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Published In The County Seat Of Haywood Countr At The Eastern Entrance Of The Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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"ownships Work To Meet Quota
ring Gets Off
ft In Haywood
Lial Inducement To Be
L At Waynesville-Can-
Came Today To Sell
ujth wr loan campaign got
. Mtisfactory start Mon-
orning, with a total of $33,-
, :f invested in bonds in the
Llle half of the county on
. nJ Tuesday, oeumg
.Mterdav reported fairly
Lift up to noon Wednesday.
township in the county is
fien credit for all sales
1 their quotas, as set by the
U at the annual Canton-
sfille football game in tan-
djes will be Uken for bonds,
rival coniesi eiagEu
towns on buying bonds.
Brooks, chairman of the
trea, said no advertising
I i i ii.
fit would oe useu uver we
address system, and all time
ted to a play-by-play des-
L of the game would be given
war bond campaign. Much
it is expected to result in tne
Id baying by citizons of the
Ins. some purcnases were
yesterday to be made at
thermometers below show
Lsults of bond purchases in
Hit township comprising this
In the Canton area buying
ported satisfactory. Quotas
pen set np for the five town-
ii that area. The quotas
Ion and Waynesville are each
half of the county quota of
rallies are set for the coun-
lt we k on the 27th at the
school, with the Canton band
kakers from the Moore Gene-
spital attending. This will
,at 7:110, with W. P. White
chairman of that area, in
assisted by Morris Brooks
'ton, and W. Roy Francis;,
chairman. On December
similar rally will be Meld
CljnV school. Homer Henry
irman of trie Clvde townshiD
Francis said vesterdav? "At
asnn today we stop and
tanks we have all the more
ar.kful for. We can show
knks in manv wavs this vear.
tinn to participating in re
services, we can and should
ht-iiv.ly in bonds in appre
of what our country is fight-preserve."
p $187 To
'ocal Union. No. 48. at TIovIa
"ineton, Company, Inc., in
"J"V" their affiliation with
f'in Federation of Labor,
1 p l:mds in their treasury
the H iywood infantile Pa
Pond. fh(, amount was
Nrdmg to Jo-iathan Woodv.
J"1 of the campaign in the
exhibits a fine spirit from
'"" of the organization,"
wMty had a quota last year
raised $1,875.88 during
ft cents per person in Hay-
the work of the
Mr. Woody cited that
'"e last turn uraolr. Vo.
r additional polio eases from
. th Local No. 48
Newton Cook, of .T.Vn.
siting her parents, Mr.
in. v" Coman- P'ans
lr home tho n v.;.
"i Wll K ...
per "".-umpaiuea oy
J! Hj" has returned from
m . "u,,w rs. oyaie
j. e,n route
visited Mr. and Mrs.
A m Jacksonville.
i , " t M t
MISS JANE WYCHE, daughU-r
of Mrs. Troy Wyche, who has been
chosen to represent the local high
school and the Dorcas Bell Love
DAR Chapter in the State Pil
grimage and Citizenship contest.
Jane Wyche Chosen
To Compete In
Jane Wyche, daughter of Mrs.
Troy Wycbe, has been chosen to
represent the Waynesville Town
ship high school in the annual
State Pilgrimage Good Citizen
ship contest sponsored by the North
Carolina Society Daughters of the
American Revolution, In the state,
and locally by the Dorcus Bell
The selection of the Good Citi
sen is made each year from the
senior class of the high schools in
the state. The student body nom
inates three girls and from that
group the faculty makes the final
selection. The girls chosen by the
tudents must possess the follow
ing outstanding qualities: depend
ability, service, leadership and pa
triotism. She is required to com-
rtile a scrapbook of her school,
IShurch and community activities
during her four years in high
school. The scrap book is sent to
the state chairman and ia placed
in competition with others through
out the state.
Miss Wyche, a well known musi
cian, who han been heard over
WWNC, has been active in com
munity and church work, as well
as outstanding in scholarship. She
is a Girl Scout, an officer of the
Junior Music Club, and has held
various offices in school during the
entire four years.
In recognition of her musical
talent she was awarded a superior
rating in a state-wide contest. She
has assisted in kindergarten in
teaching children to sing. She has
served the various organizations
of the town in many occasions.
Hallett Ward Heads
Boy Scouts In County
Union Services At Nine
Today, Annual Football
Came At Two This After
noon. The usual routine of Thanksgiv
ing will carry through the day,
starting with the union Thanksgiv
ing service to be held at the Pres
byterian church at 9 o'clock, with
Rev. Leonard Elliott, pastor of the
First Baptist church, delivering
Rev. Malcolm R. Williamson,
pastor of the Presbyterian church,
will preside at the service. Rev.
J. Clay Madison, pastor of the
First Methodist church, will offer
the Thanksgiving prayer and Rev
Robt. G. Tatuin, rector of Grace
Rnisronal church, will read the
Special music will be furnished
by the combined choirs of the four
churches taking part In the ser
vice. Charles Isley will serve as
director of the choir and Mrs. L.
M. Richeson will be organist
The offering will be divided
among the churches participating
and be sent to orphan homes sup
ported by the churches.
The schools of the community
will t closed all day and will re
sume again on Friday. The bank
and all business firms will be closed
and all offices at the court house,
with the exception of the sheriff's
department, will also he closed for
The highlight of the afternoon
will be the annual football game
between Canton and Waynesville,
which will he played this year in
the Canton stadium.
Wm. Chambers Is
Being Held By
Nazis As Prisoner
Pvt. Wm. M- Chambers, who was
reported missing several months
ago, is a prisoner of war and sta
tioned in G(rmany, according to a
message received from the Red
Cross by his father, Wm. M. Cham
bers of Hazelwood on the 16th.
Pvt. Chambers has been over
seas about a year, and is attatched
to the medical corps.
His brother, Ralph Chambers,
has been a prisoner of the Germans
for the past eleven months. He
was in the air corps.
The brief message stated details
of his wh:reahouts were being sent
District Officers Are Named
For the Coming Year, Will
He Installed On 18th.
Hallett Ward was named dis
trict chairman for the I'igeon
River District of Boy Scouts, which
comprises all of Haywood county.
Bonj. E. Colkitt is vice president
of the Daniel Boone Council.
Other district officers are: Dr.
E. P. Pillups, district vice chair
man; Louis Gates, district com
missioner; George Bishoff, assist
ant district commissioner, and
neighborhood commisiotiers are L.
A. Mcliin; Malcolm Lyon, Rev.
Miles A. McLean and Rev G. R.
The district committee at huge
is composed of W. P. Lawrence,
Dr. S. P. Gay, M. 11. Bowles, Benj.
E. Colkitt, Joe Rose, Edwin Haynes,
Dr. C. N. Sisk, Douglas Walter,
Malcolm Williamson, Dan Watkins,
Dr. V. II . Dnckett, Edwin Potts.
E. A. Williamson, Charles Klopp,
Hessie Yerrell, W. P. Whitesides,
Howard Clapp, Pau) f, Sherherd,
Dr. A. B B.ottoms, Hugh Rogers,
Guy Massie, and Giij Roberts.
The institutional representatives
are: Troop 1, Glenn Howell; Troop
2, Stanley F. Bradirtg; Troop 4,
Fillet C. Holland; Troop 5, L. C.
Davis; troop 7, W. P. Lawrence;
Troop 8, Carroll Morrow; Troop
9, Glenn Brown; Troop 1, Lowrey
O. Ferguson; Troop 12, Hugh K.
Terrell; Trooni W Wayne M.
Smathami Troefr) 14, George B.
Culbreth; Troop 16, Thos. Irwin;
Pack 2, C. C. Poindexter, and
Pack 5, J. C. Madison.
Plans are underway to huve the
installationul meeting on Decem
ber 18th The place will be de
Rat Poison Is
A special preparation of rat pois
on will be available Friday and
Saturday at the county agents of
fice. The poison is put up in three
pound packages and will sell for
$1. Instructions are on each pack
age. During the past week some 600
pounds of specially prepared pois
on was put out in Hazelwood in the
extermination campaign. The cam
paign ig being staged by experts of
the department of agriculture.
Beer Dealers On
Given 1 Violator
Many Cases To Be Dispos
ed Of During Present
Term of Court Here.
True bills of indictment were
found by the Grand Jury against
ten places in Haywood county sell
ing wines and beers, during the
November term of criminal court,
which convened here on Monday
with Judge Zeb V. Nettles of Ashe
Six of the places were located in
Waynesville; one in Haeclwood and
three in Canton. In the majority
of instances in addition to being
charged with being a public nui-
sauce, mere were aiso cnarges
against some of them for selling
intoxicants and cigarettes to min
ors. In one case the jury made
three indictments, with two counts
to each indictment.
Judgment had been handed down
in only one case, as The Mountain
eer went" to press yesterday after
noon. Glenn Moore of Canton, was
ordered to close his place of busi
ness and was given a five years
suspended sentence. He was fined
$500 and required to make bond
Since Monday morning ten di
vorces had been granted through
late yesterday afternoon. Others
were expected to be tried later.
A true bill was also fuond by
the Grand Jury against a gaming
house operating in WaynesTillo,
the case to be tried later la the
Business Property to
House Locker Unit
KURT WEILL IN NAVY
Kurt Weill is now at Bainbridge,
Md., where he is taking boot train
ing in the Naval Training Station
there. He is the son of Mr. and
Mrs. Leo Weill, and before enter
ing the service was a student at
Gives Out Plans
For United War
Fund In Section
The Waynesville area has raised
.'1,109.40 for the United War Fund
Drivi , it was learned here yester
day. Some plants are yet to re
port, and the Canton area has not
made a formal report of the work
in that section.
Cpl. Victor Nobech
On Two Weeks Furlough
Cpl. Victor Nobeck is spending
a two weeks furlough with his par
ents, Mr. and Mrs. V. C. Nobeck
on Hazel Street. Cpl. Nobeck is
stationed with a signal corps unit
at Oeoee, Fla. He has been in
service for the past two years and
hi fore going into the army, was
employed at Dayton Rubber Manu
ON BUYING TRIP
E. J. Lilius will return Friday
from a buying trip to New York
and Chicago, where he went to buy
merchandise for his jewelery store
Mrs. Kate Morris has returned
to BlirrT City, Tcnn., after visiting
JAMES (5. K. McCLUKE, presi;
dent of the Fanners Federation
aiiuouiK (. ! Tue Iuy that plans
were completed for establishing a
fiw.en food locker in the building
the organization purchased this
Last Rites Held
For W. A. Grahl
Lant rites were conducted Mon
day afternoon at 2 o'clock H the
Preshyterian Church for William A.
GrhfH tlr4 Haywood eonnty
tefttor -eatrWwr tarwwi 'fw h HH
In a"hopitjil in Dalton, G., FrV
May night. Rev. S. R. Crockett,
pastor "of the Hazelwood Presby
terian church and former pastor of
Mr. Grahl, and Rev. Malcolm R.
Williamson, pastor, officiated. Bur
ial was in Green Hill cemetery.
Serving as pallb urers were the
following p.ititmasters of the Wuy
nesville Masonic Lodge; Dr. J. R.
McCnuken, W. L. Hardin, J. M
Queen, F. G. Rippetoc, L. M. Kil
lian and C. B. llomiflook.
The Masonic Lodge, of which Mr.
(Iiahl was a paymaster, had a part
in the services.
Mr. Grahl, a native of Haywood
county, upon retir: merit from the
mail carrier service ten years ago,
bought a farm near Dalton, Ga.,
where he and Mrs. Grahl had re
sided until May of this year, when
tliey came hack here to live.
Surviving are his widow, Mrs
Laura Clark Grahl; one daughter
Mrs. Sum (J. Plolt of Chalsworth,
Ga.; two sons, Wayne Grahl of
Clinton, Term., and Linwood Grahl
of Waynesville; ten grandchildren;
three brothers, J. C. Grahl of Beth
el, Jess Grahl of Birmingham, Ala.
an,) George P. Grahl of Liberty,
Mo.; three sisters, Mrs. Maggie
Thomas of Birmingham, Mrs.
Emma Drriton of Greenville, S. C,
and Mrs. Way Cook of Medford,
Formal Announcement of
Plans Made By James G. K.
McCIure To Business Men.
Officials of tfhe Farmers Federa
tion this week purchased the Ray-
Shelton buildings at the corner of
Commerce and Depot Streets, and)
are going ahead with plans to in
stall a 400-locker froxen food plant,
according to formal announcement
made to a group of business men
and) farmers by James G- K. Mc
CIure, president, here Tuesday
The deeds for the property were
completed this week. The proper
ty faces 74 feet on Commerce
Street and extends back 146 feet
on Depot Street The property in
cludes the building now occupied
by the local Federation store anH
Engineers have been over the
building, and plans made for the
installation of the plant as soon
as the War Production Board ap
proves the plans. Before applica
tion can be made to WPB, at least
240 of the proposed 400 lockers
must be rented and rental collected
for a year. This requirement has
been setup so that the WPB may
be assured that whatever new
plants are approved will be fully
Mr. JJcClure bad with him seve
ral officials of the Federation Tues
day eight, and at a supper meet
ing the Maples, detailed expUa
natlms of the operation of tike
freei locker units were explained-
Y t Austin, specialist in frees
lof k ev the mechanics f the
SX and explained how meat.
Ajf11" irom were handled
War Bond Quotas For Eight Townships
R. p. MeOacken
Mrs. G. C- Parmer
And BIG CREEK
Mrs. Mark Hannah
Mrs. A. L. Bramlett
Mrs. W. T. Rainer
UN EH CREEK
F. M. Noland
Mrs. Carl S. Green
D. J. Boyd
Mrs. Jim Plott
T. C. Davis
Mrs. Hardy Caldwell
C N. Allen
Mrs. Henry Francis
When You Buy Bonds, Be Sure To Designate Your Township
in fhtf -BiiTit." - Mr. - Austin la f
charge of the Federation's two
plants one in Asheville and one
in Hendersonville. He pointed out
that a waiting list was being held
in both places for customers want
ing lockers. The lockers are about
six cubic feet each.
All foods going into the lockers
are first handled by experienced
people, and given a quick freeze be
fore being put into the lockers.
Meats are cut and wrapped to indi
vidual specifications, depending on
the size family. Berries, fruits and
---Continued on page 12)
Offered On Nov. 27
The annual sale of Tuberculosis
Christmas seals will start on No
vember 27, according to Mrs. Frank
Ferguson, chairman. The seals may
be had from the office of the coun
ty, superintendent of education In
the court house.
All teachers and principals of
schools in the county are request
ed to get their supplies and stamps
from the county superintendent's
The stamps will be sold in the
schools, through industries and by
mail. Seventy-five per cent of the
money raised from the sale is kept
in the community. Last year the
sales totaled over $400 and the
money was spent in giving food
and other necessary supplies to
tuberculosis patients and suspects
in the county.
A committee from the Woman's
Club will cooperate with Mrs.. Fer
guson in working the mailing lists.
Mrs. Hazel Eaton,
Hies From Stroke
Mrs. Hazel Harris Eaton, who
suffered a stroke on Tuesday died'
around 7 o'clock on the same day
at the Haywood County Hospital.
Mrs. Eaton was a native of Macon,
ua. ane Duiit. a summer home at
Lake Junaluska twentv vears am
and had resided at her residence
there during the summer months
and made her home at Sunset Cot
tage in the winter.
During the life of her husbband,
the late Oifford Eaton, she resid
ed in Vermont.
The body was shipped yesterday
to Macon, Ga., where the funeral
services and burial will be held.
She is survived by several broth
ers and sisters.