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Branded Chuck ~? lb.
Popular Brands lb.
Freshly Ground lb.
BIRDS EYET Small Siies, lb.
EGGS Strictly Fresh doz. 40c
LIBBY'S No. 2 can
LIBBY'S Small Green No. 2 can
Standard rack ? Now 2 can
SWEET, WHOLE - qt. jar 49c
MeCORMICK pt. Jar
ORANGE JUICE %OC
DONALD DUCK No. 2 can
VIENNA SAUSAGE 19C
SUPER SUDS OR RINSO
LARGE PACKAGE each
HOT ROLL MIX
10 pound bag
ROLLER CHAMPION 25-tt. bag
LIPTON'S 1-4 lb. pkg
LARGE HEADS *d&2
TOMATOES , mM*
FRESH carton 9M;
CELERY c Api
GREEN lb. 9^
SWEET POTATOES ?>:
"i?."? _ 44c
Velvet and Southern Dairies, 2 pt cartons
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We carry a Complete Line of Birds
Poultry, Fish, Fruits aid
the year roHa|L||
.al day Easter
UTo distent port,
went one William D. Lee, aeaotiate
of Agronomy at State
' received; a nine month'B
leave of abaence March 1. Ia talking
over this appointement with the head
of hia department, Ii learned that Lee
was chosen because ;ef hie vory inti
mate knowledge of,land wide
isacs with the yellow and red soils of]
this section of hia 'oW country.
Far from his home and family who
Stayed behind in Baleigh, the Bun
combe Countian ia hard at work on
improving the agriculture of a beaten
nation. With two other men, I^ee ia
examining the soils to determine whet
Improved practices can be applied to
Japan's basic pattern of farming.
Whenever a man sets his eyes on
Tokyo for the first time, lasting im
pressions have a amy of building up.
I Wanted to know what Lee, who has
been connected with State College
since 1936, would have to say about
these original imprints on the
Breathes there a man who wouldn't
write home about it T Well, this Mr.
Lee, whose chief interest of a life
time has been North Carolina soils,
set down his impressions in a letter
to Director I. 0. Sehaub of the State
College Extension Service. His train
of thought on Tokyo runs like this:
"A much bombed city, with vast
areas laid waste ? broad streets ?
everything left handed ? smells ?
decrepit little trolleys packed full,
with people on the outside like ants
clinging to a picnic cookie-? little
men, big loads ...
"Everything left handed . . . doors
. . . driving... turns... always bump
ing into someone going the wrong ( T)
way . . . bicycles, bicycles . . . some
pulling half a ton in a trailer . . .
little mem big loads . . . Japanese
with rosy cheeks who do not look ill
fed . . . smells
"Odd dress, women in slacks, ki
monos, dresses, wooden shoes. Jeeps,
thousands of them, driven by Japan
ese. Hundreds of colonels. Hardly a
eecqpd lieutenant . . .
"Army houses and feeds us in
hotels and large homes . . . many
places 'off limits'... Army runs free
buses . . . large and important build
ings missed in bombing . . . people
appear intelligent, clever, polite . . .
Army uses Japanese everywhere pos
sible . . . about half the office force
in Agriculture are Japanese." His
wandering thoughts end.
I have noticed before that where
little men have big loads in agricul
ture, State College is always repre
sented in any program designed to
lighten their burden.
Now I know why Mr. Lee went to.
G. L QUESTIONS r
Q. I served four months in the
Army during World War n, was
honorably discharged last Septem
ber and have been unable bo-find a
job. Am I eligible for readjustment
allowance and how do I go about
A. Yes, you are eligible because
you served over 90 days. Applica
tion for readjustment allowance may
be filed at a local office of the
U. S. Employment Service or of the
state employment agency. You must
register as able to work and avail
able for suitable work.
Q. Since leaving the service, 1
have negotiated a G. ?I. loan which
matures in 25 years. Will I be per-'
mitted to pay it off before date of
A. You have the right to accele
rate your payments or repay your
loan in full at any time without
premium or fee. Additional pay
ments must be made in one install
ment or multiples of $100 each,
whichever is most desirable.
Q. I am operating my own business
but losing money at present. As an
honorably discharged veteran of
World War II, can I claim readjust
A. If you served over 90 days, pari:
of Which was World War II service,
you are eligible for self-employme
allowance and may file application
at a local office of the U. SL Ei
ployment Service or your state un
Q. Will the
a loan made to
"ho is a
Kn Jean Bailey, physical Isarapist, applies latest methods of polio
treatment to Barbara Aim Britt of Snow BUI, Greene county, at the James
Walker Memorial Hospital, Wilmington. Miss Bailey was one of the,
state leaders who attended the "Preparedness Conference on Poliomyelitis*,
held in OokUboro Thursday of tide week.
Aim of the conference, sponsored by the Stats Health Department and,
the National foundation for Infantile Paralysis, is to organise county, civic
and health groups foe quick action in quae of a polio epidemic.
adjustment Act (G. L Bill) any
statement of this nature which yo*
hare made at the time of discharge
is considered null and void.
Q. If I am eligible for three yean
of schooling under the JGL L Bill,
does that moan three school years
or three calendar yean?
A. If you are entitled to three
years of education or training under
the Servicemen's Readjustment Act
(G. I. Bill) you are- eligible to three' i
calendar yean (36) months of edu-l
cation or training. Thia may be used. ,
np in four ordinary school years off
nine months each.
Qt Am I eligible for education or
training if I was in the army less
than 90 days during World War II
and was discharged for a service
connected injury? *
Q. May a veteran of World War
II who is receiving retirement pay
pursue a course of training or edu
cation and receive subsistence al
A. Yes; if he is otherwise eligi
Q. Does Veterans Administration
have to approve my course of edu
cation under the G. I. Bill?
A. An eligible veteran may .elect
his course and choose any state-ap
proved educational institution in
which he is able to enroll.
A month after the Third Army
went into action, August 1, IMA
some of its elements were fighting
600 miles apart and so fast was its
advance that St one time it had
1,000 miles of exposed flanks, prac
JASPER A. HOBGOOD
ON AIRCRAFT CARRIER!
Jasper A. Hobgood, fireman,
second class, son of Mr. and Mrs.
W. D. Hobgood of Route 2, Farm
nlle, is serving aborard the aircraft
?arrier U8.S Leyte, which is part of
the Second Task Fleet, now on At-1
Antic Fleet maneuvers. Theae^ ma
neuvers took place enroute to and
m the Caribbean Sea area.
The Second Task Fleet is compos-,
sd of the Leyte, the aircraft carriers
CSS Franklin D. Roosevelt and Ran-,
dolph, the battleship USS Missouri,'
the cruisers, USS Providence, Dayton,
to Quonset Point, R. L, several day*
**The Leyte recently completed her
iihftkiidAwn a. p
Due to the fact that we have a lot of stray dogs running
in the Town of Fanmvilk, the people
at large on the streets . _ __ wJ/Kk
are complaining about the dogs damaging flower gardens
and other property.
1 am asking that all people who own dogs or pets to please
cooperate in confining them to their premises, so that the
stray dogs that are not owned at have not been treated for
rabies disease might be disposed of. This is tot the purpose
of protecting the children in Town from being bitten by a
dog that has not been treated.
You will recall that last year the Health Department in
Pitt County had to order that aU 'dogs in the county be
quarantined, and with your cooperation this year, this can
be prevented. Several cases of rabies existed in the^ county
last year where children had come in contact with diseased
For your information I am printing the Town Ordinance
as to requirements of dogs running at large.
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Section Ul. It shall be unlawful for any person
owning a. dog to suffer or permit said dog to run at
large within the corporate limits of the Town of Farm
viUe. Any person violating this ordinance shall be
fined ten (f 10.00) dollars.
We must enforce this law, so will highly appreciate your
L. T. LUCAS, Chief of Police.
Are you helping your hometovTn? The wealth of its citizens is tl
of a city. Its prosperity depends open its business. Supporting
terprises is good business.
THE JOYNER MUTUAL BURIAL ASSOCIATION, Inc.
WHY NOT JOIN IT TODAY? ^ ; V
Why Wait longer? Do your parti Join now! ?
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JOYNER INITIAL BURIAL ASSOCIATION, INC.
(J. Archibald Joyner, Sec^Treas.)
Office?105 Wallace St Phone 5151 ? Farmville, N. C.
' Ar*y rice rs ioc high
if n? Ci ? ?>?; reduce
has reduced prices to save users of
a year. &e reductions apply to a
to control price*
And now a word of gratitude fo our friends who have
As most of
our customers are aware, Intematioeal Harvester has done
everything possible?and some things that seemed impossible