Cedar Rapids Gazette, May 26, 1974, Page 9

Cedar Rapids Gazette

May 26, 1974

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - May 26, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa It's Your Business! Meetings this week of public, teas-spending agencies Monday Government offices closed for Memorial day. Tuesday a.m. Cedar Rapids city council, llegular meeting. Fourth floor council chambers, city hall. 9 a.m. Ijnn board of review. County assessor's office, basement, courthouse. 10 a.m. Linn supervisors. Open .session. Room 103, courthouse. Noon Linn supervisors will meet with the health center board of directors. level conference room, Linn Health center, 400 Third avenue SE. p.nr. mental health advisory hoard. Regular meeting. Lower level conference room, Linn I Health center. p.m. Cedar Kapids plats committee. Sixth floor conference room, city hall. p.m. Hiawatha water board of trustees. Keg- ular meeting. Council room, Hiawatha city hall. 8 p.m. College Community board of education, i Regular meeting. Prairie high school library. 8 Hiawatha library board. Regular meeting. Hiawatha library. 1 Wednesday 9 a.m. Cedar Rapids city council. Regular mect- 1 ing. Fourth floor council chambers, city hall. Thursday a.m. Technical advisory committee of the i regional planning commission. Fourth floor council i chambers, city hall. p.m. Linn supervisors. Meeting on emergency planning for Linn county. Room 103, courthouse. p.m. Environmental review committee. Civil defense training room, basement, city hall. p.m. Linn-Mar board of education. Special meeting. Central administration office. Friday 9 a.m. Linn board of review. County assessor's of- fice, basement, city hall. 11 a.m. Urban renewal board. Sixth floor confer- ence room, city hall. Robert Hayes Earns Eagle Robert Hayes, 14, son of Mr. and Mrs. William C. Hayes, 370 Eastland drive SE, will 'receive the Eagle Scout award during a troop 9 court of honor Friday at 7 p.m. in the cafeteria of Erskine school. He joined the Scouts in Sep- tember, 1970. He is a member of the Order of the 'Arrow. He attended Camp Wakonda last summer. ;His service project was to check the conditions of street signs 'and lights and report them to the traffic engineering de- partment. He 5s in ninth grade at Franklin junior high school. He is active in the band, stage band and 'orchestra. Robert Hayes 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 dearly 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, Jowa, 52406. Names and addresses must be included because readers who can help will send answers directly to the questioner. Dear Genie, Would like to contact descendants of John Cox who oper- ated the old Twin Towers Cafe that was located on Johnson avenue NW, Cedar Rapids, in the 1930s or 1940s. Believed to have been a cousin of the late L. B. "Pop" Miller. Family history purposes. Mrs. H. R. Wennermark, 746 Old Marion road NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52402. Seek information about my grandfather, Frank C. John- son, and his wife, Olga Parrel. Four sons: Ross, deceased; Maurice, Cedar Rapids; Ernest, Corydon; and Donald, de- ceased. Arthur T. Johnson, Box 156, Walker, Iowa 52352. Desire connections to the Rev. William Henry and Su- sanne Mateer Farson from Dover, Del., to (Winterset and Greenfield area. One daughter, Mary, related to Hiatt, dis- coverer of Delicious apple. Others married Daniel I. fspen- cer, Mr. Rollins; Isons Vaughn and Henry, a doctor at Lati- ens, Iowa. D. R. Spencer, 722 E. street S., Newton, Iowa 50208. Seek information concerning parents, brothers and sis- ters of my great-grandparcnls, Nancy Jane Biggs and Lewis Smith Kennedy who lived in Warren county, Iowa, after their marriage circa 1856. He was born in Washington county, Pa., 1837, but where and when was she horn? Mrs. R. L. Mayes, 410 North First street, Greenfield. Iowa 50849. Andrew Jackson Baty, horn April died Feb. Married March 18, 1889, to Alida Jane Fisher. Who were his parents and where did they come from? Eric Frashcr, Cog- gon, Iowa 52218. Desire information on DcWilt Clinlon Chapman, born Feu. 12, 1826, in Ohio and died March 12, 1912, in Primghar, O'Brien county, Iowa. He married Elizabeth Kennedy. Need data on Elizabeth nml her parents, Edward and Ruth Pack- er Kennedy. Mrs. Charles A. Russell, Queens Summit drive, West Covina, Calif., 91790. See Home Pool Boom if Beach Is Out of Reach This could be the summer of Jic backyard swimming pool. Inflation and gasoline shorl- igcs nro washing many vnca- ion plans down the drain. So 1 a trip to Ihe beach is out of ;cach, more Americans than cvor are expected to get in llio swim in new backyard pools. There, already is n swimming pool dug In one out of every 50 American backyards, Ihu Na- tional Geographic Sncicly says, and 1974 should be the fotirtl' straight record-breaking ycai for new pools. According to Hie Naliona Swimming Pool Institute 01 Washington, D.C., Americans probably will install in ground swimming pools, In 1974 plus another above' pools, which look lilu round, open Iniiks. DHIVU SAFELY The Cedar Kapids Gazette: Sun.. May 20, 1974 Sunday Monday Specials _5JL Sunday 12 to 5 Monday TO to 4 All Sales end Monday 4 P.M. 20% off Women's and Girls' Swimwear For Women Reg. to Sale 11.20 to 13.60 Choose from our entire stock of women's swimsuits, Reg. and up. One, two, even three piece styles in the splashiest prints and colors to be found at sea. Easy-care fabrics. Misses, junior and queen sizes. j For Girls Reg. to Sale 2.40 to 6.40 Save on all our girls' swimsuits. One piece stretch tank styles to pretty little bikinis in her favorite colors and patterns. All at big savings. Sizes 3 to 6X, 7 to 14. 20% off All Men's and Boys' Swimwear Men's Reg. 3.98 4.98 5.98 6.98 every multi speed bike Men's 10 speed, Reg. 79.98, Sale 71.88 Save 8.10 Women's Reg. 79.98, Sale 71.88 Save 8.10 Men's 10- speed, Reg. 89.98, Sale 78.88 Save 11.10 Women's 3-speed, Reg. 67.99, Sale 61.88 Save 6.11 Men's 5-speed, Reg. 79.99, Sale 71.88 Save 8.11 Men's Reg. 84.98, Sale 74.88 Save 10.10 Men's 10-speed, Reg. 99.99, Sale 85.88 Save 14.11 In Carton Prices _. i Assembly Bicycle Sales-Service at JCPenney Patio Shop, Corner 2nd Ave. 5th St. S.E: 20% off Men's Walk Shorts Reg. 3.98 4.99 5.98 6.98 Sale 3.18 3.99 4.78 5.58 Save 804 1.20 1.40 20% off Boys' Jeans Jeans for school-age boys. Polyester- cotton denim in solid colors. Sizes Reg. 4.49 Husky 4.98 Pre School 3.79 Sale 3.59 3.98 3.03 Save 904 764 REDWOOD FURNITURE SALE Sale'67 Sale'40 Reg. Redwood tete-a-tete ReS- Our deluxe 3 pc. outdoor furniture. sawbuck set. Table is 70' Lx With two wheels for easy Benches are moving. Merchandise is 1" unassembled. Unassembled. Redwood Chair, Reg. Sale .............Save Redwood Chaise, Reg. Sale ..........Save 2 Redwood End Benches, Reg. 11.50, Sale 1.50 20% off all tank tops for men hoys Men's Reg. 2.69 2.98 3.95 4.49 Sale 2.15 2.38 3.16 3.59 Boys Reg. Sale 3.49 2.79 3.95 3.16 2.49 1.90 20% off Women's Tank Tops and Halters Reg. 3.50 to Sale 2.80 to 4.80 Choose stripes, prints and solids, all in easy-care fabrics, too. Junior and misses sizes. 20% off Women's Shorts Reg. to 5.50 Sole 3.20 to 4.40 For Women Jamaicas, cuffed shorts and juniors in low buy cut styles. Grill and Mower Sales Save Reg. 119.99 Sale 99.99 JCPsnney HP cast aluminum, mower with 22" deck. Adjustable height of cut. Controls on handle. Sale 9.99 Reg. 13.99 Floor model hibachi has same features as table top model, but measures high. Jeans and Casual Slacks Reg. 7.98 8.98 9.98 Sale 6.38 7.18 7.98 8.80 Save 1.60 1.80 2.20 Boys' Shirt Special Crewneck Style Short Sleeve 1.99 20% off Ail Girl's Shorts and Tops Charge it at JCPenney Main Store, 709 Second St. S.E. and JCPenney PaHo Shop, Corner 2nd Ave. and 5fh St. S.E. Open Sunday 12 to 5 and Monday Memorial Day 10 to 4 ;