Judy Rose's Saturday Roundup

Photo of the Week
Judy Rose
Judy Rose

Beauty or beast...Located outside Nanty Glo on Beulah Road, this remnant of the days when coal was king in Home Page Country has been the recipient of some graffiti. But, beauty is in the eyes of the beholder. Whata do you think? Does its colorful paint job make it a beauty or...a beast?


Mystery Person of the Week

'Who Am I?'

1. Graduate of: Central Cambria High School
2. Year: 1959
3. Nickname: "Judy"
4. Caption from yearbook:
    A rather quiet miss, has a great love for skating and dancing. After graduation she plans to work either in a sewing factory or become a salesclerk.

Update: Last week's mystery person was Norma Rubbo.


History Tidbits

September 25 1955:

LaMantia advertising Dodge trucks for $1,459.

September 26 1952:

Dr. George Ebanjieff completes 25 years of service to the community.

September 28 1942:

Belsano Red Cross organized.

September 29 1955:

New factory building to begin by Municipal Authority.

September 30 1943: Lettuce, two heads for 23 cents. Whole hams 35 cents a pound.
October 1 1994: Grand opening of the Ghost Town Trail.


Bible Trivia
According to the Proverbs, and adulterous woman's speech is Smoother than oil.
(Answer to Thursday's question.)



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Today's chuckle

When I was young, the Dead Sea was still alive.

—George Burns

Thought for today

We can't all be shining examples, but we can at least twinkle a little.

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