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WHITESBURG, LETCHER COUNTY, KENTUCKY, THURSDAY EVENING, APRIL 11, 1946.
.VOLUME NO. 39.
Barkley Opens Up
Snapp May Announce Boone Motor Co.
In Congress Race
Jenkins, Ky., April 10
post War Business
Dr. Hawk, China
40 Years, Dies
Letcher Girls Win
100 Points In
Debate on Housing
Bill In U. S. Senate
Aunt Mary Combs
Dies In Hazard
Plans Complete For
Hazard, Ky., April 7. Aunt
.Mary Combs, widow of the,
T,.-lhere considerable specula
mL. vvoDr, Knn rris rannnfc
xvyAdThe Boone Motor Company,
Washington, April 9
Marion, Va-- , April 6
1ato n V.
John C Hawk, 58, who had
In regad to the black'
TCpntuotv one of Whitesburg's oldest ministration battle to retain men's Athletic Association of u
made preparations to return e,ucto may soon announce
c. oDiie businesses recent- what President Truman calls M, rar o nllarro ninnnnnnn
of the Blackey Road
this month to Chma, where he as a Repubiican candidate for ly increased its personnel from the heart of the housing bill that three girls from Letcher
at her home on h ita which has been discussed
nl il tt h iiT r
spent 40 years as a Methodist ' c
c to six employees some uaa Unnvi tiaiixciiCLl IU UIc f irmibjr nave nun li tinrJ fn. hill at 8:00 P. M. yesterday.
membership by earning 100
and who was seiz- -, tri.t6 Tt , knnwn that he w of the late members of the Senate proper.
uixon received the following
Mrs. Combs was widely
ed by the Japanese at the out- urged to make the race four . .ce naving returned from
The two controversial pro- - p ints or more in athletic ac- known
in this section of Ken Highways the Department of
.vi;& and defense plants-Th- visions call for ceiling prices tivities.
break of the war and repatri- years ago and two years ago,
ated to the United States in but refused to leave his post as
personnel at present con- on existing homes and a 600 Miss Ruth Haynes, the dau- - tucky, and aided her husband
December of 1943, died yester- school superintendent during sists of: S. A. Collins, General million dollar subsidy to spur ghter of Mr. and Mrs. Char- "T
April 8, 1946.
day in tne local l,ee Memorial the critical years of the war. Manager; Wesley Riley, Parts production of scarce building lie Haynes of Sergent, has Hotel.
After operating the original The Hon.
Hospital, after a brief illness. Through his frequent appear- Man and Shop Foreman; Mar- materials.
e rned 500 points, and she is
They were cut out of the bill also president of the associa- hotel for many years, D. Y. County Judge Letcher County
Dr. Hawk, a native of Hol- ances as speaker for Parent-Teach- tin Profit, Chief Mechanic;
built a five story brick hotel Whitesburg, Kentucky
ston Institute in Sullivan
Associations, the Am- Charles Reninger, Mechanic; by a Republican - southern tion. She has qualified for the in 1921 which was destroyed
County, Tenn., returned to this erican Legion, meetings of . rlie Collins, Mechanic; Jack Democrat coalition in the small "P" emblem.
country with his wile and a farmers.
Re: Letcher County
Kiwanis, Rotary, KirkpatrickJ Body Man; and ' house, but later they were put Misses Keva Adams and
exdaughter on the diplomatic
Lester Banks, Bookkeeper.
back by the Senate Bankmg Mary Rebecca Adams, both of Funeral services were held
commencement programs, an
change ship Gripsholm. He teachers' conferences he has The local company also has Committee.
Mayking, have 100 points at the First Baptist Church at Dear Judge Dixon:
2:00 P. M. Sunday with burial
came to Marion last December visited most of the district and a branch office at Jenkins and Now Senate Majority Lead-- I each.
to make his home with his made hosts of friends. Those the force there consists of
In response to your teleer Alben W. Barkley has openThe W. A. A. plans on hav- Baker Combs cemetery on
and daughter, Rev. who know Snapp best realize Eugene Daniels, Manager, and ed debate in the Upper House ing Softball, tennis, badminton,
phone inquiry of this date,
and Mrs. Olin Troy.
Surviving are one son, Estill, please be advised that the
that his aggressiveness, his W:lliam Casteel, Mechanic. by appealing for passage of v lleyball, and various other Hazard,
a daughter, Mrs. Delia blacktopping of the subject
The Boone Motor Company the housing bill with the sports and activities this
throughout experience in leadership, hi
Cody, Lexington; a brother, road via Blackey is scheduled
deals in Chevrolet Cars and measures included.
spring, as well as several parthe Holston Conierence of the ability to stand before people Trucks in Letcher County.
interest them m what he
The appeal came as two lum- ties. Last fall the members Bill Brashear, of Kodak and for early construction and
Methodist Church from
plans are now complete.
ber . industry groups charged painted and outfitted a play- several grand children.
ory and Henry College; served proposes to do, and his sincer-a- s
It is expected that this proof purpose will make him Scout Meeting To Be the administration with using room in the basement of the
pastor of the Anderson ity
Street Methodist Church of a strong contender for the of- - Held Friday Evening the emergency housing pro- girls' dormitory under the di- Eugene Phillips Given ject can be included in our
next construction letting; ad- gram as a political football. rection of Miss Marie Cuthrie, Life Sentence On
Bristol in 1902, and then en- - fice of Representative should
vertisement for bids should be
director of women's physical
University he enter the race.
12, 7:00 P.
SUNDAY SCHOOL DAY
at iashville, where he receivHabitual Criminal Act weeks. within the next two
On Friday evening, April
SET FOR MAY 5TH
ed his D. D. degree.
New Home & Auto
M. (CST), a
12th, at 7:00 P.
Eugene Phillips, a young
Very truly yours,
Surviving are his widow,
From the headquarters of-- !
the interest of Boy
Appliance Business meeting isinplanned to be held ice in Louisville, the Kentucky! Cut In Steeli Produo was sentenced25toyears impris- .
the former Jean Buchanan 'of
H. St. G. T. Carmichael, Jr.
Glade Springs, Va.; two daugh At Whittaker
1st Asst. Chief Highway
onment by Judge R. Monroe'
and all citizens of Letcher Sunday School Association an- - tlon caused
te., Mrs. J. K. baunders, Troy, The Collins Home & Auto County who are interested in nounces that Sunday, May 5,'C0al Strike
Fields after he was found'
York City, and Mrs. Olin
the Scout work are urged to la4b, will be observed as bU- - The strike of 400,000 AFL- of store house breaking'
one son, Dr. John C. Appliance Store recently
ened for business at Whittaker, attend.- The meeting will be inKentucky. Inaugurated 32 United Mine Workers in 25 by a jury this week. The young School Buildings in
Hawk, Jr., Charlottesville, Va.; Ky.
had been convicted and ,
the management of held in the basement of the
coal producing states
three brothers, A. N. Hawk of Mr. under Mrs. Curtis Collins. Presbyterian Church dinner years ago, by the late Dr. Geo. soft withmit. fanfarp intnmov- naa spent iwo terms previous- and
K.itsport, clerk of Sullivan Both
young will be served, sponsored by this Joplin, the observance of second week today as low coal lv to this charge which accord- - Mr. Thurman, Building Sup-an- d
day has become a part of
County Circuit Court, French peopleare Letcher County, Mr. the local civic clubs.
coke stockpiles brought inS to Judge Fields definitely ervisor for the State Depart-deep- er
Hawk, Whitesburg, Ky., and Collins of
The main purpose of the the regular program of the
the class of habit- - ment of Education, was here
only recently having
cuts in steel produc- - Puts hp1
Dr. Carlock H. Hawk, Meth- been discharged from service meeting is to organize the Kentucky Sunday School As- tion.
from Frankfort, Ky., on Fri- ,uai criminals.
sociation. Its purpose is to
odist minister of Florida, and
after several years in the County into a separate Boy focus attention 6n the Sunday!. me Pfevanea mrougnom
tRecently Phillips and two
- sisters, Mrs. N. K. Doan, Army Mrs. Collins has been Scout District so as to secure
coal fields and represent - ntw nriRnTlprs Pari(Vq fr.nm pamed by Miss Potter, County
Kingsport, and Mrs. W.
a field executive to live here Rnhnni orrmfanefeiTi ite
Elbert s teacher in The Neon School and give his full time and ef- nortance in the development" atives of the operators and the the countv iail but were frPe
"u" ,WCiC ."""""s
48 hours Phillips be Deal, Building Supervisor for
of Holston Insti- for years. Prior to entering forts to the promotion of of Christian character, and to
the service Mr. Collins was
encourage the Sunday schools tion of contract negotiations ing caught at his home and the County, spent the day
as sales- Scouting.
also a teacher as well
the other two returned volun looking over the proposed
of the state to participate in in Washington.
Funeral services were held man for the former Whitesbuilding sites for the Whitestarily.
this united effort to increase
at 3:UU o'clock Sunday
burg Gymnasium and the
burg Wholesale Company.
Mrs. Lettie Niece
noon at the First Methodist
Mr. and Mrs. Lenville Combs attendance and enrollment.
JULY 1 IilKELY TO BRING
The new business is located of Raineyville and formerly
Mrs. Lettie Niece, age 95,
Church of Marion.
j Cowan school
in the store building formerly of Whitesburg, announce the Two Neon Youths
passed away at the home of PEAK IN PRODUCTION
other places where
occupied by the late John D. marriage of their daughter,
her daughter, Mrs- Sarah New York, April 3 Despite buildings are needed, school
County to Benefit
Collins, father of Curtis.
Combs of Whitco, Tuesday af- interruptions by major
Miss Mint Combs, to Chief Held for Attacking
Many valuable and useful Warrant officer John G. Dix,
By Money Spent On
Grand Jury Foreman DUC XC11 CU1U couple weeks 11U3 production of consumer goods blue prints for these build-i- s
items are to be found in this Newark, Ohio, now stationed
expected to reach a post- - ings have been prepared
Rural Repair Jobs
and from that time she was war peak by the end of June the buildings will be and
at Fort Knox, Ky., which was This week two Neon
Youths iconfined to her bed
Expenditures totaling more
solemnized at Elizabethtown
new labor disputes structed as soon as materials
than $705,000 will be made in Mountain Folk
on Sunday, March 31st. The are uexug iieiu in me .wniiegin life she
burg jail under indictment for Early county as came to iorce widespread shutdowns, a are available.
few years by home
bride was attired in a light
tne bride oi; survey by the National Con- - Under the Civil Production
owners on farms and in small' restivai
blue dress, with navy access- attacking the foreman of the tne late Unas JNiece, and she. ference of Business Paper
Administration order, these
Letcher County Grand Jury,
of Letcher Coun- - a Dril 12-1- 3
ories and her corsage was an Mr.
buildings cannot be constructWillard Sergent.
The in thisthe remainder of her life i0rs indicated today,
ty to improve present electric
orchid- the cere- young men being held are
County where she made
Representing 132 Dublica- - ed at this time due to the fact
Berea, Ky., April 7
The mony the Following groom
service and home plumbing.
left Lloyd Strunk and Hobert And a host of friends as she was tions, the conference's survey that they each exceed the
11th annual Mountain Folk for a honeymoon
ad- These outlays will mean
will be held at Berea City and will alsoNew York erson both of Neon. .The two truly a friend of all whom she disclosed that strikes notably maximum
met and was at all
visit m young men
ditional income to practically College April
retarded $1000 which is designated as
Frank H. Milwaukee, Mis.
were said to have to aid and assist times ready the steel shutdown
anyone in consumer goods output from "Small Job Expenditures orevery iocai uusmebi. emu wm Smith, Berea, chairman of the
The bride is a graduate of been mvolved m the destroy- need.
30 days to as much as eight der.
wiring, pwiVal Vms announced.
ing of another's rpoperty in
bathroom improvements and Approximately 230 dancers, Whitesburg High School and Neon and according to report She is survived by six sons: months.
Although the County Board
new electrical equipment for representing 18 schools and has bee nemployed recently as were under indictment for this Jim Niece of Cleveland, Ohio; Editors discounted the slow- - of Education already has on
the county's 2,878 farm and colleges in Kentucky, Tennes- typist at the Armored School charge. At present they are Bill Niece, Washington C. H. down in steel production caus- - hand the brick, flooririe and
rural homes already served see, Georgia and North Caro- at Fort Knox.
under indictment for banding Ohio; Harrison Niece, Gore, ed by the coal mine strike by roofing necessary for the
with electricity, according to lina will be here for the festiit a temporary situa--' struction of certain of these
and confederating and are Va.; John Wesley, Bob Niece,
Whitesburg, Ky., and Bud tion.
a study released by the Tile val. Recreational
leaders arid Mrs. Fairchild Fairchild held on $5,000 peace bonds.
j buildings and have advertised
Council of America.
Descibed as still holding up for bids for their construction,
from several other states will
Mr. Sergent is a resident of Niece of Rockhouse; Three
this week for Louisville, where
Democrat, Ky. The latest re- daughters: Sarah Combs, Mar production were: Labor strife not a single bid has been filed
Introduction of running wa- attend.
The purpose of the festival they will live. He has accept- port states that he is suffering garet Day and Mary Niece, all in scores of small plants mak at this time, due, it is said to
ter, installation of tiled bathed his position as accountant
oi Whitesburg; and many mg component parts necessary the fact that the other neces
rooms and replacement of out- is to encourage the preserva- for Burroughs Adding Mach- from an injured ear drum as grandchildren.
, for assembly of finished prod- - sary materials are unavailable.
tion and recreational use of
a result of injuries received in
ine Company, which he had
Services will be held at the'uets; a lack of flexible price
However, just as soon as the
of most wanted the songs, games, dances and before he went into the ser- the attack. He was taken to
head the list
the Fleming Hospital for home Wednesday evening by ceilings which is causing some C.P-A- . order is rescinded or
farm home features, D. P. other folk traditions of the vice.
treatment but was able to re- Elders Kirby Ison; Kernel Sex- - consumer products to disap-to- n modified, and the materials
Forst, chairman of the Coun- Southern Appalachians.
and Dewey Sexton and pear fom the market.
are available, construction of
cil's residential construction
Mr. and Mrs. Morris Hogg sume his duties after a short Thursday afternoon at the
Other factors named as
the buildings will begin imtime.
Committee, revealed. One in
and daughter will move before
funeral services will be tarding output were:
five families throughout the Urias (Red) Prichard died May first to Pikeville where
held by Elders: Bob Sexton,
1. Untrained employees.
Miss Martha Jane Potter,
nation plan bathroom improve- at the Veterans Hospital at he is employed in an Insurance Elkins Cleared on
Tommy Collier, Dewey, Ker- - 2- - Reluctance of workers to County Superintendent, the
ments, he said.
Oteen. N. C. March 28. He Company office.
nel and Bob Sexton and Kirby take jobs available in certain High School teachers, Helping
Additional wiring is needed was taken to the Hospital
Ison. Burial to follow in the manufacturing fields.
Teachers and numerous others
in practically every farm about a month before his Miss Anita Codispoti and
Sandlick Cemetery by Evans' 3. A form of slowdown on of the school personnel left
The trial of Hibbert Elkins, Funeral Home.
accord- - death. Red, as he was known Miss Christine John were vishome with electricity,
part of some employees Wednesday morning for Louine to the study. A huge mar- - to his friends was inducted itors in Lexington during the Jenkins Policeman, for the
who were slow in getting back isville where they will at- into the Armed Services in K. E. A. holiday.
slaying of Turner Mullins,
ket likewise exists for milkMrs. T. C. Adams had
ing machines, quick freezing November, 1942 and was
resulted in an acquittal as three sons and families her dispute. swing after a Jabor tend the Annual session of
to- the Kentucky Educational As
electric motors, baby orably discharged in June,
Mr. and Mrs. Rolan Price rendered by the Jury last Sat- gether after more than two
sociation, which approximatechick brooders and other 1943 due to the illness which and children visited his par- urday evening.
years, while they had been in PARKS & PARINASH LEASE ly 5000 teachers and school
ents at Adairville during last
caused his death.
service. On last Sunday she NEW FILLING STATION
people are expected to atExpenditures in the county He is survived by his wife, week.
Local Option Election and Mr. Adams had as dinner Mr. O.
O. Parks and Mr. tend.
are part of a $41,804,000 pro- - Mildred, two sons, Joe C. and
guests, Mr. and Mrs. Emmett
The High School will be
gram to be undertaken by Sammy and one daughter
Mr. and Mrs. Astor Hogg Set For June 15th
Fields and son, Emmett Burke. F. L. Farinash, both of Jenkins closed the remainder of the
Kentucky farm and rural Mary Eva and. an a ?ed mother, and daughter, Janelle, Harlan,
have leased the new filling
The local option election Lieut. Commander Archie
home owners in the next five Mrs. Jo Ann Prichard.
were week end visitors in which has been the subject of Reed Fields, Mrs. Fields and station recently built by Joe week but class work will be
resumed on Monday of next
years, the study revealed. An Funeral services were held Whitesburg and Roxana.
much discussion here recent- - children, and Mr. and Mrs. I. Day, local business man.
on at hte Home Saturday, 2:00
ly has been approved and the Orell Fields and sons- The new station will be
similar improvements to pre- - P. M., bv Rev. Edear A. Cal-seDr. and Mrs. Preston E. date set for Saturday, June
known as the P & F Service Mr. and Mrs. D. Boyd and
electric service will be loway and burial in the Sand-spe- Sloan returned on Saturday 15th. A petition filed by the Bradley Goodwin and CecD
in the nation during lick Cemetery bv Members of after several weeks vacation "wets" was signed and filed Webb were visitors in Louis- - Station dealing in Pure Oil Mrs. Henry Sewell, Leather-woo- d,
Products also tires and
were guests of friends
the Evans Funeral Home.
several days ago.
ville last week end.
in Whitesburg on Friday.