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~PIRIT OF JEFFER,qON rARMr ADVOCATE g--A THURSDAY, APRIL 9, 1959 WEST VIRGINIA STATE COLLEGE MEN'S ROE GLEE CLUB TO PRESENT CONCERT AT PAGE-JACKSON HIGH SCHOOL X- JF Flavor and 'LIT'S ".WH ITE'S eL@ FOODS ALWAYS" i' Music lovers of Jefferson County will have the opportunity to see and hear some first class con- cert music Tuesday evening, April 14, as the outstanding Men's ROTC Glee Club of West Virginia State College will come to Charles Town that evening and present a concert in the auditorium of Page- Jackson High" School. Dr. P. Ahmed Williams, director of the glee club has prepared special arrangements for the exclusive use of the glee club when it cOmes here Tuesday evening. In recent years the Glee Club has given concerts in Albany, N. Y., Chicago, Ill., Milwaukee, Wis., Cincinnati, and Washington, D. C. In training the glee club he puts emphasis on quality of perfrom- ance and firm, discipline. "These traits have ~ real carry-over value in life after these men have graduated." he declares. The concert, being sponsored by the St. Philip's Men's Club of Charles Town, will get underway at 8:00 p. m. Admission will be $1.00 for advance sale tickets and $1.25 at the door. Knights Pythias Lodge To Stage Scholarship Contest April 30 Blue Ridge Lodge No. 131, Knights of Pythias will sponsor a scholarship contest in the Char- tes Town Junior High School aud ltorium April 30 at 7:30 p. m. it was announced this week by John Demory, Chancellor Commander Of the Lodge. Commander Demory said entries o the contest are to speak for ten minutes on "'My Favorite Char acter in History." The contestants must be regularly enrolled stu- dents in any high school, private or public. The winner of the local contest will be awarded a prize ,and also become eligible for a state wide contest. The winner of the state contest will then go into RegiOnal competition and the re- gional winners will go into the big finals to bc staged at Denver, Col. in August 1959. The winner of the national contest will receive a $1.500 scholarship to any college of their choice. Second place prize will be a $750 scholarship with third place prize to be a $500 scho larship. Prizes of $250 scholarships will also be awarded for 4th. 5th and 6th place contestants, it was stated Any students desiring to enter the Charles Town contest should contac either Capt. Fred M. Nuss baum, C. A at the Children's Hay en or Ed Chrisman or Tom Kit- chen in Charles Town. Leonard Knight Dies Of Suffocation From Fire in Room At Home Leonard Neill Knight, 58-year- old Charles Town man was found dead zn a room at his home on East Liberty street at 1 : 10 Monday afternoon. Justice of the Peace Roger E. Clipp of Charles Town who was called to the scene to ser ve as county coroner, ruled that Knight had died from suffocation at least several hours earlier. Discovery of the dead m~n was maxle by Alex Lanham. who went to Knight's home to see him and after knocking on the door and getting no response, noticed the windows looked smoke clouded in- side. He summoned Charles Town Police Chief Ephraim Day, who on investigation discovered smoke seeping from the room. Piremen were called and upon entering the room it was found the mattress on a bed in the, room had been smol- dering apparently for. several hours and tile smoke had blacken ed the walls of the room. Knight's body was found lying on the floor near the bed and since there were no serious burn ,marks on t'he body it was ruled that he died from suffocation. It was theoorized that he had been smoking in bed and apparently had either rolled from the bed on- to the floor or had gotten out of bed .after it became afire. A native and life-long resident of Jefferson county, he was born on Sept. 14, 1900. a son of Mrs. Annie Athey Knight and t,he late Edward Knight. He had farmed In the county ,for a number of years and 'also had been employed by Victor Prod ucts. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Beulah Knight, Charles Town; son, Leonard "Pete" Knight. Bal- timore. Md.: his mother, also of Charles Town: five grandchildren: and two sisters-Mrs. Murlel Vi- ands. Detroit. Mich.: Mrs. Edna Blackford, Charles Town. Sm-cices were held Wednesday at 2:30 ~o. m. at the Smith and Strider Funeral Home here with the Rev. Carlyle McDonald of Charles Town Presbyterian Chur- ch officiating. Burial was in Edge Hill Ceme- tery in Charles Town. RF.MtD THE CLASSIFIEDS Council From Page One change in the status of properties located in the outlying areas and it will not place any restrictions on trailers and stables in the least. Two polling places wil lbe open- ed on April 21 ~or voting, with the voters and property owners in the outlying areas doing their ballot- ing at the new Charles Town High School and the qualified voters within the city limits doing heir balloting at the Charles Town Council Chamber and Police stat- Ion. Poll workers for the high school precinct will be Edward ~Viorgan, Shirley Hunt, Mrs. S. H. Stone, Mrs. James Morison and Mrs. H. E. Shreck. For the Mayor's office it will be Cecil Eby, Mrs. Mary F. Ingrain, Mrs. Anna Getzendanner, Mrs. Lacy Bailey and Mrs. H. P. Whitmore. The voting will be on a straight "for" and "against" of the exten- sion of the corporate boundaries of Charles Town~ .Under Charles Town's charter only a simple majority of the bal lots cast by those within the city and also those in the outlying ar- eas is required to decide the issue. Should the vote carry in the city and lose in the area proposed for being brought into the city, then the issue is defeated. Governor Will Attend John Brown Centennial I't was confirmed today ~hat West Virginia's Governor.. Cecil H. Underwood will attend &he Har pers Ferry John Brown Centennial Observance on Saturday, October 17. Accordingly, Saturday, Octo- ber 17 has been proclaimed "Gov- ernor's Day" a.t .the Centennial. Highlights of "Governor's Day" will consist of the following events A special lunoheon honoring Gov- ernor Underwood, his party, and distinguished guests. Following Vhe luncheon, a "Motorcade" of the Governor, di,gna.taries and cos turned Centennial officials will pro ceed to C~arles Town and return through Harpers Ferry. An out- door band concert will then be ~iven ,by the Harpers Ferry High SOhool band under t~he direction of Mr. C. C. Arms. Special Event Days Friday, October 16:Hts,torian's Day: Historica~l Auncheon honor- lng Mr. Boyd Stutler. ,the county's leading authority on John Brown. Various historical dtgnataries will be guests and speakers at .the lun oheon. NOTICE TO CREDITORS. day of Oct., 1959; otherwise they may by law be excluded from all benefit of said estate. All bene- ficiaries of said estate are notified to be present on said date to pro- tect their interests. Given under my hand this 7th day of April, 1959. MARK B. WETZEL, Commissioner of Accounts, Jefferson County April 9-3T NOTICE TO CREDITORS. To the Creditors and Benefic- iaries of the Estate of Archie Smirch Robinson, deceased. All persons having clalms a- gainst the estate of Archie Smith Robinson, deceased whether due or not, are notified to exhibit the same, with vouchers thereof, le- gally verified, to the undersigned, at my office in the Citizens Office Building, Charles Town, West Virginia on or before t~he 9th day of C~t., 1959; otherwise they may by law be excltided from all benefit of said estate. All bene- ficiaries of said estate are notified to be present on said date to pro- tect their interests. Given under my hand this 7th day of April. 1959, MARK B. WETZEL, Commissioner of .Accounts Jefferson County, W. Va April 9-3T NOTICE TO CREDITORS. To the Creditors and Benefic- iaries of the Estate of Annie M. Yates, deceased. All persons having claims a- gainst the estate of Annie M. Yates, deceased, whether due or not, are notified to exhibit the same with vouchers thereof, le- gally verified to the undersigned, at my office in the Citizens Office Building, Charles Town, West Virginia on or before the 9th day of Oct.. 1959: otherwise they may, by law be excluded from all benefit of said estate. All bene- ficiaries of said estate are notified to be present on said date to pro- tect their interests. Given under my hand this 7th day of April, 1959. MARK B. WETZEL, Commissioner of Accounts Cotinty of Jefferson April 9-3T NOTICE TO CREDITORS. To the Creditors and Benefic- iaries of the Estate of James R. Marshall, deceased. All persons having claims a- AIw Y0l PHONE 159 (18 - 20-1bs.) REG. 59c LB.--THIS WEEK of FREE Parking and Piq " " Your Car FREE of Ch SK N ESS WEST WASHINGTON STREET CHARLES TOWN, W. .,,', . ~" ~!,,.:...~.~? ...*.~::.~:-'.. ':~..,:. " ...~., .:z:?..:. . " "~: galnst the estate of James R. IVJL~JL~OJ[I~/fAI~)OU.OEaE~l)l.a~iOi~OL-~L'~r~ L~OO Marshall. deceased whether due or not, are notified to exhibit the same with vouchers thereof, le- gally verified to the undersigned, at my office in the Citizens Office To the Creditors and Benefic- iaries of the Estate of Lewis L. Allen, deceased. All persons havin~ claims a- gainst the estate of Lewis L. Allen deceased, whether due or not, are notified to exhibit the same with vouchers thereof, le- day of April, 1959. gaily verified to the undersigned, MARK B. W~TZEL. at my office in the Citizens Office Building, Charles Town, West Virginia on or .before t, he 9th daY of Oct.. 1959: otherwise they may, by law be excluded from all benefit of said estate. All bene- ficiaries of said estate are notified ... lb. 10: GRAPEFRUIT--Large 64s .... 4for 29c FANCY CUKES .... 2for 19c Building, Charles Town, West Virginia on or before the 9th day of Oc., 1959; otherwise they may, by law be excluded from all benefit of said estate. All ,bene- ficiaries of said estate are notified to be present on said date to pro- tect their interests. Given under my hand this 7th Commissioner of Accounts County of Jefferson April 9-3T PASCO ORANGE JUICE . . 4 6-oz. cans 79c MORTON'S to be present on said date to pro- tect their interests. Given under my hand this 7th day of A,pril. 1959. MARK B. WETZEL, Commissioner of Accounts County of Jefferson April 9-3T NOTICE TO" CREDITORS. NOTICE TO CREDITORS. To the Creditors and Benefic- iaries of the Estate of Florence S. Bradley, deceased. All persons having claims a- ~alnst the estate of Florence S. Bradley, deceased, wh~ther due or not, are notified to exhibit the ~ame, with vouchers thereof, le- gally verified, to the undersigned at my office in the Citizens Office Building, Charles Town. West Virginia on or before ,the 9th To the Creditors and Benefic- ;aries of the Estate of Cornelia J. McQuade, deceased. All persons having claims a- gainst the estate of Cornel4a J. McQuade, deceased, whether due or not. are notified to exhibit the same with vouchers thereof, le- gally verified to the undersigned. at my office in the Citizens Office Building, Cl~arles Town. West Virginia on or before the 9th day of Ovt., 1959: otherwise they may, by law be excluded from all benefit of said estate. All bene- ficiaries of said estate are notified to be present on said date to pro- tect their interests. Given under my hand this 7th day of April. ] 959. MARK B. WETZEL, Commissioner of Accounts County of Jefferson April 9-3T CHERRY PIES - Large 24-oz. Pies--Reg. 49c 39c ESSKAYS CHICKEN BACKS AND NECKS . 5.1b. box 59c DRESSED WHITINGS ....5 ib. box 79c lO-Ib, box $1.49 BORDEN'S INSTANT COFFEE--IOc OFF - . G-oz. jar CHASE & SANBORN COFFEE--4c OFF . . . l-lb. can 6c OFF - - 2-lb. can S! LUZIANNE COFFEE ." :). 1-lb. c; MAXWELL HOUSE COFFEE n WILKINS COFFEE BOSCUL INSTANT COFFEE big 6-oz. jar BEECH NUT INSTANT COFFEE, big 6-oz. jer BETTER CUP COFFEE . . . 1.lb. can 2 BOTTLEZS FREE MUELLERS MACARONI - . - 8-oz. pkg. 16oz, pkg. ROYAL PURE BLACK PEPPER .... KRAFT MAYONNAISE--IOc OFF GOOD LUCK MARGARINE . . . TEEN QUEEN MARGARINE - . . 4 oz. can 21bs. 2.1bs. L. & S. HAMBURGER DILL SLICES - qt. jar POLARIER'S CAP'N SALAD ) GARDEN SALAD ] pt. jar SORRENTO ) ' GREEN GIANT PEAS ' .. 2 17-oz. cans C R I S C 0--,5c OFF - . 3-lb. can 10 18-oz. cans LlliBYS TOMATO JUICE - 4 46-oz. cans SIX MONTHS WAX .... qt. can F L U F F 0-.-8c Off - - 3-lb. can LIBBYS VIM VEGETABLE JUICE . . 3 46-oz. cans LIBBYS TROPIC PUNCH - . .