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

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STOCKDALE

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. STOCKDALE, nee Alice BUTLER and daughter, Natalie from Chicago are visiting at the home of her brother, Mr. Wm. BUTLER. Mr. STOCKDALE expects to arrive the first of next week, when he will accompany Mr. BUTLER down the river in hope of seeing a few trout. (30 Jul 1908)


Alice BUTLER

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. STOCKDALE, nee Alice BUTLER and daughter, Natalie from Chicago are visiting at the home of her brother, Mr. Wm. BUTLER. Mr. STOCKDALE expects to arrive the first of next week, when he will accompany Mr. BUTLER down the river in hope of seeing a few trout. (30 Jul 1908)


Natalie STOCKDALE

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. STOCKDALE, nee Alice BUTLER and daughter, Natalie from Chicago are visiting at the home of her brother, Mr. Wm. BUTLER. Mr. STOCKDALE expects to arrive the first of next week, when he will accompany Mr. BUTLER down the river in hope of seeing a few trout. (30 Jul 1908)


Leland Glen RILEY

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:
-Cards are out announcing the marriage of Ethel Leora HOYT and Leland Glen RILEY, to be celebrated at the home of the bride, at Mt. Morris, August 5th. They will be "At Home" at Onoway, Sept., 1st. Both are well known here and will receive the congratulations and best wishes of their hosts of friends, and former schoolmates. (30 Jul 1908)

-HOYT-RILEY.
Mt. Morris, Mich., Aug. 6.- The home of Mr. and Mrs. P. M. HOYT was yesterday the scene of a prettily appointed wedding, when their only daughter, Ethel Leora, was united in marriage to leland Glenn RILEY, of Onaway.
At 3 o'clock, to the strains of the wedding march, played by Mrs. L. H. BLISS, the bridal party descended the stairs and took their places before a background of green and white. The ceremony was performed by Rev. Howard GOLDIE in the presence of a large number of friends and relatives. The bride was gowned in white silk and carried a beautiful bouquet of white and green. She was attended by Miss Olive SHERMAN, who was attired in light blue silk. Master Ted HOYT, brother of the bride, acted as best man.
Refreshments were served. The dining room was decorated with red and white. the presents were displayed in the sitting room, which was also trimmed in red and white.
Guests from out of town were: Rev. and Mrs. GOLDIE and daughter, of Saline, Mich; Mr. and Mrs. Bennet HOYT and family, of Saginaw; D. S. HOYT, of Rose City; Mr. and Mrs. J. C. MERRILL and family, Mr. and Mrs. L. H. BLISS and son, Mrs. R. N. LARMOR and daughter, Mrs. E. A. KNAPP and Mrs. J. B. ADAMS, of Flint, and Miss Olive SHERMAN, of Central Lake.
The newly wedded couple made arrangements to leave on the 6:48 evening train. They escaped the greetings and congratulations from the crowd of waiting friends at the station by driving to Flint. From there they will resume their journey to southern Michigan to visit relatives and friends.
They will be at home to their friends in Onaway, Mich., after Sept. 1st. - Flint Daily Journal. (13 Aug 1908)


Ethel Leora HOYT

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:
-Cards are out announcing the marriage of Ethel Leora HOYT and Leland Glen RILEY, to be celebrated at the home of the bride, at Mt. Morris, August 5th. They will be "At Home" at Onoway, Sept., 1st. Both are well known here and will receive the congratulations and best wishes of their hosts of friends, and former schoolmates. (30 Jul 1908)

-HOYT-RILEY.
Mt. Morris, Mich., Aug. 6.- The home of Mr. and Mrs. P. M. HOYT was yesterday the scene of a prettily appointed wedding, when their only daughter, Ethel Leora, was united in marriage to leland Glenn RILEY, of Onaway.
At 3 o'clock, to the strains of the wedding march, played by Mrs. L. H. BLISS, the bridal party descended the stairs and took their places before a background of green and white. The ceremony was performed by Rev. Howard GOLDIE in the presence of a large number of friends and relatives. The bride was gowned in white silk and carried a beautiful bouquet of white and green. She was attended by Miss Olive SHERMAN, who was attired in light blue silk. Master Ted HOYT, brother of the bride, acted as best man.
Refreshments were served. The dining room was decorated with red and white. the presents were displayed in the sitting room, which was also trimmed in red and white.
Guests from out of town were: Rev. and Mrs. GOLDIE and daughter, of Saline, Mich; Mr. and Mrs. Bennet HOYT and family, of Saginaw; D. S. HOYT, of Rose City; Mr. and Mrs. J. C. MERRILL and family, Mr. and Mrs. L. H. BLISS and son, Mrs. R. N. LARMOR and daughter, Mrs. E. A. KNAPP and Mrs. J. B. ADAMS, of Flint, and Miss Olive SHERMAN, of Central Lake.
The newly wedded couple made arrangements to leave on the 6:48 evening train. They escaped the greetings and congratulations from the crowd of waiting friends at the station by driving to Flint. From there they will resume their journey to southern Michigan to visit relatives and friends.
They will be at home to their friends in Onaway, Mich., after Sept. 1st. - Flint Daily Journal. (13 Aug 1908)


HAULK

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:
-PORTAGE LAKE POINTERS.
J. J. COLLEN is entertaining his uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph HANDLEY and his sister, Mrs. HAULK, of Ohio, who came home with Mabel and George, who have been in Ohio for the past year. (30 Jul 1908)


Mrs. HAULK COLLEN

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:
-PORTAGE LAKE POINTERS.
J. J. COLLEN is entertaining his uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph HANDLEY and his sister, Mrs. HAULK, of Ohio, who came home with Mabel and George, who have been in Ohio for the past year. (30 Jul 1908)


A. DUYREE

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 Edith BARNES of Canada is visiting her cousin, Mrs. A. DUYREE. (6 Aug 1908)


Mrs. A. DUYREE

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 Edith BARNES of Canada is visiting her cousin, Mrs. A. DUYREE. (6 Aug 1908)


Eli FORBUSH

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. Eli FORBUSH and daughter Salome, of the Ward Farm, were down, Monday, visiting relatives and friends here. (6 Aug 1908)

-Mrs. Will. TAYLOR of Petoskey has been visiting her parents Mr. and Mrs. Eli FOREBUSH but has now returned to her work in that place. (12 Aug 1909)


Mrs. Eli FORBUSH

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. Eli FORBUSH and daughter Salome, of the Ward Farm, were down, Monday, visiting relatives and friends here. (6 Aug 1908)


Salome FORBUSH

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. Eli FORBUSH and daughter Salome, of the Ward Farm, were down, Monday, visiting relatives and friends here. (6 Aug 1908)


Wilson SHAW

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:
-Died-At the home of his parents in this city, Gordon Brooks SHAW, beloved and only child of Mr. and Mrs. Wilson SHAW. Little Gordon was born in Cheboygan, Mich., July 12, 1904 and entered into eternal life July 29, 1908., age 4 years and 17 days. "For of such is the kingdom of Heaven." (6 Aug 1908)


Gordon Brooks SHAW

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:
-Died-At the home of his parents in this city, Gordon Brooks SHAW, beloved and only child of Mr. and Mrs. Wilson SHAW. Little Gordon was born in Cheboygan, Mich., July 12, 1904 and entered into eternal life July 29, 1908., age 4 years and 17 days. "For of such is the kingdom of Heaven." (6 Aug 1908)


Mrs. SHERWOOD

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. Wayne SHERWOOD, who has been assisting Mr. Scott LOADER in the tonsorial parlor here was called by telegram last Saturday to St. Charles, on account of the sudden death of his mother. (6 Aug 1908)


Wayne SHERWOOD

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. Wayne SHERWOOD, of Saginaw is the new assistant in Scott LOADER's tonsorial parlor. He is welcome. (9 Jul 1908)

-Mr. Wayne SHERWOOD, who has been assisting Mr. Scott LOADER in the tonsorial parlor here was called by telegram last Saturday to St. Charles, on account of the sudden death of his mother. (6 Aug 1908)


Geo. W. BROTT

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:
-James and Ernest ALDRICH with their wives of Tekonsha are welcome visitors at the home of their sister, Mrs. Geo. W. BROTT. They are surprised at the prospect of this country, which they had supposed to be worthless. (13 Aug 1908)


Mrs. Geo. W. BROTT ALDRICH

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:
-James and Ernest ALDRICH with their wives of Tekonsha are welcome visitors at the home of their sister, Mrs. Geo. W. BROTT. They are surprised at the prospect of this country, which they had supposed to be worthless. (13 Aug 1908)


ALDRICH

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:
-James and Ernest ALDRICH with their wives of Tekonsha are welcome visitors at the home of their sister, Mrs. Geo. W. BROTT. They are surprised at the prospect of this country, which they had supposed to be worthless. (13 Aug 1908)


James ALDRICH

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:
-James and Ernest ALDRICH with their wives of Tekonsha are welcome visitors at the home of their sister, Mrs. Geo. W. BROTT. They are surprised at the prospect of this country, which they had supposed to be worthless. (13 Aug 1908)


Ernest ALDRICH

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:
-James and Ernest ALDRICH with their wives of Tekonsha are welcome visitors at the home of their sister, Mrs. Geo. W. BROTT. They are surprised at the prospect of this country, which they had supposed to be worthless. (13 Aug 1908)


William G. FELDHAUSER

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-At Detroit, Monday Aug., 3rd., Miss Nellie I. SHOONOBER and William G. FELDHANSER, both of Grayling. the happy pair will be at home after November 1st., at the Maple Forest Farm. Congratulations and best wishes are in order. (13 Aug 1908)

-MAPLE FOREST BRIEFS.
Mrs. Henry FELTHAUSER spent Saturday and Sunday at her son's home, Wm. FELDHAUSER. (19 Aug 1909)

-MAPLE FOREST BRIEFS.
Saturday evening, November 13th, Mrs. Wm. G. FELDHAUSER gave a surprise party at her home in honor of her husband's birthday. Most of the invited were there and he was greatly surprised as thirty friends and neighbors came to help him pass and remember the event. An elaborate supper was spread and favorites of dainty green crepe sachet bags to match the center fern dish decorated the table. Games were played and prizes offered to enliven them. The guests from outside were Mr. and Mrs. BURNS of Detroit, Mr. and Mrs. YOST, Mrs. F. FREELAND and Miss Bernice PRAGER of Grayling, Mr. and Mrs. LONG and Miss WARD of Waters, Mrs. H. FELDHAUSER and son Clarence of Sigsbee. The other guests were Messrs and Mesdames MALCO, COBB, HOUSE and FELDHAUSER. (18 Nov 1909)


Nellie I. SHOONOBER

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-At Detroit, Monday Aug., 3rd., Miss Nellie I. SHOONOBER and William G. FELDHANSER, both of Grayling. the happy pair will be at home after November 1st., at the Maple Forest Farm. Congratulations and best wishes are in order. (13 Aug 1908)

-MAPLE FOREST BRIEFS.
Mrs. Wm. FELDHAUSER has for her guest, her neice Miss Bernice PRAGER from Flint, for the past two weeks. (19 Aug 1909)


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