Florence Morning News Newspaper Archives Jan 8 1954, Page 8

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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - January 8, 1954, Florence, South CarolinaS the Florence morning news Florence s. C. Friday morning january 8, 1954 phone expansion mirrors City s growth if Telephone pro Vili is a Baro meter of Cru nomic health. Florence is buining. U Al l in. Ivy Inisi. I ii ii. 11 Telephone and Telegraph co. Said. At the end of the Thure were telephones in up More Utun wire the number in use at the end of world War ii. Crook 50id there Are now 155 Long list Nero circuits carrying Calls to and from Florence. Twelve of these acre added in 1h53. Expansion was n part vide Telephone growth. Florence s of a income tax service 160-b North Irby St. Which last year added approximately 1c.000 new photos. The number telephones in use in the state has More than doubled since world War ii. Today totalling 244.300. Of the s74.883.000 spent in this state for additional facilities since world War 11, were provided Lart year according to Crook. Southern Bell has installed Many Rural telephones throughout the state in addition to providing for residents and Crook said. During the past year we have added 2.35q Rural telephones in South Carolina at a Cost of 000." he added. Crook said that Southern Bell is Fortune shoes for men Friendly shoe store n. Darsan St. Tootick bait Oody aware that there Are still people waiting for Telephone serv ice. Due to the rapid economic growth of this he said. Duo pianists set for Winthrop show Rock Hill Jan. 7-duo-Pinn its Luboshutz and nem Finuff will appear in concert tuesday nit Fht Cut Winthrop College. Mrs. Luboshutz a russian by birth met her husband when both wore building reputations is Solo pianists in Paris and the pair Rosr to Fame on the continent in the years before world War ii. Of this musical Tonni. Noel of the new York times stated this reviewer has never before known two piano artistry comparable to information ton Corn ins tickets for Tho concert May lie obtained from 1he office of the bursar at Winthrop. We Mill receive demands for temp Laitio service. U e Are a f1, hard to Intel ill service needs Bith civilian and military. As enter the new year we Are confident thai Telephone service will rom Timie to play an increasingly role in the economic and social life of the tour first Chance to see Robert m1tchum two killers fight for the love of a gang lord s . Between two South american Mountain peaks first time big stars Howard Hughes presents Robert Mitchum Linda Darnell Jack Parance technicolor cartoon news travelogue shows at last times today Reg ulnar prices plus Loc for viewers Carolina vow s first City Shenvi Nuj Man from the Black Hills starring Johnny Mack also voodoo Tiger with Johnny Weisi Nullet plus Dick Tracy no. 12 c Oft Tlly proper color too si1frman. Tex. Inn. 7 api Cal Iii inns had a newly painted today. Did t Rost him a Penny. Painter s mistake. Wrong Vatican City one sixth Square Nile in area is rated is Europe s Independent stale. Dual drive in Darlington Highway Friday and saturday weather facts Florence and pee Dee data from the United states weather Bureau in Florence for the 24-hour period ending last night. Temperature year Yea r year .--43. Year ago Trace. Sunrise Myrtle Beach tide a. M. . Washington Jan. 7 a weather Bureau report of temperature and nil full for the 24 hours ending 8 . In the Prin Cipal Cotton growing Arr ii nil elsewhere station ii. I. Or. Station ii. I. Or. L Angeles 6 j 48 Ash Orvllle 40 26 55 29 39 27 55 m 31 28 Dallas Denver i mint of Broil Duluth Fresno Galveston 2 50 Lou is v nil Memphis Meridian Miami 66 Minn sep 2i 25 21 .03 Mobile 51 2r Montr my Montreal n Orleans and new York 31 28 .12 Atlanta All City Nir Ham Boston Buffalo Charlotte cd Annoca 54 23 chit Aro to 24 Cincinnati 13 2h Cleveland 32 26 .02 Norfolk 5fi .12 fit 32 55 15 9 18 hoi ind pols Lark Villa 9 34 key West 6 6, Phil Phoenix pills Birg 3 21 .01 Portland 21 Richmond St. 5b 2fi san Tonio 71 34 san Krai Seattle Tarn a p Wash lion Wilm Tun 55 211 4h 40 .42 64 41 43 32 last times today adventure thrills the greatest love Story of them ail cartoon musical features thursday and Friday the Story of Grace Moore fit i Day saturday double feature r it outpost Hill bus a War Etc Etc rust tar of also Village barn dance Doris Day Richard Cromwell Bright Leaf drive in theatre u. S. 76 West 7 . Friday saturday flu. The of itt Bros. Two. Technicolor Kathryn atomic warfare data offered 4 area reservists members of the u. A army he serve corps in the Florence area will be Given the latest information on atomic warfare when a four Man third army instructional team from fort Binning ga., vis its Here Jan. 15. Headed by capt. Russell e. Mild Ner the fort Denning team is one of seven instructor teams now tour ing the third army area and As sisting in the training of its citizen soldiers. Atomic warfare presentation by the team is designed to augment the regular training sessions of the array Reserve. National guard and Roth personnel Are urged to at tend the instruction and demonstrations. The main purpose of the teams is to bring to members of the Reserve components information on the very latest trends and developments of army equipment and techniques. Thurs. 7 pm Fri. 6 pm a 3-ring circus of african thrills and laughs also Palmetto drive in Florence Darlington High wat Friday Ond saturday 2 big hits the ar1zonian" with also Richard Dix Preston Foster the bowery boys no holes barred with Safe buy j special substantial savings on Brand new 1953 Mercury 1953 Lincoln and Mercury demonstrators All used cars completely reconditioned for safety 6 months or Miles s. E. I. Warranty on All our used cars sold retail 52 Mercury put. Csc. Mnc-6-Mmlr one 50 Mercury 4 dr., radio , Over Ilni real 49 Mercury 4 or. Slim i a sidewall curb Rinard tiros must to seen u Orianni it a tied s89 53 Lincoln 4 or. Cosmopolitan. White Side tires Hyde Ignatic Dio Heater. Elec tric lifts 3395 52 Ford custom jr., radio. Hent. Price ii to soil 51 Ford or. Custom overdrive Rit Din. Hen Tor s 50 Pontiac chieftain club car. Jarl hic Heater clean. 795 53 Mercury Miles. Blue 48 jeep Ster Wagon o. In healer harm in 395 4-dr. Cambridge a Good buy for s Matt motor sales inc. 604 South Irby Street Florence s. C. Phone 3251 school bus Driver courses to get under Way monday Columbia Jan. 7 four special to train school bus Drivers will be held Jan. I1-1g in Natl near Columbia chief com missioner Claude r. Mcmillan of the stale Highway department announced today. Simultaneous courses for White and Drivers will be con ducted Jan. 11-13 and Jan. 14-16 with White students attending the Opportunity school in West co Lumbia and negroes attending Benedict College Mcmillan said. Mcmillan said that half the coun ties would attend the first session which arc Darlington dil Lon Dorchester Florence and Georgetown with Horry Marion Marlboro and Sun itch counties among those attending the second session. The training period is expected to qualify enough Drivers to fill the needs of schools for the remainder of the 1953-54 school year. Dixie t crystals at1ts i Best 54 with insured safety 3 current rate and no worry open your savings account in person or by mail in any amount or More. Money saved with us by january 11th earns from january 1st. Two Liberal dividends paid each year. Peoples Federal savings and loan association 218 West Evans Street Florence South Carolina assets Over 8 Over six Hundred thousand 4a years of uninterrupted dividends bulletin Budweiser first in sales sets new world record in 1953, Budweiser outsold every other Beer in the world. The 1953 than is equal to cases of Budweiser. Is the new world record for sales in a single year. Budweiser continues its record for pleasing More people through the years than any other Beer in history. But what pleases us most is that Budweiser pleases you most that you know Budweiser is such a distinguished compliment to Good taste Good food and Good friends. N. A Baroody beverage co., inc. Florence s. C. Wholesalers of Budweiser lager Beer

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