(submitted by and photos by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)
Anis, located about 15 miles north of Kosciusko, was established betueen 1840 and 1850. It was named for Mrs. Anis Gibson. J.T. Short operated a horse—powered gin here at that time. In 1878 Cal Brister established a steam—powered gin and grist mill at this site.
Anis has been extinct since 1910.
GPS: 33.269786, -89.590465
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