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Burlington Hawk Eye Gazette (Newspaper) - February 16, 1953, Burlington, Iowa K # Gofin waft ti., Hawf gym eaten. A Mon Tgu li58 forecast near Zero tonight a new Blanket of Snow covered the Burlington area monday. _ City streets and area highways were Slick. There were several accidents none of them resulting in serious injury. While the Snow faded from the air shortly before noon there was a Promise of much colder weather. Stormy jes Persen said the Mercury will drop to near Zero during the night. I a a a a a Overland bus Drivers reported car w1e parked in front of i the Slickest highways of the we Bome saturday Ter but other transportation serv a a collision involving cars driven ices were operating on in Normal b Mary g Price 407 s. Sixth basis. Ozark and Bramoff planes am Walter l Wilson. 716 n. Sixth were in operation trains were on was reported sunday. The Acci schedule the Iowa Southern utile Dent was 200 Block of mount ties company and Northwestern Bell Telephone company reported no trouble. The forecast Calls for Cloudy and pleasant. Joyce Elaine Johnson 140,4, Perkins reported the car she was driving was struck Friday morning colder weather with a Low tonight at fourth and Washington by a from five above to Zero. Tuesday will be fair and cold with a High of around 20. Car whose Driver refused to Exchange information. The License number which she reported be minimum today was 13 and this Longs to Kenneth l. Dietsch 2105 was expected to Rise to 20. Sun Valley police said. Cars driven by Days top was 36 and the Low was l. W. Carl 1302 s. Thirteenth and 16. Snow originally predicted for John Loran Berry 313 Belmont sunday morning failed to mater were reported to have collided Walize. Saturday morning in the 200 Block of s. Fourth. Police were called monday Snow was blamed for monday to take Home Margaret an Accident on Highway 61 near Swafford 31, Plank Street who Flint Hill drive. Fainted in the maid rite lunch. Ferrel Paul Snider. Columbus Junction hit a Slick spot there and ended up in the ditch wrong Side up. Sheriff s deputies reported there were no injuries some Iowa areas get 6 inches of Snow Des Moines Snow ranging several other car slipped from up to More than 6 inches fell the Highway at about the same across the Southern two thirds of spot Thev said but All were Able Iowa sunday night and Early Monte proceed. Day. Highways were Snow pack mrs. Beatrice Spowart 711 n. De Slippery and hazardous seventh was thrown from the car she was Riding in monday morn ing when it Slid and hit a Highway throughout the area. Iowa a two Northern tiers of counties got Little or no Snow but sign at seventh and Spring. Her relatively Clear skies in that Sec husband was driving when the car to r caused Sharp temperature went out of control. The Impact of drops. Little Rock in Kossuth the car hitting the sign threw her i county had 4 below Zero and spen against Thuc door which opened cer had 2 below. Mrs. Spowart a injuries were de the weather Bureau said read scribed by police As a bad Cut on in a monday night would Range the head. From Zero to to below with North another victim of mondays East Iowa the coldest spot. Snow was Agnes Galbraith. 53, snowfall measured 5 inches or 1912 Whittier who slipped and fell More in Iowa a East Central Sec at the Corner of Jefferson and Tjon with the heaviest fall appear fourth. She was taken to mercy gently concentrated roughly in an Hospital by a police ambulance. Area from Cedar rapids and Iowa Hospital authorities said her in qty eastward to the Mississippi juries were not believed to be ser Aqwa aty had 6 inches by Daylight Ous and Cedar rapids had 5 inches. Emmet Cantz gets Patent on new Type Ratchet wrench a Burlin tonian who. Back in 1945, decided there must be a better tool for changing truck tires has just received a Patent for a new Type heavy duty Ratchet wrench to do the Job. He is Emmet j. Gantz jr., 31, of 412 s. Fourth. Gantz now a machine operator for Silas Mason company worked on his new wrench for about six i months and applied for a Patent in 1948. It has just now been granted. He said it would be especially useful in work on trucks and buses. The new wrench is different from most in that the Ratchet is part of a straight piece of Metal and the wrench has four instead of the Normal two pals in the Ratchet j the extra pals act As safety devices to prevent slippage Gantz explained. Gantz also has another invention with Patent pending. Its a new Type rubber play boat for children. He a tested it in the Crapo Park swimming Pool and said his two children Sharon. 6. And Larry 7, have been unable to overturn it. Progress caught up with another of his inventions and he dropped it before finally getting a Patent. It concerned a guard to prevent clothes wrapping around gets Patent a Emmet j. Gantz. Jr., holds a new Type Ratchet wrench on which he has just received a Patent. He designed it after realizing the need for a better tool for changing truck tiles Back in 1945, also has worked on two other inventions. A a a a a washing machine wringer Rogers. With the swing away from wringer Type dry fers to put his new wrench into ing. Gantz decided not to follow production and on the Market through on his clothes guard. He also has some other ideas at present he is considering of still in the paper and thought stage. 7�?&Quot&Quot Ovy threw end hour caused end. Northerly winds of 25 to 35 Miles 1 hour caused considerable blowing and Drifting but there were no Jack Engle. 1213 Perkins re reports of main Highway closed As ported to police his car was struck a �?zre8ut of e 8n? while parked in the 300 snowfall reports included Ames Block of fourth. An Oskaloosa 4 inches Des Chas. Long. 307 Kenilworth re Moines 8 Carroll 3 Waterloo Iii m at brotherhood program a these folks were among participants in second annual Lincoln Douglas banquet held in memorial auditorium under auspices of St. Johns ame Church. Top picture left to right front Row Are mrs. James Schramm a speaker on Burlington Community self Survey mrs. Elmyra Benhart and mrs. Goldie Irving co chairmen for banquet. Back Row Lloyd Maffitt speaker for National association for advancement of coloured people l. K. Nelson representative of the masons or. William a. Smith Philadelphia native of Burlington principal speaker and Rev. C. M. Mckay Keokuk who pronounced invocation. In lower picture Rev. George Paul Jones pastor of St. Johns ame Church pictured with mrs. Jones As they arrived for banquet. Usher ettes Are Loveita Bates left and Helen Ray. Hawk Eye Gazette photos. Ported the left front fender of his car was damaged by an unknown Inch Mason City Trace Council Bluffs 4. West Burlington Man reports $700 thefts Over 6 months from parked cars. Drew Orton. Or. 1008t� Ash. Reported two mud flaps stolen from his car we Hile parked in front of his residence sunday. W. C. Phillips 2401 Madison told police two pairs of aviation thefts and finding to $700 and occurring Over a six month coloured glasses were taken from period have been reported to police by Alvin Omar Kinney 401 lhe1��?T? c4ump?tnn\ of to Hallorn woe parked in the too Block on South Ballard West Burlington. Street sunday Kinney told police a wheel Belt motor driven elevator was a 1936 Ford owned by Carter taken from behind the warehouse Market on mount pleasant g. Wales 1604 s. Fifteenth was last june. He set its value at $400. Reported stolen from the bowl the City Council monday set March Ioas the time to receive during december Kinney said a drag line and shield valued in sunday evening but was rebid for the improvement of Hagemann Avenue from Williams at $150> and a Blade for a Ford tractor valued at $150 were also c0er�djat-. F Street to 18 feet South of West Avenue. Stolen. A a t Fred p. Christensen. 103 Manet planned Are grading curb Gutter and paving of the Street and an Early morning breaking at lying on a second floor counter of plea int installation of a storm water outlet. The Street will be paved 24 Jones confectionery. 3101 j. S. Schramm co. Store sat was Bro in into Over the weekend feet wide with 7-Inch Concrete. Estimated Cost is $16,860.30. Side it monday was also reported j inlay afternoon. Mrs. R a i p h entry was made through a broken one hasp was Cut and another Frudeger 507 s. Central said Here window Christen Enid lock forced but nothing was report purse contained at least Jib Cash cent a of a Chi were a de missing from the store. And identification papers. That waa believed to be ml8mnr Council to get Hagemann ave improvement b ids March to Man held on Check count Wilbur e. Newswander 26. Cedar rapids waived preliminary hearing on a charge of false drawing and uttering of a Check in municipal court monday morning and was bound Over to the grand jury. Newswander was arrested saturday after he allegedly signed checks at Penny a Sears and Roebuck Waugh Brothers and attempted a fourth at Montgomery Ward. His charge lists Only the Check allegedly passed at Penny a. J the Check Newswander reportedly gave Penny a store was for $25 and drawn on the Farmers and merchants Bank where authorities said he had no funds. Authorities Here said a hold order had been received from Cedar rapids where he is also wanted. Newswander told police he was on parole from a Federal prison in Oklahoma where he served 20 months. Lester Harold Fleming 228 ordnance also appeared monday morning and paid a $14 Fine and costs on a charge of speeding. I James Fredrick Morrison. Fort Madison forfeited an Sii Bond on a charge of driving without proper a Eye glasses. Herman Santucci Monmouth. Forfeited a $14 Bond on a charge j of failing of Stop for a Stop sign. Love butter Wellington new zealand a new sealanders with an average annual consumption of 43.5 pounds Are the greatest butter eaters in a recent 17-country Survey. The Irish ranked second with an aver age of 40.4 pounds. In first place Massachusetts ranks first in production of Emery and Emery products. Feb. I6th-22n<j i Sun enter 9 Moon it Quarter Joy morning tars evening atari a Merj. 0 Venus. <2 Jupiter name. Hunger 16m�r.7 r4lt sus. Bought or canal strip 1%3 a 17 t �r.7 0.< 5 a shrove tuesday. Moliere ,ri2hl�7v. Died 1673, a 3 tragedy in one a when you forget to Al replace the . It 18 or. 7 08, s.5 44t Ash wednesday. Lent begins. Partner 19 t 6 r. 7 07, s. 5 45 Edison Paten def phonograph. Quot a 1878. Sound advice for party liner Hap. Up quietly a Ber others their Are on the phone 20 f �r.7 05, s.5 47f 1st general postal Laws passed 1792. 1 21 a �r.7 05. S.5 4jt Amherst College chartered. 1825. Then lesson for party liners always release Earl n the line for ache emergency Calls. 22 us 1st it in. In Lent in a r. 7 03, s.5 49t Washington a birthday. Int Skalt Northwestern Bell Telephone Coraor to it in. For lat. 45�n. 9r% rvs ,a\%w.v.w....v a listen to the town crier s Bell town meeting \ it in \ your bus services what about it j come and express your ideas i / i monday feb. 23 a 7 30 . I Public Library % j. Sponsored by league of women voters ,,y,w,,..v,%v.y,,%y,v/, announcing. Ii Norm Quot Snyder formerly of Snyder s do is now associated with s amp s Oil co. Located at the foot of Mcarthur Bridge 1 Norm Quot welcomes All former customers and friends at his new location. The Council evidenced Little interest in the possibility of buying the site of the fire damaged Burt Zaiser building at main and Market a a possible parking lot. In answer to he a a a a a of business to go into the a building said it would be More a purse was stolen who la a thefts have been reported objectionable than a grocery or i meat Market. Myers told the had considerable conversations a letter from the Mathews land company stated Harry Herman one of the owners. Set an asking Price of $12,-Soa As the building now stands and 815,000 if the site is completely cleared. Councilmen said they were More interested i n getting a parking lot in the West end of the business District. Money involved in repair of the building said it would not be More objectionable than the previous businesses and guaranteed that the area would not be cluttered. The Council will examine the site before making a final decision next monday. Meet our Friendly staff no. 15 of a series application by Ethel i. Rigsby to occupy a building for Beauty shop the Council deferred final action purposes at 643 s. Eighth w8as $ on application by j. F. Myers to granted. There were no protests. Occupy a building at 829-31 Harri class b Beer permit renewals5 son for a heating sales and ser were granted Cornelia Moorman vice company. The building at for the Hub tavern 112 n. Main $ Harrison and Madison former and Jeannette Monaghan for blackly housed a grocery and meat Hawk cafe 211 n. Main Market. A $15 refund to Mosena electric the Council brought out a pro company in connection with swim test petition filed by 21 residents Ming Pool ads v As authorized. Last june and four residents of the plumbing inspector was the area and Myers appeared to authorized to attend a school at Day. Residents protested the Type i Ames feb. 26 and 27. Fair association buys Isi quonset bldg. Purchase of a quonset Type building by the Des Moines county fair association has been announced by Charles Hutchcroft county president. The building which is now situated at the fair grounds on Agency will be moved near the Southwest Corner of the grandstand. It will be used for women a displays during county fairs. The Purchase was made from the Isu company which has been using the building for storage. The building will be moved intact by april i. A foundation and Cement floor will be Laid beneath the building. Spike Jones plays to full House Here there was a full House on hand at memorial auditorium saturday night for Spike Jones and h i s a musical depreciation revue. The Jones Crew brought along its assortment of live Birds Blank pistols crazy antics and musical arrangements that have proved crowd pleases Here in the past. There were also some new acts for this years show which ended with a Medley of City Slicker favourites. 1948 Ford driven by Virgil Detrick Fairfield in an Accident that happened on River Hill West of mount pleasant on Highway 34, at to p. In. Sunday. Detrick told officers he was proceeding West ahead of a Burlington truck lines truck driven by Edward b. Bouchaute of Galesburg ii also heading West. A car skidded on the Slippery pavement he said and in trying to avoid striking it. His car Slid around and was hit by the truck. No one we As injured. New twist to a hit run Accident a new twist was Given to Biland run accidents Bere saturday a it was tile pedestrian who was struck that refused to Stop. Mrs. Jack Dailey sr., reported to police that the Auto she was driving struck an Milden tilled woman at main and Valley saturday afternoon and hint the woman refuted to Stop. When last seen the woman was reported striding Down main Street. Neva Dale bookkeeping department Catherine Dowell bookkeeping department car damaged in week mount pleasant a damage anti mated at $350 waa dons to a i passenger a navigate London a a device being de-5 eloped by an English firm will show air passengers exactly j where they Are All during their flight. A Dot of Light automatically moves across a series of transparent maps mounted in the air i liner a Cabin. This week we want to introduce two More of our commercial bookkeepers Neva Dale and Catherine Dowell. They have Many friends who will a interested in knowing the kind of work they Are doing. Bank posting requires concentration perseverance alertness and accuracy. Each Day there Ara hundreds of items to be posted and signatures checked. The convenience of a checking be count it a Nee Attify in modern living. Of can Deposit your paycheck and write erect to pay your Bills which saves Many Steps and much time. You have safety for your Money and receipts for Bills paid. % pm be sure to read these ads each monday and be sure a a Joy Hie convenience of a checking account at Tho a a a Burlington Bank and Trust company a tour financial partner to work with Yon and far you Quot s. E. Corner main and Jefferson St. Mmbel pc 11 i it two new Westport Styes acclaimed of women All Over America. So Light so soft so flexible Yon wont believe of Anta Yon see them for yourself. In two versions As a pump and a a trap. Priced modestly at for the entire family tour Flor Helm 8,or� Sor Jefferson it

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