Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland on February 25, 1952 · Page 8
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version

Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland · Page 8

Publication:
Location:
Cumberland, Maryland
Issue Date:
Monday, February 25, 1952
Page:
Page 8
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 8 article text (OCR)

EIGHT EVENING TIMES, CUMBERLAND, fllD. MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 1952 1'iiune 4600 lor a B&OWillPay AccruedMoney On All Bonds BALTIMORE — The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad will pay all contingent interest accrued on the company's bonds during the calendar year ended December 31, 1951, it wsis announced following the meeting of the board of directors ' In New York today. The contingent interest on the company's bonds will be paid on and after April 11, 1S52, in the following amounts: Refunding and general mortgage 5 per cent bonds, Series G, K and M, $30 per $1,000 bond; refunding and general mortgage 6 per cent bonds,.Series J, $36 per $1,000 bond; .first mortgage 5 per cent bonds, Series B, $10 per $1,000 bond; southwestern division 5 per cent bonds. Series A, $15 per $1,000 bond; and convertible 4V4 per cent income bonds, $45 per $1,000 bond. The directors also determined that the company's available income, after fixed charges, for the year 1951, was $26.687,649.72, from whien allocations were made as follows: Capital fund, $5,901,854.43; general sinking fund, $1,740,757.00; contingent interest, $7,158,534.15; surplus income sinking fund, $5,943,252.07. After these allocations, totalling $20,744,379.65, the income available for other corporate purposes amounted to $5,943,252.07. The Worry Clinic By Dr. George W. Crane K. C. Plans To Initiate First Degree Candidates Cumberland Council 586, Knights of Columbus, will initiate first degree candidates next Sunday at 2 p. m. in the K. of C. Home. John P. OTRourke, district deputy, will be in 'charge of degree work. A luncheon will follow the initiation. Wonderful For ITCHY SKIN RASH Zemo — a Doctor's invisible yet highly medicated antiseptic — promptlyrelieves itch of surface akin irritations. Also aids healing! Editor's Nots: Hiram la suffering from erosion of the human soul! Beware! Spiritual erosion starts In tiny rivulets, Just as soil erosion does. Both are almost negligible at the beginning. But both can produce destruction that spreads to neighboring people and adjacent <arm land! CASE C-379: Hiram G., aged 52, is a wealthy farmer. "Dr. Crane, he used to be one of j the pillars of our little church," one of his neighbors informed me. "He also taught a Sunday school class and was faithful in his attendance. "But one summer a few years ago when we had a lot of rain, he had baled 20 acres of hay on Saturday. Several hundred bales were left in the field that night. "So Hiram decided to stay home from church on Sunday morning and work in the fields lest amther shower ruin those bales of hay. "But, Dr. Crane, I think Hiram | really lost far more than the $200 worth of hay he may have saved. "For he began to stay away from church more often. Oh, he'd alibi to his wife that he had to repair some of his farm machinery. "Last Sunday morning, for instance, I saw him building a hog house when I drove pas* his farm on the way to Sunday School! "And now his son Tom also has become infected with this work-on- Sunday bug. Tom's young wife has begged him tq quit making Sunday another work day, but Hiram's example apparently offsets this young wife's pleading." • Respect Sunday Last summer I addressed a county farm bureau meeting on Sunday afternoon. And I talked on "Erosion of the Soul." Modern farmers are acutely aware of the fact that much of their rich top soil has been washing into creeks, and rivers, whence it finally is carried to the sea. But many farmers have meanwhile been ignoring the erosion of the soul which is growing more prevalent throughout America. In my youth, on an Indiana farm, Old Home Bumper Bread for You!!! we never saw our neighbors working on Sunday. Yet they had far more excuse to do so in those days, for they lacked the wonderful power machinery which now permits a farmer to do more in one day than he could perform in 10 days with horses and our old hand pitchforks. Besides one day, more or less, will not ruin a farmer nowadays, even if another rain does come! And corn that is planted two or three weeks later in the spring, still seems to mature just about as fast as the earlier corn. But even if a fanner saves $500 by violating Sunday, he may start a pernicious habit of disregarding God's Commandments. And his social Influence may not only cost him his own soul but set a bad example for his own children, plus the impressionable youngsters of other good neighbors. The heartache to Tom's devout wife in today's case is far worse than any $200 Tom may save by Sunday farm toil. , And the moral deterioration of a community, because of Hiram's bad example, is far more costly than $1,000 worth of baled hay. For youth look to us oldsters as their examples. If we sell out our conscience for $200 worth of hay, how much better are we than Judas who sold Jesus for 30 pieces of silver? "What shall it profit a man if he gain the whole world and lose his own soul?" asked Jesus. We psychologists recognize the great value of religious idealism and devotion to a few main principles of ethics. Keeping the Sunday holy, has a vast social significance. Farmers, as well as you city folks, please stop the erosion of the human soul. Human souls are more important than the richest farm land. (Copyright by the Hopkins Syndicate Inc.) Cumiskey To Attend Student Conference Charles Cumiskey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas B. Cumiskey, 310 Franklin Street, will attend a student government conference Friday and Saturday at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He is president of the student government at Lynchburg College. Purpose of the conference is to aid students in planning campus programs. Public Sessions Of School Boards Favored In Report WASHING TON — Personality I release, and some joint efforts dashes In a board of education which are of mutual benefit to the Your Horoscope meeting make bigger news for the local community newspaper than a fight on the. floor of tfle United States Senate. This opinion is expressed in a 24- page report entitled, "The Superintendent, the Board, and the Press," released here today by the American Association of School Administrators (AASA), The report summarizes some of the conflicts between newspapers and educators and then points out the many ways in which cooperation between the two can be obtained. "The newspaper editor, the superintendent, and the board have mutual interests. The editor regards his work as educational. . . On the other hand, his interest in the school system and his attitude toward it often are determined by how well he is kept informed. The editor should be considered foremost among the community leaders with whom the superintendent personally consults and strives to keep up to date on educational trends— local, state, and national." According to the report, a corn- plaint which schoolmen frequently voice about reporters is that "newspapermen lack sufficient educational background information to write about, schools intelligently." They charge that the stories sought are usually of a sensational or controversial nature. But, the report adds, "such accusations contain a large amount of sell - condemnation. Unless the superintendent and board members constantly help them to build up a store of background information, newspapermen cannot be expected to acquire a fund of information about school operations, problems, and objectives." Concerning board members, the publication states: "It is a relatively easy matter for board members to make and keep good press relations. Individual board members can neither speak nor act legitimately for the board unless specifically authorized to do so. A board member who adheres to this principle will not permit himself to be drawn into newspaper controversies involving school matters, unless designated as the board's spokesman." A series of suggestions for improving interviews is listed in the report along with a check list for news tips, how to prepare a news schools and the press. The report is co-sponsored by the National fichool Boards Association and the National School Public Relations Association. IT'S ENRICHED! A BUMPER CROP OF GOOD HEALTH I N E V E R Y LOAF! Bakers of Distinction COMMUNITY BAKING CO. "Bailey's Beads" Because of . its mountains* the moon casts an irregular shadow during a solar eclipse. Just before and after the moment of total eclipse, the mountains break up the sun's light into points known as "Bailey's Beads." FREE MOTHPROOF CLEANING MOTH-PROOFING On All Wool Garments Cash - Carry and Save! Phone 2571 USE MARY'S PROMPT PICKUP & DELIVERY SERVICE 4-HOUR SERVICE Mary's Cleaners 157 N. Mechanic St. AUTO LOANS... without red tape. Finance your car promptly through us. "It Pays To Do Business In Cumberland" FIRST NATIONAL BANK of Cumberland Member f. P. I. C Grounds Listed For Evictions Thomas E. Barrett, Jr., director of the Baltimore Rent Office, said today evictions cannot be granted or refused capriciously or merely for sentimental reasons. A landlord, for example, may conceivably evict a family that keeps a dog if the dog turns out to be a nuisance, he said. In such a case the area rent office would have little choice but to permit the landlord to take the case to a local court which would have to make the decision. On the other hand, Barrett said the area rent office can and wil refuse to permit landlords to stari eviction proceedings merely to rent the premises to a personal friend to compel the payment of illega' rent, or merely because the lease had expired. The area rent office never evicts or orders evictions, bu merely determines whether the landlord has the right to seek action from local courts, Barrett explained. Alburtis Sentenced • John Alburtis, 122 South Mechanic Street, drew a 30-day jail sentence Saturday in Trial Magistrates Corn- on a charge of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle belonging to the Astor Cab Company. Police said he took a taxi from Baltimore Street. Look in the section In which your birthday comes and find what your outlook is. according to the stars, For Tuesday, February '-'«, 1932 MARCH 21 to APRIL 20 (Aries)—You >reezy. sometimes fiery natives will have o put the brakes on today. Hold your emotions in check. Be diplomatic or you'll nd yourself doing a lot of explainlng- APRIL. 21 to MAY 20 (Taurus)—With sound action you can come through fine. Jsc your conscientious standards in duties, all activities and you should be well satis- fled by night. Really relax after work. MAY 21 to JUNE 21 (Gemlnii-Ft.ver complications, hindrances than you may expect. You are endowed with foresight, intuition; today Is a day to use them cleverly toward achieving goals. Tiie unexpected may offer advantages. JUNE 22 to JULY 23 (Cancer)—You could be tripped into following wrong road or persons, so watch yourself and others carefully. Concerted action in business will be effective. Don't act on assumption only, study facts. JULY 24 to' AUGUST 32 (Leo)—Fine period for advancing in reconstruction, contracts, mining, engineering, manufac- turig, progressive merchadlsing. Don't rush or force issues; take things in stride but with due confidence. AUGUST 23 to SEPTEMBER 23 (Virgo) —Same type of day for you as for Leo generally. But you seldom rush things, so you might put on a little extra pressure here to gain your credits. Avoid presupposing, anxiety. SEPTEMBER 24 to OCTOBER 23 (Libra) —Mixed Influences most of day. Don' have too tight restrictions. Get Into the swing of new, improved methods. Avoid over-criticism, it may prove obstacle to clearer thinking, benefits. OCTOBER 24 to NOVEMBER 22 (Scor pio)—Be philosophical. Tasks, problem: may irk. Remain calm, within and with' out. Your judgment may be tested a times, don't let that stymie the real am bitlon and fortitude natural with you. NOVEMBER 23 to DECEMBER 22 (Sagit tarius)—Situation may arise that wll change outlook a bit in a. m., especially in business, finances. Watch closely how ompetitors are acting, double-check each alter carefully. DECEMBER 23 to JANUARY 31 (Caprl- orn)— Many considerations. First YOUR duties, then the outside interests which euefit. Certain reactions to problems will need extra study. Reflect critically, calm y. JANUARY 23 .to FEBRUARY 20 (Aquar us I—Most Indications during early hours vill give you idea us to how to clijirt day jropertly. p. M. aspects brighter, mostly or business, money and general affairs. FEBRUARY 21 to MARCH 20 (Pisces) Star configurations mildly favorable. Examine each Hera on your schedule, be alert for new flaws as advantages. Ro- jiance, marriage, family interests highly sponsored from 4 p. m. YOU BORN TODAY: Generally fine disposition with a kind word or helping hand "or your fellow neighbor, friend. Indus- rious, and you do think in a well-balanced manner. You don't like to rush things, want to know exactly whuL you are about. Idealistic. Imaginative, Jngenous at times. liike things done in orderly fashion, finished to one's best ability, includcg your own. Many actors, lawyers, doctors, teach- !rs, artists, designers, Instructors of SHAMPOO-CURL OIL CREME SHAMPOO CLEANS . . . BEAUTIFIES . . . CURLS . . . 4-oz. Jar §1.00 FORD'S DRUG CUMBERLAND FROSTBURG OUR TRAVEL SERVICE IS FREE Why bothw yourself with the trouble of making reservations? At no extra cost to you, we cen arrange your entire vacation including transportation, hotel accommodations, sightseeing tours . . . everything. CONLON AGENCY 1st Nat'l Bank Bldg. Phone 6768 languages born under Pisces. Avoid anticipating trouble worrying. Blrthdtte! Victor Hugo. ft. poet, dramatist, novelist! Wm. F. (Buffalo Bill) Cody. Indian scout, •oldler; Madeline Carroll, actress. .(Copyright, 1952. King Feature* Syndicate, Inc.) Ther<; are 2300 lekes in the state of Nebraska. He'll rave about your skin! • Tr,t rimriiPA in. Try CUTICURA Jort 7 Days and Seo Want a clear, radiant skin men admire? Try fragrant, mildly medicated Cuticura Soap and Ointment to htlp relieve externally caused pimples, blemishes—safeguard natural complexion loveliness. Used by many doctors. Buy at druggist. CUTICURA Cold Stream PINK SALMON Mb. can 49c Ann Page TOMATO KETCHUP 2 14 OZ. BOTTLES 39 Nutley OLEO Colored 2 a 43 C BROOKFIELD CHEESE SPREAD PINEAPPLE PIMENTO RELISH OLIVE-PIMENTO IN I OZ. JARS 18 C Ann Page TOMATO SOUP 2 101/2-OZ. I I CANS £ | Only WOLFS Gives You the Extras! Clothes move in a gentle, rhythmicspiral path throughout the entire tub. Every garment in a big 8 to 9-pound load, gets equal washing action. FEATURES QUALITY GENTLE ROIL OVER SPIRA- IATOR WASHING ACTION PRICE AFTER DOWN'PAYMENT! NEW STREAMLINED SAFETY WRINGER A feather-touch of finger on Double-Roll-Release Bar springs rolls wide apart. Instant Roll-stop automatically stops both rolls. OTHER TOP QUALITY FEATURES Automatic Overload Switch. Lifetime lubricated Silent- Power Gear Case- 3-Iayer Easy-namel. Electric Pump. All 12 Great WOLF'S Stores Give You: * Nationally Advertised Prices * Free Delivery * Installation by Factory-Trained Men * Prompt, Courteous Service * Wolfs Own Confidential Credit System . . . PLUS , . . 42 - 46 Baltimore St. Phone 70 for Evening Appointment

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page