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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - August 20, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 2 Tin* Cedar Rapids Gazette: Tues., Auk 20, 1§74 Mama Nam Shorter Hours At Legion Pool Legion Memorial swimming pool hours will he shortened next week, the last week of summer swimming Orville Rust, pool manager, said beginning Monday hours will be I to 9 p.m. The pool will not open in the mornings On Aug. 31, hours will be IO a m. to 9 p.m., and on Sept. I and 2, hours will be ll a m. to 9 p.m. The pool will close on Sept. 2, Labor day. Swimming lesons ended on Aug. 9, Rust said. Competitive swimming, held for the first time this summer, ended in late July. ★ * it Board to Meet — Linn-Mar board of education will meet Thursday at 7 30 p.m. in the administration building. ★ ★ it Hickory smoked barbecued ribs, shrimp, and chicken served Wednesdays. Sticknev’s Scoreboard. — Adv. ★ if it Sweet Corn — Vegetables. 2 mi. east of Marion, 4 mi. North on Hwy. 13. — Adv. McNeal Is Fined On License Charges Harold C. McNeal. 577 Twelfth street, paid fines of HOO each on two charges of operating without an amusement license during Monday’s magistrate's court session here. McNeal, manager of the Marion Adult and Cinema store, was arrested on Aug. 2 and 3 on the charges by Marion police. He failed to appear in court, but sent a guilty plea by mail. The store owner, a Canadian firm, has since applied to the city for the license to operate. The request is pending at the next city council meeting. ★ it it Give Awards— Cub Scout Pack 58 met Monday at Thomas park and presented awards to Mike Carew, David Kelly, Brian Kelly, Mark Hennessey, Jeff Hennessey and Brad Bailsman. ★ ★ ★ Martin’s Creek community club will meet Thursday at I p.m. at Bishops Buffet, Lindale Plaza Marion Courts heard Monday in magistrate's court By Oswald & James Jacoby The pattern of hands in ‘Sherlock Holmes-Bridge Detective’ shows Holmes making contracts by brilliant play and the opponents being set at contracts they could and really should make. The unfortunate declarer is then told by Holmes how he could have made his contract. Invariably, it is good bridge but somehow or other we don’t see the great detective winning any popularity contests. *4CRRD<fcft*44 NORTH    20 4 432 ♦ K QJ 1063 ♦ 864 ♦ 7 WEST    EAST ♦ 9    4 7 6 5 ♦ 74    * 9852 ♦ J 2    ♦ K IO 9 7 3 ♦ AKQJ 10 643 Ab SOI TH (D) 4 A KQ J 10 8 ♦ A ♦ AQS ♦ 952 Both vulnerable West    North    East    South 2* 44    4 V    Pass    4* Pass    Pass    Pass Opening lead —A4 The bidding has been 20 West North East South 14 Pass 24 Pass 44 Pass 4 NT Pass 54 Pass 5 NT Pass 74 Pass 9 You, South, hold 4AQ654 *AQ654 ♦A K 4 2 What do you do now0 A —Bid seven notrump. Your partner's clubs will run at notrump. Nothing can be ruffed in notrump Something could be ruffed at a club contract. TODAY S QUESTION Instead of bidding lour clubs your partner has bid two notrump over your two spades. You bid three hearts and he jumps to four spades. What do you do now ° Answer Tomorrow Holmes led the ace of clubs and continued with the IO South ruffed in dummy. East overruffed and led back a trump. Poor South cashed his ace of hearts, led his last club and watched East overruff again East had to lead back a diamond South finessed his queen but still had to go down one trick Holmes pointed out that South could have made his contract by letting Holmes win three club tricks while discarding two diamonds from dummy. However, Holmes wasn't quite as pontifical as he might have been. He failed to point out that South had a second chance at trick four. He could have discarded a diamond from dummy right then and there and still made the game. Cases Marion were: Speeding — David A. Mulholland, 3742 G avenue NE. Cedar Rapids,$30; Joseph A. Yogi, 119 Southview drive, $30; Linda S. Payne, 185 Twenty-second street, $30; Ronald J. Wickham, 4418 Navajo drive NE, Cedar Rapids, $30; Larry D. Perkins, 1621 A avenue NW, Cedar Rapids, $30; Steven R Schmickle, 880 Twenty-seventh street, $30; Charles G. Landtroop, 3317 O avenue NW, Cedar Rapids, $30 Leonard A. Shonka, jr., 394 Wilson avenue SW, Cedar Rapids, $20; Randall L. Kuehl. 1228 Third avenue SE, Cedar Rapids. $20 Failure to stop In assured clear distance ahead — Robert B Brown, Anamosa. $20 Violation of restricted driver’s license — Daniel J. Barnd, 520 Twelfth street. $20. Traffic signal — Louis L. Tjarks, 108 Oak street, Hiawatha, $20 Improper muffler — Gerald W. Blazek, Mt. Vernon. $10 Operating without amusement license — Harold C. McNeal, 577 Twelfth street, two counts, $100 fine on each Indecent exposure — Terrance J. Lanstrum, 12125 First avenue SE. Cedar Rapids, ten-day jail term suspended on good behavior promise. ★ ★ ★ Miller Services —Services for Max Rae Miller II, 31, of 920 Hillview drive, will be Wednesday noon at Turner chapel east, Cedar Rapids. Burial will be in Cedar Memorial cemetery Friends may call at the chapel until 11.30 a m. Wednesday. The casket will not be opened after the serv ice. A graduate of Washington high school. Cedar Rapids, he attended the University of Iowa and Coe college. The family suggests that friends may, if they wish, contribute to the Linn County Mental Health Center or a charity of their choice. it if it Part-time jobs. floor maintenance. Apply 1720 1st Ave. Marion, 3 to 6 p.m. — Adv. ★ it it Visits Relatives — Rudolf Koch of Duren, West Germany, is a house guest in the Carroll Roberts home, 570 Eighth avenue, and is visiting other Marion and Alburnett relatives. ★ * ★ YMCA— Marion branch YMCA gym and pool will bt1 closed for the remainder of the week for cleanup and repairs. Persons desiring to enroll in fall activities may / / People like you like Bishops Busy? You can grab a bite and be on your way. Or. if you’re ready to relax .. . well .. . you can do that, too. Service, a warm and pleasant atmosphere and a wide selection of delicious foods are reasons why Bishops is a place people like. People like you. YOU'LL FIND WE’RE JUST A LITTLE JjkhopA CAFETERIA, 321 First Ave. S.E. BUFFET, 4444 First Ave. N E. stop to the Y office during this time. The interim schedule will be in effect through the rest of the month In Hospital—Fay W. Bailey, 1204 English boulevard, is a surgical patient at St. Luke’s hospital. Visitors are permitted. Going Out of Business Kettlecloth $1 per yard. Patterns reduced 30 percent, fabric and notions 40 percent. The Rag Barn Adv. 4 ★ ★ Set Rehearsal— Marion high school hand will practice Thursday at 6:45 p.m. in the band room. ★ ★ ★ Sell House— Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Vittengl have sold their house at 980 West Tenth avenue to Mr. and Mrs. Neil A. Westergaard, formerly of Iowa City. The Vittengls now reside in Creston. Possession was given Aug 12. The sale was made In' Executive Realty in cooperation with Mundel, Long, Lute and Sullivan, Realtors. it it * Repstiens Move— Mr and Mrs Rger Repstien and family of Ames are moving to Spartansburg, SC., where he will In* employed by Loik-wood-Green Architects. He is a former Marion resident and is the son of V". and Mrs. Ralph Repstien, 1575 Janies drive. Repstien is a recent graduate of Iowa State university it it it Visits Parents— Janie Prouty, Provo. Utah, arrived Sunday to visit in the home of her parents. Mr. and Mrs Daniel Prouty, 630 Ninth street, and her grandmother, Mrs. Estelle Johnson, 333 Sixth street. Her brother, Mark, who spent three months with her in Utah, returned home with Miss Prouty. Power Outages In Iowa City During Storm IOWA CITY—Residents of Iowa City experienced a number of power outages as a result of Monday evening’s violent electrical storm Run Wait, spokesman for Iowa-IUinois Gas and Electric Co., Tuesday said a dozen outages were scattered around the city. A major interruption in service affected residents along the southern edge of the city. A total of 850 homes there were without power for approximately 30 minutes, with approximately 250 homes without power for some two hours. Scattered residences remained without power into the early hours Tuesday morning. Person to person communicators - Gazette want ads Johnson Supervisors Agree on Office Need IOWA CITY—A meeting of the Johnson county board of supervisors Moanday found no agreement on how to solve crowded office conditions at the courthouse. There was general agreement among the three supervisors that a problem does exist Chairman Richard Bartel said he favors placing temporary modular units on the courthouse lawn until a new county office building can be erected. Cosh Taken in Elberon Breakin ELBE RON - The Tama county sheriff’s department is investigating a breakin at Kaloupek’s garage in Elberon in which $38 in cash was reported missing by the garage operator. Ronald Kaloupek Sunday. Entry was gained by breaking a window in the building. Board Member Loreda Click suggested leasing space elsewhere until a permenant structure can be built. Board Member Robert Burns said he has not made any decision, but acknowledged that a board decision must bt* made soon. The Tom Alberhasky building at Benton and Capitol streets has been under consideration by the board for use by the ambulance and auto license departments of the county. ON THIS DATE in 1941, in World war II. the Russians blew up their Dnieper Dam as German troops swept across the Ukraine. Advertisement The Best Carpet Buys Are At Carpetland U.S.A. Open a New FREE Personal Checking Account at Peoples Bank and Your First 200 Checks are Free! OFFER GOOD DURING AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER ONLY Your choice of 30 Styles of Colorful Deluxe Checks . . and choose a Free Check Book Cover from I 8 different designs. lf you already have a Free Peoples Checking Account, introduce a new customer to us and you will both receive 200 free checks ... or we will give you credit. 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