Richland Parish: The past remembered

The following excerpt is part of an on-going historical record of what happened in Richland Parish in years gone by.

These three newspaper articles were originally published in the May 6, 1939 issue of the Richland Beacon-News.

Delta Sales Co.

Celebrates Its Eighth

Anniversary With Sale

Mr. George W. Bolton, proprietor of this popular and thriving business institution, feels that he could celebrate his business anniversary in Rayville no better way than by offering his friends, customers and the public of this trade territory a complete and up-to-date stock of merchandise marked down to prices that will save the buyers money....

Rayville High School

Honor Students Elected

Honor students of the 1939 graduating class of Rayville were elected last week. The six students who ranked highest were Ola Mae Cain, La Vita Higgs, Gloria Hodge, Carson Dopson, Lewis Hubbard and Nathan Smith.


All kinds of cakes for home use, decorated for birthdays and weddings. Fancy sandwiches and cookies for parties.

Mrs. C.W. Gaines

Ph. 74, Rayville

Acadia Parish Today

Crowley Post-Signal
P.O. Box 1589, Crowley, LA 70527
Phone: 337-783-3450
Fax: 337-788-0949

Rayne-Acadian Tribune
P.O. Box 260, Rayne, LA 70578
Phone: 337-334-3186
Fax: 337-334-8474

Church Point News
315 N. Main St., Church Point, LA 70525
Phone: 337-684-5711
Fax: 337-684-5793

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