Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas on May 27, 1971 · Page 12
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Mayor Is Sure He Can Carry Dinnie Stones CHAMP, Mo. (AP) — Mayor Bill Bangent of the tiny industrial village of Champ has bet the Lord Mayor of Aberdeen, Scotland, a "wee dram" of scotch that he can lift the famed Dinnie Stones and carry the 775 pounds five yards. Bangert, a 48-year-old, 280- poiinder, said only two other men have been able to lift the stones in well over a century and only one of these two could cawy them. Bangeirt plans to accomplish the feat June 11 while he is in Scotland for the world cabar throwing championship. Ranged; set a world's record In the highlaind games at Alma, Mich.., Saiturday by tossing a 56-pound weight over a bar 16 feet, 1% inches afeove the ground and is warming up for his stone-lifting by a daily lift of 1,000 poundls at his home. He uses a harness around his waist rigged to a 150-year-old wagon wheel lifting platform.. It would seem Bangert would have little trouble tossing the cabar — a log that weighs about 125 pounds. But he did. "I feU on my rear end in front of the queen," Bangert said, recalling his misstep land slip. The Dinnie Stones — weighing 345 and 430 pounds — were counterweights on a hoist used in the construction of a bridge over the River Dee. In 1855, the legendary Dinnie Donald Diranie — IB-years old at the time — picked up both stones and moved them the width of the bridge — five yards — to get them out of the way. His father was in charge of repairing the old bridge. Bangert said only one other person has managed to lift the stones since that time. A Scot named Sid Strachen did it just recenitly. However, he said Strachen could not walk with the big boulders. Big Bill says he knows he can lift the stones. "It's walking wiltih them that's the problem, because at one time or other all the weighlt is on one foot," he said. r J HENRY HALL AGENCY FOR HOLIDAY THINKING — "IF EVERYONE" If «veryon« who drives a car could lie a month in bed With broken bones and stitched up wounds, or fractures of the head, And there endure the agonies that many people do, They'd niever need preach safety any more to me or you. If everyone could stand beside the bed of some clos,» fri«nd, And hear the doctor say "no hope" before the final end. And $** him theirs unconscious, never knowing what took place TKe law and rules of traffic I am sure we'd soon embrace. If everyone could meet the wife and children left behind, And step into the darkened home where onoe the sunlight shined. And look upon "The Vacant Chair" where Daddy used to sit, I am jure such reckless drivers would be forced to think a bit. If everyone who takes the wheel would say a little prayer, And keep in mind those in the ear depending on his care, And make a vow and pledge himself to never take a chance, The Greatest Crusade for safety then would suddenly advance. Snitched from lowo Dent. of Public Safety. a Page 12 Garden City Telegram Thursday, May 27, 1971 Ir Telegram Photo OFEHOE EDUCATION student Virginia Holmes has an interview with Don Ploger of the Garden National iBank. Junior Office Ed Students Involved in Interview Series Junior Office Education students ait Garden City High Sdhool were interviewed for jobs latsit week by Garden Cdity businessmen, <as a practice in seeking jobs next fall. The 15 junior OE students muislt have jobs secured by the start of school next fall in order to enroll in, senior-year Of- five Education. Instructor for the course is Mrs. Janice Jones. In order to prepare each student for the procedures in correct job (application and job interview, the class has spent the last week and a baOl toairndnig to "sell themseihnes" to prospective employers. They have also Studied correct tetter-writing techniques for letters of application, and each Student has prepared a Personal Daita Sheet" for use . job appMciaition. Businessmen who visited the class to interview itfae sltudienits re Marc Gibson, Roland ielciher, Don Ploger, Bryde lodertiick II, Jim Thonnieibanry, ba Sherwood, • Leonard )verstreet, and Jim Duryea* Though (the interviews were on a pnaietiee basis, ittosis porous doing the inlterviewinig are Mtysipeotive employers and Dhe niterview could result in obtaining a job by the studemt. Stu/denibs pairtiioipaitlinig in tihe activity are Janice Banto, On Father's Day he'll know you really care! RECLINA-ROCKER* 9 PRICED for FATHER'S DAY $ UNIROYAL Naugahyde" vinyl fabric Style 849 • Give your man the reclining chair that leads the world in comfort and quality! He works hard for a living, providing for you. Now, you can show your appreciation by providing him with the most comfortable experience he'll ever have! Complete head-to-toe comfort will be his for years and years to come! And you'll be proud of its timeless beauty, certain to enhance any room in your home... harmonize with any-decor! Don't just say that you care, really mean it with a La-Z-Boy* Reclina-Rocker*! Come in today for a comfort demonstration you'll never forget! This famous La-Z-Boy 9 Reclina-Rocker 9 is specially priced for Father's Day only! rnandV Carla Brooks, Oolieen Bate®, Ronida Eicheniaiuer, Debbie Embree, Phylis Eddinglton, Debbie Egbert, Namoy Frank, Virginia Holmes, Debbie Julian, Dona Knol, Laurie Lefort, Rose Saradoval, Carol Teeitzen, and Oaradi Tyson. Or. M. D. Niedem Chiropractic Office 811 Main Garden City Hwurs 8:30—5:30 Tfcurs.-Sat. 8:30—12 wortlv 1:00 to *;00 OPEN MONDAY 9 A.M. TO 5 P.M. Beat the summer Jientl 2-speerf... WHEEZE BOX MR Put cooling comfort where you need it most! Modern portable slim-style fan, safety grille .front. 115 volts, AC only. Avocado. SALE MEL WOOD Sewing Chest Rt * O 77 $4.49 9^«// Ladies Nylons Vdues To OT— $1.49 O/C floor or table. . 23.99 High or low—which ever prefer. 1/15 H.P. motor. ters, washes, cools air I don't know Manuel Fierro, but I will give him credit, h« Is a promoter. H« makes more headlines and talks the government out of more money than anyone I know. And that $12,000 salary is not bad. I do know and have a lot of Mexican-American friends. They all seem happy to me. They dress well, most of them drive good cars and they can't be hungry from the size of the grocery orders they buy from Stoners and others. We have had the same workers from Texas trade with us ye ar after year. A few I have helped with a little credit when they first arrived and only one ever stuck me and it was only $9.00. I think he forgot it when he left. So, maybe things are not as bad as Mr. Fierro says. We will leave it up to the 9 member committee and see what they decide. Signed Ha. Coffee FOLGER'S Lb. with $5.00 or more grocery order—Limit one to a customer BEER OLD MILWAUKEE Hot 6-PAK 87 Corn Green Beans Peas Spinach Canned Milk Preserves Luncheon Meat Pork & Beans Barbecue Sauce Ice Cream SAVE 25c SANTA FE No. 303 Cons SANTA H ..... Toll Con SANTA FE 2-Lb. STRAWBERRY Jar ELLIS 12-Oz. .. Can VAN No. 2 CAMP'S '. ,...,Can SANTA FE 17-Oz. Mild or Smokey : . >; ............ Jar MYLRS * SPECIAL ..Gallon 19c 59c 53c 23c 39c 59c Ajax Detergent sr_ *1 •! 9 Catsup JSK& 35c Bathroom Tissue BE 3,1 Tft-. :"£ /YC onnie 6 Always Beef vtu Tender Short Ribs u>.39c Half or Whole Cured Hams L B . 59c Sandwich Spread u, 65c BEEF ROAST CHUCK 55c ARM 69e Lb. Lb. MANGO PEPPERS 2 * 25 uce Red Nice Tomatoes Lb .39c New Crop Red Grapes ,u,.69c Long SHcers Cukes E«i,10c We dso have new fresh peaches—but not many We Accept Food Stamps PARTY ICE We Reserve The Right To Limit Quantities! SATISFACTION GUARANTEED REPLACEMENT OR MONEY REFUNDtO MONEY ORDERS TRAVELER'S EXPRESS MONEY ORDERS SOLD AT STONER NO. 1 •SONNIE T 0 N E R We Brought Uptown Food Prices to Suburban Garden City 8TONIR NO. I OPEN 7 «.m, to 10 p.m. 7 days a STONIR NO. I OPEN 740 a.m. to V ».•. « tfayi a

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