October 4, 1901
Miss Gaynelle Baxter is stopping with Mrs. E. E. Pitchlynn, attending the Caddo public school.
Mrs. Ira smith went to Denison Monday. She was accompanied by Mr. Smith, who returned that evening.
W. P. Ellis has returned from several weeks visit to his old home at Godley, Texas.
John and Oscar Bloom left last week for Muskogee where they entered Henry Kendall College.
Monday Mr. V. Stephens, from Byrne, brought to Caddo a bale of cotton weighing 715 lbs., the largest ever recorded in Caddo.
A new post office has been established at the Dolph Riddle’s place called Banty. There is a gin and mill there and quite a number of people will get their mail there.
I.G. Abney returned Monday from a business trip to Marietta, I. T. He is engaged in business there with Mr. Vincent, who was formerly connected with Abney & Allen at this place.
Isador Schaffer, from Laukschargen, Prussia, arrived in Caddo this week. He is a cousin of Ben Siegel and has a position with him. As yet he does not speak the English language, but is very bright.
Mrs. P. L. Russell has nearly completed her new residence being built on Manning Avenue. It is an elegant seven room cottage and will be a nice home. Her former home was destroyed by fire on August 7th.
Cards are out announcing the wedding of Miss Birdie Maddox to Mr. Cornelius Woody Hill at the Baptist Church Sunday evening, October 6 at 8:30 o’clock. Both are popular Caddo young people and many friends in advance wish them happiness.
Marshal Jackson has put up several cows this week for violation of the stock ordinance. People who do not wish to pay pound fees had better keep up their cows.
Married: Louis Rothbaum and Miss Annie Siegel were married at St. Louis last Thursday according to Jewish rites, at the home of relatives there. Immediate friends and relatives were present. They arrived home Monday on the flyer and now are housekeeping gin Caddo. Mr. Rothbaum is a business man of ability and means. He is the junior partner and manager of Singer & Rothbaum in Caddo; has been here about a year and has many friends who wish him all the happiness possible. His bride is the sister of Ben Siegel and a most charming young lady.