Did Ya Know?.. . There will be a poker run Sat June 19 to benefit Childrens Miracle Network. Register from 10 to noon at Carthage Walmart.
Did Ya Know?.. . The Alba & Carthage Masonic lodges will sponsor a child indentification and protection program at Grace Episcopal Church June 19 from 10 a.m. till 3 p.m. the program includes digital photographs, fingerprints, etc. Free.
Did Ya Know?.. . Beimdiek Insurance Agency will be holding their 7th annual blood drive with The Community Blood Center of the Ozarks, on Friday June 18th at 303 W 3rd Street in Carthage MO two blocks west of the square. Walk-ins Welcome. For appt. call 417-358-4007.
Did Ya Know?.. . Carthage Saddle Club will host a Sho-deo, Saturday, June 19 with registration at 4:00 and the show starting at 5:00. Entry fees are $1.00-$2.00. 6 events Free to public. call 417-388-2395
Jake had proposed to young Gina, and was being interviewed by his prospective father-in-law.
"Do you think you are earning enough to support a family?" the older man asked the suitor.
"Yes, Sir," replied Jake, "Im sure I am."
"Think carefully now," said Ginas father. "There are twelve of us..."
The application of H. C. Messenger, receiver of the Carthage Water Works Co., for authority to make improvements in the water works here has been granted by Judge Phillips. Mr. Messenger will proceed at once to construct the reservoir.
A fact that not only speaks well for Carthage but shows that prosperity in the southwest is no myth is that both Wells & Wiggins and S. B. Griswolds wholesale grocery stores are represented on the road by an increased force of traveling men. The former now employs four traveling men, whereas only a short time they employed but two. The latter now have three traveling men where before they had two.
August brought the birthday anniversary of one of the oldest pair of twins in existence - Mrs. Polly Wiggins and Mrs. Katherine Emry, of Carthage.
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