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j ASSOCIATED AND CENTRAL PRESS SERVICE
COUNTY MEETS ITS
BONDS IN NEW YORK
Funds Are Forwarded From
Loan in Anticipation of
Tax Incomes
$14,992 SUM PAID OFF
Make* Total of Almooi ftS.IW That
Maa Boon R«tirH During Feb
ruary. Part of Which Was
an Hand Already
Nearly $25,000 in principal and in
terest payment were made by Vance
county on debt service obligations dur
in* the month of February, it was re
ported today by G. W. Adams, coun
ty accountant. Some of the money was
available in sinking funds, but some
of it was borrowed on short term
paper in anticipation of tax collec
tions.
The latest payments were forward
to New York banks the last day of
the month to take care of matur
ing obligations March 1. and included
$6,000 principal and $2,767.50 in in
terest on refunding bonds issued
March 1. 1928. a total of $8,767.50. with
an additional $14.42 as service charge
by the bank in handling the funds.
Another maturing obligation os of
March 1 was an item of $4,000 prin
cipal and $2 200 interest on Hender
son school bonds dated Match 1.
1923. and bearing an interest rate of
five percent, with a service charge of
$l5O, or $6,210.50. The two items to
gether amounted to $14,992.42.
Previous payments in February’ in- j
eluded other obligations maturing and
all amounted to $24,755.53. County of
ficials realize that difficulties face
them and do not know when they will
be backed against the wall, but are
grateful that thus far none of the
county's obligations have gone to de
fault in the money centers
THIRD OF DAVIDSON
GRADS SEEK HONORS
Davidson, March 1.- Thirty-three
percent of the 1932 graduating class
of Davidson College have a chance
to graduate with honors at the 96th
commencement of the institution, ac
cording to a list which had been pub
lished by the registrar of Davidson.
Twenty-eight of them have a three
and a half average over 90 percent,
and seven of the 38 will possibly grad
uate with summa cum laude honors,
which requires an average of 95. The
ten men below 90 per cent, which
gives a student cum laude honors,
have a chance to raise their average
during the last semester.
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Announcement
I wish to announce my candidacy for
State Senator from the district compris
ing Vance and Warren Counties.
Unfortunately, from my campaign
standpoint, I am leaving on an unexpect
ed business trip to Europe for several
.weeks.
I am not a politician but of the more im
portant issues, I stand for:
Property Tax Relief
Economy in Public Expenditures
State Support of Constitutional
School Term.
Reduction of Debt
Simplier and More Economical
Ways and Means of Performing
Public Service
Your support will be greatly appreciated.
W. S. CORBITT
MANY RESPONSES AT
CHRISTIAN REVIVAL
Several Pledge Prayers for
Spiritual Uplift; Ser
mon by Pastor
A general response resulted from
the pastor's invitation at the Chris
tian church revival meeting last night
to those “willing to answer God’s call,
pray for the moating and for lost
•jotils. and to render service into the
hearts and lives of the people, to
make it known by coming down and
pledging themselves anew to the
task." The response. according to
Rev. R. A. Whitten, the pastor, who
is doing his own preaching at the
revival, was most gratifying, as a
very large number in the congrega
tion came to take the hand of the
minister. Besides that, several in the
congregation manifested an interest
by the uplifted hand for prayer.
Last night's attendance on the re
vival was believed to be the largest
thus far. Dr. West of Wake Forest
College faculty, delighted the congre
gation with a solo, "Walt Patiently I
for the Lord." He was accompanied at
the piano by Mrs. W. W. Parker. The
singing of the old gospel hymns is a 1
feature of the services, and the music I
is led by Rev. J* B. Reavis Baptist
preacher of this city.
The subject of the sermon this even
ing. as announced, will be. “Seed Time
and Harvest."
The last nigh' “An r'p
po'-iunity for Service," and the text
was from Exodus 3:lt, “And Moses
said untr, Who am I lh.it 1
should .go?”
"Whep God called Moses to lead
Israel out from under Egyptian
bondage," said the preacher, “Moses
thought God had made a mistake.
Forty years before Moses evidently
thought himself prepared for the task.
Forty years, in the school of God had
cffitpged him. How sn>< now in his
own eyes'he becomes. It did not mat
ter so much who Moses was, but who
was his God. God gave hi ma blank
check and told him to draw on him.
God could have delivered Israel by
miracle, spoke to Pharaoh by the
voice of thunder or called legions of
angels to do the work, had He so
chosen; however, God wanted to use
human instrumentality to accomplish
His purpose. All through the Bible we
find that God has employed weak,
frail humanity to proclaim His mes
sage and perform His work. God gave
Moses a divine commission. God
wants to commission us for His work
today. Sometimes it appears that
God’s servants fail. Herod thought,
when John the Baptist was beheaded
that he was banished forever, but his
name is still remembered and his
work continues to live.
“Stephen had only one sermon (on
record), but that message evidently
reached Paul. A layman in London
delivered a message for Christ and
a lad. coming in from the streets to
avoid a snow storm, heard the mes
sage, knelt at the altar and was saved.
That lad was Spurgeon, the great
preacher. Andrew brought Simon
Peter, the great preacher of Pente
cost. The woman of Samaria said
come, sec a man who has told me
all things. Is not this the Christ? God
is calling Christians tfday. He wants
you. He wants me We should fee)
a concern for lost souls. We should
feel it our duty. To fail is no dis
grace. It is the most glorious enter
prise in the world. Mosses did a great
work. To lead one lost soul to Christ
Is greater than what Moses did."
A modern battleship takes some
four years to build.
3ttrrJ)rraim 3 silgStapair^
AROUND TOWN
On*. Marriage License. —One mar
riage license' was Issued yesterday at
the office of the register of deeds, the
certificate going to Percie Lee Jud
kins and Mary Jones, colored.
14 Marriages in February.—ln Feb
ruary 14 marriage licenses were is
sued by the register of deeds, six to
white and eight to colored couples. In
February of last year six ' licenses
were issued to white and 11 to col
ored qouples. In January of year
only six were issued, two to white
and sik to colored couples.
More Realty Deeds.—A slight In
crease *ih real estate activity was
shown in the numtAr of transfer’
deeds filed in February with the re
gister of deeds. The number was 30
for the month, as compared with 28
for January and 46 in February ytat
year.
No Police Court.—There was no ses
sion of police court today, no cases
being docketed for trial.
COROITTSEiNG -
ORDER IN EUROPE
W. S. Corbitt To Sail Last of
Week To Be Gone S»x\
Weeks or More
With prospects he believes to be
very bright for landing a tremendous
order for motor trucks, William S.
Corbitt, vice-president of The Corbitt
Company, motor truck manufacturers
of this city, will sail this week for
Europe to be gone for six weeks or
more. He is hopeful of bringing back
the order, and expects to make num
erous calls on various prospects while
abroad.
Mr. Corbitt will leave today for New
York, and on Friday will take passage
on the Cunard liner Berengaria for
Cherbourg, France, whence he will
make the overland trip on the con
tinent by rail. He will be gone until
the middle or latter part of April, ac
cording to his present plans.
The Corbitt Company last year
landed some very large orders from
the North Carolina State Highway
Commission, and if he is successful in
his present undertaking will get the
largest order for trucks ever to be
given a Southern company, and one
which will run into real money, and
would necessitate the addition of
large numbers of mechanics to the
company’s force here.
Norfolk Marriage
Os Interest Here
The following announcement has
been received in the city:
Mr. and Mrs. James Coffieid War
ren announce the marriage of their
daughter, Alice Harrison, to Mr. Ed
win James Stephens Young. Lieuten
ant (j. g.) United States Navy, on
Thursday, February the twenty fifth
nineteen hundred end thirty-two Nor
folk, Virginia."
Mr. oung is well know n here, having
visited in tlye city a short time ago.
CROSS WORD PUZZLE
ACXUSI.
1 Include
4 Witch
7 Watering place
10 Old world plant
11 Employ
12 Receptacles
14 Peel
15 Utter
16 Proceedings of a
court
17 Walks heavily
19 Seasoned
-1 Historical period
!2 Complete
?3 Frankness
26 Grated
JO Crude metal
81 One indefinitely
12 Engagement
16 Run out without
notice
19 Hurried
10 Bird’s beak
*ll Original document
44 Swords
48 Support
49 Silkworm
51 River In France
52 Shout
53 This Is easily
beaten
54 Buddhist monument
55 Very small
56 Japanese coin
57 Enclosure for
swine
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DR. ROBERT E. ROTH
Dr. Robert E. Roth, world traveler
oifia lecturer, will-make his second ap
pearajioe'in Henderson tomorrow aft
ernoon
iutn ‘of (Cehtral graded school, it was
announced .today.; He will present his
interesting travelogue, “Wonders of
Alaska." Dr. Roth has recently re
turned from an extensive trip through
Alhska and’the Arctice region, where
he has taken thousands of original
photographs, from which he has select
fid'the ones whlcti he will present. The
pictures are exquisitely colored Ife n r
tufal. tints and are then faultlessly
repfoduefid In their wonderful beauty
with special electrical devices which
are. used. During Dr. Roth's stay in
the Arctic he has flirted with death
craning his neck over the seemingly
bottomless chrisms which are to be
seen in this region, wherever he has
gone he has taken photographs, un
usual photographs with unusual sub
jects with which to interest his au
dience upon his return, these photo
graphs have been reproduced into dis
solving views which profusely illus
trate his entertaining and instructive
travelogue. He is also making use of
new principals in projecting.
Many will remember the exquisite
natural colored pictures which Dr. '
Roth showed here last year, this year
he is returning with an even greater
assortment of pictures.
MILK DRIVE BOOSTS
THEFTS IN RALEIGH
Raleigh, March. I.—The Drink-More-
Milk campaign being carried on by
the State Board of Health seems to
be getting such good results here, in
Raleigh that the help of the police
department has been sought. The re
sults are somewhat different from
what was expected or intended by the
State Board of however.
For some reason o rother, thefts of
milk from the porches of homes has
increased so here within the last week
or two that the dairymen have ap
pealed to Chief of Police C. R. Bar
bour to help them find the mis
creants. One dairyman reported today
that his losses have amounted to an
average of about 50 quarts of milk a
week for the last few weeks, while
other dairymen have reported losses
almost as great.
J. Femu*ine OoMie
3 Thought
4 Light-horse trooper
5 Masculine name
6 Spring
7 Burns with hot
liquid
8 Agreement
9 Poker stake
10 Pertinent
13 Morose
18 For
20 Literary scraps
23 Young herring
24 Constellation
25 Snare i<Jjj
27 Pulp of fruit
Answer to Previous Puzzle
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29 Stain
33 Threefold
34 This disappears
when you stand
35 Appears
36 King
37 Meadow
38 Head of *■ abbey
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41 Secret agent
42 Ship’s company
43 Part
45 Tumult
46 See unexpectedly
47 Observe
50 Regret
LAST OE OUTLOOK
MEETINGS IS HELD
Good Attendance Mark*
Gathering* Planned For
Crop* Thi* Year
4 - .... ’ •
<Thc last of a series of 18 "outlook”
meetings for the farmers of the coun
ty was held this afternoon at William
a boro, It was announced by J. W. San
ders, county far magent, who has
been In charge of the conferences.
The purpose of the gatherings has
been to afford opportunity for farm
ers to discuss the crop outlook for
1932 and to plan their plantings for
this year.
Everywhere in the county the at
tendance on the meetings has been
satisfactory and great interest on the
part of the growers has been mani
fested.
At Hicks cross roads Monday after
noon 35 attended a meeting that was
held, and this morning at Henry Long
ihire’a home in the western part of
the county, some 50 attended the ses
sion that held there.' \
| Mr. Sanders expresses laattsfactibn
with the results achieved, and believjes
that the farmers are ndw fkmittiar
with tbs' conditions, and that thfcy
will plan their* work this year ac
cordingly and to their benefit.
W. S. CORBITT IN
RACE FOR SENATE
Outlines Principles For
Which He Will Stand
In Legislature
On the eve of his departure for Eu
rope to be gone si xweeks or more
on a business trip. William S. Corbitt,
vice-preside at of The Corbitt Company
today made formal announcement of |
his candidacy for the State Senate, '
subject to the Democratic primary of
nexi June 4 . He will seek office from
the sixteenth district composed of
Vance and Warren counties.
In outlining briefly his platform, Mr.
Corbtt/t said he would stand for pro
perty tax relief, economy in public
expenditures. State support of 4tie
constitutional school term, reduction
of public debt, and for simpler and
more economical methods of perform
ing the public service.
His announcement is the fin* for
mal entry into the 1932 campe4gn in
this county for the more important of
fices. Several other names have al
ready been mentioned for State Sena
tor, but to date there have been no
other active entries.
While Mr. Corbitt will be out of
the country for the next several
weeks he will get back from Europe
more than a month before the date
of the primary, and is expected to be
very active in the campaign at that
time.
GOVERNMENT GETS
HYDE COUNTY LAND
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Haleigh, March I.—An area aggre
gating 11,778 acres in Hyde county,
North Carolina, is among the land ac
quired by the Federal government dur
ing the fiscal year 1931 as a unit Tn a
system of wild life refuges which is
being developed throughout the coun
try, according to a report received
from the secretary of agriculture by
Director J. W. Harrelson, of the State
Department of Conservation and De
velopment.
A grand total of 111,517 acres have
been acquired by the Federal govern
ment under a program to extend over
several years with a goal of at least
one refuge for every state. Purchases
of leases consummated last year are
located In North Carolina, Florida,
Nebraska, and California.
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history I Choose jM k
ony 3 days
wish—and come ICQMPIITg 1
so the striking
new Hotel Plymouth for o real
vocation I 3 days of fun, interest,
enjoyment—off for $lO complete.
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TUESDAY,- MAR CH *l, 1932
MIBDLEBURG SIGNS
133 INTO GRANGE
Chatter Closes Thursday;
Other Meetings Planned
This Week
Charter members to the number of
133 w*re reported for the Middleburg
chapter of the National Grange at a
meeting last night, an<l it was an
nounced that the charter would be
held open (hrough Thursday of this
week for others who may wish to join,
but the charter will then be closed and
sent ih, it was stated' by Harry B.
Caldwell, Grange organiser, who is in
charge of the work in this county.
W. W. Curtin, master of the Mid- 1
dleburg chapter, presided at the meet
ing Monaay evening. Richard Buchan,
was elected steward to succeed E. L.
Fleming, who" resigned, and Mrs. An
nie Duke was chosen to succeed Mrs.
Joe Mabry, who resigned as lady as
sistant steward C. P. Rogers was
elected gate keeper to succeed J. D.
Mabry, who resigned. All of those
who gave up the offices to which they
had previously been elected found,
they reported, that they would not be
able to attend as regularly as they
would like.
The meeting last night decided to
hold its regular gatherings on Wed
nesday evenings following the second
and fourth Sundays in the month, and
the next one will be on March 16.
Additional Grange meetings in the
county are to be held this week also. {
At Ayoock. where the charter has J
been closed with a membership of 65,
a meeting will be held Wednesday
night At Zeb Vance on Thursday and
Dabney on Friday nights second meet
ings will be held for the purpose of
furthering the organization In local
chapters.
DUKE STUDENTS AT
KENTUCKY MEETING
Durham, March I.—Theological stu
dents from many sections of the
South are attending an inter-seminary
conference at Lexington, Ky., and six
Duke university students have left to
attend the sessions.
"A New Day in the Rural Church”
will be the general discussion for the i
conference. Leading churchmen from <
several states will speak on the pro- i
gram. 1
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W, H. FLEMING, Mgr
BARNES CUD ID
BE INTERRED HERE
Accident Victim
Funeral services win be held w
tomorrow morning H i n o . clfw>
I,Ul * u « “*"'«■ *«e r, ;■*
Mr. and Mrs. L W «
fatally injured | n a „ a ***
wreck near the family's horned i* *
berton Sunday evening Mr n^" 6 ’
Is a native of Henderson and ?**
several sisters living here.' ha *
The little girl’s funeral win h«
the home of one of Mr Bar-,, 8,1
ters. Mrs. Eugene Teiser. on
nut street, in charge of R ev n p
Earnhardt, pastor of the First"m-eT
dist church of this city. Internet
be In Elmwood cemetery
dition to the parents, Ihe htti
is survived by a brother. L W rIJT'
Jr., age 4. Rev. E. L.
of Jarvis Memorial Methodist’cK
in Greenville, is to assist in the fun
eral service. lUn *
Mr. Barnes is manager of the R**
5, 10 and 25 Cent Store in Lu m ** r
ton. and formerly was manager of
company’s Raleigh store before it w «
closed several years ago. Pallbearers
will include some of the members of
the Rose organization, and are a* r,.L
lows: Active. H. M. Leckie Mr £
len, Col. Henty Perry. R, j.
honorary. P. H. Rose. T. B Rose J,'
R. W. Bruin, M. G. Evans, J. S Evan-.
E. C. Powell. E. W. Woolard Stan’
ley Teiser. W. G. Price. D. 8. Bryant
L. D. Stainback, G. W. Knott, W m
Haithcock. J. H. Cheatham! j n
Zollicoffer.
The body was to reach here this aft
ernoon at 3 o’clock by train.
Mr. and Mrs. Barnes were both in
jured in the wreck in Lumbertnn
Sunday evening as were L M. Noble?
assistant manager of the Rose store
in Lumberton. and who were
riding with the Barnes family at the
time. It is understood two other auto
mobiles crashed and the Barne? car
ran into the wreckage. Five were
treated at the Lumberton hospital for
injuries, and another went home after
being treated. Most of those figuring
in the accident were Lumberton peo
ple.
The remarkable Australian system
of intertribal protection of traders and
envoys is probably the moat primitive
surviving relic of the beginning of in
ternational law.

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