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

Notes


Dr. J. LEAHY

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:
-GLASSES FITTED....
CONSULT
J. LEAHY,
THE EXPERT OPTICIAN.
At Dr. INSLEY's office Sunday afternoon, March 18. Will remain until Wednesday noon. Curing headache, dizziness, nervousness, indigestion and all symptoms of eye strain a specialty.
CROSSED EYES STRAIGHTENED.
Difficult cases solicited. Glasses guaranteed to fit. (8 Mar 1906)

-Dr. J. LEAHY, the genial optician who has been making periodical visits to this place for several years, is reported to have recently taken a wife, his accomplice being Miss Florence DUNN, and the wedding having taken place at the Sacred Heart Cathedral, Duluth, Minn. The happy couple have gone to Seattle on their wedding trip. Dr. LEAHY is a venturesome chap, anyway. Last fall he killed a big wolf while on a hunting trip, and now he's gone and got married. - Kalkaska Leader. (5 Aug 1909)


Florence DUNN

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. J. LEAHY, the genial optician who has been making periodical visits to this place for several years, is reported to have recently taken a wife, his accomplice being Miss Florence DUNN, and the wedding having taken place at the Sacred Heart Cathedral, Duluth, Minn. The happy couple have gone to Seattle on their wedding trip. Dr. LEAHY is a venturesome chap, anyway. Last fall he killed a big wolf while on a hunting trip, and now he's gone and got married. - Kalkaska Leader. (5 Aug 1909)


Minor HEWETT

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.
Minor HEWETT's little son Versol who has been very sick last week is better, Dr. McDONNEL in attendance. (12 Aug 1909)


Versol HEWETT

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.
Minor HEWETT's little son Versol who has been very sick last week is better, Dr. McDONNEL in attendance. (12 Aug 1909)


W. B. LANCASTER

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:
-G. F. SMITH of Alba, Autrim county who has been visiting his grand parents W. B. LANCASTER for the past four weeks returned home Thursday. (12 Aug 1909)

-HARDGROVE HAPPENINGS.
W. B. Lancaster and grandson George SMITH went huckleberrying Tuesday to Calico Lake. (12 Aug 1909)


Mrs. W. B. LANCASTER

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.
Mrs. LANCASTER received word from her son W. T. KIRKBY of Cheboygan, that his wife and nephew Tom KIRKBY and his brother-in-law Lee JACKSON, of Lansing, who is doing his building have all been sick but were better at the writing. (12 Aug 1909)


Kirkby

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.
Mrs. LANCASTER received word from her son W. T. KIRKBY of Cheboygan, that his wife and nephew Tom KIRKBY and his brother-in-law Lee JACKSON, of Lansing, who is doing his building have all been sick but were better at the writing. (12 Aug 1909)


Mrs. W. B. LANCASTER

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.
Mrs. LANCASTER received word from her son W. T. KIRKBY of Cheboygan, that his wife and nephew Tom KIRKBY and his brother-in-law Lee JACKSON, of Lansing, who is doing his building have all been sick but were better at the writing. (12 Aug 1909)


W. T. KIRKBY

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.
Mrs. LANCASTER received word from her son W. T. KIRKBY of Cheboygan, that his wife and nephew Tom KIRKBY and his brother-in-law Lee JACKSON, of Lansing, who is doing his building have all been sick but were better at the writing. (12 Aug 1909)


George STILLWAGON

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:
LOVELLS LOCALS.
Mr. and Mrs. George STILLWAGON, of Edwards, Michigan visited the homes of his sons Clarance and Avery. (12 Aug 1909)


Clarance STILLWAGON

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:
LOVELLS LOCALS.
Mr. and Mrs. George STILLWAGON, of Edwards, Michigan visited the homes of his sons Clarance and Avery. (12 Aug 1909)


Avery STILLWAGON

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:
LOVELLS LOCALS.
Mr. and Mrs. George STILLWAGON, of Edwards, Michigan visited the homes of his sons Clarance and Avery. (12 Aug 1909)


FLEMING

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 Mary E. FLEMING of Saginaw is visiting her brother Rev. J. H. FLEMING a few weeks. (12 Aug 1909)


Rev. J. H. FLEMING

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 Mary E. FLEMING of Saginaw is visiting her brother Rev. J. H. FLEMING a few weeks. (12 Aug 1909)


Mary E. FLEMING

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 Mary E. FLEMING of Saginaw is visiting her brother Rev. J. H. FLEMING a few weeks. (12 Aug 1909)


Peter FAILING

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:
-Floyd FAILING and wife, and Frank FAILING, of Tekonsha, are guest of their Father, Peter FAILING of Beaver Creek, and visiting all the other FAILINGS. The boys were here twelve years ago, and are wonderfully surprised at the improvements noticed on every side. (12 Aug 1909)


Floyd FAILING

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:
-Floyd FAILING and wife, and Frank FAILING, of Tekonsha, are guest of their Father, Peter FAILING of Beaver Creek, and visiting all the other FAILINGS. The boys were here twelve years ago, and are wonderfully surprised at the improvements noticed on every side. (12 Aug 1909)


Frank FAILING

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:
-Floyd FAILING and wife, and Frank FAILING, of Tekonsha, are guest of their Father, Peter FAILING of Beaver Creek, and visiting all the other FAILINGS. The boys were here twelve years ago, and are wonderfully surprised at the improvements noticed on every side. (12 Aug 1909)


M. P. ROUSKE

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:
-M. P. ROUSKE and his wife, have been the guests her sister, Mrs. C. W. AMIDON for a week, and on Tuesday, with sheriff AMIDON and his wife started for the Soo. They went from St. Ignace by rail and will return by boat reaching home Saturday or Sunday. It is a pleasant trip. (26 Aug 1909)


Mrs. M. P. ROUSKE

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:
-M. P. ROUSKE and his wife, have been the guests her sister, Mrs. C. W. AMIDON for a week, and on Tuesday, with sheriff AMIDON and his wife started for the Soo. They went from St. Ignace by rail and will return by boat reaching home Saturday or Sunday. It is a pleasant trip. (26 Aug 1909)


CROWLEY

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:
-J. E. CROWLEY and wife were in Cheboygan the 17th in attendance at the wedding of his brother, David H. CROWLEY, Prosecuting Attorney of that county, and Miss Cordella BARRETT, daughter of the County Clerk. The ceremony was solemnized at the home of Rev. Fr. WEBLER, officiating, in the presence of the immediate families of the contracting parties, and a royal reception followed at the home of the bride's parents, which was lavishly decorated for the occasion and where scores of friends gathered to congratulate the happy pair, remaining after the banquet to escort them to the train, for the beginning of an extended bridal trip, east. They are among the most popular of Cheboygan society and both are to be congratulated. (26 Aug 1909)


J. E. CROWLEY

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:
-J. E. CROWLEY and wife were in Cheboygan the 17th in attendance at the wedding of his brother, David H. CROWLEY, Prosecuting Attorney of that county, and Miss Cordella BARRETT, daughter of the County Clerk. The ceremony was solemnized at the home of Rev. Fr. WEBLER, officiating, in the presence of the immediate families of the contracting parties, and a royal reception followed at the home of the bride's parents, which was lavishly decorated for the occasion and where scores of friends gathered to congratulate the happy pair, remaining after the banquet to escort them to the train, for the beginning of an extended bridal trip, east. They are among the most popular of Cheboygan society and both are to be congratulated. (26 Aug 1909)


David H. CROWLEY

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:
-J. E. CROWLEY and wife were in Cheboygan the 17th in attendance at the wedding of his brother, David H. CROWLEY, Prosecuting Attorney of that county, and Miss Cordella BARRETT, daughter of the County Clerk. The ceremony was solemnized at the home of Rev. Fr. WEBLER, officiating, in the presence of the immediate families of the contracting parties, and a royal reception followed at the home of the bride's parents, which was lavishly decorated for the occasion and where scores of friends gathered to congratulate the happy pair, remaining after the banquet to escort them to the train, for the beginning of an extended bridal trip, east. They are among the most popular of Cheboygan society and both are to be congratulated. (26 Aug 1909)


Cordella BARRETT

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:
-J. E. CROWLEY and wife were in Cheboygan the 17th in attendance at the wedding of his brother, David H. CROWLEY, Prosecuting Attorney of that county, and Miss Cordella BARRETT, daughter of the County Clerk. The ceremony was solemnized at the home of Rev. Fr. WEBLER, officiating, in the presence of the immediate families of the contracting parties, and a royal reception followed at the home of the bride's parents, which was lavishly decorated for the occasion and where scores of friends gathered to congratulate the happy pair, remaining after the banquet to escort them to the train, for the beginning of an extended bridal trip, east. They are among the most popular of Cheboygan society and both are to be congratulated. (26 Aug 1909)


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