THURSDAY, MARCH 29, 1934
THE WAYNES VILLE MOUNTAINEER
W. D. SMITH'S
Saturday, .March -i 4! farmers Haywood county larme.s. Farmers
and sheep growers of Haywo'xl met j who have jfuod lambs aie iti line to
in the county court house to di-euss ; jret satisfactory prices this year.
the whole sheep problem. This wa. ' .
the most satisfactory meeting of Uur sheep growers organized by
sheep men that the county agent has j -electing the following otlicer.s for the
ever witnessed. This was a rep re-1 next twelve months: Nathan Carver,
sensitive gathering .f farmer.- as ' president, C. C. Francis, vice presi
every section of the county was rep-' dent, and A. ('. Walker, secretary,
resented. Three major topics were
under discussion. All farmers m the Canton trade
1. The sheep killing dog question. ' territory who want nop' and feriii-
The present law was read and inter
preted. A committee of three Ceo
Haynes, Ralph Kelly, and Geo. I'lott
was selected and charge with the
task of studying the whole question
and making a later report. If other
legislation is necessary these men will
2. It was voted to hold a coopera
tive wool pool this spring Farmers
who pooled last year realized more
money than those who did not pool.
3. It was "voted to hold lamb sale
days at Clyde during the summer.
No doubt this was the greatest step
forward taken in recent years
May Be Faulty
The two most important factors to
consider in buying seed soybeans are
their germinating ability and vantal
purity, says Dr. G, K. Middleton,
State College extension seed specialist.
A close examination of representa
tive samples will reveal the purity of
most seeds, except some of the black
varieties, such as Otootan and Lar-
But the germinating capacity of
seed can oe determined only by actual
test, a test can be made in a rea
sonably short time by county agents,
vocational teachers, or by seed lab
ortory of the State Department of
Due to the short crop of beans in
1933 and the greatly increased demand
fler legumes this year, the price of
seed has trebled and even quadrupled
in some cases.
) As a result the market is being
flooded with inferior beans, and grow
ers should be more than usually wary
in selecting: their seed.
Dr. Middleton also pointed out that
tlie U. S. grading of seed is not a re-
linhle guide to their value for plant
iigf purposes, since they are not
graded according to purity and germ.
nation, ine grading is based more
on the commercial value of beans for
Fines Creek Honor
Roll For February
Eleventh grade Lucy James.
Eighth Grade Edna James.
Seventh Graded Milas Greene, Fer
guson Duckett, Menda McElrath. and
Sixth Grade Callie McCracken,
Wary Fisher, Lucy Kirkpatrick. Wil
Fifth Grade Ruth Greene, Faye
Greene, Lura Mae Greene, Fannie
Cooke, Wilma Smith, and Annie
Third Grade Malven Allen. N. C
James, Jr., Mildred Lowe, Grovene
Clark, Ralph Rathbone, and Junior
Second Grade Dorothy Rogers
First Grade Katheryn Noland,
Geraldlne Rogers, and Tom McCrack
Farmers And Tenants
Any farmer having farm land that is idle and who
wants a tenant to care for it is requested to register
at fjhis office immediately.
All persons who want to be tenants and have been
unable to get a farm are also requested to register at once.
We hope to get tenants places on farms and to get
THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR THIS SERVICE
Please tell your friends and neighbors about this.
Seconu 1 looi u
- : izer loans can make these applica
t ions Saturday afternoon at the
Chamber of Commerce. The county
agent will be on hand to assist with
this and other work that the farmers
A number of farmers of Haywood
county hav(. been asking where they
can get Angus, Hereford and Short
horn breeding stock. An auction sale
of these breeds will be held at Knox,
ville, Tennessee at 1.00 I M., April
.'!. Koth males and females will be
offered for sale. Any farmer who
wants to attend this sale get in touch
by with the county agent.
Noah D. Robinson, et ux. to Weaver
Elliot, et ux., lot.
C. L. Sharp, et ux. to (i. C. Hardin,
et us, 7 2-10 avres,
Paul R. Robinson, et ux. to Elmer
Julia Green, et ux. to W.M. Haney.
Paul R. Robinson, et ux. to Elmer
Kuykendall. 1 2-10 acres.
II. A. Osborne, et ux. to Corbin
Henry Seaman, et ux. to C. L.
Westmoreland, lot. .
C- L. Sharp, to C. L. Westmoreland,
C. C. Willis, et ux. to Ruby Turner,
M. P. McKinnish, Comm., to Mrs,
Perry Cogburn, lot.
M. P. McKinnish, Comm.. to C. N.
Wright, et ux. lot.
C. N. Wright, et ux. to John Hall,
T. A. Clark, Comm., to Fred G. Wil
liams. 48 acres.
Fred Inman, et ux- to Frank Mas
Mrs. M. H. Revi.Sj et ux. to Frank
A. Smith, et ux.
S. M. Robinson, Tr. to Kate Brooks,
M. M.Reid, et ux. to D, D. Reed,
L. S. Stamcy to C A. Stamey,
6 4-10 acres.
Mrs. M. H. Revis, et al. to Frank
A. Smith, 16 4-10 acres.
T J. Reece, et ux. to C. J Reece,
et ux. 10 acres.
Carrie Griffith, et ux. to Reuben
Rathbone. 55 8-10 avre,.
Reuben Rathbone, et ux. to J- S.
Harrell, 3 tracts.
W. R. Francis. Tr., to J. R. Boyd,
M. B, Monroe, et ux. to H- L. Mor-
enn and O. H. Roberson, 2 tracts.
J. N. Mease. Jr., Tr., to Jonathan
P. P'ott 2 tracts.
T. N Warren, et ux. to J. W. Me
M. C Harkins, et ux. to J. W. Me
v.; 1 "a . M.ot? '
And Answers On
Qtie-tion: When should cockerels
he separated from pullets in the tlock
of baby chicks?
Answer: This depends upon the
facilities available but as a general
rule the birds should be separated as
-oon as the -e is determined. The
new (juarters, however, should be well
heated anil the cockerel- fully feath
ered before they aie moved. Cocker
els make a much more rapid growth
than pullets and a- a result, if the
birds arc not sen irati-d- the hopper
and Ihior space will ). . rowded and
make the chi k- mo u-ceptible to
:: '- and cannabaiism
T!i" nlar::.- in my to
d aie dyira out. What
ml i'Miw can it be con-
Answer: The trouble ,-aused by
a small worm or larv 1 narrowing in
the soil under the plants. The soil
i lnosened by the larva and the plants
wither and die within a short time.
This larva develops into a harmless
black fly. The trouble is easily con
trolled by removing the canvass and
broadcasting about one 'and one-half
pounds of napthalene flakes or crush
ed moth ball- to each 100 square
yards of bed.
Question: How much lespedeza
seed is required to properly plant an
Answer: If the seed are sown, at
least one bushel or 25 pounds should
be used to the acre. Where eed are
available a few extra pounds could
be sown without waste, Less seed
are required when drilled. The drill
should be set very' shallow. When
the seed are drilled, they may be
mixed wiih superphosphate, basic
slag or ground limestone.
84 Drunken Drivers
Arrested Last Month
Of the 84 drunken driving cases
arraigned by the State Highway Pa
trol in February, not guilty judg
ments were returned in only lour.
Convictions carried with them road
sentences ranging from two to 12
months on the roads, with fines and
costs ranging from $17.90 to $120.25.
In January, the patrol had 71
drunken driving cases in court.
Its record of arrests for drunken
driving in the past four months is:
November, 115; December, 97; Jan
uary, 61 ; and February, 70.
Most of those found guilty last
month paid the conventional fine of
?50. plus whatever cost the vari
ous judges saw tit to levy upon them.
Fifteen Catawba farmers who
planted raspberries as a result of the
recent campaign for this new crop
report the plants standing the freezes
nd ready for growth.
. County Agent N. C. Shiver -reports!
much interest in the corn-hog eon
tract among Alamance farmers with
203 cotnraets signed to date.
The Davidson1 County Board of
Agriculture has recommended a con
tinued campagin for soil improvement
and the culling of unproductive ani
mals and poultry during 1934.
Avery farmers, who produce certi
fied seed Irish potatoes, have had
inquiries for more than 1,000 bushels
of seed. Over 200 bushels have been
sold to date.
H. P. Ledbetter, to Oscar Layman,
H. P. Ledbetter to Hub Rogers,
V. S. Bryant, Tr.. to Realty Pur
chafe Copr, lot,
Russell Browning to Frank Putnam,
C. F. Kirkpatrick, et ux. to W. t.
Kirkpatrick.et ux. 3 tract.
W. W. Colson, Jr. to Mary Louise
V. S. Bryant. Tr. to Realty Pur
chase Corp., lot.
G. C. Clark and B. F. Smathere,
et ux. to farker Jenkins, 30 acre?.
Easy Pleasant Way
To Lose Fat
How would you like to W 15
pounds of fat in a month and nt the
same time increase your energy and
improve your health?
How would wd like to lose vour
double chin and your too prruinent
abdomen and at the same time make
your skin so clean and clear tiat it
will compel admiration?
Get on the scales today and see how
much you weigh then iret an 85 cent
bottle of Kruschen Salts . which will
last you four weeks. Take one-balf
teaspoonful in a glass of hot water
every morning and when you have
finished the contents of he first bottle
weign yourseir again.
After that you'll want t-' Tralk
around and say to your fHcndsr
"One '85 cent bottle of Kruschen Salts
is worth one hundred dollars f wiy
fat person's money."
Leading druggists America over sell
Kruschen Salts you can always get
it at Smith's Gut Rate Drug Stor
Ready For Spring
Work stock that has been idle most
of the winter should be carefully pre
pared for heavy work if maximum
efficiency is to bo obtained during the
coming planting season, according to
I.. I- Case, animal husbandman at
Stock that has been wintered on
low grade roughage and a minimum
quantity of grain, for the sake of
economy, should be gradually brought
up to a working ration. Too sudden
a change is liable to upset digestion
and imuair efficiency.
A 1,000 pound work animal needs
a daily ration of 11 pounds of grain,
such as oats, barley, or a combina
tion of these feed-. In addition it
needs six pounds of good quality
legume hay, such as soybean-, cow.
peas, alfalfa, or clover, and five or
six pounds of non-protein roughness
such as timothy hay, corn stover, or
For heavier or lighter animals the
amount of feed required can be cal
culated at the rate of 1.1 pound of
grain and 1.25 pounds of hay per
d-i v for each 100 pounds of weight.
Case also warned against watering
or feeding overheated animals. Am
nio timp to cool off should be given
1 ..rre tnoy are pcrmit;ted to eat or
permanent pasture is valuable in
cutting down the feed bill, and will
also provide an excellent place for
the animals to roll and rest when
'hrough work. Idle animals need no
red other than th it of a good pasture.
Work animals with plenty of pastur
ing need only half the usual grain
"So your wife ha.s gone to Palm
Rearh for her health. What did she
"Kight hundred dollars her father
It was dusk when a young lady
stopped at a roadside filling station.
''A quart of red oil. please."
The attendant gasped, "R-r-red
"Certainly; the tail-light has gone
Lespedeza and velvet beans will be
planted as new soil improving crops
in the coastal section of Hyde Coun
ty thus season.
Complete Line Of Garden
Tools And Farm Equipment
An old farmer, with a house full
of boys, was one day tugging away
at a large piece of timber. Finding it
rather hard work, he called his boys
one after another, at the top of hi
voice, but received no response. Fin
ally, after he had no need of them,
they all arrived.
"Where." said he, "have you all
been and what were you doing? Did
not you hear me yelling? '
"Out in the shop, settin the .tw.''
"And you Dick?" continued tau
"Out in the barn, ;ettin' the hen.''
"And you, Jack?"
"Up in Granny's room, settin' the
"And you Tom?''
"Up in the garret, settin' the rat
trap." 'And now, Master Fred. what
were you settin'?'' asked th farmer.
NEED ANY HELP?
No matter what kind of work you might have, we
have dozens of people who are qualified to do it and who
need the work.
In your spring house cleaning, gardening, farming
or anything, let us give you the names of those who will
work most reasonably.
THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR OUR .SERVICE
We can supply you with the names of either men or
women, or we will be glad to have them call to see you in
Second Floor Court House
A GRADE FOR
ALL FRESH STOCK
CERTIFIED and SELECT
FRESH ONION and
FIELD and GARDEN
SEEDS IN BULK
"On the front door-step,
still," replied the youngest so
Over 2,500 adjustment cor.
have been signed by tobacco gi
of Wake County.
Varicose Ulcers Old Sore
Relieved At Home
So .enib!e person will contiir.., f
suffer when powerful penetrating. y,.:
harmless antiseptic Moune'y Emeu:,
Oil can readily be obtained a; .my
drug store the directions are :rw''K
and easv to use. Economical
too and Smith's Cut Kate,NRi
lrur Store guarantees one
bottle to give splendid results
or money back. (Adv).
AT THE DEPOT