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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - December 15, 1957, Florence, South CarolinaFace 2-a the Florence morning news. Florence. 8. C. Sunday morning december deaths funerals George Pruitt makes final adjustments on float mrs. Pruitt daughter love his Yule tinkering Santa Sleigh Reindeer began As child s dream John h. Turnage ii Siuw dec. 14 John h. Turnage 50, of t e r race Charleston died Aboul noon Friday in Jesup a. Or. Turnage was resuming from Florida vacation. Born april 30, 1907 in Prentiss hiss., he was the son of Wade Turnage of Cheraw and the Lale irs. Ailene Wallace Turnage. He operated the j t c cafe Cria in Charleston. Surviving Are his widow mrs. Beatrice Rivers Turnage two daughters. Miss Alice e. Turnage and miss Vicky Jean Turnage of Charleston two sons pvt. Jack r. Turnage with the . Army Forl Bavens mass., Wade c a r Roll of the Home his father. Wade Turnage of Cheraw four mrs. Janie Gentry of Cheraw mrs. Virginia Beck of Fresno. Calif., mrs. Maggie Wallace of Iva Desboro. . And mrs. Ethel King of Chesterfield four Broth ers Mareen and Bill of Cheraw Elbert of Charlotle and Wallace of Chesterfield. Funeral services will be held monday morning at Macedonia Bap Lisl Church in Chesterfield county conducted by the Rev. Stafford Herbert and the Rev. A. C. Parham of Charleston. Burial will be in the my. Olivet cemetery. The body will be at the Redfearn funeral Home. By Jimmy Walker morning news City editor the Santa Claus Sleigh and eight prancing Reindeer that carried Santa through the Parade Here yesterday was nothing five years ago but the twinkle in a Little girls eyes. It started out As a Cut out to please her and then it grew and grew. Built by George Pruitt sr., of 109 e. Laurel St., chief projectionist for Florence theatres the float was ended this year the first multiple moving animal float. It was the first multiple mov lag animal float to receive design rights. Getting involved in Christmas decorations is an old Story for the pruitts. All started when my daughter Fairforest was in the fourth Pruitt said. He Cut a Silhouette of a Sleigh and Reindeer and painted it. She got such a kick out of it i told her one Day i d build one with Reindeer with legs that Fairforest was Content for while but five years ago she be Gan pestering her dad. He went to work. First he tried attaching All the legs on rods that moved Back and Forth Bulu the effect was t right. He finally figured out thai a Chain Type linking Between the Rod and the legs would give the running effect. He constructed a 14-foot Model and suspended it in his front Yard Between the Trees and the porch and turned on the Small actuating machine. The first thing we knew cars a search through both United and foreign palens failed of turn up anything like Pruitt s idea. The closest thing was one Sleigh and a moving Reindeer a Len led Back in the 1880 s. There Are Aboul patents on moving dolls and animals but they gave me the Clear signal in the palent Pruitt started work on his full scale Sleigh in the Spring and Pul in almost every available minute. He estimates in costs the Reindeer work the same Way As on the Small from alternating rods connected to the Reindeer legs. They Are driven by a five horsepower motor that also Powers the Sleigh along the Street. It weighs ibs. Speed machine works welded the steer bars and fitted the 1947 Aulo Chassis to it. Santa rides on lop of the Auto body while Pruitt guides Down below. He s also in stalled a Public address system for playing christinas music during the parades. Christmas records Are another outgrowth of the Pruitt s Christ Mas spirit. They be gathered just about every disc on the Market about Santa his helpers and mrs. Claus. The Sleigh made a very unpleasant first voyage in the Charlotle Carousel Afler thanksgiving this year. Ii did l get far for reasons Pruitt blames of a mix up in instructions. He said the instructions Send to him said the Parade would travel three to four Miles an hour. Accounting for Hills and extra Speed he adjusted the gears on the Sleigh for seven Miles an hour. Were creeping by one after another dozens of along Aboul the first of Decem Ber Easl Laurel Streel becomes Reindeer Lane now because of Pruitt s Yule decorations and the heavy traffic. The pruitts estimated 3000 to soon a Pollocc soon cars come by during Decem picked up Santa Claus and hauled Jer him away. Santa s Sleigh and rein i Deer pulled into a filling station. But when he Gol to Char Lotte and started off he saw the rest of tiie Parade leaving. Pretty something else. He s building a Sel of Dwarf helpers and Santa s North pole head quarters on his front porch. He s experimenting now with a Cylinder with bits of Mirros reflecting Light against the ceiling and Wall. Looks just like Snow Honey infant graveside services for Joyce Haney one Day old Daugher of Bennie and Clara Bell Haney of i. 2, Florence were conducted at p. M. Saturday in my. Dleasant cemetery. Surviving besides the parents Are one brother Bennie Haney or. Of Florence one sister Ann Haney of Florence the paternal grand Mother mrs. C. L. Ward of Flor ence and the maternal grand Molher mrs. Susanna Bell of la mar. Stoudenmire funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Revenue agents sour tar Heel sugar sales Charlotte dec. 14 up eral agents arrested 11 retail Anc wholesale merchants in seven North Carolina cities today As Parl of a continuing Campaign against Sale of sugar to boo leg liquor manufacturers. Alcohol and tobacco tax Divi Sion agents said w. T. Watkins and r. B. Sydnor business part ners in Henderson and a. L. Ray nor of Kayelth Villa were charged with filing fraudulent reports concerning Sale of raw materials. Charged with failure to submit reports were Raynor Marvin a. Slamey of Morganton p. C. Capps. Of Jacksonville a. E. Bowen of Windsor Joe l. Whitley and l. H. Sasser of Smithfield and j. W. Cagle John c. Cagle and e. V. Mclamb All of Benson. Federal Law requires dealers in materials which could be used for making liquor to submit periodic reports to att Headquarters mrs. J. H. Moore or. Bishopville dec. 14 mrs j. H. Moore sr., 68, died at . Saturday at her Home in Woodrow after a Long illness. She was a member of St. John Church in the Springhill Section of l e e county. She is survived by her husband j. Henry Moore two daughters mrs. Fred Hancock Bishopville. Mrs. Ervin Boone of Camden four sons j. H. Buck Moore jr., Frealin Woodrow and Cal Moore All of Woodrow one brother son Stephens of Sumter eight grand children and two great grandchildren. Funeral services be con ducted from St. John Church Sun Lay at . With interment in the Church cemetery. The body will be at her Home in Woodrow. George a. Proctor Dillon. Dec. 15 funeral services will be held at Williams funeral Home in Dillon sunday Al 2 p. M. For George a. Proctor 51. Burial will be at Magnolia Ceme Tery Latta. Or. Proctor son of the late Robert a. And Ella Finklea proc Lor of Latta died at Clinton Early Here on disposition of such sup plies. Sugar sales especially Are being scrutinized. Watkins and Sydnor were arraigned before a . Commissioner in Raleigh today. Each posted b ick or pm c m nary hearing Jan. 6. Raynor s hearing is Sel i for Jan. Saturday. Survivors include a sister mrs. Y. Sherwood of Little Rock. The service will be conducted by w. B. Sherwood and Paul 0. Batson or. William Simon Sarvis Conway dec. 14 funeral services for or. William Simon Bud Sarvis of the Shell Section of Horry county will be held at . Sunday from the Beth Lehem Baptist Church with the Rev. Donnie Stevens pastor the Rev. Curtis Allen pastor of the new Home Baptist Church the Rev. V. Henry Yarborough Tor of the Good Hope Baptist Church officiating. Burial will Fol Low in the Church cemetery. Pallbearers will be Buck har Dee Herman Stevens. Paul Stev ens a. C. Stevens Lloyd Stevens and s. W. Stevens. Friends May Call at the Resi Dence until . Sunday then May Call at the Church until the hour of services. Or. Sarvis died suddenly at his Home at . Friday follow ing an apparent heart attack. John l. Onslow John l. Onslow of Philadelphia pa., died Early yesterday morn ing after an illness of several weeks. Surviving Are his widow mrs. Marguarite Onslow of Philadel phia one daughter mrs. John Welsh of Detroit Michigan one grandchild one brother George l. Onslow of Darlington and one sister miss Carrie Onslow of Dar Lington. Funeral arrangements Are in Complete. Burial will be in Dar Lington. Southwest conference reprimands members Dallas dec. 14 up the Southwest conference today reprimanded four of its members for technical violations of the recruit ing regulations and decided to defy the Texas interscholastic league on its rigid Amateur Rule involving the letter of intent. Southern methodist. Rice. Texas Christian and Texas were rebuked for such things As transporting boys to places other than the schools seeking their athletic Abil Ity transporting friends of pros miss Betty Bass Lake View dec. 14 miss Betty Bass 94, died this after noon at the Home of Kever Miller. Funeral services will be con ducted Al 3 . Sunday Al the Hayes town pentecostal holiness Church conducted by the Rev. Robert p. Byrd assisted by the Rev. M. D. Baker. Burial will Fol Low in the Hayes town cemetery. She is survived by several nieces and nephews. Services held in Darlington for mrs. Hyer forecast Snow flurries Are expected sunday in Western new York state upper great lakes and Northern Rockies while rain is expected in the Tennessee Valley Southern appalachians and along the North Pacific coast. Fair weather is expected elsewhere. A photo fax map know the weather weather facts data from the United states weather Bureau in Florence for he 24-hour period ending it last night temperatures highest 63 year ago 80. Lowest 29 year ago 60. Mean 45 year ago 70. A. In. 33 p. M. 50. Rain none year ago .13. Total this month 1.15. Deviation from Normal minus 2.3. Total this year 42.94. Deviation from Normal minus .52. Sunrise a. M. Sunset p. M. Myrtle Beach tides High 1.50 a. M. P. M. Low a. M. P. M. River stages at 8 a. M. Wateree Camden no report great pee Dee Cheraw 11.2 falling. Great pee Dee pee Dee 19.4 i falling. Lynches Effingham 8.0 falling. By the associated press weather Bureau report of temperatures ., for selected areas Why is it warmer at fall Equinox by e. H. Sims Why is in warmer at the fall Equinox than at the time of the Spring Equinox in March september weather is warmer than March weather because of the heat which has been stored voter books open tuesday voter registration books will be open at the court House and in the county commissioner s office tuesday from 2 to 5 . For the last time before Christmas. On dec. 28, the books will be open from 1 to 8 . In the county court room. Hartsville youth paces us team Columbia dec. 14 if the University of Maryland swimming j learn grabbed off seven first 7 places Asil beat Atlantic coast conference rival the University of South Carolina Here today yesterday 58-27. Don Bigby of South Carolina a Hartsville youth scored the most Points. 10. Will Stockman led the Maryland Effort with 8. Summary 400 Medley relay 1, Mary land Ipa Leogas Carter Bell my 220 freestyle 1, Stockman Maryland. 2, Coho cell Maryland. 50 freestyle 1, Bigby South Carolina. 2, Sykes Maryland. 25.8. Diving 1. Kohl Maryland. 2, Shields. Maryland. 220 Butterfly 1, Bell Mary h l or station h l f 36 k .02 it Orvllle s3 36 it 26 l Accles 67 56 i 23 Louisville 57 w 55 29 Memphis 61 48 Atlanta 61 43 Miami 67 62 Bir Ham 62 48 Minn sep 42 22 bismark 41 15 n Orleans 70 55 by ins Rel new York 43 31 Boston 49 30 Norfolk 59 33 Buffalo 30 34 .11 Omaha 48 26 okla City 58 30 Pella 45 29 Phoenix 74 44 Pitsburg 4 32 port d me 36 4 Raleigh 59 30 i Contd 57 30 station Albany Albu que Amarillo aah Eville c. At As Cha Ston Charlotte Chicago Cincin to Cleves d Denver Detroit Duluth Elpaso it. Worth Galves n grf Man Kan City 62 39 58 31 44 35 52 37 40 35 49 31 60 33 41 32 St. Louis 52 36 s Antonio 71 49 31 21 .02 san fran 66 32 Savannah 70 50 Seattle 65 60 .28 Spokane. 40 29 Tampa Jack Oliie 63 29 Wash ton 52 31 Wilm ton the weather 40 30 37 54 28 61 31 Georgia partly Cloudy and warmer occasional Light rain North sunday afternoon or night. High sunday 58-68. South Carolina partly Cloudy and slightly warmer Sun Day occasional Light rain in Moun Lains sunday afternoon or night. High sunday 58-66. North occasional land. 2, Mcginnis Maryland. 47.0. 100 freestyle i Ascherfeld Maryland. 2, Bigby South Caro 200 backstroke 1. Ladrido Maryland. 2, Poulnot South Caro Lina. 440 freestyle 1, Jackson Maryland. 2, marigolds Maryland. Light rain in extreme Wesl portion i sunday otherwise partly Cloudy 200 Brea stroke 1. Higgins 14 fun Jand warmer. High sunday 55-65. Solloh Carolina. 2, Mcginnis a 400 relay 1, South Carolina Fortson Bowie gallon neral services for mrs. Ruth Byrd Yective athletes in different convey Hyer. 46, were held saturday Al the angles. Mclamb than the prospective ath Vernoon at graveside in Grove Hill conference set or further High school compete or. N. M. Over of Newberry col lion if he signs the letter of intent a the cases Are expected to which is considered by the league come to trial during Spring terms miss Sallie Hyer of a Throp col to be valuable consideration and fire chief issues Holiday suggestions Florence fire chief Ben Dozier yesterday cautioned florentine to play it Safe at Home during the holidays to avoid fires. Chief emphasized that with the Christmas season approaching uie Hazard of fire in Homes Are with nine ounces of Borax and four ounces of boric acid. 8. Use Only electric lights never candles. Be sure too. Thai wires Are in Good condition and Bear the us Mark denoting underwriters laboratories inc., which shows much Grealer especially because they have been tested for safety. Of combustible materials including Trees and wrapping paper. Here Are his suggestions which he says will enable All to enjoy of Federal District court in the judicial districts involved. A violation of the Amateur Rule. Mcclenaghan Poynor set Yule concerts this week Southern conference meet in d.c., april 27 to hear sports on violations of Regis Lra i Ion and voting rights in the South. Aubrey a. Williams of Mont Gomery Ala. Cef president. Said the decision to hold the con Ference was made at a meeting of Board members today. Bishop Edgar a. Love of the Baltimore District of the Metho dist Church and a vice president of Cef was named chairman of arrangements for the Washington conference. Florence school glee clubs will and Janice Windham. Framed electric cords Are a fire prent concerts i week. Switch for turning on the lne Mcclenagnan High school j Den and 0 holy in Addi Iree lights should be placed some chorale and girls glee club will j lion to other numbers. P. M. Poynor s advanced chorus will the number glory to god in ins Mozart s Gloria in Llu highest will feature Marian Manwiller Susan Jones Richard Gore and Ryan Powell. . Among other chorale numbers they Are carried out in outlet of plug under the thursday night in the j chorale and girls Gleo club will he the twelve Days of Christ 1. The Christmas tree is a run electric trains around lie auditorium while the toy in their thursday night concert Imas. White Christma the Cher Stanford May not follow Urcla and Cal Palo Alto. Calif. Dec. 14 in Stanford football coach Chuck Taylor said today that the withdrawals of California Urcla and us from the Pacific coast con Ference do nol mean that we will join them in leaving the Confer we will conduct our own Husi Nesso n the basis of the principles we believe he said. Taylor said the mass withdraw Al was he noted the withdrawals do not become effective until 1959 and this will provide a year s Cooling off period so people can think the thing up in the Earth during the Dayi of Long Sunshine since the Sun crossed the Equator in March. In september it crosses it again and the Daylight and darkness is equal at both equinoxes. But in March the Earth has lost much of its heat Over the Winter and equal sunlight does not produce equal weather. The shortest Day of the year comes in december at the Winter solstice bul the Earth still contains some stored heat from sum Mer and Early fall and january and february Are usually colder than december though there is More Daylight in both months. Progress Loos Moscow dec. U tin health minister Maria Kovrigin says the soviet Union needs better contraceptives. Lack of Progress in this Field she told a medical con Ference Here Friday leads to abortions and abortions arc one of the main causes of ill health among russian women. Is there a masterpiece in Billy s future Billy dreamt of painting hit own a bib Lisa Home Day hailed As the artistic Genius of Hii age but Only the right kind of schooling can Hii dream come True. Unhappily Billy lives in a Community where there i a serious shortage of clan rooms teach ers end Good schoolbooks. That team less schooling for Billy than he needs. Let s that this does t pen in our Icho Oli. You can help by supporting our Board by attending meet Ings end school conferences. For Mort information lot better schools 9 1. 40ffi new York 16, n. A we must have published or a Public sen let in cooperation with the advertising Council and the newspaper advertising executives association merry fire Safe Christmas if distance from the tree. Never la r fiftl1 Al Lac the Mcclennahan High school tent Al fire Hazard and caution i base. Should be taken in its selection 10. If decorations Are used about placement in the Home and maintenance. 2. Play Safe by choosing a Small one. There will be 30 million on the Market. 3. Keep the tree outdoors until ready to let it up. While it s outdoors occasionally throw Ter Over it. Thai will keep it moist fresh 4. When you bring the tree in tide Cut the butt slant Wise to open flip pores then stand it in a tub of water or moist Earth. 5. Lie cautious of chemicals or other substances sold for fire proofing Trees. In some this process is ineffective the House do not permit them nor Junior High school choruses will present a varied program j by tree Carol a Medly from a will present their concert tomorrow featuring serious works in Addi i Cerer Nony of carols and 0 lie Joy in the Poynor auditorium. By around or near chairs and other places where people May smoke. It is preferable la have them near i he ceiling Well above the head i a nuke. Tickets will lie of anyone standing up. Available at the door. 11. Keep plenty if Nib trays the Gojnur concert monday will Simic lesser i Iown Folk fill a be lands. Among the numbers by the glee Ril m club " ill be Auxin and pastores Lanly during the Boldway season As always. I. It ure Ilc Ulrch in windows never use candles. Keep curtains and Uther Flimin liable Nutter Iii pulled bark Al Lens six inches from any elec tric Light. 13. Use non flammable Decora Lions of Glass or Metal and fire i proof Snow in decorating your 6. In placing the tree it s Best treo for Christmas. To avoid hot spots such How j h. After you have opened your near the fireplace., stove Clevi Christmas presents remove Ali Tho lion set Radiator or electric huffs. I gift wrappings and packing a no n p. M. Doth chums of voices and the advanced chorus of 1w voices will like part. Also to be heard will in the 1 Aynor sex Tette made up of san dra Phillips Jane Winters Ann Mcrrimone. Virginia Suggs sue Smith and tit Illy Hedges. These girls were selected by auditions lie girls in the advanced j Mormance by the two groups since ail. Cen Bambino. Blow winds Olbey acquired new rubes several11 softly blow weeks ago. And four min lure slovak the concert will begin Al j carols. 7. Nov or use Unur ruled Piper Nunn Minli or Imler Cal a Melon Balling or Dmitr fur Rier trn Linn Callon and can Burin flame in Mirr clip in gallon of in try mixed my a nor living room and dispose of them. If pm slut Neil the mis Fri Leno no a i Virv n n nine err How Small Lynnr Kirr . Him a Schaefer gift certificate Schnefer suits to Schaefer sport Coats to Schoefer trousers. To work mob flannel suits Tuxedo suits Amon i thit beginning chorus numbers will by Jesu Joy of Man s desiring by , in Bethlehem s Mangei. And what child is this. Thi number. Away in a i i Iii Jor. Will feature Morrin hex Ley r fief Schipmann Yvonne hum i Schaefer White dinner . Clyburn the tailor 151 East Evans the sapling by or. J. A Young have you Ever watched a Home owner Plant a sapling tree in his Yard if you have then you have also noticed the infinite care he has taken to make sure his Little tree would grow straight and tall. If you have noticed the Man with the Green thumb will attach Little wires from the tree to the ground to help hold the tree straight. I have often wondered if Man realized that the spines of his children Are also held erect by Guy wires called ligaments and Muscles and like the wires on the tree they need careful attention to enable the spine to grow straight and Strong. These Muscles and ligaments need a nerve Supply to or. J. D. Young function normally. If the nerve Supply is Cut off the muscle becomes paralysed. It is the Job of the chiropractor to remove any existing nerve pressure thus As Suring the children of o healthy spine and body when they become adults. A Public education article written by or. J. D. Young clinic l located at 415 w. Palmetto St. In Tel iphone 2-2991. Lady attendant on duty Young chiropractic clinic 415 wet Palmetto strut Florence s. A phone 2-jw1

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