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|Bank Elections Held
Tuesday. Same Officers Are Returned at Two
Banks. The First National Bank, The Farmers
National Bank, all of Somerset, re-elected all directors
and officers at the annual meeting of the stockholders
held Tuesday afternoon. The officers of the First
National Bank are: J.M. Richardson, President; Joe H.
Gibson, Cashier; and E.M. Waddle, Assistant
Cashier. The Directors are: J.M. Richardson, C.L.
Tartar, V.P. Smith, John W. Anderson, Ben V. Smith, L.B.
Lowenthal, R.G. Richardson, E.M. Waddle, and J.H. Gibson.
The Farmers National Bank officers are: A.W. Cain,
Dr. W.M. Price, Vice President; Thomas Prather, Vice President; John C. Ogden, Cashier; and Edgar Murrell, Assistant Cashier. The Directors are: A.W. Cain, Dr. W.M. Price, Thomas Prather, John C. Ogden, Edgar Murrell, Dr. L.I. Farmer, W.F. Wilson, E.T. Wesley, and W.B. Morrow. The stockholders of The Citizens National Bank elected the following Directors: D.E. Denton, C.D. Stigall, J.W. Campbell, R.L. Brown, W.J. Brinkley, V.D. Roberts, W.D. Gover, M.L. Gover, W.A. Moore and A.A. Basham. The directors met Wednesday and elected the following officers: D.E. Denton, President; C.D. Stigall, Vice President; A.A. Basham, Cashier; J. Ernest Sears, Assistant Cashier; and Lewis E. Waddle, Bookkeeper. Mr. Brinkley is a new director. Somerset can well be proud of its three financial institutions. They are all strong institutions and are ably officered. The combined deposits of the three banks runs over two and a half million dollars. The deposits of the First National runs around $1,700,000.00, the Farmers National $700,000.00, and the Citizens National, the youngest of the three, about $255,000.00. The Citizens is not quite a year old.
Was Here. Assistant State Inspector T. Morrow, Jr., was in Somerset Saturday. Mr. Morrow is in Danville this week examining the books of county officials there.
Fiscal Court. The Pulaski County Fiscal Court was in session last week for three days. All members were present. Sheriff Weddle filed a list of delinquent tax payers. Judge Tartar and Magistrate Tartar were appointed a committee to go over the list and arrange for the sale. The jailer was allowed $600.00 for taking care of the Courthouse for 1921. Judge Tartar and Magistrate Hail were appointed a committee to check over the account of the Treasurer for 1920.
Paper. Mr. Elijah Logan today presented the
Advocate with a copy
Licenses Issued By The County Clerk Run Over Three
Hundred. Some Out. There are still quite a
few auto owners who have not paid their 1921 license to
County Clerk Langdon. All auto licenses were due
January 1, but Governor Morrow extended the time ten days
which made Monday the last day to drive your machine on a
1920 tag. Up to Monday, Mr. Langdon had issued 314
passenger licenses, 51 truck licenses, 56 chauffeur
licenses, six dealer's licenses and four for
motorcycles. There is no question but what there
angel with its silent tread entered the home of Mr. James
|In Foreign Waters. Mrs.
William Pettus received a message from her son, Bryan, on
Christmas eve stating that he was on his way to
Constantinople with the American fleet. Bryan has
just recently returned from a cruise to Africa.
Summershine. Mrs. Elizabeth Summershine, age 69 years, widow of Martin Summershine, died at her home in South Somerset Tuesday afternoon. Funeral services were held Thursday and interment followed in the city cemetery.
Henderson - Mercer. Mr. Everett Henderson of Nancy, and Miss Anna Mercer of Pleasant Hill, were united in marriage Sunday, January 9th, at 1:30 o'clock, at the home of the bride's parents. Rev. J.M. Harmon officiating. Mr. Henderson is a very fine young man and a successful farmer of Nancy. The bride is a daughter of Walter Mercer, and a highly educated young lady, and is loved by all who know her. The bride looked lovely in her charming gown of blue satin with white beading. The bridesmaids and groomsmen were Mr. and Mrs. Crawford Mercer, Mr. and Mrs. Parker Tanner. Many friends gathered to
witness the ceremony. After the wedding the happy couple with many friends accompanying them, took leave for his home near Nancy. We wish them all the joy and happiness that life can afford.
Burned. Friends in this city of Rev. Dr. J.V. Logan
will be sorry to hear that he was badly burned a few days
ago by the explosion of a gas furnace that had just been
installed in his home on Crescent Hill, in
Louisville. He was thrown some distance and burned
about the head and chest, but his injuries are not
dangerous, but quite painful. Dr. Logan was at one
time pastor of the Presbyterian Church in Somerset.
A.R. Wallace With Denney & Dodson. During this week Mr. A.R. Wallace, who has been with J.E. Lawhorn, undertaker, assumed his duties as funeral director and embalmer with Denney & Dodson on Mt. Vernon St. Mr. Wallace is a competent and efficient funeral director and embalmer and Messrs Denney & Dodson are better prepared now than ever to render service to those needing the assistance of a funeral director. Having been here but one year, Mr. Wallace has made many friends both in the city and in the country, who are glad to know that he will remain here to administer to them in the same careful manner when they need his services as he has in the past. Mr. Lawhorn will personally conduct his undertaking establishment, he being a licensed embalmer, and understands the undertaking business thoroughly
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