The constructing it is in may have modified, and the homeowners might have changed. But, along the way, the story of the Stokes household and Bay Street Jewelers has come to light and created a aspect of Beaufort history, eighty years robust and plenty of more to go. It is at all times remarkable how Beaufort’s individuals and historical past are intertwined. And … The Peoples Bank clock remains to be ticking for this story as old as time. They met as younger adults in Sumter, South Carolina, by way of their love for shag dancing.