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Gouverneur Free Press - Wednesday, September 20, 1911


Rossie –



Macomb –

·        Leon Raven, son of Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Raven, and Miss Hazel Murton, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Murton, were united in marriage at Morristown Wednesday, Sept 13.  Mrs. Warren Hastings, sister of the groom acted as bridesmaid and Warren Hastings acted as best man.  After a short wedding trip in Canada Mr. and Mrs. Raven will be home to their friends here.

·        Golda Ames and Ethel Washburn were at Gouverneur last Friday.

·        A good number attended the Ladies Aid society which was held at Mrs. J. T. Raven’s last Thursday.

·        Mrs. Loren Stanton spent last Thursday at Will Stanton’s.

·        Mr. and Mrs. Frank Fox and granddaughter Pauline, have returned home after visiting Mr. Fox’s brother in Warrensburgh, N.Y.

·        John Mills spent last Tuesday at Gouverneur.

·        Mrs. Horace Baggs of Gouverneur has been spending a few days the past week with her sister, Mrs. C. J. Hutton.

·        Xury Finley our well known local fisherman, and James Simons caught 24 bullheads last Wednesday night which weighed 28 pounds before they were dressed and they caught 23 Saturday night.  Who can beat this record?

·        Miss Ethel Washburn called at Mrs. Fred Horton’s last Saturday.

·        Mrs. Eugene Turnbull has been sick with the lagrippe but is some better at this writing.

·        Ralph Downing called at Clinton Harvey’s last weekend.

·        Jerome O’Brien passed through this place last Wednesday and secured many new subscribers for the Free Press, which seems to be booming rapidly.

·        Lafayette Youngs met with a very painful accident last Wednesday while drawing lumber to George Fox’s to get planed.  While coming up the Seaker hill he went to block the wheel and the team backed up and smashed his finger between the wheel and a big stone.

·        Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hutton spent Sunday at T. W. Hutton’s.

·        Mrs. Leland Thomas has been entertaining her brother and sister from Elmdale for a few days.

·        Mr. and Mrs. Fred Horton spent last Sunday at Algie Downings.

·        Carrie Hutton and Bertha Hutton were at their uncle George Murton’s last Tuesday and also called at Clinton Bailey’s at Pope Mills on Tuesday.

·        Mr. and Mrs. Loren Washburn and family, and Nelson Drummond  were guests at Clinton Harvey’s on Sunday.

·        Mrs. Nellie Richardson called at Fern Harlands’s on Sunday.


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