Lorado Events

COMMUNITY

1900'S

 

TRANSCRIBED BY : TINA EASLEY

tina@grnco.net

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


SEPTEMBER 9, 1909 - THE DAILY SOLIPHONE

 

THE NEW METHODIST CHURCH AT THIS PLACE IS COMPLETED AND IS A FINE STRUCTURE.

E.L. BOBBITT IS BUILDING A NEW RESIDENCE .

C.C. CHAPPELL AND FAMILY HAVE MOVED BACK TO LORADO . MR. CHAPPELL IS REMODELING AND IMPROVING HIS PROPERTY.

THE LORADO MILL AND GIN CO. ARE BUILDING AND OVERHAULING THEIR PLANT TO BEGIN THEIR FALL WORK. THEY HAVE THEIR ENTIRE PROPERTY ENCLOSED IN A NEAT WIRE FENCE.

DR. S.J. ESTES , WIFE AND BABY VISITED FRIENDS AT POCHONTAS LAST WEEK.

G.W. LACKEY HAS JUST RETURNED FROM A TWO WEEK VISIT TO RELATIVES IN GEORGIA AND ALABAMA.

OUR ROAD OVERSEER , LEM WALDREN IS DOING SOME GOOD WORK ON THE ROADS . LEM IS THE RIGHT MAN IN THE RIGHT PLACE.

J.M. CHAPPELL HAS RECOVERED HIS BARN AND IS STOREING AWAY FEED FOR THE WINTER.

J.H. AND C.L. ADAMS HAVE THEIR NEW HAY PRESS IN OPERATION AT THIS PLACE. JUST PLACE THE PRESS IN THE FIELD AND IT DOES THE REST.

THE PROTRACTED MEETING WHICH BEGAN AT THE NEW METHODIST CHURCH AT LORADO LAST SUNDAY IS BEING ATTENDED BY A LARGE CROWD. THE MEETING IS BEING CONDUCTED BY REV. BEN COOPER ASSISTED BY REV. T.B. WILLIAMSON BOTH OF WHOM ARE DOING SOME FINE WORK. ON LAST SUNDAY NIGHT THERE WERE 25 PENITENTS BROUGHT TO THE ALTAR AND 5 CONVERSIONS.

REV. WILLIAMSON PREACHED THE FIRST SERMON IN THE NEW CHURCH LAST SUNDAY TO A LARGE CONGREGATION . THE NEW CHURCH IS A FINE MODERN STRUCTURE , WHICH THE COMMUNITY IS PROUD OF. THE OLD CHURCH WAS DESTROYED BY THE CYCLONE WHICH VISITED THAT COMMUNITY LAST FALL.

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