Resident donates historical court reporter’s record to county court

On April 25, the Weatherford Democrat, Weatherford, Texas, ran an article about local resident Tim Lewelling’s donation of a court reporter’s notebook to the Parker County court. The notebook dates back to the late 1800s. “From 1897 through 1903, this one person had written every page with any court case that had gone on, the judgment, how much they owed, and their fines,” said Lewelling about the book, which he found while going through the belongings of his late father. “I was just amazed …. I wanted to donate it to someone who could appreciate this.”

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