The Saint Jo Tribune (Saint Jo, Tex.), Vol. 44, No. 16, Ed. 1 Friday, October 2, 1942 Page: 4 of 8
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General News I
NOTES of INTEREST to MOST CITY and RURAL HOMES
The Tribunes publishes brief reports of timely importance
to its farm readers.
Ruth Hollars of Fort Worth and
James Hollars of San Antonio
visited relatives here over the
Mrs. Haggerton and Eula Moore
spent the weekend in Houston
visiting Mrs. Moore's husband who
is employed there.
Miss Emogene Hollars has been
visiting relatives in Fort Worth.
Mrs. J. J. Haralson returned to
her home after an extended visit
with relatives in Houston.
Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Davis visit-
ed relatives here Sunday afternoon.
Mrs. Davis is the former Mrs.
Gelemma Clement of Gainesville.
They were on their way to their
home at Sterling City.
Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Hollars and
Arthur Hollars were in Gaines-
Mrs. J. H. Ayres was called to
the bedside of her brother, D. T.
Grammer of Gainesville, who suf-
fered a stroke Saturday afternoon.
He died Saturday night. Mr. Ayres
and daughters, Velda Lou and Van-
ice, joined Mrs. Ayres for the funer-
Tom Powell who is employed in
Gainesville was at home Saturday
WANTED: More rubber stamp cus-
tomers. We are agent for one of
the best rubber stamp companies
in Texas. The factory gives one-
day service. Order yours today
THE SAINT JO TRIBUNE FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2,
Let It Rain!
THE USE OF SOFTWOOD
HAS BEEN MADE CLEAR
We are happy to report that all farm construction,
repair and maintenance has been given a priority
rating of A-l-a, and placed in Class B.
HERE'S WHAT THAT MEANS TO YOU, IF YOU
LIVE ON A FARM
The lumber secured under such a rating can be used
to build trailers, wagon beds, livestock and poultry
equipment, water troughs, and vats. Repair and main-
tenance work can be done on farm buildings (other
than dwellings) implements, and equipment; machin-
ery, bodies and cabs for vehicles, etc. Poultry houses,
brooder houses, shelters, pens, buildings destroyed by
fire, flood, tornado, etc., can be built under the new
IF YOU HAVE ANY BUILDING TO BE DONE,
DISCUSS YOUR PROBLEM WITH US
FOXWORTH-GALBRAITH LUMBER CO.
All decked out in a combination
rain-and-top-coat this young lady
can well afford to say, "Let it
rain!" Smart for -arnpus wear this
fall, the coat and hav is made of
cotton poplir with water-tight
HOME MAKING CLUB IS
ORGANIZED IN LOCAL SCHOOL
The Saint Jo Future Homemak-
ers met Thursday afternoon to
organized their club for 1942-42
The club officers were elected and
are as follows:
President, Arva Lea Bishop, also
area president and will be in charge
of all area meetings. Social chair-
man and vice president, Joyce
Hoover; secretary, Louise King;
treasurer, Nina Faye Hammer; re-
porter, Mary Nell Lawson.
Miss Reinzi, teacher of homema t-
ing, will be sponsor of the club.
Plans are being made for the im-
itation of all new members. .
SAINT JO METHODIST CHURCH
Give Your Sundays to the Church
Sunday School - - - 10:00 A.M.
Church Service - - - 11:00 A.M.
Young People's Meeting 7: iO P.M.
Evening Service - - - 8:'0 P.M.
There remain only three more
Sundays until the year is closed.
Annual Conference meets in Dallas
Have you been to church lately?
Did you know that your empty
pew has an eloquent tongue.
Though its message is unpleasant
it is one that all may hear. To the
Preacher the empty pew says,
"Your sermon is not worth while."
To the visitor it whispers, "You
see, we are not quite holding our
own." To the treasurer it shouts,
"Look out for the deficit." To
the stranger who is looking for a
church home it suggests, "You had
better wait a while." To the mem-
bers who are present it asks, "Why
don't you go visiting next Sunday,
too?" The empty pew speaks a-
gainst the services. It kills in-
spiration and smothers hope. It
dulls the fine edge of zeal. The
empty pew is a weight. The oc-
cupied pew is a wing. "Thou wilt
be missed because thy seat will
be empty." (I Sam. 20:18.)
But you say everything in the
world today is in such turmoil
and I have so many cares I do not
have the time or care to go to
church. Perhaps there is a thought
in these lines:
He laughed at what he thought
"I come to church? Oh, no!
The walls would fall fiat in
As they did at Jericho."
"Yes, some church walls are
As planes flash overhead,
Because men were indifferent
To services," I said.
When next we sang the Doxology,
Our church walls stood, and so
Thought for the Week:
When it is finally settled that a
thing is impossible, watch some
fellow do it.
Sermon subject for Sunday:
"Plus Ultra" (More Beyond)
James E. Shapland, pastor
Commissioned In Air Corps
McKinney Woman Elected
Mrs. Lee Etta Moore, McKinney,
has joined the faculty of the local
school as primary teacher, replacing
Lillian Reeves who resigned to
join her sister, Miss Belle, in a
government job in Washington.
.M-g. Moore has had seventeen years
Foye Fanning, son of Couniy
Superintendent and Mrs. J. A.
Fanning of Montague, recently
graduated from the Army Air
Forces Officers Candidate School,
Miami Beach, Florida, and was
commissioned a Second Lieuten-
ant. Before going to Miami, Foye
was stationed at the Advance
Flying School at Lubbock.
Kickoff at 3 P.M.
Fight 'em Saint Jo Panthers
teaching experience, having taugHF
in Dallas and Collin counties a
number of years.
Miss Charoline Wilkerson was in
Nocona Monda for the funeral of
Staff Sgt. Billy J. Hill, who was
killed in a plane crash in Main
Mr. and Mrs. C. N. Turner have
moved to Spur where Mr. Turn-
er is manager of Speer's variety.
FOR SALE at bargain, the Keith-
ley home place or will trade for
Cows and Calves. Write J. W.
Keithley, Box 719, Littlefield,
FOR SALE: 78 acres place house,
orchard, lA royalty, pair mules,
wagon. Six miles north Saint Jo.
J. T. West. (12-8tp)
WANTED: Woman or girl to do
general house-work. Mrs. Thur-
man Tatum, Nocona, Texas, at
Justin Leather Goods Co.
FOR SALE: John Deere riding list-
er planter; sulky, cultivator; bois
d' arc wagon; two section harrow,
platform scales, also list of other
implements. Mrs. Joe King, Rt.
2, Forestburg. (16-3p)
FOR SALE: 119 acre farm, 85 in
cultivation. Also will sell tractor
and farm implements, wagon,
chickens, 11 head cattle, 5 hogs,
'cream separator, and crop. See
T. L. Whaley, Route 2, Saint Jo.
FOR SALE: Kiefer pears. Good
for preserving and canning. See
Mrs. Lee McCollum, north part
of town. (2tp)
LOST: Billfold with social secu-
rity card, Masonic Lodge re-
ceipts, and several dollars. Will
give reward for return to
FOR SALE: 20 head of young cattle
See R. A. Pilcher. (14-2p)
FOR SALE Case tractor with rub-
ber tires, good condition. See
Mrs. I. N. Monroe, 10 miles north
Saint Jo. (2tp)
FOR SALE: Good 10-room house,
two baths; two lots 60-ft. by
150-ft, locatcd 200-ft from square.
Will sell for $2,750. See J. T.
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Quart 98c Gallon $2.98
AIR RIFLE SHOT
Hardware, Furniture and Funeral Directors
NOCONA Funeral Directors SAINT JO
Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Bellah were
attending to business in Dallas
Mrs. C. P. Drabing returned to
her home at Ludlo, Kentucky, af-
ter spending most of the summer
with her son, Dr. M. L. Drabing and
Mr. and Mrs. Archie McEntire
and children of Fort Worth spent
last weekend here with her par-
ents, Mr. and Mrs. T. N. Collier.
J. W. Kerbo and Mrs. Betty
Morgan and children of Healton,
Okla., spent a few days visiting
friends and relatives here.
-Mrr-and Mrs. W. B. Whitehead
of Chico spent Sunday here visit-
ing her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
Miss Virginia Lauderdale of
Gainesville is spending the week
visiting in Erwin. Her school was
dismissed Tuesday so that students
can help gather the cotton crop.
Good grade adding machine pap-
er. 2 rolls 25c. The Tribune.
Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Lea and
brother, Bob, and grandparents of
Wichita Falls visited Miss Frances
Lea Sunday. Miss Lea is a mem-
ber of the local school faculty.
Ed McCrary of Wichita, Kansas,
came in Thursday for a few days
visit with relatives and friends.
E. N. Dunbar
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WEDNESDAY and THURSDAY
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