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i I:'!; f f... 1 [o Li!-."iry ;-n:-.:, HI FOREST PARK REVIEW Delivered Eaoh Thurs. Morning By Your Postman 53.00 Per Year in Advance Second Class Postage Paid at Forest Park, Illinois tttet/i t/ie LARRY KAERCHER, EDITOR 745 1 MADISON STREET, FOREST PARK, ILLINOIS 601 30 366-0600 - 366-0601 At All News Stniuls VOL. LXXX No. 43 FOREST PARK, ILLINOIS, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 1970 Veterans Day Ceremony At The Village Half Honoring The War Dead Ce/ebrates 50fh Anniversary THANKSGIVING PROCLAMATION City of New York October 3, 1789. ". . . and Whereas both Houses of Congress have by their joint Committee requested me 'to recommend to the People of the United States a day of public thanks-giving and prayer to be observed by acknowledging with grateful hearts many signal favors of Almighty God, . . . .' Now therefore I do recommend and assign Thursday the 26th. day of November next to be devoted by the People of these Slates to the service of that great and glorious Being, who is the beneficent Author of all the good that was, that is, or that will be. . . ." GEOKCE WASHINGTON By the President November 6,1920 Mr. and Mis. Charles H. Kims', celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. C, 1970. A dinner party was held in their honor on Saturday evening, November 7 at Homer's Restaurant. Among the 93 guests celebrating this special occasion were their son Raymond, his wife Muriel and their daughter November 6,1970 Charlotte Hlatky and her husband Milan. Senator Howard Mohr made a special appearance and congratulatory wires were sent by Governor and Mrs. Richard Ogllvie and Congressman Harold Collier. Mr. and Mrs. Kunz have resided in Forest Park for the past 44 years. Fred Rose fleeted President of T.C.A. Fred J. Rose, veteran Township Clerk of Proviso Towiiship was elected President of theTownship Clerks Association of the State of Hlinois at Peoria, Illinois on Monday, November 9, 1970. Mabel Standard of Industry Township was elected 1st Vice President; Leonard Ash of Nlles Township - 2nd Vice President and Dorothy Mathewsof Chemung Township - Secretary and Treasurer. The meeting was the annual convention of Township Officials representing 1408 Townships In the State of Illinois. Fred has served as Township Clerk of Proviso Township for 30 years, is a member of the Proviso Township Regular Republican Organization and Is Precinct Captain of Precinct /*GG in Forest Park. Fred and Ev Rose live at 7314 Randolph Street and have one daughter, Judie, who Is married. Since the organizing of the Township Clerks Association of Cook County in 19C1, Fred, as a founder of the organization with Robert S. Berliner, Lyons Township Clerk, lias served 3 terms as 1st Vice President and 2 years as President 19CG-19G7. Fred also cooperated on a complete revision of Township Forms used by Township Government by serving on committees with the Frank Thornbei Company In con- Junction with the Illinois Slate Department of Revenue. Voices From Home There's a free Christmas gift waiting at Red Cross for every American GI who won't be home for Christmas. Red Cross Is again offering relatives of servicemen and women the opportunity to make free seven minute tape recordings. Wives, mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters, children and fiancees of servicemen may call Red Cross now to make an appointment to record their "Voices From Home". Emil Monti, volunteer West Cook Regional Chairman says; "Voices From Home tapes are the most appreciated gift a GI can receive from his loved ones for the holidays." GIs receiving "Voices From Home" tapes may re-record on them and return them to their families. "Voices From Home" tapes will be recorded at locations in Oak Park, Melrose Park, Hillside, Maywood and Cicero. For dates and times call Red Cross at 848-2700. Park District The November 2Gth meeting of the Park District of Forest Park is cancelled because of Thanksgiving Day. The next regular meeting will be December 10th at 8:00 P.M. at the Park Administration Building. Post Office Closed Thanksgiving Day The Forest Park Post Office will be closed Thursday, November 2Gth Thanksgiving Day, a legal National Holiday.