Cedar Rapids Gazette, June 24, 1974, Page 7

Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette June 24, 1974

Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - June 24, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Mama IYew Past-60 Group Sets Bus Trip Members of Marion’s Past-60 group will take a one-day bus trip to Moline, Rock Island and Davenport Wednesday. After leaving the First United Methodist church at 7:30 a m., the group will stop at the main office of John Deere and Co. in Moline. After dinner at the Rock Island arsenal, they will tour the arsenal and the war museum. The next stop will be the art gallery and museum and the zoo at Fejervary park in Davenport. The group will eat in Davenport and return to Marion around 8 p.m. Reservations will be limited and must be made at the office of the First United Methodist church. * * * Set Happening — A “Story Book Happening” in the children’s reading room in the public library will be held at various times throughout the summer. The happenings are designed for school aged children. However, children of all ages are invited to attend. The date and time of the next happening will be posted on the sign in the children’s room. The next happening is Thursday at 10:30 a.m. * * * Visitors—Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Pugh of St. Petersburg, Fla., were recent visitors in Marion. Pugh was principal of Marion Independent high school from 1929 to 1938. The Pughs spent one day in Marion enroute to Vancouver and California. YMCA — Tuesday’s activity schedule at the Marion YMCA is: Non-aquatic — trampoline 9 a.m., youth tennis 9, Sometimes for Fun IO, baseball IO, preschool gymnastics 10:30, adult open gym noon and 4 p.rn baseball I, girls’ basketball I, boys’ basketball 2:30, 3 on 3 basketball 7, karate 7; pool youth lessons 9 a m. and I p.m., adult swim noon, youth recreational swim 4, swim team 5, adult open swim 6:30, family swim 7:30. *    *    * Kiwanis — Hiawatha Trails Kiwanis club will hold a breakfast meeting Tuesday at 6:55 a.m. at Sambo’s. Will Ogle has the program. ♦    *    * Linn-Mar AFS — The Linn Mar chapter of AFS International will meet Monday at 7:30 p.m. in the community room of the Farmer’s State bank. Those attending are asked to use the west entrance. Any interested person in the district is invited to attend. *    *    * Sell House    —    Mr. and Mrs. Duane I. Delp have sold their house at 1945 Hillview drive to Mr. and Mrs. Milton W. Sabin of Westgate. The Delps are moving to Omaha. Possession will be given July I. Sale was made by John Zachar, jr., and Co., Inc., Realtors. * * * Robert Mitchell No. 126, WRC, will meet Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the American Legion building. * * * Siding, roofing, since 1953. Warner Bros. 377-5573.—Adv. Crash Demolishes Two-Week-Old Ca POSTVILLE — Mrs. Glen Bente, 53, suffered back injuries and lacerations Sunday when her car went out of control anc crashed near her farm home six miles southeast of Postville. After hitting a bump, the auto careened into a culvert anc rolled over. Mrs. Bente was trapped in the wreckage unti the arrival of a wrecker. She was in satisfactory condition Monday at Postville hospital. Her 1974 model car, only two weeks old, was demolished. Clark Proposal Would Equalize Little Leagues WASHINGTON - ll Little League baseball is as American as apple pie, as many contend then little girls should have an equal opportunity to win a spot on a Little League team, Sen ator Dick Clark reasons. To assure this equal consideration for would-be female Hank Aarons, the Iowa Democrat has responded to the Little League board request and introduced legislation to amend the federal charter under which Little League has operated since 1964. Rep. Martha Griffiths (D-Mich.) has Offered similar legislation in the house. The Clark and Griffith bills would change the charter word ing to substitute “boys and girls” w h e r e ver the word “boys” appears, and would re place the expression, “citizenship, sportsmanship and man hood,” with “citizenship and sportsmanship.” “Common sense should dictate that ability — not sex — is the best criterion for competitive athletic eligibility,” Clark told the senate in urging passage of his bill. “Besides, interviews with youngsters on Little League teams throughout the country generally indicate the boys could care less about having girls on their teams. The usual sentiment is, 'If she’s good, let her play.’ ” Second YMCA Outing Wednesday at Bakery Advance registrations are not necessary for Wednesday’s second Central YMCA summer outing, a 9:30 to 11:20 a m. tour of tho Colonial bakery. The weekly tours and trips are open to boys and girls between the ages of 6 and 17. Cost for Wednesday’s bakery tour is 25 cents. Drunk Driving HAZLETON - Charges of drunk driving and failure to have control of his car were! filed Saturday against Delmonj Destival, 53, Hazleton, bes-1 tival’s car hit a bridge abutment three miles south of Hazleton on highway 150, then struck1 an auto driven by Bessie I Everett, 63, Hazleton, who had stopped on the opposite side of the bridge. Neither driver was injured. TA for Efficient Communications; U. of I. Workshop IOWA CITY (AP) - The University of Iowa will hold a workshop June 27-28 on transactional analysis (TA), a technique for achieving smoother and more efficient communications in business and industry. TA combines theory of personality with a method for analyzing and understanding communication between people. The technique was developed by Dr. Erie Berne, author of “Games People Play”. Open to Executives The workshop will be open to executives in business, industry, government and private organizations. TA is based on the idea that every individual’s personality can be broken down into three stages, each of which is a distinct source of behavior based o n previously experienced feelings and happenings. Three Ego States The three ego states are always with us and any one can surface at any time. The parent ego state usually expresses itself in critical or prejudicial behavior or in instructing others. It is activated when one is required to give directions or control people. The child ego state may be seen in playfulness, rebelliousness, irresponsibility or compliance with the requests of others. Analytic Approach When one is relaxing the child ego state takes over. The adult ego state objectively gathers information from previous and present experiences and decides on appropriate action. It enables people to make an analytic approach to living. During the workshop, practice exercises, role-playing and case histories will help participants gain skill in personal use of TA. rRAOtil VISIT THE {flit} erie MARION OFFICE Complot® Circulation And Want Ad Service. 743 loth STREET Marion Office Phone 398-8430 Or You May Dial 398 8234 To Order Your Want Ad. Behemoth or Bug; He Wonts Alignment INDEPENDENCE — State Rep. Kenneth Miller (Dln-dependence) thinks all motor vehicles should have bumpers the same height from ground. So he has asked the legislative service bureau to draft a bill to standardize bumper heights. Miller commented in a letter to the bureau that many trucks have bumpers higher than those on cars, and particularly those on compact cars, so there is no contact of bumpers in accidents. Fetf Will Run As Independent VINTON - I/O ret!/ Felt, de-teated in the Democratic primary for Benton county board of supervisors, will seek the post as an independent candidate. Fett, now serving his first term as a Benton county supervisor, was defeated in the primary by Robert H. Smith by a margin of 83 votes. Both are Ossian Driver Hurt in Crash DECORAH — Daniel Lansing, 23, Ossian, was transferred from the Winneshiek County Memorial hospital Sunday to a Rochester, Minn., hospital for treatment of a fractured neck and lacerations. Drugs Found In Parked Car At Independence INDEPENDENCE—Two men were arrested by independence police and Buchanan county sheriff’s officers Friday night after a quantity of what appeared to be marijuana and amphetamines was found in their car. Charged with possession of controlled substances were William Gesualdo, 27, of Centerville and Michael Anderson, 24, Sioux City. The two were released on their own recognizance following an appearance in magistrate’s court Friday night. They will appear in court later with their attorneys. An Independence police officer obtained a warrant to search the car after detecting what he thought was the odor of Truck Trailer Breaks Away, Lands in Ditch HAZLETON - The trailer broke loose from a semi-trailer He was injured in a one-car accident near Ossian early Sunday. According to a report by the Winneshiek county sheriff’s department, the accident hap-. , .    ..    .    ,    tt    , p^ned two miles west of Ossian at the north edge of Hazel- on highway 52 at 1:40 a m.    'frl>'..M"nday and crashed ..    ,    I    ,t * l into the ditch. It was reported that when Th(, (Jriver.t Tim HarvUle> 2]) Lasing lost control of his car    0ffjcers he swerved to a on a .straight stretch of high- mjss a deer an(j    0f    the way, it crossed the road rollcrd, vehicle dropped off the road. As four times, clipped a telephonejHarville tried to guide the truck cable 2.) feet from the ground    onto the road, a wheel and came to rest on its wheels. |broke off the trailer and the Lansing was thrown from the j trailer then broke loose from the car about 15 feet from where it actor, which continued on finally came to a rest.    |    down lhc n)ad He was charged with failure to have control of the car. The Cedar Rapids (gazette: Mon., June 24, 1974 “f New Political Stars Shine At Mayors Conference Democrats from Urbana. The marijuana in the vehicle. He Republicans do not have a can- had been called to the scene by didate in the race this year, so a report that the car was Fett will face Smith in the No- parked in such a way that it vember election.    was causing traffic problems. Waterloo Bicyclists Sweep Oelwein Race; OELWEIN — Waterloo cyclists! swept the first four places Sun-! day in the Oelwein-West Union bicycle race. Forty-two racers I participated. Helmet Braun of Waterloo captured the $150 first prize completing the 46-mile round trip in, two hours, eight minutes and 35 seconds, including a mandatory 30-minute rest stop! at West Union. Donna Butikofer of Oelwein was women’s division winner with a time of three hours, five minutes and 16 seconds. Fett cited the light voter turnout in the June 4 primary, controversy over a Polk township As the officer talked with the complainant, it began to rain and the policeman went to the Will “Re-tire” road closing, and support from car to roll up the windows. It both county Democrats and Re- was at that time that he thought publicans as reasons for an- he smelled marijuana, nouncing his candidacy as an The 1973 Chevrolet Vega was independent.    I    impounded. There was $6,000 damage to the trailer. Owner of the unit is Bulman Trucking of Waukon. Harville was not injured and there were no charges. Man Sliding on Spillway Drowns POLK CITY IAP) — David Bailey, 19, rural Mitchellville, ; was drowned Sunday in Big ; Creek lake near Polk City. The young man reportedly was sliding down the spillway with two companions and drowned in the pool below the spillway. Several fishermen saw Bailey surface several times before he drowned, but didn’t realize he was in trouble. Polk county authorities said the body was recovered about ATHENS, Texas (UPI) -Former east Texas congressman John Dowdy, returning) three hours later, home from a six-month prison sentence for perjury, said Satur-I was outlawed last year after day he was going to “re-retire.” a youth drowned there. Sliding down the spillway SAN DIEGO (AP)—The annual meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors this week is serving as a showcase for new political stars among municipal chief executives. The Democrats especially are making plans for a bigger role in choosing their party’s 1976 presidential ticket, and they wouldn’t mind having a mayor on it. Included among possibilities for a vice-presidential bid are Mayors Kevin White of Boston and Thomas Bradley of Los I Angeles. Most of the Republican limelight is on Ralph Perk of Cleveland and Richard Lugar of Indianapolis, both nominees for the senate this year, and Pete Wilson of .San Diego, considering a 1976 senate race in California. But the vast majority of the mayors are Democrats—22 out! of the 30 most populous cities— and they are organizing this week to make a formal effort to exercise their political influ once on the national scene in the next two years. The Democrtic caucus led by Milwaukee Mayor Henry W Maier planned a meeting tonight to discuss methods by which the city chief executives can round up and control blocks of delegate votes to the 1976 Democratic national convention. The Democrats are expected to meet with national party Chairman Robert Strauss before tile conference ends Wednesday. It began today. Sunday, two Democratic mayors said they expected the caucus to wield significant power at the J976 convention. Mayor Maynard Jackson of Atlanta said, “We believe the future of America is the future of the cities. We believe the mayors bught to have significant influence at the convention. We would like to see a mayor jon the national ticket.” New York Mayor Abraham Hearne agreed, but declined to speculate on potential candidates for President or vice-pres-I ident in 1976. Edgewood Services For J. C. Moser, 48 EDGEWOOD - Joy Clifton Moser, 48, owner and operator of Moser’s Jack and Jill market since 1952, died of a heart attack Sunday morning at his home. Moser was master of Avalon Masonic lodge of Edgewood, a member of Edgewood Commercial club, the Methodist church, American Legion, Knights of Pythias and the Manchester VFW post. Surviving are his wife, Barbara; two sons, Jeffrey of Cedar Rapids and David at home, and a daughter, Jacklyn, at home. Services: Tuesday at 1:30, Edgewood United Methodist church. Masonic services Monday at 8 at Appleton’s. MU LE KOF FS 2f/? peres of everything for the home Third Ave. at First St. S.E. In Downtown Cedar Rapids Open Tonight (Mon.) ’til 9 p.m. Coo?®*' " Hot Weather Is Just Starting! jwgy ROOM Hfff Mf Air Conditioners **    ~ not*0*® ,,0 OO °° coop00 oop00’ Mf C0«'d v,^e    v/rtb UM# be MO'"' Now You Can Buy Brand New A / I FFI ana Air Conditioner 5,000 to 18,000 BTU and $ Save 50 OO With Coupon The sleek, handsome air conditioner so whisper quiet it gets talked about ACT NOW! Why Swelter This Summer? Get Set NOW To Enjoy COOL, COOL COMFORT During Summer's Sweltering Days and Nights! It Pays To Buy NOW AND SAVE! BUY NOW . • . 5-Year Total Appliance Warranty! Covers Labor and Parts Only Amana gives you this comprehensive protection! 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  • Abraham Hearne
  • Bessie I Everett
  • Daniel Lansing
  • David Bailey
  • Delbert Pugh
  • Dick Clark
  • Donna Butikofer
  • Duane I. Delp
  • Erie Berne
  • Glen Bente
  • Hank Aarons
  • Henry W Maier
  • J. C. Moser
  • John Dowdy
  • John Zachar
  • Joy Clifton Moser
  • Kenneth Miller
  • Kevin White
  • Linn Mar
  • Martha Griffiths
  • Maynard Jackson
  • Michael Anderson
  • Milton W. Sabin
  • Pete Wilson
  • Ralph Perk
  • Richard Lugar
  • Robert H. Smith
  • Robert Mitchell
  • Robert Strauss
  • Thomas Bradley
  • Tim Harvule
  • William Gesualdo

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Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette

Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Issue Date: June 24, 1974

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