The News from Frederick, Maryland on November 29, 1951 · Page 20
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The News from Frederick, Maryland · Page 20

Frederick, Maryland
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Thursday, November 29, 1951
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Dismiss Two In Baltimore BALTIMORE, Nov. 28 (/P)--Two veteran members of the Internal Revenue Collector's staff here wore those whose dismissal or forced resignation was announced , today in Washington. F. Joseph Ruppman, a deputy collector for 11 years, insisted he was not forced to resign, as the Washington announcement put it. "I resigned voluntarily because- I wanted to get out of the department," he declared. Mrs. Jessie M. Jones, a widow, was,-the other employe involved. She had worked in the Baltimore district office about 11 years and was a teller in the cashier's division. Mrs. Jones could not be reached for comment. Mrs. Jones was accused of fail- ing to account properly for Government funds, destruction of records and filing of false documents. Huppman was charged with falsification of an official document. Huppman said: "I was not forced to resign In fact, my resignation was not asked for. "A charge was made against me that was not correct. 1 could have appealed my case but I decided against it. I had two or three consultations with Washington officials about the charges and was vindicated of everything I was charged with. "It was contended that I was intoxicated. I have had ulcers and cannot drink." George Hofferbert, the district collector, said charges of drunkenness had nothing to do with it. He said Huppman's resignation had been forced "because of an irregularity we cannot permit among our employes. "It is iomethlng a lot of taxpayers have done end their acts haVc been overlooked. But we cannot overlook that in an em- ploye." Hofferbert said he had reported the irregularity to the Internal Revenue Bureau's intelligence section in Washington. He declined to give any details. "Yes and no," he said when asked if Huppman and Mrs. Jones were linked in the charges that brought about their resignations. Huppman's salary was between $5,000 and $5,800 a year. Mrs. Jones drew about $3,800 a year. 52.74 TAX RATE BALTIMORE, Nov. 28 .(#)--The City Council today adopted a $110.360.000 budget for 1952, the largest in Baltimore's history. The increase raised the tax rate from the present $2.62 to $2.74. Say you saw it in The News. FRIDAY NITE 7:00 SHARP Doors Open 6:00 C O M E O N E AUCTI FREE FREDERICK ARMORY NOV. 30, 1951 C O M E A L L COMICS FOR THE KIDDIES DOOR PRIZES NEEDLE THREAD KITS FOR THE LADIES FRUIT-TOYS OF ALL KINDS--FLOUR DISHWARE--TELEVISION SETS--RADIOS ALUMINUM GOODS--BRUSHES--MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS--OILS--CANNED GOODS FLOWERS--FARM SUPPLIES--FEEDS LAMPS--POTS--PANS--FURNITURE NOTIONS--CLOTHING--SHOES BEDDING--TOOLS--GIFTS MANY MORE TOO NUMEROUS TO MENTION "YOUNAIE IT-WE'VE. GOT IT --HEATROT,.AS--BLANKETS--STOVES-- G : E U I A IV T I Q U " o o o BE2S 7 EFIT BOYS' WORK PROGRAM--FREDERICK OPTIMIST CLUB jjgBjBBBB^BMJBBBBJBBBHMBBBaBMMMM^ WTOTOW^^^ GILBERT'S Sensational o o o o o o o o- o o PRE-GHEISTMAS DRE . . . . Thursday . . . . . . Friday and Saturday . , at unbelievably low prices . . values from $14.95 up to $29.95 NOW · · AND o The grandest bargain event on dresses this season . . . dresses for almost every occasion . . . crepes, tissue failles, wools, gabardines, taffetas, sheers, menswear, checks, kashas, ottomans, 6 ply failles . . . in a great array of colors and styles i... yes, dresses that sold as high as $29.95 in these two groups i.. make your selection early and that means be here early for the best selection .. . sizes for misses and juniors ... a few women s sizes. ERT'S 9 NORTH MARKET STREET Oj o o Pleads Guilty To Murder Of His Wife BEDFORD. Pa., Nov. 28 ;#)-Clarence Burkett, 31, of Etlerslle, Md., pleaded Rullty today in Bedford County court on » charge ot murdering his estranged wife September 12. Judge Colvin Wright said he will hear testimony December IT to determine tht sentence. The wife, Mrj. Myra Gract Burkett. 23 was shot at her mother's farm near Hyndmau, Pa. Burkett today also admitted violating the uniform firearms act but entered no plea to a charge of assaulting his mothor*in-law, Mrs..Wilberl J. Shafer, with intent to kill. In Pennsylvania conviction of fint S«gre* murder calls for death or a life sentence, Second degree murder calls for not less than 10 nor more than 20 years In the penitentiary. Burkett was formerly employed at the Kelly-Springfield Tire Company plant in Cumberland, Md, The name of Klo de In Plata, in So,uth America, moans River of Silver. Th« New*, Frederick, Md., Thursday, November Z9, 1951 8EVEN TO VISIT WESTMINSTER, WESTMINSTER.. Nov. 28 Gen. Douglas Mac-Arthur agreed to attend dedication has ceremonies for a new post home of the Veterans of Foreign Wars next spring, Commander Paul Myers said today. Myers is head of the Molleville Farm Post No. 407. Besides the dedication ceremonies, tentative plans call for a parade, banquet and dance. Tht new headquarters, completed this year, include; club rooms and an auditorium. MogoUon Indians In what le now New Mexico started raising n prim- Hive corn about 3.000 years ago. Roy Rogers Game In 1! P l a y e r * m o v e 16 men over c o l o r f u l b o a r d . With instruction]. A c t u a l l y tip s.inil In bucket. Hlicht rn- ninrl flnlfth, rlih- brr tires, Xl-ln. Ion*. Tow Crow Shoot Game .St., "Special Deluxe" Bikes Regularly 53.50 Boys' or Girls' Model 49.99 Thrill your younerster with Ihc "best looking bike in town." Torpedo headlight, electric horn in tank, lug- £rare carrier. Iroxel saddle add to the many extras! Easy- riding Ouster balloon fires . . . ba^ed enamel finish, "Color Flow'' styling! With 4-year Pinkerlon rerstra- tion! Knock;) u« five plastie crows oft the wood roost. 14JvJ-ln. pop gun and 10 harmless corks. Easel Blackboard 4.59 Lots of w r i t i n g surface on both sides. Ifi-ln. x 12- in. Mat r hoard. Save stt Scars. Child's Chair 3.55 Knll length back posts for extfa stri-nRlli. Wood slat spat, parts mortised, clued. Biff Ferris Wheels New Deluxe Happi-Time Electric Freight Train COMPARE WITH OTHERS AT 30.110 22 88 Shop, compare! It's hard to find a big 6-wheel drive die- cast loco at Sears low price with die-cast lender, gondola, tank c«r, box car and caboose. Train is 49-in. long with realistic scale details. Powerful headlight. 15 sections of track, automatic uncoupling ramp, transformer. WIN 25 In TOYS Drawing Saturday at 6 P. M. See Ad on Page 11 BUY ON SEARS EASY TERMS OR 1.98 SEARS LAY-A-WAY PLAN A bi K t h r i l l for a n y .vountslor. W i n d up spring turns Ifi I n c h whorl I (10 limes. 10'; DOWN HOLDS TOYS OF YOUR CHOICE FOR CHRISTMAS + · Famous Tower Traditional Christmas CARDS box of 25 49 * 25-Religious Christmas Cards 49c Each of these 25 embossed cards fulfill your hest wishes of the season. Every card is 4%x5 3/ 4-in.; comes with a fine quality matching envelope. Select yours! Tower Assorted Cards BOX OF 12 29 Toy Doll-E-Nurser Cver.vl.hlnK For Dolly's Feedln* [21-pt. Set 2.19 Handy box holds blue enamel ·"steriliKcr." lid; rack with ft I bottles, nipples, funnel, brush I and, other doll accessories. Metal Doll Walkers Car and Platforms IZ-ln.: All Motal Construction Actually Delivers Cans 2.29 With Play Tray Perfect for Dolly's stroll. 6 gay play beads across tray. Enameled blue and ivory colors. 4 wheels; 2I!»-lti. handle. Famous Lionel 11.50 Tush remote control buttons; doors open, milkman deliver! milk cans. Load cans through hutch in car roof. 9-in. long:. Dale Evans Gun Set Metal Doll House Husky Velocipedes BiK 9 !-J-in. Holsters and 7'A-in. Pistols Jadfifo Red split cowhide leather holsters have white felt backing. Two trold color break-barrel pistols. Jeweled belt. Seven Room Colonial Style Horn* Ball Bearing Front Wheels 5.98 38-in. Long Colorfully lithographed inside and out. Edges turned, won't cut. 63-pc. furniture set. Three vinyl plastic figures. 11.75 12-in. Wheel Sturdy steel frames, adjustable s a d d l e s . 16-in. Size, 12.95. 20-in. Front, 12-in. Rear Wheel, 13.95. MAYFLOWER Chocolate Covered CHERRIES Reg. 69c One Pound Box Candy that says you care! Lush red cherries are embedded in snow white, triple whipped cream coated with rich chocolate. 5-lb. Barbara Jane FRUIT CAKE Reg. 2.49 Now Only 54c 1.98 Auto Mac Trucks With Mac, Th« . Wonder Driver Wind-up Motor dfa«5jO Mac starts truck, drives, stops, loads and unloads. Plastic truck on steel frame. Rubber tires with slimy hub caps. Fancy Station Wagon Ort.95 "Big-Car" Streamlining ,;.'mm\V.'..'-··.'' . For the thrill of his playtime! ..Body and undergear of heavy gauge »teel, ball bearing ,wheel« have rubber tires.....With long-wearing baked enamel finish.....New ball-bearing drive mechanism Sat itt d^ /Mwey 6zc 12 W. PATRICK ST. FREDERICK, MD. PHONB *» a » -r r .lN.EWSPAP.ERr {NEWSPAPER!

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