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Title: The star
Uniform Title: Star (Port Saint Joe, Fla.)
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: W.S. Smith
Place of Publication: Port St. Joe Fla
Creation Date: March 20, 1958
Frequency: weekly
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Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Port Saint Joe (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Gulf County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Gulf -- Port Saint Joe
Coordinates: 29.814722 x -85.297222 ( Place of Publication )
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Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Began in 1937.
General Note: Editor: Wesley R. Ramsey, <1970>.
General Note: Publisher: The Star Pub. Co., <1970>.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 2, no. 7 (Dec. 2, 1938).
Funding: Funded in part by the University of Florida, the Library Services and Technology Assistance granting program of Florida, the State Library and Archives of Florida, and other institutions and individuals.
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THE STAR
Serving Port St. Joe with the
news of Port St. Joe and
Gulf County.


PER COPY


"Port St. Joe-The Outlet Port for the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee Valley"


TWENTY-FIRST YEAR


'ORT ST. JOE, FLORIDA


THURSDAY, MARCH 20, 1958


- Health Center Formally Opened

ETAOIN SHRDLU
by W-ESIEY R. RAMSEY '


Before we get into the serious
business of a column, we want to
do just a touch of bragging.
We caught the "old man" in 'he
backwater last Friday afternoon.
Yes sir, he was truly the grand-
daddy of all bass. Nine and a half
pounds worth of bass. (We spelled
out the figures to make it look just
that much bigger). We caught him
on a dalton special with just a
slight twitch of the wrist.

Today is our birthday. We are
now well past 30 having left that
mark behind. But since the mill is
cutting back to a 30 hour week,
you can be excused from buying
me a birthday present.

Now to the serious matter.
And that is the County Commis-
sion and this road business.
It looks as if Port St. Joe is des-
tined to get the run-around in this
matter if we don't band together
and make ourselves heard mightily.
We have been asking around and
so far as we can find out not one
area of the county with the excep-
tion of Port St. Joe and Jones
Homestead, has asked (formally)
for any part of a proposed million
dollar bond issue.
Why is this? Port St. Joe City
Commissioners thought up the idea
and presented it to the county out-
lining Port St. Joe's needs and
urged that some of the money be
applied to the Dead Lakes damn
construction. One road in Wewa-
hitelika is available for paving (all
the rest either being tied up by
right of way troubles or already
paved) and Port St. Joe asked that
It be included in the plan.
And yet, after looking into the
"how" of floating the bond issue
and offeri' thee -;,a, it has all but
been left out in the cold. After be-
ing. the only political subdivision in
the,county to formally ask for any
of the money.
Why?
We would like to know.
We are still a part of Gulf Coun-
ty (I think) and are entitled to
at least a fair shake. But, brother
all we are getting is a faith losing
. up.
We would be the last to threaten
but we would suggest that the
Commission take a close look at
Secondary Road Fund spending for
the past six years and see just
what Port St. Joe has received out
of approximately $250,000 each year
for these six. Very little, I can tell
you. We would also ask the com-
missioners count the votes in Port
St. Joe and vicinity and also take
into their consideration that there
is a tax payer or. two down here.
We will tell them right now, that
their every move in so far as we
will be allowed to find out in this
matter will be reported right in
these columns and the people of
'Port St. Joe will be kept abreast
of just how they stand in the eyes
of their "representatives".
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MISS MONICA BARBARA WARD, daughter of the late Dr. A. L.
Ward, is shown cutting the ribbon officially opening the Albert
Ward Health Center here in. ceremonies last Thursday afternoon.
Lookiris on is Mrs. Polly Sowers, office manager of the Gulf Coun-
ty Health Department in Port St. Joe. The new Center was named
after the late Dr. Ward. ('Star photo).


District Band Festival Will Be An

Event or Next Week End In Port St. Joe


A week from tomorrow, the Sixth
'District Band Festival will be in
Port St. Joe. Demand for housing
still exceeds 'the supply. Since last
week's Star went to press an addi-
tional 130 requests for housing
have been made.
The generous cooperation of the
citizens of Port St. Joe and vicin-
ity has already made room for
about 400 band members in homes.
Working on the theory that "there
is always room for one more", the
remainder can be housed.
Anyone who has not already vol-
unteered and can house any of the
boys and girls coming to the festi-
val, please call Mrs. Paul Fensom,
housing chairman at BAll 7-5661.
Since last week the following
have agreed to help in this project.
'Karl Allen, H. R. Adams, Leonard
Belin, Ted Beard, M. L. Britt, Mrs.
Eunice Burke, George Cooper, F.
W. McDonald Jimmy McNeil, L.
B. Nichols, J. C. Odum, R. J. Pat-
terson, A. B. Pratt, Grady Keels,
Chris Martin.
Mrs. W. C. Miles, Tommy Mit.
chell, L. E. Meyer, W. P. Dockerv,
Lawson Denton M. H. Elder, Paul


Church Attendance Farmer, Bert Hall, J. B. Harr.is
Church Attendance Wayne Hendrix, C. B. Greif, A. E.
For Last Week moines, 0. E. Bradley, Roy Gibson.
G C. Adkins, J. P. Morrison, Mrs
FirstMethodist Church Edith Fairley, Mrs. James Wilson
Sunday School 167 Mrs. John Lovett, Mrs. Hildreth
Fellowship 46 Dunlap.
Worship Services .............- 220
Presbyterian Church
Sunday School 76 Local Moose Club Praised
Youth Fellowship --- --- l7 Moose Club Praised
Worship 'Services ------- ---136 By State Officer Saturday
White City Baptist
'Sunday School 84 State Director, Otto M. Schleic-
Training Union 57
Worship Services ......--- -------- 162 her, of the Loyal Order of Moose,
First Baptist Church I visited 'with the Port St. Joe Lodge
Sunday School 232 No. 1035 on Saturday March 15th,
Training Union 103 and paid high compliments to the
Worship Services ----------366 Officers and members of the lodge
Highland View Methodist Oicrs and members of the lodge
Sunday School 19 for the fine job they did in remodel-
Worship Services ----------- 28 ing their lodge home.
Mexico Beach Methodist 'Schleicher stated that it is one of
WrSd hooces-_.-- 15the finest lodge and social quarters
Long Avenue Baptist in the state. He delivered a very
;Sunday School 130 inspiring message to all that were
Training Union S5 present, and in his closing remarks
worship Services ------------- 261 reminded the membership at
Zion Fair Baptist
'Sunday School 67 'Moose was a family Fraternity and
BYPU Hour 236 hoped they would build their mem-
New Bethel AME bership to greater numbers, so that
Sunday School 63 the lodge would in the tomorrows
Wi 9be of great service through their


DR. R. E. KING ATTENDING
DENTAL MEETING
Dr. R. E. King is attending i
dental meeting in Atlanta, Ga. Mrs.
R. E. King and children are visit-
ing Mrs. King's parents in Dublin,
Ga.


Last Rites Set

For Mrs. Wimberly

Mrs. H. F. Wimberly, 62, of this
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Mill Goes On

Short Work Week

S Tom S. Coldewey, vic-epresi-
dent of the St. Joe Paper Com-
pany told The Star this week that
effective Monday the St. Joe Pa-.
per Company will operate on a
five day week basis. "All men
will work a 30-hour week", Col-
dewey said. "This is being done
so that no lay-offs will be neces-
sary."
The mill will operate Monday
through Friday of each week.
Coldewey said that the Com-
pany hopes to get back -to normal
production quickly. The abbrev-
iated work week is being neces-
sitated by a shortage of orders
at this time.


New Officers

Named For '58

Saint Squad

!Last Monday night the following
were elected to guide the St. Joe
Saints baseball club for the 1958
season. Richard Porter was iamed
President of the ball club aind


City's ad ees given

AnotherRetback dCounty


City To Replace

Centennial Roof

The City Commission took up
two small but vitally important
pieces of business at their regular
meeting Tuesday night.
The Commission authorized Com-
missioner Waitson Smith to see
that a new roof was put on the
Centennial Building. The building
has been plagued with several bad
leaks for a good while.
Another piece of business was
that the City decided to purchase
a pumping apparatus for drying
out a ditch that m'ught need to be
dug. The piece of equipment is
especially needed in the city's cur-
rent program of providing sewer
and water facilities where they are
not now in use.
The Commission made arrange-


John "TV" Smith as Field Mana- ments to send a delegation to the
ger. next meeting of the State Road
The club is looking forward o to ard.
a good season under the leadership _____ _
of President Porter and Manager
Smith plus the following officers Costin Bones IUp On
that were elected. Pete Comforter, wOE ,r,


vice-president; Jesse Stone, secre-
tary and treasurer; Jimmy Kil-
bcuri and Blake Thomason, direc-
tors. The following prospective
players were present and expressed
the desire to make the team. Les-
lie Coker, Elzie Williams, Royce
Butts, Jim Ogle, Basil McKnight,
Gomuiden Scott, Howard Rogers,
Benton Hamm, David Huffman,
Johnnie Adams. John Smith, Bas-
com Harm and Harry Dowden.
Others expected to compete are
Waring Murdock, Monk Stevens,
Jackie Mitchell, Harold Hinote
and several others who are now
away in college.
Team manager Smith announced
that practice would open at 2:30
p.m. March 30 and anyone that
would like to try out for the team


city dieda aturday, Mivarcn 15 at is welcome to participate.
6:00 p.m. in the Baptist Hospital in ------
Pensacola. Mrs. Wimberly was vis- *|* f
citing her son, Mr. and Mrs. Cleve AUXiliary Buys


Fiveash in Pensacola at the time
of her fatal attack. She hai resided
in Port St. Joe since 19i3.
Funeral services will be held to-
morrow afternoon at the Mt. Olive
Baptist Church, near Altna. Burial
will be in the church cemetery.
Rev. C. Byron Smith, pas:o- of the
First Baptist Church of Por. St.


Refrigerator

For Hospital

Purchase of a sorely needed new
refrigerator for the Municipal Hos-
pital of Port St. Joe was recently


Joe will officiate at the services. announced by the Hospital Aux-
Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. iliary. The nearly $1,000-dollar unit
CST. is a 65-cubit foot stainless steel
Survivors include her husband, reach in type refrigerator.
H. F. of this city, her mother, Mrs. The Hospital Auxiliary, which
J. T. Moates of Miami; two lauh- operates "The Thrift Shop" as its
ters, Mrs. Richard Lancaster, Pert principal fund-raising project uti-
St. Joe and Mrs. Edward Ramsey of lizes all the monies realized from
DeLand; six sons, James P. Five- this and other projects entirely
ash, station in ,Germany; Cleve for the purpose of providing new
Fiveash, 'Pensacola; ISgt. Harry equipment for the hospital or for
Fiveash, stationed in California; redecoralting an d refurnishing
Thomas L. Fiveash, Marianna; rooms.
Johnny Wimberly, Port St. Joe; 'The Thrift Shop", located on
Early Wimberly, Salt Lake City, Reid Avenue in Port St. Joe sells
Utah; one brother, three sisters I new and used clothing and house
and 12 grandchildren. hold furnishinal donated by citi-
______a ____d zcn., and merchants of the city.
SThe Shop has recently been redo-
'Safety in The Home' orated and a current dries for
fety In The Home clothing and household items is

Is Program Theme making available new merchandise
for the customers. However, nole
merchandise is urgently needed and
Bill Winters, Safety Director of Mrs. Lawrence Bissett, president
the St. Joe Paper Company pre- of the Auxiliary states that "We
sented an interesting and efitertain- ug a citins and merchants of
ing pro ram on "Safety In The urge all citizens and merchantsoof
ing program on "Safety In The the community to check your dlo.
Home" to the Rotary Club last sets, your store rooms and your


Thursday.
-Winters showed a film strip nar-
rated by Donald Duck on the haz-
ards in the home which are le-
gion. The movie demonstrated in
a humorous way the dangerous of
loose rugs, overloaded wiring, hand-
ling electrical gadgets while wet,
dangers on the floor and on- the
stairs. The movie depicted the
home as a most dangerous place
to be in.
Winters gave a short talk on
some of the things that could be
done to combat home accidents and
passed out pamphlets of "do's" and
don'tt" for home safety.
Guests of the club were Gene
Austin, Bourke Floyd of Apalachi-
cola and Earnest Wimberly of Fort
Walton Beach.


attics. I'm sure you will find many
items that you no longer use but
which are still in good repair. By
donating these to the Auxiliary you
will be accomplishing a dual pur-
pose. You will be helping to clothe
those who are in need and you will
be contributing to the 'greater ef-
ficiency of your hospital." Mrs. Bis-
sett states that all you have to do
is pick up your phone and contact
a member of the pick-up commit-
tee. This committee will come to
your home or place of business and
pick up whatever you have. Mem-
bers of this committee are Mrs.
George Tapper at BAll 9-1128, Mrs.
Will Ramsey, BAll 7-3646 or Mrs.
William F. Wager at BAll 7-4491.

Advertising doesn't cost-It PAYS


Roads For Kiwanis

City Attorney Cecil G. Costin,
Jr.. gave an address to the Kiwan-
is Club Tuesday explaining Port
St. Joe's present position in so far
as the County's proposed road bond
issue is concerned.
Cosin reviewed some of the
past history of the plan, whereby
Port St. Joe hopes to get all of its
city streets paved.
Costin said that the latest pro-
posal by the County Board was
that they float two issues, ne
from the 80% road money for ap-
proximately $750,000 and one from
the 20% road money (all included
in the Secondary Road Fund) for
$250,000. In this plan the city would
receive $150,000 in. paving from the
large amount and all of the lesser
amount for city paving. The rea-
son for the plan, according to Cos-
tin, was that the 80% money has
restrictions on its use and the 20%
money is more liberal in its appli-
cation.
Guests of the club Tuesday were
Bob Smith, David Bayer both of
Emory Univ., Jackie Mitchell, Ter-
ry Porter, of the St. Joe High
School and Jack Madison of St.
Petersburg and Claryce Whaley of
Port St. Joe.
Marion Parker was taken into
the club as a new member.


Confusion In Offering Resolutions

To SRD Muddies Water Once More

Again Port St. Joe hits a snag in their plans to have the
streets of Port St. Joe included in a county-wide bond issue for
repaving. The latest snag was announced to the City Commis-
sion at a meeting with the County Commission and the Dead
Lakes Commission Monday night. Again the. City is being asked
to take a watered-down version of their plans for having all the
streets in Port St. Joe paved at one time under the proposed
bond issue.
At Monday night's meeting, the
City Commission again heard bad Jones' Homestead Road and sev-
news on their hopes to have the eral other small projects through
city streets paved under a Secon- out the County. They then propos-
dary Road Fund bond issue. ed to float a $250,000 issue on the
A meeting of Port St. Joe citi- 20% money and give all this money
zens, petitions from civic clubs to Port St. Joe in paving projects.
and arguments, from the City Com- The County gave their reason as
mission had prompted the County being that the 80% money was too
Commission to include all the resitireted for unlimited use in the
streets in the city of Port St. Joe city limits but that the 20% money
in a new proposal to the SRD re- could be used anywhere in the
cently, to come under the bond is- county that the County Board de-
sue. The County had neglected to cided.
withdraw its former- request for The new plan still fell far short
some $1 million in road work which of what the city wanted.
included a bridge over the propos- The City and the County will
ed Dead Lakes tumbler dam; a meet with the State Road Depart-
road from the dam to Kentucky meant in Tallahassee, Tues., March
Landing on the Apalachicola River; t25 to further thrash out the mat-
a road from the dam to the Coun- ter.
ty line running parralel with the


Eastern shore of the Dead Lakes
and the completion- of the Bay City
fish camp road.
The Bay City road had been start-
ed with Federal funds which were
limited in use and is not yet com-
pleted. Before the question of the
bond issue came up", the road was
to be finished with the federal
funds as they became available.
The new proposal, submitted
some three weeks ago by the
County Attorney, David Carl Gas-
kin contained another three-quar-
ters of a million dollars of road
work to come under the bond issue.
In view of both proposals still being
in the Road Board's possession for
inclusion in the Bond Issue, they,
naturally, turned thumbs down.
The meeting Monday was called
to try and get the City Commission
to compromise their demands.
The County proposed to float an
issue for $750,000 on the 80% funds
of the Secondary Road funds. Of
this money they would spend $150,-
000 on Port St. Joe streets, con-
struct the Dead Lakes Dam, con-
struct a bridge across the dam and
a road to Kentucky Landing; com-
,)k.tl tih Bay City road; construct


Cancer Movies Planned

For PTA Showings

The Gulf County Chapter of thet'
American Cancer Society will be-.
gin its 1958 campaign with two..
movie programs to be presented to-.
night and next Thursday night.
Tonight the Elementary PTA-'
will be shown the film, "The Ot.h-
er City-" at 8 p.m. in the Elementary
School auditorium. Briggs S..i:.son
is the program chairman.
The film, which will be intro-11,
duced by Dr. Joe Hendrix, d-.ial
with the toll cancer takes on h,''s
annually. It compares those killed-
by cancer to the population of Ra-
cine, Wisc. The purpose of the film
is to point up the need for annual
examinations for cancer and early
diagnosis of the disease.
'Next Thursday night at 8:00 p.m.
the same film will be shown to
the High School PTA in the High
School auditorium. Mrs. Charles
Brown is the program chairman.
Dr. William Wager will introduce
the film.
!Bill Cowden is chairman of the


a few streets in White City; the local cancer drive program.


PART OF SHIFT "B" is shown above at a free barbecue given in their honor last Thursday night by the
St. Joe Paper Company. Taking the healthy bite off a chicken leg is Vice-President Tom Coldewey.
The Star photographer had to be very patient to c t'ch Ithe V-P in such a position. Everyone else had
finished eating. (Star photo)


Shift "B" Honored With Barbecue For Four Months

Of Work With No Lost-Time Accidents Record Set

Shift "B" of the St. Joe Paperf reo period ,mirkedii a total of 660,- This month marks a six month
Company was honored last Thurs- l(1uI man hoilrs of production with- period of the mill operating with-
day evening at tho Cntenniul sim lost time accident. out a single lost time accident.
Building with a barb givn Accori'r mill! officials, this A lost time accident is defined
by the company.
The occasion marked tho complex 1has" st a r'c''1 or comm'cutmve as an accident that keeps a work-
tion of a four month period with ni;i a 1ior war no' ,ed i "'V no los'- er off the job for a full day.
out a lost time accident for tin time toa i ': '. ini the 'til mi'll and Thle safety contests are sponsor-
shift.i puts lh, lUoAl mill hi' h on the in- ed by the Safety Department of
The completion of the accident-i tln-wido llst for a safety record. the St. Joe Paper Company.


NUMBER 25


civic-affairs program, to the fine
community of Port St. Joe, and to
their Child City at Moosehart, Ill.

ELEMENTARY PTA
WILL MEET THURSDAY
The Elementary PTA will meet
Thursday, March 20 at 8 p.m.


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S' '"'" 'r ["-,. Azaleas are the most popular of
Tthie MDatrch general meeting of all southern shrubs. They are easy
the Garden Club was recently held to grow and may exit with no
\l "a I:fi Elise Phil yaiw was book. iti the home of Mrs. John Robertare but they thrive with the right
Shower in t Aong the ests were the bride Smi on Garrison Avenue. care but they thrive with the right
h,', 'y o. nonine of Mrs. Iill Carn i ucL'S mother. Mrs. H. C. Philya Mw Mrs. Ralph Nance, club president ,
o \i... Ave.. Wednesday al- andl Mrs. Harold Prim, sister of (presided at the meeting during Acid soil is ncssa re-
Sm week. H.stsses Lt. iEmby. Approximately 175 which new club officers were elect- pare a bed well fortified with peat
wir *' i Carr. Mrs. George uts were ivited to attend, ed as follows: president, Mrs, L. S. moss or leaf mold.
Core. Ralph Nautce and Mrs. lissett; vice-president, Mrs. Paul If yo are planting nalea near
Milton fi enson; secretarT.ny, Mrs. Ralp house, dig out all of the soil in
"tlil ton. hut," S .[: 7 ^ ^ ^ 1iioiu s a: R the bed if it contains any bits )f
; ,i y sv is the bride-ecL Nance; corresponding secretary plaster or cement. Otherwise the
of Lt. *n 1. Embry of VMo!o -~' ,.- 1 C i' Mrs. Carl Armstrong; treasurer, w li r
cry A.. Their wedding will take- Mrs. I. C. Nedley. The new officers tion which can be fatal to azaleas.
place ;n lhe lFirst Baptist Church, Mrs. Sidney Brown was hostess together with the Azalea and Glad- IGood drainage is important!
M.larch at 4 pi.m.. followed by a Presbyterian oli Circle officers will be officially Go dain iisr
toI he women of the Presbyterian These plans will not grow in soggy
receptu t in c sial o I Clurch or. Aoniday, March 19 at her installed at a luncheon scheduled soil.
Methc. Church ho omiument Ave. Mrs. Kay or late rthls s ig Azaleas will grow in shade but
-,,. flowers wcro used thru- Clark presided and Mrs. Brown, Plans for the spring flower they will produce more blooms if It
u th 'oe. The t able, o, v Iprogram chairman. introduced the sor discTreasures Oommittees to sunshine reaches them part of the
oil a o,,. nalel cont'.tsis' ing of Mrs. D. ere discussed and cmittees to day,
laid h a Mderia ctork ot rows, Mr. Kay Clark and rs. C. help with thr sow were appointed T roots o an azaea are very
was c. red with an .arran'emeit i L. Long. They conducted a very by the. president, close to the surface and should
of mixLd spring flowers. Silver oser- challenging discussion of "The Mrs J. C Arbogest, seated at a have year-round protection with ,
vice f.r Rusisan tea and coffe eChurch, The Family of God" taken beautifully appointed table, poured ulch of pine straw, oak leaves,
graced eah nd of th liable, willth fro the years studof the "Nature coffee for approximately 20 mem- orpeatmoss,all of which help ae-
silver trays on each side. holding and Missio of the Church" bers. Hosess for the occasion were e soil. The mulch ies re-
dainly sawiidiches, ints and nuis. members of the Garden Club ex- moisture in the soil and pro-
Mrs. C(ore and Miss Philyaw re- The cioffei hour was enjoyed by ecutive board. tects the roots from both heat and
ciived the g'nesi as thiy arrived. Mrs. Lawrence Bisseti. Mrs. Kay ----t cold.d
Mrs. Chain poured coffee, Mrs. Chirk, Mrs. M. II. Elder. Mrs. C. ., MDo not fertilize at planting
Nance poured tea the firsi hour \'. Long. Mrs. A. C. MAallett, AMrs. i. I. Mg time, but once a plant has become
and Mrs. C;,rr poured lhe second T. J Miitchll. Mrs II. Prows. tith 's. Campbell established feed lightly two or
hour. Mrs. Ruth Soulo and little MA". ,James Yadon, Mrs. J. R.i t ____ 8N ) three times during thle warm
Miss Carolyn Carr ehpt the guest Smith and Mrs. Sidney Li'rown. | Th AVomen of the Presbyteriant months but never later ithan Au-


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Church Circle No. 1 met with Mrs. --r." zppi. ',*' ^"-"m ',"e
Henry Campbell, on March 10, with blooming, a second in May or ,une
ien members present and one visi- Use a special azalea-camellia mix-
Lor, Mrs. S. R. Brown, Sr. of Ply- ture and scatter it around the ends,
mouth, N. C. of the branches and then wash it
down into the soil.
As the hostess greeted each mem- --<_
ber she was .served with delicious Has The Mumps
ice box pie and coffee. Doyle Retherford and his daugh-
The meeting was called to order. tor Diane are confined to their
followed with prayer by Mrs. Dick home with the imumps.
Spillers. The minutes were read --- -
and approved. Called To City
Mrs. John Robert Smith stated Mr. and Mrs. E. M. Ramsey were
she. had written .a letter, thanking called from DeLand last week end
lihe men of Hlie church for the work by the death of Mrs. HaR.ti.n s m'
that was done to the kitchen and other. Mrs. 11. L. Wimberly of this
dining hall so quickly to make the city.


District Conference a wonderful
success.
Everyone was urged to attend
Family Night, Wednesday. March
19, bringing a covered dish.
Mrs. J. E. PerrittL gave an inter-
esting lesson, "A Learning Church"
Mrs. Lawrence lissett led in circle
conversation.
The secretary was asked to mail
cards to t.he absent members to
encourage them to attendil the meet-
ings. These cards were signed by
acll one present

VStS Meets At
StC Monday

The AWoman's Society of Chris-
tian Service held its regular month-
ly program meeting Monday. March
17 in the Methodist Church sane-
t uary.
The program was under the di-
rection of Mrs. Morgan Jones, Jr.
The meeting opened with the
singing of the hymn, "Take Time
To Be Holy" by the group. The de- I
votional, "The March of Missions
In Healing", by Mrs. J. L. Sharit.
The hymn "Others'" was sung by
Ite group. Scripture was taken
from Matthlew 1:24-23 and Luke 9:
1-2 was given by Mrs. Herman


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Circle No. 2 of the First Baptist ."*-
Church met Monday afternoon at '.''
3:00) p.m. at the home of Mrs. Em- ".
imett Daniell with eight members
ind one visitor present,
Mrs. Daniell,. circle chairman, ..
presided over the meeting.
Mrs. W. J. Daughtry opened the
meeting with prayer and Mrs. TW.
C. Pridgeon read the devotional '
taken from John 17. i
The program, "Glorify the Son".,
was taken from the Royal 'Service
magazine and was presented by "'.,
Mrs. W. C. Goodson, Mrs. L. Z. '
Henderson and Mrs. C. A. McClel- -'
lan. Mrs. Pridgeon read Psalm '
103:19.
Mrs. E. C. Cason led the group MRS.
in special prayer for foreign mis- Sch
sionaries and Mrs. Joe Bracewell The
dismissed the group with prayer. up i
prei

Highland View PTA
lc"s5 b. Meeting The

The PTA of the Highland View
Elementary School held its regular
meeting in the school auditorium.
MAonday, March 18 at 7:30 p.m.
The Rev. Ernest gave the devotion-
al. After a short business session
the program, Rhythmic activities
was presented by grades one thru
six, with Mrs. Dickens and Mrs.
Fite directing. The first three
grades gave the basic rhythms of
walk, run. skip and gallop. Miss
DeWitt's fourth grade did the
"Paw Paw Patch". The fifth grade
did the square dance to, "Shoo
Fly Don't Bother Me". and the Vir-
gitia eel. The Sixth grade conclud-
ed the program with .square danc-
ing to 'Nellie Bly" and "Looby lo
Loo".
The social coinmittee served re-
fr'shllneiits.
Mrs. T. 0. Richards
Publicity Chairman


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FITE'S FIFTH GRADE of the Highland View Elementary
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class inspected the plant and saw type being set, pages made
i the big steel forms and the paper run off on the big newspaper
ss. (Star photo)


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SS "S ,-. \.....' ..._ .. ...: '. -' '. Dean.
S" ^ ,Taking part in a short playlet,
' ... '-. '"lirewser Hospital", were Mrs. B.
SE. Hawls, Mrs. 0, M. Taylor, Mrs.
-W. D. Jones and Mrs. H. W Grif-
f. ..' in. "What Do We Mean by Mis-
sioIns in Healing", was given by
-- rs. Leonard Belin. "The Challenge
.-W- l 1 to Action" was given by Mrs. G. S.
S' Croxton. The program closed with
S. th singing of the hymn, "I Am
[..' r,'.' Thine, 0 Lord" and a prayer.
IMrs. Croxton, president, presided
S' during the business session.
; .- '4 Circles will meet as follows on
S. ':'- .March 24: Circle 1 with Mrs. 0. M.
.' ,.Taylor. Circle 2. Circle 3, AMrs. Roy
S '_ '. .I... Gibson, Sr., Circle 4, Mrs. Gus
S ^ Creech.
S- Society benediction.

MUSIC PROGRAM
... -Last week the members of Jud-
W-71.s' son College's Jane Jewett Honor
S .- -" ',,: ..,. .'-.V-" :" "Society gave a program for the
--. -- -- .'-- Demopolis Lions Club, the mem-
Co-Storrng hbers of the Lions Club entertain-
Patricia Ow ens ''Zi--',i, CL.'--? ing their wives at "Ladies Night".
0Red Buit n Appearing on the program was
Redrt (....L. Celia Tomlinson, daughter of Mr.!
Ricardo Montalbn and Mrs. Aubrey Tomlinson of
Marth Scott Introducing O T A Port St. Joe, who sang Irish songs.
JaineS Garner A WARNER BROS. P[CT-RE
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----enry I. Langston, M.D., Direc-
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Highland View
By MRS. EULA ROGERS
PHONE BAll 7-4652

Mrs. Jamse Kelley and children
Billy and Wanda and Mrs. Doss Kel-
ly and son Douglas spent Sunday in
Wewahitchka visiting friends, Mr.
and Mrs. Wayne White and chil-
dren.
'Miss Mavis Butts of Pensacola
visited her parents over the week
end, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Butts.
'Miss Betty Jo McCormick of Mas-
sey Business College, Jacksonville,
visited her parents over the week
end, Mr. and Mrs. P. T. McCormick.
,Mrs. Gene Adkins spent the week
in Panama City with her mother,
Mrs. Tilda Mims.
Mrs. Lee Watts is visiting in
Jacksonville with her son and fam-
ily Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Watts.
Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Messer of
Panama City spent the' week -nd
with Mrs. Messer's mother and
family, Mr. and Mrs. B. A. Peters.
'Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Laurinmore vis-


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ited in Dothan, Ala., over the week
end with their daughter and fam-
ily, Mr. and Mrs. James Williams.
Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Klein of
New Orleans and Camp Gordon,
Georgia are guests of Mr. and Mrs.
W. H. Weeks.
Rev. and Mrs. Henry Mott are
visiting with Mrs. Mott's parents
at Florala, Alabama.
Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Weeks and
Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Klein motor-
ed to Apalachicola Monday evening
for dinner.
A meeting of the Junior G. A.'s
was called to order by Norma Sue
Peterson. The devotional reading
was taken from Psalms 40:1-5. The
group repeated the Lord's Prayer
and said the watchword and alle-
Igiance and san gthe GA hymn. Mrs
Graham taught two chapters of the
mission book, "The Cherry Chil-
dren" and dismissed the group with
prayer. There were four members
and three visitors present.
The Highland View Baptist WMITMU
met Monday at the church for their
regular weekly meeting with nine
,members present and one visitor,
Mrs. Roosevelt 'Morris. Mrs. Ruth


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SUCH BRAND NAMES AS:


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do not hold themselves liable for damage further than amount received for such
advertisement.
weighed. The spoken word barely asserts; the printed word thoroughly convinces.
The spoken word is lost; the printed word remains.
The spoken word is given scant attention; the printed word Is thoughtfully


NEWS MUSIC WEATHER

WJOE
1570 Cn Your DII


Rise and Fall of


Old St. Joseph


Harbuck was in charge of tne meet-
ing. The group sang their theme
song. Mrs. Harbuck read Psalms 46.
Mrs. Roney led the opening prayer.
Mrs. Mills gave three chapters of
God's Wealth and Talents". The
meeting was dismissed by Mrs.
Harbuck.
The many friends of Miss Mary
Cole gathered at the home of Mr.
and Mrs. W. H. Weeks in Highland
View to honor her with a surprise
*birthday party on Tuesday evening,
March 11. She was the recipient
of many beautiful gifts as a ges-
ture of appreciation of her unsel-
fish service in our community. Miss
Cole, who is awaiting the call to
full time missionary work will
spend a few weeks in Broken Bow,
*Nebraska with her parents before
going on duty.
'Little Billy Kelley was honored
on his third birthday with a party
by 'his mother. Mrs. Jamse Kelley
at their homa Friday, at 4 p.m. The
birthday cake was pink ani blue.
The little ones played games. Pe .
nuL butter cookies and fruit pu*i'v.
vwie served to ose attudiuts:
Ernnell, Douglass, Lister and Mack
Gray, Lamar Finch, Gail, Kenne hb
and Buddy Haddock, Steve Mike
and Sharon Miller Kathy Jo Brown,
Chester, Donna and Phyllis Miles,
'Jimmy, Terry, Linda and Imogene
Floyd, Detones and Debbie Mallatt,
Charlott Seburn and Douglass Kel-
ley.
IMr. and Mrs. Johnnie Hewett
visited in DeFuniak Springs over
the week end with Mrs. Hewett's
mother, Mrs. J. W. Wooten. and
family.
Mr. and Mrs. Shelton Adkison
and children visited in Red Bay
with her mother and family, Mrs.
Mary Mullis and in DeFuniak
ISprings with his parents over the
week end.
Mr. and Mrs. Clinton Peterson
and children visited in Geneva, Ala.,
over the week end with his mother
and family, Mrs. Angus Peterson.
Mr. and Mrs. Clayton Harrison
and daughter visited his parents
over the week end in DeFuniak
Springs with Mr. and Mrs. Seaton
Harrison.
Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Casey visited
in DeFuniak Springs with their
parents and friends over the week
end.
Lunchroom Menu
Monday: Italian spaghetti, grape-
fruit salad, rolls, butter and milk.
Tuesday: Baked chicken and
dressing, giblet gravy, spinach,
stewed prunes, bread, butter and
milk.
TWednesday: Baked beans with
franks, collard greens, onion rings
and pickles, biscuits, butter and
milk.
Thursday: Corned beef and cab-
bage, spiced beets, bread pudding,
corn bread, butter and milk.
Friday: Cheese rarebit on rice,
peas, spice eweet potatoes, bread
butter and milk.

NOTICE
NOTICEE IS HEREBY GIVEN
That, pursuant to final decree of
foreclosure dated the 10th day of
March, 1958, and entered in the
Circuit Court of Gulf County, Four-
teenth Judicial Circuit of Florida,
Case No. 1646 wherein Willie Mae
Pittman is Plaintiff and Auzie Col-
bert is Defendant, I will sell to
the highest and best bidder for cash
at the front door of the Gulf Coun-
ty 'Courthouse in Wewahttchka,
Florida, at 11:00 o'clock A. M. on
the 26th day of March, 1958, the
following described property as set
forth in the final decree to-wit:
Lots 3 and 4 of Block 1012 in
Unit Number One of M;ilview
Addition to the City of Port St.
Joe, Florida, according to the of-
ficial map on file in the office of
the Clerk of the Circuit Court in
and for Gulf County, Florida.
Dated this 11 day of March, 1958.
/;s/ GEORGE Y. CORE
CLERK CIRCUIT COURT
(CIRCUIT COURT SEAL)


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work was rapidly pushed. In May,
1835, parties were dispatched to


SECOND PART
Suggest Founding of Town
The bustling, thriving and opti-
mistic Apalachicolians were not in
lined to pay tribute to the people
to whom the United States Su
preme Court had allotted the land.
They looked about for a way to
escape supporting the Apalachicola
Land company, an organization
started by the successors of Pan-
ton, Leslie & Co., and yet not lose
the profitable trade of the region.
Somebody suggested the found-
ing of a rival town on St. Joseph's
Bay, .some 28 miles to the north-
west. Since Apalachicola was a/
the extreme western limit of the
Forbes Purchase, the new settle-
ment would not be within the jur,
isdiction of the hated company. It
was, however, located in such close
proximity to the river that the en-
thusiastic' malcontents believed
they could divert the stream's com-
merce and thus ruin the old town.
The project was one that might
have made reasonable men in more
normal times hesitate. It was not
only a question of erecting a new
town, with wharves and other trad-
ing facilities, but means of easy
and cheap transportation had to
be devised between the river and
the bay.
A bayou, called Lake Wimico,
extended from the river to within
a distance of eight miles from the
proposed city. This lake, it was be-
lieved, would furnish an easy pass-
age fo rsteamers, after some
dredging had been done. The in-
tervening land could be crossed
either by canal or by railroad. In
addition to these obstacles there
also seemed some doubt whether
the bay was deep enough for ocean
steamers. However, the promoters
were undaunted, and began the
most remarkable undertaking that
Florida had seen up to that time,
or was destined to see for many
years to come.
Canal Company Formed
Even before the decision of the
supreme court was given, the Lake
Wimico and St. Joseph Canal Co.
had been incorporated by the legis-
lative council of Florida to connect
the lake with the bay. Now the


Income Tax Service

BILL CARGILL
St. Joe Motor Co. Gulf Station


bought by Tallahasseeans. This -


shows clearly the chief interests
backing the project. In addition to
the discontented residents of the
old town the support of the com-
mercial powers of western Georgia
was a potent factor in the develop-
mnent of St. Jospeh. We can
readily imagine why they were in-
terested. Their investments in
A l hn avienl mrp threatened bv


explore the lake, and naturally pi," ----- w"u" ,---- ,.
their reports were very favorable, the decision of the federal tribunal
Another party began sounding the and hnce their feelings were simi-
channel of the bay. At about the iar to those of the residents of
same time surveyors started to lay that city. The purchase of one-
out the new town, which was to quarter of the stock by persons in
be called St. Joseph. The plan of Talahassee proves that the v
the plIa c e provided for wide ture was also a child of the eco-
streets, "in order to give a free nomic conditions then prevailing
circulation to the sea breezes," over the entire country.
which would make it healthy and (Continued Next Week)
salubrious. The streets were laid
out at right argles and had such Visit In Panama City
characteristic names as Bay, Com- Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Buttram
merce, Palmetto, Magnolia, Wash- and children spent Sunday in Pan-
ington and Columbus. ama City visiting Mrs. Buttram's
I mother, Mrs. Carrie Amos.
On June 13 the subscription _other, MrsCarrieAmos.
books of the canal company were Guests of Hallmarks
opened at Apalachicola, and in a Guests of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon
few minutes the entire stock was Hallmark are Mrs. Hallmark's par-
taken. 'It is significant that the ents, Mr. and Mrs. Clardy from
Apalachicolians held three-eighths Birmingham, Ala.
of the stock, the merchants of Co- .-
lumbus, Ga., another three-eighths, GO TO CHURCH SUNDAY
while remaining quarters were


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-HE.STAR,-Port.St. Joe,'Fla. t .


Minutes of The
COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD

Wewahitchka, Florida
March 4, 1958
The Board of Public Instruction,
Gulf County, Florida, met on the
above date in Regular Session, with
the following members present and
acting: C. E. Boyer, chairman, J.
A. Whitfield, Carter Ward, Fennon
Talley and Clyde Brcgdon mem-
bers.
The Superintendent was present
and acting.
C. E. Boyer, Chairman ask J. A.
Whitfield, Vice Chairman to serve
as chairman, because he had lost
his voice.
The minutes of the preceding
meeting were read and approved as
read.
The Financial report for the
month of February was examined
and approved.
The Sanitarian's report was ex-
amined and ordered filed.
The Board decided not to pur-
chase the Eddie Belle White pro-
perty south of Wewahitchka High
School due to unexpected expenses
of emergency this year.
Moved by Talley seconded by
Brogdon to proceed to get plans
from architect necessary for re-
pairs to the Wewahitchka Gymna-
sium. All voted YES.
The Superintendent was instruct-
ed to get plans from the architect
LNorman P. Gross additions and al-
terations to the schools. according
to the School Plant Survey made
by the State Department of Educa-
tion in 1955.
The Superintendent was instruct-
ed to ask the Gulf County Health
Department to make a detail report
of activities in the schools.
Moved by Brogdon seconded by
Talley to let the boys in Vocational
Agriculture and other classes under
the supervision of the teachers take
down and store the lumber of the
bleachers in the Gymnasium. Al1
voted YES.
,After telephone call from the ori-
ginal architects of the Wewahitch-
ka Gymnasium, during the meeting
the Board deferred to get plans for
repairing the Gymnasium from Nor-
man Gross until the Board could
hear the original architects propo-
sals.
,There being no further business
to come before them they did then
-adjourn to meet again in Regular
Session on April 8, 195,8.
Attest:
Thomas A. Owens J. A. Whitfield
Superintendent Vice-Chmrn.
Acting
LIST OF EXPENDITURES FOR
THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 1958
GENERAL FUND
George Wash. Hi School, Exp.
,to basketball tournament $100.00
The Theis Dup. Prod. Inc.,
'Supplies $92.71
The Steck Co., Sup. ._... 119.92
South-Western Pub. Co., Sup. 46.13
;State Dept. of Edu., Sup. --. 2.00
Quality Gro. & Mkt. Sup. --- 10.10
IRevell's IGA Store, Sup. -- 2.70
Arthur C. Croft Pub., Sup. 50.10
American Seat. Co., Sup. --- 3.88
AllFlorida 'School Supply Co.,
Supplies 14.32
Florida School Book Dep.,
Supplies 70.52
Florida Filmstrip Serv., Sup. 37.50
American Edu. Pub., Sup. 15.75
Buzzett's Drug, Sup. 5.00
American Handicrafts Co.,
,Supplies ----- -- 29.14
Diction Disc Co., Sup. ---- 12.00
Pyramid Paper Co., Sup. 42.84


Keenan Welding Sup. Co.
Supplies -......- .. -3.60
Pridgeon Ins. Agcy., Ins .--..- 46.41
Zion Fair Bap. Church, Rent 30.00
T. D. Whitfield, Transporting
School Children ----- 100.00
Albert Wynn, Transporting school
Children 100.00
Jerry Jones, Transporting School
Children 50.00
Gulf Oil Prod., Sup...........----- 620.85
Britt's Serv. Sta., Labor &
Parts 3.00
Wimberly Pontiac Co., Labor and
Parts 103.79
Brash-Hoffman Mtr. Co., Labor and
Parts 6.00
Alvin McGlon's Serv. Gar., Labor
and Parts 8.37
Prescott's Garage, Labor and
parts 125.34
Gulf Drug Co., Sup. .----..:------ 22.20
Fla. State Board of Health, Contri-
bution for 6 inos ......... --- 1,500.00
MR&R Truck. Freight ........-----.. 24.17
John Land, Haul. Sup. ......----. 30.00
Highland View Elem. School,
Supplementary salary .- 36.30
Orkin Ext. Co., Pest control 96.0f
Port St. Joe Hi School, Lunchroom
and milk for Jan. 1958 -- 386.68
Wewa. High School, Lunchroom
and milk for Jan. 1958 --... 475.'18
George Wash. High School, Lunch-
room milk for Jan. 1958 173.75
Port St. Joe Elem. School., Lunch-
room & milk for Jan. 1958 580.13
Hiniland View Elem. School Lunch-
room & milk for Jan. 1958 138.27
Soiihern Liquid Gas Co.. Gas 3.27
Jesse Dawson, Wood for Geo. Wash-
ington Hi School ..... ...-- 75.00
Gulf Coast Elec. Coop., Inc., Elec-
tric for Wewa School .-- 153.65
Fiiida Power Corp., Electric for
PSJ Schools 964.44,
Connell Water Works Water for
Wewa School 30.00
City of Port St. Joe, Water for
PSJ Schools 124.91
Daffin Mercantile Co., Sup. 12.95
Hem Levins, Labor -----........ 51.75
Jack Levins, Labor -............-----.. 28.50
Dan Creamer, Haul. Sup..... -- 5.00.
St. Joe Builder's Sup. Co, Sup. 34.78
Wall Elec Co., Sup. -----... 21.00
Bill's Plumb. Serv., Sup. -- 26.00
Beaman's Plumb. Serv., Labor and
Supplies 6.50
Whatley Type. Co., Serv. & Mat.
43.50
A. C. Littleton, Inc., Serv....... -- 45.50
F.cisco, Inc., Sup. --...- 7.50
Gulf Hdwe. & Sunp. So., Sup. 2.33
Stansi Scientific Co., Sup .... -- 18.45
A N R R Co., Material for bleachers
for Athletic Field .---... 1,800.00
StricklandnGore Music Co., Sup.
55.00
Society for Visual Educ., Inc.
Supplies 5.08
NASCO, Inc., Natn'l Agrict'l Sup.
Co., Sup. 1.58
- "'U-PRESS, Sup. ------ 5.00
The Macmillan Co., Sup. .. 27.64
The Bobbs-Merrill Co., Inc., Sup.
17.62
The John C. Winston, Co., Sup. 2.37
Gulf Co. Breeze, Print. & Mat. 15.00
Fla. School Bd. Assn., Fees for
Membership 46.37
St. Joseph Tel. & Tel. Co., Serv.
99.14
Wewa Hdwe. Co., Sup ........- 88.80
Mrs. W. J. Daughtry, Labor 25.00
Mrs. Nora Batson, Labor -......-- 15.00
Fenora Conger, Labor ----.. 25.00
Idell Ray, Labor 25.00
Earnest Lightfoot, Sub. Bus
Driving 10.00
Fuller's Sup. Co., Sup.......--- 14.97
West Fla. Gas & Fuel Co., Sup.
300.22
St. Joe Hdwe. Co., Sup. -.. 113.19
Wewa Plumb. & Heat. Co., Labor
and Supplies 17.95
J. L. Goff, Garb. Disp. HV Elem.
School 12.00


You Are Cordially Invited To Attend


Long Ave. Baptist Church

REV. J. C. ODUM, Pastor
SUNDAY SCHOOL 9:45 a.m.
MORNING GWORSHIP 11:00 a.m.
BAPTIST TRAINING UNION __ 6:45 p.m.
EVENING WORSHIP 8:00 p.m.
PRAYE RSERVICE (Wednesday) 8:00 p.m.

Corner Long Avenue and 16th Street


VISITORS ALWAYS WELCOME






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Port St. Joe, Florida

-Sunday School 9:45 a.m.

Worship Hour 11:00 a.m.

Methodist Youth Fellowship -- -- 6:15 p.m.

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RADIO STATION WJOE
ST. JOE AUTO PARTS CO.
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THE STAR, Port St. Joe, Fla. THURSDAY, MARCH 20, 1958
CLASSIFIED ADS REFRIGERATION and air condi- 10 DAYS LEFT
CLASSIFIED ADS tioning service and repairs. Can
FOR SALE: Underwood portable SMITTY at 7-2520, St. Joe Beach. TO TAKE
.typewriter. 1951 model and carry-
ing case. All in good condition. Or- FORK WANTED: Maid in home. ADVA /A
iginal price $80.00. For sale at half Will work every day. Eula Mae ADVAN A Of
price. Call 7-3461. 3tc-3-13 Chambers, 267 Ave. C. ItpT
WORK WANTED: Maid in home.
FOR SALE: 4 lots in Highland Will work every day. Dorothy
View. Lot nos. 3, 5, 9 and 10. Near Mae Bailey, 261 Ave. C. ltp
school. For information contact
Lonnei Gay at Oak Grove. 12tp-1-2 FOR SALE
'FOR SALE: 165 Harley Davidson H a 1 v l
motorcycle. Guaranteed to be in 1 House and 1 vacant lot at SHOP OUR STORE
A-1 condition by Harley Davison Mexico Beach. VALUES IN
Motorcycle Co., Panama City. ee House on McClellan Ave., EVER DE.
0. M. Taylor. tfc-3-13 EVERY DEPT.
2 bedroom. "
FOR SALE: Two concrete block, Equity in trailer, $12.00.00
-two bedroom cottages at Mexico
Beach between Highway and wa-
ter. One furnished and one unfur- E. TOM PRIDGEON
nished. A good buy at $8,000.00 for Reg. Real Estate Broker
each, 3tc-3-6 Phone 7-7741
FRANK HANNON
Registered Real Estate Broker
Phone 7-3491 211 Reid Ave. SPECIAL SERVICES ,
Port St. Joe, Fla. S
UPHOLSTERY WORK: Does your
FOR SALE: Boarding house busi- furniture look old? Bring it to
ness. Located at 202 6th St. Butler's Trim Shop, corner Second
Phone 9-1826. ltp and Reid for expert rebuilding.
PIANO FOR SALE: Upright in NEW CAR OWNERS: Protect that
good condition. $100.00 cash. Call bright new upholstery with tailor" .. --
BAll 7-7836. Itp made seat covers. Many fabrics to
choose from. Butler's Trim Shop,
FOR SALE: 1 house and two lots Corner Second and Reid.
located at St. Joe Beach. Con-
tact Leroy Bowdoin, Phone 9-1178.
LAWN MOWER FOR RENT: $1.50
1954 33 FT. MODERN 2 bedroom hour. Cut your lawn and let me k
Travelmaster Trailer. Excellent worry with upkep of mower. Gulf
condition. Uneek hitch. $244.0u. Service Station, Aubrey R. Tomlin-
Contact Mrs. Raiford, 506 4th St., son, Phone 7-7501.
Port St. Joe, Tel. 7-4591. itp
FOR RENT: 2 bedroom furnished SEPTIC TANKS pumped out. Call
apartment on Sixth St. Call Ball Buford Griffin, Phone 7-7011 for ,
7-5756 or 7-8131. 1tc quick expert service. tic-6-2
FOR RENT: Four room house. one ADE US that useless article for -'
bedroom. Partly furnished. Mrs. something useful. STOP and
Nora Duren., Phone BAll 7-5471 'WAP.
FOR RENT: Upstairs furnished FOR FAST, EFFICr-NT PLUMB-
apartment. 1505 Monument. Ph. ING SERVICE. Call Bill's Plumb- '
7-5771. tfc-3-20 ing. Phone 7-7846 or 7-8161. tfc .
FOR RENT: Furnished house on Keys Made While You Wait
beach. Immediate occupancy. See Md W u Siau
Silas R. Stone or call 7-7161. tfc-2-13 35c EACH
.-....- BICYCLE PARTS '
FOR RENT: New two bedroom
house. Call 7-3073, Mrs. J. S. Shi- WESTERN AUTO NE Pc D
roy. tfc-1-2 HUNTING & FISHING LICENSES
BOATS and TRAILERS -
FOR RENT: Small house with bath. Reel Parts and Repairs A Complet
$35.00 mo. Mrs. Henry Butts, High-and A
land View. tfc-2-6 F YOU ARE INTERESTED in say. Choice of B
FOR RENT: Two bedroom unfur- Ing money see us for anyLhing ConsisS
nished apartment. Close in. In- vou need in your home. STOP and
quire at 1904 Garrison Ave., or call SWAP SHOP. Stepf
7-8642. tfc-1-30 WILLIS V. ROWAN POST 116,
FOR RENT: Nice house at St. Joe THE AMERICAN LEGION. Meet-
Beach. $50.00 per month. See I. lg first and third Monday nights Conoisting of Sofa, Club Chair,
W. Duren or dial 7-3171. tfc --227 t0 p.m., American Legion Home. 2 Step Tables, Cocktail Table and
FOR RENT: Furnished comfortable THERE WILL BE a regular com- 2 lamps.
apartment. Suitable for couple munication of Port St. Joe Loge
only. Call or see Mrs. A. M. Jones, No. 111, F&AM every first and
Sr. tfc-2-13 third Thursday at 8:00 p.m.
FOR RENT: House on beach. Im-
mediate occupancy. See Silas R.
Stone or call' 7-7161. tfc-2-13 ROBERT W. SMITH, W.M.
RFOY L. BUTROH, Seety. ,
FOR SALE: Lot 60x150. 1312 Me- All Master Masons cordiallyinvited
Clellan. See Emory Stephens at ..' i .
1308 McClellan. 2tc R. A. M.-Regular convocation of ., *.
St. Joseph Chapter No. 5.6, R. A.
FOR RENT: Unfurnished apart- M., 2nd and 4th Mondays. All visit-
ment. Large- bedroom, bath, kit- ing brothers welcome. R. W. Smith, -- .'
chen with stove and gas heater. High Priest. H. R. Malge, Secretary. '7
$30 per month. See J. A. Mira or
phone 9-1301. tf LOYAL ORDER OF MOOSE -
Meetings at Moose Hall, 310,
FOR RENT: 1 bedroom house. In Fourth St.. meeting night every other ". --. -
Highland View. Modern plumb- Monday.
ing. Carport. $30. mo. See Mrs. "'M
Kelley or phone 7-5058. 2tp .__ _T_
FOR RENT: One and two bedroom FOR RENT
attractively furnished apartments Patton Residence in Oak Grove .
Cool in summer, warm in winter. FURNISHED
G abseat, window fans. They have .FURNI SHED
to be seen to be appreciated. ALSO M. P. TOMLINSON
NICE TRAILER PARKING SPACE Realtor
Phone 7-8820 or 9-9133, Wimico BA 7-3201 403 Monument Ave. -
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'ort St. Joe, Fla. THURSDAY, MARCH 20, 1958 f C[tapter, 191

r Mother of Bill Carr Has 23rd Birthday


, 27--uIU


LOOK FOR
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EVERY TIME YOUR
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IT IS IHE SIGN OF
DEPENDABLE
PRESCRIPTION
SERVICE




Buzzett's Drug Store
PORT ST. JOE, FLA.


Passes In Tuskegee

Mrs. Frank H. Carr of Tuskegee.
Alabama, mother of Bill Carr of
Lthis city died last Wednesday night.
Funeral services were held Fri-
day morning at 10:0 Oa.m. from
the Carr residence. Rev. John Lane,
pastor of the Tuskegee Methodist
Church officiated. Burial was in
the Tuskegee Cemetery.
Survivors included William H.
Carr of Port St. Joe; one daughter,
six grandchildren and one great-
grandson, one brother and five sis-
ters.


Walter Wilder Gets

AFROTC Rating

SEWANEE, TENN:, B. W. Wil-
der, Jr., a student at The University
of the South, and son of Mr. and


Mrs. B. W. Wilder has been award- and cake were enjoyed during the
ed the cadet rank of Airman 1C in social hour which followed.
the Air Force Reserve officers' ------
Training Corps and will serve as Mrs. W. P. Dockery spent last


an Element Leader. I Monday in Pensacola.

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On February 25, following a stat-
ed meeting, the officers, members
and friends of Gulf Chapter 191,
OES, celebrated the 23rd birthday
anniversary of the Chapter by hon-
oring the charter members and all
past Matrons and past Patrons.
A lovely courtesy was presented
by the officers and members of the
Chapter, the theme showing old Fa-
ther Time and his happy hours and
busy minutes. As the names of the
past Matrons and past Patrons
were called, 23 candles were light-
ed on the beautiful birthday cake.
Institution meeting of Gulf Chap-
ter was held on January 2,- 1935,
and the Charter was received April
12, 1935. Due to illness and incle-
ment weather there were only two
charter members present.
The First Worthy Matron of the
Chapter was Mrs. -Esther Childers
Bartee.
Delicious refreshments of punch


BABE RUTH LEAGUE Visitors From Bradenton Visits In Crescent City Attend Funeral
TO MEET MONDAY ,Visitors of Mr. and Mrs Fred Mr. and Mrs. A. P. Martin spent Mrs. C. G. Costin, Sr., and Mra.
The Babe Ruth League will hold Sutton Monday and Tuesday were last week end in Crescent City vis.- Ruth Soule attended the funeral
a meeting Monday, March 24 au the. Mrs. Horace Garrison of Perry and iting Mr.s. Martin's mother who is services of Mrs. Frank Carr in
Florida Power Lounge. her mother, Mrs. Jones of Braden- ill. Tuskegee, Alabama Friday.
advertising doesn't cost-t pas GO TO CHURCH SUNDAY Send The SAR To A Friend
advertisingg doesn't cost-It paysy I GO TO CHURCH SUNDAY Send The S AR To A Friend


~. ~A ~ Celeb~rating thie wrr~v of
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AREA PTA OFFICERS attending the District PTA o ranization meeting held here last Tuesday." Pictured
from left to right are Arnold Daniell, local PTA p resident; Mrs. Glenn Cooper, Chairman Mental
Health; Mrs. W. L. Mussett, President FCPT; Mr s. Herbert T. Ethridge, President Dist. 2, FCPT;
Mrs. C. W. Johnson, lst Vice-President FCPT an d Mrs. Evelyn Seay, secretary District 2, FCPT.


Intramural News


eets In T by PAT SPEARS
P t t e W The Senior Intramural Board of
Port St. Joe Port St. Joe High sponsored last
Friday afternoon during activity
An interesting symposium "Thus period a Senior-Varsity basketball
We Grow" highlighted tb recent game. A small admission was char-
District 2 meeting of the Florida ged. This money will go for the
Congress of PTA held in Port St. Annual Intramural beach par v at
Joe last week with Mrs. Herbert the end of this term.
T. Etheridge, president o' District TI. > realization that this was
2, presiding. their last year at Port St. Joe High
Welcoming speech was given by was experienced by the Seniors
Arnold Daniell, Port St. Joe PTA and the fighting spirit was. high .as
president, and the devotional them the Seniors cheered their team to
"Faith", was given by McT. Mable a 53-28 victory. Wayne Taylor, Ter-
.Swatts, historian of the FCPT, from ry Hinote, Franklin Fletcher, Jim-
-the Scriptures, Hebrews, chapter i my Adams and Mike Morton made
11 verse 6. "We Must Give Faith up the Senior team.
to our Children at Home," Coach Craig played a two team
The symposium "Thus We Grow" combination of David Musselwhite,
I'Bailey Chumny, Ronnie Young,
'comprised talks by several prom- Bailey Chumny, Ronnie Young,
mnetieducationalists. Tommy Sirith James Knight, Jackie Mitchell, Ed
inent educationalists. Tommy Smith Si J D s n Me
Smith Jimmy Dawson and Mike
superintendent of Bay County Newcomb. Officials for the game
Schools began his portion of thewereGlenAllioodandJimmyWil-
synposium "Growing Educational-
ly" by saying that education was
comparable to the parable "The! The game was very exciting and
Sowing of the Seeds." "We need," enjoyed very much by the students.
he said, "to reevaluate the purposes, very day the realization that
for which our money is spent. A graduation day is near and that I
democracy is based on informed shall no longer be a direct part of
people. There are almost as many Port St. Joe High, but I know that
adults attending school as there are there will always be a special place
children." He also said that it is up in my heart for the memories of my
,to the parents to teach their chil- high school days. My feelings are
dren to want to go to school so a mixed emotion of joy and grief.
they will learn instead of going I
because it is the law. That it is a Elementary School


challenge to all PTA members to
teach .respect for education."
Mrs. C. W. Johnson, First Vi,-e
president FCPT, concluded as the
reactor with these words, "I hope
that you, after listening to the re-
marks of the speakers realize how
closely interlocked these phases of
growth are. The rate of growth is
different in all people. There are
some adults who have large bodies
encompassing little children." She
stressed more love and less force
in home life. The audience was
then given a short preiod in which
to question the participants in the
symposium.
*Dr. Ted Booker, president of Gulf
Coast Community College, rounded
out the morning's interesting talks
with a timely discussion "Science,
Russia and the United States." He
pointed out that submarines have
their origin in the public classrooms
-of America. The fundamental prob-
lem is that of the instruction being
offered the children today. "While
technical skills and scientific devel-
opment are important," he stated,
"the humanity and liberal arts are
most essential to the maintainance
and improvement of our American
way of life."


Lunch Room Menu


Monday, March 24
Vegetable beef stew, cabbage
slaw, peach cobbler, buttered white
bread and milk.
Tuesday, iMarch 25
Sausage, cream peas, celery
sticks, candied sweet potatoes,
wheat bread and milk.
Wednesday, March 26
'Brown beef with gravy, mashed
potatoes, snap beans, cookies, white
bread and milk.
Thursday, March 27
Vienna sausage, lima beans, ,os-
sed salad, apple crisp, whole wheat
bread and -milk.
Friday, March 28
Macaroni salad,-cheese wedges.
English peas, fruit jello, rolls and
milk.

Breaks Hip In Fall
Mrs. J. L. Sharit is a patient at
the Municipal Hospital with a bro-
ken hip resulting from a fall.

Guests of Suttons
Mrs. C. E. .arves and daughter
Paulina of Rochester, New York,
were the guests of Mr. and Mrs.
Fred Sutton Friday.


Basketball Team

Given Banquet

The Port St. Joe High School
Pep Club held its annual banquet
for the basketball players and
cheerleaders last Thursday night
in the high school lunchroom. This
event is always a highlight of tle
basketball season.
'Leroy Bowdoin was master of
ceremonies. He complimented the
Northwest F 1 o r i d a Conference
Champions on their accomplish-
ments on the court and their gen-
tlemanly behaviour on road trips.
B. B. Scisson was a guest and
spoke briefly on the value of perse-
verence. He stated that this qual-
ity which is a requisite for a win-
ning team would aid the honorees
in their future endeavors.
The election of Terry Hinote as
captain for the season was announ-
ced. Hinote was elected by an al-
most unanimous vote to lead the
finest team to ever represent St.
Joe High School.
All conference players Terry Hi-
note, Wayne Taylor, Ed Smith and
James Knight were recognized.
Knight was also cited for his ex-
ceptional defensive ability.
TThe Sharks posted an overall re-
cord of 23 wins and four losses and
won the NWF conference cham-
pionship for the first time in the
history of the school.
The following players were nam-
ed letter winners: Captain Terry
Hinote, Wayne Taylor, Frank
Fletcher, Abe Miller, Jack Mitchell,
James Knight. Ronnie Young, Ed
Smith, Bill Chism, David Mussel-
white and manager Jackie Shef-
field.
The Pep Club is sponsored by
Mrs. Betty Lou Smith.
Cheerleader captain S an d r a
Bracewell and cheerleaders Nancy
Pridgeon, Gail Gi.ll, Rhea Lapey-
rouse, Christa Duren, Betty Ward,
Carrie Jo Fletcher, were congra-
tulated for their fine performances
as cheerleaders. Their support of
the Shark team was unmatched in
Northwest Florida. Cheerleaders
Joyce Davis and Kate Tillman
were unable to attend.
Coaches Lamar Faison and Mar-
ion Craig were also guests. Coaches
Jam-es Gunter and Harry Herring-
ton were unable to attend due to
previous commitments.
The gala evening was brought to
a close with the showing of the
Port St. Joe Quincy football game
movie.

Visitors of Mrs. Parker
Mr. and Mrs. Mike Namynanik
and children were the week end
guests of Mrs. T. E. Parker, Sr.


Cola Cooler
Regular 888
11.89
Keeps food and beverages
cold for hours! Bright red.
Rust-resistant construction.


Children's PB Gym Set


Buy in the crate
and save plenty!


283

200 Down

125 a Week


Air Cooled Cushion
Regular 99
2.89 19
Open weave gives you 100%
ventilation! Vinyl-coated fi-
ber. tempered steel springs.


A backyard gymnasium that will
keep the youngsters happy! Com-
plete with a free-swinging Air-
glide, three swings on a 750 pound
test chain, seven-foot wide curved
galvanized slide with side rails
and welded ladder, trapeze bar
and four gym rings. Built of
sturdy two-inch tubing finished
in red, green and yellow.


Regular 2"7c
45c ;
Six-foot length, graduated
in sixteenths. Steel tape
shaped to prevent kinking.


Regular 59c%

Sturdy leather-palm type
with knit wrists give lots
of wear. For home or farm.


18-Inch Rotary Power Mower


Regular
54.50

3999


400 Down
175 a Week


Here's the best power mower buy
ever! It's complete with recoil
starter, full 2 H.P. Clinton gas
engine, lightweight aluminum
deck, adjustable cutting height
from 11/2" to 31/4", full-size
wheels with nylon bearings and
easy-rolling semi-pneumatic
tires. It's truly a tremendous
value! Buy now on easy terms.


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SPICTURE DAY at the Methodist Church was observed Sunday, March 9. On this occasion the entir congregation of the church posed to
have their picture taken. The special day was sponsored by the local church in aiding the Church Attendance Crusade promotion.