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COU N 1 I With this Issue of the Tri- County Weekly Publications, Inc. another change has come about. For the first time in the history of these papers two people will serve as Editor and Publisher in­ stead of the usual one. For 48 years this job wa s capably filled by the late W F Arthurs, follow­ ed for the next 14 years by Paul F Dorris, whose unfortunate death necessitated this change. These jobs will be filled by Burdette C. Clark as publisher and Maurice Hopkins, Jr as editor M r Clark, better known as Det, has been associated with this firm since November 1, 1937 Having work­ ed at the business all his life, Det joined the organization as a lino­ type operator an d for the past 16 years has been shop foreman and production manager Maurice Hopkins, Jr . joined the organiza­ tion in December 1946, learning the business under the Gl Bill of Rights On th e Jo b Training Pro­ gram Hop ha s served as adver­ tising manager for the past six years. To fill the shoes of the two predecessors is alone a man sized job. Surely there never were two more talented country news­ paper editors an d publishers than Pete and Paul. This is evidenced by the growth of this organization since 1893 when eaght local busi­ ness men purchased and moved the Wyoming County Herald to Arcade. This alone presents a challenge to th e ne w organization to give'' you, th e reader, a better and more progressive newspaper .To accomplish this will require the full cooperation of ajl. For­ tunately we are staffed by the best office and shop force avail­ able. All being well trained in their respective jobs, makes the challenge much easier Changes will be made but the policies of these papers will re­ main the same as have been in effect since the beginning. Your suggestions of ways to improve these papers are most welcome. We are here to serve you i n the best way possible The shop or office is open for your inspection at your convenience. In the improvement depart­ ment Last week w e tried to list some of the places of business which have undertaken steps to enlarge or improve their sites. Gorham Studio on \ East Main Street and the duVerre, Inc. are undergoing remodeling and expan­ sion, too Elsewhere in tnls paper is a legal notice of interest to all the voters of the Arcade Central School system. ^_ On Wednesday night, October 14 the voters will receive a report from the Citizens Site Committee on school sites which will recommend the ac­ quisition of the 163.34 acre Wal- lace-Knowlton site. This is an all-important meeting and .should be attended by the voters of the distrct. To all of those who have children in th e school ages, it is vitally important. Something has has got to b e done In regard to our school problem. The Citizens Committee, capably manned by Louis Fulkerson, Chaiman, Hugh Wilson, Vincent Nourse, Frank Conroy, Richard Winch, Maurice Phelps and Larry Romance have worked hard and diligently to study several proposed sites. A good turnout to hear their reports will be thanks to them for their efforts. Attention all voters, regardless of political affiliations' Last weekend in Buffalo one of the most respected citizens of Wyom­ ing County was given the nomina­ tion for the judgeship of the State Supreme Court, This honor was given, to none other than Honor­ able John S. Conable His nom­ ination was for the district which is comprised of Wyoming. Alle­ gany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara and Or­ leans Counties This is the scond opportunity for a resident of Wy­ oming County to serve in this ca­ pacity, as some twenty years ago the Hon James E. Norton served on the Supreme pourt bench, kludge Conable has been given the I suppt*t_ef the Wyoming County I Bar Association. Long known for \ his fairness, yet firmness, we \think this is a most wise choice Let's get out and give him our support. —^— Bjshop Ledden Speaker Af Arcade Service Of Consecration About 200 persons attended the open house and service of con­ secration a t the Arcade Metho­ dist Church last Sunday after­ noon, marking the completion of the church's ne w educational building. The guest speaker was Bishop W Earl Ledden, leader of the Syracuse area of the Metho­ dist Church. The two - story brick - faced structure contains a large dining room and kitchen on the first floor, on th e second floor are the pastor's study and office, as well as five Sunday School classrooms. This 72 x 44 foot addition has in great part been paid for by the unstinting work of the church congregation This reduced costs to less than $40,000 from the architect's estimate of $72,000. Also participating wa s Dr. Frank L. Hicks, Olean District Superintendent; D r J. Wesley Searles, a former pastor, and Dr Hanford H. Closson of Rochester, father of th e pastor of the Ar­ cade church, the Rev Richard A. Closson. Bishop Ledden chose for his topic \His Holy Temple,\ stating that any kind of building ma y be made with the same wood and metal, bu t i t \is made great when touched b y human hands which fashion it into a divine edifice. The building offers enlarged edu­ cation facilities, but it becomes alive with the spirit of God by people consecrated to a great pur­ pose.\ Therformal presentation of the building was made by Maurice Phelps, chairman of the Building Committee; Dewitt Kissinger, lay leader of the church, an d Mrs. Robert Neamon, chairman of the Commission on Education. Hliiiunimi N. Y. THE ARC ONE OF THE FIVE TRI-COUNTY WEEKLY PUBLICATIONS COV HERALD NSHIPS IN WYOMING, CATTARAUGUS AND ERIE COUNTIES Volume LXVIII Two Sections—16 Pages Prominent Area Pianist To Entertain Arcade Music Boosters The Music Boosters Club will meet in the auditorium of Arcade Central School next Thursday evening, October 8 at 8 00 o'clock, at which time a very special pi­ ano concert will be presented by Amy Lou Richards of Holland Amy is a senior at Holland Cen­ tral School and has studied pi­ ano for 11 years, the last three of which were under the instruc­ tion of. Mr s Edna Springborn of Buffalo. In 1958 Miss Richards played piano with th e Buffalo Philhar­ monic under Willis Page. This past season in the Masonic Tal­ ent Contest, sh e won an appear­ ance on Ted Mack's program, scheduled for sometime in the near future. At next Thursday's meeting the membership program will get un­ der way Refreshments will be served. The public is cordially invited to attend. Town Of Eagle Red Cross Workers Chosen For Drive Chairman Jane Hurlburt has selected the following assistants for the Town of Eagle annual Red Cross Drive: Beverly Aiken, Janice Jennings, Janet Moden, Pa t Roberts, Lou­ ise Berry, Mildred Brown, Blanche Hess, Marian Brown, Mabel Bar­ ber, Lorraine Perry. Bessie Rider, Alene Domes, Ethyl French, Thal- ma Zimmer, Joyce Kad\er Ber- nice Maher, Ethel Roberts, Al Derner, Agnes Dornan and Doro­ thy Wilson The quota for the town of Eagle is $250.00. |-> ARCADE CONSERVATION SOCIETY TO HOLD TURKEY SHOOl SATURDAY All' area sportsmen are invited to participate in a 'trap shoot Saturday night at the Arcade\ Con­ servation Society grounds. The shoot will start at 8 00 p. m. and turkeys will be given as prizes. All interested are urged to join in the fun. Arcade's Keystone Hall To Become Just A Memory The third floor of The Citizens Central Bank Building in Arcade is about to b e razed. Due to Its precarious condition it has been unused for decadesi This floor of the building wa s known to Arcadians of^khree gen­ erations as the Keystone Hall. Lost in the maze of local history is the reason for so naming this former site of most civic and soc­ ial functions which took place in the town. It is thought that pos­ sibly the keystons in the win­ dow arches prompted it The cen­ ter of village life in the past many fashionable balls of the local fire companies were held there and many days were spent in decorat­ ing the hall for various affairs. The Dickens Club and the Ar­ cade Monday Club held their meetings there. Josh Billings, the noted American humorist, filled the hall to overflowing one night and as a result the Dickens Club made a grand profit of $28 On February 12, 1909, the night that Arcade's first electric lights were turned on, th e Arcade Monday Club presented a drama in the hall for the benefit of the Library Fund. When the bicycle craze en­ veloped th e area in the 1880's, several Arcade men learned to ride their bicycles in the hall be ­ fore venturing into the street. Following the disastrous fire of 1898, the hall temporarily shel­ tered several burned-out busi­ nesses. It wa s in constant use un­ til after th e First World Wa r when the Arcade Theatre an d the auditorium of the Arcade High School were built. Anson_F. Sherman, President of The ClUzeha Central Bank, notes that no columns were used to support this 50'x70' hall Was it some special secret of the con­ tractor which caused this floor to stand over the years — or was it some miracle'' Does anyone in the vicinity have any knowledge on the subject? At any rate, a feeling of nos­ talgia will pervade the thoughts of the older generation at the idea of losing this old landmark These thoughts, of course, will be mixed with a feeling, of re­ lief that possible danger to the building or to passersby will be averted and of pride that the lo­ cal bank is continuing its program of modernization and expansion. Thursday, October 1, 1959 —t 10c Copy, 15c by Mail, $4 per Year Number 37 Officers and Directors of the Tri-County Weekly Publications, Inc. MRS. PAUL F. DORRIS President Effective with this issue of the five Tri-County Weekly Publica­ tions papers, the ownership ha s passed from individual ownership to a corporation Incorporated in the State of New York the publi­ cations will do business under the name of Tri-County Weekly Publications, Inc Originally the Wyoming County Herald, which was published in Bliss, was pur­ chased by eight businessmen in 1893 and moved to Arcade W F. Arthurs managed the paper un­ til March 19, 1897 when h e pur- BlRDETTE C CLARK Vice Pres.-Publlshcr chasi'd the business and was at the helm until March 1, 1945. On this date th e business was pur­ chased by the late Paul F Dorris who served as editor and pub­ lisher until his death on July 25, 1959 In 1927 the paper became known as the Arcade Herald and the late Mr. Arthurs also acquired title to the Delevan Press, Sar­ dinia Censor an d the Holland Re­ view Heading the ne w corporation is Mrs. Paul F Dorris, widow of the late Mr Dorris, who will servo as MAURICE HOPKINS, JR Vice Prcs.-Editor president. Burdette Clark will serve as vice president and pub­ lisher .Mr Clark, has been asso­ ciated with the papers since November 1, 1937 For the past 16 years he has served as shop fore­ man as well as production man­ ager M;iurice Hopkins, Jr will serve as a vice president and editor Associated with the bus­ iness since 1946 he has served as advertising manager for the past several years Holland V Williams, lawyer and long time HOLLAND V WILLIAMS Secretary friend of the late Mr Dorris, will serve as Secretary'and chairman of the Board Mr • William is one of th e co-executors of the estate of Paul F Dorris Michael F Dorris will serve as treasurer The son of Mr and Mrs. Dorris Mike has been associated with the Tri-County Weekly Publica­ tions since June 15, 1959 Others on the staff are MrsT Faxon Dean and Mrs. Jessie L Hoenstine of the office force and Mrs Burdette C Clark, Mrs John Dildine, John C Hartley, Lcon- MICHAEL F DORRIS Treasurer ird Herpst Walter McElhcny and William Seoul: z in the shop force It Is th e aim of the new corporation to continue to serve tlu area which it has scrveu for so long as did Pete and Paul The policies of the papers will re­ main the same 1 The public is cordially Invited to stop and have a tour through the plant whenever possible. We shall be more than glad to show t hi operation to service clubs vvluch are interested Such tours cart be arranged by appointment Arcade Central District Voters To Ballot On Expansion Site At a meeting to be held in the auditorium ofthe Arcade Central School Wednesday evening, Octo­ ber 14 a t 8 00 o'clock, the Citizens Site Committee will present it's report on school sites and recom­ mend th e acquisition of the 163.34 acre Wallace-Knowlton site for future school expansion. Follow­ ing th e presentation, the voters of the District will ballot on the proposition to acquire this site. The Citizens Site Committee is composed of the following men . Louis Fulkerson, chairman; Hugh Wilson, Vincent Nourse, Frank Conroy, Sr., Richard Winch, Lar­ ry Romance and Maurise Phelps. AH district voters ar e urgetCta attend next Wednesday's meet-' ing and vote upon the selection of a school site TEMPERATURES FOR WEEKs,, OF SEPTEMBER 23-29 WEEKs High Low Wednesday 87 58 Thursday 72 55 Friday 75 43 Saturday 84 53 Sunday 79 62 Monday 87 58 Tuesday 85 60 Precipitation — .21\ Judge Conable Nominated For Supreme Court At Judicial Convention Conrad Phelps, Named Semifinalist In Scholarship Competition Principal Joseph A Kemp of the Arcade Central School has announced that Conrad/ Phelps has been named the^semifinalist in the 1959-1960 National Merit Scholarship comnetition The local student is among 10,000 of the highest scorers on the National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test, the nation-wide test of educational development given in more than 14,500 high schools last spring He outscored over 550,000 students and moved a step closer to me goal of all- winning on e of tile coveted Merit Scholarships. 1 «. The semifinalists now face an ­ other rigorous three-hour exam­ ination, th e Scholastic Aptitude Test of the College Entrance Ex­ amination Board This test will be given in testing centers throughout th e United States on Dcember 5, 1959 MOTOROLA HOST TO ARCADE AND SILVER SPRINGS KIWANIS CLUBS Forty-eight members of the Ar ­ cade and Silver Springs Kiwanis Clubs and their wives were guests of Motorola Thursday evening, September 24. The Kiwanians enjoyed a chicken dinner served in the Mo­ torola cafeteria and then were conducted on a tour of the local plant. Hosts an d hostess for the evening were William Bruyers, Plant Superintendent; Charlps Crider, Personnel Supervisor, and Neva Blowers, also of the Per- sonnel Department. CHANGE IN ARCADE ' GARBAGE COLLECTION *» DATES NOTED Beginning this week, on Octo­ ber 1, garbage in Arcade will be collected but once a week In the Village. Garbage will be collected on the east side of the Village on Thursdays an d on the west side on Fridays, the Board of Trus­ tees of th e Village has an­ nounced. Fall Open House to be Held This Evening Af Holland Central The annual fall open house and get-acquainted program will be held this evening, Thursday, Oc­ tober 1, at the Holland Central School. All parents and other aault residents of the school dis­ trict are cordially invited to at­ tend All members of the faculty will be in their rooms from 7.30 to 8:30 an d parents are invited to visit the classrooms of their child­ ren. At 8.30 there will be a pro­ gram in the auditorium. New teachers will be introduced and Miss Frances Rosen', directoi of the elementary education in East Aurora, will speak. Refreshments will be served in the cafeteria fol­ lowing th e program Parents ar e urged to come to school on this occasion. It is the first meeting of several which will be held during the course of the year. GOODWILL TICKUP SCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 6 IN FARMERS VDL.LE The Goodwill pickup for Farm- ersville and vicinity is scheduled for Tuesday, October 6. As always there is need of usable clothing, including shoes and those toys which can be reconditioned. All breakable articles, household wares and toys should be packed in boxes to present further break­ age. Please leave your donations at the Baptist Church either on Mon­ day or early Tuesday. For bags or information contact Mrs. Paul Slocum. HOLLAND UNIT, HOME DEMONSTRATION, TO HAVE LESSON ON BRAIDED RUGS The second lesson on braided rugs will be held at the home of Mrs. Griffin Smith where the Holland Home Demonstration Unit will meet on Thursday eve­ ning, October 8 at 7:30 o'clock. All those interested in taking this lesson are urged to come and ne w members are asked to please bring various colors of wool. HON. JOHN S. CONABLE At the/ocently held Republican Convention for the Eighth Jud-' icial District, the Honorable John S. Conable received one of the two Republican nominations for the State Supreme Court for the district which comprises Wyom­ ing, Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chau­ tauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara and Orleans Counties. This is the first time in 22 years that a resident of Wyoming Coun­ ty ha s been selected The Honor­ able James E. Norton of Warsaw was th e only Supreme Court Jus­ tice Wyoming County has had and he served with distinction for many years. Completing his eighth year as County Judge, Surrogate and Children's Court Judge for Wy­ oming County, Judge Conable re­ ceived th e highest possible rating given by th e Erie County Bar As­ sociation and was unanimously endorsed by the Wyoming Coun­ ty Bar Association. All Wyoming County voters are urged to vote and give Jud§e\Conable their bl partisan suppi INSTALLA GRANGE OF] BE HELD SATURDAY Installation of officers bt Bliss Grange for the coming year will take Place at a regular meeting to be/neld Saturday evening, Oc­ tober 3. Deputy Gordon Stevens and his staff of Hermitage will be the In- stalling officers. Dinner will be | served at 7:00 o'clock. Chaffee-Sardinia and Holland Kiwanians Hold Joint The Kivtems Club of Holland with 14 members present held an inter - club meeting with the Kiwanis Club of Chaffec-Sar- dinia at the Nichols Brook Hotel on Monday At this time they pre­ sented their annual sale of tulip bulbs for the benefit of the Hol­ land Tulip Festival Rev Paul Cauvel of Machias spoke on \Train Up A Child In The Way In Which He Should Go\ His talk in recognition of \National Kids Day \ brought home very forcibly that if a child is started on th e right track when he is young, h e will be most apt to stay on it as an adult. October 5 through October 10 has been scheduled for Kiwanis Club members to canvass the Town of Sardinia on their birth­ day Calendar Campaign Hazel Harrison Elected Noble Grand Of Arcade Rebekah Lodge At a regular meeting of Im­ perial Rebekah Lodge No 275. of Arcade, held last Thursday. October 24. th e following officers were elected for the coming year- Noble Grand.'^Hazcl Harrison Vice Grand, Shirley ^L^wis Re­ cording Secretary FlorenceVWard Financial Secretary, Kathryn White. Treasurer, Vera Jaquish. Trustee for three years, Esme Ed­ munds District Deputy President Vcl- ma Neely an d her staff from Warsaw will install the officers at jthe next meeting on October 8 at 8 00 p. m v Arcadians Interviewed In Connection With the Community Chest Drive; Figures On Collections Are Released William McCloskcy, Chairman of the Arcade Community Chest, Inc 1959 drive in Arcade, has made the following report of don­ ations thus far received Business places, total collected, $1382.00, or 65% . Industries, $1,- 400.00 or 60%, Residential, S599.- 50, or 17% This makes a total so far collected of $3,381.50, or 43% of the year's quota of $7,- 785.00 The residential collections bro­ ken down into zone's, are as fol­ lows Zone 1, $66 00, 13% of quota. Zone 2, $60.00, 11° 0 . Zone 3. SI 14 00, 16'-, . Zone 4, $63.00, 14'! Zone 5, $80 00, 80%. Zone 6, S76 - 00, 18 0 ;. Zone 7, $3.50, 2<7, Zone 8 S32.00, 27 %, Zone 9, $95 00. 67\< Zone 10, no report. Zone 11, $10 00, 8% In an effort to determine what the public thinks of the Com­ munity Chest method of making one concentrated effort yearly to collect funds for 14 worthy char­ ities, >our reporter has inter- Mewed various persons through­ out the town Asked why they pilfer one canvass to sever, il yearly tin following ari the n - suits •* Rev. Frank Davis \It is a sound piece of nd\ ici of long standing that w e do not put all of our eggs in one basket However today in ou r community a fine group of men and women are engaged in our united Community Chest an d Red Cross Drive In times past there were many drives for many worthy purposes and the towns­ folk got pretty weary of so many \begs\ at the door for money Rather than have just 14 drives in our community for as many worthy causes, we have just one drive over a given epiod of time The idea of not putting all our eggs in one basket remains good sourl*. ad\ice. but when it eoincs to the Community Chest .ind tied Cross drive in progress now it is also wholesome advice and n sound practice to put all of our 14 'begs\ in one basket or drive and giv it only our best support ' Hcv Richard Closson \I think that when wc give our money t< some cause and want our giving In lie really iffeetive we need to do it systematically and with en ­ thusiasm That is why I favor Comiminily Chest as th e best way io Miiiport th e many deserving causes .ilive in our world today i in giving e.in hi i an fully plan­ ned to covir ev,i\ need and wi­ lt now whin vve will hi appioach- c<l to give Theic i .in be en 'hiis- i.ism tun bivatist vve ari all virknig lngithii 1o g o ov i r thi go il This lot mi s ,,.riis m m h • M * 111 than liuggling an d fut- (j^oniiniieil on p.eie 5) Career Day Planned For D-M on October 7lh A career da y will be held at the Delevan-Machias School on Friday, OctobejT7th The day will be sponsoredv^ointly by the Dele­ van-Machias* and West Valley Central ,-S<-nools The senior classes from Arcade and Frank- linville have also been invited to attend The first section will be held in the auditorium and will con­ sist of two panels The first panel, led by participating students from other schools, will discuss \Plan­ ning For the Future\ They will be led by W Smith, a senior at Delevan-Machias A second pan - i I composed of upperclassmcn 111 'in Kieilonia State Teachers College, will discuss \College Life The second part will be de­ voted to broad interests such as Eli nn ntary Teaching, Secondary reaching Nursing. The Armed Fni cis. Area col leges and many innie Section three will be de- .voletl to having tin student meet with tin representative ot his pellicular college Over forty expeits from leading univi rsitu s anil colligts alound tin count! v will In- on hand to p.utu ip.i'i in this (.areir Day Delevan Travelers Club Holds Annual Calendar Tea The Delevan Travelers Club met Monday evening, September 21 for Its Calendar Tea and the opening of th e 1959-1060 calen­ dar year The meeting was held at the home of Mrs Helen Jones. The Calendar Committee was composed ot Mrs. Jones, Chair­ man, Mrs. Florence Boyd and Mrs. Barbara Wilkins. The guests brought with them for displdy family heirlooms ranging from ivory toothpicks to a family history quilt and includ­ ing dolls, jewelry, handiwork, pic­ tures, dishes, etc Th e history of each article was related by th e owner The ne w calendars were distri­ buted and refreshments served by the committee ARCADE BO Y SCOUTS TO SELL APPLES FOR SUMMER CAMPING FUND Troop 55 of the Boy Scouts of America, Arcade, are/now taking orders for Mcintosh, Cortland and Greening apples for delivery on October 10. All those In the a^ea who are not contacted by the Boy Scouts may order apples by calling Arcade 361. The proceeds of the sale will go to the' Scouts' Summer Camplnj^Fond. MONDAY RESEARCH CLUB OF ARCADE PLANS BIRTHDAY TEA The annual Birthday Tea ol the Monday Research Club of Arcade will be held at, the club rooms in the Arcade' Library Building Monday evening, Octo­ ber 5 at 8:00 o'clock. Speaking of their vacations spent in Hawaii will be Miss Betty Brass and Miss Sally Newman. The hostpsses will be Mrs. Jo ­ sephine Couch, Chairman, Mrs. Norma Clark, Mrs. Nadyne Dcvln, Mrs. Louise Cavalier and Miss Marie Neamon Evangelistic Services In Progress Af Yorkshire Church Services continue nightly ox- cepting Saturday at the York­ shire Free Mcthodtst Church with E\angelist Lily Mae Hall, inter­ nationally known Free Methodist evangelist Large enngrcgatrems have been present to hear the straight - forward preaching of Miss -.Hall She contends that the 'Norm of present day Christ­ ians is far loo low Many having a form of Christianty but deny­ ing th e power that the scriptures present as the norm for believ­ ers \ Services in this series will close Sunday evening. The CYC Youth Program will resume October 6 at 7 00 p. m at which time children may regis­ ter and enroll. The United Bible Fellowship will assemble ot the Educational, Building October 12 for its an nual business meeting and ban­ quet All are welcome to the ban­ quet by making reservations \with Mrs Newell King of Yorkshire WINNERS IN BAR-M FUN SHOW ANNOUNCED The long awaited Fun Show of the Bar-M was held Sunday, Sep­ tember 27, with Kenneth Ellis of Curriers serving as ringmaster Winners included Darrel Scharf, Ursula Gentner, Larry Flnnigan, Joann Prouty, Pa t Darcy, Nevella Gentner, Bob Lajjp, Delonne Scharf, Jack Nelli- gan, Tom Darcy,. David Darcy, Dick Brennan and Milford Prou­ ty ARCADE O.E.S. PAST MATRONS ENJOY FALL MEETING AND LUNCHEON The Past Matrons of Arcade Chapter, O.E.S. held their lunch eon and fall meeting at the Ma. sonic Temple Wednesday after, neon. Seventeen members were present, as well as one guest, Mrs. Katherinc Caner, the present Ma ­ tron of the Chapter. The officers for the ensuing year are: Mrs. Helen Bentley, President, .Mrs. Llenis Mason, Vice President. Mrs. Jessie Pierce, Secretary and Treasurer Arcade Downs Attica in Opener, 14-7 Hoffman Brothers in Starring Role Orange and Black of Ar­ cade opened up the 1959 football season on a happy note, downing Attica 14-7 on the school grounds. A strong defense and two guys named Hoffman added up to the Arcade win before a small crowd The defense, was great most of the afternoon, stopping almost everything that Attica had to of­ fer on the ground The pass de­ fense, although weak at times, nevertheless held up when it had to. Arcade opened up the scoring early in the first period on an At­ tica fourth down Th e ball wa s on the Attica 15 with fourth down and Attica ready to kick. Th e hike from center went over the kickers head into the end zone where Joe Hoffman pounced o n it for a safety or two points. At tica refused to call it quits an d stormed back late in the second period to go aheaed for the first and last time in th e game A sus­ tained drive carried them to th e Arcade 12 where they scored o n a pass. They made their extra point also via a pass. Arcade finally got their of' fense rolling midway through th« second period with Berme^off- man and Ed Walters doing th e most damage Hoffman's runs an d Walter 's passes had carried Ar­ cade to the Attica 15 Bernie Hoffman took a handoff. cut over right guard, slanted off to his left and scored untouched behind some great blocking The extra point was missed and Arcade led at half time, 8-7 The third period was half ov­ er whin Arcade again carried the boll into Attica territory Jack Fries and Bruce Hoffman slash­ ed through the Attica defenses while Walters passes again moved Arcade into scoring position Again it wa s Bernie Hoffman tak­ ing a handoff and sprinting around his left end to score un­ touched Again the blocking was exceptional The extra pont, a pass, wa s missd so Arcade clung to their 14-7 lead. T>om then on it was strictly the 1 defense that shone Th e front line of Myer- hoff, Jo e Hoffman, Ferrington, Fox, Garlapo, Ashworth and Bel- den made life miserable for the Attica backs Ed Walters, Doug Moore and Bob Breitwlser guard­ ed the secondary like it was Fort (Continued on Page 5)

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