Get 1 more page view just for clicking
to like us on Facebook
Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - January 28, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Tito Cedar Rapids Gazelle: Mou., Jan. 28, 1974 Senafe Studies Teaching Of Handicapped Children ByValG.Corley DES MOINES school signed roperty manager. Watkins Resident George Smith Dies WATKINS A retired Wat- kins farmer and carpenter George H. Smith, 82, died Sun- day in a Cedar Rapids hospital following a long illness. He was born July near Norway. Surviving are his wife, Kate, whom he married Jan. 21, 1913, at Norway; eight children, Hu- bert of Sacramento, Claif., Mar- garet Ferris of League City, Texas, Colette Gerling of Media- polis, George, jr., and Paul ol Cedar Rapids, Edward of Nor- way, Rose Bratton of Burlington and Velma Gavin of El Paso; Texas; 26 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; one brother, Mineard of Watkins; two sisters, Elizabeth Etscheidl and Cleo Smith, both of Wat- kins, and one stepsister. There- sa Wilson, Brownsville, Texas. Services: Tuesday at 10 St. Patrick's Catholic church. The Rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Monday at the George Brosh residence, Norway. Second Young Tria I Ends In Hung Jury IOWA CITY For the second me, a Johnson county district ourt jury was unable to reach verdict in the case of a Cedar Rapids man charged with rape. James Alan Young, 20, was larged in connection with the ape of a Coralville woman on Jay 28. The woman reportedly was aducted at gunpoint from a oralville laundromat and driv- n to a camping area in West owa City where the alleged in- ident occurred. Young was ar- ested May 31 at his home in edar Rapids. Young's first trial, which nded Dec. 2, resulted in a hung ury. Preliminary indications are mt the county attorney will not efile charges in the case. Mechanicsville Protests Cut in Revenue Sharing MECHANICSVILLE The city council last Friday turned over to the city attorney infor- mation dealing With the city's per quarter cut in reve- nue sharing.. The action came after Mayor Tom Railsback read letters from both the federal office of revenue sharing and the Cedar county auditor. The auditor said that all re- ports had been sent to the feder- al office well before the dead- line. However, the government maintains that the cut will be made because a report was not received in time. The council also took under advisement the possibility of a new city shed to house city equipment and a workshop. A presentation on building ideas was made by West Liberty Builders. REAL ESTATE LICENSE and FUNDAMENTALS Nofronallx recognized ai THE quality theoty and practice Pro- Uceme School conducted by outstanding career profoiiionali and noted for the success of Ihousands of graduate! over the past 6 yeori. For more information! ...__ CALL AL CARR 366-6361 HALL INSTITUTE Sponsored by Fred J. Gibson, Realtors Start! Wednesday, Jan. 30-9 p.m. Town House Motor Inn Cedar Iowa WCD3T Washer DCD3T Dryer Frigidaire Green Stamp Offer: 3600 Green Stamps each; 7200 with the pair. For big family washing. This Frigidaire Custom Deluxe washer handles .1 piece to 18 pounds, delicates to denims, including knits. Deep- cleaning, gentle action, with Permanent Press, Regular, and Soak cycles. 4 Water Temperature combinations; 3 agitate-spin speed combinations. The Flowing Heat Dryer handles up to 18 pounds with "Sorting Fingers" to separate tumbling clothes. Permanent Press care is automatic. 419 95 Buy pair now, get 7200 Green Stamps Free! Frigidaire_____ Green Stamp Offer 9lh WdV, 330 rjaiisj-wcw aMoMllFi DCD1T. I ocboir.DujT DIAQ1T Orrtn chtck ipprvprliu bei Don't wait! Limited time offer. Void where prohibited. Open Monday and Thursday Nights 'til 9 Men's Open All Day Saturday 1062ndAve.S.W. West End of Cj Second Avenuo Bridge
Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!
Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 145+ million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.
Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!
24 hours a day Monday-Saturday
Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!
"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.
"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.
"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.