125 several years ago 1896 Fulton Gazette
Col. Wash Lynes, of Guthrie, was in the metropolis Tuesday attending to organization. He is 89 many years previous, has been a resident of Missouri for 78 several years fought as a result of the Black Hawk war, lifted and educated a large loved ones of kids, has wrested from the forest a single of the finest farms in the county and is nevertheless as lively as the common gentleman of 60 decades. His listening to and eyesight is very good, and his thoughts as crystal clear as a bell. Callaway County is about the healthiest location on earth.
The North Close Tennis Club had a assembly Monday night time and elected officers for the existing time. Miss Cordie Boulware was elected president, Miss Isobel Harris, vice-president Abner Oldham, secretary and Skip Erna McGregor, treasurer. Homer Bailey was appointed a committee of one particular to attend to owning the courts put in purchase for participate in. The club consisted of 20-five customers and they will have some fantastic tennis and merry moments on their ground this summer months.
100 a long time in the past, 1921 Missouri Telegraph
A Fulton baseball crew managed and captained by Fred Reed, misplaced to Tebbetts in the latter town, Sunday afternoon, by a rating of 12 – 3. The Fulton boys went along swimmingly till the sixth inning, when the reduced county boys went on a batting spree and poled out enough hits, sandwiched in involving Fulton errors, to chase 8 males throughout the home plate. Louis Frank, who previously pitcher in the Sunday faculty league in Fulton, but who experienced not essayed to deal with a ball for four yrs, was in the box for Fulton when the sport began. He gave way in the sixth to Fred Reed, after the Tebbetts boys started their bombardment. The Fulton workforce lined up as follows: Catcher, Chauncey Harris very first foundation, Roy Harrison 2nd foundation, John Sheley shortstop, Harrison third base and pitcher, Louis Frank, Fred Reed suitable subject, Lee Overstreet middle subject, Jake Reed still left area, Doc. Harris.
Do you know the historical past of sporting activities in Callaway County for the earlier century? Pioneers and previous timers are primarily urged to explain to the Everyday Sun about aged time games in this neighborhood so the editors can notify E.G. Bylander, secretary of the Missouri Condition Honest, who would like the assistance of the heads of the Everyday Sunshine in the making of strategies for a system of sports activities for the centennial exposition at the Missouri Condition Honest, August 8 to 20. Mr. Bylander writes in portion as follows: “In setting up a system of sports at the Missouri Centennial Exposition and State Truthful, we want to get a representative which will be common of sports activities in Missouri during the previous century. We want to go back to the times of the early pioneers and have specific contest showing the sports that ended up in vogue in Missouri as a territory and as a youthful condition just admitted to the union. Then we want to trace the pattern of common sporting activities by the very last century. Of system, it usually takes all sorts of online games from looking and trapping, horseshoe pitching and so on, up to automobile racing, vehicle polo and aviation. It occurred to me that you would know of sporting activities well known in our local community in the course of the very last century. If you will not come about to know, no doubt you could choose up some could attention-grabbing information and facts if you talked to a couple of old timers.”
75 several years ago, 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 listed here. The local 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 student at MSD from Joliet, Sick., Missouri College for the Deaf. Reservations for Russell Derleth of Mokane, sponsored by the Fulton Kiwanis Club, experienced been produced, but Derleth did not register.
50 a long time ago, 1971 Fulton Each day Solar Gazette
A July 10 reunion will reunite former Synodical College learners for the 1st time since the faculty shut in June, 1928. Synodical University, a Presbyterian School 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 lessons o 1927-28. Other users of the scheduling committee are Mrs. R.R. Kneifl (Eleanor Boving), whose father was an early president of Westminster School. Mrs. Thomas H. VanSant (Katherine Smith) and Mrs. Duncan M. Cuthbertson (Catherine Nevins) all of Fulton. Among the additional than sixty who have sent in reservations are Pass up Helen Hurd, Helen Pollard Everhart, Bernice Cramer Wintertime, Julia Hunter Harrison, and her sister Ruth Hunter Roach, Rachel Holman Matthews, Miss out on Amy Neukomm. Synodical College or university pupils, acknowledged as ” Seminoles” of “Semmies” will get there at 3 P.M. July 10, at William Woods College campus for registration.
25 a long time back, 1996 Fulton Everyday Sunlight Gazette
A few homers by Darrin McBride and Eddie Barnes led a 15 residence operate assault of Runners’ Sector to a 22-1 romp over the Callaway Bank in T-Ball motion. Undefeated Renner’s started out slowly as they grabbed a 2-1 very first inning guide. They stretched it to 6-1 in the second and finished the recreation in the 3rd with a 16 run splurge.