Eddie Brown entered the Good Samaritan hospital shortly after 1 o’clock this morning suffering from a broken leg suffered in an automobile accident near Blaney last night. Brown, who gave his home as Norwalk, Conn., was en route to Columbia, he told hospital authorities, but he did not give any details of the accident in which he was hurt. He was resting as well as … Continue reading HAS LEG BROKEN IN AUTO ACCIDENT


Special to The State. Spring Hill, Aug. 15. – The children, grandchildren, relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. T. C. Sessions of Blaney tendered them a most sumptuous dinner Saturday in honor of their birthday. Mr. Sessions was 72 years old, while Mrs. Sessions is 71, both having been born August 13. The table was spread in a pretty grove in front of the … Continue reading DINE AGED COUPLE ON COMMON BIRTHDAY


SURPRISE PARTY FOR BIRTHDAY Miss Cora Harmon of Horrell Hill, was surprised with a birthday party, Friday evening. Jasper Harmon of Eastover was also an honor guest at the party. the guests were also entertained with music and games. The Table in the dining room held two birthday cakes with lighted pink candles. Ice cream and cake were served. Those present were: Misses Cora Harmon, … Continue reading GOSSIP of SOCIETY and WOMEN’S CLUBS

Columbia Society, Women’s Clubs, Philanthropies

At Horrell Hill A number of young folk surprised Miss Cora Harmon at her home at Horrell Hill at a birthday party which also complimented Jasper Harmon. Music and games were enjoyed, and later in the evening the guests were invited into the dining room where the two pretty birthday cakes with pink tapers were placed on a table. Ice cream and cake were served … Continue reading Columbia Society, Women’s Clubs, Philanthropies

Nancy Irvin

1870 Nancy Branham was born on 11 Jan 1870 in South Carolina, USA a child of Albert Branham and Sallie Branham. 1900 Nancy Irving was counted in the census on 15 Jun 1900 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 28-year-old, female, married, white, wife. Also in the home was her husband, Sammie Irving; and their children, John Irving, Lizzie Irving, Maggie Irving, Lillie … Continue reading Nancy Irvin

State Park

Special to The State. State Park. Aug. 6. – Mr. and Mrs. William Ellis. Miss Harling and Mr. Quattlebrum of Columbia were guest of Steve S. Penn during the weekend. The Rev. Robert S. Truesdale of Rock Hill conducted services here Thursday afternoon. A large and appreciating audience was in attendance. Miss Artitia Fairy of Columbia was the guest during the week of her brother, … Continue reading State Park