or A! s
Thornton at Mayking Saturday Feeds is ot the very highest visited her parents, Mr. and
'aid Sunday. Elders J. W. Stal-- ! quality. Klindly look up the ad-- 1 Mrs. Martin Wright.
v , , XT .
laivl onf! T? A Swirmml nt Wise, vprnspmAnf in fhia fcaua
Mr. and Mrs. Martin Wright,
1:1 mins No. 15 at McRoberts.
- give this line of feeds a trial.
Jr., virited Mr. and Mrs. V.'. B.
Va.. r.r.d J. T. Whitaker 01 uuickCollier Sunday.
conducted the services,
W J ToHH nf Npnn is wnrkinffi
thft! Prof. R. ean Squires, who is
i There was one addition
in the Williamson, W. Va., field.
Mrs. Henry Johnson, of Haz- a spienaia meeting the newlv elected suDerintend- church, and
ent of schools of Whitesburg, ard, is visiting her grandmother,
Jack Webb is visiting his sis- was reported.
vr sited here for several days last ',Mrs. Mattie Fields this week,
ter, Mrs. G. H. Picklesimer, this
Rev. E. M. Fossett is visiting week.
Mr.: Squires will move
in Winchester this
his family here from Richmond
See adv. of Larro Poultry feed
early in August.
tin this issue.
Supt. Arlie Boggs spent the
MissLavinia Cook returned
week end in Richmond visiting
Mrs. Boggs Who is in school at from Kentucky Wesleyan Col
lege for summer vacation.
that place for the
J. L. rawford, managing ediBEATS PASTURE
tor of the Mountain Eagle, left
Sergent is visiting his Wednesday for Mayfield, Ky., to
Mr. and Mrs. James
IN FEED TEST
Frankfort, and Homer Lewis of brotherj Arch Sergent, at.Esser--' attend the
Georgetown, arrived yesterday. ville, Va., and while there plans of the 'Kentucky Press Associa the exact hare neTer agreed as to
value of pasture as a
tion. After the meeting he summer ration for dairy cows. An
coming through in a car by way to land some 'nice fish.
will return by way of the home nnusual test conducted at the Larro
Research Farm, Rcdford, Mich.,
of his parents at Gameliel, Ky. seems to settje conclusively any disCarl Pigman, who . has been
pute, about the relative merits of
for a visit of a few days.
grain and grass.
Mrs. M. N. Todd of Neon is attending the University of Ken
Karl E. Davis will be' in
Eight cows were chosen for the
at McRoberts in the Mill Bot- tucky, has returned tospend the charge of the plant while Craw- trials four
grade Holstelns, all of which had
tom house No. 2017. and is e summer with his parents at ford is away.
freshened within a few weeks in
March and April, 1026. These eight
nlain sewinir again for her Sergent.
cows were divided Into two croups
of four, as nearly equal in milk ca
pacity and production as possible.
Atty. Harry L. Moore made a
and two grades
Mrs. Dodge Banks, who has were placed in each group.
Misses Myrtle Hammock, Inez Irip to Frankfort last week in
One herd of four was turned ont
Cook and Mr. Lester Hammock the interest of road repair work been in Seco hospital sometime, on Tery good .pasture June 1, 1026.
Throughout the summer the pasture
snent Sunday evening at the in the county. While on the trip, returned to her home much
was better than the average.
On September 27, two of these
home of Misses Elva and Efilc
Moore consulted with Con-- 1 proved.
pasture-fecows were taken off
Scco grass. The other two came off pasMorgan of Mayking.
gressman J. M. Robsion of the! Mrs. Paul Stapleton is in
ture October 0, and all four have
Eleventh district, who express-- 1 hospital for treatment,
since been fed on the regular winter ration.
Miss Effie Lowe visited
Mrs. Preston E. Sloan's moth- "d a desire to do all within his
The four cows in the other half
er, Mrs. Mattie F. Gray, of St.
of the test herd received no pasture
at the extra session of stone Sunday.
at all during the summer months,
Mrs. E. J. Stallard, who has but remained on their normal ration
Albans, W. Va., arrived last -- cngress this fall to get Federal
week for a visit of probably six Pid.
been with her daughter, Mrs. of grain, period. silage throughout
Moody McCormoik acweeks.
Dodgp Banks, returned home.
When the cows to be pasture-fewent on grass, June 1, they avercompanied Mrs. Gray to ?.?sist
The Lewis Wholesale Corn- Mrs. Sam Webb and children aged 1.161 lbs. in weight, while the
four cows to be stall-feaveraged
i)i driving the car, but returned pany has just received a full visited at W. M. Quilleh's.
1.1S3 lbs. In the next four months
line of Larro Poultry Feeds, initfiss Willis, the Red Cross the four pasture cows lost an
by train Monday.
68 lbs. In weight, while the
grain-fecluding Chick Starter, Growing nurse, was in. Neon Tuesday.
cows made an average
gain of 82 lbs. a difference
A crowd of about 400. attend- - Mash, Laying Mash and Scratch
Mill lbs. per cow In favor of grainoffeedMiss Nannie Graft, of
ing. The pasture cows', on March
ed the union meeting of the Old j Grains. Like the Larro Dairy ?Jtone, visited Mrs. D. Banks.
1. 1027, weighed 107 lbs., more than
church of seed this 'Larro Poultry line of l Miss Hazel Hall visited here they did on the previous June 1,
whereas the stall-fe141 more pounds In weight.
Mrs. M. F. Tolliver and Mrs ofMore production of Is the record
the test herd.
During April and May, 1020. the
Martha Holcombs returned here
Judge Noah Bentley Reads Resolutions Before Business
ihc Letcher Fiscal Lourt,
an extra session last
Jyc, Jar, Jfosc
mated the total damage to the
county by reason of the flood
to be more than a million dollars, according to resolutions
read before the Business Men's
Club Saturday byj Judge Noah
A total of 500 miles of road
will have to be repaired, the
have to be repaired, the resolutions' stated, at a cost of not less
than $175,000. The resolutions
further stated that the county
tvas already bonded to the limit
and could not raise the money
for this work.
The State Highway Commission was petitioned for aid, as
well as the National organiza
tion for good roads.
The esolutions of the Fiscal
Court, as read by Judge Bent- ey, were unanimously adopted
by the Business Men s
being accurate and forceful!
settinjr forth the actual situa
tion in Letcher county.
When those chicks that have been thriving so well
reach the sixth week, their diet should be shifted
to Larro Growing Mash.
tor tney are just entering a very important period
of their lives, when their future production
depends directly upon their present growth.
Larro Growing Mash is a
ration containing minerals and a generous amount of dried
buttermilk. Also other choiceingredients,in just the
right proportions to assure big bones, firm flesh,
good feathering and the abundant vitality that
guarantees profitable laying.
Skimp them now and all your
and expense is wasted. Feed them the best you
can get and they'll repay you handsomely.
Mrs. Morgan Johnson visited
Mrs. Melvin White.
Mr. and Mrs. Ed Stratton were
in Seco Monday.
Mrs. Wesley Tolliver
daughters were guests of Mrs.
Mrs. Anna Sue Potter visited
Mrs. L. J. Francis.
Mrs. Acie Mise and children
cows had produced
lbs. more milk than the
other four. In the period from
June 1 to October 1, these stall-fe- d
cows produced C.480.8 lbs. more milk
than their rivals who were on pasture; and from October to January,
produced 4,158.0 lbs. more milk
10,639.7 more lbs. of milk from the
stajl-fecows in the eight months
starting June 1.
While the cows which performed
so splendidly, through the summer
nnd fall months had no pasture at
all, it is not to be expected that the
average dairyman will eliminate
pasture from his feeding, schedule,
but these results prove beyond dispute that it pays to feed grain as ft
supplement to pasture.
Lewis Wholesale Co.
lie at (Spinning
Pime 28, 29, 30 anb Kulg
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with you in
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We never overlook the human
side of banking affairs. That is
why hundreds of people enjo y
doing business with the
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Copies of these resolutions
will be distributed throughouf
the state and nation.
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It is easy to play safe
in buying gasoline.
Grown pumps are
Grown Gasoline is
uniform. It is all tested
and retested to insure you full power
and big mileage.
Oscar T. Koon
"Mayor" Joe Reynolds of
Squatlow visited his son. Sher
iff M. T. Reynolds, Friday night.
This jolly old gentleman reported that business was good in
When pressed for an explana
tion for the name of his city,
Mayor Reynolds divulged the se
cret. A man there was whose
characteristic pose caused this
nomenclature to be attached to
him, and when the settlement
reached the size dnd dignity to
demand a name, Reynolds suggested that it be called Squat-loin honor of this man.
The suggestion was such a
good one that its originator was
exalted to the position of mayor
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Heroes are Honored
T. KOON, West Palm Beach,
section lineman of the Long
Lines Department of the Bell Telephone System, has been awarded the
Theodore N. Vail gold medal with a
cash award of $500 for courage and
Initiative in his effort to maintain the
lines of communication during the
Florida hurricane of September, 1925.
Clyde Grover McDonald, of Charleston, S. C, lino and station installer of
the Southern Bell Company, and Samuel Frank Bowsher, of Versailles, Ky.,
combination man of the Fayette Home
Telephone Company, were awarded
bronze medals for courageous action
In saving the lives of others at the
risk of personal Injury.
Honorable mention In connection
with the Theodore N. Vail awards for
the year 1926 was given to twenty-fo- ur
other Bell Telephone employes
In the South for conspicuous and noteworthy service in the performance of
their dally work.
The Vail Medal Awards are made
annually, and under the terms of the
Vail Memorial Fund bronze, silver and
gold medals are awarded to members
of the Bell Telephone organization
throughout the United States for acts
of service which conspicuously illustrate Mr. Vall's ideas of public ser-
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may be had Free at any of our service stations.
The gold medal awarded to Oscar
Koon, of West Palm Beach, Is the
highest possible award and was won
when he made his way alone between Miami and West Palm Beach
during the Florida hurricane and gave
a prompt and detailed report which
greatly expedited the work of restoration and made it possible for the
telephone company to provide facilities for Its own service, as well as for
that of the Western Union Telegraph
The. restoration of com- munication, which was due largely to
his courage, played an important part
birthday of her
husband, Watson G. Caudill, on
Friday, June 17. The guests included: Prof. H. H. Harris, Eld.
James Collins, Karl E. Davis and
others. A special feature of the
dinner was a mess of
green beans furnished by
a daughter, Mrs. B. F. Holbrook,
of Clinton, Tenn. Most of the
children, and grandchildren of
Mr. Caudill were also present.
All had a good time and a good
Samuel Frank Bowsher
In mobilizing the relief forces who
were sent to the aid of the thousands
of people who had been rendered
homeless by the disaster.
Clyde Grover McDonald received the
bronze medal for rendering first aid
which saved the life of a man who
had been seriously injured by an elec
tric shock, while Samuel Frank Bowsher won the award by breaking the
fall of a fellow workman who had been
rendered unconscious while working at
the top of a pole.
Among the telephone employes of
the South who were given honorable
mention for conspicuous acts of loyalty, to the'Eervice were the following:
Mrs. Lela Horton, operating agent,
Zebulon, N. C; Llla Horton, daughter
A. Bascom Cllns,
of Mrs. Horton;
Harshburger, lineman, Miami, Fla.; R.
C. Elson, lineman, Miami, Fla.; Drew
Kent, central office repairman, Pensa-col- a,
Fla.; W. L. Walker, line and Bta-ti- on
installer, Pensacola, Fla.; Henry
Schenburn, line and station repairman, Tensacola, Fla.; Grace Daspit,
operator, Gulfport, Miss.; R. F. Mcintosh, combination man, Gulfport,
Miss.; H. F. Faucett, located lineman,
Birmingham, Ala.; Fred Enger, central
office repairman. Mobile, Ala.; Floy
Julia Glass, operating agent, Centcr-vill- e.
Miss.; Jcnnis Glass and Joella
Glass, sisters of Floy Glass; Thelma
Stanton, operator, Clio, S. C; C. G.
Sh Tner, combination man, Winona,
Miss.; J. B. Gibson, combination man,
Mrs. Eula Vera Orr
(and assistants), operating agent, Fer-ridLa.; Mrs. Maud Atkins, night
operator, Ruston, La.; Oda Freeman,
operator, Bcrea Telephone Company,
Berea. Ky.; Esther Brown, operating
agent. Island, Ky.; Maud Phillips, operator, Rockingham, N. C; Mrs. Anna
C. Hawkes, operating agent, Jacksonville, Beach, Fla.
:We appreciate your Business:- -
The small son of Mr.
Mrs. Tom Hale of Sandlick
Thursday and was buried
day. The child was about
year old. Intestinal trouble
the cause of its death.
Who need a tonic
no dangerous drugs.
h Use Orer
Aunt Sabina Caudill entertained with a dinner in honor of the
Clyde Grovsr McDon
It Pays to Keep
and4 a bargain in
Every Saturday 10 a. m.
to 4 p. m.
Stuart Robinson School
The short train gets to the Stuart Robinson at 8 a. m. and
leaves at 4:p.m. making it very
convenient for residents of