Cedar Rapids Gazette, December 11, 1974, Page 10

Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette December 11, 1974

Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - December 11, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa —   •'(im Pf mw Mf jfflffwipm1'111 "i 1 ji;    1    11    'nm    nil    I    PU...... mw..... TOA The Cedar Rapids Gazette: Wed., Dec. ll, 1974 - Heir    Quitting    os    Cop    To    Study    Accounting LONDON (UPI) - An aristocratic london bobby with a name as long as your arm and a bank account to match is turning in his badge to take up a more conventional pursuit — making money He is studying to become an accountant with an eye on the day when he will have to make best use of his family’s millions But I/trd Strathnaver, known to his workmates as Temporary Detective Constable Alastair Sutherland. says he would recommend a police career to bluewoods as well as anyone else ‘‘I very much enjoyed my time and can’t speak too highly of the police.” he said. "I am leaving only because I need to get some more financial experience.”Son of Countess Sutherland. 27. already knows something of wealth Born Alastair Charles St (lair Sutherland. laird Strathnaver is the son and heir to the Countess of Sutherland. a Scottish noblewoman and one of Britain’s wealthiest peers Her 150,000 acres of moorland and prune agricultural property in Scotland — including a 120-room castle and valuable art collection — is the fourth largest private es tate on the British isles and is worth millions. laird Strathnaver had the right upbringing and went to the right schools He attended Eton and graduated from Oxford with degrees in philosophy, political science and ‘'co- nomies. Then ho became a cop. ‘‘Slightly Curious” “No one on the force resented me, although initially they found me slightly curious.’’ Sutherland (family motto “without fear”) said “But the feeling passed very quickly." Constable Sutherland spent two and a half years wearing the blue bobby’s garb and pounding a Inuit He was beaten up twice, drove a police car and battled demonstrators on anti-Vietnam marches Promoted to plainclothes work he became an expert at catching pickpockets on Oxford street, London's busiest shopping street After five years on the force he began studying accountancy and finally turned in his badge •I was never bored, even when it was cold,” he said “But the main thing was I felt I was being of some use to the community.” OWNSTAIR ► IU uper gift havings Warm, Handsome Carcoats and Jackets Reg. to 54.95 88 39 A group of carcoats and jock et$ with choice of poplin, wool or corduroy shell. Pile or self collars. Solid colors and some plaids. Famous name quality at special savings. Sizes 36-46, 48, 50 reg. (Tall sizes slightly higher) ARMSTRONG BUDGET MENSWEAR DOWNSTAIRS STORE Soft Brushed Acetate Tailored Pajamas Reg. $8 $5 Full cut long sleeve pajama provides roomy comfort yet warmth. Made from washable brushed acetate and nylon with stretchable waistband on pant and coat style top. Choice of turquoise, yellow, peach, lavender or blue in sizes 34 40. armstrong BUDGET LINGERIE DOWNSTAIRS STORE Ladies1 Pant Coats Reg. to 55.00 iv® 26“ 36“ Fake furs, meltons, corduroys, fabrics . . all fashioned into smart peacoats. Sizes 8-18 limited, shop early. (Coat pictured is a pinwale corduroy, 36 88) Better Budget Dresses Reg. to 36.00 PRICE Choose from cotton, cotton blend and polyester better budget dresses. A good selection of wanted colors and styles. Sizes limited: 8-20 and 144-241 2. ARMSTRONG BUDGET FASHIONS DOWNSTAIRS STORE Smart Dress Shirts Reg. 7.50 to 10.00 5 88 3 FOR 15.00 SAVE! Double-Knit Slacks A fantastic group of long sleeve dress shirts. Polyester'cotton permanent press blends Choose several for gift giving All feature stylish 2-button cuff, tapered or semi-tapered body. Solid pastels, prints and woven patterns. Sizes for most men. ARMSTRONG BUDGET MENSWEAR DOWNSTAIRS STORE ll 100% polyester double knit stocks in choice of belt-loop or dac-waistband Completely washable Trim fitting, always neat Solids, patterns and plaids in today s most wanted colors. Sizes 29 42 waist; 29-34 length (44 46 in solid colors only). ARMSTRONG BUDGET MENSWEAR DOWNSTAIRS STORE Our Best Selling Cardigan Sweater ii 77 3 DAYS ONLY!! This is one of our best selling sweaters, and a basic for every man s wardrobe. With thermostats at 68 ogam this year, sweaters are a must! This style can be worn for casual and semi-dress, too. Mode from washable 100% Orlon acrylic with 2 pockets. Choice of navy, brown, cornel, burgundy or rust. Sizes S,M,L,XL. ARMSTRONG BUDGET MENSWEAR DOWNSTAIRS STORE Fashionable, Giftable Sweater Sets 88 Reg.to 22.00 ii This sweater set would moke the perfect Christmas gift 100% acrylic, completely washable, the cardigan and sleeveless v-neck is color coordinated into lovely sets. A good selection of wanted colors. Sizes S,M,L ARMSTRONG BUDGET FASHIONS DOWNSTAIRS STORE Tonka 5th Wheel Camper 14“ WAS 23.10 Tonka 5th Wheel Camper has detailed interior designed with moving parts. Camper attaches or detaches from pick up with easy lever action. ARMSTRONG TOY SHOP—DOWNSTAIRS STORE Big Wheel wa* I /188 21.95    |C§ The ‘ original Big Wheel by Marx. The gift wonted by so many boys ond girls this year Buy now at the special low price. ARMSTRONG TOYS DOWNSTAIRS Still a good selection of 88‘ TOYS ARMSTRONG toy shop downstairs STORE Monopoly was 7.58 5 99 This is an old favorite that should be in every family's game chest Real Estate buying and selling ARMSTRONG TOY SHOP DOWNSTAIRS STORE Clue was 6.60 £99 The game that gives the players clues to solve the case ARMSTRONG TOY SHOP DOWNSTAIRS was 5.70 A new game that ii destined to become a favorite r*%t% your skill ARMSTRONG TOY SHOP DOWNSTAIRS STORf Battleship wa. *99 8 00 9 '*»* >'»,* mony ships you ran 'N' *'< *t>» sea battle APM',f*»r>nr, toy SHOP downstairs sroRp ;

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Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette

Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Issue Date: December 11, 1974

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