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The enterprise. volume (Williamston, N.C.) 1899-201?, September 11, 1942, Page 4, Image 4

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Visits Near Here Miss Melba Keel, of Norfolk, was the guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lester Keel, of near here, this week. In Hamilton Sunday Mr. and Mrs L. C Moore, of Jamesville, and Miss Elsie Mae Lil ley, of Petersburg, spent last Sunday in Hamilton visiting Miss Lilley's sister, Mrs M. A. Leggett Leaves for Boone Miss Lala Smithwick left Sun day for A.S.T.C., Boone, N. C., to resume her studies there. She was accompanied to school by her sis ter, Mrs. Leslie J. Griffin. Spends Week-end Here Mrs. J. W. Saunders, of Thomas ville, was the guest last week-end of her daughter. Mrs. Steve Clary, here Was Here Last Week Miss Elizabeth Ward, of Green ville, spent the first of the week here with her parents. Mr and Mrs. J M Ward. In Aulander Wednesday Mr. W. K. Parker and daughtei, Elizabeth, spent Wednesday in Au lander where they were business visitors. ? Visits in Norfolk Mr. Bill Spivey spent the first of the week m Norfolk attending to business. In Windsor This Week Mrs. Henry Manning and son, Henry, are visiting Windsor rela tives this week. Gift for FDR Ruth Mitchell, sister of the lute Gen. Billy Mitchell, is shown at the Whit? Hoiim when ahe brought President Roosevelt a gift frojn the British women prisoners of war in Germany. The Rift, a woven basket, is made from the wrapping's of Red Cross fruit packages. Miss Mitchell was captured by the Germans while serving with a Yugoslav guerilla organization. She was exchanged for Germans hold in the ' S. Leaves for Smithfield - Mrs. E P. Cunningham left yester day for Smithfield where she will join Mr Cunningham, a tobaccon ist. there. * Was Business Visitor Here Rev. W. B. Harrington ,of Farm Life, was a business visitor here yes terday Shop Here Wednesday Mrs Andrew Clark and' daugh ters. Grace and Helen, of Everetts, were shoppers here Wednesday. ? Visit in I^ewiston Messrs J. E Boykin, Jr.. and James Willis Ward, accompanied by Miss Mary Helen Boykin, spent Wednesday morning in Lewiston. Miss Boykin is a member of the Lew iston faculty this term. In Raleigh Wednesday Messrs Ben Courtney and H. O. Peele spent Wednesday in Raleigh where they were business visitors. To Arrive Tomorrow Mrs. Benjamin Grimes, of New London, Conn., will arrive tomorrow morning to be the guest of her par ents. Rev and Mrs. B. T Hurley, here for several days. Returns from Aaheville After she had been the guest of I AsheviUe relatives for two Miss Mary Taylor returned home last i Monday night. ^ v Attend Church Meeting ] Rev and Mrs Z T. Piephoff who had been attending a Presbyterian j Church meeting in Charlotte for a, few days this week, returned homt Wednesday night ,nM,'ChrrVr^rd"R Biggs and daughter. Nancy, spent yesterday in Richmond. Visits in Chapel Hill After she had spent sometime^ a candidate fof the Naval Air Corps^ returned home this morning from Atlanta where he_underwent his examina tions. ^ In Washington Vestenlay Mesdames John Peeland O j Manning spent yusterdaj n Win hi ington where they were shoppers. 1 Attend Ration Meeting Miss Marjorie Fleming. Mi*- nt I"' f;rMr.HdL Roebuck attend^ ed' a district meeting of rationing board officials and employees Greenville last Tuesday leaves for Newport News | Miss El*?e Coltrain left today to Spend a few days in Newport News w ith M.S Leslie Coltrain, who is srr-1 iously ill. | Y W. A. Wi? Meet Baptist VtW3 ApW;ll meet n J n'ight"'^"" hostess for thi' meeting j US Mrs. Dillon Cobb j ? I visit Here Monday . ! Mr and Mrs Clarence Morse, Jr. Monday night. visited her parents, Dr. and Mrs Hm 'nant. in Micro Sunday In Oak City Sunday ' Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Manning and children visited in Oak City Sun day -a Visiting in Tarboro Mrs V L Teel and grandson. Ton.m.e. are spending the week-end I in Tarboro. 1 Shop Here Thursday . Mi_. Mrs David Mizelle and Misses | Laura and Elsie Mi/elle. of James-, ville. shopped here Thursday. I <$? , Leaves for Georgia Geo. Cunningham left Monday for Rome. Ga? where he will enroll as i a freshman at Darlington. VisiUng in Greensboro Mrs W. J Smith and son, B"1' are visiting in Greensboro for a few days. t Is in Washington Hospital Mrs Jim King is in a Washington hospital where she is undergoing, treatment. Was a Business Visitor Here Mrs Clyde Moore, of Windsor, seas I here Tuesday attending to business ] matters Visiting in Mrs Buck Saunders is visiting in | Richmond for a few days In Durham Thursday Mr. and Mrs Harrell Everett and Harrell. Jr., and Mrs. John Peel and daughter, Anne, visited in Durham Thursday. Visiting Here Mrs Willie Whitley, of Fremont, I is visiting Mrs Harrell Everett here | for a few days. Birth Announcement Born to Mr and Mrs Bruce Col train, a^son, in the local hospital on Tuesday -evening Spending Week-end Here Lieut. William W Biggs, of Fort Bragg, is spending the week-end here with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. S. R. Biggs. Was Business Visitor Here Mr. Battle Yearby, of Raleigh, was I a business visitor here Wednesday ] and Thursday of this week. In Hampton. Va., Wednesday Mrs. Ethel Anderson and Messrs. J. D. Thrower, J. L Hassell and C. D. Carstarphen were In Hampton, Va., Wednesday afternoon visiting Marriott Britt, who continues quite ill in a hospital there. Returns to His Home Mr Thurman Griffin returned to his home in Griffins Township Wed nesday after undergoing treatment in the local hospital for several weeks. Was Business Visitor Here Mr Sylvester Peel, of Griffins I Township, was- here yesterday at-1 tending to business. Returns from Ridgecrest Mrs. L. B. Harrison returned this week from a visit with relatives in Ridgecrest. Improving from Operation Improving rapidly following an operation in the local hospital, Mr F. U. Barnes is planning to return to his home within a few days. Returns to Her Home Mrs. Jack Manning returned to her home today after recovering from an operation in the local hos pital. ? Is Visiting Here Mrs J Paul Frizzelle, of Snow Hill, is visiting her daughter, Mrs Jack Edmondson, here for a few days. Returns from Charlotte Mr J. W. Watts has returned from a business trip to Charlotte. Was Business Visitor Here , Mr. Justice Coltrain, of Farm Life, was a business visitor here yester day morning. ? Spending Week-end Here Frank Weaver, of Norfolk, is spending the week-end here with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Weaver. ^ * In Raleigh Yesterday Mr. and Mrs. W J. Hodges at tended the installation service of their son. William, as North Caro lina insurance commissioner to suc ceed the late Daniel C. Boney in Ral eigh yesterday. Visit Here Monday Mr. and Mrs. Durand Keel, Plymouth, spent Monday night he visiting relatives. issue More Calls For Stenographers; Calling for stenographers for thel Martin County Health Department and departments in one or two oth er counties, employment office au thorities point out that applicants seeking these and similar positions must take and pass the merit exam ination, a standard test required of all state employees. Prospective job holders should | send in their applications to Dr. Frank T. DeVyver, Box 2328. Dur ham, not later than Wednesday of (next week if they wish to take the examination. It was pointed out that if as many as sixteen wish to take the examination for the job in Wil liamston or one in Washington, Dr. DeVyver will make arrangements to give the tests in one of the two towns An examination was offered by the Civil Service in the high school I here Wednesday evening. One appli cant reported and it is understood that she is now eligible for a job in Washington City with the Federal government. | Dance Tomorrmr Night For Army'g Engineer* | Sponsored by the county unit of the USO, a dance will be held in the local Woman's Club tomorrow eve ning between 8:30 and 11:30 o'clock for the U. S. Army engineers who are stationed here while handling a routine assignment. About thirty young engineers are expected to at tend, and the public is invited. The engineers, maintaining head quarters in the American Legion hut during their stay here, are expected to complete their work in this sec tion within the next few days. \ County Youth Trantferred To Army Camp In Alabama , Silas Askew, young Martin Coun ty man. was recently transferred to the air base at Camp Rucker, Ala , his mother. Mrs. Lula Askew, of RFD 3, Williamston, was advised a few days ago. Is III at Her Home Miss Cora Proctor is ill at her | | home on Watts Street. I Visiting in Rocky Mount Mrs. C. D. Pittman is spending the I l week-end in Rocky Mount with j I friends. | Is in Charleston, S. C. Mr. Steve Clary is spending thel I week in Charleston, S. C.. with his ] | brother, Mr. H. P. Clary. I Visit Here Wednesday Dr. and Mrs. J. M Kilpatrick, of Kobersonville, visited here Wednes I day afternoon. | Leaves for Norfolk Mrs. S. H. Hatton, who had been the guest of Mrs. Mary Bonner Gur ganus here for two weeks, left Wed nesday for her home in Norfolk. i Was Business Visitor Here Mr. Mayo Little, of Robersonville, | was here Wednesday attending to I business matters. I Visits Here This Week Hubert Cooke, who is now station ed with the Coast Guard in Norfolk, I visited relatives here this week. [ Shops Here Wednesday Mrs. Eugene Leary, of Windsor, [shopped here last Wednesday morn I ing. ! In Edenton Tuesday Mr. James Staton Ayers was a | | business visitor in Edenton Tue6 I day. Careless Handling Causes Egg Losses Most of the egg losses caused by careless handling can be avoided with additional effort on the part of producers and handlers, says C. F Parrish, in charge of poultry ex tension work at N. C. State College. The proper handling of eggs be gins with gathering from the nest. Collecting at least three times dai ly results in cleaner eggs and in bet ter ones. Eggs allowed to accumulate in the nest for two or three days suf fer a loss in quality because of the high temperatures. This loss in quality is frequently as great as the loss in two or three weeks when kept in a cooler. Proper cooling is of utmost im portance, Parrish explained. Eggs gathered in wire baskets permit the circulation of air and should be left in the cooling room overnight be fore they are pasked in cartons or cases. Eggs should be packed with the small end down for proper shipping, the exterwton service .poultryman contlnnad, end stored In Jtae aaoler until they are ready for market This practire helps to maintain the natur al quality of the eggs. Also, Parris said, the use of clean containers, eaaas and packing mater ials adds greatly to the marketing appearance of the eggs and helps prevent the growth of mold. "Careful handling on the farm and in transit means more eggs for all wartime needs," the specialist went on. "Millions of dozens are being bought each week by the Govern ment in the form of dried eggs for shipment to our allies overseas. Mil lions more are being used by our armed forces and in domestic con sumption, both in the form -of shell and dried eggs." ? Army Develops New Cotton Water Bag Washington, D. C. ? Seeking to prevent spread of disease through contaminated drinking water, the Army has developed a new steriliz ed water bag made of treated cotton fabrics. K E A D THE NEWS AND OBSERVER For the Latest News and Market Reports. Delivered in VCilliumston bv Carrier for 25c a week On R.F.D. routes you may ret weekly papers by mail and Sun day's paper is delivered to a point near your home. See R. E. Peele, Agent 121 MAIN AT PEELE* S ? Jewelers ROCkl MOUNT Is Your NEAREST LARGE SHOPPING CENTER Full Mrrrhniuli.su IIrrr Group Ride Or Travel Bv Bus To ROCKY MOUNT ?THE CITY OF DEPENDABLE STORES" ANNOUNCEMENT! Due to the Freezing of Bieyles and other conditions caused by War, we hare been forced to Stop Deliv ery of Drinks. Magazines, Cigarettes and Ire Cream. except when these items accompany other items of 25r or more. We are obliged to save our bi cycles to make possible the future delivery of med icines and all other drug store needs. DAVIS PHARMACY "I. WIU.IAMSTON IN MAPGOlli drctmh fm SMAtT StyW L J OUR STORE Will Be Closed SATURDAY September 12th UNTIL 6:00 P. M. To Observe RELIGIOUS HOLIDAY tkatyotis Bwikm WILLIAMSTON, N. C. First Sale Monday, September 14 AT THE FARMERS WAREHOUSE - Williamscon CARROLL FAGAN and WALTER NOBLES 116 pounds @ 40c 14 pounds @ 41c H pounds @ 46c 80 pounds <8 46c 04 pounds 1 @ 46c 146 pounds @ 40c 30 pounds @ 42c MKS. MAGGIK BUCK 64 pounds <g> 48c 42 pounds @ 36c 226 pounds (g> 46c 264 pounds @ 48c 266 pounds (a 46c 132 pounds @ 46c 68 pounds <fe> 25c 44 pounds @ 25c Average $43.81 COY GRIFFIN ISt pounds @ 44c 144 pounds @ 38c 114 pounds @ 45c 134 pounds @ 46c Average $42.34 MISS ANNIE HOUSE Aim! MITCHELL 304 pounds @ 45c 44 pounds <g> 45c 136 pounds @ 46c 110 pounds @ 47c Average $-15.60 Deliver Your Tobacco SATURDAY We expect the large*! sale of the year next Monday, so you will be render ing us a special favor by delivering your tobacco on Saturday if possible. We'll have men to serve you over the week-end, so avoid the rush and come early. As to prices? You may expect "Tops" for every basket sold with us. HAISLIP and PHELPS 142 pounds @ 48c 156 pounds @ 46c 176 pounds @ 35c 160 pounds @ 40c Average $41.88 T. J. JACKSON 284 pounds @ Me 262 pounds @ 45c 246 pounds (2) 46c 1T0 pounds 6 46c 140 pounds @ 46c 76 pounds @ 48c Average 944.47 EVERETT and HARELL 212 pounds @ 44c 58 pounds @ 45c 36 pounds @ 46c 204 pounds @ 46c 24 pounds @ 42c 22 pounds @ 40c 246 pounds @ 44c 80 pounds <$ 42c 212 pounds ? 46c Average $44.61 J. S. WYNNE and MRS. NAN BAILEY 150 pounds @ 40c 164 pounds @ 41c 120 pounds ^ 2 46c 74 pounds @ 46c 146 pounds @ 47e 124 pounds @ 46c Average $44.82 ROBERSON AND GRIFFIN SOLI) ON MONDAY, IN OUR WAREHOUSE, 244)8 POUNDS OF TOBACCO FOR $1,122.54, FOR AN OFFI CIAL AVERAGE OF FOR YOUR HIGHEST SALE OF THE YEAR, SELL WITH US MONDAY! Every basket is started by our MR. MOYE, an excellent judge of tobacco, and with LEMAN BARNHILL and EDWARD COREY assist ing in maintaining the usual high prices paid at the FARMERS WAREHOUSE, you can rest assured of the best prices of the year. We'll absolutely guarantee to please you, so bring your tobacco in Saturday.' BARNHILL, COREY AND MOYE, PROPRIETORS FARMERS WAREHOUSE WILLI AMSTON, NORTH CAROLINA.

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