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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - July 14, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Cedar Rapids Gazette: Sun., July 14, 1974 American Dream Topic for 2nd Course by Newspaper Deadline Nears For Tax Refunds Ttiv lima department of U've-. Headers of The will j the IRth article is published to read tin- work oi six tup Aineii- .More than !UU newspapers are can .-cholars aulhui.-. ;ihd, i: -imulved in the program, they are so inclined. 10 receive fjrs, college degree credit for doing u.m :ilio t fund checks to eligible elderly; apply for.he v, nte v. i l.oetzman. Miles .10- -tie ol He nturv America Those over tii and with in- comes less [han may qual- ify for the timmcial assistance. Kenters will he sent checks of' and for cash, while property owners the Kasile will be sent a check to be. applied specifically towards year's taxes, said Meta a.m. and 5 p.m. The office phone Schwiebert added that income for the year 1972 must be under if Jli.OOO for those eligible. She ,1 said that only those. No Tax Vacation Travelers around the country will tind that taxes take no vacation, notes the Commerce Clearing House, Chicago. In several states they will be paying more in terms of sales, gasoline and cigaret taxes than they did last year. The figures on the map show state gasoline, sales and cigaret tax rates as of July 1. The rates for gasoline, sales and per package of cig- arets, are shown left to right. Local tax rates are not included. 0 indicates the tax is not levied. For instance, Arizona's sales tax has increased from 3 to 4 percent and the state's fuel tax rates will go from 7 to 8 cents a gallon on Sept. 1. All three tax rates have gone up or are going up in Arizona. On July 1 sales tax rates went from 3 to 4 percent and cigaret taxes went from 10 to 13 cents a package. On Sept. 1 the fuel tax will go from 7 to 8 cents a gallon. Although the Iowa sales tax rate is listed as 3 percent, it should be noted that as of July 1 there is no sales tax on food and prescription drugs. Camp Good Health Previously reported S Loyal Order of Moose Lodec No. 304 Children's Home Girls auxiliary Women of the Moose Chapter No. 515 In meniorj- of William E. Schamberger from Mr. and Mrs. Oliver 3. Swab, L a g u n a Hills. Calif......... In memory of a good friend, Bill Scham- berger, from Loretta Yeates and Gladys Wathan In memory of Charles L. Apgar, from friends In memory of Blanche Hunter from a friend In memory of William E. Schamberger from Mary Sue D a m g e, Neenah, "Wis....... In memory of John E. Weart, Vinton, from Dorothy Weart In memory of Dean E. K o p e o k y from Jerry, Doug and Mother............ In memory of my husband, Thomas Holme, on bis birth- day, July 12 In memory of Nelis Weland from Mary Jandl In memory of Nelis E. Weland, Fairfax, from Elizabeth Pri- ban In memory of Nelis E. Weland, Fairfax, from Donna Slick In memory of Xelis K. Weland. Fairfax, from Al SUfiier---- In memory of Harry E. Hepker In memory of Mr. and Mrs. Galen Ritchie from Betty O'Reilly In m e m o r y of my sister, Dorothy f'. Serovy. from Carl and Marie Sedlacek Total ..............S 1974 Budset Yet to he raised 7.35I.52 Salvation Army To Open Downtown Unit This Week 100.00 A downtown facility to in- 75.00 25.00 I crease the availability of ser- vices of both divisions of the Salvation Army will be opened this week at 406 Third avenue SE. The new "intake office" will serve both the Salvation Army Corps center, 1123 Third street SE, and the Army's Men's So- cial Service center, 2920 First (avenue NE. The Men's Social I Service center is entirely self- supporting through its pick-up of newspapers, magazines and discarded usable articles. The Corps center, including its wel- 12.00 fare and youth programs, is a member of the United Way. For the Corps center, the location will offer better posure and make it easier for men to find out about the center's rehabilitation program. "They can drop in easily, have a cup of coffee and talk about our Capt. Jarvis said. "The First avenue location just doesn't offer the advantage of exposure of the program to many men who might be interested." The Men's Social Service cen- ter offers work opportunities and counseling for "men who have lost the ability to cope with their problems." Don Peterson of the Men's Social Service center staff will (new office will be to facilitate aid to Major Eu- jgene Adney said. "All other ser- 10.001 vices will continue at the Corps i center on Third street. The 'in- jtake however, will lO.OOlpedite making arrangements for! I the feeding and housing of sients temporarily stranded in Cedar Rapids." Capt. Edward Jarvis, who is in charge of the Men's Social Service center, said the central man the new which was "intake office" made possible through the cooperation of the H. R. Block Co. Chief LaPeters Will Speak at Institute Wallace N. LaPeters, chief of the Cedar Rapids police depart- ment, will participate Friday in Drake university's 19th annual Institute of State and Local Government. The institute will feature dis- cussions of contemporary prob- lems and issues by officials of city, county and state govern- ment along with Iowa educators and representatives of major public interest groups. funded by the National history, and author of "White erature ment for the Humanities, with Over books. additional assistance of the- The next four, "Visions of Vir-: The las! two articles be K.x.xon Educational foundation, me, Rattle in Babylon: Robert 1'enn Warren, author and distributed by Copley News [Jon ;ind Actuality in the Age of "-A-" ''10 Men a service. tiit. American o'..ieis This will be the second be by Michael Kammen. Ameri- English a: Vale. His cllrrcniiy re- ment of Courses by Newspaper can history professor at Cornell'topic will be "Uellecnuns the carried by The The university, and author of first segment, "America and the le of Paradox, Empire and In-- Additional information on the c f I Future of was carried teresl" and other books. program will be published later. Drive barely last fall and The articles are published with at least three audiences in mind: 1. Headers who would enjoy such writing for educational recreational purposes, just as they would read oilier newspaper stories. 2. Readers interested in se- rious education on their own time. 3. Readers interested in de- gree credit, who would receive assistance through additional education kits and counsel of educators at the University of Iowa. U. of I. is cooperating with Courses by Newspaper, will conduct class sessions for those enrolled for degree credit and will administer a test after as faugfif by Mahesh Yogi EASIER DONE THAN SAID INTRODUCTORY LECTURES: MONDAY, JULY 15 NOON; YWCA Main Lounge p.m.: Tucker Realty Bldg., 613 2nd Ave.SE PREPARATORY LECTURE: THURS., JULY 18 p.m.: Room 1507, Mercy Hospital I.M.S. 366-4554 Energy Vs. Snow Astronomers estimate that all the energy received by all the radio telescopes ever built equals only the impact of a few snowflakes on the ground. Yet these' metallic eyes stand in the forefront of erers of quasars, pulsars, and interstellar rholecues, National Geographic says. 6.00 5.00 I j Nevada Range Temperatures in Nevada] 5'OOj range from 120 degrees F. onj (the fringes of Death Valley toj Uo below zero in the northern i jpart of the state. National Geographic says. "THE BOSS IS GONE" Willy's Gone on Vacation, but wait till you see OUR SPECIAL FOR THIS WEEK! ONE DOZEN BEAUTIFUL CARNATIONS IN A CENTER- PIECE OR ARRANGE- MENT Free Delivery S5 50 C Floral Designs 3501 1st Ave. SE Delivery Mon. thru Sat. 8-5 RAPIDS 5.001 5.00! 3.00 ,664.02 j Heartworm in Gats Not Oommon in Iowa: Fortunately, owners of cats! in Iowa needn't be too con- cerned with hearUvorm killing their pets. Dog owners should be concerned. Last Sunday's car- ried an article on heartwormj which quoted Dr. Charles W. Troup, Center Point veterin- arian, who has done extensive research on hearlworm both here and in other slates. Dr. Troup said, "Heartworm has become a major problem in Iowa and the nation. If owners haven't had their dogs and cats checked for hcarlv.orm. they should do so immediately." Owners of dogs in this part of the nation should have their pels checked for the fatal dis- ease as it is common here and' increasing each summer. ers of cats in Iowa are com- paratively safe as reported' cases of heart worm in felines have been in oilier stales, Dr.' Troup said. What's Koozn'.' Home has come to us from, the Middle English and Duti'li, meaning "to liquor'' or "to drink heavily." SEMI-ANNUAL SALE! Save now on a great selection of men's suits and sportcoats REDUCED Big savings, too, on slacks, jackets, sport shirts, ties swim suits and other men's furnishings Famous Name Dress Shirts VALUES TO OI'KN SUNDAY NOON TO 5 SHOP FOR MEN LINDALE PLAZA CEDAR RAPIDS f THE CAR WITH A FAMILY PLAN. DODGE CORONET, Our Coronets give you family-sized room without putting the squeeze on your budget. We believe few cars offer you Coronet's rare combination of good looks and mid-sized practicality. But judge for yourself. Come in. Try a Coronet "on" the members of your family. They'll like the room, and you'll like the: front disc brakes four-door convenience 318 V8 big 19.1 cubic feet of trunk space- Electronic Ignition. Dodge DEALERS BOYS CORONET NOW at DART PRICES! 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