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From the files of The Versailles Leader-Statesman June 23, 1899 Shoot the firecrackers. The wheat harvest is on. For fine lemonade, go to Spidel’s. Last Wednesday was the longest day of the year. Go to H. K. Enloe, the dentist, for work. Between storms is the time to make cyclone cellars. Go to the Famous

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Births

Eric H. Shirk Ivan and Rosella Shirk of Barnett are the parents of a son born Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at home, with Community Wellness Clinic of Barnett. The baby, Eric, weighed eight pounds, 11 ounces, and was 20-1/2 inches long. He has one sister Judith, 2, and one brother Keith, 1. Maternal grandparents are

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From the files of The Versailles Leader-Statesman June 17, 1899 Arrangements are being made for a grand celebration July 4 at Spears’ Cave seven miles southwest of Versailles. Amusements consisting of swinging, dancing, sack and egg racing, and climbing the greased pole will be provided to entertain the crowd. Patriotic addresses will be delivered by

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Births

Jenna Alma Young Brad and Jennifer Young of Versailles are the parents of a daughter born Thursday, May 30, 2019 at SSM Health St. Mary in Jefferson City. The baby Jenna, weighed 6 pounds and 12 ounces and was 20 inches long. She has one sister, Mckenna, 2-1/2. Maternal grandparents are Nancy and Rusty Sullivan

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