|The Mornin' Mail
is published daily -Wednesday, January 28, 1998 Volume
VI, Number 155
Did Ya Know... The Family Literacy Council needs volunteers to help with the After School Assistance Program held Mon. - Thurs. from 3:30-5 p.m. Call 358-5926.
Did Ya Know... The Four States Diabetes Support Group of Carthage meets today from 4-5 p.m. in the cafeteria at McCune-Brooks Hospital.
Did Ya Know... A Master Gardener program begins in Feb. For details, call the Jasper County University Outreach and Extension at 358-2158.
Fred: Whats more clever than speaking several languages?
Sally: Keeping your mouth shut in one.
"What would be a good way to raise revenue and still benefit the people?"
"Tax every political speech."
Panting and perspiring, two men on a tandem bicycle at last got to the top of a steep hill.
"That was a stiff climb," said the first man.
"It certainly was," replied the second man. "And if I hadnt kept the brake on, we would have slid down backward."
Teenagers complain theres nothing to do, then stay out all night doing it.
A Chronological Record of Events as they have Transpired in the City and County since our last Issue.
Courthouse Crowd to Organize.
There is a movement on foot among the members of the courthouse crowd to organize a mandolin club. The proposed club is to have eight members but they are not ready to have their identity made public. None of them have ever figured in a mandolin club before but all have played some instrument. J. G. Gouger has been secured as director of the club and will instruct the members as soon as their instruments arrive.
Rich Ore at Pleasant Valley Mines.
The reduction plant at the Pleasant Valley mines now being operated by French capital under the superintendence of H. M. Cornell of this city started up today. The men are working in the pump shaft, at the bottom of which was struck a 30-foot face of jack. The dirt is almost pure jack and the plant has made a ton and a half of clean ore an hour since it started up. The miners say they never saw such rich dirt.
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