FW: Lollie Belle Moore Wylie (1858-1923)
- This query is now 2 months old [I've been cleaning out some old email!], but
perhaps Ms. Boutwell is still seeking information on this Alabama
native...respond directly to her as well as alabamahistory...aj wright //
From: Jennifer McDaid [mailto:JMcDaid@...]
Sent: Monday, August 28, 2000 7:43 AM
Subject: QU: Lollie Belle Moore Wylie (1858-1923)
Credited with holding the first regular reporting position on a daily
newspaper in Georgia. Wrote the music for "Georgia;" the state's official
song in 1922. One of the cofunders of the Women's Press Club of Georgia.
Born near Mobile, Alabama, in Bayou Coq d'Inde (Coden). Father was Dr.
Polk Moore and mother was Agusuta Ellis. Both were from Charles, S.C. and
Any information appreciated.