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   Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - March 10, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa                                TOA The Rapids Gazette; Sun.. Mar. 10. 1974 Democratic Caucuses Monday at 7 in Linn Democratic precinct caucus will be held in every Lin county precinct Monday at p.m. Anita Terpstra, chairperso said that the 7 p.m. startin lime is applicable only in Linn county. Democratic caucuses all other Jowa counties been called for 8 p.m. Anyone who will be 18 year old by Nov. 5, and is otherwis eligible to vote in the genera election Nov. 5; resides withi precinct boundaries, and is wil ing to sign a declaration of sup port of the goals of the Demo cratic party may participate a a voting member of the caucus. Young persons (15 to 18) ma; attend and participate in discus sion but they cannot vote. low. law prohibits anyone who is no an eligible elector from voting in a party caucus. Each caucus attendee will be polled on issues priorities. Results of the poll will be used to guide Linn county Demo- crats in platform formulation. Delegates to the county con vention and members of the convention committees will be chosen by the caucus partici- pants. Each precinct will also elect two committeepersons who will represent their pre- cinct on the Linn county Demo- cratic Central committee. Persons needing further infor- mation may call Democratic headquarters, 365-9471. Cedar Rapids 1 Prairie elementary school; 2 All Saints school cafeteria; 3 Monroe school; 4 Erskirie school, room 100; 5 Grant Wood school library; 6 Tyler school; 7 Immaculate Concep- tion 8 John- son school; 9 Polk school cafe- teria; 10 Garfield schbol cafeteria; 11 Arthur school; 12 Franklin junior high, room 300; 13 Washington high school room 118; 14 Grant school art room; 15 Wilson junor high school room 105; :-16 Van Buren school .media center; 17. Hoover school room 107; 18 Coolidge 19 Taft junior high school room 416; 20 Cleveland school room 106; 21 Lincoln school room 201; 22 Hayes school; 23 Dale Peyton residence, 1207 Second street SW; 24 Roosevelt junior high school room 234; 25 Ma- dison school room 102: 26 Har- rison school; 27 Ellis YMCA lounge; 28 public library audi- torium; 29 Adams school; 30 Water Works, rear entry; 31 Eisenhower school; 32 larding junior high school; 33 Kenwood school, rear entry; 34 Kennedy high school, room 209- 210; 35 Pierce school cafete- ria; 36 Nixon school media room; Bertram Communitj center; Boulder Prairieburg ire station; ligh school; Clinton Jeorge O'Connell, route 1, Cedar Rapids; College Home f Ernest Vlasek, route 2, Cedar Rapids; Fairfax Legion hall, Fair- ax; Fayctte Palo school; Franklin City library, Lis- on; Franklin Mt. Vernon igh school, Mt. Vernon; Grant Junior Anderson residence. Walker; Jackson Daisy .shby residence, Second street, o g g o n Linn Tom .rmstrong residence, route 2, It. Vernon; Maine Central ity school lunchroom; Marion Linn-Mar junior igh school Music room; larion -Squaw Creek tarry elementary school; lonroe Hiawatha City hall o u n c i 1 room, Hiawatha; lonroe Robins Midway re station; Otter Creek ixie Boyce, route 1, Alburnett; utnam T K Sales Corp. fice, Ely; Spring Grave 'alt Simon, rural Troy Mills; 'ashington Tom Neenan, 21 Central avenue, Center oint. Marion 1-1, police station; 1-2, arry school room 115; 2 1, merson school room 217; 2-2, ilkins school room 26; 3 1, ernon junior high school om 110; 3 2, .Washington ele- entary school room 38; 4 1, ty hall council room; 4 2, vlng school gym. PLUS A NEW PATTERN "PIERRE" Stainless Flatware by Supreme Dear Genie: Editor's Note: "Dear Genie" is prepared under the auspices of the Linn County Heritage society. Questions should have an Iowa connection, must be kept to a 50- word limit and clearly printed or typed. They will be published on a space-available basis. They should be sent directly to Dear Genie, P.O. Box 175, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52406. Names and addresses must be included because readers who can help will send answers directly to the questioner. Dear Genie, Desire correspondence with descendants of Lucy Gillis Usher who was born 1876, died 1944. Would like to know Lucy's parents' names and when they were born. Believe father's name was A. Gillis from Pennsylvania who settled in Linn county. Mrs. Leland Blanchard, 204 Eighth avenue, Charles City, Iowa, 50616. Need information on my great-grandparents, Joseph and Mary Knepper Strang, who settled in Jones county about 1890. They had 13 children, including my grandfather, Aloyius Anton Strang. Any help on these appreciated. Alan Strang, RR 2, Coggon, Iowa, 52218. Am seeking data on all branches of the Soehren family. All Iowa branches are descended from Henning and Anna Mar- garetha Bruhn Soehren of Buffalo, Scott county, Iowa, after 1854. Known residents of Clay, Cedar, Benton and Muscatine counties. Janet K. Pease, 10310 West 62nd PI. 102, Arvada, Colo., 80004. Desire information on Henry Young Chapman, born Oct. 14, 1832, Ohio. Died December, 1921, buried Selinsgrove, Pa. He married Louisa Crider, born 1836 in Iowa and died 1890 in Iowa. Their children: Asenath Zella, Buenavista, Clara Carrie Elecla, Edith A., Minna M., and William Henry. Mrs. Charles A. Russell, 1445 Queens Summit drive, West Covina, Cajif., 91790. I am inquiring about James Starns who came from Foun- tain county, Indiana, to Wapello county, Iowa, being among the original settlers of that county. Lived in Iowa until 1856 then moved to Kansas. Wife, Matilda Ware, born May where? Children: Francis M. Finn, Boryl, Milton Jamison, Martha and Eliza. Linda Starns Tate, 6621 Garnett drive, Shawnee, Kan., 66203. Would like data on these ancestors: Wendell Richardson, born Oct. wife Amelia Griess, born Jan. Their son, Elmer Richardson, born March 31, 1904, wife Dorothy Carr, born May 31, 1906. They settled in Delaware county. Pam Richardson, RR 1, Coggon, Iowa, 52218. Learn more about an exciting and rapidly- yrowiny approach to elementary education Thurs. MAR. 14 PM I.G.E. Individually Guided Education Multi-age grouping teaming non-graded systems reading continuous progress. NIXON SCHOOL-ZOO NorUiwood Drive, Hiawatha PUBLIC INVITED blooming dozens of bargains to brighten your home Sango China Place Setting Sale! 5-piccc Place Selling, rcg. 10.95 50 pc. service for 8 plus a 4 pc. hostess sel Save more than Here is an exceptional opportunity for you to buy beautiful stainless flatware at remarkable savings! Sets include 8 each: knife, fork, salad fork, soup spoon, teaspoon plus 2 serving pieces. Choose from the three pattejns shown or a traditional pattern not shown. ARMSTRONG GIFTS CHINA-FOURTH FLOOR Four magnificent patterns on sale just in tSme for special gifts or to brighten up your own taible. Choose from "Mayflower" or "White Shop this week and save! also save Vi on mulching serving pieces j reg. SALE Soup....................... 3.60 2.4O Fruit....................... 2.50 1.67 7.00 4.67 9.50 6.33 Oval vegetable..............11.00 7.33 14" Plotter................. 15.00 1O.OO Sauceboat.................. 13.50 9.0O ARMSTRONG. GIFTS AND CHINA-FOURTH FLOOR -Sale! 'New Spring Fabrics Sportswear Prints and Solid Colors regularly 2.29 77. New spring sportswear prints and solids in assorted colors. Buy now and save on spring and sum- mer sportswear. 45" width. India Prints regularly S3 Colorful India prints for Spring. Choose from a good selection of colors and prints. 45" width. Polyester Knits regularly 5.98 to 6.98, now 88 Fine polyester knits in choice of many patterns and colors some solid colors; all beauti- fully machine wash dryable. 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Winner of the second prize was Richard Carver, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ron Carver, Center 'oint. Susan Kidd, daughter of Norma Kidd of Center Point, won the third prize. An award of for fourth ilace went to Jim Zach, son of tfr. and Mrs. Adolph Zach of Sly. Julie Wachal, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard D. Wa- chal, 3105 Twenty-ninth received honorable men- tion. The teachers for those stu- dents receiving recognition are Charles Boquist of Marion, Rob- ert Dillon of Center Point and Frank Young of Prairie high school. The prizes are applicable on the five-day bus tour to New York aiid the United Nations, which leaves Cedar Rapids on June 1, under the sponsorship of the local chapter of the United Nations Assn. The students and their teachers will receive spe- cial recognition at the annual meeting of the chapter in May. Melvina Svec, contest chair- man, was assisted by a panel of judges which included: Mrs. John R. Battin, Mrs. V. L. Spohn, Mrs. W. R. Haworth, Elizabeth Bender and Marvel Foster. !lt's Your Business! Meetings this week of public, tax-spending agencies Monday Health center board of directors. Regular meeting. Lower level conference room, Linn Health center, 400 Third avenue SE. 2 Rapids water works board of directors Regular meeting. Mayor's office, city hall. 3 30 p m supervisors Informal meeting Room 103, courthouse 7 30 p m -Cedai Rapids Community school district board. Board room, Educational Service center 346 Second avenue SW. Tuesday j 8 30 a m Rapids city council Regular meet- ing Fourth floor council chambers, city hall 10 a supervisors Open session Room 103 S courthouse j 10-30 a m Rapids airport commission Reg- ular meeting Room 202, west meeting room. Cedar Rapids airport 12 30 p m -Linn mental health advisory board Reg- ular meeting Health center building, room L3 4pm hoc committee on alcoholism Regular t meeting Lower level conference room, Linn Health center 7 30 p m planning and zoning commission f Regular meeting Council chambers city hall, Marion 8 p Community board of education Reg- ular meeting Prairie high school libiary i Wednesday Sam Rapids city council Regular meet- ing Fourth floor council chambers, city hall 11 30 am review panel Regular meet- ing. Lower level conference room, Linn Health center. 4pm planning commission housing and community development committee Fourth floor coun- cilchambeis, city hall Health council board of directors. Regular meeting.: Oakdale hospital conference' room! Thursday 4 Community college board of di rectors Regulai meeting Linn hall board room 5pm park board Regular meeting Marion city hall 7 30 p m Linn-Mar Community board Regular meeting Central admmistiation building 7-30 p m County Municipalities Assn Regular s meeting and topic "The Impact of the Duane Arnold Nuclear Energy Centet on Linn Palo school house. Friday t 11 Rapids urban renewal board. Sixth floor conference room, city hall. Artist Rolls Along After Discarding Paint Brushes NEW YORK ears ago, artist Max Gimblett 'as shopping for some paint hen he eyed a roller. He bought it, tried it out, liked and laid aside his brushes. Since then, he's used only oilers and they keep getting igger and bigger. "I stayed with the standard ine-inch ones for imblett, 38, said in his Broad- ay studio recently. "Then I ent to 18 inches, and DOW stay relty much with the big ones." He lifted the biggest 37 hches wide, attached to a metal frame that reaches to his shoulders. When your painting tool is a 7-inch-wide roller, of course the cst of the gear has to match, lie trough is two-and-one-half et high and 10 feet wide, imblett pours gallons of into any one of its three com- partments, dips in the roller, and goes to work on a canvas seven feet wide and seven to 10 feet high, spread out over the easel, 10 feet wide and 16 feet high, on the floor. "You can get a very, very sensitive touch with this the cigar-smoking artist said. "I work in gestures of the fingers, the wist, the shoulder, even the total body." The results are finely edged swirls of color, predominantly red, that seem lo burst upon the viewer. 20 YEARS AGO Linn County Treasurer Frank F. Bates announced his candidacy for renomination and re-election paint on the Republican ticket. WILLY'S SPECIAL OF THE WEEK HANGING PLANTER FILLED WITH LIVING, VERDANT GREEN PLANTS 50 5 m W111V S floral designs 3501 FinST AVE, S.E.-DEMVEUY SERVICE 363-2875 Now Hours! Open Monday Ihrounh Saturday's lo t   

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