THE JOXJRNAL^ATMOTr NOBTH
Aid Swia1 Activities
^ MKS MAMIE SOCKWELL, Editor*-Phone 216
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•fjr - The’ Inae meeting of the Le-
V *>*®® Auxiliary was held Monday
ereBlng at Miss Toby Turner's
home on the ' Brushy Mountain
■with Mrs. J. G. Smoot, Nf*'*- Char-
He Pearion. and Mrs. M. G. Ed
wards as associate hostesses. In
the alyseiu s of the president Mrs.
Andrew Kliby presided for rou-
, tine business during which time
delegates were chosen to rttend
the state meeting in Durham.
Those named to go were Mrs.
Kilby, Miss Turner, Mi&i Norma
Sterenson and Mrs. J. A. Rous
seau. A large number of the mem
bers were present and during the
aocial hour the hostesses were
assisted by Mrs. Robert More
house, Miss Lizzie Hisle, and Miss
Edith Brown, in serving tempting
Entertains At Lovdy I^uty
Miss Mamie McNeil was hoatesh
at a lovely party at her home on
D Street Monday evening enter
taining at eight table* of bridge
and rook. Roses and larkspur
made a colorful background for
the guests, who were served a
dessert course before play.
The count of scores gave Miss
Elsie Nichols the award for the
highest number of points and
Miss Lura Coffey the consolation
prize, while in rook the winner
was Mrs. Claude McNeil, of El
kin. Mrs. Russell Gray, a bride
of the spring, was remembered
with a gift.
Approximately 70 per cent of
the Nation’s flue-cured tobacco is
produced by North Carolina, re
ports the State Department of
•‘Mr*. Pnbl.Bhtftp OfTl
tie marrtece of hw
Heton, to Mr, Thoma*
Slobp on Saturday, tbn
tbOOtk^^of nlnotaan >iii i;ijio»a»o.sOa»aa('a*|ibd»*ilaM^i
and fortjr-Otoo, NaaliTUlo.iW^';
The couple ,woke their taV*:**
the Plrst Baptist church at sam-
irtne, Tenn.. with Dr. W.
Powell aa the officiating ,*nlnlatw.
For her nuptials the bride was,
becomingly attired in
suit with which she used white
accessories. Her corsage.was of
Mrs. Sloop, th? daughter of
Mrs. B. S. Call, of Wllkesboro,
end the late Mr. Call, attended
Woman’s College at O^eeneboro
and is court reporter for Wilkes
and Avery counties.
Mr. Sloop, son of Mr. and Mrs.
C. B. Sloop, of Moravian Palls,
formerly' held a position with the
WUkes Hosiery Mills, but is now
studying Aircraft Construction ^t
Anderson Airplane School
Come! Cars Nome P.eauly Week invilea you to
* help youraelf to new confidence, new beauty, new
Evelyn McMath will give you the
Ladies Bib’e Ciass
Met Tuesday Evenine
Miss Bloise Starr and Mrs. A.
R. Gray combined hospitality to
the members of the Young Ladles
Bible class of the Wilkesboro
Methodist church at the home of
Miss Starr Tuesday evening. Mrs.
B. C. Blalock, the president, was
in charge of the usurl business
session and also led the ’devotion
al period. Mrs. Lee Hemphill
gave the program, making a most
interesting talk on several fam-
I Oils hymns and their authors.
I Fourteen members were present
I and were served refreshments
'during the social hour.
Tbe.^oitof: #oimm dab
BM«t «(. tte'dab hoMo ijn
M MhMdMr AlibA imkp
V:4A. There «4U i(e •
dad idU men*
wf the ufjilMlr'eoetel ' |if.
of the weeic wdi the deadeyt
card party given by Mwl'A. «.•
Chnrch, Jr., knd HMkArtee Oil’
U»m Saturday brentag . at the
WOnian’a ciabhouM oa>:7rogdon
Stree$, hraorlag Mn. Warner
MlUer; Jr.‘, who prior to. her mar
riage w^ MIm Bdith Cietar, of
thia city. ShaHng .honors with
Mrs. Miller were two other .bddee
of the spring, Mrs. Rnssell Gray,'
the former Miss Annie Vannoy,
of North Wllkesboro, and '^Mrs.
Russell Pearson, formerly... Miss
Peggy Church, iof Wllkeaboro. .
The spacious room of the club
house was decorated In a festive
setting of green and white In
which Queen Anne’s lace predom
inated, while the tallies end ices
furthered the bridal motif. Each
of the bride’s places were marked
with lovely corsagMi.
In the game seven tables were
made up for bridge and three for
a! baaaar wlir *4^
jp- By HM. W. H. iOWBB
The aahnat reunion pf
Uam. clanVliiSit a deUghtnd: j^EBtaf^
of- tlHa-dar 'i^ Sunday, J«m; 8th,
WAat thA KoiaM HlllA e.^;W.
amp Ht. «oa' 0~% .
Qlli&m, tivo miles southwo«t of
«tkla,'... ; •'
« Waa f tiaiypy day tor 'Bie eo*-|j^
’e«rana!«f irlepda and msinhera of’****
the pa^. of ii’honi' gafb*;
Oi«d;>Aa^ "hii^oi« hooi4 aitd oth
oerrice at t^ ehilrch here,
At 18:16 p. p. the-iehElmhI,
jy A. OUltam, announced for ail
to aasembld and In m^ory of
the late John O. OllHam, a fav
orite hymn was sung and appro
priate and 'impressive renmrks
were made by W.' A. . Stroud, of
Wllkesboro, all bowed In honvble
submiasion In silent prayer, then
It was broken by Rev. R. J. PiM"-
due, the pastor of Bethel'church,
where the deceased was a mem
ber for many years and worshiped
there with his parents, the late
Frank and Sarrah Ann Reece Gil
i|iid Mra A A Itbore, of Morth
WUkseboro, v'ere Cthd yonutMt
yelattvos to atteod. • '
RecistarOd Ooifldd the peaiiby
ptaoM vnare” from: fttataeville,
Spatta, tMUaih. VmitAit A|rr,j||^
.tlnevUle. Vh., ‘WlaMon-Aalam, 18^
nolr dui W«h Piiliit. ^ , „
OmoBre.are: .ChairinhA ^
OlUiam, am} ••nfetanr, - k ;
H. Joiiaa, Bdhda, M. C, ;«^,be heed to ipufehaae'a
Vif'YaW -tlhA iMUallnvsnf#^
Atty. John R. Jones, of North
Wilkesboro, kept the attention of
rook with the top score prize gathering with an excellent
bridge going ta Miss Bea God-i
frey and the low score awrrd to
Miss Rebecca Moseley. The win.
ners in rook lor the high and
low scores were Mrs. Warner
Miller, Sr., and Mrs. Oliver Ab-
^her. Honor gift for Mrs. Miller
N. Wilkesboro M.E. Church
amous Cara Nome facial, an analysis ofl'j’Q Have Vacation School
•our skin and an outline for daily care. ’ weeks vr cation Bible
'hen she’ll send you forth looking •’*'*-’^^^,.1,001 ^jn begin at the North
oic’ure ” with a g brifying makeup. -'Cliool will loegin at
pic-ure, wunagu j i Wilkesboro Methodist church
was crystal in her wedding pat
tern. and the two other brides
were given attractive gifts.
Out of town guests at the party
were Miss Katherine Wolf, of Mt.
Airy, and Miss Jessie Gilliam, of
Winston-Salem, 'both of whom
■were houseguests of Miss Gil-
Miss Lena Culler Is
Bridge Club Hostess
!iss McMath comes 'aere at our own ex- j Monday morning under the direc-
ense to show you how Larglois* Cara'... _• — o.^.ofv>/vA paarROTi.
..... .. . T . , i tlou Of Miss Beatrice Pearson,
-Jome Beauty Creations can tr“)y he*P you ^ ^ ppjnjary de-
\ > beauty you ve dreame-d of. This consuita-
Mon is a special courtesy to you; there is
no charge or obligation.
Accept this invitation now! Make an ap
pointment. Only 10 consultations can be
"■iven daily, 9 A.M. to 4:45 P.M. ’Phone 96.
ALL NEXT WEEK
The REXALL STORE
partment. Mrs. Otis Keeling is to
be in charge of the junior boys
and girls. Miss Pearson will have
the as.--istance of several other
workers throughout the different
depi rlments. The sessions each
day are to be from 9 o’clock until
DHVe STOR£ FOR BEST VAEUCS l.V TOWN'
Granville 'County’s second milk
route hf.s been started through
the southwestern part of the
county, says W. B. Jones, assist
ant farm agent of the N. C. State,
College Extension Service. »
M’ith Miss i.iena Cutler as hos
tess the members of the Wilabrl
Bridge club were delightfully en^
tertained at her home in Wilkes
boro Thursday evening. A salad
course followed the game which
was played at three tfbles. Mrs.
Edison Norman won the award
for the higttest score and Miss
Eleanor Smeak the bingo prize.
iMr=. Eugene Sloop, who prior to
her marriage was Miss Helen
Call, was remembered with crys-
I d in her chosen pattern.
What He Wants—Distinctive Towncraft
i?JS FOR DRESS and PLAY
\S.SHlltTS of fine weave broaddotli or
;.i;',ir:Ls. Proportionate fit! Sanforized!
SPI N it WON Si’ORT SHIRTS in light-as-a
fcKther \yeaves. Free-action fit for comfort!
W rinkle Itesistant Nassau W ool Summer Ties 49c
MEN’S SPORT SETS
'ool .spun rayon pop- 2’®®
spun rayon pop-
- well tailored!
Shirts, Shorts, Briefs
Rib knit briefs, shirts! 25=
OTHER STYLES AT $4.98
and Panamas, Values!
Men’s SWIM TRUNKS
Worsted and rayon sat- I .49
in .styles with ‘ Lastex” 1
Sanforized short.s, ea.
Men’s SLACK SOCKS
Sturdy colorful O
Summerweighc broad- i>.49
clo;h, cotton crepe! A
Belts and Suspenders
F ivorite styles— 49*^
boxed for giving!
The Misses Scroggs
Entertain For Their Club
A delightful club party of the
week was the one given by Misses
Lucille and Breta Poe Scroggs ft
their home at Moravian Falls
Friday evening. Three tables were
made up for bridge which includ
ed a few additional guests,
speech for thirty mlnuteS.
The picnic lunch was then
spread on a long table arranged
under the spreading branches of
J. Paul Gilliam, of Statesville,
greeted the happy crowd with a
few remarks and Rev. Stephen
rMarraett, the pastor of the first
Baptist church in Elkin, spoke of
the good day and the many bless
ings afforded us. C. W. Gilliam
asked the Lord’s blessings unto
cJl and returned thanks for the
A delightful time was spent fol
lowing the tempting dinner. The
Yadkin Valley and EJvery Reaay
quartets sc.ng several numbeni.
The next reunion announced by
the committee will be held at Mr.
and Mrs. J. B. Armstrong’s home
here, the second Sunday in June,
Among the oldest guest pres
ent were: Mrs. C. W. Gilliam, Sr.,
Ronda, D. R. Gilliam, Sr., Spar
ta, M. Wall. Elkin, C. A. Dim-
mette, Ronda, and Mrs. W. H.
Phipps, Sparta. Mrs. Payton
Gilliam, mother of J. A. Gilliam,
was ill and couid not attend.
Little James Charles Gilliam,
the three-months-old spn of Mr.
and Mrs. Rufus Gilliam, of Spar
ta, and Master little Jerry Moore,
the seven-months-old son of Mr.
fly, -iTM 1M7.
fltpd at l^tar,.
11^ B1M& T^lH.'joab' Ir’C/lLf
ai:/ ;»«ng 78
mfllaUii, It'.'fliuB-of A-",
. Hb vfw fli^ mariled to Rehec-
«a Brown, of North, Wllkeaboro.
Tp^thla union were born' three
soils. Pant, Oaorge, end Chind'ot
'^alilorjula, one daughter,, Ruth,
He was later married to Melissa
Yancey,' of Chase City,' '7a., who
died some years ago.
-He wag later married to Mra
Ida Tharpe, of Elkin, who sur
-He has the following living
brothers and sisters: T. F,. Han
dy, Dehart; Mrs. Mary Ann
Joines, Absbers; Mrs. M.' L.
Thornton, Street, Md.; Mrs. Ellen
MlehaeTs atore aaar foKw
Satardar, J«hs . 21,
M one p;**., eoBtlonfng thi
HK.eyei^t 'e’ith M ice ei
kft for the eoelmnoftjr: i
tifr IBB til eomiiHieitF "e»e>fit^.j
for 4|m f
all petrott^ will be M
PiraRt. Traphlll; Mrs. J^ T. Prt-
He profseeed a hop* In Christ '
In early life and joined tlM
cfanri^'at Wklimt Grove, late^,^?'-j
mwrlag his menibersfaip to Chase
aty, Ta, I
Hie funeral was held from WaU
lint Grove Baptist church on Jane
6, 1P41, ll:h0 a. m.. In charge
of Rev. S. L. Blevins and Rdv. C.
M. Csndlll. '
the hdp of .
to t^ls OirieM 0^
CHI-CHES-TERS ‘ PULS
We pay cash for good poplar,
lynn and cucumber veneer
Specifications: 14” and up in diame
ter. Any length between 36” and 84”
Hickory Fibre Co.
SAWMILLS, N. C.
8 Miles South of Lenoir on Hickory Highway
was procprted by a dessert course.
Miss Thelma laiws was the win
ner of the top score prize. Mrs.
[,aw.s. second hi.Eh. and Mrs.
Bentlev the floating prize.
triniinod .styles. Value!
( YNTHIA Sr.MMER SLIPS
Fine rayon crepe with 98c
shadow pane! !>2 ti 52.
Full-fa.shioned sheers 59c
SUNNY TUCKER DRESSES
Brnni new, cool summer QQp
styles for girls. 1-14 yrs.
BOYS’ WASH SLACKS
Sanforize J for fit. 98c
Ple.ated, Talon front!
BOYS’ POLO SHIRTS
Open kuit Basque type
with cool crew necks!
Stock Up! Big June Values in
TERRY BATH TOWELS
Absorbent, thick loops!
White with colored
hards. Smart checks.
Big 22” X 44” size!
Terry M'ash Cloths 10c
’’rown and white
HUSKY TERRY TOWELS
B gger, more absorbent! ’I C ^
Checks, colors, borders! IOC
Save: On WASH CLOTHS
Soft terry in styles to 5c
natch the towels above!
June s lower price on this fa
mous quality. Lab tested!
■four chance to stock up!
Nation-wide cases 19c
loti n-wide tubing, yd. .... 19c
Mo-de-gay prints, yd. 15c
nrints, yd. 10c
.Special! Thickiv Tufted
on white or
all white, too
Marriage Is Announced
..Mr. and Mr.'. E'irl L. Caudill,
of Wilke.sboro, announce the mar
riage of their dan.ghter. Gladys
Eleanor, to Mr. William Sonny
Boiichelle on April 10. 1941, at
Moiiiitfin City, Tennes.see.
Mrs. Bonchelle is a talented
and attractive young lady of YVil-
ke.sboro. The groom, also of Wii-
keshoro. is as.sociated with his
father in the contract plaster
busines.-'. They will make their
home in Wilkesboro. ,
United States Civil
The L'nited States Civil Service
commission announces an open
competitive e.xamination for Junior
Communications Operator for fill
ing the positions of Under Com
munications operator at $1260 a
year and Junior Communications
operator at -1440 a year in the
Civil Aeronautics Administration,
Second, P.egion, for which applica
tions may be filled with the Man
ager, Fifth U. S. Civil Service Dis
trict, New Post Office Building,
Atlanta, Ga., until further notice.
Applications must have reached
their 18th birthday but must not
have passed their 50th birthday on
the date of receipt of application.
All other- requirements are speci-
ified in the formal announcement.
Pull further information and ap
plication forms may be obtained
from the Secretary, Board of U, S.
Civil Service Examiners, at any
first or second-class post office.
Friends and Patrons In
and Adjoining Counties
P E N N E Y' S
Anson county farmers are be
ginning to realize the value of a
few co-ws on each farm now that
the future of cotton is uncertain,
says C'arence Ehirley, a.-'sistant
A severe ha.I storm recently
caused many Wilson county farm
ers to hare to replant their cot’on.
and tobacco, reports J. A. Marsh,
assistant farm'agent of the N. C.
State College Extension Service.
J. C PENNEY COMPANY, In torpor.ilPii
, North Carolina ranked . eighth-
in the N.itioh In’acreagiB of com-'-
.jmerctal -truck crops tor merket in^
T1940, report« the State Depart-
- fflen't of AgrleuItUre.
Friends, I want to take this means of telling you
that I have onened a store in the building formerly
occupied bv Pearson Brothers, and that 1 will carry
a complete stock of .
Meats and Feeds
AD Fresb, New Stock
Merchant Friends, come in and get your needs. I
will appreciate your patronage, and you may be as-
sured you can buy at lowest market prices.
Wholesale and Retail Groceries, Flours, and Feeds
" 97 — NORTH WILKF^BORO jrl
tenth street —'