Read an issue on 25 Feb 1940 in Bluefield, West-Virginia and find what was happening, who was there, and other important and exciting news from the times. You can also check out other issues in The Bluefield Daily Telegraph.
We use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology to make the text on a newspaper image searchable. Below is the OCR data for 25 Feb 1940 Bluefield Daily Telegraph in Bluefield, West-Virginia. Because of the nature of the OCR technology, sometimes the language can appear to be nonsensical. The best way to see what’s on the page is to view the newspaper page.
Bluefield Daily Telegraph (Newspaper) - February 25, 1940, Bluefield, West Virginia
Page two Bluefield daily Telegraph Bluefield w. A. Sunday morning feb. 25, 1940. Tazewell Chil War vet deaths and funerals George Washington Burnett one of two remaining veterans in Tazewell county Dies nearly too years old George Washington Burnett one of the two remaining civil War veterans of Tazewell county who would Hare been too years old May is. Died Friday night at the Home of his daughter in Law . Sam Burnett at Claypool Hui. Near Richland. Or. Burnett volunteered and was enlisted in company h. 29th Virginia infantry at the outbreak of War in Issi. A a. Amazingly Active until he contracted pneumonia a week ago. The aged Veteran walked nearly Trank Clyde Smith funeral services for Frank Clyde Smith who died Early yesterday morning at Bluefield sanitarium following an heart attack. Will be held at Hawkins funeral parlor this afternoon at 2.30 out Rock. The Rev. Ben Johnson pastor of first Christian Church of which the deceased was a member will officiate. The Rev. Or. Johnson win be Aristed by the Rev. Ray c. Tindall pastor of College Avenue Baptist Church. Pallbearers will be e. W. Len Kous. J. A. Mowles. O. B Bailey. C. 8. Spurgeon. J. L. Fairchild and o. C. Dunn. Burial will be in Walnut prove cemetery. Mrs. Annie Beatrice a funeral service for . Annie every Day from his Home to the Beatrice Thomas who died Friday to Toffee at Cedar Bluff for his noon of internal cancer will be mall. A distance of More than at lha Home 0f the deceased s three mile in All. Sister. Or a r. Stewart. 203 Well known throughout tax up Street at 2 30 of clock this Well county where he had been a afternoon. Tile Rev. J. W. Fanner prosperous Farmer since the War wu1 officiate Davs. Or. Burnett used to sit on pallbearers will be George i a big old Rock at the Side of the Smith. A. H. Allen. A t. Newton Road near his Home. There d b Caldwell. J. M goad. B. Passersby stopped to Chat Many Davidson. Of them to give him a lift into Flower bearers will be Friend of Richland or to Tazewell where the family. A. Visited with old Friend. Friends furnishing ears Are re the United daughters of the Quested to have them at the Home confederacy chapter in Tazewell at 2 of clock had planned to give or. Burnett a party on the birthday which would have made him a centenarian Hie Only remaining Confederate Veteran now in Tazewell county is o. W. Matthews of Bluefield. A. Thomas ii. Simmons funeral services were held saturday morning at la o clock at old was Christian Church for Thomas h. Simmons local con tractor who died in a Bluefield or Burnett was a native of Hospital Friday morning at 7 Patrick county. Virginia. His wife of clock. How made in died nearly Twenty years ago and Maple h la cemetery. Bluefield. For some time he had lived with a. _ _ his daughter in Law. His Only son the services were conducted by died about four years ago. Rev. Ben Johnson satiated by for Ltd to Servic a Are planned for re a f u Quot a it inv we Zmij 5 of clock this afternoon. Burial tile pallbearer were j n. Of let culmination and in the will a in the Thomas cemetery at Oreg Oij of p. Crawford h l future take care of the building pounding Mill Hambrick. H t. Goforth. M c. Pounding i. Melvin. Clayton Hambrick. Joe Trude hearings ass syst is to h0ldjeetin9 will consider proposal to move old Davidson Home to Park property maintain As memorial building the Bluefield Park and recreation commission at a meeting Friday took under consideration a letter from mayor w. C. Snyder transmit Ting a proposal that the commission approve the plan for removal of the old Davidson Home to City Park property and arrange for and carry out the conversion of the Home into a museum and memorial building. Til commission accepted a motion that a Public hearing be held on March 4 at 7 30 of clock in the City Hall Council chamber to discuss All aspect of the Davidson Home project. Hie removal of the old Home must be arranged immediately. It was stressed for the Board of education which a purchased the land on which it stands to erect a school building desires to begin work on the Structure in the Spring. Upon the suggestion of the Dally Telegraph several month ago. The City Board of director heartily endorsed the plan to remove the Davidson Home from its present location on the North Side restore it. And convert it into a museum and memorial. Hie John Chapman chapter daughters of the american revolution. Voted to sponsor the project and a Campaign was launched. Also under auspices of the Dally Telegraph to raise fund for the restoration. The Park and recreation commission met specifically to consider the proposal made by the City Board that it take under it i Wing the Davidson project carry City and Coalfield items table of curtains Odd lots of tailored and ruffled one and two pair of kind half Price. Fretwel t. Bland Street. Have tour Plano toned Harry Maffeo of Roanoke will 0�?� in town at least one week every month phone 2633-l. Or write 1901 Bland read if in a hurry writ f o. Bos 3455 Roanoke. A Doris Dodson or. Dresses Are Moat Chick for Spring. Be sure to see them at bests. $5.95 to $12.95. See the new Ray Dun flu dresses As advertised to Mademoiselle $6.50 to $7.95. Goodw to a. Pre easter special $7.50 permanents All next week $5.00. Earle s Beauty Shoppe. Phone 1751. Betty Row Coats put the Quot Mph Quot in trl Mph. Twill Coats $10.75 to $24.75. At bests. Beet s Spring showing of Doris Dodson. Vrh dresses sizes 9 to 17. Prices $5.90 to $12.90. Newest sweaters at Best s in All new pastel slides. Be sure to see them at $1.95. Further reduction a on All ladles ready to Wear. Get your share of the savings. Goodwin s. Spring hats that fit your personality Are now being shown at Sareer a. Come in and see the smart collection. The new suite make you look practical and pretty this Spring. See them at Baree Shoppe. Quot coat win lie the news for Spring says fashion. They re newer smarter. Wonderfully wearable styles. See them at Baree Shoppe continued from Page one Ford. Or j. H Gregory and Raymond Clark. Or Simmons whose Home a at new Midway a born in Penalton county Virginia son of the late mar Etca and Harriet Puffer Barger Simmons he leaves i wife the former Mattoe m Mitchell his Mother. Mrs Harriet Simmons. And the following Brothers and Sisters m a. Of Headwater. A. Clarence of Clifton forge Elbert of East Rainelle Wesley of East Waynesboro. A. 8. Henry of Staunton and Harry of Ore int or lout Hodge of head another finance the general congressional picture leaders called for a last pare Early next week. In addition to the finance committee heating on the Trade program there will be a hearing by the Senate agriculture committee on the $722.ooo,500 farm Bill approved by the House Waters . Cora Vint of urn farm the senators Are seeking m0or. A. And or. Florence to add $200,000,000 for parity. Hodge of Waynesboro. The Senate was scheduled to . Annie b. Thomas _ approve the $107,241,000 Supply funeral service for Annie Jet experienced Bill for the court and the state. B Tho,.,. Who died thursday. Hustle and Commerce depart at her Home on Power Street af51 1l menu. The House will consider a for a lingering illness will be Jujj i deficiency appropriations Meah Ltd sunday afternoon at 2 30 the i time a Pok in the. Of clock at the Home of a alter a me breath of Japan. Mrs. A r Stewart 201 Tulip Street. The Rev. A Farmer of Calvary Baptist Church will officiate and burial will be to wooded. The old Home is one of the Ion relics of Pioneer Days in Bluefield. The Park commission also received reports from Charles Quot a Quot if Tea want Baxter spa recreation Raper the last word to style go to retarding his playground Bradley they have Many new condemned Slayer kills himself in prison death cell Danville a. Feb. 24 of a William h. Yeager. 55-year-old Farmer shot and killed himself in jail today Leas than 48 hours before he was to have died in the electric chair for slaying a state trooper. John Groat a turnkey who was sitting at a table 30 feet from Yeager s cell when a shot rang out at 4.25 a. Rn., found Yeager lying on his bunk blood gushing from his right Temple and a pistol clutched in one hand. Sheriff a a a Steigerwalt said a 24-hour guard had been maintained Over the condemned Man in recent weeks All visitors searched and packages examined carefully. Yeager father of eleven had several visitors yesterday and the investigators questioned them closely. They included Yeager a wife Lydia. So. And his sister . Florence k. Terry wife of a Verona n. A policeman. Yeager was convicted in june. 1937. Of shooting John e. Feaster when Feaster went to Yeager a farmhouse to serve a warrant charging the Fanner beat his wife. N. Nolley a selected As tourney director r e Kuhn a financial manager William e. Soulsby. As official and Clarence Dalton. C. A. Blankenship As official scorers. With Claude Leffler alternate George Mckinney and w. C. Worrell As official timers with Clair l. Cook As alternate. Activities and plans for the future the commission assured Baxter that they would do everything possible to assist in his program it was also decided upon to broaden the hearing on March 4 and discuss any and All phases of the City wide Park Ani playground program for 1940. Hitler declares and Lovely dresses hate. Blouses and sweaters. Coat. Continued from Page one those la. H. Wrasse dresses and suite at Bradley is Ere very outstanding. The Cocker Spaniel print used in b. H Wragge dresses is exclusive with them and at Bradley a a Well a the South wind and Petite firm pattern. Mane Lovely hate by the Best manufacturers in new York Art at Bradley s. Many Lively new Skirls at Bradley a. $295 to $1095. Also blouses and sweaters $1 95 to $12 50. Grade tourney the Wyoming county Grade basketball tournament will be held Here on april 5 and 6. According to an announcement this week by Jesse w. Morgan county director of the elementary basketball tournament. Each county school May enter three teams an a. B. And c team. Players participating must make passing Grade to at least three fourths of the subjects for his Grade and shall have attended school not less than one Hundred Days prior to the tourney and enrolled in the school for which he plays not less than ten Day prior to the tourney. All player May participate until they have reached their seven Teeth birthday or become so Enteen rears old. Nuis put press Gin on Nelles continued from Page one Britain and France heading the dossier with the charge that Britain provoked this War. In a nutshell. Hitter thesis is Likely to be that Germany a powerful nation of 80,000,000 intelligent and industrious people. In entitled to Lebensraum a living space a which the Western Aine have refused her. In Duce delays Rome feb. 24. Up a authoritative sources said tonight on the eve of the arrival of two personal emissaries of president Roosevelt that Benito Mussolini probably would wait until undersecretary Sumner Welles has visited Berlin. Paris and London before giving him Italy a official View of the european conflict. These source said visits of Welles to foreign minister count Clano and perhaps to Mussolini expected next week Likely would be Courtesy affairs. Diploma tic speculation on the Mission of Welles ranged from suggestions that it was a quest for a practical peace plan to be advanced by Washington to others that it indicated America ultimately would participate to the War. The statue of Myron c. Taylor who will represent the president at the Vatican was considered to be More self evident since president Roosevelt a said Taylor would be ready to cooperate with Pope plus Xii in any Effort to reestablish a european peace. Welles and Taylor will arrive at Naples tomorrow a. Donors boost finn Aid fund nears $500 Mark Narrows a. Narrows. Va., february 24. A friends were entertained with three tables of Bridge at the Home of less Nina Johnston wednesday afternoon. Guests joining to the game were mesdames Cleve Bowser t. H. Gearheart a. H. Wheel Randall Ballard c. A. Pierce. E. S. Gregory. K. M. Hate. Hampton Witt. Jerry Allnock o. 8. Hopkins. C. C. Lynke Chokei and miss Mary Pridey. Mrs. E. 8. Gregory was the Winner of the High score prize . Cleve Bowser was Given the Consolation prize and . Hampton Walt the Cut prize. A tempting refreshment course completed the afternoon s entertainment. Entertains thursday afternoon muss Nina Johnston entertained with three tables of Bridge for her Bridge club of Pearisburg and additional guests. Those from Pearisburg playing were mesdames h. O. Johnston w. L. Hargis. R. F. Witten. A. P. Strother. John Phlegar. A. L. Farrier George Phlegar Paul Phlegar and miss Mary Finley. Joined by mesdames Harry Ragsdale. H. L. Kyle and w. D. Trout of narrow. Four progressions played. Guests of relatives in Cumberland several Days the past week. Fred Younce left the past week for Gas City ind., As a representative of Hughes Foulkrod company on a Job there. Mrs. Irving Lloyd is in Roanoke visiting her husband who has been a patient at Jefferson Hospital several weeks. Thursday night c. R. Halh. Ragsdale Thornton Tice. And c. R. Adair attended an inter club it wants meeting at Salem. Virginia. Mrs. J. B. Givens is reported to be better following several Days of illness. Or. And . J. M. Kessler and daughter and Faye Johnson spent sunday to Ronceverte with . Kessler a sister. Mrs. Paul Craft. Miss Mary Davis Adair is Back in school having been confined to her Home for a few jays with influenza. Mrs. W. R. Peraldo and daughter. Of Bluefield were called her this week on account of the serious illness of her Mother. Mrs. P a. Worrier. Mrs. To w. Hott left wednesday for Lynchburg to join her son in Law the Rev. John l. Goff for a visit with his family in Williamston. N. C. Or. And e. L. Winslow who have been located Here and in Peterstown for several months while or. Winslow was stationed . W l. Hargis was awarded at Hie celanese Plant left last High club and . Paul Phlegar High guest trophy. Bridge hostess . O. Hogs Hopkins was hostess to her Bridge club wednesday afternoon at her Home on College Avenue with miss Hazel Mcolin Ley and . Dan Hale As guests. Hold Ferri Ary meeting the ladies missionary society of Hie Christian Church held the february meeting at the Home of . E. H. Johnston with . 8. L Johnston assisting. Mrs. Everett w. Wheeler was Leader. Selected As Page i Rosalie Johnston tile attractive daughter of or. And or. E. O. Johnston and a student at Anonymous contributor to the Mary Washington College. Fred last few Days have boosted Bluefield finnish Relief fund to $469.72. All of which has been transmitted to National Headquarters in new York. James w. Weir of Elkina state chairman yesterday advised the Bluefield committee that in some Erie Kab arg. Has been selected As a Page to represent the College at the state House economic meeting at John Marshall hotel to Richmond March 8 and 9. Entertains club at her Home on Wolf Street parts of the state employer Are tuesday evening. Miss pea in Matching the contributions of Topper entertained her Bridge club of Olen Lyn with a Valentine party. Their employees to the Relief fund a statement said a wed like to express the hop there will be zone elimination wherever employee of any Woodmen to fete 50th anniversary of organization a Quot three mighty nations Quot which were Germany s enemies in 1914. Now Are Friendly Quot benevolently he said. A this was just one of the reasons it has been announced by j. B. French of Bluefield Field representative of the Woodmen of the world that members of the Bluefield and Princeton lodges Are joining eight thousand similar units in formulating Plana for the Celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the founding of the society. On june 6. The anniversary Date Tow Uganda of celebrations will be held simultaneously from coast to coast with a gala affair in Omaha neb., the National headquarter City setting the Pace. A a parades pageants picnics All Are planned for tills National recognition of the Golden anniversary of the society. Programs will include an outline of the past. Present and contemplated la cemetery. I he gave Why Quot it cannot be other she a a bom Ai wine va., May l$p4 most of her life in a spent in Bluefield she to survived by her husband and the following son and daughters Herbert. Violet ted. Christian and James. She is also survived by her Mother . Mary Thomas and the following brother and Autem o b. Thomas of Carbondale. A o. W. Thomaa of Olen Ferris w. A. J c. Thomas Robert Thomas w. T. Lester. Mrs n. O. Hopper. Mrs a r. Stewart All of Binfield Wise that we must be victorious we shall be Quot today Italy la our Friend not Pineville w. A. Walti c. Soso Pineville. W. A. Feb. 14 a originally designated on the docket a a week of heavy court activity. Illness bad weather and inability of witnesses to be present slowed the Wyoming circuit Only because the two leading court to a new Low Pace this week statesmen Are friends but because with Juda d m Easley finally ideologically they ars friends Quot he adjourn court until next Zaid. Day following dismissal of jurors a with soviet Russia too we be until that period late tuesday came friends. Continuance of the Case of Quot i Well understand Why our state a. Hobart counter charged enemies were thrown into Oon-1 with the murder of Wilbur pack starvation both the russians and Mullens youth was the most Wear too Good to bleed for Toter startling development. Original National jewish jobbers at Lon by it was believed that the Case Don. I would be definitely tried Pednea Japan which to 1914 a to dear. W a til enemy Camp today is our to Andom w. A. T spam Pirec so us which then were our oppo r r Thomas of Rocky Friend that mean three mighty and . 8 c. The . I a gig i then were our Oddo map. A. Mph. A i. Stultz . J. E. Bulta died Nente Are now benevolently Neu another Factor to Germany favor. Hitler declared is that the past or rim Ana attack at her a a a Murr Cee in a. In my a a ssi of institution to it. J lt5>�wts5� of a. To. La Gfa Tup . Men of the world Magazine is ducted of tubal followed Quot that # Why Tho idiotic Teaf also planned for the month of j a lets Are thrown Down Quot he jibe. S a a . A Jhu a marriage Mig Virginia Jose a Phin Peery a native of Tea june. It Wui contain Early pie-1 turn and historical data As Well As articles on Camp activity Field work hospitalization to fact on every Branch of fraternal sender by Woodmen of til world. On monday evening at i of clock a meeting of special Tot Erst to All members of Bluefield and Mercer county will be held at the w. O w Hall red men building. Melvin Barnett Consul commander of the local Lodge cordially invites All w o. W. Member to be present and All Bluefield members Are urged to attend Buffet luncheon and smoker will be served after the meeting Maybeury w. A. Anta l. V. Aponick continuance was necessitated because of the defense inability to Contact Lemon Hose. A witness to the slaving and a companion of pack an the night of the fatal wounding. Throughout monday judge Easley treated a variety of Mal ten without utilizing a jury. Designated As uncontested divorce Day As Well As probation Day. The court monday acted upon seven recommendations for probation submitted by the court s probation officer and to addition treat cd matter brought by juvenile greater secrecy than Ever eur Well county the laughter of rounded Hitler s speech tonight out of the office of James c. St Mary Custer Peery director 8 d Hutchinson of the of Liberty Hui she had resided a Quot the ii Jug department of Public assistance. Stilt Hor like t a mar this Forenoon the Flag of the out training course to hop Kane Wash j l 8lull chief of elate Buu flew from the that the Long awaited scout he tue. Wash. Fri. R. E Hul retch chancellery. Roanoke . O. C. Coburn. Maybeury. W is. Feb. A among Tii it from Here to attend he Coalfield Mission Board which met at Bland Street methodist Church. Bluet id were mesdames j. R. Hendrick. A. E Bender. Ton Bowman Harve Gibson. C. B. Tin i ear in Jaii Moore. H. B morris., Rev. And us o. H Logan. Welch. W a. Charles 8. Stunt. Dayton. O. Mrs. O h. Star Roanoke a j. C. Flt Ultz. Stone by. Or f. O. Us York. A and . J. E. Bostons. Long Branch. N. J. One sister. Mrs. D j. Taylor. Sunnyside. Wash. And a brother. J. D. Peery who reside at the old Homestead at Liberty Hui. Woman prisoner gets pint goes Chhun full refuses place Mones continued from Page one Ary Meeth the auz Illarr of the Maybeury methodist Church met thursday afternoon wih no 2 Circle to charge. Personals . Newton Bowman and son Elmer and Lewis pears were i testified that glad is sent a negro when a Man get drunk and then gel in jail. That Isnit news. But when a woman get n jail and then get drunk boy. The news magistrate thorns h. Scott last night fined of ads Kinder of Bluefield. $50 and sentenced her to to Days in Jau when witnesses visiting friends at Bluefield sanitarium on Friday the Rev a. P. Robinson of Roan Mountain. Tem. Was visiting at the Home of or. And or Newton Bowman on thursday and Friday of this week. Temperature Truster of the jail to buy her a pint of whiskey yesterday. The trusty de Lemons was fined $25 and sentenced to so Days to jail Der the present German government there can be no Security far the future Quot he called Finland a fight against invading Russia a a heroic struggle Quot against Quot a Gigantic and an wildly adversary Quot and to an incisive passage on the British raid into a Norwell in fjord to free 299 British captives from a Kennan prison ship. Said Quot a Neutral must not complaint if Britain a commit a Mer technical breach of neutrality. Takuie no Neutral use and touching no Neutral property to freeing men Quot in totally made prisoner Quot in elaborating on the Alme to the War against Germany Chamberlain declared Quot to what i have put Forward As our Alma there la nothing humiliating or oppressive for anybody and on such a basis we for leadership training course will become an actuality when the Tim meeting la held at the Pineville by a Cabin on the evening of monday March 4. At 7 to. A the announcement this week of George Holley chairman of the leadership training committee the training court will be to charge of Joe Stratton Field executive of the Bluefield area meetings will be held on monday night of each week tournaments to week prior to the county tournament. Four zones Are recommended with the understanding that the Champion and runner up to each of the three division shall be eligible to participate in the county tourney. New cemetery the Fairview development company that la sponsoring the modern cemetery to be developed near Chambers Bottom above Oceana a been held up on it Enterprise because of the recent severe weather but intend to Start development within a Short time. According to a letter received this week from Paul chamber and Ben Fletcher of Huntington members of the firm. Beavers have you no the pair of beavers placed on bearhope Fork several months ago Are said to have Young. Oame protector l. A Anderson who a been keeping a Doe Observance of the beavers said several weeks ago that he believed they had Young. John lax ton. Employee of the Board of education and living just above the Home of the beavers. Said members of his family had sighted two Beaver Kite this week and that there May be More several weeks ago the female left her regular habitat and took up Miar ters in a Spring on Aubrey Brownings farm. After a few Days she left and came Back to her Home and mate is Jot h w. Shawhan. Stet conservation commissioner. Who a visiting Here a few weeks ago. Said that Beaver were temperamental and that the separation probably grew out of a a family Row Quot and after a few Days of Quot pouting Quot had com Back to her Quot mouse Fin Anc i no c h dec h an announcement was made to regular Aery tees of the Baptist Church her last sunday night that the lot on which the new Church la being erected Are paid for and that All debt had been lifted from that part of the building already erected. The Church plans to Oom Plet the building a soon As possible by floating individual 9100 notes thee total to be mad for six months and renewable up to five years notes not to be interest bearing in this manner they will try to Rales approximately $7,000 to Complete the Church. Install pews Furnace and baptistry and All other equipment. Business evince a desire to voluntarily contribute to the fund for the Relief of the Home Lese and Quot Good Fellowship meet the membership of the presbyterian Church and the new residents of the Church in the Corn hungry of Finland however Small Munty enjoyed a Quot Good fellow such contribution May be incl i ship Quot meeting wednesday evening vol rally. That employers May feel at Narrows High school disposed to match the aggregate the Rev. J. E. Guthrie was contributions of toastmaster assisted by c. R. Contributions to the cause Are Adair. The program consisted of still being accepted by the Dally vocal selections by George spen Telegraph and the chamber of i cer. Allen Mcclaughtery Commerce. Meanwhile a Bluefield Many Hudson Huffard. President of the National retail furniture association a been asked by Herbert Hoover National chairman of week for Philadelphia where they will reside. Miss Phyllis Bane of Radford state College spent the week end with her Mother. Mrs. F. A. Bane. Miss Katheryne a Gravins. Of Richmond and or d. W. Barnard of Pulaski were luncheon guests of or. And . C. C. Linkenhoker. Saturday. The Home of Mac h. Johnson being erected on West View Street. Is nearing completion and or. Johnson expect to take occupancy within three weeks. Or. And j. F. Heslep joined or. And . W. D. Trout at dinner saturday evening to Celebration of . Hesleph a and or. Trout birth div. Miss Ethel Davis is reported improved following several Days of serious illness or. And . Frederick m. Carpenter. Of Narrows. Or. And . Raymond Fuhrer and Edward Carrie of Pearisburg attended the dance at v. P. I. Last weekend. Mrs. Jean bums left sunday to spend the week with her family in Covington. Edward w. Gregory is a siting in Richmond for several Day. Miss Margaret Goode of Princeton. W. A. Will be the week end guest of her sister it Frank Bane. Or. Wilcoe w. A. Mea w. A Jamison cock Ponder get Wilco w. It. Feb 24 a fat. Or Lane of i it avy will have Chark of the evening worship at the Wil co Church on feb. 25 in thab Betty or a Wheeler a comp be Nee of the pastor the Rev minted by their teacher or. R. L. Nee. The Rev. Or Lane has held Wheeler. Following the address services Here several times so of Welcome by c. R. Adair and response by Peter d. Cooper the main address was by p. A. Heim finnish Relief to line up the As lick. Distance of the nation s thousands h w. Cowart accompanied of furniture stores to the move by . J. Frank Heslep. Rendered ment. It cello solos. Or Huffard yesterday wired led by Robert l Wheeler with the former president of his acceptance of the appointment. Narrows mania is hold weekly meet . J. L. Beamer As accompanist group singing was held. Receives commission has made Many friends. All Are urged to attend this service. Circle meets Circle two of the Wilco w. M. 8. Met at the Home of . F. 8. Shatter last Friday afternoon with . 8. A. Gubb presiding. After the business session a pleasant to Elal hour was enjoyed during which j an attractive and tempting party plate was served to mesdames 8. A. Rubb. L. M. Ball. Dean Neese. Oliver Bowser or worthy a. A a. A a tron of Lakeland chapter order .9 n. Stapelton. W. T. A via m m. Myohee. C. R. Moor and the hostess. Mrs. F. K Batley. A Eastern Star Lias received a com Narrows. A. Feb 24. A the Mission As grand representative regular weekly meeting of the Al of the grand jurisdiction of Wyverne club was held on Friday Oming near the grand chapter of Leac. Re off tip. Sss1. 5y21s. Yea Jarf a Imp Tryl of urn the. Epworth Leutu. Met Tath. Mow i of 0 in to tiny it it mores it fan int Coin dilation was Ilow main auditorium of the Church last 0f member j1 recognition if hts Fai Wiful and sunday night with the counsellor tended. Long membership to the local or. W. T. Davis in charge of the Curtis Anders local member of chapter. The Chesapeake and Potomac _ Telephone company was induced kold8 dinner into the Kwan be club and be or. And . J. D. Belier enter comes the baby member of the tamed with a dinner party at Girt. Their Home sunday to Honor of to thai hence of the chairman or. And . W. F. Mills. Or and of the publicity committee. Mrs. K w sink of Boones Mui Thornton Tice. George shanties or. And . Fred Holcombe and a to charge of the program and or. And . Russell Harvey. Group. The program was the charge of Eleanor Davis with Mary Vandyke and Lorane Moorefield assisting and latin Lawrence making an impressive and helpful talk to the group. Plans Are being made for a treasurer Hunt. Silk list . John Fine is Able to be up after an illness of several Days in. Luther Wuu remains ill at tat Rodums the following speakers j. L Dillon on. Quot history of the . Adair entertains Laws of oils p. H. Hate . C. R. Adair entertained at l w on. History of the Banks of odes her Home on memorial Boulevard Quot a a a county p. O. Very. Quot history of monday evening Circle no. I of i Public utilities in Narrows a o the presbyterian auxiliary. Mrs out r a a a a of h Hopkins Quot history of agr leu p. A. Bane p chairman prepaid cd Over t it is aes Aion when Quot 9? Al w. For Pisa or the auxiliary a Lect. A Arch Friday eve a a Mnew a of r we flu in at 7 37 of clock. Be Khon als to a a Mir in w no . 8. H. Gray returned to her h ��0hns0 Home her last thursday after Frank Henderson Johnson. 58, having been called to Roanoke. A. Died at Hia Home Friday morning to Gay the death of her brother at 6 of clock from pneumonia Fol Charles May. Lowing influenza of a few Days. Mrs j. O. Shelton was shopping he is survived by on daughter in Bluefield last Friday. Or. W. O. Bivens of Ballard w . Zeke Clark and son. Bobby. Lure in oils county Quot. Al wan Tan Clove Bowser introduced As his guest Cleve to Quot a Quot or. Of i a Hmood. A. Three in ter club meetings a a re reported for the club within the week showing a vent Active in tar club relations Chati Nan. Mcdowell w. A. Ama. Asca Dixon. Car re is Ndu it Mcdowell. W. A. Feb. 24 a of adv after bolstering her our part a Houkal to Fyk courage with the cup that cheers. Att Tennent 7. Govern by the Asor to ted press weather Bureau records for thy 24 hours ending i p m station Atlanta. Boston. Chicago. Cincinnati. Denver. Detroit. To Angeles. Miami. New York. I Pittsburgh j. 38 . 49 High Lew 52 35is Ai 33 to 39 34 54 2$ 36 26 61 $5 71 $6< 39 26 j. 29 26 32 undertook a Battle Royal with some of the other women prisoners result Ola Dyt got the tar Beal out her. Bald magistrate Scott Quot i never heard of anything like it a said of Ady s Quot i done to remember said de Quot pleas judge. Your Honor a a a plane crashes Dpi London. Feb 25. A sunday a to t ,7p>�?an air plane which had just taken off from Croydon Airport crashed into s Row of houses in Surrey last night Killin the Pilot. Ment that had subscribed to those Tim and Given proof of their Atno Arlor. Quot but the next step Doe not la with us. We Are resolved that Freedom shall prevail and a a a until we Are satisfied that Freedom la Safe we shall continue to do Battle Arith All our soul end All of our strength and of the strength of the whole the prime minister s demand tor restoration of Independence of poles and Clee Haas a primary requisite of peace was echoed in an address by s r 5,-Chlbald Sinclair. Leader of the Liberal it pro Melon in the House of commons a woman and Lier daughter and who also asserted Quot every nerve seriously injuring the woman s must be strained to help the i band and another child. I finns Quot Bahk Baix Tai net Wyoming county High school principals and coaches met her last saturday morning to rom Pieta final plane for the county Plana for the county basketball tournament to be played to the local High school gymnasium on the night of february 21-29. And March 1-2. The Winner of the county tournament will to to Bluefield. The first four teams drawn in order named were Milam. Pineville. Herndon and Oceana Milam will play Pine Riff in the first same of the tourney wednesday night. February 28. And Herndon will meet the Oceana Indiana to the second game on the same i in by to the lower bracket Baltes it to Drew Olin raters and Mullen Drew s Bye. Bine there were Keven teams to compete to the tourney Here it was decided the inters to the first two games on the first night of the meet would redraw the Winner of the draw to be paired against Mullens on the second night of the tourney the sem fins i will be played pm Friday night. March i and the finals on saturday night. W c Bailey superintendent of the county schools was Given authority to select three secret a irises who to turn would select an All tourney team the members of this team to he presented individual engraved trophies. The county champions will be presented a plaque and the runner tie will receive the basketball used to the tourney playoff to a previous meeting George i 4$. . W. Do cow it Doliria Emil do Ftp Liri it Miu 9uu, va., and the following Sisters and and . W. H. Basham motored Brothers f. K. 8pangler, to Bluefield last saturday to shop. _ Bluefield. W. A. Mrs Katherine Henry Mabrey spent last week a a not p to a Hudson of Roanoke a. Or. I. End with relative to Max Mea a lira Al a a at the Isusi b Brown . Ada Bowlin. J. Dows. A. Off Bart Klit full the fat no ton m int Difidi school thurs Cuy a and Herfy Johmson of nor w j by sad lift Witk eau in my Ulm ?�i"ls"ch�s�?otohi0nn"f Quot . I Vit a Ion program will opt i an office to charge of the program. The Pemberton w a bima Beard who is in training to to the courthouse at Pineville on meekly opened with a song a i ill be held it Baltimore Hospital to Utah of. Jar so 5"s�& Quot set tart wildlife club Gunla was Given by Amu cemetery in eni us "i1sh and lighter. The Wyoming county Square Cunningham. Mediately following or. L. L. Nash and aug nor Arete wildlife club will sri to a delightful Solo was rendered the local courthouse on monday tar . Lote Petch a play a was night at 7 10 of clock on March 4. Told by the candles was Given and . Buford Montague by seven Girk and miss Jane lot of St Louie mo., Are guests of personals held for Robbert Carl Scott of Morehead. Or. 55 Shirou rearm in 5e was ordered held to the grand fewer. By a a sch Chou. Re jury by magistrate Opok on i f Zahme a were a charge of breaking into the a a Oceana Coffee shop and taking prayer meeting infill Book a in Tad it u lira cd Tun. Wort i for action la Natac rat Arad at Chart. Duncan or. And . Kelvey Montague. They were called Here Bec Muse of the serious illness of their father. Or Mac. Montague at Dublin. Or. And c. B tilter Wera at Oakvale. W. Va., last week for the funeral of his aunt. Mrs. Ee�tftntthnbaid#?f0i wine a a nights by Edward w Gregory who in to poker broke Toto the it Carol and u urls to attend put Ever it Quot Cyd on Bulno a a Stu took the Nickels i att Tel. Or. And . Carl dil Low will map j h attend build a new Home on memorial Scott morn my a arrested monday Betty Jean. Spent the weekend last week with or. Stacy Stone Mother of or. Nash. Rev. And Dean Nam and son. Billy Dean. A spending some Tim to new Market. Tonn. With . Neeses Mother. Mrs. S. N. Sear Bough a Quot be a a Thorn Mann theiman author started life a an insurance broker. At Man by Constable the methodist Advance Siclar Sassy to Emory Harvey. He is mid to have Hokl in Charleston last week Boulevard. Mrs j. L. Kyle in to Roanoke to visit her father. Had to 30 to Nickels to his grip or and Walter Mccuirk state school Man slighted at i . C. A. Brown joined Mem h. K Barr. State supervisor of wed newly 31ueflew we Hurt alb hers of her family on tuesday elementary schools of Chariton. when they celebrated Ute eighty 38 the count Quot Hook i ski so a a add Traad Ota Portar Prfu. Of a Nihl Quot we a a Kos Jav 1 the schools in Ute 11 turned Home after via in via Herbert hate elementary school High school building thursday Uros in Krufky 1 a been in for two weeks at her Walker arum Mamie Ara Home. E. T. Bird and Uva to Kentucky. A Walker and Harold Carter a. Home. In Blackstone. Va., where their armr. And break that cold lip before it Breaks you 11 dont let that cold keen you from work. Expensive Lay offs certainly Aren t Worth the few cents it costs for a bottle of by ton cold capsules the Safe easy Way of fighting a cold. Many have teen i helped by by tone cold Cape sh1riffed1isulsjrind a a a by St Csc Mother Llcy bad. Were Bules. A Why Wybe smart and life Vance of Hanover and inc. Harold is a student at a to uves at Rocky map hot j olm Eggleston accompanied or Roanoke business College Friday. I my by tone on a a or and j. O Cunningham or. And . George Clarke All drug company and Industrial and daughter. Or. And we. Int the week end to Cumber atom. Norris and Jam Dixon were i Toad. My. A emr rvs e. F. Riff of new cattle. Pa.1 but word in Medicine and Raymond Kenned to caloric last thursday evening to attend a school entertainment featuring Lee moors Arri the bus visiting or and or. Humby nor Kirk family. Women with a gainful occupation Are emitted to erne to urls of Anawalt sunday and c. 8. Rifle of landside. W. Miss Jean Cunningham received a. Are guests of their sister. Or a painful Burn at her work to the p. A Worley and or. Worley. Hoppers drug store to Keystone i or and . W. M. Me Ivey and monday. Her Mother lira Smith were
Search the Bluefield Daily Telegraph Today
with a Free Trial
We want people to find what they are looking for at NewspaperArchive. We are confident that we have the newspapers that will increase the value of your family history or other historical research.
With our 7-day free trial, you can view the documents you find for free.