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Goodlesttville Notes (1 Mar 1907)

Nashville Globe – 1 Mar 1907

Goodlettsville Notes 

  • Mr. William Johnson, one of our most energetic young men, gains much inspiration and race pride from reading the Globe. 
  • Miss Anna L. Hendricks returned from Nashville last Sunday morning and will spend a few weeks at home. 
  • Mr. Luther Crosswye, so long a faithful deacon of the Congregational Church, is now suffering with la grippe.
  • Mr. David Cantrell has been compelled to drop the Globe for a while; but conditions are growing better and he will renew his subscription soon. 
  • Through the efforts of Rev. R.C. McLendon, a teacher of instrumental music has been secured, and many of the young people will join the class.
  • Miss Kittie Garrett is always prompt in renewing her subscription.  May all follow her example

Shelbyville Notes

Nashville Globe
1 Mar 1907
pg. 2

Shelbyville Notes

  • Mr. William Greer and wife are very ill.
  • Mrs. Sarah Sutton who has been very sick, is much improved.
  • Mr. Joe McChristian, of Louiseville, Ky., is visiting relatives in the city.
  • E.J. Cannon, of Nashville, is here this week.
  • Miss Mary Birkeen, of Nashville, is visiting relatives here.
  • Mr. Pleasant McChristian, is indisposed.
  • Mrs. Vicey Garrett, who had been very ill for five months, has recovered.
  • Mrs. Mary Cannon, who has been in ill health for twelve months, has gained her health again.

Marriages – June 28, 1907

As published in the Nashville Globe:

Marriages –

Earnest Garrett & Ellen Litton
Dr. T. Ernest McClain & Fate Lu Stewart
Peter Schute & Ida Jenkins
George Coger & Lula Wells
Albert Scott & Mary Neal
Louis Webb & Carrie Porkins
Elden Blackwell & Lil Bailey
Alonzo Watley & Lula Sanders
Charlie Mintlow & Annie Wilson
William Bradly & Sasie L. Rice
James A. Deziar & Mamie Bonds
James M. Fargie & Lula B. Wilson
Joe Corn & Alias Maggers
Oliver H. Brown & Julia A. White