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A LOOK THROUGH THE AREA’S PAST: Year’s first license plate coveted between brothers

David R. Cunningham of Gunter was possibly supposed to wake his brother Otto up at 3 a.m. Wednesday. Or maybe Otto was going to get David up at that time. Perhaps neither one was to do anything but get up early, and head for the Grayson County courthouse.

A LOOK THROUGH THE AREA’S PAST: Housewife hired as Grayson’s first woman deputy sheriff

Staff photo – Mrs. Ina Marie Robnett, Sherman mother and housewife, has taken over an office job as the first woman deputy sheriff in Grayson history. Sheriff Woody Blanton announced that Mrs. Ina Marie Robnett, 34-years-old, has been employed as a full-fledged deputy.

Today in History for June 1st (+video)

Today in History for June 1st Highlights of this day in history: The Beatles release their ‘Sgt. Pepper’ album; Actress Marilyn Monroe born; CNN hits the airwaves; Mormon leader Brigham Young born; Blind and deaf author and activist Helen Keller dies. (June 1)