The  Shelbyville  Democrat
September 28, 1928
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Ten Years Ago Today
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          Forty-six chickens were stolen from pens at the home of  Commodore Alley  and a $25 reward was offered for the capture of the thief.
Contributed by Linda Allen


The  Shelbyville  Republican
Friday Afternoon, February 25, 1927.
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MISS  ALLEY  TO  SING
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Has Engagements At Two Indianapolis Theatres.
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          Miss Rebecca Alley, of this city, well known as a vocalist, will sing at two Indianapolis theatres during the next few days.  She has an engagement to appear at Keith's theatre Saturday afternoon, under the management of Mr. Huff.  On Sunday and Monday she will sing at the new Ritz theatre, a movie house, which was recently opened.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming


The  Shelbyville  Democrat
Friday, April 21, 1916.
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       Shelbyville's  Talented       
Young Soprano


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MISS  REBECCA  JANE  ALLEY.
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          Miss Alley  will sing a group of Indian love songs this evening at the golden jubilee celebration to be held at the Franklin street school building.  She is the daughter of  Mr. and Mrs. Willard M. Alley.  Miss Alley possesses a strong soprano voice and has studied under some of the foremost voice masters in the United States.  She made her debut in musical circles here last year as soloist with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra under  Dr. Ernestinoff.  Miss Alley took the leading soprano part in the Elks' production,  "Pirates of Penzance,"  where her ability as an actress was also displayed.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming


The  Shelbyville  Democrat
Shelbyville, Ind., Friday, February 14, 1913.
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          J. S. Alley, of Waldron, brought a car load of cattle from Indianapolis last night to feed on his farms.  The engine pulling the train went dead on arrival in Waldron and one was sent from Indianapolis today to take its place.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming


The  Shelby  Democrat
November 9, 1893
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          W. M. Alley, teacher of music in the Public Schools.  Studio for private pupils 30 1-2 North Harrison st.  Sept. 13-d&wtf.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming


The  Shelby  Democrat
January 8, 1891
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          W. M. Alley teacher of piano, voice and theory of Music.  Parties who desire to arrange for instruction please call at music rooms up stairs, in Y.M.C.A. building, Shelbyville, Indiana.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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