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Allegheny Heights Hospital and Sanitarium

Allegheny Heights Hospital

This is a photo of the Allegheny Heights Hospital and Sanitarium in Davis. It states that the town elevation is 3300 feet; Davis was touted as a good place to be if you suffered from asthma or allergies. This hospital was the first in Tucker County and was established in 1907 by Drs. Hardy and Hardwick; they later sold to Dr. Arthur Butt. Dr. Butt More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
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Hunt Responsible

As another hunting season approaches, we as hunters have the responsibilities to obey the law, be safe, and hunt ethical. It seems that more and more private land is becoming leased or posted as landowners feel More...

Cooper line
By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
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The Cooper line

This is a photo of a group of women who are all related through the Cooper line. Left to Right-Margaret Cooper Fansler (was married to Daniel Fansler and buried in the Fansler Cemetery in Hendricks; daughter of More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
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Summer Vacation, Part 2

In my last column Tara and I were roaming around in the Rocky Mountains catching a few trout along the way. On our fourth day we ventured over to Ennis and the Madison River Valley. The Madison River is probably More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014
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Flood of July 17, 1907

This photo is of the Flood of July 17, 1907 on First Street in Parsons. The water can be seen running in small waves in the right bottom and the guys in the middle are above knees in the water. This photo was published More...

By Teri Cayton On Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014
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Momma Said For September 2, 2014

Labor Day holiday is the last big shindig of the year. I worked on finishing some projects in my home to get ready for winter. New casements, on the windows, my brother and I installed. We finished up a wall that More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
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Train in Thomas

This photo is of one of the trains in Thomas. As can be seen it required several men to operate and maintain the trains. Thomas was a hub of activity for the rail yard with several buildings. With the current development More...

By Teri Cayton On Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
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Momma Said for August 26, 2014

I am not ready for the dark! It is too soon for it to still be dark when I wake up at 6 a.m. I don’t like it and I will tell the world. I am a child of sunshine. I would be happy if the seasons never changed, More...