MRS. ROGER KERSEY
should have gone fishing with
General has the program next
week and we are sure it will be
On October third and fourth,
I spent two most interesting and a good one so come on out and "FOR THE HOMEMAKERS"
stimulating days in Louisville at let's keep our attendance up.
by Lois B. Robinson
the Governor's Conference on
Education. I was sponsored by
Some of the homemakers
have not picked up their caL
and was recommended to them by Mrs. Fred OCT. 8th and 22nd.
endars yet. If you're in Whites-burg- ,
G. Morgan, Tenth District Pres- Marlowe
you may drop in and pick
ident. I am certainly grateful to Little Colly
yours up. They're very handy
Mrs. Morgan and the state or- Daniel
ganization for the privilege of Isom
participating in this conference. Blair Branch
If your're planning to refin
To open the conference, the Sycamore
ish that piece of furniture that
keynote address was given on
is hid somewhere in the attic or
Wednesday morning by Dr. Rob- OCT. 9th and 23rd
basement, you might be inter
ested to know that the most
ert R. Martin, Superintendent of Stuart Robinson
popular pieces of furniture on
Public Education, whose chal Elk
lenging theme was, "Advancing Carcassonne
the market today are replicas of
wnat our grandmothers used.
Education in Kentucky".
In order to bring out the beauty
At the afternoon session, we Campbell's Branch
of the wood, you need to know
met in our designated groups Turkey Creek
three things. These are: "How
of about ten people each, at 30 Cedar Grove
to Remove the Old Finish",
tables, in the grand ballroom. Big Branch
"How to Condition the Wood
These groups were composed ot Fleming Grade
for Refinishing" and Applying
New Finishes." We have leaf
leaders and lay people, and were Tom Biggs
lets in our office, giving this
a blend of different locations, as McRoberts
information in detail. Why not
well as professions. We discuss- Little Creek
come in and pick one up and
minute periods Hemphill
see how easy it is to makei
two of the four main conference Democrat
something old look beautiful
again, and give you years of
"What is the Role of Education Camp Branch
Above High School Level IncludANOTHER IDEA
ing Adult Education?" Our re- OCT. 17th and 31st
Have you thought of giving
your children gifts for handi
corders took notes as we talked Kingdom Come Settlement
to each other in regard to the Hurricane Gap
craft this year. There are sev.
questions relating to the topic Bear Branch
eral things your youngsters
headings. At the end of the dis- Coyles Branch
might like, such as making alum
cussion periods, our group lead- Ingram's Creek
inum trays, painting wooden
ers met, and a consenus of all Whitco
trays, making a straw purse for
groups' feelings and remarks OCT. 1th and 29th
the spring outfit, textile paint
ing, etc. These items provide
Kingdom Come Creek
At the banquet Wednesday Hot Spot
hours of interesting, creative
night, Mr. Jesse Stuart, Ken- Middle Dry Fork
tucky's famous author, was our Upper Dry Fork
AN IMPORTANT EVENT
and his Smoot
In a few days, you will be
address was highly entertaining Mill Branch
getting a notice about a meeting
in your community. This meetThe next morning, our discus- U. Z.
ing is for the purpose of letting
sion groups met again to debate Lower Kings Creek
you know the signs to look for
the latter two topics, "How Can Middle Kings Creek
to detect cancer at an early
We Get Enough Good Teachers Upper Kings Creek
stage and thus getting treatment
Can Upper Cowan
and Keep Them-- " and "How
in time. As you know, an adWe Obtain a Continuing Public Middle Cowan
vanced stage of cancer is usInterest in Public Education in Little Cowan
ually fatal. It's very easy to not
Order to Build and Operate Our Ermine
notice cancer, because some
Schools?" All the topics were Middle Colly
times it fails to cause any pain
and the supplement- Upper Colly
or discomfort until it is in an
ary questions produced many Cram Creek
advanced stage. So make it a
recommenda- Pise Creek
point to attend one of the
During the afternoon session, Mayking
an analysis of the conference. Maggard's
SANDLICK AND COLSON
was presented by Dr. Frame Kx. Pert Creek
of the Univer- Thomas
sity of Kentucky. We then heard Lewis
The Sandlick and Colson Home
reports from the Eolia
makers met jointly on Thurs
various discussion groups.
day, October 4, at the home of
an assem- OCT. 16th and 30th
Meeting so diverse
Mrs. Glenn Clay, who is a mem
blage of people, all so vitally Sergent
ber of both clubs.
was a Thornton
interested in education,
Mrs. Hattie Profitt, President
experience. I feel op- Lower Millstone
of the ColsonCamp Branch Club
in Upper Millstone
timistic now that education
called the meeting to order and
Kentucky faces a happier, more Millstone Camp
presided. The lesson "Trends in
Home Furnishings" was given
Mrs. Roger Kersey.
by Mrs. Irene Reynolds.
Delicious refreshments were
served by the hostess to sixteen
The next meeting of the Sand
lick Club will be with Mrs.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER. 11, 1956
ment should contact Sergeant
Cook at the Army Recruiting
Office locatesd at Whitesburg,
P. O. Each Monday or by tele
phoning Hazard, Kentucky main
Children left alone and trapped by fire accounted for one
out of every three child fire
victims last year in this country
estimates the National Fire Protection Association.
c. we are interested in!
WHY I LIKE
By Philip Kincaid
YOUR ROTARY BULLETIN
Five members of the Little
Cowan Homemakers met
like the Bookmobile because home of Beulah Caudill for the
it brings good books to read October meeting. The program
was conducted in the usual man
They have stones about cow ner.
boys, Indians, and other stones
The October lesson being on
like Geography, and History.
"1956 Trends of Home Furnish
The bookmobile has a very ings", was discussed among the
nice book Keeper, iney ai&u ict members.
you have the books you want
Since some of the members
and that you like best. I have were energetic enough to obtain
never seen any store or shop or public work, it was decided
any business that I like better among the group to meet at
than the bookmobile.
night at 6:30 O'clock so these
In your summer vacation you ladies could help with the pro- more
pan make the' summer
pleasant by reading the books.
Absent Lewis, Dr. Bach, D.
As we promised you last week
Myrel was all ready and waiting
for this talk on Insurance hav
ing spent the past twelve days in
battling the flu. Anyway, his
illness hasn't dulled his enthusiasm for insurance it seems. At
least, he did his usual excellent
job of giving us an interesting
Jimmie reports our average
WHY I LIKE
atteandance for the past quarter
was 88.87 percent which isn't By Sue Hammonds, Isom School
too bad but could have been betThe first reason why I like
ter. Nine members were 100 per
the bookmobile is that it is free
cent for the quarter.
for all the schools of Letcher We are glad to welcome Rev. County to get books for the puMeyers as a member of our club ipls to read the entire school
Gene having been a member of vear. Thev have interesting
the Olive Hill Club before com- books, they have books that are
ing here probably Coy won't suitable for all ages and grades
get a chance at him. He may be and through reading and stuay
able to instruct some of us in ine books you can gain knowl
edge. Some schools do not have
having some aiuicuny nhnrips and if it were not for
in finding out the facts of the thP hnokmobile the
Jimmie, Dave, Otis that school wouldn't have books
and D. W. all went bird hunting to enjoy and it would be hard
but we haven't been able to find for some pupils to find books
out which one holds and which make reports on in
one shoots. Someone suggests Another reason is that
at $5.00 per, everybody change the books every month
tVint Pives more man one
wanted to hold. Sounds too com
us. Maybe we person a chance to read a book.
... so delicious
ou7 wear a smile of
Grand Champion Shorthorn female of the 1956 Kentucky
State Fair is Acadia Rosewood Rachael 4th, owned by Cyrus
Eaton, Northfield Ohio. 'She is pictured above being admired
by a group of Shorthorn Lassies, ladies auxiliary of the Ameri- can Shorthorn Breeders Association. Left to right; Mrs. J. H.
' ver5a,le "irs, james in. mtk, maysvine; wirs. jonn
T. Campbell, Ghent: Elizabeth Tandv. Aurora. Ind.: Mrs. Wal
lace Campbell, Frankfort, Mrs. Thomas Piatt, Lexington with
R. Y. Welch, Madisonville, Ky., purchasing agent of Mr. Eaton's
West Kentucky Coal Co., at the halter.
Since this is the beginning of
a new year let's all work hard
and strive for a successful year
during the abence of our Home
Agent, Roberta Holcomb.
Our next meeting will be at
the home of Louame Banks, Nov
FAT HOG SHOW HELD
The TrLCounty 4-Fat Hog
Show was held October 6, with
honors going to
Albert Engle of Perry County.
The grand champion weighed
in at 320 pounds and brought
Albert prize money of $17.00.
The reserve Champion owned
by Willke Mitchell of Roxana,
Letcher County weighed 210 lbs
and gave Wilkie $12.00 in prize
standing hogs at this annual
pi easure and satisfaction
the premium flavor,
of JFG Special.'
SGT. COOK ANNOUNCES
The United States Army is ac
cepting enlistments in the 11th
which is scheduled to go to Germany in the fall,
local Army recruiter announced
The 11th will join the 7th
Army is Germany under the
Army's Unit Rotation plan.
Sergeant Cook explained that
men enlisting under this plan
will take their basic training
at Camp Chaffee, Arkansas, and
will join the 11th after the com
pletion of their basic training.
The 11th presently is training
at Fort Knox, Kentucky.
Unit Rotation, Sgt. Cook said
is an Army plan devised basically to replace an oversea unit,
with a freshly trained and
Individuals who desire further
information about enlistment in
the 11th Armored Cavalry Regi
and wve money on many valuable article
SAVE JFG COUPONS
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These days you'd rather take it
easy somewhere than be thinking about your furnace, But H.B.
Reedy Plumbing and Supply
on Webb Avenue in Whitesburg
Kentucky wants to remind you
how quickly the first chilly dayi
can come and then the rush will
be on, with everyone wanting
heating plant service of one kind
or another. This is the perfect
time of year to get ready for winter. H. B. Reedy Plumbing and
Supply can completely check
your fu ranee or heating system,
and by doing it early saves you
dollars in fuel costs later on.
Then too, H. B. Reedy wants to
remind you that waiting for
parts you may need may take a
few days, and in the coldest
weather this could cause you
more expense and inconvenience
Call 2621. Make an appointment
to have your furance controls
checked, your boiler drained and
cleaned by expert service men,
who can make sure you avoid
some of those uncomfortable experiences furnace trouble can
bring. If you wish to convert
to automatic heat, now is the
best time to do it, while your
heating plant is shut down. For
any type of furnace or heating
plant installation, and service on
your furnace, call 2621. That's
H. B. Reedy Plumbing & Supply
on Webb Avenue, in Whitesburg
2xc - 27 11
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