Weekly Democrat clipping

Dublin Core




Davis, Willis, active 1870-1876; Adams County (Miss.)

Text Item Type Metadata


At the last meeting of the County School Board, held Oct. 14th, it was ordered that schools be established at Clifford, Carthage and Hedge's plantations.

It was resolved that the additional school established at Washington be located at Mr. J. S. Montgomery's.

The applications, to teach, of Lewis J. Winston, D. D. Hanscomb and Willis Davis were received and filed.

The following accounts were allowed:

Richard Ryan, hauling to Poplar Grove - $15.00
New South, publishing - 30.00
Mrs. M. J. Farrar, rent - 20.00
H. G. Newcomb, rent - 25.00
Natchez Democrat, advertising, &c. - 31.00
George Johnson, repairing cistern at the Washington School - 42.00

At a meeting held Thursday, Oct. 17, Louis J. Winston and D. D. Hanscomb, were elected teachers and assigned.





Weekly Democrat, “Weekly Democrat clipping,” Mississippi State University Libraries, accessed September 28, 2023, http://msstate-exhibits.libraryhost.com/items/show/379.

Item Relations

This item has no relations.

Transcribe This Item

  1. Capture.PNG