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THE WAYNESVILLE MOUNTAINEER
First Crop Insurance Goes to Kansas Farmer
THrRSPAV, JULY 28, 1938
, u ,umWrs returned from
" v c iiv.p at Swannanoa last Fn
., , ," Sixty club members
.".vwood and Jackson counties:
',',.,) Veire'.her. Heavy rains made!
i,'j,H.r program practically im-
b!l- ' ' , . .
f .... .in mivh wjc
.u,j by Herman Hickman, camp
r,r The campers were divided
",..ir groups each of which had
it dutiV each day, and were
tnit? in various recreational
,l . Tm.kiv morning program was
I bv Ernest Nutting, T. V. A.
Ivr Asnevnie, wnu msuucira
Lf group, en torestry. ;ur. iNuiung
r,'. .,vi. a motion picture on forest
t;ej an.l wild life conservation Tues-
Games followed the pic-
On Wednesday morning Mr. Nut-
Short 'sleeves, navy and black,
trimmed w ith white, and sheer
or immediate wear.
3.95 aa'4.95 up
WOK GOODRICH HATAn
NEW STANDARD OF i
VALUE IN THIS LOW-)!:
SLICED TIRESEE It 'ft
can now offer you a
ting and Mrs. Evans, home agent from
Jackson county, gave a demonstration
in crafts made from copper. In the
afternoon the group went to the Ashe
ville Rercreation Park. Wednesday
night the program consisted of a play
put on by the Haywood county group,
followed by games.
Thursday morning the group was
given instruction in mariners and
courtesy conducted by Miss Mary
Margaret Smith, home agent from
Haywood county. Thursday after
noon J. O. Rowell, extension entmol
ogist from State College, gave an il
lustrated lecture on preparing speci
mens for mounting and other work
dealing with entomology. Thursday
night the Jackson county group put
on a team demonstration in the mak
ing of novelties from corn husks.
This was followed by a film shown by
Mr. Rowell on insects and their con
trol. Recreation followed.
H. R. Clapp, assistant agent from
Jackson county, and R. R. Smithwick.
county agent from Haywood, were in
charge of vesper services, camp
grounds, the recreation programs, and
the swimming pool. The group had
access to the pool twice daily.
Haywood county 4-H clubs repre
sented at camp and members repre
senting these clubs were: Fines Creek
club Dorothy Rogers, Lura Mae
Green, Edith Noland, Ruth Green,
Margaret Green, and Elizabeth Rog
ers; Crab tree club Julius Williams,
Edwin Davis, G. C. Palmer, Jr., Mary
Helen Noland; Beaverdam club Joan
McGaha. Dortha Cole, Jack Mc
Cracken, and Mark Hipps; Canton
club Carroll Holland, John West, and
Donald Hipps; Waynesville club
Keith Ketner, and Geraldine Rogers.
Kent Ketner attended camp as an
Delegates to the State 4-H Short
Course at Raleigh, from Haywood
county left on 'Monday, morning, and
will return this Saturday, Sixteen
delegates represent Haywood county
at the short course. The .delegates
are: Roger Rhodarmer, Bruce Dixon,
Martha Wright, Geraldine Rogers,
Margaret Green, Julius Williams,
Carroll Holland, Hetty Jean Rest,
Dorothy Lee Chapman, Mildred Rob
binson, G. C. Palmer, Jr., Jack
Hipps, Howard Dotson, Harry No
land, James Clark, and Joe Palmer.
Joe has a scholarship to short course
given by the Chilean Nitrate of Soda
Company because of outstanding club
work in. '1937,
The group is accompaned by Miss
Mary Margaret Smith, home agent,
and R. R. Smithwick, county agent.
It is the time of year now that
insects really damage the garden if
care is not taken to prevent or de
stroy them. H. R. Niswonger, exten
sion horticulturist of State College,
says '"Look Out for. Diseases and
Insects. Rotonone dust containing
.75 or one per cent rotonone -will de
stroy many leaf insects such as bean
beetle, cabbage worms, where applied
in a dust form. It will also have an
effect on plant lice and the Harlequin
cabbage bug when the dust comes in
contact with these pests. Poisoned
Bordeaux dust which can be pur
chased from your seed dealer will
control'' the Striped . cucumber bug
when dusted on the plants as soon as
they appear above the ground and
again in about ten days. This dust
is good also for flea beetles feeding
on tomato and pepper plants. Use
Bordeaux mixture for control of the
leaf spot disease of tomato, pepper,
cucumber, and cantaloupes.
"WnaiWj bit quality tire at
. see the new Gnd,!,i,
Ti" before you buy! Q
"""'mission Agent Fo? The
Sanitary Pigs Profit Owner a Dollar
a Week "
Time is not worth much to a hog,
according to an old saying, but a
difference of a few weeks in its mark
et age is a matter of several dollars
to its owner. One of the advantages
of the swine sanitation system, which
prevents infestation with internal
parasites, is that the pigs thrive bet
ter, make more rapid gains, and ma
ture earlier than pigs' allowed to run
in old hog lots.
The sanitation system, developed
by investigators of thj United Slates
Bureau of Animal - Industry in co
operation with producers in McLean
County, Illinois, calls fir placing
clean sows with their litter on pas
tures that, since being planted, have
not been used for pigs. Here they
seldom pick up eggs of round worms
or other internal parasites especially
harmful to young pigs.
The difference in the tim lequired
to reach market weight, according to
reports received by the bureau, is
often as much as sik weeks aid the
early pigs usually bring the better
prices. As" an example, som.3 early
pigs raised under sanitation were
ready for market early in September
before prices dropped. The top prices
for 200-pound hogs at Chicago drop
ped from $12.90 a hundred on Sep
tember 15 down to $9.60 a hundred
on November 1. That was a decline
of $3.30 a hundred in six . weeks, a
difference of over $6 or a dollar a
week in favor of sanitation pigs.
Another advantage of the plan is
that it reduced the cost of production
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v- ta.w.frjc-jyiwMi.mj Mjmm ct.-awiMiittf )afr3i. .
Vincent Meyer tgn policy
Flrt crop insurance policy Issued by the federal
government under Its new program for farm aid
went to Vincent Meyer, farmer of Johnson county.
Kansas, who endorses the policy presented by Roy
M. Green of the Washington bureau of the Federal
Crop Insurance corporation as his family looks on.
as much as $2.50 on each nig. Esti
mates by extension specialists show
that savings through larger litters
in one state, Illinois, total about 5
million dollars a year.
This same treatment is recommended us- ,f '011 I've '" the mountain sec-
for black spots on roses.
2. Now is the time to begin think
ing about sowing your lawn. The
soil should be prepared and ready
for the seeds by September 1. lly
John Harris cftviiion landscape applying the manure two or three
specialist, from Slate College, has weeks ahead of the seeds, the grass
prepared some timely suggestions and weed seeds in the manure fermi-
which if followed, will tend to increase nnte and are killed by the final raking
the attractiveness of homes. Some of when the seeds are sown, ln addi-
these pointers are: 1. Many of your tion- to the manure twenty to thirly
crapeniyrtles are. effected with white pounds of commercial fertiliser should
mildew. This disease effects the ten
sions the above operation can be dom
two or three weeks earlier.
Read The Ads
Question: Is there anything I can
do to pi event litnbei ni ck in Bry
Answertf This trouble is tMuaed
by chickens eating material usually
of protein nature, such as a imd
chicken, moldy mai.tiie piles, hoj;
troughs, which has undergone liecxmv
position and all birds should be coo
fund until the cause is fouiu! and re
moved. The dock should h;- triven
epsom salts at the rate of ifere
fd'urths of a pound to two and one
half gallons of water for one day
after confinement. This is a fivquwHt
occurrence at this time of the year
hn the (lock is on free r.v:v ni
for that reason can' should tv buLcti
to keep the range clean and few of
decomposed animal matter
t.hiestion: How can I pu rr,t honis
from growing on my ilanj itiV?
Answer: The development M' S-rtis
can be prevented by applyujr ivustic
soda or potash to the hoir. hijr&ims
whin the calf is from four ri ight
days old. Clip the hair from oveir vnii
around the button, wash ami itm.
oughly dry dipped sui face ait tim
apply thi' solution with a caudic
stick. The stick should be nioi!Kta
ed on one end and rubbed ciireful(y
on each horn button two or thjr
times, alternating between the un
ions until there is a raw plait- a tour
the size of a nickel. Do not ruf otjIiI
the spot bleeds. Care shoaM lie
taken not to use too much moisturr-r
if it gets in the eye it will now
blindness. Keep animals under
shelter if there is a chance fen- jia.
Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Stuart hnvw a
their guests, the latter'.s moCrwt',
Mrs. W. .1. Cauhorn, and sister. Mm-,.
R. M. Lindsey and two children, of
der growth causing the leaves to curl
lip and have a whitish appearance.
To control this disease spray the plant
with Bordeaux mixture (procurable
at any seed store) or if you do not
have a sprayer, dust with fine dusting
sulphur. Repeal this operation two
or three times at -ten-day intervals.
applied to every one thousand
square feet. The seeds should then
be sown about the first of October
ami hi' sure to rake tne seeds very
light into the soil. If you will write
this office, we will be glad to mail 'you
a bulletin on lawns, and this bulletin
will give -you' the best mixture to
WE WILL PAY CASH
For WHEAT Delivered To Our Mill
Or You .May Evrhangf Your Wheat l or Our llijrh
Asheville, N. (
WE TAKE PLEASURE IN ANNOUNCING
THE APPOINTMENT OF
II IIP HD
II. PHKLPS liHOCKS
As Unit Manager For
Waynesville and Western
North Carolina Counties
And Associated With
J. PRICE LEEPER, Branch Office Mgr. Asheville
PALMER HOI SE PHONE 9170
277 ARCADE JUHLDINC;
Security Life and Trust Co,
LIFE EDUCATION RETIREMENT INSl RANCE
Home Office - Winston-Salem, N. C.
i;,hcit M. mirt iVmrtoo-S'ilff)
President, Wachovia Lank and Trust Co.
S. Chy William .; Wiiixton-Sfilem
Chairman : Board of Directors, R. J. Rey
nolds Tobacco Company.
),-. Fred M. liruie - .. .. .. .. Durham
Chairman of the Boai-!, Security Life and
Trust Company; Dean (if Medicine, Duke
Eybeii L. Darin Winnloii-Snlfi,)
President and Treasurer, Security Life and
Trust Company; Chairman of the Board,
Atlas Supply Company.
P. H, Have .. ;. . ... Winston-Salem
President, P. H. Hares Knitting Company.
Thurmond Chatham ,.- .. W inston-Salem
President, Chatham Manufacturing Co.
J. Sam White ....... . . Mebane
President, White Furniture Company.
Millard F. .hint UilU Slniifif
'Executive Vice President, The Planters Na
tional Bank and Trust Company.
T. D. f'hu'r "... ..-....-......:....,..; Winxton-Sniein
Vice President ami Agency Manager, Se
curity Life and Trust Company.
('. T. l.f iiiharh ,: . ....... Winstini-Salrm
Vice President, Wachovia Bank and Trust
. Company. -
E L. Ktixl .. Winxlt,v-S.lrm
Secretary and Treasurer, Efirds Depart
J. Raymond Smith Mount Airy
President, National Furniture Company.
n. S- Woinbole Winston-Salem
Manly, Henderson and W'ombole, General
-,. Counsel for Security Life and Trust Co.
Hon. A, Wayland Cooke Greensboro
Clerk of Court for Guilford County.
I). If iih a I'ftuiftn : Asheville
General Mani.trtr, Ashi vilie Citizen-Times
,V. L. fiookc : ... ....... Wiuntoti-Salein
Secretary and Actuary, Security Life and
Trust Company; Fellow Actuarial Society
Of America; Fellow American Institute of
II". (irady Southern ........ ... Wintinn-So lent
Vice President, Security Life and Trust Co.
Leo. II. Harvey : Kinisfint
President, L. Hurvey and Sons Company
IV. Frank Dond, Jr. ... Clarh.t'r
President and Treasurer, Charlotte Pipe
f.nd Foundry Company.
T. Austin Finch Thamasville
President, Thomasville Chair Company.
Robert W. Gorrell IViiisfon-.S'aJciH
Branch Office Manager.