A. F. Albro, Pastor
9:30 Sunday school.
10:30 Morning worship.
7:00 p. m. Children’s meeting.
7:00 p. m. Young People’s society.
7:30 p. m. Evangelistic service.
7:30 Prayer meeting.
8:30 Choir practice.
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE SOCIETY
Sunday services at 10:30 a. m.,
Testimonial meeting at 7:30 Wed
The reading room at the church is
open every Wednesday from 2:00 to
4:00 p. m. The public is invited to
all services and to visit the reading
This society is a branch of the
Mother Church, the First Church of
Christ Scientist, Boston, Mass.
EBENEZER MENNONITE CHl’RCH
P. A. Kliewer, Pastor
“The Winess Band” will meet in
the home of Rev. P. A. Kliewer. The
message: “The Seven Sayings of
the Saviour on the Cross and the
Last Command.” by the pastor. Spe
cial music. Response by members
Th«r*'i tomething about new fiet
for Easier that are at much a
part of a man’s personality at
the color of his eyes, the mold of
his chin. Our new arrivals of
Beau Brummell Ties for Easter
have a colorful dash and sparkle
that sing a welcome song to
spring. Gay color-tones and bril
liant patterns. Never before have
we had such a large and color
ful selection. You are certain to
find several that you will select
This Sundayin me
with verses the great commission.
7:45 p. m.
Teachers* meeting, 7:30 p. m.
Mrs. P. A. Kliewer's Bible Study
Class and prayer service at 7:30 p. m.
Mixed chorus rehearsal, 8:30 p. m.
Sunday school 9:30 a. m.
Sermon 10:30 a. m. Text: I Peter 5.
Christian Endeavorers 7:30 p. m.
Rev. Levi Mellinger of Bluffton will
bring the message at 8:30 p. m.
Following messages to be preached:
April 6th a. m. “Life and its
Source.” Good Friday message:
“The ‘Why’ of the Cross.” April 13th
a. m. “Apostolic Advise.”
EVANGELICAL AND REFORMED
Emil Burrichter, Pastor
Sunday school at 9:30 a. m.
Public worship at 10:45 a. m.
Mid-week Lenten service, Wednes
day evening at 8:00 p. m.
Father-Son banquet, March 27th at
6:30 p. m. with Judge Neal L. Lora as
Public worship at 9:15 a. m. with
special “Cross” services.
Sunday school at 10:30 a. m.
Junior C. E. at 6:30 p. m.
The W. M. S. meets Wednesday
evening of this week with Mrs. John
Balmer and with Mrs. Albert Balmer
as assistant hostess.
Choir practice Thursday at 7:30
The “Joy Bell Ringer” will be at
our church Thursday evening of this
week at 8:00 o’clock. The public is
Father-Son banquet as announced
On April 3rd students of Heidel
berg College will present “St.
Claudia” at our church at 8:00 p. m.
CHURCH OF CHRIST
Lee B. Remaley, Pastor
Sunday school 9:15.
Christian Endeavor Sunday even
The Ladies Aid will meet Thurs
day evening at the home of Mrs.
There will be revival services
starting Sunday evening, March 23,
at 7:45 p. m., continuing for two
weeks, each evening except Satur
E. G. Steiner, Pastor
Sunday school 9:30.
Christian Worker’s Band 7:15
followed by a sermon.
Bible study and' prayer 7:30
A cordial welcome awaits you.
Helps maintain normal, healthy appetite and aids in
proper digestion of starches and sugars for ready
FIRST METHODIST CHURCH
J. A. Weed, Minister
3:45 p. m. Junior Choir rehearsal.
5:30 to 7:00 p. m. St. Patrick’s
Day Jitney Supper, served by Ep
8:00 p. m. Monthly party of
Builders’ Class, at home of Prof,
and Mrs. R. G. Whisler, 112 Spring
9:00 a. m. Church school.
10:00 a. m. Morning worship, in
charge of W. S. C. S. Rev. and
Mrs. Wm. Shaw, recently from
Korea, will speak. Special Lenten
Thank-offering for the society.
:15 a. m. Young People’s Choir
6:00 p. m. Epworth League.
7:30 p. m. Evening service. Ser
mon by pastor.
Special Lenten week-night ser
vices will be held on Tuesday, Wed
nesday and Thursday evenings, at
Vital to the Formation
wl of Red Blood Cells
And THE NERVE TONIC AID (Nicotinic Acid)
which, along with Bl acts to “tone up” tired,
Try a loaf today—at your grocer’s or our bakery.
Bakers of Bread with the Vitamin Content
Charles M. Armentrout, Pastor
9:30 a. m. Morning worship.
10:30 a. m. Sunday school, Mrs.
Walter Marshall, Supt.
7:30 p. m. Christian Endeavor.
9:30 a. m. Sunday school, Norman
10:50 a. m. Morning worship.
6:00 p. m. Christian Endeavor.
The subject of the morning ser
mon is “The Unveiled Face”. The
public is cordially invited to attend
the services of the Church.
FISRT MENNONITE CHURCH
H. T. Unruh. Pastor
7:15 p. m. Choir rehearsal.
S:15 p. m. A short prayer service.
9:00 a. m. Church school.
10:00 a. m. Morning worship.
Miss Edna Ramseyer will report on
her work in France. A special
offering for relief will be received.
6:00 p. m. Intermediate C. E.
7:00 p. m. Evening services and
Junior C. E.
Attend some church service Sun
CARD OF THANKS
I wish to take this opportunity to
thank all the friends and neighbors
for their aid and sympathy extend
ed in my recent bereavement also
Rev. Weed and Rev. Armentrout
who officiated at the funeral, the
singers for their services and all
those sending flowers.
A. J. B. Longsdorf
Mrs. Ella Dillman and son Robert
and Miss Joann Stonehill were Sun
day evening supper guests at the
Amos Luginbuhl home.
Mr. and Mrs. Amos Gerber and Mr.
and Mrs. Robert Gerber and family
were Thursday evening supper guests
at the Edwin Amstutz home.
Mr. and Mrs. Noah Badertscher
and son and Dan Badertscher of St.
Marys Mr. and Mrs. Wilmer Bader
tscher and family, Mr. and Mrs. Har
old Badertscher and son, Mr. and
Mrs. Wayne Zimmerman and daught
er, Mr. and Mrs. Dwight Frantz and
daughter were Sunday dinner guests
of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Badertscher and
son. Afternoon callers were Mr. and
Mrs. Lewis Deerhake.
Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Hochstettler
and family and Mrs. Noah Zimmer
man and daughter Bernice and son
Junior spent Sunday afternoon at the
Dennis Zimmerman home in Ant
Born to Mr. and Mrs. Russell
Schaublin a boy, Richard Dwain, Sun
Mr. and Mrs. Amos Basinger and
Mr. and Mrs. Francis Basinger and
daughter were Sunday dinner guests
at the Noah Hochstettler home.
Mr. and Mrs. J. I. Luginbuhl spent
Sunday afternoon with Mr. and Mrs.
Edna Ramseyer and Agnes Am
stutz called Friday afternoon at the
Otto Amstutz home.
Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Schaublin, Mr.
and Mrs. Edwin Badertscher and
family and Mr. and Mrs. John Bader
tscher were Sunday evening supper
guests of Mr. and Mrs. Adrian Lug
ibihl and family of Columbus Grove.
Mrs. Albert Zimmerman and dau
ghter spent Tuesday at the Andrew
Mr. and Mrs. Quinten Burkholder
called on Mr. and Mrs. Sam Bader
tscher, Monday afternoon.
Mr. and Mrs. Amos Gerber, Mr.
and Mr.s Robert Gerber and family
spent Sunday afternoon with Mr. and
Mrs. Evan Davis of Rushmore.
Mr. and Mrs. Carl McCafferty, Mr.
and Mrs. Robert Guider and family
and Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Dearth
and family were Sunday afternoon
callers at the Ray Guider home.
Mrs. Gladys Hosafros called on
Mrs. Ruth Anderson Thursday even
Mrs. Wm. E. Coldiron returned
home Sunday after spending the
past week with her parents, Mr. and
Mrs. C. E. Klingler and son.
Robert Matter spent the week end
at the Charles Montgomery home.
Mrs. Edgar Montgomery and sons
Carl and James and Miss Helen
Montgomery called Sunday after
noon at the Ivan Montgomery home.
Mr. and Mrs. O. P. Hartman call
ed Sunday afternoon at the Purl
Mr. and Mrs. Laurence Hosafros
were Sunday dinner and supper
guests of Mr. and Mrs. M. N. Flick
of Bowling Green.
Sunday dinner guests of Mr. and
Mrs. John W. Wilkins and family
of near Arlington were: Mr. and
Mrs. Wayne Klingler and son Larry
Mr. and Mrs. L. A. Klingler and
son Richard, all of Findlay Mr. and
Mrs. Wm. E. Coldiron of Dearborn,
Mich. Miss June Ream, Mr. and
Mrs. C. E. Klingler and son Clyde.
Past week callers at the Owens
home were Mr. and Mrs. Merle Gal
lant and son Roger and daughter
Mary Jane, Mrs. Rhea McCafferty,
Mrs. Ruth Anderson, Mr. and Mrs.
Lester Young and son Eddie, Mrs.
Grace McBain, Miss Opal and Gerald
Harshey, Mrs. Golda Hammer, Mrs.
Hattie Turner and Jim Obenour.
THE BLUFFTON NEWS, BLUFFTON, OHIO
Harry Cherry was jrought to his
riome from the Findteiy hospital on
Monday. His conditic
Dr. A. C. Schultz s howed several
films of motion picturf»s that he had
taken in Europe, the Orient and
Mexico several year5 ago, at a
men’s fellowship meeting at St.
John church last Friday night.
Edward Kohli is driving a poultry
truck for a Cleveland buyer at
David Mullett has been selected as
one of the Putnam County draftees
who are to leave on the 27th of this
Kinsey Heiser and H. M. Kohli
delivered eight choice Merino rams
to Maderia, Ohio, on Monday. These
sheep are being exported to Colom
bia, South America with 25 Jersey
cattle. This stock is loaded on the
boat in Baltimore, Maryland.
The Women’s Christian Temper
ance Union held their regular meet
ing at the Pandora school on Tues
Daniel Gilbert who spoke in the
community several weeks ago has
been engaged to return for a series
of lectures to be given at the St.
John church the latter part of this
Mr. and Mrs. John Hall have
moved to Ottawa since their public
sale on the farm which was former
ly known as the Joel Basinger home.
The Living Links class met at the
home of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Krohn
on Wednesday evening. The group
was entertained by Mr. and Mrs.
Krohn, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Diller
and Mr. and Mrs. Haydn Basinger.
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Hamilton,
Flint, Mich. Rev. John S. Hamilton,
Winona, Indiana, and Rev. and Mrs.
L. D. Hammond were Saturday
guests of Mr. and Mrs. A. E.
Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Roberts and
daughter Jennie and Betty Lou Hull
were Sunday dinner guests of Mr.
and Mrs. Adrian Moyer.
Mrs. Carl Hefner and daughter of
Columbus, and Mr. Guy Moore of
Cincinnati have been here because of
the serious illness of their mother,
Mrs. Mollie Allerding.
Mrs. Bertha Des' iberg and daugh
ter were Friday callers at the home
of Mrs. Fred Westphal.
Mr. and Mrs. John Barges and
Mrs. Carey May of Lima were Fri
day visitors of Mrs. Louisa May.
Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Jackson and
son of Litchfield were week end
guests of Mr. and Mrs. A. L.
Fred Westphal is now at Fort
Benjamin Harrison, Ind.
Edward Oberdier leaves Saturday
Saturday evening guests of Mr.
and Mrs. Russell Rex were: Mr.
and Mrs. George Vorhees of Lima
Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Hall, Mr.
and Mrs. Herschel Snyder, Mr. and
Mrs. Walter Oberdier, and Mr. and
Mrs. Doyt Hall.
Mr. and Mrs. J. V. Vorhees were
Sunday dinner guests of Mr. and
Mrs. D. P. Hall.
Mr. Charles Contris is at Memor
ial hospital for treatment. Mr. and
Mrs. O. S. Maxwell were Wednesday
evening gusts of Mr. and Mrs.
Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Houser have
returned from a motor trip to Cali
fornia. They came through Hol
brook, Arizona and visited Mrs.
John Scott Benson, who was former
ly Miss Mae Scoles.
Hogs—160 to 190, $7.55 190 to
240, $7.60 240 to 260, $7.40 roughs,
$6.00 stags, $4.75.
Calves, $11.50 Iambs, $10.50.
Grain (bu. prices)—Wheat, No. 1,
85c wheat No. 2, 84c old corn, 54c
new corn, 52c oats, 38c soys, 93c.
Service bulls delivered any time.
Also male hogs. C. N. Long & Son,
phone Ada Red 1360. tf
Wanted—Unlimited amount of fat
cattle connected with Eastern order
buyer. Call N. P. Steiner, Bluffton
phone 582-R. tf
For sale—2 brood sows to farrow
in April. Joseph Habegger, 3 miles
north on Hancock county line.
For sale—8 pigs 9 Barred Rock
pullets also red clover seed. Clara
belle Owens, Bluffton phone 547-R.
For sale—Choice of two horses: 2
yrs. and 4 yrs. old. E. E. Anderson.
For sale—28 feeder pigs, de
wormed. Inquire H. O. Bemo,
Swaney road south of Bluffton.
For sale—Two young sows with
18 pigs also young Spotted Poland
China male hog. Hiram M. Kohli.
For sale—Good work horses ages
2, 3, 4, 8 and 12 years Guernsey
heifer fresh soon also bred gilts to
pig and with pig. Edgar Herr,
south of town on Bentley road.
For sale—Spotted young sow with
pigs at side also several spotted
gilts at reasonable prices. E. P.
Steiner, east of town.
Speaker Cites Bad
Influence Of Alcohol
Rejection figures of draft boards in
the present selective service act show
that more than 50 per cent of the
young men today are not being ad
mitted into the United States Army,
according to Roy Berg, of the1 Allied
Youth Commission of Washington, D.
C. who addressed the students of the
Bluffton High school, Tuesday morn
Figures available at the headquart
ers of the Federal Bureau of Inves
tigation at Washington indicate that
alcohol is an important factor in the
crime rate ni this country. Crime for
the most part js an activity of young
people, the speaker declared.
Soft living and use of alcohol have
contributed to the high percentage of
rejects. In addition the speaker also
pointed out that one fourth of all ad
missions to mental hospitals are al
coholics. Further 58 per cent of all
fatal traffic accidents are due to al
This is due to the senses being dull
ed and accuracy lessened through
the use of the beverage. The Allied
Youth organization, which the speak
er represented, is attempting to get
young people to so organize as to
promote effective resistance against
the further extension of the use of
Mr. and Mrs. J. G. Krautter are
spending several weeks in Florida.
Rev. Paul Zimmerman of Rawson
called in this vicinity on Friday.
Miss Jeannette Krautter, teacher in
the schools at Wayne, Ohio, spent the
week end with her brother Kenneth
A number from this community at
tended the basketball tournament at
Bascom, Friday and Saturday nights.
Revival services are in progress at
the Pleasant View church. There
will be special musical numbers and
inspiring sermons by the pastor, Rev.
Paul Zimmerman each evening. All
A miscellaneous shower was given
in the W. G. Carr home, Saturday
evening in honor of Mr. and Mrs.
Willie Trippiehorn of Bluffton. Many
lovely gifts were received by the
couple. Dainty refreshments were
served by the hostesses Pauline,
Mary Jane and Marjorie Carr.
New Building Code
Enacted By Counci'
Clarification of a previous muni
cipal building ordinance relating
particularly to fire protection is em
bodied in a new ordinance passed
Monday night at a meeting of the
Technicalities many times misin
terpreted in the old ordinance are
cleared up by the new code which
relates especially to building in the
town’s fire zone.
Enactment of the new ordinance
marks discontinuance of the one
which previously has been in effect.
Complete text appears on Page seven
of this week’s issue of The Bluffton
Golf is a game where the ball lies
poorly and the nlaver well.
Brick or American
2 lb- box 39c
COFFEE 3 41c
FLOUR 4ua™£,e,d .. 24’/2-lb. bag 57c
WHITEHOUSE MILK .... 6 toll cans 40c
HOT CROSS BUNS........................pkg. 12c
GOLD MEDAL FLOUR 24V2-lb. bog 87c
WALDORF .£•«• .................. 4 rolls 17c
SODA CRACKERS 2-lb. box 13c
SOAP ........ 3 cakes 10c
CHEESE ...S=in................................ 18c
KIRKMAN'S SOAP FLAKES Ige. pkg. 19c
Widening and reconstruction of the
Dixie highway in the Bluffton area
may be effected as a part of a pro
posed $2,366,000 defense improvement
program to 82 miles of the roadway
between Perrysburg and Vandalia,
Much military traffic would be
carried over the Dixie in event of
a war emergency, for the route has
been designated as one of military
No funds have been drafted as
yet by Congress for work necessary
to make Ohio’s highway system con
form to standards set by national
$2,366,000 May Be Spent On Dixie
In Military Highway Improvements
Funeral services for Mrs. Emma
Sanner Cashman, 67, former Bluff
ton resident, were held Wednesday
afternoon in Lima at the home of her
daughter, Mrs. Pearl Buebell. Mrs.
Cashman resided in Bluffton some
thirty years ago.
She died at her home in Lima,
Monday morning. Rev. E. J. Pen
horwood, pastor of the South Side
Church of Christ of that city officiat
ed at the funeral and burial was in
Surviving are her husband Thom
as four sons and seven daughters
all by a former marriage. They are:
Alvin Sanner, Kalida Carl of Har
rod Wilbur and Russell Sanner of
Lima Mrs. Jennie Henry of Bluff
ton Mrs. Buebell, Mrs. Bertha
Zerve, Mrs. Iva Klay, Mrs. Stella
Bowman all of Lima Mrs. Harriet
Bennet of Columbus Mrs. Marguer
ite Bowers of Chicago.
Also surviving are three brothers:
Joseph Shulaw of Bluffton, Clar
ence of Beaverdam and Steven of
near Lafayette. Two sisters sur
viving are Mrs. Marguerite Schick of
near Beaverdam and Mrs. Mary
Blush of Ada.
What makes the firefly glow? The
light-giving organ consists of fatty
tissues supplied with numerous air
tubes and nerves the nerves stim
ulate the air tubes and the latter
convey to the fatty tissue the oxy
gen which combines heatlessly with
luciferin to produce the light.
Two Inches—Four Miles
This is one case where two inches
equals four miles. Ben Thorn, city
hall park caretaker in New London,
Wis., was given a new lawn mower
two inches narrower than the old
one. Where he used to walk 12 miles
in cutting the ball park lawn, he fig
ures he now has to walk 16 to cut
the same area.
5-lb. box 24c
.... qt. 21c
3 lbs. 15c
2 1-lb. cons 11c
Fancy Blue Rose .............................lb.
THURSDAY, MARCH 20, 1941
Proposals made by the Ohio de
partment of highways indicate ex
penditure for the defense road im
provement program will amount to
Of this $30,900,000 would be spent
on roads in the strategic network
$9,034,500 on access roads to indus
trial areas and military camps, and
$3,615,500 on access roads not on the
state highway system.
Ohio’s military highway system
connects all industrial regions where
there also is the heaviest concentra
tion of population.
BETTER BE SAFE THAN SORRY
It doesn’t pay to speculate with cheap chicks. Buy well-known,
high quality “Best-Yet” chicks, day old or started. They satisfy the
most discriminating buyers.
Electric Brooder Stoves make chick raising easy and safe.
Come in for demonstration.
Don’t forget that good feed is important. Ours is fresh and
economically priced. Try it.
The Bluffton Hatchery Co.
(Twenty years of Hatching experience)
Wise Twins In Radio
Former residents of Mt. Cory, the
Wise twins, Virginia and Janette, will
be featured in a broadcast over Radio
Stations CKLW and WHKC at 3:15
p. m. this Wednesday.
Singing as “The Carroll Sisters,”
the twins are star vocalists with
Jimmy Richards’ orchestra. Their
brother, Kenneth, is the pianist with
the same musical organization.
The Richland Grange will meet at
the Grange hall Tuesday with the
^Song, God Bless America Roll
Call, Favorite Sport Facts Concern
ing Army Training Centers, Alma
Gratz Discussion, Should All Farm
ers Participate in the Soil Conserva
tion Program Farm Bookkeeping,
Harry Barnes Contests and Games,
Bring rest and
rubbing on just
a few drops of
NYALGESIC. This fine liquid
analgesic never blisters or stains,
and is not greasy. But it does
wonders for headaches, sprains
two sizes 50c-J1.00
A. Hauenstein & Son
The Comer Drug Store
Encore Macaroni or
3 LBS- 25c
FLOUR ,Iona ............24,/2-lb. bag 59c
CHUM SALMON..............2 toll cons 29c
MACKEREL Sultana ................2 cans 21c
100 lbs. $1.76
100 lbs. $2.13
lb. con 19c
4-lb. pkg, 3QC
PEACHES..A&p ... 2 No. 2’/2 cans 25c
CIGARETTES ^sul^axBrand9 carton $1.19
PILLSBURY'S Bcst Flour 24!/2-lb. bag 85c
Ige. pfcg. $e
2 cons 29c
e«° •&S,“ble .............. 3“- 39c
ANN PAGE SALAD
U. S. NO. 1 MICHIGAN
100 LBS. *1.23
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