Index of 1937 + 1938 Wise County Texas Newspapers
(Wise County Messenger 'WCM')

Copyright Wise County Historical Society
Indexed by David Pitts
Mar+Apr 2022

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1937 deaths due to childbirth and babies Story 698 mothers died from childbirth in 1937 in Texas.3,972 infants were still born. Wisse County had 336 live births. 10 children were stillborn in Wise Co. and 12 children under the age of 1 died in Wise Co. 1938-09-01-pg05
59th annual Reunion at Joe Wheler Park Story Full page advertisement. 1938-07-07-pg02
Abbott, Thomas Alexander Mr Death Obituary. Died 10 Dec. 1938 in Wise Co. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-12-15-pg03
Abbott, Thomas Alexander Mr Death Card of thanks by his family: Mr & Mrs Elmer Abbott, Mr & Mrs J. A. Keown and Paul. 1938-12-15-pg03
Abernethy, Beulah M. (nee Thomas) Death Obituary. Died 13 Oct. 1938 in Fort Worth, Texas. Buried at Boyd Cemetery. 1938-10-27-pg03
Agee, J. W. Mr & Mrs Birth Son born 12 March 1938. 1938-03-17-pg05
Alexander, Wayland Mr/Miss Linda Margarette Innis Wedding Double wedding of double cousins. Married 7 July 1938. License was from McLennan County, Texas. Grandmother was Mrs Melinda Belle Renshaw. 1938-07-14-pg07
Alland, Sarah Isabelle Mrs (nee: Williams) Death Obituary. Died 23 May 1938 in Walters, Oklahoma. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-05-26-pg02
Alland, Sarah Isabelle Mrs (nee: Williams) Death Card of Thanks by her family: Mr & Mrs A. L. Alland and family. 1938-06-02-pg05
Allen, Charles Emmett Sr,  Mr & Mrs Birth Son, Charles Emmett Allen Jr born 7 March 1898. (40 years ago) 1938-03-10-pg04
Allison, A. L. Mrs Death Buried at Chico Cemetery Tuesday afternoon.(Paradise News) 1938-04-21-pg06
Allred, Linda Nell Miss Birth She was born 3 april in Decatur Clinic Hospital. Parents are Mr & Mrs Robert Allred. 1938-04-07-pg05
Almanrode, Isabelle Mrs Death Obituary. Died 4 April 1937 in Wise Co. Buried at Deep Creek Cemetery. 1937-04-08-pg02
Anderson, Eddie George Mr/Miss Dorothy Lee Shaw Wedding Married 18 June 1938 in Wise County, Texas 1938-06-30-pg03
Anderson, Luther Melvin/Miss Faye (Polly) Holcomb Wedding Married 28 August 1937 in Decatur, Texas. (New Salem News) 1937-09-02-pg06
Arnett, Elmira Rachel Mrs (nee: Bunch) Story Celebrated her 77th birthday.  Children were present and are named. 1938-09-29-pg02
Arnett, Worth Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter born 18 August 1938. 1938-08-25-pg05
Arnette, Glenn Mr & Mrs Birth Son, Daid Allen Arnette, born 8 May 1938 in Decatur Clinic Hospital. 1938-05-12-pg05
Askey, Henry Mr & Mrs Story Celebrated their 43rd wedding anniversary 28 August 1938. Attendees listed. 1938-09-01-pg02
Atkerson, Vernon/Miss Mattie Guthrie Wedding Married 18 January 1938 in Dallas using a marriage license from Wise County. 1938-01-20-pg05
Atwood, Rosa Nancy Mrs (nee: Rutledge) Death Obituary. Died 21 Oct 1937 Decatur, Texas. Buried at Bethel Cemetery. 1937-10-28-pg05
Atwood, Rosa Nancy Mrs (nee: Rutledge) Death Card of thanks by her children: W. H. Atwood, Mrs C. F. Smalley, Mr & Mrs H. E. Hart 1937-10-28-pg05
Austin, Hazel Murell Miss/Mr Melton Wiley Rhine Wedding Maried 18 July 1937 in Splawn, Wise County, Texas (Splawn News) 1937-07-29-pg06
Bailey, Jim Mr Death Funeral held in Garza.  Mr & Mrs W. O. Bailey attended (20 years ago) 1938-02-10-pg04
Bailey, Una Olgy Mrs (nee: Bellah) Death Obituary. Died 14 July 1938 in Fort Worth. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-07-14-pg03
Baldwin, Anna Belle Miss/George Wayne Reid Wedding Marriage License Issued.  Married 17 April 1938. 1938-04-21-pg05
Ball, Clarinda Evelin (Clara) Mrs (nee Connely) Death Obituary. Died at the home of a daughter Mrs J. W. Chitwood on 28 Feb. 1937 in Frederick, Oklahoma. Relatie of T. L. Ball of Decatur, Texas. Buried at Frederick Memorial Cemetery. 1937-03-04-pg07
Barns, Mary Ann Miss/Robert Tenney Thompson Wedding Married about 8 January 1938 in Denton, Texas 1938-01-20-pg05
Barron, Jessie Fletcher Mr/Blanche Chlorilde Caraway Wedding Married 19 June 1937 in Dallas, Texas 1937-07-08-pg03
Bartlett Miss Story Second Teacher. Ode to a Teacher by Ike Means of Long Beach, California 1937-10-21-pg02
Barton, Jim Tom Mr   Story Formerly of Wise is here on business. Now lives in Austin, Texas. 1937-03-04-pg05
Barton, Jim Tom Mr/Miss Hallie Elizabeth Orr Wedding Married 9 March 1937 in Austin, Texas 1937-02-18-pg05
Barton, Waddie Thompson Mr Jr Death Died 5 March 1938 in Hill County, Texas. Buried at Bethlehem Cemetery, Whitney, Texas. Uncle of Mrs Thomas Rawle (Lone Star News) 1938-03-17-pg06
Bass, Emilie Mae Miss/Mr Mason Mayne Wedding Married in Fort Worth, Texas 17 September 1938. 1938-09-15-pg05
Baten, Alice Florine Mrs (nee: Hosek) (Mrs Guy Bates) Story Teaches school at Turkey, Texas. (Greenwood News) Guy died in 1935 and Alice married Malcolm Arthur Dairymple. 1937-05-27-pg06
Baumgaertner, Edward H. Death Obituary. Died 12 Feb. 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-02-18-pg01
Beard, Campbell Burns Mr Death Obitaury. Died 18 Feb. 1938 at his home in Fort Worth, Texas. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-02-24-pg01
Beard, Ella Mrs Death Probate filed on 27 Nov. 1936 by J. B. Beard Jr 1937-01-07-pg08
Beard, Harold/Miss Marie Moody Wedding Married last Saturday. (Paradise News) 1937-11-25-pg06
Bedford reunion Story To be held 25 Sept. 1937 (15th annual) Sunday in Tarrant County. (nothing else on specific location) 1937-09-02-pg01
Belew, Clara Miss Story Left for Tishomingo, Oklahoma where she is the principal of the high school. (20 years ago) 1938-09-01-pg04
Belew, Sallie E. Mrs (nee: Eskridge) Death Mrs Harley Belew Burton (Clara Belew) of Clarendon is visiting her mother Mrs Marion Bellew who is ill in Rogers Hospital. Died 20 Feb. 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery #1 1937-02-11-pg05
Belew, Sallie E. Mrs (nee: Eskridge) Death Mrs Harley Belew Burton (Clara Belew) of Clarendon is visiting her mother Mrs Marion Bellew who is ill in Rogers Hospital. Died 20 Feb. 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery #1 (Joe Bailey News) 1937-02-11-pg06
Bell, Almira Elizabeth Mrs (nee: Inge) Death Biography. Denton resident has 98th birthday party. Ded 29 Jan. 1938 in Denton, Texas. Buried at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Denton, Texas. 1938-02-03-pg03
Bell, Bianca Mrs (nee: Babb) Story Will be at the Wise County Museum Reunion to tell stories about the Indians. 1938-07-07-pg07
Bell, Elizabeth Miss Story Teaching school in Madisonville, Texas. 1938-12-01-pg05
Bell, Joy Miss Story Gets her PhD from Brown University  18 June 1938 and will teach Biology at Wells College at Aurora, New York 1938-06-09-pg06
Bell, R. E. Pastor of the 1st Baptist Church of Decatur Story Begins his 18th year as pastor of this church. 1937-04-15-pg01
Bellah, Catherine Moleta (Carrie Lettie) Mrs (nee: Roberts) Death Obituary. Died 19 Nov. 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-11-11-pg03
Bellah, Catherine Moleta (Carrie Lettie) Mrs (nee: Roberts) Death Card of thanks by her family: Many names mentioned. See the article. 1937-11-18-pg03
Bennett, Horace Mr Story Teaches school at Crockett, Texas. 1938-10-13-pg05
Bennett, Naomi Miss/Mr Lonnie Odis Rucker Wedding Married 7 Feb. 1938 in Hugo, Oklahoma 1938-03-31-pg02
Berg, Lue Emma Mrs (nee: Taylor) Death Card of Thanks by her family: Alfred Berg, Clarence Berg, Chalres Berg, John Berg, Edd, Louise, Alfred and Billy Joe Berg. 1938-09-08-pg04
Best, Ida Mrs Story Is on a an extended visit to Milwaukee, Wisconsin to be with her son Jack Best. 1938-06-23-pg05
Billingsley,Granville Alton/Miss Martha Alma Olena Funk Wedding Marriage License Issued.  Married 9 April 1938. 1938-04-21-pg05
Billington, George Mr & Mrs Birth Son born Tuesday morning. 1937-03-04-pg05
Billington, Louis Monroe Mr/Mrs Mary Alyce Turner (nee: Gibson) Wedding Married 18 March 1938 in Longview, Texas 1938-03-31-pg05
Bishop, Joe Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter born. (Gereenwood News) 1937-06-17-pg06
Blackburn, Leroy Mr/Miss Audrey Shelton Wedding Married last Sunday at the Bride's home. (20 years ago) Note the Decatur News in 1917 had an Obituary. 1937-10-14-pg04
Blackford, William Webster/Miss Annie Laura Cook Wedding Married 1 January 1938 in Wise County. Shower given the new bride 1938-01-20-pg05
Blanton, John Jacob Dr. Death Died 17 Jan. 1937 in Chico. Buried at Chico Cemetery. 1937-01-21-pg02
Blanton, John Jacob Dr. Death Obituary. Died 17 Jan. 1937 in Chico. Buried at Chico Cemetery. 1937-01-21-pg03
Blythe, Maggie Naomi Mrs (nee: Starnes) Death Obituary. Died 12 May 1937 Decatur, Texas. Buried at Sweetwater Cemetery. Not related to Wiley Starnes of Decatur. 1937-05-13-pg02
Blythe, Maggie Naomi Mrs (nee: Starnes) Death Obituary. She had been ill for some time and was improving and was injured in a car accident. (Sweetwater News) (Sweetwater News) 1937-05-20-pg06
Blythe, Maggie Naomi Mrs (nee: Starnes) Death Card if Thanks by her family: Emma Blyrthe, R. L. Bluthe, and Mrs Thurmond Bridges. 1937-05-27-pg03
Boles' Orphan's Home Story Boys and Girls singing group will provide a program at the Church of Christ in Decatur. 1937-06-10-pg08
Booher, S. E./ Colburn, Mrs Jeffie Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 26 Feb. 1938 in Wise County, Texas 1938-03-03-pg05
Borth, Emma Helene Mrs (nee: Ganzer) Death Died 18 Nov 1938 in Denton. Buried there. Lived in Allison for 2 years. (Allison News) 1938-12-01-pg06
Bowen Edwin Du Bose Mr/Miss Hazel Hortense Wren Wedding Shower given the new bride. Married 1 June 1937 in Wise County. 1937-09-02-pg03
Bowen, Edwin Story Superintendent of the Boyd Schools. 1938-03-03-pg03
Bowling, Lawrence Linzley Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter Beverly Ann was born 6 Nov, 1937. 1937-11-18-pg05
Bradford, Ethel Lois Miss/Mr Robert Lin Patterson Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 12 Jan. 1918 in Wise Co. (20 years ago) 1938-01-20-pg04
Bramlett, Margaret MissMr Johnnie Elton Simms Wedding Wedding announcement. Married 3 Dec. 1938. Marriage license was from Fort Worth. 1938-12-08-pg08
Brandon, Eddie Pauline Miss/Mr Ray Rhine Wedding Married 6 August 1938 in Wise County. 1938-08-11-pg03
Bray, Lillie Belle Miss/Isaac Macklen Melton Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 13 Jan. 1918 in Wise Co. (20 years ago) 1938-01-20-pg04
Brian, William Nicolas (Nick) Mr (about age 37) Death Shot and killed 4 April 1938 by W.H. Cranford at the Lee Morris Ranch near Chico, Texas. Buried at Chico Cemetery. 1938-04-07-pg01
Brian, William Nicolas (Nick) Mr (about age 37) Death Correction as to who owns the property where Mr Brian was killed. 1938-04-14-pg01
Bridgeport Lake Park plans submitted to WPA Story Clearing about 60 acres of land North and West of the custodian's home. Cost $24,000 1938-05-26-pg01
Bridges, Henry Thomas Mr Death Obituary. Died 31 Dec 1937 in Alice, Jim Wells Co. Texas. Buried at Cottondale Cemetery. 1938-01-06-pg01
Bridges, Henry Thomas Mr Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs H T. Bridges, Mrs Lawrence Scarborough, Mrs terry Coates, Mrs M. A. Taylor, Mrs Syl Hardwick, Mrs Grady Woodruff, & John Woodruff. 1938-01-06-pg05
Bridges, Henry Thomas Mr Death The Cottondale Community is sadden by his death. He grew up here. 1938-01-06-pg06
Bridges, Henry Thomas Mr Death In memory of a departed friend. By John W. Hargrove. 1938-03-03-pg03
Briscoe, Cora March Mrs (nee: Worley) Death Died 8 April 1937 in Graford, Texas. Buried there. Half sister of Mrs Vina Belle Watkins of Wise Co. who attended her funeral. 1937-04-15-pg05
Browder, Rufus Mr (age 89) ( Pioneer of Wise Co.) Story Tells the story of the Huff family massacre and other Indian raids and his family history. 1938-03-10-pg08
Brown, E. L. Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter born 15 Jan. 1937. No name given. (Red Willow News) Probably is /elton Lavoy Browning 1937-01-28-pg06
Brown, James Grinnon Mr/Miss Mary Elizabeth Recor Wedding Married 17 Feb 1898 in Wise Co. Secret marriage (40 years ago) 1938-03-31-pg04
Brown, Julia/Jeff Fennell Wedding Marriage License Issued. (20 years ago) Married 21 July 1918. 1938-07-21-pg07
Brown, Margaret Rhoda Mrs Death Obituary. Died 19 May 1937 in Decatur, Texas. Buried at Boyd Cemetery. 1937-05-27-pg06
Brown, Margaret Rhoda Mrs Death Card of Thanks by her family: R. B. Hopson, Mrs Drucy Stedham, Mrs J. F. Young, G. W. Brown 1937-05-27-pg06
Brown, Mary Ann Elizabeth Mrs (nee: Hill) Story Celebrated her 84th birthday. Long list of attendees. Died 9 Jan 1940 in Wise Co. Buried at Deep Creek Cemetery. 1938-03-31-pg05
Brown, Mary Lula Mrs (nee: White) Death Died 10 Feb 1937 in Fort Worth. Married to Luna Ike Brown who was born in Decatur.  Mr & Mrs Jack Rieger attended her funeral. 1937-02-18-pg05
Brown, Mrtha Emma Miss/William Harlan Brown Wedding Married 23 Nov. 1938 in Waco, Texas using a License from Wise Co. 1938-12-01-pg01
Brown, Ruth Miss/Mr Finis Euell Foreman Wedding Married 26 May 1938 in Wise County. Bride is the daughter of Alf Brown of Decatur. 1938-06-02-pg05
Brown, Thomas William Mr Death Sheriff Lee Simmons of Sherman was here Sunday to attend the funeral of Mr Tom William Brown. (20 years ago) 1937-10-14-pg04
Brown, William Harlan/Miss Martha Emma Brown Wedding Married 23 Nov. 1938 in Waco, Texas using a License from Wise Co. 1938-12-01-pg01
Buckingham, Wanda Jean Miss Birth She was born 20 March 1937 to Mr & Mrs Quinn Buckingham. She is the grandaughter of T. F. Buckingham of Bridgeport, Texas. 1937-04-01-pg02
Bumgarner, Hazel Miss Story Teaches at Catlett School. Students names given. 1938-03-10-pg04
Bunch, Delilah Miss/Mr Clyde Parish Wedding Married in Marietta, Oklahoma last Tuesday. 1938-07-07-pg05
Burch, Jackabina Miss Story Will teach at the public school system in Mineral Wells, Texas. 1938-09-08-pg05
Burke, Albert Marion Mr Death Obituary. Died 13 August 1937 in Decatur, Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-08-19-pg01
Burks, W. Dee Mr & Mrs Birth Son, Oscar Robert Burks, born 30 January 1937. (Greenwood News) 1937-02-04-pg06
Burres, Sarah Alice Mrs Death Obituary (excellent obit). Died 11 May 1937 in Wise Co. Buried at East Bridgeport Cemetery. 1937-05-20-pg02
Burres, Sarah Alice Mrs Death Card of Thanks by the Burres children. 1937-05-20-pg02
Burson, John Ronzie Mr Death Obituary. Died 19 Feb. 1938 in Alvord. Buried there. 1938-02-24-pg07
Burtis, Emma Elizabeth Mrs (nee: Jorns) Death Obituary. Died 2 Feb. 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-02-04-pg03
Burtis, Emma Elizabeth Mrs (nee: Jorns) Death Card of Thanks by her family: Fred Burtis and Family. 1937-02-11-pg08
Burton, Charles A. Jr/Miss Alice Dorothy Montgomery Wedding Married 3 Jan. 1937 in Dallas, Texas 1937-01-07-pg05
Burton, Charles Alse Mr Death Very sick and is in the Rogers Hospital on this date. Died 12 April 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. Visited by his son, Charles Jr. 1938-03-10-pg01
Burton, Charles Alse Mr Death Obituary.  Died 12 April 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-04-14-pg01
Burton, Charles Alse Mr Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs C. A. Burton, Furman W. Burton, Charles A. Burton 1938-04-28-pg05
Burton, Charles Alse Mr Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs C. A. Burton, Evelyn (Bill) Burton, Furman W. Burton, Charls A. Burton. 1938-05-05-pg03
Burton, Charles Alvin Mr & Mrs Birth Son born 1 August 1938. Wrong!  Daughter Barbara Burton born 1938. She married Jackie Glenn Boyd on 15 Feb. 1956 1938-08-04-pg08
Burton, F, W. (Buzz) Mr & Mrs Birth Son, Charles Alse Burton was born. Named for his recently deceased grandfather. 1938-08-11-pg03
Burton, Furman Weldon Mr/Miss Lora Belle Turner Wedding To be married 22 August 1937 in Bridgeport, Texas next week. 1937-08-19-pg01
Burton, Furman Weldon Mr/Miss Lora Belle Turner Wedding Married 22 August 1937. Honore with buffet supper. Bride's nickname is Winx. Guest list is given. 1937-08-26-pg03
Burton, Harley Professor Story Resigned as superintendent of schools in Maisonville to serve in the army. (20 years ago) 1938-04-21-pg04
Burton, Hobert Daniel Mr Death Obituary. First name is misspelled in the obit. Died 4 Oct. 1937 in Galveston, Texas. Buried at Sand Hill Cemetery. 1937-10-14-pg04
Butler, Caroline Rebecca Mrs (nee: Burgin) Death Card of Thanks by her family: Long list of names. Died 16 Jan 1938 in Boonsville, Wise County, Texas. Buried at Boonsville Cemetery. 1938-01-27-pg08
Butler, Caroline Reecca Mrs (nee: Burgin) Death Seriously ill on this date. Died 16 Jan 1938 in Boonsville, Wise Co. Buried there. (Paradise News) 1937-12-09-pg06
Cade, Robert Felder Mr/Miss Erma Louise Redford Wedding Married 30 May 1938 in Fort Worth, Texas 1938-06-02-pg05
Caldwell, Toliver Lindsey Mr Death Died 27 Sept 1937 in Wise Co. Buried at Deep Creek Cemetery. Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs Toliver Caldwell, Homer J., Warren G., Joe F., Troy, Sue, and Joy. 1937-09-30-pg05
Campbell, Elizabeth Ellen (Eliza) Mrs (nee: Moore) Death Obituary. Died 22 May 1938 in Denton County, Texas. Buried at Slidell Cemetery. 1938-05-26-pg03
Campbell, John H. Death Died near Paradise Wednesday 6 Jan. 1937. Obituary accidently destroyed. Another will appear later. He lives a wife, 3 sons, and on daughter 1937-01-21-pg03
Campbell, John H. Death Obituary. Died near Paradise Wednesday 6 Jan. 1937. Buried at Paradise Cemetery. 1937-01-28-pg04
Canada, Callie Mae Miss/Mr Barry Hill Wedding To be married in Fort Worth, Texas next Saturday 18 Oct. 1938. (Wrong should be Oct. 8) 1938-10-06-pg03
Canada, Callie Mae Miss/Mr Barry Hill Wedding Married in Fort Worth, Texas 8 Oct. 1938. Parents names given. 1938-10-13-pg05
Cansler, Joe Pinkney Mr & Mrs Story Mr Cansler celebrated his 83th birthday on 3 Sept 1938. Soon they will celebrate their 61st wedding anniversary in the New Salem Community. 1938-09-08-pg05
Caraway, Blanche Chlotilde Miss/Mr Jessie Fletcher Barron   Married 19 June 1937 in Dallas, Texas 1937-07-08-pg03
Caraway, Jay Warren/Miss Marry Etta Whatley Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 21 Feb. 1938 in Wise County, Texas 1938-03-03-pg05
Caraway, Melvin Walter Story Suing Delphia Caraway (nee: white) for divorce because of infidelity. 1937-04-29-pg08
Carpenter, Myrtle Louise (a minor) Death Temporary guardian of her estate was Frank Carpenter. (I can't find her death anywhere) 1937-11-04-pg06
Carr, Blain Mr Story Buster Carr of Los Angles is visiting his Uncle Blain Carr. (Elm News) 1938-07-28-pg06
Carr, Lavada Crystell Miss/Thomas Terrell Watson Jr Wedding Married 19 March 1937 in Jacksboro, Texas 1937-09-09-pg02
Carswell, Robert Death Died 21 Oct 1937 in Dallas, Texas. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. His mother, Mrs Robert Carswell went to Tyler because he was very sick on this date. 1937-09-15-pg05
Carswell, Robert Death Obituary. Died 21 Oct. 1937 in Dallas, Texas. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-10-28-pg01
Carswell, Robert Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs R. E. Carswell, Trabue Carswell. 1937-11-25-pg02
Carswell, Trabue Mr Story Visited his mother and then returned to New York where he is a corporation Lawyer. 1938-08-04-pg02
Carswell, Trabue Mr Story Is ChiefLaw Council for thre Brooklyn Rapid Transit. New York. Is visiting his mother. 1938-08-04-pg08
Carter, Edna Lucille/L. H. Herwick Wedding Married in Waurika Oklahoma Friday 22 Oct. 1937. 1937-10-28-pg06
Carter, Norman Robert Mr Death Obituary. Died 14 August 1938 in Estelline, Hall Co. Texas. Bured at New Gordon Cemetery, Palo Pinto Co. Texas 1938-08-18-pg07
Carter, Norman Robert Mr Death Obituary. Died 14 August 1938 in Estelline, Hall Co. Texas. Bured at New Gordon Cemetery, Palo Pinto Co. Texas 1938-08-25-pg06
Cartwirght, Mozelle Miss/Mr Billy Bob Renshaw Wedding Married in Decatur Saturday 26 Nov. 1938. 1938-12-01-pg03
Cartwirght, Mozelle Miss/Mr Billy Bob Renshaw Wedding Shower given.    1938-12-01-pg03
Cartwright, Harriet (Hattie) Mrs (nee: Triplett) Death Died 24 Feb. 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery.  The Allison School teachers attended her funeral. 1937-03-04-pg03
Cartwright, Harriet (Hattie) Mrs (nee: Triplett) Death M & Mrs Price Mont of Chico and Mr & Mrs Wallace Gregg of Valley View attended her funeral. 1937-03-04-pg05
Cartwright, Harriet (Hattie) Mrs (nee: Triplett) Death Mr & Mrs John Cartwright of Fort Worth attended her funeral. The deceased is their sister-in-law. 1937-03-04-pg05
Cartwright, Harriet (Hattie) Mrs (nee: Triplett) Death Card of thanks by her family:  Bruce Cartwright, Stewart Cartwright and Mr & Mrs W. F. Triplett and family. 1937-03-11-pg03
Casey, G. C./Mildred Rhine Wedding Marriage License issued. Married 27 Nov. 1937. Might be: George Claud Casey 1937-12-09-pg04
Cash, Julia Ann (nee: Butler) Mrs Death Obituary. Died 23 Oct. 1937 in Wise County. Buried at Boyd Cemetery. 1937-10-28-pg03
Castleberry, Cap Mrs Story Because of fairly health and loss of mind she is in the State Hospital at Wichita Falls. 1938-01-20-pg06
Cates, Bill mr Story Served as Sheriff of Tillman County, Oklahoma twice and has been nominated again (210 years ago) 1938-08-18-pg04
Cates, Bobbie Ruth Miss (age 10) Death Obituary. Died from Polio 21 July 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-07-22-pg02
Cates, Bobbie Ruth Miss (age 10) Death Card of Thanks by her family: Mr & Mrs J. R. Cates, Mr and Mrs P. D. Cates 1937-08-05-pg04
Cates, Bobbie Ruth Miss (age 10) Death Long list of those who attended her funeral 1937-08-05-pg05
Cearley, G. C. Mr & Mrs Birth Son Phillip dwayne Cearley born 6 Sept. 1932. 1938-09-15-pg05
Cekursky, Ethel Mrs (nee: Gambill) Death Died 5 March 1937 in Sanger, Texas. Buried at Bolivar Cemetery, Denton Co. Texas. Mrs J. O. Adkins attended her funeral. (Greenwood News) 1937-03-11-pg06
Chandler, Ella Mrs (nee: Procter) Death Obituary. Died 19 Dec. 1938 in Boyd. Buried at Aurora Cemetery. 1938-12-22-pg03
Chaney, John Claborn Mr & Mrs Death Their newborn infant J. C. Chaney  died20 Nov 1937 (age 3 months) and was buried at the Paradise Cemetery. (Paradise News) 1937-11-25-pg06
Chapman, Jewel Clara Miss/Albert Lewis (Dick) Tackel Wedding Married 3 Dec. 1936. Wedding shower given, (Greenwood News) 1937-01-07-pg06
Chapman, William J./Mrs Cora Myrtle Plymell (nee: Brown) Wedding Married 1 January 1938 in Wise County. (Paradise News) 1938-01-06-pg06
Cherry, John Henry Death Obituary. Died 8 Nov 1937 in Wise Co. Buried at West Bridgeport Cemetery. 1937-11-18-pg03
Childers, Robert Mac Mr Death Obituary. Died 8 Jan. 1937 in Wise County. Buried at Sweetwater Cemetery. 1937-01-21-pg02
Chisholm Trail author biography Story Sam P. Ridings and attorney from Medford road the trail. 1937-04-15-pg03
Clark, Archie Dozier Mr Death Died 7 July 1937.Buried at Cleburne, Johnson Co., Texas Husband of Myrtle Caddell Clark. Son in Law of Jams N. Caddell of Wise Co. 1937-07-15-pg06
Clark, Edgar Alonzo Mr Death Card of Thanks by his wife and children: Mrs E. A. Clark & children 1937-11-18-pg04
Clark, Edgar Alonzo Mr Death Obituary. Died 3 Nov. 1937 in Wise County. Buried at Greenwood Cemetery. 1937-11-18-pg06
Clark, Elmer Mr Death Died 15 Sept 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. Father of Mrs Viva Cox. 1937-09-09-pg05
Clark, Elmer Mr Death Obituary. Died at the home of his daughter Mrs J. B. Walker in Decatur. 1937-09-15-pg01
Clark, Elmer Mr Death Card of Thanks by his family: Katherine Clark, A. A. Fralin, J. B. Walker. 1937-09-23-pg06
Clark, Katherine Jackson Miss/Johnnie Warren Pearcy Jr Wedding Married 16 January 1938 in Portales, New Mexico 1938-02-03-pg03
Clark, Mary Beth (infant 7 weeks old) Death Daughter of Mr & Mrs Thomas Nathaniel Clark. Died Thursday 10 March 1938 in Rhome, Texas. Buried at Veal Station Cemetery, Parker Co. 1938-03-17-pg05
Clay, Earnest Charley/Miss Virignia Maude Phllips Wedding Married 2 April 1938. Shower Given 1938-05-12-pg03
Clearman, Eldon (1 year old) Death Obituary. Drank Kerosene and died 3 June 1937. Buried at Stony Cemetery, Denton County, Texas 1937-06-10-pg02
Clement, Ona Jewel Miss/John Rufus King Graham Wedding Married in Alvord New Years night 1 Jan 1918. License was from Montague County. (20 years ago0 1938-01-13-pg04
Clifton, Frank Jackson Mr Death Died 28 Oct. 1937 in Carbon Co., Texas. Buried at Claude Cemetery, Claude, Texas. Brother of William Floyd Clifton of Wise County. 1937-11-04-pg05
Clifton, Frank Jackson Mr Death Mr & Mrs Cod Milligan and Mr & Mrs Floyd Tipton attended his funeral. 1937-11-04-pg07
Cline, Joseph Weldon Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs and Mrs Reuben Anderson, brothers and sisters. Died 1 Feb. 1908 in Rhome, Wise Co. Texas. Son of Mary Rudell Cline Anderson (nee: McDonald) 1938-02-17-pg05
Cocanougher, Faye Miss Story A member of the faculty at Denton High School. 1937-05-27-pg05
Coconougher, Faye Miss Story Teaches school in Denton, Texas. 1938-07-07-pg05
Coff, Ruth Miss Story Teaches school at Greenwood. 1938-08-04-pg06
Coffee, Stella Miss (of Gassville, Arkansas) Story Honred with a picnic at Lake Bridgeport. Large group of relatives & friends attended, names listed. 1938-10-20-pg02
Coffman, Reba Pearl Miss/Mr Jesse thurman Drennan Wedding Married recently in Fort Worth. Her obit says 26 August 1938,  but doesn't say where. 1938-09-08-pg06
Coffman, Sherley J. Mr Death Died 16 Jan. 1937 in a Car Accident in Fort Worth.  Card of Thanks by his family: parents Mr & Mrs Hugh White Coffman and Sister Mrs Oleta Ruth Coffman Srygley 1937-01-28-pg05
Coffman, Sherley J. Mr Death Obituary   1937-01-28-pg05
Coffman, Sherley J. Mr Death Out of town attendees at his funera are listed (Cottondale News) 1937-01-28-pg06
Colburn, Jeffie Mrs/S. E. Booher Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 26 Feb. 1938 in Wise County, Texas 1938-03-03-pg05
Collins, Margaret Flora Mrs( nee: Johnson) Death Died 22 June 1937 in Wise Co. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery #1. Card of Thanks by her family: Mrs Mary Elizabeth Elliott, Mr Martin Alonzo McBride, Mrs Sarah Ann Collins Matzinger, and John Collins. 1937-07-08-pg02
Cook, Anna Loyce Miss Story Teaches the low sixth grade of the Decatur Public School. 1938-09-29-pg05
Cook, Annie Laura Miss/William Webster Blackford Wedding Married 1 January 1938 in Wise County. Shower given the new bride 1938-01-20-pg05
Cook, Lawrence Mr Story Teacher at the Red Willow community is on the sick list. 1937-01-07-pg06
Cook, Martha Blanche Miss/Scott Winfield Hickey Wedding Married 3 July 1938 in Decatur, Texas. 1938-07-14-pg03
Cook, Thurman Foster/Bernice McCracken Wedding Marriage License Issued. (20 years ago) Married 21 July 1918. 1938-07-21-pg07
Cook, Thurman Foster/Bernice McCracken Wedding (20 years ago) Married Sunday 21 July 1918 at the Metjhodist Circuit Parsonage 1938-07-21-pg07
Cooke, Eliza Death Charlie Rhine attended the funeral of his aunt Mrs Liza Cooke at Krum last week. (Greenwood News) 1937-04-15-pg06
Cooper, William David Rev. Death Obituary. Died 6 Nov 1937 in Decatur, Texas. Buried at Creagleville Cemetery, Van Zandt Co. Texas. 1937-11-11-pg04
Cooper, William David Rev. Death Card of thanks by his wife and children. Mrs W. D. Cooper. 1937-11-11-pg06
Couchman, Dorothea Grace Miss/M. H. Kellam Jr Wedding Married 13 August 1938 in Skagit County, Washington. (Allison News) 1938-10-06-pg02
Coursey, Clarence Eugene/Miss Lois Maxine Wilhite Wedding Married 11 July 1938 at the home of Brother Forrester. Couple will live in Bridgeport. 1938-07-21-pg05
Covington, William Jr Mr & Mrs Birth Son, Ray William Covington born 25 Feb. 1938 at the Decatur Clinic Hospital. 1938-03-03-pg05
Cox, Oscar Lee Jr/Miss Mary Ruth Tally Wedding Marriage License Issued.  Married 16 April 1938. 1938-04-21-pg05
Crittendon, George (former merchant at Bridgeport) Story Now living in Rush Springs, Oklahoma. Left Bridgeport 30 years ago. He died 14 August 1952, Buried at Rush Springs. 1937-07-15-pg01
Crowder, Ace Melton Mr Death Obituary. Died 22 Sept. 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-09-29-pg01
Crowder, Ace Melton Mr Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs A. M. Crowderand Children. 1938-09-29-pg03
Crowder, Martha Lucenda Miss/Robert Earl Neel Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 13 Jan. 1918 in Wise Co. (20 years ago) 1938-01-20-pg04
Crunk, Imogene Fay Miss/Mr Roland Travis King Wedding Married 20 Sept 1937 in Wise County. (Greenwood News) 1937-09-23-pg06
Crunk, William Franklin (Billy) Mr Story Celebrated his 75th birthday party with 59 relatives and friends. Names listed. 1938-05-05-pg03
Culp, Opal Miss Story Teaching at Iowa Park, Texas. 1938-10-06-pg05
Culver, Coleman George/Dorothy Yancey Wedding Marriage License issued. Married 3 Dec. 1937. 1937-12-09-pg04
Culwell, Martha Emiline Mrs (nee: Allen) Death Card of Thanks by her family: Wiley Culwell, Luther Culwell. Mrs Alfred Culwell and Ozelle, & Mrs Earl Murphy. 1938-05-05-pg03
Culwell, Martha Emiline Mrs (nee: Allen) Death Died 25 april 1938 in Paradise, Texas. Buried at Goshen Cemetery, Parker Co., Texas. 1938-05-05-pg03
Cunningham, Retha Zenia Miss/James Delmer Hannan Wedding Married 9 January 1938 in Marietta, Oklahoma. Parents names given. 1938-02-03-pg05
Cunnius, Florence Miss/Mr Sam Houston Green Wedding Married in Bridgeport, Texas 17 July 1937, but the license was from Haskell County, Texas 1937-07-22-pg05
Curry, Escar Lee Mr/Miss Alice Gale Curry Wedding Married in Denton, Texas 15 April 1938. Shower given. 1938-05-12-pg05
Curtis, Vera Miss/Thomas J. Elder Jr Wedding Married 23 July 1937 in Dallas, Texas 1937-07-29-pg03
Dacus, Hazzie Miss/Mr Edwin Lee Vastine Wedding Married May 1 1898 in Wise County, Texas (40 years ago) 1938-05-19-pg04
Dashiell, John Douglas/Miss Gladys Elizabeth Thomason Wedding Married 22 sept. 1937 in Wise County, Texas. Long article. 1937-09-23-pg01
Dashiell, John Douglas/Miss Gladys Elizabeth Thomason Wedding Shower given 1937-09-23-pg05
Davenport, Fred Arnold Mr Death Obituary. Died 12 May 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-05-12-pg01
Davenport, Fred Arnold Mr Death In memoriam by his wife. 1938-05-19-pg03
Davenport, Fred Arnold Mr Death Card of Thanks by his famnily: Mrs Arnold Davenport, Arnold Jr. Jane Frances and Molly Sue. 1938-05-19-pg04
Davenport, Fred Arnold Mr Death Tribute paid to the deceased by Rev. W. C. Clement. 1938-05-19-pg07
Davenport, Mary Velma Mrs (nee: Carpenter) Story She was appointed to serve as county judge by the commissioners court to fill out the unexpired term of her deceased husband. 1938-05-19-pg01
Davis, Carl Glen/Miss Elva Ruth Randol Wedding Married 3 June 1937 in Clovis, New Mexico. Groom is formerly of Greenwood, Wise Co. 1937-06-24-pg06
Davis, Hughes Solan Mr (of Ralls) Death Died 27 March 1937 in a two car accident near Lubbock Texas. Buried there.Miss Vulene Roseburg whose parents live in Decatur was the driver of the other car. 1937-04-01-pg07
Davis, J. C. Mr & Mrs Story Visited by Mrs Florence Cats of Dun, Mrs Frank Gillis of Colorado Springs, and Clabe Cates of Oklahoma City. 1937-06-17-pg05
Davis, James Charles (Jim) Death Die 24 Oct 1937 Alvord, Wise Co. Texas. Buried at Hopewell Cemetery. (Lone Mound News) 1937-10-28-pg06
Davis, James Gordon Mr & Mr Birth Daughter Sarah born 2 May 1938 in Mexia, Limestone Co. Texas 1938-05-05-pg05
Davis, Lena Mae Mrs Death Died 18 April 1938 in Wise County. Buried at Chico Cemetery. (Paradise News). I'm not sure this is accurate since I can't find any record that matches this report. No memorial, no death. 1938-04-21-pg06
Davis, Mary Rebecca (Mollie) Mrs (nee: Burton) Death Obituary (short one). Died 11 Feb. 1937 in Alvord. Buried at Flat Rock Cemetery. (Lone Mound News) 1937-02-18-pg06
Dawson, Frances Miss Story Taught grammar school in Decatur last year. 1938-07-28-pg05
Deaton, Jim Mr Death Died 25 Feb. 1937 in Wise County. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery #1. Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs Jim Deaton, Aubrey and Ona Lee. 1937-03-11-pg07
Decatur High School Commencment Story Honor graduates, attendance awards, list of graduates and teachers. 1938-05-26-pg07
Decatur High School Honor Students Story Students names are given for 1st through 6th grades and high school. 1938-03-10-pg06
Decatur High School Honr Roll Story Students names are listed 1937-05-27-pg05
Delaney, William Allen. Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter born on the 22nd. (40 years ago) Should be 22 July 1898 in Young County, Texas. Elizabeth Lea Delaney walker. 1938-07-21-pg07
Dickson, John Granville Death Obituary. Died 12 Jan. 1938 in Decatur, Texas. Buried at the Bethel Cemetery. 1938-01-13-pg03
Dill, Benjamin Franklin Mr Death Died 16 Feb. 1937 in Corsicana. Buried at Oakwood Cemetery In Corsicana. Father of Ethel Dill Teacher at Decatur High School.  Ethel married Charles Allen Cates in 1940. 1937-02-18-pg05
Dill, Ethel Miss Story Who taught History at Decatur High has resigned and Mis Rosa Lee Marek will take her place after resigning from Rhome High School. 1937-03-04-pg05
Dillehay, Thomas Jefferson (Jeff) Death Obituary. Died 3 march 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-03-04-pg02
Dillehay, Thomas Jefferson (Jeff) Death Obituary. Died 3 march 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-03-11-pg03
Dobson, Doctor Buchanon Mr Death died 14 June 1938 Forestburg, Montague Co.Texas. Buried at Greenwood Cemetery. Grandfather of Miss Gretchen Cobb who attended his funeral. 1938-06-23-pg05
Dobson, Doctor Buchanon Mr Death His funeral was attended by Auz Shaw and Ben Moore on Wednesday. 1938-06-23-pg05
Dobson, Doctor Buchanon Mr Death Tiny Obituary.Leaves his wife and 4 duaghters: mrs Davis Mrs rice, Mrs Cobband Mrs Sims. Leaves  2 sons, Burel and JoeDobson. 1938-06-23-pg06
Dobson, Doctor Buchanon Mr Death Died at the home of his daughter Mrs H Davis (Rush Creek News) 1938-06-23-pg06
Dobson, Henrietta Shooks Mrs (nee: Powell) Death Died 6 Sept 1937. Buried at Cottonwood Cemetery. Card of thanks by her husband and family: John Lindsey Dobson. 1937-09-09-pg04
Dodge, E. W. Mr & Mrs family reunion Story Each of their 8 children were present. Names and home towns listed for those present. 1937-12-02-pg05
Dodson, Dorcas Dale Miss/John Robert Morriss Wedding Married 8 Sept. 1938 in Dallas, Texas. 1938-07-28-pg01
Dodson, Dorcas Dale Miss/John Robert Morriss Wedding To be Married 8 Sept. 1938 in Dallas, Texas. Honored by Howard Perry of Dallas with dinner at the Baker Hotel. 1938-08-04-pg08
Dodson, Dorcas Dale Miss/John Robert Morriss Wedding To be Married 8 Sept. 1938 in Dallas, Texas. Mrs H. B. Horn and Martha Jean Horn are guest in he Dodson Home for the wedding. 1938-08-25-pg05
Dodson, Dorcas Dale Miss/John Robert Morriss Wedding Shower given the bride to be. 1938-08-25-pg07
Dodson, Dorcas Dale Miss/John Robert Morriss Wedding Lucheon Honors Miss Dorcas Dodson. 1938-09-01-pg06
Dodson, Dorcas Dale Miss/John Robert Morriss Wedding Was Married Thursday 8 Sept. 1938 in Dallas, Texas. Very long article with attendees listed. 1938-09-15-pg01
Dodson, Dorcas Dale Miss/John Robert Morriss Wedding photo of the Bride. 1938-09-22-pg03
Donehoo, Louise Miss Story Principal of the Primary School at Joe Bailey 1937-09-15-pg06
Douglas, Earl Mr & Mrs Birth Son born 5 April 1918. (20 years ago) 1938-04-21-pg04
Doyle, Carl Lee Mr Death Obituary. Died 31 Jan. 1937 in Tarrant Co. Buried at Slidell Cemetery. 1937-02-04-pg02
Drennan, Jesse Thurman Mr/Miss Reba pearl Coffman Wedding Married recently in Fort Worth. Her obit says 26 August 1938,  but doesn't say where. 1938-09-08-pg06
Driscoll, Luke (former Sycamore Merchant Story Has been living in Los Angeles for 14 years returned to visit. 1937-07-08-pg01
Duckworth, Elizabeth Betty (nee: Strickland)/Ivan Lee Nunley Wedding Married 20 August 1937 in Bridgeport, Texas 1937-09-02-pg01
Dunaway, William Henry (Bill) Death Obituary. Died 24 Nov 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Bethel Cemetery. 1937-11-25-pg04
Dunlap, William Guy/Mrs Mary Jett Lockmiller (nee: Norman) Wedding Marriage License Issued.  Married 14 April 1938. 1938-04-21-pg05
Durham, Robert Fillmore Mr (Native of Slidell) Death Obituary. Died 23 May 1938 in Slidell. Buried at Slidell Cemetery. 1938-05-26-pg03
Eakle, Evelyn Mrs (nee; Mount)/Thomas Sherman McCaleb Jr Wedding Marriage License issued. Married 1 Dec. 1937. 1937-12-09-pg04
Earles, Farrell Fletcher (Bill) Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter Adelia born in Texarkana. Mrs Earles is the former  Mis Edrie Louise Bridges (FAG 140864433) 1937-09-15-pg07
Early Days of Decatur Article Story Written by Sallie Trice Thompson 1937-08-12-pg07
Easly, Fred Story On trial forkilling Robert Grant. Hung Jury!  Jury was discharged 1937-02-11-pg01
Edwards, Caswell Marion Mr Death Died 16 June 1898 of lingering consumption lasting 2 years. Buried at Bethel Cemetery. (40 years ago) 1938-06-30-pg04
Edwards, James Albert Dr. (of Los Angeles) Story Old timer visits Decatur, Texas. 1937-11-11-pg03
Elbert Wallace Averitt/Miss Mona Lee Hillin Wedding Married 29 Oct 1936 in Wise County. Shower given. 1937-11-04-pg05
Elder, Chase Mr & Mrs Birth Son born at Rogers Hospital 3 Sept 1937. 1937-09-09-pg05
Elder, Thomas J. Jr/Miss Vera Curtis Wedding Married 23 July 1937 in Dallas, Texas 1937-07-29-pg03
Elder, Thomas Jefferson Mr Death Obituary. Died 12 August 1937 in Decatur, Texas. Buried at Pilot Point Cemetery, Denton Co. TX 1937-08-12-pg01
Elder, Thomas Jefferson Mr Death Card of Thanks by his family.  A long list of nine people. 1937-08-19-pg04
Ellison, Minnie M. Mrs (nee: Colvin) Death Is growing weaker and had been bedfast for 6 years. Died 21 May 1938 in Collin Co. Texas. Bured at Princton Cemetery there. Mother in Law of Roy Pitts. 1938-01-20-pg06
Ellison, Minnie M. Mrs (nee: Colvin) (fomerly of Allison) Death Died 21 May 1938 in Collin Co. Texas. Buried at Princeton Cemetery, Collin Co. Texas (AllisonNews) 1938-06-16-pg06
Ellison, Minnie M. Mrs (nee: Colvin) (fomerly of Allison) Death In Memoriam by Mrs Bud Kellam. 1938-06-16-pg06
England, Robert Christopher (Cris) Mr Death Obituary. Died 4 Nov 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-11-11-pg01
Eustis, William Grelaud Mr Death Obituary, Died 26 Jan 1937 in Henrietta. Buried at the Hope Cemetery, Henrietta, Clay Co. Texas 1937-01-28-pg05
Evans, Otis Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter, Jo Anne Evans born 3 May 1938 in the Decatur Clinic Hospital. 1938-05-19-pg05
Evans, Roy Ernest Death Died 19 Dec. 1937 in Decatur, Texas. Buried at Alvord Cemetery.  Card of thnks by his family: Mrs Roy Evans, and Mr Raymond Evans 1937-12-30-pg04
Ewing, O. R. Mr & Mrs Birth Daughterborn 24 March 1927. (Rhome News) 1937-04-01-pg06
Faith, Harvey Thomas/Miss Mary Belle Parish Wedding  Married 12 jan 1937. Miscellaneous shower given. 1937-02-04-pg05
Farrington, Vera B. Miss/Mr Elmer Ivins Wedding Married 27 June 1938. Both are buried at Hopewell Cemetery. 1938-07-07-pg06
Feagans, R. P. Mr & Mrs Birth Twin daughters, Annie Mae and Nannie Faye born 21 May 1938. 1938-06-02-pg05
Fellers, Louise Miss/Mr Ollie Lee Kelley Wedding Married 20 August 1938 in Denton  Texas Sisters married the same week. 1938-08-25-pg04
Fellers, Mildred Lucille Miss/Walter Jack Mara Wedding Married 13 August 1938 in Denton, Texas Sisters married the same week. 1938-08-25-pg04
Fellers, Mildred Lucille Miss/Walter Jack Mara Wedding Shower given the new bride.   1938-08-25-pg04
Fennell, Jeff/Miss Julia Brown Wedding Marriage License Issued. (20 years ago) Married 21 July 1918. 1938-07-21-pg07
Fennell, Robert Franklin (Bob) Officer of the Law Death Obituary. Killed at a negro nightclub in Wichita Falls 20 Mar 1938. Buried at Sweetwater Cemetery. 1938-03-24-pg01
Fennell, Robert Franklin (Bob) Officer of the Law Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs L. R. Fennell, J. D. Fennell, John Fennell, Mary Fennell, Mrs Lula Hudson, & Mrs Josie Hudson. 1938-03-24-pg03
Ferguson, Elmer LeRoy/Miss Mary Katheryn Rutherford Wedding Married 5 Feb. 1938 in Duncan, Oklahoma 1938-02-10-pg05
Ferguson, William Brownlee Mr/Miss Depora Kinney Wedding Married 9 Oct. 1897 in Wise Co. Secret marriage (40 years ago) 1938-03-31-pg04
Fields, Lora Rachael Miss/Kenneth Atwood Moore Jr Wedding Upcoming wedding was announced. Married 18 May 1937 in Detroit Michigan. Bride is the daughter of Tully and Lallage Fields of Wise Co. 1937-04-01-pg02
Fields, Tom (Negro) Story Who carved (assumed killed) his wife last week goes to the pen. (40 years ago) 1938-01-20-pg04
Findley, J. J. Mr Story Discovered a rich deposit of sapphires while drilling a well at the 120 ft depth in West Decatur. (50 years ago). 1937-08-26-pg01
First Annual Reunion at Wheeler Park Story History of the Reunion which started 40 years ago, 1937-08-26-pg02
Fitzgerald, George B. Mr (age 11) Death Obituary. Died 21 Sept. 1937 when his gun went off accidently striking him. Buried at Paradise Cemetery. 1937-09-23-pg01
Fitzgerald, George B. Mr (age 11) Death Card of Thanks by his family: parents Mr & Mrs George B. Fitgerald Sr. & Mr & Mrs W H. Fitzgerald. 1937-10-07-pg05
Fitzgerald, George B. Mr (age 11) Death His Aunt Mrs Tom Whitaker of Barnett was called here when George Fitzgerlad died. (Paradise News) 1937-10-07-pg06
Fletcher, Alice Jane Mrs (nee: Miller) Death Obituary. Died 23 Nov 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Cottage Hill Cemetery, Celina, Collin Co. Texas 1937-11-25-pg02
Fletcher, Ira Glenn Mr Story Surprise Birthday dinner given on Sept 5, 1937. Attendees listed. 1937-09-15-pg07
Ford, Frank Mr Story Very sick at his father's residence. He is here on a visit from Henrietta. (40 years ago). 1938-01-13-pg04
Ford, Rocky Coach Story Athletic Director at Decatur College for 5 years resigned to enroll in Journalism at the Univ. of Texas. 1937-01-21-pg03
Foreman, Finis Euell/Miss Ruth Brown Wedding Married 26 May 1938 in Wise County. Bride is the daughter of Alf Brown of Decatur. 1938-06-02-pg05
Foreman, Mary Mrs (nee: Fentress) Death Obituary. Died 30 March 1937 at Paradise. Buried at Paradise Cemetery. 1937-04-08-pg02
Foreman, Mary Mrs (nee: Fentress) Death Card of Thanks by her Family: N. M. Foreman and D. C. Foreman 1937-04-08-pg05
Foster, B. D. Mr &Mrs Birth Son, Glen David Foster born 3 Dec. 1938 (Allison News) 1938-12-15-pg06
Foster, Buddie D. Mr & Mrs Birth Glen Davis Foster born 2 Dec. 1938 in Wise County. Mother was Mary Beatrice Ince. Paper damaged. 1938-12-22-pg02
Foster, Flora Dell Mrs (nee: Best) Death Die 9 Feb. 1938 in El Reno, Oklahoma. Buried there. Mr & Mrs Clyde Barnett, Mrs Owen Tumulty and Mrs B. W. Cook attended the funeral in El Reno, OK. (Oak Grove News) 1938-02-17-pg06
Foster, Gene Elliott Birth He was born 26 Feb. 1937 to Mr and Mrs Elliot Rutherford Foster and his wife.  (Allison News) 1937-03-04-pg03
Foster, Mary Lou Miss/Travis Olen Underwood Wedding Married 6 June 1937 in Wise County. (Allison News) 1937-06-10-pg06
Foster, Mary Louisa (Babe) Mrs (nee: Phillips) Death Died 25 March 1937 in Decatur, Texas. Buried at Cottonwood Cemetery. All the children were at the funeral except Ida Bell. 1937-04-15-pg06
Foster, Mary Louisa Mrs (nee: Foster) Death Died 25 March 1937 in Decatur, Texas. Buried at Cottonwood Cemetery. Son Richard (Dick) Foster was at her side. 1937-04-01-pg06
Foster, Mary Louisa Mrs (nee: Foster) (lived in Allison) Death Died 25 March 1937 in Decatur, Texas. Buried at Cottonwood Cemetery. (Sweetwater News) 1937-04-01-pg06
Fowler, Catherine Louise/Ernest Weldon Richter Wedding Married 20 June 1937 at the Baptist Parsonage in Decatur, Texas 1937-06-24-pg05
Fowler, Virginia Miss/John Thuman Vandiver Wedding Married  31 july  1937 in Waurika, Oklahoma 1937-08-05-pg03
Fowler, Virginia Miss/John Thuman Vandiver Wedding Shower given the new bride. 1937-08-12-pg07
Fox, Joe Lee Mr/Miss Zemma Mae (Tommie) Riggs Wedding Married 19 Feb. 1938 in Fort Worth. Long article. 1938-03-03-pg05
Fox, Richard Ak Mrs/Paul Devoe Richardson Wedding Married 12 June 1937 at the home of Rev. Bob Cook of Boyd. 1937-06-24-pg05
Frasier, Cecil/Miss Frankie Francis Morris Wedding Married in Lampasas, Texas Friday. (New Salem News) 1937-03-18-pg06
Freeman, Lillie Mrs/Mr W. B. Taylor Wedding Married 28 August 1938 in Decatur. Probably Willie Bee Taylor and Lillian Webb Freeman 1938-09-01-pg03
Friels, Nelle Miss/Robert Heathington Young Wedding Married in Jacksboro Monday. 1937-07-29-pg03
Fullingim, P. J. Dr (of Decatur) Story Received orders to report for duty to Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia. Commissioned as 1st Lieutenant in the medical corps. 1938-09-15-pg05
Fullingim, Peyton Jarrett Dr.(Shirk) Death Obituary. Died 24 Nov. 1938 in Bay City, Texas. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-12-01-pg01
Fullingim, Peyton Jarrett Dr.(Shirk) Death Mrs P. L. Jones of Austin attended his funeral. 1938-12-01-pg05
Fullingim, Peyton Jarrett Dr.(Shirk) Death Mr & Mrs Grady Ward of Oakland, California attended his funeral. 1938-12-15-pg05
Fulps, James Madison Death Obituary. Died 7 Dec. 1937 in Paradise, Texas. Buried at Rogers Cemetery, Tillman Co. Oklahoma 1937-12-16-pg05
Funk, Martha Alma Olen Miss/Granville Alton Billingsley Wedding Marriage License Issued.  Married 9 April 1938. 1938-04-21-pg05
Gage, George Thomas Sheriff Story From the WCM Messenger july 27, 1928. Pastor Mays of the First Methodist church praised Sheriff Gage for doing his duty in looking after the Law violators. 1937-10-21-pg07
Gage, John Leonard Rev. Death Obituary. Died 15 May 1938 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Buried at Green Hill Cemetery, Davis, Oklahoma. 1938-06-16-pg03
Gantt, Thomas Albert (formerly of Shiloh, Texas) Death Obituary. Died 4 Dec. 1937 in Roswell New Mexico. Buried there at South Park Cemetery. 1937-12-30-pg02
Gardner, Ruth Pauline Miss/Walter Scott Knox Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 17 Jan. 1918 in Wise Co. (20 years ago) 1938-01-20-pg04
Garner, L. J. Mr Story Former superintendent of Decatur Schools 3 years ago visited Decatur. 1938-07-07-pg05
Garner, Lewis Mr (of San Diego, California) Story Is visiting his mother Mrs C. B. Lasater (Joe Bailey News) 1937-03-18-pg06
Garrett, Paul Wayne Mr/Miss Alice Lorene Wood Wedding Married 13 August 1938 in Montague County, Texas. Shower given. 1938-09-08-pg04
Garrison, Mazola Miss/Wayne Hughes Wedding Married 11 July 1938 in Perrin, Texas 1938-07-21-pg05
Garrison, Royce Leon Mr Death Died 25  April 1937 in Wink, Winkler County, Texas. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. Card of thanks by his family: Mrs Royce L. Garrson and Son. W. P. Harrison and family, Mrs C. K. Wilkerson. 1937-05-06-pg04
Garvin, Wise County, Texas Homecoming held 8 Aug. 1937 Story 29 cities in Texas and 5 cities in Oklahoma were represented. A few names are listed. 1937-08-12-pg02
Gasperson, E. G. Story Superintendent of the Pradise Schools. 1938-03-03-pg03
Gasperson, E. P. Story Head of the Paradise schools. 1937-08-05-pg01
Gentry family reunion held (mostly Porters however) Story Hosted by Mrs Emma Carl Porter (nee: Gentry). Names of attendees listed. 1938-06-23-pg07
Gentry John Lanham Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter, Mary Ollie Gentry, born 23 Feb. 1918 in Wise County, Texas. 1938-03-03-pg04
Gentry, G. H. Mr Story Teaching school at Greenwood, but has moved his residence to Era. Will finish his term. 1937-04-01-pg06
Gentry, Reba Mae Miss/Clyde Shaw Wedding Married 16 Dec. 1938 in Dallas, Texas. Long list of attendees given. 1938-12-22-pg04
Gentry, Reba Mae Miss/Clyde Shaw Wedding Shower given the new bride.   1938-12-22-pg04
Gettys, Plato Mr & Mrs (of Philadelphia) Story Former county attorney in Wise Co. is visiting relatives in Decatur. 1937-07-15-pg05
Gettys, Plato Professor Story Teaches at the Olney High School. (20 years ago) 1938-01-06-pg04
Gibbs, Otto (Ex-convict) Story Arrested for assauling his woman companion. 1938-06-16-pg01
Gibson, Willie Claude Mr Death Died at his home in Bowie, Montague Co., Texas 23 Nov 1938. Buried at Elmwood Cemetery. 1938-12-01-pg03
Gilbert, Marjorie Maud Mrs (nee: Malone) Death Died 25 April 1938 in Weatherford. Buried there in the City Greenwod Cemetery. Sistter in law of Carrie Marie Gilbert Roach of Wise Co. 1938-04-28-pg05
Ginkins Mrs (of Denton) Jenkins? Story Teaches school in Greenwood. might be Lanna Godwin Jenkins or Lois Jenkins 1937-12-02-pg06
Gloss, Gunter Hugo Dr./Miss Margaret Day Trigg Wedding Married Monday April 18, 1938 in Fort Worth, Texas 1938-04-21-pg05
Golden Gate Bridge in San Fancisco Story Finsihed 28 May 1937. 1937-06-24-pg02
Golden, Dorse Allen Mr Death Obituary. Died 25 Feb. 1938 in Wise Co. Buried at Cottonwood Cemetery. 1938-03-03-pg01
Golden, Dorse Allen Mr Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs D. A. Golden, Mrs Ray Casey, Mrs Ott Seabolt and Maxine. 1938-03-03-pg03
Goodger, William Columbus (Loren) Mr Death Obituary Died 14 July 1937 in Boyd Buried at the Boyd Cemetery. 1937-07-15-pg01
Goodger, William Columbus (Loren) Mr Death Card of Thanks by his family: W. L. Goodger, C. D. Goodger, C. B. Goodger, Mrs Guinn Briley,and Mrs J. E. McConnell. 1937-07-22-pg06
Gose family annual reunion held each 30 May Story Some attendees are listed. Joe Gose had died earlier in the year 11 Feb. 1937. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-06-03-pg01
Gose Family Reunion (16th) Story Held at Joe Wheeler Park 28 May 1938. 126 people were in attendance. Some names given. 1938-06-09-pg03
Gose, Emory Mr & Mrs Birth Son James Gerking Gose born 31 Dec. 1917 in Fort Worth. (20 years ago) 1938-01-13-pg04
Gose, Joseph Martin Dr. Death Obituary. Died 11 Feb. 1937 in Nueces Co. Texas. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-02-18-pg03
Gould, Luther Glenn Mr Death Died 26 Feb. 1937 in Denton Co. Buried Waxahachie City Cemetery. Father of Mrs Marlin D. Herring (Mrs Ila Lee Gould Herring) who was living in Allison, Wise County, in 1937. 1937-04-01-pg06
Graham, John Rufus King Mr/Miss Ona Jewel Clement Wedding Married in Alvord New Years night 1 Jan 1918. License was from Montague County. (20 years ago0 1938-01-13-pg04
Grammar School honor roll Story 1st through 7th grade student names who are on the honor roll. 1937-01-28-pg03
Greathouse, Charles Simmons/Miss LaRue Splawn Wedding Married 8 July 1938. 1938-07-14-pg07
Greathouse, Charles Simmons/Miss LaRue Splawn Story The Newlyweds left Monday for Monument, New Mexico where Mr Greathouse is an employee of the Texas Company. 1938-07-21-pg05
Greathouse, Charles Simmons/Miss LaRue Splawn Story Shower given the new bride by Ms Charlie Maxwell. (Greenwood News) 1938-07-21-pg06
Green, James Roy Mr (age25) Death Obituary. Apparently killed himself 7 August 1937 in Bridgeport. Burie at Paradise Cemetery. 1937-08-19-pg01
Green, James Roy Mr (age25) Death Card of Thanks by his family Mr and Mrs Evy Green (Mrs Bessie Irene Green) and children. 1937-08-19-pg04
Green, Jesse Mr & Mrs Birth Son born at Rogers Hospital last Friday (Paradise News) 1938-09-15-pg06
Green, Sam Houston/Miss Florence Cunnius Wedding Married in Bridgeport, Texas 17 July 1937, but the license was from Haskell County, Texas 1937-07-22-pg05
Greer, John Herman Mr Death Had a stroke of Paralysis 28 March 1937. Died 21 Nov. 1937. Buried at Chico Cemetery (Cuba News) 1937-04-08-pg06
Gregg, Walter Mr Death Obituary. Died 17 Feb. 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery #1 1937-02-18-pg03
Griffith, A. W. Mr & Mrs Birth Son named Nolen Alba Griffith born 11 August 1938 at Darwin's hospital. 1938-08-25-pg05
Griffith, Patricia Jean Miss (age 7 months) Death Died 23 June 1937. Buried at Breckenridge Cemetery, Stephens Co., Texas  Grand daughter of David A. Griffith of Wise. (Greenwood News) 1937-07-01-pg06
Guthrie, Mattie Miss/Vernon Atkerson Wedding Married 18 January 1938 in Dallas using a marriage license from Wise County. 1938-01-20-pg05
Halbert, Edith Wesley Miss/Raymond Turner Mills Wedding Married 15 July 1938 in Milam, Texas. Miss Edith Halbert taught at the public school in Boyd. 1938-07-21-pg05
Hale, B. F. Mr & Mrs (of Decatur) Birth Twin daughters born 12 Dec. 1938. (Sweetwater News) 1938-12-22-pg06
Hale, Lillain Ruth Miss/James B. Roach Wedding Married 1 May 1937 in Coleman, Coleman Co. Texas. Marriage License was from Coryell County, Texas 1937-05-13-pg05
Hale, Rebecca Viola Mrs Deaath Is not well and has been in failing health for some time. Died 10 March 1938 in Wise Co. Buried at cottonwood Cemetery. 1938-01-20-pg06
Hale, Rebecca Viola Mrs (nee: Bagby) Death Obituary. Died 10 March 1938 in Wise Co. Buried at Cottonwood Cemetery. 1938-03-17-pg02
Hale, Rebecca Viola Mrs (nee: Bagby) Death Obituary. (Allison News) 1938-03-17-pg07
Hall, Florence Mrs (nee: Stowe) (formerly of Wise) Death Died 14 Fb. 1938 in Ochiltree County, Texas. Buried there. Sister Mrs Beauford Belle Riley of Wise Co. (Greenwood News) 1938-03-03-pg06
Hall, Joyuce Harold Mr/Mabel Norine Phillips Wedding Shower given the new bride. Norine was Mrs Hall in the 1940 census and had a child Glenda Kay Hall born 23 June 1939 in Wise Co., but Norine married Alsie Royce Holt later. 1938-12-08-pg03
Halsell, H. H. Mr & Mrs Story Celebrated their 10 wedding anniversary. (20 years ago) 1938-03-17-pg04
Hamilton, Naomi Ruth Miss Story Teaches Business at the Decatur High School. 1938-10-27-pg05
Hamilton, Sidney/Miss Cindy Rushing Wedding Shower for the new bride.  Sidney died 22 May 1998 in Bogata, Red River Co, Texas. No mention of a wife or deceased wife or children. 1937-06-03-pg05
Hampton Sam Houston Mr Death Obituary. Died 2 Nov 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Sweetwater Cemetery. 1938-11-10-pg01
Hampton Sam Houston Mr Death Different Obituary. Died 2 Nov 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Sweetwater Cemetery. 1938-11-17-pg01
Hampton Sam Houston Mr Death Card of Thanks by his family: Ben Hampton and Family, Mrs C. Putnam. 1938-11-17-pg04
Hampton Sam Houston Mr Death Lived near Allison a number of years. (Allison News) 1938-11-17-pg06
Handley, Dock Hinton Jr/Miss Thelma Onita Welborn Wedding Married 2 Jan. 1937 in Fort Worth. Marriage License was from Wise County, Texas. 1937-01-14-pg05
Hanna, Lilly P. Mrs (nee: Kelley) Death Obituary. Died 9 Dec. 1937 in Temple, Texas. Buried at Alvord Cemetery. 1937-12-16-pg05
Hannan, James Delmer/Miss Retha Zenia Cunningham Wedding Married 9 January 1938 in Marietta, Oklahoma. Parents names given. 1938-02-03-pg05
Harder, Geraldine Miss (age 16) Death Died 8 July 1938 in Wise Co. Buried at Sycamore Cemetery. Card of Thanks by her family: Mr & Mrs Carl Harder, Laverne and Christine, and Mr & Mrs Lewis Harder. 1938-07-14-pg07
Hardin, John Gresham Mr Death Obituary. Died 15 Dec. 1937 in Dallas, Texas. Buried at Burkburnett, Texas. 1937-12-23-pg02
Harding, Ida Miss Story Teaching school in Texline and has returned home for the summer. 1937-05-27-pg05
Hardy, Harry Mr & Mrs (of Bridgeport) Story Celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary last week. 1938-07-28-pg05
Harper, Clifford Mr & Mrs Birth Son born 4 Feb. 1938 in Decatur Clinic Hospital. 1938-02-10-pg05
Harris, Mary Lou Miss (age 11) Death Obituary. Died 25 April 1937 in Fort Worth, Texas. Buried at Chico Cemetery 1937-04-29-pg01
Harris, Mary Lou Miss (age 11) Death Another obituary. 1937-04-29-pg02
Harris, Mary Lou Miss (age 11) Death Card of Thanks from her family: R. T. Harris and family. 1937-04-29-pg03
Harris, Nora Belle Mrs (nee: Vaughan) Death Obituary. Died 26 April 1937 in Wise County. Buried at Boyd Cemetery. 1937-04-29-pg07
Harris, Otis Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter born Saturday. (Paradise News) 1938-01-06-pg06
Harris, Ruth Liunda Mrs (nee: Reynolds) Death Obituary. Shot and Killed by her husband Giles Furman Harris 5 May 1937 for infidelity. Buried at Hopewell Cemetery. 1937-05-06-pg01
Harris, Troy Mr & Mrs Death Their infant son died last Thursday. Buried at Paradise Cemetery. 1938-03-31-pg06
Harris, Troy Paris Mr/MIss Sadie Leona Smith Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 15 Jan. 1918 in Wise Co. (20 years ago) 1938-01-20-pg04
Hartsell Aline Mrs (nee: Thompson) Death Card of thanks by her family. Mr John Russell Hartsell. Died 12 Dec. 1938. Buried at Thomas Cemetery. 1938-12-15-pg04
Harwick, L. R. Mr & Mrs Death Their baby died. Card of Thanks by the parents and grandparents: Mr & Mrs L. R. Harwick, Mr  & Mrs C. E. Elliott, Mr & Mrs Hamp Harwick. 1938-12-01-pg04
Hatcher, Guy Luther Mr Death Died  4 july 1938 in Hood, Cooke County, Texas. Buried at Era Cemetery.  Mr and Mrs Luther Ballinger attended his funeral. (Greenwood News) 1938-07-21-pg06
Hawkins, Bert Estes/Miss Floyce Lometta Tally Wedding Engagement announced. 1938-10-06-pg03
Hawkins, Bert Estes/Miss Floyce Lometta Tally Wedding Married 16 October 1938 in Decatur, Texas. 1938-10-20-pg01
Haynes, Claude Henry Death Died 9 Feb. 1937 in a Wichita Falls Hospital. Buried at Paradise Cemetery. 1937-02-18-pg06
Hays, Jessie Milton Mr Death Died 23 Oct. 1937 in Dallas, Texas. Buried at Clark Cemetery, Weatherford, Texas. Mr & Mrs Ben Moore of Wise Co. Attended his funeral. 1937-10-28-pg05
Heathington. James H. Rev. & Mrs Story Will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on 1 January. 1937-12-23-pg02
Heathington. James H. Rev. & Mrs Story Will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on 1 January. 1937-12-23-pg04
Helm, Hiram Monroe Mr/Winnie Holt Wedding Marriage License Issued. (20 years ago) Married 18 July 1918. 1938-07-21-pg07
Helm, Wescott (Wes) (former Marshall of Decatur) Death Obituary. Died 6 Nov. 1938 in Fort Worth. Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Fort Worth. 1938-11-10-pg01
Helm, Wescott (Wes) (former Marshall of Decatur) Death His funeral was attended by Mr 7 Mrs W. A. Helm, Mr Leo Sellars, Mr Bill Alexander, Mr & Mrs W. C. Milligan and Mr & Mrs Charlie Stokes in Fort Worth Tuesday. 1938-11-10-pg05
Henry, George (negro murderer) Death He will be hung on the scafford being ereced southwest of the city one week from today. (40 years ago) 1938-02-10-pg04
Henry, George (negro murderer) Death Was hanged for murder. (40 years ago) 1938-02-17-pg04
1938-02-17-pg04
Herwick, L. H./Edna Lucille Carter Wedding Married in Waurika Oklahoma Friday 22 Oct. 1937. 1937-10-28-pg06
Hester, Braxton C.  Private Death Died of Typhoid on 3 Sept 1989 at Fort Clark near Brackettville, Kinney County Texas. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery #3. (40 years ago). 1938-09-15-pg04
Hickey, Alice Miss Story Will teach at the Greenwood School. 1937-04-22-pg07
Hickey, Alice Miss Story Teacher at Greenwood. 1938-03-10-pg05
Hickey, Jack Taylor/Miss Rachel Jane Shults Wedding Married secretly 13 May 1938 in Marietta, Oklahoma. Long article. 1938-06-02-pg01
Hickey, Jack Taylor/Miss Rachel Jane Shults Wedding Shower given the new bride.   1938-06-16-pg03
Hickey, Scott Winfield/Miss Martha Blanche Cook Wedding Married 3 July 1938 in Decatur, Texas. 1938-07-14-pg03
Hicks, Henry Holman (Dutch) of Maypearl, Ellis Co. Texas) Story Saw his sister Lavinia Jane Bethel (nee: Nicks) in Decatur for the first time in 42 years. 1938-06-09-pg04
Hill, Barry Mr/Miss Callie Mae Canada Wedding To be married in Fort Worth, Texas next Saturday 18 Oct. 1938. (Wrong should be Oct. 8) 1938-10-06-pg03
Hill, Barry Mr/Miss Callie Mae Canada Wedding Married in Fort Worth, Texas 8 Oct. 1938. Parents names given. 1938-10-13-pg05
Hill, Pete Mr & Mrs (Loyd Wilbur Hill) Birth Daughter, Sharon Merle Hill, born 14 March 1938 in the Decatur, Clinic. 1938-03-17-pg05
Hillin, Mona Lee Miss/Elbert Wallace Averitt Wedding Married 29 Oct 1936 in Wise County. Shower given. 1937-11-04-pg05
Hindenberg disaster at Lakehurst, New Jersey Story This is the 18 major lighter-than-air craft disaster. 1937-05-20-pg03
Hipp, Simeon John (Simmie) Mr Death Died 1 Dec. 1937 in Kermit, Winkler Co. Texas. Buried at Sunset easley Cemetery. Younger brother of William Russell (Russ) Hipp. (Oak Grove News) 1937-12-09-pg06
Hobson, Levi Mr Death Died below Decatur, Texas Friday. Buried at Sand Hill Cemetery 1938-01-27-pg04
Hodge, Lizzie Mrs (nee: Oliver) Death Previously married to Jim Evans. Died 29 Sept. 1938 in Decatur at the home of her daughter Mrs Matilda Jane Pitts. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery. #1. Card of Thanks by Her family Mrs C. L. Pitts, Mrs G. W. Sherley, Mr G. W. Evans, & Mrs Sallie Stafford. 1938-10-06-pg06
Hoffman, Robert Hayes Jr Mr (age 60) Death Previously a druggist in Wise. He died in Denton 21 August 1938. Buried there. Got into a Fist fight with Jerry Sadler last week. 1938-08-25-pg06
Holbrooks, Ellis (Red) Mr Death Shot and killed near Springtown in a disagreement over pastura land. Died30 Oct 1937. buried at Springtown Cemetery. 1937-11-04-pg03
Holcomb, Faye (Polly) Miss/Luther Melvin Anderson Wedding Married 28 August 1937 in Decatur, Texas. (New Salem News) 1937-09-02-pg06
Hollis, William Thomas Death Card of thanks from the Hollis family. Died 27 Dec. 1936 in Boyd, Buried at Boyd Cemetery. 1937-01-07-pg04
Holloman, Burrell J. Mr Death Died 1918 in Taylor County, Texas. Father of Eula Vashti Holloman White of Decatur. (20 years ago) 1938-10-13-pg04
Holmes, John Coley Mr/Miss Anna Olivia Johnson Wedding Married 8 Oct. 1938 in Lynn County, Texas. 1938-11-17-pg03
Holmes, John Coley Mr/Miss Anna Olivia Johnson Wedding Shower given. 1938-12-15-pg03
Holt, Winnie/Mr Hiram Monroe Helm Wedding Marriage License Issued. (20 years ago) Married 18 July 1918. 1938-07-21-pg07
Hoosier, Christine Miss (age 25) Death Killed near Rhome, Texas when their car was hit by a Bus. Another occupant, Miss Inez Tuler (age 30) who was injured was a nurse and tried to render aid to the others despite her injuries. 1937-03-18-pg01
Hopson Family Reunion held in Fort Worth Story 52 members of the "clan" attended according to Bob Hopson. No details. 1937-08-05-pg01
Horton, E. Jack Mr/Mary Ellen Montgomery Wedding Marriage license issued in Fort Worth, Texas before 11 Oct 1937. Shower given. 1937-11-11-pg03
Howell, Gene Mr (of Illinois) Story Is visiting his sister Mrs Alfred Brady in Decatur, Texas. 1938-08-04-pg08
Hoyle, Hazel Miss Story Teaches 2nd grade in Decatur. Took students on the train to Alvord. Students parents names are listed. 1937-09-23-pg02
Hoyle, Orville Kent (O. K.) Mr & Mrs Birth Son, Kent Rector Hoyle born 2 Nov. 1937. 1937-12-02-pg01
Hudnall, Belle Lora Mrs (nee: Appling) Death Obiuary. Died at Rhome, Texas 4 Dec. 1937. buried at Aurora Cemetery. 1937-12-16-pg04
Hudnall, Belle Lora Mrs (nee: Appling) Death Card of thanks by her family. Many Hudnall relatives and Mr Glen McCrary, and Mrs Mary Pendley. 1937-12-16-pg07
Hudson, Chesley S. Mr/Miss Johnnie Merle Lambert Wedding Married 4 Sept. 1938 in Jacksboro. 1938-09-22-pg03
Hughes, Wayne/Miss Mazola Garrison Wedding Married 11 July 1938 in Perrin, Texas 1938-07-21-pg05
Hussey, James Owen Rev (formerly of Wise) Death Obituary. Killed 14 March 1937 in an automobile accident near Tuskegee, Alabama 14 March 1937. Buried at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Denton, Texas 1937-03-18-pg01
Ince, Houston, Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter Edna Lucille Ince, born 5 March 1938. (Allison News) 1938-03-17-pg07
Ingram, Samuel Hickerson/Miss Lucy E. Turpin Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 13 Jan. 1918 in Wise Co. (20 years ago) 1938-01-20-pg04
Innis, Lillian Belle Miss/Henry Riley Kinnison Wedding Double wedding of double cousins. Married 7 July 1938. License was probably from Louisiana. Grandmother was Mrs Melinda Belle Renshaw. 1938-07-14-pg07
Innis, Linda Margarette Miss/Mr Wayland Alexander Wedding Double wedding of double cousins. Married 7 July 1938. License was from McLennan County, Texas. Grandmother was Mrs Melinda Belle Renshaw. 1938-07-14-pg07
Isbel, Jeraldine Miss Story Will teach at the Holiday school this coming term. 1937-08-26-pg05
Isbell, Emily Miss Story Is teaching at City Park School in Dallas. 1938-09-15-pg05
Isbell, Emily Miss Story Teaching school in Dallas. 1938-12-22-pg05
Isbell, Geraldine Miss Story Is teaching school at Holliday. 1938-09-15-pg05
Isbell, Hugh Ware Rev Sr Death Died 8 April 1937 in Sanger, Texas. Buried there. Father of Rev. Keener Reagan Isbell. 1937-04-15-pg05
Ivins, Elmer Mr/Miss Vera B. Farrington Wedding Married 27 June 1938. Both are buried at Hopewell Cemetery. 1938-07-07-pg06
Ivy, Nancy Jane Mrs (nee: Gayler)/Mr Julian Lambert Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 26 Feb. 1938 in Wise County, Texas 1938-03-03-pg05
Jackson, Alva Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter born 22 August 1938 at the Darwin's Hospital. 1938-08-25-pg05
Jameson, George Thomas Death Obituary. Died 28 April 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-04-29-pg07
Jameson, George Thomas Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs George T. Jameson, Children and Grandchildren (not named) 1937-05-06-pg03
Jarvis, Ray Douglas/Miss Jo Leta Newberry Wedding Married 6 August 1938 in Cotton County, Oklahoma. Miss Jo Leta Newberry was the daughter of Horton and Bertha Newberrry. 1938-08-11-pg03
Jobe, Willie Vivor Mr/Miss Reba Marie Sherman Wedding Married 21 July 1938 in Decatur, Texas. 1938-07-28-pg05
Jobe, Willie Vivor Mr/Miss Reba Marie Sherman Wedding Married about 2 weeks ago. (Allison News) 1938-08-18-pg06
Johnson, Anna Olivia Miss/John Coley Holmes Wedding Married 8 Oct. 1938 in Lynn County, Texas. 1938-11-17-pg03
Johnson, Anna Olivia Miss/John Coley Holmes Wedding Shower given. 1938-12-15-pg03
Johnson, Virginia Dare Miss/John Dewitt Matzinger Jr Wedding Married in Decatur, Texas 27 Dec. 1936 1937-01-07-pg05
Johnston, John Frank Mr (formerly of Decatur) Death Obituary. Died 4 March 1938 in Monroe County, Tennessee. Buried at Madisonville Cemetery there. 1938-03-24-pg01
Jones, Joyce Miss/Mr Edwin Hayes Reed Wedding Married 6 Nov. 1938. Shower given the new bride 1938-12-01-pg03
Jones, Mary J. Mrs (nee: Roper) Death Card of Thanks by her family. Died 18 March 1938 in Wise Co. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery #1. Previously married to Robert Benjaman Isom. 1938-03-24-pg03
Jones, Mary J. Mrs (nee: Roper) Death Obituary. Died 18 Mar 1938 in Wise County. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery #1. 1938-03-31-pg01
Keen, Robert W. Mr Death Died March 15, 1938 in Fort Worth. Buried at Dido Cemetery. Father of Ernest Keen of Wise County. (Newark News) 1938-03-24-pg06
Kellam, M. H. Jr/Miss Dorothea Grace Couchman Wedding Married 13 August 1938 in Skagit County, Washington. (Allison News) 1938-10-06-pg02
Kelley, Florence Esther Miss/Terrell S. Stansell Wedding Maried in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Texas 21 May 1937. Groom is of Wise Co. 1937-06-03-pg08
Kelley, Ollie Lee Mr/Miss Louise Fellers Wedding Married 20 August 1938 in Denton  Texas Sisters married the same week. 1938-08-25-pg04
Kincaid, Marvin Mr Story Elementary Principal nd will be the high school principal sincd Mr Pryor has left. 1938-05-26-pg03
Kincaid, W. M. Story Principal of the Elementary Decatur Schools. 1938-03-03-pg03
Kincannon, Theodore Nieman Mr (Ted) Death Obituary. Died 29 Jan 1936 near Frisco, Texas. Buried at Restland Memorial Park in Dallas. He received a presidential medal of honor for protecting his American Airline passengers by skillfully controlling a forced landing during a snowstorm. His widow Mrs Sue Kincannon lives in Boonsville, Wise Co. Texas. 1937-04-15-pg05
King, J. W. Mr (Melvin) Death Card of thanks by his family: Mrs J. W. King & Benjamin Franklin King and family. 1938-09-15-pg04
King, Melvin Mr Death Obituary. Died 9 Sept. 1938 at Monahans. Buried at East Bridgeport Cemetery. Father was Benjamin Franklin King. 1938-09-15-pg07
King, Roland Travis Mr/Miss Imogene Fay Crunk Wedding Married 20 Sept 1937 in Wise County. (Greenwood News) 1937-09-23-pg06
Kingsley, Joseph Clinton Mr/Miss Maurine Louise Rhodes Wedding Married 26 August 1938 at 322 N Custer Ave. Colorado Spring, Colorado 1938-09-15-pg03
Kinney, Depora Miss/William Brownlee Ferguson Wedding Married 9 Oct. 1897 in Wise Co. Secret marriage (40 years ago) 1938-03-31-pg04
Kinney, Opal Miss Story Fourth Teacher & evidnetly his favorite. Ode to a Teacher by Ike Means of Long Beach, California 1937-10-21-pg02
Kinnison, Henry Riley/Miss Lillian Belle Innis Wedding Double wedding of double cousins. Married 7 July 1938. License was probably from Louisiana. 1938-07-14-pg07
Knox, Walter Scott/Miss Ruth Pauline Gardner Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 17 Jan. 1918 in Wise Co. (20 years ago) 1938-01-20-pg04
LaBounty, J. M. Albert Death Obituary. Died 7 June 1937 in a car accident on the Decatur-Alvord highway 5 miles NW of Decatur. Buried at Oka Hill Cemetery, Lampasas, Texas. 1937-06-10-pg01
Lamar, Frank Mr & Mrs Birth Son, Kenneth Loyd Lamar born at the Decatur Clinic 26 Dec. 1936 (New Salem News) 1937-01-07-pg06
Lambert, Johnnie Merle Miss/Mr Chesley Hudson Wedding Married 4 Sept. 1938 in Jacksboro. 1938-09-22-pg03
Lambert, Julian Mr/Mrs Nancy Jane Ivy (nee: Gayler) Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 26 Feb. 1938 in Wise County, Texas 1938-03-03-pg05
Lamons, Thomas Worth (Tommie) (age 18) Death Broke his neck diving at Lake Bridgeport. Died 18 July 1938 Bridgeport. Buried at Bridgeport West Cemetery. 1938-06-30-pg01
Lamons, Thomas Worth (Tommie) (age 18) Death Obituary. Broke his neck diving at Lake Bridgeport. Died 18 July 1938 Bridgeport. Buried at Bridgeport West Cemetery. 1938-07-21-pg01
Lance, Albert E/Clara Worley Wedding Marriage License Issued. (20 years ago) Married 20 July 1918. 1938-07-21-pg07
Lane, William H. Mr Death Died 4 Dec. 1938 in Bridgeport. He was buried in Eastside Cemetery, but the memorial has been removed. Mr & Mrs Ben Watkins attended his funeral in Bridgeport. 1938-12-08-pg05
Large number of Student head off to their universities Story Names and universities are listed. 1938-09-08-pg06
Larsen, Carrie Lou Miss/Mr Cullen Vance Wedding Married 14 June 1935. Bride was a member of the faculty of Ganado Public Schools. 1938-01-20-pg03
Lasater, Cobbs Belton Mr Death Died 23 Jan 1937 in Decatur from tuberculosis. Buried at Plesant Grove Cemetery #1. Card of Thanks by his wife. 1937-01-28-pg04
Lasater, Cobbs Belton Mr Death Obituary. Died 23 Jan 1937 in Decatur from tuberculosis. Buried at Plesant Grove Cemetery #1. Card of Thanks by his wife. 1937-02-04-pg06
Layfield, Will Layfield of Rhome and other Layfields Story Are in Georgia visiting their uncle who is a warden in a jail in Columbus, Georgia where the jail had an explosion and he was injured. 1938-11-10-pg05
Leachman, Pearl Mrs (nee: Lindsey) Death Died 4 Sept. 1938 in Mineral Wells. Buried at Elmwood Cemetery there. Her funeal was attended by Mr 7 Mrs W. L. Leachman. (Paradise News) 1938-09-15-pg06
Ledbetter, John (of Waurika, Oklahoma) Story Visited the editor of the newspaper.  They were schoolmates at Decatur and discuss other old timers: Hardie Soemaker, Gus Pickett, Bob Carpenter, Ollie Kinnebrough, Mont Foster and others. 1938-12-08-pg01
Lee, Mr Story Was high school principal in 1934 and was succeded by Mr Pryor. 1938-04-28-pg03
Lee, Weldon Lowell Mr/Miss Ollie Bernice Maidens Wedding Married Monday April 25 1938. (Shiloh News) 1938-05-05-pg06
Lee, Weldon Mrs Story Teaching school at Rowe 1938-09-08-pg06
LeFors, Floyd Mr Story Principal of the Joe Bailey School 1937-09-15-pg06
Lewis, Charles Mr & Mrs Story Will teach school in Clay County this next school year. 1938-08-25-pg05
Lewis, Charlie C./Miss Comora Evelynn Washburn Wedding To be married 8 May 1937. (not sure where?) 1937-11-04-pg05
Lewis, Euna Leveinia Miss/Mr Earl Victor Ward Jr Wedding To be married 26 June 1938. Shower Given 1938-06-16-pg08
Lindly, Chloe/Mr R. M. Smith Wedding Marriage License issued. Married 23 Nov. 1937. 1937-12-09-pg04
Lipsey, Buck Mr & Mrs Birth Son born last week. Mother is the former Miss Velma Bennett. 1937-08-12-pg04
Lisby, Bobby Neal (age 9 months) Death Son of Mr & Mrs Neal Lisby died10 May 1938 in Wise Co. Buried at Aurora Cemetery. 1938-05-26-pg03
Lisby, Bobby Neal (age 9 months) Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mr & Mrs Neal Lisby and daughters, Mrs J. C. McDaniel and Jonell, Mrs O. L Bryant, J. W. and Albet Lisby. 1938-05-26-pg03
Lisby, Bobby Neal (age 9 months) Death Obituary. Son of Otho Neal Lisby and Thelma Faye McDaniel Lisby. 1938-05-26-pg04
Lisby, John Walter/Miss Mary Frances McDaniel Wedding Married 1 July 1938 probably in Wise County. 1938-07-14-pg05
List of business & professional men in Decatur Story Long list of over 100 names, but it doesn't say what they did. Just names (40 year ago) 1938-05-26-pg04
List of people from Okhoma who attended the reunion Story Patton, Outler, Pinkerton. 1938-08-18-pg05
List of peoplefrom other states that attended the reunion Story Somefrom Kentucky, Louisiana, California, Missouri, Arizona, and Georgia 1938-08-18-pg05
Lobdell, Mary Barker Miss/Clifford Sidney Thomas Wedding Married in Decatur, Texas 24 Dec. 1937. Using a License from Denton County, Texas. 1938-01-06-pg05
Lobdell, Mary Barker Miss/Clifford Sidney Thomas Wedding Shower given. 1938-01-13-pg05
Lockmiller, Mary Jett Mrs (nee: Norman)/William Guy Dunlap Wedding Marriage License Issued.  Married 14 April 1938. 1938-04-21-pg05
London, Katherine Mrs (nee: Maxwell) Death Died 21 March 1938 in Wichita County. Buried at Grenwood Cemetery. (Greenwood News) 1938-04-07-pg06
Long list of out of town guests Story Organized by State 1938-09-01-pg05
Long, Clabe Judson Mr Death Obituary. Died 25 July 1938 in Wichita Falls, Texas. Buried at Archer City Cemetery. 1938-07-28-pg07
Longley, Paul L. Mr (age 19) Death Killed near Rhome, Texas when their car was hit by a Bus. Another occupant, Miss Inez Tuler (age 30) who was injured was a nurse and tried to render aid to the others despite her injuries. 1937-03-18-pg01
Loveless, Virginia Miss Story Teaches art at the Decatur Grammar Schools. 1938-06-23-pg05
Lowry, Ruth Miss Story Teaches school at Newark, Texas. 1938-01-20-pg06
Lumsden, Martha Lee Miss/John Thomas Western Wedding Married 19 Dec. 1937 in Wise County. Shower given. (Lone Star news) 1938-01-20-pg06
Lynch, John Hall Jr/Miss Mary Frances McCleverty Wedding To be married 23 May 1937. Probably in Dallas. Groom is formerly of Decatur. 1937-05-13-pg05
Madden, Susan Jane (Susie) Mrs (nee: Randall) Story Celebrated her 76th birthday. Long list of attendees at the party. 1938-04-07-pg05
Maidens, Ollie Bernice MissMrWeldon Lowell Lee Wedding Married Monday April 25 1938. (Shiloh News) 1938-05-05-pg06
Malcomb, Katherine Miss/Mr Erwin Orvil Wildgrube Wedding Shower given. To be married 17 Sep. 1938 in Tillman County, Oklahoma. 1938-09-15-pg02
Malcomb, Katherine Miss/Mr Erwin Orvil Wildgrube Wedding Married 17 Sep. 1938 in Grandfield, Tillman County, Oklahoma. 1938-09-22-pg07
Mann, Della Mrs (nee: Whorton) Death Obituary. Died 22 April 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Deep Creek Cemetery. 1937-04-29-pg01
Mann, Lela Miss Story Postmaster of Decatur. 1938-08-25-pg05
Mara, Walter Jack Mr/Miss Mildred Lucille Fellers Wedding Married 13 August 1938 in Denton, Texas Sisters married the same week. 1938-08-25-pg04
Mara, Walter Jack Mr/Miss Mildred Lucille Fellers Wedding Shower given the new bride.   1938-08-25-pg05
Marek, Rosa Lee Miss (of Seymour) Story Teaches English in the Decatur Public Schools. 1938-06-02-pg05
Markham, John Sheppardson Mr Death Died 1 Feb. 1898 in Indian Territory. Born 1837 in Orange, North Carolina. Buried at Riverside Cemetery, Wichita Falls, Texas. (40 years ago) 1938-02-03-pg04
Martin, Lovie Mrs (nee: Willis) Death Obituary. Died about June 1938 in Carlsbad, New Mexico. Buried at woodbine Cemetery, Artesia, Eddy County, New Mexico 1938-06-23-pg07
Martineau, E. J Mrs Story Teaching 2nd grade at Slidell 1938-09-29-pg05
Martineau, Elzear Joseph (Elzeor) Death Died 10 March 1938 in Decatur, Texas. Buried at Oaklawn Cemeery. 1938-03-17-pg01
Martineau, Elzear Joseph (Elzeor) Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs E. J. Martineau and daughter Hazel Virginia, Mrs M. Burnett, Modena and Argyle, Mrs J. O. Burnett 1938-03-17-pg07
Mask, Claire Marie Miss/Mr Ernest Dean Thornton Wedding To be married 1 May 1938 in Kermit, Texas. Shower given the bride 1938-04-21-pg07
Matzinger, Frances Elizabeth Miss/Fred Ely Mooney Wedding Married 18 Sept 1937 in Wise County. Shower Given. 1937-09-30-pg05
Matzinger, John Dewitt Jr/Miss Virginia Dare Johnson Wedding Married in Decatur, Texas 27 Dec. 1936 1937-01-07-pg05
Mauldin, Elouise Miss Story First grade taught at Greenwood but has resigned to enroll in teachers college. 1937-01-21-pg03
Mauldin, Elouise Miss Story Will teach music at the Bridgeport public school in the coming term. 1937-07-01-pg06
Mayne, Mason Mr/Miss Emilie Mae Bass Wedding Married in Fort Worth, Texas 17 September 1938. 1938-09-15-pg05
McCain, E. J. Mr/Miss Ruth Ann Mooney Wedding Married 23 Jan. 1938 in Decatur, Texas 1938-02-03-pg03
McCain, E. J. Mr/Miss Ruth Ann Mooney Wedding Shower given to the new bride. 1938-02-10-pg03
McCaleb, Thomas Sherman Jr/Mrs Everlyn Eakle (nee: Mount) Wedding Marriage License issued. Married 1 Dec. 1937. 1937-12-09-pg04
McCarty, N. A. Mrs Story Celebrated her 77th birthday. (Greenwood News) 1938-07-07-pg06
McCleverty, Mary Frances Miss / John Hall Lynch Jr Wedding To be married 23 May 1937. Probably in Dallas. Groom is formerly of Decatur. 1937-05-13-pg05
McClung, Edward Zelma Van Mr/Miss Berta Mae Vandiver Wedding Marriage License Issued.  Married 16 April 1938. 1938-04-21-pg05
McClure, Samuel Carson Mr & Mrs Birth Son Eddie Lynn McClure was born 3 Oct 1938 at Rogers Hospital. 1938-10-06-pg05
McCracken, Bernice/ Thurman Foster Cook Wedding Marriage License Issued. (20 years ago) Married 21 July 1918. 1938-07-21-pg07
McCracken, Bernice/ Thurman Foster Cook Wedding (20 years ago) Married Sunday 21 July 1918 at the Metjhodist Circuit Parsonage 1938-07-21-pg07
McCudy Family Reunion held at Seymour Story Mr & Mrs Clyde McCurdy and Mr & Mrs Russell Mccurdy and other were in attendance. 1937-06-24-pg05
McDaniel, Margaret Parlee Mrs (Maggie) (nee: Cecil) Death Obituary. Died 7 Jan 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-01-13-pg01
McDaniel, Mary Frances Miss/John Walter Lisby Wedding Married 1 July 1938 probably in Wise County. 1938-07-14-pg05
McDaniel, William Hiram Jr/Miss Irma Maurine Murrell Wedding Married 10 September 1938 in Decatur, Texas 1938-09-15-pg06
McDaniel, William Hiram Jr/Miss Irma Maurine Murrell Wedding Married 10 September 1938 in Decatur, Texas. Shower given the new bride. 1938-09-29-pg03
McDaniel, William Hiram Jr/Miss Irma Maurine Murrell Wedding Lost their home and their wedding gifts when their house burned to the ground. 1938-10-06-pg05
McFarlane, Alma Ellen Mrs (nee: Carl) Death Obituary. Died 6 April 1938 in Washington D. C. Buried at Oak Grove Cemetery, Graham, Texas. Wife  of Congressman Willaim McFalne. 1938-04-07-pg01
McFarlane, Alma Ellen Mrs (nee: Carl) Death Long list of attendees at her funeral in Graham, Texas. 1938-04-14-pg03
McGee, Bill Mrs Story Principal of the Intermediate school at Joe Bailey. 1937-09-15-pg06
McGee, William Harvey/Miss Anna Lee Nelson Wedding Shower given after the marriage. Married 17 January 1936 in Ardmore, Oklahoma. 1937-05-27-pg07
McGovern, Sallie Miss Death Died 12 May 1937 in Wise County. Buried at Sycamore Cemetery. Card of Thanks by her family: P. r. McGovern, T. H. McGovern, Mrs J. D. Burger, John McGovern, Mrs Arch Lambert. 1937-05-20-pg07
McLarty, Nolia Faye Miss/Virgil Eugene Miller Wedding Shower given to the new bride. Married 30 Oct 1937. 1938-02-03-pg06
McLarty, Nolia Faye Miss/Virgile Eugene Miller Wedding Married 30 oct 1937 in Decatur, Texas. (Splawn News) 1937-11-04-pg06
McQuinn, George L. Mr Death Obituary. Died 6 July 1938 in Enid, Oklahoma. Buried at Bethel Cemetery. 1938-07-07-pg01
Meadows, John T. Mr & Mrs (Mrs Alice Meadows) Story 150 friends and relative came to celebrate their golden wedding anniversary. Names given. Long  article. 1937-08-26-pg01
Means, Lula Miss/Rev. T. B. Pittman Wedding Married 7 August 1887 at the Baptist Church in Decatur. (50 years ago) 1937-08-19-pg01
MeCaskey, Charles Barney Death Died 12 May 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. Card of Thanks by his family: J. H. MeCaskey, Mrs M. M. McCaskey, Mrs Clarence Ray.Mrs Will Renshaw, B. J. McCaskey, Lowe McCaskey, Finnis McCaskey, Mrs Glenn Coconaugher, & Simmons McCaskey. 1937-05-20-pg02
MeCaskey, Charles Barney Death Obituary. Died 12 May 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-05-20-pg05
MeCaskey, Jim Jr Mr & Mrs Death Their infant son died last Sunday. Buried in the City Cemetery. (20 years ago) 1938-04-21-pg04
MeCaskey, Mary Ruth Miss/Mr Lynn Wilson Pine Wedding Recently married in Denver, Colorado. 1937-10-07-pg05
Melton, Isaac Macklen Mr/Miss Lillie Belle Bray Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 13 Jan. 1918 in Wise Co. (20 years ago) 1938-01-20-pg04
Milican, Mary Eugenia Mrs (nee: Smyer) Death Died 6 September 1938 in Loving, Young Co. Texas Buried there. Age 89. 1938-09-15-pg05
Miller, Ila Lyn Mrs (nee: Corley) Mrs Lewis Oliver Miller Death Obituary. Died 24 Feb. 1937 in Haskell County, Texas. Buried at Highland Cemetery there. 1937-03-11-pg03
Miller, Virgil Eugene/Miss Nolia Faye McLarty Wedding Shower given to the new bride. Married 30 Oct 1937. 1938-02-03-pg06
Miller, Virgil Eugne/Miss Nolia Faye McLarty Wedding Married 30 oct 1937 in Decatur, Texas. (Splawn News) 1937-11-04-pg06
Milligan, Sallie Ruth Miss/Mr Elvie Lewis Mowery Wedding Married 12 June 1937 in Clay County, Texas. It could be that the certificate was from Clay Co. and they were married in Wise County. 1937-06-17-pg05
Mills, Raymond Turner/Miss Edith Wesley Halbert Wedding Married 15 July 1938 in Milam, Texas. Miss Edith Halbert taught at the public school in Boyd. 1938-07-21-pg05
Montgomery, Alice Dorothy Miss/Charles A. Burton Jr Wedding Married 3 Jan. 1937 in Dallas, Texas 1937-01-07-pg05
Montgomery, Lura Frances Mrs (nee: Roberts) Death Card of Thanks by his family: Charley Montgomery, childen brothers and sisters. Died 12 Nov1938 in Wise County. Buried at Greenwood Cemetery. 1938-11-17-pg04
Montgomery, Lura Frances Mrs (nee: Roberts) Death Obituary. Died 12 Nov 1938 in Wise Co. Buried at Greenwood Cemetery. 1938-11-17-pg07
Montgomery, Mary Ellen Miss/Mr E. Jack Horton Wedding Marriage license issued in Fort Worth, Texas before 11 Oct 1937. Shower given. 1937-11-11-pg03
Moody, Bill Mr & Mrs Story Celebrated their golden wedding anniversary last Sunday. All their children were present,  names not given. (Paradise News) 1937-10-14-pg06
Moody, J. K. Mr (of Hollywood California) Story Will arrive in Decatur this weekend to visit friends an relatives. 1938-08-25-pg01
Moody, Marie Miss/Harold Beard Wedding Married last Saturday. (Paradise News) 1937-11-25-pg06
Moody, W. P. Mr & Mrs Story Celebrated their golden wedding anniversary. Married in Gassville, Arkansas 11 Oct. 1887. Had eleven children. Named. 1937-10-21-pg03
Mooney, Fred Ely Mr/Miss France Elizabeth Matzinger Wedding Married 18 Sept 1937 in Wise County. Shower Given. 1937-09-30-pg05
Mooney, Ruth Ann Miss/Mr E. J. McCain Wedding Married 23 Jan. 1938 in Decatur, Texas 1938-02-03-pg03
Mooney, Ruth Ann Miss/Mr E. J. McCain Wedding Shower given to the new bride. 1938-02-10-pg03
Moore Kenneth Atwood/Miss Lora Rachael Fields Wedding Upcoming wedding was announced. Married 18 May 1937 in Detroit Michigan. Bride is the daughter of Tully and Lallage Fields of Wise Co. 1937-04-01-pg02
Moore, Bert Riner Mr/Miss Ruth Virginia Patterson Wedding Announcement of upcoming marriage. Married 2 August 1937 in Denton, Texas. 1937-07-29-pg01
Moore, Bert Riner Mr/Miss Ruth Virginia Patterson Wedding Bride elect was given a shower. To be married 19 August 1937 in Denton. 1937-08-12-pg03
Moore, Bert Riner Mr/Miss Ruth Virginia Patterson Wedding Long article with a picture of the bride 1937-08-26-pg03
Moore, Bessie Miss/MrJames E. Painter Wedding Runaway couple from Wise County wasmarried in Indian territory in 1887. (50 years ago) 1937-08-19-pg01
Moore, Earnest (age about 8) Death Card of Thanks by his family: Me & Mrs R. E. Moore and family, C. O. Urquhart, E. B. Hill, and Ollie Yorborand family. 1938-04-07-pg05
Moore, Earnest (age about 8) Death Obituary. Died 28 March 1938 at Hereford, Texas. Born Nov 9, 1930. Buried at Greenwood Cemetery. 1938-04-07-pg05
Moore, Earnest (age about 8) Death Poem contributed by his grandmother (no name given) 1938-06-02-pg06
Moore, Misses ida and Lura (of Bowie, Texas) Story Christmas family reunion held. Names of Attendees are given. Decatur people were there. 1937-12-30-pg08
More, Charles William Mr (formerly of Wise) Story In Cook Hospital in Fort Worth having a limb amputated. Died from diabetes and gangrene 1 Oct 1, 1939 in Electra, Wichita County, Texas. Buried there. 1938-07-21-pg08
Morell, James Henry Death Obituary. Died 24 Dec. 1937 in Decatur, Texas. Buried at Deep Creek Cemetery. 1937-12-30-pg03
Morgn, Edna E. Mrs (of Los Angeles, California) Story Visited her parents Mr & Mrs Edward Beacham Bowman of Wise Co. (Lone Mound News) 1937-08-12-pg06
Morris, Frankie Francis Miss/Cecil Frasier Wedding Married in Lampasas, Texas Friday. (New Salem News) 1937-03-18-pg06
Morris, Jonathan Hampton Mr ( John) Death Obituary. Died 20 May 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-05-27-pg02
Morris, Jonathan Hampton Mr ( John) Death Card of thanks by his wife, children and grandchildren (no names) 1937-06-03-pg02
Morris, Raymond (of San Diego) Story Visited his parents Mr and Mrs Archie Raymond Morris in Wise County. 1937-01-21-pg02
Morris, William Wade Mr Death Obituary. Died 23 March 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Aurora Cemetery. 1938-03-24-pg01
Morris, William Wade Mr Death Card of Thanks by his family: Long list of relatives. Morris, Van Meter, McCurdy, and Troxell. 1938-03-31-pg02
Morriss, John Robert (Bob) Mr & Mrs Story Visite the C. P Dodson family, parents of Mrs Morris. 1938-09-22-pg05
Morriss, Robert John/Miss Dorcas Dale Dodson Wedding Married 8 Sept. 1938 in Dallas, Texas. 1938-07-28-pg01
Morriss, Robert John/Miss Dorcas Dale Dodson Wedding To be Married 8 Sept. 1938 in Dallas, Texas. Honored by Howard Perry of Dallas with dinner at the Baker Hotel. 1938-08-04-pg08
Morriss, Robert John/Miss Dorcas Dale Dodson Wedding To be Married 8 Sept. 1938 in Dallas, Texas. Mrs H. B. Horn and Martha Jean Horn are guest in he Dodson Home for the wedding. 1938-08-25-pg05
Morriss, Robert John/Miss Dorcas Dale Dodson Wedding Was Married Thursday 8 Sept. 1938 in Dallas, Texas. Very long article with attendees listed. 1938-09-15-pg01
Mosley, John T. Death Died 16 Feb. 1937 in Alvord, Wise Co. Buried at Alvord Cemetery. Mrs & Mrs Wiley Taylor were called to Alvord about his death. (New Salem News) 1937-02-18-pg06
Mote, Mary Jane Mrs (nee: Sampler) Death Obituary. Died 8 Dec. 1938 in Greenwood, Wise Co. Buried there. 1938-12-15-pg03
Mowery, Elvie Lewis Mr/Miss Sallie Ruth Milligan Wedding Married 12 June 1937 in Clay County, Texas. It could be that the certificate was from Clay Co. and they were married in Wise County. 1937-06-17-pg05
Muldoon, Albert Judge Death Obituary. Died 1 Jan, 1`937 in Fort Worth, Texas, Buried at Mt Pulaski, Logan County, Illinois 1937-01-07-pg01
Munn, Dianna Mrs (nee: Nelson) Death Obituary. Died 13 Nov 1937 in Boyd. Buried at Boyd Cemetery. 1937-11-18-pg02
Murrell, Amanda (Mandy) (nee: Wright) Death Obituary. Also married Mr Lagrone. Died 9 Dec. 1938 in Decatur, Buried at Cottonwood Cemetery. 1938-12-15-pg03
Murrell, Irma Maurine Miss/William Hiram McDaniel Jr Wedding Married 10 September 1938 in Decatur, Texas 1938-09-15-pg06
Murrell, Irma Maurine Miss/William Hiram McDaniel Jr Wedding Married 10 September 1938 in Decatur, Texas. Shower given the new bride. 1938-09-29-pg03
Murrell, Irma Maurine Miss/William Hiram McDaniel Jr Wedding Lost their home and their wedding gifts when their house burned to the ground. 1938-10-06-pg05
Myers, Miss/Leon Stewart Wedding Married recently. Bride is of Jack County. 1937-11-11-pg06
Neel, Robert Earl/Miss Martha Lucenda Crowder Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 13 Jan. 1918 in Wise Co. (20 years ago) 1938-01-20-pg04
Nelson, Anna Lee Miss/William Harvey McGee Wedding Shower given after the marriage. Married 17 January 1936 in Ardmore, Oklahoma. 1937-05-27-pg07
New London School Memorial Day Story Designated for 7 April 1937. 1937-04-01-pg07
New, Mary Francis Mrs (nee: Parsons) Death Card of thanks by her children and grandchildren. Not named. Died 21 May 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Bethel Cemetery. 1938-05-26-pg02
New, Mary Francis Mrs (nee: Parsons) Death Obituary.  Died 21 May 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Bethel Cemetery. 1938-05-26-pg03
New, Mary Francis Mrs (nee: Parsons) Death In memoriam by her daughter in law Mrs Effie Elaine Stanton New 1938-07-21-pg06
Newberry, Jo Leta Miss/Ray Douglas Jarvis Wedding Married 6 August 1938 in Cotton County, Oklahoma. Miss Jo Leta Newberry was the daughter of Horton and Bertha Newberrry. 1938-08-11-pg03
Newberry, John Mr Death Died 10 February 1938 in Wise County, Texas. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery #1. 1938-02-10-pg07
Newberry, John Mr Death Obituary. Died 10 February 1938 in Wise County, Texas. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery #1. 1938-02-17-pg01
Newberry, Kirt Mr & Mrs Birth Son born. (Joe Bailey News) 1937-12-16-pg06
Newberry, William Hillery Story Pioneer coouple celebrate their 58th wedding anniversary. Living in Graham. Married 7 August 1880 in Alpine, Tennessee. 1938-08-25-pg06
Newberry, William Hillery Mr & Mrs (came to Wise in 1888) Story Photo. A large crowd attended their wedding anniversary celebration at their home near Post, Garza Co., Texas.. 1938-10-27-pg04
Newton, Joseph Fort Rev Story Born in Decatur, Texas. He was pastor of many churches: listed. Died 24 Jan 1950 buried at Delware County Pennsylvania. 1938-08-11-pg01
Nichols, Leroy N. Mr (formerly a mail carrier in Wise Co.) Death Died 8 June 1938 in O'Donnell, Texas. Buried there. 1938-06-16-pg04
Nix, Andrew Marion Mr Story Celebrated his 86 th birthday. Died 22 Oct 1939 in Paradise. Buried at Cottondale Cemetery. 1938-03-03-pg06
North, J. W. (newborn) Death Son of Willie Lee North. Died 1 August 1937. Buried at Boyd Cemetery. Card of Thanks by his family. 1937-08-05-pg02
North, John David/Miss Vivian Loraine Tribble Wedding Marriage License issued. Married 27 Nov. 1937. 1937-12-09-pg04
Notley, Lila Mrs (nee: Coleman) Death Obituary. Died 19 May 1937 in Fort Worth. Buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery. For Worth 1937-05-20-pg07
Nunley, Ivan Lee/Elizabeth (Betty) Duckworth (nee: Strickland) Wedding Married 20 August 1937 in Bridgeport, Texas 1937-09-02-pg01
Oates, Jennie Minerva Mrs (nee: Harlan) Death Died 19 Feb 1937 in Wise Co. Buried at Anneville Cemetery. Mr & Mrs W. Brown and Mr & Mrs W. A. Helm attended her funeral. 1937-03-04-pg05
O'Dell, James Eugene Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter Vera Evelyn O'dell born 9 Jan. 1918 (20 years ago) 1938-01-13-pg04
Odom, Addie Mrs Death Obituary. Died 12 April 1938 in Wise County. Buried at Bethel Cemetery. 1938-04-14-pg01
Oldham, Carl (convicted criminal) Story He and 2 others escaped the Wise County jail. Carl had beensentenced to 10 years in the state Penitentiary. 1937-10-07-pg01
Orr, Hallie Elizabeth Miss/Mr Jim Tom Barton Wedding Married 9 March 1937 in Austin, Texas 1937-02-18-pg05
Out of town visitors listed Story Visited from Arkansas, Colorado, Oklahoma and Texas are listed. 1938-09-08-pg05
Owens, Beulah Mae Miss/Mr Dillard Alen Swope Wedding Married 23 July 1938. 1938-08-04-pg06
Owsley, Alvin Clark Mr Death Obituary. Died in Denton Texas 27 April 1938. Buried at the Odd Fellows Cemetery in Denton. 1938-05-05-pg01
Painter, James E. Mr/Miss Bessie Moore Wedding Runaway couple from Wise County wasmarried in Indian territory in 1887. (50 years ago) 1937-08-19-pg01
Parish, Alma Lee Miss Story Teaches at the Dan School. 1937-04-29-pg01
Parish, Alma Lee Miss Story Teaching school at Dan. 1937-05-27-pg06
Parish, Benjamin Arthur Mr Story Suit for divorce by his wife Mittie Edith Parish (nee:Rich). They were married 4 May 1919 in Grady County, Oklahoma. They have a daughter Jo Ann Parish b 4 Mach 1935 in Wise Co. and another daughter Beatrice born about the same time. Perhaps twins. 1937-04-29-pg04
Parish, Clyde Mr/Miss Delliah Bunch Wedding Married in Marietta, Oklahoma last Tuesday. 1938-07-07-pg05
Parish, John Robert (Arch) Death Obituary (damaged paper cut off). Died 11 May 1937. buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-05-13-pg02
Parish, John Robert (Arch) Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs J. R. Parish, S. W. Parish, Clyude Parish, and Mrs Dave Reed 1937-05-20-pg02
Parish, Mary Belle Miss/Harvey Thomas Faith Wedding  Married 12 jan 1937. Miscellaneous shower given. 1937-02-04-pg05
Parish, Vera Miss Story Elected principal of the Rockey Point school for 1937 and 1938 1937-05-13-pg05
Parish, Vera Miss Story Will be the principal at rock Point School in Jack County, Texas. 1937-09-15-pg05
Parish, Vera Miss Story Teaching 23 students in Bowie. 1938-09-22-pg05
Parish, Vera Miss Story Teaching school at Rocky Point in Jack County, Texas. 1938-10-13-pg05
Parker, Billie B. Miss (age 1 month) Death Died 9 March 1937 in Wise County. Buried at Sweetwater Cemetery. 1937-03-18-pg05
Parker, Billie B. Miss (age 1 month) Death Card of Thanks by her parents: Mr  Mrs Bill Parker, other family: B. Hudson, George Parker. 1937-03-18-pg06
Parr, J. A. Mr & Mrs Story Celebrated their 15th wedding anniversary last Monday 24 Oct. 1938. 1938-10-27-pg05
Patten, John Mr & Mrs (of Lawton, Oklahoma) Birth Daughter, Evelyn Elaine Patten, born. No date. Mother was Miss Florene Coleman of Wise County. (Allison News) 1938-02-17-pg06
Patterson, Beryl Harris Miss/Willis Edmond Warren Wedding Shower given after the marriage. Probably in 1937 in Oklahoma 1937-04-08-pg05
Patterson, Beryl Miss Story Teaches school at Vernon. (Joe Bailey News) 1937-03-18-pg06
Patterson, Robert Lin Mr/Miss Ethel Lois Bradford Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 12 Jan. 1918 in Wise Co. (20 years ago) 1938-01-20-pg04
Patterson, Ruth Virginia Miss/Bert Riner Moore Wedding Announcement of upcoming marriage. Married 2 August 1937 in Denton, Texas. 1937-07-29-pg01
Patterson, Ruth Virginia Miss/Bert Riner Moore Wedding Bride elect was given a shower. To be married 19 August 1937 in Denton. 1937-08-12-pg03
Patterson, Ruth Virginia Miss/Bert Riner Moore Wedding Long article with a picture of the bride 1937-08-26-pg03
Pearcy, Johnnie Warren Jr/Miss Katherine Jackson Clark Wedding Married 16 January 1938 in Portales, New Mexico 1938-02-03-pg03
Pearson, Clifford Jesse Mr/Miss Ouida Lee Sanders Wedding Married 23 April 1938 in Weatherford, Texas 1938-06-02-pg05
Peek, Thomas Booker Dr. Story Christmas celebration dinner with his brother Dr. Jim Peek of Waco and other relatives. Names given. 1937-12-30-pg05
Pennington, Merve Mr & Mrs (of Pennington Gap, Virginia) Story is visiting Mrs J. D. Holt and C. E. Holt. 1938-08-04-pg08
Perkins, Joseph J. (Joe) Story Opened a clothing store in Decatur 40 years ago. Long story. Died 1960 in Wichita Falls. Buried there. 1937-05-20-pg01
Perrin, Leila Maude Mrs (nee: Williams) Death Obituary. Died 29 March 1937 in Fort Worth. Buried at Shannon Rose Hill there. 1937-04-01-pg07
Perrin, Leila Maude Mrs (nee: Williams) Death Mr & Mrs S. S. Blewett and Linnie attended Mrs Perrin's funeral in Fort Worth. 1937-04-01-pg07
Perrin, Leila Maude Mrs (nee: Williams) Death Resolution of respect by Guy C. Pryor President of the Wise County Schoolmen's association. 1937-04-01-pg07
Petty, Charley Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter, Clara Elaine Petty born in South Texas. Mother was formerly Miss Frances Coffman. (Paradise News). 1938-09-08-pg06
Phillips, Anne Miss (of the Oak Grove Community) Story Will teach Science in Bethel Woman's College in Hopkinsville, Kentucky. 1938-09-15-pg05
Phillips, Bessie Mrs (of Poolville) Story Will teach at Balsora in Wise County next term. 1938-05-19-pg01
Phillips, Harold E./Miss Bertha Raley Wedding Married 23 Oct. 1937 in Wise County. (New Salem News) 1937-10-28-pg06
Phillips, Mabel Norine/Mr Joyce Harold Hall Wedding Shower given the new bride. Norine was Mrs Hall in the 1940 census and had a child Glenda Kay Hall born 23 June 1939 in Wise Co., but Norine married Alsie Royce Holt later. 1938-12-08-pg03
Phillips, Virginia Maude Miss/Earnest Charley Clay Wedding Married 2 April 1938. Shower Given 1938-05-12-pg03
Phillips, Willard Eaton/Miss Mary Elizabeth Stephens Wedding Married 15 Sept 1938 in Decatur. 1938-09-29-pg06
Photos of the Decatur Fire Story The photo of the horse drawn firewagon was from 1900, The other is current (1938). 1938-04-28-pg01
Pickett, Electra Miss Story Teaches at the Chico Public School. 1937-03-04-pg05
Pillers, Alice Mrs (nee: Rosenberg Death Died 14 Sept 1937 in Alvord. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery #3. List of some of the people that attended her funeral. 1937-09-15-pg05
Pine, Lynn Wilson Mr/Miss Mary Ruth MeCaskey Wedding Recently married in Denver, Colorado. 1937-10-07-pg05
Pistole Mattie Miss Story Third Teacher. Ode to a Teacher by Ike Means of Long Beach, California 1937-10-21-pg02
Pittman, T. B. Rev./Miss Lula Means Wedding Married 7 August 1887 at the Baptist Church in Decatur. (50 years ago) 1937-08-19-pg01
Plaxco, Enoch Morgan Mr Death died 19 June 1918. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemeery #1. (20 years ago) 1938-06-30-pg04
Plaxco, Gainey Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter born 13 March 1918 in Fort Worth, Texas. (20 years ago) 1938-03-17-pg04
Plaxco, Sarah Isabelle (Sallie) Mrs (nee: Porter) Death Card of thanks by her children (no names given). Died 27 March 1937. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-04-01-pg06
Plymell, Cora Myrtle Mrs (nee: Brown)/William J. Chpaman Wedding Married 1 January 1938 in Wise County. (Paradise News) 1938-01-06-pg06
Plymell, William Fuller Death Died 21 March 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Paradise Cemetery. Card of thanks by his family: Charles A. Plymell, Mrs Earl Smith, Claud Plymell. 1937-04-01-pg02
Plymell, William Fuller Death Obituary. Died 21 March 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Paradise Cemetery. 1937-04-01-pg06
Plymell, Willis P. Mr Death Obituary. Died 16 Dec. 1937 in Fort Worth. Buried at Paradise Cemetery. 1937-12-16-pg05
Pope, Richard Clifton (age 2) Death ied 11 June 1938 from falling into a tub of hot water. Buried at Dido Cemetery. Parents are Mr & Mrs Millard Pope. (Newark News) 1938-01-13-pg06
Portwood, William Harley Mr Death Obituary. Died 19 Jan. 1937 in Wichita Falls. Buried at Riverview Cemetery.. 1937-01-21-pg01
Potter family reunion Story Held in at Forest Park in Fort Worth. Mr & Mrs Pete O'Neal, Mrs George O'Neal, Mr & Mrs George Lewis Mr & Mrs Harry Lewis, Mrs Pearl Lewis and Mr & Mrs RaymondGoodger attended. 1937-08-19-pg01
Potter, Bessie Florence Mrs (nee: Selvidge) Death Died 18 Dec. 1937 in Clay County, Texas. Buried at Stony Cemetery, Denton Co. Texas. Mother of Mary Dane Potter Abernathy of Lubbock. 1937-12-23-pg05
Potter, Bessie Florence Mrs (nee: Selvidge) Death Card of Thanks by her family. Mrs Joe Naylor, Mrs J. P. Abernathy, Mrs Carl McKee, D. W. Potter, H. M, Potter, W. R. Potter 1937-12-30-pg05
Privitt, Samuel Jackson Sr (formerly of Wise Co.) Death Obituary. Died 21 July 1937 in Childress. Buried there. 1937-07-29-pg05
Prunty, Gladys and Modena Misses (of Fresno California) Story Arevisiting Dr. andMrs Prunty and Mr & Mrs John Scott. Just coompleted a sail throug the Panama Canal. 1937-08-26-pg07
Pryor, Mr Story Will resign his position as highschool principal (presumably Decatur) and becomethe principal at Burkburnett next year. 1938-04-28-pg03
Pugh, "Cap" Mr (Wise pioneer) now in Corpus Christi Story attended the 4 july 1938 picnic in Bridgeport. 1938-07-14-pg05
Pugh, R. M. Mr & Mrs (Wise pioneer) now of Dallas Story attended the 4 july 1938 picnic in Bridgeport. 1938-07-14-pg05
Pyeatt, Delaphene Mrs (nee: Weaver) Death Died 2 Oct. 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. Card of Thanks by her family: C. C. Mack and family A. E. Price and family of Palo Pinto, Texas 1938-10-06-pg04
Pyeatt, Delaphene Mrs (nee: Weaver) Death Mrs Ethel Drake and daughter Helen from Tulsa, Okla. Attended her funeral as did A. e. Price of Palo Pinto, Texas. 1938-10-06-pg05
Pyeatt, Delaphene Mrs (nee: Weaver) Death Card of Thanks by her family: Mrs Ethel Drake, Helen Drake, Norman Drake. 1938-10-13-pg04
Pyeatt, Delaphene Mrs (nee: Weaver) Death Obituary. Died 2 Oct. 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery.  1938-10-13-pg07
Questions about Social Security signed into law 14 August 1935 Story Deductions in paychecks were already a fact in 1938 and retirement was already age 65. 1938-03-10-pg02
Raley, Bertha Miss/Harold E. Phillips Wedding Married 23 Oct. 1937 in Wise County. (New Salem News) 1937-10-28-pg06
Ramsey, L. K. Mr (of Hollywood California) Story Will arrive in Decatur this weekend to visit friends an relatives. 1938-08-25-pg01
Randell. Irf Mr (of Atlanta, Georgia) Story visited his sister Mrs S. F. Madden here and relatives in Henderson and Fort Worth. 1938-08-25-pg05
Randol, Elva Ruth Miss/Carl Glen Davis Wedding Married 3 June 1937 in Clovis, New Mexico. Groom is formerly of Greenwood, Wise Co. 1937-06-24-pg06
Rann, G. C. Story Superintendent of Chico Schools. 1938-03-03-pg03
Rann, George Cleo Mr Story Taught school at Allison a number of years. 1937-09-09-pg07
Rann, George Cleo/Miss Stella Maurine Van Meter Wedding Bridal shower given. Maried 21 July 1937 in Wise County. 1937-07-29-pg05
Rann, George Cleo/Miss Stella Maurine Van Meter Wedding Long article. Married 21 July 1937 at the home of the Bride's parents. 1937-07-29-pg08
Rann, Paul Mr Story Teaching at the Blewett school. 1937-04-01-pg06
Rann, Paul Mr Story Teaching school in Clay County, Texas. 1938-11-10-pg05
Ray, George W. Death Obituary. Died 5 July 1937 in Young County, Texas. 1937-07-08-pg01
Read, J. D. Mr & Mrs Birth Son born 24 Oct. 1938. (Paradise News) 1938-10-27-pg06
Read, Letha Juanita Miss/Mr Johnnie Odell Wedding Marriage License issued. Married 11 Dec. 1937. 1937-12-09-pg04
Rector, Mary Elizabeth Miss/James Grinnon Brown Wedding Married 17 Feb 1898 in Wise Co. Secret marriage (40 years ago) 1938-03-31-pg04
Redford, Erma Louse Miss/Mr Robert Felder Cade Wedding Married 30 May 1938 in Fort Worth, Texas 1938-06-02-pg05
Reed, Edwin Hayes Mr/Miss Joyce Jones Wedding Married 6 Nov. 1938. Shower given the new bride 1938-12-01-pg03
Reeves, Claud R. Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter born 24 Dec. 1917. (20 years ago) 1938-01-13-pg04
Reeves, L. H. Dr (fomerly of Decatur) (Leopold Hiram Reeves) Story Named as the 72nd president of the State Medical Association of Texas. 1938-05-19-pg01
Reid, George Wayne/Miss Anna Belle Baldwin Wedding Marriage License Issued.  Married 17 April 1938. 1938-04-21-pg05
Renshaw, Billy Bob Mr/Miss Mozelle Cartwright Wedding Married in Decatur Saturday 26 Nov. 1938. 1938-12-01-pg03
Renshaw, Billy Bob Mr/Miss Mozelle Cartwright Wedding Shower given.    1938-12-01-pg03
Rhine Melton Wiley/Miss Hazel Murell Austin Wedding Maried 18 July 1937 in Splawn, Wise County, Texas (Splawn News) 1937-07-29-pg06
Rhine, Charles Kellie Mr (formerly of Wise Co.) Death Died 16 Oct 1938 in Lockney, Floyd County, Texas. His wife Julia was killed in a car accident returning to Denver after his funeral. 1938-11-03-pg01
Rhine, Clara Frances Mrs (nee: Moore) Death Obituary. Died 11 Sept. 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Sweetwater Cemetery. 1938-09-15-pg02
Rhine, Clara Frances Mrs (nee: Moore) Death Card of Thanks by her family: Arville Rhine and children, Ladd Rhine and family, F. T. Moore and family. 1938-09-15-pg07
Rhine, Clara Frances Mrs (nee: Moore) Death In memorium by her sister Ella. 1938-10-06-pg02
Rhine, Harless Ervin Jr Birth He was born 10 Feb 1937 to Harless Ervin Rhine Sr and wife: Juanita Mozelle LaGrone Rhine. (Rush Creek News) 1937-02-18-pg06
Rhine, Julia Ann Rhine (formerly of Wise Co.) Death Obituary. Died 19 Oct. 1938 at Palmer Lake, El Paso Co., Colorado in an auto accident while returning to Denver after attending the funeral of her husband Charles Rhine in Lockney, Texas. She is Buried at Lockney. 1938-11-03-pg01
Rhine, Luther Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter born 2 March 1938. (Splawn News) 1938-03-17-pg06
Rhine, Milded/G. C. Casey Wedding Marriage License issued. Married 27 Nov. 1937. Might be: George Claud Casey 1937-12-09-pg04
Rhine, Movelda Miss Story Taught business administration in the Eagle Pass public Schools. 1938-05-26-pg01
Rhine, Ray Mr/Miss Eddie Pauline Brandon Wedding Married 6 August 1938 in Wise County. 1938-08-11-pg03
Rhodes, Maurine Louise Miss/Mr Joseph Clinton Kingsley   Married 26 August 1938 at 322 N Custer Ave. Colorado Spring, Colorado 1938-09-15-pg03
Richardson, J. T. Story Teaches school at Paradise. (Rhome News) 1937-03-18-pg06
Richardson, Paul Devoe Mr/Mrs Richard A. Fox (nee: Austin) Wedding Married 12 June 1937 at the home of Rev. Bob Cook of Boyd. 1937-06-24-pg05
Richter, Ernest Weldon/Miss Catherine Louise Fowler Wedding Married 20 June 1937 at the Baptist Parsonage in Decatur, Texas 1937-06-24-pg05
Ridling, Jettie Clarence Mr/Miss Myrtle Callie Wheelock Wedding Married 12 August 1937 in Wise County 1937-08-19-pg02
Rieger, Catherine Akens Mrs (nee: Perrin) Death Obituary. Died 21 March 1938 in Menard, Menard Co. Texas. Buried at Rest HavenCemetery, there. 1938-03-24-pg01
Rieger, James Harmon Death Obituary. Died 30 Dec. 1937 in Menard, Texas. Buried at Rest Haven Cemetery, Menard, Texas. 1938-01-06-pg01
Rieger, Richard T. Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter Cynthia Ann Rieger was born 1 Oct. 1938 at Rogers Hospital. 1938-10-06-pg05
Riggs, Zemma Mae (Tommie) Miss/Mr Joe Lee Fox Wedding Married 19 Feb. 1938 in Fort Worth. Long article. 1938-03-03-pg05
Roach, Brock Mr Death Obituary. Died 9 June 1938 in Decatur, Texas. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-06-16-pg01
Roach, Brock Mr Death Mr J. D. Morton attended his funeral. (Pradise News) 1938-06-16-pg06
Roach, Brock Mr Death Card of Thanks by his family: Hetie C. Roach and Family 1938-06-23-pg04
Roach, James B. (Jack)/Miss Lillian Ruth Hale Wedding Married 1 May 1937 in Coleman, Coleman Co. Texas. Marriage License was from Coryell County, Texas 1937-05-13-pg05
Robertson, Effie Mrs (nee: Spain) Death Died 13 March 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. Her funeral was attended by Mr & mrs averett Dawson or Rising Star. 1937-03-18-pg05
Robertson, Effie Mrs (nee: Spain) Death In memorium by Mrs Clyde Spain. Brothers were her pallbearers: names listed. 1937-03-25-pg02
Robertson, Effie Mrs (nee: Spain) Death Card of Thanks by her family: J. P. and Helen Robertson, Stanley Robertson, C. H. Robertson. 1937-03-25-pg02
Robertson, Effie Mrs (nee: Spain) Death In memorium by her sister Mrs G. G. Carr. 1937-03-25-pg07
Robertson, Jerry Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter born Wednesday night. 1938-08-25-pg05
Robertson, N. T. (of Jack County) Story Captured escaped convict Horace Posey. 1938-12-01-pg01
Robinson,     1938-05-19-pg05
Robinson, Jacob (Jake) Mr Death Died 10 June 1938 in Fort Worth. Buried at Chico Cemetery. 1938-06-16-pg06
Robinson, Jacob (Jake) Mr Death Mr & Mrs J G. Siddens and daughter attended his funeral. (Paradise News) 1938-06-16-pg06
Robison, John Zachariah Mr & Mrs Story Celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in Wichita Falls.  All children except Mrs Ernest tucker were there. Names given.  People from Wise Co. attended: Rieger, Greer, Smith, and Brewer. 1938-05-19-pg05
Rogers, Charity Emeline Mrs (nee: McCright) Death Died 10 Nov 1938 in Wise County. Buried at Deep Creek Cemetery. Mrs J. A. Martin of Jack Co. Attended her funeral. 1938-11-17-pg05
Rogers, Charity Emeline Mrs (nee: McCright) Death Obituary by a life long friend. 1938-11-17-pg07
Rogers, Charity Emeline Mrs (nee: McCright) Death Card of Thanks by her chidren: J. C. Rogers, Lee Rogers, Mrs T. D. Swafford 1938-11-17-pg07
Rogers, Dorothy Lanier Miss  Story Large photo. 1938-02-03-pg03
Rogers, Dorothy Lanier Miss/Mr Daniel Harrison Jr Wedding Married 24 Feb. 1938 in Dallas, Texas 1938-02-03-pg03
Rogers, Dorothy Lanier Miss/Mr Daniel Harrison Jr Wedding Shower given. 1938-02-03-pg03
Rogers, Dorothy Lanier Miss/Mr Daniel Harrison Jr Wedding Shower given. 1938-02-03-pg03
Rogers, Dorothy Lanier Miss/Mr Daniel Harrison Jr Wedding A large number of Decatur people will attend the wedding in Dallas tonight. 1938-02-24-pg05
Rogers, Dorothy Lanier Miss/Mr Daniel Harrison Jr Wedding Marrie Thursday evening at the Highland Park Methodist Church. Long article. 1938-03-03-pg01
Rogers, Gordon Professor Story Resigned from teaching at Matador in order to run for county superintendent of Wise Co. (20 years ago). 1938-04-21-pg04
Rogers, Wendell Jerome Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter, Merrill Rogers born at Rogers Hospital 11 Oct 1938. 1938-10-13-pg05
Rogers, Wendell/Miss Charlotte Jones Wedding Married 28 Feb. 1937. License was from Wise Co. Married in Hillsboro, Texas. Parents names listed. 1937-03-04-pg05
Romine, Mallie Miss/ J. C.Stover Wedding Marriage License Issued.  Married 10 April 1938. 1938-04-21-pg05
Rosenburg, Zulene Byrtle Miss/John Brice Wilkinson Wedding Married 10 June 1938 in Fort Worth. Groom is a State Highway Patrolman 1938-06-16-pg07
Ross, L. S. Governor Death Died at his home near Bryan, Texas last Monday. (40 years ago) 1938-01-06-pg04
Rucker, John Martin Mr Death Obituary. Died 7 Dec. 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-12-15-pg03
Rucker, John Martin Mr Death Card of thanks by his family. Mrs Rucker and children. 1938-12-15-pg07
Rucker, John Martin Mr Death Obituary. Died 7 Dec. 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-12-22-pg05
Rucker, Lonnie Odis Mr/Miss Naomi Bennett Wedding Married 7 Feb. 1938 in Hugo, Oklahoma 1938-03-31-pg02
Rushing, Cindy Miss/Sidney Hamilton Wedding Shower for the new bride.  Sidney died 22 May 1998 in Bogata, Red River Co, Texas. No mention of a wife or deceased wife or children. 1937-06-03-pg05
Rushing, Sarah Elizabeth (Eva) Mrs (nee: Hopson) Death Obituary. Died 8 Nov 1937 in Paradise, Texas. Buried at Trimble Cemetery. 1937-11-11-pg03
Rushing, Sarah Elizabeth (Eva) Mrs (nee: Hopson) Death Died of Pneumonia last Sunday. (Paradise News) 1937-11-11-pg06
Rushing, Sarah Elizabeth (Eva) Mrs (nee: Hopson) Death Card of Thanks by her family: T. J. Rushing, Mrs J. F. Miller, Mrs J. C. Womack and grandchildren. 1937-11-18-pg03
Russell, Stephen L. (age 26) Death Killed near Rhome, Texas when their car was hit by a Bus. Another occupant, Miss Inez Tuler (age 30) who was injured was a nurse and tried to render aid to the others despite her injuries. 1937-03-18-pg01
Rutherford, Mary Katheryn Miss/Elmer LeRoy Ferguson Wedding Married 5 Feb. 1938 in Duncan, Oklahoma 1938-02-10-pg05
Sampler, Mary Faye Miss/Homer Guy Stevens Wedding Married 9 May 1938 in Wise County. (Greenwood News) 1938-05-19-pg06
Sanders, Ouida Lee Miss/Mr Clifford Jesse Pearson Wedding Married 23 April 1938 in Weatherford, Texas 1938-06-02-pg05
Sansell, Terrell S./Miss Florence Esther Kelley Wedding Maried in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Texas 21 May 1937. Groom is of Wise Co. 1937-06-03-pg08
Schulkey, Louis Story Closing his restaurant in Decatur after 42 years. 1937-08-05-pg01
Schulkey, Ludwig A. Mr (Lewis, Louie) Death Obituary. Died 1 Dec. 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-12-02-pg01
Sellars, Robert Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter born 2 Oct. 1937. 1937-10-28-pg05
Settle, Thomas Battle Mr Death Died 14 May 1938 in Cooke Co., Texas. Buried at Perryman Cemetery, Montague Co. Texas. Funeral attendedd by Mr & Mrs T. J. Settle. 1938-05-19-pg06
Sewel, Nolan Mr & Mrs Birth Daughter born in the Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth. (no date no name) 1937-06-17-pg05
Shafer, Delight Miss Death Obituary. Died  5 April 1938 in Dallas. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-04-07-pg05
Shafer, Delight Miss Death In memoriam by a friend. 1938-04-21-pg03
Shaw, Clyde Mr/Miss Reba Mae Gentry Wedding Married 16 Dec. 1938 in Dallas, Texas. Long list of attendees given. 1938-12-22-pg04
Shaw, Dorothy Lee Miss/Mr Eddie George Anderson Wedding Married 18 June 1938 in Wise County, Texas 1938-06-30-pg03
Shelton, Audrey, Miss/Mr Leroy Blackburn Wedding Married last Sunday at the Bride's home. (20 years ago) 1937-10-14-pg04
Shelton, Mollie Mrs (nee: Taylor) Death Obituary. Died 24 March 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Bethel Cemetery. 1937-03-25-pg03
Shelton, Mollie Mrs (nee: Taylor) Death Card of Thanks by her family: Mr W. W. Shelton, Mrs L. R. Blackburn and Mrs W. B. Allison. 1937-04-01-pg02
Sherman, Reba Marie Miss/Mr Willie Vivor Jobe Wedding Married 21 July 1938 in Decatur, Texas. 1938-07-28-pg05
Sherman, Reba Marie Miss/Mr Willie Vivor Jobe Wedding Married about 2 weeks ago. (Allison News) 1938-08-18-pg06
Short, Robert Dickson (Bob) Death Died 15 Oct 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. Card of Thanks by his family: Maggie Short, John Short, Martha Short Vaughn, A. K. Short, Ben Short, Gladney Short. 1937-10-21-pg02
Short, Robert Dickson (Bob) Death Obituary. Died 15 Oct 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-10-21-pg03
Shuler, Audrey Hiram Mr/Miss Tommie Leona Sipe Wedding Marriage License issued. Married 4 Dec. 1937. 1937-12-09-pg04
Shults, Rachel Jane (Billie) Miss/Jack Taylor Hickey Wedding Honeymoon in Cuba. Photo. 1938-06-16-pg01
Shults, Rachel Jane (Billie) Miss/Jack Taylor Hickey Wedding Married 10 June 1938 in Dallas at the home of Misses Agnes and Margaret Spencerk auts of the bride. 1938-06-16-pg01
Shults, Rachel Jane Miss/Jack Taylor Hickey Wedding Married secretly 13 May 1938 in Marietta, Oklahoma. Long article. 1938-06-02-pg01
Shults, Rachel Jane Miss/Jack Taylor Hickey Wedding Shower given the new bride. Long article. 1938-06-09-pg02
Shults, Sarah Eliza Mrs (nee: Ferguson) Death Obituary. Died 14 Oct. 1937 in Decatur, Texas. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery #3 1937-10-21-pg01
Simmons, Sillia May Mrs (nee: Tillar) Death Died 9 Sept. 1938 in Fort Worth. Buried at Oakland Cemtery Park, LittleRock, Arkansas. Wife of Judge William Thomas Zachariah Simmons. 1938-09-15-pg07
Simms, Johnnie Elton Mr/Miss Margaret Bramlett Wedding Wedding announcement. Married 3 Dec. 1938. Marriage license was from Fort Worth. 1938-12-08-pg08
Singleton, Mary Virginia Miss (age 8) Deatwh Obituary. Died 3 Nov 1937 in Decatur due to Infantile Paralysis. Buried at Cottonwood Cemetery. 1937-11-04-pg01
Sipe, Tommie Leona Miss/Mr Audrey Hiram Shuler Wedding Marriage License issued. Married 4 Dec. 1937. 1937-12-09-pg04
Slay, Carl Weir Jr (age about 5) Death Obituary. Appendix surgery developed into pneumonia and he died 25 March 1938 in Fort Worth. Buried at Aurora Cemetery. 1938-04-07-pg03
Slay, Carl Weir Jr (age about 5) Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mr & Mrs Carl Slay and daughrter Mary Lou, A. C. Bennett and family, Mrs Dora Logan 1938-04-07-pg03
Sloan, Everett Story Teaching school at Perrin. (Greenwood News) 1937-04-08-pg06
Sloan, Everett Story Teaches school at the Perran Public chool. (Greenwood News) 1937-05-20-pg06
Sloan, Gertrude Everett Mrs (nee: Tenney) Death Obituary. Died 18 June 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Greenwood Cemetery. 1937-06-24-pg02
Sloan, Gertrude Everett Mrs (nee: Tenney) Death Died 18 June 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Greenwood Cemetery. 1937-06-24-pg06
Smith, Jim Story Has been teahing at Clifton this past year. Has returned to his home here for the summer. 1937-06-03-pg05
Smith, Johnnie Sr Story 84th birthday party held. List of attendees and home towns. (Elm News) 1938-01-06-pg06
Smith, Julia Ann Mrs Story Old settler celebrates her 77th birthday. Resident of Wise Co. for 48 years, 1938-03-03-pg06
Smith, Manila Jane Mrs (nee: Rieger) Reunion held Story Names of attendees and their home towns are given. 1938-06-30-pg04
Smith, Marvin Mr (formerly of Wise, now of Farmersville) Story Once the co-owner of the Wise County Messenger. Now postmaster at Farmersville, Texas. 1937-04-29-pg01
Smith, R. M./Chloe Lindly Wedding Marriage License issued. Married 23 Nov. 1937. 1937-12-09-pg04
Smith, Sadie Leona Miss/Mr Troy Paris Harris Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 15 Jan. 1918 in Wise Co. (20 years ago) 1938-01-20-pg04
Smith, Thomas W.  Death Obituary. Died 12 July 1937 in Boyd. Buried at Boyd Cemetery. 1937-07-15-pg07
Smithson, William Elmer Mr Death Died 19 Oct. 1937 in Wichita Falls, Texas. Buried at Riverside Cemetery, Wichita Falls, Texas. Father of Claudine Smithson Ramsey of Wise Co. 1937-11-11-pg06
Snider, Sarah Mrs Death Card of Thanks by her family: Mrs J. M. O. Rogers Mrs T. J. Pounds, Mr. R. S Snider.Died 21 Sept 1937. Buried at Brown Ranch Cemetery. Coleman Co. Texas. FAG memorial has a wrong death date 1936. 1937-09-23-pg04
Snow, Etna Jane Mrs (nee: Hicks) Death Died 10 Feb. 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Swetwater Cemetery. (Allison News) 1938-02-17-pg06
Snow, Ocie Lorena Miss/Claude Leslie Thompson Wedding Shower given. Marriage place and date not found. Probably Oklahoma 1938-05-12-pg05
South, Ethel Beatrice Mrs (nee: Baten) Death Died 11 May 1938. Buried at Greenwood Cemetery. Sister of the Greenwood News correspondent). 1938-05-19-pg06
Soward, Lizzzie May Miss Story My first teacher. Ode to a Teacher by Ike Means of Long Beach, California 1937-10-21-pg02
Spain, Grady Wilburn Mr Death Obituary. Died 12 Aug. 1937 at Camp Hulen, Bexar Co. Texas. Buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery #1 1937-08-12-pg01
Spain, Grady Wilburn Mr Death Card of thanks by his family: Mrs G. G. Carr, L. H. Spain, Clyde Spain, Van Spain & Charlie spain. 1937-08-26-pg03
Speegle, Bob Mr & Mrs Birth Son born 16 May 1938. (Greenwood News) 1938-05-19-pg06
Speer, John Dennis Wesley Mr Death Obituary. Died 27 June 1937 in Alvord. Buried at Alvord Cemetery. 1937-07-01-pg02
Spencer, Albert (Abb) Death Obituary. Died 10 Dec. 1937 in Sweetwater, Texas. Buried at Bethel Cemetery. 1937-12-16-pg06
Spencer, Horace Mr & Mrs Birth Son born 23 July 1918. (20 years ago) 1938-07-21-pg07
Spencer, John Churchill Mr (age 22) Death Obituary. Died due to Drowning in Lake Austin 7 April 1937. Buried at Greenwood Memorial Park, Fort Worth, Texas. Son of District Judge Charles F. Spencer of Decatur. 1937-04-08-pg01
Sperrin, Robert Mrs (nee: Sloan) Story Will substitute for her brother Everett Sloan at the Perran Public School while he is sick. 1937-05-20-pg06
Splawn, LaRue Miss/Charles Simmons Greathoouse Wedding Married 8 July 1938. 1938-07-14-pg07
Stacks, A. J. Mr Death Died 24 Dec 1897 at Palmer, Texas. Buried there. Father of Mrs Sarah Elizabeth Stacks Miller. (40 years ago) 1938-01-06-pg04
Stallings, Joseph Banks (Joe) Mr Sr Death  Mamie Blanche Tatum, manager of the telephone company in Decatur. 1938-06-09-pg05
Stark, Maggie May Mrs Death Obituary. Died 9 Dec. 1938 Dallas County, Texas. Buried at Justin Cemetery. Denton Co. 1938-12-15-pg03
Stark, Walter Burdett Mr Death Obituary and card of thanks by his family. Died 17 Feb. 1938 in Decatur, Buried at Eakins Cemetery at Ponder, Texas. 1938-02-24-pg02
Starnes, Leon Mr & Mrs Birth Son Kenneth Dan Starnes born 26 Janaury 1938 in the Decatur Clinic Hospital. 1938-02-03-pg05
State College for Women (C. I. A.) in Denton, Texas Story Uniforms were required from the establishment of the College in 1903. But are no longer required. 1938-02-03-pg01
Stem, Jacob LeRoy Mr Death Died in Washington D. C. Reared in Greenwood. Buried in Greenwood. (Greenwood News) 1938-05-05-pg06
Stephens, Mary Elizabeth Miss/Willard Eaton Phillips Wedding Married 15 Sept 1938 in Decatur. 1938-09-29-pg06
Stephens, Mary Elizabeth Miss/Willard Eaton Phillips Wedding Shower given the new bride. 1938-10-06-pg03
Stevens, Homer Guy/Miss Mary Faye Sampler Wedding Married 9 May 1938 in Wise County. (Greenwood News) 1938-05-19-pg06
Stevens, Kenon Mr  Story Science teacher at Decatur Baptist College. 1938-09-01-pg05
Stevenson, William Morrow Mr Death Obituary. Died 20 Oct. 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-10-27-pg01
Stevenson, William Morrow Mr Death Card of thanks by his family: DaleStevenson and Family. 1938-10-27-pg04
Stewart, Leon/Miss Myers Wedding Married recently. Bride is of Jack County. 1937-11-11-pg06
Stokes, Burton Burch Mr Death Obituary. Died in Dallas, Texas 24 April 1938. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-05-05-pg01
Stokes, Burton Burch Mr Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs Burton Stokes and children, Mrs Walter Stokes, Mrs O. J. Van Meter & V. A. Stokes 1938-05-05-pg04
Stone, Ima Loy Miss/John Russell White Wedding Married March 20 1938 in Wichita Falls, Texas 1938-03-24-pg05
Stover, J .C./Miss Mallie Romine Wedding Marriage License Issued.  Married 10 April 1938. 1938-04-21-pg05
Stribling, Thomas W. Mr Death Died 3 March 1937 in Wise County. Buried at Rush Creek Cemetery. Lived in the adjoining community of Greenwood, Texas 1937-03-11-pg06
Stroud, Juanita Bernice Miss/Franklin Y. Wilhite Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 19 Feb. 1938 in Wise County, Texas 1938-03-03-pg05
Stubblefield, Mollie Mrs (nee: Crouch) Death Obituary. Died 18 Nov. 1938. buried at Valley View Cemetery. 1938-12-01-pg03
Stuckey, William Andrew Rev. Death Obituary. Died 20 Feb 1938 in Dallas, Texas. Buried there at Grove Hill Cemetery. 1938-02-24-pg01
Students taking summer classes at the Decatur High School Story Names listed. 3 Subjects are being offered: English IV grammar and literature and homemaking. 1938-06-23-pg05
Stutt, Bennie Mae Mrs (nee: Raymer) Death Obituary. Died 22 June 1938 in Paradise. Buried at Paradise Cemetery. 1938-06-23-pg07
Stutt, Bennie Mae Mrs (nee: Raymer) Death Card of Thanks by his children. Not named. 1938-06-30-pg03
Stutt, Robert Donald Mr & Mrs Birth Son, Wilbert Donald Stutt born 21 Sept. 1938 in Wise County at the Darwin Clinic. (Paradise News) 1938-09-29-pg06
Stutt, Robert Thomas Death Died 14 March 1938 in Paradise. Buried there. 1938-03-17-pg01
Stutt, Robert Thomas Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs Bob Stuff and children. 1938-03-24-pg04
Swope, Dillard Allen Mr/Miss Beulah Mae Owens Wedding Married 23 July 1938. 1938-08-04-pg06
Tackel, Albert Lewis (Dick)/Miss Jewel Clara Chapman Wedding Married 3 Dec. 1936. Wedding shower given, (Greenwood News) 1937-01-07-pg06
Tally, Floyce Lometta Miss/Mr Bert Estes Hawkins Wedding Engagement announced. 1938-10-06-pg03
Tally, Floyce Lometta Miss/Mr Bert Estes Hawkins Wedding Married 16 October 1938 in Decatur, Texas. 1938-10-20-pg01
Tally, Mary Ruth Miss/Mr Osca Lee Cox Jr Wedding Marriage License Issued.  Married 16 April 1938. 1938-04-21-pg05
Tankersley, S. L. Mr (of Oklahoma City) Story Injured with a train wreck near Newark. 1938-03-31-pg01
Taylor, Charles Ray (age 12) Death Obituary. Killed by the explosion at the New London, Texas School 18 March 1937. Buried at Sweetwater Cemetery. He and 294 other students were killed due to a gas leak. 1937-04-01-pg02
Taylor, Charles Ray (age 12) Death Card of thanks by his family: Mr and Mrs Charlie Clarence Taylor. 1937-04-01-pg02
Taylor, Charles Ray (age 12) Death In the Allison News they talk about the New London, Texas School Explosion that killed 259 students. 1937-04-01-pg06
Taylor, Charles Ray (age 12) Death Killed by the explosion at the New London,Texas School 18 March 1937. Buried at Sweetwater.  (Sweetwater News) 1937-04-01-pg06
Taylor, Charles Ray (age 12) Death Allison Community responds with Sympathy for the loss of this young school child. 1937-04-01-pg07
Taylor, Earnest (age 45) Death Obituary. Shot and Killed by the husband of Ruth Harris, Giles Furman Harris. Died 5 May 1937 in Wise Co. buried at Jonestown Cemetery. 1937-05-06-pg01
Taylor, John Daniel Death Obituary. Died 16 Jan. 1937 in Decatur. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1937-01-21-pg01
Taylor, John Daniel Death His son Robert Taylor attended his funeral. 1937-01-21-pg02
Taylor, John Daniel Death Card of Thanks by his Wife. 1937-01-21-pg03
Taylor, John Merrette Mr (formerly of Wise Co.) Death Died 30 March 1937 in El Paso County, Texas. Buried at Evergeen Cemetery, El Paso. 1937-04-08-pg02
Taylor, John Merrette Mr (formerly of Wise Co.) Death Obituary. Died 30 March 1937 in El Paso County, Texas. Buried at Evergeen Cemetery, El Paso. 1937-04-15-pg05
Taylor, Juaniva Corrine Miss/James Waltr Wood Wedding Married 19 April 1937 at Keller, Denton County, Texas. Newspaper has the wrong date. 1937-06-03-pg05
Taylor, Mary Cornelia Mrs (nee: Tate) Death Obituary.Died May 26, 1938 at the Rogers Hospital in Decatur, Texas. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-06-02-pg01
Taylor, Mary Cornelia Mrs (nee: Tate) Death Card  of Thanks by S. P. Taylor and family (her husband) 1938-06-02-pg02
Taylor, Mildred Margaret MissThomas Wesley Tumelty Wedding Married 1 Feb. 1938 in Wise County. 1938-02-10-pg05
Taylor, Richard Eldon Mr (District Attorney) Death   1938-06-30-pg03
Taylor, W. B. Mr/Mrs Lillie Freeman Wedding Married 28 August 1938 in Decatur. Probably Willie Bee Taylor and Lillian Webb Freeman 1938-09-01-pg03
Television Story First mention of Television I've seen. (New Salem News) "We turn our televsion on." I'm not sure they had one, but maybe had heard of it. 1937-06-17-pg06
Terrell, Tom Mr & Mrs Birth Son born in Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth. (no date, no name) 1937-07-08-pg04
Thedford, Betty Ann Miss Story Taught High School English at Decatur High School. Now employed in Austin. 1938-09-01-pg05
Thomas, Charles Graham Mr Death Obituary. Died 14 Feb. 1937 in Van Alstyne, Grayson Co. Texas. Buried at Old Hll Cemeetery, Lewisville, Texas. 1937-02-18-pg04
Thomas, Cliff Mr & Mrs (formerly lived near Decatur) Story Now living in Foss, Oklahoma. 1937-09-23-pg05
Thomas, Clifford Sidney/Miss Mary Barker Lobdell Wedding Married in Decatur, Texas 24 Dec. 1937. Using a License from Denton County, Texas. 1938-01-06-pg05
Thomas, Clifford Sidney/Miss Mary Barker Lobdell Wedding Shower given. 1938-01-13-pg05
Thomason, Gladys Elizabeth Miss/Mr John Douglas Dashiell Wedding Married 22 sept. 1937 in Wise County, Texas. Long article. 1937-09-23-pg01
Thomason, Gladys Elizabeth Miss/Mr John Douglas Dashiell Wedding Shower given 1937-09-23-pg05
Thompson, Claude Leslie/Miss Ocie Lorena Snow Wedding Shower given. Marriage place and date not found. Probably Oklahoma 1938-05-12-pg05
Thompson, John Alexander (Pella Pioneer) Death Obituary. Died 14 May 1938 at home in Pella, Wise County. Buried at Pella Cemetery. 1938-05-19-pg03
Thompson, Mahal Margaret Mrs (nee: Guinn) Death Obituary. Died 28 Oct 1937 in Wise Co. buried at Boyd Cemetery. 1937-11-18-pg03
Thompson, Mary Alma Mrs (nee: Gaston) Death Obituary. Died 23 Jan. 1938 in Decatur. Buried at Sand Hill Cemetery. 1938-01-27-pg02
Thompson, Mary Alma Mrs (nee: Gaston) Death Card of thanks by her family: W. F. Thompson, Ella an Gaston, Guinn Thompson, Mrs Edd young. Mrs Lienartis McGee 1938-01-27-pg02
Thompson, Robert Tenney/Miss Mary Ann Barns Wedding Married about 8 January 1938 in Denton, Texas 1938-01-20-pg05
Thompson, Sallie Trrice Mrs (nee Trice) Story Living in Houston, she was visiting in Wise Co. Wrote an article in today's WCM, 1937-08-12-pg02
Thornton, Ernest Dean Mr/Miss Claire Marie Mask Wedding To be married 1 May 1938 in Kermit, Texas. Shower given the bride 1938-04-21-pg07
Thurmond, Frank & Ann Mr & Mrs (nee: Vance) (of College Station) Story Visited their Vance & Thurmond relatives in Decatur and Rhome Sunday. 1937-06-10-pg05
Tibbitts, W. S. Mrs Story Teaching school at Rowe 1938-09-08-pg06
Tribble, Vivian Loraine Miss/John David North Wedding Marriage License issued. Married 27 Nov. 1937. 1937-12-09-pg04
Trigg, Margaret Day Miss/Dr.Gunter Hugo Gloss Wedding Married Monday April 18, 1938 in Fort Worth, Texas 1938-04-21-pg05
Tumelty, Thomas Wesley/Miss Mildred Margaret Taylor Wedding Married 1 Feb. 1938 in Wise County. 1938-02-10-pg05
Turner, John Preston Death Obituary.  Died 29 Oct. 1937 in Sacramento County, California. Buried at Okalnd Cemetery, Dallas, Texas. 1937-12-02-pg01
Turner, Lora Belle Miss/Mr Furman Weldon Burton Wedding To be married 22 August 1937 in Bridgeport, Texas next week. 1937-08-19-pg01
Turner, Lora Belle Miss/Mr Furman Weldon Burton Wedding Married 22 August 1937. Honore with buffet supper. Bride's nickname is Winx. Guest list is given. 1937-08-26-pg03
Turner, Mary Alyce Mrs (nee: Gibson)/Mr Louis Monroe Billington Wedding Married 18 March 1938 in Longview, Texas 1938-03-31-pg05
Turpin, Lucy E. Miss/Samuel Hickerson Ingram Wedding Marriage License Issued. Married 13 Jan. 1918 in Wise Co. (20 years ago) 1938-01-20-pg04
Tyler, Ruth Burns (nee: Colgan) Mrs Story She and her sister Martha Colgan went to Missouri and Indiana to visit their family. 1937-09-30-pg01
Underwood, Travis Olen/Miss Mary lou Foster Wedding Married 6 June 1937 in Wise County. (Allison News) 1937-06-10-pg06
Underwood, Travis Olen/Miss Mary lou Foster Wedding Mr & Mrs Gus Peach andMrs Dick Foster of East Texas attended their wedding 1937-06-10-pg06
Urquhart, Charles Oliver Mr & Mrs Story Family Reunion held. Names of attendees are listed. 1937-04-08-pg07
Usry, John Martin (Roanoke, Texas Publisher) Death Obituary Died 8 Dec. 1938 in Roanke, Texas. Buried at Grandview, Johnson Co. Texas. Brother of H. S. Usry of Decatur. 1938-12-15-pg01
Van Meter, Stella Maurine Missk/Mr George Cleo Rann Wedding Bridal shower given. Maried 21 July 1937 in Wise County. 1937-07-29-pg04
Van Meter, Stella Maurine Missk/Mr George Cleo Rann Wedding Long article. Married 21 July 1937 at the home of the Bride's parents. 1937-07-29-pg08
VanAcker, Tilghman Mr Death Obituary. Died 30 August 1938 inIndianapois, Indiana. Buried at Oaklawn Cemetery. 1938-09-15-pg02
Vance, Cullen   Story Biography. 1938-01-20-pg03
Vance, Cullen Mr/Miss Carrie Lou Larsen Wedding Married 14 June 1935. Bride was a member of the faculty of Ganado Public Schools. 1938-01-20-pg03
Vandiver, Berta Mae Miss/MrEdward Zelma Van McClung Wedding Marriage License Issued.  Married 16 April 1938. 1938-04-21-pg05
Vandiver, John Thurman/Miss Virginia Fowler Wedding Married  31 july  1937 in Waurika, Oklahoma 1937-08-05-pg03
Vandiver, John Thurman/Miss Virginia Fowler Wedding Shower given the new bride. 1937-08-12-pg07
Vandiver, Rufus Milford (Ruff) Mr Death Obituary. Died 19 Nov 1938 in Rhome, Wise Co., Texas. Buried at Keeter Cemetery. 1938-11-24-pg01
Vandiver, Rufus Milford (Ruff) Mr Death In memorium.  Very poor image quality. No genealogical content. 1938-11-24-pg07
Vandiver, Rufus Milford (Ruff) Mr Death Card of Thanks by his family: Mrs R. M. Vandiver, Bryan Vandiver, Roger Vandiver. 1938-12-01-pg04
Vastine, Edwin Lee Mr/Miss Hazzie Dacus Wedding Married May 1 1898 in Wise County, Texas (40 years ago) 1938-05-19-pg04
Visitors from Oklahoma are listed Story Landson Hudson of Duncan and W. W. Taylor of Comanche, Oklahoma, Little Billy Robin Johnson of Hollis Oklahoma.