Arlington Heights Daily Herald Suburban Chicago Newspaper Archives Nov 12 1959, Page 149

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Daily Herald Suburban Chicago (Newspaper) - November 12, 1959, Chicago, IllinoisDupage county year 41 Fili Noto november 1959 3 48 pages a year Loc a copy Fenton referendum Over the 2-1 t 1 local kids i o Aid retarded Volunteer workers representing Bethany youth Fellowship and the. Senior taxis of the first Erian Church will go Itasca next thurs to raise funds National Assoc a Ion for retarded children. Nearly vote for students Hoffman to seek return to Congress congressman Elmer j. Hoffman has announced plans to seek Reno my nation to Congress rather than to sock the top nomination Tor the office of governor in the i960 Republican primary Loti. In a congressional District press interview a his Home in Wheaton Friday Hoffman reaffirmed his let in the open primary but said that a bid by him Lor the governorship would have to be a hard Light with an incumbent governor As a can dictate and that party scars could result. He thought that Strattan would is a Strong Man As an opponent of Douglas Tor Tho Tetter s Senate and that Secretary of state Charles f. Car Pintler would be a Strong candidate Lor gov strut ton can win the election Tor governor in no vember of he but he must overcome areas of unrest by jots of hard Woi k. He was positive Strotton would seek and added his belief that the fact of a third term would not of itself be a Factor. People of High stature influenced my Deci Hoffman added. There were a great number of people in our congressional embodying do Kane and Mchenry who asked that i continue to serve them in Congress with a continued Espousal of the welfare of our country through fiscal sanity in government. Fiscal he be the key Issue in the coming Congress ton a f Good folks from the 1 Ith District stated they Wottle support to either in the race for governor or for Renom to Congress. They hoped i would return to the Washington scene. In deference to their said i plan to enter the forthcoming primary Tor re Noel notion to con although not having a great love for the City of Washington he de scribed the Post of Congress Man As one filled with Chat lunges and intense interest which he found rewarding never said did gop bigwigs come to him and Tell him How to cast his vote in a Down the Law voters of Fenton High school District no. 100 turned out in near record numbers last saturday to Register a 1292 to 656 vote of approval for the proposed school Bond Issue. This Issue of was submitted by the Board of education in order to raise the funds needed a breakdown of the voting by precincts is As yes no spoiled total Mohawk 85 80 2 167 Green Street .___298 113 6 Tioga 532 297 11 840 Wood Dale. 377 166 5 548 totals -----------------1292 656 24 1972 to expand the present building to a capacity of pupils As recommended by the citizens advis. Ory Council. The Large turnout of 1972 voters was indicative of the Strong interest of the Public in the expanding school pro there were 24 ballots spoiled in voting. A break Down of the voting by precinct at a Board of education meeting nov. Arrangements were completed for the Sale of a portion of these Bonds. It is now expected that the bids will be requested nov. 30. It is anticipated that 4 to 5 months of time will be needed final build ing specifications and work ing drawings can be ready for construction bidding. First Aid course for Wood Dale a Standard red Cross first Aid course will begin Satur Day november 14 at the Wood Dale lire Wood Dale according to Andrew 150 Forest View Volunteer instructor for the course. The free which is designed to teach people the latest hed Cross techniques in emergency care of the in will be held from 2 to 4 . For five consecutive saturdays. People May Register for the course by cutting Larson at or by signing up at the fire station on opening Day. Anyone 16 years of age or older is eligible to enrol in the course. Each person must buy a Book and band Lor course use at a Cost during the past fiscal senior play at trag presented by the Fenton. H a ghz class formantes scheduled novem Ber and 21 in Little curtain time Varland plays the starring role of. A courageous girl who dares to defy the King. Tom Tennent portrays King the theme of this tragedy is still As pertinent today As it was Over one thousand years ago. The language is the costumes a and the setting is abstract. This innovation i n High school plays presents a new challenging phase of High school entertainment. Tickets for the play Are 80 cents for adults and 40 cents for students. With activity cards Are admitted free. Tickets will be Avail Able at the Antigone was written by Sophocles and was translated to modern language by. Jean Anouilh. Public shoot this weekend the Bensenville police department will conduct its first trap shoot for the Public sat urday and sunday from 11 . To 4 . Ben Senville pistol at the East end of. South from Green. Prizes will geese and ducks. Ammunition will be an other Public shoot will be held the following november weather per. Mitting. Miss Wood dale9 be picked saturday the Wood Dale Lions club is holding its filth annual Wood Beauty contest and dance saturday at the Wood Dale fire House. A feature of this year s con Tost is the cooperation afforded by several organizations out the town. In providing Quail fled from other for selection of the winners. The property owners association has obtained mrs. Cla former belgian Palma Tive of the United states at the Brussels world fair. The Wood Dale Garden club is provi Aing h. An and the fire department and auxiliary has obtained Josephine were attended by Chi Cago area people. The Patricia Stevens school of Charm is offering a scholarship to the Winner and will two Lor Hie occasion. Many other prizes civic organizations of we and Sharon. The present miss Wood. it is. Will m is year of the entree be 8 go toward Lions Here is an example of one of the displays to be used tonight at the open House at Fen ton High school. This is a Tesla the gives off High frequency Waves that pass through the air. And cause the Light bulb to glow when placed near the Coil. This demonstration will be in room 68. Sam shown operating the machine. Photo Mission nov. The voters of Itasca will be called upon to decide whether or not the Village s form of government should be abandoned for a commission form of government. The special election is the result of a petition sign by a group of Itasca residents who have objected to zoning decisions made by the present Board of trustees. Legal Ity of the petition was upheld and the Board was or dered to Call the special note. _ an informed vote on an Issue of such importance is the responsibility of every voting citizen. With in the Register herewith explains the commission form of. Its disadvantages and differences from the present governing by Edwain is in the state of 73. Of whose 1400 municipalities now operate under the commission system the following Legal provisions prevail for this form of gov the distribution of Powers and dirtiest is Cen tired in five accounts and Public health and streets and Public in and Public property. A Council of five Mem mayor and four with member exercising All executive and. Administrative Powers an d duties for a separate department 2.-any proposed legislative in to the Council by a Pettlon of 25 per cent of the voters. The Council then must either pass the Ordi Nance within 301 Days or a special election submitting adoption of. The proposed Ordi Nance to popular if Only 10 per cent of the voters the the ordinance then May be held for. Vote. The if not passed originally by. Council. This known As provision of the commis government. Electors May referendum on dlr Aiice passed by tie a signed at least lip per Vcenta of. Those j do into after the Fuli Nied. The Council not repeal measured is. Re i government provides for a mayor and four commission As opposed to the present system a president trustees. 5. Candidates for commissioner Are nominated by a petition of at least 25 a primary election is held to reduce the number Candi commission to additional election in each Village elec Tion year. 6. Ers All elected commission Are subject removal from at any time prior to Terhi by a removal May also be submit Ted to the commission of government must remain in operation for at i least two and then May be abandoned in the same popular it was in commissioners under the proposed Ern ment. Are ejected specific functions. In i carrying responsible. To the Yot put then in o of ice the through May initiate shall hinge Council the1 tows gives them la Village government than Der the present what Are the advantage of Liis form of government arguments for Commissio systems 1. Fixed responsibility. The. Commissioner is directly responsible for the function h has been elected to1 perform and will be More responsive to Public opinion in constantly facing possible recall from o the voter can get quiche with the provision. T initiate legislative action directly rather than wait to the vote of a representative Board. 3. The. Commission form i More the peo pie themselves actually gov pm. 4. P6wer and response Bilir Are entered in a Small com Mission. 5. This lorm of government will bring better men to o Here is the Otter Side the divided r e s p o Psi Bilitz to. Little coordination among the. Up Miossi 2. There. Is no chief exec Zelop friction among the members. 3. With each Commissi Ojie administering his own Depar there is no system and 4. The commission form depends on1 highly and interested Impo Tant decisions Are left in the hands of the few taking a five part in Village affairs exe else excessive Power Tiro us use of. Initiative the mayor cannot r move appointees of the com 6. The . Number. Candidates for each office be mits Small pressure groups nominees. 7. Petitions Are very was to and serve. To Council Progress on programs Public Inte Power of used i ssi Okeife who Viust de c id this groups excessive Jove numerous As a costly Vand 1 the drive is being conducted National retarded Chil week recently pro claimed by president Eisenhower. The largest percentage the funds raised wih go to Community welfare for mentally retarded children. I local chapter of the nation association made up of parents of retarded children and friends of the group. One of the principal projects under the sponsorship Community welfare is Lin Coln school near Bensenville. This school provides training or 34 retarded children rang no in age from six to 21 trom 12 Western suburbs. Financing of the training program comes from tuition fund raising events and contributions from interested individuals and a smaller percentage of funds raised in the current drive will go to the National association Lor research into causes a and prevention of men Tal retardation. Community welfare for mentally retarded children was formed in 1950 and has operated classes for the re in Bonaparte school in Glen Ellyn for the past seven years. This classes were transferred to the Lincoln school. The Par ent group pupils share the building with 10 to 20 higher Evel retarded children enrol de in Public school classes the non tuition classes Are operated by the school Assoc concurrently with Atlon for special education of Dupage a joint project of 40 school districts. The new share the school plan was devised in june this year when Jerome a. Director of special education Tor the offered the Parent group rent free quarters in the of the Lincoln school. The. Public school classes Are con ducted in first floor rooms. The Parent group shares the costs of the school heat and janitor serv a ices and pays for its own teachers Pupil por tation and equipment and supplies. With More space and better equipped the ends group Hopes to enlarge its enrolment and services to retarded children who cannot meet the require ments for Public school train ing. Soden has korean War Bonus Apps As a Public service to vet. Erans Ray Soden of Bensen Ville s Tioga Post Hail korean War Bonus applications available to any men in the area who May qualify. He can be reached at the Tioga Home or at Porter 6 1064. Vow senior vice commander for the fifth District and Tioga legislative says he will be Happy to assist eligible vets in fill ing out the applications. What s happening to Wood the new Village Council has been in office six months and what has it Why Aren t the sewer lines where what doing to improve our Are we going to get a of anything these and Many other Are in the minds of most Wood Dale residents. These questions Are asked with sincere Are reasonable and most assuredly deserve an _ to answer in one article would neither be fair or the Village Council. Each question should and handled reply. With the generous assistance of this newspaper i have been Given permission to write a sri Alt article entitled the starting next thursday i will begin to answer these and other questions that come to my attention. It is the concern of every one of to see Wood Dale does not step Back your attendance at Village meetings would be both welcomed and appreciated. If you Are unable to attend these meetings at least try to keep abreast of your Village affairs by Reading the weekly article Bob Cesar commissioner Village of Wood Dale High school open o 1 House is tonight Fenton High school s annual open House will be held tonight from to . For this year s open arrangements have been made for parents to Confer with teachers and visit the school. Displays have been prepared by the students for parents to. Inspect while waiting to Confer with the teachers. The science department will the Tesla this Coil was built by Ken a for Mer Fenton now studying1 at the University of Illinois. It operates on. The same principle As the stoves that Cook with sound Waves. The Industrial arts depart ment has a show Case of the work done by some of the Industrial arts students. Each department will have a display in a showcase or in a classroom for parents to in grades Are Given to Fenton students today and parents May discuss these with the teachers during the As open each teacher has Many parents to parents Are asked to limit their conferences with each tive1. With mayor Only equal status Iother commissioners. This can de petition signed by 55 per cent of the voters. Questions of teacher to five minutes. Due to crowded not All teachers wid be found in their classrooms. A directory of where each teacher will be has been included with the student Grade slips. There also will be a list posted near the main office for those who do not receive a list. This open House program is being held As a part of Amer ican education novem Ber 8 to 14. Parents May visit the schools anytime but Are to do so tonight. Refreshments will be served in the High school cafeteria from p. The open House program is sponsored by Board of Edu cation District no. 100 and has been planned the Fenton High school teachers Assoc a to apiece. 10. Commissioners salaries Aref far greater than paid to officials now. I with ithe present govern ment As in -most1 the six affairs of the Village. Wit Iii. Board the trus assigned of ithe to visit and study other county members of the Board of supervisors county h o me committee Are planning visits other county Homes in Illi Nois in a the prob lems which face the Dupage county convalescent Home commit of the nine township is faced with requests for Eligi ble admissions which match the number of patients now . Ithe Loail a jj410 it i he l a w Ballerina and a Nave been donated . W Home to capacity

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