LniAUGUST 7, 1941
(Tpjcture Of North Carolina
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tA gust issue of the Na
Xphie Magaime. The
fTIfnard C Roy. ataff
Seven 44 pases of
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He state spreads across
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fTrticle is one of a series
Lrion state and city stones
l0hie Mag"'ne- officiaI puT
, of the National Geographic
, Appe8rance ' tne rti"
lie Geographic means that
Kjch more than a million
of members of the society,
-urstiio. the largest of any
Ll and scientific body in
rkL is represented in every
Country, Nearly 10,000
of the society live in
Orolina. . , . .
Roy was particularly lm
iwith the industrial wealth
Ch Carolina, and spent many
Inspecting tne large iacw-
the state. At ureensporo,
world's largest mills pro
denim, he watched the ma
which normally : turns out
000 yards a year, and half
iy yards each of flannel and
print and piece-dyed fabrics.
isited several oi ine av ium-
factories at Hign, romt.
I." he writes, "North Car-
arniture was sold through-
United States. North
la now leads all other states
Production of wooden house-bmiture."
lannapolis the writer saw
lis which daily convert about
La of cotton into tiny baby
wels, bath and beach robes,
and pillow cases. He also
:ed mills turning out 600,
len pairs of hosiery each year
U'iant paper mill where daily
jsand cords of pine, poplar,
k, chestnut, gum, and cot-
Id are made into thirty kinds
ler, including stock for one
lostal cards. ; This latter
lso produces turpentine and
Roy found that one chemical
y at Greensboro printed its
ising folders in . fourteen
?es, and had plants norm-
Itrating in England, Ireland,
Chile, Brazil, Argentine,
New Zealand, Australia,
luth America. . - -V.
article emphasizes the ex-
of the state's highway
The writer, in his ex
tour, noted the vast acre-
oted to tobacco, but still was
ped to learn that North Car-
ith its 120.000 tobacco
employing half a million
people most of the year, was the
greatest tobacco growing state in
"Three tobacco companies op
erating large plants in the state
each use more than a quarter of a
million dollars' worth of revenue
stamps every working day," he
writes. "Do you wonder- that
North Carolina is the fourth rank
ing state in the payment of taxes
to Uncle Sam! I saw hundreds of
machines each producing more
than 1,200 cigarettes a minute.
Other machines packed them at
the rate of 120 packs a minute."
North Carolina's participation in
the defense program appealed to
Mr. Roy, who notes in his article
that the bulk of Wilmington's sea.
borne trade now is gasoline from
Texas: "More than one hundred
silvery tanks holding 65,000,000
gallons spread along the Cape Fear
River bank in and below the city.
Wilmington built ships for the
World War and is playing a similar
role in the defense program today.
On a 70-acre site nine ways have
been built where 37 steel cargo
ships of 7,500 tons each will be
assembled by 1943."
In connection with the defense
work, he visited Fort Bragg: "A
year ago its population was 5,000;
Fayetteville's about 20,000," the
article states.' "Last winter 24,000
workmen began thrusting roads
through pine forests and flanking
them with buildings at the rate of
one every 32 minutes. The mili
tary population has swelled to
more than 65,000. It is the largest
military reservation in the United
States about 25 miles long and
10 miles wide.
"Early spring brings throngs of
garden visitors here (Wilmington)"
the writer points out, He men
tions the famous Orton plantation.
A HnllnrlHai. tnlfl m& Via krt,in.Vtf
nil, .,v UUUll,
a ten acre plot in 1920." says the
article. "Now he owns outrieht
100 acres. 'We raise 27 different
crops, and ship as many as 10,000
dozen daffodils, 5,000 dozen irises
and 2,500 dozen gladioli in a day,' "
the grower told Mr. Roy. " 'We also
produce a quarter of a million bulbs
over those used for next year's
crop.' " '
The article in its sweep from
the coast to the Tennesee border
gives many interesting highlights.
"Produce is often sold at auction,
as is tobacco. At Faison I saw
buyers from northern cities bid
ding on corn, cantaloupes, string
beans and cucumbers, while an auc
tioneer chanted. A buyer from a
Washington, D. C, grocery chain
showed me a day's order for 5,000
dozen ears of corn. One hundred
and fifty thousand bushels of cu
cumbers grown in this region move
direct from vines to a local pickle
As the author of an article in
the Geographic in recent years on
the Great Smoky Mountains Na
tional Park, the writer took advan
tage of the opportunity again to
risit the park, and he devotes con-
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Dellwood Circuit Has
Five Bible Schools
The Bible school which has been
in session for the past two weeks
at the Dellwood Methodist church
will close on Sunday the 10th ac
cording to the pastor of the Dell
wood circuit, the Rev. C. O. Newell.
The program will be held following
the regular Sunday school hour.
There will also be a display of the
work done by the school.
This is the fifth Bible school held
by the pastor of the Dellwood cir
cuit which includes the following
churches: Maggie, Dellwood, Maple
Grove, Elizabeth Chapel, and Balsam-
siderable space to the state's scenic
attractions and health resorts.
He visited the universities and
also made a study of the develop
ments in the state educational pro
gram: "Buses have nearly made
the little red school house a thing
of the past in North Carolina," he
writes. "More than 4.500 state
owned buses transport 331,000
children over 143,000 miles each
Fisheries, quarrying, and other
business enterprises, as well as
the many social and cultural ac
tivities of North Carolina are fully
discussed by Mr. Roy, as well as
being' portrayed in the many illus
trations which add graphic detail
to the story.
For Younger Set
The "Mid-Summer Frolic," out
standing dance of the season for
the younger set, will be held at
the Piedmont Hotel on Wednesday
the 13th, under the management
of Tom Lytle, of Asheville, and
student at the University of
North Carolina. The affair is ex
pected to attract guests from the
neighboring towns and camps as
well as local residents and summer
Rodney Bryson's orchestra of
twelve pieces has been secured for
the evening. The group has been
engaged for the Saturday night
dance at Biltmore Forest Country
club for the summer season. :
Rodney Bryson is a student at
Oak Ridge Military Institute and
has hud a wide experience in play
ing for dances and has selected the
members of his group with great
care, Those who have heard them
state that the boys can give their
music just the right swing for the
current dance steps.
The dance has been especially
planned for the younger set, with
all college groups, higfo school
students, campers from this
section, and tourists in town.
Mrs. R. O. Covington and J.
Dale Stents will serve as chape
rones for the dance.
F. F. A. Sponsors
On Tuesday night the Future
Farmers of America sponsored an
old time music festival with "Ole
Man (Read) Wilson as master of
ceremonies at Hazelwood.
An unusually large crowd was
present to hear the many bands
and individuals who participated.
Cash prizes were given the win
ners and also door prizes were
Those winning ' in the costest
were: First prize, $5, Margaret and
Harold, of Enka. Second prize of
$2.60 went to Pumpkin Center duet.
The Smoky Mtn. Ramblers of Cove
Creek, third prite of $1.50. The
Harmony Twins of Hazelwood,
fourth prize of $1.00.
Judges were J. Dale Stents, L.
M. Richeson, and Dewey Hyatt.
The firms interested in the F. F.
A., and donating door prises were:
Puroil Station, Garrett Furniture,
Massie Hardware, W. W. N. C.
Cafe, Eagle 5 and 10. American
Fruit Stand, Stovall 5 & 10. Under
wood Sinclair Station, Harold's
Dept Store, Smith's Drug Store,
Massie's Dept. Store, Belk-Hudson
Store, Buigin Dept. Store, Alex-
D. C Commissioner.
Guy Mason, 60, lawyer and om-Urm
newspaperman, has been named bj
President Roosevelt to succeed Mel
vin C Haien as commissioner of tlx
District of Columbia, which era
braces Washington. Mason's prad
cessor died in office
anders, Toggery, Green Tree Tea
Room, Aiken Gift Shop, Martin
Electric and Francis Grocery.
Annual Hyatt s
An unusually large 'number at
tended the annual Hyatt reunion,
one of the pioneer families of the
county, which was held last Sun
day at the home of Mr. and Mrs.
Thad Hyatt in Buncombe county.
Mrs. W. A. Hyatt, president, was
in charge. Lunch waa served picnic
style on the lawn at the noon hour.
It was voted to keep the same
officers, Mrs. W. A. Hyatt, presi
dent, Dewey Hyatt, vice president,
Dorothy Walker, secretary, pro
gram committee, John Hyatt, Dor
othy Walker, Samuel Perry Hyatt
Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Hyatt asked
that the reunion meet at their
house on Fairview road in Way.
nesville next year.
Boy Scouts Will Hold
Court of Honor At
Clyde Baptist Church
The August meeting of the Hay
wood court of honor of the Boy
Scouts will be held at the Clyde
Baptist church on Tuesday the
12th at 8 o'clock.
FOR RENT Two rooms conven
iently located. Two adults only
in family. Phone 197-W. Aug. 7
FOR SALE House and lot. Main
Street. Price reasonable. Mrs.
D. D. Alley. Aug. 7.
MID-SUMMER FROLIC-P i e d -mont
Hotel. Especially planned
for young set, college and high
school students, camp groups,
tourists. Rodney Bryson's or
chestra will play. August 13.
, Aug. 7.
FOR SALE Two houses and lots;
one 6-room, and a 4-room, located
on Richland Street, Hazelwood.
Terms. See Zeb Hooper.
July 31-Aug. 7-14.
WANTED CAPABLE young man
for full time job, by a well es
tablished retail firm. Must be
qualified to meet the public. Po
sition pays good salary. Give
age and experience together with
several references. Write "Po
sition," Box 511, Waynesville.
Aug. 7. , .
FOR SALE A good Argus 35 mm
Camera, with a 4.5 lens. See it
at Henderson's Corner, Aug. 7
CHOICE BUILDING LOTS
ON HIGHWAY AT CLYDE
t?ni Knwn the D. I. L. Smathers bottom land, now
Known as the D. I.
owned by Mrs. John Morgan.
Property opposite New Clyde High SchooL on High
way 19 and 23. Only 4 miles of Canton, 3 miles of
Drive out this week and select your lot.
Be On Hand-Sale Starts At 1:30 P. M.
Terms n i i . & Pnolhr Pn
lycione autuuu u nwuij w.
San Down Payment,
1. 2 and 3
Forest City, N. C.
FOR RENT Long lease. Six room
house, W. H. Nichols home, one
mile from Hazelwood, unfurnish
ed. Reasonable price. See Mrs.
J. M. Palmer. Aug. 7
BEAUTIFUL BIBISCUS now in
full color, Hydrangea, rose of
Sharon,- Butterfly bush, Abelia
in blossom. Choose your shrubs
for fall delivery. No down pay
ment. Stop by and see them at
The Champion Nursery, Canton.
July 31-Aug. 7.
WANTED FARMERS of this
county to produce more milk. Get
in on this good market. See Pet
Dairy Products Co. TF
WANTING TO RENT By Sept.
1st or 15th, comfortable house in
Waynesville. Address Box 435,
Lake Junaluska. July 31-Aug. 7
WANTED WILD GINSENG
Bring us all your wild Ginseng
, roots dug this spring. Good
prices today. Waynesville Phar
macy, Opposite the court house.
July 31-Aug. 7.
FOR IMMEDIATE SALE A
choice comer 100 by 200 build
ing lot, in desirable residential
section, with lovely nearby
homes. On paved street. Ad
dress "Owner" Box 511, city.
July 17-24-31-Aug. 7.
Champion Motor Co,
Canton, N. CV
TIRED OF COOKING In a hot
kitchen T Gas ranges sold by us
are cool, quick, economical, clean.
Brading Gas Service, Church
Street, Waynesville, Phone 202.
Aug. 7. . .
FOR SALE Settee, base rocker,
arm chair, solid walnut and tuft
ed mohair, floor lamp, 2 burner oil
heater, guitar, like new, $3.50.
Saunders Furniture Shop, next to
, E. Waynesville schooL Phone
370-W. Aug 7.
ALL PERSONS will take notice
that the undersigned will apply to
the Parole Commissioner to the
end that he secure a parole or
pardon, the undersigned having
been convicted of the crime of as
sault with deadly weapon. All
persons haying objections to said
parole will file same with the Pa
role Commissioner, Raleigh, N. C.
This the 6th day of August, 1941.
No. 1096 Aug. 7-14.
LETTUCE 3 for 250
TOMATOES lb. 5c
OKRA lb. 100
POTATOES 4 lbs. 25c
HOUSE ' MATCHES
5c Iioxes Now
Lifebuoy 3 for 200
Lux lg 24c-sm 10c
Rinso Ig 23c sm 3-25c
Lux Toilet 3 for 200
Fairy Soap 4 for 180
FLO U R ; sCA$ i -o
S U GAR ll iSs
From Our Gr"A"dc Market
RINGS 6 doz 250
47 oz. 320
Crushed Or Sliced No. 2 Can
Pineapple 2 for 350 1
TOASTIES 3 for 200
CLEANSER 3 for 230
Opposite Masonic Temple