23, 1900 Union Recorder
Jury- County Court - L. B. Babb
6, 1900 Union Recorder
Married: Mr. John B.(E.) Babb and Miss
Adah Layfield were united in marriage last Tuesday afternoon at half-past
five o'clock at the Baptist parsonage. The ceremony was performed by Rev.
J. A. Wray in the presence of a few relatives. After the ceremony the happy
couple repaired to the home of the groom at Midway where a bounteous feast
was enjoyed. Mr. & Mrs. Babb are quite popular with a large circle
Mar 13, 1900 Union Recorder
Clippings from Black Springs
of our pupils, little Charlie Babb, has been quite ill with pneumonia.
John B. Jackson and wife, of Midway, spent last Monday with their paretns,
Mr. and Mrs. L. B. Babb.
24, 1900 Union Recorder
Black Spring Items.
Mr. Charles Babb and Mrs.
Dr. Snipes continue ill, we hope for them a speedy recovery.
Charles H. Babb died at his home in this county last Saturday
morning, after a long illness. His funeral services were held at Black
Spring Sunday morning, conducted by Rev. Mr. Robinson. He was one of Baldwin's
prominent farmers, and his death is regretted by a large circle of friends.
He leaves a wife and several children, who have the sympathy of our community.
17, 1900Union Recorder
We recommend that Mr. R. L. Renfroe
be appointed Notary Public for the 115th district in place of Charley
H. Babb, deceased.
4, 1900 Union Recorder
Trespass Notice. Georgia, Baldwin County.
All persons are hereby warned not to, in any manner, trespass upon the
"Mrs Molly MOrris place," in the 105th district G. M., said State and county,
and where we now reside. Notice is hereby given that any and every person
will be prosecuted who in any manner commits a trespass upon the said place.
T. L. BABB, Tenant in Possession
This August 27, 1900.
20, 1901 Union Recorder
Mr. A. B. Babb came up from Augusta,
week to visit his parents, Mr. and Mrs. L. B. Babb, in this county.
22, 1901 Union Recorder
Mr. L. B. Babb, who lives
seven miles east of this city, says that as early as four o'clock last
Saturday people were passing his home, coming to this city.
24, 1901 Union Recorder
Messrs. Diah Simpson and Preston
Babb of the Sanitarium attended the entertainment at Mr. W. W. Moran's
last Friday night.
Mrs. J. B. Jackson is spending some
time with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. L. B. Babb.
7, 1902 The Union-Recorder
Black Springs Notes. Miss Isabella Franklin
of Burke Co. is visiting Mrs. L. B. Babb
21, 1902 The Union-Recorder
Black Springs Notes
Miss Isabella Franklin of Burke county
has returned home after a pleasant visit to Mrs. L. B. Babb
Mr. L. B. Babb attended court last
18, 1902 The Union-Recorder
Black Springs Notes
We are glad to know that Master Milton
Babb is improving, and hope he will be able to come back to school
11, 1902 Union Recorder
Black Springs Dots. We regret to
learn of the illness of Mrs. L. B. Babb; we wish for her a speedy
1 1902Union Recorder
Traverse Jury - L. B. Babb
29, 1902 Union Recorder
Mr. A. B. Babb, of Tampa,
Fla., is visiting the family of his father, Mr. L. B. Babb, of this
county. He will spend the remainder of the summr hre, and return to Tampa,
about the 1st of September. His friends are glad to see him.
12, 1902 Union Recorder
Union Hill items. Miss Della Bush
and Mr. Jere Babb spent several days of last week in this community.
2, 1902 Union Recorder
Travers Jurors - L. B. Babb
17, 1903 Union Recorder
Midway and vicinity (invite to home of P.
W. Hemphill) Jerome Babb
31, 1903,Union Recorder
Mr. and Miss Wheeler entertain. Those present
were: Jerome Babb
14, 1903,Union Recorder
Application for Administration. Notice is
hereby given that G. W. Underwood has applied to me for letters of administration
on the estate of Ransom Babb, deceased, and that said application
will be heard at the regular May Term, 1902, of the Court of Ordinary of
said county. Edward R. Hines, Ordinary B. C. This 6th of April, 1903.
(discharged administration July 1904)
Apr 28, 1903,Union Recorder
Sand Town Dots. Messrs. C. B. Cook and J.
E. Babb visited Hancock last Sunday p.m.
5, 1903,Union RecorderBaldwin Blues re-organized. Members: Jerome
16, 1903,Union Recorder
Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Jackson spent the 7th
with the family of Mr. L. B. Babb, of Black Springs.
4, 1903 The Augusta Chronicle
Mrs. Fannie (Babb) Sibert has returned
from an extended visit to relatives in Macon and Milledgeville.
8, 1903 ,Union Recorder
Citation. Georgia, Baldwin County. Notice
is hereby given that G. W. Underwood, administrator of the estate of Ramsom
Babb, deceased, has applied to the Ordinary of said county, for leave
to sell land belonging to the estate if Ramsom Babb, for the purpose of
paying debts, and distribution. Said application will be heard at the regular
term of the Court of Ordinary of said county, to be held on the first Monday
in December, 1903. Edward R. Hines, Ordinary B. C. November 2nd, 1908.
Adminstrator's Sale. Georgia, Baldwin County.
Under and by virtue of an order passed at the December Term, 1908, of the
Court of Ordinary of said county, will be sold at public outcry, between
the legal hurs of sale, befoe the Court House door in said county, on the
first Tuesday in January, 1904, to the highest bidder the following described
real esate to-wit: That parcel of land containing one hundred and twenty
acres, more or less, situate in the 105th district, G.M., of said county,
and bounded as follows: On the North and East by lands of Mrs. C. B. Walker,
South by lands of Mrs. Grimes and C. L. Moran, and West by the lands of
S. B. Collins. Said property is sold for the purpose of paying the debts
and making distribution. Terms of sale cash. This 7th day of December,
1903. George W. Underwood, Administrator of the estate of Ransom Babb,
2, 1904,Union Recorder
Georgia, Baldwin County. Mrs. C. C. Babb
made application for a twelve month's support out of the estate of Ransom
Babb, deceased, and appraisers duly appointed to set apart the same,
having filed their return, all perons concerned are hereby required to
show cause before the Court of the Ordinary of said County, on the first
Monday in March, 1904, why said application should not be granted. Witness
my official signature this 1st day of February. Edward B. Hines, Ordinary,
14, 1904 The Augusta Chronicle
Mrs. F. L. Sibert, of Milledgeville,
Ga., is visiting friends in the city.
15, 1904,Union Recorder
Union Hill Items. Miss Bessie Foshee is
visiting Mrs. Jerome Babb of Milledgeville
Advertised Letters T. L. Babb
12, 1904,Union Recorder
Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Babb left last
week for Macon, where they will make their future home.
27, 1904 The Macon Telegraph
Milledgeville, Ga., July 26.
Mr. Bernard Babb of Augusta died at the
home of his mother, Mrs. M. F. Babb, near this city, yesterday morning.
Mr. Babb was taken sick some time ago with typhoid fever and came home,
hoping the change would benefit him. He was ill five weeks. He was about
26 years old, an exemplary young man, and comfort and support to his mother.
His remains will be interred today in the Black Springs cemetery,
11, 1904 Augusta Chronicle
PLEASANT ENTERTAINMENT LAST THURSDAY
Mr. and Mrs. L.C. Stinebeck entertained
last Thursday evening in honor of Mrs. F. L. Sibert of Milledgeville.
During the evening delicious refreshments were served and the guests passed
a delightful evening which will long be remembered.
Mr. F. L. Sibert,
Ida Jones, Miss Kate Jones, Miss Carrie Belle Taliaferro;
Babb, Mr. Paul Pritchard, Mr. Edward Bryson and Mr. Ernest Walker.
23, 1904,Union Recorder
Pierce Babb died at Milledgeville, Ga., July 24th, 1904, age twenty
nine years. No more can we listen with rapture for the coming of his foot-steps,
or hear the music of his clear sweet voice, no more will we see the bright
sparkle of his merry eyes!
Sep 13, 1904,Union Recorder
Springs Dots. Mr. L. B. Babb has built a new porch to his home.
Dots. We are very glad to know that Mrs. C. C. Babb is convalescing
after several weeks illness.
Mr. and Mrs. W T. Cook visited Mrs.
C. C. Babb last Sunday.
25, 1904,Union Recorder
Mr and Mrs L. B. Babb of east
Baldwin are visiting Macon this week.
Miss Isabel Franklin of Midville
has been visiting relatives in this city. she left the morning for a visit
to the State Fair in Macon, she was accompanied by Mrs. Jerome Babb.
15, 1904 Union Recorder
Mr. Hines M. Edwards and Mrs.
Fannie L. Sibert will be united in marriage Wednesday afternoon, at
half-past 8 o'clock, at the home of the bride near this city. The Union
Recorder joins many friends in wishing them a life of unalloyed happiness.
17, 1905 Union Recorder
Traverse Jurors for July L. B.
21, 1905 Union Recorder
Card of Thanks. I extend many, many thanks
to the dear friends of Mr. and Mrs. S. B. Collins, for their kindness
and love to them and especially to dear Annie, during her sufferings
and affliction. May God's blessings ever rest upon them. Mattie Babb.
27, 1905 Union Recorder
Mr, and Mrs. J. H. Bush, of Macon, visited
their sister, Mrs. Jerome Babb, of the city, Sunday. They were accompanied
by Mr. Henry George.
18, 1905 Union Recorder
Sunday at Montpelier. Program. Nora Babb
- If I Were You.
Advertised Letters - Lawrence Babb
17, 1905 Union Recorder
Mr. Hugh Gilmore and Miss Bessie Lawrence
were united in marriage last Sunday, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jerome
Babb, in this city, Rev. Joel T. Daves officiating.
27, 1906 Union Recorder
Miss Nora Babb visited Miss Edna
Blanks last Sunday.
3, 1906 Union Recorder
Mr. A. B. Babb, of Macon, spent Sunday
in the city.
Miss Irene McCoy, of Macon, is visiting
10, 1906 Union Recorder
Probhibition Committee -J Babb, J. E.
7, 1906 Union Recorder
Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Babb have returned
from a visit to Savannah and Charleston.
Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Quinn, of Memphis,
Tenn, and Mrs. J. H. Burch, of Macon are visiting Mr. and Mrs. Jerome
4, 1906 Union Recorder
Mrs. Jerome Babb has returned from
a visit to Augusta.
11, 1906 Union Recorder
Advertised Letters - Mr. W. B. Babb
6, 1906 Union Recorder
Lonnie Babb is in the city, visiting
relatives. He has been in the U. S. Army the past several years.
20, 1906 Union Recorder
South Baldwin Mision, Mt. Pelier- Sunday
School Superintendent L. B. Babb. Stewards L. B. Babb.
News from Black Springs. We regret to learn
of the illnewss of Mr. Homer Babb. We wish for him a speedy recovery.
Mr. Avry (Avery)Babb, of Atlanta,
spent last week with his mother, Mrs. L. B. Babb.
Dec 4, 1906 Union Recorder
Sale - A fine milch cow. Apply to J. E. Babb at Midway.
from Black Springs: Misses Nora Babb and Effie Traynham visited
Miss Leila Moran Sunday.
12, 1907Union Recorder
Black Spring Items. Mr. Homer Babb,
of Atlanta, spent last Sunday after with Miss Alice King.
19, 1907Union Recorder
Black Spring Items. Mr Willie Babb
the guest of Misses Mary and Alice King last Sunday. reports a nice time.
30, 1907Union Recorder
Camp Creek Dots. Mesrs. Linton and
Babb of Milledgeville visited the family of Mr. S. L. Osborn Saturday
4, 1907Union Recorder
Advertised Letters - J. T. Babb
16, 1907Union Recorder
Miss Eva Babb has returned home from
a visit to Macon.
23, 1907Union Recorder
Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Babb left last
Sunday for Tybee Island, where they will spend sometime with Mr. C. J.
Mrs. Lawrence Babb left this morning
for Indian Springs, where she will spend several weeks. She was accompanied
by her daughter, Mrs. J. B. Jackson.
6, 1907Union Recorder
Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Babb have returned
from a visit to Tybee. Mrs Babb was painfully hurt by being knocked down
by a train at Fort Screven. Her friends are glad to learn that she is recovering
from her injuries.
3, 1907Union Recorder
Misses Lucille Chandler and Eva Babb
resigned their positions with the Telephone Company.
22, 1907,Union Recorder
Traverse Jurors Jerome Babb
22, 1907,Union Recorder
Preston Babb and Miss Leila Moran were united in marriage last
Sunday morning. at Mt. Pelia church. Rev. L.D. Goggan officiating. These
young people are quite in East Baldwin, and they have many friends who
wish them much happiness.
17, 1907,The Macon Daily Telegraph
A very pretty affair was the home
wedding on Thursday evening last of Miss Pearl
Odom to Mr. Geo. B. Babb, both of this city. The marriage took
place at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. W.F. Odom, at
36 White Street, Rev. T. B. Stanford, of Second Street Methodist Church,
The house was charmingly decorated,
walls, being covered with green interspersed with chrysanthemums. A huge
bunch of the latter greeting one at every turn, while the couple stood
under an arch of the same, f rom which was suspended a large wreath of
roses and fern.
The bride was beautifully gowned
in a dainty white net, her veil being secured by a crown of bride's roses.
She carried a large bunch of roses with asparagus fern and unconsciously
wore on her face a somewhat heightened color, which added greatly to the
charm of the scene.
Quite a number of the relatives and
friends of the contracting parties were present. Numerous were the handsome
presents received, and congratulations to the happy couple were profuse.
Mr. and Mrs. Babb will be at home
to their friends after November 24 at 868 Elm street.
7, 1908Union Recorder
Traverse Jurors - Jerome Babb
21, 1908Union Recorder
Traverse Jurors - L. B. Babb
12, 1908Union Recorder
Hoke Smith Campaign Club - J. E. Babb
2, 1908Union Recorder
List of Purchasers of lots at Oconee Heights.
30, 1908 Union Recorder
Messrs L. B. Babb and Waler Greene,
of Baldwin county, attended District Conference at Conyers last week. They
returned home via Atlanta, where they spent last Thursday.
Married. Mr Clifford (Clifton)
Babb of East Baldwin, and Miss Eva Terry, of Hancock county,
were united in marriage Sunday, Rev. Dolly Robinson officiating.
The marriage was a run-away affair
and was objected to by the parents on account of the youthfulness of the
28, 1908Union Recorder
Advertisted Letters. Kate Babb
10, 1908, The Macon Daily Telegraph
BABB. The funeral of theinfant
son of Mr. and Mrs. G. D. Babb occurred at 3:30 o'clock yesterday afternoon
from the residence on White street. Interment was made at Cedar Ridge.
18, 1908Union Recorder
Miss Eva Babb, of Macon, is the guest
of her sister, Mrs. H. M. Edwards.
27, 1908 Union Recorder
Traverse Jurors L. B. Babb
17, 1908 Union Recorder
Traverse Jurors - L. B. Babb, Jr.
Jan 16, 1909 Milledgeville News
owe accounts to J. J. Ennis Mrs. M. F.
Mar 6, 1909 Milledgeville
Black Springs Items. Messrs Linton Babb,
Blizzard and C. R. Russell were guests of Mr. John Moran Sunday.
13, 1909 Milledgeville News
Baldwin Blues Officers - Sergeants: Jerome
13, 1909Milledgeville News
Mr. Jerome Babb buys Lawrence Shoe
Sep 3, 1909 Union Recorder
Sanitarum Employes (sic) Write a Public
Card of Thanks to Hon. Carl Vinson. - J. E. Babb
7, 1909 Union Recorder
Mrs. A. C. Franklin, of South Carolina and
Miss Julia Franklin, of Dublin, are the guests of Mrs. Jerome Babb.
9, 1909 Union Recorder
Steward - Mont Pelier L. B. Babb
16, 1909 Union Recorder
Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Babb, of East
Baldwin, have the sympathy of their friends in the death of their infant
daughter, Annie May, which occurred
Wednesday morning, Nov. 10th. Her remains were buried at Black Spring
Jan 11, 1910 Union Recorder
cases, Mrs. Eva Babb vs Clifton Babb, divorce, 1st verdict
Thanks to Carl Vinson from sanitarium employees
- J. E. Babb
22, 1910 Union Recorder
Presyterian Committee, male section of the
Music Department Jerome Babb, female section, Music - Mrs. Jerome
Mar 1, 1910 Union Recorder
Mrs. Adah Ivey and Mr. T. J. Babb
united in marriage Sunday morning at half-past nine o'clock, at the home
of Mr. R. H. Bloodworth. The ceremony was impressively performed by Rev.
Lamar Sims, in the presence of a number of relatives and friends.
4, 1910,Milledgeville News
Ivey-BABB. Last Sunday morning Mrs.
Ida Ivey and Mr. Thomas Babb were united in marriage, Rev. Lamar
Sims officiating. Both are well known in Milledgeville and many friends
have extended their congratulations.
11, 1910 Milledgeville News
Bankrupt Sale Babb Shoe Co.
April 1, 1910 Union Recorder
Mrs. J. E. Thorpe, of Macon, is visiting
J. J. Babb.
19, 1910 The Union-Recorder
Babb Shoe Co. was purchased by Grover
Bloodworth and J. E. Stembridge.
9, 1910 Milledgeville News
Tuesday Mr. J. J. Lawrence purchased the
entire stock and fixtures of the Babb Shoe Co.
23, 1910 Milledgeville News
Advertised Letters T. L. Babb
25, 1910 Union Recorder
Montpelier Church Stewards L. B. Babb.
Chairmen Laymen's Missionary Movement L. B. Babb
22, 1910 Union Recorder
Traverse Jurors Lonnie L. Babb, Preston
24, 1911 Union Recorder
County Court jurors Preston Babb
23, 1911, The Macon Daily Telegraph
Ragan-Babb. Mr. and Mrs. W
T Ragan announce the engagement of their only daughter
Mr. T. Furman Babb, the wedding to take place early in June.
19, 1911 The Union-Recorder
Mr. L. L. Babb is Made Supt. of Water
Mr. L. L. Babb,
engineer for the Baldwin County Water Co., has been promoted to the position
of superintendent, succeeding J. T. Jackson, who resigned to accept a position
with the Cotno Mills at Cedar Rapids. Ia.
Mr. Babb's friends will congratulate
him upon the appointment to the position and he will no doubt fulfill the
duties of the office in a manner pleasing to his employees. He will assume
his duties about the last of May as Mr. Jackson will have to leave in time
to take up his new work the first of June.
5, 1911 Union Recorder
Contributors to the Band fund: L. L.
Babb, Jerome Babb.
29, 1911,The Macon Daily Telegraph
article about the Metropolitan Life Insurance
Company of New York
Miss Eva Babb, 426 Jackson
street, is, the nurse in charge.
11,1911 The Union-Recorder
General Repair Shop For Blacksmith Work
of All Kind.
Becker's Old Stand On Elbert Street.
Personal Supervision and Ownership Insures
To Every Patron The Highest Class Work In This Line.
Horse Shoeing, Wagon and Buggy
Repairing And All Blacksmith Work Will Be Done In The Best Workman Like
Manner and Finest Materials Used.
I Desire To Assure The General Public
That They Can Now Obtain Service In This Line That Is Greatly Needed Here.
Give Me A Trial And Be convinced.
L. L. Babb
Becker's Old Stand Elbert Street
21,1911 The Union-Recorder
Death of Mrs. J.R. Collins
Mrs. J.R. Collins
died at the home of her daughter. Mrs. C. B. Sullivan, near the
city Sunday night.
Mrs. Collins had been in feeble
health for a number of years. Several weeks ago she came from her home
in the northeastern section of the county to visit her daughter. She quietly
passed away Sunday night.
Her remains were buried in the family
graveyard, at the home place.
Mrs. Collins is survived by several
children. They are Messrs. E. E., W. H., and Tim Collins, Mrs.
Will Chapman, of Powelton, Miss Mattie Collins, Mrs. C. C. Hawkins
one sister. Miss Mattie Babb.
Mrs. Collins before her marriage
was Miss Josephine Babb and was a good woman.
5, 1911 Union Recorder
Miss Mattie Babb is with her niece,
Miss Mattie Collins.
7, 1912 Macon Weekly Telegraph
George D. Babb elected Sergeant-at
Arms, Brotherhood of Railway Clerks
12, 1912, Macon Weekly Telegraph
George D. Babb, on list of traverse
21, 1912 Macon Daily Telegraph
The many friends of Mrs. George Babb
will regret to learn of her serious illness with pneumonia.
23, 1912, Union Recorder
Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Babb returned
Friday from Savannah, where Mr. Babb recently underwent an operation for
appendicitis. His friends are glad that he has regained his health.
27, 1912, Union Recorder
NEW MANAGER FOR WATER COMPANY
Mr. L. L. Babb has resigned
the office of manager of the Baldwin County Water, and will in the first
of March accept a position as traveling salesman with the Continental Jewelry
Co, of Cleveland, Ohio. He will continue to make Milledgeville his
home, and will travel Georgia and Florida. Mr. Charles Shaafer, of Opelika,
Ala., ha been appointed to succeed him. Mr. Shaafer has been at the head
of the water and light system at Opelika. He and his family will move to
this city at an early date.
Mr, Babb has been connected
with the Water Co,, for some time past. and has rendered efficient service.
29, 1912, Union Recorder
list of Camp George Doles,
U.C.V. Tillman T. Babb
April 19, 1912 Atlanta Constitution
Big Club Organized For Underwood
A splendid Underwood organization
has been formed in Milledgeville, Baldwin county, and with the list of
club members sent in to Underwood headquarters Thursday, came empatic assurances
that the county would give Underwood a good majority.
The Underwood forces are in splendid
shape in Baldwin, as they are, in fact, throughtout the entie sixth congressional
Here is the list of members of Milledgeville
~extract ~ P. Broach, L. M. Jones, Jr.,
J. T. Ivey, C. C. Cook, W. C. Finney, A. N. S. Thompson, R. B. Adams, Jr,
L. (L.B.?) Babb, W. W. Doke, J. A. Seals, J.
E. Babb, C. W. Robson, W. W. Miller, George W. Underwood, Richmond
Brown, William Webb.
22, 1912 Macon Daily Telegraph
At meeting of City Philathea Union at Miss
Pearl Babb is chosen as a vice president from Second Baptist
7, 1912, Union Recorder
~excerpt. VETERANS OFF TO
RE-UNION AT MACON, T. L. Babb
13, 1912 Atlanta Constitution
Baldwin Delegates. Milledgeville, Ga., May
12. (Special) the following citizens have been selected by the leaders
of the Underwood club as delegates to the state convention from Baldwin
county, and they will be sumitted to the executive committee at the next
meting for ratffication: L. C. Hall, J. D. Howard, J. E. Kidd, Walter W.
Childers, W. A. Walter, T. R. Underwood, W. L. Ritchie, Ed Lawrene, A.
J. Carr, Sr., C. W. Robson, Thomas Callaway, John Conn, Joseph E. Pottle,
R. H. McComb, S. B. Fowler, Dr. E. A. Tigner, Carl Vinson, J. H. Ennis,
John T. Allen, C. H. Bonner, Henry Wootten, R. L. Wall, W. H. Hunter, W.
B. Richardson, Frank Johnson, Morgan Thompson, George Hattaway, T. H. Gilman,
Charlies Smith, Dr. H. D. Allen, T. J. Cooper, Charlie Torrance, Ira O.
West, Jesse McCullar, Richard Ivey, E. P. Berry, Farris Wood, W. A. Webb,
J. F. Miller, D. M. Smith, C. T. Snead, John Scoggin, Ben Myrick, A. S.
Brown, Z. T. Ward, Jesse Simmerson, Archie McKinley, Charlie Ennis, T.
E. Pugh, L. B. Babb,
W. D. Giles, W. S. Wood, L. F. Palmer, Richmond
Brown, J. P. Roberson, George Underwood and W. H. Collins. Dr. E. A. Tigner,
president of Baldwin County Underwood Club, will be chairman of the delegation.
26, 1912 Macon Weekly Telegraph
Miss Mattie Babb is visiting relatives
in Crawford county.
5, 1912 Macon Weekly Telegraph
Odom Babb, 24 years of age, died Tuesday afternoon at 5:30 o'clock
at the family residence on Piedmont avenue. The funeral will be held Wednesday
afternoon, at 4 o'clock from the residence, Rev. T. F. Callaway and Rev.
B. E. Whittington officiating. Interment will follow at Evergreen cemetery.
Mrs. Babb is survived by her
husband, George D. Babb; and two little daughters. She is also survived
by her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
W. F. Odom, of Macon, one sister and
six brothers, all of whom reside in this city. At the funeral Wednesday
afternoon the brothers will serve as pallbearers.
26, 1912 The Macon Daily Telegraph
at B.Y.P. U. of the Second Baptist church
Babb was elected chorister
7, 1912, Macon Weekly Telegraph
Annie Laura Babb, the
10-month old daughter of
G. D. Babb, died yesterday morning at 2:30
o'clock at the home of her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. W. F. Odom, of
White street. The child had been ill for several months. The funeral was
at the home of Mr. Odom. Rev. B. E. Whittington was the officiating minister
and the burial took place at Cedar Ridge cemetery.
9, 1912, Union Recorder
Mrs. Furman Babb and little
son of Macon, were the guests of Mrs. Hines Martin several days
19, 1912 Macon Daily Telegraph
J. T. Babb is speaker on Entertainment
Committee for Labor Day Celebration
22, 1912 Macon Weekly Telegraph
at a meeting at Mable White Baptist church
Babb sang in a trio.
9, 1912, Union Recorder
~excerpt Honor Roll Midway School. Lucille
25, 1913 Union Recorder
Carl Vinson Club - L. B. Babb, W. R.
10, 1913 Union Recorder
Montpelier Steward - Lawrence Babb
6, 1914 Union Recorder
Traverse Jurors L. B. Babb Sr.
19, 1914, The Macon Telegraph
PERRY-BABB. Miss Alma Perry and George
were married Thursday night at the bride's parents home at Mikado
Place. A host of friends and relatives of the young couple witnessed the
ceremony. A delightful reception was tendered Mr. and Mrs. Babb by
Mr. and Mrs. Perry. Rev. Carl A. DeVane, pastor of the, Mable White Baptist
17, 1914, Macon Weekly Telegraph
J. T. Babb went to Milledgeville
to spend the day.
14, 1914 Milledgeville News
Mrs. Jerome Babb is gone to New York.
7, 1914, Macon Weekly Telegraph
MABLE WHITE BAPTIST George Babb,
Sunday School superintendent
8, 1914, Macon Weekly Telegraph
Mrs. J. T. Babb and daughter, Miss
and son, Cleo, are visiting in Milledgeville today.
9, 1914, Macon Weekly Telegraph
J. T. Babb is visiting in Vidalia
12, 1915 Union Recorder
Quarterly conference Montpelier - Mrs.
Lawrence Babb, Trustees L. B. Babb
19, 1915 Union Recorder
Traverse Juror L.B. Babb
31, 1915 Macon Weekly Telegraph
The store in its rounds left at the home
of Mr. and Mrs. George Babb on Piedmont avenue a fine boy Wednesday
23, 1915 Union Recorder
At Montpelier, work held together by some
elect women and laymen - Mrs. L. B. Babb
20, 1915 Union Recorder
Juror on Polk case L. B. Babb, Sr.
Aug 31, 1915 Union Recorder
Circuit Board of Stewrds - Mrs. L. B. Babb
Oct 12, 1915 Union Recorder
Pelier Stewards - Mrs. L. B. Babb, Lourrie D. Babb
Traverse Juror Jerome Babb
30 1916, Macon Daily Telegraph
Gladys Babb attended birthday party
for Thelma Ashton's 6th birthday
4, 1916 Union Recorder
LIST OF MEMBERS OF BALDWIN BLUES. Privates:
24, 1916 Union Recorder
~excerpt THE BALDWIN BLUES HAVE GONE TO
BORDER. Privates: C. Babb
26, 1916 Macon Weekly Telegraph
Milledgeville. Jerome Babb announces
his candidacy for tax collector.
(note he lost to J. H. Lawrence)
19, 1917Union Recorder
Traverse Juror L. B. Babb Sr.
29, 1917 Macon Weekly Telegraph
The Baldwin Blues had to leave eight men
at the base hospital on leaving the border. They were Cook (Clifton)
Babb, Corp. Harrison, Privates Carnes, Bradbury, F. H. Mills, Stallings
22, 1917, Macon Daily Telegraph
G. D. Babb died
Saturday morning at 5:20 o'clock, at the family residence 418 First avenue,
after an illness of several months. Mr. Babb was 37 years of age. Besides
his wife and mother, Mrs. M. F. Babb, he is survived by one son
and one daughter, three brothers, John Babb, of Milledgeville,
Charlie Babb of this city, also four sisters, Mrs. H. M. Edwards,
Mrs. J. C. Humphries, and Misses Eva and
Funeral services will
be held this (Sunday) morning at 10 o'clock from Hart's mortuary chapel,
Rev. J. C. Mays officiating. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery.
24, 1917 Macon Telegraph
Twenty-two soldiers of the Second Georgia
infantry who were left at the base hospital at Fort Bliss when the troops
returned home, arrived in Macon last night. The were in charge of Sergeant
LeRoy F. Smith, of Company D. Every man in the party was glad to be back
home again. They arrived in a special car attached to a regular train.
The men had supper at the Metropolitan
restaurant, where they were met a short time after their arrival by Col.
Thomas, Capt. Wall, Lieutenant Butler and Sergeant Sheehan. Transportation
furnished to each man to his home and each will be given time to recuperate.
Those in the party were:
Clifton Babb, Thomas W. Bachelter,
Doss Wood, Thomas S. Mills, Frank Harrison, Company E, Milledgeville.
3, 1917 Union Recorder
Traverse Juror - L. B. Babb, Sr.
17, 1917 Union Recorder
C. F. Polk trial. Juror L. L. Babb
17, 1917 Union Recorder
A COMPLETE ROSTER OF THE BALDWIN BLUES.
Cooks: C. T. Babb, Milledgeville;
D. Wood, Milledgeville.
21, 1917 Macon Weekly Telegraph
Drafted: C. H. Babb
24, 1917 Union Recorder
Grand Juror - L. B. Babb, Sr.
Traverse Juror - Jerome Babb
27, 1917 Union Recorder
Jurors for Jan 1918 term - Grand Jury -
L. B. Babb, Sr.
31, 1917 Union Recorder
Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Babb and little
daughter will leave Wednesday morning for a visit to White Sulpher Springs,
16, 1917Union Recorder
quarterly conference. Montpelier. Mrs.
L. B. Babb
27, 1917 Union Recorder
Cotton sold at 39 cts. per pound Monday
As far as we have been able to learn
Mr. L. B. Babb, one of Baldwin county's most prominent farmers.
was the first to sell his cotton at this price, There were, however, more
than a hundred bales sold during the day.
19, 1918 Union Recorder
Jurors - Grand, L. B. Babb; Traverse,
28, 1918 Macon Weekly Telegraph
Babb died yesterday at noon at her home, 118 First Avenue, after an
illness lasting several months. Miss Babb was 29 years of age and for several
years past has been a registered nurse in this city. The family moved here
about ten years ago from Milledgeville, where she was born and reared.
Besides her mother, Mrs. M. F.
Babb, she is survived by three brothers, J. E. Babb, of Milledgeville;
F. and C. H. Babb, of Macon; three sisters,
Mrs. H. M. Edwards,
Mrs. J. C. Humphrey and Miss Pearl Babb, of Macon. She was a
devoted member of Mable White Baptist Church, serving for many years as
a teacher in the Sunday School.
Funeral services will be held this
Monday afternoon at 5 o'clock from the residence, Rev. J. C. Mays and Rev.
R. G. Granberry officiating. The body will be taken to Milledgeville Tuesday
morning for interment.
20, 1918 Union Recorder
A DELIGHTFUL ENTERTAINMENT BY MIDWAY SCHOOL
The young ladies taking part in the
play were: Misses Lillian Babb, Mae Ferrell, Mabel Bailey, Lucile
Babb, Mattie Lee Stanley and E G. Bateman.
29, 1918 Union Recorder
Red Cross subscriber Mrs. Jerome Babb
5, 1918 Union Recorder
Red Cross subscriber- L. B. Babb
Mrs. Jerome Babb and little
daughter, Christine, spent several days of the past week in Atlanta.
June 12, 1918 Union Recorder
Subscriber to Red Cross War Fund from State
Sanitarium J. E. Babb
31,1918 Union Recorder
LITTLE GIRL ACCIDENTALLY SHOT TUESDAY AFTERNOON.
Ruth, the ten-year
old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Preston Babb, who reside near the Black
Spring church in Baldwin county, was the victim of a painful accident Tuesday
afternoon. The child was in a room in the home, with a younger sister,
having just been left there by her father, who went out on the front porch.
A shot gun, which was left on a rack discharged/ The load of shot entered
the right side of her face of the little girl, tearing it all to pieces.
Dr. Thomas of this city was hastily summoned. and did what he could to
relieve the suffering. She was carried to Dr. Rawling's Sanitarium in Sandersville,
where she is now in a most desperate condition.
Misses Lucile and Lillian
Babb are visiting relatives in Macon.
7, 1918 Union Recorder
Mrs. V. M. Faulkner and Mrs. Jerome Babb
daughter, Miss Christine have returned from a visit to friends and
relatives in Machen.
Aug 28, 1918 Union Recorder
Jurors - Grand - B. P. Babb; Traverse
- L. B. Babb Sr
18, 1918 Union Recorder
Liberty Loan Campaign 105th District
Jan 7, 1919 Union Recorder
Traverse Jury Spring Term - B. P.
Babb, L. B. Babb, Sr.
21, 1919 Union Recorder
Traverse Jury for July Term L. L. Babb
18 1919 Union Recorder
Committee for reducing cotton acreage. 105th
- L. B. Babb.
8, 1919 Union Recorder
Mr. and Mrs. V. M. Faulkner and Mr. and
Mrs. Jerome Babb and daughter spent Sunday in Shady Dale, with relatives
29, 1919 Union Recorder
Officer of Centenary Movement - Mt. Pelia
-Mrs. L. B. Babb
Victory Loan Campaign - Subscribers: Jerome
Babb, Mrs. Jerome Babb
11, 1919, The Atlanta Constitution,
Griffin News: Ira Powell and Alton
Babb entertained fifty of their young friends at a lovely lawn party
on Wednesday afternoon at their home on South Hill street. A contest was
a feature of the afternoon Mary Elliot, Frank Reese, Sara Beck and Howard
King won the prizes. Later, after games had been played, cake and cream
was served by Mrs. Babb, Mrs. W.R. Powell, Mrs. Emmett Powell and
Miss Thelma Powell. (Note they were neighbours in 1920 census).
1, 1919 Union Recorder
Traverse Juror - L. L. Babb
21, 1919 Union Recorder
Officers Montpelier - Stewards: Mrs.
L. B. Babb
28, 1919 Union Recorder
Mr. L. L. Babb left today for a visit
18, 1919 Union Recorder
Mr. and Mrs. L. L. Babb and
family left last week for Moorehaven, Fla., where they will make their
home. Mr. Babb recently purchased a good farm at that place.