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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - January 22, 1939, High Point, North Carolina Imlay january 22, 1939the High Point Enterprise Piedmont Center of Industry High Point North Carolina Page seven Sec. Amity memorial Hospital in Thomasville on accredited list reviews and ratings Astaire Rogers inc cd old f movies this week together again1 institution is honoured Paramount i Ade winds Quot United artists or amount a today monday and May Frederic March Joan Bennett Southern Ralph Bellamy efficient but philandering delve trails a supposed murderess san Francisco across the Pacific Ping at Hawaii Japan China indole and other far off places. Auntie background adds greatly to credibility of the Story and suse is cleverly maintained until a Ling Climax is reached. Superb in by the four principals and exit direction serve to make tins a standing production. Adults and in people. E mad miss Manton rho Tramount a wednesday and tuesday St Barbara Stanwyck Henry Fon-8am Levene Frances Mercer Dutiful clothes elaborate stage Nguc Clever repartee and Fine act highlight this otherwise sum Mere Are mystery treated Farci Cally. I Tongue in Cheek the author a a number of murders in a Mast invention Way. Barbara Stanwyck Henry Fonda serve As delightful for each other. Adults. of the North Warners a Paramount a Friday and urday to Dick Foran. Gloria Dickson Page Allen Jenkins exciting production beautifully it graphed n color deals with an Rte in the Canadian North in h two of the renal mounted Poliak their lives and reputation to Freud the criminal. The product furnishes Lusty entertainment. Fine acting by a Good cast. Adults Young people. Marine patrol 20th Century i outstanding Broadhurst Flay. Monday and tuesday it Richard Oreene Nancy Kelly on Foster. George Bancroft. From 3k by Ray minho Arni vivid portrayal of the experiences he Brave men who during the d War manned the submarine a in. And of the dangers to which were exposed it practices item aes the strict but understandable ods used to Mold character. There Nany thrilling sequence a but the ight is the one Den no with the action of the enemy s submarine by a Volunteer Crew from the Leer Fleet these scenes of sea sky a Beautiful. Unusually Well for Type fact pounded Home a laugh Fame v ii Rek Rio i is Day and wednesday Fred aet Siire Ginger Rogers. Bellamy. F flew previously published. Rating family. Quot four s a crowd Warner Bros a Carolinas thursday cast Errol Flynn Rosalind Russell Olivia de Haviland Walter Connolly. Review previously published. Rating was family. Gold mine in the sky Republic a Carolinas Friday and saturday cast Gene Autry Smiley Burnette Carol Hughes. Review previously published. Rating was family. Quot three comrades mom special problem Rialto tuesday cast Robert Taylor Margaret Sullivan Franchot tone Robert Young. From the Book by Erich Marla Remarque. Review previously published. Rating was adults. Quot touchdown army Quot Paramount Rialto wednesday cast John Howard Mary Carlisle Robert Cummings William Frawley. Review previously published. Rating was family. Quot reformatory Columbia a Rialto a thursday cast Jack Holt Bobby Jordan Tommy Bupp. Review previously published. Rating was adults and Young people. Technicolor film Paramount Friday Royal mounted police tale is told in a heart of the North High adventure along one of the world last frontiers is thrillingly depicted in Quot heart of the North Quot the picture nation in technicolor of a tale of the Royal Canadian mounted police which comes to the Paramount next Friday for two Days. Authentic in every detail the picture Quot debunks Quot Many a widespread misconception of the operations and daily existence of the Canadian Quot mounties a but the actuality As vividly portrayed in Quot heart of the turns out to be even More thrilling and certainly More interesting than the popular delusions. The hero is Dick Foran big red headed Star who is most effective in outdoor pictures and there Are three girls who could each be nominated As heroine. They Are Iloria Dickson Dale Page and 6, and opening Esse. Ultra or showplace. A tomorrow of theatre or a the 111 a i Mem i be among the. Opes at 6-3� l doors perform a surf 100 and 9 00 Melody comedy Romance and finances form the quadruple basis of Quot Carefree a rho radio s new musical hit reuniting Fri Ltd Astaire and Finger Rogers which plays at the caroling tuesday and wednesday. A group of Irving Heflin. Tunes and lyrics a cleverly contrived romantic Triangle of a psychiatrist an actress and a lawyer some of the flu Tiest situations the screen has presented in recent Mouths and four sensational dance routines in Woven into a spectacular film entertainment to celebrate the return of americans Foremost flaming stats. Astaire portrays the psychiatrist and Ralph lie la my the lawyer in tile ingenious plot. Rel Rainy is engage to miss Rogers hut sends her to a St Art re for treatments when she can to make up her mind about their marriage. And this move leads to All the trouble for miss Rogers Falls in love with Astaire and when he refuses to unbind from his professional att it my site inv Eigles him into paying attention by faking various mental ailments. His efforts to cure her Quot maladjustment a her Madcap adventures that result the discovery that he himself is falling in love with her and the prompt action of the enraged Il-1 la m y when he finds out a fat Haw been going on All make for hilarious complications that top the comedy phases of earlier Astaire Rog Erx hits. Three sensational dance routines by the famous team a Novelty Solo dance by Astaire along with the Catchy Berlin melodies Combine with the plot to make Quot Carefree their most ambitious show. Mark Sand i h of reefed the Pandro s. Herman production and the supporting cast includes Duello hear Jack Carson Clarence Kolb Franklin i an Horn Aud Halter Kingsford. Fire in Thomasville causes Little damage the Enterprise Bureau i Commerce Street phone 533 Thomasville Jan. 22.�?a Small fire in a woodshed behind the Home of mrs. T. G. Perry at id College Street Thomasville was extinguished by the local fire department with Small damage. The Blaze occurred about 3 o clock saturday afternoon and gave out smoke profusely attracting a Large crowd. Damage was estimated at approximately $25.00. First of a series of ten Artiel is on the growth and developments in Thomasville the Enterprise Bureau s Commerce Street phone 535 editors vote this is tilt first of a series of ten articles that will appear weekly in the sunday issues of the High Point Enterprise these articles w ill Deal a it to the grow Iii and development of phases of the City of Thomasville. Save them As they contain important historical data City memorial Hospital by c. T. Brumfield Thomasville Jan. 22. A Dunne the naut week the i to memorial Hospital which was built in Thomasville through donations made by the \1 i. I h i to ate to Inch not other Public spirited citizens and by funds allotted by the Duke endow. I Erat rial Hospital at i Nomas a men Hospital completed in Tojio has reached a High Standard of efficiency and this Ville was informed it had been Hock reached a High goal when placed on the accredited list by the american association of Dos accepted on the accredited list petals. By tile american Hospital As Hospital has the Only facilities in Davidson county for the care of coloured patients salvation and boasts some of tile finest a Ray and operating room equipment in the country. Photo by this Honor culminated almost i nine years of improvement and j Hurt s studio. It is estimated that the annual rust Hill of the United states averages $1.000.ooo.uuu, an amount j equal to the interest on the a i tonal debt. J a. J Little Janet Chapman six year old j Starlet who recently captured the hearts of a Host of fans in Quot Broadway other important roles Are filled by Allen Jenkins. In Atric Knowles and a canine actor who is a cinch to steal some of the scenes in which he appears. He is a huge police dog. Called Quot Rex Quot in this picture but in reality the famous Quot lightning Quot who was starred in a White Fang Quot Aud other films. The country in which the Story is Laid is that wild stretch which Borders the Mackenzie River in the far Northwest of Canada just below the Arctic Circle. And the impressive outdoor scenes of the production show this scarcely populated outpost of civilization in technicolor for the first time. Rendezvous in an Island Paradise before he delivered her to the Law Effort on the part of Thomasville citizens and members of the Hospital staff Effort not necessarily directed in an attempt to formally attain this recognition but an Effort to raise a Fine Hospital which had been built a the result of i Fine ideals to a state of efficiency that the recognition was inevitable. Duke endowed to understand visions that prompted the building of the City memorial Hospital it is Well to look to the excerpt from the will of j. B. Duke dreamer and Benefactor hanging in the reception room of the local Hospital. It reads Quot i have selected hospitals As another of the principal objects of this Trast because i recognize that they have become indispensable institutions not Only by the Way of ministering to the c Comfort of the sick but in increasing the efficiency of Mankind and prolonging human life. worthy do i deem the cause and so great do i deem the need that i very much Hope that the people will see to it that adequate and convenient hospitals Are assured for their respective communities Quot a a. B. Duke from the Trust in to denture establishing the Duke endowment. It was the vision voiced in this j will Aud the realization of the to j Cal need of adequate hospitalize j Tion by t. A Finch and other j Public spirited Thomasville Cill j Zens that culminated in the break j ing of the ground for the Hospital j building in the late fall of 1029. J Finch a contributor to provide the necessary funds with which to construct the Hosp Tai t. J. Finch donated the sum i of $40,000 which was increased to a total of $50,000 by other con i Tri buttons by local physicians and j citizens. This sum was matched by the Duke endowment fund. The Hospital building was com i plated in the Spring of 1930 and the first patient admitted in june j of that year. On july 4th of that year the Hospital was dedicated with approx f private ceremonies and was named 1 a in a a its memorial Hospital Quot at the Mph Mea i Asville r. Vav. Crews d. I. S., o. R. Origin d. I. And r. H. Holliday d. All the members of the original medical staff Are still serving with the exception of or. Yokeley. And in. T. Alexander. M. D., m. P. Sherrill m. D., r. L. Macdonald m. And j. C. Pennington d. I. S., were added to subsequent years. Miss ors Lee pulp was the first superintendent of the Hospital and when she resigned because of her health miss Leanna site Brown was selected for the important Post. She served until the summer of 1938 when the Board of trustees elected h. L. Goodloe formerly of the r. L. Pittman Hospital at Fayetteville to become the first male superintendent. He is serving in that capacity at the present time and it is under his administration that the Hospital has reached its present High status. Still serving when Goodloe was elected As superintendent of the Hospital a position As superintendent of nurses was created and miss Alva Davis who is still serving was selected to the position. The present staff of nurses include in addition to miss Davis. Miss Carolina Popp operating room nurse miss Laura Haigh Mccullough general Hall duty mrs. Chaa. Leach general Hall duty mrs. Lily Mae Gray coloured nurse and miss Sadie Moss coloured nurse. Additional resident no sea Are registered at the Hospital subject to Call for special nurse duty. Other employees of the Hospital include miss Florence Mcwilliams dietician miss Elizabeth Thompson bookkeeper George Saxton and Morgan i be orderlies and Ellen Sexton and Marjorie Burton maids. In 1936 a position As Laboratory and a Ray technician was created. I Eleanor Ralff is now doing Relief work in that until the arrival of miss b. I. Above have aided in raising the standards of the Hospital to a level that recognition by the american Hospital association was inevitable. It is interesting to note that while increasing the number of patients per Day from an average of 12 plus in the first full year 1931, to an average of 22 plus patients per Day in 1938 and an average of More than 30 per Day this month the Hospital i has steadily lowered its death j rate until it is now below 3 per cent. Nurses Home in 1933, with the rapidly increasing demands for room in the j Hospital it was decided that a j separate Home should be built for the nurses of the staff. The late John w. Lambeth seeing the imperative need for the Home donated $5,000 toward a fund for its establishment. The Duke foundation again contribute t cd by mate Hing the donation by the local Benefactor. Work was started on the Home in the late part of 1933 and it h. Ii. Goodloe superintendent was completed and opened in the of the City memorial Hospital. Spring of 1931. Formerly with the it. I Pitt j after the completion it Man Hospital at Fayetteville or. Pm Thor was elected by the Board of trustees to manage the local Hospital last year and took Over his duties september 1st. A High rate of efficiency a been attained under his and minit ration. A a a a today monday tuesday Ity memorial Hosp request of t. J. Finch. At that time a Board of trustees was formed to administer the business of the Hospital. It was composed of t. A. Finch chairman or. C. H. Phillips. A. H. Ragan. J. E. Lambeth and Doak Finch. The original Hoard is still serving with the exception of a. H. Ragan who died and was replaced by i. A. Long jr., in the Varly part of 1937. Or. R. V. Yokeley was elected first chief of staff of the Hospital medical staff and served continuously in that position until his death Early in 1938. Or. C. H. Phillips succeeded him in the position and is still serving. All physicians the original medical staff was composed of All the practising physicians in Thomasville at that time r. V. Yokeley. M. D., chief. R. K. Farrington. M. I w. G. Smith. M. D., r g. Jennings m. And c. H. Phillips m. A two Courtesy members. C. E. Clyatt m. Of Denton and r. U. Zimmerman m. D., of Lexington and his group which composes the entire personnel of the City memorial Hospital has at its disposal some of the finest Hospital equipment. Among unusual frat urea of the Hospital is the new and modern a Ray equipment which was donated by Doak Finch in 193$. This equipment located on the ground floor conveniently near the emergency Ward Aud in a Lead lined room which gives full Protection to patients and operators alike is capable of Auy kind of a Ray or fluoroscopic work and operates so simply that a child could take the photographs. Among other recent improvements worthy of note is a Laboratory and incubator for making blood cultures and aut Ogenious vaccine which was established during the summer of 1938. This Laboratory is used chiefly to make a vaccine from germs in a wound for treatment of the same wound. Established in december 1938, was a Nursery for new born babies. This is proving a valuable asset to the Hospital with the in sides an even heat through the Day. And night and is provided so that the babies can receive proper sunning during their Early growth. A oxygen text other improvements include a modern Gas machine for the administering of All Gas aesthetics which was installed in 1937 and. Moet recently an oxygen tent for treatment of pneumonia and respiratory diseases. The latter a to to acquired this month and is just being installed. It would be hard to enumerate the Many persons responsible for creating and carrying out the work of the City memorial Hospital nearly As hard As it would he to describe Many of the services that the Hospital has rendered to humanity. However the casual visitor is astounded at the vision and foresight of its founders and builders. From the simply operated pump in the basement which protects the Hospital against possible flood. To the highly technical instruments of the operating room four floors above the visitor is amazed at the safety and protective devices that have been installed. Giant sterilizers shadowless lighting in the operating room enormous heating Plant a neat and efficient Kitchen and dining room comfortable wards the efficient and capable staff and All the improvements mentioned was found that additional expends Tares would have to be made and that indebtedness had been in i curved during the construction. Once again Thomasville citizens came to the Aid when the heirs of t. J. Finch donated the needed Money in Honor of their illustrious Mother mrs. Hannah Brown i Finch for whom a plaque was placed above the fireplace in the Home. The nurses Home was built on very similar line to the Hospital i itself and is completely fire proof throughout As is the Hospital both buildings Are built of a up i Elal hard Brick that is unique and j Beautiful in appearance. When the Home was built Lambeth requested that it be made with sloping roofs to give it the appearance of a Home. The re i quest was carried out giving it a i palatial appearance. May be enlarged when the Hospital building was constructed it was built with the View of enlarging it when Neces j sity arose. Provision was made j to add an additional Wing to the j rear. It is believed by Many thai j this necessity will arise in the near future As the Hospital is now accommodating near its capacity with the number of applicants increasing monthly. The work of the personnel of the City memorial Hospital is far reaching in its effect As it provides the Gist essential of civilization a Good health. Many that were responsible for the building of the Hospital Are now dead but by their visions and their deeds others Are now living. Draft Bill to give Federal Cotton away four million Bales would he Given Back to Cotton growers Washington Jan. 21.�?lf a a Bill to give government loan Cotton Back to the Farmers perhaps As much As 4,000,000 Bales of it in a single year a was being drafted today by a group of Southern senators. Reports went about Capitol Hill during the week end that this surplus Relief measure had received an encouraging word from the White House. The plan similar to that endorsed recently by a Washington gathering of Cotton producers would work something like this for compliance with the governments regular acreage quota system the Farmer would receive Federal Benefit payments a in Money. For a still further red Catlon in planted acreage he Wotila get another payment a this time in Cotton the same Cotton that the government took As collateral on Money it loaned to the Farmer in earlier Days of the new Deal. Thus reasoned sponsoring senators it would accomplish at least a three fold purpose first a reduction of 1939 production. Second a Means of cutting Down the governments heavy Cotton holdings. Third a More generous system of benefits for the Farmer. To turn 4,000,000 Bales of Cotton Back to the producer a assuming a 1939 Price of $40 a Bale a would be the equivalent of government benefits amounting to $160,000,000. The Means of financing such an outlay were at Odds even among Southern sponsors of the plan. There were those despite objections from president Roosevelt a who championed a system of processing taxes. There were friends too for various other forms of taxation. But there were others ready to Tell the Senate and House that despite heavy Federal expenditures for agricultural programs there still was not a fair share comparatively speaking for outright Relief payments for the Farmer. This group contended a disproportionate sum was being paid for Urban Relief without compensating tax Revenue. Senator Bankhead a Alaa Leader of the Southern Cotton group estimated the present program would provide less for 1939 Cotton payments in a runs of than in the last seas one of those at work the loan Cotton proposal. Another group suggested a plan to sell loan stocks Back to growers at far less than the loan rates in order to induce curtailed production. The government has nearly $$00,000,000 invested in Loans on about 1 1,000,000 Bales this Quantity would Supply Domestic and foreign demands for american Cotton for an entire year. Next week the furniture Industry in Thomasville. Three practising dentists of Thorn creasing birthrate therein it pro a Hurricane a a to .ie00&Quot of i a Telly Al i a 1 _ i aught thrill key Dlo monday and tuesday Quot army girls a with Madge Evans and Preston Foster wednesday i Roh a �?ojjs11 tract mf�5 with Quot listen Darling with Judy Garland and Freddie Bartholomew also serial and comedy thursday Alph b Ann a added Clyde Lucas x Orch musical news events Quot a Man to remember with Anne Shirley and Edward Ellis Friday Quot sons of the legion with Lynne Overman saturday a pals of the Saddle with the three Mesqui Teers a also serial and comedy radio entertainers wait for Call to stage strike ad�?o15c 2 for 25c Utu buy. Except at Childre Loc Eddie Cantor is president of organization v mild tie up networks new York Jan. 21.-�? to a profound silence Over the nations radio airways was threatened tonight amid a few cheers from anti dial Quot die hards a As 2, 000 entertainers including radio s biggest stars awaited a Call to strike for higher wages. Quot it is the old old Story that despite our desire to arrive at an agreement by negotiation we i must show our Force Quot said Eddie Cantor big eyed comedian and president of the american fed oration of radio actors in Hollywood. Bks names among those subject to a strike Call As members of the federa i i Tion Are Edgar Quot Charlie Mccar i thy Quot Bergen Bing Crosby Rudy Vallee. Jack Benny Phil Baker i and Many Hollywood movie stars. I Lawrence Tibbett the opera sing i it and Jascha Heifitz violinist ? j Are vice presidents. I i the wage dispute arising be 1 tween the Afra and the "4-a&Quot american association of advertising agencies led the Chicago local to vote unanimously Iii t a i i ii 4 the federations National executive Board. The new York local had taken similar action earlier this week and balloting was scheduled late tonight in Hollywood and Tomor-1 Row in san Francisco. In an eleventh hour move to stave off the country a first air entertainers walkout Charles j. Post a Federal labor department conciliator met in new York with representatives of the rival Camps. Paul n. Turner federation attorney said there were Quot no nor was there any indication of an Early joint conference pay St ale a spokesman for the Quot four a Quot advertisers said the unions demands would mean that an actor on a 15-minute show would get approximately $185 a week regardless of How minor his part. The Afra asked minimums of $15 for a 15-minute broadcast $25 for so minutes and $35 for 60 minutes plus $6 an hour for rehearsals. The Quot four a Quot counter offer proposed $15, $20 and $25 for each respective period with no compensation for rehearsals of two three or four hours for each period. Union officials immediately state deaths special to the Enterprise Mauk u. Robbins Asheboro. Jan. 21�? Mack c. Robbins 82, died Here this morning at the Home of his daughter mrs. Vav. L. Jackson of Asheboro route two or. Robbins had been ill about a week. Funeral services will be held monday morning at la of clock at the Carraway Baptist Church at Flint Hill. Interment will follow in the Church cemetery. He is survived by three sons Calvin Dave and Allen three daughters mrs. Vav. L. Hunt mrs. Myrtle Jackson and mrs. Hassle Robbins. Henry i Lay Howard special to the Enterprise Asheboro Jan. 21 a Henry Howard 54, died suddenly night from a heart attack at Home of his sister mrs. Flossie Clay Las the win or. Howard was apart Lilly in Good health when he retired Friday night. Funeral service will be held at the Beulah Baptist Church sunday at 2 of clock with or. L. R. O Brian officiating. Interment will follow in the Church cemetery. He is survived by one brother John a. Howard of great Falls s. Cd three Sisters. Mrs r. F. Cheek mrs. Winn and mrs. C. A. Hussey All of Asheboro. Tor of a strike upon orders from termed the counter proposal Quot fan Vav Eavel child the Enterprise Bureau s Commerce Street phone 535 Thomasville Jan. 21.�? Madaline Vve Avil three months old daughter of or. And mrs. L. T. Weevil died at Home in the Bethany Community Winston Salem. Route 5, today. Sui living besides the Mother and father Are four Sisters. The funeral will be conducted at the Bethany Reform Church Ai 3.00 o clock sunday afternoon and burial will be in the Church Ometery. Tactically they said the strike if called would silence almost every major program on the National networks. Frank Hummert vice president of the Blackett Sample Hummert advertising Agency in new York a Large buyer of radio time said he favored a higher scale than the one proposed by the Quot four a a Quot pointing out that this firm pays actors not less than $59.37 per week in contrast of the $50 minimum for five appearances in 15-minute serials proposed by the advertising associations. Ii

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