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Tuberculosis is State Problem
"PtW. g, iuu. wnrvcsfrimi-ms
Htlon Southern Medical
Tuberculosis is a State Droblein
and, as audi ought to be handled
by the State with a central agency
fur the re|K>rtiiig of every case and
a method of attaca strengtliened
by a co-o|>erative sanatorium es
tablished by the State and main
tained by various agencies, politi
cal, aocial, business, insurance,
fraternal, and religious iu the
Slate. Tliii Is the opinion of the
Slate Board of lfealth and will
las the central theme of the Secre
tary of the Statu Board, Dr. \V. S.
Hankie, when he addresses the
ICighth annual meeting of the
Southern Medical Aaesociation in
Richmond, November 912.
At the eighth annual moating of
the association, the North Carolina
State Board of lfealth will be re
presented by its president. Dr. J.
Howell Way, of Waynesville, it*
secretary and treasurer. Dr. W. S.
Rankin, of Raleigh, and by Dr.
L. B. McBrayer, superintendent
of the Slate sanatorium for the
treatment of tuberculosis.
On Tuesday, Dr. Rankin ad
dresses the association <hi the
"State's Policy in the Manage
ment of Tuberculosis." He ap
proaches his subject in the light of
"Tuberculosis as a , State Pro
blem," and shows that the State's
death rate is .a responsibility be
loiigtug directly to the State Board
of Health, and that one fourth of
this responsibility is due to the
preventable death rate from tuber
culosis. He says in part. "Tuber"
cuh>i>is is therefore clearly and
distinctly a State health problem
of such magnitude as to call fur a
definite end comprehensive State
In determining this (state policy
lie points out the average State's
inability to bear in to the weight
of this-burden and suggests plans
and policies as follows: "While
the average State cannot herself
carry her burden of tuberculoid^
she can have it carried. The State
can divide the burden into many
parts; the State can carry the lar
ger part, a part large enough to
encodrage by her example the
cooperation and assistance of all
the political, fraternal, religious,
business, social and insurauce or
ganizations within her realm; she
can correlate and direct the co
operative elforts of these multiple
agencies and so bring to bear con
certed attack all along the retreat
ing iilie of the greatest enemy of
He suggests as a means of * pro
perly grasping and apportioning
the tuberculosis prdblem that there
be a State law requiring the re
porting of tuberculosis to a central
office on a suitable blank form, and
proposes ns a plau of attack,, a
cooperative sanatorium to be con
structed by the State and main
tained by the various cooperative
agencies above referred to; the
correspondence school to be main
tained out Of the maintenance
funds of tile sanitorium and to
have as its fuuctious: First, to re
ceive the reports of the cases of
tuberculosis in the State under the
law requiring such retmrts to be
made; yecond, to bring together
the needy, incipient and moderate
ly advanced consumptive case and
the organization of one -kind or
another that lias interest in the
case; third, to matriculate all cases
of tuberculosis reported uot in the
sanitorium as members> of the cor
respondence shoot. \
West Chowan Association.
~ The West Chowan, sending re
presentatives of more then 12,000
Baptist, met iu its thirty-second
session at Harrellsviite. The Ban
Usts of liarrellsville had rebuilt
their church, enlarging and beauti
fying it, and w.ere ready for the
visitor*- This little town has- one
of theniceet churches iu the State
fur the aiasof the place. Pastor
Honeycutt and his splendid people
' Sr.- ' 'fk. "t<
lire to becnngmltilated.
Tbe representative of tbe Ro
jfti ds.r._Killt .it-JuunUat-ul-i'U'eri,
wee entertained in tlie splendid
home of Mr. Brother J. T.
Pee lor W. B. Welf pretched the
introductory sermon from the
word*: "Will a man rob Godf
Tbe sermon ia worthy of tbe audi
ence of every North Carolina Ban
The officers: Thomas Gillam.
Moderator; J. 8. Mitehell, Vice
Moderator; N. W. Button. Clerk:
Dr. R. P. Thomas, Treasurer; and
Rev. R. B. Liuberry, Historian,
were reelected. No association
could boast of more capable offi
cers. The watchword of the West
Chowan is - development. Many
churches are 'making progress,
while others are making little .or
no progress. But with the strong
pastors and tlie many aggressive
laymen there is no doubt but tluil
the West Chowan will remain, as
she has for years been, one of the
most powerful Baptist bodies in
the bounds of the Southern Bap
UlKiwan College has made this
country a veritable Baptist, Eden.
The women of culture and. refine
ment throughout the Association
make it a place moat enviable to
live in.- Chowan College is pass
ing through a crisis but ''we have
no do.u1>t that the result will be a
furtherance of every good cause
and the strengthening of the Col
lege. The men of this section
kuuw what the College has meant
to the entire Association and the
State will rally aroifud the
school and President Lineberry
and free it of debt, and it wilt take
its place among tbe foremost
finalist colleges in our Southland.
The West Chowan is one of the
most ?y?l bodies to every de
nominational enterprize that wo
have in the Slate. When the
masses of this grest Baptist As
Huciation shall have been develop
ed to the point that many have al
ready attained, it will be that there
is no rival in all the laud for the
position and influence of thisgreat
Association.?By J. S. Farmer.
Philata Class Business Meeliog.
The Plnlathea C'nas of Almskie
Baptist Church met Id the home of
Mr*. S. ?. Dilday at 3:3o o'clock
November 9th,, 1914 for its re
gular business meeting.
The. class was culled to order
by president and she read a scrip
ture lesson and led in prayer.
Then the reports front the stand
ing committees were received.
A motion was uiude and carried
that wo uae the envelop system ,
hereafter in securing the class ;
pledge for.the orphanage.
Misses Doris Joskins and Ruth
Odom were appointed as Pastor's
Aid eofcomiUee for the next two t
Then a rising vole of thanks,
was given to the committee who
cleaued and arranged the claw
room during the laat month.
It was voted that we acrid a
handkerchief shower to the oldest ,
girls at the orphanage for a X ma a
Money was pledged with which t
to purchaae correspondent cards
Miss Sarah Brett and Mesdames (
M. D. Curtis and Z. V. Bellamy
were appointed a* nominating .
It wus moved and carried that
we ask Mrs. Honeycutt to act as
assistant teacher for the eiass for
the remainder of the year.
The assistant teachers for the
Sunday School for thereat month
are Miss Nannie Newsome, Met
dauies Hallie Baker und C. (}?.
"Hp Can Count On Me" was
then sung and we were dismissed
by repealing the.platform.
After this the hostess served
home made candies and wo ad
journed. to meet again Monday
after the second Sunday in Decem
ber with MrajW. L. Curtis.
State Teachers Readj to Meet.
? Kvosy t'laeo ilip iiaried
program of tlte North Carolina
Teachers' As4s*nbly and its allied
organizations. which meet i?i Char
lotte, Novcrnber 85-28, ha* been
assigned and accepted and the
thiri.v-firat aimtnrl Session will be
notable this ydfcr.
Charlotte took this most favored
of (tie conventions from all bid
ders. It has Inj^tn six years since
the assembly w?nt to Clmrlotje.wid
the re?jstrstn i|tfiKt year won* far
above any previous or . ucceeditiK
convention unti 1911. The Queen
City will be exfceted to- cntertaiu
l,i)00 this year1.1
State rvoperiH|hndent .Jsraer i .
Joyner lias callfd upon the school
bourda of everjicrty aud town in
North Carolina to give to all
teaclicrs who wi.v wish to attend
the assembly )eave of nbseuce
without lens of pay for FViday
succeeding Thu&sgiving on Thurs
day, November 26. in making
this ri ?iuest DfCtor .Junior declar
er Ida belief that the teachers will
receive from tlfe association with
hundreds of fglluw touchers aud
with masters of the profession,
such compensation from exchanges
of views and experiences as will
many times compensate for the
loss of tl'.e single day that will
actually be missed, from school.
All the schools jyvill take Thanks
giring and tratijs afe so arranged
that almost all vjill be able to leave
their homes on Wednesday,prec%d-.
ing Tlianksgu ?8g Thursday. thu?
attending the entire convention.
Every county aupermrendeiit
and every school hoard in North
Carolina will be urged to grant
this to the teachers who bear their
own expense lit going to the con
veuliou apd oakjsimply for the one'
Sty to nitKe W^oust o? their 'op
portunities to hear the messages
llmt nil teachers bring to Charlotte.
There are 12,000. teachers in the
public schools of the State and the
Raleigh departments would ' con
sider "it a feast to have nearly 20
per ceot of the profession in Char
lotte gaining the best thought and
experience from the master minds.
Nations! characters, a half score of
them, have accepted the invitation
The jiarenfc teachers" organiza
tion, the Not tli Carolina Teachers'
Assembly, will be augmented by
five associations. While the elder
is meeting in College Street High
School, these five will be holding
sessions in various portions of the
r?t f ?;
The State Association of
Primary Teaches, with Mini Ilattio
Parrott. of Kinslon, president,, the
North Carolina Kindergarten As
sociation, of which Miss Ualtie M.
Scott, of Aslieville, is president;
Die State Association of Gram
mar Grades, headed by Mrs.
Hattie ?. Fonuell, of Wilmington,
and the North Carolina Music
Teachers' Association, which holds
its first convention, will meet with
the. assembly and Prof. M. 0, S.
Noble, of the State University,
will preside. The Association of
High School Teachers and Princi
pals, with Prof. A. Vermont, of
Srnithfield, president, has a session
of two days. Mr. Vermont is a
Belgian of the city of Antwerp
and will discuss the schools of
The distinct socisJ feature of the
assemble will be the reception
given by the Woman's Club, of
Charlotte, at the Selwyn Hotel
Thursday evening at 10:30. it is
the evening at which the .entire
assembly will be guests.
For the opening session at 8:30
Wednesday evening November 26,
Mayor Charles A. Bland will make
the welcome for Chartc^te and
Prof. H. B. Graven, .of Neiv Bern',
wtH respond W it,--Oi3 Philander
P. Claston, United Stales Commis
sioner of Education, will speak,
Thanksgiving sermon will .be
preached Thursday morning by
Rev'. E. K. McLarty pastor of
Tryon Street Methodist church
Th?president's address will be a.
part of the Thursday evening pio
gram of the Msenibly and Mrs.
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Marietta Johnson, <>f ? Fairhope.
Alabama, one of the urnrt "tind*v_
of the assembly for 1U14. will tell
Carolina teachers now beginning
to learn of Iter methods. Friday
will be marked by the address of
Dr. William Lyon Pheliud of
Yale University. Officers will be
elected oil that dav.
The railroads are making con
cessions to the teacbera and put*
tinir a visit to -Charlotte within
reach of tlieni all.
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Cswpded and Anaitffd for Herald
Reedrn by eat Rtfulai
Tlve vote in this precinct.
Mitchell number two, wee very
light on election day, only abont
half the qualified voters attending
Miss Nancy Vann^ daughter of
Mrs. end the late T. j. Venn. was.
married last week to Mr. Win
borne of Coleraiiie. The family
and near relatives were present at
the ceremony, winch took i>lace at
the lioine of the bride near lint
place. - /
Bete Battle, a respected colored
man, died here last Tuesday night
after a short attack. Battle was
tiremau for J. J. House & Co.
and had a good ijscord with his
Fire completely destroyed the
bam and stables of Mr. Calvin
Jernigan last Tuesday niglit, and
burned three team besidea the feed
and other thtngs stured in the
buildings. The fire was first seen
about 6:30 o'clock by an outsider,
Mr. Jernigan and his family being
at the. supper table, and when
seen'it was too. advanced to be
checked. It was impossilde to
save tho team, one fine horse own
ed by Mr. Star key Bawls, one 1
liorso and a mule owned by Mr. '
Jernigan being'burned to death.
Another mule owed by Mr. Bawls*,
was tied under tbe shelter and
was badly burned before gelling
aivay. Mr. Jeruigan's loss is heavy.'
The team, feed, |K>>atoes, some
clothes, chickens, and buildings
amount to nearly $1,500 with no
insurance. The town people work
ed hard to save the dwelling and ?
other buildings .near by. The'
fliames were see., a long distance.
Mr. 'Jernigan is an indusuioua
man, highly esteemed b.v the i>ec
ple here and his loss is a source of
regret to all Who know him.
Zell Wiggins a negro tenant for
Mr. J. L. Harrington was killed
lust Thursday night at 11 o'clock
by another negro named Kaleigh
Harman, a shot gun being the
weapon used. From all accounts
Zell had been drinking aud when
he came home started a nun re!
with his wife, who is Herman's
sister. Harman in defending his
sister irom uti auscK, lingered
Wiggins wl|o turned on him with
the guu. Herman succeeded iu
getting the gun away from Wig
gins, end it is said Wiggih* start
ed on him with a knife, when
Hnrtnen shot him owiUi his
own gun. Tho IohU entered' Wig
gins breast and death eume in a
few minutes. Dr. ltnfiin the
coroner viewed the bod.y next day.
linrman gavo himself Up to the
The Philathea Convention will
meet here the first Sunday in De
comber. A committee is at work
on a urogram including special
music and u splendid gathering is
The moving pictures shown here
last week were disappointing. The
promoters had advertised Knro
penn War pictures, but the pictur
es were old and too ^ small - to be
Mr. J. A. Willi turd was in Tar
boro on business last week.
Miss Mary Harrell who is at
tending Chowan College sueut
Saturday and Sunday with her
father Mr. E. C. Harrell. Site
returned to college on Tuesday. ^ '
Miss Freddie Burden gave a
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