FICA Closing

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FICA Closing - Pettis Bucks Army Closure of New WASHINGTON --...
Pettis Bucks Army Closure of New WASHINGTON -- The House 1 "It's about time that the De-' Appropriations Committee this fense Department has been gi- week diallcnged the Army's de- ven notice tha: it cannot capr- fsicn to clove Fort Irwin and iciously close mihtaty base* Congressman Jerry Petus. in that are praf»ca!ly just out cf whoe district the facthtj is !o- the v» rapper " cated. declared The commute? lack the De- fense Department to task for! its Fort Iron decision when it; reported an the military con- structson jppropnation btll. Some $7 rmllicc was approved for vano-is facilities in military housing at lour other San Bernardino Count}- bases. "Here's the perfect example of what I cave been saym? lor months." Pettis stated.* referr- irg to the closure of the almost- new Army installation near Barstow and approving millions YMCA Will Launch Y offers [ for building duplicate new faci-' light of the cost of lutes around the nation. struction elsewhere. The appropriations committee: "It is a cnlng shame advised the .Defense Depart-! the Arm. seeking a few ment that it wants a review of J:nes. is closing down a the presumed savings in the j capable of doing everything cicsure of Fort Irwin in the'and then turning around and alter ot Lifesaving Course The Pomona Valley YMCA pool: emphasis on personal will begin a new senes of life- safety, swimming and non- saving courses for juniors and'swinming assists, approaches seniors 12 and up. beginning and tows, defensive tactics. re- Tuesday. June 23. at 7 p.m. leases and water wrestling. The course includes clas- equipment rescue, types of car- room theory and practical ex- ne*. resuscitation and how to pener.ce in the YMCA indoor teacn lifesaving and water sai» Chamber Lists Six Nominees For Six Seats Six person* have been r.emi- nated to six teats o-. the Pomona Chamber of Commerce board of director.. They w.ll erve three year ternu, starting Julv 1. The nominee 1 ; are Jay Ambrose. Sears Roebuck and Co.; Dr Joseph Plat:. Harvev Mudd College: Dr. William Plummer. medical doctor: Robert Shsrev. General Telephone Co: John Thompson. Pomona Tile Mfg. Co.: and E. A. William*. Titanium Technology Corp. Several new techniques for artificial respiration mi! b- demonstrated, such as the War- 1m technique for an.ficul rev piranon in tho water Thi tech- niquewas designed bv Lmdy B u l g e r for the Hollvwood YVCA. It consist* of means for artnir.iMemg artificial re«pirj- t :on while still in the water. With thr application of the \Var-l-n technique, rescuers can bcpm aniftcial respiration in the uater without any type cf floatation deuces. The course is open to all youth ar.tl adult' 12 and older, For further information about enrollment r^rscn^ mav inquire at the Pomona Vallev YMCA or cal! G23-6J3J Mother-Tot j Swimming ; The Pomona Valley YMCA's first summer senes cf preschool aquatics will begin the week of June 22 and continue for four weeks. Mcther-baby classes are held in the mornings. .Monday. Tuesday. \Vednesday and Thursday. Children ages 3 months to 3 vears mav )om. Mothers participate with the child. Tiny tot voung«ters 3 to j veais meet in the morning-; Monday. Tuesday. Wednesday and Thursday. Pet* Wee youngsters 5 to 7 vean meet tn the mornings Tue-day and Thursday. Arn S/vprka. the preschool aquat:c d'rector. will be a c - Msted by Helen Let! and Marge Forrest Empha^i* is placed on life-saving t e c h n i q ues tor youngsters and parent 1 ; a-, well a^ bas'c swim skilb. A special life-saving f:lm and demonstration will b»-- given during each Sour week series For information call 6IX5I33 Scout Roundup MOVTCLAIR -- Members of CUB SCOUT PACK 314 received awards and badges at a recent meeting. Rickie Sorenson and Donald Kernene were presented silver arroui. under bear; Dana and Devhn Nichols, wolf badge. gold and silver arrows: Henry Wm!ow. wolf badge, gold arrow and four silver arrows: Frank Leal, bear badge: Robert Sorenson. craftsman and showman awards: Kevin Sanders, citizen and craftsman awards: Mart: Shellenbarger. artist award: Mike Chavez and Eddie Ttdford. traveler awards; and Doug Waddell. sportsman award. Mark Carlson became a Bobcat and Jchn Tassonc went into the Webetos. Robert Sorenson received his graduation certificate from the Webela and was received ai:o Bo - Scout Troop 323. Winners ai the flower growing contest were. Den 1. John Tassona; Den 2. Richard Undholm: Den 5. Donald Kemer.e; and Webelos. Doug Waddell. The pack champ.cn- were Donald Kemer.e. first; John Tassone. lecc.-.d: and Doug Waddell. third. Detective Andy Aliisc.n of the Mcntclair Police Iepartmer.t d^o.» c ed and showed slides on narcotic* Mrs. Dave Brown was introduced as new den mother for Den 3 and her son, Mark, was welcomed into the pack. Thank you cards were given to Richard Ltndholm Sr.. Mrs. Ev Lmdholm and Irv Tedford for their help with the recent rummage sale going new faci- t^SSSS^SK juties." Pettis saul. I "Ever since I have been in Congress I have been trying I get Defense to cut back expenditures and it is cases like the Fort Irwin fiasco that put us in »uch a sad financial ! plight." , The committee report noted ! that Fort Irwin. though a 'base in terms of real propert | improvement, has 100 i miles of land. The majority 'of the building sare new. , The Defense Department ·\ants to Detain Fort Irwin in inactive sta'us to be used for training of reserve components. · Pettis said that this means t h i t eventuallv. new facilities ' w i l l have to be provided vome other Armv base or ':n or to replace many of (he ( permanent J^cil t.f-s which are T being vacated. Th" apprnpr.atx'n- okayed for fiscal 197! include S3 n million for four projects .u Norton Air Fore* B^' ·. plus an additional S2J million fur 250 hou*- mg unit* at the aan .Air Base: Sl.G oti'.cn ior facilities at 29 Palms Marine 1 Dase; SCG.'XX) tor var:«u 1 jccts at George Air For«.e and 575.000 nr th.« .Marine | 1 Corps Supplv Cent -r

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  1. Progress Bulletin,
  2. 12 Jun 1970, Fri,
  3. Page 20

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