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Pnobscott.  Glen Osborn and family, Banner Johnson and family left last week for Virgie, Ky., to make their homes … Clinton Black has been ill with pneumonia .. David Allen and family have moved to the George Gastineau farm .. Virgil York was in Somerset one day last week … Ansel Griffin and Ellis Tackitt left last week to seek employment at Elwood, Ky. …. Mr. and Mrs. Clinton Adkins and Mrs. Myrtle Hart, all of Akron, O., are visiting relatives here …. Mrs. Chester Blankenship and children spent the weekend with her parents … The friends of Isaac Action, of Good Hope, are sorry to hear of his death … Mr. Murphy Surber has returned from Indiana … Mr. and Mrs. Virgil York and little son and Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Smith were visitors at Freeland Osborn's Sunday … Mr. Ernest Herrin is moving to Eubank .. Mrs. Andrew Long was accidentally shot last week … Mr. and Mrs. James York of Etna were visitors at his brother's, Virgil York Sunday night.

Wilson Chapel.  Corn gathering, butchering and hunting is the most common now in this community … Sister Bruner filled her appointment at Wilson Chapel Sunday .. Chester Wilson and Frank Manning were among the visitors at Q.J. Wilson's Sunday … Hollis Wilson and wife are enjoying their little home very much at this place since having been in Detroit for the past year.

Bent.  Rev. J.W. Steele has returned home from Lion Creek where he has been holding a revival meeting for the past two weeks, with eleven additions to the church … Mr. and Mrs. Earl Randall visited her parents Saturday and Sunday … Miss Alpha Phelps was the guest of Miss Lexie Steele on Thursday …. Lewis Mounce has purchased a mare from Bartley Phelps for $125 … Mit Adkins is home from Indianapolis, Ind. …. Miss Alpha Phelps spent the later part of the week with her grandmother Mrs. Nancy Erp …. Mrs. Lucy Hunt of Drum visited her sister Mrs. M.A. Phelps, Saturday and Sunday … Sherman Randall is home from Ft. Collins, Colo. … Ladle Adkins of Montana is visiting relatives here … Miss Ola Stogsdill has returned to Cincinnati, Ohio, after a week's visit with her parents, J.D. Stogsdill.

Ruth.  The two weeks revival conducted by Rev. Hudson at Clay Hill closed Sunday with sixteen additions to the church .. The ordinance of baptism was observed Sunday by Rev. Reece … Chas. Ping and family of Somerset attended the church at Clay Hill Sunday and took dinner with W.H. Tomlinson's … Mrs. C. Hines of Bloomington, Ill., visited her sister Mrs. W.H. Tomlinson Sunday … Miss Dessa Tomlinson has returned from Norwood, Ohio .. OscarWaddle and Miss Ardie Hargis surprised their many friends by getting married on the 24th. We wish them a long and happy life … Chas. L. Gragg is erecting a new barn on his premises

Pleasant Hill.  Miss Oval Humble has returned home form visiting with relatives at Dogwood …
The little three weeks old baby of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Girdler departed this life Nov. 22 and was laid to rest in the Vaught graveyard. We extend our deepest sympathy to the bereaved parents …..
Miss Jane Williams spent Thanksgiving with the Humble girls .. Mr. H. Roy and son were in Casey County a few days ago on business …. Mrs. Chas. Roysdon and baby of Stearns visited her parents here last week … Mr. and Mrs. Parker Tanner spent Sunday with his parents H.L. Tanner and wife …. Miss Nola Childers has returned home from Ohio, where she has been visiting for several weeks with her aunt Miss Emma Vaught … Aunt Lucy Girdler who has been quite sick for a long time, is worse at this writing … Mr. and Mrs. Nep Meece spent Sunday with relatives at Ringgold … Messrs C.F. and Marion Cundiff and sister Miss Nannie attended the funeral of Mrs. D. Cundiff Sunday afternoon at Somerset … Mrs. Julia Cash spent the weekend with Mrs. Rebecca Ford at Somerset … Will Wilson purchased a grist mill and crusher from the Baker boys at Ringgold …. Miss Lizzie Fitzpatrick of Somerset spent Saturday and Sunday with home folks … Hog killing and gathering corn is the order of the day … Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Ashley spent Sunday afternoon with Aunt Lucy Girdler … John Lay of Pine Grove has been visiting his brother A.J. Lay … Aunt Cynthia Ashley continues quite sick … Chas. Owens and son of Ringgold visited his parents Mr. and Mrs. William Owens last Sunday … E. Robinson and family returned home from Cincinnati a few days ago.

Cave Hill.  Mr. Harvey Beck and sons are ill with typhoid fever … Mr. and Mrs. W.S. Wilson spent Sunday afternoon at Ezra Smith's … Miss Janie Hurt spent the weekend with home folks at Camp Ground … There will be a pie supper here Saturday night week, the eleventh of December.  Everybody come … Milton Higgins and wife spent the weekend with their daughter Mrs. Adam Moore at Camp Ground … Misses Mary, Minnie and Hattie Wilson spent Saturday night with their sister Delphia Sipples … Miss Valina Beck is getting better .. Virgil Todd and family visited friends Sunday at Buncombe … Everybody is scared winter is coming and are trying to gather corn.

Soules Chapel.  The meeting closed Sunday on account of the weather … Miss Janie Gilmore had her school house painted inside on Friday … Mr. Lindsay Cundiff and Ralph Smith took the contract to put gravel on he Bodkins Hill … Mrs. C.B. McDowell gave a nice dinner Thanksgiving for Maude.  Those present enjoyed a good time and a splendid dinner … Mr. T.L. King sold a nice hog last week for 12 cents a pound … Miss Katherine King spent Saturday night with Helen Cundiff … Several from around here went to the baptizing at Clay Hill Sunday evening … Mr. and Mrs. Hicks of Dayton, Ohio, are visiting her parents Mr. and Mrs. Hughett … Mr. Harry Yahnig had a wreck with his car Saturday night.  No one was injured … Miss Mamie McKinzie visited Bessie Williams last week … Mr. J.W. Sears is no better at this writing … Miss Lola Hinkle spent Friday night with Joie Kidd … Bill and Rendols Jackson spent Sunday with Marshall Cundiff.

Quinton.  Miss Erie Wallace entertained a number of boys and girls Thursday night … Misses Nina Hines and Mary Silvers and Mr. John Ryan called on Mrs. Will Ryan Thursday …. Mrs. Will Ryan called on her mother Mrs. John Silvers on Wednesday … Mr. Martin Silvers of Indiana is visiting relatives here … Messrs Everett Wallace and Steve Lovell left Tuesday for Cincinnati.  Later their parents received a telegram that the boys were trying to join the army … Mr. and Mrs. Joe Hardwick are visiting Mrs. Hardwick's mother at Somerset … Will Silvers purchased from Bradley Silvers a fine dog … Mrs. Wm. Flynn called on Mrs. Tom Silvers on Thursday … Mr. Wm. Flynn was at Jack Garland's Tuesday on business … Marshall East purchased from Robert Copenhaver a fine horse … Mrs. Ida Colyer will preach at the Holiness church Friday and Saturday nights, Sunday also … Robert and Chas. Hardwick of Somerset were here Thanksgiving hunting.

Catherine.  We are having some rainy weather around here at present … Chas. Hammons is very poorly at this time … Alvin Wilson and Virtie Wilson visited Clate Gosser's Sunday … Mrs. Molly Luttrell visited Mr. A. Godberry's Saturday …. The mumps have broken out in the Pine Top school … The boys had a fine time Thanksgiving day hunting around here … Tilman Otcern spent Sunday with Eary Pitman at Mr. Will Pitman's.

Parkers Lake.  Jas. O. Tunstall, who has been ill for some time, is no better …. Cross Tie Inspector M. Davis was here last week taking up cross-ties … P.P. Walker was in Somerset Sunday … Mrs. Nora Souleyret and little son Louis spent Saturday evening with the Rev. W.T. Cook and family … J.D. Erskine is having a new dwelling house erected for his mother.  It is located near his own home .. Miss Ava Sellers enjoyed her Thanksgiving dinner with friends at William Siding .. Sidney Wood our teacher spent Saturday night at Pine Knot with his family … Mrs. Joe Walker and little daughters Audrey and Blanche, spent two or three days the first of the week with her sister in Somerset … Lou Souleyret is at home from Danville for a week or two …. Mrs. M.H.  Tredway and baby were at Greenwood Sunday ..  Smith Morris spent Saturday night at Whitley City with his family … Alonzo Erskine of Ohio is here with his brother J.D. Erskine … Mrs. Nora Souleyret and Miss Sallie Cook visited the J.O. Tunstall family last week … John Peters moved to this farm last week.  John Freeman immediately occupied the house vacated by Mr. Peters, and Chas. Walker will occupy the house vacated by Mr. Freeman .. P.P.  Walker plans to build a new dwelling house on the Maxwell place, which is about a mile and a half from here .. The Odd Fellows had meetings here the last two Saturday nights and initiated a candidate each time.  They do believe in keeping the goat busy … "Uncle" Tom Smith is building a house on P.P. Walker's place, but is ill so much of the time that he is getting along very slowly.  He will move to it when completed … We have a good Sunday school with a large attendance every Sunday .. Our sheriff, George Walker, was here one day last week on business.  Mr. Caddell, our assessor, was also here one day on business … O. Walker, Lloyd Looper, Clayton Ridenour and Virgil Sloan allowed themselves the pleasure of a hunting trip last week and came home loaded down with game … A.H. Vanhook was in Burnside last Wednesday … Ray Farris visited relatives at Greenwood last week … The well drillers who were drilling a well for P.P. Walker had bad luck.  Just as they finished the well they broke their drill off in the bottom of the well and all efforts to dislodge the broken machinery have failed ... Another Thanksgiving Day has vanished into the past.  We have a number of things for which to be thankful that we shall not attempt to make a list of them; should we do so, and our editor consented to print it, he would have to publish an extra edition of our good paper which might lessen his list of thankfulness.

Waterloo.  George Emerson is moving to the property of E. Schoolcraft …. Miss Willie Rainwater visited Dorothy and Mary Hunley Thursday night … Mr. and Mrs. Ed Doss and daughter, Thelma, spent Thursday with her parents A.W. Rainwater …. Estill Yaden and wife of Illinois are here with her brother who is ill with pneumonia … Mr. Oscar Collins visited at Everet Allen's Monday night … Hershel Henderson has moved to Ingle … Martha Emerson visited at her daughters Wednesday night … Garfield Coley left Wednesday for Lexington … Wesley Collins spent Thursday at Everet Allen's … Walter Dye, who has been sick for some time, is slowly improving … Helen and Stella Rainwater visited their grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Fount Maupins Thursday night … Mrs. Ada Simpson of Oil Center visited her sister Miss Mary Rainwater from Friday until Sunday …

Cecil, the little son of R. Cooper, who has been seriously ill for some time, died Friday night.  He was laid to rest in the New Hope Cemetery Sunday …
Parlee Rainwater visited her sister Saturday …. Clarence Rainwater visited Dave Allen Sunday night.

Ingle.  Gathering corn is the order of the day in this part … Dewey Pennington of Dry Ridge was in this part Saturday and Sunday … Dave Allen of Montana is in this vicinity visiting relatives … John Meaders of Russell Springs was in our neighborhood Tuesday … L. Bradley purchased a fine horse from J.W. Kissee for $130 on Monday … Fount Sayers sold two fine hogs to Henry Griffin for 11 cents per lb. … M. Schoolcraft, son and two daughters, took dinner Thanksgiving with Mrs. Francis Dick … Tom Pitman went to Russell County the fore part of the week on business … Mrs. Della Schoolcraft is on the sick list … Mrs. Fannie Dick visited Mrs. Samantha Schoolcraft Friday evening … Henry Dick took a load of apples to Mr. Tom Gossett's Thursday …. Mrs. Floy Kissee is no better at this writing .. Mrs. Elizabeth Allen is no better at this time … Mr. Dick Kissee is very poorly with paralysis … Dr. Brent Weddle was in this vicinity a few days ago visiting the sick.

Science Hill.  Miss Thelma Hines left last Monday for her school at Trevecca College .. Mr. and Mrs. Chester Hall and baby Ollis, of Buncombe, spent Thanksgiving with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W.R. Robbins … Mr. D Wise and son Chester recently of Cincinnati, spent Saturday night with his uncle J.C. Adams … Harvey Fletcher and Florence Hall were quietly married Saturday night at the home of Mrs. J.E. Bryant and left Sunday for a honeymoon trip to her sister, Mrs. Dewitt Adams in Toledo, Ohio … Mr. and Mrs. George Webb (nee Lelia Bastain) returned here Saturday from their honeymoon trip to Toledo, Ohio … Mrs. Warren Baugh of Mt. Zion spent one night last week with her son W.M. Baugh.

Mangum.  Everybody is about through gathering corn in this vicinity … Johnson Dick and family were Sunday guests of Henderson Wesley's … Geo. Thompson was the guest of J.D. Hall Sunday night … Mary Eliza Dick and Jordan Roy were married Sunday … Kelly Wesley and family were guests of Mitchell Wesley Sunday … A. Spaw and wife were guests of Alfred Wesley Wednesday evening … Plymp Dick was the guest of Will Hall Sunday .. Ellen Wesley visited her sister Mrs. Lilly Dick Friday .. Rotie Wesley visited her father-in-law James Wesley Thursday …. Emaline Dick was the guest of George Dick and family on Sunday … A.C. Wesley has returned from the Lynch mines, where he has been at work for some time … John Waters purchased a mule from Frank Dick for $100 … John Waters has moved with his son, Louis Waters, where he will make his future home … Ira Mofield has moved back to this part of the country again … Several of the boys attended the singing at King Bee Sunday.

Delmar.  The wedding  bells are ringing here again, this time for Miss Gradie Simpson and Mr. Earl Barker, and Miss Edith Taylor and Dock Barker … Miss Hazel Muse was the guest of Misses Ella and Lina Vanhosier … A.M. Brown made a business trip to Somerset on Thursday … Miss Thelma Sloan visited her parents last Saturday and Sunday … L. Brown has returned to his home in Burgin after a visit with relatives and friends here … Coda Floyd left Saturday for Ohio … J.C. Taylor made a business trip to Somerset Friday …. Gertrude Floyd visited her father, Mr. J.F. Floyd Friday … Beatrice Fitzgerald was the Sunday afternoon guest of Miss Hazel and Glen Muse.

Pisgah.  Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Elliott and children, Mrs. Callie Bodkins and little daughter, Lucille of Somerset, spent the day Thanksgiving with Mr. and Mrs. Woods Cowan .. Miss Thelma Claunch visited Miss Francis Harney Friday … Mr. and Mrs. Lum Harvey called on Mr. and Mrs. Sam Waddle Thursday … Mrs. Nan Gholson visited relatives in Wayne County last week …. Mrs. Will Hardgrove and children left on Thursday for Indiana, where they will make their future
home.  Mr. Hardgrove will join them in a few weeks … Mrs. D.S. Claunch visited Mrs. Sam Cowan Wednesday … Mrs. E.S Heaton is on the sick list … Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Anderson and children spent Sunday with Mrs. Bill White … Mr. and Mrs. D.S. Claunch visited Mr. and Mrs. E.S. Heaton Sunday … Miss Mabel Claunch called on Misses Emma and Mary Cowan Thursday … Misses Mae and Maud
Frisbie visited Miss Thelma Claunch Saturday … Mrs. O.B. Vaughn spent Thanksgiving in Danville, the guest of her daughter, Mrs. Chas. Oatt.

Mt. Zion.  Rev. Marion Baugh filled his regular appointment at Mt. Zion Sunday … Ed Baugh of Eubank has been visiting his grandmother Sarah Baugh … Howard Light is in Tennessee visiting is children … Mrs. Bettie Lester is still improving … Delmar and Ray Baugh of Science Hill visited their grandmother Sarah Baugh on Thanksgiving Day … Ollie Vaught sold T.E. Godby a Jersey cow for $60 … Fonsie Haggard and family visited J.M. Dunsmore and family Sunday evening … J.T. Adams is working for Mrs. Grace Adams … Mat Hines and wife and Uncle Dick Lester and wife visited J.J. Lester's on Thanksgiving … Sam Lester and family visited Geo. Crawford and family Thanksgiving … Ada Hines and sister are staying at Beech Grove at present … Mrs. Nettie Flynn visited Mrs. Allie Abbott Sunday.

Grade.  Farmers are all trying to finish gathering their corn .. J.S. Hines went to Mt. Victory Saturday to put in Dr. Browning a new telephone … Chas. Brinson of Somerset has been visiting relatives here … Several from here attended the Teachers Association at Colo School last Friday … Wash Mounce, of Poplarville, is moving on John Smiley's place .. Will Edwards of Poplarville was at Sam Hines last Friday evening on business … Silas Baker has gone back to work for his brother Chas. Baker of Colo … John Hargis of Boyce County was visiting his parents J.F. Hargis and family Sunday night … P.F. Baker was in Somerset Monday on business … James R. Sears of Dykes attended church at White Lily Sunday.

Shafter.  Mrs. Willis Rainwater visited the home of Rev. Jones Sunday ... Coleman Jones and Raymond Gossett visited home folks here last weekend … Bill Lee and Orville and Jarvis Burton visited John Owens Sunday morning … Whooping cough is prevalent in this vicinity … Dan Smith and family are very much pleased with their new home recently purchased from Saint Vaughn … There was a double wedding at the home of Rev. Jacob Mayfield Thanksgiving Day, when Miss Grady Simpson and Earl Barker and Miss Edith Taylor and Dock Barker were united in marriage.  The brides are lovable young ladies while the grooms are very desirable young men.  We extend best wishes for a long and happy wedded life.

Wilson Chapel.  Sister Bruner filled her appointment at Wilson Chapel Sunday morning and Sunday night. There was a large attendance Sunday night … Mrs. A.G. Wilson and Sister Brunner visited Mrs. George Wesley on Monday morning … M.F. Wilson and little daughter Maud, visited at A.J. Wilson's with quite a bunch of young folks Tuesday afternoon.

Irvins Store.  Gathering corn, cutting wood and butchering hogs is the order of the day around here … Mrs. Bertha Gosser, who has been sick for some time, remains about the same, very low … Mrs. Josie McBeath of Danville, Ky., is visiting her brother and sisters here … Lester Smith is in Indiana visiting his father, Tom Smith … Festus Wade and family motored to Russell Springs Sunday to visit his sister Ada Tarter … Mrs. Lucy Cooper is quite ill with an abscess on her lungs … Truesdale Wilson and wife of Nancy were here this week to see her mother Mrs. Cooper … Dr. J.B. Tarter and family of Russell Springs visited her brother T.B. Wade and family last Sunday … M.W. Cooper and daughter were up from Russell Springs last Friday to see his mother Mrs. Lucy Cooper … Mrs. Rosa Smith was shopping at Irvins Store last week … The little son of James Gaskin is quite ill .. H.L. Wade sold a nice bunch of hogs to Mr. Evan Turpin for $213 … Victora Wade has news from her sister, Mrs. Mary Gepson, now in LaBelle, Fla., saying she has a new girl baby, Shirley Walker … Mrs. Norman is improving and will soon be out again … The meetings at Perryville closed last night … Londo Meece and wife of Parks Ridge visited relatives here last Sunday … Most everyone around here has a cold.

SMr. Everett Pumphrey has moved to his new ingleton.  farm Singleton and Gertie Osborn visited Mr. … Ester James Anderson's last Sunday evening … Mark Riner and wife and daughter, Mr. H.B. Singleton and wife, Mrs. Lester Osborn and two daughters visited Mr. Henry Singleton's Sunday M.N. Ingram visited her mother last Monday … Mrs. …Singleton bought a fine red Duroc hog from Mr. Henry Pumphrey … The school is progressing nicely at this place and all report a good year and seem to be sorry the school is so near a close … There was an entertainment at Clear Fork school house on Thanksgiving Day …. Farmers are all busy gathering corn in this vicinity .. Miss Fannie Michal bought a fine fat hog and butchered it last week …  Hanley Singleton killed a nice young beef cow a few days ago.


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