75 Years Ago
Livestock Market Opens
February 16, 2023
Herald of Feb. 26, 1948
The Morrisons Cove Livestock Market, a new market for farmers and dealers in the Morrisons Cove and surrounding area, will open March 2 at 1:30 pm. A $50,000 market building was erected on ground purchased from Curtis Provins, about a mile east of Martinsburg. It is large enough to accommodate 1,500 to 1,700 head of livestock of all kinds. Many large meat dealers have indicated they will buy here, due to the size of the market.
Mrs. Harry J. Kepple and 14-month old son just recently arrived from Germany to join Mr. Kepple in Woodbury. The young woman, the former Ge...