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S PORT ST. JOE
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VOLUME XIX $3.00 Per Year -OaRT ST. JOE, FLORIDA THURSbAY, FEBRUARY 1956 S ingle Copy 8s NUMBER 26
New Church To Be Dedicated
"4. "5n'- --
Methodist s To Dedicate 'New
Church Buiding Thi Sunday
High School Band
Entertains PTA Meet
The Port St. Joe High School
Band under the direction of Her-
man Dean, Bandmaster, entertain-
ed at the joint, meeting of the ele-
mentary Parent-Teacher Associa-
tion and the High School Parent-
Teacher Association, Thursday
night in the auditorium of the Ele-
-mentary School at 8 o'clock.
*Highlight of the program was a
'"swing" number presented by the
band and a flute quartet featuring
"Grandfather's Clock" by Marsha
Cargill, Kathy Davis, Delores
Chism and Barbara Mitchell'.
"'Our Rich Heritage" a part of
the theme of this year's Fuotj.r's
Day progranm,was'e i.Aztt 4'Past.
Presiidents- pres-en't were Mrs,. Ed-
win Ramsey, Mrs. Rush- C-lism,
Mrs. Ralph Swatts, Mrs. Charles
Brown, Paul Fensom and J B. Har-
ris..The theme of the elementary
PTA for the year is Better -Health
Through' Better Playgrounds.
The Rev. Lloyd D: Riley -gave the
devotional. Mrs. Willik Wager'
presided in the absence odf the pfes-
ident, Mrs. Myrtle Childbers and
Mrs. Clyde Fite acted as secretary
in the absence of Mrs. Marvin
New Managers Take
Over IGA Operation
Last Week the I'GA super market
here formally announced a new,
ownership. Tihe local Super Mar-
ket is owned by' two partners wLo
Bishop Clare Purcell Will Deliver
Dedicatory Address Sunday
BY MRS. R. A. SWATTS
"The Answer Is God". More and
more today we .see these written
words. More and' more today we
hear these spoken words, and be-
cause we believe so emphatically in
theAtruth of these words, the mem-
bership of the First. VMethodist
Church of this city will gather to-
gether Sundady morning, February
Three Road Protects
Under Wyn Gulf
$.7.5 miliions-in. road construc-
tion projects .were: underway, in 'he
state durin-'January, according to
a mnruthly -progress .report issued
this _week by Wilbur E. Jones,
Chairman of the State Road Depart-
/ In addition to the .$87,56.4;494 of
projects' already under ,construe-
tion, Chairman Jones said that bids
were received for $2,084,667 in, new
construction. During the month
contracts were formally---awarded
for road constucti'nn.totaling $5,-
302,994, while work completed and
accepted ,by the Department in the
period, amounted to $3,509,095.
Richar-d i. Simpson.oft Montice!-.
lo, Road Board member. !rd !.ihe
Third District, reported that con-
struction under 60 contrac-s in Lbe,
18 counties comprising th-i disrilctf
ac'A,o ,Lted for $14,396,121 of :the
26, for the purpose of dedicating
to the service of our Lord, the
lovely building in its beautiful sett-
ing on; the waterfront.
Sunday will indeed be a red-letter
day in. the history of our church.
The dedicatoiy address, which is.
to be given by Pishop Clare Purcell
of the Southeastern. Jurisdiction,
a.nd .is to' be roadacast over station-
WiD IP,?will mark the realization of
'a :dream which had its beginning
many years agb' (191'2) in the lobby
of the old Port Inn (now burned)
when the Church was organized by
a g'-oup .of interested. .citizens un,.
der the leadership of A. Morgan
Jone.s, Sr. Many of the older fam--
ilies can remember attending ser-
vices in thd little two-room .wooden
school building until a building
could be constructed' on what is
row Long Avenue. Friends in the
Baptist, Presbyterian and Episco-
pal Churches can reiemb'ber their
own organizational meetings .and
their early services-ini this building
on Long' Avenue. .These same
friends and later ones have watch-
od the progress of -this' church,
have contributed greatly .to it, and
rejoiced with it when it was mov-
ed 'to the present church home, at
that time uncompleted. To those
friends th church wishes to ex-
'press its sincere appreciation, ;and
to the former pastors, Rev. Lloyd-
Tubb and Rev. LWarrei.Lindsey and
their families,, who will worship
here thi!. Sunday.
ox'i ':wo IGA stores, .one h're aid s .'i -.otal. The Sunday morning service will
ole in 'Chattahoochee. :.i 'w ,-ire projects were underway begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. and
manager here, Ed Woods, is c .e in Gulf County during the :inth all members and' visitors are urg-
of the partners and tih o ,-- part- The' were the radin--t-Iu-elr' 'edl to be on time.-Extra nursery
ner, Mr. Westmoreland, manrge3s at tat "Road 30-A (7.281 mnles) space and assistants. will be pro-
their store in 'Chattahoochee. 'ffri.i 'the Franklin Cou'-y line to vided for the care of the small
Both the partners are formerly ,lr: 't. Joe, 63 per cent complor; children. -
employees of the Colinial gr. 'icr: grading-paving-structuresw on 1.804 Rev. Fred Davis has announced
chain and have had many years miles on streets in Port St. Joe, six that the sermon for the evening
experience in Colonial stores sad per cent complete; .gradi.-paving- service will be preached-by Rev.
,come here from Macon, Ga. structures on 1.646 miles oi streets T.ubb, and. a cordial invitation is
Associated with Woods in the lo- Win ewahitchka, 23 per Tent corn extended, to the public to attend
cal store are Marion Musselwhite,. plate. these services.
store manager and James Wincey,
market manager. Both these men *
are also former Colonial employees. B- or ig H lgh In Nation In
Woods and Westmoreland haveK n
purchased the local store from Em- Ta ** *
mette Daniell, who had operated Tree Farm Management Activities
the super market here for many
years. TALLAHASSEE-Florida's farm ment Branch which administers the
foresters helped manage more tim- state's farm forestry program, stays
rs Frary To Present urig 1955 than those of that in spite of good compaa-
berland during 1955 than those of that in spite of good compara-
rupils in riano Recital 'any other state in the union, ac-
The piano students of Mrs. Ted cording to a report just released by
Frary will be presented in a reci- the, U. S. Forest Service. The re-
tal at the High School Auditorium port shows that 929,489 woodland
Friday night, Feb. 24. at 8:)00 p.m.
A varied program of classics and-
popular modern will be heard. The
public is cordially invited to attend.
The pupils taking on the program
are: Catherine Duren, Crista Du-
ren, Patricia McCormick, Toni Mi-
ra, Freddy Joines, Barbara Mit-
chell, Mary Cardine Lyons, Edith
McLawhon, Joyce Davis, Betty
Peggy Chafin, Diane Retherford,
acres were involved in the coopera-
tive state-federal program during
the year. "The, nearest rival was
New York state with 285,069 acres..
The-report covers the farm for-
estry programs of 38 states. In addi-
tion to its top standing in amount
of acreage, Florida ranked fifth in
volume of products harvested un-
der a farm forestry program, sixth
in gross sale value of products har-
Brenda Conley, Lonnie Bell and vested, -seventh in number of wood-
Barbara Bell. land owners assisted, and 7th in
.... amount of state money expended
She first prohibition law in he on the program.
UiS. was invoked in Kansas in '*R. A. Bonninghausen, chief of.
1880. the Florida Forest Service Manage-
tive record, the vast majority of
Florida's .'ninety-three thousand
small land-owners are still in need
of but have not yet requested wood-
land management assistance. "The
small woodland owners hold fifty
percent of all the timberland in the
state," Bonninghausen added..
Four new farm forestry projects
have been .added to Florida's pro-
gram since the period of the U. S.
Forest Service report, bringing the
total number to eighteen.
New York state had the second,
highest acreage managed with the
help of farm foresters after Florida,
and, was tops in number of wood-
land owners assisted, as well as in
expenditures by the state and in
total expenditures for ,a farm for-
Sharks Make A
High Mark In
upen in Tournament
Play Last Night
The Port St. Joe Sharks closed
our their regular season here Tues-
day night with a new scoring re-
cord for the year as .they defeated
The victory gave tie Sharks a
23-1 record in regular play and
a 2-1 mark in tournament games.
The losses were to Wewahitchka
and to Marianna. The latter was
an overtime defeat for the North-
west Florida conference .title. The
loss to Wewahitchka was suffered
Tuesday night the .St. Joe com-
bine turned on their scoring power
In the first half and, led 47-18 at
halftime. Wilford' Elliott had 30,
Ray Oliver 2,7, Walter Wilder 21,
Wayne Taylor and Terry Hinote
each scored 14. Paul Langston led
Crawfordville with 11.
Port St. Joe Pas. Crawfordville
Taylor, 14 F Jolangsboa, 4
Oliver, 27 F Har-ell, 3
,lMiott,. 30 C Strickiand, 8
Wilder, 21' G Langston, 11
Hinote, 14 G Duggar, 6
SSubstitutions were: For Port St.-
Joe, Ray.2, lSmith 2, ll'etcher 2. For
Crawfordville: Oaksq 3, Outz 4,
Emith 1, Spears 1, Taff 0.
Scores by quarters;
Crawfordville 8 10 18 4-
Port St. Joe 18 19 84 27
The Port St. Joe Sharks came
very near the 100 point mark Sat-
urday night When they defeated
Blountstown on the local court by-
a score of 99-58.
The Sharks took a 30-24 lead in
r high scoring first- period then
went on to rack a~a'4-45 lead-
Wilford Elliott went on a high
scoring spree as he dropped in 16
field goals and 10 three throws for
a total of '42 points. Terry Hinote
scored 13, Walter Wilder 12, Ray
Oliver 11 and Wayne Taylor 10. ; ,
Floyd Williams scored 28 to lead
'The, score by quarters:
Blountstown 24 11 10 13
Port St. Joe 30 24. 28 19
:P'ort St. Joe and. Apalachicola
opened the action at Chattahoochee
in District 2-,B last night. The St.
Joe quintette has beaten the Apa-
lachicola five several -times this
year and were highly favored win
but the score was not available at
press time last night.
- The 'Sharks have also been seed-
ed the number one team in the tour-
ney and are expected to meet Chat-
tahodchee in the finals.
Company Will Urge County
To Participate In Dredging
Brown Takes Over Saunders Tells County Group That
SAs FPC Manager Company Will Support Dredging
R. 'R. Brown, division manager,
Florida Power Corporation, Monti- The St. Joe Paper Company. call- question which has been a.question
cello, has announced, the appoint- ed a meeting of all the County of- of controversy -with the Cooi.niss-
ment of A. F. Meyer of Apalachi- ficersi Monday night at Beard's sion for the past few months.
cola as acting local manager for Camp to declare their standing on- The Board has been under pres-
Port ,St. Joe. Meyer will relieve R. the Apalachicola River dredging sure for the past few months by
G. Porter who is on a six month the U. S. Engineers to provide spoil
sick leave areas and rights-of-way for the
.Meyer is no stranger to Port St. dredging of the Apatachicola to
Joe, having worked in and out of City Sets Date For open a shipping lane from -the
town fo.- the past 18 years. He was S Gulf of Mexico to Atlanta; Ga.
en.poyed as line foreman before Water Tax Referendum The Engineers have committ-
taking up his duties as loIal mana- ments from all counties bordering'
ger here- the project except Gulf. The'Gulf
erhere. he jCity Commission, Tueas Board has been holding out for a
Meyeris a veteran of Worl'- War day night, set the. date for the channel to come by way of the
If having served approximately coming referendum- for a tax on Chipola ut-off in place of the
four years in the Pacific ,rea, dur- the -water and sewer service of main.river -
ing /which time he served as- ma- the city forMarch 27. aSrry H. Saunders, vice-preal-
chintist mate of the UISS Montgom- The tax from the twoo systems ent of the Pap er Company met
ery. He is married and has one subject to the referendum, will ith the group athe company's
daughter and is a member ot the be used to build additional rooms -itain to explain .the Co-
Episcopal Church. on the 'Municipal Hospital. pny's interest in the matter. SaUn-
S' The City Commission agreed ders Lold the group that It was
Band Schedulesupon requests from citizens to Lis understanding thatl"the Com-
Band -Schedules hold the referendum on the quest- pany is being accused of holding up
SMarc 2 since there was so i. ch ap. he dredging behind the scenes. He
Concert Marcn parent.opposition to thequestion. declared that such was not the
S. Notice of the election will be case. He told the Connissloni that
'Mr. Leroy Bowdoin, Principal of found on page eight of this a representative from his company
the Port St. Joe High School, wish- weeks issue of The Star. would appear before the board at
es to announce the first formal their neat meeting and' urge the
band concert of th ,year to be S p i board to issue a resolution declar-
played by the highI school band. Area Speling Bee ing that they will do what the En-
The concert will b played in the gineers wish. He said that he felt
e concern W playe the s Set For March 7 his ruest would state the con-
high school gymnasium and' will r_ 1 y'se t would itate the com-
bsgi4 at 8:00 p.m. on the- night pa y's feeling in .the matter.as
of Friday, March 2. Tickets twill The area spelling bee sponsored wanting. it to go through.
be fifty cents for adults and twen- by the News-Herald will be coan- .David Carl Gaskin, attorney for
ty-five cents for all school students ducted in Panama City oni Sitiar- the board asked that the board hold
No admission for children under :ay, March 17. up its decision on the matter un-
school.agj. SpeUers froin f'e counties, Bay, ill a,...group from WeaWa itchla-'
S Gulf, Franklin,. Calhoun' and' -bt- otrid-go, to a* jre4ating
Dand-master Dean States "The erty, will participate in'the annual the Chipotla roit. be followed in
band is in better condition at this event. The winner will receive a lieu of the river route. Charlie
time than ever before. There la s25 +defense bo0'i and an expense Morgan stated that when the re-
more maturity of tone and refine- paid trip to' Jacksonville where quest for dredging was made back
ment in musicianship than. at any they will participate in the Florl- in 1948 by the board, at which time
other time since my arrival here. da event. they agreed to.provide spoi areas,
I am very proud' to present the This year, each county- will hold it was felt that the channel would
band to the public at this time." an elimination spelling match with come down the Cut-off since this
The program will consist of mus- the winner and iunner-up of each was the route followed by shipping
ic of popular appeal and will also county representing the county in when it was carried on over the
include the contest music which the area meet. river'in days gone-by.
will be played before the adjudi- aundersfuthertated that his
cators in the coming official band Contestants must not be over 15 Saundersstated that his
festival to be held, in Fort Walton years of age and must not have Company would, urge the passage
Beach on March 23 and 24 of this passed the eighth grade. Winner nec a resolutions to rovi
year. of the state meet will go to the necessary spoil areas and right gof-
national spelling 'bee in Washing- way so that the project might go
m, oney derived from the concert ton, D.C. through. He declared that it was
will be used to purchase new music his contention that the, dredging
pay outstanding bills for merchen- Each school of the five counties would aid no one but Port St. Joe
d'se already purchased, and help are urged- to hold matches as early as an outlet port in any respect,
pay contest expenses. Come out as possible in preparation for the no matter which way the channel
and' hear a good concert and help county meets. went, and he felt that Gulf should
your band toward higher stand- -' not take the chance of losing the
ards of accomplishment. Advertising doesn't eost. it PATSI dredging by' holding out.
ing to discuss plans for an arran- ten of his icome to Gods ork
gement Tea to be given by the Port
St. Joe Garden. Club on Sunday, was endorsed by Kenneth S. Keyes,
March 18. : prominent .Miami realtor and bust-
Chairman for the special event, ness leader, at a meeting last Fri-
Mrs. Ned-ley presided at the called day at the Elementary School Au-
Those attending were Mrs. Cecil Keyes said it was "sound busi-
Hewitt, Mrs. Carl Armstrong, Mrs. ness reasoning to believe that God
Buck Griffin, Mrs. W. E. Thursday, 'will bless financially the man or
Mrs. Terry Hinote, Mrs. Kenneth 'woman, or the business firm, that
Brodnax and Mrs. Meigs.Hallman. honors Him and tries to further
on the world situation and the four
words that he hated. The first
word was Securiy. Somehow, it
seems, people can think that they
can have security in this life, which
is but for a moment. While their
eyes are on get along here, they
have not laid up any treasures for
the life to come. Another most dan-
gerous word is Compromise. He
said that it is impossible to com-
promise with the devil, and yet
not exist with darkness", said Le-
Craw, "neither truth with evil, hea-
ven with hell, nor God wl&h the de-
vil I agree' with Stalin that
Chr ?'ianity and Communism can-
ano exist on the same glooe, and
ihat on" will destroy the other."
On Sfinday afternoon, Col. Le-
Craw gave one of the most stirring
messages ever heard in St. Joe.
He told of the things we could, do
-- !'His program on earth." Christians individually and we as about it. The first was to pray.
Mrs. Starnes Is Hostess I (He cited numerous examples of a natoin have lost our soul through Then to tithe. The third was to dc
To St. Mary's Guild businessmen who had, experienced compromise .. taking the expe- Christian charity in the name of
financial gain through tithing. dient way rather than the right Jesus Christ. Next we could' love,
Mrs. Walter Starnes was hostess Among them were William Colgate way. The third deadly word is Ar- with the kind of love that. send
to members of St. Mary's Guild, of the toiletries firm, Heinz of the" ristice w hic h means "armed God's son from heaven to die on the
St. James' Episcopal Auxiliary, 57 varieties, Hershey of the candy truce". This is how the World War cross. A most important thing to
Monday night in her home on Moil-firm, Kraft of the cheese company, I ended' and it wasn't the end at do also is to live in the expec-
umenit Avenue. .Jarm'an of the shoe firm, Kellogg all; but the appetizer for World -ancy of the promised and immin-
Mrs. Thomas Miller presented of the breakfast foods company War II. Korea is only an armistice. e.at return of Jesus Christ to the
the program and, taking part was 'and Procter of the soap firm. Col. LeCraw was in Korea and says earth, He said he would come again
Mrs. Ernest Wimberly Mrs. Har- In summarizing his talk, Keyes they could have won the war many but suddenly. "Live this week as
old Prim, 'Mrs. Otto Anderson, Mrs. said tithing is God's plan given times but the compromising poll- though He will come this wees, ane
Bert Munn and Mrs. Starnes. man in His word; it was endorsed cy of the Pentagon half way around you will be in the place and .in the
Mrs. Starnes gave the opening by Christ; it is .the ofily practical the world laid, our sons on the act and, in the words that would
p ayer. b. usness-like way to recognize yellow altar of armistice. The final please Him, and of which yo'j will
.Alt the conclusion of the meeting, God's prior claim on' man's time, word to hate Co-existence. There is not be ashamed."
th hostess served refreshments of energy and ability and, the dollars no such word in the Communist Many words of appreciation for
cokes, nut bread and cheese sticks. produced by them; it will enrich book, though.they use it to bait the the words brought by the Mission.
,c 'lives, spiritually; it will bring fi- soft-hearted Americans. Col. Le- were expressed by church and civic
Education- does not grow from nancial blessing; and it is a vital Craw heard Stalin say in Vienna leaders throughout Port St. Joe.
beautiful buildings. step to fulfill the first command- in 194'6 that Christianity and Com-- It was the feeling of all who par-
ment, "to love the Lord our God munism cannot both exist on the ticipated, in the Mission that it fill.
A good home is always easy with all our heart, with all our earth, and that one will blot out ed a need for words on steward
to go into and hard to leave. soul and with all our mind." the other and Stalin added ship in Port ,St. Joe.
Garden, Club Plans For -I
Arrangement Tea March 18, Mission To Men" Draws Large Crowds During 3-Day Period
SA committee of seven met with The Christian laymen's- respon- On Saturday night Col. LeCraw strongly, "We do not plan to be
Mrs. I. C. Ne-dley Wednesday morn- abilityy to contribute at least a talked to the men of the churches the one blotted out." "Light can-
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Robert Tappers Will Celebrate Golden
Wedding Anniversary This Sunday
Captain and Mrs. Robert Tap-
per will celebrate their 50th wed-
ding anniversary at. a'reception to
be given Sunday, Feb. 26 at their
home on 201 8th street by their
sons, Senator George Tapper and
William R. Tapper.
No invitations are being sent for
the reception but all friends are
invited to call from 4 to 7 o'clock
Captain Tapper, one of the most
colorful of the pioneer seafaring
residents of Northwest Florida,
and Mrs. Tapper, who along with
her husband has been a key figure
in civic activities of the Port St.
Joe area for 37 years, are widely
known throughout the state.
The Tappers became residents
of Port St. Joe in 1919 when Capt.
Tapper was affiliated with the du-
Pont .Company. He later became
associated with the Florida Men-
haden Company and was harbor
master for Port St. Joe for 13
Mrs. Tapper is a past president
of the Port St. Joe Parent Teach-
oer Association, the Port St. Joe
Woman's Club and the Hospital
Auxiliary. She was also a school
trustee. Both she and Mr. Tapper
are members of St. Patrick's Cath-
Assisting the hosts in caring for
the gusts will be Mrs. Albert Ward,
Mrs. Sara Kenney Mclntosh, Mrs.
Edd Ramsey, Mrs. Cecil Costin Sr.,
Mrs. Gene. Dare, Mrs. Otto Ander-
son, Mrs. William Quarles, Mrs.
Jake Belin and Miss, Enid Mathi-
Blaine Tharpe Is
Honored On Birthday
Mrs. William L. Tharpe enter-
tained with a weiner roast Friday
night from' 6:30 until 8:30 honor-
ing her son, Blaine. The party was
held at their residence on 16th St.
Following the weiner roast,
games and dancing was enjoyed.
Those attending were Joe Wha-
ley, Eonny Eells, Curtis Hammond,
Jimmy Johnson, Ronnie Tharpe,
Chesley Fnsom, Mary Dell Ramsey,
Mary Evelyn Garraway, Peggy
Lewis, Connie Munn, George Boy-
er, Alice Land, Peggy Pyle, Sarah
Brown, Brenda Ward, Kay Oreech,
Larry Rogers Davis, Judy Bateman,
Randy Lanier, Diane Hannon and
Generals "Stonewall" Jackson and
Matthew B. Ridgway were baptized
at the same font in St. John's Epis-
copal church, Brooklyn, N, Y.
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simplicity is the fitted jacket with
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We Have Five "Mill" Cars Good For Fishing Too
We Will Give
One of These Cars With the Purchase of Any
New FORD or MERCURY
THIS WEEK ONLY
NEW CAR PRICES AS LOW AS
ST. JOE MOTOR COS
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1950 Hard Top
Couple Will Present Evangelistic Song Mrs. Bracewell Hostess .1."y .tternMoonlt v h.
Service At First Methodist Church Tonite To First Baptist Circle deotional taken from St. Mat-
ServiceAt First Methew and Acts, followed with pray-
Servic At First M ethod t ner by Mrs. J. 0. Baggett.
Mrs. Joe Bracewel Iwas hostesserbyM O. Bagge
Charles and Jeannette Sheppapd, Michigan and Wstern Reserve. to membersof Circle 6 of the Wo- Reports of various chairmen
talented musicians of Wilmore, For years she headed the music man's Missionary Union of the weregiven and routine business
Kentucky, will present an evening department and directed the choirs First Baptist Church in her home transacted. Mrs. Charles Gill was
of sacred song at the First Metho- of Cleveland Bible College, Cleve- -- for the circle. Mrs. J. Baggett
dist Church tonight at 7:30 p.m. land, Ohio. was appointed program chairman.
The couple, known as "The Singing The Sheppards have recently re- Refreshments were served by
Sheppards", are well- known in turned from several months of sac- r the hostess. w
evangelistic and sacred concert cir- red concert and evangelistic en-
clss. They have recently completed gagements through 13 countries of Mrs. Gill dismissed the meeting
several weeks of singing engage- Europe. While in attendance at the with a prayer.
ments in Tennessee, Pnsylvania, World Council of Christian Lea- -- -
Ohio and Indiana. dership in Holland Mr. and Mrs. ,Advertising doesn'tC CO.L, If I
Mr. Sheppard, tenor, is a grad- Sheppard were presented to the
uate of Asbury College, Wilmore, former queen of the Netherlands,
Ky., and did graduate work at the Princess Wilhelmina.
American Conservatory of Music, The program will be varied, in-
Chicago, where he also was a mem- eluding oratorio, sacred classics,
ber of the faculty of Chicago Evan- hymns and gospel songs. A free
gelistic Institute. He has served will offering will be received for
as minister, of music at Epworth th ecouple.- Th public is cordially
Methodist Church, Lexington, Ky.; invited to attend this sacred con-
Calvary Evangelical United Bre- cert. 4 0 e W 4 *4 ;4 a
thren Church,- Chicago; and St. TH RSDAY
Marks Methodist Church, Pensa- t THURSDAY
Heat Loss FRED McMURRAY
cola. Aluminum paint, which help FRED McMURRAY
Mrs. Sheppard, contralto, also a prevent the loss of heat, can be ap.
graduate of Asbury College, situ- plied to advantage on the insula A T
died further at the University of ting jackets of steam r ipes. i
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Backbone of your wardrobe N 0 10 0 04**s
--this tri-colred suit TUESDAY a
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rayon linen. Haiti Thunder
S' grey, white and yellow; Na- a h
vy, white and red; Burma Ply
S-Green, sugr cane and lug-
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'.Kr Humphrey BOGART
7, Fredric MARCH
ST *ISO 'i.,f m NNijb i tiiiiA Scon
Highland View WSCS
Meets With Mrs. Weeks
The Highland View Methodist
Woman's Society of Christian Ser-
vice met at the home of Mrs. W. H.
Weeks on Monday, February 20.
The meeting was opened with pray-
er by Mrs. A. B. Pratt, after which
the president, Mrs. Weeks, con-
ducted the business session.
The program entitled, "The
,Vorld's Laborer" was presented by
the five members and one visitor
Delicious refreshments were ser-
ed by the hostess. .
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THU,.R*D",.F FffRUAR~y 23, 1,96
THU GTARl, Po~lr St. i~k, Q-ULf 06UNTY, F LORI~DA
BOYLES, St. Joe's Leading Clothier
Get Acquainted S-A-L-E
Boyles' is now under new man-
Lgement and It is my desire to
meet as many of the folks in St.
Joe and the surrounding area as
We want to take this opportun-
ity to assure you that, as in the
past years, it is our aim to continue
to give the highest quality mer-
chandise possible for the lowest
To the best of our ability we
1. Give courteous and helpful
2. Treat everyone as we ourselves
would like to be treated.
3. Make no false or exaggerated
statements about our merchandise.
4. Carry complete lines of mer-
chbandise that we handle.
5. Never to compromise quality
6. Make it a pleasure for you
to come in any time and not feel
that your arm is going to be twist-
ed it you do not make a purchase
7. Welcome suggestions and con-
structive criticism from you at all
times-After all, this is your store,
our customers are bossr-You give
the orders. We will carry them
out to the best of our ability.
All we want is the opportunity to
prove that we are sincere in what
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For the Junior sizes 5 to 15. "Doris Dod-
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New styles arriving almost daily
we think you will agree this is
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Big Thirsty TOWELS 4 for $1.00
20 X 40 Plaids, W whale of a buy
WASH CLOTHS 18 for $1.00'
DAN RIVER DRESS FABRICS
In stripes, plaids, checks and solids. We bought this In an assortment
For a special price. Values to $1.29 a yard.
THREE DAYS ONLY 66c
Prints and solids. Sleeveless in a good assortment of styles
Boy's White Dress Shirts $1.98
With 'cuff links, spread collars. Flne'
quality broadcloth. Sizes 6 to 16.
Boy's SPORT SHIRTS $1.95 $2.95
Sdlids and fancy. Newest collar styles. Sizes 6 to 18
and SPORT COATS
To fit all sizes from 1 to 18.
1 to 4, Short 'Pant Suits -- $3.98
4 to 7, Long Pant Suits $5.95
5 to 7, Sport Coats --------- $5.95
8 18 Sport Coats $9.95, $14.75
For casual and dress wear. Wash
and wear, tropicals, gabardines and
others. Sizes 28 to 42.
Boys' SPORT SHIRTS
DRESSES IN EASTER EGG COLORS
FOR THE LITTLE MISS
v$2.98 to $7.95
Sheer nylons, tissue ginghams, polished cottons, dotted swiss and
bination and many other frilly and flouncy. 3 to 6X, 7 to 14.
One Grop otton Dresses
Reg. $4.98 value. Sizes 9 to 16, 10 to 20, and half sizes
By "Mojud", "Fine 'Feather", "Lead-
ing Lady". Best spring shades
51 Gauge --. 79c, $1.25'
60 Gauge --- 1.19, $1.35
66 Gauge $1.50 .
Slightly irregular. 75 gauge, 10 den-
ier. If perfect, would be $1.95. Ter-
rific value. Frankly we haven't
been able to find the defects.
For your every need
"Sans Souci", "Mojud", "Seam-
prufe", "Archdale", "Carole",
Cotton and Nylon
SLIPS $1.59, $6.95
Cotton and Nylon
All Nylon. Only 24. ,Reg. $1.95 reduced to go. Sizes 8 to 16
SHOES FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY
MEN'S DRESS SHOES $5.95, $12.95
LADIES' SHOES and SANDALS $1.98, $9.95
CHILDREN'S SHOES $2.95, $6.95
1,200 YARDS CHAMBRAY
Five Yards $1.00
Stripes and solids. The material of many uses. For quilting, Play
clothes and pajamas.
Birdseye DIAPERS $1.95
Good quality, Heavy weight 27 X 27
FREE FREE FREE
ONE DRESS GIVEN AWAY SATURDAY BEFORE EASTER
The lucky person will bechosen Saturday, March 31
"SAVE A DRESS TAG"
Ask our salesladies how you may become eligible to receive thia
free dress today 1
Winner gets the dress of her choice Regardless of price
GIRL'S HATS $1.98 $2.98
Cute little styles in frilly lace and straws. Hats and hat and bag sets
Really tops for Easter.
The newest in spring styling $1 98 $3.95
by VAN HEUSEN and TU-
LANE Colors that would put a rainbow to shame also
in white. Small, Medium, Large.
Van Heusen Shirts
$2.95 and $3.95
The smartest In dress shirts all the most popular collar styles with regular
and French cuffs.
TIES, by Wembley and Van Heusen $1.50 -,$2.00
$29.50 to $39.50
Lightweight flannels, Dacron and Rayon, linen weave tropicals. 36 to 42
Men's SPORT COATS $11.95 to $22.50
Flannels and linen weave. 'Many
patterns Including, solid white. 36 to 42
"Gossard", "Loveable" and '%Sans
Souci". The basis- of your good
Cotton and Nylon
Brassieres $1.00, $3.95
Girdles $2.98, $9.95
Cotton Slips $1.00
Cotton and Rayon
Panties 39c, $1.00
MILLINERY FOR ALL, AGES
From teens to three-score Exciting styles for all
$2.98 TO $3.95
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THME STAR, PORT ST. JOE, GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA
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
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Entered as second-class matter, December 19. 1987, at the
Postofice, Port St. Joe, Fla., under Act of March 8, 1879.
DIAL BAH 7-3161
TO ADVERTISERS-In case of error or omissions in adver-
tisements, the publishers do not hold themselves liable for
damages further than amount received for such advertisement
The 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 pvnntd word remain.
"PARITY" FOR PARCEL POST
It is now a matter of public record that the
Post Office Department doesn't like Public Law
199 (that "public-be-damned" parcel post stran-
gulation law) any better than you do.
Completing its fourth year of increasing
frustration under what is widely known .as the
"private law of Railway, Express",. the Depart-
ment is calling on Congress for help. In letters
to the chairmen of both the Senate and House
Post Office committees, Acting Postmaster Gen-
eral aurice Stans pleads for legislation to rees.
tablish uniform sized and weight limitations for
parcel post packages to and from all classes 6i
By HELEN NORRIS
Honored With Party
-Mrs. E. B. Young, honored her
son, Ronnie with a birthday party
on his 16th birthday with a party,
at his home on Duval Street Thurs-
day, Feb. 16, at 7:30. Several
games were played then refresh-
ments of cake, potato chips, candy
and cokes were served, to the fol-
lowing guests: Edward Smith,
Jackie Mitchell, Fred Griffin, Rich-
ard Zipperer, Tony Barbee, Filton
Daniels, Gilbert Martin, Buddy
Love, James 'Knight, David Riley,
Douglas Walters, Ross Hudson,
Abe Miller, Jimmy and Grant Ad-
ams, Bobby Williams, Steve Lucas,
Robert Hudson, Alex Gaillard,
Joycs Davi%, Joyce Wynn, Durlene
Sykes, Boggie Kiloourn, Patsy Da-
vis; June and Joann Coker, Kath-
erine Elliott, Carrie Jo Fletcher
and the honoree, Ronnie. Carol
Young and Dot Singletary acted as
INCOME TAX SERVICE
SINGLE,'JOINT and SMALL BUSINESS
Expertly and Promptly Prepared.
INCOME TAX SERVICE
S 112 REID AVENUE 4
Mrs. Eldridge Adams and daugh-
ter, Chris returned home Wednes-
day after spending a week in Pan-
ama City visiting with friends and
Miss Minnie Ola Ray of Moultrie,
Ga., spent the week end visiting
DIAL BA 7-4331
"Non uniform size and weight limitations,'
writes Mr. Stans, "are discriminatory as they
affect the individual. Persons and businesses
located at second, third and fourth class offices,
or on rural or star routes may ship and receive
parcels weighing up to 70 pounds and 100 inch-
es in length and girth, while others located in
communities served by first class offices are re-
stricted to parcels not exceeding. 72 inches in
length and girth and either 20 or 40 pounds de-
pending on the distance of the movement of the
Mr. Stans interjects here the fascinating fact
that "a mailer in a first-class office may ship a
heavier parcel to France and 62 other countries
than to any city in the United States".
"Parcel post is a major factor in the promo-
tion of commerce and trade," writes Mr. Stans,
"and is the only small parcel service in the US
which provides comprehensive service through-
out the length and breadth of the country." As
such, he appeals to the Congress to free the
parcel post service from discriminatory rules
that are a headache to the postmaster, that con-
fuse, irritate and pilfer the public; that increase
prices through adding to the shipping costs of
thousands of businesses and deprive the Post
Office Department of millions of hitherto pro-
Perhaps the abused parcel post users -
which are you and me and everybody should
write some letters to Congress tool
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403 Monument Ave.
Port St. Joe, Fla.
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ST. JOE MOTOR COMPANY
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You Are Cordially Invited To Attend
Long Avenue Baptist Chucrh
REV. J. C. ODUM, Pastor
SUNDAY SCHOOL 9:45 a.m.
MORNING WORSHIP -------11:00 a.m.
BAPTIST TRAINING UNION --- --6:15 p.m.
EVENING WORSHIP 7:30 p.m.
PRAYER SERVICE (Wednesday) 7:30 p.m.
Corner Long Avenue and 16th Street
VISITORS ALWAYS WELCOME
with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. L. with friends and relative.
P. Ray. Mr. and Mrs. Howard Linebar-
The C. A.'s of the Oak Grove As- gar of Tyndall Field were the Sun-,
sembly of God Church attended day guests of Mr. and Mrs. W. B.
the Christ Ambassador rally at Dykes and Mr. and Mrs. Allen A \ lII
Southport Monday night. Those at- Norris.
tending were: Mr. and Mrs. Ken- Fred Gillman of Leonia was the I '' I I' I I' I'S' I ,I V*
neth Ellis, Mr. and Mrs. Allen Nor- house guest of Mr. and Mrs. Her-
r:s, Rev. Lloyd Riley, Mr. and Mrs. man Ard last week. TEAN SASS, 7853 Flight Avenue, Los Angeles, California, had a first.
Pelham Revells, Mrs. Ine Glass, Thesna Deese, daughter of Mr. hand experience which brought her face to face with real fear. An
Miss Lavern Glass, Mr. and Mrs. and Mrs. Edgar Deese spent seT- osteopath administered to her three violent medicines which threm
Herman Ard, Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy ral days visiting with her grand- her into shock and then into an emotional state that lasted so long she
Herman Ard, Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy eral days visiting with her grand- became convinced she was losing her mind. Her
Burns, Mrs. Earnest Lightfoot, Mrs. parents, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Deese. doctor told her, "I can help you a lot, but you must
Joel Loveitt, Miss Joyce Hayes,I Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Aultman, and help yourself a lot too."
George Neel, Mrs. Charles Scur- children of Panama City were the She read a book and found advice saying she
lock, Miss Helen Norris, Miss Alice week end guests of Mr. and Mrs. must relax, relax, relax. But how could she make
Jean, Gay, Miss Juanita Norris, Tom Aultman and Mrs. Jim Ault- herself relax when her mind was filled with wor-
Ted Cannon, Miss Barbara Wil- man. ry. She read on: When you start -getting worry
liams Miss Mela and Jeanete Mr and Mrs Herman Ard were thoughts, replace them with other thoughts and keep
ams, Miss Mela and eanete Mr. and Mrs. Herman Ard were so busy you have no time to worry. She did just
Armstrong, Miss Jenny Kay and called ou+ of town Mond'ay due to that.
Jerry Revells. White City was pre- the death of Mr. Ard's cousin. It has taken time, but she knows she has great-
sented the banner for having the Mrs. Josh Dykes and son, Cliff- improved, and life not only runs more smoothly, CARNEGIE
most points. The rally will be at of Apalachicola were the guests but she enjoys the challenge she has se eted enabling her to cor
the Oak Grove Assembly of God of Mr. and Mrs. Jason Dykes and quer her fears,...
Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Tout and
A r. and Mrs. Ed Conley of Ohio
are visiting for several days with
Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Knight.
William Chamblis and Wallace
Hall and daughter, Cindy of Mar-
ianna were the Sunday guests of
Mr. and Mrs. Cleveland Hall.
Mrs. Edgar Deese and childreA
of Panama City were the week end
guests, of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Deese.
Mr. and Mrs. Jimmie Burns and
son and Ted Cannon spent last
week end in Thomasville visiting
FL R -CO -tpo AT[O:
Mrs. W. B. Dykes, Friday.
Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Odini and
children of Donaldsonville, Ga.,
spent the 'week end with the lat-
ter's parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. T.
MiSgt and Mrs. Pete Pyrstzil of
Eglin Field wish to announce the
birth of an eight pound girl on
Feb. 15. Mrs. Pyrtzil will be re-
membered as Miss Sybil Smith.
\ Mr. and rMs. D. H. iShealy and
daughter, Evelyn, spent the week
end in Perry visiting with friends
- I -- --~r
d I I I Is C ~pslse~a~ ~
THUiRSDAY, FEBRUARY 23P 1956
Corner Fourth Street and Highway 98
Port St. Joe, Florida
TLIEIuOAnA'J UtIB AR 28. 195
Mr. and Mrs. Lorne Musson of Gay, son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter
Crystal Lake announce the engage- C. Gay of this. city.
ment and approaching marriage of The wedding plans will be an-
their daughter, June to Wayne nounced later.
Mrs. Jackson Honors p.m. dinner at the First Baptist
Sunday School Class Church.
Sunday School Class while guests were arriving those
Mrs. Ralph Jackson honored the present sung old love songs and
Truthseekers Sunday school class greeted new members.
on Valentine' evening with an 8:00 The r6om in which the dinner
inK UTAR. PORT sri, joy, uuLr COUNTY,, FLORIDA
was served was beautifully dec-
orated. "Hearts" being the theme
tor the evening. Rev. Byron Smith
chose for his devotional talk from
Proverbs 4:23, "Key Thy Heart
With All Diligence". During the
first course which was iced toma-
to juice progessive table games
were enjoyed. The main 'course for
the evening was baked ham, french
fries, combination salad, lima beans
red crab apples, hot rolls and cof-
fee. The tasty dessert, served dur-
ing a clever table game was a
beautiful square of cake. A prayer,
land the song, "Into My Heart",
brought to a close the enjoyable
Those present were: Mr. and
Mrs. David Arnette, Mr. and Mrs.
'Bobbie Baxley, Mr. and Mrs. Bra-
dy Jordan, Mr. and Mrs. Frank
Pate, Mrs. Bill Rich, .Mr. and Mrs.
Merrill Sherrill, Mr. and Mrs. By-
ron Smith, Mr. and- Mrs. Al Smith,
Mr. and Mils. Junior Paitterson,
!Mr. and Mrs. Bert McDougal, Mr.
and Mrs. Cliff Ellis, Mr. and Mrs.
Hosie Owens, Mr. and Mrs. Rex
Addison, Mr. and Mrs. John Lovett,
Mrs. Joe Davis, Mrs. Frances Kirk-
land, Mrs. Blake Thomason and
Mrs. Hosel Levins.
Baptist Circle No. 5
Meets With Mrs. Nichols
Circle Number 5 of the First
Baptist WIVIS met Monday after-
noon in the home of Mrs. W. 0.
Nichols, with nine members and
one visitor present.
Mrs. E. C. Cason gave the pro-
gram reading Matthew 0:35:38.
Mrs. C. Byron 'Smith led in prayer.
Mrs.,W. M. Clinfin and Mrs. W.
0. Nichols gave talks on articles
from the home mission magazine.
SThe week of prayer was discus-
sed and prayer lists were given
Mrs. Nichols served delicious re-
freshments of pie and coffee.
Gladiolus Circle Has
Valentine Party Meet
The February meeting of the
Gladiolus Circle took the form of a
Valentine party and a miniature
flower show. any types of arrange-
ments brought by the members en-
hanced the beauty of the rooms
and added much to the program,
"Don't Let the Rules Frighten
You" given by Mrs. Henry Maige.
She point scored an almost per-
fect crescent arrangement against
a poorly constructed one to em-
phasize the art of flower arrang-
Mrs. Meigs Hallman's arrange-
ment of daffodils won the blue
ribbon. Mrs. Terry Hinote and
Mrs. 'Lawrence Bissett tied for the
yellow ribbon. Mrs. J. C. Arbogast
printed, out the best features and
,the 'defects of the arrangements
as seen by a judge. Mrs. Dave Jones
drew the lucky number and was
presented one of Mrs. Cooper's
beautiful dark day lily plants.
Mrs. I. C. Nedley, chairman, pre-
sided and appointed a committee
to meet with members of the Aza-
lea Circle to complete plans for a
specialty show to be held in lieu
of a large flower show. Mrs. Ethel
Bridges, horticulture chairman, brot
some timely tips on amaryllis and
The hostesses served heart shap-
ed cakes, coffee and dainty sand-
wiches to the following members
and guests: Mrs. Henry Maige,
Mrs. G. S. Croixton, Mrs. 'S. B. Witt,
Mrs. Fred Maddox, Mrs. Dave
Jones, Mrs. Joe Sharit, Mrs. George
Patton, Mrs. Meigs Hallman, Mrs.
Lawrence Bissett, Mrs; Wilbur
Thursday, Mrs. Jake Belin, Mrs.
Terry Hinote, Mrs. Ethel Bridges,
Mrs. I. C. Nedley, Mrs. Frank
Smith, Mrs. Joe Paffe, Mrs. L. E.
Voss, Mrs. Roy Gibson, Jr., Mrs.
Guy Little, Mrs. Bertha Ellis, and
Mrs. J. C.. Arbogast.
World Day of Prayer
Observed Here Friday
Friday marked the observance of
World Day of Prayer in Port St.
Joe. The program was held in the
St. James' Episcopal Church un-
der the sponsorship of the church
women of the city.
The program included talks by
the following minfsters of local
churches: The Rev. Thomas Mil-
.er, Rev. J. C. Odum, Rev. Byron
Smith, Rev. Fred L. Davis, Rev.
William Iverson, Rev. Lloyd D.
Riley. Mrs. Mark Tomlinson of
Lhe First Methodist Church was
the organiL i.1lg
"One Flock, One Shepherd" was
the theme of this year's program,
which was written by American
Indians from Cook Training School
in Phoenix, Arizona.
Mrs. Thomas Miller was chair-
man of the program.
NOTICE OF FICTITIOUS NAME
NOTICE is hereby given that pursuant
to Chapter 20953, Laws of Florida, Acts
of 1941, the undersigned persons intend
to register with the Clerk of the Circuit
Court, Gulf County, Florida, four weeks
after t4l first publication of this notice
the fictitious name or trade name under
which he will engage in business and in
which said business is to be carried on
to-wit: JESSE V. STONE and SILAS R.
STONE, doing business as "Stones' Shop
For Men", 223 Reid Avenue, Port St. Joe,
and TV SHOP
Pr. 7-2051 Reid Ave..
EXPERT REPAIRS ON
TV ANTENNAS, ROTORS
HOT WATER HEATERS
Mrs. Temple Hos
WSCS Circle Nu
Circle 1 of the Wo
of Christian -Service
home of rs. J. L. Tern
A. M. Jones, Jr., hos
two visitors were pre
The meeting opened
by Mrs. Davis followed
gram presented by M:
The- program was
the work by the Me
an's Society of Chfi
in different foreign
in Home Missions in,
Those taking part
T. Ricketson, rs. J.
Mrs. Fennon Talley,
Croxton, Mrs. Buck
Mrs. Joe Sharit.
Mrs. Roy Gibson,
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stess TO World Day of Prayer was announ-
umber One ced. A social hour was enjoyed pri-
or to the meeting. The WSC Ben-
ediction was used to close the
man's Society meeting.
met in the "____
iple with Mrs. FORMER PASTOR TO ADDRESS
stess, Monday METHODIST MEN'S CLUB
members and The Methodist Men's Club's regu-
dsent. p ar meeting will be held. at 7:30
With apro- p.m. Tuesday, February 28 in the
d with a pro- recreation room of the First Me-
[rs. Jones. ,
'a Review of Rev. L. W. Tubb, former pastor
thodist Wornm- here will be the speaker. His sub-
istian Service ject will be, "The Church, and The
countries and Phienix City Story". He was serv-
1955. ing a pastorate in Phenix City, Ala.,
were Mrs. J. during the "clean-up" campaign
L. Temple, there an dhis message should be
Mrs. G. S. very interesting.
Griffin ad All members and friends are in-
Sr., presided Advertising doesn't cost-it pays'.
Corner 4th and Williams
Part St. Joe, Flo
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TH-UTRSDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 1956
THR STAR, eoai St. i~k, dULF COUNTY, FLORIDA
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THE~~~~ STAR POR ST O, UFO'UWPVIO1APGESY
THURSDAY, 'FEWARY 9, 1950
* CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING
FOR RENT: 2 bedroom furnished
house at Beacon Hill. See Silas
FOR RENT: Furnished bedrooms
and apartments. David's Motel,
202 Monument Ave., Phone 9-9161.
FOR RENT: 2 bedroom furnished
Apartment. Call 7-5881. 223 7th.
FOR RENT: 2 bedroom house. Call
7-3171. Unfurnished. tfltp2-23
FOR RENT: New public address
system, by day or week. Use on
automobile or in building. System
has phono pickup, microphone, and
two University 25 watt speakers.
L. F. Adams, Phone 7-2641.
FOR RENT: 2 bedroom unfurnish-
ed house, close in. Call Mrs. C.
A. McGowin. Phone 7-4221. tfc2-23
FOR RENT: 1 bedroom with ad-
joining bath and outside en-
trance. Also one vacant apartment.
Mrs. A. M. Jones, Sr., Phone 7-7646
LOST: Eversharp pen and pencil
set. Gold caps on each. Burgundy
barrels. Nawe Wesley Ramsey en-
graved around base of gold on each
piece. Sentimental value. Finder
please call The Star for reward.
FOR SALE: 4-room house in High-
land View across from Gore apt.
See Royce Corbett, $3,000. 4tl1-2
FOR SALE: second hand Wizard
motor bike. Call 7-5866. 2tp
FOR SALE: House on corner of
6th and Woodward. 528 6th St.
Phone 7-7616. tfc2-23
FOR SALE: Boys 26" deluxe bicy-
cle. Very good condition. Cail
For Delivery of
Call 7-4776 between 7 and 8 p.m.
FOR SALE: Three bedroom house
on lot 105' by 175'. House is about
one year old. Full tile bath. Well
(constructedLU. Price $.U,5UUU. OSt
FOR RENT: 1 bedroom efficiency FRANK HANNON
cottage. Elecrtic kitchen. 507 7th Registered Real Estate Broker
St. Phone 7-7711. ltc Phone 7-3491 211 Reid Ave.
Port St. Joe, Fla.
601 Long Avenm
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er 666 Cold Tablets. 6
FOR SALE: Modern house, 35 acres
all or part, 6 miles south of We-
wahitchka on Highway 381. C.
White on premises. 2tp
SEE ME for Rogers' Nursery plants
.and shrubbery. Mrs. E. H. Vittum
1017 Woodward Ave. 3tp2-23
TUTORING in.;Spanish and English
-Mrs. William L. Winters. Phone
BAll 7-3801. Itc
FOR FAST, EFFICIENT plumbing
service, call BILL'S PLUMBING.
Phone 7-7846. Outboard motors rc-r
Keys Made While You Wait
Reel Parts and Repairs
A REAL BARGAIN in a good used
piano. STOP and SWAP SHOP.
Your credit is good.
FRADE US that useless article for
something -useful. STOP and
OUTBOARD MOTORS repaired.
Jake Gavin. 7th St., Righland View.
Phone 7-2881. tfc
E. TOM PRIDGEON
Rea l Estate & Insurance
BAIl 7-7741 411 Reid Ave.
KENNEDY'S ELECTRIC and RE-
FRIGERATION SERVICE. Li-
ensed electrical contractor. All
kinds electric and refrigeration
service and installation.' Phone
F YOU ARE INTERESTED in say-
vou need in your home. STOP and
Ing money see us for anything
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.-
Port St. Joe Lodge 111 Regular
meetings 2nd and 4th Fridays of
each month, 8:00 p.m. Members
urged to attend; visiting brothers
welcome. J. B. Griffith. W. M.; F.
W. Chandler, secretary.
SAMARITAN LODGE No. 40, 1. 0.
0. F.-Meets first and third Thurs,
days, 7:30 p. m. in Masonic Hall. All
members urged to attend; visiting
brethren invited. G. F. Lawrence,
N. G. C. W. Long, V. G.
R. A. M.-Regular convocation of
St. Joseph Chapter No. 56, R. A.
M., 2nd and 4th Mondays. All visit-
ing companions welcome. F. 0.
Alien, High Priest; H. R. Maige,
OF MOOSE 2A.
Meetings at Moos* ^
Hall, 310 Fourth St. '
Meeting night ev
ery other Monday. s
D. S. GOODMAN
Painting and Decorating
Sheet Rock Finishing
Duval St. Port St.
FOR RENT: three furnisa,'.d apart
ments. 228 8th St. Itp
PIANO TUNING and repairs. Cadl
7-4691. Charles A., Scurlock, 509
Advertising doesn't cost-it pays!
BICYCLES, LAWN MOWERS and Star Want Ads Get Results
MINUTES OF THE
COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD
February 7, 1956
The Board of Public Instruction, Gulf
County, Florida, met on the above date in
regular session with the following members
present and acting; Carter Ward, Chairman,
J. A. Whitfield, J. B. Harris and -Clyde
Brogdon. Fennon Talley was absent.
rThe Superintendent was preint and
The minutes for the preceding meeting
were read and approved.
The Financial Statement for the month
of January was examined and approved.
The Nurses' report was examined, ap,
proved and ordered filed.
Rev. Newsome and Rev. McIntosh met
with the Board and asked that the Boari
consider adding classrooms to the Highland
View School and relieving Mr. Ayers the
responsibility of teaching so that he could
have full time administrative work. They
were informed that the Board would not be
able to do this until more growth is realized
in Port St. Joe, Highland View. and Bea-
The Board received three bids on the two
c,.ssroom addition to the George Wash-
ington School at Port St. Joe.
Robert Fleming, Panama City, $21,150.00
E. F. Gunn, Port St. Joe, $20,200.00
Rainey Gortenberry, Quincy, $20,472.00
Moved by Harris seconded by -Whitfield
that the contract for the two classroom
addition be awarded to E. F. Gunn. All voted
There being no further business to come
before them they did the nadjourn to meet
again in regular session on March 6, 1956.
Thomas A. Owens Carter Ward
List of expenditures for the month of
February 1956 General Fund
Port St. Joe High School, Lunchroom
for schools ............. $365.95
Wewahitchka High School, Lunchroom
for School ................ 432.50
George Washington High School
Lunchroom for School ...... 188.09
Fort St. Joe Elementary School
Lunchroom for school ...... 581.72
Highland View Elementary School,
Lunchroom for school ...... 197.79
Zion Fair Baptist Church, Rent for
two months ............... 52.00
Albert Wynn, Transporting school
children, two months ...... 60.00
Emile Twine, Transprting -school
children, two months ....... 60.00
Port St. Joe High School, lunchroom
for schools .............. 177.10
Wewahitchka High School, Lunchroom
for school ................ 192.80
George Washington School, Lunchroom
for school ................ 62.56
St. Joe Elementary School, lunchroom
for school ................ 272.72
Highland View Elementary School, Lunch-
room for school ............ 68.17
Lonnie Gay, Pumping out septic tanks 60.00
H. & W. B. Drew Co., Supplies ..; 88.25
Bishop Office Equip. Co., Inc., Suppleis 1.75
Fla. School Board Assn., Fees ...... 40.60
Fla Assn. of Co. Supts., Dues .... 30.35
F. A. Owens Pub. Co., Supplies .... 17.10
H. W. Wilson, Supplies .......... 7.04
Beckley-Cardy Co., Supplies ...... 8.79
Wheeler Pub. Co., Supplies ........ 6.67
Parents Institute, Inc, Supplies .... 8.00
Continental Press, Inc., Supplies .. 8.56
Grade Teacher, Supplies .......... 11.25
0 & G Sporting Goods, Supplies .. 183.59
American Educati oPnub., Supplies .. 29.05
0. M. Webb, 5c to $5.00 Store, Supplies
.. .. ........ 6.06.
The Garrard Press, Supplies ....... 6.73
Cook & Company, Supplies ...... 13.28
Alma DeWitt, Refund on material 1385.26
E M. Hale & Co., Supplies ....... 13.50
Florida School Book Depository, Books .91
Science Research Assn., Supplies 20.14
Standard School Service, Supplies 10.89
Stansi Scientifio Co., Supplie .... 6 8.48
W. M. Welch fig. Co., Suppliesl .... 11.82
Quality Gro. & Mkt., Suppl es .... 65.05
J. E. Whatley Typewriter Uo., Services
and Material .............. 26.00
The Theis Ud., Supplies .......... 27.42
Vaoolford's Service ata., Supplies .... 3.00
Freeport Oil Co., Fuel Oil ...... 443.07
Standard Oil Co., Fuel Oil .... 1,402.40
Feorida Power Corp., electric energy for
PSJ Schools .............. 690.46
Gulf Coast Electric Coop., Inc., Etlectric
Energy lor Wewa Schools. 1B0.15
(onnell Water Works, Water for Wewa
School .... ................ 3U.( 0
llillyard Chemical Co., Supplies ..... 18.75
Taylor Chemical Co., Supplies .... 18.00
Dixie Chemical Products Co., Ltd., Sapplies
.... .. ... ... .............. 00.68
Georgia Chemical Co., Supplies .... 99.05
Center Chemical Co, Supplies 273.78
Wewa Jlum. & Heat. Co., Labor and
Supplies .................. 66.50
Mrs. F. t. Pippins, Supplies ...... 35.00
H. M. McOlamma, Labor .......... 6.00
Gaskin Bros. Lumber Co., Material .. 13.12
St. Joe Bidrs. Supply Co., Material 27.14
Gulf Hdwe. & Sup. Co., Supplies .. 5.00
The Fyr-Fyter Co., Supplies ...... 2.21
iil's Plumbing Service, Supplies .. 16.00
H. F. Barbee, Labor ............ 80.00
McGowin Motor Co., Supplies ...... 9.75
A. C. Littleton, Labor and Sup. .. 19.60
Standard Fluorescent Corp., Sup. .. 41.75
Westron Corp., Supplies ........ 200.14
P. F. McDaniel, Supplies ........ 20.78
American Playground Device Co., Supplies
..o .....l .......r ...b....o.. 49.21
Sportman's Serv. Sta., Labor and
Supplies .................. 2.75
L. W. Eells, Supplies ............ 29.14
St. Joe Motor Co., Supplies and
Gulf Oil Corp., Supplies ........ 251.34
Gulf Drug Co., First aid Supplies .. 23.48
Orkin Exterminating, Co., Pest Control 32.00
John McMullon, Garbage Disposal '. 12.00
MR&R Truck. Co., Freight ...... 21.10
John Land, Hauling Commodities 20.00
Gulf County Ins. Agcy., Ins. ..... 110.00
R. H. Marshall, Supplies......... 167.52
John Ri Moffitt Co., Supplies .... 903.80
Gaylord Bros., Inc., Supplies ...... 69.25
Pobbs-Merrill Co., Inc., Supplies .. 38.82
1. Van Nostrand Co, Inc., Supplies .. 3.12
Wewa Hardware Co., Supplies .. 1,092.98
6t. Joseph Tel. & Tel. Co., Serv. 49.94
A. C. McClurg & Co., Supplies .. 428.99
ID. T. Bridges, Labor ............ 8.00
Keenan Welding Sup. Co., Supplies .. 5.90
St. Joe Hardware Co., Supplies .... 106.47
West Fla. Gas & Fuel Co., Supplies 569.86
Wall Electric Co., Supplies ...... 38,36
Lister's Service Sta., Supplies ...... 1.50
Alvin McGlon's Serv. Gar., Supplies and
Labor ..... ............... 29.78
Sar Pub. Co., Printing Minutes .... 36.00
Marguerite Hardy, Travel ........ 15.00
P. T. McCormick, Supplies ........ 12.27
Jesse Dawson, Wood ............ 112.00
Lonnie Gay, Pumping out septic tanks
......... ............... 160.00
DISTRICT NO. ONE FUND
Harland Prdigeon, Corn. ......... 28.48
BAND FUND NUMBER 1
Harland Pridgeon, Commission .... 13.22
Florida Nat. Bank, Fees for paying
Coupons ... ............... 32.10
BOND FUND NUMBER 2
Harland Pridgeon, Commission .... 1.79
NOTICE OF FICTITIOUS NAME
NOTICE is hereby given that pursuant
to Chapter 20953, Laws of Florida, Acts
oi 1941, the undersigned person intends to
register with the Clerk of the Circuit
Court, Gulf County, Florida, four weeks
after the frist publication of this notice
the fictitious name or trade name under
which he will engage in business and in
which said business is to be carreid' on to-
wit: E. F. GUNN, doing business as GUNN
READY MIX CONCRETE CO., Port St. Joe,
NOTICE OF FICTITIOUS NAME
NOTICE is hereby given that pursuant to
Chapter 209562, Laws of Florida, Acts of
1941, the undersigned person intends to
register with the Clerk of the. Circuit Court,
Gulf County, Florida, four weeks after the
first publication of this notice the fictitious
name or trade name under which he will
engage in business and in which said busi-
iess is to be carried on to-wit: MILTON
V. POPPELL, doing business as GULF
COUNTY EGG CO., Highland View, Fla.
NOTICE OF FICTITIOUS NAME
NOTICE is hereby give that pursuant
to Chapter 20958, Laws of Florida, Acts
if 1941, the undersigned persons intends to
register with the Clerk of the Circuit Court,
Iult County, Florida, four weeks after the
first. publication of this notice the fictitious
lame .or trade name under which he will
engage in business .and which said busi-
'ess is to be carried on to-wit: PAULINE
.nd DUREL BRIGMAN, doing business as
MODERN FURNITURE CO., Port St. Joe,
I will not be responsible for any debts
charged to me by any member of my fam-
ly other than myself after this date, Feb-
uary 28, 1956. 2tp
I will no longer be responsible for debts
incurred by Mrs. Jewel Callahan after March
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0WUAWY f I *ROPM I WEEKLY PREMIUM / HOSPITALIZkTtOU
BY MAVI 8UTT",
Rev. Douglas Newsome spent
Monday and Tuesday with his par-
ents, Mr. and Mrs. R. G. Newsome
of Enterprise, Alabama.
Miss Barbara Gay of Wewahitch-
'ka, spent the week end here visit-
Revival services began Sunday
night at Highland View Assembly
of God Church with Rev. Bendit-
field of Enterprise, Ala. Everyone
has a special invitation to attend
these services each night at 7:30.
Mrs Joel Yates of Panama City
spent Saturday with her uncle and
aunt, Mr. and Mrs. L. H. Kelly.
rs. H. B. Williams of Fort White,
spent the week with her son, Gene
Adkins, and parents, Mr. and. Mrs.
L. H. Kelly.
Mrs. R. G. Butte adn children vis-
ited Mrs. Butts' parents, Mr. and
Mrs. A. J. Barfield, iSr., of Cotton-
Mrs. Jennie Paraimore of Jack-
sonville, is visiting her daughter,
Mrs. A. J. Barfield, Jr., and children
for a few weeks.
Gene Adkins spent a few days
last week with his parents, Mr. and
Mrs. H. B. Williams of Fort White.
Miss Barbara Boyinton of Apa-
lachicola visited Misses Melba and.
Betty Butts Sunday.
Mrs. R. G. Newsome and little
Ann Newsome of Enterprise, Ala.,
are spending this week with Rev.
Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Barfield, Sr.,
of Cottondale, are visiting their
daughter, Mrs. R. G. Butts and chil-
dren and. daughter-in-law, Mrs. A. J.
Barfield, Jr., and children this
F. M. Daniels spent. the week end
with his parents, Mr. -and Mrs.
John Daniels of Kinard.
Jack Hallas of Tampa is visiting
his wife, the former Miss Velma
Johnson and children this week
First Baptist Circle 2
Meets With Mrs. Davis
Circle Number two of the First
Baptist WMU met. with Mrs.
George Davis, Tuesday afternoon,
February 21. Mrs. Bob Ellzey gave
the scripture readings from Mat-
thew and Luke, after which each
member participated, in sentence
prayers.. The program chairman,
Mrs. Ayers, presented an interest-
ing program, "They Cared Enough".
written by rs. MAllegra La Prairie.
Taking the two parts were Mrs.
J. D. Lane and Mrs. E. H. Van
Following the program, a brief
business meeting was presided
over by Mrs. W. J. Daughtry, circle
chairman. Special prayer lists were
distributed to each member, to be
used in preparation for the com-
ing week of prayer.
. Delicious refreshments were ser-
ved by Mrs. Davis to the following
Ekciting fashion act by Marcy
Lee, With .jacke.t,, Blays the
! Mit. Peel off outer layer apid
I it becontea a coquette ready
. for sun "n' star fun. Linen-
lookrAyon with Fuller's Dip
Wa' Dr,* finish. Wrinkle re-
Ssiant:. Tangerine, aqua, avo-
'cado, gold- fresh-as-a-flirt
'C andy suipes to match. Sizes;
members:W Mrs. H. Van iandin.
ham, Mrs.' H; F. Aoers, Mrs. A. S.
Daniell, Mrs. 3. D. Lane, Mrs. Jack
Mrs. Rhoden Presnell wo 4wel-
cQmed as a visitor.
One of the natural characteristleg
of cranberry jelly and other tart
fruit jelly is to "weep" after the
mold i out.' .T prevent this, place,?
cranberry Jelly in. smaller Imold.
so that all of it will be used up atV
one meal. Then nond will be left
to stand and "weep."'
L --- I
THE $TAR, PORT &T. JOE, GULF QeUNW~, FLORI~DA
PORT ST. AOE, FLA.
In a double-ring candlelight cere-
mony, the marriage of Miss Mari-
lyn Stabe and Mr. Phillip Rene
For this reason a prescripStion that porate limits of the City of Port St.
works wonders uor someone else may Joe, Florida entitled:
even be harmful for you. Joe, Florida entitled:
NEVER use medicine or drugs pre- ORDINANCE NO. 155X
scribed for someone else. Always con. An ordinance levying a tax on all
suIt pour doctor and he will prescribe purchases of water within the cor-
exactly what is RIGHT for you. porate limits of the City of Port St.
Then bring us your prescription to oe, Florida; providing for the col-
compound and dispense exactly as he Joe ria providing or te
his directed. Remember, your health Is election of such tax and the disposi-
ur personal, priceless possession. tion of the proceeds thereof, and
And we give our personal, professional
service to eact individual prescription, providing penalties for the viola-
tion of the provisions of this ordin-
c n ance and providing a referendum
Nt h b ive 'All registered voters within the
City of Port St. Joe, Florida are
qualified to vote in said election.
The City Registration books will
O rd anco 1 remain open at the office of the
it TCity Clerk, City Hall in Port St.
SJoe, Florida from 9:00 a.m. until
Buz t's Dug 12:00 noon Monday through Friday
Buzzett's Drug Store and from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday, and from
PHONE 74-371 C:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon on Sat-
''5urday, until ten (10) days prior to
tune date of the referendum elec-
tion, March 27, 1956.
NOTICE -The polls will be open from 8:00
Notice is hereby given that a a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, March
Special Referendum Election has 27, 1956.
been called by Ordinance No. 155X Witness my hand and official
to be held in the fire station at the seal of the City of Port St. Joe,
Municipal Building on Tuesday, Florida this 22nd day of February,
March 27, 1956 for the purpose of A. D. 1956.
voting on Ordinance No. 155X, per- R. W. HENDERSON
training to a 10% Utility Tax on all City Auditor and Clerk 2-23
purchases of water within the cor- 'City of Port St. Joe, Florida
Tomlinson was solemnized at the
First Baptist Church in Apalachi-
cola Sunday, Feb. 5 at 4 p.m. Of-
ficiating was the Rev. J. W. Hough,
pastor of the church.
The bride is a daughter of Mrs.
iva Mae Stabe of Apalachicola and
the bridegroom is the son of Mr.
and Mrs. Aubrey Tomlinson of
Port St. Joe.
Baskets of white carnations,
gladiolus and chrysanthemums,
flanked the altar and ferns were
used at vantage points for back-
A program of pre-nuptial music
was presented by Mrs. Mark Tom-
linson together with the tradition-
al wedding march and procession-
al and recessional. Miss Celia Tom-
linson, sister of the bridegroom,
sang "Oh Promise Me," and "The
The bride wore a white slipper
satin gown of ballerina length with
the bodice outlined with scallop-
ing and a seed pearl embroidered
sweetheart neckline with Queen
Anne's collar. Her finger tip veil
of sheer illusion was attached to
a cap edged with scalloping and
trimmed with seed pearls. A strand
of pearls, a gift of the groom, was
her only ornament and she car-
ried a small bouquet of white carna-
tions with satin streamers.
Maid of honor and twin sister of
the bride, Miss Eleanor Stabe,
wore a ballerina length gown of
pale blue nylon with bouffant skirt
and a face veil adorned with minia-
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 1956
ture flowers. She carried a nose-I Mrs. Iva Mae Stabe, mother of social hall of the church. The bride iRosemary Tomlinson, sister of the
gay of white chrysanthemums, % the bride, was attired In a blue table held a three tiered wedding bridegroom presided over the
Shirley Tucker of Panama City, dress of street length. She wore cake topped with the traditional bride's book.
was flower girl. She wore a pale pink accessories and corsage of miniature bride and groom. The; The couple left for a honeymoon
green taffeta gown with scallop- pink carnations. Mother of bride- table was overlaid with a white in the southern part of the state.
ed yoke and full skirt, and an heir- groom, Mrs. Aubrey Tomlinson, embroidered linen cutwork cloth At a later date, they plan to re-
loom cape of crocheted lace trim- chose a street length dress of pale and adorned with silver candelabra !side in San Diego, Calif., where
med with pink rosebuds. She car- blue lace and linen highlighted by and low arrangements of white the bridegroom is stationed with
ried a basket of rose petals., a rhinestone dotted bodice. Her 'chrysanthemums and fern. the United States Navy at the
Jimmy Martin of Port St. Joe, accessories were black and sheI Assisting at the serving table Naval Dental Training School.
was best man, ushers were Freddie wore a pink carnation corsage. |were Miss Pat Wages, Miss Marin-
Wages of Port St. Joe and Ray Immediately following the cere- lyn Wages, Miss Jeanie BrogdenI
Hucklebee of Apalachicola. mony a-reception was held in the and Miss Sharon Forrestor. Miss Advrtsing your printing is t PAYS a sign of quality
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