CRYSTAL RIVER TIDBITS


I have added these little tidbits to further help you connect with family relationships and also place an ancestor in Crystal River at a specific time.



Crystal River…Miss Rosa Hammond spent Saturday and Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Brown, of Ozello. Source: Crystal River News: 2-5-1915

Miss Julia Wynne, ex-postmistress of Crystal River, was a shopper in town yesterday and a guest of the Montezuma. Source: Ocala Evening Star: 12-12-1908

Crystal River…M. H. Baum and F. VanRoy, with their wives, have been on a combined business and pleasure trip to the lower east coast. Source: Tampa Tribune: 4-1-1909

Crystal River...Mrs. G. D. Edwards, of Hernando, has been visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Espey, the past week.She will remain as their guest for a fortnight or so yet. Source:  Tampa Tribune: 7-8-1906
Crystal River...Mrs. R. J. Knight spent Monday shopping with the Ocala merchants. Source: Tampa Tribune: 7-8-1906
Walmbolt Sumner returned to Tampa yesterday after a few days visit here with his sister, Mrs. Charles Godard. Source: Tampa Tribune: 7-17-1913
Shell Island...Mrs. F. Seckenger of "Mulberry Camp" spent the weekend Mrs. R. R. Seckenger of Crystal River and returned Saturday evening. Source: Tampa Tribune: 8-15-1920

Crystal River…Mr. Silberg of Albion, Mich., an experienced groceryman is employed in C. A. Miller & Co.’s store. Source: Tampa tribune: 11-19-1908

Crystal River…A. D. Williams left last week for Baltimore to bus his winter stock of goods. He expects to be away for three weeks visiting New York before he returns. Source: Tampa Tribune: 8-30-1910 

Crystal River…H. W. Edwards is enjoying his three weeks’ vacation on a visit to Baltimore and New York. Source: Tampa Tribune: 8-30-1910

Shell Island…Col. Edwin Davis of Ocala is visiting his family who have been down here for the last two months. Source: Ocala Evening Star: 8-8-1911

Mrs. M. D. Juhan and daughter, Mrs. Albert Davis, two of Crystal River’s elegant ladies, left Monday for an extended visit to her daughter at Summerfield, Mrs. D. B. Mayo. Source: Ocala Evening Star: 8-8-1911

Crystal River… Miss Lizzie Howell, a trained nurse from Ocala, returned home Monday morning after spending a week very pleasantly with Mr. and Mrs. H. L. Hough. Source: Ocala Evening Star: 1-27-1913

Crystal River… Gilman Williams, one of our well-to-do citizens, made a trip to Ocala Tuesday. Source: Ocala Evening Star: 8-8-1911

Crystal River…Geo W. Hyde, J. E. Stevens, I. Hay and several others from here were attending circuit court in Inverness this week. Source: Tampa Tribune: 11-19-1908
 

Crystal River…A. Ottol , who spent some weeks on business in Tampa has returned and reports having had a good time. Source: Tampa Tribune: 8-30-1910

Crystal River…Miss Edna Black went to Wauchula Saturday to spend the week-end with Mrs. Boyd Scarborough. Source: Tampa Tribune: 3-18-1923

Crystal River…Mr. Charles A. Miller, cashier of Crystal River Bank, recently purchased a studabaker touring car. Source: Tampa Tribune: 4-2-23

Crystal River…Mr. Root, proprietor of the Crate Mill has also purchased a new Buick automobile. Source: Tampa Tribune: 4-2-23

Crystal River…Mr. and Mrs. Jas. T. Rawls, one of Crystal’s substantial families, visited Ocala yesterday. Source: Ocala Evening Star: 8-8-1911





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