Society and Personals
Or WTl l.IAMSTON and MAKTLN COCMTT
In Cwsuell Sunday
Mr. and Mrs Woodrow Lawrence,
Mr Ed Hardison. Miss Louise Rob
erson, Messrs Noah and Bill Rob
erson, visited in Creswell Sunday
Returns to Greenville
Miss Lou Allie Whitehurst has re
turned to her home in Greenville
after a visit here with Mrs. Gladys
At Pamlico This Week
Mrs. P B Cone and sister, Mrs.
Fulgham of Wilson. Misses Sara
Cone and Nell Harrison are visiting
at Pamlico this week.
Returns to Tarboro
Mrs Blanche Anderson has rr
turned t< Tarboro aftet visit here
At Pamlico Sunday
Misses Thelma Lilley and Ernest
ine Barber. Messrs. Carroll Crockett
and Will.am Huislip visited at Pam
hi Visiting Friends Here
Miss Victory Bain, of Philadel
Attend Plant Opening Here
Mr. and Mrs Suai Guldman i4
Philadelphia. Mr. Oliver Newcombe,
of Gr en lock. N J Mr Fielding, c?f
Collins wood, and Mr Meyer Levine,
of Glassboro, N. J., attended the
opening of the Goldman Package
Manufacturing Company plant here
Visting Relatives Here
Miss Natalie Gould, of Manteo, is
visiting relatives hen for a few'
Leaves for Raleigh
Mrs. William?Henry ??Johnson
leaves this, week for Raleigh where
Mr. Johnson is nov\ employed
Return from Miami
Mr. and Mrs Eddie Tialiey re
turned Sunday from a visit with rel
atives in Miami
Miss Rather me Hardisoig Miss
Mary Caistarphen, Messrs. C D.
Bill and Sutton Caistarphen at
tended the Methodist homecoming,
in Hamilton Sunday.
In Tennessee Tkis Week
Mr J G. Staton is in Ten nets*-*1
this week purchasing cattle for hu>
Rev and Mrs S J Starnes and
family attended th? Methodist
Church homecoming in Hamilton on
Return from World's Fair
Messrs. Fred Taylor and Leman
Barnhill have returned from a week's
trip to the World's Fan
Visiting in Raleigh
Mrs Paul Jones is visiting in Ral
eigh for a few days
Returns from Virginia Beach
Miss Lorene Weaver has returned
from < week's stay at Virginia
Was Here sui?da>
Mass Frances Barnhill. uf Durham,
visited Miss Mamie Clyde Taylor
Return to Norfolk
Mrs. Steven Copelarul and daugh
ter have returned to Norfolk after
a week's visit here with Mrs Mary
Attend Homecoming in Hamilton
Mr and Mrs Abner Brown attend
ed the homecoming in Hamilton on
Visiting in Hamilton
Mrs J A Kent and daughter,
Bobby, of Lyons. N Y . are visiting
Mr and Mrs .1 \ Poole, in Hamil
Mr. and Mrs Charles Godwin.
| Misses Mary Charles Godwin Vir
ginia Williams and Maud Taylor
j have returned from frw w eks'
i stay at Pamlico.
In Rocky Mount Sunday
Mr. Ernest Meai. visited in Rocky
i Mount Sunday
Is Visiting Here
Mrs. A H. Goodmon. of Raleigh,
is visting Mr and Mrs Ray Good
Visits in Roanoke Rapids
Ray Goodmon, Jr., visited in Ro
lanoke Rapids and Tarboro Thurs
?' day ;
Spends Week-end Here
Whit Purvis. student at the Uni-1
versify, Chapel Hill, visited his mo
ther. Mrs Daisy Purvis, here last
Returns to Greensboro
M ias Lettie Jones has returned to
her home in Greensboro after a vis
it here with Mrs Daisy Purvis.
In Ply month Sunday
Miss Ella Mae Gaylord and Mr
Bill Abbitt visited in Plymouth on
Return from Tarboro
Mrs Irving Margolis and daugh
ter, Sandra, have returned from a
visit in Tarboro. Friends will be glad
to learn that Mrs. Margolis' mother
i> improving from a recent illness.
Recovers from llloew
Miss Rachel Johnson has recover
ed from an attack of malaria
At Nags Head l?a.st W eek-end
Misses Ruby Harrison, Ella Wynne
Critcher, Elya Grace BarntyHl, Lola
Phillips, Buck Handy and Gertrude
Rogers visited at Nags Head last
? - .
Attend Game Here Sunday
Mr. and Mrs. Garland Yelverton,
Mr. and Mrs. Tom Roberson and Mr
and Mrs. Bill Manlcv. of Goldsboro.
attended the game here Sunday and
visited Mrs. Daisy Purvis.
In Visiting Here
Miss Margaret Everett, of Wash
ington. w visiting here for a few
Return from Georgia
Mrs. Bob Eve/ett and Miss Ruth
Norton have returned from a two
weeks' stay in Clayton, Ga. Little
Miss Judy Sullivan, of Apderson. S.
C.. accompanied them home for a
Returns to Norfolk
Bob Everett, Jr., has returned to
the Norfolk Naval Training school
after a visit here with his parents.
Mr' and Mis. Bob Everett.
Visit at Nags Head
Dr. and Mrs. E. T. Walker accom
panied Mr. and Mrs. George Griffin,
of Raleigh, to Nags Head for Sunday
and Monday. ?
Johntum urn! Johnson
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LA INKS' DRESSES
Our Kiyuliir l.OO DrM1*. Q
On Sale For Onlv ^
Out' Table Shoe*?
Rroken Sizrs. Our
Our liM DRESSES?On
Nebular 2 AH) Shop*
WOMEN'S M WNISII SI1TS?\ll w.*,l. in airi|M>?
and xhark *kin rumhinalimiM. On Sale
FOR THE LADIES
Regular 1.00 DRESSES 49c
Regular 2.00 DRESSES ?1.00
Clearance On All Summer Wearing Apjtarel
Miss Rebecca Harrison Weds
John Tulloss Here Saturday
Yow? Spoken in Private Ore- J
mony Before Rn. Smith
In Baptist* Church
Mrs. C A. Harrison announces the
marriage of her daughter, Rebecca I
Elizabeth, to John William Tuiloss,
on Saturday, the thirteenth of July,
in the Memorial Baptist Church in
an impressive ceremony in the pres
ence of members of the families.
Rev James H Smith, pastor of the
The church was decorated with j
white gladioli, potted plants and
ivy. A tall standard with seven can
dles formed a background and it was
flanked on each side by graduated
sized baskets of white gladioli and
fever few around which were used
Mrs. Wheeler Martin rendered a
program of nuptial music before the
entrance of the bride and groom un
attended to the strains of the wed
ding march from Lohengrin.
I The bride wore a white spectator
I cable cord net suit with an English
! cut coat and brown and white ac
! cessories. Her corsage was of brown
1 orchid# ?
Mrs Tuiloss is the daughter of
! Mrs. Claudius Augustus Harrison arid
i the late Mr. Harrison. She is prom
i inently connected in this county as
j well as in Edgecombe where her
? maternal ancestors lived. She at
I tended Salem College, Winston-Sul
! em. and is a graduate of the Woman's
i College of the University of North
| Carolina. For two years she was a
member of the Williamston primary
school faculty and the past year was
a member of the faculty of the city
schools of High Point.
Mr. Tuiloss is the son of Mr. and
Mrs. Fred Tuiloss, of Hay Springs.
I Nebraska. He attended the Univer
sity, of Nebraska in Omaha and is
j now district representative for the
! John Deere Company, of Atlanta.
He has been in Williamston for sev
; eral years and has made many
j friends here.
The couple left immediately after
j the ceremony for a three weeks' trip
! in the west. After August 5th they
! will be at home in Williamston.
No announcements were issued in
Ls Visiting Here
Miss Frances Daley, of Wilson, is
visiting Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Co
burn here for a few days
Visit in Norfolk
M rs. Rush Bondurant and Mrs.
Fenner Wallace visited in Norfolk
Mrs. L. P. Lindsley is"Visiting rel
atives in Richmond fen a few days.
Return from New York
Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Hardison and
children, ^ally and Fred. Mrs. Geo.
Williams and little Miss Editn An
drews have returned from a WHikY
visit with Mr. and Mrs. W. R Rob
erson and Mr. and Mrs. Ross Kelly,
on l.<ong Island, N. Y.
At ('amp Leach Yesterday
Mesdames Frank Margolis and N.
C. Green accompanied their daugh
ters. Barbara and Sylvia, to Camp
Leach, where they will stay this
Spending This Week Here
Mr Frank Johnson, of Philadel
| phia. is spending this week lieie
with Mrs. Johnson.
Spend Week-end Here
Mrs. John A Miller and daughter,
Betty Jean, Misses Margaret and
Frances Grayson, of High Point, vis
ited Dr. and Mrs. J. D. Biggs here
over the week-end.
Return to High Point
Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Miller have
returned to their home in High
Point, after a visit here with Dr.
and Mrs. John D. Biggs.
Visit Here Last Week
Dr. and Mrs. R. IV?Bonner,?ef
High Point, visited Dr. and Mrs.
John D. Biggs here last week.
Enters Washington Hospital
Mrs. Raymond McKenzie entered
a Washington hoepital last week for
Visiting at Montreal
Dr. and Mrs. R. G. McAllister are
spending two week6 at Mdntreat and
Saluda Gap, S. C.
Quicksteps Win On
Sunday afternoon the Williamston
Quicksteps, local colored semi-pro
organization trounced Princeville's
Grays, 8-6, on foreign soil. Owner
Charlie Mack Johnson and Mose
Williams collaborated in pitching the
The Grays grabbed a 2-1 lead in
the fourth off Owner Johnson, but
at this point Johnson exited and Wil
liams held them in check over the
rest of the route as the locals quick
ly stepped into the lead on barrages
in the sixth and seventh stanzas.
?fOng-rtear'advantage ttr the Quicfc
steps was their invaluable umpire,
Lugene Bell, whose stellar work on
the bases pulled them from many
a bad hole.
Manager Horace Respass also did
well by poling two of Williamston's
nine hits while the two Quickstep
rlbowers were spreading five hits
nmnr.g as many players. No record of
the errors was retained, but it is un
derstood that it would have made
Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock
the Grays will return the visit and
it is reported by reliable quarters,
with blood in their eyes. But Man
ager Respass has been preparing
for the invasion, and the anonymous
lefthander, who Owner Johnson says
he knows on sight, but for the sake
of him cannot think of his name, will
pitch. Having lost only one gams
and ah owing great improvement, it
is as Respass says, "Me and my boys
on the Quicksteps, like the Martins,
art he ad ad for the top."
Mrs. John R Pwte entertained at
a farewell party at her home on Main
Street here TYiureday night, honor
ing Miss Bertie Martin, who left Sat
urday to make ber home in L>oe
About 25 guests were present and
presented Miss Martin with a num
ber of lovely gifts.
Soft drinks, sandwiches and cook
ies were served by the hostess.
ICE CREAM SUPPER
Members of the Vernon Methodist
Church, near here, will serve an ice
cream supper there on Friday night
at 8 o'clock for the benefit of the
building fund. The public is cordial
ly invited. An extensive improve
ment program is underway, includ
ing a new roof and a painting and
remodeling project, it was announc
ed by the pastor, Rev. Daniel C
Move into New Kaac
Mr and Mrs. Garland Coltrain
have moved into their new home on
South Haughton Street.
Recovering from Malaria
Miss Eva Peel is recovering from
an attack of malaria.
Leaves for las Aagetes
Miss Bertie Martin left Saturday
for Los Angeles where she will
make her home in the future. She
was accompanied to Raleigh by
Misses Elizabeth Pate and Myrtle
Return to Tennessee
Mr and Mrs. Tom Morris and lit
tle son have returned to their home
in'Mooresville. Tenn' after visiting
Mr. and Mrs. B F. Perry here for
Visits Relatives Near Here
Mr. Wesley Peel, located on the
tobacco market in Hughesville, vis
ited relatives near here last week
end. He was accompanied back to
the Maryland city by Mrs. Peel.
5^rs. J. S. Rhodes is spending
some time at Pamlico Beach
Master Jamie Pittman is getting
along nicely following an operation
for tonsils this morning.
NOTICE OF SALE
Under and by virtue of the power
of sale contained in that certain deed
of trust dated January 2, 1930, ex- i
ecu ted by Augustus Moore to S. C.
Bragaw and recorded in the office
of the Register of Deeds of Martin
County in Book B-3, page 316 (the
undersigned having been substitut
ed as trustee in the place of the said
S. C Bragaw) I will sell before the
eourthouse door of Martin County
In League Rating
When that estimated million dol
lar rain hit Martin and surrounding
counties, the WTTliainatoa baseball
club was forced to remain idle by
the epidemic of wet grounds which
swept eastern Carolina. However, by
virtue of the Martins' recent winning
streak while Greenville's Green tea
and several other second division
clubs have been hitting the skids,
the locals are now in a aoch more
advantageous position in regard to
an opportunity for a post season play
Yesterday, the Martins reclining
on the cellar, plagrmg at a 359 clip,
just three and one-half games be
hind Greenville, eight behind Snow
Hill and New Bern, who are dead
locked for the fifth position, were
but 11 and 1 -2 games behind the
fourth place Kinston Eagles.
This year the Coastal Plain league
boasts a 128 game schedule, of which
78 contests have already been play
ed by the local club. To end the sea
son with the 300 average that will
probably be necessary for a berth
in the playoffs, the Martins will
have to win at least 36 of the fifty
remaining scheduled games Such
actum would represent a 720 aver
age for the remainder of the season
and would allow the once downtrod
den Martins to end the year with a
64-64 record. Though .720 far sur
passes the .684 at which Wilson's
league leading Tubs have been play
nV-throughout the season, it would
nut be in the realm of an impossi
bility for the Martins to come
through and you can lay your bot
tom dollar they'll be in there fight
ing toward just that end.
on Friday. August 16. 1940. at twelve
o'clock noon for cash that said tract
or parcel of land lying and being in
Williams Township, Martin County,
North Carolina, which is described
as follows, to wit:
Adjoining the lands of Major
Gardner, Church Hardison and J.
L. Hardison and located on the "New
Road" which lead; from the Griffin
Road to the Washington Road and
being well known as the Augustus
Moore home place, and containing
37 acres more or less
The above described land will be
sold subject to a first mortgage to
the North Carolina Joint Stock
L; nd Bank of Durham The unpaid
balance of the indebtedness thereby
secured is $7^1 37 plus interest from
May 1, 1940 at a rate of 6 per cent,
said mortgage being recorded in the
Martin County records. Book 0-2,
This July 15, 1940.
W. B. CARTER,
jy!6-4t Substituted Trustee.
Lot's Do Business
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