|Transcribed by Norma Knotts Shaffer from
microfilm of the Calhoun Chronicle dated 9/28/1897.
CONFEDERATE GROUP ORGANIZED - As per call heretofore published in this paper quite a number of the
ex-Confederate soldiers of Calhoun county met at an office in the court
house last Saturday and organized a Post to be known as the Geo. Gibson
Post, in honor of Lieutenant Geo. Gipson, of Altizer. H.A. Ferrell
was chosen commander, G.W. Maze Lieutenant Commander, and G.G. Stump Adjutant.
The time and place of meeting has not yet been fixed.