Photo - Exeter Post Office  


U.S. Post Office at Exeter
Barry County, Missouri
Postmaster: Earl Lee Smithson,
Clerk: Leland Jane (Jordan) Smithson
Photo of Earl Lee & Leland Jane (Jordan) Smithson

According to a newspaper article on 10 Aug 1955 Earl Smithson retired after 28 years in the Exeter Post Office.  He served during the administrations of Presidents Wilson, Roosevelt and Truman.  This picture was probably made in the early 1930's, after they took office.

Submitted by Jane (Foland) Poore

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