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The Kings Mountain herald. (Kings Mountain, N.C.) 18??-1974, December 22, 1971, Image 2

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vuyge ne Wednesday, December. 227, 1¥ Easleys Are Honored At Reception . | Given By Congregation On Sunday Rev. and Mrs, Charles Easley and.their family were honored by ! the congregation of St. Matthew's Lutheran church at a reception Sunday afternoon. Several hundred friends of the Easleys called hetween 3:30 and 5:30 to offer best wisheg to the family in their new pastorate ‘in Albemarle, The Easleys: will ‘be moving to Albemarle after Janu- ary 1. Members of the Crurch-Council assisted in receiving and. enter- taining. Mr. and Mrs. James Hern- don greeted Mr, and Mrs George Houser invit- ed them into the social hall ol the church where Mr. and Mrs Dan Finger introduced the re- ceiving line including Pastor and Mrs. Easley and their children; Charles Easley, Jr., Irelou Easley, Bill Easley, Penny Easley and Mrs. Easley's mother, Mrs, Bos sart. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Smith direct ed guests to the refreshment tar bles where Mrs. Tim Gladden, Mrs. Bob Wilson and Mrs. How- ard Lutz alternated at the tea service, Also assisZng and receiv ing were Mr. and Mrs. Jim Ly- brand, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Finger, Jr, and Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Kerns, Mr. and Mrs. Will Hern don and Mr. and Mrs. Jim Mc Ginnis presided at the and Mr. and Mrs. S. R. said goodbyes Christmas de register suber, Jr. rations in’ red, wtable ‘were overlaid irriving callers and swags, wreaths and red candles | in the windows were enhanced | by a green Christmas tree decked | with red bows and white lights. | The long refreshment table was | overlaid with red cloth and dee: | orated with fresh camellias. Two | round tables flanking the main | with gold | and silver cloths and - arranged | with. seven-branch - candelabras | set with red tapers, Party pick-ups | were served’ with Russian tea. Miss” Gussie Hufftetler . hand- | made the register at which guests were invited to register. | The congregation took the oc casion to present the Easleys a mahagony chest and tables with | accessory pieces of furniture. LANDSCAPING TIP The most important shrubs in your yard are those planted STORAGE TIP across the front of the huilding. | With few exceptions, these should be evergreens for year- round foliage. North Carolina State University extension hor- ticulturists say that there is a trend away from using flower beds in front of the foundation shrubs, | NOSING AHEAD Dasher? Dancer? Sahta’s most | famous reindeer today is Rudolph | the 8 green, gold and silver made a | of the red nose, from festive setting for the affair. Pine ' song by Johnny Marks. nn" Ar Tk I~ er £2 2 FROM YOUR COURTESY CAB COMPANY ADAMS & ORR Call Day or Night 739-9992 r——— 739-9901 Blessings May the heavenly Christmas Star shine upon us and lead us all to blessed peace. Grate- fully, we extend season's greetings. CITY NEWS COMPANY will be held in Raleigh | scientists who are helping to con N \ 1 : . '. In Mail | W. R. Phillips, director of the Winston-Salem Veterans Admin- istration regional office, said nearly one million checks mailed November 1st by VA carried a welcome reminder to the recip- ients that they were relieved of | some paperwork. | Phillips explained that PL 91- | 588, enacted last December; al- | lows the VA administrator to ex- | empt from filing annual income | questionnaises (IQ) those pen- | sionetrs 72 years old and older { who have heen on the rolls. dur- ing two conseautive years. | These pensioners include vet- | erans, widows, and parents re- ceiving dependency and indem- nity compensation (DIC) pay- ments from VA. Phillips pointed out that VA usually mails the questionnaires to pensioners with their Novem- ber 1 checks, but this year about half of the pensioners received notices that they wouldn't have to file IQs. However, it was stressed that even though they won't have to file IQs, these 72 year old pen- | sioners still must continue to re- port changes in income to VA. VA adjusts pension and DIC payments from infor on ob-| | tained from IQs, it was explain- ed. Pensions are paid, on the basis of need, to veterans total ly and permanently disabled from nonservice causes, and to widows and children of veterans who die of monservice causes. CELEBRATING THE BIRTH OF CHRIST IN SONG is a centuries-old tradition, as shown in the Christ- mas hymn above. The Latin hymn appears on a leaf from an illuminated Antiphonary of 15th- century Italy. now in the Library of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City (Gift of Louis L. Lorrillard, 1895). More familiar today is “joy to the World” above right, by the English hymnist isaac Watts, set to music by Handel. Song sheet by Hallmark. Pork Producers Meet Jan. 6-7 duct the conference. The first program topic is the marketing outlook for 1972. Unusually low The 16th annual lina Pork Producers North Caro- conference Thurs. day and Friday, Jan. 6 and 7 prices at times during 1971 and A Drodre a od | 2 low trend practically all year A program will he offered jo, have been predominate pork that “gets at” the major prob Rp . topics among farmers. lems of Tar Heel “ogmen dioring 3 the past year, according to North Clarolina State University animal: conference, which will be held at the Hilton Inn on Raleigh's Hillsborough St., will The annual t 1 lessinas | 5 A # an ® Chis Holy Season is :°% filled with many spiritual gifts. May you reap all of them. MYERS PRINTING COMPANY A medley of wishes are coming your way , .. to add to your collection on Christmas Day. Thank you for your loyal patronage. Kings Mountain Farm Center IN. C. Parents with limited income of veterans who die of service con- | nected disabilities may be eligi- | ble for Dependency and Indem- | nity Copensation. | (Phillips urged veterans, de- | pendents and survivors who | think they may be elilzible for | pension, DIC or other benefits | to contact their local VA office, | or loca] veterans service organ- | | ization representatives. | ~~ PropstRites = ~~ BAreConducted | Funeral riteg for Everette Clyde | Propst, of 406 E. Parker street, | | were held Saturday afternoon ‘at | { 2 p.m. from the Chapel of Harris | Funeral Home. | re PEC | Rev. N. C. Bush officiated at include a business meeting of the | the final rites and interment was Pork Producers Associa-! in the Mountain Rest cemetery. tion. The educational program| Mr. Propst died Wednesday. will feature some of the top pork He was the son of the late The-| industry experts in the U. S. | odore Gus Propst and Sarah Eliz | | abeth Quinn Propst, who survives. The banquet speaker Thurs-| day evening will he Dean J. E.| Legates, NCSU, 1 In addition to his mother, he | is survived by two sons, Everett | C. Propst of the U. S. Army, Red- | other keynote stone Arsenal, Alabama and Mike | Among the | speakers will be Norbert Brandt, Propst of Anadarko, Okla.; one | | Agriculture scientists and special- | | ple to give their country’s rulers | | Queen . Elizabeth | lange part of her wardrobe this a marketing specialist with the daughter, Mrs. Margaret Sims of | Midwest Livestock Producers As- Wichota Falls, Tex.; two broth- | sceiation, Francls Creek, Wis.; ers;Ponald L. Prepst of Honolulu, | Dr. Ray Sewell, director of live-| Hawaii and Gaither Propst of stock research for the Ralston Wheaton, Md.; three sisters, Mrs. Purina Co., St. Louis, Mo.: Erlin John Johnson of Lawton, OKla., Rothenberger, a farmer from | Ms. Calvin Payne of Kings Moun- Earl Las.| tain and Mrs. Faye Cooper of Frankfort, Ind.; Dr. { Ha : ley, director of research for| Eeimont and seven grandchild: Farmers Hybrid Co. Hampton, | ren. Ta, and Roy Keppy of the Na-| Mr. Propst was employed as a tional Pork Producers Council,| painting contractor. Davenport, Ia. Other speakers will include | NCSU and N. C. Department of UNDER THE PALM Some say the traditional Christ: | q | mas tree was once a palm with |12 parts, each part representing one of the 12 apostles. ists, DRESSING THE QUEEN CHOOSING THE LOG Ash was the wood chosen for some of the first Yule logs, be- | cause Christmas lore said that the | Christ child had been bathed and | dried before an ashvood fire. Once, it was dustomary for peo- | Christmas, and| I acquired a clothing for way, historians say. York Road Kings Mountain Phone 739-6503 THANK YOU FOR THE BUSINESS YOU HAVE GIVEN US THIS YEAR. MERRY CHRISTMAS And A HAPPY NEW YEAR Our enclosed, heated and air con- ditioned front porch will be ready for your comfort and convenience soon. Come see us for the best old fashion Bomburgers and hot dogs and dairy pro- ucts. ‘Nominations New Deacons ‘To Be Installed The Kings Mountain Jaycees | will again this year honor a| Boss of the Year, a Young Man, of the Year, and a Young Ediulca- | tor of the Year. The community elvirch nominates the Young Man of the “Mr: Year and the Young Educator of! Dp. Kenneth Davis will be or- the Year. The Boss of the Year| dained and installed as a dean is selected by the Jaycees. | for the class of 1974. Any person wishing to make! a nomination for Young Man of | R. Ragan Harper, Ji, Henry P, the Year or Young Educator of Neisler and Robert C. Southwell the Year may mail nominations | Will he installed as members of to Kings Mountain Jaycees, Box | the class of 1974. 303, Kings Mountain. Nominees | ? must be between the ages of 18 and 33. Winners will be honored at a banquet in January at which In Scandinavia, evergreens Lt. Gov. Pat Taylor will be the |stand for sadness. Gala ribbons Speaker. . - and papers, fruits and flowers, Jaycee project chairman is Vice colorful balls and candies are President John Mitchell. | preferred holiday decorations. ] aycees Seek ( rdination and - installation ( deacons will feature the Sunday morning worship cervice at 11 o'clock at First Presbyterian GREEN IS SAD We're 1inging up our good wishes « os joy plus peace plus love. The total is the best Christmas yet! We're grateful to all our patrons. HERMAN BLALOCK GROCERY EXOTIC PETS FOR CHRISTMAS $125.00 12.00 HONEY BEAR (Kinkajou) PRAIRIE DOGS MONKEYS 25.00 MYNAH BIRDS (Lesser Hill) 20.00 37.00 6.50 15.00 MYNAH BIRDS (Greater Hill) QUAKERS (Miniature Parrots) 3 TO 4 FOOT CHINESE DRAGONS (Iguana) 18 INCH BABY CHINESE DRAGONS (Iguana) 2.50 BABY ALLIAGERS (Caimen) 2.50 10-GALZ AQUARIUM SET-UP 9.90 STOCKING STUFFERS - Hamsters - Gerbils - Mice - Finches - Etc. 17 BREEDS RABBITS - 4 Lb. Midgets to 20 Lb. Giants 2.00 Up SMALL STOCK FARM SHELBY, N. C. HWY. 180 - Halfway between 7T4A and 150 at the Sign of THE RABBIT Open Mon. thru Sat. 1 to 8 PM. — Sun. 1 to 5 PM. {i : @ - i res tynes! HY - We VEaeALY, uw | 5 dy tm sea our goad wislies, coneere gratitude. L rte SL tet pnd WILLIE'S JEWELRY

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