MISS JAN BUR'NETTE, Reporter ? Phone *559
MISS PHILLIPS BRIDE
OF JOE WILLIAM CROWE
Miss Annie Evelyn Phillips,
daughter of Mrs. J. R. Phillips
and the late Mr. Phillips, became
the bride of Joe William Crowe,
son of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin C.
Crowe, In a candlelight ceremony.
Saturday, June 4. in the Short
off Baptist Church.
The double-ring ceremony was
performed by the Rev. Robert
E. Ayers. of Brevard. A program
of wedding music was presented
by Mrs. O. P. Summer, pianist,
and Mrs. Louis A. Edwards, soloist.
Olven In marriage by her bro
ther-in-law. Neville Bryson. the
bride wore a gcwrn of white nylon
net and chantilly lace, with fitt
ed bodice and scalloped neckline.
The bouffant skirt extended into
a chapel train. Her fingertip veil
of bridal illusion was caught to
a tiara of seed pearls. The bride
carried a bouquet of white roses
centered with a white orchid.
Mrs. Neville Bryson, sister of
the bride, was matron of honor.
She wore a ballerina length dress
of blue net over taffeta and car
ried pink carnations. Bridesmaids
were Misses Doris Crowe, sister
of the bridegroom, Berta Lee Tal
ley, and Oeraldine James. They
wore pastel dresses fashioned like
that of the matron of honor, and
carried boupueta^of carnations.
Linda Ayers, ofBrevard, was
flower girl and Neddy Bryson was
Wayne Crowe served as his
brother's bestman. Ushers were
Morris Crowe. Clark Pickleslmer,
and Alvln Crowe, Jr.
Following the ceremony, a re
ception was given in the home
of Mr. and Mrs. Neville Bryson
on Fifth Street. Serving at the
bride's book was Mrs. Victor
The bride is a graduate of High
lands High School and Brevard
College. She has been associated
with the Edwards-Dillard Hard
ware Company for the past two
The bridegroom received his ed
ucation in Highlands School and
served four years in the U. S.
Navy. At present he is employed
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Franklin, N. C.
in the building business with his
For traveling, the bride chose
a white linen suit with matching
accessories and the orchid from
her bridal bouquet. After a wed
ding trip to Florida. Mr. and Mrs.
Crowe will make their home In
MISS ELIZABETH NEWTON
MARRIES JOHN FLANAGAN
Miss Elizabeth Newton, daugh
ter of Mr. and Mrs. WlUlam C.
Newton, of Highlands, became
the bride of John Arthur Flana
gan in a candlelight ceremony,
Sunday, June 5, In the Highlands
Mr. Flanagan is the son of
Mrs. John A. Flanagan and the
late Mr. Flanagan, of Franklin.
The double-ring ceremony was
performed by the Rev. Jack B.
Davidson, of Pendleton, 8. C. A
program of wedding music was
presented by Mrs. O. F. Summer,
organist, and Mrs. I/>uis A. Ed
The bride, who was given in
marriage by her father, wore a
gown of white embroidered crystal
ette. The gown was designed with
a fitted bodice and scoop neck
line with tapered sleeves ending
in points over the hands. The
bouffant skirt extended Into a
cathedral train. Her fingertip veil
of bridal illusion was attached
to a tiara of seed pearls. The
bride carried a bouquet of calla
Miss Mary Josephine Newton,
sister of the bride, was maid of
honor. She wore a dress of orchid
crystalette and carried a bouquet
of yellow asters. Bridesmaids were
Mrs. Marion R. 'Valtz. of Colum
bia, S. C., sister of the bridegroom,
and Miss Martha Holt, of High
lands, and Atlanta. Ga. They
wore dresses of pink crystalette
and carried bouquets of lavendar
Marion R. Waltz, of Columbia.
S. C., served as his brother-in
law's best man. Ushers were Jake
Tedder, of Mount Gilead, Mark
Waller of Fair Bluff, and Lyman
Gregory and Thomas W Angel,
HI. of Franklin.
Following the ceremony a re
ception was held at the home of
the bride's parents. Serving at
the reception were Mrs. Thomas
Harbison, Mrs. Davis Rhodes, Mrs.
John Miller, and Mrs. Don Wat
The bride is a graduate of
Highlands High School and
Woman's College, University of
North Carolina, Oreensboro.
The bridgroom is now attend
ing the University of North Caro
lina Law School In Chapel Hill.
For traveling the bride chose
a pink suit with black patent
leather shoes and the corsage
from her bridal bouquet.
Mrs. Newton, mother of the
bride, wore an aqua lace dress
with white accessories and a cor
sage of carnations. Mrs. Flanagen,
mother of the bridegroom, wore a
light blue dress with white acces
sories, and a carnation corsage.
Mr. and Mrs. Flanagan will
reside in Detroit, Mich., for the
summer, before returning lo Chap
el Hill in the fall.
Scouts Of Highlands
Get Court Awards
Six members of Highlands.
Troop 7. received advancements
of merit badges at a Smoky Moun
tain District Court of Honor last
Thursday in Sylva.
Jack W. Baldwin was awarded
Tenderfoot rank. The following
got merit badges: James Newton,
Forestry and Citizenship in Com
munity; Charles Crawford, safety;
William Lowe, Safety; Bobby Nor
ton, Citizenship in Nation; and
Arthur Rogers, Basketry.
This was the only Macon troop
represented at the court.
In Saturdays baseball game with
Cullowhee, Highlands came out .
on top by a score of 6 to 1.
"Snook" Thompson threw a five- i
hitter, with the game decided in j
the first inning when Baty singled.
Newton walked, and Thompson '
doubled off the center field bank.
Edwards was leading hitter with
two for four. Hal was the losing
In Sunday's game with the ;
Cashiers-Glenville team pitching I
duties were divided between Holt
and Henry, with Norton as catch
er. Potts was the leading hitter
with four for five. The score for
the game was 16 to 2.
On Saturday, June 18, the High
lands team will travel to Sylva
to play the colored team there.
On Sunday, June 19. they will
play the Franklin team in High
lands. The starting time for the
games is 2:30.
Macon County was settled in
Davis, Former Mayor, Dies
In Hospital Here At Age 90
William Smith Davis, whose
active civic life saw him serve two
towns as mayor, died Sunday in
the Highlands Community Hos
pital at the age of 90.
A native of Hampton. Ga., he
served as mayor of both Hampton
Funeral services for Mr. Davis
were conducted Tuesday at 9 a. m.
at the Highlands Methodist
Church by the pastor, the Rev.
R. T. Houts, assisted by the Rev.
L. B. Hayes, of Salisbury. Follow
ing the service the body was taken
to the Mt. Carmel Methodist
Church in Henry County, Ga., for
a brief service prior to burial in
the church cemetery.
Born July 15. 1864. he was th?
son of Dr. Isaiah C. and Mr?.
Lou Griffin Davis. November 27.
1884. Mr. Davis was married to
Miss Carrie A. Wood, of Jones
boro. Ga.. who died July 12. 1913.
On May 20, 1915. he was married
to Miss Rebecca Lake Pierson, of
Highlands who survives.
After serving as mayor of Hamp
ton. Mr. Davis in 1914 moved to
Highlands for his health and he
later served this town as mayor
also. He was very active in church
work and played' a large role in
the construction of churches in
both Hampton and Highlands.
In addition to his wife, he is
survived by three daughters. Mrs.
A. D. Bolton, of Commerce, Ga.,
Mrs. W. W. Mitchell, of Riverdale,
Ga., and Mrs. Alexander Kenner.
of Wilmore. Ky.: a son, the Rev.
Warner P. Davis, of Carlyle, Ky.;
10 grandchildren: and 29 great
Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Phiney and
son, of Miami. Fla., have arrived
at their new home in Broadview
Acres for the season.
Mr. and Mrs. Elbert Wilkey. of
Robbinsville. spent the week-end
with Mr. and Mrs. Echol Rowland
at their home on Laurel Street.
Miss Eva Cleaveland, of High
lands. and Bridgeport. Conn., has
arrived at her home on Fourth
Street for the season.
Mr. and Mrs. L. Eugene Walter
had as guests over the week-end.
Mrs. L. A. Walter and Jackie E.
Walter, of Kannapolis.
Clyde Gibson, of the United
States Navy, is spending a leave
with his parents. Mr. and Mrs.
Mrs. Irene James is spending
several weeks in Staten Island,
N. Y. While tlliere she is visiting
her daughter and son-in-law. Mr.
and Mrs. Walter Taylor, and their
small daughter, Diana.
Miss Mary Houston, of Fair
fax, Va., is visiting friends and
relatives in Highlands.
Mr. and Mrs. W. G. Crawford
and chidlren, of Fort Lauderdale.
Fla., are spending some time with
Mrs. W. T. Crawford at her home
in Greenwood Forest.
Miss Mary Gregory, who taught
at Highlands High School, the
past school term, has returned
to her home in Kershaw, S. C.
Mr. and Mrs. Sam Sharpe and
Mrs. Ema Hooper, of Robbinsville,
visited in Highlands Sunday.
Mrs. Raymond Crowder and
laughter. Mary Ellen, of Rich
mond, Va.. are spending two weeks
vith Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence
Mrs. OUie Norton, of Virginia,
.pent several days here this week.
3he was called here due to the
death of her brother. Lambert
Charles Dorris is spending sev
eral days in Miami. Fla.. on a
Dr. and Mrs. Sam Scott, of
Florida, arrived at their home
>n the Dillard road. Wednesday,
rune 15. for the summer season.
Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Buker and
daughter, of Florida, have rented
i cottage on the Franklin road
for the summer
Mr. and Mrs. W. A Paxton
lave moved from Highlands ?fter
) Derating the Paxton House, now
he Potts House, for about a year.
Mr and Mrs. Herbert O. Press
ev, of Brevard, visited Mr. and
tlrs. Sidney McCarty during th*
veek. Mrs. Pressley is the former
Miss Mary Lou McCarty.
Mrs. Carolyn G. Tucker, of
VTiami. Fla.. has arrived at her
lUmmer home in Greenwood For
est for the season.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Moss and
amily. of Miami, have returned
o tjieir home on the Asheville ,
oad for the summer.
Mr. and Mrs. Neville W. Wilson j
ind small, son have moved to j
highlands after spending the win- 1
er in Clark- ville. Ga where Mr.
iVilson attended trade school.
Mrs. O. E. Young, of West Palm 1
?teach. Fla.. p ending a few
lays in Highlands befoie a trip
o New York
Mr. and Mrs. Carrol Hamrick 1
ind family, of Opopka. Fla., are
spending a month in Highlands.
Mrs Orion Mitcher. of Opopka.
fra . has arrived at her home on <
the Dillard road for the summer
Mrs. Pierson Watson, of Tryon, :
lias arrived at her new home on
Mrs. John L. Jacobs and daugh
ters, of Atlanta. Ga., have opened
their home on Bearpen for the
Paul Vincentlus Is occupying a
cottage in Blanchard Court for
Lyman Wilson left this week
for Fairfax, Va., where he will
be employed for the summer.
Mr. and Mrs. Claude Rogers
and family have returned to their
home on the Dillard road after
spending the winter away from
Mr. and Mrs. Chester Whittle
and children have arrived at their
home on Fifth Street for the
Mrs. C. C. Johnson, of Augusta,
Ga., has arrived at their home
on the country club grounds ? for
Mr. and Mrs. Davis A. Rhodes
and Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Reese
spent Sunday in Jonesboro, Ga..
visiting the Rev. and Mrs. John
; Mr. and Mrs. L. W. Hill spent
the week-end at their home on
the country club grounds.
Mr. and Mrs. Worth Sherrill,
of Miami, Fla., are spending some
time at their home in Whiteside
Mr. and Mrs. D. E. Linardy.
of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., have
returned to their home in Horse
Cove for the season.
Miss Doris Crowe has returned
to her home after a visit with
Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Rogers in
Mr. and Mrs. John Russell,
of Orlando, Fla., have returned
to their home in Highlands for
Mr. and Mrs. Louis H. Clay,
of New Orleans, La., have return
ed to their home on the country
Mr. and Mrs. W. J. J. Chase,
of Atlanta, Ga., are spending
some time at their home on Bear
Mr. and Mrs. C. T. Dalton. of
Fairfax, Va., are spending'a short
time visiting their family and
friends in Highlands.
j Mrs. M. L. Coker, of Cordele,
Ga., has returned for the summer
to open The Condiment Shop.
Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Jones, of
Lenoir, are spending some time
at their home on the country
Mrs. Charles Wood Jr., and
family, of Manassas. Va? are
spending some time visiting Mr.
1 and Mrs. Floyd Crane. 4
Mr. and Mrs. Ed Ferger and
family, of Fort Meyers, Fla., have
! returned for the season to open
Skyland Court on the Asheville
Mrs. W. R. Dear, of Washing
ton, D. C., is spending some time
at her home on the Cashiers
Mr and Brs. J. P. Byers and
family, of Anderson, S. C.. have
returned to open the Byers Mens
Shop for the summer months.
Mr. and Mrs. Joe W. Crowe
have returned form their wedding j
trip to Florida and are now living |
in one of the Phillip's houses on
the Asheville road.
The present courthouse here
was built in 1880.
Thompson It Director;
Dance Plans Schedule
To Be Announced
The Highlands Recreational
Center Is now open to the public
from 9 to 5 o'clock daily.
Richard Thompson, a physical
education major at Westerfn Caro
lina College, is the director (or
Activities available include ten
nis, badminton, table tennis, horse
shoes, card games, scuffle board,
and a newly-added archery range.
Lessons are given free in all these
Plans are now under way for
the folk, square, and round dances
to be held in the building on the
recreational grounds. The nights
on which these are to be held
will be announced later.
The public is invited to make
use of the center. Only a small
charge is made for a season's use
of its facilities and this goes to
the maintenance of equipment.
The Highlands Garden Club
will meet today (Thursday* at
2:30 p. m. at the Flat Mountain
home of Mrs. A. T. Carter.
The meeting will center on the
August flower show.
Garden club members, and all
others interested in the success
of the flower show, are requested
to be present.
Tea will be served to those at
O. E. S. Delegates
Leave For Meeting
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Harbison,
worthy matron and worthy patron
of Highlands" Chapter 284. Order
of Eastern Star, and Miss Doro
thea Harbison left Monday. June
13, for Charlotte, as delegates to
the 50th anniversary meeting of
the grand chapter organization.
They were accompanied by Mr?.
Alice Shultz, of Sarasota, Fla.,
i past grand Matron, grand juris
j diction, of the State of Florida.
; Christian Science services will
be held at 11 a. m. Sunday morn
ings and on the second and fourth
Wednesdays of each month, it.
has been announced.
These services will be held in the
building formerly known as the
S. T. Marett building, which is
now owned by Mr. and Mrs. W. P.
Hedden. It is next to the Galax
STORY HOUR CHANCED
A story hour for children, pre
viously announced for Tuesdays
at the Hudson Library, will be
held every Wednesday at 10 a. m.
with Mrs. Upton Ewing in charge,
it has been announced.
The wool crop sold through
North Carolina pools will total
185,000 pounds in 1955.
JIM FISHER'S LAKE
8 Miles Out of Highlands 011 Dillard Road.
The finest trout fishing in North Carolina.
HEAVILY STOCKED WITH BROOK
AND RAINBOW TROUT
Lake Open Daily 10 a. m.
Boats and Bait Available at Lake
WE WILL BE CLOSED
Saturday, June 18th
In order to donate the use of our building for the
The "Belles of the Bustle" and
"Brothers of the Brush"
Will be held in our building Saturday night
FRANKLIN FEED MILL
JOHN CTNMNGHAM, Mgr.