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GREENE COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA ITEMS
FOUND IN WASHINGTON COUNTY PA NEWSPAPERS
with mentions of other PA towns or other States
Items from The Washington Observer, Washington Pennsylvania,
December 13, 1905, page 7:
Waynesburg - Waynesburg, Dec. 12 --
Capt. Elmore A. RUSSELL, of Paris, Texas, commander of the
department of Texas, is in town, the guest of his lifelong friend, Samuel
HARVEY. Captain RUSSELL is a veteran of the glorious 85th Pa. Volunteers
and saw three years service. He is en route to Washington City.
The Christian church, which has been refrescoed(?) and remodeled
somewhat during the past month will be re-opened for service, Sunday, December
17. Dr. Wallace THARP, pastor of the First Christian church of Allegheny,
will preach the sermons on that day.
Mrs. A. H. SELLERS, returned from Franklin, where she has been
for a fortnight with her sister, Miss Madie JONES, who has been very ill, but is
H. F. WARD, of Washington, was a caller Saturday. Mr. WARD
moves into the court house January 1. [NOTE: Was he a politician?
Probably means Greene Co Court House.]
Mrs. M. R. TRAVIS, of West street, returned from Washington
Miss Carrie LEWIS returned home from Washington Friday evening.
Miss Minnie PHILLIPS is visiting friends in Washington.
(end of column)
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