Boys Arrested for Auto Theft

Two Texas Lads Held in Camden With Richmond Car – Kimball Heard at Blaney Camden, June 20. – Two white lads, apparently about eighteen years of age, were arrested here Sunday by Constable W. L. Stokes and placed in jail, charged with stealing a new Dodge car. Tilford Stafford, of Dallas, Texas, and Dillard Britton, of Shreveport, La., were the names of the boys as … Continue reading Boys Arrested for Auto Theft

Negro in “Pen” for Attempted Attack on Girl

Camden, June 15. – A telephone message from Blaney requested officers here to come there Wednesday morning and assist in apprehending a negro boy, Bratton Boyd, who was charged with attempting to commit an assault upon a 13 year old white girl, Sheriff Welch, Chief of Police Whitaker and other officers and citizens left for the scene immediately. The boy was arrested in Camden while … Continue reading Negro in “Pen” for Attempted Attack on Girl

Camden Is Making Big July 4 Plans

Five Military Companies to Participate in Program – Other Camden News. Camden, June 12. – Extensive preparations are being made for the biggest Fourth of July celebration Camden has ever had. There will be five military companies here for the day. A band of twenty-two pieces from Union, will furnish the music. A grand parade will be one of the attractions. Baseball games will be … Continue reading Camden Is Making Big July 4 Plans

The Kershaw County Democratic Executive Committee Met

The Kershaw county Democratic executive committee met recently and fixed the assessments of candidates as follows: State senator, $25; house of representatives, $20; sheriff, $30; probate judge, $30; auditor, $30; treasurer, $30; magistrate in DeKalb Township, $30; magistrate at Kershaw, $10; all other magistrates, $5. Ten campaign meetings were arranged, as follows; Blaney, August 14; Rabon’s Cross Road, August 15; Cleveland School House, August 16; … Continue reading The Kershaw County Democratic Executive Committee Met