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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - November 30, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Michael ilartl is only 19-months-old and this was quite an experience, meeting Santa Claus up close for the first time in his young life. He lives at 941 Oakland road NC. The girl in the background was not identified. Travis Bernard Thompson, 3, of 5420 Gordon avenue NU was ready with a long string of questions. £tUt Cfcditr RtipitU tfujttte Gazette Photos bv Duane CrockTalking to Santa It was the day after Thanksgiving and all through the business districts Santa Claus and his helpers were visiting with Eastern Iowa children. Some were timid, some were curious, and others just grinned. Here we have Joe Joe Whiteside, age 2*6, of 1602 Park avenue SE, and newfound friend. Jennifer Rajtora, 3, of Iowa City appeared to be happy she'd made the trip. Old Faithful Fireman Bill Staggs of Livermore. Calif., atop a ladder at the fire house, takes a look at a light bulb which has been burning for 73 years. The lamp hangs from the ceiling above the area where the fire trucks are [larked AP VV I r<»(itiQto UP* T»teohotoState Entertainment A group of children entertain Secretary of State Henry Kissinger while he walks through the Chum lung garden iii Sm»< how, < luna Secretary Kissinger made the stopover after departing Peking for his return to Tokyo via Shanghai. t ;

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