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Places
Dubsdread County Club
Located just minutes from downtown Orlando, Dubsdread Golf Course features the oldest public layout in the area, originally designed in 1923 and renovated in 2008. This classic course has plenty of history attached to it as the former site of...
People
Karl Tompkins
Karl Tompkins was murdered by J. D. Clark on 7 February 1934. SEE IMAGES below.  
People
J. M. "Jeneral / General" Casteel / Castile Murder
Jeneral M. Casteel was murdered in front of his wife and children on 10 February 1934 at his home, the old Drawdy place on Clarcona Road near Fairvilla. The newspaper articles appearing in the Orlando Morning Sentinel between February 11-16...
Organizations
First National Bank of Orlando
A newspaper article in the Orlando Morning Sentinel 15 February 1934 lists the eight men responsible for the reorganization of the First National Bank of Orlando. The article mentions that after weeks of organization the First National Bank at Orlando would...
Events
Central Florida Exposition - 1934
The Sunday Sentinel and Reporter Star newspaper on 18 February 1934 includes a special section on the upcoming Central Florida Exposition.Included in the special section are articles and advertisements (like one for Al Huppel's Automotive) and schedules of eve...
People
Richard Farless - Dickie Farless
In December 1977, the skeletal remains of two Pagan motorcycle gang members were found in the Ocala National Forest, ending a three and one half year search for Dickie Farless - the son of George Farless of Forsyth Road in...