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 Material Information
Title: Venice gondolier
Uniform Title: Venice gondolier (Venice, Fla. 1946)
Physical Description: 20 v. : ;
Language: English
Publisher: Carroll H. Williams
Place of Publication: Venice Fla
Creation Date: December 19, 1947
Publication Date: 1946-1964
Frequency: semiweekly[ -1964]
weekly[ former 1946-]
semiweekly
regular
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Venice (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Sarasota County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( sobekcm )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Sarasota -- Venice
Coordinates: 27.098611 x -82.438889 ( Place of Publication )
 Notes
Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 1, no. 1 (Mar. 6, 1946)-v. 20, no. 14 (Feb. 17, 1964).
Funding: Funded by NEH in support of the National Digital Newspaper Project (NDNP), NEH Award Number: PJ-50006-05
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Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved. Board of Trustees of the University of Florida
Resource Identifier: aleph - 002071736
oclc - 01497811
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System ID: UF00079934:00097
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Succeeded by: Gondolier (Venice, Fla.)

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2. NO. 42 I FRIDAY, DECEMBER 19, 1947 PRICE FIVE CENTS I


tyCouncil1ay ."" -- Churches, Clubs Present t



Boost )*sgsotfs Series of Special i




ater Bills FEErINtS' Yuletide ProgramsWith


the city can get Bay-
esa
Christmas less than a week away, numerous special events
Bros. Realty and Insurance from Ihe publisherand .j J and programs planned for the season were announced this week by
with- l'
immediately or
[t4 cash churches and clubs of Venice Nokomis and Englewood.
e next five years the $45.000 staff.Formal Whit e the annual. Christmas

missued water works revenue '" decoration contest has been dis- !
iricstes still outstanding, a SO ; continued In Venice and Noko- Post Office to be

cent increase in water rates mis this year, Englewood's Lemon )1
be necessary in order to put Bay post of the American Legion Open 9-11 A.M.

later department on a self- has decided to sponsor a similar !!
Christmas
Day
rUng basis.sitwarning. event for that community.

highlighted the G ( Three cash prizes will be given '
For delivery of letters and parcels -
of the Board of
ml report by the
post for the best lighted
only, the Venice post office
,tees of the city water works, outdoor Christmas
decorated Individual
will be next Thursday,
open
the council last
fitted to homes.
The judging will Christmas Day, from 9 a.m. to 11 is
.day night by Chairman S. be done
during Christmas week,
a.m., it was announced: yesterdayby
li Adams, Jr. The report was
with the winners, according to Mrs. Dorothy Fields, postmaster "
pled In Its entirety by the Commander J. D. Tate and Finance '

icll. x ., Officer William Jonas, beIng -
Tomorrow Saturday, the money
To Contact Firm announced New Year's Day
order window will! be closed at .
|n. Helga Roess-Slede, city
Methodist Church ,
noon as usual but >all other win-
and Mayor Louis Suter were This Sunday, December 21, the I dows, Including stamp sales, will J

acted to contact Baynard Opening of Annual Christmas Venice-Nokomis :Method be kept open until 3 p m. for the f"{
s..In an effort to work out the I
Church pastor, the Rev. George L. convenience of those wishing to .
nclal situation. Pines Hotel Set Pageant to Be Harper will preach his Christmas send or receive Christmas mall. 4'

to analysis of earnings and I sermon at 11 a.m. The Chil
Mrs. Fields reported preChristmas -
ndltures for the first two I For TomorrowAfter Held SundayExpected
dren's Church will meet and have business done by the local I

I of city ownership and oper- Its tree at the same hour. post office is running about 10 I

n,' the report declared, "IndlI undergoing remodelln; to again draw capa In the evening, at 8 pm.. the I per cent over last year both in ;

tin/ the Water Works can and refurnishing at a cost In excess city attendance from points as Methodist Church will! present Its volume of mall and financial re- !

operate on its present rate of $50.000, the Pines Hotel far away as Tampa and Fort My- nineteenth annual Christmas; ceipts. Both Incoming and outgo-

fdule without drawing on the Venice's largest hostelry, will for- ers, the Venice.Nokomis Metho- Pageant. ing mall showed that gain, she .tl t
hose fund to cover not only mally open for business tomor dist Church's nineteenth annual Baptist Chunrh

asions. but also major repair row Saturday, under its new Christmas Pageant will be pre- At the First Baptist'Church of said.Peak day for the local post :'

mafntenance items."Imperative". management.To sented this Sunday December 21. Venice, the Rev D. Campbell last t
office thus far this year was
I be opened at the same time at the church at 8 p.m. Crawford will present a sermon- Monday, when more than 5.000

If* this reason, your trustees wil be the hotel's bar and main This presentation of the storyof less Christmas program, starting letters were mailed out the larg-

eve It to be Imperative that dining room in the east wing adjoining Christmas In pageantry has become at 7:30 p.m. and featuring "The est number in the history of the j

e be some definite assurance the outdoor swimming a traditional affair. Namesof Christmas Story," a Kodachrome Venice office, except during the !

such funds will be available plunge. Work on the Venice Ave- those In the cast are never colored slide film produced by war years, when Venice Army AirField

it least five years to coma nue coffee shop and bar has not I announced and the same persons Cecil B. DeMille and showing mall was handled. I

It Is therefore recommended quite been completed but they I often portray the characters from about 35 pictures of the Nativity.. II Ij I

* the council ask Baynard are slated to open In the near year to year, until the "ShrpI There will be background music j

Realty and Insurance Co. to future, according to Herbert T I I herd Boy" grows up to be a "Wise by the choir I Coming Events I t i iI

pntee In writing that they Carlson and John Clarke. I I Man" "Joseph," "Herod," or a The Baptist Church will hold I

cash any and or all of the Several special events are being priest In the Temple. its annual church and Sunday !

Ned revenue' certificates planned by The Pines whose din- I Although the young people of School Christmas party at 7:30: Friday December 19

punting to $45.000 at par at ing room will be under the per- the church sponsor the pageant,, pm. next Tuesday, December 23. 8 pm.., Community Service to public Clubbenefit "

time within the next rive sonal supervision of Tony Dono- many from the church at large Santa Claus will be there to ts-! party open

Ins. and that they post a cer- frio. The bar will be under the I and friends of the church shareIn at Venice Country Club.

td check In the amount of direction of Louis Cappa. (See the responsibility and success TO GO CAROLLING Sunday, December 21 i i
900> as bond. of of people 7:30: p.m., "The ChristmasStory.
the full page advertisement of the production.Staff A group young
." colored slide presentation
Original Bond The Pines on Page 7 for more de- from the Methodist Youth Fellowship -
FirstBeptist
'Such an agreement would, InM tails.) This year. Mrs. J. T. Blalock Is and the VeniceNokomis and Christmas Church of program Venice.

recover for the city the the director, with assistants including High School made plans 8 nineteenth annual
p.m.
tormance bond : Piano Mrs. James H this week to go on a carolling
originally
post- Most Stores Here Christmas pageant Vcnlce-Noko-
:by the company and which,. In Hightower; violin, P. M. Melroy; jaunt In the local communitieson mill Methodist Church.
' opinion of the Chancel, Chapel and Cherub Christmas Eve Those desiring -
your trustee, To
Open
Stay
carolled asked( to Monday. December 2J ,
Nd remain with the city Choirs: Mrs. H. A. C. Saunders. to be are
and Mrs. call Mrs. J, T. Blalock or Shirley 8:30: p.m., No-Vcl American Legion -
Mikesell
wing the disposition WeekMost Miss Marilyn
of all of Nights Next W. A. nO'M'dt'n.'tribute post meets, Venice Air Baso
revenue certificates Bruce Rigby soloists: Mrs.

'In the event the city Is unable Venice stores will stay Butt of Sarasota the former clubhouse

negotiate the above agreement evenings next week for the Mary Jane McAllister). f reader: gifts and candy and the Tuesday December 23 A
Is open Blalock and the primary Junior 7 p.m., Englewood Methodist
recommended that Baynard convenience vof last-minute Alvin Jones A. L. children of
and lightingand Intermediate grades will! present Church Christmas program.
P' be requested to honor 1m- Christmas shoppers.The Paul Melroy, stage and
lately at Mrs M. Cousins, and Mrs. a play Mrs. T S, ThompsonMrs. 7:30: p.m.. Baptist Chuich and
par all of the $45.- Venice Food Shop, Lome'sGrocery
of revenue Alexander Murphy, costumes and J. D. Arnall and Mrs Gcorje Sunday School Christmas party.
certificates still Nokomis Grocery
and
W.S.C.S. meets Venice-
8 ,
of arrangements' p.m.
charge
Hauser are in
sued by the Wed- scenery
city. will stay open Tuesday and Nokomis Methodist Church.Wednesday .
Unless one of the above alter- nesday (Christmas Eve) until 0 December 24
ROOM
on Page 13) p.m. OPEN FOR BUSINESS Another Tuesday evening affair 2:30: PJn., Venice-Nokomis Wo-

Meth- man's Club meets, auditorium In,
Englewood
will be the
DIFFERENT: TIME: I Featuring fine meals served
WeatheRfEKATURE I odist Church's Sunday School Gulf Theatre Building.
Room
and family style Reese's Dining Festival Musical ServIce -
Christmas
Because of the Christmas program to start at 7p.m. 11 p.m.
New Year's Day holidays, the opened for business In Venue Miss Lottie Lampp Is In St. Mark's Episcopal Church.
| old
RAINFALL week, being located in the
will this December 25
Club Thursday
Rotary will\
Hick Uw lachM Venice.Nokomis Trail charge of the program, which
loudly reported .............. 0.08 meet at 12:15: p.m. on Fridays bus terminal building on the Hotel. Include a pageant In tableau by Christmas Day. (Lions and Rotary -

, Dee. 12 ......... 82 67 0.00 Instead of Thursdays, for the next near the Venice-Myakka knownas the senior class, singing and recitations club meetings postponed to

" Dec. 13 .. ..?,. 78 65 0.62 two weeks It was announced vps- Mrs. Anne Reese, better daughter, by the primary and 'junior Friday.)

Dec 14 ? ...... 67 56 0.00 terday by President J. T. Bla- "Mom. and her the new classes, assisted by a special 9 a.m., mass. Church of tho

.' Dee 15 .... .. 83 63 0.83 lock. The newly organized Rotary Mary Neus are operating has choir. Epiphany, (Catholic Church), .

*. D*. 16 .._... 70 85 0.00 Club meets at the Venice Country restaurant. Mrs. Reese business oper- At St. Mark's Episcopal Church Venice

"- Dee. 17 ............ 70 63 0.00 Club Millard Davidson, visiting ated a cafe and pastry the past five there will be a festival musical 10 a.m., Christmas service St.

t, Dec. 18 ..._. 73' 61 0.00 Rotarian was the speaker at yes- In Atlantic City for (Continued on Page 13) Mark's Episcopal Church.

*l to date this month 1.55 terday's meeting. I years. .



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VENICE: GONDOLIER
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can can and hula dances, at the
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EnglewoodItems party last Tuesday night.
VENICE COUNTRY CLUB
-0.LEGION -
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I
MEETINGS .

MffVvvvv FInal arrangements were made Club Activities for the Coming Week 1

glTPKB AND PARTYe this week for the Lemon Bay post
of the American Legion to hold Wednesday i{
Community ,
Englewood December 17
e ,
Its meetings In the Woman'sClubhouse t
IK will stage a supper and Bridge Luncheon, SOc at 1
pm. Reservations by
on the first noon please. 'j
Lflt party at 6:30 pjn. Mon- Monday and third Smorgasbord from 7 9. Please make your reservations by noon, j
L December 22, a> Its club- evenings of each month, Thursday '
It was announced by CommanderJ. /
L Invited.fie December; 18 _
with the public D. Tate I
Miss Carol Tate will present Rotary Club meets at 12:15: p.m.", for weekly Luncheon and Business Meeting J
: Lion's Club meets at 6:30: p m., for weekly Luncheon and Business Meeting .
Vatic skit entitled, "The So- GONDOLIER Classified Ads Friday ,I
Seated LadY," Carol, daugh- cost little, yet produce fine re December 19
Mr and Mrs. J. D. Tate.I sults. Just phone Venice .
of 3131 before
Community Service League Benefit Party at S o'clock. Refreshments 25c. Non-
tented this skit, as :well as 5 pm. Thursdays. members of the club are invited,
.
Saturday
- December 20

"Sick Modern Radios Made Well In Venice" GOLFERS! The first play to establish your handicaps will be held at 2:39 under the
Test Equipment direction of Nelson Lee.

Genuine Parts-Free Estimates Come and Listen to the Opera at 2 p.in, Tea will be served for 25c i
In PHONE 2672B. A Holiday Dinner Dance commencing at 7 pm Please make your reservations by S
Saturday noon. We all enjoyed the Dance last Saturday, and are pleased to announce
& W. Record Players that Ous Henry's Orchestra will be here again, at eight and play for dancing until t
mid-night..
Sdrhrll-Carlson Portable Public Address System Sunday
and For Bent By Day Month or Week December 21
firewater Radios AC or Battery Operated
Second Golf play at 2::30. Three
plays are needed to determine your Handicap.
VENICE RADIO SERVICE The Philharmonic Concert and Tea at 3 p.m. Plan to come for your Sunday Dinner,
and stay and listen to the Concert. 5
!51 W. Venice Avenue CECIL II. GRIEVE Dinner served from 1 to 4.
Family Buffet Supper from 6 to 8. Special prices for children under 12. ,

OWe
PINEAPPLE
have tried to maintain a price of $1.75 for our Smorgasbord. However, as we all know too
ORANGESDELICIOUS well the prices of food these days are terrific, and we are forced to Increase the charge to $2.00.
until such time as prices level off. We know that you will understand.We .

cannot emphasize too strongly the Importance of making your New Year's Eve reservations F
EARLY, We expect a capacity crowd and don't want any of you to be disappointed because of
your having failed to make reservations.. This New Year's Eve party promises to be the gayest 11 g
GRAPEFRUITDIRECT In Venice in many years, so do arrange your parties, and let us know as soon as possible how ,
many we may expect to entertain
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FROM THE GROVE We are looking forward to a very festive Holiday week. On Christmas Eve we are presenting a
program of Negro Spirituals by a Choir of colored singers from the Seventh Day Adventist
Church'l'l
In Venice. This promises to be an unusual experience. The weekly Wednesday
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7_ Lit X I TALLAHASSEE-In contrast with the old theory that only school SPRAY
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children with good voices able to carry a tune benefit from classes' in AUTOS .
singing and music education the rest of the class being termed FCRNIR,li
/ "listener!" or "monotones" the new program of music education See
Bernie
nf th.! st.t.! r>nnartmi of Education Is founded on the premise that & &
"I do not tgrtt w.th a word yi Sir.i.1 ; .4fetd "evrrybodyslnls.." At Earl's Par, Oil 84
with my lit your r.aghto uy a' \ OITVIAVenice" Phone 174, %
State School Superintendent CONFERENCE
Edrtertal and bwn.m ettare. JU Wes
every Friday.
Avenue, Venic Flood. P. 0. Bet **i PW % .sicv 3131 Colin English:: explained this week The American Legion Eighth
that the new music program for
MEMBER FLORID PRESS SOCUT1ON Florida children Is designed to District's mid-winter conference DON & BUD'S

NATIONAL= EDITORIAL ASSOCIATIONC provide all Florida students with held in Sarasota last Sunday with FRUIT

some musical experience, education District Commander Wilfrid Rob-
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N.t.r Ad. rla; RspraseatahvsNEWSPAPER And
and appreciation arts of Sarasota presiding was
A E.TI SCHtlCC. INC. "Music education stimulates creative attended by Commander Ralph VEGETABLESTAND

I-.""".,, fm the a woo.P(4W4.M.ae'o.1 ability and selfexpressionIn
( ) O. Simpson and Adjutant B. E.
N.A.S. the school child at the same
Bowen of No-Vel post and Com- On Tanlaml
Serving; Amerwe'i Adteriners; >fe Home Torn Newipeptn time providing recreational relax- Irn
mander J. D. Tate and members NORTH ,
ation and a safe emotional out NOKOMlg
Ni Mldl/lln/ In Chugs I. Ill.-OFFICES,. Holbrook Bld(, Sin Francisco,Cal let," he said. William Jonas Frank Magers and Next to Urrj't plea

5)1 Grind Control lirfflinil, Hdt! Now Tort, M.T Ml) Whill tUf Snltll 5. Wi

  • Entered a' iccond-clait matter June 6, 194, at the post offic conducted by the county schools Bay post. At the afternoon ces-
    .I Venice Florida, under the Act of March 3, 1879 and the subject Is taucht by the sion of the Auxiliary President
    regular classroom teacher, although -
    Subscription rates: One year $2.50; fix month, $1.SO three Anne Surls of No-Vel Auxiliary. DependableService
    monthi, 75c. Classified advertising nttl 2 cents per word first 20 some counties employ special Mrs. Tom Wrede, Jr., and Mrs
    teachers for the Instruction
    words; 1 cent per word for each addition word.
    - --- of music, he explained. Emma Rellly were present.
    CARROLL \MLLUMS .. Editor and Publisher In high school and junior high WE SPECIALIZE IN
    HELEN UILLUMS Office ManagerShop school music programs, the students Chrysler Product

    HOWARD BRILEY ,. Foreman learn how to play Instruments SKETCH CLASSTO
    B. E. "Sarge" BOWES Adertlslngr organize bands and orchestra NOKOMISGARAGE

    and listen to classical and BE STARTED

    ; .;. .;. .;. .;. .:. .;. + .;.z:;.;. .;. eml-classlcal music.As One day a week.
    evidence of Interest in mu-
    For Beginners those
    or
    VISITORS WELCOME $ sic education by the schoolchildren -
    with previous experience.Also GEORGE T DEVILS
    ((0 English reports that there
    Phone
    2581
    (to!.' Potted! I'l.mta ;Xmas Wreaths WI were more than 150 school bands All Interested private In lessons.details .
    1 and orchestras In the state last
    1
    please phone Venice 250J.
    (f..l) CrStalized Candies ,year.

    ''fii! : Poinsettia Hibiscus C. LOCKWOOD
    [ Bougainvillea m
    14 BACK FROM VACATIONMr.
    and Mrs .H P. Kuykendall o
    i I+ SUMMERS & CURRY NURSERY;j;) returned to Venice last Tuesday

    after three weeks' vacation trip
    : a e
    TRAIL PHONE 3121
    tit"TAlII.1I ,Iii to the North. They visited Mi.
    .. ,. .. .. Your presence as well as
    '; ':'$':' ': ; : ; : + ; + and Mrs. Thomas Dee who were

    VenIce visitors last winter, at Fall your business is appreciated

    liver. Mass., and spent a few .
    Drop by for a candy ar
    days with Mr. and Mrs C. P. Las-
    the latter bar cigarettes or a cold =
    bury being the former O
    Look! Look! Leah Bartlett Mrs. Kuykendall'ssister. drink and meet your
    I II dai
    The Dees later Joined the
    I It's your roof what are you friends for a friendly
    Kuykendalls at the Lasbury home
    going{; ID do' with those shinglesthat l I for a week-end visit. chat or a game of pool.

    are turning: ; up and deteriorating i
    I SON: BORN
    !: for the want III'a pre- r Mrs. Alex Young of Laurel K CLUB

    servati\e ? j whose husband died a few weeks
    Next to the Bank Haki your kitchr worms nilltraeHu
    Haeour roof SPRAYED : ago. gave birth last Saturdiy rich ((ram if:irk
    morning to an eight-pound 14- I You nrnloa'* tqwymnil
    aluminum Red or Green I ounce son. Mr. Young for many B B. DUNN J. L DUNN

    on Tile, tin or wood shingles. years was the Tampa Tribune
    distributor In this district I Modernizeyour
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    We have the color if you have the roof. I
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    SEASON'S GREETINGS
    Tamlaml Trail Phone

    Community Next to Nokomis Well Venice Allowance Up to $50 On Your Radio:
    | 3128
    with Purchase of Any RadioOne kitchenAT

    .' => Week Only

    ""I :I I 1111"11I" ; 1111iI""illlli
    ALPHA MUSIC SHOP AT LOW COST

    R'f, .Phil... Btrombrrc-Cirlnn, Mijf.ll, nllnihoiM Sl.wirt-W.ni.r.
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    What can be nicer or Wf.liniho.M R.t"....,....end"'.Remington,10...| B.,4 Philn Typewriter'....,.n Dealer, exciting new Younp
    111'ESICE AVENUE Kitchens conj
    more appreciated by your Radio Repairs Radios Rented Camera Rented PHONE ?? packed w.jth kitchen r..atuPl'llhat..iImake Uikeai.
    every
    I friends for Xmas than a ier. Glistening white "KiW

    (0 fine box of fruit ? Delivered enaider" cabinet sink, wltt l
    OPEN
    FOR SEASON JANUARY 1 porcelain enameled tOI'I.1011-|'

    anywhere' in the U. S. or Now Accepting Reservations floor venient.cabinets spacious, roomy table"top U

    even Venice on Xmas THE cabinets. are yours to chowe
    ANCHORAGELodge from. All Youngstown uniti
    Morning. Free delivery to any one in Venice are solidly ma.leofsterf.il

    I on Xmas Morning. Send friends and Cottages many different styles and
    jour a box. sizes that will exactly fit your

    American Plan needs and jour budget
    Our fruit is packed and shipped by Saprito Now on display.

    Bros. of Sarasota for MRS. C. J. COON You can start now to mod
    20
    over years packers and with
    ernize kitchen {
    On your
    the
    shippers of fine fruits. Saprito Bros. are the Bay Phone 3365 NokomisFor Youngstown "Ldcbensiderfor low
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    Ie u Invited. The dance will I marked Improvement to the kur R & R. ... .. 28 8 25,984 Luncheon 12 to 2 Dinner 6 to 8
    Adorjans .... ... 24 12 28334 SUNDAY DINNER HOCKS
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    Venice Food ........ IS 21 25581: Phone Venice 2486
    IN A ? Venice Laundry.. 13 23 25,989 I
    Venice Furniture 13 23 22,540
    HURRY Smitty-i .. .... 10 26 25,558

    Phone 3461 Monday Week's, December Results 15, Ador LARRY'S BAR & GRILL

    Jan's defeated Earl'i Pure Oil 2-1:
    If No Answer, Call 295$ R. & R. Sporting Goods defeated : "A Good Place To
    Venice Laundry 3-0, Wednesday, t.
    December 17, High School defeated Meet"'I
    VENICE TAXI SERVICE, Inc. Smitty's 3-0; Venice Food defeated BEER WINE 'I I 1

    U. DRIVE. CARS FOR RENT Venice Furniture 21. PACKAGE GOODS ,14:':

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    t 0 Burkett. Adorjan 168 Will Serve A Special'Christmas
    1 Jossart, Venice Laundry 164
    t Wheeler. Earl's 162
    Kuykendall, Venice laundry 160 1
    1 Jones Venice Food 159
    Adorjan Adorjans 157
    Richardson, R. & R 156J
    $2.00 ROAST TURKEY 2.00 t Curwood, Smittys! . 154 Dinner
    Oakley, Venice laundry 153 .
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    ServedFAMILY i t J. C, Blorseth, High School 14'J On Xmas Day
    Brobst Venice Furniture 147
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    i Williams Venice Food 145

    | OPEN CHRISTMAS DAY 1 P.M. TO 9 P.M. : Smith Stephens High High School School 144 144 j 11 A.M. .?

    For Reservations Phone Venice 783 : Mack R Si R. 143 through
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    Adrian High School 142
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    1. V. Blorseth, R, & R. 142
    0: STEAKS CHICKEN ROASTS SEAFOOD j jId Leger, Earl's .. 141 No Reservations Necessary
    .j Hodgin, AdorJan's 141
    I But Terminal 5 to 9 i Fenton, Earl 139 1
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    Tunlaml Trail Sunday 3 to 9 p.m. :., Perllck, Smitty's 139 GULF GRILL H
    Deroche Smitty's 139
    Closed E1't1'JIonclay :: Weltz. Venice Food 138
    rria.rs.,sir..arrrr.airs ravisrs.rtrra Dietrich. R. & R. 137 Gulf Theatre Building
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    Hanchey, Venice Laundry 131 smitty'stavern
    RESTAURANT and BAR J. Burkett Adorjan'i 130 ,

    lemphlll, Venice Furniture 125
    Phone 2056 for Reservations Ralph Langierl V. Furniture 122
    Briley, Venice Laundry 120 | '
    CHRISTMAS DINNER Haines Venice Furniture ... 115
    Ray Langierl. V. Furniture 110
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    Served 12 Noon to 9:30 p.m. Christmas Day Ainger's :: 125 South Tamiami Trail Venice

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    Shrimp Cocktail Chilled Apple Juice Pacific Cocktail I Xmas: Candies : "The Bright Spot on (the Trail" ,

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    ENTREES Roast Sandwiches: Coffee : DOMESTIC AND IMPORTED LIQUORSLet
    Young Vermont Turkey
    Dressing and Cranberry Sauce Xmas Gifts : Us Supply Your Holiday Needs.
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    SEAFOOD Black and White Scotch . $6.15

    Broiled Florida Pompano. Butter Sauce White Horse Scotch . $6.15
    Wed Broiled Fresh Fantail Shrimp Tartar Sauce Haig and Haig Pinch Bottle $753
    Florida Lobster Drawn Butter
    BAUD Christmas '' Johnny Walker Black Label . $7.85

    Washingtonian Salad Johnny Walker Red Label . $6.60
    " STABLES To All K-ntucky Tavern Bottled in Bond . $7.00
    Wh rped Potatoes or Candled Yams a i Dtcantrr Bottle
    ESSERTS Creamed Cauliflower Fresh Garden Peas We will be Old Forrester, Bottled in Bond $7.00

    O'd' Crow, Bottled in Bond . . $7.00
    Hot Mince Pie, Brandy Sauce, or PumpkliJ Pie CLOSEDCHRISTMAS
    Yellowstone, Bottled in Bond $5.89
    Ice Cream DAYto
    Coffee Tea Iced 'Tea Milk !:i James E. Pepper, Bottled in Bond $5.75
    allow our employeesto Walker's Deluxe Bourbon . $5.25'Four

    DANCE TO THE MUSIC OF spend the day with :> Roses Christmas Package $4.46
    JOHNNY TAYLOR and His Orchestra their families. :! Lord Calvert Christmas Package $4.75

    Saturday Night and Christmas Eve :| Martel's Cognac . . $7.65
    :! Remy Martin Cognac . $9.95

    CHARLES MACATEE AND BUDDY RINGO PALM GRILL :' Mumm's French Champagne . $8.62

    WISH YOU ALLA :! Noilly Pratt Vermouth . . $3.65
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    Mr. and Mrs. Monroe Howell, Mr'and Mrs C. I* Bates, Owasso IDiton, Va.. Del RIo Mrs. Ban.

    Denville. N. J. Tribby Apts Mich., Treasure Island.Mr Mr and Mrs M. Apt!.

    Harry A. Beach, secretary of Mr. and Mrs. George Stauch and Mrs.,Arnold Dlnts rl- derson Ind., Del Rio Apo

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    Commerce, this week announcedthat 't = -: !''''''!' '
    MB exPEST SHOE REPAIR G. T. f :;,
    Ralph's Shoe Repair more than 60 persons have ; Will Be Back
    C... Bee Button SARASOTA signed the C. of C. registrationbook Santa !
    since It was opened for the 1
    9 winter season They came from At Our Store
    13 states and Canada.
    IDEAL FOR YOUR Registrations Included: : TOMORROW
    Florida Vacation SATURDAY
    E. J. Peter, willoughby Ohio. I I
    Private Swimming Pool Venice Bay Trailer Park. At 2 P.M.
    Close to Gulf Beach Max Busse, 1
    Mr. and Mrs. C.
    Spacious and Golf Living Course and Milne Wis., Point 0' Palms :: To Stay Until Christmas

    Sun Rooms Mr. and Mrs Harold Thomas,
    Write for Rates and Cazenova, N. Y., Venice. : j Each Evening
    Further Information Richard W and Dorothy L.
    Hintz, Milne. Wis. Point O It, : from 6:30 p.m. until 9:00: p.m.
    Copper Kettle Inn
    Palms.O. BRING THE CHILDREN IN TO
    Venice Florida K. Crowley Farmington : TALK TO SANTA
    E !
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    MIch., SOS Alhambra.Mr. t

    and Mrs. D. N. Bentley, iji; 77 Ideal Christmas Gifts for the Entire Family
    :
    Towanda, Pa., Orange Apts.
    FOR SALE Mrs. Gulley E. Fogg Lexington ti .7. R7-1 Christmas Gift Wrapped, boxes furnished
    Ky., Copper Kettle Inn. j;
    LYCHEE TREESSeveral Mrs. E. B. Kellogg Ann Arbor,
    Mich.[ Granada Courts.
    VarietiesTHOUSANDS Miss Harriett Fletcher, Ann Venice Department Store

    TO Arbor, MIch., Granada Courts.
    CHOOSE FROM G, Ponader South Bend.
    W tk
    z Ind., Granada Courts. {. ;'${' .;. ,:. .:. + 'fG { {' ':' ':' ,;. -
    I MANGO TREESMany
    ! FAMILY HERE
    I
    Varieties Mr. and Mrs George Stauch,
    GIVE GLAMOR THIS CHRISTMAS!
    whose home Is located at Avenue

    LYCHEEORCHARDS des their Parques daughter and and Granada family have Mr. Give Her A Charm Beauty Gift Certificate

    and Mrs. W. Cook and Mrs. Cook,
    LAUREL FLORIDAOn Sr., as visitors tor the holiday
    Tamlaml Trail The Cooks came here from their Gift CertificateTO
    4 Miles North of V nl'en.n..nrnr Silver Spurs" dude ranch at

    Gresham, WisVWWWA TO __ __ -----"- -
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    ----- You To Receive A
    in"I"I'T TIT 7t This Certificate Entitles
    I < m& i. > W M
    Lovely, Natural-Looking

    f 4 I A Privilege to Live In Florid PERMANENT WAVEat

    A Distinction to Live in Venice
    ' Charm Beauty Salon

    f H. N. WIMMERS
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    1 Realtor Countersigned by
    If
    t A VENICE a FLORIDA

    r. d Where the Tamianu Trail Meet the Open Gulf MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL OF YOU FROM ALL OF US!

    t 4 Yfl'1 N rflf.IT1lfll'flrolflfflf CHARM BEAUTY SALON

    : 223 West :Miami Avenue Phone mlt'1'Th
    I .
    18 FOR PROMPT, COURTEOUS

    ; Ambulance Service


    I ANYTIME Happy Holidays !\

    ; Phone Sarasota 2633 2529 ,


    I j ROBARTSSHANNONFuneral Home Ii Iij !i I For Festive Feet 5w\0



    . lf }," SUEDE, CALF, KID

    .( DRESS PUMPSIn

    A Tribute to Red Green, Brown, Wine, Blue, Black y

    ) "RUSTY"i

    JUST IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS
    I Died Dec 11. 1917))

    One home hark was a little louder di
    Dm, ,hoe smile IIII a bit brighter SPECIAL SALE
    I Out whose Unit were always whitT
    'I'!1.\r 11.1'4 MY' PAL "Ia's TY," -

    On 'Im would Live rather than take, Famous Brands Kesj. s9.5 If I
    One whos the .111' today ai to-morrow. .
    One i\lui shared lour joy as well as sorrow, OUR PRICE
    Tim \\'.Vs MY PAL 'RtSTlV

    One \,1'0" thoughts mere always cleaner,
    One whose mind was alums keener, $4.95 to $9.95
    On mho raided things that are meaner,
    TIIVT U \N :MV PU 'RISTY.'

    One when lou're gone wliod miss you sadly,
    One who welcomedot back again gladly.
    One who though angered would not bite madly
    THU WAS MY PAL 'RtSTY" 1\'e Also Carry .\ Cumllete t I Line of
    MEN'S DRESS and WORK SHOES I.
    One 'alto was always willing and glad to aid you.
    One whose bark could save >'ou.
    One who would defend lou when others flayed you
    THAT WAS :MV PAL 'RtSTV"One

    II hoI a" fine and good 't hen life seemed rotten,
    One who shall never be forgotten, FRANK RAE URN
    One who gaeoa more than he s gotten, .
    Shoe
    THAT WAS MY PAL "RUSTY. DepartmentRALPH'S
    More than just a GOOD DOG, "A FRIEND TO A MAN." .
    SHOE SHOP
    (HIs Master-C.\V.B., )
    r Opposite the Bus Station SARASOTA



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    1pecember ,

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    19, 1947 .I
    VENICE GONDOLIER Pale ThltteefaCLA9RIFIRD

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    p2ADLINB AD AU 1'l''

    TMn"da Ad. p 11ading beIsne4 CLASSIFIED It I

    Ifle/In. with the OR. Awu"Seanu. for firR
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    HELP WANTED :! FOR SALE : REAL ESTATE FOR SALE BUSINESS PERSONALS LEGAL NOTICES


    T,..nnwnlenrel.TINE STENOGRAPHER: w k ,Lt A few n. i, Wooden TWO BURNER Ire bao.. ELECTRIC nffra ??,.RANGES, dining; and DESIRARLFSELECTION nllnti.| rites |In sty of of business Venire FIREWOODCut \OTirr OF INTENTION ." '.'1
    phone 2704. room table and rbitrn, wicker furniture I b ow ...tH.. In length oIeol..... Call R. T. CutI I TO REGISTER FICTITIOUS NAY"
    ; It
    "JL'ntpr .Ueaent in.
    metal "btilrHm furniture, table lump.. ,Li!r.? .... Box 8tI, Venice Pan. Fla. lett, Vffllot 2911 The un'tr! ,l.niKl. durt ril..by eertifr ,.
    WANTED Alan games bulldlnv. cmnplite with .,.. that he Ii e"nd irtin. a R.tuil Lumbar
    ln.. Shel.inr. eahlnrti and mll< CF. ERALHAUUNG and ...ntra"tlnr. and Smily, bi...ine.a at E,urk'amuaV Flea'I'
    all kl.d.. P. h''nltol llllliment. inm H .1,1 Onu.1 DON'T WISH YOU Yard work Murk fill dirt. shell MnPtte Ida, un-r the firt,tlina noire of .
    gym:tIRNITI261a.of V..lro 1101. HAD Edge. Phone 2012 ENflfcWOOD: LUMBER: SUPPLEand '
    ----- of the ,
    nmpm.rd +
    thai !II I firm la d
    I1S7IIU I HP, Wisconsin! |atr"...dad I 50' x 159' Building Lots Earl .Cottrell Tltil Nave fallowing per-onn h. ;nantr and planes ,
    Inboard motor boat. fad n.n.Inker .., lion.H I D-g SEPTIC TANK CLEANING ,,f ... ,"'nrr, an ai foll.'oI
    ha. boiiKht lurirrr .boat, Nokoml..lt Groveland Avenue Modern pumping muipmrntVirk runntetd ChlnWtvr Ji hn..n, I L n.le. ..tat Honda J
    tf. Nlnplno Tr.II, 1-2 M.k i orr 'hi- Vhon. Sarasota 70.610. Ownership ..f .:",, ...,... lumber *
    --- --- -- -- ..
    U Trail Nok..m". i 8up.lv i i. a> r llo.vChid :
    $200.00 GENERAL FEPAIR Lawn mower.. 'tir J"hn.on. fools <>.mr aiWPmprMnr

    III ED -, kino OIL Hter COOk STOVE with high .ven. t.r. Paved: luewinr chinos. off murhlnni, S.".>. .l,nl.ivm.rp.m-l. .r i>A hl,"a InniIjimt mu-, I It la my, intention to appy. to She Clevii, ''an
    pump with 111 niittr flu Electricity Water. off .
    Tmll near Bring Hjrli.r P i O. Court In ant for Samaria
    E..I.: l Tea of the Circuit
    Rum rnitlewnnd. I Fee Simple Deed Ike n7. Laur,.t County rl'.r" la. ti ri,lirlh.. mini aanutif t r

    IT inolll |I'F51Ox.. Whit po..lnln.i Ree I Purchaser to pay fo- Abstract IiRtviw vsriJTis.MII'km: : M..h.lI. | Englewood ..f liimhr C'h..I"* ItI'S.Km i.Ir Laws mtrr-.c
    It at (18 Vinln Uv the nmvl..ne "
    Way I.
    ('o.rr..t. work of ll kind with
    f I'll
    If attract derlred Florida Ail- "
    Deke's Shoe Repair PORTABLE WHEF1. rrnllt Phone: mlur. 1..1. Ad".J.. Ph"tw 1411 Wltnm m\ hand thin tad day of l>ePi .

    1131. 81 ,. rrm14e 11117.I
    .,..I to Old Fir. Station --- \) iF. !\IAK"'iG Alt..rnll. r. Ih'mn.hole. : CIIIIIFlln II JOHNSON
    Colored Ratiua) .. .',.. IIfow,... )I... T. E O".d.it,. ,
    12. 1". 2': 1"7 I'
    i venire Au TRAIL K 4 frt .alts. II feat Mme. H. X. WimmersREALTOR 114 11",111.,1 A".. 1'hm. ..6sn.STRONG. til! h: Dievi
    with sideboard I'.,?) Root moWrryeir. .
    Lactic dollfor ,,,.I1"r.! In,nlrHKIIK Irt.i-r TICK \\\ I\1F.\1141h':
    STURDY PLANTS for Fh.rIda
    .Pastry Rhup ,. TO IF! '.I'TIR nl'TI14 NAME
    afened Now --.- -.----- \IT\CE. FLORIDA l.n.l.r.n')tEI.IU""S1" low M l.In.1. 10"1 Ihe ..I,,,,.,,,.n, .? ,Ii. hthnt ",10 I rMn for".ir.".
    18 A (;non HIT fir '
    pi' A F..I."Ii.hod 16'1 h I I. i "n" '" InV a V"
    om lrn.li) 1'.10.1,1"1! I for .nl ft' II -. Inv .' h I 51orlar Drier Venom.Fla. .
    > HI - Tarn right lit 1..1 Pat Mr"" .. < rI1!
    far With Tiny Motor >ni jurt keen r.npkt. K i.rhfil - .. under ."" f,. ;lhloo' Horn- "
    I rd and It purrhka a kill,.n fall .Litt;I Ill. bole OIllll'trN: in "I".T.. f'U"1! k1,:Til f. IV'nnd '
    during the laMhm City Council ('.Virginia! Jo.,.. I'h..n. 2"/1.l f:,1"I I hut .rid, No, l I. .. ,n,i, .. ,1 nf life
    Ingle Unitlencf ,. ..
    --- jwnod. folhN | r vh. nun' slid plans
    I 1105 1) IUMnKH, sasb and "I hoc. I'. I of 1'..tv.'; ,": n. .,
    1.. Hanr.: I'hon.. 2015 i Continued from Page One) .. Vln ni. .1. V.I1..". 'if 110..110.
    has now made 3t possl- I LEGAL NOTICES Ha.bN n..... \'" nin'. Fit!
    ,- TAPL,: MH>> L til Rthtill" It.l native to consummated promptly, On nrr.hlp' ..r ('"'I''' R.1', Inn It a*
    for the deafened to hear faint I arlniri radii Al-n I:,i ,ne p-nt. :dot1mood I I fIlowiMrs.
    nd<. It Is a hearing device fO rmii Ynnts. Venliv 1-ml i I the only recourse left to the ray MITirP OF INTFVTKK. \'I"nl: !,, r. W:' ,, 11,1 0.r.
    the hand and I __ Is TO KrllslMt rKTITIOlfl NAMP t' I I. fiv lilei'l, n t" .." '0' "u" m.....
    It fits in a prompt increase .
    that
    HI of approximately .
    The im.lir.li.n-d. dn herb.rllf, lh.- "f th.| C'rrllil; I' III IInf 101.,1 Nt. tU
    ibles thousands to enjoy ser- they ", ',,, n, ..... a. tor
    I 50 cert in water ratesIn an conducting a .10 boat -11' lliutl 11. "
    CHRISTMASiContlnucd I prr ... .,.. .., "c ini"K, .f fI ,... 4 '
    a, music I and friendly com- rd and .lr< I m '''''. wt ,'I i '". 1 '''
    order to the .. "., '. .. 61.......,
    Accepted by the put water works ir\lre tiaiheiM nt V."I.! I II I.'idn., uul I" .m "r ( ,1"('"r I I 174
    !Mp
    w. ..
    | the firth 1 I. name ifVrSKV A < f I
    intll, on Physical Medicine cf from Page One) on a basis that It can successfully: : 't' MHT AND 81'I"'I V V' in, V-41.. linl I. V.-,1." du) nfre' 1
    American Medical Association pay Its own way"Bowdon and flat Mild, firm la ."mp..1 if the ,.m"'r 1' ITMRS.
    device does not require sept service next Wcdm-\daj'. Chi t- | following ner."n< ...h..... n',m,' and phrrrnet >" \was, : r; wtlRlNItce
    < Earned or reol.l.e., are a. I : "t..h; :.;", 2'. 12 11 IM(1.
    battery pack battery wire, mas Eve at 11 pmVi'h Dr. I. I'etnr V,:nlre": Ht, .rl.ta. :
    or garment to bulge cr welsh H S. Bo< den new president of Mia K. Vrtr' Vmee. F'oridu;
    do 'n. The tone l is clear and Leonard W. S. Stijker In chaig" the Own.'rrhlp of Venice Tarht an; S n.11i > i
    council and a member of the
    rrul So made that YOU can the Christmas service will be pre- city council that Ernest an f IIt.: ;.., purchased the
    rot' It yourself to stilt your Mia K. 1'rt.'1 !"',
    ring as your hearing <<:hang s. sented at 10 am. Thursday watervorks two years ago Well It I. nor Int..ill., .n h. n" h t.. he Clerk "STANDARD 01L"Service
    IIr the (.I..1t ('sort I. and fur P'rlMtll
    At the "Catholics Church of I
    p maker i of Beltone are nouj appointed by Mayor Louis Suter County. Florida, to nog'- tin aH ni.m.. and. t
    of their achievement that the Epiphany la Venice, Father: to the board of water trustees of Venire Ya,ht and aim'v under the
    win gladly send free flescrlp- n".I..r tinnier 2"K'l. Laws of
    y Elslandtr will bold mass a. 9 a.m
    and explain how and will act as water commhsloner rliirlda Art. if 1.4I, General Repair
    > booklet youy Christmas Day. :Many members of Itneni our hands. thin Oh day nf l)>'
    jet a full demonstration of Councilman Smyth Bro- I somber" 1047 Guaranteed Jobs
    remarkable hearing device. [ the local congregation also planto hard was named to succeed Councilman FRNUT J PETER
    .
    Fl I A F. Nn:1I
    Write attend the midnight mass George Botts on the board. Publish DeelJ 19, !>. 147 : Jon t. 1941
    & Sons
    hone\ Hearing Service I Christmas Eve at St. Martha In Zeigler
    Mayor Suter renamed all present MOTIf! Of INTENTION rz

    Today or Call nt Office Sarasota, city officers to their posts, TO REGISTER FJCTtTIOI NAME
    222 MAIN STREET I The underilgned. do berry fortify that | NOKOMIS: Phone 2754
    including City Attorney M. A.
    titer an conducting a newspaper and
    Above Sean-Roebuck FORGreen's printing bll.I..t (11 went VenlnArenu. .
    Braswell Mrs. Roess-Slede
    : Helga
    PHONE 6660SARASOTA .. Venire. Florida under the fktltloua .
    Fuel city clerk. Guy Curwood city supervisor name nfVENICF 4 ." ... '
    riONDOIIFR
    ; Fire Chief Dewey Stephens : and that .Id firm la e,.n>p,..ed uf the. if'j;
    SERVICE following ,..roo.. ..hoe. names and places Business j
    ; Chief of Police Gerry Pe<-
    ..
    of realdtnre follnwitHelen
    are
    The Ideal Call Venire totnlk. and Walter Surls waterworks Wllllnmi, P. n. Don (31 VenIce I ANDProfessional 'q
    Chrl.tm" Gift I 2372 or 2661 Florida J JI
    For Mother or Dad superintendent. Carroll H. Illlima.. -P.- O-. Rot C32Venice '
    Florida
    : I Councilman Botts was appointed Ownership uf Venice Gondolier .b .. |
    fire commissioner and Councilman I follow tHelm Directory
    Will a, (Oft f
    i George Higel retained his Carroll H Williama.l both. 1ttNtrl,rJ 1Jrl* ,
    Stop At B & B BARFor It la our Intention. to apply to the Clerk I tlI
    position as street commissioner I
    of the Circuit' Court In and for Sarasota

    The Coldest Beer In Town New Set-Up of County Venice Florida Gondolier, to register under the the said provisions name ROOFING il

    I The council agreed to a new of Chapter 2TO6I Laws of Florida. Act I I Roof Work of All Kinds'
    or 1941.
    Schlitz Ruppert set-up covering water supplied Witne.s mir h.... thia 24th day of | ALVIN P. JONES
    I November, IAt7.
    pabst [ilkntine; I the Venice Air Base with the city HMFN WILLIAMS Phones Bus. 2873 Home 2WI ,
    to the water works retroactive CARROLL H. WILLIAMS .
    pay iPubllihlNov. IS. Dec. B, 12 II. IV47
    t
    Miller's Cirlm 's I to December I, for all water :
    '
    going through the master meter BRICE RIGBY ,

    Budweiser Tropical Surls was instructed to fix a big NEW PHONE NUMBER General Painting Contractor 1 i

    I leak In the water main at the airbase Venice 3671 [ Interior & Exterior Decorating "
    DEER TO TAKE OUT RICHARD
    where It was estimated a H. GEDNEY Inc. Phone Venice 28HS! (:
    Real Estate Office
    | dally leakage of 28,000 gallons per I i

    444444444444444444414444444444444114414NOW j: day has been occurring.
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    VENICE INLET I

    j Punta DECEMBER Rasa Correction 19-26 ) SHIP t:


    ENGLEWOOD AUTOMATICLAUNDRY .'rl.. I>,... 19 7:96 4 :OR "m.S.I. ..m.. 12:01 p.m. Your Own Fruit "

    ., Pee 20 I :zs am. 12:21. m.
    IlS. m. 12'1S p.m.
    Sun" Hue, 2t T torn ..m. I :4M ..m. N 0 R T HI {rI
    9l4' pm. ,25 p.m.
    loin. De. U 'I' .,. 1:5& a m.
    f fOn 1:17: pm. 2:04 p.m.
    T...." II.... n 16,24 m. a:4A ..m.

    %t W...!" It.... 21 1147 A,04pm.Am 1:45pm.4:411 a m. I \Have\ Baskets and Accessories for Packing.
    Highway 775 Englewood 009 "m. 0:2d pm.I .
    t I Th"... II..... 25 1,00 pm. 3,29 a m.
    10,10 9.60 m. \\'Jt Sell Fruit At RensonaUe.) Price and
    I M, D,'., 201 2:05; : :: 6:17 :. :
    : 10:58: pm. 4:30 p.m.
    Modern In Every Respect 2 I Baskets and Accessories at Cost.

    Equipped with Water Softeners. Filters and i NEED PRINTING'

    Bendix De Luxe Machines. 1 Phone THE GONDOLIER.
    !I SEECharles
    A"Your Venice 3131.
    Clean Sanitary Individual i
    I

    tl Fox

    r I It To Play
    Week' Family Wash Done In 45 Minutes"If Pays
    ; .--- _.... AtAlbee
    You Wish Leave Your Bundle Call For It Later FISHING AND
    FOR YOUR

    Up to 9 Pounds 35c per Machine i SPORTING NEEDS Grove

    FREE SOAP SEE US FIRST

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    Open I a.m to S p.m. Dally Saturday to 1 pm. SPORTING GOODS"Th.

    PHONE VENICE 3385 FOR APPOINTMENT: Florida gport.nun Spwlnllrt"

    J Opp. Vtnlc. Nokmli Bank

    C. A. REITER, Owner-Manager Phone 3132


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    YEAR has passed. Again glad
    ANOTHER
    are pealing out the Christmas story.

    Happy children and parents are planning for the

    day in the glorious old-fashioned way. Everyone is

    ..xx thrilled by the magic spell of Christmas for they

    know the spirit of the ChristI Child is in the land.

    While glad bells peal out, while children make

    merry, while carols are being sung and the Christmas

    1 1k story is being told and retold, we join in the

    joyous occasion by expressing best wishes for a

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    i I JOHN: '\. JOHNSTON. JOHN E. DAVIS ,
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    ENGLISH SUNKIsT
    "- I COCONUT 1-4 lb. 22c WALNUTS Ib. Sac LEMONS . doz. 19c

    . .
    PREMIER No. 2i!, can LONG ISLAND PETER PAN
    Pumpkin . . . 19c Cauliflower . lb. 15c Peanut Butter Mb. jar 37c
    :l\IOSARCIl lib, Tan ARIZONA ICEBERG Large leads PREMIER lIb. Jar
    .Jellied Cranberries . 29c Lettuce . . 2 for 27c Moist Mince'Meat . 33cLAUREL :
    ,
    SLICED (t'DAIIY'S PURITAN SWiFt'S PREMIUM
    Bacon Ib Sac Tender Picnics . lb. ,19c Pork Loin Roast . ll>. 53c

    THESE PRICES GOOD THROUGH DECEMBER 24


    NOKOMIS GROCERYPhone

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    HELENA SHOP : 1

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    i __ ._ DR: .THOMPSON_ BUILDING:_ __ -VENICE_ FLA-- __ :
    A COME IN AND SEE OUR .
    PERSONALLY SELECTED XMAS GIFTS ILIr
    FROM 50f I
    bags table mats 4
    3i:WS. rock crystal ;'
    gloves bric-i-brae: '
    scarfs cocktail aprons t
    # jewelry
    : I

    dresses
    LARGE SIZES HALF SIZES COME IN WE'VE TOYS GALORE!!
    "THE BEST XMAS GIFT IS A DRESS"J &
    & Let VENICE FURNITURE You Select A Gift For Every jj
    Help
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    Agency for : Youngster On Your Christmas List!

    Hullings worth, !
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    Toiletries ft
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    Give A
    Zenith Radio LUCIEN LELON'G
    for Xmas YARDLEY COTY.
    $29.95 and KIDDIE CARS TRICYCLES 14y00TERS
    up REVLON and BOTANY !r .
    "& Electric rhoo-Choos_ Coaster Wagons
    IMS HIDE Piece el.t. Trlrgrarli Sets Microscope SU "
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    Outboard Motors Woodcraft Sets Plastic Kar-KIN .
    Dressing Set :>-J Mechanical Trains Toy Trucks
    Available for
    Xmas
    Lights and Decorations
    :Go
    $7.50
    Xmas Delivery
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    : MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL !

    \\e will be Open Christmas Day 9 til I 1pm. I &


    The Rexall Store [Venice Furniture Co.;

    EL PATIO HOTEL BLDG. PHONE 3181 [ 321 West Venice Avenue "A HOME-OWNED STORE" Phone 3133 {

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