Agecroft Hall Guest Book

1942-1967 The Mortons entertained quite frequently at Agecroft Hall, as evidenced by the guest book now displayed in the Williams Library. This red leather-bound book boasts an impressive list of guests ranging from popular musicians to service members. Dr. Morton, Bessie’s second husband, worked at McGuire General Hospital in Richmond during World War II. Dr. and Mrs. Morton invited service members over for entertainments throughout the year and especially at Christmastime. The service members ranged from enlisted Privates to Colonels and other ranking officers and they served in the US Army, the US Air Force, the US Navy, the US Marine Corps and the Reserves. Service members from overseas

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