Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana on November 10, 1957 · Page 87
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Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana · Page 87

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SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 1957 Burlington Seniors To Present Class Play BURLINGTON — The Burlington senior class, sponsored by John Barber, will present the play, "My Little Oscar," on November 20 and 21 at 7:30 p.m. The director is Mrs. Martin Bozworth and the cast includes: Jim Burkhart and Patty Ritchey . as Mr. and Mrs. Piper, Betty Moycr, Myrna Billiard, and John Loman as the Pipers' children, Sandra Bell, Brcnda Flynn, and Gary Grume as high school youths. Beverly Hodson enacts the part or a wealthy majestic woman, -,vith Henry Milburn as her son. Dan Hinkle .portrays the town mayor, Bethan Guje as the owner of a style shop, and Marilyn Hendrix as an uncultured woman of fifty. Since the play was postponed, new tickets have been issued and may be purchased from any senior. THE PHAROS-TRIBUNE and LOGANSPOBT PRESS, LOGANSPOBT, INDIANA PAGE THREE Walton WALTON — Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Shuman. Ross Noel and Mrs. Frank Noel spent a lew days last week in Macomb, Illinois where they visited Dave Ruth who is confined to a hospital by illness! . The M. D. club met at the home of Mrs. Ross Noel. During the business meeting plans were made to have' a covered dish supper at the December meeting at the home of Mrrs. Nancy Hamilton in Logansport. Games were played and prizes FAMILIAR SCENE ON CASS COUNTY FARM Real Moon Circles Earth Once Eyery 27 Days, 7 Hrs. Indiana U. Astronomy Dept. |in shape, with an average diame- ,„.„ ..,. . . . .... .. ter of about 2,200 miles, a little , WI !?. l r ^!?L s ^ eih . tesJ . r .? tln; ?more than oneWtb that of the is one-third volume one forty-ninth. Because its average density is less than the earth's, it would take 81 moons to weigh as much as our globe. all the headlines these days, it seems appropriate to give some attention to the earth's old natural space companion, the moon. Since the dawn of history, the moon has undoubtedly been the chief celestial object to attract the attention and wor.der of the human race. Nothing else in the sky has been the inspiration of so much poetry, folklore, and popular misconception. The moon probably was launch- led; like Sputnilc, from ths earth. I The launching power probably was some violent tidal upheaval when the earth was a great, liquid mass. The moon's speed, like Sputnik's, earth. Its surface the earth's, and its earth's gravity, slowed down the These tid :s spinning uir.il . the mood was in a position where friction could no longer act. To an observer on the earth, than- the moon- had ceased to rotate. Sputnik I, plus the roeke! and' nose-cone used in its launchins, and .Sputnik II bring to 35 the We know what only one side of!number of known satellites of the moon looks like, since it always keeps the same face toward the earth. Technically, this is because the moon rotates once on its axis as it revolves once around the e.irth (the moon shows all sides to the sun.) Sees Left Side Only This is similar to the movement of a horse around a circular race- was great enou.gh partly to balance i track—the horse is constantly the earth's gravity,' although not!turning to the left, and an ob- to escape into space. Today the moon revolves once around the earth in 27 days, seven hours, and 43 minutes. Actually, the time be'Jween two new moons is longer—29 days, 12 hours, and 44 minutes, because of • complications caused by the motion of the eartinnoon combinatiir. around the sun. The moon is nearly spherical The annual corn cut is on. Many area farmers are now in the. fields like Junior Yoder, shown above, who is harvesting on the CJem Shilcs farm one mile e%st of Flora on Highway 18. (Staff Photo) awarded to Mrs. Bob Bowyer, Mrs. Arthur Sprinkle, Mrs. Anthony HOME MOVIES finest Jamily gift of them all BROWNIEHUHKL 'CAMERA KIT t/2.7 A genuine Kodak movie kit at this low, low price! Great team for indoor-outdoor movie making. This handsomely packaged kit includes the Brownie Movie Camera, f/2.7— world's most popular movie maker—and the Brownie 2-Lamp Movie Light, complete with reflectorflood lamps. And talk about values — just look at its low, low price! ALL FOR .40 LAYAWAY FOR CHRISTMAS - NOW mil 524 East Broadway ck- Film S ervice Phone 4444 Puzzella and Mrs. M. E. Waters. Others .present were Mrs. Acidie Noel, Mrs. Fay Noel, Mrs. Lecma Patterson, Mrs, Eerla Lu Siegrist, Ross and Ray Noel, Ray Waters and Ann Lynn Keplar, Deer Creek Township Home Demonstration Club No. 2 will meet Thursday afternoon at 1:30 at the home of Mrs. Mary Peters. | Mrs. Georgia Robinson is co-hos- ,tess. The final lesson on "Landscaping" will be presented by Mrs. Veronica Plank. Mesdames Millard Fitzer, Harry Bean, EIrtrer Plank, Herman Deniston, James Hall, Halla Lewis, James Duckworth, Adah Bowyer, Langdon Patterson, Ross Kaiser, Orden Shirley, Elmer Shuman Verne Conn and E. P. Flanagan attended the Home Demonstration club Achievement Day Program in Logansport. Twenty-four members were pres-' ent at the meeting of the Christian, church ladies and held at the home of Mrs. Herman Deniston. Mrs. Dee Shaffer gave the devotions and missionary lesson. Mrs. Bowen and Mrs. Kay Hosier enrolled as new member. The hostess and Mrs. Herbert Deniston played several organ and piano duets. Mrs. Roy Carey and Mrs. John-Evans won the contest prizes. Refreshments were served. The King Sons and Daughters class of the Methodist church will meet Tuesday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Butz. The game of "Turkey" and contests were diversions of the Birthday Club when it met Friday evening at the home of Mrs. J. E. Evans. Prizes were awarded to all and luncheon served to Mesdames Loyd Bishop, Orel Small, Verne Conn, Elmer Shuman, William Fitzer, James Hall, Virgil Turner, Zeke Scott, Charlie Lef- fert, Hobart Turner and daughter and Edgar Ramer. Mr. and Mrs. Bill :>aylors and daughter spent the weekend with Mr. and Mrs. Charles ijanders and family of Muncie. They., were accompanied by Mrs. Lee Saylors who had been visitinj' them. Negroes Hay Decide the great North- of opinion within the nation of South division the Democratic Party. He is following the 1930 strategy of Democratic Chairman John J. Raskob who .went over the heads of congressional Democratic leaders to | demand repeal of prohibition. That caused a blistering outburst of party strife. Bu'; it server in the middle of the track sees only the left side of the horse. However, perhaps the simplest explanation is that the earth, with its greater gravity, has "latched on" to one face of the planets in our solar system. Jupiter leads with 12, Saturn lias nine. Uranus five, Neptune two, and • Mars two. The oddest of the satellites is Piiobos, one of the two of Mars. Phobos, only five miles in diameter, revolves about Mars much faster than the planet turns on its axis. Therefore. Phobos rises in the west and sets in the east. By the way, phases of our moon for.November are: Full moon, 7lh; . last quarter, 15th: new moon, 21st; and first quarter, 29th. "WASTED" BEAUTY An early American explorer moon. One theory holds that when ! described the Grand Canyon as a it was first formed the moon was spinning rapidly on its axis. It was then in a fluid state and tides were raised within it by the "profitless locality where there is nothing to do but leave"; today, thousands of Americans visit if beauty. 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