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J rotm Th« N«wn, Frederick, M4* Tu».*Uy, November M, 1851 THE NEWS established '1693 IPubUihed Ivery Afternotm Except Sunday by the G1UEAT SOUTHERN PTG. Jk MFC. Co. 38 North Court St, Frederick, Md. IUB§CSXPTION RATES: i copy 3 cents. Whrn paid In Month, 75 cents; thre* , months. $2.00; *ix months. *3.50; year. $6.50. Mp'mber Audit Bureau of Circulations "Entered at tha post office at Frederick, Md.. as second-class matter. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 1951 Loyalty Gets Cash Value The experiment in labor relations of the oldest packing house in Detroit and its workers, who agreed to work for nine weeks without pay if necessary, has had a happy ending. The management's frank avowal of the difficulty in which it found itself, squeezed between rising prices of meat on the hoof und government ceilings, won the cooperation of the worker*. But instead of nine weeks without pay, the workers got paid in the thirds-week after they went to the rescue of the firm. Their sacrifice for three weeks was enough to let the firm recoup its finances, and the pay checks redeemed the pledge to pay as soon as possible. Such evidences of loyalty are not Boyle Column By HAL BOYLE NEW YORK. November 20 (/P-Notebook jottings by Plato: a pavement to merit public applause and a well done citation both to labor, -which showed its loyalty and found it paid dividends, and to management, for making good use of the breathing spell and rewarding the loyalty so promptly. One of the sadder aspects of the weird times we live in is the unexpected impact they have on the minds of your young. The other night a father woke up to hear his small son crying bitterly in the dark. He arose and went into the boy's room to find out what was wrong. "I forgot the Lord's Prayer, daddy," sobbed his son. "But you said it just before you went to. bed," said the father. "I know," replied the child. "But I dreamed I was talking to a scientist, and he told me all the air was escaping from the earth, and everybody in the world would soon be dead. And 1 tried to say the Lord's Prayer, and I couldn't remember it." The father soothed his fears and said, "Of course, you remember it, son. Let's say it together." And they chanted, "Our Father, Who art in Heaven--." Soon the small boy was sound asleep again. But the father stayed awake for a long, long time. Monologue overheard in Greenwich Village: "The trouble with me is I'm too light for heavy work, and too heavy for light work. That's my trouble--1 don't fit in." Manhattan snapshot: An old lady, unknown, but they are rare enough ou t walking her dog, paused at a Redistribution If the Department of Commerce is to be believed the old quip about the rich getting richer and the poor poorer has no standing in fact when applied geographically in the United States. What has happened, on the contrary, is a redistribution of wealth under which the less prosperous regions of the country are rapidly catching up xvith those which have been traditionally prosperous. According to the survey made by the department and now described under the title "Regional Trends in the United States Economy." the equalization process applies not only to population but to business activity and personal incomes. Areas with small capital investment are moving ahead much faster than heavily capitalized areas. Per capita income tax payments in the poorer regions show a much greater increase than payments in regions which always have been regarded as wealthy. No section of the country Is standing still. It is simply the case that a levelling-out fore* Is at work. First avenue doorway in which a dirty-whiskered bum lay curled, his eyes closed, majestically at peace. "You're a bad boy. that's what you are--a bad boy, 1 ' she said, shaking her head. Thc elderly derelict sat up and muttered belligerently "Whass that you said? 1 heard you Dorothy Dlx Says: Dear Mlw Dix: I ^m MI English girl from London, and I am so homesick I don't know what to do, or where to turn for relief from the pain in my heart. C«n you tell me from some past experience whether this will pass? I left « beautiful house and large gardens in the West End of London and am now living in a brick box with no garden at all. In England, I was always visiting theatres, dances and debates. Here, the cost of living is so high 1 never have a cent over after paying rent and groceries. I do try to adjust myself, 'but now have a daughter and really ieel worse than ever. I can't bear to think of the horrible, na/row li(e she will .have her*. No pets, gardens, private schools, etc. Do you think 1 can get used to life in America? Maureen Answer; Countless number* of Europeans, English and otherwise, have got so used to life in America that they wouldn't go back to the old country for anything. 1 thoroughly sympathize with the homesickness you have for your family and your old home. Leaving everything you loved is no easy task. However, you certainly had an inkling of the fact that you would be homesick when you came here, so you can't put the blame for your misery -entirely on us. Look On Good Side Instead of being resentful over the groceries, consider the fact that you can at least buy any kind of food you want, In any quantity, and at prices that are not prohibitive, in spite of the high cost of living. If you can't manage a large garden, try window box gardening, and raising house plants. They may seem a poor substitute for acres of velvety lawn and myriads of blight flower*, but they have a amount of money spent on "1 said you're a bad boy." re-1 charm of their own and will prove THANKFULLY There will be/feasting this week, in the name of » holiday. And qui'te properly, m accord wtih tradition and custom. But this is also a time for thanks, and that is the deeper tradition. Not one day only for thanksgiving but a season of gratitude, for harvest, for work accomplished, for life and the further j f r 'oin *1wo in the afternoon until opportunities that life will bring. A I n j n e at night. Pioceeds from this benefit will be used for the poor plied the old lady sternly, pullin back her dog. "Thass right, thass right," agreec the bum. lying back contentedly "You got a sixth sense, lady." Sidelights on the famous- Novel 1st John Her^ey. who won first re nown as s reporter, never workec on a daily newspaper . . . John Daly, one of television's bu.sies emcees, keeps fit for his videc chores by spending his spare hour on a tennis court . . . sign of bctte times in Korea: Gen. Matt Ridgway who vised to wear Iwo hand gre nades during battlefront tours, now just carries one. To members of the worry-of-the month club: Get ready now to wrinkle your brows over our De eember selection: Whnt to do aboui old vests? We feel that thU should be perhaps our most popular worry-of- the-month d u r i n g 1951. Many men complain Uicir closets are bulging with old vests 1hey no longer wear. They refuse 1o throw them away however, and wives say they can't them to make skirts. What will be done with all the nation'"! old vests? Don't wait until December. Start worrying about this problem now. It deserves your best anxiety. Are all American school chtldien today l e n d i n g the ,^ame g.-igwi iti-r' 1 T asked four kids recently what wns t h e i r favorite subject in school All four gave the same answer: "Recess!" CHARITY FAIR DEC. 1 EMMITSBURG, Nov. 20--Saint Joseph College a n n u a l Charity Fair sponsored by the Association of the Childicn of Marx will be hold Saturday, December 1 in Cerdicr Hall season of thanks that comes from deep within. For what were those first thanks- givers thankful? Not for plenty. Not for security. Not for ease or comfort. They were grateful for untilled land, for homes little better than hovels, for survival in a wild- al Christmas. The golden nematode of potato, still confined in Amciica to a limited area on Long Island but plentiful in Europe, is one of the most difficult of all crop pests to control. erness. They \\ ere t h a n k f u l for each other, for companionship in i a bold undertaking, for stout hearts! and strong arms in a common cause. They dreamed of liberty, and j u K Thc O)lllnllls here tney found room to achieve it. Q{ The NMVS N ov. 20. 1901. if they could make the dream en- I Fifty Years Ago dure. If they could hold it while they lived, and pass it on They were t h a n k f u l for that dream. We have never been a people to be truly t h a n k f u l for little things, or to worry much about them. In our strength, we have taken care of the little things ourselves. Our thanks, and our prayers, when they strike deep, have always been for those things which are beyond the individual reach. The dreams and hopes and aspirations of a people, of humanity, have been the goal. For those things and the fact that they still endure we can be thankful now. The feast is a symbol, even as the one day is symbolic. The thanks and the prayers are the reality, thanks for the goal, prayers for the strength. One day is not enough, nor ever will be» One season, one year, is not enough. It must endure. IN. Y. Times-) Letters To The Editor: ".Appreciates Support of Successful "Optimist Week." To the Editor of The News, Sir: Optimist Week in Frederick is over. We are pleased, of course, with its success. Most of all. however, we are happy that we live in a community surrounded by good people who are willing to support any effect intended for the common good. The Frederick News-Post did a bang-up job. The story of Optimism and our club was handled wonderfully well and reflects credit on you and your staff. , Thanks to you. Please consider yourself an "Honorary Member' 1 of our club. You always are welcome at any of our affairs and meetings, and I'll personally be happy to greet you. Optimistically yours, CHARLES E. RITCHIE Chairman of Optimist Week. Frederick, Md., Nov. 19. REPUDIATION SPEAKER Benjamin B. Rosenstock will ' speak at the Repudiation Day observance of Frederick Chapter, D.A.R., at the Court House Friday after- ·Jioon at two o'clock. Information mailed to the News by a D.A.R. of- iicer incorrectly listed Samuel H. Rosenstock as speaker. 'MARKET PRICES Wheat, bu $2.24 Barley, bu. ..........^ ,,,,,,,...,,.. 1.50 Conv v .tbl. ..,.,,,,,,..,,,,.,,.,,,,.,,,,,... EGGS A R E E X C E E D I N G L Y scai ce and very high in Fieder- ick. They are now worth 25 cents a do^en and it is very difficult to set them at any price. Some merchants t h i n k the price may go to 35 cents a do/en by Christmas. Many persons have eggs in storage which u ere bought las' summer when they were very cheap. THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS awarded a contract to build an iron and steel bridge over the Monocacy at Crist's ford between Urbana and Buckeystown districts to C. Thomas Dougherty at his bid of $14.050. FIRE DESTROYED THE BARN ON the farm of George W. Manahan, near Sabillasville. Five head of cattle and one horse were burned to death. Hay and feed was destroyed along" with farming implements and machinery. CHARLES E. HOUCK HAS MOVED his harness store from East Patrick street to South Market street opposite the Citizens National Bank. MR. WILLIAM M. ZIMMERMAN. West Fourth street, was out gun-: ning and shot eight rabbits and six partridges. Twenty Years Ago Items From The Columns Of The News, Nov. 20, 1931. FIRE DESTROYED FOUR FRAME garages, a hog pen and part of a chicken house on the farm of Mrs. J. J. Culler, tenanted by Martin Harshman, near Church Hill. Independent Hose Company firemen saved the barn and the residence. THE MONTGOMERY C O U N T Y Commissioners authorized the purchase of fourteen ornamental lighting standards for the court house square in Rockville from the Frederick Iron and Steel Company here at $34.40 per standard. WITH THE EXCEPTION OF A single street light, maintained at private expense. Liberty town was in darkness last night. The community fund which supplies the lights has been exhausted. MAYOR HOWARD JACKSON, OF Baltimore', will deliver the principal address at the annual memorial nervict o f the Frederick Elks ·n December t. j well worth cultivating. Your little girl faces a narrow life only if you continually harp on the advantages (real or imaginary* you think she would have in London. Life here is very different, and it is up to you to make the most of its advantages for her. Pring her up to appreciate the greatness of your adopted country. Our schools are as fine as any in the world; don't belittle them. 1 t h i n k you do need the companionship of your own countrywomen and for that I suggest you get in touch with the English Speaking Union in your city, through which you will contact many other young wives in your position. Comparing your problems with theirs will clear up many of your own dissatisfactions and show you the way to share in the rich, bioad, exhilaiating life of Ameri- Robert Brink TWO YOUNG ARTISTS--each a soloist in his own right --have combined their talents to produce a musical team such as is not commonly heard in modern times but which will be available to Frederick isteners tonight at eight o'clock in Brodbeck Hall, Hood College. Robert Brink is a. violinist who has won the praise of leading music critics in the East and Middle West Daniel Pinkham, a musician of unusual versatility, is a master not only on the forerunner of the piano, the harpsichord, which he will play tonight, but also on the organ. Conductor and composer as well, Mr. Pinkham wrote one of the numbers which he and Mr. Brink will play. This is one of the regular public events which the college offers for benefit of campus and community. There is no admission charge. Today In Washington Truman Could Take A Page From Predecessors ·Who Dealt Quickly, Effectively With Scandals By DAVID LAWRENCE Dear Miss Dix: What would you suggest in t h i s dilemma? I find it necessary to come to town once a week, which brings me calling on my friends anywhere from 7:15 a. m. to 7:30 a. rn., then 1 spend a good, part of the day with them. 1 come that early as 1 ride with my husbands who reports to work at li:00 a. m. Several of these friends love to sleep in the morning so 1 feel a little guilty about breaking into their routine. Do you think J am being unreasonable to alternate my calls on my friends once it week? Nola Answer: You certainly have r.bout as odd a visiting schedule as 1 hnve ever encountered. I thor- o u g h l y sympathise with your Irionds; h a v i n g to be social and entertaining at 7.30 in the morning requires f o i t i t u d e . Even if they didn't sleep late, the morning rout i n e of most households is hectic enough to make early visitors .'lightly less than uproariously welcome, Your system would take pm*- any day in a contest on "How to Lose Friends"! Since you must be tn the city s-o early, why not buy yourself r morning paper and find a comfortable place for a second breakfast. That, and a short walk about town, would bring you to 9 a. m. which is about as early as 1 Would acivisc a morning call--and much earlier than is socially customary. Dear Muss Dix. Can you recommend Jt cure for nightmares" 1 am embauassed no end about dis- Uirbmjj the household with my i«wful waitings. 1 don't overeat :md retire early. What is it: Sophie P. Answer: Since you have removed the two most obvious causes for nghtmare, too much food and too l i t t l e rest, you probably have something on your mind that disturbs your rest. See a good doctor. If iis treatment doesn't wo,*k. you may have to consult a psychiatrist, by the Bell Syndicate Miss Sal) ers Named As Speech Prize Winner Miss Barbara Salyers, of Camp )etnck. a student at Frederick Sigh School, was selected by a panel of judges as having the prize-winning speech among 50 contestants in county schools in the "I speak for Democrary'' contest. The contest is staged locally by the Frederick Junior Chamber of Commerce, loyd Hoover headed the committee of the local Jaycees. Students in three schools participated, and the winner from each vas in the finals. Miss Lora Louise Andrews, of Wisner street, a student at St. John's, won second place lonors. and Miss Mary Grams of Vliddletown High School,' was the hird finalist. The judges. Dr. Raymond E. Wil- iclm. Dr. Wayne C. Neely and elvin H. Derr, selected the win- icr from a recording only. Judging vas on content, originality and delivery, and recordings were made at the local radio station. The peeches, five minutes in length. vere on some subject related to ivmg in a democrary. A transcription of the winner's 'oice will be sent to Hagerstown vhere it will be judged with np-cord- ngs of winners from other counties o decide the state winner. Judging .vill be done on December 1. Co- ponsoring the contest with the aycees locally were Wayside Radio lervice, William S. Hood, Dorsey "hipley, Storm and Shipley, and Colonial Music Company. Porous asphalt is under trial in ne American city for surfacing treet pedestrian areas with the idea h«t it will permit enough water to H Into th* sett t* meet the needs of treat. .. i WASHINGTON", Nov. 20--Maybe Democratic campaign speakers do not relish a bit of plagiarizing from Republican campaign speakers of the past, but they will be well advised to read up on a speech delivered in 1924 by Charles Evans Hughes before the Republican state Convention of New York just after the Teapot Dome scandals had rocked the country and made things look bad politically for the Republicans. They may be able to use it--provided the parallel is carried out. The quotation comes to light in n new biography of Hughes written by Merlo J. Pusey, associate editor of the Washington Post, who says that the candor and sense of proportion exhibited by Hughes in that speech "had much to do with t u r n i n g the public mind away troni oil toward the rising tide of national prosperity." Hughes was at the time off the Supreme Court bench, having resigned in 3916 to make an unsuccessful race for the presidency. His speech, delivered on April 15, 1924, read in part as Jollows: "Let it be understood that we do not condone wrong; we extenuate no crime. . .We would bring to the bar of justice evciy dishonest official and every perverter of administration in or- out of office. . . . "Neither political party has a monopoly of virtue or of rascality. "H.ere are crooks in every community and in every party. Now and then, one gets into office. Let wrongs be exposed and punished, but let not partisan Pecksniffs affect a 'holier than thou' attitude The corrupting currency may be found in Democratic satchels. One who is corrupt is as faithless to his party as to his government. Guilt is personal and corruption knows no party. "Today, counsel of eminent ability and unimpeachable integrity, selected from both the great parties by a Republican President, are t a k i n g appropriate legal proceedings by which all the questions which have been raised as to the leasing of the public domain will be threshed out, every public interest will be safeguarded and every guilty person punished. These cases are in the courts where they belong and the courts will decide. It would be foolish, false and unpatriotic to breed distrust either of the integrity of the government or of the soundness of American life. That would be to assail the honor of the hosts of officials demoting their lives with unselfish fidelity to the country's interests." William Howard Taft, an ex- President at that time, thought the speech was "as exceptional as the one you delivered lor me in 1908 " President Calvin Coolidge, who hud come in from the vice-Presidency in 1923 on the death of Warren Harding, was re-elected in a landslide in J924 because, as author Pusey says, the voters "muit have concluded that the Admims- tiation had successfully purged itself of the corruption it had inherited." But the Democratic speakers of 1952 will not be able to use the above quotation unless President Truman does what Calvin Coolidge did. For the latter appointed two prominent lawyers, one a Democrat and the other a Republican, as special prosecutors reporting to him instead of to the Attorney General. The result was that a Republican cabinet officer who had leccived a $100,000 bribe in a satchel was put in jail, as were others who had held high official positions under a Republican administration. Mr. Truman thus far has not taken such a dramatic or f a r - icaching step. The. prosecuting machinery of the Truman administration has lumbered along slowly, prodded largely by disclosures made by Congressional investigating committees. In 1924 the congressional investigations really Jirst brought out the oil scandals, but Mr. Coolidge was alert enough to act with stern efficiency in prosecuting, letting the chips fall where they might. If the Truman administration does the same thing, it can live down the scandals now being uncovered. Righteous indignation alone will not do the trick. That Hughes speech lies ready for use by the Democratic speakers--provided their President does exactly what a Republican President did in somewhat the same circumstances in 1924. (Reproduction Rights .Reserved) Mother Faces Trial Dec. 12 ROCKVILLE, Nov. 20--Mrs. Grace Olivia Bryan of Monrovia 33-year-old mother of three children, who is charged with the shotgun murder of her husband, will go on trial December 12. She is accused of slaying her husband, Lloyd Yemen Byran a plumber, on October 13 at the home of a 19-year-old woman he allegedly had been seeing regularly. Mrs. Bryan withheld a plea yesterday at her arraignment in Montgomery Circuit Court at Rockville. .Five other persons under county grand jury indictment were arraigned yesterday. Indicted but not arraigned as yet was James William Oden, 35, of 9331 Connecticut ave., Chevy Chase, on charges of assault with intent to murder two Rockville brothers, Curtis L. Harris, 18, and Harry F. Harris, 14, in a fight September' 1 at Oden's home. Five men were indicted on charges of cattle rustling. Victor E. Baldwin. 32, a restaurant operator, of 144 Chapin st. nw.; Robert L. Hambleton, 44, a District school system engineer, of 21 Todd pi. ne., and John M. Dupont, 22, a carpenter, of 410 15th st. ne., were indicted on charges of stealing three Holstein cows August 20 from the farm of A. Harding Paul, Germantown. Two men indicted on cattle- stealing charges already are serving terms imposed by Frederick County Circuit Court. They are James Kegley, 34, of Adamstown, now serving five years, and his brother-in-law, Ja'ckson Faulkner, 24, of Westminster, serving a four! year-term. The Montgomery indictment charged Kegley with four cases of stealing cattle and Faulkner with three cases. Side Glances T \i "How much longer does this diet of yours last? My friends elling me I look terrible!" Takoma Park Man Shot In Urbana Accident WASHINGTON, D. C., Nov. 20-A 41-year-old Takoma Park plasterer was seriously wounded yesterday by a blast from a 12-gauge shotgun in what police described as an "accidental" hunting accident. The shotgun was discharged during a rabbit hunting trip in the woods at Urbana, near Frederick, Takorna Park pob'ce said. At Washington Sanitarium and Hospital with buckshot wounds in his right hip and elbow is Eugene German of 6911 New Hampshire avenue. Takoma Park. German was hunting with his neighbor. Carl B. Royce of 6909 New Hampshire avenue, Takoma Park, and Royce's son, James Leon Royce, 17, a painter's helper, police said. Daily Bread By REV. A. PUKNELL BAILEY From everlasting to everlasting, thou art God! A Scotchman wrote with his finger the name of his little son in the soft ground of the garden and sowed seeds in the furrow he had made. Several weeks later the boy came running to the father and said, "My name is growing in the garden." "Do you suppose it just happened to grow there?" asked the father. "Oh, no." said the lad, "someone must have planted it." "Look aiound you at the trees, the mountains and the skies," said the father. "Did they come by chance?" "No. someone must have made them." answered the boy. "Yes," said the father, "and that Someone is God." From everlasting to everlasting, thou art God! English Lesson By W. L. GORDON Words Often misused: Do not say, "The whole of the congregation sang " It is better to say, "The entire congregation." Often Mispronounced: Manufactory, Pronounce last two syllables to-ry. or as in "toe. and not tu-ry. Often Misspelled: Diaphragm; observe closely the consonants; last syllable is pronounoced fram. Synonyms: Hint, intimation, implication, innuendo, suggestion. Word Study: "Use a word three times and it is yours." Let us increase our vocabulary by mastering one word each day. Today's word: Ingenue: an ingenuous or naive girl or young man, or an actress representing such a person. (Pronounce an-zha-nu, first a as in an second a as in ate, u as in use. principal accent on last syllable. "The ingenue was applauded for her performance. JACK RABBIT SHOT Bradley Gervvig, of Camp Detrick, who was out hunting yesterday with two companions, shot and killed a jack rabbit on the Crum farm north of Woodsboro. The species of rabbit, unusual in this county, measured about 40 inches in length, and was shot with a shotgun in a stubble field. POLIO VACCINE SOON CHARLESTON. S. C . Nov. 20 (ffl --A vaccine which -will be effective against poliomyelitis now "seems certain," Basil O'Connor, head of the National Infantile Paralysis Foundation, predicts. FOR EISENHOWER TRENTON. N. J., Nov. 20 Malcolm Forbes, associate publisher of Forbes magazines of business, today announced formation of "The New Jersey Republicans-for-Eisenhower Club." NOVEMBER BRIDE--Miss Helen Elaine Everharr, daughter of Mrs. George A. Everhart, of Hanover, Pa., iormeily of Frederick, and the late Mr. Everhart, was married on Sunday, November 11, at 3:30 p. m. to Pfc. James MacGill Morrow, son of Mr. and Mrs. Leslie M. Morrow, of Ephrata, Pa. The double ring ceremony was performed by Rev. Dr. Nevin' E. Smith in Emmanuel Reformed church, Hanover, Pa. A leception u/as held at the Hotel Richard McAllister, Hanover. The bride given away by her brother, A.. Rix Everhart, .Charn- bersburg, Pa., formerly of Frederick, was attued in a gown of white velvet with portrait neckline, outlined with seed pearls. The gc\vn also featured fitted bodice, long tight sleeves ending in points, and a billowing skirt with a sweeping tram Her only jewelry was a string of pearls, gift of the groom. She carried a prayer book topped with a white orchid, lily of uie valley and shower of white^ velvet ribbon and lily of the valley. Mrs. Charles D. Keller, Balti- r.iore, and Mrs. Harry D. Riffle, Vork. Pa , were their sister's honor attendants. They wore strapless gowns of coral satin and net with iitted satin bolero jacket and very lull skirts of satin and net ove'r taffeta. Their headpieces were twisted halo coral net and they wore coral net mitts. They carried arm bouquets of yellow shaggy mums, talisman roses and ivy Joliage. The bridesmaids were Miss fladys Heidler, Boston, Ma«s: Miss Vivian Heidler, York. Pa , and Miss Patricia Orris, Hanover, Pa. They wore gowns similar to the matrons of honor and carried arm bouquets of yellow pompons, talisman roses with ivy foliage. Donald Morrow, Ephrata, P a . was his brother's best man. The ushers were W. Parke Everhart, Hanover, Pa., and G. Max Ever- hart, Frederick, brothers of thi bride; Charles D. Keller, Bal'.'fl more, and Harry D. Riffle, "X Pa., brothers-in-law of the britxe The couple took a wedding trjj to Sea Island, Ga. The bride is a graduate of Eichelberger Senior High School, Hanover, Pa., and Thompson's Business College, York, Pa. She is at present affiliated with the radic .station in Hanover and as woman's commentator is known as Helen Hart. The groom is a graduate of E h^ata High School, Penn State minjfitrative School, Columbia! institute of Radio Broadcasting Philadelphia, the University o Pennsylvania Television School, and attended Pei.n State College. At present he is serving in the Army Airborne Division at Camp Breck-' inridge, Ky. Weddings Jones--Mars Trinity Methodist church was thl scene of a pretty wedding on Saturday morning at 11 o'clock when Mrs. Marie Callas Mars, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Callas, of ' Hagerstown, became the bride of ,Robert S. Jones, son of Mrs. Archer t C. Jones, of Hagerstown, and Danville, Va. " The single ring ceremony was- performed before a setting of white chrysanthemums and palms by Rev. , L. Gene Stewart in the presence the immediate families. Attending the wedding aside from the bride's parents and the bridegroom's mother were. Mr. and Mrs. William Callas, of Baltimore: Mr. j and Mrs. Gregory Callas and daugh- ; ter. of Johnstown, Pa.; Mr. and Mrs. Michael Callas, of Waynesboro, Pa.; Lt. Col. and Mrs. Max" Main, of Baltimore; John Crafton, of Washington; and Mr. and Mrs. John Callas, of Frederick, "and George Mars. " College Conference Night At High School Pupils in all the ihigh schools of, " Frederick county who are thinking at all about going to college and. the parents of these students have been invited to attend a college., conference night at Frederick High School on Wednesday, December 5. Speakers will be Dr. Floyd G. Cromwell, supervisor of high schools for the Maryland Department o. Education, whose subject will b-: "Are You College Material?", and Herbert N. Heston, assistant to the president and director of public relations at Hood College, who will discuss "How to Choose a College." MARRIAGE LICENSE A marriage license has been issued in the clerk's office in Hagerstown to Elmer W. Rhodes. 21,-. Boonsboro, and Lana C. Bowers," 18, Middletown. In developing new varieties of fruit trees a period of from 20 to 30 years is required from the time parent stock is selected to the date the trees are ready for commercial trials. BUYING OIL RIGHTS ROME, Nov. 20 (/P)--Texas oil millionaire Glenn McCarthy left today for Paris, where he expects to close a deal for oil rights to more than six million acres in the Red Sea area of Egypt. Life's Darkest Moment I X I BY Tf. T. WEESTtK CMLIZ Af/ON -- A FLEA HIS /\MD SAFE FROM ATTACK TRUCKER KILLED S T A F F O R D Courthouse, Va., Nov. 20 (ff)--John R. Woody, 39. Baltimore, was killed last night when his tractor-trailer plunged into Bull Run after being in collision with an automobile. ABDULLAH TAKES OFF DALLAS, Nov. 20 '.-P--With his divorce papers clutched in his hand, Sheppard W. (Abdullah) King left today for Egypt and his new bride- to-be, dancer Samia Gamal. Lufs Stuff GOALS A goal that's worth achieving is well worth striving for. Rewards beyond believing may oft6n be in store. But sordid goals or poor ones should offer no appeal. They are the only sure ones to make disaster real. N. A. LUFBURROW. Questions And Answers Q_What did the initials V. D. B. on the 1909-S Lincoln penny signify? A--They are the initials of the designer of the coin, Victor D. Brenner. * * * Q_\Vho were the Conquistadores? A--Any one of the leaders in the Spanish conquest of America, especially of Mexico and Peru, in the 16th oentury. OBSERVE 50TH ANNIVERSARY--Mr. and Mrs. Walter W. Burns oplpbratpd the 50th anniversary of their marriage on October 21, at their home, Enterprize Farm, Woodfield. with a family reunion. · ·was attended by a number oE their children, grandchildren ana other relatives and friends. Those present were Mrs. Ethel Beall, Damascus, a daughter; Clifton Burns, a son, his wife and children, Bobby and Bonnie, this city; Mrs. J. B. Neil) a daughter, her husband and children, Robert and Wayne, of Hyattsville; Alfred Burns, a son, and his children, Anne and Larry, Silver Spring; Paul Burns, a son, of Creagerstown, his wife and children, Denny and Darell; Robert Burns, a son, of Silver Spring, his wife and children, Wesley, Grace, Tanya and Keithv Carl Burns, a son. of Silver Spring. Mrs. Burns and Jerry War-"" field: Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Burns, Woodfield; James Burns, a son, of Silver Spring, and Mrs. Burns: Mr. and Mrs. Wade Beall and" children, Wendy, Terry and Shelly, Damascus; Mr. and Mrs P. U Rupert and Shirley and Mr. and Mrs. William Beyer and Nancy,' It Arlington, Vs.; Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Burns, Olney; Mr and Mrs ' Gilbert Burns. Babbeth and Freddy, oJt Silver Spring: Mr. and MrsI George Pope and Mary Estelle, of Woodfield; Mrs. Ruth Pearce. Damascus; Kitty Burns, Joan Hoarf*. Violet Si«ri, Mt Airy. IN FW SPA PERI SiFWSPAPFld

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