Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia on June 27, 1976 · Page 25
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June 27, 1976

Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia · Page 25

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MMS-June 27, 1976 ' Sunday Gtuett*M*il Clurl«»(on, W«t Virjlnla --Stall Photo by Dave Vick Charleston Firemen Drag Elk River For Body of Drowned Youth Companions of Paul Sammons'Look on in Foreground Lincoln Man, 19, Drowns In Elk River A 19-year-old Lincoln Countian drowned Saturday afternoon in the mouth of the Elk River in downtown Charleston, despite efforts by his youthful cousin to save his life. Charleston firemen recovered the body of Paul Sammons Jr. of Mud almost two hours after he disappeared beneath the muddy Elk at its confluence with the Kanawha River. * * * CITY POLICE said Sammons and two companions, his first cousin, Andrew Eager, and Danny Allen, both of Ridgeview, Boone County, had been fishing in the stream Saturday afternoon for about two hours, when they decided to lake a swim. The trio swam to a pier of the Kanawha Boulevard Bridge, and started to swim back to the west bank of the Elk, when Sammons started to go under, police said. The Hager youth returned to his cousin, and attempted to pull him back to shore. "But he couldn't hold on, and Sammons went under and never did come back up," said Patrolman Rick Short. Charleston firemen dragged the river until about 7:30 p.m., when they recovered Sammons' body about 25 feet from the riverbank. The body was taken to General Division, Charleston Area Medical Center, for an autopsy. The drowning was investigated by Short and Sgt. Robert Cochran of the Charleston Police Department. Fraziers Bottom Picnic FRAZIERS BOTTOM-A community picnic will be held here July 4, sponsored by the Fraziers Bottom Bicentennial Committee. A flag raising ceremony will be at the post office and all other activities will be at the United Methodist Church grounds. ·LAST WEEK! NOW HAVE A ZIG-ZAG WITH A BUILT-IN BUTTONHOLER AND ELASTIC STRETCH-STITCH! Versatility, easy operation and economy in one beautiful machine featuring a built-in 4-step buttonholer, adjustable elastic-stretch stitch, exclusively designed front drop-in bobbin, stitch- length and fabric setting dials, many other conveniences. Carrying case or cabinet extra. TOUCHSEW1I sewing machine with FLIP SEW* 2-WAY SEWING SURFACE s I I I I h I 1$ I I I | SINGER Sewing Centers and participating Approved Dealers 80 Off Reg. Price Just flip a panel for instant free-arm sewing of sleeves, cuffs, pantlegs, all hard-to-reach areas: an exclusive Singer feature! Many other easier- sewing exclusive*. Carrying case or cabinet extra. · Clwrie«ton»20Q«rt!trSl. tanc 343-9547 · Hii!TlaM27t22M$l. Nwm 532-2*21 NMM44M255 Ufwi4l7$trittM/Ut. NWM 752-1520 · A TradKiwk of THE SINGER COMPANY * PRICES EFFECTIVE THROUCH TUESOAY JUNE 29,1976 THE HOME Of DOUBLE A GRADE-TRIPLE A TRIM MEATS FIRST OF WEEK STAR VALUES! SUPERIOR SMOKED BIG STAR'S CUBED BUCKET STEAKS $129 B. I Quantity Rights Reserved! HUNTS PORK BEANS 16-OZ. CANS HUNT'S FRUIT COCKTAIL _ , 0 ;}r IANS ·· MAXWELL HOUSE COFFEE MAXWELL HOUSE COFFEE MAXWELL HOUSE COFFEE MAXWELL HOUSE INSTANT COFFEE ! BIG STAR i · Hot Dog ·Hamburger CAN CAN 10-OZ.JAR 8-OZ. PKGS. CREAT LAKES CHARCOAL 10-LB. BAG CALIFORNIA, LONG WHITE POTATOES 10-LB. . BAG FRESH CORN V EARS'TV COUPON WITH COUPON (ForSX-70) FLASHBAR10...Ea. * DEU-DEPT. STAR VALUES! NEW! LARGER SIZE... ... 32-Oz. Bottle PEPSI COLA With Purchase of a 9-Piece CHICKEN BOX $ 2.89 CHICKEN! 2-32 Oz. Bottles PEPSI COLA With Purchase of 18-Piece CHICKEN BOX S 5.69 A 32-Oz. Bottle of PEPSI COLA With Purchase of Any Size Pizza Cheese Pepperoni 9" '1.49 9" '1.89 12" '1.99 12" '2J9 14" '2.79 14" '3.29 BEANS · KAMAWHA CITY · NITRO · CROSS LANES ONLY! 2-Piece Chicken ·*» $ · Breast SWngs · Fries orLegWhg · Roll DINNER 3-Piece Chicken nUIUm ·BreasUei.Wiig ·S"'. $ 1 69 UlNNtK **?**!. SB I Pkg. of 12 Rolls Pkg.of6Roll 49 Family Style ROLLS Pan ROLLS Fresh COLESLAW Lb 59 Macaroni SALAD Potato SALAD Ib 79 Bean SALAD u.89* Hot Baked Lb.

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