are gathering at Rente for safety.
Half a dozen destroyers are at
the Guantanamo naval base, about
40 miles from Santiago, and ob
servers here felt that ample aid
was available if a serious situa
tion developed. The administra
tion policy, meanwhile remained
one of sympathetic waiting to see
whether the Grau San Martin gov
ernment could maintain order and
thus prevent necessity for United
Manuel Marques Sterling, am
bassador-designate of the fallen
De Cespedes regime, and secre
tary of state-designate in the new
government—was reported resting
easily today after a severe heart
attack which will delay his return
Young People of
W. C. T. U. Will
The Young People’s Branch of
the W.C.T.U., will meet Thursday
evening at 8 o’clock in the Hollo
well Bible class room at the First
Baptist church. The branch is
composed of young people whj
are trying to lift moral standards
and inform themselves concerning
existing conditions and promote
The branch is supporting the
18th amendment and endorses the
slogan. “Give us enforcement, not
repeal.” It is sponsoring medal
contests in five places in the coun
ty and will make an early an
nouncement as to the place and
time of these contests.
The members invite all people
between the ages of 16 and 25 to
join them in their meeting Thurs
COAL MINERSTn KEY
STONE STATE OFF JOB
(Continued from page one)
and threatened disputes.”
The ruling in effect supports
the right of national or interna
tional officers of a union to ne
gotiate directly with employers.
In August, seven employes of
the Berkeley’ Mills were discharg
ed under circumstances “leading
them to believe their discharge
was due to union activities,” the
I statement said.
All are members of the United
Textile Workers Union. Attempts
by this agency to intercede for
the men were rebuffed by the mill
owners who insisted on dealing
only with a company employe.
The national labor board inter
vened when the mill was closed by
a strike. The board yesterday rec
ommended the strike he discon
tinued and that employes return
to work. In addition it proposed
that employes be returned with
There is no substitute for
1 newspaper advertising.
In conjunction with the big I
Cleveland county-wide celebra-1
tion to be held on Thursday,
Sept. 14, at Shelby fair grounds, ■
all Blantons and Blanton connec
tion are especially requested to
join this all-day picnic and cele
bration, for the special purpose
of establishing a family tree and
organizing an annual reunion of.
the Blantons of North Carolina.;
All members of the connection;
are requested to bring their fam
ily records, and basket lunch,]
and join in with Cleveland coun
ty in having a big celebration.
South Blue Ridge
Dry Meeting Set
A precinct meeting of the de
forces of South Blue Ridge will
be held at the new M. 10. church
at Upward, Tuesday, Sept- 19, at
8 o’clock p. m. according to an
nouncement made by Chairman
Hilliard Case of the precinct
committee. Speakers for the
meeting have been secured in
Hendersonville and the public is
invited to attend.
Many to College
A large number of former stu
dents of the Kdneyville high
school are returning to college
this fall, and a larger number are
entering college for the first time.
Returning to college are Sam
Freeman, University of North
Carolina; Wm. Trammell. Weaver
College, and Eva Freeman. Eas
tern College fur Women, Oxford,
Students entering college are:
Paul Barnwell, University of Illi
nois; Brownlow Barnwell, W. C.
T C. Cullowhee; Alph Williams,
Wofford College; Earl Freeman,
University of North Carolina;
Lowell Ledbetter, Southern Junior
College; Dan Pryor, W. C. T. C.;
Marie Freeman, W. C. T. C.; Julia
Whitesides. W. C. T. C.; Amelia
Bradley, W. C. T. C., and Mar
garet McLaughlin, W. C. T. C.
COUPLE WED SUNDAY
Melvin Shipman and Miss Nel
lie Summey of Pleasant Hill,
were united in marriage Sunday,
Sept. 10, ai the Little River Bap
tist church by the Rev. W. P.
Holtzclaw. The wedding came as
a surprise and was held at the
close of the preaching service.
The young couple will make their
home w’ith the mother of the
bridegroom, Mrs. W. C. Shipman.
Juniors Add 8
One of the most interesting
meetings of the Junior Order wa?
held last night at Woodman hall.
on Main street, with 40 men pres
ent, and an additional eight men
who received initiation into the .
order. The local lodge is growing
in numbers every week. Much in
terest is being shown on the part
of the members.
J. C. Coston, secretary, report
ed this morning that a goal of 100
members has been set by the time
of the district meeting which will
he held at Black Mountain about
Since the last district meeting
in Hendersonville. April 16, when
the local council had 48 members,
the membership has grown to 84.
PLANS STEEL CONFERENCE
WASHINGTON. Sept. 13 (UP)
President Roosevelt will call in
steel magnates within a short time
in an effort to work out a scale
or prices for steel rails in line
with his program for the rehab
ilitation of railroads and heavy
! Phone 505. Ret. Phone 302-J
i Hotel and Home Appointments
Dr. Bertha W. Branatctter
1 Colonic Irrigation
Ground Floor, 410 N. Main St,
We’ll show you in black
and white, just how much
you can save by buying
your coal supply at pres
ent prices! ...And don’t
forget that quality means
as much as price!
CITY ICE &
the cigarette that’s MILDER
the cigarette that TASTES BETTER
.. »* ' I *'
@ 1933, Liggitt * Mybm Tobacco Co,
Vr#- C. R- McManaway
Ooe 9® Before 12 Noon
' Roman’s Missionary so
iei.- First Baptist church
on Monday for an all
ien of prayer for state
The circles gave the
piR£F programs, the ieaders
CUV<;cd bv a large number
>Vrs. Talks were made
Vision subjects interspersed
’’pavid Mashburn made an
Lf”g' talk on his exper
, among the Cherokee In
,r the reservation, and Mr.
*p on nett also talked in an
lve Way on mission work,
^•■p! solos were rendered
the sessions by Mesdames
e-Steno and Fred Sudduth.
^ N> ah Hollowell presided
•he business session in the
J,on. Circles reports were
and the personal service
»cre also good. A special
-ag was taken for the work.
Henry Stevens dismissed
i prayer. # # .
XE BENNETT SOCIETY
he Belie Bennett society met
Monday afternoon with Mrs.
A Justus at the home of Mrs.
H Justus- Mrs. H. C. Ranson
> in the chair and the usual
ver started the meeting. A
r*. business session was held,
interesting report was heard
r'i Tember. Miss Bessie Jor
. wnoattended the zone meet
t led a double life-»o he
u!d double up on love!
e tired his life all over again
__it's a brand new lau gh in I
W. C. FIELDS in
“The Barber Shop”
STRANGE AS IT SEEMS
ON THE STAGE
at 2:55 - 7:30 - 10:00
Silver Slipper Revue”
ON THE SCREEN #
Mod bye Again”
Don Lanning Bringing His Si Iver Slipper Revue to Carolina!
Don Lanning, popular star |
wherever entertainment is dis
pensed in the South, and his Sil
ver Slipper Revue, which enter
tained thousands of tourists in
Miami last season will be at the
Carolina theatre today at 2:55,
7:30 and 10:00 p. m.
Besides Don himself, he prom
I ises on all new show with a score
of new faces and many all new
feature acts which will be seen
for the first time in the Carolina
Don will be heard in an all new
cycle of witticisms, wisecracks and
song numbers and will present
during the presentation Wells &
Winthrop. who bill themselves as
four feet with a single thought.
They have been featured the past
three seasons with the Fancon and
Another actor of much merit
who is making his first appear
ance here will be Art Stanley, a
youngster who will go far in his
chosen profession and who holds
the unique distinction of making
his first public stage appearance
at the New York Roxey.
Roberta and Anne Sherwood,
two pretty misses termed stylists
in modern entertainment, will be
with the big revue, as will Madie
Davis, another exceptionally clev
e- youngster known as the Star
The Norma Wasser Girls and
with music by Dick Whetstone
and his Silver Serenaders will
round out a program for speed
and talent seldom seen in one
ing at Fletcher last week.
Three lessons were given from
the mission book by Mesdames
Irma Allen, M. L. Jackson and J.
■ N. Brunson. The dismissal prayer
was used. During the social hour
! an iced drink and cookies were
* * *
Circle V of the First M. E.
church met on Monday evening
at the home of Mrs. J. D. Wad
dell with Miss Bessie Allen as
joint hostess. Mrs. Paul Johnson
presided in the absence of Mrs.
Clarence Bishop. Mrs. Mabel
Baughman conducted the devo
tions on Power.
Mrs. Lowe Cauble gave a de
lightful reading appropriate to
the subject. Miss Allen read an
i interesting article. Cake and an
iced drink were served to 15
i members including one new one.
Mrs. T. A. Jackson, Leon Jack
son, Mrs. C. W. Davis and Mr.
and Mrs. M. B McDaniel and
' Ruth of Brevard, returned yes
terday by motor from the exposi
1 tion in Chicago, 111
Miss Mary Lee left on Mon
! day to enter Winthrop college in
Rock Hill. S. C.; Misses Louise
Howe and Inez Lowndes left to
day to resume their studies there.
Miss’Maude Schaffer left yes
terday for Atlanta, Ga., to re
sume her teaching at Washing
Miss Mary Brooks returned
i yesterday from a delightful trip
i to the exposition in Chicago, 111.,
l and other points.
Miss Rilda Mae Hill has re
;turned to W. C. of U. N C. in
Greensboro; she went ahead of
the other girls to attend a coun
cil meeting of the B. S. U.
I Bonner Brownlee left yester
! day to enter Erskine college in
Due West, S. C.J Mr. and Mrs.
0. Y. Brownlee motored there
| with him._
TOO LATE TO CLASSIFY
LOST—White silk hat on Main
I street. Return Times-News^ j
HAVE YOUR CAR GREASED
The 150-Pound Tested Grease
Our station is one of two in Hendersonville
» offering this product for sale
CENTRAL SERVICE STATION
Fifth Avenue West — Phone 9131
I _ _
Donald McDowell has returned
to the University of Kentucky in
Lexington to resume his studies.
Mrs. H. E. Torrance’s sister,
Mi's G. E. Fullerton and son,
Barron, also her friend, # Mrs.
Della Barron, have been visiting
her from Hillsboro, Ga.
INSIST ON BIG NAVY
(Continued from rage one)
the question of continued Japa
nese possession of former Geiman
islands in the South Pacific, given
Japan at the close of the W oriel
war by a League of Nations man
date. . -
Japan has every intention o.
retaining them despite withdrawal
from the league, he reiterated.
“The islands are of great strat
egic value in the defense of the
i empire,” he said. “They are with
i in cruising radius of Japan for
bombing planes. If they fell into
hostile hands they would be a
direct menace to our safety.
“That is why we call them our
naval lifeline. We do not need
them for aggressive purposes, but
must retain them for our own se
Alarmists’ fears that Japan
could utilize the mandate islands
as a base for an attack on the
American territory of Hawaii were
Osumi pointed out that Hawaii
is 2,000 miles distant from the
Caroline and Marshall Islands, the
two groups in the mandated claim.
In justifying Japan’s decision
to demand a stronger navy, the
minister recalled that C laude
Swanson. American secretary of,
state said that the American
navy’ must be of sufficient
strength to defend the United
States and its island possessions
Swanson, Osumi recalled, said
the American navy must be the
first in the world, within treaty
“If that is the case, it does not
clash with the mission of the Jap
anese navy, which must maintain
peace in the Far East and defend
| the empire’s position in the Ori
ent,” Osumi continued.
“The idea of Japan crossing the
Pacific to attack our American
neighbor is entirely alien to our
navy’s mission, which is strictly
“I am positive in the belief
that unless Japan’s existence is
menaced to such an extent that
force is the only methods of de
fense, the world will never find
Japan involved in a war with other
(Continued from page one)
ficer, continued to Sept. 18.
Dovie Sizemore. disorderly (
By virtue of the power of sale
and authority vested in me as Ex
ecutor of the last wills and testa
ments of Lavinia M. Mortimer,
Mary C. Brown, and Henrietta E.
Brown, of the City of Charleston,
State of South Carolina, author
izing and empowering the under
signed Executor to sell or _ other
wise dispose of the hereinafter
described property at public auc
tion or otherwise, notice is here
by given that I will, on the 20th
day of September, 1933, offer to
sell in front of the Courthouse '
door in Henderson County, North j
Carolina, at 11 o’clock A. M., all ■
the undivided interest of the said 1
Lavinia M. Mortimer, Mary C.,
Brown, and Henrietta E. Brown
in and to the property now occu
pied by I. B. Brown and others
on Fleming Street in the City of
Hendersonville, County of Hen
derson. State of North Carolina.
I. B. BROWN, Executor.
house continued to Sept. 25.
A. ’G. Justice, assault, con
tinued to Sept. 18.
Herman Hawkins, Jr., violating
the prohibition law; original sus
pended judgment not complied
with and defendant sentenced to
serve 60 days.
George Pryman, assault, capias
isused and case continued.
Willie Green, assault, state
takes a nol pros.
J. R. Barbour, citation for con
tempt; case dismissed.
William Case, carrying a con
cealed weapon; 30 days.
Elmer Rhodes, assault; 30 days.
FINANCES IS SEEN
(Continued from page one)
currency would be inflated.
During Woodin’s absence,
treasury officials made substanti
al progress toward reopening
banks closed by the March holi
day and organizing the machin
ery for insurance of bank de
Comptroller of Currency J. F. I
T. O’Connor predicted yesterday
that less than a quarter billion
dollars of deposits will be tied
up in national banks that have
failed to open when the treas
ury completes its bank opening
MISERY AND HUNGER
STALK INLAND CUBA
(Continued from page 1.)
they pleased. Most of them car
ried side-arms, but on leaving
left them in the hotel. The sol
diers outside searched only ve
hicles for rifles and machine
guns, but did not molest the of
ficers. How long this deadlock
can last remained an anxious
query in government quarters.
It was feai’ed the officers
might seek political support and
inspire a counter-rebellion—but
no move to break up their ses
sions was made but the author
ities, who so far apparently felt
it best to let them talk it out.
As long as they commit no
overt act they will not be ar-J
rested, it was indicated. The of- (
ficers themselves insisted they,
had no intention of starting trou
ble with the troops. They were
too badly outnumbered, the armyj
mustering upwards of 10.000
A sailor, described as a desert
er, brought into the National ho
tel by members of the ABC po
litical organization, declared the
i homes of Lieut. Ross Fernandez
and Capt. Guillermo Martull had
been looted and money and pro
Officers arriving from the
provinces reported starvation and
misery in the interior. Observ
ers pointed out, however, their
reports might be exaggerated, in
asmuch as they are prejudiced
against the new regime.
Col. Horacio Ferrer, one of the
i leaders in the officers’ opposi
tion, denounced the new govern
“The government, which is its
self a prisoner of the students,
governs only with the city limits
of Havana/ In the rest of the
country, anarchy reigns.”
SENT TO SANTIAGO
WASHINGTON, Sept. 13 (UP)
The destroyer Sturtevant. which
has been anchored in Santiago
harbor, was relieved Tuesday by
the destroyer J. Fred Talbott, bu:
aside from that the navy and state
departments were without infor
mation today on affairs there,
where, according to Havana re
Lports, Americans from Santiago
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