Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa on November 11, 1970 · Page 6
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Ghetto Areas Want Better City Services By MICHAEL J. SNIFFEN (Associated Press Writer) Better police protection is the most frequent demand of ghetto residents seeking improved city services around the nation. Complaints that ghetto^ are shortchanged in the basic services amply supplied to white neighborhoods are long standing but they have reached a new vieVel in 17 cities recently surveyed by Associated Press member newspapers. In cities that distribute services evenly over a geographical area and in cities that recently shifted more service to areas where the most people live, the , residents of ghettos are saying their services still are not equal 2for1 HOOVK CONVERTIBLE It Beats, as it Sweeps, as it Cleans Upright Vacuum Recommended by Carpet Experts HOOVER CONSTEUAHOM The canister that offers mo.re of what you want in a cleaner. Tank Type —Best for Above the Floor Cleaning HEIRES ELECTRIC 6 Tlmei Herald, Carroll, 1». Wednesday, Nov. 11, 1970 'to their needs. They want enough additional service to make their streets as safe and clean as those in white neighborhoods. The survey shows that demands for distribution of services according to need now overshadow lingering complaints of outright racial discrimination and have widened the many misunderstandings between city hall and the ghetto. By far the most prevalent complaint was one of insufficient, slow or misdirected police protection. But the list of inadequacies lalso included fire protection; street cleaning, repair and lighting; trash collection; sidewalk repair; public transit; recreation facilities; building code enforcement; water facilities and traffic control. In these areas, cities foot nearly all the bill, with little of the federal aid that has been so largely poured into housing, education and employment. So where cities have found so- i lutions, they have not found the money to extend them beyond pilot programs to all their dis- i contented citizens. Here are some of the recent developments: —Since July, blacks and Puerto Ricans in two neighborhoods of New York City have set garbage afire in the streets to protest poor collections. In another area, a street was barricaded with trash cans, —In San Francisco last month, residents of an integrated, isolated public housing project seized a city bus to dramatize their unmet demand for public transit. —Police in Flint, Mich., put special walking and scooter patrols in a model cities neighborhood, using federal funds, and cut crime by 23 per cent in the first month of operation. —The black vice president of St. Louis' board of alderman is ' in his seventh year of trying to get a street repaved. —Oklahoma City budgeted money—$100,000—for the first time this year for the removal of abandoned buildings. —The city administration in Atlanta has opened little city delightful to hold ., and heaven to "kiss. Questions, Answers on U.S. Tax Matters (This column of questions and answers on federal tax matters Is provided by the local office of the U. S. Internal Revenue Service and Is put» llshe «l a 2» public service to taxpayers. The column answers fl«« tl °" s ""\ 9tl frequently asked by taxpayers.) ""Woman,"' an exhibition of more than 500 photographs depicting all aspects of the feminine /ffif&S'. {US' *hiMhniui <A nld airr from making war to marching for peace, from career to marriage, is being displayed simui- faneously at°tte ftw Ywf CufirS C^^Sd WashiSgton's Smithsonian Institution. Above, a«> threei photoj Sn whatis termed[the most extensive investigation ever attempted through photography into the nature and multifaccted role of woman around the globe. halls so residents can air their grievances without a potentially costly, fear-ridden and frustrating trip downtown. In virtually every city, offi- there is a degree of racism involved which may or may not be conscious," he says. "Many cities think that when a neighborhood becomes predominantly black it is time to cut services because psychologically the city thinks black people are more accustomed to poorer services and unclean surroundings." New York's Sanitation Department has tried to meet the problems of distribution by making six garbage pickups a week in densely populated Harlem and among the expensive high-rise apartments on the upper East Side, while cutting collections to two a week in neighborhoods of one and two-family homes. But still there is trash on the streets of Harlem and relatively little on the upper East Side. Thanksgiving o Business & Professional Directory W. L. WARD, D.S.C. PODIATRIST FOOT SPECIALISE 302 South Main St. V> Blocks S. of the Courthoute) j Office 792-9782 Home 792-2767 j Iowa Land Service Company Farm Records Farm Appraisals Farm Management V. Stuart I'prry — JMal 792-1)883 cials maintained that their services were evenly distributed if not weighted in favor of poorer neighborhoods where the problems are concentrated, but no city was without complaints. Most cities maintain that geographic areas are equally treated, some claim each person receives equal facilities, but few claim the total need is met. But it is in police protection that the greatest misunderstandings and conflicts arise. Eugene H. Tennis, community relations director for Rochester, N.Y., might have been speaking for every official and police chief queried about the problem: "We have more policemen per square block in the inner city than elsewhere in the city." That's where the crime is, says William J. O'Rourke, public safety commissioner for Wilmington, Del. Where police are concerned, complaints of racial discrimination are still heard. Howard H. Brown, director of Community Action for Greater Wilmington, Inc., and Fredj tlon Tucker, a Flint city councilman The problem, as Cassreino In New Orleans, John Cassreino Sr., director of E. the Sanitation Department, said the fault lies with the ghetto dweller. He said garbage is collected three days a week in all sections of the city and each resident is allowed to dispose of two 30-gallon cans of garbage plus three tied boxes or bundles of trash, not exceeding 75 Ibs., per collec- Dr. 0. M. O'Connor OPTOMETRIST Eyes Examined Glassed Fitted Contact Lens Specialist 102 W. 5th Carroll, Iowa Phone 792-3318 Closed Thursday Afternoons DR. JOHN E. MARTIN OPTOMETRIST EYES EXAMINED-GLASSES FITTED Contact Lenses — Children's Visual Problems Ntw Ground Floor Location — 524 N. Aaamc St. (Between Hannasch Beauty Shop and Sherwin-Williami) (£lo*ed Sat. Afternoon) Phone 792-9709 Carroll, Iowa CARROLL DENTAL ASSOCIATES 818-822 North Main Street R, E. LANGENFELD, D.D.S. — Phone 792-2630 R. F. BARELS, D.D.S. L. B. WESTENDORF D O.S. Phone 792-2528 Phone 792-2630 both say: "They are policing us rather than protecting us." Atlanta's Negro vice mayor, Maynard Jackson, sees problems of both discrimination and faulty distribution of services. "One factor probably is that sees it, is that in ghetto areas many residents fail to follow the rules. COMPLETE IE BABY'S UYE1TE DR. H. K. RICHARDSON, Optometrist Dial 792-9687 805 North Main St, EYES EXAMINED GLASSES FITTED CONTACT LENSES Ralph M. Crane ATTORN EY-AT-L AW Dial 792-9277 516'/a N. Adams St. ACE BOOKKEEPING SERVICE Farmers - Businesses - Professional Federal .V State Tax Kecordti l)onl)l« Kntry Bookkeeping Financial Statements Accounts Receivable & Payable Alice Staler* 792-4644 407 S. Maple Past Presidents' Parley Meets (Times Herald News Service) MANNING — The Past Presi dents' Parley of the American Legion Auxiliary met on Thursday evening, Oct. 22, at the home of Helen Pratt. Seventeen parley members were in attendance. Lola Ahrendsen conducted the business session. Contributions were made to the Community Chest to the VA Hospital Christmas canteen, and Easter gifts will be sent to children at Woodward and Glenwood from this vicinity. Lila Schroeder and Mrs. Pratt, were named to a special auditing committee. The parley will meet again in April of 1971. UPW Service (Times Herald News Service) MANNING — The United Presbyterian Women met at the church on Friday afternoon, Nov. 6. A Thanksgiving service was conducted by Fredda Hinz, with Bonita Hagedom as pianist. The anual thank offering was given during the service. A film strip, "Crusade Against Hunger" concluded the service. Wynona Hill gave a resume of the fall workshop held at Vail, which 13 women attended. Sewing chairman Lillian Mohr completed a lap robe for the Presbyterian Home at Ackley and rallied bandages, a project assigned at the Vail meeting. The president reported that the executive board had met to nake out goal sheets for the rear and to plan the program t was decided to have a cloth ng drive for Church World Serv vice to end before Nov. 24, when ;he clothing must be taken to !he collection center at Carroll MiHicent Wiese is chairman o this drive. The UPW committee will b in charge of a family night pot luck on Nov. 15. The annua Christmas potluck will be o Dec. 4, with Esther Circle i charge of the dinner; Ruth and Martha Circles, the program. Ruth and Esther Circles will hold their meetings at the church on Nov. 20; Ruth circle will pack plates for shut-ins, and boxes for servicemen. Accepting Students for Winter Quarter Des Moines Area Community Jollege is accepting students low for winter quarter study n the secretarial-clerical area, me of the career education pro- jrams, and for college transfer courses. Winter quarter begins December 2. Carroll County is affiliated vith the college. The secretarial-clerical program requires four quarters of study to earn a diploma Those who wish to graduate at the executive secretary leve may continue their stud. Jirough seven quarters and re :eive an associate of applie< science degree. The decision need not be made at the tim of application. Winter quarter college trans fer offerings are extensive an a schedule may be obtains by contacting the college. Day time and evening classes wi be conducted with some schec uled on Saturday morning Credits earned will be on th level of the first two years of I college and may be transferred to four-year institutions. Anyone desiring more information or an application to enroll may write to the Admissions Officer, 2006 Ankeny Blvd., Ankeny, Iowa 50021, or call 964-0651. Q _ I w«nft»"pot in fcr •xpenm I forgot »• el*«m •" my lne»m» t«* rttorn l«t Hew do I do It and wh«« I get my r«fund» A — to make a change in your tax return obtain a copy of Form 1040X from your local IRS office, enter the required information and send it to the IRS service center for your region. Generally, you can make a change in your return anytime within thr« years from the date it was due. Interest of 6 per cent a year will be added to your refund Which you should receive in 3-5 weeks. Q _ | juit told • vacation homt I owned. Can I invatt ttia profit I mad* en it in a trailer and avoid paying taxes? A — No, you cannot. The tax law provision that permits the postponement of taxes on the »ain from the sale of a home pplies only to the taxpayer's rincipal residence; A vacation ome is not covered. Q _ I moved here recently when I changed jobs. Can I deduct my living expenie* while 'm getting settled in a new place? A — You may be able to de- entitled to claim the dependency exemption. There are exceptions to this rule, however, depending on the actual terms of the divorce and the amount of support furnished by you and your former husband. Don't forget about the other dependency tests. They have to be met, too, to claim these examptions. For more information, send a post card to your IRS district office and ask for a copy of Publication 501, "Your Exemptions and Exemptions for Dependents." O.E.S.-MASONIC POTLUCK MANNING — Salona Chapter, No. 231, Order of the Eastern Star, with members of the Masonic Lodge, will have a potluck supper at the Masonic Hall on Saturday evening, Nov. 14, at 6:30 p.m. Mary Ann Miller and Odessa Campbell are in charge of the evening; assisting in the Friendship Commit- 166) and Helena Tank, Pat Sibbel Joyce Hagge. Members are asked to bring a covered dish and their own table service. duct a portion of your living expenses under changes in the law made by the 1969 Tax Reform Act. If you qualify, meals and lodging while occupying ;emporary quarters at the new job location for up to 30 days after obtaining employment may be deductible. The maximum deduction allowed for these expenses to $1,000. For details on moving expenses, send a post card to your IRS district office and ask for a copy of Publication 521, Tax Information on Moving Expenses. It's free. Q — My children live with me not with my ex-husband under the terms ef our divorce* Does that mean I claim them at dependents? A — Yes, the general rule covering children of divorced or separated parents is that the parent who has custody for the greater part of the year is Add that delicious glamour touch MANNING WHIPPING CREAM M-M-M—GOOD Available At Your Nearby Grocery Store MANNING CREAMERY R. J. FERLIC, M.D. 715 N. Adams—Carroll, Iowa Off ice Hours; 9 to 12—1 to 5 General Practice—Obstetrics Fractures—X-R*ys Office Dial 792-4120 Home Dial 792-3408 R. B. MORRISON, M. D. 1t7 East 6th St. - Carroll, Iowa General Practice — Obstetrics PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON ^Office Phone 792-3543 — Home 792-3630 Martha Circle's annual holiday goodies exchange will follow their Nov. 18 meeting. ... . Keept|\complete record of 'Ipby't health.;;ttH> cute things he says and does.,.in words and photographs. Each book has beautifully illustrated record pages between covers |f rayon moire or washable simulated |father. A wide selection of titles and]|iemes ...all colorful, each gift boxed] fer feet gift tor aft expectant or ne\||iother, YOUR SAVINGS EARN FT. KNOX ACREAGE FT. KNOX, Ky. (AP) - Acreage for Ft. Knox was first leased in 1918. In January, 10,000 acres were leased to give troops stationed at Camp Taylor, on the outskirts of Louisville, a place to march and maneuver. In June of the same year, 40,000 acres were purchased and the installation named for Maj. Gen. Henry Knox, chief of field artillery from 1775 to 1782 and secretary of war from 3789 to 1794. Minnesota Guest in Carnarvon Home (Times Herald News Service) CARNARVON — Callers inj the Bilda Tiefenthaler home here Saturday included Miss Beverly Olerich of Minneapolis, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. Jake T. Janssen of Wisconsin were visitors in the Reiner Janssen home Wednesday forenoon. Mrs. Gene Boeckman of here was a visitor in the Gabe Boeckman home in Des Moines Tuesday. Mrs. George Straight left Sunday to spend a few weeks in the home of her daughter and family, Sgt. and Mrs. Dallas W. Dahke in Newton, Ala. Iowa Western Community College Isn't as Big as Those State Universities ... And That's Only ONE of Its Advantages HERE ARE OTHERS 6 ANNUAL RATE 9 AND 12 MONTH CERTIFICATES Minimum Certificate $500 Available at ... 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