Happenings Last Week In Pacific Community

The Silver Cross circle of the Kings’ Daughter held its monthly meeting Wednesday afternoon with Mrs. R. R. Hammond at her home on Parker avenue. Assistant hostesses were Mrs. J. A Snelling and Mrs. J. W. Reynolds. Miss Julia Barnett read a passage on the theme of “Excess Baggage” and MRs. C. K. Wise lied in prayer. It was voted to discontinue the meeting for … Continue reading Happenings Last Week In Pacific Community

Columbia Legion Juniors Defeat Blaney CCC Outfit

Close Training With 15-0 Shutout – Open Official Season Tomorrow Afternoon Against Bishopville at University Field. Columbia Legion juniors, completing preparations for opening of their schedule tomorrow afternoon at University field against Bishopville, whitewashed the Blaney CCC nine of the Carolina campus yesterday afternoon, 15 to 0. The local boys secured only seven hits off Northrup and Martin, but the visitors were wild afield and … Continue reading Columbia Legion Juniors Defeat Blaney CCC Outfit

Columbia Legion Juniors Play Blaney Today; Open Official Season Monday

Governor and Mayor to Participate in Ceremonies of Game Against Bishopville – Setzler Compiles Roster of Local Squad With Required Statistics. Columbia Legion Juniors, who will open their official campaign against Bishopville at University field Monday afternoon, will close their preseason practice at 4:30 this afternoon in a game with the Blaney CCC camp on the same grounds, Coach Deke Koosa announced yesterday. A big … Continue reading Columbia Legion Juniors Play Blaney Today; Open Official Season Monday

Koosa Picks Team to Open Legion Junior Competition; Plans Pushed For 1st Game

By Banjo Smith Deke Koosa’s American Legion baseball team is ready for tis 1937 campaign. Monday at 4 o’clock o’clock the youngsters will open district 7 elimination warfare at University field with Bishopville. Thereafter they will meet other district teams, Sumter and Elloree, in further competition. Prices Monday will be 10 and 25 cents. As a sort of dress rehearsal, the Juniors will engage the … Continue reading Koosa Picks Team to Open Legion Junior Competition; Plans Pushed For 1st Game

Fight Declared on Boll Weevil

Demonstration Arranged In Richland, Kershaw. Pee Dee Infested. In a determined Fight on the boll weevil, reported very active this year in the state, David R Hopkins, Richland county agent, has arrange four boll weevil poisoning demonstrations in all of the county. At Camden yesterday County Agent McCarley also announced a schedule of meetings to be held at various points in Kershaw county during the … Continue reading Fight Declared on Boll Weevil

To Attend Out-of-Town Marriages.

Mr. and Mrs. Hugh M. James and Miss Isabel Wells left Thursday for Quitman, Ga. They are in Quitman for the weding of Mrs. James’ sister, Eugenia Paul Tillman, and James R. McKenzie, and this marriage is to take place today at St. James Episcopal Church. Miss Tillman has been making her home in Columbia for the past few years. She is a member of … Continue reading To Attend Out-of-Town Marriages.