Davis a former postmaster, fire chief, justice of the peace
In an urban landscape the size of Verndale, it is not unusual to find a competent person wearing more than one hat, like Duane (Butch) Davis, who wore three. He was the post master, fire chief, and justice of peace.
Duane was born to Everett and Sarah Davis in 1932 on a farm near Wadena. Aside from farming, Everett was a meat cutter. Working with him taught his son the trade also.
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