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Deaths MRS. EDNA V. CHURCHEY Mrs. Edna V. Doat Churchey, 80, widow of George W. Churchey of 111 Lakin Ave., Boonsboro, died at her home on Tuesday evening after a long illness. Born near Middletown, she was a daughter of John H. and Sarah Jones Sigler. She was a member of Zittleiown Church of God of Boonsboro. She is survived by five stepdaughters, Mrs. Samuel Lohman and Mrs. Murray Jackson, both of Sharpsburg, Mrs. Paul Clark of Silver Spring, Mrs. Ernest McCoy of Keedysville, Mrs. Lloyd Strite of Smithsburg; five step-sons. Grover Churchey, Clifton Churchey and Atlee Churchey, all of Sharpsburg, Lloyd Churchey of Valley Stream, N.Y.; sister, Mrs. Sally Smith of Greencastle, Pa; two brothers, John H. Sigler of Locust Valley, Alonzo Sigler of Frederick; 27 grandchildren. Services will be held from the Bast Funeral Home in Boonsboro on Friday at 2 p.m. The Rev. HJ5. Churchey and the Rev. William A. Herpich will officiate. Entombment will be in Boonsboro Mausoleum. The family will receive friends at the funeral home tonight from 7 to 9. REX R. ROADHOUSE Word has been received of the death on May 27 of Rex R. Roadhouse of 1310 Eastern Parkway, Louisville, Ky. at Homewood, HI. Mr. Roadhouse was on a business trip at the time of his death. For a number of years Mr. and Mrs. Roadhouse had made their home in Winchester, Va., prior to moving to Louisville. Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Frances Wortman Roadhouse; four daughters, Miss Myrtle Roadhouse, at home, Mrs. Betty Willis of Winchester, Mrs. Harry Lee Arnold of Berryville and Mrs. Peggy Alders of Chicago, HI.; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. D.S. Roadhouse of Clearwater.Fla.; three sons, Robert, William and Ralph Roadhouse, at home; three sisters, Mrs. Esther Fritz of California, Mrs. Ruth Higdon of Falls Church, and Mrs. Catherine Fenwick of Arlington; five brothers, D.S. Roadhouse of Seven Corners, Earl Roadhouse of Brunswick, and Donald and Eddie Roadhouse, both of Arlington; and 16 grandchildren. A funeral service was conducted May 30 at the O.D. White and Sons Funeral Home, Louisville, with burial in South Jefferson Cemetery, Louisville. _______ DAVID LEE GAVER David Lee' Gaver, 21, son of John E. and Kathryn E. Lewis Gaver, died Tuesday morning at his home on RFD 1, Myersville, after an extended illness. He received a kidney transplant 15 months ago at the University of Maryland hospital. He was amemberoftheGross- nickle Church of the Brethren, and was a member of the graduating class of Middletown High School in 1967. Beside his parents, surviving is a sister, Joyce E. Harshman, Myersville; two foster sisters, Mrs. Bonnie Walters of Braddock Heights, and Mrs. Catherine Leatherman, Myersville; four brothers, Maynard E. Gaver, Eugene L. Gaver, Donald L. Gaver, all of Myersville, and Stephen F. Gaver, Boonsboro. Friends may call at the Bittle Funeral Home, Myersville, until services there Friday at 2 p.m. Interment will be in the Grossnickle Church of the Brethren , Cemetery. GEORGE E. COOK SR. George E. Cook Sr w 61,ofRFD 2, Mt. Airy, died suddenly Tuesday. He was born in Pennsylvania, the husband of the late Helen I. Cook, who died in 1947. He is survived by a son, George E. Cook Jr., Mt Airy; a daughter, Mrs. Katherine Brown, Leesburg, Va., and five grandchildren. Friends may call at the Waltz Funeral Home Liberty Road, Winfield, today from 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home Friday at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery, near Mt. Airy. DR. FLOYD M. GREEN Dr. Floyd Milton Green, 82, of 2044 Fairfax Road, Columbus, Ohio, died Wednesday at his residence. He was retired from the Columbus Mutual Insurance Co., after having served for 50 years as medical examiner. He was a 1919 graduate of the Ohio State University Medical School. Surviving him is one sister, one son, Theron D. Green, a former resident of Frederick but now residing at 25 East First St., Dugway Proving Grounds, Dugway, Utah, three grandsons, and two great grandsons. The body is at the Schoedinger's North West Chapel in Columbus, Ohio, where services will be conducted Saturday at 10 a.m. Interment will be in Columbus. New Power Station WASHINGTON (AP) - Three power companies serving Western Maryland and parts of four other states have asked for permission to build a f 100 million generating station near Davis, W. Va. The 75 0,000-kilo watt station would use a 7,200-acre lake in Tucker County's Canaan Valley. The application to the Federal Power Commission was filed by the Monongahela Power Co., the Wett Penn Power Co. and the Potomac Edison Power Co. LOCAL MENTIONS THE LONG PROCESSION - Friends and members of the family of Jacob E. Stoltzfuz, of near Bird-In-Hand, Pa., gave a final farewell in the traditional Amish funeral procession Wednesday. Stoltzfuz, 69, died Monday. Local Amish families came from miles away to attend the 3 hour service and then to ride the several miles to the cemetery. One-hundred buggies followed in succession. (AP Wirephoto) BOATING THROUGH DOWNTOWN - Reporter uses a borrowed boat through downtown Pensacola to do a first hand story on 7 .inches of rain that flooded Pensacola and caused the evacuation of 500 people in low-lying areas. Numerous main highways were closed and one.hospital experienced power failure. In certain sections of the city water reached as high as 6 feet. (AP Wirephoto) Funerals MRS. LILY LINCK A sung mass of Christian Burial will be conducted for Mrs. Lily Linck who died Tuesday, at the St. John's Catholic Church on Saturday at 9 a.m. by the Rev. Father William E. Becker. Interment will be in the Reformed Cemetery, Knoxville. MRS. MAUDE P, DEAN Funeral services for Mrs. Maude Page Dean, widow of John Michael Dean, who died at-the Mercy Hospital in Baltimore Monday, were held at the M. R. Etchison and Son Funeral Home, 106 E. Church St., Wednesday at 2 p.m. The Rev. Roland C. Hobbs, assistant p a s t o r of the Evangelical . Lutheran Church, officiated. Pallbearers were William Haller, Norman Haller, Theodore Fickert, George Angevine, Victor Butts and Malcolm Barger. Interment was in Mount Olivet Cemetery. MRS. ESTHER DRONEBURG Funeral services for Mrs. Esther Eicholtz House Droneburg, widow of Harry Clayton Droneburg, were held at the M. R. Etchison and Son Funeral Home, 106 E. Church St., Wednesday at 11 a.m. The Rev. Harry S. Myerly, assistant pastor of the Calvary United Methodist Church, officiated. Pallbearers were Richard C. C. Basford, William E. Baker, Donald M. Fadeley, and Harry Kintz. Interment was in Mount Olivet Cemetery. Exact Fare Helps End Bus Robberies LOS ANGELES (AP) - From 1961 to 1969 bus drivers for the Southern California Rapid Transit District were the victims of 1,636 robberies, one murder, numerous beatings, knifings and shootings. In 1970 there have been none. Vice P r e s i d e n t Kenneth Moore of the AFL-CIO United Transportation Union reported Wednesday the problem evidently was eliminated by requiring passengers to drop the exact fare into locked boxes. The system operates in Los Angeles and the neighboring, counties of Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino. Nobel Laureates Seek End Of War NEW YORK (AP) - Forty- three Nobel laureates in science have joined in a letter to President Nixon urging him to "rise to the heroism that these times demand and take swift and decisive steps" to end U.S. involvement in the war in Indochina. "We agree with the stand of many that the health of this nation depends on a swift disengagement from war in Southeast Asia although the violent tactics used by some to express this are repugnant to us," the scientists said. R. K. Mellon, Billionaire, Dies At 70 PITTSBURGH (AP) - Richard King Mellon demanded privacy, insisted on loyalty from his friends and associates and shared one of the nation's largest private fortunes with charity. The tycoon died .Wednesday after a four-day illness at West Penn Hospital. He was 70. Death was attributed to natural causes. Mellon was a shy man who avoided public appearances. The value of his wealth has never been revealed, but it had been estimated up to $3 billion. His charities totaled perhaps $70 million. He was the son of Richard B. Mellon. The elder Mellon and brother, Andrew W. Mellon, built their father's banking business into a financial empire which ultimately embraced huge holdings in such corporate giants as Gulf Oil Corp., the Aluminum Co. of America, Hoppers Co. and General Motors. Andrew became secretary of the Treasury under President Warren G. Harding in 1921, a year after his nephew Richard started his business training as a bank messenger. When Andrew Mellon died in 1939, his nephew took over direction of the family business interests. The bulk of Mellon's philanthropy was channeled through the R. K. Mellon Foundation. Since 1947 some $43 million had been distributed through this trust alone. Mellon served in both world wars and was a retired Army Reserve lieutenant general. He was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal for his World War n service. Personals Mr. Roger Nicodemus, son of Mr. and Mrs. Roger N. Nicodemus, 3 East 15th St., is a candidate for the Bachelor of music education degree at commencement exercises June 14 at Wittenburg University', Springfield, Ohio. Mr. Richard S. Foster, son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter D. Foster, RFD 5, has been named to the deans list at the College of Wooster, Wooster, Ohio. Mr. James R. Van Laan, son of Mr. and Mrs. Roger W. Van Laan, RFD 1, Mt. Airy, recently received the Freshman Writing Award at North Carolina Wesleyan College, Rocky Mount, N.C. He was also named to the deans list and is a member of the staff of the student newspaper. POLICE ALERTED With graduation just around the corner, city and state police have stepped up patrols of area high schools to prevent unnecessary vandalism of public properly. So far the vandalism re{ported by police has been minor. Nixon (Continued From Pag-3 One) agree with my policies. But I also have a solemn obligation to make the hard decisions which I find are necessary to protect the lives of the 400,000 young Americans remaining in Vietnam.** Nixon's critics in the Senate won a small measure of success just hours before the President's speech when they turned back an effort to gut a proposal to ban U.S. military operations in Cambodia after June 30. By a 54-36 vote, the Senate rejected a proposal sponsored by Kansas Republican Robert J. Dole to allow the President to continue use of American units in Cambodia as long as U.S. troops are held prisoner there. Dole's proposal was a rider to an amendment by Sens. Frank Church, D-Idaho, and John Sherman Cooper, R-Ky., to cut off all funds for U.S. military activity in Cambodia after Nixon's proclaimed withdrawal deadline. Also Wednesday, the House turned back an attempt by war critics to amend a bill raising the nation's debt limit to force a quicker withdrawal from Southeast Asia by cutting $6 billion in defense money. That effort failed on a procedural vote, 273 to 85. As expected, critics of Nixon's Cambodian decision remained critical after the speech, his supporters continued supporting. Chamber Group Holds Meeting The State and Local Affairs committee of the Frederick Chamber of Commerce met Thursday to discuss several legislative proposals. A proposal that will be considered this summer concerns the ownership of school buses. The proposal requests the government commission to study school bus matters regarding county - owned school buses in comparison with ownership by the contract system as done in Anne Arundel county. Another problem under study this summer will be the relationship of employes at a state and local level, particularly in union organizations. Committee members will study the Potomac River Compact at the same time state legislators discuss the problem. Under the compact, a commission consisting of representatives from each of the four states, the District of Columbia, and the federal government will administer the Potomac River Basin. They will deal with the numerous phases of environmental control. The Potomac River Compact is very similar to the Delaware Compact and the Susquehanna Compact. Tax assessment is another topic of discussion as well as the newly-proposed plumbing code. No decision was reached on any Issues by the committee pending further investigation and research. Hie Wcllesmere Shop In the Francis Scott Key Hotel will be closed Monday Nights during June July and August. Ray Plogger Professional Piano Technician Desires to get Clientele In Frederick Surrounding Area Over 25 yrs. Experience Including 8 yrs. Graduate Training Call CHARLES BAKER at 662-8187 after 5 p. m. THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland Ttanfay, Joe 4, !«· Page A-5i LOCAL MENTIONS Chevron Oil Denies Guilt In Spillage NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Chevron Oil Co. has pleaded innocent to federal charges involving massive pollution of wa- ;ers of the Gulf of Mexico. "Chevron pleads not guilty to each of the 900 counts of the indictment," attorney Lawrence Senson said Wednesday at a rief arraignment in U.S. District Court. It was the first case of its kind and Asst. U.S. Atty. Julian Murray told the court it may get nto "a new field of law" before it's over. Judge Alvin B. Rubin gave Benson 60 days in which to prepare defense motions on the charges that Chevron failed to equip 90 of its offshore wells with safety devices. The judge set June 17 for i ear ing of Benson's motion for permission to read the secret record of the grand jury which indicted the firm. On Feb. 10, a cluster of Chevron's offshore wells blew wild at a control platform 30 miles off the Louisiana coast, southeast of New Orleans, Thousands of barrels of oil spewed into the Gulf before the last well was capped March 31. The indictment was the first under the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act of 1953. Each day of the violation cited was a separate offense carrying a maximum fine of $2,000- a possible total of ?L8 million. IN MEMORIAM --l_.-W^»'-l--·-^-»-*i*-. *Wi 1_ In Memoriam HEWITT--In loving memory of Raymond (Ben) who passed away June 4, 1961. In our hearts the torch of memory, Burns unflickering, bright, and true; Its light is sweet for it is fed On love and tender thoughts of you. WIFE, LEONA CHILDREN In Memoriam PERRY -- In memory of our beloved son, Douglas C. Perry. Son, we miss you so much Our hearts are fill with pain. We are striving for that wonderful time When we will be together again. Life upon the earth Will never be the same. My heart breaks within Whenever I hear your name. God called you for a reason One I do not know. But our hearts has been contorted. That God has taken you to rest. Until We Meet Again The Ones Who Loved You Best MOM, DAD, BROTHERS, AND SISTERS Dr. H. F. Kline. Jr. Podiatrist Foot Specialist 120 No. Court St. For Appointment Call 662-3432 or 663-3462 Fried Chicken it Ham Supper Creagerstown Parish Hall Saturday, June 13--Starting 4:00 Faithful Workers Society Benefit Building Fund ! Family Stvle, Dessert Included Adults $2.00, Children $1.00 SNOWBALLS 15 cents 20 cents 700 W. Patrick Street Frederick, Md. Open 6 to 10 P. M. weekdays 1 to 10 P. M. week-ends City Health Dept. Approved LOCAL MENTIONS Family Night EVERY SATURDAY, 8 P. M. Yellow Springs Lions Community Hall STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL Rain or Shine Liberty Elementary School Libertytown, Maryland Friday, June 5, 1970 at 7 p. m. Games and Refreshments Cake Table and Teen Dance Rummage Sale Sat., June 6, 9 till 1 Asbury Methodist Church FIDELITY Building Loan Association with offices in the Fredericktown Bank and Trust Company Accepting Applications For Shares, Series 56 Opening July 4, 1970 Accounts Insured up to $30,000 Substantial Extra Dividends paid past six years Mortgage Loans Available To Share Holders Robert B. Eisenhauer Sec.-Treasurer Phone 662-8231 Kids' Day Carnival Fri., June 5, 2:30 to 9:30 p. m. SOUTH FRED. ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Sponsored by Shamrock Majorettes, Inc. STRAWBERRIES FOR SALE, j pick your own, bring own containers. Paul Harper, Mountaindale Trash Removal and LIGHT HAULING Phone 662-4519 after 5:00 p. m. Frederick, Maryland Strawberry Festival Saturday, June 6th ROCKY HILL CH., NR. WOODSBORO Country Ham Other Sandwiches Home Made Soups Other Food Games fr Entertainment Music by Walkersville H. S. Band Food Served Rain or Shine Urbana Elementary School STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL June 6, 1970 4-7:30 p. m. Country Ham Sandwiches, Sloppy Joes, Hot Dogs, Beverages Adult Children's Games Children's Performances 4-9:30 p. m. Strawberries Ice Cream Hard Shells--Freshly Steamed $3.00 All You Can Eat Every Wednesday 4 Friday 6 P. M. til 12 Sat., 4 P. M. til 12 Sun. l P. M. til 9 Shrimp or Clams Every Tuesday Night 6 P. M. til 12 $3.00 All You Can Eat Crabs To Go Crabs Wholesale Retail No Order Too Large Tuesday Thru Sunday Your Favorite Seafood in Season BLUE MOUNTAIN INN 1 mi. South of Thurmont, Md. Rt. 806, 271-2190 McLAIN HOME IMPROVEMENT Carpentry, Remodeling, Roofing, etc. Free Estimates Phone 845-8643 Waverley Elementary School P.T.A. CARNIVAL Sat., June 6, 1 to 5 p. m. Notice I will not be responsible for any debts other than those contracted by me. LESLIE M. BRIGGS Route No. 1, Box 22 Germantown, Md. Carpet Remnants 507c to 75% off regular price Many smaller pieces of Carpet Already Bound, excellent for door mats, small area Rugs, etc. KING FLOOR SERVICE. INC. 712 East St., Frederick, Maryland Carpet Binding Machine Sewn While You Wait or Call for pick up and delivery KING FLOOR SERVICE, INC. 663-4108 Plants For Sale Chester L. Grove 103 E. 8th. St. VEGETABLES FLOWERS The Donut Shoppe Will Have Kinklings For The Month of June Painting Carpentry LOW RATES Apply News-Post, Box 1808 Bake Sale Saturday, June 6th, held at LEWISTOWN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Looking for a nice pet? Visit your local animal shelter on Gas House Pike. German Shepherd, Irish Setter, Cocker Spaniels, also puppies kittens. Card of Thanks I wish to express my sincere thanks to the doctors, nurses, and nurses' aides for their wonderful care while a patient at the Frederick Memorial Hospital. Also my thanks to the ministers for their visits and prayers. Also relatives and friends for gifts, flowers and cards and their visits. MRS. FANNIE HORTON End Of Newsprint Rolls Ideal for picnic tables, Children's art projects, any place where large quantity of low cost paper is required. 32 inches wide by hundreds of feet long. Only 10c Per Pound FREDERICK NEWS-POST BUSINESS OFFICE 200 East Patrick Street Henry's Blacktop Paving Free Estimates Cheerfully Given All Work Guaranteed Ph. 663-9738 Strawberries Pick Your Own in the Field or Buy Them at our Roadside Market CATOCTIN MOUNTAIN ORCHARD Thurmont, Md. 271-2737 1 mi. N. of Thurmont, Rt. 15 Open Daily 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Attention: Non-Prof it Organizations in Frederick County Available June 8, 1970 complete Snowball Stand and Ice For Rent by Week Mon.,-Sat. at Local Carnivals For more information contact Mr. Freed, 700 W. Patrick St. Ph. 662-5305 after 7 p. m. 3 Rms. New Furniture $288 Terms SHEPLEY'S 50 S. Market St. Open Every Night Til 9 Card of Thanks I would like to thank friends and relatives for the nice cards and flowers during my stay in the hospital. Also thanks to Dr. Chase and Dr. Smith and all hospital nurses and employes who helped me during my stay. Also for the nice prayers of the ministers who visited me, thanks to each and every one. May God bless every one of you. Thanks again. FLARE M. HARRISON Dickerson, Md. Smorgasbord Sunday, June 14 Family Style At Libertytown Fire Hall Adults $2.00, Children $1.00 12-6 p. m. Bake Goods Novelty Table SHEROKEN HOUSE OF HAIR FASHION 1 E. 3rd. Street needs Hairdresser to replace expectant mother This will be permanent employ ment with paid vacation, holidays, etc. Phone 663-4421 during day and 829-1472 evenings Announcement We are pleased to announce j that Linda Lake is now a member of our staff at'the Beauty Boutique, Brunswick, Md. For appointment Call 834-8451. Strawberry Festival Carroll Manor Elem. School June 6, 6 to 9 p. m. Reed Ford New Service Dept. Hours Effective June 1 8--5:30 Mon.-Fri. Closed Saturdays For Emergencies, Nights, Sundays and Holidays, See Reed Motor Co. under A.A.A. in directory. Rummage Sale Saturday, June 6, 9 a.m. at 302 N. Market St. Oak Hill Sundav School Class Are You In Need Of Additions--Garages or Carports? FREE ESTIMATES Phone 371-7113 RODGER'S Hard Shell Crabs Seafood Platters Pan Fried Chicken New York Strip Steak ' Rodger's, N. Market St.. Ext., 663-3903 FAST-GROWING AGG RKSSIVt TIRE CHAIN has immediate opening for a tire service man with truck tire experience. Must have driver's license. Good starting salary. Paid vacation. Family hospitalization and other benefits. Apply Mr. Bartgis, MERCHANT'S FIRESTONE STORE 36 East Patrick St. Phone 662-5931 Hy. Big Boy Tomato Plants Cabbage Plant Brussels Sprouts Cauliflower Plants Geraniums Scarlet Sage Peony Plants Shasta Daisy Candytuft Columbine MARGARET'S FLORISTS 328 W. Patrick St. ._ Cool . . . Your Home This Summer With Central Air Conditioning CBS Electric Co. 663-5222 NOW ON SALE!!! THE WORLD IN 1969 Captured in one Volume. History as we lived it. 296 pages; 60 Color photos; Written by AP men and women the world over. $3.95 Plus Tax AVAILABLE AT: BUSINESS OFFICE FREDERICK NEWS-POST 200 E. Patrick Street Heating or Cooling . . . Your home should be insulated Blown Insulation Fiberglas CBS Insulating Co. 663-5222 Question Mark Hair Fashions For Summer ECKER'S BEAUTY SALON Phone 662-2471 Lovely Mohawk Gold Sculptured Nylon Carpet $3.95 sq. yd. Also Mohawk Green Gold Acrylon Carpet $4.95 sq. yd. Up to 6 mos. to pay No Carrying Charge SHERWIN WILLIAMS 28 E. Patrick St. ATTENTION ALL BASEBALL TEAMS See Us For Your Equipment At Special Low Prices Formerly Bartgis Zimmermat Is Closing Out All Sporting Goods At Low, Low Prices MERCHANT'S FIRESTONE STORE Spring Fever For your new home in the spring be sure to inspect Mea* dowcrest Subdivision. Lots are wooded. Located on Old Receiver Road at Shookstown. CROCKER LITTLE BUILDERS, INC. 9 X 12 Rugs -- Only $5.8S Open 'Til 9 P. M. SHEPLEY'S -- 50 S. Market St. In Town FREDERICK GLASS SHOP 301 E. 4th Street 663-3117 Cessp-ols A.id Septic Tanks Cleaned, Repaired Installed Day or Night Phone 473-8294 B W. DISPOSAL SERVICE Stitely's Upholstery Shop Upholstery Custom Drapes Free Pickup Delivery Thurmont, Md. -- 271-2590 Paper Hanging Woodrow (Bill) Amerson PHONE 663-5487 Grumman Canoe Special | From May 28th to June 7th ] Free | With Purchase of any Grumman i Canoe , 1 Pr. Paddles, Pair Ty-Downs I and 1 Pair Cartop Carriers i DELPHEY'S SPORT STORE j 140 West Patrick St. Free Customer Parking ! Formely Bartgis Zimmerman 36 E. Patrick St., Frederick, Md. For Sale USED ALUMINUM PLATES 22%" wide; 36" length .009 thick Sturdy, but flexible Printing on one side only S25c each -- 5 for $1.00 $18.00 per hundred Apply Business Office Frederick News-Post 200 East Patrick St. 8 A- M. to 5 P. 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