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From: "Elvada Walker" <>
Subject: RE: [ARIZARD-L] Old Obits/Other old newspaper items
Date: Thu, 27 Apr 2000 02:12:09 -0500
In-Reply-To: <013b01bfaaa0$49f5d480$b4ea02d8@default>


Betty,

Do you have any Russell or Jeffery obituary's? Thanks.

Elvada

-----Original Message-----
From: Evalyn Champion [mailto:]
Sent: Thursday, April 20, 2000 3:13 AM
To:
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Old Obits/Other old newspaper items


Betty....I tried to print both your last transmissions and it said a
printing error had occured. Wouldn't print for me.....SOMEBODY ELSE TRY IT,
okay!

Is there a Henry Hays in my lineage, anybody?

Evalyn
----- Original Message -----
From: <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, April 26, 2000 2:51 PM
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Old Obits/Other old newspaper items


> Evalyn:
> Yes, I thought about you when I saw Fred Waggoner's name. Is the worm
> gone? Sure hope so; I worked on it last night and then again this morning
> and it showed that it was okay.
> Betty
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Evalyn Champion <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Thursday, April 20, 2000 2:35 AM
> Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Old Obits/Other old newspaper items
>
>
> > Hi Betty. My grandfather, Fred Waggoner was on that list. Thanks! Can't
> > wait to share it with my dad. Going to try Jeri's site. Sounds like
she's
> > got a lot of good stuff on there!
> >
> > Got your 'puter cleaned of it's "worms". When I was deleting your
> messages,
> > it was there!
> > Evalyn
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: <>
> > To: <>
> > Sent: Wednesday, April 26, 2000 1:58 PM
> > Subject: [ARIZARD-L] Old Obits/Other old newspaper items
> >
> >
> > > (Miss Bessie Welch, teacher of Johnson View School, was the one who
kept
> > this scrapbook.)
> > >
> > > HONOR ROLL of
> > > JOHNSON VIEW SCHOOL.
> > > Thid Beavers, 93; Cora Beavers, 84; Cora Williams, 93; Ella
Anderson,
> > 92; Susie Anderson, 92; Ethel Gibson, 92; Nevel Nicks, 85; Allen Nicks,
> 90;
> > Lizzie Nicks, 95; Cleveland Gann, 82; Frank Anderson, 88; Edgar
McAnnally,
> > 80; Elmon Gist, 98; Ollie Martin, 97: Amy Williams, 80; Elmer Williams,
> 82;
> > Grace Beaver, 87; Edith Beaver, 97; Susie Hinson, 92; Arizona Hinson,
90;
> > Josie Hinson, 87; Belle Hinson, 87; Dolores McNairn, 92; Zeph McNairn,
80;
> > Newt McNairn, Fred Waggoner, 90, Alonzo McNelley, 90; Colman Jones, 92;
> > Jeffie Beaver, 85; Stella Hinson, 90; Tommie Hinson, 85; Maud Mason, 90;
> > Gordon McNairn, 85; Albert Nicks, 90. Total enrollment, 43.
> > >
> > BESSIE WELCH, Teacher
> > > Jan. 9th, 1900
> > > ===========================================================
> > > (Ms. Welch also spent some time in Oklahoma, I.T. before she married
as
> > you can see from the letter below:)
> > >
> > > TERRITORY LETTER:
> > > Minco, I.T., Sept. 21, 1905.
> > > UNCLE DAVE: - You see by my address that I am in the "wild West."
I
> am
> > teaching in the new opening, Caddo county, Ok., 11 miles west from
Minco,
> > I.T. Began an eight months school here Sept. 11th. Have a nice,
> > comfortable house, nicely furnished and an enrollment of 50 pupils.
> > Everything is all right, except that longing for "home, sweet home!"
> > > There are no Indians in this district. The most of my pupils are
> > German, and such names! It took me several days to learn how to
pronounce
> > them.
> > > This is a fine farming country, but the wind is very trying at
times.
> > >
> > Respectfully,
> > >
> > BESSIE WELCH.
> > > P.S. - Please change my paper to Minco, I.T. I can do without my home
> > paper no longer. B.W.
> > > (Note by Betty Mc: "Uncle Dave" was Dave Craige who was the owner of
> the
> > Melbourne Times.)
> > > ============================================================
> > >
> > > Miss Bessie Welsh in district 119, Hazel Dell, has the largest
> > enrollment of any rural school so far inspected. There were 55 enrolled
> and
> > about half that number present. The morning had been rainy. This
school
> > has a good well, boxed in, and and is fairly well supplied with
apparatus.
> > The books are uniform but the teacher is not following the course of
> study.
> > The stove is a good heater and like most other school stoves would be
> > improved with polish. The order was quite good and the students
> > hard-working and attentive. The members of the school board are W.E.
> Voss,
> > and B.F. Lasley, Minco and H.S. McDaniel, Leal P.O.
> > > ===========================================================
> > >
> > >
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> >
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