May 20, 1927
HED AN OPEN FORUM
ON TUESDAY NIGHT
Discussion Was Made Concern
ing the New High School Site.
E. D. Broadhurst Presides
STERNE FOR CONE SITE
A Poll Was Taken as to How the Audi
ence Stood on the Location
of School Sites
The P>oar(l of Education of Greater
(freensboro listened to an open forum
discusftion concerning the new high
school site, Tuesday night, May 17, in
the county courthouse.
E. D. Broadhurst, chairman of the
board, presided and said that he held
no preference as to the location of the
new high school. John S. Michaux stat
ed his objection to a site three miles
from the city, and suggested that the
TTite property on Belelmeade street he
Sidney Stern favored the Cone site
adjoining the Stadium, and asked the
board to think seriously of accepting
Hie 40-acre gift. The Latham site was
again discussed, but this site has been
withdrawn. C. G. Wright and T. J.
Murphj^, prominent citizens of Greens
boro, spoke against the Scales site.
A poll was taken as to how the audi
ence stood on the location of school
sites. Ninety-four of those present op
posed the Scales site while only eighteen
favored it. Frank Blackwood made the
last talk. lie urged the board to con
sider the future and buy enough land.
Mr. Broadhurst thanked the audience
for its interest in the matter and said
that the school board would assume its
responsibility of selecting the site for
the high school.
Just preceding this discussion a site
was also considered for the Pomona
Mills school, but no site was definitely
By G. Todd
NINETY-ONE SENIORS WILL BE
GRADUATED FROM G.H.S. JUNE 3
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Hyams, Ruth Ann Heath, Minnie Her
man, Lorraine G. Keller, Dorothy E. II.
King, Mary Elizabeth King, Mary I^yon
Leak, Sarah Elizabeth Mendenhall, An
nie May Matlock, Annie Stroud Mann,
Edyth Inez Matlock, Thelma Louise
Miles, Emily Mae Murchison, Virginia
E. McKaughn, Dorothy Fields Miller.
Phyllis Alexander Penn, S. Malinda
Rankin, Evelyn Mae Rives, Matilda
Robinson, Esther Pauline Reele, Ihiul-
ine M. Stedman, Ruth II. Simpson, Mae
Sue Stack, Nell DeWitt Thurman, ATr-
ginia Tucker, Alartha ATrginia Talman,
Jessie L. Tate, Cynthia Norris A^aughn,
Sarah Catherine AATiarton, Mary Jane
AVharton, Alyra Louise AAdlkinson, Fan
nie Louise AVilson, Swanie Alae AATide,
John F. Allred, John F. Alison, Albert
Finley Atkisson, aAIrshall II. Barney,
John AYilliam Baxter Bason, Charles G.
Burgess, John AATlliam Campbell, Rob
ert Lee Caveness, James B. Clements,
Jr., Jack ITckens Coble, Richard C. Cox,
Enoch Stanley Eliott, Glenn D. Gurley,
Jr., John Alclver Gillespie, AAMyne K.
Hopkins, Frederick Thomas Jones, Earl
L. Johnson, Herbert AY. Jones, Herbert
Charles T. Alclver, AA^ylie Hampton
AIcGlamery, Jr., Raymond T. AleKei-
than, Beverly Cooper Aloore, Joe AY.
Alann, Jr., Robert Garland Paschal,
William Beall Pemberton, Alelvin Jud-
son Samuel, Ernest Alarshall Scarboro,
John G. Stone, Elbert Howard Samp
John P. Turner, Paul Cunningham
AA^imbish, Ernest Hughes AA^yche,
Charles Lloyd AA'yrick, Jr., AATllard G.
LOVE AS ’TIS IN G. H. S.
O’ course, I can’t lay no claims to
bein’ no expert about this deliket sub
ject, like Finley Atkisson, Bill Fife,
Elinor Glyn, AA^ill Rogers, Nina AYilcox
Putnam and Ralph Cook, but just like
Heebe and that Indian boy, I have saw
right much in my tender years of ob
servation. The reason I am not so up
to date is because, just like Charlie
Rives, I ain’t never went out much.
But since it is my dooty to get some
thin’ or other in this colyum every other
week, on general principles, I find it
necessary to take up this vital (luestion
and give it a airing.
I^ove is a wonderLil thing. I have
known fellers which was in love, but I
don’t get the above statement from
them. I get it from the magazines,
books, and funny papers. If I was to
t;die the felers of whom I speak an’ put
down their ideas above love, Airs. Ash
ford would kill this copy and half kill
me. It just ain’t fit for publication.
Love, in their nunds, rates as an in
stitution along with Sing-Sing, Greens-
boor High School, and work.
J’he way it all starts, some boy which
wears his wide pants to school,
t)unches another one an’ says, “AA"ho is
that black-headed girl with blue eyes
an’ a mole on her left-hand ear?”
‘’Oh! Her? That is Alolly Cucumber
—‘her old man runs a bakery.”
The boy approaches and, assuming a
silly aspect, says, “Goo-hoo, Coo-coo.”
The girl happens not to be poetic, but
she finishes out the rime with eyes
which says, “Goo-goo.”
And so, it starts—love for the first
five minutes and seventeen seconds is
grand. After that, doubt enters the
mind of each party concerned, and the
thing nearly gets on the rocks, but
everything is made hotsy-totsy again
through a fuss over which is most to
blame, both of them wanting to take it
all. And yet they say love is unselfish.
iTien the inevitable third party, en
ters. The boj' catches the girl makin’
“goo-goo” eyes at another, and after a
gnashin’ of teeth and threats at bloody
murder, libel, larcenj’, double-parking,
and speeding, things turn out right
again when he finds it was only her
brother an’ she was makin’ signs for
him not to tell her mama that she was
An’ so it goes; there ain’t no happi
ness in love exceptin’ in books, maga
zines and College Humors. I pity all
the boj’s in love—Nina AVilcox Butnam
pities the girls—and I pity myself, be
cause I’m right in the thick of the
Let me tell you somethin’ I have seen
somewhere about love. It fits in with
(1) Love is blind; (2) Love is an
institution, and (3) Therefore, Love is
an institution for the blind.
OF GRADED SCHOOL
Board Authorizes Purchase of
25 Acres on West Mar
OPEN MEETING PLANNED
Collins Land to Be Used for New Gram
mar School—Just off Elam
TAKES FIRST PLACE
Typist Contest at Memorial
Hall, University of N. C.
on May 7
68 PARTICIPANTS ENTER
The board of education of the Great
er Greensboro school district on Alay 17
authorized the purchase of between 20
and 25 acres of what is known as the
Collins land on AA^est Alarket street
from Air. A. AI. Scales. This school site
it intended for a grammar school and
is just west of Elam avenue.
Tile board discussed the proposed
high school site and decided to hold a
public meeting on the matter in the
Council Chamber of the Alunicipal
building Tuesday evening, Alay 17, at
The AA^inston-Salem Hi typists took
first place in the second year team con
test and a Charlotte Hi contestant took
the first prize for the initial year writer
i nthe contest held in Alemorial Hall at
the University of North Carolina on
Alay 7, at !) o’clock.
A total of 08 participants were en
tered and eight schools were repre
sented. The schools were Asheville,
AATnston, Alt. Airy, Raleigh, Charlotte,
Newton, Durliam, and Greensboro.
0. The board has under considera
tion the purchase of about 130 acres of
land from Air. Scales, which was his
old home site. This site has been dis
cussed at variout times and at the last
meeting of the board several weeks ago
a committee was appointed to negotiate
for its purchase. The board decided to
give the public a chance to express their
opinions for or against the purchase.
“Look at my hair!”
“I can’t keep my hair up.'’
“I wish I had another hairpin
keep this piece up.”
“How long is your hair now?”
It isn’t a beauty shop, only the fuss
made by G. H. S. flapjiers who are
growing long hair.
“AIj^ heart leaps up vrhen I held
A rainbow in the sky—”
I jump, I turn, I feel my neck.
It looks so like my tie.
—Tulctj Review, Chicago, III.
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-for fountain pens
-for gifts of silver or of |
-for luatch repairing
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CITY RALLY HELD BY GIRL
SCOUTS AT AYCOCK SCHOOL
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all the troops were awarded second
class badges. Eighteen scouts were in
vested as tenderfoot scouts.
After the awards were made, Aliss
Thelma Linton, AYinston-Salem girl
scout director, made an address. Then
Alary Lyon Leak introduced the senior-
troop of the IT-esbyterian church. These
girls, with scouts from the other troops,
then presented “Camp of Our Dreams.”
After this the judges announced troop
one as the winners of the evening. The
award was made according to the num
ber of points won since January and
the number of scouts in the troop.
Folowing this an exhibit of scout
work was arrayed in the school halls.
Nature work, dresses and other handi
work were on exhibit.
Lady: “I gave you a piece of pie
last week and you’ve been sending your
friends here ever since.”
Tramp: “You’re nustaken, lady.
Them's my enemies !”—Tattler.
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THE AIEAT BOY’kS LOVE
I never sausage eyes as thine.
And if you’ll butcher hand in mine.
And liver round me every day,
AA'e’ll seek some ham-let far away,
AAM’d meat life’s frown with life's
And cleaver road to happiness.
—West High Tatter, Des Aloines, la.
IF YOUTH BUT KNEAV
THAT AVHICH AIEN FOR
THEMSLVES MUST LEARN
THAT faith in some one, or some thing,,
THAT sincerity is essential to intellec
THAT one act does not establish a
habit, but its repetition does.
THAT we are but a composite group
of our habits.
THAT character is the truth of a man.
THAT nothing will pay that is not
THAT “duty” means to do in the best
possible way the thing that lies near
THAT duty daily performed invites
peace of mind.
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Spring Is Here
and So Is the
Ask Dad to see
the Pilot Agent
and find out what
the plan is.
GREENSBORO, N. C.
A. W. McAlister, President