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The State port pilot. (Southport, N.C.) 1928-current, August 01, 1945, Image 1

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if he Pilot Covers jjnii^wick County sixteen no. : iuilding Boom < A Possibilty . Sa>s Bill Sharpe' 9(j 0 State Division Of P id vei'tising And News ,jake.v Survey Of N. C. leach Areas lESLF.S BUILDING L IN COSTAL AREAS) Tha; Is Needed To Start F ,struction Boom Is Re- j ase Of Material And Labor .i week's survey of | a beaches, Bill " | of the State News distributed a story of -capers stating that w . . the release of high sf ... ;v' erial and labor is all ^ _ to start what will ^ a ; - if boom. al v s ,:p?. according to his to story. found little or kl . v : e of correlated plantc .1 ch owners in this i ct . y: . H .over county. There! ... ; , , hes in New Hanover, m i . . and Carolina, and c< B: .: swick. Caswell and fi Bo. He also saw failure w up good will among pois-.omers through the bi .i ncy to sell space on bj sr.: This meaning that li< its", pe'r-f write for reserva- si nmation many hotels tt . . ::g houses do not even w ; the trouble to reply to the A - sc Caswell Beach- This recently ! property is selling i le v < b 00 per front foot, I ?- :: going to persons in of - Many owners say fr . p- immediate building af- tv the v.Mi. | U Long A new beach ti S .:i::>ort and adjoining Cac . B h. all ocean front pro- ni reported already sold IS resale property avail- N ? P:s have climbed in three P 300 per cent. tl Mr > -.arpe stated that what lil h hi seen here in Brunswick tl : X Hanover bore no re- si ?: the booms' usually si a- h resort realty de- si V " r:s The beach owners st t be merely making an as i. p up with existing - Sf ? ;"1 Substitute Clerk Will Be Engaged ? 1 Cl A:;:, .ions are being accep- w position of Substitute ) th< Southport post ofS Applicants are asked to in-'1; ' ' local postoffice for ls hforr- ttion leading to an appli- y i r. being filed. Both women ^ eUigiDie ii mey arc Ir ages of 17 and 50. c< lie pay is SI cents per hour. |oi p ; w BriefNews Ij Flashes f 11 ^ J h BlllDIM. m;\V HOME p, Mis. S. B. Frink have ;l ; st.ruction work on a|p near the Rappleyeajtj Bi n KNS TO Dl'TV jsi R. Varnuni has return- w " i shop after being at , ct h his sister. Mrs. Fair- a t. at Boone's Neck W . He is in the Mer- * S STAKTING NEW SHOP ,T' N" ri & s. Bus Lines, ii-.j work on its jiew ^ - "'t' J lefMir shops for;? "nc rear part of the _ t lot recently pur- ' Tile front of the lot I for the construction !. station as soon as 'tT - <..||jes obtainable. 1 F,Jxr OKA Hi'ATE COIBSE | F' i W. Hayes, Shallottc i surgeon, has been i:is office for two ^ trying n post-graduate s his absence Major / R enbaum, who has been tl I" ::'= nseas and is now at f: 0 days leave, has an- f ' emergency calls. v e PINIONS POSITION ' '* btevens, tLe form-!11 J" rhme Smith, has re-|r ration as ster.agraph- a jV -::ce ot the Beard of.b left last week to: t, r''. ',usban<ii who is staioned.1 Wh8!!to*Pia- Miss Gertrude!8 v.ho has taught in the j h ' :ty school, for the ' 'J*' * - --a". arr su-ceods 'P s;'; - v.. ?c*.-d o: Lduca-j* TH >0 Secrecy Veil R O^e Can Admii * ress Mention Can Be Made Of Sinkings Which Occurred Off Cape Fear During Battle Of Atlantic OCAL CITIZENS WITNESSED EVENTS irst - Hand Knowledge Is Supplemented By Official Account Of Rescues Here, at last, is the story j hich the Pilot wanted to bring j >u long ago. At the beginning] ' the war, when Nazi U-boats, ere on the prowl just off ourj lores, survivors from topedoed j lips were brought to Southport, j id though everybody in town new about them, sometimes even | lowing the names of the ships, j le local press was not permitted | i mention the disasters for se-, irity reasons. The editor at that time be- j oaned the fact that not a word, >uld be printed although for the J rst time a real "scoop" was] ashed in by the waves. Now, several years later, we j ing you an account, released! f the Sixth Naval District pub; information office, of the nkings you witnessed back in le time when Frying Pan Shoals on its title, "Graveyard of the I tlantic," or "Coffin Corner," as . >me seaman designated it. The following is the official re ase concerning this section: The Nazi U-Boats operating 'f Frying Pan Shoals, seaward om Southport, N. C., torpedoed vo tankers in March and April, ( >42, only to find them "rise from , le grave" to sail again. , It was nine minutes past mid- j ight on a pitch black March 21, , >42, when the tanker ESSO , ASHVILLE passed the Frying . an Shoals buoy to port. Then , lere was a noise?-"very much j ke the slamming of a door"?|, lat sent a tremor through the , lip. A few minutes after the lell hit, an explosion raked the lip, flames leaped high and both , ern and bow rose in the air . 5 the ship buckled in center. [ The stern of the vessel was ilvaged and was towed to Balti-1 lore where a new bow was fit- j. id for her. On arrival, some1, lipyard people "went fishing" i her tanks, which had been , irrying oil but were now loaded ; ith deep sea fish. She returned , i the Battle of the Atlantic. j, Less than a month later, April ] 2, 1942, the Panamanian reg-i tered tanker Stanvac Melbourne as torpedoed 15 miles south of rying Pan Inner Buoy. Crew lembers reported three sublarines were observed, blinking >mmunications. One of the subs, i-erturned a lifeboat. ! The STANVAC MELBOURNE as new, built in 1941, and of ),013 tons. Her captain and vo crew members remained board the vessel throughout, tough he ordered the ship , bandoncd. The to-pedo had lown a hole 25 to 15 feet in j rr side. Eighteen hours after that tor-' edoing, a salvage crew arrived] rid the ship was towed to | harleston. She was repaired at ic Charleston Navy Yard and' ?turned to service. A .'{,700 ton Latvian cargo j flip, CILTVA1RA, was torpedoed 'ithout warning off the Carolina oast near Frying Pan Shoals nd two of her crew of 32 killed i a before dawn attack January 0, 1942. Twenty-one survivors ere picked up by the SS OCONY VACCUM American oil inker, and brought to Charleson. She wos bound for Savannah. Last ship torpedoed in Sixth istrict waters was the GEORGE iDE. which was hit to the outheast of Southport and Cape 'ear September 12, 1944. Shc| ook one torpedo almost directly1 stern and immediately after! fiat explosion, a second torpedo] pproached from abaft the star-1 oard quarter and passed very1 lose to the ship. , Ten minutes late a submarine' ras sighted off the starboard uarter at a 300 yard distance, o close maify on the GEORGE iDE could hear the dicsel motors, ficy reported. Two rounds were, Ired by the Armed Guard crew, rom their five inch gun, but ere not believed to have been ffcctive. The sub crash dived, j The GEORGE ADE was taken ito tow and, despite heavy seas, ] e-ifhed Norfolk, to become still j nother "ghost ship"?torpedoed ut saved to sail again. The John D. GUI, carrying 43,000 barrells of crude oil, was unk by a torpedo off Wilming-, on on March 12, 1942. Impact of] he hit turned the tanker com-1 iletely around Pla.r.ei ffdr.i, the niiteifig ship .visible to the refc-| .ants on WrightfivUl* Eoicfc.* EST; A Good 40-PAGES TODAY emoved; Now' t It Happened Churches To Hold Union Services During the month of August | the four Protestant churches In Southport will hold Union Services on Sunday night. A schedule has been arranged by the pastors of the various churches and is as follows: August 5, at Trinity Methodist Church with the Rev. Jerry Newbold conducting the' service. August 12, at St Phillips Episcopal Church with the Rev. A. L. Brown conducting the service. August 19, at the Baptist Church with the Rev. O. I. Hinson conducting the service. August 26, at the Presbyterian Church with E. M. McEachern conducting the service. A most cordial invitation is extended to everyone In the community to attend these services. 4-H Club Camp Great Success 4-H Girls From This Count- , ty spent JLast week At White Lake Along With j Girls From Other Coun-] ties The Brunswick County 4-H Club girls who could get away from work last week attended the annual encampment at White Lake. With them were girls from various other counties in the State. The New Hanover girls and those from Brunswick went as a group. Those attending from Bruns-I wick county were: Ann, Rebecca and Catherine McRackan and Betty Corlette, Southport; Hilda Mae Hewett, and Nelva Holden, Supply; Mary Gwynn Chadwicki and Winneford Register, Shal- j lotte. The Home Agent, Miss1 Alene McLamb, and Mrs. Odell i Evans of Leland attended as adult advisors. Mrs. Evans little son, Gene, also attended. The camp was a most successful one. Mr. R. W. Galphin, j Farm Agent frcm New Hanover County, said it was the best camp he had ever attended and he has held many camps. During the week there were three special instructors other than the agents and adult leaders from each county. These instructors were: Miss Virginia Ward, Family Life Coordinator, Wilmington; Mrs. L. B. Brummitt, Handicraft Instructor, Wilmington; and Lt. R. Wilson from the Health Department in Wilmington. There were seventy-five people in camp the entire week. Not any of the girls from this county had ever been to camp before but J.iey were all perfect campers. Catherine and Rebecca McRackan were recognized as being among the best campers. The week was a most helpful and enjoyable one. Swimming, and various types of recreation were enjoyed throughout the week. Game Protector Gets Four Men j F o ur-Wilmington W h it e Men Arrested For Hunting Deer Out Of Season By Protector Bowmcr Led by visions of fresh meat of the venison variety, a. quartet of deer hunters from Wilmington, all said to be employees of the shipyard, found themselves involved in a foot race with County Game Protector H. T. Bowmer on Saturday. The game protector came off victorious in the race and all four men are scheduled to be tried before Magistrate E. H. Ganey at Leland this week. The men arc J. W. Lewis, H. S. Lewis, Bill Lewis, and U. M. Reynolds, all giving Wilmington addresses. They were allegedly hunting in Town Creek township when surprised by the game protector In the resulting foot race one of the men, aaid to have been H. B. Lewis, discarded a late model Remington auto- j matic shot gun. This Bowmer retrieved after arresting them. Another man is also said to have thrown away his gun, the remaining two holding on to their weapons. According to availibie informi(Continued on Page 4) , a iiuiiiuu v? and writers. The fishing rcstric- i tions are now lifted but travel, i troubles arc many. Despite this i the minds of the boys arc againj i turning strongly to fishing on 1 Frying Fan Shoal3 and elsewhere i off the coast of Brunswick. Last 1 week this column mentioned that, < Don N. Carpenter, hunting and I filling editor of the Washington;1 Daily News, had just written about the Frying Pan fishing and I his hoping to get back here in!I August. He also stated that the I Washington sportsmen were sold 1 completely on Southport for itsli sport His letter ]iui 1 hard'y tees. Uid ifide before (1 ator.g cajap another vl-.tL a page. i VTE I 1 News paper li Southport, N. C., W Japanese Local Warehouses! Ready For Year's v Crop Of Tobacco; e Sales Will Begin At 9 a. m. b Wednesday Morning; All p Arrangements Are Com- ^ P,ete J <5 At 9 o'clock Wednesday morn-j81 ing August 1, the familiar chant ? of the tobacco auctioneer Willi1' usher in another tobacco season! Cor Whiteville. All arrangements P Cor a banner season in 1945 arejw complete. Warehorusemen, auc- E lionee.-s, book men, clip men, B ticket markers, buyers and all tl the other persons who go to a make up the Whiteville market ]j are in town and ready to start] the flow of tobacco through the! v 81 warehouses. The Whiteville market will use!T the same sales system that last]y year enabled them to move morej than 28 million pounds of tobacco | in the face of acute labor short-' I ages. In addition to using that] same tested system, the speed of the sales has been stepped up to 400 piles an hour sold to the buying companies. This Is an in- I crease of 40 piles per hour over-[ uass, UOllrv, cn/n V* ?1>. ... Tolcr, of Southpoi t, has arrived i at the world's largest naval re-js ceiving station, a unit of the U.1 f S. Naval Training and Distribu- i tion Center, for reclassification! a and further assignment. jl Toler has been in the Navy for > three years and three months and i has seen service aboard a tanker It in the American and Asiatic-] Pacific Areas. w. b. kkmn Before the war and resultant |i restrictions on sport fishing, the' J Brunswick coast had thousands 1 of devettes of sport fishing among i its friends. Among them were 1 ~ r\f v?icr mitrinc? pflitora P0R1 i A Good Con ednesday, August 1st, Fleet B Pilots Junu Some months ago the Junior | Roman's Club of Whiteville was ery active in one of the War lond drives. A result of their fforts was the sale of enough onds to buy and equip a fighter lane. The plane was a Hellcat iightfighter, for use on plane arriers. These planes, while deigned for the especially danerous night fighting, are versa-, le and good around the clock. I By a stroke of luck the plane urchased by the Whiteville 'omen is in the hands of Ensign iilly Bragaw, son of Mrs. Helen iragaw of Southport. His wife, re former Miss Louise Niernsee nd their baby daughter, also ve in Southport. fnr his nio-htfiehter work En all speed but really amounts to1 a much larger increase than that because any tobacco bought by the warehouse) iien themselves or v the independent buyers will not ? be counted against the overall ii speed. Last season tne speed ofj'1 sales was limited to 360 piles \1 per hour and every pile was' counted icgardless of who bought! it. Weight of each pile has | * been reduced to 250 pounds from d the 300 pounds effective at last'o yeai's opening. The weight was * ieduced from 300 to 250 pounds * per pile at mid-season last year,? so the 1945 market open with the g same weight limit used at the j closing of the 1944 season. j Whiteville is known where ever! c I tobacco is sold as one of the * best markets in the border belt. j * All of the Whiteville warehouse-1 v men are experienced tobacco men. \ j In fact if their experience could J be combined it would total more ^ than 300 years in the tobacco ^ business. The oldest and the dean' | of the Whiteville market is M. O. Nelson, Sr. He has been in the tobacco business for 52 years and in the tobacco business in i Whiteville for 32 years. These Is Reassigned After Three Years Service \ f SHOEMAKER, Calif.?James < A. Tolar, Gunner's Mate, Second ( ? - "ovd Tillman 1 ign Bragaw was given nearly A'0 years of rigorous training. n tiese planes carry no one but y ae pilot and he must be his own jutherie Burial 1 Held Yesterday 'rominent Resident Of I Bethel Church Community Died Following Short p Illness Mrs. Mary E. Gutherie, 56, rife of William Gutherie, of the Jethel church community, died j a the James Walker Memorial , ospital in Wilmington Saturday norning, her death following up- j t m a short illness. In addition to her husband, Irs. Gutherie is survived by two laughters, Mrs. Verday Glissom, f St. Augustine, Fla., and Mrs. | lelen L. Wright, of Jacksonville, 0 ria.; two sons, Windell Gutherie $ f Wilmington and William W. h Jutherie of Patterson, La.; three I ii listers, Mrs. A. G. Peacock,, a Jaltimore, Md., Miss Clara Drew, < d Southport, and Mrs. Alva Burris i; if Lakeland, Fla.; and two bro- j hers, Bryon Drew and John B. f Drew, of Southport. Funeral services and burial j t vere held yesterday afternoon at | Jethel Baptist church. Rev. Tom s Johnson and Rev. Roland Walton p lad charge of the services. ' \ Schools To Open j* September Sixth \j White And Colored Schools 11 Will Begin Fall Session i Early Next Month, Tea-c cher Situation Mixed jl ]t The schedule calls for all|v ichools in Brunswick county to,i >pen on September 6th, barely |C >ne month from now, according r ,o Miss .Anne Mac Woodside, \ 3upt. of Schools. It is under-:] itood that all of the colored a ichools have heads for the term. |j Southport high school is still r vithout a principal, while Leland, t Jolivia, Shallotte and Waccantaw r ill have principals ready and t nost of the teaching forces lined j ip. F When interviewed regarding the t (Continued on Page 4) c 1< t 1 V WING i Reporter \ rom tlic Washington Times. . n' Polt ieraia. tsig, warm ncai utu, | iVilson, who writes the Up The. Stream column for that paper, | lad devoted his full column of | luly 25th to writing up the;' Southport fishing, polishing off he story by running our picture vith it. The guy had been savng the picture since before the vir. Bob, like Don, in his story, vas sold on the local fishing. And 1 le knew what he was writing ! ibout He came here several 3 times a year before the war and 1 ivill be back this fall. i! 1 Newspapers all over the coun-11 try have been predicting a lot of < Interest in the coastal sections < following the war. Fishing seems set to be a big source of relaxa- 1 tior. once tile , Japanese. arc 1 brought to unconditional su.-rend-,' Continued on page four : HI lmunity 1945 ~ battleship )r Woman's CI WF IV ' ^81 avigator, gunner and everythinj rat goes with the day's work Sheriff Willet In Big Civ Mother Of Small Boy In jured By Sheriff's Cai Early In Spring Ask Heavy Damages 'APER SERVED MONDAY JY CORONER W. E. BEL1 Suit Is Result Of Automo bile Striking Danford Boy's Bicycle At Bolivia Last April A civil suit, asking for $10 00.00 personal damages an 840.00 for property loss an lospital expenses, was institute n Superior court here Monda gainst C. P. Willetts. automobil lealer of Boliyia. The suit wa n behalf of Jerry L. Danford, 'ear old Bolivia boy, by his ne> riend. Ruby L. Danford, and ; he result of an automobile licycle collision early in the yea Inasmuch as the defendant heriff of Brunswick county tli lapers were served by Corone V. E. Bell on Mr. Willette Moi lay morning. Under the la' he coroner is the only officii laving authority to serve papei igainst the sheriff. The complaint filed in the ca; illeges that on the afternoon < tpril 19, 1945, the plaintiff we iding his bidycle on the Stal lighway, known as the shoi iut road between the Bell Swum lighway and Bolivia, at his horr lalf a mile east of Bolivia. B vas riding the complaint state n a prudent and careful munn< in the right hand side of th oad when the defendant, C. 1 Villetts, approached driving 944 model Ford at a speed c ibout 50 miles per hour. Whe ust ahead of the boy, the corr ilaint states, Mr. Willetts sue lenly swerved the car from hi ight hand side of the road t he left, striking the boy, wreel ng the wheel and inflictin lermanent injuries on the plaii iff. It is alleged that he received oncussioti of the brain, his lei inec joint was crushed an iroken. as was his left foot an eg. Knocked unconscious, li vas confined in the Janu Valker Memorial hospital in Wi nington for 30 days before li :ould be brought back to th :ome of his parents. S. B. Frink is attorney to ri iresent tlie boy and his mothc rhc usual 30 days is allowed tli iheriff to file an answer to tl: omplaint. Court Nearly Proved A Du< Dnly Two Cases Came U For Trial Before Judg John B. Ward And Soli< itor Ruark Monday With violations of the aut/ nobile laws constituting practica y all of the cases heard in tl 3runswick County Recorder 3ourt. thi3 weeks session can tear being an absolute dud, ov ng to the fact that State Higl vay Patrolmen R. E. Sherill ar 2. J. Ferguson were out of the listrict. Rural Policeman O. W. Peri trought in one defendant charg< ivitji speeding and 'another w! ivafc accused cf larceny. It the Continued on page two .OT [ $L50 PER YEA> CUBUSt is Are L ab 'Hellcat' ^Stationed on the famed carrier Saratoga, in the spring when the ihip was nearly lost, Ensign Jragaw lost his plane and re-, .urned home to spend a month with his mother and family while waiting assignment to a carrier and for a new fighter. In the attack on, the Saratoga, during which the young Ensign lost his plane, the vessel was almost destroyed and upwards of 350 lives are said to have been lost. Only two of the ships planes were in the air when the sudden attack was made. One of the planes in the air, that of the flight leader, shot down the Jap plane immediately after the carrier was damaged. Taking off; from the damaged carrier in an effort to save his own plane, y which was damaged, Ensign Irnaguw leu n.LU Lilt: vtiuan anu (Continued on Page Four) I ts Defendant il Damage Suit : ! ' I Youngest Skipper ? Picture Material | ( Recently this (taper hazardL ed the guess that Billy Wells, j 16-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. i. W. S. Wells, Is the youngest captain of a shrimp trawler In the state; at least the youngest In charge of one of the big diesel-powered craft. The story caught the eye of Bill Sharpe, 'd director of the State News Bureau. For two hours one day last week Bill and his official photographer hung around ^ waiting to get a picture of the s young Captain and his boat, g the Dixie Doodle. S County Soil Man J Reviews Damages ?r *~ ~~ Tobacco Growers Worst iv Hit By Excessive July il Rains; Corn And Other "s Crop Not Badly Damaged iC County Soil Conservationist, ,f LeRoy Mintz, sees where recent is rains cut the Brunswick county :e tobacco crop, he thinks, about rt eighty per cent. He stated this P week that he had covered much of the county in the past several days and the damage exceeds what he first thought it would le be?. In addition to the tobacco, late a'corn is damaged right much. >f Much of this year's crops n,was planted early and this does not appear to have been hurt. Barring such storms as occured is 0 on the first of August, last year, [.; the Brunswick corn crop should g i turn out well this year. '"I Some farmers and their tobac| co and com escaped with no apa' preciablc damage. In other cases [J] farmers sustained heavy loss ' : with both of these and other d iC 1 crops. Kew of them, however, ;s seem downcast. They arc taking l_ I it all as being in the year's work ic realizing that they cannot cxle ' pect perfect crop years each I year. : r- Goodwins Transfer 1 To A ruba, Neth. W.I. | Mr. and Mrs. Henry S. Goodwin and sons, Henry, Jr., and j Stuart, of Kanwood, N. J., have Ibeen visiting Mr. and Mrs. Alex | Lind, Mrs Goodwin's parents, j for several weeks. They left Sat; uiday for Greensboro and Chapel e j Hill where they will visit Mr. 1 Goodwin's parents before pro i ceeding by plane to Aruba, , I Netherlands West Indies. The ,1. | couple will celebrate their 11th I wedding anniversary in Miami. 3IF!a. while en route. ie v. j Mr. Goodwin recently transfer.1 red to the employ of the Lago !d Oil and Transport Company, a Standard Oil subsidiary at Aruba, ry after almost ten years as an asphalt-research chemist with the jj. Standrd Oil Compny of landen, |n. j. Most of The News J ^ All The Time j J jj I IED EVERY WEDNESDAY ip iquidated I Third Fleets Carrier Plane Attacks left Nips Without A Single Major War- j'j ship In Operational Condition JAPANESE PROMISED TOTAL DESTRUCTION - /S . jv Suzuki Scorns Allied Surrender Ultimatium; Chinese Troops Advance Rapidly Aboard Adm. McCain's Flagship off Japan. ? The Third Fleet's devastating carrier plane amnqh at the enemv naval base ffj m of Kure today?the third In flve days?left Japan without a single major warship in operational , condition. All now hare been sunk or damaged. GUAM, Monday?Adm. William F. Halsey's mighty Allied Third Fleet sent more than 1,000 carrier planes against the Tokyo area at dawn today, and j. bombarded Hamamatsu,' 135 miles ||' | southwest of the rubbled capital, with more than 1,000 tons of shells on the 21st day of a gigan- i | tic air-sea offensive that already has cost the enemy 914 ships and 1,211 planes destroyed or damaged. I ; WASHINGTON. ? Top Army air force generals in the Pacific warned Japan today that she faces total destruction by remaining in a war she already has lost. The warning was voiced by Gen. George C. Kenney, commanding general of the fav east air forces; Lt. Gen. James H. Doollttle, commander of the Eighth ^ ? - i /-* *.!?. * | Air force, ana jvihj. wen. i^uruo E. Lemay, 20th Air Force comi mander. Their summary of the power now being thrown at Japan was made on the army hour broad- , cast (NBC) as the AAF completed plans for a world-widp ' ! celebration Wednesday of Air Force day. Exhibitions of aircraft and demonstrations of airpower will be held throughout this country to commemorate the be| ginning of Army air power. > ! SAN FRANCISCO.?Japanese Premier Suzuki scorned today !as | unworthy of offciial notice the | Allied Potsdam surrender ultima, turn. He asserted Nipponese aircraft production had been in- J ,! creased and tossed into the laps of the Miado's strategists com- | plete responsibility for the defense of the empire. ^ "| CHUNGKING.?Victorious Chi- ?j nese troops have advanced 20 | miles beyond the liberated air ' , > 1 base city of Kweilin and forged j a death trap for an estimated ! 15,000 routed Japanese, front dis- I 1 patches said today. I COMBINES BUSINESS I Chairman Otho Bellamy of the I Board of County Commissioners, | | who is also a member of the i Board of Public Welfare, comI bines business with business | whenever he has to make a trip to town for a meeting of cither Iof the two boards. On such occasions it may be taken for granted that his car will be full )of the products from his fine jfarm: anything from cantalopes and watermelons to all sorts of * other fruits and vegetables. A r lt I I il: | i\auon ruiuier* | p PROCESSED FOODS (Blue 'j Stamps): T2, U2, V2, W2. X2 |. . . now valid . . . expire July 31. Y2. Z2, Al, Bl, CI . . . now valid . . . expire Aug. 31. Dl, El. Fl, Gl. HI . . . now 1 valid . . . expire Sept. 30. Jl, Kl, LI, Ml, N1 . . . now, valid . . . expire Oct, 31. MEATS ? FATS (Red ;Stamps): K2, L2, M2, N2, P2 31. Q2, R2. S2. 12, U2 . . now -j valid . . . expire Aug. 31. | V2, W2, X2, Y2, Z2 . . . now ' valid . . . expire Sept 30. ; Al, Bl. CI, Dl. El . . r.ow valid . . . expire Oct 31. SUGAR: Sugar stamp No. 3?,, i . . . good for 6 lbs. . . expfcea^s' Aug. 31. . ' SHOES: Airplane Stamps 1, No. 2, No. 3, now good. " ) FUEL OIL: periods 1, 2, '$? ?. Y| ' 13, valid for 10 gallons each. GASOlJNL: A-16 coupont valid June 22 through Sept 2fr> h ^ -

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