Yesteryear by Sammy Way: Fire department hosts open house; teen Elvis fan visits Graceland

Sumter Item archivist and historian
Posted 8/20/22

75 YEARS AGO - 1948

Jan. 18 - 24

- Grand Exalted Ruler Lafayette A. Lewis of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks will arrive in Sumter on Feb. 4, according to Ed T. Gulledge, exalted ruler of the Sumter Lodge. An elaborate reception by …

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