Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on May 24, 1973 · Page 7
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Galesburg, Illinois
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Thursday, May 24, 1973
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Story on Cancer Wins Award NEW YORK (UPI) - The Deadline Club, New York's chapter of Ai#nta Delta Chi, the professional Journalism society, Wednesday awarded its science writing tmH ito Delos Smith of United Tfeas International for his story "My Fight Against Cancer. The award was accepted by Smith's wife. Smith has been hospitalized for several weeks after a heart selwirfc. Other awards: — Jatnes Wright Brown Award for newspaper and wire service stories in the field of public service: David K. Shinier-, New York fifties, for his article on corruption in the construction industry. —United Nations Award for reporting on the world organization: Robert Alden, the New York Times. —Television Public Service Award foe public service telecasts: Selwyn Raab, WNET, for "The Whitmore Stofy." — Radio Public Service awards for public service broadcast: Paul Parker, WINS. MEMORIAL •nay* Snapper. The mower that works like a beaver. It's the best riding mower you'll find. Tough, rugged and powerful enough to sweep, doze, haul, fertilize or aerate when equipped with attachments. • Comfortable, safe maneuverability. • Fully enclosed transmission. • Five forward speeds plus reverse. • Powerful 5 and 8 HP engines. • Priced much lower than many bulky garden tractors. •McDonough Power Equipment, Inc. A subsidiary of Fuqua Industries, Inc.' THE NEW PEOPLE'S MATERIAL & SUPPLY CO. 468 E. B«ri«n St. — Ph. 344-6151 6ajMbufQ Register-Moil, Go lesburg, HI. Thursday, May 24, If 73 f Hobo Gets Decent Burial-60 Years Late DALLAS (UPI) - In 1913, a one4eg«ed hobo named Anderson McCrew was riding a freight train through Martin in central Texas. McGrew fell off the train, lost his other leg and died. His body was taken to a funeral home in Maflin. There the body was mummified to preserve until a relative could be found to claim him. No relative ever appeared. Sothehow the mummy of Anderson McOrew became part of a carnival show. Dressed in a tuxedo,, it was taken across the country and billed as the "petrified man" and "the eighth wonder of the world." When the carnival began losing money, it sold some of its possessions including the mummy. A relative of Elgle Pace, a licensed vocational nurse in Dallas, bought the mummy. When the relative died four years ago, Mrs. Pace took possession of the mummy Magazine Winners Named New Arrivals Two baby elands, born within five hours of each other, are the newest attractions at the St. Louis too, Born Monday, the infants have the same father, imported from Africa Tmcker Taken For Hard Ride CORTE MADEIRA, Calif. (UPI) — When a stray horse bolted onto the freeway Wednesday police officers and firemen herded it away but it "kept charging them," and got back on the pavement. The unscheduled rodeo ended When a Westinghouse Electric Co. truck driver stopped his vehicle, grabbed a rope and lassoed the horse. The unidentified driver was dragged several yards on the seat of his pants before the horse gave up. several years ago. The two mothers were born at the zoo. The eland is the largest of African antelope. UNIPAX NEW "YORK (UPI) - The Atlantic Monthly, Psychology Today, New York, Horizon and Business Week were named Wednesday <as winners of this year 's National Magazine Awards. The awards, to be presented at a luncheon today, were announced by Elie Abel, dean Of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. The awards were: General ex;ceyence—Business Week, for "consistently high level of performance as business news magazine." Specialized journalism —Psychology Today, for "imaginative and skillful interpretation of a complex field to a general audience." Visual excellence — Horizon, for "consistently high level of the quality of its reproductions." Fiction—Atlantic Monthly, for "Enormous Changes at the Last Minute," a short story by Grace Paley. and has kept it in her basement. Mrs. Pace, who called the mummy Sam, was in Maflin recently and learned about Anderson McCrew, although she could not find out how the mummy became part of the carnival. Mrs. Pace decided that Anderson McCrew deserved a proper burial, 60 years after his death, and Framk Lott, a mortuary owner, said he would pay for it. Services will be Saturday at 2:30 p.m. Anderson McCreW will be buried in a plain black suit because Lott could not find a tuxedo like those worn in 1913. LOSE UGLY FAT Siart losing weight today on MONEY BACK. MOftAOtX Is a tiny tablet that will help curb yeur 6»* sir* (or excess food. Eat lass-weigh less. Contain* no dangerous drug* and will not make* you nervous. N» strenuous exercise. Change your life) ... start today. MONADEX coste $3.00 for a 20 day supply and 95.00 for twice the amount. 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