2009-01-15 / From Days Gone By

80 Years Ago

From The Files Of January 24, 1929

'29 Deaths: Mrs. James C. McKee of Emmaville; Mrs. Elizabeth

Carnell of Dott; Mrs. William J. Barton of near Breezewood; Mrs. D. Howard Hill of Warfordsburg; Thomas Simmons of Tatesville, a Civil War veteran; Vernon Wink Benson of Hustontown; George S. Moore of Bedford County; Mrs. G.W. Galbraith of Huntingdon; Mrs. Martha Ellen Brode of Mapleton.

Born: a son to Mr. and Mrs. John W. Hovis of Pitcairn on January 16.

Willard A. Litton has sold his 117-acre farm in Thompson Township to Ezra L. Pittman for $10,000.

Otto Clark and Edith Bathalow were married January 15.

Lemuel Hendershot marked his 50th birthday on Sunday.

Mrs. Harvey Clevenger is substituting for Miss Jessie Cutchall as teacher of the Hiram School, Miss Cutchall being "out" due to the illness of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Cutchall.

Albert Davis and Hetty L. Hicks were married January 12.

Wells Township's road caretaker, Lambert Ford, with the help of several friends, built an ice house last week.

Thomas Wink is critically ill at his home at Needmore.

Miss Beulah Johnston entertained last Friday in honor of the second wedding anniversary of her brother, Harry and wife.

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