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

Notes


William MOSES

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:
-William MOSES, who palys the solo with Mr. CLARK is a full blooded Chippewa indian, just from the government indian school, Chiloco, Oaklahoma. (25 Nov 1909)


Sophia PETERSON

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. ABBOTT entertained the Epworth League and their friends Tuesday evening at a farewell party for Miss Sophia PETERSON who expects to leave soon for Dakota where she will be with her uncle. Sophia's many friends are sorry to have her go. (2 Dec 1909)


P. C. HILL

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. V. W. LANKEY of Bay City takes the place of P. C. HILL as train master at this station. Mr. HILL moving to Jackson. (6 Jan 1910)


V. W. LANKEY

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. V. W. LANKEY of Bay City takes the place of P. C. HILL as train master at this station. Mr. HILL moving to Jackson. (6 Jan 1910)


John HITCHCOCK

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:
-Word was received from South Branch Monday, of the sudden death of John HITCHCOCK, a pioneer of the county. (6 Jan 1910)


Wilson BARNES

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:
-Wilson BARNES and wife have adopted a six pound boy. (13 Jan 1910)


Adam LEASH

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. MILES has taken charge of the boarding house recently vacated by Adam LEASH.
Mr. LEASH and family left Friday for Pennsylvania. (27 Jan 1910)


John 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:
-FREDERIC FREAKS.
John SMITH, the Swede as he was called, dropped dead at J. SMITH's camp. The funeral was held from the M. P. church Thursday afternoon. (27 Jan 1910)


Dr. N. L. PARMATER

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:
-Many of our citizens, and especially the old soldiers of this county will regret to learn of the death of Comrad, Dr. N. L. PARMATER of Gaylord, who was "mustered into the Grand Army Above" last Friday. The Dr. was one of the pioneers of Otsego County, and for the past thirty years has been recognized as one of the leading men in that section of the state. He was in his 75th year. (27 Jan 1910)