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NORTH CAROLINA STATE FAIR A DIVISION OF THE State Department of Agriculture RALEIGH OCTOBER 11 TO 15, 1938 W. KERR SCOTT Commissioner of Agriculture D. S. COLTRANE Assistant to Commissioner BOARD OF AGRICULTURE MRS. L. L. STEVENS-.-Indiantown M. L. ADERHOLT Lexington C. S. YOUNG.-- Shelby CHAS. F. CATES Mebane D. R. NOLAND... Clyde W. G. HARGETT Richlands T. G. CURRIN Oxford LIONEL WEIL ..Goldsboro J. H. POOLE ...West End W. I. BISSETT Grifton STATE FAIR COMMITTEE Mrs. L. L. Stevens W. I. Bissett C. S. Young DIRECTOR OF PUBLICITY Louis H. Wilson DR. J. S. DORTON Manager CHAS. W. MANGUM Asst. Manager STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA Governors Office RALEIGH Clyde R. Hoey Governor TO ALL NORTH CAROLINIANS It should be the desire of every loyal North Caro-linian to know more about our state and there is no institution which offers a greater opportunity in this regard than our annual State Fair. Each year the Fair brings together the East and the West, the people and the products of the Moun-tains, Piedmont and Coastal Plain. Representatives of agriculture, of industry and business who attend the Fair have impressed upon them their interdependence. The continued progress of our great state depends upon the cooperation and mutual understanding of us all, and it is primarily for that reason that I urge every man, woman and child who can to visit the Fair this year. July 20, 1938. i&^> 0L<4w*-a .art CLYDE R.HOEy Governor1 W. KERR SCOTT Qct»7rJisio22er ofCarlculture 5T0.ni.-EV U^inBOKTlB cUtilities- Somtr.':ssicns>f Department Directors F. E. MILLER, General Director of Exhibits, State Department of Agriculture, Raleigh, North Carolina Department Page COUNTY EDUCATIONAL, AGRICULTURAL, INDUSTRIAL EXHIBIT A 31 F. H. Jeter, Director. FIELD CROPS AND FARM EXHIBITS B 33 J. W. Hendricks—R. J. Harris, Directors. HORTICULTURE PRODUCTS C 47 Dr. Chas. Dearing—H. R. Niswonger—Robert Schmitt, Directors. LIVESTOCK DEPARTMENTS: Dr. Wm. Moore—J. A. Arey, Directors. BEEF CATTLE AND SHEEP D 67 J. E. Foster—L. I. Case, Directors. DAIRY CATTLE E 79 Dr. C. D. Grinnells—A. C. Kimmery, Directors. SWINE F 91 H. W. Taylor, Director. DRAFT HORSES G 100 Earl H. Hostetler—Dalton Swaffer, Directors. POULTRY H 102 C. F. Parrish—T. T. Brown, Directors. WOMEN'S DEPARTMENT I 111 Miss Ruth Current, General Director. BOYS AND GIRLS 4-H CLUB J 124 L. R. Harrill, Director. Miss Francis MacGregor, Associate Director. BEES AND HONEY '. K 145 C. H. Brannon, Director. C. L. Sams—P. G. Craddock, Associate Directors. VOCATIONAL EDUCATION L 147 Roy H. Thomas, Director. Miss Katherine T. Dennis—George W. Coggin, C. J. Warren, Associate Directors. EDUCATIONAL DEPARTMENT M 149 Clyde A. Erwin, Director. A. B. Combs—H. Arnold Perry—E. N. Peeler, Superintendents. Jno. C. Lockhart—C. F. Gaddy—Horace Grigg, Associate Directors. FINE ARTS—ARTS AND CRAFTS N 151 Miss Katherine Morris, Director. Mrs. Wm. Hodges—Mr. Baker Wynn, Associate Directors. FARM MACHINERY AND TRACTORS 153 David S. Weaver, Director. HORSE AND MULE PULLING CONTESTS P 154 D. S. Weaver—Paul Fletcher, Directors. FEDERAL DEPARTMENT EXHIBITS R. W. Shoffner—Robt. M. Gantt, Directors. TO.L. QCERHCLCT BOCIRD 0? QGR1CULTURE CHQKLES F. COTES commissionERo OF a 6 RI CULTURE U3 KIRK SCOTT 6 State Departments and Institutions Exhibits NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE W. KERR SCOTT, Commissioner STATE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION CLYDE A. ERWIN, Superintendent NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT R. BRUCE ETHERIDGE, Director NORTH CAROLINA STATE HOSPITAL DR. JULIAN W. ASHBY, Superintendent NORTH CAROLINA STATE HIGHWAY AND PUBLIC WORKS COMMISSION FRANK L. DUNLAP, Chairman NORTH CAROLINA STATE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE AND ENGINEERING STUDENTS' agkICULTURAL FAIR dEAN I. O. SCHAUB, Director NORTH CAROLINA STATE COLLEGE FORESTRY EXTENSION R. W. GRAEBER, Superintendent WPTF RADIO STATION RICHARD MASON, Director NORTH CAROLINA STATE HEALTH DEPARTMENT DR. C. V. REYNOLDS, State Health Officer NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF LABOR MAJOR A. L. FLETCHER, Commissioner BOY SCOUTS CLAUDE HUMPHREYS, Scout Executive Chas- F. Cates & Sons, Inc. Pickle Products FAISON, NORTH CAROLINA ESTABLISHED, MEBANE, N. C, 1898 Carolina's Oldest Pickle Plant "A Pickle A Day Keeps The Doctor Away" We invite you to visit our BOOTH and see and examine and sample our vari-ous products and packages. "Wo ciieo invite you to visit our plant in FAISON, N. <j. For products used, over $60,000.00 in cash was paid to farmers in Duplin and Sampson and adjoining coun-ties in 1937. Sold in Most of the First-Class Grocery Stores of the South Chas. F. Cates & Sons, Inc. FAISON, NORTH CAROLINA This is our twenty-eighth display in our Great State Fair 1938 NORTH CAROLINA STATE FAIR The North Carolina State Fair is again privileged to present to the people of our State this annual premium list, heralding the approach of their State Fair, and with it to express our keen ap-preciation for the wonderful support and co-operation that made last year's fair, under State Management, successful, both edu-cationally and financially. We were honored to have increasing numbers of exhibitors from all sections of the State participate in this their Fair. We hope we have merited this confidence. It is our one objective that The North Carolina State Fair take rank with the leading State Fairs throughout the Nation. This, of course, can only be made possible by you and your continued loyalty and interest. We pledge our utmost effort to the advancement of all the interests of all sections of the State. Cordially yours, J. S. DORTON, Manager, North Carolina State Fair. THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE FAIR TAKES PLEASURE IN PRESENTING THE FOLLOWING ARRAY OF GRANDSTAND, RACE TRACK AND MID-WAY ATTRACTIONS: THE BALBANO FAMILY—A five star Russian attraction of International fame in an absorbing performance featuring singing, dancing and accordion ensembles. HOAGLANS HIPPODROME SENSATION—In ten big feature attractions, such as Roman Chariot Races, High School and dancing horses, Push Ball on horse back and an amazing variety of equine superlatives. THE FLYING OTARIS—The acknowledged peers of all flying acts on the Aerial Flying Cross—starred for several years on the "Greatest Show on Earth," Ringling Bros.-Barnum & Bailey Circus. A sextet of Gymnasts and a young lady on the strangest, most intricate Cross-Axis structure known to the flying art. The only Cross-Bar flying act on tour. OLGA PETROFF—The number one feminine "Dare-devil" of the world, atop an illuminated globe swaying high in the air —the last word in Ace thrillers. KANAZAWA TROUPE—"From Cherry Blossom Land" comes this troupe of five dancing unmatched gymnasts and athletic Everybody's Talkin ALL MAGNESIUM LIMESTONE FILLERl ABOUT THE TOP QUALITY AND TOP PRICES MADE POSSIBLE BY USING THE FAMOUS JOSEY ALL CREAM BRANDS FOR TOBACCO and JOSEY STANDARD BRANDS FOR ALL CROPS Made better by using only all magnesium limestone filler Manufactured and for sale by JOSEY FERTILIZER CORPORATION WILMINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA 10 symphony of juggling acrobats and Risley work. Costumed as only the Orient can produce. MAURICE AND VINCIENT—The knockabout rage of America, an inimitable pair of comedians, whose only thrill is in prac-tically destroying each other in frivolity. VICTORIA TROUPE—Great Britain's Premier Trick and In-strumutahstic Bicyclists and Unicyclists, featuring the top ranking Comedy Rider of the World. Musical Cyclists Su-preme. REVELATIONS OF 1938—The most magnetic musical comedy in outdoor stage history. A revue that dazzles with color and splendor, that delights with colorful dancing sequences, that amazes with gorgeous costuming of lovely ladies, and with a scenic background of pictorial beauty. A revue that has attracted hundreds of thousands and entertained them all. You must see its ravishing beauty to appreciate the name "Revelations of 1938." FIREWORKS—Featuring each night a complete change of fire- works program, with three pyrotechnic programs being pre-sented at the same time, using as a theme "The Conflict of the Mediterranean." "LUCKY" TETER AND HIS HELL DRIVERS-In presenting to our people of North Carolina only the best, we bring you again the Ace of all thrill shows ; the show that has no equal. 1± Lucky had any near rivals or competitors we would use them. But m all the world "Lucky" Teter and his Hell Drivers stand alone—bringing to the State Fair a new show new stunts, new thrills, but the same genial, genteel group! "Lucky" and his Hell Drivers. A.A.A. AUTO RACES—Under sponsorship and personal direc-tion of Ralph A. Hankinson, Premier Promoter of A A A dirt track auto races in the United States. These are pro-fessional A.A.A. races, approved by the Contest Board of American Automobile Association and featuring some of the foremost drivers in America today, among them will be several money winners of the Indianapolis Classics this year. FRANK CERVON'S BAND-And to supplement and augment the above array of feature attractions, we have one of the feature bands on tour—with up to the minute orchestratio , playing the best in current and past classics, ja?z ligi t opera, swing music and the most cherished tune< of ths and other times. ON THE RACE TRACK-On Tuesday, Tharsdav and Friday will be seen some of the fastest trotters and pacers from leading stables throughout the country ON THE MIDWAY-The Morartn of the Tented Wcrld. The Great Johnny J. Jor.cs Shews, comprised of tv aty shows and nineteen of the latest major rides. 11 THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE FAIR PROGRAM Tuesday, October 11, 1938 WAKE COUNTY SCHOOL DAY—All school children admitted on School Ticket Free this day. Gates Open at 8 A. M. Judging begins in all Departments. Exhibit Buildings open at 10 A. M. Grandstand opens at 12:30 P. M. Horse Races begin at 2 P. M. 2:19 Trot 2:16 Pace Free Attractions at 2 :45 P. M. EVENING Grandstand opens at 6:30 P. M. Spectacular Revue and Grandstand Show begins at 7:30 P. M. under personal direction of the Maestro of outdoor attrac-tions, Geo. Hamid. Fireworks Display at 9 :30 P. M. The Great Johnny J. Jones Shows of 22 Rides and 20 Shows on the Midway. "The Monarch of the Tented World". Wednesday Only, October 12th "LUCKY" TETER AND HIS HELL DRIVERS.—Legion of the World's Greatest Daredevils in a complete new show. If it were possible to find a better thrill show in America we would have it. North Carolinians want only the best, and "Lucky" Teter is "The Best". EVENING Grandstand opens at 6:30 P. M. Spectacular Revue and Grandstand Show at 7:30 P. M.—Includ-ing many outstanding Feature Attractions. Fireworks Display at 9 :30 P. M. The Greatest Midway in America. The Great Johnny J. Jones Shows—22 Rides—20 Shows. 12 Thursday, October 13th Gates open at 8 A. M. Vocational Judging Contests at 10 A. M. (Open to all Vocational Schools.) Grandstand opens at 12 :30 P. M. Horse Races begin at 2:00 P. M. Free-For-All Pace 2:15 Trot Free Attractions at 2:15 P. M. EVENING Grandstand opens for Evening Show at 6:30 P. M. Presenting the Revue in an Entire Change of Program and Costumes. Fireworks Display at 9 :30 P. M. Then to the Beautiful Johnny J. Jones Midway. Friday, October 14th YOUNG NORTH CAROLINIANS' DAY—All School Children in North Carolina admitted Free. 900,000 Free Tickets will be issued through School Superintendents. Gates open at 8 A. M. Grandstand opens at 12 :30 P. M. Horse Races begin at 2:00 P. M. Free-For-All Trot 2:20 Pace EVENING Grandstand opens at 6 :30 P. M. Revue and Grandstand Show follows. Fireworks Display at 9 :30 P. M. MIDWAY GOODNIGHT. Saturday, October 15th A. A. A. AUTO RACE DAY. Gates open at 8:00 A. M. Grandstand opens at 12 :30 P. M. Time Trials begin at 12:30 P. M. Races start at 2:00 P. M. sharp. Some of the fastest dirt-track drivers in America will be seen in action. These races are A. A. A. sanctioned, and are under the supervision of Ralph A. Hankinson, Inc., foremost pro-motors of dirt-track races in America. EVENING Grandstand opens at 6:30 P. M. Revue and Grandstand Show follows. Fireworks Display at 9 :30 P. M. MIDWAY UNTIL MIDNIGHT .... GOODBYE. 13 Don't Take Chances WITH YOUR FUTURE A KING'S business course will prepare you for a position in tobacco, cotton, lumber, power, transportation, or any other NORTH CAROLINA industry if you want to get ahead. Act today by writing for catalog. ACCOUNTING—SECRETARIAL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION KING'S BUSINESS COLLEGE CHARLOTTE RALEIGH GREENSBORO We Represent the South's Largest Wholesale and Retail Monumental Factory J. S. & S. B. DENNY All Types of Memorials��Fencing—Distributors of Wilbert Asphalt Vaults MONUMENTAL DISPLAY YARD, SOUTH GOLDSBORO STREET DIAL 2208 WILSON, N. C. BRANCH BANKING & TRUST CO. Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Safe Banking Service TIRE SALES & SERVICE CO., INC. 401 Hillsboro St., Raleigh, N. C. Distributors of Goodyear Tires and Lifeguard Tubes—Exide Batteries Arvin Heaters & Radios—American Oil Products PHONE 4700 Visit us in our new home—owned by North Carolina cooperating farmers N. C. Cotton Growers Cooperative Assn. 121 E. Davie Street, Raleigh, N. C. Write for a folder on "The Re-Purchase Pool" way of marketing cotton WITH THE COMPLIMENTS OF . SOUTHERN DAIRIES, RALEIGH, N. C. INC. PHONE 4595 106 SO. WILMINGTON ST. National Hog Remedy Company RALEIGH, N. C. 14 General Information It is anticipated that the attendance at the North Carolina State Fair this year will approximate a quarter of a million people. To serve this vast throng, it is necessary to have on the Fair Grounds, comprising over two hundred acres, a modern city, fully equipped, to make Fair visitors more comfortable. PUBLIC SERVICES The Southern Bell Telephone Company will maintain complete service, and toll pay stations at convenient points. The Western Union and Postal Telegraph Companies will maintain offices and complete service on the grounds. INFORMATION BUREAU An Information Bureau is maintained at the main office, where infor-mation will be given, cheerfully and reliably. We will be happy to have you use this service. ADMISSION TO GROUNDS The general admission is 50 cents for adults. Children under 12 years of age 25 cents, with the exception of School Day, Friday, October 14th, when all school children in North Carolina are admitted free on special tickets they will secure from their respective School Super-intendents. Over 900,000 free school tickets will be given to all children in school in North Carolina, and a special invitation extended to visit their State Fair. PRESS BUREAU A Press Bureau and News Headquarters will be located in the main office building, with an experienced newspaper man in charge. All news-paper men and representatives of all publications are cordially invited to make this office their headquarters. It will be a pleasure to furnish authentic information of news value to all newspaper men, and to render any service and courtesies possible. OPENING AND CLOSING The North Carolina State Fair will be formally opened, Tuesday, October 11th, at 8:00 A.M. and will close Saturday, October 15th, at 11:30 P.M. FIRST AID STATIONS, EMERGENCY HOSPITAL AND LADD3S REST ROOM All of these services are conveniently located on the grounds, with competent attendants in charge at all times. TRANSPORTATION All car load shipments by freight, for exhibition purposes, should be billed as follows: For exhibit, North Carolina State Fair, Camp Polk, 15 —YOU WIN The Premiums of Added Crop Values WHEN YOU USE INTERNATIONAL CROP PRODUCING FERTILIZERS International Crop Producing Fertilizers contain the power for your crops to put on yield and quality which wins for you those extra dollars for your season's effort. You Plan To Win When You Plan To Use INTERNATIONAL FERTILIZERS. "SATISFACTION AT HARVEST TIME" International Agricultural Corporation RALEIGH, N. C. Here's to the Best in Fertilizer— Jones Blue Ribbon Special SEEING IS BELIEVING. ASK THOSE WHO USE IT. MANUFACTURED IN ANGIER, NORTH CAROLINA, BY JONES FERTILIZER COMPANY J. P. JONES, MANAGER lfl N. C. Care S. A. L. Railway. Exhibits so billed, will be delivered to grounds without extra switching charges. The Tariff Rules, governing the shipment of articles for exhibition at Expositions and Fairs, provide for a free return of such exhibits when accompanied by a certificate from the Secretary of the Fair, certifying that such shipment was on exhibition and the ownership of the same was not changed. Intending exhibitors should consult their local agent for particulars governing Fair shipments, as some kinds of exhibits are not returned free, and other conditions enter in if shipment is not returned direct. If your agent is unable to give you full particulars, write the Secretary of the State Fair. Rules Governing Entries, Exhibits, and Awards GENERAIj 1. The Management of the State Fair reserves the right to rule on all questions not covered by these rules. 2. In the event of conflict between the general rules and the special rules governing the various departments, the special rules will take preced-ence. 3. Disregard of any rule or misrepresentation by exhibitor or conces-sionaire forfeits all premiums, rights and privileges, without recourse. 4. The management will use diligence to insure the safety of live-stock and articles entered for exhibition or display after their arrival on the grounds, but under no circumstances will it be responsible for loss, injury, theft, or damage by fire, lightning, wind, or any other agency, to such livestock or article on exhibition or display. 5. Exhibitors must place all exhibits under the direction of the Superin-tendent in charge, and in no case can they be removed until the close of the Fair. 6. Promiscuous advertising is strictly prohibited. Exhibitors may ad-vertise and distribute from their places of exhibit only. The distribution of advertising matter that conflicts in any manner with a concession sold by the management is prohibited. 7. No peddling, hawking or selling of any kind will be allowed in the buildings or on the grounds, except by Special Licenses obtained from the Secretary. 8. Drunkenness, quarreling or the use of profane or obscene language will not be allowed on the ground. 9. The Fair will use every possible means to protect property, BUT WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR CARS OR PARTS OF CAR, OR ARTICLES LEFT IN CARS. 10. No begging will be allowed on the grounds. 11. No article or animal will be entitled to space until proper entry has been made. After an article has been entered for a premium, it cannot 17 "RALEIGH'S FINEST" HOTEL SIR WALTER Every Room Radio—Circulating Ice Water Air Conditioned Coffee Shop Rates $2.50 up. ROLAND A. MUMFORD Manager Selecting the Right Fertilizer No one mixture of fertilizer can possibly suit all soil condi-tions and all crops. Different types of soil, previous treatment, and the crop to be grown must all be considered if best results are to be obtained from commer-cial fertilizer. Farmers Cotton Oil Co. has pioneered soil testing among fer-tilizer companies in North Caro-lina. We offer this service of testing soil to any farmer who is interested in knowing more about correct fertilizer practices as applied to his farm. FARMERS COTTON OIL CO. WILSON, N. C. 18 be removed until Saturday, October 15th, at 4:00 P.M., without permission from the Secretary or the Director in charge of the department; and if any person removes an article without such permission, he forfeits all claims to premiums, even if same shall have been awarded. 12. No booth will be entered until it is completed, or vouched for by the Director of the Department. 13. Each department will be under the special charge of its Director. They will oversee the arrangements of all articles offered for exhibition in their departments and have control of space assigned to them. They will receive all exhibits, take personal charge of them and deliver the articles on presentation of check at the close of the Fair. 14. All judges will be instructed to disqualify articles entered under wrong classes. ENTRIES 1. Competition in All Departments is limited to North Carolina. 2. Entries will be received at the office of the Secretary any time after October 1. Entries in the various departments close on the following dates: Livestock, Saturday, October 8th. Poultry, Wednesday, October 5th. Flowers, Wednesday, October 12th, 1:00 P.M. All other departments, Saturday, October 8th, 6:00 P.M. In order to have the records ready for the judges, it is important that entries in all departments be made at the time designated above. 3. Entries in all departments must be made on printed forms provided by the Secretary for that purpose, and must be in full compliance with the printed instructions on same. These forms are mailed with copies of the Premium List. Exhibitors should study the list carefully, and when de-cision has been made in which classes to enter, they should fill out the entry blank with class number, premium list number, and name, as they appear in the Premium Book. Entries must be made at the office of the Secretary, in person or by mail. Remember that articles must be entered before being sent in for exhibit. No entry will be taken at the time of the Fair, unless there has been some mistake in copying the original entry, in which case correction can be made only in the office of the Secretary. If records are altered and do not conform with the entries on file, pay-ment of premiums will be withheld. The right is reserved to reject any entry offered. 4. All entries must be made in the name of the bona fide owner. In order that a permanent record be on file, it is essential that the name and record number or record number and ear-tag number be given of all ani-mals entered. Entries will not be accepted unless this information is furnished at time of making entry. All animals in the Cattle, Swine and Sheep classes over 6 months old, must be recorded and appear in the name of the exhibitor on the records of their respective associations. In the case of young animals the date of birth and name and record number of sire and dam must be given. 19 DELICIOUS When at the Fair ENJOY .jibx /•jyyjr The drink THE PAUSE £M *"** JjffMg\ everybody ^ru a t* Mm/mmk knows 1 HAT iWlmWm REFRESHES HMHr Drink In Bottles REFRESHING CAPITAL COCA-COLA BOTTLING CO. RALEIGH, N. C. 20 All livestock including cattle, swine and sheep must be owned by the exhibitor not less than sixty days prior to the opening of the State Fair. 5. Misrepresentation as to breeding and irregularity in showing will be exposed, and any premium won by such exhibitor will be withheld. 6. A firm, to be entitled to exhibit as such, must have been organized for a time not less than thirty days preceding the closing of entries, and such firm must be organized as a bona fide firm for the purpose of producing or buying and selling the animals or articles they propose to exhibit in the name of such firm. A firm will be regarded as one exhibitor. 7. Incomplete entries will be returned for correction if there is time to do so. Exhibitors are urged to enter early and to use great care in filling out entry blanks, being particular to give all the information requested on the blanks, in clear terms, easily understood. This will save work and annoyance for both exhibitors and management. 8. All exhibits must be in place by 10 o'clock a.m. Tuesday, October 11th. Grounds will be open to receive exhibits one week before the Fair opens. 9. Collections and displays must be made up of specimens other than those entered in single classes, unless otherwise provided for. 10. All livestock on exhibition must be cared for by the exhibitor. All stalls and pens will be well bedded before the Fair, free of charge. There-after exhibitors will be required to furnish their own bedding. Feed and straw will be on sale on the grounds at reasonable prices. 11. All articles and livestock must be delivered to the grounds. No charge for transportation, express, freight, or drayage will be paid by the Fair. EXHIBITS 1. The same article cannot compete for two or more premium numbers, except sweepstakes, or when otherwise stated in the head notes in the de-partment in which it is exhibited. 2. All entries must be numbered and recorded in the books of the proper department and class, and corresponding tags will be issued, which must be attached to exhibit before such can be placed on exhibition. 3. No person will be allowed to see the entries or have access to the entry book, until after the awards have been made. 4. Exhibitors must see to the delivery of any articles or livestock on the grounds, and to the proper care of the latter, as no charges for trans-portation or drayage will be paid by the Fair. 5. SPECIAL NOTICE—All exhibits must be in place and fully installed by Monday, October 10th, 1938, to receive attention from the awarding judges. Exhibitors can have the use of the halls and grounds for any reasonable number of days before the opening day proper, for the ar-ranging and placing of their exhibits, hence there is no good reason for delay. 6. Exhibitors should make themselves acquainted with the Premium List and Regulations, and be sure in what department and class their entries belong. 21 OUR AIM EVERY CUSTOMER A FRIEND The object of our business is more than to just have customers—it is to have customers our loyal friends. That is why we make every bag of our goods as if we ourselves are going to use it. That is why every busi-ness transaction is a friendly one. That is why our customers say "S-D means Square Deal." SMITH-DOUGLASS FERTILIZERS Plants at : Norfolk, Va., Danville, Va., Kinston, N. C, Murfreesboro, N. C. and Washington, N. C. ow at no extra cost! Super-Solvenized Pmbl-PEP Millions of motorists gladly paid 1-cent premium for this motor fuel, which decreases carbon deposits and im-proves the operation of your motor. It's yours now at regular price. Try a tankful, and note the difference! PURE OIL CO. OF THE CAROLINAS 22 7. The original entry card must in all cases be attached to the exhibit except in the case of animals, when the card may be conspicuously dis-played upon the stall or pen. 8. All exhibits sent by freight or express must be prepaid, and all plainly marked to "Secretary State Fair, Raleigh, N. C." It must also have the shipper's name and address on them and accompanied by bill of lading, that they may be properly cared for. 9. All exhibitors expecting to enter County booths are urged to report same to Secretary, not later than September 25th, that proper space may be reserved for same. 10. Entries made in wrong classes may be reclassed at the request of judges, provided the reclassification is approved by the director of the department. 11. Where there is only one entry in a class, it will receive second premium, unless otherwise stated elsewhere. PASSES Passes are issued only to exhibitors who must be in constant attendance on their exhibits. Or, as a courtesy for some service rendered the State Fair for which we are unable to pay. To these we are grateful, and ask that you confine the use of this pass to the person to whom it is issued. PATRONS Patrons are requested to report any discourtesies from any gateman or employee, also to make any constructive criticisms or offer helpful sug-gestions toward bettering any part or department of this—Your State Fair. If for any reason, there is a misunderstanding about admissions at gates, on passes or otherwise, please pay the gateman the regular ad-mission asked, take a receipt for same, and come direct to the Secretary's office. This will save you time, and avoid unnecessary blocking of traffic at the gates, which is always heavy. Remember that the men on the gates are working on strict orders from the office, and are not allowed to vary from them. INSTRUCTIONS TO DEPARTMENT DIRECTORS 1. No director of any department will be permitted to employ help with-out written permission from the Management. An order for all supplies must be obtained from the Management. All bills must be obtained at time of delivery by department head and O K'd by them. 2. Directors will receive all property entered for exhibition and see that tags are securely attached, and arrange such property in a suitable and attractive manner. 3. They will also see that property is not removed before appointed time, and that the checks are detached from property when removed, as a means to prevent frauds and mistakes by such removals. 4. They will see that their departments are kept clean and orderly at all times. 5. Directors are POSITIVELY forbidden to make suggestions or inter-fere with the judges in any way whatsoever. 23 MORE \THAN 35 nullum. TONS OF EXPERIENCE Back of'Eve/ujBacj VIRGINIA-CAROLINA CHEMICAL CORP. Greensboro, N. C. - Wilmington, N. C. - Norfolk, Va. Professional — Sanctioned AUTO RACES WORLD'S GREATEST DRIVERS 100 LAPS MOTOR MADNESS NORTH CAROLINA STATE FAIR Saturday- October 15 DIRECTION OF HANKINSON SPEEDWAYS 24 6. Directors and others connected with the State Fair and their im-mediate families are prohibited from exhibiting in their respective de-partments. JUDGES 1. The Judges of Awards, when ready for duty, shall be furnished, by the Secretary, with a list of all entries in their respective departments, and books in which their awards are to be recorded. 2. Judges are especially instructed not to award premiums to any animal or article, because of its presence. It must be individually worthy. It is not the policy of this Fair to encourage indifferent production of any kind, or to distribute premiums equally among exhibitors, and no prem-iums should be awarded to any animal or article that does not possess high intrinsic merit. 3. The Director in charge shall attend the Judges when making the examinations in his respective department, and furnish them with any desired information. Premiums will not be paid parties having exhibits where it is proven that they accompanied the Judges when awarding the premiums. As the awards are made, the Director will attach the ribbon indicating the award. 4. Decisions of Judges will be considered as final and no appeal will be considered except in cases of protest in writing, with strong evidence of fraud or violation of the rules of the Fair, which may be filed with the Management before the premiums have been presented. 5. Reports must be signed by each Judge in his own handwriting, but Judges cannot award premiums to articles not in the regular Premium List. 6. The exhibition of articles or animals not mentioned in the regular Premium List is solicited. These will be properly judged and reported on by the judges, and ribbons attached, but no money will be awarded. 7. With the permission of the director, judges may have wrong entries reclassed. 8. Judges will award second premiums on all single exhibits, unless otherwise stated. FEES 1. All applications for stalls and pens must be noted on entry blanks at time of filing. Exhibitors must indicate on the blank the number of animals or birds they will exhibit. This request is important, that ample provision may be made to properly house the exhibit. 2. Reservations will not be made unless accompanied by the required fee. Assignments will be made by the Superintendent in charge. 3. The following fees will govern, and remittances covering same should accompany entry: Cattle, each animal (regardless of age) $1.00 Swine, pen 1.00 Sheep, pen 1.00 Poultry, single bird, special class .25 Poultry, trio, special class .75 Poultry, single bird, regular class .25 If more than one stall is used for any animal, an additional charge must be paid. 25 W.P. T. F. North Carolina's Favorite N. B. C Station MODERNIZE a YOUR STORE FRONT INCREASE YOUR SALES BRIGHTEN YOUR BUSINESS WITH NEON ©IGJ-N© MADE IN RALEIGH COMPLETE The Cost is Low—The Message Bright" Three Year Guarantee—Color Sketch Free We do Truck and Office Lettering—Show Cards—Banners—Gold Leaf—Raised Letter Store Front Signs—Process Signs in Quantity —Decaloomanias for All Purposes—And any Other Kind of Com-mercial Signs. A postcard will bring full particxilars. Harrell Sign Co. BOX 863 RALEIGH, N. C. 26 AWARDS 1. Awards will be made by single judge system. 2. No unworthy animal or exhibit will be awarded a premium. 3. Where there is no competition in any class or exhibit in any depart-ment, only half premium will be awarded unless in the opinion of the judges and superintendents the exhibit is sufficiently meritorious as to justify the full award as provided for. 4. The following colors will be used to designate awards: Champion Royal Purple Reserve Champion Lavender First Premium Blue Second Premium Red Third Premium White Fourth Premium Pink Fifth Premium Yellow Sixth Premium Dark Green Seventh Premium Light Green Eighth Premium Tan Ninth Premium Gray Tenth Premium Light Blue RELEASE 1. All livestock and poultry exhibits will be released at 4 o'clock p.m., Saturday, October 15th. 2. All general exhibits will be released after 8:00 p. m., Saturday, Octo-ber 15th. 3. All exhibits are under the direct supervision of the directors in charge, and are on exhibition as a part of the Fair's attractions. It is agreed by the exhibitors in making their entries that they will comply with the rules of the State Fair. The directors must see that all exhibits are in place until time for removal, as designated above. PROTESTS AND APPEALS 1. Protests must be made in writing and filed with the Secretary by noon of day following award, accompanied by a protest fee of $5.00, which will be retained by the North Carolina State Fair if protest is not sustained. 2. All protests will be considered at a time set by the Management of the State Fair, and all parties interested will be notified. 3. The North Carolina State Fair has adopted the rules of the Inter-national Association of Fairs and Expositions governing appeals. SPECIAL HERDMAN'S PRIZE These prizes will be awarded to the herdsmen who keep their animals and that portion of the barn in which they are quartered in the best and most attractive condition. Three judges will be selected to make these awards. In The Cattle Barn First prize—$7.50 Second prize—$5.00 In The Swine and Sheep Barn First prize—$7.50 Second prize—$5.00 27 LIVESTOCK PARADE PROF. F. M. HAIG, State College—In Charge A parade of prize winners in the different livestock classes will be held in front of the grandstand, beginning at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, October 13. The livestock directors will arrange with the exhibitors to have their animals in readiness for this review. The animals will be led in a single line past the grandstand, and as each animal passes in review, the name of the owner, and the name of the animal and class award will be an-nounced over the public address system. VETERINARY SUPERVISION Livestock Inspection The Veterinary Division, State Department of Agriculture, will gladly co-operate with all livestock exhibitors in giving information and advice in regard to the requirements for entries at the State Fair. Arrangements will also be made to assist exhibitors in preparing the necessary certificates, in accordance with State and Federal regulations, when shipping from the State Fair. Owners desiring to exhibit livestock should read carefully the health regulations appearing under the various livestock departments. These are made for the protection of your livestock and they must be complied with. A temporary office will be maintained in a booth near the Livestock Buildings for the convenience of exhibitors. Very respectfully, WM. MOORE, State Veterinarian. Watch The Crops GROWN WITH FERTILIZERS AND YOU'LL SPECIFY "SEABIRD" FOR YOUR OWN CROPS NEXT YEAR! MANUFACTURED BY NITRATE AGENCIES COMPANY WILMINGTON, N. C. CHARLESTON, S. C. 28 ELECTRIC LIGHT AND POWER Application for electric light and power must be made in writing, and payment must be made when service is installed. Where outside wiring is necessary, a fixed charge of $3.00 will be made for each 50 feet or fraction thereof for making connection. If located inside of building where wiring exists, any additional labor or material must be paid for by the applicant. No service will be given for less than minimum charge of $2.00. On all motors with capacity of one h. p. or over, even horsepower will De the' unit for fixing charge. Motor charge based on not more than 10 lours service per day for the six days of the Fair. The current is alternating single phase, 60 cycles, 104 voltage. On all meter readings a charge of 10c, per kilowatt hour will be made. The charge for light based on six days service will be as follows: Tungsten Lamps 25 Watt $ .75 150 Watt $1.50 40 Watt .80 200 Watt 2.00 60 Watt .85 300 Watt 2.50 75 Watt .90 500 Watt 3.50 100 Watt 1.00 750 Watt 5.00 The charge for electric current for power will be as follows: y8 H. P. Motor $1.00 % H. P. Motor $4.00 % H. P. Motor 1.50 1 H. P. Motor 4.50 % H. P. Motor 3.50 Electric stoves, grills, percolators, waffle irons, and all electrical equip-ment will be charged for at the regular rate. FEED A Feed and Forage Concession is located on the North Carolina State Fair Grounds, where all kinds of feed may be had at prevailing prices. FIREWORKS EVERY NIGHT Brilliant, Radiant, Awe-inspiring Displays. Glorious Aerial Creations. Sparkling Set Pieces. Displays Furnished by Ohio Display Fireworks Company NEW CASTLE, PENN. 29 HIGH POINT COLLEGE HIGH POINT, N. C. WHERE CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT IS NOT SECONDARY TO SCHOLARSHIP A Four-Year, Co-Educational, Liberal Arts College High Point, N. C. A faculty of twenty-six Christian men and women with degrees from the best universities in America. A broad and inclusive curriculum. Enrollment of over four hundred students from various parts of the country. Fifty-two-acre campus, beautifully land-scaped. Total student charges for school year are $421.00. Con-cessions to ministers' children and candidates for the ministry. State Capital Life Insurance Co. of RALEIGH, N. C. A Home Company Writing All Kinds of Life Insurance OFFICERS R. M. Hanes, Chairman Board of Directors Irving F. Hall, President R. L. Edwards, Vice-President H. F. Ledford, Secretary Rogers C. Wade, Treasurer H. B. Haywood, Medical Director DIRECTORS F. B. Daniels R. L. Edwards R. H. Livermore Wade S. Dunbar J. P. Gibbons Thomas O'Berry E. H. Evans R. M. Hanes Edwin Pate H. A. Easley Irving F. Hall Julian Scarborough 30 COUNTY PROGRESS EXHIBITS Department A F. H. JETER, Director. Designed to feature present accomplishments in the fields of education, rural life and industrial development of North Carolina, this department of the North Carolina Fair is a new departure in the field of major exhibits. It is the hope and purpose of the management that the exhibits entered shall be miniature expositions of the three great leading industries of each county. In the field of education should be shown the new and progressive ideals and accomplishments with schools of both grammar and high school grades with any phase of the departments of education; in the field of rural life should be exhibited improved farm and home methods showing definite accomplishments on the land by rural men and women, girls and boys, with some of the outstanding movements which have had the support of all the farm people; in the field of industrial development should be shown progress made in the major industries and commercial development of the county whether in the field of mining, manufacturing, lumbering, tourist or any other paramount industry. These tri-purpose exhibits are being encouraged that the great resources of North Carolina might be brought to the forefront in a fitting and com-prehensive manner and it is desired that the county home and farm agents, vocational teachers, school superintendents and principals, boards of trade and chambers of commerce, manufacturers, civic clubs and women's organi-zations will all have a part in planning and preparing the exhibits displayed. Substantial prizes are offered for the first four places and the judges will consider carefully, in placing the awards, whether the exhibit gives a bal-anced portrayal of the education, farming and industrial activities of the county. It is also expected that the three phases of the exhibit shall be attractively displayed with representative materials secured within the borders of the county entered. The exhibits will be judged according to the following score card: Balanced Display 40 percent Representative of County 25 percent Attractiveness of exhibit 20 percent Quality of materials 15 percent Total 100 percent Premiums valued at $1,750.00 are offered in this department and are as follows: First prize __ $'< 50.00 Second prize 500.00 Third prize ....:. 300.00 Fourth prize __ 200.00 Total $1,750.00 31 Use Caterpillar Diesel Tractors and Caterpillar Terracing Machines For County Soil Erosion Control Programs CATERPILLAR was the choice of the following coun-ties: Guilford, Henderson, Iredell, Yadkin, Surry, Ca-barrus, Stokes, Forsyth, Davidson, Anson, Richmond, Randolph, Rockingham, Alamance, Orange, Person, Cas-well, Granville, Johnston, Franklin, Halifax, Rowan. Guilford County owns four Caterpillar Diesels; Iredell County owns two. Start your program with the original—CATERPIL-LAR. On County Soil Erosion Control Programs in North Carolina, CATERPILLAR is the preference ap-proximately 4 to 1. Carolina Tractor & Equipment Co. SALISBURY — RALEIGH USE "ALL QUALITY FERTILIZERS" FOR ALL CROPS FERTILIZER MATERIALS COTTONSEED MEAL—COTTONSEED HULLS PEANUT MEAL—FISH MEAL NOVA SCOTIA LAND PLASTER—LIME—POTASH NITRATE OF SODA—SULPHATE OF AMMONIA Wilmington Oil & Fertilizer Co. HORACE PEARSALL, President & Manager WILMINGTON, N. C. TELEPHONE No. 1 32 FIELD CROPS AND FARM EXHIBITS Department B DIRECTORS J. W. Hendricks, Piedmont Experiment Station, Statesville, N. C. R. J. Harris, Central Experiment Station, Raleigh, N. C. Amount offered in this Department $675.00 Entries in This Department Close Saturday, October 8, 6:00 P. M. Entries in all departments must be made on printed forms, provided by the Secretary for the purpose, and must be in full compliance with the printed instructions on same. Exhibitors should study the list carefully and, when decision has been made in which class to enter, they should fill out the entry blank with class number and name as they appear in the Premium Book. Do not send in your articles for exhibit without first hav-ing them entered. In sending exhibits by parcel post, express, or otherwise, address each package plainly to State Fair, DEPARTMENT B, Raleigh, N. C. Each package should be plainly marked with name and address of exhibitor. Note the above date for the closing of entries in this Department. Products in this Department are confined to the State of North Carolina. Exhibits in this Department will be classified and exhibitors will be directed by the Superintendent in the placing of their entries. No premium shall be awarded in any of the classes or exhibits in the Department when, in the opinion of the judges, the exhibits are not meri-torious in variety, quality, artistic arrangement, and educational value. Read Rules Governing Entries, Exhibits, and Awards, pages 17 to 27. 33 7^7op$99 WITH COLA DRINKERS Make Your Visit to the Fair Complete by Seeing Our Beautiful and Modern Plant. Raleigh NEHI Bottling Company 3210 HILLSBORO ROAD 34 SPECIAL, PRIZES SPECIAL PRIZES OFFERED IN DEPARTMENT B These Premiums, or Orders For Same, Will Be Distributed at Close of Fair Sweepstakes Corn Exhibit, Classes 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9—Prize, four hundred pounds Arcadian Nitrate of Soda—donated by The Barrett Company. Sweepstakes Exhibit of Yellow Corn—Prize, One year's subscription — donated by Southern Agriculturist. Best Exhibit of seed cotton (one inch or more in length)—Prize, four hundred pounds Davco Granulated Fertilizer—donated by Davison Chemical Corporation. Best Exhibit of Cotton Seed (1 peck)—Prize, two hundred pounds cotton-seed meal—donated by Buckeye Cotton Oil Company. Sweepstakes Wheat Exhibit—Prize, one hundred pounds Nusoca Flour donated by Statesville Flour Mills. Sweepstakes Exhibit of Rye—Prize, four hundred pounds small grain fertilizer—donated by Virginia-Carolina Chemical Corporation. Sweepstakes Exhibit of Barley—Prize, one years' subscription—donated by Progressive Farmer. Sweepstakes Exhibit of Cowpeas—Prize, four hundred pounds complete 3-8-3 fertilizer—donated by Planters Fertilizer and Phosphate Com-pany. Best Legume Hay Exhibit—Prize, three tons Mascot lime—donated by American Limestone Company. First Tobacco Display—Prize, three ounces N. C. Certified Tobacco Seeds (Recipient may choose variety he wants)—donated by Job P. Wyatt & Sons Co. Second Tobacco Display—Prize, two ounces N. C. Certified Tobacco Seeds (Recipient may choose variety he wants)—donated by Job P. Wyatt & Sons Co. Class O—Lemon Wrappers—Prize, one carton Chesterfield Cigarettes donated by Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. Class O—Orange Wrappers—Prize, one carton Chesterfield Cigarettes donated by Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. Class O—Dark Mahogany Wrappers—Prize, one carton Chesterfield Cigar-ettes— donated by Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. Class O—Light Mahogany Wrappers—Prize, one carton Chesterfield Cigarettes—donated by Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. Class O—Cutters—Prize, one carton Chesterfield Cigarettes—donated by Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. Class O—Smokers—Prize, one carton Chesterfield Cigarettes—donated by Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. Class —Light Fillers—Prize, one carton Chesterfield Cigarettes—do-nated by Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. Class P—Lemon Wrappers—Prize, one carton Chesterfied Cigarettes donated by Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. Class P—Orange Wrappers—Prize, one carton Chesterfield Cigarettes donated by Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. Class P—Cutters—Prize, one carton Chesterfield Cigarettes—donated by Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. Class P—Smokers—Prize, one carton Chesterfield Cigarettes—donated by Liggett & Myers Tobacco Co. 35 A North Carolina Organization SERVING NORTH CAROLINA OVER SIX MILLION PASSENGERS CARRIED WITH-OUT A SINGLE PASSENGER FATALITY Again Our Fast Frequent Service Direct To The Fair Ground Gate Round Trip 25c CAROLINA COACH COMPANY "THE STANDARD OF THE SOUTH" OUTSTANDING results for many years have given Richmond Fertilizers a reputa-tion for high quality. Quality fertilizers can only be made from choice materials, carefully and skillfully manufactured. Rich-mond Fertilizers are made this way. They are quality fertilizers. RICHMOND GUANO COMPANY RICHMOND, VA. 36 2.50 $2.00 2.50 2.00 2.50 2.00 2.50 2.00 2.50 2.00 2.50 2.00 2.50 2.00 2.50 2.00 2.50 2.00 2.50 2.00 2d 3d 1.00 $0.50 1.00 .50 1.00 .50 FIELD CROP EXHIBITS Judges: J. L. Rea, Jr., R. E. Currin, W. H. Chapman, P. H. Kime, Dr. G. K. Middleton No exhibitor shall be allowed to enter more than one exhibit of any variety in the following classes. CORN Best Ten Ears (Unnubbed) Class B 1st 2d 3d 2—Cocke's Prolific $5.00 3—Weekly's Improved 5.00 4—Biggs 5.00 5—Latham's Double 5.00 6—Southern Beauty 5.00 7—Holcombe Prolific 5.00 8—Jarvis Golden Prolific 5.00 9—Highland Horsetooth 5.00 10—Any other variety (Yellow Corn) 5.00 10y2—Any other variety (White Corn) 5.00 Class C 1st 11—Five heads of Broomcorn $2.00 12—Ten ears of Popcorn 2.00 13—Sorghum, five stalks, heads attached 2.00 COTTON Most prolific and best exhibit of the following varieties of cotton, con-sisting of 50 open bolls mounted on cardboard. Class D 1st 2d 3d 14—Cleveland Big Boll, %" to 15/16" $4.00 $2.00 $1.50 15—Cleveland, 1" to 1 1/16" 4.00 2.00 1.50 16—Mexican Big Boll, 1" to 1 1/16" 4.00 2.00 1.50 17—Farm Relief 4.00 2.00 1.50 18—Carolina Foster, 1%" 4.00 2.00 1.50 Seed Cotton and Lint 1st 2d 3d 19—Seed Cotton, 1 lb., %" to 15/16" $2.00 $1.00 $0.75 20—Seed Cotton, 1 lb., 1" to 1%" 2.00 1.00 .75 21—Exhibit Lint, 1 lb., %" to 15/16" 2.00 1.00 .75 22—Exhibit Lint, 1 lb., 1" to 1%" 2.00 1.00 .75 WHEAT To be shown in pecks. Exhibits containing a mixture of other grains, onions, or cockle will be disqualified. Class E 1st 2d 3d 23—Fulcaster $2.00 $1.50 $1.00 24—Leap's Prolific 2.00 1.50 1.00 25—Purple Straw 2.00 1.50 1.00 26—Redheart 2.00 1.50 1.00 27—Peck of Buckwheat 2.00 1.50 1.00 28—Best sheaf of Wheat, above varieties only 2.00 1.50 1.00 37 Three Desirable Properties in One Form of Nitrogen UREA NITROGEN 1. Initially reduces soil acidity—final effect only slightly acid 2. Readily and completely available to crops 3. Resistant to leaching These important properties are characteristic of the nitrogen in "High Quality Fertilizers." They are essen-tial for best results in the field. Urea in your fertilizer or top-dresser is a sure sign of QUALITY. The properties of Urea Nitrogen are fully discussed in our booklet "Urea—Triple Plus Nitrogen." Write for your copy. REG. U.S. PAT Off E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, Inc. Ammonia Department, Wilmington, Delaware URAMON UREA-AMMONIA-LIQUOR (42% Urea Nitrogen) 38 OATS To be shown in pecks. Exhibits containing a mixture of other grains, onions, or cockle will be disqualified. Class F 1st 2d 3d 29—Lee $2.00 $1.50 $1.00 30—Fulghum 2.00 1.50 1.00 31—Appier : 2.00 1.50 1.00 32—Norton 2.00 1.50 1.00 33—Best sheaf of Oats, above varieties only 2.00 1.50 1.00 RYE AND BARLEY To be shown in pecks. Exhibits containing a mixture of other grains, onions, or cockle will be disqualified. Class G 1st 2d 3d 34—Common $2.00 $1.50 $1.00 35—Abruzzi 2.00 1.50 1.00 36—Tennessee Hooded Barley 2.00 1.50 1.00 SOYBEANS Peck to be shown in containers which will be furnished. Class H 1st 2d 3d 37—Mammoth Yellow $2.00 $1.00 $0.50 38—Virginia 2.00 1.00 .50 39—Tokyo 2.00 1.00 .50 40—Laredo 2.00 1.00 .50 41—Herman 2.00 1.00 .50 42—Otootan 2.00 1.00 .50 43—Biloxi 2.00 1.00 .50 44—One stalk, any above varieties for seed 2.00 1.00 .50 VELVET BEANS Peck to be shown in containers which will be furnished. Class I 1st 2d 3d 46—100-day Speckled $2.00 $1.00 $0.50 VETCH Class J 1st 2d 3d 47—Quart Hairy Seed—Container furnished $1.25 $1.00 $0.75 48—Quart Common or Spring Seed—Container fur-nished 1.25 1.00 .75 COWPEAS Peck to be shown in containers which will be furnished. Class K 1st 2d 3d 49—New Era $1.50 50—Brabham 1 1.50 51—Whippoorwill 1.50 52—Taylor 1.50 53—Crowder 1.50 54—Black 1.50 55—Clay 1.50 56—Groit 1.50 57—Black Eye 1.50 58—Iron . 1.50 39 1.00 $0.50 l.oe .50 1.00 .50 1.00 .50 1.00 .50 1.00 .50 1.00 .50 1.00 .50 1.00 .50 1.00 .50 Excellent Food - Reasonable Prices V S3 £,WV CA££T£RIAS An Organization Specializing Exclusively In The Production And Serving Of Wholesome Foods FOR BIGGER YIELDS FROM YOUR FIELDS SCO-CO HIGH QUALITY FERTILIZERS The Southern Cotton Oil Company Goldsboro—Fayetteville—Selma—Rocky Mount—Wilson Tarboro—Weldon—Hertford 40 PEANUTS Each single exhibit shall consist of one peck of peanuts. Peck con-tainers will be furnished. Class L 1st 2d 3d 59—Virginia Runner $1.50 $1.00 $0.50 60—Virginia Bunch 1.50 1.00 .50 61—Jumbo Runner 1.50 1.00 .50 62—Spanish 1.50 1.00 .50 63—North Carolina or Wilmington 1.50 1.00 .50 64—Valencia 1.50 1.00 .50 Sweepstakes—Classes 59 to 64 2.00 CLOVER AND LESPEDEZA One quart seed to be shown in container which will be furnished. Class M 1st 2d 3d 65—Bur Clover $1.25 $0.75 $0.50 66—Red Clover 1.25 .75 .50 67—Alsike Clover 1.25 .75 .50 68—Crimson Clover 1.25 .75 .50 69—Sweet Clover 1.25 .75 .50 70—Korean Lespedeza 1.25 .75 .50 71—Tennessee No. 76 Lespedeza 1.25 .75 .50 72—Common Lespedeza 1.25 .75 .50 73—Kobe Lespedeza 1.25 .75 .50 HAYS Each hay exhibit shall consist of one bale, not less than fifty pounds and not more than one hundred pounds in weight. Unbaled hay will be disqualified. Class N 1st 2d 3d 74—Peanuts $1.25 $0.75 $0.50 75-—Cowpea 1.25 .75 .50 76—Red Clover 1.25 .75 .50 77—Crimson Clover '. 1.25 .75 .50 78—Soybean 1.25 .75 .50 79—Alfalfa 1.25 .75 .50 80—Mixed Oats and Hairy Vetch 1.25 .75 .50 81—Timothy 1.25 .75 .50 82—Sudan Grass 1.25 .75 .50 83—Lespedeza 1.25 .75 .50 84—Mixed Hay with Legumes 1.25 .75 .50 TOBACCO Growers' Contest JAMES F. BULLOCK, Tobacco Experiment Station, Oxford, N. C, Superintendent Judges: E. G. Moss, Andrew Jamieson Not less than three pounds or more than three pounds to be shown in each class or of any grade in display. For Old Belt Types Class O 1st 2d 3d 4th 85—Lemon Wrappers $12.00 $7.50 $5.00 $3.00 86—Orange Wrappers 12.00 7.50 5.00 3.00 87—Dark Mahogany Wrappers 12.00 6.00 3.00 2.00 88—Light Mahogany Wrappers 12.00 6.00 3.00 2.00 89—Cutters 12.00 6.00 3.00 2.00 90—Smokers 12.00 6.00 3.00 2.00 91—Light Fillers 8.00 4.00 2.00 1.00 41 The Southern Planter RICHMOND, VIRGINIA America's Oldest Farm Paper Established 1840 TT tells the farmer (whether he be dairyman, poultry- •* man, livestockman, tobacco grower, trucker, or-chardist) what, why and when to do a thing. It keeps him posted up-to-the-minute about his business, in the light of the latest experiments and experiences of the highest agricultural authorities. FOR nearly a Century, it has been on the "firing line" for the farmer. It has battled, in every arena, for his economic, social and legal rights. It has never failed or ceased to exalt the profession of agriculture. READ by nearly 300,000 Farmers and their Families — more than a million people. If you are not now a member of this great family of subscribers you are in-vited to join. Subscription Rates are 50 cents for 2 years; $1.00 for 5 years. Use the Classified Columns to sell your Plants, Seeds, Baby Chicks and other items which you may have for sale. The cost is small—only 15 cents a word. 42 For New Belt Types Class P 1st 2d 3d 4th 92—Lemon Wrappers $12.00 $7.50 $5.00 $3.00 93—Orange Wrappers 12.00 7.50 5.00 3.00 94—Cutters 12.00 6.00 3.00 2.00 95—Smokers 12.00 6.00 3.00 2.00 TOBACCO DISPLAYS Class Q 1st 2d 3d 4th 96—Display of bright Wrappers, Cutters Smokers, and Fillers by one producer (this must not Include any entry for single premium) $20.00 $15.00 $10.00 $5.00 CONSIDERATION IN JUDGING QUALITY IN CROP SEEDS Corn CONSIDERATIONS DISQUALIFICATIONS 1. Maturity (ear) Sample infested with live weevil. (a) Color (ear and shanks) Evidence to deceive as to true (b) Starchiness quality. (c) Weight in proportion _ „ *. , . . , _ (d) Firmness (ear) 0ne off-colored cob in sample of ten ears. 2. Seed Condition (kernels) More than two off-colored kernels (a) Luster of kernels in sample of ten ears. (b) Blisters (c) Breaking out of kernels (d) Disease and insect damage (e) Shape and plumpness of kernels 3. Uniformity and trueness to type for variety and region where grown. Oats 1. Maturity and Seed Condition Sample infested with live weevil (a) Color Evidence to deceive as to true (b) Relative weight quality. (Bleaching.) (c) Plumpness of grain More tnan tWQ cent mixtur6 of (d) Damage; insect, mechani-varietv cal disease . 2 Purity of variety Presence of noxious weed seeds or 3'. Foreign material any otner objectionable matter. 4. Percentage of hull The Hackney Wagon Company, Inc. WILSON, N. C. MANUFACTURERS OF SUPERIOR WAGONS, FARM CARTS, LOG WAGONS, LOG WHEELS, AND TOBACCO TRUCKS "Quality is Remembered Long After Cost is Forgotten." 43 Say • • BAMBY BREAD MEETS U. S. GOVERNMENT STANDARD FOR MILK BREAD "There is a full glass of milk in every loaf of Bamby" ASK YOUR GROCER Royal Baking Co. . Raleigh. NX THE CHAMPION PAPER AND FIBRE COMPANY (CANTON DIVISION) CANTON, NORTH CAROLINA MANUFACTURERS OF Chemical Wood Pulp—Book, Bond and Envelope Paper — Postcard, Stencil and Bristol Board—Tannic Acid — Caustic Soda—Turpentine—Bindex (Adhesive) The products of the Champion Fibre Company are essentially raw materials for other industries and offer an inducement to many industries, such as the publishing business, manufacture of en-velopes and other paper products, to locate in North Carolina. The Champion Fibre Company buys cordwood from farmers for cash and in this way the farm and the factory are brought together to their mutual advantage. 44 Wheat 2. 4. CONSIDERATIONS Maturity and Seed Condition (a) Weight per bushel Damage; insect, disease, mechanical Color and luster Plumpness Milling quality (a) Hardness and color of grain Uniformity and Plumpness of kernels Weight per bushel Uniformity and purity of variety Foreign materials (a) Weed seeds (b) Other crop seed (c) Inert matter (b) (c) (d) (b) (c) DISQUALIFICATIONS Sample infested with live weevil. Evidence to deceive as to true quality. (Treated, scoured, washed.) Mixed as to class or more than two per cent mixture of variety. One or more bulblets of wild onion per 1000 grams. Smutty wheat. Barley Same as for Oats, adding to No. 1 "Closeness of threshing," ' and omitting No. 4. Sample infested with live weevil. More than two per cent mixture of variety. Presence of noxious weeds or any other matter. Rye Same as for Wheat, omitting No. 3. Sample infested with live weevil. More than two per cent mixture of variety. Presence of ergot or other objec-tionable material. Large Seeded Legumes (Soybeans, Cowpeas, etc.) Maturity and Seed Condition Sample infested with live weevil. (a) Color and luster (b) Plumpness Any mixture of variety. (c) Damage, mechanical, in- t.. .. ., . sect, and disease Distinctly low quality. Purity as to variety Presence of morning-glory seed. (a) Color and color marking (b) Size and shape of seed Foreign material 1. Small Seeded Legumes (Clover, Alfalfa, etc.) 2. ?,. Purity (a) Other crop seeds (b) Total weed seeds (c) Noxious weed seeds (d) Inert matter Seed Condition (a) Luster and plumpness of seed (b) Damage; mechanical, in-sect Uniformity, size, shape, and color Presence of noxious weed seeds (1 per 1000). (Dodder, Buckhorn, Canada This-tle, and Dock.) Sample should be 99.5 per cent pure seed by weight. 45 MAGNESIUM LIMESTONE PULVEJRIZED MASCOT limestone: Write for Prices and Information Knoxville, Tennessee 46 HORTICULTURAL PRODUCTS Department C DIRECTORS Charles Dearing, Coastal Plain Station, Willard, N. C. H. R. Niswonger, State College, Raleigh, N. C. Robert Schmidt, State College, Raleigh, N. C. Amount offered in this Department $737.50 Note for Exhibitors: It will avoid confusion and add to the exhibitor's convenience if, so far as possible, entry blanks covering each exhibit to be entered for premiums be filled out in advance and mailed to the Secre-tary, North Carolina State Fair, Raleigh, N. C. When this is done the entry tags are made out in advance ready for the exhibitor on arrival. This avoids much writing. These entry tags should be secured at the Secretary's office and be presented to the superintendent of the horticul-tural department or his representative at the same time exhibits are de-livered to the department. Entry blanks and catalogs listing the pre-miums classes can be secured upon application to the Secretary. Read rules Governing Entries, Exhibits and Awards, Pages 17 to 29. 47 Since 1881 IMPLEMENTS HARDWARE PAINTS ROOFING SPRAYERS DUSTERS INSECTICIDES BULBS Free SEEDS Catalog JOB P. WYATT & SONS CO. 325-327 S. WILMINGTON ST. RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA ATTENTION! FARMERS! AUSTINVILLE AGRICULTURAL LIMESTONE 50% Calcium Carbonate 40% Magnesium Carbonate Finely and Uniformly Ground Shipped Only in Bulk Price $1.00 Per Ton FOB Cars Austinville, Va. WRITE FOR FREIGHT RATES The Bertha Mineral Company AUSTINVILLE, VIRGINIA 48 FRUITS AND NUTS Judge: M. E. GARDNER, Horticulturist, State College, Raleigh, N. C. Entries Close 12:00 Noon, Monday, October 10th, 1938 Entries open to individual growers and orchard companies of North Carolina. IMPORTANT. Each exhibitor should read the following carefully: As far as possible, it is desirable that horticultural exhibits be brought in and set up by the growers. Where this is not possible the Superintendent will be glad to receive and place on exhibit all suitable horticultural prod-ucts sent in. However, the Superintendent will not pack box, basket, or barrel entries for exhibit. These must come in already packed. All exhibits competing for premiums must be grown in the State. In sending in fruit for exhibition, select only those specimens that are perfect in form and color, and free from all insect and fungus blemishes. Do not knock or shake off the fruit from the tree, but pick each specimen by hand, taking care not to pull out the stem. Fruit should be exhibited as nearly as possible in its natural state, and no preference will be given highly polished fruit by the judges. Fruit to be exhibited in trays, and in plates, should be carefully wrapped and packed. Each fruit should be wrapped separately in paper and packed firmly in box or barrel, taking care to avoid bruising. Label each variety plainly and put in papers to keep varieties separated. Do not use hay, fodder, excelsior, or any other dusty material in packing. Nail up firmly. IMPORTANT—READ Address each package plainly to "State Fair, Department of Horticul-ture, Raleigh, N. C." Each package should be plainly marked with the name and address of the exhibitor. Each package should be plainly marked giving the class in which contents are entered. PLATES. Plates for the variety exhibits of fruits will be furnished free by the Fair. A perfect plate of fruit should contain five specimens, and no more, characteristic of the variety, with stems attached, of high color, uniform, marketable size, free from cuts and bruises and all insect and fungus blemishes. If additional specimens are sent in by growers, the Superintendent will select and place on exhibit the best possible plate to be made from all the specimens submitted. TRAYS. The dimensions of the trays are 11% x 18 x 3 inches inside measurements. The exhibitor should make a tray of the required dimen-sions and pack each variety to be displayed in this class, in order to know how many apples are needed. Four or five extra apples per tray should be sent in order to allow for rot and damage in transit. BASKETS. Commercial basket apples should be graded to uniform size, high color, freedom from bruises, insect and fungus blemishes. They should be properly packed and ring faced in standard bushel baskets. GENERAL RULES. A premium offered for a general collection of fruit will not be awarded to a mere pile of apples, or other fruit, but must be for a real collection, arranged on plates and all correctly labeled, and no fruit will be counted in a collection unless it is a fair specimen of the variety. No trashy fruit of any kind will be counted merely to 49 ALUS CHALMERS TRACTORS Will Lead the Way to Shorter Hours and Higher Pay THE ALL-CROP HARVESTER Has Successfully Harvested 84 Different Crops Myers Deep and Shallow Well WATER SYSTEMS Mill Supplies—Machinery DILLON SUPPLY CO. Raleigh, N. C. Rocky Mount, N. C. and Durham, N. C. 50 make up a collection. A premium for the best collection of grapes, peaches or any other fruit will not be awarded for a mere number, but to the quality of the exhibit mainly. Fruit entered under the heading "Any Other Fruit" should be named, if possible, by the exhibitor. The superintendent and judges may withhold premiums in any class where the article is not worthy. Exhibitors entering fruit which has been shown before or at other Fairs will be penalized by the judges. No article entered for competition in any one class will be permitted to compete for a premium in any other class, excepting sweepstakes. An exhibitor cannot compete for more than one prize in any class. No attention will be paid by the Committee to any fruit or other exhibit that is not arranged in accordance with these rules. All fruit must be shipped or brought in so as to arrive at the Fair Grounds not later than Monday at 10 a.m., of Fair Week, charges prepaid. The awards for fruits will be made as soon as possible after the opening of the Fair. No exhibitor will be allowed to discuss exhibits with the Judges, or to interfere in any way while the Judges are at work. All fruits shown for premiums must remain in place until the close of the Fair. In the nomenclature of fruits, the names adopted by the American Pomological Society shall rule, and no variety will be accepted that has not been admitted to their catalogue, except in the case of seedlings never before exhibited. Read Rules Governing Entries, Exhibits, and Awards, pages 17 to 29. APPLES Class A 1st 2d 3d 4th 5th 97—Commercial display $50.00 $30.00 $20.00 $15.00 $10.00 Consisting of twenty trays—five trays each of four different standard commercial varieties from following list, fruit to be unwrapped: Albemarle, Arkansas Black, Bonum, Buckingham, Ben Davis, Delicious, Grimes, Gano, Kinnard, Limbertwig, Mammoth Black Twig, Golden Deli-cious, Rome Beauty, Stayman, Virginia Beauty, Winesap, York Imperial, and any other (one) variey. Class B 1st 2d 3d 98—Best five-bushel baskets of any one of the following standard varieties: Bonum, De-licious, Golden Delicious, Grimes, Red Limbertwig, Stayman, Starking or Richard, Staymard or Blaxtayman, Winesap, or any other (1) variety $20.00 $10.00 $5.00 99—Best five trays of one of the following standard varieties: Bonum, Delicious, Golden Delicious, Grimes, Stayman, Stark-ing or Richard, Staymard or Blaxtayman, Red Limbertwig, Winesap, or any other (1) variety 15.00 10.00 5.00 100—Best three trays, one each of three different named varieties 10.00 5.00 3.00 51 DRINK For Real and You Like It It Likes You SEVEN-UP BOTTLING CO. 520 Fayetteville St. Phone 5085 Raleigh, N. C. A FRIEND INDEED Not only do we supply the farmers of North Carolina with highest quality foods at the lowest possible prices, but we also buy each year hundreds of thousands of dollars. worth of merchandise produced by the farmers of the Old North State. REDDER QualityJoodlStotek - 52 Single Trays Best single tray of the following varieties: Class C 1st 2d 3d 101—Red Limbertwig $3.50 $2.00 $1.00 102—Bonum 3.50 2.00 1.00 103—Delicious 3.50 2.00 1.00 104—Golden Delicious 3.50 2.00 1.00 105—Rome Beauty 3.50 2.00 1.00 106—Stayman 3.50 2.00 1.00 107—Winesap 3.50 2.00 1.00 108—Any other variety 3.50 2.00 1.00 Single Plate—Five Apples Class D 1st 2d 109—Delicious $2.00 $1.0.0 110—Bonum 2.00 l.OO 111—Starking or Richard 2.00 1.00 112—Golden Delicious 2.00 1.00 113—Grimes 2.00 1.00 114—Rome Beauty 2.00 1.00 115—Stayman 2.00 1.00 116—Staymard or Blaxtayman 2.00 1.00 117—Winesap 2.00 1.00 118—Red Limbertwig 2.00 1.00 119—Any other variety 2.00 1.00 Plate Collection Class E 1st 2d 3d 120—Best plate collection of not less than ten named varieties $10.00 $5.00 $3.00 Score Card Rating Premiums for apples in trays and plates will be awarded according to the following score card: Form 15 Size 15 Color 20 Uniformity 20 Freedom from blemish 30 Total 100 Premiums for apples in bushel baskets will be awarded according to tne following score card: Package (appearance and workmanship) 15 Bulge or height of pack including compactness __ 15 Fruit form 10 size 10 color 20 condition (freedom from blemish) 30 Total 100 PEARS Plate, Five Each Class F 1st 2d 121—Keiffer $2.00 $1.00 122—Any other variety 2.00 1.00 53 Wherever u c A PRINKLE GASOLINE $TATION $erves—$aves Sells One Grade V—Only—Regulai AT BEST PRICES RAUEIGH STATION — & mile West WPTF Radio Tower. BURLINGTON-N. Main Sts. -N. Trade & GREENSBORO—E. Market St. Bxt. WINSTON-SALEM — North Liberty St. HIGH POINT—1308 North Main St. SANFORD — Wilmington Highway. ACME What's in a name? A lot — We think! For over 50 years the name "Acme" on a fertilizer bag has stood for hon-est and dependable Quality. Year after year — thousands of Caro-lina farmers de-pend upon "OLD RELIABLE" Acme fertilizers for satis-factory results. YES-It's wise—It's safe to "Ask for Acme" Acme Manufacturing Company Wilmington, N. C. 54 GRAPES Plate Class G 1st 2d 123—Any bunch variety (plate of 5 bunches) . $2.00 $1.00 124—Scuppernong, or other "white" variety of Muscadine grape (1 pint berries) 2.00 1.00 125—James, or other "black" variety of Muscadine grape (1 pint berries) __, 2.00 1.00 OTHER FRUITS Plate, at Least Five Each Class H 1st 2d 126—Japanese Persimmons $2.00 $1.00 127—American Persimmons 2.00 1.00 PLATE PECANS One Pound Class I 1st 2d 128—Stuart $2.00 $1.00 129—Schley ±- 2.00 1.00 130—Any other variety 2.00 1.00 OTHER NUTS Plate, One Pound Class J 1st 2d 131—Native chestnuts $2.00 $1.00 132—Hickory nuts 2.00 1.00 133—Black walnuts 2.00 1.00 134���Collection native nuts (3 or more varieties, 1 lb. each) 3.00 1.50 VEGETABLES Judge: L. P. WATSON, Extension Horticulturist State College, Raleigh, N. C. Exhibits Must Be Grown in North Carolina Entries Close 12:00 Noon, Monday, October 10th, 1938 IMPORTANT—READ If exhibit is shipped in, address each package plainly to " N. C. State Fair, Department of Horticulture, Raleigh, N. C." Each package should be plainly marked, giving the class numbers in which contents are entered, and name and address of party making entry. Entry blank covering the shipments should be addressed to the Secre-tary of the Fair and be mailed, preferably, in advance of shipment. All varieties of vegetables entered for premiums should be well selected as to uniformity, freedom from blemishes, and trueness to type. Premiums offered for the best collection will not be awarded for the greatest number of varieties, but mainly for the quality. The Superintendent may with-hold premiums in any case where the article is of inferior quality. All exhibits must be in place and arranged in the space assigned to this department by 6 P. M., Monday, of Fair week. 55 A NEWAPPROACH toan OLD PROBLEM THE OLD WAY — Growing EXTRA POUNDS of Leaf — First Consideration. THE NEW WAY — Growing EXTRA QUALITY Leaf — First Consideration. WEIL'S A-l and PRESS-ON Tobacco Growers with RIPENS RIGHT SIDE DRESSER DO the JOB the NEW WAY and bring Extra DOLLARS $ $ $ ACTUAL FARM TESTS PROVE THIS 1937 Tests Under E. Y. Floyd—Murphy Farm WEIL'S Tobacco Grower LED in 16 TESTS over other commercial fertilizers and all other tests. When RIPENS RIGHT Side-Dresser was added, there was $30 INCREASE per acre. &m' fS*iiL?s Out Of These Bass Come Extra $ The increasing num-ber of satisfied us-ers of WEIL'S To-bacco Growers is our BEST ASSET. MM We will appreciate w!SSjk& your fertilizer order and give same our best attention. jP npetf6& WEIL'S FERTILIZER WORKS Goldsboro, N. C. "Tested on the Farm" 56 SWEET POTATOES Sweet potatoes will be judged according to uniformity, smoothness, true-ness to type, freedom from blemishes, and marketable size. Standard tray: Inside dimensions 18 x 11% x 3 inches, holding about one-third to one-half bushel. Tray Class A 1st 2d 135—Nancy Hall . $3.00 $2.00 136—Porto Rico 3.00 2.00 137—Big Stem Jersey 3.00 2.00 138—Any other variety 3.00 2.00 139—Best display of Nancy Hall or Porto Ricos, 5 trays 10.00 5.00 IRISH POTATOES Irish potatoes will be judged according to uniformity, smoothness, free-dom from blemishes, shallowness of eyes, and marketable size. Tray Class B 1st 2d 140—Irish Cobbler $3.00 $2.00 141—Green Mountain 3.00 2.00 142—Any other variety 3.00 2.00 143—Best display of Irish Cobblers or Green Mountain (5 trays) 10.00 5.00 CABBAGE Three Heads, Trimmed For Market Class C 1st 2d 144—Copenhagen $2.00 $1.00 145—Flat Dutch 2.00 1.00 146—Any other variety 2.00 1.00 ONIONS Plate—Five Each Class D 1st 2d 147—Prizetaker $2.00 $1.00 148—Yellow Globe Danvers 2.00 1.00 149—Any other variety 2.00 1.00 PEPPERS Class E 1st 2d 150—Sweet Bell Peppers, any variety (5 specimens) $2.00 $1.00 151—Pimento Pepper (5 specimens) 2.00 1.00 152—Hot Pepper, any variety (12 specimens) 2.00 1.00 TOMATOES Five Each Class F 1st 2d 153—Stone $2.00 $1.00 154—Marglobe 2.00 1.00 155—Any other variety 2.00 1.00 57 ALCO FEED MILLS 247 FOUNDRY ST. ATLANTA, GA. Established in 1915 OVER TWENTY YEARS EXPERI-ENCE IN THE MANUFACTURE OF HIGH GRADE HORSE AND MULE, DAIRY, POULTRY, AND HOG FEEDS. MORE THAN TWO HUNDRED DEALERS IN THE CAROLINAS. GUY G. REID P. O. Box 1826 Charlotte, N. C. Representative for North & South Carolina 58 TURNIPS Five Each Class G 1st 2d 156—Purple Top Globe $2.00 $1.00 157—Rutabaga 2.00 1.00 MISCELLANEOUS Class H 1st 2d 158—Any other meritorious vegetable exhibit or novelty 2.00 1.00 PLANTS AND FLOWERS Judge: J. G. WEAVER, Asst. Prof. Horticulture State College, Raleigh, N. C. Exhibits Must Be Grown in North Carolina Entries Close 12:00 Noon, Tuesday, October 10th, 1038 If necessary exhibits may be shipped to the State Fair, Department of Horticulture, Raleigh, N. C, but flower exhibits are generally brought to the Fair by exhibitors owing to their perishable nature. If shipped they should be packed carefully and the shipment should be accompanied by an entry blank properly filled out and addressed to the State Fair. Cat-alogs and entry blanks may be obtained from the Secretary's office or on request by mail to the Secretary. Even when flowers or plants are being brought to the Fair entries should be made in advance by mail addressed to the Secretary, N. C. State Fair, Raleigh, N. C, who will gladly furnish entry blanks for the purpose. When exhibits are brought to the Fair the exhibitor should call first at the desk of the entry clerk and get entry tags, then the exhibits and tags corresponding should be delivered to the Superintendents of the Department who will put the exhibit on display. It will greatly facilitate matters for the exhibitor as well as the Fair if entries are made in advance by mail, as this permits writing up tags before the rush and having them ready for the exhibitor on arrival at the entry clerk's desk. The time for closing entries is set late (Tuesday noon) to accommodate exhibitors of cut flowers. Other exhibits, such as potted plants, bulbs, etc., should be entered earlier,—not later than noon Monday of Fair week. Exhibitors should be sure to get their claim checks as they turn over exhibits to the Department. These claim checks should be care-fully kept by the exhibitor and brought back at the end of the Fair for use in claiming exhibits. The Superintendent of the Department has no other means of identifying exhibitors and cannot be expected to give out exhibits unless claim checks are presented. POTTED PLANTS All plants must be in place by 4 p.m. Monday, of Fair week. Class A 1st 2d 159—Specimen foliage plant : $2.00 $1.00 160—Specimen flowering plant 2.00 1.00 161—Finest collection foliage plants (12 specimens) 10.00 5.00 162—Finest collection of flowering plants (12 specimens) 10.00 5.00 59 GET YOUR CROPS OFF TO A GOOD START A healthy start in life is half the battle. Plants, like animals, need plenty of food to get the vigorous start which will help them to ward off diseases and other harmful factors. Experiment stations have found that cotton and tobacco par-ticularly need plenty of potash. Fer-tilizers for these crops applied at the rate of 400-1,000 pounds per acre should contain 8% potash to insure young plants receiving enough of this necessary plant food. Later in the growing season more potash can s~\ niun in be added in a nitrogen-potash top-dresser for cotton and other crops if required. On tobacco an additional side-dresser of potash should be added 20 days after setting plants. Consult your county agent or ex-periment station about the fertility of your soil. See your fertilizer dealer. You will be surprised how little extra it costs to apply the right amount of potash. Write us for fur-ther information and literature. American Potash Institute INCORPORATED Investment Building Washington, D. C. Southern Office: Mortgage Guarantee Building, Atlanta, Georgia 60 CUT FLOWERS Cut flowers must be in place ready for exhibition Tuesday of Fair week by 12:00 o'clock, soon after which they will be judged. In bringing flowers to the Fair, especially dahlias, they should be carefully packed in boxes without crowding in order to preserve the petals against injury. Damage to petals, especially in the case of dahlias and roses, may affect the score when judging. Flowers should be kept from automobile drafts as much as possible when transporting. In judging classes B-163 to 170, inclusive, consideration will be given to the following points: (1) The artistic arrangement of the flowers in the container—60 points; (2) The quality and condition of the flowers—40 points. Emphasis will not be placed on the rarity of the flowers exhibited. In these classes the exhibits must conform to dimensions or conditions stated. The dimensions refer to flowers, basket, basket handle and any ribbon or other attachment. In other words, the dimensions over all. If any dimension is greater or less than class calls for the judges will have to disqualify the entry. Exhibitors are cautioned to see that their baskets are entered in the class conforming to their size. In classes 166 to 168 the exhibit should be appropriate both as to breadth and height over all, including container, for the size of table stated. The judges will consider whether the exhibit is appropriate for its class as well as considering the artistic arrangement of flowers in the container and the quality and condition of the flowers. Except in classes B-163 to 170, inclusive, all cut flowers will be exhibited in vases. Class B 1st 2d 3d 163—Basket cut flowers, large (over 18 in. di-ameter) $5.00 164—Basket cut flowers, intermediate (between 8 and 18 in. diameter) 3.00 165—Basket cut flowers, small, dainty (less than 8 in. diameter) 3.00 166—Floral centerpiece for large dining table (formal dinner 12 people) 5.00 167—Floral centerpiece for small dining table (luncheon for six people) 3.00 168—Floral centerpiece for small table (2 to 4 people) 2.00 169—Floral arrangement for invalid's breakfast tray 2.00 170—Artistic arrangement of flowers, fruits or foliage, or combinations, suggestive of autumn and the harvest season, exhibit to be within maximum of 30 in. over all 5.00 3.00 1.00 171—Cut roses, collection (1 bloom each, 6 varieties) 3.00 172—Cut roses, any variety (one specimen) 2.00 173—Cut dahlias, collection, decorative type (1 bloom each, 5 varieties) 4.00 174—Cut dahlias, decorative type, any variety (1 specimen) 2.00 175—Cut dahlias, collection, cactus or hybrid cac-tus (1 bloom each, 5 varieties) 4.00 176—Cut dahlias, cactus or hybrid cactus, any variety (1 specimen) 2.00 177—Cut dahlias, minature type, collection (2 blooms each, 5 varieties) 3.00 61 3.00 $1.00 2.00 1.00 2.00 1.00 3.09 1.00 2.00 1.00 1.50 1.00 1.50 1.00 1.50 1.00 1.50 1.00 2.00 1.00 1.00 2.00 1.00 1.00 1.50 1.00 b-0 C • I— < 73 0) <U c3 au CO 4-i o O ro Vh G n) £ >^ U 73 73 T^ <U 73 g <u .G > •i— « C/5 +u-> no bJO <U ci £2 £ >^ c g rt aj £ o CO CO z U }-l c O 4-i o b£ CO ctf <U £ G co 4> co z >> g rv. CO ~t— Co 4-J u 'r-n >> <u & G X > hbiC O S 0) IBBBS^ cs c/s eo ^' • c/) 1) S3 CO G • pH( ^ <rt <U i ,G +-» <U > >* r-1 S5 3 o < >i Ou 73 s g o <u o G O z CO D CO O 62 178—Cut dahlias, minature type, any variety (1 specimen) 2.00 1.00 179—Cut dahlias, collection, ball or pompom type (2 blooms each, 5 varieties) 3.00 1.50 1.00 180—Cut dahlias, ball or pompom, any variety (1 specimen) 2.00 1.00 181—Cut chrysanthemums, large exhibition type (6 blooms) 3.00 2.00 182—Cut chrysanthemums, pompom (12 sprays of 3 to 5 flowers each) 2.00 1.00 183—Cut chrysanthemums, single, hardy (6 sprays at least 5 blossoms each) 2.00 1.00 184—Cut cosmos (2 doz. sprays of 3 to 5 flowers each) 3.00 1.50 1.00 185—Best Exhibit Cut Flowers of kind not listed above 3.00 1.50 Bulbs and Tubers Bulb collections must consist of at least six varieties. The variety should be distinctly labeled by exhibitor and each variety displayed on separate plate to be furnished by Superintendent of Department. It is suggested that exhibitors do not skin off the outer coats of Gladiolus exhibits. Plates should consist of the following number of bulbs: Narcissus (6) Iris (12) Tulips (12) Gladiolus (8) Class C 1st 2d 187—Best collection Narcissus bulbs $5.00 $3.00 188—Best collection Tulip bulbs '. 5.00 3.00 189—Best collection bulbous Iris bulbs 5.00 3.00 190—Best collection Gladiolus bulbs 5.00 3.00 191—Best collection bulbs and tubers other than those named in above four classes 5.00 3.00 Miscellaneous This elass is for the purpose of stimulating new interest. Entries should be in place by 4:00 p.m. Monday of Fair week. Dish gardens may be arranged on plates, platters, trays, or dishes of any reasonable size. They will be judged on the basis of the craftsmanship of the exhibitor, the artistic qualities of the exhibit and the quality of materials used. The exhibits may represent Japanese gardens, landscapes, farms properly planted, homes, or any other feature. Plant materials should predominate, but any kind of material can be used. To the extent neces-sary, materials such as mirrors, rocks, ornaments, wood, etc., may be used. It is suggested that the exhibitor limit hie exhibit to reasonable size and no exhibit should have any dimension greater than 3 6 inches. The foregoing suggestions apply also to terrariums. The type of ex-hibit desired in this class is much like the dish gardens, except that slightly different materials should be used, the materials being placed inside a glass container covered for the purpose of maintaining moist conditions and plants preferring such moist conditions, such as mosses, Jferns, etc., should be used. Credit will be given by the judges to the 63 SMITH'S—THE ORIGINAL OIL-BURNING TOBACCO CURERS jyfODEL "A" the first successful—the original—oil-burning tobacco curer ever built is, in our opinion, the most efficient mechanism ever devised for the curing of green leaf tobacco. Each burner is an individual unit within itself, which, according to all reasoning, when burning produces a more evenly distributed heat over the entire barn. FORREST H. SMITH nventor of the First Successful Oil Burn-ing Tobacco Curers. MODEL "D", next to model "A" proved to be the most popular curer offered to the public last year. Made of a heavy grade of galvan-ized steel and of a rigid type of construction, it offers many ad-vantages not offered by other "grouped-burner" systems. Enthusiastic Users Who Will Gladly Supply You With Information on Smith's Tobacco Curers are: L. Harvey &. Sons Co., Kinston, N. C. H. Weil & Brothers, Goldsboro, N. C. Vail Brothers, Pikeville, N. C. A. E. Atkinson, Darlington, S. C. L. E. Brown, Kingstree, S. C. Pee Dee Experimental Station, Florence, S.C. Model ice that revolutionized of tobacco. Georgia Coastal Plain Experimental Station, Tifton, Ga. Aulbert J. Branen, Metter, Ga. W. E. Gray, Swainsboro, Ga. Edmundson S. Smith, Chatham, Va. W. F. Gammon, Laurenceville, Va. Farmer Dealers Wanted; Write For Plan and Complete Literature on 1938 Models SMITH'S HEATING SYSTEM. INC. Licensed Under Forrest H. Smith's Patents 1,811,980 and 2,051,348 and other Patents Pending. FORREST H. SMITH, President KINSTON, N. C. 64 craftsmanship, the condition of plant materials, the number of kinds of plants in the exhibit, and the general artistic values of same. Under the entry for meritorious novelty or floral exhibit any plant or flower or other related novelty can be exhibited. Each will be judged first as to its merit or quality in such a class and if considered meritorious by the judges will then be judged in competition with any other meritorious entry. Class D 1st 2d 3d 4th 192—Best dish garden $10.00 $5.00 $3.00 $1.00 193—Best terrarium 5.00 3.00 1.00 194—Any other meritorious novelty or floral exhibit 5.00 3.00 1.00 GOURDS This is a new class in recognition of new interest in the growing of gourds and using them for various useful and ornamental purposes. Entries should be made in the same manner as for flowers. (See di-rections.) Class E 1st 2d 3d 195—Largest and best collection of gourds and related Cucurbits $5.00 $3.00 $2.00 196—Most artistic arrangement of gourds, or gourds and other secondary materials. Ar-rangement may be strung or in basket, bowl, or other container, or background. Entries should not occupy more than one square yard of space 3.00 2.00 1.00 197—Best exhibit illustrating practical uses, ingenius uses, and unusual uses of gourds_ 3.00 2.00 1.00 198—Finest single specimen of gourd 2.00 1.00 199—Most unique, unusual or weird gourd 2.00 1.00 NEW FRUITS, FLOWERS AND VEGETABLES The Fair solicits exhibits of new horticultural fruits, flowers or vege-tables. These should be entered the same as other exhibits in this De-partment. They will be examined by the judges and if considered suffi-ciently meritorious will be judged in competition with any other similar exhibits classed as meritorious. Entries should be in place ready for exhibition and judging Tuesday of Fair week at 12:00 o'clock and will be judged soon thereafter. It is suggested that the exhibitor furnish a written statement giving the name of the exhibit and a brief statement explaining the nature, source and important qualities of same. While it is preferred and intended that this class is for service and reward to bonafide originating parties or agencies, it is not necessary that the exhibit be entered by the originator. It is necessary, however, that it must be both new and meritorious and at least closely related to the fruit, flower or vegetable families. Class A 1st 2d 3d 200—Best meritorious new fruit, flower or vegetable $5.00 $3.00 $2.00 65 Statesville Feeds Statesville Feeds are produced by a NORTH CAROLINA mill to meet the requirements of NORTH CAROLINA feeders. We manufacture a full line of Poultry, Dairy and Stock Feeds, and in addition are producing the North Carolina State Formulae as a Special Dairy Feed. STATESVILLE FLOUR MILLS COMPANY 66 LIVESTOCK DEPARTMENTS DIRECTORS Dr. Wm. Moore—J. A. Arey BEEF CATTLE AND SHEEP Department D J. E. FOSTER and L. I. CASE, Directors, State College Station, Raleigh, North Carolina. Judge: PROF. K. C. IKELER, University of Maryland Entries in this Department are limited to North Carolina. Amount Offered by Fair for Beef and Dual Purpose Cattle $1,869 Entries in This Department Close October 8th, 1938, at 6:00 P. M. Make Your Entries Early Exhibitors must state on entry blank exact number of animals entered. Stall fees: One dollar for each animal entered. If more than one is used for any one animal, an additional fee must be paid. See General Rules under Entries. All cattle must be accompanied by a health certificate and tuberculin test chart issued by a qualified veterinarian and approved by the State Veterinarian showing the animals to be free from tuberculosis and Bang's disease. If the entire herd has been tuberculin tested within a year of the opening of the Fair and no untested cattle have been added, cattle from such a herd may be shown without further tests. Otherwise the cattle for exhibit shall be tuberculin tested within 60 days of the Fair. Cattle from a herd, all of which have been tested for Bang's disease within the year without reactors and no untested animals have been added, may be shown without further tests. Otherwise the cattle for exhibit shall be tested within 30 days of the Fair. The certificate and test chart must accompany the cattle, and they will not be permitted to enter the barns until the certificate and test chart is submitted to the Director or his auhorized representative. The Tuberculin test must have been applied within a reasonable time preceding the opening date of the Fair. The right is reserved to reject an entry or to remove same after entered, should our Veterinarian find the animal is affected with a communicable disease. Full information concerning the above may be secured by addressing the State Veterinarian, Raleigh, N. C. SPECIAL RULES All females thirty-six months of age must have produced a living calf, and entries must be accompanied by affidavits of date of birth of last calf, or give satisfactory evidence of being in calf. Any bull, thirty-six months old or over on the first day of September of year in which shown that has not dropped to his service during the twelve 67 Yields Go Up— Costs Come Down tuttk BASIC SLAG The widespread and ever increasing acceptance of Basic Slag speaks for itself. Hundreds of growers are reporting increased yields and bet-ter quality at less cost. For Tennessee Basic Slag supplies the six important elements all growing things need—phosphoric acid, lime, manganese, magnesium oxide, iron and silica. These vital elements condition the soil, increase yields, improve pastures, and contribute to quick germination and vigorous, healthy plant growth. Despite the fact that Tennessee Basic Slag offers all these elements, it is not expensive. Above all, it is one of the most economical of all plant foods to buy and use. Write for Free Booklet, "Basic Slag for Southern Agriculture." The 6-in-l Soil Builder DISTRIBUTED BY HOBSON and AREY Salisbury, North Carolina months preceding said date one or more living calves will not be eligible to show. All applications for entry of cattle must be accompanied by the name of the breeder, name, number, age and date of birth, and name and number of sire and dam of the animal to be exhibited. All animals exhibited in this Department must be recorded with their respective associations. Special Herdman's Prize Page 27. All animals entered for exhibition must be in place not later than 10:00 o'clock a. m., Tuesday, October 11, 1938. Exhibitors will be required to have blankets removed from all exhibits between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., each day of the Fair. When on exhibition in the ring, each animal must be under halter and in charge of owner or employee. Only first premium animals in individual classes will be eligible to compete for championships. The Director or ring clerk shall obtain names and record numbers of all animals composing herds and groups, where regularly entered or sub-stituted, that such data may be included in report of awards. When an award is made, special attention should be given to see that same is correctly entered in the award book. Read Rules Governing Entries, Exhibits, and Awards pages 17 to 27. BEEF CATTLE HEREFORDS Judging begins Tuesday P. M. Amount Offered for This Breed $698.00 Class A 1st 2d 3d 4th 201—Bulls calved before April 30, 1936_$20. 00 $15.00 $10.00 202—Bulls calved between May 1, 1936 and December 31, 1936 20.00 15.00 10.00 203—Bulls calved between January 1, 1937 and April 30, 1937 20.00 15.00 10.00 204—Bulls calved between May 1, 1937 and August 31, 1937 20.00 15.00 10.00 205—Bulls calved after September 1, 1937 20.00 15.00 10.00 8.00 206—Champion bull 25.00 207—Reserve Champion bull 15.00 208—Group, two bulls owned by exhi-bitor 20.00 15.00 10.00 209—Cows calved before April 30, 1936^ 18.00 14.00 8.00 210—Heifers, calved between May 1, 1936 and December 31, 1936 18.00 14.00 8.00 211—Heifers calved between January 1, 1937 and April 30, 1937 18.00 14.00 8.00 212—Heifers calved between May 1, 1937 and August 31, 1937 18.00 14.00 8.00 213—Heifers calved after September 1, 1937 18.00 14.00 8.00 6.00 214—Champion female 22.00 215—Reserve Champion female 12.00 69 Modern Living Has Come to Thousands of Carolina Farms and Rural Homes Along hundreds of miles of this company's rural lines, CHEAP ELECTRICITY is bringing a new era of comfort and convenient . . . and better farming methods ... to thousands of rural residents, who can now economically enjoy Better Light, Running Water, Electric Refrigeration, Electric Cookery and numerous other useful, thrifty Electrical Services ... if YOU reside along our rural lines, MODERN LIVING is yours to enjoy . . . Electricity is CHEAP— why wait? Carolina Power & Light Company ELECTRICITY IS CHEAP—WHY WAIT? 70 216—Get of Sire, four animals, any age both sexes to be represented; owned by exhibitor 20.00 15.00 10.00 217—Pair yearlings: one bull from Class 203 or 204, and one heifer from Class 211 or 212 owned by exhibitor 20.00 15.00 10.00 218—Pair calves: one bull from Class 205 and one heifer from Class 213, owned by exhibitor 20.00 15.00 10.00 ABERDEEN ANGUS Judging Tuesday P. M. Following Herefords Amount Offered for This Breed _. $693.00 Class B 1st 2d 3d 4th 219—Bulls calved before April 30, 1936_$20. 00 $15.00 $10.00 220—Bulls calved between May 1, 1936 and December 31, 1936 20.00 15.00 10.00 221—Bulls calved between January 1, 1937 and April 30, 1937 20.00 15.00 10.00 222—Bulls calved between May 1, 1937 and August 31, 1937 20.00 15.00 10.00 223—Bulls calved after September 1, 1937 20.00 15.00 10.00 8.00 224—Senior Champion bull, Class 214 or 215 10.00 225—Junior Champion bull, Class 219, 222, or 223 10.00 226—Grand Champion bull, Classes 224 and 225 compete 20.00 227—Group, two bulls owned by exhi-bitor 20.00 15.00 10.00 228—Cows calved before April 30, 1936_ 18.00 14.00 8.00 229—Heifers calved between May 1, 1936 and December 31, 1936_ 18.00 14.00 8.00 230—Heifers calved between January 1, 1937 and April 30, 1937 18.00 14.00 8.00 231—Heifers calved between May 1, 1937 and August 31, 1937 18.00 14.00 8.00 232—Heifers calved after September 1, 1937 18.00 14.00 8.00 6.00 233—Senior Champion female, Class 228 or 229 8.00 234—Junior Champion female, Class 230, 231 or 232 8.00 23 5—Grand Champion female, Classes 233 and 234 compete 18.00 23 6—Get of Sire, four animals, any age, both sexes to be represented; owned by exhibitor 20.00 15.00 10.00 237—Pair yearlings, one bull from Class 221 or 222 and one heifer from Class 230 or 231, owned by exhibitor 20.00 15.00 10.00 238—Pair calves, one bull from Class 223 and one heifer from Class 232, owned by exhibitor 20.00 15.00 10.00 71 TUXEDO FEEDS For Your Poultry A Complete Line of Vitamin Guaranteed Mashes For Your Hogs Tuxedo Pig Meal - Tuxedo Hog Ration - Tuxedo Porkmaker Tuxedo Big Forty The Sign rZm13J= of Quality £e$ For Your Cows Tuxedo 16% - 20% -24% - 33% Dairy FOR YOUR HORSES AND MULES Tuxedo Chop — Cincy Chop The Early & Daniel Co. CINCINNATI, O. ALBEMARLE, N. C. "TUXEDO" The Best Feed For Every Need 72 BEEF STEERS Judging Wednesday P. M. Following 4-H Steers Amount Offered in this Class by Fair $175.00 Class C 1st 2d 3d 4th 5th 239—Light weight steers $15.00 $12.00 $10.00 $8.00 $5.00 240—Medium weight steers 15.00 12.00 10.00 8.00 5.00 241—Heavy weight steers 15.00 12.00 10.00 8.00 5.00 241—Grand Champion Steer 25.00 DUAL-PURPOSE-BREED—RED POLLS Judging Tuesday P.M. Following Angus Amount Offered for This Breed $308.00 Class D 1st 2d 243—Bulls, 2 years old or over, calved before June 30, 1936 $15.00 $10.00 244—Yearling bulls, calved between July 1, 1936, and August 31, 1937 15.00 10.00 245—Bull calves, calved between September 1, 1937, and April 30, 1938 15.00 10.00 246—Senior Champion Bull, calved on or before Decem-ber 31, 1936 7.00 247—Junior Champion Bull, calved between January 1, 1936, and April 30, 1938 7.00 248—Grand Champion Bull, classes 241 and 242 compete 15.00 249—Group, two bulls owned by exhibitor 15.00 10.00 250—Cows, 2 years old or over, calved before June 30, 1936 15.00 10.00 251—Yearling heifers, calved between July 1, 1936, and August 31, 1937 15.00 10.00 252—Heifer calves, calved between September 1, 1937, and April 30, 1938 15.00 10.00 253—Senior Champion Female, calved on or before De-cember 31, 1936 7.00 254—Junior Champion Female, calved between January 1, 1937, and April 30, 1938 7.00 255—Grand Champion Female, classes 253 and 254 compete 15.00 256—Get of Sire, four animals, any age, both sexes to be represented; owned by exhibitor 15.00 10.00 257—Pair Yearlings: one bull from Class 244 and one heifer from Class 245 15.00 10.00 258—Pair Calves: one bull from Class 245 and one heifer from Class 252 , 15.00 10.00 SHEEP Amount Offered in this Section $437.00 Amount Offered by Fair $362.00 Amount Offered by Specials 75.00 Do not make entries in Championship classes. Exhibitors must specify on entry blank the number of animals entered and the number of pens wanted. Pens, $1.00 each. All animals entered for exhibition must be in place not later than 10:00 a. m., Tuesday, October 11th. 73 40 40 M ODE R N R ID ING DEV ICES A N D S HOWs SifiHTY MONARCH Mlvjni '^ TENTED WORLD BEAUTIFUL MIDWAY CLEAN ATTRACTIONS ALL NEW M ODE R N R ID ING D EV ICE S AN D SHOWS 74 All animals over three months old must be recorded and appear in the name of the exhibitor on the records of their respective associations. Ani-mals recorded in individual names cannot be shown in name of firm or of the farm, but must be shown exactly as they appear on the records. This rule is fair, and will be strictly enforced. See Rules. Exhibitors must be prepared to show certificates of registration if called for. The judges are requested to give special attention to actual merit and in order to avoid mistakes it is their duty to inquire as to time of shearing, manner of fitting, age of lambs, etc. Misrepresentation in any form on part of exhibitor or agent forfeits all premiums awarded. A breeder's flock shall consist of one yearling ram, two yearling ewes, and two ewe lambs, bred and owned by exhibitor. Get of sire shall consist of pen of four lambs under one year, either sex, and get of one sire, bred and owned by exhibitor. All sheep entered must be in apparently healthy condition. The right is reserved to reject an entry or to remove same after entered should our veterinarian find that the animal is affected with a communicable disease. The clerk of awards must take special pains after an award is made to properly enter it on the records. It is absolutely necessary that the name of animal, registry number, date of birth, and ear tag number be given for all animals awarded prizes. In case a substitute animal is shown, or in case this data was not given and recorded in judge's book at time entries were made, it must be sup-plied by the clerk. Records of awards must be complete in every detail or premiums will not be paid. HAMPSHIRES Judging Wednesday A. M. Following Draft Horses Amount Offered for This Breed $437.00 Class E 1st 2d 3d 4th 259—Ram, two years old and over $12.00 $10.00 $8.00 $6.00 260—Ram, one year old and under two __ 12.00 10.00 8.00 6.00 261—Ram, under one year 12.00 10.00 8.00 6.00 262—Ewe, one year old and under two __ 12.00 10.00 8.00 6.00 263—Ewe, under one year 12.00 10.00 8.00 6.00 264—Three ram lambs 12.00 10.00 8.00 6.00 265—Three ewe lambs 12.00 10.00 8.00 6.00 Champions 266—Champion ram 15.00 267—Champion ewe 15.00 Groups 268—Breeder's flock 15.00 12.00 8.00 5.00 269—Get of sire 15.00 12.00 8.00 5.00 SPECIAL PRIZES Special prizes offered by the American Hampshire Sheep Association, at North Carolina State Fair to be held in Raleigh for 1938, under the following rules and conditions. 75 BOSTON, MASS. 260 TREMONT STREET NORFOLK, VA. 133 GROVE AVENUE PITTSBURGH, PA. 722 EMPIRE BUILDING LONDON PARIS BERLIN George A. Hamid INCORPORATED 1560 BROADWAY NEW YORK, N. Y. 76 1. These specials open to members of the American Hampshire Sheep Association only. 2. All sheep competing for these specials must be bred and owned by exhibitor; must be recorded in this Association and carry the Association labels in their ears at time of showing. 3. No special prize money will be paid on sheep artificially colored. 4. The Secretary of the Fair, or Superintendent of the Sheep Depart-ment, must certify to all winnings, giving the Association registry numbers of the winning animals, with the name and address of the winner. 5. Prizes to be paid direct to the winner from the Association office, if proper certification of the award is received within 90 days after the close of the Fair. 6. Only one prize will be paid any Exhibitor. FOR PEN OF THREE BEST RAM LAMBS 1st 2d 3d 4th 5th $25.00 $20.00 $15.00 $10.00 $5.00 Secretary, American Hampshire Sheep Association 72 Woodland Ave., Detroit, Mich. PATENTS PRESCRIPTIONS TOILETRIES 222 FAYETTEVILLE STREET RALEIGH, N. C. "CREATORS OF REASONABLE DRUG PRICES" FOUNTAIN and LUNCHEONETTE SERVICE FIREPROOF STREET PARKING METROPOLITAN SERVICE AND ACCOMMODATIONS THE BLAND HOTEL V. ST. CLOUD, Manager RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA Rates: $1.50 and up One Block from Bus Station 77 NORTH CAROLINA EQUIPMENT COMPANY 3116 HILLSBORO STREET RALEIGH, N. C. Williamston, N. C. Statesville, N. C. Handling Such Well Known Lines as Elgin Pick-up Street Sweepers Galion Motor Graders, Road Machines and Rollers Galion Hydraulic Dump Bodies and Hoists F. W. D. Trucks Ingersoll-Rand Compressors, Rock Drills, Etc. International Crawler Tractors and Power Units Jaeger Concrete Mixers, Pumps, Hoists, Etc. Aeroil Heating Kettles, Etc. DeWalt Portable Saw Rigs Champion and Telsmith Crushers Northwest Shovels, Cranes and Draglines Euclid Trac-Truks, Bulldozers, Scrapers, Etc. Georgia Sand Pumps American Preformed Cable South Bend Distributors Dowflake Wiard Rooter Plows A complete stock of Road Machine Blades, Push Brooms, Broom Fibre, Torches, Scarifier Teeth, Wheelbarrows, Hand Shovels, Rock Bits and Other Miscellaneous Supplies and Accessories are carried in all of our warehouses 78 DAIRY CATTLE Department E DIRECTORS Dr. C. D. Grinnells—A. C. Kimery Judge: PROF. J. P. LaMASTER, Head Dairy Department Clemson College, S. C. Judging schedules as indicated under each breed. Director reserves right to change this schedule should unusual circum-stances warrant such change in any of Dairy Classes. Amount Offered in This Section $2,235.00 Entries in this Department close October 8th, 6:00 P. M. Make your entries early. Entries are limited to North Carolina. Exhibitors must state on entry blank name and registration number of every animal entered and date of birth. Stall fees: One dollar for each animal entered. If more than one is used for any animal, an additional fee must be paid. See General Rules under Entries, Pages 16 to 29. Do not make entries in Champion Classes. In Dairy Breed Classes A Senior Yearling is one dropped between July 1, 193 6, and January 1, 1937. A Junior Yearling is one dropped between January 1, 1937, and July 1, 1937. All calves dropped since July 1, 1937, and over four months of age, shall be shown in the Calf classes. Graded Herd shall consist of one bull, two years old or over; one cow, 3 years old or over; one heifer, 2 years old and under 3; one yearling heifer and one senior heifer calf. Yearling Herd shall consist of one bull, 1 year old and under 2, and two yearling heifers. Females must be bred by exhibitors. Calf Herd shall consist of one bull and two heifers, all under 1 year old and all bred by exhibitor. Get of Sire shall consist of four animals, any age, the get of one sire. Get need not be owned by exhibitor. Produce of Dam shall consist of two animals, any age, the produce of one cow. The ages of all animals in two-year-old class and those older, as well as senior yearlings and senior calves, shall be computed to July 1st, while the ages of juniors will be computed to January 1st. Cows 36 months old or over on July 1st of year in which shown, to be eligible to the show, must have produced a calf carried to maturity within 18 months preceding 79 • ELECTRIC SERVICE • PLAYS A BIG PART • WHERE IT IS AVAILABLE electric service is playing a large and important role in the changing agri-cultural policy of this section. It is making possible new farming operations. It is making money and saving money for dairymen, poultrymen, plant growers and truckers. It is making farm life more interesting, pleas-anter and more worth while. • AS THE NUMBER OF CONSUMERS OF elec-tricity has increased the cost of electric service has rapid-ly decreased until today electricity is the cheapest com-modity on the American market. • NO FAMILY, even those in the most modest cir-cumstances, need deny themselves the comfort, the con-venience, and the various other advantages that come through the liberal use of electricity. • ON THE FARM particularly electric service means more than mere comfort and convenience. It means the conservation of precious eyesight. It means the saving of time and labor, the conservation of food products and the health of the family. • ADEQUATE AND PROPER LIGHT makes it easier and pleasanter to read, work and study—to say nothing of protecting the eyes and saving doctor's bills. • THE RADIO brings an endless variety of enter-tainment, and musical and educational features. �� THE ELECTRIC REFRIGERATOR brings not only food and health protection, but assures a greater variety in diet and the saving of food stuffs formerly wasted. • THE ELECTRIC RANGE, with its clean, con-trolled heat, saving the farm woman countless hours of arduous kitchen duty—and makes the kitchen comforta-ble and attractive. • THE ELECTRIC IRON, washing machine, food mixing machines and other electrical appliances save time and labor and give added time to the housewife for rest and recreation and for other duties that are pleas-anter and, in many instances, more important than housework itself. DUKE POWER COMPANY said date. Any bull 36 months old or over on first day of July of year in which shown, that has not dropped to his service one or more living calves during the 12 months preceding said date, will not be eligible to the show. Complete information must be given on the entry blank. Registration certificate for every animal entered must be submitted to the Superin-tendent or his assistants upon request. All cattle must be accompanied by a health certificate and tuberculin test chart issued by a qualified veterinarian and approved by the State Veterinarian showing the animals to be free from tuberculosis and Bang's disease. If the entire herd has been tuberculin tested within a year of the opening of the Fair and no untested cattle have been added, cattle from such a herd may be shown without further tests. Otherwise the cattle for exhibit shall be tuberculin tested within 60 days of the Fair. Cattle from a herd, all of which have been tested for Bang's disease within the year without reactors and no untested animals have been added, may be shown without further tests. Otherwise the cattle for exhibit shall be tested within 30 days of the Fair. The certificate and test chart must accompany the cattle, and they will not be permitted to enter the barns until the certificate and test chart is submitted to the Superintendent or his authorized representative. All cows in the Dairy Breeds, to be judged in the morning, shall be milked at 6:00 P. M., on the day previous to being judged. Dairy cows to be judged in the afternoon shall be milked at 6:00 A. M., of the same day. The judge may, at his option, require any cow to be milked while in the ring or before the awards are made. Special Herdman's Prize Page 27. JERSEYS Judging begins Tuesday A. M. Amount Offered for This Breed $560.00 Individuals Class A 1st 2d 3d 4th 5th 270—Bull, dropped before July 1, 1935 $10.00 $8.00 $6.00 $5.00 $3.00 271—Bull, dropped July 1, 1935, to June 30, 1936 inclusive 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 272—Bull, Senior yearling (dropped July 1, 1936 to Dec. 31, 1936 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 273—Bull, Junior yearling (dropped Jan. 1, 1937 to June 30, 1937 inclusive) lO'.OO 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 274—Bull, Calf (dropped July 1, 1937 to June 30, 1938 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 275—Bull, Senior champion 10.00 276—Bull, Junior champion 10.00 277—Bull, Grand champion 10.00 278—Cow, dropped before July 1, 1934 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 279—Cow, dropped July 1, 1934 to June 30, 1935 inclusive 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 81 The Progressive Farmer The South's Leading Farm ~ and — Home Magazine Leads in : Family Interest. • Home Making and Housekeeping. • Problems of the Younger Folk. • Crops, Livestock and Garden Features. • Rural Church Problems. Beautiful Covers. • Advertising. a In the Rural South, It's — PROGRESSIVE FARMER IN THE SOUTH—950,000 SUBSCRIBERS NORTH CAROLINA—127,889 Offices : Raleigh - Birmingham - Memphis - Dallas 82 280—Cow or heifer, dropped July 1 1934 to June 30, 1936 inclusive 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 281—Heifer, Senior yearling (drop-ped July 1, 1936 to Dec. 31, 1936 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 282—Heifer, Junior yearling (drop-ped Jan. 1, 1937 to June 30, 1937 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 283—Heifer, Calf (dropped July 1, 1937 to June 30,' 1938 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 284—Female, Senior champion 10.00 285—Female, Junior champion 10.00 286—Female, Grand champion 10.00 Herds 1st 2d 3d 4th 287—Graded herd $10.00 $8.00 $6.00 $5.00 288—Yearling herd 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 289—Calf herd 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 Groups 1st 2d 3d 4th 5th 290—Get of sire $10.00 $8.00 $6.00 $5.00 $3.00 291—Produce of dam 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 GUERNSEYS Judging begins Wednesday, A. M. Amount Offered for This Breed $560.00 Individuals Class B 1st 2d 3d 4th 5th 292—Bull, dropped before July 1, 1935 $10.00 293—Bull, dropped July 1, 1935 to June 30, 1936 inclusive 10.00 294—Bull, Senior yearling (drop-ped July 1, 1936 to Dec. 31, 1936 inclusive) 10.00 295—Bull, Junior yearling (drop-ped Jan. 1, 1937 to June 30, 1937 inclusive) 10.00 296—Bull, Calf (dropped July 1, 1937 to June 30, 1938 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 297—Bull, Senior champion 10.00 298—Bull, Junior champion 10.00 299—Bull, Grand champion 10.00 300—Cow, dropped before July 1, 1934 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 301—Cow, dropped July 1, 1934 to June 30, 1935 inclusive 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 30 2—Cow or heifer, dropped July 1 1935 to June 30, 1936 inclusive 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 83 $8.00 $6.00 $5.00 $3.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 SCIENTIFIC FARMING Greensboro, N. C, July 6, 1938. The American Agricultural Chemical Co. Greensboro, North Carolina. 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The field tests we have run and those of other people, with whom we are acquainted, have demonstrated that AGRICO by the side of other fertilizers will give a suf-ficiently increased yield to more than pay for itself. Yours truly, TOM PEMBERTON. AGRICO The Nation's Leading Fertilizer 84 303—Heifer, Senior yearling (drop-ped July 1, 1936 to Dec. 31, 1936 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 304—Heifer, Junior yearling (drop-ped Jan. 1, 1937 to June 30, 1937 inclusive 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 305—Heifer, Calf (dropped July 1, 1937 to June 30, 1938 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 306—Female, Senior champion 10.00 307^Female, Junior champion 10.00 308—Female, Grand champion 10.00 Herds 1st 2d 3d 4th 309—Graded herd $10.00 $8.00 $6.00 $5.00 310—Yearling herd 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 311—Calf herd 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 Groups 1st 2d 3d 4th 5th 312—Get of sire $10.00 $8.00 $6.00 $5.00 $3.00 313—Produce of dam 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 AYRSHIRES Judging begins Wednesday, P. M. Amount Offered for This Breed $560.00 Individuals Class C 1st 2d 3d 4th 5th 314—Bull, dropped before July 1, 1935 $10.00 $8.00 $6.00 $5.00 $3.00 315—Bull, dropped July 1, 1935 to June 30, 1936 inclusive __ 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 316—Bull, Senior yearling (drop-ped July 1, 1936 to Dec. 31, 1936 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 317—Bull, Junior yearling (drop-ped Jan. 1, 1937 to June 30, 1937 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 318—Bull, Calf (dropped July 1, 1937 to June 30, 1938 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 319—Bull, Senior champion 10.00 320—Bull, Junior champion 10.00 321—Bull, Grand champion 10.00 322—Cow, dropped before July 1, 1934 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 323—Cow, dropped July 1, 1934 to June 30, 1935 inclusive __ 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 324—Cow or heifer, dropped July 1, 1935 to June 30, 1936 inclusive 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 325—Heifer, Senior yearling (drop-ped July 1, 1936 to Dec. 31, 1936 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 326—Heifer, Junior yearling (drop-ped Jan. 1, 1937 to June 30, 1937 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 85 FOR EXTRA CROP PROFITS The Ideal Side- or Top-Dressing for COTTON, CORN TRUCK CROPS ORCHARDS SODA ARCADIAN NITRATE THEAMERICAN SQDA £35i THE BARRETT COMPANY Raleigh, N. C. Columbia, S. C. - Atlanta, Ga. - Hopewell, Va. Montgomery, Ala. - New Orleans, La. 86 327—Heifer, Calf (dropped July 1, 1937 to June 30, 1938 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 328—Female, Senior champion 10.00 329—Female, Junior champion 10.00 330—Female, Grand champion 10.00 Herds 1st 2d 3d 4th 331—Graded herd $10.00 $8.00 $6.00 $5.00 332—Yearling herd 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 333—Calf herd 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 Groups 1st 2d 3d 4th 5th 334—Get of sire : $10.00 $8.00 $6.00 $5.00 $3.00 335—Produce of dam 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 HOLSTEINS Judging begins Tuesday, P. M. Amount Offered for This Breed $560.00 Individuals Class D 1st 2d 3d 4th 5th 336—Bull, dropped before July 1, 1935 $10.00 $8.00 $6.00 $5.00 $3.00 337—Bull, dropped July 1, 1935 to June 30, 1936 inclusive 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 338—Bull, Senior yearling (drop-ped July 1, 1936 to Dec. 31, 1936 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 339—Bull, Junior yearling (drop-ped Jan. 1, 1937 to June 30, 1937 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 340—Bull, Calf (dropped July 1, 1937 to June 30, 1938 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 341—Bull, Senior champion 10.00 342—Bull, Junior champion 10.00 343—Bull, Grand champion 10.00 344—Cow, dropped before July 1, 1934 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 345—Cow, dropped July 1, 1934 to June 30, 1935 inclusive 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 346—Cow or heifer, dropped July 1, 1935 to June 30, 1936 inclusive 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 347—Heifer, Senior yearling (drop-ped July 1, 1936 to Dec. 31, 1936 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 348—Heifer, Junior yearling (drop-ped Jan. 1, 1937 to June 30, 1937 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 87 cz^>t <~>m,ootlt <^>auiu t Keeping a proper balance is an important point when sailing an ice boat. Balance is equally important for smooth financial sailing. A man who builds up a substantial amount in his checking ac-count can keep his finances on an even keel, budget his expenditures, allot a cer-tain amount for savings, life insurance, taxes, and be ready for opportunities to get ahead, as well as for emergencies that may arise. Let this Bank assist you in smooth sailing—financially! First -Citizens Bank & Trust Company Serving Eastern North Carolina SMITHFIELD ANGIER BURGAW FRANKLINTON LOUISBURG HIGHLANDS RALEIGH BENSON CLINTON JACKSONVILLE MOREHEAD CITY ROSEBORO PAYETTEVILLE BEAUFORT DUNN KINSTON NEW BERN SPRING HOPE Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 88 349—Heifer, Calf (dropped July 1, 1937 to June 30, 1938 inclusive) 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3 00 350—Female, Senior champion 10.00 351—Female, Junior champion 10.00 352—Female, Grand champion 10.00 Herds 1st 2d 3d 4th 353—Graded herd $10.00 $8.00 $6.00 $5.00 354—Yearling herd 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 355—Calf herd 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 Groups 1st 2d 3d 4th 5th 356 — Get of sire $10.00 $8.00 $6.00 $5.00 $3.00 357—Produce of Dam 10.00 8.00 6.00 5.00 3.00 HOTEL CHERRY WILSON, N. C. 200 FIREPROOF ROOMS WM*. E. Barnes, Managing Director • "Eastern Carolina's Social and Business Center" "LETS DO BUSINESS TOGETHER" W. M. ROGERS & COMPANY Carolina's Own Food Brokers WE SELL JOBBERS ONLY WILSON, N. C. 89 TALCO FEEDS ASK YOUR A&P MANAGER ABOUT TALCO FEEDS CAROLINA HARDWARE CO Wholesale and Retail RALEIGH, N. C. 233-35 SOUTH WILMINGTON STREET TELEPHONES 233 AND 2506 First-Citizens Bank & Trust Co. KINSTON, N. C. COMPLETE BANKING SERVICE Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. WE MANUFACTURE AND SELL High Grade Fertilizers For Every Crop North Carolina Farmers take NOTICE! You can get from our CHARLOTTE, N. C, PLANT Specially Prepared Fertilizers for any crops you grow. Cotton, Tobacco, Peaches, Vegetables, Pastures, Gardens and Flowers. Planters Fertilizer & Phosphate Company Charlotte, N. C. Charleston, S. C. Anderson, S. C. 90 SWINE Department F H. W. TAYLOR, Director, State College, Raleigh, N. C. Judge: MR. W. E. HUNT, Baltimore, Md. Judging schedule is indicated for each class. Director reserves right to change judging schedule in case of unusual circumstances. Amount Offered in This Department $1955.00 Entries Close October 8, 1938. Make Your Entries Early Entries are limited to North Carolina. To avoid switching charges and delay, bill hogs as follows: "For Exhibit, North Carolina State Fair, Camp Polk, N. C, care Seaboard Air Line Railway." Exhibitors must specify on entry blank the number of animals entered and the number of pens wanted. Reserve pens, $1.00 each. Only two entries allowed to the class. Do not make entries in Champion Classes. Read Rules Governing Entries, Exhibits, and Awards pages 17 to 29. The fair management is offering cash prizes to those exhibitors who keep their pens, alleys, and animals cleanest and neatest during Fair Week. This award is something to be proud of and we hope you will do your best to win it by helping to keep the swine barn clean and at-tractive. BREEDING CLASSES Age of animals shall be reckoned from March 1, and September 1. An aged animal is one farrowed prior to September 1, 193 6. A senior yearling is one farrowed between September 1, 193 6 and March 1, 1937. A junior yearling is one farrowed between March 1, 1937 and September 1, 1937. A senior pig is one farrowed between September 1, 1937 and March l t 1938. A junior pig is one farrowed between March 1, 1938 and September 1, 1938. All animals over six months old must be recorded in the name of the exhibitor on the records of their respective associations. All sows two years old or over, eligible to show, must have produced living offspring. Boars over one year old must have their tusks removed before showing. Get of sire shall consist of four swine, any age, the get of one boar. Produce of dam shall consist of four swine any age, the produce of one sow. Breeder's young herd shall consist of one boar and three sows, under one year old, bred and owned by exhibitor. 91 Quality Tobacco Is What Counts MABRY GUANO COMPANY We Specialize in Tobacco Fertilizers ANGIER, N. C. Ask The Man Balanced For Who Uses It Tobacco IF YOU WANT TO ALWAYS WIN THE PRIZE IT IS NECESSARY TO USE MABRY'S 92 Exhibitor's herd shall consist of one boar and three sows, over one year old, all owned by exhibitor. All animals entered for exhibition shall be in place not later than 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, October 12, 1938. Section 10 of the Regulation No. 3 of the Livestock Sanitary Laws and Regulations of the North Carolina Department of Agriculture is as follows: "All swine exhibited at any Agricultural Fair, or other exhibit within this State, must be accompanied by an affidavit from the owner, certifying that such swine are apparently free from any symptoms of a contagious disease; that they are from premises where no known contagious diseased swine exist, and that they have been properly inoculated with serum alone not less than seven days, nor more than thirty days, or with the serum and virus not less than thirty days immediately prior to being placed on exhibit." All entries must comply with this section. The right is reserved to reject an entry or to remove same after entered, should our veterinarian find that the animal is affected with a communicable disease. The Superintendent or Ring Clerk shall obtain names and record num-bers of all animals composing herds and groups, where regularly entered or substituted, that such data may be included in report of awards. Spotted Poland Chinas will be shown in the class with Standard Poland Chinas. POLAND CHINA AND SPOTTED POLAND CHINA Judging begins Wednesday, 8:00 A. M. Amount Offered on Above Breeds $365.00 Class A 1st 2d 3d 4th 358—Boar, two years old and over $12.00 $8.00 $4.00 $3.00 359—Boar, senior yearling 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 360—Boar, junior yearling 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 361—Boar, senior pig 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 362—Boar, junior pig 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 363—Sow, two years old or over 12.00 8.00 4.00 3.00 364—Sow, senior yearling 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 365—Sow, junior yearling 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 366—Sow, senior pig 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 367—Sow, junior pig 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 368—Aged herd, owned by exhibitor 12.00 8.00 4.00 3.00 369—Young herd, owned by exhibitor 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 370—Get of sire 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 371—Produce of dam 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 Champions 372—Senior champion boar $5.00 373—Junior champion boar 5.00 374—Grand champion boar Ribbon 375—Senior champion sow 5.00 376—Junior champion sow 5.00 377—Grand champion sow Ribbon 93 Peace, A Junior College for Women RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA Courses offered: (1) College courses for first and second year work; (2) Preparatory courses; (3) Special courses in Art, Music, Home Economics, and Commercial subjects. Special features: (1) Indi-vidual attention to students; (2) Limited number of students; (3) Intimate home surroundings; (4) Highly trained faculty; (5) Wholesome religious atmosphere. Register now for fall session 1938-1939. For catalog, book of views and other literature, write to William C. Pressly, President, Peace, a Junior College for Women, Raleigh, N. C. Saint Mary's School and Junior College MRS. ERNEST CRUIKSHANK, A.M., President Raleigh, North Carolina Hiph School graduates are offered two years of Grade A College work. The Curriculum also includes 10th, 11th, and 12th grades of High School work. All Academic Courses fully accredited by the Southern Association. EXCELLENT COURSES IN ART, BUSINESS, EXPRESSION, HOME ECONOMICS AND MUSIC DEPARTMENTS WITH TUITION INCLUDED IN GENERAL CHARGE Twenty-Acre Campus — Field Sports — Gymnasium — Tennis Indoor Tiled Swimming Pool — Horseback Riding — Golf ANNUAL SESSIONS — MID-SEPTEMBER TO JUNE Provide Thirty-five Weeks of Classroom Work Write A. W. TUCKER, Business Manager, for Catalogue and View Book HAL. V. WORTH, Pres. GEO. A. OLDHAM, Sec'y. OLDHAM & WORTH, Inc. RALEIGH, N. C. Building Supplies : : : : Coal and Paint "FROM CELLAR TO ROOF" PHONE 154—"THE LUMBER NUMBER" Th e N ews and Observer "The Old Reliable" News, FOREMOST IN Sports, Features, Advertising, and Circulation Authentic Farm Page Every Monday JOSEPHUS DANIELS, Pres. 94 DUROC Judging begins Wednesday A. M. Amount Offered on This Breed $365.00 Class B 1st 2d 3d 4th 378—Boar, two years old or over $12.00 $8.00 $4.00 $3.00 379—Boar, senior yearling 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 380—Boar, junior yearling 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 381—Boar, senior pig 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 382—Boar, junior pig 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 383—Sow, two years old and over _L 12.00 8.00 4.00 3.00 384—Sow, senior yearling 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 385—Sow, junior yearling 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 386—Sow, senior pig 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 387—Sow, junior pig 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 388—Aged herd, owned by exhibitor 12.00 8.00 4.00 3.00 389—Young herd, owned by exhibitor 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 390—Get of sire 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 391—Produce of dam 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 Champions 392—Senior champion boar $5.00 393—Junior champion boar 5.00 394—Grand champion boar Ribbon 395—Senior champion sow 5.00 396—Junior champion sow 5.00 397—Grand champion sow Ribbon HAMPSHIRES Judging begins Wednesday A. M. Amount Offered on This Breed $365.00 Class C 1st 2d 3d 4th 398—Boar, two years old and over $12.00 $8.00 $4.00 $3.00 339—Boar, senior yearling 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 400—Boar, junior yearling 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 401—Boar, senior pig 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 402—Boar, junior pig 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 403—Sow, two years old or over 12.00 8.00 4.00 3.00 404—Sow, senior yearling 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 405—Sow, junior yearling 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 406—Sow, senior pig 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 407—Sow, junior pig 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 408—Aged herd, owned by exhibitor 12.00 8.00 4.00 3.00 409—Young herd, owned by exhibitor 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 410—Get of sire 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 411—Produce of dam 10.00 7.00 4.00 3.00 Champions 412—Senior champion boar '. $5.00 413—Junior champion boar 5.00 414—Grand champion boar Ribbon 415—Senior champion sow 5.00 416—Junior champion sow 5.00 417—Grand champion sow Ribbon 95 BERKSHIRE Judging begins Wednesday P. M. Amount Offered on This Breed $314.00 Class D 1st 2d 3d 418—Boar, two years old and over $10.00 $7.00 $4.00 419—Boar, senior yearling 10.
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NORTH CAROLINA STATE FAIR
A DIVISION OF THE
State Department of Agriculture
OCTOBER 11 TO 15, 1938
W. KERR SCOTT Commissioner of Agriculture
D. S. COLTRANE Assistant to Commissioner
BOARD OF AGRICULTURE
MRS. L. L. STEVENS-.-Indiantown M. L. ADERHOLT Lexington
C. S. YOUNG.-- Shelby CHAS. F. CATES Mebane
D. R. NOLAND... Clyde W. G. HARGETT Richlands
T. G. CURRIN Oxford LIONEL WEIL ..Goldsboro
J. H. POOLE ...West End W. I. BISSETT Grifton
STATE FAIR COMMITTEE
Mrs. L. L. Stevens W. I. Bissett C. S. Young
DIRECTOR OF PUBLICITY
Louis H. Wilson
DR. J. S. DORTON Manager
CHAS. W. MANGUM Asst. Manager
STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA
Clyde R. Hoey
TO ALL NORTH CAROLINIANS
It should be the desire of every loyal North Caro-linian
to know more about our state and there is no
institution which offers a greater opportunity in this
regard than our annual State Fair.
Each year the Fair brings together the East and
the West, the people and the products of the Moun-tains,
Piedmont and Coastal Plain. Representatives of
agriculture, of industry and business who attend the
Fair have impressed upon them their interdependence.
The continued progress of our great state depends upon
the cooperation and mutual understanding of us all,
and it is primarily for that reason that I urge every
man, woman and child who can to visit the Fair this
July 20, 1938.
W. KERR SCOTT
Qct»7rJisio22er ofCarlculture 5T0.ni.-EV U^inBOKTlB
F. E. MILLER, General Director of Exhibits,
State Department of Agriculture, Raleigh, North Carolina
COUNTY EDUCATIONAL, AGRICULTURAL,
INDUSTRIAL EXHIBIT A 31
F. H. Jeter, Director.
FIELD CROPS AND FARM EXHIBITS B 33
J. W. Hendricks—R. J. Harris, Directors.
HORTICULTURE PRODUCTS C 47
Dr. Chas. Dearing—H. R. Niswonger—Robert Schmitt, Directors.
Dr. Wm. Moore—J. A. Arey, Directors.
BEEF CATTLE AND SHEEP D 67
J. E. Foster—L. I. Case, Directors.
DAIRY CATTLE E 79
Dr. C. D. Grinnells—A. C. Kimmery, Directors.
SWINE F 91
H. W. Taylor, Director.
DRAFT HORSES G 100
Earl H. Hostetler—Dalton Swaffer, Directors.
POULTRY H 102
C. F. Parrish—T. T. Brown, Directors.
WOMEN'S DEPARTMENT I 111
Miss Ruth Current, General Director.
BOYS AND GIRLS 4-H CLUB J 124
L. R. Harrill, Director.
Miss Francis MacGregor, Associate Director.
BEES AND HONEY '. K 145
C. H. Brannon, Director.
C. L. Sams—P. G. Craddock, Associate Directors.
VOCATIONAL EDUCATION L 147
Roy H. Thomas, Director.
Miss Katherine T. Dennis—George W. Coggin, C. J. Warren,
EDUCATIONAL DEPARTMENT M 149
Clyde A. Erwin, Director.
A. B. Combs—H. Arnold Perry—E. N. Peeler, Superintendents.
Jno. C. Lockhart—C. F. Gaddy—Horace Grigg, Associate Directors.
FINE ARTS—ARTS AND CRAFTS N 151
Miss Katherine Morris, Director.
Mrs. Wm. Hodges—Mr. Baker Wynn, Associate Directors.
FARM MACHINERY AND TRACTORS 153
David S. Weaver, Director.
HORSE AND MULE PULLING CONTESTS P 154
D. S. Weaver—Paul Fletcher, Directors.
FEDERAL DEPARTMENT EXHIBITS
R. W. Shoffner—Robt. M. Gantt, Directors.
CHQKLES F. COTES
commissionERo OF a 6 RI CULTURE
U3 KIRK SCOTT
State Departments and Institutions Exhibits
NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
W. KERR SCOTT, Commissioner
STATE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION
CLYDE A. ERWIN, Superintendent
NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION
R. BRUCE ETHERIDGE, Director
NORTH CAROLINA STATE HOSPITAL
DR. JULIAN W. ASHBY, Superintendent
NORTH CAROLINA STATE HIGHWAY AND PUBLIC
FRANK L. DUNLAP, Chairman
NORTH CAROLINA STATE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE
STUDENTS' agkICULTURAL FAIR
dEAN I. O. SCHAUB, Director
NORTH CAROLINA STATE COLLEGE FORESTRY
R. W. GRAEBER, Superintendent
WPTF RADIO STATION
RICHARD MASON, Director
NORTH CAROLINA STATE HEALTH DEPARTMENT
DR. C. V. REYNOLDS, State Health Officer
NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
MAJOR A. L. FLETCHER, Commissioner
CLAUDE HUMPHREYS, Scout Executive
Chas- F. Cates & Sons, Inc.
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We invite you to visit our BOOTH and
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