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Fieldcrest mill whistle. volume (Spray, N.C.) 194?-19??, October 28, 1968, Image 2

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Mr. and Mrs. Gunnar Bengtsson, of Sweden, are shown (in center) during tour of Karastan Mill. At far right is Harold Craddock, guide; and at left are J. D. Huffman and Ralph Snider of the Leaksville-Spray Y’s Men’s Club. Swedish Couple Makes Visit To Karastan Mill Mr. and Mrs. Gunnar Bengtsson, of Gothenburg, Sweden, were recent visit ors at the Karastan Rug Mill, Eden. They toured the showroom, Designing Department, and the manufacturing areas and stated that “These are the most beautiful rugs we have ever seen.” The Swedish couple was in Eden to make official visits to the Leaksville- Spray Y’s Men’s Club and the Draper Y’s Men’s Club. Mr. Bengtsson was the international representative at the Y’s Men’s regional convention held in High Point recently. In Sweden he is a re gional director of the Y’s Men’s Brother hood Fund, used to promote interna tional relationships. While in America, Mr. Bengtsson visited approximately 25 Y’s Men’s clubs throughout the country. The visitors were accompanied on the tour of Karastan by J. D. Huffman, of the Fieldcrest Purchasing Depart ment, who is president of the Leaks ville-Spray Y’s Men’s Club and Ralph Snider, the new program director at Consolidated Central YMCA and a member of the Leaksville-Spray club. Buy Sell . . . Swap FOR SALE: Oil circulator with wall thermostat. $30.00. Call 623-6081 after 5 p.m. Jones Named Head Of Chamber Of Commerce John W. Jones, who is associated with Fieldcrest’s Mount Holly Spinning Mill, has been elected president of the Mount Holly Chamber of Commerce for the 1968-69 term. Mr. Jones is supervisor of mill ac counting for the Mount Holly Spinning Mill and the Worthville Spinning Mill. He was transferred to Mount Holly from the Towel Mill at Fieldale, Va. ,in Feb ruary, 1965. A native of Nashville, N. C. he is married to the former Miss Alice Tyson, also of Nashville. They are the parents of two daughters, Lisa Lynn, seven years old, and Lori Ann, who is four years old. A graduate of East Carolina Univer sity, Mr. Jones is a member of the First Baptist Church, vice president of the Mount Holly Rotary Club and past di rector and secretary of the club, is a director of the chamber, and is active in the Charlotte Chapter, National As sociation of Accountants. JOHN W. JONES Wins Civic Honor THE MILL WHISTL Copyright, 1968, Fieldcrest Mills, Inc. Eden, N. C. 27288 Issued Every Other Monday For Employees and Friends of Fieldcrest Mills, Inc. OTIS MARLOWE EDITOR Member, South Atlantic Council Of Industrial Editors REPORTING STAFF Alexander Sheeting Mill Edna Brjgl^j , Pauline Yeltof i Automatic Blanket Plant Janice Bedspread Finishing Mill Ann Midkif’, Bedspread Mill Edna Hopp®’ | Blanket Mill Katherine Turn®[ i Central Warehouse Geraldine Perkif’* Cleveland Service Center Mary Muri^J' Columbus Towel Mill Mildred Newsorfl Dallas Service Center Barbara Aldr>e9 Fieldale Towel Mill Faye Warren General Offices Hilda Grogaj Gladys Holland, Katherine ManieV Karastan Mill Irene Karastan Service Center Mary Stephen Karastan Spinning DIv Evelyn Beasi*' Laurelcrest Carpets Carolyn Brancj] Los Angeles Service Center .... Grace Roben^ Vol. 27, Monday, October 28, 1968, No. SERVICE NNIVERSARIE5 Forty-Five Years William J. Long Blanke* Forty Years , J. B. Minter Blanke* 'Thirty-Five Years Melvin F. Woodward ToW® Gladys W. Young Sheetios Thirty Years Vergie H. Jones Karatsa® Alex Speck Nye-W®* Viola P. Haymore Blank® Gaynelle W. Christley Finisbihe Fairie J. Robertson Karasta® Twenty-Five Years \ Carrie W. Trent Sheetiosj Jesse W. Martin Bedspre®®' Filomena L. DeFonde Nye-W®' Bessie G. Chumley ^eeti®» Twenty Years Robert H. Denson Columb®^ James L. Richard Columb® Walter J. Montgomery Karast®® Isaac P. Robertson Bleachet^ Amos E. McAlexander ToW® Darlene H. Overby Karast®® Fifteen Years J. Henry Hamlin Finisbi®® Bethel G. Washburn Finisbi®f Bethel W. Willard Bedspre®' Ten Years , Elmer L. Dunagan ToW® Lois L. Hysmith Columb®’ Sallie Q. Barnette Columb® Everett E. Hale Finishi®” James W. Turner Karastan S®1® Mary F. Langston Columb® A. Ronald Washburn Laurelcr®® Nina G. Smith Columb®® C. Gene Sharpe Bedspread Fini®®, Lois N. Eastridge Columb® Sylvia O. Harrison Columb® Willa D. Morris Karastan Spi®' Nettie M. Williams Karastan SP'®' James J. Sanders Columb® Andrew J. Talbert, Jr Gen. Offi®®’ ,d THE MILL WHISTb i

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