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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - January 27, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Dear Genie: Editor's Note: "Dear Genie" is prepared under the auspices of the Linn County Heritage society. Questions should have an Iowa connection, must be kept to a 50-word limit and clearly printed or typed. They will be published on a space-available basis. They should be sent directly to Dear Genie, P.O. Box 175, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52406. Names and addresses must be included because readers who can help will send answers directly to th# questioner. Dear Genie, Would like to correspond with descendants of Archibald and Sarah Gilliand who came to Clear Creek township, Johnson county, Iowa, in 1840. Children: James, Andrew, Freeman, Mrs. Ettie Brown, Mrs. Millie Colany, Mrs, Eleanor Colony, Samuel, Arteveiia, and my ancestor, Mrs. Sarah Brigham. Mrs. Darcl Barbar, 363 Thirtieth street drive SE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52403. *    *    * Need Information on Christian lchl and wife, Kale (?), family and where buried. He and his brother, John, born 1844, who was five vears old at the time they came with parents, Christian and Mary Heintz Iehl, from Alsace Lorraine, f rance. Christian and John served in the Civil war. Lyle Iehl, Newell, Iowa, 50568. *    *    * Working on Ford-Able family of Linn county, Iowa. Enos J. Ford, bom 1843, Massachusetts, died 1905 at Alice, Iowa. Married 1864 at Andrew, Iowa, to Mary S. Able. Can anyone help locate pictures of these two, my great-grandparents? Mrs. Raymond W. Bostedt, 4915 Greenleaf lane, South Bend, Ind., 46619. *    *    * Want information on steamboat captain David Rudd and wife Amy Hicks Rudd and family . . . Keokuk, I/ee county, Iowa . . . 1860. Also, want to hear from all descendants of Lit. Jonathan Rudd, 1647. Rudd family genealogy, Mrs. Darwin Rudd, I South 516 Leahy Rd., Villa Park, 111., 60181. *    *    * Seek descendants of these Scott county residents: Anna Struve Goettsch, late 1800s in Davenport, daughter of Peter Nicholas Struve; Bernhard and Emma Struve Ktotenmacher, married Scott county 1890; Henry and Amalie Struve Nelson, married Davenport 1891. Miss Janet K. Pease, 10310 West Sixty-second Place 102, Arvada, Colo.. 80004. *    *    * Wish to correspond with descendants of Robert J. Lane, bom about 1841, Indiana, son of Joseph and Mary’ Lane. Married Elizabeth (?), bom about 1850 in Kentucky. Their knowrn children were Augusta, Matilda, Marian, Harriet, Alonzo and George. Lived in Polk township. Bremer county, 1856-1880. May have moved to California. Faye Renner Glessner, 2523 Franklin avenue NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52402. Disaster Cooperation Set By Salvation Army, CAP An agreement of mutual cooperation in disaster relief efforts has been reached between the Salvation Army and the Civil Air Patrol. Major Eugene Adney of the Cedar Rapids Army Corps center said Saturday that the agreement will be in effect across the nation with local Army centers and CAP units working out arrangements for joint cooperation in cases of emergencies or disasters. In brief, Major Adney explained, the mutual pledge of cooperation covers two points: I Civil Air Patrol will provide communications assist- 5 from YMCA Staffs Attend D.M. Meeting Five members of the Cedar Rapids and Marion YMCA staffs wall be in Des Moines this week for a four-day course presented by the American Management Assn. on standards of accounting and reporting for volunteer organizations. Attending will be Maurice Wilson, executive director of the YMCA of the Metropolitan Cedar Rapids-Marion area; Bill Ching, executive director of the Marion branch; Chet Casal!, executive director of the Central branch; Al McDonald, program director at Central; and Dwight Belknap, director of Camp Wap-sie-Y. Instructors for the course will Include James Springer, former Y executive here who is now executive director of the YMCA of Reno, Nev. lance, ground and air transportation and personnel to support relief efforts when requested! by the Salvation Army during an emergency. 2. Salvation Army will assist as requested when the CAP is engaged in air search and rescue operations or other disaster activities in remote or dev-, astated areas. The CAP provides about 801 percent of all the flying hours expended in aerial search operations in the U.S. Major Adney said the mutual; assistance agreement “to insure I fast, effective aid in all types] of emergencies” has been un-j der discussion for some time. It was formalized in an agreement signed by Commissioner Paul J. Carlson, national Salvation Army commander; Air Force Brig. Got. Leslie J. Westbcrg, national CAP commander; and CAP Brig. Gen. William Patterson, national chairman. Umbria Wants Water In Waterfall Sundays PERUGIA, Italy (UPI) -Energy crisis or not, the people of Umbria want water in their waterfall on Sundays. Fabio Fiorelli, president of the I Umbria regional council, wrote the National Electricity agency protesting a plan to use water from the river Velino all week! round for electricity production. The water is now used on weekdays hut channeled hack on Sundays into the river bed and the scenic Marmore waterfall.! 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