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Archives 09-28-2010

ABrief Review of 1956 in Overton and Pickett Counties

BIRTHDAY CLUB: June 25: Gladys Myers, Mrs. Elina Linder, Willadean Stover, Roger Winningham, Richard Winningham, Emit Bilbrey. June 26: Clara Belle Little, Betty Jo Smotherman: Brenda Jolly. June 27: Sibby Averitt, Genola Lewis. June 28: Jerrye Sue Myers, Mrs. Loyd Speck, Rebecca Lou Oakley, James Garrett, James Samuel Long, Claudette Hood. June 29: Beryl Little. June 30: Paul Ledbetter.
Mrs. Johnny Dickerson and daughter have returned to Detroit after visiting relatives in Livingston.
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Lee Bilbrey and family of Florida visited his father, Mr. Sammy Bilbrey, over the weekend.
Mrs. Etta Coleman of Crossroads visited Mrs. Montie Hodges last week.
Mr. and Mrs. Earl May of Nashville visited his sister, Mrs. John Culberson and Mr. Culberson last Thursday and Friday.
Rodney Webb is on tour of the west with his uncle, E.B. Baldwin of Nashville. They plan to tour Washington state, Montana and Oregon.
Mrs. and Mrs. A.Q. Verble and children are in Georgia on vacation.
Ruby Edens of Greenville, N.C. is visiting relatives in Livingston.
Mrs. Sid Almonrode is in the hospital, where she underwent surgery. She is doing nicely.
Mr. and Mrs. Shirley Bilbrey bought a home in west Livingston and have moved here from Akron, Ohio.
Mr. and Mrs. Billy Benson of Shreveport, La. spent Tuesday with Mr. and Mrs. Benson and Barbara Sue.
Lynn and Roxanne Garrison are visiting their grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Lynn, in Cookeville.
Mrs. A.L. Dean spent last week in Knoxville with her sister, Mrs. Tom Windham.
Lamoine and Elaine Apple are visiting their grandparents in Smith County.
Mr. and Mrs. J.D. Smith of Rome, Ga. spent this weekend with Mr. and Mrs. Roy H. Smith.
Mrs. P.W. Maynord, Mrs. W.A. Ownsby, Allie Maynord and Mrs. W.O. Sellers were Sunday dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. James Lane in Nashville.
Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Randolph and Mr. and Mrs. Guy Watson of Cleburne, Texas were the guests of the Velvo Story family Friday and Saturday.
Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Eubank and son, Gary, visited his mother, Mrs. Willie Maud Eubank, last Thursday night.
Mrs. Edd Pryor and Mrs. Horace Myers visited Mrs. Myers mother, Mrs. Edd Smith, in Cookeville.
Nancy Smith of Cookeville spent last week with Jerrye Sue Myers.
Mr. and Mrs. A.B. Ledbetter have a new baby boy born Monday, June 11.
Robert Young is in St. Louis on business.
Lady Ann Admissions: Livingston: Georgia Margaret Ledbetter, Francis Anderson, Joyce Smith, Alva Fisk, Etchell Almonrode, Albert Evans, Bell Brown, Roxie Winton, Elle Joyce Gabbard, Mrs. Eddie Smith, Eardean Smith, Gerald Arney, Joyce Copeland, Charlie B. Webb, James Norrod, Vallie Webb. Byrdstown: Maxine Goodworth, Austin Zachery, Ada Cross. Celina: Rose Lee Hilton, Bonnie Tinsley, Bailey Station, George Weaver, Mamie Hayes.
“I know that you believe you understand what you think I said, but I’m not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant.” Harlan Ellison.


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