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The Breeze – July 28, 1910 – Page 5

Advertisements in this [classified] column for one half cent a word each insertion cash with order.

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

The Breeze – July 28, 1910 – Page 5

Announcement is made of the coming marriage of Miss Myrtle Bowers and Mr. Walter Kensaul which is to take place at Lockhart, Ala., early in August.

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

The Breeze – July 28, 1910 – Page 5

THE BREEZE Established in 1892

According to the latest newspaper directory THE BREEZE has the second largest circulation of all the country weeklies published in West Florida, the Marianna Times Courier, the oldest of them all at the county seat of the second most populous county in this end of the state being credited with the largest. The next oldest paper, and the oldest under the same management is the St. Andrews Buoy being established in 1891 just a year ahead of THE BREEZE.

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

The Breeze – July 28, 1910 – Page 4

Birthday Celebrated

Helen Cochran, Mary Burk, Myrl Tarance, Gladys Storrs, Massey Ward, Ray Morris, Raymond Wickersham, were those present at a party given by master Douglas Johnson Thursday [July 21, 1910] in honor of his seventh birthday.

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

The Breeze – July 28, 1910 – Page 1

Uncle Stephen McPherson, the old colored minister, who every winter visitor here for the past twenty years will remember as preaching on every occasion and at any place opportunity afforded, died last Thursday and was buried Friday, his funeral probably being the largest in point of attendance of that of any colored person ever lived here.

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

The Breeze – July 28, 1910 – Page 1

Shooting Scrap at Chipley

News was received here Monday morning of a shooting affray in which United States Deputy Marshal I. L. Whiddon shot and instantly killed S. B. Barfield at Chipley. It seems that there had been some trouble between the parties which was settled in this manner. Whiddon was commanded to jail to await the action of the courts.

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

The Breeze – July 21, 1910 – Page 8

Mr. Snow shot and killed Joe Bowtuell last week at Pine Log. An old grudge existed and Bouturull [sic] was a bad man.

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

The Breeze – July 21, 1910 – Page 5

Vane Jones and Miss Cleo Walker were married at Paxton Tuesday of last week [July 12, 1910].

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

The Breeze – July 21, 1910 – Page 5

Miss Allie Garrett, formerly of this place and J. R. Peacock, of Blountstown, were married there Sunday the 10th. Mr. Peacock is postmaster of his home town and is well spoken of by the local papers.

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

The Breeze – July 21, 1910 – Page 1

Charles Morris and Etta Lee Douglas are to be united in the holy bond of matrimony next Wednesday at 2:30;.m. at the home of the brides parents. They will leave immediately for Mississippi where they will make their future home.

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

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