THE "frERQTJnLANS WEEKM, HERTFORD, N. Q, MUOAY, SEPTEMBER t, 1952. PAGE THEEV Motor Association Urges Motorists To Observe . School Zones Careful driving by motorists in school zones immediately, before And iter school hours and at lunch time ; 'was urged this week by the North ' Carolina Motor Carriers Association. NVMW. Executive Secretary, J. T. Outlaw, stated that drivers should slow down and look sharp at these times, whether or not a school patrol- man or crossing ofjicer was on dirty.! vpen playgrounds need special watch ing because a youngster absorbed in play is not easily distracted by any- vnng even an onrushing vehicle. ; "Most cities have, special speed limits for school zones," Outlaw con tinued, "which a resident, should learn and obey." iForc-toUc:!! Proves Wortlnv!;!! According to County Agent I. C. Yasrel. the annual Farm and Home Week program at N. C. State College last week was a very interesting one. Nearly 2,500 were was estimated ance amounted people; Said JMrr4VYiaKel. "Farm min .AtkLwomen' who failed, to attend certainly missed a great opportunity for enlarging their scope of experi ence, , information and enjoyment.". The variety of classes offered for study and discussion of farm and home problems enabled a person to select the class most suited to his stands are exceptionally good. The dry summer season has aided in pro ducing one of the cleanest crops of record, As of August 1 prospects were for an average yield of 1J250 pounds per acre compared to 1,330 pounds last year and the average of 1,086 pounds. It is estimated that 199,000 acres are being grown for picking and thresh- ingvthis seasoiA' ,;T! is 16 per cent and cie small- acreage since in In N.C. Show Decline Commercial hatcheries in North All speed zones in rural areas are nfe. Pmm nervation practically i Carolina produced a total of 4,063,000 not the same, as general statute No.iall of these classes were well attend- .chicks during July, according to' a re ed, and the interest was high. These P" released by tne , State-'eaerai classes included such things as cloth- CrP JReporting Service. This was a ing selection, insect control in the drP of 13 per cent from June hatch hnm atkitndea and Uvfaisr tooelBher The decline in July was season- tha home. mak$nr clothes and other !al " nature but was a mrteh sharper 20-1141.1 provides that tbe State High t Way and Public Works Commission , declare a reasonable speed limit on public highways near such schools. h K. A. JBurch, SH&PWC Traffic En- ; Kineer, nas recently stated that all ' school warning signs at either end of the highway approach to the school , property. 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The quiz program, spoil; sored by the N. C. Farm Bureau and the N. C. State Grange, provided en tertainment and fun. On each evening a very inspiring address was brought by some outstanding speaker. Prospects Bright For Peanut Crop According to reports received from North Carolina's peanut growers by the State-iFederal Crop Reporting Ser vice, the indicated August 1 condition of peanuts is above average. In spite of the dry, hot weather experienced over most of the State this summer, the weather pattern to date in the important peanut producing area has been mostly favorable for peanuts. flaming was done under Ideal con ditions and weather immediately fol lowing was especially favorable for good germination of seed. Therefore For Sale REGISTERED DUROC BOARS J45T0J55 CHAMPION BLOODLINE Phone or See Clarence Chappell, Jr. . , PHONE 4978 , Belvidere, North Carolina ZL Jjr S1.1t GUAM; i CUAN.SMHUNO UAIANtllD Of. " CAN ' mux seasonal .drop than occurred at the same time in 1951. Scarcity of hatch ing eggs is limiting the output of chicks at the present time. The demanfl for broiler chicks dur ing July was fair with weekly place ments showing a seasonal decline dur ing the month. - Chicks produced in North Carolina during the first seven months of this year totaled 43,046,000 compared with 39,947,000 during the same period last year. This was a gain of 8 per cent. Prices received for both straight run chicks of heavy and cross breeds by North Carolina hatcheries on Aug ust 1 showed gains from a month earlier. An average price of f 14.50 fper hundred was being received on August 1 for both of these classes, compared with $14.00 a month earlier. Straight-run chicks of light breeds, at $15.00 per hundred, were off $1.00 from a month earlier. United States Commercial hatcheries produced 83,- 650,000 chicks during July. This num ber is 20 per cent less than was pro- ducted during July last year but 53 per cent above the 1946-50 average production for the month. The pro duction of chicks" for broiler produc tion and flock replacement were both below that of a year ago. Approxi mately 9 per cent fewer chicks were placed in the 11 principal broiler areas than in July last year. The number of chicks hatched during July for flock replacement is indicated to be down 48 per cent Chicks produced during the first seven months of th's year totaled ,308,990,000, compared with 1,363,286,000 during the same period last year1 a decrease of 4 per cent. - ST iJ mm.:: AT YOUR SERVICE - t ;WB HAVE; A COMPLETE LINE QF OIL FILTER CARTRIDGES TO PIT ALMOST EVERY TYPE OF CAR, TRUCK t OR TRACTOR. - Save Costly Repair Bills By- Seeing US For ; I NEW OIL FILTER CARTRIDGES TODAY! G fi ' CULL'S SHE STATIC!! RAY WHITE, rrcp. PHONE 8601 Gl Insurance For Vetos Of Korea ' .iV i Veterans of the Korean conflict who were disabled in active service are eligible for two types of Gl insurance, according: to the Veterans Administra tion. The same applies to veterans of active service in the military forces anywhere In the world since June 27, 1950. . - There are. deadlines for applying that must be observed in all cases VA added. Disabled Korean veterans may take out Government term insurance up to a total of $10,000. It is renewable every five years, at premium rates that increase with each renewal This type of insurance does not pay divi dends. Application must be made for the term insurance within 120 days from the date of discharge and 'one month's premium must be paid. Applications and premiums from veterans living m this area should be sent to the Veterans Administration District Of fice, P. O. Box 8079, Philadelphia 1, Pennsylvania. Any Veterans Admini stration office can supply informa tion .with regard to the applications and policies, including premium rates. This same type of term insurance is available to veterans of active ser vice since June 27, 1950 who were not disabled. I Permanent Gl insurance policies similar to those available to World War. II veterans also may be taken by disabled Korean veterans who have service connected disabilities that entitle them to compensation pay ments front the VA. Applications for the. permanent- type insurance -must be made by dis abled veterans within one year from the date that VA determined they had service-connected disabilities. , To qualify for such permanent in. su ranee plans, a veteran cannot have some other non-service-connected dis ability which 'makes ; him uninsur able. 'V' -v.. v o ;'s v.:' Physicians Invited To ' Opening. Of Hospital Physicians in this county have been notified that the University of North Carolina's 400-bed teaching hospital in Chapel Hill will open Tuesday, Sep tember 2. Notification of the opening date and other information relating to the hos pital, including members of the staff and rates, has been received by local physicians from Dean W. Reece Ber- ryhill of the University's School of Uedicine and Dr. Robert B. Cadmus, director of the hospital. There will be no ceremony in con nection with the Informal opening on September 2. - Formal dedication cere monies are o be held late this fall or not later titan next spring. Th letter received bv local nhvsi- cians1 said "We anticipate an impres sive; aeaication ceremony at which time there will be special programs for the Physicians In North Carolina as well as a formal opportunity to see ne completed and fully-equipped institution. , Use Of Margarine In Nation Boosted Margarine production has increased 24.2 per cent in the period January May, 1952, comnared with the same period last year, the Bureau of Cen sus reported. Total production in Hie period this year was 540,803,000 pounds, an in crease of . more than 105,000,000 pounds over last year. 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