JAY SOWERS / THE NATCHEZ DEMOCRAT — Former Mississippi governor William Winter and Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration director of proceedings William F. Winter, right, shares a laugh with Mayor Pro Tempore of the City of Natchez, Joyce Arceneaux-Mathis, during his 90th birthday celebration at The Briars in Natchez late Thursday afternoon.
JAY SOWERS / THE NATCHEZ DEMOCRAT —
Former Mississippi governor William Winter and Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration director of proceedings William F. Winter, right, shares a laugh with Mayor Pro Tempore of the City of Natchez, Joyce Arceneaux-Mathis, during his 90th birthday celebration at The Briars in Natchez late Thursday afternoon.

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Published 12:08am Friday, February 22, 2013

 

JAY SOWERS / THE NATCHEZ DEMOCRAT — Carolyn Vance Smith, left, presents a special brick-bookend with the portrait of Varina Howell Davis, to former Mississippi governor William Winter and his wife, Elise, during his 90th birthday celebration at The Briars in Natchez late Thursday afternoon. The Natchez-born Varina Howell Davis was the second wife of Jefferson Davis.
JAY SOWERS / THE NATCHEZ DEMOCRAT —
Carolyn Vance Smith, left, presents a special brick-bookend with the portrait of Varina Howell Davis, to former Mississippi governor William Winter and his wife, Elise, during his 90th birthday celebration at The Briars in Natchez late Thursday afternoon. The Natchez-born Varina Howell Davis was the second wife of Jefferson Davis.

 

  • Anonymous

    NATCHEZ DEMOCRAT, WHO IS JAY SOWERS ? WHAT HAPPEN TO JULIA NIGA ? I KNOW YOU DON’T LIKE THAT BEAUTIFUL PICTURE OF MATHIS AND WINTER GREETING EACH OTHERS. ” A BLACK LADY AND WHITE MAN GREETING EACH OTHER. WILL THE REAL JAY SOWERS PLEASE STEP FOWARD. WHAT A BEAUTIFUL PICTURE.