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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - January 24, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa MlpPiiPP HuttUM. Av SPDRTMiX The Cedar Rapids Gazette: Thurs, •: Passbook Savings 5% with No Minimum minimum RATE    AMOUNT 5'/j%    $    SOO 5'/j%    SOO 6%    500 6%    SOO 6%    SOO 7’/«%    100° MATURITY 3-month 6-month I -year 2-year 2Vi-years 4-years FDIC regulations require substantial penalty for early withdraw! prior to maturity. Get the highest rate of interest where you get FREE CHECKING at the Home of the Free! —Gazette Photo by John Mclvor Capt. James Barnes of the Cedar Rapids police department explained the essentials of the star house program to children at Coolidge school Wednesday. Sonja Bye, at right, heads the Coolidge program, which is just getting under way. Other schools in the district have had the program, but are converting to black stars instead of blue. GUARANTY BANK & TRUST CO. The program tries to have one star house in each block, but “ifs hard to get perfect coverage with so many parents working. We try to get as close as we can to that.” The requirements for being a star house include having one parent normally home before and after school and a willingness to help children who come to the door seeking help. Problems which cause children to go to the star houses include being lost, frightened by dogs or other animals, being followed by someone, By Judy Daubenmier The familiar blue star in neighborhood windows has been a welcome sight to Cedar Rapids Community school children walking to and from school for the last several years. This year, however, the traditional blue stars are being changed to black stars to signify houses youngsters can go to if they need help. Jo Ranshaw, co-chairman of the Parents-Teachers-Students Assn. city-wide committee on the star program, said most schools in the district participate in the program. being threatened by older children or minor injuries. Mrs. Ranshaw said she believed a child molester was deterred at least once when the child ran to a star house. “We feel if even one child was helped by this program, it has been worthwhile.” The change to black stars is occurring “because we felt they were a little better color and we wanted to have a uniform color throughout the city.” The P.T.S.A. set up a cornin i 11 e e to encourage all schools in the district to work together on the change to black stars and to provide assistance to schools starting star programs. Read Entertainment Pages Daily Via The Gazette NOW THRU FEB. 2... SAVE $20 A ON A REALISTIC STA-14 jm j ffiAM/FM STEREO RECEIVER Our Lowest Price Ever On This Famous Unit NEW RESIDENTIAL SMOKE DETECTOR Includes $19 95 Value Walnut Wood Case • A Complete Smoke Detection System Installed in Just 5 Min. • Detects Smoke as well as Invisible Gasses of Combustion • Give Earliest Warning Possible • U.L. Listed. W. T. “JESS” FANDEL 364-5111 CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA AVOID NEXT WINTERS PLASTIC SHORTAGE AND BACKACHE Regular Separate Items Price $259.90 KATICH! STYLE ooo 1*000 Buy Your Snow Pup ON SALE with trade-in _ 144.95 — 129.95 Clears a 50’ driveway in I 5 min. The STA-14 receiver begins ‘his system. And we ve added the famous LAB-12B automatic record changer with factory-mounted base. counter-weighted arm for precise tracking. S 12.95 value magnetic cartridge PLUS matching pair of MC-1000 acoustic-suspension speakers with 8 woofer/3" tweeter housed rn luxurious walnut enclosures. WHY PAY MORE FOR THE bast Dog food? Surpasses All NCR Minimum Vitamin STANDARDS DISHWASHER REPLACEMENT CENTER DELFT BLUE CROCUS PATTERN (Holland Plantar) HYACINTHS INDOORS...IN WATER Using Special Designed Hyacinth Vases Regular Separate Items Price $154.80 VENUS’S FLY TRAPS STA-14 STEREO # MUSIC SYSTEM ! vert before you hear it. you ie impressed by the styling and the savings. The heart of this system is the STA-14 receiver. Completing the system ... the "Modulate" record changer with diamond needle cartridge custom base, and FRIE dust cover Pl tj pair of matching SOLO-5 bookshelf speakers in oiled walnut cabinets . ideal for apartment, home or business WILL CATCH AND EAT FLIES THIS SUMMER Croom Included Ready to grow. Reg. 7.49 Built-In Feature-Pecked Potscrubber Dishwasher Educational Fragrant MODEL GSD MI General Electric can show you this, Because we have the dishwashers that will do this. Radio /hack Bulb and vase included INCLUDES INSTALLATION Hours Mon. I Thurs. 9 AM to 9 PM Tut!., Wed, Fri £ Sot. 9 to 5 PM Sundays Noon to S PM OptnMon.^"*^* uP,fl A Thurs. til 9    °    S‘"u,do» 106 2nd Ave. SW Phone 363-0283 Ma TANDY COMMODATION COMPANY 'MICAS WAY VANT AT INDIVIDUAL ATONIA    IWV,, nosier Wt«IN«i « Mm K » ;

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