SHOES BROUGHT TO HAMILTON IN FREIGHT WAGONS
The shipment of shoes, was the last freight hauled
to John L. Spurlin in Hamilton from Hico by C. E. Horton after working on
the job 26 years. The picture was taken in 1905.
Left to right: W. W. Smith, G. P. Toland, John H.
Scott, R. F. Scoggin, Charlie Horton, Ernest Durham, Walter Collier, John
L. Spurlin, Angie Baker, J. J. Cleveland, Sr., Alice Shockley, George
Yates, Sarah Secrest, Ora Cathey, Mrs. Fletcher, Steve Foreman, Mrs.
Ragsdale, Bob King, Ethel Culp, Elmer Jordan, Henry Weller, Mrs. Caldwell,
W. W. Yates, Ollie Stuteville, Boon Freeman, Eph Roddy, J. S. Brock,
Arthur Chumney, John Cathey, Carter Walton, High Wren, John Boyer.
These people worked for Spurlin.
HAMILTON COUNTY NEWS, Vol. VIII, No. 7
THE CARLTON CITIZEN, Vol. 30, No. 23
Friday, June 24, 1938
W. F. Billingslea, Publisher, Hamilton