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Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - August 22, 1966, Bennington, Vermont Ii a to Minturn Banner monday August 22, 19 16 county Forest association plans pane i discussion Manchester a Robert b. Williams Vermont s new commissioner of forests and Parks will be the speaker at the fifth annual. It eting of the Bennington county Forest association at the Avalanche motor Lodge Here Friday afternoon. Wuu is is expected to discuss i ideas on the role of the depart ment of forests and Parks. Later in the afternoon a panel discussion moderated by Charles e. Canfield of Arlington association president will be held. Discussing a what can we 24 hour service film d on Coli in b ocl ?. White or Koda color in size i 26-1 27 -620 i 20 wit1 each Roll printed and developed. In print and let a Elop Vii sips and to it pcs of film Bennington photo service 106 North St., Bennington it. Daily 9 30-5 30, Fri. 9 30-8 30 dial 442-5349 Fri of for for a film Mailer amp Price list do about probable Locking up of production Forest land by limited Access highways a will be Reginald Arnold chief Engineer or Stearns Jenkins Advance planning Engineer for the state Highway department or. Edward Borgatta a Sunderland summer resident who will present the laymen s Point of View by Sidney b. Davis . Forest service Ranger who will present that Agency s Point of View. James e. Wilkinson or. Of Rutland District forester will represent the state department of forests and Parks. Peru Alice Dibble 824-5407 Robert Woodard of Peru student at St. Lawrence University will be an official Delegate to the 48th biennial Congress of Alpha Tau Omega fraternity to be held at Mackinac Island Mich. Aug. 24-27, it was announced today by Norman e. Ritchie executive Secretary. Arlington East Arlington Helene Thompson 375-2325 Linda Sargent was treated in the emergency room of Putnam memorial Hospital sunday and released after she had reportedly been thrown from a horse twice at her Home. She was taken to Bennington by the Manchester Rescue squad which was on standby duty at the Arlington horse show. Music review closer listening essential As contemporary music evolves local officer honoured a second it. Evelyn m. Harvey a graduate of North Bennington High school and St. Joseph College receives a certificate of achievement from maj. Gen. Charles h. Gingles commanding general Letterman general Hospital san Francisco Calif., where it. Harvey is in command of the wac detachment medical company. See us for your hot water or hot air heating system h. Greenberg amp son inc 321 main St dial 2-6324 Bennington local wac officer ated san Francisco Calif. A second of. Evelyn m. Harvey who recently assumed command of the wac detachment medical company at Letterman general Hospital Here was awarded a certificate of achievement for commendable and meritorious service while serving As executive officer Supply and mess officer and on numerous occasions As acting commander of the wac company . Army Garrison fort George g. Meade md., her previous assignment. By her conscientious accomplishment of All assigned duties her determined application of leadership guidance knowledge and ability she has greatly increased the effectiveness and efficiency of her unit in its assigned missions army officials said. Her enthusiasm initiative and enviable personal qualities have characterized her entire performance of duty it was noted. Second it. Harvey is a graduate of North Bennington High school and St. Joseph College Bennington it. Grange news a safety Quot was the theme for the program at Batten kill Grange wednesday. The opening song was a Home on the Range Quot with Doris Wright pianist. Clarence Decker Iii introduced Gary Martin of North Bennington a 4-h club member and life guard at Lake Par an who also served As life guard at 4-h Camp Onawa for 1966. Martin spoke on safety in the water and exhibited and demonstrated safety equipment used in lifesaving. A question and answer period followed. Robert Lindsey past master of Batten kill Grange and a scoutmaster in Arlington introduced Robert mass a life scout who gave a talk on safety in the Home and some excellent tips for family safety. Lindsey also presented Fred Hawley a second class scout who talked on Rifle safety. Lindsey pointed out How fortunate Arlington has been with four Rifle safety instructors a Bud Edgerton Harry Hayden Robert Stroffoleno and John Mears. A a safety on the Highway Quot quiz and a what to do in Case of Accident Quot was conducted by Decker. Of m i 1erest interest is computed sofa Day of Deposit to Day of withdrawal on All open savings accounts Stop in for Complete information on the Way to save compounded quarterly answers to news quiz part i i a 2-a 3-c 4-b 5-c part la l a 2-e 3-c 4-d 5-a part Iii i a 2-d 3-a 4 a 5-b Sambol qui i a 2-e 3-1 4-b 5-c 6-f 7 1 8-a 9-h to o / first National a an k of Orth Ennington l. With office at North Bennington and Manchester member Federal Deposit insurance corporation Happy birthday was Sung to sister Mabel Crofut and a birthday cake and card was sent to sister Rena Crofut. The cake was made and decorated by mrs. George Cool Edge. Larry Clayton reported on state Grange youth Camp held at Camp Ingalls North hero to which he was a Delegate. Aug. 31 will be an open meeting and will be Booster night at 8 . Exhibits will be called for aug. 30 at 7 . People living near the Hall who can bring their own and Haven to been notified they will be called for Are asked to bring them by 7 . Bingo will be in play at 8 . Every saturday. The refreshment committee for aug. 31 includes Roy Crofut mrs. Viola Cool Edge and Larry Clayton. Those who worked at the Street fair were George Cool Edge Danny Hoffman Roy Crofut Larry Clayton and Jesse Harrington according to a report of the master. Mrs. William Schwarz was reported very ill and has been taken to Pennsylvania by ambulance. The next regular meeting is sept. 7 and will be an election of officers. Dawn dance Gasset to a the Grange Hall Here will reopen after its relocation sept. 4 with a a Dawn there will be dancing from 12 05 . Until 12 noon to the music of Pat Lake and his rhythm ranchers. Dancing will continue at the Grange Hall every Friday night from 9 12 30 . By Lisa Tate North Bennington. When you Lear or have heard a lot of the music being composed by today s living composers your ear begins to sort out and differentiate the More progressive from the More conservative the More derivative from the More original. What once seemed to be All of a piece begins to assume distinct and disparate features and then you realize that the Shock is Over and that music itself As Are All forms of Art is evolving into something quite different from what most of us were brought up to think it was. A of the presence of the annual two week composers conference at Bennington College affords a rare Chance to hear a lot of contemporary music with the composers themselves present. Their second concern on saturday night seemed pretty evenly divided Between contemporary music As we can now recognize it and music that Points to a future where listening will be More essential than Ever but where audiences and performers perhaps even composers As we now identify them May prove utterly superfluous. Arlington legion plans installation Arlington a commander Dudley Griffis american legion Post 69, has announced that installation of incoming officers of both Post 69 and the american legion auxiliary Post 69 will be held at Post Headquarters sept. 6 at 8 . The installation will be preceded by a Buffet supper at 6 30 . For legion members and their wives and legion auxiliary members and their husbands. The slate of officers for the coming year Are Dudley Griffis commander Ted Hoyt first vice commander Joe Lobravico second vice commander James Wiley adjutant Cyril Hoyt jr., finance officer Medric Grover sergeant at arms Joe Lobravico chaplain William Griffis athletic officer Earl Prouty service officer Clifford Ferris publicity officer James Wiley membership chairman and Manfred Ehrich judge advocate. Officers of the auxiliary to be installed Are Margaret Hoyt president Marion Tudor first vice president Mary Thomas second vice president Lillian Hall sergeant at arms Mary Griffis second sergeant at arms Virginia Ferris Secretary Virginia Mattison treasurer Ehtle Bowen chaplain and Virginia Ferris historian. Of the latter kind Mel Powell a music a realized Quot not composed at Yale University a electronic music studio was strikingly original and somehow futuristic. His four a analogs Quot represented a fresh composite of artificially created sounds some similar to the instrumental sounds our ears now know some with a Quality All of their own. More plastic More fluid than most organizations of sound that i have heard this a realization Quot seemed to substitute a new sense of sound in time for what we generally Call rhythm a intricate to the Point of sounding immeasurable Rich in its patterns with a variety of transparently pure sounds tumbling profusely about in single lines or jumbled overlays but All done with or. Powell a Fine sense for the possibilities of timbre of Range of contrasts of pitches gaining significance from the confrontations or sequences in which they were arranged. Pure sound emerged from speakers at the front of the Carriage barn no performers no Page Turners necessary and an almost pure listening experience was made possible by the silent attentiveness of the audience. An approach to words pure sound in the form of a three pieces for string quartet Quot by Morton Feldman 1954 had the opposite effect on the audience to the Point that non musical sounds a a sigh Here a creak there the shifting of restless bodies in Creaky chairs a prevailed Over the music itself. And Small wonder. This minimal music with its paucity of notes its frequent prolonged pauses its unbroken pianissimo played mostly in airy harmonics was seemingly designed to keep the performers from playing and the audience from hearing. In fact i would not want to offer an informed opinion about it until i had really had a Chance to hear it alone in some soundproof room. I imagine that the music of the future once All the imperfections of human performance have been ruled out and audiences done away with once and for All May involve solitary listening to pure abstract sounds. Which or. Feldman s music area Road work set Montpelier a the state Highway department reported today surface pretreatment work is planned to be under Way this week on the following state Highway numbered routes it. 30 Between Jamaica and the Junction of it. La and it. Too from Wilmington North one mile. Traffic will be maintained. Best seats in House a four Bennington county beatle fans paid $5.75 each three months ago to Reserve the a Best seats Quot at Suffolk Downs to see the beatles in Boston thursday night but you Tell Ringo from Paul without your binoculars they report and with All the poles a Periscope would have been Handy. There was no indication from the crowd of 25,000 that the englishmen a popularity has diminished. The local fans took 12 pounds of confetti to prove their Devotion Gail the otherwise unidentified teen Ager below had a special message for the naughty beatle a we Luv u John a plus her phone number. Comes close to a though at this moment i cannot imagine going out of my Way to listen to it. The first part of saturday nights program came closer to music As we now recognize it. A a Trio Quot for flute clarinet and cello by James Brown was effectively original its rhythmic Quality dynamic its construction a neat integration of some strikingly eccentric lines its coordination of instrumental sounds maximizing the different qualities of the instruments involved. Opening the program was a Clever even masterful take off on some old american chestnuts a Don t sit under the Apple tree Quot a the yellow Star of Texas Quot by Marvin Johnson the Melody eventually disappearing into some highly developed dissonances in fugal form. This piece succeeded in what it set out to do delightfully. A scope seven Quot a piano Solo by Stephen Chambers performed by Robert Miller had its possible effectiveness badly marred by audience created noise though this May have been due to the fact that it did not seem compellingly or convincingly put together. A work a string Trio in Progress by Arthur Stern had an evocative Quality to it but sounded More derivative than daring. In the second and final week of the conference Arthur Berger and James Rondall will serve As staff composers. Concerts Are scheduled for wednesday and saturday night at 8 15 . In the Carriage barn. No injuries in Manchester Auto accidents Manchester a police re port there were no personal injuries in a minor Accident Here saturday afternoon. Richard Mattison 20, of Pawlet driving a 1955 Oldsmobile four door Sedan and his sister Beverly Mattison were uninjured when the Mattison car collided with the rear of a Telephone company 1962 Comet pickup truck driven by Emil Zou Faly of Manchester Center near Manchester motors on it. 11-30 at 5 58 . Both vehicles were heading West at the time of the mishap. According to police Mattison said he temporarily lost his vision in the Bright Sun and did not see the truck. No damage to the Mattison vehicle was reported and about $100 to the rear bumper of the truck. Late thursday afternoon there were no injuries when cars driven by g. Sylvester Hawkins of Manchester depot and Carl Schultz of Stillwater . Collided at the Junction of it. 11-30 and . 7. John Hawkins the Driver s son was a passenger in the Hawkins car. Passenger in the Schultz car was the Driver s wife according to the police report. Manchester chit Isi r p o hoi so 362 2073 or 375 2545 Stephanie to Bryant daughter of or. And mrs. Christopher Bryant and granddaughter of or. And mrs. Clyde h. Bryantjr. Was baptized sunday at the first congregational Church. In an Effort to have the final band concert of the season tuesday night at 8 a great Success there will be a rehearsal tonight at the Manchester elementary school at 7 30 which All local instrumentalists and former and present band members Are urged to attend. Band boosters and regular members Are making a score of phone Calls today to invite participants to join in the rehearsal and concert. Want Good dependable Gas service then your Hest buy Quot is suburban propane propane Gas la delivered by it t Ite s my or co inc. 113 depot St. Bennington i i i

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