Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland on November 25, 1955 · Page 7
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Ai> inker Assignment: America • • • • • - , 4 Toy Electric Trains Give Grownups Real Thrill, Builder Explains Why Official Of County Chapter Of Red Cross Resigns Position After 13,years service as financial secretary and home service worker for the Allegany County Chapter of the. American Red Prudential Insurance Company. Mr. Regan retired about three years ago. Mrs. Regan, well known through- processing and handling all claims of veterans which went through the local Red Cross office. Before coming co Cumberland out the city and county becausejshe had worked for five years with Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company here; Jack Hill, with the Gulf Oil Company Research Laboratory 1. Red Cross officials said no successor has been engaged. Scarcity of writing material in at Harmorville, Pa.: Mrs. Caroljancient and medieval times often (lt*g U, i. Pal. OH.l ; By PHYLLIS EATTELLi NEW YORK-UNS)-Call -me a hard-headed picklepuss if you will, but I've never, quite understood why grown men are fascinated, _. indeed calloused at the knees, by f toy electric trains. mediately outside the cabinet room. , Women are also train fanciers, Cowen insists, but their interest is more along artistic lines. "They love to do the landscaping—make •Something suspicious about it—'forage out of dyed sponge, and like five-year-old boys liking to' lakes °"t of mirrors and so on." play the stock market. If wives; Whieh P uls women in a proud got half the admiration lavished on;position too. A man may be a rocket-action diesels, I always!railroad-president in his leisure ' - - 'time. But'a woman can be mother nature herself. As for kids? They are the technical reason why their parents are such big shots in the parlor. MRS. GEORGE DRAKE, Chicago, III., «»y«: "My JOU2 jtters luted ordinv? tspirin. They reidily tak. St. Joseph A$ptria For Children. They lik* itl. jrar. otiage fl»Tor." ST. JOSEPH ASPIRIN FOR CHILDREN Toti to Teens A Special Group of — Better Dresses Value* S7.98 to $10.98 On* Lot of • sa'-d, it would be a happier world. Many men have given out with many reasons for their hours sp_ent at- the knuckle couplers and their moody passion for the smoke generator, but none of them seemed, valid. Almost always, men are on : the defensive: ."Well." they . say, "Harry S. Truman likes electric trains—so who am I to be an intellectual snob?" • Or, "I'm a salesman who should've been an engineer, so what's it : to yo'u.?" • \ .'To get to the, heart of the matter, I went to the head of the Lionel Corporation,'Lawrence Coiv- eri,; whose grandfather, J. Lionel Cowen, invented' the"parlor loco- tnotive more than' 50 years ago, and is .now known endearingly as f the '"'toy train tycoon." sLawrence not only has callouses on. his knees but callouses on his hands, from 'rubbing, them against about 55-million dollars a year in''business, and he admits he is prejudiced in favor of small locomotives for big men. •_ ';. • ;,But looking beyond the prejudice, he says,-he has the. answer: ^ j"When a man operates-an elec- •? trie train, he is the complete and entire boss of the project. He is the engineer,. the conductor, the switchman, and the president and trie chairman of the board of the railroad. . ;"Where .else can a man:more effectively'know, and display, hisj own prowess?" I It should also be pointed out; that when a grown man suddenly i has it in his power to switch a I stock car into,a siding and, with! a single gesture, unload a pasture-1 fun of cows—well, it boosts hisj morale. '"As president of the railroad, he can be proud of an efficient stock car operation. As farmer, he. can be gratified at the prompt! delivery of his cattle." ' •If he has had a hard day at the office and is afflicted with jumpy nerves and irritations, a man can imagine that' old blubberhead (his boss) is on a passenger'car arid can proceed to run this particular car off the tracks. Makes him > feel a great deal better, and is .a lot more practical than punching !AN(TA CO \» Y /America's No. 1 Bcaut> blubberhead -in the nose. Authority keeps youthful slenderness, "Rather than being a symbol of not by dieting, but by quieting the mental' immaturity, as you caa : pangs of hunger, see," Cowen insists, "a man's love ! Hc . r slenderizing secret Is a delicious, of trains is a sign of an alert and ca j or j e -^hite bread called Lite Diet imaginative mind." t - . that she eats with and between meals,' ,To demonstrate his point, Cowen to take the edge off her appetite, says that such artists as Arthur Baked without added sugar or fats, Godfrey, Walt Disnev. Yul Bryn- lard or other shortening, Lite Diet is so nor Jackie Gleason/Rov Campa- ' j-^^^ itc ° n - nella and Gypsy Rose Lee. are. Get Lite Diet Bread, todayl It's belter toy train enthusiasts. And . of tasting, better toasting, too. Toddlers Dresses Cotton and Nylon $4.98 and $5.98 Values-.. A lovely selection of 'betttr dresiei for Christmas in all th. -| new materials — Com. in, you >" may find just what you want. LILLIAN'S Girl Shop 64 Baltimort St. -•- , „,..; hOriTIUla Wnlte Her Slenderizing Secret -1 course there is ex-President Truman who throughout his term in office kept a toy train set up im- By the bakers of CRT'S Sof-Spun Man's Waterproof Watch Elgin, Bulova. Only Afl' Ladies' Diamond Onyx frfl. ^i^ • • -. ... 9f Man's Diamond Onyx Ring jf •''-'•' 4|A.iO xpt Maniv. mountmt. f[ff f \ OPEN AN ACCOUNT NOW! RAY 103 lillimon St. Dog "Shoou n Man In Unusual Accident Cue PAWNEE CITY, Neb! - W» — A., : ', stray dog shot » man with a gun intended for use in disposing of th*~— animal. The dog, being transported i» a'.,1 Cross, Mrs. Katherine Regan, Rob-!of her long service with the Red;the. Indiana County. Penna.. Wei- Barger, wife of Dr. N. L. Barger.'led to erasure or scraping off of erts Place, has resigned. ICross, had charge of all Red Cross;fare Board. .;local dentist, and Mrs. Frank Mukone text and use of the material .,»,,«. A j She came to Cumberland withjfinancial records, completed reg-= She is the mother, of five chil-'ligan, now residing in Johnstown.!for another text, with the resultjpjckup truck thrashed around w her husband M. J. Regan some ular reports to the local-board and-dren, Fred Hill, a salesman at'Pa. ithat it is sometimes possible to,much, it discharged the gun lying years ago, when he was assigned American Red Cross and as homejSpoerl's Garage here; Bernard; Mrs. Regan said her resignation:read important older documents;on the floor of the car, and injured here as assistant manager of the service worker was responsible forjHill, in the tonnage office at thejwiil become effective on Decemberiunder more modern writing. rttie driver in the foot. : Baltimore Street at Georf • Phone PA 2-3700 Gifts from Wards say "Merry Christmas" in a big way! 4-GORE "STARDUST" SLIP SwoolMirfwo I.7O Women'J Imagm* .finding so rnwch lavbh frwHng on nwftt- fltamefit royon crepe SHps undemeath yoor tree I Come se« Words Christmos collection today featuring dainty loc« and rryten sh««r trims. 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