1930 Parke County
Indiana Newspaper Items
extracted items from various newspapers from Parke and surrounding counties.
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Montezuma Enterprise, May 15, 1930
“Mrs. Wm. BLUE visited Sunday afternoon in Rockville at the home
of Mr. and Mrs. John ADAMS. She was in company with Miss Fauniel EPHLIN who
visited her mother, Mrs. Ora Ephlin at the Sanatorium. Mrs. Ephlin is
Mr. and Mrs. E.A. BARNES entertained to dinner Sunday Mr. and
Mrs. Fred LAMBERT, Mr. and Mrs. Pete RANEY and Mr. and Mrs. Frank OVERPECK
of Rockville and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Overpeck of this place.
Harry REEDER and children were afternoon callers in Terre Haute Sunday.”
Enterprise, May 21, 1930
S. B. BLUE will have her daughter and son-in-law of Chicago as weekend
REID spent the week-end with his daughter, Mrs. Herbert FULLENWIDER and
family of Indianapolis.
Good Cheer club was entertained Tuesday evening at he home of Mrs. Andrew
BORD, with Mrs. Sarah BAILEY as assisting hostess.”
Rockville Tribune, December 8, 1930
Florence STOOPS, who teaches at Edwards, spent Saturday and Sunday with
LITSEY, of University Park, Iowa, made a business trip to Marshall the
first of last week, and visited his mother, Mrs. Caroline Litsey, and other
Marshall high school girls defeated the Montezuma high school girls in a
game of basket ball at Montezuma, on Friday night. Score: 9 to 11.
funeral of the Mrs. Jane RATCLIFF, widow of the late Miles Ratcliff, who was
so well known, occurred at Pleasant Grove Church on last Thursday, in charge
of Mrs. Sarah T. McKEY. Internment in Cashatt Cemetery.”