Emma Taylor , 89, was born a slave of the Greer family, in Mississippi. She and her mother were sold to a Texas man, whose name Emma has forgotten. Emma lives with one of her children, in Tyler, Texas.
San AngeloLou Williams , said to be the oldest citizen of San Angelo, Texas, was born in southern Maryland in 1829. She and her family were slaves of Abram and Kitty Williams , of that section, and Lou served as nursemaid to her master's children from the age of eight until after the Civil War. She then wont to Louisiana where she worked as a cock for several years before coming to San Angelo. She is very active for her 108 years and is a familiar figure about town, with her crutch.
Nelsen Denson , 90, was born near Hembirg, Arkansas, a slave of Jim Denson , who sold Nelsen and his family to Felix Grundy . Nelsen's memory is poor, but he managed to recall a few incidents. He now lives in Waco, Texas
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