Letter – Proud to be old-timers

Published 6:58 pm Tuesday, March 5, 2024

Editor, The Smithfield Times:

Buddy Pittman and myself used to talk about the old-timers. We now realize we are the old-timers.  

Locals like Reynolds Parker, Braxton Camper and my grandfather, Captain Sid Johnson, enjoyed taking day trips to purchase fresh local seafood. Buddy and I are following in the same

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footsteps, taking day trips to purchase seafood. Now we are reminded we are of the old-timers.


Raleigh Johnson

Battery Park