The Delta Democrat-Times from Greenville, Mississippi on June 4, 1965 · Page 12
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The Delta Democrat-Times from Greenville, Mississippi · Page 12

Greenville, Mississippi
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Friday, June 4, 1965
Page 12
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12 Friday, June 4, '65 Delta Democrat-Time.* Smith Says Negroes' Potential Must Be Developed a talk lo the local Kiwanls Club. TVA, In cooperation wilh the ernmont will no longer condone easy "For (oo long we in the Soulh have closed oiir eyes lo the far greater contribution which our Negro citizens could mak 10 our agriculture, industry and commerce if they were belter The Soulh mubtlUircctor 1'rank Smith said here the economic po-ilcday. Denial of TUPF.1.0 fully develop tenlial of its Negro citizens if il| to fully sliarc in the expand- tiily to Ncjjroci ing opportunities of Ilic nntion al American economy, 1VA another of denying economic equality lo the South," Smith declared in 1 jcducaled, better trained and better paid. The still undeveloped potential of Negro talent, skill and ltr jlnbor is the great resource still level oped by most of the South. 'FOR MORE lhan 30 years iconic of this area, has been engaged in a resource program which is designed lo provide an improved base for economic development. But no such program can have llie maximum impact as long as one group of citizens is denied an opporaini ty to contribute fully to the productivity of the region. "Southern political leadership is having to reluctantly accept the fact that the Federal Gov denial of political rights," said Smith, a former Congressman from Mississippi, "as well as other forms of discrimination, but full economic opportunity is segmei going to be made available to the Southern Negro only wlien Southern economic leadership acts to eliminate the present waste of Negro potential. "The necessary adjustments and change are not going to be to make, any more than all ;he other changes in race relations have been easy. The sooner they are made however, th» better the returns will be for til ints of our economy. A rapid improvement in economic opportunity for Negroes in th« deep South is perhaps the on* sure way of erasing some of the deep scars of racial conflict which have developed in our region in the past few years." Best Seller Mrs. Christine Emerson, employee of The Office Supply Company, was named May Sales Person of the Month by the Greater Greenville foundation. Lonnic Thompson of the East Greenville Kiwanis Club presents the award ( o Mrs. Emerson as W. G. Kimbrell of Office Supply looks on. (Staff Photo) \ risferv s Campus * Lanier Sykes. daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Conwell Sykcs, 701 S. Washington Avenue, is one of 165 candidates for A. B. de- News grccs at Randolph-Macon Worn an's College on June 6. Miss Sykes is a history · major at Randolph-Macon. Sunny New fabrics on SALE for SUMMER! A fabulous selection of Fashion Fabrics! All color-coordinated in sun-bright solids and many perky prints. All priced so low! Hurry in today! Summer- Bright Pima Cotton Subtle look of luxury in easy-care 2-ply S e a I s l a n d Pima Cotton. Exciting colors! Wonderfully washable] 45" widfl. Delicate Dotted Swiss N e v e r - f o r g o t t e n classic for that fresh pretty look-dress- up to sportswear I Colorful \W,'r cotton. Washable. 45" wide. Shantung- Textured Prints Perfect for blouses, jacket linings, nnd shirtwaists. 54^0 ace- t a t e . 4B'/c r a y o n p r i n t s -- a l l c o l o r mated for you! Machine washable. 39" wide. Colorful Cotton Hopsacking Dramatic color-coordinated p r i n t s and vibrant solids in a bold iOO^o c o t t o n weave! Look-alive solid colors! Guaranteed washable, 45" wide. Versatile Cotton Sailcloth Solids, Prints and Dots in heavy-weight cotton sailcloth -the all-purpose fabric! Washable and crease resistant. 45" wide. 1 See the newest TOUCH SBW* sewing machine .;' . the only machine that doe« all 3 kinds of sewing! Other new SINGER'«ewlng machines from 'SO"! S I N G E R Whali neuforumomvliat S I N G E R tocayl PHONE ED. 2-5413 410 WASHINGTON AVE. A Trademark of THE SIN3ER COMPANY U i f e d In phone book u n d e r SJNOER COMPANY iyii^^ ' £0^^ (^O^ fi^k tt ^ii^li^^lA^^KSS^S Let you live in MOUNTAIN COOLsfiCOMFORT at LOW PRICESI "ihassiS iiii$* ·~^'~'l;.'.'·· ·.:'·"' '. · :'\, ./-.I*'.,' j"V^: ; ;;V^, 1- · -,^- 'i- · .· ;. easy Eour^way it Control panel thermostat, exhaust " a r i d 2-speefl fan NO MONEY DOWN ENJOY SUMR'QUICK COMPLETE CAR COOftHB! now features SPACE MATE AIR CONDITIONER A M E R I C A ' S F I N E S T A N D FASTEST AUTO AIR CONDITIONING NEW'DAMN JET-AIR 3-E-317 FOR AS LITTLE AS 249' PLUS INSTALLATION JC-1 COMPACT 3-E-316 FOR AS $ 9 ? Q 9 LITTLE AS ^^"^ PLUS INSTALLATION PERFECT FOR BEDROOMS $ 138' NO MONEY DOWN-MONTHS TO PAY-ORDER YOURS TODAY! · Installs in minutes · Operates on regular house voltage

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