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Terre Haute Saturday Spectator (Newspaper) - December 26, 1970, Terre Haute, Indiana Spectator vol. A Xvi no. 25 Publ Wied eur or satyr duty w a Rej Mulican newspaper ten cent too 17 Ampy woot tide Vigo cd Monty Spectator publishing company. Inc. Terre he Etc Indiana 47801 annal Vigo Saax i rate $5.00 51 Spectator Coart phone 232>3371 Terre haute Indiana 47801, december 26, 1970 so Pond cum Pool tax eat Post office Terry he que. In liar Cork s comments a some things seen and heard along the Avenue. Two cars with bumper stickers saying. Tucker for mayor. Be of the Republican candidates for mayor might be Clyde Lovellette. While on the subject of the mayor s office. The Coffee cup experts report that Bill Brighton at the moment is the number one democratic contender. # # # a a we enjoyed the hospitality offered by the Vermillion county conservation Council the other night. We also enjoyed the Fried Chicken and Pagett. And we certainly Hope the very progressive group gets what they re after. A Brand new 240-acre Lake at the Northwest Edge of Clinton. A a Here s something i bet you did t know. There is a land where there Are no income taxes. No property tax. No sales taxes and no taxes of any kind and the per capita income of the people is $6,000 a double that of the u. S. All medical expenses Are paid for All citizens by the state and there is a Hospital bed for every 110 persons. The highest ratio in the world. The government pays All education costs including lunch transportation and clothing. A $200 Bonus goes to each passing student. If you Are in the upper 80 percent of your High school class you May enrol in any University in the world All expenses paid with $3,160 a year pocket Money and other bonuses for Good grades. Where is it it stretches for 100 Miles along the Northern Shore of the persian Gulf and it is the Oil Rich Little Arab nation of Kuwait. But. Who wants to go to Kuwait Don t answer that. 4> a names in the news. Miss Elizabeth Ross local history librarian has been asked to participate in the collection of new names to be included in a new edition of Indiana authors and their books. 1816 to 1916. She would like persons who know of local authors to Call or write to her at the Emeline Fairbanks memorial Library with this information. $ $ $ $ $ $ $ f $ $ $ $ Snow tires new a Sale prices a recaps carneys 2131 Wabash ave. 6 Bay Auto Center i a i $ i $ $ i $ $ i $ a mrs Paul Johns manager of the Terre haute social Security office has brought us up to Date regarding social Security cards. Children age 16 or under who Are applying for a number for the first time or people who have lost their original card but still have the duplicate can be issued a new social Security card without delay. Those who have lost their cards but know their number can be issued a new card in about a week. And people who do not know their number or who Are Over the age of 16 and have never had a number before will have to wait about two weeks to receive their card. A a a # a Carroll h. Blanchard chairman of Public service Indiana reports that 17 investor owned electric utilities in the Midwest will provide annual Grants of $100,000 to Purdue University during the next five years for instruction counselling and research projects. A # a a mrs William Van Horn mrs. Jerry Quick and mrs. Richard Boyll represented the Terre haute panhellenic association at the organization meeting held recently at Butler University. A a # # a a tip of the Topper to Young Kent l. Hutchinson of Clinton Indiana. He was Hon oreo at the National 4-h club Congress at Chicago for his outstanding achievements in the 4-h Petroleum Power program. He is the son of or. And mrs Coen Hutchinson. A Sophomore at West Vigo High school. And plans to follow a career in agriculture. # a # # a congratulations to Shel Hannig. Who was doing such a Good Job that he was reelected As president of the Wabash Valley Council boy scouts of America. Russ Arnold was named scout commissioner Winn Henderson was re elected vice president and Gene Trummel was also selected As a vice presi Dent. A a if you desire to become the owner of an american Flag that has flown Over the u. S. Capitol. We understand that All you have to do is write to your congressman. Enclose $3.15 for a 3 x 5 Flag or $6.00 for a 5x8 Flag. We understand there is a growing demand from persons who have Learned about this. So. Better get your order in. # a a # a did you know. It took 60 years and 11 presidents before the Federal government spent $1 billion in a single year. Now this prodigious feat is accomplished in just two Days. For the family fashion foot Wear by 21-23 Meadows Center to citation in cooperative International programs with other universities consortium organizing student faculty study abroad and creating an International studies curriculum at Isu. Isu is currently Active he said in three academic alliances involving universities which have joined forces to work on International projects to increase the knowledge of both faculty and students in foreign cultures. The first consortium is called the associated universities for International education and includes Ball state Western Michigan Northern Illinois Southern Illinois Western Illinois St. Louis Loyola of Chicago Illinois state and Georgetown universities As Well As Lou. Although Isu did not participate in last years Auie tropical ecology project in British Honduras the University will Send representatives to work on the social science project also in British Honduras in the summer of 1971. Another Auie sponsored Enterprise will take Isu people to the University of Zagreb in Zagreb Yugoslavia oct. 1871 for one academic semester for comparative environmental studies. The second cooperative venture the Indana consortium for International programs involves Indiana University Depauw University Anderson College Manchester College St. Mary sat notre Dame Marian College at Indianapolis and St. Mary of the Woods and Isu. It is anticipated that 12-15 additional colleges and universities will join the Scip by 1971. Isu begins new program Indiana state University has crossed an educational Frontier this fall with the creation of an International studies program. Director of the new area of study is or. John b. Stabler onetime Federal government official who spent approximately 19 years in various phases of the u. S. Foreign Aid program and presently is professor of political science at Isu. His Job in the International program As or. Stabler sees it includes coordinating isun spar Indiana county officials sound Adion Alert at conference an Alert for action in mounting a More responsive Effort on the part of government on the local level was Sot med by the association of Indiana counties membership which just concluded its 12th annual state conference. Speaking on behalf of the Board of directors of the association air president Richard l. Eck Erle of Jasper who is also president of the Dubois 0 unto commissioners strongly advocated a restoration of Confidence in local government and local control in meeting the problems faced by residents of the individual committees. A your state wide study group which includes people from the Fields of political science and government education is continually looking into All phases of the needs of people and we Are guided by the results of their efforts in broadening our base of service to local communities and we have
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