Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on May 22, 1973 · Page 8
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May 22, 1973

Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois · Page 8

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6al«buro Real»ter-Moil, Gol«>bura, III, . Tutwfay, Mdy 23,1973 Knoxville Junior Women Set June 9 'Walk for Mankind' : KNOXVILLE - The Knoxville Junior Woman's Club will sponsor a "Walk for Mankind" June 9 to raise funds for Project Concern, a medical, and dental health-care organization for persons in impoverished areas in six counties. The walk will be held in conjunction with a similar walk by the Abingdon Junior Woman 's Club. Although each club is organizing its own walk the two will cooperate on some major plains. Participants in the walk will begin at Knoxville and walk to Abingdon along County Highway 10. Abingdon participants will take the opposite route. Participants in the walk will seek sponsors to pledge funds for each mile walked during the 14 mile trek to Abingdon. Anyone may be a sponsor or a walker. Although most of the funds raised will go to Project Concern, 20 per cent will go to the Knoxville Community League for recreational facilities. A like amount will go toward the Linda DeCrane Fund in Abingdon. Interested persons may contact Mrs. DeWayne Sanburg, walk chairman, who will appear at 5:45 p.m. and at 7:30 p.m. today on Channel 7 to talk about the walk. She will also be on a WAIK morning radio show Friday. Leslie Moore, a member of the Square Circle 4-H Club, was Knoxville ANNABEL PETERSON CORRESPONDENT Home Address: 210 N. Timber St. Phon* 289-2*16 selected to attend State 4-H Week by members of the club during a session Saturday hosted by Rayanne Emken. The club will sell poppies to help. Talks were given by Sylvia Litvin, Stephanie Moore, Leslie Moore and Becky Clark. Debbie Kelso gave a special number. Kathy Gibbs won third place in the advanced 14-year-old class at the USTA State Baton Contest Saturday in Kewanee. She now qualifies to twirl in the divisional championship. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Don Gibbs. Mrs. Leland Keneipp hosted the women of the Dahina Methodist Church May 15 at a luncheon. Co-hostesses were Mrs. Charlie Cherrington, Mrs. Chris Bergin and Mrs. Bertha Gibson. Members visited three nursing homes in Knoxville. Appleton Grade School will, have its school picnic Sunday. A potluck dinner will be served at 12:30 p.m. The picnic will also serve as a farewell dinner for the Everett Breimer family. V ) 'Beauty of Dynamic Inactk. Honored in Red Tape Week LONG BEACH, Calif. (UPI) — The mail service is now so slow that it is impairing; the production of red tape, depriving bureaucrats of papers to shuffle and useless forms to fill out in triplicate, the founder of .he National Association of Professional Bureaucrats complained Monday. James H. ' Boren, a State Department official for 10 years, took part in the kickoff of "Red Tape Week" at. Cal State Long Beach. He praised the bureaucrats of the nation diligently carrying out their tasks in devotion to the "beauty of dynamic inac- tlon-of yes, but-lsms and forthright twiddlisms ... there is a certain aesthetic to red tape that binds our country together." His association is not opposed to cutting red tape, he said, so long as it is cut lengthwise. And while his group usually supports "orchestrated delay" on principle, the mail service has carried a good thing too far, he said. "My studies showed such an The Tree Nose A tree sporting a nose and eyeglasses caught the attention of a 3-year-old Coy Herald as he and his father, Jerry, Omaha, Neb., examined one of the more unusual pieces of art on display during an annual art fair. UNIFAX Abingdon Sewer Project Under Way ABINGDON - The Abingdon City Council Monday received a report that work has started on a project to separate storm and sewer water lines in the city. Robert Anderson, city engineer, told council members the project began a week ago and has progressed without any problems to date. Anderson said that the contract calls for completion in 300 calendar working days. Abingdon voters more than a year ago approved a bond issue of $260,000 to finance the project as the first step in a sewer improvement plan. Members voted to table action on a hike in sewer and water rates until a report is presented on the amount of revenue which would be Abingdon MRS. GERAtDINE BAUFR Correspondent RFD St. Auguitine, IU. Phone 462-2477 Raw Sufir ud VUamlaa JTMural Foefe. OUa. Flours. S»ld At.. IIS Z. Htm. XaoxvUte brought in by the proposed raise. PRESENT rates are based on the gallonage used and are figured on a sliding scale. The proposed increase would be on a graduated scale, also. Aid. Dan Draper told the council that no grant will be given the city until the council- has instituted a rate hike. Water and sewer rates in the city Have remained at the same level since 1935. Draper reported that present cost of operating the sewer system is $31,400 a year. There are 1,300 water meters in the community. The council gave Illinois Power Co. the franchise for providing power to the 44- acre Mangieri Subdivision on the Berwick Road. The firm has the franchise to provide power to the city. Representatives of McDonough Power Co. also had petitioned the council for the franchise since it has lirites nearby. The police committee was appointed to investigate the possibility of applying for a grant for a new ambulance for the city. DAN BAILEY, coordinator of the St. Mary's Hospital trauma center, explained that if the city's request to a state board is approved, it would be possible for a new ambulance to be purchased with 50 per cent state and 50 per cent local funds. The committee was instructed to check on the area to be covered by the ambulance and state standards before presenting its report. Mayor Sam Mangieri com- See 'Abingdon'(Continued on Page 23) SIE KNOXVILLE "MONEY STORE"! May 25, 1973 Galesburg Register-Mail Interdiction of the orderly flow of mail under the new postal system that it Was Interfering with the bureaucrats obtaining reports of forms and papers with which they meet their shuffllstlc responsibilities," Boren said. The Pony Express should be revived, he said, arguing that he had mailed a letter to Philadelphia from Washington, then climbed on a horse and beat the letter ito its destination. He said he has developed a "red tape machine" from a motor and paper clips that "like Washington, moves in many directions simultaneously and results in little except motion." THANK YOU I wish to express my appreciation for the flowers, cards, visits and phone calls during my recent surgery at Cottage Hospital. A special Thanks to Drs. Douglas & Kamp, my parents, Rev. Hogan, the McCurry's, the Christies, Doris G. Dunlap, and my teaching substitutes, Mrs. Parris & Miss Skinn. Thanks loads! George Leigh Fllnner Abingdon, Hi. Congratulations Realtors! We know your new symbol will represent the same high quality service as the old one. » ft. REALTOR' First to Serve You First National First Galesburg tiadctml Bank &. Trust / Established 1863 / Member F.D.l.C. Hurry... .last big week of our store -wide savings celebration I TABS FABULOUS 5IH ANNIVERSARY SECOND BIG WEEK On Sale Thru SATURDAY, MAY 26th CONTEST ENDS MAY 26TH DRAWING SUNDAY MAY 27THAT1PM WIN A Fabs gift certificate worth i,.**. $50.00 2ndPriza $20*00 towards »ny Fib* pu rebut. J You can depend on Fobs for fashionr.. V Service... Quality .. .and low low prices! lUmemtar. 1/ There'» Reining le buy. 2/ Yew ten enter at many time* M yen likt. 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