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Howard College Girls Glee Club Play Sylacauga Thursday Night At College Auditorium The Howard College Girls Glee Club will appear here in concert at the High School Auditorium on Thursday April 1, at 8:15 under the auspices of the Baptist W.M.S. This is the only girls glee club in (the) South from co-educational school that has made a success. They …

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Ceylon Graphite Mines Opened Again Now Busy Clearing Mines for Installation of .. New Machinery The Ceylon Graphite Mines, about 8 miles south of the city are making preparations to reopen their mines, after the works have been closed down for about three years. Mr. Johnson, who was formerly with the company is now at the mines with a crew …

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Coosa County School Has Rally Day Dr. Spright Dowell, President of Alabama Polytecnic Institute, Speaks Goodwater, Ala, March (sic) 27– Friday was a big day in Coosa County in the interest of education. Schools over the county were closed so that teachers and pupils could attend the exercises held at Rockford. The county board of education, the board of local …

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Washington’s Birthday Observed In Sylacauga George Washington’s birthday was observed in Sylacauga Monday. The banks and post office were closed in commemoration of the Father of our country. Flags could be seen in front of practically every business house in the city, and the Stars and Stripes were to be seen at almost every home, decorating the exterior or interior. …

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Sylacauga Wholesale Grocery Co. Badly Damaged By Fire Blaze Discovered by Passerby About 10:40 o’clock Sunday morning about 10:40 o’clock fire was discovered in the Sylacauga Wholesale Grocery Company’s building on Third Street. The (f)ire alarm was immediately turned in and the fire department responded at once. The fire station being next to the building which was on fire. The …

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