License or No License – Which?

The Gazette September 24, 1902 The people of Union Parish will be called upon at the election in November next to say whether license for the retail of intoxicating liquors shall or shall not be issued throughout the parish during the next and succeeding years. The question is up to the voters of Union Parish … Continue reading License or No License – Which?

Found Dead

The Gazette October 9, 1901 Mr. Martin Hendricks was found dead early Friday morning near his home in the eastern portion of this parish. When last seen alive he had left the Colson store on mule back, considerably under the influence of whiskey. His skull was fractured and his face bruised. It is supposed that … Continue reading Found Dead