Mckean County Democrat in Smethport, Pennsylvania
16 May 1968

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16 May 1968

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McKean County Democrat (Newspaper) - May 16, 1968, Smethport, Pennsylvania Four thursday May r. E. Johnson 66, port banker Dies Robert e. Johnson Valley group honors mothers daughters the members of the Farmers Valley Church held a Mother daughter banquet monday eve Ning in the Church Hall with fifty present. The program held in the Church mrs. Ardith Burdick general chairman presented the following program opening the group Sang the hymn Sweet hour of followed by prayer by mrs. How Ard Parker. Then the singing of in my heart there hings a scripture Reading proverbs 31, 10th to 31st verse mrs. Faith Tanner. Poem read by Barbara Burdick. Versatile by Claudia Tanner. I mrs. Violet Jones. Letter to a Reading by on Alee Burdick. Solo Mother s Doris Burdick. Poe in hymn for Alice Burdick. Piano solos Mother s Bible and Mother and miss Harriet Rockefeller. Mrs. Burdick presented prizes to the following mrs. Annie Fox oldest Mother. Mrs. Sandra Baldwin Young est Mother. Mrs. Drena Burdick most daughters in Law. Mrs. Judy Okerlund tallest Mother. Paula Seighman youngest daughter. The program closed with a prayer by mrs. Pauline Finlay. Invitational Camhout slated by camper s unit Kane special an invitational Camhout has been scheduled by the Kinzua campers chapter of the National Camp ers and hikers association for May 17 through 19 at the broke Straw camping area located on route 6 Between Youngsville and Corry. On saturday May 18, after noon games Are planned for Young people with a Tureen supper and special program slated for the evening. Church services will be held sunday morning and a Chicken Bare que served by the Wrightsville Volunteer fire department will be served later in the Day if the number of campers is Large enough to warrant it. Or. And mrs. Claude Allen of Warren and or. And mrs. Gerald Myers of Clarendon will be hosts with Henry u. Vaughn in charge of program arrange ments. People interested in the Camp out May Contact or. Vaughn 50 Mead St., Warren. East Smethport i or. And mrs. Dale Elliott and children of East Aurora n. Y., were Mother s Day guests of her parents or. And mrs. Arthur Cooper. The Teca class of the local Church will have a covered dish dinner at 6 . Saturday in the Church Hall. Or. And mrs. Joe Vogel and Ion Bobby of Somerset returned to their Home monday after spending the past week with her parents or. And Coward Moore. Paul Burdick 10-year-old son of Jack Burdick who was injured playing football in his Yard dec. 1, is Able to get around with the Aid of crutches. Mrs. Marian Rifle r.n., who off Rcd a broken ten weeks ago returned her Posi Tion at the Mckean county monday i l Robert e. Johnson 66, of Ormsby vice president and a j member of the Board of directors of the first National Bank of port Allegany collapsed and died at noon last thursday while attending a meeting of the rotary club at Canoe place inn port Allegany. He was pronounced dead on arrival at the port Allegany Hospital. Or. Johnson was born nov. 9, 1902 in Ormsby a son of the late a. Emil and Hannah Ericsson Johnson. He attended the Ormsby Grade so awol and a a 1921 graduate of the Smith port High school. He attended Upsala College in East Orange . He married the former Dorothy Linda i of Bradford on dec. 5, 1944. They resided in port Allegany until 1952, when they moved to their present Home in Ormsby. He was a member of the Trinity lutheran Church of Smethport. He served on the Church Council the finance com Mittee and on the stewardship committee. He was a member of the port Allegany rotary club of which he was treasurer for several years an office he held at the time of his death. Or. Johnson had been Active in the solicitation of Finan Cial support for construction of the port Allegany Community Hospital. His first employment was with producers Bank and Trust co of Bradford which he served As treasurer and Secretary from june 26, 1926 until he became an officer of the port Allegany Bank on dec. 15, 1944. Or. Johnson was ideally Quali fied by training Lempera enl and character to be a banker or to occupy any similar position of Trust. In spite of his Busy career As a banker he always found time to devote to his family his Church and numerous civic enterprises. It is no wonder thai Bob John son s passing is sincerely mourned by everyone who had the privilege of knowing him. Surviving Are his wife a son Robert e. Johnson a Stu Dent at the University of Pitts Burgh in Pittsburgh a daughter Judith l. Johnson a student Al Roberts Wesley an College North Chili . And a sister mrs Cosmo Antista of san Francisco. Calif. The funeral service was con ducted saturday afternoon in Trinity lutheran Church by the Rev. George t. Bones pastor. Active bearers were Harold Lindquist David Pytcher car Linda i Clyde Nordstrom Leon Ard Johnson and Paul Johnson honorary bearers were Philip Nelson Lloyd Eastman George Case Howard Herger 0. Alberl Johnson r. A. Digel sr., Jack Geddes Leo Meacham Herbert Witter Carl Engle George Tif Fany and congressman Alberl w. Johnson. Interment was in Mckean memorial Park at Lafayette. Members of the Mckean county Bankers association called in a group at the Fry funeral Home last Friday eve Ning. Newborn baby is found dead near Emporium Emporium Cameron county authorities Are investigating the death of a Newborn girl whose body was found in a paper sack near Here sunday morning. The Case May prove a homicide depending on the pathologist s findings which Are due today authorities said. According to Coroner Wai Ter Coppersmith the infant girl s body was found along route 12 about of a mile West of Emporium at . Sun Day. It was stuffed into a paper sack after being wrapped in a plastic bag and copies of both local weekly newspapers. The body was found authorities said by Lyle Freer of West Creek rd., who was inspecting a piece of ground along the High Way sunday morning. He said the bag in which the body was wrapped was lying at the base of a tree some 1 feet from the Highway. Authorities including the District attorney and state police Sai they believe the child was abandoned sometime late last week. An autopsy was immediately ordered and a Coroner s jury called to verify the deals. The jury will be recalled later this week to Rule on the cause of death. It it develops the child was alive when it was abandoned then the Case becomes one of homicide. Authorities have asked any one for information to Contact the Coroner District attorney or state police. Helping hands lift teenager pulic. And ambulance Crew assist Niagara Mohawk Power co. Employees As they lift 16-year-old Stephen of Cuizio from snorkel bucket info an ambulance cot after More than an hour at the top of Volt electric Tower. Stephen was rushed to Salamanca District hip ital he was admitted with first second and third degree Burns. He is expected to recover from the ordeal. Story additional photos on Page photo by Lucille Taylor Scalfaro Cowen wedding episcopal Church Randolph was the setting May 4 for the marriage of miss Sandra Lynn Cowen and Douglas p. Scalfaro. The Rev. Maceachern per formed the 2 . Double ceremony for the daughter of or. And mrs. Ward l. Smith Randolph and the son of or. And mrs. Francis p. Scalfaro Petal Cluster entered with pearls and Crystal. Bridesmaids were Carolyn and Sheila Knuth the Bride both of Chadwick Cousin of Randolph. Bridesmaids were dressed in gowns of identical design As the maid of Honor s in Petal Pink. Flower girl was Wendy Conlin Rixford. Organist was mrs. J Niece of the bridegroom from Frederick Nagle the Bride escorted to the altar by her Stepfather wore a floor length White dress of acetate Nylon lace Empire bodice with tiny bows and ill sleeves above a Glide of ablate Rayon crepe. Nylon net backed lace trimmed train from bows at each shoulder. A Petal Cluster entered with pearls and Crystal held the four tiered Fin Ger tip veil. She carried a bouquet of White Chrysanthe mums pompous and Lily of the Valley entered with yellow sweetheart roses. Miss Diane Bowley was maid of Honor. She was attired in a Rose Chiffon Over Linen floor length a line gown with full Back Satin panel topped with a Spray of Flower petals. Her four tiered Butterfly veil was held by a mrs. Roland Gamble port Allegany Edna Mae Gamble 85, of 114 Arnold ave., died saturday following a Long illness. She was born May 6, 1883, at tip a daughter of the late William and Mariva Bartlett Redington. Mrs. Gamble was married in Olean ., on dec. 3, 1904 to Roland p. Gamble who proceeded her in death on dec. 1. 1953. Mrs. Gamble lived in this area the past 54 years and was a member of the first Baptist Church of port Allegany and order of Eastern Star Myrtle chapter 46. Survivors include three Daugh ters miss Verna Gamble with whom she resided in port Alle Gany mrs. Loretta Sanberg of Duke Center and mrs. Rebecca Larson of Bradford two sons Cecil Gamble of port Allegany and Radford Gamble of Alle Gany . One brother Wallace Redington of Bolivar . Six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. A funeral service was held at the Gallup funeral Home at 2 . Tuesday with the Rev. Peter s. Bolster minister of the first Baptist Church officiating. Burial was in the Fairview cemetery in port Allegany. Man injures Hack As tree Falls on him Leland Vanpelt of Coryville was listed in fair condition Friday night by authorities of Andrew Kaul memorial Hospi Tal St. Marys where he was transferred from the port Alle Gany Community Hospital from Back injuries received at about 9 . Friday. Or. Is employed by the Van Gorder lumber co., of Smith Opal was culling Down Trees in the glared area when a tree fell on him which caused the injury. Lockport. She was gowned in minature in Rose to match the Honor attendant. Best Man was Rodney Hoode from South Dakota. Ushers were Bruce Scalfaro Cousin of the bridegroom from Portville and Jack Sherry from Eldred. Brett Lefford Cousin of the Bride from Salamanca was Bear r. A reception was held at Ken-1 Nedy fire Hall for More than j 150 guests. The Bride a 1967 graduate of j Randolph Central school was i formerly employed at period brass inc. The bridegroom a 1961 graduate of Otto Eldred Central school served four years with the . Air Force and is now employed As parts manager at Ordus Ford Lodi Ohio. After a wedding trip to parts of Canada the couple will reside at 106 South Academy St., Lodi. Sheriff chief take course Oil narcotics sheriff l. W. Pendleton an Smethport police chief abbe Abbey Southwick Friday completed a school on narcotics help by the Bureau of narcotics Treasury department in Pitts Burgh. Sessions were held there of three Days and the sheriff am the Borough chief were among the 100 police representative to be graduated Friday after first Bank notes the world s earliest banknote were issued by the Bank o Sweden in 1661. Travellers hold season s first Camhout the first Camhout this season or Seneca Highland trailer travellers was held at Timber Ake near East Otto . Members started to arrive thursday for the weekend with 9 trailers present saturday and sunday. A Tureen dinner was held sat urday evening in the Camp s business meeting. Or. And mrs Melvin Crissman and daughter Martha of Bradford were introduced As guests. A letter was read from the Kinzua Kampers club inviting members to be guests at its meeting May 17 18 19 at Brake Straw Camp. Ross Davis of Youngsville demonstrated a method it Mak ing logs for Camp fires from newspapers. Mrs. Ruth Gerardi of Warren distributed jackets previously ordered by members to which the club s new identification Patch will be attached. Sunday mrs. Chester Salada of Bradford conducted the club s worship service on the theme of the june Camhout will be help at Brake Shaw camping area with or. And mrs. Roger Thomp son Kane or. And mrs. Henry Vaughn Warren and or. Anc mrs. William Wilson North Warren serving As the hos committee. Buy . Savings Bonds you can assure yourself the funds for a comfortable retirement or a Cash value estate for your fam ily by starting the proper life insurance program today. Most men earn a or in the course of their work ing years so Why not make certain you will have a sub Stantial retirement plan when you i retire Call us today for a plan Best suited for you. Francis j. Quirk or. Insurance for everything 109 w. Main St. Smethport pm. 887-2181 Farmers Valley or. And mrs. Walter Weimer left tuesday for Hayden ariz., where they will be guests of or. And mrs. Fred Donahue for several weeks. William greek son of or. And mrs. Harry greek returned to Washington d. C., where he will be assigned to a new Sta Tion. Mrs. Ruth Connors and brother Emmett Oviatt have returned to their Home Here after spending the Winter in Brea Cal. Or. And mrs. Ward Bickford were sunday dinner guests at the Home of their daughter mrs. Harold Ault and family in Smethport. Or. And mrs. William Burdick were guests last week of or. And mrs. Donald Rea at Church Ville n. Also visited Rev. And mrs. James Burdick in rapids n. Mrs. Nellie Jones and son John were weekend guests of or. And mrs. George Salerno at Pekan n. Rev. And mrs. Harold Burdick of Sawyer were sunday guests of or. And mrs. William Bur Dick. Miss Harriet Rockefeller mrs. Myra Guenter of Coryville and mrs. Ruth Connors were sunday dinner guests of mrs. Helen Ross. Or. And mrs. Rodney Burdick and Little son of Ceres n. Y., visited mrs. Ivan Bickford and other relatives Here Friday. Mrs. Ivan Bickford spent the weekend in Bellefonte and was accompanied Home by her Hus band who is employed there. Valley Grange no. 1100 met at 8 . Friday in their Hall they made plans to assist Boli Var Grange at a visitation meeting to be held saturday evening. Lee funeral service Harold j. Lee Smethport a. Margaret s. Lee phone 887-2713 cell no. 465 charter no. 94u National Bank Region no. 3 report of condition of first National Bank of Eldred of Eldred in ii slate of Pennsylvania at of business on april. 18, 1968 published in response to Call made by the comptroller of currency under Section 5211, u. S. Revised statutes. Assets Cash balances with other Banks and Cash items in process of collection United state government obligations. Obligations of states and political subdivisions. Loans and discounts Bank premises furniture and fixtures and other assets representing Bank premises real estate owned other than Bank premises. Other assets including none direct lease financing total assets liabilities demand deposits of individuals partnerships and corporations time and savings deposits of individuals partnerships and corporations deposits of United states government. Deposits of states and political subdivisions. Certified and officers checks Etc. Total deposits 13 a total demand deposits. B total time and savings deposits other liabilities including none mortgages and other liens on Bank premises and other real estate i total liabilities capital accounts c common Par value. No. Shares authorized 1000 no. Shares outstanding 1000 surplus undivided profits total capital accounts total liabilities and capital accounts. I. James d. Chaffee cashier of the above named Bank do Here by declare that this report of condition is True and Correct to the Best of my knowledge and belief. James d. Chaffee we the undersigned directors attest the Corric Ness of this report of condition and declare that it Hap been examined by us and to the Best of our knowledge and belief is True and Correct. Frederick f. Loop Glenn c. Turner 0, Albert Johnson i directors tips on dieting from your pharmacist Here s How to make weight watching a Little easier eat your customary Type of food but in smaller amounts and More slowly this will make the meal last longer remove the fat from your meat dishes and Broil instead of frying them. Snack on raw vegetables or Bouillon and Don t forget to exercise dependable druggists main Street Smethport pm. 887-5858 we have been entrusted with filling approximately new ones. Plus thousands of refills your Rexall drug store Pun ahead for that Day you move into a permanent Home of your own by opening a savings account now you la be amazed at How quickly savings deposited regularly together with our interest earnings will add up to a Nice Down payment and of course All accounts Here Are insured to give you maximum Security. Full service banking savings accounts checking accounts Bank Money orders night depository Home mortgage Loans Persona Loans Safe Deposit boxes banking by mail producers Bank Trust company per annul on one year certificates of deposits deposits made by the i oth or each month pay interest hem the lit interest paid 4 times a year earns you More banking hours monday through Friday to closed All Day saturday member Federal Deposit Insu rants corporation buy or sell with classified ads

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