Pauline Wood Mason

1895 Pauline Wood Mason was born April 26, 1895 in Blaney, daughter of James Wiley Wood Sr. and Mary Albert Wood. 1968 Funeral services for Mrs. Pauline Wood Mason, 73, of 721 Brookhurst Drive, Charlotte, North Carolina, formerly of Columbia, will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, September 1, 1968, in Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, conducted by the Rev. Paul Wheeler. Interment will … Continue reading Pauline Wood Mason

Last Regular Race of ’68 Season

Blaney Drag Strip ELGIN, S.C. 20 Miles North of Columbia on U. S. 1 Saturday, August 31st Gerald Holland’s “Wheelie” TruckTHE STRANGE FORDWheel Stands the Entire Quater-Mile Plus SUPER STOCKS andAll NHRA Classes will run for a BIG $1300 Purse Gates Open 4:00 P.M.Classification Closes 7:30 P.M.Eliminations 8:00 P.M. Admission: Adults $2.50 Children Under 12, Free with Parent Continue reading Last Regular Race of ’68 Season

Last Regular Race of ’68 Season

Blaney Drag Strip ELGIN, S.C. 20 Miles North of Columbia on U. S. 1 Saturday, August 31st Gerald Holland’s “Wheelie” TruckTHE STRANGE FORDWheel Stands the Entire Quater-Mile Plus SUPER STOCKS and All NHRA Classes will run for a BIG $1300 Purse Gates Open 4:00 P.M. Classification Closes 7:30 P.M.Eliminations 8:00 P.M. Admission: Adults $2.50 Children Under 12, Free with Parent Continue reading Last Regular Race of ’68 Season

Benjamin Franklin Carson

1876 Banjamin Franklin Carson was born on 21 Nov 1876 in South Carolina, USA. 1940 Head of household, Benjamin Franklin Carson (63), his wife, Mattie Jane Sloan Carson (61) and daughter, Mary Alice Carson (26) rented a house for a reported $15.00 per month. It was reported the family members were all born in South Carolina. Benjamin Franklin Carson was a preacher for a church, Mattie Sloan Carson kept … Continue reading Benjamin Franklin Carson

Whetstones Visit Miami

Leon Whetstone and Frances Whetstone their daughters, Virginia Whetstone and Anne Whetstone, of 522 Woodland Hills West, recently spent several days at the di Lido Hotel in Miami Beach. On the way, the foursome stopped by Silver Springs for a ride in the glass bottom boats and to take the jungle cruise. They also enjoyed stops at Daytona Beach, St. Augustine and Marineland. Both Leon … Continue reading Whetstones Visit Miami

Beulah Agnes Motley Clark

1903 Beulah Agnes Motley Clark was born in July 11, 1903 in Blaney, South Carolina, a daughter of William J. Motley and Mary McQuade Motley. 1967 On July 21, 1967, Mrs. H. M. Clark was listed as a living sister in the obituary of Alma Elaine Motley Ross. 1968 Funeral service for Homer M. Clark, 65, of 5419 Colonial Drive, were at 4:30 p.m. today, … Continue reading Beulah Agnes Motley Clark

Blaney Drag Strip

Blaney Drag Strip ELGIN, S.C. 20 Miles North of Columbia on U. S. 1 Saturday, August 17th Dragster Race Duel – Engine Chevy Dragster Bob StratmanMiami, FloridaNHRA Record – Holder Turns Over 180 MPH PLUS . . . Tommy Shaw, Lyle Lathe, Bob Winston BIG $2300 Purse Gates Open 4:00 P.M. Classification Closes 7:30 P.M. Eliminations 8:00 P.M. Admission: Adults $2.50 Children Under 12, with … Continue reading Blaney Drag Strip

Blaney Drag Strip

Blaney Drag Strip ELGIN, S.C. 20 Miles North of Columbia on U. S. 1 Saturday, August 17th Dragster Race Duel – Engine Chevy Dragster Bob StratmanMiami, FloridaNHRA Record – Holder Turns Over 180 MPH PLUS . . . Tommy Shaw, Lyle Lathe, Bob Winston BIG $2300 Purse Gates Open 4:00 P.M. Classification Closes 7:30 P.M. Eliminations 8:00 P.M. Admission: Adults $2.50 Children Under 12, with … Continue reading Blaney Drag Strip