Transferred to Salt Lake City
m Pvt. Lyman L. Britt was recently
transferred from Keesler. Field,
Uiss., to the Army Air Base at Salt
In New Bern This Week
Mrs. J. W. Watts and Mrs. T. B.
Brandon visited in New Bern this
Visiting in Chicago
Mrs. W. B. Gaylord is visiting her
husband in Chicago, 111., this week
end. Mr. Gaylord has just recently
entered the officers training school.
Spending Week-end Here
Jimmy Leggette, of State College,
Raleigh, is visiting his parents, Mr
and Mrs. J. A. Leggette. here this
h Norfolk Thursday
Mr. and Mrs. Dick Daniel were in
Visiting Here This Week
Mrs Ella Caho, of Aurora us visit
ing Mrs. Frank Weston, here this
Retorn from Nashville, Tenn.
Mrs. John R Coltrain, Jr., and
Miss Sallie Coltrain returned Wed
nesday after visiting Pvt John R.
Coltrain, Jr., who is stationed at
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roa ADDED RELIEF... At bedtime
rub Vicks VapoRub on throat,
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In Norfolk Friday
Mrs B F. Lilley. of Jamesville,
visited in Norfolk Friday.
Spending Week-end Here
Rudolph Peele, of Portsmouth, is
visiting friends and relatives here
Recovering from Operation
Mr C. E. Jenkins is in a Green
ville hospital recovering from an
operation performed last week.
Returns to High Point
Mrs. Emmett Edward has return
ed to her home in High Point, after
visiting her daughter, Mrs. Janie
Knox, here for a few days. She was
accompanied by her grandson, Wil
Spending Weke-end Hrrr
Miss Virgil Ward, of E.C.T.C., in
Greenville, is spending the week
end here with her mother, Mrs. Lu
Shop Here Wednesday
Mesdames Edgar S Woodley and
Mury Armstrong, of Creswell, shop
ped here Wednesday.
Spending Weke-end Here
Misses Mary Warren and Betty
Rose Gurganus, of E.C.T.C., Green
ville. are visiting in their homes here
for the week-end.
Return from Raleigh
Mrs. Leighton P. Roper and sons
returned Wednesday from a visit
in Raleigh with her parents, Mr. and
Mrs Stanley Winborne.
Visiting in South Carolina
Miss Edna Earl Rawls is visiting
in Bennettsville, S. C., over the
la Tarboro Last Week-end
Mi and Mrs. Jack Manning visit
ed in Tarboro last week-end.
Is Vlsttlng Here
Miss Betty Winborne, of Raleigh,
is visiting her sister, Mrs. Leighton
P. Roper, here for a few days.
Were Here This Week
Mr/and Mrs. F W. Sally, of Golds
boro, visited Miss Edith Stallings
here this week.
In Norfolk Thursday
Mrs. Grace Swain and Miss Mar
guret Lilley visited in Norfolk on
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ENTERTAIN AT DINNER
Mr. and Mrs. Dallas Purvis, of
Bethel, entertained at dinner last
Sunday for Mrs. Purvis' mother,
Mrs. G. W Manning, and Mr. and
Mrs. W B. Bennett, of Oak City; Mrs.
M. L. Bellamy, of Raleigh; Mr. and
Mrs. J. T. Bennett, of Oak City, and
Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Stinnette, of
Strictly a family affair the men
and women and their children were
served a delightful and enjoyable
Mrs. John D. Harrison, Jr., enter
tained at a party Wednesday honor
ing her son, Stephen Gene, on his
second birthday. The honored guest
received many gifts.
The hostess, assisted by Mrs. Lon
nie Bullock, served ice cream and
cake to the following:
Mary Lynn Pate, Vivian Pate, Jim
mie Bullock, Arlen Mizelle, Earnest
ine Harrison, Janie Harrison, Betty
Lou Dudley, Billy Dudley, Carolyn
Ann Bullock, Frances Johnson, San
dra Modlin and Fred Chesson.
A surprise birthday dinner was
given Mr. John S. Meeks on his 82nd
birth anniversary at his home near
here a few days ago by his grand
son, Ira J. Meeks. Enjoying unusual
ly good health and very active for
his age, Mr. Meeks greatly enjoyed
Spending Week-end Here
Jim Critcher, of State College,
Raleigh, is visiting his parents, Mr.
and Mrs. T. S. Critcher, for the week
Attend Church Meet
Mesdames J. O. Manning, H. O.
Jarman and C B. Roebuck attend
ed a Christian church meeting in
Shop Here Yesterday
Messrs. Dewey Edmondson and
Willie Briley, of Hassell, were here
Returns to Portsmouth
Mr. P. C. Blount, Jr., of the U. S.
Coast Guard, Portsmouth, returned
to his post of duty Wednesday fol
lowing a visit with Mrs. Blount and
friends in Jamesville.
Returns from Tennessee
Mrs. Henry Griffin returned home
yesterday afternoon following a sev
eral weeks' stay with her father, Mr.
M. H. Evans, who has been quite ill
at his home in Nashville, Tenn.
Was Business Visitor Here
Mr E. L. Glover, of Oak City, was
here yesterday attending to busi
Called to Fort Bragg
Volunteering his services as a
chaplain in the armed forces, Rev.
Z. T. Piephoff was called to Fort
Bragg Tuesday for a physical ex
amination. It could not be learned
if and when he would be called into
In Washington Yesterday
Mr and Mrs H M. Burras were in
Washington yesterday afternoon vis
iting Mrs. Lizzie Smithwick, who is
recovering rapidly from an opera
tion in a hospital there.
The New Refrigerator
Made from the plasties ami materials not
needed or used in the pro
duetion of war materials.
Modern Ice Refrigerator
NOW ON DISPLAY
It is economical to operate and guaranteed
to keep food* in perfect condition. Don't
fail to tee this new refrigerator.
B. S. COURTNEY
WILLI AMSTON, NORTH CAROLINA.
Activities In 4-H
Clubs Last Month
"I feel like I have learned so much
and really I am much more interest
ed in my 4-H work than ever before."
This was the reaction from Ola Gray
Williams, dress contestant. There
were eight girls who entered the
contest. Ola Gray Williams, of the
Farm Life school club, was the win
ner. Louise Rogerson, of the Wil
Uamston club, received honorable
mention, and also Dorothy Brown
Manning. There were eleven other
participants in this contest. "I am
beginning to be far more interested
in 4-H work," so said Margaret Rob
erson, county canning contest win
ner. There were ten who entered
this contest. Miss Ola Gray Williams,
winner of the dress contest, was also
entered in the Clothing Achievement
contest. Mrs. John Biggs and Miss
Mary Carstarphen were the judges at
the County Dress contest. Scores
were discussed with the girls and all
understood what points they should
make improvement on to gain more
There were twelve meetings held
with girl 4-H clubs during the month.
It was impossible to organize the
Senior Oak City club during the
month owing to lack of time. The
home agent showed all junior girls
what work should be done to earn a
certificate for this year, and gave a
demonstration "The apron pattern
and how to place it on your goods."
Older girls were shown a slip cor
rectly made and suitable for the con
Happenings In The
Farm Life School
The Parent-Teacher Association of
the Farm Life school will have its
regular meeting Thursday, Novem
ber 12th, at 8 p. m. Everyone is cor
dially invited to attend. A portion of
the program will be given by the
Home Economic department.
With the help of the PTA, the
school was able to secure Miss Eliz
abeth Daniels to teach public school
music. Miss Daniels is also teaching
private lessons to those that wanted
them. The school is hoping to or
ganize a glee club and rnythm band.
Miss Daniels began work Monday,
The school has sold 9,620 pounds
of metal and has in a pile on the
school campus around 1260 pounds
now. People in the community sold
9.295 pounds making a total of 18,
915 pounds sold since the metal drive
was started in this county. Hie av
erage per student was about 71
The honor roll for the first grading
period is as follows:
Second grade: Wilbur Edwards,
Billy Harris, Paul Harrington, Rod
ney Lilley, Henry Roberson, Gerald
Third grade: Joseph Carol Griffin,
James Adrian Hardison, Thelma An
Fourth grade: Jean Carole Griffin,
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School Reports On
The last of the scrap metal col
lected by local students during the
recent campaign was removed from
the grammar school yard last Wed
nesday afternoon. "Oie last load
brought to a total of thirteen the
number of truck trips made to re
move the varied collection from the
high school and grammar school
Students and their parents brought
a total of 42,155 pounds of iron, old
tin, rubber, etc., to the scrap piles
at the two schools during the nation
wide campaign. The grammar
school students more than doubled
the amount collected at the high
school, bringing in a total of 28,805
pounds. The high school collection
yielded 13,350 pounds.
Checks in the amount of $54.59 for
the high school and $104.12 for the
grammar school have been deliver
ed to the winning rooms by Princi
Fifth grade: Janice Hardison, Le
Seventh grade: Mary Ola Lilley,
Dorothy Perry, Rachel Gurkin.
Eighth grade: Mary Dean Hardi
son, Lessie Manning, Susie Manning,
Ninth grade: Christine Lilley, Mar
garet Manning, Grace Peele, Mar
Eleventh grade: Hazel Hardison.
A revival meeting will bagin at
the Jamesville Baptist Church next
Monday night, and continue each
night through the week, closing on
the third Sunday. Tune, 7:49 p. m.
Rev. J. C. Kidd, from Bennett, N. C.,
will be with us, to do the preaching.
We especially invite the church peo
ple in Jamesville and surrounding
community to be with us in this
meeting and pray that the Lord will
give us a great revival in Jamesville.
The public is invited. Please be on
All members of the Junior Wo
man's Club are urged to be present
on Tuesday night at 8 o'clock at the
Woman's Club. This meeting is of
In Washington Yesterday
Mrs. J. R. Everett and son, Roddy,
visited in Washington yesterday af
The sixth grade room of Miss
Edith Bradley was the winner at
the grammar scohol and the eighth
grade room of Mrs. Wheeler Man
ning led the high school rooms.
The winning rooms will serve as
treasurers of the funds.
Grammar school funds will be
spent to improve the auditorium
stage, and the high school funds will
be used to provide visual aids for the
Banks to Close
Wed., Nov. 11th
BRANCH BANKING & TRUST CO.
GUARANTY BANK & TRUST CO.
Piney Grove Baptist
Regular services at Piney Grove
Baptist Church Saturday and In
lay at 11 o'clock. You pastor will be
looking lor you, and the public is
Transferred to CsHtoraia
S. W. Manning, Jr., son of Mrs. S.
W. Manning, who has been station
ed in Sebring, Fla., has been promot
ed to Aviation Cadet at Santa Ana,
NOT* or THANK*
We wish to take this means of ex
pressing our most sincere apprecia
tion for the many acts of kindness
done and the expressions of interest
and sympathy extended during the
recent illness and death of our un
cle, John T. Price. We also grateful
ly acknowledge the beautiful floral
Mr. and Mrs. Maylon Price
Watches are getting scarcer
every day. If you need a
watch or are planning to
BUY ONE FOR
We suggest that you stop
by today and let us
A small deposit will hold
any item until Christmas
Peele's - Jewelers
1938 ? 1942
We Thank You!
YOU, our customers, have made this possible and we thank you.
We are grateful to every customer, and every friend. Your pat
ronage, your good will, is responsible for the continuance and the
success of this business.
W# have so many fab- |
rice, so many colors, so
many sizes, made in
such a variety of styles,
it is useless to try to
describe them here . .
Come in and see them.
Cavalry Twills, Covert
Cloth, Herringbone and ev
ery fabric. Built in the
easy fitting models. Long
wearing quality and prices
The finest and the
moat elaborate display
of young men's salts in
this section of the state
. . Sixes 14 to 20. Any j
Sility at i
To celebrate our Fourth Anniversary, we are
Special Values to our many customers.