Jackson herald. (Jefferson, Jackson County, Ga.) 1881-current, August 19, 1926, Image 8
CAUGHT IN THE AIR Miss Clifford' Hartley of Msys villc was the guest of Miss Fannie Lee Lenderman, Friday night. Mr. and Mrs. H. J. Catlett were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Ab Hardy, *t Jefferson, Sunday. Mr. John Barber is visiting rela tives in Atlanta this week. Mr. Sanford Boswell went to At lanta. Tuesday. Miss Florence Davis of Athens spent the week-end with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Davis. Mr. Rob Langford of Waleska spent the week-end with his parents at Dry Pond. Mr. Odell Harmon of Athens spent the week-end at home. Master Jack and Thomas Prickett -spent the week-end in the home of Mr. J. E. Glenn. Mr. and Mrs. Woots Chandler and Miss Mamie Wilbanks were in Com merce, Monday. Mr. and Mrs. Guy Wood and Mr. and Mrs. Joe, Dunnahoo were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Holland, Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Glenn and Miss Lucille Glenn and Mrs. A. H. Prick ett were the dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. C. R. Davis, Friday. Mrs. Maggie Williams of Winder spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. John Barber. Mr. an'd Mrs. E. N. Elrod spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Shuler. and Mrs. John Bryan were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Poke Catlett, Sunday p. m. Miss Marie Wilbanks of Maysvilie spent several days the past week the guest of Miss Ruth Chandler. The young people enjoyed a little party at the home of Mr. T. C. Mathis, Saturday night. Mrs. J. L. Thurmond and little Miss Edith, and Mrs. Fletch Wallace, of Winder, spent the week-end with Mrs. J. T. Boswell and other friends near Oconee church. This is their old home, and they have a host of friends who gladly welcome them back at any time. ATTICA Revival services are being held at the Baptist church here this week. Rev. Moore and Rev. Dodd of Win der will conduct services throughout the week. Everyone invited to at tend. Rev. and Mrs. Bowden dined with Mr. Rocquemore and family Thurs day. Mrs. Lewis Fowler and Mrs. Made line Lester and children, Mr. and Mrs. Wesley Peterson, Mr. S. P. Kinney and Mr. Wallace, visited Mr. and Mrs. W. F. Hale, Sunday. Mr. W’illie Hale of Athens spent Monday with his parents here, en route to Gainesville, Mountain City, Atlanta, and other places of inter est. Mrs. O. T. Butler visited Mesdames J. F. and W\ F. Hale, Monday. Mrs. Wesley Peterson spent Sat urday night and Sunday with Mr. 0. T. Butler. Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Fleming, Mr. and Mrs. Herle Brackett, of Athens, attended camp meeting at Mossy Creek, Sunday. Mr. Wesley Peterson nhd Mr. 0. T. Butler spent the week-end in Eatontym, guests of Mr. and Mrs. Willie Weems. Marvin, the son of Mr. Albert Hale, had the misfortune to cut his foot a few days ago with glass, which Tesulted in a serious wound, and was carried to the hospital Saturday for an operation. He is doing very well. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Logan of Athens were here Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Pressley Fields of Florida attended church here Sunday. NEW VIRGIL Mr. and Mrs. Will Irvine and chil dren of Talmo were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Wallace and family last Saturday. Mrs. A. T. Phillips, who has been quite indisposed for several days, is improving at this writing. Mr. Bill Anderson of Elmwpod was •'visiting Mr. J. W. Phillips here last Saturday. The rain on last Wednesday, the 11th, was the largest rain we have had in our section in five years. The water was several feet deep in places. The land is washed badly, the bottom corn on creeks and branches is badly damaged, some of it washed away; but the Lord knows best in all things. W T e are sorry to say little Hugh Whitehead is very sick at this writ ing. Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Duncan and children of Monroe were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Phillips last Saturday night and Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Grady Bryant and children spent last Friday with Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Whitehead and chil dren. • Mr. Will Phillips of Hosehton was the guest of relatives here one day last week. Everybody remember that protract ed services will begin at this place next Sunday night, with the Revs. McNeal brothers, in charge. Come, all. Mr. and Mrs. Georphrey Tate and baby, and Mr. Ed Tate, of Atlanta, are here visiting relatives for a while. BOLTON 4CCADEMY Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Kesler had as their guests for the week-end, Misses Laura Bell and Julia Payne of Bold Spring. The party given at the home of Mr. and Mrs John Anthony was highly enjoyed by all present. Mr. and Mrs. T. J. Glenn spent Friday with the latter’s father, Mr. W. T. Murray, at Nicholson. Mrs. John Anthony had as guests Saturday afternoon, Mrs. Mattie Bone, Mrs. Grover Venable fend daughter, of Commerce, Mesdames W. C. and T. J. Glenn. Mr. W. H. Flecman and son, J. C., of Union Church, were visiting Mr. and Mrs. T. J. Glenn, Wednesday. ’ Mrs. Gus Benton had as guests Saturday, Mrs. Mattie Bone and niece, Mrs. Allie Bird, and the Misses Thurmond, of Greensboro. Mr. Joseph Glenn is visiting rela tives , 1 friends in Madison county this week. Messrs. O. W. Jones and T. J. Glenn made a business trip to Athens, Thursday. Mr. Lucious Richey of South Geor gia is the guest of friends and rela tives here. Messrs. Charlie Hardman and 0. W. Jones of Commerce were here on business Wednesday. Mr. J. U. Martin has returned home, after a week’s stay at Bald win. Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Benton and children are spending the week-end in Banks county. JARRETT ACADEMY Mr. Wootson Standridge left last week for Ohio. Born, to Mr. and Mrs. Carl Payne, on Saturday, August the 14th, a boy, which has been christend James Carl. Mrs. Robertson from Gainesville spent the week-end here, visiting her daughter, Mrs. Carl Payne. Mr. and Mrs. Tube Robertson from Florida, after spending a few days last week with their father, Mr. C. W. G. Maddox, have returned to their home. Mr. Oscar Maddox from Winder spent last Sunday with his father, Mr. C. W. G. Maddox. Messrs. Walter Mauldin and Parks Standridge spent last Saturday with Mr. Jim Standridge at White Hill. Mrs. Frank Maddox from South Georgia has been visiting relatives in th 13 section this week. Mr. Clyde Payne has returned to his work in Union Point. Mr. and Mrs. S. Bentley visited Mr. and Mrs. Jarrett, near Athens, one day last week. Messrs. Carl and Clyde Payne from Augusta are spending a few days with Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Maul din. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Payne are spending a few days with relatives in Athens. APPLE VALLEY Mr. W. N. Leamaster and son of Maysville spent a while in our town last week. Mr. E. C. Colquitt and Mr. T. I. Hawkins have kept a crowd of men busy for the last two weeks gathering and shipping peaches; and are still still gathering and taking them out of the orchard. Marvin Hunter and family of Sand Mountain have been visiting his sis ter and family, Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Colquitt, of our town. Mr. Roy W’hitlock and friend of Dry Pond were with the boys Mon day evening. , Mr. Roy Colquitt has been going to Atlanta with some fine fruit, and says the peaple never stood back from buying, and wanted more. B. Y. P. U. RALLY AT MAYSVILLF. Program for B. Y. P. U. District Rally, to be held at Maysville on August 29, 2.30: Devotional and Welcome, May; - vilß Union. Report from Unions by the Presi dents of each Union. Attendance Reports. Special Music. Address, Mr. Channing P. Hayes. Stewardship and Systematic Giv ing, Helen Wood. Dailey Bible Readings, Audrey Shirley. What a B. Y. P. U. Means to a Church, tyobert Wheeler. Open Meeting, 30 minutes. Song. Address, Mr. Merrith, Awarding of Banners, Rev. Col lins. Garland Benton, Chorister. Edna Mae Porter, Pianist. Sallie Mae Benton, Cor. Sec’y. COUPLE PAWN THEIR BABY FOR AUTO TIRES A six-Weeks-old baby left with J. Mafente, a garage operator of Heais burg, Cal., as security for a pair of automobile tires, remains unredeem ed. It was along toward evening when the stranger entered • Mafente’s gar age and opened negotiations for a pair of tires. One obstacle to the transaction was the fact that the stranger had no money. “Well, if you won’t trust me,” tJie stranger finally said, “I’ll leave the baby here as security. I’ll be back later and pay you for the tires.” The middle aged garage Keeper and his wife, without children of their own, were struck with the idea and allowed sentiment to interfere a lit tle bit with business. . “I don’t care if that fellow never comes back,” says Mafente. “It’s a good bargain if he doesn’t. My wife is tickled to death.” CAROLINA MAN PUTS ON BEST CLOTHES THEN CLIMBS POLE; ENDS LIFE Clover, S. C.—Dressed in his best clothes, James Tarlton, 25, textile worker, killed himself here late last night by climbing a steel electric tower and touching a live wire. Tarlton’s act, authorities were told, was committed after he quarreled with his wife, from whom he had been estranged. When she lefused to be reconciled, he told her he was going to “dress up” and kill himself by jumping from the power tower. The short circuit which resulted when the man touched the wire threw Clover in darkness and stopped all cotton mill machinery. BENNETT AND RAY REUNION About 275 people gathered at the old Flanigan home, now occupied by Mr. John W. Bennett and family, last Saturday, August 14, for the an nual Bennett and Ray reunion. Besides the relatives from around Jefferson, there were representatives from Buford, Danielsville, Commerce, Hix, Athens, Gainesville, Greensboro and Winder, Rev. Cochran, in behalf of the com munity, made the welcome address, and invited every one to the table, and after the blessing by him, all partook of the many good things pre pared by the ladies, and the stew that was prepared on the gound. The Wilson String Band furnish ed music, that old and young enjoy ed very much. V. G. HAWKINS IS NEW U. S. DEPUTY CLERK FOR ATHENS V. G. Hawkins has been appointed U. S. Deputy Clerk for Athens. Mr. Hawkins succeeds Judge J. C. Boone, who will be transferred to the Gaines ville district. Mr. Hawkins assumed his ‘duties Wednesday. Judge Boone succeeded Judge Wal ter Cornett as Deputy Clerk, when the latter resigned to devote his time to private practive.—Athens - Banner- Herald. OPEN BOLL OF COTTON Arthur Hopps, colored, sent an open boll of cotton to our office on Tuesday, August 17th. Arthur lives on Mr. Claud Hancock’s farm, and has several acres of fine cotton, many bolls being open. BORN FRIDAY, THE 13TH, BOY DIES ON BIRTHDAY ON FRIDAY, THE 13TH Orlando, Fla., Aug. 14—Warren Lockwood, who was born on Friday, the thirteenth, thirteen years ago, died Friday, the thirteenth, in a local hospital from internal injuries received when he was run over by a truck driven by Holcolm Holloway, of Golden Rod, Florida. W anted, to know of a truck go ing to Atlanta any time within the next two or three weeks. Call this office, phone 18. MAN TO PAY $3,250 DEBT AT RATE OF $1 A DAY It will take 15 years for Walter Majewski, of New Britain, Conn., to pay a debt, but he will not have to stay in jail any longer. He has been in jail for several weeks be cause he could not pay $3,250 to a woman whose husband he killed. Majekski took the poor debtor’s oath, but the woman had him sent to jail. Now he has agreed to pay $1 a day to the woman until the $3,250 is paid. It will take 15 years for him to pay the debt. Ambrosia Seed Rye, and Fulgum Seed Oats, for Sale. —Harwell-Rankin Hdw. Cos. Bring you Chickens, Eggs and Butter to Kesler & Legg. $3,700 IS FOUND ON BODY OF MAN TAKEN FROM RIVER Augusta, Ga.—A wallet, containing $3,700 was found on the person of Lawrence A. Obenchain, telegraph line construction foreman, who was drowned in the Savannah river here Monday afternoon, according to re ports by persons present when the body was taken from the water. The money is said to have belonged to Obenchain, he being in the habit of carrying large sums with him. Of ficials of the Western Union Tele graph company confirmed the re port that it was not the company’s money. The money was deposited in the vault of a local bank for safekeeping. ADVERTISING AND NEWSPAPER “There will be a tremendous in crease in newspaper advertising in the near future, because it is the advertising that brings direct results in sales,” declared James H. Rand, Jr., in a recent address before the New England conference of the dis trict managers of the Kardex Rand Sales Corporation at the Copley Plaza hotel, Boston. High points in the ad dress have been published in a bulle tin just issued. believe the newspapers present the most powerful advertising med ium,” stated Mr. Rand. “Newspaper publicity gets its story across to the people, you want to sell, it is read, and consequently exerts a definite force in the making of sales.” WHAT TO LEARN 1. Learn to laugh. A good laugh is better than medicine. 2. Learn how to tell a hfclpful story. A well-told story is as wel come as a sunbeam in a sick room. 3. Learn keep yoqr trouble to yourself. The world is too busy to linger over your ills and sorrows. 4. Learn to stop croaking. If you cannot see any good in this world, keep the bad to yourself. 6. Learn to greet your friends with a smile. They carry too many frowns in their own hearts to be bothered wjth any of yours.—St. 'Paul Rotary. A RECORD DEPTH The deepest hole ever drilled is be lieved to be an oil well at McCance, Westmoreland county, Pennsylvania, It was drilled to a depth of 7,765 feet and, says Good Hardware, is the deepest hole ever projected into the earth by man. A LITTLE WORD If any little word of mine May make a life the brighter; If any little song of mine May a heart the lighter, God help me speak the little word And take my bit of singing, And drop it in some lonely vale, To set the echoes ringing.—Ex, COLORED CHOIR TO SING The Jefferson Choir of Paradise A. M. E. church will -sing on the public square Saturday, August 22, for the indebtedness of the church. Wont you please help us. J. W. Means, Pastor. Ambrosia Seed Rye, and Fulgum Seed Oats, for Sale. —Harwell-Rankin Hdw. Cos. ANNOUNCEMENT I have sold one-half inter est in mv stock or Roods, and the new firm will be operat ed under the name of Head- Morrison Cos. I want to thank each and every customer for your pat ronage in the past, and as sure you of our appreciation of your continued patronage. Respt., Minnie Head. PRESSING CLUB I am operating a Pressing Club in Jefferson, opposite Turner, Inc., Store. Am pre pared to do all kinds of work, both mens and ladies clothes. Will appreciate your pa tronage. T. R. WILSON. Piles Cured In 6 to 14 Days Druggists refund money if PAZO OINTMENT fails tocure Itching. Blind. Bleeding or Proqrrduig Piles. Instantly relieves Itching Piles, and you can get reatfui sleea after the first aDDllcation. Price POe MR. BELL MAKES REPLY I regret to have to make a person al reply to any article published in any newspaper, intended as a cam paign document, but the article in the Maysvills Enterprise headed, “Chickens Come Home to Roost,” beggars description, and I am in formed was written by an “outsider,” and unknown to the public. It states that in 1904 I advocated four year terms in congress, and limited to two terms. This is absolutely false. My statement at that . time was, that a man should be kept in congress as long as he was doing good work for his people, and that .three or four terms was trial enough' 'for any man, and that if I did not do jdo more for our district than had been done in the past, I would re .tire after a fair trial. I have never advocated limited tenure of office in a legislative body. The office of congressman belongs to the people, and they can elect whom soever they please. If I made such a statement as*is charged, why would both my opponents support me con sistently and up to the last cam paign, and, in fact, until they both announced against me, and then make the point? I have never violated a promise made to the people; have never mis led them, nor attempted to becloud an issue.- The work in congress now is important to the people, and my experience has served me well since the beginning of the world war. The welfare of the ex-service man is at stake; the French debt is to be set tled, and I regret to know that neither of my opponents have ex pressed the slightest sympathy for nor interest in either. I have hand led more than 9.000 cases for ex service men, and have pending now before the bureau more than 1,700 claims, which I hope to get favorable action on. Conditions are not norm al since the world war, and the peo ple, in my judgment, are not ready to exchange experienced men for those who have not had any such ex perience, especially where the mem bers have been true to every trust and sincere in their endeavors. Sincerely, Tho.s. M. Bell. (Adv.) • ' COLORED SCHOOL NOTICE Jefferson City 1 School, colored, will open September 6. Registration of all students that are contemplating entering this term, register September 2 and 3, Thurs day and Frirday. The doors will be open at 9 a.m. each morning. The ■ superintendent requires all students to register on the second and third, that the classes may be organized, graded, and books secured. Mothers and fathers, who ■ can spare the time from work, are re quested to come with their children. If your children can’t come at the opening of this term, please come on the days stated above and register, so we can arrange for an assistent teacher on time. The outlook at the present time is very bright for one of the best school years in the history of our school. We hope that parents and students will line up with the Super intendent and local board, and make this a good year. It is necessary that all students register on the 2nd and 3rd. Classes will begin in regular form on Mon day, September 6. J. C. Cash, Prin. WHY 1 GO TO CHURCH IN HOT WEATHER I attend church in hot weather be cause: 1. God blessed the Lord’s day and hallowed it, and did not except hot, cold or stormy days. 2. I expect‘the clergyman to be there. I should be surprised if he were to stay at home on account of the weather. 3. If his hands fail through weak ness I shall have great reason to blame myself, unless I sustain him by my prayers and presence. 4. My faith is to be shown by my self-denying Christian life and not by the rise and fall of the thermometei’. ■ —F. R. Havergal. NINE MILLION MOTOR CARS CARRY 36.000,000 PEOPLE Nine million automobiles carry ing 36,000,00 CL persons are .on long distance tours in the United States, according to a survey made by the American Automobile Association, in Washington. The board, whose figures are based on reports from 815 motor clubs, figures that $3,000,000,000 or more will be spent by the tourists during their travels. This would exceed by $500,000,000 the sum spent during the past year. INDIFFERENCE THE MOST DEADLY EN£M TO THE HUMAN Race (Dr. S. A. Anderson, Commissioner Health, Baldwin County.) The oil and gasoline for the a go mobile must be declared to be \ b best by trained inspectors- the c must run perfectly. The horse col dog, cat, must have the besl an, cleanest of food. The children’ ot well, it doesn’t matter about hum a beings; they will get along all right they don’t need good, clean food n , attention is or need be paid to se, that baby gets the very best of mill at a time when a human being need a good foundation for vitality. We ea any and all kinds of meat and othej foods, cooked and raw. \y e d on -( know where it comes from, how fresh it is or w-ho has handled It, and. f ur . tliermore, we don’t care. To dilute denature, substitute or improperly handle materials for our cars, machin ery or pets is a fraud, and will be so punishable by the court. Do we Invesiteate to see if there is a fraud eomiflhed in the handling, prepara tion and sale of our food? We do not! Know the quality and source of your food; know by whom it is han dled and prepared. It is your right under any and all laws to know if the food measures up to a standard of safety and justice. Are the people who handle your food, food for your baby, free from communicable and preventable dis eases? What value do you place on the proper functioning of your body, your child’s body? Co-operate with your State Board of Health. THE PERFECT F,OOD The one perfect food, that provided by nature ready for use is the best of all foods. This is perhaps especially true of children and old people. Milk contains a balanced ration for the baby, and when taken direct from the mother’s breast is uncontaminated, pure and wholesome; it is the one perfect food. It is the one food en joyed and relished by every human be-, ing until later some by cultivation of their taste say they do not like it. It. is an essential food. Clean milk, un c*,ntaminated milk only should be used. While milk gives the food that makes babies grow and develope it is a splendid food for the disease germ; it is one of the best “mediums” as our laboraties call it. Germs like milk and will thrive upon it. From this fact we know that unclean milk is a dangerous food. The handling of milk then is a matter of great, concern. Unless the cow is sick or has some disease of the udder her milk is pure when she is milked, but her grooming should be done with the utmost care. The milker should be clean, especially the hands, in cluding the nails. The vessels that re ceive the milk should be as nearly sterile as possible. It should be pro tected from insects, especially flies. It should be kept clean through every process and at as low a temperature as is possible. The cow. the milker, the containers, the handler should, each and all be what our hospitals call “surgically clean.” The cooler the milk is kept the less the germs and bacteria grow. This is the reasor thdt all health authorities insist that milk be Immediately cooled and kept cool. Say 50 degrees. Pasteurization of milk means that the milk has been heated to the point that most germs are killed, but unless it is immediately cooled and kept cold they soon grow again. Absolutely clean milk does not need pasteuriza tion, but if you are in doubt about your milk boil it and quickly cool it if you do not like it hot and it is safe. Every child should have a quart of mttk a day; he needs it. It is just as good for the adult and splendid for the aged. DRINKING WATER Safe water for home use Is much to be desired. Almost all municipal supplies are safe, but the home supply is often in the rural sections of our state anything but pure, and water that is not pure is always dangerous. Water can be clear and cold, yet have the germs of disease in it. Wells and springs should have the proper care given them. No surface water should allowed to get in; no seepage should trickle down the walls of the well after a rain. The State Board of Health will be glad to advise you about your well or spring If you will write them at the Capitol. They have worked out a method of purifying your well hy the addition of chlorine. It is known, of course, by everybody that boiling the water will destroy the germs, but it then has to be cooled again. Espe cially should your water supply be given attention if there is typhoid or dysentery in the community. These diseases are often contracted from flies and drinking water.