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First Section ^ HOLMES COUNTY HERALD — LEXINGTON MISSISSIPPI " ” Thursday, September 19, 1963~
Durant halfback Elmer Keith makes a short gain
before being brought down with a shoestring tdckle by
Panther Jerry Taylor. Moving in to assist on the tackle
were Panthers Bruce Taylor (No. 12) and Ellis Harris
(No. 80). Tchula stopped the drive and ended up with a
7-0 victory over Durant last Friday night at Panther field.
Hugh Clegg, Director of Development at Ole Miss
spoke to Lexington Lions Monday night at their regulai
dinner meeting. At left is Ben Auerbach, program chair
man for the meeting. Staff phot*
SPORTS...
(Continued from front page)
Senators scored their six in
the fourth. Harold Devine was
cited for top play on offense
while the whole Hornet line
was commended for outstand
ing defensive play.
The Hornets started the
scoring early when Harold
Devine scored from 25 yards
out on the first play * of the
game. Devine ran another
' one over, and threw two
touchdown passes, one each
to Shelton Rogers and Waltei
Sullivan, both for forty yards.
Wyche Hooker threw touch
down passes to Shelton Rog
ers and Jerry Fite. The other
Hornet TD came on a five
yard jaunt by Bill Davis. The
lone Carrolton score was a
thriller to say the least. It
came on an eighty-two yard
kickoff return by Bill Me
Neer.
Lexington is host to defend-,
ing champion Vaiden tomor
row night. Coach Earle of the
Hornets reports that those
who see this game will be
seeing probably the two best
defensive teams in the con
ference. Vaiden has given up
only seven points in two
games while the Hornets have
given up 25. Game time is 8
PM at Beall Field.
ST. CLARA 13,
HOLMES AHS 12
The Holmes AHS Bulldogs
opened the 1963 season by
aropping a thriller to St. Cla
ra of Yazoo City, 13 to 12.
Tlie Bulldogs had six ocher
Threats during the game but
•ould not capitolize on any of
them.
The Aggies fumbled three
anres inside the St. Clara
five yard line, dropped two
passes in the end zone, and
was penalized once from the
St. Clara one foot line for
fifteen yards. These mistakes
were credited to inexperience
as only five of last year’s
fourteen mainstays returned
this season.
Both Bulldogs scores were
made by.Allen Vandiver. The
first one came in the second
ujri-arter On a forty-five yard
pass play froiW Jack Burred
co Vandiver. Vandiver ran it
aver from ei’gtit'yards out in
the third quarter for the oth
er Goodman TD. The longest
run of the night for the Ag
gies came on a 25 yard jaunt
by Nolan McKie.
Top men for the night for
Goodman were Vandiver. Bu
rrell, Bobby Wilson, and Paul
Wilson on offense, and Fred
Branch. Wilson, Abies, and
Wayne Dickerson defensively.
Holmes travels to Flora
tomorrow night to meet ?
team that is unbeaten and un
scored on. They have victo
ries of 14-0 and 21-0.
NORTHWEST 12, HOLMES 7
Holmes Junior's Bulldogs
lost a heart-breaker to North
west last Thursdav bv a score
of 12 to 7. The Bulldogs scor
ed first in the first quarter
but the Rangers came back
to score twelve in the second.
.Neither team could score in
the second half.
Holmes started the scoring
in the first quarter when tac
kle Paul Swindoll recovered
a Payne Spence fumble in the
end zone. The TD capped a
52 yard drive. Swindoll kick
ed the extra point. The Bull
dogs threatened again in the
third quarter when they mar
ched 57 yards to the North
west three, but lost the ball
on downs.
Both Ranger TD’s came on
thirty yard pass plays from
Pobby Williams to Kenny
Goodwin and Williams to
Dwight Robinson. Both extr;
point attempts failed. North
west drove 42 yards to the
Holmes six in the third quar
ter but lost the ball on downs
The longest run of the night
for Holmes came on a 26 yd
run in the third quarter by
Quarterback Roger Bynum.
Outstanding for Holmes were
Bobby Marascalco, Pa u 1
Swindol, Tommy Butler, and
Emmett Sylvester.
The passing was the major
Inference as the Rangers
ompleted eight of sixteen for
Hu yards, while Holiner. corn
dated only three of ten, ah
>f them coming on the last
three plays of the game. The
Bulldogs gained only 43 yards
by air. Northwest topped Hol
mes on first downs 16 to in.
Holmes plays host to the al
v vs tough Hinds Junior to
night at 8 PM on Branch
F eld. Spectators will also be
able to see the famed Hinds
rR-Stenpers perform.
OTHER SCORES:
Mid-State Conference:
McAdams 33, Ethel 0.
Maiden 6, Independence 0.
'>!>tr;p Delta Conference:
shaw 26. Inverness 0.
Shelbtf 37#, Ispla 0. ,
inn 20, Glbn Allan 7.
Moorhead 28, Riverside 6.
CONFERENCE STANDINGS:
Mid-State W L T
Ackerman 10 0
McAdams 1 0 1
Durant 0 0 1
Lexington 1, 1 0
yawttil) * .. , . a -,6, e
Ethel ' " () ’ \ 0
No. CarrpJton . ' ii ] 0
Central Deiiii W I, T
Tchtila,. - :V , 10 0
Moorhead.,'.;;; ‘, o- w, , J ,.0 0
CTeiV Alldh 110
Linn IIP
Inverness 000
Riverside 0 10
Isola 0 1 0
Tchula Library
Board meets
The Tchula Library Board
met in the Town hall on Sept,
ember 13th, with Mr. E. J.
Hines, Jr. Chairman of the
Board, presiding.
The Tchula Library is con
veniently located and is open
every day from 9-11:30 A. M.
and 1:30-5 P. M. except on
Thursday, on which day the
Library is closed
Mr. Hines said, "A Library
is a landmark of civilization
Visit it often. Your every re
ading need will be met. Mrs.
Turner, our capable Librarian
is glad to secure for you any
hook that you might request
It is our desire to give to
the public, prompt and effic
ient service."
Other members of the board
are Mrs, W. M. Henry, Mrs.
N. B. Parrish, Jr., W. J. Penn
and Maury Shurlds.
Mrs. J. H. Bowie
is hostess to
Garden Club
The Lexington Garden Club
held its regular monthly
meeting Tuesday, September
10, 1963 in the home of Mrs.
J. H. Bowie. The afternoon
program was on roses, the
theme being “Beauty is a
Rose.” Beautiful rose ar
rangements were featured
throughout the party rooms.
Twenty five members were
present and five guests who
were: Mrs. Crawford Ray,
Mrs. Hardin Ervin and Mrs.
Emmett Reese of Lexington.
Mrs. Clyde Cade and Mrs. M.
S. Rogers of West.
The new members were
welcomed by the president/
Mrs. Bowie.
New members for this year
:-re Mrs. John Weathers oy,
Mrs. Fred Powers, Mrs.
Frank Jones, Mrs. Sonny
Russell and Mrs. O. D. Smith.
After a short business meet
ing, Mrs. Hardin Ervin, fea
tured speaker for the meet-;
ing, presented a most, inter-,
esting and informative talk
on the basic principles of
growing roses. She illustrat
ed her talk with beautiful
rose specimans from her own
garden.
Members and guests were
invited into the dinning room
for refreshments. The tea
table was covered with a
white cut work linen cloth
from which icy lime punch,
dainty sandwiches, cheese
straws and mints were serv
ed.
The pink and green color
scheme in the dining room
was accented by miniature
pink danlias encircling the
punch bowl, also an arrange
ment of Helen Traubel roses
and a design of Tiffany roses.
At points of vantage in the
living room were additional
lovely arrangements of roses.
They were an asymetrical ar
rangement of red Chrysler
hoses in. an antique. biSass
lamp, acolorful 4 display
tropic ana roses in a black
container, a vertical arrange
> ment of the rose Her f^flyah
Highhess in a slender ame
thyst crystal vase, and a low
arrangement of the new rose
golden slippers on the coffee
table.
Hostesses were: Mrs. J. H
Bowie, Mrs. J. A. Thornton,
Mrs. P. B. Brumby and Mrs.
M. O. Stark
"Exercise Care"
says Agronomist’
Proper narvesting and gin
ning should preserve the good
malities of Delta cotton, ad
vises George Mullendore, as
sistant agronomist of the Co
operative Extension Service.
This year’s crop should
have the good properties of
uniform lehgc.i, '-strength and
fineness, he said.
“Grouping of trailers at
gins could he the most impor
tant step in maintaining qua
lity of our Delta cotton,” the
agronomist said. Cooperate
with the ginner in doing this.
Inform him if a cotton trailer
contains wet or mixed quali
ty cotton.
Do not pick wet cotton.
Know the moisture content
before picking.
Avoid starting pickers too
early in the morning or pick
ing too late in the evening.
Never dump wet cotton in
with dry cotton. Put cotton
of varying moisture content
in separate trailers.
Dry leaves and trash dump
ed into seed cotton means
more ginning and less quali
ty.”
(Continued from front page)
shown to be up in the South
20 percent in cases.
Prior to Clegg’s speech.
Boy Scout officials carried
cut ceremonies bestowing tht
Eagle Badge on Larry Auer
bach. Scoutmaster Harden
Ervin presented the badge,
and was assisted by Charles
Carson, T. L. Siddon, and Joe
Berman. Other scouts pre
sent for the occasion were
Chuck Carson, Jerry Read,
and Watt Ervin. Read and Er
vin each received their Eagle
award earlier this year.
In And Around
Durant
By Rowe na Hill
Mr. and Mrs. Julian Bishop
;nd boys visited relatives in
Durant on Sunday.
Mrs. William Ferguson and
iaughters of Nashville, Tenn.
md Norman Dickerson of
?batanooga were weekend
/isitors of Mr. and Mrs. Gus
Jickerson and Mrs. Mack
-’erguson.
Mr. and Mrs. Oakes Grice
>f Taylorsville were weekend
quests of Mr. and Mrs. James
Potts.
Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Thom
)son spent Thursday night
.vith Mr. and Mrs. Wheeler
Hawkins.
Mr. and Mrs. Bubba Mc
Bride and children visited in
Breenwood Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Hut
to of Vicksburg were week
end guests of Mr. and Mrs.
Harold Brock.
Mr. and Mrs. Marion Brant
ey of Clinton spent the week
end with his mother, Mrs.
Willie Brantley.
Mr. and Mrs. Bub Conners
and boys of Starkville spent
Sunday with Mr. and Mrs.
John Pearson.
Mrs. Hattie Stannard re
ined home Monday from
4 Yisit with her grandchild
ren in Memphis,
v Mr. and Mrs. Hayes Truitt
tnd 'children of Jackson yi$
ted their. parents in i>urant
>ver the weekend.
Mr. Joe Bdrfell was a
Jackson visitor-last Wedijes
lay.
.Mr. and Mrs. Justin Boz
nan of Baton Rouge visited
Mrs. Gordon Marks over the
weekend.
i Mr. and Mrs. Wilson Fulton
and children of Greenwood
spent the weekend with^ her
parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. R
Blanton.
Mr. Grady Phillips is a pa
tient in the Baptist Hospital
in Jackson.
Mrs. Walter Odom, Mrs.
Paul Odom, Mrs. Jewel
Knight, and Mrs. C. H. Her
ring attended a Seminar for
the W.S.C.S. members in
Greenwood last Wednesday.
;Mr. and Mrs. Frank Ed
wards of Carthage visited Mr.
and Mrs. W. E. Thomas Sun
day.
Mr. and Mrs. C. D. Cle
ments and family of New Or
leans visited Mrs. A. B. Cle
ments over the weekend.
Mr. and Mrs. Dan Wells
and son, Ralph, accompanied
by Mr. and Mrs. Pat Bell of
Jackson, left Monday to vi
sit relatives in Pennsylvania.
Rev. R. E. Wasson attend
ed a joint preachers meeting
for the Greenwood - Cl eve
land district in Greenwood on
Monday.
I Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Phil
lips of Memphis visited Mr.
and Mrs. Paul Phillips over
the we^kf^- •
andfatritiy lllp
M rs.J&fwW wafr £ fn
tfce Mng’s ;
frf. ■
' Mt^ajbrfhai* In
gram and son, ifemes Ed
ward, of MemphMi spent the
weekend with Mr4*| Broze In
gram.
Goodman Reading
Club Meet’s
The Woman’s Readinf Club
of Gooaman had iCs first
mil meeting on Thursday
afternoon, September 1U, witn
Mrs. E. B. Parker as hostess
The Collect and “Americ
an's Creed ’ were botn read
in unison led by Mrs. W. E.
Mallory and Mrs. W. T. Ml
n»aniei respectively. Mrs.
Mallory, substituting for Mrs.
C. A. Hensen, gave a very
impressive meditation entit
i.eu “Worus to live by the next
Twelve Hours . Airs. Biilie
Alontague and Mrs Jack Bru
mby reported on their attend
ing the district cluo institute
in Forest. The most important
thing discussed was tne Co
mmunity improvement Con
test. Ail clubs in the state we
. e urged to enter. The town
luo will continue the same
meal projects as last year,
namely- town library, musa
and essay contest in grammer
school, and cooperate in an
church projects.
Mrs. 6. L. Bobo, substitut
ing for Aliss Margaret Brum
by, gave a short talk on tne
importance of using seat belts
by the questions and answer
method. Mrs. Parker, assist
ed her.
Mrs. Jack Brumby has the
program on “A Visit to Hong
Kong”. She made us feel as
though we had really been
there by telling of the dense
population, the climate, the
way of life, the meny relig
ions, and the various nation
alities. Some people make the
ir homes on rooves of larg*.
houses and eat such food us
poisonous snakes and swall
ow's nest. Mrs. Bobo added to
the program by bringing m
unusual and a beautiful dis
play of fine linens, hani
enbroidered and stitched; al
so artificial fruit, roses, lotus
blossoms, and bird of para
dice; a handmade basket, pul -
se and rattan chair; a drum
made by the natives and oth
er hand carved articles. All
these things were collected by
Captain Carolyn Bobo, Mrs.
Bobo’s daughter, when she
was stationed in Hong Kong
The hostess served refresh
ing mint sherbert with cookies
and salted'nuts.
NOTICE
New Closing m***
Ifcime . Forw»* «o -
MJO -iM); ; : nb‘
Saturday
7:30 P.M.
All Lexington
Barber Shops
Oregon Club
elects officers
The Oregon Community
Club met Monday, Septem
ber 16, to elect new officers
for the coming year. They are
as follows:* President - John
ny Lee Self, Vice-President ■
David Garrison, Secretary ■
Treasurer - Paula Weems,
Reporter - Judy Neal, Devo
tional Leader - Clay Self, Re
creational Leader - Lew Gar
rison and Hugh Fonville, Re
cord Keeping - Jimmy Weems.
After electing officers we
decided on the meeting places
and the kind of demonstra
tions that will be given each
month. A few of these are
gun safety and artificial res
piration.
The meeting closed with re
freshments served by the
adult leader, Mrs. Paul
Weems.
By Judy Neal, Reporter
CARD OF THANKS
I wish to express my sin
cere thanks ar.d deep appre
ciation to all the nurses and
attendants at Holmes County
Community Hospital for their
wonderful care of me, when
I was a recent patient there.
To Dr. Pate for his faith
fulness and to all those fine
friends who sent prayers up,
also lettetttfjgiftf, Oe©rds, flo
wers aria’made visits.-.
Mayi^' bless
irland
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(Continued from front page)
Thurmond’s, Hugh Carl’s,
Gulon’s Supermarket, A. B.
Clehients Chevrolet
A!
3UI
ett£, joe
S*!t!Mr*Jc#*S!SEftraS,
Dry Goods. Estes Appliances,
aco - Service- -Start-n •*
jewelry, Wallet Hardware,
Tip Top Beauty Salon and
Grocery.
is scheduled t
Ro
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Jkiay. IJ.
introduced by Jewel |
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Pickens News
By Mrs. T. K. Daniel
“Pacers” hold meeting
The “Pickens Pacers” 4-H
Club met on Sept. 10 at the
home of Nathan McKie, with
Mr. Tucker, Mrs. Frizell and
the adult leaders, Mrs. Billy
Atkinson, Mrs. J. D. McKie
and Mrs. T. O. Buford.
The meeting was called to
order by Nathan McKie. We
elected our yearly offciers as
follows: Nathan McKie, Pre
sident, Misanne Atkinson,
Vive-President, Pat Slack,
Secretary and Treasurer,
Martha Jo Davis, Reporter.
Sue Ellen Parker, Devotional
leader and Rose Atkinson and
Nan W’hithead as Recreation
al leaders.
The meeting was adjourned
with the Pledge.
Heritage Chib Meets
The Heritage Club met on
Tuesday, September 10, in
the home of Mrs. Billy Atkin
son, with Mrs. Leslie Arnold
and Mrs. WJliiam Owen as
co-hostesses.
After a short business
meeting, the Club welcomed
members of the “As You Like
It” Club and other special
guests to a tea honoring Miss
Carolee Cauthen. Miss Cau
then was introduced by Mrs.
Hilary Davis, Program Chair
man for the afternoon, who
voiced the appreciation *fo$,
ind pride in. Miss Catithon.
who was sponsored by the
Heritage Club in the Miss
Mississippi pageant, and
placed as an alternate.
Carolee is a junior at Bel
haven College and an out
standing voice student.
i
For her program, she gave
the medley which she pre
sented in the pageant, “Love
Is Where You Find It”, and a
selection from “The Music
Man”. She was accompanied
at the piano by Miss Dixie
Slayton.
At the conclusion of the pro-!
gram, members and guests
were invited into the beauti
fully appointed dining codm
where coffee, nuts and cake
were served by the hostess
es. The receiving rooms were
all artistically enhanced by
outstanding flower arrange
ments.
This was a beautiful and in
spiring program to begin the
Club’s fall activities.
Special Offer
Posted
Notice
• < j •
Your Name Placed Under
Against All Hunting, Pishing,
Trespassing, And Loose Stock.
. " .
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Off*.—.IH—:—i 1...— - -
, CliASSIFfEn ADS
FOR SALE
' Wurlitzer anc
best prices, no
nigral,payments, ren
u»I purchase.** Phone GL 3
iaii, The Piano Workshop
Greenwood. Day or night —
109 ‘Lee St. Turn right off W
Washington 5, blocks from tht
.eflore Theatre. 8-1-9t<
, ■ a*-- -
FOR SALE/’ — Three bed
room home and approxim
at^ly^i. .acres of land in the
Co#Wl4fi immunity. Lester
Edwards, Rt. 4. Lexington.
wSRTiALEl New portaoi.
tvpewtit^:! Underwood and
Olympias'. $Q8 to $139, plus
FET> and 'ikies tax. Holmes
CounJ# Hepald-^ »- 9-19-tfc
fo>c siara.*A fr'Conuitioner
equipment. 5-ton fan cooled
condenser with brand new
motor, perfect 5-ton air hand
bng unit. 5 HP electric mot
or. All priced to sell. See at
Holmes County Herald, Lex
ington.
8-28-tfnc
f 4 Used Royal
typewriters. 11-inch and 13
inch carriages. Late models,
guanStrtflaed. Holmes Countv
jHeafiar 9-19-tfc

FOR’’ SALE: Sltghlty used
U. C. Allen electric cash re
gister. Registers to $.*99.99,
totals $9,999.99. New guarun
tee. Save $100. Holmes Coun
ty Herald. 9-19-tfc
HELP WANTED
“AVON IS CALLING” In
your neighborhood through
T. V. Be the Avon Repres
entative in your neighborhood
and turn spare time into mon
ey. Call or write Gertrude
Freeman, Rt 3, Box 33, Wino
na, Miss.
9-192tc
TV SERVICEMAN WANTED.
Must have excellent cred
it, personal and jab referen
ces. Must be capablie of ser
vicing color TV. One of the
highest paying jobs in the
area. Good working condi
tions, paid vacation and
Thursday afternoon off. Ap
ply in person or writ? to
Doty’s Furniture Store, Kos
ciusko, Miss. 9-12-2tc
FOUND — Two young Beag
le dogs. Mrs. Gresham
Grantham. Call 570-R-4.
9-12-2U
GUiOL FOR SALE
1300-acre Cattle Farm near Lexington, lenced, cross
fenced, water from running streams and stock ponds.
Cotton allotment. $25,000.00 to handle, balance by
owner at FOUR percent.
ires* pasture & cropland. ( otton allotment. Good
. Came bottom land. $30 per acre, cash.
200*bcres farm, 05 bottomland. Fenced 1 new ponds,
‘cntlftFI allotment, tenant house. Excellent potential.
T)nly 3 miles from access to highway. $9000.
oo ,v ALLIE POVALL
LEXINGTON, MISS.
s '
Central Miss. Angus Assn.
f) •' ■. ■
11th Production Sale
September 24 - 12:30 p. m.
fcVIKCtfOflHC
FAIRGROUNDS ARENA HIGHWAY 12 EAST
2 KOSCIUSKO, MISS.
fi&od Cows - Most With Calves
40 Bred and Open Heifers
Herd Bulls of National Prominence
20 Bulls - Service Age
For Further Information Contact
George Wade, P. O. Box 390, Kosciusko
FRESH
CATFISH :I Pound 59c
OYSTERS Pint 99c
Boneless Stew Meat Lb. 59c
Minute Steaks_ lb. 89c
Lemons Dozen 29c
SWEET JUICY
P&*s,_3 for 25c
Potatoes10 pounds 39c
dvu i nEJin DcLLc
SLAB BACON Pound 39c
Pork Sausage 3 lbs 89c
Lamb Chops Lb. 59c
SLICED BACON lb 49c
FRESH row
COCONUTS Each 19c
DEMCIOUl
Apples' " 4 Lb. bag 49c
Biscuits 6 cans 49c
FRESH EGGS 3 Dozen 98c
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Alt Meat Bologna 3lbs. $1,00 Catcfetore pound
n
giant sire 59c
MAYONNAISf Quart 19c
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