Aiken Journal And Review, September 10, 1930

Aiken Journal And Review

September 10, 1930

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Aiken Journal and Review (Newspaper) - September 10, 1930, Aiken, South Carolina ■mw 1 ■t L- -'•' ' ■ 'IT ■ j Nearly every family in Aiken J County read* the Journal and j Review. lf. ANo Paper Published in this Locality Equals the Journal and Review’s Circulation in Aiken County 8 PAGES mmmmm ■ I ' .. ,y. r —— —- VOL. VO NO. 37VIKEN, S. CM WEDNESDAY. SEPTEMBER IO. 1930 $2.00 a Year -5c a Copy ■ TV" ■ .......—     —.......................■'■■■"a.i..    ..■■«BYRNES U. S. SENATOR - BLACKWOOD LEADS FOR GOVERNOR —I... am S. B. Williams Elected to the House of Rep. —r Wood ward Elected County Commissioner Aa we went to press last night the indication* were that James P. Byrne* of Aiken and Spartanburg, had been elected United States Sen* ■tor, and there was great rejoicing by tile big crowd that watched the returns as they came in. When the first 50,000 votes came in Byrnes lead, and slowly hut sorely his lead increased, and when we went ta pres* it neared the 8,000 mark. There were only 87 boxes sot. sad it is generally conceded that Byrne* ha* been elected Senator. The vote stood Byrnes     .112,157 Bl caw    106.368 THE KKD OF A PERFECT DAY In the Governor’* race the vote was very close, and it may require a canvas* by the Executive committee to decide the contest. The vote stood Blackwood .    111,153 Johnston    ...    110,615 «f W The County Race* / S. B. William* wa* elected over Kitchings Mill Home Dem. Club J. P. McNair, Ja, Elected President far New Year. The Kitchings Mill Hobm Demonstration dab met at the home of Mn. J. N. Minick en Thursday after noon with Urn president, Mrs. A. P, Snyder preening, Aa this was the re-organ Nation meeting there wa* ne special demonstration given. The following officers were elected foT the ensuing year: President, Mr*. J. P McNair, Jr.j vice-president, Miss Gladys kfiniok; lae-treaturer, Mrs, Hollis Garvin; project lender, Mrs. Vance Livingston, news reporter, Mr*. Myrtle Brodie. The club was loath to give up the present president, Mrs. Snyder, but uke intends moving out of the community and can not serve. With the help of Miss Bailey the project, “Gardening and Nutrition” wa* chosen for the year*’ work. Plans were made for . K. Keenan by a vote of 4100 to the entertainment of the Council 3686. J. Wiley Woodward was elected Commissioner over C. J. Hill by a vote of 1676 to 1443. Mayt.ircta's Raeas of Farm Women which meet* with this club at Tabernacle church on September 20th. After the business session a UNOFFICIAL STATE AND COUNTY VOTE Far Scaatc Far Gavaraar ? Hoc*, af Rap. Di«t. Com. Dan Sawyer was elected Magi*- > •°<’ial hour xvas «*»joyed during I which time the hostess served de- Fulmer Sawyer lightful refreshments. mn—lim Langley- Bath School i:,lpted- and th* ‘,<>™™sion n" trate in Dial. No. 4. Hopewell Salley DISCOUNT ORDERED ^ ON VATER BILIS t FOR NOT QUARTER T wanly-Fir* Par Gaat. Cwt Order ad aa Wa tar Bill* Dae Od. Ut. At a meeting of the Commission af Public Works held last Thursday a resolution was adopted ordering a twenty-five per cent. reduction on all water billa due Oct I. This reduction la given to every one, and ie in Addition to the regular cash discount J    -    -    x, . of five per real A reduction of twenty-five pet* cent wa* also. ordered on the sewer service charge for those *living outside the city limit*. People living outside of the city have a sewer, charge to pay of 25 per cent, of the -amount of water billa. The Commission also went on I record as favoring an inspection fee of 50 cent* when new plumbing i* installed, and also requested that the j I ordinance requiring plumbers to be , properly bonded be enforced. The Commission ha* stated many times that ai soon as they could do so, that they would make a reduction in water charges. All new addition* that are required at this tim£ have been com- 88 186 169    222 j Cheater L. Lowe was elected Magistrate in Hist. No. 13 bv a vote of 116 to 99 for J. Ramie Yonce. T. R. Jones was elected in Hist. No. 7 by a vote of 244 to 196. Sawyer Jones Chinquapin    ----- Iff    90 McTier. Ne. I    43-122 McTier No. 2 . . .    24    32 desire to collect more money than is absolutely necessary. w ff i ^ NS a a $ a 2 I* m P* o rn a M aa b JO rn Uh M rn* a a -» J S S d j* E V c o U a *v •J O Aiken Centred 365 1202 1074 493 Beach Island 2 to 66 H Hopewell 67 53- 37 83 Montmorenci - 35 94 79 50 Silverton, No. 2 130 109 192 44 Vaucluse _ 103 75 34 144 Wagener 154 218 no ' 265 Clearwater, N«. i 52 SI 18 66 Shaw ________ 17 „ 36 26 i 26 Shultz_______ 42 249 225 64 Windaor .... 146 210 179 181 Ward*. No. 2 28 29 13 43 Clearwater, No. 2 130 52 22 160 Gloverville—.. 64 62 34 93 356 247 75 530 lamgley---- Salley______ 70 207 140 HI Millbrook. No. 2 95 119 118 IOO Warrenville 217 146 107 251 Millbrook, No. I 24 38 43 18 Seivern 9 9 ll 7 Belvedere 23 64 64 20 Graniteville * 401 371 187 585 Silverton, No. I 16 109 142 13 42 Shaw# Fork 38 78 74 Tabernacle New Holland 15 53 45 86 89 71 2*> 68 Bath . 140 225 131 225 Shiloh 44 37 29 52 61 White Pond 6 a 4 I 4 5 Rocky Spring 3 ■* ll) 7 17 33 33 Wards, No. I 27 23 Chinquapin 99 IIT s7 133 McTier. No. I I 3 I McTier. No. I 87 78 si Mi Total 3189 4574 3610 4157 MONTHLY MEETING of cm corn     . NEW FIREMEN ELECTED 1094 5 82 62 184 57? 307 AH II 167 230 37 26 30 64 156 III 140 34 16 33 161 us 76 r.i 122 108 34 86 19 40 17!) 48 IIH 4100 ti ca 465 26 38 ta 67 54 119 67 35 22 122 126 48 167 96 549 120 103 223 28 2 54 612 58 40 12 17 246 43 32 21 IO 89 s 41 3666 620 122 154 57 194 <1 125 37 IOO 105 37 !»6 SC 880 7 85 28 164 Ordinate* Requiring Lights on si! Vehicle* it Night ta he Strictly Enforced. 89 26 56 ll 60 1676 1443 American Team Win* At Polo The Langley-Bath Public .Schools opened on Monday morning, Sept. 8, at 6:)W, The following are the teacher* for the coming year: High Scbqol—A. J. Rutland, Principal, R. D. McIntosh, Charlton Talbert, Mi** Flora Belle Elliot, Mia* I Bernice Rauch, Miss Lidie Davis, j Mi«is Elizabeth Freeland, Miss Bur-, New Term Begin* At Aiken Institute STILLS SEIZED IN A Larga Attendance at Opening Exercise* on Monday AIKEN COUNTY Tommy Hitchcock Star* in the First Came The Aiken Institute opened on j Monday morning under the most nett, Mi** Willenn Fort, Mr*. A. J. auspicious circumstant!*. The full j Rutland. Miss .Nara Tinct.    jeorp* of renehem-wnw p*u**.nL Arui Langley Grammar School—W. R. it' seem* that the capacity of the Hanks. Principal.    Alice    Daniel,    school is taxed, as stud. i ts crowded Miss Caroline Lawton, Mins. Sal* into every department. Blount, Mrs. H. M. Trowel!, Mrs. MANY DESTROYED Sheriff How»rd Bur* Busbee. —N*i FO Lodged in Jail. Liquor Examination For Winthrop Scholarship An examination was held at tbs Aiken Court House on Tuesday, I Si pteniber 2, for a cholor-dnp at Winthrop college. Those taking the examination were Mi- »•- I.lls Kirk ce, Holla Elu'aTn th The opening exercises were held On Thursday America, with another combina-1 w. IL Lawton, Mrs. J. R. Parker, in the auditorium, which was packed was made in th tion of four young horsemen riding !Jr.t Miss Elhi Ergle, Miss Richard-like the centaurs of old, galloped off , jne Parker, Miss Marguerite Johnson, victorious in the first match with Miss EU* Padgett. Great Britain for the historic in- Bath Giammar School—J. H. ternationgl polo cup.    ,    Owen*.    Principal.    Miss    Mae    (Johnson, The final acone was IO to 5 hi Mrs. D. R. Riser, Miss Lois Lord, favor of the white-clad riders led Miss Jeannette Miller, Miss Mellene by Tommy Hitchcock, and it came McGahee, Mr*. F. L. Armstrong. suer* "Skin on -nil rail lint" ■ Savanna! N«isr j Thorpe. Catherine Edith J. Livingston urn! Mary : Moseley. The reauHa of the a ll be anni unced later. PLANNING FOR CURB MARKET IMPORTANT MEETING THURSDAY -    U*    lie    Opened    Tue*d*J Saturday of F.arh Week •XHiuination The Sheriff Buya a Gallon close to being a complete rout in the final half. A colorful crowd, officially estimated at 45,500, the greatest that ever witnessed a polo match, saw the American* come from behind, gain a lead of 5 to 3 in the fint half and then, with a spectacular finish, double their advantage in the last four periods. A* a result of* their decisive triumph, the American team is now a prohibitive ^favorite to capture the aeries in two straight game* and sue- and I homas Martin, of restfully defend the trophy they have : Mass., Sunday evening, on held for ten year*. It was seventh straight victory Deputy Sheriff Beauford arrested Jan. W. Smith, of Fall River, Mans., Boston, charge the I of wrecking the Plunkett School for the house and destroying the piano. with patrons and chulan*. Supe fin- tion of the count' tendent McGarity presented County river and n I ti1' gallon still wa- di Superintendent of Education K. I), stroyed. Five boxes of beer contain Smith whovread a scriptual lesson, ing about 2,500 zillions wen* a1 a after which L'r. P. J. McLean lead found. The still wa not in opera:    n, the assembly in prayer. P. F. Henderson, Esq., formally opened the school term in a talk to While Sheriff ll ward wa.* raid on *C. & W. C. R\. the splendid new addition to the last Saturday he hail a new cxpcri-building, and asked for full co- ence. Seeing a darkey, he asked hun operation of every one to make the where he might buy some whiskey, term a success.    land contracted fur one gallon. The Ho introduced State Senator John i man hurried awa1-, and soon returned F. Williams, who made the speech with the whi-key in a sack. I he of the occasion. He paid a splendid .Sheriff asked hun if tho whiskey tribute to the late D. S. HendeYson. was good and the <iarke\ n plied, who gave so much of his time to the "It is the same kind that I soul building of the school.    you before". Of course the darkey The organization <>f th* , loo I i* wa-, mistaken in * cu • mer. .<• -I being mad** this week ami within a soon learned bet:* r when .Sheriff if Com me rn md Of Mrs. Blanche Gates. Miss Elizabeth ‘eachers and pupil*. He referred «, ing near Bushet Boyaworth, Mrs. Bertha Davis Price. ___ %______________ Arrested For Wrecking School House Two Men from the North Confected to the Crime few davs this will be completed and cla-s recitations begun. The enrollment this year promises to be larger than ever Im*fore. shoved him into an automo-rushed h in to the county These two men were making their way South and whoa they .struck Aiken county thby ramped near Plunkett’s pond. and got on a jag. United States over England in cup competition since 1921, The second match is scheduled next Wednesday. The twin stars of Saturday’* tri- j They tried to get into several filling umph for America were Erie Pedley i stations and home* of people, and of California, playing at No. I, in; Anally went into the school building. Four Federal Officers Destroy Stills hi# first international match, and J They found an axe in the building. 22-year old Earle A. S. Hopping, and proceeded to hack the piano to j who justified his belated selection by ! pieces, knock out the window sashes, Captain Hitchcock for the vital No. and break up several seats and 2 position by performing spectacu- desk*. This happened Sunday af-]ftr]y    ternoon, and several people heard Supported from the backfl* Id by the noise. Mr. Beaufort was called their Bng-hitting captain, Hitchcock, and arre.-ted these two young men. and bv their almost equally long-hit- j In a conversation with a reported ting, hard*riding Winston Gue*t, the from this imper they admitted ^ear* American forward pair constantly J ing up the school house, and hack-harai*sed the British defense. Pedley j ing the piano to pieces. When asked led both teams in scoring with five | why they did this they were unable goals, Four of them came in the ' to tell. The officers said they were first period. Hopping contributed under the influence at whiskey . thssjL. nisrktraJiL Stitls Found in Many F Bund Near Two Day*— White Pond Howard bib* and jail. The darkey win* named Rule Williams and tho Short4 *    ........ that he was wanted in Barnwell county for murder comm)!’* I s me years ago. On Sunday She! ff Dyches, of Barnwell came to Aiken for the prisoner. Morris Newton was* arrested at Bush, charged with having whiskey in his posses’-son. He was found with one-half gallon ami one pint. Near Ellenton. on Saturday, Sheriff Howard and Deputy San School Begins At Graniteville T o Graniteville School open*d f r the next -•■*- >>n'- work, Tuesday. September 2, Aith an enrollment of 589. Th« follow :?)g compo .*■ the faou! t v : Mi** Mary Jo Drake ford, It Mr*. .Margaret (ItiffiR, 1st B; Miss I abel Bros) ie, 1st Mr* Sad ye Parker, 2nd A; Mrs, .Jeannette Bvrd, 2nd B; Mrs. Minnie Aquatile ha u rn, 2nd O'; Mr®. Essie A rte berry, "id A; Mrs. Mattie Bearden, 3rd ll; Mrs. Jaunita Schroder, 4th V; Miss R<ea Bates, 1th B. Grammar Grade ker, arithmetic; M i .• id hist nrv ; Mi Ii-Ii; Mi * ne Sadie Miss J Henry Jnr-• ('alhetinc Mc Dorothy Cook, Jordan, reading i -t- Bushi*. g<to xin Chamber Aiken, with the help of other civic organization^ and tin City of \iR«*n. have provided a building for the use of the people of Aiken County a- a community market. This place is to In- known as the Aik* n County Club Market, which w ll he run under the -upervis; rn of the Extension Department. This building ie located on Newberry Street between the City office and swimming pool, and will he equipped for stands and plenty of room for display product*. The plan is to open the City Council vu kept in tension for a number of Hour* on Monday night, many matters of importune# coming up for consideration. Dr. B. C. McLean, a member of the Park Commission, was present to discuss the project of forming a new park on Laurens street, offending From the Presbyterian church corner to the Dibble Memorial Library. He asked that council pay for the curbing. The matter wa* discussed for sometime. Some councilmen questioned the adviaibiiity of tho park as the postoffice area wa* already; conjested, especially in the winter. Alderman Etheredge stated that there was a great Incline in this street, and if all drain water was diverted to the side* Hie drains would have to be concreted. It was thought lieut to study this question before definite decision wai made. Mr. Roland Murray asked that the city lease the lot on the corner of York street and Abbeville avenue, north of the old folks home, for the purpose of building a miniature golf course for colored people. He asked for a two year lease and offered sum of $5.00 per month. Council favored the blea but voted to leave the matter in the hands of the director# of the Old Folks Home. Mr. Henry Smith asked for a light at the intersection of Henry street nod Barnwell avenue. This was gianted. .Mr. and Mrs. C W. Clark, through their caretakers, petitioned for a light ih front of their residence on Fairfield street, Referred to the ; Street committee w ith power to act, I A communication was received from Mi Marion J. Pellew suggesting that an ordinance should he adopted requiring all vehicles and automobiles to have the proper rear lights while driving at night. There — already an ordinance covering (hi- mutter, and council ordered it enforced. I i »•* committee having in charge •ho marking of streets reported that thee    had    let    a    contract    to W, G. Mi I ii tv r<    to    paint names    at 15 cent* per ! an > These names are to be painted, when possible, on curbings. \ communication wa- read from \V J. Kimball and W T. Pritchard ingesting that a license be adopted f,.r    beet    metal    workers.    Suggestion ah-    agreed    to    and the    license wan made $15.00, Licens* f.>r busses doing inter- *vollt town business, was fixed of $50.00. This ie hided trucks also. The question of license for inter- fog tremendous distance*. Not only was Hopping a big factor on attack, but he outrode and outgeneraJled his star Bruiah opponent, < apt. * Pat Roark. Roark, no match at rough-riding for his 190-pound young opponent. wa* prevented from scoring a single goal from th# field. His one contribution to the scoring came on a foul ~n th# first pec-udL It remained for the veteran Anglo-Argwwtin# 42-year-old larwis L. Federal officer* Robinson, Andrew* and Walter Sheppai I de<troy-ed four stills* in Aiken county last week. On Sunday, on Cedar (’n ek, near one-half gallon < f Round Top school h<<u*e a 120 gal saw him pour oh' Ion '-nil wa# destroyed. The- still was not in ope rat un ('n Monday, a: the head of Webb’s pond three miles north i>f White Pond. a OOO gallon still was found, • HH' ferment* r-. '''"ii    ira!I    •»■*    <>f men graphy. ll I,rll t, , > • -n I '■ AT - ■ .Ic A! TA. I M lidn *: t I .Alai AT rs. ( > n; I Mrs. .J—\L-~ Atte Phillips, language ; Mr . Mat-and ami history; ie < Harm r,- home economics; abel Ken’ rn. English; Miss Jennings, science; Miss Mat-1 ■ Ralev. commercial subjects; ,tn,i »r la Franklin, physical clue [award M. Byrd. Supt. Edgar Mitchell Piano. tnaikct twice each week or Tuesday and .Saturday, from H to IO o’clock town burses und trucks came up for A. M. Me are now in position to J diMussion. it being reported that have a year i >ami market in Aiken, j , ;ain et>mpanies had refused to •ss of weather we might sell vegetables, canned and cured products, urge variety of products too n '-i Im! here, many of ■OU pos-ihh had not thought reg ar Ile] fruits and ii numerous whi h you of. (’om** ti Thursday at Itta to -to use thi advnrtage .dec t off if Int mr. • r >r The fees are and $35.00 for the market budding on nm ning', S* oft mb' r I vt h, 'T-l-srk and b*)’- ge* featly market t » the greate*' \V« Mint ta organize. ors, make rules and regu • hi* oj)* I at ion of ti •* mar-- grading, \< «ck nr. and mg. ion md (or di Briton able to score throughout the last half and single-handed kept the American defense busy. Among the cottage colony who winter in Aiken who occupied 4x»*i»» were:    A, C. Bostwick, Henry VV. Bull, Mr* Averell Clark, ( barie- VV Clark. J. C Cooley, G. Maurice Hecksrber, Thom#* Hitchcock. Jr., Thomas Hitchcock, Sr., Adrian Iselin, C Oliver Iwelm, A Ladle# bra mar, W, <k*adby Loaw. Col. R. R McCorm.4 k. W J. Hahs on I. f. ti..... ’ ll vs us in got away, One mile n 30 gallon fermenters Two rn 11*-200 gal! f ab>»ut 60 gall" ftrmenters . f operation but the north of * iis still w a# ’earner outfit, and two deis raided J. L. W < other-' ani whisked ine-haD p WLL arrested. Robert Busher , 16, and Lamb. 15, two w lite boy*, w rested at a still about two above Vaucluse h1. Sherit 4 and dcput *■- M • Ine-'ay. were Arilli gilt lo Trie i uuuly have since been released The -till, ahi rn ’ 59 jrallon wa* confiscate!!. I founi Th* : int Hi ll * ward * boy* j,t.i aiel -i bond. a; a* tty Pete Bostwick Rides Aiken Trained Horse d. rah WI, Pur*«* of $11.600 in • I wn and One-Hnlf Mil*- Race and de t" ■Ruler ’ . I ? Bit Still Near Oak wood from th;* still wa- a till, 21 fermenter- of on# capacity, and three 400 gallon capacity Total amount 2,600 gallons of beer was GIRL SCOUT MFE TING Lac#*, to aaa# th# British from betag thoroughly routed. (Jtviag Hitchcock Stoddard, VV H, Vanderbilt, F H . keen tuaate #t «#«n turn. L*«*y j »^t*de. J Wat.on Webb. Harry a.—a KOI# thr## if Ute    Whiteey,    Mn. William Wood broke through to iv* British goads. H# wa. th# only I tnrj. WHI I a un 2et(Un The Girl So u' Held at 4 o'clock noon* at the Ho ft# month* i ee-ting rsday after ■m th# nact A big -till w ,* miles pi*’ < f aft# moon. Thu outfit* f -und wa* a big out new steam bol would hold ab mash. The ~t Sunday nit bt gallon* of rn**’ ber of tack* o! ley wa* /«»u#d fruit jars A f wised about throe . , I 11 M .sat one of the best in same months, and fit, There wa# a h;g rf, with 39 vat* that It 15,000 gallon* f J had bern operated but about 10,000 wa* dump* I A nuns real, sugar and bar-ar d twelve ca*#* uf ae deep wall was * i* Park t rent on SaTlii rn rn# >f $11,609. I lr was victo a two a • V    14 W «s year that ' h ta tion has an Aiken my | the 1 •mil I VI. 4 , Rub- lay, aivi Pi* f.r ti ann con shown in prndui <• Thf ri#t must co flub mar on4Ii ('ar irk of or -e you if am if a take out license-, 150.00 for buss*# ’ rui'kh. Tw new firemen were elected to 'ak* the place of Herbert Kyles, Jr., ar ; J F .ABTarty, "ho could not • i • . Tho-* elected were Frank Hat ley and Jam*- Stiuib* A iuI*' wa adopted that all firo-01**• must register al the fir*' station wit} sn thirty minutes sifter each tire, tating ti:.4hey attended the fire a'd >eI4f*orued their dtlties. • itv trea .nr -ubmitted the following rep* rn I: i hand Aug I < a Be. .I during month Disburser Ba hi nee I He, ti $6 "no h Th* ( on bani i e ip ta indue .J row etl. nm mission "f d the foil*!wi hand \ li ne. $1,735.80 7,3 I 6 31 $9,052.1 I $3,849.29 >5.2''2.29 ■.I the *ura oi Public Works ig report; $1 1,85 ' 97 1,5 17.99 1:6,39 7 96 ii "81,19 $10,016 47 i n‘ -■ibinitted here v 19 la Woman s Auxiliary Aiken Co. Hoapital Th f 1,000 V 'A T d * probably C J deputies H in'** Au ail I# v ftMfftikl 12th* at hi Alk* Oil s' 9 CONFERENCE Al SHAWS FORK BAPTIST CHURCH V I nference #01 be held at Sh* * •* hock Bapt lit church next Jiwn :** Seme inportant bu vines# * ti be attended ti A!) members ;