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The Waynesville mountaineer. (Waynesville, Haywood Co., N.C.) 1925-1972, June 11, 1946, First Section, Image 1

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Such he case of camps, the requirement in the camp re- property and not ider sixteen 16) ns to camps of 'Hemic areas shall everything in our another epidemic p. states Dr. Carl nor of the North M of Health. Made k-End P arrested dur. Fk-fnd by Inral arge of public cases were sched- la-v afternoon uiwlum after (lav ens on M.i " his cus r of ..... tll( Plants Inn urietu. t. m y are: f 'alandulas. f drf. can I "ftf tmf not,, PWrs. f 'w flowpr, F0' onlv ,bfn Will bp i I J ha' eun at ' '""yterian 'Wl of a.-. . the m:!'uuna- N. a.. ' ' Provent, "" since P the church runham lower lain The Waynesville Mountaineer Nu. 46 14 Pages 4-H Club Members Get Guesnseys For Junior Dairy Shown here are the five 4-H Club members who won calves contributed to the Junior Dairy Foundation by civic clubs and busings firms here last week, following the Third Annual Guernsey Promotional Sale. From left to right, David Underwood gave a call to C. V. Hhodarnier, member of the Morning Star -H Club; W. Roy Francis, president of the Rotary Club, and the calf the club gave to Pete Noland, of the Crab tree Club; William Medford represented Robert Sutton, who gave a calf to Weaver Hipps, of the Beaverdam Club; Jonathan Woody, president of The First National Bank, and the calf given to Nancy Leopard, of the Waynesville Club; Paul Davis, representing the l ions Club, and the calf given to H. R. Caldwell, of the Crabtree Club. The members drew for the calves. This photograph for The Mountaineer was made at the State Test Farm by Ingram, The Skyland Studio. 3-Year-Old Child Hit By Car Suffers Broken Leg Stella Jayncs Struck By Car On Jonathans Creek Highway Sunday Afternoon Esley Jenkins, 20, of Cosby, Tenn., is being held in the Haywood, coun ty jan prnaing me condition oi Stella Jaynes, three-year-old dau ghter of Mr. and Mrs. Louie Jaynes, of the Jonathan Creek section of the county, who is alleged to have been struck by a car driven by Jenkins late Sunday afternoon. The accident occurred on the Jonathan Creek road, a short dis tance from the sawmill on the Dell wood road, and was investigated by John Kerley, deputy of the sher iff's department. The child is alleged to have run behind a parked car and darted in front of the 1942 Chevrolet coach driven by Jenkins, and knocked down. The child was taken to the Hay wood County Hospital where it was found she had suffered a brok en leg. Her condition was report ed as favorable, according to re ports late yesterday afternoon. The car was said to have been owned by Otha McGaha, of Cosby, Tenn., and the owner and his wife were riding in the vehicle at the time of the accident, according to the investigating officer. McGaha was arrested and made bonds for $2,500, while Jenkins, who was operating the car with out a license was lodged in jail awaiting trial before the magis trate's court. Boosters Club To Meet Thursday Night The Boosters Clnh will mcpt Thursday night for their regular monthly meeting at the Hazelwood Presbyterian church. Rev. S. R. Crockett is president of the organization. The committee in charge of the Fourth of July program will make their report at the meeting. Harry Lee Liner, Sr., left Sat urday on a business trip to Florida. Underway At ,Iean Church Here stands shall be cut down on all sides except that facing Main Street s" that the addition shall consti tute the first floor of the building, with full access to sunlight. Ex cavation and concrete work are expected to be completed this sum mer, and the church hopes to find material and labor available so "iat the project can be completed oy the year's end. Floor space will be 60 by 38 feet, eqUai to the auditorium The ning room is planned to accomo date from 100 to 150 persons, and "e new classrooms will take care of n additionaJ 100 students. Standard PRINTING l 9'n.2H0 S Fnt S LOUISVILLE iO UISV1LLE k Now Published Twice-A-Week Published Twice-a-Wcek In The County Seat Of Haywood County Many Methodists Hear Bishop Purcell Speak At Hayvood County Day Christian Unity Is Keynote Of Sunday Service At Junasluka Pointing out today's need for unity among Christians. Bishop Clare" "Pii rcolf bf'Ch a rlof le ,' 'prea ch - ed before an audience estimated between 7 and 900 people from the Lake Junaluska Assembly pul pit at the annual observance of Haywood County Day, Sunday morning. Dr. W. K. Greene, president of WofTord College, Spartanburg, de livered the principal address dur ing the afternoon. Dr. Walter West of Waynesville, presided during the morning service and R. L. Cole man of Canton, in the afternoon. All Methodist churches in the county were represented in the attendance, and visitors enjoyed a picnic on the grounds'at noon. Commenting on the fact that in the Christian calendar the date commemorated "Pentecost Sun day,'" which, coming fifty days after the Resurrection, celebrated the birthday of the Christian Church, Bishop Purcell called for a repetition of Pentecost in the life of the modern church. The church in this modern age he said. must achieve unity or perish. Using as a texr passage from Acts 2:1-8. the speaker related the Bible story of how the Apostles were "all with one accord in one place," and how "they were all filled with the Holy Ghost." "A common danger," he said, "had drawn them together and they were then held together by a deep sense of kinship. A common ex perience made them love one another; they had all seen the risen Lord; a common testimony made them one family; their witness was the resurrection. "The church of this modern day." he continued, "must have something of this sense of unity which always follows great dan gers, great experiences and great joys. "In this atomic age the church of Jesus Christ must realize its essential unity or perish. How can we Christians demand a UNITED NATIONS when we have never achieved a UNITED CHURCHES? We must set about realizing the principles of Jesus as the vertable law of life without which life can not continue in this world. "Pentecost today for Christians not only means a new spirit of unity but it means a new spirit of power. The promise of Jesus to His disciples, 'Ye shall receive power' was fulfilled on the day of Pentecost and the record shows that they received power to per form many mighty acts. Pentecost for today should mean that mil lions of people who are now only nominal Christians enjoy the pow er of ivictory over temptation and sin. 'Pentecost for today means a new spirit of courage among Chris tians. The disciples spoke the word of God with boldness. The trans formation which took place In tne (Continued on page 4) WAYNESVILLE, Local Hitch-Hikers Here's A Tip- The art of hitch-hiking was boosted to a new high in Way nesville last week. . A, w'eU-dcessed .yaung man standing out on the highway leading- east calmly faced on coming traffic to select the most promising prospects. When one that nirt with his approval approached hp rais ed his ric lit had in the usual gesture; then his left hand to spread in sisht a sign bear ing the word "Asheville." lip soon was riding nut of town. Although we can't claim to be original, the moral points out is that "It Pays to Adver tise." Parkway Tours To Begin Operations Saturday, June 15 Parkway Tour.i. owned by Hub Ruff, will begin operating June 15th, carrying passengers to all scenic points of interest in this entire section. Mr. Ruff recently bought a roll top 9-pas.sengcr Packard bus to make the trips, and said yesterday he plans to add two more to the fleet at an early date. Reservations are now being made through the Chamber of Com merce office, and plans are to make daily trips throughout the section. Mr. Ruff has operated a taxi ser vice here with a fleet of cars since 1939 For four years he served on the police force, resigning in order to dpvote full time lo the operation of the Patkway Tours He plans to do all the driving of the tour bus. and will explain all points of interest en route. Mr Ruff has a perfect traffic record, as he has never been in an accident. Brooklyn pitcher says women make good catchers. Yes. espec ially when hubby tries to slip home. 32 From Haywood Attend District Demonstration Thirty-two Haywood county home demonstration members with the home agents. Miss Mary Mar garet Smith and Miss Helen Smith, attended the annual meeting of the First District of the North Caro lina Federation of Home Demon stration Clubs which was held on last Friday at the Methodist church in Sylva, with Mrs. Henry Francis, member of the Francis Cove club of Haywood county, president, pre siding. Included in the district are the clubs from Jackson, Swain, Macon, Cherokee, Clay, Graham and Hay wood counties. At the business session at which - Every Tuesday At The Eastern Entrance Of N. C, TUESDAY, JUNE Foundation .22 Bullet Hits Henry Leopard Near Heart Everett Moody Out On $1,500 Bond, ' Following Sunday's Shooting Henry Leopard is alleged to have been shot near the heart by Everett Moody with a .22 rifle around 7:00 o'clock NundnyeVchihg as the for mer is said lo have entered the lattcr's home in the Hanging Dog section of the county. Leopard's condition was reported to be satis factory, according to a report from the Haywood County Hospital at the time The Mountaineer went to press. Moody and Leopard were re ported lo have had an argument about Ihe latter jumping on Thur niaii Moody, Everett's father, and the son is alleged to have told Leopard to keep his hands off his father. Leopard is reported to have fol lowed Moody lo his home, and Moody told him not to enter the house. Leopard is said to have defied Moody and dared him to shoot him assie made his way into the home, aittr which Moody fired at him. leopard was rushed to the Hay wood County Hospital where he is now a patient. After Leopard was removed to the hospital, Moody came into town and of his own accord gave him self up at the sherrif's office, stat ing the facts and conditions of the shooting. He made bond for $1,500 and the preliminary trial before the magistrate's court is pending the condition of Leopard. Belk-Iludson Buyers On New York Market H. Harrison and Mrs. Mary Hall, of Belk-Hudson Company, left Sat urday to join another group of buyers of the Belk Stores in New York for a week's buying trip of fall merchandise. They plan to return this week end An electric razor has its good points, but did you ever try to slice off a corn with one of the things? time reports of progress of Home Demonstration and 4-H clubs of each county were made, was held with Miss Anna C. Rowe. Western District agent, presenting Miss Ruth Current, state home demon stration agent. Miss Current spoke on the work done and the work yet to be done by the women of the district. She stressed the responsibility and ob jectives of the organization. Lunch was served after the morning session with special music by the Rev. Mark Osborne, Jr., of Cullowhee, followed by an after noon session which was devoted to special committee work. and Friday The Great Smoky Mountains National Park 11, 194S Increased Milk Prices Started On Saturday Producers Will Get 40 Cents Per Hundred More For Their Milk New milk prices went into effect here Saturday morning, as OPA granted a nation-wide price hike on dairy prices. Sweet milk prices advanced one cent a quart, half-pint bottles in creased a quarter of a cent. Quarts of cream are now four cents higher, and pint bottles in creased two cents. The half-pint went up one cent. Buttermilk advanced two cents per quart, and an eighth of a cent on the half-pint bottles. Choco late milk went up a half cent a quart and an eighth of a cent on half-pint bottles. The new increases means that producers will get 40 cents more per hundred, according to R. B. Davenport, district manager of Pet Dairy Products Company here. This is about a ten per cent in crease, as the former price paid producers was $4.05 per hundred, and thp new price Is $4.45. Mr Davenport said this Increase would mean several hundred dol lars additional each week for pro ducers. . M. Long Sells Building In Hendersonville The sale of Commercial building, Hendersonville's largest office structure, which houses the West side branch of the State Trust company, the telephone exchange and other offices for approximately $100,000 was made last week by J. M. Long to Lt. Charles Braz nell. The transfer of ihe property was made from J. M. Long and wife to Lt. Braznell, who is now serv ing in the Ordnance department of the U. S. Army, and son of Carl W. Braznell, of Hendersonville, plans to reside in Hendersonville following his discharge from the armed forces. Mr. Long, former prominent business man of Haywood county, original owner and operator of the Waynesville Country club, who left here two years ago to make his home in Hendersonville, bought the four-story building in Octo ber, 1945, for a sum reported at $93,000 from O. B. Crowcll and W. B. Hodges. The building is located at the corner of Main street and Fourth avenue, Hendersonville. Hardy Liner Farm Sold For $25,000 The Hardy Liner farm and equip ment on Dellwood road sold for $25,000 Monday morning at an auc tion sale conducted by Penny Brothers. Lots in Woolsey Heights were being auctioned as The Mountain eer went to press. L. E. Sims is owner of the property being sold. Overall Sale Nylons and butter have their followers . . . but in Waynesville it takes such as the one above, which began gathering by 7:00 a. m. Friday morning in front of Belk-Hudson 's. Some 750 people came to the store after its opening at 8:30, but since only 300 pair of overalls were on hand, Cecil Jennings, store manager, this working-man's wear before long Ingram, Skyland Studio. $3.00 In Advance In Haywood and Jackson Counties Vellco Shoe Company Is Ready To Expand Plant When Housing Improves To Have Opening L. E. SIMS, owner and manager of Sims Tire and Mat I cry Com pany, will hold their Imal opening of the recently completed plant and service station mi Wednesday. Skyland Studio phiilo. Sims Tiro And Battery Company Completes Plant Will Stage Formal Opening Wednesday, With Many Items Of Scarce Merchandise Sims Tire and Battery Company are staging their formal opening Wednesday, and celebrating by of fering many items nf scarce mer chandise in their household de partment. The firm is owned an operated by L. E. Sims Work has Ju l been completed on the service station of the firm, which is rated as Hie most modern in the area l e.itined in the sta tion, is a tiled lobby, with over stuffed furniture, radio, electric water cooler, ;md leading tables. The powder iimum and comfort rooms are also el spotless lile. and have every modern conven ience. In the basement of (lie firm is the modern I lie recapping plant, which is one nf the largest ill the state Recently new equipment was installed throughout in Hie plant, and increased production by a large percentage. Mr. Sims opened his business heie at the i in ner of Mam and Pigeon street., in 1940. He ex panded his hu in iind in No vember, 19(4, began building the present plant and service station He moved into the new place in July of last year, although the service station was partially com pleted. The staiiiui i. fully equipped, and has cvci modern piece of equipment, inclinlini; a .- team plant for cleaning i h i . i and motors of cars and Inn Ks. Mr. Willis has a special t tamed iew to look after i Continued on Page 4) 1 mm X : J I Draws Large Crowd Friday had to say "so sorry" to most of them. He expects another supply of which will help fill the need of those 49,500 People Live within 20 mile of Waynesville their ideal shopping center. 1 1 Acres Purchased For New Plant Site; Need Housing For Technicians In Plant "We would enlarge our plants and add on many additional em ployees if the local housing situa tion would permit us to bring in the technicians we would need." I Leo Weill, president of the Wellco I Shoe Corporation told The Moun taineer this week, following an ad dress Friday before the Rotary Club, in which he pointed out the steady growth of his firm in Way nesville. "Due to the lack of adequate? housing, we cannot bring in the technicians we would need if we would expand at this time. In fact, we are having difficulties getting living quarters for many key men already here," Mr. Weill explained. The firm recently purchased the former Erkraft building on Georgia Avenue, in Hazelwood, and have bought 1 1 acres across the highway rom the Dayton Rubber Manufac turing plant in Hazelwood, as a site for their proposed new plant. In his address before the Rotary Club last Friday, Mr. Weill said that 90 per cent of the 296 em ployees are women. The firm began operations here in March, 1911 with 16 people, and a payroll of $300 weekly. In Sep tember of the same year the plai;t was employing 120 people and mak ing 1,500 pairs of shoes a day, with a weekly payroll of $1,800. "Today there are 296 people em ployed, making an average of 5, 500 pairs of shoes daily, and a weekly payroll of $11,000," Mr. Weill said. "I am sure that with our future plans, in a few short years from now, our present figures of pro duction will be doubled to the bene fit of this entire section," Mr. Weill concluded. Mr. Weill traced the history of shoe manufacturing, and pointed out the increased national produc tion of shoes, showing that in 1902 the average person bought 2 93 pairs per year, and in 1940 this figure had increased to 3.06 pairs per year. The present rate of pro duction will exceed tlie 1940 level, speaker said, and every indication is that 500 million pairs of shoes and slippers will be made in this country in 1946. Wellco Shoes are made on hot electrical units, and are finished within one hour after they are started in the cutting room. Dur ing the war the firm produced about two million pairs of hospital slippers, in addition to a large volume of leggings. Revival At Richland Baptist Church Began On Sunday, the 9th A revival began on Susday. June the 9th, at the Richland Baptist church with Rev. Robert Harris, of West Asheville, in charge of the service. The meetings are held each night at 8 o'clock and visitors are welcome. an overall sale to bring out a crowd disappointed Friday. Photo by '

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