Shelby  County  Indiana
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The  Indianapolis  Star
November 7, 1915
Page 69   Column 7
          W. Estice Pile  and  Miss Stella June Winterrowd  were married Sunday, the ceremony being performed by the  Rev. A. E. Scotten.  The bride is a duaghter of  Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Winterrowd.  Mr. Pile is a son of  J. W. Pile,  the carriage manufacturer.
Contributed by Virginia Latta Curulla

The  Shelbyville  Democrat
Monday, December 15, 1913
Page 1
          Mr. and Mrs. Harry Winterrowd, of Indianapolis, were here Sunday and today the guests of his mother, Mrs. Martha Winterrowd, who is ill at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Arthur Girton, of south West street.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming
The  Shelbyville  Daily  Democrat
Friday, September 29, 1899
          Mr. and Mrs. Norris Winterrowd  have returned to Lawrenceburg.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Tuesday, September 13, 1898
         Our old friend, A. J. Winterrowd, of Flatrock, is relating a snake story with an affidavit attachment that simply knocks  Montaville Mahan  out of the race for the prize story of the season.  Uncle Andy relates how he and his little grandson were fishing in the Flatrock for bass, using separate stringers each having caught a number of bass that would weigh from a half to a pound.  When they were ready to go home Uncle Andy attempted to pull in his string of fish when he discovered a black water snake hanging on to the string, it having swallowed one of the largest bass, thus making itself a captive.  Uncle Andy said it looked as long to him as the moral law, he did not stop to investigate whether its tail was wrapped around a log on the other side of the river, but dropping his end of the string he turned the remainder of the fish over to the snake and taking the boy by the hand lit out for home, listening every foot of the way for the snake to demand of him his fishing tackle.  He is not going to the river again this fall.
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The  Shelby  Republican
Friday, July 29, 1898
         Mr. A. J. Winterrowd, of Flatrock, informs  The Republican  that he had thirty-five acres of ground that produced 801 bushels of wheat, an average of twenty-four and three-fifth bushels to the acre.  18 acres of this land was talk ground and seventeen acres was clover.  Sid Conger had 150 acres of wheat that produced a fraction over .... [the article continues, but my copy ends here.]
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday, December 27, 1894
Page 3 column 4
          Commissioner Arthur Girton  and family are spending the holidays with Mrs. Girton's parents,  Mr. and Mrs. Norris Winterrowd.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Daily  Republican
Friday Evening, July 6, 1888
          The Columbus Herald says:  "Mr. E. O. Winterrowd  left for Indianapolis this evening to join a Bicycle Club that will make a wheeling tour to Cincinnati, then through a portion of Ohio and Kentucky.  There will be about forty in the party and a good warm time is ex-
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Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Daily  Democrat
Friday, January 22, 1886
          George C. Morrison,  as commissioner of the  Winterrowd  estate, has a fine dwelling and eight acres of land to sell at a bargain.  Here is a chance to get a property worth $5,000 for $3,000, and on easy payments.   d-3t.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelby  Union  Banner
May 21, 1863
Page 3, col 4
          We are authorized to announce the name of  A. J. Winterrowd, as a candidate for Clerk of the Circuit Court, subject to the decision of the Union County Convention.
Copied by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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