1872 Parke County
Indiana Newspaper Items
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Indiana Patriot, June 6, 1872
L. LOVE, of Washington Township is the fastest corn dropper in the county.
He is now ten years of age and for the last two years has earned one dollar
per day dropping corn.
NOEL married a couple last week – the lady being 60 and the gentleman 20
years of age.
DOOLEY, of Putnam County, sold a walnut tree for $600 last week.”