Twenty Years Ago Items From The State of January 31, 1906.

Four persons were killed and three injured in a head-end collision on the Seaboard Air Line between northbound passenger train No. 66 and an extra freight 14 miles north of this city, at a point midway between Weddell and Blaney at 7:15 o’clock yesterday morning. The house of representatives had quite a busy day yesterday. In the morning the bank examiner bill was passed and … Continue reading Twenty Years Ago Items From The State of January 31, 1906.

Brookland High Is Winner In Contest

(Special to The Record) NEW BROOKLAND, S. C., Jan 30. Brookland High school triumphed over Blaney “Hi” Friday afternoon in a closely contested and interesting game of baskelll by the score of 19 to 18. The Brookland lads had to overcome a nine point lead to win the battle. With eight minutes to play the Blaney team had doubled the score on their opponents – … Continue reading Brookland High Is Winner In Contest

Columbia Mills JRS., Defeat Blaney High

(Special to The Record) NEW BROOKLAND, S. C., Jan. 30 – The Columbia Mills juniors got revenge for a defeat handed them last Saturday night by trimming the Blaney high school quintet Thursday night 35 to 14. The Blaney boys started off in a world but were soon checked. The shooting of Rikard was the outstanding feature, the forward ringing up 17 points. J. Bundrick … Continue reading Columbia Mills JRS., Defeat Blaney High

Blaney High Beats Columbia Mills JRS

Blaney high school defeated the Columbia Mills Juniors in an exciting game of basketball Saturday afternoon at Blaney 21 to 20. The battle was closely contested and the victory appeared to be anybody’s until the last minute of play. Roberts and Nelson were the best bets for the victors, while Rikcard a high school student and Bundrick did spectacular shooting for the victims. The line … Continue reading Blaney High Beats Columbia Mills JRS

In Honor of Blaney Visitor

Miss Cleo Evans of Blaney was the honor guest at a delightful surprise party given Thursday evening by Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Ross of New Brookland. Games were enjoyed and Misses Cleo Evans and Ruby Kelly furnished music. Refreshments were served during the evening. The guest were Misses Cleo Evans and Mildred Evans and Lena Rose of Blaney; Ruby Kelly and Eda Faye Kelly, … Continue reading In Honor of Blaney Visitor

Charlie Elkins

1907 Charlie Elkins was born on 18 Aug 1907 in South Carolina, USA a child of Hilliard Clifton Elkins and Alice Rebecca Tucker Elkins. 1910 Charlie Elkins was counted in the census on 01 May 1910 in Richland, South Carolina, USA, as a 2-year-old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, Hilliard Elkins; his mother, Alice Elkins; and brother, Joel C … Continue reading Charlie Elkins

Ruby Estelle McKay

1925 Ruby Estelle McKay was born on 23 Feb 1925 in South Carolina, USA a child of Robert Mood McKay and Lottie Grigsby McKay. 1926 She died on 12 Jan 1926 in Blythewood, Richland, South Carolina, USA. Ruby Estelle McKay was buried on 12 Jan 1926 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA at Smyrna United Methodist Church Cemetery. Her cause of death was bronchopneumonia due … Continue reading Ruby Estelle McKay