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Vol. 19. No. 22.
TJuplinFarmers Plan Another
nn i : . . ti t, i m. f.:v r t . t
i our w est i oivitssoMrim june
l By L P. Weeks e ,
County Agent - t
,x An educational four is being plan
i ned for Duplin County, farmers
V which will take the group as far
4 Cf T Aula Ha rPk.
; will leave Kenansvllle at 6:30 a.m.
j chartered bus, and return Sunday,
i June 15. , '
' The first Stop will be In Durham
to visit a modern cigarette factory.
After lunch in Greensboro, a beef
cattle. farm in Iredell county will
be visited. Monday night will b
spent in Asheville. 7
j Tuesday, the T.V.A. area of Ten
nessee, including a stop at Norris
.4 Dam.' .Tuesday night will be spent
, in Lexington, Ky where a race
i p horse farm will be visited on Wed-'
nesaay morning., f ollowing luncn
, Yes, no doubt about It, the guy
: was clever. He had found a way.
i to hide the whiskey he had for
; sale, safely so he thought But
I. he failed to take into account the
, wisdom of the deputies. On Sunday
f afternoon, Deputies Oscar Houston
and Oliver Home accompanied by
William Evans , of the Magnolia
Police Force searched the house
of Willie, M. C.-Cummings In Tin
City. There wasn't any non-Tax
paid whiskey in sight But the of-
jr' xicvrs coiuinca q Knur, xuaaen
ww the whiskey 12 quarts and 7
pints of It The Owner was charg
d with having it -in his possession
; ior ine purpose -or sale, and be was
-: brought to tte Jail Jn KensnsvlUt
. where he was released on bond.
Tuesday afternoon, the Sheriffs
Office made a raid In Magnolia
Township about 1 mile . east - of
Newkirk Mill Pond. The officers
wen the Sheriff, Ralph Miller, and
his Deputies, Oscar Houston, Gor
man Powell and R. M. Byrd.. They
I found a still of the submarine type
; with a wooden top and copper bot-
torn of SO gallon capacity. They
- also found 400 gallons of mash. The
still was not in operation at the
(time of the raid. ,
ion Junior Base
mere will be an exhihitimn nnu
, baturday night at 8 o'clock in tee
, Warsaw niau- park between the
American Legion Junior Base Ball
! team and the Wilmington team: The
j Duplin Juniors will play Wilmmg
; ton a return game in Wilmington
i - RalelKh:- Msv "24-i-The .nv '41.
i brltton strawberrv vacietv rAbauH
j last December by the ' U, S. De
jpartment of Agriculture and the
.North Carolina Experiment Sta
tion, is showing up well in its per-
lurouun xnis season, reports G. C.
jKllngbell, horticultural specialist
'for the State College Extension
" Service.".' 4 .- x v ,: -
J 'All growers visited state that
1 "Jy re well pleased with the new
.berry,' says KlingbeU. The JV1-
r button Is, I believe, far superior
w ny oiner strawoerry grown at
'present in North Carolina.'
J Uniformity of fruit, color, and
' Jr., V '"I
.L Vr eiU j! j. ' 1 .
are Brvu$ wiii -s
In Korea. ; ;
tie arr i j
1 and is serv- -
" '-x of 4
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;U 0 : j buO Li Guu3 S
Wednesday in Vlncennes, Ind. a
large corn and hog farm will be
visited,, and from there, the group
will go on to St. Louis to spent
Wednesday night,.' Thursday, the
group will be the guest of the
Purins'Mills near St. Louis, study
ing the Various feeding experiments
on all types of livestock Thursday
night will be spent again in St.
Louis, leaving there Friday morn
ing to go down the Mississippi Val
ley, and on into Nashville, Tenr
nessee. We will stop at a farm and
historical points of Interest near
Nashville, where we will spend
Friday night On Saturday, we will
return to Asheville, stopping at
scenic points along the way. After
spending the night in Asheville,
the group will . return home jn
Sunday, arriving in Kenansvllle at
Visif s Times
Albert Outlaw, Register of Deeds,
who is in the race to succeed him
self, came to the Times office this
week and told us Wt he is now
going to his 'office eaeh day.: Mr.
Outlaw wast in good' strits, cheer
fully tell ins that his do. tor says he
feels. sure he wilt soon- be shift, to
get hack in the office foe full time
CFl I hniffi 6c-fs
Job In Wilmington
John Monds of Wallace, local
manager for. Carolina Power and
Light Company in the Wallace-War
saw area, has been transferred to
Wilmington in the position of line
foreman. The change Was announc
ed today by A. F. Jones, vice presi
dent. .'!; '
. Acting Ss temnorarv local mana
ger in tne Wallace-Warsaw area is
i. w. joauitsDy of Whlteville. ,
Bailers To Play
ui .ui t . ...
be made for admission hut .nr,i
donation will be taken for support
ui me team, ine puDUC is urged
to turn; out and Show the Duplin
Juniors they are backing them 100
per uent. it u De great fun. too.
quality are outstanding favorable
points of the Albritton, i fas adds.
Indications are that the berry will
produce over an extended season.
The Albritton also aDnears verv
promising for home gardeners, ac
cording to Kiingoeu. it appears to
lend itself very well to growing
in the bill system, and It probably
will soon be the leading variety for
home gardens in . eastern North.
Carolina.' 'i . .. .
Klingbell cautions that there will
not be a large number of Albritton
Plants, available this year, and in
terested persons should make ar
rangements to obtain plants as soon
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s i r to ( '
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"'vt r -or s are fat he hM r
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approxlmately'4:00.p. m. For those
who are interested in major league
baseball, there will be a game in
St Louis on Wednesday and Thurs
day nights. This trip has. been
planned, at the request of several
of those who went on (he Pennsyl
vania tour last summer and found
it very educational by 'seeing what
farmers are doing In other sectons
of the country. The approxmately
cost per person for this tour is
$74.00, this will- include transpor
tation, hotel , rooms,, and meals. ' ;
Any farmer, businessman, or any-
ose else, is invited to Join the group
on this tour. In order to arrange
transportation for an accurate num
ber, each person going should mail
or bring a $30.00 deposit to the
County Agent's Office by Monday,
June 2. -
Warsaw P. M.
Washington The Senate his
confirmed President Truman's
nomination of, these .four North
James B. Darden of Clinton;
John K. Reeves, Hot Springs; Rob
ert T. Simmons, Koseboro, ana
Fred J. Baers, Warsaw. ' : '
f IXitas Enjoy
Approxlrflltely'Tnfty members of
the B. F. Grady Future Homemak
ers of America enjoyed a day of
fun at White Lake Saturday, May
24. Chaperoning the group were
Mrs. l.C. Smith, Mrs. Perry Grady,
chapter mothers; Mrs. J. D. Grady.
Miss Mary Ann Grady, Mr. Emmett
Rogers, and Miss Thelma Dilday,
chapter advisor. ;
Harvey A. Harrell . )
Harvey Alonza Harrell, 35, died
suddenly of a heart attack Sunday
night at his home in Beulaville. He
was a veteran of World War Two,
having served as a paratrooper.
Funeral services were 'held at his
home in Beulaville Tuesday after
noon at 3 o'clock by the Rev. Luther
J. Potter, Free Will Baptist minis
ter of Sneads ferry.; interment was
in the Golden Grove cemetery in
Kenansville. Company M, 119th
Infantry of the Warsaw National
Guard will conduct the graveside
services. He is survived by his wife
the former Dorothy Ketchside of
Warsaw; two children, Joe Lyn
wood and Faith, all of the home:
two brothers, R. C. .Harrell andl
Edgar Earl Harrell, both of Beula-
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KENANSVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA, THURSDAY, MAY
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; Elwood Kennedy of Beulaville,
W. L. Miller, Jr.. and A. R. Mercer
of Hallsvllle Community received
the highest honor in scouting at a
Court of : Honor Tuesday nigut,
By Sam Hayter
The 7 Eagle . presentation - cere-
mnnv TnmmAxv nleht in the Beu-
lllaville school auditorium was un
ions and impressive. Iff the touuy
darkened auditorium a single can
dle was; I't t the backoft the au-
9..Haytex. contmaslrjiif Troopj
47, Haiisvuie acung as gume, in
the three candidates for the Eagle.
Award to the center of, the stage
at front These,, were received by
Mr. Bill Hewitt Scout Field Execu
tive, who instructed that there
also be brought to the, front the
parents of the three candidates.
These were brought forward by
Bobby Miller, Eagle Scout of Troop
47, using the light of the same can
dle. All having taken their places
Mr. Hewitt received the single
light and spoke briefly on the ob
ligations a scout has in regards to
their duty toward God. He tnen lit
a large candle symbolic of duty
toward God as found in the Scout
Oath, and also lite candle for each
of the four parts of the Scout Law
related to this. The initial candle
was passed to the Rev. Jerry New
bold, Scoutmaster of Troop 20 Wal
lace, who spoke briefly on the ob
ligations a scout has in regards
to their duty toward others. He
then lit a large candle symbolic
of duty towards others as found
in the Scout Oath, and also a
candle for each of thet four parts of
the Scout Law related to this. The
inuiai canuie was again passea
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School Auditorium. This is the
first; time that - three boys from
the same troop- have received this
high award at one time. They are
May 27. at the Beulaville High
CoulavCok ImpressiVe Signf
Slate Renews 4-H
twly to 'iooii atdellghtful to I
eaVcan well describe the appetiz
ing dishes vprepared in the 4-H
Dairy Foeds Demonstration pro-
gram, wmstr nas neeji. renewea
to MR Dwignt Caster,Scoutmaster
of Troop 3S, Wallace, who spoke
briefly ofl the obligations a scout
has in regards to their duty toward
themselves.; He then lit a large can
dle symbolic of duty towards them
selves as tyund in the Scout Oath,
and also a candle for each of the
four parts of the Scout Law related
to tills. - The initial light was pass
ed back to the guide, the Rev. J. T.
Hayter, who spoke briefly on the
spirit of Scouting, and the symbolic
meaning of the Eagle badge it
self. '.;.; y
In keeping with the usual tradi
tion the, Eagle .Badge was first
given to the another of the scout
who, m turit, pinned it upon the
uniform of her son. Each scout
then pinned a corsage of a red
carnation' upon his mother,, and
pinned to his father a silver minia
ture of the Eagle Badge.
Following a. few words of con
gratulations from Mr. Hewitt, the
three new Eagle Scouts repeated
together thMVScout Oath, and the
program wasVClosed with the bugle
notes of TkpS being heard across
the silent darkness of the auditor
ium. Into Carolina . Market
v I i
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. 'w' ; t'.ale that the quality has been off this .
i f c y v-'-'er, spider infeMatloa and tan '
...a U., cl tiie trawberrles it is impossible to '
r"e. Ifce price of the growers has ranged
i 11 err ' psr quart.
SUBSCRIPTION KATE: 8:00 per year la Daplin and adjoinh
coonUes; $4.00 oatside this area in N. C; $5.00 outside N. C.
Pre - Election Activities In Duplin
Are Reported To Be Quiet
members of Troop No. 47 of Halls
ville, sponsored by the Hallsviile
Presbyterian Church, the Reverend
J. T. Hayter, Jr., is the scout mast
by the State Club office for this
vear. About 400.000 -ti'ers
throughout the country are learning!
the art of making new and better
dairy dishes and desserts. This
includes lusdbus ice cream, tapio
ca " puddings, strawberry cheese
pies, orange sherbets - and even
creamy candles all high in food
June, which is national dairy
month, points up the importance
of dairying and dairy foods. Spec
ial attention Is being given to dairy
demonstrations. The young home'
makers and farmers, individually
and in teams, are carefully work
ing out each step in the prepara
tion of dairy dishes, and demon
strating them to others. They are
learning by doing the watchword
of all 4-H'ers.
Achievements of 4-H members
in dairy foods demonstrations are
being encouraged through awards
provided by the Carnation Com
pany. County winners receive
medals, while a 17-jewel wrist
watch is awarded on the state level
to the high individual and each
member of the high team. Eight
trips to National Club Congress in
Chicago next November are pre
sented to the fortunate national
This program is conducted under
the supervision of the Cooperative
Extension Service and the National
Funeral services for George E.
(Buck) Jones, 50, of J300 Dixie
Trail, Raleigh, who died at his
home on Sunday night following a
heart attack, were held Tuesday
afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the
Yopp Huneral Home ichnpel in
Wilmington and burial followed in
Oakdale Cemetery there. The Rev.
Graham Eubanks, pastor of Fair
mont Methodist Church in Raleign
officiated, assisted! by the Rev.
Frank Hall, pastor of Pearsall Mem
orial Presbyterian Church of Wil
mington. Pallbearers Steve Wall,
J. O. Holt, Bailey Rich, Gilbert
Clark, Hugh Martin and J. B. Gour
lay. Heads of the various divisions
in the State Department of Agricul
ture served as honorary pallbear
ers. Mr. Jones was a vegetable and
fruit marketing specialist In the
State Department of Agriculture.
He was a 1927 graduate of State
College and for a number of years
served as county farm agent in Ken
ansville. He went to Raleigh about
three years ago from Bridgeton, N.
J. Surviving are his wife Mrs. Hel
en Foster Jones ;two sons; George I
Edward Jones, Jr., and Richard
Foster Jones, both of the home; a
daughter, Mary Carol Jones of the
home; and Ms mother, Mrs. E. K.
Jones of Castle Hayne.
Joe Wallace Is
' Is i letter received'' Wednesday
morning by the Times, from Con
gressman Graham Harden he an
nounced the appointment of Joe
B. Wallace of Kenansvllle as acting
post master to succeed J. L. Wil
liams who retires on June 30th.
Mr. Wallace will take over his
new duties on July 1st. it is report
ed. In Mr. Barden's letter he
stated that a competive examination
will be set up for all applicants
for the position as permanent
Duplin Boy Scout
The Duplin Scout Court of Honor
in Beulaville Tuesday night was
presided over by Mr. Bill Hewitt.
Scout Field Executive, who opened
the program by presenting a color
guard bearing the "American flag,
and leading the entire group in
the saying of the pledge of alle
giance to the American flag and
the singing of America.
Mr. Hewitt had several announce
ments of interest to make, among
which was one saying that largest
advance enrollment in the history
of Camp Tuscarora has already
been made. Following the an
nouncements Mr. Hewitt, with the
assistance of the scoutmasters from
the county, presented the awards
for advancement in the scouting
program which, had been earned
by the boys.
Troop 85, Wallace, had the lar
gest number of awards to be pre
sented. They were; Tenderfot,
Jesse Hilliard; Second Class, Ru
pert Edwards, Harold Cottle, Ira
Mobley; First Class, Jimmy Blake,
Bob Hursey, Turner Rivenbark,
Willie Piner, Larry Howell, Ed
ward Johnston, Carroll Teachey,
Franklin Teachey; Star, Spunky
Teachey; Life, Bill Rivenbark, Da
vid Worsley; MSrit Badges, Arthur
Harper; Camping, Cooking, Wray
Carlton; Farm Home & Its Plan
ning, Dog Care, Poultry Keeping,
Farm Home & Its Planning; Harry
Powell Reading, Gardening, Wood
Carving, Firemanship; Spunky
Teachey Reading, Farm Home &
Its Planning, Pathfinding; George
Worsley Poultry Keeping, Farm
Home & Its Planning, Reading,
Wood Carving; David Worsley
Poultry Keeping; Bill Rivenbark-- j
Safety, Farm Home & Its Plan-1
Grady Senior Suffers Lung Collapse
While On Washm In Hospital
Glenn Smith of Smith Township,
a 1952 graduate of B. F. Grady
High School .was taken critically
ill while on. a sightseeing trip to
Washington, D. C with his class,:
last week. . He underwent an op-!
oration for the collapse of a. lung
Thursday night, .and is getting
along as well as could be expected.
His parents'. Mr. and Mrs: Bryant
snutn and sis brother, Mr. Bryant
Smith, Jr, and Mrs. Smith, left
ior wasnington immediately upon
receipt of the news of his illness.
He has undergone 'several blood
transfusions and Drs. ,y he will
recover, but it wiU U t a Jong time.
PRICE TEN CENTS
Saturday is the day. As Duplin
approaches 1952 Primary election,
reports from all parts of the coun
ty say that politics is being discus
sed less than in any election in re
cent years. Not too heavy a vote is
anticipated and activities on elec
tion day are expected to be unus
Topping the list of candidates to
be voted on will be the candidates
for governor; W. M. Umstead, Hu
bert Olive and Manley R. Dunaway.
Four are in the race for Lt. Gover
nor ,Roy Rowe of Burgaw, Luther
Hodges, Marshall Kurfees and Ben
J. McDonald. For associate justice
of the supreme court are: Itimous
Valentine, Oscar O. Efird, R. Hunt
Parker and Wm. H. Bobbitt. For
Insurance commissioner: Waldo C.
Cheek and John N. Frederick.
So much for the state officers.
In the county races the fight for
member of house of representative
is taking the high spot with Robert
M. Carr, incumbent, seeking re
election. He is opposed by J. S.
Blair. Wallace business man aad
Mitchell Britt, Warsaw attorney.
In the race for Register of Deeds
Albert Outlaw, incumbent, is seek
ing reelection. He is being opposed
by Mrs. Christine Williams of Al-
bertson and Walter Whaley of
Beulaville. Two places for county
commissioner are being contested.
Emmett Kelly of Glisson and Dur
ham Grady of Albertson are seek
ing the seat held by the present
chairman Preston Wells who is not
seeking reelection. In the Third
district incumbent Arthur Kenne
dy Is fighting it out with Leon
Brown of Lyman.
'For membership on the board of
education Wm. (Bill) Dail of Chin
quapin is opposing Lemmuel Wil
liams of near Chinquapin. They
are seeking the seat held by Ches
ley Williams who is retiring.
The following are in tne race ior
justices of the peace and town
ship constables in their respective
ball wicks. , Justices of the peace
C. B. Sitterson, Roy Sltterson, Ru
dolph Hasty, P. R. Stephens, and
W. F. Williamson, KtansvUle; L.
R. Brown, Wallace; A. E. Williams,
Chinduapin; J. L. Oates, Faison;
Hlx Bradshaw, Rose Hill, and T. J.
Thomas, Warsaw and Gordon Mul
Township Contables; R. M. Byrd,
Faison; Paul Lee, Albertson, A. R.
Marley, Robert J. Hursey, Wallace;
and W. W. Evans, Magnolia; John
Butts, Rock Fish, R. E. Fields and
Dallas F. Jones, Rose HiU; W. B.
Kissner, Magnolia; J. D. Smith,
Beulaville; Robert Blackburn, Jr.,
ning, Reading; Turner Rivenbark
First Aid, Public Health.
Troop 45, Rose Hill: Tenderfoot
Worth Cotton, Jr., Jerry Hender
son, Howard Cottle, Jr., waoe
Henderson, Marvin Teachey, Jr.,
Jimmy Robinson, George Scott
Murray, Dan Alderman, Jr., Sec
ond Class Dan Fussell, Jr., Au
brey Fussell, Elwyn Murray, James
Fussell, Larry Brown, James Carr,
Erchey Lanier, BilTie Brown.
Troop 47, Hallsviile; Second Class
Tommy Murray; Star A. F.
Shaw; Eagle Bronze Palm Bobby
Miller; Merit Badges: Harry Deane
Brather Home Repairs, Public
Speaking; A. F. Shaw Life Sav
ing, Swimming; James Robert Gra
dy Public Speaking; Elmo Ken
nedyPublic Speaking; W. J. Tho
mas Public Speaking; Nick Bos
tic Public Speaking.
Troop 20, Warsaw Tenderfoot
James West; Merit Badges: Deams
Polockj Mu:ic, Personal Health;
Bobby Lanier Personal Health,
First Aid; Jerry Davis Home Re
pairs; Freddie Revelle Public
Troop 41, Outlaw's Bridge: Sec
ond Class Conrad Jones, Merit
Badges: Gerald Simmons Farm
Home & Its Planning, Farm Lay
out & Building Arrangement, Beef
Production, Corn Farming; Conrad
Jones Carpentry, Corn Farming;
Poultry Keeping, Wood Turning.
Troop 50; Kenansville: Tender
footOliver VestaL Randall Brown,
Ben Williamson; Merit Badges:
Jimmy Wayne Stroud Hog & Beef
Production, Poultry Keeping, Home
Troop 40, B. F. Grady: Tender
footBenny Rogers. c
THERE'S A DIFFERENCE
Women have considerable moral
sense when they don't love a man.
Mighty little when they do. With
a' man; it's the opposite. ' If he
doesn't care for a girl, he's with-
out scruples. -If he does care, he '
is likely to develop a moral code :
only , the. angels can live up to.
' A woman worries about the fa-'
ture until she gets a husband while
a man never worries about the
futuss until he gets a wife.
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