Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia on May 26, 1974 · Page 83
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Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia · Page 83

Charleston, West Virginia
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Sunday, May 26, 1974
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· · Over- H looking A ocean P p New Y in 73 D KOOW, If HCCoUe Color TV. Air Cond A Hetrt. Pool, tlnalor. Cribt.ltolatnifi. Wai Carpeting. Ample Forking. S 2506 S. Ocean Blvd. MYRTLE BEACH S.C. 29577 PHONE 803/448-8632 HflPPY HOLIDAY 507 North Ocean Blvd. MYRTLE BEACH. S.C. 29582 Phone 803/448-5426 Rooms. Effic Apts. Color Cable TV. Air Cond. Heat. Heated Swimming Pool. Room phones. ^Blocks from Amusements. Cribs and Rollaways. Ample Paved Parking. v\c IIOK i\\ i'hrr Uru\«*.Section V.rlh Hj rlli- H.-nch. S. C. 2»58». *'22-2 Room Klfic. Apts. Rooms. All Air Cond. · Kach equipped w i t h TV · (loll 1 I'riv. · Across Street from Kishins Pier · Rest a u r a n t s and \larketing Near · Swimming Pool · Children Welcomed ·Reservations Advisable*' VVrile or Phone H(«/i49--.'-'!S. Box 3205. tlX.KK.OHNKK Ocean Front BY-THE-SEA MOTEL Crescent Beach Section NORTH MYRTLE BEACH. S.C.295S2 Phone 803/272-5512 EFFIC. 4 5 Bedroom Apts. on Ocean Front. TV. Cottages Second Row. Tile Baths. Air Cond. Some Fans. Mrs. Reba Brown. Mgr. Some Names Too Colorful ***************** Blue Atlantic APACHE MOTEL Directly on'the Blue Atlantic 2 709 S. Ocean Blvd. MYRTU BEACH, 5. C. 29577 72 Modern Motel Rooms and 1, 2 ond 3 Room Apts. Some Private Balconies. 9 TV Channels on Cable. Heated Pool ond Kiddie Pool. SHERWOOD AND BETTY HOLMES Owners and Managers PHONE 803/448-5409 Crescent Village :j Motel · ROOMS-ROOM TV · KITCHENETTES · AIR CONDITIONED · HEATED POOL-KIDDIE POOL · GOLF PRIVILEGES Phone 803/272-6904 Crescent Beach Sect. Box 1097 NORTH MYRTLE BEACH. S. C. 29582 Vinie Carroll, Owner Overlooking Ocean APPLE "BT All New in 73 2ov3H.Omnlhd. Mnniiuais.c. 2*577 Hum 103 441-3917 EFFIC APTS. FULLY EQUIPPED Air Cond. Heat. Color Cable' TV Private Balconies. Patio Chairs. Tables Lounges. Rollaway Beds Cribs Golf Pnv. Near Restaurants. Heated Pool Elevator. Mr.4Mn.lhkrRiidi«.rlli Ovncn- OVOCKA.VKRO.NT CASTAWAYS Very Rcosonoble Rotes for Budget Minded People (niiM'iiiriil lii All klhilii'\ Rooms Effic. Private Ocean Front Balconies. Cable TV. Air Cond. Meat. Block from Amuse Center and Pavilion. Heated Pool. ERNIES SUE HUNTER, MGRS., Spring Rates Until May 24 Phone 803/448-7239 No. )«-«an Blvd. M\RTHBl\HI.S.(.2!)ri77 t , iN * * 1810 S.Ccean Blvd. * * MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. 29577 * £ Phone 803/448-2614 f ^lu.unous d-\(ory n old. 3? uml*. , GO n 4 opti.7 -JKCICR. TV i9 chonrwK."^l°i' l »ol"co C r^l.hco C |«djL Jipool. ipoooiA pool di-tk. (eMniAonHneorb'y. golfv ^p'ivitt-gcv liihmg. , " TM Irs. Doris Huck$,Mgr. '"- *ilr***********l - Dlnvlly ···««·· mm $ COURTCAPRI 3J- 2610. Ocean Blvd. 4- MTtmiUCH,S.C.2f577 4- MMHtS03/44|.t1H jfRooms. Effic. 2 Bedroomjf J'Apts. Private Balconies. Color Cable TV. Air Cond. Heatii ', jt Heated Pool Kiddie Pool.j ! J-Tile Baths. Carpeting. Near: ( 'j '.Anuse Shopping areas, ,'j ' J OPEN YEAR AROUND ] ' LOW OFF SEASON RATES J . Do the residents of Sleepy Eye, M i n n , t h i n k their town's name is colorful or offensive? Many geographical names on federal maps and in publications that were once considered humorous or picturesque are now considered offensive or derogatory. in response to this changing social climate, the Department of the Interior name experts are changing many geographical names. These names have evolved historically, their origins reflecting the languages and cultures of people who explored and settled the lands. Most of the names in the U. S. were not given as part of a systematic process, rather they came into being casually as the need to identify a feature arose, or as the feature itself suggested a name. Many place and feature names, now considered offensive were used as a form of pleasantry or humorous reference to other races or nationalities. The largest group of names considered' offensive are those which are considered to contain racial or ethnic slurs. Attitudes toward names change with the times. During the California and Alaska gold rush, a lusty breed of adventurers moved into the area. They named features as they saw them, .inspired by imagined resemblances to portions of the human anatomy. When permanent settlement followed, attempts were made to "clean up" some of the more "obscene" or offensive names. This trend con- t i n u e d as areas were mapped. The "cleaning-up" process sometimes involves replacement by less graphic names, although evidences of the original meanings often are found. A place in Arizona named for a woman's distinctive upper torso was changed to College Peak. A place in Oregon, defining a house of ill repute, now appears on the map as Naughty Girl Meadow. ' Another problem arises with geographical names with double meanings . . . whether they are offensive or not depends on how one thinks. Some names with possible double meanings include Willies Bottom, Ky.; Nakedtop, Va., and French Broad, N. C. The name experts emphasize that attempts to change or eliminate such names usually are opposed by residents of the areas where the names appear. Therefore, the name is acceptable for map use if it is in common local use and is not considered offensive by the local residents. The Deparment of the Interior says that the day may' come when the estimated 3.5 million geographical names will be completely standardizes with respect to form, spelling and applications. Meanwhile, Goose Pimple Junction, Bridal Veil and Old Womans Gut are still with us. SIR WALTER'S IIOTtt Open f/ie feor Around Cherry Grove Section PHONE 803/249-2 122 ROOMS, EFFICIENCY APIS., AIR CONDITIONED AND HEAT, FISHING AND GOLF PRIVILEGES, TV, NEAR RESTAURANTS, SHOPPING AND AMUSEMENTS NEAR" Y - Earl Cathleen Floyd, Owners, · Box 3041 N. Myrtle Beach, S.C. 29582 ·T****** * ********* - PHONE 803/249-2265 AMPLE FREE PARKINC Directly on the Ocean Front Clean Wide Beach -- One of Cherry Grove's Finest ONE 2 ROOM EFFIC. ARTS. Next door to Fishing Pier and Restaurant. 2 Pools and Kiddie Pool. Golf Privileges. Air Cond. Elec. Heat. Wall to wall Carpet. KEN PAT ROGERS, 1: Owners P.O. Box 3216 Cherry Grove' Sec. NORTH MYRTLE BEACH. S. C. 29582 SEA GULL MOTEL ON THE OCEAN FRONT Cherry Grove Section · Wide Ben'S · TV in All Units · 1 2 Bedroom Efficiencies · Fully Air-Conditioned · Rooms · Pool Kiddie Pool · Carpeting Throughout · Golf Privileges · Maid Service · Private Balconies Patios For Reservations Write: SEA GULL MOTEL MR. A MRS. HOWARD Lit, MG«S. North Myrtle Rtach, S.C. 29582 Phone 803/249-2640 Directly On The Ocean · large Swimming and Kiddie Pool · Deluxe Dining Rooms--Open to Public · lounge and live Music · Convention Facilities · Golf Privileges--10 Courses · Tennis Affiliation For further information- THE INTERNATIONALE INN Ocean Drive Section P. O. Box 44-CG North Myrtle Beach, S. C. 29582 Phone 803-249-1461 Exceptionally Nice and Beautiful Gold-Panning Contest OCEAN FRONT Brand New in 73 OCEAN HOLIDAY 1701 S. Ocean Blvd. MTRTLE BEACH, S.C. 29577 Phone 803/448-3016 44 UNITS. Rooms-2 S 3 Room Apts Family tfficiencies.-Air Cond S Heat-Cable TV-Pool and Kiddie Pool Popular rates. Reservations advised. Wayne Wright, Owner Ot*(»rf«olciti| Oc«n 100 South Ocean Blvd. MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. 29577 Phone 803/448-3812 .J 100 Ft. from Ocean · Air Cond.l I Heat · Heated Pool · Cable [Color TV · Woll to Wall Carpet · j I Neat Amusements, Pier, Restaurants," [ Churchs, Shopping Centers and Golf t Kourses. LOW FAMILY RATES. MR. MRS. N.A. LEWIS O\yners,and Managers ^^B^^^^^H^_^^^k_^^^k. 28m CMASLESTQHi ]\ ; .A.- 701Flagg$t. MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. 29577 Phone 803/448-8461 E«Vc. Apts · R obms * Cob/e Co/or J · Air Cond. · Pool Kiddie Pool · TM Baths* All El ec . Kitchens · Direct Dial Phones . ··-^--^^t^m «'»· ;i nd Modern "K»V,ls.f roi , l0 , (M;|I1 TH*: FREDRICK 900 S. Ocean Blvd. MVRTLE BEACH, S.C. 29577 Phone 803/448-6435 ROOMS, Efficiencies, 2 Bedroom Opt5 U MRS. JAMES F.FIOYO. gers The third World's Invitational Class "A" Gold Panning Championships will be held June 2 in the small northeastern British Columbia village of Taylor. The championships feature prospectors from world gold rush centers, competing in a three-event test of gold panning supremacy-; speed-panning, skill- panning, and fine gold panning. Contestants in this year's gold panning championships will not just be competing for glory. The winner will take home an ounce of gold, in addition to a trophy. Although the Gold Panning Championships will be the feature event o.f the day, there will also be a Prospectors' Games program which will include several events open to the public! The Gold Panathon will give any interested persons a chance to try his hand at panning Peace River gold. Other events include a metal detector hunt, a claims staking contest, a children's treasure hunt, and a sourdough baking contest for the ladies. Last year's top winner and "King of the Sourdoughs" was Murray Hirota of Azusa, Calif, who swept first place in all categories, including the speed-panning event where he washed a pea-sized nugget put of a 16-inch pan of gravel in only 37.6 seconds. Realtors ... STRAND REALTY Vacation Rentals-- Cottagci-Apartmenti Phone J03-272-6323 or 272-6019 ' P.O.8011012 CrtscentBuchStction K.MplltltxIi. S.C. 29582 REALTOR | THE BtOCKADE RUNNER I 411 Units OCE/IJV FRO/VT · Color TV .8 Golf Courses · Direct Dial Phones · Pvt. Balconies ·Refrigerators ·Elevator · Heated Pool · Baby Sitters ·Restaurant · Shuffleboard · Air Conditioned · Rooms and Efficiencies Tel. (803) 249-1457 P.. OtUH DMVi SICTIOM, ·. MYKTLEIEACH, S. C. 29582 CAU TOU FREE (803) 845-0666 abana Terrace DIRICTLYONTHE OCEANFROMT Ten golf courses within three miles of the Inn Kids game room Heated Pools Color TV Super Golf Special TOP of THE Terrace Restaurant Lounge TM For Further Information -P.O.BOX745CG |f NORTHMYRTIE BEACH, S.C. 29582

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