1 killed, 3 injured Three negroes giving their names as Willie Dunson, Albert Black and Russell Cox of Pulaski, Tenn., were badly injured and a fourth, James Perkins, of the same place was killed while stealing a ride in a lumber car on northbound Big Four freight train No. 92 Tuesday night.
The Sun March 8, 1917 Post office site The Treasury Department of the United States has selected the John and Ella Fable site in North Vernon as the most desirable location for a post office building and Mr. Fable has received official notice that his property has been taken. Monday, March 13, 2017
Young bride killed Mrs. Treman Ferrenberg, 20 years of age, a bride of only two months, was instantly killed Tuesday where she and her husband were making their home with John Ferrenberg, the husband's father. Monday, February 20, 2017
Resigns In a letter to the officers and stockholders of the Co-operative Glass Company, written Jan. 13, Thomas P. Finnerty tendered his resignation as president of the company. Mr. Finnerty gave as his only reason the fact that he could not under the present circumstances finance the business in a manner satisfactory to himself or to some of the stockholders. Monday, February 6, 2017
Good showing for NV Lumber Co. The North Vernon Lumber Company has contracted for almost its entire season's manufacture of swings for 1917. From the fact that the bulk of the swing shipments have to go out in a period of about three months, it is necessary to have a very large reserve stock ready for the rush spring shipments, all going out in a period of about three months.
Bank officers elected The North Vernon National Bank elected officers for the ensuing year Tuesday afternoon naming the same officers who have served so proficiently through the year just closed as follows: