Unlvenlty of Kentucky
Serials Dep rtment
Lexington, Ky. 40506
Whitesburg, Letcher County, Kentucky, Thursday, April
27, 1967 Vol. 59, No. 50
School board hires
teachers for 1967-6- 8
The Letcher County Board of
Education has announced appointment of the following certified
teachers for the 1967-6- 8
Bobby M. Adams, Carol Jean
Adams, Letha B". Adams - ESEA,
Marry Ann Adams, Mildred S.
Adams, Pauline B. Adams, Richard W. Adams, Ruby C. Adams,
S. Arthur Adams, Sarah A. Adams, Tkuman Adams - ESEA,
Cora Addington, Peggy Adkins -ESEA, Goldie Aldrlge, Frances
C. Amburgey, Manuel Ambur-ge- y,
Preston M. Armstrong,
Jimmle A. Arthur, Loretta Arthur, Alice Asher, Benton Back.
Beulah M.Back, Hazel Ann
Back, Nola Back - ESEA, Sandra Ann Back, Virgie H. Back -E "EA, Willie J. Back, William
D. Back, Cordell Baker, Anne
L. Banks, Billy K. Banks, Carl
B. Banks, Edrie Banks, Hattie
Ba'nks, Jackson D. Banks, R.
Edgar Banks, Ruby W. Banks,
Muriel Barger - ESEA, D. B.
Barker, Inez Barker, John E.
Bastolla, Barbara H. Bates,
Creeda C. Bates, Danny Bates,
Eunice Bates, Gardner Bates Jr. ,
Peggy Bates, Helen B. Bentley -ESEA, Sue C. Blair, Vera E.
Blair, Carl Boggs, Elsie B.
Boggs, Ida L. Boggs.
Lena S. Boggs, Lowell Boggs,
Ray Boggs, William Boggs,
Vessie J. Bowen - ESEA, Faith
A. Bowling, Gaylen Sue Bowling, Wayne Bwoling, Merlin '
Bradley, Lelah John Branson?
Begie L. Breeding, Bradley R.
Breeding, Joye R. Breeding,
Shirley F. Breeding, Billy R.
Brown, Carol F. Brown, Lov-et- te
F. Brown, Phillip Brown,
Jack M. Burkich, Ruby Burk-ichi
Joy F. Cassldy, Beckham
Caudill, Freda C. Caudlll,
General Caudill, George H.
Caudlll, Herman Caudill,
Monroe Caudill, Ruby M. Caudill, Sadie Caudill -- ESEA,
Venson Caudlll, Virginia W.
Caudill, Cleve Collier, Anna
E. Collins - ESEA, Betty J.
Collins - ESEA. Cleve Collins,
Corsie Colllngs, Edwin D. Collins, Hiram B. Collins.
Jimmie N. Collins - ESEA,
Louise V. Colllngs, Rober t Collins, Wanda Collins, Warren G.
Combs, Charles Cook, Ritter
M. Cook, Jerry W. Coots, Ted
R. Corder - ESEA, Elwood Cor-neGlenna S. Cornett, Harold Cornett, Hetty B. Cornett,
Madeline H. Cornett, Maxie Sk
Cornett, Reva B. Cornett.
Sylvia S. Cornett, Verna
Cornett, Dallas June Craft,
Dave L. Craft, Glenna P. Craft,
Hazel W. Craft, Dorsey Crase,
Tilden Crase, Kay Daniel, Bonnie B. Day, Frances Da y, Juan-it- a
S. Day - ESEA, Bernlce M.
Dixon, Louisa L. Dixon, Frances Dobbs, Jim Dollarhide, Carol Adams Duke, Joe Duke.
Charles Dunaway - ESEA,
Ruth B. Dyer, James G. Estep,
Edward Ray Evanoff, Ivagene
Everidge - ESEA, Ernestine
Fields, Patsy A. Fields - ESEA,
Sabine Frances, Delores G. Fra-ziHenry G. Frazier, Ira L.
Frazier, Ritter K. Flugate,
Sally Fugate - ESEA, Christine
Gatton, Robert Gatton, Alvln L.
Gibson, Delia C. Gibson, Bessie Greer, Margaret Griffith -ESEA, Billle Faye Grlgsby,
Charles Grlgsby. Flossie Grlgs
by, Bobble Sue Halcomb.
Truman Halcomb, Rita Kath-erlHale, Grace D. Hall -ESEA, Jack R. Hall, Majie Hall,
Margery B. Hall, Michael D.
Hall, Jack E. Hammock, Mal- tt,
for poor aim
is Ann Horn.
U. G. Horn, AudreyB. Hubbs,
Sonnia Hunsucker, Harding Ison,
Annette Isaacs, Can M. Isaacs,
Raymond Isaacs, Barbara Ison,
Larry C. Ison, Stella Mae Ison.
Golda Johnson, Lillian M.
Jones, Eunice S. Kendrick,
Clinton Klncer, David J. Kln-ce- r,
Effie B. Kincer, Reba Klncer, Belvia C. Klnser, Donald
Kuracka, Lorraine Kuracka, Sally C. Land.
Bobby D. Lewis,
Georgia Lewis, Hazel Lewis,
Mary Emma Lewis, Larry L.Lucas, Henrietta McCleese.
C. Bascomb Mclntyre, Hester
Mclntyre, Lois Mclntyre, Martha
J. Mclntyre, Gurnle Maggard,
Iva Maggard, June Maggard -ESEA, Vernon Maggard.
Astor Martin, Lenora Martin,
Hester May - ESEA, Hettie C.
Mayes - ESEA, Marjorie Mills,
Edwin L. Moore, Rachel Ann
Leonard Morgan, Sue Morrow,
Norma Nelson, Mable C. Nichols, Faye Parsons, Dan Polly,
Fonda Polly - ESEA, Geneva Polly, Mary Rebecca Polly, Bonnie
B. Pratt, John H. Preston, Ella
V. Preston - ESEA, Madonna
Quillen, MaryR, Reasor, RoyT.
William H. Richardson, Selma
Riley, Norma J. Roark.
Alice Roberts, Ralph Roberts,
Doyle Roe, Jr., Randolph Scott,
Rebecca Scott, Thelma Sergent,
Columbus Sexton - ESEA, Shirley B. Sexton, Alan W. Siegel,
Carla Adams Slone, Sherrill
Slone, Dorcas Smith, Irene B.
Smith, Janice M. Smith, Major
H. Sparks, Charles D. Stallard,
Cleo Stamper, Avis Stewart -ESEA, Critty Stewart.
Hattie Stewart, J. Mose Stewart, Paul Stewart, Myrtle F. Stallard, Roxle Sumpter - ESEA,
Virgie B. Sumpter, D. C. Taylor, Patria Y. Taylor - ESEA,
Phyllis A. Taylor - ESEA, Delano Thomas - ESEA, Irene C.
Thomas, Raymond Thomas,
Susan B. Thomas, Walter B.
Thomas, Jr. , Darlene Vance,
Harold Vance, Bettie Sue
Georgia A. Vanover -ESEA, Ann Vermillion, Virginia
Vermillion, Billy Ray Waddell,
Reva H. Walker, Glenna Wamp-le- r,
R. Jeanette Wampler, Bernard Watts - ESEA.
Mae M. Watts, Jo Ella Watts,
Ruben Watts - ESEA, Shelby Gene
Watts, Burtis Webb, Doris C.
Webb, Gladys K. Webb, William
C. Webb', Lillian F. Webb, Billy
H. Whitaker, Dorla B. Whltaker,
Llllle Mae Whltaker, Phyllis
Whltaker, Shirley J. Whltaker.
Jonella Williams, Mae D.
Williams, Margaret Wojclechow-sk- l,
Danola C. Wright - ESEA,
Donald Wright, Elinda Ann
Wright, Jessie Wright, Leona C.
Wright, Nancy Louise Wright.
A proposal for a project t o show
new methods of designing and constructing housing for
families was to be discussed tonight by the Leslie, Knott, Letch-
da Hammonds, Barbara Helton,
Faith S. Henslcy, Fann L.
John E. Holbrook, Ran-so- n
T. Holbrook, Cortls E.
Honeycutt, Betty C. Horn, Dor-
students to get
Some 60 students are expected
to receive degrees and certificates
at the second annual Southeast
Community College Commencement which will be held Sunday,
May 7, at 2:30 p.m.
Harry M. Caudlll, Whitesburg
attorney and author, will give
the Commencement address.
-- Mr. and Mrs. Herman I urcheti of i.ai.,-de- n
celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary April 21. They
have lived In Jenkins for many years. They have six children,
Wlllard Burchett of Portland, Conn. ; Mrs. Elizabeth Nash of
Grayson; Edwin Burchett of Cincinnati ; Jimmy Ann Farley of
Jenkins, and Donna and Nancye Burchett of Cincinnati.
MARRIED 50 YEARS
JENKINS ATH LETIC BANQUET SET MAY 6
er, Perry Community Action
If the .council approves the proposal, it will be submitted to the
Office of Economic Opportunity
In Washington with a request for
a $75, 000 grant to put it into operation.
If approved, it would be the second rural housing demonstration
project in the country.
The first seven months of the
project' would be designed to establish feasible possibilities for
economic development in the
four- - county area served by the
LKLP council, to analyze the
and to construct two houses
specially designed to show how
new materials can reduce housing costs and which construction
techniques are partltularly suitable to the mountains.
In addition, the staff employed
to run the project will attempt
to make use of a variety of resources available through other
governmental and private agencies which may help In the development of better housing for
Eastern Kentucky residents.
A housing corporation, run by
a daoard containing a majority
of low- - income persons, will be
formed to build housing with
money which ray be come
The Athletic Banquet at Letcher High School this year has been
scheduled for May 6, 1967, in
the sqhool cafeteria.
The speaker at the banquet is
John U. Pike, director of the
Athletic and Recreation Department at the Kentucky State Reformatory, La Grange, Kentucky.
He attended Harlan High
School, Harlan, Ky. , where he
lettered in football, basketball,
baseball, track, and boxing. He
Dedication services for the Elizabeth Regular Baptist Church at
Millstone will be held the first"
Saturday and Sunday in May-Ma- y
6 and 7.
Dinner will be served on the
Students to appear
Three students from Mrs. Carla
Jean Slone's third-graColson Consolidated School have
been named to represent their
Kiddie Kol-leclass on WCYB-TV- 's
program May 3.
They are Barbara Sturglll, Stephen Sanders, and Jerry Richardde
The students will be working
toward the realization of a $340
balance to an original $540 goal
to provide chairs for the school's
library. Carnivals and pie suppers
have helped finance the current
total. Future plans also call for
a pot luck supper, proceeds of
which will be slanted toward library equipment and furniture.
This Challenging twam will
compete against the previous
week s winners for a chance at
the top prize of $25 and an invitation to a repeat performance.
Ed Spiegel hosts Kiddie
which originates from the '
channel' 5 studios, Bristol, each
Wednesday evening at seven o'clock, live and In color.
was also captain of his high
school football team.
He attended Davis Elklns
College In Elklns, W. Va.,
where he was captain of his
college football team and re
ceived an honorable mention by
the Associated Press as an
football plaver in 1933.
Enoch Holbrook dies
Enoch A. Holbrook died Tuesday, April 25, at Appa lachlan
Regional Hospital, Harlan county, where' he had been a patient
for two weeks. He was the son
of the late R.H. and Eliza Adams Holbrook, and was born
October 12, 1914.
' Surviving him is his wife,
Georgia Adams, and the following children: Mrs. Willie Evelyn Dabls, and Mrs. Emma Potter, both of Dayton, Ohio; Mrs.
Nan Lou Huff, Middleton, Ohio;
and Miss Charlett e Holbrook, at
Also surviving are four grandchildren and the following brothers and sisters: S.E. Cole, Mrs.
Willie Jean Sexton, and Jess
Jooker Holbrook, all of Sergent,
Kentucky; John D. Holbrook,
Detroit, Michigan; Mrs. Sallie
Ann Day, Thornton, Ky. , and
Mrs. Eva Potter, Covington, Ky.
He was a member of the
Methodist Church of Sergent,
and a past master of the Whitesburg Lodge No. 754.
Funeral Services were held at
the Methodist Church, Sergent,
Friday, April 28. Ministers
were the Reverends John E. Holbrook, Jake King, andH.M.
Wiley. Pall bearers were the
members of ; the Whitesburg
Lodge F. and A.M. No.
took place In the family
plot of the Holbrook Cemetary,
Holbrook Town, Ky.
Moore and Craft Funeral Home
had charge of f iineral arrangements.
The demonstration project
will try to show:
1. That housing can meet the
needs and desires of the families
who live In It and at the same
time follow economic development trends for the area.
2. That construction of nw
housing for a large number of
Eastern Kentucky families can
mean jobs for Eastern Kentuck-ian- s
rather than importation of
outside labor forces and outside
3. That the housing corporation can develop new skills and
capital which in turn can result
in a substantial new housing Industry in the area to build adequate homes for people of all
The LKLP Council also was to
discuss the application to go in
to Washington next month for
another year of operation of the
LKLP Council Itself.
This application asks for a
federal grant of $344, 657 to finance another year of such projects as the Millstone Sewing
Center, a general education pro-
hood Youth Corps members, a
guidance, referral and social
work program In Letcher County and the administrative staff
of the LKLP Council.
Vocational loans to become available
in vocational education will be
able to apply for loans under
the state's guaranteed student
loati program about May 1.
Billy F. Hunt, secretary of
Kentucky higher Education
Assistance Athority, suggest
that students reach agreements
with their local banks for
loans now to save time when
the program goes into effect.
He said vocational education students should have fewer difficulties obtaining a
loan than college "udents
for shorter periods.
The process will be the
same as for the college students, Hunt said. The student
first applies at his schoil for
certification and then
a loan directly with a
local bank. Repayment for a
loan Is guaranteed by a stu-
Vocational education students
will able to borrow up to
$1,500 a jearbut will be limited to $3,000 for a two-yeperiod. They must start repaying
the loan and three of the Interest 10 months after leaving
The U.S. Department of Education pays the six per cent
Interest charges while the student Is in school and three
percent during the repayment
About one-ha- lf
million dollars will be available for loans
to vocational education
Hunt said. He estimated
the average loan will be
Financial assistance officers at
the vocational schools will be
briefed on the program April
20 and they should have application forms by May l.Hunt