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

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Matt CONCHER

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.
Mr. Matt CONCHER, believing in the adage that it is not good for man to be alone, returned to our village last week with a blushing young bride. They are welcome home. (2 Apr 1908)


Mrs. Matt CONCHER

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.
Rev. A. B. IMRIE received a call last week from his son Norman, who is located near the "Soo" in the U. P. to assist in special services. He is expected home this week. (2 Apr 1908)


RASMUSSEN

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.
Mr. Fred RASMUSSEN missed the train but arrived home just the same last Saturday for a weeks vacation from his school in Grayling. He came home via Gaylord on the RASMUSSEN bus in charge of his brother Robert. (2 Apr 1908)


Fred RASMUSSEN

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.
Mr. Fred RASMUSSEN missed the train but arrived home just the same last Saturday for a weeks vacation from his school in Grayling. He came home via Gaylord on the RASMUSSEN bus in charge of his brother Robert. (2 Apr 1908)


Robert RASMUSSEN

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.
Mr. Fred RASMUSSEN missed the train but arrived home just the same last Saturday for a weeks vacation from his school in Grayling. He came home via Gaylord on the RASMUSSEN bus in charge of his brother Robert. (2 Apr 1908)

-JOHANNESBURG JOTTINGS.
Robert RASMUSSEN left last week for Lakeside, Washington. We hope he may recover from the western fever and return to the best state in the Union. (9 Apr 1908)


MONTENY

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. Sarah MONTENY is dead at the age of 102 years. She was the oldest resident of Ogemaw County. Mrs. MONTENY leaves 11 children, the oldest of whom is 84, and 60 grandchildren and great-grandchildren to the fifth generation. For many years Mrs. MONTENY resided in Clio. (2 Apr 1908)


Mrs. Sarah MONTENY

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. Sarah MONTENY is dead at the age of 102 years. She was the oldest resident of Ogemaw County. Mrs. MONTENY leaves 11 children, the oldest of whom is 84, and 60 grandchildren and great-grandchildren to the fifth generation. For many years Mrs. MONTENY resided in Clio. (2 Apr 1908)


CAMPBELL

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.
Mr. John CAMPBELL, brother of Mrs. McINTOSH left last week for a few days visit at his old home near Midland. (9 Apr 1908)


John CAMPBELL

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.
Roy Brennan and John CAMPBELL left for New Castle, Indianna, last week seeking new fields of labor. (29 Nov 1906)

-JOHANNESBURG JOTTINGS.
Mr. John CAMPBELL, brother of Mrs. McINTOSH left last week for a few days visit at his old home near Midland. (9 Apr 1908)


MCINTOSH

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.
Mr. John CAMPBELL, brother of Mrs. McINTOSH left last week for a few days visit at his old home near Midland. (9 Apr 1908)


Mrs. McINTOSH CAMPBELL

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.
Mr. John CAMPBELL, brother of Mrs. McINTOSH left last week for a few days visit at his old home near Midland. (9 Apr 1908)


Leroy HOWLAND

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:
-Mr. A. J. HOWLAND and his sons, Charles and Leroy, were called to Lapeer two weeks ago by the sudden illness of his wife. They remained with her until death came to her release. The funeral was held last Saturday. (18 May 1905)

-Married-April 1st, Miss Elizabeth FRAZER and Leroy HOWLAND, both of Grayling, Rev. E. G. JOHNSON officiating. (9 Apr 1908)


Elizabeth FRAZER

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:
-Married-April 1st, Miss Elizabeth FRAZER and Leroy HOWLAND, both of Grayling, Rev. E. G. JOHNSON officiating. (9 Apr 1908)


Charlie HACKET

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:
-HARDGROVE HAPPENINGS.
Charlie HACKET and his son, George HACKET, were called to Free Soil by death of the mother. (16 Apr 1908)

-HARDGROVE HAPPENINGS.
Mr. and Mrs. Charlie HACKET and grandson Arlie have returned to their home near Free Soil. (23 Apr 1908)


George HACKET

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:
-HARDGROVE HAPPENINGS.
Charlie HACKET and his son, George HACKET, were called to Free Soil by death of the mother. (16 Apr 1908)


BATCHELER

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:
-HARDGROVE HAPPENINGS.
Miss Gladys BATCHELER of Gaylord is visiting her sister here, Mrs. Geo. SMITH. (16 Apr 1908)


Gladys BATCHELER

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:
-HARDGROVE HAPPENINGS.
Miss Gladys BATCHELER of Gaylord is visiting her sister here, Mrs. Geo. SMITH. (16 Apr 1908)


Geo. SMITH

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:
-HARDGROVE HAPPENINGS.
Miss Gladys BATCHELER of Gaylord is visiting her sister here, Mrs. Geo. SMITH. (16 Apr 1908)


Mrs. Geo. SMITH BATCHELER

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:
-HARDGROVE HAPPENINGS.
Miss Gladys BATCHELER of Gaylord is visiting her sister here, Mrs. Geo. SMITH. (16 Apr 1908)


Joseph PYM

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:
-Joseph PYM started for the west last Monday morning. He will prospect in Washington and Oregon, and report says if a favorable location is found, he will soon be followed by his bride? (9 Apr 1908)

-Miss Gladys McFARLAND and Jos. PYM have perpretrated a joke on our citizens, undoubtedly pleasant for them if not to our citizens who will regret her leaving our school. January 3rd they were married at Windsor and the affair was not known here until the present month when "Joe went west." May Joy meet and remain with them in their new home. (16 Apr 1908)

-Joe PYM writes from Little Falls, Lewis Co., Washington: Grandpa and Grandma PYM's arrival here was made by finding a little grand daughter two weeks old, born to Mrs. and Mr. J. PYM. Mother and daughter are doing well. (12 Nov 1908)


Gladys MACFARLAND

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:
-Miss Ethel M. WETHERBY of Bay City has been engaged to fill the vacancy in the second grade of our school caused by the resignation of Mrs. Jos. PYM nee Miss Gladys MacFARLAND. (16 Apr 1908)

-Joseph PYM started for the west last Monday morning. He will prospect in Washington and Oregon, and report says if a favorable location is found, he will soon be followed by his bride? (9 Apr 1908)

-Miss Gladys McFARLAND and Jos. PYM have perpretrated a joke on our citizens, undoubtedly pleasant for them if not to our citizens who will regret her leaving our school. January 3rd they were married at Windsor and the affair was not known here until the present month when "Joe went west." May Joy meet and remain with them in their new home. (16 Apr 1908)


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