Thursday Afternoon, May 5, 1949
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BEFORE THE HORRIFIED EYES of thousands of spectators at an air show
in Jackson, Miss., a tiny plane flown by Billy Fischer, national champion
small craft pilot (top), loses a wing. Plummeting earthward (center),
the 46C-pound ship hits the ground. At bottom, field employees run to
the bui-rung mass of wreckage in an attempt to save Fischer. Flames
drove thcro off and the pilot perished. (nternafional Soundphoio)
Committees Named For
Junaluska C. D. Program
By THE REV. PAUL DUCKWALL
At a meeting held at the Long's
Chapol Methodist church on Tues
day night, the officers of the Lake
Junaluska Community Develop
ment Program, and a number of
community leaders, appointed the
principal committees of the program.
Mrs. Quay Medford was named
chairman of the survey committee.
utners who are to serve with her
are Ruell Noland, T. J. Fincher,
Ben Green, Mrs. Guy Fulbright,
Mrs. Ed Nichols, Mrs. Ernest Cart
er, Mrs. A. L. Ensley, Mrs. H. C.
Justice. Mrs. J. S. Harrell, Sam
Bradley. Mrs Wayne Medford, Mrs.
Charles Henderson, Horace Ander
son. Mrs li. H Terrell, Mrs W L
Moody. Mrs. Lewis Burress and
Mrs. Hazel Chambers.
This committee will meet on
Sunday afternoon at three o'clock
at the Longs Chapel church.
After this group makes its re
port, the cxecutive'committec will
hold its first regular meeting to
appoint special committees for the
program and set the date for regu
It was decided that the execu
tive committee would consist cf
the duly elected officers and- the
cha.rmen of the three groups
Hallet Ward was named chair
man of the progl.am committee;
Others appointed to serve with him
i ,u . CoPer and Mrs. Guy
The Ways and Means Commit
tee was established with S E Con
natser named chairman. Appoint
ed to serve with him are A J
McCracken, Zack Massey W ' H
Burg.n and Mrs. Jerry Liner.' '
Assistant County Agent Joe
Cline represented the county
agent's office at the session.
The boundaries of the commun-
final Rites Held
For Mr. McClure
Funeral services were held Tues-
day afternoon from the Maple V T ?T M"" ne
Grove Methodist church for Hons. . .Univers,ty of North Carolina will
ton McClure, middle-aged Waynes-
Mrs. White Elected
Mrs. Myrtle White was elected
president of the Maggie Parent
Teachers Association at a meeting
at the school Monday night that
was attended by a record audience
of f0 persons. -
Mrs. White succeeds Mrs Leo
Evans as head of the organization.
Mrs. Estelle Allison was elected
vice-president. Mrs. Fred Henry.
secretary, and Robert Massie.
In reference to the P-TA cam
paign for school improvements.
members of the Better School
Committee headed bv Chairman
Clifton White, reported that Coun
ty officials bad asreed to do what
ihey could about the matter.
Other patrons of the school told
the audience they had received a
similar promise from the Board.
The Maggie School SDokesmen
had presented their requests only
a few hours earlier to the Rnarri
at its' meeting at the County Court
Other members of thr Male
Committee are Harrison Valentine,
cm jLfavis, KoDert Massie, and
In other business at the meet
ing. Mrs. Evans aDDointed a com
mittee to help the Public Health
nurse and entertain - children at
the clinic which will be held Mon
day at the school for pre-school
Mrs. Robert MassU was nampH
chairman of the committee, with
Mrs. Hobart White, Mrs. Arthur
Woody, and Mrs. Mvrtle White an.
pointed as members to work with
airs. Kuby Bryson of the Dis
trict Health Office in Waynesville
explained the purposes of these
She told the parents and teach
ers that the clinic scheduled for
Monday is not to administer vac
cinations to the children to enter
school next fall.
"This is a health check aimed
to help the child become better fit
physically for school."
Parents were urged tq bring to
these clinics for examination chil
dren ranging from six months to
six years in age.
Mrs. Bryson showed a motion
picture film illustratine the work
oi the North Carolina Health De
partment as part of her discus
Methodist Home For The Aged
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The First Methodist Church rf Wavncvilld u'ill inin nthpr Wfslcrn North Carolina churches of the annual Conference on Mother's r
to raise funds for the building of the Methodist Home for the Aged in Charoltte, shown in the architect's sketch above. Mrs. J. M. Long
of Waynesville is leading the campaign to secure funds. The Western North Carolina Conference was the first Methodist conference
to open a home for the aged.
Group Named For Aliens
Creek School Project
UNC Grads In
Haywood County Alurani,.Qt ie
man. 24 hours after he was
Burial was in the church ceme
tery. Mr. McCIure's body was found
in a wooded lot late Monday after
noon off Main Street.
A jury summoned for an in
quest by Dr. J. F. Pate, county
coroner, shortly afterward, return
ed a verdict of death due to nat
The jurors found that Mr. Mc
Clure had been dead at least 24
hours before his body was found.
Dr. Pate said therp were tut
wounds on the body and that there
was no evidence of foul play in
the man's death.
Survivors include Mr. McCIure's
mother, Mrs. Addie McClure, Way
nesville route 2; two sisters. Mrs.
W. C. McDaniel of Atlanta snH
Miss Louise McClure, Waynesville
route 2; three half-sisters. Mrs.
Aivin Hoyle, Mrs. Laura McElrov.
Waynesville route 2, and Mrs.
Olive Beich.eld, Hazelwood; and
a half-brother. Noble Moodv of
hold a dinner meetlns at Mount
Valley Inn Wednesday, May 11, at
Special guests for the event will
be Coach Carl Snavely, George
nogan, secretary of the Education
al Foundation, and Fred L. Huff
man of Morganton.
Members of the Alumni Assoc
iation from Jackson, Swain, and
Macon Counties are eYntjrf 1a at
tend the meeting as well as a large
representation from Haywood. Re
servations for the dinner mav h
made with Roger Walker at Phone
Officers of the Havwood
include Fred Ferguson of Canton,
president; Alvin Ward, vice-president;
Jim Gwyn, secretary; and
Roger Walker, treasurer.
Profane But Pointed
SOUTH HAVEN. Mich. (V T
Mrs. Paul Mixter spotted a sign in
Texas, between San , Antonio and
Del Rio reading: "ThU is Onrf-a
country. Don't drive throueh it
like hell." ...
ity were discussed, but were not
set, pending the report of the sur
The Lake Junaluska
ity was organized last week.
Charles W. Edwards, Jr., was
elected chairman; Mrs. Quay Med
ford, vice-chairman: Mrs. Willarrt
Moody, secretary; Mrs. Harry How
ell, treasurer; and the Rev. Paul
H. Duckwali, reporter.
By MRS. BLANCHE FRANKLIN
, A seven-member committee to
meet with the county school board
in regard to improvements at the
Aliens Creek school was appoint
ed during the Aliens Creek Com
munity Development Program
meeting early this week, that at
tracted 125 persons.
Named to the committee were
C. L. Allen, Elmer Hendrix. Per
ry Norman, Mrs. Nellie Allen, Lu
ther Gilliland, Dave Wifigins and
Mrs. Hiram McCracken.
The establishment of the com.
mittee was the latest action in the
program's project for a bigger and
better school house.
Also appointed was a n,r,mn
tee of three to havP a mn,i
bearing the name of the commun
ity and set up at the entrance of
Aliens Creek Road.
The members named
mittee are Fred Farmer, Rufus
Siler and Mrs. Nettie Allen.
C. L. Allen, community chair
man, presided over the meeting
which opened with Secretary El
mer Hendrix reading the minutes
of the last session.
After the busi nCSS moolind ni
Fred Farmer, Mrs. Betlv .in' m'
man, and Elwood Caldwell, who
mane up the program committee,
arranged an old-timo .in.,
Mr. Caldwell assigned the words
iu me contestants, and Fred Farrn-
ci ana sooner i bmi .
The Aliens Creek Trio added to
e entertainment hv cii.,
Before the meeting adjourned,
it was decided to hr.M ih .
session at 7:30 n. m 10 . ...
In some automotive parts, ac
curacy must be so great that an er
ror of one ten-thousandtfi of an
inch about one thirtieth the thick
ness of a human hair cannot be
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Mr. Guy Wf,
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United States growers last year j schools are Z
produced a total of 31,732,000 j Persons interea
turkeys 8 per cent less than in ; Bookrnobile us
ia4Y, ana 11 per cent below the ! "'uuu "e um
1942-46 average. California led j Mar8ar JoU
all other states witn 4,oa3,ooo birds '"""Mild
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Canton C of C
More than 100 persons are ex
pected for the annual dinner of
the Canton Chamber of Commerce
which will be held at the Hotel
Canton Friday night.
The New Yolk A. C. is contrib
uting $2,000 each year to the U. s
Olympic Fund from the proceeds
of its annual indoor track meet.
Church Attendance for Child
10 lbs. $.02
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WHEN 1 diicuM rUf)on in this
column, in relation to children, I aim
not to b a fartltan toward ur par
ticular nlizioiM faith er sect. I
would even (ike to be thoughtful of
the penon who thinks he haa no
But astuminf that en or both
parents nare particular religious
faith or belong to a particular set,
I renters to discuss what are soms
sf the wars by which these parents
night cultirato a happr family life
and gala bsst spiritual raiuss for
thsmselres and their children whils
belonging to thsir awa particular
faith or sect r religious organisa
tion. Inddentallr they aO worship
.ths same Cod. I hops they all bars
nu appreciation ef oae another
and for those who profess no reli
gious beliefs at sfl.
Before a perse belongs to a par-
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ucuw reugious isiui .or ssct ht
can ths were easily and Rthosias
tically fulfill Jtis pledge thereto if
n now won pro na salient pur
Psoe, principles and bsilefs. When,
therefore, ha puWieir eehfssses ba
liaf in a particular fKa er sect and
pledges to put these ktiiefs into
operation, he should nrst know what
it is he is eonfesiirtg t d pledg
ing to fulfill, . .-;(,:.
This seams to Justify indoctrina-
and sect, and by tha psrarita who
are memsers CAersoNow different
church organisations differ in the
mount ana ways at Indoctrination.
The older and mora Ughly organ-
o turn rsugwut group la, as a
rule, the mora formal and Interns
the indocttiitatie especially of the
ehjldren. The Jewish shorta, parti
jlr.the orthodox branch, and
the Catholic church hats thsir chiU
draa leant by heart answtta to cer
tain basic questions pertinent to
their faith, beforo these children
become full-fledged members. So do
certain Protestant churches. These
exercises are known as catechisms.
Soms other Protestant groups have
classes for children in preparation
for membership, in which ths be
liefs of ths church these children
plan to join are explained.
I gather the impression that this
practics is growing and spreading
among all sects. Leaders in these
rarious sects havs concluded that
indoctrination by parents and ths
Sunday school is not enough, snd
their reasoning seems to me to bs
on good psychological grounds.
Now if your child is registered,
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doctnnation class of any sort, I
think rou will or with m.
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you owe it to him to encourage, even
in some instances t
to attend croTfint.lv mnA a mil viva
and to pursue the course earnestly.
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u i "",.u"' wara nis partlcipa
aon in this course refl-t .i.
you placs on it
Though a Prntaifanf r
was once invited tn mttmnA - ...
ants' section at a T"m-Vi. -
arress fCathaliit .... i u j
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problem discussed of getting chil-
uKr Becoming members to
go to confenion fihfniin mm.
this is a diffnrcnt
that of young Protestant members
IL Vri ,."n Mnw' practice in
the Catholic church. It requires of
the TOUth a mtmna urn.
sibility and a lot of parental help
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gardless of the religious faith or
P?CV T svy responsible
ity davolvM nnnn u.r.i.t. i..,
the child ta liva nn fik,,ii .i
cgHgnttons he mi espoused.
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