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Archives 07-21-2010

1956 In Overton And Pickett Counties

PUCKETT & WEBB: Boys Sandals, $1.75; Boy’s Dungarees, size 4 to 12, $1.69; Children’s Dresses, $2.98 up; Shoes, Straps, Slipons, $1.98 up. Byrdstown, Harlan Lewis, Mgr.
FOR ROCKERFELLER REDUCING DIET: Dextrose, $1.25 lb. and Morton’s Corn Oil , 60 cents for 5 ounces. WE HAVE BOTH. Air Conditioned, Livingston, Phone TA 3-4275. ELEY REXALL DRUGS. Good health to all from Rexall.
LEVI’S are here! Come and get ‘em, $3.98! HOLMANS Dependable Merchandise, Livingston, Waist sizes 26 to 36.
: Miracle Whip, 49 cents qt. jar; Bliss Coffee by makers of Maxwell House, 89 cents lb.; Pure Lard, 4 lb. carton, 59 cents; 10 lbs sugar, 99 cents; Duncan Hines Cake Mixes, white or yellow, 25 cents 20 ounce box; Lettuce, large crisp heads, 19 cents; Bananas, golden yellow, 2 lbs. 25 cents; Peaches, Argo Brand, no. 2 ½ can 29 cents; PET BRAND, evaporated milk, 3 tall cans 42 cents; nonfat dry milk, makes 4 qts., 29 cents.
RECAP!!! Get NEW TIRE MILES at Half NEW TIRE COST. DOAK TIRE CO. East Main Street, Phone 257R, Livingston.
. WIN A COLLEGE EDUCATION. Choose any college in the United States. Two 1st Prizes: 4 year college scholarships. Two 2nd Prizes: 2 year college scholarships. Four 3rd prizes: Elna Sewing Machines. One hundred 4th prizes: Season’s supply of Bates Disciplined Fabric, 25 yards of each winner’s choice. Bates pays tuition up to $1,000 per year. Get all the details in our piece-goods department today. You might be a Grand Prize winner. KEISLING’S CLOTHING, Byrdstown.
JUST COME AS YOU ARE. There’s no need for you to “fix up” because you have some business at our bank. Come as you are because we are used to hard working people. And we’ll work hard to see that your needs are taken care of right. UNION BANK & TRUST CO., Livingston, Tennessee.
Dress Up Your Watch With A New Watch Band. E.B. GRAY JR., Jeweler, Livingston, Dial TA3-6373.
GERIATRIC ELIXIR, A Fortified Therapeutic Vitamin Formula, only $2.98. LANSDEN-COWARD DRUG CO. Livingston, Tennessee. Walgreen Agency.
FORD goes first
. We want you to test the power that rocketed Ford to a 500-mile stock car record at Indianapolis, the go that won the grand prize at the NASCAR’S Daytona Championship. We’ll put you either in a Ford Six or a mighty V-8 with up to 225 h.p. at your disposal. McCormick Motor Company, Livingston, Tenn. Phone TA3-4472.
WELDING. BARLOW BROTHERS. Phone TA3-6371. Livingston.
’? Don’t be a dumb bunny. Open To Serve You. THE YELLOW KITCHEN, South Church, Mrs. Hazle Griffith, Mgr.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. ---- Benjamin Franklin.

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