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NEWS OF INTEREST: TO EVERY I FAMILY IN ROANOKE RAPIDS & TERRITORY - THE ROANOKE RAPIDS MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION —thru its Membership of more thou 50 Stores—Combine to Offer You 4 BIG CO PRIZES ASK YOUR MERCHANT FOR FULL DETAILS OF THIS “BRAND- NEW” PLAN whereby every shopper in this trade territory is benefitted. It's simple and easy to win! Just be sure you trade with one of the Roanoke Rapids stores listed below! Any store appearing there will be glad to give full details of this NEW CASH OFFER! • THE FOLLOWING STORES ARE CO-OPERATING: a Allen & Woolard Grocery W. C. Allsbrook Five & Ten Auto Supply Co. A&P Tea Co. (2 Stores) Ben Franklin Store F. M. Coburn's Shoe Store Colonial Ice Co. Economy Auto Store Griffin's Drug Co. Halifax Farmers' Supply Co. Halifax Waste Material Co. Jackson's Service Station Ladies Specialty Shoppe Land Bros., Jewelers Leggett's Department Store Lynches Jewelry M System Matthews' Drug Store Pender's Grocery Co. The Quality Shop G. H. Ranhorn Grocery Rawls Furniture Co. Roanoke Hardware Roanoke Pharmacy Rosemary Drug Co. Shell Furniture Co. E. W. Smith, Electrical Shop Standard Grocery Co. R. I. Starke Grocery Stedman Store Taylor's Drug Store Thompson Coal Co. Tri City Motor Co. Ya. Electric & Power Co. White Motors, Inc.' Yellow Front Grocery The Jewel Box —ALSO CO-OPERATING Citizens Bank & Trust Co. Citizens Realty & Ins. Ag'ncy The Herald Printing Co. National Loan & Ins. Co. Newsom Oil Co. Rosemary Sales Co. Dr.Pepper Bottling Co. Roanoke Bank & Trust Co. Roanoke Rapids Groc. Co. Roanoke Rapids Theatres Rosemary Meat Co. John C. Smith Triple R Grocery Co.