Cedar Rapids Gazette, October 15, 1974, Page 8

Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette October 15, 1974

Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - October 15, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Marion News Speaker Bureau Being Offered By Linn Mar A speakers bureau is being offered by the Linn-Mar school district to various groups and organizations in the community. A list of speakers and their topics is being sent to all organized groupsd in Marion Administration speakers include Dr. LeRoy Kruskop, superintendent; Dr Glen Eas-terday, assistant superintendent; Margaret Henke, volunteer coordinator, and Yvonne Stephens, food services director. Many teachers also will be available to speak on subjects in almost every grade level and any curriculum topic. Pat Kress, community relations coordinator, said no group is too small to ask for a speaker. The district will provide speakers for an afternoon coffee or “an interested group of parents who might want to gather at someone’s home.” Groups desiring speakers are invited to allot time for questions and answers and group discussion after the speech. Any group interested in such a program may contact Mrs. Kress at the educational services center. 377-7373, extension 30 + * * Ear Piercing, Clinic! Sat. Noon to 4. Open Mondays-Thurs. til 9 Rays Jewelry.—Adv it it it YMCA — Following is the activity schedule at the Marion YMCA: women’s fitness class 9 am, pre-school gymnastics ll, men’s fitness class 11:45, women's volleyball I p m, gymnastics 4 and 5, adult open basketball 7. bridge lessons 7:30; pool — school lessons 9 a m and 2:30 p.m., pre-school lessons 11:15 and I, adult open swim noon and 7:30, youth lessons 3:30. swim team 6:30 ♦ it it Notice we’ve added a Beautiful new line of furniture Open Thursday night. House of Stereo, 945 7th Ave., Marion—Adv. WWW New Ila Rites — Services for Fred C. Newlin, who died Sunday, will be held Wedneday at 1:39 p.m. at the Murdoch chapel by the Rev. Glen W Lamb and Marion Masonic lodge. Burial: Cedar Memorial Friends may call at the chapel. A memorial fund has been established All Master Masons are asked to meet Wednesday at I p.m. at the temple to attend the services. HEATHCLIFF Marion Courts Cases heard Monday in magistrate’s court were: Speeding — Jurine M Moore, Springville, 910; Belinda J. Luko, 1475 Brockman avenue, $20; David L. Ulrey, 632 Thirty-fourth street SE, Cedar Rapids, $25; Nancy C. Fought, Springville, $20; Brian J. Vlsek, 4451 C avenue NE, Cedar Rapids, $25; Mark W Livingston, 1375 Twenty-sixth street, $20 Paul E. Bump, 914 Suburban street NE, Cedar Rapids, CO; Linda R. Prueter, 245 Brentwood drive NE, Cedar Rapids, $20; Billie D Ri-chards, Monticello, $20; Robert J. Moubry, route 3, $20; Stanley G. Kueter, 2046 North Towne lane NE, Cedar Rap-dis. $20 Failare ta cantral vehicle —John A. Randall, Monticello, $30. Failure ta yield right alway at stag Intersectian — Vonda K. Wallace, 2520 Twelfth avenue, $25. Failure ta stap la assured clear distance ahead — Oren L. Simmons, Monticello, $20 Stap sigu — Timothy D. Wilkey. 1065 Thirtieth street, $15 Loud and excessive noise (car) Milo A. Popp, jr., 1505 McGowan boulevard $10 Faulty equipment — Michael P Frieden, 700 Thirty-fifth street, $5. Intoxication — Curtis R Pierce, 810 Twelfth street NE. Cedar Rapids. $10 WWW One-Day Outing Set By Past 60 Group The Marion Past 60 group »s planning a one-day outing On. 22 when members will spend the day touring Des Moines The tour will include the State Historical museum, United Methodist church headquartrs, Blank Children's hospital, Salisbury House, the Des Moines Art Gallery and the Cokesbury Book store. The group expects to return about 8 p.m. Reservations may be made by calling 377-4856 WWW Reliable ride to and from Kirkwood Monday thru Friday. 377-1810—adv. WWW Marina Athletic Boosters club will meet Tuesday at 7:30 in the Marion high school cafetorium. Films of the Anamosa game will be shown. WWW Harvest Sale — Rose's Candle Niche —Adv WWW Hickory smoked barbecued ribs, shrimp and chicken served Wednesdays. Stickney’s Scoreboard—Adv. The Want Ad number is 398-8234. •WI SSS POUR YOUR OWN/ VISIT The Office of I Dr. 1 C. R. Kitchen Optometrist • Eyes Examined • Glasses Fitted • Contact Lenses •y eppelntwiewt eely 391-0254 Sears ( Used See. and Mea. Lindale Plaza Helen Dawson Dies, Services Are Thursday Helen J. Dawson, 75, a resident of Marion the last five years, died Monday in a Marion nursing home Born June 25.    1X99, at Keswick, she was married Aug. 29, 1928, to James R Dawson at Keswick. The Dawsons lived at What Cheer for 18 years before moving to Marion. Mrs. Dawson formerly taught school in Keswick and Sigourney. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic church of Marion Surviving in addition to her husband are three sons, James R. Dawson, jr., Wichita, Kan.; Robert Dawson, Marion, and David Dawson, San Jose, ('alif.; a daughter, Sister Mary Ann Dawson. Davenport; ll grandchildren, and a sister, Ruby Higgins. Keswick. Services: ll a m. Thursday at St. Mary’s Catholic church in Sigourney. Friends may call at the Murdoch chapel in Marion after 4 p.m. Wednesday. Rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Friends may call after IO a m. Thursday at St. Mary’s church in Sigourney. Social Service Administrators Are Announced DES MOINES (UPI) - The Iowa department of social services Saturday announced the appointments of five additional district administrators who will begin their jobs on Wednesday. Commissioner Kevin Burns said the latest appointments bring to 16 the total number of professionals who will direct the department’s community service programs. They will be responsible for adult, family and children’s service programs as well as the income maintenance programs operated by county social services offices. Burns said The new appointees are Ll. Col. Marion E. Thorpe, of San Antonio. Texas, for the Creston district; John R. Stout, of Parkersburg, for the Spencer district; Ross E Orr, of Davenport, for the Marshalltown district; Jack L. Baurghman, of Anamosa, for the Mason City district and Richard E. Philpot, of Waterloo. for the Carroll district. Larceny Charges Drop Against Tama Man TOLEDO—Larceny charges have been dropped against Roger Lee Backen, 18, rural Tama, by District Judge Clinton Shaeffer Tama County Attorney Jared O. Bauch contended there was insufficent evidence in the case to convict Backen. He was accused of taking a coat from a Tama tavern Crib Death Findings Are Not Conclusive DES MOINES (AP)- Despite recent publicity claiming a cause had been found for crib death, medical findings are far from conclusive, the executive director of the National Foundation for Sudden Infant Death, Inc., said Monday. Judith Choate of New York was in Des Moines to speak to the central Iowa chapter of the national foundation She said Dr. Richard Naeye’s study linking the problem to an oxygen shortage “only sheds some light on the subject” but offers parents no sure answers. Crib death, officially known as sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), kilbi more than 8,000 babies a year in the U.S. and about 125 babies a year in Iowa, Two-Car Crash Injures Iowa State Students TAMA—Two Iowa State university students were hospitalized with injuries following a two-car accident at 6:10 p.m. Sunday on highway 30 in Tama. According to Tama police officials, a car driven by Sheryle DeWulf, 19, Durant, came out of the drive on a way-side rest area on the south side of the highway and was involved in a collision with an east-bound station wagon driven by Jerry Lee Anderson, 28, Davenport DeWulf suffered a fractured collar bone, lacerations and bruises. A passenger in the car she was driving. Eddie A. Bowlers. 19, Stockton, suffered numerous lacerations and bruises. Both were taken to a Marshalltown hospital. The owner of the car, David R Treimer. 26. Durant, who was riding in the front seat, was not hurt. Anderson was not injured, but his wife, Carol, 22. suffered facial bruises. DeWulf was charged with failure to yield to oncoming traffic. Dismissal Filed In Damage Suit TOLEDO—Samuel Lee and Donna Darlene Gross, Tama, have filed a dismissal of their damage suit in Tama county district court against Mary’ Ivalee Keller, Norwalk. The suit stemmed from an accident June 27 at the intersection of highway 63 and a county road when cars driven by Gross and Mrs. Keller collided. The Grosses had charged Mrs. Keller with negligence in her driving. Groe had asked damages of $6,000 because of injuries he reportedly suffered, for lost earnings and for $5,150 for personal property and his car. Mrs Gross asked damages of $21,000 for injuries she suffered. Council Votes Recodification Assistance MECH ANICSVU.LE—Mayor Tom Railsback and Councilman Hugh Lamont, jr., were appointed at the Monday night council meeting to assist Bob Hayes who has been hired by the council to recodify city ordinances. The action followed the reading of a letter from Hayes in which he asked for assistance in reviewing old ordinances and also for a $675 one-third downpayment for the project. The council also voted to purchase 12 binders for the new ordinances. In other business, the city clerk was instructed to contact Thorpe Well Co. of Marion concerning an apparent malfunction in the town’s east water pump. Maintenance employe Carl Warren reported the pump is sending only 39,000 gallons of water instead of the usual 80,-OOO. The council voted to accept bids for a two-year garbage collection contract and set bid receipt deadline for Nov. ll. Regulations for the contract will be reviewed in an Oct. 31 meeting at 7:30 p.m. Members voted to make a list of stop signs that need replacement and hanging tree limbs which should be removed. Why do more doctors than ever before recommend Myadec? Myadec is a high-potency vitamin formula with minerals. In fact, Myadec contains 9 important vitamins and 6 minerals—an ideal formulation for active people on the go. That’s why physicians and pharmacists recommend Myadec more than ever before, lf you want a high-potency vitamin formula with minerals—recommended by many doctors and pharmacists— stop in today and buy some Myadec capsules or easy-to- take tablets. M yadec L» SupS? ^ SA39 V* DRUG • 215 2nd St. SI • 4416 Center Pf. Rd. • Lindale Plaza • Hwy. 64, Marion • Vtrnon Village • May s City Problems Plague Manchester Event The Cedar Rapids Gazette: Ties., Od. IS, 1974 f Cites Pressure To Amend State OSHA Penalties Will Lobby to Ban Major Oil Firms from Iowa DES MOINES (UPI) - The executive secretary of the Iowa Gas Dealers Assn. (IGDA) announced Tuesday his organization will lobby the 1975 state legislature for a law banning major oil companies and refineries from owning and operating gas stations in Iowa. William Zenter said the bill sought by the association would not prevent independent dealers from leasing gas stations. He said the IGDA believes that banning ownership by the major companies would eliminate unfair competition from the refineries and chain stations owned by large oil producers. Zenter said the proposed measure “would make for more equitable the conditions of the gas industry.’* Zenter said it is unfair that the stations owned by large gas companies can operate on smaller profit margins and sell their gas for lower prices than the independent dealer faced with higher overhead costs. Zenter, who noted that Florida and Maryland have enacted similar legislation, said it could stabilize gas prices and bring back good service. MANCHESTER—Manchester’s first German festival days held Saturday was plagued with problems which sponsoring organizations figure cut over $600 from the expected profits. The festival was held in conjunction with the city’s annual arts and crafts show. The chamber of commerce and local Jaycees had planned to sell a German dinner of bratwurst, sauerkraut and baked beans at $1.50 each. However, after serving began, a federal food inspector appeared and halted brat sales. Inspector Don Neuman told Chamber Manager Bob Bone a state permit was required to sell any biod items containing more than one product. Bratwursts contain pork and special seasonings. But that wasn’t the only setback. A children’s group selling candied popcorn and carmel apples was told by Senior Citizens Participate in Camping Event SIGOURNEY—Senior fit)-zens from ll counties recently attended the second Senior Citizen Camp near Madrid. The camp, held at the 4-H camping center, was sponsored by Ottumwa Area Extension Service. About 55 persons were divided into groups which took turns at flag raising and lowering ceremonies, matins, vespers and kitchen chores. Time was allotted each day for campers to participate in craft activities such a crackle painting, apple carving, candlemaking, knot tying, whittling, fishing and fly tying. Free time was available for campers to become acquainted and play various games. Field trips were also included in the program. Campers visited the Living History Farm near Des Moines, the Northcrest    Retirement Community in Ames, the Ames Shopping Center and Des Moines Art Center. Other camp highlights were the evening barbecue and lessons on yard landscaping. Evening programs included slides of Iowa landmarks, folk singing and dancing and program helps for senior citizens. another inspector their wares must be individually wrapped. Sponsors of the event took the unused bratwurst back to the locker plant which supplied them, and exchanged them for hot dogs, which were sold, with potato chips, for $1 About IOO gallons of baked beans, potato salad and sauerkraut were taken to the Good Neighbor home Grant Continuance For Garwin Ex-Chief TOLEDO—A request for continuance of arraignment sought by attorneys for Robert W Smith, 24. former Garwin police chief and Tama policeman, has been granted by District Judge Clinton Shaeffer. Smith’s attorney said he is presently involved in a court case in Cedar Rapids, and could not be present in court on the specified day. Smith is charged with two counts of embezzlement by bailee, and another count of gross fraud in connnection with the disappearance of guns and holsters belonging to the cities of Dysart and Gp win, and owing Tama two days labor for which he has been paid DES MOINES (AP)- The federal government wants Iowa to fine businesses and government agencies the first time they are found to have a “non-seriou8” safety hazard. State Labor Commissioner Jerry Addy said Monday Otherwise, the state faces the possible loss of $415,757 in federal funds, he added. The commissioner said federal officials are putting pressure on the state to amend its Occupational Safety and Health Act so penalties can be levied against firsttime offenders, Addy said Current law prohibits such penalties, but the federal safety law allows fines of up to $1,000 for such offenses. The federal safety law requires that state laws bi' at least as strict as federal law before states can make their own safety inspections. Addy said fedeal officials have opened an office in the Federal Building in Des Moines and are making their own inspections in Iowa. Addy said an amendment needed to change the Iowa law was passed by the Iowa senate during the last session, hut the house did not take action on the measure. He said failure to have firstaid kits on production lines would be an example of a nonserious safety violation that could result in a fine Liabilities Assumed; Cromwell Bank Re-Opens CROMWELL (AP)- The Cromwell State Savings bank, which was closed by state banking officials last week, was to open for business Tuesday. An announcement issued Monday said the Iowa State Savings bank of Creston bought the assets and assumed certain liabilities of the Cromwell institution. The new arrangement means that the Cromwell bank will be a branch office of the Creston bank. Officials closed the Cromwell bank Oct. IO after charging that bad investments had depleted its assets to the point where they could not cover deposits. The insolvent bank was placed in the receivership of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp (FDIC). Joseph G. Knock, president of the Iowa State Savings bank, said no depositors of the Cromwell bank will lose* money in the ownership transfer Jack Davis, who was the insolvent bank’s chief operating officer, resigned Oct. I. Knock said Richard DeYoung, vice president of the Creston bank, will be in charge (rf the Cromwell office ON THIS DATE in 1851, gold was discovered at Melbourne. Australia. Ts Rqwrt Drat Telephone Michael Dooley 377-INI WATER! 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  • Belinda J. Luko
  • Bob Hayes
  • Brian J. Vlsek
  • Carl Warren
  • Clinton Shaeffer
  • Curtis R Pierce
  • David Dawson
  • David L. Ulrey
  • Don Neuman
  • Donna Darlene Gross
  • Eddie A. Bowlers
  • Fred C. Newlin
  • Glen W Lamb
  • Helen Dawson
  • Hugh Lamont
  • Jack Davis
  • Jack L. Baurghman
  • James R Dawson
  • James R. Dawson
  • Jared O. Bauch
  • Jerry Lee Anderson
  • John A. Randall
  • John R. Stout
  • Joseph G. Knock
  • Judith Choate
  • Jurine M Moore
  • Kevin Burns
  • Leroy Kruskop
  • Linda R. Prueter
  • Linn Mar
  • Margaret Henke
  • Marion E. Thorpe
  • Mark W Livingston
  • Mary Ann Dawson
  • Michael P Frieden
  • Milo A. Popp
  • Oren L. Simmons
  • Pat Kress
  • Richard Deyoung
  • Richard E. Philpot
  • Richard Naeye
  • Robert Dawson
  • Robert J. Moubry
  • Robert W Smith
  • Roger Lee Backen
  • Ross E Orr
  • Ruby Higgins
  • Samuel Lee
  • Sheryle Dewulf
  • Stanley G. Kueter
  • Timothy D. Wilkey
  • Tom Railsback
  • Vonda K. Wallace
  • William Zenter
  • Yvonne Stephens

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Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette

Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Issue Date: October 15, 1974

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