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Local •»• Comic* •:• Clatiified Member Associated Press The Netetpaper For The Home WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 1955 Second Section Pennsylvania Schools Face Closure Soon Bedford County Heads £-: Slap Holdup By State Of Operating Funds Bedford - County Schools might be closed the first of the year unless the state of Pennsylvania soon appropriates funds to meet school expenses. Lloyd G. Keller, supervising principal of the Hyndman-Londonderry School District, said today the next move is up to the state administration at Harrisburg. Dr. John A. Topper, president of the Hyndman - Londonderry Joint School Board, in an open letter .to Governor George Leader, said he would ask for the closing of schools unless the money is. forthcoming. The letter also went to Bedford County-school authorities. Many HJrd Pressed School authorities' say many districts in Cambria; -Indiana anc Bedford are hard-pressed to meel payrolls due lo lack of state aid. • John Hertz,, director of the Bureau of Stale Administration said that a number of school districts across, the state are suspending teachers', salaries. In his. letter to . the governor Dr. Topper charged that the school appropriations .bill, .introduced in the Senate in;, October,'; is t being used by the administration as a "prying bar to "'shove through a tax bill."H e also charged there is "political jostling" in Harrisburg. -'.••.' ' Dr. Topper said the Hyndman- Londonderry School District has been forced to borrow $60,000 from the Hbbitzeil National Bank, Hyndman, in order tp meet: payrolls and school operating expenses, 'Face Payless Payday Keller' said unless, state funds become available it'is doubtful'"ii we can pay our teachers for December."He said .the payroll for the 30 teachers and "4 custodians ( is ap prb'ximately" $12,000 per month..' Bedford County Superintendent of Schools William Mowery said all of the boards in the county so far have been able to meet payrolls. He added, however, that many are hard-pressed and are borrowing money to meet expenses. ' All school districts in Somerset "Bounty so far have been able to meet payrolls and operating expenses, said L. S. Williams, superintendent of schools.- From Harrisburg, Hertz-said 130 school districts in the state have requested advance payments on appropriations "which we haven't been able to honor." .Keller said at noon today that no reply had been received from the state administration, on the matter. He said salaries to teachers had been paid to the end of November and there is a possibility that schools would have to be closed if funds are not forthcoming between now and the end of this month. There is nothing definite and it is questionable whether teachers would or would not" continue in their jobs without pay until state money is made available. "But teachers have the right not to," Keller said. District CIO Unit To Meet t The Western Maryland Industrial Union Council, CIO, will meet tomorrow at 7:30 p. m. in "the Rubber Workers Hall, according to Claude D. Mclntyre, president. Delegates will report on meeting of state, county and city CIO councils from Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware and District of Columbia held recently in Philadelphia. Reports will also be made of Ihe 17th annual convention-of Maryland Industrial Union Council, CIO, held in Washington, and the most recent Western Maryland Council executive board .meeting.. HYNDMAN RAILROADER RETIRES —Luther ..Tipton, right,'has officially retired from the Baltimore and Ohio. Railroad Company, after 52 years and seven months service. The engineer spent more than 40 years working in the.Hynd- .man area. PicturedAvith him are his wife,.and H. H: Shad, general, crews foreman oa the Pittsburgh Division of the B£0. .Tipton was the oldest engineer on Ihe.Pittsburgh Division. Mr. . Tipton retired.on November 17. ' ' .-,"'•." Kill Of Deer In Two Days Sets Record (A list, of -yesterday's reported d«er kill appears .on Page SO ' • - . ' •;. A new 'season record fbr^djetv kills in Allegany County was -set on the second day yesterday -when hunters' reported "83;' to bring the tollso far to .329. The two-day tolaHopped the old record of 281 compiled in 1954 by 48 deer. Four'days'-remain in the current season' which ends Saturday at sunset. The official total for the first day was 246, according to Joseph A. Minke, regional game-warden. It was also reported Allegany's deer kill the first day topped Garrett County which had 188, for the first time. For' District No. 1 which comprises Allegany, Garrett, Washington and , Frederick, .counties, the first day's total was 733. The largest deer-taken in Allegany county .to 'dale was the 10- point, 210 pounder., bagged, yesterday by Noel TCinser, of Oldtown, on Warrior Mountain. ..Warren Welsh, of Laurel, got a 12-poinl, 196-pounder on Monday at Fifteen Mile Creek. Harold McDonald, 9 Browning street, brought down an 8-point,. 178-pound buck on.Warrior Mountain Monday. v > .. A lolal of 33 deer were checked jy Graydon Dunlap yesterday al Shipway's Garage at Green Ridge. The LaVale barracks of Ihe Maryland State Police reported 23, Melvin Lewis checked 17 at Lewis' Store, Oldtown, and the Westernport Police Slalion listed five that [ell in Allegany county. Of the 21 :hat were checked at Hancock on the second day three were bagged in Allegany County. Two of thirty nspected at Clearspring were credited to Allegany Counly. Elsewhere in Ihe .state, four counties on Ihe lower Eastern Shore had 54 kills Tuesday—34 in Worcester, 10 in Dorchester, 15 in Somerset and-5 in Wicomico. The :wo-day total for the four counties is 211, only 26 'below Ihe entire season lasl year. . • One. of the most unusual things about Mr." Tiplon as that during his long service of "riding the rails" he never missed a day's work due to sickness, and never drew relief for sickness. During, his. career, Mr. Tiplon drove. every, engine from Ihe old No.' .500• - (the small .four-wheel engines-used by the: B&O in .the eariyi'-loops) .to .the present day diesels. • *• • One of the biggest achievements of Mr. Tipton's career came in 1926 when he invented a "rail washer." Seeing ihe need for a system to keep the rails clean of sand and dirt, Mr. Tiplon carne up with a system of .washing the rails. His-idea was accepted and approved by the B&O, and the company's present day system is patterned after the one designed by the Hyndman' railroader in 1926 ; As time marched on and progress was made in every walk of ife, the railroad continued to improve ' its engines and methods, and Mr. Tipton "marched along" with the progress and only last vear qualified as a diesel engineer. The task of qualifying for.diesel Itirilis BRAILER—Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence, Everelt, a daughter yesterday at Memorial Hospital. COOK—Mr. and Mrs. Robert C., Hyndman, a son yesterday at Memorial. LEASE—Mr. and Mrs. Arlie, Cresaptown, a daughter today al Sacred Heart Hospital. ' LINN—Mr. and Mrs. Joseph L., • Arcadia. Calif., a son at Com- I '1"i munity Hospilal Ihere. The fatlv k er is a son of Mrs. Henry A.JT-I« Minnick, a former resident ofj.r 11*6 Frostburg. MONNICH—Staff Sgt. and Mrs. Kenneth. Hyatlsville. a daugh- Possible Snow Seen For Area The temperature continued its downward drop during the .night, )ut the Weather Bureau said occasional light rain and possibly snow accompanied "by warmer conditions is in store for the area tonight and tomorrow. The bureau .said. Garrett, Allegany and . Washington counties could look out for occasional light rain and possibly snow tonight, with the low reading being between 30 and 34 degrees. Tomorrow is to be cloudy wilh rising lemperalures and brief light rain likely. This morning the mercury plummeted lo 17 degrees-in Cumberland. The area low was at the weather stalion of David Arnold on Knobley Mountain on Route 50 near Keyser where a 12-degree low was reported. Other low readings in the area were 20 al Sulphur City at the lop of Allegheny Front in Mineral County; 16 at the State Roads Commission garage on Braddock Road. Frostburg, Elkins, Keyser and Deal, and 14 al Town Hill. ter yesterday 'at Walter Reed Hospilal, Washington. The ma- lernal .crandparenls are Mr. and Mrs. Harry Oss, 306 Laing Avenue. PRICE—Mr. and Mrs. Merle D., RD 1, New Paris, Pa., a daugh- • ler today at Memorial. ^ RIGGLEMAN—Mr. and Mrs. Robert N. RD 2,.Flintstone,'a daughter yesterday at Memorial. YONKER—Mr. and Mrs. Edward L., RD.3, Greencastle, Pa., a son Monday at • Washington County Hagerstown. The mother is the employe reporting for work. Fire .former Miss Wilda Swain.'daiigh- ter of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Swain, Little Orleans. p Fire early today destroyed the Fout sawmill on the border of Tucker and Randolph counties, 15 miles south of Davis along Route 32. The blaze, believed to be of an incendiary nature, caused $8,000 damage but firemen from Davis managed to save stock piles of lumber. Richard L. Fout Jr., Davis, owner of the mill, said the loss was not covered by insurance The fire was discovered about 4 a. m. by an men; responded an hour later. An official snid the sawmill's motprs are dissel-operatcd. Oldest Railroad Engineer Retires After 52 Years By WILLIAM E.. KELLY • Evening Times Staff Writer : / . ..' The oldest engineer on-the .Pittsburgh-.Division : -of fhe' Baltimore and Ohio Railroad • Company has<< retired after 52-years and seven months, of service. ';."'•'.' : Luther Tipton, 77, of Hyndrhan, who started as a fireman on the B&O on April 29, 1903, and spent the past 44'years as .an engineer in the helper service at Hyndman, officially retired on November 17. A native of Bedford County, Mr. Tipton was promoted' to engineer August 4, 1907, and has spent most of his railroad career in his native county. '• Never Missed A Day difficult one for any but Mr. Tipton's age work .is a railroader, added further difficulty to Ihe lask. Many Experiences Mr. "Tiplon's first run was from Hyndman to Cumberland, and this ;rip took, approximately 40 minutes. Today the run is made in 15 minutes. After his first week's work the Hyndman engineer,received his first check ... 35 cents after relief and other deductions were taken out. Tiplon said he could lalk day and night on his experiences as a railroader, but atlributed his success and long service to his good health. During his career he said thai not once did he witness an accident or see anyone hurt while working on the railroad. Tipton said the engineers had o qualify during the "old days." as they do now. A superintendent vould ride along wilh the engineer :o make sure he could handle the ;ngine. During the old days, Tipton said, (Continued no Page 18) Temple Plans Observance Of Clianukali B'er Chayim Temple -will hold services-Friday at 8 p. m. commemorating the beginning of the holiday of Chahukah', Rabbi Daniel Lowy said the 'holiday marks the chronicle of. the Maccabees, history's first uprising in behalf of religious liberty. According to tradition, when the Jews rededicated Ihe temple in Jerusalem after .defeating. Emper or Anliochus, Iherel. was only enough oil for the altar "light lo burn one day. Instead of burning out in that time, the oil lasted for eight days. Rabbi Lowy said the rioliday is celebrated for that period of time. . . ... • . " At the services, the Chanukah candlebra will be lighted by the following members of the Temple's Men's Club: Arlhur Friedland, chairman, Leonard Schwab, Richard Schwab, David Margolis. Dr. Albert Eskin, Maurice Milberg, Paul Steinberger, Harold Waingold, and David Sigel. Rabbi Lowy will speak on-the subject, "The Real Miracles." The services will also include selections by the Children's Choir, with Mrs. Harry Parker as soloist and Mrs. Florence Nugent as organist. Members of the choir include Bert Lazarus, Jay Kaplon, Martha Lazarus, Harold Hersch, Ronald Glicksman, David Pariser, Martin Sigel, Linda Pariser, Beverly Pariser, Barbara Sigel, Harley Winer, Ronna Winer and Fred Schindler. LaVale Cub Pack Tp Meet Friday Cub Scout Pack 10. sponsored by LaVale and Parkside schools, will meet Friday at 7:30 p. m. at LaVale School, according to Robert Sutton. cubmastcr. Members of the pack who recently received awards include Lawrence Guyer and Allan Redinger, bob cats: Rodney Hinkle, oear, and John Slone, lion. Fifteen members of the unil received one- year pins. Den molhers are Mrs. Donald Paulman. Mrs. Fred Hendrickson, Mrs. William O'Brien. Mrs. Maurice Milberg, Mrs. Carl Beltt Mrs. E. D. Wakefield and Mrs. Robert Sutton. Toy Variety Extensive In Local Stores i Comics And Television Figures Get Top Attention Of Makers The comics and television figure prominently in the themes of toys on the market this Christmas. One of tiie big sellers and more intriguing sets is the Dick Trac\ wrist radio. Using two of these children can talk to each other. There are any number of games contrived around the big favorites of children on television programs —Pinky Lee, Jerry Mahoney, the Lone Ranger, Roy Rogers and Dale Evans and the Zoo Parade to mention a few. Again this year, the tiny housekeeper is remembered with the usual dish and pot sets, and cooking outfits .with canned soups anc instant puddings. One of the features of one store's toy department is a copper cooking ware set "just like'Mom's." There are all sorts of shooting irons for'the young cowboy or de tective. Some shoot ping pong balls, while others make noise with paper. Many of the guns are most realistic. • • • .' t Another novelty which is more than a toy is the truck with a loud speaker and searchlight on it. The user can walk alongside the truck and speak through a microphone to make ;himself. heard. the doll departments are slocked .his year to fit the'whim of any ittle mother. There .'appears to je more' large ones, however, than in past seasons.. ;• . ' With most stores having the best selection of toys in years, proprietors are urging shoppers to early so they won't be disappointed at the_lasl minute. Fire Damages Edmonloji Plant; CA Cars Shipped • Amcelle plant of Ihe Celanese Corporation of America has been asked to ship a few extra carloads of cellulose acetate apparently as ;he result of a- fire at Canadian Chemicals Limited, at • Alberta Canada. ' ' • The fire in Canada occurred recently. A spokesman at the New York office of Celanese said that as of he moment the company lacks mowledge as to exlent of damage o the Canadian plant and pending such, information it is 'impossible to determine what -changes will be made which could affect Cumber- and or olher Celanese plants. CubbageTalks ToAHS Group Special Equipment To Drive & Encasement Under Tracks Special equipment will be used to drive an .encasement for the 18-inch Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company water line under the B&O main line tracks at Mexico Farms. Water Commissioner William J. Edwards and Mayor Roy W. Eves stated jointly today that the Armco Company, pipe contractor, will bring the equipment here within the next couple of weeks. Installation will not interrupt rail service or disturb the roadbed. Eves said a 110-foot encasement will be driven beneath the tracks bj hydraulic jacks. The water line will be installed through the encasement. If, at a later date, the pipe for one reason or another must be removed, if is simply pulled out of the encasement .instead of digging up the railroad bed. Eves said. The only change in specifications to allow the work will be the use of ^pipe with one-half inch wall thickness instead of nine-sixteenths of an -inch. The Cumber a nd.Contracting Company, successful bidder foi laying the 'pipeline, lias progresscc to the railroad where it intersects with the main road at Mexico Farms. Installation of the line started'a sroperty of the glass company anc 3,850 feet has been laid,-Edwards said. Workmen are expected to cross the tracks and start laying e on the other side until the encasement is driven below- the B&O tracks. Edwards added 650 "eel of pipe was'installed yestcr day and is averaging out to aboul 350 feet a day. The overall installa tion wilj include'27,000 feet. Man Hurt At Work, Rules State Group The State • Industrial- Acciden Commission has ruled that an em ploye of the City of Froslburg was permanently and lolally, disablec an injury he rceived at work James E. Lavin, Frostburg, wil receive the full benefit'of the law through Stale Accident Fund. Simon F. Reilly; .this city, atlor ney for Lavin,- said the commis sion found that his client sufferec an accidental injury as a result o liis employment on July 26, 1954 The board also ruled that during he period between July 26 anc May 14 he was temporarily total- y disabled and permanently totally disabled since May 14. The Mayor 1 and Council of Frost- jurg was ordered to" pay Lavin $32.50 a week for the period his disability was temporary, , a 132.50 a week since May 15 until ;12,500 has been paid. Reilly said .he understood an ap eal has been taken by Froslburg council. Officer Charles Cubbage of Ihe Woman's ' ily Police Department spoke on 'Juvenile Delinquency" - at a meeting of the Commercial Law Class of Allegany High School this afternoon. Cubbage explained the habits of uveniles, and urged the studenls o join-teen-age clubs, such as the Joy and Girl Scouts, church organizations and other recrealional clubs. Cubbage also slressed Ihe im- iorlance of altending church or Sunday School regularly, thus set- ing a good example for other een-agers. Miss Irene Lapp, teacher, has >een encouraging her studenls to watch for juvenile cases and try o prevent them. Janet Robertson arranged the program. Moose Will Hold Initiation Dec. 15 Cumberland Lodge 271, L. 0. 0. Moo$£, will initiate a class of 15 candidates Thursday, December 15, al a meeting at 8 p. m. at the Moose Home. Charles Pellie, caplain of the degree staff, announces that a practice session of the group will be held today at 3 p. m. at the home. All members are expected to be present. William E. Winters, chairman of the Christmas food drive committee, reports a large number of donations have been received and expressed confidence that the campaign will be successful. Sends Firemen On Hour Search An area woman, '• with a poor sense of humor, caused the Corriganville Volunteer Fire Company to hunt all over the Corriganville area this morning in search of an automobile accident. Firemen reported receiving a call this morning that a car load of hunters had turned over in the Locust Grove area. The firemen answered and spent more than an hour and a half looking for the accident. Firemen said an employe of the Penn-Mar Motoss said they also received such a call yesterday morning. The firemen pointed out that this type of "humor," could be fatal in the event a fire would break oul while the firemen were out on a "wild goose chase." Wiley Forrl PTA Sets Meeting Tomorrow The Parent-Teacher Association of Wiley Ford School will meet tomorrow at 7:30 p. m. at the school, with teachers scheduled to be in their homerooms at 7 p. m. for a visitation period prior to the meeting. An executive meeting will be held at 7 p. m. An award will be presented to the homeroom with the mosl parents present. Re- freshmenls will be served. TOWN PRESENTED FLAG — The Town of Ridgeley, which has never had a flag of West Virginia on display, was presented one yesterday by Knobley Mountain Post 136, American Legion, of that community. The presentation wan made by R. G. Showers, second from left, commander of Post 13(5, and officially accepted by Mayor Charles H, Fryer, fourlh from left. The interested onlookers, left to right, are Raymond W. Lee, vice commander of the Tenth West Virginia District; Councilman William C. Knicricm, A. T. Dayton, W. M. Cornelius and Robert L. Zimmerman and Mrs. Lenora Tumor, town recorder. Hearing Held By,Accident Group Here Allegany County Court House was busy today as 16 cases were heard by the State Industrial Ac cident Commission. They all dealt with claims foi compensation filed as a result o occupational disease or injury to employes. The docket today was as follows Earl Sullivan vs Gerald Atkinson and the John 1. Vandegrift Con struction Company. Hardy Grassland vs Kelly-Spring field Tire Company. Darl Rinehart.vs Kelly Spring field Tire Company. Louis Plummer vs Kelly-Spring field* Tire Company. . James Gordon vs the George Construction Company. Herbert Llewellyn vs Henry Kuhn. Howard Nickle vs. the Cumber lam Brewing Company. , Humphrey Imes vs Celanese Corporation. \ Jacob Jonosha vs Celanese Corp oration. Russell Leasure vs Buchanan Lumber Company. George Moon vs the George F Hazelwood Company. Harold Wilson vs Dashiell's Dairy. . Edward Platter vs Union Fire Brick Company. - . George Aldridge vs Big Savage Refractories. R.- Duncan Clark, member of the accident commission, heard the testimony today. Local Judges Outline Plan For New Law The two judges of Circuit Cour here have written a second letter to Federal Judge Roszel C. Thorn sen of the U.S. District Court In Baltimore in connection with an effort to obtain the fixtures ia the Federal Court room in the Post Office building here. Last week Judge Thomson saic the Federal Court 'fixtures eoule not be obtained by the Circuii Court while the law still provided .erms of Federal Court in Cumberland and Denton. No court sessions have been held in the Post Office court room during the past 15 years. Chief Judge George Henderson and Associate Judge Morgan C. Harris in their letter to the federal jurist slated lhat U.S. Senator J. Glenn Beall intends to introduce legislation in the Senale at the next session to eliminate the terms of Federal Court here. This would clear the way for the Federal Court judges to assign the fixtures lo Ihe local court. The judges here said they again offer the facilities of the Circuit Court •ooms here to the Federal Judges n the event they are ever needed. The Allegany County Board of Commissioners has advertised for )ids on redecoraling and repainl- gn the main and auxiliary Circuii Hourt rooms at the Court House and hopes to obtain tho Federal Court fixtures to provide furnishings for the main "ourt room. Obituary FRYER—Mrs. Addie F., B4, Hag- erslown. LEE—Charles H. Jr., 56, of Frederick Street. MERCURE — J. W., 917 Virginia Avenue. MICKEY — Mrs. Eva, 73, Loch Lynn. POTTS — James A., 71. Litlle Orleans. James A. PolU James A. Polls, 71, died last night at his home in Litlle Orleans. A native of Allegany County, he was a son of the late Jona and Margaret (Keefer) Potts. He was member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Little Orleans. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Margaret (Turner) Polls: ,wo daughters, Mrs. Mary E. Brawner and Mrs. Anna L. Bowels, both of Louisville, Ky.; four sons, John L. Potts, Ridgeley; Clarence 3. Potts, stalioned wilh the Air Torce in Japan; James A. Polls, iltle Orleans, and Louis P. Potts, stationed with the Air Force in Florida; a sister, Mrs. Mary E. Clay, Cumberland, and 15 grandchildren. The body will be at the residence after 4 p. m. tomorrow. J. W. Mercure J. W. Mercure was found dead this morning at his quarters al 917 Virginia Avenue. Dr. H, V. Deming, deputy county medical examiner, is investigaling. Charlc* H. Lee Jr. Charles Henry Lee Jr., 56, husband of Mrs. Sally F. (Adams) Lee, died this morning at his apartment in the Benjamin Banneker development on Frederick Street. Ic had been ill a week. Born at Lynchburg, Va., he was i son of the late Charles'H, and Mary (Lefrage) Lee. He was a •cteran of World War 1 and held (Continued M Pae* 1» State Adopts Safety Plan On Big Savage Trucks To Be Slopped Al Summit Before Descending Grade After an inspection of the truck safety plan in use on Summit Mountain, the state will put into effect a major portion of the Mountain Traffic Safety Committee's five-point program to prevent runaways on Big Savage Mountain. Ralph M. Race, committee chairman, said the decision was made following a trip by the state officials and committee .members to Summit Mountain near Uniontown, Pa., to study the runaway prevention system there. The announcement came from George N. Lewis Jr.-, head of the Traffic Division of the State Roads Commission, and Major William, H. Weber, executive.officer of.the Maryland Slate Police. Make Full Stop 'Primary feature of the plan would require trucks to come to a full stop at the summit.of Big Savage Mountain; which has a two- mile seven per cent downgrade into Frostburg. ... The committee also had proposed regulation of trucks by inspection, construction of a runaway road near, the foot of the sldpe and other safely: measures, but no decision, on these points was made yesterday. '". The . state officials; along with Race and LMward- J. Flannigari, secretary of the safety committee, met with Pennsylvania : officials during their tour yesterday to discover what Pennsylvania has done about the runaway problem. The Pennsylvania officials were Donald E. Heck, assistant superintendent for the;: Department of Highways; Sgt. Howard'M. Jaynes. commander of the Uniontown barracks of Stale Police, : and Pfc. John J. Lopatosky, of, the Uniontown State. Police-barracks.- ;V. •V .No Runaways The Pennsylvanians told them that there had-been no.runaways on Summit Mountain near Uniontown since the.route was adequately . signed, and since a one-year drive by a seven-man State Police detail assigned to stop speeding on the mountain. The Marylandors also visited Laurel Mountain on Route 31, where Pennsylvania : officials said the runaway situation had ended since the route was • properly signed. . .'. , Signs on both . Pennsylvania mountains require :,truckers to come to a full slop at the summit, then shift down to lower gear-before descending.' Lewis and -Weber met here yesterday morning with G. Bates Chaires,. district SRC engineer, to' discuss the Big Savage problem. They were joined on their tour by Lt. W. E. O'Hara, commander of LaValle Barracks of Maryland Stale Police. The Slale Roads Commission had assigned Lewis to the task of working out ,a sign system for the mountain,'with instructions tj go thoroughly into the entire problem. Kelly Holiday Schedule Set Officials of the Kelly-Springfield Tire Company today announced the schedule of work for the coming Christmas and New Years holidays. 'Unlike former years, the produc- 'ion at the plant will not be cur:ailed for any great length of time. The plant' will shut down Friday and Saturday before Christmas and also be idle on Monday, December 26. Work will resume on Tuesday,December 27. James Warden, plant manager, said there will be maintenance work done on December 23 and 24. On Friday and Saturday, December 30 and 31, the plant will conduct its annual inventory, Warden said. In former years more time was allowed for the inventory program, but plans are being made to accelerate the project this year. Details on the work schedule for production workers will be announced at a later dale. Church To Show Bible Story Film The first section of a three-part film, "Our Bible—How It Came To Us," will be shown Sunday at 7:30 p.m. at First Christian Church, according to Rev. Carl Johnson Jr.. pastor. The three-part film traces the n'story and development of the Bible from the first century to- ihe present time. Rev. Mr. Johnson said, adding that it was produced the American Bible Society. Sunday night's film will sho\» low the Old and New Testaments were formed and how the Gospels came to be written. The other two sections, "The Bible Spreads Across Europe" and "The Making of the English Bible," will be shown at future dates, the pastor said. C '

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