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DEATHS AND FUNERALS MISS MAitfiL VANCK ALEiDO Mill Mabel Vance, 74, 609 S.W. Second St., Aledo, died at Applegate Nuriing Center, Monmouth, today at 5:45 a.m. She wai bom May 8, 1898, near Aledo. She was a graduate of Aledo High SchoM, Drury Academy at Aledo and Mon* niouth College. She had been a schoolteacher at Good Hope, Benton, Sadoris and Jerseyvill^. She retired In 1963. She was a member of Aledo United Methodist Church, Wes^ leyah Service Guild, Order of the E!astern Star, Business and Professional Women's Club, and an active member of the Mercer County Historical Society. She was an active genealogist. Shft is survived by cousins. Funeral services are pending at the Reiser Chapel, Aledo. ERICK PETERSON Fdneral for Erick Peterson, 88, formerly of 144 S. Cedar St., was conducted at 10 a.m. today at Hirtchliff -Pearson -West Chapel by Raymond L. Swanson, intern at First Lutheran Church. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr. Peterson died Sunday at Kewanee. RAY G. HALL Funeral for Ray G. Hall, 76, of 1456 N. Broad St. was cwi- ducted Tuesday at 3 p.m. at HincWiff-Pearson-West Chapel by Rev. CHiiSoFd DePrenger, pastor of Calvary AssemWy of God Church. Burial was at East Llniwood Cemetery. Fraternal Order of Eagle rites were conducted by A. L. Collo{>y and Chester SIharlck. Mr. Hall died Saturday. His name was misspelled in a funeral report pUiWished Tuesday. Jim •••• ROYHAYNES Word has been received here of the death Tuesday afternoon of Roy Haynes at Veterans Hospital in Iowa City. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Hinchlilf-Pearson-JWest Oiapel. MRS< EDWARD Ei MORRIS Mrs. Edward E. Morris, 91, formerly of 147 N. Prairie St., died Tuesday at 8:88 p .m. at St. Martha 's Nursing Home, Knox* vllle. The former Ethel B. Bailey was born July 31, 1881, at Metropolis. She married fid* ward fi. Morris on June 19. 19S7, at Parucah, Ky. He died Nov. 8,1961. She Was educated at the Cincinnati, Ohio, Conservatory of Music, and was a member of First United Presbyterian Church, Galesburg. She had lived at the nursing home for the past 11 years. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Homer L. (Bernadine) Pleisher Jr., Knoxville, and four grandsons. Graveside services will be Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Friday evening at the Martin Funeral Home, Knoxville. Menioriaia may be made to St. Martha's Nursing Home recreation fund, the family said. MRS. C. FREDSTROM Mrs. Catherhie Fredstrom, 71, of Applegate Nursing Home, Monmouth, died Sunday at 4:09 p.m. at Community Memorial Hospital, Monmouth. She was bom Feb. 19, 1902, in Michigan, and married Gustavo Fredstrom in Detroit in 1928. He died Dec. 20, 1972. Surviving is a stepson, G. T. (Ted) Fredstrom of Monmouth Beach, N.J. Graveside service will be Friday at 10 a.m. at Memorial Park Cemetery. There will be no visitation. HOSPITAL NOTES (golgsburfl Regisf r*Mqil, Golesburg^ III. Vyednesdqy^ April _25,^.j^ ft at the lOOP Home at Mtttoon since April 1972, died today tt 3:50 t.m. at Memirtal HM* pltal, Mtttoon. HM former Grace McCfraw waa bom Aug. 7, 1883, at chrtt* tenden, Ky., where she was reared and educated. She ma^ ried fid M. Hanson In May 1910. He preceded her in death. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Gladys Downs, Dothan, Ala., and a son, Donald C. Han^ son. Headland, Ala. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Hoover Me morial Chapel,. P ^THE^ Wf^ FINEST IN P FLORAL Y f TRIBUTES % I D(m^s I I Floit'LT Shop h O 56 FULTON O wk'mi MARTIN FUNERAL HOME KNOXVILLE, ILLINOIS Ethel B. Morris 147 N. Prairie, Galesburg, 111. Graveside Services: 1:30 P.M. - SATURDAY OAK LAWN MEMORIAL GARDENS. Friends may call Friday evening at the funeral home. Memorials in Mrs. Morris' honor may be made to St. Martha's Nursing Home recreation fund. MRS. CHARLES E. WINGO MONMOUTH - Mrs. Charles E. Wingo died at her home, 1020 E. Detroit Ave., Tuesday at 10:45 a.m. , The former SaHy Mae Arnold was bom in Arkadelphia, Ark., where she was reared and educated. She was graduated from Ouchlta University. She taught music in high schools and colleges and operated a private studio. She married Charles E. Wingo on Aug. 31, 1924, at Little Rock, Ark. They lived in the Chicago area before Mr. Wingo came to Man- mouth College 14 years ago. She was a member of First Baptist Chui^, Galesburg, and a charter member and past regent of the LaPortage DARJl MRS. LENA LEVENBERG Mrs. Lena J. Levenberg, 78, of 1467 E. Losey St., died Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. at St. Mary's Hospital. She was bom June 21, 1894, in Germany and married Samuel Levenberg in Chicago Dec. 9, 1919. He died Dec. 1, 1971. Surviving are two sons, Harold of Galesburg and Ralph of China Lake, Calif.; a daughter, Mrs. Doris Glaser of Petropolis, Brazil, and four grandchildren. Funeral will be Friday at 9:30 a.m. at Temple Sholom, and burial will be at Brookside Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday evening at Hinchliff- Pearson-West Chapel. The family said memorials may be made to charity. MRS. GRACE C. HANSON MONMOUTH — Mrs. Grace C. Hanson, 89, a former Monmouth resident who had lived Whatavar the Oceaaion wnii "SAY rr BIST' ANDERSON florists 128 N. BROAD 34^8121 Mausolaumi and Monumanti McFill MONUMENTS mi W. Mala gt Phtine m -Kiit Sammy C. Kelillng, Salina, Tenn. Mri. Syliria Burford, 1055 N. West St. Mfi. Olenda P. Trevor, MMtmouth Mr». Judy A. Sthison, 44 PhllUpi St. Mri. Matlne B. Stanton, Monmouth Thomas J. Moore, Monmouth Mri. Ethel E. Badour, Galesburg Route 1 George H. Swanaon, 2S3 N. Chambers St. Orville J. Henry, Victoria James T. Beary, Wataga Larry L. Chase, 202 N. Cedar St. Albert G. Ooubet, Maquon Mrs. Millie E. Asbury, ' Williamsfield Richard W. Stacey, 1142 Bridge Ave. Paula A. Sutor, Galesburg Route 1 Kimberly A. Jorolin, 488 Jefferson St. Mrs. Shirley J. Coon, Oneida Lloyd E. DeWitt, 539 Clark Mrs. Lula M. Vedell, KnoxviUe Mrs. Ethel M. Knapp, St. Augustine Marilyn J. Olinger, Galesburg Route 3 Mrs. Cheryl F. Dennis, 133 Blaine Ave. Mrs. Barbara E. Setterdahl, 1026 Jefferson St. btSMf^ALS tUESDAVi Claude K. Nelea, 808 Monroe St. William H. Kllnebough, Jr., Kimberly Terrace Daniel Zefo, Wataga Mark P. Hannam, 830 Olive St. Sandra J. Hannam, 880 Olive St. Mrs. Janet C. Layton, Altona Mrs. Sdna H. Hodge, Willianisfield St. Mary'i ADMISSIONS TtmSDAY: Carl L. Granat, 1337 E. NCrth Miss Melissa Heck, Galesburg Route 2 Nathan W. Holliday, 163 W. Tompkins St. Mrs. Donna Lynch, Maquon Douglas M. Lcland, 761 E. Brooks St. Mrs. Gladys Sterett, 423 Monmouth Blvd. Mrs. Prosha M. Walker, Victoria DISMISSALS TUESDAY: Lloyd E. Allison, London Mills James A. Nelson, Williamsfield Willis C. Edgar, 1548 E. Main St. Theodore L. Park, 529 Iowa Court Mrs. Minnie Anderson, Moon Towers Mrs. Vera R. Henry, London Mills Chapter at Riverside. Surviving with her husband are two sons, William C, Mon- mouthi and Richard A., Riverside; three grandchildren; two brothers, Howard B. Arnold and Albert B. Arnold, Arkadelphia, Ark., and two sisters, Mrs. Pauline Caldwell, Irving, Tex., and Mrs. Searcy Wilcoxen, Ham- Ark. The family will be at the Hoover Memorial Chapel today from 7-8:30 p.m. A prayer service will be conducted at 8:30 p.m. by Rev. Carlton Christenson, pastor of the First Baptist Church, Galesburg. The body will then be taken to the Hallowell & James Funeral Home, LaGrange, where visitation will be Thursday evening and the funeral will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. Burial will be at Fairmount Cemetery, Willow Springs. Memorial contributions may be made to the music department at Ouchita University, the family said. de Toledano- (Continued From Page 4) Blair Plans to Push Through Vew Election Disclosure Bill SPRINGFIELD (UPI)House Speaker W. Robert Blair R-Park Forest, said today he will try again to push a campaign spending disclosure bill through the General.Assembly. An earlier bill. House Bill 1, sponsored by Blair and Rep. Philip Collins, R-Calumet City, was defeated in the House before the Easter recess. Blair blamed that defeat on a provision limiting the amount of money a candidate could spend on his campaign. He said that provision has beenelimi nated from the new bill. "As you will recall," Blair told a news conference, "when House Bill 1 was considered for final passage a few weeks ago, member after member rose to explain his vote. The gist of their comments was that they -Hinshllff- FUNERAl DIRECTORS 107UWf ;iTPHeM0UT STREET MHS. MILDRED H MERILLAT - J097 N. Acadciny St. Services 1:30 P.M Thursday at Jiinchliff-PearsonWest Chapel. Friends may call from 7 to 8:30 this evening ut the chepel. Burial at Memorial Park Ceme- lery. MRS. ELLEN L. JOIJNSON - Formerly 574 Churchill Ave Services 3 P.M. Thursday at Hinchliff-Pearson- West Chapel. There will be no visitation. Burial at Memoria) Park Cemetery. MRS. LENA J. LEVENBERG - 1467 E. Losey St. Services 9:30 A.M. Friday at the Temple Sholom. Friends may call Thursday evening at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Chapel. Burial at Brookside Cemetery. Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice. —0— MRS. CAi'HERINE FREDSTROM - Applogate Nursing Home, Monmouth, 111. Graveside services 10 A.M. Friday at Memorial Park Cemetery. There will be no visitation. —0— MR. ROY HAYNES - 1610 Scott St., Davenport, la. Services to be arranged. al power plants. But the outbursts of the environmentahsts and their well-financed campaigns have blocked such construction because of "pollution'* or fear of radtoactivity or the fact that this or that stretch of land or riverbank will be unsightly. Dams for the creation of hydroelectric power have n'.>t been built because, we are told, America needs more parkland or because they will disturb the ecology. The ecology argument is, of course, ridiculous. Man has disturbed It-but so does nature, and far more disastrously. Even before man was on the scene, whole species of living creatures were wiped out by natural selection or natural cataclysm. Man may have decimated the sperm whale, but he had nothing to do with the passing of the dinosaur and other prehistoric animals. A smokestack may put grit on your tablecloth, but one volcano in eruption does more harm in a few days than your local generating plant does in years. The catalogue of environmentalist oncern can go on indefinitely. What the propaganda tells us is that the environmentalists are saving our countryside, are doing away with pollution of air and water. But what they really propose is to turn back the clock and return the world to primitivlsm. Society cannot exist without energy. If there is a shortage of gasoline, even an agricultural economy cannot survive — and the tractors, reapers, and combines will rust in the fields. As a matter of fact, many environmentalists boast that they want to return the United States to a handicraft economy, to shut down our cities, to go back to the spinning wheel. If this is what the people of America desire, so be it. But I see no lines of people turning in their cars, their electrical appliances. They forget that they i can't have it both ways. So just ipray that your air-conditioner has eiwugh power to work when ithe hot weather hits. Bifths Bom at Cottaga Hoipttil toi Mr. and Mrs. Phillip M. Stln- soii, 44 Phillips St, a girl at 3:31 p.m. Tuaaday. Mr. and Mrs. Michael Trevor, Monmduth, a boy at 7:SS p.m. Tuesday. Mr. and Mrs. A. David Dennis, 133 Blaine Ave., a boy at 10:38 p.m. Tuesday. Mr. and Mrs. Paul D. Paetsch Rt. 2, a girl at 9:03 a.m. today. Mr. and Mrs. John Skaggs, E. Peoria, are the parents of twin girls born Tuesday at Methodist Hospital, Peoria. The couple formerly lived at 889 Harrison St., Galesburg^ felt that it was improper to limit the amount of money one can spend. "No one single, solitary in dividual, as I recall, rose on that day to say he was against the disclosure of the sources of one's campaign contributions." Collins said the deletion of the spending limitation is the only change from House Bill 1. The new measure, like the old one, requires that candidates and political committees 1(eep detailed records of their incomes and expenditures, requires committees handling $1,000 or more to register with the state, prohibits contributions by one person in another's name Marriage Licenses KNOX OaUMTY ^ Miss Judith K. MoOmnick, 18, near Rio, and Tex R. Lutreil, 20, New Windsor. Miss Debora A. BiUupa, 16, 257 S. Peari St., and Robert L. aay, 21, 741 E. Benrlen St. Lucinda J. McKee, 16, 1066 N. Prairie St., and Donald G. Custer, 19, 381 N. Prairie St. Mrs. Nellie D. (McLaughlin) Meiers, 54, 282 W. First St., and W. Douglas Tracy, 53, 1261 Parkview Circle. MCDONOUGH COUNTY Marriage licenses were issued recently in the county clerk's aSfice to Michael G. Douglas, Oneida, and Kav Diane James, Sciota; John Fleming Gibson, Monmouth, and Rita Ray (Guarin) Gilbs<m, Good Hope; Gregory Fayhee, Prairie City, and Linda Leonard, of near Bushnell, and to Grover I. De- Counter, Good Hope, and Mary Jo Torrance, of near Good Hope. Cirniit Court Charles M. Shannon, no age or address listed, paid $25 Tuesday in Knox County Circuit Court for battery. Fined $10 for disorderly conduct were Paul Cassone Jr., 27, iTorrance. Calif.; Frederick ,L. Traffic Accidentg Ruth Aim Whimfwy, 34, 188 Pennsylvania Ave., WM treated at St. Mary's Hospital after she was injured tueaday about 12:50 p.m. wtien the ear ahe was driving waa hit by one cp^ eratcd by Michael A. Lytie, 19, Wataga. lite ihiiiap occurred at the comer of Diviakm and Mulberry «treeta. "niere were no charges. An auto driven by Dawdl L. Heston, 27, Sheffield, struck one operated by Wanda B. Sargent, 57, 1932 Robertson Ave., Tuesday at 1:47 p .m. at the corner of Henderson and , Dayton streets. There were no charges. A car driven by Robert D. Brooks, 25, 1079 S. Chambers St., collided with a railway IMght car today about 2 a.m, <xn the Burtlngton Northern Railroad spur line which crosses West Berrien Street, IBroc^ turned his vehicle around and was drivhig bade to the east to report the mishap when an un^ identified auto reportedly forced bim off the road. His car jumped a curb and struck a support wire on a telephone pole. He was not charged. each fined |10 for muffler vid^ lations. Others fined $10 Tuesday were Dorothy V. Hagan, 60, 534 franklin Ave., driving Ml road- Way laned for traffic; Robert G. Miller, 31, Knoxville, violation of license classification; Edward E. Melton, 17, 1463 E. North St., failing to reduce speed to avoid an accident; Harry A. Bh'd, 26, 1434 N. West St., lane violation; Richard L. Hamilton, 25, Kewanee, driving with unsafe equipment, and Roger F. Reese, 36, Minneapolis, Minn., safety test violation; Fined $5 for overtime parking were Lctha Reynolds, 1115 S. Pearl St.; Donald Utsinger, Abingdon; Arjyra Morris, 629 N. Broad St.; Robert Biermann, 423 N. Kellogg St.; Kenneth L. Hughes, Maquon, and Charles Jolmson, 1106 N. West St. lOlary, 54, of near Galesburg, "alS aii reSiSi'Sm'liaml John P«aer Fax, 52, Mor. paign financing available to the public. Cooke Series Finishes With Current Look (Coiitinued From Page 6) itself: A love of show and luxury; a widening gap between the very rich and the very poor; the exercise of military might in places remote from the centers of power; an obsession with sex; freakish* ness in the arts masqueradhig as originality, and enthusiasm pretending to creativeness; and a general desire to live off the state, whether it's a junkie on welfare or a government- subsidized airline. "In a word, the idea that Washington — big daddy — will provide. "Yet I have tried to show that the original institutions of this country still have great vitality. Much of the turmoil here springs from the energy of people who are trying to apply those institutions to forgotten minorities. "Now, as for our rage to believe that we've found the secret of liberty in general permissiveness from the cradle on, I can only recall the saying of a wise Frenchman, 'liberty is the luxury of self-discipline.' And historically those people who did not discipline themselves had it thrust on them from the outside. "That's why the uaual cycle of great nations has been, first: A powerful tyranny broken by revolt; the introduction of liberty; the abuse of liberty, and back to tyranny again." Speaking, in the May 8 broadcast, in the study of his New York City apartment, Cooke says: "As I see it in this country, a land of the most persistent idealism and blandest cynicism, the race is on between its decadence and its vitality." Hard to BeUave As for "the woes that we share with the world that you can see from your window" matters such as overpopulation and pollution—Cooke says he "finds it Impossible to believe" that a nation that has produced a wide variety of ingenious human beings is going to "sit back and let the worst happen. Swollen(Continued from Page 3) over water-soaked roads away from the rising brown waters. Levee workers were fighting a losing battle and only a few trailer owners remained behind to chance the floods. One mobile homeowner worked nine hours to raise his trailer six feet with hydraulic jacks and hoped for the best. To the south, the Arkansas River swept over its banks at Little Rock, Ark. The Coast Guard commandeered private boats to ferry 68 persons to higher ground and 250 others were expected to leave the same way it the situation worsens. Above St. Louis, the Mississippi seeped through levees at one point or another almost hourly. The downtown levee at St. Louis was hiundated and water crept up the lawn at the foot of the Gateway Arch. An estimated 3,800 persons remained homeless upriver at Quincy, HI., and farther north near Rock Island, &bout 50 residents of Kelthsburg had to leave their dwellUigs when the Mississippi broke through a levee and water rolled in waist- high in some places. Arkansas Gov. Dale L. Bumpers said flood threatened his state with its worst disaster and worst potential farming losses in history. Army engineers said even with clear skies the river would not roll back to its banVs for a month. Gov. Robert D. Ray of Iowa toured inundated lands near Burlington by helicopter and saw flood damage upstream and downstream which has put an estimated 1,000 persons out of work. "The damage is something you just can't comprtfiend until you see it," Ray said. River waters were four feet deep in an hdustrlal area and an entire railroad freight yard was submerged. Divorcetii Filed KNOX COUNTY - Kathy Mae Longcor against Raymond L. Longcor. Killed by Cycle DECATUR, 111. (UPI) - Eric Rupert, 3, was injured fatally Tuesday night, police said, When he was knocked down by the knee of a 14-year-old boy who had swerved his motorcycle to avoid the child. The rider was charged with operating ai motorcycle without a license. Fatal Fall DECATUR, 111. (UPI)-Mrs. James Phillips. 29, died at St. Mary's Hospital Tuesday night from injuries suffered when she was thrown from a horse near her home in Blue Mound. ristown, Tenn. Fined $10 for conservatkm code violations — having no vadiid fishing lieges — ware Michael S. Godinez, 16, and James R. Wombacher, 31, both of Peoria; Ray H. Johnson, 34, Maquon; Russell L. Watkins, 39, Blmwood, and Marvin L. McNeil, 22, Farmington. Mrs. Donald Stegeman, 36, 2010 N. Broad St., .paid $5 for allowing a dog to run loose. Divorces Granted MCDONOUGH COUNTY A divorce was granted April 16 in Circuit Court to Arlene M. Ihompson, Macomb, from Bernard V. Thompson, Blandinsville, on charges of mental cruelly/ The couple was married March 30, 1946. They had no minor children. Matter of Fact Traffic Court Fred W. Hissing, 77, of near Galesburg, was fined $250 Tuesday in Traffic Division of Knox County Circuit Court for reckless driving amended from driving while intoxicated. Nancy L. Kovar, 33, Altona, paid $50 for driving with an expired license — more than six months. She was also fined $10 for failing to yield the right of way. Vernon J. Hermie, 46, Peoria, paid $20 for driving with an expired license — less tiian six months. Fined Tuesday for speeding were Pearl L. Deffebaugh, 22, 363 W. Fourth St., $11; Jeannie M. Bower, 32, Knoxville, $17; Timothy C. Smiley, 17, 313 Hackberry Rd., $15; Russell E. Drake, 32, WoodhuU, $15, and iJeffrey A. Denney, 19, Colchester, $13. Fined $10 for speeding were Terry L. Durbin, 19, 1719 W. Main St.; Dennis K. Weiden» hamer, 25, Knoxville; Roberta A. Schurtz, 38, Oneida; Orville R. Rogers, 24, 1018 S. Cedar St., and Eugene A. Austin; 57, 211 W. Main St. Jeffery M. Smith, 21, Abingdon, paid $25 for excessive noise. Howard E. Higgs, 40, Grant Town, W. Va., paid $15 for having no valid reciprocity or prorate plates. Mike E. Curry, 18, 141 Maple Ave., paid $10 each for excessive acceleration, illegal mufflers and a stop signal violation. Failing to yield the right of way resulted in $10 fines for Geraldine P. Meadows, 61, 516 N. Prairie St.,; Ralph D. Nalley, 18, 73 N. Pearl St., and Donald L, Brumbeck, Abingdon. MoDONOUGH COUNTY Fines were paid last week in Traffic Division of MoDonough County Circuit Court by Richard E. Davis, 31, 645 N. Crafford St., Bushnell, $20 for no valid driver's license and $15 for following too close; David L. Livingston, 23, 601 E. Osbom St., Bu^eil, $10 for obstruction to driver's view (frost); Stan A. Hamm, 17, Adair, $15 for speeding, and Norma J. Ddlworth, 35, of near Adair, $10 for speeding. Others fined were Sharlyn L. Meredith, 18, Adair, $11 for speeding: James E. Smith, 16, S60 Milier St., BushneU, $50 for operating vehicle with no driver's license; Max E. Fowler, 21, 660 N. Rile St., Bushnell, Arrests Gatesburg police arrested two 15-year-old Cicero youths today for armed robbery after the pair reportedly forced their way into the home of a Galesburg woman and took $11 from her at gunpoint. The victim, Patricia McVeigh, 51, 389 Monmouth Blvd., told officers she arrived at her home shortly before the robbery at 8:40 p.m. and found the pair standing by her door. They reportedly asked her if another youth lived there, then thanked her and left when she said he did not. She said she heard the back door opening a short time later and unlocked it, thinking it was her nephew. The two youths came inside, produced a chrome plated revolver and took the money before fleeing. They were taken into custody this morning at 1:45 a.m. in the Burlington Northern Railroad yards. They told officers they had hopped a freight near their home and rode "to Galesburg, arriving here about an hour before the robbery. During a house-to-house search after the robbery, police arrested Arthur L. Lawrence, 27, no address listed, as a parole violator. Lawrence reportedly admitted he had left another jurisdiction without permission from his parole officer. He was in the city lock-up this morning. Crime in the U.8., u measured by the crime in* dex of the Federal Bureau of Jnveatigatioa« rose only «»M per cent during tbs first 6 months of 39931. com* pared with th« carnipoui' Ing period of 1971 whenTt waa up 7 per cent. Thia ia the lowest percentage in* crease for a 6-month period since 1960 whan the FBI Bxsi began issuing quarter* ly releases .on cnme, Tim World ^taw^c^tes^. MONMOUTH - William G. McCormick, 21, of near Monmouth, was charged Tuesday at 1:31 p.m. with fleeing in an attempt to elude police officers, reckless driving, disobeying a traffic signal, two counts of speeding and reckless conduct. Monmouth police first attempted to stop McCormick for speeding on North Uth Street. He reportedly sped away and at speeds of up to 90 miles per hour drove about town and into the county, where state police took up the chase, back into town and then back out north of town. He was finally halted by state troopers who forced his car off the road southwest of Little York. Two state police cars were reportedly damaged by the McCormick auto. James D. Renwick, 20, 105 N. Main St., was charged Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. with wrong lane usage. Renwick was driving south when his car struck the parked car of Mrs. Leona I. Montgomery, 914 S. First St. Jeffery L. King, Chicago, was cited for leaving an unattended vehicle Tuesday at 1:27 a .m. King reportedly parked his car on Euclid Ave., left it in gear and locked it. The car rolled down the hill, jumped a curb, $10 for failure to reduce speed j and destroyed some .shrubs at to avoid an accident, and Min-jtiio Thomas i:)igiorgio home, 902 nie L. Kbbcrt, 58, 712 Cole St.,'E. Euclid Ave. Bushnell, $10 for speeding. McDONOUGH COUNTY Robert R. Farrar, 19, 467 E. Barnes St., Bushnell, was scheduled to be arraigned today in Circuit Court on charges of resisting a state policeman Sunday at Bushnell. He was taken to the county jail after he could not post a 12,500 bond. Three young Bushnell men were granted pr(^ation last week in Circuit Court after they were diarged with unlawful possession of cannabis. Randall Croxton, 260 N. Washington St., and Don Ogle were placed on probation for one year, andi Robert Vernon Haulk, 648 E = Main St., was given a 2-year{ probation sentence and ordered! to spend two weekends in the county jail. All were ordered toi pay court costs. Gary D. Stevens, 18, Abing- doui and Lawrence E. Wentier Jr., 27, 224 Lincoln St., were Gary D. liolmberg, 16, 3 Mc- Kwen Court, was charged Tuesday at 7:47 p.m. with driving too fast for conditions. Holmberg was driving north on Main St. where there was water on the road. He lost control of the car which went off the road, rolled onto its side and struck a tree stump. READ THE WANT ADS! A-l Ambulance Strvice WE APPRECIATE THE PRIVILEGE OF SERVING OUR AAANY CUSTOAAff^

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