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Atchison Sunday Globe (Newspaper) - August 22, 1976, Atchison, Kansas 4 Atchison Mok Sandal hum 22. Ish Slattery to speak at demo event state rep. James c. Slattery. Topeka. 53rd District will be Culet speaker during a Democrat fund raising dinner at Riccardi Center on the Benedictine College South Campus 6 30 saturday night. Proceeds from the $10�a-plate Damar will be used to help a Nance the campaigns of legislative candidates in Atchison. Jackson Brown and Doniphan counties. Advance tickets Are available from any Democrat precinct committee Man or committee woman. Joan Adam of Atchison is serving As District dinner chairman. Assisting mrs. Adam with arrangements is mrs. Virginia Boma. Richard Senecal is serving a ticket chairman in Atchison county and Gene Lee immediate past chairman of the local Democrat party also serves on the dinner planning committee. Bernard Benton of Robinson is ticket chairman in Brown at that moment Down on the levee the year 1937 began in the rain. It rained in Wheeling and it rained in Cincinnati and it rained in Louisville and in Washington it rained while the president was telling 3,000 drenched spectators from his inaugural stand of his dissatisfaction with Quot one third of a nation ill housed ill Clad ill nourished a a it rained in the bayous of Arkansas and in the Hills of Pennsylvania and for a two Day period on the Plains of Ohio it rained six inches. Up and Down the Ohio and Elssi Sippi valleys it rained 16 inches Here 30 inches there. And rolling tributaries the White the Arkansas the ouachita the Monongahela coursing through to Sodden states dumped their foaming Waters into the swollen Ohio which in its turn plunged with such might and violence into the Mississippi that for a stretch the father of Waters flowed upstream never in recorded . History has a flood of such proportions visited such a vast Section of the country with such fury. By february 1,500,000 Are homeless and another 50,000, fleeing the lowlands around Memphis Are streaming into that old Steamboat town which itself la imperilled. It is apparent that the system of Quot flood proof a levees on the lower Mississippi recently completed by the army corps of engineers at a Cost of 1325 million will not be sufficient the Mississippi is expected to Crest at is feet at Memphis seven and a half feet above the record Crest. The levees must be strengthened and All must help. From out of their armoires come National guardsmen. From out of their hip. James Slattery county Raymond Hardin of Wathena is chairman in Doniphan county and Geneva Banos of Holton has tickets available in Jackson county. Atchison county democrats May also acquire tickets from the of Keefe Ball of Keefe and Lacey Law office Here. Rep. 81attery, son of or. And mrs. Charles Slattery route 4, is a till graduate of Maur Hill prep school and received his . And Juris doctorate degrees from Washburn University. He graduated with academic honors from the Netherland school of International economics and business in i960. Slattery was elected to the Kansas House of representatives in 1972 and re elected in 1974. His assignments in the legislature include the rules committee labor and Industry committee Federal and state affairs committee and democratic policy chairman. He is a licensed real estate broker with the love and Robb Agency in Topeka and a com Masai one officer in the Kansas National guard. His wife Linda is a teacher in the Topeka school system. Connie Smith nurse at Rock Well Ted will present a red Croes multimedia first Aid course for employees there aug. M. Work Camps come members of the civilian conservation corps. From out of the Shelby county penal farm in Tennessee leg Irons fast to Ankles comes a Chain gang Chain gang most urbanite of 1937 Are vaguely aware of this quaint practice in penology but Only through books and movies Rural southerners could on occasion get an actual look at the forlorn lines of Black faces working on roadbed but photographs of the men Are actively discouraged and extremely rare. For most americans then the picture they see in their morning papers february 2, 1937, four chained men on a Mississippi levee is an Eye opener in the truest sense in the lobby of Memphis Peabody hotel. Associated press photographer John Lindsay hears some talk hardly More than a Rumor about a Chain gang working on the levee nearby. No official will confirm the report next morning Early he rents a car. The going is rough roads washed out blocked. Snaking around Trees through a Patch of soggy Woods he finds his Way to the levee and sees the gang at work to his astonishment the guard is helpful cooperative offering him hot Coffee under a Canvas tent still. Lindsay is appalled personally Hurt at the sight. He wants to ask the guard Quot Why do they need chains while they re working Quot but he holds his Tongue and shoots several pictures. Driving Back he says to himself Quot maybe the pictures will do some several Days later after his pictures Are published he reads in the paper Quot chairman e w. Hale of the Shelby county commission has recommended commutation of sentences for the 500 Black prisoners who worked on the a doctor says misleading news about hormones by Lawrence k. Lamb. dear or. Lamb in january of 19731 underwent a total Hysterectomy and in july of the same year i was put on per Marin. I am now 51 years old the hormone therapy has helped me a great Deal but since the medical report came out in december 1975 linking the medication to a possible increase in cancer i have ceased taking per Marin. Now i am suffering the usual discomforts terrible sweats Etc. I try to stay indoors in the cold weather thus preventing colds from these Quot Sauna Bath a a i seem to be in. As both of my doctors have recently retired i would like your advice As to whether or not i should continue to take the medication dear Reader i have commented on this before but because of the enormous disservice the news Media have done thousands and perhaps millions of women i will comment on it again. The news Media Many of the participants in the so called congressional bearings and certain so called Consumers groups should hang their collective head in shame for the misery they have caused you and Many like you of a doctor had done the same thing you might sue him for malpractice. Perhaps you could sue some of those who were involved in the congressional hearings what has happened is Plain massive Public malpractice. The news stories entered on the sensational aspects of the increased risk a Small and not fully substantiated a and failed miserably to get the message to women like you that the suspected increase was for cancer of the uterus. You Don t have a uterus so the risk does not apply to you at All. Thanks to unbalanced and incomplete reporting women like you have been sweating it out a literally. That is an excellent example of the i advisability of listening to non medical people about Medicine. The news Media showed they had Little appreciation for the mass effect of their sensational stories on women. I doubt they even eave it a second thought so. If you women who have already had a Hysterectomy have been put through unnecessary pain and suffering you have a right to be indignant id like to take this occasion to again remind people to never change their medicines on the basis of a news Story or something they have Beard on to. That can be a grave mistake for your health. See your doctor who is familiar with your Case and let him decide what is Best for you. In your Case you will need a doctor anyway to i Hope you will take ibis matter up with him. I have had literally hundreds of women write to me with the same question you have asked who knows How Many More women have been caught up in this Blooper i constantly see misinformation about health published or hear items on to that Are totally incorrect. There is Little we can do about this to protect the Public from Quot Mal information Quot because any controlling measures would conflict with the first amendment of the Constitution even our freedoms Are sometimes a mixed Blessing. To give you More information on your problem i am sending you the health letter number 5-12, menopause. Others who want this information can Send a Long stamped self addressed envelope with 50 cents for it. Address your letter to men in care of this newspaper . Box 1551, radio City station new York by 10019. William Harrison mall towers patient in the intensive care unit at the Atchison Hospital is reported As improving. He is suffering with chronic bronchitis asthma and allergies. Cold Beer chilled wines. Dyers liquor 1007 Skyway. Diane Zeit Ben Dens worked her last Day in the red Cross office at City Hall wednesday under a special employment program of United tribes. She will now enrol in Highland Junior College. Claim female guard lessens prison tension Danbury com. Apr a female correctional officer trained to handle a pistol and a carbine at a men s Federal prison Here has had Quot a mellowing effect on the whole institution a prison psychologist says. Quot the Guys respond to her sensitivity and concern for their welfare Quot said or. Stanfield a psychologist at medium Security Federal correctional institution Fri. One inmate says that Gloria Pappajohn of Danbury is Quot the greatest thing that Ever happened to Quot no one says anything a tory to her everyone her. When you see a a Hack in uniform you think of the cop froment said women were eligible for correctional officer lobs except in maximum Security prisons she traded in her typewriter for a ring of keys and rotating shifts patrolling prison grounds. She Learned to use a carbine and a caller pistol for duty in the prison s Tower where she watch for fires unusual movements in the nearby Woods and escape attempts. She a also worked the Yard unarmed at the time overseeing cleanup details and Fol lowing the garbage truck on its rounds to done to Stow away in the trash and escape. At night she patrolled the Yard with her flashlight checking doors and probing Corners looking for the unexpected. Mrs. Pappajohn says the hardest thing for her to get used to is the five bed counts for prisoners she must be on hand for. Quot in a not frightened but i feel As if in a intruding on what Little privacy they be got left Quot said mrs. Pappajohn whose husband and two sons have had to get used to her overnight hours. She says she is not terribly anxious to work in Quot receiving and stripping Quot but thinks Quot they re going to skirt around and in a not going to be treated any differently than the men Quot she said. Quot i Don t know of it s to prove to them a female is Able to do it or mrs. Pappajohn says her fellow guards have been very helpful Quot they did kid me a Little bit but they Neaily have helped me steered me right. I was talking to a Friend of mine who just took a Job in an All male factory and she s had a much harder 1st anniversary Celebration saturday August 28,1976 sweep recycling Center South 5th Street viaduct. Bring clean Glass jars a bottles with cars removed. Clean steel cans with labels removed. Clean aluminium cans and foil newspapers bundled bagged or boxed. Receive a free Wisk Broom and our Hearty thanks for your support Quot but i took the lob a a firm Maka Aura inmates believer in equal Opportunity Glaman insurance a realty. 104 North seventh 367-2636 Atchison Jaycees will hold a general membership meeting in the Board room of the old Cooper foundry in the 1500 Block of Skyway 7 30 tomorrow night. On the Street who suppressed you searched and Alsea you a there a hostility. But no Man s Gonna let anything happen to her in this mrs. Pappajohn worked in the of Cir a mental health department for 2 it years before switching to the correctional officer Job. When the Federal gov music Aal Only has its dramatic effect of Savage breasts Bat also. Or to it would appear Here of objects d Art. Sculpted lady who looks to be carried right off her Pedestal by Robert Quot one Mao Quot Joh Asoo s performance la the Garden of now Yorkus museum of Modem Art is appropriately entitled Quot floating figure Quot. A native of Chippewa Falls. Wit., Johnson made Hie new York debut with a country rag and Clastic mute concert utilising six and 12-string gutters bottle Bock National Aud electric guitars foot pedal Baas i hat cymbal Harmonica sad a too. 11 00 . To 3 00 . Lunch special boy get i free Only $ 1.19 each we re your lunch bucket our lunch special is great its hot Light Thrifty and fun. You get 2 pieces of Chicken Slaw and a Roll All for Only $1.19. Plus when you buy three lunch specials one at a time or All at one time a anytime this month Well give you the fourth one free. Keep track of the lunch specials you buy with the attached record card. Bring the card in tomorrow for your first lunch special and see Why Quot everybody loves what the colonel lunch special available from 11 . To 3 . Only. Have a barrel of fun emf Civ fixed a Kiiko it 813 so. Belt St. Joseph to. 22nd and Francis St. Joseph to. 14th and main Atchison Kansas students Toko your Aie Hiton daily Globe with you. Keep up on the news i 9 months subscription by mail $15.00 plus 45c sales tax on subscription delivered in Kansas use the Handy order form below or Cau the Globe 367-0513. The Atchison Dally Globe Date to Start 1015 25 main Atchison Kansas 66002 please Start a special rack to College subscription name. Street. City. Enclosed please find 115.0# plus sales tax of applicable. State zip

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