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Promotion Exercise Planned For Westmer Eighth Graders JOY — Promotion exercises (or eighth grade students in Westmer School District 203 will b£ held in the high school, gymnasium here May 29 at 8 p.m. Rev. Robert Rosebraugh, pastor of the Eliza, New Boston and Joy Larger Parish, will be featured speaker. His topic will be "Prepared for What?" Rev. Dale Berck, pastor of Kelthsburg Christian Church, Will give the invocation and benediction. The 74 students who will receive promotion certificates include: Kevin Abbadusky, Darrell Askew, Brenda Bacon, Gary Bewley, Robert Birch, Gregory Boeuff, Can* dace Brock, Dlna Brown, Julie Campbell, Nancy Chapman, Tarn ara Clawson, Joyce Coftpwr, Raul Coulter, Krfyla CroweU, Oafy Dickens, Donald Dixon, Yvonne Dunham, John Etherldge, Mark rourdyce, Rodney Frlck, Daniel Ffleden. _ Sandra Garmer, Ilodnev Giles, Elizabeth Gulllekaon, Maty Harvey, Rhea Harvey, William Harvey, Audrey Howard, BHaft Howard, Allen Knox to Offer Pilot Course; Receives Aid Gdlesburg Register-Moil, Gglesburg, 111, Fridoy, Mqy 25, 1973 5 Jackson, Barbara Hyett, Jimmie Jameson. Klmberly Kelly, Barry Klnj, Teresa Lane, Lorraine Lutrefl, Deniee McGaughy, Dwayne McKay, Seatt. Miller, Bill Miller. Donna Munton, Pamela Nelson, Dorothy Newton, Larry Newton, Kay NpW«, Cindy Nylin, Gerald Olson, William Oh- ken, Kevin Ortbirg, Randy Osborti, Gregory Peterson, John Plank, Delores Rader, Teah Reason, Carol Reid, Randall Retherford, Jeff Russell, Christine Schrick, Charles Sedam, Daniel Sell. Tim Sloan, Erie Smith, Darryl Steffen, Veronica Stewart, Terry Stokes, Kamala Talbott, .Tulle Terrill, William Thomas, Joe Tweed, Debra Wagner, Ivy Sheeler, Mark Willlte, Sue Wllllts. Valley Junior High's Class Will Get Promotion Awards LONDON MILLS - Promotion ceremonies for ninth grade students at London Mills Junior High School will be held here May 30. Dr. Lowell B. Fisher will be guest speaker,'and Robert Ptimfrey will present certificates to the 69 members of the class. Rev. Carroll Ochsner will give the invocation end benediction, end Ruth Vander Kooi will play the processional. Members of the ninth grade chorus will sing. Roberta Marie Bird is accompanist and Mrs. Karen McCarthy is director. Members of the class include: Take 2—Pge 2—VALLEY Tina Marie Beoletto, Roberta Marie Bird, Daniel Blunter, Russell W. Brashear, Jim Buck, Brenda Joann Cameron, Bruce Conger, Mary Clare DeCourcey, Wendell Lee Demery, Catherine Doubet, David Elliott, Debra K. Endres, Richard Alan Essex, Judith Irene Giacabazi, Georgia Glaser, Gena Halsey, Sharon .Marie Herbert, Kenneth /Paul Hickman. Donald Higgs, Jane Hlgga, Jeff Hillyer. Helen Elizabeth Hilton* Teresa Ann Hook, Donald Wayne Johnson, Mark Allen Jones, Tammy Sue Kelthley. . Sharron Elaine Knott, Jon Randall Mahr, Timothy Allen Mahr, Stephen Mason, Mark Matteson, Terry McBride, Bonny Jean Mc- Cormlck. Cheri McCormlck, Rhonda McVey, Rodney Morey, Teresa Ann Morrison, Melvin Neal Myers, Lloyd Over-cash, Susan Overcash, Janet Lee Pickel, Janice Lynn Picket, Mary Anna Powell,' Walter Pumfrey, Gary Lee Rock. Alice Sue Roth, Kim Schisler, Learfn Rose Shumaker, Greg Simpson, Joetta Staley, Walter Allen Stubbs. Rhonda Stuckel, Karen Louise Swinger, Steven Allen Taylor, Jimmie Alice Tilghman, Carl Lowell Uhlarid, Mary Ellen Ulm, Mary Beth Van Hoose, Patricia Sue Van Liew, Robert G. Vohland, Anita Jo Walker, Howard J. Ward, Julia Weber, Harlan M. Whipple. Christian Lynn White, Glayn C. Worrell, Carl E. Wyant, Patricia Jean Young, and Ethel Zlnn, Grange at Henderson Grove SetsMemorial Day Breakfast «—, *a>*m.» ^-a««*****?l . TT — 11 OA «tnMiMi« 4l *SV ct of A HENDERSON GROVE-Plans to serve the annual Memorial Day breakfast at Grange Hall May 28 starting at 7 a.m. were finalized when Henderson Grove Grange members met May 19, Wesley Nelson presided at the meeting, and Mrs. Carl Nelson reported on a fall needlework contest. Ten members from the Henderson Grove Grange sang in a chorus at Spring Creek Grange Put A Smile On Your Foce With Our Complete Insurance Protection See Your INDEPENDENT AGENT HUFF Insurance 407 HILL ARCADE Galesburg Ph. 342-3414 Hall May 20 during the state spring style show. Members will observe Rural Life Sunday by attending a worship service at Alexis June 3 and having dinner together afterward. A progressive supper for members was scheduled June 15, with a committee to be named later. Mrs. Vivion Larson presented a program on Mothers Day. Poems were read by Linda Brown, Mrs. Wesley Nelson, Mrs. Charles Brown and Mrs. Alvin Johnson. Committee for the meeting was Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Ingersoli and Mr. and Mrs. Vivion Larson. Waterloo Battle Pay Unclaimed MANSFIELD, England (UPI) — The British army faces a claim for back pay—from the 1815 Battle of Waterloo in Belgium. Retired teacher Ernest Shead said Thursday that his great- great - grandfather, Sgt. John Stubbins,. never received a promised bonus he should have been paid after Napoleon's defeat by an army led by the Duke of Wellington. Shead said he found a claim form in old family papers and now plans to seek the money. U A I I 'C 'ELECTRIC rlMUL d SERVICE 220 VOLT - 100 AMP SERVICES — INSTALLED BASEMENTS REWIRED — CIRCUITS ADDED Up-Date Your Old Wiring. Get A Hold of the Experts Coll Hall FREE ESTIMATES No Job Too Small 342-2786 A pilot project for a proposed Midwest Studies Center at Knox College has been supported by a |Z4,5S4 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, according to Dr. Lewis S. Salter, dean of the college. A primary part of the pilot project will be a new course offered to Knox students and to high school teachers on Saturdays during the 10-week fall term. THE COURSE, "Utopian Vision and Current Reality in the Middle West," will carry one term or 31/3 semester hours undergraduate or graduate credit, according to Dr. Rodney O. Davis, associate professor of history and director of the project. "At'Knox we believe that the Middle West deserves special attention," Davis said, "first of all because it was in this area, through political and economic developments, that the promise America seemed to hold for the rest of the world was probablv fulfilled most completely." DAVIS ALSO noted that the failures of the Middle West also require study. For example, "The toll taken bv national acquisitiveness of the land and its resources is only now being recognized," Davis claims. The course wil,l consist of lectures and four all-dav field trios to the sites of historic Midwest Utopian communities and other areas of interest. Professors involved in addition to Davis include: Dr. Duane M. Moore, associate professor of geology; Dr. Hermann R. Muelder, distinguished service professor of history; Dr. Peter Schramm, associate professor of biology; and Dr. Douglas L. Wilson, associate professor of English. RONALD BERMAN, chairman of the Division of Education Programs of the National Endowment for the Humanities, said. "We look forward with satisfaction to the significant contribution this project may. make to the humanities." Persons wishing to enroll in the course next fall may obtain additional information from Davis by writing-to him at the Knox College, Galesburg, 111. 61401. Gifts by Alumni To Knox College Pass $100,000 The Knox College Alumni Fund has topped the $100,000 mark for the first time in history, according to Charles R. Wetherbee, vice president for development at the school. The old record, set last year, was just over $90,000. "Our alumni clearly have recognized the need for unrestricted giving in greater amounts," Wetherbee said. The total represents gifts from 3,441 individual donors. "We may see an increase of another 10 per cent in the number of contributors," predicted. Wetherbee, "but they will probably be slightly smaller in the amount." The Alumni Fund officially closes June 30. Republican Mass Transit Plan Is Scheduled for House Review By TOM LAUE SPRINGFIELD (UPI) - The six-county mass transit plan Republican leaders unveiled Tuesday will be officially offered today Jn the Illinois House, aeoorditig to House Speaker W. Robert Blair. Blair, a Park Forest Republican, told UPI Thursday he will introduce the plan "no later than" today to give people a chance to study it over the weekend. Contrary to speculation he would need Democratic cooperation even to introduce the bill, Blair said all he needs are votes—a simple majority— to get the bill before the Assembly. Some observers thought it would take 107 votes (an extraordinary three-fifths) to introduce the measure since the deadline for filing House bills has long since passed. Exempt From Rule But Blair said the bill can be considered a revenue or appropriations bill and therefore ex- Dedication Is Set Saturday For Buildings NAUVOO — The Seventies Hall, home of a unique adult education program in the 1840s, will be dedicated along with four other buildings in ceremonies Saturday at Nauvoo. Men from all walks of life who make up the priesthood of the church are known as The Seventies. The hall, which will be dedicated Saturday, was built in 1843 with the first floor a training area for missionaries, a small chapel and gathering place for residents. The second floor was a museum for traveling displays and for the curiosities brought back to Nauvoo by traveling missionaries. The building fell into disrepair after the Mormons left Nauvoo, but the foundation of the original building was rediscovered in 1970, and the reconstruction has kept as close to the original as possible. Also to be dedicated in ceremonies at 2 p.m. are the Brigham Young House, Noble- Smith House, Jonathan Browning House and Gun Shop, and Webb Wagon and Blacksmith Shop. The buildings have been restored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Nauvoo Restoration, Inc. All buildings are open to the public at no charge. empt from the 107-vote rule. 1 Bills dealing with these two areas can be introduced at any time during the session under House rules, regardless of the deadline for bill introductions. Blair said the GOP mass transit proposal has been "agreed to 95 per cent" despite shrill Democratic criticisms of the plan. Democrats stay the idea was sprung on them without consultation, that it contains no adequate audit system and that Chicago can't come up with the $15 million Republicans want the city to pitch in to get the transit district off the ground by 1975. Statehouse Democrats also lambasted the Republican reliance on $30 million from the state lottery-* concept that has yet to clear the Senate and gain Democratic Gov. Daniel Walker's approval. Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley said Wednesday he favors a lottery, Walker is wavering. Program at Altona ALTONA — Members of Altona American Legion Post 390 and Auxiliary will conduct Memorial Day services at the Altona Cemetery Monday at 11 a.m. The West Coast's highest television transmitter, operated by KBAK TV of Bakersfield, Calif., is on Mt. Breckenridge about 7,775 feet above sea level. Blair also told UPI there will not be a transit authority set up that can impose taxes without a referendum. "This is one thing that's dear," Blair said. "We will not allow taxes to be levied for mass transit without first giving the voters a voice." Blair said this is in keeping with the Walker view that no transit authority should be set up with taxing power unless the voters approve it. "Our plan is the only way to meet Walker's thinking and still keep the suburban and downstate people happy," Blair said. The GOP plan calls for cutting the state sales tax statewide by one-half per cent and then allowing it to be re imposed in the six county area that would be served by the new transit district. Downstate Tax Reduction The net result, under the GOP plan, would be a tax reduction for downstaters. Taxpayers in the six counties affected (Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, Will and McHenry) would pay the same 4 per cent (plus one per cent local) tax they pay now. This "additional" one-half per cent sales tax in the six couft- tits would reap $100 million a year for the transit district, according to GOP estimates. Another $30 m i 11 i o n would come from the lottery if it i9 approved and Chicago would chip in $15 million. Another $15 million would come from a hike in the tax levied at parking garages in the district. The grand total for the mass transit system in 1975 would be $160 million. This, Blair said, would be more than enough money to get a feasible six-county mass transit district off and running. I Lest We Forget This is the Land of the Free because it was the Home of the Brave who died for it. CLARK DRUG 1440 N. Henderson . 342-4169 ADULT DANCING CLASSES MR. AND MRS. WAYNE CUNNINGHAM Invite You To COME DANCE WITH US MONMOUTH AMERICAN LEGION Air Conditioned Ballroom DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND NEW CLASSES BEGINNING Monday, June 4, 1973 Beginner Class 7:00 - 8:30 P.M. Advanced Class 8:30 - 10:00 P.M. International Ballroom Dancing - Fox Trot - Waltz Swing - Lindy - New Yorker - Chacha Rhumba - Samba - Polka RESERVATIONS ESSENTIAL SEND FEE PAYABLE TO Wayne Cunningham, 409 N. Cherry St. Galesburg, III. 61401 Per Couple $35.00 for 10 Mondays Route 34 Monmouth American Legion Look For The Flag Phone 343-2041 MAY SPECIAL The Mormon Church reported during the 1973 General Conference in Salt Lake City that its membership had risen to 3.2 million. MEMORIAL WEEKENI SPECIAL 3 Days or While Supply Lasts Goodyear Cushion Poly IV Tires ALL WHITE WALLS ALL SIZES ONE PRICE •120 FREE MOUNTING and FREE BALANCE 343-9768 963 E. MAIN Complete Price For 4 Tires--- 00 Tax Included LOVELL'S SKELLY SERVICE 11.5 Cu. Ft. No Frost Refrigerator Fish experts say that because of a poorty developed nervous system a fish probably feels discomfort rather than actual pain when hooked. ^MMMOBBBW Tim Hasten Sez . . . "IF YOU ARE NOT RIDING ON Jetzan tin** PLEASE SLOW DOWN" SOUTHSIDE GULF 406 S. Chambers Galesburg Only 28" wide... no defrosting ever! 11.5 cu. ft. No Frost Refrigerator • Freezer holds over 80 lbs. • Two Ice 'n Easy trays under package rack for easy removal • Freezer door shelf for half gallon] ice cream cartons • Three cabinet shelves; one slidesl out • Huge vegetable bin holds 9/10 bushel • Removable bin holds up to 18 eggs Only 28" wide, 61" high Exchange Suggested Retail 59.95 A 7-Piece Set Of Extra Heavy-Duty Steel, Waterless Cookware. $ 29" With The Purchase of Any GE REFRIGERATOR Financing Available We Sell We Deliver We Service Hines&Mc Clint ock 138 E. Main, Galesburg Ph. 342-7714 If You Are Not Buying From Hines & McClintock You May Be Paying Too Much

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