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The Journal-patriot. (North Wilkesboro, N.C.) 1932-current, June 26, 1950, Page 7, Image 7

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Of leets in Hall 16 THAT AIN'T HAY Hover Commission ! that $40 million a « be saved by modernising ilsatlon methods and eqi nt of the U. S. Post Office tment. among the millions who do, Puiar band ler Bays: "I overed the ""n* of ciga e mildness 11 made the THE CANCER can a cigarette be Demonstration 6lub sell met on Friday, at the Town Hall in sboro. Approximately members represent iteen clubs were pre bhn R. Church, presl pounty Council, was In j meeting. Mrs. Claude iretary, read the min previous Council meet plin, County Agent, ex telephone survey to Itmbers and introduced Is, veternarian. n Key, chairman of >gram planning, and chairmen gave their ports. nty Council voted to Dhn R. Church to Farm Peek at Releigh. Plans aade for the County Committees were ap Achievement Day. was adjourned by I it. Work Is Stai On Trapkill School Buildim Four Class Rooms, Gymnai ium Are Being Built For Tr&phill School Contract has been let for an addition consisting of four class rooms, toilet rooms, heating plant and (gymnasium for Traphill high school. Although contract was let for the entire project, county and state funds will be used only on the school, part Of the project and funds raised in the community will pay for the gymnasium, which will be a part of the school-build ing. Sidden Construction company, of North Wilkesboro, received the general construction project for $47,998. Ralph Duncan, of North Wilkesboro awas the successful low bidder on wiring for $1,140. An derson Electric company, of Wil kesboro, received plumbing con tract for $2,125. Estes, of Mor ganton, received the,heating plant contract for $5,500. The heating plant will serve the entire build ing. Sidden construction company has already begun work on the project. Meanwhile, work has already started on all other school pro jects which have been let In Wilkes county. i j- ' 1 I—u ——— 27 Appear For Cancer Center Examinations On Tuesday morning, June 20th, the Wilkes-Alleghany county Can cer Center held its weekly clinic. Twenty-seven appeared (or exami nation, 20 white women, 5 white men, 2 colored women. Mrs. Phil Forester served as Chairman of Receptionists, and assisting her were Mrs. Paul Delp, Mrs. M. P. Bare, Mrs. M. F. Bum garner, and Mrs. Clate Bumgar ner. Those who presided in the ex amining rooms were Mrs. R. C. Goodwin, Mjrs. Tam Shumaker, Mrs. Ed Bumgarner, and Mrs. Paul Snider. Twenty-seven examinations were completed, and 24 patients were referred to their personal physi cians for medical attention. The Center is staffed by mem bers of the Wilkes-Alleghany County Medical Society. Two priorities were given to those who arrived too late for ex amination. There were several from out of town. One came from Charlotte six from Sparta, 1 from Newland, 3 from Grassy Creek and 1 from Sturgills. Examinations are free to all wo men 35 or over, all men 40 or over, and to anyone with a symp ton or a "danger signal," regard less of age. The Clinics are held every Tuesday morning in the Wilkes County Court House. Registration is from 9:00 toi 10:00 a. m. There will be no Clinic on Tuesday, July 4 th. Frequently there are more ap •pi lean tg for examination than can be accommodated. Therefore, in order that those who live at a distance may be sure of an ex amln&tion and thus not make a trip in vain, priorities will be sent, on request, to all who live twenty miles or more from Wilkesboro. i ■ nil ■■■'"I- '■ Address yoar request to Cancer Center Clerk, Wilkesboro, N. C. and indicate two datee on wMch yon conld come (or examination. Iistbd here are twelve mighty important engineering J and construction features that insure long life and low maintenance in a truck. Only truck-built GMC'i give you all twelve! No other make offers more than six—-some only one or two I Don't be fooled by claims—look underneath the paint. If you want a real truck that will give you most miles per dollar, use this check list to measure up truck values. Remember, all these extra-mileage features are standard equipment on a GMG—there's no extra charge for them.

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