the capital of West Virginia, in the southwestern part of the state; population 50,302 (est. 2008).
a city and port in South Carolina; population 111,978 (est. 2008). The bombardment of Fort Sumter in 1861 by Confederate troops marked the beginning of the Civil War.
a lively dance of the 1920s that involved turning the knees inward and kicking out the lower legs.
The forerunners of all the swing dances, namely the charleston and particularly the lesser known collegiate, are responsible for the existence of the shag.