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HOMES OF MAOTX COUNTY
VOLUME XXV—NUMBER 27
HON. E. F. AYDLETT
SPEAKS TO VOTERS
OF THE COUNTY
Receives Numerous Ap
plauses at Farm Life
and Bear Grass .
Mr. E F. Aydlett of EUzabtth City.
ctjMiidato f»r cor.gr* from th ■fL ?t
conptMioul iletnrt, spake at tht-
Farm Life school in GnAa's township
' There was a large cro«.i
and the iwwifil numerous
applauses throughout ku speech.
There was a denaastntMO of much
enthusiasm expressed when Mr. Rob!
L Coburn. a local attorney, who in
troduced him. reviewed the history of
Mr. Aydlett'.- services- in behalf of
the Democrat* Party, which began
over forty years ago when he was a
plow boy in Camdea County
Mr. Aydlett was very frank in hl
address. and assured his hearers that
he did not iesire to take an} unfair
advantage of his opponents to win
the nomination He emphasucd the
need of economy any honest) in our
government affairs, and equal justice
to all without discrimination to :tny
section or class and (Mps him-«elf
to procure that class of legislation
if v'ected to cwnnss that mill t
every interest in this district.
Mr. Aydlett is, of coane, a '.ell
known lawyer, but be «*> reared and
lived on the farm until he was 24
years old ami knows from actual e*-
perience about the candle-light '•**
fast ami the fanner's 14 hours a
Mr. E F- Aydlett spoke at Bear
Grass last night to a lar.ee audience.
His speech was favorably reeei* ed,
ami heartly apflalei
Mr. Aydlett will speak at Uak City
tonight at 8 o'clock and at Roherson
ville tomorrow aftemnon at 3 o*cl«k.
The require.) number of tesM+en.
for the Martin County Sunrr Sdiool
has been secured, application* ha\ :nr.
been Sled with Supt. It A. Pope It
is expected that the session will be
gin about the 'tcond week m Jii»,
but the exact date cannot be an
nounced at the present. Teachers v.ho
however w3l enter can begin to arrang
for boarding places in Williams*on.
where the school is to be heM The
term is for six weeks, and the pros
pects are fine for a swees-ful w .rk
in the preparation of teachers for
school room duties. A Smser
in the County has sunt advarita *es
for the teachers whose certificates are
to be raised or nw aedi. ami »ith
proper co-operatioe the nuinr t« rra
will merit the approval of all on
J. A. TOLEY ELECTED
LEADER OF TAMMAM HALL
J. A. Toley has been elected Wad
er to saeceed the Into Charles F.
Murphy, who ruled it so succe-ssf jlly
for many years. We know liUic of
Mr." Foley, he seems however U# be
very popular as be received prac
tically a unanimous vote of the ex
ecutive committee m the election.
It would probably have been b« iter
if Tammany had died with Mur;ifay,
ami .!oubtle>o New York City w..u!d
have profited even mare.
TO LOAD CAR OF COt LTV Y
The Coaaty Agent in Washia- ton
is to load the secand car of pmltry
on May the 2Mb, and any one u. this
4 County who has poultry to sell can
sell the in there that day.
The prevadmig price it, roo. ters
10 cents per pound, bens 2* cents per
• pound. Braylers 42 cents acd fryers
2S cents per pound |
Any aae TJesinag to sell poultry
notify County Agent Washington or
T. a Brandon, County Agnl W Oliam
ston, N. C.
Friends of Mrs. J. L Woolard are
glad to know that sJhe is convalescing
rapidly now aal she hopes to be out
again ini a few weeks.
Mr. and Mrs. P. H. Brwua and Mrs
K. B. Crawford wewtf to Jam* rille
to visit Mrs. Ilcibcit Lflley *Vn»
Mr. Pertie Perry mi Tarbora baa been
in town this week visitiaig his mother,
Mrs. N. T. Perry ami shaking hands
with his maay friends
Dr. and Mrs. G. C Godwia and
little as. Graver, arrived yesterday
Harry lamn speatt Tharsday after-
Lan Hassefl and Dr. T. Ryu Boyd
"IT • tba n at Sue's Beach
y He fa Illin t A tba Atlantic where
♦ b* tested -eA Omfmt ahray. art
COUNTY BOARD OF
Consider Petition Call
ing For Special Tax
The County Board of Education met
at Call of Chairman K. B. Crawford
on the 15th of May for the purpose
of considering a petition calling for
Special Tax Election. The petitions**
weie qualified voters of Spring Green
District. This petition had been before
the Hoard on last first Monday, but
action was delayed until Thursday,
the 15th for the purpose of hearing
all parties concerned and canvassing
the strength of the signers,, The pe
titioners were asking that their chil
dren be admitted to Gold Point Spec
ial School Tax District on the same
terms as the present |uirticiuators in
the privilege of Gold Point School.
It, however, appeareo that out of fear
that the voters of one of the larger
school units might, by out voting
tltem, compel the (Nitrons of Spring
Green to be annexed to their district,
this petition was born. As soon as it
was explained that each district has
the determination of its destiny until
the financing of the district becomes
impossible, a second petition was pre
sented asking for the withdrawal of
Then the representatives of the
surrounding special tax districts re
assured the patrons of Sprint? Green
that no efforts at compulsion were in
tended; rather that any or all of the
children in Spring Green District were
extended an invitation to enjoy the
privileges of the larger schools at no
cost to them. The patrons of Spring
Green District thought this a splendid
attitude, and expressed a desire to as
sist in paying the way of any high
school pupils sent u> adjoining dis
tricts for the seventh and eighth
month, and foresaw that the time
would come when there woul-l lie a
>ufScient number of high school , pu
pil.-. going to adjoining special tax
districts to warrant the holding of an
election for special tax in Spring
Green District. All parties seemed
satisfied, arid after other routine busi
ness was transacted, the meeting ad
A NOTE OF THANKS
On behalf of the cyclone sufferers
of Martin Coui.ty ami of the American
Red Cross we extend to the people
of William .ton and the adjacent com
munity our hearty thanks for their
generous contribution to our local re
habilitation fund. rC-"
The Willianiston g.ft is merged with
gifts from other towns, individual
contributions from citizens of the
country, contributions front churches
and clubs, and from the National Red
Cross. This fund is taking on larger
proportion- and we tru.-l will toon
be adequate to meet the great needs
in the wake of the storm.
I'p to this date careful investiga
tion shows that one hundred families
have been affected by the disaster.
Many of these have suffered a loss of
all their belongings. With the assist
ance of your gift the immediate need*
such as food clothing, shelter and
medical aid have been supplied and
the Real Cross committee is now busy
in its attempts to establish the farm
ers on a more permanent ha si;;, in rr
der that there may be as little check
in the farm work as possible.
We are glad to announce that by the
noble generosity of our neighboring
towns the suffering and inconvenience,
caused by the storm disaster have been
Again thanking you for your contri
bution, we remain
J." H. ROBEKSON, Jit, Chairman.
Martin County Disaster Relief Com
Robersoaviile, N. C. May 14. 1!>24
VICTIMS OF AUTO CRASH
ARE IMPROVING RAPIDLY
Mrs. Herbert Lilley of Jamesville
and Mrs. John N. Hopkins of Wil
liams township arc both rapidly im
proving from injuries received last
week when their autos crashed to
gether. The condition of both of these
women were considered rather serious
at first hot are both oat of any
Mr. Nello L. Teer of Durham, head
of the construction company now
building the road between Williams
ton and Plymouth was in .town yes
Messrs. Louis Bennett, John Rodg
erson, Hugh Hotfon, Perlie Perry and
Julian Anderson attended the Norfolk
Rocky Mount hall game in Rocky
Mount yesterday afternoon.
Mr. John Daniel of Oak City was
in town yesterday.
Willianiston, Martin County, NDrth Carolina, Friday, May 16, 1924.
IMR. PEEL REPLIES
I IN PREV IOUS ISSUE
Asks Committee That
Names Be Pub
Judging from the statement in your
• last issu eof The Enterprise signed
• by. The Committee uf The Chamber
i of Commerce. It looks as if I have
rubbed their fur the wrong way and
i started them to howling.
1 want it understood now, that 1 am
, willing and ready to stand with The
Chamber of Commerce in any pro
gressive movemnet they wish to make,
and would gladly move my business!
if they would get Pie a desirable place
to move into.
1 have the highest regard and
respect for the Chamber of Commerce
as a whole. It is> composed of some
of the very best character and most
honorable citizens of our town. I be
lieve they have mine and th« town's
best interest at heart, but as all other
organizations, there are a few. low
down Contemptible Curs, who slip in
and tr;> to corrupt the m rals and run
the affairs under fictitious names for
their own gain and glory.
Now because « 1 am man enough to
stand up for my rights and not !«*
run over by a few of just such charac
ters ns these and rail roaded out of
my place without my consent, 1 am
maliciously blackguarded 1 have the
utmost contempt for them and will
just consider the source, I don't think
I have ever been accused of stealing,
as doubtless some of them have,
i Neither do I or. The Chandler of
Commerce know the names of this
Committee of The Chamber of Com
merce, and if they are gentlemen or
any better than they think me, they
will publish their names in full in
your paper, so we all may know who
they are ami let the public • be the
Judge. People who live in glass houses
cannot throw stones.
r'*" Yours truly,
(Signed) J. J'EKL.
Williainstoh, N. C. May 16, 1!»24.
JAMES VlLLfs SCHOOL'
WILL BE SCENE OF
-RIP VAN WINKLE- WITH HER
BERT SPRAGI'IC v
1" \an in tie." by Y ashing '-on
Irving, is me of America's greatest
classics. Two men have lieen respon
sible for its unusual success as a
. drama now known over the world for
its great It . sons of truth and sobriety.
These two men are Joesph Jefferson,
the great actor who is long since
dead, and Herbert Sprague, upon
whose shoulilers t!ie mantle of Jef
ferson has fallen. The people fef
Jamesville and community are espec
ially fortunate, therefore, in having
Mr. Sprague and his company of play
ers on the second afternoon and night
of the Raddiffe Chautauqua this year,
and to have an opportunity of seeing
this famous American classic given
under the direction of Mr Sprague
In the sfternooti, the Sprague I'lay
ers will present a fascinating one act
comedy called "The Duel." and which
is full of intense dramatic situations.
At night they will give the great
*'»r "'I. ! nu'a, "Rip Van WiiiVJe," in
wii.cli i.sr. Sprague will take the part
of "Rip" and Floy Mahan Sprague
the part of his scolding wife, "Greth
en." They will lie supported by Miss
• Eunice Di'ier and Mr. John Stine, lioth
of whom are splendid actors, ;.nl\tlie
entire play of four acts will lie given
from Joseph Jefferson's original manu
The Chautauqua Committee is glad
to welcome this imivoation on the
Radcliffe Chautauqua programs, and
hopes that everybody will avail him
self of this opportunity to hear and
see ari eminent artist and actor. Seas
on tickets are now being offered for
sale by the several guarantors, and
every one is urged to purchase enough
for himself and his family.
Jamesville shows its progre.-si venes*
in having the Radcliffg Chautauqua
visit there this season and no doubt
but the entire community will take ad
vantage of the opportunity of seeing
1 the various programs offered.
.The Chautauqua will lie in the
Jamesville High School auditorium
and two programs daily will be offered
one at 3 in the afternoon and "the
other at 8 p. m. Tickets on sale by
the following guarantors, M. C. Jack
son, 0. G. Carson. W. W. Walters, J.
E. Smithwick, C. A. Askew, R. 0. Mar
tin, J. F. Martin, Mrs. I- C. Pharo,
E I! Ange, H L Davis, G. L Cooper,
W. J. Holliday, Mrs W. H. Martin,
A. J. Holliday and by an extra com'
mittee of yonng ladies composed of
Misses Leotine Davenport, Marie
Hedrick, Opal Brown, Irene Tetter
ton and Lovie Padgett.
TRACK MEET HELD
Seniors Nose Out Fresh
ies By Lone
When Frederick Hoyt, the last run
ner in the relfcy race brushed by Ira
Harrison and John Booker ami secur
ed first place for his team in, this
event, the Seniors grabbed the title
of school champions from the Frosh
who up to that time hail l>een lead
ing in the inter-class track meet hoi,l
at the local school grounds on Wed
nesday afternoon. Intense interest had
been manifest by the various classes
of the school throughout the entire
! contest. The flnal score by classes was.
Seniors 34, Freshmen 33, Sophomores
18, Juniors 16,
The palm fop stellar individual work
goes to Frederick Hoyt who was in
strumental in «ecuring twenty-five of
his class' thirty-four points. This
versatile track artist took first place
in the 100 yard dash, the 220 yard
"Ttfish, the standing broad jump, the
running broad jump and wound up the
afternoon's entertainment by bring
ing home the bacon in the relay race.
The only othef entries in the meet
from the senior class were, Pat tie
Harris, Myrtle,, Wynne, and William
Hodges. Before spraining her knee
badly in the broad jump, Pattie Harris
had added to her team's total by tak
ing first place in the 50-yard dash.
This injury, early in the meet, left the
graduating class with only three en
tries, making their victory all the
What the Froshies lacked in speed
and experience, they made up in sheer
weight of numbers. They were en
tered ill each event several times and
were especially successful in the
humorous contest. However thty had
one strong man, Ira Harrison, who
was second in individual scoring with
a total of 15 1-2 points,
'1 lie girls of the ninth grade W ere
the leaders in bloomer events, taking
IK out of a possible total of 33 points.
The v#fy smalt attendance on the
part of townspeople was decidedly
diappoinfing to the entire school.
However there were almut twenty win*
felt like venturing out to see what
their children were doing.
The events were contested as fol
100 yard dash (Boys)— Frederick
lioyt (11);-Ira Harrison (8); John
50-yard dash (Girls) —i'attie Harris
(11); Melissa Andrews (0); Myrtle
Shot But (Boys)-—Ira Harrison (8);
Kli Itarnhill (H); James 11. Ward (8).
Hall Throw (Jirls) —Vivian Taylor
(Id); Kvelyn Harrison (9); I-ettie
Kgg Race (Hoys)— Fred Taylor (101
Potato Kace (Girls) —Trulah Ward
Standing Broad Jump (lioys)
Frederick Hoyt (11); William H Ige-i
(11); Kli Bamhill (8); Ira Harrison
Standing liroad Jump (Girls) —Me-
lissa Andrews (9); Kvelyn Harrison
(9); Trulah I'age (9).
Potato Kace (Boys)— John Wads
Running Broad Jump (Boys)
Frederick Hoyt (11); Ira Harrison
(8); John Wadsworth (8).
Wheelbarrow Kace (Boys)-—Charles
Beele and Henry Manning (8).
220-yard dash (Hoys)—Frederick
Hoyt (11); James H. War I O); Ira
Sack Kace (Boys)--Fro I Taylor
Horseshoe Contest (Boys)— Tom
Crawford am l Charles Be-'o i 8).
Horseshoe Contest (GirU) - lai i.
Orleans and Margaret Manning (10).
Relay Race —Winning Team (Uth
grade) composed of Frederick Hoyt,
William Hodges, Myrtle Wynne and
WHAT MR. GREEN SAYS
AliOlT THE EM FKPRISE
President of Bank of Winterville
Keep:. I'osted on Martin's Doings
By Reading Enterprise
We print in part Mr. Green's letter
Williamston, N. C. 6 .
•**l enjoy reading your GOOI>
paper ai.d it keeps me pouted,
and by talking with some of tbe
people who live in Martin County,
I find I nm better ported on Mar
tin County doings than some re
siding in. the (»unty, and this
goes to show thaf jour paper is
giving the NEWS and in detail.
J. E. GREEN.
May 14, 1924.
LOST—ONE TENNIS RACKET IN
Town of Williamston on Watts St.
or near by. Return to Enterprise
and receive reward. Lost May 13.
TUESDAY A BUSY
) DAY IN THE RE
Women Fight Over Mem
ber of Opposite
1 The Recorders Court's regular sc. - |
sion was held last Tuesday morning
> with Judge Smith presiding and Mr.
f Elbert S. Beel prosecuting.
1 The first cas? was the State vs Bud
Manning for operating an auto while
intoxicated. The )1.-»fend;:nt ple.nl not
b: t after the evidence was
heard the court adjudged him guilW
and he was fined $. c 0 ami the cost or
" the action.
' The second case was the State vs
Delha Green, lV.ttie Green, Alice Wig
gins, lxiuvenia Wiggins and Tom
' Yout g for an art'ray. The women in
the case were fighting over one certain
member of the other sex and Tom
Young was trying to part them. They
were fined in proportion to their ac
' tivities in the art'ray.
The Ihirtl case was F. M Johnson
for failing to dip cattle. Braver for
judgment was given and the case was
continued until the first Tuesday in
The next case was the State against
Herbert Manning for carrying a con j
coaled weapon. Manning plead not |
guilty, but the court found that he j
was and the judge Sentenced him to]
ll.p roads for a term of three months, j
sentence he appealed to'
the Superior ('dirt and his bond was
I The State's next case was against j
Herbert Mooring for assault with dead I
ly weapon. He also plead not guilt> j
I and was found guilty and he was sen
tenced to the roads for a term of five
' months to l»> used in Kdgecomlw
In the civil coin t the case of ('. T
I 'eel against Jesse Keel was passed
upon. It was decided by the court that
the plaintiff was entitled to the pos
' session of the property described in
the proceedings and that the defend
ant vacate the premises before Jan.
The next case on the civil docket
* was the Planters and Merchants Hank
against 11. 11. Cowen and Leslie Fow J
den for payment of a certain note.
It was decreed by the court that the
defendants pay the amount of the note
' and costs of action.
The last case was that Anna Harris
vs W. C. James for the procuring of
tobacco sticks to tbe amount of $Jf».
It was decreed by tbe court that Anna
Harris was the rightful owner of the
! "The Minister's Wife's
( New Bonnet" Tuesday
"The Minister's Wife's New Bonnet"
will be presented Tuesday night, May
|2O at the City Hull. The proceeds of
. the play will be given for the pro
motion of the Williamston ISapti-l
!Aid Society. The entire fu..t - ill le
1 iclected from local U.lcnt.
I This movement i for a j-ood cause
land should receive the patronage of
the entire town ami r..nn:iui..>;,.
I Don't forget.the dat and make your ;
J'OI RTNKY'S ItlG Ft'RNITI'RE
[ 11. S. Courtney's big furniture ...tie
i will begin tomorrow, May the 17th and;
will end Saturday, May the 31st. This*
will be a mammoth sale, the hirge»l
ever conducted by Mr. Courtney and |
i will give those desiring new summer j
furniture a chance to get same at a t
, greatly reduced price. 'I hey have lie- '
. come overstocked evffn in their new
i quarters and want to make room for
, (new goods so they have decided to
I give their friends and customers i.oiiip
real bargains in appreciation of their
The sale will begin promptly at 9.
Mrs. J. 11. Roliertson returned
Wednesday from Robersouville where
. she spent the past week.
Mr. Hen Worsle,y of Oak City at
tended the meeting of the Hoard of
Education here yesterday.
Prof. E. N. Riddle was here from
Hamilton today on business.
Rev. and Mrs. J. E. Warner spent
several days in Windsor this week,
Mrs. Arthttr White and little daugh
ter have returned from a visit to
Mr. A. 1,. Raynor and little son were
in town yesterday morning for a
M rs. James G. Staton attended a j
district meeting of the Fphcopal
Church in Creswell Wednesday. While
' there she was the house-guest of Mr.
. and Mrs. Harry G. Walker.
Hon E. F. Aydlett was in town yes
j terday morning. ■ - -V- ,
I PEANUT ASSOC IA
TION HOLDS ITS
| Same Policy as Followed
; Last Year to lie Fol
, lowed this Year
I Tiie annual meeting of the Peanut
*.irowers Association of North Carolina
anil Virginia was hel.l at Suffolk W eil
nesday, May 14th.
The meeting was well attended, an.l
was, perhaps, the most satisfactory
one the Association ever hell.
The receipt of peanuts .luring last
season was much smaller than for
' "Hny previous year, .yet the busines .
of the Association is in Iwtter shaiie
than it has evvr been. Ibis year's
experience is conclusive proof that th»
farmers can i.iill ami'sell -their ovvr.
peanuts. It further presents i fact
that cannot l>e denied that ti*e As
scM'iati'Mi has established a good '>r'ci
to the outside farmers for tn •
The heavy strain thrown ..11 ,> , ...i
ket last season which heM up umi.
!it without a break was simply mar
velous and showed that buyers can do
if they will
The same tenera! pol:c> will l>
followeil during the r.'"j I season a
was carried out in 192".
Or. Clarence I'oe iiml Professor T
E. I'roWn of Raleigh ami Mr Hutch
■ in son dean of the Department of Vgri
I culture of Virginia, all, made »plciulin
I addresses during the meeting
J Ihe date of holding the anm.a'
j meeting was changed from tin- sccono
I Wednesday in May to the second Wed
I nesday in August.
IML SAM SMALL TO
; SPEAK SUNDAY
AT LOCAL CHURCH
Hear !>r. Sam \V. Miuill" at the
Memorial l.aptid Church, Sundax
May IS, S:On IV M.
Subject—"America, the M«~es Na
tion of the Age."
Or. Sam \V Small, a- convert «■
Christianity in one of Snnie Jone
meetings, was afterward a teamm;' 1
of this famous evangelist In additio.
to his woik as Evangelist in v.hic'-.
• field he was rcmarkabl) successful
He has been editor of the Atlanta -Con
stitution and has lieen for a iiuiitlw
of years a noted and successful Chan
Williamston is fortunate to have s.
versatile man as Or Small to spend :
night here and address (lie people iii
the interests of Civic Rigtlieousness.
INI ANT OIKS AFTER
A XllOItT II I NES'
Walter Rudolph, the two monti
olil son of Mr and Mrs. .1 Walte
(iurgauus died yesterday afternoo,
after a short illnesi.
The burial was at the Swain Crav,
Vard at Saints delight Church u
Washington county this afternoon.
i: VIM IST CHINCH NO I ES
umlay school S»:-I.Y
Morning worship 11 IHI
! IA . .li.i ; ..ervicc S CO.
Mo; lon, !•«•/ wa.-> observ'-i in ilr
."•unlay School last Sunday v. ith a
banner o,|Yi ing of (84141 for the (lap
t. t llosp.tal at Winston-Salem. It
*.;■> a p! ndid way to coinnn-inor.it''
Hi.' day ;.nd pastor and people rejoic ■
the * iiering was so good.
Sunday night a special Community
!> .vice will lie held al the ilapti I
j Church. The speaker. Or. Sam W.
, Small is one of the outstanding ora
tors of the day His lecture. "America,
jibe Mo.es. Nation of the AM*" .will
lb? a rha'lenge to the 4»>'&d ami In art
lof everyone who is fortuifti-c eiioueli
to bear him.'
It I- SHIRI.EV, Pastor.
BE|N« KKNO\ \TEO
i The Methodi.,t parsonage is being
! renovated. The old porch has been
( torii away and a new one will l»e con
structed and the IIOU.M- will BE paint
ed in a short time.
M i.ss'Cl.ariolte Wood of Kdenton is
visiting her niece, Mrs. S. R. ltiggs
Jr. and Mr. Biggs at their home on
Sir. and Mrs. O. K. Hardy of Haiti
more and Asheville were the week-end
guests of his brother, Mr. W. 11. Hardy
and Mrs. Hardy at their home on
Mr. George Roberson and children
of Norfolk are visiting Mrs. liober
■on's sister, Mrs. J. W. Andrews and
Mr. Andrews in New Town.
Mrs. J. S. Rhodes ami Messrs. Jack
Biggs and Julius Slade Peel attended
the ball game in Wilson Wednesday.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bogurt anil
little daughter. Miss Sallie Small wood
Bogmrt of Washington visited Mrs.
Sallie Biggs on Tuesday afternoon.
Mrs. W. E Warren and Miss Sophie
Little left this afternoon for Rich
mond to stay until Sunday.
WATCH THE LA UK I. ON U>U:« *
I'APER. :T KKIES TUE DATE
VOIR SUBSCRIPTION EXPIRES
r - ... - -»
i MEETING TO BE
* J HELDTOMORROW
i Delegates of Five Cojn
i ties Will M eet at Court
House at 12 O'clock
t I A district meeting of the Tobacco
II t!rnw?rs Association will be held at
- j the court house Saturday at 12 o
I The delegates recently elected to at
y tend 'lie district n.celiac composed of
jlhe counties of lieaufort, l!ert>e. Edge
t | combe, Hertford and Martin will as
rjsemhle at the court house in Wiliium
. 'ston tomorrow for the purpose of
I ,electing a director in the Tobacco
;t;ro.-.ers A i-ociation from the first
i North Carolina District
I lie dele ~i!e. . ho will elect have
t hi- u chosen by th;» membership at
i large. Member of tb" A.-Mei
i .lion express ■ ii*•; by ballot bis j-i: nc.»
t! " matter. There i> i>> >r..anizji
.l party founded on m>re li;«»r
- principles tl an the
Tob.ieco \ -ociation TlCe '!:-ectors
;> :ir>* chosen to serve t>at i - year.
Every *I• •t. , • of 'he bii.-ine>- • vt the
V oc'ii'. i i under the-' lirect
-U|S!i v i - o ■ ■:.
, It is qtrte possible tjjitL th.'.e may
I : »e -one int-Uicieiicy in such a i'r«»at
"• ran zati> n. Any business of the
laaenitudo of the Tobacco A . i .tion
i , has possibly made a few i.i .»akes.
ji'be Tobacco Association can possiMy
' , eonyratlilate itself on n'akinv a few
i error as any gieat husipess \er or
gunized in this country has doa\
MRS. IIARRI'iI! EN
DORSFS A VIM ITT
|j FOR CONFESS
W > 111: in -*. li. N C
Max t "'. I!'2I.
lo tlu l.oitor i f l'iie Knterpr. .e
| Oear Mr. Editor:
I have read in your paper that Mr.
I E. I''. Aydlett of Elizalk tb Cii°, is a
jcandidate for tli • Oeiiu; i :.'.ie namina-
Ition for Congress, in the .lui'o prini
|m y. I do not know . atiythiti'* about
[ politics, and am not writing this let
ter,to influence an\ one isd til-allv.
As a widowed mother I simpiv want
to say that 1 have had my four sons
tared for and educated for ten years
in the Tliomasville Orphanage, at
| I bomisville. North Carolina, which
h not only received the h 'arty sup-
I port and personal directi« i. of Mr.
j Aydlette, but its very e\i. tence is
I largely due to Mr. Aydlett. aa he
j is the donor of o>ie of the baildings
I of the Orphanage.
Kor the above riason;, it will give
me great plrisuie to -upj-ott M^.
| " (Si ji.-d) MRS. liKTTIi: IU.OWN
|MR. STALLS TO
HANDLE («RA Y CAR
Stall.*. Viai age miner tl.e mauagc-
I "tin nt of Mr. Stalls' lM undergoing re
| pairs, and wj 11 sooa i.e ready lo re
I ceive a shipment of tiiay autiaeoblle:;
ill! the near future. Mr. S tin Is has suc
. ceeiled in a very attractive
| show room for the car.-,
While the Cray car is not widely
i known in this immediate .(fctian, it
lis understood to be favorably known
I where it has been introduced: |a the
!o|»eiiiiig up of tli's agency, Mr. Stalls
:s tpvinging an entire!) i.«w car to
ijiis ir.iim diate section aiai udging
| from the appearance and tuld) con-
I stiuction lie will have u leialy l>uy
( i..g public for this mnv Ca
Mi. (I. It. Harrison i.iede a OJ mess
trip to (Jreetiville Tues-day afternoon.
Mrs. W It. Watts and little daughter
Hivcen N|k'nt yesterday afternoon in
»j-PI) inoutli Willi Mr sinT Mr.- !P.
y Williai 'ston, N. CL
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