Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland on December 1, 1955 · Page 17
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Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland · Page 17

Cumberland, Maryland
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Thursday, December 1, 1955
Page 17
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SIXTEEN EVENING TIMES, CUMBERLAND, .MD.. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1, 1955 Dial PA-2-4600 for a WANT AD Taker YOUNGEST WHEAT KING—Jerry Leiskc, 32-year-old 4-H Club member from Beiseker, Alberta, Canada, is the youngest holder of the North' American wheat championship. The prize-winning sample of Chinook wheat he is shown handling was judged the best of 300 entries at the International Livestock Exposition in Chicago. It came from a three-acre plot on his father's farm and was the first crop the youngster had even sown. (AP Photofax) Civil Air Patrol Week Being Observed Locally : The 14tb anniversary of the civilian auxiliary of the U, S. Air Force is being observed this week by members of Fort Cumberland Squadron, Civil Air Patrol. • Civil Air Patrol Week is being observed through today by proclamation of Gov. Theodore R. Me- Kcldin. '• The Fort Cumberland unit is headed by Capt. Warren R. Mullenax, assisted by Floyd Harper radio officer, and John F. Wagner, public information. • Included in the unit are some 15 active members, including amateur pilols, radio personnel and ground search members. . Active for a number of years, the local squadron was highly commended November 6 for its suc- cessful mock search mission. Planes of the unit covered West ern Maryland from Hancock west, and located the target in an hour and 45 minutes. , The squadron is based at the Cumberland Municipal Airport and its equipment is available for inspection during the CAP week celebration. ' ! The CAP, Wagner said, is com posed of over 89,000 volunteer workers who can muster 5,300 planes in an emergency. Jt maintains a nation-wide radio network of more than 10..TOO fixed and mobile radio sets. The CAP. organized December 1. 1941, performs more than half the search hours, spent on search rrissions in the United States. Board Meets Tonight Coal Producers A meeting of the Allcgany Coun-l Since 1800. Pennsylvania has Mountains In Park Only national park in the United ly Board of Election Supervisors will be held today at 7 p. m. at (he Court House, according to William A. Wilson, president. produced almost 30 per cent of theiStatcs to enclose an entire moun- biluminous coal mines in the Unit- tain range is Big Bend, in Texas, cd States, with West Virginia ac- which encloses the Chisos, or counting for another 20 per cent. Ghost, mountains. Original Flag The Lone Star flag of Texas is the only flag of an American state that originally was the flag of recognized independent country, the Republic of Texas. Glacier Reservoir Colorado's largest glacier, the mil<vsquare Arapaho ice sheet, is a the water reservoir of the city of Boulder. The city owns exclusive rights to the ice. Motto Of Texas The slate motto 'of Texas is "Friendship." • The name Texas stemmed from the Spanish pronunciation of a Caddo Indian word meaning "friends." IT'S HERE!..THE BjG CAR WITH BIG CHANGES THE NEW 1956 HUDSON HORNET WITH THE GREAT NEW V-8 Hudson Hornet V-8 Hollywood'Hardtop „.'. the Most Beautiful Performer, of Them All! Alive with new V-8 power! Sleek with new V-Line styling! Luxurious with new, color-matched exteriors and interiors! Hudson Hornet V-8 SAFE DRIVING STARTS WITH A SAFE CAR! Hudson Hornets • Wasps • Ramblers • Metropolitans Built the Better Way ... the American Way Products of American Motors TUNE IN "DISNEYLAND"-ABC-TV NETWORK New Hornet Safety-Torque V-8 — advanced short- .stroke, low-friction engine. There's a real reserve of smooth, whisper-quiet power to unleash for safer passing at all speeds in the driving range. New V-Line Styling — front, sides, and rear — outside and inside. There are 17 new interiors, color-keyed to harmonize with 14 solid and 21 new two- and three-tone exterior finishes of durable baked enamel. Safer! Stronger! Stays new longer! Exctosrw Doable Safe Single Unit car construction completely surrounds the passenger a^ea; gives 3-dimensional protection — top, bottom, all around, You're safer in a Hudson! PENN-MAR MOTOR COMPANY Narrows Park, Route 40 PHONE PA 2-6340 Cumberland, Md. FREE 2 with each 8 gallon purchase of ESSO or ESSO EXTRA gasoline during this event — Friday & Saturday — December 2-3 ATHEY S ESAPT U.S. Route 220 and Warrior Road, Cresaptown, Md. Prizes FIRST PRIZE Complete Winter Conditioning of Your Cor Lubrication—Oil Change, Anti-Frecie 2-10 COMPLETE LUBRICATION To The Children Pencils Beeches

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