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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: January 12, 1989
Frequency: weekly
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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).
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THE


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FIFTY-FIRST YEAR, NUMBER 20 PORT ST. JOE, FLORIDA THURSDAY, JANUARY 12, 1989 Per Copy


Oil


Sp


ft
* *


Sinking Barge Dumps Diesel


and Grease In Double Bayou


The wildlife officer said the investigation will determine whether or
not the spill was accidental or if it was caused by negligence or care-
lessness. "This will have a determining factor in the penalties if any
are levied", he said.
Penalties for oil spills can range anywhere from $1,000 to $50,000
' per day depending on the severity of the spill and the reaction by the
person or firm causing the spill.


An Apalachicola lumber mill
operator may be in serious trou-
ble with the state of Florida for
not immediately reporting an oil
spill in the Lake Wimico area dur-
ing the week end.
According to Howard Lan-
gridge of the Game and Fresh Wa-
ter Fish Commission, a barge
owned by Cairo Ingram's Bluff
g) Road Lumber company, sank in
Double Bayou, which feeds into
Lake Wimicol causing a quantity
of diesel fuel and heavy machin-
ery oil to be spilled into the bayou
threatening to get into the lake.
Langridge said the quantity of
the spill was uncertain. "A fuel
tank on the barge held 150 gal-
lons of diesel but we don't know
how much was in it. The biggest
problem is the heavy "machinery
oil and grease which went under
the water along with a piece of
machinery which was on the
barge", he pointed out.
The Wildlife Officer said In-
gram's biggest liability in the
matter was that he didn't report
the spill at once so clean-up activ-
ities could begin immediately.
"The sinking of the barge and re-
sulting oil spill was reported to us
by a fisherman who happened by
the scene and saw the oil on the
water's surface".
COVERS LARGE AREA
The diesel fuel was spread out
over a considerable area of the
bayou waters, but Langridge said a
little diesel fuel would go a long
ay on top of the water. "It's light


and it will spread very thin. The
diesel spill isn't so bad because it
will evaporate in time, but the
heavy grease will stay with us".
Containment of the spill was
affected Tuesday, when a boom
was put in place around the pool
of diesel oil. Clean-up of the
heavy grease was going to take
some planning and some work.
Langridge said the biggest
threat from the oil and grease was
that it could work its way into
Lake Wimico and kill fresh water
shrimp, which is the prime food
source for fish in the lake.
The spill occurred about three
miles up the bayou from the lake,
with diesel fuel covering the water
in a thin sheen for nearly two
miles,
WATCHING SPILL
Langridge said the Wildlife
Service is keeping an eye on the
spill to minimize the damage as
much as possible.
Meanwhile. Ingram faces pos-
sible charges for the spill, with
the worse offense being the fact he
didn't report the spill immediate-
ly. Langridge said charges could
result in fines running up to
$50,000 a day. A first degree mis-
demeanor can carry fines up to
$1,000 a day.
Tuesday, Lt. Don Barber, Sgt.
Mark Warren and Langridge of
the Wildlife Service were investi-
gating the spill and trying to get
an effective clean-up program
Sinto ~operaton,.... --- .. .- '


At undetermined amount of petroleum products was dumped into
-DoubleBayou near Lake Wimico wen this barge sank due to a still un-


known cause. The barge was carrying a piece of logging equipment
which was also dumped into the Bayou when the barge went down.


County Buys Compactor For North Gulf


The Gulf county Commission
.approved a bid Tuesday, to spend


$52,207 to purchase a solid waste
compactor for the north end of


the county to compact waste for
transport to the Bay county incin-


County Commissioner Jimmy Gortman discusses the appointment of Dr. Robert Morgan, center, with HRS Di-
rector Dr. Landis Crockett, right.


erator.
While waiting for the compac-
tor to be delivered and installed
about the middle of next month,
the county will operate seven day
a week crews. to transport the
waste to the incinerator in order
to keep up with production.
Awarded in a three part bid,
the mini compactor unit was pur-
chased from Williams Equipment
Company of Tallahassee; two
compactor containers from Truck
and Equipment Company of Do-
than, Alabama and a low boy
from MTA of Amelia Island.
In the meantime, the county'
will attempt to secure a site on
Highway 22, west of Wewahitch-
ka, to place the compactor.
Preparations will begin im-
mediately for permit applications
to convert the old Buckhorn land-
fill site into a Class III landfill to
handle construction and yard de-
bris, as well as junked appliances.
DOCTOR APPROVED
The Commission learned
Tuesday the Board of Health di-
rector has not signed the appoint-
ment of Dr. Robert Morgan to the
Gulf County Health Department
and as Gulf County's primary care
physician because the county has
put a stipulation on Dr. Morgan,


that he move his residence to Gulf
county.
Dr. Morgan presently lives on
his sailboat in Bay county and
has agreed to move to Gulf county.
Dr. Landis Crocket, a division
manager of the Health Depart-
ment, asked the county to give his
department a letter stating an
agreement has been reached with
Dr. Morgan and the county sup-
ports his appointment.
That agreement is that Dr.


Morgan will move to Gulf county
within a year.
Commissioner Ed Creamer,
who insisted that Dr. Morgan
move to Gulf county, asked why it
would take that long. Dr. Morgan
said he would not move his sail-
boat here. 'We'll have to change
our lifestyle and, either build or
purchase a home. That will take
some time to reach a decision, but
(Continued on Page 7)


School Lunch Prices


Take A


25%


The Gulf County School
Board, at its meeting Tuesday af-
ternoon, approved a price in-
crease for school lunches which
will be effective for all schools in
the system.
The price increase will go into
effect'Monday, with paid student
lunches going from $1.00 to $1.25.
Adult lunches will increase to
$2.00. Reduced price lunches will
remain at 40 cents, and there is
no change in the free lunch pro-
gram.
According to the School


Gulf Building In '88 Slows Down But Still Flourishes


Building activity in Gulf County for the
past year wasn't as brisk as it had been in
the past, but still there was considerable ac-
tivity recorded, according to Gulf County
Building Inspector Dewayne Manuel.
Manuel said that in spite of the depres-
sion of beach building over what it has been
during the past few years, there were still.
303 new living units permitted in the county
during 1988. Just a little over one half--
153--of these units were in-place construc-
tion while the other 150 were mobile home
permits issued in the county.
Again, as in years past, the greater per-
centage of the building was in the south Gulf
County beaches areas, with about 70 percent
of the new construction in this vicinity.
Manuel said the beach location with the
greatest construction activity was the Indi-
an Pass and Cape San Blas area. 'These are-
as are still seeing a pretty brisk construction
activity and every indication is that it will
(0) ;,


continue for a while. Several projects are be-
ing figured on at this time and will more
than likely be built during 1989".
Manuel had this rosy picture to paint
even though he advised the County Commis-
sion recently his department will begin to
run out of money for operations early in the
new year.
MOSTLY SINGLE FAMILY
"There is a good, brisk activity in new
construction, but most of it is in the single
family dwellings, rather than the expensive
multi-family projects of the past. This is
why our total building program is experienc-
ing a slowdown. We have a lot of individual
smaller projects going on and not many of
the multi-million dollar projects of the
past".
This was true for the most of last year,
also. Still, the 153 fixed housing units ran
up a total new construction value of some
$5,700,000.


'We have to remember that there were 75
apartment units built in Port St. Joe and We-
wahitchka this year. That means there were
78 single family dwellings built in our coun-
ty and this is a lot in a single year", the
building officer said.
Manuel said there was very little com-
mercial construction during the year, with
Rob and Peter's Restaurant near Indian Pass
and a second restaurant started near the
state park entrance on the Peninsula. Inside
the incorporated communities, Citizens
Federal' extensive remodeling in Port St.
Joe and St. Joe Papermakers Federal Credit
Union in Wewahitchka were about the ex-
tent of commercial building projects.
MOBILE HOMES
Mobile homes are becoming more popu-
lar in the county with permits issued for 150
in the past year. There are several areas in-
side the county where they are not allowed,


but in the area north of the Intracoastal Ca-
nal, the manufactured housing units are be-
coming more and more numerous.
Manuel estimated that 90% of the mo-
bile home permits were issued north of the
Intracoastal Canal, with the remainder be-
ing issued at Beacon Hill and St. Joe Beach.
As a contrast, some of the liveliest fixed
home construction activity is also found in
this vicinity. The Inspector said the Gulf
Aire subdivision has kept up a steady pace of
growth over the past year with a spurt of ac-
tivity being recorded in the Sea Shores sub-
division. "This subdivision is beginning to
heat up with four or five units going up right
now and more to come."
Manuel sees a continued demand for sin-
gle unit housing during the coming year. but
says he doesn't anticipate any big multi-
family projects going in to keep the building
community as excited as it has been for sev-
eral years now.


Hike


Board, since the last price change
in school lunches in 1981 the
School Food Services department
has consistently gone farther and
farther into debt. This price in-
crease is an attempt to defray or
at least minimize future losses.
Superintendent Walter Wilder
said that the Board looks at the
school lunch price each year, and
has to adjust the price to reflect
changes in the prices of food sup-
plies.
So, parents remember when
you give your child lunch money
Monday morning, it's $1.25, pot
$1.00 that they'll need.
MUST PICK UP REPORT
CARDS
For the first time, parents of
students of Port St. Joe Jr.-Sr.
High School must pick up their
child's report card. A special par-
ent breakfast will be held next
Tuesday morning, Jan. 17, at 7:30
a.m. to facilitate the pick up of re-
port cards. According to Walter
Wilder, Superintendent of
Schools, the report cards are now
computer print-out sheets, and
the parents are being asked to
pick up the new format of the
grading system, so that the
school staff may explain the new
system to them. If parents are un-
able to attend the breakfast, the
cards may be picked up at any
time during Tuesday up to 6 p.m.
Even though this is the first
time this method has been used
at Port St. Joe High School to dis-
tribute report cards, it isn't the
first time it has been used in the
county. Wewahitchka High
School has used this system this
year with a very positive response
from parents.


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Picture Proof

Migs Weren't Out Sightseeing

It was a shock last week when it was announced our war-
planes had shot down two Libyan Migs over the Mediteranean
Sea. The action caused reactions in other parts of the world
other than the United States and Libya,
Considering the seriousness of the action, we were surprised
the shooting caused so little reaction in the third world. As this
is being written, only Libya has said harsh words about us for
the shooting, and they were expected to. Nobody else had
jumped on the bandwagon late last week to harangue the big,
bad United States.
Libya apparently fooled no one by claiming their airplanes
were merely reconnisance planes trying to see what was going
on in the Med by our navy ships. Oven the PLO wasn't fooled by
that ploy, though Libya's neighbor, Algeria, mumbled a few
words in the Libyan's defense.
But, when the pictures came on television showing the Lib-
yan planes were armed and were pursuing in a threatening
manner, it proved the Libyan representative to the UN was a
liar.
Actually, the pictures should have been convincing proof to
the world that Moammar Gadafi is a stupid mad man. It would
take a stupid mad man to pull such a trick in the first place.
No doubt Gadaft will continue with his claims of innocence
in spite of photographic evidence to the contrary, but we hardly
see how he can expect to be taken seriously.
After all, if the third world would believe that plane load of
Iranians would take off in a commercial airliner, all complete-
ly naked-the condition of the so-called victims of the inci-
dent involving another U.S. Navy ship last summer-they
should surely believe the U.S. Navy photos showing missiles
hanging under the wings of the now defunct Migs.


A Sound Government
No doubt you noticed last week that of six constitutional of-
ficers taking over their duties here in Gulf county, only one had
opposition during the recent elections. We don't really know if
that speaks well or ill of our county, that we should send five
back to their jobs for four year terms with no one opposing
their activities.
So many returnees to their posts in county government does
give stability to our county. It also serves to allow those so dis-
posed, to become self satisfied with the job they are doing.
Personally, we probably have more to gain than anyone
else in Gulf county if all the candidates have an opponent at
election time, but we welcome the stability of our local govern-
ment. While we're sure there's someone, somewhere who can do
a better job, maybe, than the current officials, it tells us the
people are pretty well satisfied the current crop is doing a job
which is about as much as anyone can expect.
We're sure we're all dissatisfied at times with some of our
public officials, but for the most part, they do a credible job of
governing our county. We don't have all we want and we proba-
bly pay more than many of us would like for some of the servic-
es we do have, but on average, we have it pretty well here in Gulf
county. Our officials don't spend most of their time fighting
with one another.


Still No911 In Force
Here we go on another year without the 911 emergency num-
ber in force in Gulf county. Nearly two years have passed by
now since this convenient and universal system was first pro-
posed and we seem to be not much nearer to having it put in
force than we were two years ago.
Actually, the County Commission is working on the project
and even recently put a few hours in on requesting some infor-
mation. We would be better satisfied if things were moving at a
faster clip, but we suppose some progress, however slow, is bet-
ter than no progress at all.
We now have a situation where Bay county, ificluding Mexi-
co Beach, has 911. Franklin county has 911. Calhoun county
has 911. Maybe, before the year is over and we move into an-
other decade, we, too, may have 911.
Our growing community of elderly need the system, as do
the younger children. Don't forget the young adults and middle
aged, either. If you were to have to call the Gulf county Sheriffs
office, the Ambulance Service, the fire department-any of the
nine in the county-either police department or any other
emergency service; what number would you call?
If we had 911 in force, you could save yourself some anxious
moments and possibly your life by simply dialing 911 for any
of the emergency services mentioned.


Comments


THE STAR


PAGE TWO


I Hunker Down with Kes


Larry, Curley and Moe


My Dad could get along with
most anybody. He liked people.
He thought everyone was just try-
ing to live right, be honest and do
the best they could. That's the
way he did it and he assumed oth-
ers were the same. I've seen him
go out of his way and spend hours
helping someone he didn't half
know. He didn't philosophize on,
rationalize or analyze relation-
ships he just enjoyed them. My
Dad, and I've seen him, would go


the extra mile with anyone. But
brother, you show my Father that
you weren't trying to live right.
that you weren't honest, that you
weren't doing the best you
could...and he'd write you off. And
I do mean write you off.
Charlie Scarbrough owned
the G.M. dealership in our little
town. Mr. Scarbrough also owned
a big cattle farm, the bank and
several other businesses around
the community. Mr. Scarbrough


Kesley
Cdibeit


was the only man in town who
wore a suit every day. My Dad had
a trucking operation in those
days and had most of his work
done in Mr. Charlie's shop. Along
about 1953 they rewired Dad's '47
International. He didn't even get
to Memphis before it caught on


THURSDAY, JANUARY 12, 1989


I ETAOIN SHRDLU BY:,IWESLEY R. RAMSEY ....'.



- Resolutions Require More Than 'Custom'

sin to spend the Christmas holl- that season of the year rolls out with the guys, play more street ed time. would want the largest piece of pie
S^. days. Not only did he aim the nose around. hockey, listen to his music tapes. I remember a long time ago. crust trimmings, after she had
etc. .I I- -' adfi one ncetm one-oi my oroLers.-wnen ne- A s -


FRIDAY OF LAST week, it was
difficult to remember that it was
January here in Northwest Flori-
da. With temperatures flirting in
the 80's, winter seemed to be far
removed from Gulf county. I tell
you, it's tough, living in Florida
during the winter time.
Actually, the current winter
season served to help me come to a
conclusion about a young man
here in our business world. I al-
ways thought Rick Lamberson
was a bright young man until the
Christmas season just passed
rolled around. Rick made a deci-
sion concerning Christmas which_
made me suspect of his grasp of
things.
Rick bundled up his family,
borrowed his dad's station wagon
and took off for northern Wiscon-


of that station wagon for north-
ern Wisconsin, he aimed it for an
island in the middle of a frozen
lake in northern Wisconsin.
People up there wondered
what he was doing in northern
Wisconsin during the dead of win-
ter, when he could have stayed in
Florida and kept warm.
Rick wondered that himself,
when he headed home and got
caught in the middle of two yan-
kee blizzards.
The Christmas season taught
Rick to stay home during the win-
ter time.

THE CHRISTMAS SEASON
taught me something else, too. It
taught me that no matter how in-
tent one is on losing a pound or
two, he had just as well forget all
about those good intentions when


I have started on a quiet but
determined low-key campaign to
take off a pound or two. Nothing
drastic, like a 1,000 calorie a day
regimen or cutting out all sweets
and bread or anything else which
takes more will power than I have
ever had; especially when it comes
to enjoying good food.
I DIDN'T MAKE a.new year's
resolution to take off some of that
extra weight, like some folks did.
Over the course of time, I will take
it oil, but I'm afraid if I had re-
solved to do so, it would never
have gotten done. The resolution
would have been broken before
the sun went down on January
first.
I'm sort of like Michael in the
comic strip,1 "For Better or for
Worse". Michael resolved to hang


etc., and his mother chided him
about those resolutions, saying
they wouldn't improve his life
style.
Michael replied, "Maybe not,
but they'll be kept!"
The only resolution I have
made this year is to resolve not to
go to northern Wisconsin to spend
Christmas or any part of winter
time.
I'll have no problem keeping
that one.
I KNOW I NEEDED to make
some resolutions. It might help
my outlook, my temperament, my
congeniality, my habits and my
disposition, but somehow, I feel if
a person has to resort to making
resolutions to do what he ought to
be doing all the time, anyhow, the
resolutions are just so much wast-


one of my brothers, when ne was
small, was bad to suck his thumb.
He'd sit down, get comfortable or
sleepy and that thumb would pop
into his mouth and he'd go to
town on it. While he was pulling
on the thumb of one hand, his
other hand would float to the top
of his head and he'd twist a shock
of his hair while he was keeping
time, sucking on that thumb.
Momma tried everything to
get him to stop sucking his
thumb. She threatened, cajoled,
bribed, whipped, rewarded, prom-
ised and fainted, but he still
sucked that thumb and twisted
his hair.
Momma would catch my
brother wanting something real
bad, like being first to get to lick
the cake batter pan the next time
she mixed one up. Or maybe he


placed it on a pan, sprinkled it
with sugar and stuck it in the
oven. She would promise to give
him first lick at the bowl or the
largest piece of crust, if he would
just stop sucking that thumb for a
day.
No soap.
Every time he would sit or lie
down, that thumb would pop into
his mouth, even though he would
have dearly loved to have first
lick at the cake batter pan.
Making resolutions are about
like that thumb sucking. When
my brother decided to stop suck-
ing that thumb, he quit. No
amount of urging made him do it
before he was ready.
Resolutions will be kept when
we get ready and no amount of
pledging will make any difference
in the matter.


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Date Time
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6:34 pm H
Jan. 13 7:32 am L
Jan. 14 3:27 am L
Jan. 15 3:39 am L
Jan. 16 4:21 am L
Jan. 17 5:10 am L
Jan. 18 6:00 am L


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fire and burned up. The fire peo-
ple said it was faulty wiring.
My Dad went to see Charlie to
"set it right". Mr. Scarbrough didWi't
feel that it was his fault. He was
sorry but there was nothing he
could do. It.was just a tough
break. My Dad started around the
desk and Charlie went out the
back door. I was only five or six,
and didn't see this, but people
still tell me about Daddy chasing
Charlie Scarbrough down High-
way 79 toward Milan. I do know
Dad wrote him off.
Twelve years later we had that
green 1960 Chevrolet. Great car
but it didn't have a radio. Listen,
how you gonna get a date if you
can't promise her a ride and some
George Jones music? We begged
Dad for a radio and as he was
leaving for a trip he told Mom to
get us one. He got home, pushed .a
few buttons on our new radio to
make sure we had it on country
stations and asked where we got
it. There was only one car dealet-
ship in town, "Out at Scar-
brough's".
I thought he'd got a whiplash
for sure jerking his head around
so fast. Ten minutes later Char-
lie's shop foreman was taking our
radio out. Nobody spoke after Dad
said, "Get it out," and folks, they
set a new land speed record for
removing radios. We then drove
all the way over to Huntingdon
where Dad bought the car and
Pug Vickers put us in a radio.
Now, I'm proud to say that
there's a little bit of my Father in
me. And let me tell you about
some people that I have written
off- Col. Moammar Gadhafi, Yas-
ser Arafat and Ayatollah Khomei-
ni. I don't know a thing about Lib-
ya, Iran or the P.L.O. But they
couldn't be too smart to follow the
likes of these three Idiots. The
scary part is they've got a lot more
power and influence than Charlie
Scarbrough. People actually lis-
ten to those guys and I've got it on
good authority that there's a few
who believe what they say.
Khomeini raises his arms and
everybody chants 'YA-A, AW-A,
WA-A, YA-YA-A," which, I think.
translates into. "Let's capture
some more American journalists."
When Khomeini isn't out front
with his hands up he's in the back
figuring out how to get a bomb
into Grand Central Station.
-: -3 .Did you hear, about.,the-red
carpet-somebody, rolled out for
Arafat? Made me sick. Listen,
we've got people who should have
the red carpet treatment. How
about Mary Bea Porter? Who you
say? Mrs. Porter is a professional
golfer who at a tournament in
Phoenix last March hooked a shot
over by some houses. When she
got to her ball, she saw a kid face
down in a swimming pool. She
climbed a seven foot fence and
helped pull little Jonathan
Smucker out of the water and got
him breathing again. There are
plenty of heroes around who de-
serve a red carpet but Yasser ain't
one of them. I've got some friends
up in South Georgia that definite-
ly wouldn't roll out the carpet for
Yasser Arafat now, they might
give him a twenty-one-gun-
salute.
Gadhafi says those Migs
weren't armed. I saw the picture.
Listen, you give that clown
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Shad Gulf Oyster
Producers Are
Phantry
anry Eligible for Loans
By Wendell Campbell

Farmers Home Administra-
o i Il tion (FmHA) State Director Jim
Some Points on Golf Cherry has announced that the
Farmers Home Administration is
now making Emergency loans in
Franklin County. This county was
If you are a person who has never thought of taking up the included in a designation by Act-
game of golf, please continue reading this article. ing Secretary of Agriculture. Peter
Maybe you are currently playing golf or have played in the C. Myers as a natural disaster
past and think you might play again in the near future. Or, you area due to damages and losses
might be a person who has just heard of the game and never giv- to the oyster industry caused by
en a thought of playing. drought which occurred January
Whatever your golf status, please continue reading. The 1 through December 30, 1988. In
points below might be your salvation; according to your current addition, the following contiguous
status. counties were also named as
Without boasting, I can tell you I am a "golf expert." I have areas where eligible oyster farm-
logged over twenty (20) years of traipsing up and down fairways, ers may qualify for Emergency
in rain and blistering sun, hitting more bad shots than good physical and production loss
ones, losing balls in roughs, water hazards, parking lots and fair- loan assistance, pursuant to the
ways, cheating, lying, hoping, praying and most anything else I provisions of the "Emergency Ag-
could think of to lower my score. ricultural Credit Act of 1984"
Today my handicap is a disgusting 12. (Public Law 98-258): Gulf, Liberty
For those of you mentioned above, here are a few points you and Wakulla. Emergency loan ap-
might consider the next time you even think of driving by a golf plications will be received
course. through August 29, 1989.
Golf is a game that depends entirely on you. Oh, we golfers Oyster farmers in the above
blame other factors for our bad shots, but the other players are counties who sustained physical
faced with the same elements we are. and production losses as a result
There is only one thing more exhilarating than hitting a of the disaster may be eligible to
"perfect" shot. My perfect shots, however, are few and are usually receive an Emergency loan from
followed by a "cut" or "shank". the Farmers Home Administra-
It Is my estimate that golf has broken up more homes than tion. Those farmers who wish to
"the other woman" or liquor...well, maybe liquor. Those who enjoy apply for an emergency loan to
liquor and golf have a real problem. assist them in recovering from
There has never been a "missed" putt that wasn't hit right. the loss resulting from this disas-
The green was too fast, too slow or it broke the wrong way. ter may apply for such a loan at
There's nothing quite like the view from the No. 1 tee on a the following FmHA county offic-
beautiful, spring day. There may be more enticing things to a es: Leon County Agricultural
golfer, but I can only think of one and it's not winning the lottery. Building, 615 Paul Russell Rd.,
I've heard men offer, in exchange for good shots made by Tallahassee, which serves Frank-
someone else, all parts of their anatomy. If appendages could be lin and Wakulla Counties; and
traded for golf shots. I know several men who would be nothing 425 E. Central Ave., Room 311,
but a body-trunk with a head attached and it would have nothing Blountstown, which serves Gulf
in it. I would be one of them. / and Liberty Counties.
Most golfers I know detest sand traps and water hazards. For information on emergen-
After.all, we reason, if we wanted sand and water, we would go to cy loans in your county, you
the beach. should contact your local FmHA
Golfers have more problems with addition and memory loss county office.
than any group I know of. Individual examination will
Golf is expensive and time consuming. It's been said that be made of each application to
time is money, but I spend more on new balls than anything re- determine the type of emergency
lated to golf. It's hard to lose a ball in a fairway, but somehow I loan benefits for which the appli-
manage to do it often. cant is eligible. Loans based on
Golf is a game where the perfect score is never good enough. qualifying production losses may
Let a golfer shoot a par round-a perfect game for a non- include funds to reimburse appli-
professional-and he will go out the next day and attempt to shoot cants for production expenses
all birdies, which went into damaged or de-
Best tip yet...if you haven't played, don't start., If you are stroyed oyster enterprises and to
thinking of it, forget it. And if you are currently playing, give it up. produce new crops. Payment
If you can't quit, see your doctor or anyone who can help you! terms depend on the purposes for
It's an unforgiving game which the loan is used and the
Hey, fellas, let's try to get off a little earlier next Saturday. applicant's ability to repay the
SJ loan.


. Gulf Chosen to Get $5,000


Grant for Food and Shelter


Giulf County has been chosen
to receive $5,000.00 to supple-,
ment emergency food and shelter
programs in the area.
.: The selection was made by a
-National Board made up of affili-
:ates of national voluntary orgahi-
zations and chaired by the Feder-
al Emergency Management
Agency (FEMA). United Way of
America will provide the adminis-
trative staff and function as fiscal


Kesley
(Continued from Page 2)
another week and he'll tell us
those planes were full of orphans
and care packages with cheese
and Bibles on their way to a
mercy mission in Ethiopia. And
why is he still a colonel? Don't
they have anybody over there
smart enough to be a general?
Someone asked about the
difference in the three; listen,-
there ain't no difference and don't
you forget it. They are snakes in
* the grass waiting to grab whoever
they can. The truth is not in them.
Don't get caught up in any peace
offerings they might hold out. It's
hard to talk peace or anything
else with raving lunatics.
You know, you can tell a lot
about a guy by the headgear he
wvears. Hedda Hopper wouldn't
dare put on a thing they have.
And if you've bought a car radio
from one of them, you come see
me I know' how to take that
thing back.
Respectfully,
Kesley


agent. The Board was charged to
distribute funds appropriated by
Congress to help expand the ca-
pacity -of food and shelter pro-
grams in high-need areas around
the country.
A Local Board made up of Gulf
County Board of-Commissioners
will determine how the funds
awarded to Gulf County are to be
distributed among the emergency
food-and shelter programs run by
local service organizations In the
area. The Local Board is respon-
sible for recommending agencies
to receive these funds and any ad-
ditional funds available under
this phase of the program. Under
the- terms of the grant from the
National Board, local governmen-
tal or private voluntary organiza-


No one ever plans on being
involved in a crash. Yet thou-
sands of motor vehicle accidents
take place each year, causing
some 48,000 deaths and 1.8 mil-
lion disabling injuries.
To protect yourself from po-
tentially dangerous situations,
extend your field of vision to in-
clude everything down the road
for 100 yards.
Always look for avenues of
escape that could be taken
should an accident appear likely.
Adjust your speed to accom-
modate the road conditions at
hand and leave sufficient space
between vehicles to bring your
car safely to a stop.


tions chosen to receive funds
must: (1) be non-profit, (2) have
an accounting system and con-
duct an annual audit, (3) practice
nondiscrimination, (4) have dem-
onstrated the capability to deliver
emergency food and/or shelter
programs, and (5) if they are a pri-
vate voluntary board. Qualifying
organizations are urged to apply.
Further information on the
program may be obtained by con-
tacting:
R Larry Wells
Administrative Assistant
Gulf County Courthouse
1000 Fifth Street
Port St. Joe, Florida 32456
227-1735 or 229-8089
on or before January 24, 1989.


Don't slam on the brakes to
avoid an accident. This leads to
wheel lock-up, skidding and loss
of steering control. Instead, pump
the brakes gently.
Small car drivers should
make certain they are in other
drivers' vision. Give larger vehi-
cles like trucks and buses a wide
berth.
Drive with headlights on dur-
ing periods of poor visibility so
you can see and be seen.
"Most importantly, wear your
seat belt every time you get in the
car," Meyung said. "Seat belts give
you a better than 50 percent
chance of avoiding death and se-
rious injury if youare involved in
a crash."


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qII' CqTAR-POThnTq' C'!' FT, U* ''TMTRD~AV. JAN.12. 1988


PAuGEn, 4At THIS SA.. C r U 7 r .a J= W, v aIs VUM-NIJA a 9 f A-R55


Miss Melissa Wood and Terry


Ooten Are Married on Dec. 3


Melissa Renee Wood and Ter-
ry Bryan Ooten were united as
one in a celebration of love held
on December 3 at Beach Baptist
Chapel on Port St. Joe Beach. The
Reverend William E. Smith per-
formed the candlelight double
ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of
Linda Ellis of Panama City and
David Wood of Port St. Joe. She is
the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs.
Max Y. Marshall of Panama City
and Mr. and Mrs. Carl Wood of
Port St. Joe.
The groom is the son of Dr.
and Mrs. Homer Ooten of Talla-
hassee and Panama City. He is
the grandson of Clarence E. and
the late Viola Ooten of Oakdale,
Tennessee, and Howard McKin-
ney and the late Catherine
McKinney of Harriman, Tennes-
see.
Susan Wood, the bride's sis-
ter, served as Maid of Honor.
Bridesmaids were Lisa Bray, of
Allen, Texas, Stacy Cain, of Pana-
ma City, Staci McPherson, of Mex-
ico Beach, and Brandy Wood, of
Miami. Jamie Wood, cousin of the


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bride, served as Junior Brides-
maid.
Homer Ooten, father of the
groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Gary Crawford,
of Tallahassee, Ian Milne, broth-
er-in-law of the groom, Panama
City, and Jeff Ooten, cousin of the
groom, of Tallahassee. Darin El-
lis, the bride's brother, served as
the Junior Groomsman.
The wedding was directed by
Mrs. Phyllis Altstaettar.
Following the ceremony, a re-
ception was held at the St. Jo-
seph Bay Country Club. Mrs. Ca-
thy Costin served as hostess and
director.
A cookout was given for the
couple by Mr. and Mrs. Gary
Crawford in June at the Crawford
home in Tallahassee.
An Engagement Announce-
ment Party was hosted by Mr. and
Mrs. Jimmy Costin in Port St. Joe
at the Costin residence in August.
A "kitchen and bath" shower
was given by Mrs. Cynthia Milne,
sister of the groom, of Panama
City. It was held at the home of
Dr. and Mrs. Homer Ootenrin Tal-
lahassee in November.
A Bridesmaids Luncheon was
given on December 2 at Rob and
Peter's Restaurant at Cape San
Bias. Luncheon hostesses were
Mrs. Peggy Wood, Mrs. Dana An-
gerer, and Mrs. Sylvia Whaley. The
hostesses presented the bride
with a silver serving platter.
A. rehearsal dinner was given
by the groom's parents at Butler's
Restaurant 'in Port St. Joe on De-
cember 2.


It's A Girl!
Marvin and Vickie Carlisle
would like to announce the birth
of their daughter, Amanda Bea-
trice, on November 2 at Gulf
Coast Hospital. She weighed 8
pounds 8.6 ounces.
Amanda is the granddaughter
of Broward and Kathryn McCoy of
Port St. Joe and Francis and Shir-
,ley Carlisle of Blountstown. She
is the great granddaughter of
Euncie Carlisle of High Springs,
Lula Jane McCoy and Lillie Bell
1Iagans, both of Blountstown.


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Mr. and Mrs. Terry Bryan Ooten


Following a wedding trip to is a Communications Specialist an Electrical Engineer with Ooten
the Florida Keys, the couple will for VISTA Management Company. and Associates, a Tallahassee
reside in Tallahassee. The bride of Tallahassee, and the groom is consulting engineer firm.

General Pascoe to Address


Local
Major General Ric]
Pascoe, Commander of t
ed States Air Force Air
Weapons Center, Tyn
Force Base, will be the
for the annual National
program for St. Jose
Chapter Daughters of th
can RevdlutionQWednesd
uary 18. The meeting w
noon at the Garden Cente
bers of the Garden Club
the luncheon.
General Pascoe is
mand pilot with more tha


Chapter of DAR
hard M. flying hours and 95 missions over the State Conference in March
he Unit- North Vietnam in Southeast Asia. and Continental Congress in
Defense His military decorations and April.
dall Air awards include the Air Force Dis- Hostesses making reserva-
speaker tinguished Service Medal, Silver tions for the luncheon are Mes-
Defense Star, Legion- of Merit with one oak dames W.H. Lindsey, E.L. Suber,
ph Bay leaf cluster, Distinguished Flying W.E. Greer and FloralMae Maddox.
e Ameri- Cross with' two oak leaf clusteris, Members planning to attend
lay, Jan- = Meritorious "Servic' Medal, Airn the tea at the Capitol City Coun-
'ill be at Medal with 10 oa'k leaf clusters try'Club in Tallahassee January
er. Mem- and Joint Service Commendation 17 are reminded to make reserva-
will serve Medal. He assumed command at tions with Mrs. James Heathcock,
Tyndall last May. Chapter Regent. The tea honors
a com- Business of the meeting will the Florida State DAR regent, Mrs.
an 4,800 include election of delegates to John Drohlshagen.


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It's A Boy!
Bob and Gaynell Jones of Do-
than, Alabama, are proud to an-
nounce the birth of their son-,
Phillip Thomas, on December 21-
He weighed 6 pounds 11 ounces.
Phillip is the grandson of Mr.
and Mrs. Troy Jones, Sr. and Mr.
and Mrs. Charles Stephens. Sr.,
all of Port St. Joe.


Roses are redt
Violets are blue
We're under 40
SBut you're

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THE STAR. PORT ST. JOE. FL THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 1988 PAGE SA


Special Events to Honor


Dr. Martin Luther King


The annual celebration of the
birthday of Dr. Martin Luther
King, Jr., will be held Sunday af-
ternoon, according to Nathan Pe-
ters, Jr., program chairman.
Following the theme, "Living
the Dream", the program will be-
gi t at 6:30 p.m., in the auditorium
of*the New Bethel AME Church on
Avenue C.
Tuesday morning, Port St. Joe
Mayor Frank Pate signed a proc-
lamation, proclaiming Sunday
and Monday of next week as offi-
cial Martin Luther King, Jr., days
in the city.
MARCH SATURDAY
Saturday, Port St. Joe resi-
dents will participate in a march
ofarea residents in Panama City.
The march will begin at 12:00
n0on, Panama City time, at the
Marina Civic center.
A program will follow the
march at the Civic Center to pay
tribute to Dr. King.
Nathan Peters, Jr., Gulf Coun-,
ty Commissioner, will be one of
the keynote speakers at the birth-
day observance.
: Peters said all interested citi-
zelns of the Port St. Joe area are. r
invited to attend or participate in
tlh march Saturday and the me-
morial program here in Port St.
Jcfe Sunday.

: In the photo at right, Na-
than Peters, Jr. looks on as
pMayor Pate signs the procla-
m action.

i;: RESOLUTION
WHEREAS, the State of Florida recognizes
the significant contributions made by the: late Dr.
IVartinf Luther King, Jr., in that his birthday, Janu-
ary 15th, is a legal holiday as recorded in Section
683.01(c), Florida Statutes, and
WHEREAS, the late Dr. Martin Luther King,
Jr, was born January 15, 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia,
ard dedicated his life so that Black Americans may
en)oy the freedoms guaranteed every citizen under
thi United States Constitution and the Declaration
of Independence, and
WHEREAS. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a
prophet of freedom and dreamed of a better life for
all humankind, and
WHEREAS, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. advo-
cated nonviolent methods for social change in the
struggle for justice, equality and freedom, and
WHEREAS, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was
recognized for his significant contribution in the


Changes Ii

Can Apply

ifyou have considered a-
nursing home. but are afraid you
cannot afford it, there may be
hel'>for you after January 1,
198g. The United States Con-
gress6 has passed the Medicare
Catastrophic :Coverage Act of
1988. Some or the highlights of
this Act as they apply to nursing
homes are:
i You will no longer need to

To.liver to

Speak to

Sr. Citizens
The White City. Senior Citi-
zens will be hosting speaker
James Tolliver from the Social
Security office of Panama City on
Thursday, January 12 at 11:00
a.m.' Mr. Tolliver will be informing
the group about the new Medicare
*i Catastrophic Law which takes ef-
fect on Wednesday, January 18.
The Seniors will have Janet
Parker representing the IRS who
will explain, how the Medicare
premium will affect the Senior
Citizens' taxes. Ms. Parker will
speak at 9 a.m. All Senior Citizens
are Invited to attend these infor-
mative meetings to be held at the
Senior Citizen Center at the
White City Baptist,Church. ,

Fadio H is 4.0
Average at GC
April Lynn Fadio has
achieved a 4.0 average in comput-
er programming at Gulf Coast
Community College. April plans
to continue her studies for a de-
gree in computer science.


Correction
Crisco Oil on sale for
$1.89 featured in Rich's
IGA ad for this week
should be 48 oz. and not
28/oz.


have a three day stay in the, hos-
pital before being admitted to a
Skilled Nursing Facility.
You will be required to pay a
.co-insurance payment for only
the first eight days in a Skilled
Nursing Facility. The co-
insurance, or amount you pay, for
1989 is $25.50 per day. After the
first eight days Medicare will then
pay for all covered services up to
150 days. (Previously the co-
insurance amount was $67.50 per
day for up to 80 days.) If you are
eligible for Medicaid, or have a
Medicare Supplemental Insu-
rance Policy, it may pay this eight
day co-insurance amount.
The State of Florida through


Program Monday Honors Dr. King


A tribute observing the com-
memorative birthday celebration
of the 60th birthday of Dr. Martin
Luther King, Jr. will be held Mon-
day, January 16th at the Church
of God in Christ on Avenue D. The
program scheduled to begin at
7:00 p.m. is sponsored by the As-
sociation for Community Action
(AFCA) and will feature drama
and reading presentations, sing-
ing and a biographical sketch of
Dr. King's life. The public is urged
to attend. The national theme for
the 1989 commemorative birth-
day celebration is Living the
Dream: Let Freedom Ringl Spe-
cial emphasis to be placed on
"ending the violence of poverty,
world hunger, apartheid and ter-
rorism through creative non-
violent action."
Dr. King believed in and
worked for the promotion and ex-
ercise of human rights, funda-
mental freedoms, self determina-
tion, and the elimination of all
racial, religious, ethnic and class
discrimination. The civil and hu-
man rights movement which he
led gave fresh emphasis to the


I',


struggle for world peace by being awarded the Nob-
el Peace Prize in 1964.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Frank Pate, by virtue
of the authority vested in me as Mayor of the,
City of Port St. Joe, in the State of Florida, do here-
by proclaim January 15 and January 16, as days
set aside to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in the
City of Port St. Joe.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto
set my hand and caused the great seal of the City of
Port St. Joe to be affixed this the 9th day of Janu-
ary, in the year of our Lord, One Thousand Nine
Hundred and Eighty-Nine.
THE CITY OF PORT ST. JOE
FRANK PATE
Mayor-Commissioner
ATTEST
LA. Farris
:City Auditor-Clerk
4A, .


New Arrival
Travis, Sabrina and Amy are
pleased to announce the birth of
their baby brother, Andrew West-
ley, born on December 13, 1988.
The proud parents are Lavon and
Tammy Canington. Grandparents
are Howard and Lillian Caning-
ton and Violet Foster and the late
Roland Foster, all of Port St. Joe.

Garden Club
Meets Today
Members of the Port St. Joe
Garden Club are reminded of
their monthly meeting today,
January 12, at 2 p.m. Speaker will
be Betsy Knight, wildlife rehabili-
tator.


timelessness of these democratic


ideals.


HIGHLAND VIEW
UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Corner Fourth St. & Parker Avenue
"Where Christian Love Is Shown"
SUNDAY SCHOOL .. . ................................. 10:00 A.M.
MORNING WORSHIP .....................:......................... 11:00A.M.
SUNDAY EVENING SONG SERVICE & BIBLE STUDY .................... 6:00 P.M.
THURSDAY BIBLE STUDY .................................. 2:30 P.M. & 7:30 P.M.
at Pine Street Overstreet
PASTOR ASST. PASTOR
WILBUR L.TREMAIN KARESSA H. HEYER
Phone 648-8144



"THE MIRACLE CENTER"
NEW COVENANT MISSIONARY WORLD OUTREACH CENTER...
The Family Church
252 Avenue E Port St Joe, Florida Church Phone 229-8137
Pastor: Rev. Napoleon Pittman
SUNDAY MONDAY FRIDAY
11:00 A.M. .... Morning Worship 12:30 P.M.... Intercessory Prayer
4:00 P.M..;...... Youth Service WEDNESDAY
6:00 P.M...... Evening Worship 6:30 P.M.......... 1st-6th Grade
7:30 P.M. Bible Study & Fellowship
"A CHURCH WITH A VISION"
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its Medicaid office, provides as-
sistance to qualified individuals
who need nursing home care. On ,
January 1, 1989, the income limit
for the Medicaid Institutional
Care Program (nursing home
care) is being raised to $1,104.00.
This means that if an individual's
monthly income is $1,104.00 or
less, and they meet the other
Medicaid eligibility criteria, they
could be eligible for Medicaid in-
surance.
For information on any of
these programs, please contact
Brenda Moore or Marilyn Witten
in the Social' Services Depart-
ment at Bay St. Joseph Care Cen-
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Recycling Glass Is


An Easy Fund Raiser


Raising money for a worthy
cause doesn't have to involve ask-
ing for money. That's the message
from the Southeast Glass Recy-
cling Program--an organization
promoting recycling of glass and
other materials as a sensible and
necessary part of solid waste
management.
Executive Director David Bak-
er says "many non-profit organi-
zations may not have thought
about recycling as a fundraiser
but it's an excellent way to get the
entire community involved." The
Southeast Glass Recycling Pro-
gram has published an events
planning guide entitled "Fund-
raising Through Recycling." The


publication includes ideas for
events and activities as well as
pointers for successful school
projects.
"Many Keep America Beauti-
ful programs have successfully
used recycling as a way to gener-
ate funds, educate the public, and
help reduce the flow of solid
waste," according to Baker. "In
addition, we're seeing an increas-
ing involvement in recycling."
Organizations interested in
establishing a glass recycling
project should contact the South-
east Glass Recycling Program at
P.O. Box 5951, Clearwater, FL
34618. The Southeast Glass Re-
cycling Program is non-profit.


Panhandle

Bass Club

Tournament

The Panhandle Basslashers
Bass Club is starting their 1989
Bass Tournament Saturday, Jan-
uary 14. The tournament is being
held at Wetappo Landing at Safe
Light.

Entry fees are $6.00 plus
$2.00 for big fish (optional). En-
trants may fish with artificial bait
only. No live or prepared bait will
be permitted.

Anyone interested in entering
the tournament may contact
Dean Bird at 227-7380 or Paul
Howard at 227-1789 or enter at
the Wetappo Landing on January
14. Come early and join in the fun.


Work Progressing on 10th Street Sewer
The work is progressing on the installation of sewer lines in the 10th Street area, east of Garrison Avenue,.
Here a workman ofthe construction crew is shown as he works on the lift station which will lift the sewage of the
area and direct it to the sewer lines to be taken to the City's Wastewater Treatment Plant.










If It Isn't Leaves, It's Pine Straw In

An Eternal Battle with Shedding Trees


Many Floridians have raked
their yards clear of leaves by this
time, many have done it severs
times and many are probably:
simply cussin' the continued rain
of leaves and pine needles.
"When will it ever end?" is th
hue and cry heard in many part
of the state.
As Ann Landers says so often
"If life hands you a lemon, make
lemonade." The foresters of th
Florida Department of Agricul
ture and Consumer Services Divi
sion of Forestry paraphrase tha
and say: "If your trees provide yot
with an abundant supply c
leaves and needles, make mulch."
Muklh around the roots c
. trees t't1andiscape plants help
i iisulat' them from the winter'.
cold and holds down the growth]
of winter weeds. But don't get car
ried away. This is one of thosi
times when it's wrong to think ifa
little is good, a lot is better.
Experts in the field suggest a
maximum of five inches of mulch
More than that, they say, and th
roots may grow out of the soil and
into the mulch layer where they'll
be susceptible to injury in cold
weather. It's all right, thought
add new mulch to old to fresher
Its appearance without removing
the old layer of leaves or pint
needles.
If you buy baled pine straw,
rule of thumb is one bale of straw
will generally cover about 40 to 60
square feet three inches deep

Revival At First

United Pentecostal

Rev. Allen Oggs, evangelist
and author of You Gotta Have
the Want To (Word Books
$10.95), will be speaking at the
First United Pentecostal Church,
10th Street N.W., Highland Viev
on Friday, January 13 at 7:00 p.m
Rev. Oggs has struggled all his lift
with the crippling disability of ce
rebral palsy, but he has overcome<
all odds and learned to overcome
all negative attitudes about disa
ability. The pastor, Rev. R. Larry
Wells, and congregation wants t(
extend an invitation to everyone<
to hear this dynamic minister.


H.V. Methodists

Schedule Revival
Pastor W.L. Tremain and the
Highland View United Methodist
Church wish to invite the commu-
nity to an "Old Time Revival" to be
held at the church at the comer o
Parker Avenue and Fourth Street
Evangelist and Singers Brothel
and Sister Wilbur Hoskins will be
the featured speakers at the revi
val to be held January 6 through
15 at 7:30 p.m. on week nights
11:00 a.m. Sunday and 6:00 p.m
Sunday night
Everyone is welcome


Guidance Clinic

Board Meeting

The Board of Directors of th<
Gulf County Guidance Clinic, Inc
will hold its regularly scheduled
meeting on Tuesday, January 1'
at 7:00 p.m. (Eastern). The meet
ing will be held at the Gulf Count3
Guidance Clinic, Inc. in Port St
Joe.


d Figure about 150 square feet if
s you're just going to spread a thin
J layer over old mulch.
y They don't look as nice but
n hardwood ,leaves make good
mulch for use around yard plants
e and trees. Spreading a little pine
s straw over the leaves will help
keep them from blowing around
I: and improve their appearance.
e Still have more leaves. Rather
e than burning them (which, by the
- way, requires a burning authori-
- zation) or bagging them up to
t take to the dump or leave by the
u curb, compost them. Instead of
if adding to the waste problem,
you'll be recycling the leaves and
if needles to nourish and beautify
s your plants. -
s If you'd rather not mess
h around with a compost pile you
can use plastic bags to decom-
pose hardwood leaves. Nobody In
a their right mind would rake wet
leaves if they had a choice, so you
a might have to add water to the
L. leaves after they're bagged and
e place in an out-of-the-way shady
I place in your yard.
I Shade is necessary because
the sun could cause the leaves to
o deteriorate before spring and the
n bags would break and slow the
g decomposition. And adding water
e before you place them in their fi-
nal resting place will make .the .
a bags heavy and hard to. move.
V Shake the bags to circulate the -
0 water, drain the excess and seal
-. them.
It Isn't necessary but adding'
a cup of inexpensive fertilizer -
8-8-8 or 10-10-10 -- before put-
ting the water in the bags will'
make the leaves decompose fast-


er.
By spring, the leaves should
be fairly decomposed and can be
worked into vegetable gardens,
flower gardens or into planting
holes for trees and shrubs. By
composting your leaves you have
not only recycled natural materi-
al to feed your trees and plants,
you've avoided adding to the dis-'
posal problem facing many cities
in getting rid of the tons of leaves
and pine needles collected every
year by homeowners.
For more information on
composting, mulch and trees,
contact your local Division :,f Fo-
restry office or yov- '.,cal County
Extension agent.

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Harmon Realty, Inc.


NEW LISTINGS;
41 Hwy. 9: WaterfrontI This unique floor plan allow for a single fami-
ly home or duplex. One bedroom, with Ig. downstairs area which can
be used as bedroom or separate IMng quarters. Two full baths. Large
upper & lower decks overlook the Gulf Cathedral ceiling w/skylights
accent the living room. Single carport. Sauna, much more.
$125,000.00.
121 Pine Street: Lovely three bedroom home In excellent location. Only
steps to the beach with easy access. Large open great room with cell-
ing fan. Screened porch and covered carport. Nice yard. $60,000.00.
136A Miramar Drive: New and remodeled two bedroom, two full bath
beachside townhome. Beautiful view of the canal and the Gulfl Large
20'x19.5' sun on front joined by a 9x2Z screened porch on side. Dou-
ble carport. Many amenities. Owner will finance. $87,500.00.

HOMES MEXICO BEACH
308 HATLEY DRIVE 3 bdrm.,.1 bath home on 87.5x108.5' lot. Paved
street. Nice subdivision. Would make the perfect starter home.
Appliances included. Assumable mortgage. REDUCED $39,900.
13th STREET Two bdrm., 1 ba. stilt home, 1/2 block to the beach!
Needs some TLC. $55,000.00. Possible owner financing.
107 1st STREET- Two story duplex 'A block from the Gulf! 2 bdrm.,
1 bath upstairs. 1 bdrm., 1 bath downstairs. Very nicely decorated.
Screened porch & sun deck off living areas. Partially furnished,
$60,000.00. "
319 ROBIN LANE Unique 2 bdrm., 2 ba. family home. Large living,
dining, kitchen area. Lg. deck on back overlooks canal. Entertain-
ment area w/wet bar. Must see this one. $55,000.00. Owner will
possibly finance.
314 HATLEY DRIVE Newly constructed, 3 bdrm., 2 ba. townhomes,
in nice residential area. Vaulted ceiling in liv., din. and kitchen
areas. Large bar In kitchen. All appliances included. Very nicely
decorated. $48,500.00 to $49,900.00.
315 ROBIN LANE NEW!! Recently completed 3 bdrm., 2 ba. home.
Sunken living room w/fireplace. Cathedral ceiling. Two car carport
wlclrcle drive. Lg. master bdrm. & bath. Beautifully landscaped lot.
Reduced $59,900.00.
104 20th STREET NICE 3 bdrm., 11/2 ba. brick home w/large Florida
room. Separate guest house. Great room w/full bath. Excellent for
entertaining. Only 2 blocks to the beaoh. Yard very nicely land-
scaped. Completely furnished. Many amenities. Must see to ap-
preciate. $97,000.00. REDUCED, $89,500.00.
136 A MIRAMAR DRIVE New and remodeled two bedroom, two full
bath beachside townhome.. Beautiful view of the. canal and..the
Gulf. Large 20'x19.5' sun on front joined by a 9'x22' screened.
porch on side. Double carport. Malry amenities. Owner will
finance. $87,500.00.
318 HWY. 98 -- Waterfront! Two bedroom, one bath home onr 50'x
'150' corner lot, screened porch on front overlooking the Gulf!
Dedicated beach. In good cond., completely furnished, $83,500.00.
121 HWY. 386 Nicel Lg. 3 bdrm., 3 ba. home on 75'x100' lot.
Living room has full stone wall fireplace. Bedrooms have Ig. cedar
lined walk-in closets. Central gas heat lac system. Energy effi-
cient. Many extras. $98,750.00.
107 30th STREET Lg. 3 bdrm., 2 be. beachside home with large
game room. Living room with fireplace overlooks the Gulf and
leads to ex. large front deck. All the comforts of home. $138,000.
317 ROBIN LANE NEWI 3 bdrm., 2 ba. Spanish home w/double car
garage. Sunken living room with stone fireplace. European style ,
cabinetry in kitchen with breakfast bar. Beautifully landscaped
yard with sprinkler system. Reduced. $62,900.00.
HWY. 98 GULF AIRE SUBD. Large three bedroom, two bath water-
front home. Cathedral ceilings in living, dining and bathrooms.
..,Screened porch as well as sun deck overlook the Gulfl $135,000.00

MOBILE HOMES MEXICO BEACH
809 MARYLAND BLVD. 2 bdrm., 2 ba. 12'x70' mobile home on corner
lot. Completely furnished. Short distance to the beach! Currently
being remodeled. New trailer roof. $26,000.00. Possible owner
financing. REDUCED $24,000.00.
807 MARYLAND BLVD. Like New! 2 bdrm., 2 ba. mobile home with
20'x12' screened porch on front. 75'x100' lot. Completely furnish-
ed, includes refrigerator, range, dishwasher, washer & dryer. A
good buy. $38,000.00.
1st STREET Large 3 bdrm., 2 ba. double wide. Completely furnished.
Close to beach. Screened porch and sun deck. $42,000.00. Owner
will finance.
LOTS ON MEXICO BEACH
NEW LISTINGS
CORNER OAK AVE, & PALM ST.: 1 V2 lots. Large size irregular shaped.
Only 'A block to the beach. $29,800.00. Owner will finance. Mexico
Beach Unit 11, BIk 8, E'/2 of Lot 16, all lot 18.
7th STREET 100'x108.33' lot on paved street. Only steps to the
beach, Unit 14, Blk. D, Lot 9. $10,000.00.
COMMERCIAL
CORNER HWY, 98 & 36TH STREET 100' on Hwy. 98 x 75' deep. Unit
6, BIk;. 2, Lot 4. Was $78,500.00. REDUCED to $35,000.00.

WATERFRONT
HIGHWAY 98 WATERFRONT! End of 8th St., 60'x80' lot. $60,000.00.
Unit 2, BIlk. V, Lot 4
HWY. 98 WATERFRONT- End of 8th St., 66'x80' lot. $66,000. Unit 2,
Blk V, Lot 3
HWY. 98 ST. JOSEPH SHORES 120'x397' waterfront lot. $120,000.
HWY. 98 Gulf Aire Subd. WATERFRONT! 60'x180' Lot. Blk. A, Lot
10, $52,000.00.
HWY. 98 Gulf AIre Subd. WATERFRONT! 60'x180' lot. Bik. A, Lot
8, $54,000.00.
GULF AIRE DRIVE GULF AIRE SUBD. 70'x115' lot In subd. BIk G,
Lot 2, Good view of the Gulf. $35,000.00.
MOBILES HOMES ACCEPTED
MARYLAND BLVD. 75'x100' lot. Zoned for mobile home. $12,500.00.
Mexico Beach Unit 12A, BIk B, Lot 5
MARYLAND BLVD. 75'x100' lot. Zoned for mobile home. $13,000.00.
Mexico Beach Unit 12A, BIk C, Lot 4
FORTNER AVE. Between 8th & 7th St. 50'x150' lot. Zoned for mobile
home. One block from the beach. Mexico Beach Unit 1, BIk 8, Lot 5,
$20,300,00.
RESIDENTIAL HOMES ONLY
NEW MEXICO DRIVE (6) 100'x158.33' lots. Unit 14, BIk. A, Lots 12,14,
16, 18, 20, 21. $6,000.00 each. Owner financing. $1,500.00 down
balance at 10% for 5 years.
NEW MEXICO DRIVE (8) 100'x158.33' lots. Zoned for homes only.
Mexico Beach Unit 14, BIk. B, Lots 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 23, 25.
$6,000.00 each.
NEW MEXICO DRIVE: 100'x158.33' lot. Unit 14, Blk B. Lot 3. $6,000.00.
TEXAS DRIVE 100'x108.33' lot. Unit 14. Blk. F, Lot 6. $6,800.00.
Owner financing possible.
ARIZONA DRIVE 100'x108' lot. Homes only. $7,000.00. Mexico
Beach Unit 14, BIk. D, Lot 16.
CALIFORNIA DRIVE (14) 100'x108.33' lots. $7,000.00 each. Unit 14,
BIlk. E, Lots 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 22, 24, 26.
CORNER PERIWINKLE DR. & GULFAIRE DR. Nice corner home lot.
90'x109.88' x 131.72' x 63.87' lot. Lot 7, BIk. F, Gulfaire Phase II.
$25,000.00.
ARIZONA AVE. (14) 100'x108.33' lots, $7,000.00 each. Unit 14, BIk.
E, Lots 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25.
COLORADO DRIVE 100'x158.33' lot. High and dry! Unit 14, BIk. C,
Lot 7, $7,000.00.
5th STREET (2) 100'x158.33' lots on paved street. Unit 14, BIk. A, Lots
13, 15. $7,500.00. each. Owner ,financing. $1,500.00 down at 10%
for 5 years.
TEXAS DRIVE 100'x100' lot. Mexico Beach Unit 14, BIk. G, Lot 8.
$7,500.00. Owner financing.
ARIZONA DRIVE (5) 110'x110O' lots. $7,500.00 each. Unit 14, BIk. D,
S Lots 6. 8. 1__!2, 14. Owner financing.


CORNER OF 14th STREET

648 5767 & HIGHWAY 98
6 8 6 MEXICO BEACH


HAA
WARRANTY


Please contact us for a conri lete list of
homes and lots. Year round monthly
rentals also available.


COLORADO DRIVE (6) 100'x158.33' lots. $7,500.00 each. Unit 14,
Bk;. C, Lots 9, 11, 13,. 15, 17, 19.
COLORADO DRIVE 100'x158.33' lot completely cleared and
ready for building. Fish pond. Unit 14, BIk. B, Lot 22. $7,900.00.
Owner will finance w/$1,000 down, balance at 11% for 4 years.
TEXAS DRIVE (2) 100'x100' lots. Zoned homes only. Mexico Beach
Unit 14, BIk. G, Lots.9, 10. $8,000.00. each.
TEXAS DRIVE Large irQIip t. Unit 14. BIk. G, Lot 12.
$8,500.00. WV/ L .
5th STREET (2) lots odd shapes, on paved street. Unit 14, Lots 17,
19. $9,000.00 together. Owner financing available.
7th STREET 100'x108' lot. $10,000.00. On paved street. Unit 14, BIk.
D, Lot 15.
ROBIN LANE (2) Large lots on paved street. Nice subdivision.
Underground utilities. $10,000.00 each. Mexico Beach Unit 17, Blli.
3, Lots 10, 11. $2,000.00 down, balance at 9% for 5 years.
HATLEY DRIVE (3) 87.5 x 108' lots. Partially cleared. Nice shade
trees. On paved street. North Lake Estates. BIk. A, Lots 5, 6, 7.
$9,900.00 each. Owner financing. $1,000.00 down,,balance at 11%
for 5 years.
WYSONG AVENUE 109'x100' lot. Mexico Beach Unit 17, BIk. 1, Lot 8.
Paved street, underground utilities, nice subdivision. $11,000.00.
ROBIN LANE 110'x124.44' lot in nice subdivision. Paved street
underground utilities. Unit 17, BIk. 3, Lot 6. $12,000.00.
26th STREET (2) 75'x100' lots. Zoned for homes only. Only steps to
the beach! Unit 4, Bll tl, 8. Owner financing. Was
$23,000.00. REDUCED $t Cia. L E
27th STREET 75'x100' lot. Close to beach. Excellent view of the
water. Unit 4, Blk. B, ISO tl financing. Was $23,000.00.
REDUCED $16.000.00 OU LI

NEW LISTINGS
LUXURY BY PIER #8, SUNSET RETREAT 38th Street: WATERFRONT
Luxurious 3 bedroom, 21/ ba. townhome, completely furnished.
Privately owned, never rented. Excellent condition. Many
-amenties,$4356,000.00. Owner will financde:-.-- .
LUXURY BY THE PIER #10 38th St.: Luxurious two bedroom, 2'/1 bath
townhome overlooking the Gulf! Screened porch, sun deck, jenn-
aire grill, washer, dryer, dishwasher, refrigerator included with
unit! Very nicely decorated! The perfect home away from home!
$125,000.00.
MILLER SEA SIDE: Two bedroom, 1'/2 bath townhome completely fur-
nished. Good view of the Gulf! Cathedral ceilings with -ceiling'
fans, accent both bedrooms. Large front and back decks off
bedrooms. $52,000.00. Easy assumption!
WINDSONG VILLA #1 WATERFRONT 35th St.: Luxurious three
bedroom 3 bath 1927 sq. ft.'townhome. Completely furnished! Ex-
cel. rental. Plenty of room for the Whole family! $150,000
assumable mortgage.
SHORELINE APARTMENT No. 1 WATERFRONT Two bedroom, one
bath unit, covered porch overlooks the Gulf! Completely furnish-
ed! New central AC. $54,000. Assumable mortgage.
LUXURY BY THE PIER No. 7 38th St.: Luxurious 2 bedroom, 2%/ ba.
townhome on the gulf! Newly remodeled! Sun deck and covered porch
for beach lovers! An excellent buy at $99,500.00.
LA DOLCE VITA, 37th St. WATERFRONT Two bedroom, 2V/ bath
unit completely furnished. Screened porch & sun deck are only a
few of the amenities. Very nice decor! Assumable Mortgage. Was
$106,500.00. REDUCED to $87,500.00. MAKE OFFER!
SURFVIEW AND SPINDRIFT TOWNHOMES
Attractive two bedroom, two bath townhomes near fishing pier and
beach. Completely furnished and equipped for second home or rental.
Bay window accents living room with cathedral ceiling. Private patio in
back off bedroom. Assumable mortgage. $65,000 each.
CORONADO T.H. No. 3, No. 6 Corner Coronado St. & Hwy. 98:
Two bedroom, 1' bath stucco with stone columns. Sun deck with
excellent view of the water. Dedicated beach! Unfurnished.
$74,500.00.
CORONADO T.H. No. 9 Corner.Coronado St. & Hwy. 98: Two bed-
room, 1 bath stucco with stone columns. Deck with excellent
view of the water. Dedicated beach! Completely furnshed!
$79,500.00. ,
CORONADO GULF VIEW 1: One bedroom and two bedroom units,
one and two bathrooms. Includes refrigerator, range, dishwasher.
washer, dryer, disposal. $73,900.00 and $78,900.00.
LOFT BY PIER No. 6: Attractive two bedroom, two bath townhome with
sleeping loft. Completely furnished and equipped for rental or se-
cond home. Only steps to the beach and fishing pier. Cathedral
ceilings with ceiling fan make living room open and airy.
Assumable mortgage. $64,000.00.
PIERSIDE No. 2 This two bedroom, two bath townhome is located
only steps from the beach and fishing pier. The unit is completely
furnished & equipped for rental or second home. Skylights accent
the loft bedroom. Living room has cathedral ceiling w/ceiling fan.
Easy Assumption! $64,000.00.
LOTS
CORNER SANTA ANNA & AMERICUS AVE.: (2) 50'x175" lots. Yon's
Addition. BIk. 5, Lots 12 & 13. $36,000.00.
CORNER CORONADO ST. & AMERICUS AVE.: 75'x135' dlot. One block
from the beach! $13,500.00 Unit 2, BIk. 32, Lot 16.
CANAL STREET 50'x125' lot. Yon's Addition to Beacon Hill. BIk. 10
Lot 9. $15,950.00.
ATLANTIC STREET: 50'(157.50' lot. VI block to the beach! $16,000.00.
Yon's Addition to Beacon Hill. BIk. 7, Lot 16.
PINE STREET (2) 50'x125' lots. Yon's Addition to Beacon Hill. BIk.
11. Lots 4, 5. $31,900.00.
MAGELLAN STREET (3) 50'x125' lots. Yon's Addition to Beacon Hill,
BIk. 14, Lots 11, 12, 13. $39,500.00.
ST. JOSEPH SHORES WATERFRONT LOT 120'x397' on the Gulf.
$120,000.00.
ST. JOE BEACH HOMES
CANAL STREET Two bedroom, 1 bath home only steps to the beach!
Would make nice beach cottage or second home. $28,350.00.
Possible owner financing.
HWY. 98 NEAR SANTA ANNA: Newly remodeled four bedroom, two
bath home overlooking the Gulf! Unobstructed view! Large llv. rm.
w/stone fireplace. Fenced yard & screened porch. On 50'x90' lot.
Large upper deck! $95,000.00.
CORNER DESOTO & ALABAMA: Three bedroom, 1 bath 3 story home
on Ig. corner lot. Large & various deck areas off living room and master
bedroom. Two car garage. Landscaped and fenced lot. $69,900.00.
Assumable VA mortgage.
BEACON HILL LOTS
FIFTH AVE.: (2) 50'x100' lots. Beacon hill Subdivision. BIk. 25, Lots 10,
12, $4,500.00 each.
WEWAHITCHKA
WATERFRONT RIVER LOTS: 3 large lots on Chipola Cut-off. Call for
further information and sizes. $9,000. REDUCED $7,000.00.
CAPE SAN BLAS
HWY. C30-E WATERFRONT! Exceptional two bedroom, two bath
custom built home! 100' on the Gulf by 700' deep. Many amenities.
1400 sq. ft. under roof, $175,000.00. Further information and pic-
tures available upon request.
"ONE OF A KIND" SOUTH CANAL DRIVE
Beautiful 3.28 Acres on the Intercoastal waterway with 270' water fron-
tage. Deep water access within 150' from dock. No marsh orsawgrass.
No overlap with Corps of Engineers "spoil area". Fruit trees & large
oaks lavish this 4 bedroom, 2 full bath brick home with 2 fireplaces.
Large living room has full brick wall fireplace with 54" hearth, overlook-
ing the Intracoastal Canal. Many more amenities. $228,000.00. Call for
further details.


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THE STAR, PORT ST. JOE, FL THURSDAY, JAN, 12, 1988 PAGE 7A


County Purchases from Page 1


I feel we can make the change and
have our residence moved within
a year".
Both Dr. Morgan and Dr.
Crockett stressed that with Dr.
Morgan's contract, Gulf county
will have its first full time health
department doctor. Dr. Morgan
will be charged with serving 20
hours a week as primary care phy-
sician and 20 hours per week as
health department physician.
In the past, the county has al-
ways shared a health department
doctor with other counties, receiv-
ipg only part time coverage.
Dr. Morgan is already serving
the health department, but has
not received his permanent ap-
pointment from the state office
because of the reservations held
by the county board.
Dr. Crocket said that the letter
the county has approved will pave
the way for Dr. Morgan's appoint-
'ment but said it may be a while
before the matter is even consid-
ered by the state director.


PAVING PROPOSED
Commissioner Jimmy Gort-
man introduced a motion to pave
the remainder of the Dalkeith
Road from whatever source funds
could be found available, Tues-
day, and stirred up an immediate
hornet's nest.
Gortman made the suggestion
because of a proposed crawfish
processing plant being built in the
area.
Half of the Dakeith Road was
resurfaced about a year ago, uti-
lizing all of the paving money in
the county road budget, with the
exception of $50,000. That project
didn't sit too well with Commis-
sioners from the south end of the
county and Tuesday's suggestion
by Gortman ruffled southern
feathers again.
After considerable discus-
sion, the board agreed to file an
application for a state EDA grant
to re-surface the road. Even then,
one commissioner, Ed Creamer,
cast a negative vote to the motion.
The EDA grant is the same


type financing which was made
available for the proposed rocket
plant road two years ago. It is all
state money to finance paving of
roads to new industrial sites.
OTHER BUSINESS
In other business matters, the
Commission:
-Approved a transportation
grant application for Senior Citi-
zens in.the amount of $5401.
--Objected to a state DOT plan
to give the county ownership [and
maintenance responsibility] of
the bridges on the Overstreet
Road.
-Adopted a resolution re-
questing the Congressional dele-
gation to seek approval of flood
insurance for the St. Joseph Pe-
ninsula area.
-Attorney William J. Rish
reported the streets in Gulf Aire
subdivision Unit II are owned by
the bankruptcy court and said the
trustee has expressed agreement
to turn ownership over to any re-
sponsible party who will accept
them.


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Danielle Marks

PFirst Birthday

r: Danielle Curry celebrated her
first birthday on Tuesday, Decem-
ber 30.
Danielle is the daughter of
'Carolyn and McArthur Curry of
Port St. Joe.


Chandler

Chandler Makes

Who's Who Edition,

Sadie Arnette Chandler of De-
cherd, Tennessee has again been
awarded membership in the
Who's Who In The South And
The Southwest. Her biography
hap been selected by the Marquis
Publication Board for inclusion
in their 1988-89 edition. Individu-
q1s are selected for this honor
who have "demonstrated out-
^ standing achievement in their
Qwn fields of endeavor and who
have, thereby, contributed signifi-
cantly to the betterment of con-
temporary society."
Mrs. Chandler has worked
with the Tennessee Department
of-Education since 1978. Prior to
that she was employed by the
Franklin County Board of Educa-
tion for 14 years.
1;, Mrs. Chandler resides with
her husband, Bill, in Decherd,
Tennessee. She is the sister of
Mrs. Harvey Tootle of Port St. Joe.


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Inspired by the vast un-met
need for kidneys, livers and other
organs for transplant operations,
Senators Bob Graham and Con-
nie Mack have signed up as organ
donors.
The senators said one of their
New Year's goals is to encourage
others to sign donor cards.
'Too many people -- young


Jordan Observes

Her Second
Jordan Lindsay VanZant cel-
ebrated her second birthday on
December 10.
Jordan is the daughter of Ed-
die and Dawana VanZant of Aus-
tin, Texas. She is the granddaugh-
ter of Therman and Freda Jacobs
of Port St. Joe, and Mr. and Mrs.
Kenneth VanZant of Water Valley,
Texas. She is the great grand-
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. F.E.
Trammell of Westville.,


and old -- with life-threatening
ailments are waiting for organ
transplants," said Graham and
Mack in a joint statement. "Many
Floridians have signed up to be-
come organ donors, but we need
more people to join."
Graham and Mack, previously
aware of the need for organs, said
they were motivated-to action af-
ter learning of the plight of an ail-
ing Florida child Who needed a
liver/small intestine transplant.
.Nationally, 16,105 people are
on a waiting list for organs for
transplants (mainly kidneys), ac-
cording .to the United Network for
Organ Sharing (UNOS) based in
Richmond, Va.
Eighty-eight children under
the age of two are waiting for liv-
ers, said network spokeswoman
Kelle M. Straw in Richmond.
Floridians can sign up to be
organ donors when' they renew
their drivers'Alicenses. Nearly 1.1,
million Floridians -- about 10
percent of the 10.5 million li-
censed drivers in the state -- have
signed donor cards, according to
the Department of Highway Safe-
ty and Motor Vehicles.
Medical advances have made
transplantation a successful
form of therapy for many diseas-
es. Every state has laws making
the donation or organs a simple
legal act.
Federal legislation was
passed in 1984 to ensure that or-
gan sharing is fair. When organs
are donated, a national system
helps distribute them where they
are most needed.
Distribution is not based on
the patient's income or wealth.
"Medical criteria, such as
blood type, determine who gets


Murdic Harcus and Roy Lollie, Jr. were proud of this eight-point deer which they killed Monday morning of
this week. Harcus was actually the one who killed the deer, but was hunting with Lollie at the time. According to
Harcus, the buck hadn't been weighed at the time of the photograph, but was the largest he's ever killed in this area.


SSI Won't Pay

For Disability

Due to Drugs

A person whose disability is
aggravated by drug abuse or alco-
holism, must accept appropriate
treatment for the condition in or-
der to be eligible for supplemen-
tal security income (SSI) pay-
ments. A person who is eligible
for payments because of age or
blindness is not bound by this re-
striction.
Drug abuse or alcoholism, it-
self, is not a basis for a finding of
disability under SSI. Such deter-
mination must be based on
symptoms, signs, and laboratory
findings.
If drug addiction or alcohol-
ism is found to contribute to a
finding of disability, the person
will be referred by Social Security
to a designated State agency so
that appropriate treatment may
be arranged. Failure to follow the
prescribed course of treatment
may result in suspension of pay-
ments.
More information about SSI
payments can be obtained from
any Social Security office located
near you.


the organs," Graham said. "Deci-
sions are not based on political
or public pressure."
In Florida, 14-month-old Cal-
vin Oliveira of Deerfield Beach
had been on a waiting list. On De-
cember 31, he received a liver/
small intestine transplant at the
University of Wisconsin Medical
Center.
More than $70,000 in private
funds had been raised to help pay
for the operation.


^V-e'l Corner 10th .
Mexico B
(904) 648-5
Ellen F. Allemore, Broker -
648-8939
Joy Holder 648-8493
Dot Craddock 648-5486
Brenda Lynn 648-8215
Nancy Mock 227-1322
Flo Melton 229.8076
NEW STINGS:
2012 Long Ave., Port St. Joe: 3 bd., 2 be. nice
home near schools,. chain link fence. $85,100.
Gunf Alre Drive: 2 triplexes 1 bd. waloft each, to-
tal of 6 units, fumished, $38,900 ea.
BEACH FRONT TOWN HOMES
35TH SL Mexico Beach: Large 3 bd.. 3 be.
unfurnished, close to pier, very nice. Reduced to
$119,900.
35th St.: Big 1900 pl ftovt,3 I3bd., 3
ba., gorgeous sun 1, 0,000.
Cortez St. End Triplex at Std Joe BafsI-g 3
bd., 2V1 ba., covered deck, good layout,
fireplaces, $122,900 $129,000.
9815 Hwy. 98: Lovely 2 bd., 21/ bae. furnished,
$120,000. I
9821 Hwy. 98: beauitufuly furnished 2 bd., 2 1/2
ba. townhome. Reduced $98,500.
9811 Hwy. 98: Spacious 3 bd., 2V/ be.,
townhome w/f.p., nicely furnished, Reduced to
$117,500.
9736 Hwy. 98: Roomy 3 bd., 212 be. townhome,
completely furnished w/f.p. Reduced $110,000.
Ward St.: WATERFRONT, half of duplex, 3 bd., 2
ba., furnished, f.p., NICE! Reduced $121,500.
GULF AIRE
321 Beacon Road. New 2400 sq. ft. nice decor, 3
bd., 3'/a ba., .fashionable brick home. Large
20'x20' upper deck, fireplace, garage, patio,
$137,000.
Gulf Aire Drive: Good single family vacant lot,
$17,900.
202 Periwinkle: Big 5 bd., 3 ba. home, screen
porch, master bd., bath & own living area up-
stairs. $140,000.
408 Gulf Aire Dr.: New 3 bd., 2 be. brick home, 2
car garage, patio, f.p., ceiling fans at a ready for
you price, $89,000.
Gulf Aire Dr.: Good corner single family lot,
$25,000.
Beacon Road: Nice single family lot, good
neighborhood. Reduced to $25,000.
Beacon Road: Two large single family lots, One
$19,500, and one $17,500.
309 Buccaneer Road. Beautiful wooded vacant
lot close to pool & tennis courts. $22,500.
Sea Pines & Beacon Rd.: Lovely 3 bd., 2 be. fur-
nished brick home, Ig. garage. Reduced
$105,000.
Gulf Aire Dr.: Duplex, 3 bd., 2 ba. ea. side, excel.
construction, $76,500 per unit.
Gulf Aire Dr.: Duplex, triplex or single family va-
cant lot, $22,900.
ST. JOE BEACH
Hwy. 98 between Balboa & Magellan.
Developers! 'A of block plus 1 lot. Look to the
future. Super investment. $330,000.
Comer of Alabama & Selma: 2 or 3 bd., 2 be.,
screen porch, fl~iidhof on 3 lots, yard
well water, just, IB-mlwrilt'buy, $55,000.
Columbus St.: Very nice 3 bd., 2 be. mobile
home, shady lot, $34,500. Reduced to $32,500.
Corner of Santa Anna & 98: 4 bd., 2 ba. or
possibly could be converted Into 2 rental units.
$70,000.
St. Joseph Shores, Great buy for home across
street from beach. 2 bd. 1'Y. be. townhome,
furn., $48,500 or $194,000 for all 4.
DeSoto St.: Newly remodeled 1 bd., 1 ba. house,
walk-in closets, ceiling fans, shed. VY block to
beach. Partially furnished. Reduced to $50,000.
Alabama Very nice 3 bd. 2 bea. mobile home,
ch/a, screen porches, fully fenced; landscaped.
$45,000.
Selma St.: Super nice Ig. double wide furnished
3 bd., 2 be. trailer on lY/ lots, with Ig. utility
house. Immaculate. Reduced to $49,950.
Comer of Balboa & U.S. 98 Gulf Pointe No. 1:
Beautifully furnished 2 bd., 2'/ bath condo,
great price, $79,900.
Coronado Townhomes. 2 bdrm., 1A/i ba.
dedicated beach. Unobstructed view. All
amenities. Furnished $84,900; unfurnished,
$74,500.,
3 lots Pineda St. 1st block, $55,900.
U.S. 98 between Cortez & Desoto: 3 bd., 2 be.,
unobstructed Gulf view. Gas, cen. h&a, great
buy, $62,000.
Balboa St.: Speakers, music system in lovely,
comfortable 24'x60' double wide 3 bdrm., 2 be.
modular home, screened 12x32' front porch,
f.p., c/ha. Watch the birds feed from glassed
12x22' Fla. rm., as no paint brush needed
150'x150', 1 /, blocks from beach. Was $65,000,
Reduced from $62,500 to $60,000.
Balboa St.: Great investment 2 nice 2 bdrm., 1
be. houses, c/ha, on 50'x150' lots Reduced to
$90,000 or will sell separately.
Between Coronado & Balboa Streets: 50' lot
on Hwy. 98. Reduced to $39.000.
PORT ST. JOE
Port St Joe: Established area, excellent
neighborhood, beautifully landscaped, 3 bd., 2
ba., fireplace, country kitchen, attractively priced.
517 10th St.: Nice solid starter home, 2 bd., 1 ba
on 2VA lots. Room to expand. $32,000.


Street and U.S. Hwy. 98
each, Florida 32410
146 or 1.800-458-7478
Charline Hargraves 648-8921
John Maddox 648-8899
Margaret Carter 648-5884
Mary Jane Lindsey 229-8069
Brenda Guilford 648-5435
Preston Wlngate 648.8565
Sandra Scott 648-5849
Bobbi Ann Seward 229-6908
Moira Ritch 648-5286

1301 Monument Ave.: 2 homes, one 3 bd., 2 be.,
f.p. and one 1 bd., 1 be. on corner lot & extra lot.
Possibilities. $56,500.
214 7th St.: 2 lots -fully fenced, 2 bd., 1 be., 2
half baths, bigrlei p_ partially furnish-
ed, good statr9e= K. ,
110 Sunset Circle: Lovely brick home on corner
lot & '/a, 3 bd., 2 be., garden, frpit treJp,1other ex-
tras. Super nelghborhiogdl ed tq S98,000 .
S2004 Jufllper Ave.: Comfortable 3 bd.., /2'A be.,
brick home, just redone, swimming pool, 1'/i
lots, good price, $85,000.
Marvin Avenue, vacant lot, 75'x175', no.back
door neighbors. $17,500.
230' an U.S. 98, with commercial bldg. & shed,
Interested? $134,900.
St. Joseph Bay Country Club
2 bd., 1 / ba. Reduced to $37,900.
Fireplace, tile baths, other amenities. Peace,
quiet and thie golf course.
Only 1 2 bd. unit left.
BEACON HILL
Beacon Hill: Faulk Place and 6th St., va-
cant lot, 50'x100' approx. $10,000.
Beacon Hill Bluff: Lg. 4 bd., 2 be. home, ch&a,
totally furnished, gorgeous decor, screen porch,
deck, landscaped, $149,500.
Then assure your fantastic view Buy the
waterfront lot across highway at $65,000.
Lovely waterfront duplex 1 bd., 1 %' be. each
side. Furnished, Super rental. $80,000 ea. side.
3rd Ave.: Nice 14x60' Scot 1984 mobile home, 2
bdrm., 1 ba. custom built masonite siding,
shingle roof, other extras. $35,000.
MEXICO BEACH
New Listing: 41st St. Beachslde: Unit In four
plex, Neat as a pin! Furnished, 2 bd., 1 bea.
Very affordable, $54,500.
New Listing: 12th St. & U.S. 98, Beachfront
Homel 3 bd., 2 bea. wlsun room & Ig. kitchen,
$125,000.
Circle Drive West 3 bd., 2 be. brick home, 2nd
from beach, furnishec, carport, $79,500.
Hwy. 98 NEW I Great gulf view 2 bd., 2 ba.
house, covered deck upstairs; office, business
or bedroom downstairs wl/A bath. Possibilities!
$155,000.
507 Cathey Lane, 2 bd., 2 ba. mobile home
wIFla. rm., Ig. lot, all fenced. Shop with electric
& phone. Immaculate! $45,000.
117 40th SL Apt. 2: 2 bd., 1 be., close to
beach, $42,900.
120 Mraemar Dr.: Recently redone 3 bd., 2 be.
brick home, nicely and fully furnished. Land-
scaped. $95,000.
320 Georgia Ave.: Neat 1 bd., 1 bea. home
wlworkshop area & stor. shed. Beautiful yard,
Nice! $41,000.
Hwy. 98 Great buy for home across street from
beach. Nice 2 bd., 1'/A be. townhomes, furnish-
ed, $48,500 ea. or $194,000 for all 4.
28th St. Beachslde: Gorgeous gulf view from
glassed In porch. 3 bd., 2 ba. brick home, great
Investment. $99,500.
Grand Isle, 231 KIm Kove: Cozy & nice 3 bd., 1
ba. home, screen porch, ch&a, fenced, satellite
dish, priced to sell. $55,000.
Vacant Property: 110' waterfront and 62' lot
across highway. Good price. $140,000.
Grand Isle, Kim Kove: Two good building lots,
each 75'x115'. Cleared and high. $10,000 ea.
404 6th St.: 2 bd., 2 be., can. h&a, mobile home, 2
screen porches, Ig. outside utility house, very
nice, on Ig. lot. $44,500.
35th St.: 2 bd., 1 be., 56'x14' furnished mobile
home. NICEI $35,000.
12th St. Business Center commercial lot 2nd
from highway. $35,000.
13th St. 120' x 90'. close to beach, $28,000.
Grand Isle, Nan Nook: 3 bd., 1 ba., f.p. wieffl-
clency apt., lots of extras. $87,000.
OVERSTREET
Oak St,: 2 acres, quiet area, 3 bd., 2 ba. double
wide mobile home wlf.p.. island stove & other
extras. 1 acre fenced. $53,900.
Hwy. 388, Sunshine Acres: Two-thirds cleared,
Ig. garden area, 125' on highway, 12 miles to
beach. $7,000.
Overstreet: 2 acres, beautiful pines, good en-
trance drive, a gorgeous home site. $17,500.
Overstreet Hwy. 386 before bridge, 1.47
acres. septic tank, light pole, well, $15,000.


4 St. Joe Beach
Unit 3



Now Selling












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* All utilities Single family Proposed shopping center
* Paved streets Title Insurance adjoins property
* Planned drainage Recorded covenants Terms available
* Large lots & restrictions
* Across from dedicated Approved fire department
beach adjoins property


Exclusively offered by:


m PARKER REALTY
Hfy. 98 and 31 St. REALTOR 904/
Muico Beach, fla. 32410 I68 77
648-077.









THE STAR, PORT ST. JOE, FL THUl



We Are Concerned
With Your Health


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JAN. 12, 1988


The dispensing of a prescription medicine is much
more than an ordinary transaction. A doctor has
determined that a specific drug will help a person with
an illness and he has given careful instructions as to the
name and strength of the drug, the amount to be taken,
and for how long it should be used.
As your pharmacist, we have translated these
instructions and from them prepared your medicine.
Often, we must give you additional information as to
storing the prescription, possible side effects, possible
reactions with other products and other cautions.
"A GREAT MANY PEOPLE ENTRUST US with their
prescriptions, health needs and other pharmacy products.
We consider this trust a privilege and a duty. May we be
your personal family pharmacy?"


Buzzett's Drug Store
317 Williams Ave. Port St. Joe


Convenient Drive-In Window


Revlon Cosmetics


229-8771


Senior Citizens Selling

Chili Dinners Jan. 19


The Gulf County Senior Citi-
zens Association will be holding a
chill dinner on January 19th from
11:00 a.m. E.D.T. until 2 p.m. The
dinner will be held at the Senior
Citizens Center in North Port St.
Joe and at the St. Joseph Catho-
lic Church Hall. The dinner will
consist of an 8 ounce cup or bowl
of chili, iced tea, crackers, and
cake. The price for each dinner
will be $2.50 each.
The proceeds from this din-
ner will be used to help pay for
the meals and transportation of
the senior citizens. The Associa-


tions hopes the community will
come out and have some deli-
cious chili and visit with the sen-
ior citizens.
The senior citizens will deliv-
er to local businesses. Please call
229-8466 to place an order prior
to January 12th.
The Association Is grateful to
the many sponsors that have
made this event possible. We
wish to thank the St. Joseph Tele-
phone and Telegraph Company,
Florida National Bank and Citi-
zens Federal Savings and Loan
Association.


Attention fruit, nut and vege-
table loversil There will be a,
backyard Fruit, Nut and Vegeta-
ble Production Workshop form
10:00 a.m. Noon on January 31
at Gulf Coast Community College
Social Sciences Auditorium
(building with the map on it fac-
ing Hwy. 98). The program topics
will include fruit and nut tree se-
lections which will do well in our
area and new vegetable varieties,
"baby vegetables" and "minor"
vegetables. The guest speakers


will be Dr. Tim Crocker and Dr.
Jim Stephens from the University
of Florida. Plan to attend.
For more -information and
registration, call the Bay County
Extension Office at 904-784-
6105. Registration deadline is
January 31 at 9:00 a.m.
This and all other Coopera-!
tive .Extension Service Programs
are free of charge and are open to
individuals without regard to
race, sex, age, creed, religion, han-
dicap or national origin.


David Copperfield to

Appear in Panamna City


It's amazingly It's spectacular!
It's The Magic of David Cop-
perfieldl Presented by Bay Arts
Alliance in cooperation with the
Diamond Bullet Corporation, on


Come in and see the gutsy Johnson 25
outboard with thru-hub exhaust and
MagFlash CD ignition. AccuMix'" oil
injection, which automatically mixes gas
and oil at a constant ratio, is available
as an accessory.


MARQUARDT
Marina & Yacht Sales


SALES &
SERVICE
Hwy. 98
Mexico Beach,
FL
648-8900


Financing available. No pay-
ments for 90 days.

M U


the Marina Civic Center Stage
January 26. The 1989 touring
spectacular of The Magic of Da-
vid Copperfleld features a daz-
zling array of radical new and
challenging illusions combined
with an assortment of stunning
visual effects conceived to set the
stage for the incomparable show-
manship of David Copperfield.
You've seen him on TV; now for
the first time ever in Panama City
you have the opportunity to see
the greatest illusionist of our
time in person.


Mitchell Bouington
On TSU Dean's List

Troy State University stu-
dents whose Fall Quarter grades
earned them placement on the
President's List and Dean's List
have been announced by Dr. Ed-
ward F. Barnett, Vice President
for Academic Affairs.
A total of 196 undergraduate
students were named on the
President's List, which recognizes
those earning a straightA aver-
age.
Some 418 students earning a
grade point of 3.65 or higher on a
4.0 grading scale were included
on the Dean's List.
The following student from
Gulf County was included on the
lists: Mitchell Paulk Bouington.

Gulf Rifle Club
to Meet Jan. 12
The Gulf Rifle Club will hold
their monthly meeting at 6:30
p.m. on Thursday, January 12. A
covered dish supper will be in
conjunction with the monthly
business meeting. Please plan on
attending.

Call 227-1278 to Place Your
Classified Ad


Reginald Larry goes up for a shot in the final moments of the Sharks
90-86 defeat of the Apalachicola Sharks. Kevin Cox (31) is under the goal
jostling for a position for the rebound.


Eric Langston (20) shoots the ball as Willie Smith (23) is shown in the
foreground. Smith had a season high 31 points and Langston added 23.


Sharks Have An Exciting Week*


Two Games Are Decided By 1 Point


Port St. Joe's basketball team
went through their third straight
"barn burner" Tuesday night, as
they edged the Apalachicola
Sharks, 90-86.
The Sharks had four of their
players shooting in double figures
for the first time this year, led by
Willie Smith with his season-
high 31 points.
The Sharks had a 50-40 lead
at the end of the first half, but Ap-
alachicola came back in the sec-
ond half and gave the Sharks a
run for their money, scoring 30
points in the last period. That
hectic last period kept the fans of
both teams on their feet for most
of the quarter, as the visitors tied
the Sharks at several points in
the stanza, but were never able to
grab the lead, _
Apalachicola played the
Sharks even tighter than the
score indicated, as they gave the
Sharks several three point shots
in the final period, fouling in an
attempt to get the ball.
In addition to Willie Smith's
31 points, Eric Langston had 23,
Kevin Cox 13, including two
three-pointers and Reginald Lar-
ry had 11. Cody Thomas had a
three-pointer.
Freddie Williams led the
Franklin county team with 30
points.
Score by Quarters:
Port St. Joe 20 30 14 26---00
Apalachicola 16 24 16 30-86
PSJ--Langston 6-11-23,
Smith 12-7-31, Cox 4-3-13, Larry
4-3-11, Cherry 1-2-4, Thomas 2-1-
6, Pryor 1-0-2.


APALACH-Nedal 2-3-8, Wil-
liams 13-4-30, Jenkins 5-0-10,
Salter 7-2-16, Sanders 7-4-18,
Mallon 2-0-4.

SHARKS 72, WAKULLA 71
Port St. Joe's Sharks nosed
the War Eagles of Wakulla county
out of a win Friday of last week,
in an overtime shoot-out which
went right down to the final buzz-
er.
The Sharks were leading by a
single point at the end of the over-
time period, when Wakulla's Nate
Johnson, who had already made
six three-pointers in the game, let
fly with a game winning attempt
which bounced off the rim, giving
the Sharks their fifth win in nine
games.
The War Eagles nearly put the
Sharks away with their free point
shooting, scoring 11 while the
Sharks were chalking up only
three.
The biggest point spread in
any of the four regular quarters
came in the final .stanza. The
Sharks were down by six points
and came roaring back to out-
score the War Eagles, 26-20 in the
final period to throw the game
into overtime.
Willie Smith was the big gun
for the Sharks with 24 points on
the night. Kevin Cox hit for 13
points and Reginald Larry and
Russell Cherry each added 10.
Jackson ended up with 20
points to lead the War Eagles.
Score by Quarters:
Port St. Joe 13 16 13 26 4-72
Wakulla 16 1616 20 3-71


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PSJ-Langston 4-0-9, Smith
12-0-24, Cox 6-0-13, Larry 4-2-10,
Cherry 5-0-10, Quinn 0-1-1,
Thomas 1-0-3, Pryor 1-0-2. Lang-
ston, Cox and Thomas each hit
three-pointers.
WAKULLA-Gay 6-4-16, Ran-
dolph 8-1-17, Godbolt 0-1-1, Jack-
son 7-0-20, Lee 2-4-8, Williams 2-
0-4, Platto 2-1-5. Jackson had six
three-pointers.
RAMS 79, PORT ST. JOE 78
For the second game in a row,
the .Sharks' fate was decided by
one point and an overtime period.
This time, it was the Sharks gam-
bling at the buzzer with what
would be a winning shot but had it
fall off the edge of the basket, los-
ing the game by a single point, 79-
8. ....
'The Rams jumped off to a 10
point lead in the first half, but the
Sharks came back strong in the
second half, scoring 23 points in
the third period and 28 in the fi-
nal quarter to knot the score at
73-73 at the end of the, regulation
game.
Willie Smith and Kevin Cox
each had 19 big points to lead the
Shark scoring, but both first
stringers fouled out before the
game was over. Eric Langston had
18. Langston had four three point-
ers, Cox had two and Thomas add-
ed one.
Marcus Cowart led the Ram
scoring with his 26 points.
Score by Quarters:'
Port St. Joe 14 08 23 28 5-78
Rutherford 17 15 19 22 6-79
PSJ-Langston 6-2-18, Smith


8-3-19, Cox 6-5-19, Larry 2-0-4,
Cherry 2-3-7, 'Quinn 1-0-2, Thom-
as 1-0-3, Pryor 2-0-4.
RAMS-Cowart 10-6-26, Kyle
4-1-9, Reed 3-3-9, Coplin 7-1-15,
Andrews 5-2-12, Preyer 3-2-8.

COMING GAMES
During the coming week, .the
Sharks will host the next two
games at home. The Blountstown
Tigers will be in town Friday
night. The Sharks and the Tigers
fight like sharks and tigers every
time they get together on the bas-
ketball or the football playing
surface.
Tuesday of next week, the
Marianna Bulldogs will be here in
the Coliseum. Game time will be
6:30 on both nights.


Tickets Available
for Banquet
The Annual Football Banquet
honoring the 1988-89 Port St. Joe
High School Sharks football team
will be held Friday, January 2Q at
7:00 p.m. in the Port St. Joe High
School Commons Area.
Tickets are $5.00 and are
available through the Athletic De-
partment. For more information,
call 227-1387.


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THE STAR, PORT ST. JOE, FL THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 1988 PAGE 1B


Toward Understanding



Choices... Constructive

Or Destructive to Life


TOUGHEST
M OF'EM ALL

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We get to make a lot of choic-
es for ourselves in this life. Some
choices are really helpful, like
studying hard and learning useful
information. But others hurt us,
like deciding to drink alcohol
when we are too young.
How do people go about the
decision making process? Most of
us probably learn our decision
making habits from our parents.
That may be why children of
smokers are the next generation
of smokers. It also accounts for
the fact that children of college
graduates most often seek higher
education.
We start making decisions
while we are still babies. We de-
cide whether or not to eat a cer-
tain food, or come when we are
called, or to destroy a magazine
or not. These kinds of decisions


are mostly controlled by an exter-
nal stimulus. Food is accepted or
rejected on the basis of tempera-
ture, texture, taste and presenta-
tion. We learn to come when we
are rewarded, but we run away if it
is a game or if there is something
unpleasant ahead. Babies tear up
magazines to hear the sound and
experience the sensation, but
they soon stop if they are pu-
nished.
When we become adults we
continue to make decisions for.
the same reasons. It is easier to
do things the same way we always
have than it is to work through a
process and reason things out for
ourselves. Therefore we find our-


selves with the same successes
and failures our parents experi-
enced. And, like babies, we often
make so called "gut" decisions.
That is why check out counters
are lined with periodicals and im-
pulse items, and that's why new
cars are made to look and smell
the way they do.
I would like to suggest that
most of us could do a lot better.
God has given us perfectly good
brains, and he wants us to put
them to use. The best decisions
are based on God-given reason
and truth, not on habit and "gut"
feelings.
Good decisions start with the
consideration of all the available
facts. The second step is to find
out what other people have done
in similar situations. The third
factor is to seek expert and im-
partial third person opinions. But
the most important thought is
this, "How does this fit in with my
understanding of God's purpose
. for my life."
If more people would practice
this sort of decision.making there
- would be a lot more deaths from
natural causes. A lot fewer di-
vorces, and not so many women
living with abusive husbands.
As a pastor, I find that much


of my time is spent helping peo-
ple reconstruct their lives. A lot of
what I try to do is centered on
helping people learn to make
better decisions. In most cases,
with God's help, those who seek
this kind of assistance make
progress.


If you have made some bad
decisions that are causing you
pain, don't give up. You can
change and your circumstances
can change.
God loves you. And if you will
work on it, He will help you make
better decisions.


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1601 Long Avenue
DANIEL W.DUNCAN TERRYHUMES JEFF BOWDEN
PASTOR MIn. of Music MIn. of Youth
& Education & Recreation




JERNYL N. HARPER'
Licensed Real Estate Broker
411 Reid Avenue Port St. Joe, FL
(904) 227-1428

CAPE PLANTATION
EXECUTIVE HOME New 4 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath, 2 story brick home 'on large lot.
Lots of extras. Only $114,000.
CAPE SAN BLAS
BEAUTIFUL GULF VIEW LOTS 100'x110'. Owner financing available. $30,000
each.
HOME & THE BEACH. Secluded single family homes under construction in beauti-
ful Silva Estates. Enjoy miles of magnificent uncrowded beach. Prices starting at
$86,200
PORT ST. JOE
FOR RENT OR SALE. -Office mobile home on 1/2 acre lot. Call for additional informa-
tion
CORNER NINTH & WOODWARD 2 bedroom, 1 bath units with kitchens equipped
and central h/a. Prices start at $36,500. Good rental records.
1001 McCLELLAN AVE. Very spacious 2 bedroom home with large studio for the
artist or craftsman. Separate living room, family room, large eat-in kitchen and sun
porch. Oversized lot with loads azaleas and camellias. Priced right at $57,000.
WEWAHITCHKA
COUNTRY LIVING WITH PRIVACY- 3 bedroom, 2 bath double wide mobile home
with garage and large covered front porch. Kitchen has island stove and double wall
ovens. Situated on 3 large lots. YOU MUST SEE TO APPRECIATE. $49,000.
VACANT PROPERTY
RED BULL ISLAND Two lots near Chipola River. $4,000 each.
16TH STREET 2 beautiful residential building lots. 75'x180' each. Water and sewer
connections available. $15,000 each.
PONDEROSA PINES Wooded 1/2 acre and 1 acre mobile home or single family
Shomesites nearPort St. Joe. Owner financing. 1/2 acre for $8,000, i acre for $15,000.
' ASSUMABLE 1 acre waterfront lot at Stonemill Creek Estates w/payments only
$105.89 per month.
RED BULL ISLAND Five lots zoned residential. Owner may sell separately. Mobile
Homes okay. $20,000 for all.
GREAT LOCATION. Beautiful restricted subdivision at Cape Plantation near golf&
fishing. Prices start off at $16,500 w/possible owner financing.
ST. JOE BEACH 75'x150' residential area. Mobile homes okay. $7,800.
WOODED LOT Nice neighborhood 76'x150' on paved street. St Joe Beach. $8,350.


JIMMY CLARK, Pastor


Ellis Speaks to Rotary Club
With Message for the New Year


Trying to figure out what is
going to happen in the new year is
an exercise in futility for hu-
mans, Rev. Sid Ellis told the Ro-
tary Club Thursday. Ellis, a for-
mer pastor at St. James Episcopal
Church and a former member of
the club, advised the club mem-
bers the future is in the hands of
God and only God knows what it
holds.
'The only things which we
can be sure about for'the future I's
that people will continue to be
born, they will continue to mate
and they will continue to die-
or-hatching, matching and dis-
patching."
'We all want the best for our-
selves and for our families", Ellis
said. He said we tend to depend on
horoscopes, fortune tellers, luck,
etc. 'We can know that things will
be worthwhile for the future if we
keep the faith that God will ar-,
range the future as He wants it to'
be".
The speaker said we tend to
substitute for the. real things of.
life. 'We substitute even for God in

In the Service

Pvt. Jones Has
Completed Basic
Pvt. Juanita Jones, daughter
ofFaye Rutledge of Port St. Joe,
has completed basic training at
Fort Jackson, S.C.
During the training, students
received instruction in drill and
ceremonies, weapons, map read-
ing, tactics, military courtesy,
military justice, first aid, and
Army history and traditions.
She is a 1985 graduate of Lato
High School, Tampa.

Pvt. Horvath In
Fort Drum, N.Y.
Army Pvt. Michael L. Horvath
II, son of Michael and Linda Hor-
vath of Carrabelle, has arrived for
duty at Fort Drum, N.Y.
Horvath is a cannon crewman
with the 7th Field Artillery.
He is a 1987 graduate of Car-
rabelle High School.

1 Say You Saw It In
The Star


our lives. We depend on money,
position, abilities, power, family,
etc."
Using the story of his own
life, Ellis graphically told how
God had managed his life since he
was a very young adult, guiding
him in making decisions when
choices were in order and how
God guided him into making the
best of choices.
In several instances in his
past life, Ellis explained how a
choice made by him over the di-
rection his life had eventually
taken would have put him on the
other side of the world, employed
by firms which have since gone
bankrupt and in avocations
which have since been aban-
doned.
"God is doing very well with
the future", Ellis said. 'We ought
to let him keep up the good work
and have faith in his judgment.
for our lives".
Guests of the club were Jimmy
Davis of Tallahassee and Vance
""'Waggoner of Albany, Ga.


JAN. 14, 1 PM
JUDY'S ROMAN
SPA
PANAMA CITY, FL
Real Estate and Spa
Equip. Sell
Separately & individually
Super prime commer-
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1308 Florida Ave.
18,592 s.f. (11,242 s.f.
1st floor, 7,350
2nd floor) Spa Equip-
ment: Excellent Condi-
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business or individuals.
All Dyne cam equip.,
lockers, nursery fur-
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MARK YOUR
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Terms: On real estate;
$10,000, cash or cash. ck.
auction day, cash w/in 30
days or bank will fin. 75%
of bid price. Good terms.
Inspection: Fri., Jan. 6,1-5
p.m. or auction day 11
a.m.
For detailed brochure:
LOUIS
BOYLESTON
Realty & Auction, Inc.
114W. Wright St.
Pensacola, FL 32501
C(9S4) 434-0377
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P. 0. Box 934
Port St. Joe, FL 32456
Bus. Ph.: 904/648-8343
Monday-Friday 8-12 and 1-5
Office hours E.S.T.


Residential & Business Telephones
Sales, Installation, Maintenance
Pre-Wirinq & Leasing


Free Estimates


1-800-338-7420


The Annual Meeting of Members of


Citizens Federal Savings
and Loan Association
of Port St. Joe

will be held on

Wednesday, January 18,1989
at 2:00 P.M., E.S.T.

in the office of the Association at 401 Fifth Street, Port St.
Joe, -Floridafor the purpose of electing Directors for the
ensuing term and to transact any other business which
may legally come before said meeting.

Publish: January 5 and 12, 1989.






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Now Is the Ideal Time to



Plant Trees and Shrubs


By Roy Lee Carter
County Extension Agent

Now is the ideal time for
major tree and shrub planting.
There is no substitute for a well-
planned landscape where materi-
als are carefully selected and
then properly planted.

Make a careful study, prior to
selecting plants, to obtain the
best possible plants for your
needs. Consider these items in
selecting plants -- surface and in-
ternal drainage, sun and shade
requirements, ultimate size of the
plants, the relation of one plant
to another in regards to form, tex-
ture and color and seasonal in-
terest (color of foliage, fruit, flower
and branching characteristics).

For the home, do not over
plant. Remember plants properly
cared for will not be static in the
yard. They will grow taller, spread
and fill in spaces that might seem
at first to be under planted.
Consider the size of house
and property. Large overpowering
plants dwarf the size of the prop-


erty and take up usable space for
outdoor living besides becoming
a problem from the maintenance
standpoint.

Unity is an essential element
of a well-designed landscape
which can be achieved with a
proper balance of simplicity, con-
trast and scale.

A properly planned land-
scape lessens the temptation, to
add those odd pieces of plant ma-
terial which one often finds on
sale or receives from well-
intentioned friends. As good as
intentions are, those unplanned
plants are a common nemesis to
unity in the landscape.
Simplicity does not mean
monotony. Rather, it is variety
without confusion. A large variety
of plant materials can result in a
cluttered appearance.

Select areas for special con-
centration rather than spreading
your efforts over too great an
area. Purchase only those plants.
that are strong and healthy. It
does not pay to sacrifice quality


Public Notices I


BID NUMBER 341
The City of Port St. Joe, Florida request
bids on One (1) Specialized Trash Collection Ve-
hicle. All bids must be F.O.B., Port StL Joe, Flori-
da
Bids must be scaled In an envelope and
plainly marked "Bid Number 341". The City of
Port St Joe reserves the right to accept or reject
any or all bids, waive any formalities and to
choose the bid deemed best to meet the City's
needs. Bids must be good for 30 days after open-
ing
Specifications may be obtained from the
City Clerk's Office, P.O. Box 278, Port' SL Joe,
Florida 32456. Bid opening will be held February
7, 1989. at 8:00 p.m., E.D.T., .in the Municipal
Building at the regular meeting of the City Com-
mission. -
THE CITY OF PORT ST. JOE
LA. Farris
City Auditor and Clerk
Publish: January 12 and 19,.1989.
PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board
of County Commissioners at its regular meeting
on January 24, 1989 at 6:00 p.m.. E.S.T.. in the
County Commissioners' Room in the Gulf County
Courthouse, Port St. Joe, Florida. will consider
an ordinance with the following title:
An Animal Control Ordinance provid-'
ing for definitions, cleanliness of pre-
mises, regulating vicious animals, fowl
or bird or one causing a nuisance,
prohibiting notice of impounding,
providing regulations for the notice
and contest of impounding, redemp-
tion time, appeals, fees and providing
for the sale of impounded livestock,
regulating Pe keeping of wild beast
and birds, providing for a license, tag,
and inoculation for dogs and cats,
providing or impoundment of unli-
censed dogs and cats, regulating bit-
ing dogs and cats, prohibiting animals
running at large with exceptions, pro-
viding for Impoundment including--
fees, providing for a public nuisance
and penalty therefore.
The Board of County Commissioners will.
further consider said Ordinance for adoption at a
special meeting on February 13, 1989 at 6.00 ,;
p.m., C.S.T., in the Commons Area of Wewahlich-
ka High School. .
A copy of this Ordinaice Ifson file in thei'of
fice of the Clerk of Circuit Court of Gulf County,
Florida.
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
GULF COUNTY, FLORIDA
By, Douglas C. Binrmingham
Chairman
Attest:
Benny C. Lister
Clerk
Publish: January 12 and 19, 1989.
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT. FOURTEENTH JUDI-
CIAL CIRCUIT OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN
AND FOR GULF COUNTY.
PROBATE DIVISION
CASE NO. 88-122
IN RE: ESTATE OF
T.J. RAFFIELD,
Deceased.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DE-
MANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE:
Within' three (3) months from the time of
the first publication of this Notice, you are re-
quired to file with the Clerk of the Circuit Court
of Gulf County, Florida. Probate Division, the ad-
dress of which is Gulf County Courthouse, Port
St Joe, Florida, 32456, a written and verified
statement of any claim or demand you may have
against the Estate of T.J. RAFFIELD, deceased.
Each claim must be in writing and must in-
dicate the basis for the claim, the name and ad-
dress of the creditor or his agent or attorney,
and the amount claimed. If the claim is not yet
due, the date when it will become due shall be
stated. If the claim is contingent or unliquidated,
the nature of the uncertainty shall be stated. If
the claim is secured, the security shall be de-
scribed. The claimant shall deliver a copy of the
claim to the Clerk who shall furnish the copy to
the Personal Representative.
ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NOT SO
FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED.
Dated the 14 day of October, 1968.
LAW OFFICES
J. PATRICK FLOYD, PA.
408 Long Avenue
Post Office Drawer 950
Port St Joe, FL 32456
(904) 227-7413
ATTORNEY FOR PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE
RICHARD CLEVELAND RAFFIELD
PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE .,
Publish: January 12 and 19. 1989.
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT., FOURTEENTH JUDI-
CIAL CIRCUIT OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA. IN
AND FOR GULF COUNTY.
CASE NO. 89-10
IN RE: The Marriage of
JEFFERY L CHAMBERLAIN,
Husband Respondent,
and LINDA A. DIMON CHAMBERLAIN,
Wife Petitioner.
NOTICE OF ACTION
TO: JEFFERY L CHAMBERLAIN
456 River Road
Elmira. New York 14903
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a Peti-
tion for Dissolution of Marriage has been filed
against you and you are required to serve a copy
of your Answer or other defenses to the Petition
on Petitioner's Attorney'
ROBERT M. MOORE
Attorney at Law
P.O. Box 248
Port SL Joe, Florida 32456
and file the original thereof in the Circuit Court
Clerk's Office. Gulf County Courthouse, Port St
Joe, Florida, on or before the 9th day of February,
1989. If you fail to do so, a Final Judgment for
the relief sought may be granted by default.
DATED this the 10th day of January. 1989.
BENNY C. LISTER
CLERK OF COURT
BY: Tonya Knox
Deputy Clerk.
Publish: January 12, 19, 26 and February 2,
1989.
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR GULF COUNTY,
FLORIDA
PROBATE DIVISION
File Number 88-123
IN RE: ESTATE OF
'!..' t.'S'Wl


Deceased
NOTICE OF ADMINISTRATION
TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DE-
MANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE AND ALL'
OTHER PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE.
ESTATE:
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that the ad-
ministration of the estate of THOMAS. S., PRE-,
SCOTw, deceased, File Number 88-123. Is pend-:
ing in the Circuit Court for Gulf County, Florida.'
Probate Division, the address of which Is ,1000
Fifth Street. Port St. Joe. Florida 32456. The.
personal representative of the estate. Is MYRTICE'
M. PRESCOTT, whose'address Is P.O. Box'1027,
Wewahltchka, Florida 32465. The nae and ad-
dress of the' personal representative's attorney _
are set forth below. . .
S All persons ..having claims o demands
against the estate are required, WITHIN THREE'
MONTHS FROM THE DATE OF;THE FIRST PUJ-
LICATION OF THIS NOTICE, to file with the,;
clerk of the above court a written statement of.
any claim or demand they may have. Each claim
must be in writing and must indicate the basis
for the claim, the name and address of the credi-
tor or his agent or.attorney, and' the amount
claimed. If the claim Is-not yet due, the date
when it will become due shall be stated. If the >
clan is contingent or'unliquidated, the nature of
the uncertainty shall be stated. If the claim is se-
cured, the security shall be described. The clai-
mant shall deliver sufficient copies of the claim
to the clerk to enable the clerk to mail one copy
to each personal representative.
All persons interested in the estate to
whom a copy of this Notice of Administration has
been mailed are required, WITHIN THREE
MONTHS FROM THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUB-
LCATION OF THIS NOTICE, to file any objec-
tions they may have that challenge, the validity of :
the decedent's will, the qualifications of the per,
sonafrepresentsiQe 6 ti4W& uo brijurlsdicadr. 'f
of thi court.
ALL CLAIMS, DEMANDS, AND OBJEC-
TIONS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER
BARRED.
Date of the first publication of this Notice of
Administration: January 12, 1989.
MYRTICE M. PRESCOTT
As Personal Representative of the
Estate of THOMAS 5. PRESCOIT
. Deceased
ATTORNEY FOR PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE,
RUSSELL R. STEWART
P.O Box 2542
Panama City, FL;32402
Telephone: (904) 769-1682
Publish: January 12. 19, 26 and February 2,
1989.
PUBLIC NOTICE
On December 16, 1988, an'applicatIon was
filed with the Federal Communications Cdmmis-
sion seeking approval of'.thy proposed assign-
ment of the construction permit for a'new FM
radio station licensed to Port St Joe, Florida to
operate on 93.5 MHz from Dee Wetmore\to Mar-
yann Wetmore-Kodish and H. Scott Wetmore, a
general partnership comprised of the latter two
individuals. A copy' of the application, amend-
ments and related materials are on file for public
inspection at The Star. 306 Williams Avenue,
Port St. Joe, Florida 32456.
Publish: January 5,. 12, and 19, 1989.

FICTITIOUS NAME
Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Sec-
tion 865.09, Florida Statutes, the undesigned
persons intend to register with the Clerk -of
Court, Gulf County, Florida, four weeks after the
first publictio'n of this 'notice, the fictitious
name or trade name under which they will be
engaged in business and in which said business is
to be carried on, to-wit:
COMPANY NAME: DEES Farms (D's)
LOCATION: Gulf County
ADDRESS: Rt. Box 661-H, Wewahltchka, FL
32465
OWNERS: Walter and, or Judy Dees
Publish: December 15, 22, 29, 1988 and January
5. 1989.
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT. FOURTEENTH JUDI-
CIAL CIRCUIT OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN
AND FOR GULF COUNTY.
CASE NO. 88-262
FLA. BAR #005222
MID STATE TRUST II,
a Delaware business trust.
Plaintiff,
-vs-
WESLEY J. JONES,
Defendant.
NOTICE OF ACTION
TO: Defendant, WESLEY J. JONES, whose resi-
dence and address is unknown
YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to fore-
close a mortgage on the following property in
Gulf County, Florida:
Lot 12, Block "B", Williamsburg Subdi-
vision, as per official plat thereof on
file in the Office of the Clerk of Cir-
cuit Court, Gulf County, Florida.
has been filed against you and you are required to
serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it
on JULIAN BENNETT, plaintiffs attorney, whose
address Is P.O. Box 2422. Panama City, Florida
32402, on or before the 30th day of January,
1989. and file the original with the clerk of this
court either before service on plaintiffs attorney
or Immediately thereafter-, otherwise a default
will be entered against you for the relief demand-
ed in the Complaint.
WITNESS my hand and the seal of this
Court on the 21 day of December, 1988.
CLERK OF CIRCUIT
By Tonya Knox
Deputy Clerk
Publish: December 29. 1988, January 5, 12, and
19, 1989.
FICTITIOUS NAME
Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Sec-.
tion 865.09, Florida Statutes, the undersigned
person intends to register with the Clerk of
Court. Gulf County, Florida, four weeks after the
first publication of this notice, the fictitious
name or trade name under which they will be
engaged in business and in which said business is
to be carried on, to-wit
COMPANY NAME: Cape Realty Group
LOCATION: Cape San Blas, Gulf County
ADDRESS: Star Rt. 1, Box 223, Port St. Joe,
FL 32458
OWNER: chris R. Green (Sole Proprietor-
ship)
Publish: December 29, 1988, January 5, 12 and
19, 1989.


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/Burord holly.
Small plants for very limited
areas, perhaps on the patio or
near an entrance area may in-
clude: dwarf yaupon, dwarf azalea,
acubua, fatsia, dwarf holly, dwarf
nandlna, boxwood, holly fern, liri-
ope, dwarf gardenia, dwarf pome-
granate and others.
On nearly every property
there are small left over bits of
ground too small to effectively use
lawn grasses. For added interest
and ease of maintenance use
ground covers.
Areas to consider are strips of
ground between sidewalks and
drives or walks, steep slopes as-
sociated with ditches, areas of
dense shade where grasses will
not form a good carpet.
Plants that make good ground
covers are: English and Algerian
ivy, liriope, ajuga, mondo grass,
shore juniper, and weeping lanta-
na.
It is important to remember
that landscapes are living. They
do not Just happen, but must be
planned. The time you spend in
the selection and arrangement of
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1987 Delta 88 Brougham 4 dr., ac,
loaded w/leather interior. Excel.
cornd. 648-504& 4tc 1/12


for quantity.
Know the growing require
ments of the plants you select
and what they have to offer in wa,
of beauty and function in the
landscape. /
Some plants prefer a sunny
location and for this type sit u- ;
tion, you may select among jun p-
ers, Texas sage, hollies, bottle-
brush, pyracantha, daylilies,
roses, fruit trees, shade trees,
primrose Jasmines, mock orange,
crape myrtle, photinia and /oth-
ers.
Plants well suited to shaded
conditions include: English ivy,
ferns, fatsia, ardesia, vinca, liri-
ope, dwarf azalea, acubua aAd hy-
drangea.
Rugged plants which will take
either sun or shade and have few
major and disease pests include:
abelia, althea, bamboo, podocar-
pus, igustrum, nandina, oleander,
pittosporum, viburnum, was
myrtle, yaupon holly, loquat,
mondo grass, confederate jas-
mine and yucca.
If a plant for hedging or
screening is what you want, take
a look at ligustrum, podocarpus,
pyracantha, cherry laurel, pittop-
sorum, viburnum, sasanqua or


Dental Receptionist: Seeking a
team oriented, confident, articulate
individual w/excellent communica-
tion skills over the telephone and in
person. Emphasis on cheerfulness,
enthusiasm and dependability. Appli-
cant should be career minded, person-
ally stable and health centered in life-
style. Some experience in
bookkeeping and appointment book
control required. Send resume to: F.
D. May, Rt. 2, Box 75A, Port St. Joe, FL
3245% 2t1/12

HRS COUNSELOR NEEDED
Applications are being accepted
for a CYF Senior Counselor for
Franklin County. A bachelor's degree
from an accredited university or col-
lege and 2 yrs. of professional experi-
ence In providing counseling to fami-
lies or children are required. A
master's degree from an accredited
college or university can substitute
for one year of the required experi-
ence. Closing date for application is
Jan. 19, 1989.Equal Opportunity Em-
ployer, LOCATION; Apalachicola/
Franklin. Submit application to: Mu-
riel Bryan, 411 Hwy. 98 West, Apa-
lachicola, FL 32320. Phone: (904) 653-
8883. It 1/12
REGISTERED NURSES, LI-
CENSED PRACTICAL NURSES. Exer-
cise your skills to manage Patient
Care services in a 120 bed Extended
Care, Skilled Nursing and Intermedi-
ate Care Facility. Continuing educa-
tin units provided at no cost. Benefits
include flexible paid time off, premi-
um holiday pay, free life insurance,
free employee only health insurance
after two years (affordable spouse and
dependent coverage) and much more -
annual physical provided, paid fu-
neral and Jury duty leave, etc.
Contact: Judith Howell, Director
of Nursing, Bay St Joseph Care Cen-
ter, 229-8244. tfe 1/12
ATrENTION HIRING! Govern-
ment jobs your area. Many immedi-
ate openings without waiting list or
test. $17,840 $69,485. Cal[ 1-602-
838-8885. ext. R5783. 4tp 1/12
VISA/MASTERCARD US
CHARGE Guaranteed. Regardless of
Credit Rating. Call Now l 213) 925-
9906ext. U3390. 1/12,1/19, 1/26, 2/3
Making what you're worth? Insu-
rance opportunity this area. Excellent
training salary. Call 763-2906 or re-
sume to C. E. Spurlin, Box 1307, Pana-
ma City, FL 32402. 3tp 12/29


$900
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The Gulf County Civil Defense
Dept. will be receiving applications
for the position of secretary. Applica-
tions may be picked up and submitted
at the Civil Defense Office located at
the rear of the Courthouse between the
hours of 9:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m. and
1:00 5:00 p.m. Monday through Fri-
day. Applications will be received un-
til 4:00 p.m. January 20, 1989. A basfo
secretarial skills test will be requird
also. 2t1112i;.

Dental Assistant, seeking an ex 6
ceptional team person. We focus on
cheerfulness, enthusiasm, and expect
person-to-person communication.-
Applicant should be career mlndeds.
personally stable, and health ceii-
tered in lifestyle. Some experience or
certification required. Send resume
to: F. D. May, Rt. 2, Box 75A,. Port St.
JoeFL32456. 2t1/12.






1969 Toyota Corona, 4d, at, $395.;
64&8289. 3tp 1/12
1984 Nissan 300ZX, 2 +2,5 speed,
loaded, new Michelins, call Rex Buz-'
zett at 229-8771 day or 227-1753 after'
6p.m. tfc 1/12
'78 Monza Chevrolet, $500. Can
be viewed at 121 Bay St., in Millview
Section, St. Joe after 6 p.m., 229-
8515. Itl/12,-
1985 Ford Ranger, 4 spd, over-
drive, ac, am/fm stereo with CB radio,
$6200. Call 229-6825 after 8 p.m.

1987 Escort GT metallic gold/.
black 28,0900 mi. Aluminum alloy '
wheels, am/fm cass., premium sound
system, Wolf front end cover, hatch-
back. Fully loaded. Nice car. Asking
$8200 OBO. Call 227-7377. Itp

'78 Bronco V8, ac, at, ps, pb, 4wd,
1200 tires, extras. Make offer. 227-
137. tfc 12/22
1986 Z-28, take over payments,
St. Joe Papermakers Federal Credit
Urnion, 227-1156. tic 1/5-

ATTENTION GOVERNMENT "
SEIZED VEHICLES from $100. fords,
Mercedes, Corvettes, Chevys. Surplus.
Buyer's Guide, 1-602-838-8885, ext. A-'
5783 4tpl/12 .











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For Sale by Owner. 3 bdrm., 1 1/2
ba., 1911 Cypress. Price made in-
cludes stucco siding or other repairs.
Makeoffer 769-3829. 3tc 1/12
'. 3 bdrm. I bath masonry home.
Cen. heat & air. Livin room & fam.
rm. 1400 sq. ft., new roof, Westcott
rcle, $0,000. 229-8630.
tfc 1/12,
,iaA bdric '3Cbath home. Pen. heat&



tcw 1/12
Lot In Creekwood Estates. 370'
deep water front on Wetappo Creek.
Direct access to Intracoastal Water-
way. Paved street, street lights,, paved
boat ramp, septic tank In. $1 4,500.
6488850. 2tp 1/12
For Sale or Rent: Indian Pass
Beach cottage and five lots. ALL con-
venlences and many extras. Call 227-
1167 or 648-8624. tfc 1/5/89
2 bedroom furnished nice house
on 1 1/3 lots, 100' from beach. Canal
StL, St. Joe Beach. $29,000. Call Marl-
anna, 904/482-3884. tfc 1/5
4 lots In Beacon Hill w/2 bdrm.
mobile home, small house and barn.
$39,900 for all or $31,900 w/o mobile
home, 2nd St. & 5th Ave. 648-8543.
4tp 12/15
5 yr. old, 3 bdrm., 1 ba. in quiet
neighborhood, satellite dish, fenced
back yard, storage bldg., cen. h&a, all
carpeting. Dishwasher, stove & refrig.
& nice screened patio. i Asking
$49,900. Can see by appointment
on;648-8489. TFC 1/5
-For Sale by Owner: 2' yr. old
home, 3 bdrrm., 2 ba,;- custom mini
blinds & verticals thruout, custom .
kitchen, auto lawn sprinkler system,
over 1/2 acre lot. At Creekwood
Estates (Wetappo Creek), 4 mi. from
Overstreet. Cal 648-8460.
tfc 1/5i
312 Madison St., Oak Grove. Pro-
pety is 90'x131'. Three bedroom, 1
a frame house with separate den
and utility room, on comer lot. Call
Cathy daytime, 227-1416.
tfc 1/5


Reduced Price. 2 bdrm., 2 ba. lux-
u y piling home, Located in a C-zone
(non-flood zone), exclusive neighbor-
hood, bay access & gulf access in sub-
divisioni, PensinMi tate., Cape Sa i
Blas, Al1Jots -jiS.hae,'terms availa-
@ ble (In agme subdisiton). Excellent
investments. Call 227-1689 after 6
p.m.
tfc 1/5
LOTS FOR SALE--On Cemetery
Road, 1 mile offOverstreet Road, 9 mi.
south of Wewa. Owner financing.
Phone 229-6961. paid thru 3/89
House for Sale by Owner. 3 bdrm.,
I ba., Ig;. liv. rm., Ig. kitchen w/
laundry rm., dbl. carport, until. shed,
back patio w/bbq pit on 2 Ig. lots.
Asking price, $38,500. Call 648-8966
or 227-1773 after 5 p.m.
S e .. tfic 12/22


1983 14'x80' mobile home, 3 bd., 2
ba., 8' ceilings, ceiling fans, mini
blinds, plywood floors. On 2 acres
with 10'x20' aluminum shed, located
4 mi. from beach on the Overstreet
hwy. Price $45,000 or w/1 acre,
$37,500. 227-1640 or 227-1192.
tfc 12/15
For Sale by owner: Nice brick
home, 1 1/2 lots, 3 bdrm., kit. & for-
mal dining rm., Ig. great rm, 2 1/2 ba.,
& Ig. deck In the back w/privacy
fence. Also has dbl. garage, Ig. storage
area overhead. (cen. h&a). 2005 Ju-
niper Ave. Call after 6:00, 229-6851.
tfc 12/22
Beautiful 1/2 acre and acre mo-
bile home or single family homesites
available. Owner financing with low
down payment. Great close-in loca-
tion near St. Joe schools and hospi-
tals. Contact: Jernyl N. Harper, Li-
censed Real Estate Broker, 227-1428.
tSr 1 I/
Three 800 sq. ft. ea., 2 bdrm., 1 ba.
apartments. Good rental Income. In
excellent condition, located 606
Woodward Ave. Call for appt. Phone
229-8385 or 227-1689.
t1c 1/5
ATTENTION GOVERNMENT
HOMES from $1 (U-Repair). Delin-
quent tax property. Repossessions.
Call 1-602-838-8885, ext. GH5783. 4t
4tp 1/12


WANTE


Need someone to assume your
payments on a home? Call 648-8215.
it 1/1
Land Wanted: 20-500 acres water-
front and road a plus. Serious sellers
only. Write to: Billy Woddington, Rt.
10, Box 319,, Lake City, FL 32055; or
call 904/755-4609 for immediate re-
sponse. Brokers protected. 2t 1/ 5





Garage Sale: Friday, Jan. 13. 8
a.m. until. 113 4th St., Highland View.
Clothes, toys, and misc. It 1/12


19' Tri-hull walk-thru Bow Rider.
80 h.p. Mariner. Seats 8, fast ski or
fish. $2500. 211 Arkansas, Mexico
Beach.648-8850. 2tp 1/12
15' 1988 Eagle One bass boat, 40
h.p. motor, 2 live wells, dry storage,
power drive, MinnKota trolling mo-
tor, rod storage, best offer. 265-6791.
It 1/12
22' Concord travel trailer, a/c,
hot water heater, refrig. & stove. All
working, $800. 227-1784. it 1/12
17' travel trailer, sleeps 4, excel.
cond. New tires, inside completely re-
worked. Call 229-6221. 4tp 1/12
FREE kittens. Call Marion at
227-1717 or 229-8028 before 5:30.
Amega electric wheel chair, w/
battery charger, $1,500 value, asking
$850. Used on time. Call after 5 p.m.,
229-6794. it 1/12
Minolta X-7 camera, w/F-50 mm
& zoom lens, carrying case, used 3
times. $500 value, asking $300 cash.
Call after 5 p.m 229-6797. It 1/12
Dining room table & chairs, $125.
Call 229-6285 after 8 p.m. Itp 1/12
Johnson motor, 1982 model, 35
h.p.-with elec. starter, good cond., nev-
er been In salt water. Call 229-6291
after 5:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday.
tfc 1/12


Beige bathroom set, fiberglass
tub/shower combo, commode, marble
top lavatory w/cabinet, chrome fix-
tures including shower head, all hard-
ware. $200 OBO. 229-6965. tfc 1/5


Electrolux and all other vacuums,
repairs sales bags. Anything for
any vacuum and built-in central
vac's. Callaway Vacuum, Tyndall
Parkway, Panama City, 763-7443.
tfc 1/5
New Model 1989 3 bdrm., 2 bath
modular home, occupied two months.
Central h&a. Can be seen by appt. Call
229-89&. .tdc 1/5





FOUND: Disney character watch
in downtown area. Call Chris at 229-
6842 after 5 p.m.


B ig Yard Sale: 3 families, Lots of 'LOST: Miniature German
everything. Fridayt3th arnd- Sat; '"' Schnauzer altand. pepper color, 2 yr.
14th, 9 till. 1601 Marvin'Ave. See yoe old femal q,.jp "l". Contact
there. Walter or AaUUMie 8 16th St.,
Port St. Joe, call 229-8256 (day) or
Garage Sale: Saturday, Jan. 14, 229-6583 (night). CASH REWARD for
1014 Marvin Ave. 8 a.m. 5 p.m. information leading to safe return.


Clothes, pictures, bar stools, counter
top stove and misc. items.
THE BOOK BOX
Hwy. 98, Mexico Beach Mini Mall
Paperbacks, 1/2 price.
tfc 1/5


HANNON REALTY,
221 Reid Ave. Port St. Joe, FL
(904) 227-1450
S FRANK HANNON, Broker
SALES ASSOCIATES


Margaret Hale- 648-5659
Broker/Salesman


Inc.


Frances Chason 229-8747
Ann Six 229-6392


COMMERCIAL
Port St. Joe: 810.0 sqs ft. mercantile building in prime location on Reid
Avenue. Selling for, lesslthan $10.50 per sq..ft.
HOMES
Port St. Joe: Excellent Buy: Fireplace, large den, foyer, many other features
included in this nice 2 bedroom, 1 bath home on landscaped lot. Only $30,000.
Mexicob Beach: Almost new stilt house one block from beach. 3 bedrooms, 3
baths, fireplace, many extras. $98,750..
Port St. Joe, New. Listing':.3 bedroom, 2 bath home on 2 lots. Has den with fire-
place, double carport, outside storage, new carpet, many other features. Only
$65,000.
Port St. Joe, New Listing: Newly painted 3 bedroom, 1 bath frame home with
deck..& outside storage. Corner lot, close to town. $24,000.
Port St. Joe: Charming older-home on corner lot, 2 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath, Florida,
room, Double carport, large storage room. Only $37.500.
White City: Well kept 3 bedroom, 1 bath frame house with pine siding, located on 2
75' x'150' lots on quiet paved street. Satellite dish, new pump, deck, new central
heat & air, large storage building, many extras. Only $32,000.
PorttSt.-Joe: Large older home on .2 lots. $40,000. I
White City: Completely remodeled 3 bedroom, 1 bath frame home, screen porch,
new pump, new well. Assumable mortgage. Reduced to $29,000.
Mexico Beach: EXCELLENT LOCATION GULF VIEW: 3 bedroom, 2 bath
home with spiral staircase, custom kitchen, ceramic bath, central H/A, landscaped
yard. $79,500.
Beacon Hill: Charming 2 bedroom cottage fully furnished including dishwasher,
deep freezer, washer, dryer, gas stove, refrigerator. Has new carport, fenced yard.
Oak Grove: Possible owner financing on this 3, bedroom, 2 bath home, screen
porch, outside storage. $37,000 asking price. Make an offer!
St.' Joe Beach: 2 bedofM bak central heat & air, carpet, new kitchen, deck,
gulf view. Only $49,50B E J ,
North Port St. Joe: 3 bedroom, 1 bath, remodeled kitchen, new roof. Now only
$12,500.
St. Joe Beach: Extra large home 2 blocks from beach, 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, new
carpet, new kitchen. Now only $35,000.
LOTS
St. 'Joseph Shores: Owner will listen to offers on this 3 acres wit 231' of highway
frontage.
Howard Creek, New Listing: 7 acres mol of good hunting land, $9,500.
Port St. Joe, New Listingi Nice commercial lot 75' x 150'. $11,500.
Port St. Joe, New Listing: 2 lots in nice residential neighborhood. $22,000.
White City, New Listing: 6 lots, $6,000
Ward Ridge: 2 lots 75' x 185' each to be sold together. $16,000.
Mexico Beach: Possible owner financing on this 100' x 100' lot on Texas Drive.
$10,000.
St.:Joe Beach: Price reduced on corner lot. $10,500.
St. Joseph Shores: 80' Gulf Front, Hwy. 98 to water.
Port St. Joe: Close to, business district 50' x 170', $8,000.


Mexico Beach: 3 bdrm., 2 ha. furn.
mobile home. Adults preferred, no
pets, $235 mo. w/ water paid; or would
consider $90 weekly with all utilities
paid. 648-8289. 3tp 1/12
Small self-contained trailer, $50
weekly, utilities paid. Single or couple
nly. 648-8289. I3tpl/12
For Rent: 2 bdrm. furnished
house in Highland View. $150'per mo.
229-6133, It 1/12
Apartment: Unfurn. 2 bdrm., 1
ba. Extremely nice. Energy efficient
808 Woodward Ave. Call Jernyl N.
Harper, Lic. Real Estate Broker, 227-
1428. ; tfc1/12 ,
2 bdrm. furnished nice house on 1
1/3 lots. 100' from beach. Canal StL,
St. Joe Beach. $200 month. Call Mari-
anna, 904/482-3884. tfc 1/5
The Phantry Hotel, Rooms Pri-
vate baths or dormitory style. Daily
or weekly rates. Will renovate to your
taste for lease. 302 Reid Ave., Port St.
Joe, FL229723. tfc 1/5
For Rent: 2 bdrm. 2 ba. apartment
in Gulf Aire, furnished, $350 month.
Call 648-5906 or 1-769-0858. tfc 1/5
Apartment for Rent on Mexico
Beach, furnished 2 bdrmn., '1 ha.. car-
pet, all elec. kitchen, ch&a, cable IV,
water Included. No pets. $285 mo. Call
648-5903, 9 a.m. 8 p.m. tfc 12/29
Dogwood Terrace Apartment, 2
bdrm., 1 bath, furnished. Call 229-
6330 tfc 12/29
12'x65' 2 bdrm 1 ba. mobile
home, 10'xlO' Expanao on liv. rm. For
more information call 227-7300 or
after, 229-8562 tfc 12/29
14'x60' 2 bdrm. mobile home, cen.
heat & air, new sundeck, w/d hookup.
St. Joe Beach. $375 furnished, $300
unfurnished. Call 1-234-0581 or 1-
7699007. tf 12/22
For Rent: 2 bdrm. house with deck
& covered porch. washer hookup,
chain link fenced, gulf view, St. Joe
Beach. $265 furnished. Call 1-234-7
0581 or 1-769-9007. tfc 12/22
For Rent: Small trailer, fully fur-
nished, ideal for 1 or 2' persons. 648-
8481. tfc 12/22
Monthly Rentals: 1, 2 and 3 bed-
room homes and townhouses, fur-
nished or unfurnished. Off-season
rates. ERA Parker Realty, Hwy. 98 &
31st St., Mexico Beach. 904/648-5777.
tfc 1/5
Furnished 3 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath
trailer, cen. heat, carpet, reasonable.
No pets. Deposit. 648-8211. tfc 1/5


For Rent: 3 bedroom home, Bea-
con HIXl 648-5897. tfc 1/5
1 bedroom nicely furnished
apartment, 1505 Monument Ave.
tf 1/5
One bedroom apartment, appli-
ances furnished, 1508 1/2 Long Ave.
Call after 6:00, 229-6825. tfc 1/5
Mobile home lot Mexico Beach.
648-M669. t 1/5
Mexico Beach: Lease clean 2 bed-
room, 1 bath, cen. h&a, carpet, unfur-
nished, very close to shopping &
beach. Reasonable. (904) 668-2110
work, (904) 386-6004 home. tic 1/5
For Rent or Sale: 2 bdrm., 2 bath
house at Cape San Blas, many extras.
Call 229-8385 or 227-1689. tfc 1/5

YEAR ROUND MONTHLY
RENTALS
FURNISHED
I B/1 B, $175 per mo., corer
29th St & Hwy. 98, Mex. Beach.
1 B/I B, $225 per mo., 1813
Hwy. 98, Mexico Beach.
1 B/I B, $200 per mo., 1812
Hwy. 98, Mexico Beach.
1 B/I B. $225 per mo., end Pine
St & Hwy. 98, St. Joe Beach,
Waterfront! .
2 B/I B, $275 per mo., 1812
Hwy. 98, Mcxcio Beach.
2 B/I B, $325 per mo., comer
Balboa St. & Hwy. 98,
2 B/1 B, $325 per mo., 318 Hwy.
98, Mexico .Beach.
UNFURNISHED
2 B/l B, $250 per mo., 13th St.,
Mex. Beach.
3 B/I B, $350 per mo., 308 Hat-
Icy Drive, Mex. Bch.
3 B/2 B, $325 per mo., 106 N.
19th St., Mex. Beach.
3 B/2 B, $425 per mo., 315 Robin
Lane, Mex. Bh. ,
4 B/2 B, $350 per mo., Hwy. 98,
near Santa Anna, SJB
MEXICO BEACH
HARMON REALTY, Inc.
Sales Management Rentals
Comer of 14th St. & Hwy. 98
Mexico Beach
(904) 648-5767


For Rent: Mini-warehouse stor-
age. For more information call 229-
6200. tfc 1/5
2 bedroom townhouses, Gulf
front, furnished or unfurnished. Call
648-5014 after 5 p.m., call 227-1454.
tfc 1/5
2 bdrm. spacious apartments,
easy to heat and cool. Reasonable de-
posit & rent. No pets. Call 227-1689
after 6 p.m. Best deal in town, save on
utility bflls tfc 1/5
Furnished Ig. I bedroom apt. h&a,
no pets. Nicely [urn., 2 bdrm. house,
screened breezeway, closed garage,
fenced yd, w/d, carpet, h&a, in town.
No pets. 229-6777 after 7 p.m.
tfr I/
Warehouse space with office. Ap-
prox. 850 sq. ft. Suitable for contrac-
tor or small service business. 227-
1100daysonly. tfc 1/5
No need for wet carpets. Dry clean
them with HOST. Use rooms right
away. Rent machine. St. Joe Furni-
tur, 227-1251. thru 12/88
Mobile home lots for rent at Sun
and 'Sand Mobile Home Park, 386-A,
Mexico Beach. Lots 40'x80'. All hook-
ups, elec., water, septic, tel., cable TV,
nat. gas, $65 a month lot rent. 648-
8201.: tfc 1/12

YEAR ROUND RENTALS
4 bd., 2% ba. unfurn. house,
Gulf Aire ............ $700 mo.
3 bd., 1 ba. unfurn. apt., Port
St. Joe .............. $250/mo.
2 bd., 1% ba. apt. Mex. Bch $325
3 bd., 2 ba. unfurn. apt.
Beacon Hill .......... $500 mo.
2 bd., ba. unfurn. apt. 41st St.
Mexico Beach ....... $350 mo.
1 bd., 1 ba. furn. apt,
Gulf Aire ........ .... $325 mo.
1 bd., 2 ba. unfurn. apt. MB $400
1 bd., 2 ba. furn. apt. MB $450
2 bd., 1 ba. furn. house MB $350
3bd., 1 ba. furn. MB $285
3 bd., 2 ba. unfurnished
Overstreet area.......... $550


Gulfaire



P. 0. Box 13332 .
Mexico Beach, FL 32410
904/648-5716


TRADE tSERIE


Dependable and responsible per-
son will keep children in: my home.
Monday thru Friday. 227-1703.
2tp l/12
Need an evening or weekend sitter
and don't want to get the kids out?
Call Deborah 648-8123, 26 yrs. old,
married, reliable, female w/own
transportation, ltc 1/12
$25.00 reward for any sewing ma-
chine we cannot repair. Servicing all
makes. Singer and Kenmore speclalls-
its. We can adjust your machine to sew
on any difficult fabric. Special on
clean, oil adjust. Only 49.95. Sears,
phone 227-1151. 4tp 1/12
Babysitting in my home, clean,
homey atmosphere. Providing lunch-
es and snacks. Very reasonable rates.
Call 229-6571 after 6 p.m., 227-7377.
Tel-A-Story, a new Bible story
every day for children and adults.
Call 227-1511. tfc 9/1




LOCAL SAW SHARPENER
1008 McClellan Ave. H. L. Harrison
Saws, Scissors, Lawn Mower
Blades, Butcher Knives,
Drill Bits, Etc.
227-1350 or 229-8522


ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS
Port St. Joe Serenity Group
Open Meetings: Sunday 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:00 p.m.
Closed Meeting: Thursday, 8:00 p.m.
AL-ANON.
Sunday 4:00 p.m. & Tuesday 8:00 p.m.
All meetings at St. James
Episcopal Church, all times eastern
For further AA information
call:' 648-8121



SEARS IS AS CLOSE AS YOUR
TELEPHONE!









Sears Catalog Sales

227-1151
Leon Pollock, Owner
410 Reid'Avenue


Chimney cleaning and chimney
repairs, chimney parts. 16 yrs. ex-
perience. Call 1-785-3941. 4t 12/22

A-1 ROOFING
Repairs, Carpentry, Painting, Etc.
227-1209 Ed Mosley


There will be a stated com-
-munication the 1st & 3rd Thurs-
day of each month, 8:00 p.m.
W. T. Pierce, W.M., H. L. Blick,
Sec.





FAST ED'S PRESSURE
CLEANING SERVICE
House trailers, tanks, etc.
ED MOSLEY, 227-1209
FC 1/5



THE LAUNDRY ROOM
408 Reid Ave. 229-6954
Mon.-Sat., 8 a.m. 8 p.m
Sun. 10 a.m. 6 p.m.
Self service or drop/off
TFC 1/5



C.R. SMITH & SON
Backhoe work, dozer work, root
rake, front-end loader, lot clear-
ing, septic tanks, drain fields, fill
dirt.
Rt. 2, Box A1C, Port St. Joe
Phone 229-6018 /5




A custom built home on your pro-
perty from as low as $25.00 PER
SQ. FT. We use insul. windows &
doors, HT pumps, R-30 insul.
overhead and much more. Your
plan or ours. Call or stop by today,
for a FREE consultation.
ALDERMAN HOMES, INC.
803 Jenks Avenue
Panama City, FL
785-4245
24tp 10/27188


41 U U" Bill Ouaranta
Homes Outhouses
Old Fashioned Quality
Commercial Buildings
Hand-Nailed Craftsmanship
Log Cabins Additions


COSTIN INSURANCE AGENCY
Inc.
All Forms of Insurance
422 Reid Ave., Port St. Joe
Phone 229-8899
tfe 7/7



Wauneta's Accounting
& Income Tax
Wauneta Brewer St. Joe Beach
648-5043



We Buy, Pawn, Sell or Trade

Guns
Indian Swamp Campground
Highway C-387 Howard Creek
TFC 1/5



JOHN F. LAW
LAWYER -1-265-4794
24 Years Experience
Workers Compensation, Occupa-
tional Diseases, Injuries and Ac-
cidents. No charge for first con-
ference.
T'C 1/5


ALL WEATHER

COOLING &

HEATING
Call Brian 648-5213

Senior Citizen Discount



SMITTY'S
BARBER SHOP
Corner of Tyndall Parkway
and Cherry St., Panama City


HAIRCUTS $3.00
ADDIE
Mon., Tues., Wed. SMITTY
8:00-5:00 Thurs., Fri.
Thurs. & Fri. & Saturday
1:00-5:00 8:00-1 :-00



REMODELING Home or Business
New or Old, Let Me Do It All
17 yrs. exp. Free Estimates
Jim Scoggins, 229-8320.
TFC 1/5



ST. JOE
CUSTOM BUILDERS





Commercial Building
Residential Building
Cabinet Work
Gen. Con. RG 0033843
GLEN F. COMBS 227-1689
P. 0. BOX 456
PORT ST. JOE, FLORIDA


NOW OPEN!

ANIMAL BEAUTY CARE

Pet Grooming
REASONABLE RATES

327 Santa Anna St., Joe Beach 648-8307


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TABLERITE BEEF TOP
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CUBED STEAK..... LB.
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$2A9
$2.69
$2.69
990


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PORK CHOPS....... LB.


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KRAFT
SQUEEZE PARKAY... lb.
KRAFT AMERICAN
SLICED CHEESE........ 8 oz.
IGA 9.5 OZ.
CINN. ROLLS...............
BORDEN
SOUR CREAM...... 16 oz.
KRAFT
Velveeta Slices......... 16 oz.
KRAFT
PARKAY QTRS......... 1 Ib.


PREMIUM SALTINE 16 OZ.
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NABISCO
Asst. Snacks..... pkg.
HEINZ
KETCHUP................. 28 oz.
CATSUP....................32oz.
DAWN
DISH DETERGENT.....32 oz.
ZEST
BATH SOAP..........20 oz.
MR. CLEAN..........28 oz.
BOUNCE
DRYER SHEETS.........40 ct.


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$129
$1.09
990
$229
590


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790
$1.79
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$199
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$429 ,


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DINNER HAM............LB. $2.1
REGISTER'S (FAMILY PAK) $1 99
SMO. SAUSAGE...LB. $1.99
OLD FASHIONED
RED RIND CHEESE.......... LB. $ .23
ABERDEEN FARMS
PORK SAUSAGE........ L. LB 690
SUNNYLAND I 4 N$1
BREAKFAST LINKS........ 20 $)1.9


$2.48


FRZE FgDEls *,


GREEN GIANT
Peas or W.K. Corn......16 oz.
GREEN GIANT
CUT GREEN BEANS. 16oz.
GREEN GIANT
MIXED VEGETABLES16 oz.
LE CREME
COOL WHIP..........8 oz.
MEADOW GOLD OLD FASHIONED
ICE CREAM........ 1/2 gal
MEADOW GOLD VANILLA
DRUMSTICKS............4 PK.


KRAFT 7.25 oz.
MAC. DINNER.......2 FOR
KRAFT
GRAPE JELLY...... 2 lb.
KRAFT
CATALINA DRESSING.16 oz.
KRAFT
FRENCH DRESSING..16 oz.
MARTHA WHITE 7.5 oz.
MUFFIN MIX....... 4 for
FOLGER'S
INST. COFFEE...... 8 oz.
RONCO 7 oz.
SPAGHETTI.........3 for
RONCO
Spaghetti Sauce.. 32 oz.
ROYAL OAK
CHARCOAL........ 12 lb.
BI-RITE 303 cans
r.TOMATOES............3 for


990

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890
$2A9
$1.89


990
$1.19
$1.69
$1.69
$1.00
$359
$1.00
990
$2.99
$1.00


Chiquita Premium

BANANAS



LBS. 990


FOLGERS '
COFFEE $ 89
13 oz.
WITH 1 FILLED DOUBLE DISCOUNT CERTIFICATE
EXPIRES JAN. 17, 1989




CRISCO
OIL $189
28 OZ. 1
WITH 1 FILLED DOUBLE DISCOUNT CERTIFICATE
EXPIRES JAN. 17, 1989

DOUBLE ISCUTPCIL


STARKIST
TUNA
6.5 oz.
WITH 1 FILLED DOUBLE DISCOUNT
EXPIRES JAN. 17, 1989


90
CERTIFICATE


IUOBEDSOUTSEIL


U


PILLSBURY
CAKE
MIX
18 1/4 OZ.


2 90


WITH 1 FILLED DOUBLE DISCOUNT CERTIFICATE
EXPIRES JAN. 17, 1989


GREEN
Cabbage. 2


heads


REDSEEDLESS
GRAPES..................

Salad Spinach.. .. b.
Kiln Dried tray pak
Sweet Potatoes .


.g


Navel Oranges........................... 3 for 990


White or Pink Grapefruit
Sweet Temple Oranges
IMPORTED FROM CHILE


3 for 990
6 for $1.19


Plums, Nectarines lb. $129


VINE-RIPENED tray pak
Tomatoes...........


Ib.590


BULK-RATE
CARRIER ROUTE. PRE-SORTED'
Permit No. 3
Wewahltchka, FL 32465


JAN. 11-17
1989


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