High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Dec 16 1925, Page 25

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - December 16, 1925, High Point, North Carolina High Foint Enterprise thursday december 17, l<25 Holiday to Call new Yak alone list strictly new York Day Day has been abandoned by City new York dec. 17.�? apr new York claimant of the title of the largest City in the world the financial and the economic Center of the country can now Lay claim to another title the City without a specific Holiday. For father Knickerbocker with the passing of his Observance of education Day. Today celebrates no annual birthday ajl his own. With the rest of the nation new York observes National holidays the fourth of july labor Day. Armistice Day Christmas and new years but unlike the majority of great cities the world Over it has no special annual Observance to which it devotes a special commemoration. Boston celebrates its Bunker Hill. Philadelphia lays exclusive claim to the Observance of Independence Day. Mardi gras belongs exclusively to new Orleans. Cele Southern railway system announces reduced round trip fares on the straight certificate plan to Atlanta a. Account of the Young Peoples missionary convention Southern presbyterian Church Atlanta ga., december 29 so is 1925. Delegate i should Purchase one Way tickets going trip. Securing certificates from ticket agent. Certificates will be honoured by ticket agent for tickets returning at half fare provided there Are to delegates present Bolding certificates. Don t miss this convention. Wonderful program travel vie Southern railway. Fine trains. Excellent schedules. Dining car service. For further information tickets and Pullman reservations Call on any Southern railway agent or address h. D. Saunders ticket agent High Point n. C. R. H. Graham divisional passenger agent 287 West Trade St. Charlotte n. C. Brat on of the great Chicago fire a tarted by mrs. O Leary s cow. Is recognised annually in the Windy City. San Francisco Early commemorates the late of the earthquake of 1905. But new York has none. In Europe practically every great City and Many of the smaller towns have their special annual celebrations in recognition of historic events characteristic of each. London observes its Bank holidays and the birthdays of its reigning sovereigns. Bastille Day while a. Tonally recognised throughout France is cherished by Paris As its own. Thus it is with virtually All Continental cities. Evacuation Day. Commemorating the departure of British troops from Manhattan on november 22, 1783, after seven years and two months occupation of the City and the marching into the City of general George Washington leading the Continental troops was the big Nal for Street dancing in this City for sixty years. Y new York celebrated annually the Day As its exclusive Possession its particular party. Theatre Rac cognized it with special performances. Crack regiments and the citizenry responded on Parade. Even when the country was at War with Mexico in 1846. Evacuation Day aroused a City wide demonstration. Then slowly Observance of the a dwindled lost its Fervour. Opponents claimed the fourth of july took away the de. Thanksgiving Day. Another National Holiday depreciated its prestige. In 1883, the Centennial of the departure of the British the Date was revived with a great demonstration. President Arthur his Cabinet and several former governors of the state participated in the gala demonstration. But since then interest in Observance of the Day has died. New York harassed by pressure of business has made no exceptional remonstrance at its passing. Of Beer at a bar. Enjoy the Hospi v v v a r a a a w j Talvity of flit dance floor and what found thereon and pass the night Ever unattached partners May away for something like the Price of third rate moving picture a How Back Hose. Scace the of the bar. Highly developed prehistoric beats of the a lost world Only 18 inches High done to juggle with your Christmas list it Isnit necessary to juggle with your Christmas list of things for a a him when you make this store your shopping Headquarters. Our store is completely stocked with the articles that he will most desire and need. As an Aid to you we offer the following suggestions neckwear hosiery shirts Belt and buckle sets Bath Robes lounging Robes pyjamas handkerchiefs gloves sweaters underwear mufflers fashion Park suits and overcoats Cannon Fetzer co. Hollywood dec. 17.�?fap a the movie Public has Many illusions that Are carefully created by trick photography Aud the versa i Utility of engineers. These secrets of the Trade conserve millions of Dollar annually in the budget of producers the directors Point out however that they Are not evolved to deceive the theatre goer nor primarily with the Idaa of having Money but often Are Nacas sary because it would be impossible to stage the actual scene demanded in the script. In the photographic tricks the most indispensable perhaps is the i a a Glass ceiling illusion. This is a device of painted Glass placed slightly above the camera Lens. On the Sheet of Glass ceilings domes or roofs Are painted to correspond with the actual set. This Glass work is necessary be cause of the lighting demanded by the camera. The roof or upper parts of the set Are not constructed instead Strong flood lights Are placed there. Wrecks of Ocean liners Are enacted in a Small tank in the studio. Howling gales Are provided by mechanical wind machines. The a a Ocean is lashed to fury by paddles and the toy liner perhaps Teu inches in length is tossed about on the Waves by wires in the hands of studio assistants. If the Story Calls for an explosion to sink the boat a dynamite Cap aboard is exploded at the. Proper time and the miniature Craft sinks beneath the Waves with exciting realism. A recent example of miniature illusion ass enacted in a picture of monstrous prehistoric beast. Of the screen they. Appeared to weigh tons and moved with life like ease before the camera they were models eighteen inches High composed of rubber and papier mache their movements manipulated by invisible wires. When the movie Spectator sees actors struggling perilously near the 3 Brink of a precipice or on the cornices of a tall building he May be witnessing a Scena a shot is two different places. The fight May have taken place on the studio floor and the cameraman May her have photographed the precipice or roof Corner of the same strip of film. Fogs Are formed in the studio by a huge atomizer which feeds cold vapor on the screen through perforated pipes concealed about these. Adept with High explosives the engineers set a blast to wreck a dam releasing a Rush of logs and water to destroy a populated Valley. Or they Burn an actress at the stake with so Little harm that she maybe the Belle of a party the next evening. One Engineer has patented a powder that Burns furiously on the furnishing of a luxurious Apar Mant. When the cranking stops the furniture is found unharmed and is moved to the next a a social a set. Even Hollywood scarcely inc it Quot 3 these technical men whose exploit make a a the filming of the i Quot outfitters to men of Fine taste wants whole evening for the Price of Beer drives bar out Paris dec 17__ apr a american night cabaret without that indispensable accessory a a a american bar a is the latest Novelty in the entertainment line to be offered to the visiting tourist in the Side streets leading up to the Hill of Montmartre. Not that the drinks commonly retailed across an a american bar Are found lacking in the establishment in question far from it. But since the introduction of a a students or third class passengers on big Ocean liner has caused an influx into Paris of americans with More or less meagre pocketbooks it has been found by the astute hosts of Montmartre that the bar privilege has been greatly abused. American collegians off for a summer vacation with a limited allowance the hosts Point out station themselves before a Glas or. Robert e. Perry suite 321 Jefferson Standard building Greensboro n. C diseases of the skin an Allied conditions hour 9 to i i to 5 by appoint or. Excepting sundays announcement or. H. E. Schadei of Witt Jon Salem a c. Chiropodists foot specialist will by in High Point on tuesdays of each week. Leave a Pont Menta at red Bell shoe store. Phone 2151 or phone 478-�? Winston Salem. Shop Early in the Day Only six More shopping Daysi a crowd or a Rush does t care who gets into it. Everyone can come in and join it. The crowd wont mind at All but you will therefore shop Early in the Day avoid the crowds that Are sure to be among the late shoppers. Make your selections with the ease and Comfort they should be made with come to our store Early in the Day and buy furnishings for the Home As a gift to the entire family. They will appreciate the thoughtfulness you show regarding the Home much More than they would some trinket that is enjoyed today then destroyed or broken. Furniture is lasting. It is Comfort. It gives the Home certain dignity that cannot be had otherwise. Let us help you a a by up Quot the Home for Christmas. Sewing cabinets Odd chairs rockers smoking stands table lamps floor lamps a few suggestions rugs All sizes Cong oleum Cedar chests Davenport tables \ Telephone stands card tables wheel goods t for the kiddies linoleum pictures Columbia phonographs and records Bell furniture company North main Street phone 2914 the treasured gift every woman treasures Beautiful jewelry and a Christmas gift of it is sure to win her grateful admiration. Particularly if it s chosen from our exquisitely designed selection. Men arc just As fond of Beautiful tev Elry a the women a gift of jewelry will be More than appreciated by a him a if selected from our Large assortment. Our jewelry Stock is Complete for Christmas giving a from inexpensive novelties to costly gems. 25 pc reduction on All jewelry Waggert a jewelry store Corner main and Broad next to Blair Hoskins shoe store i

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