Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana on October 9, 1977 · Page 6
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Logansport Pharos-Tribune from Logansport, Indiana · Page 6

Logansport, Indiana
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Sunday, October 9, 1977
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. Logamport, Ind. Sunday, October*, Vfft :£' rf tt ; * : >: : : : : ; : : : : S : :^ Announcements I TODAY The Logansport Model Railroad Club will meet al 1:30 p.m. at the home of Mark Copeland, 21H E. Washington St., Winamac. The meeting is open to anyone interested in model railroading. MONDAY The Tourist Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. al the home 61 Esther Winn. Lucerne. The Florence Nightingale Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. in the Memorial Hospital Cafeteria. The program will be presented by Mike Mandell. ' Settlers in U.S. A." WEDNESDAY The Liberated Ladies EH Club will meel at 1 p.m. al the First United Methodist Church, A program, "Let's Go to An Auction," will be presented. Carol Kfilley will be hostess. Sigma Phi Gamma sorority will have a business meeting at ~ p.m. at the home of Joan Mucker. Members should note the change of place and time. Church Women United will conduct an ecumenical Bible study at 1:15 p.m. in the music room of the logansport-Cass County Public Library with Mrs. Bill Moon as leader. These meetings will be conducted each succeeding Monday for six weeks. , + + + Daughters ol the American Revolution will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the home of Florence Benny, Royal Center. + + + Coterie will. meet at 7:30 p.m. at the home of Evelyn Davis, 11 10 Sunset Drive. TUESDAY Emera Club will meet at the home of Frances Reese at 7:,'!0 p.m. The Cass County Right to Life will meet at 7 p.m. at the Logansport-Cass County Public library, Election of officers will be conducted. A meeting to plan for the 3()th- year reunion of the Logansport High School Class of 1948 will be at 7:30 p.m. at the home of Mary Lynn (Brubaker) Barnard, 2025 E. Broadway. Any class member Interested in helping is invited to attend. The Duplicate Bridge Club will meet at 7 p.m. at the Captain Logan Hotel. AH members are invited, The Onward EH Club will meet at the home of Thelma Denny at i:30p.m. Martha Miller will be assistant hostess. The Hand in Hand Circle. King's Daughters and Sons, will meet at the home of Sarah Gibson. 618 Front St.. for its regular meeting. + + -h The St. Vincent's Home and School Association will meet at 7 p.m. at the school hall. Room visitation is scheduled. +++ The Noble Township EH Club will meel at 1:30 p.m. at the home of Ida Meyer. + + + The Mispah Lodge .No. 26 will meet at Savini's Party Hall at 1:30 p.m. for a business meeting. The Cass County Genealogical Society will meet at 7:15 p.m. at 30.') Wheatland Ave. Kay Kough will be the hostess, Dorothy Foster wjll present the program. "Early The UMW of Zion Church will meet with Dolores Bonncll at 1:30 p.m. THURSDAY The Clay Township EH Club will meet at 1:30 p.m. with Helen Penny. Jenny Calender will be co- hostess and Wilda Culp will give a lesson on textiles. . The Jefferson Township EH Club No. 2, will meet at 1 p.m. at the Burneltsville Community Building, . ..:/:• The lesson on textiles will be -given by Ruth Depoy arid Olive Hipes, ; Hostesses will b<s : .Naomi Robispn and Junc^ailors. ,:• -. • -tf+' - ' The Walton-chapter No. 184, Order of the Eastern Star, will: ' meet at 7:30 p.m. for d regular stated meeting. Robert Barton, grand usher, will be honored. All members and friends are invited to attend. ' ' Officers, are to wear formats and all Walton members, are to bring a salad or dessert for the fellowship to follow the meeting. • , + + + Logansport Court No, 4, Order of the Amaranth, will meet at 8 p.m. a.t Barley's Party Place for the official visit of the grand royal matron and grand royal patron. '•• Officers are to wear while 1 formals and gloves. Members are to bring a salad- and sandwiches for a salad bar. FRIDAY St. Vincent's Home and School Association's "Fall Festival" will begin at 5 p.m. at the school, Sandwiches, potato chips, pie and coffee will be served. The festival will include bingo which is to begin at 7 p.m.. a flea market and other games. Beckler-Copeland Mr. and Mrs. George M. Beckler, Rt, 3. announce the engagement of iheir daughter. Marcy Lou, to Jeffery Len Copeland. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Copeland, 927 High St. Miss Beckler will be graduated from Logansport High School in May and is employed in the computer department of Memorial Hospital. ' Her fiance, a 1977 graduate of LHS, is stationed with the Marine Corps at -Camp Pendleton, Calif. A June wedding is being planned. (Voorhees Studio) Roomy, horizontally-quilted brushed Caprolan nylon jacket goes to town over a dress or pants or stays at home. Here it's shown with a matching tanktop blouson pajama. Ke/so-H/cfcs Marital Counseling Moves Into Computer Age CHARLES D.SCHOFFNER DES MOINES (UPI) Marriage counseling, like just about everything else these days, is moving Into the computer age. ' Des Moines-based GMI, Inc., has developed 'a - computer program that can help marriage counselors, clergy and other clinicians pinpoint problems in a marriage and guide the couple toward a solution. The computer accomplishes its task by sorting out the words a couple uses in answering a questionnaire. A counselor then uses'the printout to help the couple analyze the strengths and weaknesses of their marriage. Charles Cleveland. GMI president, said the computer program is based on the concept that certain words or phrases indicate distinctive behavior patterns. Cleveland said the relationship between language and attitude has been researched extensively and field testing has given the GMI system — called Marital Climate Inventory — an accuracy rating of 92 per cent. "We're not in the business of •telling a couple they should or shouldn't get a divorce. That's not what the tool tells us," said Cleveland, a professor of sociology at Drake University and a practicing marriage counselor. "The tool tells us those areas in a marriage that are well worked through and those areas that are soft. It also Is diagnostic in that it can help' find .solutions to certain problems." The process begins with a couple answering 58 questions that focus on nine areas — love, sex, money, relatives, communication, religion, selfishness, children and freedom. Some examples: "Describe several situations in-which you, intentionally or unintentionally, were hurtful to your partner in the last month; give the ways you and your husband (wife) differ: describe how important decisions are reached in your marriage." The responses, which provide about 1,000 words for analysis, are fed into the computer. which has a program of 15,000 commonly used words. Cleveland said the computer examines the word usage, then indicates how strongly the, couple is focusing in 40 altitude categories which -have been shown io predict the strengths and weaknesses of marriages,, For example, one such category Is control; which has a word base that includes insist, allow, permit and require. If a person uses words in that category often. Cleveland said, he or she is probably the type ^who focuses on someone "being in charge of the situation." The computer also shows how partners compare in the types of behavior suggested by their word usage, The degree of difference is shown in the computer printout; ; Although the computer does^ not actually analyze the marriage, Cleveland said it does Show if a marriage has characteristics of a stable, strained or destructive relationship. "The computer analyzes the words and 'tells where 'the couple is al -In certain areas." Cleveland said. "The, clinician has to analyze the results.-We ; have a manual that goes with it <to explain how to use the system and interpret (he printout." A counselor could sort out the words and chart, the results manually, but the computer can perform the 'function much faster and at a, lower cost. "I had to do U^once by hand, v Cleveland said. "It -lakes the computer 5.6 seconds to do an analysis. It took me 14' •• days." Cleveland, said the .computer system also is used for premarital counseling and in the future may be used lo help diagnose family problems, In pre-marilal counseling, he said,' the computer can point out problems in a relationship that could-disrupt a marriage if not resolved. Household Hints - To reduce the amount of hoi water''used., insulate long -hot water pipes, especially those under the house or those that go through an unheated basement. Repair leaky faucets. Maintain regular temperature settings of 140 degrees F. .on .the wale'r heater ; when 'Ihot water., is needed, advises'Ezelle Johnson, Purdue' University extension home furnishings specialist. L'inda J. Kelso. Logansport. and Craig D. Hicks, Schererville. are planning a July 1 wedding at St. John's Episcopal Church. Lafayette. Their parents are Mr. and Mrs. Reed H. Kelso, West Lafayette, and Mr. and Mrs. Robert G. Hicks, Mount Clemens. Mich. . Miss Kelso. a graduate of West Lafayette High School, holds a B!s. degree from Indiana University-and an M.S. degree Mrom Purdue University. She is employed by the Logansport Community School Corporation as a speech teacher and coach and is also an adjunct lecturer for IUK. Her fiance, a. graduate of- L'Anse.; Creuse High School, Mount Clemens, has a B.S, degree from the University of Michigan and an M.S. degree from Purdue. He is employed by NIPSCO at the Bailly ! nuclear plant. (Voorhees Studio) - + T+ - .-,.. Eating places may have been reluctant, to-raise prices, even though costs were rising, because of the higher elasticity of demand for restaurant meals Snd the possibility of loss of sales wherf prices go up, ac- cording to Robert D. Buchanan. 'Extension restaurant, hotel-and . institutional' marragement specialist at Purdue University. Halloween Partyware BETTY'S cavr CARDS & GIFTS Downtown Mlnl-NM 4211. Irradwiy "Wh»r« rh« Unuiual fiUtuof" LET US HELP YOU MAKE YOUR DREAMS COME TRUE! CALL HOPPER REALTY of 753-4360 or Mop In vltit with ui at 501 YORKTOWN RD. Sudd-Dill A Nov. 26 wedding is being planned by Susan Elaine Budd, Angola, and Robert Thomas Dill Jr. Parents of the couple are Mr. and Mrs. Harold W Budd, Winamac, and Mr. and Mrs.' Robert T. DillSr,, Piqua.'Ohio The bride-elect, a 1976 graduate of Winamac Community High School, is an accounting major -at Tri-State University, Angola. Her fiance was graduated, in 1974 from high school at Piqua and attended Tri-State University. 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