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October 27, 1977

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mer County Almanac Anniversary of Alpha Iota Eleventh Anniversary of Alpha Delta Kappa, fo r Women Educe- Calhoun and Gilmer a dinner meeting in Center at Glenville State Kappa Chapter Lewis and Upshur Joy Hedges, Alpha Iota 8ave the address thanking for chartering made by Kappa Chapter Ms. Marmel R. Brown, a and past president of gave a brief resume of the a of the chapter, dating from 13, 1966, when twelve initiated and installed the Louis Bennett the present- when they for the dinner was Hedges and Mrs. Flora Lowe and Mrs. Sandra a musical program dinner hour. Ms. Paige the members in singing The tables were decorated in the color theme of golden yellow and olive green. A centerpiece of silk flowers, arranged by Minnich Florists, adorned the officers' table. African violets were used at the other tables. The centerpiece and violets were given as prizes. Ms. Betty Sue Morris furnished pens for all Dresent. Members in attendance from Kappa: Cindy Davidson, Ona Phillips, Lois Ours, Nancy Greenlief, Inez Manser. Karen Pickens, Mary Spray, Helen Marks, lea Harrison, Paige Armentrout, Helen Groves, Betta Jean Wimer, Nancy Craig, Imogene W;imer and Jean Nicholson. Alpha Iota members: Nancy Lee Fitzpatrick, Faye Thomas Barr, Ruth Skidmore, Mary Chenoweth, Gladys Butcher, Flora R. Welty, Joy Hedges, Roma Hefner, Thelma Houston, Mary Proudfoot, Marmel Brown, Georgia Crocket, Tessa Poling, Thelma Stump, Jan Swisher, Kay Wentzel and Judy Potts. Guests Jane Lows and Sandra Seman. Ladies Circle meets mized Gospelette met Monday, October 10, of Gay Spaur. The ladies of the Gospel Tabernacle Walnut Street in Glenville. ew officers were elected. Logretha Keesucker, Maxine Kelley. Vice and Patty Kirchburg, Lrer. was opened with Vice President, Mrs. read the Twenty-third members of the meeting Chapman, Pat Freshour, Debbie Grimsley, Barbara Kelley. Nine Lyons. Daisel Ratcliff and Gay Spaur. The Circle planned a picnic for North Bend State Park, Sunday. October 23. A rummage sale will be held in downtown Glenville on Friday and Saturday, November 4 and 5. The next meeting will be November 14 at the home of Maxine Kelley in Cedarville at 7 p.m. Mrs. Ratcliff ended our meeting in prayer. Patty Kirchberg Secretary School Employes meet Virginia Association of Employes Region III Fall met Thursday, October 13. rental Restaurant in for The Gilmer County Chapter was represented by the following indi- viduals: Mr. and Mrs. B.C. Murphy, Nelson Wells, Maysel Luzader. Nellie Engelke, June Bell and Claudia Greynolds. given for Mrs. Sally Yeager and Dessie Yeager's residence on 14, at 7 p.m. attending were: Sherri Yeager, Luci Wolfe, Lena Arleta Messenger. Nikki Charlotte Yeager, Euna and Tracy Yeager, Karen Radcliff, Dabble Mencer, Sharon Mencer Courtney. gave gifts hut were not Aunt Georgia Sue Dallas Shiflet, Grace Oppe. Donna Maggie and Randy Woodyard and Mary IUNIORS SET MEETS Troop of ihe Gilmer SCOuts will meet the first of each month from as. at the Good Shepherd on Mineral Road. Sally Yeager. Assistant Karen Colt. Troop will meet the Tuesday of each same location. Mrs. is the group leader and is the Assistant. IN ARTS Scott, professional State College, West Virginia State in the Science and in Charleston, October I, Professor of Art at GSC, pottery during of the month by Mr. Kemlr Smdm. SERVICE Pike St, 26301 Historical Society has October meeting At the October meeting of the Gilmer County Historical Society present officers were re-elected for one-year terms. Those re-elected are: Bayard Young, President; Nelson Wells. Vice President; Myra Mick, Secretary; and Hazel Gerwig, Trees- urer. Roy and Liz Schelp joined the Society during the session and Glenville State College History Professor, Dr. Bruce Flack, was the principal speaker. During the business session, a number of projects were proposed. Nelson Wells was appointed to write a history of the Society, which was formed in 1956 by Mrs. Bessie Boyd Bell Scott. Forrest Vannoy was appointed to form a committee to develop plans and Mrs. Marks featured Phyllis Marks, Gilmer County folk singer and Parade Marshal of the 1977 Folk Festival Parade, was one of several people featured in the July, August edition of Goldenseai maga- zine. Mrs. Marks' picture appears on page 7 and page 9 of the issue. She, along with many others, took part in the first Vandalia Gathering at the Science and Culture Center at the Science and Culture at the State Capitol Complex in Charleston the past summer. Mrs. Marks was the only Gilmer Countian whose picture appeared in the magazine. CHILI DINNER The Tri Sigma Sorority will be holding their Annual Chili Dinner on Halloween Night, Monday, October 31. Ghosts, witches and goblins will be serving delicious hot chili, sandwiches, beverages and assorted deserts from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Glenville State College Ballroom. Tickets may be purchased at the door, so bring your children and give them a real Halloween treat! specifications for a project to chart cemeteries in the county. Tentative plans are to offer a cash award to a junior organization in each of Gilmer County's four Magisterial Districts for completing charts of cemeteries in their District. President Young reported that a few people have been asking about a second edition of Bicentennial Bio- graphies. He said a second printing of the book was completed the past summer and copies are still available. There has been some discussion, Young said, of a plan to prepare a current history of Gilmer County with an expanded biographical section, but there is nothing concrete in this area. The meeting adjourned following the business session. BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENTS Mr. and Mrs. David Woofter of Prestonsburg, Kentucky, proudly an- nounce the birth of a son, Brian Lee Woofter, born October 1. The father is formerly of Glenville. The mother, the former Linda Messenger, is a native of Linn. Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Lester Messenger of Linn. Paternal grandmother is Mrs. Mary Woofter of Cox's Mills. Two brothers and a sister awaited Brian at home. Mrs. Messenger, the maternal grandmother, spent two weeks with the family. On her return home, she was met by Mr. and Mrs. John Messenger and children of Wooster, Ohio. CHILD ABUSE If you believe a child is being neglected, call the Welfare Depart- ment or the West Virginia Child Abuse Hot Line at 14300-642-8595 {tollfree}. C[TrRIGHTS HAVE VISITORS Weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. O.N. Cutright were Mrs. Wanda Markle and son, Steve, and Mr. and Mrs. Don Stimson and two children, Tina Marie and Brian. Tina became seriously ill with asthma, Mrs. Cutright reports, and had to he rushed back to Front Royal, Virginia, to the hospital where she was placed in an oxygen tent. Her condition at this time is unknown. Call 462-7300 to place YOUR ad! ],Sears ! We're planning on moving to our new location, 405 N. Lewis St. on Oct. 31. Please bear with us during the weekend and the first part of the week while we're getting our new store opened. Watch for our grand re-openingS IVe will be closed Saturday, October 29, 1977 Sears 1 Phone 462-7374 Authorized CATALOG SALES MERCHANT OWNED AND OPERATED BY JANET DEAL ONE NIGHT ONLY MIRACLE HEALING REVIVAL COMMUNITY WIDE CRUSADE !11111 IVAN. HASKEL SWAIN Evangelist Haskell Swain, a Prophet of God, will be conducting a one night cruKcle at our church. He will be ministering to the sick, the oppremK! and setting those free that are bound. Thousands are blessed by this man and many travel hundreds of miles to be in hls meetings. One of God's annalnted ministers agalmt the demon powers of Satan, Brother Swain challenges the devil wlth his dynamic preaching. He loves people but hates the power of Satan. He urges thole who need a miracle to come through the prayer line. Thls man of God will bless you and your family. This is your opportunity to see and hear Brother Swain. We invite all to attend this meeting regardleu of your church or religion. Our doors are open to you. Come expecting your miracle from God. OCTOBER 30, 1977 7:30 P.M. OPEN DOOR CHAPEL HozelgrNn, W. Va. The church Is located seven miles south of Harrlsville on Rt. 16 to Goff's Road. Turn left for 5 miles to Dry Run Road. Turn right to church. October 27, 1977 The Glenvflle Democrat/ Patllnder 3 Dr. Pribble attends Central Regional Meeting Dr. Mary Jo Pribble, Associate Professor of Chemistry at Glenville State College, attended the Ninth Annual Central Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society held at the Civic Center in Charleston October 12, 13 and 14. The meeting was attended by some 700 chemists from Ohio, Pennsylvania, Indiana, Michi- gan, and West Virginia. A highlight of the program was the plenary lecture presented by Sir Geoffrey Wilkinson, F.R.S. entitled, "The Three R's'-Chemistry for Connoisseurs". Professor Wilkinson of Imperial College in London received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1973 for his pioneering research in organiometallic chemistry. The award for the Outstanding High School Teacher in the Central Region was presented during the meeting. The recipient was Richard F. Welch of Dearborn High School in Dearborn, Michigan. He is one of the eight high school teachers in the United States to be honored in 1977. During his teaching career he has taught 17,000 high school students. The program for the meeting included fifteen symposia with invited speakers in transition cluster chemis- try, photochemistry at solid interfaces, multinuclear and solid phase nuclear magnetic resonance, phase transfer chemistry and biotransformations of aromatic compounds. Papers were presented in general sessions on analytical, inorganic, organic and physical chemistry and biochemistry. An exhibition of scientific equipment and textbooks in the various fields of chemistry was a feature of the meeting. Local Students enter Hearst contest Ten Cilmer County High School Juniors and Seniors-Jennifer Chisler, Dabble Gordon, Mike Minney, Keith Morrow, Cindy Rutherford, Lois Miller, Dawn Hinzman, Jeff Furr, Becky Coberly and Jennifer Brady-are participating in the William Randolph Hearst Foundation Youth Program. Qualifications for entering this competition are: be a United States citizen, have parents that are legal residents of this state, be a high school Junior or Senior, hold an elective office in one's class or student government, and be in the upper quarter of one's class scholastically. These students took a test prepared by the Hearst Foundation. Two winners from the state will represent West Virginia in the William Randolph Hearst Foundation United States Senate Youth Program, in Washington, D.C., January 28 through February 4, 1976. A $1,500 Scholarship will be given to each of the winners. :...:... ,-.s ..-. .% _'o-, :.-...- ,, . ;-...-,-.-..;..%%..., -, ........... SPURGEON MORTUARY, INC. Glenville,W.Vo. Phone ,162-7660 LICENSED MORTICIAN J.J. Spurgeon, Pres. .'.:::.:::b."- -.E::::::L'::. .....ATTEND THE CHURCH OF YOUR CHOICE THIS SUNDAY Letter Gap Community Sunday School every Sunday at 10 a.m. Preaching every 1st and 5th Sunday at 11 a.m. by Rev. Glenn Kirkpatrick. United Methodist Glenvflle 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, 10 a.m., Vadis at 11 a.m., 2nd Sunday: Cox's Mills 10 a.m., Troy 11 a.m., Doyle Chapel 7 p.m., 3rd Sunday: Troy 10 a.m., and Mt. Earnest 11 a.m., 4th Sunday: Upper ELlis 11 a.m., No service on 5th Sunday. Hepzibah Baptist Church Stout's Mill Sunday 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 Ray. Glenn Kirkpatrick. Leading Creek Baptist Curch 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 Ray. 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 p.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. Crooked Run Community Church 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 second, third and fourth Sundays. Worship service is held the fourth Sunday of the month at I0 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 Fork , ' 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. Rev. James L. Kipp. Jr., Pastor. Seventh Day Adventist Saturday - Bible Study 10 a.m, Worship service at 11 a.m. Church of of Prophecy Dusk Camp Sunday School I0 a.m., Morning Worship - II a.m. Pastor J.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 PoweH 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 I0 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. The Emmaus Chapel, Episcopal West Main St. on Rt. 5 West Sunday-10 a.m. Family Wor- ship- Holy Communion first and third Sunday-Morning Prayer and Sermon second and fourth Sunday. Family Bible Study 11 a.m. Independent-Fundamental Bible Study from the Book of Revelation each Friday at 7:3e at the 4-H Campground. James "W. Wright is the teacher. Chestnut Grove Baptist Church at Latonia ' Ssrday School 10 a.m. each Sunday. Preaching the third Sunday of each month at II 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 Sams, Pastor, Dusk Camp Methodist Church Sunday School - IO 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. Chuech of Christ 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 Rd., Glenvtlle Sunday-Mass will be held at 1t 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 6 p.m. on Rt. 5 at Van Horn Drive. The pastor is Charles Footy. Rhoades Chapel Memorial Church Little Buff Run Sunday School at 10 a.m. every Sunday, preaching services every second Sunday night at 7i30 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 CLOTHINGSTORE. 'Clothing for Moderns" 202 E. Male St. Gkmville, W. Va, ULENVILLE FORD SALES Ford Sales a Service Robert B. Chapmu Main St. Glenvme CALHOUN SUPER SIVIC, INC 102-04 S. Lewis Glenville COMMUNrlT SUPER Glenvi]le Phone 482.8863 SUMMERS PHAILMACY At Your Service GlenvUle, W. Vs.  .TM3 ItDLKND CO. Clothtmg for the Whole Family Main St. Glenvme GII24ER GRAPHICS, INC. All Your Printing Needs Glenvflle, WV KANAWHA UNION BANK Complete Banking Service Member FDIC Fh. 462-7341 Di'S QUAKER STATE SERVICE Bulk Gasoline, Fuel Oil Lubricating dis ud 8reueo Ph. 462-7 Baldwin, WV HAMmC'S/EWln.RY Quality Jeweky -. Watch Bepah" 107 E. 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