Volume No. 47
Whiteshnrp limner r,nnnt.v.
Jenkins Employs New Uncle Bill Sailing, 85, Kindergarten Class
Resident of Sergent To Begin Aug. 31st
According to report just re Is Called by Death
The Whitesburg Lions Club
ceived from C. V. Snapp; Sup
To Hold Election
6 Boys and Pastor of Bach Family To Hold
Fleming Bapt. Church Annual Reunion
Elections of communltv
pavofnv A(UnL via. The Annual Reunion of the
PMA committeemen and coun
was announces! that the Kinder
"Bach Family Association"
The entire community
erintendent of the Jenkins
garten class will
ty convention delegates will Six boys from Letcher coun- - will be held on Sunday, Sept.
shocked at the passing of Un- 31st. They state begin theyAug.
Schools, the Jenkins Board of
be held Thursday. August 27, left Whitesburg
6, 1953, on
the Pastor of the Fleming Experiment the grounds of the
Education in a special session cle Bill Sailing at his home at proud of their kindergarten
at the following places:
Station at QuickSergent Saturday night at program;
held on Monday of last week,
for the past several
Magisterial District No. 1 Baptist Church on Tuesday, sand, Breathitt County. This
10:00 o'clock. Uncle Bill was
Ernest Blair's Store 3:00 p. m. August 18 for Atlanta, Ga., reunion is held each year ou
Va., on years they have taken great
former tackle and end of the January Scott County,the fam pride in making it possible for
Magisterial District No. 2 where they will represent lo Sunday before Labor Day as
12, 1868 and
University of Kentucky team,
cal churches at the Southwide has been the custom
children to prepare themselves
Burke's Store, 3:00 p. m.
David E. Hurst, an outstand- ily seemed so happy to have for school. Some of the major h., .
Magisterial District No. 3 Royal Ambassador Congress. years.
ing lineman on the Duke Uni- such a kind and loving hus- purposes
Approximately 6,000 boys
Clay's Store, 3:00 p. m.
The descendants of "Johann
versity team and Thomas Q. band and father age. Uncle training are:
Magisterial Distnct No. 4 from 22 states and several for
1. To acquaint the child
Price m, a graduate of the until this ripe old
C. B. Blair's Store. 3:00 p. m. eign nations are expected to Bach, (a direct descendant of
University of Kentucky and Bill Sailing 'marriedW. Bur. with school its schedule, disMagisterial District No. 5 attend the Congress to be held Johann Sebastian Bach) and
Lettie Webb, sister of
for the past two years coach ot
The boys from Elizabeth HuCTman" who came
cipline, and requirements.
C. B. Caudill's Store.3:00 p, m. the 18th-20tIdine, John S. bam 1. ana
.wwv.oii oni hocoVmn
(That he must arrive on
Magisterial District No. 6 here attending are Don Webb came to .Eastern Kentucky
well as assistant coach of foot- - jBobert in California. The late time, that there is a certain
Big Branch School 3:00, p. m. from Hot Spot, Jimmie Fol-la- s from Culpeper County, VirFields and Johnny Rodg- ginia, with three sons and one
ball at Harrodsburg, Ky. This VVdllCX JV. KCUU aiiu uaia-- i amount of time allowed in
Magisterial District No. 7
represents perhaps the strong- Jane Franklin.
which to do certain things,
M. L- - Webb's Store, 3:00 p. m. ers 'from Whitesburgi
and daughter, will meet for the
He is survived by eight chil that many children
est coaching staff ever employMagisterial District No. 8 from Fleming will be - Mike day. One son, John Bach, Sr.
Dearing and Sunny and Bud came to Perry County, in 1834
ed in the Jenkins Schools. dren, Byron, Detroit; Edison, and tollow one leader, their
Fulton's store, 3:00 p. m.
James Boyd, son of Mr. and These elections are for a dy uox.
and bought 2500 acres of land
Football .practice is now un- Rossville, Ga.; DanaCarl, De teacher) .
Ivyloy Bishop of Birmin?- - for $2000 in gold; One son,
2. To provide a setting Mrs. Dee Boyd of Leather-woo- d community PMA committee
der way with a large number San Carlos, Calif.; whites
has again returned to consisting of a chairman, vice nam, Aia., southwide secretary Henry Bach, stayed in Letcher
of boys out for the opening troit; Nan Lou Lewis,
comparable to the school room
sessions under the direction of burg, June Webb, Shadyside, in which the child learns to Whitesburg as assistant foot cnairman, a tmrd member and for Royal Ambassadors, and County and has many hein,;
Coach Hurst. Coaches Mac- Ohio; and Billie Myrtle Mc- - adjust to the group . . play ball coach after spending two nrst and second alternates, Glendon McCullough, the one son, Lewis Bach with his
One sister, Mrs.
and work with many children. years in the United States and for a delegate and alter Georgia secretary, are in wife, came to Breathitt Counkenzie and Price will join the
Army. James spent most of nate to the county
last of this iClellan of Bristol, .Virginia.
(Share toys and tools
coaching staff the
convention charge of the three day pro ty, at an early date and moved
The community as well as many others, perform anwith this time with the Medical where a PMA
week. Jenkins is anticipating
ascountv com- - gram, it will teature Baptist to the State of Kansas. One
a good season out realizes the the entire family will miss signment with others a!i Corp in Korea.
missionaries as speakers and daughter, Mary Bach, died in
miuee will be elected.
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competition will be "Ruff." Uncle Bill for he was a friend- around, work with a group in
Farmers eligible to vote in others who will present var Harlan County.
community elections include ious projects of RA, the BapBand director Sam Rainey, ly husband and father knew order to reach a common goal
A Fund has been establishis planning to make a great good to evervone who
such as a project, cooperate Farmers Roundup
all who are participating in tist organization for boys be ed to mark the graves of "John
him. This was attested by the and contribute so that the
contribution to the athletic
tween the ages of 9 and 16,
Bach, Sr., and his wife,
To Be Held Aug 28 PMA programs.
program by being on hand numerous visits made to the group tfunctions smoothly). .
One of the more colorful Catherine Robinson", who are
home during his short illness '3.
Farmers and families from Whitesburg Schools
with the Jenkins band to cheer
io encourage the child all around are invited and
events of the Congress will be buried in the Roark Grave
the Cavaliers on and to give and after stream passing. A to think and do things for him- urged to
parade down At yard three miles above Jackof coming
your Annual To Open August 31
an excellent show at half-timselfTo listen and follow
lanta's Peachtree Street, which son. This monument will be
Farmers Roundup and picnic, Whitesburg schools
and going at all times every
The band has been meeting
(Children are encouraged at Ben Crafts farm on right open the 1953-5- 4 session Mon- wm include the boys wh6 will erectedWilliam Everett Bach,
now for more than a week in one willing to help or do some
march. Floats will depict var
thing in behalf of the
- hand fork of Millstone.
day, August 31.
to help plan and organize thenpreparation for the part it wiH
Lexington, President, will preprogram
Pupils will register accord ious projects of the
special projects, given certain An interesting
play when the football season
side over the business
Funeral services were held duties and responsibilities to centering around the farm and ing to the" following schedule.
Tuesday at the Whitesburg perform, activities planned home has been planned by All Freshmen will register Anyone interested in the
The Jenkins school will open
trip should see
The Luncheon committee
the 1953-5- 4 session on Friday, Methodist Church, with Clel which encourage thought and the committee. will give in Monday, August 31. Registra tor concerning their local Pas
The farm tour
Revs. John H. Bates and
information. A requests each family attenduu o'clock.
tion win Degm at a:
August the 28th. A general
4. To teach the child cer- terested persons a chance to All upper
classmen (sopho- ous will leave Pineville on ing to bring a basket lunch.
organization meeting will be B. Rodgers in charge.
see farm tile drainage systeir, mores, Juniors and Seniors) Tuesday morning carrying the This will be served at
tain skills so that he may perthe
held at 10:00 o'clock on the
form his school work with truck crop farming an ex will register on Tuesday, boys from this area who do not noon hour in the Community
morning of August 27th. Ac GARDEN CLUB TO MEET
cellent poultry flock, improve! September 1. Seniors will go in cars. The estimated House of the Experiment Sta
cording to Superintendent MONDAY, AUGUSTwill have ease.
pastures, and reforestation register from 8:00 until 9:30; round trip cost is $35.00, in- tion.
Thp Garden Club
Snapp there will be many new
W. W. Reeves of Hazard crayons, scissors, etc., and to project, demonstration on kill- Juniors from 9:30 to 11:00; cluding bus and hotel fare.
Mrs. W. E. Bach, Secy.
faces on the staff this year. In Mrs.
ing of weed
fact there will be at least a as guest speaker at their nome button his own coat and tie crab grass in trees, control of and Sophomores from 11:00
James Still Writes Story
strawberry fields. until 12:30.
total of 25 new staff mem- ust 24 meeting at the 9:00 a. his own shoes.)
Speakers, for the days pro
For Woman's Day
All enrolling students are
bers including principals and of Mrs. W. P. Nolan at
will be child to become allows the gram are to be as follows:
James Still of Hindman YEAR WITH' VNION
m. Her subject
requested to bring pencils.
teachers. Cecil Ward who
Arrange wun .
Mr. John Jordan, local Soil The school bus schedule will Settlement has written a IN CHURCHES
holds a masters degree from "Simple
without the presments," followed by a coveerd sure of learning to read and Conservationist, Mr. Eddie be the same as last year in story that will be featured in
the University of Tennessee
Daniels University of KentucReeves write meet manv
the September issue of the The Thornton Union Associreauire- - ky Farm Management Special- the respective areas.
has been designated new prin- dish luncheon. Mrs.
All students enrolling in the Woman's Day. the A&P ation has just passed off, with
cipal at Burdine. Cann Isaacs
harmony prevailing through- - flnwprs. foliage and con- - If youwhile a childadiustin-- ist, James A. Newman, Uni- Whitesburg School for the firjt Magazine.
will be back on the job at
The Fun Fox" is the story out tne Association, with many
tainers, to te usea in me would like to .send to kinder- versity of Kentucky Forestry tune should bring their report
but no replacements
of a sly old prankster whose preachers from different sec
have been found for Tilden workshop followingisthe quali- garten, please contact Sybiil dener UniversityJohnKentucky cards.
last trick on his neighbors has tions of the country, borne c:
eon. Mrs. Reeves
The first official meeting of
Crase at Dunham and Roger
results for their chil- the most wonderful and inthe elementary and high nappy and
L. Wilson at jJerikins. Mr. fied judge on flower
Farmers and their families school faculty will be held dren
the young school' spiring messages that we have
ments having recently had a
Wilson has recently accepted
and others interested in farm Thursday, August 27, at 10:00 teacher who tells the story. ever heard. Rev. Dewey Sexcourse under Mr. Conway, out- Rotarians Enjoy
the position of Dean of Stuton from Indiana, Rev. Stan
ing and all interested in huge A. M.
on the subroom 4 of the high
dents at Morehead State Col- standing authority of the Uni- - Picnic and Outing
ley from Clintwood, Va.
picnics together are invited to school in
ject and graduate
lege and will leave for his
On Tuesday evening Rotar- attend. Bring a basket lunch
Commissioner of Motor Four churches from the In
duties there some time next vesrity of Calioirm.amembers ians with their wives, family and attend the annual farmMrs. John-Batewho is a Transportation John M. Kin-na- ird dian Bottom lettered up to th!s
Members and non
patient in St. Joseph's Hos
has approved sale and Association, besides "the other
are urged to come and bring and friends enjoyed a delight- ers roundup.
A special program of in pital, Lexington is slightly im- transfer of the one-ha- lf
a covered dish, flowers efo, ful evening at the Picklesimer
inter new churches just recently
Letcher Co. Loses
cabin on Pine Mountain. An terest to the ladies is planned proved today. Mrs. Bates has est of Cro C. Caudill, Whites established, also lettered up
and take part in the
with this Association.
A silver offerjing will be estimated 100 persons or more for the morning beginning at been critically ill for several burg, in the Gordon-WhitSchool Personnel
were on hand to partake of the 9:30 at which time the farm days. She is the daughter of burg Line, Kings Creek, to Friday and Saturday the
taken to defray expenses.
Mr. and Mrs. Ira P. WhitakAssociation was held at the
Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Day.
tour will also startfestivities.
his partner, A. J. Fields.
er, two of Letcher County's
Little Colly Church, then SunSinging by the group and
best qualified teachers, have SEASON TO OPEN NOV- - 1 television inside the cabin
day it divided and part atleft the county to take positended Thornton Church and
waterfowl hunt- added to the evening's enter
tions in Indiana.
the rest to the Adams Meming season for Kentucky has tainment. Mr. Coy Holstein
Mr. Whitaker has accepted been assigned by the Fish and was chairman of the planning
orial Church on Blair Bracnn.
he principalship of Scipio Wildlife Service with the committee and plans seemed
Dinner was served on the
ground. We hope peace will
Grade School of North Vernon, opening day being November to work to perfection.
continue until next year
Indiana and Mrs. Whitaker 17 and the closing day Janwhich will be held with the
(Opal Cornett) will be teach- uary 10. The season is the Used Clothing Is
Little Ruby Church located at
ing in the same school system. same length as for last year
Mr. Whitaker is a graduate with only a few changes m Wanted For Needy
of Whitaker Grade School, the bag limit.
Mr. Jack W. Brock, Child
Uncle Jim Brown and
Kingdom Come High School,
sea Welfare Worker, states: "We
Shooting hours for this
Caney Junior College and re- son are to begin one-ha- lf
hour would like to enlist your aid
ceived his A. B. degree from before sunrise and continue in securing clothing and shoes
Morehead College in 1947. In until sunset, (CST) except on for the needy children of Pike
FOR GAME VIOLATIONS
1952 he received his Masters
opening day when shooting and Letcher Counties. The
Frankfort, Ky. Twenty-fiv- e
Degree in Elementary Educa- will start at vi noon.
number of persons needing
arrests for fish and game law
at Morehead. His teach- Bag limit: Geese 5; Ducks l such aid in the two counties
violations were made in the
ing experience includes ten !bajr limit 8. Coots Nov. It. has reached alarming propor
Seventh district during the
years in the Letcher County 10; Woodcock. JNov. zu jbck- tions.
month of July, the DepartSchools three years at the Snipe 'Nov. 20, 8.
Mr. Brock further states
ment of Fish and Wildlife ReWhitaker Grade School, one
"Those who have any items of
sources said today.
at Kingdom Come High Mr. and Mrs. James L. clothing which is still wearyear
In Letcher County, ConserSchool, one year at Whites- Collier and children John and able should contact me by
vation Officer W. S. Long had
burg High School, one half Sue of Hamilton, Ohio, were calling Pikeville 913 or by
one arrest and Chester Logan,
year as attendance office:, visitors at the Eagle on writing me at the County
of Blackey was fined for spearyears as Wednesday. Mr. Collier is Court House, Pikeville, Ky."
three and one-ha- lf
principal of Seco Grade School formerly from Harlan Counone year as principal of ty and has been in Hamilton
CITY CAFE TO BE OPEN
Hemphill Grade School.
for the past 25 years where he
Whatever Career You
ALT, DAY SUN. & SUX. NIGHTS
taught is employed at Champion
May Choose, You Can
Mrs. Whitaker has
Mrs. Windus Williams anStart Your Preparation
in our schools for the past six Paper Mill. Mr. Collier isa
nounces this week that the
of' the late Major
For That Career at years.
City Cafe will be open all day
Coy Holstein announced this week that the old Holstein Hardware aiuildin? pictured Sbovo
We regret losing from our Dave Collier. among the Joe
would have a new face before too long a time as he is working on a long range plan to remodel Sunday and Sunday nights.
school system these highly Collier was
the building completely. Whitesburg seems to be going forward in remodeling as Dawahare's arc She states that special atten
industrious graduating classes of Whitesand
ncanng completion of their store. Dave Hollan also is donig considerable work to the old Ken, tion will be given to school
burg high school.
tucky Hotel Building and plans to put a modern restaurant there.
students, private parties, etc.