The Monroe Journal, “The Union County Newspaper—Everybody Reads It!” Published Tuesdays and Fridays—One Dollar a Year. Friday, August 4, 1916
General J.S. Carr of Durham has gone to western North Carolina for the purpose of giving his personal help to the people who suffered by the flood. Congress has appropriated $540,000 for relief work in North and South Carolina and Alabama. It will be distributed under the direction of the secretary of war.