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THE HARTFORD HERALD
WFORMATIOX FROM THE EXPERIMENT STATU)-- AGRICTJL
TVRAL PAPERS AND THE COUNTY AGENT'S OFFICE
Club KrollnrBt Ha Big lacreaae will return one pullet for each set
I, Year ting of batching eggs which they re-
There are arproatmately 10,290 celved In the spring. The money
Kentucky farm boys and girls be- from the sales will ba used to pay
tween the ages of 10 and 19 years for the eggs,
engaged In conducting one of the S3 ' "
junior agricultural club projects at! lodging Content
the present time, according to C. W. At jeagt thirty countlea will he
Buckler, state leader of Junior agrl- repregented In the Boys' and Girls'
cultural club work from the College Livestock Judging Contest to be
of Agriculture. This total which Is he)d t the State Fair, for which the
captained in a summary of the work przes totaling 9300 have been offer
"Iidows a 400 per cent Increase in club ed oy the Louisville Live Stock Ei
enrollment since the close of "hange. More counties are likely to
when 4.000 youngsters were mem- enter withln the neat few weeks ac
hers of county junior clubs. j cording to M. L. Hall, asst. state
Of the total number enrolled ' cfub leader, information to the ef
btl are engaged in 'conducting crops fect having been sent by Mr. Hall
projects. 9,870 livestock projects and ! t0 w g- eyt pre,ldent of the Ez
6,0 25 girls' projects. Projects in , cnange, yesterday,
rrops include those for corn, pota- interest In the contest has been
toes, soybeans, alfalfa, sweet clover, ) stadlly increasing, according to Mr.
small fruits, garden crops, tomatoes Hall who nM Deen following, the
and tobacco. Livestock projects In-1 elimination contest now underway
elude for poultry, swine, sheep, dairy , mny of the COuntiei tor the Se
attle and beef cattle. Projects forjlectlon of the contestants tor the
girls include such things as canning, gtate Falr rvent. Great Importance
sewing and the making of foods. i ,g attached to this even at the State
i Fair as it is to be an annual event
Hlate Fair To Be Rwortf One For! fostered by the Louisville Livestock
Farm YoungHUra Exchange and the winner of the
The Ai21 Kentucky State Fair State Fair contest will represent the
which will be held September 12 to state In the Junior Judging contests
17 will be one of the most eventful to be held at the International Live
in the hiHtory of Kentucky farm boys stock Exhibition each year,
and girls if plans boing made ma- j The boys and girls competing so
terialize. according to C. W. Buck- far have shown unusual alertness
lr, state leader of club work from and excellence in their preliminary
the College of Agriculture who was contests. Many of the boys and
recently reappointed superintendent Rlrln have been at the summer camps
of the State Fair club department. 1 where they have been studying the
Five features will contribute toward fine points of Judging. Newspapers
the success of the event. These are throughout the state have been de
a iunior acricultural club booth, an voting considerable space to the
' LEAD DEF.-OGRVTS
New Albany Mother Is Victor,
Almost by 2 to I Vote for
Mayoralty Race . ' -
New Albany, Ind., July 17. For
the first time In their histories, one
of the Falls Cltlea will have a wo
man candidate for Mayor.
Democratic voters of New Albany
yesterday granted their suffrage) to
Mrs. Llllle M. Kurfess, widow, moth
er of two grown sons and a daugh
ter, in preference to. two men com
r.ntitors. Mrs. Kurfess led her near
est opponent, Claude A. Slttason,
with nearly twice the number of
votes cast for him.
Xl er nepuoiican uiruucut ivr ma
chief executive office of New Albany
will be Robert M. Morris. Incumbent, 1
who defeated Thomas E. Fogle by!
1,242 votes. The primary was held
yesterday instead of May 3 because.
of the fact that the vote to consider
the city manager plan In April had
caused a postponement.' The pri
maries failed to rouse the usual en
thusiasm, and only sixty per cent of'
the voters cast ballots.
Lrad Is. Nearly 2 to 1
Mrs. Kurfess' score was .1,1188
votes. Mr. Slttason polled 862, and
Earl E. Creamer, the third candidate,
eighty-five. The closest contests on
the respective tickets developed in
the races of the four councllmen-at-large.
Mrs. Kurfesn" election is due, it is
said, to her quiet and thorough can
vass among the Democratic elector
ate. When she announced her can
didacy in March, she said that she
did so because she "wanted to be
Mayor of New Albany and not be
nnnao nf the nnvpltv nf the thine."
nxhihit of livestock, foods and cloth- preparations for the State Fair event ,,it. nf the nrlmnrv veater-
ing by the boys and girls, a girl's because of the educational value to. bore statement at that1
. . m M UIaa vaM 9 J
demonstration team contesr, a jun- me imure lunmra u. .u, .u.u. ( tlme that Bne nad a thorough organl
ior livestock Judging contest and the competition.
selection of state champions in a
numbr of club proiecs. With the
exception of the club booth which
wi'l be designed to emphasize the at
tractiveness of farm life for boys and
eirls the various features will offer
opportunity for not only lndivluaj
competition but also county team
coinpetiion. Approximaely $1,200 as
prize money has been offered for suc
cessful liveKtock exhibitors alone and
JH00 posted as team and Individual
prize money in the livestock judging
contest. Girls' demonstration teams
will coiut'"t for $1511 in cash prizes.
These are a few of the prizes which
are included in the premium list
which has been prepared for the
Regulations for the shipment of
exhibits in the Kentucky State Fair,
S-iitember I2th-17th, for the entry
of exhibits and rules governing
awards were announced today by W.
C. Hunna, Commissioner of Agricul
ture and by virtue of his office,
Chitlrman of the Kentucky State
The fair grounds will be open for
zation and that she would make a
Lived Here All Her Life
Mrs. Kurfess, chairman of the
Floyd County Women's Democratic
Committee, was placed In the race by
the Democratic Women Voters'
League. She has lived In New Al
bany all her life.
Her husband was the late J. Fred
Kurfess, locomotive engineer. Her
two sons. J. Fred Kurfess, Jr., and
Lelnnd Kurfees. served during the
-nothing for show
fpHAT'S OUR IDEA In making
1 CAMELS the Quality Cigarette.
Why, frst troy Camels and look at the package!
It's the 1M packing science has devised to keep
dgaretteWresh and full flavored for your taste.
Heavy paper outside secure foil wrapping inside
and the revenue stamp over the end to seal the pack
aige and keep ft air-tight
' ffl note this! There's nothing flashy ahput the
Camel package. No extra wrappings that do not
improve the smoke. Not a cent of needless expense
that must come out'of the quality of the tobacco
Camels wonderful and exclusive Quality wins oil
merit alone. .
j Ho it" e . '""""te
Because, men smoke Camels who want the '
iaste and fragrance of the finest tobaccos, expertly
blended. Men smoke Camels for Camels smooth,
refreshing mildness and their freedom from ciga
Camels are made for men who think for themselves.
R. I. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, WtasfdoSabta, ff. C.
the reception of stock and articles ( Wor)(J Wf)r le former aB a Lleuten-
for exhibition. Thursday, berteniDer . iU genior grade , the NavVi and
Kth. and they should be shipped to , t, , u Second Lieutenant in
the exhibitor or his agent billed to i
the Kentucky State Fair Grounds, I
Louisville, Ky. ,
All animals entered for exhibition.
j must be placed in the several de-
Hixt-n Count i I'lan Full Sulcx of partments prior to 9 o'clock the
I'liIIetM j morning of September 12th and If
More than 8.000 pullets from four not so placed, the owners will for
varieties of poultry will be sold in felt all right to exhibit or compete
11 county pullet sales panned for for prizes unless relieved from such
this fall as a part of the poultry j forfeiture by the member In charge
standardization campaign being con-, of the department,
ducted by the College of Agricul-! On the entry of each animal or
ture. according to an announcement article a card will be furnished the
by J. H. Martin, In charge of the exhibitor specifying the department,
College poultry work. The schedule the number of class and the number
of sales together with the number of of entry, which card must remain
birds which will be sold at each one attached to the animal or article
are as follows: j during the exhibition.
White riymouth Rocks Fulton . Stalls and pens will be assigned
county, October 29, 600: McCracken by the superintendent of stables up
pounty. November 16, 1,600; Cal- on presentation of certificate from
loway county, October 22, 500; War- the secretary that fees for same have
ren county, October 29. 800 and Bar-' been paid.
ren county, September 30, 500. j Awards of prizes will he made by
Rhode Island Reds Marlon county, the single Judge system but right Is
"November 5, 2u0; Boyd county, Nov.- reserved by the member In charge
ember 5, 200; Mason county Novem- of the department to vary from this
her 26. 200 and Powell county. Octo- rule when In his opinion It is deem
be.r 22, 100. White Wyandottes cd advisable and for the best inter-
Henderson county, October 22, 1,900 ests of his department.
Hopkins county, October 22, 200; j Premiums in the live stock
.MONTICELLO, HOME OF
JEFFERSON, FOR BALE
Todd county, November 19, 300. partments will be paid on the
Barred Plymouth Rocks Washing- grounds the day after the award is
ton county, November 5, 350; Owen uial'. Premium In the other de
county, October 29, 200 aud Taylor partments will be mailed as soon as
county. November 12. 250. I possible after the fair. In Issuing
Christian county which is stand- these regulations, Mr. Hanna Is ans-
ardizlng Its poultry with Barred erlng the questions of thousands
Plvmouh Rocks, Rhode Island Reds of persons who are pouring letters
and Wyandottes will hold Its snla into his office asking information re-
Novt jibor 19 at which time pi'l'.cis gardlng the exhibits. From the In-
fiom all hrco tr:ds will bi? told, quiries It appears that nearjy dou-
Two hundred Barred Plymouth ble as many exhibits will be at the
Rocks, 200 Rhode Island Reds, and Fair this year as last year which
200 White Wyandottes will be soil broke all records, Mr. Hanna saya.
Farmers in the different conntle The Hartford Herlad StJJO the year.
Xew York, July 28. Reports that
Monticello, the home of Thomas
Jefferson, near Charlottesville, Va.,
Is on the market were confirmed to
day by Jefferson M. Levy, former
Congressman and present owner.
Mr. Levy said upkeep costs had
become too burdensome and that he
would sell Monticello provided he
could find a purchaser "deemed able
and worthy to become the owner of
such a shrine."
He said be had made efforts to
have the Government buy the estate
as a summer home lor rresiuents
and that be would be willing to sell
Monticello to the Government for
$500,000. He values the estate at
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