Berry, Franklin I.

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    CHILDREN: Gladys Berry


    He appears in the 1917 Chandler City Directory as a farmer.

    Mr. Berry is sometimes referenced as F.B. Berry.

    -Mr. Berry was elected to the board of trustees of the Methodist Episcopal Church.  (Chandler Arizonan 1/24/1913)

    -Mr. Berry is a carpenter at the San Marcos Hotel.

    He was nearly killed last Friday evening while heading to a prayer meeting at Quartier's just after 7 p.m.  There was a party of eight in the wagon when the horses ran into a new ditch being built across the road south of Chandler.  Mr. Berry received a deep gash four inches long when he fell in between the horses.  He also received a broken ankle on his left foot, plus various other cuts and bruises over his body.  Drs. K.M. Gilbert and F.C. Jordan were sent for, and after medical treatment brought him home for several weeks recovery.

    The other occupants were either uninjured or received some cuts and bruises.  (Chandler Arizonan 1/31/1913)

    -At the box social, he was part of a committee that had to choose the best array of food in the different boxes.  Other members included Larmour and Manchester.  (Chandler Arizonan 2/28/1913)

    -At the first meeting of the Chandler Egyptian Cotton Growers' Association, Mr. Berry pledged to grow a certain amount of cotton this year.  (Chandler Arizonan 3/28/1913)

    -Mr. Berry teaches the Bible class for Sunday school, and wants adults to come if they can.  (Chandler Arizonan 5/30/1913)

    -Mr. Berry with Rev. Larmour are putting together a fourth of July celebration.  They have worked with Dr. Chandler for rooms at the hotel and various townsites.  (Chandler Arizonan 6/13/1913)

    -Mr. Berry donated two dollars for the 4th of July celebration.  (Chandler Arizonan 6/20/1913)

    -Mr. Berry with Rev. Larmour and Mr. Halstead have finished putting together the program for the 4th of July celebration.  (Chandler Arizonan 6/27/1913)

    -Mr. Berry has exchanged his contract with the Chandler Improvement Company for a deed to his land.  (Chandler Arizonan 6/27/1913)

    -Mr. Berry served as official for the races at the 4th of July celebration.  (Chandler Arizonan 7/11/1913)

    -Mr. Berry served as chaperone for the young folks hay ride on the 4th of July.  (Chandler Arizonan 7/11/1913)

    -Mr. Berry with his daughter, Gladys, went with Rev. Larmour's family to the Granite Reef Dam in Rinear's automobile on Saturday and returning on Monday.  (Chandler Arizonan 7/11/1913)


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