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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - March 27, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 4A The Cedar Rapids Gazette: Wed., Mat. 27, 1974 —Gazette Photo bv Duane Crock Homeless,    But Hopeful Seeming sorry that she ever strayed 'from home in the first place, this adult wirehaired terrier is searching for another home. She can be adopted for $10 from the Humane Society, Mt. Vernon road SE. The society's hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p. rn. Monday through Saturday. G. R. Teen Club Directors Elected Five from C. R. On Honors List At St. Luke's Five students from Cedar Rapids were named to the spring term honors list at St. Luke’s hospital school of nursing. Tile list of 43 honor students was released by John A. Wilkinson, director of nursing education at St. Luke’s and includes: Suzanne Armstrong, Martha Massey, Becky Schlotterbeck, Ma r y Lou Webster, Cedar Rapids; Christine Holtz. Anamosa: Peggy Wiebold, Blairstown; Glenda Matttiiesen, Bryant; Sally Holm, Clarion; Ann Koch, Clinton. Jody Hurt, Denver; Lynn Buckholtz, Dubuque; Carol Munsinger, Eldora; Joyce Witte. Garnavillo; Cheri Dewitt and Elizabeth Rowden, Gladbrook; Debora Vornkahl, Keokuk; Jay Feuerbach and Kimberly Severn, Keystone; Diane Faas, Ladora; Debra Koch, Long Grove; Barbara Lyford, Manly; JoNette Romer, Maquoketa. Jill Meyer and Rose Marie treasurer, and Mrs. Lloyd Cancer Victim To Speak Friday At C.R. Church Orville Kelly, a dying cancer patient who founded the Make Today Count organization, will speak Friday night at First Lutheran church. The speech, sponsored by the church’s Koinonia group, is scheduled about 7:15, following Kelly’s 6:30 appearance on KCRG and First Lutheran’s “Lift High the Cross” television program Kelly, 43, a former army sergeant major and newspaper editor from Burlington, is present ly undergoing chemotherapy treatment for incurable cancer. In early January, Kelly wrote a first person account in the Mrs. Phil Brummer, 408 May- Burlington Hawkeye, relating Armed Forces East Iowans Are Promoted In Armed Forces Cub Scouts Brammer berry drive NW, has been elect- how he, his wife and four young ed president of the board of children had learned to cope directors of the Cedar Teen club for 1974-75. Other officers elected Warren Jacobsen, Rapids with his condition. The story, picked up by the wire services, led to thousands vvcrp of calls and letters from vlce*| throughout the country and ap- president; Laverne Eggleston, penances on network House Votes Limit on Desegregation Busing Mayor Suspended for ‘Long Live King1 Shout CAGLIARI, Sardinia (UPD-The prefect of Cagliari suspended Efisio Lippi Serra for adopted one month from his post as WASHINGTON (AP) — The antibusing measures  r.__ house voted Tuesday to make by congress, which have been S'selteTho^-^gTve busing a limited, last-resort rem-1 ignored by the courts. Before adopting the Esch Sieg, Monona; Dorothy Like and Melody Tjaden, Monticello; Carol Eiehelberger, Muscatine; Kathy W’illiams, Newhall; Maryette Tar box, North English; Karen Wonderlich. Albe. Galene McMahon, Oskaloosa; delen Vox, Pella; Sandra Larson, Postville; Christine An-dreae, Shell Rock; Cristine Anderson, Shellsburg; Rosemary Wiese, West Des Moines; JoAnne Collingwood, Williamsburg; Karen Martz, Wilton Junction. Out-of-state honor students were Linda Wolf, Deerfield, 111.; Claudia David, Overland Park, Kan.; Kristen Peterson, Columbus, Ohio, and Mary Ellen Bates, Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. Lewis, secretary. sion. Friday night, Kelly will talk about Make Today Count, a nonprofit organization “for terminally ill persons and their im-: mediate families.” Kelly’s talk is free to the public. Get into the want ad habit. edy to overcome school segregation . By a 293-117 vote it approved;by voice an amendment to a school bill that would restrict busing to neighborhood schools and require other remedies to be tried before any busing can be ordered. Culver Against Iowa’s Democratic representatives — John Culver, Neal Smith and Edward Mezvinskv — voted against the amendment along with Republican W’iley Mavne. Iowa Republican Representatives H. R. Gross and William Scherle voted for it. Similar legislation was passed by the house in 1972, but failed to get through the senate. Senate action will also be necessary to put the new amendment into! effect. The amendment was offered, by Representative Marvil L Esch (R-Mich.) and cosponsored! bv most Michigan representatives. A busing plan involving Detroit and its suburbs is now-before the supreme court. The amendment lists seven methods of dealing with segregation that must be tried before any busing can be ordered. The alternatives include assignment to neighborhood schools, voluntary transfers, construction of closing of schools and revising attendance zones. Not Beyond Only after all these have failed can busing bo ordered, and then busing cannot go beyond the school closest or next closest to the pupil's home, according to the bill. Esch said the main purpose of the amendment is to make clear that congress is opposed to busing across school district lines, a major issue in the Detroit busing controversy. Opponents of the amendment said it is probably unconstitu-j tional and would be no more effective than several previous Congressman Urges Firing of VA Head WASHINGTON (AP) - Rep. Jerome Waldie (D-Calif.) Tuesday called for the firing or resignation of Veterans Administration head Donald Johnson. Waldie, who is a candidate for | the California Democratic gu-i bematorial nomination, said Johnson is dealing with disabled; Vietnam veterans in a “climate of fear and open hostility.” Waldie made his charges in letters to the chairmen of the* house and senate veterans committees after attending a meeting Monday in Los Angeles at which Johnson listened while’ “sourrounded with three of his security men” to proposals of fered by spokesmen for the American Veterans Movement. I because he shouted the king” at a public meeting Italy has been a republic amendment, the house defeated since    the    people    voted    out the vote a compromise monarch    in 1946.    Ex-King    Um- proposal that would have set up berto    II    lives in    exile    in    Por- a 10-year program to help bring tugal. Graduates school districts into compliance with desegregation plans. It also IO YEARS AGO — The Rus-would have made busing a last- sians freed two U. S. airmen resort remedy, but would not whose reconnaissance plane was have restricted its use if the shot down by a Soviet fighter courts found it necessary. over East Germany. IRS Offers School Aid to Disadvantaged DES MOINES — A four-year college scholarship for disadvantaged Iowa high school seniors was announced Tuesday by James T. Rideoutte, district director of the Internal Revenue! Service.    _ The scholarship covers tu- Linda Sheppard, daughter of ition, books, supplies, part-time Mr. and Mrs. Louis E. Shep-employment during the school year and full-time employment during the summers with the IRS. After completing the four-year program and earning a degree in accounting, the student is to be employed as an Internal Revenue agent. Rep. Scherle To Seek Fifth Term WASHINGTON I UPI) - Say-j ing that representing Iowa has been the most rewarding experience of his life, Republican!    .    . . ,    . Rep. William Scherle announced ant    f. J*    y°u S*JL ^uy    or Tuesday he will seek a fifth IcnI Quickly. Dial 398-8234 consecutive term in the U.S. house of representatives. A grain and livestock farmer from Henderson, Scherle has served in the house since he was first elected in 1966. The Fifth district congressman is a member of the house appropriations committee, the agriculture-environmental and consumer protection subcommittee and the housing and ur-b a n dcvelopmcnt-space- science and veterans affairs subcommittee of the appropriations committee. Three Eastern Iowa service men were promoted by their respective branches of the service. James Wedo, son of Mr. and Mrs. Duane Wedo, 105 First street NW, was promoted to army private first class while serving at Fort Bragg, N. C. Mark Hazlett, son of Mr. and Mrs. Dale Hazlett, 357 Twenty-sixth street NW, was promoted to army specialist 4 while stationed at Pohakuloo, Hawaii. Richard Floss, son of Mr. and, Mrs. Stanley R. Overton, 1045 Fifteenth street, Marion, was promoted to marine corps corporal while serving at El Toro, Calif. * * * Two University of Iowa students from Eastern Iowa have been elected officers of the Iowa chapter of the Arnold Air soci-televi- cty, and air force ROTO honorary unit. David Froiseth, son of Harold Froiseth, 1205 Sixth avenue SE, was elected pledge trainer, and William Molsberry, son of Mrs. Frank Molsberry, Iowa City, was elected deputy commander. * * * Loren Betzer, IOU Eighteenth street NW, and Nancy Johansen, 109 Patricia lane NW, I joined the navy. Estherville Author To Be Lenten Luncheon Speaker pard, 2118 Blake boulevard SE, has graduated from the Univer-, sity of the Americas in Puebla, Puebla, Mexico, with a bache-; loris degree in English. Author and lecturer June Parker Goldman of Estherville will speak at Friday’s fifth noon Lenten luncheon at the Embassy club. The luncheon will be open to men and women of all faiths. Advance reservations are not needed. Music will be provided by the El Kahir Shrine Chanters. Mrs. Goldman, currently serving her second term on the Advisory Council for Adult Education in Iowa, has also served on the Iowa Civil Rights Commission. Active in several other state and church-related organizations, she has lectured widely throughout the Midwest before professional, educational, civ- DON’T MISS IT! ENDS 9 PM THURSDAY s FABULOUS 4-DAY TELEVISION AND APPLIANCES OPEN MONDAY AND THURSDAY ’TIL 9 PM AND ALL DAY SATURDAY Save like never before... where else, but... 106 Second Avenue SW    Phone    363-0283 Wesf End of the Second Avenue Bridge ic, fraternal, church and community groups. Mrs. Goldman is the author of two books, “To Touch the Sky” (1969) and “Search Every Comer” (1972). Her husband, the Rev. Max E. Goldman, is pastor of the United Methodist church in Estherville and former pastor of Trinity United Methodist church in Keokuk. Mrs. Goldman, who was born in Japan, was graduated from high school in Pittsfield, Mass., and received her BA from Wellesley college (Mass.) in 1947. The weekly noon Lenten luncheons are sponsored by Churches United, the Catholic Laymen and the Metropolitan YMCA. Pack 29 - The following boys have received awards at Hoover school; Dana Benson, Bichy Becker, John Stark, Raymond Haase, Gary Logan, Todd Hartwell, John Ely, Dan Benne* kamp, Scott Lauer, Scott Faker, Craig Astor, Gary Utecht, Francis Loutsch and Tom Watson. Pack 27 - The following boys have received awards at St. Pius X school: Scott Hansel, Joe Duffy, Steve Thompson, Jim Miller, Brad Hatter, Jeff Hansel, Rick Drahozal, Brian Shorted and Todd Ditsworth. Pack 25 -- The following boys have received awards at Arthur school: Steve Bottleman, Matt Vesey, Rob Bucheim, Gary Cou-tentos, Steve Keegan, Roger Lindsay, Jim Pospisil, Dan Nelson, Jim Bast, Tim Mumma, Maxwell Grant, Terry Hootman, Greg Morgan, Bob Easton, David Harden, John Bast, Steve Hartogh, Scott Moody, Tom Saunders and Robert Jones. Pack 123 — The following boys have received awards at Squaw Creek school: Jeff Mull, Leslie Link, John Osborn, Juan Ruiz, Dave Holets, Mark Palmer, Tom Brown, Ray Svec, Kevin Mulholland and Chris Detweiller. Pack 83 — The fellowing boys have received awards at Hope Lutheran church: Steven Clark, Billy Dougherty, Kurt Walder-bach, David Voelkers, Eddie Bohren,    Mike    Hartmann    and ; Brian Franck. Pack 86 — The following boys have received awards at Coo-llidge school: Scott Allachcr, Brent Doane, John Bialy, Brett Shaw, Mike Wilkensen, Tim Canney,    Mike    Kraft,    Terry Pearson.    Jeff    James,    Mike Shields, John Foley, Kirk Greiner, Randall McKay, Bill Werdcn, Kevin Nanke, Brian Gage, Dave Martin, Shawn Wilson, Todd Lakey, Kevin Wich-man, Kenny Hardman, Mike Long, Skipper Dixon, Ty Tyson, Mike Quinn, Greg Glavin, Greg Kuhlman, Ross Metz, Chris Pinkston, Doug Martin, Tom Cosgrove, David Birch, Gene Turner,    Brian    Snarzyk,    Tom Pinkston, Marty Beal, Jerry Anderson, Steve Sommer, Dean Rasmussen, Chuck Oehler, Roger Dabler, Jon Harris, David Degrotte, Kip Pearson and Russell Glackin. Armstrong’s (luslom Size W eek Visit Armstrong’s Young Mrs. Shop, Second Floor, and sec the largest selection of custom size fashions in the state of Iowa. Fashionable dresses, pant suits and separates designed to flatter a mature figure, in easy-care fabrics and delightful colors. Pictured: Smartly styled Roevervwhere dress bv Check-a-berry in step-in zippered style. Zip it way up for a neat collar effect or zip down as shown for a flattering V-neck look. Cool, machine washable jersey in sizes 12x/2t0 241/2. $22 Register for a Free Dress Register for a free dress to be given away Thursday and Saturday. Free Dinner for Two A free dinner for two in Armstrong’s Cedar Room will be given away with every purchase of a custom size dress or separates at a regular price, during Custom Size Week only. Coffee and cookies will be served all week in Young Mrs. Shop Special Showings Thursday MR. MILT MOSKOWITZ, Check-a-berry representative will be here to show you ail that’s new for summer. Special showing separates, too! of custom size YOUNG MRS. SHOP SECOND FLOOR quality is economy ;