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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - August 4, 1957, Florence, South CarolinaFace 10-a miss Florence entries the f1.0renck morning news. Florence. S. C. Grew before time of Christ dargans dig up petrified tree at farm near Mechanicsville sunday Imo Xinu. 4, 1ji57 Ann Altman blonde Hue eyed 19. Wants to be come an actress second Choice hair Styler. Likes done ing water skiing and swim Ming. She is sponsored by Rainwater Gas and Oil co. In the miss Florence Poge ont. Louette Thornton dark Brown hair Blue eyed 18. A disk jockey likes to sew and Lores to act. Plans career As dress designer. College freshman. She is sponsored by Grady Deas school of Fine arts. Barbara Hill 21, Brown hair Brown eyed. One of the singing Hill Sisters has Model ing experience no relation to the miss Florence 1957, Barbara Hill. She is sponsored by guaranty Bank and Trust co. Johnsonville seeks old school District by a news staff writer Pamplico. Aug. 3-the chair Man of Florence county dist. 3 school Board said Here today the question of separate school Riis tire amount will be used to make repairs on schools at Honnah. School officials Al Johnsonville i reported that Sale of school prop. Erties from the old District i inquest set in Manning Auto deaths special in the news Max mag. Aug. 3 an inquest by Shukhan morning news staff h Riler aug. 3 n the Shade of an ased Elm tree the Dargan Plantation near Here Ftp two heavy sections of petrified Wood. They arc both apparently from the same three because Nih Bear similar Markines of Grain and even in some places of bark. To determine the approximate. Nile of the Wood folded Stone would require tests by experts. H is definite however that the Ori Ginal tree grew a Cluries before the Lime of Christ. Petrified Wood contrary to a popular belief is not Tran Forina Tion of the Wood elements to bul a replacing molecule by mole Cule in the rotting Wood by a Crystal washing Over the tree or pressed against ii. The tree be comes a Mold or the elements around it. Kraeh Small Rihaner lakes hundreds of years and must he he roman nod by the proper conditions. According to the National encyclopedia Trees in the Arizona petrified Forest grew in trias sic period in the age of reptiles approximately 200 million years Iran rills to d for Johnsonville had not com amounted v before the District boned. I p. D. Poston. District trustee House into the Fiffi Fores chairman g. 1. Finklea added confirmed Venters claim he said j5 of mrs Viar a Rulle been thai no meeting has been Sel to taxpayers Are carry nil Ida Snyrer. Both take up the question. Ling the rest of the District. My mrs by adj i will withhold comment on the i " As instantly last sunday in Issue until More definite action is District 3 includes Hannah car driven Oil s. Snyder. 51. Finklea said. Pamplico. Vox. Prosperity Trini. The local Hospital wed formed Are now extinct. As is probably the Case with he Dargan specimens. What broke he tree Down and pressed it into he proper elements will never be Nown. It could easily have been s Spiney backed Riina Saur. Or Ava from a Volcano. Mrs. Dar Jan stated that several creeks have through Hie area where the ree w As found. Certa1nlv. Loo. However the South Carolina coastal Plains have Wen washed Over by the Ocean several times since the tree was ingried. According in the National cyclopedia in most instances the Rees of ancient forests were Brown Down possible by Earth quakes before being buried and fossilized. Or else wore transported by the elements some distance from the place where they Origi Nally grew. In Yellowstone Park the encyclopedia states extensive forests of Sequoias have been found Peri Ifield in their growing positions their weathered and broken trunks projecting 20 to 40 feet above the ground. In the slope of the amethyst this week in business pee Dee area hit by Cement slowdown a two month Long strike in most of Ilic nation s Cement manufacturing plants has curtailed construction and production of con Crete products by several Pec Dee firms during recent weeks com Pany officials reported yesterday. Most strikers went Back to work said. Cross Sain the strike hit Florence during its Peak month of business. Christopher i Sillus of Heady mix Concrete co. Said was Cut off considerably by the strike lie said the Plant was not forced to Lay off employees since several users of Concrete last week but Normal Low of a might Marc Dichl in construction in no plan by expected to require about another he compan Liscs week the officials said. 3 b cd Man he hardest hit in Florence were the Heady mix Concrete co. And it. Hall .ik., Malinger of Florence Concrete products co. Wallace Concrete pipe co. Here Concrete products co. Played r off said a special shipment from a half of its 14 employees during the i non striking Plant and Cement month Fred Cross president. Arlington a. One brother Al. L. Stored in Plant warehouses enabled them to continue production at near Normal capacity. Webster Lake City one step-1 David m. Durant of Durant Berle Barker Char Eslon and seven grandchildren. Funeral services will be held it 5 p. In. Sunday from the Apps funeral Home conducted by the lev. J. L. Wall. Interment will Ollow cry. In the Casselman Ceme construction said the shortage has no caused any serious delay in construction for his firm. However he added that Pijie pouring of some foundations was postponed and that Cement had to be bought a difference in Ages William a. Barren jr., 13, grandson of b. D. Dorgon inspects petrified relics of an ancient age. Morning news photo deaths funerals from suppliers in several nearby towns to keep Pace with demands. Loral Cement users said plants pallbearers will be Marshall Alt which Supply this area went Brick Nan. Alton Brown. Zola Godwin. To work last week. Two of the Dewilt Donald Batten and principal suppliers a a Harleyville Plant and an Alabama Plant have already begun making shipments they Isaac Elijah Scott Bishopville. Aug. 3 funeral services for Isaac Elijah Scott have been changed and arc Sel for sunday at 4 p. M. From i Concord methodist Church near Luc know s. C. Closed every thursday or. Joe w. Phillips phone 7522 chiropractor in the Trust since 1930 i Mountain within the Park n Peri Bryon Lawhon funeral services for n. Bvron Lawhon will be conducted at 4 p. M. Today in Salem meth Odist Church Timmonsville by the Kev. George w. Whitaker pastor. The body will remain at Waters fun time Church. Lington and before her marriage to Hiram l. Williams she was Eliosa Carter daughter of the late she had lived in Hartsville for 50 years and was a charter Mem Penney s always first Quatty Darlington. Aug. 3 Claudia Elizabeth Wilson died sunday school for Many years Ollen spoke of teaching three Gen mass Llau Dlo Wilson Lerat ions. The Lisa Williams Cir Cle was named for her. Survivors include five sons. W. Earle Williams. Rock Hill her ,1ns morning at the Wilson clinic Vwilliams. Columbia Paul p after a Long illness. Williams. Leslier Williams and funeral services will be held at l of to . Sunday at her residence. 13 and Broad St. Rev. Wilham the body will be s. Jones pastor of the first Bap j 15 to 20 stories highest Church will officiate. Burial Al Nome exposed. Trees of Sticces-1 will be in Grove Hill aul on Are imposed on the slope miss Wilson was born in until the time for nit 2.000 feet of strata. Hill a daughter of the late e Simce John f. Wilson and Fannie Mur pieces Ray Wilson. She taught music in the two petrified weigh several j i r Witri Iii. Iii nun Arch nouns Johnsonville mayor Odell yen by and in Ansonville before Consol " i11 Oft juries received to i _ i .111 tic inc innit in _ ideation. Pamplico and Hannah which occurred b. D. Dargan when he was ters yesterday was quoted As say tog. Don t believe we Are two areas the Johnsonville of. Be digging. A Pond near the House Felting a fair1 Deal in this Consoli Licals want to drop were in i according to m. Dated school business. Were jollies District. I lulls Clarendon count promised Many things we have Tot received. We plan immediate Legal action directed at putting Back into being our old school Dis pc it. Ray Wilson. She taught music in m l Darlington Tor Many years. Miss m Coster Wilson was a member of the j Lake City aug. 3 Raj to in first Baptist Church in Darling i i Hster. Mechanic of Lake Cit first monday special women s Cotton dresses 65 surviving is one brother de died Early saturday morn by at the Home of Bis sister. Mrs. Earli Earl e school in the District other than the one at Pamplico. However. Venters was quoted As saying his i proposed District could provide Mies in the month of july which i fun u one no pc mrs i is believed to be a record of sections were m the of Pitsburg. A. Manufacturer so close out the Florence county Dele one by adding three rooms to the nation told us we could have the Noncy received from Sale 01 abandoned school property. We plan county to finance a Ball Park in Finklea present Johnsonville negro ele Johnsonville. The legislature said we could have that Money plus that belonged to the Dis Trici. Now it appears that the in Centary school if needed. Representative Phillip Pamplico said today. We promised in help Johnson is believed to be a record for the county. After 15 minutes deliberation a Coroner s jury resumed a Verdic that Shirley Temple Montgomery 6, came to her death when sir ran in front of a car driven Sylvester Adger. 31. The Accident Ville build a Ball Park aside i Lynn voidable. According to Coroner from that. He refused comment Bradham. On the Issue Liml on adjoining farms five Miles from Manning on High pee Dee weather facts highest 97 year ago 85. Lowest 73 year ago 72. Mean 85 year ago 79. 7 . 7 . 83. Rain none year ago Trace. Total this month 1.20. Deviation from Normal plus 0.61. Total this year 22.97. A. Deviation from Normal minus the 90s 6.op. Sunrise . Sunset . Myrtle reach tides High . . Low . . Stages Al . Watch Iee icam dem missing. Great pee d be Iche Rawi 5.7 rising. Great pee Dee pee Dee 5.8 rising. I lynches Klein Cham falling. N Tahk Ash i unit Plikss Apfl thru Hureau or Perl of Lilyh hour. Lot. Am 18 the weather North Carolina hot Sun. Day with Only widely scattered thundershowers sunday afternoon and evening. Monday not As hot Wilh widely scattered Thunder showers occurring mostly o South portion. High temperatures South Carolina partly Cloudy and hot sunday will widely scattered afternoon and Evenin High sunday 9 to 98. Way 260. Racial talks got him Down Charlotte. N a aug. 3 i apparently All this segregation talk was too much for one North carolinian. Glenn Chitwood about 38. Of Charlotte was arrested Here to Day after he tried to Starl a one Man integration movement armed with a .22 Caliper pistol. That Chitwood Ifield negro into is morning and served Al the counter. Chitwood i used the pistol to up his de partly Cloudy 1 " arrived As chit Dale noon and Thunder i showers. High sunday 94 to 98. Vood was leaving the canc with Way of the digging and were pulled up. The largest Section measures about 10 feet in diameter and is it is requested that Moi omitted. The body will remain at Kistler i air. Webster was a life Ong Ivers be resident of Lake City a son inc late Mack l. And Elizabeth i Kistler i mood Webster educated in Hij a oui 10 feet in diameter and is funeral Home until 10 . Sun Lake City Public schools hinged a Bright Orange probably Day at which time she will be a Memon Odh from Iron oxide. Both sections Are taken to her residence on Broad he was a Onechan i d mottled in the greens Blacks Transfer Echan c Al surviving Are his widow. Mrs Gertrude Hodges Webster of Charleston and mrs. Bessie Simon i Whites of very detail of the tree has been preserved in the transform lion. The age of the tree when it Arthur p. Kingstree. Aug. 3 Arthur it i to Miguil was ripped Down could easily be j Paden Han Iiara retired median or Ier mis. Juanita Hickson Charles three Sisters. Mrs the Stone. Determined by a forester for each i pc of the Cedar swamp Chinmu. Ring of growth is distinctly in Ity tier Kingstree. Died saturday morning at his Home alter a Long illness. Funeral services will be con ducted at 4 p. M. Sunday in Bur Gess funeral Home by the Rev. Wayne c. Losey. To some places even the bark and apparent markings on the in Ink made by life during the tree s life have been preserved by tie. Molding of the elements. In other places the ravages of nature since the Trees were dug up have left their Mark. Chips of he petrified Wood broken off by wind and rain Lay near the Slone Runks. A family of toads have dug under one piece. Mrs. Dargan has offered the ree to the Florence museum and t s expected that the specimens be displayed As evidence of he Long Long history of Southai Ulius charged by police with currying a concealed weapon drunkenness a damage losers. Mrs. Godwin a is. A. Fia lev of and mrs. Bessie Sim new of season in latest patterns and styles Junior misses women half sizes rack after rack of dresses to choose from come Early follow the crowd to Penney s injiyj.1 col Lee. He has been am later when Chitwood report burial will be in Tisdale Ceme i Tery. Or. Hanna was a lifelong Resi Dent of Williamsburg county son of the. Late d. Henry and Sarah Brown Hanna. Surviving Are his widow. Alberta Mccrea Hanna a son. Lewis p. Hanna. Kingstree four grandchildren five Sisters. Mrs. Fred l. Dodgers. Mrs. Clyde Rori Gers. Miss Mamie Hanna and miss Alice Hanmi. All of Kingstree aug mrs. Joseph s. A Lyell us Charles ton two Brothers. I Arl Hannshi of Andrews and James Hanna of Kings ree. Sen. Johnston Calls president device of millionaire clan Lam Befun. Sen. Olin d i. I. N r., i w Cut Kun isl Yio . J . Aug 3 w Limp to time within our Inni it h inn Stan bitterly Coli sized the be republicans for their stand on Riv u bar rights legislation monetary pol Manv to the binding of the command foreign Trade. Of his Cabinet and risen Unver has the vice of if Elvelt d Hiti harking Back in the 1p52 presidential Campaign the instances by Calcutt infant Robert Julian Calculi one Day old son of Julian i. And Ada Whittl head Calculi died at p. M. Saint Day at a local . Or mrs. Calculi reside at 52b Wisteria or. Funeral services will be con ducted at the grave in my Hope Larkins Boyd s giant. 2 Sylle buy 2 of an one men s nominates Wallace postman taxes and misled citizens came into our farm among other Southern towns and Rural areas Vul Una in .1 wide am Lur a As Smith has m oily Dan dial j i the civil rights fight in the in i c is Nail. Tun Junit it nut no i Lilii Hal helped of Xii in u the Lull Down into a pie Riihl in Vole Lull. Ii the n k on Llu l from he . Omni ruin the i l d Mii Iii Iro ii Chr no Campaign Johnston Ometery Al p. M. Today by supported m do Edward r Yrd " Ali Panine survivors include three Sisters. Janice. Irene and Julia Ann Cal Culi All of the Home maternal grandmother mrs. Ii. K. Tri Luck. Lake cily and the paternal grand father. W. Cd Tuii of Kukral Horne will be in of the to Promise All kinds of heavenly thin Jas. After Iliev Weie Len red soul in Al out on the Aii sude Tai ill the Siil Livre people. Nice tin Kiihn Sunn also Al marked clime l sport shirts ,98 up c f values up buy get in Lii Al joined the Southern ranks. Washington Anc .1 per ident Kis Enborn has stir in South f irn Luu. arc m. Crouch. Luth alone ton to. Death i ill in Nomi nation i ii the lie publicans. Fill Chr i 1 he lip Inocian my can the Fli Justice Karl Warren an ii Hower since Karl Warren look the Johnston said. The us in Mann the or publicans. Johnson said Prem court has almost con on if Side of the radicals. In approximately 23 full of Rii Lins deals hip r nov n in. I hum it i n a ankle. He South and its leaders and policies so would have been beaten to. Shif Wilbou help Smith that j i May Are mixed up they a in Linurd. Mixed up a life in r Nin than repress f such m. The from rights in civil i rulings m my mrs Rosa Williams . Ans. 3 mrs. Hasa william.-., died no her Home Early saturday Itkor Zmij. Funeral services will of held Al 5 . O a Lark sind a Althe in Nulli Street Baptist Church. Kev. K. K. Anderson and Hev. .1. A. Scam Nitro will have . in Cen if her hns hand who Riipi n my. Was born in men s Slacks values 8.95 i up buy 2.gel i free ties buy 2, get 1 free socks buy 2 gel i free this is the month for terrific bargains Many Many other items reduced ladies dresses blouses i free buy 2.get i free Uttie girl s dresses buy 2.gel i free new fail merchandise arriving daily charge accounts invited take months to pay Larkins Boyd s Florence Darlington Lake City and Boyd s sport Myrtle Beach Complete of port ult

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