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THE PERQUTMAi: " 1KLY, HERTFORD, N. XL, FHIDAY. MARCH 25, 1938
THERE'S ONLY ONE
By SOPHIE KERR f, G8S&rT
I The gentleman hat bis I
I haven't lost you."
I .Curt," tald Bachel, not quite
I ataaHllv. "vou haven't -it mn to
I lose. I like you a lot u; t 1 don't
Know you 10 very we. i won't oe
mahari it would be fc1 t r hnth of
I ua. m never again do anj..ang rm
not sure aoout. ; ine urrr.s Dusiness
Rc:J S::.:::::o Fcr , 1 r; r: ;.? I
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CHAPTER XBO Continued - ,
Theri she beard her name called
and saw Curt coming down the
"I woke up and there was all that
elegant tood spread about, but no
sign of you. and then X discovered
you running about down here. What
do you think you are ' beach
bird?" ' 1
"Almost Mother and I practical
ly live down here in the summer.
Are you retted?" Yv,
"Oh flnet This is a grand cove.
Come along, TU run up and down
a couple of times and get the sleep
out of my head. Want to race?
They ran together now all the
hit tn the mr of rock on the other
ri. Curt keDt beside her and
though she ran her swiftest; she
knew he could easily beat ner nest
need. ' l;
"Golly, what a day!" he said, as
they turned, "and after what
"You and me both! I'd like to
run un and down here for an hour I
"Very fine, but doesn't that ele
gant oyster stew I saw before the
fire need eating? I only had a glass
of milk for breakfast"
"We'll so in then." said Rachel
"and lap up the oysters. I'm hun
arr. too. an I had for breakfast was
an nranffe and two fried eggS and
some bacon and rolls and a spot of
marmalade and two cups OX CO
tee with three lumps of sugar In
"Lay off. you're making me
drool! I never heard of such
breakfast It's indecent Where
did vnu set it?"
"I stopped in to see a friend and
he was Just about to eat"
"Bight, it was a he. And though
h waan't terribly elad to see me.
he did give me my breakfast And
rbt didn't say it was indecent to eat
mo much, as you did, he merely
..caned n disgusting."
t "Bachel, I no, not now."
i -"lOTiat not now?" ..
""Nothing now that isn't lunch,"
aid Curt firmly. "I observed
doughnuts as well as oysters.
fnillerm. not doughnuts, is the
right name." said Bachel. as they
.mo im mi tha terrace. "Look.
Curt, do you see what I see in the
next house, two ..ladies eagerly
nr.tnhlns our every move from be
hind the lace curtains in the first
"They were there when I came
out." iaid Curt "They're wonder
tag If I mean to do right by our
Nell, or If you're Just a brazen nus
"We'll keep them guessing, it will
brighten up their lives."
Th flre was homelike and wel
coming. Curt sat on one side ot
the desk and Rachel on the other
while they ate. It was a pleasanter
meal than the breakfast with Bob
that morning, Rachel thought. The
two men were a little alike, not in
appearance, but in the way they
talked. But Curt was steadier, san
er. "What are you thinking about?"
"Nothing much. I'm so glad I
"Are you glad I came?"
"Yes. I'd have had to borrow
money for a ticket back to New
York if you hadn't come with Vin
co' s car."
"I surely do appreciate being
liked for mvself alone. Rachel, be
serious tell me something. Did you
run away here because you felt you
must see someone in particular?
"Recause Pink said there was a
man here who rated very well with
you. And she thought perhaps you'd
had a message from mm, or warned
to see him. Was that It?"
"And what else did Pink tell
"She said this man had asked
. i . -v , t.. . , 1 not sure about . The cr ;t.s busine
ill.: himMaViummer and! taught me that" much, forever."
vnu'd turned him aown, dui vmii jajuwuuj, aiuv-u.t, i ui -
lK Ha KkMIM TOUT UUUUU I UU i w WWW WUT . 5Ub.n) twin tu
n.,.t,.t i..- tii me was that I maklnB you know me better. I
j.., . i .. --t . M
. , . .. ' WI.1 V II III I V VUU. M. W UU k Will 1 . WUU.
wnr jvu cwwi t " . " . VI .
. i. ia ,4 m.. ! a man I tTa maria nn move towanl ner. he
jwt - ' " - ---
. . ahiM I ilM Mt MMH tfilr nv hni4 atlfl IM
nore. i ve) juiuwa uuu wv i . ... - . w
im, tmi hi did ask me I did not trr to answer him Pres
to marry him. last summer, quite I ently Jbt . pok again: "I think we
earnestly; too. i coon uuiw wwiuiguiut w w w v uuiyw
kt .4 -n i,.k v hum: I only! I nn and ffet the car?"
thought this was my home and it While he was gone s'.a banked
was very quiet ana I wantea to oe i me ore, maae ma r sana-
quiv wh mM v vhh v
er. That last day at the Caynes' I and wiped , clean wl'.h paper, the
Veil tOO ftwXUlf X WUKMC Ull Ulr I ulBuVa IUU pywu wc; uu mito.
don't want to think about It1 i ISho wai wilting witH her iuitcase
- A .Ua 1 Plimsl Kstnlr I ali tiak flMIVs. iirs ' VltlPA'sl aSat
to this mysterious man. I want to tha most sporting ever seen in Bock
know about him." , boro, bright yenow and as long
He's not In the least mysterious, aa a locomotive, and when Bachel
his name's Bob Eddia and he runs came out there was violent agita-
. . . a L.LI-J .L. Vw.1. 1... HlM4alnl
the uorary nere ana ne civc www uuu ikuiuu v "
panels and Uvea alone in a UttlejShe waved a smilmg good-by to-
HI ? JJr;
Smoothly, ouletly. the Ions! bright
rar ran thmnffh the lono farhTht Qui
et street and Bachel leaned to look
out at the library.
"Want to stopT" , asked curt.
"Want to ten him good-by?"
"But Rachel shook her head. "No
I did that this morning.1
Vinco welcomed' her return with
severity which masked ? telievwd
triendllness. v xvVyi?-.-
"The next time anybody wants
no of my youns ladies for any
funny stuff, he can go jump in the
lake. I've got a lot of good engage
ments for you. Miss Bachel, and
you've got to work hard to make up
for lost time. I hope you' didn't
roughen up your hands ; being a
j kitchen maid. Vtoco'Soung ladies
must have hands like ladies."
Warhat did not answer that She
had nothing to tell Vinco about Curt
She saw Curt almost every day, out
he assumed no possessive airs,
made no claim. Gradually and nat
urally she was learning to snow
him and about Win. filling out his
first sketchy picture ot his life with
his opinions, his Deuen. uis pau
and all that had formed them.
Curt forced nothing, he wa casual
and easy, but beneath that sne Knew
his love for her was waiting. And
until she was ready to answer it or
to deny it he was. patient She
could take her own time. v
MaatMkn' thev had fun tosether.
the city received them and Rachel
who hid lived there ;w me
learned more about it In a month
rolled over laughing at myself.
thought Fink had been making a
monkey out of me, that it was all a
gag. Anyway, it doesn't mower,
"Come Back te This Mysterious
Mas. I want te Knew About
knuaa ha Axed un for himself quite
. hanrnlt- aeeardlntf to Sir. KreeL
T3.,t ha'a not a hermit Clin no
terribly Bice." Describing Bob Ed-
rfia nut him farther away trom ner
"You had breakfast with him?"
t eertntnlv did and ate every'
StolagVmaywentS going W with CuHsn
ST actef rather hot and both- had krwnj,
ered and I began to vum. w .31-th.y walked the
too much for hi. feelings, seeing me vltle.of spring ttty tu
nvruarily one whom he had I waier uii " "
BU aMlfc.w"af f
Ininxt and lost VOU know! Then I
came back here to the house and
Mr Kraal anilled the real truth.
Bob's all enamored with the new
schoolteacher and she's a blonde
and of course he wasn't keen on
having her know that strange young
were callinff on him for
breakfast you can see what this
did to my vanity."
'It must have been a wow. Ana
he must be a crazy fish!"
"Oh well a blonde! Mr. &reei
in a Hffht blonde."
"Now you may as well Know me
truth about me, too. wnen rum
told vou about this cuy and insinu
ated that you were dashing off to
him, I made up my mind mat i a
rnmo after you and if there was a
chance in the world I was going to
snnt.-h vou away from him. That
sounds, maybe, as foolish as your
hinnde storv. but it's wnat Hap
pened. I couldn't let another man
have you without a natue. ' Ana
when i cams in here today and this
tunny little old Kreel person was
here with you, well, I darned near
and the ferries and the liners, sure
and Intent on their courses as
though no other element ' existea
save the water they traveiec .iney
tha narks and became dis
tantly acquainted with a beautiful
black panther tor all the worm use
a proud, sullen tomcat Theylooked
at the sliced and sesmentectjitone
battlements of the upper city rrom
the PaUsades, at the magie hour
when every window is flaming with
the reflected sunlight Tney weni
lift into hlffh newspaper offices
where the presses were pounding
the march of the worm news.' imj
locked at the lovely classic propor
tion of City hall, which sits among
surrounding skyscrapers like a Co
lonial gentleman in satin and lace;
.mnns Rrnhdlnsnaiilan stevedores. .
They ate suklayak! at a Japanese ; :
restaurant sour milk soup ana
nfped meat steamed in cabhagt
leaves at an Armenian's, Parsl cur-
ry with pomegranate wine at en
East Indian's, pancakes with Ungonr.t j.. J;
berries at a Swedish place,' bortscb y ;-;
In a famous kosher cate. ussin
Mini among the Muscovtte:rchow.i
mein in Chinatown, fried devu-nsn. ,
and zucchini in UtUe Italy. -JJJi y .
- ., (to be ammvu0i
Question: s Is it possible to nle
claim for a lump-sum payment under
the old-age insurance provision! of
tha RnrM Srnritv Act if the person
filing the claim has no record of the
Social Security account number un
Aar which the claim is to be filed? i
Answer: If the person filing the
claim for lump-sum benefit does not
lrnnw the account number of tt de
ceased worker, he should apply to
tha amnlnver bv whom the worker
, was last employed. If the employer
has no record of the deceased work
er's account number he is required to
ttia an annlicAtion for such a number,
in accordance with .. Treasury Decision
4704, Full . information ; regarding
, tvta Ka nhtained bv annlvinir at
your nearest Social Security Board
. Field O&e9ii0t-
Questlont V-Cm jerson who was
, 65 years of ag before tiie Social Se
curity ct went into effect, and who
a in'- amnlnvment covered by
-the old-age insuranc proyiaioiU of
i . , Answer! tNc. ; Tha ow-g msur-
y, . anee provisions of the. social aecur?
' tty Act' went into effect: ,;oo January
1, 137. Under these provins,
t ' t an employee reaches the r
tion for a lump-sum payment based
on wages earned after January, ,
1937, and -before he atta&fed age 65.
A person who was w yeara 01 ngw
Wnm January 1: 1987. therefore.
would not be eligible. On 1he other
hand, no tax deductions are maae
from the wages of those persons who
were 65 prior to that date. ;
V Questions: Will'1 the amount pata
an amnlnvee - as anemployment
compensation b deducted trom the
amount due that employee unuer
old-age insurance provisions of the
Social Security Act when reaches
the are of 65 T - MMt2&M
Ko. There is absolutely
no ; connection between i n payments
made under any State unemployment
lour and Wnftfit BftV-
VuiUMViieMavMaar -" " ,
menu which will te due to employees
under the old-age v insurance p-
atnna Social SeCUTitV- Act
wheri .'. they , reach'' age -65. 'S;
State Careful Before AU
. -0j. JLyUvaaVi9 -j.
FirBt worker to "draw - a i sentence
on the roads for ' making, a false
I ahiUmnit nf hta nmhin tn order
I to get large unemployment benefits,
as reported to tne central omce ui
I tW state Commission, was Rax Al-
lMul Tjit. nf Maiden. Luts was riv
en a 80 day sentence y , Kecoraer
Iftaither at Newton for violating Sec-
Ition 16, sub-section (a) of the Un-
l employment ;; Compensation act,
Chairman Charles G. Powell reports.
Liuts signed i nve .; contmuea cuam
rflnorbs that he had earned J2.50 for
I each of the four weeks and nothing
for a fifth week. On the basis of
I such claims, the commission sent him
three rheelm ' of 17.00 each. aS the
amount he was due, based , on :- his
work record and less the earnings
reported. It developed that he was
at work fairly regularly and - had
drawn amounts ranging oeiween
I to M and Sli.Oft ' each week. ' while
I reporting smaller amounts. The law
provides a fine of v Y " or -nriummMit
fnr not 1 lonser than 80
fanwiiipay i " - r
days, or both; for false atatement to
get benefits or to increase Denenis.
.TnHoa neither, in nassinff sentence,
I commented upon the efforts the State
is making to take care 01 mose wno
nnrmaiiv work '' and become ' unem
ployed, and upoa the seriousness of
making false statements in oruer w
obtain something not due.: Be com-
KinaJ tha An ehoiMres and maae me
I-VaasS Ma-w a a ,
sentence 80 days because it was the
first case of the nam.
Funeral Held Friday
For Thomas J. .Long
Pnnnrat services for Thomas Jef
Orantv reaident. who died at lua
home at Bethel on Wednesday night,
ft. were held on Fridav after
noon at 2:80 o'clock at Bethel Bap
tist Church, with ' the Rev. E. L.
Wells, castor of the Edenton Baptist
Church and a former pastor at
i Bethel, officiating, and burial took
place in the Long family plot in we
Bethel cemetery. ,
A male auartette composed of W,
t rtaniala: Core Lassiter.' C. H
Wood and C, S. Cozart, all of Eden
ton sang J;wo Selections. 4 -J
ativa nallhearers were: T. L.
Skinner. R. L. Pratt, R. W. Long,
Sholtrtn Tnir. H. J hone, E. W.
Long, J. C. Long and O. C. Long, Jr.
Honorary pallbearers were: a. r.
Matthews, A. F. Proctor, A. D.
twi, s w Tinir and J. C. Hobbs,
all members of the Board of Deacons,
and Dr. T. P. Brinn, J.. H. McMuuan,
D. M. Warren, TV C Byrum, C. N.
Griffin, J. A. Webb, R. D. Dixon, J.
xuiaw 1. Te. Jarvia. H. R
t n r vonvoi- J A. Bunch.
ljtmiy , J JW aep -y
L. S. Byrum. W. . Yates, J. L.
Wiggins and M. L, Bunch.
m t m who was not only a
leader in his own community, but an
outstanding citizen of. ,the county,
... menv veara a member of the
Board of County Commissioners of
Perquimans County, lie also serveo
as a justice of the: peace in oeuiw
Tmui,tn tnr a Inno time. -
A ain nf William P. Long and Mrs,
t svinner Inor. Mr. Long was
U GontatnhAT- 21. 1863. in the
vM Ir, whuh he lived all his life
J1UIWV " .
a mamhar of the boara OI
XIV KM .
deacons of the Bethel Baptist Church,
which is the oldest churcn in r-
- In poor health for the past three
years, he was able to attend to bUBl-
' ... . .a a a 1!. J.aa4lai
ness untu shortly .oeiore ui uwt.
Suffering a heart attack on Tueaday,
the end came on Wednesday night,
o..-nt an fnni nhildren. tWO
j.,htaMi Mm J. M. Fleetwood and
Mrs. Mary L. Bayman, both of
D.ik.l. anJ turn amiR. J.'H. Long
WUIOlf WW! , , , .
T. A. Long, both Of wasnmgwu,
C; four i grandduldren, MisBes
v . i.vtT,,ja ..and .- Kjatnenne
Fleetwood. Thomas . and Maynard
l.s Is 1938 ! considered .'a grass
hopper yeaf? - -
2. ,How. many; persons !will make
income 'tax returns this "year!
3. Do- blood tests reveal the ex- ,
istence of , the germ of syphilis? - ; . j
When was tne utopr veparw
ment create a ( t. -
5. ; &ow many physicians are there.
1- 41. TTaUI Qtataa T ' . . n i 'u 1
a what nnrtton of the nonulation
is dependent " upon governmental
aldT . . l "!,T'i v t'-t
' n - what narcantaoe "- 6f railroad
mileages is beiivr operated, by je-
eeiveraT ". hi ' i 'Z l -
8. ' How many persona are on the
MKa vnlla at WPAt .. ' p 'i-
9. What is thr largest airplane
hangar in the world?, i- '
t JO. j.How much ' do American
nnrtnrnen oav each rear in hunting
T-" m a -v - w . -
licenses ? , , , . ,
1. Experts say tiiese pests will be
more numerous wan last year.
2. About 6,000,000.
4. 1913. '
6. About 165,000.
6. About one-sixth.
1. Almnat one-third.
ft. Between 2.000.000 and 200,000
9. One now under construction as
a WPA project at Newark, N. J., to
be 1,054 feet long by 150 feet wide.
10. An estimated u,uo,uw.4
The world's Tecord for rainfall Is
held by Hawaii. 1 1
Mra,W. H. Copeland, Mrs.' Irvin
Copeland and Mrs. Bunn Lamb vis
ited Mrs. Roy Parks,-.at Lake View
Hospital, Suffolk, Va., Sunday after
noon, i "."'
Mr. and Mrs. N; XE. Jordan, ' Ru
dolph and Eugehe: Jordan, Mr, and
Mrs Moh'hna JoNinn anen Niinnav -
in Oxford with Mr. and MrS. Stephen '
Mrs. White; of Norfolk,-Va., Mrs.
James -Chappelt, and Misses Abbie
and l-iou liianchard, ol bates county,
were dinner guests of ' Mrs. W. E.
Copeland on Saturday. .Mrs. Mollie ,
Ward' called in the afternoon,, '
I Arthur Jordan and daughter, Miss
Evelyn, were . in. Edenton Tuesday. ,
Mrs. Herbert Lane returned to .
the bedside of her sister-in-law, Mrs. .
Pnv ParVa at Tube ,- View Hndnitat.
Va- Sunday afternoon," after spendiniraV
a few -days at home. r'
- T. L. Ward was in j Edenton Ives- '
day morning on business.
Mrs. U S. Ward nd Mrs. Julian
Ward," of Edenton, visited Mrs. Roy1
Parks, at Lake View Hosnital. Suf-;,i
folk, Va., Sunday afternoon - 4
children spent Sunday with relatives, v
Mrs, Harriett rants visitea Mrs.
Roy Parks, at Lake View4-Hospital, -
m je . w . i l'.1 rei .
sunoiaV'- va-r ounuay. n i one accomun- ,
nied Mr,and Mn. a W. Ward.
It Is Dangerous
It is dangerous teseH a SUBSTITUTE
for 666 just to make three er four
cents more. Customers are your beat
assets; lose them and yoa lose your
knalaaaa; ..,JlftR im n,f)i tkaaa a, tnnr
times as much as a SUBSTITUTE.
EDENTON, N. C.
THE BEST ENTERTAINMENT
Thursday, March 24 (Today) . v
' William Powell and Annabella in
11IE teESS AI3 TIlFDUTifR"
Friday, March 25 t , -
Fred Astaire, George Burns, Graae Allen in
"A DWuSEL'lJi DISTRESS" :
Saturday, March 26 , , . ' w
w , WilUam Boyd in
"PARTNERS OF THE PLAB1S"
Zorro Rides Again No. 5
Monday, March, 28 ' - ' '""
Son ja Henie and Don Ameche. in
With JEAN HERSHOLT and LEAH RAY
T'iLiZwi Mrs. Bob Spivey.'of near
New Hope, spent Sunday, nigns vaa
Mr. and Mrs. N. C. spwey. ; . . -
Bethel; three brothers,
f.mlhrs'and Mr. and ' Mrs. Fred ,wI7r j A c. Ihht.1 of
Matthews visiteu - ir.,nu b.
18 Tuesday, Mardf 29 (One Day 'Only) 7tm "C .yg
IB I I fir t 1 Til AT ParCKLCD !
II I M r t I STAR CF .
..I.,! 1 ..1 V' x - II
T'Brotliers Of Mrsl
s Mrs. Sallie Owens, her daughter,
Mta. Esther Albertaon;-and her eon,
Mnball Owens, -went to : Powells
Point on ; Saturday to attend, the
funeral of Mrs. Owens' brother,
Richard Etheridira. who, died on
Thursday: - '
, ? Mn Cteride,, who was 78 y
"of ,ie, died two days after t-9
'f j. i 1 r, William T '
ti . a iLm .: nl . O. . C IjOniT. Oi
tjav. t j Tafmir. of Edenton;
ITOWHHa sjw -w
and two listers, Mrt. R. S. Pratt and
Mrs. W. M. Williams, Dotu oi ;
ton. m'' fej;-"?; :'":
F. Matthews Sunday. V ' v :
Mr. and Mrs. Tommie s Matthews
were guests of Mr. and:Mrsv J B.
Basnight on sv.mjr-. 4-- rt . vrrd
. and Wr. Wlnaton'Lane were I l-H;N I IritCi LUJIW VtMl u
dinner guests oi sirs, juane
Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Jordan, Sunday. ,
Mra,f Nu ' C. Spivey,; Mrs.SvBob
'-- Mta maannr -. Jordan ' and Miss
Tta.ta Rantnn. of Snow Hill, spent
-j-i JKLFrnt Hi't aKvf-' , ave . ........ .
Spivey and Mrs. Winston Lane called the week-end with Mr.. . and Mrs.
nooiu-v'-;wv-'.,r- .v'-: :; r. ana, mrs, u.iT.
o vk-i i miwh 1m-1 son. William, spent unaay wnn
... U1. O. l(,lli I" . r. t, aa
proved after being very ill at her Mr. and Mrs. eu pm.
guests of Mrs
CARD OF THANT3 daughter,, Irene, of Plymouth, were
the lllnea and at the tl. 3
deah of oiir fathed'Thomf s J
For each thoughtful act c l
tad'every expression of f.
we are grateful,. ; " '
" TITS FA
a, I ' ' -la kinder
1 , C :.i shouldn't
3. ' It T
Ed Lane, They were accompanied
home Sunday afternoon by Mrs. Lane,
who "will be their guest this week. -'
Mr. and Mm. W.C Lassiter; Miss
Rosa Lassiter andd Atwood Lassiter
spent Sunday at Franklin, Va., wi . i
Kr. Lussiter's brother and sfcter-f -law,
Mr. and i:rs T- E Lr '
ITr. and I'l J.- EJ Lr -s
Zanivy in I ' - A Cl'y 1 "-
i . I Val
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