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rotm The News, Frederick. Md., Wednesday. December 5, THE NEWS Established 1893 Published Every Afternoon Except Sunday by the GREAT SOUTHER!* PTG. MFG. Co. 18 North Court St . F r e d e r i c k . M d . SUBSCStPTION RATES: Singlft copy 3 cents- When paid in advance: Month, 75 cents: mree months. S2.00; six months. $330: year. Sfl-50. Member Audit Bureau of Circulations Entered at the post office at Frederick. Md., as second-class matter. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 1951 The Wounded Survive Next to the hope of an armistice induced by the agreement on the ceasefire line, the best news on Korea this week comes from the chairman of the Army's medical research and development board Colonel John R. Wood, who told of the remarkable recoveries being made among the wounded in battle, and the plans for reducing battle casualties further. The death rate from battle wounds is down to 2.5 percent, that is 975 men in a thousand wounded survive their injuries. That is one-half the rate in World War II. The bat- t!cSeld death rate, however, is only slightly less than the 20 percent average of World Wars I and II. The emphasis now is on reducing this as dramatically as the survival rste of wounded. Development of lightweight combat body armor is the ma'n hcnc for reducing the battlefield death rate. Large scale tests of this body armor will soon be made in Korea. It is designed to protect vulnerable parts of the body, based on the studied 4.600 battle casualty cases. The medical corps of all three armed forces, the Army. Navy and Air, were jointly awarded the 1951 scientific medal of the American Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association for their achievement in reducing fatalities after battle injuries. The record would seem to indicate they richly deserved the honor. Letters To The Editor Victor Cullen Hospital Patients Appreciated Recent Entertainment. To The Editor Or The News, "Sir, We would appreciate very much if you could find space in your pape for this note of appreciation to th Frederick Community Players. Inc for their presentation of "Fres Fields" to the patients and em ployes of Victor Cullen State Hospital at State Sanatorium on No vember 28. This three-act comedy was re ceived by a most enthuiastic aud ( once and the patients certainly did appreciate the time and effort the players and workers devoted to make our evening such a pleasan orte, We are all anticipating a re turn engagement at their earliesi convenience. Again, many thanks for a most enjoyable evening. THE PATIENTS McCain Outlines State Road Program (Continued From Paffe One) Herschel Newsom, of Columbus, Ind., National Grange Master, told the State Grange session Tuesday, that while America must spend a lot of money on the mobilization effort, an aggressive peace campaign must be waged on three other fronts. The EGA, which has done more to save Western Europe from Communism than any other organization, technological a.-^istance, such as was programed at the recent In- ernational Agriculture Production meeting in Mexico City, and aropaganda. to sell the democratic arinclple of free enterprise, all are vital to a lasting peace, stated the pcaker. Production per acre instead of ^reduction per man should be our approach to the problem of such densely populated areas as France, Germany and the Netherlands, he MARRIED YEARS--Mr. and Mrs. John Hilderbrand are celebrating their 56th wedding anniversary today at their home in Rocky Springs. They are life-long residents of that area, where Mr. Hilderbrand in earlier days was engaged in the carpenter trade and contracting. Known to many of their friends as "Uncle John" and "Aunt Fannie", Mr. Hilderbrnnd is 84 years of age and Mrs. Hilderbrand, 81. Today In Washington Examination Of Testimony Gives Significant Information About Organization Of CIO's PAC By DAVID LAWRENCE 108 Blood Doners At Brunswick Announced One hundred and eight person donated a pint of blood when th American Red Cross Bloodmobil unit from Baltimore spent a day in Jrunswick recently. They were William T. Anderson, Russell H Ault, Mrs. Hannah A. Arnold, Dan el W. Ayers, Owen W, Ay*j-s, Jr. Emory E. Baker, Wilbur L, Bech ol, Mrs. Dorothy L. Bloom, Harold W. Bloom, Marshall W. Bohrer lichard C. Bowers, Fred J. Brown r., Gerald B. Butler, Mrs. Edna R. Care. Mrx. Margaret E. Chick obert T. Comer, Willie M. Coner. Helen L. Cooper, Hontas N Cooper. Gaylord F. Cox, R. Madge 'ox, Edward D. Darr, Harvey T Dcrflinger, Robert E. Derflinger ohn A, Dinterman, Jr., Evelyn L phriam, Joseph H. Fcaster. Jr., ..oraine D. Ferroll, Emory V. Frye t aymond D. Funk, Stratton V. j-ladstone, Calvin A. Grams, Fenon W. Green. Mrs. Dorothy L. jreerifield, Ernest P. Greenfield. desire War is always caused by the , 0 vd D r-'T^ rhnri T e " lield ' o! a given oeonle to 1m- . ° yd . ?' 5? lim - Charlc» A. Gross, Volume Pays Off Detroit, cradle of the assembly line, which once brought transportation to America at so low a cost, that a car in every garage ha* become almost a national axiom, is once more proving that volume pays off. This time, it is in something that defies belief, for we all know how high the cost of living, or more exactly, the cost of eating, has gone. Yet, a Detroit restauranteur, after a succession of weekly losses, dusted off his 1939 menus, and offered such forgotten Items as pork chop dinner at 45 cents, beefsteak dinner at 90 cents, tenderloin steak with French fries, salad and coffee at 05 cents, hamburger steak with the same, at 50 cents, etc. The response was electric. The turnover was so great, the first week showed a $500 profit, where a $100 loss had grown the week before on the much higher 1951 prices. Higher cost of raw materials and labor gave way to the great volume of business this simple act produced It should be a lesson to the motor manufacturers, who have forcotten prove their standard of living. The major struggle today is in countering the appeal of Communism which is said by its followers to offer more than democracy. Our talk should be concerned with expending freedom and not just with it, said the Grange their own original formula and have priced cars out of the reach of most of us, as well as to manufacturers generally who only see the r--;ssity to rai,se prices to cover costs of raw materials and labor. instead of looking for their cover in greater turnover, and smaller margin with greater volume, preserving Master. U. S. System Efficient The total agriculture has never been sufficient to supply the needs of the world. However, the American system has become so efficient that only f i f t e e n out of every h u n - dred are needed to produce the necesary food and fiber for t h i s nation. In other nations the proportion is much greater. The other 85 people I n " the United States are free to expand the value of the raw materials in various forms of industry and business. For this reason the American standard of living is higher than any other nations. World population is expanding and the land area for agricultural purposes is not expanding rapidly enough to keep up with population Since our' system of increased production has been so MicceMful, said the speaker, \ve must pray that the other peoples of the world w i l l take n "leaf from our book to increase the world total." Tup i or cos. i n c e n t i v e and labor, Mr. Newsom slated. The Lynch E. Gross. William L. Haller, Norman C. Haller, James W. Haller, William B. Harris, Norman J. Himes, Alfred W. Hoar, Georgia A. Hood, Granvil J. Ingram, Mrs. Mervin H. Joy, Mrs. Evelyn G. Keller, Joseph B. Kellcy, Mary A. Kellcy. Michael Klcm, Martin D. Lapole, Mrs. Edward C. Lerch, Esther R. Lerch. Lois Jean Logue. Harry E. Longerbeam, Charles R. Lowell, Jay W. Main, Jr., Mary V. Margrabe, William E. Marshall, Elwood A. Martin, Mrs. Loujsc M. Michael, Paul F. Mobus, Ruth W. Mohler, Fred A. Moore, Rosle E. Moss, Richard P. Mullen. Gilbert T. Myers, Laurance Nelson, Thomas J. Nelson, Virginia L. Nicodemus. WASHINGTON, Dec. 5--When Mrs. Margaret Chaj* Smitn, U. S. Senator from Maine, Republican, last week questioned William D. Gradison, one of the T«ft campaign managers in Ohio, about Senator Taft's statement concerning the CIO Political Action committee's early relationship to the Communist cause, he said he didn't know much about it himself but undoubtedly Mr. Tafl could back it up. An examination of the testimony given before the House Un-American Activities committee brings out some significant information about low the ClO'a PAC originated and the many Communists who were among its first sponsors. Senator Taft's statement as quoted before the Senate committee investigating the Ohio Senatorial election of 1950 was as follows: "The PAC was conceived in Communism, had Communist midwives assisting in its birth and was carefully nurtured in its formative period by Communist leaders." Commenting on this, Senator Smith of Maine asked Mr. Gradison: "Wouldn't you say that this is a pretty extravagant statement you couldn't back up with facts?" While Mr. Gradison didn't have any information about it at all, the House Un-American Activities committee issued on March 29, 1944, a printed report of 200 pages devoted entirely to the subject and presumably it was this report which occasioned Senator Taft's statement. Among the conclusions reached by .he House committee were these: "The CIO executive board which established the Political Action Committee is composed of 49 mem- ers among whom there are at east IS who~e records indicate hat they lollow the 'line' of the Communist party with undeviatlng oyalty. . . "The latter half of this report presents in alphabetical order the tommunist records of 34 leaders in. he work of the CIO Political Action ommittee. We have gone to some engths in offering a mess of de- ailed evidence in order that there may be no doubt in' any quarter hat these individuals are properly nd fairly labelled 'Communist'. . ." During the same period, and in act until 1948. Lee Pressman was eneral counsel of the CIO and an npoitant figure in its top councils. Ir. Pressman appeared before the louse Un-Americnn Activities com- nittee on August 28, 1930, and con- under oath that he had been member of the Communist party have had contacts and dealings with known leaders of the Communist party whom I have met from time to time. , "Mr. Tavenner (committee counsel : And what was the nature of those contacts which yoir have men. tioned? "Mr. Pressman: They would discuss with me their viewpoints, their recommendations, and suggestions, with respect to organizational activities of the CIO while I was counsel for the CIO. I discussed those ·problems with these people. When they made recommendations or suggestions which I deemed to Be of assistance or helpful to the CIO, I accepted them. .. " .-, In another part of the testimony the same day occurred this passage: Mr. Nixon: In other words, in 1948 you had not severed your connections, ideologically speaking, with the Communist party? "Mr. Pressman: That is correct. "Mr. Tavenner: And therefore your action up to that time was governed by your Communist party views and beliefs that existed then? "Mr. Pressman: 1 would say affected rather than governed." It is interesting to note that the 1944 House committee report charged that in a "majority of all the unions affiliated with the CIO." the ·committee found "that Communist leadership is strongly entrenched." In giving the list of 21 unions, it is to be noted that a number of these have been expelled as a result of action taken by present members of the CIO executive board. «_ 1 . _ ! _ « · . _ ' Clarifying Positions On Disarmament PARIS, Due. 5 OP--United Nations Assembly President Luis Padilla Nervo said today Russia and the western powers are clarifying their positions,' as never before, in secret disarmament talks here. But as the fifth session of the Big Four disarmament conference ended today, there was no indication that West and East had reached any substantial agreement on how to end the world's arms race. The Mexican diplomat is presiding over the sessions, attended by Soviet Foreign Minister Andrei Y. Vishinsky. U. S. Ambassador Philip Jessup. British Minister of State Selwyn Lloyd and French Delegate Jules Moch. He said today's meeting was confined to a discussion of point three of the French-British-American disarmament resolution and the Soviet amendments to -it. Point three directs a disarmament commission to prepare a draft treaty for the regulation, limitation and balanced reduction of all armed forces and armaments. The Soviet amendment knocks cut the whole of point three from the resolution and substitutes a request to the General Assembly to set up an international control commission under the authority of ' Side Glances Clnurle E. Orrlson. Owen B I1ce 1935 nnd that he brokc w i t h . United States has proved that incentive is effective. "In setting up our proposals for the coming year," " " Fifty Years Ago Items Froflj The Columns Of The News, Dec. 5, 1901. THE -MAYOR AND ALDERMEN have purchased from Mr. John E. Siffprd, Baltimore, formerly of this city, the property on "the northeast corner of Second and East streets for $1,300. The site, it is understood, will become the Iccation for the city electric li^ht -planfc The city hay and cattle scales may be located on the same lot THE RESIDENCE OF GEORGE Main, along the National r u n p i k e near the western boundary of Middletown district, was destroyed by fire with a large portion of its contents, MAYOR SMITH MADE AN EFFORT to stop the boxing contest which is to occur at the Opera House tonight. The city attorney was consulted and stated there was no law in Maryland preventing a boxing contest or sparring for points. Prize fights are prohibited by law. 3TRICT T^PUTY SHERIFFS named by Sheriff Lease include J. Emory Nelson, Petersville- Gsorje M. Clabaugh. Johnsville; Allen J. Beitler, Creaserstown; 1 'ram Toms, HBuve~s: lenry S. B. DeGrange. Buckeystowh: Charles E. Renner. Jackson- Charles E. Welker, Liberty. BETWEEN 40 AND 50 HOGS have died in and around Liberty during the past five or six weeks, presumably from cholera. Twenty Years Ago Items; From T he Columns Of The News, Dec. 5, 1931. MIDDLETOWN HIGH SCHOOL soccer team lost the Western Shore soccer championship to Glen Burnie High School, which defeated the Valleyites in the finals at Baltimore by 6-1. C.i. HOPKINS GIBSON. BALTIMORE, has purchased the Lindbergh ax-enue home of Mr. and Mrs. George W. McComas, of which he will receive possession April 1. Dr. Gibson is a son of the late Dr. Joshua Gregg Gibson. he said, "we must measure "them all by the incentive system to .sec that they expand the system and not deter it." Parity Formula Good Price rcR-uIntcs the flow of production and this should not be interfered with, said the speaker The parity formula in use now is good and those who desire to use the old parity formula arc guilty of a negative approach brought oil by selfishness. One of the biggest jobs of agriculture is to be sure that we do nroduce aboundantly, s a i d t h e Grange leader. His job is to try to see the dangers to agriculture that would impede gi eater production. But, he continued, it i.s important to be caretul in meeting the dangers. Some people, said Mr. Newsom, want a ban placed on recruiting agricultural workers for industry where there is the lure of higher wages. Since such a ban, unless all workers were frozen to their jobs, would destroy a principle of the incentive system, Mr. Newsom stated that he opposed it Agriculture cannot profit to the detriment of any other segment of national economy. All of American economy will have to recognize that something is the matter with the American price system and change it but not by interfering with the incentive system or by restricting competition, he said. There must be a system to protect agriculture from sudden change but the b a s i c philosophy of the Grange, which advocates temperance, must be followed even if it is the most difficult path said the speaker. Must Win Peoples' Minds The results in Korea and greater production are not going to be too important he said, if in addition we don't win the minds of the Pearrell, Preston N. Phillips, Ronald N. Phillips, Harold C. Pofi'en- berger, Milford E, Powers, William L. Roelke, Lawrnnce A. "ohrback, Richard Lee Runkles, Homer E. Selby, Gerald M. Shcwbridgc, Edward Q. Shipley, Daniel F. Skrath, ·Floyd B. Smith, Wade I. Spring, Dorothy A. Stine, Mrs. Dorothy Strathcrn, Nelson A. Strathcrn, Alexander Sweeney, Adelc D. Tomey, James L. Tritapoe, Paul L. Tritapoe, Merhle T. Tucker, Wayne Z. Tucker, Charles R, Turner, Gerald E. Wade, Myhcrl F. Walker, Mrs, Myrtle G. Walker. Lester C, Waters, Herman L. Webber, Mrs. Virgie M. Wheeler, Mrs. Eu- glna I. Wlneholt. Donald A. Wood. William J. Yingling, Mrs. Nina N. Yountz, John C. Zombro. the party completely on or about A u ^ u t t 10, 1S50. Mr. Pressman testified In part: "Over the past number of years I which has been moving with commendable zeal in recent years to purge the CIO of'Communist influences. But it is plain that Senator Taft was basing his statement about the early days of the CIO-PAC on Congressional committee findings, giving names and evidence of the fact that union leaders identified with the Communist cause were active in the formation of the CIO-PAC. The Dining Car and Railroad Food Workers union mentioned yesterday by this correspondent was incorrectly referred to as an AFL union. It .actually was formed by persons ousted from the AFL after that organization amended its constitution to prohibit Communists from holding office in the AFL. In- t'cccl. members of the AFL Hotel and resl-iurant Employes and Bartenders I n t e r n a t i o n a l Union furnished much of. the information on which the Senate Internal Security committee, af L cr hearings, issued its recent report describing a Communist conspiracy inside t^e Communist-dominated dining car and railroad food workers union. (Rcnroductlon Hlshts Reserved) Vishinsky indicated last night tnat the Soviet Union had not budged an inch on her insistence that the U. N. must first ban the atom bomb, then set up controls to enforce compliance. The United States, Britain and t ranee are equally determined that a fool-proof system of control and inspection must be established before they give up the atomic weapons in which they apparently en- Joy an advantage. Weddings Ashbau^h--Eyler High School Alumni Association. , Mrs. Ray Sanders and Mrs. Lewis Music was furnished by Roscoe , Kuqlcr. ' Emmitsburg EMMITSBURG--Mr. and Mrs. John Bernard Wetzcl, St. Anthony's, arc receiving congratulation on the birth of a daughter on Friday at the Warner Hospital, Gettysburg, Pa. Mrs. Wetzel is the former Reginn Topper, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Roger Topper. --Miss Rosemary Sanders is a patient at the Warner Hospital where she underwent an acute appendectomy operation on Friday. She is reported as getting along nicely. who practiced years ago, medicine here A LASALLE SEDAN, STOLEN soon after it had baen parked in Baltimore by Mrs. Benjamin B. Rosenstock, this city, was re- -· covered about seven hours later in that city. THIEVES BROKE' INTO THE , Crtmpton mill, Brunswick, and -;'Attempted to rob the safe. They broke the combination but were people of the world. They must be convinced that democracy has more to offer than the deceptive promises of Communism. Money Spent in such projects as the Crusade for Freedom is more important than money spent In a lot of other government functions. If we believe in the American system, said Mr. Newsom, we must accept our responsibility as individuals. Buv, more important, is the battle against those who put all their faith in government controls and those who would increase wages and not at the same time output. The Grange must accept a group responsibility and work for the agricultural segment of America. For the farmers, said the speaker, have something mor'e important to do than provide food Three members of the Boy Scouts Explorer Troop went to Camp Baker on Saturday to enjoy a day's outing sponsored by the Francis S. Scott Troop of Frederick. The boys who made the trip were Charles Baker, Robert Gelwicks and Joseph Scott. --Miss Ann Eckenrodc. Baltimore, visited in town on Saturday. --Miss Naomi Harbaugh. Baltimore, spent the weekend with her brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. John Troxell. --Daniel Saffer, Baltimore, was a" guest over the weekend of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Saffer. --Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Peters and daughter Susan Ruth were visitors over the weekend of Mr. and Mrs. Guy Baker. --Richard Florence. University of Maryland, spent the weekend with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Romanus B. Florence. --The new annex of the local high school is nearlng completion. The addition will be a separate and complete unit, but will be connected with the old building at the south end of the hallway. It is two stories. 106 x 56 feet with a basement at the extreme south end, which houses the heating plant and hot water tank for showers. Both carpenters and painters are putting on the finishing touches. The first floor contains the new cafeteria, kitchen, storage rooms, boy's and girls lockers showers and a class room. The second floor provides for a combined fiym floor and an auditorium, Six and his musicians. --Clifford Meskill. a local youth who resides at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Baumgardner, \yho underwent a major operation recently at University Hospital in Baltimore, is reported slowly recuperating after the removal of a section of his left lung. Young Meskill entered the hospital six weeks ago and has been ailing for the past 10 weeks suffering from chronic empiema. Blood donors were: Edward Ferguson. Robert Baumgardner, James Ferguson, Betty Smith, Franklin Fisher, Edgar Emrich, Raymond Kellholtz, Brooke Bentz, Franklin Valentine, Robert Grimes, Katherine Wivell, William Baker, Carlos Englar, Helen Martin, George Martin, Anna Margaret Martin, Robert Saylor, Richad Valentine, Rachael Emrich, Ra.f nond Baumgardner, M r s. Leonard Gillespie, Mr. L. M. Fer- Ruson, Bernard Wivell, Ethel Fuss, David Ohlar, Paul Glass, Mrs, Helen Ohler. Rev. Adam E. Grim, John Baumgardner a n d Miss Christel Mohr. --Mrs. Andrew R. Eyster, chairman oi the music committee 01 the High School A l u m n i Assn Christmas dance, has announced that the Sportsman's Orchestra of Westminster will furnish the music for this annual social event. The dance will be held in the high s c h o o l auditorium Wednesday evening. Dec. 26. Carroll E. Frock, Jr. vice president of the association, is general chairman of the committee in charge. --A large delegation from the Chamber of Commerce is planning to attend a luncheon sponsored by the Frederick Chamber of Commerce, Dec. 10 at 12 noon in the Francis Scott Key Hotel. At this meeting Congressman J. Glenn --Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Wivell and daughter, Mrs. Rita Felix vis.tad Thursday with Mr. and Mrs. Gsorge Sprisgs and family, Me- chanlcsburg. Pa. --Pvt. Sterling White, Fort Jackson. S. C. sperrt the weekend with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Herbert White. --Those taking part in the Christmas opereita. "Why Th Chimes Rang" to be presented on Dec. 17, 19 and 23 by the Glee Club of St. Joseph's High Schoo are: Kenneth Dukehart; George B Arnold: W i l l i a m Kincaid; Agnes Haiey; Christine Timmerman: Gerald Joy; Raymond Sanders: Edward Stouter. Joseph Doyle, Margaret Kane, Margaret Wivell, Joseph Scott. · --Mrs. Bernard Seltzer and children, Bernard, Jr. and twin daughters Sheila Marie and Susan Margaret Baltimore, visited Sunday with her father, John M. Roddy Sr. Miss Hilda M. Eyler, 1019 North Market street, and Roy M. Ashbaugh. of Cherokee, la., were married November 22 at two p m in the parsonage of the Woodsb'oro Lutheran church. The bride's pastor. Rev. Raymond C. Myers per- forrned the single ring ceremony. The bride was attired In a gray gabardine suit with black accessor- es and a corsage of red rosebuds. The couple-was attended by Mr and Mrs. Raymond Ashbaugh' brother and sister-in-law of the jroom. She wore a navy blue suit with black accessories and a red rose corsage. 54 x 71 feet. There is also a storage room for chairs. The addition is being constructed by Allen Feeser of Taneytown. The architects are the Paul H. Kea Associates of Hyattsville. It is expected that the building will be ready for at least some use by the beginning of Benll will report to the people of Frederick county on bills passed by thf first session of the 82nd Congress and legislation awaiting action at the second session, convening in January. Following the Congressman's report a question and answer period will be held. -- Pvt. Carroll E. Newcomer, who recently spent a weekend with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Newcomer, is now stationed at Fort Hood, Tex. -- The Emmitsburg Junior Police club with Chief Robert Koontz and Jack Rosensteel supervising have changed their meeting time and place from Tuesday night at the fire hall to Wednesday night at the Emmitsburg High School auditorium. --A party was given on Sunday evening at the White House Inn by Mr. and Mrs. Edward Lingg in honor of the 17th birthday anniversary of their daughter, Patricia. Dancing and games furnished entertainment for the evening. The celebrant received many gifts. Approximately 30 attended the party. SANTA LETTERS Letters have been received at the News-Post for Santa Claus from Lois Conrad, Earl Conrad, Walkersville; Shirley Ann, Doris L., and Wayne Angleberger. Woodsboro; Effie F. Cole, Knoxville; Mary, Susan, Sandy, and Glen Grimes, Westminster, Route 5; Dennis Wayne' Warfield, Woodsboro: Bobbie Jacobs, Route 5, Frederick. TO SHOW MOVIES ' Two movies. "A Wonderfu Life" and "Public Enemy Numbe One" will be shown at the Grace Trinity Evangelical and Reformed church, near Pearl, Thursday evening at 7.30. The movies, based on ·eal life, are part of the church's weekly services. ^ ide is aa employe of the Ox Fibre Brush Comoany and the groom is engaged in farming They are residing at her home. Entrag-ement Announced Mrs. Nellie Wetzel, St. Anthonys near Emmitsburg, has announced t.ie engagement of her daughter Margaret, to Brooke Miller, son of Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Miller, also of St. Anthony's. No date has been set for the wedding. Announces Eng;agero.ent Women's Clubs Emmitsburg: Club Meets At the regular HomemaTcers Club meeting held at the home of Mrs. B. P. Ogle, West Main street, Emmitsburg, Nov. 29 all officers were re-elected to serve for one year. They are Mrs. J. L. Oren- aorff, president; Mrs. Harry Boyle, vice-president; Mrs. Merle Keilholtz, secretary; Mrs. E. L. Higbee, treasurer; Miss Louise Sebold, director, and assistant director, Mrs. George Eyster. With the president, Mrs. Orendorff, in charge the meeting opened with reading of "Collect" in unison and singing of the Thanksgiving song. Miss Louise Sebold gave a reading. Miss Sebold gave the director's report, Mrs. E. L. Higbee gave the treasurer's report followed by the roll call. A report was made by the president on the recent mobile chest x-ray being in- the Community and which was sponsored by the club. Members reported on assisting with decoration tor open house held in demonstration office in Frederick. Mrs. Harry Boyle was appointed to represent the club at the Community club association meetings. The club voted to give clothes and a Christmas basket to needy families. Plans were made for the annual Christmas party which will be held in the form of a luncheon at the Personals Mrs. H. Clay Plummer, of Gaith-1 ersburg, left last week for an extended visit with her sister, Mrs. H. A. Perkins, of Pittsburgh, Pa. Messrs. George Norris, of Rock Crest, and Gordon Duvall, of Damascus, returned from a 10-day hunting trip in Rangley, Me. Guests of Mr. and Mrs. V. L. Schwab, of Gaithersburg, were Mrs. M. L. Croup, of Butler, Pa., and Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Hffier, of Cayohoga Falls, Ohio. Mr. and Mrs. James Shewbridg* and sons, Jimmy and Richard, of Washington Grove, moved on Friday to their new home west of Frederick. Mr. and Mrs. C. A. von Emmon and two daughters of Hampstead, Long Island, are guests of Mr. and Mrs. Lowell Moon of Barnesville. Serving aboard the attack transport ship USS Cambria with the Sixth Fleet in the Mediterranean, is Carroll L. Hedges, radioman, sec-, ond class, USN, of 23 East Seventh' street. Carroll W. Cover, radarman seaman, USN, brother of Mrs. Herman J. Koutz of 526 Lee place, Frederick, serving aboard the escort aircraft carrier USS Mindoro, participated in Atlantic Fleet Exercise 52, the gigantic fleet maneuvers held in Caribbean waters. Undergoing recruit training at the U. S. Naval Training Center, Bainbridge, are two Middletown men, Guy F. Alexander, seaman ( at 1 p. m. After the luncheon cards and games will be played by the members and guests. All present will exchange gifts. The following 2J. recruit, USN, son of Mrs. Orpha "^ U. Alexander, and Floyd C. Schro- « - · * , · » ---- ,-.---._ I --- -----.......(jfc- ·*- »-«Ji ·*· "*^- j.v*4.\j w j A ig Mrs. Anthony MancinI, of Ha- I were appointed to arrange for the gerstown^ announces the engage"""-* ~ « - -- - · - ' - "· -- - - Special weather reports for Norwegian fishermen are transmitted daily by radio telephone from a cries of stations along Norway's coast. sense of direction for the other segments of American life. Middletown Wins Middletown Grange won the State one act play contest with their version of "A Solo Flight'for Joan" at the evening session of the State Grange meeting held last night at the Parkway school. Second place \v a s w o n by Sparks with "Between Trains," a 'arce. Various other awards were made. A social hour under the direction of Robert Bechtold closed *i« meeting. -- Pvt. John M. Fuss, Jr., 21, son of Mr. and Mrs. John M. Fuss, R . D - No. 2. has co.-.ipleted processing and fiber. They need to provide a at the 2053rd Reception Center Ft """ "' " : ..... " ..... "- ------- George C. Meade and is assigned w Signal Replacement Training Center, Camp Gordon, GR. for army basic training. --Approximately fifty O f Sf Josephs High School students at- C roller party H M ^ held Friday night at the "Rain+ a ' h e . the Junior Class. sponsored . --The square dance held Friday evemng in St. Joseph's High School auditorium was well attended. This was the second in » series of (h«e d«ne« jponsored by St. Jos«jih'« --Mrs. Roy Maxell and Mrs. Roy Bellinger, chairmen of the Lutheran church bazaar to be held Saturday, -Dec. 8 have announced another committee. The cooks and kitchen help will include Mrs. Carrie Hartzell, Mrs. Morris Zentz, Mrs. Charles Sharrer. Mrs. Charles Linn. Mrs. Carroll Olinger, Mrs. Charles Olinger. Mrs. Allen Bollinger, Mrs. Charles Bellinger, Mrs. Robert Saylor. Mrs. James Saylor. Mrs. Donald Smith, Mrs. Richard Fleming. Mrs. Irvin Brown, Mrs. A. W. McClean. Mrs. Harry McNair, Mrs. Harry McDonnell, Mrs. Ralph McDonnell, Mrs. John Troxell, Mrs. Carl Baumgardner, ' Mrs. Clarence Baumgardner, Mrs. ' Sassell Fink, Mrs. Chester Chap- ment of her sister, Miss Shirley M Howell, of Williamsport, to Paul Babington, son of Mr. and Mrs Lloyd Babington, of Middletown. Miss Howell at the present time is a senior student at the Williamsport High School. Mr. Babington is associated with the M. J. Grove Company of Frederick. No, date has been set for the wedding. TraH--Flook ' Miss Rachel J. Flook, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Esra Flook, Myersville, became the bride of Frankll A. Trail, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ver non Trail, this city, on Novembe 22 at 9:30 a. m. at the home of Re\ 2. Basil Grossnickle, who performe the double ring ceremony. The bride is employed by Pric Bros. Electric and the groom i employed by a local contractor They will reside at the home of th groom. Beck--Rickard Mrs. Nellie Rickard, formerly o his city, and Baxter B. Beck, o Brunswick, were united in mar -iage on October 15. at 1:30 p. m n the First Methodist church par onage. Rev. George H. Bennett pastor of the groom, officiated. The bride was attired in a gray labardme suit with black accessories and wore a corsage of rec rose buds. Mr. and Mrs, Beck are residing at 19 South Virginia a,,,,,,,,, Brunswick. Mahoney--Madden party: Hostesses, Mrs. Charles Mc- South Virginia avenue, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Madden, of W ashmgton, announce the marriage of their daughter, Margaret Ann to Mr. Robert V. Mahoney. Jr, son of Robert Mahoney, Knoxville, formerly of Martinsburg, W. Va., and Mrs. Glenn Hutzler of Washington. Rev. Walter J. Norris performed the ceremony August 29, in Nativity church, Washington. Miss Joan Mahoney, sister of the groom, was maid of honor and Robert Madden, Jr., brother of the bnde, was best man. », A . ftcr the cerem °ny Mr. and Mrs. Mahoney left by motor for Fort wood. Mo., where he is stationed with the U. S. Army. They are residing at 1306 Pine street, Rollo Mo. ' Mrs. Robert Daugherty and M. F. Keilholtz; prizes, Mrs. Roy Bollinger and Mrs. Carrie Hartzell; cards and tallies, Mrs. Robert Gillelan and Mrs. George Eyster. After the demonstration on "Teasers from the Freezers", was given the meeting adjourned and a social hour followed with refreshments served to 17 members and three guests from Sabillasville, Mrs. M. R. Tate assisted the hostess. Mrs. Ogle, in .serving. The next afternoon of games will be held at the home of Mrs. Richard Zacharias, Dec. 13. Pleasant Grove Club Housewives should try to correct lighting conditions to safeguard their eyesight, Miss Evelyn Hutson told members of the Pleasant Grove Homemakers Club on November 27 at the home of Mrs Merhl Hahn, Mt. Airy. Mrs. Huber Biser opened the meeting, which followed a Thanksgiving theme. Mrs. Biser read a poem and Mrs. William Lawson recited "Over the Hill and Through the Woods". Seventeen members answered roll call. A letter from the Home for the Aged was read expressing gratitude for gifts. The Christmas party on December 18 will "feature "An Old Fashioned American Christmas". Committees for the year were appointed by the new president, yer, seaman recruit, USN, son of Mr. and Mrs. John S. Schroyer of Route 1. Mrs. James Decker and daughters, Holly and Jill of Braddock Heights, who spent sometime visiting in the Pacific Northwest, returned to Frederick Tuesday. Pfc. F. Keith Feather, Knoxville, who was inducted into the service September 19, has completed his Marine training at Parris Island, S. C. After spending a 10-day furlough with his wife, the former Betty J. Cox, and his mother, Mrs. Robert Mahoney, he has returned to Camp LeJuene for further training. Newly promoted to staff sergeant in the U. S. Air Force at Clark AFB '·f former Sgt. John B. Meek, son of Mr. and Mrs. John H. Meek. Sabillasville. Sergeant Meek received the raise in grade at his station in . the Philippines where he performs air police duties for the U. S. Military Port of Manila, Philippines Command (Air Force) and Thirteenth Air Force. In addition to his promotion, he also has been awarded the Good Conduct MedaL Mrs. Robert Harrison. Anniversary elicitations were expended to Mrs. Edgar Davis and Mrs. Harrison. A surprise gift, brought by Miss Catherine Page, was won by Miss Marguerite Burgee. Guests in- :luded Mrs. Ernest Fleming and VIiss Irene Barnes. The next meet-... ,,,,,,. ng will be held December 11 at Wheat bu ·he home of Mrs. Robert Windsor. {Barley, bu. *" 'Corn, bbl ., Four Places Entered; Two Youths Are Held Two 17-year-old Gaithersburg youths have been charged with breaking into four Gaithersburg^ business establishments early Sun- ' day, Montgomery county police reported. The boy-s, one white and one colored, are accused of stealing two rifles, some 22-caliber bullets, a flashlight and some gloves from the Thomas Co. hardware store, and a quantity of loose change from the Hobb Freeman grocery , store and the Joseph Freeman taxicab stand Police said the King Motor Co' also was burglarized, but nothing /f was stolen. * " MARKET PRICES 1.50 9.50 The Cnseen Audience H. T. WEBSTER Daily Bread Sheeley. Mrs. John Ohler, Mrs. Gladys Llngg. Mrs. Donald Smith, Mrs. George Harner, Mrs, E. R. Shriver, Mrs. Edna Tressler. Mrs. Berth^--Harbaugh, Mrs. Lawson Herring, Mrs. Lloyd Dern, Mrs. Lloyd Fitez. Miss Helen Fuss. Miss Charlotte Miller, Mrs. Myrtle Kissell, Mr.t. Aaron Adams, Mrs. MtuiU H«H»»uih. Mr*. Ed. Smith, MADE MANAGER--Fred B. Mcit?.- ler. 311 East Third street, of the local Prudential Insurance Company, has been promoted to staff manager of the new Augusta, Ga. district. Mr. Meitzler left November 30 for his new post. He will be joined later this month by his wife and two children. Mr. Meitzler is the ,«on of Mr, and Mrs. Charles Meitzler, 3 Frederick avcnu*. ' By REV. A. PURNELL BAILEY He that doeth truth cometh to the ight! (John 3:21) Phillips Brooks put it helpfully vhen he said; "To keep clear of concealment, to do nothing which he might not do out in thu middle of Boston Common at noonday.--I cannot say how more and more t h a t seems to me to be the glory of a young man's life: "It is an awful hour when the first necessity of hiding anything conies. The whole life is different thenceforth. When there arc ques. tions to be feared and eyes,to be avoided and subjects which must not be touched, then the bloom of life is gone. Put off that day as long as possible. Put it off forever if you can.' 5 He that do«th truth corn** to the light' i IN. HAD A louGH PAX 75 GUM SHOfS-28 ·STAKTS-ll PLAUS ST^FTS-34 DOoRSeLi. 17 DRINKS FtoufiNSD -- 1 TRuwDGPt STORMS -5" CKICKGr CHORUSES - 33 pnoN6 RINGS -- Z. BURNJMS wiu.s- 3 BORMIWG HOUS6S- 650 FooTF/U.LS-4 10 HANDCUFF CLICKS -- 19 AuraMaBIL.e -- 47 RIFLE SHOT PINGS -3 8 MorbR CftASHeS - 26 F/M.UNG 6oOY THUDS - 2- ROARS ~~7 fwiM STSRMS -- 13 DOORS, 1952. HOOF You 06** YCXJ MUST 5OT5 ocr GOQO MGHTS

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