This Saturday Night

This Saturday NightThe 4th Annual Dixie Finals Saturday, October 2 *Funny Cars “Jungle Jim” “Liberman Chevy II Gene Snows “Rumbuncious” Dodge Charger * Fuel Dragsters “TV TOMMY” IvoTennessee Bo-WeevilThe Voodoo IIThe MoonburstCasto & Boggs * Pro Stocks – a full field of Chevies, Fords, & Mopars including HUBERT PLATT’S “Georgia Shaker” MAVERICK $8,000 PurseAll NHRA CLASSES WILL COMPETE Gates Open 3:00 P.M.Racing Begins 7:30 P.M. … Continue reading This Saturday Night

Boykin Lewis Hornsby, Sr

1911 Boykin Lewis Hornsby, Sr was born on January 2, 1911 South Carolina, son of Michael Ernest “Mike” Hornsby and Dove “Dovie” Motley Watts Hornsby. 1971 SUMTER – Boykin L. Hornsby, Sr., 60, died Friday, September 17, 1971 in a local hospital. Mr. Hornsby was born in Elgin, a son of the late Mike Hornsby and Dovie Motley Hornsby. A veteran of World War II, … Continue reading Boykin Lewis Hornsby, Sr

The State’s Survey

By Harry R. E. Hampton A moratorium, we take it, means that a cuntry needn’t settle up until it settles down. – Bob Gonzales (1888-1916) in THE STATE’S SURVEY. By now, no doubt, all bets on whether the Carolina stadium would be finished in time for Tech have been paid off. Since the Highway Department is paving every pig track in its spider web of … Continue reading The State’s Survey