Frank Rakestraw Accident

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Frank Rakestraw Accident - to to Large Family Needs A Home The housing...
to to Large Family Needs A Home The housing shortage Is real am earnest to C. E. Muns, packlnf company worker with seven chll dren. Muns has just received notici from his landlord to move Imme dlately from the small one-storj frame house where he has beei living the past four years. The house was recently sold an< the new landlord wants immedlat< possession. Muns has been desperately seek ing house accommodations for th« past two days, losing i n e o m which he badly needs to suppor his family. The 34-year-old air corps veter an is a lifelong resident of Hutch nson. He is employed on the kill ng floor of the Winchester Pack :ng Co. The seven Muna children are De lilah, 12, Charlotta, 10, Charles ), Jesse, 7, Freddie, S, Sammy 3, and George, 1. 2 2 Selective Service Hoard In Lyons Lyons — A 3-county selective service board may be establish ed in Lyons within the next month f tentative plans are adopted, Art lodgson, chairman of the Ric« county board, has been advised The draft board office for Rice county was closed several weeki ago when records were transferr ed to McPherson where work ol the counties was handled. Under the new plan which must >e approved by the board of coun y commissioners here, the off let would be established in the room now occupied by Mrs. D. C.-Ltv- ngston, county drivers' license agent. Records of both Barton an( ttcPherson counties would b « >rought to Lyons and handled by he local clerical staff. Sterling Mill Employe injured In Fall Sterling — Frank Rakestraw packer for the Arnold Milling Co here, suffered a compound frac ure of his right leg in a 35 oot fall to the bottom of a flout bin at the mill. Rakestraw was cleaning the bir preparatory to fumigation and was seated in an iron "chair" whil* leing lowered into the bin b; means of a hoist. The hoist tiecame unhooked dropping the seat and - the work (man into the v-shaped bottom the bin. He crashed on top of a steel auger which coveys flour from section. Only the fact Rakestraw was able to keep the seat under Shorn Today a* 1:30—9:18—5:15 T:20 and *:M P. M. KIMV-FM FOOTBALL A twin-bill this weekend. Tonight HutcMnsoit Ju-Co Wichita V Fresh Tomorrow Night Hutehlnjon High Winfitld High Starting Time both games 7:55 The Central State Bank Cavalcade of Sports over KIMV-FM S TR « n D STARTS TODAY!

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  1. The Hutchinson News,
  2. 07 Oct 1949, Fri,
  3. Page 21

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