The Caldwell News and The Burleson County Ledger (Caldwell, Tex.), Vol. 55, No. 21, Ed. 1 Thursday, September 5, 1940 Page: 4 of 8
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THE CALDWELL NEWS
THURSDAY, September 5,1940
Mr. and Mrs. Louis Z?abcy of
Deanville visited their purents of
Mrs. Alfred Dancak of Deanville
visited Mrs. Molly Suehs Sunday.
Edgar Moore of the CCC camp
visited with his parents, Mr. and
Mrs. Jim More, the past week-end.
Misa Lydia Balear of San An-
tonio visited with her parents, Mr.
and Mrs. Joe Balear.
Mr. and Mrs. John Kocurek and
family of Deanville visited their
grandparents in Es.st Bernard Sun-
Joe Balear and Jimmie Fritcher
of Deanville left Sunday for San
Mr. and Mrs. Loftin Gerdes and
family visited with their relatives
Mr. and Mrs. Adolf Fritcher vis-
ited with Mr. and Mrs. Joe Balear
We are glad to hear that Gus
Brinkmann of Deanville is well
the evening services.
The Kings Herald Band met for
a meeting Sunday morning with
Leroy A. Duewall conducting.
Mrs. H. W. Steck and Franklin
of this community were Victory
The meeting that we wrote about
a time back is now in full swing.
It started last week and ia to go
on through this week. We are sorry
not to have announced it any soon-
er, but we do want you to come
these last few days. It is conducted
by Mrs. Burger, an evangelist.
Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Curlin and
daughter of Bryan and Mr. and
Mrs. Ed Schoppc and sons ¿pent
Sunday at Artesian Park. Mr. and
M rs. Curlin remained over for La-
Miss Earline Vest returned home
from San Marcos Wednesday.
George Horak is on the sick list.
By HOMER DUEWALL
It looks like fall is here. Three
good reasons are that it is getting
cooler, the days are getting short-
er, and the farmers are gathering
their crops. All three things are
going on in this community.
R. F. and Franklin Steck were
Normangee business visitors last
Leroy A. Duewall visited Roy
Sebesta at Snook Monday.
Rev. E. E. Schmidt fulfilled his
regular appointment Sunday morn-
ing with Mrs. Burger conducting
Miss Delois Rust, who is attend-
ing school in Austin, visittd her
parents for the week-end.
Mrs. J. D. Vest and little
daughter, Mary Jack, were Houston
visitors last week.
Mrs. Will Sims and Garland
Sims of Caldwell were week-end
visitors of Mr. and Mrs. Charlie
Mrs. Frank Weyand of Somer-
ville spent last week with her
daughter, Mrs. Geo. Shelfer.
Mr. and Mrs. Robt. Wood and
little son visited relatives at
Chriesman Monday afternoon.
Mrs. F. P. Dunn visited Mr. and
Mrs. Robt. Watson in Houston the
past week. Mr. and Mrs. Watson
I rought her home and they spent
the week-end. Miss Vivian Dunn
returned home with them Monday
for a few days' visit.
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Sims of Hugo-
ton, Kansas, spent the week-end
with Mrs. Louise Johnson.
Mr. and Mrs. Garland Keese and
Paul Garland of Houston spent the
week-end with their parents, Mr.
and Mrs. W. T. Keese.
Miss Estelle Murray spent Sun-
day in Giddings.
T. V. York was a Caldwell and
Bryan visitor Sunday.
Mrs. Davis of Somervllle spent
last week with Mr. and Mrs. Robt.
Mr. and Mrs. S. C. Dutton and
Charles have gone to Austin, where
they will reside. Mr. Dutton is
working for the government in
Miss Mary Justine Alford has re-
turned from Austin, where she at-
tended summer school. She will go
to Rosenberg Monday where she
will teach the coming session.
J. D. Vest is visiting in San An-
Mrs. Geo. Shelfer visited Mrs.
Annie Selfer at College Station last
Bettie Joyce Purser of Somerville
spent last week with her aunt, Mrs.
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Mrs. Alice Shannon of College
Station and Mr. and Mrs. Albert
Mynar visited Mr. and Mrs. Tom
Phelps last week.
Mr. and Mrs. Jimmie Holcomb of
Houston visited their parents, Mr.
and Mrs. Rush Whaley, last week-
Henry Poel.l and family of Bren-
littnt visited Mr. and Mrs. Tommy
Phelps last Sunday and Miss Rosie
Poehl went home with them.
Mr. and Mrs. Rudolph LaBlanc of
louston are visiting their parents
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Mr. and Mrs. Joe Harper spent
last week-end with their parents.
Sam Harper and family and Mrs.
Toone of Bryan visited Mr. and
Mrs. Tom Phelps last Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Ellis of
Beaumont are expected to visit
their old home on Brushy Creek
Farmers are progressing nicely
with feed saving and cotton pick*
ing will be through in a week or
ten days. Cotton crops are very
short in this community.
We are very happy to have a
new increase in our Sunday School
and church attendance. In Sunday
School Sunday were 94.
Our new school building is al-
most complete. Our school will open
Monday, September 16 with Miss
Hazel Hubbards from Hempstead
and Miss Mary Norcross from
Abilene as our teachers. They have
taught here the past seven terms.
Rev. and Mrs. W. A. Mercer and
son, Addison, and J. E. Hunt left
last week to conduct a revival in
Pasadena and visited in Houston
and several other cities before re-
Miss Hi-nrietta Kuchera visited
her aunt, Mrs. Jake Schweda, in
Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Walker from
Georgetown spent several days here
last week, visiting with relatives.
Mrs. Auolph Poehls and children
have returned home after spending
a week with Mrs. Poehls' mother,
Mrs. Mier, at Frenstat.
Mr. and Mrs. D. E. Autrey and
family had as their week-end visit-
ors their children, Mr. and Mrs.
George Taska, Mr. and Mrs. Jack
Moran. Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Mad-
dox and daughter, Mosell, Mrs.
Frits Dotson and children, Mr. and
Mrs. J. D. Autrey, all from Hous-
Miss Hazel Hubbards from
Hempstead was the guest of Mrs.
Enoch Godby last week.
Mrs. Ben Veron and son, Edward,
from Georgetown have returned
home after spending several weeks
visiting here with Mrs. Veron's
mother, Mrs. Lena Walker, and
There was an accident on the
road here near the sdiool building
Saturday afternoon when a car
driven by Joe Praxak accompanied
by several other young men from
the Prairiedale community en
route home from Caldwell, crashed
with a horsi and colt belonging to
Veron Autrey. Both the horse and
colt were instantly killed; two of
the young men were injured, but
not seriously. The car was demol-
Mr. and Mrs. Rudolph LaBlanc,
Mr. and Mrs. Rush Whaley, Jr..
from Houston were the guests of
their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Rush
Whaley, Sr., and family Sunday
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Smith, G. A. The Caldwell News and The Burleson County Ledger (Caldwell, Tex.), Vol. 55, No. 21, Ed. 1 Thursday, September 5, 1940, newspaper, September 5, 1940; Caldwell, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth175422/m1/4/: accessed June 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Harrie P. Woodson Memorial Library.