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16 SPIRIT OF JEFFERSON Farmer&apos;s ADVOCATE THURSDAY, APRIL 27, 1978 Fuel Assistance Program Is Available to Lower Income The Eastern West Virginia Area Agency On Aging joyable occasion with the ex- Weatherization Program in boss. Morgan, Berkeley and Jefferson Mr. Dallas Sirbaugh of counties is administering until Baltimore, Md., joined his the end of April, 1978, the new brother, Mrs. Lowell Sirbaugh state Emergency Energy and family to visit their sister, Assistance Program. Mrs. Mildred Fishell, Win- This program will help low- chester, who is a patient in the income households pay out- Winchester Memorial Hospital standing utility-fuel bills for a series of tests. acquired this past winter. To Mr. and Mrs. Edward apply, contact the Committee on "Chubby" Seal, Mark and Aging office in Jefferson County Jeffery entertained the former's at 319 South Preston Street and parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Ranson, 725-4044. B. Seal to dinner Thursday You need not be a senior citizen to apply. There are no age restrictions. To be eligible for the program, a household must be both income and program eligible. Only households with incomes no higher than 125 percent of the Community Services Ad- evening in observance of his mother's natal anniversary. Saturday, April 15th, Mrs. Mike Soward, her sons, David and James, accompanied by Ryan Alvarez, attended the movie "Pete's Dragon" which the kiddies enjoyed. Mrs. George Wines received ministration Poverty Guidelines word of the death of her sister and-or elderly individuals and Mrs. Edna Wilson, who had been couples (age 60 or over) who receive Supplementary Security Income (SSI) will be income eligible. To be program eligible a person must show that an emergency energy need exists (disconnect notice, overdue fuel bills and refusal to deliver) which they cannot financially meet. There is a maximum assistance amount of $250 per household. Funds may cover emergency items such as blankets, clothes, wood, fuel oil, nutrition, emergency repairs (if the housing is otherwise unfit for habitation), as well as payment of fuel bills. Only outstanding fuel bills may be paid- no future payments will be allowed. The goal of the program is to eliminate the financial hardship of unusually high home heating costs due to the harsh winter imposed on low and fixed income West Virginian's who can least absorb it in their budgets. Only applications taken before May 1, 1978 will be eligible for assistance. If you have any questions about the program please do not hesitate to contact the Weatherization Office at 318 West King Street, Martinsburg, phone 263-2688. KABLETOWN Mrs. Marianna Smallwood Dial 725-5707 IIII III The second session of the Junior High Confirmation class will meet Saturday, April 29th at 6 p.m. at the Kabletown Church. Plans are being made to hold Vacation Bible School the week following the closing of school. Joe and Nancy Sardone recently had as Sunday dinner guests, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Sardone and Mr. and Mrs. Steve Feraca, of Reston, Va.; Mr. and Mrs. Tony Sardone, Silver Springs, Md., and Mrs. Sal Palumbo, of Fairfax, Va. Mr. Harvey Davies of Denver, Colorado, has been a recent dinner guest of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Alvarez and family. Mr. Davies is a former manager in the office where Mike is em- ployed. This was a very en- CALLING ALL HOMEMAKERS Brought To You By RAMEY'S One useful and pretty idea is a decorator bench at the foot of your bed. Does your RAMEY home have good light, without glare, so that everyone can read com- fortably in every chair, sofa, and even in bed? Make sure your lamps are the right size and properly tocated. a guest at Norborue g Home, Martinsburg. Many Large Type occurred Thursday morning at the home. Mr. Michael Soward has returned to his home after being on a two week business trip to Arizona. Mr. Dallas Alkire of Avon Bend was admitted Tuesday night into the Jefferson Memorial Hospital. He un- derwent surgery Friday to relieve back trouble. Books Received By Local Ubraq The Old Charles Town Library has just received a number of new Large Type books in various fields of interest. These books are a boon to readers of limited vision or other reading problems. Mrs. Donna White and A special section in the adult children of Berryville, Va., were #ection of the library is filled recent Sunday visitors of her in- with these books plus the laws, Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Readers Digest and Guidepost in Rissler and the Mike Alvarez family. The children enjoyed lunch with their cousins, Ryan and Chad Alvarez. Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Rissler were visitors Sunday evening, April 16th, at the home of Mrs. Viola Boyd of near Round Hill. Saturday evening, Mike and Dianne Alvarez and sons, Ryan and Chad, were dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Seal. Mrs. Jessie Clipp spent Sunday with her sister, Mrs. Ollie Zombro. INVITATION TO BID JEDECO INDUSTRIAL PARK PROJECT NO. 01-01-01475 Separate sealed bids for the construction of an Im|ustrial Park including: Contract No. I - 3775 L. F. 8" Sanitary Sewer, 3780 L. F. 8" Water Line; Contract No. 2 - Sewage Treatment Plant; Contract No. 3 - Water Treatment Plant; Contract No. 4 - Spray Irrigation System; Contract No. 5 - Road and Paving - will be received by JEDECO, INC., at the office of the Jefferson County Commission, Jefferson County Court House, Washington Street, Charles Town, W. Va., until 3:00 P.M., prevailing time May 24, 1978 and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud. The Contract Documents may be examined at the following location: P. C. DiMagno, Engineers and Surveyors, Boyd Bldg., Public Square, Martinsburg, W. Va., phone (304) 263- 0157. Copies of the Contract Documents may be obtained at the office of P. C. DiMagno, Engineers and Surveyors located at the Boyd Bldg., Public Square, Martinsburg, W. Va., upon payment of $50.00 for each set. Bid security in the amount of 5 percent of the ;roposal must accompany each proposal in accordance with Information for Bidders. The successful Bidder will be required to furnish and pay for satisfactory performance and payment bond or bonds in accordance with the Information for Bidders. No bid shall be withdrawn for a period of sixty (60)days subsequent to the opening of the Bids without the consent of the Board of Directors of JEDECO, INC. Prevailing wage rates as established by the U.S. Depart- ment of Labor and the West Virginia Department of Labor will be paid on this Project. Certification of Bidder regarding Equal Employment Opportunity will be required. All questions regarding Bidding Documents shall be referred to the Engineer's Office. By Order of Francis M. Frye, President April 20-3t JEDECO, INC< SAMPLE BALLOT BOARD OF EDUCATION (NON-PARTISAN) (Vote for Two) PAMELA PARZIALE Kearneysville, West Virginia --] KENNETII H. SIMS Charles Town, West Virginia --] ELSIE M. STILES Charles Town, West Virginia JAMES L. "DIXIE" WILTSIIIRE Charles Town, West Virginia IIOWARD N. CARPER, JR. Shepherdstown, West Virginia D ARRY R. CREAMER Ranson, West Virginia D Q. !). FI,EMINC,, SR. Charles Town, West Virginia Large Type. The reader will find titles such as these: So Long Until Tomorrow, Lowell Thomas; Island Of Mystery Hale;Devil On Horseback, Holt; Eugenia, Darcy; Saving the Queen, Buckley; The Melodeon Semeone once said that when you shop for carpet you should like the color enough so that it wears as well on your eyes as it does on your feet. The color of your carpet is a very major decision, and we'll be glad to assist you. Beautifully grained wood, which was once so rare that it was reserved for royalty, is now available at popular prices in furniture for everyone. RAMEY'S FURNITURE T & APPLIANCES Charles Town, W.Va. Copyright D ROBERTD. OTT Charles Town, West Virginia STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON, TO-WIT: 1, Mary L. Riggleman, Clerk of the Circuit Court of Jef- ferson County, West Virginia, and as such Chairman Ex- Officio of the Board of Ballot Commissioners, do hereby certify that the foregoing is a true copy of the Official Ballot for all political divisions to be voted at the Primary Election to be held in Jefferson County, West Virginia, on the 9th day of May, 1978. Mary L. Riggleman Clerk of the Circuit Court and Ex-Officio Chairman Board of Ballot Commissioners. Swarthout; and The Mysterious Mfair at Styles, Christie. Other new books are: Susy Prudden's Family Fitness Book; Erma Bombeck's If Life is a Bowl of Cherries What Am I Doing in the Pits? and Whistle by James Jones. The April Saturday afternoon film-strip stories have been well attended by child"an of all ages. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittie, a 50 minute story, is scheduled for April 22 at 2:00 in the auditorium. There is no charge and all are welcome. Mrs. Moler and her Mother Goose Nursery enjoyed a story last week and have scheduled three more sessions before school closes. One of the 6th grade classes from Wright Denny School had a library lesson on the card catalog. The students came all prepared and seemed to enjoy their assign- ment. Some of thechildren became new members of the library and books were checked out to all those who brought their library cards. Special Education students from Ranson Elementary are expected next week. Firmen's Luncheon Added To Blossom Festival Events At a recent meeting of the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Firemen's Parade Committee, it was decided that there would he a Firemen's Luncheon held on May 5th, 11:45 a.m. at the War Memorial Bldg., E. Cork Street according to Firemen's Parade Director Dave Smith. The South End Ladies Auxiliary will be preparing the lunch and tickets may he pur- chased directly from them at $3.00 per person. On the menu will be baked ham, potato salad, turkeycole slaw, fruit cup, sliced cake, coffee or tea. There will be limited tickets because of seating capacity and all Firemen, friends of Firemen, Ladies Auxiliaries and Honorary Fire Chiefs are urged to attend. Joyce Madigan of South End Auxiliary is in charge of the luncheon. Speaker for the event will be Lt. Cecil D. McCoy who has been with the District of Columbia Fire Department for 20 years. Lt. McCoy was born in Warrenton, Va., and raised in OFFICIAL BALLOT OF THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY SAMPLE PRIMARY ELECTION MAY 9, 1978 Arlington. He Marine Corps in 52 and was discharged in '54. member of International Firefighter l00d.Hi.Y High School celebrated ! Week on April ,7th. Activities Thoughts for the] day, a student Hedgesville 5th, and a the Jefferson Hi-Y. of National Hi-Y the Tri-Hi-Y munity existence and the tivities. BALLOT TO VOTE for A CANDIDATE Make An X in the SQUARE OPPOSITE TO and TO THE LEFT of HIS or HER NAME NATIONAL TICKET United Stat Senate (Vote For One) D JENNINGS RANDOLPH EIkins, W. Va. STATE TICKET Souatorlal Ticket For State Senator Sixteenth Scutortal District (Vote For OneJ D JOHN ANTHONY CONVERY Martinsburg, W. Va. O ROBERT M. STEPTOE Martinsburg, W. Va. I For Member State Executive Committee Male Sixteenth Semttorlal District (Vote For Two) D JOHN F. HOOVER Inwood, W. Va. D WILLIAM L. KELLER Moorefield, W. Va.  EDWARD MILLER Keyscr, W. Va. I JOE CAUDLE M artinsburg, W. Va. JOHN ANTHONY CONVERY Martinsburg, W. Va. D W. GOODE GESS Bunker Hill, W. Va. I For Member State Executive Committee Female Sixteouth Senatorial District (Vote For Two) PATRICIA "Patty" G. D RICHARDSON Martinsburg, W. Va. D CAROLYN M. SNYDER Charles Town, W. Va. COUNTY TICKET House of Ddeptes Thirty.Fifth Delegate IMstrict (Vote For Three) D CLARENCE E. MARTIN, 111 Martinsburg, W. Va. O HENRY W. MORROW S,hepherdstown, W. Va. D JOE CAUDLE Martinsburg, W. Va. O JOHN DOYLE Shepherdstown, W. Va. D TERRY THOMAS HARDEN Berkeley Springs, W. Va. House of Delegates Thirty-Sixth Delegate District (Vote For One) BIANCA M. JAMES Charles Town, W. Va. '-']JAMES M. MOLER Charles Town, W. Va. " AGNES B. THOMAS Harpers Ferry, W. Va. Magistrate (Unexpired Term) (Vote For One) O PETER H. DOUGHERTY Charles Town. W. Va. BARBARA J. PEARRELL Ranson, W. Va. County Commissioner Harpers Ferry District (Vote For One) il IJ.T- MEN+ZER, sR. : l___l Harpers Ferry, W. Va. ] STAFFORD HOWARD KOONCE Halltown, W. Va. [] JOHN STROUD KUSNER Bolivar, W. Va. % p= CHARLES WILLIAM WYNDHAM Ik=J, Bolivar, W. Va. Kabletown I)istrkt (Vote For Ore) ='=] ROBERT O. CRONISE Harpers Ferry, W. Va. D RAYMOND LEE JENKINS Summit Point, W. Va. MICHAEL M. JOHNSON Harpers Ferry, W. Va. D AMES L. LOUTHAN Rippon, W. Va. O LLEN R. MARSHALL Charles Town, W. Va. D REVA N. MICKEY Charles Town, W. Va.. D PHILLIP EUGENE PERKINS Harpers Ferry, W. Va. D RON R. RISSLER Charles Town, W. Va. N CHARLES H. (Chis) STRIDER, JR. t....a Charles Town, W. Va. " D MRS, H. JOHN (Sharon) ROGERS New Martinsville, W. Va. United States Home of Represemmtives Seeoud C Dmrk-t (Vote For Ore) O HARLEY O. STAGGERS Keysor, W. Va. STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA COUNTY OF JEFFERSON, TO.WIT: !, Mary L. Riggieman, Clerk of the Circuit Court of Jefferson County, West Virginia, and as such Chairman Ex-Officio of the Board of Ballot Commissioners, do hereby certify that the foregoing is a true copy of the Official Ballot for all political divisions to be voted at the Primary Election to be held in Jefferson County, West Virginia ' on the 9th day of May, 1978. Mary L. Riggieman Clerk of the Circuit Court and Ex-Offlcio Chairman Board of Ballot Commissioners. I County.Executive Co 11t Mile <Vote For O_ 2 H. LOUIS TABLER Shepherdstown, W. County Executive Female (Vote For O) O BETTY L. MAPHIS Shenandoah Junction, CHARLES E3 County Executive Comntltt Male (Vote For One) W. G. (Tommy) cARSON Ranson, W. Va. JOSEPH P. CH[ Charles Town, County Executive Conutt Female (Vote For) D B1ANCA M. JAMES Charles Town. W. HARPERS FERRY County Executive Male D FREDERICK O. B Ygg Charles Town MARTIN D. ,,Skeeter" D aAcnon, W. County I rem D MARGARET R. Harpers Ferry, D JOAN C. POPE Bolivar, W. Va Coul M D CURTIS E. Charles Town, D CHARLE Charles Town, W ALLEN D. Summit Point, Coonq r JANE L. IDORA BARBARA IL MIDDLEWAY I El /