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Ben F. Brown and W. H Chapman
were in Keytesville. Wednesday, where the will of the late W. E. Lewis was filed in the Probate court. Tney were witnesses to the signing of the will. Norborne Democrat.
Chariton courier. (Keytesville, Chariton County, Mo.), April 27, 1906, Image 3

Ivy Chrismond and Dr. Evans
It's the same old story. Miss Ivy Chrismond of Hale, who a few weeks ago made a trip to Hymen's altar with a Dr. Evans of Arkansas, has just discovered that he has another wife. Evans is said to be one of the most common looking pieces of humanity that has ever been around Hale since the war. He is now in jail awaiting trial on a charge of bigamy, and his blushing bride" is at her father's home in Hale.
Chariton courier. (Keytesville, Chariton County, Mo.), April 27, 1906, Image 3

Virgil Davenport
Carrolton, Mo., July 15- A playful prank indulged in Wednesday at his home near Avaton, Mo., cost Virgil Davenport, 21, his life today.  He died in a local hospital from gunshot wounds which he received while playing ghost.
Source: (Drumright Evening Derrick, Drumright, Okla., Saturday July 15, 1922, page 2. , Submitted by Peggy Thompson.

R. S. Haskins
of Carrollton received a badly sprained ankle one day last week while hauling a load of hay. The wagon turned over with him. throwing him to the bottom of a ditch.
Chariton courier. (Keytesville, Chariton County, Mo.), April 27, 1906, Image 3

Rev. John Lowe,
who recently returned from the mission field of China, is in Carroll county once more.
Chariton courier. (Keytesville, Chariton County, Mo.), April 27, 1906, Image 3

J. L. Martin, Jr.
 is the name of the new "appendaere" to the Hale Hustler-Leader household, and Editor Martin thinks he looks just like his dad.
Chariton courier. (Keytesville, Chariton County, Mo.), April 27, 1906, Image 3

Hale thinks it is now in the gray dawn of one of the greatest booms of its history. A move is on foot for the building of a new opera-house and a number or business houses and residences. The briok will be burned on Jas. Gladwell's farm, near Hale, Messrs. Douglass & Atwell of Marceline.
Chariton courier. (Keytesville, Chariton County, Mo.), April 27, 1906, Image 3

Hurricane township has purchased 10 of the Hayes graders which means that they expect to have goods roads in the future.
Chariton courier. (Keytesville, Chariton County, Mo.), April 27, 1906, Image 3

The Norborne Leader says: The Marshall schoolhouse, north of Norborne, is to be torn down and a more commodious and modern school-building is to be ereoted. Jerome Montgomery has the contract for the erection of the building.
Chariton courier. (Keytesville, Chariton County, Mo.), April 27, 1906, Image 3


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