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Old Newspape clippings

Charlotte Myers (View posts)
Posted: 16 Jan 2000 5:00AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: White, Tyler, Wilkes, Cundiff, Perdue, Richardson, Weaver, Ramsey, Raub, Shaver, Light, Garrett, Graves, Holt, Jones, Scott, Cook, Edwards, Key, Brooks, Thurman, Wicks
I have the actual old clippings. Would be glad to get these to family members who are researching these names. Here is what I have gone through so far....

An obit notice of a 21 year old George Washington University senior, Miss Ruth White. No date. Death was listed as "overcome by gas "in the sorority house in the 200 block of G street NW Washington DC. Has picture.

Death notice of a bus driver on the Waverly place-Virginia Heights route in Roanoke, VA. Walter B. Tyler (includes picture) died as a result of burns suffered while working on his car. No date

In Memoriam notices.
Virgel Wilson Wilkes who died August 16, 1943 by Mr and Mrs J.J.Jennings

In memory of his wife who died August 16, 1943 by M.C. Wilkes

A picture of a serviceman, no date, no article. Name is Sgt. Frank Cundiff

Pictures with articles...

B.H.Perdue,bus driver, Saftey motor Transit Coporation, who came to Roanoke, VA to help organize the Saftey Motor Transit Organization. No date

J.T.Richardson, bus driver, Roanoke Railway and Electric Company.

Dr W.P.Weaver, Veterinarian,interned at the old German hospital in Philadelphia. Graduated from the University of Pennsylvania. No date

Gretna, Virginia...Dr Oscar Lee Ramsey 72, is honored for 40 years service to the Gretna community.He is credited with bringing 5,000 people of this community into the world.He was born in Museville, he studied at the old Randolph Macon Academy at Bedford and graduated from the Medical College of Virginia in 1905. No picture. A large article. circa 1945

Wedding announcements.....

Miss Jacquelyn Jane Raub married Earl W. Shaver...No date

Miss Alice Marie Light married Carlos William Garrett...No date

Miss Naomi Frances Graves married Carl Cletus Holt...No date

Miss Helen O. Jones married Lt. J.g. Earl M. Scott No date, no picture
married in Key West Florida at the First Baptist church. Minister was Rev. Ted M. Jones

Miss Sylvia Faye Cook of Dublin and Roanoke, VA married William Jennell Edwards

Miss Lucy Key, daughter of Mrs Andrew Key married Blair Brooks on June 21 19??

Miss Elinor Ruth Thurman married Franklin Owen Wicks Sept 21 19?? at Calvary Baptist Church, Roanoke, VA. Minister was Dr Richard S. Owens. No picture
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Charlotte Myers 16 Jan 2000 12:00PM GMT 
CStec917 6 May 2000 12:00PM GMT 
mktcec 30 Dec 2006 9:02PM GMT 
CHRISTINE 29 Apr 2002 2:32PM GMT 
Charlotte White 25 Apr 2006 11:28PM GMT 
carolcaba 7 Feb 2010 6:55AM GMT 
carolcaba 30 Jul 2009 9:34PM GMT 
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