Files from Yesteryear: 1953


From the Files of 1953

Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Miller, of Pennsylvania, are the guests this week of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. L.H. Helms.

Mr. and Mrs. James Linton and family, of Birmingham and Mr. and Mrs. Bill Johnson and son, of Athens, were the Sunday guests of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Linton.

Mrs. John Sims is spending a few days in Birmingham with her husband, who is quite ill at the Jefferson Hospital.


Pentecost News

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Roberts and children, of Gardendale, spent Saturday night with her mother, Mrs. Madge Chopp.

Mr. and Mrs. Edward Hall, of Cullman and Mr. and Mrs. Dock Hall were Sunday visitors of Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Hall.

Mr. and Mrs. James Whitworth and children, of Anniston, are visiting his mother, Mrs. Thomas Whitworth, who remains very ill.

Mrs. Hilda Holoway and children were Saturday night guests of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Hall and Miss Beatrice Donaldson.

Mr. and Mrs. Harry Monroe and children, of Birmingham, Mr. and Mrs. Hershel Mullins and baby, of Decatur, were Sunday guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Willie Mullins.

Mr. and Mrs. Jim Weathers and children visited Mr. and Mrs. Cliton Collins, at Simcoe, on Sunday.


Rough Edge News

Mr. and Mrs. Noah Nail and family, of Owls Hollow, spent the day Saturday visiting H.J. Nails and family.

A birthday party honored Joyce Hooper, recently.

Mr. and Mrs. Bennie Nail spent Saturday night with Mrs. Nail’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. Sam Huffstutler, of Crane Hill. Bennie and Bud had plenty luck coon hunting that night.

Dorothy Creekmore and Bill Nail will be married in the late fall.

Mrs. Kathryn Estes has gone to work in California.

Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Bateman, of Birmingham, visited her family, Mr. and Mrs. John Shedd, on Sunday.

Ellis Earl Herrington is back from Ohio for a visit.

Mr. and Mrs. Ed Hill (Rozella Nail) visited friends here on Sunday.

The fire that started from a burning saw dust pile has done considerable damage in the woods here.

Mrs. Walter Deese has joined her husband in Ohio.

Mrs. Dick Hassel and daughter, Carmel Lita, visited Mrs. A.C. Brown, on Sunday.

Hazel Garmon is up from Birmingham this week.


Battleground 4-H Club Elects Officers

The Battleground 4-H Club elected Raymond Hudson as president, at their meeting, on September 15th. Other officers elected included: Norman Guthery, vice-president, Lamar Oakley, secretary, Jerry Mac Walker, reporter and Jimmy Laney and Riley Sellers, song leaders.


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