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Former Fieldcrest Man
To Teach Foremanship
At Evening College
E. G. Michaels, II, formerly of Field-
crest Mills, management consultant,
J. D. Woods and Gordon, Inc., will
teach a course in foremanship training
at the Greensboro Evening College
during the winter quarter. The course
will meet one night per week, Monday,
beginning January 10 and ending
March 14. The tuition, including all
charges, is $15.
The course entitled ‘ The Foreman—
Personal Qualities” is open to foremen
and prospective foremen in industrial
and commercial plants in Greensboro
and surrounding area.
FOLKS YOU KNOW
Goldie Amos, Jacquard weaver at
the Rayon Mill, is a native of West Vir
ginia. She first joined the Company in
the Remnant Room at the old American
Warehouse in 1924. She later worked in
the winding department at the Rayon
Mill but has been in the Weave Room
since 1938, most of the time as a weaver.
Mrs. Amos weaves material for the
famous Cel-O-Sheen tablecloths and
When outside the mill, her chief in
terests are her home in Carolina
Heights and the girls’ Sunday school
class at the Brethren church which she
has taught for several years. Her hus
band, Clyde Amos, works in the Slash
ing Dept, at the Sheeting Mill. They
have one daughter, Helen, who is Mrs.
Edward Rickman, of Norfolk, Va.
Think first and be safe.
Home Economics Group
Visits Rug Mill Today
The Karastan Rug Mill will be host
to approximately 15 home economics
teachers from schools in the county
Monday, January 10. The mill tour was
an outgrowth of the open house held
at Fieldcrest Mills during October when
some of the teachers visiting the mills
at that time requested that the home
economics teachers be allowed to visit
the mills in a body. Miss Betty Austin,
of Leaksville High School, will head
The Mill Whistle has received a nice
communication from a former employee
now stationed overseas with the Army.
For the benefit of those friends who
wish to write him, his new address is:
Pvt. Floyd A. Meeks, RA 44017918, 707
Ord. Maint. Co., A. P. O 7, c/o Post
master, San Francisco, California. ,
A new use for leftover wallpaper:
Line cupboard shelves with it. If the
colors are not in harmony with your
kitchen put the figured side down.
A chance taker is an accident maker.
BEARERS OF GIFTS:—Left to right
above: Inez Williams, Hazel Thomasson,
Hilda Sherron, Marine Cook, J. F. Byrd,
Louise Landress, and Irene Aheron.
Lower picture, left to right: Sam B.
Rhodes, Jr., Herbert Pratt, and Marvin
Plays Santa Claus
To Needy Family
The Research and Quality Control
laboratories dispensed with their usual
Christmas party this year and played
Santa Claus to a needy family in this
area. Bearing loads of packages, gro
ceries, clothing and toys for the children
the entire laboratory personnel deliv
ered the gifts in person late in the
afternoon of December 23.
The gifts from the Fieldcrest group
represented the only Christmas cheer
available to the family involved. The
family had no Christmas last year. The
farm family consists of the ailing father,
the mother, daughters nine and six
years old, and a little son three years
old. The three-year-old boy is in pre
carious health and recently underwent
an expensive operation, adding to the
family’s financial difficulties.
The gifts included dolls and tea sets
for the girls, an air gun and a red toy
truck for the boy (the first such items
he’d ever seen) and new clothing for
the entire family. Money to apply on
the hospital bill was enclosed in a
Christmas card. The boxes of groceries
were topped off with a fruit cake and
candy and nuts.
When unsetting the table, stack dishes
orderly in place to be washed so that
they will not have to be moved or re
stacked before washing.
FIELDCREST MILL WHISTLE  MONDAY, JANUARY 10, 1949