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Yesteryear - March 6, 2013
60 YEARS AGO -- March 2-6, 1953
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Rockettes Play Aynor In Lower State Tourney The Camden Rockettes, champions of District 5 in basketball, will leave Camden for Orangeburg Wednesday to compete in the lower state tournament. The Rockettes, as usual, will be facing their nemesis, Aynor, in the first game Wednesday night… Bobbie Mims On All-State Team Ray Pinson of the sports staff of The State Monday picked Bobbie Mims of the Camden Rockettes on his Class A all-state girls’ basketball team, and named her captain of the team… Noted Writer Is Coming March 19 Bruce Thomas To Speak To Executives Club In Camden Bruce Thomas, distinguished free-lance newspaper correspondent and perhaps the best knows “I was there” speaker in the United States, will address the Camden Executives Club on Thursday night, March 19. “As a correspondent and world traveler, Mr. Thomas seems to have an uncanny faculty for being present where events of world-wide importance are taking place”, said Harold Booker, president of the Executives Club, in announcing that he would be the next speaker to the local organization.