Kannapolis Daily Independent Newspaper Archives Jun 23 1940, Page 1

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Kannapolis Daily Independent (Newspaper) - June 23, 1940, Kannapolis, North Carolina New Siree will conned it lib Ineko Selimi. Cali Ilion lion Evaril Hie weather i North Carolinas partly Cloudy rising temperature sunday monday partly Cloudy 0l c a Only infred Reubent North Carolina s fastest growing newspaper. Good Moraine avoid greatness re May be More real happiness Ltd a w Ngy or their favorite end Joy a Horae Complete Cabarrus and Rowan news coverage vol. Xviii no. 29. Entered As second class matter at tile Post office in Kannapolis. Kannapolis n. sunday morning junk 23, 1940. A 26 packs four sections. Associated press. French submit to Hitler seek terms with Italy police seek negro killer Here t program of Progress to continue next decade May outstrip last plans not Yetf fully realized. By t. Ii. Wingate editor the daily Independent one decade of in a railed Progress just completed. has set out on another that prot Mise to match if not outdo the accomplishments of the period it in 1630 to 1040 already to Prospect for the Early part of the 1940-50 period Are the following addition of a new it treet in downtown Section Between main Street and the Railroad. Construction of an arterial traffic Way Between the downtown business Section and Cannon Boulevard Highway 29-a. Extension and further in prove Ranels on West Avenue. Oak Street Chestnut. Pine and possibly other streets. Construction of a new bus station. Completion of a modernisation and remodelling program designed to make Kannapolis business Section a Model in old colonial design. This modernisation May include the placing of All electric and Telephone lines underground and eliminating All unsightly poles and wires now in the business District. Beginning of Cross town passenger bus service. Opening of one Large department store one theatre and opening of a dozen or More smaller business places. Mast of the progressive Steps outlined above will be completed Dur no this year or Early next All will re completed in fact. Except the broader aspects of the Complete modernization of the downtown eel Ion. Iii the re modernize Tion. About half p f the downtown stores Are still to it new fronts and a number of buildings and sin it improvements included in Long Range plans for the Owel City Are yet to be erected is Safe to predict with proper allowance for rms it a economic up i ovals that this ram will by completed before 19.50 some other things which May not a included in the present scheme things but which May Well be to petted to take place before 1950 elude equipment of a modern fire de in tent paving of All main travel James Neil slain Buford Flowe sought former convict believed hiding near Here shot wrong Man. Kannapolis police scoured Hills i and hollows in and around the City ii to right and Early today for but it it re Flowe. Negro convict who in sought for the slaying of James Neal a 34-year old negro of the East Kannapolis Section. At 2 00 o clock this morning no i Trace of the hunted Man. Who1 thought to be armed had been found. Officers still though however that he is hiding out in this Vicinity Neal was instantly killed late Friday night at his Home when an assailant sent a Bullet into his heart As he stepped on his front porch Coroner n. J Mitchell started an investigation saturday and officers began a Lei Rich for Flowe who was released from prison a it Hort time. Committee threatens Knox appointment naval expansion Bill passes House in record time provides biggest Navy. W Ashington june 22 la a $4,000,000,000 Warsh p construction Prog. In to Mako the american Navy the greatest assemblage of sea Power the world has Ever known was voted by the House today after scarcely two hours debate the Swift action together with final congressional approval of the tax defense Bill Ltd emergency a prompt actions. Shared attention at the capital with reports of Strong of Psi lion within the Senate naval committee to confirmation of colonel Frank Knox s noir nation to be Secretary of the r Ivy the naval committee \ Ted at a closed session to ask Knox to ask a before it for questioning on his views toward United states Nolick and the War. One member who said he Tufa a it it red approval of the Woomin Tion told reporters that in formal poll indicated that if a vote wire taken today the rumination would be rejected la to 5 whether or u t the e it met tee approves the nomination it was said May depend on Knox s statement of his attitude toward possible United states intervention in the european War the Navy expansion Bill swept through the House on a voice vote. The exact number of new ships prep it sed it it is a military secret the measure cloaking this by providing Only for 385.000 tons of battleships. 200 -000 tons of aircraft carriers 420.000 tons of cruisers. 250,000 tons of destroyers and 70,000 tons it of submarines plan Early Start on new traffic Lane Annuli Mills Grants right of Way will provide outlet for traffic. York will Start in tile immediate ure on a new state High waking Cannon Boulevard with the sit of Kannapolis downtown in is Section. The daily inde Dent Learned from a relight Edison s goodbye on France says peace honorable i mils of \rmiti<4�?~ Krait St act v pm line p vermin lit w till Mai my Limiti Bah Lin map from Mal s i prop d n of f Charles edit on d in 29 Ai mall red Church of god closes state convention Here final sessions scheduled this afternoon Many Here for event. The four Day session of Tho John Helm and Albert Simpson a j said by officer to have Wen with Flowe alias Buford Patterson at the Tim of the alleged shooting Aret j bring held in the local jail in connection with the homicide. I chief Ira t Chapman stated that h my and Simpson failed to Tell i 3 straight Story of the shooting when first taken into custody but told How it happened late saturday t the chief quoted them As stating1 Buford Flowe and John Helms were Church of g cd convention at the in the Hall at Nesi s Horn when loc1 Church of god will close this Neal arrived in a taxi cab. Helms afternoon after two Brief services told the chief that Buford said today. I a get Back. I Don t want John i officials last night termed the i to be indicating he mistook meeting Here one of the Best held in Neal for another person. Several years it a been w Ell at j Simpson claimed he had gone tended throughout the week Back into his room before the1 today a program will get under i shooting at 8 30 o clock this morning As Neal entered the door a shot with a radio program the Rev j rang out. The first Bullet hitting the. U d Tidwell will be in charge sole of John Helms shoe. According at 9 30 o clock devotional will to the Story told the chief by Helms which a message will 1 the second Bullet struck Neal in the be presented by Pearl m stack heart killing him almost instant-1 missionary from Africa r. P. John-1 in. 4 son assistant general overseer will deliver a Sermon at 11 00 o clock. A special Mission offering will be held revival i to at 11 45 clock lit i til Luni it the program will but resumed this Rev. Paul Jenkins will close his afternoon at 1 30 of clock with de i enter the n Highway several Hundred Mius a of the Jackson Park b acct n Cannon Mills company i Lead Given right of Way state Highway department i proposed Road the duly pendent stilted High w is department is Anders a of by. Yar inde. The i Kingl Ess i my like Lle Ress i Alii Jav i Washington june 2 a i pc on revs quit tonight for a one week reread after sending to the White House a billion Dollar tax Bill and Over $4,001-000.000 of appropriations legislation. A mattering of Quot nov came from the Kep Blu an Side when the House adopted the Rex flu Tion which closed a ten hour Day for the legislators and recessed Congress until july i. Be t Ady i Tike i it a Tut re. A payment will c throughout but i Learned whether immediately construct inn thoroughfare Vail i another Road Lea the downtown and in addition to Dit Lonal traffic periods Here i easier for out of t the business sect beg a fad the High., instruct do it has rot it will be j the x i give Kau cling direct1 business providing outlet flt to it hould in Folk t Secretary of the Navy Charles Futon enters the White House to attend his last meeting with the a Abnet. I democratic nominee for governor of new Jersey he is succeeded Gay colonel Brank Knox Chicago Republican. France to pay nazis reparations said by italians to be in terms. To v into i iou i i Man v Tom ight. Signing i the for pie be ii get Iii a i based i upon i the Broad i dates ado Mph hit Ella a s Nuar in i St in a still conditioned. H Owen in pm till \ f i of o Italy and tonight me n Foug Quot it filet the. It Vav is a War to Tot Iger it a s an Ai 4 n a erne it t fro it will bring a i real a Atte r Iii in Klen Ell hav e mad in their term is with Mill i i log Nill lie ii Rai i Way Cai in the clan Mph egg the Al im1 s d it i Ltd Gall in by a de in def it to m ars nov pm i Ber i i in in t Wora Nimg goner Ai it at 6 50 .1. Iti f Sti up r j to the for Meh sur Render of t he a a ear i i neb Jii tui took a p Ltd a dial Versei ills v All Ell la i Nill mum a a a its in Ila in to b it gift Ori Dea i a a >1 in e i Aid Tjho Frem Ann ret if i alls i ii., i a ought that f vane d Dot i m a a when it 140 had d c Anni Idin a hard Ono if to be to for Ila ignorable. Franco domes a French and Abler have said. Nen Fin lotion futures i Viers ail ii new York. July Cotton flit gain of ten Poi closed four to lower be 22 Ltd s today n other de higher 1 Rome. June 22 and Lime of Armiatia Between italian Rete French pm caries Flat Day for it a comping be f Cret ton Gill in rom final Monou Cement italians first lean French had signed it Mist ice in a spec nou Cement at 3 45 p the broadcast a. Could not yet be disc i Balian radio annoy the terms probably w Aid Teti bombs Jolt Berlin area German citizens astonished at first real raid. Be in it hit St d i revival services at Caroleen next Votion Ali special music and an and d streets relocation and possible i saturday. June 29 he will hold Rolf 2p Bible school interests by a Barge men of the Post office fac communion and a foot washing at. Ramey. The meeting is sche cities construction of a hotel Cree Quot he Elwood Lane by pm 1st Church i adjourn at 3 30 o clock in of More attractive and con where he is pastor. Sunday night. Be session opened Here thurs Niento police station in North Kan a june 30. 4 bad night w Ith several Hundred Polis and installation of a a -.�?. A corders court session for Kan Nap is opening of a full time Tele aph office Here installation of a Tilc course at the nigh school 4 on the inside delegates from various sections of the state represents their particular churches leaders and officials in the state i organization have been prominently featured in the program Here for the k ii r it i a \ s i ii i of his news by to win c. Him i it inf m Man oct Patto nne Al works and is end Ary measure French will Ain 3 Tion will econ urn mad if to c measure be in u h id to Gem suffered i War id Brit prep d f it f App. S. Warns Japan on French grab five now firms open postal receipts double new office building p 2. Sec. 3 schools double enrolment p 6, Sec 3 Howdy boys p.2, Sec 2 society. Pcs 4-5.Sec. 2 theatre programs p a Sec. 2 Elsie Robinson. P. 2. Sec. 3 lets explore your mind p 2. Sec. 3pcs 6-7. Sec. In 4. Sec i j residents of Landis will vote merchant news. P 3. Sec. I j tuesday on whether to is be Bonds Walter Winchell p. 4. Sec. I i fur construction of new water and indo Chana that it would regard fur millions for houses p.8,Sec. 11 sewer systems for the town of Lan any attempt to alter that Colony spin Cut Section four j Dis. Status by Force As a threat to peace cd a sch a 1 p. 2. Sec. I ballots have already been Prein he entire Pacific arca. 4 Laul Caldwell p. 4.Sec. I j pared. Voting will be at Washington june 22 up the United states government made is Plain today As news dispatches editorial from the Orient reported japanese troops were moving toward French 1 p i Sec 2 p i Sec 3 let Asl Fow Days and numerous out of state leaders have also helped Rev. Tidwell and Rev. E m Williams with the program 4 Landis n otes fun slav on Bonds an Effic ent Good int Ellige learn All it i and plans of command depart men of the resources i enemy this is admitted and of him in Hurn it i h. I a ire of it until our Linn a lives and our Homes Are imperilled. 4 against this menace which is a joined and Contin o j guns which serve rant we have no Dot licence service. Ai give no heed to Vious in the Phy j sometimes bring u Sical aspects of been reminded of human strife the found apathy in the intellectual Safe by a quite horrify guards of a by War against the system of living Zolnai publish Are less carefully press. Or Kiln built and main his Book is a tamed t h e r e i Gencey report on the May be a satanic Blitzkrieg which n. Assault on All that has launched against makes life Worth ligation. It is a to living and we summary. Given p scholarly interpret a Nai tis he traces to it gins and inducements continue Don i s with death triable i perhaps driers is i own crucial a he Kotlier f i Oral woman i Hod it Ladin last Nielli p i i i w. To -1. A the Aure Viking icarian Mitelli w b fes pen Din sat k no seen in \1< american legion to open convention where to go in Kannapolis 9 45 in in in Izi Germany Western civilly appalling a found and j ii by or Ko-1 Remote or. Of the Blas be four n Amil a Sifes pc in. And i if Coner tint b Fla. C h a miss or i mrs Charles id mrs a ii in to High Point. Jim c e wami Moo e of Tor i Jack of Sike of the f bad 4 40 be am eve Roy 11 m .78 p i j h rid 7 31 p. In 7 30 p in Harold so colonial Farmers a rive. Char in Gem zone with Ann Cagney. Pat o h Mimi Riggs Here s How Kannapolis new Railroad Avenue will look when completed Here Tan architect s Conception of the proposed new Street for downtown Kannapolis Between main Street and the Railroad. The Block pictured is from Beikos to the Duke Power company building. About Midway of that Block a 40-foot pedestrian Arcade will connect the new Street with main. The Street should be Kannapolis prettiest. No wires or Telephone poles will mar its Beauty the wires and plumbing All being underground. Sek front Page of Section three today for More detailed account

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