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Thursday, January 3, 1924
THE ASHEBORO COURIER, ASHEBORO, N. a
. Thursday, January 3, 1924
.- ; .-j - ..' 'i r
- Mr. Carl I Cox, manager of Mof--fitt'a
Army Store at Rockingham, wai
.in Asheboro 'Sunday for the funeral
-of his cousin, Harvey Yow.
Mr. and Mrs. Ed. A. Routh, of
x- "Franklin ville, we the gueste of the
-family of Elmer Rich, Sunday.,
: viM r&rria Cranford will entertain
-tv- c L C Sunday School class , of
the Friends church this evening.
Mr. Billiard, of the Fairbanka
;" J Morse Engine Co., at Charlotte, was
" : business visitor in town Thursday,
, . -v Mr. R. F. Little, of Hickory, was
v ' -lhe guest of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh
v - .Tarka during the Christmas holidays.
- Mrs. Frank LowdermUk ana aaugn
, ter, Lucile, were the guesta of Mrs.
' "NH:i Kin at Why Not last week.
Vvvv Misr Are: Ridge, stenographer for
the County board of education, spent
' 'last week with her parents at Cara-
i "WAV.' '
'JJ . Mr.' and Hit' Charles Cole and
f '' V, v Children 'were the guests of relatives
I." .at Seagrove during the Christmaa
x Miss Cleta Rich was the guest of
" , "Mt. B. B.. Moffitt at Trov last week.
.5CI?;r.v-: Miss Lura Kennedy, of Wbrthville,
'lA - spent last week with her sister, Mrs,
r- rtvde Wood
L'Ci Mr and Mrs; J. M. Baker, of Rae-
"; X -Torn", anent Christmas with Mrs. Bat
'" Barents. Mr. and Mrs. W. D,
vi"'i Snnnn. . l-"
Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Murray, of
Roanoke Ranids. and sons, E. A. Mur
Tav; Jr.. of Washington, and Carl
v Murray, of Philiadelphia, were the
, .guests of Mr. and Mrs. S. Walter
' ; V Presnell last week.
Rev. H. F. Fogleman spent last
-week with his parents at Climax.
- Born to Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Hiatt,
of High Point, Dec 27, a daughter.
;Mrs. Hiatt before marriage was Miss
Bertha Freeman, of Ulah.
Dr. E. C. Perisho, of Guilford col
lege, was the guest of the family of
J. Armfield last week-end.
Miss Clarice Albright and brother,
Terrell Albright were in Asheboro
.Sunday for the funeral of Harvey
Mr; EY A. Murray, Jr., of Washing--ton,
D C, left Monday for Roanoke
JRaplds to visit, his parents, before
returning to Washington.
Dal JKj ; Rich snent the ' Christmas
.holidays with his uncle, B. B. Moffitt
-at Troy.1' - , -' -j"
Born to Mr. and Mrs., S. Frank
rPhillips, December-17,, 192S, a aon.
Mr. Wilmer C. Presnell was a vis
itor in Star Monday.
Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Cagle and Mr,
and Mrs. "Grady Cagle, of High
Point, spent last week with their
parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. M. Cagle.
Mr. and Mrs. Otis Rich and daugh
: ter. Mary Louise, and Henry Rich
' were the guests of relatives at Den
-. ton last week.
Mr. Ad. Lowdermilk, of Martins
rville, Virginia, spent the holidays
-nHth Ma limthnr.- TL TV Tiwdprmilk.
Hal C. Rich, of Oak Ridge Institute,
is visiting his father, Mr. 0. W. Rich,
uiuring the Chjfetmas holidays.
jMaater B. B. Moffitt, Jr., of Troy,
.-spent last week with his aunt, Mrs.
O- Elmer Rich.
Mr. Carson Winhingham was a
business visitor in Troy last Satur
' Mr, Worth Wrenn, of Blue Field,
- West Virginia, was the guest of his
-parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Wrenn
t Franklin ville last week.
Mr. and Mrs. Raeford Brown and
Bon, Billy, of Durham, were week-end
quests of Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Win
iipgham. Dr. W. P. Lawrence, of the Elon
College faculty and son, Phalti., were
visitors at Why Not last week.
Miss Clarice Albright and Ferrell
.Albright, of Seagrove, were visitors
in 'Asheboro Monday.
Mrs. Otis Rich and daughter were
'the guests of relatives at Star last
"week. .. I
Messrs. Paul Fulton and Clifton
Mrs. H. 3L " Robbina : and' 'little
daughter, Margaret Ervin, visited
relatives in Charlotte (rem last fit-
day till Monday.- T "
Superintendent wox. ex the road
force working on the old . Uwherrie
road, and Mrs. Cox visited relatives
at Rocky Mount a few days last
Mr. Marmadukt Robins, of Greens
boro, was the guest of relatives in
town during the Christmas holidays.
Mrs. U. IX Lawrence and daughter.
ol seagrove, were visitors in tows
Mr. M. T. Lambert and two little
daughters, Esther and Lucile, of
Thomas ville, were week-end guests of
relatives in Asheboro.
Mr. TV Pna and famtlT of Rim.
. I It j T 1 1
aeur, were guesta of Mrc and Mrs. ' ounia nu woe wwsuen.
G. W. Elliott in Randleman last week.
Col W, P. . Wood was an ' honor
guest at a luncheon given " ia the
Confederate veteran of High Point
last week. : !
Mrs. Jack Meador, of Fsyetterille,
is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
Harria Rush. ' .
, Mr. W. C MOlikan, one of The
Courier's valued friends, Randleman,
Route t, started the New Year aright
by calling Tuesday.
The house in which Mr. and Mrs.
Hinsbaw have been livinr for
several years, is being moved from
the comer of Fayette ville and Salis
bury streets, to face on Salisbury
street The site on which this res
idence has been standing will be used
tor a lexaco rilling station, which
will be operated by Messrs. James
Mr. Bright Dickens has returned to
his studies at Liars Hill College af
ter spending the Christmas holidays
with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. I.
Miss Pauline Burkhead was in Siler
City for a few days last week visiting
the family of her aunt, Mrs. W. S.
Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Lineberry, of
Greensboro, visited the family of Mr.
and Mrs. G. W. Elliott in Randleman
during the Christmas holidays.
Mr. J. 0. Redding, who was in the
High Point hospital for three weeks,
has sufficiently recovered from his
attack of appendicitis to return to
his home in Asheboro. However, Mr.
John Redding, son of Mr. and Mrs.
J. 0. Redding, suffered an attack of
the same disease one day last week
ana was laxen 10 tne mgn roint
hospital for an operation. He is re
ported as doing well.
miss May McAlister was a visitor
in Greensboro and Raleigh during the
Elder Jr". W. Keene, of Raleigh, will
preach in Asheboro next Sunday
morning at eleven o'clock, and again
at two-thirty in the afternoon.
Mr. John Stinson, of Orange, Va.,
was a visitor in Asheboro two or
three days last week.
Born to Mr. and Mrs. Carl Steed.
December 23, a daughter.
Misses Lola and Thelma Luck vis
ited relatives at Troy during Xmas.
Miss tfertna apencer, of Greens
boro, spent the week-end with her
parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Spencer
on aeagrove, Koute z. She was ac
companied by MiS3 Abbie Mims, of
Mrs. Joe Pritchard, who has spent
the last three months in Greensboro
with her daughter, Mrs. Irvin Stout,
is at home with her daughter, Mrs".
C. W. Steed.
Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Spencer and
family, of Seagrove, Route 2, spent
Sunday with their son, Stanley Spen
cer on Sophia Route 1.
Mr. Ted Walker, of Elon college,
visited his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ed
Walker, at Gray's Chapel last week.
Mr. and Mrs. J. O. Forrester and
daughter, Miss Lucile and son, Lane,
of Ramseur, were visitors in Ashe
boro last Friday.
Mr. Worth Wrenn, of Franklinville,
was in town & short while last week
enroute to Bluefigld, West Va.-'
Mr. J. M. Presnell, of Seagrove,
was a visitor in Asheboro yesterday.
Mr. and Mrs. Manuel Ward, of
High Point, visited Mrs. Albert
Smith last week.
Mr. Geo. P. Hendricks, of the U. S.
Navy, was the guest of his parents,
Mr. andMrs. G. A. Hendricks during
Mr. and Mrs. J. W. PhilliDs and
little son, J. W., Jr., of High Point,
were week-end visitors of their par
ents, Mr. and Mrs. S. S. Cox, on
Asheboro Star Route.
Mr. W. M. Baldwin and daughter,
Miss Wilma, of Sanford, wore visi
tors in Asheboro one day the latter
part of last week.
Miss Isley Smith, of High Point,
spent the Christmas holidays with
her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. W.
Mrs. Leon Steed, of Atlanta, Ga.,
returned home Monday after visiting
Mrs. L. R. Barker durina- Christmaa.
Mrs. L R. Payne, of Trinity, while
Miss Hazel Hughes returned Mon
day from High Point from a visit to
Miss Bera Scarboro left Thursday
for Red Springs, where she is visit
Mr. and Mrs. Georsre Ross, of
Jackson Springs were the week-end
guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs.
R. R. Rosa.
Mr. and Mrs. H. N. Steed, of Can
dor were in town several hours Fit
day on their way home from Liberty
wnere. tney spent the Christmas holi
days with Mrs. Steed's Barents.
Miss Hallie Ross is visiting friends
Mrs. Sallie Rush, who has been
quite ill for two weeks is improving,
Born to Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Beck,
a son, December Z4th.
Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Underwood and
little daughter, Catherine, of Liberty,
were in town one day last week.
Mr. and Mrs. Walter Craven, and
small son, of Greensboro, have been
visiting Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Birkhead
and family on South Fayetteville
Dr. and Mrs. C. I. Bowman, of
Reidsville, were the guests of Mrs.
Bowman's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Syl
vester Lowdermilk on South Fayette
ville street during the holidays.
Mr. Sam Walker, who has been a
patient at Mercy Hospital in Char
lotte for several weeks, is reported to
Mr. Frank Burns, who has been
confined to his home for several
weeks with a severe coH i3 improv
ing. Mr. and Mrs. H. M. Worth re
turned Monday from Fayetteville and
ivaieign wnere iney were visitors dur
ing the Christmas holidays.
mr. j. m. .Lassiter, Mrs. Rush
Lassiter and Zeb Rush were in
Mrs. Lee Fritz and daughter, Kittie
Lee, are visiting Mrs. Cora Moffitt
They expect to visit in Lexington be
fore returning to Troy.
Manv of the vounir folks who have
hppn at their homes during the holi
days are resuming their work in the
various colleges tnis weeK.
John Hadley, Edwin Morris, June
Phillips, and William Underwood left
yesterday for Durham to resume
their studies at Trinity College.
Misses Martha Evelyn and Clarabel
Morris have returned to their work
as teachers at Moreanton and Mat
thews, ' respectively, after visiting
their parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. H.
Morris, during the holidays.
A small son of Mr. and Mrs. Bob
Little, of Thomasville, was accidently
shot by a 22 rifle in the hands of a
brother one day last week. ' A ball
nassed through one arm, shattering
the bone. Mr. Little is n son of
Mrs. Martha Wright, of Asheboro.
Miss Helen Ferree, of bkiatook,
Oklahoma, left Wednesday after a
ten days visit to relatives in Ashe
boro. Mr. and Mrs. Fred J. Cox and chil
dren, of Lexington, spent the
Christmas holidays in Tamna, Flori
da, with the family of Mr. Cox's
brother, Mr. Ross Cox. They went
through in their car.
Mr. Robert N. Page was elected
president of the sandhills Kiwanis
club, of Southern Pines, a few days
MISSES PRESNELL AND
Thursday evening. Misses Mae
Presnell and Cleta Rich entertained
informally at the home of Miss Rich
en Cox street, honoring the boys and
girls who are at home from the dif
ferent colleges for the holidays. Miss
rresnell sang two solos, accompanied
on the piano by Mus Nan Lewis. In
contest, Miss Marine Redding ex
celled, receiving the prise.
The hostess assisted by Miss Vir
ginia Lowe, served assorted cakes,
whipped cream and coffee. The fol
lowing were present: Misses Iola and
Nan Lowdermilk, Maxine Redding,
Annie Leslie Ferree, Nan Lewis, Vir
ginia Lowe, EUen Presnell, Messrs.
EL F. Fogleman, H. M. Rich, J. W.
Burkhead, Jr., Wilmer C. Presnell,
Hal Rich, Lester Rich, E. A. Murray,
Jr of Washington city and Carl
Murray, of Philadelphia.
MRS. JAMES G. CRUTCHFIELD
GIVES CARD PARTY
MRS. J. K. BENNETT ENTER
TAINS IN HONOR OF GUEST
Honoring her house guest, Mrs. J.
L Bolton, of Union, S. O, Mrs. J. N.
Bennett entertained a group ef
friends Thursday afternoon. The
parlors were appropriately and taste
fully decorated with holly and
Christmas greens making a lovely
setting for the affair. After greet
ing the honoree, needlework was en
joyed for a while until the hcstess an
nounced an advertising contest In
this Mrs. W. H. Moring excelled and
was given a dainty prize. The hon
oree was also given a prize, a pair
of candlesticks. In the course of the
afternoon the little daughter of the
honoree, Annie, gave several readings
in a most charming manner which ad
ded to the pleasure of the guests. As
sisted by Mrs. Henry Ingram and
Miss Brown, the hostess served a
salad course, with wafers, sandwiches
Saturday afternoon Mrs. James
G. Crutchfield entertained three ta
blea of bridge and one of rook at
her home on Sunset Avenue. The
room were decorated with Christmas
colors and greens. When the cards
were collected, Miss Lucy Lee Lovett
held nigh score in bridge and Mrs. J
N. Bennett in Rook. The prizes were
pottery candlesticks and a bowl. A
delicious fruit salad course with
saltines, sandwiches, cheese pies and
coffee was served.
RANDOLPH BOOK CLUB
MEETS WITH MRS. J. D. ROSS
AN INVESTMENT '
which assures aa animal return af
not leas thai 1 per cent
which aay aa additional 2 per cent
annually when net earnings the
total capital amount to t per cent
in a corporation under the direct man
agement of a group from aauMwg
the most successful executives in the
secured by one of the most modera
and best equipped weaving mills - ia
the Soath manufacturing a consist
ently profitable line of goods
IS WORTH LOOKING INTO.
For full particulars write
AMERICAN TRUST CO.
Charlotte, N. C
FRANK B. GREEN, Manager.
The Christmas meeting of the Ran
dolph Book Club was held at the
home of Mrs. J. D. Ross Friday af
ternoon. The program for the after
noon was a delightful one. Mrs. J. j
O. Redding read a chapter from the
book "Life and Letters of Walter
Hines Page", while Mrs. T. J. Red
ding read an interesting article on
"Henry Ford". These two readings
were followed by current events. The
hostess then invited the members to
the back sitting room where small
tables were arranged. Place cards
suggestive of the Christmas season
helped the ladies to find their seats.
Here a luncheon was served by
Misses Martha Evelyn, Lucile and
Clarabelle Morris. The first course
was grape fruit with red cherries.
While the plates were being removed,
airs, we l,. Hammer, president of
the club gave a short sketch of the
club since its organization. This
opened up an interesting discussion,
and, memories. The next course was
pressed chicken, potato chips, celery,
and pickles, followed by coffee and
cheese biscuits. Another interesting
feature of the afternoon was the
electrically lighted Christmas tree
of unusual beauty. On this tree were
presents for everybody. Each club
member made a gift and enclosed a
wisn, tnese the hostess numbered nnH
allowed the members to draw corres
ponding numbers. This exchange of
gifts has been a custom in the club
for leveral years. The entire lower
floor was attractively decorated with
holly and Christmas flowers.
The opening of our newly equipped and
As always, our motto is
"Quality and Service"
Ask your grocer for Table Pride Bread
the bread baked in your own county by
Asheboro, N. C.
Bejpnning December 29th I Put
My Business On Strictly
MISS ADELAIDE ARMFIELD
JBoltonheimer, of High Point, spent 1 in High Point shopping recently, was
.last' week with Messrs. Shelley and accidently tripped and fell to the
3vrStyre. .sidewalk, suffering a fractured wrist.
Dr. Elwood C'Parrish, of Guilford i Mn- Payne is recovering.
'College, delivered an address at the1 Mr- D. J. Kemp, of Asheboro Route
Friends church Sunday evening. . 1. in celebrating the New Year,
. Mr. Houston Elliott and son, Cleron j brought two fine purple top globe
no daughter, Miss Pauline Elliott ' turnips into The Courier office. One
were visitors in Denton Sunday. weighed 7 1-2 the other 8 1-2 pounds.
Mr. C W. Wilson and son, of, Trin-' The largest one measured thirty
3ty township, were., among ,. the busi-1 inches around. Mr. Kemp has many
mess visitor in the city Monday, Mr. turnips almost as large as the ones
'Wilson. very Jdndly; remembered Theihe brought In.
'gfuricr with an extra flmiiRoyal Mis Kate Hammer, who has for
JUmoertwig apple1 of his own raising, the past season been with Fuller
u V7 moved his Brothers, a large mercantile eatab-
V . -
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.-, . ainop io ma new store puuuinr , on
' , TI T : TT 1 . . .
rr aunaa avb. nt nas a SV0CK OI Cry
drooda and groceries and continues hii
, agency for the Singer sewing ma-
.chine,, and bicycle repair shops,
, , Mrs. C M. Ferree and f daughter.
AM Jtliss Bertha, visited relatives in High
; -''; Point last Saturday night and Sun
: - rdar. ; ...
v V Mr. S. A. Cox," of Asheboro Star
Jtouta, was in Asheboro last 8atur
'. ' iay and Sunday on account of .the
udden death of hi ephew, Mr.
Harvey Yow. , ' 3'J il.v i
Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Allen end f ami-
Miss Adelaide Armfield entertained
very informally at the home of her
parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Armfield,
Jr., on New Year's Eve. The house
was decorated with mistletoe and hol
ly. The guests arrived at 10:30.
Everyone was asked to write a New
Year's Resolution. They were read
aloud by Mr. Armfield. Neely Hunt
er won the boy's prize, a silk scarf;
and Ethel Lovett won the girl's prize,
a gold head band.
Refreshments consisting of pink
and white brick cream, fruit cake,
and stuffed dates we-e rerved by
Mrs. Armfield, assisted by Mrs. John
.'. . je Wood and
lishment at Appalachia, Va arrived
in Asheboro last week for a visit to
her father, Mr. George Hammer.
Born to Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Cov
ington, of Rockingham, at Memorial
hospital Jm Asheboro, December, 29,
a ton. 'The young man has been
named James E., Jr.
An enjoyable .hunt occurred in
Back Creek township, Monday before
Christmas in which a party of sixty
participated. The hunters assemniea
at the home of Mr. W. C. MllliV.n
and from there went In different di
rections; There were more than
-i- - , V. i . -- recuona. , mora wtio mvn mn
wan Mrs. Allen's parents.' Mr. and
'.Mrs. S. S. COX. on Asheboro Star
JCoute. -: : u' ,. . .1. . ..
Miss Lliile Parka was a guest at
ra house party in Rocky Mount during
;part of the Christmas holidays. Other
T"psts were friends Miss Parke met
t a summer camp.
1 her eight-year-old ton' of Mr. 'and
E. D. Johnson, of Randleman,
No gum were used. The hunters were
under the direction or mr. jonn
Slack,' of Randleman, end he was in
ttru mental-in, giving the party a
most pleasant day.
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Cox and little
daughter, Lucile Caviness, were week
end guesta to relatives at Plsgah.
Mrs. James Cheely. of Manchester,
Clm- arrJviul Tn - Aafcahnra'' last WAak
. ...v. . uijmj.m, uaj nor vwii v nr parents, . ir. i anu
1 . t v-ork, hen he Was kicked in the Mrs. L M. Fo. - - t V '
f .- by a horse. ... Mr. John A. Hurley, ef Camden, N.'
Krnt, the eleven-year-old ton ef ! J. and Mr. Clyde Allred, of Mebane,
I n.. Marietta Bumey, it right ill of .N. C pent Prt of the Christmas
1 "umoma. rr,;,rN , , f ,v . I holiday with their sister end sister
Mr. William Durham, a student of in-law, Mrl.T ScaM, North Char
Trinity Collcg, Vn the guent of lotte, N. C." While thnre' they fall
it, Mrs. J. W. Burkhead for' a i motored to uiina urovo to visit meir
cousin Arthur Huney.
tars. u. j, nignaiu"ii. wuw
been it Memorial hospital for tvera)
days 1nt Wrlc
r. iind Mrs. Thomas M. Keamt,
isville, were ruestt of rele
i ,i town for .a lew days
last weeks, hat returned to her home,
Un. Rlharr!ann hail a aeriona nnara-
F. Tesh, of Lexington, waa tlon end her improvement hat been
r in the home of Mr. and Mrs.! slow. Her many friends ere glad she
Cross during the Christmaa , hat recovered sufficiently to return
. . - ' I home. , ' 1 ;
MISS HADLEY ENTERTAINS
v ' . V FOR VISITORS
" Miss Ruth Hadley entertained
about forty young people of the town
last Friday evening, in honor of her
guesta, the Mlssee Hunt, of Pleasant
Garden, end Mitt Margaret Bogtan,
or uaain. . v , .
tTogreftsire conversation end an
"age contest" fumlfthed amusement
for the evening. In the contest, Miat
Lena Milliard won the prise, a box
of stationery. . .
Fruits and eandlet were served as
refreshments. The bouse wet gay
with Christmas deeormUona, , -
The Asheboro Bakerv reonened last I K. Wood, Mi:.? Xf-tt 'c
week, next door to Hasty's Cafe, un-'Miss Betsy Armhe; i.
der the management of Messrs. Ed-1 "Lintenlntr in" to ;'" chimes of
ward Vandersheur and C. L. Hastv. I Trinitv Church. New York, over the
i nis Daicery is turning out Dread ana radio was a special teature oi me en
canes or nign quality, ine samples tertainment.
displayed m their show window rival
those produced by many city bakeries.
Mr. W. U. Stedman left today for
a visit to his brother, Mr. E. W.
Stedman at Tenaha, Texas. Mr.
Stedman was accompanied by his
brother Mr. N. L. Stedman, of Hali
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Gilden. of
Greensboro, were the guests of Mr. I
and Mrs. W. M. Allred during
Mr. end Mrs. J. W. Iindsey, of
Winston-Salem, spent last Saturday
night with Mrs. Lindsay's parents,
Mr. and Mrs. S. S. Cox, Asheboro
.Misses Louise Caviness and Lola
Dorsett, of Greensboro, are guests of
Miss Eve Cranford at her home on
Misses Kate end Ida Smith re
turned to Greensboro vesterdav to
resume their studies at North Caro
lina College, v -
Mrs. Sybil J. Barker, of Asheboro
Route 1, wet in town yesterday af
ternoon returning from a weekNi vU-l r , f
it to relatives and Xriendt at Edgar
Mr. D. D. Chrisco, of Seagrove
Route 1, waa In town . on business
yesterday end called at The Courier
offiee to renew hie subscription.
nr. irwignc Kicnardson. who is a
student at trinity College, spent part J'
viiimmum iiuiiuaa ju auo
I am cutting my expenses and selling
for cash in order to give my customers
goods at very close prices. Come and see
I will continue to deliver Groceries
I thank the people for the nice business
they have given me for the past 9 years,
and hope to serve you in the future as the
A. O. FERREE
The 11th Scries of the Randolph County Building
and Loan Association nili be open January 1st The
Association has been a great blessing to its stockholders
and has helped more than 100 people to secure homes.
There are today more than 2300 shares of stock, and
loan approximate $100,000.00.
The 11th series should be the largest of any pre
Subscriptions to this series should be filed on or be
fore January 1st ' r.
Come in and join us and let us help you to own
a home. ' - . , . . rf
RANDOLPH COUNTY BUILDING & LOAN ASSCaATION
T. P. BULLA, Scc-Trcas.
. L. P. liOSS, President ,t