Cedar Rapids Gazette, December 15, 1974, Page 9

Cedar Rapids Gazette

December 15, 1974

View full page Start A Free Trial!

Issue date: Sunday, December 15, 1974

Pages available: 298

Previous edition: Saturday, December 14, 1974

Next edition: Monday, December 16, 1974

NewspaperARCHIVE.com - Used by the World's Finest Libraries and Institutions
About Cedar Rapids GazetteAbout NewspaperArchive.com

Publication name: Cedar Rapids Gazette

Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Pages available: 3,726,819

Years available: 1932 - 2016

Learn more about this publication
  • 2.18+ billion articles and growing everyday!
  • More than 400 years of papers. From 1607 to today!
  • Articles covering 50 U.S.States + 22 other countries
  • Powerful, time saving search features!
Start your membership to the world's largest newspaper archive now!
Start your genealogy search now!
See with your own eyes the newspapers your great-great grandparents held.

View sample pages : Cedar Rapids Gazette, December 15, 1974

All text in the Cedar Rapids Gazette December 15, 1974, Page 9.

Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - December 15, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Registration Open for "Operation Native Son College seniors arriving home this week tor the Christmas recess can still reg- ister In advance (or next week's "Operation Native "An Information sheet about the project will be sent by return mail to all pre-reg- Chairman David Faltls said Saturday. "In addition, seniors who register In advance will save them- selves time at the registration desk Dec.27." That Is the date for the 10th anniversary "Operation Na- tive Son" sponsored by the Personnel Managers com- mittee of the Cedar Rapids- Marion Area Chamber of Commerce. The event, which will be held at the Town House, will provide seniors an opportunity to talk with employers about career open- ings in the Cedar Rapids area. Registration and participation are free. The event will be open to young men and women throughout Eastern Iowa Students at all Iowa colleges and universities have been alerted to the project through bulletin board posters and other material provided place- ment directors at each school. The chairman also an- nounced Saturday that seniors planning to attend can for- ward a copy of their college placement dali form, If they want, and Chamber of Commerce personnel will make additional copies for them to use Dec. 27. Almost 90 seniors already have. pre-reglstered and packets are being prepared for them so they won't be delayed at the registration desk. Similar packets will be prepared for seniors register- ing this week. Seniors can register simply by sending their name, home address, name of college or university and major field of study. The information can be mailed to "Operation Native 127 Third street NE, Cedar Rapids, 52401. Party, Basketball Tourney Slated at Central YMCA A Christmas party and an elementary school basketball tournament will highlight the holiday schedule which gets underway this week at the Central branch YMCA. Deadline for entry of teams in the basketball tournament lor fifth and sixth grade boys is Thursday. The Christmas party will be Saturday from 11 a.m. to p.m. in the Molt room at the Y. Regular swimming classes will end Wednesday and regu- lar gym classes will end Sat- urday in order to accommo- date two weeks of "fun swims" and "fun gyms" nnl only for elementary students but also for junior and senior high students. Larry Lulz, youth program director, said Saturday that home room classes are organ- izing teams to compete in the basketball tournament. "It lis not necessary for a boy to be a member of the Y in order to play on one of the Lutz emphasized. "Participation is free, of course, to Y members and other boys can register for a program fee." Tournament pairings will be set up after Thursday's entry deadline and games will be played Dec. 26, 27 and 28. Tournament finals will be at p.m. Dec. 30. Saturday's YMCA Christ- mas party will be open to all youth members of the Y. The 90 minutes of festivities will include games, prizes and refreshments. Peggy Brock, Y aquatics Optimist Tree Lot Open Longer The Tuesday Noon Optimist club Christmas tree lot at Kingston stadium will be open 15 extra hours this week, Chairman Robert Klopp said. The lot, adjacent to the Kingston tennis be open until 9 tonight. Starring Monday, Optimists will man the lot at 10 a.m., instead of the usual 1 p.m. weekday time, and the lot will remain open until 9 p.m. every night. Saturday will be the final day. All proceeds from the an- nual tree project will be used in year-round youth activities, including Optimist-sponsored groups and contributions to other youth organizations in the areav Plastic Bottle Use Booming NEW YORK (AP) De- partment of commerce figures show that plastic bottle pro- duction scored another 7 percent gain in 1973 and Is increasing again this yoar, re- ports the Society of the Plas- tics Industry. Between 1972 and 1973, blow-molded plastic bottle production jumped to 7.4 bil- lion units from 6.9 billion. An analysis of the figures shows significant gains in the household chemical, food and beverage, and automotive and marine categories, with a moderate gain in packaging for Industrial chemicals. Major growth was recorded in the medicinal and health, and toiletries and cosmetics categories director, said Saturday that the holiday fun swims will start Thursday with the pool open from- 4 to p.m. both Thursday and Friday. Saturday's pro-party activi- ties will include fun swim and gym periods starting at a.m. for youth members (6 to 12 years of The game lobby also will be open from 9 a.m. to noon. The pool, gym and game lobby will open at 1 p.m. Sat- urday for junior and senior high students. The fun swims and fun gyms will be scheduled nearly every day throughout the holi- day season with the game lobby also open all day. Regu- lar classes will resume Thurs- day, Jan. 9. The Central Y will be closed Christmas and New Year's day. It also will close at 1 p.m. Dec. 24 and Dec. 31. Killions Leather Lined Double Leather Soles Handsomely Styled Holiday Special! Men's Wing-Tip English Brogues by Churchill Regularly 30.00 The man who knows what's happening prefers our fine English brogues featuring all leather construction. Full leather lining, double leather soles, plus handsomely grained uppers. Black, antique tan. 7-1 1-12. widths. Cedar Rapids: Downtown Third Floor and Lindale Plata Iowa City: Mall Shopping Center on Six at Sycamore The famous support bras, firm control girdles and All-in-Ones that are comfortable for hours. SAVE 1.00 on 18 HOUR BRAS .Style Straps-Reg. NOW ONLY Style Straps-Reg. 6.50 NOW ONLY Style Stretch Straps-Reg. 9.50 NOW ONLY Style Closure Longline, Tricot 10.50 NOW ONLY DD'CupS 1.00 fDOfO) SAVE 2.00 on 18 HOUR GIRDLES 1.00 on Briefs) NOW ONLY 9.95 8.95 12.50 11.95 NOW ONLY 9.95 Average NOW ONLY 10.50 Long 13.95 NOW ONLY 11.95 Regular Girdle-Reg. 11.95 NOW ONLY 9.95 High Waist Average Leg- Reg. 15.50 NOW ONLY 13.50 High Waist Long Leg- Reg. 15.95 NOW ONLY High Waist Girdle-Reg. NOW ONLY 11.95 AND INTRODUCING... 13.95 13.95 High Waist BrIet-Reg. 11.95 NOW ONLY 10.95 (All XL and XXL 1.00 more; XXXL and XXXXL 2.00 more) On sale for the first time ever! Style Stretch 6.95 NOW ONLY 5.95 Style Tricot Straps-Reg. 7.50 NOW ONLY SAVE 3.00 on 18 HOUR ALL-IN-ONE Open Style-Reg. 19.95 NOW ONLY Brief 20.95 NOW ONLY (Now in 34D) SALE ENDS JANUARY 11, 1975 Cedar Rapids: Downtown Strmt Floor, Second Floor and Plata Iowa City: Mall Shopping Center on Six at Kill, ions Buy Now and Save! The Cedar Rapids Gazelle: Sun., Dec. 13, 5A Killian's Downtown and Lindale Plaza, Cedar Rapids and Mall Shopping Center, Iowa City OPEN SUNDAY Killians MONDAY ONLY SPECIAL Holiday confections that are warm and delightfully laced Several Styles of Long Gowns REGULARLY 9.00 Deliciously soft, brushed gowns of acetate and nylon for warm winter coziness at its best! Several styles for you to choose from in a delightful array of pastel shades. Laced or embroidered for fun trimmings. Gowns are available in sizes small through large. A special gift this season! Cedar Rapids: Aisle Bar, Downtown Street Floor, Second Floor and Lindale Plaza Iowa City: Mall Shopping Center on Six at Sycamore A .f Monday Downtown AM PM Mall Shopping C.nter, lowo City; AM to Mrf ;