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Page Four HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Thursday, -July 13, SELL FRESH FARM PRODUCTS; FRUITS AND VEGETABLES, POULTRY AND MEATS WANT AD RATES All Want Acts are payabit In advance but ad will b« accepted over the telephone and occamodo- tion accounts allowed with the understanding the account is payabi* when statement II rendered. Number On» Thr«« Six On« of Word) Day Days Dayi Mo. .65 1.50 2.25 6.50 2.75 8.00 3.20 9.50 3.60 11.00 4.10 12.50 5.00 M.OO 5.50 15.50 Up to 13 16 to 20 21 to 25 26 to 30 31 to 35 36 to 40 4] to 45 46 to 50 .8? .00 .10 1.30 .50 .60 .80 1.80 220 2.40 2.70 3.20 3.40 3.70 6.00 17.00 Initials of one or more letters, Group of figures as house or telephone numbers count as one word. CLASSIFIED DISPLAY 1 Time .... 90c per Inch per day 3 Times .... 75c per Inch per day 4 Times .... 65c per inch per day STANDING CARD ADS $15.00 per Inch per month Rates quoted above ore for con- icutive insertions. Irregular or iklp itate ads win take the one-day rote. All daily classified advertising copy Will be accepted until 5 p.m. for publication tho following day. The publisher reserves the right to revise or edit all advertisements of fered for publication and to reject any objectionable advertising iub- mltted. The Hope Star will not be respon- llble for errors i.n Wont Ads unless errors are called to our attention after FIRST insertion of ad and then for ONLY the ONE Incorrect Insertion. .PHONE: PROSPECT 7-3431 2 - NoHce NOTTCE: T will be at the Barlow Hotel Friday evening and Saturday. Come in for free demonstration of Zenith Hearing Aids. "The Royalty of Hear ing." Mrs. Lorene Hendricks Zenith Hearing Aid dealer. 5 - Funeral Directors 21 - Used Cars 80 - Mole Help Wanted 'OR SALE: 19S4 Chevrolet pick-H — up truck. General condition is STANDARD COFFEE CO. good. As is $2!i">. Call 8B7-2103. Prescott. 6-7-Gtp 29 - Sewing Machines SINGER SEWING MACHINE 00. Sales and service, repairs on any make machine. Dial 7-6713. 34 - Slaughtering Processing RALPH Montgomery Market, C torn slaughtering. Meat for your deep freeze. We buy cattle and hogs. ll-tf CUSTOM Slaughtering, Beef or pork cut and wrapped for your deep freeze. Contact Barry's Grocery, 7-4404. 7-29-tf WE ARE dressing poultry, proa essing beef and pork, for everyone. Call MOORE BROS. 7-4431. 8-19-tf 44 - Dogs FOR SALE: Beagle pups, months old. Contact Harry Ful- 1 som, Blevins, Ark., or dial 2521 Blevins. 7-10-3tp hire two route men for established rodte. Transportation fur- c<"l route. Transportation furnished and ex'pen.ses paid. Must be able to furnish references and bond. Ages 21-45. For interview see D. E. Swann; Barlow Hotel, Hope. Ark., Sat.. .July 1."), (i a. m. to 11:30 a. m. 7-13-2t'p 81 -Female Help Wanted POPULAR AVON COSMETICS Has opening in Ozan and Bengin. Fine earnings, convenient hours. Write: Mrs. C. Johnson P.O. Box 944 Texarkana ; Texas 7-]]-3tc The Negro Community •*th*r Hlok* «r 74474 Calendar Of Events Bnptism a l Service At Lonoke Baptismal service will be held Says West Wiil Continued from Page One In a Soviet nnlo proposing Hint separate peace treaties be signed with West Germany and Commu- Promise to Continued from Page One of Sctauket, N.Y., ono of two whites among the four jailed riders said. "If we are not allowed Hope Star nisi Kast Germany. Bonn replied to do what we believe in we feel (hat a peace trealy must he con- jit is on the conscience of the pub- eluded wilh a legitimate German: lie officials to do what they government freely elected by all;must." (lie German people. West. Berlin continued calm as Areas Ac! to Conlinued from Page One case to pinpoint what il called n | .streamed into the "escape hatch" j' N ^ (| be""appealed" good response to Ibe pro,.,™ fr om Communist Kas. Germany | fjfth ' f tho Hie \\ashinglon stale legislators at a rale ol more than 1,000 a ; . „ . nc nh ,,,, VP1 . nn The attorney for the four, Thau* D. Williams of Litlle Rock, said storm clouds gathered overhead. lhc s j x . mon i n sentences and $500 the flight of refugees > fjncs givcn lhem Wednesday .. I,-. • i t . ,• i I J I 1 • i • • I i V.ll\/llf^ l-V/ 111.1 Ct.1 Ctll UI/-JV-1 tw» (Jll trimmed SM.r, million from the day—(he highest in eight years.; " . , T .. . „ . , „ sum requested by (be department j Chancellor Konrad Adenauer, thc ' SL Louis lo Llttle H ° Ck ' Ca for the liifil-d:', period. Thai led.'visiting West Berlin demon- 90 - For Sale at the Lonoke Baptist, Church j Sunday. .Inly 10, at 7 p. m. All candidates thai joined the church during the Vacation Bible ffchool are askod to 'prepare, |fo]< this service. Rev. A. L. Scott, Pastor: Mrs. Alice Holberl, Reporter. Park Activi T ies "What are the children around Cily Park doing'.'," seems lo be the quest ion of today. Recreation Supervisor, Roscoc Smith says, "They are having fun. they are taking part in social recreation, they have the urge to play, and are mingling informally and enjoyable with other children of Hope and the surrounding area." You see, that's part of the American tradition. Sometimes there are as many ! in turn, lo a Ifi per cent cut in ! strati! the close links between of the trip was not arrested. She iis Annie Lumpkin, IS, Negro, of payments to those who receive i isolated city and West Germany, general and disability assistance; conferred with Mayor Willy Published every wnfkdoy oftrrnoutl STAR PUBLISHING CO. Mrs. C. E. Palmer, President Alex. H. Washburn, Secy-Trcai. at Tho Star Building Star of Hopo 1899; Press 1927 Consolidated January 18, 192V 212-14 South Walnut Street Hope, Arkansas Mex. H. Wojhburn, Editor & Piib!*. Paul H. Jones, Managing Editor Oonol father, Advertising M«i'. Mr?. Jean Adler, Classified Mgr. C. M. (Pod) Roger, Jr., Circ'l. Mgr. George W. Hosmer, Mcch. Supt. Entered as second class matter at the Post Office at Hopo, Arkonsai under the Act of Mnrch 3, 1897. Member of the Audit Bureau of Circulations Subscription Rate 1 ; (payable in advance) In jail with Raines are Mrs. 46 - Services Offered FOR SALE: Grill Cafe, 106 Front Street. Call in person. 7-10-31C AMBULANCE SERVICE, Burial Association, OAKCREST FUNERAL HOME, Dial 7-6771. M-tf AMBULANCE SERVICE. Oxygen equipped, Two-Way Radio, Burial Association, Herndon - Cornelius Funeral Home, Phone 7-4680. G-28-tf 13-Boats, Motors, Trailers FOR PASTURE clipping call Larry Moore, 7-3853. Good tractor, [ nesv bush hog and want to work. 5-25-tf FOR SALE: Keep cool house large water cooler. Excellent condition. Priced to sell, 2 large high speed fans. Antique Shop, Emmet. 7-10-Iitc 49A - General Construction SHELL HOMES $1795 _ $3495 or FINISHED HOMES $ 10 Down Please Let Us Furnish You With Estimates HOPE Builders Supply FOR SALE: 14 foot Red Fish fiber glass fishing boat and trailer i never been used -completely new) $275 also 19G1 51-2 HP Evinrude motor $220 brand new-i. Contact H. T. Saunders, 520 North Elm or call 7-4362. 7-12-3tp BLUE CHAT for driveways, top Dial 7-2381 6-22-tf 25 - Furniture & Appliances FOR SALE: Two automatic chicken feeders - one 6,000 capacity, one is 10.000 capacity. 16 chicken brooders 1,000 capacity each and. approximately 25 automatic waterers. Make me an offer, Fern Houston, Antique Shop, corner Hazel and Third. of 7-13-3tp and aid to dependent children, i Brandt and oilier city government The reduction affects almost 110,- officials. In Paris, the United Stales, .1 France consulted in Oregon re-! Britain 000 persons. Ki^hl counties __, riuirecl men on welfare rolls lo cut i lll(! »' :illk ' s '» th(1 N( »' lh Atlantic brush along highways, prepare! Treaty Organixalion on their re- surplus food for distribution and i ! )li( ' s '" lll( ' * m ^ notu of June clean up fairgrounds this summer j' 1 Uirealening to sign a separate Louis Kinguelle. chairman ( ,f | peace treaty with Kast Germany the Josephine County Welfare j'' 1 ''* v™''- There was no indica- Commission. spoke of a small. oM 1 '"' 1 when the replies would be derly man who runs a chain saw [delivered, bul Do Gaulle's speech in tree-and-brush clearing work. i z " 1rl thc West German note made lie said: "You'd think he was j clear the other allies would join getting $5 an hour the way he keeps it going." Five years ago Cuyahoga County (Cleveland i Ohio, began a program for retraining employable relief clients. It hired personnel .specialists. They catalogued relief as eight hundred if'.OOi persons at Cily Park, and no disturbances occur. That alone proves our ability to get along harmonously. Visitors In City Mr. and Mrs. James Piggee and Mrs. Betty Rogers and children of Dallas, Texas are guests of their brother Mr. F. N. Piggee I rollers, gave them on-the-job in firm opposition lo the Soviet attempt to remove the Western protect ion from West Berlin. In Gettysburg, Pa., former President Eisenhower declared '.Janet Reinitz, 23, a white New JYork housewife; the Rev. B. Elton Cox, 30, of St. Louis, Negro field secretary for thc Congress of Racial Equality:'and Bliss Ann Malone, 23, Negro, a St. Louis teacher. Thc four were arrested Monday night when lhc arrived at Little Rock's .Midwest Trailways bus depot after a trip from St. Louis where the tour originated. They planned to go to Shreveporl and New Orleans, La., from here. A crowd of 300 or 400 people was on hand to watch their arrival and police arrested the four By -carrier in Hope and Per week One month Per yeor By mail in Hpmp-.tca S-V'3, 1.3! . 13.6G Npvada under 1959 . state • law which that Western surrender to Khrushchev on Berlin would be far worse than the British-French training in county hospitals and I surrender of the Czech Sudeten- other institutions and helped them lillld l() llitlci ' ;l1 Munich, get work. John J. SchalTer, coun- Eisenhower told Paul Martin of ly welfare director, said more the Gannett News Service that he than 1.400 persons have been put! firmly believes the Soviets do nto on payrolls. Tie reckoned the and family. Civic Associa T ion Makes Contribution To City Park In the above transfer cul the relief load by about $!.."> million. Texas tightened up its aid lo dependent children program with FOR SALE: One Wheel trailer with hitch. Priced cheap. Telephone 7-4022. 7-12-Stc 91 - Wanted to Rent WANTED TO RENT: Couple with child. Would like small furnished apartment. Permanent renters. Dial 7-4547. 7-12-3tp soil, fill sand, dozier for yard leveling. Lavender Construction Co., Dial 7-3756. 7-7-6tc F °R RENT: available 93 - Houses, Unfurnished 62 - Barber Service Used And Repossessed Merchandise Kelvinatpr Electric Range Used only as demonstrator 149.95 Brand New 1960 model 1 ton 115 V. Admiral AIR CONDITIONER Only 1 left! 5 year warranty $174.50 5 Piece DINETTE $32.00 Ward BEDROOM SUITE, like new $99.50 Norge Wringer WASHER, double tubs and drain, and GE iron, complete $99 50 7-Pc. DINETTE and Buffet, walnut finish $74.50 Used TV'S $50.00 and up BAKER'S EASY PAY STORE 214 E. 2nd Dial 7-2723 5-20-tf NEW AND MODERN, Perry's Barber Shop at Perry's Truck Stop, Highway 67 East is now open. Hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. every day except Sunday. Delmer Pipkin, barber. 5-26-tf 69- Truck Rentals RENT a new truck for moving furniture, etc. Local or long distance. All furniture pads, dollies and loading equipment furnished. AVIS Rent-A-Truck, at 3 bedroom home, now. 508 Briant Street. Call R. N. Mouser. Dial 7-4486. 7-10-3tp FOR RENT: House, five rooms and bath on proving ground road. Dial 7-4660. 7-ll-3tp 94 - Apartments, Furnished FOR RENT: Air conditioned nicely furnished four rooms and bath, adults, no drinking, 801 East Third Street. 6-22-tf the association, in the amount of Washington, President of the Hope Civic Improvement Association, looks on as Mrs. E. L. Hicks Secretary of writes a check one hundred dollars ($100.00) which was contributed to the City Park recreation program. The presentation was made to Roscoe Smith, Supervisor of Recreation on June 8, 1961. an appreciable saving. Assigning specialists to make more thorough -investigations brought these reiSuUs: a drop ['ronr 24J)74. cases involving 79,!)f>7 children and $1.- picturc, H. L. j 7(i!!.l!72 in June, 1959 lo l!)(>r>2 cases involving fiOijHG children and Sl.-171.914 in June 1901. Louisiana enacted a law Insl year lo cut off aid to dependent children to any mother who had an illegitimate child after she drew a welfare check. Aclion was made retroactive, and '.>•>,HOO of The City Park Pony's tied Spring Hill, Louisiana July 12, 6 to 6. The game was rained out in the bottom of the 7th inning with the Pony's coining to bat. The Pony's got nil their runs in the alh and 6th inning after catching on to the Spring Hill pitcher. Scoring for the Pony's were Ezell Powell, George Smith III, Mack Dennis, Arthur Green with tsvo runs and Shannon, the pitch er. James Watson - Manager. the youngsters were from the benefit lists. removed want an all-out war over Berlin or anything else but will use other methods lo achieve their ends. Another Strike at Beaver Dam EUREKA SRINGS, Ark. (A) — An operating engineers union local went on strike, at the Beaver •Dam j construct Von project near hero Tuesday. II is Hie second union t ostrike. Fort Smith wenl out several days ago. Tuesday pickets for Operating Engineers Local 382 of Little Rock appeared at the site with signs indicating support of the hod carries strike. •\rmyEngineers said (he pro- LaFayette, Howard and Millor Conn- tics — e II On* month 5 ' OJ Three. mo,nfhs Six months One year All other moil —• Three rhonths Six months One year ..., 1.8J 3.5« 6.50 3.91 7.8*, 15.60 But the law also provided Hint! Joel would bo delayed by the a mother could regain eligibility by proving her home was suitable. One way was by getting mar| I'ied legally. One way or another, but 4.500 of the children have been restored lo the rolls. Florida also has whittled down its aid to dependent children load. Under a 1959 law assistance can be stopped when a family doesn't have a suitable home. The results: a review of lf>.000 cases and many voluntary withdrawals. FOR RENT: Furnished apartment, 203 High Street, and five PERRY'S TRUCK STOP, Hwy. roo m house on High Street. 7-3174. 67 East, Dial 7-9974. J-2-tf 73 - Wanted To Buy NOTICE Top prices paid for persimmon and gum timber. Contact Saylors, 2 miles north of Hope on Highway 29. 3-9-tf 82-Male or Female Help Wanted MEN—WOMEN $20 daily. Sell luminous nameplates. Write to Reeves Co., Attleboro, Mass. 6-30-lmop WANTED: Civic minded person having confidence and respect of business people to make credit investigations and serve as our Credit Correspondent. Work is part time on fee basis. Write Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., P. 0. Box 190, Little Rock, Arkansas. 7-10-3tc FOR RENT: Completely furnished three room and bath house trailer. 1012 Foster Avenue. Dial 7-2307. 7-10-StC 47 - Repair Service 47 - Repair Service Is the Car Up to Par? Find Out Before You Have Road Trouble! A thorough safety-check-up and expert, complete tune- up can save you a great deal of time and worry. (It can save you money, too! Most auto failures can be prevented this way. Right now is a good time to bring your car in her^: (our safety-check-ups are always free!) HOPE AUTO CO. 220 W. Second Dial 7-2371 7-13-tf 01 - Houses for Sale OR SALE: Because of ill health I am selling my home, 515 S. Walnut. 7-12-3tp OR SALE: Fashion Homes. Nothing down. El Dorado model at "Y" South Main and 23rd Streets. Strout Realty. 7-3-lmop Results of swimming meet at 12. City Park swimming team vs Spring Hill Louisiana swimming .earn. The City Park team lost out on points. Winfred Yerger won first place on the back stroke and the relay team Joe Duffie, Floyd Turner, Berry Handle. George Davis came in second. The Cily Park swimming team is practicing hard to return to Spring Hill, La., Monday July 17. They will compete with teams from Spring Hill, Minden Shreveport and other surrounding towns. Roscoe Smith, Supervisor. strike. Engineers said the mallei was between the contractor, T. L. James Construction Co. of Ruston. La., and the unions and that the engineers did not plan lo take any role in the dispute. imakes it a misdemeanor - - to threaten a breach'of the peace. Miss Lumpkin, who did : not enter the bus'istalion, was lakcn in- lo custody briefly then'released. She said Wednesday that since the others had decided lo go to jail she would return home but she did not know when. At their hearing in Municipal Court Wednesday, Police Chief R. E. Glasscock and two other officers testified "the four were arrested because of a threat of violence from the crowd which galh- ercd at the depot. Judge Quinn Glover set maximum punishment of six months in jail and $500 fines but offered to suspend the'sentences'if the four would leave Arkansas and return lo their homes. After an hour-long conference among themselves and telephone calls Jo officials of the Congress of Racial Equality in St. Louis, hey agreed to Glover's propsal and were freed from cuslody. Then, later in the day, they decided against the proposition and jlover revoked the agreement and ordered them back to jail. Raines said press reports indicated "we came here, got ;panked and are going back home." "We don't feel that way," he HotM Advertising Rcprcccnto'£'nj 4>rkansos Dailies, Inc., 1602 Sletick Bldg. Memphis 2, Tenn.; 505 Texas Bonk Bldg., Dalla? 2, Texan; 360 N Michigan Ave., Chicago 1, 111.; 60 E 42nd St., New York 17, N. Y.; 1763 Penobscot Bldg., Detroit 2, Mich. Terminal Bldg., Oklahoma City 2, Okka. Member of The Associated Prcs«, The Associated P.rfra I, entillmJ exclusively to the use for rc-publicatiofl of. all the local news printc-J in thfl newspaper, os well at all AP new dispatches. 103- House Trailers Arkansan One of Three Sentenced HATTIESBURG, Miss. >vAPl Sentencing fo five men, one of hem an Arkansan, for the theft of $519,000 from a Hattiesburg construction company is set for Yiday. ' ^"H Roy Edward Clya, 21. of Blytheville, Ark., and the four others jleaded guilty Tuesday to the May 8 burglary in which about (1500.000 in securities were taken, pleading guilty in addition to Clay were Marion Smith, 18, and Raymond Jesse JaJmes, 17, both of Pensacola, Fla.; Everett earce, 21, of Haltiesburg, and Aubrey Polls 27, of Baton Rouge La. Couple Fleeces Aged Princess GENOA, Italy (AP) - Police held a German baron and his Italian woman friend today on charges of keeping an aged princess a virtual prisoner in her luxurious home for nearly 10 years and fleecing her of more than $80,000. The accused are Baron Wakle- mar von Hoyningen-Huene, 45. owner of a dental appliances firm in Genoa, and Luigiananelli, r>:i. Their victim was identified widowed Princess Carolina Ca.su- rello Borghese, 78. The baron was charged with violaling an Ilalian law against Flat Salary for Man With Round Wife By HAL BOYLE NEW YORK (API-Should a man with a round wife 1 put her on a flat salary? The answer is a resounding yes except for one problem—what will you do with all the money she makes? Hide it in the corners? There are other problems, too. Often housewives sigh and say they would like to be on a pay-as- you-do basis. Often many a husband would also like to fine those same girls on a pay-if-you-don't. basis. Would it work out any better, for instance: You start by giving your wife a fair salary for running a neat house—coking, cleaning, ct cel- era, at 75 cents an hour, four ours a day. That would be S3 a day or S21 a week. Then, naturally, there would be a surcharge for the time she spent listening to her lord and master brag about his troubles in bringing home her and his bacon. At the same rate of 75 cents an hour, it might break down to this: Three hours a day listening to husband praise himself seven days expenditure, one yawn. Price of your time: 12 cents. Debit: Time spent explaining lo her why you'd rather spend the evening at home than squire her on the town: Two hours a night, .14 hours weekly. Total waste of breath, figuring any attempt at wife-explaining at $5 an hour, $70. Debit: Luncheon money Demands and borrowings based on the idea that a wife with eyes that close together can't be financially weekly. trusted anyway: $3.50 Well, now, there you are, You put a round wife on a flat salary ol' ?«:! a week and the first thing you find is, she is living at a $7:!.97 scale. What do women do with money inyway? Why is it they can't make it go from here to there a week—$15.75. ;js Five hours a day listening lo husband critici/e his boss anc pointing out the errors of tha 1 man's ways: Al 75 cents an hour i.$20.25. subjecting another person to one', ;' N ~ ow if „ ad( , lhcsc reasonable will- He was also charged with stealing jewels belonging to the princess and embezzling $80,000. ! ^ Luigia was charged with plicity. 36A - Food 36A - Food HOME GROWN Revis Elberta Peaches i--' Red Tomatoes Purple Hull Peas is. White Crowder Peas Butter Beans .•' Green Corn ~x Green Tomatoes for Pickling J r PLENTY OF RED, RIPE WATERMELONS (Whole or Sliced) REVIS PEACH SHED Hwy. 67 East 2nd Stop Past Overpass Dial 7-4065 6-7-3tc said. Some people. Raines said, were hinting that the srnup w;-s tint sincere 'or willing lo • follow through. Since bus stations hero are already integrated, Kaines was asked what the group was frying lo accomplish. "I think what we can accomplish," he said, ."is frying to >mg home to the public (hat. we are willing lo pay a price Tor our convictions." The charge of threatening lo disturb the peace, while not directly a racial matter, Raines said, "was related lo racial discrimination—and it's on that that we are standing, nol on our right lo make a disturbance." During their brief freewTm Printing Contracts! Are Completed LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Secretary of State Nancy Hall said today that G(i controversial printing contracts had been decided on, but thai she won't announce names until contracls are formally signed. Thai probably won't' be-until nexl week. Mrs. Hall has the signature of Gov. Orval E. Faubus, but needs those of State Auditor Jimmie Jones and Treasurer • J.' Vance Clayton. Jones is out of town and Clayton is in a hospital. Some printers complained about the procedure used In the printing bids and Mrs. Hall set up a three-man commillee lo study bids and make contract awards. Wednesday the four wont lo the home of C. II. Jones, publisher of the Southern Mediator Journal, a weekly Negro newspaper, and later went lo their attorney's office. It was from Williams' office that they telephoned Judge Glover to say they had changed their minds about leaving. Raines said they "misunll-r- stood" thc terms of the judicial agreement and said if it meant they had to give up their tour instead of merely leaving Arkansas then "it is very likely we will go back to jail." Glover confirmed that the order meant exactly what il said — "leave lhc slate of Arkansas and proceed to their respective homes." As thc four wailed to checked hack into city jail. Cox remarked to a newsman: "This is not a struggle between black and white. H's a struggle between justice and injustice." An officer interrupted thc conversation to give Cox some in- struclions, calling him "boy." "See what 1 mean." Cox said lo thc newsman. "Injustice. A grown man, 30 years old—'bo.!/ 1 ." Seesaw Record of Harpers Ferry recognitions of a wife's endeavoi you gel this summary financia urc: i For taking care of your house __ fhold, listening to your self-praise •and your denunciations of you: i employer, the dear girl has earner. — ;{i welcome weekly total .$(;:'. This isn't bad money for a gir i who naturally has no problem but your own welfare on her hands. Here the other side of the story enters. You have lo fine her for what she doesn't do. Major citations: Debit: Loking at her at 5 ten Is a glance every morning when she .•-bows up friz/led and without makeup—35 cents a week. Debit: Time lost from cleaning fingernails while listening to her explain your loss of character: HIT expenditure, 77 hours, your HARPERS FERRY, W.Ya, at drew. On- Mqy 23, i* cam* section, and the-approaches the confluence of the foto* under the command of Con* to the area were 'severely mac and Shenandoah rivers, federate §n9< (Sen. Joseph damaged. The Confederate?, changed hands several times E. Johnston who considered retreated to the south \& during the Civil War. It had the place unimportant When Charles Town, W.Va. Tliear- been the scene of the John word was received that senal was fought over again Brown raid in 1859 end was Union forces wert approach* in 1862, abandoned by the first taken over by the Vir- ing, the Confederates mado Union in 1863, and when the ginia militia for the Confed- plans to withdraw an June 15. Confederates were defeated eracy when the state seceded The Baltimore find Ohio Rail* fit Gettysburg in that year, on April 19, 1861. A federal road bridge over.the Fotomae Ml again came into the hands garrison of 45 men set f ire was destroyed/ principally by of federal troops. It then re- to the arsenal there and with*. 0 mine set und$r W ftflfct,. Watned under Union control,,

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