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A Kershaw County governor
John Carl Wests successful campaign was 40 years ago
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Alice Ford and her husband, Clarence, were close friends of John Carl and Lois West. Ford, 90, who said she still keeps in touch with Mrs. West, said the governor was a gregarious and intelligent man who amalgamated a huge number of friends.
Months of campaigning had come to an end. John Carl West’s term as governor was beginning. The scene was the inaugural ball.