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Gleanings from the Clark County Herald pertaining to Melrose, Clark County Illinois

AUGUST 19, 1909

Chester Hix and family visited Frank Stanfield and family Sunday.

Otho and Mabel Thompson visited their sons near west Union Sunday.

Misses Edna Medsker, Amy Trump, Alice Snavely and Oddest Richart spent Sunday with Golda Wells.

Mrs. Sophia Meeker visited her uncle F.G. Hasten. Henry Spivey of Hutsonville visited his father Axiom Spivey and family Sunday.

Orlando Meeker and family and William Crumrin and wife visited Taylor Robinson and wife Sunday.

FEB 10, 1909
Ralph Adams spent Saturday with William Medsker and family.

Jackson Leonard and family spent Sunday with Axom Spivey and family.

Misses Golda Wells and Minnie Barkalow were in Marshall Friday and Saturday.

Mrs. C.W. Cornwell left Tuesday to visit her sister, Mrs. J.M. Richart near Chrisman.

Maggie Gideon and sister of West Union visited their grandmother, Mrs. Nancy Thompson over Sunday.

Miss Oddest Richart after making an extended visit with relatives in this place returned home near Chrisman.

NOVEMBER 3, 1909
Mrs. Milo Baker and Mrs. Charles Hodges were in Marshall Tuesday.

Mrs, C.W. Cornwell and Mrs. Chester Hix were in Marshall Friday.

Miss Nora McNary spent Saturday and Sunday with Frank Stanfield and family.

William Medsker and family visited his brother Charles and family of West Union Sunday.

Sheridan Conklin and family and Ellwood Millis and family spent Sunday with George Baker and wife.

Mr. and Mrs. Fred Crumrin and Marion Spivey and family spent Sunday with William Crumrin and family.

NOVEMBER 24, 1909
Mrs. Iona Spayde returned to West Union Thursday.

Mrs. C.W. Cornwell spent Thursday night in West Union.

Mrs. Rhuamy Gayhart returned home from Martinsville Friday.

Clark Medsker spent Sunday with his Uncle C.E. Thompson and family.

Miss Ollie Thompson is staying with her aunt Mrs. Theodore Medsker of Ohio vicinity.

Ray and Ross Cornwell returned home from Chicago Saturday having bought a carload of sheep while there.

Mr. Musgrave and family of Hutsonville and Elmer Snavely and wife were the guest of John Wells and family Sunday.

DECEMBER 1, 1909
William Medsker was in Marshall Friday.

Charles Medsker of West Union was through here Monday.

C.W. Cornwell and J.R. Trump were business callers in Terre Haute Friday and Saturday.

Barnet Sackrider and Guy Payne returned Saturday from a trip through South Dakota, Nebraska and Missouri.

Mrs. Fred Thompson returned Saturday from a visit with her parents Mr. and Mrs. W.H. Cross at Lamar Colorado.

[Transcribed & Submitted by: Ron Cornwell and Cindy McCachern]


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