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! SPIRIT OF JEFFERSON - Farmer's ADVOCATE - Thursday, April 27, 2000 13 Work Nowell, of Shannondale, was recently awarded a blue ribbon Exhibition at historic Woodlawn Plan- Me'ant Vernon, Va. held throughout March, is the nation's oldest and larg- porary handmade embroidery, representing 700 ~rom the United States, Canada, England, France and New piece was a cross-stitched peacock fireplace screen, executed linen with embroidery floss and metallic filament. The credited outstanding quality in technique, use of materials, Exhibit is orchestrated by "Nellie's Needles", so to honor Eleanor "Nelly" Custis ],ewis, granddaughter of and Martha Washington. Mrs. Lewis was an outstanding em- and numerous examples of" her work are on display in the , stitchery collection. ' ~aansion is situated on the Potomac River just south of the first The property was a gift to Nelly from to Gil Hawkins, a local craftsman, who case to display the project, the winners Contest. Above, historian of Bee ter, presents the award to Laura Manuel. Winner of r~t~h. grade award was ~ qara Kohlhelp, right, ~[.tlae fifth grade winner ~|'~i Allen Espinosa, Jr t ~ ~low The trio of stu- / |attelld Harpers Ferry ~r~ ~Itgh, Charles Town ~ ~ I~igh and Sou~h ~zl ~lementary School F I~1~IY. All three received ~'~gs Bonds and their :[Will be entered into IMUNflt~ ~iPetltion. Manuel s erdst~te~f Christopher Co- :f~ turned to the New !6~ ~ the Year 2000, What ~% of His Discovery esscre ~ , .esscre1[ " d?~ The other two -~ ~rl had a topic of "An -.~.[or ,George Washing- x799. Dinner a.m. to 9 p.m. Specializing in Seafood Your Reservations Early QIL B Parmesan T raato Basil Crusted RACK of LAMB I IME RIB au jus ;::: resh SALMON with Red Pepper Sauce Spice Roasted BREAST of CHICKEN::::: ::: MOTHER RECEIVES A FREE COMPLIMENTARY DESSERT WITH DINNER 1270 Washington St. Bolivar/Harpers Dr. Willgoos Speaker for Bee Line DAR Bee Line Chapter NSDAR held its spring luncheon at the Anvil, Saturday, April 8. Hostesses for the occasion were Mrs. Archie Franzen and Mrs. Paul Manzuk. The tables were beautifully deco- rated for the Easter Season. The blessing was given by the Chaplain, Mrs. Nelson Jackson. The short business meeting was presided over by the Regent, Mrs. Charles Printz. Officers and guests were introduced along with the speaker, Dr. Robert Willgoos, and his wife, Joyce. Announcements were: Pack Horse Ford Chapter is sponsoring a historical trip to Baltimore on May 3 - if interested, please call 725-6140; Continental Congress is April 16-21; William ttenshaw Chapter will host the Eastern Dis- trict Meeting on July 22; and State Conference will be held air Oglebay Park, Wheeling, October 27-30. Members serving DAR for 40 or more years were honored in the program: Florence Moore, 62 years; Louise M. Nelson, 57 years; Ruth H. Ward, 53 years; Ann A. Gurman, 50 years; Louise P. Saville; Reba A. Pestun, 48 years; Nancy B. Grucza, 43 years; and Helen Holt Moltohan, 42 years. Mrs. Frances Catazella. vice-re- gent, introduced the speaker, Dr. Robert Willgoos, professor of his- tory at Shepherd College. Dr. Willgoos spoke on the impor- tance of national defense, and since this is the first election in the third millennium it must be taken seriously. Peacetime international en- gagements should be shared by our allies, and preparations should also be made for the future in this area. What is best for America, and are these engagements in the in- terest of our country - will they im- prove our life or will they be a de- terrent? We cannot possibly be po- licemen to the world. It is also time that we worked to unify our people instead of (as some are doing) try- ing to divide us. The early immi- grants were proud to be Americans and worked to unify the country. A most interesting talk. Dr. Willgoos presented a medallion from France, commemorating the Omaha Beach Landing at Nor- mandy, to the Regent. He and Mrs. Willgoos just returned from a trip there and were awed by the area where the troops landed. Mrs. Hugh Voress announced that she had received the Good Citizenship medal and it, along witb the recipient of our Bee Line Chapter scholarship award, will be presented at Awards Day at Jeffer- son High School. The May 8 meeting will be a pic- nic at the home of Mrs. Charles Printz. This is a covered dish and begins at 5:30 p.m. DAR essay win- hers will be guests and will read their winning essays. SUMMIT POINT CEOS CLUB "Birds in Your Backyard" was the program topic for the Summit Point CEOS Club at their March 9 meeting. President Mary. Jean Light was the program leader for the evening. She stated that there are 20 million serious bird watchers in the United States. Many others just enjoy watching the birds in their own yards. She gave four main hints ibr identifying birds. These include looking for the size from tip of bill to end of tail, such as small being compared to a pen- cil, medium to a ruler, and large to a bread box. Second, check the range of the bird. A good book on birds will give the areas in which various birds will be seen. If the bird you identi- fied is only located in the west and you are in the east - try again. Third, look at the bird first then check your book. Check the size, color and other characteristics first, as the bird may fly away as you are turning pages. Fourth, practice looking for the most obvious characteristics such as color, size of bill, body and wings. Books such as guides from Peterson's, National Audubon So- ciety, and Golden Books, and magazines such as Birds and Blooms will help you identify and enjoy the birds in your backyard. During the program, various members related their own experi- ences watching and identifying birds. One member and her family have helped with a bird count sur- vey for a university. After the program, the presi- dent reminded members of the up- coming area spring meeting in Romney, and the county spring meeting. She gave out the reading list for 2000. The club voted to make donations to the Camp Frame Building Fund and the South Jefferson Library Building Fund. MOLERS CEOS CLUB LEARNS "HOW TO COMMUNICATE LOVE" Moler's CEOS Club recently learned "[tow to Communicate t~ove," a program was given by Mrs. Betty Fraim, wife of Pastor Doug Fraim. A quiz was first given on some- one we thought had a loving per- sonality. Most everyone had a lov- ing personality to share and ex- plained why the person was a lov- ing person. Some of the skills for communi- cating love are: Smile, appear joyful and be kind. Loving yourself will help cre- ate an appearance of love and might catch on. If you do not love yourself, you will not be able to love others. Express gratitude and appre- ciation freely and often to others. Help others in need and send thank you notes and use please and thank you as part of your ver- bal communications. Deal peacefully with those who show anger. Behavior changes when people are excluded. Every- one wants to be included and needed, it is a basic human need. It was decided to make a dona- tion to the Camp Frame Building Fund and to the Community Cen- ter to help with the expenses for the new bathroom. The day that Thomas Alva Edi- son flied, President Herbert Hoover asked the nation to dim the lights in their home as a trib- ute to this great Inventor. Married in Private Rev. and Mrs. Cornell E. Herbert Rev. Cornell E. Herbert and Ms. Patricia L. Mallett were united in holy matrimony in a private ceremony on February 5, 2000 in Kear- neysville. Rev. Richard C. Dyson, of Mt. Zion A.M.E. Church, Knox- ville, Md was the officiating minister of the double ring ceremony. Musical selections were perfm]ned by Mrs. Jenelle Herrera. Old and New Testament scriptures were rendered by Mr. William Herrera. Following the ceremony, dinner was prepared by Mr. and Mrs. Paul Foulks. Rev. Herbert is the son of the late Mrs. Thelma Louise Herbert and Mr. Anthony "Ted" Herbert, of Charles Town. He is employed by AT&T in Springfield, Va. He was ordained into the ministry in 1997 in Jersey City, N.J. He attended Maple Springs Bible College in Suitland, Md and Antietam Bible College, Hagerstown, Md. He is a 1983 graduate of Jefferson High School. Ms. Mallett is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Mallett, of Port Gibson, Miss. She is employed by the Central Intelligence Agency in Langley, Va. She attended Alcorn State University in Lorman, Miss and is a 1996 graduate ofShephet, d College. The couple reside in their new home in Kearneysville. They will continue in the celebration of their marriage by announcing a recep- tion for family and friends this summer. They will take a honeymoon to Jerusalem later this year. Miss Jefferson County, Allison Williams, visited Mrs. Burke's first grade class at South Jefferson Elementary School on Friday, March 31. Allison spoke to the students about her platform, '~hfldren Coping with Divorce." She shared several children's books concerning growing up, various family types, and the feelings children often experience when faced with the dilemma of divorce and separation of a family. The Bavarian Inn Remember Mom On Mother's Day Menu Includes: Fresh Asparagus "Hollandaise" Breast of Chicken "Princess" s Shepherd's Pie Roll Roast of Beef ,Sauteed Filet Mignon Jaegerschniitzel (Veal Steak, sauteed with Fresh Mushrooms) Roast Leg of Lamb *Prime Rib of Beef Bavarian Sauerbraten ,Fresh Pork Roast Bavarian Inn's Crab Cakes(with Lobster Sauce) Filet of Sole "Neptune" Vegetarian Casserole Taste-Tempting Appetizers & Desserts CHILDREN'S MENU For Reservations Please Call: OVERLOOKING THE POTOMAC RIVER SHEPHERDSTOWN 876-2551 All Major Credit Cards Accepted