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News Of The Carolinas
MUSIC FESTIVAL
10CK HILL, S. C., April 9.—(fl*)
_ Approximately 2,000 students
WHI gather at Winthrop college
‘•»r* for the 21st annual South Caio
jiM high school music festival to
day through Saturday.
ARMY POLO TEAM
CAMDEN, S. C., April 9—(£>)—
The army polo team will come
from West Point Sunday to meet
the Camden All-Stars at Kirkwood
Field here. More than 4,000 spec
tators are expected.
DEBATE TEAM WINS
GREENVILLE, April 9 — East
Carolina Teachers college won a
piece among the 'Big Ten” de
j«te teams taking part in the
Grand National Forensic Tourna
ment under the auspices of the
t rawberry Leaf Society held at
Mary Washington college at
Fredericksburg, Va., on April 3-5.
10TH ANNIVERSARY
GREENVILLE, April 9 _ In
aeiebration of its 10th' anniver
a,iry, the student branch of the
Association for Childhood Edu
tilion at East Carolina Teachers
college has issued invitations to
approximately 100 people to at
tend a dinner in the college dining
hall on Thursday evening. Fran
tes Merritt of Goldsboro, presi
dent of the organization, will pre
aide and is in charge of arrange
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SYMPHONY CONCERT
GREENVILLE. April 9 — The
North Carolina Symphony Orches
tra, under the direction of Dr.
Benjamin Swalin, will be present
ed in concert as the first enter
tainment of the spring quarter al
East Carolina Teachers college
The performance will take place
in the Wright auditorium on the
campus at 8 o’clock on Monday
April 14.
COLUMBIA, S. C., April 9. —(IP
—The South Carolina compulsory
motor vehicle inspection law, sus
pended in 1942 because of the war
became operative again today whei
the house of representatives sus
tained Governor Thurmond’s vetc
of an act to continue the suspen
sion until March 1, 1948.
A majority of the house favorec
over-riding the veto, but the neces
sary two-thirds could not be must
ered. The vote, after more thar
one hour’s debate in which many
house members spoke, was 65 t<
over-ride against 51 to sustain.
HOSPITAL TRUSTEE
RALEIGH, April 9. — (IP)— Ap
pointment of Dr. E. D. Apple o:
Greensboro to the board of trustee:
of the Moses H. Cone memoria
hospital at Greensboro was an
nounced today by Governor Cher
ry
Dr. Apple was appointed to fil
the unexpired term of the late Sid
ney J. Stern of Goldsboro.
SHORT COURSES
RALEIGH, April 9. —(IP)— Fivf
short courses, each to last five
weeks, will be offered by the N
C. State College school of engineer
ing during June, July and August
Edward W. Ruggles, director o
the college extension division, an
nounced today.
The courses will be on air con
ditioning, diesel operation, electri
cal refrigeration, industrial elec
tricity and memorial art.
WAA MEETING
GREENSBORO, April 9. —(IP)—
A meeting of the War Assets Ad
ministration’s North Carolina ad
visory committee has been callec
for next Wednesday afternoon ir
Greensboro.
The meeting will be the organiza
tion session of the committee
which was appointed recently by
Dechman to serve in an advisory
capacity on the WAA’s program oi
government v/ar surplus property
disposal.
CHILD KILLLD
DERRY, April 9. —iff)— Donns
L. Cashwell, 3, daughter of Mr
and Mrs. John Cashwell, Jr., o:
Autryville, N. C., died in Alexand
er-Eastman hospital tonight of in
juries suffered when she fell frorr
an automobile driven by hei
grandfather. Dr. Francis B. King
medical referee, said a rear whee
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JUDGE’S TRIAL CONFIRMED
KINSTON, April 9. —(A5)— Trial
of Joe Dawson, former judge of the
Kinston Recorder’s court, on charg
es of manslaughter continued to
day with additional witnesses testi
fying that Dawson was intoxicated
when his car was in a collision
near here last October 13.
Milton E. Kilpatrick and his wife
testified that they met Dawson’s
automobile on the New Bern high
way and were forced to pull off the
pavement to avoid a collision.
CONFERENCE CONTINUES
CHAPEL HILL, N. C., April 9.
_(£>)— The delegates attending the
10th conference on Conservation of
Marriage and the Family voted at
the closing Chapel Hill session this
afternoon in favor of continuing the
conference next year.
Mrs.- Gladys Hoagland Groves,
wife of the late Dr. Ernest R.
Groves, who founded the confer
ence, was asked to assume the
leadership of the sessions for an
other year.
CONFERENCE CHANGES NAME
CHARLOTTE, April 9.— (/PH- The
name of the Tri-State conference
of orphanage workers was chang
ed to the Southeastern conference
of orphanage workers at the' con
cluding session of the former or
ganization’s 42nd annual convention
here tonight.
The change, officials explained.
: was effected to cover the nine
; states now represented in the
group’s membership. Originally
the organization covered only the
. Carolinas and Georgia.
Max E. Livingston, of Savannah.
Ga., was elected president of the
. conference and Greenville, S. C.,
was chosen as the 1948 convention
city. Livingston succeeds Joseph
B. Johnston, of Barium Springs.
FAT STOCK SHOW
KINSTON, N. C„ April 9—WP)—
The Seventh Annual Coastal Plain
fat stock show opened here today
i with Jack Basden, of Dudley
Wayne county, and David Proctor,
of Walstonburg, Wilson county,
taking first places for their en
tries.
Before a record number of spec
tators, Basden exhibited the 925
pound grand champion Hereford
calf and Proctor showed the grand
champion 254-pound Duroc hog.
In the county groups of five
steers, the first four places were
taken by Duplin, Wayne, Lenoir
and Jones counties.
The show’s sale will begin at 1
p. m. today.
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RALEIGH, April 9—(iP)—Adj.
Gen. J. Van Metts announced to
day that battery A, 677lh anti
aircraft artillery battalion of Rae
ford had passed its formal federal
inspection and had been recognized
officially as a unit of the N. C.
National Guard.
REQUISITION ASKED
RALEIGH, April 9—Gover
nor Cherry today sent a requisition
to the Governor of Missouri ask
ing for the return of Thomas Mor.
1 gan who is wanted in Durham on a
charge of murder in the fatal
shooting March 29 of Dock Barnes.
The papers said that Morgan is
being held by St. Louis police.
NEGRO ENTERS RACE
WASHINGTON, N. C„ April 9—
(JF)—Harry Simpson, Negro, enter
ed the city’s Democratic primary
contest today when he filed as a
candidate for the board of aider
men.
Simpson is seeking to represent
the third ward and his entry brings
to four the number of candidates
who have announced for the two
nominations from that ward.
Meanwhile, Mayor R. P. Mc
Kenzie announced he would not be
a candidate for re-election, leav
ing a possibility that Dr. Lewis
H. Swindell might be unopposed in
that race.
POLICE RADIOS
WASHINGTON, N. C.. April 9—
(A3)—Police cars here soon will be
equipped with radios following a
favorable vote by the board of
aldermen to purchase needed
equipment.
SCHOOL FIRE
SUMTER, S. C., April 9—(A3)—
The second school fire in this sec
tion during the past two days today
had resulted in damage estimated
at $35,000 to Edmunds high school
auditorium here.
The flames, discovered about
3:30 a. m., were restricted to the
auditorium by the efforts of tho
Sumter fire department. Cause of
the blaze was not determined.
COAL PURCHASE
RALEIGH, April 9—(A3)— Con
tracts have been signed with 10
distributors for 137,870 of the 184,
000 tons of coal the state will need
for its furnaces next winter. Price
of the coal will range from $3.05
to $4.85 per ton depending upon
quality. Contracts for the remain
ing 48,000 tons probably will be let
soon.
DAIRY PRESIDENT
RALEIGH, April 9—(IP)—Ralph
H. Scott of Durham today wag
reelected president of the Ra
ieigh-Durham-Burlington district
dairy council. Other officers re
elected were: Ernest Schuchardt
of Durham, vice president; David
Worth, of Raleigh, secretary; and
Roland Register of Durham,
treasurer.
FIRE HAZARD
OXFORD, April 9—(A3)—A grand
jury report on the existence of a
“serious fire hazard at the county
home” today brought prompt ac
tion from Judge R. Hunt Parker,
presiding over the current term of
Granville Superior court.
Receiving the report, Judge
Parker immediately ordered a
deputy on duty as a fire watchman
at the home. He then ordered the
members of the board of commis
sioners subpoenaed before him and
warned them of the condition.
The commissioners went to the
home, which houses 28 inmates,
and following their investigation,
a spokesman for them said no
evidence of unusual danger had
been found.
During the war the American
Red Cress collected 13,326,242
blood donations for Ihe armed
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COUNTY DAIRYMEN
HOLD FIELD DAY
Event To Be Staged At
Coastal Plains
Station
Dairymen of New Hanover
county will join others of this area
in a Dairy Field Day at the Coast
al Plains Experiment Station in
Willard, on April 17, according to
R. W. Galphin, county agent.
Highlight of the morning will be
a tour of the experimental pas
tures, led by Earl W. Fairies,
agent in dairying and Dr. R. L.
Lovv.orn, professor of agronomy
at State College.
Dairymen will look over the an
nual grazing crops, consisting of
small grains and winter legumes
for winter grazing and Sudan
grass, perl millet and lespideza
for summer grazing, which have
been grazed experimentally for
several years.
More recently, ladino clover and
alfalfa have been seeded with
grasses and used in grazing trials.
There also will be demonstrations
and discussions of the relative
merits of these pastures during
the tour.
! During the afternoon short talks
will be heard by F. E. Miller,
director of test farms; Dr. L. D.
Barer- director of the N. C. agri
cultural experiment station; Dr.
Ralph W. Hodgson, assistant chief
bureau of dairy industry; and Dr.
J. H. Hilton, head of the depart
ment of animal industry at State
College.
A family of cows demonstrating
the results of r, constructive
breeding program will be display
ed and records of production for
daughters of herd bulls will be
presented and compared with the
records of their dams.
LOCAL MAN CHARGED
WITH DRIVNG DRUNK
Charges of driving under the in
fluence of intoxicants was filed
last night against A. Y. Baldwin
of 104 North Fourth street, city
police said*
According to police reports, Bald
win was arrested after the car he
was driving crashed into the rear
of a police cruiser about 9:30 last
night.
He was confined to the New
Hanover county jail under $250
bond, according to police.
Hippopotamuses often weigh
more than four tons.
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NOTICE
Beer And Wine Dealers
City and County License Expire April 30th, 1947
Before new license can be issued it is necessary to file
an application to sell beer or wine with the undersigned.
Any person, firm or corporation selling without a license
is liable to indictment for violating said ordinance.
C. R. Morse,
City and County Tax Collector
VESSEL HELD IN
LIBEL SUIT HERE
The fishing vessel “Sea Gull”
was yesterday afternoon attached
by U. S. Deputy Marshal Walter
Hatch on a court order following
the tiling of a libel suit against
the ship.
The suit against the “Sea Gull”,
her engines, tackle, equipments,
etc., was filed by J. P. Pretlow
as owner ot Hamme Marine Rail
way, Inc., tor $1,046.96 allegedly
due the company for labor and
materials used in repairs on the
vessel.
The owner of the ship whose
name was not given in the suit,
has until May 8 to show cause
why the ship should not be sold
for the amount claimed, interest,
and court costs, according to J.
Douglas Taylor, U. S. clerk of
court.
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