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THE -K STAR
Published In Port St. Joe
But Devoted To the Con-
tinued Development of
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'Port St. Joe- The Outlet Port for the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee Valley"
PORT ST. JOE
Community With a
PORT r. JOE. FLORIDA THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 1955
$3.00 Per Year
Sikes Pledges Support
In Improving of Harbor
Tells of Apalachicola
An important meeting was held
at the Centennial Building Tuesday
night with Congresman Bob Sikes,
district engineer, Col. Harold E.
Bisport, engineers Ira Campbell and
H. C. Adams in attendance. The
meeting was held to seek harbor
improvements for Port St. Joe and
to change the dredged channel in
the Apalachicola River to come
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It was feared by both the Paper
Company and the Chamber of
Commerce that the big river route
would seriously endanger the 'water
supply flowing through the Paper
D. 'C. Gaskin, George Tapper,
Cecil G. Costin, Jr., offered argu-
ments for the channel coming thru
the cut-off, listing Wewahitchka's
Winners of Ribbons In Gulf County
Fair Are Listed By Fair Official Judges
VEGETABLES Guilford, third.
Mrs. W. M.W. M. Roemer, first; Mrs. WILD FLOWERS
Earl Heyes, second and third; Mrs. Mrs. I. C. Nedley, first and Mrs.
Troy Holmes, first; Mrs. E. C. Har- T. J. Mitchell, first.
den, first, second and third; Mrs. Christmas Arrangements
M. Parramore first; Mrs. Ernest Mr.s. I. C. Nedley, first, second
Lightfoot, first; Mrs. J. R. Guil- and third.
ford, third; Mrs. R. B. Hardy, first; Foreign Display
Mrs. Anna Pitts, second. A new department was instituted
MEATS this year at the Gulf County Fair,
Mrs. Fred Maddox, first and sec- a foreign country display. There
Mr. Fred Maddox, firt and ec- were five countries represented;
-ITChina. Holalnd, India, Japaft :and
FRUITS the Phillipines and a beautiful dis-
Mrs. M. Parramore, first; Mrs. play of American Art to round out
W. G. Hardy, first; Mrs. R. B. the program.
Hardy, first; Mrs. J. M. Griffin, _____
second. ,. _. ..o,* ,,
ihtrougnh the Ch l.puia vir ut-ur.. expanding lumber manufacturing PRESERVES and JAMS -
Money has been approved by Con- and need of cheap transportation Mrs. W. G. Hardy, first and
gress -to dredge a 10-foot channel and Port 'St. Joe's need for the wa- third; Mrs. R. B. Hardy, first; Mrs.
down the Apalachicola River from ter out of the cut-off. It was pointed Mi. Parramore, second; Mrs. Fred
the Jim Woodruff dam at Chatta- ut to the engineer that the pro- Maddox, second; Mrs. Madeline
hoochee to Apalachicola to allow posed route would serve more peo- SmithKLES and RELISHES
water traffic the use of the river ple; be only 1/ miles longer than Mrs. C. D. Borders, first; Mrs. E.
from Bainbridge to the Gulf of the big river route and require C. Harden, first; Mrs. Madeline
Mexico. much less dredging. The dredging Smith, first; Mrs. M. E.dyWhitaker,
Present plans call for the chan- argument was substantiated by Mrs. Maryann Pitts, second; Mrs.
nel to follow the Apalachicola River Harland Pridgeon of Wewahitchka j. M. Griffin, third.
all therway. The Port S0'. Joe Cham- who presented charts, graphs and JELLIES
ber of Commerce and tht :-. oe depth soundings to show huat .tte Mrs. Ernest Lightfoot, first; Mrs.
U ,, R. B. Hardy, first; Mrs. C. D. Bor-
Paper Company are seeking to have cut-off would require considerable ders, second; Mrs. P. G. Hart, sec-
the channel changed to come thru less dredging. Pridgeon said that end and Mrs. Helen Miles, third.
the 'Chipola River -cut-off. The rea- soundings showed that the Chipola PEPPERS and PEPPER SAUCES
son for the change is that the pro- cut-off was already 10 feet deep Mrs. Cora Lee Foster, first; Mrs.
posed route will not endanger the and more in most places along the G. ADULT CLOTHING
water supply for Port St. Joe and route, while the Apalachicola was Mrs. Wilmer Gibson, first; Mrs.
to the Paper Company and that the around three feet deep along much Ernest Lightfoot, second and Mrs.
proposed route would serve several of the route that would be cut off Herman Stripling, third.
river landings while it would serve in the proposed cut-off dredging. Mrs. Wilmer Gibson, first, sec-
none following the big river. No opposition to the cut-off dred- ond and third; Mrs. Herman Strip-
gnig has been aired since its change ling, first.
0 id d FI would affect nobody. Mrs.C.D. Borders, first; John
Orchidland Florist Bisport stated to the. gathering White, first; George Anglemeyer, e,
that the U. S. Engineers were go- first; Mrs. Florence Mixon, second. S
Opens Uptown Shop ing on an aerial .survey. He stated Crochet BedspreadsFT n
that the route had just naturally Mrs. Quincy Hardy, first and Mrs.
This coming Saturday at 9:00 been made to follow the big river. Lillie House, second.
a.m. Orchidland Florist, located at He told the group that he could Crochet Tablecloths j,
226 Reid Avenue will throw open see no reason why the route should Mrs. Lula Beard, first; Mrs. d
Florence Mixon., second.
its doors to welcome the public to not be changed and assured the Crochet Center Pieces t
its new modern uptown shop. Ed group that all that would be needed Mrs. J. R. Guil'ford,' first; Mrs.. in
Ealls and Mrs. I. C. Nedle,. owners to change it would be material to Ernest Lightfoot, second and Mrs. r
o: th. business, forme-ly opei:zzd substantiate. the gathering's claim Edgar Williams, third. l
from Mr. Eells' home on Monument that the cut-off dredging would be Mrs. Dewey Davis, first; Mrs.
A4e. of more service and more feasible, Ruth McCormack, first; Mrs. W. J.
The formal opening will feature Bisport said that the project Plair, second; Mrs. Ernest Light-
many beautiful arrangements creat- would be let in two different'con- foot, second; Mrs. Ernest Lightfoot, ts
ed by the owners, lovely po plants, tracts with the first work to begin Mrs. C. D. Borders, third.
-including exotic Africaa violets of in April of next year. Afghans to
many varieties and, in-exp.ins;vo Bisport said that all that was Mrs. J. R. Guilford, first; Mrs.
gifts for all occasions. needed to enlarge the harbor here M. E. Dees, first, second and third; t
The owners have stated that a in Port St. Joe would be for the ot Pate Mats andePot Holders
free award will be made to the first people to convince Congress that Mrs. Fred G. Hall, first; Mrs.
50 ladies to enter the shop and a larger harbor was needed. He Vilmer Gibson, first; Miss Virgin-
that blooming orchid plans will be said that all projects -were awarded ia Roemer, second and third.
given away at 5:00 p-m. Saturday solely upon their need, and those Mr. M. E. Apronsker, first and
afternoon, with 'the worst need gained pref- second; Mrs. J. M. Griffin, second
Among other features will be a erence. land Mrs. Stets Pridgeon, third.
delivery made each day to the lo- Congressman -Bob Sikes reported, willow Cases
cal hospital, wiring flowers any- that he had been working for many second. Whitaker, first and
where in the world, night and holi- years to see the development of Rugs
day service, the Apalachicola River Valley sys- Miss Cora Lee Williams, first.
is new and the shop is equipped a dam, Buford Dam, nearly ready third; Mrs. J. Guilford, second and
.0o furnish for weddings, funeral to begin operation at Atlanta and Mrs. W. G. Hardy, second.
hospital selections, church arid civic the Jim Woodruff dam at -Chatta- Quilts
arrangements. hoochee. The Fort Gaines dam will Mrs. E. A. Conner, first; George
The public is cordially invited begin construction within the next Rawls second and Mrs. J. M. Grif-
to attend the opening of this busi- few days and with the projects fin, second.
ness. of dredging and other control work, Stoles
Turn to Orchidland Florist adver- the system should be assured of a Mrs. J. M. Griffin, first and Mrs.
tisement on page 10 and get all constant water supply the year M. E. Des, sec OODnd.
th.e particulars on this opening day. round. Sikes urged the group to Cakes
Kiwanians Will Honor
Kids With Free Movie
Saturday is National Kid's
Day throughout the nation.
The Kiwanis Club of Port St.;
Joe, in keeping with their past ac-
tivities along this line will honor
the Kids with a free movie at the
Port Theatre orr Saturday morn-
The movie will be from 9:00
a.m. until 12:00 noon and will be
made up entirely of comedies.
All Kids in the city are urged to
attend the movie free of charge
as guests of the Kiwanis Club.
Has First Meeting
The first regular monthly meet-
ing of the Port St. Joe Elementary
Parent-Teacher Association was
held Thursday night, September 15
in t.he Elementary School Auditar-
l:iui with the president, Mrs. Myi
tle Childers, presiding.
ReT. Tom Miller, .artor of the
St. James' Episcopal Church, gave
the devoltonal after which the pro-
gram consisting of a skit entitled,
"Teacher Gets Acquainted" was
presented under the direction of
Leo Shealy. Assisting Mr.: Shealy on
the program were Bernice Wager,
Mary Ann Aide, Betty Godfrey,
Royce Dickens, Claryce Whaley,
Joe Paffe, Mark Tomlinson, Ganu-
ncu Buzzett and Bill Tharpe.
After a brief introduction of the
teachers by Hubert Richards, the
Association entered into its regu-
lar business with the following
recommendations being adopted:
(1) That the purchasing of play-
ground equipment for the Elemen-
tary School be adopted as the Ele-
me~itaxy PTA project ior the com-
ing school year. (2) The regular
meetings of the Association be held
lo a minimum of five meetings for
the .coming school year. (3) That
the drink machine be taken from
the hall outside the lunchroom and
a.smaller machine be placed in the
teachers' lounge -to accommodate
The President, Mrs. Myrtle Ch1il-
de-r, introduced the officers for the
coining school year and anaounnced
M-&. Daniell's room as the winner
of the attendance ?award. Wicth no
fu.'her business and upon a mo.
tion from the floor, the meeting
For the second time in as many Second Primary balloting held in
weeks, the absentee votes in the the city Tuesday to give Watson
Port St. Joe IMunicipal Election Smith a 19 vote lead over Oscar
could have changed the pattern of Roberts and 'Clifford Tharpe a mar-
the outcome as Clifford Tharpe and 'gin of 52 votes over his opponent
Watson Smith retained their seit-s Jack Fowler.
on the Port St. Joe City Council. After the ballots were counted
807 votes were cast in the first Tuesday night following the Sec-
ond Primary, Tharpe had a 47 vote
r* J lead over Fowler. Of the 13 absen-
John F. Ford, Jr. tee votes cast, Tharpe received
nine and Fowler four. Tharpe end-
Electrocuted At ed up with1 a grand total of 424 to
S 372 for Fowler.
Ppa iln the other group, the ballot
p r ll countingended Tuesday with Wat-
son Smith having a six vote lead
John F. Ford, Jr., 34, was killed over his opponent, Oscar Roberts.
;i,,t an v ,,b e te .ution .ester. After the counting of the absentee
day afternoon around 2:00 p.m. at
the St. Joe Paper Company mill.
Ford was walking behide one of
the evaporators in the mill. A port-
able electric pump running from
440 volts was in his way and was
surrounded by a watery condition.
When Ford touched the machine to
move it, he was electrocuted.
Funeral arrangements were not
ballots, Smith polled 13 and Rob-
erts none. Smith had a total vote
of 410 to 391 for Roberts.
The current race tor City Com-
mission was probably, one of the
most hotly contested ever held in
the city. The balloting was cer-
tainly the closest, with the absen-
tee ballots being the clincher in
complete at press time yesterday The turn-out of voters was excel-
afternoon at press time. lent in both Primaries with 851 vot-
Ford is survived by his wife, An- ing in the First Primary and 807
nie Claid and one daughter Martha, in the Secoid Primary.
both of 803 Woodward Avenue. His Joe L. iSharit, unopposed candi-
parents, Mr. and Mrs. John F. Ford, date for Mayor, will be installed
Sr.; three brothers, Sam and James to that office Tuesday, October 4
W. of this city and Ramsey with the and the, two council members will
Air Force in Japan and one sister, be re-seated in their positions
Mrs. Nathan Coates of Cedar Ra- All three officials will serve for
pids, Iowa. a two-year period.
Sharks Lose Opener To DeFuniak, 7-0
The ,St. Joe Sharks were defeat-
d by Walton High of DeFuniak
springs by a score of 7-0 Friday
ight in 'the opening game of the
Walton's two flashy halfbacks,
ack Bludworth 'and Don Hoover,
id most of the ball playing for
he Braves. Hoover scored early
n the second quarter on a double
reverse from 'St. Joe's nine yard
ne. Bludworth kicked the extra
The 'Sharks most successful
touchdown drive came late in the
second quarter, when quarterback
Alter Wilder intercepted a Wal-
on pass on the 50-yard line and
wiggled down to 'St. Joe's ,43-yard
line. Wilder and fullback Wayne
Taylor combined forces to carry
the ball to the St. Joe 10-yard line,
only -to have the first half end.
,St. Joe started another drive in
the third quarter with Taylor and
Wilder pealing off first downs.
halted abruptly by the determined
The game was infested with fum-
bles, both teams performing the
error several times. Two of the
Sharks' scoring drives were halted
The unusual game, which saw
However, the drive was stopped by, only one punt and one penalty, was
a fumble by Travis Jones, St. Joe's probably the quickest game most
speedy, but inexperienced, right -of the 1,500 'spectators have seen,
halfback. 'Walton drove back to'however, it was far from being
the Shark '35-yard line, where they boring as both teams showed some
were stopped in short order by excellent offensive and defensive
some,fine defensive play by Robert playing.
Nedley and Charles .Smith. Young Jack Bludworth was the
The -Sharks again pushed for a big gun in .the Walton backfield,
gain of some 45 yards, but were carrying the ball 14 times out of
----- assemble the necessary material to Mrs. Eva Croxton, first; Mrs. M.
change the Apalachicola River H. Elder, second and Mrs. B. E.
Two Local Delegates dredging route and he would doRa ARTS EXHBITS
o At d Me everything in his power to see that George Washington High School,
."To Attend Meen it was changed. Sikes said that n-Special Award.
million tons of shipping a year is FLOWER ARRANGEMENTS AND "iMn_- 4
The Kiwanis Club of Port St. Joe awaiting the Apalachicola dredging Mrs. I. C. Nedley, first, second -
will be represented at the 1955 con- and that the group must convince and third; Mrs. Lillie House, first;
mention of the Florida Kiwanis Dis- Congress that the route should b Mrs. Helen Miles, first and second;
'trict at Fort Walton Beach, October changed. Mrs. R. B. Hardy, third; Mrs. Fred
1-4, -dlub President Frank Hannon Col. Bisport pledged the group Madsecond; M rsJ. C. D. B orders, sec-
announced this week. that another survey would be mad ond and George Anglemeyer, first, WALTON RUNNER is stopped cold with a convincing tackle by Travis Jones in the top photo
Local delegates to the convention by his office on both routes and second and third. touchdown In the botto photo Robert Nedley is robbed of the game
will be Wesley Grace, Gus Creech would present their report with Dry Arrangements as he was trying fo a touchdown. In the bottom photo Robert Nedley is robbed of the game
and Frank Hannon. those of the Chamber and thePa- Mrs. C. Nedley, first and sec- tying pass in the second quarter as a group of Walton players gang up on the Shark End
(Continued on page 10) per Company. E. Rawls, second and Mrs. J. W to prevent the tying of the score. (0 photos)
23 gaining plays and racking up a
personal total of 99 yards gained.
-St. Joe's quarterback, Walter
Wilder was the leading ground gain-
er for the Sharks, gathering up 75
yards. Fullback Wayne Taylor, des-
pite a knee injury, was second with
49 yards., Outstanding linemen
were RUobert Nedley, Charles Smith
and Gene Raffield. Jimmy Marlow
and Billy Johnson did good defen-
sive work, also.
The capacity crowd at the new
field, which was dedicated Friday
night to Port St. Joe's first foot-
ball team, saw an exciting game
of football but were a'little disap-
pointed at the final scorn.
The game statistics are as fol-
St. Joe, Wyalton
First Downs ---.---.--- 8 7
Yds. gained rushing ... 129 136
Yds. Gained Passing 37 15
Total Yds. Gained ..... 166 151
Passes Attempted --....... 9 2
passes Completed ... 3 1
Pass Intercepted by .- 1 1
Yds. Penalized .- .... 0 5
Port St. Joe takes on Apalachicola
tomorrow night in the Oyster City
and everyone is urged to attend and
give the Sharks the support they
A motorcade of Shark Boos-
ters will leave the City Hall
promptly at 6:45 Friday after-
noon for the Apalachicola-Port
St. Joe football game in Apala-
Game time is scheduled for
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Smith and
daughter Lenohr of Rome, Ga., are
1 ere visiting with their parent;,
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Brown and
Mrs. B. IH. Smith for several days.
Visits In Apalachicola
(;G-: rge Suber was luncheon guest
o)f the Apalachicola Rotary Club
TRADE AT HOME
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TE TA P III I H A S 2,9
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Mrs. J. L. Carter of Vernon, an- Miss Carter is the daughter of
,ounce the engagement and ap- the late J. L. Carter of Vernon.
proachihg marriage of her daugh- The wedding will be an event
ter, Miss Elizabeth Ann Carter, to of October 9 at 5:00 p.m. in the
SVernon Baptist Cuhrch.
Raymond Eugene Lawrence son of invitations are being sent,
Mr. and Mrs. Garland F. Lawrence but all friends of the couple are
of Port St. Joe, Florida. 'invited.
Spends Week End In Tallahassee Attends Convention
Miss Etta Catherine Martin spent Mrs. Nadine Hardy attended the
the week end in Tallahassee as State Nurses Convention last week
guest of Miss Sibbie Brinson. She in Fort Lauderdale. Over 200 nur-
attended the Florida-North Carolina ses over the State attended the
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Highland View Baptist
Church Sets Revival
The Highland View Baptist
Church announces a week of re-
:ival services, beginning Sunday
:'nd running through the following
week. Services will be at night,
only, and the time will be 7:30 p.m.
Ti e pastor, Lowell F. Adams,
will do the preaching during the
meeting. He came as pastor of the
church in January of this year, and
during the eight months since that
i:ne, there has been 36 additions
'.:, the church membership.
The public is cordially invited to
attend the services.
First Methodist WSCS
Schedules Cake Sale
The Woman's' Society of Chris-
tian Service of the First Metho-
clist Church will have a bake sale
Saturday, September 24 at 9:30
a.m. A varied assortment of baked
goods will be displayed in the St.
Joe Furniture and Appliance Co.
METHODIST MEN'S CLUB
WILL SEE MOVIE TUESDAY
The Methodist Men's Club will
meet next Tuesday in the social
room of the church.
'C. W. Long, program chairman
has announced that a movie, "A
Prior Claim" will be shown at the
To Return To Ohio
Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence E. Whist-
ler and son Michael are expected to
return today from Dansfield, Ohio
where they have 'been visiting rela-
tives for several days.
Leave For Gainesville
Mr. and Mrs. Billy Gaillard and
young daughter Ann left last week
for Gainesville where Mr. Gaillard
will resume his studies at the Uni-
versity of Florida.
Gall-bladder attacks can come
from the spine-See a Chiroprac.-
Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Dykes of this J. Linebarger, son of Mr. and Mrs.
city wish to announce the engage-. Walter H. Linebarger of Cape Gi-
meat and approaching marriage of rardeau, Mo. The marriage will be(-
--1 -aug n -ier -,n.n+ O t b
their daughter, Boncile to Howardu
AT HIGHLAND VIEW CHURCH
An hour of singspiration will be
held ISunday night, September 25,
beginning at 9:15, at the Highland
View Methodist Church., Special
features of the service will be spec-
ial instrumental and vocal selec-
tions and great congregational sing-
The service will be of an inter-
denominational nature and all
churches are invited to attend. Rev.
Douglas New'some urges everyone
to attend this great hour of fellow-
ship and inspiration.
an event or UL ob oUer .
Leaves For Judson College
Miss Marietta Chafin, daughter
of Mr. and Mrs. Milton Chafin, left
Monday, Sept. 12 for Judson Col-
lege where she has enrolled as a
freshman for the 119th session of
the school. Judson College is a
Baptist girl's school located alt
'Guests of Munns
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Van-Horn
and children Bobby and Sandra
Ann were Sunday guests of Mr.
end Mrs. Bert Munn and family.
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cc- ler.~l I I
Mr. and Mrs. Allen Norris and
; children motored to Wewahitchka
3 Wednesday on business.
r Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Haskin and
2 daughter Peggy motored to Pana-
ma City Saturday on business.
S Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Lightfoot
I 0 and children motored to Panama
; City Saturday on business.
S Mr. and Mrs. Earl Burrows of
Panama City spent the week end
with the latter's parents, Mr. and
Mrs. Richard Hanlon.
2 Miss Boncile Dykes returned
tA home Thursday after spending a
S week in Panama City with Mr. and
0 Mrs. Gene Ernest.
C Mrs. Monroe Darby of Panama
City spent Thursday visiting with
her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. C.
r Wallace Hall and Josh Chambliss
hi of Marianna spent the week end
r visiting with Mr. and Mrs. Cleve-
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Burroughs
and son, Herman of Greenwood
Hwere the week end guests of Mr.
and Mrs. Joe Burns.
Oa Mr. and Mrs. James Young and
0 Mr. and Mrs. Monroe Darby of Tyn-
< dall were the week end guests of
SMr. and Mrs. W. C. Wilson.
S Mr. and Mrs. Carl Deese and
0 children spent Saturday in Cotton-
0 dale visiting with friends and rela-
i Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Creamer and
family of Southport were guests of
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Ellis, Sun-
Mr. and Mrs. Tom Levins and
J children and Mrs. Minnie Gay mo-
O toted to Blountstown Saturday on
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Murphy of
Dothan, Ala., and -Mr. and Mrs.
George Jeffcoat of Valdosta, Ga.,
were the guests of Mr. and Mrs.
Ernest Lightfoot Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Milton Creel and
children were the Sunday guests
of Rev. and Mrs. Lloyd Riley.
0. Mr. and Mrs. Willie Dykes and
children of Apalachicola were the
Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. W.
hi Birthday Party
qA Floynell Walker was honored on
her 10th birthday last Tuesday,
September 13 by her parents, Mr.
and Mrs. E. M. Walker. Ice cream,;
cake, punch and candy were served
to the 14 little girls who celebrated
at the party. Those present were:
Charlene Scott, Betty Jo. Smith,
O Voncelle Kay, Marline Hudson, Lin-
S da Price, Diana LeHardy, Lounelle
Crain, Patricia Hanlon, Gail Ander-
Down In Florida
Unemployment insurance pay-
ments have remained lower for six
successive months than the same
period last year, reports Industrial
Commission Chairman James T.
August benefit payments totaled
"$1,805,511, or 116,000 less than the
same month last year, even though
maximum payment to individuals
was raised to $26 a week from $20
by the 195'5 Leglislature.
The lower total of unemployment
benefits began in March, and revers-
ed the trend of January and Feb-
ruary when paymnets were higher
than those two months of last year.
Vocelle said this factor 'seems
to be a real indicator that our econ-
omy has been stabilized on a higher
son, Carolyn Burns, Sheron Wil-
son, Jenny Hill and Maxine and
level in the summer months than
Business declines in the "off sea-
son" have decreased sharply. Ap-'
parently a growing summer tour-
ist has been the most important
factor, along with increased actiyi-
ty in other phases of the Florida,
economy also, Vocelle said.
A seasonal increase in unemploy-
ment payments showed up in Au-
gust as expected over the previous
month, meaning that business ac-
tivity still shows summer decline
under the winter peak of activity,
although less than in past years.
The -seasonal unemployment peak
has apparently been reached as
new claims filed in August by cov-
ered workers out of work through
no fault of their own were down
by 34% under July. Continued
claims increased by 17% over July
bat were 2,500 less than last Aug-
Two of every 10 persons filing
claims in August were declared in-
eligible for one or more reasons,
Unemployment Compensation Di-
rector Charles M. Mann reported.
FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE
UNION FINANCE CO.
PROUDLY ANNOUNCES THE OPENING
OF NEW MODERN OFFICES AT
Corner of Fourth and Monument
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1
Private, modern offices
Convenient street or lot parking
Loans fitted to your requirements
Money quickly when you need it
A Same Friendly Staff to serve your financial
needs with understanding
For the past year, it has been our pleasure to serve
the cash needs of many families in Port St. Joe and sur-
rounding communities. We're anxious to have you call
on us for a loan too in any amount from $25 to $300.
UNION FINANCE COMPANY
OF PORT ST. JOE
CORNER OF FOURTH and MONUMENT
Telephone BAll 7-5241
MILLY VITALE Angela Clarke
George Tobias Billy Gray
\ with guest appearance by
as George M. Cohan
Sunday and Monday, Sept. 25 and 26
12 for $1.00
Still "Cheaper by the dozen"
$ 2 .0 0 All Sizes. Regular $2.95 sellers
Assorted Fall Colors. All Sizes. Regular $2.95 sellers
A PAPAMCA.. I I~LJs
THURSIDAY, SEPTEMBER 2-2,1956
TME $TAR, PORT 8T. JOE, GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA
BUO"YLES BRINGS BARGAINS
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Published Every Thursday At 306 Williams Avenue, Port St.
Joe, Florida, By The Star Publishing Company
WESLEY R. RAMSEY, Editor and Publisher
Also Linotype Operator, Ad Man, Floor Man, Columnist,
Reporter, Proof Reader and Bookkeeper
Entered as second-class matter, December 19, 1987, at the
Postoffice, Port St. Joe, Fla., under Act of March 8, 1879.
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tisements, the publishers do not hold themselves liable for
damages further than amount received for such advertisement
rhe spoken word is given scant attention; the printed word
is thoughtfully weighed. The spoken word barely asserts;
the printed word thoroughly cnovinces. The spoken word |
is lost" the prmntcd word remains.
SOUTH FLORIDA DOESN'T WANT US
Probably you have read in the papers where
poor little Northwest Florida is, a red-headed
step-child not wanted by the Southern part
of the Mother State. We believe that their rea-
sons are based more on jealousy than on the
assumption (on their part) that this section of
the State is not worth what it costs to keep it
While it got a later start in expanding, we
believe that this section of the State is making
progress more rapidly than the Southern part
ever did. Not only is Northwest Florida ex-
pending by leaps and bounds industrially and
agriculturally, but the tourist business on the
"Big Bend" is growing by leaps and bounds.
The beaches are inhabited almost solid from
the Alabama line on down to the mainland of
Florida. This naturally takes revenue away
from the Southern portion of the State thereby,
Certain South Florida hotshots have advo-
cated giving us to Alabama. Alabama's Gover-
ror, "Big Jim" Folsom says, "YaTl Come".
While we like Alabama, we don't advocate
that this section become part of that great State.
Neither would we want to hang around where
we weren't wanted. That makes an uncomfort-
The only solution, then, is to form our own
That would prove to be troublesome too,
if we had as much trouble getting into the
Union as Hawaii and Alaska has, so it looks
like we are just stuck in our predicament for the
We could call our new State Luo short
for "Land of Unlimited Opportunity".
The drawback of course, would be that
after we got going good, Sotuh Florida would
see what they let go andwould start haggling
to get us back. The best thing to do then would
be for us to let those Southerners know that
we mean business and make them respect us
and be glad to have us in their borders.
LEGAL ADVERTISING Lonnie Barnes Stationed
NOTICE OF FICTITIOUS NAME Overseas In Germany
Notice is hereby given that the under-
signed, pursuant to the "Fictitious Name MUNICH, GERMANY PFC
Statut-" Chapter No. 20953, Laws of Flor- MUNICH, GERMANY PF,
ida, 1941, will register with the Clerk of Lonnie E. T. Barnes, son of Lonnie
tLe Circuit Court, in and for Gulf County,
Florida, upon receipt of proof of the pub- A. Barnes, Port St. Joe, recently
location of this notice the fictitious name,
to-wit: McGOWLN MOTOR CO., under which was graduated from the Seventh
I am engaged in, business in the City of Army Non-Commissioned Officer
Port St. Joe, Florida.
C. A. McGOWIN 'Academy in Munich, Germany.
First publication, Sept. 15, 1955. 4t A cannoneer in Battery A of the
NOTICE '760th Field Artillery Battalion,
IN, THE COUNTY JUDGE'S Barnes successfully completed a
COURT, GULF COUNTY, five-week course in leadership,
FLORIDA. IN PROBATE.-
IN RE: Estate of i .ap-reading and other military
C. N. Hobbs, subjects.
Deceased. Barnes- completed basic training
THE STATE OF FLORIDA TO at Fort Jackson, S. C., and arrived
ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN in Europe in January of this year
THE ESTATE OF SAID DE- in Europe in January of this year.
'CEDENT: He was last stationed at. Aberdeen
You are hereby notified that a Proving Ground, Md.
written instrument purporting to be Barnes was graduated from Port
the last will and Testament of said
deceden has been admitted to pro- you can, why the action of said
bate in said Court. Court in admitting said Will to
You are hereby commanded, probate should not stand unrevok-
within six (6) calendar months ed.
from the, date of the first publica- /s/ J. E. PRIDGEON
tion of this Notice, to appear in County Judge 4t
said Court and show, cause, if any First publication September 15, 1955
St. Joe High School and was em-
ployed by Creech Brothers Laundry
and Cleaners in civilian life.
S*Divides Ci* Bill Quarles, Bill Tharpe, George
WMS Divides Circles Padgett, Rush Chism, Coleman
For .oming iear
The First Baptist WMS met at
the church Monday for the Royal
The&, meeting opened with sing-
ing, "Rescue The Perishing".
The topic for the program was
"Thialand". Those taking part on
the program were, Mrs. Albert
Blackburn, Mrs. Bob Ellzey, Mrs.
W. J. Hearing, Mrs. Jack Hammock
and Mrs. James Wilson.
During the business, Mrs. W. C.
Pridgeon, chairman of the nomin-
ating committee announced Mrs:
John Rich had been selected as
young peoples leader for another
The circles have been re-divided
for another year as follows:
CIRCLE NO. 1
Mesdames W. L. Garden, Ralph
Nance, Dave Smith, Albert Black-
burn, J. C. Belin, J. J. Clements,
Harry Dowden, W. Byrd, Emory
Robertson, Charles Tharpe, Cecil
Linton, C. Tliursby.
CIRCLE NO. 2
Mesdames W. J. Daughtry, H1. F.
Ayers, Lonnie Bell, J.T. Vanland-
ingham, Robert Ellzey, J. D. Lane,
B. W. Wilder, George Davis, Roy
Crews, J. T. Campbell, Gus Semp-
ler and J. F. Daniell.
CIRCLE NO. 3
Mesdames John Aich, C. G. Cos-
tin, L. W. Cox, Clifford Tharpe, Tom
Parker, E. C. Marlow, S. J. Taylor,
CIRCLE NO. 4
Mesdames Emory Stephens, R. W.
Henderson, A. R. Tomlinson, W. B.
Richardson, A. V. Bateman, W. C.
Pi;idgeon, Perry Elliott, Jack Ham-
mock, Bessie Wimberly, N. E. Dees,
and George Cash.
CIRCLE NO. 5
Mesdames-W. 0. Nichols, E. C.
Cason, W. Ramsey, James Wilson,
Sandy Peterson's nephew Pete
has gone back to college. He
worked on Sandy's farm a couple
4f months last summer to get
kar lened up for football.
He seemed to enjoy farm life
ill right-but like most city kids
It took him some time to get used
to a farmer's schedule.
Sandy claims that when he
went in to wake .Pete-on the
first morning-the boy looked up
startled and asked what time it
was. Sandy replied it was four-
. fifteen. "Gee," Pete murmured,
"if we're going to do a day's work
tomorrow you'd better get to bed!"
W. M. Chafin, J. W. Plair, H. G. WMU CIRCLE 4 WILL
Harvey, J. Z. Henderson, J. A. Gar- MEET WITH M/RS. NICHOLS
rett, J. H. Shirley and Earl Chitty. Circle 4 of the Woman's Mission-
CIRCLE NO. 6 ary Society of the First .Baptist
Mesdames C. A. McClellan, Bill Church will meet in the home of
Rich, J. 0. Baggett, Charles Gill, Mrs. W. 0. Nichols, Monday after-
E. B. Dendy, Joe Bracewell, Otis noon at 300 p.m. All members are
Pyle, Roy Irwin, Fred Maddox, W. urged to attend.
C. Roche. J. S. Hallman and E. J.
Asthma can be caused bf your
spine-See a Chiropractor. (adv)
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Port St. Joe, Florida
Phone BAllI 7-7741
Representing THE TRAVELERS,
Hartford, Conn. .
From where I sit, we must have
heard a million stories like that.
But they show how some people
assume their customs are the only
proper ones. To most city folks
getting up at 4:15 seems odd, be,
cause they don't do it. Just like
some people don't think enjoying
a glass of beer is "right" ... be-
cause they happen to prefer an-
other beverage and haven't waked
up to the fact that everyone has
a right to his own choice.
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Fall. Smooth fitting sheath costume, jacketed and banded is
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THE STAR. PORT ST. JOE, GULF CatjNTY. FLORIDA
THURSDAY, S1PTEMSSER 22, 1956
NO TICEI E
BY ENACTMENT OF LEGISLATURE YOU MAY
LOSE THE RIGHT TO OWN OR TO DRIVE AN
AUTOMOBILE FOR THREE YEARS.
The new Financial Responsibility Act requires you to carry $10,-
000 and $20,000 Bodily Injury and $5,000 Property Damage Au-
tomobile Liability Insurance. If you have an accident and have no
insurance or you have inadequate insurance, the State can take
away your driver's license and also the license of all cars registered
in your name for a period of three years. Ask us for details. '
DO NOT DELAY taking out your insurance another day After
October 1 st, it may be too late -- Call or see us at once We
represent only the best old-line standard Stock Insurance Compan-
ies Broad Form Protection Complies fully with the law.
FRANK and DOT'S AGENCY
221 REID AVENUE PHONE BAll 7-3491
Faithfully Serving the People of Gulf County for More Than 12 Years
loll.- -- ,- -,- vmffiwk
11l;o5:-8;-1 .j.o.io-19. it is expected that some real pro- -' t as' *o, 'u U'ior0
iOircle One presented a program .gress can be made here. on September 14 in the Municipal
entitled, ".Along The Elephant Harry McKnight, president,- will Hospitand Mrs. Clarence Harsl.
Trial". Those .taking part and their preside n Mr. ainde Mrs. Clarence Harris,
subjects were: Mrs. L. F. Adams, preside over the meeting. B. B. Sr., of Port St. Joe announce the
"Did You Ever See An Elephant"; Scisson is program chairman. birth of a daughter, Dianna Harris,
Mrs. Archie 'Floyd, "Deep Tracks on 'September 15 in the Municipal
of Tradition"; Mrs. Lee Watts, Spend sunday In Aitha Hospital.
"Sad Days of ISuperstition"; Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Roberts and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Pate, Jr., of
Leo Kennedy, 'iSouthern Baptists daughter Linda spent Sunday in Port St. Joe are announcing the
Enter Thialand"; "Other Christian Altha as guests of Mr. and Mrs. birth of a son, Gary Dennis, on
Missions"'; Mr. B. O. Garrett; Ben Roberts. September 17 in 'the Municipal
Mrs. Brady Rooney, "Opportunities Hospital.
The Rev. L. 'F. Adams dismissed ~
the group with prayer. TV PRE E
Local Boys In FSU "Flying
High" Circus Troupe
George Adkins and Joe Harbuck
of Port St. Joe who are members
of the Flying High Cricus of Flor-
ida 'State University, will again
perform with the circus this year.
Returning troupers have begun
their workouts afternoons on th*
practice field, practicing acrobatics
on trapeze and the Spanish Web.
Flying High's show is highly rated
throughout Florida and the South-
ern States. They are scheduled to
appear on April 13 in Panama City
Jack Haskin is the coach and his
maximum figure for circus person-
nel is 200.
Gall-bladder attacks can come
from the spine-See a Chiroprac-
NOTHING IN ITS FIELD CAN MATCH
.- CHEVROLET FOR ACCELERATION!
Drive with care... EVERYWHERE!
I Ju l/ee
LIVE FROM HOLLYWOOD
9:30-11:00 P. I. '
IN THE COUNTY JUDGE'S COURT,
GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA.
N RE: Estate of
C. N. HOBBS,
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
All creditors of the estate of 0. N. Hobbs,
deceased, are hereby notified and required
to file any claims or demands- which they
nay have. against said estate in the office
f the County Judge of Gulf County, Flor-
ida, in the Courthouse at Wewahitchka,
Florida, within eight (8) calendar months
from the date of the first publication of this
notice. Each claim or demand must be in
writing and must state the place of reoi-
dence and post office address of the clai-
mant and must be sworn to by the clai-
mant, his agent, or his attorney, or it will
become void according to law.
/s/ SHIRLEY TEMPLE HOBBS
Executrix of the Estate of
C. N. Hobbs, Deceased.
/s/ Cecil G. Costin, Jr. 4t
Attorney for the Executrix of 9-1
the Estate of C. N. Hobbs, Deceased.
First publication on September 1, 1955.
Mr. and Mrs. PFranklin Dent Gar-
gus of Port St. Joe announce the
birth of a daughter, Veronica 'Re-
net, on 'September 19 in the Muni-
cipal Hospital. Mrs. Gargus will
be remembered as MissEdna Eliza-
beth Wood of this -city.
High School FHA Chapter
Has First Season Meeting
The FHA chapter of Port St. Joe
.igh School held their first night
meeting on Monday night, Septem-
ber 19, at 7:30 in the home making
department of the high school.
*Seventeen members were present
.or the meeting. Louise Rushing,
resident, called the meeting to
.rder and introduced the counsellor
Mrs. Eula Pridgeon, who gave an
interesting talk on the FHA .
The officers for the year were
ntroduced-as follows: president,
Louise Rushing; vice-president,
Frances Causey; secretary, &arolyn
Hanlon; treasurer, Mavis Butts;
parliamentarian, Alimae Campbell;
program chairman, Frances Causey;
reporter, Marjorie Rogers.
After the program, refreshments
were served by the FHA. Games
were played and prizes went to
Barbara Gay ad Wilma Nell Thurs-
CARD OF THANKS
It is with deep gratitude that we
wish to thank everyone for their
cooperation and helpfulness for
making the Sixth Annual Gulf
County Fair the very best we have
lad to date.
MRS. P. G. HART
Supervisor of Women's Div.
MADAILE]INE E. WHITAKER
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It's pure dynar 'te, and you have to
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before you ever find its equal.
Chevrolet's new "Turbo-Fire V8" packs
a Sunday punch for safer passing that no
car in Chevrolet's field can match! '
The proof was burned into the sands of
Daytona Beach at the NASCAR* trials
earlier this year. In acceleration tests,
Chevrolet simply walked away from
everything else in its field. Plus-and get
this-all the high-priced cars except one!
Surprising? Not when you consider that
this beauty's been cleaning up on all
comers in short track stock car events
this season. That's where acceleration
really pays off, as well as handling ease
and cornering ability-things that mean
safer, happier highway driving. Come on
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BILL'S PLUMBING SHOP
Phone, day 7-3091 Nite, 7-7846
We Repair Any Model OUTBOARD MOTORS
203 Third Street -- Beside Piggly Wiggly
You Are Cordially Invited To Attend
Long Avenue Baptist Chucrh
REV. J. C. ODUM, Pastor
SUNDAY SCHOOL 9:45 a.m.
MQRNING WORSHIP ----- 11:00 a.m.
BAPTIST TRAINING UNION -- -- 6:15 p.m.
EVENING WORSHIP 8:00 p.m.
PRAYER SERVICE (Wednesday) 7:30 p.m.
Meeting In The High School Auditorium
VISITORS ALWAYS WELCOME
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CLEMENT'S STANDARD SERVICE STATION
Highland View Circles High School PTA Will
Meet For Royal Service Have First Meet of Year
The Port St. Joe High School
Circles One and Two of the Wo- Parent-Teacher Asociation will hold
man's Missionary Union of the the first meeting of the year Thurs-
Highland View Baptist Cphurch met day night (tonight) at 8:00 p.m.
Monday afternoon at. the church in the auditorium.
for a Royal Service program, with I All members are urged to attend
15 members present. this important meeting. New pro-
The meeting opened with the jects are underway and more are
group singing, "Bringing In The in the planning. A carry-over pro-
Sheaves" followed with a prayer 'ject from last year is a civic center
by Mrs. Carlos Harbuck. Mrs. Leo for all ages. A move to improve the
Kennedy read scripture from Psalm playground area is underway and
-.r"- o .! ,o tayrond are i~ u1era an
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1,HUNAOAY, SRIPTRMIBR 22,l 1966
OAGN F PVI
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph William
Baltes of Mexico Beach announce
the birth of a son, Joseph Daniel,
on iSeptember 14 in the Municipal
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Andrew
Nixon of Highland View announce
thA birth nf B n.qnDRieATnm~
rl- ii III R O ST. J G IU Y liill I FLOR. .A
THURSDAY, 89PTEMBER 22, 1 55
By MARTHA RAY
,Sgt. Erest 13. Pridgeon of Tur-
ncr Air Force Base. Albany, Ga.,
is spending a few days with his
uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. Lu-
A-B and'Mrs. Donald Jean Swan
of Panama City spent Tuesday with
her mother, Mrs. Mae Creamer.
Mr. ad Mrs. Ulysses Whitfield
of San Angelo, Texas, are spending
two weeks with his parents, Mr.
and Mrs. C. F. Whitfield.
Willoughby Whitfield of USS
Langfitt, spent the week end with
his parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. F.
ENI and rs. Carrie A. Jones of
St. Petersburg, are spending a few
days with her parents, Rev. and
Mrs. Fred McIntosh.
Mr. and Mr.s. John Weeks of
Ozark, Ala., and Mrs. Saxon Dykes
of Clio, Ala., were week end guests
of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Weeks.
Mr. and Mrs. Howard Rogers had
as their guests, Mr. Rogers uncle
and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. Marvin
McAdams and her cousin, Mr. and
Mr. and Mrs. James Grissett.
Bill Thursbay of Bainbridge, Ga.,
,spent the week end with his bro-
ther, Lindsey Thursby.
Clinton Cox and sons, Jimmy and
Eugene, spent 'Sunda yin 'Sopchop-
py visiting friends and relatives.
The Church of God of Highland
View will begin a revival Sunday
i:ight, Oct. 9 with Rev. Jones as
the evangelist. She comes from
South Carolina. 'Services will begin
each night at 7:45. There will be
special musical numbers.
Mr. and Mrs. Elisha Bruce of
Quincy and rM. and Mrs. Frank
Bruce of Overstreet, Mrs. Mary
Pitts and daughter, Curtis Gran-
tham were wee kend guests of Mr.
and Mrs. Jim Godwin.
Miss Patricia Burkes celebrated
her 8th birthday at the Modern,
Club building after the weekly
meeting of the club. Cake and punch
were served to Joyce, Johnnie and
Jimmie Godwin, Paula Delvyne and
Wayne Corbitt, Forest and Jo Ann
Van Camp and Wayne Dady and
club members. A good time was
had by all.
The members of the Highland
View Assembly of God 'Church hon-
ored Rev. and Mrs. Fred McIntosh
with a surprise birthday party,
Thursday night, Sept. 15. Punch
Mrs. Jonhas McAdams of Winter was served by Mrs. Bud William-
Garden, also her mother, Mrs. Allen .on. Cake was served by Mrs. Car-
Griffin of Panama City.
Mrs. Mary Hagan of Lakeland
visited with her sister, Mrs. B. A.
Mrs. H. F. Brock was a patient
in Panama City hospital for a few
Mr. and Mrs. Troy Douglas and
daughter, Mary Ann and Mrs. Orvil
Douglas and children, visited their,
mother, Mrs. Pearl Douglas of Ver-
Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Coleman of
Chattahoochee were guests of rM.s.
W. P. Coleman and family.
William and Billy Gay iCrutch-
f'eld and Miss Nadine Crutchfield
spent the week end with Mr. and
Mrs. W. C. Forehand and Mrs.
Glenn Garrett of 'Chipley spent
the week end with his parents, Mr.
and Mrs. W. W. Garrett.
F. M. Daniels spent the week end
in Kinard visiting his parents.
Mr. and Mrs. Carlos Miles and
Mr. and Mrs. Lindsey Thursby spent
Sunday at a birthday dinner in hon-
or of Carlos Miles father, Wright
Miles of `Southport.
James Grissett, brother' of Don-
aid Grissett of Jacksonville, North
Carolina, spent a few days with
los Miles. Those attending were:
Mrs. Carlos Miles, George Ramser,
Jean Miles, Patty Grayson, Jackie
Johnson, Perry Lee Hathaway.
Mrs. Edna Adams and mother,
Mrs. Grade Van Camp honored her
son, Forest on his 9th birthday
with a birthday party Thursday,
Sept. 14 at -the home of his rgand-
parents, Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Adams.
Refreshments were cake, punch,
cookies and baskets of candy. At-
tending were Joe Brock, Lamar
Daniels, James Tucker, Frankie
Linton, Johnny Linton, Libby Ad-
ams, Joann Van Camp, Melba Jean
Watts, Tommy Adams, Betty Jane
bray, Wayne Dady, Larry Byrd,
Joe Barfield, Janice Kay Daniels,
Linda Gale Linton, Ken Daniels,
Visiting 'Parents Here
ISecond Lieutenant Tom Ford is
spending several days -as guest of
his parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. L.
Ford. Lt. Ford recently returned
from Lackland AFB, San Antonio,
Texas where he received preflight
training. He will enter pilot train-
ing at Graham AFB at Marlanna.
Returns To FSU
Miss Sibbie Brinson, daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Brinson, has
returned 'to Florida State Univer-
sity where she will resume her
studies as a 'Sophomore. iShe was
accompanied to Tallahassee Thurs-
day by her mother and Mrs. Chris
Edna Strange, Bud Williamson, -
George Whittington, Noah Johnson, Guests Here Thursday
Mally Johnson, Sam Groves, Wil- Mrs. Earnest Spiva and Mrs.
liam Enfinger, Sid Jones, Jim Can- Karl Wiselogel of Panama City
ni'ngton, William Brannon, M. Coop- were luncheon guests of their sis-
er, Leroy and Bill Jones. ter, Mrs. Henry Campbell Thurs-
Mrs. Edna Strange, Junior girl day.
teacher of the Assembly of God ----- -----
Church honored her class with a Tbis a on your printing Is a sign of quality.
beach party at Wayside Park, Sat-
urday, 'Sept. 17. Those attending
were: Martha adn Peggy McIntosh,
Joyce Burke, [Hazel Creamer, Carol
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Leaves 'For Vacation I Leave On Vacation
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Campbell Mrs. Gladys McCoy and sister,
left this past week end for a two Mrs iMamie Lou Haddock of Jack-
week vacation in the mountains zonville left Sunday evening by
week vacation in the mountainsrain for excelsior Springs Resort,
and will visit with their daughter traisouri anExcelsiother ints of inort,
and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Carl est for a vacation er-.
Guilford in Wichita, Kansas beforeet for a vacati ___
returning home. I
ArUvnrfl~iSIPLInS......'AJ i nii A.
,St. James' Auxiliary Will
, Sponsor Cake Sale Sat.
The Woman's Auxiliary of St.
!James' Episcopal Church will spon-
sor a bake sale on Saturday after-
roon from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.
in front of the St. Joe Furniture
and Appliance Company.
On sale will be pies, cakes and
Mrs. Walter Starnes is chairman
of the sale committee.
---- -- ---
Enrolls At Emory
Miss Ann Kenney, has enrolled
at Emory Universiaty where she
is a Sophomore. She is the daugh-
ter of Mr. and Mr.s. Basil Kenney,
Jr., of this city.
Leave For Jacksonville
Mr. and Mrs. George Suber left
Wednesday morning for Jackson-
ville, where they will visit with rel-
atives and friends. They plan to be
away for ten days.
Nervousness and sleeplessness
can be caused by your spine-Try
a Chiropractor. (adv)
A SCENE from the inspiring motion picture, "DAY OF TRI-
UMPH" in glorious color. Playing Sunday and Monday at the
St. Joe Drive-In Theatre. The picture stars Lee J. Cobb, Robert'
Wilson and Joanne Dru. 1
re Friday! NEW'56 FORD!
The fine car at half the fine car pr s!
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Attend Football Game
Among those attending the Flor-
ida State University-North Carolina
game in Tallahassee Saturday
from Port St. Joe were Mr. and
Mrs. Percy Fleishel, Mr. and Mrs.
Ted Beard, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Col-
dewey, Miss Margaret Key, Mr.
and Mrs. Bert Munn, Walter Wil-
der, Bert Munn, Jr., Gene Raffield,
Charles Tharpe and Travis Jones.
---- -- ----
Patient In Hospital
Mrs. Polly (Pyle, mother of Otis
Pyle of this city is a patient in
the Municipal Hospital.
601 Long Avenm
TO THE VOTERS OF PORT ST. JOE
I would like to thank my many friends in'
Port St. Joe for the wonderful vote that you
polled for me in the Second Primary Election
this past Tuesday.
I appreciate your support and confidence
in me and hope that you will give the same sup-
port to the elected official.
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With new.. 202 h.p. Thunderbird Y-8
New 202-h.p. Thunderbird Y-3 engine 's ~vail-
able in Fordomatic Fairlanes and S action Wagons.
In Fordomatic Customlines and Mainlines you
.... can have the 176-h.p. Y-8. And Fort's new
137-h.p. Six is available in all 18 models.
...with iew: Thuderbird styling
1 .^ ance
...with Lieuard Design
Williams brings Paris right into your wardrobe
. with' dashing, daring sling pumps that
speak French in every line. They're nearly
nude, just a flattering bit of a draped vamp
and saucy bow, all balanced prettily on a high
heel. Black suede. (In new avocado leather.)
Fr '56, Ford brings you the greatest safety news
in a generation ... Lifeguard Design. In coopera-
tion with universities, medical associations and
safety experts, Ford learned the cause of most
serious injuries in accidents. To provide extra
protection against these hazards .Ford developed
the new Lifeguard features descr-bed at right.
But there is still more wonderful news! Ford
brings you Thunderbird power in a modern deep-
block Y-8 Thunderbird beauty, too .
rich new interiors .. quality throughout.
See it try it you'll agree the '56 F t:d
is the fine car at half the fine car price.
he new '56 Ford looks like the Thunderbhd!
'11 find the same gra' wfu! lin the ;ame
, low silhouette the same J, Lpa pear-
. styling which helped the fabulous Ford
nderbird to win America's heart.
word's new Lifeguard features are: a new deep-
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vent of accident double-grip door locks
educe chance of doors opening under shock
optional padding for control panel and sun
rs to help lessen injuries optional seat
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Come in ... See the
new '56 FORD
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TO THE VOTERS OF PORT ST. JOE
Thanks to my many friends for their vote
and confidence in me in the Second Primary
Election Tuesday, September 20.
I pledge myself to try to live up to that
confidence by serving you to the best of my
ability and striving to make our 'city the type
place in which you wish to make your home.
THR GTAR, PORT BT. Jole, GULF COUNTY. FLORIDAn
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Corner Fourth Street and Highway 98
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Fort St. Jo6, Florida
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SILVER KING 37c
RICE PUREX qt 19c
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I HURSDAY,18EPTEMBEGt 22,19066,
THURSDAYSEPTEff BER 22, 1955
WT More Eligible For
WHITE CTY NEWS Social Security Pay
by MRS GEORGE HARPER S
Dependent survivors of workers
STORK SHOWER who died after June 1940 and be-
Tle Community House was very
ar istically decorated on Tuesday fore September 1950, may now ap-
marning at 9:30 for the occasion of ply for monthly benefits, provided
honoring Mr.;. W. F. Markham and the deceased had worked at-least
Mrs. Tee Hicks with a stork show-'a year and a half in employment
re. A friendly round-table discus-
sion was enjoyed by all after which covered by Social Security, Mr.
Mrs. James nHorton. Mrs. Jean John V. Carey, Manager 'of the
Whistler and Mrs. Tee Hicks wree Panama City, Social Security Dis-
pri)moted into a game which led trict office announced this week.
Mrs. Hicks to her treasure sur-
prise.. Mrs. Markham was absent Two hundred thousand widows
due to illness. She is residing in and dependents over 65, children
Ocala at present. Refreshments of under 18, and their mothers are eli-
cookies, potato chips and punch gible for benefits as dependent sur-
were served ,by MIe-flamns Hen.ry
Sewell, George Harper and Ernest vivors. Many of these will start los-
Bradley to Mesdamee Stets Prid- ing money in unclaimed Social ,Se-
geon. Skeeter Clark. R. L. *mith. curity benefits after September 30,
Tee Hick E. L. Antley. James 1955, if they fail to file for benefits
Horton. Rudolph Shiriah. Paul
Bratcher James Waldrop. H. A. before that date, Mr. Carey stated.
Prs'- tn. Eila h' '"vde' Gen'ry. Some of these potential benefi-
D. R. Hatcher, Bill Beauchamp and ciaries may have made inquiries
Mrs. Tanner. Sending sifts but not or filed claims at the time of the
present were Mesdames Carl Ste- earners death. Benefits were
vens, Bill Harper, B. A. Pridgeon wage earner's death. Benefits were
G. iS. Croxton, Douglas Whitehead not payable at that time as the
Johnnie Walker, J. H. Chafin. James worker did not have sufficient em-
Martin. James Yates. H. A. Hardy ployment under 'Social Security,
and Miss Edna .Davis. and the applicants were so advised.
Broward Wood and Bennie Cau- The ,liberalized provisions of the
sey are leaving for boot training
in the UtSN iSautrday. They are Act, as amended in 1954, provided
awaiting further orders. for the payment of benefits to
Mr. and Mrs. Gene Whisler and many of these people to whom
baby left -Friday for Mansfield.
Ohio to visitrelatives while on va-nothing was payable previously be-
cation. cause of the law in effect at the
Mrs. Gracie Pippin of Cottondale. time of the worker's death. This
Mr. and Mrs. Grover Pippin of amendment to the Act became ef-
Conyers, Ga., visited Mrs. Pippins' fective in ,September 1954. The
daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and benefit payments are retroactive
Mrs. H. A. Braxton Sunday. benefit payments are retroactive
The, Adult Training Union Class for as much as one year; therefore,
held their quarterly social at the applicants who file as late as Sep-
Community House Tuesday at 8:00 temlher 1955 will be entitled to re-
with rs. Clyde Gentry and Mrs.
J. H. 'Chafin serving. Interesting ceive benefits back to September
and educational games were enjoy- 1954, but for every month a poten-
td after which the hostess served tially entitled person delays filing
home-made cakes, open face sand-
wiches and punch to the follow- is with the UISAF and has been sta-
.ng: Mr. and Mrs. James Horton,' *sxej, 'a 8V purelIpItU'i penon
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Sewell, Mr. The Baptist Mission Church here
and Mrs. Stets Pridgeon, Mr. and celebrate dits first birthday with
Mrs. J. H. Chafin, E. L. Antley and a mission study being conducted
Mesdames H. A. Braxton, James in the WMU program for the week
Martin, Ella Stebel, G. S. Croxton, climaxed Sunday by services con-
Ernest Bradley, Jimmy Spotts. Car- ducted on missions. Dinner on ne
ter Ward, D. R. Hatcher, R. L. grounds was enjoyed by those at-
Smith, Bill Harper, George Harper, tending the communion of the
Skeeter Clark, 'Clyde Gentry. church's one year of service.
Bernard Pridgeon, Jr., returned The WMU met Monday afternoon
to Auburn, Ala., last week to re- at the Baptist Miss CnoihcurSH
sume his studies there after a short at the Baptist Mission Church at
visit here with his parents, Mr. and 3:00 p.m. with the president, Mrs.
Mrs. B. A. Pridgeon. D. R. Hatcher, presiding. After the
Mrs. Odis Hutto left Saturday for devotional Circle No. 1 gave the
her home in Macon, Ga:, after spend- Royal .Service program on "Mission-
ing several days here as hte guest aries to Thialand".
of her daughter and soh-in law, Mr.
and Mrs. J. Y. Wimberly.
Mr. and Mrs: B. C. Prince spent
the week end in Tallahassee .visit-
ing their daughter and son-in-law,
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Yates.
Friends of R. H. Shirah will're
gret to learn that 'he is ill at his
home here. _,_-.
'Mrs. Buddy Bridges and Mrs. Er-
nest Bradley were Monday visitors -
to Wewahitchka on business.
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Sewell were
called to Thomaston, Ga., Friday
due to the illness of Mr. Sewell's
brother-in-4aw, Miles Whitman.
The home of Mrs. Carl Holsen- *
back was the scene of a stork show-
er honoring Mrs. James Lindsey
Tuesday morning at 10:'00 a.m.
Games- were enjoyed by all after
which presentation of gifts were erscC
made. Refreshments of, cokes and _t0 pel
cookies were served by the hostess JOti
Mesdames Carl Holsneback, Robert
Davis, and Curtiss Hammond' to rrC
SMeadhmes S. C. orris, Rudolph Sai e S
ran, Jim Roberts, R. L. Smith, E. i I 5 C
L. Antley, D. R. Hatcher, Charley .
SSapp, N. L. Griner, Johnny Walker
Henry Sewell, Paul Bratcher, Er-
nest Bradley, George Harper, G. S.
Croxton, James Horton, Bill Beau t h' e
champ, Lewis Corle11 and James
Lindsey. Those sending gt ts bat O C
not present were Mesdames J. H. M. -
Chafin, Douglas Whitehead, Tee Ir *
Hicks, Clyd11 Gentry and Ella Ste-
Larry Stafford is attending school
at the Georgia Military Academy $ *
in College Park. Ga. '
q 'Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Stafford and O
Mr. and Mrs. Carter Ward we.:e Th
visitors in Marrianna,- Bruce and I .
VernOn Sunday. )While in Vernon t '
they visited Mr. and Mrs. Toss (
Mr. and Mrs. Edison Booth and 0 V
children spent the week end in *
Chlipley, visiting Mrs. Booth's par-
ents, O. T. Woodham and in Boni-
fay visiting his parents, Mr. and
Mrs. W. S. Booth.
John Henry Pope is expected
homo fro mboot training today. He JAMES K. FRIEDRICH presents
THE STAR, PORT ST. JOE, GLOLF COUNTY, FLORIDA
after September, he will lose a Highland View Baptist Church
month's benefits. Lowell F. Adams, Pastor
Claims and inquiries should be Preaching services, 11:00 a.m. and
made at the local District Office of 8:00 p.m. each Sunday.
the Social Security Administration Sunday School at 9:45 each Sunday
at 522 Mercer Avenue, Panama City. morning.
i Training Union assembly at 6:45.
Nervousness and sleeplessness Mid-week Bible study, Wed. eve-
an be caused by your spine-Try ig .
a Chiropractor. (adv) ing at 8:0 .
Advertising Doesn't Cost It PAYS.
L^H'^ v r^6^
.A streak of perky braid belts this little low
flat with newness, ties in a snappy bow at
your heel. Twin buttons stud the vamp -
the whole effect is young and gay. In black
suede and red leather.
COSTING'S DEPARTMENT STORE
'SS **@ J* S**. SS SOO P55 *
** ** **** ** ** *** ** 8e
Elementary School Mrs. Bartee's Grandson
Lunch Room Menu Suffers From Snake Bite
Monday, September 26 TALLAHASSEE The condition
Cold cuts, string beans, lettuce of Ronald Childers, 15, Chaires, was
and tomato salad, white bread, but-
ter, poach halves, cookies and milk, listed as "fair" this afternoon fol-
Tuesday, September 27 lowing hia admittance to Tallahas-
Lima beans, buttered corn, green 'see Memorial Hospital for treat-
salad, wheat bread, butter, date de-,
light, milk. Islaw, white bread, butter, cherrie
Wednesday, September 28 pie and milk.
Shepherd's pie, whipped potatoes, Friday, September 30
cabbage, apple raisin salad, white' Macaroni and cheese, buttered
bread, butter, milk and cookie. peas, liced tomatoes, wheat bread,
Thursday, September 29 butter milk and chocolate ice cream.
Stew beef with vegetables, cole --
o %_ I I- .-
Did you know that life expectancy has
Increased from 60 to 70 years since 1930?
Did you know that diphtheria, mastoiditis,
scarlet fever, pneumonia the big killers
of children a quarter-century ago rarely
take the life of a child today? Chiefly re-
sponsible for these facts are today's
"wonder drugs." Your Rexall Pharmacist
has a complete stock of all "wonder
drugs" now in upe, adding the new ones
as soon as they are proved effective.
"Wonder drugs" are available on your
doctor's prescription only. We take pride
in our alert, up-to-date prescription depart-
ment for your health is our business.
YOUR (f PHARMACIST
Buzzett's Drug Store
IL in GLORIOUS COLOR
A CENTURY FILMS PRODUCrION
LEE J. COBB
Robert WILSON James GRIFFITH
JOANNE DRU as MARY MAGDALENE
.,ih OUCH CONNORS LOWELL CIIMORE T IONI GERRY
Sand a great supporting cast!
... Produced by JAMES K FliEDRICH
S Drecrled bv IRVING PICHEL and JOHN T.COfLi.
i lory by ARHIJP ROcltMANl
Clwo by EASTMAN P.,lipe ti b PATH LAB.
St. Joe Drive-In Theatre
SUNDAY and MONDAY SEPTEMBER 25 and 26
ment of snake bite. The kind of
reptile involved was not identified.
Ronald was bitten twice in his
left thumb as he was holding the
snake during an experiment in
biology class at a Tallahassee
Ronald is the grandson of Mrs.
Esther Bartee of this city.
Asthma can be caused by your
spine-See a Chiropractor. (adv)
,! V'rt Ads Get Riesuilt
THE STAR, PORT ST. JOE, GULF COUN'tY, FLORIDA
The Public Is Cordially Invited To Attend
PORT ST. JOE'S NEWEST FLORIST
(Formerly Located At 907 Monument Avenue)
226 REID AVENUE
(Next Door To Firestone Store)
PORT ST. JOE, FLORIDA
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 1955
-- 9:00 A.M. TO 6:00 P.M.
WE WIRE FLOWERS ANYWHERE
FREE BLOOMING ORCHID PLANTS
(Worth $15.00 each) to be given away at 5:00
P.M. Saturday, September 24, 1955. Just sign your name and address
You do not have to be present to win.
IN THE WORLD
Outstanding For. .
DEPENDABILITY and VARIETY
With the Purchase of $1.00 or more in merchandise from our shop !
through Wednesday, September 28, 1955.
0 Do not be misled by our trade name ORCHIDLAND. While we raise
our own orchids we also carry at all times a fresh stock of popular flowers
for all occasions including carnations, chrysanthemums, roses, gladioli,
asters and many others.
We Have Complete Facilities For:
" All flowers purchased from our shop guaranteed to be fresh and long lasting.
* We make deliveries to the local Municipal Hospital every day.
" We deliver anywhere in the City, Highland View and Oak Grove.
MRS. I. C. NEDLEY
FOR RENT: Furnished bedrooms
and apartments. David's lMIotel,
202 Monument Ave., Phone '9-9161.
FOR RENT Comfortable bedroom.
-Suitable for one person. Phone
FOR RENT: Unfurnished 2-bed-
room house. Phone 7-9681.
LOST AND FOUND
FOUND: Pair of horn rim glasses.
Owner may have by identifying
and paying for this ad. The Star,
KENNEDY'S ELECTRIC and RE-
FRIGERATION SERVICE. Li-
censed electrical contractor. All
kinds electric and refrigeration
service and, installation. Phone
SITrP AND SWAP-Headquarters
for your used furniture and ap
pliances.' 213 Reid Avenue, Phone
291. WE BUY AND SELL. tfe,
Keys Made While You Wait
WESTERN AUTO .
Bicye!p Repal.'Ing '- All Makes
ReloI Parts and Repairs
WILLIS V. ROWAN POST 116,
THE AMERICAN LEGION. Meet.
ing first and third Monday nights
800 p.m., American Legion Home
MASONIC TEMPLE F. & A. M.-
Po..- St. Joe Lodge 111 Regular
meetings 2nd and 4th FrI.
days each month, 8:00 p. m
Members urged to attend:
i*sltlng brothers welcome. W. L.
Jordan, W. M.; R. H. Trawick,
SAMARITAN LODGE No. 40, 1. 0.
0. F.-Meets first and third Thurs.
days, 7:30p. m. in Masonic Hall. All
members urged to attend: visitinq
rethren invited. H. H. Shirley, N.
4., Alden Ferris, Secretary.
R. A. M.-Regular convocation of
St. Joseph Chapter No. 56, H. A.
M., 2nd and 4th Mondays. All visit-
Ing companions welcome. Jimmy
Greer, High Priest; H. R. Malge,
Meeting night ev.
ery other Monday
Meetings at Moos
Hall, 310 Fourth St.
Mrs. Sheffield Honors
Son On 3rd Birthday
Mrs. Jack 'Sheffield honored her
3-year-old son with a birthday party
iSeveral games were played. Re-
freshments of birthday cake, ice
cream cold drinks and bubble gum
were served to the little guests.
Those helping Donnie celebrate
his birthday were: Neil Poitevint,
Kn'app Smith, 'Patsy Johnson,
Judy Herring, Glenda Rudd, Linda
Wilson, Robie Lee Edwards, Annie
Johnson, Linda Graham, Carla Jean
Herring, Judy Graham, Alford
Rudd, Jae Freida Joines, Pam Wil-
son, Cherrie Arnett, Charlott Gra-
ham, Barbara Martin, Carolyn Carr,
Mary Louise Kirk, Larry Cox, Rick-
ie Lovett, Jenifer Kennedy, Julie
Buttram, Jackie Sheffield, Mary El-
len Henderson, Mrs. Lloyd Rudd,
Mrs. Lee Edwards, Mrs. Tom Par-
ker, Mrs. E. J. Rich, Mrs. James
Wilson. Those unable to attend
but sending gifts were Billie Her-
ring, Billie Carr and Phillis Tom-
(Continued from page 1)
Mr. H. Park Arnold, trustee of
Kiwanis International, and promi-
nent Glendale, California business-
man, will be a featured speaker dur-
ing the four-day meeting at the J.
S. Starkey Hotel .Court.
Delegates from 115 clubs, repre-
senting 1 membership of more than
7700 business and professional lead-i
ers, will participate in the various
sessions. Committee conferences, a
It Pays To Advertise Try It. |
Company in Tampa.
IMr. Xrnold, one of the principal
y speakers, and the official represen-
taLive of Kiwanis International at
'the meet.[ng, is a 43-year veteran of
Kiwanis. During that time, he has
been president of the Kiwanios Club
of Glendale, governor of the Cali-
forniaNevada,Hawaii Kiwanis Dis-
,trict, chairman of many district
Scommittees and chairman of the
international Committees on Pub-
hce and Business Affairs for the U.
S., and 'Support of Churches in
Their Spiritual Aims. He is active
in business and civic life in Glen-
dale. Among his affiliations are a
trustee.ship' of the University of
Redlands, and a vice presidency of
Sthe Giendale Hospital Research
discussion of plans for the coming Chiropractors treat the cause rf
year, and election of officers will disease instead of the syimtoms.
highlight the, convention program,. -
Hlannon said. Throat irritations can come from
The presiding officer at the four- your splne.-See a Chlropractor.
day session will be-Mr. Thomas W.
EcElvy, governor of the Florida For a "Crick" in your neck--See
Kiwanis District. McElvy is vice Chiropractic. (adv)
president of the Havatampa 'Cigar This on your printing Is a sign of quality.
TO THE VOTERS OF PORT ST. JOE
I would like to express my appreciation for
the wonderful vote that was cast in my favor in the
First Primary, Election in my race for the City Coun-
cill. Your support was gratifying arid appreciated.
T. W. (Terry) HINOTE
TO THE VOTERS OF PORT ST. JOE
The wonderful vote I received is indeed gratifying.
This was my first venture into politics and the. privilege
of meeting and making new friends was well worth while.
I particularly appreciate the efforts of those who
worked in my behalf; their confidence will not be soon
My sincere and heartfelt thanks to my many friends
who voted for and supported me in my race for City
OSCAR L. ROBERTS
MIRROR, MIRROR ON THE WALL
- Where Is That Store With Values For Fall?
rt St.ALL Joe, Florida
Port St. Joe, Florida
MR. ED EELLS
SPECIAL SALE for Friday and Saturday, Sept. 23 and 24
We are proud of our selection of merchandise and know you will
be too and especially proud of the low, low prices which will help
you in your family budget. We list here only a few of the many,
many new items we have in stock
15 Ga., 15 Denier
F,or the entire family $1.98 to $4.98 Values
SWEATERS 57c and $1.00
Boys' and Men's A $1.95 Value
SWEAT SHIRTS $1.49
WORK SOX 20c
Infants to Size 8 'Long Sleeve
T-SHIRTS 79c and 89c
Largest selection of Clutch and Hand-bags in
Gulf County All colors, suede, faille, kid,
HAND BAGS $1.00 to $2.98
We invite you to visit our BABY DE-
PARTMENT for a complete line of
From abdominal binders to dress up suits. All
items by Spencer carry Parents' Magazine and
Good Housekeeping seals. Guaranteed satisfac-
tory by HALLMARK'S or money back. All
items excellent for baby gifts.
5 yds. $1.00
Skirt Length Material, yd. $1.00
7 Dozen Assortment of
BOYS SHIRTS in cotton, flannel, or
Corduroy all items special price
FROM $2.98 to $4.98
You would expect to pay much more for a
value as these are.
By Donna Gay
100% ORLON SWEATERS
SHORT SLEEVE Pullover .-- $2.98
LONG SLEEVE, Button ----. ....$3.98
You will now find that HALLMARKS
carries nationally known buttons by
Lansing and Zippers by Talon.
Both items fully guaranteed or money refunded
NITES and SUNDAY
TliUIRRSDAY, SP-PTEMOSR8 22, 195611
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