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IMAGE ©SMALLTOWNPAPERS, INC. ALL CONTENT COPYRIGHTED. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. USE SUBJECT TO LICENSE AGREEMENT. REPRODUCTION, DISSEMINATION, STORAGE, DISTRIBUT.ION PROHIBITED. PAGE 8 THE FLORALA NEWS - THURSDAY, APRI REAOER ADS THIS SECTION COPYRIGHTED 1970 BY DENNIS M ~ASU~ ˘'REPAREO 8Y COMMUN*TV NEWSPAPER ASSOCIATES Janis Vanstory - Owner Milady Beauty Shop is located at 513 E. 3-Notch in Andalusia, phone 222-3815. Every phase of modern beauty work is featured at this popular shop. Here only skilled hair sty- lists are employed. All hair dressing and permanent waving service is very complete and is done according to the latest scientific methods. Drop in and let one of their expert hair stylists style your hair es- pecially for you. Women who want to look their best for that special occasion can certainly rely on Milady Beauty Shop, for BEAUTY is their BUSINESS. One appoint- ment is all that is needed to convince the most exacting women that this modern, up- to-date establishment can please her. For your next shampoo, hair styling, permanent wave, call Milady Beauty Shop for an ap- peintment. We, the authors of this 1973 Review edition, suggest that you enjoy their friendly, profes- sional beauty work. @ urrlcane nce Gene Gomillion - Owner For residential, commercial, or industrial site fence con- tracting, call the Hurricane Fence Co. at IV09 East 3-NOtch in Andalusia phone 222-2025. This contractor is well re- cognized for his high standards of work and ability to complete the job in the time allotted. No matter what type of fence you need, this contractor has had previous experience with it and can assure you of a first rate job at the lowest price possible. They feature Redwood, Cypress and Chain-Link fenc- ing. He hires only fully qualified men to assist him in his work and they use only the latest The reputation of this con- tractor speaks for itself when you stop to consider the ever increasing number of people he is fence contracting for. We, the compilers of this 1973 Review, suggest to our readers that they contact the Hurricane Fence Co. for a job they know approved methods of installing will be done properly. your particular type of fence. @ air ueen rive Inn Jimmy Faulkner - Owner You have really missed some- thing if you haven't tried this delicious frozen dessert made by the Dairy Queen Drive Inn located at 220 E. 3-Notch in Andalusia, phone 222-5911. Dairy Queens throughout the country have established a repu- tation for a delicious healthful treat that everyone will love from the first bite. They feature delicious foods such as hamburgers, steaks and can enjoy so much for so little. foot long hot dogs with french You can also select any thing fries, for take out. This modern establishment The editing staff of this 1973 maintains the highest standard Review. Issue recommend that of cleanliness at all times. Only you stop by today and prove to the purest ingredients are used yourself just how delicious their in their products, frozen dessert and cooked foods For a delightful treat the really are. They are open year- whole family will enjoy, any time round and invite you to stop in of the year, take them to the soon at the Dairy Queen Drive- Dairy Queen Drive Inn where you Inn. @ @ J. E. McDonald - Owner Distributors in this area for the popular Schlitz beer and Schlitz products is the Cov- ington Distributing Co., loca- ted at 300 E. Watson in An- dalusia, phone 222-3735. Through the efforts of the management of this company to serve the people of this area with the best beer available, they are appreciated widely, and their beer is a favorite among people who know the best when they taste it. If you own a tavern, night club, or grocery store and aren't letting your customers enjoy this beer, contact them anytime for information about regular delivery. Ypu will appreciate the professional friendly man- ner in which they'do business. If you are just a beer lover, remember to pick up a six pack or two the next time you're shopping and always call for the brand at your favorite tav- ern or night spot. The authors of this 1973 Re- view endorse the policies and product of this distributor and commend them on their com- munity minded efforts. Carlton Taylor - Owner urger Good food and fast service are the bywords of The Sham- rock Hamburger, located on Hwy. 29 By-Pass E in Andalu- sia, phone 222-6736. As many people in this area have found, there is no better hamburger made anywhere than here. They also feature real steak sandwiches which are a treat to anyone. On their menu, in addition to their taste tempting hamburgers and steak sandwiches, are other fine sandwiches, french fries, all types of cold drinks, and some of the best shakes you've ever tasted, and all prepared in the most sanitary conditions with modern equipment. The management of this drive-in has made it a point to hire employees who are courteous and who will give you fast service. The compilers of this 1973 Town and Country Review sug- gest to our readers that the next time they are in town, they stop in at The Shamrock Hamburger for a tasty filling meal at' lit- tle cost. We compliment them for their reputation of quality food and friendly service. The McNeil Concrete Works, located at 1408 River Falls Rd. in Andalusia phone 222-4512 or 222-4519, offers you prompt and dependable service in ready- mixed concrete. This up-to-date concern fur- nishes a complete service of high quality ready-mixed con- crete for building construction. They have modern trucks for transporting and mixing con- crete in any quantity desired. G. t. McNeil - Owner This is a real convenience in building as it eliminates delay and assures a high quality, hard setting "concrete. The mixing is done "On-The-Job" and you pay for only what you use - with a metered invoice. This up-to-date firm offers WILBERT burial valuta, the foremost water repellant bell vault in the entireU.S. Youcan- not buy better burial protection. McNeil Concrete Works is the oldest name in pre-cast septic tanks in Covington County. They offer sales and complete instal- lation of Septic Tanks and Grease Traps. The compilers of this 1973 Town and Country Review wish to say that this firm has more than justified its existence; as its service in this field has pro- ven to be a necessity to this community. Call the McNeil Conctete Works for details. ress Geraldine McCart - Owner The Smart & Thrifty Dress Shop is located at Covington Mall in Andalusia phone 222- 4877. Here they feature the la- test styles in modern dress de- sign. They carry a complete line of ladies ready-to-wear suitable ~for the college girl, business woman, or housewife. This shop caters to the discri- minating woman of the section. They have kept right in step with the tastes of the women in it is a coat, suit, bag or dress, this area, and carry some of this is the shop where you al- the finest brand names in worn- ways will find an exciting se- en's apparel, lection. In this shop you can find If you have not visited the just the right accessories to Smart & Thrifty Dress Shop complete your new outfit. Also you are cordially invited to do they can show you an array of so. sport cl0thes, playsuits, slacks, The editors of this 1973 Re- skirts and blouses you will like. view make it our pleasure to re- Depend upon them to furnish the commend this fine store to all clothes you will need. Whether our readers. M. J. Newberry - Owner The brightest spot on any street is the drug store and if we would only stop to think how much it means to us in our daily life we would appre- ciate it much more. The City Drug Store, located at 201 S. 3-Notch in Andalusia, Phone 282-1131, always has an air of cheery welcome that" makes everyone happy to visit this establishment. They are specialists in fill- mg prescr~ptwns, all work be- ing in charge of a graduate pharmacist. They carry a complete stock of drugs, sundries and toilet articles. The best in cosme- tics, and shaving accessories - in fact this store has one of the most complete stocks in this section. This modern drug store also assures you of the best prices anywhere along with the most courteous attention. All this excellent service is the reason for the success of the City Drug Store. The compilers of this 1973 Review recommend that you make this well-known firm your prescription headquarters. An up-to-date jeweler is in- dispensable to every communi- ty of taste and refinement. This area is fortunate to have a jeweler in its midst that has spent many years of offering only quality merchandise of or- iginal and attractive patterns. We are talking about Findley's ovln welers H. M. Findley - Owner Jewelers located at 162 Coving- ton Mall in Andalusia, phone 222-4997, where you will find their stock has been select- ed with professional judgement such as fine quality watches, distinctive jewelry, breath- taking diamonds; fine crystal and china and of course, all of those many articles of jewelry so dear to the are offered in a ion of attractive The authors of view suggest to our stop in and let the salespeople help remembrance for one. on un L. R. Deal - President Earl Wilson - Owner A name well-known to the sportsmen in the area is Wil- son's Gun Shop located at 902 Anderson Dr. in Andalusia, phone 222-4067. Trap shooters and gun bugs in general have learned that this is the place to go when they need the very finest of gun repair, loading equipment and supplies, and other neces- sities for the hobby. This firm is well known for their professional ability when it comes to working on fire- arms. The experience andtrain- ing in this exacting field has given them the knowledge to handle any type of repair work. You can also have this firm sight in your guns. They carry a full line of loading equipment and supplies, and they will be more than happy to suggest the best equip- ment for your needs. The authors of this 1973 Re- view take this opportunity to express our admiration for the fine service they offer to the gun lovers of these parts. We recommend you remember Wil- son's Gun, Shop for all your gun and ammunition needs. "geration lance Donald Stacks - Owner The Stacks Refrigeration and Appliances Service, located at 204 River Falls in Andalusia, phone 222-7211 features a com- plete refrigeration, air condi- tioning, service for this com- munity. They are men who are ex- perts in the repair and main- tenance of all types of domes- tic and commercial refrigera- tion and air conditioning units. They offer prompt service and their work is guaranteed. Re- gardless of whether you need a minor or a major repair, these capable men can do the work for you. All you need to do is just telephone them and they will send a man as quick- In reviewing the various lea- ders of this trade area, we are proud to' include the Covington County Bank, located at E. 3 Notch in Andalusia, phone 222- 4155. Through this full service bank, which insures all deposits through the Federal Deposit In- surance Corporation, many peo- ple have found their desired me- thod of saving. You, too, can enjoy the security of knowing that you have planned for to- morrow with a savings account at Covington County Bank. A checking account with them is really a streamlined ser- vice. It can relieve you of the trouble and bother of paying bills afoot, and gives you an automa- tic receipt on all purchases. Through the sound iudgement and seasoned professional ;wimtime Your "Back Yard Get-A-Way" Gracious living can be yours when you have the experts at the SWIMTIME POOLS at 218 Church in Andalusia, phone 222- 6100" or at 147 Hollywood in Fort Walton Beach, phone 904/ 244-2514, install a beautiful swimming pool in your back yard. These people are famous for their quality, design and dur- ability. Give them a call anytime and ly as possible, they will explain the many siz- Here you can also order a es, designs and price ranges complete line of refrigeration they offer with absolutely no and air conditioning equipment, obligation on your part. You'll They have available through be ama:~ed how inexpensively them, a complete line of cool- ers, display cases, water cool- ers, and many other types of refrigerator units. This firm features the Scotsman Ice Ma- chines one of the best known and most efficient ice makers. They do installation work on any that Stacks Refrigeration & Ap- pliance Service deserves pro- minent mention/ " ' ~ : gton you can have them completely install a family-sized pool equipped with all the extras that make it complete in every way. Not only will a pool add much enjoyment and healthful exer- cise to your living, but it great- ly adds to the value of your" home and can be paid for with low term low monthly payments. The designers of this 1973 Review commend this dealer and contractor on their fine reputation for honest business dealings and give the SWIM- TIME POOLS our recommen- dation to the people of this area. W. H. Barfoot - Manager The Covington Dairy Fresh, of these units, including moving, located at 807 River Fails Road engineering and store layouts, in Andalusia, phone 222-5221 In compiling this 1973Review is the home of Grade A pas- Issue, we, the writers, feel teurized dairy products. Say Dairy Fresh when you want the ursery Mrs. Christine Morgan - Owner as many fun games and things they will need to know in school such as reading readiness, counting, colors, and much more. You will find the rates to be very reasonable. Your child will be carefully watched over the full day, and she sees to it that each child naps and eats a hearty lunch. The writers of this 1973 Re- view commend this fine nursery teacher for her interest in child- ren and suggest to the working mother, that she contact The Day Nursery for child care and instruction she can rely on to be the best. best pasteurized milk with fresh milk flavor. " :' r 'When: Jyou buy 'buttermilk,' cream, milk or ice cream, make it a point to call for this well- liked brand and taste the dif- ference. You will be pleased with the grand flavor of their products. Their plant is more sanitary than the law provides; therefore, you are assured of receiving clean, healthful foods. You can obtain all these pro- ducts at your favorite grocer, If you have been wanting to take a job, but the problem of finding a reputable nursery for your children has held youback, contact The Day Nursery, local- ed at 216 Oak in Andalusia, phone 222-1025 for information on your child's care. This nursery teacher has gained the respect of the work- ing mothers in this area for her abilities in handling child- Fen. She is not a baby sitter, but a nursery teacher where your chUd will learn how to play with others. She teaches her child- ren respect for others as well Mary Hesta Little = Owner Peggy Fowler - Teacher of Skin Care so don't fail to ask for Dairy Fresh (the best in the land) the next time you buy dairy pro- ducts. They are fast becoming one of the foremost dairies anywhere. It is a local dairy under the direction of men who are interested in local develop- ment. They deserve y0Ursup- port. (They also offer a valuable market ~for the milk products of our farmers and dairy men in our section. Call for infor- mation.) The organizers of this 1973 l~eview make note that this fine dairy deserves our commenda- tion for their services offered to the area. Marvin Hammett - Owner Where others have failed, the Hammett Drilling Company lo- cated at Antioch Road in Antioch phone 222-3562 has come jn and been able to effectively find wa- ter at low cost. Drilling a good, long produc- ing water well is not a job for the amateur. The knowledge and experience behind this well dril- ler will prove valuable after you note that the well he has drilled has produced for some time, there have been no cave ins, and that large enough pipe was installed with a strong pump that provides the amount of wa= The Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio is located at Covington Mall in Andalusia. Phone 222- 3010. There is a difference in cosmetics and a difference in the way it is applied in or- der to bring out your natural skin tones. This firm specia- lizes in both Merle Norman Cosmetics, and the art of na- tural make-up. They are cosmetic spe- cialists: they analyze your com- plexion and by demonstration they prove to you just how your own complexion and natural skin tones may be brought out to reveal your natural beauty. ter you need. ability of this icers and realize no better with. They invite them and will be plain to you Remember of the best We, the writers Review wish to tention of our fine reputation enjoys. Mar: Funeral Georgia Owner Time and ored the name Mar eral Home, sia at 220 N. 222-4093 or Z22-' For 29 years t firm. has served this section They relieve and pathetic fort in the hour Their service soling thought bute to your both beautiful When a funeral be called, may you place this They will relieve many details that care of and at the everything desires. In this 1973 editors, readers to this and suggest that when in need of a tar. HISTORY CONTINUED to Burgess, and the making an all out cure these and graphs. Among the old that are being picture of the a picture of the lusia and Florala a picture of The dalusia, a picture early drug dalusia, Florala picture of the and the FalcO They use late model equip- several ment and trained assistants who Florala mayors. also understand their work, and Persons wishing you can be assured that the job or any old will be coinpleted in the short- est time, at the least expense, and with the very smallest da- mage to your property. The editors of this 1973 Re- view make public our recom- mendation of this well driller for his fine work, and suggest our readers remember to con- tact the Hammett Drilling Com- pany whenever they need a good well at low cost. They oberate an up-to-date studio and can give you the very best in cosmetics and ex- pert advice on complexion pro- "Skip" Easley - Manager blems" Visit this studio for a demonstration. You are not The Red Hat Feed on Press- asked to buy; if their cosme- tics appeal to you, then and wood Street in Andalusia, phone only then do they want you to 222-5711, sells all kinds of feed buy. Merle Norman Cosmetics for hogS, cattle, poultry, and sell upon their own merits, animal and poultry remedies. You are invited to take advan- The business of farming pro- fitably has in the past thirty years become a problem of no small consequence in every ag- ricultural community. The suc- cessful farmer today has found it necessary to exchange his methods and adopt new practices in almost every field of farm endeavor. Farm grains are splendid when used as a base for feed- complete this so by turning the following Rex Open Pond; MrS. dred) Hinesley - Margaret West - lnsia Library: Cash Store; mond or Mrs. Gantt, Alabama; Powell - Sanford; Bell - Red Level; ing of stock and poultry, but ing the edition should be supplimented with at- for September. her feeds to obtain the maxi- is still several mum profit. The Red Hat Feeds the "News" is has been particularly active in photographs and seeking out and passing on to the submitted by the farm industry the facts concern- This is ing feeds and feeding, will take In addition to providing pro- of work' to go ducers with a complete line of material, file it, animal and poultry feeds, Red publication and Hat also provides a marketing publish it. service for products produced, Burgess stated and co-ordinates movement sincere from farm to market, complete The authors of this 1973 Re- tory, Many year view highly recommend them research on to our readers, done by Mr. of Opp has Opp News in an Tucker Babble; Opp News. All cared for harmed within a The target make the edition Discounter Others, Jones of - Owner not be equalled in any store. Meats which look appetizing and delicious are always on dis- play in their meat case. Their butchers know how to cut meats and will gladl~ give you just the kind of steax or roast you want. The nexttime you are in town, stop at this modern su- permarket. Give the King's IGA Discounter a try today. In making this 1973 Review, we, the editors, are pleased to recommend this well managed, friendly store to all of our readers. well of Florala, Euclid Cook E. C. Cameron Powell or Red Le Mrs. Waters of many more have fishly to help tory - and tinues. Upon Burgess stated to see that the # densed, in a hardbeund that he hopes torical Society this task. tage of their offer and make an appointment for your "Hour of Beauty". The editors of this 1973 Re- view consider it a privilege to recommend that yOU accept this invitation. H. G. Mclnnish - Owner ing's Hugh King The King's IGA Discounter is your modern supermarket loca- ted at 403 South 3 Notch Street in Andalusia, phone 222-1625. Make your grocery shopping a pleasure by buying all.four groceries and household items at one place. There is no need to shop over town for bargains when you trade here. They car- ry a complete' stock of every type of goods, and you will find their prices surprisingly low. They carry fresh vegeta- bles and fruits the year around. Their stock of canned goods can- It is hard to find someone who can tell you that they don't enjoy the refreshing cool of a soft drink. In this area more and more people are making their choice from the fine beverages of Royal Crown Bottling Co., Inc., lo- cated at 120 Crescent St. in An- dalusia, phone 222-4315. They are bottlers for the popuiarRC, Diet-Rite, Upper-10 and Nehi (grape, strawberry and orange) soft drinks. Through their use of modern equipment, pure ingredients, and experienced personnel, this bottler produces softdrinks that are guaranteed to satisfy your thirst. If your club or social group is in need of a soft drink dis- penser or bottled soft drinks, this concern will be more than happy to have whatever you need there in time for the party. The editing staff of this 1973 Review commend the manage- ment of this bottling company for their fine products and com- munity minded efforts. We re- mind the people of this area to pick up a six pack the next time they're shopping for real honest to goodness refreshment.