The Caldwell News and The Burleson County Ledger (Caldwell, Tex.), Vol. 49, No. 6, Ed. 1 Friday, April 27, 1928 Page: 2 of 10
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THB CALDWELL NBWt
Friday. April 87. IMS.
COUPS r O B. DETROIT
4 Door Sedan
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Here is the fastest car under a
thousand dollars! - With the
fastest acceleration of any car
under a thousand dollars! < And
the greatest flexibility! And the
greatest motor! And the finest
four-wheel brakes! • Built to
supply tremendous power safely
Halsell Motor Company
Represented locally by
B. C. Morgan
ALSO THE VICTORY SIX 9SMSTO >117 AND THE SENIOR SIX SU TO 117
The Woman's Club had a very en-
thusiastic meeting on Thursday aft-
ernoon, April 19. The most gratify-
ing: report given was from the Build-
ing Committee, which stated that
there is $800 in the Building Fund,
drawing 8 per cent annually.
The club extended an expression of
appreciation to every individual who
so liberally contributed to the bazer,
which added $44 to the treasury.
Mrs. W. M. Stone was elected del-
egate to represent the Woman's Club
at the biennial in San Antonio, May
Mrs. Henry G. Womble gave a re-
port on the 4th district meeting held
at Baylor College, Belton. The
Woman's Club of Caldwell was given
special mention by Mrs. Fred B.
Robinson of Waco, Pres. 4th Diet., as
being one of the most progressive
clubs in this district.
There will be only one more meet-
ing of the club this club year. Then
a social meeting will conclude the
See My Spring Line of Fashionable
Gent's Suits .Before You Buy.
Beautiful Patterns Priced Right. Nade to Fit.
Telephone your next pressing job.
I will do the job right.
If You Need
Printed Stationery. Ruled Forms.
Circulars from 6x9 inches to one-
page aud two-page size, the News
Office is now fully equipped to
handle the job ana do it right.
Finest Quality Work
Phone the News office when
you need printing of any kind and
we will come to your aid promptly.
The Caldwell Hews Office
Uncle Sam to Celebrate
"National Egg Week"
The Entire American Nation is rallying to Pay Homage to the American
Hen and Her Wonderful Product—The Egg—By Participating in the
(>reat Nation-wide Celebration Known as "National Egg Week"
which will take Plaee During the Period of May let to 7th
There is a Distinct Place which Every Citixen Can Take in this Pro-
gram whether it be a Dispenser of Educational Publicity, whether it be
an Organizer in Developing Group Activity, whether it be in Staging Ex-
hibits. Delivering Addresees or whether it be in Simply "Eating Moro
Eggs," We Are Playing our Part.
"Under the auspices of the Nation-
al Poultry Council a Proclamation
has been issued setting aside May
1st to 7th inclusive, 1928 as "Nation-
al Egg Week." This is the third
year that this national egg celebra-
tion has been staged in this way at
this time. State Committees have'
be^n organized in every state in the1
union and a real worth-while program;
is being developed to make this eel- (
ebration nation-wide and of real ben-;
efit to the great consuming popula-
tion of America.
The 1928 slogan for "National
Egg Week" is "Eat Eggs for Vitam-'
ins" depicting as it does the peculiar
and distinctive value of eggs in the
The fundamental part of "Nation-
al Egg Week" celebration will con-
sist of nation-wide publicity through-
out the newspapers of the country.
Short snappy stories in farm papers,
metropolitan dailies, poultry jour-
nals,etc., will be extensively used.
The National Poultry Council is sup-
plying a number of such stories dur-
ing early April to State Committees
who will be responsible in arranging
for their publication. The local
state committees will prepare ad-
If you are interested in this ma-
terial, the National Poultry Council
will be pleased to provide you with
the understanding that you use your
influence in getting them published
extensively and commented upon dur-
ing "National Egg Week."
Local merchants, producers, ship-
pers and other persons interested in
the poultry and egg industry are
planning to do co-operative poultry
advertising during "National Egg
Week," setting forth the aims and
purposes of the celebration at the
same time that they carry their own
advertising copy. This has been done
in previous years very successfully.
The National Poultry Couacil has
prepared excellent radio messages
which together with other similar ad-
dresses prepared by local state com-
mittees will be placed on the air by
the members of the various State
Committees and others interested in
the aims and purposes of the celebra-
tion during the progress of it. There
is not a broadcasting station in the
country, if approached regarding the
matter, who will not be glad to put
these messages on the air.
"NATIONAL egg week"
POSTERS AND STICKERS
The National Poultry Council has
made available and has printed 100,-
000 lithographed posters carrying
the story of eggs in a most beaoti-
ful and impressive manner. These
posters are 13 by 20 inches in size
and are available in lots of 100 to
any person wishing them at 5 cents
each. This includes the mailing cost.
All local poultry associations, com-
panies, corporations, groups of citi
zens interested in the aims and pur-
poses of "National Egg Week
should secure 100 or more copies of
this poster and see that they are dis-
played conspicuously in Post Offices,
railroad stations, stores banks and
other public places where they will
be appreciated by the public on ac-
count of their attractiveness and the
story which they tell.
The National Poultry Council has
also arranged for the printing of
1,000,000 "National Egg Week"
stickers, lithographed in four colors.
They depict Humpty-Dumpty sitting
on the wall telling the world that
"Eggs are Eggs-actly What They
Need." They are filled with human
interest and are just the right sixe
to attach to letters, envelopes, menus
programa and other similar projects.
These stickers ana available to any-
one—individuals or organisations—
wishing them at $5.00 par thousand
sr 100 far $140.
Many State Committees are enlist-
ing the interest and aid of retail mer-
chants in putting up attractive win-
dow displays featuring eggs in the
diet. Producers are being encour-
aged to co-operate in displaying their
eggs in attractive exhibits in banks
store windows and other appropriate
places. In this connection local egg
shows will be held in many towns
and cities when prizes will be offered
for excellence of quality of the prod-
In many sections of the country,
this year as last year, especially in
the more intensive poultry sections,
May Day, which is the opening day
of "National Egg Week" will be ap-
propriately celebrated by parades of
floats which will depict in an effect-
ive manner the peculiar and wonder-
ful food value of eggs in the human
diet. There are wonderful possibili-
ties in such parades to develop lo-
cal interest and support for the poul-
NATIONAL EGG WEEK MENUS
During "National Egg Week"
hotels, restaurants, service and lunch-
eon clubs are heing asked to print
special Egg Week Me.iua and feature
eggs during 'he week of May 1 to7.
Special Egg Week Menu Cards are
being prepared by a majority of the
railroad operating pullman dining
cars where ggs will be featured
A great many interesting, instruct-
ive miscellaneous stunts are being
An Investment in
Swift's Red Steer Fertilizer
will return a profit in bigger yields.
The extra yield makes the profit.
For sale now by
Womble Oil NiD Company
Home of the Red Steer
Hardware, Groceries, Buggies
Wagons, Implements, Stoves
Onr stock of Groceries ia complete and we will be please* to
fill your orders for anything yon need in this line.
We alee carry a nica Une of Hardware, Wood and Oil Stevea,
A. F. Grabow
Telephone No. 12 Free City Delivery
planned for in many sections of the
country in the nature of demonstra-
tions by home economic workers,
j community stunts of a competetive
nature such as egg hunts and egir
I races, etc., in which the children can
take an active part, the use of eggs
and baby chicks as currency, the
same being offered by commercial
This brief outline of the activities
which will be developed during "Na-
tional Egg Week" by the forty odd
State Committees which have the
celebration in their respective states
in charge, will give an idea of the
) completeness and efficiency with
j which "National Egg Week" will be
celebrated. YOU are certainly inter-
1 ested in this celebration because you
must of necessity fall into one or
both of two classes - cither a produ-
cer or a consumer of the product of
The National Poultry Council will
be pleased to co-operate fully with
any group wishing to take part in
this celebration and will be glad to
send such literature as it has avail-
able regarding this important work.
Just remember the dates, May 1
to 7, 1928, which will be "NATION-
AL EGG WEEK."
Is rwty now to nrw u "Offtetal M lad -i
quarter*" (or the thing* you Mad fur jrouf
outing and camping trip*. KhahllfMl.'
Camnra*. FMung Tackt*. Varnata ttiMiw
and Jan, . . . and rraxathrr to take alongi
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and Honest Value /
Never before in our history have
we delivered as many new Chev-
rolet* as during the first three
months of this year. Theee cars
taken in by us have been
thoroughly inspected and re-
conditioned, with the result that
many of them can hardly be
distinguished from new cars.
Furthermore, theee care carry
the official red tag "with an OK
that counts" which shows at a
glance the eaact and true condi-
tion under which the car is
offered for sale.
Come in and inspect these used
cars, and when you buy from us
you may do eo, confident that
we want your goodwill, the same
as «re now enjoy with Chevrolet
owners in this community.
A Few of our exceptional Used Car
Values "with an OK that counts"
FORD COUPE. 1926—ReAnished BUICK TOURING, 1924—If you
in Duco, motor, axle and transmission J want a good dependable car for hard
in good condition. 5 good ba':./on
tires. Come in and see this one.
Drive it if you wish. Price $260.00
CHEVROLET ROADSTER, 1926—
6 balloon tires, 1928 license, excel-
lent mechanical condition, all the lat-
es*'- improvements. Only $160 down,
balance in twelve months.
CHEVROLET TOURING 1926—
Duco finish, 6 balloon tires, new li-
cense, mechanically perfect, runs
like new. It is a car that you will
driving with little cost, get this one.
Refinished in duco and fully equipped.
S360.00 cash or GMAC terms.
FORD COUPE, 1924—6 good tires,
new battery new duco paint. Will give
excellent service. You will have to
see this car to appreciate its value.
$90.00 down, balance in 12 months.
STUDEBAKER TOURING Looks
and runs like a new car. New du-.
paint, new top, a wonderful bargain
for only $126.00.
HARVEY & SON AUTO CO.
Dependability, Satisfaction and Honest Valae
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Cromartie, C. E. The Caldwell News and The Burleson County Ledger (Caldwell, Tex.), Vol. 49, No. 6, Ed. 1 Friday, April 27, 1928, newspaper, April 27, 1928; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth174797/m1/2/: accessed May 26, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Harrie P. Woodson Memorial Library.