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.'ORT ST. JOE, FLORIDA
THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 1957
Gulf County Schools P1anf oGener4
Close Books Today
On Another Year First
Record Number of Seniors Will
Receive Diplomas Friday Night
'School's out, School's out-the .... I;'e
teacher's let the monkeys out"! Bout Clu Li --
Remember when you used to R u F ''
hear that about this time every Ru1es For Fish
It's going on again in Gulf County Rodeo Entries
today with the closing of the
schools for another season. ,,. ,B
The St. Joe Boat Club has for-
School will be out this afternoon ,* "
emulated the rules and regulate ions
and graduation exercises for the in all classifications for the Fish- .
seniors will be held tomorrow eve- ing Rodeo currently being held be- '
ning at 8:00 p.m. The students go tween June 1 and June 30. The of-
back to school Tuesday morning ficial classifications are as follows:
Friday night, the largest senior Mackerel, Spanish MackerelRed
class in the local school's history Fish and Speckled Trout.
will receive their graduation di- Fresh Water: Bass, Bream, Shell
plomas in services held on the Cracker, Speckled Perch and War- -
football field, mouth.
The services will begin with the The official rules are as follows:
traditional "Pomp and Circum- 1. All fish must be caught in an
stance" by Elgar followed by the accepted sporting manner and no
invocation by Bruce Parker senior commercially caught fish will be
class president, eligible, nor will fish caught in FIRST TRUCKLOAD of aluminum slfatie is being loaded into the Ge:
The theme for the program will nets, traps, seines, etc. truck at their PMir St. Joe plant for transporting to the St. Joe P
be "The Four Armsthe honor graduates 2. All fish must be weighed in was loaded Tuesday boring about 10:00 a m.
presented by the honor graduates. th o l w e station lo
,The program will be given in six at the official weighing station 1c- .
parts as follows: "Introduction" by caeat RepToresnison's Gulf Service Rntative Cecil G. Costn Gives A
Boobie Ward; "First Armn-Power", Station.Representative Ceci osti.G yesA L
Blabir Siuford; "Second Arm-Cul- 3. All persons entering fish in
ture", Carol Thompson; "Third the rodeo must have registration Of Fight To Place ore axes n The Pr
Armi-Knowledge" Barbara Mitchell; tickets to be eligible.
"Fourth Arm-Spiritual Power" Ce- 4. All entrails of fish must ;be
lia Tmlinson; "Conclusion", Jean removed immediately after weigh- In an interview with leprseen- T Tlie House passed a sales tax on
Mahon. ing. native Cecil G. Costin Monday at- beer and on documentary stamps on
Following the program the sen- 5. Frozen fish not acceptable. ternoon, The Star learned first deeds. They passed a severance
iors. will] .'_ 1ir class. song. 6. First, second and third prizes hand something of the situation on Itax of 5% on s.1id 'minerals, which
At the period for trophy presen- will be awarded in each classifi- increased taxes in the State of Flor- would bring in an estimated addi-
tation, S. L. Barke will present thie cation and will be presented at the ida to finance the Legislature's tional $32.000,000. This money
Rotary Trophy; Robert H. Ellzey fish fry July 4 at the City Park. program for the next two years, would go to local school boards to
.ill present the American Legion 7. Registration certificate will Costin stated that on May 27 the be distributed as matching funds
Tiophy and B. B. Scisson will pre- entitle holder to admission to the nate passed a bill placing a ales the ame basis as the present
sent, the awards, fish fry on July 4. p a b p ini umth it foundation.
Principal Leroy Bowdoin will pre- Any member of the boat club tax on all clothing purchases (the
sent the senior class who will may be contacted for registration first $10.00 of which is now exmept) Tuesday, the Senate rejected all
then receive their diplomas award- tickets or they may be obtained at 2% tax on the sale, rental, use or the House proposals in the preced-
ed by Superintendent Thomas A. the official weighing station at storage of motor vehicles; increase ing- paragraph and began to write
Owens. Tomlinson's Gulf Service Station. the sales tax to cover up to $1,000 a tax law of their own from their
Charles Tharpe, vice-president of In addtiion to those merchants on industrial machinery, oils and original version, which the House
the senior class will give the bene- listed in the previous announcement greases and to provide a 3% tax had torn to pieces.
diction and the seniors will leave on the rodeo, the following mer- on trading stamp companies. At the present time it seems cer.
the platform to "Largo" played by chants have also donated prizes It was estimated that this would tain that there will be a sales tax
'the platform tol band which will be added to those al- bring in revenue during 1957-1959 on all clothing purchases, indus-
Platform guests will be Thomas ready listed: Butler's Trim Shop, on motor vehicles at $31,500,000: trial machinery up to $1,000, oil
A. Owens, B. B. Scisson, Fennon Costin's Department Store, Wool- clothing $27,000,000; lubricating and grease, alcoholic beverages
Talley, Carter Ward, D. Listr, ford's Standard Service Station, oils and greases, $3,900,000 and and other minor items. In contro-
Hubert E. Richards, Alma Jones, Wimberly Pontiac Company, Pate's industrial machinery and equip- versy is a tax on autos, cigarettes,
Jimmy Greer, H. F. Ayers, J. A. Shell Service Station, Thomason',s ment $22,000,000, making a total of documentary stamps, beer and so-
Whitfield, C. E. Boyer, Clyde Brog- Pure Oil Service Station, Cooper's $94,600,000. lid minerals.
don. Leroy Bowdoin and Herman Barber Shop, Port Theatre, Jones' Parts of this bill met opposition __ 4(
National League To
Begin Night Games
Starting Monday, June 10, the
National League will play its games
at night in the Little Boy's Base-
ball organization in Port St. Joe.
They will play on Monday, Tues-
day, Thursday and Friday nights
at 8:00 p.m. Schedule for next
week's night games are as follows:
June 10, Monday, Ford-Pontiac-
June 11, Tuesday, Rotary-Kiwanis
June 13, Thursday, Krafties-Ki-
Sinclair Service Station, Sr. Joe in the House of Representatives.
Motor Company, Cargill-Stevens The House passed their own bill
Motors, J. V. Gander's Gulf Oil Sta- which would raise $84,000,000. The
tion in Apalachicola, Standard Oil- House left the tax on clothing, ad-
Company, J. Lamar Miller, Agent. ded taxes on oil and grease, added
------- tax on mixed drinks, alcoholic bev-
June 14, Friday, Rotary-IFord-
The American League will con-
tinue to play their games at 4:30
in the afternoon. Their next week's
schedule is as follows.
June 10, Hard Stars4Dozers.
June 11, Boxers-Sockeys.
June 13, Dozers-Sockeys.
June 14, Boxers-Hard Stars.
Come out and give these 8 to 12
year old boys your support.
GO TO-- CHURCH SUNDAY
GO TO CHURCH SUNDAY
reages and alcoholic beverage pack-
age goods which would bring in
an estimated $17,000,000. They re-
moved an amendment providing
heavy machinery would be taxed
by the piece and hiked the maxi-
mum sales taxable value of the
machinery to $1,000.00. The House
tightened provisions of present
laws on exemptions on certain
items to bring in an estimated ad-
ditional $5,000,000. All of this mon-
ey will go to the general revenue
JIMMY STEVENS ASSIGNED
Jimmy Stevens, SA, son of Mr.
'and Mrs. Carl Stevens of this city
has returned to Long Beach, Cali-
fornia where he will be stationed
aboard the cruiser U.SS Toledo af-
ter spending a 30 day leave here
with his parents.
He will be sent overseas for 18
months or longer in the Pacific
Mrs. Wayne Beaman of Hunter
Circle returned Tuesday from In-
dianapolis, Ind. She brought back
her daughter-in-law, Mrs. James
Bleamnan and son, James, Jr., and
Miss Mary Ann Hudson. Miss Hud-
son will spend several days here
before returning to her home.
il Chemical Division
urn' This Week
r[ First Shipment Made
S'To Paper Co. Tuesday
.' Tuesday of this week the newly constructed plant of the
General Chemical Division of the Allied Chemical and Dye Cor-
poration shipped its first tank trunk of finished product, Alumi-
...', num Sulfate to the St. Joe Paper Company.
neral Chemical Division's big tank
aper Company mill. The truck
Saints Win 2 Lose
1 Over The Week
This past week the St. Joe Saints
have seen plenty of action and
have emerged with two wins, suf-
fering one defeat.
Friday, May 31 the Saints played
Apalachicola on the Oystermen's
home diamond. The game was full
of excitement. Maxwell got himself
a home run over the left field fence.
Howard Rogers, who is leading the
league with his hitting got himself
two triples and one double. Jimmy
Philyaw cut at one hard and almost
knocked the flag pole down in cen-
ter field, getting himself a triple.
If the ball had been hit in any
other park in the league, it would
have been a home run. The winner
of the game wasn't decided until
the last man was out. The Saints
scored a 10-9 victory. Monk Ste-
vens was the winning pitcher.
Panama 6, Saints, 5
Sunday afternoon the Saints
again met defeat by the same club
that beat them earlier in the sea-
son, Panama City. The Saints play-
ed Panama City on even terms but
the errors proved the difference.
The final score was Panama City
6, the Saints, 5.
Saints 5, Apalachicola 1
Tuesday night the Saints ace left
hander won himself another ball
game while giving up three hits
and striking out nine men from
Apalachicola. The fans on hand
for the game saw heads-up ball
(Continued On Page 8)
All Bids Exceed Money Set Aside For Projects
Contracts Awarded For Gulf Ctealth Units
Contract to construct two health
clinics in Gulf County, one in Port
St. Joe and the other at Wewahit-
chka, was awarded ,provisionally, to
J. L. Lark of Panama City.
Lark bid $42,826.00 on the Wewa-
hitchka clinic and $44,676.00 on the
St. Joe Clinic. His bid provided for
$100 deduction from the total bid
in the event he was low bidder on
The provisional factor enters in-
to the picture at this. point because:
Only $30,700 is available for
building construction of the Wewa-
hitchka clinic. Lark's bid is $52,-
Only $36,100 is available for
building construction of the Port
St. Joe clinic. Lark's bid was for
Thus the lowest bid is roughly
$20,000 in excess of what federal
authorities have granted for actual
construction. The total Lark bid is
$87,402.00. The total government
building construction allotment is
(Actually, a $90,000 figure was
set by the federal government, but
this figure includes every expense.
Of this total, $6'6,600 was authoriz-
ed to be spent o nthe buildings
themselves. The remaining $23,200
is set up to pay for architect fees,
clinic sites, G1 and G2 equipment
for the buildings, and a small day morning of last week at the
amount for contingencies, such as court house, after the bids had
possible minor changes in building been open, that he was almost posi-
plans, etc.) tive the federal government would
Specifically, the difference be- put up its $10,000. Clerk of Court
tween the .sum allotted for total 'George Y. Core went to Tallahas-
construction costs of the two build- aee Wednesday morning to file ap-
ings and the Lark bid is $20,792. plication to modify the county bud-
Since the federal government get in such a way as to provide the
and Gulf County are footing the necessary monies, and to get ap-
bill on a 50-50 basis, the County proval to issue one more $10,000
Commissioners must putt up about certificate, which the county itself
$20,000 and the federal government will purchase, as It has the first
about the same. nine certificates.
A. W. Fowhand, government rep- If Core gets the approval, as he
resentative in the transaction, told is sure lie will, Fowhand will then
the County Commissioners Tues- immediately hop a plane to Atlan-
ta, Ga., to get federal government
approval for allocating its 50% of
the required additional $20,000-
Altogether, nine firms submitted
bids, including E. F. Gunn of Port
Second low bidder was the Glov-
er Construction Co., of Tallahas-
see. It bid $44,951.00 on the St. Joe
clinic and $42,964.00 on the Wewa-
hitchka clinic. A. M. Williams was
third low bidder on the St. Joe
clinic with a bid of $45,495.00. Al-
britton Williams of Quincy was
third low bidder on the Wewa
clinic with a bid of $43,303.00.
'Liquid aluminum sulfate is used
in paper manufacturing and in wa-
ter treatment. In paper manufac-
turing, it is used to "size" paper.
In the case of writing paper, the
"sizeing" has to do with how well
the paper will take ink. In water
treatment, the chemical is used
to soften the water.
The local plant of the General
Chemical Division is beginning op-
eration with one customer-the St.
Joe Paper Company. It will begin
on an eight hour a day, five day a
week schedule with two men work-
ing full time at the plant. As the
number of customers increases, the
manpower and working hours will
According to John D. Sunday, su-
pervisor of the southeast opera-
tions of the General Chemical Di-
vision with headquarters in Jack-
sonville, the plant is expecting to
grow much in this area. He fore-
saw a great potential for their pro-
duct in this immediate area. The
raw materials used in the local
plant are bauxite and sulphuric
acid which will be shipped here
from other Ge: -'a Chemical plants
in Baton Rouge and Savannah.
'Operators of the local plant will
be John H. Turnham, foreman and
Henry Chason, assistant. Turnham
has been with General Chemical
for five years and has recently
moved to Port St. Joe with his
wife. They have no children. Turn-
ham is a graduate of the University
of Alabama. Chason is well known
in Port St. Joe and has a large
part in school and civic affairs of
Other than aluminum sulfate the
General Chemical Division is
a large manufacturer of sulphuric
acid, phosphates, insecticides and
Fine chemicals. The General Chem--
ical Division is one of six
branches of Allied Chemical and
Dye Corporation and General Chem-
ical itself operates 45 plants thru-
out the United States and Canada.
General ChemiePl's Orchard Brand
insecticides are well known and
widely used by farmers in this
The George G. Tapper Company
was the prime contractor in the
construction of the local plant.
The construction was under the
supervision of Parker Johnson of
the General Chemical Division of
New York. Johnson will leave this
city about the middle of the month.
90% of Children
Gulf County has set a record in
percentage of children in the coun-
ty school system receiving polio
vaccine shots, according to B. B.
Scisson, county supervisor.
According to Scisson, 1,872 Gulf
County students have received the
whole series of three shots. 174
students have received two shots
and 101 have had one shot.
This accounts for about 90% of
the Gulf County enrollment receiv-
Wednesday, June 19, with a picnic ing the shots.
at lunch time and with a Parent's Scisson pointed out that 100%
Night Program that evening at inoculation has been set as a goal
8 p.m. in the church auditorium, but lack of parental consent for teh
The faculty for the Long Avenue shots has kept the 10% not now
Church Vacation Bible School is receiving the shots from becoming
as follows: Intermediate Depart- vaccinated.
ment, Mrs. W. J. Ferrell and Mrs. Scisson points out that this is one
J. 0. Lucas; Junior Department, of the best records in the state as
Mrs. H. F. Barbee, Mrs. J. E. Mc- far as school vaccination is con-
Leod, Mrs. Grady Player and Mrs, corned.
P. B. Fairley, Jr.; Primary Depart- The shots are given through the
meant, Mrs. A. P. Jackson, Mrs. J. County Health Department through
(Continued On Page 8) the school health program.
Will Vote On
The community of Highland View
has set June 18 as the date for a
referendum to decide whether or
not that area will become an in-
Citizens in the community pre-
sented a petition to Representative
Cecil G. Costin last month seeking
the necessary legislation to premit
The area to be Incorporated will
extend from the center of the In-
tra Coastal Canal to Section 26,
T7S, R11W which would carry the
northern boundary at about the
spot where the new section of
Highway 98 joins the spot where
the old highway formerly ran. The
boundary extends back to the east
to the corner line of Sections 27 and
26, T7S and R11W. This would take
the boundary back from the bay
approximately 1.8 miles on the
northern boundary and approxi-
mately three-quarters of a mile on
the southern boundary. The entire
area would include approximately
The polls will be open from 7:00
a.m. to 7:00 p.m. with the Highland
View Elementary School as the
polling place. Voters that are qual-
ified to vote in state and county
elections in Gulf County and who
reside in the proposed geographi-
cal boundaries will be eligible to
The election inspection board ap-
pointed to conduct the election is
as follows: Clerk, Margaret G. Ad-
ams; Inspectors, John R. Hewett,
Alma M. Lairmore and T. 0. Rich-
Bible School Set By
Long Avenue Church
Vacation Bible School will begin
at the Long Avenue Baptist Church
on Monday, June 10. Rev. J. C.
Odum, pastor of the Church, will
serve as principal of the school.
The school will continue through
June 19. Activities begin at 8:30
each morning and will dismiss at
11:00 a.m. Classes and activities
are being provided for boys and
girls between the ages of 3 and 16.
Boys and girls who are not present-
ly enrolled in another Bible school
of the community are cordially in-
vited to attend.
The school begins each morning
with a 30 minute worship service
in the church auditorium. Follow-
ing this joint worship service the
boys and girls will go to their de-
partments by age groups where
they will be directed in Bible stu-
dy, character stories, art and hand-
craft, creative activities, and mu.
sic. Refreshments will be served
each day. The school closes on
Jack and Jill Kindergarten Will
Present Annual Closing Exercises
The Jack and Jill Kindergarten
will present its annual closing pro-
gram and graduation exercises Sat-
urday, June 8 at 7:30 at the High
School auditorium with the Rev.
C. Byron Smith giving the invoca-
tion, the Rev. Fred Davis present-
ing the diplomas and the Rev. J.
C. Odum closing the program with
A cast of 40 children arranged
in full costume will present their
interpretation of Hansel and Gre-
The cast will be as follows.
Hansel, Bobby Kennedy.
Gretel, Judy Graham
Mama, Jeaninne Britt.
Papa, Pepe Rooney.
Witch, Elizabeth Adams.
Lady Moon, Kathy Bratcher.
Moon Beam, Regina Levins.
EBchoe,s Jo Beth Hammock, Dia-
nne Gwaltney, Charlotte Graham.
Trees, Robert Keel and Donnie
Woodland Pussies, Char 1 es
Smith and Kenny Hill.
Sophisticated Cats, Gerald New-
comb and Michael Pitts.
Little Angels, Phyllis Ann Thom-
ason and Binny Sherrill.
Gypsies, Kayanna Bateman and
Fairies, Deleva Floyd, Marie Od-
om, Shelia Gay, Audrey Dennis,
Steffie Gay, Wanda Johnson, Mar-
cia Skipper, Brenda Crews, Wanda
Blount, Linda Hicks, Gwendolyn
Duval, Evelyn Coatee.
Gingerbread boys, Steven Wom-
bles, William Ramsey, Larry Mc-
Farland, Alford Ramsey, Edwin
Mercer, Joel Blan, Ronnie Russ
and Steven Gay. .
The evening promises to be very
entertaining, the admission is free
and the public is cordially invited
SGT. E. G. MAYEUX FINISHES
NCO ACADEMY IN MUNICH
MUNICH (AHTNC)-Sgt. Ed-
ward G. Mayeux, 26, whose sister,
Mrs. Ruby Hill, lives on Madison
St., Port St. Joe, recently was gra-
duated from the Seventh Army
Non-Commissioned Officer Acad-
emy in Munich.
A squad leader in Company D of
the 52nd Armored Infantry Battal-
ion in Italy, he successfully com-
pleted a five-week course in leader-
ship, map reading and other mili-
Sergeant Mayeux, who complet-
ed basic training at Fort Jackson,
S. C., entered the Army in March
1948 and arrived overseas in Oc-
His wife, Delores, is with him in
Long Line of Visitors
See Local Museum
A report from the Constitution
Park Museum for the month of
Mrs. Nedley Hostess
To WSCS Circle 1
Circle 1 of the First Methodist
Woman's Society of Christian Ser-
May shows that during the month vice met Monday afternoon in the
806 visitors registered making a home of Mrs. I. C. Nedley with nine
grand total of 18,975 visitors regis-
tered since the museum opened on
December 16, 1955.
Thirteen school groups coming
from out of town visited the mu-
seum during the month.
Two fourth grade classes of the
grammar school from Wewahitch-
ka, three fifth grade classes of
blountstown, three fifth grade clas-
ses of the Millville Elementary
School and five eight grade classes
of the Isadore Newman School, of
New Orleans, La., in chartered bus-
Barbara and Charles Young and
family were among some of the
recent visitors to the museum last
week. Barbara Young of Station
WCTV of Tallahassee is visiting
our various state parks and histor-
ical memorials to take still -and
moving pictures of the things of in-
Mrs. J. C. Belin, program chair-
man presented the devotional tak-
en from 1 John 4-19 followed with
prayer by Mrs. Roy Gibson, Sr.
The program, "Does The World
Have A Conscience" was given by
Mrs. Morgan Jones conducted the
last meeting of the circle, before
being divided into circles. The cir-
cle presented Mrs. Jones with a
lovely gift for her services as cir-
cle chairman for the year.
Refreshments of punch, sand-
wiches and cookies were served
during the social hour.
The meeting closed with the
Visiting With Rich's
Mr. and Mrs. Frederick C. Meek-
ins and their son, Freddie, of Cha-
terest and activities at these instal- pel Hill, N. C., are the guests of
nations in order to run a series of Mrs. Meekins' parents, Mr. and
shows featuring our areas.
Mrs. Young will be on WCTV,
Channel 6 today, June 6 at 2:30
p.m. featuring our state parks for
the purpose of telling viewers in
areas of interesting places to visit
on week ends within 200 miles ra-
dius of Tallahassee.
Miss Zola Ray Feted
With Bridal Shower
Mrs. Selma Bradley, Mrs. Tee
Hicks and Mrs. Martha Smith were
joint hostesses Tuesday night hon-
oring Miss Zola Ray, bride-elect of
June. The miscellaneous shower
'was held in the home of Mrs. Hicks
at White City at 8:00 p.m. Summer
flowers were arranged throughout
the party rooms. Miss Ray chose
for t'he occasion, a purple summer
cotton dress with white accessor-
ies. The hostesses presented Mis$
Ray with a corsage of measuring
spoons. Games were played with
the prizes going to Mrs. Pebble
Chope and Mrs. Barbara Dolan.
Refreshments of open face sand-
wiches, cookies, potato chips, par-
ty mints and cokes were enjoyed
by Miss Minerva McLane, Mrs.
Barbara Dolan, Mrs. Pebble Chope,
Mrs. Martha Smith, Mrs. Selma
Mrs. Ralph E. Rich, at their home
on Ninth Street.
The State Park at Port St. Joe
will be included in her program.
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FRIDAY and SATURDAY
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Bradley, Mrs. Tee Hicks, Mrs. Dot
Hamm and Mrs. L. P. Ray, mother
of thdebride elect.
Sending gifts were Dr. and Mrs.
Wayne Hendrix, Mrs. Ruth Mc-
Clamm'a, Mrs. Cecil Costin,, Sr.,
Mrs. Ruth McCormick, Mrs. Lydia
Adkins, Dr. and Mrs. William Wa-
ger, Mrs. Viola Walters, Mrs. Iris
Denton, Sandra Bracewell, Elaine
Musselwhite, Mrs. Virginia Bridges
and Mrs. Evola Booth,
Miss Ray will become the ride
of Robert Taylor Friday night af-
ter her graduation from the Port
St. Joe High School.
GEORGE HILL GRADUATES
FROM FLORIDA STATE
George Riley Hill, son of Mrs.
W. C. Goodson of this city received
his BS degree in business from
Florida State University at com-
mencement exercises held Sunday
at the university.
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THE STAR, Port St. Joe, Fla. THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 1957
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The spoken word is given scant attention; the printed word Is thoughtfully
weighed. The spoken word barely asserts; the printed word thoroughly convinces.
The spoken word is lost; the printed word remains.
Why Not Annex With Port St. Joe?
Tuesday, June 18 is election day in Highland View. On
that day this thriving little community on the edge of Port
St. Joe will vote on whether or not it will become an incorporated
Certainly a community the size of Highland View needs
incorporation. It needs a centralized water service. It needs
sewer facilities. It needs police and more adequate fire protec-
tion. It needs garbage collection. Highland View is an area.
of high concentration of septic tanks. The residents must be
counted on to carry off garbage and refuse. Surely the high con-
centration of septic tanks in the low lands in this area cannot be
the best thing for sanitation. Septic tanks depends on the
surrounding soil to take up the waste. The soil in this area is
already so damp immediately below the surface that septic
tanks leave a lot to be desired. And certainly with the wide-
spread war on mosquitoes and other insects throughout the
state, it is imperative that garbage and refuse be disposed of
regularly to keep down these pests.
But as we know, these needed services cost a lot-of
money. But if an efficient service is rendered, the money is
well spent. The money to offer these services can come only
through taxes and charging for the services.
In light of this fact, we would urge the leaders of High-
land View to consider incorporating into the City of Port St.
Joe. The present city limits of ,Port St. Joe come almost to the
proposed city limits of Highland View. Port St. Joe's water and
sewer facilities are only a short distance from Highland View.
As a matter of fact, they are closer to this area than they are to
the bulk of the Port St. Joe area. Port St. Joe already gives ifre
protection to Highland View under the St. Joe Fire Control dis-
trict. With the addition of a water system and fire plugs in
this area, the efficiency of this service would be 10-fold.
Considering homestead exemptions, the tax burden on
future tax payers of Highland View would be heavy, to say the
least., From an economic standpoint we believe it would be to
Highland View's advantage to incorporate into Port St. Joe. We
know Port St. Joe has some of the best water in the state and
the services rendered by this city are efficient and dependable.
This means a lot. Their rate of charge is reasonable by the fact
of spreading the bill over a large amount of customers.
What with the Legislature going into extra session, it
would mean no loss of time for the residents of Highland View
to get the Representative to pass a bill changing the June 18
referendum to put Highland View into the City of Port St. Joe
in place of an independent community.
The services they desire could be obtained much quicker
if they were part of Port St. Joe and we can assure you, Port
St. Joe would be glad to have you.
Think it over, Mr. and Mrs. Highland View, and see if
you don't agree.,
By MARJORIE CUMBIE
PHONE BAIll 7-4652
M\rd. and Mrs. Hoke Glass and
Luverne Glass and Mr. and Mrs.
Sam Dennis attended the funeral
of their sisterin law and aunt in
Colquitt, Ga. She was Mrs. Henry
Visiting Mr. and Mrs. Sid Jones
and family are Mrs. Ruth Patton
from Houston, Texas, Mrs. Bessie
Turner of Del Rio, Texas and Mrs.
Kathleen Alford and family .of
Rev. and Mrs. G. York of Spring-
field were the week end guests of
Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Coppedge.
Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Jernigan of
Dade City were in Highland View
on business Friday and Saturday.
Mr. and Mrs. Durrel Glass of De
Funiak Springs were guests of Mr.
and Mrs. D. E. Glass Sunday.
Sgt. W. 0. Borden of Suffolk
County Air Force Base, West Hamp-
ton, N. Y., spent a few houri with
his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bud Wil-
Mrs. Lillian Henning of St. Pet-
ersburg was here visiting her par-
ents, Mr. and Mrs. P. G. Strange
also her brother, Edgar Strange
and family and her sister Evely
Williams and family.
Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Potter, Mrs.
G. E. Drummond, Mrs. Adolph Ri-
chardson of Mobile visited Mr. and
Mrs. Ted Whitfield and family over
the week end.
Sgt. and Mrs. Edgar Owens and
son Danny of Maxwell Air Force
Base Montgomery, Ala., visited her
parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ike Watson
over the week end.
Mr. and Mrs. D. J. Musgrove, Jr.,
and son of Carrabelle and T. D.
Kelley visited their uncle and aunt
Saturday, Mr. and Mrs. L. Kelley.
Friday, May 31, Mr. and Mrs. W.
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Mail Orders Filled
C. Forehand and Mr. and Mrs. H.
V. Forehand motored to Ft. Walton
Beach. They visited Mrs. W. C.
Forehand's sister and brother, Mr.
and Mrs. W. C. Pryor. The group
went out for dinner in observance
of Mr. and Mrs. H. V. Forehand's
4ath anniversary and Mrs. Pryor's
80th birthday. They also visited
Mrs. Forehand's sister and husband
Mr. and Mrs. William Marler of
Destin. The reported a very en-
Mr. and Mrs. Otis Mixon and
son Harrell and Mr. and Mrs. Doss
Kelley are spending the week with
their children, Mr. and Mrs. Doss
Mr. and Mrs. Doss Kelley, Jr.,
and son, Douglas spent the week
end in Dothan, Ala., with their
Mr. and Mrs:. Charles Posey and
daughter Donna Sue are down with
their parents, Mr. and Mrs. John
Baptist WMU Meets
The WMU of the Baptist Church
met at the church Monday with
Mrs. Richter in charge of the pro-
gram. Scripture was read from
Matt. 131-10. Mrs. Ruth Harbuck
led in prayer. During a business
meeting, each of the officers gave
their report. The meeting was clos-
ed by Mrs. Richter. Every member
of the WMU is urged to be pres-
ent next week fot chapter two of
the mIssion study book.
Kylea Laird and son Kenneth
Grover Lee Holland and Louie D.
Holland motored to Pensacola Sat-
urday on business.
,Mrs. C. G. Rish, registration of-
ficer from Wewahitchka was in
town Tuesday preparing the voting
lists for the forthcoming election.
. Mr. and Mrs. Homer Patterson
and son spent the week end with
her mother and father in Graceville
and little Miss Helena Howard vis-
ited her grandmother Mrs. M. L.
Best of. Graceville.
Mrs. Herb Boylin and children
visited Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Peter-
son and family over the week end.
of Miami, are visiting her sister
Glenn Garrett is home visiting
I:. Pj :
with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bill
Garrett. Glenn is a graduate of
Chipola Junior College in Marian-
na. He plans to attend Florida State
University in Tallahassee.
The Highland View Assembly of
God Church is now engaged In a
revival. Services begin each eve-
ning at 8:00 p.m. Special singing
by the trio is featured nightly. The
public is cordially invited to attend
by the pastor, T. C. Earnest.
and family, Rev. and Mrs. T. C.
Mr. and Mrs. Smokey Davis and
baby of Mexico Beach and his par-
ents from De Funiak Springs, Mr.
and Mrs. 0. Davis visited Mr. and
Mrs. L. H. Kelley Sunday.
Rev. and Mrs. W. B. Holland had
as their guests over the week end
their daughter, Mrs. Clarence Ves-
sen of Pheonix City, Ala., and Dew-
Mr. and Mrs. James Grissett and
children attended the graduation
exercises at Cottondale High School
Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Raffield and
daughters spent Sunday at Wewa-
hitchka visiting their parents, Mr.
and Mrs. A. J. Payne.
Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Miles visit-
ed H. A. Miles Thursday in South-
'Mr. and Mrs. Gene Adkins visit-
ed his parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. B.
Williams and family in Fort White
over the week end.
Mr. and Mrs. Carl Knight visit-
ed Mrs. Essie V. Knight Sunday
from Cross City.
,Leave For Tennessee
Mr. and Mrs. Byron Wilder and
daughter, Miss Patsy Wilder left
Sunday for Sewanee, Tenn., to
bring their son home from the Uni-
versity of the Suoth. They plan to
spend some tim ein Birmingham
before returning home.
To Attend Commencement
Mr. anud Mrs. B. H. Munn, Sr.,
and daughter Connie left Tuesday
to attend commencement ceremon-
ies at the University of the South.
Their son, Bert Munn, Jr., a fresh-
man student at the University will
return home with them.
This on your printing is a sign of quality.
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Even now, Andy has a
knack for putting things to-
gether. And Andy is eager
to learn! He will-if we keep
our local school standards
high. Let's unite in support
of our schools in PTA
meetings, in school confer-
ences, wherever we can. For
helpful, free booklet, write:
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America'e favorite convertible Is one of 21 Ford models for 1957
There's no need to pay a "fancy price" to enjoy fine-car
luxury. Ford is lowest priced* of the low-price three, yet
offers values you'd expect only in cars costing far more!
To start with, you can easily pay twice
the money, and not find lines that can
hold a candle to Ford's for lowness,
' loveliness, or just plain good taste.
S But step inside. That's when you'll
find the real evidence of Ford's quality!
And, on the way in, note that Ford
offers door checks that hold doors open
in either of two positions-for easy en-
trance or exit. A little thing. But, in a
fine car, why not? Then, inside, notice
how comfortable those .plush, foam-
rubber seats are. They'll stay that way.
And on long trips. For they're scientif-
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Your rear-seat passengers are treated
extra kindly, too-with spring assists to
help them open and close the doors-
with the most leg room in Ford's field!
Fine cars are smooth-asd that's
another place Ford really shows its stuff!I
Ford delivers its famous V-8. power
smooth as a whisper. That's because
only Ford takes the pains to electron-
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makers of the most expensive automo-
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Ford rides fine-car smooth and quiet,
too. You can thank the new "Inner
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a swept-back front suspension that
actually "rolls with the punch" of every
Ford's rear springs automatically ad-
just to give the right ride for every
road. And Ford keeps things quiet, with
the most sound insulation in its field.
Fine cars are
built to stay solid. So's Ford
Ford has the only frame in its field to
make use of rugged tubular steel beams.
No car at the price offers so many rerf-
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aren't built of thicker body steel or with
sounder engineering skill. Then, of
course, in Ford you can have all the
power assists and other conveniences
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THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 1957
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SUNDAY SCHOOL 9:45 a1m.1
MORNING WORSHIP ____ 11:00 e.. .
BAPTIST TRAINING UNION __ 6:1 p.m.
EVENING WORSHIP 7:30 p.m.
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YBITMS ALWAYS WELCOME_
By JUANITA NORRIS
Mr. and Mrs. Howard Linebarger
and Mrs. Joe Burns motored to
Panama City Thursday on business.
Mr. and Mrs. Leon Bergay and
children of Texas are spending sev-
eral days with the latter's parents,
Mr. and Mrs. Carl Deese apd fam-
Mr. and Mrs. L. P. Ray, Bob Tay-
lor, Stella and Juanita Norris and
Miss Leona Ray motored to Pan-
ama City Saturday on business.
Mrs. Cleveland Hall visited- with
her sisetr, Mrs. Eunice Vickers in
Marianna this week.
Mr. and Mrs. James Broome
spent the week end visiting with
the latter's parents Mr. and Mrs.
Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Dorch and
children of Chipley were the Sun-
day guests of Mr., and Mrs. Hansel
Mr. and Mrs. Sam Bradley and
daughter of Panama City were the
Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. Jim
Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Hall and
daughter of Marianna were the
Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs.
Mrs. Bill Bennett and children
Hilton and Doyle Conger attended
the graduation of her husband in
Mrs. E. L. Lightfoot and chil-
dren spent the week end in Do-
than, Ala., visiting with friends
Mr. and Mrs. Carl Stevens and
sons visited friends and relatives
in South Florida and Valdosta, Ga.,
By BUKE BENNETT
* /ANY an ardent angler, hiker
or camper will -allow his en-
joyment of the great world out-
doors to always be somewhat less
enjoyable when he travels or visits
,areas inhabited by poisonous
Few indeed are 'those who do
not have a fear-or at least some
healthy respect for the rattle-
snake and the cottonmouth. They
are dangerous and bite from eith-
er, whether the snake be a large
or small one, is certain to be ex-
tremely painful, if not fatal.
Yet a constant fear of encoun-
tering a snake-off being bitten
by one-should not spoil your out-
door fun. When in snake territory,
be alert. If you are wading a south-
ern stream inhabited by cotton-
mouths, be cautious of brush piles,
tree tops and stumps along the
bank. If you must cross a danger-
ous-looking spot, make some noise.
Give the snake a chance and he
will get out of ydur way. The rat-
tlesnake will generally give you
a warning when you tread near his
domain. The wisest thing to do
when you hear this danger signal
is to stop, immediately, and lo-
cate the aroused rattler. Then, if
you are really smart, give him as
wide a berth as possible.
Some individuals-whom I be-
lieve fear snakes more than others
-develop a hate attitude that leads
them to a one-man campaign to
kill all the snakes in the world. I
have known some expert and en-
thusiastic fishermen who would
shake a two-pound bass off their
line in order to get a boat over to
the bank and kill a big moccasin
before he got away. This is the sort
of activity that brings about snake-
bite. And these one-*nan cam-
paigns certainly will never com-
pletely kill off our snake popula-
THE STAR, Port St. Joe, Fla.
The Woman's Society of Chris-
tian Service met June 3 in the
church sanctuary for the business
meeting with the president, Mrs.
Ralph Swatts presiding.
Following the devotional taken-
from the book, "A Gift From The
Sea", by Ann Morrow Lindberg,
conducted by Mrs. Charles Brown.
Mrs. Morgan Jones, Sr., closed the
program with prayer. A gift was
presented -to Mrs. Swatts from the
society as a token of its apprecia-
tion for her fine service this past
The meeting was turned over to
Mrs. Ruth Ramsey who. introduced
the new members for the past year.
After this the new officers for the
coming year were installed in a
most impressive ceremony by Mrs.,
Ramsey assisted by Mrs. Ester
The new officer are as follows:
President, Mrs. G. S. Croxton.
Vice president, Mrs. Morgan
Secretary, Mrs. H. W. Griffin.
Treasurer, Mrs. Herman Dean.
Secretary. of Promotion, Mrs.
Secretary of Missionary Educa-
tion, Mrs. W. H. Howell, Jr.
Christian Social Relation, Mrs.I
J. C. Laney.
Secretary of Student Work, Mrs.
M nmn Mo m Avye.
Moves out in
a single sweep
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Resistance of a bank vault to a nuclear blast will be tested
at the U. S. Atomic Energy Commission's Nevada test site
this spring, in cooperation with the Federal Civil Defense
Commission. The structure to be tested consists of a specially-
engineered, steel-lined concrete vault sealed by a reinforced
Mosler Safe Company 10-inch thick "Century" vault door.
Although a Mosler vault withstood the first atomic blast
at Hiroshima, Mosler feels "there is a need for better infor-
mation on the resistance of protective equipment which can
be obtained under the more precise and controlledcon9dig s
of a nuclear test." ...
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est, sweetest, smoothest auto-
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Turboglide is something really new
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In the first place, there's only one
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Turboglide handles everything
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0. M, Taylor.
Secretary of Spiritual Life, Mrs.
Secretary of Youth Work, Mrs.
B. E. Rawls.
'Secretary of Children's Work,
Mrs. Leonard Belin.
Secretary of Literature and Pub-
lications, Mrs. W. D. Jones.
Secretary of Supplies, Mrs. Geo.
Status of Women, Mrs. G. F. Su-
Membership, Mrs. J. L. Sharit.
This installation service was
"Fede My Sheept' which was a
challenge to officers and members
as the circle enters another year
of service for the Master.
As a dedication prayer the hymn,
"Take My Life and Let It Be" was
sung by the officers and members.
The meeting was concluded by
the new president Mrs. Croxton.
During the business session, re-
ports from officers and circle chair-
men were given. I
At the, conclusion the meeting
was closed with the Woman's So-
CARD OF THANKS
Words cannot express our gra-
titude for all the kindness and
many expressions 'of sympathy
shown us during our recent be-
reavement. Thank you from the bot-
tom of our hearts, and may God
bless you all.
MARJOfRIE, ED and
MARY JANE BOBBITT
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PICTURED ABOVE is the eighth here in Port St. Joe last week as chaperones. The group was travel-
grade class of the Newman School part of a tour of Florida as far as ing in chartered busses along the
of New Orleans, La. The group Tallahassee. The group included coast from New Orleans to Taila-
stopped at the Constitution Museum 59 students and six teachers and i hassee and back. (Star photo)
SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSON FOR JUNE 9
!RIGHT WITH GOD AND AMAN" leot a wife. On the way Jacob had
Genesis, Chapters 29, 32 and 33 a vision of a ladder reaching into
By THE OLE TIMER heaven. As a result of this exper-
fsaac had blessed Jacob, saying, ience he made a solemn vow, say-
"God Almighty bless thee, and ing, "Then shall the Lord be my
make thee fruitful, and multiply God."
thee." Then he had started on the Twenty years later he begins the
long journey to Padan-Aram to se- return journey. Before reaching
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STUDENTS BEGINNING dance classes in September
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"Home" again, he has another re-
markable experience. Let's see
what we can learn from his exper-
Jacob Was Greatly Afraid
Twenty years before, Jacob had
said that the Lord would be his
God. In the "Land where he was
living" the conditions and events
weer not very conducive to spirit-
ual growth. Jacob had become in-
volved with the everyday problem
of starting a home and family, and
with making a liin gfor them. Now
he had come to the place that he
could not feel the protective pres-
ence of the Lord.
God had been faithful to his end
of the covenant with Jacob, but
Jacob had lost sight of his side of
it. The weakening effect of these
undedicated years now caused him
to be afraid. And he was particu-
larly afraid of his brother, who
should have been his best friend.
His. fear was such that he selft his
wives and children ahead of him
into the dangers. Do we send our
wives and our children before us?
He wpo haa. not the abiding pres-
'ence ofsthe Lord as his Gad in his
life, will surely come upon fearful
days. "The wicked flee when no
man pursueth". Prov. 28:1.
Jacob Strongly Resisted
'ihe greatest need of anyone who
is out of fellowship with God, is to
get right with God. Yet strangely
enough, man will resist when ef-
fort is made to draw him into the
fold. While he was fearfully pray-
ing on the banks of the river, a
heavenly being in the form of a
man began to strive with him, and
Jacob resisted every urge and ev-
ery manifestation of the divine will.
His old fleshly "Supplanter" spirit
strove to supplant the will of
Multitudes today, who need to
get right with God are resisting
every impulse from God, and in
every conceivable way, not realiz-
ing that their. only hope lies in
yielding to Him.
Jacob Was Crippled
The very center and source of
our strength must be "Touched"
and broken and withered, as was
Jacobs. He is foolish, indeed, who
thinks he can live in his own
strength, or overcome the powers
of evil by and of himself.
Our strength is sufficient only
for resisting; while His strength
is sufficient for overcoming all ene-
Jacob Now Clings
RHaving ,dissipated his own
strength in foolish and useless re-
sistance, Jacob now becomes a
clinger. "I will not let thee go ex-
cept Thou bless me". He now has
the right attitude and is about
ready to receive a blessing.
A broken and contrite heart
springing forth into a helpless cry
of entire dependence and trust
will always insure a changed life.
A new name, Israel, was given him,
"I have seen God face to face".
Vs. 30. No man can remain the
same as before after he has seen
God. Such a vision will blind the
eyes to the pleasures of this
Not only .did he testify by word,
but henceforth by his walk. It is
thought that he limped in his walk,
as a constant reminder to him of
his own powerlessness, and as an
unending testimony to the world
that he had gotten right with God.
Before this, Jacob could not get
along with either his. brother Esau
or his father-in-law Laban. The best
and sure way to get right with men
is to first get right with God.
Now note the benediction on him THE STAR, Port St. Joe, Fla.
-"The sun rose on him" Vs. 31.
The sun of God's .grace and power
will surely shine upon us when
we have yielded completely to him. LAFF 01
"And Esau ran to meet him."
Guests of Beamans
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day and is the house guest of Mr.
and Mrs. Wayne Beaman.
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Dr. Paulinb Fertsch Talks To Rotarians
On Mental Health and Its Effects
In keeping with the advent of
Mental Health Week in Rotary last WHS Seniors
week, Dr. Pauline Fer.tsch, psycho-
logist of the Bay County clinic To Graduate
spoke to the Rotary Club Thursday
on this timely subject that is much
discussed throughout the nation
"Mental health" said Dr. Fertsch
"Is everyday attitudes of human
beings. Some have normal attitudes
and some do not. Those who do
not are the ones that mental clin-
ics throughout the nation arl) cont
The insane is not the bulk of the
psychologist's load of work, ac-
cording to Dr. Fertsch. Those who
have problems too severe to take
ordinary confession partners, such
as family, pastor, priest, etc. into
their confidence. These are the
ones that make up the psycholo-
gists's work load.
Dr. Fertsch wandered back to
the dark ages when plagues, di-
seases and famine were man's
mortal enemies. Today with most
of the old plagues and diseases
conquered, worry replaces them as
the number one curse to mankind.
And with worry has come the need
for psychologists. Dr. Fertsch 11Blam-
ed worry, anxiety and such allied
mental tortures for all the cause
of her work.
Dr. Fertsch declared to the club
that mental patients throughout the
nation occupy more hospital beds
than all other diseases of
the physical being combined. She
declare& that Florida was high on
the ladder in mental disease treat-
ment and said that the Florida
State mental hospitals were a mo-
del that other Southern states
Guests of the club Thursday were
Parker Johnson, John Sundy, Lee
Hostettler, Ken Boardman and
Charlie Pluter, all guests of George
Charles Smith Completes
Navy Boot Training
GREAT LAKES, IJL.-Charles
L. Smith, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lea-
man A. Wise of 419 Kenney's Mill,
graduated from recruit training on
June 1, at the Naval Training Cen-
ter, Great Lakes, Ill.
The graduation -exercises mark-
ing the end of nine weeks of "boot
camp", included a full dress parade
and review before military officials
and civilian dignitaries.
In nine weeks of instruction, the
"raw recruit" is developed into a
Navy Bluejacket, ready for duty
with the fleet.
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NOTICE TO RESIDENTS OF
HIGHLAND VIEW, FLORIDA
,NOTICE is hereby given that a
referendum election will be held
on Tuesday, June 18, 1'957, pursuant
to an act of the 1957 Legislature
entitled, "An act to create a Muni-
cipality to be known as the City of
Highland View in Gulf County,
Florida, etc." The Question to be
voted on is for the APPROVAL or
REJECTION of said. act.
The Election will be held in the
Highland View School Auditorium,
with the polls opening at 7:00
o'clock AM and closing at 7:00 o'-
Only those people that arT qial-
ified to vote in state and county
election's in Gulf County and who
reside in the proposed geographical
boundaries will be eligible to vote,
Begin at the point of intersee.
tion of the East Line of Section
26, T7S, R11W and the center
line of the Gulf County Canal
and extend a meander line
Southwesterly along the cen-
terline of the Gulf County Canal
to a point 1000 feet West of the
point of intersection of the said
centerline of the Gulf County
Canal and the Eastern shoreline
of St. Joseph Bay extended then
turn right and extend a line
Northwesterly parallel to the
Eastean Shoreline of St. Joseph
Bay to a point of intersection
with the North line of Section
27, T7S, R11W extended 1000
feet into St. Joseph Bay from
the Eastern Shoreline of said
Bay; then turn right and ettend
a line Easterly along the extend-
ed North line of said Section 27
to the Northeast corner of Sec-
tion 26, T7S, R11W; then turn
right and extend a line Souther-
ly along the East line of said
Section 26 to a point of irfter-
section with the centerline of
the Gulf County Canal at the
point of beginning. The area
described above contains frac-
tional section 26, 27 and a small
part of the Northwestern quar-
(ter of fractional Section 35, T7S,
(R111W, Gulf County, Florida.
The Election Inspection Board
,appointed to conduct said Election
,is as follows: Clerk: Margaret G.
lAdams; Inspectors; John R. Hew-
'ett. Alma M. Lairmore; T. 0. Rich-
Board County Commissioners
Gulf County, Florida.
George Y. Core J. C. Price
Clerk Circuit Court Chairman
The senior class at Washington
High School will -be presented to
Supt. T. A. Owens by the princi-
pal, E. A. Twine, on June 10 to re-
ceive their diplomas. The com-
mencement program will be held
in the school gymnasium.
The commencement address will
be delivered by Dr. M. C. Rhaney,
Dean, School of Arts and Sciences,
Florida A and M University, Talla-
Professor E. A. Twine, principal
of the school, announces that the
speaker for Baccalaureate Services
will be Rev. 0. L. Blacksheare.
Gammon Theological Seminary, At-
lanta, Georgia. The Baccalaureate
services will be held at Bethel
AME church, invocation and serip-
ture by Rev. E. McLeod.
Class night will be held Friday
night, June 7, at S:00 p.m. i.n the
school gymnasium. The program
for the commencement exercises
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THURSDAY, JuNEE 6, 1057
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follows: processional, principal,
platform guests, graduates, selec-
tion. school chorus, invocation and
scripture, Rev. 0. Stallworth; In-
troduction of speaker, professor E.
A. Twine; Speaker, selection by
school chorus. Highlights of this
occasion will be the presentation
of the diplomas followed by two
speakers from the class: 0. H.
Walker; farewell address and J.
C. Blanford, "They Went To Col-
lege". Following the announce-
ments, selection will be rendered
by the school chorus and benedic-
tion by Rev. 0. Stallworth. -
The class .sponsor is Mary L.
The Glee Club will sing, "Free
At Last" at both services.,
Called To Alabama
Mr. and Mrs. Joe Grimsley were
called to Enterprise, Alabama on
Friday of last week where they at-
tended the funeral of Mr. Grims-
ley's brother-in-law, P. 0. Martin.
Mrs. George Cooper left Wednes-
day to attend the graduation exer-
cises at John Hopkins Hospital, Bal-
timore, Md., of her nephew, Henry
Redd, Jr. Henry will serve his in-
terneship in Maryland.
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Garden Club Host
To Area Meeting
The Port St. Joe Garden Club was
hostess to District 2 President's
Spring Conference, May 22 at Mo-
tel St. Joe. The theme of the con-
ference was, "Facing Florida's Fu-
ture". Mrs. Thomas J. Mitchell pre-
sided and gave the welcome add-
ress. Forty-one circles of 14 clubs
Speakers were Mrs. Vernon L.
Conners of Mount Dora, President,
Florida Federation of Garden Clubs,
Inc.; Mrs. Bowles, Mrs. W. F. Fite
of Marianna; Mrs. C. R. Mays, Jr.,
of Pompano Beach, First Vice-
President of Florida Federation of
Garden Clubs, Inc.; Mrs. H. Jeff
Davis, Quincy; Mrs. W. A. Gibbs
Panama City and Mrs. Sidney Hen-
ry of Panama City.
The meeting concluded with a
luncheon. 53 members attended the
Dist. Deputy President
Visits Rebekah Lodge
Friday night, May 24, Melody
Lodge 22 of Rebekah was honored
by a visit of the District Deputy
president, Mrs. Margaret Land of
There were 15 other officers
from Panama City and Lynn Haven
lodges and one from Pensacola.
Mrs. Jessie Schriber, past president
of the Rebekah Assembly of Flor-
Mrs. Aline Hightower, Rebekah
Grand presided over the meeting
and introduced the guests.
,Following the meeting, the mem-
bers and guests enpoyed a supper
served by the host lodge.
Attending the Rebekah Lodge 15
services in Lynn Haven last Tues-
day night and participating in cere-
monies of Friendship Night were
Mrs. Aline Hightower, Mrs. Flora-
zelle Connell, Mrs. Juanita Poite-
vine, Mrs. Jimmie Greer and Mts.
H. W. Griffin.
Port St. Joe, Fla.
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THE MAN BEHIND
The good health- of you and your
family depends upon a new kind of
plow, and the man behind it has
assumed an ever-increasing role of
The scientist harnesses his knowl-
edge to "plow up" new fields for
conquest. His discoveries help you
enjoy a longer, healthier lifetime. As
new medicaments become available,
we stock them, to dispense precisely
as your physician prescribes.
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PORT ST. JOE, FLA.
F. M. Hall Tried
On Forest Burning
Dr. F. M. Hall, Negro dentist at
Port St. Joe, was found guilty Mon-
day, May 27, in county court, of
failing properly to watch a fire he
had set on Jan. 15 on property at
The six man jury found Hall not
guilty on two other charges, those
of failure to give proper notice and
of not maintaining proper fire pr&e
vention equipment on the premises
while conducting the burning.
William Gilbert of the Forestry
Service testified, In response to
a question from Hall, who acted as
his own council, that Hall had not
made the necessary fire prevention
Broward Wood, a Forestry Ser-
vice employee, testified that he ar-
rived at the scene of the burning
and asked Hall if he needed help
to control the fire. Hall, according
to Wood, said none was needed.
Wood also testified that lie return-
ed to the scene later, found the
area unattended and had to ex-
tinguish several small fires around
Jimmy McNeill, landowner whose
land abuts the Hall land, according
to testimony, said on the witness
stand that Hall had given him no
notice of his intention to burn.
When Hall took the stand he
testified that he made the fire in-
tentionally because the land was
full of trash and weeds and lie
wanted to clean up the place. He
said he believed he had taken the
necessary precautions because he
had two tubs of water on hand, in
addition to a shovel and a hoe.
He said he did not know that he
had to notify someone when setting
a fire on or near wooded land.
Hall contended that the fire
could not spread on three sides be-
cause of the Gulf, a swamp and
the highway, and maintained he
had taken adequate precautions
about the fire spreading in the
Sentence has not been passed in
the case because court costs have
not been computed.
Commission Backs Down
On College Fund Grant
The Gulf County Board of Com-
missioners met Saturday morning,
May 25, at 10:00 to rescind action
relative to a $5,000 grant they in-
tended giving to the School Board
in support of the junior college
Saints Win 2
(Continued from page 1I
playing. Howard Rogers again got
three hits for four times at bat to
boost his hitting percentage over
the 700 mark. Walter Wilder, the
pride of Port St. Joe played his
first game of the year for the
Saints and got himself a-triple off
Keith, the losing pitcher for Apa-
lachicola. John Smith collected a
couple of hits. Harry Dowden who
plays left field seems to be getting
his batting eye back. He also col-
lected two hits.
The bleacher crowd really pro-
vided the whoops and yells Tuesday
night. The old crowds the Saints
have played to in the past aren't-
here any more but the number at-
tending each game is growing. The
Babe Ruth League is in charge of
the concessions stand and are pro-
viding the fans with cold drinks
and hot peanuts. The officers of
the Babe Ruth League man the con-
cession stand and the players of
the league sell the drinks in the
s.!ands. Come on out to the next
home game when the Saints play
Wewahitchka next Thursday night
at 8 p.m. Your home town Saints
have now won eight ball games and
have lost only two.
THE STAR, Port $t. Joe, FIA.
program for Bay and Gulf cctin-
This action apparently stemmed
from the fact that a number of
bills are reportedly before the Leg-
islature which make provision for
such junior college financing direct-
ly through the school boards af-
fected, and that passage of one or
more of these bill's appears certain.
The County Commission had
earlier printed a notice of legisla-
tion in the Gulf County Breeze with
the purpose of having a local bill
passed in the Lgeislature which
would have enabled the cotnmis-
sion to give the School Board the
necessary sunm on a one time basis.
Bay County Commissioners had
put up $30,000 as its share of the
junior college financing. It is not
known whether, in view of pending
state legislation, they have or in-
tend to withdraw the sum they
Bible School Set
WCoutinued from page 1)
A. Alligood and Mrs. Frank Poole;
Beginner Department. Mrs. N. G.
Martin, Mrs. Durel Brigman and
Mrs. Patsy Kanneberg; Nursery
Department (3 year olds only),
Mrs.. Harry McKnight, Mrs. Celine
Fowler and Mrs. D. D. Arnold.
Mrs. W. H. Howell will serve as
chairman of the refreshment com-
mittee. Assisting the principal in
special activities will be Mrs. Carl
Dykes, Mrs. Cliff I-larper and Mrs.
J. C. Odum.
tHURSDAY, 4UNE 195?
CARD 0 THANKS
I wish to take this means of ex-
pressing my heartfelt thanks to
(he entire hospital staff, Dr. Joe
Hendrix and Dr. Wayne Hendrix
for their wonderful care of me dur-
ing my recent stay in the hospi-
tal. Also for the many visits, cards
and flowers. May God's richest
blessing rest upon each and every-
MRS. D. M. LEWIS
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Miss Betty Martin Becomes Bride of
Clifton McCoy In Home Ceremony
Miss Betty Martin became the Floor standards of white gladioli
bride of Clifton McCoy at 6:00 p.m. and mums with two candelabra
May 11 at the home of the bride's holding lighted white candles and
parents, Mr. and Mrs. N. G. Mar- magnolia leaves for greenery form-
tin, 1611 Palm Boulevard. ed the background for the impres-
Rev. Douglas Newsome officiat- sive double-ring ceremony.
ed. Norman Martin, brother of the
The bride was lovely in a white bride, lighted the candles.
linen sheath dress with catching Only relatives of the couple and
duster. Her accessories were white. a few close friends of the bride
A purple throated orchid was at- were present.
tached to the white Bible she car- After a small supper party, the
tried. couple left for a tour of places of
Miss Fern Beaman, mne bride's interest in South Georgia and
only attendant wore pink taffeta Florida.
with matching circle holding her They are now at home near
hair in a becoming hair-do. Her Lakeland where Mr. McCoy is em-
corsage was pink carnations, played.
Gilbert Martin, brother of the
bride, served as best man. Send The Star To A Friend
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Ray-Whitfield Engagement Announced
Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Ray of Al- Whitfield is serving with the U.
tha, announce the engagement and S. Navy at Moffett Field, Californ-
approaching marriage of their ia.
daughter, Alene, to Clarence E. The wedding will be an event of ( "
Harvey Whitfield also of Altha. First Baptist Church in Altha. All \
The bride-elect is employed at friends and relatives of the couple 7 \ "- _-
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location and type of property to
P. 0. Box 4424
ATLANTA 2, GA.
FOR SALE: Nice two bedroom
house on 90 foot lot in good sec-
tion of Oak Grove. Well construct-
ed. Oak floors. Deep well. Priced
to sell for $7,000.00.
FOR SALE: A well estalbished cafe
on Aeid Ave. Owner must sell be-
cause of health. You can buy this
going business for only $3,000 down
and balance on easy terms. 3t5-30
!FOR SALE: Very nice two bed-
room house with breezeway and
garage. Is presently financed at
Very favorable interest rate. Can
,sell equity for about $2,800. No red
Registered Real Estate Broker
Phone 7-3491 211 Reid Ave.
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water heater, tables, dressers, sev- FOR RENT: Furnished apartment
eral beds. The complete outfit just Downstairs. Mrs. C. A. McGowan
$5,000. See Jimmy Dykes, P. 0. Box Phone 9-9991. tfc-5-23
212, Highland View. Tap-5-30 FOR RENT: Nice furnished apart-
FOR SALE: Lots at White City,
house on Woodward and house
on 10th Street.
E. TOM PRIDGEON
Real Estate & Insurance
BAII 7-7741 411 Reid Ave.
FOR SALE: Legal ruled pads, on-
ionskin, second sheets, scratch pads
mimeograph paper, typewriter and
adding machine ribbons,. Man-- oth-
er supplies. THE STAR, Phone
7 3161 for delivery.
orut St Joe, Fla. FOR SALE: Baby bed with matt-
ress. Like new. Will sell for half
FOR SALE: House in Oak Grove. price or $15.00. Call 7-4853. 2tc
622 Madison Street. f15110 'i
SS- FOR RENT: Downstairs furnished
FOR SALE: l 1 foot pIJ,-L-.oodJ boijt. apartment. Available June 14.
Call 7-4956 or see N ; Ma-rt, 1505 Monument Ave. Phone 7-5771.
FOR SALE: Beautiful building lot FOR RENT: Nice 3-bedroom house
See E. C. Wimberly, phone 7-5261 Phone 7-5681. 2tp
or 7-2041. tfc-5-30
FOR RENT: One and two bedroom
FOR SALE: Three bedroom house attractively furnished apartments
at 1017 Marvin Ave. See Mrs. Cool in summer, warm in winter.
William Nichols or call BA7-5681 ow fans, gas heat. They have
William Nichols or call BAl 7-5681 to be seen to be appreciated, Wim-
FOR SALE: Bargain-Yes, this is ic odge, Whie City, Phone 9-4083.
it. In Bay View Heights. 2 nice 2
bedroom houses. One brand new. FOR RENT: Vacant four room
house with back and front porch.
One now rented for $50.00 mo. Also and water pump. $35.00. Mrs. Ben
2 refrigerators, 2 gas stoves, hot Dickens, Sr., Phone 7-5421. tfc-5-23
ment. Suitable for couple only.
Mrs. A. M. Jones, Sr., Ph. 7-7646.
LAWN MOWER FOR RENT: $1.00
hour. Cut your lawn and let me
worry with upkeep of mower. Gulf
Service Station, Aubrey R. Tomlin-
son, Phone 7-7501.
LOST, STRAYED or STOLEN:
from city boat landing, a 14-ft.
plywood boat. Bottom is dark and
sides white scalloped. Has 12 hp.
Elto motor. If found notify J. D.
Clark, phone 7-7771 or 7-9311 ani
receive reward. ?tc
SUMMER PIANO LESSONS: Be-
ginning June 10. Half hour les-
sons, 75c. Call Barbara Mitchell
BAll 7-7656. 2tp
FOR RENT: Unfurnished apart-
ment. Bedroom, kitchen and bath
Gas stove and heater furnished. 401
13th St., J. A. Mira, Phone 7-9301.
FOR RENT: 7-room house corner
Oak Grove and 2nd St., Wewvahitch-
ka. See Mrs. T. H. Roberts. 2tp
:OR FAST, EFFICIENT plumbing
service, call BILL'S PLUMBING.
-hone 7-7846. Outboard motors re,
SEPTIC TANKS pumped out. Call
Buford Griffin, Phone 7-7011 for
quick expert service. tfc-5-2
ELECTRIC IRONS repaired. Work
guaranteed. Quick dependable
service. Red's Shoe Shop. Reid Ave
NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY the
World Book Encyclopedia. Thru
the vacation months let our won-
derful plan stimulate interest and
promote better grades in school.
World books are used by more
schools than any other Encyclo-
pedia. If interested call your rep-
resentative, Mrs. B. E. Rawls, at
phone 7-4711. 2tp
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LOYAL ORDER OF MOOSE
Meetings at Moose Hall, 310
Fourth St.. meeting night every other
SAMARITAN LODGE No. 40, 1. 0.
0. F.-Meets first and third
Thursday, 7:30 p.m. in Masonic
Hall. All members urged to attend;
visiting brethren invited.
C. W. LONG, N. G.
J. C. PRICE, Secty.
THERE WILL BE a regular com-
munication of Port St. Joe Lodge
No. 111, F&AM every first and
third Thursday at 8:00 p.m.
EVERETT McFARLAND, W.M.
ROY L. BURCH, Secty.
All Master Masons cordially Invited
WILLIS V. ROWAN POST 116,
THE AMERICAN LEGION. Meet-
ing first and third Monday nights
800 p.m., American Legion Home.
R. A. M.-Regular convocation of
St. Joseph Chapter No. 56, R. A.
M., 2nd and 4th Mondays. All visit-
ing brothers welcome. J. H. Geddle,
High Priest. H. R. Maige, Secretary.
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