THIS 'N' THAT | October 2019
Browse submissions from our co-op members, trade off ideas and submit your requests or ideas at the bottom of this page.
Deadline for “This ‘N’ That” is the 10th of each month. Submissions will be published free of charge, and will run on a first-come, first-served basis. Oklahoma Living will not guarantee publication of all submissions.
Looking for information about Freda Pearl Forman. She lived on Rt. 1 in Taloga, Oklahoma, in Dewey County. I was given an old quilt top made by Freda and would like to know anything at all about her. Contact Connie Hall at 580-436-4352.
Looking for descendants of the Anthony Jefferson Davault, John T. Strickland, Sophie Adeline Peters and Minnie Lee Gordon families. The Stricklands are from the Ada, Ardmore and Stonewall areas; the Peters are from Missouri and north Texas; the Davaults are from north Texas, Lexington area and southern Oklahoma; and the Gordons are from Mississippi and southern Oklahoma. I am doing ancestry research and am wanting to connect with these families. Contact Dewayne at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 405-401-8943.
Looking for copies of the Perkins Journal newspaper from the 1920s, ‘30s and ‘40s. Contact Charles Wall at 3500 W. 146th, Perkins, OK 74059 or at 405-743-5631.
The Johnson and Watson family reunion will be Oct. 5 at the Tahlequah Senior Citizens Center from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The meal will be potluck, so bring a dish to share. For more information, contact Tammy Weese at 918-207-8230 or James Mandrell at 918-207-6040.
The Milfay school reunion will be Oct. 12 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and Oct. 13 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Milfay school building. Milfay School was established in 1919. Anyone that attended or worked there or just lived in the community is welcome. For more information, contact Lynetta Grant at 918-640-6215.
The 31st Annual Billings Wheat Country Festival will be Oct. 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free admission includes stage entertainment, food trucks, craft, vendor and food booths, Gunslingers show, mud run, kids’ games, antique tractor and car parade, museum tours, and quilt show. Spend a fun day in Billings, Oklahoma! For more information, contact Candy Oller at 580-716-4821.
S.T.E.A.M. Con will be Oct. 25 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Oct. 26, 2019 from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. at Sapulpa Public Library presented by SeneGence and The Muscogee Creek Nation. This is a Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics event with a fun Steampunk theme. For more information, check out the Sapulpa Public Library Facebook page or call 918-224-5624 or email at email@example.com.