Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland on November 25, 1955 · Page 22
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FROSTBURG-K E Y S E R frostburg-GeorgesCreek AAVW Meets Announced And Tri-State Area News (22) Evening Times, Friday, November 25, 1955 Westernport Bon Listed Contrary To State Law •: WESTERNPORT — The agree ment of the Town of Westernpor to sell $374,000 of bonds to Thack art Grant and Company of Phila delphia is contrary to state law on two points, according to an opin ion of Horace P. Whitworth, town attorney. The matter was discussed at the regular meting of Mayor Okey.E. Michael and Commission ers Wednesday evening. The agreement provided that the town receive 95 per cent for each $1,000 bond, and that the town pay an interest rate of 3% cents interest and that the issue must be paid for in 30 years. It also provides that the town can recall the issue in five years, should Westernport find it advantageous to refinance the bonds at a lower rate of interest. A letter from Whitworth stated in part: "The offer made by the bonding company to purchase the bonds from you at 95 per cent of . par cannot be considered in view of Section 34 (2) of Chapter 423 of the Laws of 1955. This section, in so many words, prohibits the sale of municipal bonds for less than par and of course no lawyer could certify that the proposed agreement is not in violation of the law." .••'.. "Second, another 'objectionable feature is that they characterize the bonds which you issue as general obligation bonds. This is not actually correct." "With the limitation on the taxing power .of; the Town 'now prescribed by its charter. The town cannot be so described. It could be set forth-in the bond ordinance that within the charter limitation the obligation to levy taxes exists but this is different from stipulation, as they do, that taxes shall dAgreementCDA. Receives New Members At Mt. Savage be levied sufficient to pay the bonds as they come due." "Only submission of a change in the town charter to a vote of the •egistered voters could change the existing laws in this respect and in my view, such a submission would have very little chance of passing even if you considered the same advisable. I do not think such a change would be desirable and in any case would take abou two months to bring about." "The only thing I can advise you to do now is to take the mattei up with Thackart Grant and Company, explain your difficulties anc see if they can reconsider their offer to purchase with the existing powers of the town. With the money for the sale o! jonds the town proposes to burlc a filtration plant on Westernport rlill and a storage tank on the new Bruce High School grounds to provide sufficient water at all times 'or the school and the people in :hat area. The other bid the town had was 'rom Alex Brown of Baltimore for 33 years at a 3% per cent and they pay less than par which would pay 98 per cent. Besides the using of the money on the two projects, $116,000 will be used to pay off existing bonds due next May. Mayor Michael stated he con- .acted a representative of the Thackart Grant and Company who will submit another proposition to he Mayor and Commissioners at heir regular meeting Wednesday at 7:30 p. m. : Brief Mention Mrs. Robert Walker, Mullen Avenue, Luke, is a.patient in Potomac /alley Hospital, Keyser. Mrs. May Dawson, Green" Street, s ill at her home. F URN ITTU RE. MODERN AND TRADITIONAL FURNITURE . . . LAMPS .'. RADIOS . . .TELEVISION . . APPLIANCES . . . BEDDING . . SPAC! HEATERS ... KITCHEN CABINETS AND SINKS . . FLOOR .COVERINGS 25 EAST MAIN STREET • FROSTBURG TELEPHONE 65 MT. SAVAGE — Court Theresa 557, Catholic Daughters of Amerca, held a reception of new members in St. Patrick's hall a recent ivening. Mrs. Margaret Walsh and Mrs. Mary Jickel were in charge of arrangements. Four new members were received into the court. They are Mrs. James Weimer, Mrs. Anna Gaughan, Mrs. Edward Winebrenner and Mrs. Juanita Watkins. Reinstated members were Mrs. Patrick Sullivan and Mrs. Mary E. Blank. Rev. Michael S. Smyth, chaplain, was a guest. Following the recep- ion, refreshments were served. Court Theresa will sponsor a social today at 7:45 p. m. in St. Patrick's hall. Brief -Mention Miss Margaret Ann Campbell, Baltimore, is visiting her parents, Vlr. and Mrs. Matthew Campbell. Mrs. Anna Baker, Wilmette, 111., s visiting her father; Edward V. lenckel, and other relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Clark have returned from a wedding trip to Miami and are now residing, at 133 'ark Heights, LaVale. Mrs. Clark s the former •• Miss Mildred Reagan, daughter of Mrs. Leona Rea ;an. Mrs. Vernon E. Diehl is a medical patient in Memorial Hospital, Cumberland. Mr.' and Mrs. Albert Brown and daughter, Denise, and James Sulivan and Miss T6ni Lakitis, Bal- imore, returned after visiting Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Sullivan. < Joseph Winner, Baltimore, is vis- ting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Aloysius Winner. St.. George's Episcopal Church leld a 500 card party in the parish lall with Miss Mary Bird Graham as hostess. Prizes were won by Mrs. Isabel Fair of Cumberland, Mrs. Pauline McDermitt, Mrs. Jos;ph Malloy, George Graham, Joseph Malloy, William McDermitt and Mrs. Elsie Sweene. James McKenzie, five-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. James Mc- ienzie, Columbia Avenue, is a patient in Sacred Heart Hospital, ""umberland. The child suffered a knee, injury while playing hr-the yard at his home last week. Practical Gifts Men, Women and Children Holmes & Company • LONACONING • Santafe jMM catching 40 wm)u...b«* on-lMr-toot - shoppers am catching big vak>«s or aw gnat ^ Samsonik) pcB-Christmai Jabjlea. Come in todojr and 100 ho* peaceful and oasnomtad Chrixmo* gift-sfcopptog aa* b«, win* you b*y *• m Smuiitoi Samoata cage* aw luu.lrfil) ftwd vri* tmriow fcJb~a_.ko«» ma+*amnHmg t»o« tods Ihat sao* pop open acokW tofty. /W (Son stonmg "better-ltaB-leodier" toahos b Somonite'j •adem catan datf tmfn and iOiHt, «*p» dean witfc a damp .do*. $17 JO Samsonite l«o* **••• < Frt-CfcriiMMi . M*JO Jubilee VWCm. ....... _____ $l«.»0 Mm* Tw MMr ------ Sll.M hAno. COM ..... ------- $17.10 MtA'i O*k Wppw... $1».JO r .......... $17.10 Hosken Jewelry Store 22 W. Main St. Phone 473 Frostburg Jegion Dance Slated LONACONING-Jaraes P. Love 'ost 92, American Legion, will hold a dance from 9 p. m. to midnight .vith music by Jimmy Young's "Nu- ones," a five-piece orchestra. jegionaires To Meet PIEDMONT—The regular meet- ng of Kelly-Mansfield Post 52, American,L,egion, will be, held today at 8 p. m Bible Class To Meet WESTERNPORT - The Baraca Bible Class of First Baptist Church will meet at the home of Mrs. L,ottie Dancer, 114 West Fairview Street, Piedmont, today at 7:30 p. m. FROSTBURG — Announcements of group meetings were made at the Frostburg-Georges .Creek AA UW executive board meeting held at the home of Mrs. George Graham, Beall Street, Monday. Miss Gertrude Williams presided. The international Relations Group will meet at the home oi Miss Williams Monday at 7:30, when a panel and members wil discuss "Ends and Means of the American Foreign Policy." A program on glass will be held for the Antiques Group January 24 with the manager of the Queen City Glass Company as speaker. In conjunction with the program, an exhibit of old glass will be helc at the college. Attendance at the symphony anc "The Messiah" was reported by the Music Group. The group is as-> sisting with the Christmas tree lighting ceremony, the planning of which it is spearheading. The Educational Group reported the story hour at ^.he library is doing well with college girls in charge. The library received 200 new books from the library extension in Baltimore. • A Social Studies -meeting is scheduled for January 31 at the college. Mrs. John G. Cook wil speak on Norway, with people in costumes to illustrate the dances. On December 12, the Recent Graduates Group will hold a Christmas party at 7:30. Each member is to bring two toys to be distributed by the health nurse. Also there is to be a display of Christmas ideas by each membed. The meeting will be in the social room of Salem Reformed Church. The group also has charge of the general meeting of the AAUW in January. One new member, Mrs. Geralc Reeves, was announced. Formerly of Lonaconing, Mrs?~'Reeves, a graduate of Western Maryland College, is residing in Frostburg. Others present wer* Mrs. H. Re ford Aldridge, Dr. Laura B. Har ney, Miss Ruth Sherman, Mrs Joseph Kruson, Mrs. Virgil Atkin son, Miss Jane Grindle, Miss Vir ?inia Neff,' Dr. Hazel Ramsey Mrs. Harold Lancnster, Miss Grace filer and Miss Mabel Myers. Thanksgiving Program Held PINEY PLAINS - The annua thanksgiving assembly was held af Piney Plains School this week according to Harold L. Scott, prin cipal, who said the program was opened with the Lord's Prayer lag salute and Star Spanglet Banner. Mary Trail read from the Bible The program consisted of poems presented by Betty McDonald, Ma donna McCusker, -Veronica Hofe Judy Appel, Anna Lee Imes, Bon nie Hoppengardner, Loretta Poff enberger, Genev'eve Harmon, Shir ey Morral, David Golden am <MIan Fletcher. A skit, "Tale To Two Turkeys,' was offered by Betty McDonald Shirley Morral, Viola Trail, Eugen Creek, and Roger Spielman. s The girls of the fifth and sixth grades did two dances, and th< class sang "Swing The Shining Sickle" and "Thanksgiving Day.' An original play, "The ,Firs Thanksgiving," was given^ with Gary Swain as narrator. The program concluded with the audience singinp "Over The iliver." Maple Golden was an nouncer of the program which was under the direction of J. Pau Andrick, fifth and sixth grades ;eacher, assisted by ; Miss Anita Dickens, music teacher. '..• ouncil Passes Sew Ordinance WESTERNPORT—A parking or dinance prepared by Horace P Whitworlh, town attorney, w\ ead for the first time and unan mously passed Wednesday night a a meeting of Mayor Okey E. M: chael and the Commissioners. The ordinance pertains to givin he town the authority.o,. operatin parking lots and parking regula ions governing street' and alleys It also contains a provision tha any vehicle parked on streets o alleys, obstructing traffic and not removed promptly Jjy the op erator or owner at the direction c :he mayor, mav be towed away a he owner's expense. At the conclusion of the thir reading of the.proposed ordinanc t will become law. When the new parking ordinanc jecomes effective all parking me ers on Church Street will; be re moved and no parking will be pei mitted on the street. The town recently opened Nurr her 2 parking lot on Church Stree on ground leased from the Wester Maryland Railway. For Sale: Semi-bungalow, 5 rooms, sath, gas fired hot water furnace, "ull basement. Apply James Filsinger, Eckhart.' : . ' Lovely Selection of HOLIDAY DRESSES KIDDIE TOWNE A Specialty Shop Far Childrin 91. MAIN ST. FRAMING IUMBER H SHEATHING GRADE PLYWOOD .VERTICAL GRAIN . FIR FLOORING KNOTTY PINE PANELING WEATHER STRIPPED WINDOWS YELLOW PINE STRIPPING M. BROADWATER LUMBER CO. ; PHONE 855-J 1 Mil* Weit of Froitburg.cn Rt. 40 PLEASE DRIVE CAREFULLY Aluminum Storm Doors '38.95 All HARDWARE INCLUDED Windows 15.95 up INSTALLATION EXTRA HASTINGS AWNINGS ARTHUR BOND PHONE 1053-M 88 BRADDOCK ST. FROS1BURG Large Selection for Christmas Win-Mar Supply E. Main St. PHONE 920 Dodge-Plymouth Sales & Service Fbg. Auto Co. PHONE 350-351 "The House of Courtesy" FORD Sales & Service HEISKELL MOTOR SALES Phone 79 Frostburg Lost: Wallet and identification folc er in Frostburg. Reward. Phon 238-M,. Frostburg. - • Adv. Nov. N-24; T-2 Plumbing & Heating BATH OUTFITS — KITCHEN SINKS HOT WATER TANKS Roof ing & Spouting GAS — COAL — OIL FURNACES All work' guarantied—Fr«» Eilimort* WM.R.GOEBEL 25 Centennial Street Phone Frostburg 486 USED CARS 1954 Chevrolet, BtlAir4.br.Sdn., Fully Equipped including Power Steering 1953 Plymouth, Cranbreok 4-Dr. Sedan 1952 Plymouth, J-Dopr Sedan 1951 Plymouth, 4-Door Sedan 1950 Chrysler, Windier, 4-Dr. Sedan Morton's Garage Water-Mechanic Streets Phone 300 . Frostburg OPEN EVENINGS PHILCO Frostburg's T\/ best performing • • - | jf Check with us before you buy \ti flight Lwnmoua- Mahogany finish Swi vclet with »lf- leveling bra* feet-turnn for en«y viewing. Aln- minized picture tube. New Micro-Grid Tuner. Frostburg Appliance Center 65 E. Main St. Phone 60 Loroy Himmelwright . . , Partner! ... Leo Robtrtion Saturday Specials All Day 8:30 A. M. to 9:00 P. M. FIRST FLOOR SPECIAL FIESTA DINNER WARE 45 Piece Set - $24.95 Value Special $16.95 LURAY DINNER WARE 99c 5 PC. Place Setting SECOND FLOOR SPECIAL LINOLEUM Gold Seal and Armstrong 6 and 9 Ft. Widths 79csq. yd. BASEMENT SPECIAL WHITE CROSS BROOMS Special $1.69 ea. FIRST FLOOR LARGE SELECTION OF TOYS BUY NOW Layaway Plan - Easy Pay Badge! Plan 30 or 60-Day Charge Accoinl PRICHARD'5 HE HARDWARE DEPARTMENT STORE Rev. Harris To Speak FROSTBURG—Rev.,Wesley Harris, of Ashland, Ky.. will be guest speaker at Welch Memorial Bap- ist Church Sunday at both the 11 a. m. and 7:30 p. m. services. A candidate for the pulpit of the local church, he is a graduate of Southern Baptist Seminary, Louis ville. 3 room apartment for rent. Heat, gas, hot water furnished. Apply 30 reen Street, Frostburg. Adv. Nov. N-24; T-25 SEAT COVER ...SALE... Reduced Prices! FAIR'S ATLANTIC SERVICE Phone 495 Frostburg —ADVERTISEMENT— GOD WESTERNPORT WESTERNPORT.—HOSTS COM ING FROM MILES ABOUND TO SEE GOD WORK IN WESTERN PORT. Evangelist L. C. Robie, of Union Springs, N. Y. is now in the midst of great Bible Salvation and Healing Meetings, in the Assembly of God Church Maryland Ave.—lots of good parking, too. DEAF EARS ARE BEING UNSTOPPED, EYES MADE TO SEE, AND FOLKS REMOVE THEIR BRACES. One can't for- 5«t such scenes. They continue every nite 7:30 except Mondays until further notice. YOU'LL FIND LOTS OF YOUR FRIENDS THERE. WKYR Daily—Mond.-Fri 8:45; Sat. Sun. 8:30 A.M. —ADVERTISEMENT— TOYS TOYS-TOYS Charlie Hill's Toylond Ovtr Englc'i Mtot Mkt. W. Main St. Fbg. Charlie Hill's Newsstand 26 W. Main Frostburg GfattittotM FREE *10« TOY HOOVER with the HOOVER * Ntw aod diffaeot gift for wifa. *Wood«*«l booM gift tM root farorin link girl. It rant, hutm. pick* »p. Coomiltdoa o(e*o* twiot the urn of toy othwr cleaner with excloshnt "dow- W*«mcb" host. $9].50 Terms The Durst Co. 2 Main St. Phone 265 \ • Frostburg PHONFS'58 Write us, Box 23, Frostburg, and tell us if you have a December birthday. The winner this week gets a FROST- BURG BAKERY birthday cake'and 2 PALACE PASSES. ., Our Thanksgiving winner was James Speir of Frostburg. •* * . * if * • We found the ideal gift for "him" or for "her" at the GIFT SHOP. '•':< Lady Buxton wallets with the French fold. They have them with •'<•' matching key cases for men too. '-•* *•***• : 5 WEHLER'S have just received a new shipment of table doth* ';; with matching tea towels. Cloths are as low as $2.65. v v * * * * ii Every time we pass the FROSTBURG BAKERY window, wa haw ?i to stop and go in. Everything looks so delicious. Rae ii crazjr y over their chocolate eclairs & cinnamon nut bread. ,1 * * * * « Now that Thanksgiving is over, take your clothes that the turkey ** gravy spilled on to the CITY CLEANERS, Piedmont They'll fix f them like hew. Get ready for Christmas too. * * * * ' ' After that fine Thanksgiving dinner, fellows, take the little woman ; out to dinner at the DeLUXE RESTAURANT in Westernport : where Evelyn & Ruth will wait on you. ; * * * * . Your Christmas can be complete with a Sunbeam appliance from ' LAYMAN'S. They also handle G. E., Dormyer, and Universal brands: mixers, coffee makers, or what have you. * * * * These cold winter mornings we find our car starts best on a tank ' of Amoco gas from ELLIS SERVICE STATION, Westernport * * * * Make this a Philco Christmas by getting Philco T. V. from Leo or LeRoy in the FROSTBURG APPLIANCE CENTER today. * * * * WAGNER'S DRUG STORE, Westernport, has a nice window display of Toni, Prom, and Bobby home permanents, for little ones too. ' . * * * * For after school treats visit ELLIS CONFECTIONERY, Western- ' port, and let Janet serve you ice cream or hot chocolate. •' ' ; * * * * The school or college student in your family would love to have a portable, radio for Christmas. See HAFER'S now. Make them happiest of all this year. *."'**'* Don't forget that free gift JO-LE-KAY MARKET is giving away •' for Christmas. You get a ticket with your purchase. You might win a 10 piece set of aluminumware worth S26. * * * * ; PAT'S BEAUTY SALON . . . Pat, Arline, and Dorothy trust that all of you had an enjoyable Thanksgiving. "Tell us about it when • you come in," they told us. • * * * * . • Our Christmas club check made us very happy that we had Joined the Christmas Club plan at the FROSTBURG NATIONAL BANK. Why don't you plan to join one this year? * * *. * Get your Gibson Christmas cards from R. E v .. KIMMEL PHAR- ' MACY Piedmont. They have cards for everyone on your list * * * * What would you like to give for Christmas? Let HOSKEN'S help ; you. Watches? Jewelry? Luggage? Silverware? Purses? '' * -*• * * When you have clothes cleaned and pressed you want dependable service such as we've -always found at the D Jk S CLEANERS. Go in and see Margarita today and let them help you. • . .*'*.'*.'*.. Our Thanksgiving meal was the best we've ever had. The crowning touch was the cottage cheese we had from DASH1ELL DAIRY INC. Call HO-3-5764 and have delivery made to you. if if * * We've saved this to last because we always like to end with something nice: * box of DOLORES TRULY candy. We're sending a box home to the folks. Why donl you? Call 910-J. ... . * ••* * if • , ' ' Kaye it Roe

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