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NEWSPAPER EXCERPTS

1928

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The Dillon Herald, January 5, 1928

Deaths in the January 5th issue - transcriptions available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

John Curtis Berry
Eli Faulk
John Tart
John Willis

The Dillon Herald, January 5, 1928

Sellers - Friends here have received cards announcing the marriage of Miss Zadia Bishop to Arthur Densmore Ellington at Jamestown, Christmas day.  Miss Bishop has been in the employ of the Tilghman Lumber Co. for many years.

Marion - Miss Gladys Mae Galloway of Clio and Mr. Robert Sanders Pettigrew of Marion were married December 26, 1927.  The bride is the daughter of Mrs. Annie B. Galloway of Clio and the groom is the only son of Mr. and Mrs. L. M. Pettigrew of Marion.

The Dillon Herald, January 5, 1928

Florence contractor, W. J. Huggins was instantly killed and W. D. Hatfield and A M. Sox were injured in auto wreck.

The Dillon Herald, January 5, 1928

Mrs. Baker McIntyre, wife of Judge McIntyre is in a hospital in Florence suffering from injuries, sustained when the tank on the range in the kitchen on West Bond Street, Marion, exploded Tuesday morning.  She was blown through the window by the force of the explosion.

The Dillon Herald, January 12, 1928

Deaths in the January 12th issue - transcriptions available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

Mrs. D W. Edwards (Martha Rebecca Carmichael Edwards)
Martha Guill
Don Carlos Martin

The Dillon Herald, January 19, 1928

Deaths in the January 19th issue - transcriptions available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

John A. McCall
William Garner

The Dillon Herald, January 26, 1928

Deaths in the January 26th issue - transcriptions available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

Victor Blue
Tom Scott

The Dillon Herald, January 26, 1928

Announcement comes from Washington that Col. Roderick L. Carmichael, a Dillon County man, has received the nomination of chief of finance of the army with the rank of major general.  Col. Carmichael was born and reared in Fork.

The Dillon Herald, February 2, 1928

Wade Moody, a farmer on the S. W. Stephens place near Dillon, died at a Florence* hospital Monday morning shortly after an operation for appendicitis.  Mr. Moody was taken ill Friday.  He was about  of age in is survived by a wife and several children.  *(note - According to his death certificate he died in Lumberton, Robeson County, NC.  His wife was Emma Sessions Moody. For more information on this family email me at <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>)

The Dillon Herald, February 9, 1928

Deaths in the February 9th issue - transcriptions available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

Mrs. S. J. Bethea
Mrs. F. M. Cox

The Dillon Herald, February 9, 1928

Chester Cook, 26 year old white man of Dillon County is in the county jail charged with shooting and probably fatally wounding his brother-in-law, Luther Morgan.

The Dillon Herald, February 16, 1928

Deaths in the February 16th issue - transcriptions available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

Dock Bethea
J. W. Smith

The Dillon Herald, February 16, 1928

Governor John G. Richards has suspended the remaining part of their sentences for good behavior being served by Bruce Hayes and Bliss Hays of Dillon. The Hayes brothers were convicted of assault and battery of high and aggravated nature in Dillon county at the June 1927 term of general sessions court.

The Dillon Herald, February 16, 1928

Mr. and Mrs. I. Blum celebrated their twenty-fifth wedding anniversary, February 12th.

The Dillon Herald, February 23, 1928

Deaths in the February 23rd issue - transcriptions available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

A. W. Smith
D. F. McCormick

The Dillon Herald, March 1, 1928

Deaths in the March 1st issue - transcriptions available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

Joe Connelly
Hoyt Carmichael

The Dillon Herald, March 1, 1928

William Major, Jr. celebrated his 6th birthday.

The Dillon Herald, March 15, 1928

The death of Jas. O. Breeden - transcription available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, March 22, 1928

Deaths in the March 22nd  issue - transcriptions available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

John F. Dew
T. S. Richbourg

The Dillon Herald, March 22, 1928

Willie D. Salters of Kingstree has opened an undertaking and embalming parlor in the Colored Masonic Building on Railroad Ave.  He graduated fro Shaw College at Raleigh and later took a special course at Brown Embalming School at Raleigh.

The Dillon Herald, March 29, 1928

The death of Mrs. B. F. Allen - transcription available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, March 29, 1928

Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Rogers announce the birth of a daughter, Sunday, March 25, 1928

Mr. and Mrs. Tom Herring of Latta announce the birth of a son, March 13, 1928

The Dillon Herald, April 5, 1928

Charles Dunbar, prominent planter of Dunbar and widely known throughout Dillon and Marlboro Counties, ended his life late Sunday evening by drinking carbolic acid.

The death of John Garner  -
transcription available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, April 5, 1928

Charlie Parham, colored, attempted to murder his wife by cutting her throat and then tried to drown himself in Little Pee Dee River. Neither attempt was successful.

The Dillon Herald, April 19, 1928

Deaths in the April 19th  issue - transcriptions available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

Mabel Johnson
Sally Walters
Andrew Smith

The infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Reese Edens died, Thursday, April 12 at Cross Anchor, SC

The Dillon Herald, April 26, 1928

Deaths in the April 26th  issue - transcriptions available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

Mrs. P. Barfield
Versy Seals

The Dillon Herald, April 26, 1928

A. B. Bryant of Maxton, NC celebrated his 88th birthday last week at the home of his son, E. P. Bryant in Maxton. Mr. Bryant was a Confederate Veteran and was slightly wounded in one shoulder during the war.

The Dillon Herald, April 26, 1928

John Rogers in jail for killing another Negro, Willie Edwards near Bingham, in 1910

The Dillon Herald, May 3. 1928

Mr. Jim Moody celebrated his 76th birthday, Sunday, April 29th. Attending were their children and families and the pastor, Mr. and Mrs. G. L. Floyd and children, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Pittman and son, Mr. and Mrs. Luther Moody and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. James Sparkman, Mr. and Mrs. Boyd Harrelson, Curtis and Rev. W. E Clyde.

The Dillon Herald, May 3, 1928

The death of Willie Phillips - transcription available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, May 10, 1928

Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Powell celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on April 30.

The Dillon Herald, May 10, 1928

Martin, the little son of Mr. and Mrs. Jamie McQueen of near Minturn, was badly burned at his home May 1, when he pulled a pitcher of hot tea off a shelf and spilled it on him. While suffering from the burns he developed scarlet fever but is reported to be recovering now.

The Dillon Herald, May 10, 1928

Dr. B. F. Hardy was called to the R. M. Jackson place, near Minturn last week to extract the shell of a 22 caliber cartridge that was lodged in the neck of James McRae, age 11. The shell lodged in his neck when the gun he was shooting backfired.

The Dillon Herald, May 10, 1928

Born to Mr. and Mrs. Larkin Britt, Saturday, May 5, 1928 - a son.

Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Andrews announce the birth of a daughter, Bettie Jean, on Tuesday, May 1, 1928 at the Baker Sanatorium, Lumberton, NC.

The Dillon Herald, May 10, 1928

The 5 year-old daughter of James Harllee colored, who lives on the H. A. Hasty place near Little Rock, died Tuesday from burns sustained Monday when her clothes caught fire from an open fireplace.

The Dillon Herald, May 17, 1928

Miss Melvina Edwards died at her home in McColl, Thursday and was buried at Antioch Friday.  Miss Edwards was born and reared in this community.  She was 77 years of age. She recently moved to McColl to be near her nephew, Ben Edwards.

Other deaths in the May 17th issue -
transcriptions available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

Margaret Flowers
Nellie Houston Wallace

The Dillon Herald, May 17, 1928

Lieut. Leslie Lane was awarded the Croix de Guerre by the French Republic. 

The Dillon Herald, May 24, 1928

A girl dressed in knickers was the cynosure of all eyes as she walked down one of Dillon's main business street one day last week.  Also the article said that the cigarette girl has not yet made her appearance in public but will probably become more commonplace when the Coastal Highway which links Florida and the Eastern and Northern cities is completed.

The Dillon Herald, May 24, 1928

Born to Mr. and Mrs. George C. White of Greensboro, NC, May 4, 1928, a daughter, Mary Gertrude.  Mrs. White was Miss Gertrude McInnis before her marriage.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. John Jones, Monday, May 14, 1928, a son, Francis.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. Sam Shafer of Little Rock, Tuesday, May 22, 1928, a son.

The Dillon Herald, June 7, 1928

Deaths in the June 7th issue - transcriptions available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

Mrs. J. T. Stanton (Nannie Gaddy Stanton)
G. B. McCallum

The Dillon Herald, June 7, 1928

Chester Cook gets ten years for the slaying of his brother-in-law Luther Morgan.

The Dillon Herald, June 14, 1928

Mullins Enterprise - Stanley the 7 year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Hunter lost his life from electrocution.

The Dillon Herald, June 21, 1928

The death of Gnatt Hayes - transcription available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, June 28, 1928

Cleo Blackwell, the ten-year- old daughter of Mrs. Nora Blackwell was painfully burned Friday morning when attempting to start a fire in a stove with kerosene.

The Dillon Herald, June 28, 1928

Rex Medlin is badly injured while attempting to crank his automobile.  His obituary was published in the July 5th
issue - 
transcription available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, June 28, 1928

M. C. Baker of McColl was instantly killed in an auto accident Sunday morning. Also severely injured and not expected to survive their injuries were his wife and Mrs. Jane Cartwright.  John Cartwright, Scarboro Cartwright and Dorothy Cartwright were painfully but not seriously injured.  They were traveling from McColl to Mullins to visit relatives when the accident happened two miles east of Dillon.

The Dillon Herald, July 5, 1928

Born to Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Campbell , July 9, 1928, a son.  Mrs. Campbell was formerly Miss Eutha Carmichael of this city.

The Dillon Herald, July 12, 1928

Deaths in the July 12th issue - transcriptions available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

Cleveland Mincey
Molly A. Pope
C. C. Whittington

The Dillon Herald, July 19, 1928

James Stanton of Clio expires suddenly while working on the roof on the New Planters Warehouse.

The Dillon Herald, July 19, 1928

The death of Daniel W. McLaurin, CSA Veteran - transcription available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, July 19, 1928

Tom Summerlin, barber,  suffers injuries when his scissors slipped from his shirt button and the sharp point pierces the cavity below his heart.

The Dillon Herald, July 26, 1928

Mr. and Mrs. M. R. McLellan of Hamer announce the arrival on Tuesday, July 17 of a 12 pound girl, Cora Lee.

The Dillon Herald, August 2, 1928

Ethel Collins, wife of G. D. Collins, colored pastor of Bethel Presbyterian Church near Dillon, died Friday, July 20, following an illness of three months, and was buried at her home in Newborn Alabama.  She is survived by her husband and three small children.

The Dillon Herald, August 2, 1928

Hugh Moody, Jr. of Duquesne, PA, came home last week to attend the funeral of his sister in law, Mrs. Jno. D (B). Moody, Laura Norman Moody.

The Dillon Herald, August 9, 1928

R. J. Moody of Dillon was injured when he was knocked down by an automobile in Mullins.  Mr. Moody is 75 years old.

The Dillon Herald, August 9, 1928

The death of Carrie Bensel Lewis - transcription available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, August 9, 1928

John Bethea and Sidney Brand are bing held for the murder of Paul Lucas in the Brightsville section of Marlboro county.

The Dillon Herald, August 9, 1928

In Memoriam - of my dear sister, Bettie Elizabeth Bethea Allen who died August 21, 1927- Mrs. G. R. Williams, Latta, SC

The Dillon Herald, August 9, 1928

Lonnie Herring was shot in side during an exchange of bullets between bootleggers and officers Sunday afternoon.

The Dillon Herald, August 16, 1928

Deaths in the August 16th issue - transcriptions available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

Robert Allison Bass
Margaret Rogers Blackwell
Lysender Brown
Henry Hartley

The Dillon Herald, August 16, 1928

Born to Mr. and Mrs. James Galloway, Saturday, August 12, a daughter, Sarah Elizabeth

The Dillon Herald, August 30, 1928

E. T. Muese, 45, of Ridgland, Georgia, a passenger on a Seaboard Air Line train, died suddenly last Friday as the train was nearing Dillon.

The Dillon Herald, August 30, 1928

Death of Leroy Jackson - transcription available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, September 6, 1928

Deaths in th September 6th issue - transcriptions available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

Debora Rogers
Sallie Herring

The Dillon Herald, September 13, 1928

The death of W B. Allen  - transcription available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, September 20, 1928

Death of J. B. McCutcheon - transcription available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, September 20, 1928

Fire destroys the Sanitary Cafe owned and operated by Alex Saleeby and the Peoples Barber Shop, owned by Tom Summerlin

The Dillon Herald, September 20, 1928

The storm that lashed the coastal section traveled from Savannah, the coastal section and impacted Dillon.

The Dillon Herald, September 27, 1928

Jim Collins is dead as a result of having played cowboy with a friend Robert Clark.  Both are colored and about thirty years of age.

The Dillon Herald, October 4, 1928

Joe Cabell, son of Mr. and Mrs. Tom Summerlin, arrived September 16, 1928

The Dillon Herald, October 4, 1928

Deaths in the October 4th issue - transcriptions available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

Will Allen
Amanda Pittman Oliver
Thad Weatherly

The Dillon Herald, October 11, 1928

The death of Mrs. James McLellan - transcription available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, October 18, 1928

 The death of Jno. J. McKay - transcription available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, October 25, 1928

Deaths in the October 4th issue - transcriptions available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

C. G. Shuler
Ella McD. Alford

The Dillon Herald, October 25, 1928

Henry D. Turner of Mullins and Miss Annie Bell Woodle of Lake View were married Thursday afternoon by the Probate Judge in Marion.  The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Woodle and the groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Turner. They will make their home near Mullins

The Dillon Herald, October 25, 1928

Miss Wren Heath, 11 pound daughter of Mr. and Mrs. I. M. Gregorie, Jr. arrived Sunday morning, October 21.  Mrs. Gregorie is at the home of her parents in Denmark.

The Dillon Herald, November 8, 1928

The death of J. A. Nicholson - transcription available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, November 1, 1928

L. L. Baker of Bishopville died suddenly last Wednesday in a physician's office at  Latta.  He was about 60 years old.

The Dillon Herald, November 22, 1928

The death of Sallie Cottingham - transcription available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, November 29, 1928

The death of D. M. Carmichael - transcription available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, November 29, 1928

Little Travis Cook, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. O. Cook, died Saturday, November 24, after an illness of five days.  Interment was made at Pleasant Grove Cemetery on Sunday. 

The Dillon Herald, December 6, 1928

The death of May Hamer Harden - transcription available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, December 13, 1928

The death of Mrs. S. B. Weatherford - transcription available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>

The Dillon Herald, December 20, 1928

Walter Higgins badly injures his hand and arm while working on his tractor.

The Dillon Herald, December 27, 1928

Deaths of Harris Bailey - transcriptions available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>
?. H. Carmichael (the microfilm is defective on this page.  I will be glad to send a scan of the page  if requested)


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