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New Oxford Item (Newspaper) - July 19, 1962, New Oxford, Pennsylvania Utt with am ITEM Wart A4 tart t til tatty ara wd VOL 85 NO 11 NEW OXFORD THURSDAY JULY 19 1962 Single Copy i New will in New very A made to the ITEM by Earl J Bunk president of the Industrial Corporation The firm will occupy the former Standard Garment m Peters St In the The new industry will facture ladies sportswear and will employ as to Alterations to the ture are made and Bonald Sanders Waynesboro Pa who is in charge informed Klunk that he hopes production can be started very shortly This marks the second industry to come to the New Oxford area both secured through the efforts of the Industrial Development Corporation organized through the Chamber of Commerce since last September The other is the toy manufacturing plant in the former Bair Cabinet building Klunk mentions that the try was induced to come to New Oxford through an employment survey made through the trial Development Corporation concerning availability of labor in Uje area firm will lease the building fof the present it was told Church Considers Buying Property Under a new plan of tion the Lutheran congregation of Paradise Union Church would purchase the United Church of Christ share of the property for Total equity of the building has been fixed at The plan would give the ans full ownership to the ing church building and its and contents except sonal items belonging to the UCC congregation The sale price would include the sexton's house picnic pavilion and ball field Ex- cluded are the cemetery and ground surrounding the old church Under tbe proposal the would make payments elch of the total when the sale agreement is signed when the UCC breaks ground for a new church when the new i corner stone is laid when the new church is under roof and tbe last payment when the UCC con- leaves the present ing If approved by both tions an amout of rent would be established to be paid by the UCC to the Lutherans from the period of signing the agreement to actual dissolution Congregational meetings will be set by the consistory and for some time in the early fall Members of the union study committee discussing the plan are George M Wehler H L Stump Glenn A Myers the Rev Charles E Strausbaugh C Curvin Baker Jonas Gruver Clair H Forry and Rev Carlton R Howells NEW OXFORD LOCAL ITEMS Mr and tin Spencer Barber were recent visitor at the home of Mrs Ward R 1 A father and son covered dish social will be held this Saturday July U at p.m in the social rooms of the First Lutheran Church Everyone is invited to Set Hearing Date 4 On Damage Action August 20 at 10 has been set by the Adams County court as the time for a hearing on a proposed settlement of a trespass action brought for Theresa M Small by C P Keefer and Anna Mary Small against Stanley A Starner All are of the New Oxford The suit stems from an accident June 18 1961 in New Oxford when car struck Miss Theresa M Small injuring her The posed settlement for cording to the papers filed by Attorney Gerald Walmer would provide for the doctors for the hospital and for Anna Mary Small The agreement also provides that Starner will pay all costs in the case PROGRAM IS WILL The Summer Reading Gub sored by the PTA has been attended during its first two weeks Miss Nancy Budd and Miss Gayte Hersh have read stories to the children while A L Grasmick and Mrs William Stock have been in charge of checking out books A certificate will be awarded to those reading books during the month of July Those attending the story hour are Linda and Susan mick Susan Stock Audrey baugh Sonya Duncan Barbara Millar Betty Sandra and Lynn Eddie Swope Jeffrey Smith David David and Robin Edwards and HaroM Kline The club will continue for three more weeks July M and 17 and August 9 Jennie Marie D mm Miss Florence R Moul have returned from a New WM Best wishes to Fred E Winand pharmacist formerly o new Oxford who celebrated his birthday Friday July 13 Mr and Mrs James Ford New Oxford R 2 and Mr and Mrs Fred Snyder and son Larry Big lerville R 2 returned from a trip to the west coast They visited relatives in Little Rock Ark and Chula Vista Calif Mr Ford returned home by plane after their visit in Arkansas am California The Snyders and Mrs Ford also attended the World's Fair in Seattle Wash before re- turning home Airman Third Class Bradley W Graft New Oxford R 1 is being reassigned to Vandenberg AFB Calif following his graduation from the Air Force technica training course for electrician at Tinker AFB Okla Airman Groft studied electricity and its applications to Force utility power distribution systems t graduate of San Rafael Calif High School be entered the serv ice in January 1962 His grand- mother Mrs Violet S botham resides at East New Oxford Danny Bross son of Mr and Mrs Thomas Bross Jr his grandparents Mr and Mrs Daniel Altland Hanover on a trip to the Seattle World's Fair Mr and Mrs Thomas O'Brien and family S Peters St spen Sunday with their daughter Sister Alma who is spending the sum mer at Divine Province Hospital Williamsport Mr and Mrs Raymond Slagle and sons Hanover were Sunday visitors with his parents Mr am Mrs Harvey Slagle New Oxford R D Mrs John W Herman E High St accompanied Mr and Mrs Clyde Spies Hedgesville W va and Mrs Bessie Spies York on a vacation trip to Niagara Falls The Usher's Club of the Im maculate Conception Church will meet Sunday at 2 p.m in the school hall at which time reports and a discussion on the recent picnic will take place John Shorb son of Mr and Mrs Carroll Shorb Hanover R 3 while riding his bicycle in front of s home last Tuesday was struck by an auto driven by Blaine Wildasin of Ab- The accident occurred when the brakes failed on the youth's bicycle He suffered severe cuts about the face and scalp Twenty-one stitches were required to close the wounds He was discharged from the hospital Saturday Cindy Danny and Stanley Spies Hedgesville W Va spent a few days with his uncle and aunt Mr and Mrs Carroll Shorb Hanover R 3 Mrs L E Enterline Ashland Pa was a recent guest of Mrs J E C Miller West Mr and Mrs Arthur Schafer and family Oberlin 0 spent two weeks with Mrs Schafer's ents Mr and Mrs Glenn Griffin New Oxford and other relatives in this vicinity Miss Catherine Miller ton Del daughter of Mrs J E C Miller West left by plane from Philadelphia day for a vacation in Canada Mr and Mrs Chester Hoffman Hanover St and Mr and Mrs Lewis Hoffman East Berlin spent several days in Atlantic City The Ladies Auxiliary of the New Oxford Fire Company will hold their regular meeting this Thursday evening at S o'clock at the engine house Miss Judy Ann Hoffman ter of Mr and Mrs Chester man Hanover St is attending the Hagerstown Medical Secretarial School Hagerstown Md The annual picnic was enjoyed by the employes of the Alwine Brick Company and their families Saturday at the Adams County Fairgrounds Dinner and supper were served by the Ladies iary of the Hampton Fire Com Miss Linda Sponseller burg R 5 spent week with her cousin Miss Joam Hoffman over St Glenn W Millar Jr Gettysburg R 4 is stationed in Bamberg Germany as a radio operator Following is his US Hq TTp 2nd Ream 2nd APO New York N Y Of Junior League new Ml to W Waiter Brad WoN Garter Klunk Stow Tommy and Danny Back W Larry O'Brien T Jehu Summers Rich Walker Den Stock David and Waato M Clubbers Of Junior League Front row left to Milw Staub HaroM John Dan Bob Stawb and Barry Back Staub manafer Jack Mich Crafe and YORK SPRINGS NEWS NOTES Lt Col Ted appeared on TV on July 2 when he his wife and two other soloists on the piano when they sang selections which he had com- Mrs Severn is the former Starry daughter of Starry of York Springs and a ormer resident of York Springs The Severns reside at Springfield lass Mr and Mrs Glenn Wonders spent the 4th of July weekend with their son-in-law and er Mr and Mrs Charles Con- gleton and family at Walde Lake Mich Mrs Parvin Bowers spent two weeks with her son Maurice towers and family at on N J He accompanied ner tome Monday Mr and Mrs John Meyers and wo children of Lansing Mich the brother Rev Amos D Meyers and family Donovan Meyers is spending the weekend with his parents Rev and Mrs Amos D Meyers He is a counselor at Camp at Pa Paul L Lenig 20 son of Mrs Mary J Lenig R 2 recently was to specialist four in forea where he is a member of he 7th Infantry Division Lenig who armed overseas in May 961 is a wireman in Company I of the Infantry le entered the Army in June 960 and completed basic ng at Fort Riley Kans He lated from Bermudian Springs High School in 1960 Larry Rush 7 R 2 who ell from a moving tractor was a the Warner Hospital Friday for a deep laceration of he right knee ON JULY The annual reunion of the clan will be held t the Christ Church picnic grove near Littlestown on Sunday July 2 The clan wilt assemble for a tasket lunch in the picnic pavilion it II noon Following lunch the historian's report will be resented by Miss Edna Basehoar The business session ill be conducted by the president ra Geisehnan All relatives and rienda of the are invited and urged to Anthony's Shoe Sale now in progress U Baltimore St ver BANGES Shoe Sale in W Yerk M Hanover Pa Sixth Driver Slams Square Arthur J Hoover 18 becks last Thursday evening at o'clock became the sixth er in the last three months to smash into the square at New ford State police said Hoover was driving north on Hanover St in New Oxford and his car crashed into one of the guard posts around the large plot in the square The impact broke off that pole and the pressure pulled several other guard posts attached to the guard cable out of the ground The car then smashed a con- crete bench in the square ripped up a quantity of grass and came to rest against a tree Damage was estimated at to Hoover's car and about to the square There was no explanation of why motorists were able to make their way around tbe oval in New Oxford's square for many years without difficulty and in recent months such a large ber of drivers have smashed into the square Social Club Slates Events At the July meeting of the New Oxford Social and Athletic Club held Monday evening ment was made of various events to be held for members in the near future On July 28 members and ladies will attend the races at doah Downs On August 1 it will be a trip to Baltimore for the baseball game These trips will be made by chartered bus The annual shrimp and crab feed for members only will be held August 14 starting A p.m The annual picnic is uled for the Adams County grounds September 16 the session was given to donate to the local Salvation Army unit to the New Oxford Junior Baseball League A tion of was also given to the family of Roy W Myers to enable their crippled son to attend a camp in the Poconos PICNIC A family picnic for employes of McClann Plastics Inc with two at New Oxford R 1 and one in was held Saturday afternoon and evening July 14 at the New Oxford Rod and Gun Club There were M in attendance A committee headed Donald and Nancy Wine and Willis Plank provided and refreshments for everyone Music entertainment WHS furnished by COMMITTEE PLANS FOR AWARDS COURT Leaders and Committee Women of Girl Scout Troop 766 New Ox ford me Monday night at the home of Mrs Earl Zinn and made plans to hold the annual Court of Awards at Camp Happy Valley on August 12 Ceremonies will be held at 4 p.m followed by a ly supper and camp fire sing All badge from this troop are due July 23 when a troop meeting will be held at the home of the leader Mrs Donald Sieg at p.m Carnival Plans All Set New Oxford firemen are busily engaged in getting their annual carnival plans set The event curs Friday and day July 26 27 and 28 The carnival celebrates the of the company 75 years ago and will be climaxed with a gigantic parade Saturday ning starting at 6 p.m Entertainment Thursday evening features Andy Reynolds and the 101 Ranch Boys The Southland Playboys headline the program Friday evening Besides there will be rides eats and fun for all Th event will serve as a coming for many former dents Senator D Elmer Haw uiker will be the featured speaker Saturday evening following the Leon Wald will serve as master of ceremonies ABBOTTSTOWN FIREMEN OPEN CARNIVAL FRIDAY The annual Fire men's carnival opens Friday ning on the company grounds and in the fire hall The Trojan Band wiil feature the entertainment Friday and on Saturday evening the New Oxford School Band will render a concert Soup sandwiches and platters will be sold each evening There will be fun for old and young ram or shine OLD HOME PICNIC The annual Old Home Day pic nic will be held Saturday August II at The Pines Lutheran Church near New Chester Ham platters and hot chicken platters will be served starting at 4 p.m Soup sandwiches and ments will be on sale The county commissioners last Wednesday authorized payment by the county of of the estimated damages to be caused by improvement of of a mile of road between and Bowlder and construction of bridge ever Creek Three Teachers Resign Three Are Elected By New Oxford School Board MM David Horst Mrs Smith and Paula Henry Those elected after being recommended by the teachers committee re- ported by Bernard Anthony along with their salary Mrs Eiker Mrs anne Johnston and William B Swanger The teachers committee also recommended in- crease in salary to for the Shirley Hankey thy Trostle Gene Bowser and ward In discussing the teacher ation the directors were reminded by supervising principal Charles Hash that securing of competent and qualified teachers and ing them is getting increasingly serious He cited several cases where teachers had already agreed to come intr the local system but in the meantime learned of with higher salaries Teachers who are leaving Hash reported all have been satisfied with teaching conditions at the school but leave for more salary Other nearby counties are giving more and so is the state of land One director pointed out that taxpayers have discussed with him the increase in the teaching staff in number as well as in salaries One of these even told me that he could get all the teachers the school wants for a year Directors agreed they would like to have this payer bring those persons to the school Starting salary for teachers with no previous teaching ence recently was set at a year by the New Oxford board Bids on several school items were opened The first for eral school supplies such as cils tablets paper crayons etc was awarded to Roberts and Meek at their bid of The next closest bid in this category was that of Kurtz Bros The other contract was for recapping bus tires and was awarded to H A Cranier Inc Hanover for 49 The Huber Co submitted a id of High School principal Scion bockey in submitting his report on the school library told the di- rectors he was very pleased with he circulation During the year our encyclopedias were added making a total of 12 or 256 umes New books added amounted o 267 26 new paper back science books added a total of 92 books were rebound and 73 discarded Total circulation for the year amounted to an average of 18 books per pupil which is very good Dockey said 46 periodicals reach the library every month along with five newspapers The number of books in the library at present totals The school system athletic ram received attention by the ward upon an inquiry by a di- rector as to why a baseball dia- mond had not been laid out on the school campus Directors were assured that the athletic gram in the school system will receive attention the same as er matters A baseball diamond Continued on Page 6 Lions Name Committees At a meeting of the New ford Lions Club board of tors Monday evening the various committees for the year were appointed Donald Kemp president was in charge Following is the list of tees the first name listed desig as Garber Earl boys and girls work Merrill Yohe Robert Donohue George citizenship and McClellan E W Baldwin Robert Donohue civic improvement and community Klunk William wine James Quickel William Stock William Noel C P Keefer Selon health and Wentz liam Rohrbaugh Chester Nell safety Henry Stock Robert Sleighter Rev John sight conservation and blind Earl Kaiser Dr Moses Baker Dr George Scaks Fred Feiser United C P Keefer Clyde Garber Alwine Dr John Menges Dr Albert Ralph Duncan William wine Jr Clair at- Stover Charles Slaybaugh George Duncan James Robinson H A Jones Philip Alwine H B Flaherty James Stock Lions H A Jones Earl Klunk William Feiser Clair Rohrbaugh Hilly gram and Edwards Simon Altschull ard Livingston Sowers Jr Richard Higinbotham The next regular meeting of the club will be held July 25 at p.m in the Altland House Abbottstown ZINN'S COURT The following informations were laid before Mrs Elizabeth Zinn Justice of the Peace of Berwick D Laughman Han over R 5 operating a motor hicle an operator's cense Judith Reindollar New ford R I operating a motor hicle with an illegal muffler and Charles Clear Springs Md speeding The will of George M Myers late of York Springs has been entered for probate A daughter Ethel E is executrix of he NOTICE Will be from July to 29 DONOHUE'S JEWELRY Mew EAST BERLIN NEWS NOTES Modane Fans R 1 by her uncle and aunt Mr and Mrs Charles Chubb Jr Ab- spent several days in Anita and Dona Lerew ters of Mr and Mrs Paul Lerew Jacobs St nave returned from a week's stay at Camp Echo Trails Girl Scout camp where their ter Paula also spent two weeks Mr and Mrs Charles Gentzler St and Mr and Mrs Ira W King St spent several days at the Area summer home of Mrs brother Kenneth Hale Charles Hull son of Mr and Mrs George Hull York ly of East Berlin will appear in York Little Theatre's production of Bye Bye beginning July 24 at the Elmwood Theater John R and Elizabeth J Ridell Mt Pleasant Twp have sold a property in Mt Pleasant Twp to Robert Clair and Nancy Louise Aldridge East Berlin Mrs William C Alwine Jr New Oxford R D was a Friday of Eleanor and Mae Wolf W King St A dance for VFW members and qualified will be held from 10 p.m till at the Post Horns Music will be fur by The The Post will meet at p.m July 26 followed by a meeting of the Home Association A teen-age dance sponsored by the VFW and Auxiliary will be held at p.m July 27 Mrs Harvey Deardorff York was a weekend visitor of Mr and Mrs Roy Weigard W King St David and Deborah Stoudt E King St are visiting relatives in Hellertown Local firemen were called out about p.m Wednesday when field at the western end of town was reported ablaze The fire was controlled in about 20 minutes with no property damage The Thomasville 4-H Clothing and Tasty Snacks met Monday evening at the Fellowship Hall The Community Club met Monday evening at the home of George Lighty East Berlin R for a bee demonstration The Davidsburg 4-H Clothing and Fun to Bake Club will meet at 7 p.m Thursday at the home of Carolyn Dover R 5 Mrs Robert Lau W King St and Mrs George Ruth R 1 were recent visitors of the Rev and Mrs Snyder Alteman Mari- etta Teresa Snyder W King St was a recent visitor of Mr and Mrs Richard Orner Fairfield Robert Eisenhart for of East Berlin is a patient at the Lebanon Veterans tal Continued On Page ft 20 4-H Club Members In State Contest The names of 20 Adams County 4-H members selected as the county winners in the im tional award program wen by Associate County Agent Duane Duncan Named as the county winners in he achievement award event were Dale Bair Littlestown R 2 and Marie Coble David Lou Gettysburg R 4 was listed as the county winner in the cultural award competition Other winners and the cations in which they were chosen Martha Hikes York Springs R 2 of home grounds Shirley Bair Lit R 2 beef Mary Dorr R l clothing David Slusser Littlestown R 2 dairy Carol Rex R l Paul Middour York Springs R 2 field crops bara Johnson Gettysburg R 1 Carol Rex R 1 garden Martha Hikes fork Springs R 2 Mary Jane Bowman McSherrystown wme economics Larry Bair R 2 and Mary Jane Bowman leadership Dale Bair recreation Robert Spangler R 4 tractor Donald lair and Shirley Bair own R 2 citizenship Shirley Bair 4-H scholarship The county winners are en- ered in a state competition and if they win they will compete against similar state winners in the national event For each of the winners a form has been filled out isting his or her achievements In addition each of the winners wrote essays of up o words describing work done in the in which they competed PICNIC ON SATURDAY Approximately employes and their guests of the burg Shoe Company with plants in Gettysburg Dillsburg and East Berlin will hold their an- picnic at Grove Park on Saturday Organised games for all ages will be held and the company will cater the Mrs D E Hampton Dies At 66 Mrs Nellie Simpson 66 widow of Daniel E died Tuesday night at o'clock at her home in Hampton She had been in failing health ror eight years and bedfast the last four months A native of Adams County she was A daughter of the late Em- mert G and Ellen Baker son and was a member of St John's Lutheran Church ton and the Hampton Fire Com- pany Her husband died in 1957 Surviving are three Mrs George R Trimmer New Oxford R 2 Harold D Harttell and Emmert E Hartzell both of Hampton seven grandchildren and a sister Mrs Bessie Feeser Aspers Funeral services Friday ing at 10 o'clock at the Fred F Feiser Funeral Home New ford with the Rev Wilbur M Allison Gettysburg and the Rev J Harold Little Hanover a for- mer pastor officiating Inter- ment in the Hampton Union Cemetery Friends may call this evening after 7 o'clock at the funeral home Begin Instrumental Music Programs The summer instrumental gram of the Bermudian Springs School began Monday in York Springs Elementary School and Tuesday in East Berlin tary School Bermudian Springs High School Senior Band will practice at p.m Wednesday at Bermudian Springs High School it was an- by the band director Gary Crum PICNIC THIS SATURDAY The great picnic which annually held the third Saturday in July will be held ia the Chapel picnic grove near Centennial Saturday la case of rain the picnic will be held in the Chapel Hall The usual good fried chicken or ham dinners will be ing at 4 p m and continuing un- til all are served Adults children cents Sandwiches soup refreshments will alse be on sate The local draft beard reports that it has HIM its August Service call with three volunteers The call to fer gust C There has been M call for physical SUMMER MlB Herts day TRONE 4 let IV
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