1946 Parke County
Indiana Newspaper Items
extracted items from various newspapers from Parke and surrounding counties.
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Tribune, November 28, 1946
and Mrs. Sid Jacks and daughter and Mr. and Mrs. Pearl Doan of Greene
Township will spend Thanksgiving with Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Heslar and
Joanna Hopper and Mary Ann Stover spent Saturday in Terre Haute.
Mrs. Charles Weir of Flushing, Ohio, are visiting relatives in Kingman,
Terre Haute and Rockville.
Mrs. George K. Lloyd, Mrs. Theresa L. Wimmer, Mrs. Marguerite Mash attended
the church supper and annual bazaar held at the Union Chapel church in
Putnam County Saturday night.”
and Mrs. Norval Chamness of Los Angeles, Calif., are parents of a daughter,
Linda, born Nov. 17. The father is the oldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest
Chamness of Marshall.
Mrs. Allen Hadley left Thursday to spend the winter in California. Mrs.
Rhoda Banta accompanied them as far as St Louis for a few days visit with
her brother, Lester Marshall, and wife.
Mrs. J. W. McCampbell and family of near Russellville were Sunday dinner
guests of Mr. and Mrs. Clovis Jarvis.”
Rockville Tribune, December 19, 1946
and Mrs. Leon Jessup of Attica, spent from Saturday until Monday with Mr.
and Mrs. Ernest Jessup. Bussy Lee Wood of Rosedlae, was a Sunday night
Mrs. Paul Hopper and daughter, Marta Marie, and Glenn Featherston attended a
Christmas party Monday night at the home of Mrs. Eleanor Pinson at St.
Jessup spent Thursday afternoon with his mother, Mrs. Helen Jessup of
Mary Ann Stover spent Saturday night with Miss Joanna Hopper.”