The Carolinian. volume (Raleigh, N.C.) 1940-current, December 14, 1957, Page PAGE THIRTEEN, Image 13
Week ending Saturday. December 14, 1957 Raleigh Briefs «V3»«wwiiwwwiwr»f;^-v>- t-.-ew atnu-.ini n.-j mu ht RECEP'I ION PLANNED Plans are underway by Mr. and Spurgeon Fields. 302 Oberiits Road, so; •; reception the 1. u o' December. honoring ttn ir daugh ter, Mary Elizabeth, who was 'mar ried in Cincinnati. Ohio, Friday, Nov. 2D to Mr. Edmond M. Hay wood. Mrs. Haywood, a reriuent of Raleigh, is a graduate of Shaw l/nive: sity, has ..n »n instructor in the Henderson High School. Jackson, Ga. for the past, five years. Mr. Haywood is the son of Mr. nr.d Mrs. Chr<ri(*y Ha;-'.rood of tiiis city. He is a graduate of Shaw University and rerved over tun years in the !'. S, army overseas. He has he’d i teaching positions in North Carolina and is now an Irwtruc- j tor in the Cincinnati public schools following the recep tion, which will he held at the fields’ home, Mrs. Harwood will return to her teaching post in Georgia and Mr. Haywood w ill return to Cincinnati to re sume his work there. After the school year. Mr. and j Mrs,. Haywood plan to make their j home in the Ohio city. Invitations j to the reception are now being j sent out. NIGERIAN NATIVE ADDRESSES i ot m Mr. A. E. Bassey, a rrtlve of Nigeria, Africa was the speaker at j last weeks session of the Wf tines- j day Luncheon Club. Mr. Bassey is j a member of the faculty of Shaw University. The speaker gave a ! vivid, interesting and picturesque ! picture of his native land enabling j his listeners to g in a valuable in- s sight into the life and habits of | his native land. Mr. Bass-y will j return as guest speaker for the . Wednesday Luncheon Club on j Wednesday, Dec. IS, The club i meets for lunch and discussion each | Wednesday at noon. AH busing-re ard professional men of the Ra 1 lcigh area are invited to attend ; the weekly lunchron seeiens at the Bloodworth St. *‘Y”. e.uiujji mu ii J i irw'i rammn-irr— —a* Meet Your Friends ROSE’S E fft STO R E ‘Your Popular Store" Main Strc't DURHAM, N. C. Tim: TRANBI-T.RS All TO. THt UK & TRAILER li;.. ! I :;.Vs'C»N North Carolina License Pint?* No r hit pi nr ic s T ;• i< k HOURS; 0 to .1 Dally New ! 'scatlon 1010 NORTH MAIN ST. Auto Leans Get T io Money Veil NYuM Quulilv And CosivenieiDiv In KDiiinio Roxboro Finance Company, Inc. Dial 5582 FOR FINE Groceries Meats and Fresh Vegetables IT’3 ... BLALOCK’S GROCERY & MKT. J. C. BLABLOCK, Manager Roxboro, N. C. f» 90 PROOF f .#!| mmm M . h \\ $3.85 NATIONAL DISTILUIW PRODUCTS COPFORATION, N. V,. 90 PROOF WELCOME GIFT The Washington School and the Washington School PTA dipped in to their joint rsouree-?. recently and presented the Special Education department of that school a beau tiful console model television set. In expressing appreciation for the gift. Mrs. Kathryn Y. Shepard, Special Education instructor at the Washington School, pointed out the significance of the gift because it enables, many of the students in *.. ni enjoy the ad vantages of the many ediur-Uonsl programs now being presented on daytime television. Mrs. Shepard also pointed to the fact that many of h; r students A* not have the privilege of television ir, their imw-s M; ,T. W. Eaton is princi pal of the V/ -shirston School. Mr. Walter Harris is president of the Parent Teacher Association. MINT Ts RIAL ,\I LIANA E ELECTS OFFICERS The Raleigh Ministerial Alliance has just recently elected its slnfe of officers for the year 1558. Elect ed were, the Revo? end P. H. John* ron. president; the Reverend W. W. Smith, vice president: Mr. E. L. Raiford. secretary, the Reverend j. w. Jones*, treasurer, the Rev erend L. B. Hooknday, chaplain and the Reverend T B. Smith, assistant chaplain. Dr. O. S. Bullock, dean of Raleigh's ministers, served as chairman of the nominating group. The Alls;’ nee meets each Monday at noon at the Bloodworth Street YMCA. OBERI.TN BAPTIST CHURCH contributes to holt fend The ObcWin Baptist Church. Dr. Grady D. Davis, pastor, has made an initial contribution of $35.00 to the Joseph H, Holt Fund. Mr. Carl Devane, who is serving as tempor ary treasurer for this fund, has hr. n assured that further contri butions will be forthcoming from llisxfcsro 'lkm POXBOHO —All schools are get ting ready for their Christmas pro grams and the students arc anx iously waiting for the presentation. Ail P, C. R. S. teachers attended the meeting of the teachers as ociat.ion in Greensboro last Friday, The Students enjoyed the week end holiday. The Panther basketball teams split their opening drill with the Caswell County Training School Tigers last Friday night. The junior varsity capped the opposing Juni ors 34-20 while the varsity lost by one point 29-30. Wm, “Brownie” Smith was out standing for the local juniors and looks like the surprise of the sea son. Lieut Arthur Word of Fort Ben in g, Ga. attended the game Fri day night. Ho once starred at right guard for the Panthers. The new scoreboard in the new gymnasium really gives the place class. Former stars of the Panthers are contemplating on organizing a city eombination-sounds hike a great idea. Ambrose Leo once operated the "Cosmos”-a city group that •jive a good account of themselves. Workers at the Roxbcro elel mentary school are giving the au ditorium a new face. Should look great after the overhauling. this Oberlin church in !he near future. WASH ( LOTH PARTY The “Y” Teen Club, under the leadership of Mrs. Fu; .lie Anders is having a “Wash Cloth” party at the Sojourner Truth YWCA. FBI AGENTS” (CONTINUED FROM PACK i) he made concerning prosecution of five men charged with dynamit ings at Gaffney. S. C. The letter, bearing a Charles ton postmark, said “You're next,” and was signed “K K.N.” However. Lambrlght said “i do not think the Klan had any thing to do with it.” The FBI was also investigating a threaten'd!! 1< tier recently re ceived by former South Carolina law enforcement Chief O. L. Brady. Brady was connected with the ar rest of a hooded klansman at a rally near Woodruff in August. Five men, identified by Chief Pete Strom as connected with an independent klan organization, were arrested in Cherokee Coun ty lost Friday in connection with the bombing last month of the home of a white physician, Dr. Jan.es II Sanders. Airs. Sanders said earlier that the only reason she could find for the bombing was an article she wrote for the pamplet “South Carolinians Speak,” urging a “moderate” approach to integration. STATE^MASONS <CONTINUED FROM PAGE X) Keen. Ahoskie. Grand Junior War den. The sessions came to a close Thursday. Suitcase Stuff By “Slunk” Browning KILLED, CUSSED, AND HUSHED UP Little Andvee Terry, a, sLx-yearold first graderat Mineral Springs High jSSchool in Kllerbe was hit and killed last Thursday afternoon by a car driven by Miss Ptyrey Long (white), a registered nurse at Rich mond County Memorial Hospital. It is reported that little Andree was walking on the proper side of the road when the car plunged into her. The principal of the school rushed to the scene, which was just a couple of hundred yards away, to make an investigation. He went over to the prostrate form and placed his hand on its head. The nurse, at this point, made herself known to him and proceeded to give him a vicious profane cursing out. When the nurse paused for wind, the principal identified himself saying; “I am the little girl's principal and am merely trying to do my duty toward her.” The nurse is said to have countered with, “I don’t give a d who you arc, don’t interfere with her. The principal retorted, "you have done your job and seemingly you have done a good one. I will wait for the officers to perform their investigating ceremonies*.” The officers showed no unbiasnesr, throughout then- investigation. The nurse was paced in the official car and hustled off to town. Since the accident nothing relative to the case has been heard of other than byway os' the grapevine, which proclaims that she was placed under rorae of bond. SHAW UNIVERSITY AND ALUMNI CLASH! The Alumni representatives who were recently invited by the trustees and president o! Shaw University, along with the Baptist constituency and trustee board met in a joint session to discuss some ways and means to improve the general conditions of Shaw University, In this, Attorney William Raines, a New York corpora tion lawyer and past president of the National Alumni Association of Shaw University, in presenting suggestions and recommendations from the Alumni was halted in his remarks by members of the Baptist ministry, who questioned his representing- the Alumni. At this point, an harangue ensued between the minister:; and lay members of the Shaw University Alumni in which a, general harassing of tiie group against became the order of the session. . Finally the wealthy and astute Dr. Joe Brown, of Cleveland, Ohio, who is present proxy of the Shaw University National Alumni Association, rose to the occasion and expressed his deep regret at witnessing so much ignorance among so much supposed intelligence in our Baptist leadership refusing to give car and consideration to the desires of the lay Alumni. In listening to the verbose and vacuous discourses of various members of the ecclesiastical chamber of upper lords he was con vinced that the office of the National Alumni president was of no major importance to the administrative bodies of the University. Dr. Brown offered his resignation as Alumni president and at least two other national officers have said that if the resignation is ac cepted, they will bow out with him. The meeting continued but every body was irked. Dr. Norman Nesbetli Jones, the popular and prominent Greens boro medic, will soon vacate his present offices in the McNair buil ding on Market Street to move to his new ultra-modern medical clinic at 1019 College Grove Ave . , , Tre palatial layout is air-con ditioned throughout with a super electrical heating system . Future plans call for a plush private- Hollywood design swimming pool on the exposed side of his spacious parking concourse. Babe Davis and Sadie of 'Winston-Salem. The popular and re served “Babe” Davis, manager of the Pond Giants baseball team, is Winston-Salem's newest restauratiteur . . . Located at the corner of 10th and Highland with that popular and pleasant hostess. “Sadie” Jarvis, in charge of the culinary department . . , the place should click ... It is tabbed to become the athletes’ congregating center for tips on sporting events. Old Aihlelo seen at the Teachers Association meeting In Greens boro last Saturday: “Bun” Hayes, Johnson C. Smith’s great all-time pitcher, who in the lute twenties* packed them in by the thousands to watch him twirl the now historical Smith-Livingstone Easter Mon day Classic . . , The greatest sport spectacle to cover a number of j years in a North Carolina college. dander “Doc” Smith . . The greatest pitcher to ever wear a , Fayettevile State Teachers uniform. He owned a drop that broke so : deep until opposing teams referred to it as the “drip” Greensboro “Jackie” Union Thomas, owner of the Royal Gar- ; den Case, is looking for no more husbands . . . Says she has found: the right man and is happily manned ... is a young man with good j business judgements, says Jackie. She is now interested in race'ef- i fairs and is working toward helping to make tills world better for her | fellow man. Smart Santas Shop At LEGGETTS Our Toy Department Is Loaded With DOLLS, WHEEL GOODS, MECHANI CAL TOYS, AND GAMES, for Children oi. All Afros. The Prices Are So Low and the Values So High ...! COMPLETE SELECTION OP GILTS FOR CHRISTMAS IN EVERY DEPARTMENT 'The. Friendly Slow in a Friendly Town' Warren ton. N. C. i »»■ - —■■ mill ■ w i ■»WO.WO.MX -WW^i««|Ktj»M«nwe«»»<»*Ml' STATE BRIEFS (CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1) given. Interested persons may write to the Queries in cave o! The CAROLINIAN, 518 E. Martic Street, before December 18. BROTHERS HELD FOR RAPE RALEIGH The Make County Grand Jury has re turned true hills of indict ment charging two brothers of the Swift Creek section with rape and assault with intent to commit rape, VYaddeli Lu cas, 22, is charged with the capital crime o* rape, while his brother. Marvin, faces the lesser charge of intent to commit rape. The brothers were arrested November 15 on the charge of raping and as saulting two girls. 13, and 1" years of age. In a wooded area in the Swift (’reck sec tion. The girls are sisters. NEGROES’ ROLES (CONTINUED FROM PAGE I) On the fifth day, the assembly elected Dr. Edwin T. Dahlberg, hard-hitting St. Louis pastor, as its president 1o sucetd Dr. Eugene Blake of Philadelphia. Greetings from the President It was also disclosed that Presi dent Eisenhower had planned to attend (he session but was prevent ed from diring so because of his present illness. Instead, he sent the Rev. Frederic Fox, special White House assistant, to represent him. Rev. Fox read a message of greetings from the President, In which he praised the assembly as i representing the- "spiritual strength i and moral fib: e of our people. The President also noted that the tv : ion’s outward programs | rHE CAROLINIAN of security and defense mast be matched with inward signs of justice and charity at home. These he described as the teaching of the brotherhood of man, and efforts to assure that each American citizen receive equal opportunity to grow and serve the common good. Dr. King Speaks oddsT&~ends (CONTINUED FROM FACE 1) NOT CONVINCING: The expla nation offered by the Rev. Her man Counts as to why he withdrew his daughter from the Harding High School in Charlotte, delivered before the Social Action group of the Davie St Presbyterian Church last Thursday evening, was far from convincing. Mr. Counts re viewed the trials and sorrows ex petii need by his daughter during the few days she attended this for merly all-white school but he fail id to explain how he or any other Negro can hope to ever achieve the freedom they say they aspire to without sacrifices and exposures to personal danger and harm. No one would have criticiz ed Rev. Counts if lie had not made application for his daugh ter to attend this school. But after asking for and receiving permission for her to attend the Harding school, It would be natural for all to assume that he knew what he was doing Burlington By Mrs. M. M. Brown 601 Apple St. , BURLINGTON Last week >-I:ss Evalee Evans of Richmond ! Avenue was hostess to Pastor's Aid. \ After lesson study and a brief j business session a gift basket of J mod was presented to Pastor and : Mrs. Cobb. The president, Miss Evelyn Fow- j ier is asking all members of group ! 2 to meet Friday evening at 8:00 i clock at the church. Mrs. Esther j Penriix, secretary. I'he Miracle Garden club and j their juniors held their Xmas open i house Sun. afternoon at the re- ! creation center on Jeffreys StYeet from 4 to 8 p.m. ‘The beautiful de cor, .tion on door opened to a Christmas Fairyland Aside from the lovely decoration, party laid tables , the arrangements by Seni ors and Juniors were so very love ly. Gifts for Juniors were around the tree. They were sewed on the spot. The Tea and Xmas flower show by the Wayside Garden Club held in the new home of Miss Vir ginia Trollinger, 111(5 Rauhut St. was inspiring to all who attended with arrangements from the front door, for the coffee table, mantle, bedrooms, hall and kitchen. The green and gold party table featur ing a glass Xmas tree with gifts beautifully wrapped and placed not to mention the tasty tea and Christmas fruit cake. The pioneer Senior and Junior garden held their Yuletide show in 'he Christian Church hut from 6 to 7:30 p.m. including decorative deas from Christmas eve till New Year's Day with dock, the indivi dual booths (and original idea of Mrs. R. L. Carmical) was used to call attention to arrangements of 11 members aside from the latest in party table for adults and chil dren. There were special arrange ments for hospitals to be distribu ted later Everyone got ideas for borne decorations besides enjoying *he Cranberry punch and delicious Xmas cookies. Mr Leßoy Richardson of New ark, N. J has returned home at present with his family and wife, the former Miss Virginia Trollin f’.er of Rauhut Street. TEACHERS MEET Dr. S. H. Duncan, state super visor of Negro High Schools, was the ‘recent guest of the Sellars- Gunn Teachers Association at its regular monthly meeting. Dr. Duncan compared the edu cational systems of England and America and challenged teachers to develop among students a spirit of initiative and a will to achieve. Harvey R. Newlin, director of instruction for Burlington City Schools, was also present and made remarks. The guests were presented by W E. Hall, program committee chairman. This association urge* all Inter ested patrons to make' entries in the exhibit to be held at. the De cember 17 meeting. Ceramics, woodwork, needlework, foods and flowers will be displayed. Miss Gwendolyn Gidney at CA 6-065 can be contacted for further in formation. Circle number 7 met recently at the home of Mrs. Leona Reaves on Fulton Street. After a short business meeting Mrs. Reaves was honored with a birthday party and received many gifts. A delicious dinner was served to her guests. Those present were Mrs. Annie Tilley, Mrs. Estella Milowe, Mrs. Lena McDuffie, Mrs. Lossie Reaves, Mrs. Fannie Walker, Mrs. Carrie Bell Reaves, Mrs. Shanks Gunn, Mrs. L. Graham, and Mrs. Myrtle Reaves. Mr and Mrs. Ranuel Arnold of Los Angeles, California were vi sitors of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Ha /.el and Mr. and Mrs. Otis Isley recently. Mrs. Ethel Smith and Mrs. Elf- S'a Troxler spent Sunday visiting Miss Ethel Roylene Pickard of Ra leigh and Mrs. Maggie Moore, her daughter, and Mrs. lona Hicks and sun spent Friday in Durham shop ping. Mr. and Mrs. R. V. Payne cnt«r tained the Usher Board of the day night.. Morning Star Baptist Church, Erl- Rev. P. Foster was dinner guest of Eider and Mrs. J. D. Smith Sun day afternoon. Mrs. Myrtle Shoffr.er enter tained the Missionary Circle of the Mt. Ncbo Holiness Church on Mon day evening. The Junior Choir of Queen’s Chapel Church sang «t Lea** Cha pel Church of Hillsboro. The pres ident of the choir Is Mr. Chesley Lee, assisted by Mr. Junius Shoff oer, Mrs Howard Thompson and Mr. Pervls Oliver. j &n<3 that there were possible danger* involved. No right thinking person will ever con done the type of treatment ac corded Miss Counts by some of the lawless grown ups and stu dents the few days she was at Harding High, No right think ing person has condoned the treatment accorded Negro chil dren in other localities who have braved the furor of the mob* but have kept right on regardless. In his talk last Thursday night, Rev. Counts not only tried to jus tify his own weakness, fear and timidity but he, for some uncx ■'’nined reason attemoted to vil ,;fy and condemn other Negroes or selling out to the white man. In view of what he had only re cently done that part of his talk could have weil been left unsaid. In fact, it wbuld seem that the best tiling that he can do is to keep his mouth shut until he is ready to sny that his daughter is going back to ihe Harding High School. wetzeTTcase (CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1) As Rev. Terry pointed his finger at Wetzel at arraignment proceed ings in Richmond County superior court, the 36-year-old New York State criminal stared at Terry. Then he shook his head Wetzel, brought to North CaroHn* by train only Monday morning, had no attorney and asked Rev. Terry questions himself. He asked Rev. Terry If he 1956 BUICK Special 4-dr. Se dan. Fully equipped. One owner $2195 1955 BUICK Super, 2-dr. Hard Top. All extras. One own er - Like new . $1995 1954 DeSOTA Firedome, 4-dr. Sedan. AH extras. New tires. Extra clean $1495 1854 BUICK Special 4-dr. Se dan. Fully equipped, One owner $1495 1853 BUICK Special 4-dr. Se dan. Fully equipped. One owner $1095 1949 CHEVROLET Club Cpe. BILL PRICE BUICK, Inc. 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NEWSBOYWEEPS (CONTINUED FHOM PAGE 1) white boy crying after being rob bed and “it shocked us for such a thing to happen in our neigh borhood.” SIX BODIES (CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1) a wheel of the auto protrud ing from the eight-foot deep water and called officers who pulled it out. Sheriff Ed Williams identified J. C. HARRIS LUMBER CO. See Us For Your Building Needs “Your One Stop Building Supplier” 704 SOUTH SPRING ST. Dial CA 6-9321—P.0. Box 688 BURLINGTON, N. C. Used Furniture ® Terrific. Values # Low Down Payment 9 Easy Terms COLONIAL Furniture Company 236 E. FRONT ST. BURLINGTON, N. C. PAGE THIRTEEN the dead as Mildred Carr, about 30; Clementine Crowder. 37; Christine Cooper. 43; Elixora Sykes, 26; Eugene Carr, 2, and Odessa Carr, 7. KLANSEEKS (CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1) “Grand Wizard” and an or dained minister from Eastern North Carolina, he said the Klan planned similar rallies in Richmond, Roanoke, Norfolk, Newport News and Arlington within the next several weeks. 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