1920 Parke County
Indiana Newspaper Items
extracted items from various newspapers from Parke and surrounding counties.
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Rockville Tribune, April 20, 1920
KALLEY’s sale was well attended and everything sold high. The sale of the
excellent lunch served by the Pleasant Valley ladies brought their total
proceeds of the three recent small sales they served up to over $105.
Hallie MILLER, who teaches in Montezuma grade schools, passed the weekend
with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. F. M. Miller.
Joseph HAWKINS and Mr. and Mrs. Mon Hawkins and children passed Sunday with
Mr. and Mrs. Fred YOWELL, near Jessup.
Alma YOWELL and Florence MILLER were in Brazil, Saturday.”
Republican, August 18, 1920
“Almont and David Cahill of Terre Haute were here Saturday on
Miss Susie Fulwider and Ruby Martin spent ten days at Rockville
attending the Chautauqua. Miss Mabel Kerr was their guest the later part of
Miss Mary Alexander visited her cousin, Doris Bell of
Indianapolis. While she was on a visit to George Bell and wife at Rockville
she attended the Chautauqua the latter part of the week.
Mr. and Mrs. Emmett Mitchell are driving a Ford roadster.