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The Index-Journal (Greenwood, South Carolina) 27 Mar 1982, Sat • Page 3 ( In Family History: As easy as reading the newspaper, I discovered two articles documenting the history of Mt. Sinai AME Church and the request for contributions to a new building. These article also documented the whereabouts of my great grandfather, Rev. Lafayette Franklin Vance. I have discovered yet another mention of him. Sometimes we may think that we have exahusted a record. We certainly do not expect to make discoveries in newspaper articles over 60 years after they die. I almost fell into that frame of thought. Thank goodness for newpaper databases like which enables me to se

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