FFA 21 JUne 1962

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FFA 21 JUne 1962 - County Farm Youths, Editor Honored At FF A...
County Farm Youths, Editor Honored At FF A Convention Thirteen PitUylvania County;Kent White from Spring Garden; farm youths and a Danville news-land Robert M. Pollock, Jr., from paper" editor were honored ""* h ' annual convention of the Vir-jdected to state offices Wednes- ginia Association of Future Farm-;day night Bradner. outgoing ers of America. j president of the Phtsylvania FFA The degree presented to the;Federation, was chosen state newspaperman--W. Marion Saun-i secretary a n d Mayhew w ders. editor of The Register--was j named fifth state vice-president, honorary and is one of several! Meanwhile, the Halifax FFA awarded annually by FFA to per- chapter continued to get rich at sons who have aided the organi- the convention. Yesterday the zation over the years in meet- chapter received a $20 check for ing its goal of "training better .placing third in a forestry con- farmers and citizens. jtest sponsored by Virginia For- Saunders, editor of s newspa-! ests. Inc. per that is circulated widely ini On Monday, the chapter was an area where FFA is a major:given a SI00 check for conduct- farm youth organization, was;ing the best farm safety program cited for his support and en-j during the past school year and coaragement of FFA objectives ion Tuesday it received a S200 and projects for more lhan two!check for having the best public ! relations program. The chapter Roanoke Rapid?.;took first place in the forestry In decades. A native of X.C.. and a graduate of the versitv of North Carolina. ii- : contest last year. he ! David Geiman, Jr.. of Wilson A from a the American Red some has-been editor of The Register!Memorial High in Augusta Coim- since 1040. He came to Danville: ty was elected president of the from Suffolk where he was editor-Future Farmers. Others elected, and "enera! manager of the Suf-,in addition to Bradner and May- swim safety ·folk 'News-Herald. thew. were: One of the 13 county youths; First vice-president. Bobbv VJUt: VI UiC *·-· tvi*»«*.j ^^ --- I * » * ^ -- --- r -- . - receivin" the State Farmer de-! Fowler. Franklin High m South- sree a5» was named the Snuth-lhampton County: second vrce- sv-ie Area's Star Farmer. Tom- [president. Earl Ciirrin. Jr.. Vic- mv Jones of Dan River High'toria High in lAicnburg County: ^chool was predated a check i third vice-president. Charles Mc- and -.va* recognized before thejOwcc. James Wood High m convention as one of the five area; Frederick County: fourth vice- m ' by the Dickey Davis ofjpresidcnt. Sammy Chafin. Rich School inj in Montgomery County; Rmer sixth ming Red as Mrs. the miuee. are ami, to leave'- one-i-TMV^j^rom a^ate as^ia-lHi* "in ^Mecklenburg County-; ' i reporter William Paulett. Black- State Farmer degree is! stone in Xottaway County: sen-!j»TM «£ conierrod on Future Farmers forjtincl. .Larr- Fields, Woodlawn as persons should th Both n l r o l ntv new FFA ar -Monday me -- ·" t '-.-^ T Kni ~ { lhe act ive Friday, .ed:to. Uo per cent ot we ^^i^^P^K.ni.^s so honoredUhe"arm is in pasture, with acres in hay and grain crops and 40 acres in woodland. Principal S. Hall! Griffin- an arson;from Dan of Landon M. Bradner. . typos of livestock are beef cattle. ;il »w .·«...-. - . , " r ^ K^Z-ian^ shin with his father. J. Garnet! Davi,o Max Meadows in Wythe Countv. over 1.000 acres. Most of A by Central;from rviiuei air", »-*»*·«*·»· --»· -- ·- - - · -. * · - - . *sv i r t i i T C rJorlTian - - - - - Jr L T Csborne. Jerry Rey- swine and pomes. JnLJirfpnt nf the Sfds'and Russell Ward Reynolds For uu,m^ ,,,,.. ^11 Ward RjynoWs ror nis ^"^^-^ and William Central',from Climax: Dewej- Rowland the area ^J"^J P^fS Cap.. T.'and Gene Hutchcrsnn from Gret-Dav.s peeved *o^J c f ^. J^g/ M the in-lna^ ^J S ^TM$ ^curren? ^ntionjsided!

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  1. The Danville Register,
  2. 21 Jun 1962, Thu,
  3. Page 9

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