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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - September 15, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa The Cedar Rapids Gazelle: Sun., Sept. 15, 1974 Brophy Earns Eagle Award Craig S. Brophy, 13, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Brophy, 2728 Southland street SW, will receive his Eagle Scout award Wednesday at 7 p.m. during a troop 83 court of honor at Grant elementary school. He is the second member to earn the award in the troop’s 14 years of existence Brophy attended summer camp on a Mississippi island, camped at Waubeek one year and attended troop leader development camp at Wakonda one year. He has hiked the Old Capitol trail and the Paths of History trail and he has attended the Grant Pilgrimage at Galena, 111. He has earned all 12 skill awards and the Baden Powell patrol award. He is a member of the Order of the Arrow and served as recreation commissioner on Civic day. His Eagle service project was completed at Morgan Creek park and included rebuilding a rock culvert, planting evergreen Open Monday 9 a.m. ‘til 9 p.m. We’re proud of our new, beautiful carpet showroom . . First Floor, South Have you seen it? lf not, come now, see and brouse. You ll find the newest fall carpets in captivating colors that will spread a magic change throughout your home. We have all top quality carpeting, wellknown brands, at reasonable prices. 2Vj acres of everything for the home Third Avenue at First Street SE In Downtown Cedar Rapids Spectacular Carpets! Fantastic Colors! Budget Prices! pp* Live the good life with new wall-to-wall luxurious dPiSE Craig Brophy tret's rn the arboretum and other park projects. Brophy has served as den chief, assistant patrol leader, patrol leader and senior patrol leader. He is currently serving as an instructor for the troop. An honor student at Wilson junior high, he is a member of Concordia Lutheran church. He is nearing completion of the IOO hours of service to the church required for the Pro Deo Et Patna award. Policemen's Dinner Set CARPET Members of the West Side Sertoma club are starting to contact business firms, industry, organizations and individuals to participate in the club’s second annual Policemen Appreciation dinners. Dennis Slauson. president of the club, said Saturday that Richard Turner, Iowa attorney general, will speak at one of the dinners. Tom Ecker, coordinator of athletics and intramurals for the Cedar Rapids public schools, will speak at the second dinner. All members of the Cedar Rapids police force and their wives will be invited to attend the dinners Nov. 2-3. Purpose of the project is ‘‘to express appreciation to law enforcement officers for their work and to let them know they have community support,” Slauson said. He said that organizations and individuals arc being invited to join in the project by purchasing dinner tickets. The tickets will be provided to the officers and their wives in the name of the sponsoring group or individual The two dinners were scheduled in order to make it possible for every policeman to attend, regardless of the shift worked. Today, with prices going up on almost everything, you’ll be relieved to know there’s at least one thing that's reduced...the price of luxurious carpets at SmulekoffsjsnH^MrMohawk Carved Pattern Dear Genie, Eliza A. LaPier Woods, wife of Samuel Woods, was buried about 1894. either at What Cheer or Sigourney in Keokuk county. Samuel died earlier and they are probably buried together. Will pay for a snapshot and the inscriptions from the tombstones Mrs Robert D. Handley, Route Two Box 113. Greenfield. Iowa. 50849 * * * I wish lo contact descendants of Adrian P Kivits who lived rn Des Moines from 1889 to 1934 and/or persons with surname Kivits. Mrs. Jane Kivits Foulkes. 2026 Ohio boulevard. Terre Haute. Ind.. 47803 • • • Compiling Moyer genealogy . Five Meyer brothers came from Germany and changed their name to Mover. Think all Moyers in the U.S. are descended from these five. Philip Moyer married Elizabeth Spade in 1831 in Marion county. Ohio; went to Jones county. Iowa, in the early 1850s; one of the original brothers Children and spouse's Margaret Ann, Samuel Snyder, Lavinia. Leroy Alpaugh; Elizabeth, John Taylor; Alfred. E M Stover. Harvey, Susan Byerly; Katy, Bill Meyers or Myers; also John, Eliza, Samuel and Dame! Philip. Harvey was a policeman rn Cedar Rapids Mrs. Glen E. Michels, Route One, Box 202, Anamosa. Iowa. 52205 * • • Would like to hear from anyone having knowledge of Adam Moeller, who came from Germany to Muscatine about 1845 with his children: Werner, Conrad, Martha and Catherine. Janet Walker, 633^ A avenue NW, Cedar Rapids. 52405 * • * Wish to contact descendants of Burton and Lousetta Hardin DeMoney who were married in 1879 in Indianola. 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