125 a long time back
1896 Fulton Gazette
Col. Clean Lynes, of Guthrie, was in the town Tuesday attending to business enterprise. He is 89 yrs aged, has been a resident of Missouri for 78 several years fought by way of the Black Hawk war, elevated and educated a big family members of children, has wrested from the forest one of the most effective farms in the county and is nonetheless as lively as the typical man of 60 many years. His hearing and eyesight is good, and his head as clear as a bell. Callaway County is about the healthiest place on earth.
The North Conclusion Tennis Club experienced a assembly Monday evening and elected officers for the existing year. Pass up Cordie Boulware was elected president, Miss Isobel Harris, vice-president Abner Oldham, secretary and Miss out on Erna McGregor, treasurer. Homer Bailey was appointed a committee of 1 to show up at to obtaining the courts place in order for participate in. The club consisted of twenty-five associates and they will have some excellent tennis and merry situations on their floor this summer.
100 several years back,
1921 Missouri Telegraph
A Fulton baseball workforce managed and captained by Fred Reed, missing to Tebbetts in the latter town, Sunday afternoon, by a score of 12 – 3. The Fulton boys went together swimmingly until finally the sixth inning, when the reduce county boys went on a batting spree and poled out ample hits, sandwiched in involving Fulton errors, to chase eight adult males across the house plate. Louis Frank, who formerly pitcher in the Sunday university league in Fulton, but who experienced not essayed to manage a ball for four many years, was in the box for Fulton when the match began. He gave way in the sixth to Fred Reed, right after the Tebbetts boys commenced their bombardment. The Fulton group lined up as follows: Catcher, Chauncey Harris initially foundation, Roy Harrison second base, John Sheley shortstop, Harrison 3rd foundation and pitcher, Louis Frank, Fred Reed right field, Lee Overstreet middle area, Jake Reed still left field, Doc. Harris.
Do you know the heritage of sports activities in Callaway County for the earlier century? Pioneers and outdated timers are especially urged to tell the Daily Solar about old time online games in this community so the editors can inform E.G. Bylander, secretary of the Missouri Condition Honest, who would like the help of the heads of the Everyday Sun in the creating of strategies for a plan of sports activities for the centennial exposition at the Missouri State Reasonable, August 8 to 20. Mr. Bylander writes in component as follows: “In setting up a system of sports activities at the Missouri Centennial Exposition and Point out Good, we want to get a agent which will be regular of athletics in Missouri all through the past century. We want to go back again to the times of the early pioneers and have certain contest displaying the sports activities that were in vogue in Missouri as a territory and as a younger condition just admitted to the union. Then we want to trace the pattern of well known athletics as a result of the last century. Of program, it requires all forms of game titles –from hunting and trapping, horseshoe pitching and so on, up to automobile racing, vehicle polo and aviation. It transpired to me that you would know of athletics popular in our community throughout the previous century. If you really do not transpire to know, no doubt you could choose up some may appealing information and facts if you talked to a handful of outdated timers.”
75 many years back,
1946 Missouri Telegraph
7 Callaway boys are among the 451 who have registered at Boys Condition, which opened Saturday afternoon at the Missouri Faculty for the Deaf right here. The area boys and their sponsors: Richard Blount, Fulton, American Legion Jesse Boone, Hatton, Legion Auxiliary Forrest K. Backer, Jr., Fulton, Lions Club Tommy Scott, Fulton, Fulton Chamber of Commerce Charles Clifford Borgelt, Stephens, Fulton Rotary Club John Ward Allen, rout 5 Fulton, P.E.O. and Roy Elmo Branton, a pupil at MSD from Joliet, Unwell., Missouri Faculty for the Deaf. Reservations for Russell Derleth of Mokane, sponsored by the Fulton Kiwanis Club, experienced been produced, but Derleth did not sign-up.
50 years in the past,
1971 Fulton Everyday Sunshine Gazette
A July 10 reunion will reunite previous Synodical Higher education students for the to start with time due to the fact the school closed in June, 1928. Synodical College, a Presbyterian University for women was chartered in 1871. The reunion will rejoice the 100th anniversary of the constitution. Chairman of the reunion is Mrs. C. Frank Fairchild, the previous Myldred Fox, president of the freshman-sophomore Academy classes o 1927-28. Other associates of the organizing committee are Mrs. R.R. Kneifl (Eleanor Boving), whose father was an early president of Westminster University. Mrs. Thomas H. VanSant (Katherine Smith) and Mrs. Duncan M. Cuthbertson (Catherine Nevins) all of Fulton. Amongst a lot more than sixty who have despatched in reservations are Skip Helen Hurd, Helen Pollard Everhart, Bernice Cramer Wintertime, Julia Hunter Harrison, and her sister Ruth Hunter Roach, Rachel Holman Matthews, Overlook Amy Neukomm. Synodical School college students, identified as “ Seminoles” of “Semmies” will arrive at 3 P.M. July 10, at William Woods Faculty campus for registration.
25 years in the past,
1996 Fulton Day by day Sun Gazette
Three homers by Darrin McBride and Eddie Barnes led a 15 household operate assault of Runners’ Current market to a 22-1 romp around the Callaway Financial institution in T-Ball motion. Undefeated Renner’s started out little by little as they grabbed a 2-1 initially inning guide. They stretched it to 6-1 in the next and ended the match in the third with a 16 run splurge.