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THE FRANKLIN PRESS AND THE H1CMLAN6S MACONIAN
I CHURCH NOTES
Churtihfof the Inaarnatkm
Rev. Fra&k Bioxham, Rectqr
) 4 p. m. -Evetiing prayer and
, sermon. .
. lnursaay, April o j-enien service
and studv class. 3d. m,
Highlands Presbyterian Church
Rev. R. B. DuPree, Paatos-
10 a. m. Church school.
11 a. m. Worship.
7:30 p. m. Christian Endeavor.
' Highlands Methodist Church
Rev. W. F. Beadle, Pastor .
10 a. m. Worship.
, 11 a. m. Worship.
3 p. m. Worship.
5 p. m. Junior League.
Highlands Baptist Church
Rev. J. G. Benfield, Pastor
10 a. m. Sunday school, 'i .'
11 a. m. Sermon.
6:45 p. m. B. T. U. .
,7 :45 p. m. Sermon.
Mr; and Mrs. N. W. Talley, of
Highlands, announce the marriage
of their daughter, Miss Sharlee
Talley, to Richard Burton on Sun
day, March 26, in Clayton, Ga. Mr.
Burton is the son of Mr. and Mrs.
Albert Burton, of Atlanta. Accom
panying the young people to Clay
ton were: Miss Myrtle Brysori,
Claud, Radford, and Thomas Tal
ley, brothers of the bride, and Ver
lin Burton, brother of the groom.
After a short stay with Mrs.
Burton's parents, the couple return
ed to Atlanta; where they will make
their home. v
P.-T.'A. TO ELECT
OFFICERS APRIL 4
will hold its annual election of of
ficers at the regular meeting on
Tuesday afternoon. April 4. at 4:45
o'clock. After " the business session;
Mrs. O. F. Summer's music pupib
will give a number of piano selec
tions, and by request Mrs. J. M.
Hall and Mrs. O. F. Summer will
sing Schubert's Serenade, with the
piano accompaniment by Mrs. R.
B. DuPree. The fourth grade, under
the direction of Miss Mattie Wilkes,
will present a short play, "Cinder
ella." Tea will be served in the
The public is invited and all
members are asked to make a spe
cial effort to be present at the
MRS. BARAK WRIGHT. U
PASSES MONDAY MORNING
Funeral services for Mrs. Barak
Wright, who died in her 86th. year
at her home in Shortof f early Mon-r
day morning, were conducted at the
residence by the Rev. W. F.
Beadle at 10 o'clock Tuesday morn
ing. Burial was in the Highlands
Mrs. Wright was a member oi
one of Macon county's oldest and
most prominent families, and a loyal
member of the Methodist church
since early childhood. She is sur
vived by one .son, Henry M. Wright,
YOU SHOULD KNOW fat
cost ef ever funeral we direct fc
controlled by each farad. White we
maintain the highest standards
service ki every fanerel ear canlJscsv
tial prices are never more, often less, "
than publicly known costs. The enBre
expense Is determined In the shales
of furnishings and Heme ef service
IN OUR OPINION eveiyleoV
should know, aot ffres abeut fun
eral mailers including the cosset
cost We (write Inquiries.
-V.GNI 10ft ; : Nlf,HT PHONE 10
with whom she made her home, and
one daughter, Miss Addie Wright.
The active pallbearers were J. Rv
Phillips, S.'A, Calloway, W,. P.
Hedden, G. R. McConnell, Harold
McConnell, and J. R. Wright
Mrs. J. W. Edwards and Mrs.
Don Watson were in charge of the
MRS. HICKS ENTERTAINS
ADULT EDUCATION CLASS .
Mrs.. J.E. Hicka entertained the
Adult Education class at its month
ly luncheon last week. Those pres
ent were Mrs. Annie Westbrook,
class teacher, Mrs. R. A. Baty, Mr9.
Jamie Rogers, Mrs. Sam Baty, and
the Misses Frances and Corinne
This class; expects to begin the
study of home arts and handcraft
the first of April..
MRS. J. E. ROOT HOSTESS
TO CARD CLUB
Mrs. J. E. Root was hostess to
the Wednesday Afternoon Card
club on March 22 at her 'home on
West Main street. The living room
and sun-room, where the three
tables of players assembled, were
brightly decorated with spring flow
ers. The high score prize, a lovely
leather desk set, went to Mrs. Eliot
Caziarc. Mrs. J. A Hines was final
winner of the traveling prize, a
leather-covered letter file.
During the tea hour following the
game, Mrs. Root was assisted in
serving fruit salad and sandwiches
by her sister-in-law, Mr& W. H.
MRS. EARL CRUNKLETON
GIVES QUILTING PARTY
Those enjoying a quilting party
given by Mrs. Earl Crunkleton on
Thursday of last 'week, were Mrs.
John Baty, Mrs. Richard Cobb,
Mrs. Myron Russell, Mrs, Tom
Crunkleton, Mrs. Ray Norton, Mrs.
J. E. Hicks, Mrs. Roy Speed, and
Mrs. R. A. Baty. A dolicious lunch
eon was served at noon, and the
quilting resumed in the afternoon.
Mrs. Crunkleton was assisted in
entertaining by Miss Connie Brad-
MANY ATTEND LIONS
More than a hundred people en
joyed the square dance and box
supper, sponsored by the Lioas chib
at Helen's Barn on March 25. The
crowd danced till 11 p clock, when
the sale of the boxes began, with
Ralph Rucker acting aa auctioneer.
Quite a few parties were formed
and the contents of boxes spread
and eaten in picnic fashion. Miss
Peggy Thompson woo the prize
given for the prettiest girl, and
Fred Houck the prize for the ugli
est man. These prizes were a
couple of cakes baked 'and given
by Mrs. F. H. Potts A net profit
of $68 was realized.
Begining April 1 there will be a
square dance .every Saturday night
at Helen's Barn.
HIGHLANDS LIONS ATTEND
BANQUET AT CLAYTON
Numbered among the members of
the Highlands Lions club attending
the ladies' night banquet given by
the Clayton Lions club on Thurs
day evening, March 23, were Mr.
and Mrs. W, A Hays, Mr. and
Ut9. Thad Dv Smith, Mr. and Mrs.
C. C. Potts, Mr. and Mrs. J. E.
Hicks, 5. A Wilson, W. W. Ed
wards, and Louis Edyards.
Mr. and Mrs. Thad D. Smith
were called to Tucfcaeigee last
Friday on account of the death of
Mr. Smith's mother, Mrs. J. H.
Smith. Funeral services were con
ducted from the Tuckaseigee Bap
tist church on Saturday afternoon.
The Rev, and Mrs. J, G. Benfield
and Mr. and Mrs, J. E. Hicks were
among those from Highlands who
attended this funeral.
The Christian Endeavor Union
honored its basketball team with a
spaghetti supper on Thursday eve
ning, March 23, at the home of
Mrs. H. P. P. Thompson, celebrat
ing their 1939 Macon county bask
Mrs. C. E. Mitchell has gone to
Hawkinsville, Ga., to visit her
mother and recuperate from an at
tack of influenza.
Floyd Waller of Joplln, Mo., who
has been ill at the home of his
sister, Mrs. Ed Rogers, for the past
several months, is very much im
-infi r I LrMMiMaifct ' AmmniiMil
Honor students of the Highlands
High school graduating class are,
Miss Peggy Thompson, valedictor
ian, and L. C, Nix, salutatorian.
Miss Thompson is the 17-year-old
daughter of Mrs. Helen Thompson
and the late Dr. H. P. P. Thomp
son. She . is president of the senior
class, and of the high school liter
ary society. Mr. Nix is the 18-year-old
son of the Rev. and Mrs. J.
Q. Nix, and is editor-in-chief of
the school's newspaper, The .Moun
tain Trail. t .
Miss Lois Ledford of Dillard,
Ga., was the week-end guest of
Mr. and Mrs. Alonzo Knight.
Mr. and " Mrs. G. A. Townsend
have returned to their home, "Far
Horizons," after a three months'
sojourn in Orlando, Fla.
Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Reese, the
Rev. and Mrs. J. G. Benfield, and
Guy Paul attended the Macon
County Sunday convention at Holly
Springs last Sunday. Going down
with Mr. Paul were his daughter,
Mr.s J. W. Edwards, and his son,
Herbert Paul, who visited their
aunt, Mrs. Margaret Williams at
Mrs. F. W. Altstaetter and her
daughter, Miss Anne Altstaetter,
returned to Savannah Sunday after
spending the week-end at their
summer place, "Laurel Lodge.''
Miss Sarah Bridges Thompson, a
student at Queen's-Chicora college,
is expected to arrive next week to
spend the Easter holidays with her
mother, Mrs. H. P. P. Thompson.
The Lions Club held its semi
monthly meeting and supper at
Hotel Edwards Monday evening.
Mrs. M. M. Hopper is slowly im
proving from a week's illness at her
home on the Dillard road.
MONEY FROM HOGS
A group of Robeson county farm
ers sold four cars of fat hogs last
week at top prices of $7.20 a hun
dred and grossing $4,306.83 for the
shipment These small cooperative
markets organized to serve the
farmers have been used as a ready
source of cash income and to stab
ilize the local market price, report
county farm agents.
Rev. J. A Flanagan, Pastor
Franklin (Each Sunday)
10 a. m. Sunday school
11 a. m, Worship services.
Morrison (Each Sunday)
2:30 p. m. Sunday school.
(Each 2nd and 4th Sunday)
3:30 p. m. Worship services.
SL Agaee Epiecorjal Church
The Rev. Frank Bloxhaun, Rector
11 a. m. Holy communion and
Lenten services Wednesday 7:30
Friday, 3 p. m. followed by Mis
sion Study Class.
Franklin Methodist Church
The Rev. I von L. Roberts, Pastor
10 a. m. Sunday school.
11 a. m. Worship ' services.
6 p. m. Vesper service.
Rett. C F. Rogers, Paetor
9 AS a. m. Sunday school.
11 a. m. Preaching service.
7 p. m. B. T. U.
8:00 p. m. Preaching service.
Wednesday, 8 p. m. -Prayer service
Rev. A R. RoWbacher, Pastor
Services in American Legion hall
second and fourth Sundays at 8 a.m.
Rev. J. C. Swaim, Pastor
1st Sunday Union II o'clock a. m. ;
Hickory Knoll, 2 o'clock p. m.;
Asbury, 3 o'clock p. m.
2nd Sunday Mt. Zion, 11 o'clock;
Maiden's Chapel, 3 o'clock p. m.
3rd Sunday Asbury, 11 o'clock
3rd Sunday Asbury, 11 o'clock;
Mulberry, 2 p. m. ; XJryman's Chap
el, 3 p. m. ; Union, 7:30 p. m.
4th Sunday Patton's 11' o'clock
a. m. ; Maiden's Chapel, 3 o'clock
p. m,; Mt. Zion, 2 o'clock pr m.
Baptist Preachers To
Meet On April 3
The Baptist preacher.s. of Macon
county will meet at the Franklin
Baptist church at 11 a. m. on April
3- r''.';" .
Important matters pertaining to
the Kingdom work will be. discuss
ed, followed by a period' of Bible
All the preachers are expected to
Rev. J. G. Benfield, President
. Rev. R. T. Mayberry, Sec.
We are exclusive dealers in Highlands and
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The best crop producing fertilizers on the mark
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are kind to flowers
BUT NOT TO HOMES I
FIX UP YOUR HOME
for Now and Later
Is your roof ready for the spring thunder
storms just arriving? Are all. wood surfaces
protected from alternate soaking and drying
with a coating of good paint? Check these
points before you consider your home ready
for spring. 4
Franklin Hardware Co.
Hardware and Builders Supplies
A. R. HIGDON, Manager FRANKLIN, N. C.
Ccwee Five Defeats
Murphy Monday Night
In a basketball game played at
the Franklin high school gym Mon
day night the Cowee All-Stars de
feated MurpHy All-Stars by a
score of 42 to 33. '
The Cowee team has played 21
games during the .season, winning
13. and losing eight, and the team
has made an average of, 32 points
per game. .
The game Monday night was the
last of the .season. ,
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