PURCELL WILL BE ON RADIO NEXT SUNDAY First Of 'Methodist Hour' > Broadcasts Set For 8:30 A. M. Of general interest here, and especially to Methodists, is the announcement that the first South-wide radio broadcast of t "The Methodist Hour" will be heard throughout the South Sunday morning at 8:30 o'clock Eastern standard time, over an Independent network of 36 sta tions. , Bishop Clare Purcell, presi dent of the college of bishops of the Southeastern Jurisdiction of the Methodist church, will be the speaker. The broadcast will originate from Station WSB in Atlanta, and will be heard over two other stations in this area, WWNC in Asheville and WNOX in Knoxville. Dr. William F. Quillian, exe cutive secretary of the South eastern Jurisdictional council of the church, announced that other "Methodist Hour" pro grams will be heard during May and June. This first broadcast ; by the council is in cooperation I with the South Central Juris dictional Council and the Uppei Room. The Council is a member of the Southern Religious Radio conference, which is composed of the radio committees of the Baptist, Presbyterian, and Meth odist churches and representa tives of certain radio stations. Bishop Purcell will speak' on "The Church That Is To Be' . He is resident bishop of the Charlotte area of the South eastern Jurisdiction, a member of the General Commission on Army and Navy Chaplains, and a member of the North Caro lina Council of Churches. CHARLIE BROWNING HEADS MERRYMACKS AT BREVARD Charlie Browning, of Franklin, a student at Brevard college, heads the institution's Merry macks. which is made up of members of the college's dra matic club. The group is pre senting a series of dramatic programs, an announcement from the college explains. Electric sealed beam automo bile headlights, more than twice as efficient as filament lamps, were introduced in 1937. F yr Sheriff After careful consideration, I have decided to announce my self as a candidate for Sheriff of Macon County, subject to the coming Democratic primary. If it is the will of the people to elect me, I shall endeavor in every w^- possible to prove my self worthy of their confidence. I am a native of Macon County and have lived here all my life, and I believe I know the people of this county and know how to serve them. L B PHILLIPS. ? Political Advertising F14 ? tfc For Solicitor Dan K. Moore, Sylva attorney and recently discharged veteran of World War II, has announc ed that he would be a candidate for the office of Solicitor of the Twentieth Judicial District in the coming Democratic pri mary. Mr. Moore was educated in the public schools of Sylva and at the University of North Car olina. After completing his edu cation, he opened his offices in Sylva and practiced law there from 1828 until he entered the service in 1943. He served with the Army Ground Forces in the Medical Department and later in the Judge Advocate Depart ment until his discharge in Oc tober, 1945. Thirteen months of this service was on the Euro pean Continent. After his dis charge, he reopened his offices in Sylva, where he is now prac ticing. During his fifteen years' prac tice prior to his entry into the service, Mr. Moore was active in civic, religious and political affairs in his town and county. He served as county and city attorney for twelve years, rep resenting his county in the 1941 Session of the General As sembly, and is now and has been for many years a member of the Board of Trustees of the University of North Carolina, and is a member of the ?tate Democratic Executive Commit tee. He is a Mason, a member of and past President of the Sylva Rotary Club, and for the past seventeen years has been a member of the Board of Stewards of the 8ylva Metho dist Church. Mr. Moore is the son of the late ? Judge Fred Moore and Lela Enloe Moore, and is a nephew of the late Judge Wal ter Moore. He Is married and has two children. rii-itc Vp||t jcaj Advertutnf Ntgro Couplfe Hii Surprise P*rty On 52nd Anniveriary George W. Love, well known Macon County Negro, and his wife were born and reared in the West's Mill community, and the other day, still living in that community, they celebrat ed their 52nd wedding anniver sary. They were married Feb ruary 7, 1894 Their daughter, Viola Buclt son. representing all the chil dren, surprised them by pre senting them with gifts? a cake, a gold tie clasp (or her father, and a gold neckpiece for her mother. She also presented them with $130. Money gifts from friends amounted to $8. and they received many congratulatory cards. Seven of their eight children are living, and there also are nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild. The American Institute of Electrical Engineers was organ ized fn 1884 to advance the the ory and practice of electrical engineering and of the arts and sciences and to maintain a high professional standard among members. Farmers make up about 23 per cent of the U. S. population. 6 Men From Thii County Enliited In Regular Navy The navy recruiting office in Asheville has announced the names of six Macon County men who recently have enlist ed in the regular navy. The six are Jack Lee Wom ack of Cullasaja, Kenneth Hol land of Cullasaja. Eugene Nor ris of Franklin, Steve A" Mc Connell of Cullasaja. Jesse Roy Thompson of Franklin, and William Edward Ballard of Cul lasaja. PITTSBURGH ? Gene Han num is the star of his father's basketball team at Carnegie Tech. Radio's first commercial pro* gram was sponsored by a Jack son Height*. N Y., real estate company in 1822. Street lighting by electric arc lamps was introduced in 1879 when Cleveland illuminated its public square. NOTICE The Loyal Order of Moose meets regular ly on the first and third Thursday nights of each month at 7:30. LAKE V. SHOPE, Sec. EYES EXAMINED ? GLASSES FITTED DR. ALDEN C. DOWNS Will examine eyes and fit glasses in Franklin at Montague Hotel, Friday,, February 22nd. Dr. Downs Is a graduate Optical Doctor and is licensed by North Carolina State Board of Optometry. If you don't see well to read or sew or if you don't see well at a distance, or if you have headache and nervous ness, consult Dr. Alden C. Downs on above date. Dr. Alden C. Downs has examined eyes and fitted glasses for over fifteen thousand satisfied patients. 3ty: "I mw H tdverttotd in The Pm?". ANNOUNCEMENT ? I wish to announce to the public that I have purchased the SHELL SERVICE STATION At the intersection of the Asheville and Highlands roads All Shell Products Washing ? Greasing Tire Service We shall appreciate you? patronage, and assure you it will be our constant aim to give you COURTEOUS SERVICE ? Lakeview Service Station J. C. Jacobs, Owneir R. E. Jacobs, Manager , IV 1 Oh, what theyd give to be in YOUR shoes ! H, what most of the human race would give to be in your shoes! Clothing that you may consider old can bring new life to some suffering person to whom war brought despair and destitution. Goal of the Victory Clothing Collection is 100,000,000 garments, plus shoes and bed ding. If your contribution seems negligible, bear this in mind: Every garment you give means one more human being saved from cold or sickness or possibly death. About 25,000,000 people overseas re ceived clothing collected from Americans last spring. But for every person clothed so far, a dozen more remain virtually thread bare. Your spare clothing will be distrib uted free, without discrimination, to victims of Nazi and Jap oppression in Europe, the Philippines, and the Far East. Dig into your attics, trunks, and closets today ... dig out all the serviceable cloth ing you can possibly spare . . . take it to your local collection depot now. If you doubt the need for it overseas, ask the boys who've been there! Victory Clothing Collection for Overseas Relief SS This advertisement was prepared by the Advertising Council for the Victory Clothing Collection, and is sponsored by DUEL'S DRUG STORE BELK'S DEPARTMENT STORE FRANKLIN HARDWARE CO. THE BANK OF FRANKLIN BRYANT FURNITURE CO. PERRY'S DRUG STORE WESTERN AUTO ASSOCIATE STORE What YOU Can Do! ii | Get together all the clothing you can tpare. 2 Toko it to your local collection depot immediately. Volunteer tome spare time to yovr local committee. Dig Out Your Spare Clothing TODAY! V overcoats V topcoats V suits J jacket* V pants V shoes J dresses if skirts J gloves cop* V *w?at?r* V rob?? V undarwaar ^ pajamas V bedding The more you do the better youll feel CAMPAIGN CLOSES FEBRUARY 23 ? 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