Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on May 15, 1973 · Page 17
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Southwest Sees Rain, last Chilly ly United Press International Widely scattered thunder* itawein were active from . Arteofta into Nevada, California Afld Oregon today while unseals fl a b 1 y cool temperatures chilled the Northeast states and unseasonably warm temperatures occurred in the Northwest. Temperatures approached the freezing mark early today from the- central Plains west across the Great Lakes into New England. Hot desert air continued to pump northward into the interior sections of the Northwest, where Monday highs were in the 90s as far north as Washington state. However, cloudiness kept temperatures cool over portions of western Texas and eastern New Mexico. Texas residents along the high plains were warned by the National Weather Service in Lubbock to watch out for tornadoes Monday. Tornadoes were 1 sighted by residents in many areas, but no damages or injuries were reported. "They seem to form and dip down and go back up," said Inez Downing, a dispatcher in the Levelland Police Department who said she saw tornadoes and funnel clouds all around the town. "They're bobbing up and down. We have our eye on them. We have a lot of officers out there." Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards Monday called for a resuryey of flood control systems along the Mississippi River, "So that Americans along the river do not have to worry about flooding in the next 300-400 years. "This is not a Louisiana or a Mississippi problem," he said. "It is a national problem." Temperatures around the nation early today ranged from 27 degrees at Pellston, Mich., to 81 at Phoenix, Ariz. War Toll In World War II, from 593,000 to 635,000 civilians were killed by the bombing of Germany by the Allies. The death roll in Dresden on Feb. 13-15, 1945, is believed to have been 135,000. Tuesday, May 15, ]ff& ft imiiiiiimiiif ii'T I 1 II!' 1 ""I'll!! I !|li|i!lll||!!li!l||liin vl.l'^lillililtilfifJitil^hJTITTliiii^ltiii:"!". mmmmmmmmmmmmm**r,mit •i||'|l,;f -•. m 1 v % y ir I MONMOUTH Correspondent Mrs. Lorraine Stauth For New* 412 S. 10th St. Phone 734-4721 For Missed Copies Before 6 P. M. Phone 734 4)21 Clean Up Park Miss Nancy Lee's sixth grade class at Garfield School col' lected 10 bags of litter Friday at North Park and the Tot Lot located on Euclid Avenue across from Applegate Manor. The project was undertaken in conjunction with National Clean-up Week and the Johnny Horizon program. Some of the students who helped were from left, Pairi Wright, Kathy Murphy, Buddy Fry, Gay Lynn Galusha, Matt Marston, Mitchell Ray, Greg Sexton and Miss Lee. Sportsman's Club Annual Fish Fry at Roseville Park ROSEVILLE — The annual fish fry, sponsored by the Warren County Sporesman's Club, will be at Eldridge Park, Roseville May 26. Serving will start at 5:30 p.m. The club will also sponsor a dance at the old high school the same night, from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. with music by the Esquires. Sandwiches and soft drinks will be served. The club in the interest of wildlife and the natural resources, raise funds in this way for the payments and upkeep of the property in Roseville where they annually feed and raise young pheasant and quail until the chicks are able to be released to a natural habitat. The state releases the birds to the Organization. The public is invited. Members of the Wesleyan Service Guild will meet at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the home of Mrs. Harlan Monroe, with Mrs. Iva Sanderson assisting. Roseville MRS. IRA LAND Correspondent Roseville P. O. Box 145 Phone 426-2642 Mrs. Nealy Young will host the meeting of the CIC Class of the United Methodist Church, at her home at 7:30 p.m. May 21. Assisting hostesses are Mrs. Carl Clore and Mrs. Millard Palmberg. The regular monthly meeting of the Warren County Sportsman's Club will be Thursday, May 17, at 7:30 p.m. at the Roseville Village Hall. The Altar and Rosary Society of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Raritan, will meet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Friends are planning a card shower for Matt Tulley, who resides at the LaMoine Christian Nursing Home, Roseville. He will be 80 years old May 23. Tiny Hill Music Memorial Event Set at Home MONMOUTH - Recordings of Tiny Hill's music will/be played for nine consecutive hours Saturday from 3 p.m. till midnight at the American Legion Home at Monmouth. Photographs and other memoirs of the late famous band leader will be displayed. Robert Netzer, former manager of the Supersweet plant at Monmouth, is working with American Legion Marion B. Fletcher Post 136 to present the Tiny Hill memorial event. Netzer was a personal friend of Tiny Hill and has a large collection of his music, photographs, banners, papers, etc. Netzer is retiring and moving to Florida next month and he decided that before he left people in the area might enjoy reminiscing to the music of Tiny Hill and seeing things which belonged to him during his lifetime. There will be no admission charge but donations will be welcomed and proceeds from the event will be used by the American Legion to finance its baseball team this summer. YorkwoodFFA Elects Officers Yorkwooid Chapter of the Future Farmers of America held its May meeting last Wednesday. The main business was the eTedfckm of officers for the 1973-74 school year. They are Bob Melton, president; Jeff Reynolds, secretary; Harold Bulen, sentinel; Pat Brinton, treasurer; Tom Missavage, reporter, and Jay Reynolds, vice president. Eighth grade and high school students interested in FEA were invited to the meeting. To welcome (them, tihe chapiter and guests played basketball and had refreshments aifber the meeting. AMERICAN WHISKEY-A BLEND • 86 PROOF • ©1972 CALVERT OIST. CO., LOUISVILLE, KY. You're looking at all the soft whiskies in the world crowded into one photograph. Back in 1963 we introduced America to something new. Soft whiskey. In all this time no one has come close to matching that one-of-a-kind taste. They may be trying, of course. But that means spending years in doing experiments by the thousands. And spending dollars by the millions. Even then there's no guarantee of success. If you want a soft whiskey you have a choice. Calvert Extra. CALVERT EXTRA. THE SOFT WHISKEY MONMOUTH Community Memorial Hospital Admissions Sunday: Mrs. Roy Davis, Keithsburg; Miss Vemette Jones, Mrs. Bruce Needham, Morrmouth; How* and Crain, Kirkwood. * Dismissals Sunday: Miss Edwina Van Tine, Thomas Webb, Mrs. William Glover, Mrs. Lola Anderson, John Swanson, Miss Martha Shaub, Mrs. Richard McKay and baby, Monmouth. Births Sunday: A daughter to Mr. and 'Mrs. Merle Mitchell, Monmouth, and a son to Mr. and Mrs. George Gibbs, Smithshire. Health Aides Course Slated At Hospital MONMOUTH—A course for heme health aides is scheduled to begin at Community Memorial Hospital next Monday. The classes will be instructed by Mrs. Joan Axline, R.N. and will meet on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3-6 p.m. in the hospital classroom. The focus of the course will be to train personnel in the skills of homemaking and limited home nursing. Assignments to private homes will be made by the Warren Achievement Center, Inc., staff and local medical persons. Each aide will be supervised and evaluated by the health team to assure the needs of the recipients are being met. Fund Drive Begins Paul Warfield, center, chairman of the Mon- showing a fund kit to Dr. Richard Stine, mouth Area Fund Drive for Monmouth Col- Monmouth College president, and Mrs. lege, presided at a kickoff meeting for the Gerald Salaway, a volunteer worker. - A 1973 drive Monday night. He is pictured ™. Fund Drive in Community For College Is Under Way Maletsuhyane Falls in Lesotho, southern Africa, is 630 feet high, or about three times the height of Niagara Falls. MONMOUTH-Workers for the Monmouth College Monmouth Area Fund Drive held a preparatory dinner meeting Monday night at the student center. Paul Warfield, chairman of the local campaign, presented the workers with fund-raising packets and informational material about the college's program and financial status. "If a $4-million industry suddenly showed up in Monmouth, we'd all probably kick up our heels with excitement to the boost to the community," said Warfield. "We have such an important and viable industry here — Monmouth College. The college needs our annual support and encouragement." Included in the information to be used by the volunteer workers was the fact that Monmouth College pays $2- mUlion in salaries to its 218 employes and $458,000 to local vendors and that $1.5-million is spent annually by students, parents and visitors. The college also contributed $75,000 in $1,000 scholarships to local students this past year. And while the college personnel comprise only 2.5 per cent of the total population, it paid $100,000 or almost 10 per cent of the total Monmouth property tax. The local drive, manned by volunteer alumni, faculty wives, and friends of the college, has a goal of $40,000 in unrestricted gifts to the college. Glen Rankin, director of college relations, reported that the Monmouth commu­ nity gave* over $39,000 iluring the past fiscal year. "In addition to monetary gifts, the college has received many valuable gifts of time, organizational help, , a n d radio and newspaper advertising," said Rankin. The fund drive will continue for the next several weeks. The fiscal year for the fioHege ends June 30, at which; time, the college hopes to .have reached its total 1973 Cttrrent fund total of $500,000'm^Hin- restricted contributions*^ Geneva Man Die*. ELKHORN, Wis. (UPI) Jeffrey W. Smith, 17, Geneva, 111., died Sunday from injuries received when his car struck a tree off Wisconsin 67 in Fontana, Wis., Saturday. ; What will it cost to enjoy electric heat? -1... i 1 I '. > When you're thinking about converting to electric heat, there's no guessing about the operating cost. Just call in our heating specialist. 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