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Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Old Obits/Other old newspaper items
Date: Thu, 27 Apr 2000 17:56:46 -0500
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Elvada:
I didn't mean to ignore you (guess you think I did, huh?). I just have
a few more obituaries to post and I don't believe there are any Jeffry or
Russell. Sorry. Are you like me...none of these were any of my people
either.
Betty

----- Original Message -----
From: Elvada Walker <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, April 27, 2000 2:12 AM
Subject: RE: [ARIZARD-L] Old Obits/Other old newspaper items


> 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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