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6 Rene Ford To Compete In Scholarship Pageant "America Miss Charm" Announcement was made this week by officials of "America's Miss Charm" national scholarship pageant that Rene Ford, 10-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Ford of Kearneysville, has been selected to represent the Eastern Panhandle in the 1984 National finals to be held Ju- ly 10-14 in Washington, D. C. Miss Ford will be competing with other state representatives from all across the nation in the "Miss Ideal" Division of competition. Rene, along with the other young ladies from across the country, will receive her official title, crown and trophy at a Candlelight Ceremony at which time she will pledge herself to give of her time and talents to her community and state. She will have the opportunity to visit nursing homes and hospitals, rides in community parades and participate as a volunteer in various community and state ac- tivities. She will also have the oppor- tunity to visit with her Congressman and Senators in Washington. This national pageant has five age divisions-- "Little Miss," the "Miss Ideal," "Junior Miss" and "Teen Miss," and the "Miss Charm," with scholarships, crowns, and trophies to be awarded to the wumers in each divi- sion. The contestants will be judged on the basis of scholastic and communi- ty achievement, talent, beauty. Rene is a student in the 4th grade at Wright Denny School in Charles Town, and is a member of St. Agnes Church. Her hobbies include folk tap dancing, piano, 4-H Club, swimming. Her goal in life is to be a top pianist. Her sponsors are: Montgomery Ward, Hill's Gulf, West End Gulf, Country Boy Farmer's Market, Casa Grande Restaurant, Golden Corral, Nancy's Young Fashions, Smith- Nadenbousch, Inc and Creamer's Texaco. To Be Delegate To Rural Carders Meet Jo Anne Mulrooney, a resident of the Mount Mission section of Jefferson county has been elected to represent rural carriers in Frederick, Washington and Montgomery counties as a delegate to the state convention. Mulrooney, currently serving in third term as President of the Tri-County Maryland Rural Letter Carriers will be attending her fourth convention as an elected delegate. Mulrooney has been nominated for Vice President of the state letter carriers association and delegate from the state of Maryland to the association's national convention. RIPPON Mrs. Austin Nicodemus Dial 725-9098 Rachel Beamer celebrated her 4th birthday party on Saturday June 23 given by her parents Mr. and Mrs. Ar- thur Beamer at Silver Springs, her grandmother, Mrs. Kay Beamer of Morgantown, was among the guests. Gregory Jenkins Jr son of Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Jenkins Sr will celebrate his 7th birthday on June 30. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Colbert of Bluemont, Va were Wednesday visitors of Mr. and Mrs. Sonny Poston. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Randolph of Fredericksburg, Mr. and Mrs. Ray- mond Hough and Mr. and Mrs. Charles E.Gardner and son attended the Hough and Miller reunion at Com- munity Center at Bardane on Sunday. There were around 100 attending. Carroll Williams son of Mrs. Bar- bara Williams left on Friday to go to Fort Belvoir, Va. Mrs. Frances James of Pine Grove, Va was guest of Mr. and Mrs. Sonny Poston on Saturday. Miss Ann Smith of Haymarket, Va is spending several days at the home of her sister, Miss Welford Smith at Silver Springs. Roy Harris III is a patient in the Winchester Memorial Hospital having been taken there on Man. afternoon. He injured his left hand while he was at work. He underwent surgery on his hand. Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Williams and son, Stephen Scott were Sunday guests of their grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Baker Penwell. Tammy and Pammy Graves of White Post, Va were Thursday guests of their grandparents Mr. and Mrs. James Jenkins and family. Jodie Richards of Middleway spent the weekend at the home of her cousin, Angeta Richards. Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Jenkins and daughters, Melissa and Patty of Win- chester, Va were Sunday visitors of Mr. and Mrs. Leo Jenkins and family. James Richards and daughter Jodie of Middleway, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Lee Richards and daughters, Angela and Donna and Mr. and Mrs. Joe Richards were Sunday dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. James Richards Sr. Mrs. Ethel Jenkins was given a sur- prise birthday party at her home on June 20. There was a birthday cake with all the blue and white trimming with "Happy Birthday Mother" given to her by her daughter, Jean Gordon. Mrs. Jenkins received many lovely and useful gifts. Those present to help celebrate were her husband, James Jenkins, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Dodson and son, Roy, Jr Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Jenkins, and children, Tona and Mar- vin, Jr Mr. and Mrs. Don Combs, Peggy Smallwood, Mr. and Mrs. Scott Jenkins and daughter Heather, Mr. and Mrs. Buddy Graves and daughters, Pammy and Tammy, Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Gordon and Patty Gordon and son Scan. Lewis Smallwood has returned to his home in Falling Waters after spending two weeks at home of Mr. and Mrs. Don Combs. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Dodson and son of Leetown and Mrs. Angel Jenkins and daughter were over the weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. James Jenkins Sr. Mr. and Mrs. Austin Nicodemus were Sunday afternoon guests of Mrs. George Harden in Leetown. Charles Edward Gardner and son Mrs. Dorothea Feigley. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Ring, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Kestler and Mrs. Naomi Costigan were recent guests of Mr. and Mrs. Austin Nicodemus. Your Home Is Worth A Lot DESERVF COLONY PAINT Your home is more than just an important investment. The fact that it belongs to you makes it something special. When it's time to paint your home, select a house paint you can depend on to protect it ,and keep it looking its best, year after year. Ask us for Colony Paint. Colony Paints are nothing short of the best. They're 100% quality. And quality means a lot. Like maximum pro- tection from the weather. Like stubborn resistance to peeling, cracking, blistering and fading, So your home looks better longer. Colony Paints may cost a little more than cheap "bargain" paints, but you can ~'~pect them to offer a lot more for a lot longer. Colony Paints . . . You'll like the difference. OIL RICH BEAUTY Made to last for years. High gloss finish. Excellent hiding power. Hundreds of colors. TRADITIoNALLY, THE FINEST Oil-base formula for penetration, Dries to a high gloss bright white. Excep- hkJ lg pow- er and coverage. )95 ~IIL VALLEY H ARDWARE Dial 725-5113 Charles Town, W.Va. SPIRIT OF JEFFERSON Farmer's ADVOCATE --. THURSDAY, JUNE 28, 1984 LION PRESIDENT CITED FOR SERVICE Gene Swab, president of the Charles Town Lions Club was among those honored the evening of June 2 by the Club at their annual awards dinner. President Swab was cited for his outstanding leadership during the 1983-84 year. He not only served as president of the club, but also handled the chair- manship of the Lions Club Center committee. Prior to being presented a plaque by Mike Martin, (left), secretary of the Club as shown in the above picture, a resume of the club's major accomplishments during he presidency of Swab was read as follows: had a total of 19 guest speakers during the year; published 10 newsletters; collected $5,065 for sight- related projects; collected $2,604 on paper drives; and realized $7,900 net from the Club's bingo games. The club made contributions to the two Charles Town Fire Com- panies; the Jefferson County Little League; the Special Olympics; the Little Peoples Place; the Olde Charles Town Library; the Jefferson County Health Department; and the Jefferson High Pop singers. The club also presented a total of 550 small American flags to first graders in the Jefferson County School system; and won first place honors in both the Christmas and Firemen's parades. But the major achievement of the year was the retirement of the debt on the Lions Center Building and the burning of the note. (Photo by Tim Sinn) Baltimore, Md- Robert and Ruthie munity, civic and church organiza- Gruber of Kearneysville, have been tions. Robert is serving on the board selected 1984 Outstanding Young of directors of Southern States Dairymen of the Middle Atlantic Di~i- Cooperative and Jefferson County sion of Dairymen, Inc. The Grubers Fair Association. Ruthie is currently were judged along with five other con- serving as secretary-reporter for the testants at the Division's Young Western Region Young Dairymen Dairymen Contest held June 20-21 in Organization, and president of Lady Hagerstown, Md. Fairfax Extension Homemakers Club. Chosen on the basis of their farm Robert and Ruthie have one child, and community involvement and on Stacey. their ability to present themselves in public on behalf of the Division, the Grubers will attend the annual Area Oaffsmen meeting of the National Milk Pro- ducers Federation, compete in Cedar Lakes Fair Dairymen's corporate Young Dairymen Contest, and attend all Dirt- A number of Eastern Panhandle sion board meetings, craftspersons have been listed as ex- On hand to aid the Gruber's hibitors at the annual Mountain State throughout the year are first runners- Art and Craft Fair, to be held at Cedar up, Skip and Susan Roach of Net, Lakes, Ripley, June 30 through July 4. Windsor, Md and second runner-up Those from Jefferson County are Martin Heaps of Fawn Grove, Pa. Andy and Betty Anderson, wooden Robert, a graduate of Shepherd Col- toys; David Barrett, chairmaking; lege, was born and raised on the home Karen Barrett, stained glass; dairy farm which he now operates in Lawrence Crouse, furniture, and Ka- partnership with his father. They ty Fidler, silkscreen. presently milk 94 of their 223 Holsteins From Morgan County, participants and farm a total of 983 acres, of which are Brad and Kathie Finn, wooden theyown 460. puzzles, and Lewis and Patricia The Grubers are very active in cam- Payne, wooden boxes. The Model 70 bale thrower fits all three 14" x 18" balers in the Sperry New Holland line. It's easy to maintain and reliable )n operation. And it swings up, out of the way for easy access to bale chamber, or to drop bales directly on the ground. Like all Sperry New Holland machines, the "70" is backed by a service and parts system that's second to none. HOLLAN3 CERESVILLE 8102 Liberty Rd Frederick, Md 21701 (Maryland Rt. 26 East of U.S. Rt. 15) (301) 662-4197 (301) 293-1s10 BAKERTON AI Rupel Dial 876-6427 or 876-6280 Polly H ckensmi| Homem=kers' Cont' Lisa is coming home! Our daughter Lisa Rupel will be home on leave from training with the U.S. Army the first two weeks of July. She'll be stopping in at the Store and the quarry and other places she has known so well. She'll be looking for all the members of the "hen house" and other friends to say hello. Our son-in-law and our daughter (Mr. and Mrs. Allen Gilbert) will be arriving this weekend from Bellefon- taine, Ohio. They'll be bringing along the four grandsons they've given us -- Reuben, Danny, David and Joseph. The boys hope to sleep this weekend "in a tent in our front yard. Our grandson Josh is visiting his other grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Lowry in Hamilton, Va. Our grandson Eric is traveling with the carnival that visited Charles Town a couple of weeks ago; they will be in Madison, Va. this week. Had to give up having a garden this year. First the weather was against us, then the tractor wouldn't start, then Eric injured his knee, then I got sick. First time in fifteen years we have been without a garden. Bill Kidwiler, looking like the healthiest man in town, celebrated his 69th birthday last week. The Store looks a lot different inside now. Joe and Marlene Thompson had a walk-in beer cooler installed in the back, and a number of other changes have been made to help folks help themselves. Still looks like a country store, though. Thanks to all you nice folks who ask- ed about me while I was laid up sick last week. First time I've been really incapacitated in two years or more. Had a powerful case of bronchitis - about degrees of fever, could hard- ly breathe, heavy chest paros, etc. I'll spare you the details, but the Doc had me on heavy antibiotics and lots of bed rest, etc. and I don't want to ever go through that again. Came close to go- ing into the hospital. I think I know what caused it. Remember that hot spell a couple of weeks ago? I was do- ing some heavy work at the time, and was popping in and out of air- conditioned stores and houses while I was sweated up. Just like Lewis Lloyd says: "'Stayout of the air conditioning." To Offer Microwave Jefferson Camty Homemakers arohappy that Mrs. Rober been ty Belle. She rec tly ferson County at the Festival at Gle 'ille. Polly is tension Homemakers presently ser~s as their She has been ~ very with the Jeffe~on She has server as ferson Count Council and as the Areal tative to the Vest Homemakels Council Area which i of the easte'n Polly has Homemake's organizatio area, and ~tate in man from holdilg office, wrimg providing special ranging educational tou . very activein many oth ( ty and chu h Mr. and llrs. parents of two and four. Warren Miller Laude Graduate West Vkginia Ted Newsletter uo rc mRV - wvu Extension Home Economist ninety-two degrees were Judy Matlick is announcing a 10.part West Virginia Tech's Microwave Cooking letter series to begin in August. This free letter series included 201 students whO will cover various topics related to the graduation basics of microwave cooking. August and December, E you are interested in receiving this letter series, contact the WVU Exten- The Tech gradaate sion Office in Charles Town. Phone County is Warrec Miller 7259761, ext. 238 or write Mrs. Matlick stown, a Cure Laude at P.O. Box 119, Charles Town, WV, Mechanical Engineering Full Upper or Lower Denture from s 1 49 0 Total Dental Care at Affordable Fee5 All Insurance and Union Plans accepted EUGENE KLUPT, DDS FREDERICK SHOPPING CENTER Frederick, Mar yiaP~:l ) 662-0 ! 31 VISA Master Peoples 8-Page Circular In This Due to Circumstances Beyond Our Control Following Advertised ,Items Will Not Be At Peoples Drug Store, Hilldale Shopping Charles Town, W. Va. ITEM AD Off Deep Woods Mickey Mouse Pump Spray $2.39 Water Sprinkler 9-1n. Oscillating Fan $13.99 Kodak 16-in. Oscillating Fan $28.99 3 Pak 110-72 Film Peoples Tampons 2 for $3.00 Carrier Pack Canvas Sand Chair $6.99 Peoples - 2-oz. Patio Torches $7.88 Shampoo & Mesh Patio Table $3.99 Cosmo Cordless Phone TR Child's Lawn Chair $5.99 Nestea - 10-oz. Jar i Raid Ant & Roach Killer $1.99 Iced Tea Mix "" D-Con House And Garden Bug Killer $2.29 Fisher Dry Roasted Peanuts log" Deluxe Drinking Fountain $6.99 Westclox Travel 16" Rower Kids Dolls $9.99 Alarm Clock Cepacol - 4-oz. 3-Pc. Patio Grp. Set $29.99 Mouthwash Smurf Roller Skates $4.99 Sun-Swim Rings Kronatorm Kids Stuff Float "the Robot Time Machine' 12.99 12-0z can Diurex Water Pills $2.49 Off Aerosol RIGHTS RESERVED TO LIMIT Q WE ARE SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE Hi HAVE CAUSED OUR CUSTOMERS. HILLDALE SHOPPING CENTER Chad To*, t#' PHONE: 725-9313