Hopkins’ Address on Tuesday was very Impressive

Expert on Soils Was Heard With Great Interest by a Large Number From Farms and City. One of the important events of the week in Columbia was the address of Dr. Cyril G. Hopkins, Tuesday at the courthouse. His address emphasized the necessity for an intelligent understanding of the soils. Since his address a movement for an appropriation for a soil survey has begun. Every … Continue reading Hopkins’ Address on Tuesday was very Impressive

James S “Jimmy” Baker

 James S “Jimmy” Baker was born in Aug 1845 in Chesterfield, South Carolina, USA a child of Elisha A Baker and Sarah Reeder.  Bethune, August 17, 1914 – J. S. Baker, a Confederate soldier, who resided a mile or so below town, died suddenly yesterday morning, August 16, 1914, at the residence of his son. Mr. Baker was 69 years of age. He leaves three … Continue reading James S “Jimmy” Baker

Richland Democratic Club Rolls

Fairmont ClubGladden, William Henry, 28, farmer, Blaney.Hodge, William, 33, farmer, BlaneyKelly, Logan, 46, farmer, BlaneyKelly, Charley, 24, farmer, BlaneyLovett, George Singleton, 34, farmer, BlaneyRoss, Lawrence David, 38, farmer, BlaneySanders, Archie Ceagers, 35, farmer, BlaneySanders, Warren Dalton, 27, farmer, BlaneyThornton, Melton, 43, farmer, Blaney *Not all information was index in the article. Any name pertaining to Blaney has been index. Continue reading Richland Democratic Club Rolls

Richland Democratic Club Rolls

Wayside Club, Bloom, Noah, 44, farmer, Blythewood.Chappell, Oscar Fitzland, 68, farmer, Bookman.Coleman, Lewis Andrew, 32, mail carrier, Bookman.Chappell, Oscar, 40, farmer, Bookman.Craft, James, 39, farmer, Bookman.Craft, Walter David, 44, farmer, Bookman.Coleman, Virgil Preston, 21, farmer, Bookman. Dubard, Adam Daniel, 56, farmer, Blythewood.Davis, John Rember, 54, farmer, Bookman.Fudy, Andrew Cauthen, 30, farmer, Bookman.Hinnant, Willie Edmond, 40, farmer, Bookman.Howell, John Jacob, 60, farmer, Columbia.Hinnant, Haskell Hampton, 38, … Continue reading Richland Democratic Club Rolls

Visitors to Jubilee

All Sections of the State Are Represented. All visiting merchants registered yesterday at Craven hall. In registering many did so hurriedly and some of the names were not legible. Following are among the visitors in Columbia for the jubilee: T. W. Ray, Congaree; W. T. Glenn, Jenkinsville; E. H. Addy, Gilbert; J. C. Price, North; W. O. Hildebrand, St. Matthews; G. S. Rawlinson, Eatover; R. … Continue reading Visitors to Jubilee

Guest Who Are Here For the Jubilee Name From Register

The following merchants and other business men were among those who registered for the Merchants’ Jubilee. The registration is going on at Craven Hall. E. A. Ballentine, Ballentine; F. H. Prosperity; E. C. Gayle, Columbia; D. F. Pearce, Spartanburg; C. B. Sloughan, Jr., Jacksonville; J. Goldsmith, Charleston; J. A. Dixon, Lykesland; E. C. Clark, Chapin; L. K. Fulmer, Chapin; R. E. Milton, Rock Hill; W. … Continue reading Guest Who Are Here For the Jubilee Name From Register

More Than 200 have Accepted The Invitations

Merchants Jubilee Promises to be Largely Attended this Week Last night at 9 o’clock more than 200 acceptances of invitation to the Merchants’ Jubilee had been received by R. W. Holcombe, secretary of the chamber of commerce. The Jubilee will be held in Columbia, August 11 and 12. The invitations, reading as follows, set out the aims and purposes of the occasion: “We want you … Continue reading More Than 200 have Accepted The Invitations