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WAYNESVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA
TMI IISDAV, Jll.Y
Doyle Alley Is Named
State Vice President
Of Young Democrats
Waynesville Young People Play
Important Part In State
Pevle Alley, prominent Waynes-
"of th.: western district of the Young
IK-iuvrat organization, was eiecieu
vice president by an over
v'jifhning majority at the state con
Vj.,i:i, n last Saturday at Wrights-:-
''Mr. Alley had the distinction of
vriMnizing the first 'young peoples
Kmocratic club in the state, and dur
ir.jr the time he was chairman of the
ivc-iorn district he held the distinction
vi having organized and held togeth
er the only 100 per cent district in the
f.-y.c. It is generally conceeded that
Mr Alley will be president of the
organization next fear.
There were approximately 100 from
thr western counties in attendance at
the convention, at which Governor
Ehiinghaus and Senator Robert 11.
Reynolds and other state officials were
Miss Isabel Ferguson, of this city,
niade the keynote address of the con
vention. Her address in full is pub
lished elsewhere in this issue.
It was through the efforts of Mr.,
Alley and his associates that the con
em. ion was brought to Aslievillo for
the next annual meeting. - Mi: Aiiey
was also instrumental in getting Mr.
Cooke, of Asheville, appointed as dis
1. ,-.,.lX:,.-,l X-,e llm
western district was the naming of
John Edwards, of Franklin, ay state
Those attending the convention
stated that throughout the entire
convention there was no display
of drunkenness or other misconduct.
"It was one of the cleanest and best
conventions I ever attended," on
Those going from Waynesville
were) Mr. and Mrs. Doyle Alley, Mi s
Isabel Ferguson. Thomas Reeves,
James Ferguson, Elizabeth Henry and
W. T. SHELTON
IS NAMED U. S.
Will Succeed Mr. Frank Miller
Who Is On State Highway
3 Million Drop
, Raleigh. Js'orth Carolina paid
'$:.:.'l,7.44,196.46 into the coffers of the
-fate's general and highway funds
Murine- the fiscal vear ended June 30,
the annual renort of Commissioner of
' Revenue' A. J- Maxwell reported this
This amount, with $14,503,400.10
ir,inr in tn the o-pnpvnl fund and
SIS' 240,69.27 into the highway fund,
was approximately $3,500,000 less
than the $37,164,038,70 collected in
the 19IJ1-32 fiscal vear; when general
fund taxes produced $16,661,838.08
i.ii.i-" hitrhwav levies $20,502,200.62.
i.U'irtvasps in income and license
,"a:xes made up the bulk of the loss in
'general fund collections, while gaso
line and licenses made up the great
! or ion of the decrease 'in highway
Licpnso tavpa in 1932.33 nroduced
$l70.210.21'-'as compared with $2,
,S:r,645.41"itt. 1931-32, -while income
((illfftiotis foil off from S7.153.738.68
in 1931-32 to $6,004,433.15 in the
:'.-cal year just closed.
The six-cent-4i-gallon gasoline tax
produced $14,165,026.42 in 1932-33
compared with $14,941,180.59 tin 1931
and automobile licenses brought
:h $5,004,609.85 compared with $5,
4S0.703.98 in 1931-32. :
June general fund collections to
taled $670,748.43 as compared with
?1.147-602.76 collected in June of
'''.1932, but Maxwell explained aft ex
ceptional amount of income tax pay
ments were received (in r,he month. ..
He said the reduction did not in
dicate a change "in the trend of rev
enue collections occurring consist
ently for several months."
Highway receipts in June, 1933,
were $1,377,492.95, an (increase of
177,800.45 over the $1,199,692.49 col
lected in June. 1932. Maxwell re
ported, explaining there was "a con
tinuing increase in automobile reg
istration and gasoline consumption"
-.. last moth.
Baby Venus! That's what they're
calling tiny Patricia Downs, of SOS
Washington street-'Evanston, til., who
was crowned "Miss Enchanted Is
land'' in .the unique baby bathing
beauty contest held recently at the
nlillion-do lar playground for, children
. the 'Chicago- VJ$U World's ran-
A blue-eyed blonde, and just ID. 2 years
W. T. Shelton, of Waynesville, has
received a letter from Judge E. Yates
Webb, of Shelby, commissioning him
as United States commissioner fot
the Waynesville district, succeeding
Frank W. Miller, of Waynesville, who
was nnrwiinto.J nlwint i m.ntV, n,i t.i
membership on the state highway com
Mr. Shelton has been a prominent
figure in the politics of Waynesvilla
for more than 10 year.-. Ho served
as aldermen for the town of Waynes
ville from 1921 to 1929. and. was on
of the leading forces in the building
of the sidewalks and the extension
of the water system, enlarging it
from about 900 acres to about 9 000
acres. He is a member of the firm
i'f Hyatt and company, of Waynes
ville, lumber manufacturers, coal, feed
an J sei-d merchant-.' Mr. Shelton is
alo a farmoi- and an extensive grow
er of dahlias.
For about -." years be was in thd
government Indian service, lie was
superintendent .of the Navajo Indian
reservation in New Mexico for more
than HI years. He has been bacK
here since about 19-0,
Supreme Court Up-,
holds 12 of Judge'
Ti von Hall Club Comes. To Hazel-
wood Saturday. Hazel,
wood Going Good
Playing on the Beacon diamond last
Saturday, the Hazelwood Industrial
Ball Club turned in a 7 to 5 victory
over the Beacon blanket makers.
Hazelwood took the lead early in itho
game and was not threatened until
l.ict hnif of iho ninth, when Beacon
taking advantage of an error, a walk,
:inH three sintrlos. nut across four
runs. Putnam was going good Sait
urflay, having eight strike-oots to his
credit. He was ably assisted by his
team mates throughout the game.
Starring for Hazelwood at it Vie bat,
Queen and Robinson each had three
hits for five tries.
Charlie Hall started on the mound
for Beacon, but in the sixth inning
competition got too strong, or Charlie
got too weak, at which time he was
replaced by Lovin, a "south-paw."
Biggs took the batting honor, for
Beacon, getting three for five.
' Saturday of this week Tryon will
come to Hazelwood. The game will
be called at 2:30.
.halve Felix Alb
. appeals f.i com,. b
pieine Coui t since
on ii! last January
the supreme eotn;
for the fin
ore ! ho St;'
lis ; i ; j n i 1 1 1
and to dat o
Funeral Services Were Held Here
Wednesday, To He Buried
one of i he 1 J. and
one of the 12. and
I a decision on a one.
is a rather remarkable
a -judge, especially
t 12 i-ases, One of
inlnris! is the decision Judge
Alley' made in regard to the
Sullivan Bank 'Act which is sabc
duled to come up the 19th in
NKW HOOKS AT THE
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New .-fiction is such a rarity at the
liibrary nowaday that the following
list of- book's iust received is a real
news item: Two mystery stories
Th Album bv Khinehart and
The Broken O 'by Wells, Matched
Pearls;, by Hill and Change Here For
Happincs by Buck, both light sum
mer novels. Let the Hurricane Roar,
an unusual pioneer tale. The Strange
Understanding by C5ie popular au
thor Harriet Comstock. Wife for
Sale by Kathleen Xorris. who
even' greater appeal of the
In addition to the above, three have
been donated: Deeping fans will en
joy his very la. est called Smith.
The. Store by . Stribling, recently
awarded the Pulitzer Prize. As the
Earth Turns, a human document
which has le.'i as .the best seller all
Library Hour.-: are 10 to 12 a.m.
and 4 to G p. m.
Funeral services for .Miss Mary
Fredericka Quinlan, who died at her
home on Pigeon street Tuesday morn
ing after an illness of several months,
were helj from the home on Wednes
day morning a: 11 o'clock with Dr.
K. P. Walker, of the First Presbyte
rian church, officiating, following
which members of be,- family and
several friends accompanied the body
to Towanda, Penn.. where interment
vas iu the old Quinlan' family plot iu
(Ireen Hill cemetery of that place.
Serving as pallbearers were the fol
lowingAVallace B. Blackwell, Hugh
Sloan, Ernest L. Withers, W. F.
Swift. Harry Kotha, and B. L. Pre
vost. Miss Quinlan was the daughter of
Hie late Edward HUlridge and Janet
Snooks Quinlan and was born in
Towanda, Penn. Her father was a
proir.incnt educator of Pennsylvania
and came to this sec; ion in l'.HH) when
lie became, interested in the lumber
industry and was president of the
IJuinlan-Monroe Lumber Company.
She spent the early years of he,- life
in her native city, coining with her
naivnts when they moved here, where
she h:is since reside.'.
Sin received her education in iho
school of Towanda and was a grad
uate of the Susiiuehannab Co'legiate
In -fitiile, ol' Which her fathe,. was
presblent and continued her educa
tion at the Elinira College for .Warnen
of I-:iniira, Ke w 1i,orU. She was an
arci'iiiplisbe, musician and wa- a
. ! ; ; i rii r ineiiibcr of the Waynesville
Music. Club-and has been very activfl
at all times in the development of
music Hi the community, bile wa?
also n valued liM'niberof the Coniniu
She was acti e in the religious life
of the town -.and of 'it lie .'First- Pres
byterian church of which she was
member, . She served as organist
her church, for the past thirty years
and had held various offices in the
church and Sunday school. She was
president of the Woman's Auxiliary
of the church for one term and a,l the
time of her death was vice president.
She was beloved by a large circle
of friends and her beautiful Christian
character was expressed in- her daily
life." Modest at all time of her own
accomplishments', she often uneon
consriously ' showed her .talents in the
help and inspiration ..she gave to
Whiio she had been ill for some
months-., her death wa. unexpected, at
this time and came as a distinct shock
lo he, friends and .acquaintances..
She is survived by olio sister, Miss
Alice Crosby Quinlan. and three
niees. i aiurhters ". ol Mrs. Annie!
Ciiidgi r Quinlan and tile late Charles
E. Quinlan. Miss 'Betsy Lane Quin
lan, Miss Mary Quinlan and Mrs
Charles C. Cri'tenden of Chapel Hill.
Three Murder Cases Will
Be Disposed Of Here This
Week. Brown Case Today
HOLDING COURT HERE
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riti.iv v., au.i;y
'oi the first
iin ill . -I ml;
K K ( Hi:. AM SVri'Klt
a . tin
t i n-,
iee cream supper will -be
Mt. ion ( ,'h'J.rch,- upper
on Saturd'iy night. July
C.iveii iy the Kp'.vorth' Lw;
String band musi an-i a gVxid
assured to all-
(vyeiyboilv welcome. :
W'e suggest that you read Judge
Alley's charge to the Grand
Jury which is printed in part
in this paper! Even if you heard
it read it.
(Z) Went in for Dunlap in 5th,
(ZZ) Went in for Patton in tn.
(ZZZ) Went in for Hall in 6th.
(ZZZZ) Hit for. Rhymer in 9th.
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Judge Alley's Charge To
Hay wood Grand Jury
P. D. Deaton Takes
Over Ga. Printery
P. D. Deaton, forermly co-publisher
of The Mountaineer, left Wednes
day morning for Gainesvillei Ga.,
where he has taken over a commercial
printing plant, and will operate it.
Mr. Deaton came to Waynesville
about 18 months ago from Johnson
City, Tenn., and cecame a partner in
The Mountaineer. He sold hi's inter
st in this paper last May.
Judge Felix Alley in his charge to
the grand jury Monday morning, held
the members of that body as well as
the vast throng that filled the court
room to capacity, as he set out the
duty of the grand jury and defined
four common crimes perjury, seduc
tion, slander and prohibition. In his
usual manner of delivery, Judge
Alley impressed on his hearers the
folly of crime and sin. So forcefully
did he bring his charge that only a
few of his hundreds of listeners real
ized that it consumed more than an
The Mountaineer is printing a few
of the paragraphs from trie charge:
"You hae a two-fold duty to per
form nn. to the state, or to the pc
pie as a whole to see that parties
against whom there is just ground to
chartre the commission of crime shall
be held to answer the charge, and on
the other hand the duty to the citi
zen to see that he is not subjected
to persecution upon accusations hav
ing no better foundation than public
clamor or private vengeance.
"The peace, the good order, the
morality and well-being of the com
munity depend in a large measure
upon your diligence, intelligence and
integrity of purpose, for, on the one
hand, it is your duty to disregard
trivial-offenses brought to this court
for the purpose of persecution and
vengenance, and on the other hand,
that you bring to
; who have been
infractions of the
it is impertrtive
justice all those
guilty of serious
"One of the crimes of the baser
sort, and Which s of more frequent
occurrence'. than' almost any other, is
the crime of perjury. We come in
contact with it at every court, and no
where does it have a greater power
for harm. .
"The perjurer comeis to Court with
his brightly varnished tale, trained
and .much practiced, and with skill
that would adorn a better cause, acts
the part of a martyr to the truth,
end here, in this temple, where blind
justice is supposed to sit to weigh
all matters with her even-handed
scales, justice is thwarted and per
ishes amid her worshippers, all be
cause some unconscionable person is
willing to swear a lie.
"In all the great civilizations of
the past, the crime of perjury was
looked upon as one of the meanest.
"In North Carolina perjury is a
felony within the definition of an
infamous crime and is punishable in
the state's prison for a term of yeara,
and -when guilty, the perjury merits
the severest condemnation of the law.
"Another crime of all too common
occurrence and which merits the
severest punishment for those who
are guilty of it, is the seduction of
(Continued on page 6)
t i-nio since his aiMioint
Allev- is holding court
1 1 I I 'omiiI v, I 'm- t lie I'.i -t
.... ,.,.'.il,. I... Kris -Iu. i.n in esiililll' ill
SI A II, will .1 I -.
!!uiic.iulie aiiil :,Ma!i.-on couiil ie I
( ut 1 1 hi rt esy Aslieville Citi.eii Turn
By Judje Alley
llaywooil ollicers. were praised for
tlreii.-" work by Judge Alley ..il'ter he
had ciiiiilet.-d his eliarge- to tin- eian !
jury here Monday morning, lie gave
a brief summary of the report of the
-late attorney general in which the
st .lenient was published that during'
the .past - two years.- there has been
77!' cti!ii;iial ea-es -reported from
llaywoul ;oiiMiy, which . averages ope
ca e for each :',' inlialiilant - while
Stanley -county w ith the .same popula
tion as this county, only had one case
for tiSii inhabitants,' ,
"The statelnetil .slruey me so force
fully that I can't beep it oil' my
mind." Judge Alley --'fated. i his
looks like a shanio upon our people;
idlt there j.. inother way to look a'
thit. record. Haywouil county ha a
law abiding .population and tile coun
ty has a reputation for puni'-liing
crime, Hid it lias: ollicers who prose
cute crime and bring criminals to
"1 don't believe any. county has a
I fttel' sherilV and 'more -capable than
llaywooil," he s lid when speaking, of
Sli.-iill' J, A. Lowe..
.-"There are few clerks of courts
that can measure lip fo. the one in
Haywood county," .was the expression
made of W. ti: Hyer-.
"I have never known a solicitor who
jireseeuterl crime more forcefully 1 h i n
...jr.;.'' he conimenti'd on Solic'tor
John M .Queen-
"In Mr. W, T. Shelton, who was ap
pointed l.'nited Slates ComiiiissionU
last week, vve have a man in whom I
have the . highest : regard for his
Alleged Wife Slayer To
Trial Today. Jenkins'
Board Gives This
County 5 School
Districts For 28
The North . Carolina School com
mission has reduced the 28 Haywood
County school dis'tricts u '5'.' : This does
include the Canton '' district.
. The new districts ar? as follows:. :
Waynesville. High. Maggie, Rock
Hill, Hemphil, Dellwood, Upper Cove
Creek; Waterville. Mt Sterling; Fines
Creek High school, Upper Fines Creek,
Panther Creek, Redmond, Teague,
Hurricane; Clyde, Hyder Mountain,
Rig Branch, Crabtree. Rock Spring,
James Chapel, Rush Fork,-Riverside,
Iron Duff;; Bethel High, Spring, Hill,
Dick's Creek, Garden Creek, Cruso,
' The following is the official weather
report of S. H. Stevenson, official
weather observer for Waynesville;
Date Max Min Prec
6 82 , ' 47 '
7 .84 . CO
8 .' '':'" :, V 85 , ..': "".': 55':
9 85 59
10 80 62
11 82 CG 0.18
'.joM of tilt.'
iu mo r at
bai a pica
i A -pe-c.i
a. i lay an, i
The jury got the Sigsbee Parton
murder case about 10:30 o'clock this
morning, after .lie court which is be
ing presided, over by Judge Felix L.
Alley, held a night session Wednesday
might for several hours.
The court will begin on '
brown case this nn riling
Brown is charged with
wife in the Fines Creek k
county. H was a genua!
the eour-. house yesterday t
of insanity would be ctiteu
cal venir' of .r0 men li .ve I
ed In be at court for t'ni s ;
Friday n'lorninj;- aitotio i
men have been or
court to begin the o.i-e in
rsbal Jenkins is i h.i r;r,-,t a i
r of Deputy Sberitl
i-r -, on CoVv Cri e'..
ii' a iii ni.! i.,
.it and his ,
-more, were m
was brought out limn;;
inony that these t .v.i rpeii
t ho 1 iquor used oti ', In- p:u
r.irton entered a pi, -a
feli.se, in t hat he .; a :e I,
came'' at him wit h
lookeil like a knife whih
was il.t-ing in the fro
Kiiie. -mere came at linn
..;aid. and he -hot ill self-
! lie -eeollil t illlc'.
( i i i M1,. an.. l.ce Ib'ivi ii
1 ; i ton, while W . R. Francis
Solicito! .John M; Queen in t:
of .self Je
K i tie: nnn'e
u i., pa
i'ai t .. ji
'I'wii .Methodist iii'eaebers attended,
the opening sesinn of . cdurt UeV.
Wade .lohlisoll a n, UeV. W.'-O. iUmih',:
foriiier pastor here.
cue In s recei
an front of
' t. tnlant
til", til'sl ll
s I'm- this ;
in with tin
i e i - iUI'o a
erni of coui!
:'"". last vear
M acinic-, Temple--oil,
;in, was it hot
about it makes gre;
pop out !
.1 ij.igi Alley lot
if a aior bad a
excused, from jury
ar ,, malty nieu vh
iu i iirs and do not
k ' ie ' po- i! i'oii ! hat
. go-id joii . Ie- be
duty, in thai (here
o would 'make good
have iob -.
l ieve t here will soon be
' Judge Alley remarked.
Second week: Clyb .
.Spear-. ; Iteaverd-iiii,
. A, h iiiman, VY. ('.
svi'lle. L. ..N. -Davis-.' N
(,. I, Allen,
; N. Xorntan,
hi. IbWirlianisC I 'rabtree. R'. -. t". -ll'jges;
Last Fork, I'lmer ('rawford,
Ix. )'.' Stvlrs; Iron llull'. Ciiy Cham
bers; and White. Oak; -Allen Davis..,
The gr:;nii jury, which w;'s named
last February, is a follows: I". R;
lii'finson. foreman, J. J. Hayes, C, C;
Wiliis- ' T.; T. 'Crf en, A. M . l'l .c: er
S. Ii; Reeves. S I). Rich, W. I.. C'ai'k,
ad, Cagb . J. Byi',1 Snmthers,, K. A.
Thompson. I' :; ul ' Robin.-on.- Walker
Brown; K. L. MessCr, ('. S.. Freoj, S.
W... Chaniuer.-. David Howe'l, and -G.
( '. Hooker.
The court .-eeord shows that '-hi
lowing cases have been disposed o( :
R.,y Franklin, . . abduction, Alias.
C'apia-: -and continued.:
. Paul Curtis, V.. P. I.,
for the term.
D. Hovles. V. P.
der former order.
Jess Watts. V. P,
Lowell L.. Hall ". emlx'zzelnient
charges. N. P. W. L.
Mae Price, A. D. W., continued-,
(Continued on page eight)
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