20-50-100 years ago – December 30 | News

The story of Christmas and four of the best known and beloved Christmas carols will be illustrated on beautifully colored slides in the Sunday School Hall of Grace Reformed Church on Friday evening.

An old-fashioned butcher’s shop took place at IC Delauter’s farm in Harmony Grove on Tuesday, December 2. Five pigs weighing 2,300 pounds. were killed.

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Two New England men, arrested by Frederick City police on Tuesday night, were charged Wednesday with homicide and armed robbery in connection with a murder-robbery in east Baltimore. Reuben Kaufman, 48, was shot dead at his B&F liquor store on Pulaski Highway on Monday night by three gunmen who left with $ 240. Frederick City detectives arrested Adelbert Grondin, 21, of Hartford, Connecticut, and John McCormack, 22, of Gloucester, Mass., In connection with the crime, at the Barbara Fritchie Motel, West Patrick Street. Gurnard and McCormack gave their names as George McCarthy and David Cook. Baltimore County Police had launched an intensive search for the two men. Motels and hotels along US 40 and Interstate 70 have been notified and have received their descriptions.

In a speech to Rotarians on Wednesday, Planning Director Lawrence Johnson discussed the growth and development of the community while suggesting the changes needed to cope with the growing population in the New Year. Johnson said the numbers indicate a growing number of people are moving to Frederick County to escape high taxes and ensure a safer environment for their families.

Spotlight on Speed, with Don Haines: While not much is happening in the racing world at the moment, I’ve offered a few words on what’s in store for next year. Denny Brightwell of New Market is building a super street sleeper. He just bought a 454 cid engine from a racing car and plans to take it to the streets in his Chevrolet 56. Don Garlets is building a radical new dragster. A mid-engined car with an aerodynamic body on a 140-inch wheelbase. Fun car driver-owner Charlie Scott of Highland, Md., Howard County, is looking for a knowledgeable team to take the reins and operate the car next year. The guys at Frederick Performance want to drive the Hemi-powered Mustang, but commercial pressures may prevent it, and the car may be up for grabs.

This date was a Sunday. The Frederick News-Post has not yet published a Sunday edition.

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