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G.W. New and wife spent Sunday evening with C.M.
Keith. Mrs. Mary Owens and children visited C.M.
Keith Sunday. Frona Owens spent Saturday night with
her cousin, Myrtle Nevels. Dora New visited Ethel
Nevels Sunday. Clara Keith and sister visited their
grandparents Sunday. Myrtle Nevels was the guest of
Dora New Sunday night. Mr. and Mrs. J.S. Jones
visited their father Sunday evening. Miss Bertha
Casada is visiting her sister Mrs. Sarah Nevels.
She will start back to Cincinnati shortly. Miss
Louisa Nevels and daughter visited their mother
Friday. Miss Nerva Owens visited her uncle G.W. New
Sunday night. C.M. Keith is on the sick list and no
better at present. We had a nice singing class and
nice music Sunday night at G.W. New's. Rev. W.R.
New visited Rev. R.T. Hughes Sunday. John M. Nevels
will return home Friday from Exodus. Ethel Nevels
was home on a visit Saturday night and Sunday. Etna
New of Wayne County visited her parents Wednesday
Cedar Knob. Born to the home of Nelan Weddle, a girl, February 3. Miss Flossie Esley of Science Hill visited her grandfather Mr. Tom Wesley at this place last week. Misses Anna and Colletta Baugh were guests of Mrs. Charles Moore Wednesday. Mrs. Littie Waddle visited her mother, Mrs. Silas Phelps, Friday. Chas. Cash and family are moving to their new home. Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Haste visited Mr. Pete Sneed Sunday. Mrs. Mary Apple and daughter
Gladys visited David Haggard and family Sunday evening. Miss Isla Wesley is visiting her sister at Science Hill this week. Mrs. G.M. Gadberry is improving nicely at this writing. Hester Apple has returned home after visiting her brother at Argyle last week.
Ruth. Mr. Joe Warren has purchased a gasoline engine for a saw mill. Mr. Arthur Gragg and Perry Glove purchased a nice team from Bratcher Gragg, known as Roxie and Ben. Tom Hughes and Joe Warren will begin to build up the pike between Ruth post office and Somerset. Miss Katherine King entertained
Saturday night with a delicious supper. Among those present were Miss Nora Meece, Mag Eldridge, Harry Yahnig, Leonard Meece, and Mr. Paulin, of the Cumberland Sanitarium. Mrs. Cora Gragg and Mrs. Flora Meece visited home folks near Plato Saturday and Sunday. Mr. Green Warren of Indianapolis, Ind., was with home folks Sunday and Monday. Uncle Berry Smith traded his fine mare to James Bolten for two Jennies. Miss Stella James, Raymond James and Harry Yahnig called on Miss Mag Eldridge Sunday afternoon.
Ansel. The singing at Wilson Chapel will begin Saturday night, Feb. 12. Instructor Geo. Thompson will conduct the singing. Chas. Girdler spent Sunday with Ansel Smith. W.R. Easterly, who has been quite ill for several days, is some better at this writing. Mrs. Ella Vaught visited her father, W.S. Campbell Saturday night. Mrs. Eubert Wesley and children visited Mrs. Stanley Wilson Thursday. Mary and Martha Wilson spent Sunday night with Mrs. J.D. Sipples. G.S. Smith spent Sunday afternoon with Lafe Smith. Miss Mary Price visited Mrs. J.E. Wilson Sunday and Sunday night. Earl Wilson spent Saturday night with Don Easterly. The Misses Martha Wilson and Lillian Smith visited Mrs. A.J. Wilson Friday.
Quinton. We are having some fine weather here. Messrs James and Larry Rutherford visited their sister Mrs. Lewis Flynn Thursday. Miss Hattie Brown, of Ferguson, has been visiting relatives and friends here and her cousin, Miss Bessie Silvers, accompanied her home Wednesday. Rev. Turner delivered an excellent sermon Sunday morning at Lovell Chapel. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Gibson entertained a number of young folks Tuesday evening. Those entertained were Earl Lovell, Willie Silvers, Harvey Gover, Chris Alexander, Lee Gibson, Larry Rutherford, Rufus Noe and Roy Lovell. Misses Ottie and Stella Harmon of Kidder, visited their aunt Mrs. Rufus Hardwick, Friday night. Miss Desda Flynn spent Saturday night and Sunday with her cousin, Mary Silvers. Miss Thelma Mayfield was the Sunday and Sunday night guest of her cousin, Mrs. Willie Ryan. Mrs. Sarah Silvers called on Mrs. Zelma Flynn Thursday. Mrs. Bob Lovell and son, Gylse, spent Thursday with her sister Mrs. Delia Simpson. Mary Silvers called on her aunt Mrs. Don Wallace Thursday afternoon. Mrs. Betty Clinton visited Mrs. Sarah Wallace Wednesday. Misses Mary Garrett, Laura Colyer and Leslie Owens and Mr. Everett Wallace took the common school diploma examination at Burnside Friday and Saturday. Mr. Grover Flynn spent Sunday afternoon at Mr. Willie Ryan's. Mrs. James Thompson was the Thursday guest of Mrs. Lue Thompson. Quite a few boys spent Thursday evening with Mr. Chas. Turpen.
Rev. Hall filled his appointment at Cuba Church Saturday
night and Sunday. Mrs. Mattie Harmon and Mrs. Maud
Trivett and little son were visiting Mrs. J.B. Gragg last
Monday. They also spent the day Tuesday with Mrs.
Wm. Jenkins. Bruce Estes and Miss Dewey McMullin
surprised their friends last Thursday by going to
Somerset and getting married. We wish them a long
and happy journey through life. They left Friday
for Indiana to make their future home. Mrs. Altha
Singleton of Somerset was home last week on a short
visit. M.N. Griffin and family spent the day
Tuesday with Mrs. Griffin's brother, Fonzie Surber, and
family. Several from here attended Green McMullins
sale of merchandise last Tuesday. Fred Trivett was
in Somerset one day last week. Master Lewis Estes
has been suffering quite a bit with an attack of ear
ache. Also has Master Edward Jenkins been suffering
with ear ache. Uncle Sam Harrington is feeling some
better at this writing. Mrs. W.R. York returned to
the home of her son, Henry, at this place Sunday, after a
two weeks stay at the sanitarium at Somerset. We
are glad to know she is improving so nicely. Rev.
John Todd and wife, M.N. Griffin and family, were
visitors at Jas. E. Todd and family Thursday of last
week. Mr. and Mrs. A.L. Harmon of Science Hill,
were visiting their daughter Mrs. Wm. Jenkins here one
day last week. Mr. and Mrs. Elisha Griffin were
Charlie Doolin and Marce Thompson spent Monday night with
Hubert Smith. J.L. Burton made a business trip to
Somerset Friday. Wm. Logsdon and wife visited his
parents Saturday night. Chas. B. Thompson, who has
been absent from home, visited his mother at Flat Lick
Sunday. Mrs.Jerry Watson left Friday for
Kansas. Mrs. McPhurn who has been sick for some
time, is improving. Bill Todd of Todd, Ky., visited his
sister at Plato, Friday. Virgil Logsdon visited his
aunt, Anna Randolph, Friday and Saturday. Miss
Arnold, who has been on the sick list this week, is
better. J.H. Logsdon sold his tobacco to W.J.
DeBord Saturday for 15 cents a pound. Jack Debord
and Sallie Hurst were married Tuesday. We wish them
a long and happy life. Sallie Logsdon visited her
sister at Woodstock last week. Grover Lawrence had
a sale Friday and everything went high, and he is going
to Oklahoma. Mr. Barker visited the home of Mr.
Pennington Sunday. Sunday was the regular meeting
day at Mt. Pleasant. Services were held by Rev.
Arning. Mrs. McPhurn and children spent Sunday with Mr. Whitaker. Martha and Lemo Whitaker and Iva McPhurn spent Sunday evening with J.H. Logsdon.
Tick Ridge. The farmers are taking advantage of what few plow days we have and are preparing for the corn and oats crops. Mr. D.A. Wilson and wife were the guests of Russ Wilson Sunday. Mr. G.T. Weddle and wife visited Mr. Silas Wilson Sunday. Mr. John V. Garner was the guest of D.A. Wilson Tuesday night. Mr. Joe Vaughn and family visited Mr. Silas Dause Friday night. Mrs. J.N. Combest and Mrs. Logan Roy were the guests of Mrs. A. Hunley Sunday. Mrs. G.M. McKinley is with her sick mother, Mrs. Hulda Wilson, who is very ill at this writing. Hobart and Willie Wilson were the guests of Beach Combest Sunday. Miss Versie Hunley was the guest of Miss Mae Combest Saturday night and Sunday. Mrs. Mary J. Vaughn was the guest of Mrs. Lena Wilson Tuesday evening. Mrs. Mary Hunley is on the sick list at this writing. Mr. Marshall Vaughn will hold a sale February 15th. Mr. Vaughn and family will leave for Illinois soon. Mr. John Garner was the guest of Mr. Geo Roberts Saturday night. Mr. B.F. Weddle and wife were in Somerset Sunday visiting their son, Leo, and other relatives. The school will close at Liberty this week with a writing practice.
Sloans Valley. Mrs. Green Lewis and two sons visited relatives in Oakdale, Tenn., the latter part of last week. Miss Georgia T. Lewis is visiting her sister, Mrs. Jerry Spears, at Madisonville. John Dugan was in Somerset last week. Mrs. Margaret Haynes was the guest of her daughter Mrs. Clay Vest last Friday. Mr. and Mrs. Blain Haynes are entertaining a big boy in their home. The people in general are glad of R.L. Haynes announcement for Jailer. He is sure to win. Everyone is getting ready for farming around here. R.L. and Clarence Haynes were in Somerset last week on business. Cloda Haynes is visiting her grandmother Mrs. Bill Haynes. Miss Cora Griffis is missed by many of her friends in Sloans Valley.
Ingle. Plowing has stopped this
week on account of rainy weather. Mr. Henry Dick
went to Somerset Thursday on business. There was a
singing at Mr. E. Wilson's Wednesday evening. Mr.
G.P. Norris and family visited in Russell County
Thursday. Mr. Isaac Roysdon went to Russell Springs
on Thursday to see his daughter Mrs. John Meaders.
Mr. J.N. Combest visited at I.R. Kissee's Sunday.
Mrs. W.W. Molden of Nancy visited her sister, Mrs. Floy
Kissee Sunday. Mr. Arch Davenport swapped mules
with Wesley Eads Friday. The ten day singing closed
Sunday. Mr. A.J. Roy of Dry Ridge was in this
vicinity Sunday. Mr. Oscar Roy of Gilpin was in
this vicinity Saturday and Sunday. Mr. Herbert
Gosser of Gilpin was in this vicinity Saturday. Mr.
Homer Lane of Dry Ridge was in this part Saturday and
Sunday. Dr. Brent Weddle of Nancy was in this part
visiting the sick the fore part of the week. Dr.
H.C. Dye of Mintonville was here visiting the sick this
week. Mr. Herbert Davenport is better at this
writing. Mr. Henry Dick sold a farm to J.W. Dick
Irvins Store. Health of this community
is not so good at present. Several cases of La
Grippe, colds, etc. The little daughter of Cassius
Coffey has diphtheria. They are sure having a grand
old revival at Salem Church, conducted by Rev. James
Williams, and Rev. J.R. Girdler. We wish them a
very grand success. Mr. Estel Hopper and Miss Lucy
Hammonds were married last Wednesday. Mrs. Rosetta
Butcher and children visited her mother, Mrs. Mally
Luttrell of Pine Top last week. The meeting at
Clear Fork closed last week with 21 conversions, eleven
of which were baptized. Mr. James R. Rexroat of
West Somerset and Miss Bessie Holt of this place, were
married one day last week. Bessie is a good girl
and we regret to give her up. She will be missed
very much. Addie Anderson and wife of Ono, were
shopping at Irvine's Store last Thursday. Mr.
Gaffey, book agent from Clinton County, was through here
last week delivering books. David Butcher is
building a new dwelling house for himself. Mr. and
Mrs. C.A. Garner visited Dr. J.B. Tarter and family at
Russell Springs Saturday and Sunday.
Possum Trot. Rev. Reese was present to
fill his appointment Saturday and Sunday accompanied by
his wife. The home of J. Calhoun was destroyed by
fire Monday evening. At the present time they are
staying at George Cunningham's. Lewis Casada of
Nevelsville spent the weekend at R. Humble's.
Several from here attended the Sunday School at Ringgold
Sunday. Aunt Mary Hall of Science Hill is visiting
her sister Aunt Lucy Girdler who is very ill. Mrs.
Taylor is home now and says her daughter, Mrs. Robert
Keith, is doing nicely. Mrs. Shadoan and daughters
spent Sunday at Jack Girdler's. Miss Jessie
Pisgah. Mrs. George Reese, Mr. and Mrs. Bill White, and J.R. Garland were Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. E.S. Heaton. Mr. and Mrs. Bud Boone called on Mr. and Mrs. D.S. Claunch Saturday evening. Misses Ruth Rhoten, Nannie Claunch and Mr. Harley Claunch called on Mrs. Sam O. Cowan one day last week. Mr. and Mrs. C.O. Heaton and children and E.S. Heaton visited Mr. and Mrs. D.S. Claunch Sunday. Mr. Marion Hall of Ohio is visiting his father J.F. Hall. Mrs. Lula Frisbie and children and Misses Mabel and Thelma Claunch called on Mrs. Bud Boone Sunday afternoon. Mrs. Woods Cowan spent last week in Somerset the guest of her daughter, Mrs. George Elliott. Miss Mabel Claunch called on Misses Emma and Mary Cowan. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Leese of Ferguson spent the weekend with her mother, Mrs. Mary Gibson.
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