THE MOUNTAIN EAGLE. WHITESBURG, KENTUCKY
Burdine, Ky. Cpl. Herbert
Ray Short and Miss Rudell
Tucker were united in marr- age Friday evening, Jan. 25,
by the Rev. H. B. Scott, of
Wico, Ky. Mr. Short spent
three years in service, two
overseas- At present they are
with the bride's parents. Mr.
and Mrs. O. P. Tucker.
Where Opportunity Beckons
a democracy, opportunities for. inpividual
pro&ress are inherent. large businesses
often grow from a small store great
industries from a single idea. theke are
risks. but there is also promise of reward.
John F. "Bug" Huffman telephoned his parents. Mr. and
Mrs. John Huffman of McRob-ert- s,
Ky. He is now stationed
in the E. T. O- The call was
put through from Switzerland.
He was in good health and is
very anxious to get back to
the home soil. Formerly with
the 36 (Texas) Inf. Div. John
is now with the 625 Ord.
Movement to Grow
"Trees for Tomorrow
Washington. D. C.
rapidly spreading, nationwide
movement to grow "trees for
tomorrow" has a new leader
in Colonel William
ley, prominent American for-
ester, it was announced Friday
night, January 25, in Portland,
Colonel Greeley's appointment as chairman of the board
of directors of American Forest Products Industries, Inc.
was disclosed at a dinner given in his honor, attended by
from all parts of the nation.
Colonel Greeley will retire
from the position of secretary-managof the West Coast
which he has occupied for
18 years, to accept the appointment.
In his new work, Greeley
will head an
movement sponsored by all
the forest industries to stimulate the growing of more
trees on privately owned forest lands.
Corydon Wagner, Tacoma,
Washington, chairman of the
administration committee of
AFPI, announced the appoint
THURSDAY, JAN. 31, 1946.
ment, paying tribute to Gree- ty of California in 1901. He
ley by saying, "No man in this entered the U. S. Forest Sercountry is so generally known vice in 1904 and in 1911 was
to have more understanding appointed Assistant Forester
knowledge and to have exert- in Washington, D. C.
After serving with distinced more constructive leadership in the establishment of tion in the first World War, as
practical and progressive for- chief of the forestry section of
estry principles than Colonel the division of 'construction
and forestry, he was decoratGreeley."
In accepting the appoint- ed by America, France and
ment, Colonel Greeley stated Great Britain. In 1920 he bethat in the tree farm move- came chief of the U. S. Forest
ment America was fast mov Service and in 1928 moved ining toward a forest economy. to the position which he now
sucn as is practiced in Swed- leaves to accept his new post
en and Finland. He pointed with American Forest Prodout that those two countries ucts Industries, Inc.
were known to have forests
which today still yielded unCard of Thanks
diminished crops after more
We want to express our
than 400 years of continuous gratitude to all who were good
cutting and growing.
to help us during the sickness
"Our job is to grow more and death of our husband and
trees," he said.
"America's father, Billie Williams.
forests are one great natural Your kindness was a great
resource which need never be comfort to our hearts, also we
want to thank each and every
Colonel Greeley was gradu- one who sent flowers, also the
ated with a degree of Master Brethren who spoke so many
of Forestry from the Universi kind words, the ones who
and savings accounts -- to take advantage of
the opportunities that lie ahead.
DIMES BEAR PORTRAIT
OF LATE PRESIDENT
A limited supply of new
dimes bearing the portrait of
the late President Roosevelt is
being distributed by the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland to all banks in the Fourth
Federal Reserve District which
request them. These new
dimes will be made available
beginning Wednesday. Janu30, 1946.
Distribution of the new
.coins is being made to the
banks on the basis of population to enable the banks to
meet the probable initial de
mands of individuals who desire such
of the present Liberty-head
dime, first minted 29
years ago, will continue to be
used for trade requirements,
Treasury officials said. Only
three other Presidents have
been honored similarly by the
Treasury Department. The
portrait of Lincoln is on the
one cent piece, that of Jefferson is on the nickel and that
of Washington is on the
New York, Jan. 29. Harry
One new modern home
built of native stone, located
in Lewis Harvie Addition of
Whitesburg, Ky. If interest-Pho9 or see Mr. or Mrs.
assistant to the late President
Roosevelt, died at 11:35 A. M.
today at Memorial Hospital.
Hopkins entered the hospital last November. He had
been in ill health for several
years and resigned his White
House post last July 3, saying,
"I must take a rest."
A hospital attache said the
nature of Hopkins' illness had
not been determined.
He had been reported in serious "but not critical" condition early today.
Since leaving Washington
Hopkins had been impartial
chairman of New York City's
cloak and suit industry. He
succeeded former Mayor Jas.
J. Walker to the post. His
salary was reported to be
about $25,000 yearly.
Born in Sioux Citv. Iowa,
he became federal relief administrator during the depression years of the 1930's and
later became President Roose
velt's closest confidant-
Naval Staging Center, Pearl
Harbor, T. H. Johnny Fulton
Jr., pharmacist's mate, first
class, of Seco, Ky., is getting
ready to rejoin the ranks oi
civilians, together with thou
sands of others going through
this Naval demobilization cen
ter headed for the States.
At this staging center, the
grouped according to what
separation center they will re
port to for their final papers
They are placed aboard cargo
ships headed for the States as
soon as shipping space is
lies the Might of America
Pearl Harbor, T. H. Willie
Green, Sic, of Fleming, Ky., is
one of 1,059 Navy veterans returning to the States for discharge aboard the USS Hornet, a carrier of the "Magic
Carpet" fleet. This ship left
Guam, January 15, and is scheduled to arrive in San Francisco about January 29.
Teachers College will offer a
special short term beginning
February 6 for teachers in
county and independent school
systems which close in January or early February, and
stufor veterans and
dents who wish to begin their
college work t once.
That Runs Itself
L. Hopkins, 55, former special
SET FOR FEBRUARY 22
The second annual University of Kentucky Founders
Day will be celebrated on the
State University campus February 22, according to an announcement by U. K. officials.
Features of the celebration
will include a convocation in
the morning with Governor
S. S. Willis as speaker, a complimentary luncheon to the
Governor at noon, and a broad-oaat night.
Dies in New York
U. K. FOUNDERS DAY
Harry L. Hopkins
Lexington, Ky., Jan. 30
J. E. Palmer, Federal labor
conciliator, announced a joint
conference would be held
Thursday afternoon at Pine-villin a further effort to settle wage differences between
Kentucky Utilities Company
and the United Construction
The meeting was requested
by the union, which reported
it' would offer a new proposal
to the company, Palmer said.
A 30 per cent wage increase
was asked originally, but in
conferences last week the
union agreed to accept 15 per
cent. The company stuck to
an offer of approximately 10
per cent, however, and the
meetmg ended m a stalemate-N- o
new deadline has been
set for a strike, which would
blackout nine Kentucky and
Virginia counties, paralyzing
coal mines and other
During the war years, Americans have saved
more money than they ever. saved before. they
are prepared financially -- through the money
thev have put into war bonds, life insurance,
and Union To Meet
came into our home and helped us in so many ways. May
God bless every one, and help
our broken hearts over our
Mrs. BilliV Williams
will be THE
- the day when your Electrical living begins
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FUTURE IN LUMBER
Always one oi Its main sources ol
revenue, lumbering In the. state of
Washington holds unlimited
bUlUes. Of Its original stand of 530
billion board feet. 280 billion remain.
Demands for soft wood, pulp, plywood in industry will expand with
peace and add profits to contribute
to national wealth behind Victory
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