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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - July 5, 1957, Florence, South CarolinaFiji Day morning july 5, the Vul Pink cd mor inc Nett s. Florence. S. C. Pack on marriages judges Praise new state Law Mullins lion Mullins Lions club recently installed John h. Holt As head of its organization for the 1957-58 term. Holt re places j. Keith Mcmillan. Other officers Are or. Frank Lin g. Mason first vice pres ident w. V. Mcmillan Sec Ond vice president Waldo Hinson third vice president Ray Wiggins Secretary and Clyde King treasurer. Photo by shot wound in leg May paralyse boy . N.c., july 4 a Albemarle boy was in Ono leg by gunfire after he companions stopped to pick pears in the backyard of a ivs Dence Here last night police reported. The physician for Gary Whitley. The shooting victim said the boy May be permanently paralysed in the leg As a result. Whit Ley was in satisfactory condition at the hos Pital Leix today. Police said Whitley and three other boys on their Way Home Jitter a baseball game stopped about 11 . Fit n Pear tree in the Back Yard of inv House occupied by miss Bessy Rudisell and her Mother. Miss Rudisell heard her dogs Barking outside officers k ii. And Rife pushed a .22 Rifle out of the door and fired into the darkness. Whit Ley s companions fled in fright. An ambulance was called for the wounded boy. Thinning to prevent overcrowd ing by too Many Trees is helpful and necessary in growing the Best a nil largest timelier crop per acre. By hoi Kkt Mcl Luger of the associated 1-rr.ss Smith Carolina probate judges believe a new Law requiring altar bound pm Talos to prove their Ages is preventing Hasty marriages and blocking unions of the very Young who Lack parental Sanction. It was for these reasons that1 this year s general Assembly enacted the Ino Amire. It was Ducco by Sens. Mcfaddin of Clar Endon West of Kershaw Morrah of Greenville Brown of Barnwell and Spigner of Richland. Mcfaddin had argued heatedly that the Bill would put an end to the marriage Racket which Slinks to the High i he claimed some officials were j abetting ill advised marriages in i order to collect License fees. The legislation requires a birth certificate or a parental affidavit i specifying Aye for those Between i 18 and 21. I applicants for marriage licenses i who Are Between 21 and 2fi must i furnish documentary evidence of i their Ages satisfactory to the p to judge. All girls Between 14 and ij1 and Hoys Between lit and 18 must have parental consent to marry. Prosaic judge Cus h. Pearl j Man said in Charleston a number of Young people left without i alter being told of requirements in the new Law and never returned for their licenses. He believes results obtained in such in Mances Are highly Desir noting some cases of hard ship 1 which he feels Are not sufficient reason for la by in the i the hardship cases cited by judge Pearlman involved military 1 personnel. Uninformed of the 1 stale s new requirement the iceman takes leave to marry his girl then finds he must spend most of that time negotiating for proof of age with officials in his Home town. Judge 1 Earlman feels however that As soon As military personnel and their officers become familiar with the new situation Advance planning will such troubles. He feels also that the Law helps protect Many servicemen from Hasty thoughtless marriages with scheming women More interested in an allotment than in a Loving husband. In Greenville. Probate judge Ralph w. Drake also films the new Law working he said the principal inconvenience is to persons from bordering North Carolina who come to Green Ville then discover to their sur prise they must produce a birth. Everli Linle to obtain a marriage i License. The judge sail he is mailing letters in North Carolina officials Jin bordering counties informing i in Chi of the new South Carolina statute to Cope with this situation. Judge Drake notes u sudden j Rise in the demand Lor birth cer Kilili Calow in the clerk of court s of juice As one by product of the new i Law. In Lexington county judge Sara ii. Boozer notes a slate of confusion brought on by the re i quirk rents. But believes much Good will come from the and says she is glad to mrs. Boozer sees one defect in the fact that Many birth certificates simply list the sex of the i child and its parents without gov Jing a name. At first she required Affida-1 i vils along with the certificates to identify the subject of the birth Cerli finale but has now settled on j having a Parent accompany the applicant to confirm identity. Mrs. Boozer suggests confusion could have been avoided if proof if age had been required of All couples applying for licenses. I probate judge demos Jones in Greenwood said no problem has 1 presented itself in Greenwood county As yet Over the new Law. He said Only one person thus far has had to secure an affidavit be cause of the Lack of a Hirish Cerii i Cate. It s a Law and i believe it s going to work out All right i said Columbia s judge a. Ray Ilin Nant. Textile worker freed by jury in Oconee county wau1ai.la. July 4 i Oliv a 25-Yrar old lox lilo work-1 or was acquitted in of Misc Gen eral sessions court today of Mur Der in the axe slaying of Oscar do ver. The jury deliberated for five hours before freeing Crowe on the murder charge hut finding him Rui Illy of Beinin an accessory after not desecration of the dead. Sentence will probably he passed tomorrow by r. Pruitt. Both Crowe and thrasher a 17-year old Mann air girl have now been convicted of being accessories Afier the fact to Dover s slaying. The slate s murder charge against miss Tsih Thor was drop a Ped after tic club fooled girl pleaded guilty to the other two charges her accessory Rye after the fact and desecration of Darlington slates civil court term special the news Darlington. July 4 a two week term of the court of com Mon pleas presided Over by judge .1. Woodrow Lewis will Convene Here juy 8. This term was set up in recent years by a special Law of make possible an annual Clear ing court Calendar thus expediting the administration of jus Tice. Following is the list of Petit Jur ors William Hoy Cray or. Bill Rudy the dead. She has been sentenced in the stale Industrial school for girls until she becomes 21. The 58-year old Dover s body was found five Daj a after his death stuffed into a Metal trunk in a of Loset of the Mountain Home where he lived with miss thrasher and her Semi invalid grandmother. I Stanley. Robert roman biasing Ami. Ralph Kelley a cute Kinsley Elmore Roy c. J Chapman Marion Dargan Howkins a .jr., Conley Gilliam Cunningham i Alvin Cagle Wilson Ingram am trod Mccall. J. D. Brand or. Hal ii. Royd James Zinchack Fields Sozinho Karl Frederick Carpenter Bailey. Theodore Oscar Boavy. Jaes Drew Parnell Thomas m. Crane or and William m. Johnson ally of Hartsville. William major guest. Sidney Adair Jeffords. Robert Aid Walter g. Young. R. A. Heath j or. Henry Davis Tilden Lee Gal i Loway John William tames. Rob Erl Lewis Bryant. Jessie Willard Arri. f. Dixon Herbert c. 1 Bailey and Jessie c. Davis All if Darlington. Rhodes clan sets reunion at Swift Creek Damn ton july 4 Tim ill annual reunion of the de Pendents and friends of Joseph Everett Rhodes will be held it the Swift Creek Baptist Church in Darlington county on sunday july 14. The registered members of this organization number More than 350, Many of these from other Stales. Kach year members of the organization and friends bring a picnic dinner which is eaten in the school lunch room. The following Are. Pincers president jams f. Ousley of Hartsville vice president. W. Chap Rhodes of Bennetts Villa recording Secretary .1. Monroe Lewis of Floence correspond ing Secretary a. I. Flowers or. Of Darlington treasurer r. Mar Rhodes. Darlington. Dinner will he served at convicted negro scheduled to die in electric chair Queen of tobacco land Robin Williamson Honey haired Brown eyed Queen from Conway will be among the Many Queens at tending the South Cai Ohna tobacco festival at Lake City july 29-30. Miss Williamson holds 22 titles More than any other girl has Ever held in the state. Her multiple piece wardrobe Talent act has been famous since the National tobacco festival in Richmond where she was crowned Queen of tobacco the South Carolina tobacco festival will be held in Lake City this year on the eve of and during the open ing of the 1957 tobacco mar Ket. I Columbia. July 4 a thrice convicted negro murderer is scheduled to die in live state Peni Ile Liary electric chair Here Tomor Row. James Kii Juene Smith. 3fi. Of Abbeville was Given the death sen tence for the november 1952, Rob Bery slaying o his White employer. F. Pardue. Smith s second trial in pulled from a ruling by the presiding judge in the initial trial. Smith s court appointed attorneys Success i fully appealed to the stale supreme court for a third trial. Gov. Timmerman last week rejected a plea by Greenville attorney John Bolt Culbertson to spare the negro s life. Look Stop. Think compare Tower Lawn Mower and prices with others and give us a ring new 10s7 23j h. P. 4-Cycle Clinton motor 23" Cut sheer pin Protection original Price we will sell Francis motor co. 41s North cent phone 2-4903 statement of condition of the guaranty Bank an d Trust company Florence South Carolina As of the close of business june 6, 1957 resources Cash and due from Banks. U. S. Government securities. S. C. Stare and municipal Bonds. Other Bonds and securities. F. H. A. And v. A. Guaranteed Loans Loans and discounts. Cash value life insurance and other resources. Furniture and fixtures. 3 banking House totals liabilities capital. Surplus. Undivided prof its and reserves. Told capital accounts. Dlp05its 12 total service an act of helpful activity lays Webster. Yei service is this and much More too. First to Jevc and to serve Well we must know the needs of those whom we would serve. And than we must by Able to interpret those needs with discernment and Good judgment. To the ban Long profession those qualities Crft Paramount. Every of out a ranking is Ronda Flici Wilh the a in Mph. A trim so moff in n f not Numy Niff no Seiyt i f orly of you i you y a sgt. Shii yen out Bank will a Quai Sci can Tui of door Calvd Eui Fri urdu and Eust emm. Proud though nah with Rimper Monnhan to div Nus of off or to off for n Lup Friar tanking up vice. 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Butcher Linen Reg. Cool Dan River Cotton Cord reduced to 3 ladies hats clearance of summer straws Reg. To Straw hats a Good selection of styles in Navy Black red yellow Pink Lilac. Beige and plenty of Whites ladies sportswear regular to 99 blouses regular to pedal pushers regular to shorts hurry hurry hurry Short lengths White Only Chro spun Fortis an Nylon curtain and dress i slashed to 44x45 Inch. Wide 2 to 5 Yard Many Many Pallerin with Tolu made to sell up to

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