From Extension-Farm News, published by the North Carolina Agricultural Extension Service at N.C. State University, January, 1950.
Horace Layden, Perquimans County 4-H Club member, is shown above following the announcement that he had been declared state winner of the Better Methods Electric project. The picture was taken during the 4-H Congress held in Raleigh.
Horace won the top honor over club members from 48 other counties. His award included a free trip to the National 4-H Club Congress at Chicago as well as a college scholarship.