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Extractions From the "Avalanche" a Crawford Co., MI Newspaper 1879-1940's

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NARREN

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Fred NARREN is making an immense improvement on his house with white paint, and at the same time enjoying a visit with his brother W. H., of Holly, who is playing the artist part. (23 May 1907)


W. H. NARREN

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Fred NARREN is making an immense improvement on his house with white paint, and at the same time enjoying a visit with his brother W. H., of Holly, who is playing the artist part. (23 May 1907)


FLINT

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-FREDERIC FREAKS,
Mrs. FLINT of Deward who was insane was sent to Pontiac last week. (30 May 1907)


Mrs. FLINT

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-FREDERIC FREAKS,
Mrs. FLINT of Deward who was insane was sent to Pontiac last week. (30 May 1907)


J. CHARLEFOURE

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-FREDERIC FREAKS,
Mrs. J. CHARLEFOURE moved to Boyne City last Saturday where her husband is located. (30 May 1907)

-FREDERIC FREAKS.
Mr. CHARLEFOUR and family have moved back from Boyne City. Mr. CHARLEFOUR is holding his old position with the Walsh M'f'g Co. (13 Feb 1908)


Mrs. J. CHARLEFOURE

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-FREDERIC FREAKS,
Mrs. J. CHARLEFOURE moved to Boyne City last Saturday where her husband is located. (30 May 1907)


R. N. FLANAGAN

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-CARD OF THANKS.
Our thanks are extended to the kind friends and neighbors who brought to us such aid and sympathy during the time of our bereavement, and at the final obsequies. Our hope is that each of them may ever have such friends, if they have need.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles HOWLAND,
Mrs. R. N. FLANAGAN. (30 May 1907)


Mrs. R. N. FLANAGAN

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-CARD OF THANKS.
Our thanks are extended to the kind friends and neighbors who brought to us such aid and sympathy during the time of our bereavement, and at the final obsequies. Our hope is that each of them may ever have such friends, if they have need.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles HOWLAND,
Mrs. R. N. FLANAGAN. (30 May 1907)


H. P. OLSON

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-OBITUARY.
DIED-At her home in this village Sunday morning, May 26, Anna, wife of H. P. OLSON, aged 25 years.
After many months of intense suffering, borne with wondrous patience and fortitude, the Angel of death came kindly welcome to her relief. Though looked for by her friends, and longed for by her, the blow at last seemed sudden.
The funeral services were conducted by Rev. KILDGAARDE at the Lutheran church which was crowded with sympathizing friends, Tuesday afternoon, and the worn and wasted body laid to rest in Elmwood cemetery.
The L. O. T. M. M., of which deceased was a member, attended in a body, as did also the Citizen's Band of which the stricken husband was a member ever since its organization, the floral tribuets, expressive of the donors love were many and beautiful, and the heartfelt sympathy of the community was exhibited on every side. (30 May 1907)

-H. P. OLSON has gone up higher. At least he has accepted a position in the M. C. freight office in Detroit. "Pete" will be missed by hundreds of railroad men here, as well as by our citizens. He has been so long a permanent fixture at the depot that it seems lonely. We wish him the success he deserves. (22 Apr 1909)

-H. P. OLSON Esq., "Pete" for short, ex-freight man, ex-baggage man, ex-press manager, and the man who blew the bass drum in the "Best Band," now living in Detroit, was in town the first of the week, shaking hands with old friends and the family. He will be always welcome. (17 Jun 1909)


Anna

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-OBITUARY.
DIED-At her home in this village Sunday morning, May 26, Anna, wife of H. P. OLSON, aged 25 years.
After many months of intense suffering, borne with wondrous patience and fortitude, the Angel of death came kindly welcome to her relief. Though looked for by her friends, and longed for by her, the blow at last seemed sudden.
The funeral services were conducted by Rev. KILDGAARDE at the Lutheran church which was crowded with sympathizing friends, Tuesday afternoon, and the worn and wasted body laid to rest in Elmwood cemetery.
The L. O. T. M. M., of which deceased was a member, attended in a body, as did also the Citizen's Band of which the stricken husband was a member ever since its organization, the floral tribuets, expressive of the donors love were many and beautiful, and the heartfelt sympathy of the community was exhibited on every side. (30 May 1907)


Will MOON

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-BEAVER CREEK BREEZES.
Miss Margaret LEECE and Will MOON were married at Grayling last Tuesday, and we hear that Will is offering his farm for sale and will move to Defiance. (6 Jun 1907)

-BEAVER CREEK BREEZES.
Mrs. Henry MOON has been to the Upper Peninsular to visit her son Will. (9 Jan 1908)


Margaret LEECE

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-BEAVER CREEK BREEZES.
Miss Margaret LEECE and Will MOON were married at Grayling last Tuesday, and we har that Will is offering his farm for sale and will move to Defiance. (6 Jun 1907)


L. J. MILLER

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Dr. CURNALIA reports the arrival of a daughter, last Sunday morning, to Mr. and Mrs. L. J. MILLER, of South Branch. Mother and child both doing well. - Ros. News. (17 Apr 1890)

-L. J. MILLER of Kingston, Michigan an old resident of this county was in town on business, Tuesday. (7 May 1908)


Mrs. L. J. MILLER

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Mrs. FAIRBOTHAM and Mrs. James WILLIAMES went to Kingston last Thursday, called by the sudden death of their sister-in-law, Mrs. L. J. MILLER a former resident of this county. (6 Jun 1907)


HARRIS

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-JOHANNESBURG JOTTINGS.
Miss Lizzie HARRIS, formerly a resident of our village, but now an attendant in the asylum at Flint, Mich. is spending her vacation at the home of her sister, Mrs. Allen WELSH. (13 Jun 1907)


Lizzie HARRIS

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-JOHANNESBURG CORRESPONDENCE.
Miss Lizzie HARRIS left on Tuesday for her old home at Flint, Mich. She expects to visit about two weeks. (12 Oct 1905)

-JOHANNESBURG JOTTINGS.
Miss Lizzie HARRIS, formerly a resident of our village, but now an attendant in the asylum at Flint, Mich. is spending her vacation at the home of her sister, Mrs. Allen WELSH. (13 Jun 1907)


Allen WELSH

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-JOHANNESBURG JOTTINGS.
Miss Lizzie HARRIS, formerly a resident of our village, but now an attendant in the asylum at Flint, Mich. is spending her vacation at the home of her sister, Mrs. Allen WELSH. (13 Jun 1907)


Mrs. Allen WELSH HARRIS

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-JOHANNESBURG JOTTINGS.
Miss Lizzie HARRIS, formerly a resident of our village, but now an attendant in the asylum at Flint, Mich. is spending her vacation at the home of her sister, Mrs. Allen WELSH. (13 Jun 1907)


H. MOON

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-BEAVER CREEK BREEZES.
H. MOON and son Floyd are shearing sheep for N. MICHELSON at Houghton lake this week. (13 Jun 1907)


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