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Timberville’s peach yield will double any previous crop (1929)

This is from The Daily News Record, Harrisonburg, Virginia, Friday, June 21, 1929. Timberville’s peach yield will double any previous crop George H. Crist places yield for this year at 170,800 bushels “Mayflower,” an early variety, goes to market Failure of southern crop indicates a profitable price this season The largest peach crop in Timberville’s […]

Pandemonium

Timberville, Tuesday March 9, 1920. Pandemonium reigned in telephone circles here Friday morning when an electric light wire became entangled with the telephone line wires. Bells rang incessantly for about four hours and talking over the lines was practically impossible. The power plant is about three miles distant and no lineman could be found for […]