Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland on December 21, 1948 · Page 12
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Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland · Page 12

Cumberland, Maryland
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Tuesday, December 21, 1948
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TWELVE ' EVENING -TIMES, . CUMBERLAND, • MD., TUESDAY, DECEMBER 21,. 1948 Phone 4600 for a WANTjAD ."TaJver One Word Led To AnotBier *•'**• * * * * * * Don't Open Until Christmas By ARTHUR "BUGS" BAER »'there's anything prctUcr than rise at sundown and. set at dawn. You can thread a needle from WiishlnBion Square- to central Park With every .ant nipping a bundle along by'sheer insect force. • The motor ears are locked bumper to bumper and parenthesized fender to .Tender. There are no trucks on Fifth Avenue.' The lady drivers are too tough for them'.. The big bus lines crawl along like they were' wounded. They are traveling museums with a face for every I postpone my first rule ot health. happiness and the pursuit or Jond- ul locked salmon, "Never carry a bun- injdle by the string:." Flllh Avenue nt twilight 1 novcr| rj . om .^ ot i icr ^ c O t the street. inw It on -n picture postcard. The double-yolkcd electric bulbs with mittens on. r It's an illuminated ant village This week we almost approximate Omar's yen to wrap up. the works and pack, it to another address. We now know why Longfellow's pro- tege marched up the Alps bearing that banner with the strange device. window. Every bundle is six-corn- ] He was picketing the excelsior fac- ered. Four of its own and two el-1 tory. bows. i Pedcst.rln.nlsm indoors is'more prc- Moat of thi: c'livl.simns pnckfiRlnif |carious than iinkle excursions wlth- is by old reliable Shanks' Man.-. It]out. We keep tripping over carefully is'the only time of the season that!hidden bundles. Home, sweet sublease, looks like the complaint department- ot n young- curiosity shop, You know Christmas is the time when we all give freely and accept generously, You never saw such swapping, sight unseen. We think the apex .of retaliatory optimism is reached when your husband holds up a mysterious gimmick by the handles and says, "Just what I wanted," without knowing 1 iwlmt It is. ' Thrit's '.lie ussiince of nrmlstlccs ion earth and refunds to customers. It Is a beautiful thing to be re- membered on Christmas Day. And overlooked on December fifteenth. I used to root for a'white Christmas until that blizzard of last winter. First time in my IHe I reached into my money pocket and got snow. For Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, we wish you happy shopping and merry bundling. O'Jfl Perfume 1 When Howard Carter opened the tomb of King Tutankhamen, he found ninny rich cases holding perfumes still eluslvcly fragrant a.ter many thousands of years. 1314 Hercules Company [Employes Given Bonus •' The Hercules Powder Company has given year-end bonuses of one to two weeks pay to 314 employes of'the Pinto .plant, James Harr, officer manager, has announced.. Approximately 295 to work at the plant for a year or more received the equivalent of two weeks pay nnd 20 with between six months and a year's service one week's pay. The Board of Directors In Wllm- infitbn, Del., has voted the com- pensation each year^sinc^.r;l939 . for the approximately .->28. plants in. the system. ',.._'"." |v£, For Fast FircJP Portable,", hand" -fire' extinguishers generally are. 'carried.. by; 'fire engines so firemen can extinguish small, blazes quickly and.-:efficient- I.V-- .. . • • ; < . Coast Guard ice' breakers plow through ice by breaking -it with the weight of specially hulls. • • Ul SELF-SERVE 'DEEP CUT RATE Corner Baltimore and Centre Streets Candy for Xmas 5 Ib. Xmas Box ASSORTED CHOCOLATES Cholc* chocolat* with many Jiuortod dc- liciouii center*. P»cl*td In a bunutlful holiday box. At the lowcit prlc* ever. vr*/"{ if/i 8-lite Xmas Tree lite Set *1.15 Extra Bulbs 2 for 15c The Popular Gift CIGARETTES ^ In Xmas Cartons Cim«li, -Lucki«i, Ch«»t«rfi«ldi, Philip Morrii, Old Gold,- Kool, Raleigh, Pall > M*I1, Rcg«nts, »nd oth«r». $1-52 Only 1- I tlaf T " CiS ar . 0 e pt. Regular $1.98 Official .Lowest Price j in' Town His Favorite tobacco Prince Albert, Velvet, Half ( Model ;lb. can Xmas Wrapped Half, Grander, for the P/pe Smoker Beautiful Pipe Rack & Humidor Holdi 6'pipe« and to- ff*. QO tiacco, felt ba»c cov- ^f£i7O ered. Chooie from 6 ' ^L Give a Fine Lighter Ronson 'd*? Regens Windproof, $1.50 Zippo .V.$3lOO; Gold Ladies Park,.$1.00 . Give Cigars for Xmas 'El Verso, Phillies White Owl, La Palina| Roitan, Cinco $2' 29 Box of 25 ,__^ $ 4' 5 ° Box of 50 •El V«r»o and L« Pfclinn. available only in boxei of SO. For Xmas Famous Make POCKET WATCH D < pendablt, f u*m.n- te»d, gift boxrd, Whil» the/ tut. Famous Royal Hunter CIGARS Football SI .69 Special [Whll« Thty L»»» $1.14 ^cv S2.23 Plastic Toy Washing Machine Special OO< '•'/,'• 2.00 G/ve her a new WALLET Genuine leather-with coin purse, and pan Ch oleo of « «. A *. colori. Xmas Pipe Special Regular $5,00 Unique Aluminum Pipe A clean, cool smoke. SJ.49 4.00 While they last. .7'•"»:'. i •orej Evcrsharp's Wahl Ball Pen only $ 1.00 Eversharp's\ Symphony Pen .$5,00 ^Eversharp's Symphony Set.. $5,75 Parker "51 "Pen.... $12.50 LParker "51" Set .$18,75 Special Sale $3.50 to 57.50 Values Dunmoor Imported •• BRIAR PIPES Finost imported brUr. Revolutionary new typ« jcrew bit. Your choice of ill favorite «tyl«. While they l»»t. $ Old , Spice TOILET WATER For Her for Xmas Elmo Honey Ladies' GIFT SET, $2*75 For Him For Xmas Wlllifms JCmos Gift SHAVING i " 1.25 Jergens Ladies' IT'S THE TRULY PERSONALIZED GiFTI MENNEN'S M$p's Set An ideal gift for GIFT SET only Reyuldr'7.50 3(-Piece Two-tone «'DRESSfefc SET in gorgeous useful plastic boxes Xmas Cards box of 21 cut to ... Consistis '-of" eomb. 7 bi-ush 'and. hand mirrtr. Beautifully boxed. Colgate & Palmolive Xmas Gift PAN-CAKE*MAKE-UP SET ...contains MaxFaciorHol- /ji'^oo^Pari-OkeMake-Up, Powder, Rouge and Lip- itick in Color Har- 5^50 mony for her type. T3 ; . . • •. • flat tMX In rich pink, this plastic box b/comis a useful boudoir case. VANITY MAKE-UP SET... co n tai ns a M axFaclorHolly- wood loose powder Vanity, 3 Lipsticks for her rype, and matching cold-fin-»_.-. -ish Lipstick Brush. 11 flltl UX This cream and gold box btcomtl * gorgeous jtwtl Case. • Shaving Set m*'i Old att* 5 \ck f After $ I AA LUU VARDLEY Shaving SI .10 Bowl I A Useful and'Economical Xmas Gift " A ; ^i ; i'k ;v$¥ r ' p ? ^®w•A-f^..- : ^* ; ALARM; «-« Qlft nnd - DEIUXE MAKE-UP SET... Conrains'Pan ; Gike'Make- " Up, Face "Powder, Rouge,. Lipstick, Skin Freshener, »nd Cologne . . , $O50 t f . , fl»J l«^ I I • Tan attractive blue box with gild and-whilt dtfign becomes n-tharirtikg tub-some oj trays. COLOR HARMONY MAKEUP SET...contains the famous MaxFaclorHollywood color harmony ensemble of Lipstick for her type «i . P/tfJ lax This decorative rid box is ideal for cigartt'tt!, candy orjutl ihil and that. Gillette Razor, Gillette Super Pah Razor Blade A, A Real Gift To Bring Home Regular SI5.95 Electric Heater to? Fully approved and tested.' S/g .951 jjt • Cut to. "JTK— Regular $4.10 Aluminum Case Electric Hot Plate Fully approved and tested. Electric Iron f an ideal CUT TO | Xma$ $Q'?8 ffl» Gift Jm Stuffed Animals Large .variety of differ- C I ^8 ent animals. Many at- I , 'tractive combindtions of * colors. . and up *!***** mi &m re-yf* iS&til A Gift for Evcryonc_jatjRAND'S.

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