Florence Morning News Newspaper Archives Dec 11 1953, Page 3

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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - December 11, 1953, Florence, South CarolinaNiday morning december 11, 1953 the Florence morning news Florence 8. C. Pages a shop fri., nights until 9pm this Marion miss 2-year-old Luree Davis daughter of or. And Glen David was among the throng greeting Santa Santa Cluj in pre Christmas visit to Marion wednesday. Immediately after the Parade she went straight Back and showed her father what St. Nick had presented her. Photo for the morning news by Lewis Paige studio organized in 7903 Bishopville Bank planning 50th anniversary program special to the morning news Bishopville dec. 10 the Peoples Bank of Bishopville will celebrate its 50th anniversary next tuesday. On that Day the Bank s officers directors and staff will invite the people of Lee county to observe the completion of a half Century of service to the citizens of this Section. The Bank started on december and had a very Small be ginning. Its resources in 1903 amounted to Only today the resources of the Bank coffer Donee group plans Friday Stow special to the morning news Hartsville dec. 10 Mem Bers of he student modern dance club will stage a dance program at Coker College Friday. This Medley of original dances is to be presented at the a. M. Assembly period in the school auditorium. Mrs. To Bishop Saunders instructor in dancing and faculty adviser of the club supervised the choreography and is directing the performance. She will also appear on the pro Gram along with ten College girl club members. Student choreographers include senior Harriet Haun of Hartsville president of the modern dance club senior Joan Griffin of Augusta ga., club Secretary treasurer Mary Catherine Calcutt of Conway also a senior and Junior Faith Fennegan of Fairmont n. C. Other club members to take part in the Friday program Are Ann Askins of Gaffney Pat Beachum of Wadesboro n. C. Beth Black Mon of Hartsville. Ann Harper of Belvedere Peggy Rogers of Harts Ville and Eunice Williamson of route 4, Nichols. Jane Ingram of Hartsville is piano accompanist for the dance group. More Cash urged for weather Bureau Washington dec. 10 my special advisory committee told Secretary of Commerce weeks to Day that As a result of Penny Pinch ing the u. S. Weather Bureau Musl operate on standards 20 to 40 years behind the the United states spends Abou 18 cents a head yearly on weather services exclusive of military weather programs while Sovie Russia according to an estimate 10 years old spends 47 cents the committee said. It called for the strongest pos sible support in budgetary mat ters for the weather Bureau by the department of Commerce. The Bureau is part of the Commerce department. Re listed at it is interesting to note that in 923 the assets of the Bank had in leased to and that in 933 its assets had declined to the first National Bank of Bish Pville closed its doors in March 930, and the Bishopville National Bank closed on Jan. 2, 1932. During this period the Peoples Bank of Bishopville remained in a Trong financial condition and closed Only when president Hoose Elt ordered a Bank moratorium n 1933. Or. A. C. Baskin then president proved the soundness of the Bank my was successful in opening it after Only a few Days after All Janks had been closed by presiden Ial order. During its 50 year history the Peoples Bank of Bishopville has lad five presidents and eight Cash ers. The presidents in the order a which they served Are As Fol own w. C. Rogers George m. Stud key or. A. C. Baskin or. Eldridge Baskin and win. P. Bas tin now president. Cashiers were Julian c. Rog ers t. E. H. Stephenson d. J. Winn jr., z. M. Skinner. C. W. Calhoun. Joe e. Durant Eldridge Baskin and Henry g. Martin or. Present cashier. The first Home of the Peoples Bank was in the building now occupied by arrants Barber shop. The present Home which has been greatly remodeler and improved on the inside is the former Home of the Bishopville Nasonal Bank. At present there Are Only two Banks in Lee county both being Sund financial institutions. They Are the Peoples Bank of Bishopville and the Peoples Bank of Lynchburg. At one time the county had Banks at Elliott and St Charles As Well As banking in Bishopville and Lynchburg. Size does t count in drug resistance Davis Calif. Dec. 10 0 Bull or a mouse have More resistance to knockout drops _ prof. Stuart a. Peoples a University of California veterinary scientist Buildt a machine big enough for a Bull Tocheck the effect of anaesthetics on various sized animals. He discovered size had nothing to do with an animal s resistance to anaesthetics. 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