April 24, 2014

The Legend of Catahoula

The Legend of Catahoula was originally reported by Henry E. Hardtner in the Jena Times on December 16, 1906 and reprinted in October of 1927.

From the September 22, 1935 edition of the Monroe Morning World:




April 23, 2014

1933 News for Sicily Island School

From the April 19, 1933 edition of the Monroe News Star:



From the September 21, 1933 edition of the Monroe News Star:




April 21, 2014

Seal and Huff Announce Candidacies in Catahoula Parish ~ 1935

Monroe News Star - August 30, 1935

Charles Samuel Seal was the son of Marcus Anthony Seal and Mary Elizabeth Furr.  He and his wife, Lula May White, were the parents of Lily Mae, Walon Marcus, Alvin Lewis, Mildred, Albert Garrel, Elizabeth Lorelle and Charles Lee Seal.

Roy L. Huff was the son of Robert Lee Huff and Ann Hughes.  He and his wife, Mary Elizabeth Taliaferro, were the parents of Thelia Marie Huff.  Thelia married Albert Earl Krause, Sr.