High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Feb 4 1940, Page 13

Low-resolution version. To view a high quality image

Start Free Trial
High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - February 4, 1940, High Point, North Carolina Section a local news Ano want ads or thi8 Section tue High Point Enterprise Section a local news and Wani ads in Nils Section vol. 56 no. 35 member associated press High Point. N. C., sunday morning. February i 1940 Complete Nea service Price five cents Oral arguments in Hydro Case this week j a a a a a a a a a a collections in township reach High Peak is i a v a is i Ell us no names but a Ell known local physician fielded to have himself some fun using the snowfall Here. He Call a d up the manager of a local Busi Ess establishment also Well Nowns and told him a this is the chief of police of i of Don t have the Snow off the sidewalk in front of your place by j 0 of clock Well have to take you o the store manager who was at ome hurried up town called up los assistant manager and. Through exceedingly energetic of a Orts finally managed to get the. Now shovelled from the walk by \ 0 of clock. Later through one of the Phy irian s clients the manager Dis a overed who had perpetrated the tactical joke he was not Content Hen to let things stand As they Ere. He waited until s of clock in he morning and telephoned the physician. A a this is or he said my wife is seriously ill. Please ome at the physician dressed and went astir a to the address Given. When e arrived he Learned there was to one sick there. I was told that e worried for a Day or two about in matter thinking he had heard he name of the patient incorrect h and that someone might be offering waiting for him to show p. See Ulm is condolences to 8. W. J., who lipped on the ice and ended up the Hospital with a badly rained hand. He fell Forward. A a 18dom of Solomon a hold on Here there seems to e some discrepancy in y our Roc ads a a reporter checking on the news of the Day at the fire depart Lent said to lieutenant j. E. Horse the department s Secretary stenographer. The Young new gatherer i added to lieutenant Homey three separate reports of three separate fire companies on one a that had occurred Early the me Day. Howard j. Wisehaupt Wisehaupt lectures to be started on monday lecturer will thi of belter business technique Iii series of four addresses stale Woodmen to be honoured at session Here How much do you know about yourself Are you earning the Money you think you Are capable of earning is your Job enjoyable. Or do you find it a drab Underflow that a asked the lieu for Ftp to a a a a a a fake a Iron Day u d y a. Head Camp officers of the of then thoughts pop into your Woodmen a world North mind very now and Hen you Cut Roll nil we honoured at a ban Mav yourself right Down which will be Given by pled Howard j. . Alley. La Long Cali it no 62 o cloy or. Wisehaupt is coming to i at the Sheraton hotel on Gebru High Point for a series or four Ary 24, it a announced Teeter on february 5, 6, 7 and Day Junior High school Una spice of the enter infant. Quot Why who could Tell the mss of this fire from these re Orts a was the interrogative recons and with that the re Orter pointed out that the record f one company gave the cause of in fire As Quot Short circuit in a rail a that of another As a hot lectures is a and finally that of the 8 at the Bird As Merth Quot what do you make of All that prise. Ass a Gene a Bettr Quot simple enough a replied the better Lood natured fireman Quot shuffle More or ill together arid you get spun More d of business technique Means i around business with s timing chalked up and ars making the rounds ulu lation it was with this thought in mind that the Enterprise made its decision to bring or. Wisehaupt to this City. Business is never so Good that it cantle better and no business its stride until All of its executives and employees fit into under St Anions a Berl Antuk Herbert Mcclure who draw he excellent High Point High rights cartoon for the Enterprise planning to try free Lancing but hit Rill continue the highlight Leres Luck to him. For he de particular Groove that is Orvea it. Wisehaupt s Job telling you eth v 8m? where you belong and making unable to gel my car started no last sunday i tried several a s a Quot ties All of which were too Busy pro Dur a Vav at Haup come out and try to. Finally through Accident i to lied the number of a firm that a inst a Fps a no Yll ass work Ras closed on sundays. On of the Whf Hutn and his opiates members however happened to been working on human a e in the office which is on col Orvy a ars and years and he a go Street working on the books knows what h1 is talking about then i explained my plight he i in addition to being an a Coo in Olun tee red to find a ride out to polished Public speaker Wisehaupt House and to Start my car. Is an entertainer extraordinary hich he did. Long ago he Learned to practice and for which by the Way he what he preaches and there Are a As my Earnest thanks and will j no Dull moments in any of his in the future have my business Lem is lie Wiki his expert i fences into the trend of thought tid the secrets of i ourself As Well As your Wisehaupt knows peo Crank her i pm know human nature and a or it i the banquet will Start in the hotel is Broom at 6 of clock. Till is the Golden anniversary of the founding of the Woodmen organization and an elaborate program has been arranged for the meeting Here. Three of the society a National directors will participate. Mayor o. Arthur Kirkman will Welcome the visitors to the City. Members from throughout the state will be in attendance in this Fellowship meeting and the program itself will carry out the plan for celebrating the Golden anniversary. Percentage is greatest since the depression total of 72.5 per cent of Levy in fills of county fax department county tax collections in collections in High Point township last night soared to the highest figure since the depression Deputy collector t. R. Short announced. Late yesterday afternoon when the tax windows at the county building closed for the regular payment period 72.5 per cent of the 1939 Levy was in the tilt or. Short said. Collections for 1938 last year amounted to 85.1 per cent of the Levy revealing that the 1939 collation made better than a gain of seven percentage Points. Listed for collection on the local Hooks for 1939 was a total of 1346.758.58 when the collection period opened. Of that amount $251,662.41 has already been paid into the local office. The regular collection period closed yesterday afternoon. Those paying now will be penalized one per cent or. Short said. Or. Short termed the collections As the Best since he joined the local office 12 year ago. Quot naturally we Are very highly pleased with the collections a or. Short stated. A a construction in City in january totalled $40,455 Only Tho new residences authorized however during month. On the basis of estimates on permits issued by the building inspector building construction valued at $40,445 was authorized in High Point during the month of january. The january figure brought the total for the first seven months of j the current fiscal year to $362.-203. Both figures include estimates for new residences new non residences and repairs and in j prove ments to both types of build j Ings. Worthy of note in the comparative monthly report issued late yesterday by buildings inspector e. K. Ingram was the fact that Only two residences together costing $3,950, were authorized during the past month. Permits were issued for eight new non residences estimated to Cost $17,266. Repairs to 22 residences were estimated to Cost $17,266. Repairs to 22 residences were estimated to Cost $6,907. And to 12 non residences. $1 2,322. Thus far this fiscal year permits have been issued for 72 residence and a like number of no residences. Permit fees collected last month amounted to $58 50. State wide c. /. O. Conference will Convene at Sheraton this morning attendance of Between 200 Ami 300 representatives is predicted for meeting rear Nta Rives of labor unions throughout North Carolina affiliated with the Congress of Industrial organizations will meet in a joint conference at the Sheraton Jack Douglas with local Sears store fakes Over assistant manager s duties Caveness seek Post in state lower House John 8. Quot Jai formerly of this City Douglas and who is Undi a lout Cir tax listings in pan por oratorio township increase rehearsals Here rudeness r pay i believe incidentally that inward j. Wisehaupt the go it i to Comet Here tomorrow under i auspices of the Enterprise or a series of four free lectures on he Art of salesmanship it Cetera with a kill that make his word pictures live. At one moment he is zipping a Point Home with a vigor that puts the Spectator on the Edge of his scat again to is bringing Forth howls of laughter a i with an Impromptu impersonal nay be Able to Point out a thing-.,i. Hon of the Type of character he r two to some of us. Especially do. believe he May he Able to Tell oms of us a thing or two about he Art if politeness an Art w Hina by seemed to abandon during he diff ii ult Del s following the mows or in i we a struck by the different answers i received from firms i a ailed upon for various and Sun iry services. Virtually everyone Kus up to the Gills in to k an to ploy of on firm however could say shortly Quot we re tied in and to get to another would reply Quot in a sorry we and then suddenly. Ingeniously he slips Over an t i idea that you know can be a College and Community chorus to present program hotel today to map out plans for has been with the company in labor organization in 1940 and Augusta ga., assumed his duties week As assistant manager to diem., the . Of a go or Rol a cd. High Point to citation in the coming primary store. And general election. the announcement was made an attendance of from 200 to yesterday by h. It Hutto Man-300 persons was predicted last �8�r of the store and who said i night by labor leaders who arrive that having worked with or. Cd Early for the conference. The Douglas in the Augusta store he meeting will take the place of the Hafi a very he a regard for his c. I. O. Constitutional convention i ability. Which was scheduled for the same 1 starting with Sears. Roebuck i i Date but which was postponed their Augusta Ltd Ore seven i i until an unannounced later Date. Years ago or. Douglas has had i Henry i. Adams state director j Pray a Teai experience in nearly j of the american federation of very department of the Organ l hosiery workers will preside at ration not Only did he work in in Tim meeting which will Convene i he saes department but he was 11 in the ballroom of the hotel at substantial Cain shown Over last year tax listings for 1940 in High Point township showed a substantial gain Over 1939. Anal tag tires released by assistant tax boi1i1 a a . A Mcuin a a i inf a a Nar Hin supervisor t. R. Short revealed we a be presented Here on March Rente. Southern director of the ship or Hutto is to Nhin to Quot we. A a by poll Collet end j textile worker. Union of a Mer a a in by m Quot Tine in rehearsals for Felix Mendels of clock. Among others who Sohn s orator la. which will attend will be Roy Law division manager and later merchandise manager. While in a a 8ain of More than 1,000 Community chorus will begin on Mca. A a e. L. Sandefur of win j i in Onnink february m or i tuesday night at 7 30 of clock Ston Salem state director of the am we a be a oomnl4te Chi Chicago u Complete charge of Hie store and a special sales drive is being planned for the amp or. Hutto s a j piled d your particular line of mrs. Janet Russell Owens direct c. To. Endeavor. Or of the chorus announced yes Joe White of new York City the Wisehaupt lectures Are Terra. International vice president of the i ppr oct during brought to you at absolutely no the chorus made up of the t. W u. A., has been invited to Cost to you. You May get h com High Point College choir and attend the conference As speaker. Or Douglas who is the son Palm entry ticket Good for the j members of the choirs of a no rn-1 the meeting was originally j 0f to q Douglas Rug dealer of Tail City ripped h. O. Hoover question of whether Bonds pledge City s fait and credit of primary importance Oral arguments in the con i solid Atod High Point Hydro electric suit Are scheduled to it be heard in Raleigh this we Etc by the supreme court o i North Carolina. Attorneys representing Yadyki county the Duke Power com Pany several High Point Citize and corporations and the City it i self will argue the Many Side j Case we High May determine Finall. The City a right to build a $6,500.= too municipally owned and oper ated Power development on thi Yadkin River. The court will Convene tue Day and has set the Case for hearing this week tint no definite Day has been specified actor Din to the information of the City sat i tourneys. The City took appeals from Rul Ings handed Down by judge h Hoyle sink in the two cases fro amp Yadkin and Guilford Countie judge sink allowed petitions the plaintiffs in both cases for it junctions to Stop work on to project. The decision the court i reach will involve not Only to right of the City to build the Powes Plant under the Laws of the state but will determine whether or the City had a right to accept. To proceed under the authority of a License issued by the fed Power commission. Of primary importance is Tbs question of the Bonds which to City has already issued to Fin ant the project. The High court my. Determine whether the bom pledge the Faith and credit of to City As judge tink ruled it whether they Are Revenue bom issued in accordance with to state Revenue Bond act. If the court decides they Ai general obligation Bonds Ana therefore null and void under debt limitation clause of the St Constitution it will More t Likely Mark the end of the project. As regards the Issue of a fed eral License if the court rules wit judge sink to decide that the Cit was acting beyond the scope of authority in accepting the License this Point May be appealed to to United states supreme court. The question of a Federal i Cense centers around the arg ment of whether or not the prot posed dam would affect navigation. In View of a recent illness c b. S. Worn Hie special attorney from Yadkin county it is Possich that the arguments May again b postponed. The City will be represented b City attorney Grover h. Jon and judge Roy l. Deal of win Ston Salem. Special counsel. A building value for past week slight Only one permit for construction of new building entire series of four lectures by Ber of local churches calling at the business office the Over too voices and Enterprise or by telephoning miss asks that i Beth at 4566. Continued on Page 8, Sec. B iegr0 is jailed upon overcoat theft charge Fred Liles 2l-year-old negro May ask Mcnutt to talk at legion convention Paul v. Mcnutt i eminently j at 7 30 of clock in the county mentioned As a candidate for the building. Judge d. Macrae Ager Here. Birmingham England Fob. 3. Up a incendiary bombs were rage. No one was Hurt in the blasts. Authorities said the bombs were concealed in seats of the buses. Democratic nomination for Prest-1 ?1"�?T announced. A la8t night. Dent is the unofficial Choice As Ujj members of the Post were speaker at the state american asked to be in attendance Asim legion convention Here june 23- portent business is slated for Dis-25, inclusive highly placed local j Mission tits chairmen of the Coin legion officials said yesterday. mittens were asked especially to formerly High commissioner of attend and to bring their com the Philippines the Indiana 1� Mittee members and All new 511 Diordy Street was placed in Piht National commander of the members were also asked to at Ity jail yesterday afternoon on a legion. Tend As they have been named to Harg of the theft of an overcoat state commander june Rose of serve on committees. And a pair of gloves from Benny Greenville has been contacted by \ considerable amount of work a be a Padgett another negro letter in the Choice of Mcnutt i must he done it was pointed out. He remained in jail last night in and formal approval is expected prior to the state convention and default of a $75o Bond for Iii a j the local Andrew Jackson Post every Effort will he made to make pea Ranee in court to answer a j no. It. Will hold a special meet this convention the Best Ever held Rand larceny charge. int tuesday night february 7, in the state the meeting was consists of i scheduled to be held at the labor is. Owens Hall on North Wrenn Street but members of Church the City buildings inspector sat choirs who Sang in the recent urd Ajr advised against the use of i a a a a a a a a presentation of Handel s Quot Mea the Hall for that purpose after he i no in diary bombs found blah again join the chorus. Had made an inspection finding. The first two rehearsal on he said a defective supporting tuesday and thursday evening Rostron. Of this week will be held at wee condemnation proceedings two explosions lev memorial Church but the Fol were a tarted but Union leaders lowing rehearsals each tuesday said chief Ingram told them not and thursday will be held at Ito a a tha Hall for the meeting. High Point College. Ithe inspection it was stated. Was made at the request of r. P. Royer agent of the trustees of was made Over last year in the but a r r Ragan estate and in regular listing period. Charge of the property. Or. Short said that Quot the Quot be unj0n has a lease for a change in dates for tax listings year on top property but has was proved a great Success by been advised to cease using it for the substantial gain. Last year i Publ in gatherings. It was stated. The tax listings were taken in a april during the regular listing last orchestra rehearsal april la 539 property owners were registered. The period for tuesday cancelled which closed last night revealed that 1 2,568 had listed. The regular rehearsal of the i Ket which closed Here Quot we Are highly pleased a said High Point symphony orchestra at noon a Check up revealed or. Short Quot with the results and which would have taken place the total registration for the particularly the cooperation of on tuesday night has been can two weeks of the Market Agar it the tax payers in proving that celled this week because George gated 2.136 buyers. To the new dates furnish Best re Henry of Greensboro director i represented 1,046 store a ult a i will be unable to attend. In 44 2 cities and towns. With Only on permit in the for the construction of a Nev i building permit values for the past week in High Point tots Only $9,025. The largest Sitio a project authorized was the a rec Ion of a 24-Ronm Brick veneer apartment on North Hamilto Street Between Monroe and East Ray streets at a Cost of $8,350. The permit was issued to a Eorge Steffan. A separate per Mil was procured for the Erec Tion of a four car garage on the same premises at a Cost of Hoo other permits issued durin. the week were j. P. Rawley estate pain store front. 1556 English Street $25. Wescott Roberson estate fir repairs to Servile station a 201 East Commerce Street $95. A. Sherrod estate fire renal Dudacy last night. Shelley b. Cave-1 to residence 1 304 Olvett drive Shelley la. Caveness with announcement of his can. S _ Ness Greensboro attorney became its who was formerly assistant Man a a a j the fifth person o enter the menial found hidden in buses today after Greensboro and High Point How occurred in a a for bus name had been mentioned frequently within the past several months As a Likely a per a i to i j k. Perkins build basement democratic primary race in Gull at residence 511 c Ford county for the state up of representative. F a non. Renoir front the announcement came h. Quot a a office Hall Una. Utah Street id Surprise in political circles in _ it us continued on Page 8, Sec. B Lincoln Day tickets to go on Sale Here tickets for till Lincoln a dinner in Greensboro featuring As speaker United states senator and Republican candidate Robert a. Taft will go on Sale in High Point tomorrow it was announced last night by Walter l. York eighteen states and the Dis a states represented at the show local Republican chairman Trio of Columbia were represent were North Carolina South car there will be no reserved seats de by buyers at Hie mid Winter Olina Virginia West Virginia but tickets will to limited to the Southern furniture and Rug mar-1 Washington Pennsylvania ten number of seats in the Hall. The ter Day j Nessee Kentucky. Florida Ala-1 tickets May by procured at the Bania. Georgia Illinois Ana. Maryland mass new Jersey Ohio and t sex a group j the summer Market will open located Here july la. Immediately after i the Chicago show. Total Mart attendance 2,136, Check up reveals the North procure Louis-1 office of or. York on a Rusetti. Wrenn Street. The Lincoln Day dinner will in held at Hie King Cotton hotel monday february 12, beginning at 6 30 p. In

Search all High Point, North Carolina newspaper archives

Explore other publications from High Point, North Carolina

All newspaper archives for February 4, 1940