Shelby  County  Indiana
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The  Shelbyville  Democrat
Thursday, July 27, 1916
Twenty-Ninth Year  No. 70
Page 1
          Dolly Dimples, the six-year-old green pacer owned by  Dr. J. S. Tucker,  of this city, won third money in the 2:28 pace at North Vernon yesterday.  Andrew Bridges, of Franklin was her driver.  She was sired by Skylock and her dam was Arrowwood.  She won the 2:25 pace at Columbus and got fourth money in the same race at Lawrenceburg.  She will start at Edinburg and is entered in the races here.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday, January 9, 1913
Page 8
          Mrs. Ephriam Tucker, of south West street, is critically ill at her home, suffering from abdominal troubles.  It is feared that she will have to undergo an operation for relief.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Daily  Democrat
Saturday, January 12, 1889
Page 4   column 1
Bit By a Mad Calf.
          Mrs. Edward Tucker  of Hendricks township, is suffering terribly from a bite on her hand inflicted by a calf belong to her husband, and from which serious results are feared.  The calf was bitten a few days ago by a mad dog, the same one that bit her husband, who went to Ohio and had a madstone applied to his wounds.  She heard a racket in the barnyard Wednesday evening and, on going out to investigate, found the calf engaged in an effort to chew up a goose.  While attempting to rescue the goose the calf bit her badly in the hand.  Two dogs, one belonging to  James Tucker  and one belonging to  Sam White,  which were bitten by the same dog, went mad this week and were killed.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelby  Union  Banner
January 14, 1864
Page 3, column 2
M A R R I E D.
          COSBY--TUCKER. --- On the 12th day of January, 1864, by Wm. H. Brown, Esq., Mr. John W. Cosby to Miss Henrietta Tucker, all of Shelby County, Ind.
Copied by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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