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   Blue Island Sun-Standard (Newspaper) - September 19, 1963, Blue Island, Illinois                                Thursday, Sept. 19, 1963 THE SUN-STANDARD Waterway Banquet Monday The East Side Chamber of Commerce will hold its Annual "Waterway Night" on Monday evening at the Dorchester Club, 154th and Dorchester, at p.m. Harold M. Holden. President, Great Lakes Overseas, William W. Huggett, President, North Pier Terminal Co., will be honored by receiving plaques for pioneering in the marine and industrial develop- ment of the Calumet region. Judge Walker Butler, "father of the Port Authority Bill" and Alderman Otto Janosek, Chair- man, Rivers and Harbors, City Council will be the principal speakers. Kevin T. Levins. President Calumet Harbor Terminals, is the Executive Chairman. The public is invited to at- tend this occasion. EISENHOWER HI Dwight D. Eisenhower High Dist. 218 Instructors Share Bath With Soviets A group of American college and high school instructors in Russian language found them- selves sharing bathroom facili- ties with Soviet Communist par- ty members .during a two- month period of sthdy at Mos- cow University this summer. said Kenneth Ober of Illinois State Normal Univer- sity, "it wasn't so bad. It al least gave us plenty of oppor- tunity to practice speaking the language." Ober, one of a group of 25 U.S. instructors to take part in this first official exrhange of American and Russian teachers said that regular Soviet stu- dents were moved out of their residence wing in Moslow Uni- versity, and the "comrades' moved in before the arrival oJ the U.S. rontingent. "They told us this without Ob- er added. The exchange was sponsored by the International University Committee on Travel Grants. A similar group of Russians stu died at Cornell University in New York. COLLEGE HOSTS BETTER WORLD CONFERENCE A four-day meeting of the or ganizing and promoting group for the Better World Movemen in the United States concludec last week at Saint Xavier Col lege in southwest Chicago. According to Sister Mary Jo setta, formerly president of the College and member of th group, the conference was di rected by the Reverend Riccar do Lombardi, S.J., head of th international Movement. F a ther Lombardi came to Chicag< following a series of Bette: World conferences in South Am erica and returned to his head quarters at Pius Xn Interna tional Center for the Bette World at Rocca de Papa, Rome Aug. 20. The purpose of the four-daj Chicago meeting was to formu late plans for the American Evaluation Tests For Campus Pupils One of the most beneficial programs ever to come to the tudent body of the Dwight D. Eisenhower High School Cam- pus Building will be presented all day on Monday, Sept. 30, at the graduating unit of the District 218 schools, 12700 Sa- cramento. Every one of the almost 2200 students enrolled at this build- ng will be involved in a num- ber of events designed to help students gain information and self-insight, Dr. H. L. Richards, superintendent of schools stat- ed. Directing this all out effort o aid the upperclassmen will De Dr. Warren Vorreyer, chair- man of the Counseling and uidance Department, and members of his staff. They will ae assisted by state and pri- vate universities and colleges, junior colleges, plus representa- ;ives from the American College Testing program, the Illinois State Scholarship Commission, ;he College Entrance Examina- tion Board and the Illinois State Employment Service Harvey of- fice. More than 400 seniors aim- ing for college will have a chance to hear representatives of the American College Test- C hair man Principals ing Program, College Entrance Examination Board, College Scholarship Service, and of the opportunities for entering and completing college: One or more films will be shown this group, on such sub- jects as "Finding Your Life's j "Planning Your Ca- and "Budgeting College Expenses." The 400 additional seniors to be helped here will be given the General Aptitude Test Bat- tery early in the day, follow- ed by the Kuder Interest In ventory. The aid coming to the jun- iors and the Campus sopho- mores of District 218 will be even more extensive, as approx- imately 1400 students will be involved there. Dr. Vorreyer scheduled this mammoth day long program as a great time-saver to take care of the very worthwhile services given to the school by the vari- ous co-operating agencies. The entire day's program will be set up by the school's IBM data processing equip- ment, under the direction of Rollin Pooler, administrative as- sistant. J. E. Brodie, principal of the Southwest Building of the Dwight D. Eisenhower H i gb School, has recently been honor- ed first by the District 218 schools which he serves, and second by the University of Illi- nois. Dr. H. L. Richards, school su- perintendent, has appointed Brodie as chairman of the Building Principals Council, a group which meets frequently with him, B. E. Frobish, and Russell Miller, assistant super- intendents, on matters affect- ing all four buildings ofthe dis- trict's schools. Other building principals of the council are Dennis Bapst, Old Main; Lloyd Lowe, Northwest; and Sheldon Westman, Campus. It should be also mentioned that the popular Southwest Building principal is now list- ed as a co-operative adminis- trator of the University of Illi- nois for the year 1963-64. After a successful tour of duty as principal of the Kellar School in Bobbins, Brodie join- Gunn Inquest Set Oct. 10 The continued inquest into the fatal accident of George W. Gunn, 50 2220 Desplaines, will be Oct. 10 at at the Blue Island city nail. Continuance was ordered by Deputy Coroner C. F. Dore. Mr. Gunn apparently stepped into the pathway of six cars on Sept. 9 at a.m. He was pro- nounced dead on arrival at the St Francis hospital. ENAMELS-JEWELRY AT CHICAGO LIBRARY. A practitioner of one of the world's oldest arts in exhibit- ing her work in the Art De- parcment of the Chicago Public Library, Oct. 3 30. Helen F. Newhard, recently retired from teaching "weaving and art in Milwaukee, now de- votes full time to creating jew- elry and enamels of many kinds. In the current show she is exhibiting numerous ex- amples of her work in both areas. For delivery FU 8-0886. ed the District 218 staff in 1957, when the Southwest Building opened its doors. He has guided the school in its steady growth from an en- rollment of 306, as of Novem- ber, 1958 to a present day en- rollment of 472. Richard Davis, 3007 Vermont, found this huge 8 pound mushroom in the woods west of Blue Island the other day. Ad- miring it at the Sun-Standard office is Sun-Standard ad taker Sally Zwiezyn. (Poloroid photo by Watland Brothers] Plan Civic Chorus For Blue Island The Blue Island Park district constantly anxious to provide activity for the public not only in the summer months but also in the winter is now consider- ing the development of a Civic chorus in Blue Island. Tryouts will be held Oct. 8 at p.m. at Memorial Park field house. Dorothy M. Proper, director of the Rock Island Lines "Rocket Chorus" and well known mezzo soprano will be in charge. Singers of every age level are desired. Blue Island is the historic home of the Lieder- kranz chorus and many from Blue Island sing in the Ridge and Beverly organizations. A donation of a piano for re- hearsals is also earnestly desir- ed. Further information on the coming chorus will be publish- ed in forthcoming issues. The park board consisting of James Anderson, president; Art Edlund, Ray Schwartz, Richard Andersen and Leonard Bartle are all back of this idea. Campus Clubs Choose Leaders Two of the student club groups at the Campus Building are getting an extra early start of their year's activities by hav- ing already chosen their stu- dent leaders. The Future Teachers' of Am- erica, under the sponsorship of Miss Rita Brake, Blue picked Dennis Haggard as their president. Dennis is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Glen Haggard. 12320 Vincennes. The veep for the group will be Linda Hemmer, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edward F. Hem- mer, 12443 S. 71st Ave., Palos Heights. Secretary will be Shar- on Aggen, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Render Aggen, 3708 W. 115th PI., Calumet Park. Treas- urer is Linda Kloptowsky, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jo- seph Klopowsky, 13635 S. Ci- cero, Crestwood, and Librarian is Patricia Daley, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James B. Daley, 14246 Kostner. Determined to start rolling for strikes and spares in an or- ganized way, the Girls' Bowling League has picked Shirley Jen- PATIENCE NECESSARY The Chicago Motor Club cau- tions drivers that rush hour sit- uations require extra patience and skill. The extra crowding sometimes forces motorists into quick decisions. Good drivers al- ways remain calm and courte- ous even under trying rush hour conditions. group's first year of activities which will be conducted from a center opening September 1 in Washington, B.C. ner as its president. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rus- sell Jenner, 2532 Prairie'. Vice president is Sharon Johnson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Stewart Johnson, 11228 S. Lawler, Worth. So detailed is the keeping of this g r o u p' s bowling scores that two secre- taries were chosen: Jackie But- tron, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Buttron, 12224 Mozart, and Diane Davis, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Davis, 3202 McBreen, Robbins. Group treas- urer is Kim Harvey, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Harvey, 11915 Harding. The faculty sponsor is Miss Nancy Cunning- ham, physical education teacher, Chicago. Legion Post Installation Is Sept. 21 The Blue Island American Le- gion Post No. 50 is, having their annual installation of officers on Sept. 21, 1963 at p.m. The following officers will will be installed: Louis Kreis, Commander; Rollin Van Vuren, Sr. Vice Commander; Alvin Steffen. Junior Vice Comman- der; John Dizel, Finance Offi- cer; Paul Talley, Chaplain; Hen- ry Carlson, Service Officer; Kenneth Seyl, Historian; Wil- liam Glawe, Adjutant; Almond Poutrie, Assistant Adjutant. There will be refreshments served after the installation and dancing by the Sundowners, Relatives and friends are invit- ed to attend. 77 TH ANNIVERSARY SALE LAST 3 DAYS Its A Honey Of A Sale Sale Items In All Departments Come In And Celebrate Our Anniversary Top Quality Merchandise At Also Check Our Catalogue LOW LOW Anniversary Prices Anniversary Specials Store Open 5 Nights To 9 P.M. Sat. To NO MONEY DOWN Satisfaction Guaranteed Or Your Money Back Visit Our Convenience Center Pay All Your Utility Bills, Also Money Orders Sears Roebuck and Co. BLUE ISLAND STORE 13103 Western FU 5-5900 Free Parking After On Streets IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT OLDSMOBILE DIVISION OF GENERAL MOTORS IS SPONSORING A FREE SERVICE CLINIC AT STEELE HOPF OLDSMOBILE SEPT. 19th 20th 21st 4 P.M. UNTIL 9 P.M. THURS. and FRI. SATURDAY 8 A.M. TILL 4 P.M. 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