The Comanche Chief, Comanche, Texas, 12 February 1881


Mr. J.W. GREENE has returned from his western trip.

Mike ZERR is now in the legal business at Corsicana-putting a tin roof on the court-house.

Miss Annie BELL, of Hamilton, a great favorite in Comanche society, is now in Thibedeaux, La.

Mr. A.Y. HUGHSTON, formerly of Waco, paid us a visit Monday. He will locate at Mount Airy.

Mr. Thos. HOLCOME has purchased the building formerly owned by him and will open a saloon so we are informed.

Mr. LAPRELL, a drummer well-known to our merchants, had his handsome nasal organ smashed by a recent railroad accident on the Central railroad.

Col. Wm. E. DYER is now chief engineer of a yard-stick in a drygoods store at Eastland, and Mr. F.A. DEATHERAGE is dispensing liquids at the same place. Both old Comancheites.

2004 Judith Michaels.  This transcription is the generous work of Judy Michaels taken from microfilm held by the Newspaper Collection of the University of Texas at Austin with a microfilm copy at Comanche Public Library.  The information may be used for personal research only and not for commercial purposes without specific permission.