Craighead County Ginners Warned 1920

WEDNESDAY , OCTOBER 7,1920

" PARAGOULD SOLIPHONE "

RESEARCHED BY : TINA EASLEY

tina@grnco.net

http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ar/county/greene/

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JONESBORO , OCT . 7

TWO NOTICES WERE FOUND WEDNESDAY POSTED ON GEORGE A. LAMB'S GIN AT BONO , WARNING THE OPERATOR NOT TO GIN ANY MORE COTTON UNTIL BETTER PRICES FOR THE STAPLE ARE QUOTED. AND WARNING THE FARMERS NOT TO DELIVER THEIR COTTON TO THE GIN.

SIMILAR NOTICES HAVE BEEN FOUND AT GINS AT LAKE CITY , CLAUNCH , MONETTE AND BLACK OAK IN THE EASTERN PART OF THE COUNTY. IT WAS REPORTED ALL THE WARNING NOTICES WERE SIGNED " CITIZENS " .

AS A RESULT OF THE WARNINGS FOUND AT THE LAMB GIN THE PLANT WAS CLOSED . IT IS SAID EFFORTS WILL BE MADE TO OPERATE IT AGAIN UNTIL THE PRICES OF COTTON GO UP.