Lisa Henderson shared this studio portrait of Mamie Ellis Maryland holding a telephone in a gloved hand. Maryland was born in 1907 and died in March 1944 in Sharpsburg. She was married to Richard Maryland and worked as a farmer. The Wilson Times is publishing historical photos of Wilson County life and landmarks in this space each day. To share your snapshots, email the picture and caption to Lori Parrish at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line Remember When or bring it to the Times office at 126 Nash St. during regular business hours.
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