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?National News? I
Wawhingion. Jail. 11..?President
Roosevelt, It was learned uiMhor.U-j
lively today, lias decided tentatively j
on a Carrilxwa cruise starting a,'
A bout February 18.
The trip will have the double pur
pose of enabling him to witpes^ part
of rtlhe combia<d fleet maneuvers be
tween (tuba fciid the South American 1
coast and of uffordlng him relaxation
from the grind of getting tin
new congress well on Its way.
Washington, Jan. 11.?The treas-i
ury awarded a |41.388 contract today
for a posvolttco at- IJ-itesburg. S.
Cv, to Clarence Morrison. Shelby, N.1
C. j
Washington, Jau. 11.?Ilep. Tread
way (il-jtiisk.), g a lopnbti
HI" ' iilii' '.iillJil'T
reciprocal made trec-|les. -predleujU j
today that tho pnwiM minority par-'
ty s mem l>o rtJUip would be - strong e-;
nough ill 1940 to rep.ul the program. |
"The doubling of the rvpreseiytu- j
4 Ion of the Republican party in the
present congress shows that the
people are bcgiMxng to realize what
the New Deal is doing to them,
Troadway said on the house floor.
Boston, Jan. 11.?After making
good a promise to Gory. Lieverett Sal
tons tall to allow moveoien of perish
. able goods, striking greater Boston
truck drbrers refused today to submit
their demands for increased
pay and shorter hours to arbitration
by the state board.
Miami, Fla., Jan. 11.?Thirty five
airplanes rsjngifig film big trl)motored
ships to little flivvers' took
off from municipal airport today for
Havana where an tnternatonal air
a how whs planned for thia week.
Pittsburgh. Jan. 11.?In a muddy
ditch along an abandoned1 roadway,
Sam Mollise, 49 year old er-convlst
was found slain today with 14 stab
wounds in the Shape of a heart on
his cheLU The vlctftn also had been
shot twice in the head and once in
the heart.
Washington, Jan. 11.?President
Roosevelt nominated Sprulle Rrnden
of New York today to be ambassador
to uoiomoia. nramt'ii now 18 minister
to Colombia and his elevations
follows elevation, of the legation at
Bogota to embassy rank.
"Washington, Jan. 11.?How long
Vice President. Gamer and hie band
of middle-of-the-roaders can keep
the congress tonal democrats march
tag in stop la becoming a question
of increasing interest in the capital.
Thus far, fhery have put up a good
show of party unity, in spite erf exotic
lautterrtags by some of those fn
each of the two party factions. This
show of hand-holding has taken
them through the opening of congress,
through a welter of (appointmemts
wtaBch rankled some conserve
tives, and up to the spot where they
are confronted by deep problems of
national policy.
Sam. Francisco, Jan. 11.?Twentytwo
years of Imprisonment left no
mark on Tom Mooney , se said today
unless prison food' wrecked bis atom
acta. j.
Laughing Aroui
With IRVT?
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T7OR .yean Mrs. Grauman, wife of i
4 facturer, had been ailing. Or a
She tried one specialist after anothi
tariums, took the care here, there a
to help her. She remained a chron
The husband's patience sorely 1
etant drain upon his checkbook. M
ao much. Always he-had been a gem
secretly irked him was a conviction
or less imaginary; an unspoken bi
; his money was pelng spent to. grs
Grauman known the words fpiatyn
undoubtedly were the words he won
diagnosis of the case.
Nevertheless, the invalid, afte
combed to her mysterious malady. 1
On the ^night before the foners
by the bier. For long hours he co
, reached forth a caressing hand and
"Veil,"-he Kaid, "maybe Momrni
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ational News
1 Brief Form
?State News?
Raleigh.- Jan.. 11.?Dates were on
nounced todcy for .tliroe events
'which bring Thousands of fann poo!>le
to Raleigh each year. .
'Itho Older Yorth Conference will
he held Juno G-10; the 4-11 abort
course July 24-29. and farm and
home week July 31-August 4.
link #!, Jan. 11,?The traffic
(hath ralo In North Carolina dt*-|
virawa nblul 21* ia-r Cint. In 1938.
as compared with 193?, Janice S
fiuvth. 'statistical' engineer of thu|
highway public works commission
reported today In a "semi-ftaial
The citnto's reduction of traffic
ikpt'in w:ji better than the national
average, lm commented, but th rate
is higher than the nation's.
College Stut.Ion, ltalcfgh, Jan. Il l
?An Increase in* the plantings of
small peach orchards, especially In
eorrnntnl.Hes distant from the large
trading center of the State. Is noted
by HI It X is won gc r. horticulturist |
of the State College Extension Service.
Raleigh, Jan. 11.?George W. Coan
Jr., ataie WPA admin 1strator, said
today . North Carolina's WPA rolls
had been cut from an all-time peak
of 68,000 the first week In December
to approximately 61,000
e said be did not espect much
change In the rolls until April.
Raleigh, Jan. 11.?The North Carbltna
Education Association will
more Into its new $65,000 home here
wlthlfa the next two weeks, Exeou
tlve Secretary Jule B. Warren said
Work on the structure, located on
West Morgan street on the site ot
the old Raledgb High School building,
1b nearing completion. The entire
plant. Including the lot, pufcbas
ed from the Raleigh School Board,
represents an Investment ot more
than $90,000.
Raleigh, Jan. 11.?Through Saturday
sale of 1939 autimoblle licenses
in North Cartoftna totaled 402,790,
compared with 384.063 on the same
date last year.
Guests of Cramerton
The Business Womens Circle Of
the First Baptist, church accepted an
Invitation to meet with a similar
circle of the Cramerton Baptist chur
ch on last Monday evening.
Mrs. John L. Head, formerly of
Kings Mountain land now a member
of the Cramerton school faculty, Is
leader of the circle.
me regular missionary program
*a? given and' at the conclusion the
two circles enjoyed a social hour tiv
gether. Tre hostess circle served do
llclous refreshments.
Those i&ttenxttng from! tho Kings
Mountain drqla fincluded Mrs Bryan
Hord leader, Meedames Jim Willis,
Mac Connor, D. M. Bridges, Walters,
P. D. Hemdon, Bill Souther J.
M. Kbea; Misses Mitch el IWIUlams.
Daisy Lovelace, Paulella. Adair, Pan
ny Carpenter, Victoria. Hugres and
Annie Roberta. Other guests included
Mesdwmes L. M. Logan, A. O.
Snrgeant, Lula Woodward, D. f.
Hord and Mites Helen Logan.
id ths World t
4 s. COBB |
s wealthy retired shirt-waist manunyhow,
she thought she was ailing.
Br, patronized a succession of sani\
nH elsewhere. Yet nnthlncr seemed
ie complain**. (
was tested. Also there was a conIr.
Grauman didn't mind the latter
erous provider for his family. What
i that the lady's trouble was more
it none-the-less sincere belief that
itify a neurotic's whim. Bad Mr.
eerer" and "hypochondriac" these
ild hgye applied to his own private
' '
r long months of treatment, suc3he
became no more,
il the moumirt* widower sat alone
mmuned with himself. Pinally he
softly patted the casket,
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Lutheran Church
Reports Good Year
Saint' Mn.Mhewa Lutheran Church
ai tne annual mcciJig
hold last year hitird reports I
troni all ollicers and .auxiliary organ J
(rations that Indicated progress during
the past year. Each crgnr-'xt tiou
reported more members aiid -fc high
*t 'tturone .ti-r-c.o nt meeting.*. |,
Cburtdi attendance was 37 more pert
j-Sunday than it ?.<? Car 1937. Thirty J j
tliivi* in cnlmra wero iVcelved Into
be Chunth nu infccrshitp. The T?-~t? "j .
irer ri ; .Kcd 'bat receipts and dls
li'T* in-.'UM were about 33, pil'cent
.not: .,.n Llio l?ui.xet. The oongfegai
Ion vi more tljtuin $3500 to benovole-'i-'
?;.?! sf at' J4000 on local
' *'fic ' -.' v. ..' * 'H
At th" Mo-'i;' S"rv Sul*'"-'-' 1
:he Paster. lie,-, l,. Po'.d I latum. In-"
stalled into olIUc tlie newly elect e-I l
- ! i-.-ti . Yh y are X' i S.* X I"
Adi-rhc-'nt. Earl Huii'.gnrdner, A 8.
River <and l,. C. Dettniar These men
sia.nd Messrs. J. O. Plonk, H !>.
cinir nd. t: i). Itliyne mid Dr. L. P
: ,t? M. i? ^ ft,.oilTCT;
fa v.. ?..."i-?..< . f-- ? *? -
. - '? H?'-iv-|nrvitM i?i7 iur ni?? >ur t
with Mr. \V. A. RWorhour as alter.natc.
1!h? Church Council In regular
meeting Monday evett-'tng elected of-;
I leers of the Council and chairmen (
of committees as follows: chairman '
of the Council, W. A. Rldenhour j j
Secretary, Paul Morller; Assistant I
Secretary, Carl F. Mauney. Financial
Secretary, J. C Lackey; Treasure'j
er. L. Arnold KJser; Evangelism, W.
K Mauney;, Parish Education Board
A 8. Klser; Church Property, J. E. <
Herndon; Finance, F. R. Summers; "
Ushers, HstI Bumgardner; Altar I
Service, Mm. J. iE. Herndon; Oom 5
tr.union Assistant, D. C. Mauney; Or- I
gsniat, Mm. W. A. R'deuhour. The c
other members of these committees t
will be announced art. the Service c
Sunday Morning. t
363 Garments
Made ByNYA
Since July 1. 1938, the N. Y. A. pro C
Ject sponsored by the Junior W> f
(man's- Oh*tf, Has Tendered Iwalua- (
ble service 3ta (providing clothes for
school children and other work. At
the beginning of the project o*i?y r
seven girls were employed, but. the (
number hae now increased to six- ,
The NYA girls liavo also made
clothing for tihe Red' Cross, with material
furnished by ithe Red Cros3.
Resides these things, the girls are
taught needle-craft, basket making,
-and home making.
The funds for the project are furn
i-shed by the Junior Woman's Club,
part of tihe money being raised by
sponsoring a -tag day sale, a Thanksgiving
Party, and through private
donations. Mns. Aubrey MOuney,
president of the Club has been one
of the driving factors behind the
move, and It's success has been largely
due ito her untiring efforts. Mrst
Pansy Fetzer, NYA Oounty Supervisor,
has lailso contributed much to
the movement, and a great deal of ,
the credit of tre project for Kings
Mountain belongs to her. Mns. Paul
MoGKnnte 5e the able project super
visor who 1b in charge of the local
The following is a list of clothing
which has been made and distributed
tot Kings Mountain IT 130 Dress
es, 70 shirts, 63 Boys' underwear, 23
girls' underwear, 16 slips, 6 gowns,
S blouses, 1 skirt, 4 shorts, 7 blankets
(maldie from Strips from Mar
grace), 10 vanity sets, 16 dreeser
scarfs, 16 mats, 66 doll dresses for
Firemen, which made a total of 363
garments besides the doll dresses.
Tin m -a* c% x
nues rur ivirs. siepps
Held Tuesday
Funeral services were held at 3:30
o'clock Tuesdby afternoon at the
Second Baptist * church In Kings
Mountain for Mrs., Plato Stepp, 28
who died at her home in Bessemer
City Sunday. Interment was tn
Shyma oemetery near Cherryvflle.
Mrs Stepp .is survived by her hitsWand,
a small daughter. Nellie; two
brothers. Alvtn and Walter Smtth of
Kings Mountain. Mrs. Stepp was before
her marriage Mies Grace Kstelle
Smith. She had been in 111
health for several years.
Plant Adopts Unique
Plan For Employees
.Jacksonville, Fla. Jan XI.? (IPS)?A
local employer (employng- about
2.000 women) is going to make K
possible for mouthers to work and
not have to worry about whether
the dhildren are being cared for prop
erly during work to i; -hours: The employer
is bulfcRog .an additional
noor on hds factory and it Will - fee
outfitted mm w nursery. Nurses and
doctors will be tn attendance to
care for the several hundred children
of the employees.
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THURSDAY, JAN. 12. 1939
Presbyterians I
Rally For |
Foreign Missions
,Tho UiJ-'ty-sovw'. CUj.-" '*>:
\.ii.Ks Mour :u.l- r... > i.-y' v..i:
<o.d a. K&rtf ij. :>v. i (j:i.
fvr, N. C'.. on January ly, ii-m
I/. M. to f. ,\i. .u ulisjuiia
mj iiiv.i... y v.i.. .. u.a ."Far-, er.
\i .-?sioii s?.ti u a. j t.o ,li< ii>i i> 11y 1
una wiltt I. my ;ei -s ijucl.i>1
ilics S?0u,0i>u may .?_ lai-ctl uui*.
i? tlio 'VV. . I. "I I ,.i>u ana fciy'l. for'' i _.-i .?.i ytitttl n Mill-!
at era. ineu, v.oaRii ;jidVoung l'co( .
will itin. .\' vjo<?. .M. tur?n- 1
a 111 'bo u Hound-Table' ubicustiton ba-j
' .1 iii ,:i. twenty ijU"*>:loilM aw to
'on i?ii M'.sslc: a. At b":wtr a pK-nlol-1
Wilt b- ketV fi. A- ililO tiler--|
.villi bo a gvtiaiul liLxtts-mn of uj;>, htti lit i .0. .1 IllbiSr):-.
:> .i.'art .-a. by v. t..~ar A. V. c.uiw
.. ? '1.JUI. K -v. fronds was l-cru iri
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III ?,u\ at .1 V Oli gC- AiU'r llt'V.j
.Vood-i complied hit. 8e.;iiitu;i*y work
<1 Uchmoi.J. \ a . hv wi. ; o tiled at.
'usior of Uio lart!" Pi i shy tertun
nurtCi a-t Salklmlj.'N. C. ,\f:er two!
.! three Mars, in- gave ui> this 1
hurth and vwpl I k to China for
t ungel. s.iic work. The parents of
lev. Woctij. two brothers and one (
lister aro missionaries In China, .
ind one sister ..a a missionary in Ko- J
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The last eight days of this "For- l
ign Mission Season" are called
Week of Prayer aiti Self-Denial for
oroign Missions. Usually about '
126.000 is given to the Southern
'resbyterian Foreign Mission work!
luring that week. Recently, more I
ban fifty Presbyterian Churdh lead re
met In Nashville, Tenn., to dla- '
:usa the crisis whicr now faces the ]
foreign Mission work of ' this De
lom in alien. At that meeting it was
ieclded ti try to raise at least 9260,
>00 to be used to:
1. Slrcmgtbetnour missionary
2. 'Give their work a more adeluate
3. Take care of personal losses of
nlss'jonarlea, end property losses in
4. Help lift the debt.
The Southern Presbyterian Chun:h
each year sets aside one month,
railed "Foreign Mission Season'
This year the Season is January 1
o February 6. During this period
special emphasis is placed on Foreirn
Mission work. The Study book
'or tills year la "The Star in the
Sas-t." It was written by Rev. C.
Darby Fulton, D. D? the Executive
Secretary of Foreign Missions for
he Presbyterian Church. Dr. Fulon
was born In Japan, his parents
laving been missionaries ll?n Japan
rauy years. After College In Amer
ca. Dr Fulton returned to Japan
is a missionary. Later he was called
>aek to the United States to the imjortant
position which he now holds
Dr. Fulton has also visited much In
ihlna and Japan. No one is better
lualtfled to write <a book about mis?5on
work to the Orient than Dr.
FhiKoo. "The Star to the East" discusses
the progress, the needs and
he opportunities of mission work
n China, Japan and Korea,
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The Men's Club will have their
irst meeting of the year this evenng
at 6:30 at the Woman's club
molding. >All members are reminded
to be present, as ^hts meeting
ollowlng the supper will be devoted
o business discussions.
Will Rogers'
Humorous Story
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TF YOU got to teach a kid to be
polite at the table, you are in for
a tough time. The kid is almost
sure to oe happier 11 ne ain't so
polite, and he dont mind letting
yon know it eipier.
Now, Adolpn was eating with-,
company, and the company was the
preacher, and there was all the rest
of the family, too, end some ladies
of the Aid Society. Well, Adolph
had been told he gotta keep'still
and not talk unless somebody Hiked
him a question. ~
' Bo Adhlph kept acting awful eetitod
during part of tfee ragd, <md
nearly choked twice, and finally His
mother- saya, "Well, what is It,
Adelpht" .
"Oay Ifs tea late aow," ha say*,
"bnt I ente-'wanted yon to ask ssa
a qoestloh'i,jninute age. There "1
was a big htfg on the Raawafi
lettuce, bat he ate It all up mewl*
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Merchants A
Formed Hen
Airs. Katterrco 2 \ anted To
i/jud Tax Fi:?;ht Here
M :-s. IViio Ha*..t n or. Kin;
MoUKvll.ll .!. !/ ' ?? 11:. ii. 1 to I i i
.(iiml ivxiiM n. 'a t!)*> hut n wi(i
rinvo 6r t,--? N.r ' il. i'onaiiiifors
Tax Cooin<l?s':>n a;;, rial " '.1 iri-j
imv. that ilKll.t*? thej
trust of lit lug."
N'.'.IH'U.ln 'I10.HL ?>r In r up>qlllt
ni . I'hulrniiiii .of :>? co'tiniln-!
li'.on ?i)rit to. In- form*-;! aiinaiL Kim?*!
\'i itl.i'-il'i .hoi; li 'ti v.i.s lil.Hlt'i
fn'lh lllO II* i?-::tiW- tit' 11" '1
> !u:r'i"fv hi (1Cra;;o. i11'*?'ii. i
\<r. |< .- <,! :h C. r. l.a*. ion, I'
;yai'.nt;; ' ' _:t1
The < i N i tu'i| :,9 ui
1>; i i" ;tl i ; :C hi < undVit'i>11
. ssdn-; hi?l n?;ml d'rui'l iaAeMj
Hal s??hl '.o ' 'it' Inirdt n ?>f; the ?-?mturner.
The drive'is Jed '.a : s < state^
?} Mrs. William. T. 1 'Itiali, ofj
Wj-nesville, the conuu'ssion's .Var
!> Carolina state din-ato.'. .
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"The commission Is glad to have I
Mrs. Uatterrce imoniK the loaders !
r?f this needed movement." Mrs. Fra?j
ider said. 'Already hundreds of
nits In many states are active in j
ike. educv.1anal drive on taxes that
raise the cost of living for all of us.
"Most people pay hidden taxes
without knowing it, and It's little
wonder family budgets are strained
when, for example. the commission's
research department finds
hidden taxes add. 11 cents to a 29
cent purchase of meat, $10 to every '
$30 of rent. $1.95 to a $5 halt and
$1.56 ito & $4 pair of shoes."
A series of study programs will
be arranged for members through
which to inform families here of
thoiT tax burden, Mrs. Frszier sold.
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ncau vi iiiuusinm V^UIIImission
To Speak Here (
Hr. J- Dewey Doreett, of Raleigh,
Chairman of the North Carolina Industrial
Commission will be the
main aptaker tomorrow night tut the
Central High School at the meeting
of the Blu,e Ridge Safety Council.
This la the first meeting to be held
jii Kngs Mountain by the Council
which ia made up of five counties.
The Blue Rdge Council 'a sponsored
by the N. C. Industrial Commission,
for the promotion of safety in all in- ,
dustrlal plants. >
The meeting will begin promptly
at.7:30 Friday Evening, .Tan. 13th. A
hlsitory of the Council will be presented
by E. C. Shufford of Cllffside
and different phases of safety will
be discussed' according to Mr. Charles
Forney, /:|oun<dl Chairman, of
All work ere and managers of industrial
plants are invited to be pres
ent at the meeting whether they
are members of the Council or not. i
Mr. Forney Is extremely anxious to
have a large representation from
Kings Mountain present as this
meeting la being held here at the re
quest of the N. C. Industrial Commission.
Bank Stockholders
Re-Elect Officers
Stockholders of the First National
Sank In the 38th annual meeting
held Tuesday afternoon In the Directors'
room of the bank re-elecited all
Directors and Officers with the addition
of Li. G. Hord as Assistant Cashier.
The stockholders were well
pleased with the progress and growth
of the financial Institution during
the past year and, were very optimls
tic about still furthur advancement
for the coming year. Citizens of
Kings Mountain are very fortunate
In having such a strong, well managed
bank In the Best Town tn tho
Officers arc: D M. Baker. President,
R. Ia Mauney, Vice-President.
IJ. S. Neill. Cashier, and L.. G. Hord,
Assistant Cashier.
Directors are: D. M. Dakar, G. A
Bridges, ,W. K. Mauney. R. L. Mauney,
P. M. Netaler, F. R. Summers,
and M. A. Ware.
Annual Red Cross Meeting
This Evening
The* annual meeting of the local
Chapter of the Red Cfoes will be
held thin evening a* 7:30 at the Woman's
Club Building following the
Men's Club meeting, recording to
B. S. Peeler, Chairman. Election ctf
officer* and other Important bustneee
will be transacted end ' " eyeyy
member of the Red Cross to fcwtted
to attend.
Mrs. Ruth Gamble, Executive Secretary,
stated that some thought .the
annual meeting teas for-Officers only,
but everyone Is cordially Incited to
bt present.
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A group of I? twt n sixty and sev* V
enty merchants of Kings Mountain
. ti a. J i v llall Tuesday night
iut Vo'.?'trv;utijninJiLi!y to form a-jJ. Vfl
>! ? mi in 'ilio BoRT''a
Tout n i) Stjito- Mr. I),'P. 1 lord
fit -" : i! at": . !?? '?: Sag oifll it pro* .
' n '< ! Mr. J I'. Koeter i
was first pttslU'in of tha
r it'uti. <!. A. ifridges. \ iri-prt'ji- - 1
I dent. and I> K llord. secretary and
t ton.surer. ''
Mr. C. \\\ Joynor, pr< s; 1 nt ot
h. . \ .My ir.i. s' As ?>? .Union,
told the nsM-mht.-d merchants that
he heartily endorsed the move,, and
< ? . i !i r tr as
Ifisui an asset to ally town. Mr. Abefatiiy
also of ytiielby, made an intttr- 'i
:ig I Ik ill Willi li
1'rosideilt Keete-r appointed threo
melt, to name the directors Of tho '
As'in a'.i :it. After thb no 'iitg these \
three men eiloso the following m?n
r -n
s ?!ir<M !ot'8 (Jo be approved i: H. L.. ' .
Sunmi.u. K. \V. (Jriflin. O. (). Jackson.
F. 11. Clas.i. I). F. Hbrd, Fuller
McOIU. Clan do Humbright and O. A.
Another mooting is to be held
Monday evening na 7:30 to approve
bese 'airec-tors. All merchants are
uigtd to attend this meeting.
Derby Warns Arms Race
inliuences Our Exports
New York, Jan. 11.?(IPS..? Tthe
armament race of European nations
has been an important contributing
(actor in the increase of American
exports to that Contnent during the
period the Limited State'? Reciprocal -.-J
Trade Agreement policy has been
in effect H. L. Derby, President of
the American Cyauamtd and Chemical
Corp., New York, said her? recently.
The Herald wishes to correct a
mistake In regards to the account of
Mr. W. E. Owen's death. The information
at the time of his death was
that they were T. \\\ Instead of W.
E. as obtained from his Navy discharge
and his widow.
Mr. Owen was a man of many,
friends. The tribute of his many
trienicit were spoken "wttli floMtcs
and the warm sympathy extended to
bis family.
Surviving are his widotv, four
sons, Russell, Elmer, Oscar and
Cliarlcs. all of Ki ngs Mountain, and
one- daughter, Mib. Virginia Owen
Ford, also of Kings Mountain. ' -3
C. E. Lucas of Swansce. S. C., was
the driver of the car that crashed
to the one driven by Mr. Owen.
The Herald regrets the . error of
the initials of Mr, Owen.
Series of Sermons
Start In This Issue
The members of the Ministerial
Association, in cooperation with the
He raid, begins in this issue a series
of sermons to appear as a regular
feature of the pape>r. The first of
the series is written by Rev. L.
Boyd Hamm, president of the Association.
For the B-ucceedIng weeks each
minister will write a sermdn to appear.
The Herald fe glad to be able
to bring to the public -this feature,
and thus give the persons of Kings
Mountain who are unable to attend
regular service a chance to read a
3ermou by a local minister.
(Opinions Expressed In This Column
Are Not Necessarily the Views ef
This Newspaper.} , <?l
A new. Congress. the 76th in the
hibtory of the Republic, is conven- ' %
ing in Washington this week. And
the big news about this event will . j
not be in the headlines. Not because
the editors ) | |ajt r^>cognttz|\
the news but because it is news too
big to be headlined.
The story began to ."break" ' (to
use newspaper shop talk) about 163
years ago. And it has been a oontta- 3
nous story (from that . time to . the
The real starting point was the
Declaration of Independence. This
l^d io the Revolutionary war. Tha
Cploniats were vfcttorAous. And the
dgy. Cornwall!* surrendered at York
town, the America^ people become , jj
the first really free people fn the
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