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The Perquimans weekly. (Hertford, Perquimans Co., N.C.) 1934-current, October 21, 1960, Image 1

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P1 "1 "; .- 1 ill - 11 Hertford, Perqmman3 County, JNoith Carolina, Friday, October 21. 1960. 6 Cents Per Ccrr. Central PTAIfeo -4 Eighteen Cases On Reports,, At, ; ,Fi Recorder's Court; hp'' r .... rj. K!::;';o: 1.1 it-Xl i i.r:,-,..,T., t s. 1 'j ' ! : i i 4 !!i' W ... ,j ' w r i.. i. ii r . n i , i 4! k FAIIHn ECL The head and shoulders of an 81-foot ltatue o deposed South Korean President Syngman Rhea :r, are lowered to earth in Seoul. The city government decided 1 to dismantlq the iatue of Rhee, now u exile in tha ban Vietnam Aiiie's tabilising Nation fif JAMES A. avman r,Iijeaving Hong . Kong, our Christian World. Seminar group flew- southward to Saigon, in South Vietnam. , We landed in tha vmidst of ,a gentle drizzle, typical of. the monsoon season Which had begun in Southeast Asia io bring xelief from the hot winds and scorching supuf Most Americans couWnt even 'tell' you the location of Saigon, , but more Of their tax money ha? gonej to thip capital inthe form vi roreiKJi am .umii w wy -!- in , the. world excejtt i Korea. Cl Yietndnij; drttierly, 1 jajart of yrettcH-'lhdoChino, 'is onfy six years old. The nation was born , in 1954 when, after nine years of fighting, a cease-fire was ef- fected which gave the Communirj j"s the northern half of Indo- yaina. viewam is long, nar- MWf land bordered by China on , the?north, the kingdoms of Laos not vamoooia on wie wepi ana xnekaoum t-nrna aea on we 'r ' ; me entire country was en-: s gulfed in economic and poetical : during the recent : visit of Pre chaos and the Communists ex-imier Khrushchev, i . ' i ' t pecfed to take South Vietnam in' , : ..., , a sfjort time., Guerrilla Warfare1 The New ..York Yankees re- v continued throughout the IaAd' v and,:!pitched battles were fought tin tJic ptrpm nf tnia nitv. . T ' Amillion . refugees poured into this, delta region, fleeing from the Communist-held' North. : In an effort to stabilize. this goy-r ; eminent?; and. hold" the i lines against further encroachments of the t Communists, tha" United' eiaw uas urarppurin money, intoftthis country at an average ratal of 400' miUion doUars a ""( ! i ' -i " - . while visiting irt" foreign coun--.Without - .American ,-nid, there fftiiowin. rnhan Is hot a chance that Vietnam could have survived as a free and' independent nation. . But witlji '-American economic and technical aid, President Ngo Dink " 'poni- "(iT T.hre a ' ; r-ri- d: ',an "bf e presi ..'e State tf i t t .s ci i'.ih'v I-.-. 9 :PT Kir - Wi: Mr? ,-'T rec K I r at a meeting , iiii, . Other t are. i r s. J 1 this jnce prize, i by"MiS, ' nt of the r cc Aid For Factor In This Week's I Headlines , With the general election only days away,, Senator John Ken nedy and Ve President Richard WiVon are. itecnine Ud the oace ot? theiicaAftfiQglitf-for "'"the Presidency. Ptflls continue to 'show' neither tandidate with a . commanding lead. Rather,- the polls are predicting a close race .between the two 5 candidates, Man v 'r,.tA : . , undecided as to their choice, ARnnrinllv in suph nivntnl ntatca as New -York, Michigan- and California. Unlted Nations this week unanimously adopted a resolution urging all nations to take con- structive stens to arhleve world . peace. This acti0n, it is 'belieVi ed, will help cement the divi. slon among UN- nations resulting ;from the Communist attempt to take command of UN operations leased their ... manager, ' Casey Stengel, Tuesday as had; been predicted by several sportswfit ers during the -y World Series. Stengel told newsmen . he v'was fired as part of "the . Yankee plan to rebuilding he organization acquiring more young men 'into the baseball club. - , , . . " xhe U." S. State Department has warned American citizens to stay out of internal disputes Ition of three U. S. citizens con- victed of taking part in a revolt against Fidel Castro. The. King Street School PTA held its .October mepting Mon day night , In the . school audi-1 torium. Former ,vice .nresideht Theodore Feltqn, nresided.. The election of .officers, (or this '-term was cqropleted an! era, as; foIJ ,ows President: Mrs. Da...y j Per kins; vice president,'. Johnnie Collins; sec-etary, Mrs. -Estelle r. Hon;- assistant secretary, Mrs. ' me Mae Rodgers; treasurer, 3, Mary Holley, and chaplain, Frrn'i. Johnson. ' i' ' C ! Ja s,-(forTnpr presi d -nt, was pii.J for his ser ' k c' 'nil? his 4 yc -s ss presi- ' l-s ' ? r le - to The. , ParentTTeaohBrl ,Associa Man ol Perquimans' County Ceh-i .'..- . .. . . . l tri" , wamraar ocnooi , ncux ' ne, r?t ''meeting of the , Current school, year, Monday evening R, o clock in the school audi torium with the president, Mrs. ilarold White presiding. The PTA song ,was used as the open ing number with Mrs. v Paul Webb accompanist. Mrs. White ?ave a heart .welcome to the new parents and brought greet ings to the former members of the association. ' . 11 . ,'Mrs. Elwood Nowell was rec ognized,; she introduced A. E. Barefoot, who gave the devo tional, gathering his thoughts from Proverbs, chapter 20,. 6th verse, ii, He stressed the need in rearing children in the way they should go and. when . they are old . they will not, depart. He closed his meditation with pray er. M " , Mrs. ' Tildon Whitehurst gave la report on the Parent-Teacher Institute that was , held , in Greensboro June 27-30. f ' , During the ' business . session the, minutes of the May meet - 'ing were approved as read; also the minutes of the Executive Committee meeting ' which was held Scytember IS. i Thomas Mastor. presented the faculty; welcoming Mrs. Ann Nowell, 7th grade teacher. He also extended a hearty welcome for the , parents - to visit the classrooms. Mrs White recognized the oth er officers and named the stand ing committees for the year; al so offered any assistance she could give to each isomraittee. The treasurer, ; Ernest Sutton, reported a balance of $259.86. - Mrs. t Thomas Chappell, chair man of' . the ; ways and means committee,' Spoke briefly on the Hallowecif" carnival and ba'l games",thatar-fe. be held m the neap future. ' Mrs. White announced that if anyone had any item of news, please give it' to Mrs. Harris, publication chairman, Mrs. Ernest - Sutton, cook- book chairman, announced 1 that ' she had ' cook books for sale 1 and they could be purchased at the conclusion - of the -meeting. Mrs. White recognized J. T. Biggers, Supt. of Schools, who spoke on the bond issue. He stated some figures that he felt were important to know and showed ' some slides 1 of the crowded - conditions - in some classrooms. ; . Leo Ambrose told of the forming of a motorcade on November 7 to stress the need of voting YES to the bond issue.; ' ' . ' ' . '. Mrs. Ned Nixon," hospitality chairman,, gave an attendance re port that 90S registered, with Mrs.; Mary White's room being in first place, Mrs. Atha Tun ' 1 Continued on Page 3 Jaycees Urge , ' Public To Vote Hertford Junior Chamber of Commerce has Joined other Jay cee organizations throughout the nation in a ;"Get Out the Vote' campaign for the November gen era! election, ' .. The local ' Jaycee unit issued an appeal today to all eligible voters in Perquimans County to see , that : each is- registered - in the registration books and to be sure to vote on November 8. , W. A. White, speaking for the Hertford Jaycees, said "too few of us ' take time to vote in the general elections 'and our nation has a. very low "number of bal lots cast 'in comparison tdflte large ' number of voters. I He urges all voters of - the county' to cast ballots on November 8. fc? Here Cinday, :Gii3S' Less. in-. Hertford firemen . were called to 106 W. GruLb Street to- a house owned "by Sam Hourmou- zis, about 4 o'ek ek Sunday af ternoon to extnmish a blaze which had start-: i in one of the bedrooms. Firemen reported a matt.ess and bed were destroyed and the room damaged - by the smoke. Loss was estimated at tr-i. ' . . e f ,e " i ? f's-st r"port- ujh Vi'ft'" T I J lil' J i . : r- -1 tt rTirwi' i , 20rr.-8jsUr.";r; :j rs.ltCHf3f MftillW-' 11 UIU5 liUiTCKU J II Members of, the Parpn't-Teach-er Association of the -Hertford Gj-ammar ' School and "Central Grammar School are now' acting as subscription agents foi The Perquimans Weekly, seeking re newals to your .home town newspaper, and will continue this drive to raise funds for the next three weeks. . The groups are Working inde pendently of each other, ,in a drive to . help raise ' funds for school esuioment "suallv fifn ished by PTA. The' Perquim ans . Weekly is' paying ; , each group a substantial commission on all subscriptions sbld $ bnd subscribers who renew their sub scriptions through the PTA will be helping the local schools', and at the same time they are pay l,ng Ior their home newsRSRer ' for another year. Mrs. Charles E. White is di recting the campaign for Hert ford Grammar School, while Mrs. Thomas Chappel) is direct ing the Central Grammar School drive, :-' - ' 'y ' ' All subscriptions taken by the PTA will be marked up at the end of. the present expiration of the subscribers. .Thus if a sub, scribcr's paper expires January 1. the renewal ' riven', n PTA member will run,, from January to .January the flowing year. Likewise, : subscriptiohs that have already expired will, be J 1 1- '. . It- ! 1 ' uorai uol-h. iu uie original vex piration date. ' i. Each street in Hertford ,'anr' each community in the county ing renewal subscriptions and subscribers are urged to co operate by -giving their renewals to the solicitors calling at th individual home. No notices of expiration wil. be sent to subscribers foljowinr the; close of the PTA I drive However, : subscriptions '' whicl have expired by that time wil be discontinued. If you have not renewed your subscription as yet, do so to day through a member of the PTA. . " Fod Services llf'cnfejFor Funeral services for Mrs. Sal lie Matthews- Benton, 92, wht died Saturday morning at 4:2( at her home: on Route 3, follow ing a long illness, were conduct ed Monday afternoon at -2:30 in the Woodland Methodist Church by. the Rev; Dan Meadows, pas tor. ,'Will The Circle Be Unbrok en" and "I Won't Have To Cros. Jordan Alone" were sung by Mrs. Ruth Benton and Miss Ka Benton, accompanied by Miss Ann Benton, pianist The caskel pall was made, of white mums white glads and fern. Pallbearers, grandsons of Mrs Benton, - were Jimmy Benton Floyd Benton, Lewis Harrell Willie Saunders, Jr., Lawrence Benton and John Marvin Ben ton. " ' Burial followed ' in Cedarwood Cemetery.- i 1 - r, Mrs. Benton, amative of Gate? County, had lived -'an " Route three most of her life. Y'She was the, widow, of George- 'B. ' Ben. ton and daughter 6f the late William and , Sarah 'CulJ iogs ; Matthews. She' -was a member of t h e " Woodlands iMethodist Church.' . .-s.f ir.j.'t. Surviving are five daughters, Mrs. J. L, 'Harrell of St. Brides, Va., Mrs. Carson Jordan Of Win fall, Mrs. Elmer Wood, Mr' W, J. Saunders and Mrs. Clyde Rus sell of Route three, Hertford; six sons, Elmer Benton of New port News, Va., Percy Benton of Drivers, Va., Asbery Benton of IT i f.,Ik, Va. " Wallace Benton of " 1, Fla., Chrsde renton of -ee Hertford and .Ed ""T. .. 1 " i irT m nm rmnmiw in. ' VERY HIGH FASHION This moon suit is being tested at - Republic Aviation's space laboratory in Long Island. The aluminum garb would weigh only a few pounds on low 'gravity moon. Tripod drops down to permit astronaut to rest on a small seat inside. Indians Score Win Over Williamston Play Aces Friday Hold ll'oveen Party October 31 Mrs. James A. Auman gave a Tiost inspiring devotion to begin the 19B0 Parent.Tpnrhpr A ition. Mr RohPrt HollnwPll president, presided'-' wer - the business meeting. At the rec ymmendation -' of . the executive jaard the PTA voted to spon ior a Scout Halloween party and f he Perquimans Weekly sub icription . drive. Bobby Elliott, , jnance chairman, presented the i960 budget which the PTA ap (roved. Mrs. Charles E. White (ave a report oh The Perquim ins Weekly drive; Mrs. ;. Keith Jaskett. en the meeting of the 'erquimans : County Better School Committee. J. T. Biggers jave ' a report and explanation l the school ' bond election. rs. Walter Edwards gave a re port on the District 9 PTA Con 'erence held" in Columbia. Following a welsome extended lo new paren.s and - tealhers by Miss Thelma Elliott, an . invita tion was given jto visih the rlass rooms. Miss' Louise Chalk's irst grade won the room count. It . was also announced - thai he Hertford PTA Halloween larty will be held on Monday, tober 31, between the hours tt 5 and 8 o'clock at the school. Refreshments will be sold and ill kinds of games will be play jd for the entertainment of the children. v .' . . A social hour honoring new teachers and new parents was 'leld'in the library following the meeting. Punch, cookies and nints were served. Mrs. Lester Simpson presided over the punch jowl. . Fall flowers and pump cins decorated the library. Bank Directors In Meeting Here .Following a custom of hold ng directors meetings In vari- ous areas in which operations ire 'Conducted,' directors of the "eoples: Bank & Trust ' Com wy, Rocky Mount, held their October meeting in Hertford on last Wednesday. i " Following the meeting, held in the local Peoples Bank & Trust Company, the directors were en tertained with a boat trip to Harvey Point and tour of the Don 'Juan .Manufacturing Com- .The directors enjoyed an oy-",,u ster roast which was held at 6 P. M., at. the Albemarle Chemi cal Company. BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Roger son -announce .- the birth of a diughteri ' Sylvi "Ann,1 brti Oc- ' 13-T.t Albemarle KtfrpitaE tJs'O.eljrnr ' 'H'f-i i ;! rtt v. ' .i. , ok n . ' B00Sby ?ek I 5'7 V'Ctry over Williamston last Friday night, the Perquimans Ind.ans have been undergoing strenuous nronarotinne t-t tUmn nnmml r,r" "V . a battle with . Edenton's Aces which will take p lace Friday night on Memorial Field in Hert- - . ' , , Edenton will be rated the fav- onte in this game by virtue of its present undefeated record and an average of more than 30 I po,ntsf eim s"The nteht will be the last home game of he season for Perquimans and, i large crowd ol lans is expect-1 ed to turn out for this meeting oetweeh the old rivals. The victory over Williamston a bateau neckline, puffed elbow was climaxed by a 95 yard length sleeves and a very fu" touchdown run by Waldo Wins- J gathered skirt accented by a ow, Perquimans linesman, who. waist cummerbund. A match intercepted a Green Wave pass I ing bandeau of taffeta and rib in the Perquimans five yardlbon was worn in the hair and line and outran the Williamston she carried a single long stem earn for a score. Donald Madre also thrilled the crowd when he broke through the Williamston lefense for a 60 yard touch lown run. Perquimans gained two first downs . during the first period but neither team showed much T , Y cil T )t iu . ."of the honor attendant. They . v. a Tii j " carried a single long stem yel- of the second period Madre, on ,, J . . . , ' low mum. a fake reverse, meed 60 yaHs for a TD to put Perquimans out , Kenneth Miller was best man in front by a score of 6-0, , (rhis son. Ushers were Archie After an exchange of punts, Miller, brother of the bride Perquimans recovered a W.l- room' Ja MyerS of Durham liafnston fumble on the Green brother -of -the bride, W. W. Wave -8-yard lihe. Matthews White Jr., of Hertford and Lloyd drove .to the fivp '' and - Madre scored (his second ' TP Mon the next play to give the Indians a 12-0 lead. The Indians made the score 19-0 when , Chappell caueht a oass from Nixon, good for 25 vards and raced over the goal 'ine shortly before the end of hp hall. , . Williamston, completely ' out olayed during the first half, bounced back in the third quar ter rollintf up three firstdowns tn Pprnmmana iwn ann crnrpH !fa nnlir TTt ta Koll Damn t The Green - Wave tally came on 1 sustained march by the Wil li amston backfield with.. Revels md Sessoms making nice runs. Williamsjnn , moved, . to the '.one ''ri line- but ,a penalty put the hall back on. the . six.,- Sessoms then passed to -.Wynne, for the score and conversion. .' Williamston opened upi with itUair aek'ih'ih'efinal' quar ter whijjh'Jpifpved-jdisastrdus to the Green Wave.:; After movjng deep into Perquimans - territory on passes, , Winslow. - broke up "r 'u'' V,UKU u,c final score 25-7. : BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT . Mr. and Mrs. F. Carroll Hur dle of Tallahassee, ;,Fla.; an nounce .the sbirth of their first child, a son, Jeffrey Carroll, born Saturday, October 15, ' at Tsllabassefe , Memorial ' Hospital. 'Mrs. Hurdle' is. the rotmer :3Alsi RfWtv. Cttx. daurter Cf LIr, and iii. 'tom Cox. fe:3 EMysrs VedslVlMCIsr Hertford Methodist Church was the scene of a lovely wed ding on Saturday, October 15, at 4 o'clock in the afternoon when Miss Glennje Earl Myers, daughter of Mis. Louie DpI Mwl hers and the late Mr. Myers, was united in marriage with William Ray Miller, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Winslow Miller of Winfall. The Rev. James A. Auman, the bride's pastor, performed the service using the double ring ceremony. The church was beautifully decorated with ferns, palms, cathedral candles and baskets of white gladioli, mums and white pom-pom chrysanthemums. Prior to the ceremony a pro gram of wedding music was played by Miss Caroline Wright, church organist. She also ac companied Mrs. Eugene poyce, soloist, who sang "Because," "At Dawning" and as a benediction "The Wedding Prayer." The bride, given in marriage by her uncle, Dawson C. Dail of Grifton, was lovely in a gown of white duchess bridal satin. Tne emP're bodice was designed with a portrait neckline ap- pliqued with seed , 8r g diver, beadi The i0g sleeveS ended in weddi ... the nands- The , very, bouffant skirt was accented by , front incess e, d xtended from a point in thc- a chape train. Her three-tiered veji 0f pure silk French illu- sion was attached to half crown 0f seed ncarls. She carried hpr nurse's prayer book topped with white oicWd and white satin strpanwrs tiprf in 1rra Irnnfe Mrs. Earlie L. Goodwin, Jr., thp hriHp's Bit..r woe honor. She wore a floor length gown of tangerine taffeta with bronze mum. Bridesmaids were Miss Zil phia Dail of Grifton, cousin of the bride, and Miss Gloria Mil ler of Winfall, sister of the bridegroom. They wore gowns of moss green taffeta and head dresses styled identical to that TOWn m JMuaoein- vny. For her daughter's wedding the bride's mother wore an af ternoon dress of moss green lace over taffeta piped in satin with a matching leaf hat and other accessories of black. A corsage (Continued on Page Three) The field representative of Southern Pilgrim College, locat ed at ;Kernersville, is' to ' visit Bagley Swamp Pilgrim Church in interest of the college this Sunday evening, October 23, at 7 o'clock. 'The representative will "be. ac companied by the college quar tet. They will be in charge of the' regular ' evening service. There will be a time Of.sing spiration, songs by the quartet and a lecture by the field rep resentative telling V the many Ways Southern Pilgrim College is helping to prepare young peo ple for their future. The col lege has many graduates in all walks of life in all parts of the world. ' 1 The '.Bagley Swamp Pilgrim Church has four young, people attending there, this year,. "They are Miss Eldene ' Winslow, Miss Eleanor Mae Lane", Jimmia Mor gan nd Douglas; Winslow..-'C, '' T?je publle is Invited ;to this, ts'rvic,' "'" Special Service At Pilgrim Church .Traffic cases made up most of the docket in Perquimans Re-- ' corder's Court here Tuesday' ; wh.en 18 eases were disposed of -during the session presided dver 'f by Judge Chas. E. Johnson.!' . Fined for speeding, after each had submitted to charges were: ' Thomas Donahue $25, Dorcie Hood $25, Wilbert James $25, i James Harper $25. MacDonaM Dunbar, Jr., $25, Louis : Bello ' $27, Robert Gilden $25 and Rob- ert Schorr $25. Costs of court were taxed against Oliver Elliott and Georg 1 Armstrong, Negro, each having 1 submitted to charges of failing to observe a stop sign. , William Morrisette and Carlton Owens submitted to charges of driving drunk and each paid p fine of $10 and costs.- Graham Taylor, also charged with driv ing drunk, requested a jury trial and this Case was set upon the docket of the superior court: James Perry, Negro, pleaded guilty to driving with improper : lights.. He was ordered to pay a fine of $15 pnd costs or serve 30 days in jai.. A bond posted by Johnnie Jones, alias Wesley Foreman, Wp am urn. nMlo..J : . s when Foreman failed to appear in court to answer to charges of possessing and transporting liquor. Minnie Taylor, Negro, paid the ! court costs on a charge of tail-' ing to see intended movements of her car could be made in safety. , ' i ' ' A fins of $25 and custs Were: taxprt 'aaatnet Tt-n., ITaUnM XT. .. gro, who submitted to a charge7 of driving without a license. ' Fines of ; $2 . and , costs were' levied against George Butler, James Chapman, Negro, and , Eleck Watson, Negro, after each piccnicuunij; wo emerges ,oj De ing drunk.-. - s Everett Funeral ere rmng William . Edward Everett,, 52, died Sunday afternoon at 2:15 at his home, 514 Pennsylvan.a Avenue, following an illness of' a year. A native and life-long' resident of Hertford, he was the son of Mrs. Neva Cannon EvV erett and the late John Edward Everett. ..A members", of the Hertford Baptist Church, he was formerly employed at Cannon'i Cleaners. , . ' , . t Surviving, besides his mother, are two sisters, Mrs. Jack Ka- ' noy of Hertford and Mrs. Mel yin Wright of Elizabeth City; one niece, Miss Ann Wright, tmi one nephew, Mel Wright, both -of Elizabeth City. Conducted H iuesaayf.10 Funeral services were con ducted Tuesday morning atS 10:30 in the chapel of the Swin dell Funeral Home b.7 the Rev. Norman Harris, pastor of the'. Hertford Baptist Church. v , Members of the ' Baptist- Church Choir sang "Rock of, Aees", accompanied by Mrs. J: -Ellie White, organist. The cas-, ket pall ( was made of red and" " white tarnations an fern. Pallbearers were G. Reginald Tucker, Jessie Lee Harris, J., Kelly - White, Francis Nixcn, Marshall Owens and J. H. Towa., ' Burial Was in Cedarwood Cemetery:.;' ' !; ! . Lisbon WHorht To Visit Holy Trinity At the 11 A. M.i service Sun day. October 23. the Rt Rev. Thomas H. Wright,-- bishop of. 1 the Diocese of a East Carolina," will ; make ".his annual : visit,r preach and? administer the. , rament of -. Confirmatioa This month Bishop Wright observed ; Vie 15th anniversary of his can.' secration to the bishopric, He . has many friends in ' this die cese who are nop. members of ' 1 the Episcopal Church but who like to visit the church - when: he makes his visitations. -y . After the service there will be a coffee hour in the parish and. the lnr, veslry and irwrn. ber$. of i. .t T ' ' ' : vi'.a 1 frieJ3 to r ' i v';j r 1 1' 3 ,

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