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October 29, 1983

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feg"! Dat| y Herald, Saturday. October 29.1083 Page Three Warriors Mark News Lev! "tniM »,1 ahMrtido Tvronl u«J&? \ Cunningham, Tyrone RD 4, Is a patient In the The Rev p l na i' ft 5 wa £2 dmitted 0(1 Friday, OcOi. return^ L^ a , Mrs ' E ^ ar C. Moore, Tyrone RD 4, have while fiv/nS «f tw ? ,?"* k vlslt wlth manv frlends tfi ey made housp Sc n ^ ar , Allentown. During their visit, they were CwSmSf n t8 i °K y r * ? nd M r s ' Gei »Se Cressman. Fredella Moored visit 58th birthday on Oct. 12 during the iu , Dedication Service t T,^ OUC ii, 8 ' month-old daughter of Tommy and Kathy h Jhl y £ one £ D 4 ' y, as dedicated on Sunday morning, Oct. hk n y »u Rev ' Ralph Eber soie in the Spring Mount'Church of n PMiJ , R , achel is ", ow at home after spending 14 months win ii,S s Hos P |tal at Pittsburgh. She suffers with heart ana lung disease. a«H «! ing the mornln e service, Kr'isteri Sangrey sang a solo and was accompanied at the piano by Jody Frlllng. i Be «!ri y member s attending were her parents and brother, Jason, Joan and Bob Smith and daughter, Amy, of Warriors fnri BMit m £ is a , junlor at Juniata College, Huntingdon. Alvin Tvln dith , Ho " ( i k . Tyrone RD 4, and Tim Walters, a nephew of Tyrone, also attended. «_,,-, Silver Wedding H«I« Fr . lda y, eve ning, Oct. 21, friends and relatives began arriving a the Warriors Mark Grange Hall a few minutes before seven o clock. The occasion was a well-kept secret: Mark tatherman had planned a 25th wedding anniversary surprise Kl M° r , ls P arents . Wilson and Lorma Catherman of Warriors mark RD. Approximately 90 persons were attempting to »S1 P , E voices low and final 'y at 7:20 they were told, They re here." When Wilson and Lorma walked through the ooors or the assembly room they were greeted with a tnunaerous "Happy Anniversary." Hearty congratulations were then extended to the couple as those present shook their Pu as ey attem Pted to recover from the surprise. A buffet was served, and following this they cut the three- tiered anniversary cake and opened their gifts. • T!l ank You " was ext ended to all who attended and helped make the anniversary celebration such a success. Wilson Catherman and the former Lorma Parsons were married on Oct. 25, 1958 in the Warriors Mark Methodist Uiurch by the Rev. Leland Keemer. They went to Niagara Falls for their honeymoon. Wilson is the Postmaster at Warriors Mark and Lorma is an aide at the Warriors Mark Elementary School. Mark is their only child. _. Bike-A-Thon The area Bike-A-Thon was held on Saturday, Oct. 8. It began at 9 o clock and was for the benefit of St. Jude's Children's Hospital. The 24 riders were: Elizabeth Hollenbach, Chrissy Molburg, 1 " J os n Herbster. Cheri McConnell, Kim Sessamen, Douglas Smith, Robin Rudy, Buffy Ellenberger, Julie Heichel, Michelle King, Sarah Black, Phil Maceno, Shane Maceno, Dennis Marr, Kathi Smith, Doug Hoover, Billie Jo Hoover, Darren Hoover, Herbie Houck, Frank Fulcomer, Mike Johnston, Anna Johnston, Brian Lake and Donald Gillespie. The total amount of money collected was $809.47, and the number of miles ridden was 15. Linda Strong, chairperson, thanked Fire Policemen Mark Moore and Greg Murray for traffic control; Larry Strong and Sally Maceno for the use of their vehicles; and Rose Cox, Cathy Hoover, Joanne Nearhoof and Elizabeth Lake for refreshments; and also the many area people who sponsored the children. PTO Meeting The October meeting of the Warriors Mark Elementary School was held on Monday night, Oct. 24 at the school building, Linda Bottenfield, president, presided at the meeting. The Home Room Banner was won by the fifth grade, being represented by the most parents. A fund'raising committee was setup. Sandy Hicks was appointed to serve as chairman. Linda Strong and Christy Lake will serve as assistants. Learning games that had been received through Campbell's Soup labels were on display at the meeting. Please remember to send or bring your labels to PTO for the children's benefit. From Nov. 7 through 18 there will be a display window, in Beneficial Finance, Pennsylvania Ave., Tyrone, of items sent to the school for the Christmas auction. Mrs. Strong's fifth grade is entered in the commercial contest sponsored by WTAJ-TV 10 and the Boyer Candy Company of Altoona. The commercial was taped on Thursday, Oct. 27. It was written by Kristen Sangrey and Scott Hicks and will appear on Action News For Kids on Fridays at 4 p.m. and Saturday's at 12 Noon. There are three children appearing in it: Kristen, Scott and Todd Ferner. Watch for them! And we hope they win the $250 prize, too! A nice turnout by the parents was appreciated by the teachers. Parents are urged to attend the Monday, Nov. 21 meeting and auction. Plan now to come and bring your admission gifts. Capping Service Mrs. George C. Lake, III, the former Kristy Snyder, attended the capping service of Julie Rice, a second-year nursing student at the Altoona. Hospital, Wednesday, Oct. 19. Mrs. Lake taught Julie when she was in the second grade at Lincoln School. Julie is the granddaughter pf William Glenn and the late Rosella "Posey" (Burwell) Glenn, a former Warriors Mark girl who graduated from the Warriors Mark - Franklin High School. Julie's other guests were her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Rice, and her sister, Jill, of Tyrone, and Helen Glenn Hess, her aunt from Tyrone. The capping exercises were held in the auditorium of the School of Nursing in the Altoona Hospital. Fire Police Active The Warriors Mark Fire Police met Wednesday evening, Oct. 19, with Captain Stanley Behrer in charge. A moment of silence was observed in remembrance of Orval Kauffman, who was a member of the fire police. The activities committee reported three emergency calls; one detail in Tyrone during the Fred Waring ceremony; and one traffic detail in the Warriors Mark area for the Bike-A- Thon. Advance details.for October and November include the Halloween Party at the Fire Hall Friday evening, Oct. 28, and a parking detail at the Warriors Mark Methodist Church for the annual church bazaar on Nov. 2. Quartermaster Mark Moore reported the new handicap parking signs have been received and are under construction to be used as needed in community activities. The unit sent a contribution to the Spring Mount Church of the Brethren in memory of Orval Kauffman. The next meeting will be Wednesday, Nov. 16. Coffee and donuts were served following the meeting. Lions Host Halloween Parties Lion Club members Jim Henninger and Frank Hansen [Good service, \good coverage, \goodprice* That's State Fa insurance. STATE FARM INSURANCE (£/ Ttf t:Q9 *•*»• JIM HOOVER Iniurgnc* Agvnty HlW.ltthft, Tyrone worked feverishly 16 decorate the Grange Hall In time for two Halloween parties this week. " Corn shocks, pumpkins, witches and ghosts were all In evidence to create an atmosphere of autumn and fun Tuesday evening for the monthly Lions' social. Costumes Were judged and prizes presented for the scariest and most original in adults and children's class. Games were played and prizes awarded to all the children. The Lions-sponsored Cub Scout Troop 104 also held their Halloween Pack Meet at the Grange Hall on Thursday evening, Oct. 27. Achievement awards were presented and games were played. All Scouts and many parents were dressed in costumes. The parents tried to guess the Scouts identities as they paraded in white sheets and their own special paper bag mask which they made at the previous Den meeting. Trip To Europe On Tuesday, Sept. 20, Mrs. Jerry (Freda) Seeger, Warriors Mark RD, left State College in a limousine and drove with others to the JFK Airport in New York to catch a 747 jet to Europe. Her husband, Jerry, a Master Sgt. with the 112 Air National Guard of State College left Aug. 10 and returned Oct. 5. He was on a training exercise in Denmark and Italy, but was given time off to see the sights. Jerry met Freda at the Rome airport in Italy. They toured the city for two days. The saw the Sistine Chapel, the Vatican, St. Peters Vasilica, the Colosseum, the Roman Forum and. many other sights. From Rome they went to Florence for a day, and from there to Ferraca and Venice. By Sept. 26 they had arrived in Salzburg, Austria. They toured Bergestgarden in Germany where Adolf Hitler had his summer retreat. They had to take a bus on a "one-way" lane up to the Eagle's Nest. Their next stop was in Zurich, Switzerland. In both Austria and Switzerland, they enjoyed the beautiful Alps. From Switzerland, they returned to Rome. Freda said she saw many things and had a wonderful time. There were six wives and one husband who joined their mates in Rome. The group remained together during their travels through Italy. Only three couples went on to Switzerland. Freda said the water in Europe tasted very bad so they drank mineral water. She saw only three women wearing shorts and no halters. The only place she saw slacks on women was in Italy. - ,. . "The traffic is so fast it is scary" Freda said. "People ride mopeds, bicycles and motor-scooters and need no license." They saw few accidents but Freda did not know why they didn't see more! They drive at 50 mph in the middle of the city and there are no white lines painted on the streets. Women rode as many cycles as the men, and many were dressed for work. In Italy they saw more beggars than any other area. Some were women with babies tied to their backs, and some beggers with legs missing sat along the streets. Freda enjoys crystal, and before she arrived Jerry bought her a beautiful crystal bird in Denmark. She found another bird, a bell, and a pair of 18 carat earrings in Italy. In Germany she bought a Hummel figurine, Christmas decorations and crystal candle holders. Switzerland was the most expensive country. Freda noted. In Germandy, the cows are highly decorated with flowers when they bring them back from their summer grazing in the mountains. The fruit is large in Germany, and Freda particularly mentioned the pears, apples and grapes. Shoppers are not allowed to handle any of the fruit: They must point out choices to the clerks. Ice cream is very rich, and ice cubes are very hard to get in a restaurant. . Houses and barns are given excellent care. The barns look like the houses, with flower boxes located everywhere around the buildings. There are few radios and TVs. Freda saw only two TVs. The shops in Germany open early in the morning and close in the afternoon. At 5 p.m. they open again. People eat their supper at 8 p.m. Raw chicken is never placed in the store's display cabinets. It is always cooked and ready to be eaten. "It was a wonderful trip," Freda said. She enjoyed it immensely. She added, but this reporter could tell by the sound of her voice that she was glad to be back home again. At 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 30 Freda said eoodbye to Jerrv and boarded the plane for New York. When she arrived it was 3:30 p.m. (our time). What appeared like four hours was really eight. It took her several days to rest up from the "jet lag" feeling. SHE'LL BE SIX - Renee Yvonne Patterson, daughter of Dan and Mary Patterson, of Tyrone, will be six year's old tomorrow. Jon, her brother, will help her celebrate. Grandparents are Yvonne and Marlin Patterson, 601 W. 14th St.; Ida Wolfe, Pennsylvania avenue; and Blaine Wolfe, Cottage street. Her great grandmother is Dora P. Rush, of London, England. FIRST BIRTHDAY Jeremy David Waite, son of Linda and David Waite, of Tyrone, Is one year old today. He is the grandson of Madeline Walls, of Tyrone, Barbara Murray, of Warriors mark, and Eugene Waite of Tyrone. His great grandparents are Mrs. Viola Gensimore, of Largo, Fla., and Eugene Waite, of Water Street. A party will be held in his honor. EIGHTH BIRTHDAY Jeffery White, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeff White, Tyrone RD 2, will be eight years old tomorrow. His grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. King White, of Tyrone, and Mr. and Mrs. Roy McCaulley, of Bellwood. Why is it that we'll take advice from a perfect stranger, but ignore our own conscience? Like a good neighbor, St$te F$rm is there. Slate Farm Insurance Companies t Home Offices: a^pminatop, 'Hingis CHRQNIC |j Chronic complainer? live constantly by the theory that if 9 thing is different, it isn't right. HE'S ONE *- Jerrod Scott Emigh, son of Scott and Susan Emlgh, of Tyrone RD 4, is celebrating bis first birthday today. His grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Cushion Jr. and Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Emigh, all of Tyrone. His great grandparents are Mrs. Mildred Wertman, Mrs. Matthew Cushion Sr. and Mrs. Carl Emigh, all of Tyrone, and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Shawley, of Grazlerville. His great great grandparent; are Mrs. Margaret Wertman and Mr. and Mrs. L.B. Cunningham, all of Tyrone. A party will be held, in l)U honor. THE WINNERS — Winners in the Adams School Positive Pumpkin Parade costume contest pose for the Daily Herald photographer. Left to right, front row - Amy Anderson (kindergarten), happiest; Brian Meyer (second grade), funniest; Stacy Moore (second grade), scariest; back row-Dennis Myers (fourth grade), most clever; Cheryl Wheland (fourth grade), most original; Donna O'Brien (sixth grade), most creative. WELL -- Workmen begin opening Tyrone's water well field this week along the "Cinder Path" near 17th and 18th streets. It is hoped that when the wells begin producing they will effectively augment the reservoir water supply in the event of another long, hot summer. '•. DONNA GORITY for BLAIR COUNTY COMMISSIONER The County Commissioners are responsible for funding and overseeing many of the Social Service Agencies in the county. DONNA GORITY has much experience in the human services field. DONNA GORITY: —graduated from college with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education. —was one of the originators of the YWCA Women's Resource Center in 1978; she has continually served as a member of their board and as a volunteer. —serves as Vice President of the Altoona Hospital Family Planning Advisory Board. DONNA GORITY: —is past President of the Board of Directors of the Penn Mont Academy, a licensed private academic Montessori preschool —helped to organize the Domestic Abuse Project and serves on their Advisory Committee and also as a volunteer. —is a member of the Penn State Extension Family Living Advisory Board DONNA GORITY; —is married to o disabled Vietnam veteran and has two daughters met. -has done advocacy with many agencies in behalf of people in need —cares about people and want* to insure that their needs are being VOTE FOR DONNA GORITY FOR BLAIR COUNTY COMMISSIONER