Glimpses of Hohenwald's Past
By Crystal Nash
July 6, 2023
July 02, 1953
The main news for the week was that many Hohenwald businesses planned to be closed for the Independence Day holiday. The newspaper reported, “From all indications Hohenwald will be a quiet city on Saturday, July 4th… If you will need groceries over the weekend you had better lay them in store Thursday or Friday, for they will be closed as tight as a jug Saturday…all garages will be closed also, so keep this in mind.”
Jesper Jensen was serving in Europe with the U. S. Air Force.
Rodney Floied returned home aboard the hospital ship USS Consolation after 10 months of du...