The Wellington Leader from Wellington, Texas on May 14, 1964 · Page 16
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May 14, 1964

The Wellington Leader from Wellington, Texas · Page 16

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to Honor Gold Star Mothers | > The American Legion and its Auxiliary will honor all.Gold !5tar, .Mothers at .their social meeting at 8 p.m. Thursday^ May 21, | "Invitations wiM not be sent to the Gold (Star Mothers as we do notj have a correct mail- ling list This is your invite- tion to come to our meeting," eaid Mrs. "John Colemam, Auxiliary president For entertainment John Coleman will show the pictures ' " i ,on his recent four of the 1 Any friends or members' of iihe Legion or Auxiliary that would (like ito see the pictures are welcome . to come. All those attending except the Gold Star Mothers should bring, a covered dish for the dinner at 8 p.m. • •,- -.•;-'.,'• ,.•'•'• ' •'., For additional information, contact ILeon Hartman, Legion commander, or Mrs. Joihn .Ooleman, president of the Auxiliary. Texas 65 Health Insurance Plans New Enrollment H. Lewis Rietz of Houston, president of the Texas 65 Health Insurance Association, has announced that the executive committee of the voluntary health insurance association has authorized an additional fopen enrollment period for Texans 65 years of age and past. The dates for the next; open enrollment are expected to be announced within .the next ten days, Riefe stated. "Over 50,000 Texans over the age of 65 took advantage of the first Texas 65 enrollment last October. However, it is now apparent that many more of our senior citizens wish to avail themselves of the advantages of Texas 65," Rietz said. Texas 65 was authorized by unanimous vote of the (past •session of the Texas Legislature and wasi endorsed by Gov. John Connally as, in his (words, "a great; step forward in helping our senior citizens and their families care for their own health insurance needs." Benefits of the program are underwritten by 64 insurance companies doing business in Texas. Personals Mrs. Opal (Boverie and her niece, Miss Cheryl Estes', of Lulbbock were here during the week end to visit -their (parents, -Mrs. Edith Estes, and Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Estes. Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Long of Spade spent the past week end in the home of her parents Mr. and Mrs. Horace Clay. Miss Pat Lusk of Plainvdew was a house .guest in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ocie Scott this past week end. ATHLETE'S FOOT GERM HOW TO KILL IT. IN 3 DAYS if not pleased with strong T-4-L liquid, your 48<J back at any drug store. Watch infected skin slough off. Watch healthy skin replace at,! No more itch and burning! Use antiseptic, soothing T-4-L FOOT POWDER too—fine for sweaty feet, foot odor; stays active in the skin for hours* NOW at PARSONS DRUG SERPENTINE PASSAGEWAYS and vast subterranean chambers inside Texas Longhorn Cavern in the Highland Lakes area of Central Texas evoke this look of wide-eyed amazement from a youthful visitor to the cavern. Reputedly the third-largest cavern in the world, Texas Longhorn annually attracts more than 45,000 visitors who express, in varying degrees, similar reactions to the cavern's underground m«vel«. Parts of the cavern are named for Texas outlaw Sam Bass who used the cave for a hideout in the 1870's and is alleged to have buried a $2-million treasure there. The cavern is focal point of 708-acre Texas Longhorn Cavern State Park located near Burnef, just off U.S. Highway 281 on Park Road 4. LOOKINGAHEA by Dr. George S. Benson WHAT FOREIGN POLICY? President Johnson, nearly everyone notices, has Ibeen almost too busy. He has the world's" biggest job, But he is required to build fences, nob along the Pedernales but along the Potomac and dn the fifty states. The first law of political leadership pertains to survival, and Mr. Johnson wishes a full term, okayed by the electorate. Because of this and 1 his heavy responsibilities, it has Ibeen noticed that Mr. Johnson neglects foreign affairs. Another guess is that he knows the muddle is too much for the next few months', that it is not all his doing, and that it is so toad it canoti get much worse. But it may get worse. Events are proving that U.S. foreign relations, lacking firm leadership, can get into serious disarray. Problems torture America all over the globe. Attacks, and affrontgi, and defeats occur daily. /Little countries that vote in the U.N. step up the blackmail they have been encouraged to use. Sacking embassies and destroying U.S. property i& a Ipopular pastime. This always impresses the leader of the free world, as well ns any nations wanting foreign aid. Besides <the heckling, the responsibilities that attend our world position are most awesome. Mistakes are bound to occur. Some reverses in this divided and complicated task are certain. Big powers are not likely to be loved 1jy lesser, nationalistic states. Call some of the mob scenes foreign aid "promotion," political 1 steam-letting, or plain blackmail. Call some of it manufactured in Moscow. The world, perhaps, only seems to be turning wholly anti-American. Nevertheless, things do look worse than they have for many months if not years. The price of leadership is high. We have not always understood this'. We thought the (price was our dollars fpr their affection and gratitude. A fantastic, free purse of some $104 billions has been devoted to buying appreciation. Today, some of the nations we've helped most are the very ones most active in anti-American riots and violence. Lacking has Ibeen respect, and an awareness that the U.S. would defend its (best interests. How long the U.S. will permit this 'bullying from lesser countries while trying to be fair and helpful to them is part of the problem. What has been the basic flaw? It has been lack of a firm foreign policy that can be understood and interpreted around the globe. We have not been flacking in alliances, but these have entangled us in so many confusing situations that peolple have concluded that we understand neither other nations nor ourselves. That is not entirely true, of course. But it does seem that we have been floundering about without a consistent and explainable national and world policy, Our foreign accomplishments dtaring recent years have amounted only to various' broadening 'agreements with the Soviet Union. These include the test-ban treaty, the hot line between our two capitals, and other agreements. One looks in vain through the record for positive developments that involve no lost ground. The retreats and the failures despite the expenditure of billions in aid, are evident wherever you look: Laos, New Guinea, Africa, or Cuba. And now, South Vietnam, as well as other outposts in Africa and Latin America, threaten -to slip into the Soviet orbit. What sort of tactics does the U.S. depend ulpon in its re- Baptists Set Vacation Bible School June 1-5 The s First Baptist Church will conduct its annual Vacation Bible School June 1 through June 5. . ' -.'. .... All children age 3 years through 12 years are welcome to attend. The Rev. .Glenn Hickey will be the principal of the school and superintendents of the departments will be: Mrs. Charles Cason, Sr., Junior 2; Mrs. C. T. Hubibard, Junior 1; Mrs. Olan Lowe ; and Clyde DeMoss, primary; Mrs. Henry Stall, beginners; and Mrs. Ocie Scott, nursery. Activities will include worship periods, Bible study, mission study, arts and crafts, and on Friday a picnic will be held at EWisoii Park. The commencement exercises will be held Sunday night, June 7 at 8 ip-.m. lations with Moscow? It all becomes clearer each day. While the two powers have agreed to disagree, we are able to allow (the Communists to go ahead making the world their own. If the U.S. does not more effectively unite the freedom loving nations into opposition to world Communism, it may soon be too /late. This is an issue that should, and could, be the basis of new foreign approaches. A strong foreign policy could be built, whenever Mr. Johns9ii (or his successor) can get the time and renovate the State Department, around the idea of freedom and opposition to Communism. It is the kind 1 of confrontation that Mr. Khrushchev understands and respects. It is the kind that meets his. noisiest objections 1 . (He respects NATO, 'but he will use whatever he can', even the TJ.N. in Cylprus, tto sap its power.) will not drive the U.S. into isolationist withdrawal. (But we must be sure that these experi- Setbacks around the world ences. contribute to the formation of a more adequate foreign policy. This, Mr. President, is urgent. BIRD DOG—Timmy, the parakeet, heads for his favorite hangout, a warm spot under Princess' ear. Both cocker spaniel and bird live in Brentwood, L.I. Personals Guests of Mr. and Mrs. Bryan Denley during the week end were their daughter and her fiance, Miss Molly Denley and Jack Cameron of Denver, Colo., and their other daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Settle of Amarill'o. Visiting with them and with the E. F. Bartletts were Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Graham, who are mov- ing to California after living in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is a nephew of Mrs. Denley and Mrs. Barttett. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Wayne Moore and children of Pampa were Sunday visitors in the home of his parents, 'Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Moore. Miss Carolyn Christian spent last week end! in Aniarillo visiting Miss Dee Dee Hill. Mrs. W. A. Cornett and Mrs. Max Summer* of Grodm spent Sunday in the home of Mrs. J. F. Elliott 'They also visited Mr. and Mrs. A. iL. Elliott. Mr. and Mrs* S. (B.. Smith of Lubbock spent Sunday in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Horton. : Mrs. W. E. Colsoni and Darrell were in Lubtoock^from Friday to Sunday, visiting her son Mr. and Mrs. James Colson and family. Mr. and Mrs. John Sherman and Mrs. Mish Dukeminier were in San Marcos Tasti week end to visit the Shermans' daughters, Misses Barbara and Vickie Sherman. Sunday visitors in the home of Mrs. Donnie Huston were Mr. and Mrs. Charles Mulkey and Mr. and Mrs. Mayo Tihur- man of Amarillo. CARE For Those You Lore Thomas Nursing Home 1200 Fifteenth St. Wellington, Texas WATCH THE FIRST An army private in Amers- fort, the Netherlands, thinking he was on the first floor of his barracks, stepped from a second story window to answer roll call. Legal Notice NOTICE OF THE NAMES OF PERSONS APPEARING AS THE OWNERS OF UNCLAIMED AMOUNTS HELD BY: Wellington State Bank Wellington, Texas This notice is given and published pursuant to Section 3, Article 3272b, Revised Civil Statutes of the State of Texas, in an effort to locate persons who are the depositors or owners of amounts an accounts that have remained inactive or dormant according •to the provisions of Article 3272b for more than seven (7) years. The unclaimed amounts due the depositors or owners listed • herein will .be paid upon proof of ownership at the office of the named depository within nine (9) months, and if unclaimed ^thereafter they may toe subject to report to and' conservation by ' the State Treasurer in accordance with said Article 3272b. Names of Missing Depositors Last Known Address Green, Mrs. M. E. Laycock, M. N. Morton, M. E. Simpson, Samuel S. c/o Stratford Hotel Wichita Falls, Texas None Aspermont, Texas None AFFIDAVIT OF DEPOSITORY OFFICER THE STATE OF TEXAS, COUNTY OF. COLLINGSWORTH • Before me, the undersigned authority, on this day personally appeared EsteUine Glenn, who, after being toy me duly sworn, deposes, says, and certifies as true the following: 1. That she is Cashier of Wellington State Bank, Wellington* Texas, the Depository named in the above Notice. 2. That the foregoing is a fuU and complete list of -the names of all depositors and creditors for whom dormant defposits or inactive accounts have been held for more than seven (7) year® and whose existence and whereabouts are unknown to the Depository. 3. That such listed, depositors and creditors have not asserted any claim or exercised any act or ownership with respect to deposits or accounts during the past seven (7) Years -...;•".. /»/ ESTELLINE GLENN l J° and Bub «a**>*d b « f o« me this the 7th day of May, 1964 jfSEALJ . '/«/ LUCILLE WOOLDRIDGE, Nota^ Public County, Texas. Best Wishes To the Cherokee fnn It is a pleasure to extend congratulations and best wishes to The Cherokee Inn and Restaurant as they observe their formal opening in Wellington. This beautiful and modern restaurant and motel would be a credit to any town and we are proud to have been selected to furnish the . . . CARPETING AND FURNITURE for the guest rooms, and we invite you to inspect them when the Cherokee Inn has its formal opening Next Sunday, May 17, Carpets & Furniture "Go Wall to Wall With Paul" Highway 83 South Phone 447-2349 1,000,000 (One Million) BUCCANEER STAMPS Will be given away. See the Grand Prize list posted in our store. No purchase necessary to win. Contest lasts through July 3. Get your card punched every time you are in the store. EVERYBODY WINS J. C Howe// Gro. & Mkt. DODSON. TEXAS Congratulations! You give a new look to Highway 83 Cherokee Inn is the new sign on the mainline through Collingsworth . . a sign of hospitality and comfort for the traveler, a setting for quiet dining and delicious food for those of the Wellington area. H & H Construction Company, specializing in concrete work, has the equipment and know-how to handle any construction of this type in our area . . . and it is always a pleasure to be a part of some new project that adds to our economy. H&H Construction Co. Alvin Norton Phone 447-2224 Ernest Harwell

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