Glendale News Stories from
Spartanburg Herald -
Glendale Methodist Church Observes
Annual Children’s Day
Spartanburg Herald on
July 9, 1914)
The annual Children’s day
exercises were held here at the Methodist Church Sunday night. The
children had been practicing for some time and carried out the part of
the program well. The following program was carried out before a
Song; “Come Thou Almighty
King” Congregation standing.
Recitation; “Welcome” by
Recitation; “The Call of
Children” by Roy McKinney.
Recitation; “When We
Grow Up” by Yuther Neighbors and Inez Fowler.
Recitation; “I Love Him” by
Recitation; “The Strongest
Thing” by Ruth Sanders.
Recitation; by William
Recitation; “Like A Sunbeam”
by Idelle Varner.
Recitation; “What Would You
Do?” by Yuther Neighbors and Cleo Humphries.
Pantomime; “Holy, Holy,
Recitation; “Children Carols”
by Melton Haway
Recitation; “I’m A Very Little Child” by Florence Ella Harvey.
Cross” by class of girls
Song; “The Way of The
Recitation; “We Praise Thee” by class of boys.
Recitation; by Clara Cohn and
Recitation; by Miss Jennie
Song by the children.
Pantomime; “Abide With
Recitation; “Babies” by
Recitation; “ To The Cradle
Roll Babies” by Irene LeMaster.
Cradle Roll Exercise.
Glendale Social News from
the Spartanburg Herald, July
J. H. Hunter spent
Saturday night and Sunday at Greenville.
Our community was visited
Monday by one of the best rains we have
enjoyed this summer. The rain fell in torrents for about an hour and
was accompanied by a good deal of thunder and lightening.
Mr. J. M. Morris died at his
home here Monday about noon after an illness of only a few days. Mr.
Morris had lived here practically all his life and was a well thought
of and respected citizen. He leaves one brother and one sister, also
two children, both of this place, to mourn his loss. The funeral
services were conducted at his home Tuesday at 11 O’Clock by Rev. C. P.
Carter, Pastor of the Methodist Church after which the remains were
buried in the new cemetery here.
I. F. Danicatt (Darracott)
and children from Lexington. N. C. visited relatives at Glendale.
M. L. Walker returned Monday
from Greenville where he visited relatives for several days.
Mrs. L. W. Kidd of Paw Creek,
N. C. and son George E. Kidd of New York,
have been visiting here at the home of Mrs. Mary Danicatt.
A goodly number of voters
attended the campaign meeting in Spartanburg, Saturday.
Miss. Mary Holt’s Sunday School class of the Methodist Church composed
of young women, enjoyed a picnic at Cedar Springs Saturday July 4.
Several young men were invited and they went out in a wagon and carried
dinner. Miss. Helen LeMaster carried her Kodak and made pictures. They
returned in the afternoon after having a delightful time.
Miss Lillie Thompson of White
Stone, spent Sunday here as the guest of Miss Bessie Corn.
(Webmaster Notes: The Roy McKinney that gave the recitation
in church was my uncle. He was 5 years old at the time. He died in 1985
at the age of 76. The Miss Bessie Corn who
by Lillie Thompson of Whitestone was my great aunt. She was
18 years old in 1914 and died in 1973 at the age of 77.)
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