Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - October 30, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
The Cedar Rapids Gazette: Wed., October 30. 1974
— City Briefs —
I SEA Head Proposes $60 Million I PERS Plan
By Judy Daubenmier Optimist Club — Sister Gene- The head of a state teachers
worse teacher retirement system than Iowa.” Galvin said.
Upper Iowa — Upper Iowa) ~ v,v"v'i . " “ And the system does not equal
university will hold ai open ^!«vf Birchard. Republican can-organization Tuesday called theWi|$ aid 0|hor stalf
house at the Roosevelt hotel d,da,<'Mtor Li'm county treasur- Iowa Public Employes Retire- p|ovos undcr olher lowa plans. Nov. IO at 2 p.m. University of- cr' speak to the Thursday men( system (IPERS) the sec he said, ficials will be on hand to visit ™?.n, ?*. V mon '°<>M ond worst teacher retirement j 20 Percent with alumni and friends of tho ^ ^ ‘ ^ system in the nation and pro- The 120,000 state employes
university. Persons ^tending , _ , ' t# I including 40000 leachers.
are urged to return their reser-|War(J m ^ m Uparen)s. under IPERS can "earn at best
a retirement benefit that equals
~ ~ 2 TT. only 20 percent of their final sal-
(See Story on Page 3C) arv." he said.
Clothes Taken Roger John- BishoPs dl>™>«'™ ^ son. Webster City, Tuesday reported a duffle bag containing a wool shirt, a pair of pants, a pair of socks and a toilet kit taken Saturday from Clinton high school s charter bus at Kingston stadium. The items were valued at $51.
♦ * *
Furs exclusively — Berger Furrier, Marion. — Adv.
* * *
Parts Taken -- Richard Blunt,
325 Fifth street NW, Tuesday reported a set of headers valued at $70 taken from the garage at his residence.
♦ * *
Buresh Rental — Rent it —
Try it — Like it — Buy it.—Adv.
♦ * *
Sign Damaged — Richard Finley, manager of Guaranty Bank and Trust Co., 191 Jacolyn drive NW, Tuesday reported a 5 by 6-foot plastic sign in front of the building broken. The sign was valued at $1,500.
* * *
Best Rental Rents The Best.
* * *
Jewelry Stolen — Agnes Kon-igsmark, 1445 Second street SE,
Tuesday reported a gold earring, a wedding ring, a bracelet
and emerald earring taken|o»T Open"i«:3» to 3:30.-Adv. from her residence. The items were valued at $185.
* * *
Shampoo living room $1195. bedroom $8.95. Diamond Carpet 366-6226.—Adv.
* * *
Car Entered — Emery A Ro-
Re-elect Maurice Hennessey.,' Walter Galvin, president ofL ° ps ‘J? th.a receive a
State Representative 22nd Dis-the Iowa State Education Assn., H ptMcen[. 'cement
trict—Democrat. Paid by Mau-j,LSEA) said at a news confer-' e Jud8eis’ P°1,ce dicers,
rice Hennessey.—Pol. Adv. :encc that IPERS improvementfir^e;andf^ly membors * * * .*, . ,. , r , at the state universities.
will be his groups number one; tCL,A Reward I I Person who called legislative goal president suggest
about grey cat found any time! ..0nlv South Dakota has
Sept.- Oct. Call 365-9295. “Princess” — Adv.
* * *
Needlecraft Corner now open. Comer of Robins Road and highway 150, Hiawatha. 393-0017. — Adv.
* * *
New arrival of Jack Winter Sportswear. 6 to 16. Coach House Fashions. 110 3rd St. S.E. — Adv.
* * *
St. Pius X Holiday Bazaar, sandwich booth, November 2nd 9 A M. to 9 P.M., November 3rd 9 A M. to 5 P.M. - Adv.
* * *
Changing the contribution system of IPERS to a 2 for I contribution with the employer paying $2 for each $1 of employe contributions;
Removing the $10,800 salary ceiling for IPERS contributions;
Using the highest five of the last IO years as the base for determining retirement benefits. Increasing the IPERS benefit four persons appeared in formula to provide 50 percent magistrate’s court on charges of benefit after 30 years of ser-drunk driving. vice;
Tyrone Meyer, 375 Sixth ave-j providing presently retired
Magistrate Hears 4 Drunk Driving Cases
nue, Marion, pled guilty Mon- IPERS employes with at least day and was given a 90-day sus- $10 a month additional benefits pended jail sentence. He was for year 0f public service. Parent s Without Partners arrested Aug. IO. paid for from the state general
362-3796, 364-4373. - Adv. I leonard Smith. Central City. fund.
* * * Pled guilty Monday and was Contributions
Fight Crime — Vote Eugene **ned and costs- He was ar- Galvin said about 80 percent Kopecky. Democrat. County At- rcsted Au8 I®* . of the cost for the new program
torney. Paid by Tom Shea. Pol. Adv.
♦ * *
Rose’s Candle Niche Anniver-ary Celebration and Christmas Display week. 739 10th St. Mari-
♦ * *
Evy's Lounge: Halloween Par-*arrcsted Ort- ® ty Wed. — prizes. Marilyn ands Tony; Fri. — Blair Thorn Trio, |$ Fined
Katherine Leinen, Hiawatha, Would come from employer con-pled guilty Monday and sentenc- tributions, and the rest from ing was deferred until Oct. IO, employe contributions.
10/6. She was arrested July 3.^ jbe program would cost about James I- ranzenburg. \ an ^ million more a year.
Horne, waived a preliminary jpers proposals have the hearing Tuesday and was bound backing of the Joint Council on over to the grand jury. He was jpgRs composed of 18 public
employe groups, who will
(Next to —Adv.
$1,000 on Two World si Drug Charges
present a “united front” to the legislature for the first time,
“I have every confidence the legislature will come up with changes in IPERS. We do not have anybody at this point we
genhaugh, 2725 Third avenue.,,
Marion. Tuesday reported 40 Garage Sale, sponsored. 622 Tenth avenue " "J' r”'rr.
fanes and a taro* rasn (ak™ bv the WMT Stations for Camp ™ , ", would consider an enemy. There
lr; his car aMfepia- e“
Washington high school. The lf"n/tays Dorn>• Note I .md cargos of poLssisS of con
items were valued at $212. |2 . . . 9 a m. to 9 p.m.—Adv.
isn t a single legislator who has expressed negative feelings about the idea of changing
* * *
Birthyear coin sets:
A nice Story Hour:
* trolled substance and possession *• be sajd
Weekly story deliver were dis-j An interjm studv committee
nwwy swry missed Tuesday on a motion of
gift. Most years available. Jer- hour for preschoolers will he iu" st'»p YVascharBedwithSUp^L Ip^HS change. accord-
!given Thursday from 9:45 to La LL I? ,n* to Galvin, although not nec-
Two Sought in C. R. Assault
Merril L. Brown, 25, of 706 Fifth avenue SE. received 12 stitches to the left side of his head at Mercy hospital Tuesday after he was hit by a thrown piece of concrete.
Brown and another man had loaded a sofa at St. Vincent De Paul, 928 Seventh street SE, at 4:40 p.m. Tuesday when they asked some neighborhood children to get off the sofa.
A few minutes later two men
.r . . , possession and intent to deliver .ccari.., ,h„ I*™* nmm-um nm
10:15 a m. at Kenwood branch m rii n„ nnd hashish on Oct essar,1*v the exact Pr°Srdm Pro*
marijuana ana nasmsn on uct , posed by the ISE A.
. . . The committee has not sub-
He pled guilty to two charger jtf fjna|
of possession and was fined $oA0 L
and costs on each charge. He, Leadership
,n was charged with possession of Calvin said much of fbe lead-marijuana and hashish on Oct. ersh*P for ^proving IPERS ll.
(library, 3223 First avenue SE, land from 10:45 to 11:15 a m. at (First Presbyterian church downstairs lounge, room 151. Halloween costumes are order.
* * *
A County Attorney must be qualified for vigorous prosecution. Vote Richard D. Raymon candidate for Linn County Attorney. Paid by Raymon fop
Linn County Attorney Campaign—Pol. Adv.
* * *
Johnny's Parkway, corner El- session
Guilty Plea Entered In C. R. Drug Case
David Fra lev. no address.
pled guilty Tuesday in magis trate s court to a charge of pos- showed teachers who retired be
came from Cedar Rapids, including Supt. Craig Currie; Jim Freeman, a Cedar Rapids teacher and former ISEA president. and Louisa Peak, a retired Cedar Rapids teacher.
A survey of retired teachers p e r f o r fried by Miss Peak
tween 1953 and 1963 are receiv
of a controlled sub-
lis and F Ave. NAV. Thursday (stance. Sentencing was deferred ing an average 0f $] 14 jn month Special: Salisbury steak, served foe one year. jy retirement benefits.
up til 8:30 P.M. Come in as you He was charged wuh posses- Teachers who retired between appeared and complained about are Carry out orders welcome! sion of marijuana on Sept. 29.
the manner in which Brown had spoken to the children. The younger of the two men threw the five-to-six-inch piece of 2986 concrete, knocking Brown to the
* * *
5 Piece recording system, 365-Adv.
* * *
ground, police said Closing Out - 50% to 30% re-
The man who hit Brown with diction, hours IO to 5. Mon.-Sat
the concrete was described as jim<s Vernon Heights Phar ; schools, has been elected___
black, 18 to 19 years old, 5 feet maCy 1906 Mt. Vernon Rd. S.E tion chairman to represent the
9 inches, 140 pounds and with; _ Adv, statc-s athleUc directors m the
medium tength hair. The other * * * iowa Assn for Health. Physical
man was black, in his late 20s Grand Opening! Avenue Education, and Recreation,
and^ also had medium length piorai and Botanical, by Pier- Ecker will assume office at
son’s, 39 flowers!
Ecker Heads State
Tom Ecker, coordinator of athletics and intramurals for the Cedar Rapids Community
Private Services For Clio Primrose
NORWAY — Clio Primrose, 93, widow of John Primrose, died in Dysart Tuesday following a long illness.
Born Sept. 9, 1881. near Norway, she was married Oct. 5. 1904. She taught several years in country schools.
Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. John Meland, Newhall; three grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and nine great-great-grandchildren.
Private services Thursday at 1:30 at the George Brosh resi-' dence, Norway.
16th Ave. S.W., Free the organization's state conven-- Adv. tion in Council Bluffs Friday.
3964-73 were earning on the average of $130 a month in retirement benefits under IPERS.}
^lif CtHur RnpicU Anjfttf
fcstooujb*«J »n ill) by Th* Goz*ti* Co a*4 P'jb>iih*<) doily and Sunday at SOO Th rd ave SC. Cedar Rapid*, lowo 5?«0« Second clots pottos* paid at Cedar Rop dt. Iowa
Subtcription ratet bv carrier Ii centi a week By moil Night Edition ond Sunday * issues 13 TS a month. 139 OO a year Af ter noon Editions and Sundov 7 issues 13 IS o month. $40 OO a veor Other states and U S territories SAO OO a yeor No Moil Subscriptions accepted in oreas norms Gazette comer set vice
The Associated Press is entitled e»elusively to the use for republication of ail the local news printed in this news paper as well as ail AP nows dispatches
Halloween Treat: Linn Candidate Pulls Signs
Linn Treasurer James Hennessey has announced that he plans to remove all his yard signs in residential areas of Marion and Cedar Rapids to prevent possible harm to children who might fall over them while trick or treating.
He said the signs probably will be erected again over the weekend.
Now .. . Give Your
More Biting Power
A denture Adhesive can help. FA8TKKTH* Powder d<M*s all of this: I) Helps hold uppers and low*, ers longer, firmer, steadier. 2) Holds them more comfortably. 3) Helps you eat more naturally. Why worry? Lie FASTKETH Denture Adhesive Powder. Dentures that fit are . essential to health. See your dentist regularly.
lorn Riley GetsThings Done
For iowan’s Civil Rights
Tom Riley was the Chief sponsor of Iowa’s Fair Employment Practice Act and co-sponsored the law establishing the Civil Rights Commission. He wrote the section of the Civil Rights Act that makes it illegal to discriminate in retail credit based on sex, age, or race, and sponsored the bill that repealed the rape corroboration requirement in the lowa Criminal law.
Tom Riley got things done to protect Iowans civil rights in the lowa Legislature.
HE WILL GET THINGS DONE IN CONGRESS
Elect Ibm Riley To iv United States Congress
m PUBLIC AH **
These two felines at the Humane Shelter were hissing it up Tuesday in rehearsal for Thursday night’s big prowl. In fact, one has already left. The Humane Society on Mt. Vernon road SE has only tho Ic’dten with the white feet available for adoption. The two-month-old male is housebroken, and has had temporary distemper shots. Adoption fee is $5.
Paid (qr tty the Riley (or Congress Committee. Arlene Dayhoff, Chairperson
When You Save At American Federal
FREE when you save just $200
Unique 7 inch egg shape Terrarium Kit. Scratch resistant dome removes for easy planting and features a vent hole for scientific humidity control. Comes complete with potting soil, bed charcoal, decorative bits and
pieces, and easv to follow instructions. (Plants not included.) Because Terrarium Kits are not mailable, please stop in and pick yours up at any American Federal office.
FREE when you save $1,000
A.Six piece Corning Ware set in charming Cornflower Design that includes two Petite Pans (2h cups) with Plastic Covers and a Ila quart Covered Saucepan.
FREE when you save $5,000
B. A striking, futuristic cube design Panasonic AM radio. Table top or portable. (Pedestal base is detachable.) Battery operation. Earphone included.
You may order Corning Ware or Panasonic radio by mail, just fill out coupon and add $1 to cover postage
These free gifts available while current supplies last.
See other fine gifts on display at ^ Ament an I ederal ottu es.
ANO LOAN AS SOC I A1 ON
* 200 Firs! Street Southwest, Cedar Rapids (52404) * IS40 Lower Muscatine Road, lowa Citv (52240) * tbth and Ingersoll, Des Moines (50112) Sixth and Grand, Downtown Des Moines (50107) A First and North Irilein, Ankeny ( 50021) * 511 First'Avenue Fast, Newton (50208) * 22nd and Westown Parkway, West Des Moines
(50265) c . . • ••
M*N ibis coupon lo any American Federal Savings office (addresses listed on this pege)
(indicate choice by lelt*f)
Please send me_
My check for S is enclosed. ($1 OO postage end handling charge)
f fit Nim.
t<r ,e>«! *cttH»f'i pf.nl •dd't.en.i p.m.)
□ Pieese open an accounf in my name as indicated belo*.
□ Add * to my passbook number
ta tom! AC count pf,ut 1,on.I n.ftit)
□ SVA %
□ 6 Vz %
Der In Oey Out
to On* Not'C
Papular Pit .Coo.
Certified, of Deposit
($1 OOO minimum)
T.deiel regulations lequif*
Hurly Mon IN
e substantial mitiest forl.duia
Caddice!, of Oepo*,t
Certified, of Deposit
lot early •••MreeMi liom e
lit OOO minimum)
(St OOO minimum)
certificate of deposit account
Social Security Nump.r
• Th,* category ion ba dKonitmMd *r,tr>owt nonce at any nm*. Please have interest Added to Account to Compound
(Auttio'iiad S*gn#fuft My*? ti a va at (east o^a *tg^atu»a )
^tlM atlcHi yp to 30 (Jay! for datary
On# Ira# Q*tl par family dorm9 ?h»§ promotion piaa»a
W Opportunities Await You in Classified Ads
- , .....
Gazette Photo bv L. VV. Aard
Just the Pet for Halloween