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} SPIRITOF JEFFERSON Farmer's ADVOCATE THURSDAY. AUGUST 31, 1978 CHARLES TOWN LIONS NAMED APPLE BUTTER ROYALTY CONTEST Members of the Charles Town Lions Club initiated an Apple Butter King and Queen contest recently, and Monday night they crowned the winners of their first contest for six-year-old youngsters. The little Apple Butter King and Queen will represent the Charles Town Lions Club at the Arts and crafts Festival in October and June. They will also appear in the big parade to be staged September 9, as the feature of the West Virginia State Firemen's Convention. Shown in the above picture, are, left to right -- Mark Crawford, first runner-up; Danny Crum, King; Lion President, Chester P. Foley; Diane Rockwell, Queen, and Carol Kenny, runner-up for the Queen honor. (Photo by Errol Leslie) CHARLES TOWN Mrs. H. H. Hunter Dial 725-5239 ERA MEETING On Tuesday, Aug. 22. a receptive audience heard Mrs Lela Gardner, Jefferson Terrace explain the Equal Rights Amendment. She pointed out that. if ERA becomes a law. there are more disadvantages than advantages for women. She quoted U.S Senator Sam Ervin, Jr.. who said "We don't need ERA". however, that all his amendments were defeated in the Senate. Mrs. Gardner wore a large STOP ERA badge, the symbol of Eagle Forum, the organization which is the alternative to women's lib. It is their belief that ERA is a big power-grab by the Federal Government and that it will transfer jurisdiction over marrmge, property rights, divorce, alimony, child custody, and inheritance rights out of the hands of the individual states and into the Federal bureaucrats and the Federal Courts Mrs. Gardner urged thinking people to request their State legislators to vote no on ERA. Mrs. Mildred Dostert. /)aytona Beach, Fla., is visiting her son Pierre, Judge of the Tri- County Circuit Court, at Wolakadia. Bolivar Heights, Harpers Ferry. Mrs. Dostert has many friends in Charles Town who will be looking forward to seeking her while she is here. Mrs. C. C. Holhert, Jr., nee Bonnie Coffman, is expected to arrive on September 2 for a three-week visit with her parents. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Coffman, East Liberty Street. Many friends will remember Donnie when she lived in Charles Town and attended school here Last year Nancy Holhert, the Holbert's 17-year-old daughter, visited several months with her grandparents. Mr. and Mrs. Coffman, Nancy is now at- tending school in Seattle, Wash., the home of her parents. NOVA SCOTIA TOUR Mrs. Harry Asheraft, South Mildred Street, and Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Linton, Middleway, have returned from a trip to Nova Scotia with The Travelers' Club, Inc. Going north the tour included scenic New England, Canada and Nova Scotia. Upon return they enjoyed a 10-hour ride on the Carabe cruiser to Portland, Maine, and from there home by bus. Mrs. Linton said she was impressed with their stop at Perkins Cove, Ogunquit, Me. This little cove is a unique coastal area where there are unusual gift shops, restaurants and where boat tours are scheduled. Perkins Cove is an artists haven where freshly painted seascapes are for sale to tourists. Located here is the famous Marginal Way, the winding walk to the top of the hill where the Judson Dunaway palatial home is located. The late Mr. Dunaway was a native of Leetown. His nephew, Dunaway Licklider now resides in the Dunaway family home in Leetown. Many artists at Perkins Cove include the Judson Dunaway home in their pain- tings. BOWLING BANQUET The annual banquet of the Charles Town Double Couples Summer Bowling League was held at the Village House, Shenandoah Junction, on Monday, Aug. 22. Achievement trophies were presented to the following members: first team, No. 10. Jenkins and Nicewarner; second, Wilt, Askin and Ham- mond: third place, team No.' 4, Leslie, Appell and Ott. Women's high average, Joan Jenkins 162: women's high set. Mary Brackett 563: women's high game won by Jean Dorsey 222; women's most improved bowlers, Vivian Whitmore and Doris Nicewarner. tie. Men's high average, Tom Wilt 179; men's high set, Joe Longerbeam 608: men's high game, Gerald Dorsey 235: most improved bowler. Bob Appell. Door prizes were awarded to those holding lucky numbers. The en- tertainment vas provided by Greg Breeden who sang several numbers. He accompanied himself on the guitar. FAMILY FESTIVITIES Mrs. Robert Stokes. East Congress Street, has returned from a visit of several days at the home of Dr. and Mrs John Marriott. Burlington, Vermont. Mrs. Stokes flew to Burlington to attend the blessing of a civil marriage of her son Samuel to Carol Ann Marriott. The civil marriage ritual had taken place April 16 in Bellaplains, Kansas, The second marriage ceremony was per- formed in the Burlington Episcopal Church by the Rev. Robert Ebge Aug. 13 at 2 p.m. Following the service a luncheon was given at the home of the bride's parents. While in Burlington, Mrs. Stokes was entertained at a concert performed by Burlington Concert Band which was held on the village green overlooking Lake Champlain. Included in the program, several selections were rendered by the Green Mountain Barbershop Quartet of which Dr. Marriott is lead singer. Of special interest to Mrs. Stokes was a motor trip through the famed mountains of Ver- mont with lunch at the Von Trappe'lodge after which she had the privilege of speaking with Mrs. Von Trappe of The Sound of Music musical. The newlyweds, Sgt. and Mrs. Samuel Stokes returned to Charles Town with the groom's mother where a family picnic was held at their home with Mrs. Lina Stokes, grandmothel; and with Stephen, Calvin, Sam, Middle and Kelly, all children except Paula who lives in Florida. On Aug. 22, Sgt. and Mrs. Sam left by car for California where they will embarkby plane September 3 for a two-year tour of duty on Guam. Lt. Commander Stephen R. Stokes, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Stokes, expected to leave Aug. 28 from the Naval Base, Indian Head, Md., for his new assignment in Orlando. Fla. Another festive occasion was a luncheon on Aug. 17 at the Cliff side Motor Inn, Harpers Ferry, by the groom's parents which included several family members for a going away party for Sam and Carol Ann. Bet you wonder why the civil ceremony. Reason: The young folks wanted to be married in the U.S. before going to Guam but departure orders were changed to a later date which gave them time to have a church wedding in the bride's home town. In- teresting, isn't it? Mrs. Arrah Mae Lehman. Blakeley Apartments, Ransom and Mr. James Thornton, Corpsmen Supervisor, Harpers Ferry Job Corps, were dinner guests Thursday at the home of Mr. and Mrs.. Robert Fritts, Harpers Ferry. Mr. Fritts and Mr. Thornton became friends when they were patients in a semi-private room in Jefferson Memorial Hospital. :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: LEETOWN Mrs. Ruth Locke Dial 7254309 Mall on Thursday. Congratulations to Vic Dunn who won Junior Championship in the Jefferson Black and White Cow Show at Jackson's Mill last week and also at the State Fair in Lewisburg on Thursday. Yic is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Dunn, Jr., Rippon. His parents and Ann spent the weekend at Jackson's Mill. Mr. and Mrs. David Cave and Col. Charles Moore, Strausburg, Va., and Mrs. Ralph Caton of Harrisonburg, Va., were guests of Mrs. Ruth Moreland on :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: Friday. Mrs. Josephine Smith, Luray, Va., visited Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Winston Dilley Moreland for a few days last spent a few days in William- week. Wisenburg. He had in Jefferson Hospital and died on Mrs. Elmo Hannas is in the Winchester Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. enjoyed a visit Virginia last week. friends in Morgant Weirton then on to Clarksburg, Charleston, Lewisburg, It Was a drive but they were back home. Toumey sburg, Va. Miss Tiffany Lee celebrated The Fourth Annual Mrs. James S. Locke, Mrs. her 9th birthday on Sunday by Richard Magaha and Jason having a dinner at the home of underway with man attended graveside services for her grandmother, Mrs. Ruth players in the Barge Breslin in Hedgesville on Moreland. ticipating. The finals Tuesday. Our sympathy to the Wisen- for September 3 and Mr. and Mrs. Wesley Dilley, burg family in the passing of Jefferson County father, Thomas j. Park courts. Shepherdstown are vacationing their in Florida. Mrs. Gene Starliper and Lydia and Mrs. James S. Locke were shopping at the Hagerstown EVERMAN HOUSE 103 S.Lawrence St. CHARLES TOWN,W.VA. PHONE: 725-2198 HAPPY BIRTHDAY We're 4 years old and we're having a Party to celebrate and you' re Invited SATURDAY SEPTEMBER2nd 10 AM to 5 PM FREE Lemonade & Cookies Depend On Us ACCURACY! Your family's health and safety are our first concern. We follow doctor's orders to the letter when filling your prescrip- tions... STUCK&ALGER Pharmacy, Inc, DIAL 725-2621 -- Charles Town HOURS: Daily 8:30 a.m. to 10 p,nt, Sunday 12 to I :00 p.m. Lots of Sale Items. Beautiful Decorations & Ribbons. Our Christmas Room is Now Open Fall ,q-State (rtstiar t 'chool , = - L  Administrator - R.B. Diffee, Ph. D., D.D., L.L.D. 211 East Second Avenue Ranson, West Virginia Can you afford KINDERGARTEN Phone (3041725-O354 or 725-5229 ,, A NEW CHURCH Mailing Address: P.O. Box 657 Charles Town, West Virginia 25414 not to Kindergarten classes atTri-State Christian School offer a quality learning experience for your 4 or 5 year old. Kindergarten is not a babysitting service or-play school but an enjoyable learning program designed to provide your child with a good educational foundation. offer your " BACK TO BASICS SCHOOL" Arithmetic, writing, and reading are taught commencing with our four year olds. The phonics method of pronunciation is employed in teaching our students to read, ELEMENTARY SCHOOL At the elementary level, great emphasis is placed on the basic fundamentals of education. A strong phonics program that begins at the first grade level produces no non-readers. A MATHEMATICS PROGRAM THAT STRESSES TRADITIONAL MATH PROVIDES AN EXCELLENT MATHEMATICAL BASE. Penmanship is still important: Homework, report cards, concerned teachers, and in- WITH THE OLD FASHIONED MESSAGE" Warm Christian Fellowship DR RB. DIFFEE. PASTOR You're Invited To Attend All Services of. TRI-STATE BAPTIST CHURCH NURSERY Second and Mddred St. OLD FOLKS PROVIDED Ranson, W.Va. 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