ThurMiav, ,Iu!v HOth. 1925
THE CAROLINA MOUNTAINEER
Women Rank With Men As Expert
Drivers Says Noted Statistician
The Mountaineer looks forward to
reporting a bumper yield as a result of
this interesting experiment in uncler
New White Flt Hats
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no i-orji 1, n t In control of motor lit Kofi mini It. now miiklnir an lii-'
nu lilricry. ...'. .r.ln.K to th- Hii'l- 'iiilry Into wrlal lialh, h.ij.i.N
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Ab ( oiiMiiltlny ata'lstli Inn (.f tint 9 : , c i a or 1: 11.
When your Watch needs repairing there
is only one kind of attention that will
put it into correct running condition
expert attention such as we are prepared
to give it. Leave your Watch hereto
day for inspection.
Jeweler anciOptometri st
Father of Twenty- one Children
Hears of New Protection Plan
For more than forty-six years
James N. rtrWItt lias devoted his
time to making Ko.nl at his Job
and to being the proud father of
one of the largest families south
of the Muson-Itxon line.
There have beti twenty-one
little DeWltts and eighteen of them
arc still living, the oldest a son Of
forty-six ami the youngest a tod
dler of Just two.
PeWItt Is a carpenter employed
In the I.oulsvllle, Ky., coach yards
of the l.oulav'lllo mid Niuihvllle
Railroad, and his general fore
man. John Murrtllla. who Is uliown
In the above photograph with hlm.j
will tell you that no more com-'
petent artisan Is carried on the
roster. But the elderly worker Is.
above alt. a family man. and lt
la with no little pride that he dis
cusses his large flock. Despite the
fact that many of them have
grown up and married and live
In cities far distant from Louis
ville, he still finds time to com
municate with them and to share
their problems, when there are
DeWItt Is seen here being noti
fied by Marrlllltt that the Louis
ville and Nashville Hal I road, and
two other southern roads had en
tered Into an arrangement with
the Prudential Insurance Company
of America, whereby all of Its
more than sixty thousand men and
women employees would be en
nbled for a small sum to carry
life and accident Insurance to ;.n
amount much greater than they
could have obtained through In
( IS . K. I)e(weiler)
I II K NKW TdHACCO HOl'SK
.I. im Hon ell, nl Cove Creek, brother
: t n't, mi ilowt ll, W'fiyncsvilie's popu-
!..! poll, cm.-in, 1- .reeling a new tohao
iioUM' in which to hantf the bumper
1 1 op ptomlsial by aji acre ami a quar
tii of dark Hurley which looks about
a- line as any tobacco to be seen in
hat pa rt of t he cuunt v.
(In the fat 111 of his brother, the po
In i mam is a small field of the same
vaimty, that compares well with it.
Hniinc Co. While Corn
lil'MI'ER YIELD OF RYE
l.()N(; S DAIRY FARM
i It is doubtful if any cornfield on
( oe Creek thin season attracts so
t.'uili attention from passers-by as
I that near Cove Creek church belonging
Major Swift, manager of Long's
di.iry farm, reports to the .Mountain -c
it that a few' days ago he threshed
tlic cut from twelves acres of rye and
got .'l(if) bushels of first class grain.
This figures slightly better than a')
bushels pet" acre.
li. L. Provost reports a similar good
yield fr.rtii five acres of adjoining land.
Not so bad, this showing for South
DON'T FOR(;ET the clinic
Parents of crippled children are
i.rged not to forget the clinic which is.
to be held in Iirysoli City, August 17.1
by the Orthopaedic Hospital and State
I to I. C. Davis. fTieje is that ubout fi(,a.lt (lf charities and Public We!
I the tall erect stalks in straiirht well
lultivatod rows which indicates a se
! lect and superior variety. If you in
quire. Mr. Davis will tell you that it
i is pedigreed Doone County White
Mr. Davis says the field contains 3
m il's, anil that several years ago it
It is a tragedy for children to go
through life handicapped when the
remedy is so near at hand and espec
ially since the examination is made
Kxaniination of the children is lo be
made only bv specialists who Jire
produced 75 bushels per acre of corn, thoroughly able to diagnose correctly
Thi year the dry weather will reduce .,,i ..11,.. .u., ,, (i,a
the 1, -Id ami he does not
,1 .",() busheK per acre.
Illark W ilson Snv He;
ount on ov-
It is urged, therefore, liiat no crip
, pled chilil be denied the nu-.iical atten
tion which will give aim n sound body
the right of every human being.
I PICNIC S1PPKR AT ASMEMl.l.K
Tin local telephone operators motor
ed to Ashcville Friday evening where
I they were guests at a picnic supper
given by the Asheville force in honor
'of lien S. Reed, president of the South
ern Hell and Cumberland Telephone
Company. Officials from the Charlotte
a verv he-ivv urn- ollK(' were also in attendance, lheat-
f forage of cxra line quality, j fuir Wi,s Riven in the Asheville Amuse
ment Park and practically every one
New farm Residence. connected with the Telephone Com-
Koliett . Unwell, of Jonathan's
Creek, llavwoocj County, School Com-mis-ioiier.
has tun acres of Pint k Wil--011
-o Loan, sowed about the middle
of June. ( 'on-id, 1 mg t he drouth, they
'""Ix way promising.
Mr. Howell says this is the first trial
..f tin- variety in the .Jonathan Creek
-e, Hon and hi' believes the first in the
county. The claim made for the Black
W ilson is that it
1 Clenn A. Hovd. of lower Jonathan's
I Creek, has a commodious new resid
ence approaching completion. It is the
only new farm structure erected in
Ithat part of the valley so far this
I year and constitues an appreciated
: improvement in the neighborhood.
j Ten Acres of Tobacco.
W. P. Boyd is, perhaps, the heaviest
plunger in tobacco on Jonathan's
Creek this season, probably the heavi
est in Haywood County. He has ten
acres of tobacco and most of it, at this
writing promises a bumper crop. Mr.
J Boyd's chief hope just now, is for a
few weeks more of weather favorable
to the maturity and harvesting of the
Fine Flock ol White Leghorns.
Rev. K. K. Whiddcn whose house is
near Moody's store on Jonathan's
Creek is quite a fancier in White Leg
horn hens of w hich he has a fine flock
of several hundred of the finest strains.
He finds them a source of both pleas
ure and profit.
Mr. Whiddcn and his interesting
family came up from Florida a little
more than a year ago. All express
I themselves as hitrhlv ulcus...) u-ith
Haywood's all year round fine climate
and the many other blessings found
j here, that make life worth living.
j Supplies Milk to Eagle's Nest Dairv.
puny was there
Those going over from Waynesville
were Misses Bessie Weaver, Harriet
and Ida Jean Iirown. Mabel Brown.
(Johnnie Vabe, Viola Hall, Elizabeth
Palmer, and Mrs. Linwood Grahl, W.
L. Lampkin, C. C. Wofford and Hall, of
D. J. Boyd, on Jonathan Crei
I fin til-lung milk to the Eagle's
I Hairy to help supply the increased d
j maud of the rosoJft season upon that
popular milk products concern.
Mr. Boyd has a number of fine Hol-
At the recent encampment of Na
tional Guard units in North Carolina
at Camp Glenn, where the 120th In
fantry gathered for its annual outinir.
the greater part of the expense of the
work was borne by the United States
government, only a part being con
tributed by the state.
So common has become this Nation
al Guard encampment that we are
liable to overlook the significance of
such an event. It has a tremendous
effect upon the life of the state be
cause it g-ives men from all parts of
North Carolina a chance to mingle
and to know each other. A man who
lives in Haywood county will aonreci-
ate his state a good deal more after
he has talked with a man from Robe
son or Wake. It is a very beneficial
and much to be desired miiing place
for men who enjoy outdoor life, a va
cation on the coast with ail expenses
paid by the government.
Take those big, tall men from the
mountains, Company H was their out
fit, and thev came from WnvnpKtiille
They were the tVDe that noured nut of
I the mountains and onto the trans
ports during the World War. ..A great
many of them were ex-service men.
but they did not allow that to keep
them from serving- in Ihe National
stem cows, being of the same breed . -is 1 j .1. " . ..
,., . ,, ' , Guard, they accepted it as an oppor
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A FINE FIELD OF CORN ON AL
There were many others like them.
North Carolina men all, and that en
campment will find an echo in many
communities in the state during the
j next few months. New ideas, new en
A field of corn which is attracting i crgy, new determination, all coming
much attention is one fronting the j from association with men from other
Waynesville-Atlanta Highway just o;-- sections.
posite Long's store in South Hazel-1 The encampment is a great institu
wood. As a matter of fact, the field , tion in North Carolina, appreciated bv
belongs to Mr. Long, proprietor of ti,. those who have the privilege of attend
store, and he takes no slight degree of .ins- hut nnt to h nrlUJ k
pride in his cornfield. who do not know what it accomnlisW
The field contains 2fi acres ind is j and what it fosters,
the one in which Mr. Lofyg had more The National Guard is not a mili
than a mile of four inch tile drain tary machine, it is'an organization for
laid last spring. He also had a longer the mlviinn.n,.ni f m.u: j u-
string of under-ground rockdrain put preservation of the rights of citizen-!
down in the same field. . ship as well as the protection of the
Notwithstanding this having been a state,
comparatively dry season, the henefi When a man from Waynesville says j
cial effects of the under-drainage is "Howdy" to a man from the other end
very evident. The soil is made more of the state a bond has been sealed;
porous, admitting more soil itmos-1 that will be of lasting- and increasing
,-..v.c F""i"iK t" pcneirmc vaiue. i ne encampment is the place
more deeply. where the right hand of the state sayi '
The rows of corn are more than a! "Howdy" to the left, where neighbor!
third of a mile lang and have been giv- meets neighbor, although miles may
en constant and thorough cultivation inttervene between their respective
and kept free from weeds. communities. !
The corn along the highwav looks asi Colonel Scott and his fellow officers
fine as perhaps can be founi in Hay- are to be congratulated upon their sue-'
wood countv and Mr. Ionir dAhtai tha ; t.nn: ..i.- : ...ti l j.li
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Mountaineer that the averagi growth one of! the greatest institutions for
loiiuiiiuii oi me corn an pver me state unity in INorth Carolina
field is better than that alng the Greensboro Dally Record.
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We Have the Largest Stock in
BLUE RIDGE f URNITUR?CQ.
What Blue Ridge Sells is Good
When In the City
Dq not Forget
THE WAYNfcVaLL FIVE AND
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Fine Line of Novejtiefr And Souvenirs
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