The News from Frederick, Maryland on June 8, 1970 · Page 8
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
June 8, 1970

The News from Frederick, Maryland · Page 8

Publication:
Location:
Frederick, Maryland
Issue Date:
Monday, June 8, 1970
Page:
Page 8
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 8 article text (OCR)

Richard The Only Honest Women In America (NOTE: IB the New York Times, May 29th, 1971, an article appeared entitled "Women's Liberationism Hail toe Prostitute." The gut of the article was that members of the organization ought to go out and help the prostitute because she was the most honest and courageous leader of the revolution against male dominance. What follows is an imaginary episode evoked by the Liberation Movement's desire to help the streetwalker in New York.) Scene: Eighth Avenue in New York. Two young girls, attractively dressed, stand side by side in a doorway. One of the girls, Janet, a blonde, is reading the New York Times. She is also chewing gum, and wears a mini skirt. Marge, her friend, wears large round sun glasses and stares carefully at passers-by, especially if they are men. · Janet Say Marge, have you read the Times today? Marge Are you kidding? Me read the Times? AH the news that's fit to print. Janet Well, it says that the Women's Liberation Movement is asking its members to recognize us as the most courageous leaders of the revolution against male domination. Marge You don't say. And after all these years ... That's democracy for you... Janet It says that Ti-Grace Atkinson, who spoke at this meeting, said that they have to go out on the streets and help us. Marge What do you mean? You mean, they're going to try to muscle in on our racket? Why can't those women let us alone? We don't need their help. Can you imagine them standing here like we do, day after day? Their arches wouldn't hold up. What else did itsay? Janet Hang onto your pocketbook, Marge. This woman said that her impression is that the prostitute is the only honest woman left in America. ,, ' She must be kidding! Janet (Reading from the Times) "The suppression of women is synonymous with being forced into prostitution, but if that's the way it is, I say, let's not go for free, let's up the charge." Marge That's what I've been telling you for the last three months. This is what we ought to do. Up our prices. Janet (Her eyes getting bigger) Listen to this, Marge . . . She says, "Prostitutes are the only honest women because they charge for their services, rather than submitting to a marriage contract which forces them to work for life without pay." Marge Well, I'll be darned... Here we are trying to find somebody to marry and they want to get out in the streets like you and me. It's a messed up world, Janet, any way you look at it Janet (Still reading from the Times) She says that for every woman arrested for prostitution, four men should be arrested for obscenity. Marge It takes two to tango, I always say. Janet (Still reading) "More and more women are apparently beginning to accept the notion that their present role in the kitchen or behind a typewriter has been thrust upon them by a society dominated by men and government by masculine values " Marge She's hit the nail right on the head . . . It's always what men want. . . never what we want... Janet Betty Friedan, who is the head of the movement, says that men just don't understand our concern to have an independent role in life ... and she says that we can't rely on men so we will have to do it ourselves... ~_^_ Marge You-know . . . I think that Women's Liberation Movement is going to put us out of business. What's going to happen to us if they keep telling everybody we're so honest . .. and so courageous . . . No man wants a woman that's honest and courageous . . . They want to look down on us... - - , Janet That's what this Liberation Movement says Marge Maybe we ought to join it? ... Janet Join it? .. .They want tojoin us!... Marge Yes ... that's right! Well, maybe when they get out of their kitchens and out from behind those typewriters, we can give them a couple of pointers, then, maybe they'll let us join the Movement.. Janet Yeah, Maybe then . (Man passes by) Hi, honey, do you live near here' . . . (Man stops) Man I sure do, baby.. how about having a drink with me .. Marge (Indignantly) Don't talk to her like that. She is one of the few honest women left in America... and you treat her that way .. Janet (Laughing) And I'm courageous, too. Man I bet you are, baby (Holds out his arm. JaneUakes it) -- Janet See you later, Marge, (They disappear down the street together) Marge So much for honesty... and courage .. but I liked that part about upping our prices .. Inflation has ruined everything* ARENA STAGE POSSIBLE 1970-1971 SEASON Even though Arena Stage can offer you 21 good reasons for subscribing to its 1970-71 season, the best one I can think of is the fact that Arena Stage in the past 5 years has risen from a pedestrian selection of plays, into another area entirely, where it ought to have been all along. New plays are being offered by new exciting playwrights. New talented actors are appearing, while imaginative sets seem to surpass each other with each new production. MEWSP4PER fl R CH1VE®«_, ,, '* In The Deck? , Arena premiered "The Great White Hope" which won a Pulitzer Prize. Last year it offered "Indians." This year it ended its series with another Pulitzer Prize winner, "No Place To Be Somebody." The New Kreeger Theatre will open next season, seating 500. The theatre will offer a flexible end-stage. Some of the 1970-71 productions will be seen in it. They are offering 25% off for regular subscriptions and as much as 33% off for previews. It is possible to see $ plays for as little as $1.80 each, tax included. Subscribers will be guaranteed seats for all 8 plays. If you can't attend the theatre on the night you were scheduled to, Arena's box office will make it easy for you to exchange your tickets. And for your convenience, curtain time will be changed to 8 p.m. during the week. Among the plays under consideration will be Bertolt Brecht's Mother Courage, starring Viveca Lindfors, who did so wonderfully in this season's "Dance of Death." Elaine May and Terrance McNally's hilarious double bill, Adaptation, and Next. In one, a 48-year-old man is mistakenly being drafted. An American premiere of "The Ruling Class" by Peter Barnes, an award-winning British playwright. Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night," a perfect show for the Christmas season. "Stomp" or "Salvation," two rock musicals. George Tabori's psycho-comedy, "The Cannibals." Lorraine Hansberry's last play, "The Sign in Sidney Bernstein's Window." She wrote the very successful play, "A Raisin in the Sun." Clifford Odets' "Awake and Sing" will be offered. Odets is still one of America's most neglected playwrights. Arthur Miller's "After the Fall" . . . the play, which allegedly revealed the inner workings of Miller's marriage to Marilyn Monroe. If the female lead is good... so the play will be. -.i^SeanO'Casey, "The Silver Tassie." Jeair Genet's "The Balcony" or "The Blacks." An evening of one-acts which will include the world premiere of Arthur Kopit's "Chamber Music," the American premiere of Samuel Beckett's "All that Fall," Harold Pinter's "Tea Party" or "The Basement," and Thorton Wilder's "The Long Christinas Dinner." And there is promise of one or more new plays. This special subscription offer will end July 15th. You can write Arena Stage, or call 638-6700. Mr. Title III WHATEVER HAPPENED TO MISTER TITLE III? While parents have been pelting the Editor of the News-Post with pro and con arguments in regard to continuing Title HI in Frederick County next fall, and County Commissioners cloak themselves in financial mystery, and the Board of Education appeals to these same Commissioners for help, one can't help but wonder what has happened to Mr. Robert Pitts, "Mister Title III," himself? Is he being modest and diplomatic by not speaking out in behalf of the very program he has been in charge of here in Frederick County since its inception? Has he decided to be cautious, to wait to see what is to happen . . . before he stands up for the program? With the electricity in the air surrounding this program, there certainly isn't any reason for him to remain in the background, being afraid that he might cause more controversy if he actually spoke out about how he feels in regard to it. Perhaps he has been silenced, through pressure, to stay out of the picture until it is all over? Perhaps not? . . . But surely, if anyone is to stand up and be heard in behalf of Title III, Robert Pitts is the man to do it. What is he waiting for?. It can't be because he is afraid of losing his job. His natural talent as a teacher would negate that immediately. Title III may go, but Robert Pitts as a teacher will remain. So. what holds him back' Robert Pitts, we are waiting to hear your side of the story, because of all people involved in the program, you are the one person who has been closest to it. Perhaps you could raise the $20,000 that we are told is the cost of financing this program. Even if you could get each of your pupils to bring in $1. per head you would have a head start. You have taught enough students well in Frederick that parents would not hesitate to help you finance a program that you feel js completely worth financing and continuing. Where have you been Robert Pitts? Frederick County's Cultural Future is waiting to hear from you! Frederick The Frederick Bridge Club met last Monday night for a regular game., North - south winners were: first, Mrs. Gerald Yonetz and Dr. Leonard Spero; second* Mrs. Walter Feaga and Mrs. J. WeUon Harper; third* Col. and Mrs. Clem Wilhkto; fourth. Mrs. Manuel Welnberg and Al Kime; fifth, U, Col. and Mrs. Lucien Winegar; sixth, Mrs. Edward Trey and Dr. Frank White. East - west winners were: first, Mr. and Mrs.RobertMid- dlemas; second, Mrs. Donald Crawford and Mrs. Richard Bernstein; third, Jack Groth and Bob Osburn; fourth, Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Jacobson; fifth, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Jones; tie for sixth, Mrs. Charles Arotsky and Eldred VanFossen, tied with Miss Mary Fuss and Mrs. J. Austin Whitehill. Tonight at 7:15 there will be a regular game and a novice ·game at the VFW Country Club. Catoctin The Catoctin Bridge Club met last Wednesday night for a regular game. Norm - south winners were: first, Mr. and Mrs. Manuel Weinberg; second, Dr. Leonard Spero and Scott Welly; third, Mrs. Robert Remsburg, and Mrs. Jules Shapiro; fourth, Col. Miss Auralie V. Creamer C.K. Webb, Miss Creamer Are Engaged Mrs. Auralie Creamer of Point of Rocks and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Creamer of Charlestown, W. Va., announce the engagement of their daughter, Auralie Virginia, to Cary Kenneth Webb, son of Mrs. Marian Webb and the late James Webb ST. of Point of Rocks. Miss Creamer is a member of the 1970 graduating class of Brunswick, and is employed by GEICO of Chevy Chase. Mr. Webb is a 1964 graduate of Frederick High School and is employed by Callan and Cramer, Frederick. A fall wedding is being planned. Miss Anders Marries L.E. Campbell In a double ring ceremony May 21 in Mt Tabor Lutheran Church, Rocky Ridge, Margaret Lynn Anders and Lawrence Edward Campbell were quietly united in marriage. The Rev. William Markley of Rocky Ridge officiated in the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth P. Anders of Thurmont. Her husband is the son of Mrs. Elizabeth M. Campbell, Knoxville, and the late Homer T. Campbell. Attending the couple were Joseph E. Mitchell, Knoxville, best man; Miss Patricia L. Anders, Thurmont, maid of honor, and Miss Susan E. Stover, New Midway, bridesmaid. Ushers were Wade J. Anders and Kenneth G. Anders, both of Thurmont, and Alton E. Darr, Knoxville. Mark H. Anders, Thurmont, served as acolyte. Following the ceremony, a reception was held at the home of the bride. After a wedding trip to the Eastern Shore, Mr. and Mrs. Campbell will reside at RFD1, Box 265, Knoxville. COLORS RICHER Yarn-dyed cottons are richer in color and more colorfast than dyed piece goods. and Mrs. Glenn Wtlfakte. East - west winners were: first, Mrs. Pater 2typf*l and Mrs. Richard Bernstein; second, Mrs. Gerald Yonet* and Mr*. Robert Swawon; third, Marlowe CUM and Marshall Fuller; fourth, Mrs. Donald Crawford and Dennis Kalberg. An Opan Pairs championship game will be played this Wednesday at 7:39 p.m. at Cozy Restaurant, Tburi .out. Afternoon Duplicate The Afternoon Duplicate Bridge Club met last Thursday for a regular game. North - south winners were: first, Dr. Joseph White and Mrs. Edward Trey; second, Mrs. Charles Arotsky and Col. Glenn WilhHe; third, Mrs. Frank Castle and Mrs. Lottfe Gall. East - west winners were: first, Miss Mary Fuss and Mrs. Gerald Yonetz; second, Mrs. Harry Hamilton and Mrs, Charles Snyder; third, Mrs. John Mitchell and Mrs. Thomas H. Brown. Novice game winners were: north-south, first, Mrs. Leroy Fothergill and Mrs. Arthur Trout; east-west, first, Mrs. Kenneth Palmer and Mrs. Charles Snyder. There will be a regular game this Thursday at 12:30 p.m. at Erni's Kalian Kitchen, Rosemont Avenue. Ft. Frederick Meeting Site For Area DAR The Frederick Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, held its May meeting at Fort Frederick, Washington County. A number of guests accompanied the members. Mrs. Jerome Crewe, Regent of Carrollton Manor Chapter, was one of the group. The bus trip, picnic luncheon ;.nd program were planned by Mrs. Rhoda Fogle. Mrs. C. Lease Bussard, Regent, presented Mrs. Donald Tolson to the group and welcomed a new member. Following the chapter business, Mrs. Fogle recalled some of the chapter's history. The Frederick chapter was organized in 1892. It was pointed out that DAR has always been interested in conservation. Mrs. Fogle cited items from the News-Post of 1929 referring to the first DAR forest in the United States. The forest was begun at Fort Frederick and eventually was planned to cover 56 acres. Lanes of red oaks, white pines and other trees were to beautify the grounds of the restored fort The Children of the American Revolution was designated to present the flag and flagstaff. The Post described the pilgrimage of Mary-' land DAR chapters and the initial program at the fort Another item Mrs. Fogle took from chapter minutes of 1931 related the Frederick Chapter's continued participation. Former Regents Mrs. J.P. Feiser, Mrs. Francis Markell and President General Mrs. McLean, daughter of Mrs. John Ritchie, had trees planted in their honor at Fort Frederick. DAR continues with its active conservation program and its encouragement of citizens' responsibility. r L Family Portraits A Specialty With Us CHARLES' STUDIO 100 East Patrick St. Phone 662-6322 Automobile Accidents According to figures recently released by the Insurance Information Institute, the economic cost of automobile accidents during MM rose to a new high of $16,582,000,000, up $2,332,000,000 over the previous year's figure. The figures abo listed 56,400 perwns WDed, 5,010,000 persons In- Jored and 23,025,000 acci- deato. Tt* M w abort ytur wtwntWIt ^M*iBA -- - --- AOkK* HHM svrv nun R. W. BOYER AGENCY, Inc. 26 8. Market St. ", "CoBventeot to Downtown Monday, Jane 8, 1*71 Page A-8 Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Windsor Miss Green Bride Of Elmer Windsor Miss Jan Marilyn Bowers Miss Bowers Is Fiancee Of T.A. Reutz Mr. and Mrs. John N. Bowers, near Frederick, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jan Marilyn, to Theodore A. Reutz, son of Mr. and Mrs. T.A. Reutz Sr., of Little Rock, Ark. Miss Bowers is a graduate of Frederick High School and of Hood College, and was employed for three years by the Maryland State Welfare Dep't. She is currently teaching in the Chicago public school system. Mr. Reutz attended schools in Little Rock, the University of Pennsylvania, Stanford University, Cal., and at present is a candidate for a PhD at the University of Chicago. A late summer wedding is planned. CALLING DR. ANDERSON PITTSBURGH, Kan. (AP)Anyone looking for Dr. Ernest Anderson during the noon hour on Thursdays shouldn't have any trouble finding him. ·Dr. Anderson has just completed 29 years of perfect attendance at Kiwanis Club meetings. The club meets each Thursday noon. Miss Mary Green and Elmer Windsor were united in marriage May 9, in the Frederick Church of the Brethren, with the Rev. Merlin E. Garber officiating in the double ring ceremony. Mrs. Wayne Shober was organist and accompanied the soloist, William Hess. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul DeWitt Green Sr., RFD 1, Frederick, and the bridegroom's parents are Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Hall Windsor, Frederick. Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a floor length gown of alabaster taffeta, with an Italian neckline and long sleeves. The full skirt ended in a wide pleated panel train, and her veil of silk illusion fell from a white satin rose crown. She carried a white Bible with white carnations and white roses, centered with an orchid. Her only jewelry was diamond earrings, gift of the bridegroom. Miss Linda Lee Green, RFD 1, Frederick, was maid of honor for her sister. Bridesmaids were Miss Becky Green, Union Bridge, cousin of the bride; Miss Darlene Windsor, Frederick, sister of the bridegroom, and Mrs. Francis Winuner, Frederick, sister of the bride. Flower girl was Melissa Trout Frederick, niece of the bridegroom. The maid of honor wore a princess style dress of blue lace over silk, with short sleeves and scoop neckline. The flower girl's dress was identical to that of the maid of honor, and both dresses were styled by the bride's mother. The bridesmaids' dresses were of blue lace over taffeta, with chiffon overskirts, long sleeves and scoop necklines. Headpieces were of white organza. The honor attendant carried an old fashioned bouquet of white fuji mums, blue-tipped. The bridesmaids' old fashioned bouquets were of white fuji mums and blue-tipped pompons. The flower girl carried a basket of blue tipped pompons. Gary Milburn, Frederick, was best man. Ushers were MAAS OPTICIANS OLAMORIZE YOUR GLASSES WITH' MOOBRN STYLE FRAMES We Are Equipped To Fin Any Eyeglass Prescription Audiotone Hearing Aids Batteries Accessories REPAIRS WHILE YOU WAIT CONTACT LENSES 5 West Second Street MO 2-1451 SPECIAL OFFERING of LOOSE DIAMONDS We are pleased to offer you the opportunity to select your own diamond from a beautiful collection at special purchase savings. Our diamond expert will assist you in making your choice, whkh we will be happy to size and mount within the hour. The following prices include a lady's solitaire mount' ing of your selection in 14 Kt. yeHow or white god. 1/5 carat 1/4 carat 1/3 carat 3/7 carat $ 95.00 $140.00 $195.00 $300.00 1/2 carat 5/S carat 3/4 carat one carat $375.00 $500.00 $050.00 $995.00 Ust Mr 4lvMMi pwmMt ptwt--i* MMfMt «r urrymt cMrjii -AttEWELERS? 9 SOUTH MARKET STRUT OPEN MONOAY AND ·RIPAY IVININM Paul D. Green Jr., brother of the bride, James F. Wto- mer, brother-in-law of the bride, both of RFD 1, Frederick; and Thomas Chandler, cousin of the bridegroom, Frederick. Master Charles Green, Union Bridge, cousin of the bride, was ring bearer. For her daughter's wedding, Mrs. Green wore a rose knit dress with white accessories and an off-white orchid corsage. ' The bridegroom's mother chose a pink orlon dress with white accessories and an off- white orchid corsage. Following the ceremony, a reception was held in the church social room, catered by the ladies of the church. Assisting were Mrs. Earl Green, Union Bridge, aunt of the bride, and Mrs. Barbara Wood, Frederick, sister of the bridegroom. For the wedding trip through the southern states, the bride wore an orange linen dress with gray stripes, and the orchid from her bridal bouquet. The newlyweds are residing at 225 W. Patrick Street, Frederick. The bride is a 1968 graduate of Gov. Thomas Johnson High School, and is employed as a clerk in Woolco's jewelry department. The bridegroom, a 1969 graduate of Frederick liigh School, is employed by Weal Farms Dairy, Frederick. Prior to the wedding, the bride was honored with a shower given by Mrs. Autry Langston, Frederick. The rehearsal dinner was held at Hamilton's Restaurant, Libertytown. COPENHAGEN f o r Denmark? See tts for tea, air tleketi. Top tows, toe. Boycr Travel Agency 26 S. Market St. 6634155 MA(,ir, By DEAN Wh«t he's watching you across a crowded room, does everything about yew -- shew, stocking*, dress, hair-do, jewelry -- add up to a complete and polished picture? A dress can work miracles of deception and flattery. Her* are tern* tips en picking the right one: Hips can always be camov- flaged by the classic A-J!n«; heavy thighs can be kept a secret by choosing dresses that don't ding, have a shape ef their own; minlmii* your height by choosing a dress with a high4elted C m p i r e line. Coverod-up ·shoulders er a shallow V neck are good if your ·shoulders are bony, look tall by avoiding lines that ·out the figtiro in half; if you havo heavy legs, wear E mlines just above Mw MS, not higher. Remember always play up yovr most attractive features and minimize your flawsl Helpful Hints: iNt tovr; tlm estr. Cxir OM Move oi ftr Dean 's Villagt Beauty Salon 301 East 9tfi St. (MONOCACY VILLAQB Sltt. CTt.) ·Y APPMNTMMT 663-6812 , , ,, NF'WSPAPFEJ

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page