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PAGE FOUR
Notice
Telephone Subscribers
The final discount date for pay
ment of telephone bills will be the
15th of each month instead of the
10th.
Effective January 15, 1947.
The Bluffton Telephone Co.
A Friedman-Shelby Top Quality
Ladies Moccasin Oxford
construction
quarter-lined.
Goodyear
heel full
Vamp
counter, toe-cap and
mpletely lifted
ap and insole.
Widths—A-B-C-D.
s8
Others $5 and up
with full leather sole rubber
with quality drill lining.’ Quality
Built for service.
4 to 10.
W. H. Gratz Shoe Store
Store Hours: 8 to
Closed
30: Saturday 8 to 10 P. M.
day Thursday.
TEXAS CITRUS
Clearance Sale oi| Oranges, Pink and
Ruby Red Grapefruit
Oranges and Pink Grape
fruit ... $4 per crate
Ruby Red Grapefruit
$4.60 per crate
BON WENGER
141 S. Main Street Bluffton, Ohio
Do You Need
MONEY
for buying a farm, livestock, farm
machinery, automobile, house repairs,
business needs, or any o^her legitimate
purpose?
If You Do
We can furnish you with all the money you need
on terms as reasonable and more convenient than any
out of town agency. v’
Come in and see us before you borr/^ elsewhere.
Use our economical MONEY ORDERS and
CURRENT PAYMENT CHECKS to pay your out
of town bills.
The Citizens National Bank
Member Federal Reserve System
Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.
EVANGELICAL & REFORMED
CHURCHES
V. C. Oppermann, Minister
Emmanuel's:
9:30 a. m. Church school
10:45 A. M. Morning worship.
The Annual Meeting of Congrega
tion will be held in connection with
the morning worship service.
The Choir of the church will meet
for rehearsal on Thursday evening
of this week at 8 P.
The Friendly Couples Class will
meet at the home of Elmer Creeger
on Sunday evening at 8 o’clock.
Plan to attend.
All are cordially invited to take
part in the remaining services of the
Week of Prayer.
Catechism instruction Saturday
morning at 9:30 a. m.
St. John’s:
9:30 a. m. Morning worship
10:30 a. m. Church school
The newly elected officer will be
installed at the morning service on
Sunday.
The choir of the church will meet
for rehearsal on Wednesday evening
of this week at 7:30.
Week of Prayer Service at our
church on Thursday evening at 7:30
p. m. All members and friends are
urged to attend.
Catechism instruction Saturday
morning at 9:30 a. m.
Girl’s Guild meets Tuesday even
ing at 7:30 at the home of Mary
Louise Balmer. All girls are cor
dially invited to attend.
Consistory meets for purpose of
reorganization on Thursday evening
of this week following the service.
Plan to attend the remaining serv
ices of the week of prayer.
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE SOCIETY
Sunday services at 10:30 a. m.
Subject: Sacrament.
Testimonial meeting at 7:30 Wed
nesday evening.
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 read
ing room.
This society is a branch of The
Mother Church, the First Church of
Christ Scientist, Boston, Mass.
FIRST MENNONITE CHURCH
I J. N. Smucker, pastor
9:00 Sunday school Carl Smuck
er, Supt. classes for all ages.
10:30 Worship service.
6:30 Intermediate Christian En
deavor.
7:30 Junior C. E.
7:30 Union service, closing the
“Week of Prayer.” Dr. J. Ira Jones,
of the Trinity Methodist church,
Lima, is the speaker. All heartily
invited to attend.
EBENEZER MENNONITE
CHURCH
Rev. Howard T. Landes, Pastor
Thursday—
2 p. m. Ladies Missionary Society
win meet in the church. Miss Viola
Welty, speaker.
7:30 prayer and Bible study.
8:30 Choir rehearsal.
Sunday—
9:30 a. m. Sunday School, Joseph
Thompson, Supt.
10:30 a. m. Morning worship.
Theme, “Prayer.”
7:30 p. m. C. E.
8:30 Evening meeting.
Farewell service for Miss Viola
Welty has been postponed until Feb
ruary.
FIRST METHODIST CHURCH
Rev. Paul H. Cramer, Pastor
9:30 a. m. Church school
Mr. Nelson Steiner, Supt.
10:30 a. m. Morning worship
Due to the Mid-winter Institute at
Epworth Church, Marion, the Youth
Fellowship will not meet Sunday
evening.
Junior choir practice Wednesday
at 7 P. M.
Senior choir practice Thursday.
The W. S. C. S. will hold their
yearly meeting Thursday at 6:30
p. m. with a pot luck supper. Mrs.
Ralph Lanham is the new president.
Mrs. Forest Harmon will have
charge of the program and Mrs.
Harold Beals will lead the devotions.
All women of the church are urged
to be present.
1
STOCK SALES
For rent—Bulls: Shorthorn Here
ford, Angus and Brown Swiss. Ira
Moser. tf
For sale—2 good Brown /Swiss
heifers, bred. Norbert Fuerst,
Vaughnsville telephone exchange
For sale—Young steer beef by the
quarter. Henry Hilty, /Bluffton
phone 527-G.
For sale—Shorthorn-Guernsey heif
er calf 6 days old. Wm. Bader
tscher, 1 mile nprth »f tpwn.
A poultry expert tece/itly said:
“There is no best bredB.” Many
standard breeds are good. The
strain of bird morjl important
than the breed. That if why we se
lect winning strains—hjgh egg pro
duction strains, jiedigried males for
our breeding flocks. Then they are
carefully culled and p/illorum tested.
No wonder customers get such good
results from Amstutz improved
breeding program and come back for
more. Get special early order book
ing discount price list now from Am
stutz Hatcheries, Bluffton and Pan
dora. tf
THE BLUFFTON NEWS, BLUFFTON, OHIO
DEFENSELESS MENNONITE
CHURCH
Rev. E. J. Shady, Pastor
Sunday—
9:30 a. m. Sunday school.
10:30 a. m. Morning worship.
7:00 Senior C. W. B. program in
the basement. Adult C. W. B. pro
gram in the auditorium.
7:00 Young People’s Program in
basement.
7:00 Adult C. W. B. program
7:45 Evangelistic service.
Theme: Prayer.
PRESBYTERIAN CHURCHES
Ernest N. Bigelow, Minister
Rockport:
Morning worship 9:30
Church school 10:30
Mr. Glen Mayberry, Supt.
Bluffton:
Church school 9:45
N. A. Triplett, Supt.
Morning worship 11:00
Guest minister this Sunday is the
Rev. Harry J. Scheidemantle, pastor
of the First Presbyterian church,
Columbus Grove, Ohio.
Bluffton Young Adult meeting
Thursday, January 9 at 8 p. m. at
the church. This is a “Clean Up”
party Wear old clothes
Week of prayer services: Thurs
day, 7:30, in the St. John’s Evangel
ical and Reformed church with Dr.
L. L. Ramseyer as the preacher.
Friday, in our church, with Rev.
Lehman, pastor of the Leipsic Luth
eran church as the preacher. Sun
day, in the First Mennonite church,
with Dr. Ira Jones, pastor of Grace
Methodist church, Lima, as the
preacher.
CHURCH OF CHRIST
C. D. Read. Pastor
9:30 A. M. Bible School.
10:30 A. M. Worship service and
sermon.
Thursday evening—Ladies of the
Church of Christ will meet at the
home of Mrs. Arthur Amstutz.
Everyone welcome.
THE BLUFFTON EVANGELICAL
LUTHERAN CHURCH
Rev. W. L. Harmony, Pastor
Services of Sunday, January 12.
Sunday school 9 A. M. Harold
Beals, superintendent.
Holy Communion 7:30 P. M.—Ser
mon theme, “The Issues of Life.”
ALL PURPOSE^
CLEANER 1
SPIC&SPAN
16-OZ. PKG.
MILK DRINK
COCONOG.......... 15c
cocoa De
HARRAUER
KETCHUP
MISSIONARY CHURCH
Robert R. Welch. Pastor
Wednesday—
7:30 Week of Prayer meeting with
Rev. Frank Harder of St. John Men
nonite church, Pandora, speaker.
Sunday—
9:30 Sunday school
10:30 Morning worship
6:30 Prayer meeting.
7:00 Young People’s meeting.
Children’s meeting in the base
ment.
7:30 Evangelistic service.
Everyone is welcome.
Settlement
At a recent meeting of the Board
of Education of Bluffton Waldo Hof
stetter was elected president and
Levi Althaus vice president.
Miss Mary Baske of Detroit is
spending several days in the home
of Mrs. Susie Boaz.
.’*£ 19c
RED BALL
YELLOW 1
CORN MEAL
5-LB. BAG
29c
EIGHT
O'CLOCK
COFFEE
3-LB. BAG
SCOT
PAPER
TOWELS
ROLL
The group of young people who
broadcast regularly known as the
Chimes Hour of Van Wert presented
an inspiring program at the Eben
ezer church Sunday evening.
A joint worship service of the
Ebenezer and St. John congregations
is to be held at the Ebenezer church
Sunday evening. This service is in
honor of Miss Viola Welty who has
been home on furlough from Africa
where she has been engaged in mis
sionary work and is soon to return
to her field of work.
Misses Eunice and Gladys Lugi
bihl are working as nurses aids at
Findlay hospital.
Many of this area have been de
prived of electrical current and effi
cient telephone service since the sleet
and rain of last Thursday. Travel
on the country roads has been haz
ardous.
Mr. and Mrs. Willard Moser were
supper guests in the home of Mr.
and Mrs. Floyd Snavely and family
Wednesday evening.
Mr. and Mrs. Earl Lehman re
turned the last of the week from
Morton, Ill., where they spent part
of their vacation in the home of
Mrs Lehman’s parents, Mr. and Mrs.
Earl Stucky and family.
The annual Community Institute
will be held at the Pandora high
school on Tuesday, January 21st.
News want-ads bring results.
I
I
FOOD STORES
RED CIRCLE .... 38c
BOKAR..... 3 £81.15
TEXAS MARSHSEEDLESS 10 LB. MESH
GRAPEFRUIT
CALIFORNIA NAVEL
ORANGES
MICH. U. S. NO. 1 GRADE A
POTATOES
CALIFORNIA GROWN PASCAL
NEW CAROLINA GROWN
CABBAGE
a s:
CAROLINA GROWN ROUND RED
RADISHES 3W, 13c
JANE PARKER PLAIN
MARVEL SOUR TYPE
RYE BREAD
A*I’ BAKER’S
OATMEAL COOKIES
MARVEL
DINNER ROLLS.....
JANE PARKER
POTATO CHIPS.....
East Orange
Mr. and Mrs. Charley Agin and
son Evan, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Cook
and daughter Linda spent Tuesday
evening at the C. J. Samsel home
in Lima.
Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Agin and son
entertained the J. C. Williams famil
ies in their home on Christmas day.
Those present were Mr. and Mrs. J.
C. Williams of Mt. Cory Mr. and
Mrs. Anson Decker and son Lawrence
of Findlay Mr. and Mrs. Vernon
Williams and daughter Sandra of
Ada Mr. and Mrs. Merle Folks of
Mt. Cory’ Mr. and Mrs. Park Will
iams and daughter Mary Alice of
Arlington Mr. and Mrs. Howard
Rayle of Findlay.
Mr. and Mrs. Rayon Boutwell and
children Lynn and Sue, Mr. and Mrs.
Byron Boutwell and son Michael were
supper guests New Year’s eve of
Mr. and Mrs. B. J. Boutwell.
Mr. anad Mrs. Francis Baumgart
ner and daughters Janice and Joice
of Monroe, Mich., Mr. and Mrs. Solo
mon Marquart of New Stark spent
Monday at the Chas. Agin home.
Paul Marquart spent Sunday after
noon in the Agin home.
Wade Boutwell, Hilsboro Wayne
Boutwell of Kenton Arnold Meeker
of Hoytville and Adron Houdeshall
of Rawson called in the B. J. Bout
well home New Years day.
Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Agin and son
Evan spent Monday evening in the
B. J. Boutwell home.
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Stager were
New Years day dinner guests of the
latter’s sister, Mrs. Alma Borset of
Forest.
Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Baker, Mr.
an Mrs. Bill Warren and children
Stephen and Lois Kay spent Wed
nesday with Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd
Guthrie and children Billie and Mar
tha of Delphos.
Mr. and Mrs. Adrian Van Atta,
Mr. and Mrs. Bob Beard and daught
er Paulette of Findlay Mr. and Mrs.
Floyd Van Atta and daughter Shirley
of McComb were New Years day
supper guests of Mr. and Mrs. Byron
Boutwell and son Michael Dale.
The Woman’s Missionary meeting
will be held in the home of Mrs. Rus
sell Ream on Wednesday afternoon,
Jan. 8th.
ANN PAGE OBANGE
MARMALADE ..
RELIABLE FANCY
PEAS .............
COLUMBIA CHICKEN
NOODLE SOUP
Fresh Fruits & Veyetables
BAG 49c
SWEET AND JUICY
MEDIUM SIZE
WASHINGTON GROWN DELICIOUS OR WINESAP
APPLES
CELERY 2 29c
FLORIDA
ORANGES
S’... a..
8 39c
80
SIZE
2 59c
50Rb$1
I VV
Cons. Bog
4^ 53c
IDAHO BAKERS
POTATOES... ӣ82.19
YELLOW DRY
35c
ONIONS ^■Gr±b5£ 21c
FRESH GOLDEN
.b,9c
CARROTS
Bakery Department
POUND CAKE
21c
2ub.
SOUTHERN OUTDOOR GROWN
TOMATOES
cello pkg.
37c
v
39c
*ach
4 "T
18-OZ.
LOAF
A & STORES ARE CLOSED ALL DAY MONDAY
EXCEPT WEEKS IN WHICH HOLIDAYS OCCUR
Store Hours: Tuesday Thru Friday 8:30 a. m. to 6 p. m. Saturday 8:30 a. m. to 10:00 p. m.
45c
12c
8-01 OQ
hne OOU
THURSDAY, /AN. 9, 1947
Francis Basinger, D. D. S
Evan Rasing dr. D. D. S.
Telephone 271-W
Bluffton, Ohio
January
Reductions
One lot /Hats........ .$1
One lot
I Hats........
$2
One loti■ Hats 20% off
House dra*sses Sizes 40 to
52 reductd to.......... .$2.98
Clark Hat Shoppe
South Main Street
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Notice
Meat Canning
We will receive meat for
canning every Wednesday
and Thursday until March
5th. i
Wharton
Custom Cannery
Wharton, Ohio.
Phone 46
DIXIE
MARGARINE
Demand Still Exceeds Supply
Buf Keep on Asking for Dixie
23c CORlTT........."%.*GOLDENOBEAMIONA
1-lb.
jar
SIGNEt DICED
No. S
can
17c
Mo.
... can
19c CARROTS ...
IONA PEAS AND
15c CARROTS
Mo. 2
can
SKY FED
RAISINS
3 I /2-OZ. BOXES
WISCONSIN N
CHEDDAR
CHEESE
Jone Goode
Homogenised
PEANUT
BUTTER
2-LB. JAR

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