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MAEEIAQKB PAkTttJ
SOCIAL ACTIVITY
IN HEAVEN. .
I think perhaps I shall go wtatfuUy
Along the streets of gold.
Remembering how earth, too, onoe
wee fair
And dearly loved of okL
The pearly gates may shine reepleo
dently.
Fair to my wondering eyes.
But they can never bar the memory
Os earthly, sunset skies.
And I shall never be content with all
The glories that may be.
If there is not. beside the jaaper wall
One flowering dogwood Arse.
With all the music of the heavenly
spheres
Upon my senses ringing.
Something will lack if I «h t n no _
where hear
A robin singing.
Amid the scent of frankincense and
myirh,
My thoughts will turn again
To blooming orchards, apple, plum
and pear—
To lilacs In the rain.
Roaelte Mercier Montgomery in
N. T. Times.
Frem New York
Mrs. P H. Thomas is back at her
home on Chestnut street ffrom a visit
;o New York.
Visiting Part»its Here
M.sa Martha Gooch, of New York
heme visiting her parents. Mr. and
Mrs. L. R. Gooch.
Visits Uncle Here.
Mias Nannie Smith, of Farmville.
is visiting her uncle. P. E. Clements, ~
cn Buiwell avenqe.
Krturu from Franklin ton.
Miss Effie Louise Flannagan and
Miss Ann Peace have returned from
a visit to friends in Franklinton.
Week-End in Chapel Hill.
Henry and James Lassing are spend
ir.g the week-end with their aunt.
Miss Mary Huffman, in Chapel Hill
Here On Vacation
Mias Annie Thomas is home from
New York visiting her mother, Mrs.
P H Thomas, while on her vacation
Guesta of Mlaa Pence.
Miss Gene Rose, of Chapel Hill
and Miss Ruth Cromartin, of Eliza
beihtown. are the guests of Miss Cloe;
Peace for the week-end.
From Flaking Trip
T B Rose. Jr.. P. H. Rose. C. O
Seifert. T. W. McCracken and E. G
Gienn have just returned from a fista
.r.g trip to Ocracoke where they re
ported large catches and a good tr ; p.
T® Maryland Sommer School
Miss Helen Mustlan. of Middleburg
and Miss Mabel Welch, of Charlotte
•est today for College Park, Md.,
where they will attend summer school
at the University of Maryland.
Guests at Warren ton Party.
Lieut and Mrs. C. B. Sturges. Majoi
and Mrs. J. C. Cooper and Captair
and Mrs. T. S. Klttrell were guest;
of Captain and Mrs. Claude Bower;
in Warrenton last night at a party
given by the Bowers.
Arrives from Shanghai.
G. W Macon. Jr., arrived Wednes
day from Seattle, Washington, when
h® landed on his return from Shang
hai. where he has been for the pas'
eighteen months. It was learned to
day that he Is quite ill at the homr
of his parents In the Epsom com
munity.
Mrs. D. J. Cooper
. Bridge Hostess
Mrs. P. J. Cooper was the delight
ful hostess to the members of hei
bridge club at her home in the Davi?
apartments Friday morning at 11
o'clock.
The members <p)aying Were Mrs.
D J. Cooper. Miss Elizabeth Cooper.
Miss Mary Young Hunt. Miss Mary
Hall. Miss Mittie Crudup, Miss Maria
Parham. Miss Annie Herbert Lamb.
M iss Rutb Buchan, Miss Betsy Coop
er Miss Rebecca Watkins Mrs. Cleve
land Moore and Mrs. H. H. Bass.
Mrs. Cooper had as her guests Mrs.
W. H. Furman. Miss Mishew Crudup
ar.d Mrs. D. Boyd Kimball, Jr.
A delicious salaid course was served
the members and guests by the
hostess.
the BIGGEST
SODA In TOWN
Here is a "wfealt at aa k*
cream soda” that’s right m. Use
with present day prices.
And tt is so cooil So food) Jj
Made just the nay you like it. SI
Rich, smooth, delicious. SI
YouH lore the choc*
olate syrup that is
used st Retail Drug y/. k«l
Store sods fountains.
Try it today I S -f it HiL'
ASK FOR
JUMBO ®
See It In Our Window
Parker's
Drug Store
The Eexfcll Store
SOCIETY NEWS
■ETTA KETT
ITTunn'l Vic hadn’t seen C T rm i Army Scores Again ... By PAUL ROBINSON
OR HEARD ™ —•-Tl t USI K 6t A H I NOTAOVWS/ I HA* A OMfe 4 111
EJ AT lUS PROM.TOO 'I iic IS ABOUT AN HOUR ■ 1 PAL TAKS ■ LiIU HCB AMT 1 APT
r'V ~ = t' ..... ,n.
Guest of Mm. Gooch.
Miss Annie Page is the guest of
Mrs. L R. Gooch on West Garnett
street.
From Trip To Canada
Mr. and Mrs. P. w. Rowland, Mra
E. H. Thomas and little grand
daughter, Ruth Goodrich Thomas,
have returned from a trip to Buffalo,
N. Y.. Niagara FaUs and Toronto!
Canada. They were accompanied on
the trip by Mrs. J. H. Rankin, who
continued on to Detroit to visit her
son.
Announcement of
Engagement Made
Goldsboro, June 18.—The engage
ment of Miss Mae Strickland and
-aude Gray, of Kinston, was an
nounced Tuesday night at a picnic
supper of teachers and officers of the
Junior department of the First Bap
ist Sunday school held at Herman
jark. Miss Strickland is one of the
eachers in the department, and so
juite appropriately the announcement
was made first to this group. The
wedding is to take place the latter
jart of June .
Miss Strickland is the daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. A. U. Strickland, of
3unn. near Louisburg. She has been
bookkeeper and cashier for a local
department store for the past two and
i half years.
The announcement was made by
Mary Alice,” the old fire engine
ibout which has grown up many tra
litions. and now a part in romance
has been added to her past. At the
upper table the word was given that
•Mary Alice” was concealing a secret.
\ search revealed a note which told
he happy news.
After the announcement, Irby Jack
ion. of Wake Forest College, guest of
A. V. Washburn, Jr., made a talk and
L. L. Hallman presented to the bride
wo rings, one an "engagement'' ring
ind the other a "wedding" ring, with
.Teat ceremony and pretty speeches.
Between 40 and 50 teachers, offi
cers, and visitors were present for
the picnic supper.
Williamsboro News
By MISS KATE T. BULLOCK.
Friends of Mrs. Ben Norwood are
slad to hear she is improving after
in operation for appendicitis in Maria
Parham hospital Sunday night.
Misses Kate, Mary Ann and John,
Jr. Bullock spent Thursday afternoofe
with Mrs. R. O. Reavis.
J. L. Wilson had the misfortune to
have his store robbed Friday night
he extent of the loss had not been
■stimated.
Miss Gertrude Tucker is spending
he week with her aunt, Mrs. E. W.
Overby at Gillburg.
Mrs. J. S. Norwood spent Saturday
night and Sunday with her daughter
Mrs. C. S. O'Brien, near Stovall.
Mrs. J. E. Boyd. Mrs. N. D. Boyd,
Misses Judith- Mary Alice, Sarah,
Panthea Frances and Walter Boyd of
Townsville and Miss Alice White of
Drewry, visited at Montpelier Thurs
day night.
Mr. and Mrs. Dav? Spain of Black
stone. Virginia and Mrs. Henry Sat
terwhite of Palmer Springs. Virginia
andvisited Mr. ant Mrs. S. D. Knott
Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Bennie H'cks of Vic
toria. Viiginia visited Other Hicks and
family this post week-end.
Mrs. Tom E'. am t:> oc a visit to
her daughter. Mr i. Jim Claiborne of
Finchley, Virginia.
Mrs. Nonie Norwood visited S. D.
Kno»t Sunday night.
M> ;. J. D. Seward, M<«-. Sarah and
Albert Seward of Surry, Va, spent
Saturday night and Sunday with
Mrs. Sewards brother F. J Bell.
Mrs. N. D. Boyd and daughters,
Saiah and Panthea are spending this
week with John Bullock.
Misses Belle Thomas, aKte, Miry
Ann, and John Bullock, Jr., spent
WetJnesda.v with Mrs. J. H. Bullock at
Drewry.
Mr. and Mrs. B. B. Ross and daugh
ters. Sophie Jane, and Frances L>ou
and Jane Spencer Gardner of Wash
ington. N. C., and Mr. and Mrs. L. S.
O'Brien and son, John, of Kittrell,
visited Mr. and Mrs. C. C. O'Brien
Sunday afternoon.
Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Rice. Mrs. F. A.
Tippett and daughter, Edith, visited
S. D. Knott Tuesday.
Misses Judith and Mary Alice Boyd
spent last week with their uncle, John
Bullock.
Mrs. J. L. Shanks and son. Robert,
Misses Florence Woody, Alma Green
and niece Mary Ann. visited at Mont
pelier Sunday afternoon and St. John s
church. e
Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Tucker visited
friends at Gillburg Sunday afternoon.
Friends of S. D. Knott are sorry to
learn he is quite sick again.
Mr. and Mrs. S. E. Wilson and
daughters, < Margaret- Frances and
Bertha, took supper with Mrs. Jack
Claiborne of Henderson Wednesday
night. " J
HENDERSON. TN. C..T DAILY DISPATCH, SATURDAY, JUNE 18, 1582 »
TELZPHOKZ no i : houbs » a. h. to u noon
In Royal Bethrothal
'I . ‘
-a xv*
A romance which began when the royal pair attended a weddin» M
n above). The young coupu- are second cousins and the Prince is in
Hirect line for the crown, his father being heir aDDarent
MmlA Story of Mystery and Love in The South Seas^^Bi
chapter rr
-IN THE MEANTIME grandfather
went to Papeete and sold his old
Kbooacr which he had picked up
somewhere around here.” Pauo con
tinued.
"Was that the first time he bad
been to Papeete?” Tom asked.
"As far as 1 ever knew, it was."
Che girl replied. “At least it was on
that trip that be learned the facts'
•bout tbe arrival and death of the
mate. Van Syke."
"Which, of course, confirmed his
belief that his own father had spent
hie last days on Tarea.” 1 offered.
“Yes. That is what he always be
lieved," she told us. "Anyway he
•old the schooner in (Papeete and
:aught a liner fbr Australia, where
be bad the Sequoia built.''
“That Is a grand schooner," Tom
declared. "She has some of the finest
lines I have ever seen on a boat of
her type, and she seems to be is
sound as a nut."
Pauo smiled: “She was the finest
i 03-footer that “ver slid down tbe
ways of one of the biggest Austra
lian shipyards up to that time." she
replied. "She Is solid mahogany from
tier forefoot to her rudder. Grand
father never seemed to do things by
halves."
"She looks like a good 'dirty
weather' boat,” Tom announced.
"If you would call riding out more
than a dozen hurricanes in the open
see during those years, she'll fill that
Sill," I’auo declared. She looked qutz
ically at Tom: "You never saw a
hurricane as we get them down here
did you?”
“Not yet."
“Wait until the wind begins
screaming up between 80 and 100
miles an hour," Pauo stated with
knowing emphasis. "It is an educa
tion."
"What happened after he got the
boat built?" 1 wanted to know.
“He sailed her back to Papeete In
time to meet the newlyweds." she
Hiid. "At that time dad and grand
father hadn't met for nearly eight
years. They all came home here and
•gttled down."
"And then?” I raised by eyebrows.
"Bloody old Tarea ‘got them.'"
Pauo said quietly.
T think wa all sat up at that 1
know my nerve* Jerked. It was the
way she had said it She said slowly:
"First It was my great-grand
father. Then it took my grandfather,
•nd next bis wife, my grandmother.
My own mother was taken next, and
finally my dad. It is the curse of
Nu. that ugly old stone god that sits
staring blindly, up in the ancient
temple high in that left peak.
"It has followed nay family for al
most a century with b chain of vio
lent deaths. Visiting the iniquities of
my great-grandfather on the Whit
ney line, generation after genera
tion. If I can't do something to break
that curse—l too am doomed!"
Suddenly Larry sat up: "Non
sense!" ha snapped, sharply.
For a second or two I thought
Pauo might be going to hit him. I
law again that flash of fury in her
eyaa She got rout rot of aerselt It
was a full miu’ute before she spoke:
“Larry," aha said quietly, slowly
—too siowly I thought—" You have
aOt lived In these Islands long
enough to know what you axe talk
ing about. There are tmngs that hap
pen here that can’t be explained by
science. There la no logical reason.
But they HAPPEN! I have lived
here all my life. I KNOW!"
"You sure you are not a bit super
stitious?" Holmes said lightly.
"Wouldn't you admit being just a
little superstitious?" He was banter
ing. Saw he wa* in a bad spot and
was trying to josh and kid her out
of it.
"Call it by any name you like," she
told him softly, "but I have seen too
many things happen not to be con
vinced of what I have seen with my
own eyes. When certain occurrences
are always followed by the same re
sult. you come to believe. Reason
from cause to effect-"
"Personally I am running way be
hind schedule on this sleeping busi
ness." 1 announced firmly. Tomorrow
la another day. This sextette has
work to do —a mystery to solve—”
"It's a heck of a note to have to
spend about one-third of your life
in bed." Pilly grumbled. By the time
1 am 60 l'U have spent !Q years
asleep—“
“I can think of a smart crack at
this point," 1 retorted, "but In the
Interests of peace and harmony. I'll
refrain from making it.”
i didn't realize how fagged I was
until I stood up and started for the
room.
1 remember lying there In the
warm darkness and hearing the foot
falls of the sentry as he passed the
window making his rounds of the
building. It was a comfortable sound.
I wondered where Livingston—hard,
courteous. Impassive, determined.
Livingston might be.
Hud 1 been gifted with the ability
to look Into the future, uiy rest
might not have been so peaceful. But
life Is made up of unborn tomorrows
and dead yesterdays the present
only I* ours. Better so. probably, it
makes existence more interesting.
It was late when I opened by eyes.
1 knew by the light in the room that
the sun was high. The living room
was empty as 1 went through lb a
bathing suit headed for the lagoon.
I found the others sunning them
selves down in front of the boat
house. Tom and tarry had the shoul
der straps of their suits down and
were lying In the sun painting on a
little more of that ever deepening
coat of tan.
1 waved in greeting as 1 raced
along the pfer and leaped over In a
running dive. Cool water roared past
my ears and Imparted a delightfully
exhilarating shock to my body. That
pepping up was welcome, for I had
stili been a bit slumber-fogged, from
too sound sleep.
The impetus of tbe dive died and
I popped to the surface, threw the
hair from my eyes, and lit out for
the boat house In a fast crawl. I
was breathing bard as I pulled my
self from the water and joined the
others. But my head was clear.
“Hurry up and get your tan
ning.’ " Pauo directed. "As soon as
we breakfast and change we are
going to burn a little of that pre
cious gasoline "
“Yes?" I said pulling down the
shoulder straps and lying face down.
"We are all going over and have a
look at Tares-" she said.
I turned my head sideways and
looks*. a* ban Share Was • taowray
.. . . A i _ .
Middleburg News]
By MBS. J. R. CARROLL
Misses Panthea and Sara Rpyd at
tended the commencement exercises at
Park View Hospital in Rocky Mount
last Friday with Mr. and Mrs. Henry
M. Burwell, Miss Elizabeth Burwell
of Townsville and Mr. Billy Burwell
of Durham when Miss Sara A. Bur
well graduated from that institution.
The Rev. DeFoe Wagner, of War
renton, preached in the Heavenly Rest
Episcopal church Sunday afternoon
at four o’clock.
Mrs. William Best motored to
Charleston. S. C. on Tuesday with re
latives to visit Herman Fuller of that
city.
Mrs. W. D. Vaughn, Dennis Vau
ghn, Mrs. W. B Tarry, and Mrs.
H. B. Burwell were realtors in Mid
dleburg this week. Mr J. H. Tho
mas has returned to his home after
spending some Ur»e in Maria. Parham
hospital.
CARD OF THANKS
We wish to thank our friends and
neighbors for their kindness and sym
pathy shown during the illness and
death of our beloved mother. Also for
the beautiful f'cral designs.
L. E. Barnes and fenply.
J. M. Barnes and family.
look tn her eyes. T made uo com
ment.
"How long has everybody been
up?” 1 asked.
"Just a few minutes before you
came down.” Larry said. “You
weren't the only one to miss tbe ‘8:15
train’ this morning."
Turning my head 1 looked into tbe
boat bouse and discovered Tino bus
ily polishing bright work on the gas
boats.
“Who let Tino out?" I asked Tom
softly. Tom was lying next me. He
turned his head.
"After you turned in last night
we remembered be was still locked
up. Pakai wanted to get into .er
room. We brought Mm down and
Pauo and the rest of us took turns
scolding him. He'll behave himself
from here out. lltato was teaching
him radio. Had him where he could
copy 15 words a minute, and they
wanted to take him along for a re
lief operator—"
“What did you find out about Ha
via ?"
"Tino said he accidentally'came in
just as they were leaving and Liv
ingston ordered him taken along to
prevent any alarm being given.”
“Shanghaied him?"
“Yea”
“How come Pauo lldn’t know
that?”
“They had gone on out with her
w lien it happened, and she didn’t
are 1C Livingston put a revolver
ugoinnt Hoila'* head and they
gagged him. and marched him with
them."
“t 'oiildn’t Pauo nee that he wasn't
going willingly?"
"Patio said it was dark when they
made the run to Livingston*
schooner. All she knew was that
he didn't have anything lo say."
“Where waa he when we staged
the raid?" I asked.
"They sent him ashore with the
rest of the crew on Ootnoa,” Tom
said.
"He's loyal to Pauo, then?"
“Seems that way. Hut they have
him and be can’t get away. There
Ie a lot of water around here and one
doesn't simply walk away fnem a
bo*C” Tom enlightened me with a
gvm.
Tioo’a had enough, you think?"
"He waa down on his knees shed-
tears alt.over Pauo last pight,
begging to be forgiven. That young
punk ha* bad all the adventure he
wants for a while. He’ll behave him
self now!"
1 asked: “He understands about
keeping those steel sea-doors closed
after sundown?" Then added
thoughtfully: “This boat house is a
strategic position, and we can’t af
ford to have anything happen to th«
transportation.”
"I understand," Tom said. "But It
Is perfectly safe. Rest easy oh lhat
score. We can bank on Tinb now."
Shortly we went up to the palace,
changed, breakfasted and came bpek
to the pier. The Flash. Psuo’s spaed
boat, lay along side moving gently
with the motion of tbe sea.
1 raised my eye* from the sweat,
fast line* of tbe glistening craft,
and looked over that dozen miles
of tbe South Pacific to where thorn
grim twin spires of Tarea towered.
I wondered what we should see.
<re &s go&tixvesj ~ . 4
Deep Pink Coat
Bv
Bette Davis, screen player, fa
vors this chic white tennis frock
With which she wears a jersey
coat in deep pink.
June Cotillion
Next Wednesday
Cards have been mailed to members
of the West End Country dub notify
ing them that the annual June Cotil
lion will he held this year in the ball
room of the club on Wednesday, June
22, at 10:30 o'clock, with Whltey
Kaufmann and his Orchestra furnish
ing the music.
Kaufmann's band is well known
here, having played here some years
ago at dances given by the “Owl
Club.”
As usual, this social event is ex
pected to attract a goodly number of
people from this section of the State
and Virginia on next Wednesday
evening.
CHARMING STEVENSON
CAPTIVATING 01 “ T
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PAGE FIVE
Both Major Parlies Face
Revolt If Democrats Fail
In Platform, Is One View
(Oontlnued from Page One.)
believe that he made a mistake, that
he could have resisted the standpat
ters successfully.
Actually the convention appeared to
favor Senator Hi*am Bingham or
Nicholas Murray Butler for president
purely on the wet issue.
But will there be a third party and
if so, will it face economic truths?
The prevailing sentiment here is that
no Republican delegates from purely
Republican states went home dis
couraged. yet with no plan, aside from
that of Nicholas Murray Butler. Os ail
the leaders who attended the con
vention there was nome ready to meet
the economic situations.
The La Folletles and other pro
gressives had no place in the con
vention. Butler is old, he will lead no
revolt.
Republican office-holders in south
ern states, always controlled by the
administration or the old gttard. gave
the administration's steam roller it«
effectiveness In the convention just
ended but the victory may prove ex
pensive.
Cry Has More Than “Beer'’
I tis true that the Republican re
volt occurred over the liquor plank.
It Is true that delegates gave hardly
a thought to anything else. It is true
that some leaders desired a "stronger”
man for vice president because they
see need for powerful anti-red public
figures, but delegates remained calm
on that.
Yet, beneath the cry for beer is an
economic urge to grasp at something
to bring us out of the dumps.
The drys have found the depression
their worst enemy.
In the meantime, the rank and fil®
having tasted near victory in the Re
publican convention on the liquor is
sue, will not be silent on other Is
sues. If the Democratic convention
does not give its delegates any great
er satisfaction, then both major par
ties may suddenly find themselvet
confronted by an unorganized group
much more difficult to fight than a
third party.
De Quincey being asked why there
were more women than men. replied
“It is in conformity wit hthe ar
rangements of nature; we always see
more of heaven than of earth.”
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