The Best Advertising Medium In Haywood County Published At The Eastern Entrance of The Great Smoky Mountains National Park Read by Thinking People
rUCRSDAY, JULY 26, 1931
WAYNESVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA
cw QjiIps Will Be
Held At Stockyard
At Clyde On Thur.
New stalls and Pens Have Been
Completed Represent an
Expenditure of $2,000
The finishing touches will be made
.'av en the stockyards of the Hay
;.d Mutual Exchange at Clyde it
.a learned from the owners.
Detinue plans have been made to
Kve the opening eale at the new
X.kvard on Thursday, August 2.
Thv wiles will be held each Thursday
" The principal stockholders areR. G.
n.,rd and C. H. Sandford of Crab
Trit am) Claude Medford of Clyde.
A rumber of others have purchased
in theffompany, and others are
expected to buy some within the next
w days. Common stock van be
'urchased from J. R. Morgan or
i vanty Agent Smith, or at the Bank
i f Clyde.
The les will be conducted on the
-axe principle as those held in other
...V.munities. the owners announced.
When th,. farmers are not satisfied
,M:h pi Ires offered for the cattle they
aiv at liberty to refuse.
Tin- investment in liens and
.'alls tf the new stockyards repre
.,': an expenditure of about $2,000
. was learned.
r-::.. stockholders are till Haywood
'men. and their personal con
knowledge of the local, situa-
-.) : expected to result in large
-,,a - ..nil week at the Exchange.
'v ra nations are underway with
;,; ,i tioneers, but no definite nn-
-..t: ..(i,:ix'citn be made at this time
',! r'.diford said.
(): , !' the feat.Ui.-cs of the exchange
ww that the state will have an
,;'. r': mader present to as,-in il
n tlli, cattle.
Baptist 5th Sunday
.Meeting To Be Held
At Iron Dull Church
The .refulyr fifth Sunday meeting
. f.uw Haywood Baptist Association
.vi. i be held at the Antioeh (or Iron
tliirl'i Ba ntL t. church. The services
v;M begin at TO o'clock and continue
ii.io the afternoon. The following
I :: t'vam will be rendered :
"Being' Different 'for Christ" Miss
Mabel Staines, B. V. T. L. held
worker, of Asheville and Kaleigh.
1 r.e sermon will be preached .by
lUv. J. -1 Woodward, pastor of the
wood Baptist church.
Lunch"' will be served in picnic
vie h- th,. church
1M the afternoon Mr. K. E- Wheeler,
eville Business, Man and member
he Evangelist Club, will speak on
1 ;.th and Christian Citizenship. : .
At the close of the meeting the an
nual election of county B. . T. C.
cer- will be held. All churches
e urged to be well represented and
pt daily -the B. Y. P. U. members.
Haywood 4-H Club
County Agent W- D. Smith and
seven 4H Club boys left here Tues
day to attend the twenty-fifth anni
versary and short course of the 4-H
Club organization in Rajeigh
week and Monday of next week.
An elaborate program has been ai
rattged for those attending and an
educational feature will be one of the
highlights of the meeting.
Those frninw from here with Mr.
Smith included: Mrs. W. D. Smith,
s Bernice McElhannon, Mr. Har
old Honnoll and the following 4-H
Club merrbers: Jam-;s Howell, Kcllj
U -, V 1 -. v. 1 Trnv Wll.
Tam,vJoe Cathey, Ned Clark, Jonn
--o. ana I'aul Jerituson.
Reaches 94 Degrees
Waynesville and community came in
fc r their share of the worst heat wave
that hs ever hit this country and
which has caused the death of al
mo V 1,000 persons in the United
States within the past week. :
. The official thermometer readings
aynesviiie as recorded Dy .
Smith official tieather observer,
'.-: 86 62
. Tuesday of this week, with a read.
lrief 94, was the hottest day re
corded this month.
Miss.Marv Da.-pnTiort 1 and Mrs
r t-owf, of Americus, Georgia,
are i t. -i if. A
L. Low, ri-f A i)Aiiiic Hporpia.
Two Portions Of
By Secretary lckes
Secretary Intends To Make Per
sonal Inspection and Give
Hearing Before Approving
Remainder of Route
Washington. Secretary of Interior
Harold IcKes last Thursday announ
ced two portions of trie roule for the
tcenic parkway which has been
authorized lor construction from pub
lic works funds and which will con
nect tne Shenandoah and Great
Smoky National parks.
The sections authorized are from
the Southern boundary of the Shen
andoah park to the James river and
from Aciney Gap, just below Koan
oKt, to Blowing Ko.k, N. C. Secre
tary lckes staled at his press confer.
enee th:it jitter hf returns from his
vacation in the West next month he
win make a personal inspection tour
of proposed routes leading from
Blowing Kock to the Great Smoky
-Mountains National park. He fur
ther stated that proponents of . the
suggested route will oe. given an op
ponunity to express their views at
Hearings he hinusell' will conduct.
Upon completion of the two sec
tion authorized they .-an be utilized
in adv iiice of const.) uction ol ihe en
tile parkway by short connection:,
W i : 1 1 existing reads., lckes pointed out-
The parkway alter having the
Slu nanuw.di paik Wili----.!ol.iw the
foi iiia-tii n
, i.u-a ; a-.i; i
i .vc r,
and ell to l!iu :ng K-. k. 1 i,- r, io ,
is alnii': l a -t I a ig.nl Mc I'm. ill .ohr
(.! . j) lo IJb'W l:g t..ili-w.:i
eo'Ui.se, till:. v,,nt ur,. 111" ;i: ;n.
liie I'WA ha- alloe.Vted .sTi'. 110,1 00:
.lor lh,, narkwav, oj . w hich i:-
parkway, i . .which
for expend :Luic.
llcnierav. acting duet
i h.. Y i.i',,.,. I i I. s;,, , ,. .k
tri(i:i- that, wtirk mi liliikilni- t Li Or-I
tailed sn.vec tor lorafluli id' the
parkway along the course outlined hy ,
Secretary lckes will get under way
ininiediately. He is continent th .t
me;) will lie at work on the job with
in a few weeks. .
Denieray said the states had to
obtain right of way for a greJt por.
fion of the jiarkw..y tint he did riot
anticipate any extended delay in this
u-gard. He said the secietary was
insisting on a one thousand feet rigid
of way wlH'.ever possible. .Much"!
the parkway will go through govern
ment property and securing the right
of way is merely a matter of detail
which can be completed within a few
days. Under the . agreement -'the
states must : jui chase all l ight, , of
wavs excent where the narkway cross
es government -property.--
Decision ('f Secretary lckes to make
a personal inspection tour of the pro
posed parkway routes, on the South
ern end is regarded as a victory for
North Carolina. It is reliably re
ported that the special survey com
mittee recommended the parkway
leave North Carolina just -below 'Lin
ville - Gorge and . go into Tennessee,
finally entering the park near Gat
HncliiirV 'or1h f'nrolinijins Dro-
...t, -. ........ - ........
tticaH unv cnch lo.-ation. istatinL' that
such action was not in keeping with
. i 1 i .
the ' promise to place tne parhway
alonir the best available, scenery.
After hearing the North Carolina
parkway hackers, lckes dcciuea. . 10
withhold location of the- route' for. the
The Interior Department issued the
following JtatemeTit regardlig tjhe
-. .- . 'Field studies of this project have
been in progress for several .months,,
with landscape architects of the Na,
ional Park Service of the Department
of the Interior and engineers of the
Bureau of Public Koads of the De
partment of Agnculture collaborat
ing with representatives of the high-ilona-tment-
nf the various states
interested.. It was oniy aiT:iw
most careful consideration; of the
momi amrldt ITlVfdvfd that the de-
cision was made . as to the route to
be followed in these two fectwms.
"The route selected will . provide
mountain, flat plateau, interior val.
i,.n uml ctriara-i locat ion. It Will
permit relativelv easy road alignment
and its altitude generally oi
high The interior valleys selected
will 'be at an. elevation of 2,500 feet
or more." , , .
"The grade for the parkway will
not be steep," Secretary lckes said,
"the average being about five per
cent. J The paving will be aooui.
feet wide, with five-foot shoulders,
and the minimum width of the , right
of way will Te two hundred feet
When completed it fhould be about
500 miles long, with an added 90
m.les of the 'kl.ne drne through
the Shendandoah, which it will meet
at Jarman's Gap. The P"rtion of
, ...v.. -fW.Ti Thornton
Gap to Swift Run G.p already has
been finished, except for surfacing
This should be completed- and opened
for the public by net fa 1 A con
tract has been Jei i"'""
Thornton's Gap to Front .Royal and
ihorntons uaP ''.jL later for
tmrta will be awarded laier iw
. lrVv-?.. "
; $3L If 0r
.teV tAi1 ' Xs vAiiaaS
June m t h
:-l ci nd d"s
( , uill Us.
Hi i. toll
j 1 lll'pos
. an a'.toiiiey by '!
Ki e :;i'd. lie' inke-Jin-
. (- a' 1'uMi;-
if 1 1
Fire Tower Beinj?
Erected On Morgan
Mountain At Clyde
Temporary (.-(' ( amp 'Will 5i'
Located At Clyde -'lo I5uild
Road And Tower
., e)eced to begin with. n
v.- on const ruvt ti of ;i ,ste(-l
a tire lookout im toi of
s M.iuntiiiii. or what is i-'om-
l I M.
known a- a. .. ...... k
,ntain near Ivde, it, was learnci
has. donated to
government a hundred s'tuare icev m
top of the 4, mill-foot mountain which
-tands out by itself in the center of
the count v. The road that is now up
the mountain will l e rebuilt- by. fifteen
(:( (,'. workers who will be transferred
tr,' a- temporary camp at Clyde until
the tower and road are completed.
It is necessary to build the road up
the. mountain in order that the heavy
i-teel Warns, used in building the tower
can be carried to the top. . .
Mr. Beikler, of the forest service,
was here this week completing plans
for eril ting the tower. It is expected
that the tower will be about 40 or 50
While here -Mr. Beikler stated that
work would be pashed on the tower
so that it would be completed and
ready for use before fall, which is
considered the forest, fire season. A
majority of the lands of the county
can: be seen from the, top of this
E, C, Moody Moves
Store To Main St.
E.-C- Moody, who for the past ten
years has, k'en operating the Boyd
Avenue Grocery has moved to the
I,,, ; 1,1 lino, 'fnrmnrlv oc'irnie-d bv Fer-
liUiiuiuFi r - ,
guson's Grocery on Main street just
opposite the I irst National Bank.
The building has. been repainted
and interior changes made
Workmen finished moving the stock
yesterday, and the doors are open
today for business.
Mr Moody said he would continue
to carry high quality groceries to
gether with fresh fruits, vegetables
and a complete line of native and
western meats. One of the features
of the store wil be the continuance of
A benefit play will be given at Dell
wood school house Thursday. July 26.
at 8 p. m. "The Path Across the
Hill '' It is ia comedy drama given in
thre acts The public is cordially
Admission 10 and 20 cents.
HAMSKY. - .IK.
lidale aula I'leniort ,,
r tile si-hate fi
I'i i ma ry i
.in idle- 1 hii't.v
and ,la, lo
and litis serv
part in civ'n
eolirtesv 'I i.
Lowell Thomas To
Lecture At Lake
In honor of the 'J 1st
j the JunaUiska -Mel!
I a ml the best season
I ,. i s. Suierintenieiil
! I . ! - on a.'ra.mined a W(
iiiliivei -ary of
nit. t a-.M-nibly
ie.e in many
.l. nir- A I kin-
k end of out -
1 1 1 1 1 1 ' 1. 1 i 1 1-: l.ow-
j -.tan-ling attractions, im
i ' I 'Thomas, in person ;.
Tiiur.sday evening at
there will be preseiiti-il
! -eiiitily .-.nditonuin "Th
tdtl i loc
in llti- a
! Kothchild," starring (-icorg
- . ,,, .-, i,., irreate: I
- - . .
I i,.i in iidditinn th.. lilm wil in-
i . .
hide -a- Walt Mlsney masterpieee,
'(lid Father Noah."
Friday . night's auditorium attrac
tion will be Archibald Kutlcdgc, nat
uralist, poet, and author, cerebrated
lor his old plantation .-toiies.
Saturday will bring to the audito-
I,..., iiliillVirm liwell 1 hullias. UU-
ih,.r imil r.-.dio lecturer. Mr. Ihomas
s (ixeted to sliLlid iui.il days
here as" the1' "guest of Mr. and Mrs
J II Thompson at Mission Inn. prior
to a tour . through the Great' Smoky
1 ...irtl ai h section. The Uuna-luska
hook store is-featuring a sale (if his
i,,-.L .vhii-h the celebrated writer anc
II autocraiih. it is said
Mr. '1 l, mas' lecture subject will he
iiv.. At.aind the World and
On the Air.'
Two Larire Stills
Near Balsam Mt.
Two large stills were captured in
the Balsam Mountain community
near the Jackson county line Satui
day by a group of officials One man
;und 40 gallons of beer were also
captured in the dual raid.
- In th,. morning the onT.cers lound
a 50-gahon still, but no one was hear
it w was- the still in orieration.
After confiscating the still, the offi
cers continued their seafch and in. the
afternoon . found a 60-gallon: still
whi: h was in operation and being at
tended by two men, The oflicers
rushed in and captured Bill Styles.
The other man escaping in the un
dergrowth. At this still the 4S0 gallons of beer
wa, ready to lie run through the
still wh:ch alreadv had a fire under it.
. Styles wa.s brought to jail, and the
tw-o copper .stills placed in the court
Those making tne raid in the morn
ing were: Rov Reece, John Kerley,
Dewey Cook, Marion Snyoer.and El
The afternoon raid was made by
the above together with John Norton,
local revenue officer.'. ...
To Hold Annual
Meet In Asheville
Doyle Alky of This City Slated
To Be President Of Organi
zation For Coming Year
Th.. nronosod nw Ktat const itu-
, i . -
twin tuvutum u.lii.'ufiiin oml niil1i,.
. ' , ..... vviuvuk.vi, mill ' u , . , v
utilities are the problems of inter
est to the public, to be bi ought to the
attention of the moie than ;i00 young
.oi(.a ittioiiiiu I'eiuocMii. at me con
vention to be held in Asheville, July
'7 Mini t'K
Attendance at the convention is ex.
peeled lo exceed odU delegate lrom
I he YolltH'" I lellliHT-il le ,.nfi f the
state. Speakers of the convention
sessions will include: liovernor J. C.
U- Khringhuus, Attorney General
Dennis ti. Brummitt, Senators Josiah
Bailey and Kobert K. Reynolds, Kev
nur v vii ii in i.-v-1 mil i u - .iiUAnill,
Judge Sam M-'Cathey, of Asheville,
l-red 1.. heely, ol Asheville, lucinliel
of th,. public utilities commission, and
Discu-sioiis (in the propivsed state
,111-1 11 Ml ,, i,, ,. ,11 i... ,.i i,,.
Henry llrandle, Jr.. and IMllard (iard
nei, id' C hapel Hill, .Mr. .Maxwell ami
Atloriiey tiencral Hrunmutt. 1'roh
lenis of th,, utilities companies will
be presented hy Mr. Seely. Stanley
nihoi ne, si ale utilities commission
er, will outline his ut Mil ie.v program
Judge Sam M. lathe, judge of the
cily piMie' c.oiir I in A-, hevdlr, w in
deliver Ihe .ieinde addre- id' ! he
ci nveli: ion.
Kducal ion w ill he ilisclis.-ed hv Al
iiei I I 'oale.-. ni l liapel II ill, and l'.,-iv..y
Mart ill, esorlll 1 e . - eci'.l a I v of I hi
atale ... Ilool , ullJIlll-.: T., Mil .,,
M oliielli. Wii! Or pic i ill . d iiy T. .
Ill h '' -ol I hitpel- Hill mid State
I'i.e.i- ai 'I i Ion a M. ,1 .no ..ii, S:,,i.
I i in-', '..c .. i I. .ill-nun .1 .ii! , in
mo I..-, ol .Mat a-'!, Will. .,! ... I . a u.'.,.
i ' 11 i ll' ' -! .
r.i.v ii '..;,.. . 1 1 , 1 1 . i ; i ii u i ,, ' i -a
Jill..- ...I I ia- il n)i,l .11.11 -.d 'ill' i '.'iiV., -a. i
I i"ij beg i ii inn. t I- rid.ay' a I . I o a . in. j
I '1: ll.-siu'le ;.ol HI t . I I :. -Illllitie.v alalil
the pr.opo-od - i.-itr ,-oii til ut mil will
''0.11lllr!e, .the, dr':-cll ; lull illeilllle. l.i.!
l- inia., July .!'. Un Saturday.. July I
'.IS, Ihe.llll'i v, ill be . ill ll le. 111 I, u. I
in s e'--iui"is and in tlie kevii,,'e ad
ili-e.ss by- Judge. Cathey. I
. ii I' riday night a -itu.;i dance
will be geii at the (iroo Aicade :u
cum pi I mi-1 1 1, to 1 1 if 1 1 ay woo. I Club and
Ihe piesi.lential eand idat c. Iloyje I).
Alle-. (he So.-.i -Gap- -tring b.nil
will I III Hi; It tli'-: mii-ie In.- lh,. dalle,
Those 'wishing to iiiletnl tin;- dance
will be given eom pli meld a I y tieket
with each ticket purchased fur the
baii(tiel on Sal unlay night -at the
iG-eorge A'aiiderliilt hotel. No' s de of
lickids .just foi Muare daiue will be
issued Tickets her... an be seeured
from Doyle Alley m- hi. ink f-'crgu-on.
..Several iuinl.,ed ale eSpected to
allelld Ihe convent ion l epi-e-eiit ing
the we. tern o'lstru t anil supiiort I loyle
Alley for -president. All of the chili.-.
in the. western section of. the state
have gone oh record . as favoring Mr
Local Potato Seed
.Being Used Now In
'' "Excellent crops -. of early Irish poL
latoes are being produced in the
i'iedmont section from seed grown in
the mountains of western North
Climatic conditions in the moun
tains enable farmer.- there lo pro
duce seed equal ' in quality'" to' that
coming from Maine and "other "--seed
producing areas of the North and
West savs II. K. Niswonger. exten
sion horticulturist at State College.
For the past 10 years the extension
service has been encouraging the pro
duction of seed potatoes in the moun
tain . counties. So far the Irish
cobb r has proved the most - popular,
though other varieties are also in de
mand. Tin- year the extension service, in
co-operation'- with-' the Carolina Moun
tain Co-operative anil, the Tennessee
Valley Authority helped in placing
T.abO bushels of certified Maine seed
among 75 farmers.- Between .20,000
and , 25,000 bushels of seed potatoes
should be harvested from this plant
ing, Niswonger e-timated-
The potato plants in this . project
have passed inspection. Later, the
potatoes will be inspected ny the X.
C. Crop Improvement Assik lation and
certified unless traces of disease are
found. No diseased potato will "be
approved for seed purposes '
Niswonger said that, tne western
Carolina seed is : ideal for u-e by
growers in the extreme eastern
counties, but at present the high
freight rates make it diflicuU for
mountain farmers to compete with
seed growers in Maine who tan ship
their seed by water. (
However, extensive . shipmentts of
mountain seed into the Piedmont sec
tion have been made yearly and the
seed is growing in favor by all who
use it- Niswonger added..
Mis' Rosemary and Floyd Ripp
toe, Jr. have as their guest at tne
Parkwav Hotel Mi is Gwendolyn
Thomas, of Marion, Alabama.
To Reach $2,000
J. E, llarr, Cannery Director Sees
15ig Future Here Vxr Suc
"I would estimate that approxi
mately $2,000 weekly will U' spent
here for produce and labor Mich week
by the cannery when it gets into op
eration," said J. K. Barr, cannery
supervisor of the Tennessee Valley
Authority Co-operatives during tho
course of an interview with The
Mountaineer this week.
"Just to show what it; being dct.e
with TVAC tanneries." Mr. Barr con
tinued: "Take for instance Murph..
Last week the cannery just opened
ther,. and in 24 hours over 20.00U
cans of iH'tTies had lieen cannet). A
total of over a If 1,000 had Urn spent,
"When the cannery here opens 1
feel that it will he in operation until
October, because there are so many
thing, worth canning here."
"Tile lir.-t thing thai will lie canned
locally will lie hemes. We are pay
ing live cents a pound for blackber
ries and four cents for huckleberries.
'I hat averages, J.r eenls a gallon, lint
we won't take junk. They must be
in lirsl class condition1' he continued.
M. UaiT was wall pleaded with
tin -el up here and the pieen-- that
!:;:- '' n Ii ,e H I : lie IV.
"1 have. c.-t:iMi.hed (liiiniiig plant,,
in all p. hi-- of the couiil.y, In; n..
whi le have had a!l hetlil ci -pi i -
'at ion I lia n right In u
i:. I, a ml l a 1 lia i . h
i-1 detail u 1 1 Ii -,,
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I ul b -w 1 rig i a - i. -. C i ' i . ' ii - j'.. -i-1
i t few da v- id c i i 1 1 a i a' 1 1 i miri
.I'm-, i by Judge .1. Will l'le--
hi ank l''le ..and Al i l. . . 1 ' r i-'ew ier,
b, and A., l-'ie .-eidein id -is moid !i
i ir C'".i HI y ia 1 1, a-' ;gti. d oik i-n load-.
.Ml'.-, foul... foil r iiioiiili1 in llaj
wood c. unity jail. '
Clark h'r.'idy. unit 'Ii i i .-1 hi i iiced ...
stale priM.it. Ilalcigli. .,!. iiard labor
not less Thau I'-' ' r.ei' iiu-:.- than !
Norman I'le-sley, as-. cult, contin
m 'i! i hi pay ineiit ul e 1 1 ! .
.Mm ray Young, V, I'. I,., 1 1 1 . : i n--. i
in payment of 10 no.
Ma rgaret Gih- -n dis.-lia :g. d on
.pay tin nt "f .-...-(.
Vdlell I 'i-hiiard.
I'joi ii ( .ha ill,. I oirna i d...
llou.-lon Mcl'luie ami ' ail .Jam
isotr, 1.. and K., each (h I'l iniiint sen
teiu-ed s: month- m 1 1 , wood ja ll.
.'"lien Cotnad au.d Hatty i lemon o,
I-', and A., ceiiiiiiueil.:
' ii .ries G. Medford, s-an- of liipior
sentenced 12 tiionths in Haywood jail.
Sentenced su-.pended on payment of
$5(1. lid ami - :
. Fred . Smith; . - driving drunk, J
months in county jail, la f. e rev k'- i
for six months-
. Garrett G old:-. V 1'. I..., 0 tnonths
in county jail.
Jack Franklin, k mi.-.riths rn Hay
wood jail .
Lewis 'Parker, V. I'. I... 1" days in
Haywood 'jail.- assigned to work eti
Ia-op. .rd ( h-men-., di m;-.-ed.
Malison lb. well, Frank Howell, arid
Will Unwell. A D. W . .(it:', liiir i.
J. C. Singleton, enibe.zleiiient, ccr-
ttnued. ' .,
Bud West and Mrs. Tom Forga,--,l: ;;
and A.. N. P. W. L.
S F. Hendrix, fal.-e p.'( -tense ,i..ed
A S. .Copnev.- enib. zz'ettii ! ',, c-.n: .: -Ued.
Ku'gme "Moflitt, . fa-K'e preur.-.---called
Janies ( oghurn, op..;a .i a; . .
machine, contiued, .
Ton Bow'en, -operating . " -
.1. AV McKav, opt ra: i; ,. a . . ...
chine, continued. . . , ,
" Ned Mull," called nr-it t,.t.-- 1, ,
' N.,T-mTi Press'lev la:-'. '.'-11. ;-
UC'l. ' . .- ..' ..
Norma:' Pre-.-''.:, -ab :-i-
. Tom TrUlI. and" Ki l:ar
false pretense, railed ard t a
John Justice ah.'i . Bt
F and . i a
( hii' i I r " f
called and faded.. : . :
Kted Fvtrhart, bHS'ary,; .,
failed. " .'.-.' ," ' -, .
Ma-garef G b , r., p'.i' -enne-s,
"Sarah Ifich;e. l-astai-iy c
Thursday' i d
' 1. Ira Councdl, fal.-.. ".;-
m 1 rz! e me nt c. ". ' : r. 'r.-.i
J , ,r .' . v ' '
h n 'a' Ri tig
Bud Frank! n, 1. a-, i.
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