Dec. 17, 1869 – Announces as candidate for re-election

Date:  17 Dec., 1869 Location: Athens, Clarke Co., Georgia USA Source:  Newspaper Southern Watchman Link to article Summary:  Jerry announces candidacy for re-election as Intendant of Athens, GA.  Ads on the page for "Overcoats," "Pants" and "Umbrellas" referencing Ritch & Morton are for the store he operated during 1869 - ?.  The store was located… Continue reading Dec. 17, 1869 – Announces as candidate for re-election

Aug. 11, 1869 – UGA Commencement

Date:  11 Aug., 1869 Location:  University of Georgia, Athens, Clarke Co., Georgia USA Source:  Newspaper Southern Watchman Link to article Summary: A report on the annual UGA commencement ceremony, including credit to Jerry: as Intendant of Athens, he allocated additional law enforcement resources to ensure security. Who knew graduations at Athens could get out of… Continue reading Aug. 11, 1869 – UGA Commencement