MRS, KENS DRUM, fcditoi,
Telephone The Star No. 4-J Each Morning S To 12 o clock,
Mrs. Drum can be reached at her heme, L’hone 713, afternoon and nighta
If you had waited, foolish 'ovc to
I would have fetched fine mourning
from the town:
Rich words, and splendid bitterness
About your head in thick funersl
There had been dusky plumes of old
And for your body’s ease a silken
Of stuff called sacrifice, that tact.
That were a death to make a iO.Tr
The world will never know you
walked, a king.
Into my heart no longer tree to
V bent to do your will in everything
And heaped up tribute that would
make you fair.
Where did you spend the treasure
that I gave,
To He all naked In a beggar’s grave.
Golf Club To
There will be a regular meeting of
the ladles’ golf club at the golf club
nouse on Friday afternoon at 2:30.
Mm 1C. ¥. Webb
To Entertain Club.
On Friday afternoon of tnis week
Mrs. E. Y. Webb will be hostess to
members of the Twentieth Century
club at 3:30 at her home on, South
To Have Meeting
There win be a* special meeting of
the evening division of the Woman's
chib on Thursday evening at C
o'clock at the home of Mrs. VV. H.
Hudson on W. Marlon street with
Mrs. Boyce Dellinger and Miss Kt
falte Moses as Joint hostesses
Deportment To Meet.
There wlU be a regular meeting of
the American Homes department of
the Woman’s club on Monday aft
ernoon at the club room with sew
ing and table setting ss the after
noon’* study. Mrs. T. W. Hamrhfc.
Mrs. J. H. Grigg and Mrs, Carloc
Grigg will be In charge
Mar** This Week.
On Thursday afternoon .lie mem
bers of the first division of the Wo
man*’ club Will meet at the club
room at 3:30 with Mesdames Koscoe
tuts, J. C. Newton and Dennis
Beam and Miss Laura Cornwell as
hostesses All members are urged , to
«mall Dinner Party
On Sunday Miss Muriel Wright
was hostess at a small dinner party
at the Brick House grill. A delicious
two course dinner was attractively
served. Covers were laid for: Miss
Wright, Miss Aim Boykin. Miss
Sadie Beverly and Miss Charlotte
Of Garden Club.
On Tuesday afternoon at the club
room members of the Garden club
enjoyed an Interesting meeting with
Mrs. O. F. Sherrill as leader for the
afternoon. Mrs. J. R. Dover read an
attractive paper on "Fences’’ and
Miss Nora Cornwell gave a talk on
'Disbudding and Priming Rases.” A
general round table dlscusion of the
growing of roses took place.
Members brought plants from
their own gardens to the meeting
and exchanged with each other.
Meeting Of P. T. A.
On Monday Evening.
A regular meting of the Jefferson
school Parent-Teacher association
was held on Monday evening at the
school building with Mias Margaret
Cooper and Miss Hazel Holmes In
charge of the evening’s program.
The main feature of the evening’s
program was a talk on "Health and
Communicable Diseases,” made by
Dr. S. P. Parker.
Dining a business meeting the or
ganization voted to affiliate Itself
with the national organization.
Mm. Elam Hostess
Te Mothers’ Clsb.
On Tuesday afternoon Mrs. Ro
land Elam was hostess to members
of the Mothers' club at an interest
ing meeting at her home on W
Warren street. Mrs. Ed Post was
leader for the afternoon and the
subject for study was "Jealousy In
Children.’’ The program was opened
by a paper oi* “Resentment of Jeal
ousy,” by Mrs! Wilbur Baber. "Un
favorable Results of Jealousy” was
rend by Mrs. William Crowder, aft
er which Mrs. L. B. Hayes contri
buted a piano solo, "Goodnight.”
Mrs. Robert Wilson read a paper on
"Rivalry and Sqjf Assertion.’' Mrs
Boyne Dellinger concluded the pro
gram with a paper on "Success and
At the close ot the program •
business meeting took place at
which time officers for the next club
year were elected. The new officers
are as follows: President, Mrs. Clyde
Short; vice-president Mrs. D. ft.
Vates; secretary, Mrs. Robert Wil
son; and press reporter, Mrs. Ed
The hostess was assisted by Mrs.
John Honeycutt, Mrs. Jap Suttle
and Mrs. Parnell Elam In serving a
salad course, the Easter Idea being
carried out on ilie plates.
Invited guests outside the club
members were: Mrs Jap Suttle, Mrs.
Harry Hudson, Mrs. Parnell Elam.
Mrs. Tom Abemcthy and Miss Per
i nice Jones.
The marriage of Miss Margaret
Ovedn Dedmon of Shelby and James
Odell Butngardncr of Kings Moun
tain which took place Saturday,
February 31st at York, S. C. came
as a complete surprise to their many
friends in both Shelby and Kings
The bride is the second daughter
of Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Dedmon and
U a successful teacher in Cleveland
■county schools. She Is a pretty and
attractive young woman and ad
mired by a host of friends.
The bridegroom Is the son of Mr.
and Mrs. T. Ed Bumgarduer , of
Kings Mountain and at the present
time is doing mechanical work at
the Margrace Mill in Kings Moun
They will make their home in
Min pest Entertains
On Monday evening at im home
on S. Washington street Mias Sara
Best was hostess at a pretty party
entertaining members of the high
school commercial club. The rooms
were decorated with quantities of
spring flowers. Bridge was played nt
nine tables during the evening and
at its close when scores were added
Miss Ruby Pryor was the winner of
the high score award.
Miss Best was assisted by her
mother, Mrs. John M Best, in serv
ing delicious refreshments.
Club members present were:
Misses Ruby Pryor, Juanita Cline,
Sara Lee Hamrick, Elisabeth Riviere
Rachel Wells, Pearl Boland. Oraoe
Boland, Sara Best, Mildred Caba
iitss, Vivian Buice; Messrs. Jim
Clrlce, Robert Maser. Bradford
Moser, Ruffin Mull, Huttt Dellinger,
Harnp Tolley, F B, Frye, Claude
Hoke Thompson, Lauder Farris,
Prof, Wade Humphries asks The
Star to anounce that there will be
a community singing at Gaffney
Midway Baptist church next Sun
day afternoon at 3 o’clock
This Evening, 7:00 O’clock Member
ship Called For Prayer
AT MIDWAY BAPTIST
At First Baptist
This evening, beginning at 7:00
o’clock, the membership of the First
Baptist church is called for prayer
and work, the meeting to be held in
the young peoples’ assembly audi
What will be perhaps tho most
Important mid-week service ever yet
held by the church, will bo led by
the pastor and educational direc
tor, this evening promptly at 7.
About 115 services are being held
by the church In various parts of
the community during the week. On
Monday and Tuesday evenings more
than 60 of these services were held,
! "here people prayer for a coming
[revival to our community. Reports
from these meetings have stirred
the hearts of the people.
This evening, reports will be heard
and continued prayer will be made at
the church. Everybody Is invited to
the meeting tonight and all mem
bers are especially urged to attend.
1 Special to The Star.)
| On last Thursday afternoon the
parents and teachers of the Beth
Ware community held their p r, a
meeting for the month of March.
Several talks were given on the sub
ject of ■'Safety."
We were very glad to have with
us Mrs. Ormand the president of the
P. T. A. association of Kings Moun
tain. who gave many helpful sugges
tions. Mr. C. G. Hodges gave a
splendid talk on "Thrift.’’
The following members were ap
pointed to plan the program for
next meeting: Mrs. Bnn Watterscn
Mrs. Boyd Harrelsbn and Mr. Wayne i
W'e are hoping to have every pat-1
ron and teacher with us for the last ’■
meeting April ,10th,
To Discuss Potato
L'llenhoro Farmer* To >Icei. Corro
sive .Sublimate To Be Given
i Special to The Star. >
EjUenboro, Mar. 17.—For the pur
pose of distributing corrosive subli
mate to be used In treating sweet
potato seed before bedding, and to
discuss timely sweet potato problems
a meeting of Ellenboro sweet potato!
growers Is called for Saturday aft-1
jernoon at 2 p. m. In the center of I
The local agricultural teacher has1
received a shipment of the material
to treat the seed and will distribute!
it to the farmers at cost during the!
course of the meeting. Then, ques
tions on treating, bedding and fur-!
tilizlng will be discussed.
Each growers who expects to grow
sweet potatoes for the market next!
year Is urged to be present.
Play At Lawndale
‘‘The Gale To Happlnm" Will He
Given At Piedmont Saturday
} (Special to The Star.)
I Lawndale, Mar. 17.—The Lawndale j
Epworth league will give a play, j
“The Gate to Happiness” In the i
Piedmont high school auditorium
Saturday night, March El at 8
o’clock. The proceeds of this play will
be used for sending delegates to the
general Epworth league assembly,
which meets at lake JunalUska in
Character!:: Jack Gay, Eden’s)
younger brother—Franklin Wallace;
Jeny Gay, Eden's lame sister—Jenny |
Lou Richards; Mrs. Bluir, the min
ister’s wire—Emma Lou Sloan; Aunt
Sara Gay, who has shootin’ pains--j
Mrs. R. A. Warlick; Eden day, the j
dancer Carlotta—Carrlie Lee Wea
ver; Oscar Gay, Eden’s father—R. j
A. Warlick; Rev. Blair, the minister)
-Durham Origg; Stephen Blair, his
son—Junior Daggerhart; Res Curtis,
Eden’s New* York admirer—Shan-j
non Blanton; Bunny Gay, Jack",
Directors; Messrs. Wilber Vllson!
and Tod Caldwell.
Seniors Making A
Record At Fallstoni
Go Four Months Without an \b- j
sence and Trying to ( arrv
Record to End of School
<Special to The Star '
Fallston, Mar. 17,—When this goes
Into print, the senior class of Fall''
ton High school will have completed
its fourth consecutive month with
out an absence. There are fourteen
members in the group which makes
this record worthier than it would
be if the group were a very email
, one. After coming so close to a per
i feet record the first two months* the
class seized upon the Idea of making
a remarkable record. The goal is to
finish the school year with perfect
records for sis consecutive months
there having but five absences
charged against the whole group for
I the entire year. Should the goal be
i reached the atendance for the y car
l would be 99.78 percent.
The class of 1931 has petit a
[smooth running organization. Most,
of the petty troubles that usually
beset such groups have been worked
out peaceably in the interests of the
whole group, it tne same practices
are carried over into life, this small
unit will add something of -tablll
zation to the social unit in which It
will live and work.
Wild Ginger is the title of a play
to be given by the class of 1931 in
the near future. The title is snappy;
the plot is snappy; watch lor Inter
Commencement exercises will be
held in the auditorium May 18, at
8 p. m. The program Is not com
plete as yet.
The class roll follows;
Wllltnm A. Clay, Clms D. Hotel,
Paul Hord, Claude Ross. >ecretary.;
Henry S. Falls, treasurer, Edwin
Williams. Thomas w. Wilson. Zora
S. Boggs, president. Nellie P. V. 1'
llams, Zellle M. Williams, Alma M
Wright, Connie V. Wright, vice
persident. F. Edna Wright, valedic
More will be heard of this group
if that attendance goal is reached
The principal treated twice at the
end of two months, and is now be
hind with two others. He is in n >cd
of help, but will not let such a fine
effort go without its reward If no
help comes. He hereby notifies the
patrons of Fallston high school that
assistance in recognizing the attain
ment of this class will be welcome.
Can’t the Reds play any tunes
but the blues?—Boston Transcript.
Dr. J. R. Gamble,
of Gamble’s Clinic, Lincolnton,
N. C.. says:
' From our actual me of Rtr-oo. we i
have found It an excellent depilatory I
Apart .from Its use as a very qulclt ane
safe means to remove objectionable
halr-groath for social reasons, RU-CK
Is a real aid to the medical profession f
where !t Is found necessary to remove
hair-growth before* operations, and to !
other Instances where It is found ad
visable to clear the sltln surface foi !
sanitary purposes in genera! hosplta !
cases.” . j
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