Cedar Rapids Gazette, August 19, 1974, Page 8

Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette August 19, 1974

Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - August 19, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa g Tho Cedar Rapids Ga/olto: Mon.. Abr. H. H74 Marion High Registration Will Begin Friday Registration for the first semester at Marion high school will take place Friday beginning at 8 a rn. Students will register at times set according to the first letter of their last name. The high school faculty and administrative staff will use Monday as a work day to set up the first semester schedule of classes Registration is for the 10th. lith and 12th graders Freshmen registered Monday. The schedule is: Seniors — 8 a.m., seniors with last names beginning with “K” and “M 8:15. N -T; 8:3ft, V - Z; 8 45. A - C; 0. D — J; Juniors — ft: 15, K — H; ft:3ft, I - L; ft:45, M - N; lft, 0 - R; 10:15, S - T; IO 3ft, V - Y; 10:45. A - B; ll. C -D; Sophomores — 12:3ft pm. Ho - K; 12:45. L - Mo; I, M - P; 1:15, R - S; 1:3ft. T -VV; 1:45. A — C; 2, D — Hi First day of classes will be Tuesday. * ¥ * Siding, roofing — since 1053. Warner Bros. 377-5573. -Adv. ★ ★ ★ Orientation for Freshmen Set at Linn-Mar Tuesday Freshman orientation is set for Linn-Mar high school Tuesday. Other students who are new to the district also are invited to attend. School counselors will conduct one-half hour sessions at 1ft and ll .rn and I, 2 and 3 p.rn Sessions will consist of interpretation of schedules, tour of the building and answering any other questions. Students should pick up their schedules at the principal's office and pay their fees before attending a session. it it it Basement sale reasonably priced Tues 2965 24th Ave., Marion — Adv. Mondale Cites Blouin Record DUBUQUE — State Sen Michael Blouin is a “come from behind'’ candidate who has won every race experts say he shouldn’t have won. according to U S Sen Walter Mondale of Minnesota Mondale made the statement in his assessment of Bloum s chances to win the Second district congressional seat this fall. Bloum is the Democratic candidate for the post, opposing State Sen Tom Riley, Cedar Rapids, the Republican candidate. Mondale. who appeared at a Saturday breakfast for Bloum. together with U. S Sen Dick Clark of Iowa and Congressman John Culver of the Second district, the party’s candidate for U. S senator, said the candidate's legislative record “speaks of his concern for people “ Meanwhile, Blouin s Cedar Rapids headquarters an nounced that Culver will speak at a fund-raising pig roast in Blouin’s behalf at Izaak Walton club park in Cedar Rapids at 6:3ft p m Friday. Tickets at Sift each or 325 per family are available at the* candidate’s 171ft First avenue NE headquarters in Cedar Rapids or by calling 366-1878 in that city. Services Wednesday For Max R. Miller Services for Max Roe Miller II. 31. of ft2ft Hillview drive. will be held Wednesday at Turner chapel east in Cedar Rapids Miller was fatally injured in a motorcycle crash during a race Sunday. ♦ ★ * Horn May 1ft, Ift43, in Des Moines, he was married to Claire M Woods Jan 14. Ift67, in Cedar Rapids. He was president of the International Assn of Machinists local 831. a member of the Izaak Walton League. Cedar Valley Trail Riders and the National Rifle Assn Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Shaun, at home; his parents. Mr. and Mrs. Max R Miller, Cedar Rapids, and a grandmother, Lydia Olson. Dalbo. Minn. Burial will be in Cedar Memorial cemetery. Friends may call at Turner east until ll lift Wednesday. The casket will not be opened after the service. A memorial has been established ★ ★ it YMCA — Tueday's interim schedule at the Marion YMCA is Non-aquatic — adult open gym ft am., youth gym 3 p.m., family and adult gym 5; pool — make up lesons ft a.in and I p.m., adult swim noon and 5, pre-school recreational swim 1:45. youth recreational swim 2:3ft, family recreational swim 7. ★ it it Part-time job 172ft 1st Ave., Marion 3-6 p m. — Adv. it it it Linn-Mar high school booster dab will meet tonight at 7. 3ft in the high school commons. Persons planning to attend are asked to enter the building through the west foyer. ★ ★ ★ Marion athletic booster dab is sponsoring a meeting Wednesdy at 7:3ft p m. at the bi uh sehool. Junior and senior high school coaches will bi* introduced along with Dr. Clark Stevens, superintendent. ★ aa Kiwanis — Hiawatha Trails Kiwanis club breakfast meeting is Tuesday at 6:55 a rn. at Samlxi's. AAA Moving sale, lft8ft Ninth a\e-nue Adv. Coleman To Speak At Midwest Session FAYETTE - Dr Richard Coleman, professor of science and chairman of the biology department at Upper Iowa college, has been invited to present a paper at the* Fourth Midwest Prairie conference to be held at the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks. N. I)., this week Dr Coleman’s presentation is entitled “Notes on the Grasses and Sedges of Southern Northwest Territory For additional information about Dr Coleman or other speakers and programs available through Upper Iowa speakers bureau write or call W. Stan Allen, director of public relations, Upper Iowa college, Fayette. 319-425-3311 For tho Finest in Paints Black Lawmakers Plan Requests for President B> Walter l ay lor Washington Star News Service VV VSH I NGT! )N — Greeting with cautious optimism President Ford’s pledge to be the leader of all Americans, the Congressional Black Caucus has made plans to take an agenda for needed reform legislation ti* the White Holist* next week Rep Rangel, chairman of the caucus, said the group will focus its discussion with tilt* President on what lit* characterized as the pressing needs of blacks living in the nation's blighted urban centers — greater employment, better housing and relief from inflation “There won t be a lot of demands,” Rangel (DNY.) said in an interview, “hut our concerns and priorities will he outlined.” Ford requested tilt* meeting with the black lawmakers, prompting Rangel to hail the overture as an indication by the President “of the seriousness of his intention to open his administration to the advice and counsel of those of us who represent people whose views and needs were ignored by the Nixon administration.” Rangel said the caucus will not advance specific legislative proposals, but rather would seek to list its priorities, in keeping with Ford s call for economic reform. Taking up the President's theme of “communication, conciliation, compromise and cooperation," Rangel said the caucus agenda would be “consistent” with efforts to cut government spending    and other inflation-fighting    pro posals “We would support    cut backs. hut we will present our concerns about where the cuts should be from the perspec-ti\e of our constituents.” he said Rangel. a second-term Hospital Study Is Being Made WAUKON - Fur the third time in about six years, a comprehensive study of local hospital facilities, needs, and procedures is being made Two of these studies have been lo consider expansion, the current one having been initiated the same month that bids on a temporary structure to house medical records, administrator’s office, and an in-service meeting room are being received Other areas trustees are interested in expanding and improving include the emergency and X ray departments Hewitt and Rover. Kansas City, hospital construction consultants, will investigate needs and how they can be met by remodeling In a similar earlier study this firm also explored the possibility of building a new hospital. The trustees, city council, administrator, and medical staff have discussed the space problem and have concluded this alternative is not practical at this time Woman Injured TIPTON—Janet Smith, daughter of the Homer Smiths. Tipton, is a patient in a Kirksville, Mo., hospital receiving treatment for injuries suffered in an auto accident last week near Kirksville. She is a resident of Albia and a former Tipton resident DR. CRAVEN D6NTIST PRACTICE LIMITED TO DENTURE WORK 113 It*    Sf,    C*do* Rapid*, lo Do* Worn** • Ma*0" City Stool City Evening College congressman who represents New York City's Harlem district, has been critical in the past of Ford’s voting record iii congress on civil rights measures lh* and 14 of tin* Hi black caucus members voted against Ford’s nomination as vice-president last year. But Rangel said he had hopes Ford would become the "greatest President of all the people” in recent decades. He said Ford in the past has been tied to his conservative Michigan constituency and that his past record on progressive legislation probably has been reflective of that constituency “Now.” said Rangel, “he’s free from all those impediments    (and) has all the ingredients of a great President Youth Leaves for Venezuelan Study WHAT CHEEK - David Helmick. son of the Ralph Helmicks of What Cheer, left recently for Caracas, Venezuela, where he will spend six months studying and attending school in Venezuela under the auspices of International Cultural Exchange. His trip is sponsored by the CAW Auxilary 273, LIAW Local 838, Waterloo United Sportsmen Auxilary, Teamsters’ locals, his parents and himself. He worked in What Cheer putting up hay in July and detasseled corn the last two summers to help pay for his trip. IR* chose Venezuela because he has had three years of Spanish in high school and hopes to attend college and become a Spanish teacher, after he graduates from high school next May. Four Candidates for Center Point Posts CENTER POINT - Four have qualified to run for the two open positions of the Center Point Consolidated school board The four are Don Dufoe, Mrs Darlene Squires. Furman Stallman and Joe McNeal They are seeking the two seats for three-year terms now held by Verne Oliphant and Robert Swanson The incumbents are not seeking reelection Incumbent school board treasurer Enid Brookman is the only one seeking the two-year treasurer post Elections will be held Sept 1ft _ ON THIS DATE in lftHft. the death toll from hurricane Camille reached 17ft on the Gulf coast of Mississippi. VISIT THE GhvjcHe MARION OFFICE Complete Circulation And Want Ad Service. 743 10th STREET Marion Office Phone 398-8430 Or You May Dial 398 8234 To Order Your Want Ad. $ttn/ifif AUTO PAINTING Sin re 1937 ANY CAR FOR ONLY COMI*! (TI BOOT I ({NOIR REPAIR Sew/ Sc/teti • ORIO J LARGEST AUTO FAINTER STILL AMERICA'S BIGGEST BARGAINi IOOO 2ND AVE. S.i. 3667544 Promoters Cash in on Knievel Jump By Jurate Kazickas NKW YORK (AP) -Merchandisers and promoters are busy cashing in on Fvel Knievel’s Snake river canyon motorcycle jump They say millions will pour in whether Knievel lives through it or not Knievel says the launch will catapult him 2.51)0 feet in the air at 35ft rn p h across the 1.500-foot-wide Idaho canyon Sept 8 He says hts chances of making it alive are 50-50 “Consumers react to the image Fvel projects — the daredevil, the reckless adventurer. hut a man who is truthful to his word.” said Stewart Sims, division manager of Ideal Toy Co. in New York “He will jump and the image of tin* honest man remains — and sells — whether he lives or dies.” Fvel Items Ideal Toy Co hopes to sell about $18 million worth of Fvel Knievel items this year. including a new model of the Sky Cycle that is supposed to rocket Knievel across the canyon The Knievel Stunt Cycle, complete with Evel Knievel doll, was Ideal’s best selling toy last year “Kids think Evel is great and he's going to he great for our sales,” said Nabisco’s Jack Welch He lined up Bobby Riggs with Sugar Daddy suckers for the much heralded tennis match with Billie Jean King Now, for an undisclosed sum. Welch has made an arrangement with Knievel to promote Chuckles candies Knievel will have the Chuckles logo on his white uniform, helmet and Sky Cycle as he blasts off into the air Knievel products — including T-shirts, watches, posters, commemorative coins — will make as much as $20ft million for more than a dozen companies, according to Jeffrey Breslow of Marvin Glass and Associates, who bought the rights to Kmovel’s name. All Kinds “We’ve turned down all kinds of requests from people trying to cash in on the event.” said Breslow Even the state of Idaho sees Researchers Cite Success of its pie in the Sky Cycle The State Land Board was going to charge Knievel $5iift for permission to land on the other side of the canyon which is state and federally owned But the fee was raised to $5 ooo to match the amount the Bureau of Land Management is getting The permit, issued on Aug IS, was number 1313 Top Rank, Inc., will he broadcasting the two-hour closed-circuit production and says it expects to make about $15 million from ticket receipts at 35ft theaters, foreign rights and promotional items. Robert Arum of Top Rank, who did the Mohammed Ali-Joe F’razier fight last January, calls Evel Knievel his “great white hope.” Tractor Explodes, Blaze Destroys Acupuncture in Dental Work Bam and Hay By Eldon Barrett SEATTLE. Wash (UPI) -Three University of Washington medical researchers say acupuncture as a dental anesthesia has effects similar to those of 33 percent nitrous oxide. Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese technique of manipulating needles in sensitive spots in the body to relieve pain. Nitrous oxide is a form of anesthesia commonly known as laughing gas. Suggest Techniques Dr. C. Richard Chapman, assistant professor holding joint appointments in the university's departments of anesthesiology, psychiatry and psychology, says the findings Mf. Vernon Schools Registration Set MT VERNON—The Mi. Vernon community schools will open Friday which will be a full day with bus service and hot lunch Registration for high school juniors and seniors will be Wednesday from 8-4; freshmen and sophomores. Thursday from 8-4; Middle school sixth grade and new pupil registration will be Wednesday from ft-noon; seventh and eighth grade. Thursday from ft-4 Elementary school registration will he held Thursday for kindergarten through fifth grade. Times are: A-C, ft a m.; D ll, 1ft; I-L, ll; M-P, I p.m.; Q-S, 2. T-Z. 3 SERVED EVERY TUESDAY & THURSDAY (95 Party Rooms Capacity I 0-1 25 Rehearsal Dinners RANCH SUPPER CLUB On Highway 21 8 Midway Between Cedar Rapids and Iowa City 857-2641 •The11 [Meeting Placej Silky Satin Mulatto Beauty J Diane Hughes J | The Body Beautiful | I Oft* $♦ Interjection Now Open) | UNIQUE MOTEL j ie Only 2 minutoi (rom downtown _ 852 A Ave. N.E. 365-9061 of him and his colleagues suggest acupuncture techniques could be developed for the treatment of dental patients who are too sick or too weak to take normal dental anesthesia Acupuncture could also he used for those patients who are unwilling to accept an anesthetic injected in the mouth but who will accept acupuncture needling in the hand, he said The research also shows that acupuncture produces partial rather than complete pain relief. Chapman and Prs. John Gehrig, professor of oral surgery in the dentistry school, and Michael Wilson of the anesthesiology department, simulated dental pain by applying several intensities of electrical shock to the teeth of experiment volunteers. Received Neither Some of the volunteers received acupuncture stimulation in the fleshy part of the hand between the thumb and forefinger. Others were administered nitrous oxide. A third group. used as experiment controls, received neither. Chapman said that compared with the control group, both the nitrous oxide and acupuncture groups showed a significant, though small, decrease in sensitivity to pain. “The real payoff from the use of acupuncture in dentistry will be what we will learn about the nature of dental pain,” said Chapman. Chapman recently returned from the People’s Republic of China, where he accompanied ll other pain researchers and physicians on a three-week tour of medical facilities in Peking, Canton and Shanghai. The group witnessed 48 operations with the use of acupuncture, including oral surgery One oral surgeon told Chapman that although he uses a local anesthetic for most of his cases to save time, he prefers acupuncture and has actually used acupuncture anesthesia for approximately 2.00ft cases. The Chinese surgeon told Chapman that the acupuncture technique in China is safe and the dental patient recovers more quickly than with other forms of anesthesia Two Are Injured in Buchanan Accident INDEPENDENCE—Dale J. Fischels, 16. and Jeffery Jensen, 16, both of Independence, were admitted to an Independence hospital Sunday following a one-car accident on a gravel road three-and-a-half miles northeast of here Authorities said the car driven by Fischel went out of control and rolled. The accident happened about ll a m. Sunday. ATALISSA—A barn on the Sherman (Dale) Manning farm a mile north of here was destroyed by fire late Sunday afternoon after a tractor exploded, igniting the nearby structure Mrs Manning said her husband was going to use the tractor to pull down a small shed. When he started the ina-•hine. it “blew up,” she said Cause of the explosion has not been determined. Manning suffered burns on his hand, but did not require hospitalization The barn and a quantity of hay were destroyed. Firemen from Atalissa and Tipton were able to save other nearby buildings, although one building was scorched._ Youth Accused of Aiding Jail Break WEST UNION—Robert Richman. jr.. 18, Sumner, has been charged by Fayette county authorities with assisting prisoners to escape. Officials said Richman smuggled hacksaw blades a pliers to brothers Randall Kuans, lft, and Steve Euans, 18. both of Oelwein. They sawed through the bars in their cell and fled early Thursday Recaptured later that day. the brothers now face jailbreak charges They were in jail on charges of parole violation Ma. loin FIRST COMPLETE SELF SERVICE RESTAURANT INSTANT SERVICE (HELP YOURSELF TO ALL THE GOODIES) HOURS 6:30 am to 9 am 6:30 am to 11:30 am 11:45 am to 1:30 pm 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm PRICE BREAKFAST BUFFET 194 + TAK CONTINENTAL BUFFET LUNCH BUFFET 1.94 + TAX DINNER BUFFET 2.76 +TAX mdlvtduoMv priced SUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS BREAKFAST 8 am to 11:15 am 1,94 +TAI CoBfmeatii Buffet im Prien DINNER BUFFET 11:45 am to 1:30 pm 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm 2.76 + TAX ROOSEVELT MOTOR BOTEL Connecting FREE Parking Downtown Cedar Rapids Tuesday and Thursday, the whole family can enjoy a Marc’s Country Style Chicken Dinner specially priced, and served by those famous Big Boy waitresses. Everyone likes the big tender-tasty pieces of chicken served up with whipped potatoes and country gravy, chilled tossed salad with your choice of Big Boy's own dressings or creamy fresh cole slaw and a golden dinner roll with butter. Big Boy is the place for wholesome family dining DINNER BOX FOR CARRYOUT reb 189 3 BJG PUCES Of COUNTRY STYLI CHICKEN wttti ail ti* filia l REG. 1.95 1 49 Serving Hem 8pm Coffee Shop Only 1 29 FAMILY RESTAURANTS 4701 FIRST AVE. S.I. ;

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Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette

Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Issue Date: August 19, 1974

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