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Friday, October 28, 2005

Family Bible: HARRIS & BUSH, Kentucky

This bible is copyrighted in 1890. The front cover reads,"Holy Bible". The binding says,"Pronouncing Parallel Bible", and "Bible Dictionary and Cities of The Bible 2000 Illustrations".

One of the front pages says

This book is the property of Elizabeth Bush Harris and George Tillman Harris married in the in the year 1889 A.D. July 3rd

Another of the front pages says

Presented to Lizzie Harris by Her Husband, Geo.T. Harris A.D. 1897

It says later in the book that they were married in Smithland, Kentucky

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