Leslie Lawrence Branham

1919 Leslie Lawrence Branham was born on 16 May 1919 a child of John Mann Branham and Daisy Eva Crossland Branham. 1920 Leslie Branham  was counted in the census on 10 Jan 1920 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA  as an eight-month-old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, John Branham; his mother, Daisy Branham; and his siblings, Willie D. Branham, … Continue reading Leslie Lawrence Branham

Norman Talmadge Cook

1913 Norman Talmadge Cook was born on 03 Aug 1913 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA a child of Samuel Lewis Cook and Daisy Irene Morgan.  1944 On January 3, 1944, Norman T Cook was listed as the father on the death certificate for Infant Cook. 1976  He died on 27 Oct 1976 in Camden, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA at Kershaw County Memorial Hospital. Norman … Continue reading Norman Talmadge Cook

Beadle Set For Blaney

ELGIN – Raymond Beadle and his Blue Max Mustang have been added to the lineup for Saturday night’s Dixie Finals at Blaney Drag Strip. Track officials announced Thursday that the Dallas, Tex., veteran would replace Ron Jackson in the four-car Funny Car division. Jackson was forced to withdraw because of mechanical difficulites. Beadle will be challenged in the Funny Car ranks by Tommy Ivo, Larry … Continue reading Beadle Set For Blaney

The 9th Annual Dixie Finals

Sat., Oct 2nd Gates open 3:30 PM – Race Begins 7:30 PM “BIG DADDY” Don Garlits “TV” Tommy Ive Clayton Harris Larry Fullerton“TROJAN HORSE” Aland Star’s Starliner Don Jackson’s Mandingo Edwards Brothers Black Magic FUNNY CARS * FUEL DRAGSTERS * PRO STOCKS all NHRA Classes will run Admission $6 Children under 1`2 free with parent in Spector area. Blaney Drag Strip 20 Miles North of … Continue reading The 9th Annual Dixie Finals