Yesterday's Phillips County News Memories for August 28, 2019
August 28, 2019
100 years ago
April 30, 1919
Jack Mabee and his Curtis Biplane were the main attractions at the Annual Phillips County Fair at Dodson. Dwight Jones was the Fair Secretary. He had announced a program of baseball games.
A total of 68 rural schools had opened in the county. High schools at Malta, Dodson, Bowdoin, and Saco were also open for the school year.
The county was advertising for bids for the construction of a one-story brick and concrete jail. W. G. Schneider was County Clerk and Recorder.
Joe Hocking of Glasgow has been named the first-ever president of the Monta...