THURSDAY, DEC. 8, 1949
Two Bluffton boys have been
wounded in France. Sylvan Herrmann
was wounded in the cheek while in
action and as a result lost his eye.
John W. Ryan had his right leg
amputated as a result of a wound
received in action.
Open Evenings Until Christmas
313 Campus Drive
NEWS OUR FATHERS READ
FROM ISSUE OF NOV. 28,1918
The anti-trust laweyrs who w'ant
to put A&P out of business don’t
like our low price policy. They
say we use it to drive competi
tors out of business.
Actually, as every customer
knows, our low price policy is
designed to do just one thing:
Give you more good food for
12 oz. tin
12 oz. pkg.
White Star Fancy
LIGHT MEAT TUHA
FRESH OVEN TREATS ...
JANE PARKER DELUXE
Fruit Cakes *2.49
CHOCOLATE ICED GOLD
Layer Cake 49c
HOLIDAY COOKIES .........X' 29c
ORANGE CREME ICED
GOLD LAYER CAKE .. ,Me 8X69c
Harry Long and Miss Hazel Kline
were married at Van Wert.
Edwin Diller has been serving on
the Ottawa grand jury for several
Calvin Kempf writes that he has
been in a great battle on the western
front near Verdun. He says he met
Bill Ryan while in England.
Corp. Charles Hilty participated in
the big American drive in France.
The battle lasted 6 weeks. Says in a
letter they sure drove those Germans
—maybe some of them are running
yet. A. D. Painter is stationed in
Italy and Olney T. Daft of Orange
Twp. writes that he has visited the
famous French resort of Aix Les
Bains. Vance Shrider went over the
top with the boys in the drive on the
Here are the facts about
low price policy:
We keep our profits at a
mum. They average less
I’/t cents on each dollar of
sales during the past five
We have for years had a
strict policy against below-cost
We do not have any "week
end specials" but feature low
whole week long.
the lowest practi
is why we say, regardless
of where you live, you will save
money week in and week out
by doing all your shopping at
Delicious Hot or Cold
Otto Kibele has been appointed
A&P GIVES SMALL BUDGETS A BIG BREAK...
WITH NEW PACK ...
Columbine Cream Style
IONA YELLOW CLlMG
GOLDEN CORN 3 28'
\ORANGE JUICE 3F
APPLE SAUCE ....
CUT GREEN BEANS
Silver River Sliced
EARLY JUNE PEAS
LIBBY’S TOMATO JUICE
IONA SOLID PACTC
TOMATOES ^2 25c
GRAPEFRUIT 2 X2 39c
Red Star IONA HALVES
NEW LOW PRIC
NEW LOW PRICES!
PIGS FEET “X
superintendent of the Schaw-Batcher
shipyards at San Francisco.
Menno Schumacher writes that he
has arrived safely overseas.
Everybody rushed to the streets to
see an airplane fly over town Monday
Charles Dillman is substituting as
mail carrier on route four fur Clyde
Yerger. Harry Patterson is carrying
for S. S. Huber.
Lowell Schaublin is seriously ill
with influenza and dysentery in a
J. E. Steiner moved from the
Bibler farm near Mt. Cory to the
Kober farm near Ottawa.
A register of soldiers and address
es is being compiled at Sidney’s Drug
Floyd Harris has arrived safely
Carl Ruhl, Supt. of a packing and
cold storage plant in Norfolk, is
visiting Henry Ruhl and Miss Louise
Don West is stationed with the
motor truck service at Camp Meade.
SHORTENING 3 73c
for Salads .............. tin
Vitamin-full ..................... can
SALAD OR COOKING
MAZOLA OIL ...£?
U.S. No. 1 Size A
Large 48 Size
HEAD LETTUCE 2 He -29e
FLORIDA ORAHGES .....................
SWEET SPAHISH ONIONS .................. 3
RED DELICIOUS APPLES
IDAHO DAKIHG POTATOES.............. 10
SPAHISH PEAHUTS K" \....
SEEDLESS RAISINS aX?’b^‘
ALMONDS ........... \.
AGED BRICK CHEESE
Frosh Corn Off the Cob
212 can* 35c
Blue* Without Streaking
NO. 2^ OQC
GRAND DAIRY BUYS
MILD FLAVOR CHEESE
Fresh CHEDDAR 49c
SHARP FLAVOR WISCONSIN CHEESE
AGED CHEDDAR .. 67c
SUNNYBROOK GOVERNMENT GRADE A
FRESH EGGS .................. 45c
FLAVORFUL, PARCHMENT WRAPPED
WILDMERE BUTTER........S 65c
Fortified With Liver
DASH DOG FOOD
Big, Bath Size
THE BLUFFTON NEWS, BLUFFTON, OHIO
Kerosene is as 1 Ahal as the A
Bomb said Wallace T. Holliday,
General Chairman o The Ohio Fire
Safety Committee ti day. “Kerosene
is very dangerous” 1 continued. Last
year in the state of Ohio alone, over
one hundred deaths were caused by
using kerosene to kindle fires. More
than two hundred people, most of
them children, were maimed or dis
figured for life because someone in
sisted on starting a fire with kero
sene. Many country people and city
folks too, have started fires with
kerosene for years without coming
to grief, stated C. H. Metz, Director
of Industrial Relations of The Stand
ard Oil Company, and Executive
Director of The Ohio Fire Safety
Committee, but they were not smart,
he added, “they were just lucky.”
Many more were not so lucky, and
i either lost their lives or homes, or
both, because of this foolish practice.
Thomas Henderson, Safety Director
for The Standard Oil Company, added
this information Our Company
handles millions of gallons of kero
sene yearly, and because we handle
it with care and caution in well
Construction of a new combination
gymnasium-farm shop and bus gar
age west of Pandora high school will
start early next year. This was an
nounced by Supt. C. C. Cox. A total
of $125,379 will be spent on the
building and equipment.
Mrs. Electa Slusser of Findlay is
a guest of her sister, Mrs. Lavina
Grismore at present. Mrs. Grismore
is recovering from a rib fracture,
w’hich she sustained a few days ago.
The Christmas meeting of the W.
S. C. S. will be held at the Metho
dist church Thursday evening. Mrs.
Leah Bracy will offer devotions. Mrs.
Richard Frantz will give “The Story
of the Nativity” by Fulton Oursler.
Mrs. James Sommer will present two
vocal selections. Christmas music
will be played with Charles Buehrer
at the organ.
Mrs. Helen Badean Risser of Long
Beach, Calif., was a caller in the C.
D. Steiner home on Monday after
Mrs. Elmer Kanagy of Wampum,
Pa., fell some time ago breaking her
arm and has been confined to the
pospital for several weeks. Mrs.
Kanagy is the former Melvina
Geiger and a sister of Mrs. Amos
Hilty of Pandora.
The Loyal Builders class and the
M. Y. F. of the Methodist Sunday
school met at the church on Monday
evening for a casserole carry supper
at 6:30 after which the group
decorated the church for the Christ
mas season. Later in the evening
Santa made his appearance and pro
Mrs. Gilbert Suter attended the
General Conference Mennonite Board
meeting which were held at Mt. Lake
Min., last w'eek.
Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Grismore
from Los Angeles, Calif., newly
weds, who are taking an extended
honeymoon trip through the Eastern
states by airplane stopped in Pan
dora for a visit with Mr. and Mrs.
E. J. Miller and daughter Faith. Mr.
Grismore is the son of the late
Henry Grismore and a brother of
Mrs. Zella Krohn is a guest in
the home of her brother, Mr. and
Mrs. Clyde Frantz at Toledo for
several days this week.
Mrs. N. N. Soldner who has been
indisposed of late was in Lima
Hospital for observation several
days this week, has returned to her
Homer Miller of Jackson, Mich., is
spending several days at the farm
home of Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Burk
hart. Mr. Miller is a brother of
KEROSENE KILLS KIDDIES
Mrs. Adrian Eck opened her home
to the members of the Pandora
Garden club last Tuesday evening for
the December meeting. A gift ex
change was held.
Mr. and Mrs. W. G. Carr and Mr.
and Mrs. Theron Bibler and daughter
are leaving for Florida this week.
They expect to be gone until March.
protected and proper types of storage
tanks and containers, we have no
trouble with it.
1 housands of people, such as the
woman depicted, are still using kero
sene for starting or quickening fires,
even when they know of the explo
sion hazard involved and the appall
ing record of lives lost as a result.
Never pour kerosene into a fire box
or onto hot coals or hot grates.
Kerosene when heated above lOt)
degrees releases vapors that are more
explosive than gasoline. When these
vapors come in contact with flame,
or Hames run back into the container,
they explode with a violent force
destroying an entire home, such as
the one in the picture. Storage
tanks for kerosene should be under
ground or at least 15 feet away from
Surely the people of Ohio can
learn a lesson from those who handle
millions of gallons of volatile liquids
daily without mishap, and use the
kerosene in their possession cautious
ly and carefully, thereby avoiding the
disastrous results depicted above.
Mrs. Lacy Sommer, 88 years of
age, fell in her home last Saturday
and suffered a broken wrist.
The Zimmerly house in the east
part of Pandora is progressing
The people of this community w’ill
have the opportunity of hearing the
Zuercher accordion band of Berne,
Ind., on Saturday evening, Dec. 10.
This program is sponsored by the
Pandora recreation committee.
The coming marriage of Miss
Carolyn Cobb of Cincinnati to Earl
F. Steiner of Pandora has been an
nounced. Mr. Steiner attended Pan
dora high school and served in the
armed forces for three and one half
years. He recently completed a
year’s training in the Gruen Watch
Making course and is now setting up
a business in Pandora.
Mr. and Mrs. Hiram Schutz w’ere
at Caledonia, Minn., last week
where they attended the funeral of
the latter’s brother.
Miss Naomi Beery of McKeesport,
Pa., who is director of nurses in the
McKeesport hospital spent the week
end with her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
John Beery'. Other Sunday dinner
guests were Mr. and Mrs. George
Decker, Mrs. Glen Miller and Mr.
and Mrs. Paul George of Belmore.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Henderson
and Mr. and Mrs. L. L. Weimert all
of Lima were visitors of Mr. and
Mrs. Dave Steiner last Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Menno Schumacher,
Mr. and Mrs. Noah Diller and Miss
Bertha Diller left Tuesday for a trip
Mrs. Warren Powell returned to
her home last Sunday from Water
ville, New York after having spent
the past five weeks caring for her
father and mother who were serious
ly injured in an automobile accident.
Both are recovering rapidly.
Mr. and Mrs. Carey Bracy and
daughter Mrs. Chas. Wilkins of
Leipsic and Homer Stahl and family
were callers last Sunday in the home
of Mr. and Mrs. D. V. McCullough.
Dr. R. K. Steiner, son of Mr. and
Mrs. C. D. Steiner of Pandora and
who is a practising orthodontist of
Huntington, W. Virginia, recently at
tended the 25th annual convention of
the Southern Society of Orthodonists
at New Orleans, La., flying there
from Charleston, W. Va. While at
the convention Dr. Steiner was voted
into the society as an active member.
Early ordering of alfalfa seed Is
recommended if you are to get the
variety and amount you want.
Farmers who have kept farm
records this year will find makihg
out their income tax blanks an
Farm milkhouses are a conveni
ence, eliminating lots of heavy work
as well as keeping up the quality of
Mr. and Mrs. M. R. Brackney and
daughter Marcia, of Grand Rapids,
Mich., were Sunday guests of the
former’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. R.
Mrs. Grace Long. Miss Myrtle
Busick, of Lima, and Mr. and Mrs.
O. B. May spent the week-end in
Dayton guests of Mrs. May’s sister,
Mrs. Walter Zoph.
Mr. and Mrs. Harley Augsburger,
Mrs. Noah Augsburger and Mrs.
Hazel Eversole, of Bluffton, spent
Sunday afternoon with Mr. and Mrs.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Craig, of
Lima, entertained in their home
Tuesday the Cousins Club of the
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Stoll, of
Buffalo, N. Y., called Wednesday
afternoon in the home of Mr. and
Mrs. J. C. Wollett.
Mr. and Mrs. Donald Williams and
son spent the week-end in Sand
Lake, Mich., guests of Mr. and Mrs.
The Kings Daughters Class of the
Congregational Christian Church will
hold its annual Christmas party,
Wednesday, with a covered dish din
ner at noon, followed by a program.
Oliver Maxwell is a surgical patient
in Memorial Hospital, Lima.
Mrs. Adah Hall has received word
that her son, Clair Stout, is a surgical
patient in a Hospital in Miami, Fla.
Because of the 'large supply of
evaporated milk, some Ohio conden
eries this month were diverting milk
to fluid outlets.
Ohio dairymen are marking their
calendars fob December 7, date of
the annual Ohio Dairyman’s Associa
tion meeting at Columbus.
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Remember Your Family
Buy Practical Gifts
Pick One of Steinman’s Gift Suggestions
REGULATION PING PONG TABLE
MIRRORED MEDICINE CABINETS
FANCY BRASS DOOR KNOCKERS
CURTIS KITCHEN CABINETS
BUILT-IN IRONING BOARDS
GERITY CHROME BATHROOM FIXTURES
FLEX-SCREEN SAFETY FIREPLACE CURTAINS
ALUMINUM DOOR CANOPY
FIREPROOF WALL SAFES
Steinman Bros. Lumber Co.
236 Cherry Street Phone 360-W
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No. 4221 sizes 7 to 12 only $3.98
No. 8221 sizes 3 to 6X only $2.98
Smart bolero dress for big and little sisters in con
trasting colors of Celanese taffeta, this gay outfit has
a Peter Pan collar ,turned back cuff and a button
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W’inter is the ideal time for work
in the farm woodlot.
Mixed row planting of spruce, fir
and pine makes the best windbreak
Whartory Custom Cannery
will accept/ meat for canning
Monday through Thursday
every wefk starting Decem
ber 5 to tiie middle of March.
We grinfl meat for ham
Kodak And Brownie Cameras
Rexall Dniff Store
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