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   Austin News, The (Newspaper) - October 30, 1968, Chicago, Illinois                                Native Sons Seek High Posts WILLIAM CLARK EDWARD HANRAHAN In addition to local candi- dates who are seeking office in the area's congressional and west Side has six native sons who are candidates for nation- al, county and circuit court seals in the Nov. 5 general elec- tion. Foremost, of course, is Wil- liam G. Clark, 5258 Van Buren, member of a long-time Austin family who is the Democratic candidate for U.S. senator. Clark, who stepped down as Illinois attorney general to seek the senate seat, is oppos- ing incumbent Everett M. Dirksen. A former federal prosecutor, Edward V. Hanrahan, 1830 N. Nagle, is busy winding up his campaign for Cook county state's Like Clark, Hanrahan is a Democrat. Judge F. Emmett Morrissey, also a area resident who lives at 239 N. Waller, is seeking reelection as judge of the circuit court. Three West-Northwest Sid- ers are candidates to fifl cir- cuit court vacancies. B. Garippo, 1626 N. Nashville, first assistant state's attor- ney, is the Democratic candi- date to fill the vacancy creat- ed by the resignation of Judge Louis W. Kizas. Two other area residents are vieing for the circuit court seat created by the death of Judge Cornelius J. Harrington. They are Republican Edward L. Stepnowski, 1541 N. Leclaire, and Robert J. Collins, Demo- crat, 4847 George. LOUIS B. GARIPPO EDWARD STEPNOWSKI EMMETT MORRISSEY Fire Hero Community Publications news carrier, Hubert Morales, 14, 1641 N. Mozart, credited with saving the lives of 15 residents of a burning building at 1739 N. Fairfield, receives heartfelt thanks of tenant, Mrs. Stanley Tamaski, (center) mother of eight child- ren and Mrs. Robert Lobianco, shown with infant son, Daniel, youngest of three Lobianca children. Hubert roused sleeping members of the two families when he saw flames shooting out of the attic of the two-story frame structure early last Wednes- day morning while on his newspaper delivery route. The three are pictured hi the fire-damaged second floor apartment occu- pied by the Tamaskis. See story on page 17. Ot) Willing Willie Chicago's Oldest Neighborhood Answer Man Headers are invited to send questions on civic problems that need to be tackled to Willing Willie, Community Publications, 4906 W. Chicago ave., Chicago, Illi, 60651y I've been looking for months for an apartment. I can't find one. Of course there are many apartments but even landlords with six rooms to rent want only two children. I have five children. Trying to find a landlord with an apartment to rent to a family with five children is like "looking for a needle in a hay stack." The city keeps tearing down buildings leaving hundreds of families homeless and those with children can't find a decent apartment to live in D.P. It is a problem finding a building owner who will agree to rent to a family with five children and Willie sympathizes with your plight. So does the Organization for a Better Austin which will try to help you in your search for a place to live. Please call the OBA's housing referral service, 261-8343 week- day afternoons and tell them your problem and what you need in the way of housing. They will do all they can to help. Since you published an item in your column several weeks ago about how to get bulk trash picked up by the 37th ward yard we have had calls from wards all over the city, even from the far North and South Sides Will you please let your readers know that our offer was for 37th ward residents only. Thank Bob Constantine, 37th ward bureau of sanitation. SA Ml 4 J1 WC. gl.n-nl.4 Itntrn wish bulk trash pickup are asked to call the the bureau of sanitation office in their own wards. They find these listed in the phone book under "Chicago-City of-Streets and Sanitation Dept-Ward Yard offices." Although our home delivery by news carrier boys is limited to the West-North- west Side, we have hundreds of mail subscribers throughout the city, that's why you got those calls from other sections of Chicago, Bob. Thanks for responding so quickly to our plea that something be done about street lights on our corner which had not been operating for five months. Within days of my contacting you the burned out bulbs were replaced and we now have the much needed lights. They should call you -'Speedy E.B. Thanks. Willie, in turn, would like to commend the bureau of streets' department responsible for street light service. It was the department's quick response to our phoned-in com- plaint that enabled you to have lights just a few days after you wrote to Willing Willie. N-NW Side Candidates On Ballot Following Is a list of West- Northwest Side candidates and candidates who would serve the local communities who are seeking election in the Nov. 5 general election: William G. Clark, 5258 Van Buren, Democratic candidate for United States senator. Edward V. Hanrahan, 1830 N. tfagle, Democratic candidate for Cook county state's attor- ney. George P. Milonas, 5422 Washington, Socialist Labor party candidate for Illinois at- torney general. Daniel J. Ronan, 4928 Wash- ington, incumbent Democratic candidate for congressman from the 6th district. Gerald Dolezal, Cicero, Re- publican candidate for con- gressman from the 6th district Frank Annunzio, 400 E. Ran- dolph, incumbent Democratic candidate for congressman from the 7th district. .Thomas J. Lento, 747 S. West- ern, Republican candidate for congressman from the 7th dis- trict. Daniel D. Rostenkowski, 1372 Evergreen, incumbent Demo- cratic candidate for congress- man from the 8th district. Henry S. Kaplinski, 2420 N. Kedzie, Republican candidate for congressman from the 8th district. Kenneth W, Conrse, 3413 Ar- mitage, incumbent, and John F. Leon, 1811 N. Tripp, Democrat- ic candidates for state repre- sentative from the 14th district. Herbert F. Geisler, 3743 Ful- ierton, and Jacob John Wolf, 3905 N. Troy, incumbents and Republican candidates for state representatives from the 14th district. Bernard B. Wolfe, 6052 N. Lawndale, incumbent, and Thaddens S. Lechowicz, 5058 Al- geld, Democratic candidates for state representatives from the 15th district. Peter J. Miller, 1840 N. Ruth- erford, iHCumbent, and Roger P. McAnliffe, 3239 N. Linder, Republican candidates for state representatives from the 15th district. Edward J. Shaw, 2208 Walton, and Benedict Garmisa, 3303 Crystal, Democratic incum- bents for state representatives from the 17th district. Louis Janczak, 2107 N. West- ern, incumbent Republican can- didate for state representative from the 17th district. Robert F. McPartlin, 5251 Van Buren, and Lawrence Di- Prima, 624 N. Drake, Demo- cratic incumbents for state rep- resentatives from the 18th dis- trict. Bernard McDevitt, 21 N. Ma- son, incumbent Republican can- didate for state representative from the 18th district. John P. Touhy, 400 E. Ran- dolph, and Isaac Sims, 3100 Walnut, Democratic incumbents for state representatives from the 19th district. Louis F. Capuzi, 710 N. Rock- well, incumbent Republican candidate for state representa- tive from the 19th district. Frank C. Wolf, 4046 26th, and Otis G. Collins, 1626 S. Central Park, Democratic incumbents for state representatives from the 21st district. Lillian Karmazyn, 2245 S. Avers, Republican candidate for state representative from the 21st district. F. Emmett Morrissey, 239 N. Waller, candidate for reelection as judge the circuit court. Robert J. Collins, 4847 George, Democratic candidate for judge of the circuit court. Edward L. Stepnowski, 1541 N. Leclaire, Republican candi- date for judge of the circuit court. Louis B. Garippo, 1626 N. Nashville, Democratic candi- date for associate judge of the circuit court. THE AUSTIN NEWS Vol. 29 No. 34 4906 W. CHICAGO AVE. WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30, 1968 Mail u.50 At Newsstands We a copy 24 PAGES IN TWO SECTIONS Fights Loom in 3 National, State Districts in Area West-Northwest Side voters will go to the polls next Tues- day (Nov. 5) to select the men who will represent them at the national, state and county lev- els. They will also cast votes for judges of the circuit court and the "Con-Con" and banking is- sues on special Locally, voters wfll select their U.S. representatives in. three congressional districts (6th, 7th and 8th) and state representatives from six Illi- nois general assembly dis- tricts (14th, 15ft, 17th, 18th, 19th and However, in only five of the districts are there contests. There are opposing candi- dates in the three congressional races and in two of the state representative districts, the 14th and 15EB7 se- lect three general assembly- men. In the other four state districts, candidates are unop- posed. In the 6th congressional dis- trict, Daniel J. Ronan, 4928 Washington, is seeking his third term in congress. A Democrat and former 30th ward alder- man, Cong. Ronan is opposed by Republican Gerald Dolezal of Cicero. Incumbent Frank Annunzio, also a Democrat, is facing the challenge of GOP candidate Thomas J. Lento in his bid for reelection from the 7th congres- sional area. The third West-Northwest Side battle for a seat in the U.S. house of representatives pits indumbent Daniel D. Ros- tenkowski, 1372 Evergreen, a Democrat, against Henry S. Kaplinski, 2420 N. Kedzie, the GOP hopeful. In the 14th and 15th state gen- eral assembly districts, there are two Democrats and two Re- publicans each seeking the three seats alloted to the dis- tricts. On the 14th district ballot are Democrats Kenneth W. Course, 3413 Armitage, one of the in- cumbents, and John F. Leon, 1811 N. Tripp, and GOP incum- bents Herbert F. Geisler, 3743 Fullerton, and Jacob John Wolf, 3905 N. Troy. It is assured (hat at least one new face will attend the next session of the Illinois general assembly from the 15th district where there are only two in- cumbents vieing for the three seats. Seeking reelection are Democrat Bernard B. Wolfe, 6052 N. Lawndale, and Republi- can Peter J. Miller, 1840 N. Rutherford. The other two can- didates are Thaddeus S. Le- chowicz, 5058 Algeld, a Demo- crat, and Roger P. McAuliffe, 3239 N. Linder, Republican. In the other four area dis- tricts, there are no contests except for possible write-ins. On the baHot in the 17th dis- trict are Democrats Edward J. Shaw, 2208 Walton, and Bene- dict Garmisa, 3303 Crystal, and the OOP's-Louis Janczak, 2107 N. Western. The 18th district lists Robert F. McParflin, 5251 Van Buren, and Lawrence DiPrima, 624 N. Drake, both Democrats, and Republican Bernard McDevitt, 21 N. Mason. John Touhy, 400 E. Ran- dolph, fellow Democrat Isaac Sims, 3100 Walnut, and Republi- can, Louis F. Capuzi, 710 N. Rockwell, are on the 19th dis- trict ballot while in the 21st it is Frank C. Wolf, 4046 26th, and Otis G. Collins, 1626 S. Central Park, both Democrats, and Re- publican Lillian Karmazyn, 2245 S. Avers. All but Mrs. Karma- zyn are incumbents seeking re- election. One other race involving strictly West-Northwest Sid- ers is the contest between Re- publican Edward L. Step- nowski, 1541 N. Leclaire, and Robert J. Collins, 4847 George, a Democrat, who are seeking the circuit court judgeship created by the death of Judge Cornelius J. Harrington. Also on the circuit court bal- lot, Judge F. Emmett Morris- sey, 239 N. Waller, is seeking reelection and Louis B. Garip- po, 1626 N. Nashvile, is the Democratic candidate for asso- ciate judge to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Judge Louis W. Kizas. VILLACE OF STICKNEY 5 Goblins to Rove Area Tomorrow If there is a youngster from pre-school to teen age in the northwest area of Chicago who doesn't have a gala Halloween, it's got to be because he just doesn't go for hobnobbin' with a goblin. Thanks to the Chicago Ps.rk District, there will be "trick or- treat" programs in nearly every playground in the com- munity and the entertainment will be so comprehensive and so varied that before the eve- ning is over no one will be cer- tain which is witch. Fun, excitement, and mate- rial rewards are in store for all who participate in the goings-on, and of course there will be costume judging with worthwhile prizes for winners in all the categories. Age groups and originality will be the criteria in the costume judging. As befits the occasion, friend- ly spooks will be the order of the day and their antics will serve as a background for the stunts of the partygoers them- selves. It would be hard to pre- dict what will be the most pop- ular diversion but apple-bob- bing is certain to be near the top of the list. M Weather will not be a factor. Supervisors at the various play- grounds have assured us that if w6b prcVaiiS me ities will move mdoois. In many instances, "weather or some of the activities will be divided between the out-of- doors and indoors. The staffs of the playgrounds have specified in a general way how the holiday will be spent and it is a pleasure to list their planned activities. Here they are: AMUNDSEN, 6100 Bloom- ingdale, will entertain the "small fry" in the afternoon after school with characteris- tic fun such as a costume pa- rade, costume judging, and the awarding of prizes. There will be games and refresh- ments. An evening party for the older juveniles will follow a similar routine with a few more sophisticated activities. BLACKHAWK, 2318 N. La (Continued on Page 16) r n TI Vote District Maps Maps show U.S. congressional and state representative dis- tricts on West-Northwest Side where voters Nov. 5 will select the men who will represent them in Washington and Spring- field. Top map outlines areas covered in the 6th, 7th and 8th congressional districts while bottom map shows 14th, 15th, 17th, 18th, 19th and 21st state districts. In each case, larger figures denote district and smaller numerals locate the wards which lie within district boundaries. Hold Services For Mother Of CP Ad Manager Funeral services were held last Saturday at Ahlgrim Fu- neral home chapel, 5701 Divi- sion, for Mrs. Azelia Morrison. Mrs. Morrison, a long time Austin area resident, was the mother of Mrs. Ralph (Norma) Erickson who is classified ad- vertising department manager for Community Publications. Mrs. Morrison, who was born in France and came to this country at the age of three, died Oct. 24 at the age of 87. In addition to Mrs. Erickson, she is survived fay another daughter, Edna Quering; a sis- ter, Elda Khng, six grandchil- dren and 12 great grandchil- dren. 1 Mrs. Morrison, who resided with Mrs- Erickson and had lived m Austin for more than 25 years, was a retired employe I nf O.. i tion. Phone Service Will Aid Voters Nonpartisan election informa- tion will be provided by the League of Women Voters of Chicago through their telephone Election Information center. By dialing 332-0001 and 332- 0002 Chicago residents can re- ceive nonpartisan answers on all questions dealing vvith the election, the issues and the can- didates. The center will operate from S a.m. to 7 p.m. on weekdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on election day, Nov 5. Interment was at Archer Woods cemetery. Austin Town Hall Now Organizing Cage Leagues Austin Town Hall, 5610 Lake, is holding a meeting tonight (Wednesday) Oct. 30, for all prospective Intermediate and Senior basketball teams. The meeting will start at p.m. Further information regard- ing the leagues may be ob- tained by contacting park su- pervisor Ed Crist or physical instructor Tom Tanke at the Austin Town Hall   

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