The star
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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00028419/01520
 Material Information
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: December 24, 1964
Frequency: weekly
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Port Saint Joe (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Gulf County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( sobekcm )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Gulf -- Port Saint Joe
Coordinates: 29.814722 x -85.297222 ( Place of Publication )
Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Began in 1937.
General Note: Editor: Wesley R. Ramsey, <1970>.
General Note: Publisher: The Star Pub. Co., <1970>.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 2, no. 7 (Dec. 2, 1938).
Funding: Funded in part by the University of Florida, the Library Services and Technology Assistance granting program of Florida, the State Library and Archives of Florida, and other institutions and individuals.
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Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: aleph - 000358020
oclc - 33602057
notis - ABZ6320
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"Port St. Joe-The Outlet Port for the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee Valley"



St. Joe Paper Co.

W. C. 'Roche Elected To
Post Office Will Close All Day Friday Head Merchants Division

And Saturday For Christmas Holiday Att egrmeting t
Port St. Joe Retail Merchants Di-
According to Postmaster Chaun- be received and dispatched on holi- vision last Friday at noon, new
officers were elected for the com-
cey Costin, the local post office day schedules on both days and ing ye.
will be closed all day Friday, special delivery mail as well as Elected as president of the
Christmas Day, and all day Satur- perishable parcels will be deliv- a .. ownr f
day, December 26. Costin stated ered, also mail for post office box! R F s ure and Appliance
that this is the first time to his holders will be put in boxes as Store. Elected as vice-president
knowledge, and probably the first usual, he said. Iwas Glenn Boyles, owner of Boyles
4 time ever that the Department has Costin stated that for himself Department Sto r e and selected as
authorized the closing of post of- and on behalf of all employees in secretary-treasurer was electexAddi-
fices over the nation on the day the Port Saint Joe post office hl son of Addison Insura nce Agency.
after Christmas, except in those wished to take this opportunity to These new officers replace John
years when Christmas fell on Sun- express appreciation to all postal G. Blount, Ken Cox and Carl Guil-
& day and the offices were closed patrons for their splendid cooper-, ford.
Monday. He observed, however, i ation during this Christmas season
that usually the day after Christ- in stretching out their mailings
mas was the lightest day of the' over a longer period and in separ- Hospital Auxiliary Offers
year and little inconvenience should ating and bundling cards in locals Thanks or Contributions
be experienced by postal patrons. and out-of-town bundles. This co-
There will be no regular carrier operation has resulted in all mail The Hospital Auxiliary Thrift
or star route deliveries either on being processed daily without un- Shop will be closed December 26
Christmas Day or the. day after, due hardship on employees and at' and January 2, it was announced
Costin stated. However, mail will (Continued On Pt a) 1 this week by Mrs. Paul Fensom,
........ chairman of the Shop.
The Auxiliary wishes to offer
Se .. their thanks to Campbell's Drug
f I V Store, Carp's, Costin's,. Danley,
S Piggly Wiggly, Smith's Pharmacy
and Ruckman's Shoe Repair; and
h in Panama City, Gibson's, Boyd's
,r..l- *and Smith's Ladies Shop.
S h Ld h Anyone wishing to make dona-
By WESLEY R. RAMSEY tions to the Thrift Shop should call
By WESLEY R. RAMbSEYMrs. Bill Whaley, Mrs. Wayne Hen-
drix or Mrs. Sid Brown.
The guy who wrote the poem, "The Night Before Christmas __
didn't have six kids. Of that we are certain. Because, on the Fire 'Damages House
night'before Christmas, an army of mice couldn't be heard what Last Friday Night
with the "stirring" about. We are glad that Christmas, and the
"stirring" about is still possible in our country,. This makes it a Fire damaged an unoccupied
Merry Christmas. for us iand we hope that you also have a very house on Avenue D last Friday.
Merry Christmas. The Port St. Joe Volunteer Fire
We are thankful for our many blessings at this Christmas Sea- Department was notified of the fire
son for we can see that our blessings far outweigh our hindrances. at- 9:30 p.m. last Friday night and
Health, plenty of food, clothing and a warm, comfortable home quickly put the blaze out.
make *h's possible;. .- mnake-Christmas ".t-rier. try ilooiihg at your Cause-of--the fire was unknown.
^many'opessings, and the season will be mucu brighter. (Continued On Page 8)

"Ye shall find the Babe wrapped in

swaddling clothes, lying in a manger."

Let us go and seek the Babe, as did the humble shep-

herds who first heard the glad tidings. We, too, can

find Him -- in our own hearts.


Plansto construct a pulp bleaching plant at the St. Joe
paper mill at a cost in excess of six million dollars have
been approved by the Board of Directors of the Company.
In announcing the decision to proceed with the biggest
project at the mill since the major expansion program of
1252, Tom S. Coldeway, St. Joe Paper vice president, said
that it will enable the mill to produce a broader range of
products and thus improve. the company's competitive
position in t1ie packaging field through product diversifica-
tion. This in turn should contribute to more continuous
operation of the mill, he said.
Bleached paperboard, which is easier to print and
makes a more attractive package, is being used increas-
ingly for packaging consumer goods, Mr. Coldeway said.
Until now the 16 St. Joe Paper container plants have
been filling orders for these containers by using bleached
board purchased from other companies. When the new
unit is completed, they will be able to manufacture all of
their containers from stock shipped to :them from the Port
St. Joe mill.
Construction of the new bleach plant, .to be built in
the pulp mill area, will be started early next year and will
take about '18 months to complete. It will consist basically
of a continuous digester, a bleaching plant, and pulp
dryer, and have a capacity of 500 tons per day of bleached
The unit will use principally hardwoods which will be
cut from the extensive company-owned woodlands as well as
purchased from other producers in northwestern Florida
and surrounding areas. The hardwoods will require separ-
ate handling in the wood yard and the installation of new
chippers and chip storage bins.
Pulp produced in the bleach plant will be used either
in the manufacture of board: at the mill, or baled and sold
to other paper and board producers in this country and

Will Ins leach Pant

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The Florida National Bank of Pt. St. Joe will construct a new,
modern, two-story, masonry and glass facade building opposite the cor.
ner of Sixth Street and Monument Avenue, according to Walter C. Dod-
son, president of the bank.
While all of the design work has
Funeral Services Held not been finished, it is hoped to
complete the building and move
Fr William C. Byrd the banking facilities to its new
larger quarters by the end of next
William C. (Buck) Byrd, age 43, year, Dodson said.
passed away suddenly at his camp "Port St. Joe and the neighbor-
Thursday December 17. ing "communities have experienced
Mr. Byrd is survived by his wife, a gradual economic growth over
Mrs. William C. Byrd; a daughter, the past years and we at the bank
Miss Carol Ann Byrd of Port St. think it will increase," Mr. Dodson
Joe; a son, James William Byrd said. "We are expanding now to be'
and wife of Newport News, Va.; in a positiono 'to take care of the
his mother, Mrs. J. W. Koon, Perry, future increase in banking needs
Fla.; a brother, J. C. Byrd, Perry, by our growing community."
Florida, and one sister, Clydia The enlarged Florida National
Rowe of Baldwin, Florida. Bank will bring to the community
Funeral services were held at 10 all the banking services and facili-
o'clock Saturday morning at the ties of a big city institution. It will
First Baptist Church with Rev. C. feature two walk-up tellers of the
Byron Smith officiating. Burial was type offered by banks in large
in the family plot of the Perry cities as well as a drive-in window.
Cemetery, Perry Florida. There will be a number of addi-
Active pallbearers were Herbert tional tellers' windows inside, with
Zipperer, Hubert Harrison, James a special loan payment window, to-
Summers, 'Hubert Miller, Claudis gether with offices, loan depart-
Lanier and Richard Lancaster. ment, and a safe deposit vault with
Honorary pallbearers were Thomas the latest improvements in vault
J. Webb, Troy Jones, Fennon Tal- doors, all on the first floor. While
ley, Le Shealy, Rudolph Shirah, .the main entrance will be on Monu-
Pete Ivey, Ottis Jeffcoat, R. H. Sew- ment Avenue, customers will also
ell, John Lee, Clyde Page, Weems be able to enter the bank from a
Robbins and ICecil Linton. convenient parking lot located on
th+Ifth Street04 side.-7

S. the Fifth Street side.
SS The second floor, accessible by
elevator or stairs, will house a
InS W lounge, directors' room, bookkeep-
ing department and a record vault.
In appearance, the new build-
S| SI T PV" i elP ing will be both modern and grace-
ful due, in part, to the careful
The Port St. Joe Sharks played, night. The game also saw David blending of contrasting facings. A
their whole squad last Friday night Macomber spring forth into the blue pearl granite border around
in Blountstown, while defeating the high scoring ranks. Macomber is the front entrance and base of the
Tigers by 11 points., 65-54.' i hig st a o a S building will be offset by natural
.The Sharks had a 10 point lead in his first year of varsity ball at limestone columns and trim. Terra-
at-half time and padded their lead 6' 7". He and Jake Belin both buck- cotta spandrels will connect upper
With nine more points in the third eted 14 points. Bill Versiga added tiers of all, decorative, aluminum-
period before the reserves came 10 to spark the Shark cause. framed windows. Side and rear;
op to finish the game. Macomber led the Sharks in re- walls will make extensive use of
The Tigers won the last period bounds with 12. brick.
only during the night and this by The Sharks finished up the tour- All interior floors will be mar-
eight points. nament last night (Tuesday) but ble, modern lighting and accous-
: Randy Weston paced the Sharks The Star went to press Tuesday af- tical ceilings will be used through-
with -16 points followed by Al. Ca.. ternoon, so no results are available, out, and the entire building will
they and Bob Craig who picked up be airconditioned. Dimensionwise
14 arid 12 point's respectively: St. Joe fg ft tp Fla. Hi fg ft tp the .ui'..l;'n. will be 56 feet wide
2. Joe fg fttplCtc-.n *" ':t tp Craig 9 0 18 Hinkle 4 2 11 by 1,40 feet deep and contain about
3 joe It tp 'I mr 6 21tp Belin 6 2 14 Anderson 2 6 10l40feet.deet of spain.,bout
Vstc.n 7.2 1 m! 6'6"fomery 6 9 21 e 621 S0 2 6 10 o0 ;i... feet of space., more
CAthey 7 04 '4Good 5 1 11 M'c'mber 2 10 14 Hamlin 4 0 8 ', ,
-Craig 6 0 12 Layne -1 7 Versiga 3 4 10 Plant 2 0 4 than double the space now occu-
Betin- 4 1 9 Goodman 3 1 7 Weston 3 '2 8 %'i!." 1 1 3' pied by the bank.
Versiga 3 0 6 Eldridge 2 1 5 Cathey 4 0 8 Gilreath 1 1 3 Charterud jn 1940 as Florida
Lee 2 0 .4 Montford 1 1 5 Lee 0 4 4 Lacayo 1 0 2 Bank at Port ,. Joe and later con-
2om n 2G'dman 1 0 2 Long 0 1
Goodman 1 021 White 1 0 2 verted to Florida National Bank at'
Score by quarters: Oakes 1 0 2 Port St. Joe, in January, 1960j
Port St. Joe -- 15 20 18 12-65 Young 0 1 1 Florida National Bank at Port Sti
Blountstown ---- 8 17 9 20-54 Score by quarters:
BlountstwnPort St. Joe .t20 27 18 18-83 Joe is a member of the Florida:
Florida High -__ 9 ,9 9 15-42 National Group and F. D. I. C.
b P13 'k p.... 73-47

DUBomI rry, i*-,/
The Sharks picked up their sec-
ond lop-sided victory of the young
season here Saturday in their home
opener against Perry. The Sharks
took their easy victory by a 73-47
margin. Again the entire bench got
into the game.
Randy Weston took scoring hon-
ors for the second straight night,
sinking 17 points. Jake Belin had
16 points, Cathey 12, and Bill Ver-
siga 10. Weston also sparked the
Sharks defense with 11 rebounds.
St. Joe fg ft tp Perry fg ft tp
Weston 8 1 17 Sealey 8 2 18
Belin 8 0 16 Steen 5 2 12
Cathey 6 0 12 Grantham 4 0 8
Versiga 5 0 10 Brynes 3 0 6
Craig 3 0 6 Stewart 1 0 2
M'c'mber 2 1 5 Brown 0 1 1
Lee 1 1 3
White 0 2 2
Goodman 1 0 2
,Score by quarters:
Port St. Joe -- 14 21 17 21-73&
Perry ----- 10 14 16 7-47
In Christmas Tournament
The Sharks took their first vic-
tory of the Tallahassee Christmas
Tournament Monday night by de-
feating Florida-High 83 -to 42, their
largest victory of the year.
Bob Craig was high man for the
locals scoring 18 points for the

Gulf Library Opens In Wewahitchka;

Facilities Not Ready Yet for St. Joe

By Jane Patton, Librarian, North-

Unfortunately, the building at

west Regional Library Port St. Joe was not ready for
A new branch library opened in occupancy when we expected it
Wewahitchka on Thursday, Decem- to be. A new floor and heater
ber 17. Library Assistant Kathleen were being installed so that, al-
Britt has been working there and though opening date has been de-
at the main library in Panama City played, it has all been for a good
so that she can become more fa. cause, it is expected that St. Joe
miliar with the entire collection Library will open very soon.
and with general circulation pro- Washington County Branch Li-
cedures. It is the challenge of pub- brary at Chipley has had some ex-
lic library service to provide books cellent exhibits of ceramics, dolls,
for every person coming into the paintings and of driftwood arrange-
library that he not only wants, but ments recently. The book collec-
needs in his daily life-whether to tion for the three-county region
earn a living, for spiritual enrich- has been definitely improved as
ment, to improve gardening or golf we have added books reflecting the
skills, or to make out a tax return, interests of the people contributing
Kathleen is impressed by the sup- to the displays.
port and service we can render Christmas books with old and
Gulf County citizens with regional new ideas have been in constant
service. She realizes, as many of use since early fall. A nice addition
us do, that a great deal more can to that section has been the three
be accomplished by cooperative ef- volume and record set that pre-
fort than by independent, small sents the many aspects of the sea-
book collections. son in beautiful format.

MONEY TALKS- Let's keep
it where we can speak with it
once in a while-Trade with
your home town merchants




Cost In Exces ,S:'

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THE STAR, Port St. Joe, Fla. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1964

THANKS FIENDS and Mrs. Marshall; and the cooks id Have tains or other material which could
May I ta-e the's means to th n- for fcod so nicely prepared. N "eaters l Have Outside burn.
each of ycu for th- many lov-ly I It is the season for thanks and I S ty I "Another thing to remember is
cards, flowers an-I Christ-as r2- !ar so gsrtr.lf' to every one. May Vgn S i0 Gv Safety I aOperation that carbon monoxide can kill just
membranes and icr visits t3 me the Christ of Christmas abide allO
membrancs ad i r viststo cf 195 and ever after with you. JACKSONVILLE Alt hough Morrison, Jr., director of the Di- as quickly as fire," Morrison said.
here in th. h'3s;t.l. Susie Chason. cold weather was late coming to vision of Sanitation which li- "That's the reason for vents for
Also to -rcoor Wager and all Florida this year several persons censes trailer parks. stoves. And it's important to have
of the lovely nurses who are so already have died needlessly from Gas or oil stoves must be vented a little fesh air he house Any-
kind; th crd s for kind e- nd S th CLASSIFIEDS way, fresh air heats more quickly
kind; th rdrlies for kind e EA and fire, the State Board of Health to be safe," he said. "They also than old, stale air. Each year we
-.. ---s------- I says. must be kept in good working or- have deaths in Florida which could

,OUr very best wishes to you!

St. Joe. Radio & TV


May the peace of Christmas
abide in your heart.

Kennedy Electric and

Refrigeration Service


'7'a,, the night
before Christmas, when all through the house #.
Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse;
The stockings were hung by the chimney with care,
In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there
The children were nestled all snug in their beds, a
While visions of sugar-plums danced in-their heads;
And Mamma in her 'kerchief and I in my cap,
"tad just settled srbrain t r a f g winter's nast
When out an theaawn tee pse such a c latter,
I sprang from y bed to ss what was t1attw lq
Away to the window fifw Nto tieih uIuO
Tore open the htirt ant1 toWftS i.w &
The-moomona4b1"eWast4t1tibaimm tft 1 1
Gave the 11ste ofvi" tof bf6tsbets, be
Ubte% what to my e yes didtM appet em
me iniature stgaa, and igd t Ur O f ildeer
S ith. tite old driver, e ite*end quire 4
4 InbwlaaimentfItamost becStkNc.
i r tr e iMn eagles M is o* users they u m1
SO f e whistled iWi atod a* canedhem by

%fow, sDeshert elow, haner now Prancer and Vixen!
B Oometl on Cupidl n Doder and Blitient
Tq the top of the porch to the top of the walll
flow dash awayl dash away! dash away alll"
As dry leaves that before the wild hurricane fly,
When thqy meet wh a obstac, mount to the

to up to the house-top the coursers they flew,
With the sleigh full of toys, and St Nicholas, too.
And then in a twinkling, I heard on the roof,
The prancing and pawting qf each little hoof -
As I drew in my head,.and was turning around,
SIowa the chimney St. Nicholas came with a bound.
gle was dressedall in fur, from his head to'hisfoot,
And his clothes were all tarnished with ashes and '!

A bundle of toy ad flung on his back,
An he looked like a peddler just opening., hie pack.
Uis eyes how they twinkledl his dimples, how

I Is cheeks were Ike roses, s nose like-a cherryl
11s droll little mouth was drawn up like a bow,
ntd the Weard of his chin was as white as the
S e stump of a pipe he held tighten his teeth,
And the smoke It encircled his head like a wreath;
He had a broad face and a little round belly,
That shook when he laughed, like a bowlful of
I e was chubby and p.lump, a right jolly old el ,
And I laughed when I saw him, in spite of myself,
A wlnk of his eye and a twist of his head,
Soon gave me to know I bad nothing to dread&
lie spoke not a word, but went straight to his work,
And filled allthe ackings; then tunmedwith a

nd laying is inger aside of bhit nose.
And giving a nod, up the chimney be rose
Se sprang to us sleigh, tobls team gave a whistle,
And away thall flow lke te down of atistle.
S IMt Ibeardhima excla, e he dr out of sight
S pp Wblris ma to alad to ella good hngt

mot atm eCleanWt l^

~7W-ffNa1d a9TSW*'OEYI


All fixed heaters must have out-
side vents and trailers are just as
important as homes, said A. W.
Linda Gail Kimbrell, Homeroom
8A, made the A & B honor roll
this past six weeks.
Her name was inadvertently left
off the honor roll list issued last
week by the Port St. Joe High
The Star and the High School re-
gret this deletion.
Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Smith will
have as their guests Christmas
their children and families, Mr.
and Mrs. P. B. Fairley and daugh-
ters from Moss Point, Miss., and
Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Smith from
New Orleans, La.
Miss Mina Riley from Milton will'
visit during the holidays with Miss
Evelyn Dockery.
Mr. and Mrs. Norris Daniels,
1315 Woodward Ave., announce
the birth of a daughter, Katrina,
Lynn, December 18 at Bay Me-
morial Hospital in Panama City.

Say You Saw It In The Star

Morrison suggested that any rub-
bish be cleared away from around
stoves; that such items as paint,
turpentine and oil be stored in a
safe place; that the exhaust fan
over the kitchen stove be cleaned

have been avaided by proper care.
We will probably have more thisA
winter-and most of them can be
Last year 242 persons died of
fire and explosion in Florida, 201
of them in homes. In 1962, the to-

of accumulated grease; that heat- tal was 226 with 203 of them in the
ers not be close to window cur- home.

What's the best Christmas gift you can give your family? A new TV? A
motion picture camera? A walnut stereo? Perhaps. but we think there's
an even better gift. and it needn't cost a penny. What is it?

A safe Merry Christmas and a safe Happy New Year! Yes, this is a gift of
gifts and one you can provide. To help you, we're prepared these six
driving tips, which we hope will go a long way toward making your family's
motoring this season nthe safest and most enjoyable ever.

HAVE YOUR CAR CHECKED. Remember the Circle of
Safety"-brakes, tires, lights, steering, exhaust, glass, windshield
wipers and washers, rear-view mirror, horn. Make sure they're all
in safety shape all the time.

USE SEAT BELTS. They help prevent injuries, save lives.
Seconds will buckle -a belt; an instant will releave it. Safeguard
your family-use seat belts whenever and wherever you drive or

GIVE YOURSELF A BREAK. Whether going downtown or
on a trip, allow enough time so you won't feel rushel. On long trips
take frequent breaks. Arrive relaxed.

BE ALERT TO HAZARDS. Adjust your driving to road,
traffic and weather conditions. Remember, posted speed limits are
for normal driving conditions.

ADOPT GOOD DRIVING HABITS. Merge smoothly into
traffic keep pace with other cars. signal well in advance of
your turn or change of lanes.

USE COURTESY CONSTANTLY. Everywhere-at inter-
sections, when turning, while passing or being passed, at night when
your headlights are on high beam-"Make Courtesy Your Code of
the Road." It pays!

We hope these tips will help you and your family this season DRIVE FOR
A SAFE HOLIDAY ... whenever you go.

Shave a Lapply Christ rBas!

C**_ Fhristo's Sc to $5.00

'^<^=^& I** ^

St. Joe Motor Company


Notice is hereby given that all Gulf County

Offices located in the temporary Courthouse

in Wewahitchka, Florida, will be closed each

and every Saturday, beginning December 26,


All Offices in said Courthouse will also be'

closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New

Year's Day.

~s Ir~is I I -~-~ ~sl ~





PHONE 227-3737

THE STAR, Port St. Joe, Fla. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1964

Drive Carefully


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Although the orig'.of Yufetfde candles has long been forgolenc, candles at
Christmastime are a well-loved tradition in most homes -
today. Nothing quite equals the lovely, soft glow / .' \ \ .
of graceful tapers, particularly when dis-.
played in an imaginative setting. An es- ) '
specially effective centerpiece can be :
designed with tree ornaments, combined
with sprays of flat cedar, dipped in / .
white paint and sprinkled with arti-
ficial snow; or clusters of fir branch-.
es and pine cones can also be '
used to great advantage withe
colorful candles. Brighten ,
your home during the hofi- ;4'
day with candlelight!

The Star Brings News of Your KNighbors

Way your holidays be

wreathed with joy.


1 7fi7?r- ce S~_

"And it came to pass in And the angel said unto Almost 2,000 years have
'those days, that there went them, Fear not: for, behold, passed since the occurrence
out a decree from Caesar I bring you good tidings of of the events described by
Augustus, that all the world great joy, which shall be to Luke in his Gospel narra-
should be taxed, all people, tive, yet man still listens in
(And this taxing was first For unto you s born this wonder at "thosemthings
made when Cyrenius was day in the city of David a which were told them by the
governor of Syria). Saviour, which is Christ the shepherds."
And all went to be axed, Lord. That wondrous message
And all went to be taxed,. And this shall be a given, to us by the hum-
everyone into his own city. And this shall be a sign ble shepherds through the
And Joseh also went p unto ou; Ye shall find the Scriptures is not merely the
fromsGaeout eofnte ci bab~wrapped in swaddling account of. the birth of a
from Galilee, out of the city clothes, lying in a manger. child to an obscure carpen-
of Nazareth, into Judaea, clothes, lying in a manger Child to an obscure carpen-
unto the city of David, And- suddenly there was ter's wife in a remote little
'which is called Bethlehem; with the angel a multitude Judaean village; it is the
(because hd wds of the of the heavenly host prais- message of a hope fulfilled,
house and lineage of David, ing God, and saying, a promise kept, and the cul-
mination of years of faith-
To be taxed with Mary his Glory to God Mi" the high- ful waiting by the children
espoused wife, being great est, and on earth peace, of Israel.
with child. good will toward men. With the angeTs' chorus
And so it was, that, while And it came to pass, as upon that starry night came
they were there, the days the angels were gone away the joyful news that a Say-
were accomplished that she from them into heaven, the iour had indeed been born,
should be delivered, shepherds said one to an- as foretold by the prophets,
other, Let us now go unto one whose name. would be
And she brought forth her Bethlehem, and see this called Wonderful, Counsel-
firstborn son, and wrapped thing which is come to pass; lor, the mighty God, the
him in swaddling clothes, which the Lord hath made .everlasting Father, The
and laid him in a manger; known to us. Prince of Peace.%
because there was no room
for them in the inn. And they came with haste, But even more,than being
and found Mary and Joseph, the announcement of a long-
And there were in the and the babe lying in a awaited historical event,
same country shepherds manger. And when they had the message of that Christ-
abiding in the field, keeping seen it, they made known mas was one of love a
watch over their flock by abroad the saying which love that transcends our
night. was told them concerning human understanding and
And, lo, the angel of the this child. reaches into every heatx
Lord came upon them, and And all they that head it that will receive it-
the glory of the Lord shone wondered at those things For it was love that Wa
round about them: and they which were told them by the born into this world on that
were. sore afraid, shepherds.* very first Christmas,



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ment Claus
,:Dear Santa:
am v-rit:ng to I.t you know
what I want for Christmas. I want
a bicycle, a dolly and a few other
things it doesn't matter. Pleaset
bring them, Santa. Love.
Voilet Olson.

Dear Santa:
PL.asa said me a transistor ra-
dio and Barbie with moveable legs.
I would also like an Allen & Skip-
per with her' clothes. I would like a
view-master wilh some slides, the
names of them are: Bonanza, Bev-
erly Hillbillies, Cartoon Carnival,
Lassie and Timmy, Mighty Mouse
and Roy Rogers. Love.
Linda Lewis.


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Dear Santa:
Please send me some trucks, a
tent, and a fire engine. Love.
Hal Lewis.
Dear Santa:
Please send me a pair of skates,
a doll named Ken, Allen & Skip-
per and some clothes and a case.
Also an ironing board and iron
and any other thing that you would
like for me to have. Love.
Jerrie Lewis.

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Miss Lewis Is St. James Sets

Honored At Shower Xmas Eve Service
Miss Patsy Lewis, December The annual Christmas Eve ser-
bride-elect, was honored with a vice of St. James Episcopal Church
bridal shower when members of will be held Thursday. night, De-
the First Baptist W. M. U. enter- member 24 at 11:00 p.m.
tainhd for her in'the home of Mrs. cThe service will be a candlelight
Robert Nobles on Garrison Avenue, choral and communion service. The
Thursday, December 10th. I Rev. Jack Watson, Priest in charge
Yellow and white mums and'of St. Marks, Chattahoochee, will
glads were used predominantly be the celebrant.
throughout the party rooms, with The public is invited to attend.
arrangements being placed at van- Breakfast will be served immed
tage points. lately following in the Parish
Mrs. Nobles greeted the guests House. This will honor the college
and presented them to Miss Lewis students home for the holidays.
who was lovely in a dress of beige '
brocade with which she wore .a I ^ Att ons^
white carnation corsage presented Legiln Attends
her by the W. M. U. members. Mrs.
D. M. Lewis, mother of the bride- FSH Yule Party
elect, was also a recipient of a cor-
sage. The 19th annual Christmas party
Approximately 50 guests were sponsored by the American Legion
served from a beautifully appoint- and the Legion Auxiliary for the
ed table overlaid with white, cen- veterans in Chattahoochee was
tered by a floral arrangement of held on December 15.
yellow and white mums flanked by There are 387 veterans confined
silver candelabra holding yellow there as of that date, with a clear-
burning tapers. Also visible in the ance system working through D3-
setting were a punch bowl en- apartment Headquarters, as fast as
circled with fern and flowers, and the patient improves his papers
trays of dainty sandwiches and are cleared and his entire service
wedding cookies also compots of record is reviewed and he is sent
salted nuts and mints, on to Biloxi, Miss., or Augusta,
Presiding were Miss Barbara Georgia for further treatment and
Bell and Miss Willie, Mae Giles. eventually on his way home to his
The bride's book was kept by Miss family.
Frances Spears while Miss Norma Those attending the affair from
Hobbs listed the gifts.' the Willis V. Rowan Post and Unit
Miss Lewis is the daughter of were Mrs. P. G. Hart, second dis-
Mr. and Mrs. D. M. Lewis of Port trict president; Mrs. Lois Daniell,
Saint Joe and bridegroom-elect, Mr. Unit president; Mrs. Myrtice Smith,
Ted Garbowski, is the son of Mrs. Mrs. Woody. Dare, Mrs. Elizabeth
Francis Garbovwski of Little Falls, Jones, Mrs. Hughy Williams. Mrs.
N. Y. Madaleine Whitaker made her 15th
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A couple of weeks ago The Star
carried an editorial deploring de-
struction to facilities at the Cen-
tennial Building by teen agers in
a Thanksgiving dance.
The dance and party was spon-
sored by the Eta Upsilon Chapter
of Beta Sigma Phi.
The Sorority wants everyone to
know that they had adequate cha-
perones at the party to prevent
such occurrences and that the
deeds of destruction must have
been committed after the party was
The Star is glad to make this
clarification, as it seems everyone
should understand that when some
organization is trying to help the
youth and get a blackeye from the
object of such charity, they should
be especially absolved of any blame
of such deeds and upheld for their
attempts at bringing .wholesome
recreation to some who apparent-
ly didn't appreciate it.
Likewise, all the youth at the
party didn't vent their "apprecia-
tion" for the Eta Upsilon's efforts
by wrecking the Centennial build-
ing restrooms. '
It is a pity that the misdeeds of'
a few have to cast a pall (however
unwarranted) upon the name of
those trying to serve their com-
munity and the majority of the
youth whom they are trying to

Letters To


Dear Santa.
I want a G. I. Joe and some other
toys you want to bring me.
I am two years old. He likes
trucks and tractors.

Dear Santa.
I want a big bike and a G. I. Joe
and a Barne's Auto Factory. Spring
shoes and some other toys you
want to bring, me.

Dear Santa
I want some toys. Please remem-
ber my brothers.
Love, ANDY
Dear Santa Claus:
My name is Gregory Norris. I
am 7 years old. My brother Jeffery
who is 4 and I will be spending
the Christmas holiday at Grand-
ma's house in Altha.
I would like for Christmas a
Johnny-7-OMA Gun, if possible a
Johnny-7 Phone Set. Some games
for rainy days and maybe some
roller skates. I would certainly
like a Va-room motor. I have a bike
to put it on. Also a rocket that
shoots with water. If you could
squeeze it in I would like a small
rifle too. I also would like a fish-
ing out. Also a yo-yo.

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Jeff would like a Johnny 7-OMA THE STAR, Port St. Joe, Fla. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1964
a Va-room .motor, some games, a
bicycle and anything else you Presented Laurent Courbin, Jane Powell and
would like him to have. He would ProgramentedDickieWhitfield.
like some roller skates and a yo-yo.The program was under the di-
Love, GREGG and JEFF ihVi The program was under the di-
ighlan d VieW PTA reaction of Mrs. Jo Brown, Mrs.
Sherry Huribut and Mrs. Joan My-
Dear Santa The fourth' and fifth grades of ers.
I have bee. na good boy this year. Highland View Elementary School
I want 'a baseball suit and a presented a Christmas program for Return From Orlando
wind up train to, and a tink-or-toys theDecember meeting of the P. T. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Fensom and
and a car and trucks and construc-T which was held in the audi- sons, Chesley and Jim returned
on Love, ROBBIE SANBORN toriu on December 17th. home Monday from a visit with
Anita Raffield, fourth grade stu- their daughter and son-in-law, Mr.
dent, narrated the program which and Mrs. Brian C. Sanders in Or-
Dear Santa ,consisted of traditional Christmas ando
I want a fire. truck that sprays music sung by a chorus of fifty-
water. five students. Soloists in the pro- READ and USE the CLASSIFIEDS
Love, SANDY SANBORN gram were Susanne Gersbacker,
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This feature program will have top
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States and from around the world

in a well-balanced selections of
!songs, stories and readings.
"The Sound of Christmas Around
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THE STAR, Port St. Joe, Florida THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1964

ler which many attractive packages
JAM Club Meets were found.
After enjoying a turkey dinner
At Van Horn's with all the trimmings, gifts were
exchanged and an hour of visiting
Again the members of the J. A. followed.
M. Club met Thursday, Decemberl Present were: Mrs. Verna Smith,
17th at Van Horn's Club at Beacon Mrs. Calla Perritt, Mrs. Rubye
Hill for their annual Christmas Pridgeon, Mrs. Lola Costin, Mrs.
part and dinner. Gladys Boyer, Mrs. Myrtice Smith,
Mrs. Eula Pridgeon, Mrs. Callie
The Christmas yuletide season Howell and Miss Edna Davis of
was in evidence all around with a Port St. Joe and Mrs. Coy Redd and
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White City Volunteer Fire Auxiliary Entertains Youth At
Christmas Party In Communit 7 Building; Santa Visits

The White City Volunteer Fire Departmefit
Ladies Audiliary sponsored a Christmas party in
White City last week atthe Community House.
All of the children of White City were invit-
ed to the party at which Santa Claus was the
main guest' qf honor. The Auxiliary presented
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refreshments of candy, fruit, cake, :cookies and
punch to those who were in attendance.
The above photo shows part of the children
who visited with Santa Claus during the eve-
ning. (- photo)

I wish to thank the many peo-
ple in Port St. Joe who were so
kind and thoughtful during the loss
of by brother, John Franklin Mur-
ray of Carrabelle. I want to espec-
ially thank the ladies of the Pres-
byterian Church.


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TaE STAR, Port St. Joe, Fla. THU2SDAY, DECEMBVR 74, 1964 Drive Carefully The Life You Save May Be Your Own

Published Evry Thursday At 306 Williams Avenue, Port St. Joe. Florida,
By The Star Publishing Company
WESLEY R. RAMSEY Editor and Publisher
Also Linotype Operator, Ad Salesman, Photegrapher, Columnist, Reporter, Proof
Reader, Bookkeeper and Complaint Department
DIAL 227-3161 POSTOFFICE Box 308

entered as second-class matter, December 19, 1937, 4t the Postoffice, Port St. Joe,
Florida, under Act of Mtrf.h 8, 1879.

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Advertisement. -

The spoken word is given scant attention; the printed word is thoughtful'
weiglied. The spoken word barely asserts; the printed word thoroughly c
II,?cs. Thie spoken word is lost; th printed word remains.

GI OrI i --
The greatest compliment ever paid to any teacher in all
ime by anyone was that which a young man named John
naid to his teacher when he said, "The Word was made flesh
and dwelt among us-full of grace and truth."
Here was a teacher with a power of communication never
excelled. He had the ability to unveil the great mystery called
life and put into unforgettable language glimpses of the great
-ealities. His parables have become the guidelines of our
spiritual heritage. But, great as were His perception and
power of description, there was something else which tran-
scended His poignantly articulate word pictures. Not only
did He focus the light of understanding in the minds of men
but He stirred their innermost feelings and fused the link
between what were their deeply felt needs and the truth which
could satisfy those needs.
Even so, this was not the attribute which most impressed
those who knew the teacher best. Somehow the truths He
taught were embodied in the works He wrought. Like a per-
fectly documented thesis, His teachings were validated and
came alive in the total range. of His interpersonal relation-
ships. He urged compassion, understanding, courage and
faith. He advocated caring and sharing, giving and serving.
Then He became the personal demonstration of these quali-
ties. He was what He taught, the personification of what He
believed. When His students wanted to know the full mean-
ing of what He said, they observed what He did. "The Word
, was made flesh and dwelt among us."
Across' the centuries the noblest teachers of the race
have emulated His example. Humanity has been lifted up
and led forward, not by general averageness, nor. by popular
vote, but by those unique souls who, by their example, have
taught mankind the rules of the road.
Today we are blessed by a growing company of dedi-
cated teachers who belong to this noble succession, teachers
who believe in the dignity and worth of human personality,
teachers who are convinced that if the problems of living
together in the modern world are ultimately to be solved,, it
will not be by the coercion of fear nor the compulsion of
force but through emphatic understanding and creative good-

In the frenzied whirl of our swiftly moving, highly com- C-
plex society there are many fearful souls who are baffled and
bewildered as they scan the human horizon of modern man
in his quest for a better life. They interpret the ferment of
social unrest, the flashes of racial distrust, the decline of
morality and the aggression of hatemongers as evidence of
a civilization that is decadent and dying. But Is it not also
true that seen in the perspective of man's potential dignity
and worth, these forces may be, indeed, the birthpangs of a '
new order struggling to be born? With man's rapid accumu-
lation of knowledge- and his determination to explore and
understand the unknown through the techniques of science,
may we not be standing on the threshold of a break-through
which could usher in an era of more adequate opportunities
for all? Carl Sandburg puts it this way: "I see America, not
in the setting sun of a black night of despair ahead of us. I
see America in the crimson light of a rising sun fresh from
the burning, creative hand of God. I see great days ahead, (
great days possible to men and women of vision and faith."
It was the vision of faith ushered in by that first Christ-
mas which swung all history on its hinges, opening forever
the portals of eternal light. It is the teachers of men with
His stance toward life who keep alive humanity's highest
At this Christmas season, as we commemorate the bilt
of the Great Teacher, let us honor the heroic teachers of the
past and pay tribute to the thousands of dedicated teach-er.
among us, for they are the heralds of "Peace on earth, go1-
will to men."

In most cases, the cus-
toms, -the names and Yule-
tide celebration dates across
the worldA.e .not the same.
--for example: SOUTR
AMERICA because of its
overall balmy weather and
own particular customs cel-
ebrates Yuletide amidst
cliclnig castanets and ring-
lig bells. The main day for
exchanging gifts is Epi-
MEXICO begins its Christ-
inas the 16th of December
with. the posadas which
means "inns,'* in remem-
brance of the Holy Family
searching for a place to
stay.,Children then receive
their gifts the 6th of Janu-
ary, which is Epiphany.
GERMANY commences
its holiday festivities on St.
Nicholas Day. Since Ger-
many originated the Christ-
mas Tree theme, ornately
decorated trees play an im-
portant part.

mas holiday is much like
ours. But gift-xchanging
does not 6ccur untit o-xing
Day, t" 26th of Decesi:
ber. Tt', ge-old tradition
comes from feudal times
when the lords filled up
boxes with money and pre-
sented them to their serve.
ants; The land "d-0', m..
.der" AUSTIALI.-. be-
cause of its -idsumnmer cli-
mate caebrates its Christ-
mas outdoors; beach par-
ties are common. **.:*
In JAPAN, Christmas is
a grand affair since the na-
tion adopted western secu-
lar traditions. You'll find St.
Nick, uniquely decorated
trees and gifts, but little or
no meaning is given to the
Christian religious aspect
of this holiday. ...... *
TURKEY where Saint
Nicholas was born cele-
brates Christmas for three
consecutive days and nights.

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May the glad tidings of this
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To Santa

Dear Santa:
Please bring me a train, army
gun helmet and a tractor. I have
been a good boy.
Please don't forget mother and
daddy. I live at 310 Sixteenth St.
in Port St. Joe. Love you.
Buddy Simmons.
Dear Santa Claus:
Dear Santa Claus:

I have been wanting these things:
A basketball goal, a Jungle Jim set,
hunting knife, Timex watch, a Fly-
Tiger Joe, a Winches BB gun, a
ing Tiger line, a Tasty Treat, an
Etch-a-Sketch, a Monopoly, a V-R
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Big Bruiser, a Tommy gun, a re-
corder, if you have one, please.
Steve Davis,
Scuth end of 2nd Ave.

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Doctor Casimer T. Grabowski, Ph.D., March of Dimes research
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detail of current Birth Defects research project to Florida
1965 March of Dimes Chairman George Onett. At Miami and'the
Gainesville-U. of Florida centers, $134,000.00 in March of
Dimes grants has been allocated for Birth Defects research.

r L. Onett Named Chairman

,t te March of Dimes Drive for '65

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George L. Onett of Miami has
been appointed Florida State March
of Dimes Chairman for the 1965
March of Dimes, Ed Foreman, Flor-
ida State Director of the voluntary
healthy group, announced today.
In accepting the appointment, Mr,
Onett stated "I know that birth de-
fects cripple and kill more Ameri.
can children than any other hu,
man disorder, The March of Dimes
is leading the fight against birth
defects because it believes that
people are ready to join an all-out
campaign against this tragic waste
of human life."
"As a matter of fact," he declar-
ed, "one might call certain birth
defects perpetual epidemics since
they are relentlessly transmitted
from generation to generation. As
for emergencies," added Mr. Onett,
"is it not an emergency when 250,-
000 birth defect babies are born
each year, thousands of them doom-
ed to a lifetime of mental and
physical disability?"
The state chairman pointed out
that the March of Dames in the
past six years has made important
advances in the fight against birth
defects. Through the 50 March of
Dimes-financed centers and clinics
across the country, trained medi-
cal teams are providing the best
medical care available for birth de-
fects children and working to de-
velop new techniques which will
enable many more of them to lead
a useful life.
Mr. Onett, a graduate of the Uni-
versity of Pittsburgh and the Uni-
versity of Miami Law School, is
associated with Merrill, Lynch,
Pierce, Fenner and Smith, Inc. The
father of five children, he lives at
338 N- E. 90th Street, Miami, Flor-


To Santa

Dear Santa:
I do my best most of the time and
I try to be good. I would like you
to bring me a pop-gun and a trum-
pet and a punching bag and a
piano. Love.
Billy Ferris.

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And we figure that if you're going to buiy medium
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Track, too-a Pontiac or Tempest from us.
We've got the sales organization, the service and parts

'departments, and everything else you'd expect .with th,
best car deal you ever had.
If you won't tell anybody (except maybe a few friend
who're planning to buy cars themselves), here's a little
trade secret: We're a brand-new Pontiac dealer, so we'wv
got to do better than the competition to get customeM,
Come on down and see if we don't.

The Newest Pontiac-Tempest Dealerin Town



Dear Santa Claus:
I have been good most of the
year. I would like to have these
things if possible:
Jungle Jack, half track, Tiger
Joe, Uncle Wiggly game, Animal
Talk game, any wind-up top, watch,
Vac-u-form, Etch-a-Sketch, X-ray
specs, gas-powered airplane, Rock
'em Sock 'em robot; any of these
three: telescope, microscope, chem-
istry set.
Here is a hint of a toy. See if
you can guess. It roars, it's a mo-
tor? Santa Claus, please bring my
dog and cat something.
Your customer,
Craig Davis,
South end of 2nd Ave.
Dear Santa Claus:
My name is Debbie. I will be 3
years old in February. I would like
for you to bring me a table and
2 chairs, a tea set and a baby doll
with some doll clothes. My broth-
er, Doug, wants an electric football
set. Thank you. I love you, Santa.
Debbie Kelly,
404 Sixth Street,
Highland View, Fla.



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operation where the desire to do reduced expense to the eg -
Children's Home exists. ment, he said. He wished for all
S The Children's Home Society patrons a Very Merry Christn1b
Society l a and Prosperous and Happy,, J rw
oc ty Explinwas formed in Jacksonville in 1902 Year. -r
and has operated as a successful _____ ______ .;,/,,
TO Rotary Club child adoptive agency ever since. Fire Damages House
Rish said the Society serves a CFire s House
The Children's Home Society of dual purpose, returning the unfor- (Cont ued From Page 1)
Saturday night, at 8:30 an alarm
Florida offers the largest service tunate mother back to society and called the department to action
of its kind per capital served in the providing a loving home for the at 1013 McClellan Avenue. A pan
children that arrive from unfor- at 1013 McClellan Avenue. A pan
United States, William J. Rish told tunate situations, of grease on a cook stove caught
the Rotary Club last Thursday. The Society screens carefully the fire, but was extinguished by the
Rish told the club members that child's background and the back- time the department arrf ved'dr
the Society offers a service from ground ofthe home in which the first sent the department to.ad1013ess
private contributions that is nor- child is to be placed. This provides first sent the department, to 101
mally performed by state govern- for a satisfactory adoption proceed- Marvin Avenue, but a cal1 bck to
ments. Rish told the Rotarians that ings for both the mother and the the fire department quickly clari-
this successful operation by pri- prospective parents, as well as fied the wrong address.
vate means is an example of how guaranteeing a good sound home
the people can keep their services for the child as near as possible.
out of the hands of government During 1964, the West Florida November Tax Is
agencies and get more economical Division of the Society, which op- I I 1
c an gt rates out of Pensacola has placed Over October T a
70 children in adoptive homes. Two
lIEffU ^ l,.. 'T aL of these adoptions have been plac- TALLAHASSEE-Sales anid Use
ed in Port St. Joe. Tax collections for November, bas-
j Guests of the club last Thurs- ed on -October business, totaled
day were R. W. Gordon of Jack- $19,956,478, J. Ed Straughn, Direc-
ATC W4SHER sonville, Dave Drew of Port St. tor of the Florida Revenue Com-
Joe, David Young and Lonnie Bell mission, reported this week.
e of Port St. Joe High School. Straughn said collections were
eparae automatic $1,697,523, or 9.29 percent over
cycle for ... the same month last year.
G aslCpo 8n1y to He pointed out that fiscal year
S* collections totaled $98,106,515, up
S e$12,880,163 or 15.11 percent over
I the same period for the previous
WINTER PARK Florida Gas year.
Transmission Co. of Winter Park,d It was also announced that the
Sthe pipeline subsidiary of Florida five percent wholesale sporting
Gas Co., has filed an application goods tax produced $73,944 in No-
with the .Federal Power Commis- vember, as compared with $71,527
sion requesting authority to in- for the same month in 1963. This
crease the capacity of its Texas- was an increase of 3.52 percent or
to-Florida natural gas pipeline by $2,516.
approximately 23 per cent. Fiscal year collections total
The expansion program will cost $499,506, up $286,552 or 134.56
5 valiing nactin of the ex- approximately $42,700,000 and will percent.over the same period dur-
Surgilator@ agitator. 6 permit the company to increase,its ing 1963.
n deteget, filters out lint deliveries of natural gas to mar-
nutomatre lly.kets in Florida from 359 to ap- CARD OF THANIKS
Sputomaticallyroimately 444 million cubic feet We wish to express our thanks
RA b Wher day. to our neighbors, friends and the
RCs, athoried by. adio Corporation of Americo. J. Bo en. president of the doctors and staff of the Municipal
company, said, "In order to serve Hospital who, by their many acts
Soak All Porcelain the increasing requirements of our of kindness, helped us during the
S All represent gas customers, as well as recent illness and time of bereave-
Few customers locating in our ment of our husband, son and bro-
S in market area, it is necessary for us their, John Carlton O'Brian.
to expand our pipeline system. The Mrs. John Carlton O'Brian
1 expansion will provide gas for our Mr. and Mrs. Grady O'Brian
SS' _retail gas distribution companies and Thomas
S andour industrial custoirfers but Mr. and Mrs. Bill Griffith
203 REID AVENIE does not include any additional and sons '
gas -for 'the electric generating ------
-,.-- -- ?" plantss of ,dur tk.)'largesr cultomi. 1'.'" -
ers, Florida Power Corp. and Flor-
ida Power & Light Go.~"
Florida Gas "Transmission Co.
expects to receive approval of the
project from the FCC in tihe for.
the expanded pipeline system to
go into operation no later than
Jan. 1, 1967.

".. Neese Delivers THE S-T AR

MAS Xmas Message
,f--S Rev. Dave Neese gave his fellow
Kiwanians a Christmas message
IN G S Tuesday noon based on the theme
G ;"Peace On Earth".
--" Neese said that man really does-
n't analyze what he is saying when
rnhe wishes for "peace on Earth".
lad timing, He stated that the Bible records
holidaythat the history of man begins with l
ppy holiday men seeking peace on Earth-but '
they are forever trying to provide w
h i tns[j ~this peace through their own ef
forts and intellects and as a result FOR SALE: Single dwelling, 2
are failing miserably in their ef- bedrooms. Easy terms. Closing
forts. cost only. Call Cecil G. Costin, Jr.
Neese said, "Peace is not the re FOR RENT: At 119 Third Ave.,
sult of the strivings of men through Highlahd View, 3 bedroom house.
conferences, abilities, coaimmittees, Plumbing, bath, water heater, car-
or even by war- e-ac- comes only port. $30.00 month to reliable par-
ao ty. See Whitfield, 881 Hayes, phone
as a free gift of GCo.A" 227-3983 oro write Givens, Crystal
The speaker pointed out that Lake, Fla. (Also want good 250
man seeks after peace by every gal. gas tank.) 4tp-12-3
means except that way guaranteed FOR RENT: Spacious 2-bedroom
to work. "Peace-begins one by one furnished apartment on 12th St.
in the hearts of men as they ac- Call 227-4261 days or 648-4600 eve-
cept God". nings and nights. tfc-11-5
Guests of the club were Joe FOR RENT: 3 bedroom unfuxrnish-
Hendrix, Jr., Luke Houston and ed house at 522 3rd St. Phone
Dave Drew, all of Port St. Joe. 227-8642. tfc-12-17
Rai FOR RENT: Upstairs furnished

Post Office To Closec

we extend our sincere good wishes.

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ed. first floor apartment. Phone masonry home. Located on Mar-
22 -7761. tfc-11-13 vih Ave. Phone 229-4486. tfc-11-5
CR SALE: Office machine ribbons
ROOM 'FO?, RENT: Call John W for all popular machines. $1.00
Brown. Phone 227-8541. tfc-7-16 The Star. Phone 227-3161.
'GOOD USED TV's, Gocd si etion. MOVING? Your MAYFLOWER
From $25.0 Oand-fip. St. JCO R-- man is as near as your telephone.
dio and TV. 228 Reid Ave. Phona ('all 227-2011. SURPL US SALES
227-4081. tfe 12-17 OF ST. JOE, across from the Post
Office. Local and Long Distance
FOR SALE: Small 2 bedroom dwel- Moving. Free Estimates.
ling at Oak Grove. Also two-'
story dwelling on 10th Street. See WOOD WORKS Screen doors,
Citizens' Federal Savings and LoanI picture frames, cabinets, kitchen .
Association. tfc sinks made to order. P. G. Hart,
Phone 648-4223. tfc-2-13
FOR SALE: Three bedroom house.
H-flardwood floors, built in electric A.cOHOLIrs ANONYMOUS Meet
appliances, built in heating system, -.evry Wednesday night, 8 pmn.
apatmnt 105MoumntAy- 11~11111K1~1~ Y1~U1 U *?'irin ~ue,~ 1f ~. od

apartment. 1505 Monument Ave-ca lna knc.i2years o w. ,* ",rlsb House, 309g % t ISt. Port
SEE US nue. Phone 227-7421. tfc-10-f information ncall 227-8341. tfc-22 Joe. Fla Phone 229-3 4id foe
FOR .RENT: Business property n -FOR SALE: 3. bedroom house in 1i her information or write P. O.
for live Highway 98. With living quarters Oak Grove, 615 Maddox St. Chain Lt.- 535.
connected. Phone 229-1361. tfc-8-6 link fence around -back yard. Con-
FOR RENT: 3 bedroom house on tact Bill Sweazy, 227-8677. tfc-1224 FOR SALE: Legal ruled pads. 25c
Poinsettias Hunter Circle. See Fennon Tal- FOR SALE by owner. House in East each. The Star. 227-3161.
ley. tfc-12-3 Point. 2 bedrooms, on a 100 x THERE WILL BE a regular com-
and FOR RENT: 3 bedroom house, un- 200 ft. corner lot. C. T. Laws, 408 munication of Por' St .I'n* i)dge
Madison St., Oak Grove. Phone No .111, F. & 4 U.. every first
furnished on St. Joe Beach. $60 229-2781. 5tp-11-26 and third Thus day at 8:00 p.m.
Mums month. Inquire Jim Mapes, 648-
3 3840. tfc-10-1 CAMP FOR SALE: 1961 55x10 A
Fleetwood trailer, 3 bedroom on
FOR RENT: 2 bedroom front cot- lot complete with septic tank, 2" N. G. MARTIN, W. M.
tage with large porch. On St. deep well with 1 hp. pump. Has h. L. BURGE, Secretary
Vittm's owers Joe Beach. $35.00 week. Phone dock. Lot has been built up. River
Vittu s ow r 648-3472. tfc-7-16 front, ready to use. On Chipola Ri- WILLIS V. ROWAN, POST |114
ver Cutoff. Contact Frank McDon- THE AMERICAN LEGION, meet.
1017 Woodward Ave. FOR RENT: Two 2-bedroom fur- ald, Phone 229-4731. 4tc-11-12 Ing second and fourth Tuesday
nished and one 3-bedroom fur- nights, 8:00 p.m. American Leiog
Phone 227-3046 nished houses at Beach. 2-bedroom SALESMAN WANTED: Are you Horme.
furnished, 2-bedroom unfurnished looking for a good part-time or
and 1-bedroom furnished houses in full-time income in Gulf County or R.A.M.-Regular convocation on St.
Port St. Joe. Enquire at Smith's Port St. Joe. Many Rawleigh deal- Joseph Chapter No. 56, R.AJM.
Pharmacy, Phone 227-5111. tfc ers earn $2.50 and up per hour. 1st and 3rd Mondays. All visiting
CLASSIFIED ADS See John E. Hewett; 512 Kraft Ave. companions welcome.
.., SEPTIC TANKS pumped out. Call Panama City or write Rawleigh JOE EVANS, High Priest,
~ S" Buford GQiffiun phone 229-3097 FA L 100 26, Memphis, Tenn.. 24 JOHN C. DICKEY, Secretary '

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be bright and merry.

Thanks to all our friends for their

Loyalty. A happy holiday to you all!

Jim Cooper Motor Co., Inc.


Savory Apple-Sausage Casserole
Topped With Cornibread Wedges

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Asit comes from the oven, this casserole gives forth the
fine fruity fragrance-of apples, the meat aroma of browned
sausages, the invitation of fresh, hot cornbread. Well it might
... for it offers the three favorites, canned apple sauce, sausages
and cornbread 'combined in one.savory new dish.
First, the apple sauce with a good piece of butter, brown
sugar and lemon juice to dress it up. Half the browned sausages
are put right in with the apple sauce, the cornbread batter
poured on top and the whole baked. Then the remainder of
the browned sausages are laid on top, and back into the oven
the dish goes. So you have sausages below deck and on top,
with a gentle bubble of apple sauce coming up in the center
and between the cornbread wedges ... all most flavor.
4 cups canned apple sauce 1 cup flour
4 cup brown sugar 3 teaspoons baking powder
Y teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons bufftter % cup.cornmeal
2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 tablespoons shortening
4 cup water 1 egg
1 pound tiny sausages n V2 teaspoon instant onion
(about 14-16) 1 cup milk
In "a greased 3-quart casserole, combine apple sauce, sugar,
salt, butter, lemon juice and water; place in hot oven 400
'degrees, to heat while preparing remainder of recipe aboutt
15 minutes).
Prick sausages well, place in cold skillet; add hot water to
cover and bring to a boil. Drain, then. brown. Arrange half
the sausages on top*of apple sauce in. casserole; reserve re-
maining sausages for use later in recipe.
Sift flour with baking powder and salt; stir in cornmeal.
Cut in shortening. Mix .egg, onion and milk; stir all at once
into dry ingredients. Use a wet spoon to drop cornbread mix-
ture on top of apple-sausage mixture; cover, using a doubled
piece of heavy foil if necessary. Return casserole to hot even
and steam. for 20 minutes.. Remove cover and place remaining
browned sausages in spaces between cornbread. Return to hot
oven for an additional 15 minutes, baking, uncovered.

THE STAR, Port St. Joe, 1Ha. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1964
forward to your visit! How are you this Christmas,
If you're able will you please Santa. Remember we still love you.
bring me a cowboy suit, and every- We want you to bring us what you
thing that goes with one! A frosty can. These are the specials we
snowcone machine and anything have in mind, please: guitar, drum
you think I would like. set, boots, guns, trucks.
We will leave cookies and milk Love from us both.
for you Christmas Eve. Lots of Darrell and Dale Patton.

Stuart Guilford.
Dear Santa:

Say You Saw It In The Star

May the blessings of the
Season abide with you always.


Letters To

Dear Santa Claus
I am 5 years old. I have a broth- e
er who is 2 years old. I want you -.
to bring him an electric train,
guitar, blackboard and some trucks.
Bring me a give-a-show projector,
guitar, blackboard, gun and some
trucks, too. We have been good
We will have you some cake and .4
coffee on the table. The back door
will be open for you to come in at.
Danny and Kenneth Peak.

Dear Santa Slaus:
I am a good little 3% year old
girl and I wish you would hurry up
and come see me!
I want a cowboy suit, 2 guns,
boots, a hat and gloves. I want a
Varoom tricycle and a cooking set.
Stuart and I will leave cookies
for you. We love you.
Yvonne Guilford.
Dear Santa Claus:
I have been a good boy. I am 5
years old and am really looking


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THE STAR, Port St. Joe, Fla. THURSDAY, DBCEMBER 24, 1964 Christmas Season Workers Advised

I Christmas Cut-Ups To Check On Social Security Card.


County Agent's


By CUBIE LAIRD, County Agent

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4-H Clubs and Adult Leaders ing on their production and other
All Gulf County 4-H Clubs are home projects, record keeping, etc.
now community clubs of boys. One They will attend club meetings
hundred eleven boys have register- when they wish and sometimes
ed in four clubs operated by the teach at these meetings. The fol-
following organizational adult lead-1 lowing men are now Project Lead-
ers: ers:
Wewahitchka Senior Club Wewa Senior Club
"Lance Pippin. 2. Electricity-Milton Whitfield.
Wewahitchka, Junior Club b. Vegetables-Robert Tindell.
Clyde Paul. c. Livestock-Carl Dean.
Highland View Olub-Rev. Gor- d. Forestry-J. A. Daniels, Jr.
T46n Adams. e. Beekeeping-Clyde Bozeman.
Port St. Joe. Club-Mrs. Kenneth f. Poultry
-JSwan. Wewa Junior Club
Wewahitchka; Clubs no\\ include a. Vegetables-Willie Griffin.
Honeyville and Dalkeith communi b. Hogs and Cows'
.ties, however, -when we have more c. Beekeeping-L. L. Lanier, Jr.
leaders in the' work, these clubs In the Port St. Joe Club, Mrs.
may be divided.' Anyone who will Henry Hatcher is assisting xk ith the
volunteer to work with a club of club work. Sherrill Hartley is also
boys, please contact me at ant early working as an Activity Leader.
-date. Any other community desir- The Highland View Club is now
ing to organize a 4-H Club of 8 to beginning its activities and getting
40 boys, is encouraged to do so set up for a good club there. They
and any volunteer leaders who will are needing volunteer Project Lead-
assist are urged to contact me for ers and Activity Leaders. Activity
instructions on procedure, supplies, Leaders assist with special club ac-
materials, club program, lesson tivities such as educational and
plahs and information on home recreational events.
projects, etc. As is indicated in the list, some
The organizational leaders will additional leaders are needed. In
be assisted by Project Leaders who the places where there is only one
will visit the club members, teach leader listed, another one or two
and encourage them- about carry- are needed to assist. Won't you

May love and hope dwell
within your heart at Christmas
and throughout the year ahead,






at Port St. Joe

Member: Florida National Group of Banks Member: Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.

Helene Gladys Dot Barbara

.. ...

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A spreading seasonal hobby is making Christmas medallions
from tin-can tops. All you need are needle-nosed pliers, an ice
pick and a pair of small tin snips. Cut tin-can lid into six even
divisions, leaving a dime-size uncut area in the center. Then cut
each section into thin strips, taking care to cut first from the
right, then from the left of the section, leaving an uncut strip
down the center of section. Snips will cause thin strips on left
to curl up automatically; on right, to curl down. Using pliers.
you can twist these curls into any other pattern desired. The ice
pick is for punching a hole to string medallion on tree.

Students, housewives and others, cial Security Office. Most employ-
who plan to work during the Christ- ers will not hire a worker who can-
mas season are advised to check on not present his Social Security
their Social Security card now, ac- card.
cording to John V. Carey, District Individuals who have never had
Manager of the Panama City So- a Social Security card should ap-
ply for one without delay, Carey
help with this work? If you will continued. Women should check
do so, let me and the organizational their Social Security card now to
leader of the club you choose know. be sure that their card shows their
The organizational leaders will correct name. If the card happens
hold meetings of their clubs once to be in their maiden name and the
or twice each month according to woman Worker has married, an ap-
their own situation and desires. plication should be made to have
The meeting places and times will the name changed.
also be selected in the same man- Change of name on a Social Se-
ner. curity card can be accomplished at
We have been holding several the local district office in a mat-
4-H Adult Leader Training meet- ter of a few minutes if the woman
ings recently and Gulf County now worker brings her Social Security
appears to be off again, under a card with her. It generally takes
new system, toward a good County about 10 days, however, to issue an
4-H Club program, original card for a person who has
All 4-H Club boys, who register- never had one, or to furnish a du-
ed this past fall, contact your club plicate card when the individual
leader for information on your cannot bring the old card with
club's activities, meetings, and him.
your own home project work, etc. The key to all rights under So-
Boys who wish to join a club and cial Security is the name and num-
take an active part in it and carry, ber on your individual Social Se-
a home project, contact the lead- curity card, Carey concluded. You
ers or present club members and may not have retirement, disabil-
apply for membership. The club ity or survivors benefit rights un-
will vote upon your membership. der Social Security unless you get
Senior Club' members are ages credit for all of your earnings.
13-19. Employers cannot possibly make
Junior Clubs' members are ages a correct report of your earnings
10-12. unless you show them a correct So-
Clubs not named Junior or Sen- cial Security card. Individuals liv-
ior are for all ages, 10-19. ing outside of Panama City may,
Project leaders contact the or- obtain the necessary application
ganizational leader of your club forms for an original, a duplicate,
and get the names of the boys you or a change of name Social Secur-
are to work with. ity card at the nearest Post Office.

Good wishes around you, good cheer abounding.
may the heart-warming simple joys of Chistmas be yours.

St. Joe Furniture & Appliance Co.

Easy Credit Low Prices



We Appreciate the Opportunity of Serving You In 1964 and Hope
We Can Serve You Better In 1965. Thank You, E. J. Rich and Sons

THROUGH JAN. 5, 1965

We Are Celebrating the Old Year Out and the New Year In With

Extra Extra SPECIALS Good for Two Big Weeks JANUARER5,231965
Our Finest Hickory Smoked Tenderized Our Finest Slab Ga. Grade 'B' Streak--Lean First Cut re Is None Better In the SuppWorld" y!
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2c Pu A Mt Average Weight, 7 to 12 Pounds
ib H ^39 Swift Premium All Meat C "
HUNK BOLOGNA 3 full pounds REMINDERS. We Have Selected for Xmas
SROUND BEEF---------3 pounds Fruited Cooked, Ready to Eat
Shank Portion MEATY NECK BONES ------- 5 lbs. PICNICS and HAMS

Christmas Day TANGERINES APPLES FL R Those Hard Earned Dollars!
Open Wednesday and Thursday TANGERINESyAPPLES FLO U R
and Saturday, 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 PILLSBURY CANNED
PM. for your convenience. to8:00 GRAPEFRUIT 10Lb. Bag 25 Lb. Bag BISCUITS
(Your Choice of Variety) SCIT
Vine pe Golden Delicious C$ 9 BISCUITS
BT LB. 3 bags.. $1.00 99$19 4Cans29c
With A Food OrderT2 9 c
VinewRipe T lWed.Morning oing
Turns FWJOE for O
WALNUTS Home Grownips SNUFF tDoor Buster 9 9
PECANS Why Pay More? (AI d8 to 12:30 p.m. 0 1 L C
Pun V I U Co Wlards Wed., Dec. 30 With $5.00 Order or More

39 15EW CROP GOOD Cake Mi
Fresh Floridaff January 1
Fresh Yellow Tangerines PECANS 3 bs. $1.00 10 pct. o All Day
CORN and
Ears Oranges Best Quality, Best Flavor, Natural Ripened LB. PORK REGISTER FOR RICH'S Your Total will be Cheaper at Rich's
3ADozenR tD CASH Jackpot One Doz. Ga. Grade 'A' LARGE
s39 4:00 P.M. With $10.00 Order or More



Morning Glory, 'A' Grade
Clover Valley 'B' Grade
13 to 20 Pound Average

lb. 29c

Apalach Fresh-With Order
Oysters pt. 89c

Ga. Grade 'B'
Fryers lb. 2

Clover Valley Large Grade
4 to 7 Lb. Avg.
HENS lb. 2

Ga. Grade 'A' Lg.

Nabisco Reg. 31c Sweet F
-B- Saltines Potatoes Pe
9c 28c 5c 1

or Salad

2VY Pound Size
each 99 c
"As Long As They Last

Specials for all day
til 8 p.m. each nite

Half Gal.

for Dressing
No. 303 Can



Mix It Upl
All Xmas


Ocean Spray
Limit 2 Cans
Cello Bag for Salad
Celery, Tomatos
Carrots, Radishs


Give Fruit For Christmas
Mixed Box

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THE STAR, Port St. Joe, Fla. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1964

.- Say You Saw It In The Star -

St. Joe Pure Service Station

Birth Defects Blamed

On Miss Use of Drugs

Board of Health said today preg-
nant women can cause deformities
in their babies through careless
use of drugs, faulty oil or gas heat-
ers, deficient diets-and even by
contracting a disease through no
fault of their own.
Dr. David L. Crane, director of

Park Prospects

Appear Dimmer
Hon. James G. McDaniel, Ch'mn.,
Board of County Commissioners,
Gulf County,
Wewahitchka, Florida.
Dear Commissoner:
Pursuant to our policy of keep-
ing you fully informed on the status
of our plans for development of
the proposed state park on St.
Joseph's Peninsula, I must now ad-
vise you that it will very shortly
be necessary for us to suspend the
construction projects in which we
have recently been engaged there
because of the uncertainty as to
whether an access road will be pro-
vided any time in the near future.
In the absence of definite infor-
mation on this point, our Board is
understandably reluctant to au-
thorize the expenditure of addi-
tional funds on this site.
We very much regret that this
situation has developed. As you
know, we believe this park has tre-
mendous recreational possibilities,
and that it will unquestionably
justify the extensive development
program we have planned for it.
I hope you will soon be able to of-
fer us some encouragement.
Very sincerely yours,
N. E. Bill Miller,



the Bureau of Maternal and Child
Health, said "The major problem is
self-medication. A woman may be
pregnant and not know it and care-
less use of a drug could cause mal-
formation of the child. The critical
time is during the first three
months. She should take drugs only
on a physician's advice."
He said there are eight known
causes of malformations "but we
suspect there are many more. Proof
is most difficult."
One of the causes he gave is
German measles, a mild disease
which sometimes isn't even recog-
nized. "There is no vaccine against
this disease," he said. "The best
thing is to expose all young girls
so they may have immunity when
they are grown and able to have
Other causes are a parasite call-
ed toxoplasma gondi which science
knows almost nothing about; some
drugs which may break down es-
sential food vitamins in some sus-
ceptible persons; some hormone
drugs; severe iodine deficiency,
ionizing ;radiation, the principal
one now being x-ray-with fall-
out a possible future problem; car-
bon monoxide; and the infamous
drug thalidomide.
"Most seacoast inhabitants have
little trouble with iodine defi-
ciency because of the seafood they
eat; but inlanders can be seriously
affected unless they eat fish or
foods grown in areas adjacent to
or once covered by tidal waters
since this is the principal source
of iodine in our food," Dr. Crane
said. "The first food adulterant
permitted by the U. S. government

for everyone!

Roche's Furniture & Appliance Co.

le w

loaded with cheer ...

was addition of iodine to salt to affected by automobile fumes un- the well-documented thalidomide
help control goiter." less she gets enough fresh air. -that we can only suspect some
"Carbon monoxide can be very "This year there have been some agents which may be dangerous.
sneaky. Faulty heaters may let es- 9,000 cass of German measles in Tests with laboratory animals do
cape amounts so small the prospec- Florida against only about 1,000 not prove out the same way on hu-
tive mother doesn't know it but the last year. This is a tremendous in,- mans. It may be years before we
amounts may be large enough to crease and so we can fairly well can add positively to our list of
affect her unborn baby. All heat- trace causes of malformation due eight. Meanwhile, the pregnant
ers should be vented and rooms to this disease. But there are so woman should be very careful of
sufficiently aired. She can even be few in all other categories-except her health."

Miss Kay Creech Visiting Parents Hansons Visiting in Ocala
Miss Kay Creech, a student at Mrs. John T. Hanson and chil.
Asbury College, Wilmore, Ky., is dren left Monday to spend Christ-
spending the holidays with her par- was with her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
ents, Mr. and Mrs. Gus Creech. iE. S. Stephens, in Ocala.


IF'-- --- I







greetings to all our- friends!


Z? L

THE STAR, Port St. Joe, Fla. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1964

high for Faye's with 359. Faye ed up the 517 split. Good going,
Gardner added 334. Mary. Wynell Burke (sub) 422.

Bowling News

GULF COUNTY LADIES LEAGUE was high bowler for Florida Bank
St. Joe Furniture moved into with 465. She had games of 162-
first place last week as they won 164-159. Norma Hobbs had 396.
four games from Florida Bank. St. Joe Laundry wen three games
Evelyn Smith led the victors with over Faye's Drive-In on lanes 3
ra fine 524 series. She had games and 4. Brenda Perry bowled high
of 167-179-178. Jean Dennis added for the Laundry with a 434. She
a lot of help with 492. She had had a high game of 167. Mary
games of 146-186-160. Ruby Lucas Whitfield rolled 364. Ollie Neel was

Comforter's won three games
over Nedley's Florist on lanes 5
and 6. Sue Moore was high bowler
for Comforter's with 440. She roll-
ed 137-149-154. Elise Rogers had
424. She had two good games of
171-150 but the other one wasn't
so good. Myra Hodge rolled 395
for Nedley's. Joe Brown added 339.
13 Mile won three games from
Glidden on lanes 7 and 8. Donna
Ward bowled high for 13 Mile with
426. She had 154-131-141. Billie
Padgett had a 376 despite the fact
that she left the big 7-10 split five
times in the last two games. Omie
Rose bowled well over her aver-
age with 372. Julia Morris rolled
363 for Glidden aided by Sammie
Dean's 344.
This entire league wishes Max-
ine Jensen a speedy recovery so
she can bowl with us again.
Team standings: W. L.

St. Joe Furniture _-____41% 14Y2 u s colee for our ChnrismaS party.
Comforter's 40% 15% It is customary at this time of year
St. Joe Laundry ------26 30 that we exchange gifts, but since
Nedley's 24 32 one of our fellow bowlers was in
Faye's 24 32 the hospital and undergoing some
Gidden 23% 32 expensive treatment, we decided it
Forida Bank ---------22% 33/2 was much better to take up a col-
13 Mile 22. 34 election toward helping to pay for
these treatments.
LADIES COFFEE LEAGUE We had a sizeable collection and
On lanes 1 and 2 The Senators the girls who won the money do-
took three games from Beaman's nated it to this fund, also, which
with Mary Brown high for The Sen- makes us all believe that it is more
ators with a 441; Vivian Hardy a blessed to give than receive in a
388, Betty Whitehurst 378 and Mil- time like this. May God bless each
dred Kennington a 339. and every one of you.
Audrey Tanner was high for Merry Christmas and a Happy
Beaman's with a 380; Loyce Bea- New Year.
man 343, Eleanor Williams 312 and See you all next year on January
Irene Beaman 294. 7 and be ready to bowl.
On lanes 3 and 4, Rich's took all Standings: W. L.
four games from Jitney Jungle with Jitney Jungle --------37 19
Gloria Morgan high for Rich's with E. L. Amison's -------37 19
a 403, Jonnia Sykes a 378, Marie Whitfield Strikers 30 22
Boone 305 and Pat Stores 276. West Florida Gas ----27% 28%
Evelyn Smith was high for Jit- Rich's Super Market __26% 29
ney Jungle with a 458; Lois Faulk Tapper's Senators --__25 30
415, Jean Stebel 378 and Janet Pate's Service Station __22% 32
Marshall 338. Beaman's Plumbing ___12% 43
On lanes 5 and 6, West Florida
Gas took three games from Whit-
field Strikers with Janet King high r PINES
for West Florida Gas with 411, ,.' P'E -
Alice Machen 387, Linda Richard- ,- Stand Tall
son (sub) 361 and Allie McDonald n Florida's
310. I 1 In Florida's
Mary Harrison was high for the Future
Strikers with a 440. She also pick-

1MVay all your roads lead you to Christmas:

to Oherished hearts, to cheerful hlearth, to spirit's

strength, iwithl the blessing of the joyous Season.




Ruby Lucas 368 and Eula Dickey
On lanes 7 and 8, Amison's and
Pate's split two and two with Lois
Smith high for Amison's with a
436, Verna Burch 404, Ann Whittle
398 and Christine Lightfoot 346.
Mary Alice Lyons was high for
Pate's with a 398, Debbie Tankers-
ley 311 and Mary Parker 280.
Wayne Smith gave away $10 to
the first three who howled the
most pins over their average. This
was won by Vivian Hardy who won
$5 with 58 pins over her average;
Janet King $3 with 48 pins over
her average and Audrey Tanner $2
with 44 pins over her average.
Thanks a million, Waynel We ap-
preciate your interest in our
Several of the girls brought re-
freshments and Wayne furnished
71,z rnf-f. f, -, P-At+- +-

wishing you. the Season's joy

Comforter Funeral Home


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1, possible. pends on the total annual Social know what their total earnings for Social Security benefits can over did not work for wages of
P till Retired Person May alare went on to explain that Security benefits due the entire were for 1964. Certainly anyonenever go back more than 12 months, more than $100.00 and did no
Earnings of $1,200.00 per year are family. Accordingly, all workers who was age 62 during any part of so you will need to file your claim take an active part in the oper-
For Some Social Security Benefits no longer the absolute amount be- age 62 and over should contact 1964 should check on the possibil- this month or in January to re- ation of a trade or business, Carey
yond which all Social Security their nearest Social Security office ity of claiming some Social Secur- ceive all of the Social Security stated. Further, the retirement test
Many people in this area do not ing. However, there are many in- checks would be cut off. Instead, to determine how their earnings ity benefits for 1964 unless his benefits that may be possible in under Social Security does not ap--
realize, that they can draw some dividuals age 62 and over who have $1,200.00 is the point at which So. would affect the payment of Social earnings were extremely high. A your individual case. ply beginning with the month that
Social Security benefits when they not filed a Social Security claim cial Security checks begin to be Security benefits in their individ- man age 62 and over could have Also, some Social Security bene- an individual reaches age 72.
are partially retircus they exct to earn over adjusted due to excess earnings. ual case. earnings of more than $3,500.00 fits may be due in spite of extreme- The Social Security Office for
re parally rere, according to eca y xpec The actual amount of earnings Carey stated that tax filing time for 1964 and still be entitled to ly high earnings if there were one this area is located at 1135 Har-
John V. Carey, District Manager of $1,200.00 a year, and believe that which would prevent the payment is near and very shortly all self- some Social Security payments if or more months during the year in prison Avenue, Panama City, Flor-A
the Panama City Social Security no Social Security payments are of any Social Security checks de- employed and salaried people will his wife was also age 62. A claim which an individual age 62 and ida, (telephone 763-5331).
Office. Some individuals age 62 and
over know about this provision in
the retirement test and are draw-
ing some Social Security benefits
even though they are still work-

Sealed Bids in Duplicate will be
received by the Board of Public
Legal H V .... ||

1:00 A. M., Jan 12, 1965, at which
me and place all bids will be pub-
dely opened and read aloud for
the construction of:
Additions To--
(A) Washington School, Port St. .
ADoe, Florida, Job No. 6413

(C) Highland View School, High- A
and View, Florida, Job No. 6412.
Washington School:
Work on this project consists of .1
adding a Science Laboratory, One
'1) Regular Class Room, Mechani- -
ni Equipment Room, Toilets, to-
-ether with connecting covered
-alkway. Electrical, Plumbing and
Treating to be connected into Pexist-
ig systems. Structure toW -be of...,
block walls, concrete rigid frames
and roof slabs.4
Total Area Approximately 3,266- --
Sq. Feet. ~ ..
Carver School: .
Work on this project consists of
adding two (2) Regular Class .
Rooms, Boiler Room and Storage.
Room, also providing new Vinyl-.
asbestos tile finished floor, Heating
and Lighting for existing. Two (2) '.I
Regular Class Rooms. Heating con-
nected to new Boiler Room, Elee-
trical and Plumbing to connect
into existing system.
Structure to be Block bearing.
walls, with Porex deck on bulb .
tees, secured to prestressed key-
stone joist.
Total Area Approximately 2,031
Highlanc View School:
Work on this project consists of
adding one (1) Regular Class Room, Vy.-.," .
together with connecting covered
walkway. Electrical, Plumbing and"
Heating to connect into ciaig
Structure to be concrete rigid
frames with 9" block exterior walls.
Total Area Approximately 1,091
Sq. Feet,
The General Contractor shall fur-
nish all labor, materials and equip-
ment, and shall be responsible for
the entire completion of the proj-
et. -.--"- .
Plans, Specifications and Con-
tract Documents may be inspected .
at the office of the Owner or Archi-
tect, and may be procured~ by Gen-_4
eral Contractors from Norman P..L
Gross, Architect, 423 West Beach
Drive, Panama City, Florida, uponII-Iw
a deposit of $60.00. The full amount ,
of the deposit will be returned to6
each General Contractor who sub-S
mits a bid. All other deposits will
be refunded with a deduction of 04*-
cost of reproduction and delivery S4,
of the documents, upon return of
all documents in good condition -_W
within less than ten (10) days after
date of the opening of bids.
Subcontractors may obtain aII-No
complete set of drawings and spe-
cifications at the cost of reproduc-
tion and mailing, the amount ofI
which is not refundable.
Cashier's check, Certified check
or Bid Bond, for not less than 5%
of the amount of the bid, must ae-
company each proposal.
Performance, Labor and Material
Bond and Workmen's Compensa-AI
tion Insurance will be required of
the successful bidder.."... .
Right is reserved to reject any -
or all proposals and waive techm-
No bidder may withdraw his bid
for a period of thirty (30) days
after date set for opening.
Bids will be taken separately, or
~as combination of two schools, or
combination bid for all three (3). .
The Board of Public Instruction,
Gulf County,
Wewahitchka, Florida.
Norman P. Gross, Architect,
Panama City, Florida.


for live ., May the Glitter andSparkle of Christmas Continue to

0o ns jas j Radiate in Your Heart Throughout the Year.

Vittum's Flowers

__ Mone 22St. Joe raper Company

.U.6'- III------I-66._-

Letters to Santa

Dear Santa Claus: Susan Quarles,'
Please bring me Barbie, Kan and 209 Ninth Street.
Skipper. I have Midge. Thank you.
Love. Dear Santa Claus:

I would like a thomdolina. I
would like a baby bed. I would like
5 baby blankets. I would like a lit-
tle rocker. I would like a magic
bottle. I would like a Bumpa bear.
I would like a record player and
some records, about 5. I would like
a Monopoly. I would like a doll that
burps, I would like a bike.

Shann Smith,
101 Duval St.
Dear Santa:
Our names are Kelly, Bobby and
David Stores. We have been good
Please bring Kelly a golden tea
set, a doll with hair curlers, pow-

'A- rIl --~

- bur warmest Yuletide greetings

and thank you

for your thoughtful patronage.

der and all that other stuff, paints,
and other surprises.
Bring Bobby a truck, a wagon,
airplane and surprises.
Please, Dear Santa, bring David
a rattle and a Teddy bear.
We love you very much, and may
God bless you and all little chil-
dren everywhere.
With love,
Kelly, Bobby and David.

Dear Santa:
L love you. I have been good in
school. I love you, Santa. I am 8
years old. I wish I could see you.
I will see you.
Renay Worley.

Dear Santa Claus:
I want a Pogo stick, please. And
I would like to have a two-way
radio. And may I have a real dark
brown football with leather laces.
And blanks for my vacuum-form.
Thank you.
Yours truly,
Benjy Gibson.

Dear Santa:
I want you to bring me a doll
that can walk and talk, a big doll
and her clothes, and I want you to
'bring me a piano and I want you to
bring me a ring, and a size seven
and a half ring and a dress, 13 and
a half.
Beverly Shackleford.

Dear Santa:
I want you to bring me a ten
speed and some tires and a speed-
ometer and I want you to bring a
rifle and record and some tape
and a camera, and some apples and
oranges. Please bring this torpedo.
Arthur Shackelford.
Dear Santa Claus:
Thank you for the things you
brought last Christmas. I will be
happy with whatever you leave for
me this year, but I would especially
like a cowboy suit and a filling sta-
tion, and maybe a train if you have
enough to go around. Love.
Lee Ellzey.
Dear Santa:
I do my best most of the time and
I try to be good. I would like you
to bring me a pop-gun and a trum-'
pet and a punching bag and a
piano. Love.
Milly Ferris.

Dear Santa:
I would like for you to bring me
a Kissy doll, a coffee pot, a stroller
and Kenner building. blocks.

THE STAR, Port St. Joe, Fla. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1964

Say You Saw It In The Star -

our wish for you this Christmas:
to experience as never before the
fulfillment of the joyous Season.

J. Lamar Miller




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Phone 229-1291

223-25 1Monument Ave.

THE STAR, Port St. Joe, Florida THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1964 athologist with the University of den Ager H
Florida Agricultural E periment Gol

F Pre-emergence damping-off rots Christmas Party
orinda ardon Notes... the seedlings before the young TheGoldenAgersmetDecember
sprouts break through the soil. The ,oe rs er
By Hervey Sharpe, Editor, Florida for transplanting. Baking so This phase of the disease is most 15 in the home of Mrs. Calla Per-
By Hervey Sharpe. Editor, Florida for transplanting. Bakinghsoil at severe in cool, wet soils where ritt for the annual Christmas
Agricultural Extension Service 160 degrees for two hours will kill germination is slow. Post-emerg- party. A short business meeting was
A beautiful garden is like the nematodes, weed seed and damp- ence disease attacks the seedings held. In the last meeting the presi-
vow-for better or for worse-be- ing-off orgisms. Formalin will also Succulent stems become blackened dexlt, Mrs. E. H. Vanlandingham,
cause flowers also thrive on love cleanse soil| Damping-off of seed and watersoaked at the ground line appointed Mr. Flood and Mr. Fil-
and care. and seedlings is the risk you run Plants wilt and fall. The roots de- lingim to locate a warmer place
So to keep from being divorced if you fail to treat the seed or ster- cay and the plants die. than the Stac House for the group
from a living beauty, start off your ilize the soil. Treating flower seeds with pro- to meet in the winter months. Mr.
romance of flowers quite warmly. There are two types of damping- Treating flower seedt dusts withsuch as Arasan, Cere- Flood reported that the Florida
Tht is, bake the soil prior to off fungus that are responsible for san, Cuprocide, Semesan or Sper- Power lounge had been reserved
filling the seed flats. Sterilizing poor stand or weakened plants, ac- gon prevents losses. It takes prac- for the second and fourth Monday
the soil insures health seedlings cording to Dr. H. N. Miller, plant tically no time at all. in January, February and March.!
For small packets of seeds, place Christmas gifts were exchanged
a pinch of the protectant dust in by the members. Christmas. cards
You Are Cordially Invited To Attend the packet with the seed and shake were signed by the group to send
to those unable to attend.
Lon ALB t C \it vigorously until all the seed are Those not in attendance includ-
n AV Baptist hurch coated. This coating of fungicide ed Mrs. Ellen Kirkland, Mr. and
L ,I p Iwill kill or inhibit the organism on Mrs. Jim Brooks and Mr. and Mrs.
the seed, or in the soil, and pro- Tom Moon.
Corner Long Avenue and 16th Street vide temporary protection during Tometh and Toni Brown, grand-
germination. daughters of Mrs. Perritt, assisted
SUNDAY SCHOOL 9:45 A.M. Dr. Milled advises sowing seed daugwith the enters of Mrs. Perrittent and serv-
Morning Worship 11:00 A.M. in flats rather than in the open. .i h the entertainm ntm and se
i EVENING WORSHIP 5:00 P.M. By using flats it is easier to control .cm nie athian bysr
accompanied at the piano by Mrs.
BAPTIST TRAINING UNION .....---......... 6:15 P.M. growing conditions especially Perritt. Toni assisted with a Christ-
PRAYER SERVICE (Wednesday) ._. 7:30 P.M. during the cool days ahead. mas card guessing game. Each
Almost any shallow box can bemember was given a card to guess
VISITORS ALWAYS W ELCOMEconverted into a flat. Be sure thewas
Bottom of the box has plenty of s andrs. .
REV. J. C. ODUM, Pastor holes or cracks to allow good gift. Mrs. Stella Farris and Mrs. J.
Air Conditioned Centrally Heated drainage. Soil for the flat should A. Fillingim were the winners. All
be fertile, containing a fair amount cards were from Mrs. J. F. Daniels.
of organic matter. The hostess, Mrs. Calla Perritt,
Before transplanting the annuals Mrs. E. H. Vanlandingham, Mrs.
from the flats into the garden, free O.M. Taylor, Mrs. Essie Williams
NEED A PLU mBER? the garden soil of nematodes, fungi and Mrs. Stella Farris served de-
and weed seeds. There are several licious hot chocolate coffeeand
r L.U A *AAIDh. i 1 .. ,.,.a. us. The most I Christmas cookies to the 21 mem-'

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PRAYER MEETING (Wednesday) ....



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Drink milk at noon for
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effective is mthyl bromide. How-
ever, you may choose other ma-
terials such as vapam and Mylone.
A few annuals that can be seed-
ed this month are baby's breath,
blanket flower, blue-eyed African
daisy, butterfly flower, California
poppy, calliopsis, carnation, candy-
tuft, Chinese forget-me not, Flora's
paintbrush, larkspur, petunia, pop-
py, snapdragon and verbena.
Window' Boxes
A good soil mixture, planting
material adapted to the exposure
and plant care are necessary for
a successful window-sill project. A
suggested soil mixture for the
house plants is equal parts of sand,
peat moss and good garden soil.
To feach -pound mix i na half-pound
of complete fertilizer, such as 6-6-6
or 8-8-8.
It's a good idea to grow not over
two or three kinds ,of plants per
window bomx You may like to con-
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could include blue, pink and white;
red, White and blue; red and yel-
low ;or red with white. Training
vines and green foliage plants go

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Phone 639-2356 Wewahitchka, Ila.

bers present.
The next regular meeting will
be held at the Florida Power
Lounge, Jan. 11, 1965.

well with all of these.
Suggested plants for growing in
window .boxes are begonias, soleus,
ferns, wandering jew, vinca, ger-
aniums, pansies, petunias, protu-
laca, marigolds, nasturtiums and
Don't be too anxious to prune
out "dead" wood from your shrubs
following a cold nap. Cold will of-
ten defoliate branches without
killing the wood. If you cut out
woodsoon after a cold wave you
might discover that you have cut
out live wood. So let the shears
stay in the shed until you're sure
of the exact extent of cold damage.


In just 7 months Alice's Beauty
College can prepare you for a
profitable future.
Q. Why go to Alce's Beauty Col-
A. The answers to this question
are numerous. To mention a
1. Modern facilities with the lat-
est beauty equipment.
2. A new toia rcost of $135.00
which inclmlees tuition, text
books, beam!y kit. etc. Monthly
payments ,A'albfle.
3. Classes purposefully held
small to Insure individual
S training.
Q. Who may I contact for further
information and interview?
A. The owner and director of
is Mrs. Alice Melton, a mem-
ber of the Official Hair Fash-
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Aun. and winner of numerous
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