Pontiac Man Sells First Bale in Richland County

Ike Jacobs of Pontiac sold the firs reported bale of cotton in Richland county Tuesday morning.

Ginned by the E. T. Bowen firm of Blaney, the bale weighed 505 pounds and brought 40 cents. The grade was middling.

August 16, 1951  State (published as The State)  
Columbia, South Carolina
Page 25

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.