Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland on February 6, 1952 · Page 14
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FOURTEEN EVENING TIMES, CUMBERLAND, MD., WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 1952 Phone 4600 for a WANT AD Taker OUT OUR WAY By J. R. Williams OUR BOARDING HOUSE with MAJOR HOOPLE TOUGH CCW8OY, HAH ? \ AFRA1P TO BB TAKEW FOR \ A assy/ so MISERABLE I • THAT HE COULPM'T SE£ A < FOJCEPOWKJ, LET ALONE ' GET OFF AMP FIX IT/ YEH, BUT HE MI6HT GlT \ POWW AM' DO SOMETHlW \ TO RELIEVE HIS MISERY— ^ BUT A GUY TOO COMFORTABLE AWT LIKELY TO DO A W YTHIM 6 "THAT MIGHT DISTURB •<!•& OWM B3AD, SASTOlsJ/ SLADL.Y LSAVlMG O A , MA3OR/ WHILE X'M WILL YOU SHOW M.V AMTIQOES Ar-JY CUSTOMERS WHO e>CpLOiT£ ARS H6K-14EH/ CID X £V£R TSLL you OF twe TIMS WAS ABOUT TO 6CALP ME, ArJD T. TALKED HIM. OUT OP rr,<5eu-tMG HIH A WMATEVeR YOU CAlO B. And 0. Sets Efficiency Marks For Freight Trains Refugees From Commies Aided HANOI, Indo-China—(.<P)—The refugees streaming into Hanoi from lands occupied by the Communist- led Vietminh look for and find American aid here. They're getting direct relief—such as food, blankets, clothing and medicines and medical treatment for the needy. The direct relief and rehabilitation unit is directed by Herman Joe Holiday, 36, of Indianapolis, onetime Tuskegee University football star. The MSA estimates it has aided hi 300,000 people in North Vietnam since the American aid program was started less than two years ago. BROOK'S CAFE 79 N. CENTRE ST. THURSDAY ONLY! Brook's Famous SPAGHETTI WITH MEAT SAUCE ITALIAN BREAD DANCE Roses Camp EVERY FRIDAY STARTING AT 10 P. M. Muiic By Rhythm Ramblers Kibler Gains Demo Support For Congress SALISBURY, Md, —C/P) — A quiet campaign was reported under way today to get J. Thomas Kibler to run for the Democratic nomination for Congress from Maryland's First District, on the Eastern Shore. Kibler has been prominent in baseball on the_ shore, and for many years was director of athletics or ,ead coach at Washington College in Chestertown. The Salisbury Times reported legislative delegations from Kent, Queen Anne's and Cecil counties want Kibler to make the race. So far. it was understood, Kibler has given them no answer. He is expected to decide after his would- be sponsors have had a chance to check sentiment with other shore delegations at Annapolis in the next two or three days. Kibler himself declined to talk about it. The First District seat now is held by Edward T. Miller, Easton Republican, who is expected to run for his third term. Herman Y. Broomhall, also of Chestertown, has announced he will be a candidate for the Democratic nomination. Hamilton P. Fox Jr., state's attorney for Wicomico county, also is a prospective candidate. Kibler, 65, is widely known on the Eastern Shore. As a baseball scout, he Is credited with turning up two major league stars—Jake Flowers, now a coach with Cleveland, and Bill Nicholson of the Phillies. Kibler formerly was president of the Class D Eastern Shore Baseball League. He recently resigned as a scout for the Phillies and decided to resume an earlier job as head baseball coach at Washington College. Aussie Movies Dealt Bad Blow SYNDNEY, Australia— (ff) — Australia's only major film production center, Pagewood Studios, is to close down. Trade circles say the closing will be severe setback for the Australian film industry. Baling's of London, which operates the studioes, has decided to close them becaijse it has been refused permission by Capital Issues Control to raise $420,000 to finance the making of a full-length film— "Robbery Under Arms." Ken G. Hall, of Cinesound, Ltd., said that the permission to raise the capital had been refused because film production was not an essential Attend The Soroptimist's Benefit Dance Ali Ghan Shrine Country Club Friday, Feb. 8th ART SHAFFER'S ORCHESTRA Courlftsy SUPER 40 DRIVE-IN THEATRE industry in Australia. The picture was to have had a world-wide release under the J. Arthur Rank banner. Safety Measure Garage owners should provide suitable receptacles for greasy rags and a safe place for using. gasoline or kerosene in cleansing parts of vehicles. Christmas cards were first used in the U. S. in 1874. It Costs IVO MORE to eat at ANTON'S RESTAURANT and COCKTAIL LOUNGE N. Mechanic St. Just off Baltimore DELICIOUS DRINKS With men who like good grooming, our shirt service is a "must." Enjoy the satisfaction of shirts that are clean, crisp and wrinkle- free. Telephone 936 today. THE CRYSTAL LAUNDRY CO. I forgot to order sonic Mason's Milk Many new, all-time operating efficiency records for freight train operations were established on the Baltimpre and Ohio Railroad during 1951, it was reported today by W. C. Baker, vice president in charge of operation and maintenance. For the third straight year running, the B & O set a new high for its 125-year history in "gross freight train'oad." The new record figure was 2943 tons, compared with the previous (1950) record of 2695 tons—an improvement of 248 tons, or more than nine per cent. Net trainload—that is the "pay load" of freight—stood at a record high ofi 1474 tons in 1951. This figure was 155 tons above the previous all- time record of 1319 tons, set in 1950. "Another important efficiency record that was established last year was for 'gross ton-miles per hour of crew time.'" Baker said. "This Is, in effect, a combined measurement of the efficiency of the train crew and the equipment. For 1951, this figure-stood at 32,643 ton-miles, an increase of more than 3.000 ton-miles, or about 11 per cent, over the previous all-time record of 29,421 in 1949." Baker attributed the new efficiency records of the road largely to the increased use of niesel power. During 1951, the B & O increased its Diesel fleet from 529 units to 596 units. Thirty additional Diesel units have been put into operation since January 1, and 69 more units are on order. By the end of this year, the B & O will have a Diesel fleet of 695 units, not counting those of its subsidiary companies, the B & O Chicago Terminal Railroad and the Staten Island Rapid Transit Railway. Farmers Seek Aid Eight area fanners have applied for financial assistance from the Production and Marketing Administration in carrying out conservation practices. Applications were received at the PMA office here. LAST DAY TYRONE POWER • ANN BLYTH • MICHAEL RENNIE TOMORROW THURSDAY A GIRL WHO NEVER LOST FAITH IN LOVE! M-G-M presents VAN JOHNSON DOROTHY McGUIRE RUTH ROMAN Mario Lanza — IN THE — "Great Caruso" RETURNING BY POPULAR DEMAND SUNDAY & MONDAY, FEB. 10, 11 Wellington, New Zealand is the southernmost capital of the world. TO DANCE for a private lesson $150 only • Meyer Studio 231 South Mechanic St. NOW G A R D E N NOW TAKE A TRIP TO THE STRIP . . . 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