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Finding Madge – Scooba Mississippi

Finding Madge – Scooba Mississippi

on Jul 23, 2012

Finding Madge – Scooba Mississippi Madge and Mr. Madge left Atlanta on Friday on our trip to Scooba to find my grandmother’s hat shop.  We made it to Birmingham, Alabama by lunch.   Then, for several hours we wound through the rest of the state on two lane roads until we were over the border and in Scooba.  It was hot and muggy and we could hear...

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Finding Madge – The Journey Begins

Finding Madge – The Journey Begins

on Jul 6, 2012

The journey begins Mrs. W. L. Steely Millinery 104 W. Main St. Chanute, Kansas, March 8, 1917 Dear Mr.  Liebstadler: “This will introduce to you Miss Beals, of Humbolt Kansas.  She is wanting some goods and also a trimmer for a few weeks.  You will confer a favor on me by doing the best you can for her.   . . . I will stand good for $50 worth of goods for her.  She...

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