Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland on December 21, 1948 · Page 3
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Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland · Page 3

Cumberland, Maryland
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Tuesday, December 21, 1948
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Phono -1GOO for a WANT AD Taker EVENING. TIMES, CUMBERLAND, Ml).. Police, Firemen Hold Nomination. Detective Potvell Unopposed Foi- Post J, W. Brown and Austin Wai-nick were nominated yesterday for the presidency of the Police and Firemen's Welfare Association. Trio former, a patrolman, is the incumbent and Warwick is a member of the Fire Department.' The organization will elect officers »t the" January 17 meeting in the Public Safety Building, and new officials will be installed at the same session. Detective- Ernest M. Powell received ihe nomination for vice president and will be unopposed. His! election is automatic.* ' Fire Inspector Charles McKearn, present secretary, will be opposed lor the position by Robert Long, also a member of the Fire Department, and Set. John H. Sherry, Police Department, incumbent treasurer will be opposed by .Patrolman , Joseph Stitcher.. Two "trustees of the present ad• ministration were nominated for reelection. They are Patrolmen John G. Powers and J. Carl Stouffer. Other candidates for .positions on the three-man board are Detective Thomas J. See and Patrolmen William Valentine and John W. Snyder and Fireman Vincent Wegman. The membership completed plans for the annual Police and Firemen's Ball to be held December 30 at the State'Armory. . The dance, an informal affair, is open to 'the public. Funds derived from the event will be used to meet ' obligations of the association which pay -sick and 'death - benefits,, to members of the two departments. Ridgeley Yule Program Friday The program for the annual Christmas • party • for children.. of Ridgeley at 1 p.'m., Friday, has been announced.- The Moose Band of Cumberland will present 'a concert and carols •will be sung by the choir of Calvary Methodist Church. ' Speakers,will be Rev. J. E. McDonald, pastor of Calvary Methodist Church, and Rev. Robert Kilgannon, pastor of St. Anthony's Catholic Church. Ridgeley Boy Scout Troop 11 will help direct traffic during the ceremonies. , The Ridgeley Volunteer Fire Company, one of 'four sponsoring organizations, has erected and decorated . the huge tree opposite the fire hall as its part of the program. The Ridgeley Rod and Gun Club, ' Knobley Mountain - Post No. 136, American Legion, and the Ridgeley Lions Club will supply the treat for children. Fire Damages Home To Extent Of S350 An overheated stove caught five to the home of Jack. McArdle, Old Furnace Road, yesterday afternoon and caused damage estimated a: $350. Flames damaged the. living and dining rooms and part of the attic. The Ridgeley Volunteer Fire Company answered the call at 1:30 p. m. and used water from a booster tank to bring the blaze under control. Short Gap Volunteer Firemen assisted. . SALE Odd Lot of LUGGAGE V 4 Large Assortment of ANTIQUES Miller Tours Agency 27 South Centre Street Fhone 1120 Cumberland, Md Bargains 174 Baltimore Street Phone 678 SHOP US FIRST HOUR DRY CLEANING SERVICE AT ANY OF OCR FOLLOWING 4 STORES CITY Cleaners & Dyers • 107 Frederick St. • 8 S. Mechanic St. • 1100 Oldtown Road • 12 Knobley St. Ridgeley, W. Va. /" Shop Until 9:30 P. M. Through Thursday/ (<<? • ' • . i ——^i ^ +*r ^T ' • _ S._ _ _ _• _ ^B. • • B^K ^^ A *^ ^. Santa opens our doors each morning at 9:30 . .. and spends ihe day in our Big Top of Toys — Fourth Floor / Hour-long Organ Recital of your favorite Christmas music Daily from 2:30 to 3:30 and 7:00 io 8:00 • HOllDAY FRUIT CAKE 3# Ibs. of luscious fruit cake. ' T| Get yours today! M.» FOURTH FLOOR "...• FREE GIFT WRAPPING Give her several of our pretty Nylon Sweaters 2.98 Our short-sleeve nylon slipon sweater is a favoiite because c ,lt's lightweight, warm, washes beautifully and dries'overnight, holds its shape always. '' Choose .one for her gift in.white, pink, light blue or maize: Sizes'34 to 40. SPORTS ANGLE..— SECOND-FLOOR Say Merry Cfir/sfmas w/ffi one or more MISTLETOE BLOUSES A. Long sleeve classic blouse with convertible collar and French cuffs. Beautifully tailored by Miss Swank. Green, red, blue/aqua, brown, tan or white. Sizes 32 to 38. __ .• B. Short sleeve rayon crepe blouse' tailored by Pilot. Green, black, blue, maize', beige, white, grey or pink. Sizes 32 Io 38, C Naomi Jean's favorite cap-slee've 'jewel-neckline blouses of San Chu> • rayon crepe. Pink, black, green, beige, white, aqua or blue. Sizes 32 to 38. BETTER'BLOUSE-BUREAU — SECOND FLOOR 5.98 each NEW SHIPMENT! New and Smart . Adjustable Ready-Made Slip Covers Adjustably for Tailored Trimness—Made of Fine Washable Twill—Correlated Colors and Patterns—Reversible Cushion Covers Box-Pleated Skirts—Heavy Cord Welting. 1198 21.98 Chair Styles Sofa Styles WoltccJ tmoolh iKouldcr fit 1 - Cuihton covers 1 ^djuiidblc over-1*p. Bflck fUp conceal* (he trtpct rtnd hooVt. V You'll find little - except the price - to distinguish these wonderful new ready-made ••lip covers from fine custom-mades!' They have the styling and exquisite tailoring They have the same tastefulness in colors and patterns. .Their-splendid fabrics have the same wash and wear resistance. And, 'almost unbelievably, they have the same sleekness of fit! They're available without walling, in lovely stripe and floral designs.. They're perfect'to'mix or match, and the floral comes in ground shade choices of gray, - green, wine, beige and black. . ^ / Elaitic \aptt «rwJ Kookj give th« cover trim tido and back fit. For that Perfect Fit . . . Two-Way Stretch Knitted SLIP COVERS CHAIR STYLES 4.98 SOFA STYLES 9.98 Washable damask patterned fabric in 3 colors . . . sunsec blue, mountamberry wine or 1'chen green. Ideal to either mix ov match. Fit almost all furniture styles beautifully. Double-wear reversible cushions. Redecorate quickly, Inexpensively and satisfactorily for the holidays. HOME FASHIONS — THIRD FLOOR Pleasant dreams Jn our tailored '. Cotton Pajamas Pine quality pajamas . . . full cut with an elastic back waistband, adjustable G ripper extension tub closing. Mnde ol 80 square percale in solid color pink -or blue, striped green, blue or rose with white. Sizes 32 to 40. LINGERIE — SECOND FLOOR

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