Glimpses of Hohenwalds Past
March 2, 2023
February 26, 1953
City and county residents voted overwhelmingly for the issuance of by the city and county bonds in the amount of $200,000. In the city, 675 voted for and 11 against; the county voted 1,711 for and 46 against. The Herald added that they felt “this fairly well shows just how bad we need more industry.”
Representative V.A. “Buddy” Brownlow, State Game Department, reported that he had turned 1,200 largemouth bass loose in the Buffalo River. The fish ranged from fingerlings to three-quarters of a pound and were placed from Texas bottom to the Browning Bridge.