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1942 Parke County Indiana Newspaper Items

These extracted items from various newspapers from Parke and surrounding counties.  Most of these have been contributed by volunteers.  If you have access to an old newspaper and would like to share something, please contact James D. VanDerMark

 Rockville Tribune, November 26, 1942 


  • “Miss Ruth BURFORD of Indianapolis spent the week end with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. O. W. Burford.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Hubert DELP and family and Mrs. Lizzie Nickell were dinner guests Tuesday evening of Mr. and Mrs. Von NICKELL.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Roy COPE were dinner guest of Mr. and Mrs. H. S. McCAMPBELL.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Vernon DELP and family were Sunday dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Jesse McMullen.
  • A shower was held Friday evening in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Hobson, who were recently married. The shower was at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Allen Hadley, and assisting were Mrs. O. W. Burford, Mrs. Lee Davis, Mrs. Howard Hobson and Miss Laura Jessup. After a treasure hunt, the bride found many lovely gifts. Mrs. O. R. Swaim and Mrs. Rhoda Banta were winners of contests. The hostess served marshmallow loaf and coffee.”