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\ --From The Files of The--- OF JEFFFERSON-FARMERS ADVOCATE By: Mrs. June (Slusher) Bohrer 6S AGO -- 1949 announced ,by Shep that Robert Creamer residiag in Charles selected as one of to be honored in "Who's Who In and Col- 185 pound senior College was first All-~Tv'est Vir- 1ate Conference chosen by coaches over the weekend. %earns and last but not least Roger Koontz is now in Georgia attend- lug school and expects to sign up with a team in the Georgia State League. Charles Town High's ,Purple Panthers placed 3 men on the 1949 All-Sectional high school foothball team. "l~hey are Arable! Smith, Walter Painter and Wilbur (]rose. Also selected for the All- Sectional high school football team were Bill Bohrer, Berkeley Springs and I Jerry Collette, Mar- If you think for a moment that tinsburg. organized ,baseball didn't riddle DIED:-Willard Leon Sponseller the ranks of the Charles Town of Bolivar died tn the Charles American Legion team ,for next TownGeneral Hospital; Mrs. season, take a look at this: Gil- Lena Merchant a native of Ran- bert Miller's contract was ,purchas son at her home in Alexandria, ed by Washington and he will Va. play with P~aleigh, N. C. in .the 20 YEARS A-GO 1939 ,Caroline League; Harry Barker signed by the Phila. A's and will Eddy Green was selected by ,pitch for the Class "C" Kewanee, the County Court to manage the Ills., clu~b of the Central Assoc.; County Infirmary. Wlmpy Zombro, also signed by the J.R. Ware was appointed de- Athletics and ,waiting to be as- puty County Assessor to succeed signed to one of the A's farm Clarence W. Staubs resigned. The selectlo~ was made by Assessor F. "L. Watson with the approval of the ,County Commissioners. Beginning January 2, 1940, Jeff erson County planned to inaug- urate a health program that would include the services of a fulltime public health nurse, a san, itary inspector and supervision of~ pu~bltc health problems by the State Department of Health ORDER OF PUBLICATION THE STATE OF WEST VIR- GINIA, Jefferson County, to-wit: Herby Hunt had an ad on the from Washington to Winchester. Listjj, C-s' m Beals front page of the Farmers Advoc- 'two passenger trains on the Val- ate ten years ago advertising ley Division of the B. & O. were ,Christmas trees for sale. DIED:At ,his home near Scrab- ble, near Shepherdstown, J. Wil- liam Busey, who farmed about Leetown for many years; at his home on S. Mildred St., James Vv'. Burr, retired farmer of the coun- ty; at his home in Hamlet, N. C. Neill ~nyder a former resident of this county, Ior a full time being employed by the Long Grain Co. In Ri~ppon. Dr. Luke W. ~,rame who practic ed ,medicine in Rlppon and 'Bali- MARRIED:At the home of the bride in Richmond, Va. Lt. George D. Wiltshire, U. S. A. to Miss Lu- cille Nelson Noel; in Luray, Va. Elvans D. Haines of Washington, D. C. to Miss Beulah Sedwlck, of Luray. DIED:I~n Charles Town Has,pit- el, John L. Young a native of Montgomery County, Md.; at her home in Ranson, Mrs. Fannie O. Ramey, wife of ~. O. Ramey. Census enumerators 'for the cen var several years ago, married Miss Dixie Ashcraft, a Home De- monstration Agent in Ripley, Term where the groom was enga- ged in ,public health work. Miss Mary Cavalier was married a~ the home of her parents Mr. : and Mrs. Kenneth Cavalier ia Bol: ivar to Ira N. Dalgarn of Wash- Ington, D. C. formerly of Charles Town. 30 YEARS AGO ~ 1929 sus of 1920 were appointed as fol lows for the county; Charles Town Mrs. Nellie Campbell for the town; Gerald Moore and Be,he ,Brown for the District; Kable- town, Charles D. Haley and W. B. Hammond; Shepherdstown, Harry Wintermoyer and McOarry Sny- der; Harpers Ferry Gardner Shu- gart and Charles Lynch. i a. uT~ ~a ,.~ ~.. Ch~ ~erko,.James Slope, a farmer of the G Conrad in Clarke County Mrs ^,~ ~ ~, ,~.~ ~4~,.. ,~^~,~ ^f T.~ ' umm ~ t'oln~ wc]m~:~ ano miss Josephine Timberlake wife of erson ~oun~y- " ~ecem~-r,~ 1959 Mrer~na ,onm,.aaugn~er o x Mr. ann Win. D. Wimberlake', near Shep, - ~,~. .~.,.~-.,^.. a..~,.~..,s.C.E. ,Gum of Berrywlle were herdstc~vn James H Coffinbalger t ..,.,,_,,~, .,~..,=u ,~, ..,,~.vs~er. Inn ex-confederate veteran. ~"~'"~*~ VS Real Estate Transfers: Milan] Charles H. Smith, colored for John B Arduinidefendant .~.Burr..u vmua"-to~'~'J:lm~vr'H-ckens'mlth' one !years a barber in Charles Town Our sincere thanks for your " ' " v tit" - : ' ' ' es~ in a tract died in Martinsburg The abject of the ado e en lea of 139 acr s ...... cause is ~or obtaining aa absol- ~hard for~erl'a par~o~ ~.m .or-I Capt. H. C. Getzendanner sold loyal patronage, and may this holiday season be one ......... y owneu oy ~ne la~e a zarm of 79 acres on the Billmy u~e alvorce ana z0r perm~ssmn ox ..... YOu.will always look. ~, ,m., "ac" onw".'"e gr'at'stof.pleasure.u~ ,~o ..,.,..~, ......... ,~ ...... f ,Samuel L. Williams, at Shenan- er Mill road, north'west of Shep- ~er ~'~'ai~clen ~am~efS'l~lrl'ey Jean: ~al~JUnCttol~hfr SjlO,~oOO:eF:t:km herdstown, ,Pro, John D. Muldoon g for $6700 ette Whittington. SEVEHT H0P in"V~this"~"~'""~''"~"~~" suit ..... that-"the'--md~'leDefendant-"" fil-S."" jonmgtWl. . acreStheWit?n, public]mprovementSschool lotand'at] "---'-- . -' .-- :Millville for .~1250 I 60 YEARS AGO -- 1899 H AVENUE PASTRY S Jonn B. Araumi Is a nane reslcmn~ ~ ,~f h~ .~+o+...f w.r~e ~r~r~nio ha 1~ Agnes Proctor ,Lewis to Ann I The Methodists of Jefferson ~,~,~';,'~, ,-~'~'~,,i:~,~ +"~,-~'-~,'~,~,r "~,i~hi,~ Payne Lewis one-fourth undivided i Circuit bought the residence of A. RANSON, W. VA. " ".,~"~:~v~'~t~ ."f~ interest in a farm of 203 acres IG. ~Baker at Summit Point for ......... ~ ................... k -- -" " ~200- --h ~ ~.hu~o~,~. .f t~ ,~r,~r ~-,~ nown as cue ~ocks near Rock's t:$ U. T e property was to be ~-- 1~o+ '~ n ..... a~" t^ -rotect his Ferry on the She,nandoah R~ver I u d as a parsonage. , ~ ;~,~o~ ~- ~ ~o'~- I~ l~ -r,~or for $2,000. ] ames Coates of Leetown while ..... . .... ~.f ~ .... ,~o~ ~,o ------- I eed~ag a clover huller on the Bay ~,,~v~,~ ~,~, .-,, u,~,~ --ce o wo,,~ 40 YEARS AGO--1919 ]lor farm north of Charles Town whose birth we celebrate brought to earth the ........... v .......... ,- .... , - - ~.~ ,~ ........... ~,,~ ~,,~,~ ~.,Cue to the stoona=e of trans-Ihad his mght arm caught m the h y ride The arm was so badly the ~plrit of Jefferson-Farmers porte' on because of a strike a-.., ...... , s mangma ma~ ampum~mn was ne gifts of love and peace,, understanding Advocate a newsnauer printed m mong ~ft coal miners the govern - the town of ~harles Town in the merit used trucks in hauling mail, assary. County'ofJefferson. I and good will. May all : 'W. M. JON~S ORDER OF PUBLICATIONi T0 YEARS AGO -- 1889 gifts : Clerk of the Circuit Court ------- i The Jefferson Lumber and Mfg, these great F. Dean NlC~ols .......... P. Q. , THE STATE OF WEST VIR, JCo. was chartered Incorporators Dec. 10:3T- GINIA, Jefferson County, to-wit: [were JUG. C, McKnight, J. I. Ma- te yours. " A I- At R~ held in the Clerk's|Knight and H. S. McKnight. ORDER OF PUBLIC T ON. office of the Circuit Court of Jeff- J Win. Johnson bought the T. M. erson County December 1959. ]Shaull ,farm of 213 acres in Mid THE STATE OF WEST VIR- Edna Russ, plai~,tiff [dleway District, paying .$1~ per GINIA, Jefferson County, to-wit: VS J acre ~or it. ' At RULES ,held in ~the Clerk,s Z~amuel Russ, defendant J office of the Circuit Court of Jeff- The object of the above enUtled | erson County December 19.59 !suit is ~or the plaintiff, Edna Russ Harold W. Breeden, plaintiff~to obtain a divorce a vinculo mat- %'8 rimonii from the defendant, Sam- I Eleaaor Mae Breeden, defendant,uel R~s. I The object of the above entitled ] It appearing, on affidavlt filed suit is for the Plaintiff to obtain [in this suit, that the Defendant [ ....... a divorce a vinct~lo matrimonll ~amuel Russ, is a non resident of J " .from the Defendant. the ~t~te of West Virginia and he [ It a~ppearing, on affidavit filed is hereby required to appear with in this suit, that the Defendant in One Month after the date .of Eleanor Mae Breeder, is a non yes ident of the State of West Virgin- ia she is hereby required to ap- pear within,One 'Month after the date of t~e first publication of The long-heralded white way chased 93 acres of land, a part of ~as scheduled to be turned on in Rock Hall farm af Mrs. N. H. Wil Charles Town before Christmas lls at ~;80 per acre. 1929 weather conditions permit-I MARRIED : -In Washington, S. ting completion of the work. ;Newton Hedges formerly of Char- DIED:-At her home near Lee- les Town to Miss Nettle Hardy of town, Mrs. Mary Ellen Price; at Washington; at the home of the her home on ~he Keyes Ferry bride's father, John W Dailey at' Road Mrs. Mary Virginia Melvin the Bloomery, this county by the widow of James Melvin and a dau Rev. D. A. Berry, Warren H. Riss ghter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Cra ler to Miss Loula A. Dailey, both yen Trussell of the .county; in Cal of the county ifornia, 'Charles H. Islet, native of, Di~ED:-At "Montana Hair', the Jefferson County. home of her son-in-law William the first publication of this order and do what is necessary to pro- teat his interests in this matter. It is ordered that a copy of this order be $orthwlth published once a week for three consecutive weeks in Spirit of Jefferson-Farm era Advocate, a newspaper printed l~ the town of Charles Town in the County of Jefferson. W. M. JO~ Clerk of the Circuit Court James M. Mason, 3d ..... P. Q. Dec. 10-3T-pal. ORDER OF PUBLICATION. THE STATE OF WEST VIR- GINIA, Jefferson County, to-wit: At R~ held in the Clerk's office of the Circuit Court of Jeff- erson County December 19,59 Chloe Yvonne Holland. plaintiff VS Donald C. ,Holland. defendant The object of the above entitled suit is for the plaintiff. Chloe Yv- anne Holland. to obtain a divorce a vin~ulo matrimonii, from Don- ald C. Holland, defendant. It appearing, on affidavit flied in this suit, that the Defendant, Donald C. Holland is a non-resi- dent of the 'State of West Virgin- ia and he is hereby ~equired to ap pear within One Month after the date of the first i~]blication of this order and do what is necess- ary to ~)rotect his i~terests in this matter. It is ordered that a copy of this order be ,forthwith pub- lished once a week for three con- secutive week,s in ~pirit of Jeffer- son-Farms Advocate, a newspaper 'printed in the town of Charles Town i~ the County of Jefferson. W. M. JONES Clerk of the Circuit Court James M. Mason, 3d ........ P.Q. Dec. 10-3t-'paid ORDER OF PUBLICATION. THE STATE OF WEST VIR- GINIA. Jefferson County, to-wit: At RT2LES held in the Clerk's office of the Circuit Court of Jeff- erson Cou, nty December 1959 Virginia Cook, An Infant, who sues by Louise Payton, her next friend, plaintiff VS Robert Cook. defendant The 0b~ect of the above entitled suit is for the plaintiff. Virginia Cook, an Infant. who sues by Lou. ise Paytom. her next friend, plain tiff. to obtain a divorce a vinculo matrimonii .from Robert Cook, de- fendant. It appearing, on affidavit filed in this suit, that the Defendant, Robert CQok is a non resident of the 'State of West Virginia and he is hereby required to appear with- in One Month after the date of the ~irst ~blicatioa ol this order ,and do what is necessary to pro- tect his interests in this matter :HARRY J. CAIN_. JEWELER charles Town, West Va. send you our sincercs wishes that your b.cart will rejoice in the bountiful blessings of a Merry Chds nas. A U ,C T I O N E E R SHEPHERDSTOWN 3028, this order arid do what is necess- ary to pr)rtect her interest in this matter. It ls ordered that a copy of this ord~r be forthwith pub- lished on0~ a week for three con- secutive weeks in The Spirit of Jefferson-Advocate, a newspaper printed in the town of Charles Town in the County of Jefferson. W. M. JONES , Clerk of the Circuit Court Kenneth W. Metz ....... P. Q, Dec. 10-3T- E. L, McDONALD, JR. AGE N C Y SPIRIT OF JEFFERSON THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, C a n~e lled ~b e canse of the strike. u,g'" Rush Method ~ m~ney clips or mufflers. For gamzation and that's the women: French leather gloves takes to survive the Sit back, take it easy and really and ,fine perfumes, rush. enjoy Christmas while everyone is With this system, you really en rushing about. How? Joy Christmas. The key word is or Don't shop early. Just avoid the rush. Stay at home and make a I II I IIIIII I I list and devAd exactly what you are going to g~ve each person onit. FOR YOU.R ~Follow the newspaper ,ads, ~but don't set foot in a store yet. Check your list agai,nst the adver tisements and choose one store CALL CHARLES TOWN 899 OR that has every item you want to buy. Also jot down /)he location of VISIT OUR PLANT AT MILLVILLE, W. VA. the department carrying your gift selections so you dea't have to hunt once inside the store. kSimply by choosing gifts that are usually carried on the main Millville Plant No. 899 Charles Town floors of stores. For men choose Martinsburg Plant AM 7-8955 special Christmas gift packages 50 YEARS AGO -- 1909 such as Seaforth toiletries, cuff Dr. W. B. Grove, U. S. N. pur- 000o May the spirit of Christmas live in your heart and bring to you and your family enduring spiritual happiness. That is our wish for all our many friends for now and always. 1)1 DE I]ROTI ERS, NC. Charles Town, West Va. It is ordered tibet a copy of this order be forthwith published once a week for three consecutive woeks in ~pirit ol Jefferson-Farm era Advocate, a newspaper print- ed in the town of Charles Town in the County of Jefferson. W, M. JONES Clerk of the Circuit Court James M. Mason, 3d ........ P.Q. Dec. lO~3t-pa4d INSURANCE and REAL ESTATE . Charles Town; W, ,Va; ~tlt . [ I I . .. L ,~ . . FARMERS ADVOCATE 1959 5--C what it Christma' ATTEND CHURCH SUNDAY in your heart, joy |n your home and t ood cheer wherever you o...all these we wish for you, this holiday season. May the Yuletide he one you'll Ion and happiJy remember. s | SUPERTANE GAS Charles Town, West Va. ~i!il L i5 /t i :iii !~i~ i i!i i