Emporia Gazette in Emporia, Kansas
20 Aug 1966

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20 Aug 1966

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Emporia Gazette, The (Newspaper) - August 20, 1966, Emporia, Kansas August to the j3a2bttb on the Job finding jobs the Kansas state employ providing assistance above Are from left mrs William ment office Here provides a wide variety of services for both Hinkle clerk stenographer Dale Burnett manager Norman would be employers and would be employees As Well As admin Wolgast interviewer an applicant and interviewers James stering the unemployment benefits for a fou county area Kelly and Richard Mcquin grading to Start most Agency on new Turnpike employment office works at Job chore entry next week r 7 the Blacktop construction company of Emporia is scheduled to Start grading work next week on a project related to the Kansas Turnpike and the interstate 35 bypass interchange West of Emporia the project includes removing of the toll Gates to a new Loca Tion to serve traffic off and on Highway 50 the Turnpike and the new bypass the bypass is expected to be surfaced and opened for traffic by the end of 1966 Crews of the Blacktop com Pany Are installing storm sewer lines prior to Concrete Pav ing of Prairie Avenue Between fifteenth and eighteenth ave1 no yes the storm sewer project also will extend South of fifteenth to Park Avenue r 1 the Kansas state employment service located in a spacious Blond Brick building at 506 mar Ket May be the most mis understood government Agency in Emporia Many people who look for jobs in Emporia avoid the service because they mistakenly believe they will have to forfeit part of their salary to pay for the assistance Many employers complain of the serv ices ineffectiveness Cost of the service is not borne even by the general taxpayers at least not directly operating funds for the service come from a special assessment against businesses covered by unemployment compensation and the effectiveness of the program is shown by the fact that despite the Lack of information and the new apartment building planned by Ralph Hahn co j construction is scheduled to Start next month on a new 42 unit apartment building to face Center the 1600 Block the apartment is a project of Ralph j Halm and associates five Homes on the site for the multiple level Structure will be razed the tract is West of the Hahn apartments fronting on merchant Street the new Structure will Over look Hammond Park it is de signed to have 36 two bedroom units and six units with three bedrooms each a swimming Pool is included in the plans the goal is to have the new Frank Wither spoon says go ahead Jolt the Joneses every neigh boyhood can stand some dressing up and it might just As Well be you take the Lead boy give pm something really big to Yak about your new Buick Pontiac or Cadillac till Cost you a lot less than they think at Don Miller motors inc building completed by february or Hahn reports a continued High demand for apartment units in the Hahn apart ments in Emporia Are expected to be full when the new College term next month the Hahn company already has 50 applications for the apartments in the Structure expected to be ready for use next february to building permit issued a Lyon county construction permutes been issued to har old c Barnes it 1 for improvements at the Barnes sub Urban property on lot 6 in the f e Smith addition the Loca Tion is East of Emporia near South Avenue the permit Calls for an addition to the residence and for a milk barn and hog shed sewer services listed in the permit include a 500gallon septic tank and 600 Square feet of laterals or it Lettie Swar Ner and mrs Adolph Burri and her House guests Brenda and Denise Peterson Springfield made a business trip to to Peka tuesday in the afternoon they visited or and mrs Roy d Spear Topeka moving Call Bailey moving storage co 77 years serving plethora of misinformation re Garding the local office just under people found jobs through the service during the fiscal year ending last june 30th the Emporia office of the Kan Sas state employment service is in charge of employment server ices unemployment compensation and the poverty program for the fou county area including Morris Coffey Chase and Lyon counties for people who Are unable to come to Emporia a once month itinerant service at Burlington and Council Grove is available for filing unemployment insurance claims Resi dents of the outlying areas Cov ered by the service mail in claims for the months of the week the travelling interviewer does not go to their town the various auxiliary programs administered by the local office Are important and time consuming but the primary purposes Are finding jobs for people out of work and administering their unemployment claims Norman Wolgast who is in charge of determining Legal qualifications regarding unemployment claims stresses people who Are out of jobs including Many who Are Laid Are not qualified to draw unemployment benefits besides being out of work a claimant must be entitled which Means he must have worked for an employer covered under unemployment insurance during the claim base period As Well As eligible requirements listed eligibility requirements in clude ability to work availability for work upon which no unreasonable requirements can be registration with the service and evidence of Avail ability by making a reasonable search for a Job on the claim ants own initiative the employment end of the service is operated much As a labor Clearing House orders Are taken from businessmen who give their requirements for the Job such As age physical requirements sex and mental requirements employment office personnel match these require ments against the qualifications of Job seekers As listed on file cards in the office Job titles Are assigned to each different Job and the applicants Are grouped together within Job titles and an appointment is made for an employer employee worlds largest mover interview from that Point Suc Cess or failure depends both on the Job seeker and the business Man the heart of the system is a Large boo titled dictionary of occupational listing thousands of occupations from a and e Mechanic the first entry to Zylo Mounter the last entry some of the entries Between include abalone diver and tin Whiz machine operator As Well As More common entries such As Butcher Baker and candlestick maker administers tests one of the most helpful auxiliary services offered by the of fice is administration of the Gen eral aptitude Battery of tests which measure dexterity mentality and other factors As Well As Job aptitude and can be used to Point up employment potentials for Job seekers As Well As determine suitability for a particular Job Many employers aware of the testing service make the tests a requirement for employment mrs Ralph Leonard who is test ing and counselling specialist at see employment pm 9 Little Kastle lunch will reopen monday after remodelling this month a downtown Emporia the Little Kastle lunch 20 East sixth ave will open monday under new management and ownership the business in the George Gro building was acquired from mrs Francis r Mary Krue by or and mrs j r Keating the keatings1 cafe and restaurant experience includes four years at two places Here the s and s cafe on West Highway 50 and the j and is cafe at 519 East twelfth now Vics no 2 remodelling and painting work at the Little Kastle lunch the past two weeks included Wood panelling of the Interior Side Walls by or Keatings brother r j Keating who will work at the cafe evenings there has been a general cleanup of the premises for the opening Mon Day j r Keating reports the business including full meal service and lunches will be operated six Days a week Mon Day through saturday from 6 to 8 Headquarters for Quality carpeting hundreds of patterns and Colora by famous makers 100 continuous 501 filament Nylon carpet expert installation free estimates your dealer or Hoover vacuum sweepers upright and canister models floor scrub Ber polishers accessory tools Stephens furniture co inc 507 commercial i m3s2 freight Dock included work started on building for Thomas Transfer co Progress has been made this month on the construction of a new building for the Thomas Transfer and storage company on its tract at 906912 East sixth Avenue target Date for occupancy now is sept 15th the building is being erected by the Markowitz builders of Emporia the Plant includes a Large insulated Metal building with a Concrete floor covering feet for storage of House hold goods at the East end of the building is an elevated freight Dock with seven Over head doors the Dock covers an additional Square feet Al so provided on the South or front of the Large building is an of fice area of Square feet it has a Brick veneer exterior with a solar screen of Decora Tive Concrete blocks installations also include a fire Protection sys tem put in by the Markley fire Protection company of Topeka and the overhead doors by the Anderson overhead door com Pany of Topeka after completion of the new building an old freight Dock building on the West Side of the tract will be razed to provide More parking space for the com pants Large Fleet of trucks and moving vans the area in front and around the new building is to be surfaced by the Blacktop construction company of Emporia Burnap Brothers Palbo hug supplies 734 com Mcrell Rhotem i zm4i have the Job done right Call on these reliable Emporia firms build remodel repair dels tile professional installation Ceramic tile i 21885 Crane Backhoe Dozer services columbian steel buildings sales service and erection Markowitz builders inc 612 Lakeview i 27034 o ceiling tile by celotes old american Asphalt roofing Vinyl Asbestos floor tile Smith lumber co for All of your building needs 715 e 6th i 20218 another addition to the Emporia Burnap Bros residential commercial apartments Harlan building remodelling for Quality and Price i 21395 ready mixed Concrete for your Job anywhere in the Emporia area no Job too Large or too Small i 23005 Days i 29278 nights Neosho industries ready mix 3600 West sooth Avenue Emporia let us help you do your planning featuring if Seidlitz paints if Bird roofing if Beautiful esl Kitchen cabinets builders of ra7hke builders it lumber new 3642102 August Sale ask us about our special discount 724 come i 22645 is this columbian steel build the new warehouse for Thomas Transfer and storage built by Markowitz builders dealers for columbian steel buildings this warehouse is the largest one in this part of the state Markowitz builders inc Armstrong flooring for Homes linoleum if Ceramic tile free estimate expert installation gifts for All occasions if cards if glassware if scented candles Rinker linoleum tile 1111 come i 24zm electric heating is Here heating systems dealer Hagan super r insulation Hagan insulation makes electric heating happen Largent in f electric f t licensed bonded guaranteed i z5611 or i 20107 Home building Arrowhead construction co Box 391 i 22635 store fronts Auto Glass table tops mirrors plate Glass replacements Emporia Glass co 616 Lakeview i 26411 heavenly carpets by Lees Formica Cabinet tops inlaid flooring by Armstrong Cong oleum Nairn Wall tile is floor covering where Fine floors begin 15 East 6th i 24043 in air conditioning in Sheet Metal work Lennox heating roofing spouting Cal us for free estimates Geo Groh sons serving Emporia and territory for 45 years 32527 come i 27576 f All types rental equipment Large Stock of paints Glass wallpaper lumber Hahn Coal material co hahns rental service 314 merchant i 28i53 Steeves electric All types electrical contracting 314 Neosho Matson plumbing heating co Call us for All of your plumbing needs i 20716 custom built Homes g e Dean builder 1411 Oxford drive Quality Home building Blair builders 1430 Luther i 26994 whether you want to contract a Job or Doit yourself youll find it pays to Deal with these Emporia Firitz

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