Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana on December 24, 1957 · Page 47
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Tuesday Evening, December 24, 1057. Television Shows Filled With Christmas Spirit By VERNON SCOTT United Press Staff Correspondent HOLLYWOOD (UP) — Television's bag of Christmas goodies rivals Santa's sleighful of stir Communism. "West Point" tells a yulelide story of a cadet alone for the holidays. The "Bob Cummings Show" features Bob's attempts to prises for every member of the, lurena sultr y be£ wty under tne family — cartoons, great music, traditional yuletide plays and religious programs. Holiday devotional services will beam on all three networks. ABC telecasts services tonight from New York's Cathedral of St. John The Devine. NBC offers midnight mass from St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York. CBS will carry a special Christmas carol service from Washington National Cathedral, and Christmas morning service from St. Louis Cathedral. mistletoe. Eddie Fisher's hour of songs I and comedy will include a reading of "The Night Before Christmas" by Charles Laughton. The "Kraft Television Theater" prrsenls "The Other Wise Man," an adaptation of Henry Van Dyke's story of the wise man who sets out to meet the three wise the way for help and so failed to visit the Christ men, but stopped along to respond to appeals child. Wrong Visiior Eve Arden's TV family is visit- Fittmgly, Bashop Fulton J. i ccl by a 7 .y C ar-o'.d terror in the Sheen will replace the regular | apartmont building instead of Wednesday night fights. I Santa Clans. Red Skellon appears j Political Want Ad Brings 4,000 Letters The committee working to elect Jack Mueller as sheriff of Cook Councy, DL, placed this IK! in the "Personals" column of the Chicago Tribune: Over 4,000 mall replies and thousands of phone calls rc- svltcd within 5 days alter thf ad tan. —"»——** (inncst policemnn lor * policeman*! joh. Sund your mime, addrrci to: InJcpendent Citir.ens of Cook Coimly lor J*cl: Muller for Sheriff, c/o Hnro'J MmrcuUs. 33 N. LnSnllc." K to ttnt vwkr of «cfc (rw onMyuvr OMtfrM " ' ( rr.*iift ilorj *<• wcrpt llnward Tirlih T. O. Dex I:* N. W. Br, Miainl 47. Fta. For the kiddies today's "Mickey Mouse Club" presents a cartoon version of "The Night Before on his own show as Freddie the' Freeloader who repairs broken toys for needy children with the The Story of Christmas I gaping crowds with one sentence: By DOC QUIGG Christmas." Wednesday night'aid of a magic lamp. Disneyland is devoted to the ad-. .. Artnstrons cil . clc ventures of Special "Dumbo." Garroway Theater" dramatizes the story of a Paris Show 'priest who built a community for S special show lined up for !ele-j tnc destitute. "The Big Record" viewers is a half-hour Christmas I glles ts Sammy Kaye who joins •"— -•--" w ith J}ave Garroway hostess Patti Page in a Christmas „ i_ ._ . program of traditional yule songs. For the Scrooges of the nation, horse operas continue to blaze away without a thought to the Eve visit and his wife, Pamela, in their Manhattan home on NBC. Most of the regular series scheduled for Christmas Eve and Christmas night holiday touch. include a "Telephone Times," for instance, presents "A Picture of the Magi," a true story of Christmas in Hungary during the 1956 revolt against season. "Sugarfoot." "Tombstone Territory," "Wyatt -Earp," "Broken Arrow" and "Wagon Train' will! head 'em off at the pass—which | to stay the heck away from the is fair enough warning for Santa]pass. A king is • born. And they came even unto Jerusalem, heralding that word which had visited them of a .newborn king. "For we have seen His star in the East," the eldest, Baithasar, said, "and have come to worship Him." And then they passed on along the road. Boy Stares Iki Wonder In the city of David, which is ,, . , . , _ ... cal'ed Bethlehem, a small boy Me'.chior, and Caspar • and they stood jn a doo , rway of a streel . -United Press Staff Correspondent A star stood in the East, and three kings of Orient gathered their riches and set out on a long journey westward. Their train of camels plodded slowly .under the weight of great bags of treasures—gold vessels and bars, jeweled pieces, frankincense, and myrrh. Their names were Balthasar, were wise men. And all along the way, when they stopped to rest the camels, they made answer to side house that same silent night. His cheeks were sunken from hunger, his clothing tattered and filthy. His large eyes were sick with famine, but they stared in wonder over the rooftops down PENNEY'S BARGAINS BETWEEN YEAR CAI* REIMIMEY SAVINGS Savel r POLISHED WOOLS! TWEEDS) WOOL MARTINIQUE! WOOL 'N SEAL HAIR! 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Incduding Zip-lintel ilylet BOYS SPLASH WEAVE MELTONS SIZVI 12 to 18 Long enough for dress wear . . . sfiort enough fpr action free comfortl These wool suburbans have quilt- ted linings. Buy now at great savings. WOOL, NYLON AND CASHMERE! SUBS 36 to 4i BOY'S SU I BURBANS-$10.77 Penney's picks a timeless arisfrocratic blend tailors it with full quilt lining and all the right casual touches . . . then breaks the price right in mid-seasonl the crooked old street. For he too had seen a star. It shone with right Orient brightness, and soft lights flickered in his eyes when he looked at it. And as he watched, it moved until it was standing over a stable down the street. From afar there was a babble as of many voices, and straightway up the street came shepherds from the fields outside the city. "Boy, where is the stable in this street?" they asked. "We have come away from our flock, Cor the Lord hath made known to us that a saviour is born. The sign we seek is a babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying .in a manger." Points The Way And' then the boy's eyes got wider still, for up the street came a train of camels bearing heavy burden. The great beasts' hooves beat loudly on the old street as their drivers urged them on. The three kingly men at the head of the train wore raiment richer than the boy had ever dreamed of, and he shrank back into the doorway as they glanced at hirri. When' the caravan reached the stable, there were Mary and Joseph and the Babe, and the shepherds stood aside from the man- ger in awe. And Balthasar and Melchior fell down and worshipped the child. And then suddenly they noticed that Gaspar, the youngest, had not entered with them, and they were ashamed for him. Find Other Wise Man They ordered his treasure from the train to be presented along with .theirs.'And when a', length they departed for their own country, down the crooked street, they found the other wise man. He was sitting in the doorway and beside him was the boy, i chewing in hunger on a loaf in his left hand. With his dirty right hand he held on to the king's ! fine robe. And in his lap lay a i gift—not gold, but a toy. The other two rebuked Gaspar. "For sahem," they said, "to have turned away from the wonder of this night at the manger and you, who held steadfast to the star on the long journey." And he answered them: "I will abide here av.'hile. I am content. At the last moment, I followed another star—one that stood up in my heart." Logansport, Indiana, Pharos-Tribune Three More people on Canada's- Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, speak Gaelic than anywhere else in the world. Senate Group Plans New Investigation WASHINGTON (UP) — The Senate Rackets Committee launched today "a brand new investigation" of racket infiltration into an international union. The probe will explore reported links between (he union and gangsters attending last month's gangland convention at Appalachin, N.Y. Chief counsel Robert F. Kennedy announced the start of the new inquiry by the committee staff. He refused to identify the union or the industry involved. Kennedy said the new inquiry involves "an important international union" hitherto untouched by the committee's activities. He said the case involves "racketeers ...gangsters, and collusion with management on the national level and at local levels." Kennedy said investigators have been assigned to follow up leads from "various sections of the country." He mentioned Chicago, Philadelphia, New York and Miami among other "major" cities. New York state police broke up the Apalachin meeting. They picked up hoodlums from all over the country at thee state of Joe Barbara. Kennedy said the committee has discovered that "a number of them (at the Apalachin meeting) are involved in labor." In addition, he said, "a considerable number" are employers—in the garment industry. He stressed, however, that the garment industry is not the focus of the new investigation. WINDOWS BROKEN' Botty Bailey, 20S% East Miami avenue, Monday reported that all of the windows in the building at 428 High street, vacant for the past few months, had been broken including 11 outside and nine inside windows, along with the mirrors in the washroom. A short '.ime later Marty Schreyer reported a window broken in a shed and some coa! stolen from a coal pile at Marty's Sales and Service, 330 Water street. Read the Classified Adj JL here's a star in Above the li the sky tning and thunder At Christmas there is goodwill fn the hearts of men. There is a warm welcome for the neighbor - a fervent hope for friendship between all peoples and nations - a determination to make "peace on earth" a reality. Clouds move over the horizon, sometimes building up to frightening thunderheads. Angry voices thunder unreasonably and threats, like lightning flashes, break and crash over our heads. Yet the Star of Bethlehem still shines — now dimmed or hidden by the clouds - then breaking through with a brilliance and power that will not be denied. May its promise of Hope-Faith-and Love be seen and followed by the wise men of all nations. May "Peace on Earth" be the prayer of all peoples everywhere. MAY ALL THE JOY AND GLADNESS. OF CHRISTMAS BE YOURS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON] The Farmers & Merchants State Bank fi — Directors — All Employees PUBLIC LIBRARY

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