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4B The Mountain Messenger, Thursday, November 22, 1990 Racquet... Continued From Page 1-B This Week In History know each other Wednesday. November 21 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Health Center. New 2nd round teams will be formed at this time. Team W -- L Smlth/Weese 19 -- 6 Meriwether/Walters 15 -- 5 Seneca 14 -- 6 ABB 9 --- 16 Hruce/Wanzer 16 -- 9 Jackendoff/Melda 8 -- 17 Mayo/Fields 7--18 Pickups 7 -- 18 Individual W -- L S. Miller 8 o-- 0 D. Meriwether 6 O S. Waiters 4 .... 0 M, Barrt 2 --- 0 B, Bruce 8 -- 2 B. Smith 6 ..... 2 A. Reinkopls 4 -- 2 B. Weese 5 -- 3 T. Kozak 6--. 4 K. Mayo 6 -- 4 K. Melda 4 -- 6 D. Wanzer 4 -- 6 D. Evans 3 -- 5 R. Dulee 2 -- 4 A. Youmans 1 -- 3 S, Jackendofl 2 -- 8 K. Harper 1 -- 9 J. Myers 0 -- 4 S. Fields 0- 10 On November 19, 1620, the Plymouth Pilgrims reached Cape Cod ... November 19, 1863, Presi- (tent Lincoln read his Gettysburg Address ... November 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy was shot and fatally wounded by an assassin as he rode in a motorcade through downtown I)alhLs, Texas. Vice Presi- (lent Lyndon B. Johnson was inaw gurated president shortly after in I)allas. Ix, e Harvey Oswald wa~s arrested and charged with the murder ... November 24, 1963, ~e ttarvey Oswald was sffot and fatally wounded by Jack Rut)),, 52, a Dallas nightclub owner ... November 19-20, 1985, President Reagan and Mikhail Gorl)achev, the general secrela~ of the Soviet Communist Party, talked privately for five hours at a summit conference in Geneva, Switzerland, the first in six years. No substantive agreements were reached, but Pres. Reagan called the talks a "fresh start" _. November 23, 1985, Arab gunmen seized an Egyptian jetliner en route from Athens to Cairo, killing 61) of the 98 persons aboard. I i SUBSCRIPTION RATES: In State $14.84 In State Senior Citizens $13.78 In State Students $11.13(9 mos.) Out-of:State, $15.00 $1 discount to Senior Citizens Mountain Messenger 122 N. Court Street Lewisburg, WV 24901 647-5724 95 155SR12 GUARANTEED 4O, O00 MILES OR 3 YEARS SIZE 155SR13 165SR13 185SR14 165SR15 175/70SR1" 185/70SR13 185/7( SR14 195/70SR14 P155/80R13 GUARANTEED 6O, OOO MILES OR3 YEARS SIZE P16~Rl: P185t80R13 PI8575R14 P195/75R14 P205,'75R14 P205/75RI5 P235/75R15 CHAPARRAL 95 155SR12 GUARANTEED 40,0OO MILES OR 3 YEARS SIZE P205/7515 ROWL P215/7515 ROWL P235/7515 ROWL 155SR12 GUARANTEED 40,000 MILES OR 3 YEARS SIZE 6 PLY ROWL 8.00Rt6,5 8 PLY 8,751:116,5 8 PLY 9.5OR16.5 8 PLY 6 PLY ROWL 8PLY BLK BL_K BLK Tires ' ! RED OAKS sHoPPING CENTER FAIRLEA, W.VA. 645-6610 M0nday-Friday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM Saturday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM I I I Home bleachers at Pocahontas County High School, Dunmore Pocahontas Hi; Wants New Bleachers By Jonathan Wright Pocahontas County High School (PCHS) football fans whose vision Is obstructed be- cause of the poor design of home bleachers at the Dunmore school's stadium are attempting a solution to the problem, "We have to do something to help these spectators," PCHS Athletic Boosters president Ker- mit Friel said. "It's frustrating lor them to pay $2 and $3 each game and not be able to see what's happening on the field. They can't even see the band for- mations during halfiime, since the bleachers are so low. We have loyal fans--they deserve better." The present home bleachers were constructed around 1973 and seat approximately 520, The Athletic Boosters are pushing for a new 66-foot-long, 15-row sec- tion of galvanized steel bleach- PRICE PlS$/10Rt3 46.ms Pt|S/80R13 41.16 PIIS/a0Rt3 47.I6 PlIS/10R13 -49.16 : PIIS//SRt4 SO.IS PlB$/75R14 82,96 P295/TSR14 IMI.t5 P205/7SR15 97,95 P215/75Rl$ $2.96 P225/75R15 85,|5 P235/7SRlS |9.I6 P23S/75R15 71.96 P215/60SR14 GUARANTEED 5O, OOO MILES OR 3 YEARS SIZE P235FoOSR14 P245FoOSR14 P235/6OSR15 P245FoOSR15 P275/60SR15 P215/65SR15 P 185/70R13 RWL GUARANTEED 50,000 MILES OR 3 YEARS SIZE P185/70SR14 PI95/70SR14 P205/70SR14 P215/70SR14 P255/70SR15 OIL, tUBE & FILTER I BRAKES FRONT OR REARI I s44 s I- Install Now D~sc Pads Or I I Shoes Check Hydraul System I Most American And Some I Impo~ Cars Semi - Motatiic I Pads $15.OO Exlra Appointment May Be I Necessary m imlm&mmmmmJ I I $5 ( FF:, REGULAR PRICE I ! I FRONT END I ALIGNMENT I 95 I I Most Car.~ I Trust Angle II Alignment I ,34" I ers--whose lowest row of seats, seven feet high, would be slightly higher than tile top row of the present bleachers. It wotfld seat 614, Mr Friel said, and include enough space to allow the band to sit with the fans. "File group now sits in a separate section of wooden bleachers near the north goal post. The biggest hurdle for the new project is the price tag: $40,000. Approximately $10,000 has be, :n donated by interested persons and businesses so far, Mr Friel said. "It's ve~ possible we will not reach our goal by next Feb- ruary or March. Sam Taylor's vo- tech class [at PCHSI is planning to help install the bleachers, which will save us about $7,000, but they would need to get started by early spring. The manufacturer takes 60 days tor delivery, so we don't have a lot of time to work with before reach- ing the $40,000 mark." Mr Friel added that should the bleachers not be a possibility for next year, the Boosters would continue fund-raising for an al- ternative target date of fall 1992. "We feel this is an important project," he said. "We're contact- ing quite a few alumni, too. to get donations. We welcome any help people can give us." Free Tl~ Rote#on Every S~O0 MIl~. O~y Metro 2S C~ves You A W~mmty On Pdee And M~mge. See Us For Oetmllll I~LEAGE WARRANI~ES ARE Uk~TED AND WILL BE ADJUSTED ON A PRORATA BA~dS USING CURRENT PRICES. III I Helen Woodward Pumpkin pie would taste pretty much like any cooked squash if it weren't for all the added spices. These spices, cin- namon, cloves, and ginger -- marketed as pumpkin pie spice -- add the real flavors to a favor- ite Thanksgiving dessert. True cinnamon, cirmamomum zeylanictml (Lauraceae, the lau- rel family) comes from the dried inner bark of a tree originally discovered along the Malabar Coast in Sri I.~qnka (Ceylon). The trees grow to about 30 or 40 feet and have a scabby-like trunk with strong branches which pro- duce many young shoots. For commercial cinnamon, the inner bark of the young shoots ls used. a cinnamon tree requires only one per cent vegetable sub- stance but they need pure sand, a sheltered location, an evenly warm temperature, and constant rainfall for best growth. The Dutch originally held a monopoly on lhe trade z-ights of cinnalnon froln the Malabar Coast. It wasn't until 1776 that cultivation was permitted. Now cinnamon farms can be found in other Eastern countries, the West Indies, and South America. This true cinnamon comes in long. tightly curled sticks. The shorter sticks which are scrolled from each end inward with a flat center are cassia, cinnamomum cassia (lauraceae). The best of this lesser form of cinnamon comes from Saigon. These cinna- mons create a thick sticky sub- stance when added to liquids and have a rather bitter after- taste compared to tile very aro- matic and warm, sweet flavors of true cinnamon. This herb is very good for the stomach, stomach upsets and disturbances, especially for relief of intestinal gas, cramps, or to deter nausea. Taken as a tea or burnt as incense, cinnamon can clear and focus the mind-im- proving concentration. Clove, caryophyllus aro- m'alicus (myrataceae, myrtle family) is an evergreen tree grow- ing between 15 and 30 feet in The Messenger Brings You News Art Books To Lewisburg native, Mrs Charlotte Dickson, who enrolled in the Lewis- height and found in habitats to cinnamon. flower bud is the part spice flavorings. This h1 JE tains a large amount of 0~ can readily be noticed w~ ing the fresh herb. As cloll absorb a large amount 4 ture, dishonest spice md~ were known to place ~.~1 near water to swell thel~ ucl. As a medicine, cloves similar in properties t0]L__ men and especially ben(D alleviating intestinal gas!~ aromatic, the incense is~ to increase psychic abili~ Ginger, zingiber (zingiberaceae, gin perennial tuber plant iris and lilies. The s white with purple wonderful scent but, purposes, the root holds vors and medicinal These tubers are dug least year-old plants blooming period has the herb begins to die Actually native to Asia, an excellent is now cultivated in Commercially, ginger Is to as black, if it is un white, if it is peeled. distinction, "ratoon," uncultivated. Like cloves, ginger is an aid ach problems and known for improving Chewing a piece of known to bring andthratSflu, and in warding~ This Thanksgiving t self to good health and~i~ your own fresh pumP~I spice by mixing toge~l part cinnamon, to half ~I ginger and an eighth clove. In the long stomach will be much Editor's Note: These intended for educatlo~ poses only. They are not~ to treat, diagnose or nor to be considered aS~ tute for professio~ Grants Monroe Teac The Monroe County Education announces 'teachers applied for ml~ There was enough grants but because cepted grants proved limit of $549, enough money to ap~ grants in all. Grant comes to the State of ginia through the U. ment of Education a~ county is allotted funds in the schoolson lnS~ equipment, teacher to meet specific promotion of literacy. Part of the county year was earmarked ~ teachers to submit ~ proposals to promote through reading and periences in any This meant that teaching any subject for a grant as long as planned to incor burg Female Institute in 1903 and continued as a student at the and writing activities school through her freshman year in college, left Lewisburg to enroll the instructional in the Army School of Nursing, from which she graduated in 1921. On November 1, s~- Mrs Dickson served as a nurse in the Army and was headquartered at committee of educators Walter Reed Hospital and later on Staten Island in New York. She not submitted grants, returned to West Virginia as the first public health nurse in Marion approved the top l~ City and has stayed here in the Mountain State ever since, sions. The review com~' Throughout her life, Mrs Dickson studied art. Following formal composed of voluntecrJ/r schooling, she took correspondence courses and pursued painting and one principal in a~:( through her eighties. She has given her many instruction books to Carnegie Hall for use in its soon-to-be renovated art studio. Mrs the county superinten~ the Chapter 2 direct~ Dickson (left) presents the materials to Vivian Conly, director of Car- submission was rated negie Hall. established set of crite~ Virgi Mini-grants were a~ Our Home: West nia o~ ~,,,~ ~.oo, - Mary Alice Hazelwo41 Ryan, Helen Imbrock. ~ ' ' School -- Elaine GraV~ 10% se over We have used furniture and household items, whatever you're looking for! Variety Barn "Where you can find almost anything" I I u Lovett, Kathy Martin Humphries, Chloda esa Johnson. mentary -- Ltnda Rite Mooney. Faye Jones. Union -- Joyce Pritt, Sue Copeland, Doris An~ Rosa_lee keeling, Ann WITH " YOUR