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The pilot. (Vass, N.C.) 1920-current, December 26, 1963, Page 8, Image 8

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iWio! i ^ _ ! s Wff B?t withti for a fin* '&&/ old-fo$hioned Oirfrtmat !?w #vtt of govd sfcw. RADIO JOE'S Southern Pines Moy y&u ?nJoy Chrlitmoi oi muchon w*hcv*" jAl enjoyed ?h? opportunity Jo t?rv# ye-v. , flV Our htorty th?hiai Sandhill Drug Co. Southern Pinau "the BOOTERY I Sanford, N. C. SALE Starts - December _ 26th f *SANFOR?,?Wi ?WipW'SxVilw / mm joyful 1 voice* singing well-loved carols, telling of the first Noel, guide us to the true spirit of Chiiatrtian. May its joys, its v? divine message be with us, always. BRYAN DRUG CO. Ali>erd???, N. C. *?**?******* ^ ABERDEEN HEWS By ANN J. MeKEILL Fixwsuw'i Annual Dinner The annual Christmas dinner ' meeting of the Aberdeen Volun- 1 teer Firemen and the Firemen's Auxiliary was hclu Tuesday eve ning. December 17, at the Ameri can Legion Hut. A turkey dinner ' with all the trimmings %va? serv ed to the 30 persons present. John McCrummen gave the invoca tion. Fire Chief M. J. Muse wel comed the group. Special guests included Mayor E. O. Freeman, Mr. and Mrs. John McCrummen, Mr and Mrs Curtis I?twhon, and Mr and Mm. J. D. McLean. During the evening Christmas gifts were exchanged. Garden Club Dinner The Christmas meeting of the Aberdeen Home and Garden Club was held in the home of Mrs. Henry Page, Jr., on Tuesday evening, December 17. Aisaoci ate hostesses included Mrs. Char Ifc Fleasants. Mrs. Leo Arey, Mr3. Frank Mizell, Mr3. J. T. Johnson, and Mrs. Make rieasants. Dinner was served buffet style from the beautifully appointed tables, with the Christmas motif being carried out in decorations throughout the entertainment area. Following a brief business meeting, Mrs. Mixeit read the 1 Christmas story. Christmas hymns and carols were sung by the group Attractively wrapped gifts brought by the members were judged for their unique and love ly appearance. Mrs. James Bish op won first prize with second prize being won by Mrs. Sam Swearingen. Members then ex changed gifts Walter Hirer Page dub Mrs. Talbot Johnson and Mrs. Sam Worsley were co-bostesit>? to the December meeting af the Walter Hines Page Book Club in the Johnson home. Mrs. R. S. Gwyn presided over the meet ing. Mrs Don McCluskey presented the Christmas story. Mrs. W. C Neill accompanied several mem bers of the high school chorus in several Christinas songs. The group included: Gail Gschwind, Gloria Grant, Herman Russell, Gene. Troutman, Sandra Desalia, and Sara Odom. Upon adjournment of the meet ing, the hostesses Invited their guests into the dining room where Mrs. Gwyn poured punch and a salad course was served. Gardens!!** ine Aberdeen usraeneues ana their husbands and invited guests enjoyed a dinner party at Holiday Inn on Wednesday evening. E. R. Graham led the invocation. Mrs. James Reaves welcomed the group. Following a delicious tur key dinner, the group sang sever al Christmas carols. Christmas corsages, made by the member?, were judged and Sirs. Wilier DeLong's w-.m first prize and Mrs. Hurry W?t*on wen second place. Bingo was played during the evening. Briafi Mr. and Mrs. David Bailey and . children, Davey and AltUon, ar- : rived Friday evening for tiie hoi- i kaays with Mr. and Mrs. H. Clif- : ton Blue and family. Mr. and Mrs. Ervm Poole of , Raleigh were weekend guests of j Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Poole. Mr. and j Mrs. J. G. Whittington of Kan- ] napolin will be holiday guests of j the Pooles. Harry J. Ward, Carthage, Dies Harry J. Ward, longtime Car thage resident, died early last Wednesday morning at St. Jo seph's Hospital following sever al weeks of illness. He was 82 years old. For a number of years Mr. Ward was in the clothing busi ness and an interior decorator be fore returning to Carthage to live, before World War II. Funeral services were conduct ed last Thursday afternoon from Carthage Presbyterian Church by the pastor, the Rev. B. E. Dotson assisted by the Rev. W. S. Golden. Burial was in Cross Hill Ceme tery. He is survived by his wife, the former Katharine Jackson Shaw, and several nieces and nephews. htaCcrveenJi De SUBSCRIBE TO THE PILOT, MOORE COUNTY'S LEADING NEWS AND ADVERTISING WEEKLY. Sandhill Furniture Employees Get Bonus J. B. Von Canon, Jr., president of Sandhill Furniture Corporation i at West End. has issued to all I employees of that corporation 1st- ! ters of appreciation for their 1 work during the year and an- J nounced to them that a Christmas ! bonus of one per cent of their gross earnings from January X through November 30 would be presented to those now employ ed. This is the first time that Christmas bonuses have been giv en to Sandhill Fumitur? em ployees. based on earnings, it was stated. There are approximately 400 employees of this furniture manufacturing organization which was organized and incorporated in 1027. SUBSCRIBE TO THE PILOT. MOOHE COUNTY'S LEADING; NEWS WEEKLY. Garden Book Given In Memory Of Mrs. McCoil "Arr.erira's Garden Book," by Jamea anil Louise Bush-Brown, has been given to the memorial collection at Southern Pir>e? Li brary by Mrs. C. A. Smith of Pinehuist in memory of Mrs Kathcririe McColl of Southern Pines and Benne ttsville, S. C., who died recently. Announcement of several other books given in memory of Mrs. McColl was roade last week by Mrs. Stanley Lambourne, librari an, as noted in last week's Pilot. The oratorio, a musical compo sition using soloists, chorus and orchestra, is named after the Or jatory ,or mission hall, in Home, I where sacred musical perform ances were held in the 1500's. Americans today have nearly $47 billion invested in U. S. Sav ings Bonds ? a powerful answer to the people who threaten to bury us economically. CARTHAGE NEWS Mrs. R. W. Pleasants of Pine hurst Nursing Home and J. M. Pleasants of Southern Pines visit ed Mrs. Frank S. Blue on Thurs day Mrs. C. F. Barringer will visit her niece, Mrs. Charles Bolz in Washington, D. C., this week but will be home for Christmas to welcome her children, Mr. and Mrs. Allen Thacker and children who arrived early this week from Pfeiffer College. Mrs. Curtis Muse is spending a few days in Burlington with friends and relatives and will spend Christmas with Mr. and Mrs. Doyle Miller and family in Statesville. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Kirkman of Winston-Salem and Mr. and Mrs. Gene Risher of Atlanta arrived Saturday and will spend Christ mas with their father, D. A. Mc Donald. Mrs. J. K. Roberts is spending Christmas with John K. Roberts, III. in Danville, Va. Mr Roberts visited his grandmother briefly Friday en route home from UNC, Chapel Hill, where he is doing 1 graduate study and she accom- j panied him home. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Burt and daughter are visiting Mr. and Mrs. Don Jackson in Washington, D. C., at Christmas. Many out-of-town people at tended the funeral of Harry Ward on Thursday. Friends are glad to hear that Dr. J. W. Willcox is somewhat 1 better in Moore Memorial Hos pital. A. D. Way is reported improv ing in Moore Memorial Hospital. Arthur P. Allen Dies In Hospital; Was Smoke Victim Arthur Phillip Allen, 78 who with his wife was rescued from a fire in his downtown apartment last Monday night, died Sunday at St. Joseph's hospital of acute pneumonia which, the attending physician said, was caused by the inhaling of smoke. He also had had a heart condition. The elderly couplo were uncon cious in their smoke filled apart ment, where a bed was on fire, when they were found and res cued by a local policeman, A. F. Smtih. Mrs. Allen is still a pa tient in the hospital. Funeral services were to be held Tuesday morning at the Mc Keithan Funeral Chapel, conduc ted by the Rev. Maynard Man sum, pastor of the First Baptist Church, burial was in Summer ville Presbyterian Church ceme tery in Harnett county. Surviving are his wife, the for mer Maggie Wilson of Harnett county; five daughters, Mrs. Ver non Holland, Mrs. Godwin Thom as and Mrs. Pearlie Thomas, all of Sanford, and Mrs. Edward Kelly and Mrs. Elvyn Jones, both of Winston-Salem; three sons, Harvey and Arthur Allen, both of Sanford, and Bill Allen, of tho home; 27 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren CARD OF THANKS We would like to exprers our appreciation and thank* to our many friends for their kind ex pressions of sympathy during the illness and death of our mother, the Family of Mrs. Bettie Cameron PATRONIZE OUn ADVFT?TJ8ERS fffli ? I IJhrisnija* greetings to our Friends and Customers Maremie Beauty Shop Southern Pines We wish you fr o mer - ry Christ-mas, we ?*?' K- t" 1 i 1 1 ? -t"? ? r ? wish you a mer - ry --?? 1 ' Ni N k K Christ- mas, we wish you , 1 1 ? i k MERRY CHRISTMAS and 1 t HAPPY NEW YEAR1 ? i 1 1 1 ? i "7te StutJk Tkat iW?f ybet . Mm A4o** '~ 200 S. W, Broad Ph. 895-7181 f!ouih?rt> Pines. N. C.

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