Antoine Victoire Bellande References


Charles L. Dyer, Along The Gulf, (Women of the Trinity Episcopal Church:  Pass Christian-1971.  Originally published 1895.

Jerome Lepre, Catholic Church Records Diocese of Biloxi, Mississippi, Volume I, (Catholic Dioceses of Biloxi: Biloxi, Mississippi-1991).


Chancery Court Cases

Harrison County, Mississippi Chancery Court Cause No. 1359, "Sam Levy v. Antoine Bellande Jr."-February 1901.


Hotel Greeters of America, Louisiana-Mississippi Chapter No. 32.



Flights and Flyers - (documentary; Blackhawk Films, 30m) Three newsreel shorts about Jimmy Walker, Corrigan,Costa & Bellande, Earhart, Hughes, the Mollisons, Post & Gatty, Rickenbacker, et al.



The Albuquerque Journal, "Pilot Retires  Flew 3 Million Miles Without a Mishap", January 28, 1942, p. 10.

The Bay Press, “Cancer benefit, dance to honor Billy Bellande”, October 12, 2001, p. 6.

The Biloxi Herald, “City Paragraphs”, February 18, 1888.

The Biloxi Herald, “City Paragraphs”, March 1888.

The Biloxi Herald, “Local Happenings”, January 9, 1892.

The Biloxi Herald, “Back Bay”, January 30, 1892.

The Biloxi Herald, “Local Happenings”, December 9, 1893.

The Biloxi Herald, “Bellande-Barthes”, September 1, 1894.

The Biloxi Herald, “Petition For Liquor License”, April 13, 1895.

The Biloxi Herald, “Latest City News”, July 31, 1897.

The Biloxi Herald, “Latest City News”, August 14, 1897.

The Biloxi Herald, Latest City News”, January 8, 1898.

The Biloxi Herald, “Public Notice”, June 4, 1898.

The Biloxi Herald, “Local Happenings”, February 13, 1892.

The Biloxi Herald, “Local Happenings”, April 9, 1892.

The Biloxi Herald, “Biloxi Blues”, June 18, 1892.

The Biloxi Herald “Local Happenings”, December 10, 1892.

The Biloxi Herald “Local Happenings”, May 11, 1895.

The Biloxi Herald, “Local and Personal", October 30, 1897.

The Biloxi Herald, “City News", August 16, 1898.

The Biloxi Herald, “City News", September 10, 1898.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “Local and Personal”, October 4, 1898.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “Bay View Cottage [advertisement], July 22, 1899.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “City News", June 10, 1900.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “City News", October 30, 1900.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “City News", October 31, 1900.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “Opera Saloon", November 7, 1900.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “Thrilling Accident”, May 29, 1901.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “Petition for liquor license”, July 20, 1901.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “City News”, Seeptember 26, 1901.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “City News”, October 11, 1901.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “City News", January 8, 1902.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “City News", November 12, 1902.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “Personal", November 17, 1902.

The Biloxi Daily Herald, “City News", March 16, 1903.

The Biloxi Mirror, “R. Caillavet”, September 9, 1876.

The Chicago Tribune, "Linda Bellande", September 8, 2007.

The Daily Herald, “Pilots Have Been Reinstated”, January 31, 1907.

The Daily Herald, “U. Desporte returned from East", June 4, 1908.

The Daily Herald, “Southern drinks for New York”, May 23, 1911.

The Daily Herald, “Lund Will Have Charge of Wireless Station”, July 1, 1911.

The Daily Herald, “Biloxi Society and Personal Items”, November 25, 1912.

The Daily Herald, “Policeman on vacation", January 13, 1914.

The Daily Herald, “Old comrades brought in touch: Bellande hears from old [Civil War] friend", April 23, 1914.

The Daily Herald, “Garbage gathered”, July 18, 1914.

The Daily Herald, “$100 fine given liquor dealers", July 17, 1916.

The Daily Herald, “Biloxi Runner (Harold Davidson)To Compete In Race”, September 28, 1916.

The Daily Herald, “Fine of $100 for liquor holdings”, November 2, 1916.

The Daily Herald, “Davidson Wins Loving Cup”, November 20, 1916.

The Daily Herald, “Biloxi Newsboy (Albert Ragusin) Magazine Writer”, January 5, 1917.

The Daily Herald, “Bellande’s (Peter) Hours Undergo A Change”, January 21, 1917.

The Daily Herald, “Harold Davidson Will Run in Mobile”, January 22, 1917.

The Daily Herald, “Steals Police (Pete Bellande) Bicycle”, January 22, 1917.

The Daily Herald, “Wagon load beer taken in charge, March 13, 1917.

The Daily Herald, “Mrs. DeVeaux Dies”, April 24, 1917.

The Daily Herald, “Aviator Bellande Visits Biloxi”, July 7, 1917.

The Daily Herald, “Restraining order is granted to prevent service interference', December 24, 1917.

The Daily Herald, “Too much friction cause of cops downfall asserts Mayor Glennan, January 3, 1918.

The Daily Herald, “Notice to Public", January 14, 1918.

The Daily Herald, “Fifty men entrain [Harold J. Davidson] for Camp Pike Sunday Feb. 25", February 20, 1918.

The Daily Herald, “Returns home [Harold J. Davidson], March 2, 1918.

The Daily Herald, "Biloxi Boy [Roy P. Bellande] to come home", December 6, 1918.

The Daily Herald, “Mayor and Commissioners meet and transact important business", January 8, 1919.

The Daily Herald, [Harold J. Davidson] Returns after visit", January 30, 1919.

The Daily Herald, “Gus Bellande For Justice Of Peace”, April 22, 1919.

The Daily Herald, “Harold Davidson in Track Meet”, August 28, 1919.

The Daily Herald, “Harold Davidson Returns”, September 18, 1919.

The Daily Herald, “Biloxi News Paragraphs", July 14, 1920.

The Daily Herald, “Biloxi News Paragraphs", July 14, 1920.

The Daily Herald, "Mrs. [Phillipina] Hernandez died Wednesday”, February 23, 1923.

The Daily Herald, “Anthony Belland (sic) Buried Today”, May 22, 1924.

The Daily Herald, “Pallbearers For Bellande Funeral”, May 23, 1924.

The Daily Herald, “Death of Mrs. Davidson”, April 6, 1925.  

The Daily Herald, “To Sail Across”, May 1, 1925.

The Daily Herald, “Gaddy Coach Biloxi High”, June 20, 1925.

The Daily Herald, “Coast Aviator Makes Record”, January 20, 1926.

The Daily Herald, “August Bellande to Make Race for Justice of Peace", September 1, 1926.

The Daily Herald, “Biloxi Police Desk Sargeant [sic] on vacation", November 19, 1926.

The Daily Herald, “New Plumbing Business”, February 11, 1927.

The Daily Herald, “Judge Bellande Is Candidate For Justice of Peace”, January 27, 1928.

The Daily Herald, “High Schoolers Play Hard But Lose to Finny Tribe”, April 9, 1928.

The Daily Herald, “Albert Ragusin Leaves”, May 24, 1929.

The Daily Herald, “Ocean Springs News”, May 31, 1930.

The Daily Herald, “Fickes Family Return”, September 1, 1930.

The Daily Herald, “Clarence Galle, Sr. Dies”, May 4, 1931.

The Daily Herald, “Mrs. Bellande Buried”, May 28, 1931.

The Daily Herald, “Bellande Leaves For Tryout With Cleveland Club”, June 1, 1931.

The Daily Herald, “Covering the Coast”, June 26, 1931.

The Daily Herald, “Bellande-Fickes”, December 8, 1932.

The Daily Herald, “Biloxi Boy In Lineup”, March 15, 1933.

The Daily Herald, “Atlanta Looks Like Team To Beat In Southern Loop”, March 18, 1933.

he Daily Herald, “Bellande sold to Minneapolis club", February 4, 1935.

The Daily Herald, “Attend Lott funeral", November 20, 1936.

The Daily Herald, “Bellande-Lamont”, March 30, 1937.

The Daily Herald, [Roy] Bellande promoted”, July 22, 1937.

The Daily Herald, “Bellandes In New Home”, December 4, 1937.

The Daily Herald, "Make 2000-Mile Trip", March 31, 1938.

The Daily Herald, “Charter of Incorporation of Bellande Beverage Company, Inc.”, August 19, 1938.

The Daily Herald, “Ragusin-Bellande”, November 6, 1939.

The Daily Herald, “Mildred Davidson Funeral”, February 21, 1940.

The Daily Herald, “Bellande Winner of Biloxi Golf Tourney”, January 13, 1941.

The Daily Herald, “Bellande Sets New Amateur Mark at Biloxi Golf Club”, January 27, 1941.

The Daily Herald, “Bellande Pace Setter; In Stag Golf Tournament”, March 10, 1941.

The Daily Herald, “Vote For A. Bellande”, July 31, 1943.

The Daily Herald, “Election Results”, August 5, 1943.

The Daily Herald, “Bellande Subject Of Post Article”, May 5, 1948.

The Daily Herald, “Bellande Visit”, February 20, 1950.

The Daily Herald, “Bellande Rites Set”, April 30, 1952. 

The Daily Herald, Judge A. Bellande Fatally Injured In Traffic Crash”, November  , 1953.

The Daily Herald, “Giles Peresich New Champion of Sunkist Golf Club”, May 18, 1954.

The Daily Herald, “[Mickey] Bellande is medalist for 3rd Annual Sunkist Club Championship golf event", August 7, 1956, p. 15.

The Daily Herald, “Alton Bellande names Back Bay Fire Marshal, September 20, 1957.

The Daily Herald, “One Time Marathon Runner Ends Career As Electric Serviceman”, January 1, 1960.

The Daily Herald, “Union members [United Brothers of Electrical Workers Local 1211] celebrate 20th successful year”, December 5, 1960.

The Daily Herald, “Know Your State”-The Pilot Who Was Farragut’s Pilot In The Battle of Mobile Bay, June 8, 1961, p. 4,

The Daily Herald, “Roy Bellande Head Beverage Firm Expires”, January 30, 1964.

The Daily Herald, “Ragusin Holds Civilian Record”, June 12, 1971.

The Daily Herald, “Betty Travis”, July 15, 1973.

The Daily Herald, “Bellande Beverage Company sold to Tennessee firm”, May 10, 1979.

The Daily Herald, "R.L. Fickes dead at 93", December 31, 1979.

The Daily Herald, "Four Biloxians were valuable cogs in Spring Hill machine", December 7, 1929.

The Daily Picayune, "Louis Hernandez, popular grocer succumbs suddenly to heart failure", January 24, 1907.

The Daily Review [Hayward, California], “TWA founder dead at 78”, November 18, 1976, p. 36.

The Daily Times News [Ocean Springs]"Man of the Year-[Marcel] Bellande", January 31, 1964.

The Gulfport Advocate, "Gus Bellande", February 27, 1915.

The Hartselle Inquirer [Alabama]"Hasbur W. Denning"October 16, 2007.

The Hattiesburg American, “Services today for Miss Alice Bellande”, August 21, 1967.

The Jackson County Times, “Local News Items”, August 24, 1918.

The Jackson County Times, “Edward Bellande Instructing Aviators”, September 21, 1918.

The Jackson County Times, “Local News Items”, May 29, 1920.

The Jackson County Times, “Local News Items, June 12, 1920.

The Jackson County Times, “Local News Items”, October 2, 1920.

The Jackson County Times, “Aviator Bellande Does Stunts”, May 28, 1921.

The Jackson County Times, “Edward A. Bellande Daring Aviator”, September 20, 1924.

The Jackson County Times, “Vanderbilt Plane Scoops World On S.F. Fleet Photos”, September 20, 1924.

The Jackson County Times, “Local and Personal”, December 11, 1924.

The Jackson County Times, “The Column”, March 2, 1935.

The Jackson County Times

The Los Angeles Times, “Burning Plane Pilots Given High Praise”, ?

The Naperville Sun, "Signe V. Bellande", March 3, 1999.

The Ocean Springs News, “Bellande Beverage Co. Is Largest Firm Of Its Kind On The Coast Operates Fleet Of Ten Trucks”, May 30, 1957.

The Ocean Springs Record, “Ocean Springs flyer [Eddie Bellande] now firms consultant", July 4, 1968, p. 1.

The Ocean Springs Record, “Ragusin renamed to legislative commission", November 11, 1976.

The Pascagoula Chronicle-Star, “Bellande Beverage Company” (advertisement), May 15, 1942.

The Pascagoula Chronicle-Star, “Bellande Beverage Company” (advertisement), June 5, 1942.

The Pascagoula Democrat-Star, “Local Paragraphs”, May 21, 1880.

The Pascagoula Democrat-Star

The Pascagoula Democrat-Star, “Biloxi Gleanings”, October 5, 1883.

The Pascagoula Democrat-Star, “Marine Matters”, April 18, 1884.

The Pascagoula Democrat-Star, “Biloxi City Elections”, January 9, 1885.

The Pascagoula Democrat-Star

The Pascagoula Democrat-Star, “Ocean Springs Locals”, January 7, 1898.

The Sun Herald, “Prominent Biloxian, Bellande, Dead at 72”, March 5, 1982.

The Sun Herald,  “George B. ‘Bunny’ Dubaz”, May 6, 1992.

The Sun Herald, “Felder B. O’Neal”, February 25, 1996.

The Sun Herald, "Ida 'Sue' Bellande", March 2, 1997.

The Sun Herald, “William E. Bellande Sr.”, January 23, 2002.

The Sun Herald, “Christine Dubaz”, January 24, 2002.

The Sun Herald, “Thelma Bellande”, August 4, 2002.

The Sun Herald, "Jeanette Blanchard", January 10, 2003.

The Sun Herald, "Martha B. Lashbrook", July 13, 2004, p. A6.

The Sun Herald, "Betty Faye Bellande Denning", July 22, 2005.

The Sun Herald, “Ernestine Balius Bellande”, May 19, 2005.

The Sun Herald, "Mr. John "J.B." Dubaz", April 1, 2006.

The Sun Herald, "Family, bologna made life sweet for Dubaz", April 4, 2006, p. A4.

The Sun Herald, "Foster gets medical degree", May 29, 2006, p. A11.

The Sun Herald, "Mrs. Katherine "Kate" Bellande", October 9, 2006, p. A4.

The Sun Herald, "Miss Mary Elizabeth Bellande weds Mr. Austin Blake Smith", March 8, 2009, p. F1.

The Sun Herald, "Margaret Fickes Foster", April 2, 2009, p. A4.

The Sun Herald, "Billy Ray Bellande Sr.", July 10, 2009, p. A4.

The Sun Herald, "Tomiko Ohi Burdick", February 1, 2010, p. A6.

The Sun Herald, "Lane F. Lashbrook", May 30, 2012, p. A4.

The Sun Herald, "Mrs. Alice Bellande Dubaz", Januar 22, 2013, p. A4.

The Sunday Times, “Queens After The Reign”June 21, 1998.

The Times-Picayune, "[Phillipna] Hernandez", February 22, 1923. 

The Times-Picayune, "[Stella] Hernandez-Bellande", January 20, 1928. 

The Times-Picayune, “Bellande on Al-Star ‘9’”, November 15, 1934.

The Times-Picayune, "Molly Lamont", April 3, 1937.

The Times-Picayune, "[Buster] Bellande", August 31, 1976, p.  12.

The Times-Picayune, "Bellande rites set August 31", August 31, 1976, p. 12.

The Times-Picayune, "[Phyllis] Bellande", December 3, 1985. 

The Times-Picayune, "Joseph E. Bellande Jr.", September 4, 2011.