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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - January 7, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa - — Marion, Linn-Mar Night Class Schedule Charted (’lasses in beginning and refresher skills for office workers highlight the winter program of evening community classes, which will begin meeting the week of Jan. 13. At Marion high school, an advanced bookkeeping class and a class in Forkner shorthand method will meet Monday evenings at 7 o’clock beginning Jan, 14. A class in beginning typing will meet on Tuesday evenings at 7, and a shorthand-typing refresher class will hold meetings on Wednesday evenings at 6:30. Other winter classes at Marion include knit sport coats and slacks, Monday at 7 p.m., and beginning modern mathematics for parents, Tuesday at At Linn-Mar high school, an office skills refresher course will meet on Tuesday evenings at 6:30. Other classes meeting at the high school include cake decorating, Monday at 7; small engine repair, Tuesday at 6; tailoring, Tuesday at 7, and speed reading, Thursday at 7. A karate class will meet on Monday and Wednesday evenings at 7 in Indian Creek school. At Bowman Woods school, there will be a men’s recreation program at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and a co educational recreation program on Thursday at 7:30. Classes in Linn-Mar and Marion are sponsored by Kirkwood Community college in cooperation with the local school districts. Marion area residents may also enroll in any of the more than 300 evening classes scheduled this winter in Cedar Rapids schools. Persons with questions about the Linn-Mar classes should contact Dee Kacere at 377-7373. Those interested in Marion c I a s s e s should call Clyde Cramer at 377-4675. ♦ * * YMCA — Tuesday’s activity schedule at the Marion branch YMCA is: Gym—adult open 0 a.m., pre-school gymnastics I p.m., fitness class 6, power volleyball 7, men’s open 9; pool — Linn-Mar lessons ‘J and ll a.m., pre-school JO and 2 p.m., adult open 11:45, women’s water exercises I, youth recreational 3:30, youth lessons 4, swim team 5:30, synchronized swim class 7, adult lessons 8. Lions — Marion Lions evening club will meet Tuesday at 6:15 p.m. at the Indian House. Mayor William J. Grundy, jr., will speak. Custodial Care Task Force Named by Ray DES MOINES (AP) — Gov. Robert Ray Monday named a governor’s seven-member task force on custodial bed care to develop recommendations to increase the number of such beds available in Iowa. Ray said the problem of custodial care for elderly and handicapped Iowans has reached serious proportions. Named were: Sen. Barton Schwieger (R-Watcrloo); Rep. Gregory Cusack (D-Davenport); Social Services Commissioner Kevin Burns; Helen Henderson of Des Moines, director of the Iowa Assn. for Retarded Children; Leona Petersen, executive secretary of the Iowa commission on the aging; Delores Lowe, Waterloo nursing home administrator, and Evelyne Vil-lines, executive secretary of the committee on employment of the handicapped. Riles Wednesday for Nellie Hepker, 88 Nellie Hepker, 88, of route I, a lifelong resident of Marion, died Sunday. She was born Feb. 5, 1885, in South Dakota. On April 21, 1907, she was married to William E. Hepker, who died Dec. 29, 1961, at Cedar Rapids. Mrs. Hepker was a member of the Free Methodist church at Toddville. Surviving are three sons, William O. Hepker of Skokie, 111., Clarence Hepker of Phoenix, and Warren Hepker of Marengo; a daughter, Irene Hepker of Marion; IO grandchildren; and a brother, Earl McBurney of Toddville. Services: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Free Methodist church in Toddville, conducted by the Rev. John D. Green. Burial: Cedar Memorial cemetery. Friends may call at the Murdoch chapel in Marion after 7 p.m. Monday. Friends may, if they wish, contribute to the Free Methodist church building fund. * * * Kiwanis — Hiawatha Trails club will meet Tuesday at 6:55 a.m. at the Suburban. A business meeting follows breakfast. * * * Siding or Insulating your house? Give us a call. Warner Brothers, 377-5573.—Adv. Changes Listed At Children's Library Room Marion public library children’s room has put .several changes into effect. Major change is in open hours. New hours are: Noon to 8 p.m., Monday through Friday; Saturday, IO a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Story hour for pre-schoolers has had to be re-located because of the library remodeling. The new site is the council chambers at the city hall. Three women are in charge of story hour which is divided into these catagories: Two-year-olds, three-year-olds and four- and five-year-olds. Story hour has been changed to IO am. on Thursday. It had been 10:30 The time change will permit mothers to go to the library to check out books after story hour. The children’s room will be open afterwards. Other changes include the purchase of children’s records which may be checked out the same length of time as books. The library has a section of new fiction and one on m*w nonfiction books. Also on display are the current nominees for the Ncwbery and Caldecott awards for 1974. The winners will be named later in January. OL) 1974 bz Chirico    N    T    H**r»    Inc    I^T World RighU H»'.*rv»4__*    I The Cedar Rapids Gazette: Mon , Jan. 7.    1974 "The best I could do, Sheldon, was to change your CLANK-CLANK to a CllNK-CLINK!” Israeli Growth TEL AVIV (AP) - Israel’s population grew by about 200,000 in 1973 to a total of 3,350,000, the government reported. IO YEARS AGO - Dallas District Atty. Wade said a lengthy police investigation of the slaying of Lee Oswald showed no evidence of collusion between Jack Ruby and police. Services in Walker For Charles Valenta WALKER - Charles J. Valenta, 72, a retired Iowa Manufacturing Co. employe and a lifelong resident of Center Point and Walker, died Saturday evening at his home. He was born March 26, 1901, at Center Point. On Sept. 28, 1932, he was married to Bessie E. Pavlis at Cedar Rapids. Mr. Valenta was a 50-year member of Klas 160 of Center Point. Surviving are his wife; a daughter, Mrs. Richard McMii-len, and a foster daughter, Karen Klinghammer, both of Walker; a son, Walter F. Valenta of Center Point; a brother, Frank E. Valenta of Cedar Rapids; and six grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. Wednesday at the United Methodist church in Walker. Burial: Cedar Memorial cemetery in Cedar Rapids. Friends may call ai the Murdoch chapel in Walker. Thieu Bolsters Security for let SAIGON (UPI) - President Thieu, fearing a Viet Cong offensive, has ordered maximum security during the Tot lunar new year festival and the anni-jversary of the signing of the (Paris cease-fire agreement, military sources said Monday. , The traditional Tet holidays will last for three days beginning Jan. 23, and the first anniversary of the cease-fire agree-I ment is Jan. 27. Items Taken As Autos Entered Over Weekend Police reported four incidents; of larceny from motor vehicles on the city’s southwest side over the weekend and one on the southeast side. Gary PHisek, 1215 Twentieth avenue SW. reported a $70 stereo tape deck and four stereo tapes were taken from his car while it was, parked in front of his home Friday night. Greg Lehnen of Fairfax reported the following items were taken from his car while it. was narked at 3041 Sixth street SW Saturday night: 15 tapes worth $100 and $25 worth of car wax, rust remover, rust protector, vinyl top cleaner and a chamois. Guy Murdock, 1625 Maple drive NW, told police a tape player worth $80 and seven tapes valued at $35 were taken from his car Saturday night while it was parked at the Gold Mine Tavern, 1724 Sixteenth avenue SW. John Moore, 615 Second avenue SW, reported someone took 14 gallons of gas, a tool box and tools valued at $60, a drop cord, gas cap, rope and small metal box, all valued at $21, from his car Friday night. Patricia Hodges of the Montrose hotel told police a $35 electric sander, two pillows worth $10 and four blankets worth $28 were taken from her car while it was parked in Killian's park-ade in the 300 block of P’ourth avenue SP] last week. Steps into Car’s Path, C. R, Woman Injured A Cedar Rapids woman was treated at Mercy hospital and released for injuries she suffered when struck by a car Saturday afternoon. Leona Cerney, 75, of 1218 Second avenue SE, suffered a leg injury when she walked out in front of a car driven by Harold lf. Jorgensen, 904 Thirtieth street NE, Saturday afternoon in the K mart East parking lot, 180 Collins road NE. Maynard Man Charged MAYNARD — Joseph Jones, 38. of rural Maynard, has been charged with reckless driving and failure to report an accident in connection with a Jan. 2 incident here in which the bank and a store building were struck by a ear. 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