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The DeFuniak Herald – February 5, 1914 – Page 6

Freeport

  • Mrs. W. T. Morris is greatly improved to the delight of her many friends.
  • Mrs. H. E. Reese of Portland was visiting her sister, Mrs. Morris the first of the week.
  • Mrs. S. E. Huggins returned from Atlanta this morning where she had been in the Infirmary for the past six weeks. Her many friends are glad to see her so much improved.
  • Warren Melvin was on our streets this week. He represents a fishing establishment at East Pass.
  • The people of our town are expecting great volumes of hot air here today. Many Candidates are expected from all parts of the county and the citizens are expected to turn out with full baskets.
  • Rev. and Mrs. C. J. Buttram are happily domiciled in the Daniels house. They visited Point Washington last Sunday.
  • Rev. C. W. Gavin was in our town last Saturday and Sunday.

[Compiled by Emily Petroskey]

The DeFuniak Herald – January 1, 1914

Mrs J H Reddick of Noma, Fla died in Hill’s Infirmary in Montgomery  Monday of last week, and her body was brought to her home for burial. Funeral was held from the family residence Rev. McGlaun conducting the services. Before her marriage she was Miss Ida Davis of Pt Washington. She was 27 yrs of age and survived by her husband who is in business in Noma.

[Compiled by Lois Danley and Sharon Watson]

The Breeze – March 23, 1911 – Page 1

John Strickland and family passed through here [Santa Rosa] on their way Pt. Washington to visit relatives at that place.

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

The Breeze – April 21, 1910 – Page 3

The members of the Freeport and Pt. Washington camps W. O. W. will unveil the monuments erected to the memory of the late Blueford and Brad Colvin at Pt. Washington next Sunday, the Steamer Capt. Fritz carrying these from this side of the bay leaving Freeport about seven o’clock. THE BREEZE acknowledges a cordial invitation to be there.

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

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