Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland on November 10, 1955 · Page 29
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland · Page 29

Publication:
Location:
Cumberland, Maryland
Issue Date:
Thursday, November 10, 1955
Page:
Page 29
Start Free Trial
Cancel

-TWENTY-SIX EVENING TIMES, CUMBERLAND, MD., THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 1955 Dial'PA-2-4600 for a WANT AD Takw Of 'Multi-Problem' Family Welfare Research Seeks To Rehabilitate Headache By HARRY WARNER JR. NBA: Special Correspondent : HAGERSTOWN— (NEA) —Re search workers are .seeking i this typical city fresh evidence t prove ; that a few families con sume most of'the-money requirec for welfare, health, and socia' work. "Multi-problem families" is the term' Community Research Asso elates coined to describe these problem .people. The research men went on the trail of this problem in St. Paul, Minn., several years ago. Study in St.-Paul disclosed that about two-thirds of the tax and charity money spent' by the community for'health and.welfare work went to .six per.cent of the city's fam ilies. . . "These families had a multiplicity of social, economic, health and behavioral or delinquency problems!" • according to Dr. Gordon Hatcher, director of the CRA pro- jectin-.Hagerstown. "These problems; caused or aggravated each other,' • forming a vicious circle from which the family could not escape,- and which was continued from- one. generation to the next." In some.-cases. 15 to 20 community [agencies in St. Paul were trying to help various members of the same family, without breaking the vicious circle. „• So far,-CRA has discovered that 1,137, families are . multi-problem families;: out of 22,312 families in Hagerstown and Washington County.. That is about one out qf 20, approximately the same proportion as In 'St. : Paul. Now that CRA has discovered that' i.vz few people take most, of the public health and welfare money; ; the-:<>rganization is attempting to ilearri : what. can be done about the-situation.- •" : In"the;Hagerstown area, it is beginning • ; a three-year effort to determine how these ! multi-prob- lem'families can. be rehabilitated. It will emphasize the health problem, "in this study, choosing only families Jin-which there is a phys- icaliy ; disabied member. This .'Rehabilitation project isn't just;an effort to,put another sheaf of\statistics'Jn.'. the files. If it W>rks, ;: it 'will have practical results,' -that :: could prove'very important/or . botlv the multi-problem families-and the cities- in; which they live.: . , :. - ... • BALTIMORE -Wt-The Very Rev. George A. Gleason, S. S., president of St. Charles College for 20 years, died last night in SI. Agnes Hospital after an illness of three months. , .... The 68-year-old priest, who was ordained here by the late Cardinal Gibbons in 1912, was a native of Providence and a practicing physician before he entered the priest- nood. He studied at St. Charles, priesthood preparatory, school, at nearby Catonsvi'lle, and at St. Mary's Seminary -here -and was ordained in the cathedral, here. During- his 20 years as president, St. Charles' enrollment increased 100 per cent to its present 420 students. • In addition to his educational A MARYLAND WELFARE "CLIENT" on her way to seek help in Washington County, where researchers say about one in 20 families who utilize welfare money are "multi-problem' families. Rehabilitation services, Dr. Catcher says, would "more than •ay for themselves, both financial- y and in. human happiness. The goals for rehabilitation of a fam- ly may range from complete or latrial employment and selfsup- x>rt. to improved ability of a disabled person to look after him- elf." : -..•'••••: ..' CRA hopes to. prove .that- re- labilitation ; can' be . accomplished vith these families in three ways: Existing ? resources 'in the 'area would be coordinated by joint lanning. "Psychological strains" vithin the family would be reliev- :d. And physical medicines and ehabilitation techniques that are isually confined to large • centers vould be 'made available in pa- ients' homes. ••...' -. CRA has discovered that Hagers- own and the remainder of Wash- ngtpn County, Maryland, have ,195. disabled adults. Only 130 f them are in institutions, which means:that nearly nine out of ten are staying at home. Moreover, welfare lists show that many of these disabled persons are young Only 60 per cent of them are past the age of 65. SRC Seeks Bids On By-Pass Job „ BALTIMORE UP) — The State Koads Commission today asked for bids on tmildihg part of-the Pocomoke 'City by-pass ; on U.S. 13 in Somerset and Worcester counties. . The wo.rk, on which bids are to be- opened Nov ; '29, includes the grading, drainage arid paving of the approaches to a railroad bridge and grading for a bridge across the Pocomoke River. Aueiided Conference 'Paul L. Stickley,-' 600..North Centre; .Street, 'attended -aTecent three day. conference for psychologists and psychiatrists at Crownsville State Hospital. . ,oh on. • eon' piec« in iron tt r»9 in never .torch or A handkerchief-soft collar that's . guaranteed not to wrinkle or wilt! That's what you get in the Van Heusen Centyry shirt. The collar can't curl or crumple, wilt ^ or wrinkle'.'. . stays fresh and neat through'the'.longest, hardest day. Note this, too! Van Heusen Century shirts-last up- to twice as long as.ordinary shirts, yet cost no more! .". THEY'RE FOR YOU IN WHITE OR COLORS! Van Heusen CENTURY SHIRTS WITH THE NEW. SOFT COLLAR ;THAT WON'T . : ; •WRINKLE EVER! .. and 5.00 St. Charles College Head, Rev. G. A. Gleason, Dies leadership, Father Gleason was an accomplished organist. Death followed a paralytic stroke three months ago and two heart attacks earlier this week. Surviving . are two ,.sisters . jn Providence. [ A pontifical mass of requiem will be celebrated .by Archbishop Francis Keough Monday:at 10:30 a. m., in the college chapel with burial in the college cemetery. Firemen Answer Calls East Side firemen yesterday checked a grass fire 'on Yale Street, while in another call West Side checked a fire at 216 South Smallwood Street when wiring in an electrical, receptacle caught fire. ' .- • Spain's Ownership Of Part; 'Of Colorado To Be Decided SUCCEEDS HUSBAND —Mrs. Dorothy Carnegie will continue the Carnegie Foundation cre- ated'by her late husband, Dale Carnegie,,-author of "How to Win -Friends and influence Peopled" '' : • ' '••-•_• DENVER (INS)- T J. S. District Judge Jean ' S. Brietenstein was faced today with tne dilemma.of deciding whether parts of Summit County in Colorado still belong to I Spain. .. . . . . I The question is the central issue •Jin a $250,000 damage suit brought I by the federal government against Walter and Frances McDanrcl. The government charges the Me- Daniels with illegally taking $250,000 worth of zinc ore out of a mine near the' Interior Departments Green Mountain Reservoir west of Kremmlirig. However, defense attorneys for the' McDaniels contend the land is located in an area not included in the Florida Treaty of 1810 in which Spain and "the United States divided jurisdiction or the region. Woman Named Top Doctor Of Year RICHMOND, Va. W) -— A.-woman, Dr." Mary Elizabeth Johnston, of Tazewell, has been named' Virginia's general practitioner of the year by the Medical Society, of Virginia. Dr. Johnston" was .the firs£ woman ever elected to the' Taz<^ well town council," where she served two terms. -• . : . Colorful Slomach Ache KNOXV1LLE, Tenn. i/B — A four- year-old boy was treated at general hospital for a colorful.. stomach ache. He swallowed a set of water colors. THE MOTORISTS FRIEND - BATTERY DISCOUNT SALE! BE PRESTON E ANTI-FREEZE $0.25 I 39 PLATE—Group I — I 6 Mo, Guarantee. For | roost small and medium i site cars. Take advtn- ffe of-JOE'S low, low prices .now. $5-98 Exch. SET.,'. SAFE ..: •-¥•• ?*•': SURE : AH-.Weather: Anti-Freei« •15 PLATE — CM , Lonr Tjrfle. Sec I JOE and Install I one .of these fine batteries ..t o d a r, and be- worrjr -free ! this cominr winter. . Exch. $7-98 45 ?LATE — Mister Heavy Duty—Group ]. 2t Month Guarantee Tike advantage oMhc.ie low Drlccs and avoid trouble, thli winter. .Easy terms —Convenient payment plan. ILLUMINAicu HEATER SWITCH 55* AT JOE'S - ^W"*^ Rcostat type fc e a it r , switch with variable control • - switch has illuminated fcnub to. in- • form you when heater I is "On." Save at JOE'S.'I HEATER PARTS HOT-WATER HEATER SHUT-OFF VALVE . Prepare your car for winter drlvlnjr now. 49 c HEATER HOSE Replace that old. worn heater hose now. .Black one— braid hose. X.. SC Per Ft. HOSE ' CONNECTOR - NIPPLE Heavy rail re machined nipple for solid connection. 9c $9-98 Exch.. ZERONE Methinol Butt with rast Inhibitor. ' WEATHER CARD POLAR Co triple to urotCo- tlon at low cost. Per Gal. 77* TIRE CHAINS M m 44 colors. Buy So Scaled Beam BULB Wc<t!nghoi!$e . Here Is' (hr headlight bulb thitt will rive that extra lilt of b r'l r h t nrsi • — — , u-hen Irav-rl-' QIIS ln t (he dark JIQ h|fhw»\«. For. ""* 'fi - T o It systems. ___ ,77 K BRAKE FLUID 7 If Pint . Will Mix With Any Standard i*y, • Brake Fluid ' •-*< BRAKE FLUID- Bat. 3oW" ctt (hut worn *•'•$£**'S' or l"""^); yo u" v °4»y »° ^° a the com^ Int ' ""'"' ACCELERATOR PAD Protect your floor mat and keep your foot from slip pin f off of the accelerator u c d a t with anew rubber accel- era.tor. pad; r 6.00x16 PAIR HEATER HOSE CONNECTION" ASSEMBLY . .Complete with nuts & washers for a permanent f n 5 t a I.Iattnn In your radiator hose. 15c FORD Y-CONNECTION 29e MOLDED RADIATOR HOSE FOR MOST CARS 57' Other Sizes at Similar Savings' DRESS UP .YOUR CAR •* DOOR MIRROR S1LVA TRIM Prevents Paint Chinnlni Chrome *"* ron will know when and whire the c»r I, that Is followlnV r"' EXHAUST EXIENXICN Prevent .hat black . carbon smudce rear bumper. \\ &--. USE JOE'S CHRISTMAS LAY- SEE THE FINE SELECTION OF TOYS AT JOE'S >"* R » «** «^ SS?5.^ '"I i^H^-^ 1 $3.00 FULLY EQUIPPED IMPORTED BICYCLE MEN'S AND WOMEN'S RINK SKATES WITH METAL CASE DOWN EASY TERMS $-1^.95 Jlcrf If a tremendoDs TaJue. -Mrn's and Women *• Kink Pkaiw . . . uitli «itple whrels . . . mounted on show m«de nf genuine leather . . .' metal carrj-Inc CMC . Handsomely poli-shed with mcl.il Jalchey and lock. The perfect CHRISTMAS GIFT.' "SUSIE WALKER" 23" WALKING, DOLL iVilh Flirting Eyes EASY TERMS SI.00 Down 0* not confute thlx I a r f f r Dot) vtih » m > 111 r TCalltlnr Dolh uiuillr adver. »!*• » \ II<tfd at h I r h t r *^ * i^*l prlcri. « n m o \ t I t with »Urirtlv« n-»f- [U ireive d r ft i «, trlmmtd with U««. w»*h- «ho*i . , sftckt »nd Mn- • t JOF.'S, *nd TO« c»n •<<« the ennffnlrnl l.ATAWAf ' Men's and L'«dle>' r»mn»j Iniporled-Bleyciei.;. 1 . .Famous for their ll«ht -»>frl>t. roraplpte'wlth three fc»r» . . provldlnn free and cisy 1 pedalfnjr* on all jrradex combtetc wllh'front and'rear brakes . . . be»('quality EnicIWi style uddlc , . . the moit wanted Bicycle (or old^teri .and yaunjrsleri alike . . , - * ....-• THE MQTOfilSTS' FMCND 21 GREAT STORES 173: Boltimort Street Horrliburg.-7-ll So Mork*i bauor« and (bird and Sroad Sis Cailiilt 157 N. HanoY«r Si »a!»imor«. 3117 W (irt«nmoi>n> A»». Chamb«r»burg 59-43 N. Main Si loltimor«,-4]5-419 S Conkling Hanov.r 100 Cail'iil* St. iolllmor*. 3S Shipplnfl Plaet. Dundolh UwUlown. 24 W .Mork»l $1 . : lonco»i«r 24 W King St. Wlnchtittr. Vn., 101 N, louden SI. Wayn«»bor». A W Main St. Front Royal. Vo.. 120 t, M«!n M O^ilyjbicg '» Chomkurtbura Si ' : Harriionburo. Vo.. V N Court Cliiab«lhtown. 34 S Morktl St. Chorl«tr»s»ill». Vo., 107 W Main MOfllniboro, W Va; 127 N Qu«»n St . . Itborttn 7H Cumb Si ALL METAL WASOM CHAIRS $•7.95 <n i u $5-95 lull Jlif all Mrrl ! varan „.. . irml- a(lo raotdrd • , baked on * I Rtrt rnim^l flnNh slick l«oktnr I «a?on for ttnr w (DOWN 173 BALTIMORE STREET - CUMBERLAND, A

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,100+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free