Florence Morning News Newspaper Archives Sep 27 1957, Page 13

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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - September 27, 1957, Florence, South CarolinaFriday morning september Hodges defines Ike Parley plan hails Industry Mccoll High school event was highlighted by addresses by former gov. James band members strut proudly Down Bennettsville s main f. Byrnes and the official opening of the Oak River Mills Durina Industry appreciation Day yesterday. The a yarn manufacturing Plant. Related stories and photo i. A Pabes 1-a, 6-b. Morning news photo by Raymond Bennettsville gaily salutes new Industry by Bev Ballad morning news state editor Bennettsville sept. 26 gaiety colourful floats and the strains of marching music were transplanted by expressions of concern Over integration in a Day of events which people in Marl Boro county will remember a Long time. About 80 units in a Parade which lasted 45 minutes through tie Bennettsville business District were greeted by and justifiable ohs and a s. This is the Best Parade we be Ever Bennett Ovule mayor j. J. Evani remarked. Should know because he a sparked the political and civic picture in this Lor about 50 years. Mayor Evans showed a sense of Pride As unit after unit representing in his City and this area passed in from of the reviewing stand. V band Competition was keen and trophies were presented the top three bands. In addition to the highly trained Bennett Lille High band and the visiting Clemson col lege band musical unite participating represented Chesterfield Mccoll Lake View Pageland Dillon. Rockingham k raw Latta and Wadesboro n. C., High schools. Pageland Dillon and Che raw bands won the trophies m this order. The 60 Odd floats Many of which represented industries located in Marlboro county were appropriately decorated by a Cross Section of the pee Dee s Beautiful girls marching units included girl scouts brownies boy scouts cub scouts and majorettes in addition to the bands. Festive spirit was rampant among the estimated who lined a mile Long route through the downtown area. Host band on the of the 10-bands participating in. Marlboro Industry appreciation Day Parade the Host Bennettsville High school band pictured above had most to be proud of. And they showed it in their spirited March along the main Street of their City. Morning withdrawal of troops called Only question Raleigh sept 26 gov. Hodges made it Clear Oday that so far As he is concerned a conference he and our other Southern governors will have with president Eisenhower at the White House next tuesday will be confined to seeking Hie withdrawal of Federal troops rom Little Rock .ark., at the earliest and it the scope of the Confer Nee is widened for a discussion f other aspects of the Segre a Ion integration Issue it will be on the president s initiative Hodges old reporters at his news Eon Terence. Hodges said he considered the president s decision to use Federal rooms to enforce integration at Tlle Rock a tragic Hodges is chairman of the com Mittee which was appointed As the of a Resolution adopted at he Southern governors Confer ence at sea Island ga., yester Day. The Resolution called for the appointment of a committee to arrange conferences with the presi Dent and with Arkansas gov. Or Val Faubus either separately or jointly for the purpose of seek ing the removal of Federal troops from news dispatches from Newport k. I., where the president is vacationing have indicated the presi Dent would like to broaden the scope of the conference to include in the discussion of other aspects of the integration problem in Addi Tion to the Little Rock situation. Hodges said he and gov. Leroy Collins of Florida a member of the visiting committee had agree the committee would be bound by the Resolution to seek the withdrawal of Federal troops from Little Rock. Hodges said i Don t know what we can accomplish in the meet ing with the president but the Southern. Governors intended to Tell him How we Hodges said we Are extremely White House at noon wednesday. They said they liked the Reso Lutio they like the. Committee and they liked the gov. Faubus has willingness to attend the White House meeting Hodges added but i understand the president has asked that pie meet with members of the committee Hodges said he expects to be in Contact with gov. Faubus and other members of the committee by phone before going to Washington. Other members Are goes Theodore Mckeldin of Maryland Frank Clement of Tennessee and Marvin Griffin of Georgia governor Hodges rest it up to clock watchers get to switch by the associated some people sunday press will gain hopeful of Hodges said we tailed the sex Marine escapes returned to gang Charleston sept. 26 to Fol sex Marine sergeant convicted of armed robbery last week escaped from the county prison farm Here today but was Recap tured in less than three hours. County police said Herbert d. Cook 22, who was sentenced by general sessions court to a two year term for a Holdup at a Folly Road fishing pier was picked up shortly before 11 . On Highway 17 about three Miles from the Highway 162 intersection. Police were notified of the escape at by prison farm offi Russell hits Hitler methods being used to Force integration Washington sept. 26 w sen. Russell a a protested today that the army troops at Little Rock Are using High handed and illegal tactics in the style of Adolf of Nam . Immediately after the Parade ended Many gathered around the reviewing stand and heard former governor James Byrnes speak. It was during this talk that the elderly statesman of South Carolina turned to View the integration situation in Little Rock. Ark. And when this subject was Dis cussed expressions of much con Cern covered the faces of those who a few minutes previously were enjoying the festivity and the Parade. It was an anti Climax when the governor concluded with his critical statements about sending o troops into the Arkansas capital and proposed a new Southern dominated political of l shortly afterwards mrs. Byrnes got into the activity when she Cut a ribbon and the big Oak River Mills Plant swung open its doors of the Plant and a sup per following ended the Day s happenings and those attending left with an enlarged knowledge of the Industrial growth of Marlboro county. Vials. Hitler s nazi storm troopers. Or s in azi storm troopers. _ Russell Leader of the Southern forces in the fight against civil rights legislation in the Senate raised his protest in a message to president Eisenhower and Secretary Back the hour s sleep they lost last Spring. They will turn then clocks Back an hour As they leave Daylight savings time. Others will stay in fast time another month. Some won t bother. They re on fast time All year round. All of California Nevada. Wis Consin and Minnesota will end Daylight saying time at 2 . Sunday. So will parts of Ohio Illi Nois Maryland Indiana and Penn Sylvania. Other parts of these new England new York new Jersey Delaware and the District of stay

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