Interesting Historical Event Recently there have been ex pressions of “amazement” on the part of some over the seeming in difference we are showing toward the history of our immediate sec tion of the country. “We are not teaching local history in our schools” was a remark made by one interested in such things re cently. Well, we are calling attention to an event scheduled for April 30th, out of which there will come an opportunity to gather a little his torical information. The Unaka Chapter of the North Carolina Daughters of the American Colon ists is commemorating the treaty made between Governor Tryon and the Chiefs of the Cherokee Nations in June of 1767. This will take place near Harmon Field at Tryon. This treaty established a line, surveyed and marked, from a point on Reedy River in Greenville County to the top of “Tryon Peak” in Polk County. We are told by Mrs. Sadie S. Patton, the historian of Polk and Henderson Counties, North Caro lina, chairman of the committee arranging this program: “Governor Tryon, in his trip from Salisbury to meet the In dians, wrote that he would travel a route through the Catawba Old Nation, across Love’s ford, on Broad River, through Fairforest, and from there directly to Reedy River. “On June 1, 1767, in a communi cation headed “Tyger River Camp” Tryon recorded his talk to the Cherokee Indians concerning' the survey, and informed them of his decision to return from there to Salisbury. On June 2, 1767, the chief of the Cherokees, ‘Judd’s Friend’ gave his Talk in Answer to His Excellency’s Talk delivered yesterday at Tyger River Camp.” All of this is also a part of Spartanburg County history. That Tryon line is pretty much the line between Spartanburg and Green ville Counties to this day. The mountain standing above the town of Tryon to the north is known as “Tryon Peak” named “after him”, he has said himself. There is on top of Tryon Peak today a forest ranger’s look-out, on the elevation more than 3,000 feet. Those who would stimulate inter est in local history will not over look the ceremonies set for April 30th.—Editorial in The Spartan burg Herald. One used walnut finished buffet and china cabinet to match. If you need these pieces here’s your chance for a good buy. Andrews Furni ture Co.—Adv. 12, 13 DAILY BULLETINS—5c each. TRYON THEATRE Matinees—Sunday, Monday Wednesday and Saturday Friday, April 13—John Hall and Susan Cabot in “ON THE ISLE OF SOMIA” Saturday, April 14—Whip Wilson and Andy Clyde in “CHEROKEE UPRISING” Plus: Comedy and Serial. Late Show Saturday Night, April 14—10:30 Richard Travis and Helen Westcott in “ALASKA PATROL” Sun., Mon., April 14, 15—Richard Widmark, Walter Palance in “HALLS OF MONTEZUMA”

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