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18 (jolesburg Register-Moil, Golesbura, III. Monday, Aug. 19. 1963 DEATHS AND FUNERALS RICHARD BARTHELMESS SOUTHHAMPTON, N. Y. (UPD »- Richard Barthelmess. 6R, silent screen matinee idol and winner of a special Academy Award the first year they were presented, died Saturday of cancer. Barthelmess made 76 pictures during his 27 years on the screen and also produced a number of successful films. His only appearance on the Broadway stage was in 1936 in "The Postman Always Rings Twice." ED GARDNER HOLLYWOOD (UPD - Funeral services will be held Tuesday for Ed Gardner, 62, gravel-voiced comedian who played the blundering bartender "Archie" on the "Duffy's Tavern" radio show for 20 years. Gardner died Saturday at Good Samaritan Hospital where he was admitted a week ago for a "diseased liver," an ailment his family physician said Gardner had been suffering from "for several years." and struck a guard rail. Chalfant lived in suburban Whitehall. ALEXANDER CHALFANT PITTSBURGH (UPD - Funeral services will be held Tuesday for Alexander S. Chalfant, 51, president of the A. M. Byers Co., and iron products manufacturer in Ambridge, Pa. Chalfant was killed Saturday when his car skidded on rain- slick Route 62 near Tionesta, Pa., Monuments and Mausoleums McFALL MONUMENTS Wisconsin Ruby Red Phone 342-6512 1801 W. Main St. Galesburg, 111. Larson Funeral Home 206 N. Washington St. Abingdon, Illinois FRED SWIGART London Mills R.R. SERVICES PENDING AT THE LARSON FUNERAL HOME Services for-& Mrs. Mary J. Schuman Fairview Funeral Services: TUESDAY - 2 P.M. at FAIRVIEW REFORMED CHURCH Friends may call in Fairview Tuesday after 1 p.m. at the church. Thomas Mendez 214 W. South St. Infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Carlos Mendez FUNERAL SERVICES 9:30 A.M. WEDNESDAY, ST. PATRICK'S CHURCH. Friends may call at the Foley Mortuary between 7 and 10 P.M. Tuesday evening where the Rosary will be recited at 8 P.M. Burial in St. Joseph's Cemetery. Foley MOtTUAlY jiMM-tV—4». 342-1313 j DR. WALTER PORTTEUS FRANKLIN, Ind. (UPD - Dr. Walter Portteus, 63, former president of the Indiana State Medical association and a pioneer in the Indiana Blue Shield Plan, died Sunday night after an illness of more than one year. FRANCIS BROWN SYDNEY, Australia (UPD Funeral services will be held Tuesday for Francis James Brown, 83, professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of London, who died here Saturday. CARL VICTOR LUNDEEN WOODHULL—Funeral services for Carl Victor Lundeen, 6, were held Saturday at 2 p. m. in the Woodhull Bethany Lutheran Church. Rev. E. M. Lorimer officiated. Clair Colhirn sang and Mrs. Ruth Stiers was organist. Burial was in the Woodhull Cemetery. Pallbearers were Thomas Johnson, Robert Bergstrom, Richard Vanover, David Bloomberg, Logan Stiers Jr. and Neal Nelson. The Woodhull boy, son of Mr. and Mrs. Carl V. Lundeen, died Wednesday in Moline Public Hospital, following surgery. INFANT MENDEZ Thomas Mendez, 22-month-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Carlos Mendez of 214 W. Second St., died today at 5:50 a.m. in Cottage Hospital. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. in St. Patrick's Church. Friends may call Tuesday from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Foley Mortuary, where the Rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery. The baby was born Oct. 13, 1961, in Galesburg. Besides the parents, he is survived by a brother Carlos Jr., a sister Christine Renee and paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Marciano Mendez, and maternal grandmother, Mrs. Hope Ramirez, all of Galesburg. EARLE ROOT GALVA — A former Galva resident, Earle (Rootie) Root, 72, died Saturday at 4:45 p.m. at the Veterans Hospital in Iowa City. He had been a patient there one month. Prior to his entrance into the hospital, Mr. Root had resided at the Soldiers and Sailors Home in Quincy two years. Mr. Root was born in Bishop Hill, Oct. 17, 1890, and was educated in Bishop Hill and Galva schools. He operated the first radio shop in Galva. There are no immediate family survivors. Mrs. Mary Louise Dertsch of Delavan is a niece of Mr. Root; Dale Peterson of Moline and Lyle Peterson of Galva are nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister and three brothers. Graveside services will be held Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. in the Bishop Hill Cemetery, with Rev. Axel Fahnstrom of Galva officiating. Military rites will be conducted by the Fusiliers of the Galva American Legion Post. MRS. CAtHttE POELSTRA Mrs. Carrie M. Poelstra, 84, of Paris, in Edgar County, died Friday at 7:35 in Galesburg Cottage Hospital. She was an aunt of Dr. Victor M, Dorris of Galesburg. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2 p. m. in the Zieren Funeral Home at Paris. Burial will be in the Edgar County Cemetery at Paris. Mrs. Poelstra was born Dec. 6, 1878, in Edgar County and spent most of her life there. She resided in Galesburg the past eight months. WALLACE L. IRVIN KEITHSBURG - Wallace L. Ir- vm, 67, of Keithsburg, died Sunday at 5:45 p.m. at Galesburg Cottage Hospital. He was hospitalized there the past month. He was born April 13, 1896, east of Millersburg. He was married to Odessia Hutt, and they lived on his farm southeast of Keithsburg. She preceded him in death a few years ago. There are no immediate family survivors. Funeral services will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the Steubinger Funeral Home in Keithsburg, with burial in Green Mound Cemetery, Keithsburg. FRED SWIGART ABINGDON—Fred Swigart, 71, of near London Mills, died today at 10:30 a.m. in Saunders Hospital at Avon, following a lingering illness. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Larson Funeral Home in Abingdon. Among survivors of Mr. Swigart are a daughter, Mrs. Fred Jackson of Galesburg, and a brother, Glen Swigart of near St. Augustine. MRS. HELGA JOHNSON Funeral services for Mrs. Helga Sophia Johnson, 81, formerly of 913 Arnold St., were held today at 2 p.m. in the Kimber and West Chapel, Rev. Ordell Peterson officiating. Mrs. Harry Neave was organist. Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery. Mrs. Johnson died Saturday at 7:10 p.m. in Cottage Hospital, where she was admitted from the Good Samaritan Nursing Home at Knoxville. The former Helga Sophia Samuelson was born May 26, 1882, in Sweden, and was a Galesburg resident 55 years. She was married to Carl Oscar L. Johnson Dec. 7, 1904, in Galesburg. He preceded her in death. Mrs. Johnson was a member of the First Lutheran Church. Survivors are a daughter, Mrs. J. A. (Inez) del Regato of Colorado Springs, Colo., and three grandchildren. REBBECCA DILLARD Funeral services for Rebbecca Elaine Dillard, 12-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lowell Dillard of 203 W. Depot St., Knoxville, were held today at 2 p.m. at the Hinchliff and Pearson Funeral Chapel, Rev. Lewis Root, chaplain at the Galesburg State Research Hospital, officiating. Mrs. Roy H. Pearson Jr. was organist. Burial was in the Knoxville Cemetery. Pallbearers were Horold Harmon, Howard Anderson, Larry Higbee, Carl Hammerlund, William Alexander and James Hutson. Flower gtrls were Connie Burke, Linda Whitsitt, Beth Ann Butts and Sherry Blankenship. The Dillard girl was killed Friday evening when she fell headfirst from a car driven by her father. Besides her parents she is survived by a brother David, and grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Bean of Eldorado. Flowers.. "Nature's most beautiful memorial" nderson florists 312 1. HAM 12IN.H0ID X14IM - AJ - J4J-J10J HINCHLIFFa PEARSON FUNERAL HOME«*SCHAPa 287 N. Broad Phone 843-2101 MRS. CARRIE M. POELSTRA, Paris, 111. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday at Zieren Funeral Home, Paris, 111. MR. JAKE VEST-785 Warren St. Services 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Hinchliff & Pearson Funeral Chapel. Friends may call Wednesday at the funeral home. Ex-Galesburg Mother Dies In Car Wreck A former Galesburg and Monmouth woman was killed instantly on a California freeway late Thursday. Her four children were in the car with her. Dead is Mrs. Elva Jean Parsons, 20, only six weeks a resident of Auburn, Calif. Before that she and her husband Charles lived in this area. One of the children, Charles Jr., 4, had not been expected to live but later reports were more encouraging. Richard, 3, also had been in critical condition. Penny, 2, and William, one month, were held at the hospital for observation. Mrs. Parsons was driving to pick up her husband at work when the accident happened one block from his place of employment. He was one of the first on the scene. She apparently pulled onto the freeway and was struck broadside by a car occupied by two soldiers. Their condition was not learned. Family Was Here Her parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Lutes of Garden Grove, Calif., formerly of Galesburg, were in Galesburg at the time of the accident and flew to California Friday. A sister also visited here and left for California by auto Thursday. At last report, she had not been located. Elva Jean Lutes was born Jan. 12, 1943, and attended Galesburg schools. She was married Jan. 31, 1959, in Monmouth. Surviving in addition to her husband, four children and parents are a brother William and the sister, Rosy, both at home. Funeral services for Mrs. Parsons are to be held this afternoon in Auburn, with burial there also. A fund for the family has been established in Galesburg, and contributions may be left at Jerry's Superette. Youth Shoots Himself Accidentally SPRINGFIELD (UPD - Thomas B. Wimbush, 17, Springfield, accidentally shot and killed himself Sunday while he practiced shooting pistols with his twin brother and a friend. Police said Wimbush, his brother, Frank, and William Brio, 17, were resting on the banks of the Sangamon River near Chinquipin bridge when the brother and friend heard a shot behind them. They said Thomas told them he had shot himself. A .22 caliber bullet passed through the boy's chest. Swearing Not Reason Enough To Quit Job DES MOINES, Iowa (UPD Swearing and "rough language" is permissible in construction work, the Iowa Employment Security Commission has ruled. Refusing jobless benefits to a worker who quit because his foreman swore, the commission declared : "It is known that in construction work some rough language is used and some drinking is done from time to time. It is rough, hot work and demands a type of persons who is sometimes not too careful as far as language is concerned." Policeman Saves Man from Death After Knifing WASHINGTON (UPD - A quick-thinking policeman reached into a man's slashed throat Sunday and saved him from almost certain death by pinching off the flow of blood from his severed jugular vein during a 15-minute ride to the hospital. Using only two pieces of gauze, Pvt. Volney Wiley Jr. kept his life-saving hold on Edward Evans 36, who suffered a six - inch straight razor slash across the neck during a fight. Wiley saw Evans .stagger out of a house and collapse. He called for an ambulance and then applied his first aid. Jake Vest, Yardmaster On 'QJ Dies Jake Vest, 67, of 785 Warren St., died today at 4 :15 a .m. in Cottage Hospital. He was employed as West Hump yardmas* ter at the Burlington Railroad 20 years, and was a former switchman on the "Q." He had been ill five weeks. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 10:30 a .m. in the Hinchliff and Pearson Funeral Chapel, where friends may call Wednesday. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr. Vest was born Feb. 29, 1896, at Halfway, Mo., and lived in Galesburg 43 years. He was a member of the First"'' Baptist Church, Yardmasters Association of America and American Legion. Mr. Vest was an army veteran of World War I, serving in the Argonne and St. Mihiel battles. He was awarded the Purple Heart. Mr. Vest was married to Maude V. Jacobs at Carthage, Mo., July 6, 1927, and she survives. Other survivors are a son, Bernard Jacobs Vest of Davenport; a daughter, Mrs. Joan Peters of Bozeman, Mont.; four brothers, Charles of Oxnard, Calif., and Sam, Joe and Robert, of Buffalo, Mo.; a half-sister, Mrs. Anne Wagner of St. Louis, Mo., and four grandchildren. Albert Way, Q' Official In West, Dies Graveside services will be held Wednesday at 10 a. m. here in Memorial Park Cemetery for Albert E. (Red) Way, 67, superintendent of the Burlington Railroad operations at Casper, Wyo., and a former trainmaster of the railroad at Galesburg. Mr. Way died Saturday at Casper, following a month's illness. Friends may call Tuesday from 7 to 9 p. m. here at the First and Puckett Funeral Home. Born May 10, 1896, Mr. Way was originally employed as a brakeman in May 1917 by the railroad at Galesburg. He was advanced to conductor in November 1927, and was appointed assistant trainmaster here in 1943. His career with the railroad was marked with steady promotions on Galesburg, Aurora, St. Joseph and Beardstown divisions. He was appointed superintendent at Casper July 1, 1958, leaving the position as trainmaster at Galesburg. Survivors are his widow Garnet; a son, William Way of Dallas, Tex.; a daughter, Mrs. Jean Baughman of Erie, Pa., and four grandchildren. A daughter preceded him in death. Strike Vote Set At Caterpillar In East Peoria PEORIA, 111. (AP)-Officials of United Auto Workers Local 974 said Sunday that 600 members of the local had authorized the taking of a strike vote among 13,000 union members at the Caterpillar Tractor Co. in East Peoria. The union accused the company of speeding up work activity. The dispute also involves classification of employes. The strike vote was scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday. A strike against Caterpillar by the auto workers in 1961 lasted a week. An earlier strike—in 1958— last eight weeks. Pickets Persuade Store Owner to Employ Negroes CHAMPAIGN, 111. (UPD - Negro integration leaders and the white owners of a family-operated grocery store reached an agreement during the weekend after three days of picketing. Albert Collins, owner of the grocery in the predominantly Negro neighborhood, agreed to hire Negroes "if humanly possible." George Pope, vice president of the Champaign Improvement Association, agreed to remove his picket lines. Collins, who said his business fell off about 50 per cent during the demonstration, said the agreement involved no change of policy. He said he would try to find a qualified Negro when he needs help, but the last time he employed anyone outside his own family was "eight or 10 years ago." READ THE WANT ADS1 - Businessman Of Roseville Dies at 57 ROSEVILLE - William E. (Red) Jordan, 57, a prominent Roseville resident, died Sunday at Monmouth Hospital. Death came at 12:37 p.m. following a heart attack. He had been a patient at the hospital five days and had been ill five years ever since he suffered a cerebral hemorrhage. A village clerk 20 years, Mr. Jordan was part-owner of the Roseville Cold Storage Co. at the time of his death. He also headed various Masonic lodges in the community, having served as grand master of the Masonic Lodge, worthy patron of the Eastern Star Lodge, and a trustee of Roseville Memorial Park Cemetery. He also was a member of the Roseville Methodist Church, American Legion, Shrines of the West Central Illinois Shriners Club, Odd Fellows Club and Chamber of Commerce. Joins Army Mr. Jordan was born Sept. 18, 1905, in Blandinsville, and lived in Bushnell until 1938 when he moved to Roseville. He was married to the former Venice Kurry Dec. 24, 1930, at Plymouth. He joined the Army in May 1942 and received a disability discharge in 1943. Survivors include the widow; four sisters, Mrs. J. S. Coyle of Hamilton, Mrs. Lawrence Goodson of Knox City, Mo., Mrs. Alice Grotts of Chicago and Mrs. Harold Mason of Ottumwa, and a brother, Joe Jordan of Chicago. He was preceded in death by a sister and his parents. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at the Roseville Methodist Church. Burial will be in the Plymouth Cemetery. Visitation is at the Corman Memorial Home, Roseville, tonight from 7 to 9 o'clock. Masonic rites will be held tonight at 8:30 o'clock at the memorial home. A memorial fund has been established to the Heart Fund and contributions can be left at the memorial home. Have You Heard That Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Stuevel- man and three sons have been visiting in the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Kann, and her sister, Mrs. Jimmie Bell. The Stuevelmans left Saturday for their home in Fanwood, N. J., where they plan to leave Aug. 22 to live in Chertsey, Surrey, England. W. T. Stuevelman received a promotion as manager of personal operations for RCA in Middlesex, England. Mrs. Jessie Skinner of Yates City has been released from Cottage Hospital and is staying at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Peterson, 741 Olive St. Mi-, and Mrs. R. R. Burkholder of Yuma, Ariz., are the parents of an eight-pound girl born Aug. 13. Mrs. Burkholder is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Davis, former residents of Galesburg, and the granddaughter of Rev. Sylvester Sanford of Galesburg. The new baby is the 11th great­ grandchild of the minister. Barry a Cinch, Robertson Claims In Elgin Speech ELGIN, 111. (AP) - A Cook County Republican leader said Sunday that selection of Sen. Barry Goldwater as the GOP presidential nominee would result in a Republican landslide in 1964. Hayes Robertson, Cook County Republican chairman, boosted Goldwater at a fund-raising picnic sponsored by supporters of the Arizona senator. "But it will not be easy to get him nominated," Robertson said. "Every trick in the bag will be used by left-wing propagandists because they know that if the Republicans nominate Goldwater, he will carry every state that (former Vice President Richard) Nixon carried, with the possible exception of California." Robertson, who is campaigning for the Illinois Republican nomination for governor, said the man nominated for governor "is going to be without any question the leader of Illinois' delegation to next year's convention. "It will depend largely upon him as to whether or not Illinois will be in the Goldwater draft movement to insure his nomination," he said. READ THE CLASSIFIEDS I Hendersonites To Attend Conference OQUAWKA — Henderson County Red Cross Chapter will be represented at the state conference Sept. 20-21 at Aurora. It commemorates the 100th anniversary of the American Red Cross. County Chairman O. C. Effland said members may obtain additional information on the conference from the chapter office in Oquawka. Special Recognition Mrs. Beulah Braun of Oquawka was given special recognition recently for 45 years as home service secretary of the county chapter. She was given a pin by Mrs. R. L. Sullivan, regional chairman. Centenary certificates were presented also to four Henderson County citizens for outstanding assistance to the Red Cross. Again, Mrs. Braun was among them. She was recognized for being home secretary during both war and peacetime; Dr. Elmer T. Swann for many years of service as citizen and physician; Clint Welch for many years service in many capacities, and Mrs. J. P. Stoneking for her active service in the county blood program. Gladstone Thursday Bloodmobile will visit Gladstone this Thursday at the VFW building from 1 to 6 p.m. Donors are not restricted to Gladstone Township. First Bloodmobile visit to Henderson County at Oquawka was highly successful and saw the drawing of 91 pints of blood. Paris Student Visits Warren On Study Tour MONMOUTH — Warren County is host to a visitor this week. Yves Cordonnier, an agricultural student at the University of Paris, France, is in Warren County to study livestock mechanization. Yves is being host by two area families, Mr. and Mrs. Gale Parrish and family, near Monmouth, and Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Killey and family of near Roseville. According to Dwight Robinson, Warren County assistant farm adviser, Yves is a corps graduate from the University of Paris and wil return to Paris in September to begin studies on his PhD in Animal Nutrition. Science Hall* (Continued from page 1) Bloodmobile Gains Support At Victoria VICTORIA—Forty-four pints of blood were donated last week by 44 donors at the Victoria Methodist Church, where Knox County Red Cross bloodmobile set up its annual daylong headquarters. Victoria's American Legion Auxiliary sponsored the annual visit and Mrs. Harry Anderson was general chairman. Joining the One-Gallon Club were Mrs. JoAnn Ziegler, Mrs. Roger Sei- boldt and Joe Scott. Mrs. Herman Johnson was in charge of the canteen with the following assistants; Mrs. Cecile Cree, Miss Bessie Westfall, Miss Joyce Johnson, Mrs. Lillian Rask, Mrs. Janette Doak, Mrs. Fred Kennaugh and Mrs. Ralph Clark. Mrs. Cannell's Funeral Sunday, Burial Today MONMOUTH — Funeral services for Mrs. Pearle Mae Cannell, 80, who died Friday in Jacksonville, were held here Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock at the Turnbull Chapel. Rev. John Collins of the First Methodist Church officiated and Mrs. Marie Gabby played oi'gan selections. Burial was in Monmouth Cemetery at 9:30 this morning. who were unable to attend the reunion. Following the program refreshments were served from a table centered with a colorful bouquet of apricot-colored gladioli blanked by lighted white candles. The Sci* ence Hall Club women had charge of the refreshments and serving. The remainder of the afternoon was spent in reminiscing. Plans for the reunion were in charge of Mrs. Frank Hennenfent, Mrs. Grace Killip, Mrs. Leonard Peterson, Mrs. Mason, Mrs. Frank Kinkaid, Mrs. Clifford Ingersol and James Clute. Attending were: Eva Poster and Dr. and Mrs. Lyle Sherman, (Eula Foster), South Carolina; Mr. and Mrs, Rex Niles, Los Angeles, Califs- Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Rose, Fulton, Mo.; Vida Adcock Waller, Paris, Mo.; Horatio A. Porter, Missouri; Mr. and Mrs. Clarence House, Milan; Mr. and Mrs. Frank Hennenfent, (Loretta House), Mr. and Mrs. James Bride, Roseville; Grace Brake Killip, Margaret Rose Witt, Bertha Rose, Robert Lair. Mr. and Mrs. Jack Mason, (Lois Niles), Dean and Florence Rohr, Lucy Sallce, Mrs. Fern McKelvie, Mrs. Jessie Morgan, Mrs. Frank McKelvie; Mr. and Mrs. Mort Hill. Lola Gardner, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Simmons, Mr. and Mrs. Fay Sallee, Mrs. Charles Krigbaum, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Sandstrom, Ed Gillen, Mr. and Mrs. Gus Gummerson, (Florence Pease), Dorothy Stemp, Ralph Porter, Mr. and Mrs. Thompson Lewis, Agnes Francis, Rita Niles Kinkaid, of Monmouth. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Brake and family, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Carson, Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Clute, Wilbur Gardner, Mr. and Mrs. Lowell Gardner, Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Hoteling, Mr. and Mrs. Marion Carson, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Hanna, (Lucille Sallee), Mr. and Mrs. Dell House, Mr. and Mrs. Lee Gardner, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Anderson and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Hawkins of Gerlaw. James Clute, Neil Bride, Tom Lee, Mr. and Mrs. Elvin Brown, Mr. and Mrs. Glen Rohr, Mr, and Mrs. Harry Brown, Mr. and Mrs, Rollahd Niles and family (Edith Bertelsen), Mr. and Mrs. Lee Clute, Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Hanna, Mr. and Mrs.. Clarke Lair, Mrs. Minnie House, Mr and Mrs. Glenn Glass, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Hanna, Mr. and Mrs. John Hanna, George Hanna, George A. Porter. Charlotte Gregory, Mrs. Alice Driffill, Clarence Hawkins and Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Patterson, Alexis. Mr. and Mrs. Clifford IngersoII, (Alice Wilhelm), Mrs. Ruth Adcock Terpening. Ross Adcock, Eunice Adcock. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Adcock, (Zepha Sallee), Clark Gregory, Mrs. Joe Sallee, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Hanna, Violet House. Mrs. Pearl Davis Mason. Charles Hanna, Joseph Earl Danfnrlh. Galesburg. Lucille Roh- Goff, Kirkwood; Mr. and Mrs. Chester Stotts, (Mary House), Oouawka; Mr. and Mrs. Alfred House, Myrtle and Garnet House, Moline; Mr, and Mrs. Mike Hennrijent and Glenn Davis, Smi;;>shire; Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Miller. Biggsville; Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Butts, Mrs. Letha DeMotte, Miss Venita Butts, Abingdon; Mrs. Leon Benesh and family, (Mora Mae Hanna), Walker, Iowa; Mr. and Mrs. E M. Burris and family, (Ethel Lola Rose), Springfield. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Saylor and family. Altona: Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Armstrong, (Frances Sallee), Cameron; Don Bride and F. Dorr Smith, Brimfield; Mrs. Ruth Mason, Alpha; Mrs. Mary Murphy (Mary- Mason), Rock Island; Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Dahlauist. (Violet Conard, Rosie Conard Mellott and Clara Conrad, Sterling; Mr. and Ambrose Conard, Henderson. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Rohr, Muscatine, Iowa; Grace Conard Morrison, and Roy Morrison, Covina, Calif.; Garnet Osborn, Chicago and Mrs Francis Brown Holmes, Portland. Ore, ' Kent Willis Wins Award in Farm Mechanics Kent Willis has been presented with a Certificate of Merit in Farm Mechanics, awarded by the Thor Center for Better Farm Living, Huntley, for showing the greatest farm mechanics ability among the graduating seniors of Warren High School. Neil C. Hurley Jr., founder of the Thor Center, a non-profit farm research organization located in northern Illinois, established the award to honor the member of each senior high school class deemed most outstanding in his proficiency to apply farm mechanics to the effective use of farmshop equipment and tools, in the maintenance of farm machinery and in building projects to provide improved farm living and operating efficiency. The selection is made by the student's vocational-agriculture teacher. 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