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Cedar Rapids Gazette Newspaper Archive: July 6, 1974 - Page 16

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   Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - July 6, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa                                (tftlnr -UttpuU Gazette Photo bv Dale Hcintut 'Gators Make Good Pets Mrs. Leo Nussbaum, wife of the Coe college president, pets the from Petersen Science hall on the Coe campus, the incident was stuffed alligator the Nussbaums found on their lawn at 2126 Country regarded as an amusing Fourth of July prank by some Coe students. Club parkway SE Friday morning. Since the 'gator was a fugitive Sandy Lets Loose Gazette Pholo bv Sieve Hetle Sandy Stevens, 2168 Brookland drive NE, let loose with this and a variety of expressions during the Cedar Rapids Community theater production at the All- Iowa fair. Mrs. Stevens was pantomiming the song "Up a Lazy accompanied by a taped rendition by Roberta Sherwood in the mid-50s. The audience of about reacted favorably to her solo performance, applauding even when she was at a loss for an expression when the tape with the music- broke. On Wrong Track Gary Robson of St. Louis car- ries her luggage from an Am- trak passenger train that derail- ed F r i tl a y near the western Pennsylvania community of Huff. Eight ears left the tracks but remained upright, and there were no major injuries. The train was enroute from St. Louis to New York Citv. AP Wireohoto Cornfield Crash Kills Two UPl Teleoholo Charred debris is all that remains of the cockpit of a Piper Cub airplane that crashed into a cornfield near Millard, Neb., Friday, killing two persons. An eyewitness on a nearby farm said the plane had gone into a spin, caught fire on descent and then exploded on impact in the field. The victims were identified as Roger Clement and Robert Maeder, both of Omaha. Southern Shower Things got a little wet on the Atlanta expressway Friday. An Atlanta fireman scales the rail in the center of the freeway to rescue stranded people nn the other side of the six-lane, while motorists in the foreground combine Iheir efforts to get one car moving. The flooding re- sulted from a heavy afternoon thunderstorm. Wading Pool War Kddie Reed. HI, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Reed, Sixth slreel and Mike Walsh II son of Mr ai.il Mrs. Charles Walsh, IfiliH Sixth slreel NW, were having nn "inner lube war" Kills park wading ......I Friday aflonioon when n roving came along.   

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