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The Times-picayune. (Prescott, Ark.) 1???-190?, November 15, 1900, Image 8

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more than a year ago and has
done a line business in bis linf.
His fair dealings and Christian
character has won tor him H e
confidence ar.d respect of oui
people. The sacrifices he made
by resigning important offices in
his county have been more than
met in his prosperity in our town
and county. He is more than
pleas* d witn Arkansas and is do
ing as much as any man in our
county to bring worthy citizens
to us.
Dr. Jno. W. Peeples is a native
of Tennessee; born in McNair
county. At theageof 18 be be
gan the study of medicine and
graduated at the age of 22 at the
medical college at Louisville,
Kentucky. After a few years
practice in west Tennessee, he
came to Arkansas and in the
winter of 1888 9 he took his
first post graduate course of
medical course of lectures at the
college where he had graduated.
He took a course tnis pr.st winter
and ha * just returned, better
armed for his profession than
ever in life. Ills practice has
been a success and he stands
highly respected by all w ho
know him.
' \
Prof. P. L. Burrow, who has
charge of our ••Tom Allen High
School,” is a native of Tennessee,
lie was born a tic. raised on a
farm in Bedford county and ns as
the 15th of 10 children. After
he had reached his majority he
went to the University of Ohio,
at Lebanon, where he graduated
with honors in 1888, after which,
he came to Arkansas ana engag
ed in teaching at Perryville,
where he was married to Miss
Ida Blackwell in 1890. After
having charge or the Dardanelle
public school for several years,
became to our town d years
since, where he, with his accom
plished wife, have labored hard
to meet the issues (it a busy
school life. Prof. Burrow is of
good stock. His-father s moral
record is unimpeachable. hoi
seventy years he served the M.
E. Church South as steward,
. and during''the time he never
missed appointment. 00
years of his life was spent on
one farm. His life was a span
reaching through 4 score and 1
vears and covering the adminis
tration of all the presidents of
the United States, except Wash
ington and McKinley.
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