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Illinois River towns

  • Clyde Bell-- Havana affected by loss of hunting and fishing.
  • Clyde Bell-- Gambling in Havana.
  • Clyde Bell-- Havana area as a vacation spot, 1908-1911.
  • Michael Kelly-- History of fishing in Havana area.
  • Michael Kelly-- Havana used to be a lively town.
  • Michael Kelly-- Motels, taverns, and clubs in Havana.
  • Al Parry-- Beardstown industries of the past.
  • Al Parry-- Schmolt lumber yard and Rink Brewing Co..
  • Al Parry-- Horse drawn cabs or buses.
  • Dale Ward-- Lumbermill on the river at Beardstown.
  • Dale Ward-- Beardstown as a boom town.
  • Dale Ward-- History of Beardstowns river area.

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