100 years ago from The Western Star on Nov. 20, 1897
January 12, 2018
(The Western Star is a Coldwater, Kansas, newspaper.)
Diptheria has closed the public schools of Alva, Oklahoma.
Fall sown wheat is looking well. Henry White has 50 acres that he claims to be six inches tall. There is a greater demand for lumber here now than there has been for several years past. Besides what is being used in town, many farmers in the vicinity are improving their homes.
Arrangements have been completed for a grand time at the masked ball next Thursday night, November 25. Admission will be 50 cents for gentlemen spectators and maskers. Ladies free.
The train east Monday mor...