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Aiken Journal and Review (Newspaper) - June 18, 1930, Aiken, South Carolina Nearly «**ry family in Aiken County rn ads the Journal and .JUwHWf, ......... VOL. 60—NO. 25No Piper Published in this Locality Equals the Journal and Review’. Circulation in Aiken County SIAU CAMPAIGN OPENED TUESDAY EIGHT CANDIDATES FOR GOV. Hie Candidates for Stat* Office Will Villi Aiken on Saturday "tfi;:.Tp„„d swim* pool OPENED YESTERDAY AIKEN, S. C., WEDNESDAY, JUNE IO, 1930 Ro, Hazel, of Jbka.toa, Los- Ufa in the “Accidental Drowns ” Committee to Study Hospital Needs WEST HAYNE AVE TO BE PAVED $2.00 t Year-Sc a Copy — ,    .    morning and afternoon Roy Maid, a young man about 22    —— years aid. rwitknt of Johnston, wa* Mi.. Ma, Wkita, of August., Etmm, mobWh"n hi* aUt<’‘!    t4"“m4    «"d    UU    S.,.    tty hospital mobil# left th# highway and plunged •■*. »■ Charta/    itfcuttoa    are    m>n« into tho Graniteville pond. Miller!     _    I    L    f    «**P*ctally ST **“ *»«•! Tlw Aik*»    i-ooi    on*,    od wh    u“color' A meeting Was held Monday by re pro,.rustivM 0f several organist- CONTRACT AWARDED FRIDAY tm** of th# city to discuss plan# fur th. impr.v.nwnt e *. Aik«,    Cow.ilt„. E"‘t£rE5u TERM OF CRIMINAL COURT Hold* Fine Meeting on Friday Morn-in*. Many Matters Discussed. The political campaign la this Mala opened yesterday. •£ the Stat*    __ Hazel, bi *~£'^r;rz Um» and the    Senatorial candidate at ■>•*—.... Florence. The hat of entries doted Asphalt to ha Laidr JI Paring on Pendleton St roe!. TM* Mill of thia in- rwanly Feat Wide, to Connect with., The TO Executive'' Committee of the « I*. Auviii.rv    a    ii. '-•Hyenas ta Aiken TRY LEROY JACKSON on Monday at 12 M. A new candidate in the person of John J, McMahon, signed the pledge on the lag! day, making a total of eight candidates for Governor. The candidates for alate officers, after Lexington, go to* Saluda; then —    —v v* »«|»----—/ •""■"•"i with Mise May automobile.    white of Augusta, in charge. Miss According to eye witnesses, the White baa been specially trained in machine reached a sharp turn in the both playground recreation and road. known aa Seven Gates, plunged from the pathway and into the water before the driver and his companion could jump out. Johnson Woman’s Auxiliary to tbs Aiken County Hospital held its regular meeting Friday morning, June 13th, st the Dibble Memorial Library, The meeting was interesting and a commitJ, (    t0    *PP°im fund»- friday let the contract for report at another ^ting " Th * f ** Ptvin(C of W<,,t ,Ij|yn«*    "'I’    tn*“uwr’    Mr8’ K L Gunter meeting. I he fof- to the city limit*, to the Greenville I'****** h»v,n* P**d out 1235.00 to- 10lk.~Jurors Yesterday. on Monday, Juno for Court Drawn *pnrt* a"d h“ Md several lowing committee was named    oner „ yam experience in teaching swim- Fro* Aiken Relief Hoeieiv rw    ******    (o„ for U cents ming and life saving. She is well H. J. Ray, J. R. Hailey Ind u Z m S<purf yard’ Thi*    of -    «    -......meg qualified to make the pool something | W. Muckenfu*    'paving is about 3,000 feet with a to-coo as. ai taK S ~ "    Tl    '°“ then to Aik,. W Lv *£££. •"”«»»,^T» TIT' bl* 'lh    i',“titUt,M    *«•>    «•    H.    C*ZT'    *•    , 7"' rirr T' IS — a a.    TLVT tpr^nhe ^ a- ,**, -S^MVfSK srr- —    ---rx—w •    SH""- iw    .eSjuSS'    **    tnm    *"    b'    UDY    STUNNED    BY    LIGHTNING    taXr"'"'" ' Then- whit he ipecizl rlSMM in ta. DURING STORM HfesTERDAY I TK .    . The contractor will Wednr<«iay at Florence; Above to I Haxel’a bodv wa* nm in ii,,, ,    , Marion Thursday; to JlarUngton PH-(and the ten na, A;M^ igjiff    for    those    who! day and dose “TR#    Iii Bishopville.    C0WrP(i I ,    , ,    *[*    to    teach    the    techn|.que    of TU' ,    j covered the bodjr resting on thi* *trr^ Hf„i ,L.Vr„ nUn r. t- r, Tl«- Mhnrnw-aw i 1,4 of c.ndi; ;p»nd    .nd It nu brought to „n„d. Any™, be ---- -    ...T*    AOIIUI    ptriiu IJLUllU dates    for United    States Senate and    the suWace On eiamin.t;„« if State    offices:    (oond    ‘    "ny of the.,. cl„,„ rczul.rly. or. I Kind Hut Haul, neck had been    der to net the mo>t out of tbs rn, t„, Stat, Office. ,    SI^’T^n    thrmn    W*in*'    “«n.,.lio«ld enroll Witt the director For governor:    A.    H.    William.,    ‘ pinnae    t0°k    th*    |    "'there    will    be no rh.r- •g«*s for admission to the pool or for Yeffierday during th. rain lightning struck the farm houfic of .... Mr Tom Morris, about three and a wishing to attend    from    Aiken,    on Edgefield Florence; I, C. Blackwood, Spartan burg; Olin D. Johnston, Spartan burg; W. "W. Smoak, Walterboro; R Beverley Herbert, Columbia; W. ll Keith, Greenville; A. F. Lever, Lex ington; John J. McMahan, Columbia. For lieutenant governor; Harley, Barnwell; James O. pard, Edgefield. For secretary of state:    Harry D. Calhoun, Columbia; W. P. Blackwell, Columbia. For attorney general:    John M. Daniel, Greenville; Sam M. Wolfe, Anderson; James H. Sullivan, Laurens. For comptroller general:    L.    A. Searson, Allendale; A. J. Beattie, Columbia. For state superintendent of educa- •    r*.* ii    ....... tow.inmniwii m, uj^i p00| <)(- fof s»«ra’ u, »7 *r'; T" t,mt '""truetiem. Thia briny, to the bey, cen,,el water entenna the canal land eel, cf Aiken a .plendid eppot- ZI <LZ« i”,"w m“"! *    ">"*** k'."«Wss niched Twi !h    H W*t<>r A *"»d epportu- tely    ic    the    ell    Th    Un,bl,'    wi» *» I™ In reduce and n    ^h«    road.    The    young men    slims to become plump. Sh« ,Z    ll"    dl^n:tion'”, V*u- I< "ill bs rementlr.twd thi. pool i'.m T    ,    bas bf*en operated the past four years daith cf lll!7r 'nTf**“d ,h‘Jby the Alkfn Kiwtoi. Club. From Uh of Hazel on Holiday, and the wventeen hundred to two,I Lu.L»i”,io"w“',*"i"rr” t *- —*    - wn by the youngsters of Aiken, W    ss    TT......~    however, thi* year they will have negro IVlan    -mething more than a mere good I ak D I I*'011, !o    forward to. In the    Back I    The management of the po,,I will w if    oui    _______ !b* in charge of a committee repre- nn ti J ^0t    ^    C0H#y    sentin^r th‘* CilY of Aiken, The Civic j Thursday night on    Abbeville    ave-    league, The Student Club, The Kb nue, between    Cheaterfleld and    New    warns f lub and The Chamber of! Commerce. road, and partially destroyed the building and badly stunned Mrs. Morris. Medical attention was called, but fortunately Mr*- Morris was not badly hurt. I about th* Jfltb «t»rm, must be completed by September The trlit Greenville Ctinipany wa cst of three bidders. The county authoritiu ed to finish the paving way to connect with road. and it is underst< can be arranged. the mile i the work job 1st of by the cheap- ward the plaster table for the bos pita!, leaving a remainder in the bank of $210,84. Mn. B, F. Kthemdge, chairman of [the .Sowing Committee reported . made. Towels {hemmed) fift, Ttiapepf) 76, gowns 2. curtains 22 pair. Mended: Gown* 87, cases 32, spread* 40, sheets 68, towels 6.    ‘    ^ Mrs. R. G. Tarrant, for the surgi-cal dressings committee reported made during April and May; Wij>«g 1,100, pails 125. The members of the Auxiliary .were happy to jade unit:    liix the first time Ha C. A. Sanders the 1 will be ask- of this road-the Augusta 'Od that this CORRESPONDENT SAYS CITY COUNCIL SOLD PART OF STREET POR MO Declare* that Council Ha* No Right to Sell City Property and Deed Is Worthies* Aiken, S. C„ Jon, ii;, Mayor To the Honorable Council; 1930. tnd elu tion; John E. Swearingen, Columbia; berry streets. Both men are colored. James H. Hope. Columbia; M- M. The bullet entered Corley’s back and Wilkes, Florence.    4    [ranged    upward,    lb    was    rush,-ti to -Ear . commissioner of agriculture, A lites    -for    trcKtmcnr commerce and industry; James W. and yesterday it was reported that Shealy, Columbia; R. Homer McAdams, Due West; D. L. Smith, Walterboro. For adjutant general; James C. Dozier, Columbia. For »t*tg treasurer:    Julian    *H. Scarborot^ch. United States Senate For United States senate:    Leon W. Harris, Anderson; James F. Byrnes, Spartanburg; Coleman L Blesse, Newberry. United States Congress he would recover. ( orley wast* going to a play with three colored women, and Bell met them and a-ked Corley if he was ready for battle. Corley replied that he was not, as he had nothing New Funeral Home Opened In Aiken ®f ifcent date my barn nut bern received t6 fight with. Bell said “there Gentlemen: Your letter or notice requiring me to moi e of Beaufort Street ha and carefully noted While- my lot is nu' cent tojhe said aire* I six feet thereof, and I the said street in par', or attempting to eon part of said street to _injures my property and deprive m, The Hallman A Crawford Funeral and u11 oth<‘r of th“ ‘itixens <»f A; Hallman Home A Crawford Open Modern ■t 918 Laurens Street. ac ■ laity adju it is cc it h: n the closing of Hundi by conveying Vt the greater ny one greatly oluding fbi* City except wbt n required by the city for street purposes, I am informed that you conveyed a part of this -,tr»*<*t mea-uring 27 by 255 feet to Mrs. MiUhoff, an,I a part measuring 96 by 345 feet more ir l'*s-s bi ii, Clarkson, to order t" gel their consent to clos< this part pf said -trcc-L A:..a, Uu*4. v*^. «oW- 1,1 Home announces in this issue th«*)k*n* ot th<‘ ri,i:ht to '*"• free u«o th,-re- tend For national houae of representative*: For congress from the First district: Thomas $. McMillan, Charleston. From Second district:    Butler    B. Hare, Saluda; Claude M. Aman, Beaufort; John F. Williams, Aiken. From Third district: Fred H. Dominick, Newberry, From Fourth district: John J. McSwain, Greenville. From Fifth district: W. F. Steven-sonr Cheraw; Z. V. Davidson, Chester. From Sixth district: AHard H. Casque, Florence. From Seventh district: H. P. Fulmer, Orangeburg; D. R. Sturkie, North. •e.k    et    ...    a ll UUU Iii    In    LO IS    J VSI It 11 th** where you are out of luck and orion- r i    * od fir..    TU- i, t    nil    opening    of    their    new    established fire.    Two shots were fired, but    ,,lu    , i    m    ment at JIB i-aurens stre<*t ■,»,,i •„ only one bullet took effect    T7., Sett WM „ops,| "« * b».l co „n    ,    ”d lb* darkey. He drifted Aiken from |to 2Srd    " ,9'h ^Charlotte,    N’.    C. After    the shooting    v ,u urili k    , ,l ma .    , ,    ,    ^    iou    will    be    impressed    w th thp (he filed, and has not been arrested,    i p*f„ii„nr« .v,    ,>    , „ _ ‘ xcellence of the new funeral Home AIKEN FLOWER SHOW Solicitors’ Races All flower lovers are looking for-! ward to the Flower Show, which' will j be held here next November, as usual. But there cannot be a .successful flower show without bits of flowers, so the chairman of the show begs everyone who is interested to prepare to exhibit some flowers or plants. There will be classes for chrysanthemums, of all kinds, dahlias, cosmos, marigold*, and ferns and pot plants. J This rainy spell will help our gardens. It is not too late to set out plants of hardy chrysanthemums, cosmos or marigolds. Any one desiring these plants should telephone to Mrs. B. C. McLean, chairman. Th# interior of the building has been, done over and arranged for the new business, A reception room has been provided and properly furnished. A-nother large room, the chapel, will bes very convenient for funeral services. There are also several show rooms and an embalming room. The very latest equipment has been purchased including a large I grave chapel. The Henney NU-3-Way hearse arrived last week. This is the very of as a highway I nm informed that the street of the Cjty are dedicau.i to the Ctfy for street purposes, and while this particular street has never been opened {br street purposes, the City Council has no poiser or right in my opinion to convey this street to any private party, to the prejudice of th' right* of the citizens of the City, My predecessor- and I hHV< con tinually used the par: of the street occupied by my barn for about twenty years, and I believe I have a right to hold it against anyone in Messrs anet* of the closed par (Shoo,(nj) ,ju] ransaction absolutely i urposes for which the -'dirate-.I, and the rights »tis at large. To make my position < nd that the deeds to zeus of part of Bt auf ort I ’tty are absolutely null nd M'.'clev the bal eight fi irs. This (lores the street wa-if the eiti new i h a trojan fur hum* conning hr? Aiken city, Mrs. Banders begs to announce to those who are willing to donate canned vegetable*, fruits, pickles, etc.,    to the    hospital    that they may get the    necessary    jars    ‘ ft un Miss Elizabeth Bailey’s office in the Bank of Western Carolina building and obtain the sugar from I Tarrants,    | I Mr-, ll. E, Gyles, chairman of the I grounds committee, reported having j turned under    the grass on the    hospital grounds    with a    view of plant-    * mg peas. .She also outlined other plans for beautifying ami improving the grounds and driveway, .She begs that anyone having petunia plants that they would like to donate would send them to her. .She alan needs red j j^and -tone mid Mka that anyone I who has such rock and is willing t<> give a few loads to the hospital will kindly let her know, A request was brought from Mr j R. L. Gunter, chairman of I be Hoard of trustees of the hospital to the meeting asking that the Auxiliary designate a date for a joint meeting ' "I the thr<*e organizations interested ii the w .-Jfare of the h<»o»tei some flutters of importance might Im* di-fu-sed. The Auxiliary nam<*d Morula; night, June With to Ie- uh twitted for 'he boards approval. drawn lear, I con certain cite trod by the and void, Busch Pleased With Scholarship A special term of criminal court wdj bo held in Aiken on Monday morning, June 30th, called for th# purpose of trying Leroy Jackson, negro youth charged with atma ult on th# person of a young white girl at Graniteville last month. Jackson is in th* state penitentiary where he has been since the Jajeged attempted assault, -h-riff’a officers having rushed him to Columbia for safe keeping when an angry mob had been searching for him, I Jackson is said, to have confessed his guilt after reaching C dunibia. Presiding over the ( Wirt will ba ;< ircuit Judge Hayne P. Hice, of Aiken. It is possible that a number of other cases now on the criminal dock it will be arranged for Mal by Soli- citer ll. I) Carter,    _________ Th# following jurors were ye: tenlay: J. A. Baughman, Seivem. J- P. Woodward, Wagener. D. L Alexander, Langley. t*< D. Miller, Ellenton. Joseph Baker, Langley. S. I. Arthur, Aiken, Route 6. Frank Weathersbee, Ellenton. K. T. Brown. Jackson. P. F. Ski nail, Clearwater. J. H. Baker, Warrenville. Lonnie W, Williams, White Pond IL J. Salley, Salley, < A. Sedgier, Aiken Route 0. A. B. Bryant, Graniteville. E. W, Bryant, Langley. J. H. Murray, K .thwood, O. B. Whatley, North Augusta. N, JI Pox, Aiken Kyoto 0. Ernest Foreman, Jackson. L, I). Erg Ie, Graniteville. Julian Kneece, Monetta. W. W, Edgerton, \ikrn. Willie Beard, Bath. K. H. Rodgers, Aiken Route 3. Dandler Krgle, Ridge Spring, J. N, Johnson, Wagener. I". Pt Collum, Perry. ^Ernest Patterson, Langley. -M. B. Shull, Seivi rn. E. P. Tyler. Salley. ' <. W, Mig Ii tov or, North Augusta. E. J. Blackwell, Clearwater. M ll. Jordan, .liken. A. <’. Gantt, Wagener. D. J. Mealing, North Augusta. <> C. Gunter, Seivern. and that no part of said street, ran be closed unle-- by the consent the adjacent property owners on the < ntire vtreet. I will gladly remove the barn re furred to in your letter if the City wishes to open and improve Beaufort street. But if the rights of the City have been conveyed to a private party I will not do so unless by ord of the highest courts. Your- very truly, C. P. Johnson. w. L. W’s. RECOLLECTIONS Dr. -I Fabian Bosch, of Spartan burg, ion of Air. arui Mrs, J, I*’. Bunch, of Aiken, to whom the South * ainlina I ulrerculo-is association awarded the I rudeau choiarship for .ii jux Weeki course rn* j work at Saranac Uke, N. Y„ this summer, has just written the[elation an enthusiantic report of the institute. Doctor Busch reports that the class is limited to 25 members, I wt Ive stats*s, Puerto Rico and China are represented. Among the etui client authorities who are conducting the institute are Dr. Edward Baldwin ami Hr. Laurason Brown, Uke; Hr. Alexander Miller, New York and J)r . Evart Graham, St. (Uuis. Bacteriology and che-! -,ur Surface Drain Pipe* Being Laid By City Last February thi Journal and Re-: lust ions under , latest in hears# automobile, equipped with a 125 horse power motor, andiview Print<,<1 51 Iist ,,f special feature which per- heading, “I)q You Eemember?” cause I j The city is adding 2,700 feet to jibe drainage system in Gig lower sec, i'm of the city. A drain is being lai<l on Beaufort street emptying into [the large drain on Southboundary. JA drain is also being laid on both ides of Horry street extending to Southlioundary. The pipes used 15 arid 18 inches, and will these streets during the wet periods. ■    7his is a much needed improve ment and will cost about $2,500. Jrnfine th. *    I    , The city purchasi-d concn bot the work is Ie ii ,• done by city street force are d rai n pip#*, the an ans-all of them and m by a line or STATE CANDIDATES HERE SATURDAY For solicitor from the Third circuit: F'rank A. McLeod, Sumter. Fifth circuit: A. Fletcher Spigner, Columbia. Sixth circuit: Harry Hines, Lancaster; W. E. Finley, York. Ninth circuit:    W.    E.    Ackerman, A. R. McGowan and Edward K. Pritchard, ail of I 'harlestun.    Meeting    Will be Celled to Order by Twelfth circuit:    L.    M.    Casque.'    County    Chairmen    Cation,    at    ll Marion; G. Lloyd Ford, Conway; WL A. M.    —* Stoke* Houck, Florence.    -■    - SPEAKS AT COURT HOUSE has the special feature which nuts the casket to be placed or re- They interested me b moved from either side of the hearse w*r “Yes” to almost as weather and traffic conditions perhaps lengthen thi make most convenient and dignified. tw° more. It is of beautiful    Buckingham grey.    I    remember Fred    Alt’s bar. I he Ii all man &    Crawford Funeral    was    a frame building    belonging    to Home is equipped    perform a wide    I*. ('Hatfield and pi    itll;, :h<    * range of services.    They have every    jest    bar in the town.    There    w equipmnt to render reverent and im- about six in all. Fred had a lad pressive semee,    [entrance and numb The Funeral Home id under the      , mg; I vent ami deep! Their and isitors. it bass singing blighted Ed So voice I ei wa- an annua! ch citizens Retry aru regular co treat inent lh u t.s included < on the dingo* f tuberculosis. tin (J ii bb “Rocked in the Cradle was a gem. Chief of Pc soldier and t faithful!’, | fine night G der an I ptek< of a law odic had < ani. His ’l,i' Keep” Of ficer L. E. Arthur Granted New Trial Th. Ba|>t, be he J u nu I fe --lf,flu ■ I th immediate charge of J. VV. Crawford who has had a training of about ten years a.% a funeral director. customers many tors, especially a cough. The ! building made ment on that < cd among h he winter vi who came wit >n of the ha; i dad ."Mine wa** in. ling. I an ex i is .jut; Mayor a lad win ‘ t pol nmone gam I arranged f ,r thi: dual encampment « nu) g Peoples’ En <>n 1 okt r college, I Et; t s, A fine program ba wl!! \ be E. U iw > r WILLIAMS Ct RACE FOR CONGRESS M Mr. I M r< l*t lo-t him sh. r-hultz Ii ' ret! A ed Ma ■ hi* iv a - AIKEN S CANDIDATE trial ha ■, mill canst Be ' n a charge ' n e, in cur sing I he case has lay, befur. Magii at Graniteville. It IS alleged that cr. ated a (listurbanee home at which a funera held, and charges were relatives of the duad per W ‘ii granted Mu at if dial on the aril) rig high- en set f lr nor n f- int i rn. VV I ll Fib* Hi* Pled, Visitors to Aiken By Airplane Lieut. C. S. Johnson and Lieut, C. Caldwell, army aviators located at Wright Field. Dayton, IE, arrived in Aiken Saturday evening. They made the trip to Darnel Field, Augusta, by airplane. On Sunday morning Lieut Caldwell returned to Dayton, bv airplane    ,r,    ’ 'V ' -    *  .* '    ■'    ;    -    -be ..ffifr.    gto,„ making the return trip, in faut hours di    fK    '    ,, , ■»    -    I    hilt    will %    f and ten minutes.    ,    .    ..    T    /.    1    1 », .    * .    salvation    of {he State U#ot.    Johnson    will spend some    f tv w    „    ,    . a ma.    ***    v    .ten*    are asked Ho *.., tim* in th# city on a visa to hts pa ►    UU*    meeting    and    give    the    rmnALim sent a, Rev and    Mr, Vt m John..*    ’    •,    J    *    * * ,    » ***'■ ctf a hesring Give then •lid wifi return    to Dayton hi air    - *    '**r<'    welcome md    pvn..    ,-,f "**    '    fdaua# The candidate* for State offic.-s will visit Aiken on Saturday, and speak to the people of the city arid county at th® county Court House. County Chairman Gaston will provide. and call, the meeting to order at ll a rn. There are twentv-flve Stat# candidates, and three for Congress. The schedule of speeches, time limit, etc , could not be ascertained yesterday, but it seems now that five or six hours will be required for st! {burner! to explain hv« they will opera’* MISS BISHOP SECRETARY TO WINTHROP’S PRESIDENT I a ugh ti I kn.-w Arthur I* id a black beard ai that st I od old la by th G rn an .ommenre* A< 111 Monday, ( stnpaign and CHAMBER OF COMMFREF. DIRECTORS MEE M Bish. Mr Cuthbert. A ad VV lls cent. T aid ac . to Bim rd of C ha: Jai na; kl Dr dent of VV Mi. bm at R« lary (OU w i ad lints Miijrn Mm Mi •;> h, -o f< cher >rd.hi Moi 1 I u b file J Zttth TI •lab house and will Teen tan ming? tai \ k if I vi ;