The News from Frederick, Maryland on December 5, 1951 · Page 6
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December 5, 1951

The News from Frederick, Maryland · Page 6

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FOURTEEN The News, Frederick, Md., Wednesday, December 8, 1951 Thrown From Auto By Crash Thrown into the street' when the car driven by her brother was hit at Market and Ninth streets Jate Tuesday evening, Miss Blanche W. Cramer, 18, Arlington, Va,, was hospitalized with undetermined Injuries about 6:30 p. m. Chauncey P. Cramer, Jr., 21 South Market street, driver of the car in which the injured girl was R passenger, was cited by investigator, Sherman Boone, with fail ure to stop at a boulevard sign. The Cramer car, struck a glanc Ing blow on the right side sustain ed estimated damage of $100. An automobile operated by Janice D Reed, Thurmont,., which -ran into the Cramer vehicle, was damaged more than $200 about the front. Officer Boone quoted the in Jured girl's brother as saying he ran into the intersection from West Ninth street before he real. Ized he had come to Market street a posted through street as U S. 15. Could Not Avoid Collision Miss Reed, going north on Market street said the Cramer car appeared suddenly in front of her machine and she could not avoid hitting it The front of her car hit the side of the Cramer automobile, bursting open the door on the same side and throwing Miss Cramer into the street The injured girl was riding on the front seat of the car operated by her brother. Taken to Frederick Memorial Hospital in the ambulance of M. R. Etchison and Son. Miss Cramer was treated immediately for shock and bad brush burns. She was hospitalized overnight for possible other injuries which may only be diagnosed by X-rays. Boy Hit By Truck Officer Boone also reported the condition of John Schill, 7. hit by a coal truck in rrvnt of 17 West South street, Monday, 4.30 p. m.. as satisfactory. Young Schill, who lives at 144 B. O. avenue, was taken to a physician for examination, by John H. Schmidt this city, operator of the truck, immediately following the accident. The physician pronounced the boy not suf- fering any apparent serious harm and be was taken horn* by taxi cab, the investigator reported. Owner of the coal-truck reported the incident to State Police under the ^impression creation, of one- way* streets for through traffic in Frederick made the designated thoroughfares subject to State patrol. Boulevard Accidents Appal Three Senators BALTIMORE. Dec. 4 (/P)--Three State Senators, appalled at the growing number of traffic deaths on the B a l t i m o r e - W a s h i n g t o n Boulevard, today declared their determination to "do something" about conditions on the heavily traveled highway. All three said they would request immediate action from the State Roads Commission and the State Police to reduce driving hazards on the boulevard. Senator C. Ferdinand Sybcrt (D- Howard) suggested better lighting and the installation of a center strip to separate north-bound and south-bound traffic. "Most accidents happen in the darkness, on unlighted stretches of the road, and are, for the most part, head-on crashes," Sybert said. "This type of accident could be avoided by installation of a strip in the center of the highway, dividing traffic, and the installation of electric lights along the boulevard." Sen. John Grayson Turnbull D- XUE SONGS OF CHJKIiTMAB ffluitraied Hy Watt Scott On the day before Christmas, 1865, a young American preacher journeyed from Jerusalem to Bethlehem. That night he stood in the fieWs where the shepherds had watched over their flocks on a night of wonder long ago. OWR. 1951 BY NEA SERVICE. «NC The shepherds were still tending their flocks. As he watched, Phillips Brooks, destined to become one of the most beloved and famed of American clergymen, stirred with emotion. In his mind he looked back through the centuries to that other unforgettable night. Three years later he was to perpetuate the beauty of the scene in an immortal Christinas carol. ; a-sj Balto) said he was "shocked" at Lhe "appalling toll" ,the road has taken, and said "we must take immediate steps to c o r r e c t the hazardous conditions" on the boulevard. "1 will ask the State Roads Commission to make a study of the danger points and eliminate them," Turnbull added. Sen, John R. Fletcher (R-Prince Georges said: "Division of the north and southbound lanes of the highway would cut down on the toll. I plan to confer with representatives of the Maryland State Police with a view FARMS--Dairy or stork -farm 12 miles N. of Frederick. Comfortable home. Larpe barn--plenty OJT water. Reasonable. HOMES---BanK , Linden hills, 3 bedrooms, larcc kitchen, living room. etr. ih basement, utility room garaftc. Double lot beautifully landscaped, fine view. Owner will sacrifice. BUSINESS--Service station complete. Located In Taneytown. Everything ?4,500.0O. Prosperous general store and iiquori. Near Frederick. Reasonable, CITY I,OTS--Two larjte dcMrablp home sites near nigh School, {routine on Baker Park. Priced to sell at once. R. C. BOYER, Real Estate Residence Mlddlf-town, Md. Tel. S7-J-1 Representing Ceo. M. Chapllnc, Realtor ChRpllne Bide. Frederick, Md. Tel. 108* toward securing better law enforcement on the boulevard." Figures to date show more than 1,000 accidents on the boulevard this year, with 43 deaths, more than 400 persons injured, and property damage estimated at $3,762,000. Forty persons were killed on the boulevard in 1950. American Indians when discovered by Columbus smoked tobacco, chewed tobacco and used it as snuff. " Christmas Exhibits Al J. H. Apple Library In keeping with the thristmas season, the Joseph Henry Apple Library at Hood College is sponsoring a number of interesting exhibits. Through the courtesy of Berger's Book Mart, there is an unusual display jof old Bibles in the table exhibit case on the second floor. Among these are copies of the fol- lowing: the Vulgate Bible, a Latin translation, printed in 1566; Martin Luther's German translation, dated 1748; and the New Testament, the first book in Greek published in America, dated 1800. These are illustrated with woodcuts depicting the religious art of the various periods. One of the Bibles is especially valuable, as it has a genuine Durer print. Notice the designs formed by the gilt edges on two of the volumes. In thr axhibit case on the left of the circulation desk is a creche, wshich was made in Germany about twenty years ago. It is a representation of the stable at Bethlehem with the Infant Jesus, surrounded by the Virgin Mary, .Joseph, and adoring shepherds and Magi. Also on display are Christmas annuals, books and stories, and a set of cards portraying Christmas around the world. The creche, the annuals, many of the books, and the cards are loaned by Miss Katharine E. Dutrow, librarian, who is especially interested in the collecting «f bookc jects dealing with Christmas. On the ground floor »r» two Christmas "Book Trees", decorated with gayly colored book jackets, calling attention to some of the Interesting books, both fiction and nonfiction, in the library. IN-LAW TROUBLE LANCASTER, Pa., Dec. 4, . Albert Eberly, 46, of nearby Stev. ens, had a little unexpected "in* law" trouble. Eberly lost control of his auto and smashed into a parked car last night. Investigating, he discovered the damaged auto was owned by his father-in-law. ' Eberly complained the lights ef another parked ear blinded him temporarily. That machine, Eberly found out, belonged to his brother- in-law. . , Aetna Casualty Surety Company Hartford AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE DAVID 0. GRIFFIN GENERAL INSURANCE 27 N. Court Si Wion« 600 Illllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll , 12 Co. Ft. 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