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ALL THE REAL NEWS AND SPECIAL FEATURES CAREFULLY EDITED READ BY BRIGHT PEOPLE L I IT SHINES FOR ALL THE PEOPLE IN | NORTHERN STARK COUNTY READ BY BRIGHT PEOPLE VOL. 14—NO. 45. An Independent Newspaper That Plays No Favorites Among Advertisers or Subscribers, and With One Price To All NORTH CANTON, STARK COUNTY, OHIO. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 1936.—SIX PAGES $2.00 PER YEAR. CHILDREN AND BLIND GET PROTECTION NOW Under New Law Government Is Contributing Certain Sum of Money To Assist Ohio In Taking Care of Adults, and Youngsters Unable To Do It Alone. 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Assisting the Judge are Mrs. W. G. Saxton, secretary; Fred W. Witter, chairman of the" County Commissioners, and Attorney Clayton Hoffman of Canton. The supervision of dependent children and blind relief in Stark county in accordance with the national security act and recently enacted state laws :p well under way on the fourth floor of the courthouse in. Canton. Federal funds will be added to the money contributed by the state and county. A Strong Board The official name of tlie body is the Stark County Board of Public Assistance, and during- the meeting on Wednesday afternoon Judge Thomas H. Leahy was named chairman and Mrs. W. G. Saxton was elected secretary. The two other members of the board are Fred W. Witter, chairman of the Board of County Commissioners, ami Clayton Hoffman, well known Canton attorney. Supervisor and Cr.sc Workers After the board had officially organized it approved, provisionally, the Case worl. "Impossible Things" IF ANYONE is looking for "inspirational literature" to use in leaflets for Sunday-school children, here is ideal material. The author, Elizabeth Lowell Everett, is filled with that grim cheer and icy earnestness that are conventionally associated with Christian fortitude. Her idea seems to be that this is not such a good world; it is very hard to get along here. o When They Were Slaves A FRIEND mailed me last week from Salem county, New Jersey, a picture postal card showing a small two-story brick glass factory. Under the picture is written: "Established by Caspar Wistar in 1739, founder of the glass industry in America." I am anything but an iconoclast; in fact I have much reverence for old institutions, but having visited upon several occasions Salem, G'assboro, Bridgeton, Millville, Woodbury and other towns where they manufacture glass of every description I am compelled to say that the first glass made in America was produced at Jamestown, Virginia, in .1609. Other factories were in operation in New York and Philadelphia • during the last part of the seventeenth century and the early eighteenth. Caspar Wistar did set up his factory in Salem county, New Jersey, and he is generally regarded as the founder of the industry in America. "Wistar- burg," as his ware was called, was light green in color, crude and heavy. Many families whose ancestors came to America before the Revolution and settled in New Jersey and Philadelphia have glass-ware made by Wistar. tit EMPLOYES of glass factories until about 35 years ago had a hard time to exist, and in many instances they were more or less slaves. Considering that they were mostly American born of English-speaking parents it was astonishing that they labored under such conditions. In certain towns in New Jersey the glass company owned a "general store" in which everything was sold from shoes to hats. It was Cheap John stull', and money as we know it, was never seen. The glass-blower received script and this he or his wife took to the store. The change consisted of brass checks. Many of the men were compelled to buy patent-leather shoes, and in a glass factory in those days the shoes were a wreck within a week. INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC N. C. SCHOOL FEATURE P. W. Taylor Will Teach Small Classes of From Two To Five In Both High" and Grade— First Time Sueh a Plan Has Been Tried In This Town. SCHOOLS OPEN SEPT. 14 The public schools will open in North Canton on Monday, September 14. This is later than usual, but it will conform with the opening of schools throughout the county. The teachers will all be on hand the latter part of this week. A list of teachers appeared in The Sun several weeks ago. Mr. Nagel and Miss Morrison have been employed to fill the vacancies caused by the resignation of Mr. Walker and Miss Schott. To Teach Instrumental Music P. W. Taylor has been employed to teach instrumental music. Small classes of from two to five will be organized in various instruments according to the demand. This work will be available to both grade school and high school pupils. Work on this plan has not been undertaken in North Canton before. It however is being offered in several schools of the county. Opportunity will he given to parents and pupils for a conference with Mr. Taylor. ST. PAUnSCHOOL Large Enrollment This Year of Boys and Girls In Grades St. Paul's parochial school on South Main street, of which the' Rev. Fr. Anthony V. Mechler, pastor of St. Paul's church, is superintendent, opened its doors for the Fall and | SAW DIONNE QUINS Mr. and Mrs. Carl Sponseller and Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Schiltz Visitors Over the week-end Mr. and Mrs. Carl Sponseller and Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Schiltz took an automobile ride to Callander, Canada, to see Annette, Marie, Yvonne, Emilie and Cecile, famous tlie world over as the Dionne quintuplets. "They are in splendid physical condition and every comfort is theirs. Their dad is raking in the money signing his name on picture cards. About 10,000 persons were there on Labor day," said Carl. FAHMJS-MIC Shidler Local Invites All Tillers of the Soil To Attend, Sept. 12. All farmers and their families are invited to attend the picnic of The Farmers' Union at Lake-O-Springs on Saturday, September 12. Good speakers and a good time assured all. This is the movement that is going to get you somewhere, be alive to a real opportunity farmers, antl show your interest in same with your heart cooperation. Did you see the fine exhibit of Shidler Local No. 97, Farmers' Union, at the Stark county fair? Many new members are joining this live local every meeting. Their next regular meeting* will be on September 11 in Shidler school house, Canton- Shepler Church road. All come. A. B. FULLER, Navarre. As The Sun Sees It Without Prejudice Those In Need BOOSTER DELEGATES Will In Attend State Convention Lima In October Booster Local No. 48 met on Friday night in Jackson township hall and elected delegates to attend the state convention in Lima on Wednesday and Thursday, October 7 and S. New members were obligated and a number of applications were re- „- . . m , i ceived and when these persons become Spring term on Tuesday morning. I memberSi Booster win'ho the largest Well-dressed boys and girls, rang- ■ Farm Union local in the state. ing in ages from the first grade to the, Reports were made on the countv eighth, to the number of several hun-1 fajr exhibit and the participation in junior •1: t ku dred, crossed the threshold with smil ing* faces, thus contradicting the old ! notion that children are glum-looking- j on the first dav of school. j the Labor day members gave parade number The AID for dependent children and relief for the blind in Stark county is now a permanent institution since its organization on Wednesday afternoon in Canton. That it will merit the confidence of the taxpayers as well as the blind and the mothers of dependent youngsters will not be questioned. A glance at the names of those empowered to administer the law is sufTcient to convince even the most captious spirits that no favoritism will be shown in dispensing relief to those in need. As chairman of the Stark County Board of Public Assistance stands Judge Thomas H. Leahy of the Court of Domestic Relations, a man of the highest personal character and a lawyer of outstanding ability and probity; Mrs. W. G. Saxton, secretary; Fred W. Witter, chairman of the Board of County Commissioners, and Clayton Hoffman, a well known attorney of Canton. The above names belong to persons who have devoted years of service, in a quiet way, without financial reward, to their fellow citizens in less fortunate circumstances than themselves. So it is reasonable to assume that in a much wider field their endeavors in behalf of suffering humanity will be crowned with success. That such a committee should carefully scrutinize the records of nil persons engaged as supervisor, case workers, blind relief investigator, and receiving clerk and stenographer, was to be expected. Merit, and merit alone, is the reason Marie F. Neldin- ger is case work supervisor; Eva J. Hartford and Ruth Albert, case workers for dependent children; Richard Fortney, blind relief investigator; Alberta Gilbert, receiving clerk and stenographer. Miss Neldenger, supervisor, holds a master's degree from* Columbia university, and for several years has specialized in social welfare training. Her recommendations are of the high Roosevelt's Policies ALL mankind may be divided roughly into two classes, those who think of what is expedient and those who think of what is right. There are those who think of how every situation is going to affect their personal fortunes, and bend their sails to catch every favorable wind. And there are those who will always think of what right demands, in scorn of consequence. With evidence of the political opportunism that is so prevalent it is stirring to find a man like Franklin D. Roosevelt who is willing, if need be, to sacrifice his political future for the sake of his duty to his country. What a chance for tomorrow tlie world would have if every man wero mastered by the same ideal—he that commits his life to a definite cause of action and persists it.in the face of personal loss. Indecision can have no place in such a life. There is here an unalterable principle that must be the determining factor in _ every question of life. A change in environment, with the consequent acquaintance with new standards and the intrusion of new factors may leave one perpetually undecided as to what is right. Happy the one who has committed his life to a certain ideal of right, and who will walk alone if necessary to maintain that ideal. We need something of the heroic quality of President Roosevelt in our lives if we are to do worthwhile things. Thus it is The Sun prefers to string along with Roosevelt for several reasons, one of which is that not only did he pull this nation out of the gutter but he has been man enough to take foul abuse without a whimper from fellows his policies saved from bankruptcy, and in several instances, suicide. FOOTBALL SQUAD TO FACE COVENTRY TWP. Coach Ray Swope, Assisted By Jordan of Painesville, Will Test Ability of North Canton High In Opening Game Here On Saturday, September 19. CONTEST STARTS AT 2:00 Fake Patriots IXLERS MOVE Of THOUGH Philadelphia, Pa., was not many miles distant many of the sons and daughters of glass- blowers had never visited the big ! town. It was pitiful to hear them say "Some day I'm going up to the cit.\. It must be a wonderful place." In those days members of both following: Case work supervisor,, . Marie F. Neldenger; Eva J. Hartford ^5,?"^^*^, ?£,.thI?..1f,J?i:sl*^U'*,'^ wt^?„™™ and Ruth Albert, case workers for de- "' "" '" "" "*" *" " pendent children; Alberta Gilbert, receiving clerk and stenographer, and Richard Fortney, blind relief investigator. Civil service examinations for provisional appointees will be held this month. The members of the board exercised the greatest care in selecting the personnel, intelligence, industry, .ability and politeness being the requisites for the positions. READ20BQ0XS .Dorothy Kolp Is Leading In ..Contest Staged By N. C. Library "Time marches on" at the North Canton Library and the summer projects are being finished in preparation for the special work which always comes with the opening of school. .Fifty pupils signed up feu* the ".summer reading course" for grade pupils .and about half have finished the required ten books, making them eligible to compete in the story-writing contest. Several stories have already been handed in and the rest are due .next week. Dorothy Kolp leads the group, having .read twenty books during .July and August. Several others are on record as having completed nearly that number. In all more than 350 books were read by this group during the summer. Winners of the contest will be announced later in The Sun. ted, as today, by the people. Women, as is well known, had no .vote. A man named Carpenter resided in Woodbury. He ran for the lower branch of the legislature and one of the planks in his platform read that glass-blowers "must be paid in United States currency." Carpenter was denounced as a "crazy radical," a "destroyer of business," and an "enemy of mankind." He was elected and re-elected. He was popular with newspaper mem, and they gave him .a -"break." The New York World,' then owned by Joseph Pulitzer, sent reporters into the glass districts, and in self-defense, several Philadelphia daily newspapers had to do the same. Conditions were deplorable and such :a howl went up after people read the articles that the legislature passed Carpenter's bill and the governor signed it. Thus ended the slavery .of the glass-blowers in New Jersey- Carpenter, by the way, later ran for the legislature, but hundreds of the men he had assisted across the "bridge from slavedom to decency voted Melvin Is Now .Superintendent Schools In- Loiiisville Melvin R. Bixler, for a number of years the popular principal of North Canton high . school, left this week with his wife and children for Louisville, Stark county, where he has assumed his duties as superintendent of the public schools in that old and aristocratic town. H. I.. Strobel, a fornior athletic in- structcr in North Canton high, has taken a similar position in Louisville. and group singing was enjoyed. Ray mond Imch sang several numbers, accompanied by his wife. Attorney Adolph Unger of Canton gave a talk. readings I est, and with such an efficient stall' TN ANNUAL PICNIC Farmers' Union and N. 1". S. Meet On Sunday annual picnic cf the TO BOARD TRAIN SEE CHAFER A MESSERLY The annual picnic cf the Stark county Farmers' Union and the National Union for Social Justice will be held on the Stark county fair grounds, Canton, on Sunday, Sept. 13. Men prominent in both organizations will be the speakers. surrounding her the large amount oft work the office car.ries will be handled with dispatch. The Sun congratulates not only those needing assistance, but the county, state and nation upon securing such high-class citizens to safo- ,1. Will : guard tha interests of a portion .of the population too long pushed from pillar to post because few persons really cared what became of them. ANCIENT limes outraged honor was the dominant factor in some : North Canton high school football practice is now in full swing. Coach Ray Swope returned last week from Ohio State after twelve weeks of intensive study and practice on various phases of physical education, among them football. Mr. Jordon of Painesville, a Kent State man, is assisting him. Forty boys desirous of making- places on the team reported for practice. Coach Swope says he would like to keep every man out the whole season if possible. Good 1938 Material While some boys may not get to participate this season, since several ol* them are very small, the practice this year will make them available for tbe team next year. However there are always games on a schedule where at some time of play even the smallest may be used. Swope's idea is to have a man available for any emergency. Game Here Sept. 19 The team starts the schedule with Coventry Township here on Saturday, September 19. The game is called for 2:00 o'clock. The school is asking the support of the community at the games this season. While finance is not the purpose of high school athletics, they can not be maintained without gate receipts. See that you get your ticket. You will see a good game whether the team wins or loses. Tlie boys have made up their minds to Ibis even before the schedule begins. Games Scheduled The schedule is as follows: Sept. HI, Coventry Twp. here; Sept. 20 at Navarre. Oct. 3, at Canal Fulton; Oct. 10, Louisville here; Jackson Twp. here (date to be announced); Oct. 30, at Springfield Twp. Nov. fi, at Middlel,ranch; Nov. 11, a< Brewster; Nov. 21, Minerva here. SM",Wf.20 HONOR THE SHEETS' against him, thus proving that "people soon forget a goodturn and they prefer the man that kicks them." The making of glassware today is i -**■*• ■"* c;lse °( £rst comc' largely done by machinery and in one This ls a sl8'.ht •man>' factory I visited several years ago the vice-president of the company, who acted as my guide, astonished me with the information that the concern employed six girls and four men. And yet'its output reaches several millions of jars during the few months each year it is in operation. Nearly One Million Persons Have Boarded Sensation of 1936 Readers of The Sun have an opportunity, thanks to the Schafer & Messerly drug store, North Canton, to visit without cost in Cleveland on Thursday and Friday, Sept. 24 and 25, the nationally renowned "Rexall Train," the world's first convention train, with a record of having made a 29,000-mile tour through the United States and Canada. Nearly one million persons have inspected the exhibits aboard this 12- car train and its specially built 350- ton locomotive. Conceived by the United Drug company to hold conventions of Rexall druggists in 109 cities and towns in every state in the Union and Canada, the train has proved the sensation of 1936 and everywhere it stops hundreds, in several instances, thousands, of people have visited it. "It is tlie .most remarkable train in the world. There is nothing like it .anywhere," said Charles Schafer to a writer for The Sun, "and I would like people to go through it. To assure the public a cordial reception on the train we are offering to visitors to our store a limited number of tickets. It Iirst served, people may .never see .again, and I trust they will take advantage of our offer," said Mr. Schafer. John and His Wife Have Pleasant Uirthday Anniversaries Mr. and Mrs. John Sheets of North | Main street were surprised on Thurs- j day by the group of friends with j whom they go fishing each year, hon- I oring their birthday anniversaries. ! Two large, elaborately decorated cakes I were presented to them and a number i of other gifts for each. Those present were: James Moore, George Moore, Ella Foust, Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Holl and sons Don and Dale, Mr. and Mrs. Nevin Holl, Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Moore and Grace Helen, Mr. and Mrs. Burdette Moore and De France Allan Spurney. offTo'college As Usual, North Canton's Sons and Daughters Seek Higher Education For years North Canton and the section of Stark county served by The Sun has been renowned for the number of young men and women sent to college to acquire a higher education. Below will be found a list furnished The Sun. There may be others, and if so this newspaper will be pleased to print them: Robert Wood, Alabama university; Robert Ousley, Michigan State; Samuel Pfouts, James Ginther, Lavonne Gougler, Wooster; Preston and Karl Kidder, Hiram; Barbara Swarner, James McDowell, Ohio State; Addison Roberts, Ohio Wesleyan; Annabel Frick, Denison; Grace Gerber eit Aiken, Miami; Elizabeth Schiltz Questions Answered Prior to 1773 graduates of Harvard were listed in the records according to their social position. The school you mention is open to anyone willing to pay the fee, §100 a month. DROUGHT CONDITIONS OR! Superintendent of Young People In Ohio To Re the Speaker The Rev. W. Elbert Starns, superintendent of young people's work in Ohio, will lie the guest speaker in Tbe Community Christian church on Youth's day, Sunday, Sept. 20. Young people will serve on all the committees ami in the choir at the morning service. At ti:.'i0 there will be a picnic supper, followed by a Christian Endeavor service Farmers In North Dakota Ave Employed Building Roads and Constructing* Small Lakes For the Watering of Cattle In the Future—Engineers Are Busy. A BRIGHT PAPER WHEAT GROWING BLAMED THIRD LETTER This is the third installment of a letter written by Congressman Thom of Canton for The Sun describing drought conditions in the west as he saw them at close range. The concluding article will appear next week. —Editor The Sun. In North Dakota Now what can be done? In some 17 counties in this section 7800 farmers as a result of the drought arc working on WPA jobs. Many of them are building roads; some are already laboring on the construction of Rob- J small lakes for the watering of cattle in the future; and Ladies Literary Club The Literary club will' -Id the first meeting of Fall on Mon the home of Miss Anna evening at Izgar. and engineers are Randolph-Macon: Mary Jane Schiltz,'} scouring the country, locating good Northwestern; Robert Davidson, Mi- spots where dams can be built by this ami; Dorothy and Owen Nelf, Ohio Wesleyan; Richard Evans, (son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Evans), Ohio university, Athens; Martha McD.owell, Heidelberg; Kathryn Beck, Heidel* wars. In those days men rallied around the king's banner and fought for a principle. But not today. A sincere application of the principles of honor among ]•.-■'ion.-* would pivvent any future war. .*.,'•?:""'''*v<*.;r,-;,!■*]•• ■he;-'.- is no such application. Greed of nations, corporations and individuals precipitates war. Then the old (lag is raised and a mighty patriotic howl ascends'tn heaven from the greedy ones. You'll notice, however, that the greedy ones are never found close to danger. They .specialize in cheers and profits to start .: war, but c|uickly drop th*. cheoK- afto * the conllict is cn-.'ed. known as crested whoatgrn.-s, which produces a crop that persist-; again.-.t adverse growing condition::. This gras.- was imported from the dry cold plains of Russia and Siberia, and il i *. likely that it will be generally planted because of successlul experiments with it in parts of the Ureal Plains area. Just now, crested win atgrass is being grown commercially for seed, and of the 500,000 pounds last vear produced in North Dakota, 200,000 pounds were grown in Stark county, North Dakota. Wherever this seed has been put in the ground, the wheat- grass has consistently outyielded and outlived the other types of grass. Everywhere you go landowners are talking about crested wheatgrass, and its use, I dare say, will be generally resorted to over the whole area of the drought section. Subsidy For Farmers The revitalizing of the soil will be aided materially through the operation of the National Soil Conservation Act passed by the 7-lth Congress after the AAA was declared unconstitutional. It provides for payment of i ,* . , . . - , , a subsidy for farmers who take part are <I>f ussing subjects of deep impor- of their land out of cultivation for ta™*? l? th* w„holef sch°o1* soil-depleting crops and plant it in I Winston R. Frost, a newspaper man grass and legumes which enrich the i °.f %ld* f*xPenence. is The Pioneer- soil. This measure, of intense impor-1 st ™ ailvlser* tance if the soil wealth of the coun-' The Sun extends congratulations t» try is to be preserved, is looked upon! everyone connected with the publica- as a great boon in the Dakotas. Cur ls The Pioneer Published By the .Students of Greensburg High With the opening of the Greensburg high school appears The Pioneer, official organ of the students. Every three weeks it makes its apear- ance. Is it bright? A dollar just out of the mint has nothing on The Pioneer. It is breezy as a summer girl, and just as charming in looks. Its columns contain something more than "lighter vein" articles, for we find a column written by Superintendent Allen H. Kuder in which he offers substantial suggestions to parents and students. The editorials, written by the students, show that no 'prentice hands berg; Helen Rohr. Columbus; Dora i! sity, Athens; Vein State; Helen He'.. Ioyan; Merle .11 o.- le;;*e. Capital university, own, Ohio uiiiver- in Conrad, Kent ight, Ohio Wes- rave, Findlay col- Mrs HERE FROM FRANCE Telling of the Activities of North Canton American Legion Post No. 419 and of the Legion Auxiliary Regular Meeting Regular meeting of North Canton Post will be held next Monday evening, Sept. 14, at 8:00. All members are urged to attend. The meetings are interesting and worthwhile. Get the habit of being there.. Installation of Officers The recently elected officers of North Canton Post will be installed at a meeting to be held at the Hoover Camp on Monday, October 5. A special program is being planned for this meeting. All member*? are requested to keep this date in mind, and' be sure to be there. New State Commander At the State Convention recently held at Portsmouth, Sam H. Cobb of Columbus was elected department commander for next year. Cobb served as a petty officer in the U. S. navy during the World War. He is a member of Navy-Marine Post No. 276 Columbus, and has been active in the' American Legion since its beginning. In civil life Mr. C6bb is an instructor in physical education at Ohio State university. New Drum Corps Champion The Norwood drum and bugle corps was awarded the title of champion of Ohio drum corps, at the annua! com- | petition for drum and bugle corps held at Portsmouth this y-ar _in coil nection with the state c-mv- ntion. Elyria Corps-which has hl-lo the championship for many years, v.'-s a close second and protested tlie decision of the judges. Columbus In J!>'!7 Columbus has been selected as the convention city of the Oho department of the American Legien in 1937. The national convention at Cleveland will be held September 20-25. If you are one of the thousands who are planning to attend, remember that the public judges the Legion by the actions of its members, bo keep yours above reproach. A clean parade and clean fun are imperative. Mrs. BaughmanV ( ousin Will Attend University in California # Jule Lapan-a. who is a recent arrival from Paris, France, visited last week with relatives in this vicinity. On Friday he was a guest at tlie Herbert Baughman home. Mrs. Baughman is a cousin of Mr. La- paira. Mr. Laparra will continue his trip to the west coast, where he will at-i tend the university of Southern Cal- j wheat during the " World War. ifornia. . o Going To Algeria As announced in The Sun several months ago, John Burt, son of Mr. and Mrs. Russell .1. Burt, will sail tomorrow (Thursday) for France. After a short stay in that country he will go to Algeria, Africa, a French possession. He will remain about one year in Algeria. Mr. and Mrs. Russell J. Burt and son Jed will leave this Wednesday evening .for New York to see John sail. emergency labor to hold the waters that come in the winter time and rush away into the Missouri river, causing great damage by flood further down. 1 was particularly interested in know*! ^""-.'jj's' ]10 ing, as you will be, why it is that with heavy snowfall in this section there are no storeil-up reservoirs of water in the ground. The reason given was that in the fall there tire heavy rains, followed by freezing of the ground; thereafter when the snow falls in great quantities it cannot melt into the ground on account of its frozen condition and it flows away into the "Missouri River. U. S. Army engineers are now investigating the river, hoping that a system of dams across it will be a means of conserving .vater to be used for irrigation purposes. Cause of Trouble | Some of the trouble at pmsent is i attributed to the increased aereage: plowed up to supplv the need for Ibis iously enough, it did not have the sup port of Congressman Lemke, who lives in North Dakota and is now the Union Party candidate for President. Knowing that he cannot be elected President, Lemke is running for Congress also, and as the campaign progresses he will be asked quite pointedly why he did not support the Soil Conservation Act that m'-ans so much me people. [Continued next week] tion. It is in every way a high class publication. NOTED ATHLETE HERE HOME FROM HOSPITAL Mary Cooper Was injured Cy Bicycle in Berea Mrs. Mary Cooper had the misfortune to be run down by a bicycle two weeks ago, receiving many bruNos ami painful injuries, the accident occurring in Berea. She was taken' to ihe Community hospital in Berea, from where she was able to return to her home in North Canton on Saturdav. meant the destruction of great areas of grass, w'e.'ch, as is well known, served to cut down in the rainy season the run-off of water. If the farmers of North Dakota are to restore their iands, it will be necessary to plant more grass. This in turn will give a greater crop of hay for grazing purposes, providing the numbers of cattle and sheep are not greatly increased, and also in that way forage can be kept over the current season tq guard against shortage the next year. Awarded Ribbons j Mrs. John Sheets of North Main I street took a number of first and sec- j ond ribbons on her display at the i Stark county fair in the canned fruit ! department. j o — ! Won Pony Race | Dale Holl of North Canten, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence C. Holl, won the first pony race at the Stark county- fair. Marshall Walters of Scranton Accom- | panied Dr. Crane To Canton Marshall Wallers of the phvsical I department of the Y. M. C. A., Scran- I ton, Pa., who served the organization ; in Akron and Cincinnati in past years i and always produced winners, came to ! Canton on Saturdav with Dr. Henrv ! il. Crane, pastor oi* Elm Pink Metli- i odist church. Scranton, and nationally I famous as a speaker. 111*. Crane do- I livered the address to (i!*0 men ami ; women in "McKinley high school on , Saturday afternoon. - With Mr. Walters came his wife Flossie, sister of Miss Alberta Gilbert : of 2U* Cole avenue. The Walters had i lunch in the Hall-Long home, and 1 then, accompanied by Miss Gilbert, went to McKinley high, where they | heard Dr. Crane speak. ANNOUNCE ENGAGEMENT No Liquor Ads By vote of 21 to 10, the Louisiana Senate passed a bill this week prohibiting all liquor advertising in Louisi- Then there ie a new type of grass ana in newspapers or on bill-boards. Mildred Hess To Wed Dale C. Gerber On Saturday, Oct. 10 Announcement of the approaching marriage of their daughter, Mildred, to Dale C. Gerber, son of Mr. and Mrs. Edson Gerber, was made by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Walter A. Hess, at a bridge party on Friday evening. The wedding will take place Oct. 10. Book Club Meets The first meeting of the Fall season of the Book club was held on Tuesday afternoon in the home of Mrs. Lorin Wolfe. A luncheon and bridge was in order for the day.
|Title||The Sun. (North Canton, Stark County, Ohio), 1936-09-09|
|Place||North Canton (Ohio); Stark County (Ohio)|
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ALL THE REAL NEWS AND SPECIAL
FEATURES CAREFULLY EDITED
READ BY BRIGHT PEOPLE
I IT SHINES FOR ALL THE PEOPLE IN |
NORTHERN STARK COUNTY
READ BY BRIGHT PEOPLE
VOL. 14—NO. 45.
An Independent Newspaper That Plays No Favorites Among Advertisers or Subscribers, and With One Price To All
NORTH CANTON, STARK COUNTY, OHIO. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 1936.—SIX PAGES
$2.00 PER YEAR.
CHILDREN AND BLIND
GET PROTECTION NOW
Under New Law Government Is
Contributing Certain Sum of
Money To Assist Ohio In Taking Care of Adults, and Youngsters Unable To Do It Alone.
Varnish by Ben Long
ABLE BOARD OF MANAGERS
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