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THE DUPLIN TIMES
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- J. ROBERT GRADT, EDITOR OWNER
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A Duplin County Journal, devoted to the religion, matertaL
educational, economic and agricultural development of DnpUn.
.Hfat v'tWml WaV
I the going away, the great heart
Lest We Forget
In this week before the Democra
tic Convention in Chicago, it might
be well to pause and remember one
of the greatest Democrats of all
time, t9 late Franklin Delano
Roosevelt. The reforms in govern
ment that he instituted are le
gion and the effect of his program
on the lives of millions of workers
win he a lasting monument. No
other man of our time nas so grip- unseen xiowers ox regara 10 rne
ped the imagination and the hearfs Commander,
of the people the common people, from battle stations over the South
to whom he was more than a pre si- Pacific
dent, he was a promise. The nor- silent tokens saluting The :
ror that news of his death brought i Commander,
was an emotion shared by peole
11 over the world. Lest we forget Ahd the whitening bones of men
that dav. Aorll 12. 1945. we should i at sea bottoms
read again the poem by Carl Sand- or huddled and moldering men at
' and they will go on remembering
and they is you and you and me and
me. - '.
And there will be roses and spring
on the. moving oblong box,
flung from near-by, from faraway
from front-line tanks nearing Ber
burg, one of the most, American of
Can a bell ring In the heart
felling the time, telling a moment,
telling of a stillness come,
In the afternoon a stillness come
and now never come morning?
Now never again come morning.
say the tolling bells ' repeating it,
they may be murmuring,
"Now he is one of us,"
one answering muffled drums
in the realm of the shadow bat
talions. Can a bell ring proud in the heart
over a voice yet lingering.
over a face past my forgetting,
now on the earth in blossom days, over a shadow alive and Speaking,
In earthy days and potato planting,
now to the stillness of the earth,
to the music of dust to dust
and the drop of ashes to ashes
he returns and it is the time
the afternoon time and never come
. - morning,
the voice never again, the face
v never again.
over echoes and lights come keener,
come deeper .'
Can a bell ring in the heart
in time with the tall headlines,
the high fidelity transmitters,
the somber consoles rolling sorrow,
the choirs, in ancient laments
"Dreamer. hImwi rieon
A V-ll fl At., l . a-, it m . -
a ueu rings in me nearx leurag it . roller, sleep long
and the bell rings again and again Fighter be rested now
"told? "l CommanderweetTod night."
By Ted Keating
The next time you see a spinning
angler drop his lure time and time
again aunosi exactly wnerc ne
wants to put it, don't be jealous.
Getting accuracy with spinning tac-
there are half a dqzen accented
types, but the overhead cast and
the side cast are used most often.
The side cast sends the lure and
line out in low trajectory but ae-
Kie is easy wnen roa, reel, line ana curacy in direction is more diffl-
lure are . properly watched . iniculi. The iriid.ni. twins
ZJSSSZjf'ZSSi m Pta "ore ac
j ,tt.T.M 1.1.7?: curate in direction tout less so In
distance because of the higher tra-
k.u uu" mue tu tue roo, li is
instantly swept forward and up
ward to a position pointing at
about 45 degrees , over the target.
At this point the line is released
by extending the forefinger.
The overhead cast is made by
snapping the rod back vertically
from the horizontal- tov an 11
o'clock position overhead and then,
utilizing the bend thus formed in
the rod, sweeping it forward and
releasing the lure when th rod is
pointed at an angle of About 45
degrees over the target
In either case, a lull arm awing
is neither necessary; nor desirable.
us'ine wrists a lot, the forearm
a little and the upper arm not at
all. For best results, let the rod do
most of the work. . v a s
Don't bother trying to learn other
types of casts until these two most
important ones become instinctive.
Practice gradually will make the
release of the Une and control of
the lure become second nature.
Then you will be pleasantly sur
prised to see how accurately the
lure can be made to land in the rip
ple ring of a rising trout, in the
pad-bordered lair of a big bass, or
close to rocks along the coast
where ocean game fish are feeding.
Am I Required To Pay Social Security
Tax After I Am Sixty Five Years Of Age?
"Am I required to pay the social Some seem to believe that because
security tax on my earnings after the minimum age Tor entitlement
t am 65 years of age?'.' That qui-t- to the retirement insurance is age
tlon is frequently asked at the soc
ial security off Ice.
"There . is no age limit on the
payment of taxes, and workers who
continue to work on a Job covered
by social security after they reach
age 65 must continue ot pay the-1
65, the taxes need not- be paid
after a worker reaches that age.
"This is not true," Mr. Avera em
phasized. "Employers, their em
ployees, and the self - employed
pay the tax on their social security
income even .after an application
Score 10 points tor each correct answer Ja the first six questions;
I, ElUer Invaded Poland in: ' '
mo - iwa was --wo -if'
1 Nleman Fellowships are awarded by; , . -
Harvard Columbia , Princeton ' Yale .
f. tn the Bible, Salome danced before King:
Johns l Solomon . Farouk 1 ' Herod . ' "
.. In the U. & Navy, a Fleet ia fenarally commanded bj ms
upum . ommooore AOmiral
8. The novel, House of Seven Cables, was written by:
whitman Poa Galsworthy Longfellow .
C An instrument known as a transit is used by: --
v surgeons railroad firemen surveyors . shepherds
T.Usted below, at left, are four V. S. rivers and opposite them,
. scrambled up, the bodies H water into which they empty. Match .
them, scoring 10 points im each correct answer.., -,,.;
.'. (A) Potomac Mississippi River
, .(B) Ohio -Upper W. Y. Bay
'(C) Hudson ; -Culf of Mexico v
.I (D) Rio Grande Chesapeake Bay
Total your points. A score of 0-20 is poor; 30-60, average: 70-60
tuperior; 00-100, very superior. ' .
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WEEKLY CROSSWORD PUZZLE
Here's the Answer
, I Pictured
oscine bird -Sits
Cry to ,
13 Chemical -suffix
14 Century plant
; 15 Eggs
10 Yes (Sp.)
22 Victory In
' Europe (ab.)
2 Narrow valley
1 Harem room
4 Pronoun ' '
5 Walking stick
6 Bewildered -
7 Departed '
fi Beverage 1
10 It belongs to
26 Light boat
the genus 34 Person
social security tax; regardless of for , the benefits has been filed. This
their ago," says N. R. Avera, man- is required, and It is equally ap
ager of the Wilmington, N. C. office pllcable to, all persons veo to
of the social eecurlty admlnistra-' those who are receiving the ln
tion. surance payments after 1 age 75
Many employees, and employers whether they are retired or not."
alike, are confused n this point. . ... ; ' . . -
Let's Vash Clothes
The Safest Way
There are many everyday house
hold tasks that may hide a danger
that is very real and Impending
even .though It can't be seen! -
This, is a good point to keep , In
machine, there's always the dang
er of catching your clothing, your
hair, or little johnny's finger. But
there Is another hazard associated
with washing clothes that strikes
with more tragic results.
According to U. S. Department of
Agriculture specialists, there, is the
possibility of being shocked if
your lectrlc appliances used with
water or in damp places aren't pro
perly grounded; Without .una very
of forefinger control which:'. Joe
Bates. Jr.. discussed here a few
weeks ago. With them, and a bit
of practice, It's a sure bet that you
can be an accurate caster, too.
; We asked Bates what type of cast
aids the spinning angler most in
getting accuracy. He explained
jectory of flight of the lure and
the greater belly in the line. .
The side cast starts .with the rod
pointing forward. From this position-,
wrist action snap sit down
ward to the right. Utilizing the
fmlnd, .particularly since National necessary protection, a stray cur-
Farm saiety week comes up July ent, seesjng ine easiest way to ine
20-26 pointed out specialists of ground, may run through your
the State College Extension Serv-j body
ice. h ' ' Some manufacturers equip their
Take washing your, clothes, lor: machines with a cord that grounds
example. You don't ordinarily as
sociate tragedy with this very com
mon practice. Of course, if you
work with the older wringer type
the machine wherever it is plugged
in. ' These special cords have a
three-pronged plug that requires
a three-iboie outlet to fit it some
(comb, form) 20 Door curtain
28 Adjoin 21 Blackness
; 28 Level
120 Pint (ab.)
1 30 Knight (ab.)
1 32 Compass point
1 33 Lawsuit ,
' 48 Sea eagle
50 Made of oats
brother (Bib.) pg
et it is
85 Aid -
57 These birds
58 Created .
S6 Burned .
42 "Show Me
43 Parent '
44 Brain passage
46 Half an em
49 Burmese .'
' ' demon
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other washers have a three-wire through the water,
chord and a two-prong plug that
fits into the conventional socket.
The third wire in this cord is used
for grounding purposes.' It urencft'
es -off the cord' alear the faandll them tmwM te placed n arangea
soes into a tiny eockeMnat replaces
one of the screws holding the cover
plate in place. This method Is very
effective if the home is wired with
metallic cable. If not, the current
will be groundedArovtded the wir
ing In the home is well grounded.
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I i I i Hi III I III si ! I 111 " l iiVI MIHJ' , m V
KmU dV l in J i VI 7f -fsl f b o flnf" ht its field. Ford's dtoke of new
, Um IKIM UWS YT J ' body, uphold end color combhalion.
I JUtLUtJMi AIRiy h the trldMt in low-Bricxl nr hktorvl I
" P FT 1 f 7 ll trlT j ' '
1 U fAA W U VT Th. vouna oT hrt 'd. Fnrd'. CK
Yl lmlUA J One Sunlinar, WWi Its new 110 hiah-com-
f, WiM P 1 J ' low,r offel In the low-price ' J
M4 lL v- :C. . ' field. And take vour oick of rardonnlle. ,
K r iff '
In summer when the flock Is
taking advantage of the eunugnt
and green forage of the range, the
poultry-raiser should watch ; bis
birds lust as carefully as when they
are in the noultry house. Irregular
range conditions can quickly bring
I about disease troubles in tne mock.
There are a number of ways in
which diseases are spread during
the range period. However an alert
poultryman, acting quickly to cor
rect any management fault,' can
usually prevent disastrous disease
outbreaks. 1,1 " "
Contaminated Water '
During this period one of the
I principal sources of trouble is con-
I laminated water. .Open water ves
sels, puddles, ana even taxes ara
brooks can become contaminated.
That's why -careful attention should
I be given to the water supply fur
nished for the, birds. If it is al
lowed to become unsanitary. , the
I poultry flock will be placed in
serious danger. An effort should
I -De made to provide an abundance
of clear, fresh water during the
I range season or during all sea-
I sons for that matter. 1 ;
In keeping the. water sunolv free
I of contamination,' many poultry-
raisers use poultry drinkins-water
Isanltlzers. This practice can be of
considerable help in reducing the
iinreat 01 disease transmission
sash, dooss, sheet
rock .wool, plast
er, lime, cement,
pipe, drain tile,
white assest03 si-
, SHINGLES, ALL KIND
ROLL KCCm:G, 5-V
at J T
' 9 Offl It tf clHFWV
Another source of poultry dis
eases is the range site. When chicks
are moved from the brooder nouses
where chickens have not been per
mitted for at least a year, prefer
ably two years. '
MosauKoes. flies, ticks, and dung-
beetles and other insects ,cn
bring trouble to the flock. As a
precaution against disease, poul
try-raisers should take swift action
against the Insect i population.
Spraying regularly with a good in
secticide will help keep the flock
comfortable and will neis prevent
Diseases also can be transmitted
through mechanical means, such as
shoes, feed sacks, wild birds, dog,
and by contaminated feeders and
waterers being moved from one
pen to another. V
Still another source of disease is
the shipment of growing stock from
one location to another. When this
Is done it is a good practice to
Isolate the birds brought in from
the outside for a .week or 10 days
before they are placed with the
Creep Feed Calves
Farmers Are Urged
With pastures short throughou
North Carolina as a result of the
recent drought, it's going to pay
farmers to creep feed beef calves
State College Livestock Special
ists A. V. Allen and Sam Buchanan
say the pasture shortage has prev
ented cows from producing their
normal supply of milk. , Creep feed
ing, tney assert, win aaa ou to
100 pounds and calves will grade
higher when they're sold. "
You won't - need an elaborate
creep just a makeshift arrange
ment that will allow, the. calves
to get all the grjln they want. The
ideal place for .putting the -creep
is in the shade near the watering
v it -v-j v -
You can build it with either lum
ber .poles or wire, and it's best to
keep the openings 16 to 20 Inches
wide, and three feet high. A reg-
The tumult and the shouting dies and we have a respU
' for a week. ' The thrilled-packed drama is one oi tne oest snows
"'on earth, one of the most exciting and dramatic. I do not re-'
v member listening to a more hotter contest. Outwardly this wounds
. mv imuir healed, but many of the more partisan delegates seemed
to agree with the woman in the Taft headquarters at the Con
- rad Hilton hotel when she turned on her heel and said tlirougk ,
tears" well this means another eight yeart of socialisnjAv,
';,? ' . -.'- ."s.,'.
' Personally I think the whole convention and the events
iadin un tn it should make the Democratic party sit up and take -:
... m .l.i,Mt Im 1AniiKllj.AM' n.t4n & .;
nouce. mere w w wju j
young and vigorous element, a progressive eiemeni uat was
choked too long by the reactionary old guard. It la a growing, ,
alive party now and tljere Is nothing more healthy than a-two ;
party system. The old order has changed, and th defeat of the
., old guard was a decisive one.- Regardless of your party affiliation, '
- It is well to appraise your opponent accurately and this new Re-' -'
publican elephant is not the old blundering, cumbersome one
.that the Democrats have defeated so easily too easily in the
past two decades. Something new has been added enthusiasm,
imagination, drama and the American people are moved by all
; There were many highlights almost too -many until those
of us who listened so avidly felt that we couldn't take any
. more crises. But when the tension got unbearable, the mood . '
would be relieved by a humorous note like the one Injected '
" by the delegates from Puerto Rico whose name should -be red
lettered in Convention annals-that Wednesday night I am sure
many of the delegates would, have nominated him for .president.
' On the crucial first ballot when it appeared that Eisenhower
would lack enough by a small margin, Harold Stassen's dele'
; gation from Minnesota tipped the scales that was sheer, drama
Itself. Then the moment when Eisenhower who ' obviously acts
on Impulses and not on prearranged plan,'' left to visit Senator
Taft instead of going to the Crystal Ballroom of the Blackstone
' Hotel for a victory celebration. And Senator Taft who la still a
shrewd and exceedingly intelligent politician, snowed himself
to be a far better sportsman than many of his supporters:
made a speech calculated to bridge the gap between the two fac-
t Uons. But as great a show as it is, it is a good thing that we have
to go through it only once in four years tod much excitement
' i, ' . ,. . ' j ,.,.
The record-breaking run of the new superdeluxe liner,' The
United States brought a championship back, to America no
American4uilt liner had held the record for. the Atlantic cross-
log since 1851 a long time to wait for a victory. X wouldn't know
about the new liner, but friends of mine who have crossed on the '
speed queens of the Atlantic tell me the vibration Is terrible
slow boat is much better, more comfortable, and if you're In a hurry
you can always fly. Two boat trips appeal to me more than any; 1
other a canoe trip down the white water of the AHagash, and that
wonderful vacation m a schooner along the Maine coast in which
the passengers are part of the crew.
' i.-'".'J'-?f:r--:s-"-;'iV;'V-'-.. -: "X ':tC-:y'ftjr-'
One of the surprises in the surprising Republican, convention '
was the tremendous ovation given to Herbert Hoover he made
an excellent speech. Probably one of the most underestimated 1
men in American history, the former president Is a great engineer
and a man of absolute personal integrity, but he has never bad 1
any popular appeal. It .is said that during his last year in th
White House, be was Walking down Pennsylvania Avenue with; '
his Secretary of the Treasury, Andrew Mellon. "Andy," Hoover
said, "I came out this morning without a cent in my pockets. Lend '
me a nickel, will you? I want to call up a friend." "Here's a
dime," volunteered Mellon. "Cay up both of them!" '
As I write this on Friday, there is rather authentic word '
that Claire Boothe Luce may place in nomination the name of -
( Senator Margaret Chase Smith from : Maine as vice-president -Any
woman who has ever met that astute .Yankee senator and ,
delightfully charming person , would be pleased to second that
nomination even if it is only a token one. 1 1 have' never known
r a politician who went to as much trouble to help her constituents,
who answered all their letters personally, and even launched
investigations to try to redress wrongs they had suffered. She "
is simple and unaffected, honest and direct, a very great lady, the"
Senator from Maine,, I can't imagine a sharper contrast in people
than the one between her and .Claire Boothe Luce whose add-.
. tongued phtysj hate delighted millions. Claire tells this story"
on hereeU.: SW and Aier important husband, Henry Luce (LuW
JimeBFortuit e'.Kwfr walkutg through the lobby of a Washing-"
;fon hotel sb4 hjsi somebody comment, "There go Aresealc
and Old 1.W;T' ' f ' .
But no matter what our politics or what section of the country
, we hall from, we are all : Americans i believe it would be a good '
thing if ,we all had to change from one part of the country to'
, another now and then so that we could appreciate all that goes '
to make up America it is. composed of so many things, so many
ways of life Walt Whitman knew the feeling that Is America,'
Carl Sandburg knows it, Stephen Benet knew it In his poem called 1
, .."America". , . ,
,You are the buffalo-ghost, the broncho-ghost ; .
With dollar-silvering in your saddle-horn,
The cowboys riding lnrom Painted Post,- ' -j
The Indian arrow in the Indian corn, '
And you are the clipped velvet of the lawns
Where Shropshire grows from Massachusetts sods,
The gray Maine rocks and the war-painted-dawns
That break above the Garden of the Gods ; ;
The prairie-schooners crawling toward the oro.i 1 v!T
And the cheap car, parked by the station-door. j
Where the skyscrapers lift their foggy' plumes ."
Of stranded smoke out of a stony mouth
You are that high stone and its arrogant fumes,
And. you are the ruined gardens in the South,
V - - ,. i .,;, vk ,H
And bleak New England. farms, -so winter-white
Even their roofs look lonely, and .the deep - v
The middle gralnland where 'the wind of night
Is like all blind earth sighing la her sleep.
And now to see you Is mora difficult yet
Except as an immensity of wheel v i
Msde.up of wheels, -oiled with inhuman sweat .
And glittering with the heat of ladled steel. '
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All these are you, and each Is partly you,' - H '
And none Is false, and none is wholely true. - ' 1 .
" Helen Caldwell Cushman
ular feed trough with a roof over
head' or a self-feeder will do the
The recommended grain ration
for calves two to five months old
ie equal parts of cracked corn and
whole oats. ..For calves five to 10
months old, add one part of protein
to eight parts of the cracked corn
and whole oats mixture. -
Tor complete details, ask your
county agent for a copy e Exten
sion Circular' No.' 268. "Ralslnr
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.. DR.-H. W. COLWELL
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