Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland on November 22, 1955 · Page 7
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Dial PA-2-4600 for i WANT AD Taker EVENING TIMES, CUMBERLAND, MD., TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 1955 Moving Sidewalk System Studied AURORA, 111. - (INS) .-New ; York.trahsportatoin experts recently 'journeyed to Aurora, 111., to see '-'an underground "moving side""'walk" which could replace Manhattan's congested subway shuttle ^carrying commuters between •primes Square' and Grand' Central "Station. \ . •£ The device, called .a Carvey.or, #5 based on a system used in in- Jdustry to. transport bulk cargo. It Consists .of steel or aluminum cars jnourited'on a'-conveyor belt which "moves constantly. •~ The Carveyor was proposed by rthe New York transit authority to provide more efficient travel. Officials estimate the 2,650 feet trip for the future growth of the area. between Grand Central and Times Square would take only two unin- iites. Use Of Savage Dam Water | al ? Tr yJ?°° st rr\ TJ~\ I A W~T • i I .n * clAV/i3 / O 4>Cl?efOp ^4 rea Explored In Baltimore The possibility of using water from "the Savage River Dam in development of the area between Cumberland. and Westernport was discussed yesterday at a meeting of the Upper Potomac River Commission. Owen E. Hitchins, a member of the commission which operates the big reservoir, said the board is "anxious to cooperate" and that the City of Cumberland and the Board of Allegany Count, Commissioners deserve a great deal of credit for "taking steps to prepare The commission, which also. includes John J. McMullen, chairman; Lawrence A. Fraley, mem- Passengers enter and leave carsiber, and Frank A. Wolfhope, audi- bn a-loading belt which operates at the .speed- of one-and-one-halfl miles an hour. When the cars pass| the- loading platform, the doors close automatically and cars pick; up speed. . tor, .met here yesterday with Thomas B. Finan, city attorney; Gorman E. Getty, attorney for the County Commissioners, and Robert T. Regester, the city's consulting engineer on water problems. Now Is th« timt fo discover these two de- fceious, nutritious loovts. Calorit Counters across the notion will b* fioppy to know Hio> fhty con now get the Famous Hollywood Bread in a Light or Dork loaf. Both of* Calorie -Controlled end baked with. out shortening. Start today with o diet Including these famous Hollywood Breads. light or.Dark FREE! ..„.., -ood Diet and Colon* Guid*" writ* tlfonor Day, Box 1027, Hollywood, Colif THE SCHMIDTS Also attending were Albert H. Hargreaves, director of the" Industrial Promotion department of the Chamber of Commerce, and J. G. Patrick, supervisory engineer for the dam. •• ^ . '•• . Hitchins said the city-county representatives pointed out the need of potable water for any industries and population which may locate along the river, if the area is to become of commercial value. He said the commission took the proposal under consideration and will confer with the Corps of Army Engineers on the plan. Yesterday's session resulted from a joint meeting of the city and county officials on October 12 in City -Hall. At that meeting, it was pointed out that the Savage River Dam, which impounds 6& billion gallons of water, is the best available source of water for future expansion of the Cumberland area, and that the water could be brought to the area of industrial growth by gravity. "•' The decision was reached after Regester reported further development of the Evitts". Creek watershed, which now supplies the city, might not be worth the cost. Luke Local ' (Continued from Page 5) - -. members before a vote is taken. A compulsory Blue Cross hospitalization plan was not even submitted to the' union members, Johnson added, because. a better program already is iri effect. ' Members of the local at Covington, Va., accepted the new contract in vote Sunday and yesterday morning. The local at Williamsburg, Pa.,'will vote today. /; Seek .Beer License,.-... .The Aliegariy''County Board of Alcoholic Beverage License Commissioners have received an application from Wanda- V. Cline/, 332 Virginia Avenue, for a Class D beer and wine license. BRING YOUR FILM WORK to b» dtv«lop«d RAND'S 24 Hour S«rvic» WE SELL FILM OF AU KINDS RAND'S Car. Baltimore and Centra Sn. CONTRAST— Here's the- long and short of it at the Western Specialty dog show in Chicago. .. Evangers Blitz, the .Great Dane, and Fistel's • Sassie, 'a Chihuahua, show, their good 'breeding by remaining friendly- while posing for ;this picture. Marriage Licenses Robert Richard Tarrell, Mt. Savage, and Shirley Fay, Smith, Lonaconing. . .' :":"•'- '-••'' ' '. George Elzie Miller, RD 1. Hyndman, and Wanetta Faye 'Hornick, Ridgeley. ' ; ,. Russell Summerfield, 204 Greene Street, and Beulah Virginia Kerns, Akron, Ohio." ; '.. " .... . r "" Ray. Thomas Izzett, 310 Cole Street; and Evelyn .Louise Hovatter, 711 Princeton Street. James Arthur Mathlws.RD 1, Jit.- Savage, and Gloria Jean Cook, . .. . . Ernest Nixon, Owings Ellerslie. ChaVles :. Mill, and Charlotte Tipka Mcln- tosh, 307 Polk Street.; Raymond Eugene Smith, RD 1, Manns Choice, Pa., and Violet Mae Mitchell, RD 1, Bedford? Owen Clinton McKenzie III, RD 5, Durham, N. C., and Helen Genevieve Huff, RD 3, City. axes Board Of Estimates Tentatively Passes Next Years Budget BALTIMORE tf) — Baltimore's municipal family from the cop on the beat to the may or-would get a pay boost and the tax-payers a :ax boost under the 1956 budget .entatively approved yesterday by iie Board of Estimates. The revised budget stands at 168 million dollars and calls for an 8 cent increase in the tax rate, to put it j»t $3.13. ; The board yesterday added more than $1,900,000 to the budget, with three-quarters of this earmarked for teacher pay increases starting Jan. l. . . The boarci also approved pay increases for policemen, firemen, recreation leaders, various department heads, city councilmen and some 3,600 laborers. Also in the works are salary boosts for the board.itself. The council has final say on the budget. It can cut but not increase the budget. The budget provides increases of $2,300 for councilmen, to put their pay at $5,500 a year. Other proposed increases: Mayor D'Alesandro from S15.000 to $25,000: Comptroller R. Walter Graham $10,000 to $17,500; City Solicitor Thomas N. Biddisoh aiid Director of Public Works George A. Carter $15,000 to $17,500; Council President Leon Abramson from $6,500 to-$12,000. Teachers, police and firemen would get raises of about $400. Jolt Knocks (Continued from Page 3) ner husband to a nearby bedroom where they revived him by the time police arrived. Phillips was working on the flush box and had one hand on the water pipe. As he picked,up the faulty extension cord he receivd the jolt. A neighbor called city police notifying them of the mishap. Indian Raid SAPULPA, OKLA.-On-Sheriffs officers are searching for an avid western movie or TV fan. An investigation into a building fire disclosed someone had s-h o t a flaming arrow into the door to set the blaze. Sense Of Guilt Basis Of Reform RICHMOND. VA.-4ft-The concept which places the blame for juvenile delinquency entirely on parents doesn't ring true to a noted Catholic educator. This philosophy of excuse ignores the possibility that human selfishness may still exist, says Monsignor Daniel T. McColgon, executive director of Nazareth,' a home for dependent children in Boston. He says delinquents must accept some personal responsibility for their offenses. 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