Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on August 22, 1963 · Page 7
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Family from Geneva Visits In Oquawka OQUAWKA - Mr. and Mrs. 3. W. Delabar and children, Sandra and Steven of Geneva are spending two weeks at the Delabar Cabin, north of Oquawka. They also are visiting his parents, Mr. and Mrs. James W. Delabaf Sr. and her grandmother, Mrs. Flora Essex and other relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Brokaw had dinner with her brother and sister-in-law Mr. and Mrs. Don Dixon in Burlington Tuesday in celebration of the birthday of Mrs. Dixon which occurred that day. Mrs. Martha Schlotzhauer and her daughter, Mrs. W. M. Mears and David Mears and family of Burlington were business visitors in town Aug. 12. Mrs. Schlotzhauer, an Oquawka resident, has been recuperating from a frac­ tured hip sustained in a fall it her home here several weeks ago. The Misses Cathy and Karen Kainds of Colorado Springs, Colo, are visiting with relatives in Oquawka and vicinity. The gills accompanied Mr. and Mrs. David Lox and son, Steve back to Oquawka after a visit with relatives in Colorado. Mr. and Mrs. Tom Pringle and three children of Ridgefield, N. J., are visiting in the home of Mr. and Mrs. F. G. Levins. James Owen, a brother at Maryknoll Seminary in Mountain View, Calif, spent the past week here With his cousins, Mrs. Roy Thomas and husband and with Mrs. Harry Steiwel and husband near Gladstone. Jumping Cat! KOPRIVNICA, Yugoslavia (AP) —Martin Korosec is proud of his jumping cat. He taught the cat to jump at his command. "Jump," he orders, and the cat leaps five feet straight up. Two Doy Weekend Tour "Right in Your Own Backyard" Hold Every Weekend Until November SEE Unique - World Famous AMANA COLONIES HOOVER LIBRARY and MUSEUM CRUISE ON THE MISSISSIPPI Only $ 23.80 Per Person Or Special Group Rate For brochure and reservations contact your Travel Agent or Write BLACKHAWK HOTEL - DAVENPORT, IOWA (4) Disagreeing Pays Off By fm READING LABORATORY Written for Newspaper Enterprise Association LET'S talk about how you can disagree with your teacher and still get good marks. Sounds kind of paradoxical, doesn't it? But, oddly enough, those students who can disagree with their teacher or textbooks are the ones who get the best marks. What do we mean by disagreeing? Simply this: every question has two sides to it. Your teacher will take one; your textbook probably won't take sides at all; you are perfectly free to take the other side—the one opposed to your teacher. Taking sides on an issue will not only make your courses much more interesting, it will show your teacher that you're making an effort to understand the subject matter. Don't feel you mast disagree; use your head. For you to stand up in physics class and shout, "I maintain that the atom cannot be split!" would be ridiculous. Here's an example of intelligent disagreement: In American history, your textbook and your teacher may tell you that the major causes of the Civil War were economic. That's a perfectly valid opinion. But it's just as valid to suppose that the major cause of the war was slavery. If you incline toward the latter view and can back up your opinion with some facts, don't hesitate to tell your teacher about it. He may convince you that you're wrong, or he may not; but if you have a well thought out opinion, he'll respect it. There's a catch to all of this, though. If you want to disagree with your teacher (and that's always fun), you'll have to do some extra work. A good plan is to read one non required book related to one of your courses each month. That's not much reading. If you spend only 15 minutes a day, you can finish a book a month easily. Actually, it's not really work, either. It's not the same as studying, for you'll never have to take a test on what you read on your own. At the same time, get into the habit of reading quality magazines (Harper's and the Atlantic are two) or even one of the weekly news magazines. At least some of the material in these magazines will relate to your schoolwork. To pot It la a nutshell, you 'll have to do more than take notes and study a textbook. They're pretty dull anyway. Read on your own— at least one book a month and one or two of the better periodicals. As you read, you'll find some things that don't agree with your textbook or your teacher—there are no absolute certainties in the physical or social sciences. When you do run across differences of opinion, check them out with your teacher; he may be able to resolve the differences for you. But, whatever you do, keep on reading; keep trying to find out for yourself. (NEXT: Learn the language of your course.) Family Marks 46th Reunion A total of 69 descendants of Stewart and Eliza Ann Henderson attended their 46th annual reunion at Lake Storey Sunday. Officers elected for the coming year were Mrs. Duane Rursch of Taylor Ridge, president; Mrs. Donald Schmitz Sr. of Nauvoo. secretary; James White of Galva, treasurer. The table committee includes Mrs. Helen Wallin, Mrs. Marion Mainline of Woodhull, Mrs. Myrtle Henderson of Galesburg, and Mrs. Thomas Schmitz of Nauvoo. Oldest member present was Mrs. Bess Newcomer of North Henderson and the youngest was Rebecca Louise 2M2 month old daughter of Mr. ana Mrs. Donald Schmitz Jr. of Fort Madison, Iowa. One marriage, John Weaver to Karen Brokaw, was reported. Three deaths reported were Vernon Wallin, Mrs. Earl Hickman and Mrs. Anna Engstrom. Births were Rhonda Lefevre, Neal Jerome Schmitz and Rebecca Louise Schmitz. Next year's reunion will be held the third Sunday in August. Golesburg Register-Moil, Golesburg, Christmas Seal, Postage Stamp us Listed Thursday, Aug. 22, 1963 7 Desig Designs for the 1963 Christmas S-cent postage stamp and the Christmas seal of the National Tuberculosis Association have been announced by J. Edward Day, postmaster general, and Peter W. Janss of Des Moines, Iowa, NTA president. The postage stamp for Christmas, first of which was introduced last year, carries a reproduction of the national Christmas tree on the eastern ellipse near the White House. It was designed by Lily Spandorf, Austrian-born artist, now painting in Washington, who became the third woman to design U. S. postage stamps. The Christmas seal has been designed for affixing in pairs or blocks of four, so two wintery scenes were reproduced, one a snowman and the other his snow- house. Scheduled to start Nov. 16, the poster campaign on 45,000 post office vehicles will carry the message, "Mail Early With Christmas Stamps—Use Christmas Seals." Channels Lacking CHICAGO (AP) - In th e efforts of the churches to achieve unity, they lack sufficient channels of communication with local congregations to enable them to make responsible decisions, the Rev. Dr. Harold E. Fey, editor of the Christian Century, told a Disciples of Christ meeting here. "If we do not really create the means by which our denomination can act on a democratic and representative basis, all of our protestations of ecumenicity will not avail to change the imagf of sectarianism," he said. Want •arsenal Advlea Write To enny Galesburg 's Own Penny for your thoughts appears every Puesday and Friday in the Galesburg Register-Mail Compliment to Your Love contemporary collection DIAMOND RINGS STUNNING SOLITAIRE $149.50 (hele* ef UK WMft * Yette* ««W 241 E. MAIN Galesburg, 111. / JEWELERS V August 23-24 Men's Dept. O.T/s STREET FLOOR Here It Is • . . Your chance to win a free pair of white "Levi's" in our miniature free throw contest. Come in anytime Friday or Saturday and take your turn. ENTER MINIATURE White Levis Waist Sizes: 22-38 Inseams: 22-36 $3.39 to $4.98 i'S'C'2 Lake Warren Party Marks Birthdays GERLAW — A family picnic was held at Lake Warren Sunday to celebrate birthdays of Douglas McCrery, Donna Winbigler and Don and Dave Lantz. Others present were Mr. and Mrs. Earl Lantz, Mr. and Mrs Robert Lantz and Bill, Mr. and Mrs. David Lantz and family and Miss Alberta Cox, of Monmouth; Miss Linda Laurence of Alexis; Miss Carol Winbigler and Ronnie Legate of Galesburg, and Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Winbigler and family, Don Lantz and Mr. and Mrs. Neil McCrery, Dennis and Douglas, of Gerlaw. Gerlaw Briefs Harry Clayton returned home from Monmouth Hospital Saturday. Recent callers in the Clayton home were Mr. and Mrs. Rolland Kennedy of Galesburg; Mrs. Verda Shaver of Berwick; Bill Lusk of Monmouth and Mrs. Vera Arling of Berwick. A picnic was held Sunday at Lake Warren by Mr. and Mrs. Harlan Terpening and Sandra, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Ryner, ivlr. and Mrs. Larry Kane, Vickie and Mary Beth of Bettendorf, and Mr. and Mrs. James Darrah, Sherri and Shelli, of Fall Creek. Mr. and Mrs. Harlan Terpening attended a picnic at Monmouth Park for the birthday of Mrs. Evelyn Darrah of Fall Creek. — With ft. 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