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Fayette County Leader

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August 7, 1930


Regular session of the Town Council met in the Town Hall at 7:30 p.m. Mayor F. A. Hoyt presiding. Members present:  Hartman, Hettler, Billings, Carter and Fox. Minutes of meeting held July 7, read and approved.

Moved by Carter, seconded by Billings, that a committee be appointed to sell the east end of Clark Street that lies between Stransham and Ash lots. Motion carried. Carter and Fox appointed.

Moved by Carter, seconded by Billings that a committee be appointed to negotiate with Smith Bros. as to buying the. . .east of Iowa known as the dump grounds. Motion carried. Carter and Fox appointed. . .


November 20, 1930

A. J. Fox and E. N Harman attended a Shrine meeting at Cedar Rapids Monday evening. they called on C. C. Mirick at Mercy Hospital and found him gaining slowly and very hopeful of saving his eye. 


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Among those who attended the funeral of A. J. Carpetent at Elkader yesterday were his daughters who are here in school, Mr. and Mrs. C. R. Carpenter and son, Arthur, Mrs. A. e. Whitney, Mr. and Mrs. F. B. Claxton, Dr. and Mrs. Dickman, Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Fox, Dr. and Mrs. J. D. Parker, Mr. and Mrs. B. [?] W. Ladwick, Mrs. Grace Finch and Frances, Mrs. T. W. Potter, Miss Anna Hale, Miss Madge Benton, Miss Anna Wilson, Miss Margaret Palne. 

Crystal A. Bingham, MSOT, OTR
Research Motto: To understand the living one must commune with the dead.
Critters: Rogan (Vizsla), felines Pooka & Willow Mae; Classical Spanish Arabian BELOVED I

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