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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - July 21, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Vt off Discontinued Unfinished Bookcase Tops and Bases * -i.__ j Reg. $39.95 to $64 95 All of smooth, sanded pine LIMITED QUANTITIES » ' “Starlight” Twin Mattress & Boispring Ensemble! *79.95 Foam mattress and coil boxspring Reg $199.00 Simmons Full-Size BACK SHIELD SUPERB Mattress & Belspring * ' 43 Full Set Super firm, superb comfort Rag. $249.95 Simmons Queen-Size DEEPSLEEP SUPREME Mattress & Bos spring *177 QMM St! Extra firmness, plus luxurious comfort Reg. $349.95 Sealy King-Size CONTRACT HOTEL LUXURY 3-pc. Ensemble ‘229 A Quilted in former Posturepedic cover; extra firm SPECIALS ON OUR FOURTH FLOOR Dinettes and Dining Room Ensembles 5-fK. Howell dinette with 36x48 woodgrain finish table, Micarta top that opens to 60" with extra leaf and 4 high bock floral vinyl chairs. $159 OO value    $97 5-pt. Woedgroin finish dinette with 36x48 table, Micarta top, that opens to 60" and 4 high bock chairs $ I 49 OO value ,.,,,    $77 7-pc. Howell Spanish style dinette with woodgrain finish table (36x48) that opens to 72" with 2 leaves and 6 wrought iron frame chairs with vinyl seats. $249.00 value    VU 5-pc. Maple finish dinette with 36x48 Micarta top oval table and 4 sturdy Mote’s chairs. $189.75 value $129 8-pc. Mediterranean style Iroyhilt dining room suite with 42x60 table that opens to 96" with 2 18" leaves, 5 side & I arm chairs and lighted china in distressed pecan finish $749.00 value    $488 6-pc. Hickory I Oak finish dining suite from Hooker with 44’ oak octagon pedestal table, 2 18" leaves, 4 side choirs ond 52" lighted china of hickory veneers and solids $939 75 value    $788 7-pc. Oak finish dining suite from Keller with Micarta top trestle table, 3 12’ leaves, and 6 side chairs with matelasse cushions. $589 ,65 value    $    JA* Hide-a-Beds & Sleep Sofas Single Bahama Couch with quilted Herculon cover and 2 back bolsters Foam single mattress. $1 39.95 value $97 Traditional Quoen-Siie Hido-a-Woy sofa with quilted nylon matelasse upholstery. Lawson arm, skirted Foam mattress. $429 OO value    $299 full-size Kroobler Sleep-or-lounge with buscuit-back in beige Herculon. On casters. Floor sample. $399.00 value    $228 Ouoen-size Traditional Kroehlor Sioop-or-Lounge in nylon matelasse with loose pillow back and skirted Floor sample $499 OO value.    $288 Simmons Queon-siie studio divan in Scotchgarded floral print with 2 back cushions Skirted. $ I 49 OO value $99 Queen-size Simmons Hide-a-iad, traditional styling Black /white nylon fabric. On walnut legs Hidden queen-size innerspring mattress $429 OO value    $333 Queen-size Simmons Hido-a-tod upholstered in avocado or beiqe corduroy. Loose pillow bock, sleek contemporary stylmq Queen size Simmons mattress. $550 OO value $366 Relaxing Recliners Hootor-Vibrotor Rocker-toe liner upholstered in wipe-clean naugahyde Has block-tufted comfort back. Soothing comfort for etching muscles. $169.95 value $97 High-back Recliner in a Herculon/naugahyde combination with button-tufted bock. In shodes of gold. $129.95 value $88 Space-saving Recliner con be within 3" of wall and will not touch wall when fully reclined! Channel button tufted bock Naugahyde $199 OO value    $149 Kroehlor “Rolaxor" recliner in Herculon plaid and black naugahyde combination Button tufted back Superb quality $149.95 value    $98 Mini-Sofas and Love Seats Kroehlor tuxedo stylo lovosoat upholstered in stylish Dec orator s fabric and with shiny chrome trim Self seat deck $369 OO value    $188 Kroehlor contemporary stylo lovosoat in Herculon plaid with 2 reversible T-cushions and a loose pillow back On casters, self-deck $359 OO value    $188 Tuxedo lovosoat in Orlon fur Herculon combination with loose pillow back, side pillows, arm caps and on casters $319 OO value    $188 Contemporary Herculon mini-sofa with self deck, side pillows, loose pillow back, on costers, arm caps and tuxedo styling $289 95 value    $166 luxury traditional loveseat, custom made with 8 way hand tied base, separated, tufted pillow back, arm caps and lined skirt Scotchgarded cotton print upholstery $349 OO value    $197 Kroehlor Colonial print mini-sofa with winged arm. but toned pillow back, pleated skirt and arm caps $299 95 value    $177 Tuxedo style striped velvet loveseat with loose pillow back, trad) tional skirt and arm bolsters, $329 95 value    $199 Kroehler modern design loveseat in Herculon and chrome with molded button-tufted seat. $229.95 value    $99 SAVINGS FROM OUR THIRD FLOOR Odd Bedroom Furniture Pieces 4-drawer chest n white with gold trim, Colonial styling $1 I 9 95 value    $67 3-drawer bachelor chest in white with gold trim, Colonial styling $ I 09 95 value    $58 Corner desk, in white With gold trim, Colonial styling. $79.95 value $39 5-drawer chest in white with gold trim, Colonial styling $144 95 value    $77 full-size headboard in white with gold trim, Colonial styling $49 95 value    $27 Canopy Bed, full or twin size, in white with gold    trim, Colonial styling. $139 95 value    $77 I-drawer night stand in white with gold trim, Colonial styling $59 95 value    $36 Thomasville "Camille" 7-drawer lingerie chest. Antique blue with antique white handles Excellent value $335 OO value    $144 Dresser desk in contemporary walnut finish. I 29.95    value    $66 Comer desk rn contemporary walnut finish $99.95 value $49 4-drawer chest in contemporary walnut finish $109 95 value $66 2'door Storage cabinet in contemporary walnut finish. $ 109 95 value    $55 3?" Hutch bookcase top in contemporary walnut fin sh. $99.95 value    $49 42* Bookcase top in contemporary walnut finish $119 95 value $58 full or Queen size headboard in contemporary walnut finish $59 95 value    $29 Thomasville "Sovereign" 2-drawer night stand with pecan veneers finish $ I 49 95 value    $77 Lane "Tower Suite" I-drawer night stand in modern pecan and rosewood finish. $69.95 value    $39 All wood 70” Hibriten doored triple dresser with matching mirror. Pecan finish $499 OO value    $249 Mediterranean pecan finish 2-drawer night stand. $69 95 value $38 Thomasville “Valeria" 2-drawer night stand, Spanish desian $69 95 value    $38 lane "Tower Suite” full or queen size headboard, pecan and rosewood finish $99 95 value    $49 Beautiful Bedroom Groupings 4-pc. Thomasville “Passport” suite includes jumbo storage chest dresser and mirror, high boy chest/desk, queen or full headboard, all in mandarin red antique finish with brass pulls ^accents. Chinese styling $746 95 value    $499 Burlingtonhouse Master Bedroom Suite with king size dresser with twin mirrors, kingsize headboard and 5-drawer chest Pecan finish Transitional $789 85 value    $399 4-pc. Thomasville “Segovia" suite includes triple dresser with mirror, King headboard and night stand. Spanish style castilian oak finish $837 OO value    $444 4-pc. Contemporary walnut finish suite features triple dresser with mirror, queen or full headboard and 5 drawer chest from Barwick $379 85 value    $299 Hibriten antique white 8 gold Country french 5-pc. suite includes center door triple dresser with mirror, armoire style chest, cane queen or full headboard and 2-drawer night stand Carved floral fronts All of solid hardwood veneers $1,745 OO value $988 FROM OUR NEW SECOND FLOOR ADDITION Exciting Sofa Bargains Kroehler Colonial sofa with button back subdued wing, skirted & arm caps Choice of 3 Herculon fabric colors. $299 95 value $199 Kroehler nylon patchwork style Colonial sofa with high, sleepy hollow pillow back, wrapaver pillow arm, self-seat deck, arm caps aand overstuffed seat cushions $389 95 value    $258 Kroenler Herculon plaid Colonial sofa with divided, attached pillow back, winged, rolled arm, pleated skirt and arm caps $399 95 value    $288 Kroehler tuxedo sofa in brilliant orange velvet with rolled tuxedo arms, button-tufted seat and arm caps $299 OO value    $168 Kroehler contemporary sofa upholstered in durable Herculon fabric with button bock and 3 reversible cushions On casters $299 OO value    $188 Exciting modern sofu from Kroehler upholstered in racing strip*? gold and brown Herculon V-shaped arms with wood trim, ovei stuffed seat and back cushions Super styling! $519 OO value $299 Traditional slope arm sofa upholstered in blue floral nylon ma ♦elasse Separated, button tufted pillow back Floor sample $349 OO value    $228 Traditional 2-tone velvet sofa with pillow wrapover arms self deck, “sleepy hollow back Contrasting welts and trim $379 95 value $228 Kroehler 98 naugahyde sofa with channel back slope arms, on casters Antique saddle brown $369 95 value    $197 Lovely Living Room Groups Extra high back Colonial sofa/loveseat set with maple outline trim, attached buttoned pillow back, self deck, arms caps and pleated sk it* $8 I 8 OO value    $477 3-pc. Spanish style living room suite in flocked nylon velvet includes 96 sofa and matching Mr 6 Mrs. chairs all with shaped pillow backs and oak finish accents and base $749 95 value    $488 Contemporary tuxedo sofa/loveseat set with webless overstuffed seat cushions, low back, high style Herculon fabric, arm cops and on casters $739 90 value    $544 Traditional stiped velvet sofa loveseat combination with attached pillow back, self-deck, reversible seat cushions, on casters ond arm raps $689 90 value    $488 Miscellaneous Special Buys Lighted red loce Decorator's palm tree in stylish planter value $119 OO $44 Red Orlon fur chaise lounge choir of molded foam, on walnut legs $139 95 value    $66 48" poker game table with removable serving top. Folds for easy storage $59 95 value    $37 finish. Holds lane record cabinet, white I 6“x28"x29". $89 95 value 7-pc. brass fireplace set includes screen, andirons, 3 tools and tool stand $99 95 value    $48 36" round Lone coffee table, walnut finish $79 95 value 58 Spanish style bor    with iron footrail,    padded    elbow    rail,    walnut finish, Micarta spill-proof top $169 95    value    $77 30” square Henredon    corner table in oak and    pecan    patina    finish. $139 95 value    $55 SAVE $71.95 on a Walnut Woodgrain finish Dinette Table 42 x 60’ dining table that opens to 72' with extra leaf and has Micarta top Reg. $99.95    s28 Reductions on Lounge Chairs Country Casual lounge chair in Herculon plaid with oak frame $219.95 value    $66 Modern Kroehler lounge chair and matching ottoman in grey /white Herculon with chrome frame $209.90 value    $66 Tuxedo naugahyde casual chair with massive arms and on casters $149.95 value $77 Spanish design lounge chair upholstered in naugahyde with block button-tufted back, Dark oak frame $149.95 value    $77 Kroehler lounge chair with naugahyde ond Herculon combination. Button tufted, pillow wrap-over arm. $189 OO value    $88 Contemporary Orlon fur tuxedo tub chair with buttoned shawl collar, self-deck & arm caps. $249 OO value    $99 Mediterranean style chair with overstuffed bear-claw cushion seat, loose pillow back, in nylon matelasse $229.00 value    $77 Quilted matelasse lounge chair with flared but toned-tufted arm, attached pillow back, arm caps, self-deck and on casters. $249 00 value $88 Kroehler tuxedo choir upholstered in a Scotchgarded nylon. Casters, arm caps, self-deck $ I 69 95 value    $77 Maple wing Colonial chair rn white velvet with padded pillow arm, pleated skirt & arm caps $199 OO value    $99 Victorian Decorator’s "Tusk" chair unusual design Red vlevet cushion seat $129 95 value    $66 Hammary extra high back wing chair in cotton print and velvet Chinese Chippendale design $250 OO value    $128 Entire Stock of Porch, Patio and Lawn Furniture NOW ON SALE! Many pieces have been reduced 50% Enjoy the rest of your summer, outdoors, at a fraction of the cost. FREE PARKING Use our storeside parking or the Park & Shop Plan. Either way your park FREE when you shop at Smulekoff’s Traditional heavy tweed lounge chair with loose pillow back, lined skirt, arm caps. Save over W $239 OO value    $119 Specials in our Jewelry and Gift Departments, MAIN FLOOR. North Wm. A. Rogers 50-pc. service-for-8 silver flo-tware. $69.95 value    $49 Special Group of men's and ladies' famous brand watches, discontinued models VS off Men s tie bar and cuff link sets. Values to $15 00    $5 Special grouping of men s billfolds. Value from $7 95 to $9 95    $4.98 Special selection of Costume Jewelry, to dose out    Vt    off 30-hour Travel alrm clocks in assorted styles and colors Value to $8 95    $5 Men $ ond todies' wrist watches, dress ond sport, in assorted styles Values to $39 95 SI 7.50 6 ft. tall Grandmother Floor Clock in fruitwood finish 8 day wind, Westminster chimes. $479 OO value    $399 Set of 4 crystal & silverplated salt and pepper shakers. Limited quantity $7 50 value $5 Royal table model $69 95 value Portable Typewriter. $50 50-pc. service-for-8 Oneida Stainless. Choice of Galveston, Phoenix or Orlando patterns $49 95 value    $39.95 Table of Assorted Gift Items, including vases, figurines, ash trays, cheese boards and others Vt off 20" Toastmaster window fan, while they last $20 88 value    $16    88 Sunbeam steam and dry iron. $ 10 99 value $7,79 10-speed, dual range Osier Blender in avocado and gold $29 95 value    $20 Charms, sterling & gold    filled    Vt    off 16-pc. service-for-4 Independence Ironstone "Verdette" pattern $23.00 value.    $12.50 Barometer, antique white finish $55 OO value $30 Fine China A ottery Odds 8 Ends. Saucers, cups bread & butter plates, and others Your pattern may be here    '/>    off SMULEKOFF’S New Police Approach to Family Fights HARTFORD, Conn (AP) month after month to the same Local police* are taking a new home," said Gregory Bums, a approach to potentially- planning official for the local explosive family arguments police department “Even and domestic squabbles Under a police planning division recommendation, specially trained police officers will respond to domestic disputes. In some cases we keep responding week after week tually something is going to explode and somebody is going to get killed Maybe a cop " The police teams will be (ailed in to handle mainly non-violent cases, to settle down the participants and refer them to long-term coun seling lf needed, a spokesman said The spokesman said the guiding philosophy of the program will be to reduce the number of arrests stemming from domestic fights and divert troubled families away from the criminal justice system to other social agencies. DRIVK SAFELY! Washington Band Concert Is Thursday A concert is set for 7 45 p rn Thursday in the Washington high school auditorium by the Washington symphonic band. The concert, which is free and open to the public, will include selections which the band has prepared for its upcoming European tour Want Ad office open daily Until noon Sat Couple Found Already Wed KIDDERMINSTER. England (UPI) — (ira ha rn Bridg-ford had already bought the ring. fixed the reception and booked the honeymoon. All that remained was to se! the date for the wedding “But you are already married to your bride," said the registrar’s clerk after checking the records. Bridgford and his ex-wife Jean had decided to get together again following divorce proceedings two years ago. The clerk’s check showed the decree had never been made final 'The wedding might be off,” Bridgford said “But I’m still giving her the ring and we’ll still have the reception and the honeymoon ” The Cedar Rapids Gazette: Sib., July 21, 1874    74 Chess Game Invention Is Credited to India Chess was invented in India in the Seventh century A D. as a war game to illustrate and rehearse proposed army movements for real engagements. Its name comes from the Indian “chaturanga” meaning “consisting of four divisions", the four kinds of troops in the traditional Indian army: infantry, cavalry, chariots and elephants, along with Ifre Supreme Commander (King) and his Minister (changed by Italians to the Queen). Woad Source Southern forests and woodlots produce 87 percent of pulpwood cut in the U.S., 30 percent of the lumber, and 30 percent of the plyw<x>d, National Geographic saysSMULEKOFF’S2V2 acres of everything for the home Third Avenue at First Street SE In Downtown Cedar RapidsOpen Monday 9 a.m. ’til 9 p.m.Use Smulekoff’s Own Easy Budget Terms Take months to pay. You'll like shopping at Smulekoff's where you find famous name brand merchandise, low prices, good service, free delivery and satisfaction always. Now s the time for saving during Smulekoff’s great Pre-Inventory Sale through July 3 I.ALL ITEMS SUBJECT TO PRIOR SALE ;

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