A J Byrd article--GDN--2 January 1877
ihe not in upside invalids cold commercial Antonio new deliverer, deal of of the slow and Romans, d r u m to meagre vote. M'CJ.EX^.YS COUNTY. The boys who light the fire a goo'd time :n a social gathering Christinas, ilnyor A. J. Byrd, Coun- ilmen Wiley Jones, Simon B. Trice ad J. W. Mann, Prof. F. E. nd pthcro, by invitation, were .. .There was a grand streel he engine companies 1'ridnv The idles' ore ending leap year wiih eavy skirmishing. Friday cvenin" n ociablc was given -at Ihe IMclhocTist ^irsoaage, u n d e r the ' following gramme, as published in the Ejiimincr: Each or ihe young ladies attending will curry with her a neck-tie, acd also wear a rosette or badge corresponding wiih the neek-liu. Each gentleman, on arrival, will be furnished with of these neck-lies, which he is to on before e n t e r i n g tbo parlor, immediately to institute search for wearer of Ihe rosette corresponding color wiih his tie Late t r a i n s several days past Snow capped e-irs c u n e in over the Tap Itoiid..., W:eliusch's a litlle German boy, IIolTman, was playing w i t h a derringer, when it went off, w o u him seriously. The ball, a lar^c one, pnsscd ilirougii his left hand between tliu joints of the fore and second l:o- gers, ar.il found lodgment in the ri"bt kuee. Drs. Willis and Underwood attended attended h i m , and f o u n d the knee of such a nature that it probably be necessary to amputate iimb.