Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on April 17, 1973 · Page 14
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Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois · Page 14

Galesburg, Illinois
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Tuesday, April 17, 1973
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14 Gdlesburg Re9i$ter';MQil, <3o^^ III. Tuesday, April 17, 1973 Want on White House Guest List? Maybe It's Who ¥our WASHINGTON (UPD- Backstairs «t th« White Hous«: Vke Presidtnt and Mrs. Spiro T. Agnew do not get Invitations to all the state WasMagtOB Backstairs dinners at the White House but they will be there when their good friend Frank Sinatra sings at the dinner honoring Italian President and Mrs. Guilio Adreotti. Because of his Italian ancestry and his talent, Sinatra has a popular following in Italy. He also rates high with Mrs. Andreotti because of contribu' tions to Italian orphans. Sinatra's invitation to perform at the White House dates back to last January. He supported President Nixon in the last election campaign, although his previous political ties had been mostly Democratic. Nothing seems to irritate Henry A. Kissinger more than to hear it bandied about that his rivals are frying to trim his sails and that he is not getting along with other top White House aides. For example, a recent diplomatic columnist wrote that Helmut Sonnenfeldt, a member of the National Security Council, sought his new post as undersecretary of Treasury to get out from under Kissinger's wing. But, .scoffs Kissinger, "who do you think put him there?" Rarely has the White House been graced with a more radiant personality than Metropolitan Opera star Mary Costa, She was thrilled to sing at the White House and did not mind saying so. She said she had been told by sophisticated friends "now don't go around saying how exdted you are," but shd couldn't r^stet doing it anyway. Miss Cbsta, a beautiful blond soprano, was originally, sched' uled for the state dkiner honoring British Prime Minister Edward Heath but sprained her back and was unable to make it. The invitation was renewed and she sang at a dinner for Singapore's prime minister, Lee Kuan Yew. President Nixon fouiHl much sympathy from Lee in the White House attitude toward the news media. In his champagne toast to Nixon, the Singapore leader said: "in the last few days in this country, 1 have discovered that any statement, any argument, however dispassionate, however blandly couched, which can be faintly, directly, or indirectly cbhstrued as in support of or in symi>athy M^ith any of the hopies, policies or aspirations of this adrtiinistr«tton findt very scant space in the Mais media." Lee said he admired. Nixon's "cultivated detachment Of mind which enables you to pursue what is right in the long run; never what Is in the short run, whether it wins rapturous applause or otherwise." ••iiiiiiii WW Building Progressed Construction is expected to he completed by September on Brophy Hall, Western Illinois University's $4.2 million women's physical education replacement facility. Phase 1, the activities area, is complete except for installation of a synthetic floor covering. The build­ ing replaces the women's physical education building that was destroyed by a Thanksgiving eve fire in 1970. General contractors are Thomas Construction Co., St. Joseph, Mo., for the activities area, and J. L. Simmons, Decatur, for the remaining portion. College Faculty- Hosts Teachers At Meeting Here Carl Sandburg College's English faculty recently hosted 27 English teachers from 14 area hi^ schools in an informal high school-commumty college English articulating meeting. William Burkhardt, Mrs. Cathy White, Mrs. Brigit Keefe, Mrs. Christine Van Ness, Mrs. Laura Moffett and Mrs. Berniece Baker, Sandburg instructors, described English courses offered at the college. Teachers attending were Elaine Lowry and Elizabeth Mimnaugh, Roseville; AUeyne Elder and Mary Peterson, Avon; Alice Johnston and Betty Melvin, Yorkwood; Estelene Bodenhamer, Bushnell-Prairie City; Richard DeBaugh and Shirley Payne, Knoxville, and Kathryn Link and Phillip Freiser, Southern. Others were Joseph M. Patterson, Gene Yoachum, Harry Burrus and Lew Jackson, Galesburg; Betty Seward and Betty Hallam, Warren; Robert Worman and Caryl Brasile, .Abingdon; Ruth C. Harlan and Linda Eldridge, Westmer, and Shirley Gurholt and Evelyn R. Work, Monmouth. Students Attend OAS^ Sessions Four Carl Sandburg College students recently attended the Model Organization of American States Convention at Illinois State University, Normal. Playing the role of ambassadors for Haiti were Terry Bradford, Galesburg, and Dan McKee, Knoxville, while Gray Pierson, Monmouth, and Charles Deal, Galesburg, represented the Dominican Republic. William Simpson, chairman of the social science division at Sandburg, accompanied the students. Group at Victoria Slates Breakfast VICTORIA — Members of the Sunshine Class at Victoria United Methodist Church made plans to serve the annual Easter breakfast at a meeting April 11. The class, which has served the breakfast for the past several years, donates the proceeds for church school supplies and vacation church school expenses. The continental breakfast will fellow the 7 a.m. Easter morning service. Bees may travel 13,000 miles 'Wildflowers^ Is BAR Unit Topic At Gerlaw Home GERLAW - Mrs. Ward Manchester, Morrison, gave the program when members of Puritan and Cavalier Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, met April 6 at the home of Mrs. Richard Edwards. Mrs. Manchester showed slides of native Illinois wildflowers and their development through seasons ot the year. Mrs. Theodore Clarke was named delegate to the DAR National Congress April 16-20 at Washington, D.C. Mrs. Fred Taylor was appointed to fill the unexpired term of Mrs. Buford Conard as vice regent. Mrs. Clarence Gittings was elected registrar; Miss Mildred Shelton, historian, and Mrs. J. Victor Lucas, chaplain. Reports on organization publications and projects were given. Committee for the meeting included Mrs. Taylor, Mrs. Dell McGaffin, Mrs. Howard Hanna, Mrs. WilUam McKnight and Mrs. Robert Ketchum. Mrs. Clarke was given serving honors. Madame Sun Helps French Schedule Day (Continued From Page 8) WANT ADS PAY DIVIDENDS! to make a pound of honey. WANT ADS PAY DIVIDENDS! NOW Union Opticol Co. Feoturing UNION OPTICAL PLAN '75th" Year Since 1898" mm lENSEs Hord or Soft Complete Heoring Aid Servlee Full Line of Batteries PH0T06RAY & PHOTOSUN lENSES Tiiey Darken and (Hear Automatically With The 6tianging Light 1^ Contact Un« & IJ^' GlcifSM OI»ptn«ed "yi^ en Pr«scrfpti«n of Or. Everett Biofh, O.D. UNION MEMBERS BRING YOUR UNION CARDS MOST FOR YOUR OPTICAL DOLLAR OVER 2000 STYLES OF EYEGLASSES FROM THE LOWEST PRICED TO THE FINEST AVAILABLE INCLUDING HUNDREDS OF NEW METAL STYLES. "Gold Corpet Service" Gives You A One Year Warranty EyeglaM Repak and Replacement Eyai fxaminad. Special Attention Given To Children Glaucoma Toit No Appointment Nocessary Largott Most Scientific Optical Laboratory in Downstate lllinoi* Finest Union Craftsmanship American Optical: Bausch A Lomb, Shuron and Many Other Lenses and Frames Prescription Sunglasses Safety Glasses • CHARGE IT UNION OPTICAL MIDWEST" "THE ONLY 100% CO. IN THE SEE OUR FRAME CONSULTANT LEAH GOULDING Dispensing Optician Mon. A Fri. B AM>S PM TUf$.-WfO.-THURS. Tf^isser «T.. *M.. M. Union Optical Co. " gy to malte it the youngest of sciences. WITH THE AID of her "thinlc" machines, a horoscope edited by Madame Soleil constitutes a precise "celestial chart." Madame Soleil was brought up by a father and mother who were barely 18 years older than she. Papa Soleil died before he was 40, from a wound suffered during World War I. At 16, Germaine had to go to worlt. She got a job as secretary in a political weelc- ly, married, bore three children. (She now has eight grandchildren.) Then, out of the blue, a fortune-telling aunt suggested she try her hand at astrology. This was a field already Itnown to her, as one grandfather dabbled in astronomy. As a child he had trained her to read the stars. CAME THE DAY when she substituted for her aunt as an adviser and she has never turned baclc. A program manager for French radio consulted her and. soon after suggested she do an hour's astrology on the radio, answering questions which would be telephoned in. She decided to try it out. "Arriving at the office I could see that people were somewhat talc en off their guard. Here was I, stout, middle-aged, no malce-up, looking like anybody's grandmother." This was in the fall of 1970. That first afternoon over 20,000 calls were registered and came in regularly; after that more thousands. "I AM VERY gregarious, love people, and want nothing more than to comfort, encourage and counsel those who have troubles. And it sometimes happens that I chide some of my consultants when I feel they are unreasonable." Her plans for the future include children. As a grandmother she feels that astrologists up to now have sadly neglected the problems of the under 15s and their parents. Travel in Europe Topic by Pastor For Club at Rio RIO — Dr. Kermit Petersen, pastor of First United Presbyterian Church, Galesburg, showed pictures and discussed a 3- week trip he took through Switzerland, Austria and Germany when members of the Rio Woman's Club met recently at the United Presbyterian Church here. Members of the Henderson Woman's Club were guests. Naomi Hodges conducted the business meeting, when she was re-elected president of the organization. Other officers elected intlude Shirley Munson, vice president; Hazel Hodges, recording secretary, and Margaret Undsey, corresponding secretary-treasurer. Hazel Hodges gave a conservation report, "Conserve the Children," and Mary Jean Litchfield gave devotions. Hostesses were Shdrley Munson, Maxine Cederburg and Alice Hanson. The May breakfast will be May 9 at 9:30 a.m. at Meling's Restaurant, Monmouth. Mrs. Don Teel will present a musical program. Members of the Rio Woman's Club who attended the 15th District Woman's Club convention April 12 at Farmington United Methodist Church included Mary Jean Litchfield, Naomi Hodges, Hazel Hodges, Nan Carlson, Avice Cain, Marjorle Swanson, Ileen Johnson, Marilyn Peterson, Moliie Koons and Jackie Sexton. Probably more states have names of Indian origin than any other source. No. 8 Eighth of a Series of Advertisements That Will Answer Any Questions You May Have Concerning Acquiring A Home iV\ortgage. Questions About The Biggest Purchase You'll Ever ere's a lot for a borrower to know about cicHsng a mortgage - and a lot that' Q lender v /orit-s to know, too. Q. With you loaning only 80% of the appraised value, which was less than the asking price, how do I go about making up the difference in the increased amount of down payment I need? A. W« prefer that the buyer get all the downpayment out of his own pofket. We fry to evaluate his ability to repay a debt and make a loan on that basis. If a buyer has to borrow the equity elsewhere it could just throw him far in debt. Q. Will I need additional funds, over and above the down payment, when buying a home? A. Yes. You must pay for the title examination, recording fees and credit check. OR PtRSONAL HklV VISIT WITH DNr oi OUR fRIINDLr HOME LOAN ORjClKS AND LOAN ASSOCIATION leuu HUMS 80 iAST MAIN«STRE6T

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