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Beatrice Daily Sun (Newspaper) - July 21, 1973, Beatrice, Nebraska Americans hell Bent on roughing it. Comfortably a ass Washington Nea americans with coins jingling in their pockets and four Day weekends facing them Are hell Bent on finding an escape from the pressure of civilization that provided them both the Money and the Leisure time. And ifs All so simple see you just plunk Down $10,000 to $30,000 for a trailer camper or a Mote. Home and you can hit the Road in a Way that Jack Kerouac and John Steinbeck never dreamed possible. Recreational veh cles called a rec veese by the fraternal members Are filling the highways. Their number Rose from 83,500 in 1961 to Well Over 6.5 million today with a five fold increase expected Over the next three years. It used to be that you lugged an old dome topped aluminium trailer out into the wilds Andi some of the campsites Are roughed it All by yourself but almost As Plush As the rec vees today a rec Vee owners Are More themselves. Tennis courts demanding of luxury and less swimming pools even cocktail concerned with privacy. Trailer Camps cover the country and even with the5r spectacular increase rec Vee owners Are often crushed to find that All available water sewer and electrical Hook Are rented when they wobble into a Camp after dark. Some Relief from this problem was obtained last year when a new computerized camping system was installed in the National Park service. Hertz ramada inn and american express initiated the dial a campsite system in Yellowstone and grand Teton Parks in Wyoming Yosemite in California grand Canyon in Arizona and Acadia in Maine. Lounges Are offered to the family out roughing it in its fibreglass aluminium Van. There Are Bike paths and wooded walks for nature lovers racing space for those who bring along their Dune buggies and motorcycles. The stardust hotel in Las vegas offers 200 campsites with a swimming Pool Bathhouse and laundry room. It does no to have its own Casino yet but the facility is so popular that 700,000 campers have used it since january. There is now a three Day parking limit. But a limitation of parking time does no to cramp the style of the average rec Vee owner one Whit. Mobility is the whole Point. Few campers Park for longer than overnight. One retired Man told time Magazine that he and his wife were planning to Camp in different Sites for 52 weeks until they decided on a place to live. This new recreational trend makes America seem like a giant ant Hill that has just been stirred with a stick. Everyone is on the move. And curiously the rec Vee owners show very Little american Pioneer spirit when venturing into the unknown. There is Little evidence that this Herd of suburban expatriates can endure the rustic byways if deprived too Long of their comforts. A certain tension sets in if a family finds itself stranded More than 20 minutes away from room service. And so the motor Home the the floors Are covered with camper Van the rec Vee has i marbleized Vinyl partially Laid evolved As a monstrous joke on with shag carpeting. Instruction the american tradition of caning out the wilderness and establishing a new Frontier. Motor Homes Are a piece of Suburbia bound in Chrome on six wheels. They Are air con a i t i o n e d and heated stereophonic sound and Crank up to antennae Are optional. There Are electric lights for the night time and plastic Bubble skylights for the Day. Rubber foam mattresses and to Lounger chairs Are upholstered in color coordinated scotch guarded fabrics. The Kitchen is equipped with oven stove fridge Freezer and a sink with hot and cold running water. There is a bathroom with a Shower Basin and flush toilet. Books provide advice to the Mobile homemaker on How to mop Wax and shampoo them. Electrical outlets ensure that she will not be deprived of her electric Broom and Buffer her television for soap operas or the trusty toaster. To form some Touchstone of permanence the owners of these rec vees obviously unnerved by All this Freedom band together across state lines in clubs that Are based on the Brand of motor Home they purchased. Financed partly by the manufacturers they often travel in Highway caravans to a specified campsite for rallies or a a jamborees that Are planned by their elected the International fan Traver club s july 1970 rally was called a Christmas in the members met together for Fellowship comforted that their Mobile split level Homes on wheels were once again settled into some semblance of the neighbourhood living from which they sought to escape. They decorated their trailers with Christmas lights and sat around the campfire batting mosquitoes and s5nging yuletide carols. The Only thing missing was the Pat and the Little league. Americans have abandoned the work ethic As anyone who has Ever tried to have a television set repaired knows. And it looks As though they have a Long Way to go before they polish up the new found play ethic. Thanked god for life explorer scout finds it hard to accept death of four buddies Yellowstone National i swim to Shore but a Bob made a Park Wyo. Apr i thanked god for life after i got to Shore a said rim Jones 14, of Albuquerque . The explorer scout swam to Shore wednesday and wandered All night Barefoot after four of his friends had drowned. A a it a hard to accept the death of your buddies i ddn to accept it until i saw their bodies a Jones said from a wheel chair in Lake county Hospital Here today. Park official Vera Hennesay said seven boys and two adult leaders from explorer chapter 406 from the mormon Church 6th Ward in Albuquerque were on a six Day trip to Yellowstone Lake. Jones said they had eaten lunch and were heading into the lakes Southeast when a sudden thunderstorm developed. Four canoes and two kayaks turned around and attempted to return to the East Side of the while the other Canoe made for the West Shore. Jones said two canoes were swamped by the rough Waters. Jones Saki he and Bob Saf ran 16, of Albuquerque were in the water together trying to mistake. He insisted on floating on his Back and let the Waves carry him in but the Waves kept hitting him in the face. I told him you have to keep moving or you la a Bob started turning real Gateway realty plans open House Gateway realty at 120 s. 5th will have its open House monday july 23 with ribbon cutting at 2 . The real estate firm is owned and managed by f. Warner Smith or. It has been completely remodeler and is located in the building previously occupied by the social Security office. Smith has the Gateway realty franchise in Beatrice and is responsible for Gage Johnson and Pawnee counties. A native of Beatrice Smith has been in the real estate business in Beatrice since 1952. His wife Verna is office manager. Real estate salesmen Are Harlan Overbeck and Joe a Stiefvater or. Refreshments will be served during the open House. Kids Korner Daffodil is Tigeris again by Evelyn Martin remember me in a Millys cat Daffodil. Really i own Milly. One Day i was sitting at the top of the stairs to the garage watching Milly get ready to go in her car. All at once i noticed something so i ran Down the stairs past Milly in her car and out the garage door. Milly sat gazing after me. I knew die drive out until i was safely out of the Way there was this Fluffy Black cat on my property. I chased him away catching up with him just outside our Fence. We a mixed it up a and he went wandering off toward the neighbors while i fluff tailed it Back to our garage with my Best Chessy cat Grin of Triumph. A really Daffodil a reproved Milly. A when i think of the times in be gone dashing out to protect you because i was her. I knew shed forgive me soon. While Milly was gone i remembered that cats Chase Birds. So i caught a cute Little Gray one in the Yard. Milly came Back and found me holding this Bird in my Mouth wondering what i should do next. A Daffodil a exclaimed Milly stooping to gently pry my Mouth open. She took the Bird and examined it. A you Arentt hungry. I feed you so much now that your whiskers Are Likely to pop off a declared Milly. A a let a not have you chasing Birds. You Are a real Tiger today a i leaned against her Ankles and rubbed lovingly purring in my Best imitation of a Lawn Mower. I watched while she set the Bird on a Post. It teetered dizzily for a moment until it purple after about 30 minutes and get his breath. He said done to leave me and i sad i . I turned around and he was gone a Jones said. Jones said a when i first came into the Hospital i thought maybe i had abandoned him but if i had tried to pull him in we both might have been the bodies of Darwin scallions in his mid 40s, Tom Gower 16, and Safran All from Albuquerque were recovered from the Lake thursday. A surface and Aerial search was underway Friday for the body of Burris Wolsieffer 26, who also was believed drowned in the mishap Park official Vera Hen Nessary said. Jones wandered 17 Miles through the night and at one time fell off a Rock Cliff about to feet High in the dark and Hurt his hand. A once i decided i needed a Little rest and climbed a tree. A stupid Bear came by and slapped the tree with his Paw and i thought id had it. But he just looked at me and went away a Jones said. Jones said he and the others All were wearing life jackets when their Canoe swamped. Two canoes and one kayak were sampled by the rough Waters. Two canoes and one kayak carrying Paul Porter 17, Kevin Seamons 16, and Russ Hallett 14, made it safely to Shore As did a Lone Canoe carrying Ken Foley 15. Under the impression some j decided it was free and unhurt vicious cat was attacking you j and then it flew away. Now i wonder if maybe you \ i did no to care. Feathers done to weren to the aggressor a j taste Good anyway. In fact you i gave her a haughty glance. Might say they Are for the i Wasny to going to discuss it with Birds Ili Mies real or i a n ii i ii fabric i entre Fairbury police Are Kent Busy Fairbury a careless motorists kept Fairbury police Busy Friday and saturday. Early saturday at 1 40 . A car driven by Charlie e. Mccoy of Culbertson collided with a parked mail Ster car owned by a amp w and parked at 1113 a according to police. The Impact pushed the mail Ster into a car owned by John Sunde. All three vehicles received considerable damage. Cars driven by Mabel m. Burger and Carolyn a. Smith collided at the 10th and a a in Friday at 8 30 ., according to police. Both cars received extensive damage. A car driven by Dennis l. Roland South on f Friday at 7 50 . Collided with a car parked at 1215 f belonging to Marvin Junker according to police. The Roland car received extensive damage and the Junker car received minor damage. Friday at 10 20 . Cars driven by Hilda Friesen and Charles m. Stevenson collided on 5th. The Friesen car was backing from a parking stall and the Stevenson car was stopped at a Stop Light when the cars collided according to police. Both cars received minor damage. Wrong body from Page one a when she walked in and started screaming a Debbie Debbie i knew it was All Over a mrs. Sootheran said. A i knew what mrs. Henderson was going through because i had just spent three Days going through it and it was mrs. Sootheran said her daughter sentenced to 30 Days in jail or a $132 Fine told her not to Send the Money to get her out of jail. A but i done to know a she said. A i just want to Send her the Money for the Fine and the plane ticket and get her transfers Hugo b. And Olga Irene Kollekowski to Olga Irene Kollekowski part of lot 12, Block 7, Lamb place North of Ella Between 18th and 19th, exempt. Gary e. And Barbara m. Jergensen to Jerald j. And Sherrie m. Brandenburg lot i Block 4, Davison Village 4th add., on Southwest Corner of 19th and William $29,900. Ivan w. Hedge As executor of estate of Mathilda Frerichs deceased to Walter l. And Katie g. Meints nw4 and sw4, Sec. 14, Logan twp., $145,500. Richard e. And Olinda Kay Olson to Harold and Henrietta Barnard parts of lets 7-9, Block 17, Ashby a add. To Wymore $10,500-$11,000. Historical society takes on fair exhibit deaths Scheele Blue Springs a Alice Jane Scheele 34, of Blue Springs died Friday july 20 at a Beatrice Hospital. She was Bora nov. 13, 1938 at Burchard and was a member of St. Peters lutheran Church Wymore. Survivors include her husband Willard of Blue Springs and two daughters Christina and Angela of the Home Brothers Dwight Phillips of Fremont Ernie of Germany of Rockford and Francis of Fremont Sisters mrs. Lila Sapp of Beatrice and mrs. Delbert Shirley Bartels of Blue Springs. Funeral services will be tuesday at 10 30 . At St. Peters lutheran Church Wymore pastor Paul Cooper officiating. Burial will be in the Blue Springs cemetery. The body will lie in state at the Church one hour preceding the service. Laughlin Hoevet funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. A memorial fund has been established at St. Peters lutheran Church Conrad Creme in charge. By Harriet Sackett Gage county historical museum correspondent the historical society has its own responsibility at the Gage county fair August 6-10 a keeping hosts or hostesses at the old Center Sicily county school which was moved several years ago to the Fairgrounds and is maintained there in its original state and is always open to the Public during the fair. Cliff Winkle new historical society Board member and Clyde Thober whom he replaces will be morning hosts. Helen Jordan is arranging for hosts and hostesses for the afternoon and evening hours and needs a Large number of volunteers. There will be two hour shifts a i to 3 3-5 5-7 and 7-9, and historical society members and others Are asked to Volunteer their services for one of these shifts. Call mrs. Jordan at 223-5112 and help make out her Chart thereby also providing yourself a place to relax and meet your friends. The museum will provide a Small exhibit to add interest but the Public is also invited and urged to bring pictures relating either to Center Sicily or any country school and its activities and students on loan or As gifts and also to help identify the students in our pictures. The nicest things keep happening to us. We have wanted so Long to have More manikins to display our interesting clothing for deferent Ages and eras. This week or. Steve Doucette manager of Penney a phoned that we could have a group of eight or ten manikins of different Ages that his store is discarding. We did no to have space last week to finish our Story about Robert Taylor film and to Star from about 1933 until his untimely death in 1969. Born in Filley and later i veg in Beatrice a Talent scout discovered this handsome and talented Young Man in a drama at Doane College in Crete in the Early 30�?Ts. He achieved almost instant stardom in Hollywood in such successes As a magnificent obsession with Irene Dunne and a a Camille with Greta Garbo. He was married to Barbara Stanwyck for la years and later to Ursala thiess who Vised with him Here several times. Or. Brugh was his father and he was christened Spangler Arlington Brugh. He was a special Friend of the Arvid myths who turned Over a collection of pictures and newspaper stories to Evelyn Fitzwater for the museum. Included was a braided Western neck band with a Silver clasp which he had enjoyed wearing and which his wife gave to the myths As a memento whereby develops one of those strange coincidences which always Surprise and Delight us. Don Fitzwater Airport manager had several years before found on the grounds a Silver cigarette lighter decorated with a curious design. It was never claimed and Don brought it Home. When he saw the tie clasp it reminded him o f the lighters strange decoration. Finally located our Story concerns of course the fact that the two were similarly decorated and close scrutiny d i s c i o s de the intricate Monogram which had been designed for Robert Taylor. He had been at the Airport Many times on visits to his Mother the myths other friends and for Hunting season. A the life of Robert Taylor by Jane Ellen Wayne is an interesting account of his glamorous life and will soon be available at the Library. Senator Algernon s. Paddock s great great granddaughter Elizabeth Andrew of Newport Beach calif., views her ancestors picture at the Gage county historical society. Daughter of Harold d. Andrew she is visiting her grandmother mrs. G. H. Andrew in Beatrice. Her other grandmother is mrs. Frances p. Coli Man. Sen. Paddock served in the . Senate was Secretary of state for the Nebraska territory and built and managed the original paddock hotel in Beatrice. Sun photo watch a Gateway to Home buying sundays 10 30 ., Channel to Veway be up grand opening in and. You re invited Iii re via ,4 f 17 ribbon cutting by mayor Sargent 2 00 monday open House 2 00-5 30 amp 7 00-9 00 monday refreshments will be served 6ju>47> continued in the mall sidewalk thru sunday july 22nd so j court St. Heat Rice tear. 083 to net these savings during our catch of the season Sale a special group $59 double knit a cd. Shop 9 30-5 30 t thursdays 9 30-9 00 . A one group double knit Slacks values up $q76 to $25.00 t 270 a one group sport Coats special priced $ 19m at a 120 newest creation jewelry amp diamonds Hamilton Vantage Bulova a Caravelle watches Radebaugh jewelry suits sport Coats Reg. $69 75 and $75.75 Reg. $45.75 and $49.75 $39.02 $29.27 open 9 to 9 daily -1 to a sunday Debs menswear Indian Creek mall Beatrice Gateway realty state wide service Gateway realty of Beatrice 120 s. 5th 228-3457 a Gateway realty of Beatrice is locally owned and operated by f. Warner Frank Smith or. Gateway realty offers you this franchised statewide network of offices. Frank Smith realtor Gri Harlan Overbeck Joe Stiefvater Gateway. The residents Choice. City to City trades possible a City to City Transfer of equity a sat ate was realty Scottsbluff. Wolk pc a grand v lac�tl0 not the Platte Kear a Slane Hastings Beatrice Ltd

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