1927 Parke County
Indiana Newspaper Items
extracted items from various newspapers from Parke and surrounding counties.
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Rockville Republican, July 21, 1927
“Miss May Jarvis of Indianapolis came Saturday and spent the
week end with home folks, returning on the evening bus.
Carl Porter was a business visitor at Rockville, Saturday.
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Jarvis of Marshall spent Sunday with Mr. and
Mrs. Scott Jarvis.
Mrs. Tom Sutton died Monday morning at 5:15. She had a stroke
some three or four weeks ago and last week had another and never regained
Will Clark and family of Clinton, Jessie Smith of Portland Mills
and Mr. and Mrs. Ewing Hazlett and little daughter spent Sunday with Mr. and
Mrs. Horace Hazlett.”
Rockville Tribune October of 1927
“Wallace PENCE was a Rockville visitor Sunday.
Mrs. Curtis COKER of South Bend, spent the week-end with their parents
Pythian Sisters attended the county convention at Montezuma last Thursday.
America YOWELL was a dinner guest of Mr. and Mrs. James HANNER and family,
Tom YOWELL entertained the Mothers’ club at her home last Thursday
Herman HUXFORD was hostess for the Shakespeare club at her home west of here
last Thursday afternoon.
Minnie STONE spent the week-end with her sister, Mrs. Joey HAWKINS, at