THURSDAY, DECEMBER 31, 1936
THE WAYNESVILLE MOUNTAINEER
WANTED Ckan White Rags,
Five Cents a Pound Apply to
In the District Court of tie United
States of America for the Western
District of North Carolina, Ashevilie
Division, at law No. 379, United States
of America v. 1,394.50 acres of land in
Haywood County, North Carolina, E.
B Rickman, et al. Notice of Action
by Publication of Summons. To: Mr.
and Mre. Ernest Hutton; E. R. Mur
ray Ed Wells; J. F. Strader; husband
f Jane Holland; J. M. Mi-hael; G.
Murray and wife; Mrs. Beryle H,
Strader; and all persons whomsoever
who have, or claim to own any estates
or interests in the fee or otherwise in
and to the premises described in the
petition filed in this cause and de
scribed in this notice, and any and
all heirs and devisees 6f the several
parties above named, whose names
and addresses are unknown, and all
and singular their heirs, husbands,
wives, devices, executes, administra
tors, representatives, alinees, success
ors and assigns, of each and every of
them; and all unknown owners, lien
ors, or claimants, having, or claiming
to have, any right, title, estate, equity,
interest or lien; and all occupants,
lessees, users, holders and owners of
and claimants to any right or ease
mnet of prescription in, over, acros,
vr through said lands, or any part
thereof; you will please take notice
that an action entitled as above has
been commenced in the District court
of the United States for the Western
District of North Carolina, at Ashe
vilie, N. C, that summons has duly
been issued out of said Court, and pe
tition filed therein asking for the con
demnation of the lands described in
the ?aid petition and hereinafter de
scribed that you, and each of you are
necessary and proper parties to the
just and final disposition of this
action; that said action h.is been
instituted by the United States
Attorney for the Western Dis
trict of North Carolina for the
public use and benefit of the United
States of America, of the lands de
scribed substantially a follows: Tract
low described, under and by virtue of
the provisions of the Weeks Law, Act
of Congress of March 1, 1911, Chap.
186 (36 Stat. 961) Title 16, Section
f13, 521, 553, and 563 of U: S. C. A.,
and according to the method and pro
cedure prescribed in the Act of Con
gress of August 1, 1888 (25 Statutes
357(40 U. S. C. A.( Sections 257, 258
and 258-); that the lands proposed
to be condemned and appropriated by
the plaintiff United States are. described-substantially
as follows: Thact
No. 22, apparent and presumptive own
er being E. B. Rickman, containing
according to survey 1,394.50 acres,
situated in Haywood County, south
of Waynesville, lying on the watershed
of Lenoir Henderson, Crawford, and
Sarles Creeks, more particularly de
scribed by metes and bounds in Ex
hibit "A," and upon map or plat Ex
hibit "B," attached to the petition in
this proceeding filed with the Clerk of
the United States District Court at
Ashevilie, N. C.,: you and each of you
are hereby notified to be and appear
at the office of the Clerk of the United
Stateg District Court for the Western
District of North Carolina, in the
United State Courthouse Building at
Ashevilie, Buncombe County, N. C,
not later than ten (10) days from and
after the completion of service of this
summons by publication for four (4)
successive weeks, and answer or de
mur to the petition or complaint filed
herein by the above named petitioner
in the office of the said Clerk, and you
are further notified that if you fail to
appear and answer or demur to the
said petition or complaint within the
time specified the petitioner will apply
to the Court for the relief demanded
in said petition. Witness the Honor
able E. Y. Webb, Judge of the District
Court for the Western District of
North Carolina, this the 10th day of
(-5 AS HE SEES THE.
HUMAN SIDE O'LIFE
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fused to write a column fur today's issue. He was overheard tfllini: some
friends .f his. thai he is taking his vacation riylu at this time in order to
prepare hls.j.jfjv Year's resolutions.
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WAYNESVILLE PRESBYTERIAN WAYNESVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH
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H. w. tsaucom, raster,
All teachers and officers of the Sun
day school will meet Thursday even
ing at 6:30 for a supper meeting.
Prof. J. C. Brown, the new superin
tendent, will present some plans for
Next Sunday will be the 4th Sun
day of our "Loyalty Campaign."
The morning subject will be "Why
Church Members Are Lost."
You are invited to our services.
R. P. Walker, Minister.
Sabbath school at 9:45.
Sermon at 11.
Christian Endeavor at 7.
New Y'ear message by the pastor at
the morning service.
Mid-week service Wednesday at 7
Y'ou are cordially invited to all
services of this .church.
"TV JOHN'S CATHOLIC CHI RCH
Rev. Howard V. Lane, Pastor.
The chuivh Sunday services:
Morning mass at 9:30 and 11 o'clock.
Congregational inginir with special
music. Sermon by the pastor.
Instructions for the children on Sat
urday morning at 10:30.
Morning mass at Franklin on New
Year't, Day at 8 o'clock. Sunday
school at Franklin at 5 o'clock.
CHRISTMAS CRIB OPEN
The Christmas crib is open every
day until 9 p. m., and the community
is invited to bring their children.
"Grace Church in the Mountains"
Rev: Albert New, Rector.
Sunday, January 3rd, 1937.
10 A. M. Church school.
11 A. M. Choral Celebration of the
Holy Eu.harist, and sermon by the
Rector, on: "A New Year, a new
Everybody, cordially invited.
The annual meeting of the share
holders of the Haywood Home Build
ing and Loan Association will be held
in the offices of Morgan, St amey and
Ward, on the evening of January 19,
1937, at 7:30 o'clock. All members are
ti iged to be present.
S. H. BUSHNELL,
No. 532 Dec. 31-Jan. 7.
NOTICE OF SALE UNDER EXECUTION
Club Schedules For
January Are Given
Jan 5 Beaverdam Home Demon
stration Club will meet with Mrs.
Harley Wright at 1 ;80 o'clock.
Jan. 6 Allen's Creek Home Dem
onstration Club will meet at 2:00
o'clock with Mrs. Henry Francis.
Jan. 7 Dellwood Club will meet at
2:00 o'clock in the Dellwood school.
Jan. 8 Jonathan Club will meet at
2:00 o'clock at the Rock Hill school.
Jan 13 The Cecil Club will meet
with Mrs. Fred Pruett at 2:00 o'clock.
Jan 14 Fines Creek Home Dem
onstration Club will meet with Mrs.
G. C. Palmer at 12:00 o'clock.
Jan. 19 Rock Spring Club will meet
with Mrs. Wayne McElroy at 2:00
Jan. 20 Bethel Club will meet with
Mrs. R. E. Cathey at 2:00 o'clock.
Jan. 21 Maggie Club will meet
at 1 :00 o'clock with Mrs. C. I). Ketner.
Jan. 22 Iron Duff Club will '.meet
at 2:00 oMock with Mrs. Jarvis
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Having qualified as administrator of
the R. M. Ferguson .interwt in the
Jonathan Holler Mill, the deceased,
late of Haywood County, North Caro
lina, this is to notify all persons haw
incr claims airainst said interest to
exhibit them to the undersigned at
Waynesville, N. C, on or .before the
31st day of December, 1937, or this
notice will be plead in bar of their
All persons indebted to said inter
est will please make immeiliatc pay
ment. This the .ilst day of Decern be r., lfHlO.
J. E. FKKCUSON.
Administrator Kxoeuluf of the in
terest of R. M. Fortruson In The Jon
athan Roller Mill.
No. 533 Dec. 31-Jan. 7-14-21-28-Feb.
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT.
J. W. NOLAND and wife,
S. J. RATHBONE.
By virtue of an execution directed
to the undersigned from the Superior
Court of Haywood County in the above
entitled action, I will, on Monday the
25th day of January, 1937, at 11:00
o'clock A. M. at the court house door
ir. Waynesville, of said county, sell to
the highest bidder for cash to satisfy
said execution, all the right, title and
interest of said S. J. Rathbone has in
the following described real estate:
BEGINNING at a stake in the West
Bald line of Sugar Cove tract and
runs S. 2 W. 41 poles to a stake;
thence S. 82 E. 40 poles to a stake
in the East Bald line; thence with
same N. 2 E. 41 poles to a Make;
thence N. 88' W. 40 poles to the BE
GINNING. SECOND TRACT:
BEGINNING on a pine snag. Nich
olas Green's corner and runs with said
Green's line S. 118 poles to a stake;
thence S. 20" E. 11 poles to a beech
corner; thence East to a locust 75
poles in Rhodarmer's line; thence with
said line the watershed of the ridge S.
30 W. 60 poles to a chestnut corner;
thence S. 45 W. 18 poles; S. 54 W.
16 poles; S. 60 with Boyd's line 88'.i
poles to a stooping water oak on ridge
at Moody's Knob; thence N. 13" E. 11
poles to a chestnut on top of a ridge;
thence with the watershed of said
ridge N. 25 W. 4 poles; thence N. 11
E. 53 poles; N. 5 E. 20 poles; N. 16"
E. 38 polos; N. 6 V. 74 polos to a
small chestnut on Pinch Gut ridge in
C. M. Moody's line, 38 miles below a
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' corner, total to C. M. Moody's line
of a 30 acre tract, 130 pedes; thence
with his line of said tract S. 80 E.
65 poles to the BEGINNING, contain
ing 101 3-8 acres more or less, except
ing from the above tract that parcel
of land conveyed to V. A. Campbell
.containing about 2'v acnv more or
This the 28th day of December,
R. V. WELCH,
Sheriff of Haywood County.
No. 531 Dec. 31-Jan. 7-14-21.
NOTICE OF ELECTION OF .'BOND
ISSUE OF HAZELWOOD AND OF
Notice is heFeby gtwn that an
election has been called to vote on the
question of whether or not the Town
of Hazelwood shall issue its bonds in
the sum of $10,000.00 for the pur
pose of constructing and repairing
the streets and bridges of the Town
and levy a tax for the payment of the
principal and interest on said bonls
The election will be held 0n Saturday,
January 19, 1037, between the hours
of sunrise and sunset at the Town Hall
in Hazelwood, N. C. J. 1'. Scales and
J. V. Blalock have been .appointed
judges to hold the election with Lon
A new registration has been called
for said election and no one can vote
who is not registered for this elec
tion. The registration .books' will be
open at the Town Hall of Hazelwood,
N. C. from 9 A. M. tod P. M., ex
cept Sundays and holidays, f rom Mon
dayDecember 21., 11(3(1, to Saturday,
January 9, 1937.
This the 3rd day of December, 1936.
R. Pi. WOODARD,
Clerk Town of Hazelwood.
N. 523Do. 3-10-17-2-i-."l.
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT.
The defendant above named will
take notice that the plaintiff has com
menced an action against him in the
Superior Court of Hay wood County
for the purpose of sec uring an abso
lute divorce on the grounds of two
years separation; the defendant will
further take notice that he is required
to appear at the office of the Clerk of
the Superior Court on the 2nd day of
January, 1937 and answer er demu?
to the plaintiff's complaint or the re
lief therein sought will be granted.
This 9, December, 1936.
KATE WILLLIAM SON,
Assistant C. S. C.
No. 526 Dec. 10-17-24-31
NOTICE OF SUMMONS
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT.
AVERY CLOUSE. '
The defendant, Avery Clou se; will
take notice that an action entitled as
above has been commenced in the Su
perior Court of Haywood County, for
the purpose of obtaining an absolute
divorce from the bonds of matrimony
on the grounds of two years separa
tion. The defendant will further take
notice that he is required to appear at
the office of the Clerk of the Superior
Court of Haywood County, North Car
olina, on the 20th day of January,
1937, and answer r demur to the
complaint of the plaintiff or the relief
demanded therein will be granted.
This the 10th day of December, 19?6.
W. G. BYERS,
Clerk Superior Court,
No. 534 Dec. 31-Jan. 7-14-21. ;
NOTICE OF SUMMONS
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT.
H. P. Campbell and wife, Mattie
O. H. Shelton and wife, Alda Shelton,
R. Cliff Moody and wife, Isobel Moody,
Mrs. Frankie Janes and husband,
David P. Janes, Leonard Shelton and
wife, Callie Shelton, Frank Janes,
Hugh L. Davis, Mary Ruby Davis,
William G. Davis, Mrs. Elsie Davis
League and husband, C. C. League,
Mrs. Julia Rogers and husband, Nova
The defendants, Leonard Shelton
and wife, Callie Shelton, and Hugh L.
Davis will take notice that an action
entitled as above has been commenced
in the Superior Court of Haywood
County, North Carolina, for the re
covery of possession of a tract of
land containing about 6 acres, situate
in the Town of Dellwood, Ivy Hill
Township, Haywood County, N. C,
and- which tract of land is fully de
scribed in a deed from C. A. Campbell,
et ux, to H. P. Campbell and wife,
Mattie Campbell, recorded in Deed
Book 96, page 525, Record of Deeds
of Haywood County, N. C, and that
the defendants are proper parties to
this a.'tion relating to the said real
property and the said defendants
claim an interest in said property and
relief demanded consists wholly in
excluding them from any actual or
contingent lien or interest therein.
And let the said defendants further
take notice that they are required to
appear at the office of the Clerk of
the Superior Court of said county at
the Courthouse in Waynesville, N. C,
on or before the 30th day of January,
1937, and answer or demur to the
complaint in the said action or the
plaintiff will apply to the court for
the relief demanded in said com
plaint. W. G. 11YEKS,
Clerk of Superior Court, Haywood
County, North Carolina.
Dated this 7th day of December,
No. 524 Dec. 10-17-24-31.
CARD OF THANKS
We wish to express to our many
friends and neighbors our deep appre
ciation and thanks for the many acts
of kindness shown us during the death
of our s'ster and aunt, Mrs. Eliza
Mrs. Mary Reno,
The Turner Family.
NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE
On Monday, January 18, 1937, at
eleven o'clock, A. M., at the court
house door in the town of Waynes
ville, in Haywood County, North Car
olina, I wifl sell at public outcry, to
the highest bidder for cash, the follow
ing lands and premises, lying and be
ing in the town of Southern Assembly:
BEGINNING on a stake in the cen
ter of the branch which flows by the
pumping station, said stake being also
in the Southerly margin of Shore
Drive where said drive crosses said
branch, and runs with the margin of
said drive. S. 88 45' E. 75 feet to a
stake in the margin of said drive;
thence due South 100 feet to a stake;
thence S. 89 W. 65 feet to a stake in
center of branch; thence up the
branch as it meanders and with the
center of the same (approximately
N. 3 30' W.) 105 feet to the BEGIN
NING, containing 18-100 of an acre
more or less, including all the build
ings and machinery thereon.
Being the same land, described in a
deed from Carl A. Miller and wife to
Geo. C. McElroy and wife, dated July
16, 1928. Subject to all the stipula
tions and easements contained in a
deed from Southern Assembly, a Cor
poration, to J. B. Ivey, as re orded in
Rook of Deeds 60, page 50, Record of
Deeds of Haywood County.
This sale made pursuant to the pow
er of sale contained in a deed of trust
executed by Geo. C. McElroy and wife,
Margaret McElroy, dated July 16,
1928. and recorded in Book 24, page
148. Record of Deeds of Trust of Hay
This the 17th dav of December, 1936.
JOHN M. QUEEN,
No. 529 Dec. 24-31-Jnn. 7-14.
Having qualified as administrator
of the estate of C. B. Howell, deceas
ed, who died leaving real property in
Haywood County, North Carolina, this
is to notify all person having claims
against the estate of said deceased to
exhibit them to the undersigned at
Waynesville, N. C, on 0r before the
24th day of December, 1937, or this
notice will pleaded in bar of their re
covery. All persons indebted to said
estate will please make immediate
Thi the 24th day of December,
W. T. RAINER,
Administrator of the estate of C. B.
No. 530 Dec. 24-31-Jan. 7-14-21-38
Having qualified as administrator
of the estate of Miss Jannie B. Towles,
deceased, late of Haywood County,
North Carolina, this is to notify al1
persons having claims against said
estate to present them to the under
signed at Enka, N. C, on or before
16th day of September, 1937, or this
notice will be pleaded in bar of their
recovery. All persons indebted to
said estate will please make imme
This the 16th day of September,
, JAMES B. XDWLES,
Administrator of the estate of
Jannie B. Towles.
No. 499 10-17-21-31-.7an. 7-14.
I M PROVE I) S C II E I) I! L E S
Commencing December 6 1936
SOUTHERN RAILWAY SYSTEM
IleginninK December 6th new trains 131 and 138
will be inaugurated between Salisbury and Washington,
handling, in addition to Asheville-Washington, Asheville
New York, and Asheville-Ilakigh sleeping cars:
THROUGH COACHES BETWEEN ASHEVILLE AND
WASHINGTON: Schedule being as follows:
2 :.J0 pm Lv New York ....... ........ . Ar 11:45 am
4 :00 pm Lv Philadelphia . .... ..... . . . Ar 9.45 am
1 :45 pm Lv Washington . . ........... . . Ar 6 :50 am
9 .15 am Ar Ashevilie . . . . . . . . . . . Lv 5 :00 pm
This improved service will enable passengers travel
ing in coaches, to make the trip through to Baltimore,
Philadelphia and New York, with only one change of
Take advantage of our low fare coach tickets every
where travel in safety and comfort.
For further information, see your nearest agent or
K. II. DeButts,
Assistant General Passenger Agerr.
ASHEVILLE, N. C.
EFFECTIVE JANUARY 4th, 1937
Will Be As Follows:
Swagger Suits, Evening Dresses, Coats with
Fur Collars ..$1.00
Plain Dresses, Suits, and Overcoats ... .75
Suits and Dresses, Sponged and Pressed . .40
Hats, Cleaned and Blocked 75
Called for and Delivered