Do you Remember?
Congressman John L. McMillan, standing, speaks in Florence, circa 1942. Seated is Mayor James R. Schipman. McMillan, a Democrat, was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1939 until 1973. He was born in Mullins and resided in Florence, representing the 6th Congressional District which included Florence at that time. Mayor Schipman was twice elected Mayor of Florence. He served from 1942-43 and 1951-1955.