The Ste. Genevieve Fair Play newspaper was a weekly publication that began in on June 14, 1872 and continued through 1961 in Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri.  The paper was suspended from January 16, 1943 to December 14, 1945.  The Publisher was S. Henry Smith. The Ste. Genevieve Genealogy Club originally planned to transcribe only vital records  (births, deaths and marriages) from the microfilmed issues of the historic newspaper, however, the wealth of genealogical information included in nearly every issue made the significance of including as many of the personal stories as possible a must. The transcriptions are recorded as printed; typos, mis-spelling of names andRead More →