The Carlisle Mercury, Nicholas Co., KY 27 June 1912, Thursday
We feel that teachers election being over, teachers feel themselves safely
located for this year. Mrs. Forrest Thompson will teach the Stringtown
School, better known as Wilson.
Wm. Askins and wife were the guests of Robt. Brierly and family two or three
days last week.
K. M. Wilson and wife spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Wilson.
George Warner, of Mt. Sterling, is the guest of J. M. Wilson and wife
Russell Wills, of Moorefield, visited relatives here the past week.
Miss Anna Ward was the guest of Mrs. Charlie Skein Sunday
Mrs. Fletcher Donaldson was the guest of Mrs. Robt. Brierly one day last
Mr. Forrest Ward, who has been at Kentucky State Normal for the past year
returned home Saturday.
Work is progressing nicely at the tunnel with about 20 hands at work.
The supper at Cowan Saturday night was largely attended, ticket receipts
Hensley McLean, of Montgomery Co, , visited his brother, John McLean, of
this place several days last week.
Miss Ada Fristoe is visiting relatives at Cincinnati and Chicago.
Miss May Letcher closed her school here last week. It was quite a success.
A mad dog passed through here Sunday headed towards Cowan, biting several
dogs as he went.
The K. of P. Lodge will give an Ice Cream Supper in the Pleasant Valley
Church yard Saturday night, June 29. Arrangements are being made for this
to be one of the largest suppers of the kind ever held in this end of the
county. So come and get one of the largest suppers for 10cts. Then you ever
got before. Proceeds for the benefit of the Lodge.
Robert Burns family and sister-in-law are visiting John McLean.