Bowen’s Briefs

Misses Lydia Croxton, Irma Floyd and Virgiia Way spent last weekend in Kershaw. Miss Dot Hough is spending the weekend in Orangeburg. Misses Lydia Mae Croxton and Virginia Way will accompany her. Miss Evelyn Hughes is visiting her mother in the Florence hospital this weekend. Miss Dorothy Deason is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Deason, of Pageland. Miss Sarah Deason visited her … Continue reading Bowen’s Briefs

Reverend Luther Brinton Jeffcoat

1913 Reverend Luther Brinton Jeffcoat was born January 21, 1913, son of Martin Luther Jeffcoat and Mary Viola Smith Jeffcoat. 1939 L. Brinton Jeffcoat, 26, of West Columbia was instantly killed this morning when his car struck a pier of a Southern railroad underpass about three miles from West Columbia about 9:45 o’clock. Mr. Jeffcoat was in the insurance business and a former pastor of … Continue reading Reverend Luther Brinton Jeffcoat

Beta Club Organized At Blaney High School

Blaney, Nov. 4 – A Beta club was organized at the Blaney high school Friday, October 27, by the students of the tenth and eleventh grades. The following officers were elected: President, Sara Bowen; vice president, Doris Reynolds; secretary, Dora Lee Campbell; treasurer, Mattie Belle Paschal; program committee chairman, Doris Maddox, Lilia Price and Mary Goff; reporter, Marjorie Outlaw, and sponsors, Miss Helena Willis and … Continue reading Beta Club Organized At Blaney High School

Many Attend Baptist Union Meeting Here

One of the best Quarterly meetings ever held by Fairfield Baptist Association training union workers was conducted last night at Crescent Hill Baptist church, Two Notch road. Delegates were present from a large number of the association’s 43 churches and also seven church pastors. W. B. Jones, Associational director, was in charge of the meeting which was opened by singing and prayer by the Rev. … Continue reading Many Attend Baptist Union Meeting Here

Negro Methodist Minister Get New Assignments

Negro Methodist Minister Get New Assignments Spartanburg, Nov. 3. – Dr. G. E. Curry of Philadelphia, Pa., and general manager of the book concern of the African Methodist Episcopal church, preached the ordination sermon last Sunday morning which closed the Columbia annual conference held here at Trinity church. Following the sermon a large class of deacons and elders were ordained by Bishop J. S. Flipper, … Continue reading Negro Methodist Minister Get New Assignments

43 Churches Send Delegates Here To Baptist Session

Delegates from 43 churches of the Fairfield Baptist association training union held a quarterly meeting last night at Crescent Hill Baptist church, Two Notch road. W. B. Jones, associational director, was in charge of the meeting which was opened by singing and prayer by the Rev. J. H. Reed of Cayce. Separate conferences were held by the various leaders of the union in charge of … Continue reading 43 Churches Send Delegates Here To Baptist Session