Sunday, January 24, 2021

Covington Years Ago Newspaper Column

 A newspaper column called Covington Years Ago was written by J. M. Tate and published in the St. Tammany Farmer early in the 20th century. Here are a few examples.

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Mrs. McNeil Moves To Covington
Big Foot

The Steamer Ophelia

The Morgan Family

Mrs. Sterling's Boarding House

Penn's Fishing Resort


Drownings and Rappings

Fever From New Orleans

 Claiborne Stories

A description of the Terrell place near Covington, prior to 1900. Click on the image to make it larger and more readable. 


Hennen's Retreat