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North Adams, Massachusetts
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SATURDAY AFTERNOON, AUGUST 24. 1963 THE NORTH ADAMS. MASSACHUSETTS. TRANSCRIPT NINE Adam* News County Golf Clubs To Be Guests Of Forest Park Ladies For the first lime in its history women of the Forest Park Country Club will be hostesses at Allied Day of the Women's Division of the Allied Golf Clubs of Berkshire County next Thursday at the Forest Park Links. Tee-off time will be from 9 to 11 a.m. with the links to be closed that day to all golfers except Allied Participants. The affair is open to all women golfers whose handicaps are 36 or under. Tom Toskl professional at the Wahconah Country Club who has been giving lessons here this summer to the Forest Park women will serve as pro-consultant and will be fn general charge of the course for the day, Tlie day's program will include the serving coffee and doughnuts in the morning, iced tea, cookies and coffee between rounds and lunch after the tournament with Mr. and Mrs. John Kalisz as caterers. The Allied Division includes the following clubs, besides the host Forest Park group; North Adams Country Club, Taconic Club of Williamstown, Wahconah of Dallon, Greenock of Lee, Mt. An thony of Benninglon, Vt., Stockbridge Golf Club, Berkshire Hills and Country Club of Fittsfield, both of Pittsfield and Wyanten- nuck of Gt. Darrington. Methodist Service In Trinity Church Trinity Methodist Church will have regular services tomorrow morning at 9 instead of participating in the union Protestant Church services, the procedure during the past two months. The reason U that the Rev Robert W. Sansoucie, pastor of Trinity Church, will conduct his farewell service tomorrow one preach his final sermon here. He has resigned to take the pastorate of a federated church in Beth lehem, Conn., and will begin his services there Sept. 1. Briefly Told Joseph Bombardier of 190 Co lumbia St. has returned to his home from North Adams Hospital where he was a patient for medical treatment. * * * Mrs. Laurio ,J King of 145 Friend St., wife of Selectman Laurio .J King, Mrs. Arthur Chenail of North Adams, and Mrs. Albert Ceilings of 34 Walnut St., left this morning for a three-week European tour. Their jet plane will land at Lisbon, Spain, from where the lour will begin. It will include the French and Italian Riviera's, Paris, Lourdes and Rome. Among the highlights will be an audience with Pope Paul VI. Bernard J. Fryc Named to Teach In So. Berkshire Bernard J. Fryc, son of Mr and Mrs. Bernard Fryc of 27 An :hony St. and a June graduate o North Adams State College, has aten appointed a teacher of Eng lish and social studies in th junior high school of the Southern Berkshire Regional'School Distric Sheffield, Supt. George H Daniel announced yesterday. Fryc was graduated from Ad ams High School in 1955, enlistee n the Navy in September of tha year, and entered State Colleg at North Adams when he com jleted his naval service four years ater. He majoried in social stud es at the college. During the summer Fryc has served as program director at the Cramwel School summer camp in Lenox Democrats Discuss Plans for Activities Initial plans for fall and winter activities were discussed at a rou tine meeting of the Adams Demo cratic Town Commitlee last nigh in Town Hall with Chairman Alec J. Strzepek conducting the meet ing. "Budget" Priced Homes . . . te fif Individual r«qtm«- mejih: $7,500: 6 - room itov* baaled jijigU at 27 Alb»r» Sfre«l. Lovily fenced yard, comblni- lion window! and doors, large Vifctian and concrete bai»- ment. Taxei $191. Very naat $7,900: 6 - room with oil Fiof wafer baieboard heat at 3 Clifford Lane. Modern IcTtch- • n, many, many extras, walf- to-walf carpeting, m e f a I combination windows and door* and new wiring. Taxei $!8f>. Excellent condition. $6,500: t?S acr« farm jutt 3 mile* from Ada/ni. Very large horn* with new oil warm «fr heat and arietta n well. Barn with 32 tre-upi. Heui» In need of somf repair. Taxei $462. Needed hare ii a man with "pionaer" ipirii. $9,000: 2 seven - room Tiomet at 13 Easl Hoosac Street. The Income from one horn a ii $35.00 monthfy. The other will give you • comfortable 3-4 bedroom home in a cejv trftt location. $4,000 down U all that ii needed. $9,500: 8 - room ifngfe or 4-4 double at 74 Valley Sfraet. Coal it earn Fteat, extra large ID), nice floors, Taxei $313, Hai possibilities! Signs on all the above properties, Sawyer Boisvert, Realtor Phone Adami 743-0034 A special meeting of the com mittee will be held Sept. 6 and a regular meeting will be held Sept 13, Mr. Strzepek announced this morning. Good Evening! It was surprising indeed to look up yesterday afternoon at the clock in the old Berkshire Mill anc find it operating once again! This morning it still shows the time but of course it's not sounding off. We checked with Owen McAndrews one of the owners, who says he didn't wind it but maybe partner Al Ostroski, who's been doing some demolition work at the site, did. Al was busy at his station last night and didn't get around to commenting despite a considerable wait on an open, forgotten telephone line. * * * The heavy grass and weeds along the railroad right of way behind Pleasant Street, which one can see, from Park Street, have been cub down by the Street De partment Workers in line with the request of the Adams Cleanup Committee. The area looks much more presentable., * * * And the Street Department gave first service to Melrose Street yesterday where a sinking slab of sidewalk concrete had been reported. Not only did that one get fixed, but two others in bad shape were ripped out and replaced. * * * We hear from the bos* this morning that a local man currently paddling his way along Canadian Lakes with the Explorer Scouts of Post 38 is due for a surprise when he returns to town next week. Bernard J. Fryc, the post advisor, has been appointed a junior high school teacher by the Southern Berkshire Regional School District. Town Calendar Tonight ST. MICHAEL SOCIETY. Public whist party. Summer Street Downstairs Hall, 8 p.m. Table and special prizes. Tomorrow ST. THOMAS' CHURCH. Communion Sunday for all girls of the parish. SWEET CORN FESTIVAL, sponsored by the Mountain Club, starts 1 p.m., club rooms, 6 Anthony St. Members and friends invited. EXPLORER POST 56 of St. Stanislaus Kostka parish meeting at 7 p. m. at the home of the adviser, Aloysius Michalenko, 36*1 N. Summer St. All members must attend and new members will be welcome at that time. Coming Events GOLDEN AGE CLUB public whist party Monday at 2 p.m., American Legion Home. ADAMS TOWN LEAGUE organizational meeting Monday at !i p.m., Crescent Alleys, 41 Park St. All team captains urged to be present. Pownal Center Mn. Grace M. tenner — J-VJ4* To Road Closings Unexpected Opposition Voiced at Road Hearing By Helen Renner Pownal Selectmen encountem unexpected opposition from sever al sources yesterday afternoon a ,wo hearings on the closing of separate sections of unused town lighways. The Selectmen signified their ntention of closing a 14-mile section of town highway formerly mown as Town Highway No. 4 in 'ownal Center. The stretch in question directly parallels the pre sent Town Highway No. 4, which runs from the Barber's Lake Roac o the Niles School District, and became superfluous a few years ago when the road was relocates o give a better access and easier maintenance. Property owners concerned by he road closing were Zuron Huse tliss Rose Todd, George Bishop and Mrs. Irene Petilt. Fear Cut-Off The Huse and Todd families ob- ected to the road closing since hey felt permanent closing of the •ight of way would cut them ofi 'rom a right of way to the newly •e-Iocated town highway. Other ibjeclions were reported to be un, •ler consideration, but were not voiced yesterday. The Selectmen told the objectors bat if their final decision, which uust be made within 60-days, was 0 close the road, the affected roperty owners would be given Ignis of way through the section 1 question so that their properties •ould not be cut off from the town oads. The Selectmen made no deci- ions yesterday, preferring to xjstpone action to see what plans ould be made, which might be lore agreeable to all parties con- erned. In the second hearing, concern- ng the proposed closing of the so ailed Hemlock Hill Road or Town liglnvay No. 14 in the Northwest ection of tlie town, unexpected op- wsition was voiced by Ernest Jurdick Jr., who owns a farm tvith some acreage bordering on part of tlie road in question. Mr. anci Mrs. Robert Skripak r lio own a summer home and ome acres of land at the end of road in question, and who were resent to urge the closing of the oad, were represented by Mar- Two-Point Opposition Mr. Burdick based his opposi lion on two points: 1. that if the road is closed part of his lane which now borders the town highway, would then be less valuable since building lots without access to a town road are undesirable ind 2. that once the road is closed the camp owners would then posl the area and townspeople would lose a desirable hunting and fishing location, and also neighbor hood youngsters would no longer be allowed the use of the swimming pool. The Skripaks offered Mr. Burdick formal rights of way to his fields which would be cut off bj the road's closing and offered to extend the rights of way to any purchasers of the building lots in Ihe seclions. They also said fhe> hacl no wish lo exclude local persons from using Ihe hunting anc fishing privileges in tlie area or [he children from tlie swimming pool, but would only wish to keep out undesirable strangers or pre vent the use of tile grounds in :heir absence. The Selectmen again made no decision on the closing, but did indicate tiiat their decision would consider the exchange of ideas brought forth by the bearing. Might Close Part The board indicated they would study the matter further and might only consider closing a part of the road, which is nearly two miles in length and at present almost impassable in much of its course. The Selectmen stated they lad felt closing the road might save the town some money, since making it passable for cars year around would be expensive and entail major construction. Under Vermont law, all interested parties must be informed of the decision of the board within sixty days of yesterday's hearing. The Selectmen headed by chair man Norman R. Strobridge indicated they planned to study the matter further and then send formal notice of their decisions to the parties concerned. A. Coleman Mason and Arthur E. George sat with Mr. Strobridge on the hearing and Road Commissioner Richard Pudvar also discussed some aspects of the situation with the interested parties during the aller- Williamstown News Off!e»: 89 Spring St. Tel. GL 8-5307 Fell School Bus Schedule For Broad Brook, Central and White Oaks Rds.; 8:02, N. Hoosasc and Simonds Rds.; 8:03, Lindley Ter.; 8:05, Vermont State Line (turn around); 8:09, Sand Springs Rd.; 8:10, Broad Brook School; 8:12, Iv. Broad Brook School; 8:14, White Oaks and N. Hoosac Rds.; 8:15, N. Hoosac and Simonds Rds.; 8:18, North and Whitman Sts.; 8:20, Whitman and Park Sts.; 8:22, Park St. and Lynde Ln.; 8:25, Central Schools. , Town Like Hurricane Eye' Quiet After Frantic Night gy, Cole house; 8:08, Nicklein's N ear ly irx) garage; 8:10, foot of Taconic! tr - im d s wer e Trail; 8:11, Bratcher; 8:12_ Bee' Hill and Cold Spring Rds.; 8:13, hall Witten, a Bennington Attor- ey. Also pressing for the road clo- ing was Mrs. Bessie Moore, who ReV. MfS. King Iso owns a cottage and .some —. ^ n i. ores at the end of the road. I 0 bO OP KadlO The Skripaks and Mrs. Moore ated Ihe road used now by hun- ers, and picnickers who usually nded up in their front yards to irn around, and who frequently uilt unauthorized fires, strewed irbage around the lawns and osed the swimming pool the fam- ies have built nearby for private se. Tlie Skripak home was also eported to have been broken into hen they were not there. The rimilies also pointed out certain angerous aspects of the road as now stands. The Rev. Isabel G. King, will be the guest speaker on the 9 o'clock morning devotions over radio station WMNB, North Adams, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of next week. The Rev. Mrs. King was formerly pastor of the Pownal Center Community Church, until ill health forced her retirement last winter. Mrs. King is now sufficiently recovered to conduct Sunday services as a guest preacher in the area and to conduct the ratm jervicrs. Itcntlttbortt Mrs. J. Foster Collins — GArfleld 3-5398 School Drainage Work Progress; Dump Rat Problem It wilt take nearly 400 feet of| water commissioner for whom we all have the highest respect," Robert Berard, village engineer in charge of light and power, is also town road commissioner and is known and highly respected for his devotion to town duties. He often works overtime to care for the wants of village residents. "There's been a lot of comment school has been cut back and the youth groups of the First Baptist land around the back of will be held Monday a school building raised to pre-!G:30 p. m. in the church. On Tues- vent surface drainage to thelday at 7 p, m. the Sanctuary school grounds. Several tapered!choir will rehearse followed hy a manholes will be installed to meeting of the Doard of Chris catch surface drainage. tian Education at 8 at the church The underground drainage; that Eighty per cent of the 200,000- citizen city of Skopje, Yugoslavia, was destroyed in th« July 2G earthquake. NOTICE! J & J TAXI AS OF TODAY WE WILL BE OPEN 24 HOURS A DAY 7 DAYS A WEEK TEL. 743-2222 JAMES 0. DUPREY WILLARDH. HARINS Props. drainage pipe to correct the and many of us fell there should drainage problem in back of.he no reflection upon Berard, who Readsborti Central School and W.!works well for the town," Mr. H. Morse Construction Company,[Perry said. Around Town A meeting of all Ihe members of Ihe junior high and senior successful bidders for the job, ex- to complete laying pipe by The embankment back of the The schedules of buses to the Broad Brook and Central Schools for the coming school year have been released by the Williamstown Public Schools. Beverly Bui The Beverly bus will pick up all elementary school children along North Hoosac Rd. from the North Adams line to Bridges Rd This includes both Broad Brook and Central School children. Elementary school children living on Henderson Rd. will ride the Mt Greylock Bus B-6 lo Ihe Broac Brook School. Elementary schoa children living on South St. and Gale Rd. will ride Bus C-l this year instead of Mt. Greylock B-5. All schedules listed are school-bound. Following are the bus schedules: Beverly bus: 8:00, North Adams line; 8:02, Locke Ave.; 8:05, First St.; 8:06, Henderson Rd.; 8:07, Summer St.; 8:10, Broad Brook School; 8:12, Iv. Broad Brook School; 8:25, Central Schools. Kindergarten Schedule: 11:20 Iv. Broad Brook School; 11:22, White Oaks and Brook Rds.; 11:24, Brook and Henderson Rds.; 11:28, Cummings Ave.; 11:30, Henderson and N. Hoosac Rds.; 11:32, First St.; 11:34, Locke Ave.; 11:40, Summer St.; 11:45, Broad Brook School. Kindergarten; 11:30, Latham St.; 11:32, Spring St.; 11:34, ,lain St.; 11:38, Adams Rd.; 1:45, Luce Rd.; 11:48, Frenier Dr.; 11:50, Colonial Village; 11:55, Central Schools. New Ashford Bus ,,.„, _ ,, . . ,. .. , „ „ „ .. Williams College Art Museum. New Ashford Bus: 7:50, Newj Qn ( , jsp , ay Rre lffj paint ; ngs an line local to Mt. Grey-: Seven scu ipL Ures which are th 8:00, Mt. Greylock, <de- work of ^ ex i,i bi[ors selecte posjt secondary school students) ;| from a large number of Mtri ^ ^_i_ i o.™ M.„,,.,„„, artists and the ljuests of the mu seum last weekend for a pre vie of the .ijow which drew hun Organ Recital At Spruces Park Tomorrow A public organ recital of old time and popular music will be open to the public tomorrow evening at The Spruces trailer park.' ^^ „„,„.„„. ________ An orginal composition "The ' u/ill'iamslown Theater the word Spruces" written especially for " summer » nav j ng been dropped the occasion will be p ayed by the from Willlamstown Notebook Too Much of a Good Thing Can Mar Even Fine Theater By J. GORDON BULLETT THE CURRENT SEASON of the author, Mrs. Eva Lillie. name tl)is year has one It has To be giver, by the i Hammond unusunl j^n in the quality of the Organ Society of Pittsfield, the plays ond a!sQ ^ qua , ity of the concert is scheduled from 7 to tj ^j [h u dm 8:90 p. m. and will be held outdoors, weather permitting. The town of Williamslown was ike the eye of a hurricane last night — quiet after the storm of activity centering around Thursday's night's break al the Howard Johivson Restaurant. In contrast to the gun-point arrest of two would-be safe-breakers which kept police operating at high speed from about 1.30 a.m. yesterday, last night's blotter was' a tolsl blank. No burglaries, no disturbances, no squabbles, no accidents, not even a scraped fender disturbed the peace of Ihe Police Department. The police aren't complaining, in fact they're happy as can be to have a night away from crime. Only one thing bothers them — they're wondering whether they're experiencing the quiet after the storm or the calm which frequently pervades before the holocaust. Exhibit of Area Artists to Extend Through Next Week The annual exhibition of the works of area artists goes into ,1s second week tomorrow at the Oliver's; 8:20, Central Schools. dreds to its opening, Aug. 8. Pinnex Taxi: 7:30, Petersburg Visitors may visit the exhib and Northwest Hill Rds,; 7:55, Sunday from 2 to 5 and next wee Whitman and North Sts,; 8:00,jdaily from 10 a. m. to noon on Central "Schools; 11:30, Hancock Rd. (picking up students starting at Morrison's and continuing up Hancock Rd. and Green River Rd,) lo the Central Schools. Mt. Greylock transportation ol elementary pupils: Bus B-6: 7:40 Brook and White Oaks Rd.; 7:45, Henderson and Brook Rds.; 7:50, Cummings Ave.; 7:55, LePage's; 8:00, Broad Brook School. Bus B-0: 7:35, Sloan and Cold Spring Rds.; 7:39, Sloan and Oblong Rds.; 7:44, Oblong and Hancock Htis.; 7:49, Hancock Rd. and town line; 7:'54, Mills Brook Hollow; 7:55, Hancock and Smith Hds.; 7:57, Jet. of His. 7 and 43; 8:00, Ml. Greylock School. Bus C-l. 7:35, Taconic Trail and Bee Hill Hd,; 7:40, Haskins Farm; 7:43, riding stable; 7:45, Oblong and Woodstock Rds.; 7:52, Scarborough; 7:54, Harmon Pond Rd.; 7:55, Woodstock and Cold Spring Rds.; 7:58, Ml. Greylock School (pick up S. Williamstown transfers); It: 10, Centra! Schools; 8:12, Field Park; 8:14, South St. and Gale Rd.; 8:16, Gale and Ide Rds.; 8:18, Gale IW. and Water St.; 8:19, Water and Meacham Sts.; 8:25, Central Schools. from 2 to 4 p. m. through Aug. 3 Monroe Mrs. Earl Bowen HArrison 4-S44* Bus Hopper Road C-2: 7:45, Hopper Rd.; 7:50, Sweet's Corner; 7:52, Sylvester's; 7:55, Blair Rd.; 8:00, Gale Rd.; 8:10, Central Schools; 8:13, Adams Rd.; 8:15, Hamel Ave. and Hiu-wood St.; 8:16, Frenier and Harwood Sts.; 8:18, The Willows; 8:25, Central Schools. Bus C-3: 7:50, Benlise Dr. and Luce Rd.; 7:53, Sunset and Luce |Rd. (Express); 8:05, Central :chools; 8:08, W. Mnin and Belen Sts.; 8:11, W. Main and Pe- crsburg Rd.; 8:13, Northwest lill and Bulkley St.; 8:15, Bulkey and Norts S[s.; 8:20, Whitman has created the problem, can now he observed running off Ihe hill through the piping. It is n good half inch stream of constant flow. It will emply into the brook on Ihe village-town boundary line. Excavation from the embankment is being dumped over the village refuse heap which still remains 1,00(1 feet from Ihe school. Though a committee was appointed lost Mnrch town meeting to seek relocation of the village dump, no action to dale has been taken. Rats are now beginning to filler from the dump onto the school playground. .Said School Board Chairman Joseph Marchegiani, "We're worried because it won't be long he- fore rnls will be in the school building," Defend Action On Water Shut-Off There has been a lot of comment in town concerning last week's statement that Tunnel Street residents are not given fair warning before their water supply Is shut off. Two days in a row, it was claimed, water was shut off all day with no advance warning. Crosby Perry of Main St. said, "The water has been shut off some eight or 10 times on this street and every time we received proper consideration from our water commissioner. We are upset lx?cnuse we Iliink week's comments reflect on our WHUintjham, Mrs. Austin F. Plumb EMpire 8-2337 Personals Dana and Rodney Bemis, Delbert and Gary Dusten and Johr Wheeier are .attending the Green Mountain 4-H Camp in West Dum merslon. John Hansen of Stafford Springs Conn., was- a visitor in towiv Thursday. Mrs. Grace Newell of Wollaston Mnss., is Visiting Mr. and Mrs Arnold Shippee. Lait Showing Tonight of Henry Fonda, Maureen O'H»ra in "SPENCER'S MOUNTAIN" Alto Philip Carey, Fay Spain in "BLACK SOLD" Coming Sun. and Men. Connie Francii, Paula Prentin in "FOLLOW THE BOYS" Also KIRK DOUGLAS in "THE HOOK" ml North Sts.; 8:25, Central Ichools. Bus C-4: 8:00, N. Hoosac and bridges Rds.; 8:01, N. Hoosac Mr. and Mrs. Harold Tower Readsboro visited Mr. and Mi Donald Shippee and Mr. and Mr Earl Bowen Sunday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Lavanna visited their daughter, Mrs. Be nice Polucci at the North Adam Hospital Tuesday evening. Mrs Polucci underwent surgery Tue day morning. Sunday visitors of Mr. and Mrs Sidney Tower were, Mr. and Mr William Rewa of Greenfield, M and Mrs. Ellsworth Jackson an children and Mr. and Mrs. Wi liam Eastman and daughters o Shelbume Falls and Walter Ba low of North Adams. Their son Stanley Tower of Springfield spen the week-end al home. Rivero-Gonzalez At Garden Tonight NEW YORK (AP)—A power puncher from the land of th Pampas, Junn (Rocky) Rivero o Argentina, tests his wallop kmigh against ever dangerous Jose Gon zalez of Puerto Rico at Madiso Square Garden. Tlie 10-ronnd middleweight bou will be nationally televised ove the ABC network at 9 p.m. EST and will be the last Saturday nigh TV fight from the famed Eight Avenue arena. When boxing re turns to the Garden in October the TV bout of the week will be back on a Friday night basis. 20,000-Meter Record AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP —Bill Baillie of New Zealand bel lered the world record for th 20,000-metcr nin Saturday with time of 59 minutes, 28.6 seconds For Sale in Williamstown 5-ROOM RANCHER 3 bedroom*, central Kent with oil, combination windows »nd doori. Located on * dead end itrtet. **** 16 ACRES OF LAND On Route 7. Includes 5-room house, garage, barn, other outbuildings. Located about 2Vi miles from center of town. Price is right for quick sale. All properties shown by appointment only Call M. C. BROWN Licensed Real Estat* and Insurance Broker In Massachusetts and Vermont ' F. J. BROWN Real Estate DIAL GL 8-363 1 WILLIAMSTOWN Golf Tournament Crowd Shifting, Few Go, Some Come With the USGA Women's National Amateur golf tournament, coming down to the final round today this town continued to be ike a port city with constant influx and exodus of players and spectators. As tournament play continued throughout the week most of the women eliminated in the competition left the area, hut their places were filled by new arrivals. Most motels in the area are reported to he near capacity and restaurants are feeling the results of the crowds of golf enthusiasts. Not even the on-again, off-again uncertainty of the weather this week appeared to dampen the spirits of players and fans. Finals today at the Taconic Club will be a 36-hole match, with the first 18 underway at 9.30 this morning and the second 18 to leave the tee at 2 p.m. Clarksburg Mrs. S. Gushing Lane MOhawli 2-3143 Around Town Mrs. Chester LeStage, assistant librarian, will be in charge of the ibrary next week while Mrs. Reginald H. White, librarian, is on vacation. The library will be open as nsiinl Monday and Thursda lights at 7 p.m. 'ersono/s Miss Susan Frances Daniels ha compteled plans to move to he new mobilehome at the Spruces Williamstown, next week. Las month she sold her house on Rive load to Mr. and Mrs. Robei Neville of Houghton St. who ex pect to occupy it around Sept. 1 Mrs. Kenneth L. Williams re .urned from the North Adam Hospital yesterday with her infan son, Kenneth Leroy Jr. She an Mr. Williams are staying tern porarily at the home of her moth er, Mrs. Waller Braman of Rive load, but expect to move soon t leadsboro, Vt. The infant's pater la! grandparents are Mr. i Mrs. Kenneth Earl Williams o Readsboro. past seasons has been above the standards of moat summer theaters, this year it has been really exceptional, with the hall mark of professionalism on each and every person appearing on the stage, and a like stamp of sterling on the directing. However good plays, good acting and good productions in general do not always mean box of- ice appeal, ami in several cases his season, in'spite of quality, ome productions have not jrought money into the box office. * * * A SAMPLING OF playgoers would seem to indicate that while he more serious works are acceptable in part, the majority of per- ;ons do not wish a steady diet of uch plays. While steak, according o one playgoer, may be noble fare does nol wish steak three imes a day, every day, nor does )ne want a steady diet of caviar. The steak should share the menu with lighter foods, the caviar with more plebian fare. * * « THERE ARE MANY good play- vrights whose works have been gnorecl by the Williamstown thea- er group and there are many good omedies that are equally as good Keater as Shaw, Tennessee Wilams, or Chekov. Because a play s a comedy does not necessarily mean it is not worthwhile. The nanagement of the Williamstown Theater should ponder deeply be- ore drawing up next season's chedule of plays. With seven excellent productions mder its belt, not all of them box "Do You Want" SAND SPRINGS ROAD S-ROOM RANCH 3 bedrooml, kitchen with cab- jnefl, neat baseboard hot water with oil, nice y»rj for children, «n extra building lot. but service. Jult reduced fo $11,500 EMPTY WHITE OAKS ROAD 7-ROOM COTTAGE /-car garage, dining room, au- lomatlc connoclionl, baseboard hot water with oil, and acre of land. Buy and move right in. Just reduced to $9,000 ARNOLD STREET DUPLEX 7 AND 6 Owners apartment, modern VH- chen, hardwood floors, new wiring, new forced air system. Second apartment, stove and rent $28 per month. Owner said sell NOW «t reduced price ef $9500 C.ll A. Scavo Red Estate Broker Dial MO 3-9380 L. Chaput Salesman MO 4-1323 office successes, the Williamstown Theater next week will bring il« summer to a close with what should be a "bang." Forsaking th« serious drama a new musical will be given a pre-Broadway iryout. The excitement of being In on a new "thing" as well as a complete change of pace should bring people flocking to the box office. Advance reports have the musical, "Mr. Booth" a really great show. While I would not want to say thi* musical might redeem Ihe season, as personally I have been much impressed by all of the presentations, it might redeem the box office. It might also prove that the public wants a change of diet every so often, • e * IF THE WILLIAMSTOWN Theater, which has proven itself a definite asset in attracting persons to this area, is to continue it must have the support of the resident* of the area as well as tourists. Area residents can show their support by cueing up at the box office for every performance next week, 100 Expected To Participate In Horse Show About 100 entries from al! over the East are expected here tomorrow for the annual Grange hors* show which begins at the Grange [rounds at 9 a.m. Thirtyt-hree trophies — two of them new this year — will be awarded to winners of the various classes. The event Is given each year lere for charitable purposes. The manage,' of the show !« George Bushey of North Adams and the chairman is Michael Fleming of Cole Ave. CHARITY HORSE SHOW Sponsored by WILLIAMSTOWN GRANGE Member American Herts Show Assn. SUNDAY, AUGUST 25 COME SEE THE FINEST HORSES AND JUMPERS IN THE COUNTRY! 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