Drew County, Arkansas Newsbriefs - 1943

Contributed by Jann Woodard.


Feb. 12, 1943

Winchester A heavy windstorm here Thursday night blew down a large barn on the G.R. Taylor farm operated by Ray Weatherall. One mule and several hogs were killed and 2 mules injured when the barn collapsed.

Mrs. A.L. Hayes and Mrs. Winford Hayes of Tillar, Mrs. Chas. Lawrence of Dumas and Mrs. F.M. Collins accompanied Miss Doris Hayes of Tillar to Little Rock Saturday where Miss Hayes enrolled in Draughons School of Business.

Misses Rachael Hopkins and Frances Smith of Montrose spent the weekend here with relatives.

The Rev. Frederic W. Schwindemann of Tillar filled his regular appointment here Sunday morning and evening.

Mrs. Doc Rowen and daughter Linda Ann are visiting Mrs. Rowen's parents Mr. and Mrs. Elbert Dorman at McGehee.

Mr. and Mrs. Bernice Hayes and daughters, Lottie Jean and Mary Lenette of Pine Bluff visited Mr. and Mrs. Herman Hayes last weekend.

Mrs. Claude Lack, Mrs. Kirby Leggett and Mrs. Garland Murphy were McGehee visitors Wednesday.

P.L. Morris and Doc Rowan were visitors at Crossett this past week.

Mr. and Mrs. F.M. Collins visited at Monticello Thursday.

Mr. and Mrs. J.D. Lovelace visited at McGehee Sunday.

Mr. and Mrs. C.W. Oswald spent Thursday and Friday in Hot Springs.

Misses Maxine and Billy Jean Brown and Opal Ray Lack visited at Dumas Sunday.

Jimmy Craig spent last weekend in West Memphis.

Mrs. W.K. Jones of Little Rock visited her parents Mr. and Mrs. G.E. Barlowe last week.

Aaron Zeno was a business visitor in Little Rock Monday.

Aaron Zeno and F.M. Collins attended a sale at the J.J. Adams stock barn at Dumas Wednesday afternoon.

(does anyone know how Aaron Zeno connects with Raoul Zeno?)

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