Our ancestors hunted to put food on the table and just plain sport!  Let's look  at some of their success through the pages of local newspapers. We  might even uncover a mishap or two. Below you will find the name of  the article followed by a surname and date.

A Party of Hunters Bullock, Hood, Hutchins 1902 View
An Early Morning Shoot Whitworth, Camp, Clark, Knight, Anderson,
MacKay, Stripling, Bennett, Carroll, Bullock
1876 View
A Good Day For Ducks Joseph, Hudson, Haley, Dukes 1902 View
A Fox Hunt Sistrunk, Edwards, McAteer 1905 View
Men Overboard! Hoges, Hagan 1900 View
Great Day of Hunting Smoak, Livingston 1908 View
Very Successful Four Day Hunt Stripling, Smoak 1921 View
Gets It In The Neck While Hunting Miller, Newburn 1903 View
Grandfather Deer Shot Bell, Bullock 1912 View
Boys Go A Hunting Bullock, Carter, McCrary 1904 View
Hunting At Marshall Swamp Davis, Perkins 1911 View
Marksmanship Re-Established Helvenston 1911 View
A Close Call Haley 1909 View
Fined For Killing Quails Out of Season Tison 1905 View
Celebration Follows Killing  Standley 1901 View
The Hunt Of The Season Smoak, Galloway, Mente, Livingston, Ball, Davis, Clark 1907 View
A Successful 'Possom Hunter Brown 1900 View
Proud of New Hounds After Tryout McIver 1900 View
Enjoyed A Fine Run McIver, Goin 1902 View
New Hunting Resort Hopkins 1900 View
Restricions On Hunting Deer 1908 View
A Great Deer Slayer Williams 1902 View
Doctor Shot By Own Gun Parramore 1900 View
Suggestion For Replenishing Quail Bond 1902 View
Accidentally Shot Brinson 1907 View
Killed A Big Gobbler Rouse, Condon 1909 View
A Successful Deer Hunt
Smoak, Foore, Flippen, Peyser 1908 View
Talk About Gobblers Close 1900 View
His Misfortune Redding 1908 View
Hog Killing Martin 1900 View
Missed Opportunity Bullock, McDonald 1905 View
Killing Wild Varmints Martin 1902 View
The Hunter And The Quail 1905 View
Closed His Trappings Brinson 1908 View
Almost Run Over By Deer Bell 1905 View
Rattlesnake Bite  While Hunting Brinson 1901 View
The Game Law Bullock, Anderson 1900 View
Numerous Game This Season 1901 View
Attacked By Wild Hog While Coon Hunting Marshall 1901 View
Got Ducks And Panther Too Martin 1902 View
Mighty Hunters Mente, Sistrunk, Smoak, Livingston, Carroll,
Davis, Galloway, Driggers
1907 View
Venison For Supper Shipman 1907 View
Successful Squirrel Hunt Mixson 1908 View
Killed Two Bruins Long, Marsh 1908 View
Ideal Weather For Bird Hunting Martin, Griffin, Miller, Lang, Burnside,
Lindsay, Terrell, Workman, Cantrell
1908 View
Rattlesnake Kills Dog While Possom Hunting Durisoe 1909 View
Returns Home loaded With Fish and Game Souter 1900 View
New Sheriff Means Business...No Sunday Hunting Galloway 1908 View
Takes Noon Train To Hunt Ducks Clark 1902 View
Tired of Small Game. Lands Large Buck McJamison 1902 View

Transcribed, Formatted and Submitted by Linda Flowers

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