Over the County

Miss Minnie Waller has been employed to teach the fall school at Greenwood.

The directors of Tulip School have employed Miss Lonella Fowler to teach the fall term of school, she having given good satisfaction during this spring term.

Byars & Creekmur, of Maud, last week sold their general merchandise store to Mr. Will Stalcup of that vicinity. Invoicing is now in progress and as soon as it is complete, Mr. Stalcup will take possession.

John D. Power of near Santa Fe was called to the bedside of his sister, who lives in Illinois, last week.

Miss Bertie Boatman has been elected by the Board to teach room No. 4 of the Centralia public school for the ensuing term. She is a sister of Miss Nina Boatman of Paris.

Source: Paris Mercury dated May, 28, 1897; provided by Don Duvall.