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CEMETERY COMMITTEE MINUTES

KENNEY AND ROCKY CREEK

 COMMUNITIES

1931-1941 

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Rec of Deaths                           1940 and 1941

 

Rec of Deaths                           1940 and 1941

Ethel Price Peters

 

Died

Oct-5-1939

Will Smith

 

Died

Jan-30-1939

Herriold Smith

 

Died

April-8-1935

Robert Lott

 

Died

Dec-12-1939

Will Washington

 

Died

Feb-23-1940

Fred Jackson

 

Died

March-5-1940

Hadie McDade

 

Died

April-16-1940

Ras Blue

 

Died

April-20-1940

Walter Spates

 

Died

Jan-16-1933

Rebecker Spates

 

Died

Sept-27-1938

Rubie Lee Hewett

 

Died

Aug 20-1936

Emma Mays

 

Died

Apr 27-1930

Albert Gilmore

 

Died

Sept 15-1934

Effie B Vaughns

 

Died

June 1-1940

Girtrud M Lott

 

Died

Nov 30-1940

Rosie Evans

 

Died

Nov 25-1940

Miles Crevin

 

Died

Jan 12-1941

Silvestor Mays

 

Died

Feb 24-1941

Etmos Dabner

 

Died

May 26 1941

Lillie Ann Edward

 

Died

July 9? 1937

 

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                                             52.80

                                                  75

                                             53.65 

 

 

Lawernce Quller

 

Geogers Forster

1.00

Eddie Jackson

1.00

Leola Spates

   75

Bessie Cleveland

   75

George Dabner

1.00

Freddie Dabner

1.00

Freedonia Vaughn

   75

Effie Davis

   75

James Morgan

1.00

Ira Lott

1.00

Roy Spates

1.00

Freddie Garnett   pd.

1.00

 

1        Will Washington       [A circle with a line through it has been placed on this name]

2        BT. Washington

3        CH. Kassee

4        William Collin

5        Garfield Graze

6        James Morgan

7        Ben Vaughn

8        R.L. Lott

9        Joe Marshel

 

 

CHr. Eddie Hubbard

Sect. Clemmie Mcdade

Chr. Sct. UG Sandford

Trea Retie Spates

 

 

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DEATH REC OF COMITY PEOPLE OF KENNEY CEMETRY

 

Ethie Price Peters                           Died  Oct 5-1939
Will Smith Died   Jan 30 1939
Harridal Smith       Died   Apr 8-1935
Robert Lott                              Died  Dec 12 1939
Will Washington  Died    Feb 23-1940
Fred Jackson    Died  Mar 5 1940
Hattie McDade Died   Apr 16 1940
Ras Blue   Died  Apr 20 1940
Walter Spates       Jan 11-1933
Rebecca Spates         Spt 27 1938
Rubbie Lee Hewitt        Aug 20 1936
Emma Mays    Apr 27 1930
Albert Gilmore     Apr 27 1930
Effie B. Vaughn        Jun 1-1942
Lizzie Stevson       July 19-1940
Rosie Evins       Nov 25 1940
Girtrue M. Lott    Nov 30 1940
Miles Creven       Jan 12 1941

  

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ROCKY CREEK

NOV. 27 1931

 

On the 22th of Oct. all the members was call to meet at Kenney to clean the cemetery. Eddie Jackson goin as a member of the cemetery. 1.00 was paid to the treasure holder Walter Spates on Oct. 26, 1931.

 

BT Washington

Joe Mashel 

 

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SEPT. 23 1932

 

Trea Spates pd. 75c to the chr. Will Washington on Sept 23 1932.

 

Sect. B. T. Washington

 

Amos Cleveland paid $5.00 to the chr committee Will Washington Jan 15 1933 for the burial of Leroy Cleveland and 75c for Bessie Cleveland the same date.

 

Sect B. T. Washington

 

George Ward paid paid 2.50 to Eddie Hubbard an it was turn over to chr. Committee Will Washington March 6 1932 for burial of a baby. Sect. B. T. Washington

  

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KENNY TEX

NOV. 24 1932

 

Comm. Reports was call to order by the chr. Comm.. Will Washington. Chr. Received 75c from Leola Spates an turn it over to the Treas com. Johnnie Hampon? Recived 1.00 from Larnce Gullie an was turn over to the treasure. The comm.. decied to put a (blank space) an make a rest room for the ladies. Comm James Jackson recived 1.00 from Ed Kesee and will turn it over to the treasure Sat Nov. 26 1932.

Comm.

Chr. Will Washington

Sect. B. T. Washington            Eddie Kesee

  

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SEPT. 23 1932

 

Trea Spates pd. 75c to the chr. Will Washington on Sept 23 1932.  

Sect. B. T. Washington  

Amos Cleveland paid $5.00 to the chr committee Will Washington Jan 15 1933 for the burial of Leroy Cleveland and 75c for Bessie Cleveland the same date.  

Sect B. T. Washington  

George Ward paid paid 2.50 to Eddie Hubbard an it was turn over to chr. Committee Will Washington March 6 1932 for burial of a baby. Sect. B. T. Washington  

 

 

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KENNY TEX

NOV. 24 1932

 

Comm. Reports was call to order by the chr. Comm.. Will Washington. Chr. Received 75c from Leola Spates an turn it over to the Treas com. Johnnie Hampon? Recived 1.00 from Larnce Gullie an was turn over to the treasure. The comm.. decied to put a (blank space) an make a rest room for the ladies. Comm James Jackson recived 1.00 from Ed Kesee and will turn it over to the treasure Sat Nov. 26 1932.

Comm.

Chr. Will Washington

Sect. B. T. Washington            Eddie Kesee  

 

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ROCKY CREEK

NOV 30 1933

 

CH Cossie pd. 25.00 to the bank what he had. Ira Lott pd. 1.00 to the CH com James Morgan Paid to CHr Comm. 1.00.  

On Sept. 12 1933 5.00 was paid to the sect. U. G. Sanford for bural of Richard Dabney Georger Dabney paid 1.00 Fredonie Dabney paid 1.00 Fredonia Vaughn pd. 75 Effie Davis pd. 75.  

On Nov. 2 1933 Chr. Eddie Hubbard call metting for the comm. In the call meeting it was move and second that we need a G. Hoe and it will be brought up Grand metting comm. Mark that the trea. Will not be lone out no more. Comm. reports none.  

 

 

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ROCKY CREEK

NOV 2 1933

 

Comm. metting was call to order by chr. Com. It been move and second that we need a G hoe it will be brought up in the grand metting comm. move that they would not lone out the trea no more.

 

Three hoes at

3.10

Latern

  .60

 

3.70

   

 

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KENNEY TEXAS

MARCH 30 1934

 

Comm. metting was call to by CHr. Comm. Move reports non trea bught three hoes paid 3.10 for them. Bought some laten paid .60. The bill was 3.70  

 

 

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ROCKY CREEK

JULY 6 1934

 

Committee metting was called to order by ch. Will Washington on April bought one spool of wire cost $4.25 and 15c worth of steeples.

 

On June 25 Annie Smith paid 75 to the chr. Committee Will Washington.

 

Toll Money $43.15

 

 

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KENNEY TEX

 

Committee reports for Ed. Hubbard chr. Quilla Hubbard paid 75. Nealey Hubbard paid 75 on August 30 it was turn over to the treasure holder.

 

Aurtha Bydum paid 1.00 to the chr. Will Washington Oct 2. Henry Lott paid 1.00 to the chr. Commtt an it was turn over to the treasure.

 

T.D. Thomas paid 1.00

Maggie Bell Harris paid 1.00

Auther Hewett pd 1.00

 

43.15

  5.50

48.65

   .75

47.40

   

 

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ROCKY CREEK

APRIL 19 1935

 

ChR. Comm. report the commtt bought a rope paid 65. Bought lock paid 25 for it amount for the two article was 90.

 

ROCKY CREEK

AGUST 31

 

Authur Dever paid 2.50 to CHr committee Will Washington and it was turn over to trea.

Holder Sept 1 1935

On Oct 1935 Susie Wilson paid 5.00 for Baril of her brother to the committee Richard Twiggs.

   

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ROCKY CREEK

DEC 4, 1935

COMMITT RAPORTS  

B. T. Washington  

On Nov. 10. CHr. Commtt bought two pins three bottle ink pin 25 each ink 5 per bottle total 65c. On Agust 31 Author Dever paid 2.50 to CHr. Commit Will Washington and it was turn over to trea. Holder Sept. 1 1935. On Oct 1 Susie Wilson paid 5.00 for the burial of her brother Pal Mosha to the comm.. Richard Twiggs he tur it over to J.D. Karmas. Freddie Jarnet paid 1.00 to commtt Richard Twiggs it was turn over to the CHr Edie Hubbard.  

 

 

KENNEY TEX

MARCH 28 1936

 

On Feb19 0 1936 Rosten Lott pd. 1.00 to the CHr. Comm. Will Washington. Susie Wilson paid 5.00 to the committee Richard Twiggs an it was return back.  

 

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ROCKY CREEK

MARCH 20 - 1936

 

Commtt metting was call to order by the Chr. Committee Will Washington. It was motion an second that we will have a genarl metting at Kenney on 5th. It was move and second that the committee on Rocky have decied to tear that buidin down an build it over.

 

KENNEY TEXAS

MARCH 28 1936

 

Committ metting was call to order by the CHr. Will Washington. It was move and second that are committee decied to rebuild that tool house on the semectery.  

 

 

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KENNEY TEX

NOV. 26. 1936

 

Committee metting was call to order by CHr. Comm. Will Washington  by comm. reports that they will digs the Tool House an put a flour in it.

 

Sect B. T. Washington

CHr. W. W. Washington

1936 report jonor

 

Rosten Lott pd.

1.00

Joe Marshel pd.

1.00

Magor Spates pd.

1.00

L.C. Cole pd.

1.00

 

U.G. Sanford bought lumber for to repear the tool house he paid 12.38.

 

ROCKY

MARCH 26 1937

 

Commttee metting was call to order by CHr. Will Washington. U.G. Sanford bought lumber for repear of the tool house paid 2.38.

 

Willie Washington Jr. pd. 1.00 to sect. C. Mcdade on April 4th.

 

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B.T. Washington

ROCKY CREEK

Aug.

 

H.Y. Moshay paid to CHr. Comm.. Will Washington 1.00. It was turn over to the trea. Holder.

 

Reports Willie Washington paid $1.00 to sect Clennie McDade on April 4-1937. Henry Moshay paid $1.00 in Aug to chr com Will Washington it was turned over to the treasure holder. Comm. reported that they will build a new gate. They will need 4-fencing plank. 4 plank 1-3-12 feet long.  

 

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ROCKY CREEK

NOV-25-1937

 

Semetery Metting was coll to oder by CHr. Eddie Hubbard. Song by bro. Will Washington. Prayer by CHr. It was move and second that we will by 4 plank 1-3-12 long. It was move an second that we will met at Kenney Nov 29-1937 to clean the semetery on Sat. morning. Reports of the Trea. 52.17 reduce 75 leaves 51.42.

 

It was move an second that we will want have any smoking in our next metting. It was move and second that we will use J.M. Lott for Rocky comm.- at Kenney cemetery. It was move that we will that Hary Harris for Rocky commtt. It was move an second that we will use Kosten Lott for commtt at Kenney. It was move and second that we will use Bennie Havie for our commtt at Kenney. It was move an second that Will an Walter Spates for commtt at Kenney.

 

We will join for the next metting will be in March on good Friday at Kenney.

 

Reports of Trea.

51.42

 

    .75

 

50.67

 

   .86

Nov. 24 1938

49.81

 

  1.00

   

 

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ROCKY CREEK

 

Report from CHr. Commttee they paid .71 for plank and paid .15 for a post. 1.00 for T.B. Adams paid to Chr Washington. $2.50 for the burial of Aurther Deavers boy.

 

Comtt metting was call to order Nov 24-1938.

Report from Committry.

Paid .71 for plank for a gate an paid .15 for post. T.B. Adam paid to chr. Comm. W. Washington 1.00 to be as a member of the semtemery. Auther Dever paid 2.50 to chr. Comm.. for the burial of his boy.  

 

 

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Lawernce Quiller

1.00

George Forster

1.00

Eddie Jackson

1.00

Leola Spates

  .75

Bessie Cleveland

  .75

George Dabner

1.00

Freddie Dabner

1.00

Freedonia Voughn

  .75

Effie Davis Dead (line through

                    Name)

  .75

James Morgan

1.00

Ira Lott

1.00

Ron Spates

1.00

T.B. Adams

1.00

Will Jr. Washington

1.00

Henry Moshay

1.00

Roston Lott

1.00

Joe Marshell

1.00

Magor Spates

1.00

L.C. Cole

1.00

T.D. Thomas

1.00

Maggie Bell Harris

1.00

Auther Hewett

1.00

Auther Bynum

1.00

Henry Lott

1.00

Quilla Hubbard

  .75

Nealy Hubbard

  .75

Lester Hubbard

1.00

Will Peters

1.00

James L. Lott

1.00

Lonnie Allen

1.00

Pearlee Dabney

  .75

 

 

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Next meating July 4 1940                              $51.84

Kenney

 

ROCKY CREEK

MARCH 22 1940

 

TH   Joe Mashel             CH  Ed Hubbard

 

Tresure is now holding                                                 Total $52.59

                                                                                                             1.00

                                                                                                Total $53.59

 

KENNEY TEX

APRIL 29 1940  

Ed Robertson receive 1.00 from James Lott for the joning of the comity cemetery. This money were dep in Kenney State Bank the same day it were receive. T.H. Joe Mashel repote 30c is owe to Andres Jackson for 3 rail road ties for the bilding of our cemmity and it have not ben paid yet.

   

JULY 4 1940

 

It were move in second that treasure Joe Mashel is pay 30c to Andred Jackson for 3 rail road ties. It were move in second that we would sanda ?

 

Next metting Rocky Nov. 28. 1940

 

53.89

  6.00

59.89

  3.80

55.69

  3.90

59.59

 

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Dec 1940 Totaling Treasure

55.89

Added

  6.00

Paid Out

  3.90

Treasure Stand

55.69

   

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On Oct 15 1940

$5.00 were paid to ? for the berring of Jim Randle. Lonnie A ? the the CH Ed Hubbard for the member ship for Kenney Commity Cemerty. $3.90 were paid to Rernart Lumbar Yard for plank to wall graves.

 

Treasure

$53.89c

 

      .75

 

$53.14

   

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KENNEY TEXAS

Time 4pm

APRIL 11 1941

 

$53.89 Treasur  

On Oct 15 1940

$5.00 were paid to Kenney cemerty in copration for the berring of Jim Randle. This money were kept and added to treasure in the Kenney State Bank. Lonnie Allen paid to CH Ed Hubbard. $1.00 for a memrship of the Kenney Comity Cemerty. $3.90 were paid to the Rernart Lumbar yard for plank to walls graves.

  Keep this book in order for you need it.

   

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KENNEY TEXAS

APRIL 11 1941

  House were call to order by the CH Ed Hubard. Pray by the CH open song There is rest for the worred then the house were open for busies. It was move in second that we would use only to sectary it was move in second we would adoi. It was move and second we would bild a ladie rest rom at the semitary. It was also move in second that we would ? It was also methon that we would use Duble for the building and the price would be 35c per hour. Then it was move second that we would stand aojuin.  

2 water bucket 80

   

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KENNEY TEXAS

JULY 1941

  2 water bucket 80c

1 closet for ladies $14.63c with paint $5.43  

(note at bottom of page)  

Mr. Henskel send me 3 pound of bacon 2 bars of P.G. Soap 1 Lifebuoy Soap.  

 

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ROLL OF MEMBERS

ROLE OF NAMES

KENNEY TEXAS

APRIL 6 1942

 

1

Albert Gilmore

Pd

1.00

2

Robert Carson c.r

Pd

1.00

3

Corria Smith

Pd

  .75

4

Cillie Doboes

Pd

1.00

5

Dick Willins

Pd

1.00

6

Annis Everline

Pd

1.00

7

Mattie Cleverne

Pd

  .75

8

Annie Cleverne

Pd

1.00

9

Susie Allens

Pd

1.00

10

Davis Roberts

Pd

1.00

11

Clemmie McDade

Pd

1.00

12

Idie Smith

Pd

  .75

13

Wollis Hood

Pd

1.00

14

Horce Craven

Pd

1.00

15

Riley Deaver

Pd

  .75

16

Willie Deaver

Pd

1.00

17

John Allen

Pd

1.00

18

Ed Dever

Pd

  .70

19

Handy Tollever

Pd

1.00

20

Dock Wallas

Pd

1.00

21

Louis Robertson

Pd

1.00

22

John Bonner

Pd

1.00

23

Henry Beathny

Pd

1.00

24

Rosie Ward

Pd

  .75

25

Dollie George

Pd

1.00

26

Mack Fenniel

Pd

  .75

27

Fade Guyton

Pd

1.00

28

Allin Harris

Pd

1.00

29

James Jackson

Pd

1.00

30

Willie Williamson

Pd

1.00

31

Price Jackson

Pd

1.00

32

Walter Jackson

Pd

1.00

33

Wright Jackson

Pd

1.00

34

Dick Dabney

Pd

1.00

35

Will Kenner

Pd

?

   

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Mrs. Hannie Sallins, Mr William Lester Sallins Chapple Hill Texas

 

36

Henry Baley

Pd

  .25

37

W.L. Lott

Pd

  .75

38

Ben Sanford

Pd

  .50

39

George Ward

Pd

  .50

40

Jas Moshay

Pd

  .50

41

Julia Dabney

Pd

  .25

42

George Jackson

Pd

  .25

43

Eugenia McDade (Dead)

Pd

  .75

44

Price Spates

Pd

  .50

45

Fredick Stepson

Pd

1.00

46

Denis Gilmore

Pd

1.00

47

Frank Hood

Pd

1.00

48

George Hicks

Pd

1.00

49

Fennil Sanford

Pd

  .75

50

Allice Kessee

Pd

  .75

51

Ennis Stokes

Pd

1.00

52

Beddie Kessee

Pd

  .75

  Bettie Kessee .75

Alice Kessee .75

Ennis Stokes 1.00

 

 

 

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KENNEY COMITEY CEMETREY

MEMIBA SHIP RECORD

 

Pirsila Thomie

Pd

  .75

Massil Lott

Pd

  .75

Florince Guyton

Pd

1.00

Robert Lee Brimbra

Pd

  .75

Mattie Washington

Pd

  .75

James Jackson

Pd

1.00

Milin Willomus

Pd

1.00

Salie Jeff

Pd

1.00

Harris Beathen

Pd

1.00

ED Roberts

Pd

1.00

Will Parker

Pd

1.00

Aegentine Griffien

Pd

1.00

Catey Muffey

Pd

1.00

Johnnie Smith

Pd

1.00

Samal Kassie

Pd

1.00

Millie Harris

Pd

  .75

Ollie Lee Smith

Pd

1.00

Jissie Rollis

Pd

1.00

West Davis

Pd

1.00

Gaba Davis

Pd

1.00

Maggie Willie

Pd

  .75

Willie Quiller

Pd

1.00

W.B. Knoxson

Pd

1.00

Anderson Lee

Pd

1.00

Arsar Sander

Pd

1.00

E.D. Allen

Pd

1.00

John Millie

Pd

1.00

Locket Robertson

Pd

1.00

Pinkie Smith

Pd

  .75

Hobert Hohlt

Pd

1.00

Cess Jackson

 

1.00

Seser Hood

Pd

1.00

C.W. Hood

Pd

1.00

Jim Cleverne

Pd

1.00

   

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ROLE OF NAMES

 

Lawernce Quiller

Pd

1.00

Louis Hill

George Foster

Pd

1.00

Arther Hicks

Eddie Jackson

Pd

1.00

Arther Hewitt

Leola Spates

Pd

  .75

John Bolden

Edd Kesee

Pd

1.00

Johnnie Dabney

Bessie Cleburne

Pd

  .75

 

George Dabney

Pd

1.00

 

Freddie Dabney

Pd

  .75

 

Effie Voughn

Pd

  .75

 

James Lott

Pd

1.00

 

James Morgon

Pd

1.00

 

Ira Lott

Pd

1.00

 

Richard Twigs

Pd

1.00

 

Chillie Kissee

Pd

1.00

 

Karo Thomas

Pd

1.00

 

Will Collins

Pd

1.00

 

CW Dabney

Pd

1.00

 

Johnie Hampton

 

1.00

 

Garfield Graves

Pd

1.00

 

Ben Voughn

Pd

1.00

 

Glen Quiller

Pd

1.00

 

Robert Lott

Pd

1.00

 

Robert Holt

Pd

1.00

 

Ray Spates

Pd

1.00

 

U.G. Sanford

Pd

1.00

 

Joe Mashle

Pd

1.00

 

John Lott

Pd

1.00

 

Louis Smith

Pd

1.00

 

Edd Hubbard

Pd

1.00

 

Lonnie Collins

Pd

1.00

 

ED. Robertson

 

1.00

 

Magor Spates

 

1.00

 

LC Coles

 

1.00

 

TD Thomas

 

1.00

 

Robert Spates

 

1.00

 

   

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COM ROLL COMON ROLE..

 

Lawrence Quiller

Pd

1.00

Louis Hill

1.00

George Foster

Pd

1.00

Arthur Hicks

1.00

Eddie Jackson

Pd

1.00

Arthur Hewitt

1.00

Leola Spates

Pd

  .75

John Dabney

1.00

Eddie Kesee

Pd

1.00

 

 

Bessie Clebern

Pd

  .75

 

 

George Dabney

Pd

1.00

 

 

Freddie Dabney

Pd

  .75

Louis Hine

 

Effie Vaughn (line through name)

Pd

  .75

Arther Hick

 

James Morgan

Pd

1.00

Arthur Hewitt

 

Ira Lott

Pd

1.00

John Dabney

 

Richard Twiggs

Pd

1.00

 

 

Chilie Kissie

Pd

1.00

 

 

Karo Thomas

Pd

1.00

 

 

Will Collins

Pd

1.00

 

 

CW Dubose

Pd

1.00

 

 

Johnnie Hampton

Pd

1.00

 

 

Garfield Grare

Pd

1.00

 

 

Ben Voughn

Pd

1.00

 

 

Glen Quiller

Pd

1.00

 

 

Robert Lott

Pd

1.00

 

 

Robert Holt

Pd

1.00

Kenney Texas

 

Roy Spates

Pd

1.00

 

 

UG Sanders

Pd

1.00

 

 

Joe Mashel

Pd

1.00

 

 

John Lott

Pd

1.00

UG Sandfor

 

Louis Smith

Pd

1.00

 

 

Eddie Hubbard

Pd

1.00

Eddie Hubbard

 

James J. Lott

Pd

1.00

James W. Lott

 

Lonnie Allen

Pd

1.00

Lonnie Allen

 

ED Robertson

Pd

1.00

Ed Robertson

 

Maggie Spates

Pd

1.00

Maggie Spates

 

LC Coles

Pd

1.00

LC Cole

 

TD Thomas

Pd

1.00

TD Thomas

 

Robert Spates

Pd

1.00

Robert Spates

 

Louis Hill

Pd

1.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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