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liner County Almanac Club hears from President Wan&apos;s Club of Glenville on for Mrs. May Dawson. of the West Virginia of Woman's Clubs. 10. at the Trinity Church in Glenville. were served by the told the members of t0 Spokane, Washington where she represented Virginia. on the President's the decision as to I0 retain or release the She urged the ladies Write their Congressmen in the Canal and also to read a book entitled, letween Two Waters" the history behind the he business meeting it the Woman's Club to the Wildlife Proiect MAV D4W,ON. Preidant of the Wet Virginia Federation of Worn an' Club. confers with C, raee Ohm< C, lenville Waman'. CI.h Preidant. fDemncrat Photo1 initiated by the West Virginia Department of Natural Resources to all the grade schools in the county and to Gilmer County High School. It was also agreed by the women to assist in the American Cancer Society fund-raising drive in the spring. 101 years Smith of Cox's Mills 101 st birthday. 13. The celebration on most of the week. nd relatives visitin Mr. Cilmer County in 1912 Iinu schools at Tanner villages in the area. ,r, one of Mr. Smith's first Gainer-today a music expert. Smith recalls, were in Smith's instructions were and the eight-year-old Gainer's ability to learn so remark- able. that a few years later he was ahle to go back to the hills, hear a song played and sung and then write down the word and music. This was. of course, before the time of recording devices and, as a result. Mr. Gainer has one of the best collections of folk music in the state. Smith was born in Rock Cave. but has spent most of his life in Gilmer County. He has directed choirs and quartets for 80 years and has written over40 songs. In his younger days. he also played the guitar and hanio. Stars elect officers Shooting Stars held at City Hail. At officers were elected. elected were: Keith Rita Cottrill. Tammy Collins. Sec- 13aviq,on Treasurer: a. Reporter: Rose Cottrill. Whitinc. Dose Morris Came Leaders: and Club meets Home Demonstration the Mr. Earnest Church October 13 and there and one guest embers present were Thelma Radcliff. SUe Flaherty. Nellie Bar- Radcliff, Stacy Matthews. Mar- Amy Smith, Betty Cole. Shada Radcliff. Our Cox. devotions which con- song. "Faith of Our "The Riches Left and the "Lords in unison. Mary, our )I the lesson about a good lesson and naaia facts about Iceland interesting. Our first meeting in our a lot of things to talk session. the door prize, and and Marie served We adjourned and after having a nice Shade Radcllff Reporter lira Rogers and from College Park on US 33-199. south have moved into the OWned by Miss Ermah an Art Instructor at Place YOUR ad! INIA. tett *ill be of the month by Mr. Kemper All) SERVICE B301 Five generations gather in Ohio FIVE, GF, NERATIONS..Clockwise: Mrs. Effa S. Rinehart is holdin her great-reat.randdauhter, Galilee Wilson: [seated on floor] Cynthia l,vnne Watson: Monoca Y. Huber; and Carmen E. Mo.. VISIT MISSISSIPPI Mrs. D.T. (Edna) Wright of Glenville and son-in-law and daughter. lack and Agnes Higgins, motored to Starkville. Mississippi. recently to visit Mrs. Cecil Hays and her daughter. Mrs. A.B. Hicks. and family. Mrs. Wright reports they all had a very happy time together, as Mrs. Hays and Mrs. Wright were close neighbors for veers. Shelly Morris. Laura Mills. and luanita Mills. Song Leaders. Our leader is Nancy Whiting and our Assistant Leaders are Sue Morris. lanet Coffman. Mary Morrow, Freda Abrams and lack Whiting. Our next meeting will be November 2 at CiW Hall. Shella Norman BIRTH ANNOINCEMENT Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Doolev. formerly of Clenville, proudly an- nmmce the birth of their second child. Amy Elizabeth. born September 21. at St. leseph's Hospital in Parkersbur. Paternal randparents are Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Denier of Charleston. Maternal urandparents are Mr. and Reporter Mrs. Richard Rexroad of Parkersburm --. "--,--,- ::": :-:..'y.:.:.x The Fifth Sunday Meeting of the ministers, deacons, and laymen of the Mr. Pisgah Baptist Association to be held with the Upper Steer Run Baptist Church of Normantown, West Virginia Saturday and Sunday, October 29 and 30, 1977. Theme: MAN'S GREAT NEED Saturday Morning 10:30 Devotional and address of Welcome--Deacon Oren Sumpter 10:45 Business Meeting. Adoption of Program. and Election of Officers for comin veer 11:15 Sermon--Eccl. 12:13--Elder George Rose 12:00 Benediction and Noon Recess Saturday Afternoon 1:15 Devotional--Deacon Leonard Wilmoth 1:30 Sermon--I Thess. 4:l--Elder F.E. Dobbins 2:15 Sermon--I Cor. 2:1-2--Elder Darrill Hashman 3:00 Benediction Saturday Night 7:30 Devotional--Deacon Dana White 7:45 Evangelistic Sermon and Invitation Brother Mike Smith to Unsaved-- Sunday Morning 10:00 Devotional--Deacon Clavel Smith 10:15 Sermon--Ezk. 13:lO-14--Elder Rodnev Minnev 11 :OO Sermon--lsa. 63:1-2--i.W, Stalnaker 11:45 Son Service 12:00 Benediction and Noon Recess Sunday Afternoon 1:00 Devotional--Deacon Carl Schieffer 1:15 Sermon--ieremiah 2:13--Elder H.C. Alltop 2:00 Sermon--]ohn 3:14--Elder Lonzo Wilson 2:45 Fellowship Service. Adjournment and Benediction Program Cmmlllee: Deacon Clarence Moss. Deacon Melville Movers, and Elder Charles Fisher -- -...-.-.-.-.-- - " "*" "'.' " .:-a'. "-" ..'.'. -..'.'..":'.'" ":;:::'.'. ";-a;- "" "-'.'." " " :.'-'R..:.r. :::::':;:':":':':':'::'].':i:.::- -':  ':;:: ::a.:. a.;T..'.: ALL NEW 50,000 WATTS WCAIN.0,0 680 ON YOUR DIAL Five generations recently gath- ered at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Meade.1 T. Wright of North Canton, Ohio. In addition to Gwendolvn and Mendel Wright, those attending were: Mrs. Effa S. Rinehart of North Canton. Ohio: Mr. and Mrs. Earl F. Moss of Richmond, Virginia: Mrs. lohn G. Huber of Winchesler, Virginia: Mr. and Mrs. Russell Watson and daughter. Galilee, of Whitehouse. Ohio: Mr. and Mrs. Byron W. Rinehart of Charleston: Mr. and Mrs. Gordon D. Rinehart of Alliance. Ohio: and Mr. and Mrs. W. Eugene Rinehart and sons. Marty and Mark. of Canton, Ohio, Mrs. Effa S. Rinehart. great-great- grandmother of Galilee Watson, is a former resident of Crass Run near Letter Gap. She is the only surviving member of the immediate family of Nathaniel Wellington Stalnaker, de- scendant of Major William Stalnaker. one of the pioneers in Gilmer County. Mrs. Rinehart is 88 years of age. and is one of the few living members of the historic lob's Temple, located on State Route 5. west of Glenville. BROWNS IN TO'SQUIRREL HUNT Mr, and Mrs. Lilburn Brown, who hve in Maryland, are home in Glenville to squirrel hunt this week. Mrs. Brown is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Barker. The Glenvflle Democrat/ Pathfinder 3 Jolly Millers have first meeting The Cox's Mills Jolly Millers 4-H Club held their first meeting of the 1977-78 year on October 11 at the Community Building. Twenty-eight boys and girls selected their projects for the coming year. Our Leader is Brenda Somerville and Keith Cole is our Assistant Leader. Four adult proiect leaders were present. Officers for 1977-78 were elected. They are: Bob Hatton. President: Diane Somerville. Vice President: Debbie Gordon, Secretary: Steve Ellyson, Treasurer; lim Hatton. Scrapbook Recorder: Randy Peggs. Reporter: Rodney Somerville and Danny Sim- mons, Game Leaders: Debbie Simmons and Angie Smithson. Song Leaders; and Ray Wallbrown and Myron Bailey. Sergeants-at-A rms. Randy Peggs Reporter MISS WOLFE HAS VISITORS Mr. and Mrs. Earl Wolfe of Charleston, Barry Wolfe, a student at West Virginia Wesleyan College. and Miss Eloise Wolfe of Charleston were mmsts of Miss Mabel Wolfe in Glenville during the Glenville State College Homecoming. :a.;:.::::.%'::.::..::::::::'...'.> - - SPURGEON MORTUARY, INC. Glenville,W.Va. LICENSED MORTICIAN Phone 462.7660 J.J. Spurgeon, Pres. ...-.'.-.'.-::::::::.':::.':.'..::::::::::%.::..K:.. .....ATTEND THE CHURCH OF YOUR CHOICE THIS SUNDAY Letter Gap Community Crooked Run Community Church The Emmaus Chapel, Episcopal Sunday School every Sunday at 10 a.m. Preaching every 1st and 5th Sunday at 11 a.m. by Rev. Glenn Kirkpatrick. United Methodist Glenville Circuit 1st Sunday: Ellis 10 a.m., Blackburn 11 a.m., College St. 7:30 p.m.; 2nd Sunday: Otterbein 10 a.m., College St. 11 a.m., Oak Grove, 7 p.m.; 3rd Sunday: Oak Grove 10 a.m., College St. 11 a.m., Otterbein 7:30 p.m.; 4th Sunday: Otterbein 10 a.m., College St. 11 a,m., Oak Grove 7 p.m, No service on 5th Sunday. Troy United Methodist Circuit 1st Sunday: Liberty at Hurst, I0 a.m., Vadis at II a.m., 2nd Sunday: Cox's Mills 10 a.m., Troy II a.m., Doyle Chapel 7 p.m., 3rd Sunday: Troy I0 a.m., and Mt. Earnest II a.m., 4th Sunday: Upper Ellis 11 a.m., No service on 5th Sunday. Hepzibah Baptist Church Stout's Mill SunOay School is held every Sunday at 10 a.m. and preaching services are held each second Sunday at 2 p.m. Stewarts Creek Church Sunday School every Sunday at 10 a.m. Preaching each Second Sunday morning with Rev. Glenn Kirkpatrick. Leading Creek Baptist Church Sunday school is held every Sunday at 10 a.m. Worship services are held the first Sunday of the month at 11 a.m. A Bible study is held the first and third Saturdays of the month at 7:30 p.m. Pastor is Roy. Harry Miller. Trinity United Methodist Sunday--Church school clas- ses meet at 9:45 a.m.: Morning Worship begins at 10:55 a.m.: Youth Fellowship meets at 4:30 ).m. Thursday-Children's choir practice is held at 6 p.m.: the Sanctuary choir rehearses at 7 p.m. Gospel Tabernacle Non-denominational Walnut St. Sunday School at 10 a.m. and Sunday services at 7:30 p.m. Prayer meetings Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Sunday School is held every Sunday at 10 a.m. Worship service is held the first Sunday of the month at 7:30 p.m. Bible study class is held at 7:30 p.m. the sec.nd, third and fourth Sundays. Worship service is held the fourth Sunday of the month at 10 a.m. with Rev, Glenn Kirkpatrick. Glenville Presbyterian Church Sunday - Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Service for the Lord's Day at 11 a.m. Gospel Mission Sand Forl There will be regular services Friday night at the gospel mission. First Baptist Church Sunday Church School at 9:45 a.m.. worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday evening worship at 7 p.m. Prayer and Bible Study. Wednes- day at 7 p.m. Choir rehearsal. Wednesday at 8 p.m. Roy. lames L. Kipp, lr.. Pastor. * Seventh Day Adventist Saturday - Bible Study 10 a.m. Worship service at 11 a.m, Church of God of Prophecy Dusk Camp Sunday School - I0 a.m., Morning Worship - 11 a.m. Pastor I.B. Groves, V.L.B. Youth Service, Sunday 6 p.m., Evangelistic Service, Sunday 7:30 p.m., Mid-week Service - 7:30 p.m., Wednesday. Church of God Powell St. Pentecostal Sunday morning worship services at 10 a.m. and evening services Wednesday and Sunday at 7:30 p.m. Copen Creek Church Sunday School every Sunday at 10 a.m., worship service every second Sunday at 9:30 a.m. Sand Fork Baptist Sunday School is held each Sunday at 10 a.m. Worship service is held at 11 a.m. on the first and third Sundays and at 7:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Sunday. Youth Fellowship meets Wed- nesday at 7 p.m and mid-week services are held each Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. The Pastor is Clyde Bush. West Main St. on Rt. 5 West i Sunday-lO a.m. Family Wor- i ship- Holy Communion first and i third Sunday-Morning Prayer and i Sermon second and fourth Sunday. Family Bible Study 11 a.m. i Independent-Fundamental Bible Study from the Book of Revelation each Friday a! 7:30 at the 4-H Campground. lames W. Wright is the teacher. Chestnut Grove Baptist Church i at lt, Qtonla  ,.-- Sunday School. 10 a.m. each Sunday. Preaching the third Sunday of each month at 11 a.m. Gospel Sing third Saturday of each month at 7:30 p.m. Bible Study each Sunday at 7:30 p.m. Ray. Clif Seres. Pastor. Dusk Camp Mthodist Church Sunday School - 10 a.m.. Prayer Meeting. Thursday. 7 p.m.. Preaching. 2nd Sunday at 11 a.m. Pentecostal Church, River St. Sundays at 7 p.m.. Second and fourth Saturday evenings at 7:30 p,m., Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Church of Chatst Sunday - Bible Service. 10:30 a.m. Evening Worship at 7 p.m. Wednesday - Midweek ser- vice at 7 p.m. Tanner Church Services each Sunday morn- ing. Sunday evening and Wednes. day evening. Alfred Hickman. Pastor. Good Shepherd Catholic Church Mineral ltd., Glenvme Sunday-Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Holy Day Mass will be held at 7 p.m. Gospel Baptist Church Sunday School meets at 10 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m. and evening service at 7:30 p.m. on Rt. 5 at Van Horn Drive. The pastor is Charles Footy, Rhoade Chapel Memorial Church Little Bull Run Sunday School at 10 a.m. every Sunday. preaching services every second Sunday night at 7::30 p.m.: third Sunday morning at 11 a.m. and fourth Sunday night at 7:30 p.m. by Ray. Glenn Kirkpatrick. THE FOLLOWING MERCHANTS URGE YOU TO GO TO CHURCH DAVIS CLOTHING STORE "Clothin 8 for Moderns" 202 E. Main St. GlenvUle, W. Va. GLENVILLE FORD SALES Ford Sales & Service Robert B. Chapman Main St. Gienville CALHOUN SUPER SERVICE, INC. 102-04 S. Lewis Glenville COMMUNITY SUPER MARKET Gienville Phone 462-8863 SUMMERS PHARMACY At Your Service GLENVILLE MIDLAND CO. Clothing for the Whole Family Main St, Glenvllle GILMER GRAPmCS, INC. All Your Printing Nmls Glenville, W3/ KANAWHA UNION BANK Complete Banking Service Member FDIC Ph. 462-7341 DRAKE'S QUAKER STATE SERVICE Bulk Gasoline, Fuel Oil Lubricating oils and gresmm Ph, 462-7868 Baldwin, WV HAMRIC'S I]LIY Quality Jewelry - Watch Repair 107 E. 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