Alice radley playground charity 23 Jun 1929

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Alice radley playground charity 23 Jun 1929 - nnimiTrmi Ull nr. V ll M Wrtl; m STARTS DRIVER...
nnimiTrmi Ull nr. V ll M Wrtl; m STARTS DRIVER ,nr p.n-a-iher Seventh Ward playground Satur day started its drive for 12.000. Th. ing men and women. meir amount raisea oy kuhh in types ,bor has been donated. ' ! And the result? Thl. play ground serve. 250 children of th. nth Ward. Without equipment wat crowded practically every day last summer. With additional equipment, mad. by our men dur- r. tmaon ,n.ine w,n ,"r:." n" " from riuvvci oaic witoi o w i w.vw again practically every oay inia for Equipment at Play ground. year so far. In the evenings th. men pity oaseDaii ana me women and children in great crowd, make up the gallery. Some) Help Needed. The ward is mad. up of labor A greater flowert percentage of person, own their hun- during the day totalled 110990. jOwn homes in th. vicinity of ev-the AmotIg th, fjrgt p!f,s to the play- ntn lh'",ny Prt of ground waa 125 by The Pantagraprt. .""I. " J. I ... . a .., iPn ny i . tempting oy us own eirorca to oo After naving improves aim ... ,, ,, i.,..n... . the Lauipned the grounds on Weldon' ,b. i3iMi, k.... Ml of ,tre,t the p,,0pie of the ward are , g.nt.ntlon of f,ne youn , raising numtj "'" but, it has little more than Its man- Band A today Is attraction which In Miller combination th. season. George new will be song, Consistory Th. F. Army. ground, an option upon wnu n run- . ,ab , ff . . . ., . , Moy:out in July. fnfr frp,v to the playground. e- Fifteen girls who sold flowers on each (he rXTffl. Snturday were Misses C. H. and at th. "Members of thl. ward ar. giving j East and Al- Elizabpln Ijiuretta Payne. Rhodus, nore ABdfr9on Alice Betty Radley. Arnold, of ... n,-, t-.v,. wil. . MarKueriic need a lilt t heln Th i nmhikl. the" liamson- Eln Batson. Marjorie ..mpalgn for th. '.m.llest their - . Leont jacobson, Sylvia Spear.. mlin. , , D1 Davidson. Eleanor Beitz. El- ,, , 1." " -"' ."aiwii juc iji.uv vcawa. some money as well as giving time; reported and energy to perfect the grounda, hospital but the money is not enough. They expected hospital In Miss Marguerite Main Davidson and Belle Rhoades. to Directed Recreation. Not Same Person L. Thomas, arrested on charge. Wash- Harry Ekstarr, president of the of driving whif. Intoxicated Un ., ! , tMu-ui iin . ' . f ih need, or tne t k . r tk. . . . .aaa . . . u.- . i"' " t jwo et viirs motor to Employe, Electric company picnic west of at the be-1 Seventh ward people thus: street, Bloomington. "We ar. trying to solve the prob- l . e Cuanth wrarrl rhil- irna m fc.-.'-r. lren all the advantages of clean. MrtcttA recreation and training In n;that typ. of fajr pay that makes good Am.ric(lnl,. tne ..Most f this work we've done 0Ur.eveS- but It is not enough. We nfp(, .2QQ0 ,a put our piajTronnd bejout of debL Thurs-j A year gpo th(s .prin(5 the three June ;,oU on We,don atreet ear Oak-27, were,and aV,nue Bn overgrown of ,and erown hlgh Wth lalder bushes and weeds and hilly trips:with dumpings of old brick and jrubbish. Crowded Now I day, -Men of this community, 50 to 100 60.., Qf them mann,d knives, axes and hopg and cjjt he busnfs grubbed streeti(hem furnlshed teams, leveled the ruve!Iand. cindered parts of It and then 1.) 't about building equipment ana Held the fences. It waa truly a community movement They held a carnival and made about S500. "Personal work on thl ground must have been worth S1.000, donated bv the men and women of the st,vent.h ward. The major part to date has .v.... achievement Satur-, btfn al by p(rg0nal effort All la Solve Your... VACATION Simple, FOR --PERFECT Our newly every new and "his" back crisp, shape too. Bloomington

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  1. The Pantagraph,
  2. 23 Jun 1929, Sun,
  3. Page 3

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