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Plad is an unincorporated community in Dallas County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.

History

A post office called Glad was established in 1891, and remained in operation until 1960. The community's name was supposed to signify that the townspeople were "Glad" they had finally secured a post office (a postal error accounts for the error in spelling, which was never corrected).

Coordinates: 37°44′55″N 92°58′32″W / 37.74861°N 92.97556°W / 37.74861; -92.97556


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