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ENNYSVI LLE (Continued) ;on and Shelly Touchette" of Marion arned a spot on the Honor Roll at :lmunds School, and Barry Spear is East Machias Honor Roll hn Leighton, who was a patient at ngor Osteopathic Hospital, has re- d home His son, Tony, has gone o his studies as a Senior at Lubec chool. Alton Hallowell, who has been ill with the flu, is getting around s Barbara Roberts and two children )een guests of their aunt, Mrs. Arl- icNutt in Marion. and Mrs. LeRoy l)avis of Marion ted the mid-winter Conference of merican Legion and Auxiliary in wick on January 19 and 20. o a lot of telephoning while gather- :ws, and what I have heard most of me is, Rain-Snow-Sleet-Fog-Hail, )meone answered my call this morn- ith Slush. I'm taking it that they were oning the weather! s. Ruth Lyons, Mrs. Arline Antone dine's mother, Mrs. Annie Lyons, inner one day last week with Mrs. rie Johnston in Robbinston . Carl Benner is reported to be bet- ter spending twenty days in the Hospital in Portland. s. Evelyn Anthony writes from that she is enjoying the winter and ,' a lot of different places. However, atcs that she will be glad to get to Dennysville. 'Clemens came home from UMO e past weekend. He made the Dean's J ,r tlie semester. '. and Mrs. Donald Curtis, Jr., their ;tephen and his wife, Lida (nee send) were guests of Donald Curtis, d his wife in Levant,last week. Of e, the ladies had to do some shopp- ,oking out of my window, just now, ced two big black crows, or perhaps s, at my bird-feeder. Oh, well, they vo crows bring good luck, and in dand towns they mean Spring, so em feed. :. and Mrs. Arthur Dennison, Jr. and daughters, were with his parents, ndMrs. A. A. Dennison, Sr., last ay. . Nellie Jones, her son Kenneth is wife, Charlotte, were in Machias- ast Sunday spending the day with 3oldie Robinson. . Frank Marshall, who has been a :al patient at the St. Joseph Hospital ngor, is home a+nd getting around y. His son, LeRoy of Portland, will th he and Mrs. Marshall for at least nore weeks. te S. Lewis Jones or later called the tuckins place in Marion, will soon ne'the site for a home, again, as Mr. {rs. Archie Wittmann of Long Island, are soon moving to the site. NATURAL ORGANIC FOODS EHEWHON - THOMPSON DEAF SMITH, ETC. aim. oils, dried fruit, juices, nut tters, vitamins, salt free potato ips, snacks, etc. Special requests are wecome Call 454-7987 or come by WEBSTERS GENERAL STORE Robbinston, Maine THE QUODDY TIDES \\; Page 17 ::+ ,+ HIGH WATERS in Pembroke overflowing the riverbank in Pembroke (Sprague Photo) PEMBROKE Mrs. Mead Sprague . .Tel. 726-4469 Pembroke Extension meeting met at the home of Maxine Nordlund with elev- en members present on January 25th. Topic of the meeting was Collars and Cuffs conducted by clothing leader, Pauline Sprague. A discussion on mock cuffs and sleeve plackets and samples were shown. Members wanting to learn how to knit were shown booklets. A class will be held at a later date when more booklets will be received. Members voted to change the safety meeting to Marchand April will be cake decorating. At the February meeting Extension Agent Sara Wilson will discuss dietary. The meeting will be held at the home of Pauline Sprague on Feb. 15th, with a pot luck lunch. Open House subject for the coming year was discussed and voted on-"Lift- ing Arts". Mrs. Lora Hilton, formerly of Pem- broke, now of Woodland, has returned to the home of her daughter, Mrs. Russell Mahar, after being a patient at the Calais Regional Hospital. Mr. Harold Ramsdell has returned home after being a patient at the Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor. Mrs. Albert Fulerton of New Hamp- shire is spending some time here while her mother is a patient at the Calais Regional Hospital. Pembroke Grange met in regular ses- sion Thursday evening with Worthy Master Frank Barnes in the chair. It was voted to have a+rock-a-thon Saturday, February 17th from 8 A.M. to 8 P.M. with Vernice Dodge serving as chairman. Anyone wishing information please call 726-4432. The Grange will furnish tea and coffee. Bring your lunch, your knitt- ing, crocheting whil you rock away the hours. Money raised will be used for the furnace repair fund. Bring your favorite rocking chair on Saturday, Feb. 17th, at the Pembroke Grange Hall. C.W.A. Chairman announced the sew- ing contest is now open to all. Non-mem- bers are included. The contest will run JOHNSON'S GROCERY Pembroke, Me. Tel. 726-5566 The complete Family Grocery Store Open 7 am - 5:30 pm, Mon. - Sat. 8 am - 12 Noon - Sunday from February to April 30th. See Mildred Lund or call 726-4624 for rules and information. Mrs. Helen Lund and Mrs. Mildred Lund attended Lodge at the home of Mr and Mrs. Roden Stanhope in Robbinston on Friday evening. The next meeting will be a Valentine party held at the home of Mrs. Ruth Spearing on February 16th. A box lunch prizes will be given for best decorated box. Mrs. Emerly Ayer is a patient at this time at the Calais Regional Hospital. Pembroke Cub Scouts Pack 128 will hold its Blue and Gold dinner on Satur- day, February 24th at the Pembroke Grange Hall. Miss Dawn Granville is a surgical patient at the Calais Regional Hospital. Gretel Ebbeson has returned to her studies at Clarkson College in Potsdam, NY. after spending the semester break with her parents, Mr. andMrs. Richard Ebbeson. Gretel also visited with her sister and family, Mr. and Mrs. David Pres- sey in Bangor. Mr. and Mrs. Waldo Tarbell visited with Mr Palmer at the Marshall Manor in Machias and at the cottage at Orange Lake over the past weekend. Mr. and Mrs. Clifton Lund spent Sun- day in Woodland guests of her nephew, Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Dodge and visited with her sister, Mrs. Sylvia Dodge. m m i -.--- n .... w--w--w M. A. HEALY & SON FRIGIDAIRE APPLIANCES Marine Supplies Plumbing & Heating Materials Machine Shop EASTERN OIL & SUPPLY CO. Heating Oils Bulk & Bottled Gas EASTPORT, MAINE Tel. 85;3-4202 Winter carnival at Pembroke Feb. 10 - 1 1 A Winter Carnival, sponsored by the Mod Squad Snowmobile and Recreation Club, will be held on Saturday and Sun- day, February 10and 1 lth, featuring snow sculpturing at Stanhope's, 9:30 to 2:30 p.m with judging following The Winter Carnival Record Hop, at Washington Hall with dance from 8:00 to 10:30 PM for grades 7 and up. King and Queen of the carnival will be crown- ed. Sunday, February 1 lth: Events will start at 11:00 a.m. There will be skating events, a snow ball throwing contest, a cross country ski race, a snow shoe race, magic carpet and sled races and snow mobile events. Snowmobile sleigh rides will be avail- able. Several Scout groups will have games to be played and refreshments will be on sale at the club house at all times. Sunday evening, the final event will be a bonfire at dusk with dancing on the ice. Let's all join in and enjoy a good time, young and old. Girl Scout Cookie Sale underway If you have the feeling you missed something in January, you're absolutely right! No Girl Scouts came around selling cookies. No, you didn't miss this year's Girl Scout Cookie Sale. It's just being held two weeks later-from February 1 through 12, with delivery in April. There's another change this year, too. There are three new kinds of cookies- making seven varieties in all. In addition to the old favorites--chocolate and vanil- la cremes, shortbread, chocolate mind and oatmeal and peanut butter sandwich- es-you may order Samoas, Tagalongs or Granola cookies. Samoas are a diet-wrecking combina- tion of chocolate and coconut. The Taga- longs are cookies with a layer of peanut butter hidden under a rich chocolate blanket. The crisp Granola cookies are made from all-natural ingredients with no preservatives. Best of all, the price is still only $1.25 a box. The cookie sale is sponsored by the Abnaki Girl Scout Council and is the single most important fund-raising effort of all of the troops in the Council area. Troops receive 20 for each box of cook- ies sold, and use the funds for trips, several-day adventures at Camp Natarswi, and to purchase materials for crafts and other troop projects. Funds received by the Council are used mostly for Camperships-grants which " allow eligible Scouts to attend either Natarswi or one of the day camps. Be- cause inflation has increased operating expenses forthe Council and the troops, the sale becomes more important each year. If you are not contacted by a Girl Scout, you may still order cookies by calling the Council office, at 989-7474. In the Eastpot area cookies may be ordered from the Brownie leader of Troop No. 246, Mrs. Allen (Judy) Flagg at 853-4647. Leighton Fuel Oil 00MobilJ B AYVI Ew teating Oils & Burner Service  G A R A G E P. o. BOX tSS General Repair Work 'EMBROKE, MAINE 04666 Coin Car Wash WINDSHIELDS INSTALLED WASHINGTON ST. - EASTPORT S, STPOR T Open 7 AM - 5 PM Mon. thru Sat. -"LIVERIES TEL. 726-5587 Tel. 853-2?36