Way Back When

February 18, 1944
John Ayling, former winter resident here with his parents, was recently killed in Sicily.
Miss Helen Kent Lewis of Southern College at Lakeland came up Monday to visit her grandfather, Mr. W.T. Kent, and family.
Dickie Armstrong of Clemson College is spending a few days at his home here.
Betty Lovett went to Valdosta shopping Saturday afternoon.

February 19, 1954
The Right Rev. Hamilton Wise, Bishop Coadjutr of the Diocese of Florida, will visit St. Mary’s Episcopal Church on Sunday night, Feb. 22.
Mr. and Mrs. Claude Chamberlain were weekend guests of Mrs. Rudolph Lind.
Mr. and Mrs. Leon Long of Quitman, Ga., visited Mrs. Long’s  mother, Mrs. H.O. Thompson, in Greenville Sunday.
Twenty-one local Boy Scouts and Scoutmaster Dave Young spent Friday night at Blue Springs.

February 21, 1964
Mrs. Raeburn C. Horne was the guest of her sister, Mrs. Russell Frink, in Jacksonville from Thursday until Saturday.
Mayor Haydon Burns of Jacksonville, candidate for Governor, was a visitor in the city Wednesday morning and met with a group of supporters at McNeill’s Restaurant for about half an hour.
Sandy, Cary and Larry Hardee visited their mother, Mrs. James Hardee, during the weekend. She is a patient in a Tampa hospital, who had surgery last week. Friends are pleased to know she is doing well.
The Lions Club will sponsor a pancake and sausage supper at the school cafetorium on Friday, Feb. 28, from 5-7:30 p.m.

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