At the dawn of the Great Depression, these children wrote letters to Santa Claus making modest requests for themselves and asking Saint Nick to remember their parents, siblings and teachers.
Wilson Daily Times, 13 December 1930.
- Willia B., John Wesley, James T. and Elroy Jones were children of Wesley and Martha Taylor Jones. (Willia Jones Turner and Elroy Jones are still celebrating the season. Merry Christmas!)
- Fred Douglas Barnes was the son of Roscoe and Jessie Adams Barnes.
- Julia Burnette Harrell
- Addie Davis Butterfield