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Round Knoll News ~ Sam McMurtrey ~ Iowa
Posted by: Deborah Brownfield - Stanley (ID *****1616) Date: April 30, 2003 at 03:21:28
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Leon Reporter, Leon, Iowa
Thursday, April 2l, l904


JOE BOHALL is hauling cordwood for MR. GREENLAND from Long Creek bottom to higher ground.

BEN ELSTON returned last Friday from Kansas where he had been visiting relatives and looking for a new location.

MRS. C.M. AKES, of Leon, was a Monday visitor at the home of her sister, MRS. JOSEPH DOBSON.

SAM MCMURTREY returned Thursday from Nebraska where he has been visiting relatives.

BYRON HALL called at WILL TAYLOR's Wednesday evening.

MRS. EARL GREGG, who has been quite ill, is better at this writing.


NORAH DOBSON began a spring term of school at Round Knoll Monday.

MRS. ADA TWOMBLEY is very ill at this writing. Her father arrived Thursday from Kansas.

WILLIAM TAYLOR and family spent Saturday with BEN ELSTON.

Died, at his home near Lacelle, JOHN COFIELD, aged 69 years. He leaves a wife, eight children and four grandchildren to mourn his loss. The funeral services were conducted at the home by Rev. C.J. Heckathorn after which his remains were laid away in the Lacelle Cemetery.

JOHN BARBER and family Sundayed with MRS. JOHN COFIELD and family.


Copied by Nancee(McMurtrey)Seifert
"With permission from the Leon Journal Reporter"
April 29, 2003
*Round Knoll was close to Van Wert, Iowa.

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