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The Carolina times. (Durham, N.C.) 1919-current, March 24, 1940, Image 6

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Ml THl CAROLINA TlMlt PATUR9AY. MAIIMi Mtfc 1M6 Honored On Birthday With Gala Party MMM. a. p. RiCHARDSON HCmOltEO ON HER BIRTHDAY Om «1 th« eutat^pdint Leap T*t» Birtltday Pmrtin of th« MM9I1, wu wh«n mmny friaivda iMt In tb« boms of Mr. and Mrt. ^ P. Ritfliardaoa c*l«br«tiiig bar •IvTMth birthday party, Ftbru* aty Mtb 1840. Tba homa waa kMotUully dacoratad for t h • •ccaaioB, color achama bains tiak ^d whita. Miu D. G. Ruth- lalca (raatad door. Mi*. Fiorida Uarria introduced tha raccirinc Una, which waa compoaad of Mra. Lena Bichard- aen, Mra. Daiay Fowlar, Mra. Orau WltiUay ^d Mra. Addie P. Hall. Mra. Eoehall H. Malone had ehaiya of the guaat book. Mra. Ethel Jonea directed gueat to the dining room which waa baautifnlly ar^Anged. Candle* in Ugh* tlkrooghout the hooae. Th* Birthdar cake with the eleven candle*, represented her elereath birthday which i* the *»th of Fel)ruf*y. Mrs. Iver Car- peoter served punch. Mrs. Car- pantar waa aaaiated in the dining room by Meadames Maddia Floyd, Enora Downy and Ellis. RefreshmenU consiated of saivdwiches pink and white minta and salted nuU. Many gifta were received. Mr*. Richardson aflso a ni*n>t>er of the Gwden and First Aid aubi was presented gifts from both. ^ The goodbyes were said to Miss Geneva Heggins. Those pre sent were Miw S. E. Allen', Prol. Q. L. Crews, Mr. and Mra. ClMide Whitley, Mr. and Mra, Iven Malone, Mrs. A, H. Carroll Miss M> B. Stanley, Mrs. F. B. Taylor, Mrs. Addie P. Hall, Mr*. Celie Payne, Mr. and Mra. Leo Ellis, Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Fow« ler, Mr. ^nd Mrs. Arthur Jones, Miss C./®:*% Miller, Mrs. V. M. Blount, Mr. and Mra Vinson Ifarris, Mrs. Iver Carpenter, Mrs, Media Floyd, Mrs. C. C. Locke, Mrs. Mayme Pate, Mra. M. S. Wilcox, MUsea D. C. Rutledge, Mo*eIl Stancil, Marla FfJulton. Out-of-town guests were Mis* Geneva Heggins, Mra. Enora Daniel, and Turner Heggina Miu Vpmetta Richardson, Miaa JS,Bidie Richardson, Miss Goklia Poteal, Garland Wataon and Adolf Co* " Churches Hold . Joint Services CllAIUU)TT£ The New £mman- nai Congregational Church and ta* Brooklyn Presbyterian church will hold tne autb observance of tr.«ir Joint Holy Week Services, enaing Kaater Sunday afternoon at Uuee o’clock at tba New j!mBUU>ual chdrch. inia serlea of joint observan- c«» was started six yean ago by Una iUv. Chas. F. Kush, pastor of xsew Jiimmanuel Church and Rev. A. U. Prince, then pastor of ksiooluya Preabyterian^ Church wn now Field Representative ot Uio Synod of the Atlantic, com- piising states of South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida. Jkv. Lional B. Weat is the pre- Mnt paator of Brooklyn Preaby- t^rian church. The aervices will begin on Paiaa Sunday afternoon, and will continaa every night thtougl Holjr Weak axcept Friday night whan it will ba interrupted to allo>w tha two congregationa to atMBd the City Wide Joint Ser vice by tlie Xnterdenominational Miniatarial Alllanc*, On Palm Sanday at three p. m. the meaeage wHl be delivered iy Dr. W. R. LkivoU, editor of th% Siar of Zion. Un Monday even- iug at eight the subject, “Noth ing Believes,” will be diaeuaaed ty Bev. J. L, Pickens, pastor of t'ra Wi.iiams Tabernacle C. M. £. c.iurci. Tuesaay night Rev. H. W, Givens, pastor of Ban Salem P>esbyterian church will disauss, “Jesus Speaks of the Future.” On Wednesday evening ‘The Hour' will be observed with the meeting in charge of Dr. Ernest M; Hfolliday, general aecretary of the church tfzten- sfon division of Congragational- Cbristian churcliea, with head quarters at the New York office. Thursday, “The Upper Room” will be discussed by Rev. G. £. Hogue, pastor of the Graham Street Methodist church and on Easter Sunday afternoon at 3 o’clock “The Road to Emmaeus” will be discussTfl by Rev. L. B. Wact FinaDcial Drive GETiaEMANE BAP. CHURCH Qatliseman* Baptist Church will atart a tiiMtnci^ drive, be ginning Sunday March 17-22. .Sunday at 11 a. m. tba pMtor will praaeh. Report ^of niember* on pladgea. 7:S0 J>. m. aervicea conducted by the young people’a clu4). 8 p. m. praaohing. Monday, March ISth-^Rev. T. A. Grady, choir ^d congrega tion of Ebenezer Baptist Church. Tuesday , March l®th—at 7;80 p. m. Rav. M. W, Morgi^n with choir and congregation of the the Hillside Bajptist Church, Wednesday, March 20th—(Rev. M, K. Hill, Shiloh Baptist church with choir and congregation. Thursday, March 21at— Mt. Calvjairy Holiness Church in charge with choirs and congre gation. Friday, March 22nd—at 7:80 p. m. A Pre-Easter Service will be held >ft the Hillside Park high school with the cooperation of Ministers A41iance of this city. In connection with a box party !n the interest of Gethsemane church. All ladle* who will fur nish boxes for occasion will be appreci^^d. The public la cordially invited to attend all of tliese servicn. REV. JAMES STEWART, Pastor OSTt NEW POSITION Holy Week KYLES TEMPLE AME ZION CHURCH HOLDS EASTER HOLY WEEK REVIVAL Rev. Mrs. L. B, Bailey noted evangelist is in charge of the services. She is a member of trinity Zion church of Greens boro and is a great preacher. The public is invited to ^t«nd. The meeting will laat through Easter. Revival ST. JOSEPH AME 'CHURCH A great city-wide reviv^ at Sc. Joseph AME Church beginn ing Wednesday March Z7tk to April 7th, Dr, NxH. Jelti Famous Phil adelphia Evangelist, and h i a vrife, conlueting a great Gospel Chorus. Watch for announcementa 'of Sunday afternoon’s Lectures. Dr. Jeltz will preach every night at Z-30- Dr. J. A. Valentine, pastor f St. Joseph AME Church welcomes everybody. £YFS EXAMINED CLASSES FlTTKto Dr. iobrtj L Palmer OPTOwrtSTIST 317-A N. TRYOM ST. (0)pr*»>t* P«kUe LIkrary We maiiitain a eoalinetely efUi]^ed aSi^e fer the ttduaive ceBvenienee of the eelaraA f*if»le. C«iiiplele BDlding , Serfice •**RBMODELlNG •••MEW CONSTRUCTION •••ROOFING SERVICE •**BU1LD1NC SUPPLIES ESYIMATES GLADLY FJLTRNISHED For Painting, Faperinf and Decorating we use BO!BRB PRODUCTS, W« tba Lng’Ut* LMAV- LATO AOTUI^ BOOPeW . KounrWiT. \m m mux mm Tins eOMFAMY OTERATES ON A VOLUME BASA, SMALL PROnr, LABlttC vouiMEr all WDRK GtfARAMTEKD Home Modernlzatioii And Supply Co. au rATMTnvtum Mmmi. n- c., phohc j.4sst CLUBSi, ••••*•••* THE ROSEBUD DUCHES CLUB liald a very enthusiastic meeting at the home of Mrs. Thelma Daniels, on Pine Street March 5tb. The devotion^ were led by tiia president Miss Bettie Cunn ingham after which members quoted Bible verses. Various re ports were discussed, including a project to raise the treasury of the club. One new member w^ welcomed in the club after which each member expressed his de sire for the up-building of the club. The social hour waa very enjoyable, members present were Mesdame*^ Roaa Ruffin, Misaes Willia Bowm^, Minnie Vails Bettie Cunningham, Dora Has kins and Ann McMillan, THE MODERNETT CLUB eelebrated their third anniver- ^Bt'y Thursday night at the AlgoD'Quin elub house. Leading with a Banquet of members and tneir dates. The membera were invited at 8:»0 to find their plac- ea «it a long attractively decorat ed table. A eolor note of yellow waa carried out in the center piece of snay dragons, talisman rosea atad mixed spring blossoms yellow candles in silver canSle- .aticka wer« placed at the inter vals of the tai>la, Duringi the dinner there were several apeech- es nyiide, Archie Perry, William Nutall, Charlie NotwomI. Char lie Walker and Mr, Watson, Mra. Kanrine Heater, Mrs, Ninnie Wil«on' and Hiss Annie Mae Moore made some short but in teresting speeches. Those attending the Banquet were Miss Inez Edwards, Charlie N'Cnrood; Miss Minnie Wilson, Williilm Loyn, Miss Nasarine Bynum, John W. Perry; Miss HERMAN T, SMITH Appointed To Pepsi Cola Sales Post NEW YORK — Herman T. Smith, well known Negro sales- promotion ,tind former newspap er man for the Pepsi-Cola Com pany, it was jointly announced by Waiter S. Mack, Jr., comi^ny President, and Don Q. Mitchell, Viee-President, Sales. In his new position, Mr. Smith has charge of the planning and direction of sales promotion fur Pepsi-Cola in the Negro mar- ket, n^ing his position one of tne most important held by a Negro in private industry today. Seen by the preu i^ the Pepsi Cola office in Long Island City, Mr. £mith said that the Pepsi- Colai Company has shown « great deal of respect and confidence in the Negro by hia appointment, and added, “The drink is headed for an all time high in the Ne gro i)ktt'ket this year.” Mr. Smith further stated that in keeping with his position, he plans many* varied and interest ing types of promotion for each community throughout the coun try. Mr. Smith was born in Kor- folk, va is S8 yean old and b«* gar. hia sales promotional career as Assistant Circulation Mailer wf the Journal and Guide. Since then he has been Circulation Mfiinager for the Washington Tribune, special Representative foi the Blue Coal Company, Field Representative for the Pittaburgh Courier and sales pro motion man for Gooderlytoi and Worta (G & W) Whiskey. He attended achool at Virginia Un ion and Temple Universities and the New York University School of Commerce, Mr. Smith left here Friday for Birmingham, A^bama, where he will direct a series of pronvo- tiona throughout the South. All mail should be addressed to him at the Pepsi^la Company in Long Island City, N. Y. Mob Bill Has Support Of Maiorily NEW YORK — An indication that the Federal Anti-lynching bill has the full support of the majority of Senators, was voiced by Seiiltor- Robert F. Wagner, one of the auCKors of the biU, in a statement issued in Wash ington March. 13, at the close of Senate Sub-committee hearings on the bill. .... The full statement issued by Wagner, explaining his own stand, and the relationship of the fight for this bill to the Internal- tional situation follows: “The favoraible report of the Auti-Iynching till by tlie StA- committee of the Judicit^ry Com mittee, immediately upon the close of hearings tod^y, is a prrntifying indfEation of the over wtekning support for the bill in th(> Senate. In tliese times, when democracy is on trial throughout the civilized world, it is especially fitting ^rtd especially important to safeguard libertiea of evei^ tiona^^eans the civil rights anfl t\r€ personal liberties of every American citisen, howeper bum ble and whatever his ra^e or Color. The pending bill is sfmilar .ous ^lui-iynching me^^ sures which I have joined in pressing for enactmenjLj^ince the year 1934. For six years the is sue h|Lti been discussed and de bated by the Senate as fully as any issue ever presented to Congrss and the American peo- 'pie. In that time, 73 lynchings have occurried. The number of lynching* has varied with signifi cant reguljgirity as the thread of legislation has seemed more or less possible of fulfillment. If the threat- of a federal ^nti- 1} aching bill can minimize or put a temporary hight to lynching, that is the best argument for a Federal nti lynching Ifi#. Al though a comparatively small number of lynchings occurred last y&iir, we have no assurance whatever that lynchings will cc^'tinue to decline if this legisla tion is shelved. There must be a definite and peri)Uinent end to the barbarous practice of lynch ing, which haa held America up to ridicule contempt among ths common people of many lands.” Charlotte High Wins Dramatic Tourney Prize (RAZiEIGiH, (Special) — F>>r what Consider^ %y judges ai (1 a capacity audience to be ,aai excellent performance, the West Charlotte High School Drama tics Club of Charlotte was nam ed winner over eight other schools in the finals of the North Carolina High School Dr^ma Tournament held Saturday, March 16, fit Shaw Univer*ity ard was awarded the^aul Green Cup donated by P,Sul Green fok* the most outstanding dramatics club in the tournament. Second and third place honors went to the Highljlnd High School of Gastonia and Dudley High School «>f Greensboro respectively. Prizes for the best individual performances were awarded by President Robert P. D^i^iiels of Shaw University to Miss Mari- zttta Hardy of the Second Ward High School, Charlotte, and to J:4cgJ) Smith, of the Highland Hiffh School, Gastonia. The Paul Green Cup was awarded by M. J. Whitehead, “If we are to vindicate our proud position as the foremost example of functioning De- mc&racy, we must help the states to stamp out for all times the spirit of the lynching mob. It is my sincere hope and belief tl^ this issue will be settled once and for all at this sossion of Congress.” Adell Carryall, Samuel Cobb; Mr. and Mrs. Watson, Miss Cath arine Jones, William Nutall, Miss Annie Moore, George Gilmore Min, Lucila Dannis, Geo. Chavia. Deaths Exceed Births For February RALEIGH — There were 332 Kore deaths and IM fewer births in North Carolina last month than in FebrU|»(ry, 1939, according to a report issued Fri day by the State Board of Ktalth’a Division of Vit^tfl StatLs- l:ci, of which Dr. F. T. Stimaon is th« director. Deaths from all •aoaea reported for February, 1940, totaled 2,788, as comp^ed ^ children with 2,64(5 the preceding Febru-' ary, while births laat month tota- Scarboroogli fi, Bargelt BUWaUL bhibmors SMKVICE PHONES BAY J4VH' S22 E. PETTIGREW ST. NIGHT J-3722 DURHAM. N. C. led 6,039 ^ 5,8i83 a year ago. Influenza continued to take heavy toll, claiming 188 victims l^t month, as compared with 73 in February, 1939, making the total so far this year 412, again st only l'26 the first two months of 1939. Witji a. total of 406 deaths under a year old, the infant mortality rate last month \yais 72.^' as com pared with 96.8 a ^year ago, when the total nurtber of deaths w(>s 384. There was a slight de cline, however, in the maternal death rate, which dropped from 6.5 to 6.4. Pneumonia last month cladm- ed 290 lives, compared with 277 in February, 1939, but there were only 119 deaths from pul monary tuberculosis, against 12€ a year ago. Deaths from preventable fk~ cidenta continued to climb, with 96 last month, aainst 93 a ye^tr Ago. Three deaths were reported from fiir transportation accid ents, None was reported in North Carolina in February, 19^9. former president of the Associ,cf- tion, of EUsaibeth City and tha volume of plays for second place was awarded by the newly elect- e-l president, T. E. Jeffries of Belmont. 0. L.' BUSe, Principal of West Cahrlotte High school and president of the Association f.;r the past year, awarded the speciut plasues to all nine schools which had reached the tourna- n'rnt finals. Presenting Parker Hord’a Gy- pby, it was the first victory earn ed by the West Charlotte school in the tournament finals to which the club had gained admission this year by earning a high rat ing in Western division preli minaries held in Greensb(>ro. Payers in the winning play were Misses Sadie Morague and Ger trude Anderson and Robert GJenn and William Milia all membera of the Junior high school c^s of their school, The judges were Mrs. Julia B. Dtlaney, director of dramatics Sc. Augustine’s College, J^leigh; Mrs. N. A, Miller, Raleigh; and Professor B. L. Woodruff, head oc the English department, Johnson C. &nith University, Charlotte. Schools participating in the tournament were as follows; West Street High School, Neiw Bern; Second Ward High, School Challotte; Booker T. Washing- ton High School, Rocky Mount; Highland High School, Gastonia; F. E. Smith High School, Fayette ville; Dillard High School, Golds boro; Dudley High School, Greensboro; Gatea County Train- jnp School, Sunbury; West Ch-(^rlotte Hig!i School, Char lotte. Miss Margliret B. 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