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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14, INS
THE FRANKLIN PRESS and THE HIGHLANDS MACONIAN
OUR NEXT PRESIDENT - POLL
This newspaper is cooperating with 2,000 other
newspapers in making this nation-wide poll.
VOTE IN ONE BLOCK ONLY
EDITED BY MRS. T. C. HARBISON
CCC BOYS TO PRESENT
HIGHLANDS, N. C, Oct. 23.
Members of Camp F-19 of Horse
Cove are planning to present "The
Womanless Wedding" at Highlands
Theatre on the evening of October
31. The program is being given
for the benefit of the Satulah
The Rev. W. A. Rollins, presid
iing elder, of Waynesville, N. G,
held the fourth quarterly confer
ence meeting of the Methodist
church, Highlands charge, at the
Methodist church in Horse Cove
on Sunday, October 20.
THE MARTIN CLOSES
The Martin, one of Highlands'
popular summer hotels, closed for
the season October 20. Mrs. Mar
tin left Monday for Jacksonville,
Fla., her winter home. Recent
guests registered at The Martin
included Miss Margaret Klein, of
Myrtle Beach, S. C; and Mrs.
Telham Lockwood, of Atlanta.
Albert T. Matthews, of Silver
town, Ga., was in Highlands re
cently for a few days.
Miss Betsy Potts, Jack Potts,
Friday Night, Nov. 1
Come and bring your family.
Bring your girl and bring your
friends. You will find music,
food and entertainment for all.
And there will be lots of side
shows. Don't come if you are
afraid to laugh!
The money raised will be used
to help pay for the piano at Mt.
Zion Methodist Church.
Now is the time to buy your Winter Clothes,
such as Shoes and Boots, Socks, Hats, Under
wear, Shirts, Sweaters, Lumberjacks, Macki
naws and everything needed to go through the
As Merchandise Is Advancing Every Day
We Have Everything You Need
See Our Windows
E. K. Cunningham
The Shop of Quality
Harry Neely and Lucian Jones
were at their homes here from
Western Carolina Teachers College
Howard Pearson won a mono
logue contest which was given as
a special feature at Highlands
Theatre last Friday night. His
prize was a free "pass to movies
at the Theatre for the rest of the
year. Others who presented mono
logues the same evening were Guy
Paul, Jr., and Jimmie Penland.
Miss Bess Hines has moved to
Franklin, where she expects to
spend the winter with her sister,
Miss Sarah Hines. Miss Nancy
Elizabeth Hines is also in Frank
lin attending school.
Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Rideout and
Fred Hopper left Highlands Satur
day night for Newton, Mississippi,
where they will remain several
days visiting Mrs. Rideout's rela
tives. Mrs. F. W. Altstaetter closed
her summer home, Laurel Lodge,
and returned to her home in Sa
vannah, Ga., Thursday.
Bill Simms, of Birmingham, Ala.,
who has been in Highlands several
months, recently accepted a posi
tion with W. H. Cobb in the
Highlands Hardware store. Mr.
Simms succeeds Bill Pierson, for
merly of Highlands Hardware, who
since the death of J. Q. Pierson,
has been in charge of Mr. Pier
son's business here.
Mrs. Bertha Jones, of Spartan
burg, S. C, who owns a cottage
here, was in Highlands the first
of this week.
Mr. and Mrs, James A. Randall,
of Washington, D. G, are in High
lands visiting friends and relatives.
Mrs. Randall, formerly Miss Peg
gy Smith, of Highlands, was just
(Continued from Pag One)
a total of 209 to 212 for Republican
Bomb leads GOP Choices
By the nature of American poli
tics, President Roosevelt is the out
standing favorite choice for re
nomination. In the Republican
ranks, Borah of Idaho continues to
lead the field, a little better than
2 to 1 over Landon of Kansas in
second place. Knox of Illinois
runs a close third with Hoover
fourth. The break-down of Re
publican choices furnishes some
mighty interesting figures.
Even at this early stage of the
poll, the tabulation of state by state
returns and the break-down of the
voting for the various presidential
choices furnish speculative grounds
for voters everywhere. They show
them the political trends through
out the country, and months ahead
of the national conventions.
That was the big idea behind
this nation-wide "Next President"
poll, which The Franklin Press and
The Highlands Maconian, with 2,
000 other newspapers, launched
Ballots for All
There is still time to vote in
this poll. You will find the ballot
in an adjoining column. Clip, vote
and mail this ballot to this news
Break-down of the
First Second Third
Choice Choice Choice
Glass 626 128 93
Talmadge .... 510 145 103
Al Smith .... 497 246 181
Byrd 441 208 169
Ritchie 103 341 151
Owen Young.. 156 21
McAdoo 31 19 ....
Jim Reed .... 24 41 29
Others who have received widely
scattered Democratic votes for first,
second and third choices are: New
ton Baker, Douglas, Alfalfa Bill
Murray, Henry Ford, Father
Coughlin, Headley, Caffin, Hearst,
Roskob, Tugwell, Hull, Davis, Gar
ner, Colby, Smedley Butler, Ickes,
Wallace, Robinson, Thomas, Shep
pard, Harry Moore and Barclay.
Break-down pf the
First Second Third
Choice Choice Choice
Borah 5927 2328 1079
Landon 2887 1523 806
Knox 2432 2044 1367
Hoover 1347 548 560
Vandenberg .. 1093 574 348
Col. Roosevelt 686 597 350
Hughes 221 157 79
Lowden 157 161 227
Wadsworth ..121 83 44
Dickinson .... 93 205 61
Nye 59 23 47
Fish 23 67 35
Snell 19 51 13
Favorite sons and governors
came in for scattered votes in most
of the 33 states reporting so far
with the result that the list of
those receiving first, second and
third choice votes were many.
They included: Justice Roberts,
Dawes, Col. Lindbergh, Curtis,
Wynant, Glenn Frank, Wm. Allen
White, Hi Johnson, Norris, Henry
Ford, GoMzcns, Mills, Hurley, Cap
per, McCormick, Barbour, La Fol
lette, Dave Reed, Merriam, Robin
son, Ind., King, Deneen, Bruckley,
Christianson, Kohler, Hoffman,
Henry Allen, Pinchot, Hatfield,
Owen Young, Fletcher etc.
THIRD TARTY CHOICES
First Second Third
Choice Choice Choice
Townsend .... 203 31 19
Norman Thomas 117 13 15
La Follette ... 99 3 19
Borah 143 91 22
Fa. Coughlin.. 37 11 9
Olson 51 15 . 41
Nye 57 39 10
First, second and third choices
written in on "Third Party" ballots
included, Douglas, Knox, Landon,
Ritchie, Norris, Sinclair, Brisbane,
Snell, King, Patman, La Guardia,
Wheeler, Frazier, Sencke, Langer,
Clements, Pelley, Talmadge, Mur
ray, Jim Reed etc.
Lee Barnard Opens
New Grocery Store
A new grocery store, known as
"The Mimosa Store Just a Breath
from the Square," has been opened
by Lee Barnard in a building on
highway No. 28 opposite his home
Do you favor the re-election of
Or, do you favor the nomination, by the Democratic party, of some
Democrat other than President Roosevelt?
De you favor the election of a
If you are in favor of a Republican, whom do you wish nominated?
Or, if you favor the organization of a third party, whom would
you want this new party to nominate?
Every reader of this newspaper
sign his name. Vote now and mail
in West Franklin. Mr. Barnard
said he would carry "everything
for the kitchen."
Be Smn Tkey Property
Oeame tbe Wood
I ma waste matter fcoai m blood
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Tata you rosy suffer rugging bock-
oebe, dirties m, scanty or too frequent
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go rung op si nrgnt, swonca
Ihebs; feel nervous, miserable
LWt delav! Use Does't PeW
Dose's are especially lor poorfy fenc-
g todeeyv Joey are
edby grateful i
Get then from
For, two days only Saturday, October 26,
and Monday, October 28 we will offer with
every purchase of tinware amounting to 10
cents or more the opportunity of buying any of
the following items, usually priced much high
er, for an additional 10 Cents:
10-Quart Dairy Pails 6-Quart Pudding Pans
8-Quart Dish Pans 3-Quart Covered Bucket
fin r m. rk i r
iu-Vuri Avian rans o-iving murnn rans
Large Tin Rim Sieves 8-Ring Muffin Pans
All of the above items are of good grade
heavy tin. Only one bonus purchase as above
outlined will be allowed to each customer.
S. & L. 5" & 1 0" STORE
ON THE CORNER
may vote. No reader is required to
the ballot to this newspaper.
You Can't Beat
Pay & Take-It Coffee
THERE'S NO NEED TO TRY
If s Strong and Pure the Best
Money Can Bay
15c per Lb.
Ground to Satisfy
Pay & Take -It
On the Square
FRANKLIN SHOE SHOP SAYS
WE ARE STILL MENDING
When you need rest,
And a favor, too
We'll do our best
To mend your shoe.
FRANKLIN SHOE SHOP
"We Buy and Sen"
Box 212 Troy F. Horn
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