The Community Bulletin (Abilene, Texas), No. 10, Saturday, October 21, 1967 Page: 2

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The Community Bulletin
Saturday, October 21, 1967

UIS IT R
"PUBLISHER WITHOUT A. PEER"b
JOHN H. JOHNSONtS publications--Ebony,
Jet, Negro
Digest, and Tann--possess
a combined circulation
of nearly two million
copies. His organization,
the JOHNSON PUBLISHING COIPANY,
is over twentyyears
old. Johnson, its founde;
president, publisher and
editor, is known throughout
America.
In 1942, Johnson borrowed
five hundred dollars
with his mother s furniture
as collateral and started
'Nero Digest" By the end
of 1943, Negro Digest had
a monthly circulation of
fifty thousand copies.
With a circulation of
eight hundred thousandcopies,
"Ebony" is the backbone
of the Johnson Publishing
Company. And, Jet
is themost successfulsmall
magazine in the nation.
JOIH H. JOHNSON has been
the most successful Negro
journalist since Samunel
Cornish and John B. Russwurm
started "Freedom s
Journal," the first Negro
newspaper, in 1827.

CONGRATULATIONS to TERRY
CHILDERS for being selected
"BOY OF THE MONTHt",from
Woodson Junior-Senior High
School.
Terry is the son of Mr,
and Mrs. Watson Childers
of 773 N. Carver.
Keep up the Tgood work,
TERRIY!

MOUNT MORIAH
BAPTIST CHURCH NEIS
The pastor of Mt, Moriah,
Rev. R. D. Burks, was discharged
from the hospital
Monday. le is doing fine.
Sunday, October 22,1967,
I the Mt. Moriah Church will
worship with the Solon Temole
BaDtist Church,Stamford,

Texas, Rev. I
pastor.
Last Sunda5
Clenmie WVillie
taken from Psc
subject: "A
Confidence ir
of God."
, . . d 4
Sunday, Octol
iat 3:00 P.iL.,t
Mission will
I ual meeting.
of the city a2

Moving on Up---lahalia
Jackson.
Victory over Myself--
Floyd Patterson.
Ii -- - .- -

BETHEL
A ME E
CHURCH

L. T. Jackson, ! The members of Bethel
AME Church are very happy
r Morning.,Rev. Ito report that they are
izmsmessagewas blessed once again to have
lms 23. The ("Rev, G. A, Lowe" back
Christiants with them for anotheryear.
the Grace ! All are hoping that
this year will be even more
.*..... ,Isuccessful than lastyear.
ber 29, 1967 1 We all pray that we
the Mt. Moriah might be worthy of his
have their ann- return. WELCOME HOME
All thechurclt sAGAIN--REV. LOWE!

re invited.

EUGENIA PICK ay -D

EUGENIA PICKaiD
IIEORIAL LIBRARY
Public Service
A book will carry you away
from worry or boredom,
and give you new vision and
insight. So, here's a prescription
that costs you no
money and is guaranteed to
do a lot of good.
It's so simple, too. Just
come to your PUBLIC LIBRIRY
today and choose the books
that interest Y 0 U. Here
are a few TITLES that AWAIT
you.
The Mature Mind---H. A.
Overstreet.
Freedom, Why?.---.-JaT
Farmer.
Stride Toward Freedom---
Martin Luther King.
Profiles in Courage----
John F. Kennedy
cont. ,above ,. ,

! EEKLY CHURCH CALENDAR
t

tSUNDAY
Sun. School 9:30
Morn.Worshipll: 00
i League 5:00
Eve. Worship r'(:(X

i MONDAY
Official
I Board
; T lESDXY
Catech'i sli
WEDNESDAY
I Teachers
Meeting
Choir
Rehearsal
THUIRSDAY
! Prayer
Meeting

anm.
aon.
p.m.

7:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m,
7:00 p.m,

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