Forest Park Review from Forest Park, Illinois on February 17, 1971 · Page 9
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Forest Park Review from Forest Park, Illinois · Page 9

Forest Park, Illinois
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Wednesday, February 17, 1971
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FCJREST PARK REVIEW, ' , 'l97J, PAGE '& World Of Pha I'm;: Ed MALCZYNSKI, R.Ph. or Jim McCANN, R.Ph. u to y° u •DO-IT-YOURSELF DIETS DANGEROUS. ... The do-it-yourself kick has reached Into many fields, sometimes with less than electrifying results. Take diet faddist, for example. The American Medical Association has warned against the fad of reducing blood fat and cholesterol by the individual's own planned diet. The AMA stated in part: "Dieters who believe they can cut down their blood cholesterol without medical supervision are in for a rude awakening. It can't be done. It could even be dangerous to try." There is positively no danger, however, that you won't be delighted with our prescription service at THIS WEEK'S HELPFUL HINT: Adhesive tape comes off easier and with less pain when the skin is held taut and the tape is pushed away from it. RIERSON DRUGS 7328 Madison St. 366-0874 Vote for |X Edward R. LAMBKE Commissioner Receives First Loyola Dental Hygiene Degree Mrs. Thomas Paulson, 82!lO W. Roosevelt lid., Forest Park, will receive the fir:. I degree in dental hygiene, offered by Loyola University of Chicago during commencement exercises set for Sunday, Feb. Mth at 2:20 p.m. in the Auditorium Theatre, 00 E. Congress Pkwy. Mrs. Paulson wilj receive the B.S. degree with a major in dental hygiene. The four-year dental hygiene program started at Loyola in 1969, is the only program of its kind in the state of Illinois leading to a degree. . Loyola, like some other schools throughout the state, offers a two- year dental hyglenists certificate program. The certificate program was initialed at Loyola in 1968. Mrs. Paulson is the former Joy Patricia Ulaiaiikof Maitowoc, Wise. Her parents, Dr. i Mrs. East Coast Critics Hail Former Forest Park Artist William Schwedler, son of Mr. and Mrs. Art Schwedler of 132 Desplalnes Avenue In Forest Park, says his paintings "are crazy and put people off". Art critics disagree. They say, "These beautiful paintings are crazy enough and they do fall somewhere between objects and landscapes, but they enormously involve the very people who are bugged by them." A two-month exhibition of paintings by Schwedler was recently held at the Pyramid Galleries in Washington, D.C. He is described as P. young painter out of Chicago now working in New York and his successful exhibit received widespread coverage and praise in the Washington Evening Star newspaper. BUFFALO TONE m 1970, oil A acrylic on 90"x78" Lane in Nam'tnv.o Tu explain Schwedlor's work, if it's at all-possible, the viewer becomes inextricably engaged in the movementsnt'rope, -.vend, brick, or steel which enter from everywhere, outside the canvas and move with sturdy intention tu nowhere on the other side. His paintings, which are huge in size (!IO inches by 78 inches), present perplexing objects of an impossible ami unreal nature, in a space which, itself, does not exist. According, to Benjamin Furgoy, WasliiiiKton Evening Star staff writer, Schwedler has developed the mysterious quality of identifiable objects. He wrenches the object out of context by presenting it in unique croppings or details, be removing it from its customary environment and placing it in the -ambiguous abstract space, of modernist American painting. The result is akin to an up-dating of surrealism or metaphysical painting. The paintings reproduce well in black and white (as shown here) but actually they are meticulously painted in close valued colors and the color has a lot to do with their effectiveness. The objects seem as emblematic as.somu abstraction and yet they assert their reality. With reference to Schwedler as a Chicagoan, the Pyramid Gallery brochure states that Chicago is a city with "more distinguished architecture than any other city in the United States." It is tempting to bolieve, according to the brochure, that the consciousness of strong materials carefully put together imbued the young Schwcdler and resulted in his present, contradictory strnctu res. Schwedler is a graduate of Grant School and Proviso East, lie was the designer ' of the I'.IOO Provi. lie received a scholarship at the v AYr"'fnSt'Ifiiit» wlie'rp tie-iwiMv^l'Ms"•{).}>.''rt'ftgivf'.'In -avt.'Hp vermed his Master:, in art at 1'rati, NV'.v York City. • • . Announce Volunteers For Community-Wide Heart Fund Campaign . A total of 117 people in Forest Park died of heart disease in 1970, stated Jim Dale, chairman of this year's Heart Funt campaign in this area. Every day new techniques and research are being conducted to give others a chance to escape this dreaded killer. The Forest Park Heart campaign, now in progress during the month of Feb- .ruary, gives everyone in the community an opportunity to contribute to "the most vital health crusade of our time", he said. The following volunteers will be calling on their neighbors this month to leave literature and ask for Heart Fund donations; Mrs. Sharon Roe, Mrs. Ellen Tanenberg, Mrs. Martha Brown, Mrs. Agnes Harkins, Miss Agnes Saffer, Miss Sarah Rhey, Miss Bernadine Majewki; Mrs. Elmer Lussow, Mrs. Margaret Schloman, Mrs. Rella Robinson, Miss Tina Wiess, Mrs. Madelyn Brandel, Miss Celeste Cosgrove, Miss Amy Benjamin, Miss Cindy Olligis, Mrs. Bernice Klemps; Miss Maria Sunzeri, Mrs. Alice Geyer, Mrs. Abraham Karlin, Mrs. J. Austin, Miss Violet Brims, Mrs. S. R. Walls, Miss Olivia Kietzman, Miss Mary Jo Lynch, Mrs. Emily Wolfram, Mrs. Lucille Raleigh; Mrs. S. W. ' Maginnis, Mrs. Katherine Madden, Miss Margaret. O'Sullivan, Miss Nancy Zimmerman, Mrs. Ellen Wolter, Miss Theresa Collins, Miss Mary Owens, Miss Laura Restino, Mrs. Irma Byars, Mrs. Pat Haselow; Mrs. Marcia Barke, Mrs. Gene Balfanz, Mrs. Harriet Falbo, Mrs. Marie Ippolito, Mrs. Gloria Thompson, Miss Cindy Ongman, Miss Jean Hughes, Mrs. Claudia Mandile, Mrs. Josephine Voss, Mrs. Eileen Walsh,. Mrs. Eleanor Schwieger; Mrs. J. A. Unger, Mrs. Charlotte Unger, Miss Mara Louris, Miss KathyValenta, Miss Nancy Burns, Mrs. Barbara Marousek, Mrs. Myrtle Smetana, Miss Jean Isdale, Miss Linette Wolf, Miss Karen Conway, Miss Wendy Hull, Miss Candy Callendo, Mrs. Marge Huebner, Mr. Jans Borchert, and Mrs. Herlinda Beutler. These streets are not covered: Chairman Dale said volunteers are still needed for the following streets and areas: Elgin, Marengo, Harlem, Circle, Belvidere, some locations on Desplaines, Brown, Rockford, Lathrop, Dixon, Randolph, Washington, 'Beloit and Burkhart Court. Volunteers are especially needed to call on residents living in . apartment buildings. A person may cover only his or her own apartment building if desired. Volunteers may take one side of a block such as the odd or even-numbered addresses. Calls are made at the volunteer's convenience, anytime during this month. "We are not asking very much - certainly, not more than an hour of your time," Dale said. "Considering the seriousness of the problem and the fact that heart diseases pose a threat to every family, the investment is surely a wise one." Those who wish to volunteer a limited amount of time may call Dale at 3CG--1-135. "Besides the invaluable service you will be jiving, you will also be getting 'a chance to meet your neighbors." he said. "Those who volunteer say they enjoy the experience of getting acquainted and making new friends.' 1 Over 300 letters are now being sent to business people in the community wide effort to raise funds for the Heart campaign. This year Forest Park's goal is $2000. Dale, who is owner of a travel agency at 7517. Madison said this is histhird year to serve as chairman and during that time, Forest Park lias always reached their goal. Proceeds support research Proceeds of the drive support research, education and community service activities of the Chicago Heart Association and its suburban divisions serving Cook, Lake and DuPage Counties, tin.' only voluntary health agency here devoted exclusively to combatting diseases of the heart and circulation. Some of the advances that 'may come from expanded research supported by Heart Fund dollars an;: The saving oi .50,000 lives annually throui'.h extension <>f coronary can- units; prevention and control of conditions causim-, heart attack .1111! stroke; successful -transplantation of hearts ami other vital organs; development of..i mechanical pump to re] lace the human heart; and discovery of caii.v-sanilpi-ovciition.i! 'i'nb"in heart defects. iiale said speakers are available l^r clubs and MI '.'ani/atioiis that would liki !'.- -arraiir.e for a Heart Program • • II Whether it's Sleet .... Whether it's Snow . . . . Whether it j s 30 ...Below This is the number to call 366-0317' Car won't go? Our experts are always on hand for all . your car'needs. SNOW PLOWING Reasonable Rates TOM MOHR Service Station ,. ..,.74QOHARRI$WST,

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