OCTtNAL-PATRIOT P' ite. wmm 'iM, Jl Oittle Pf4«cttoi> Up* Uncton, Oct. 18. — The of «&tUj and production crop* are becoming a i*frtLpor» .nt factor In North irofina agricultare. j Sister Kills Brother Raleigh. Oct. 18. — Howard Crider, 32, was shot to death here late tonight and his younger Bister, bliss Blanche Crider, 28, ^iras b^ng held in jail pending •B iBTestigatlon of the slaying. XXX, Nd^ 5 open Bonus Drive Sunday 'W^diington, Oct. 18. — The jnegtoan Legion will start its ^bckBus-drive with a mass ,, _ at Ashland, Ky., next r^Bday. 2 Distmguished Edocaton ?TiU Address Meeting Of Nortiiwest Carolina Teach* era To Be Held In Greens boro October 25 Run Over By Truck ' Charlotte, Oct. 19.—Bonnie Dell Hood, eight, of Fort Mill, S. C., was killed instantly here ^ejlday by a truck as she was ^Sbssing the street with her un cle. H. W. Hood, of Charlotte. Tliree Die In Auto Norfolk, Va., Oct. 18.—Three persons—two men and a woman —died last night in the plunge of their automobile through the en draw of the Centerville, spike bridge into the Albe- e-Chesapeake eana',. VeggS Take Ij«rge Sum High Point, Oct. 20.—Taking advantage of an hour’s absence of the occupants, yeggs tonight entered the home of Eric Old ham, local watchmaker, at 1403 E Green street, cracked a sate and escaped with $1,500. Killed .In Plane lYash Mason, O., Oct. IS.—O. K. Bevins, former air-mail '^ilot, tried too late to dodge a tower ing radio antenna that loomed up in fog before him today, clipped the tower with a wing of his plane, and crashed to death in a barnyard nearby. Greensboro.—Two distinguish ed educators will be among the speakers at the convention of the northwestern district of the North Carolina Education Asso ciation which is to be held Fri day, October 25 at Woman’s college of the University of North Carolina, Dr. Thomas H. Briggs, pro fessor of secondary education at Columbia university, and Mr. Willard W. Beatty, superinten dent of schools at Bronxville, N. Y., who is also president of the Progressive Education Associ ation will each speak twice. Miss Ruth Fitzgerald of the department of education at the Woman’s college, is president of the northwestern district and be the presiding officer at the general association sessions. Tlie general theme of the conven tion is “Enrichment of Life Through Education.” Dr. W. C. Jackson, dean of ad ministration at Woman’s college, will give the address of wel come at the first general meet ing. which is scheduled for 10: o’clock Friday morning ill Ay- oock auditorium. |p.Ail Washington.—A view of the imposing twenty million dollar home of the United States supreme court, the Corinthian marble temple erected by the government to house the justices. At its formal opening this week it was dedicated to the philosophy of equal justice tinder law. Most r^lmnges Inside Detroit.—Without restoring to ' customary and so-called "radical changes’’ in yearly automobile design, manufacturers are using every known refinement, safety- irvice, riding and driving com- >rf to attract buyers for their 36 lines. Cook Hearing 1$ Continued Here Defense Allowed Until This Afternoon To Tender Further Evidence 'dSfinn Down By .\uto Rocty Mount, Oct. 19.—Ruth "^Ann Sutton, four-year-old daugh ter of M. R. Sutton, local rail road employe, died in a hospital ^re early tonight of injuries ^stained when run down by an automobile said to have been driven by D. J. Rose, prominent Rocky Mount contractor. But the Cat Came Back Goldsboro. Oct. 19.—A black cat that belonged to Mrs. J. Frank .Meinnis. of Goldsboro, ■was given to someone in New Bern, about 75 miles southeast of Goldsboro, five months ago. ad Friday morning was found the back door of the McInnls lome in Goldsboro. David Cook, charged with the murder of John Robinson at the Boone Trail Storage on October 12, was given a hearing Friday afternoon before Mayor R. T. -McNeill. • -r * Cook was remanded to jail in Wilkesboro until this afternoon until which time the hearing is to be continued. The continuance was granted on motion of the de fense, who asked that they might have time to produce additional evidence. Cook killed Robinson in a fight and pleads self defense, saying that Robinson assaulted him with a knife and inflicted mlnoi’ wounds before he fatally attack ed him with a chair. Xicero Steps Out’ Tomorrow Night Musical Revue To Be Present ed By North Wilkesboro P.-T. Association Sees Black rprlsiug Capetown. Union of South Africa, Oct. 18.—Gen. Jan Chris tian Smuts, minister of justice of the Union of South Africa, assert ed today “the anne.xation of Ethiopia or its domination by a , great European power will mean training of one of the biggest |d B»ost dangerous black armi s world has ever seen” ll^iids New Deal Costs ’IBlIahassee, Fla., Oct. 18.— ^ongreesman Millard Caldwell, jcrat of Florida, speaking at a testimonial dinner in behalf, today said “the New iDeal has been forced to spend aoney, not for the New Deal, for the blunders of the old ^Held In Wreck Case New Bern, Oct. 19—Earl Clev- ,r24, of Vanceboro, is under 8,000 bond for his appearance ere October 2 8. at a joint hear- ig before Mayor W. C. Chad- Ick and Coroner Mack Hen- arson to answer to a charge of ckless driving that caused the geaths of Miss Alice L. Waters, of New Bern, and Harold eBay Burney, 23, of Vance- ^ro.'They sustained fatal in- at 'Vanceboro late last jbt after Clevel’s automobile gd overturned in striking a It, SMITH, GUMP kTOR, IS KILLED sy Smith, the famous car- who bad been drawing h« Gumps’’ for years, was kill- to an automobile collision In [>is Sunday. B. McNeill Dead •■McNeill. 74-year-old res- the Ferguson commun- ^ Balnrday morning. Fu- ^ tmiinoa were. irchlwdny- Tuesday night, eight o’clock, is the time and the North Wilkes boro school auditorium is the place for the presentation of ‘Ci cero Steps Out’, a musical revue to be presented under the spon sorship of the local Parent-Teach er .Association. The cast of ten principal char acters was chosen from the out standing dramatic talent in North W’ilkesboro. Rehearsals have been in progress for a week under the instructions of a competent and experienced director. Several choruses support the main cast and dance to such popular music as “In a Little Gypsy Tea Room,” “Lady in Red,’’ “About a Quarter ”Til Nine” and other delightful num bers. Profits from this presentation will be used by the P.-T. A. in promoting many of its worthy school activities and it is hoped that a large crowd will be pres ent to enjoy a full evening’s en tertainment. The admission charges are 10 and 25’ cents. Detailed Results of Farm Census In Wilkes County Shown In Report * Summary of Farming Industry In 1935 Compared With Report of the Regular Census Taken in 1930 In a news dispatch from Washington to The Journal-Patriot re sults of the farm census taken early in 1935 are given. The report also includes figures on farm acreage and production from the decennial census in 1930. making it easy for comparison to be made. In order that the people of the county may know what the census shews the report is being published below in full. For 1935 inventory items are for January 1 and production items for 1934. For 1930 in ventory items are for April 1 and production items for the calendar year 1934. FARMS, FARM ACREAGE Census AND VALUE of 1935 Number of farms 5.630 Farms operated by— Full owners - . Part owners Managers All tenants Croppers Value of farms (land and build ings) — $7,894301 Average value per farm $1,402 Average value per acre" — $21.17 All land in farms, acres 372,849 Average acreage per farm —■ 66.2 FARM LAND ACCORDING TO USE (ACRES) 3,707 643 4 1.276 356 Census of 1930 5,125 3,447 385 12 1,081 323 $11,205,766 $2,186 $30.63 365,790 71.4 Crop land harvested 67,865 66,552 Crop failure *’ — 765 1,225 Crop land idle or fallow — 16.080 16,686 Plowable pasture 22,326 22,342 Woodland pasv ■; 31,499 27,964 Other pasture ■ -• 16.553 16,283 Woodland not pastured - 187.016 181,645 All other land in farms .30.745 3433 NUMBER OF LIVESTOCK ON FARMS Horses and colts * * 1.348 1,515 Mules and mule colts 2,194 2,366 Cattle 15,278 11.012 Cows and heifers 2 years old and 10.1.34 7,168 Sheep and lambs 450 ■994 Hogs and pigs 6.997 7,775 SELECTED CROPS HARVESTED “ Corn for all purposes, acres 37,796 37.074 Corn for grain, acres 37,575 3€,865 bushels —•— 590.696 657,860 Wheat threshed, acres 9,899 1134 bushels — - — 91,086 91,800 Oats threshed, acres 319 305 bushels 5,288 3,925 Oats cut and fed untreshed, acres 418 323 Barley threshed, acres 28 1#1 bushels - — — — 380 2.198 Rye threshed, acres 6,842 6,741 bushels 40,461 34,701 Tobacco, acres ^ 744 1,106 pounds — 487,398 893.399 Irish potatoes, acres — 1,216 1,308 bushels —— 77,437 104,607 Sweet potatoes, acres 822 606 bushels ■—— 81,200 51,738 All hay, and sorghum for forage. acres — 5,796 3.538 tons —-— 5.440 4.413 Two Hatcheries Take Majori ty of Premiums On Rocks and Leghorns Chickens from Wilkes flocks took practically all major, prem iums on barred rocks and seven premiums on white leghorns in the North Carolina State Pair, which closed Saturday In Ra leigh. The chickens were exhibited by the Wilkes Hatchery and the Blue Ridge Hatchery and took m^e premiupis than chickens from any othfer county in the state. James Pennell, who carried the exhibits to the fair from the Blue Ridge Hatchery, reported the following premiums taken by chickens entered by that firm; Exhibition barred rocks—first on cockerel, first old pen. Light barred rocks—first old pen, third young pen, second and fourth pullet, second cockerel. Utility rocks—first and third hen, first pullet. Utility leghorns—second and third cockerel, first and second pullet, first old pen and a prem ium on a hen. •C. C. Gamhill. who exhibited for the Wilkes Hatchery, report ed winning the following prera- iiims: Exhibition barred rocks—first cockerel, first pullet. Utility rocks—first and sec ond cockerel and sweepstakes in class, first and second cock, sec ond and third hen, second and third pullet, first and second old pen, first young pen. White rocks—first old pen, first and second young pen. Wilkes Apples Win Brushy Mountain ^rchardists upheld the reputation of their fruit by taking practically all the major premiums in the greatest-apple show ever as sembled in the state. A detailed list of the winnings was not avail able today. Com Winner Again Wilkes 4-H corn club members made a clean sweep with Wilkes County White by taking the county exhibit premiums, first on individual exhibits and sweep stakes. Grandmotli^r Of M. G. Biijltiier Dies Funeral .Service EWr Aged Lady Held Sunday Afternoon At ^ East Bend Church Rev. Lennie Lyons Is Killed By Tree Engineers Here To Begin Work On Highway 16 Report From Gnla.x, Va., Says state highway engineers *The acreage of crop failure does not represent the total acreage of crops which failed, but only the acreage of land in crops which failed on which no other crop was harvested in 1934. ** Excludes animals under 3 months of age April 1, 1930. ^ ‘'Excluding fruits, vegetables and the various annual legumes enumerated, which will be published later. GREENSBORO CLUB TO MEET ON FRIDAY NIGHT He Was Killed By Acci dent Near Edmunds A news dispatch from Galax, Va., Saturday stated that Rev. Lennie Lyons, of Dehart, died In a hospital there that day from injury received when he was hit by a tree. Although details of the acci dent were lacking in the meagre report, it was stated that Rev. Mr. Lyons was cutting a tree near Edmunds. N. C., when it fell and-struck him in the head. He was a Baptist minister and was 6# years of age. i, Brame, Kearney, Hubbard, Lentz and Southall have located here and are ready to begin work on highway 16 from Wllbar to the Ashe county line ae soon as the contractor arrives to start con struction. Ii is estimated that almost a year will be required to grade and gravel the 7 1-2 miles of road which tne contract calls for. A splendid surrey has been made •n^ the new roAd'-wRl W ono of the best crossing th«.rtna R^e. The Greensboro College Alum nae Club will meet in postponed meeting on Friday night, Octob er 25, eight o’clock, at the home of Mrs. C. S. Sink. All members are requested to be present. GilberT^eeler Was Driving Truck In Fatal Accident Gilbert Wheeler, of the Peak Creek community, was driver of the truck that ran over and killed Lancelot Lee Farrington on high way 18 neAr McOrady TuMday afterttoon. It was erroneously re ported borne.’ -/f'”. Mrs. .Martha Elizabeth Butner, 84. grandmother of M. G. But ner, of this city, passed away at the home of her granddaughter. Mrs. T. A. Truelove, 902 Ter race street, Greensboro Saturday evening after an illness of ten days. Her death was attributed to a complication of diseases caused by old age. •Mrs. Butner was a native of Surry county but moved to East Bend in 1870 and to Greens boro in 1934 to make her home with her granddaughter. She was a member of the East Bend Baptist church for 65 years, having transferred her membership to that church from the Bear Shoals Baptist church where she was a member. Her husband. William H. Butner, passed away in 1911. She is survived by six grand children: Mrs. T. A. Truelove, of Greensboro; Mrs. Vfeal G. Huff, of Santa Barbara, Calif.; Cole man W. Butner, East Bend; Francis Butner, East Bend; M. G. Butner, North Wilkesboro, and Elmer S. Butner, of Moline, 111. Mr. and Mrs. M. G. Butner and family attended the funeral service, wliich was held Sunday afternoon at East Bend Baptist church. Mountain Lions Show Up Well In Game Here Friday Play Mghting Game To Hold Oherr>'viIle Eleven To Three Touchdowns New York . . . Police say that Mrs. John Creighton (above), has confessed to helping In the arsenic poisoning of Mrs. E. C. Applegate because "she was too fat” and threatened to expose Mr. Applegate’s intimacy with Mrs. Creighton’s 15 year old daughter. Thoromix Sales Rights Sold To Charlotte Man Gilliajn-Stroud, Inc., Drink Mixer To Be Handled On Royalty Basis Gllliam-Stroud. local corpor ation engaged in the manufac ture and distribution of Thoro mix, a drink mixer invention, last week sold the sales rights on that product to I. D. Blumenthall, of Charlotte. Blumenthall is known through out the nation as one of the out standing salesmen of the present era and it is freely predicted that he will successfully handle the sales of Thoromix, which has gained considerable favor since it was placed on the market a few years ago. ^He plans an ex tensive advertising program and will have representatives through out the country. W. A. Stroud and W. A. Mc- Niel, of Gilliam^troud. Inc., went to Charlotte Tuesday to con- sumate the deal, which involved several thousand dollars. The sales rights were sold on a roy alty basis. Push Work On Hospital Here Hope To Have Modem Build ing Ready For Occupancy Sometime Next Month Foster and Allen, local con tractors, have been taking ad vantage of fair weather during the past few weeks to go forward with work on the new building for The Wilkes Hospital. The contract cans lor comple tion of the edifice about the mid dle of nexf month, and, although much work remains to be done, it is going forward as rapidly as possible. The hospital is being erected according to latest plans endors ed by medical authorities and will be one of the most modern and up to date buildings in this part of the state. Fireproof ma terials are being used through out In order to provide the ut most in safety. The new build ing will contain about 30 rooms. W. R. McHara Iris' Couneel WflkesalirAt,^.™, ..r .. . W. R. McHargu^ toiai^i^prL‘fy lupervlsor of the dlctrtot oftlce in Statesville, ' has ■ besa. named resettlement anpArrlMr. for WllkM and Alexander cotm- tlee, It was announced Here to day from the office of W. R.'- Seckler, supervisor for the north-'; western district, which Is com posed of 14 counties. Mr. McHargue, who has al ready entered upon his duties,* has had long experience in deal ing with rural people and is 'wdl fitted for the position. He will head the work of the resettle ment administration in the two counties. Miss Iris Couneel, formerly of High Point, has been appointed home economist for Wilkes and Alexander. She will be in charge of home management and plan ning for tho families on resettle ment projects. The resettlement administra tion is successor to the rural re habilitation corporation and will continue the placing ol farm families from poor and rundown farms on resettlement projects, where they will be given an op portunity to engage in farming on a planned scale that is calcu lated to be successful and give them an opportunity to earn a decent livelihood from the soil. Mr. McHargue and Miss Coun- cel will devote their time to re settlement work in Wilkes and Alexander according to the needs' in each county but will malntaiu headquarters at the district of fice in the Bank of North Wil kesboro building here. Parcel Post Is ■ Ddivered Here"^ Spencer Absher Placed On ! Postoffice Carrier Force For New Service A parcel post delivery servico ; was instituted in North Wilkes- \ boro Wednesday. i This service, which will bo j greatly appreciated here, is some thing new for North Wilkesboro and heretofore had been carried out only' in larger cities. Its be ginning here indicates that the business of the postoffice is very much on the increase. Postmaster J. C. Reins bad been working for a parcel post delivery service for several ! months. j Spencer A’osher, substitute I carrier for the ci(y mail delivery \ routes, is now carrying the nar- j cel post, making full delivery each afternoon following the ar rival of the train mail. ' Wilkesboro Ties Taylorsville Team Hard Foug’iit Game Ends In 'Fio .As Kainhlers Battle .Alexander County Eleven George Forester Has Wk Position Local Man Supervisor of Fi nance. Tools and Equip- j Counties in one of tne hardest games of the current football season Wil kesboro high school’s Ramblers battled Taylorsville to a 6-6 tlo On the latter’s field Friday. The teams were about evenly matched and every inch of ground was gained with consider able effort. Wilkesboro’s lone tally was made on a series of end runs. As an example of the tenacity of the two teams, on one occasion Taylorsville bad the ball on tho one-yard line but Wilkesboro prevented a score. In scoring their touchdown, Taylorsville found it necessary to use three plays to move t^*® 6al! lass Liian one yard. North Wilkesboro high school’s Mountain Lions played a brilliant game of football here Friday a- gainst great odds and held the strong and heavy Cherryvllle team to 20 points In a Western Conference game. The local team was greatly outweighed and played against a more seasoned aggregation but at times displajKd remarkable pow er itgainst their strong opponents. .’Tfil’ gams Indliated that a wln- ■ini team ii in the George Forester, prominent lo cal citizen, has been named sup ervisor of finance, tools and equipment for the Works Pro gress Administration i ii five counties. Mr. Forester has already en tered upon his duties and has an office In the Bank of North Wil kesboro building. Father Of Mrs. J. A. Jones Dead J. P. Rutledge Pas-ed Tol* day At Home In Dar.*e Coun ty; F'nneral Toiiioito»v P.-T. ASSOCIATION WILL GIVE JNFORMAL SUPPER FOR FACULTY Members of the North Wilkes boro Parent-Teacher Association are Invited to attend an Infromal supper to be-given for the school faculty at the Legion and Auxll- li^ elubhouae on Friday night, 26, At el$ht o'clock. J. F. Rutledge, age 77, died at three o’clock this morning -nt.M his home on Mocksvllle route' He’had been in 111 health lor fohf'’ years and had been contined: to ^ his bed for five weeks. He Is survived by nine • chil dren, all by his first wife, who was Mrs. Sallle Casey RatledCO- —' He was the father of Mn. J... A-' ' ! Jones, of this city, Akso surrtvUur’tii* is his second wife, Mifh, Lankford Rutledge. Fhineral service ’wUI'ho Tueaday, 11 a. m.. - ^ churish near his Mrs.;-JonM^jOnd chtldrwj ■ the funeral^ Ct-,'