1949 Parke County
Indiana Newspaper Items
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Rockville Republican, January 13, 1949
and Mrs. Forrest CLEARWATER are absent on a three weeks vacation. Part of
the time being spent in Sarasota, Fla., and the trip includes stops in
Tennessee and Georgia to attend field trips.
Mrs. Earl DOWD entertained at noon dinner, Monday, Mrs. Earl Dowd, Sr., and
Mrs. Iona MERRITT. The occasion was in honor of the 1st birthday of Mr. and
Mrs. Dowd’s daughter, Paula.
Mrs. Glenn McNEIL returned, Saturday, after spending the holidays in
Ella BEARD of Terre Haute is spending this week in the home of her sister,
Mrs. Fred HALL.”
Rockville Tribune, March 24, 1949
and Mrs. J. L. RICE and daughter were super guests of Mr. and Mrs. Homer
Mrs. Ralph MUSSON and family of Bloomingdale were Sunday guests of Mr. and
Mrs. W. D. WOOD and in the evening they all called on Mrs. Leslie Frank of
Morton, who is ill.
Mrs. Homer McCAMPBELL spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Lebert BLUE of
Mrs. Ray STEELE and children spent Sunday with relatives in West Lebanon.”