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HELD for slaying Jfegro Lay Minister Is Also '\rrainged In Holmes Murder Case G0LpsrtOR°. Nov. 26.—(JP)—Mrs. Littleton Holmes, 37, and ,, ,,,, 40, negro lay preacher. Tom .. . . , , cd m superior court to were a“ * in i■ i)'i r^es of murder and con murder in connection with ^ of her husband, G. Lirby :;v on December 31, 1939. H°a defense lawyer’s plea that he ' rpady caused Judge Henry r^'evens to grant posiponement of ' Li until the next term of court. °V,(' l.eilv of I-lolmes, his head ,v';,s found at a lonely spot f“'ile north of Goldsboro. sheriff “““ ^ration Agent Guy Scott said ‘ Melvin. who in 23 years of em nlovmeiit in a florist business re ' „j I0 work on Sundays because ' believed it was a sin. told them promised $2,000 to kill ' ,|n(.« but had received only $20. Garrison and Scott said 12 days ,i Mrs. Holmes gave a slate !fent impli lating herself in the slay L:lIel.. in a newspaper inter-. ,!,e„ she denied giving the state ment' and said that when informed - ,,el. husband’s death she told Mel "in that -r would rather it had been me than my dear Hirby.” AT WAR CAPETOWN, Union of South Afri i Vov Lh;— CP)—’The Belgian Congo considers itself at war with Italy, the governor-general announced to night in an official communique. “Zorro” At Carolina Midnight Show Tyrone Pu*ver is supported by beautiful Linda Darnell in “The Mark of Zorro,” thrilling story of the famous masked adventurer, which will be given a preview showing at the Carolina's midnight show tonight. “SO YOU WON’T TALK” IS OFFERED AT ROYAL Joe E. Brown’s first comedy since the serious automobile ac cident which put him into a hospi tal bed for four months, opens to day at the Royal Theatre. The film, “So You Won’t Talk?”, is said to leave no doubt that Joe is fully recovered, that his high comedy talents are unmarred, and his extraordinary ability as an athlete unimpaired. “So You Won’t Talk?” is an original comedy in which Brown plays the dual role of a timid book reviewer and a gang baron for whom he is mistaken because they look alike. Frances Robinson, plays opposite him in her most important role to date. Others in the all-comedy cast are Vivienne Osborne, Tom Dugan, Dick Wessel, Bermard Nedell, An thony Warde, Jack Byron, Harry Anderson, Don Beddoe, Ed Laugh ton, Bruce Bennett, Helen Troy and Charles Wilson. Royal Varieties has a color pa rade and a Musical to make a banp-up Thanksgiving holiday show. 3 • WYOMING” TO CLOSE AT CAROLINA THEATRE Thrills of the pioneer West mingl ed with uproarious comedy bring Wallace Beery to the screen in a fast-moving drama of the great outdoors in “Wyoming,” playing at the Carolina theatre for the last times today. Amid Indian battles, raids on cattle thieves and other exciting detail played against the majestic Teton mountains in Wyoming, Beery engages in a courtship with Marjorie Main that provides him with his most comical romance since “Min and Bill,” serenades his lady-love with a harmonica and en gages in comedy episodes with Leo Carrillo. The young romance is be tween Ann Rutherford, of the Judge Hardy Family series, and Lee Bowman. Like its predecessor. “Bad Man of Brimstone,” the picture is laid almost entirely outdoors, the coun try about Jackson Lake, Wyoming, providing scenery of breath-taking beauty. News of the Day, a color cartoon and the latest “Information Please” subject complete the pro gram. “Mark of Zorro” Out of the black of night rides a bold masked adventurer, his sword striking terror in every heart—his flashing emile and reck less daring winning the loveliest senorita in all of Old California! It’s Tyrone Power in “The Mark of Zorro.” his latest starring pic ture, which will bq given a preview showing tonight at 11:30 o’clock at the Carolina Theatre’s gala Thanksgiving Eve midnight show. Linda Darnell and Basil Rath bone head the featured cast. In this most famous of all screen rolas, Power scores, while Linda is lovelier than anyone you have ever seen on the screen. Others who shine in the brilliant featured cast include Rathbone, Gale Sondergaard, Eugene Pal lette, J. Edward Bromberg and many others. In addition to “The Mark of Zorro” there will be a color car toon entitled “Tom Thumb in Trouble” and a new “Community Sing.” .. 3 “WESTERN CARAVANS” IS OFFERED AT THE BIJOU Drama torn from the pages of history, Columbia’s “Western Caravans” opens today on the Bijou Theatre screen the suspense filled story of bitter feuds between cattlemen and homesteaders. Charles Starrett, popular outdoor action star, is seen as a young sheriff struggling to keep law and SPECIAL (Wed. and Friday Only) I Why buy new shoes when you can have old shoes repaired to wear and look like new. All work and material guar anteed—No lacks—All soles sewed on. We Feature Ladies' Invisible Soles ... H. L. Green Co. SHOE REPAIR DEPT. OLD LOG CABIN BRAND gi STRAIGHT BOURBON WHISKEY This whiskey was distilled from Grain undermost Modern Methods, by experienced distillers. All of this whiskey has been properly aged in first quality new heavily charred cooperage and every step of the process carefully Watched to ensure as smooth and palatable whiskey as it is possible to produce. CUMBERLAND CONVICT IS GRANTED PAROLE Lynwood Hair, Serving Term For Murder, Is Among Five Freed By Hoey RALEIGH, Nov. 26.—(iP)—Gover nor Hoey today paroled five prison ers, including Lynwood Hair, convict ed in Cumberland county in May, 1939, of second degree murder and sentenced to serve 10 to 12 years. Others freed were: Victor High, sent up from Orange county last March to serve 18 months for manslaughter; Santy Cain, sentenced in Stokes county last April to three months for drunken driving (the term began October 1); J. Paul Speed, convicted in October, 1938, in Halifax county of embezzle ment on two counts and sentenced to five to seven years; and Lloyd Sim ons, sent up from Currituck county last March to serve a year for pos sessing and transporting liquor. Minor Charges Heard In Recorder’s Court A brief docket of minor oases was heard yesterday morning in record er’s court. There were only two pax-king vio lations on the docket. One -was tried with the defendant being taxed with the costs, which were then l-emitted. The other was continued until Fri day because the defendant was re ported to be sick and unable to at tend coui-t. Trial of Willie Troy, alias Flower Boy. charged with lai-ceny and re ceiving. was continued until today. TOBACCO HOLIDAY DANVILLE, Va„ Nov. 26.—(iP)— The sales committee of the Danville Tobacco association decided at a meeting today to suspend sales for the Christmas holidays Dec. 17 and reopen on Jan. 14. Selling then will continue until Jan. 24. order while gunplay flares between the '‘nesters,” coming to settle a new frontier, and the ranchers, sul len and resentful of the fences which will hamper their use of the open range. Suspense is heightened by t h e threatened break in romantic ties between the young sheriff and the daughter of the leading stockman, and also by the machinations of a trio of cattle ruetlers who keep ill feeling in the community aroused to a high pitch in order to better serve their own purposes. Adding to the authentic mood of the West which pervades the pic ture, are beautiful natural back grounds and songs of the range sung by Bob Nolan and the famous Sons of the Pioneers. Starrett’s leading lady is pretty Iris Mere dith already popular with the star’s fans through previous ap pearances in his western pictures. This program includes "Dead wood Dick” and the final chapter I of “Terry and the Pirates.” 3 Political Spending Probe Planned By Government Grand Jury Will Investigate All Expenditures By Parties In 1940 Race WASHINGTON, Nov. 26.— UP1— The justice department today an nounced a grand jury investigation of expenditures of all national po litical parties in the 1940 presi dential campaign. Attorney General Jackson said in a statement that party officials would be ordered to bring their records before a special grand jury which will be convened in Washington, December 3. The jury will hear testimony in support of charges that sums in excess of those prescribed by the Hatch act were spent in the cam paign. Maurice M. Milligan will direct the inquiry with what the depart ment termed "utmost latitude." Milligan is a special assistant to the attorney general named to in vestigate alleged elections irregu larities. As a United States attor ney in Kansas City he once inves tigated election frauds in that city. Evidence concerning election ex penditures from all parts of the country will be presented to the jury. Investigation of other types of election complaints, such as fraud and coercion, already is be ing presented to federal grand juries in Chicago, Philadelphia, Newark, N. J., and Wilmington, Del. The Hatch act put a limit of $3, 000,000 on expenditures by a po litical committee and a maximum ot $5,000 on contributions by in dividuals. Up to November 4, the demo cratic national committee report ed to congress that it had received contributions totalling $1,917,213 and had spent $1,848,727. The re publican national committee re ported receipts of $2,993,991 and expenditures of $2,313,400. Chairman Gillette (D-Iowa) of the senate campaign expenditures committee has expressed the opin ion that both major parties spent far in excess of the $3,000,000 limit, but has made no specific charge of violation or evasion. ADVERTISEMENT “'.tl COLDS RELIEVED FAST Put 3-purpose Va-tro-nol up each nostril... (1) It shrinks swollen mem branes; (2) Soothes irritation; (3) Helps flush out nasal passages, clear ing clogging mucus. VICKS VA-TRO-NOL -—-I Boy Scout Honored By Fort Jackson General COLUMBIA, S. C., Nov. 26. —(/P)— Jim Fort Hast, 12-year old boy scout of nearby Swan sea, visited Fort Jackson here today as the guest of Major General Philip B. Peyton, com mander of the eighth division —all because he recently wrote to the General offering his services to the army as a bu gler so “some good man could do battle unhampered.” The lad, in his scout uniform, was amazed at the newsmen and photographers assembled in the division headquarters when he returned after a trip around the post, on and liked the horses,” young on and liked the horses,’ young Rast said. Asked if he wr- ■>. the letter to General Peyton unassisted, the boy replied, “Yes, sir, I did, and no one knew anything about it. But when I was in vited to come here, my mother said, “fine!” ASKS HIGHER SCALE NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 26.—(A1)— The American Federation of Labor, criticizing the wages paid skilled mechanics in navy yards, today approved a measure seeking a higher scale. “I thihk it is time Uncle Sam should take the lead in raising wages,” said President Harvey Brown of the Internationa/ Association of Machinists, “be cause these are the times when there should be a substantial up swing in wages.” v n-x\, xia£jjVI£iXVT PulltheTriggeron Lazy Bowels With herb laxative,combined with syrup t-.^sin to make it agreeable and easy to take When constipation brings on acid in digestion, bloating, dizzy spells, gas, coated tongue, sour taste and bad breath, your stomach is probably “cry ing the blues” because your bowels don’t move. It calls for Laxative Senna to pull the trigger on those lazy bowels, com bined with good old Syrup Pepsin to make your laxative more agreeable and easier to take. For years many Doctors have used pepsin compounds, as agree able carriers to make other medicines more palatable when your “taster” feels easily upset. So be sure your laxative contains Syrup Pepsin. Insist on Dr. Caldwell’s Laxative Senna, combined with Syrup Pepsin. See how wonderfully its herb Laxative Senna wakes up lazy nerves and muscles in your intestines, to bring welcome relief from constipation. And see how its Syrup Pepsin makes Dr. Caldwell’s medicine so smooth and agree able to a touchy gullet. Even finicky children love the taste of this pleasant family laxative. Buy Dr. Caldwell’s Lax ative Senna at your druggist’s today. Try one laxative that won’t bring on Violent distaste, even when you take it after a full meal. State To Prepare Map Showing Accident Sites RALEIGH, Nov. 26.—UP)—1To fa cilitate the elimination of hazards, the state highway and public works commission has prepared a map showing the sites of accidents be tween July 1 and October 15. The map, made by J. S. Burch of the engineering and statistics depart ment, is peppered with 1,000 dots which, officials said, show that the bulk of accidents occur in semi-urban communities just outside cities. Plans call for the map to be con tinued on the basis of information furnished by the highway patrol and highway department officials. LOOK of the MONTH LEAGUE Fast losing members. They now use Chi cnesters Pills for relief from functional discomfort and pain. Ab- f* j solutely safe. Contain no habit-forming drugs. At all druggists. ana up -THI DIAMOND MAHD" r~ Correct Constipation Before—Not After! An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of emergency relief .Why let yourself suffer those dull lifeless days because of constipation, why bring on the need for emergency medicines, when there may be a far better way? That way is to KtEP regular by getting at the cause of the trouble. 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