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. MARSHALL, MADISON COUNTY, N. C. FRIDAY, MAY, 25th, 1923.
On the evening of May the 15,
an enjoyable piano recital was
.' given by the pupils of Miss Evel
yn Baley Miss. Baley finished
her piano course, last year, at
Merideth, with honors, and this
. lv ' year has had a large class in
' Marshall High School.
The recital was a perfect sue
' cess in every respect, and ' the
pupils great progress in their
stady of music. Each number'
was rendered from memory ex
cept the duets and trios. Miss
Baley deserves ' much praise on
her yerswork, despite the en
clemency of the weather quite
a number of people were out.
Now that the other nlacen
have opened for the summer the
tourist camp grounds Marshall
is still waiting for some one to
do it for her so that she can ask
these persons to stay awhile
with us. It is necessary that
some one take . the lead and
push the unatter. Since last
Fall the News-Record has been
talking of - this but has accdm-
pnsnea notning so far. It would
take but little to do it and the
cost would not be much in
either time or money. .V
Baptist Churcli Sunday Morning
Throughout the length and breactli of the NATTON tl.Ja
Sunday will be observed as a MEMORIAL ONE IN HONOR OF
THE HEROIO DEAD WHO HAVE FALLEN IN ALL THE VARI
OUS WARS IN WHICH THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
HAVE BEEN ENGAGED. Wfl will mwlnotmr rt 1a Aim lifiA kU
along that line on Sunday morning. Jfyou can help ua will .be most
glad to hayeou do so. y f. 1 V
In the delivery of the Memorial Ifessage we will do" our best to
shoot straight from the shoulder make an nnnoa! t'n thut : whirh ia
real and genuine that which will minister to the practical , needs of
pur community. . . ,; - ? . . . j f -- , -
' All former soldiers of all Our wars are most cordially invited to be
present. ","'''?. v-' k? .:''
WANTED Good cook. Best
wage to right party. Rector
Hotel, Marshall, N.C. . ,
. PIAIJO IffiCITAL
Presented by (he PcpHj cf Dm Evciya Ecy C:;tlst
Church, Tuesday Ivcnlrj, t!:y lSth. ;
Forgct-MeNots....;.., v. A.. ...... ,.'.4..' ...... uieea Terry
ine iJancingsson .. .. .. Edythe Pruyn Hall
, . . - June Tweed- . , ' ' . V'-
The Heart of a'Rose Alonio Stone
' Vivian Sams . '
Duet The Pixies Dence .. t ............... ,v , Heien Day Keys
t Tom Wbitchurst-Mrtha Redmon
Enchantment (Maaurka Elegante). .. ...... ... Johnson
Sounds of Springtime. .. .. ........ . , .. . . Weniel
. , Irene Redmon. , , v
Dollies Dream and Awakening. . . i .'. . .'.Oestio
. , Merle Sams '
Duet Petite Polka de Concert ... .Dellafield
: , JMae Davis Louise Ebbs '
True to the Flag (March) . ... .... . . . . . ..... .Ormsby
I v Hal West '
Asphodel (Mazurka '. s ; . ,. . . tv. . . :, . . .Lerman
'r - , Irma Henderson
i The final and creates! of all tho iiwUlinintD nf iiu rnnsKM'
PRINCE willjjrobably be run before if after the. baccalaureate f ser
vice Sunday Bight. If we had been informed in time of these exercises
we could have arranged with thn film' house for this instalment to
come a week later. But as"wewcre not told about it until this week.
it was too late to do so that is, too late to do so with any considera
tion Tor the film agency. ' f' '" . ,.; . i-
Please look on the inside of Dane'r for further announcement re.
garding this most important part of THE . CHOSEN PRINCE, as'
this is the culmination 6f all the grand ilimaxj with the 'great battle
scene Jonathan killed Saul fallincr noon hia awnrd and committ.inV
suicide when he realises that all is lost. jAnd lastbut not least, Where
David comes into his own and is crowned aa KING Thankinir voii
for (he past support, and wishing you the best that there is along, all
lines, I remain, as ever, Your old friend, EVAN RIDGE EVANS.
Marshall High School
CLASS OF NINETEEN HUNDRED & TWENTY THREE
- " Commencement xcrctses " .
Tuesday Morning, May The Twenty Ninth ' i
j - at ten o'clock (
"' : "k 'AT';'';-K'5fT" .'r-itry,gtt,".iwi '.-jn-iiwwy.m-
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"In a communication received
from Division PassnntfAr ArfAnf
Wood, in Asheville" he "makes
me statement that the Shriners
are rather dilatory in securing
tneir accommodations to Wash
mgton in . special Pullman cars
leaving Asheville on June 4th
which cars are to be used for
sleeping purposes Coin and re
turning, also for living purposes
while in Washington.
. JThe advertisement that bias
appeared in this paper for the
past several issues quoted a lo
wer berth rate of $15.00, good
for one or two people, an upper
berth rate of $12.00 Cood for one
person and drawing room rate
or $45.00, good for at least four
persons. ' '
"The demand for Pullman cars
all over the country; is header
than can be met by therailrads
special trains comintf fromT all
points in the ,'. United Statei to
Washington. - '
"A most wonderful andsrjec
iacular program has been arrang
ed m Washington that has ever
been seen in the country. Am
ong other attractions that are
being provided, just as an illu
stration of whatlis being done
to get attractions from all over
the country, will be two Che
rokee Indian La Crosse teams.
Wonderful pageants will be nut
on. Pennsylvania Avenue from
the Capitol to the WHt; Howe
We hardlv annrpcinfft Knur
much is beinadone or has bepn
done lately' along the line' of
building and improvements in
our town. Since the flood in
1916 the town has chansred alto
gether and has built solidly . and
for the future.' The toarinir
away of the old. buildings and the
taking of new has .ssen nine
brick buildings put up. That is'
before this ' year. - Within the
last year or so a new era of
building has starte I and we see
as the most pretentious the new
bank building and the Roberta
building along side of this." These,
would do credit to any city of
many, timea the size of Mai
shall. - The new building of Mr.
Redmori where ' the Bakerv la
situated also fills a long heed..
The dwelling houses built bv F.
Shelton on the lower street also
gives more room for f ami Hps m ''
much needed. Then at the depot',
end of the street land is j being .
prepared for buildings of . Free
man and Gof orth. On the hijl
Sheriff Bailey has his new home
and on the ridge, Sprinkles house .
and the fine bungalow of Roy
uuager ana nis . sister, JJuilding-,
thus speaks of an era of prosperi-.
ty that we hone rriav rnntinnA; '
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for many months because 1 it
means that all are getting along
better. The crying need is :i
sounded to invest .for the "ac?
comodatin of summer visitors
; Wayne M. Farmer, Jennie Lee Chandler, ' ;
4Naomi L Gulherie, - Anna Kate Ramsey,' r
OlinJarrett, Eva Rice, : '
Carol E. McDevitt, ; Bonada Silvers,'
' J. Lawrence McElroy, . . Josie Q. Tipton,
' - Leo D. White, . ' ' '
CLASS COLORS " CLASS FLOWERS
White & -Blue White Rose
', , Duet Valse des Roses.. ... . . .... .......,.;',!.. Kelterer
v : , u jwene isania viviau oama , ,
Sailing Dolly in the Bath-Tub. .Billro
' Walts . v . . . . U 'r ... .... . Louise Wright
' -, . . Vanda Davis , ' 1
Dtiet--Over theYaves.". .. ... . . ..Rosas
' Dorthy Ebbsr-Juoe Tweed i 1
: Hammock Song ..... 'Williams
, y ' Pearl Di,lin6er
' Child Walts. ...'v..'..Vi. ...s Gurlitt
;' ." ' ," Katy Samsl -.
! Story at Twilight .V. . Blake
Katberine Davis t , K ' '
Trio Marche 4es Aviatcurs. ...... . . .. .. .... .. T ; ...yFieere Le Pre'
v Kathenne Davis, Hal West, Pearl Dellinger
Bravo Boy i'.Z.. ....... . . i. k; .V..Bilbro
' . : i , ' rTom Whitehurst I'. -
hJ) , Rong of Taradise ." . .' ., . ...... Stone
Mae Davis " ,
:.;,; , ry-'-; -f ''::-'y-'r-'V'
Duett Fetite Marche de Concert H , . '. , ; . ; ; , , . ; iV. , Dallafield
'. - ' Vanda Davis-IIaj West ' "1
Puss-in-the Corner (Folks).. ...J..'.;.,..... Lerman
v, " ' . ' Dorothy Ebbs ." ? :
Tfie Good Little Girl ... .". . . .Gurlitt
i " ' . Nellie Bailey ' : " .
Sweet dreams . Larks'
Duet March of the Rockies, . ,. . . ... . . , . ', i. . , , . , . . . . DtllaftclJ
Pearl Do";csr, Ktlb-re b'-vb r
11 Travatore , . . . ................................ E. Dorn
" ' Louisa CLLs' : ' ) ' ,
Southern Railway To Double
Track Its Asheville-Newport v
Line To Improve Conditions.
Over $5C3,C:3 to Be Expended for 66 Mile Link, According
. ta r.:;:ns Kzwrng mis City, Considered for Several
Yes, Traffic TtegTi Local Yards Un-usually Heavy.
Double tracking of the line from Asheville to Newport, a
distance of aporoximately 67 miles, at a cost of over $500,000
wnicn wouia proviae taster time tor trains between Asheville
and Knoxville and improve freight traffic, will be started by the
Southern Railway for an early date, according ito word reachr
- a Vh -
mg mis city. Kecenuy aavices were received from Knoxville
to the effect that the Asheville-Newport link was on the pro
gram for double tracking and Asheville officials state that it has
been considered for several years, but reports during the' past
few daycare to the effect that actual construction on the pro
ject will be started, y)
v L Officials, here state that thev have learnp.d nnth
plans to double track this part of the. system, but ' assert l,hat
business has been steadily growing during the past fewyears
and such an improvement wouid be of great benefit in handling1
the heavv traffic between this section and the West: as well a a .
divertini considerable freight through this section that is now
handled by other rftutes. - -
It is stated that over 75,000 freight cars were handlep
through the, Asheville yards by the Southern Railway . during
the inoth of March, which is believed to be a record for freight
traCc ca this division according to data filed. '' "Approximaitely'
23 freit trains per day, for destinations East and West 'of. As
Vvi",. rrt"!il tlirourh the vard.i during this mnnfh it io .ocurf.
" - - Mr - o mi mvvm, aiuvib' .
ed tr.i between 1,600 and 1,700 cars of freight were1 discharged
ia At:. z viae, uoume iraciung oi ine-ASQeviue-JNewport line,
wc'-'l ba in keeDina with the Southern's clans to inrrflnHW-'cfTi.
ci :cy cn all i?"ortant routes, it is stated, and would divert a,
hrji r--.:r.t cf freight for the Eastern part cf tht State through
I'r j Aj-hsville, that now passes through the Southern ,
r--.U ! Vl 'r.ia. As this link is on the Ilnqxville DiVn, local '
cS j v;:;:.! j probably not receive official notice of the project.' '
u '"1 . :;! 13 r::.iy to start, it 13 said. . . , - v :
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the most gorgeous ever t--a, h
oeing preparea. . .
Mr. Wood feels t h a t the
Shriners who expect to ake ad
vantage, of these sleeping car
arrangements should send their
checks without further delav in
order that there may be no'fai
lure on the part of the railway
to provide such accommodations
as are desired, but it is feared
that many late comers are going
to be disappointed for, as stated
in the beginning of this article.
the supply of Pullman sleeping
cars is extremelv limited.
"All reo lifts t.q for renervatinnc
snouid be accompanied by mon
ev order nr check nnH fnrward
ed at once to Mr. J. H. Wood,
Division Lassen tfer Atfenf Aahe
Very Iruly yours,
; .J. H.WOOD,
Division Passenger Agent.
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The average Louisiana farmer
gets up early, at the alarm of a
Connecticut clock, buttons his
Chicago suspenders to Detriot
overalls, outs on a . Pair of cow
hide shoes made in Ohio, washes
in a- Pittsburg tin basin,, using
Cincinnati aoan. and dries nn n
eotton towel made in New Hamp
shire; sits down to a Grand
Hapids table', eats hot 1 biscuits
made . with Minneapolis . Jlour,
Kansas City bacou, and Indiana
grits fried in Omaha lard, cooked
In a St Louis stove, buys Irish
potatoes'grown in Michigan, and
canned fruit put up in California
Seasoned with Rhode Island epic
e'ri . ilana ; on 'his nld "wool Wi
made in Philadelphia, pu t3 New
York harness n .his. iliasoun
mule.- fed on Iova corn, ; and
nloucbs his farm covered hv &
Massachusetts mortgage, with
!ew Jersey blanket,, and U kept
awake by a Louisiana dor, the
oply home product on the place.
.cy carae. ' ' -
J"A11 thru these ' mountains we1
are seeing our time of expansion
and improvement and as we see
this fulfilled, it means more and
more that our section becomes
the playground of both north and
south, as they pay, we Vain for
we furnish the playground,
The Clerk of- Court has r
ceiveda letter from a member
of the Supreme Court of Florida
asking about accommodations'
and prices for rooms and what
the roads are. He says that
Asheville and even Hendersonr
ville do not appeal to him but
that he thought Marshall might
be an ideal spot to spenda, time
in. For days the Clerk held
the letter because Marshall had
ittle to offer for those who
might- Want to come in here.
Here is a chance to get a man
high in the social life in Florida
and who might purchsse and
also get .his friends to come
with him but what is there to
offer, such a man. We have
boarding houses, some it is true..
We have hotels but not the
tourist hotels. We h a v e - no
houses for j rent , and few for
sale. ..There is nothing to write
;o the man but 'to say that we
cannot accommodate him ar.d
his friends.- It is a question
that has been aaitated for years.'
namely that Marshall should do -some
tiling to attraet the people
from , the , outside durinff the
simmer months. .However it
has been a voice in the wilder
ness ass nothing has been done
to solve the lack, and we are
not doing anything ' n o w. ? It -would
mean much, to the busi
ness part of town. It would
auch to the, social life oj
In every way it - would
I us, but we cannot accept
Tortunity.'-' .. 1