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Henderson daily dispatch. (Henderson, N.C.) 1914-1995, June 20, 1932, Image 6

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Judge Walter Small Is
Holding Term Os Court
In Exchange With Grady
permanent Grand Jury Serv
ing at lU Final Term,
And No Charge Is
Delivered Them
Three Homicide Cases And
Two Burglary Defendants
Must Be Disposed Os, As
Well As Number of Minor
Actions; Calendar Taken
Up Immediately
Vance Superior Court was convened
here todav for the June term, facing
one of the fiardeet criminal dockets
tn a long time, with three homicide
cases and two defendants charged
with first degree s urg!ary to be tried.
The actual number of case.* on the
calendar is not so large as id some
other courts, but the natnre of some
of them is such as that a considerable
length of time is expected to dispose
of them and Indications now are that
the entire week will be required to
clear up the business, if even it can
be done then.
Judge Walter L. Small, of Elizabeth
City, is presiding, by virtue of an ex
change with Judge Henry A. Grady.
Clinton, who has travelled this district
for the first half of 1933. Judge Grady
held the January and March sessions
of court.
Since a permanent grand Jury is sit
ting in this court, and has been in
office for the past six months, it was
not necessary that a charge be made
to the grand Jury by the court at the
opening .and as soon as the pre
liminaries were dispensed with, in
cluding the calling of the calendar.
Solicitor R. Hunt Parker, who is pro
secuting the docket'ror the State, be
gan calling cases for trial. He was
well into the calendar by the noon
In addition to the burglary and
homicide cases, there are a number
of minor actions to be tried, includ
ing breaking and entering charges. A
large number of prisoners were in
Jail awaiting trial, and these were to
be gotten out of the way as rapidly
as possible.
White Couple LJcenied.—A marriage
license to a white couple was an
nounced at the office of the register
of deeds today. The certificate went
to Binford Sloan. Jr., of Duplin coun
ty. and Alma Louise Perry, of Vance.
Two Deeds Saturday.—Two real es
tate deeds were filed Saturday with
the register of deeds. J. W. Beck. Jr.,
conveyed to J. P. Zollicoffer, trustee,
certain land north of the city for
$5 and other considerations. Irvine
B Watkins; trustee, sold to C. P.
Robertson a share in 63 1-3 acres of
land in Sandy Creek township for
the consideration of $1,500 .
josephhTreid, 10,
Funeral This Afternoon at South Hen
derson and Interment In Rock
Bridge Cemetery
Joseph Hilliard Reid, 10-year-old son
of Mr and Mrs. W. 14. Reid, died at
his parents’ home in South Hender
son Sunday after an illness of about
five weeks. He recently developed
pneumonia- which added complica
tions to his ailment and resulted in
his death. He had been in an invalid
condition several years. He is survived
by four brothers in addition to his
parents He was born in this city and
had lived here all his life. He was a
nephew of Deputy Sheriff J. L. Cash,
a brother of his mother.
Funeral services were held this aft
ernoon at 2 oclock at the home, with
interment in Rock Bridge cemetery.
Rev L. 3. Reavis, pastor of South
Henderson Baptist church, was in
charge of the services.
Funeral Held Tomorrow Afternoon At
Home On Vance Street; Lived
Here 30 Years
Henry Hobgood died at his home
SunctAy afternoon at 6 o'clock on
Vance street. He had been a resident
of this county for thirty years.
Funeral services will be held at the
borne on Vance street Tuesday after
noon at 2 o'clock in charge of his
pastor. Rev. L. B. Reavis, assisted
by Rev. R. A. Whitten, of the First
Christian church.
Durham, June 20.—A series of or
gan recitals during the summer has
been planned at Duke university with
Paul S. Robinson, of the Curtis In
stitute of Music. Philadelphia, at the
console of the Duke chapel organ.
Mr. Robinson has already been
beard in one recital complimentary
to students of the Duke summer
ichoot and the North Carolina pas
ters' school. He is taking the place
at Lawrence Clarke Apgar. newly ap
pointed Duke organist and carillonour
who will return to the university in
■September. Those who have heard Mr.
Robinson have been deeply Impressed
with his performance on the huge
jpuke organ, . - - - -
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The ravages of fire drove W. R.
Hopkins away from his home at
Almcda, Tex., to a nearby water
tower for safety*. He liked the
Concrete tower so well thai he has
converted it into a two-'tory.
house Hopkins says it’s the an-<
jwer to a housewife’s prayer, for
the house contains no corners
Whore dust can collect. Further-'
more. Hopkins lives on what he
grows on the nine acres of land
surrounding the tower Now he’s
» contented bachelor
It is said that t£e Tartars invited a
man to drink by gently pulling his
ear—which illustrates how much
quicker and snappier our civilization
Is today.
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INVITING is the word ... Chesterfield’s
attractive white package is certainly the
proper introduction to the cigarettes inside
it. For it suggests right off... they're pure.
Examine the paper Chesterfields are
rolled in. It's white...and pure. Now
light up... You’ll notice there’s neither
taste nor odor of burning paper. Yoa
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Men In Charge For Coming
Year and Convention
Delegates Named
Members of Henderson Post, No.
60. of the American Legion, are to
meet tonight to select officers 'for
the coming year and to seiect dele
gates to the State convention of the
Legion to be held in Asheville July
17-19. The meeting takes the place
of the regular July meeting, set for
ward two weeks from the first Mon
day in next Month. The post is en
titled to four official delegates to the
State convention.
Officers to be elected will include
a post commander, two vice post com
manders. adjutant, finance officer,
guardianship, sergeant-at-arms, chap
lain. historian, athletics, child wel
fare. Americanism, employment, mem
bor-hip. publicity, service, and nine
members of the executive committee,
with reference to townships in the
county where practical.
No Road SetiHice* Imposed Upon
Trio; Liquor Gases Consume
Most Os Docket
Three cases were on docket before
Mayor Watkins in police court this
morning. Only light fines constituted
the judgments, with no road sen
tences being given.
James Patterson, white, charged
with assault and battery to Helen Pat
terson. had the warrant withdrawn
upon payment of costs.
Fred McFarland. white, facing
xhargee of drunkenness on the streets
of Henderson, entered a plea of guilty
with $1 fine and costs.
Self Potter, white, entered a plea of
guilty, and had judgment suspended
on payment of costs. In answer to
chrages of having intoxicating Itquor
in his possession.
Every woman is born with a master
mind, that is to say, with a mind to
master if she can.
Local C. M. T. C. Men Hear General
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Above is Major General Edward L.
Klngi commanding the United States
Army Fourth Corps Area, consisting ‘
of the State of North Carolina, South
Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, I
Tenntessee," Mladfcsippi and Louisiana, [
who spoke today at die Citizens Mifi- I
tary 'Tmftitag Camp at Fort Bragg, }
near Fayetteville. *- Several young men '
from' this oommunty are enrolled In
the this year. Vance county
sent 'its full quota of young men to
the titaunp 4hfa year. it is understood,
recruiting here being in charge of
C. B.'Sturges, fink lieutenant of Com
pany C, infantry unit here.
General King was born in Bridge
water, Mass., Dec. 5, 1873, from which
place he was appointed* to the United
State* Military Academy at West
Point, N. Y., in 1892: During his
service as a cadet he was captain of
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get the fall flavor of fine ripe tobaccos.
To make sure of purity... every ingredi
ent and every used in making Chest
erfields ... is checked by a staff of scientists.
You always open that clean white package
with confidence. It reminds you of the purity
back of that satisfying taste. And remember,
they’re milder too!
! the Army football team for two suc
cessive years, and is now the- senior
1 officer in th« Army holding that dis
I General King served in the Spanish
I American War, and during the PfaM-
I ippine insurrection received the Dfa
{ JlnetuLsshed Service Cross for his gi eat
1 personal bravery In saving the Use of
a brother officer by disarming a. boa
tile FiHpino.
In 1903 General King was head
coach of the Army football, team at
West Point.
During the World War General
King received the Distinguished Serv
ice Medal for his brilliant services as
chief of staff of the 28th Division in
the Champagne-Marne and Aisna-
Marne Battles, and as leader of the
65th Brigade of the 33rd Division In
. the Somme and Meuse-Argonnd Bat-
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MONDAY, JUNE 20, 1932
further Efforts Being Made
To Get Remainder Os
Them Signed
While some cepositors In the closed
First National Bank are still refus
ing to sign the depositors’ agreement
to leave their money in the bank,
plans for the reorganization are still
going forward In the >hope that these
'could be persuaded U> give their co
It was said recently that the hold
outs were blocking the procedure, and
that if they continued to refuse to
come in on the agreement they would
present the opening of the bank. Just
what progress hss been made recent-'
ly waa not learned definitely today,
but it was hoped that the hold-outs
could be brought in so as not to pre
vent the reopening of the bank. Com
mittees are still endeavoring to per
suade these, depositors to give their
assistahee In this movement.
Durham, June 20. — Anew quarterly,
devoted to the publication of scientific
research in ail branches of modern
psychology bearing on psycho-diag
nostics or a Knowledge of personality,
will be published at Duke university
beginning in September. The new jour
nal, founded by Dr. William Mc-
Dougall, of Duke university, and Dr.
' Robert Saudek, of London, will be
called “Personality."
ties. He was also awarded the CroT*
de Guerre with Pahn and the cross of
the Legio n of Honor by the French
Since the War General King has
; served as Commandant of the Cavalry
School at Fort Riley, Kansas, and of
the Oommand and General Staff
[school at Fort j Leavenworth, Kansas.
In ltol General King received his
appointment a* j’Major General, And
has commanded the Fourth Corps
Area since February 1, 1932.
, St * lc Convention to Be Held
In Greensboro For Two
Greensboro. June 20.~Uons , nd
their womenfolk from approxirnat.lv
two score clubs, representing the y.*
rious sections of North Carolina ar.
I ass , emble in Greensboro next TnJ*
day for a two-day convent,on ,£
10th annual meeting of the 3i„* a
trie, of Lion. .Uo„.l
i-ig all Lions eluus ;n the State
Although the convention win
start until 1.30 o'clock Thursday art
ernoon. registration will begin at 9 ,
m. that day. Business activities th«
' first afternoon will include introodue
tion of new clubs, a memorial services
deceased Lions, reorts of the club sec
retaries, the district governor and th.
district secretary-treasurer.
Club secretaries will discuss th#i,
problems at a breakfast meefin* a , l
o’clock Friday morning and a s , mil ’
breakfast conference of club pre ,.
dents will be held at the same time
At 9.30 a. m. Friday there will be t
general seaslon of the convention win,
the following speakers: Lester Rose
Wilson: James J. Doyle. Charlotte l
C. Robertson. Jr., Wilmington; Ren
E. Bradshaw, Gastonia. Committee re
ports will be submitted, officers for
the new year selected and the next
convention city chosen Friday morn
For Thursday afternoon a golf tour
nament at the Greensboro Country
club Is on the schedule. At 8 oclock
Thursday evening the crowd will »*.
semble at Sedgefield manner for an
informal Dutch supper, folded bv
dßacing. For the ladies there is to be
d theatre party ai 2 30 p. m. Thurs
day, Friday’s recreational and social
activities will embrace golf finals and
swimming at Greensboro Country
club at 3 o’clock; the annual banquet
at 7:30 and the annual ball at 9 JO
in King Cotton hotel .ballroom. The
King Cotton has been designated con
vention headquarters. President Ben
A. Ruffin, Richmond, and Second In
ternational Vice President Roderick
Beddow, Birmingham, are to speak
Attendance, achievement, secretar
ies’ and golf trophies will be awarded

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