Sunday, July 6, 1975 - The Sanford Herald - Lowder snares checkers title for the 13th time

An article on 1975 Carolina Open Checker Tournament at the Sanford Moose Lodge on July 4th weekend (3rd-5th, Fr/Sa/Su).  Elbert Lowder wins tournament and tied Ed Scheidt for the record number of state title wins, they both have won it 13 times.     (1975 State Ty Invitation)

Elbert Lowder vs Angus Simpson then Harry Anderson vs Ed Scheidt & Grover Swinney at end of table, (bkgd) L: Tony Bishop & R: Jerry Ingram & John Webster
1975 Carolina Open held at Sanford Moose Club on July 4th weekend.      Lowder's 1975 Southeastern Certificate