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rr,nAV. NOVEMBER 28, 1919 THE INDEPENDENT, ELIZABETH CITY, N. C PAGE SEVEN , NORFOLK MARKETS Norfolk, Va., Nov. 28, 1919. Thone Norfolk 23501 Frying Chickens 30c to 35 Turkeys, live , 38c to 40c Dressed and undrawn 40c to 45c Dressed and drawn ' 50c to 55c -toil o specially lor ino ixuxu- Roosters, live . 15c to 18c Ducks, live 30c 1 . trices represent actual sale? follow"? 111 , not quoted -were not sold today 1U'i Food Administration prohibits Hogs 1 20c to 22c New Sweet Potatoes Yellow Barks . $2.25 and $2.50 Nancy Halls $2.30 ton other than actual sales. QW1 v . ' ... t IUC - 30c to 32c zk r; P dfpAIRING AUTO fl ! SPRINGS AND HORSE 0 SHOEING j WILLIAMS & STOKES 4 Next to steam Laundry f Matthews Street 4 ELIZABETH CITY, N. C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 LIVE STOCK PRICES Norfolk, Va., Nov. 28, 1919. Phone Norfolk 21840 v The following quotations are actual sales made this day by Chas. R. Robert son Co., wholesale commission mer chants, reported especially for THE IN DEPENDENT. Cattle Tc to 8c Veal Calves 16c to 17c Large Calves 10c to 12c Fat Sheep 9 to 10c Live Hogs 12c to 13c Dressed Hogs 20c to 22c You PROFIT By the subdivision and sale of your land AT AUCTION. No matter where you're located City, Suburban, or Farm Land, WE WILL SELL IT FOR YOU QUICK. HOW is told in our big booklet which may be worth hundreds of dollars to you. Youll find it chock-full of facts. It prints letters from men who . have dealt with us and know that we do what we say we'll do. It is abso lutely free. WRITE TODAY. J to BXEEC. 7" Ha: Atlantic Coast Realty Co. .. . .rMTn VKrwrr,rrW THE NAME THAI jusiir ita xwn. Offices: Petersburg, Va., and Greeville, N. C References: Any bank in Petersburg, Va. or Greenville, N. C I .V IS (V to i I For Lasting Appreciation 1 JEWELRY a I I 1 1 r1 E I n Symbol of Love Eternal Love that endures is most beautifully ex pressed by gifts that last. Let jewels and jewelry carry your Christmas message of love and friendsship. Gems, Jewelry, Watches, Silverware, are gifts that keep alive the sentiment that in spires the giver. The H. C. Bright Company has striven in the face of some difficulty to provide for the holi day shopping with worth while gifts things. A visit to our establishment will prove wheth er -we have succeeded. DIAMONDS We have a beautiful collection of flawless gems, ranging in price from $25 to $1000. Our showing of diamond clusters are especially large. SILVERWARE Patterns of the King Abbott,' Lady Balti more and ivingstoLn 'Sterling Silver are cap turing all lovers of beautiful are silver who view them. Chinaware, Glassware, Art Vases, Pottery, Floor Lamps, Watches, Wrist Watches, Lav alliers, Rings, Brooches and hundreds of other gift-things with a price rang that provides for every taste and pocket-book. & EARLY H. CBrightG Largest Jewelers in Eastern North Carolina 3 HQ The Delco-Light engine is the vruve-in-tko-hoad type used in the best and most powerful airplcno engines and in hundreds cf thousanda cf automo biles. It Is air-cooled runs on kerosene in any climato has only one place to oil and has a simple min ing valve in place of carburetor. The storage battery is exclusively designed and built for Delco-Light with thkk piates, wood and rubber separators and many improvements that insure long life. ' Delco-Light long ago passed the experimental ztzgo snd has gone through the refilling influence of three and one-half years of production and of usage by 75,000 customers. . - You will find plants in the homes of your com munity. Just ask your neighbor about his Delco Light plsnt. . Delco-Light makes happy homes: it saves time and labor, taking away lots of 'hard, unpleasant tasks. It "Pays for Itself" by the work it does and the time it saves. - , . Of the more than 75,000 Satisfied Users of Delco Light, the first are among the most enthusiastic proof that the simplicity and durability of Delco Light meets the requirements of its customers. There's a Detca-Light Man Near You F. M. WEEKS, Hertford, N. C, Dealer R. F. TRANT, 442Granby Street, Norfolk, Va,i Distributor 1 electric W and po ' - for farms, country homes, schools, churches, .xw dA. ia 1 stores and small towns. fr ' THE DOMESTIC ENGINEERING COMPANY, Makers of Delco-Light Products, DAYTON QH1 , I - r M-n - -m m ' - r M-n - -m gm ' DOGS MUST fcArtiM u.v.r.va. CURRITUCK NOTES An Eskimo dog has a hard lot. In A yery interesting Thanksbiving pro the first place it has to earn its liv- gram was presented by the O. Henry lat in by drawing sledges. In the next cvary Society Friday afternoon at 2:30 i j W o ntr io o'clock in the High School auditorium, place, food is so scarce that a dog is egubjeet of the ebate was: "Resoived, usually hungry, often hungry that tLere should be Student Government enough to eat its harness, or indeed in the School." Those for the affirma any bfts of skin and leather it can ; ve were Miss Clara WiUiams, Mr Paul any mis v . BaJlance l ,the Negative Miss Mildred find. To prevent this, the men rut) Brumsey Mr. Wmiam Walker, The judg the leather cords with tar. But in es decided in favor of the negative. Very order to live at all an Eskimo dog much interest is being taken in the So has to fiit its way. Whenever j ciety work and all rady there is a large there is a p8ck of dogs together they : fight. The weak ones are driven away or killed. The strongest and fiercest one, who can thrash any or all the others, is known as the "ding dog." It has the best place upon which to lie and its choice of the food. HOW PILOT AND OBSERVER TALK improvemnt. Miss Tauline Tate spent the week end at her home pn Iiong Point. Mr. Joe Brumsey son of Mr. W. M. Brumsey was brought home last night from the hospital at Petersburg where he has undergone an operation. He has been very ill but is slowly improving. A party was given at the home of Mrs. H. D. Ballance Thursday night Novem- hpp 20th in honor of her sister miss James Fritwell. Refreshments Frank and Grace "Walker spent Sunday with relatives at Camden. The liitle son of Mr. and Mrs, Butler is very HI. To Mr. and Mrs. Clarence McHorney a son was born last week. served and all reported a very nice time. Mr. and Mrs. Earl Brumsey, Mr. Les lie Walker, Misses Mjlded Brumsey Concerning Names. Said the observing cuss, "When an actress starts out to make a name for herself she has to think up a good one were to start with befpre she makes it." Peruvian Flower Festival. Peru celebrates a custom which dates from soon after the Spanish con quest. All soldiers' graves alike are decorated, including those of peons and Indians, individuals little regarded in Peru, at all events during life. In the evening the populace gives itself over to feasting and merrymaking. This particular .flower festival is held nnnually on November 1. The airfone is a form of speak ing tube designed specially foi service as an intercommunication de vice between pilot and observer, in structor and student, or any airplane occupants, during full power flight t nmaisisi pRsentiallv of a flexible wAiw"- r speaking tube provided with a mouthpiece and a neck band, and oi , a helmet to which two earpieces arej attached, suitable connections be tween the speaking tube and the ear pieces being provided. ' A CASE IN POINT. ! "What an aggravating habit J onea ; has of answering one question dj asking another." , : "I've noticed that. Last night, I asked him if he'd loan me $50, and he replied by asking me if I tooli him for a darned fooL" DOESNT INTEND TO WASH ANY. "How' long will your wife be away F" "Not over two weeks. We haven't dean dishes in the house to last me any longer than that." SHE WAS RIGHT. "Well, I'll be bound," eiciaimed the woman who had just read the news that women's skirts are to be tighter and shorter than ever this yeai -r There's No Time To Lose Christmas Will Soon Be Here' Every year, just before Christ mas, the stocks of every music dealer become smaller and it is sometimes impossible to supply some models and sizes. Late purchasers often must take what they can get. Hurry don't wait until the last minute. Let us; know what you want. We will, deliver whenever you say. r ; if YOU WANT A! v Jictroh or Mono We will give you easy credit terms on a Victrola, a, Sonora or an Aeolian-Vocalian talking machine. We will make the payments easy on any one of the Duo i Art line of pianos and player-pianos which includes the j Steinway, Steck, Stroud, Weber and Aeolian. Write, and we will be glad 'to give you full information regard ing an instrument syou may desire. We sell all at fac tory prices and guarantee each one. Levu-P( G V ; " INCORPORATED Successors to Fergusson, LUienfeld, Ughtfoot, Corp. 107-109 CITY HALL AVENUE NORFOLK, VIRGINIA. , 70 Of The People Utilize Electricity Seventy per cent of the people of the United States use electricity in some form or other every day of their lives, and that seventy per cent constitutes the happiest, "looking ahead" part of the people of this country. For light, washing and ironing, cook ing or what not, 70 per cent of the popula tion is constantly employing that most uni versal of servants-electricity. . . ' Electricity has done more than any other agency to enhance the comfort, health and happiness of mankind. Do yoii line up with the majority, the 70 per cent; or are you with the minority, the 30 per cent? : . .. .... slectric m of Elizabeth City PHONE 80 f .. -:-? ' v "