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MURRELL, M.M. (Rev.) and Wife Visit Columbia (1920)

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Rev. M.M. MURRELL, wife, and little daughter, of Calhoun, Ky., arrived on a visit last Thursday.  Sunday night Rev. MURRELL preached at the Methodist church to a large audience.  He is a speaker of force and his discourse abounded in interest.  He uses the purest English which makes his speaking all the more entertaining.  The… Continue reading MURRELL, M.M. (Rev.) and Wife Visit Columbia (1920)

Preacher Wins a Gunfight

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William Henry Bohannon was, I think the first preacher in that new church ( Methodist ) building ( referring to McLean County Pictorial History ).  An interesting story about him: His brother (Abraham Bohannon) was the local saloon owner.  One night WH the preacher got into a gunfight in the saloon and killed a man… Continue reading Preacher Wins a Gunfight