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Saturday, June 24, 2017

Turner’s Tidbits – May 3, 2017

This is a photo of the Slab Camp School on Pheasant Run from around 1908 or 1909. The school is a log constructed school....

Turner’s Tidbits

No one called in to identify the two gentlemen in last week’s article. I spoke to Ray Arnold from Detroit, Michigan and I discovered...

Turner’s Tidbits – April 12, 2017

No one called to identify the photo from last week. This week’s photo is from the Thomas area and it is believed to be...

Turner’s Tidbits – May 31, 2017

Job Davis died April 10, 1943 about 2 years after this article appeared in 1941. He was the son of Jesse Davis and Elizabeth...

Turner’s Tidbits – March 15, 2017

I am going to change things up a little. I have been given several pictures that are not identified and so I am going...

Turner’s Tidbits 1.18.17

This is a picture of Aaron and Melvina Cooper Rohrbaugh and their three daughters.The daughters are Orpha-youngest, Rose Ann-middle, and Sarah-oldest; the girls are...

Turner’s Tidbits

This is a photo of Selena “Maxine” Wolford Harper.Maxine was the daughter of Hayes and Alma Huffman Wolford. Hayes was a grandson of Samuel...

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This is a photo of  Mary King Scott.  She was the daughter of Enoch Grant and Lucretia Stalnaker King. Mary had other siblings: brothers:...
Christmas

Turner’s Tidbits

This is a picture taken on Christmas Day 1963.The lady is Texie Alice Pennington Turner; she was the daughter of Henry “Hen” and Virginia...

Turner’s Tidbits – April 19, 2017

Last week’s family photo was identified by Greg Hott.He and his wife had an original of this photo and it is part of his...

Turner’s Tidbits

This is a feature called Dots and Dashes by Readem N. Weep from the March 24, 1938 Advocate. Highlights from the article include: Davis...

Turner’s Tidbits – March 22, 2017

Last week's photo was of Amos Jacob Nine and his wife Alda Dumire Nine (with two of their children; Ola, standing between her parents...

Turner’s Tidbits

This is a copy of a report card that some folks may remember. These cards were used in first through eighth grade. The cards...

Turner’s Tidbits

This is a hospital statement from a Dr. S. M. Lilienfeld of Parsons. His office hours were 10 am to 1 pm daily except...

Turner’s Tidbits 2.8.17

This is a great view of the Pulp and Paper Mill of Parsons.  Construction began in 1900 and was finished in 1902. The City...

Turner’s Tidbits

This is a photo of the Keystone Company’s Kindling-Wood Factory from Hambleton, WV Dated March 1910. The plant was built in 1901 and was...

Turner’s Tidbits

 This is a post card sent in 1908 and the postage was one cent.Cards like this are interesting to me and it is fun...

Turner’s Tidbits – February 22nd, 2017

This is a sign above the street in Davis welcoming  folks to town. On the right of the picture is City Hall. The picture...

Catholic Church in Davis

This is a photo of the Catholic Church in Davis. The Saint Veronica’s Catholic Church was closed due to declining attendance and combined with...