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Woodlawn Booster and Bulletin (Newspaper) - October 8, 1968, Woodlawn, Illinois CTA Reroutes St Bus After Area Protest Protest Meeting READING a list of grievances against the University of Chicago and the CIA for rerouting the st bus to st Walter Seaton 6136 Greenwood addressed a group of Concerned C of Woodlawn who met Tuesday Oct 1 in Woodlawn to protest the handed way in which area residents hate been denied easy access to bus service upon the urging of University of Chicago During the meeting which was attended by a large number of enraged everyone pre- sent unanimously decided to fight the bus removal down to the last person Residents Skeptical Keeping On Guard SOMEWHAT RELIEVED but not completely relaxed by resumption of CTA bus No 59 travelling east on St ths Concerned Citizens of Woodlawn this week have vowed to be on the alert for any re-routing again of the busses on st in favor of University of Chicago personnel Originally University of the busses have been go has strongly urged the Cl A to to st on tne condition a YEAH NO 38 Published at 730 West St STewart 8 the busses on st to personnel er after strong protest action and determination by n Safari Brings Joy To Woodlawn J Woodlawn Fun In The Fall Y Deep In With George Wallace Tea Plans Bl I I I- I BOB GIBSON limbed to ness in the baseball world out an number ol 1 cague chanson De- THRILLED and excited over hat they term the perfect theme iron Tigers the Slates Senate was sinking to proportionate depths the striking out ol Supreme Com I Justice 1 back al trough Third Candidate George continued lo sling spit balls at both general public and the black in particular However since we in a so-called there is no umpire to call balks on and he has settled down into a daiK delivers ol disreputable political sputum Green 1170 E are busily working on details for a really stupendous and spectacular affair as enthusiastic over the group of committee men it has selected for the tea scheduled for Oct 20 in lawn Center auxiliary workers discussed the theme tumn and the many ideas it presented IN A MEETING at the home of the chairman Mrs neth Smith 1151 Hyde Park where appointment were made the group decided the Autumn fiesta theme used at their first annual W Clement Stone In Role TWENTY YOUNG hearts beat in joyous unison Monday night Sept 30 at the Woodlawn Urban arv Street routing of CTA ing study being made by the CTA to determine on what street the service will actually offer the greatest to the largest number of pas sengers and potential passengers Writing to Chairman George DeMent of the CTA in behalf of the Concerned Citizens of Woodlawn Theodore King 61 29 Greenwood indicated It seems unbelievable that a vice as large as yours would be moved or influenced to deny the thousands of residents the regular routing of bus service which has served this area for the past 25 to 30 years simply because you chose to favor the U of Chicago Accordingly H Knox office of physical planning and construction University of Chi cago addressed a letter to Theodore King Oct 4 which staled in part The University of Chicago has withdrawn its request of the Chicago Transit to study the ad- of continuing the Progress Center 1030 E Girls of Project Safari have found an angel W noted philanthropist and owner of the It is not policy to bring hard ship on any residents of the community nor to act unilateral and in opposition to Combined Insurance co of organisations of Woodlawn The ca guaranteed their trip to I University welcomes the la West Africa with a ty al any time to discuss check problems with the people of The donation represents half the lawn particularly through their cost of thc visit to West Africa The safari leaves community organisations Accordingly J A Burgeson CTA OOO Smiles 1 or me U would be more lo sil tea was perfect for this year's here and over pi own ess ol Bob Gibson 1 fort could hire lor hours and savor the sweet lasle ol restive fall hues will be used in i 1 the and designs of which permeates mv palate as a resull ol and colorful displays ol soul brothers Gibson and I ou lng lne season will be re- fleeted in the decor I COl II also wile thc hours adding lo WORKING WITH Mrs Smith HEARTY SMILES reveal the extent of joy and appreciation experienced by Dr of Urban Opportunity and 20 young dies who will soon depart on a Safari trip to Liberia The trip has been made possible partly through a gift of from W Clement Stone left noted go by air Nov 4 The 20 extolling public information assistant ad- Stone's largesse are VOLERA BATES 6217 met Leona 741 E Carolyn Bundy 5906 Indiana Shirley Christmas 1507 E pi Maine Crosby 6331 presented the check to young women Renetia Davis 7232 Dr Martin ing a special ceremony held at Woodlawn King Jr dr Urban Progress Center 1030 E St s in for Monday Sept 30 Persons standing beside they have worked hard all Stone are from left Mrs Abner summer are Linda Glasper 6217 in his letter to George liams Safari mothers Calumet Demse Hall 6449 Evans Dement Cl A chairman Theodore dressed a letter lo Mrs A B son 6131 Greenwood stating have received requests for retention of service on Streets well as of service on so a is being conducted to determine on what street tions will besl serve largest ber of passengers When our study is will be informed Mrs Eddie M Johnson chairman 721.4 r r n Maryna Lee 1454 t fan mothers and Dr Deton Brooks SHERRY MANLEY 6122 Mrs I who bv sheer 5731 Michigan invitations coincidence happens lo be Jewish I m not sure lhal Mrs Lotte lee 3826 Michigan there is else I could add lo this Wilson belh and Mrs Rector to the people deed has heen done who Re igam om real unwillingness committee details lo uphold law ol the land Instead tried to dis- Mrs McNeal 6327 muse prejudices behind a so-called i St I awrence Mrs Owen Bay lock ler and politics Politics had lillle lo do ith are Stop I orl is action loilas in addition to wearing Souvenir Program mints for various committees mil 01 c tide ol condemnation which has washed our senior Mrs Hayes 8222 and owner of the Combined director Committee on Urban Marva McNeal 1454 E making as a resull ol champlain and Mrs Jean Insurance Company of America Stone ty Carol Payne 1413 t Judy treatment ol I who bv sheer Cray 5731 Michigan invitations 1623 E ilt 6334 ley 1043 E Bobbie Smith 6448 Harper Anna Varnon 7043 and Cynthia Willis 6215 Wabash On hand for the presentation was Dr Deton J Brooks Jr director of Chicago tee on Urban Opportunity which operates Woodlawn I HE on ject Safari raised the half of the cost of the trip partly in gifts from other businessmen but ly through their own efforts in pulling on fashion shows and sun liar events The project grew out of a charm course a program of the Woodlawn UPC intended to raise sighls and of girls living in the Southside community The African trip under the joint sponsorship of Commission on Youth Welfare and thc Woodlawn Women's Service I eague was by Mrs Jo Green staffer AFTER MAKING his cash gift lo Woodlawn girls Slone re- the Slat ol David also the mantle ol 1 arl book activities while Mrs court which has heen in the ol this dec- Stone 9650 Mrs ade's n In all the a small Addie Curlis 6725 Si Lawrence and Mrs Helen Archer 9348 Union will help arrance the program for theie was no question about 1 orlas the tea lion lor the II all to the lael thai white MRS I II I IAN Robinson 900 is still white and don't vou il Nv Mrs The George campaign presents more ol a wih threat was a time when like main other Decora I assumed lhal the campaign il U gol un- uons committee and Mrs Mary der wav would those persons who Ann Parker 6123 St Lawrence grovel on veiv fringes ol and Mrs i C bv coincidence I happened lo have heen in I oop on will spark Publicity occasion ol recent C efforts tv prompted me to the reaction of a group of while persons who has congregated on the corner ol Drive real surprise was not the ol persons present but and exhibited people I saw were neither hippie oi violent black power anei nor As a ol lael main ol them were loop lunch hours to view new while hope these were upright while who swore bv Motherhood and pie I'm sine none ol these people would look out ol their windows to sec the Greal Grand Dragon ol kill klux Man hut here not ing bin a man whose verv basic is to render asunder the two major races of the I nit oil Stales II 11 S I S I O SHOU thai appeal subtle in it's implication is appealing in its acceptance In his Stiles Rights appeal is simpK Icl s uo back lo slavers lime w here those ho w ant to the law can and those w ho want oilier can have oilier I lie law and order appeal is of a no moie than thc while have to attack the dissident leg or otherwise Sure We're Pleased F r I of thc Women's HP ire urged to support its forts this as never before so lo Woodl cirls Stone re- program m Hit new THE REASON for the pleased are seated from left Mesdames Mari- their individual and will be a tangible asset to the sions these energetic ladies are displaying louise McNeal 6327 St Lawrence live thanks and those of the adult members of the Southside js a and sure to be successful one venir Book chairman Mary Ann Parker l sponsors in Service League He mv Mrs Jones js chairman of the 6323 St Lawrence Publicity chairman Women's Auxiliary of Woodlawn YWCA Melvina Hayes president and Invitations 1170 E which is spearheading its chairman and Mrs Jean McCray 5731 our second annual tea They are agreed that Michigan who is of this year's sip and chat fete Sunday Oct lions Mesdames Mary L Jack- 20 at Woodlawn Center will excel last son 3420 Grove financial year's affair in entertainment and tary Lillian Robinson Decorations Busy checking details and discussing man and Georgia Bacon 5537 C arrangements to make the tea just that Grove Center director lold King observed We realize that our right to this bus service based on Mr recent letter is still m jeopardy Thus we realize that unless we the residents of Woodlawn interests and welfare you nor the University are going to be too con- cerned Therefore we plan to continue with our and to mass all of the human resources of this area to oppose any plan to deny us the bus service which has been traveling along st Cottage Grove to Dorchester for dozens and of years long be fore buses were used when the noisy rumbling street cars used to clang clang their way along this very same route Unfortunately a race of people we are far too quiet and accepting for our own good You and the ity of Chicago have certainly set the stage for the firing of community tion plans in the lawn area and as a result we a re ourselves as a team with the that if we lose this fight today you or someone else will take the next right from us tomorrow Area Residents Get Roles In Wilson Drama lina i- Special Grant To U of Chi lilt of Chicago will receive 000 in federal funds for an intensive of acute heart attacks and their com- A contract from the National Heart Institute of the tional Institutes of Health has just been announced It calls for the two bed heart infarction re search unit in the Cardiology Ccn tcr of the University's Albert rill Billings Hospital I MI- will be con- ducted specialists in the Un- s Hospitals and Clinics and I he School of Medicine effort social the mam objective is motiva The Cardiology Center loped last vear with the support of Irving B Harris R Mar ns and the foundation n a I lace stales u rie q u i oc si Hindi Ins appeal tor a separation of the races with equal hut separate facilities should e a certain appeal to a large majority of a minority of groes who also the advantages of two ent worlds based on this concept alone George Wallace could well form a coalition between the the John Birchers the Black Muslims and the hlack intellectuals to really make up a includes the Hams c bloc SIVC Section m the BLf DISC Ol M INC these groups what other groups arc attracted lo the smell of separatism and all hues u hii find es in direct tion ami association u ilh blacks this includes the open housing protestors opponents to school and all the blue collar worker who lhal his collar is to lighten as a result ol the new push into lor ions it's still the saive old here ire to com- pete on a h i w equal basts t soon and m tin limes surplus his less white co worker of hope must be created for ple who previously have had 1 n d hope systematically beaten out of them It is my hope that the girls of the Safari project and optimistic little ladies that they are will understand fully that nothing in this life is impossible fnr them provided that they give enough of themselves in terms Hour residents are among persons who will ipate in the spectacular production of Shakespeare's Hamlet which will kick off the new theatrical season at Wilson City College 7047 Stewart Wed Thurs and I Oct 1618 are Manuel 1 urner 7646 May who will play the part of Claudius Marcia Peterson 6828 Ada will be cast in the role of Queen Gertrude both Tho mas Parnell and er 9052 May will alternate in role of Ophelia A f ter noon performances will begin at pm and the evening performances will be held in CSC honest strenuous warm hearted anj SIONF presented the The production will be under cheek he m turn the he auspices of the colleges drama of a token of gratitude Safari the girls presented him with a plaque and a memory book the guild has been presenting classic play lilt I Ml is one of four new units established by thc Mill at major medical centers across thc country Previously thc established such units in of other medical centers Meet My Students CREATIVITY AND ingenuity were the apparent trademarks of these third grade NHI had students attending Dulles Elementary and their number School 6311 Calumet While studying ly Chicago in their social studies class the students engaged their different talents in labora very ways In order to depict where the Indians lived they made corn shuck dolls quivers tepees and a large totem pole similar to made by thc Indians This classroom art project was roundly praised by all who saw the dents handiwork No wonder Miss Mildred Marsh 3rd grade teacher is smiling as she points lo her students with pride The students also appear to be pleased with themselves THE BULLETIN NEWSPAPER AND THE WOODLAWN BOOSTER CIRCULATION OFFICE HAS MOVED TO 633 EAST STREET 19 IRENE'S BEAUTY SHOP
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