Short News Items from 1911

Mrs. Emma Van Sickle, of Port Jervis, N.Y., is a guest at the Friedman home, on Warren street. (Pittston Gazette, March 29, 1911)

Marion Sutton is attending the state G.A.R. encampment at Ypsi. (Oxford Leader, June 24, 1911)

W.W. Sheplee received a letter Saturday from Dr. Garth of Port Arthur, Texas, in which the doctor states that they have had rain for the past three weeks, and for the past day or two it has rained most of the time. They enjoy the gulf breeze and at no time has the thermometer registered more than 92 in the shade. At Beaumont, which is twenty miles north, it is from five to ten degrees hotter. Mrs. W.C. Tyrrell has gone to California to visit with her daughter, Mrs. David Rorick, and Cap. is on his way to Iowa. We all like Port Arthur. Mr. Garth expects to visit Clarion next March. (Wright County Monitor, July 19, 1911)

Mrs. M.S. Rochelle of Wichita, Kan., is spending a week with her sister-in-law, Mrs. Mary Ann Hickman. (Columbus Sunday Dispatch, August 27, 1911)

John Wallace, son of Postmaster and Mrs. Chance [sic] Wallace of this place, left last Monday to resume his school work at Gooding. (Nezperce Herald, September 14, 1911)

Miss Edith McGugin returned Monday from an extended visit in Ohio. (Pierre Weekly Free Press, October 5, 1911)

David Rorick and Miss Meriweather, father and aunt of Attorney David Rorick, arrived from St. Louis, Monday, and are occupying the residence recently completed by Mr. Rorick on the beach front. (Oceanside Blade, October 7, 1911)

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