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Ottumwa Courier (Newspaper) - May 31, 1986, Ottumwa, Iowa People the Ottumwa courier saturday May 31, 1986 Ottum wans join hands at Champaign remember when gallery loaned Art weddin an Ottumwa family participated in last sundays hands across America event at Champaign 111. A it was a really neat experience a says Terri Warren of 121 Carter. The family which includes daughter Michaela to and son Matthew 7, were visiting Don Warrens parents in Champaign a City that was on the hands across America route. A my daughter was almost in tears she was so excited to go a Terri says. The four joined the line on a Busy Street Terri says and later found out they were Only about two blocks away from where Walter Payton of the Chicago bears was standing. The children wore their hands across America to shirts and visors to school on tuesday. A a a Jean Marc Bea Denon of France is ending his 10-month visit to Ottumwa. Hosts for his visit have been Clayton and Ellen Peterson and Stacey and Lori Rupe of 426 s. Lillian. During his senior year at Ottumwa High school Bea Denon participated in wrestling and track and earned a varsity letter in Cross country. He also was on the Honor Roll All year. After a two week vacation in Indiana he plans to return to his family in Helles France on june 15. A a a Ottumwa once had an Art loan gallery the Wapello county historical society reports. A Small clipping found at the society a museum at 402 Chester Sug Etc Etera by Judy Krieger tested the idea of renting Art rather than owning it. Society members done to know where the gallery was but they found a list of artists for establishing the gallery which included such masterpieces As a holy night by Correggio a sistine Madonna by Raphael a Magnifica by botticello and a the night watch by Rembrandt. Those paintings and others were on loan society members say and original paintings were donated by local artists Helen q. Brown who painted a House in the hollow and a water town a a a zinnias by mrs. Pelzer a Chicago Coal Dock by g. White a a woman a head by Johannes Schweiwa who did the murals at Ottumwa Public Library a children at play by Albertina Schweiwa and a Tauton Lang by Lucy Brockman. An accompanying list of 32 Ottumwa names shows the gallery May have been in existence about 40 years ago. A a a Here a a Quick quiz to test your associated press photo Dave Maestas and his Teddy bears bears help cops Boulder Colo. A along us their badge and pistol Standard sue for boulders traffic cops these ays is a Teddy Bear. The stuffed bears proved so useful i dealing with children during a month Long Experiment that each affix unit now keeps one in the Unk City spokesman David Grimm lid thursday. A a we re the Only department in the United states doing this a he said. The deciding Factor was when an finer went to an Accident and a und a Mother and child injured he lid. The child was resisting medics i the scene until the traffic officer reduced a Teddy Bear. A we originally had used them in Jual abuse or sexual assault cases solving kids a Grimm said. A a derives when interviewing children Ould give them one of the bears. It hues for motorists Birmingham England a motorists on an expressway in Cental England got unexpected a misty Lues paint jobs Friday after a Conifer of Blue Dye splashed onto the Highway authorities said. The plastic Container tumbled a of a truck and splashed Blue Liq id Over a 150-Yard stretch of the m6 Motorway on the outskirts of Bir Lingham. A it caused a Blue Mist which upset motorists who found their cars had undergone a sudden unwanted color Hange a said a firefighter. The liquid was later identified As a be of Aye used in making paper. Would make the child More comfortable would help the child two Boulder companies celestial seasonings and Klondike have donated 80 Teddy bears to the police department. Knowledge of Iowa history. 1. What heroic act did 15-year-old Kate Shelley perform in 1881? 2. Where did Iowa a first train robbery occur on july 21, 1873? who were the train robbers 3. The worlds steepest shortest Scenic railway is in what City 4. Where is the worlds crooked est Street 5. Where is the worlds smallest Cathedral 6. Where were prisoner of War Camps established during world War ii 7. Monuments to bulls have been established in what two Iowa cities 8. Name three famous musical composers born in Iowa. 9. Name three famous authors born in Iowa. 10. Name a famous artist born and raised in Iowa. These Are among hundreds of questions answered in the 304-Page a Iowa historical tour guide just released. The Book contains listings of museums attractions interesting cub scouts at Agassiz Advance the Agassiz Pat cub scout pack 26 held its advancement and graduation ceremonies at the chief Wapello Trail building in Ottumwa Park May 18. Tiger cubs Gabriel Tremel Chad Shewry and Matt Pottoroff graduated into cub scouting. Jason Van Veen received two Silver Arrow Points and Wesley Cain received one Gold and two Silver Arrow Points. Werbelo scouts earned the following activity pins and the Arrow of Light badge Chuck Stokes citizen Arrow of Light Jason Day citizen Arrow of Light Jon Cain citizen Arrow of Light and Keith Phillips citizen traveler Arrow of Light. After receiving their advancements Rebelos Shawn Benge Jason Day Chuck Stokes Keith Phillips and Jon Cain were welcomed into boy scout troop 14 and Todd has Sinen into boy scout troop 15. Adult leaders leaving pack 26 were recognized for their past service and the summertime activity schedule was distributed. Heights class of 76 plans june 14 reunion the class of 1976 and friends from Ottumwa Heights College will be holding a potluck picnic at i . June 14 at the main shelter House in the Ottumwa Park. Everyone is to bring table service beverage one meat or vegetable dish and one salad or dessert. For More information Call 682-8840. Club note sterlings win Joanne and Bob Sterling were winners when the Ottumwa duplicate Bridge club met May 28 at Parkview Plaza. The it that Home furnishings 721 Church st., Ottumwa la. Open 7 pays we now have a Complete line of doll House furniture including transformers amp lights. From the makers of famous Sealy posture Pedico la c c a Highway 63 furniture e of carpet Bloomfield places and interesting things in Iowa and also provides a number of Brief biographies of important iowans. The Book was written and researched by d. Ray Wilson who has also authored similar tour guides for Nebraska and Wyoming. It is available from Crossroads communications Box 7, Carpentersville 111. 60110. The books publishers Hope vacationers will use the Book to Stop and enjoy Many of Iowa a unique places. Following Are the answers 1. Kate Shelley crossed a Railroad Bridge West of Boone during a rainstorm to save a train from disaster. 2. The first train robbery occurred near Adair. The robbery gang was led by Jesse and Frank James. 3. The railway is the Fenelon place elevator in Dubuque. 4. Snake Alley in Burlington. 5. St. Anthony of Padus Chapel near Festina. 6. Algona and Clarinda. 7. Earl Marshall a Black Angus Bull and sire of Champion Angus has been honoured with a Monument just outside of Denison. A statue of Albert the Bull is at Audubon honouring Audubon county cattlemen. 8. Meredith Willson Bix Beiderbecke and Frederic Knight Logan. 9. James Norman Hall Hamlin Garland and Bess Streeter Aldrich. 10. Grant Wood. A a a have you been sleeping better this month we Hope so. May is a better sleep engagement Trina Marie Jones and Richard coffin Jones coffin Milton a Trina Marie Jones and Richard Wayne coffin announce their engagement. Parents of the couple Are Stephen and Eva Mae Jones of Milton and Glenda coffin of 615 n. Wapello and Russell coffin of Ottumwa route 6. Miss Jones is a 1986 graduate of Ottumwa High school. Or. Smith is a 1985 graduate of Ottumwa High school and is serving in the . Navy at great lakes 111. A july wedding is planned. I hearing tests hearing aids 20 years experience files ring t of Ottumwa 308 e. Main 515-684-7815 Laughlin Pilcher Selma a Kelly sue Laughlin and Jesse Clinton Pilcher were married april 26, 1986, at the Bethel free methodist Church in Selma the Rev. Jerry Caughron officiating. Parents of the couple Are or. And mrs. Howard m. Laughlin of Selma and or. And mrs. Dale Pilcher of Douds. Attending the Bride were Kim Nichols Matron of Honor and sister of the Bride Bev Laughlin bridesmaid. Crystal Pilcher Niece of the Groom was the Flower girl. Attending the Groom were Tom Nichols Best Man and Myron Thornburg groomsman. Zachary Laughlin brother of the Bride was the ring bearer. Also participating in the ceremony were Leonard Courtney and Stewart Pilcher Ushers. A reception followed at the Bethel free methodist Church. The Bride is a 1984 graduate of Van Buren Community High school in Keosauqua and is employed As assistant manager at Midwest Maine Seim a nursing Grad Jane Seim the daughter of Al and Ruth Seim of 141 e. Court graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia with a bachelors degree in nursing on May 19. An honors graduate she also was elected to Sigma Theta Tau the nursing honorary society. The 1982 Ottumwa High school graduate has accepted a Job at the Dartmouth medical Center in Hanover . So t Kelly and Jesse Pilcher Nance corporation in fort Worth Texas. The Groom is a 1984 graduate of Van Buren Community High school and is employed in construction for Midwest maintenance corporation. The couple is living in fort Worth. 9wstftwt Parent Phelan of Quot 220 e. Second v 684-5127 children grow up fast will you be ready to Send them to College when they Are ready to go your personal financial planner i John Fye 118 w. 3 Ottumwa ids. Personal financial up Norri Tice Kau Mike Moi Cook to routing jut you. All work done by professionally supervised students. Ottumwa Beauty Academy 224 e. Second 684-6504 visit our new location 105 n. Market Burlap covered Basket class monday june 2 10 00-11 30 . Amp 7 00-8 30 . Fee $12.00 Small $16.00 Large includes class and materials Call to pre Register no sew i it hours to Complete Comby a Cento Sample can be seen at store. R to free Coke fora fear the chiller what a Deal buy a medium or Large godfathers pizza and for $1.99 More Well give you a quart and a half chiller filled with coca cola. Hold . Or whatever at Home Between visits. When you bring it Back clean please if you done to mind Well give you another quart and a half of coca cola free for a year Ever time you buy a medium or Large pizza. Get your own chiller today Good while Nipp ily last Al the participating stores godfather Quot pizza l 2815 n. Court Ottumwa phone 682-3445 Sun. Thurs. 11 to 10 30 Fri. Amp sat. 11 to Midnight valid with Edt los and carry outs Only not valid with other offers or promotions

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