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From the files of The Versailles Leader-Statesman October 20, 1899 “You may bend the sapling but not the tree.” When disease has become chronic and deep seated it is often difficult to cure it. That is the reason why it is best to take Hood’s Sarsaparilla when disease first shows itself. In long-seated, tenacious cases,

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Years Past

From the files of The Morgan County Press October 18, 1929 H. A. Dankenbring, manager of the new creamery in Alma, wrote to H. P. Fajen a very encouraging report of their first month of business which began Sept. 1. During the first month, they purchased 27,300 pounds of cream and made 11,538 pounds of

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Birth

Jacob Ervin Shirk Ervin and Susie Shirk of Latham are the parents of a son born on Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, at Community Wellness Clinic in Barnett. The baby, Jacob Ervin, weighed 9 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20-3/4 inches long. He has six brothers and sisters, Jesse, 15, Judith, 13, Ethel, 11, Carol, 8,

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Dateline

From the files of The Versailles Leader-Statesman October 8, 1899 J. M. Bottorff has been prospecting for lead ore two miles southeast of town the past few weeks with encouraging results. He worked quietly and alone until the first of last week when he found it necessary to employ an assistant. Several pounds of glittering

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