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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - March 31, 1940, High Point, North Carolina A a go de luxe 2-dr. Sedan sunday. March 31, 1940tite High Point Enterprise Piedmont Center of Industry High Point. North Carolina one week term of debaters to go civil court ready to Wake Forest local High school students accept invitation High Point High schools de session will Convene Here on tuesday a one week term of civil court will be held by the municipal. Court with judge d. C. Macrae bating teams have accepted the presiding will Start tuesday morn invitation to participate in the Lnor Wake Forest forensic tournament the following cases Are listed which will be held at Wake for for hearings Cost College april 4. 5 and 6, it to Esmay was announced yesterday. Appeals from magistrate Sam i in the triangular debates Beld hoi Lloyd Freeman by of is. Friday the local affirmative furniture City motors team composed of George Hugh default and inquiry american revs and Joe Given. Defeated discount co. Is. L. G. Cox. W. L. Greensboro s negative team com drown it Ai. Posed of Douglas Hunt and Mary for trial Charles m. Brown Elizabeth Barwick. The local neg is. Southern railway system Active team of Rachel Conrad and Ray j. Brown is. Universal arc Bill Currie jr., however lost a Dit co. Premier silk Mills is. Close two to one decision to win Horton motor lines Fred j. Cox Ston Salem a affirmative. The is. F. S. Kind Ley mrs. D. H. J query was. Resolved that the Wood is. Lewis amp Holmes motor Federal government should own freight Robert Cochran is. Wes an j operate the railroads of the Tern Union Telegraph co. Snow United states. Lumber co a. A. P. Brown it a1, j Sam Smith coach of the local a fax coma i debate team served As chairman Bascom l. Richardson is. L. Of the debates Here. Or. Smith. Kidd it a1 j. B. Kennedy a a. Alro to Joe Given a High Point savings amp Trust co., medal which he won at he it a1 Southland h in a Nee a �?~j1 regional oratorical contest spoil Juraco co. Is. Roland l. I rank i my Iran a old Barnum was wrong world s fair decides fair chairman Harvey d. Gibson tosses do Nicks. Sorted by the american legion at Lexington recently. St at tilts Grant Washington. March up a the social Security Board a land j. F. Webber it a1, is. A. E. Taplin it a1 Seborn Perry. R. B. Gantt it a1 Thomas Las Generator co. Is. Correct Matus for jew ish Al Ket ame inn. It a1 Flea tor Wood Raleigh March 30.�? up a Tiff is. Dwight Kennedy it a1 i the 19th annual conference of the b. Cavarnos is. L. G. Jarrell North Carolina association of it at Phoebe Houston is. Blue jewish women and the loth an Bird cab co j. W. Mcgunn it Nual meeting of the North Caroli is. The first National Bank Lina association of jewish men of Thomasville it a1. Will he held Here april 7-8. A Tel whay i a r. O. Ward is. Atlantic states tot or Lin a. B. Shearer is colonial motor freight lines Bradie me Lapp is a. P. Brown it ,. I i. L Smithy a a. Quot a a a Quot ced Odd it a he Rin Ancy i Sun. In co. I Al pm pm a North arc a. Or. Ethel we Horn is try of Bili ind it. A i a a High Point colonial motor j old age. $--3,913, Blind. $13,0-o, Teigh Coit Al is Barnwell children $88.0.7. Brothers co. It a1 j. La Ray a. Manuel Rigours colonial motor height co it a1 is. Barnwell Chappell colonial motor freight Tine it a1, is r. M. Fowler Mot a line it a Clarence fruit s. John Lambeth j m. Fagg is. A John Lambeth. It Al m a. Clone i. In what year was the statue or is. Southern railway co. Of Liberty received from France i i i in \ a i 2. What great writer was j Southland finance a insurance known As the a usage of Concord ? j o. A. P. M Caudle John j. 3. What is the name of the Quot Rands is Piedmont color k Breed of German dogs shaped like j chemical co. C. T. A mail. Sausages inf is. Willis Slane. Jr., it 4 which City in Scotland be ,1 h. W scarce . L. Wood cause of its Many buildings made. M. Morgan it Al. Is. Robert j 0f Granite is known As the a Gran Ennedy it Al l. F. Cassell is. Re City v. W. Church. A a a1 r. Hicks what general was in Cora s. R. B. Gantt it a est lie Jan it 0f the u. S. Troops during Brooks is. R. G. Brooks George he mexican War by Tom Avo of Nea service it Salt i a Orres polent new York March 30. The new York worlds fair 1939 Learned through the nose that Barnum is Long since dead. You can to run a successful fair if half your pitch men a slogan is a never give h sucker an even so when tile new York worlds fair 19 40 opens its 1h Gates on May ii it will be. Like its most spend Ferous new extravaganza a great big. Cheap. A american that is the Promise of shrewd conservative hanker Harvey i. Gibson chairman of the fair Hoard who has shied a couple of Wall Street do Nicks at the High silk top hat of the Dapper mister Grover whale to Gibson has taken Over the bulk of the i fair administration. Although j mister Whalen still is president in name. The Gibson regime is working i hard to remedy the major com i plaints about the 1939 spectacle on the filed in Flushing Meadows it a mediocre amusement1 area it 2� too Many stiff top hatted ceremonies 3 the s famous and fictitious a Dollar j Aai sem est area is reorganized in the amusement area. Many alterations have been made. It a will he a Wise 1939 fair goer j who recognizes the 1940 most striking change to. Greet the pleasure bound will be new. Tricky a a Pinwheel lighting effects a Many times brighter and Gayer than last year s. With the exception of the i a a rides roller coasters and j variations thereon few of the old shows remain in this amusement area. Outstanding among the repeaters Are Billy roses aquacade. Michael Todd a music Hall the Parachute jump and a bigger and better fireworks on Liberty Fountain Lake. Tigre a bigness less formality biggest and most discussed. Of the new spectacles planned is Albert Johnson a Gargantuan i a a american featured on its largest Ever built revolving stage will be four historical sets j made a to size instead of a to j problem number 2. A top hat a is largely eliminated a because we have formal ceremonies this year. We re going to keep this fair completely informal. That a a the Promise comes from fair chief i Gibson. To control food prices the biggest Bugaboo of 1939, the fair Board this year contracted to keep them at a carnival time minimum. All restaurants have agreed in writing to keep prices Down to last season s closing Levels considerably under the first Days whoppers. 28.000,000 nut to it he it Salt Kem pre season estimation of attendance last year proved embarrassing. And this year none is willing to stick his neck out. No matter How Large the turnout however not enough 50c-adult 25c-Rhildren admissions can possibly he taken in to retire the estimated $23,000,000 fair Bonds still outstanding. Edison to observe naval Maneu vers san Pedro. Calif. March 30. A j p a the Secretary of the Navy. Charles Edison will shift from ship to ship at sea during tile naval Maneu vers starting monday to gain first hand knowledge of the capabilities and limitations of the different classes of fighting Craft. Admiral j. O. Richardson commander of the United states Fleet disclosed today tile Genera nature of the vast War games which last from april i to the latter part of May in the Pacific the first recently to he held under personal scrutiny of the Secretary of the Navy. More Remote ancestors were Plain Irish on a Hill overlooking the town of Denton neglected and All hut forgotten Are the Stone markers. With letters scarcely readable that Tell of the last resting place of Denton a first permanent settlers. Surely the Riley who gave to Denton the first Church and the first resident minister will not soon be forgotten. Youth Helm in form ii Winston Salem. March 30. A up a police said today a youth they hooked As George Gregory. 17, admitted he had escaped from the Morganza state training school at Canonsburg a. He was arrested Here on a charge of stealing a coat. The youth is being held Here pending his return to Pennsylvania. A the holes in Swiss cheese Are made during the ripening process by Gas producing bacteria. Lemon juice recipe Check rheumatic pain quickly of you suffer from rheumatic arthritis or neuritis pain. Try this simple inexpensive Home recipe that thou ands Are using get a package of Ruex compound today. Mix it with a quart of water add the juice of a Lemons. Ifs easy no trouble at All and pleasant. You need Only 2 tablespoonful two times a Day. Often within As hours a sometimes overnight a splendid results Are obtained. If the pains do not quickly leave and if you do not feel better Ruex Wuu coat you nothing to try As it is sold by your druggist under an absolute Money Back guarantee. Ruex compound to for Sale and recommended by Manns. Eckerdt a Walgreen a and Good drug stores a w v v w w we w f y f f v f f f ? t f ? w w w w w tomorrow clearance i remnants Choice a a Cottons and curtain fabrics sold up to 19c Yard fair president Grover Whalen his Topper is put under wraps. Look and learn by a. A. Ger Man family of revolutionary War hero residents of Davidson and Rowan answers 1. In 1 885. 2. Ralph Waldo Emerson. 3. Dachshund. 4. Aberdeen. 5. Zachary Taylor. A. Wade is Atlantic states Tutor lines Jesse Derret us. To. Joe Saddler it a1 v. .a1 in Ecil a. A b. Campbell c. A. A Wing is r. I Fowler motor lines Gale City motor co. The insurance company of the a late of Pennsylvania. Ati Day motion docket Vernier ton Kin Marshall extra., it Ai. A. S Lithe n railway it of \ More is. Hooks motor lines r. I i w. Harris it Al is. R. B. Gantt. It a1 r. Mozingo is. English i of can i by Anne Ashley motor co. Jira for the term q. How can i Iron embroidery j uni a a Davis. I a Lay the embroidery Down a nil Joy who user a several thicknesses of turkish owe Ling and Iron the Back. If sadly wrinkled Rover with a cloth Rutig out it get old water Samuel Colver a l. Collins. R. G. Melton e. R. Mcneill a i j. Horton c. A Howard e. C. Q. How can i remove the Dis Multi it r. C. Gabriel. F. M i toleration which sometimes forms a per i k t e Houser. Homer c. N the Long slender Flower vase. Brown j Al hoots. E. C. Elder. A. Soak a few Tea leaves in Arthur Bunch l. N. Davis w. Vinegar and put them in the vase. R Romer it r. Hatchett w. A Hake a while and soon All Dis of. Craven. C a Bvrd r. A. Crap in oration will vanish in h r Crawford. Melvin a. J q. How can i break a Cocoa Hayes. Herman m. Brown. J. I. Jut easily i Crawford. R l. Bundy. J. H. A. Place it in the oven until Comer c. G. Crawford i. L. De Arm before breaking. Wards Riley s emigrated from Ireland settled along Adkin tributaries by Jiin it. Garner among the soldiers from Virginia who Hail been under the command of general Nathaniel Greene in his Campaign against lord Cornwallis in North Carolina and who took part in the Battle of Guilford court House. Was a private Soldier by the name of William Riley. He May have he a in the disastrous Battle at Camden South Carolina where general Horatio Gates forever forfeited the Honor that should have gone to the traitor. Benedict Arnold for the Success of the Battle at Saratoga it is Likely that he was a member of some of the scouting parties that passed through this Section of the kale endeavouring to rally the Dilt tar aced whigs for another Battle with the British under a More courageous and experienced general than was the Case with general Gates. William was a son of Nathan Riley and Anne Cook Riley and a gland son of John Riley who had emigrated from Northern Ireland to America Early in the eighteenth Century and settled in the historic Northern Nee k of Virginia. In that Section where so Many of americans first families have originated it was Only natural that the Riley enlisted in the cause of the patriots. Mega pm to Carolina after the War was Over William who had been attracted by the opportunities for settlement in the Virgin country along the tributaries of the Yadkin River in Eastern Rowan county persuaded the family to move from Virginia to the less crowded state of North Carolina. Accordingly in the year 1783, we find them settled in the country now included in the larger Community of Denton. Besides William there were at least five other sons of Nathan Riley who established Homes in the Community George and Janies settled to the West of Menton while Peter Rodias and Nathan jr., settled on the East Side along Toms Creek. The senior Nathan Riley died i soon after coming to North Caro i Lina and the plate of his burial 1 is not known. He seems to have entered two separate tracts of land in 1 785 on the East Side of t town where the old Riley Auriti ground is located and where Anne William and Nathan the Baptist minister were buried and it is believed thai Nathan senior is buried there also. William died i in 1806 and George the next oldest son administered the estate. The final settlement was i certified to by William Ward and j James b u r in h a a d. Esq. The amount of sales presumably personal property i Given As 53 pounds Sterling the old court j record clearly illustrates the old English customs still prevailing j in North Carolina As late As the i beginning of the nineteenth Cen i tury. And reads a follow a August 5th, 1805. Quot stale of North Carolina. Row an county we William Ward and i James Burkhead. Esq., of said county being called by George Riley administrator of William Riley deceased to Settle said estate in his hands. The amount of sales in his hands is 55 pounds. We find the rates and vouchers for his House to amount toll pounds. 14 shillings and 3 Pence. We have allowed him 7 pounds and 14 shillings for his trouble and rash he has paid i Pound and 3 shillings. A certified by a a a. Ward James Burkhead him Roii ase land that the Riley family were industrious and prospered in their new surroundings is evidenced by the numerous transactions and land purchases recorded in the Register of Meeds office at Salisbury and later at Lexington Anne Riley Waw evidently a Good Maneger for after her husband. Nathan senior died she acquired a considerable estate in land in her own right and name. Tho records showing numerous sales and purchases George Riley was evidently the politician of the family and it appears that he worked to help establish the new county of Davidson from Rowan by serving on various committees representing his Section of the county. For Many years he a a Justice of the peace and at least on one occasion presided Over the court of common pleas and Quarter sessions of Davidson county. He was among the first to buy a lot in the Village of Lexington after it was made the county seat. N Athan Riley Nathan Riley a perhaps the most widely known of the brother. He was an ordained Baptist minister Aud was the hading personality in establishing Tom Creek Baptist Church one of the oldest places for gathering for Public worship in the South mtg thought it Couldst a Itoh it anything but on or in lot it Micro o car a Oldsmobile for ohly a few dollars More a Pix i lit you vet for Gnu a few doll aus More t Olds so my t any Way you int sure Oldsmobile is a really Bio car. Its Ovar All length is 1974 inches Olds Ami Long the Styla Ader Oldsmobile is known again Thia year As a the Bast looking car on the everyone a talking about Oldsmobile stunning style i Olds Molcar t Power in the Oldsmobile sixty is stepped up to 95 h. P. You Gat More dynamic performance than other Low priced cars can Offerl Olds comport r Oldsmobile is the Only car with the rhythmic ride a the lowest priced car in America with Modem Coil Springs All around. qualm to / Oldsmobile gives you dozens of features usually found in the higher priced cars Only. As an example 100s full pressure lubrication. Olds pics Nae j Oldsmobile has been famous for leadership in style and engineering for Over forty years. Its a car you re proud to drive Felt that compares it the the rest Oldsmobile car on Quot Highland motor co. Inc Aon North main St Eli phone sum half of Davidson county. He served the Church As pay tor for almost 20 years from the time it was established in 1807 to the time of his death in 1 827. He was also one of the five commission Jors appointed by tile legislature. I who Davidson county was Stab a wished. To determine the Center of the county Purchase land and Lay off a Tow site for the county seat. He married Sally Briggs and i there were i i children in the i family three sons and eight daughters. One son named Nath i an after his father and grand father immigrated to Indiana while the other two sons Rodias and John settled in Randolph county. The late or. J. M. Riley j of Lexington was a son of Rhodes and a grandson of elder Nathan Riley the first Rodias brother to Nathan and George was perhaps i the wealthiest and was by far the largest land Hoider of a1 the five Brothers. He seems to have taken but Little interest in politics leaving that to his brother George. I however he was of an ageless Ive spirit and probably was the controlling influence in the local Baptist Church. He is said to have donated the land on which the i first Church a a built. When his i brother. Elder Nathan Riley died 1 and a new pastor was railed Frt i iou soon developed among the membership which finally Lead to i division. Rodias was a confirmed i calvinist in doctrinal belief and when the Church Lead by Hie pastor Jesse sew Al. And a brother Deacon. Matthew Skeen voted to support the missionary movement then beginning to be agitated in the Church Rodias and his son in Law elder Ansel Peacock Lead j the opposition that withdrew to form a new Church to which he i gave three acres of land. Thia same Church is now known As t tile primitive Baptist Church of Tom Creek that the Riley did not always agree among them-1 selves Siut sometimes asserted j their Irish individuality is proven ? by the fact that re Odiase brother. Peter Aud his family supported the missionary cause and descendants of that Branch of the rant a i in Are still to found members of the missionary Baptist Church. J it Gimas Rodias Riley married Mary Cody and there were three sons and one daughters in that family. A son named Jonathan married a sister of William Cox and moved to Georgia. Peter the eldest son. I married Backie Cox and their numerous descendants still live in Tho surrounding country John 1 the youngest son. Married Lucy . And to him fell the an a Kestrel Home. To distinguish him from other members of the Riley family hearing the name a it it. And because of Ilia wealth Aud j prominence in the neighbourhood i he was commonly known As big i John Riley. The first Peter Riley married i Rachel Cody Ami there were three son. Peter Colburn and James j Rachel in this family. Colburn and two daughters. Nancy and i Riley had a son named Peter who j was on time sheriff of Mont \ Gomery county he later moved to j Benton. Kentucky where he died i today descendants of these a arly settlers Are to he of ibid All Over Western North Carolina. To attempt to Ghe even a partial list of those who have been sue i restful in business and Protea j atonal vocations would he a Long and tedious recitation of names. They have often turned to the medical profession and to the ministry and quite As often to i politics. In the District surround 1 ing Denton there is scarcely a family descending from old set i tins of the Section that is not j in someway connected with these j i Irish pioneers yet the name. \ i Riley is no longer heard among i the names common to a he neigh j j boyhood. Mes end was Els new Here front the same pioneers Stock j from which Nathan Riley came i i from Northern Virginia have i sprung the numerous families of i riles Iii Kentucky Ohio and Indiana. They were of the Plain i people claiming neither Royal line j ago nor of the aristocracy or. J j William b. Riley of Minneapolis. I Minnesota one of the country outstanding Baptist ministers and a descendant of this same family of Riley in referring to i a i vestry says a so far As i know a a anything of the Riley family the i simplicity patterns in Stock i Holer Choice 12c Yard Rayon dress laces 45 in. Rayon Marquisette lengths to 5 Yards. Sold up to 29c Yard Choice 19c Yard mostly Dre printed linens Broadcloth s lengths and printed sold up to 39c Yard another shipment of those wonderful dress lengths in n Sale tomorrow. Many Nett prints Iii All silk Rayon print. Plain gabardine acetates satins spirals a spun Rayons spun Rayon flannels spun Rayon gabardine a taffeta a Romaine a great assortment it olo is Hoth Pla in Novelty weaves and prints a i Ore. Length for dresses a House Goat Quot. Party children swear a 3 to s Yards in a Pat Fern value a to St 3a Yard 29c cd the season fashion favorite at a startling sax ins four big tables tomorrow extra sales people sensational values in Fine Quality acetates and Raver thousands of dress lengths in new Spring spun that Are so popular for Early Spring Wear. Taffeta for Street and evening to ear. Plain and print crepes in great array colors arge assortment Bine taffeta Aud Romaine. Polka Dot. Light and dark grounds. New i Complete Stock Mccall patterns now at Harlleen a tomorrow great Sale a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a 11 a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a i a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a j a a i a a a a a a i in p a a a a i a it a in a a a a a j a a a a a a a a i a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a in a a a a a it a a a a a a a a in a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a i a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a in a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a Kaawa aaa aaa a a a a Sara Kaaa a a a a a a 4 fancy linens Odd lots greatly reduced from Stock special purchases for this event also show room samples. Sale tables right aisle Odd lot hand embroider of Pillow Cates Choice each Odd lot embroidered Muslin Collow eases 35c to mus 19c hand made applique crags Linen Bridge sets sold for $1.00 for of Vall Linen napkins. Odd lot solid colors and plaids. Clearance lev samples Odd lots Mats amp napkins. Fine Linen crash. Coloured Borders and Bright print. Sold tip to 17e. A Learance hand made applique Bridge sets. Sold for $l,0< it Learance set 69 c i a i 4 41 j 4 1 4 4 4 4 i 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 444 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 a i Linen and lace hand mad 3 pc. Hair sets. Sold for 1.29. Intr a a Alice set Quot a a solid Czojor Fine Irish Linen Mats. Red. By be Green. Maize Clear Ance 72x00 Lake cloths sold for $2,95. Clearance solid color Basket weave. Fiesta cloths napkins Mats half Price grass Linen hand embroidered Blest towels. Sold for 29c Clear. Atlee hand embroidered Finger towels 52x52 Novelty Rax a Otton riot is. Sold for 1.29 for 4x48 Linen crash plaid cloths hand made round lace Mats Ham embroidered Linen Bridge sets sets. Clearance set 8c 5c on and 95c 69c 8 c brass 45c Fine Linen Woven colors. Bridge cloths clearance 19c Solors. 39c Irish Linen Bridge printed Many Colo for $1.50. Clearance set sets. Sold i printed grass Linen Bridge bets. Sold for $1.oo i clearance 69c 1 Brid so 50c Parliee

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