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Keep a check on the Local Happenings.  There should be lots of events fall and the holiday season around the corner!



September
White Swans vs Red Warriors, July 4, 1889 BaseballF C Stephenson Family ~ Collinsville
Dr. William W. Graves Family ~ WhitesboroWilliam Henry Stephenson ~ Collinsville
Mrs. Mary E. & Miss Kate EverittDeath of Judge Isaac Linley
Samuel HannaSallie Little Hanna
Educational Institute: Marble Slab Unveiled, 1906Carpenter's Bluff Bridge to Stay
Rev. M.J. Malone, new pastor for St. Joseph's ~ 1912Visit by Dr. Burleson, Pres of Waco Univ, to Educational Institute, 1878
Barber Peter WIlliams, 1941Anderson School graduates, 1911
Warden-Wendell Family Tree End-of-the-Year Ceremony at St. Xavier's, 1877
W.H. Bunts, BlacksmithWorking Conditions at Denison Cottom Mill, 1908
Top West rescues a man from a lynch mobLast Buffalo Soldier
1899 Civil War Pension Applicants1893 ~ Precinct #2 lines
Jim Colbert & Frances Johnson wedding, 1898Barney Way killed by S F Van Wagoner, 1892
Arthur Leutchke weds Fannie Cummings, 1910Fly Brusher ~ Invention, 1875
Columbia Medical Center ~ ShermanSherman Community Hospital
Gus Voight found dead; 2 wives sue for life policyCollinsville Pioneer Days, Sept 17, 2016
J.R. Mills, last living man who helped build Security BuildingM.K.&T. freight train accident, April 1875
Van de Fall ~ Van Alstyne Fall celebration, Sept  24Melvin Driver Shoots & Kills his wife in Denison cafe, June 1941G
G E Atkins Kills Melzie Douglas at Farmington church"Texas Charley", 1905
J.H. Rue RanchJames Alexander "Alec" Reddick
Sarah J. Elmore King Daniels' familyGravestone symbol : Tough 'Ombres
Trails of Our Past : Tom C. BeanDr. George W. Truett
Law officers kill 2 men at ShermanMrs. Helen Ingram conducts a school for youth criminals
Calvin West murders wifeLewis Wilson sentenced to death by hanging in rape case
Denison Street Railway, 1885 & 1896Denison business, 1885
Mrs. L.S. McPherson - poetUSO Tribute Performance ~ Eisenhower State Park
Residents, 1940 ~ Hagerman



August
Oakwood Cemetery, Denison, Texas FacebookPerrin Air Force Base Recreation Area, 1954
Wilson Grocery Store & Station ~ PottsboroPottsboro Cafe, 1950s
1930 Yellow Jacket (Seniors)1911 Sherman High School building
Colonnade Hotel ~ Description of the hotel & its conveniences, 1884Death of Etta Mounts, 1896
1st Bank ~ Whitesboro1st Male Valedictorian ~ Denison High School, 1908
Tommie Turner, age 12, Killed by Houston & Texas Central, 1889Hartley B. Edwards - WWI bugler
Murder of May Hunt by husband E.W. Hunt, 1892Dr. Jones Killed by Wiley Stewart in Caddo, I.T.
Charles C. Smith charged with carrying concealed weapon, June 1893Tildy Johnson charged with keeping disorderly house, June 1893
Inmates at County Poor Farm, November 1885Little Rock Community
"Sully", the movie ~ September 9, 2016Yazoo - novel by Will J. Wheless of Sherman, 1889
Hotel Denison ~ FacebookHistoric Denison ~ Facebook
Old Hotel Denison photo blog Maggie Williams Wineinger 100th birthday
Edna Worden Wendell 100th birthdayEppstein ~ Meyer wedding, 1884
Cory Hill , 1880sDeath of Mrs. Sarah O. Daugherty, 1885
Murder of W.H. Skinner on Missouri Pacific RR near Denison, 1883Death of P.H. Peters, 1883  ~ Sherman Mayor
"Battle of the Washitas" Event ~ Durant, Oklahoma, Oct 14 - 16Rev. W.H. Robert (Robert School for Boys), 1884 ~ Denison
Antoinette Lea Robert ~ sister-in-law of Gen. Sam HoustonJordan Taylor Hype!
Labor Siftings, newspaper for the labor movementsCarpenter Bluff Bridge - Say Goodbye to a local landmark
The Old Country Store by Natalie Clountz BaumanCounty Commissioners, 1960s
Mill Springs School Report Card, 1929 ~ Myrtle BrownR.F. Pool, Sr. ~ Pool Manufacturing Co., Sherman
Insanity Trials for J.P. Leeper, 1881Red River Bridge War by Rusty Williams
End-of-Year Activities, 1956 ~ Terrell High SchoolEisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site Events
Raymond Clement, Denison native & Muskogee, OK district attorney, killedPaul G. Korschel mangled by MKT cars, 1884
Denison High School Class of 1896 CommencementJ.A. Euper & Carrie Arey Wed, 1876
Nelms Shooting Gallery, 1888 ~ DenisonRed School, 1880
1873 Events ~ Denison"Down Memory Lane", 1962 ~ Whitewright
Art TeachersVicki Roberson ~ Dension murals
Bloomfield Cemetery ~ Bryan Co., Oklahoma1901 DISD Teacher Assignments
1905 DISD Teacher AssignmentsInterstate Fine Arts Society
Frank Klepper - ArtistDeath of Sam Hanna
Death of Ike HayneJohn Sigel ~ Sons of Hermann presentation reception, 1892
Widukind Lodge, No. 9 ~ 1st Anniversary 1891Stanley Rangers organized, 1892
Denison Philharmonic OrchestraTom Randel dies at depot, 1891
Sam Gray (professional baseball player) hosts dinner for friends, 1926City Hospital, aka Madonna Hospital ~ Facebook group
Central Ward School, Denison ~ Facebook groupKlansmen visit 1st Baptist & 1st Presbyterian Churches, 1922
True Ghost Stories & Other Strange & Scary Tales, vol. 1 - Natalie C. BaumanA.E. Crawford, Katy brakeman, retires, 1944
The Star Barber Shop, DenisonO.D. Parker refills 1892 prescription in 1919
Atkins family, 1939 ~ Van AlstyneFacebook ~ Preston Bend Cemetery
Death of Funeral Director, George Shields, 1953Jim Love ~ 2nd Negro to seve on Grayson Co. Grand Jury
Joe Sacra (DHS) ~ Texas A&M football, 1944La Una de Cordova Skinner ~ Texas Poet Laureate
1883 Fire ~ DenisonDenison College of Elocution & Oratory
Collecting Pine Boughs : The Atkins Family ~ online family tree/blog1942 DISD Faculty Assignments
Edmund Russell Noble death, 1901Changes made on Main Street, Denison ~ 1957
Dr. Blassingame Retires from his Denison practiceLeonard McRIght plays at the Star Theatre
"Our School", 1883 ~ Denison



JULY
Herod Cemetery"Funny How Time Slips Away" by Billy Joel Royal
(filmed at DHS before it was demolished in 2009)
"Surviving Flight 1549" trailer, in theaters Sept 9thAbner P. Ragsdale, teacher at Central Ward School, Dension & WWII veteran
1873 deaths reported in Denison Daily News1873 marriages reported in Denison Daily News
Thos D Farmer ~ Denison City Marshall1877 Main Street ~ Denison
George Perkins ~ 1876-1878 photographerSherman Mayors, 1858 - 1979
Grayson County Elected OfficialsHudson Slave Cemetery
George Patterson ~ WWI veteranJames R. Martin ~ Denison Postmaster
A.B. Person ~ AttorneyProf. P.B.H. Shearer ~ National Commercial & Normal College of Denison
W.M. Munson ~ AttorneyRemembering Armistice Day, 1918 by Col. Charles WIngo
1908 Class ~ Harshaw AcademyR.E. Boney retires from Ashburn's after 35 years, 1977
1931 Sherman High School Boys' Basketball TeamGeorge B. Mosse retires from Denison Post Office
Louis Boarey meets Johnny Camera, Italian ImmigrantsRay Hamilton captured in Howe, 1934
Denison as it was in 1872A.W. Spencer's 25th Wedding Anniversary, July 1884
L.G. Seitz Kills A.G. Cheatham, 1924 ~ TiogaCold Case - Mrs. N.O. Kreager, July 1946
Jameson School, early 1920sTrails of our Past: Wilson N. Jones - life & death
John B. Rockwell & Sadie Shackleford Marry, 1904Ernest Griffith Celebrates 100th Birthday, 1996
William N. Harben, 20th century American authorT.G. Golden, Asst. Supt. Missouri Pacific, Retires, 1887
Top West, former engineer for MKT, imprisoned in MexicoWhere is Petery Grayson buried?
Jeremiah H. NolanLouis Hubschman ~ Denison photographer
Collin County HistoryBaseball on the Prairie by Kris Rutherford
1960s Piner Junior High School football team ~ Sherman1878 Sale of town lots ~ Whitewright
1880 death of Thomas L. WilsonB.H. Stone ~ Denison photographer
Col. R.C. Foster Home ~ DenisonW.J. Leeper Home ~ Denison
1891 Commencement ~ St. Xavier's Academy1891 ~ Licenses to Practice Pharmarcy approved
Dr. E.R. BirchDenison as it was in 1873
Emancipation Day, 1892Shiloh ~ community
Small's Gin ~ ShermanMrs. Nancy O. Kreager Murder, 1946 ~ Cold Case
Murder of Jack Carlton, 1887 ~ FelonyMurder of Della Cannon, 1896 ~ Felony
Walter Harben, 1887 ~ SuicideCoach Jerry Don Cantrell ~ Sherman HS
Chickasaw Nation's Bloomfield Academy building, 1890Fire Chief W.T. Yocum ~ Denison
Death of Lewis S. Morefield, 18921899 Denison Circus
My Memories (Cotton Mill School) by Billy HolcombJohn J. Joshua
Mineral Creek Bridge, 1875 -1877Rev. Daniel Jones
Whitewright School ~ 1917 facultyWhitewright Schools ~ Rat Extermination Campaign, 1927
Walsh Boarding House, 315 S. Crockett ~ ShermanHenry Vaden Recalls Sherman's Early Days
Oldest Woman in Grayson County, 19001st DHS graduate - 1889
1898 St. Xavier Academy CommencementMorton Store ~ Locust
1896 St. Xavier Academy CommencementEnd of the Line ~ train board removed from Denison Station, 1 July 1965
1893 St. Xavier Academy Commencement1894 St. Xavier Academy Commencement
1895 St. Xavier Academy CommencementFind-A-Grave ~ Grayson County Cemeteries
1891 St. Xavier Academy Commencement1890 St. Xavier Academy Commencement


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