An article in the March 15, 1962, edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian promoted a local school's science fair.
The Arbutus Elementary School PTA will feature a "Science Fair" at the meeting next Wednesday, March 21, at 7:30 P.M. in the school auditorium.
After a brief business meeting, there will be a science exhibit on view in the auditorium to supplement a short talk by on the scientific studies being pursued by the pupils in all the grades of Arbutus Elementary School.
Parents and friends will be invited to inspect the exhibits and tour the individual classrooms to view the "in-works" science projects. Teachers will be in the classrooms to answer all questions.
Augustus S. Wurtzer, 24, whose wife Ruth, resides at 1239 Circle Drive, Arbutus, recently was promoted to specialist four in Germany while serving with the 529th Ordnance Company. A fuel and electrical systems repairman in the company in Augsburg, Specialist Wurthzer entered the Army in August 1960, completed basic training at Fort Jackson, S.C., and was stationed at Fort Benning, Ga., before arriving overseas last October. Wurtzer is a 1955 graduate of Mt. St. Joseph High School.
Misty Traveler, C.D., Weimaraner, owned by Frank Burrell, 5450 Addington road, West Edmondale, will be among the many canine participants of the all obedience show being held by the Dog Owners' Training Club of Maryland, Inc., on Sunday, March 25, from noon to 8 P.M. at the Richmond Market Armory, Howard and Read streets, Baltimore.
Over 150 entries representing many different breeds are expected to compete in this trial. Last year, the club had one of the largest all obedience shows on the east coast.
A Catonsville girl, Miss Phyllis Hays, will give a piano recital next Thursday, March 22, at 8:30 P.M. in Ledkin Hall of Peabody Preparatory Department. She also is giving her Master's recital at 1 P.M. on April 16 at the Peabody Conservatory.
Miss Hays has studied piano under Austin Conradi, Julie Esteban, Walter Hautzig and Alexander Sklarevski. She received her Bachelor degree from Peabody last June and expects to receive a Master's degree this coming June.
Material from archives courtesy of the Catonsville Historical Society.