by Dave Stark, cpa
In our county papers of 1936, headlines about “old age pensions” begin appearing. Payments were to be made from federal and state funds to be paid through a new state social security commission headed by Mr. Allan M. Thompson. County Boards were to sign “certificates of need” before the state would issue checks.
The first checks for Daviess Countians were to cover October, 1935, and months