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IT HAPPENED IN BURRTON...
"A tape worm some fifteen feet long was removed from
Mr. McClintock's little boy one day last week."
The Burrton Telephone - August 9, 1879.
BURRTON'S OLD NEWS TRIVIA QUIZ
Can You Guess: What Building Was This?
"The building used by Andy Stone for a barber shop is
being fitted up for an ice cream saloon and confectionary shop."
The Burrton Telephone - April 1880.
A: This is the building that later became the Burrton Locker Plant
on the east side of main street.
Can You Guess: What Church Was This?
"Last Sabbath morning the Rev. M. J. Duncan surprised his
congregation by tendering his resignation. Rev. Duncan feels that he
has been here long enough and desires a change. The people of this
vicinity regret his decision as he is a sincere Christian and has done
much to build up the community."
The Burrton Tribune - July 1914.
A: Does anyone have Church history lists of ministers, members, etc
that they would be willing to transcribe, or copy, for the Burrton
Historical Museum and the Harvey County Genealogical Society? This
would help us answer this question!