THE PERQUmAKS WFTLY. lgSTTOI3). N. ft, FRIDAY. 'APRIL 18, 1952.
Helping: family farmers make need
ed improvements to bring their farms
to maximum efficiency and produce
the food, feed, and fiber that is need
' ed for national defense, Is the major
' aim oi tne f armers Home Adminis
tration in Perquimans and Chowan
- Counties, it was pointed out today by
- B. L. Morgan, supervisor of the local
FHA Office. . ; .".
The operating loan program helps
xarraers obtain the livestock, eqmp
,' ment, fertilizer, and other items need.
ed to Increase production, : Its object
is to assist families to become firmly
' established in carrying, on sound and
eiiuaent farming systems.
The real estate program makes
farms more' productive toy providing
iunas for tana clearing, drainage,
', fencing, permanent aeedings, or the
construction or repair of necessary
Supervision in working out farm and
: home plans that make full use of the
family's land and. labor resources ac
'.,. companies the loan. Applications
from veterans receive preference.
From July 1, 1951, up to the present
time 117.435.00 has been loaned for
farm operating and adjustment pur-
. poses. Uf the amount loaned lor mi-
tin! loans 41.3 per cent was for farm
' operating purposes and 82.6 per cent
. , oi tne subsequent loans was for farm
i operating purposes. Of the initial
loans 8 per cent was for family living
wnwe oniy .e per cent , of the sub
' sequent loans was for family living.
' Thirty-iOiree per cent of the amount
loaned for initial loans was used for
tne purcnase of tractors and equip
ment. Seventeen , per cent of the
amount loaned for initial loans and
16.7 per cent of the subsequent loans
was for needed adjustments to bring BELYIDERE
farms into full production. . L.
Farm ownership loans, for the pur-
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cnase, enlargement, or improvement
of family farms have been made to
84 local farmers for a total of $170,-
601.00 since the passage of the 'Bank
headJones Farm Tenant Act in 1937.
Loans for the construction or re
pair of farm houses and barns have
been made to 3 farmers in the two
counties for a total of $20,595.00 since
the Farm Housing Act of 1949 was
Farmers cooperating in this locality
with the Farmers Home Administra
tion, have been able to increase their
production considerably per acre. This
not only puts them in a better position
to meet demands for defense food and
fiber, but their increased incomes en
able them to bear a larger share of
the tax burden and their increased
purchasing power makes them better
customers of local merchant.
Successful borrowers soon become.
customers of local banks and coopera
tive credit institutions. Moat families
aided by the FHA program find them
selves better able to support their lo
cal churches, and participate in civic,
farm, and other community organiza
tkrns, .than they did before coming to
Mrs. R. P. White and children, Mr.
Ernest White, . Mrs. Hannah Jolliff
and Miss Marietta Jolliff visited Mrs.
R. E. Brothers sear Suffolk, Va., Wed
Mrs. Rollo White' and children and
Mias Mariett Jolliffvisited Ms. Roy
.miss Marietta Jolliff returned to
W. C. U. N. C. Sunday after spend
ing a-spring vacation here with her
mother, Mrs. Hannah Jolliff. '
well, Wm. C. Chappell and E.
Turner. Absent: None.
. A number of peaple appeared be
fore the commissioners and nresentml
To hear some people tell it, all the' a petition requesting that the State
world's problems fade into nothing! Highway & Public Works Commis
when matched with their brains. ision improve that certain, road in
Hertford Township known as "Cedar
Stretch" and being a part of .the
Old Center Hill Road. Work ' re
quested: Asphalt Black Top. After
April 7, 1952
At a regular meeting of the Board
of County Commissioners held at the
Court House in Hertford, N. C, on
the first Monday, the 7th day of
April, 1952. Present and presiding ,T. E. Raper, $18.00: W,
a. i. ijane. unairman. with Minimi. Pnn.n r- mnn. tr i rv
: ' ' -- - iniHimic ji.9 .pi.uu.uu, xici li ui u fur-
.o er cnappeii, js. a. Hollo-' niture Co., $2.20: Edison Harris,
A. j $55.00; Eastern Office Equipment
Co., $1.70; Eastern Office Equip-;
full consideration and on motion the
project was approved by the Com
missioners. - .
Mrs. . Nina B. White tendered her
resignation as Perquimans County
Home Demonstration Agent, effective
May 1, 1952, and with very deep re
gret, the resignation was accepted.
On motion. Miss Kdmsey Perry is
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hereby appointed Home Demonstra
tion Agent on Trial for A Period of
Six Months, to fill the vacancy caused
by the resignation of Mrs. Nina B.
On motion the treasurer was or
dered to pay the following b!lls.
Hertford Hardware & Suoply Co.,
$54,22; Commercial Printing Co.,
$1.62; T. P. Brir.n, M. D., $25.45; J.
C. Blanchard & Cc. $40.09: State As-
ociatioh of County Commissioners.
$10.00; J. W. Ward, (takinz tax list),
$163.50; J. W. War1, (notice of ehang-
), $9.15; J. W. Ward, (transfers of
property), $9.20; Trotr.ian Miller,
$5.00; The North "Carolina Sanator
ium,. $17.55: Lincoln Hospital, $72.00;
Eastern Office Equipment Ci.,- $57.65;
ton. S9.o6: The Office Sunntv fin ' ftsl rnnn tat no. t.iw a
$14.86r The Michie Company, $17.60; White, $7.20; J. C. Morgan, $340.97;
Darden Bros., "$1600; 5am Hourmou-'Chwa, Hospital, $30.00; Chowan
sis, $68.00; Perquimans Weekly, 21i HoBP,ul $493.60.
80 Pitt Pom Pyimnmcni . KOOA. "Xn fnrther hllemaaa tha Rlnnrvl Ol-
M. G. Owens, $49.10; Eastern N. C. joumed.
Sanatorium, $29.74; Dr. A. B. Bonner, 1 A. T. LANE, Chairman
H- tdar wnite, $10.60; Wins- Attest: J. W. WARD, Secretary
ment Co., $15.70; Edwards & Brough-
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