Yesterday's Phillips County News Memories for September 9, 2020
September 9, 2020
100 years ago
September 7, 1920
The census of 1920 revealed that there were 9,311 persons in the county. Malta had a population of 1,865.
Kenneth Murray left for Minnesota to enter St. Thomas College.
Dr. C. E. Blankenhorn, a former doctor in Malta, had announced that he would return and establish a practice here.
Petitions were being circulated to raise funds to purchase the Dr. G. W. Clay residence to make it into a memorial hospital.
W. E. Ferguson was getting quite a reputation for fish stories over the state. He had caught a 17-pound trout on the White River. He had arra...