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The Wilmington morning star. (Wilmington, N.C.) 1909-1990, August 08, 1940, Image 8

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' THORPE IS GIVEN
TERM ON ROADS
Durham Resident Draws
Six Months For Beating
Lucille Prevatte
Hampton (Hampy) Thorpe, of Dur
ham, convicted some days ago of
assaulting Lucille Prevatte, whom
he allegedly brought here in an au
tomobile from Myrtle Beach and
beat in a cabin at Roosevelt Gardens,
was sentenced to a term of six
months on the state highways in
recorder’s court yesterday morning.
He noted a 10-day stay of judg
ment and his bond was fixed at $500.
Janette Council, 721 Swan street,
charged with an assault, was found
not guilty.
Walter Powell, 615 Brunswick
street, charged with assault with a
deadly weapon with serious injuries
after he allegedly cut Rhuron Rich
ards, was sentenced to six months
on the state highways. He noted an
appeal to superior court.
On a charge of cutting Annie Bell
Williams with a knife, William Wat
'*son, of McCumber’s Station, was
given a year on the state highways,
and on a charge of cutting Mary
Lillie Bennerman with a knife, he
was given an additional six months.
Sam Davis, 1113 Love’s alley,
charged with assault with a deadly
weapon on a female, was given two
months on the state highways.
Cathren Ford, of Smith Terrace,
charged with an assault, was re
manded to juvenile court.
Elizabeth Galloway, 311 South
Seventh street, charged with an as
sault, was fined $5 and the costs of
court.
Sammie Lee Watson, charged with
larceny and receiving, was found
not guilty.
Thomas Gore, Ocean Terrace,
charged with violating the liquor
law, drew a continuance until Mon
day.
In all, 21 cases w’ere called yester
day.
Enforcement Agencies
Holding Session Here
A conference of law enforcement
agencies in southeastern North Car
olina opened in the federal court
room in the customiiouse yesterday
afternoon at 2 o’clock under the di
rection of Ed Scheidt, head of the
Feaderal Bureau of Investigation in
this state.
The closed meeting was open only
to law enforcement officers called
together by the FBI to learn of
plans for coordinating the work of
law enforcement agencies in this
area pertaining to national defense
and internal security.
At the meeting it was also antici
pated that the policy of the federal
government in handling national de
mise investigations would be ex
plained and that the officers would
be iieformed in detail of the assist
ance and cooperation which they
could render in a national emer
gency.
Farm-Business Co-Op
Will Convene Tonight
i
The Farm, Civic, and Business
Cooperative association will meet in
• monthly business session at 8
o’clock tonight at the office of R.
W. Galphin, county farm agent, in
the customhouse.
The group will consider the per
fection of further organizational de
tails and the working out of defi
nite policies looking toward an im
provement in the relations between
farmers and business men in New
Hanover and adjoining counties.
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* New kind of Overseas Wave-Band gets Europe
5 Times Easier, Stronger, Clearer!
* New Built-in American and Overseas Aerial
System—Just Plug In Anywhere and Play!
_
Just arrived and now on displaythe new 1941
Philco Radios and Radio-Phonographs... the greatest
achievements in Philco’s entire history of leadership in
quality, value and sales. Spectacular inventions, so
sweeping in importance, so new and different that they
begin a new era of radio enjoyment in your home!
Come in—see and hear them!
NEW KIND OF OVERSEAS WAVE-BAND—
Makes foreign reception 500 <7C stronger and clearer than ever
before; 5 times easier to tune! In these stirring times, it makes
European broadcasts as much a part of your daily radio fare as
your favorite chain programs or local stations. It’s brand new
:;. sensational..; nothing like it has ever been known in radio!
Only Philco has it!
BRAND NEW RADIO CIRCUIT —Dreamed of but
never before achieved by radio science, reduces noise by 5 to 1,'
reduces “cross talk” by 20 to 1 and increases selectivity by
more than 2 to 1;;; made possible by the amazing XXL Noise*
Reducing Converter Tube. Only Philco has it! -
NEW BUILT-IN AMERICAN AND OVER
SEAS AERIAL SYSTEM — Gives you far greater sen*
sitivity. And you need no “installation”, no aerial or ground
wires on your roof or around your room < ; j just plug in
anywhere and play! Only Philco has it!
Plus More Tubes for the Money... Bigger, Finer Speak-)
ers . . . New Conveniences in Tuning and Operation. Built
to Receive Television Sound and Frequency Modulation
•.. the Wireless Way. A complete variety of lovely cabin
ets in styles for every taste, at prices for every purse.
The first basic improvement in record reproduction since the in
vention of the phonograph! An amazing Philco invention—the
Photo-Electric Reproducer—transmits sound on a beam of light
a: ; reproduces records through the reflections of a floating jewel j
on a photo-electric cell. Only Philco hdS it! \
No Needles to Change!
Records Last 10 Times Longer!
Glorious Beauty and Purity of Tone!
The floating jewel lasts for over 30,000 playings—
8 to 10 years of use! Play valuable records as much as
700 times without fear of wear! Most glorious
record tone ever produced—needle talk and sur
face noise no longer mar its purity;
I NEW TILT-FRONT CABINET—
|j New beauty and convenience. No lid, no need to j
| remove ornaments to reach the phonograph. No
j dark, awkward unsightly compartment. New prin
ciple tilts phonograph forward, in full view and
easy to use. Only Philco has it!
MAKE YOUR OWN RECORDS with Philco "Profes
ional” Home Recording Unit, offered as optional equip
ment at reasonable extra cost.
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PHILCO 608P 5hoto-Electric Re pro*
ducer. 9 Tubes. Auto*
$ I . 9 5 matic Record Changer;)
Tilt-Front Cabinet;
New Overseas Wave l$3
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THE NEW 1941 *■ —
PHILCO SHOULDER STRAP
PORTABLE RADIO
PT-89C. Real performance in
a tiny portable that you carry over
your shoulder. Aerial built into
strap. Easy to carry on hikes, pic
nics, on the beach... wherever you
go! Long-life battery : : j ; r
§lg.95
One of Many New 1941
PHILCO TABLE MODELS
221C. Finest performance ever offered
in a small size table model. American and
Foreign reception with New Overseas
Wave-Band and New Buiit-in American
and Overseas Aerial
System s ; s 9 i ?.00
In addition, a complete selection of wP,r'
performing compacts and table mod*11
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