The Somerset Journal
The Oldest Democratic Newspaper in the Mountains of Kentucky
Feese & Williams
Somerset, Ky., Friday, July 16, 1920.
Page Two


Personal Mention.

Mr. Wm. H. Griffin of Lockland, Ohio, was in town last Saturday en route to his home after a visit to his former home near Eubank.  Mr. Griffin says he likes Ohio fine.  He is in the grocery business.

The Methodist Episcopal Sunday School held their annual picnic at Parkers Mill yesterday.

Mrs. W.F. Grinstead and daughter Mrs. Kathryn Saxby and her little daughter Jean of Louisville are guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. H.L. Nash on Hawkins Avenue and also visiting other friends in the city this week.

F.L. Davenport of Lexington was in Somerset the first of the week.

Mrs. J.C. Alcock of Danville was the guest of Mrs. R.E. Higgins Tuesday.

Mr. A.C. Day of Cleveland, Ohio, is spending several days in the city on

Messrs Hamilton Tap and Geo. Noe, Centre College students, working at Stearns during the summer, spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. R.E. Higgins.

Miss Barthenia Sallee entertained the Five Hundred Club Tuesday afternoon.  The prize was won by Mrs. Neal Waddle.  Refreshments were served.

Mr. and Mrs. W.B. Morrow and children have returned form a delightful visit in Ohio.

Ed Moore has started the foundation for his pretty new home which he will build on Harvey Hill.  He expects to have it ready for occupancy by October.

R.C. Hatfield accompanied by his brother Dr. A.A. Hatfield both of Danville, passed through Somerset Saturday en route to Russell Springs and Jabez to spend several days visiting relatives.  R.C. Hatfield is a former Pulaskian.

Mrs. A.C. Schneider and little granddaughter have returned from a pleasant visit in Russell Springs, Ky.

Rev. T.J. Porter and daughter Miss Mary of Lebanon, Ky., are visiting the family of Dr. J.A. Bolin.

Miss Lucile Donahue of Danville is visiting Miss Marietta Farrell this week.

W.E. Difford manager of the Louisville branch of the Firestone Tire and Rubber Co., was in Somerset last week looking after the interest of his company in this territory.

Mrs. Bettie Moore and son Marvin of Corbin, who have been visiting Mrs. Effie
Benton and her mother, Mrs. M.J. Brooks, returned to their home last Saturday.

Miss Lula Haynes will return to her home in Covington, Ky., Sunday, after an extended visited with friends and relatives here.

Mr. and Mrs. H.L. Nash and little daughter Dorothy Lee, will leave today for Knoxville, Tenn., to visit his parents and other relatives.

Mr. T.D. Owens and family of Aurora, Ind., are visiting at the home of his brother, W.C. Owens, on Jasper St.

The Presbyterian Sunday School picnic, which was to have been held yesterday on Fishing Creek, was postponed until a later date.

Mrs. Chas. Kratzer and children arrived this week to join Mr. Kratzer who is employed at the Commonwealth office.

Harold Gillispie of Oneida, Tenn., is spending several days with friends in the city.

Judge B.J. Bethurum and Commonwealths Attorney Flippin left Saturday for Albany, where they are holding court.

Mrs. John P. Hill left Tuesday for Paintsville, Ky., where Mr. Hill will have
headquarters for several months.

C.H. Moore has returned from McMinnville, Tenn., where he has been on

Mr. and Mrs. Warren G. Hagood, who have been visiting Mr. and Mrs. James Davis on Oak St., have returned to their home at Corbin.

Mrs. Bettie Waddle of Louisville is visiting the family of J.E. Waddle.

Mrs. Mattie Hyde of Lexington is visiting Mrs. Ellen Tomlinson this week.

Mr. and Mrs. Owen Goodloe have returned from Elixer Springs.

Mrs. Floyd P. Gaines has returned to Washington, D.C., after a visit with her mother.

Sup't. C.M. Mitchell of the Southern Railway was in the city Monday for the day.

The many friends of Thos. Prather will be glad to know that he is getting along fine and will soon be able to be out.  He was operated on last week at the Somerset Sanitarium.

Dr. Hiram S. Doolin left this week for a trip to Idaho, Yellow Stone National Park, California and other western points.  He will be gone until August 1st.

Mr. and Mrs. E.P. Buchanan returned Sunday from Elixer Springs.

Millard Hall and Mrs. Bettie Sloan came up Sunday from Oakdale, Tenn., to be with their mother Mrs. Lottie Hall who has been quite ill.

Mr. and Mrs. C.E. Kemper left last week for San Diego, Cal., after a visit with her parents Judge and Mrs. M.L. Jarvis.

Mr. and Mrs. Park Hines have returned from a visit to relatives at Connersville, Ind.

Mrs. Al Sears and children have returned from a visit to her parents at Mattoon, Ill.

Mrs. J.A. Boner and children of Glendive, Montana, arrived last week for a visit to her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Slessinger.

Mrs. George Orwin and daughter Katherine have returned from an extended visit with relatives at Cumberland, Md.

Miss Ada Gover left Saturday for a two weeks visit in the West.

Mrs. Walter K. Pettus returned to Washington, D.C., Saturday after a two weeks visit with relatives here.

Judge J.S. Cooper and son John motored to Monticello Monday on business.

Warren Rousseau of Cleveland, Ohio, is spending several days with his parents Mr. and Mrs. E.M. Rousseau.

John Bowser was down from the oil fields Sunday to be with his wife and children who are visiting her parents Judge and Mrs. V.P. Smith.

Mr. Bourne Goggin was down from Danville this week for a short stay.

Masters Reed and Bert Cundiff, attractive children of Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Cundiff, invited a few friends to a birthday party Saturday afternoon from 3 to 5.  It was quite an enjoyable affair for the little folks.

Mrs. Watson Batts of Nashville, Tenn., is visiting her parents Mr. and Mrs. J.A. Sheneman.

Will Curtis of the Central Motor Co., was in Cincinnati last weekend on business.

"Red" Roberts left last week for Louisville where he will spend the summer.

Mr. John Hill came down from Paintsville, Ky., last week.  He returned Monday.

Mrs. Anna Mourning who has been spending the past several months in Louisville, Ky., arrived this week to be with her sisters Miss Elizabeth Harvey and Mrs. George P. Sallee.

Mr. and Mrs. W.D. Brown and children left this week for a months visit in
Galveston and Dallas, Texas.

Mr. and Mrs. C.B. Miller have returned form an extended trip through the East.  They visited Washington, New York, Niagara Falls and other places of

Mr. and Mrs. A. Goldenberg have returned from a trip to Chicago and other western cities.

Max Goldenberg of Parkersburg, W. Va., is visiting his brother A. Goldenberg.

Mr. Monroe Godby of Bethelridge, Ky., is visiting his daughter Mrs. E.T. Wesley.

Captain Paul Dexheimer was in Cincinnati Monday on business.

Mr. John Moore of Greenville, Miss., is in the county visiting relatives.  Mr. Moore is a former Pulaskian but has been living in Mississippi about thirty-five years.  He has held several offices in his county and is a very prominent citizen.

Miss Martha Murry of Cincinnati, Ohio, is the guest of Miss Helen Hines this

Mrs. Wm. Hines of two children of Massachusetts are visiting her uncle Mr.
Ben P. Hines.

Mr. J.D. Erskine of Parkers Lake, Ky., was in the city Wednesday on business.

Mr. T.E. Horrell spent several days in Louisville this week.

Mrs. R.G. Hicks of Urbana, Ill., is visiting relatives here.

Mr. Claude H. Harmon of Cincinnati, Ohio, is spending his vacation with his father J.M. Harmon of the Stanford Pike.
Mrs. Stephen Jones left Sunday for Demopolis, Ala., to see her mother who is quite ill.

Burnside.  By Mrs. L.D. Nunn.  Miss Vela Vaughn of Hustonville was the guest of Miss Elsie Rankin last week … Dr. T.L. Gamblin has purchased the Academy Grove and will some time soon erect another hospital on a much larger scale than his present one … Mrs. W.S. Phillippi, son and mother, Mrs. E.C. Rankin, have returned from an extended trip through the East … A.R. Humble of Somerset was in town Thursday on business … Mr. and Mrs. C.A. Shabe of Knoxville, Tenn., were the guest of Mr. and Mrs. W.J. Davidson this weekend … Miss Madge Guinn of Somerset has accepted a position with Hoffman Bros., Co. … Wm. Dolby of Cincinnati was the guest of Geo. Parker Taylor last week … J.J. Crutcher spent Sunday with relatives in Wilmore … Dr. K.D.C. Watson of Somerset has moved his family here to make their home … J.M. Perkins was in Somerset Saturday on business … Steele Dudley, Geo. Parker Taylor and Wm. Dolby of Cincinnati left Wednesday for a two weeks camping at Camp Daniel Boone on Kentucky River … Miss Irene Kelsay of Richmond is home for a visit … Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Hockett and son of El Paso, Texas, are the guests of the Dick, Denny and Vanhook families … Mrs. John L. Burton and children are visiting in Lexington this week … Miss Aline Bryant left Thursday for a visit in Danville … The first meeting of the Union Services Sunday evening was enjoyed by a large crowed … Chautauqua coming August 5-6-7th … Jno. W. Bell of Blissville, Ark., was called home on account of the illness of his wife … Mrs. Baker Grissom and son of Erlanger are the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis at Seven Gables Hotel … R.J. Shadoan left Monday for Elixer Springs to spend his vacation … Mr. and Mrs. Morris Taylor of Danville were in town Sunday … Miss Fannie Barnett of Erlanger is visiting friends here … Mrs. L.M. True of Paris is spending 2 weeks with Mr. True at the Seven Gables Hotel … Miss Anna Lee Young of Monticello was the guest of Mrs. J.M. Lloyd Tuesday … Miss Vesta Halcomb has accepted a position as teacher in the primary department of the Science Hill school … Mrs. W.M. Spradlin is very ill … R.H. Halcomb has returned from a visit to his daughter in Indiana … Mr. and Mrs. John Fulton are visiting relatives in Ohio … J.N. Dillon spent the weekend here with his family … Miss Vesta Halcomb was in Somerset Thursday … Mrs. Lonnie Weston and children of New Castle, Ind., are visiting her parents here .. Mr. and Mrs. John Cabell and children have returned from Casey County … J.W. Johnson and wife were in Somerset Thursday … Little Irene Massey of Danville is visiting her grandmother Mrs. Bannon  … Mrs. Lizzie Evans was in Somerset Thursday … Mrs. P.T. Gundle visited in Science Hill Thursday and Friday.

Oak Hill. Miss Ova Casada visited Grace Frisbie Sunday afternoon … Carl Burton and Oscar Casada took dinner with Clay Frisbie Sunday … John Dehart is visiting his sister Mrs. J.R. Combest … Mrs. Charlie Mitchel and son, Bernard, of Florida are visiting her parents, W.F. Massey and wife … Mae Frisbie was the guest of Edna Massey and Mildred Barnett Saturday night and Sunday … Quince Neeley returned home from Texas Friday … Mrs. Dye Burton and children were Sunday guests of her aunt, Mrs. W.F. Massey … Carl Heinechie is suffering from blood poison in his hand … Zona Casada spent Saturday night and Sunday with her sister Mrs. Charlie Baker, of Somerset … Quince Neeley and family, Rendye Nicholas and Bertha Neeley visited at John Neeley's Sunday … Miss Sallie Bryant and the Frisbie children visited Mrs. Everett Gholson Sunday … Pat Jones and family visited Mrs. Carl Heinechie Sunday … Mrs. Frank Marcum has been very ill … Mrs. Lucy Lorton and grandson Milford Barnett visited Mrs. Lee Chestnut Sunday … Mrs. Linda Barnett and children and Mary Lorton were guests of Mrs. Saufley Hammonds Sunday … School opened here Monday with Francis Wilson and Maggie Richardson as teachers.

Hogue.  Howard Godby of Bethelridge, and Miss Ada Dick of Mangum were married here at A.J. Adam's Sunday by Rev. G.F. Thompson in the presence of a very large crowd.  The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Johnson Dick and Mr. Godby is a son of Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Godby.  We wish them a long and happy life … Mrs. Lona Snead and children of Mt. Hope visited her mother Mrs. Sallie Davis last week … Miss Emma Spaw of Mangum spent Saturday night with Miss Malinda Adams … School began here at Center Post last Monday with Mr. Everet Mullins as teacher … Prince and Vera West visited their father Samuel West of Cave Hill Friday night … Jake Coats of Tennessee spent Saturday with Martin Hays … Rutherford Adams sold a heifer to C.C. Cain of Science Hill at seven cents per pound .. Mrs. Ester Hendricks and children visited her parents at Ansel the later part of last week … Miss Lula Adams was a guest of her aunt Mrs. Frances Adams last Friday night .. Messrs Martin Hays and John F. Adams went to Cincinnati Sunday to find work.

Singleton Town.  Mesdames Emit Neikirk and Bob Padgett visited Add Hubble last week … P. Ellison visited Lottie Singleton Sunday … M.N. Ingram visited Henry Singleton's Sunday … N.B. Singleton was in Somerset last weekend … Clinton Icard has gone to Erlanger, Ky.

Slate Branch.  Rev. Abbott preached at Slate Branch Sunday … Robert Humble and wife visited their daughter here Saturday night and Sunday …. Grant Taylor and family visited Emcel Floyd Sunday … Arlie Tarter and Opal Mayfieldattended the meeting at Delmar Sunday … Fred Prather and family visited John James Sunday … School opened here Monday with Miss Lora Prather and Miss
Pearl Vaught teachers .. J.M. Butler and wife visited J.H. McBeath Sunday …Cecil Butler visited Nute Connely Sunday … J.M. Vaughn has returned from Glasgow where he attended the funeral of his brother … Robert Mills and daughter Sallie visited at Faubush Saturday night and Sunday … M. Baker and family and Mrs. Myrtie Blam spent Wednesday at Robert Mills.

Oil Center.  S.D. Flynn was taken to the Somerset hospital Monday … Esta and Wilmerth Spaw visited at Nancy Saturday and Sunday … Rutherford Morfield is here from Louisville on a few days furlough … B.G. Johnson is very ill … Geo. And Zona Flynn, Silas Meece and family were visiting here Saturday and Sunday.

Souls Chapel.  Smith and Jesse Gilmore were called home on account of the death of their father … Mabel Cundiff begun her school here Monday … Everett Girdler and wife spent Sunday with Mrs. W.H. Gilmore … Ralph Smith motored to Burnside Saturday night … Bessie Williams and Lottie Evans visited Mrs. Lovelass Sunday … C.E. Cundiff and wife called at J.W. Parker's Sunday … Katherine King and Helen Cundiff attended Sunday school at Bradley's Chapel Sunday … Madie Hughett is home on a visit from Ohio ..  Joe Ridings is expected this week for a visit here .. Mrs. J.W. Parker is improving .. Grant Harmon and family have been visiting his father … Tom Smith has returned from Reading, Ohio … Fannie Gragg is teaching the Saline School this year.

Ansel.  Jennie Adams has returned to Lockland, Ohio .. Dewey McMullin is the teacher here this year … Ranson Vaught and wife visited at Charlie Elliott's Wednesday … Della Godby has returned from Burnside .. Warren Baugh and wife are visiting in Burnside … Janie Hurt, Mary and Martha Wilson and Lillian Smith visited at S. West's Sunday … Chas. Elliott had several visitors Sunday … Theo Adams and wife visited E.S. Smith Sunday evening … Ethel Estes, Elsie and Susie Burton visited Lola Wilson Sunday.

Bobtown.  Lillie Claunch of Somerset visited at Sallie Pointer's this week … Mesdames Martha Sowder and Ida Morgan visited their sister Monday … Leona and Flonnie Eldridge were in Somerset Saturday … Mary Farmer of Valley Oak is visiting at E.H. Eldridge's this week … Rev. Meece attended Sunday school at Woodstock Sunday .. Beulah and Corda Eldridge were the guests of Mae Whitis Sunday … Mrs. A.J. Eldridge is very ill … School opened here Monday.

McKinney.  School started here Monday with Henry Davidson as teacher … John Watson and family and Wm. Langdon visited W.H. Vaught Sunday … Jollie Herrin left Sunday for Cincinnati … J.H. Smiley and family visited at Everett Bishops Sunday .. Mrs. Jollie Herrin and children spent Sunday with her parents … "Aunt" Mattie Bishop is improving .. The singing at Hyatts Fork failed to begin Saturday night … Mrs. J.C. Stallard and daughter spent Sunday at W.H. Vaught's.

Pisgah.  Margaret Denney of Bronston has been visiting her aunt Mrs. C.D. Stigall … Mrs. Lum Harvey and children spent the weekend in Burnside … D.S. Claunch and wife, Pat Jones and wife visited at Carl Heinche's Sunday … Mr. and Mrs. John Hall spent Sunday at G.W. Koger's … Joe Claunch and family, Mabel and Thelma Claunch called at Sam Cowan's Sunday … Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Leece of Ferguson spent Saturday and Sunday with homefolks … Mrs. Nan Gholson is visiting her son at Spann, Ky. … D.S. Claunch and wife, Mr. and Mrs. Bill White and Alex White visited E.S. Heaton Sunday … Mr. and Mrs. Robert Gover and daughter and Lum Harvey visited Sam Waddle Sunday … Burnett Rhoten and family spent Saturday night with Jim Sears … E.S. Heaton visited Roby Eastridge one day last week … Julius and Charlie Buchanan spent Sunday night with D.S. Claunch … Steve Cassada and wife, Dennis Cassada and wife visited relatives here Sunday … Mrs. Wm. Hardgrove is visiting from Indiana .. School opened here Monday with Odessa Powers as teacher.


Ringgold.  A. Kelly and wife visited at W.R. Jasper's Sunday … Homer Dye of Mintonville, spent Saturday night with relatives here … Myrtle Keith spent the week with her mother .. Della Owens visited homefolks Sunday … Lora Hinkle and Hattie Jasper attended church at West Somerset Sunday … Ethel Spears spent Saturday night with her grandfather .. Mrs. Keith was in town Monday … Maud Grubbs of Hustonville has been the guest of Mrs. A. Baker … George Daulton and wife spent Sunday with Mrs. Fitzgerald at Somerset … Mrs. Coomer visited Jim Childers' Saturday and Sunday … Ruby Keith is spending the summer here and attending school … Perk Stringer and family visited Tom Stringer Sunday … Harry Girdler was in this vicinity Sunday … John Jasper and wife visited W.R. Jasper's Saturday night.



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