Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on May 7, 1973 · Page 16
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May 7, 1973

Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois · Page 16

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16 Golesburg Register-Moil, Golesburg, III. , Mondoy, May 7, 1973 Walker Keeps Campaign Pledge, Opens Off ice in Southern Illinois MARION, III. (UPI) - Gov Daniel Walker today opened his promised Southern Illinois governor's office here, a move his Springfield headquarters said was intended "to bring state government to the southern portion of Illinois." The office is located in the state building at 2209 W. Main St., and will be open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The facility includes a conference room, five office rooms and what Walker, after official opening Walker 's staff described as a ceremonies, planned to spendr' s P acious " rece P tion area - 11 the afternoon personally answer ing questions on the office's special "go-line," a toll - free telephone number. area has an annual operating budget of $75 ,000. Joining Walker for the official opening was Robert Arkell, 29, Spring Valley, who will serve as office manager at an annual salary of $15,009. He had been working as a psychology Instructor at Illinois Valley Community College in Oglesby. Major Goals Walker had promised during his gubernatorial campaign to open an office in the southern KISLER BROS. GROCERY 9J1 S. SFMINARY (. M KSIU iu; ROl'TE \\ - SOUTH \BI\C.DON Open Doily 8 AM -10 PM Saturday 8 AM - 9 PM Sunday 9-1 PM & 4 - 9 PM BEEF Plus T.V.P. T.V.P.-Textured- Vegetabl-Protein Used In School Lunch Programs. More Protein-Less Fat U.S. Govt. Inspct. - Whole FRYING CHICKENS 43S FARM LAND BRAND CANNED HAMS 5-LB. TIN BAGGIES LAWN BAGS IC 5-Cr. Pkg. LEMON FRESH M 20c OFF 32-Oz. REG. PRICE Btl. 61c (oca Cola 16-Oz. Btls. Raggedy Ann Bartlett Pears 29-Oi. __Tin ^CUPS SAVE mlgep! FOLGERS COFFEE 2 LB $| rQ TIN I a OO WITH THIS COUPON HI-10 (s) EST Ef CLIP & SAVE WA f LIPTON Instant 3oz. EA* TEA JA » WITH THIS COUPON EXPIRES 5-9 73 HI-LO (s) mmmmmws portion of the state. Since his election, he has identified aid* ing (hat area as on* of his major goals. "Helping Southern Illinois develop its economy is one of the top priorities of my administration," he said April 16, as he announced .release of funds to improve the Williamson County Airpoft.. "I said that repeatedly in my, campaign and I have said it. stft&< And I mean it." Walker's aides in Springfield said today's statement that the Marion office' would "bring state government" to Southern Illinois was not intended to imply the area now has no gov­ ernment. Rather, they said, | Walker intends that the office Join its counterparts in Springfield and Chicago in giving area residents "prompt service front (heir government." Oilier Agencies the building in which the governor's office is located already contains branches of the departments of business and | economic development, children and family services, corrections general services, law enforcement and public health, as well as offices of the Environmental Protection Agency. Other state offices are scattered around Southern Illinois, including sev eral in nearby West Frankfort and Benton. The "go-line" number, which will be manned only during office hours, Is (000) • 642-4361. There is no charge to the caller for dialing ah "800" number. A thought for the day: Robert Browning wrote, "Ignorance is not innocence but sin." in any year ... it would only happen ONCE! iTOVEtt-MM% f\y ICE -TIME! Si 7 e* """'""^ J? 11 L2V V 28 CARS t 9 OFF THE t PACE % R IN THE V 5 600 RACE 600 Time is the keynote! Speed is the rule as Weaver-Yemm's deter* mined time-mokers rock the area in their biggest time-making effort to beat the clock! They said they'y si I 600 cars by June * 30 (almost twice the business they would normally do during this time) and 600 cars it will be by June 30 regardless of the amount of profit involved. Twice-time at Weaver-Yemm Chevrolet means a deal twice - as - good as before and they're doing, it because they want you twice-as-much as anyone. Get over to Weaver-Yemm Chevrolet and get the fabulous facts! And be a two-time winner too! THE ONE BEST TIME TO BUY! 5^ FREE 1973 VEGA! \ 7 s- 3 N v s Nothing to boyl Nothing to loiel And everything to gain! Simply be 18 or over, register and who knows, when the race is over you may be a double-winner. TWICE the deals! TWICE the Savings! TWICE the Extras! TWICE the deals on USED CARS, loo! $ 2988 00 JUST ONE EXAMPLE! BRAND NEW 1973 CHEVELLE MALIBU 2 DOOR HARDTOP With Turbo-Hydramatic transmission, power steering, radio, outside mirror, 308 V/8 engine, back-up lights, disc brakes, windshield washeis . .. everything you need and want in a new car. This is not a stripped down model, at this low low price, it's a beauty. 1973 Impala Wagon V8, Auto. P.S., P.B., Radio. '4344^ 3100 Miles. Sharp. 1973 Chev. Monte Carlo V8, Auto. P.S., P.B., Fact. Air. $474400 Buckets. Silver-Black Vinyl Roof. ___ 4144 1972 Galoxie 500 4-Dr, H.T. V8, Auto. All Power, Fact. Air. $944400 Gold-Brown. Saddle Interior. 0444 1971 Monte Carlo V8, Auto. All Power. Fact. Air. Yellow-Black. Vinyl Roof. 00 SAVE 50% MORE On WINNEBAGO During "600" Time! 1971 Ford Country Squire Wg. V8, 9 Passenger. All Power $4/1)1/100 & Factory Air. 0444 1969 Impala Sport Coupe V8, Power & Factory Air., Auto. $4 £4400 43,000. All Brown. 1044 1972 Impala 4-Dr. H.T. V8. All Power, Factory Air, Auto. $9C4400 Beige & Brown Vinyl Roof. 0044 1972 Comoro Coupe V8, All Power. Fact. Air. Blue- White. $974400 Vinyl Roof. 9,000 Miles. Of 44 1971 Malibu Sport Coupe 6 Cyl., 3 Speed. Solid Brown. $9A4400 20,000 Miles. at044 1970 Chev. ElCamino 1971 Catalina Brougham 4-Dr. V8, Auto., All Power, Fact. Air. $9Q4400 Beige-Brown. Vinyl Roof. — a£0'Hr 1970 Impala 4-Dr. All Power. Fact. Air. V8. Solid Beige. , 1970 Ford Mustang Fastback V8, Auto. PS., Radio. $9144M Light Blue-Black. Buckets. '_ at 144 1970 Impala Custom Coupe V8, Auto. All Power. Fact. Air. $944400 Green-Dark Green. Vinyl Roof. 8 BWHT 1971 Chev. Nova Coupe V8, Auto. Radio. $ OCA A 00 Red with Black Int., Sharp. £ 044 V8. Automatic. Power Steering, Gold. 00 1972 Grand Torino 4-Dr. V8, Auto. All Power, Fact. Air. $ Solid Brown, Clean. , 1970 Impala Custom Coupe V8. Auto. Alt Power, Fact. Air. $9/1/14 Blue-Dark Blue. Vinyl Roof. £444 1971 Malibu 4-Dr. H.T. V8, Automatic. All Power. $9 Oil 400 Factory Air. at 044 3444 00 1970 Corvette Convertible 4944' 350-V8, 4 Spd., Positraction, Tinted Glass, AM-FM Radio, Mag Wheels. $4 A/I 4 00 Maroon-White Top. 1972 Cadillac Eldorado Coupe Everything. New Tires. $7C4400 17,000 Miles. 1044 cm 2195 N. Henderson St./Galesburg/Ph. 343-7101

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