Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on June 7, 1973 · Page 5
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Henry County Pork Queen Contest Set QALVA-The Henry County Pork Producers Assn. will sponsor the annual Henry County Pork Queen Contest June 18 at The Deck Restaurant in Genesco. Girls in tihe county who wttl he 18 by Jan. 1, 1974, but will not be over 21 by that da,to who reside on a farm where pork is produced or arc the daughters of a farmer actively engaged in pork production are eligible to enter the contest. Girls wanting more • information may call Mrs. Charles tfaum ab Colona, Mrs. SLanley Storm at Genoseo, Mrs. Harold Anderson at Cambridge or the area director. Contestants will be competing for prize money of $25, $15 and $10. First place winner will advance to state conv petition during the alialc fair, where the state winner will receive an all-expense paid trip for two to Las Vegas, Nev. It. was announced recently by the Pork Producers Assn. that a selection clinic on breeding slock, boars and gilts, will be held July 1 from 2-4 p.m. at the Henry County (fairgrounds. Directors have announced •that the annual pork cook-out contest will be held during the county fair on July 28, Mrs. J. Vincent Nordgren of St. Petersburg, Fla,, will 'give a program of picliurcs of the Holy Land June 14 at 8 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church. Community residents are invited. Mrs. Nordgren has visited ithe Holy Land several times. GALVA MRS. SUSAN HEPNEtt CORRESPONDENT Home Address: 24 NE Third St. Phone 932-2725 Gaiesburg Register-Mail, Galesburg, 1II, ,.Thursday, June 7# J|?3 | Man Seen Fleeing 1-57 Murder Car She is the sister-in-law of Eugene Nordgren, Miss Ellida Nordgren and Mrs. .John Bogren of Galva. Her late husband was a Lutheran pastor. Dr. Eugene Nordgren will play organ selections during idhc program. The Galva Sidewalk Day ac­ tivities have been set for June 19 with a pet parade set for 11. a.m. Galva Chamber of Commerce annually sponsors the day of summer events and merchants display their bargains on sidewalk counters. Drawings will be held throughout the day and a penny scramble will be held in CHICAGO (UPI) - Police today were looking for a man who was seen fleeing from the car of one of three victims murdered along Interstate 57 after the car was involved in a West Side Chicago accident. A woman's purse found in the car also was believed to be linked to the Sunday shotgun slayings of Dorothy Cemy, 25, Chicago; her fiance, James Schmidt, 25, Chicago, and Betty L. Harmon, 29, Daricn. Witnesses told police that a man carrying a shotgun fled from a car owned fey Mrs. Harmon after it was involved in an accident on Chicago 's West Side late Sunday. , Chicago police said residents of the area where Mrs. Hat* mon's car crashed Into a parked car said a man ran from the auto and returned a short time later to recover a shotgun from the car. Bushnell Summer Classes Star June 18 BUSHNELL - Bushncll- Prairie City school officials annnounced today that summer classes will be held from June 18-July 13 at East Elementary School. No classes will be held on July 4. Enrichment and remedial courses in mathematics and reading will be conducted Monday through Thursday for grade school children. Travel tours will be held Fridays between 8:30 and 11:30 a.m. The tour schedule is: June 22, Peoria Glen Oak Park Zoo, planetarium and airport; June 29, Lewistown Dickson Mounds and surrounding area; July 6, New Salem State Park and Lincoln Land area, and July 13, mystery tour. Registration fees will be $5 per class or the tour scries, or $10 for both classes and the tours. A beginning typing class will be held at the high school lions, accompanied on the guitar by Mrs. Frank Sccord, a high school music teacher. Denton White, superintendent of schools, told of the Registration for all classes . history of the class. He noted should be completed as soon that the 1973 class of 110 grad as possible, school officials said. Ham and eggs were served to members of Bushnell-Prai­ de City High School's graduating class at the annual senior breakfast Tuesday morning at the United Methodist Church. The meal was served by mothers of the group. A quartet composed of Greg Garrison, Vicki Brown, Nancy Beatty and Barbara Smith sang several selec- J. Paul Getty's Son Dead, Body Knife Wounds Found LOS ANGELES (UPI) Police revealed today that two small knife wounds were found on the body of George F. Getty II, eldest son of oil billionaire J. Paul Getty, after he died Wednesday at Queen of Angels Hospital where he- was registered under a false name. At first it was reported that the 48-year-old Getty, executive vice president of the Getty Oil Co., had died after a sudden illness, apparently of a cerebral hemorrhage. But Police Lt. E. Hernandez said today that small knife wiounds, one on the chest and another on the left leg, led police to believe that he died under "suspicious circumstances.' "We don't know how they got there, only that there are wounds on the body," Hernandez said. A team of detectives was piecing together several conflicting stories and were interviewing Mrs. Getty and other family members at their Bel Air home. Police gave the following sequence of reports: Getty was taken to Queen of the Angels Hospital at 2:40 a.m. Wednesday by Dr. Kendrick H EE JEWELERS Watch Crystals Replaced in 30 Minutes, Official Burlington Northern & Santa Fe Time Inspector 314 E. MAIN ST. Located Elsa Marie Shop Smith, who registered Getty as "George S. Davis" of North Hollywood. Hospital officials said the man later identified as Getty was suffering from a shallow chest wound, possibly inflicted by a knife, and another wound on his left leg. Getty died more than 12 hours later, at 3:40 p.m., at which time the coroner's office notified police. Members of the Getty family told police that Getty had been injured accidentally during a barbecue at their home Tuesday night, but the wound at first was thought to be slight. Later they took him to the hospital. The coroner's office said the county handled the case because there was "no professional , medical opinion on the death." Chief Medical Examiner Thomas Noguchi was expected to conduct an autopsy later today. Getty began a career independent of his father's after serving in the Army during World War II. In 1947, he formed his own exploration company and the next year brought in the South Crane Oil Field in West Texas. In 1949, he joined the Pacific Western Oil Corp. to head the Saudi Arabian division at Jedda and in 1955 was named the firm's executive vice president. He then resigned to join the old Tidewater Oil Co. as a director and eastern division general manager. He became Tidewater's president in 1958. In 1967, Tidewater merged with his father's Getty Oil Co. He had served as executive vice president and chief operating officer, of Getty since that time. uatcs is the second largest in the school's history. Gifts were presented to the graduates by several Bushnell firms. Billfolds were provided by Farmers and Merchants State Bank, religious booklets were given by Simpson-Powelson Lumber Co. and Lyle D. Webb and miniature diplomas were provided by Bushnell Federal Savings and Loan Assn. Oliass members gave $20 to Hlhe city recreaibion program. iMns. Ann Olson Was general chairman of the breakfast. OommiilDbee chairmen were IMns. Wilmia Hess and Mrs. Mary Jane Bueten, kitchen; flVKns. QVfeiba Ettor and Mrs. iMairy Francis, diking, room, ianid Mais. Belbe Ann Geeves and Mirs. ' iMartJha Beatify, dieooratiing. BUSHNELL MRS. JAY CLEMENS CORRESPONDENT Home Address: 560 W. Hurst St. Phone 772-2240 Mr. and Mirs. Paul LeMast- ©r have soM (Jheor apartment hwse alt the corner of West Main and Haiil streets to Sherman Adiaiir, Colchester. BushneM city officials Tues-. day awarded a $3,204 conitradt to Burlington Road Builders, Carthage, to chip and seal some 20 Mocks oif oity streets. The project will be financed by motor fuel tax funds. Mr. and Mrs. Lonnie Hick- enfocltom entertained their daughter, Sue, alt an after- graduation parity Tuesday night at their home. Mtendiing were Mr. and Mrs. John McCann and Mr. amid Mrs. Archie Grafton, all cif Adair; Mr. and Mirs. Harold Ruibledge, Maooimfo; Mr. and Mrs. Dexlber Emory and Mr. and Mrs. Waiter M. Smith, <aM of Prairie Oity, amid Mr. and Mrs. Holbert Nor- onoss and Charles, Mrs. Edna Kilhuirnie, Mr. amid Mrs. Roger HickenboTJtiam and Sue and Sally Hiickenbo*tom, all of Bushnell. Mr. and Mrs. Atom Sharon honored their daughter Marilyn at an afiter-'graiduaition parity Tuesday. Refreshments were served to 40 persons ait their home. James L. Sanders, 32, Bushnell, who was charged with aggravated battery, was sentenced Tuesday in MoDonough County Circuit Court to a year at the state prison farm, Van- diailia. Sanders pleaded guilty to a charge oif threatening a Bushnell policeman with a ibutoher knife last Saturday. High style. High heels. In high quality, easy- care man-made Versatan for long lasting good looks. Soles and heels defy wear; never need replacing. See therrj now. Two Ton© Brown 13.99 Johnsonian affordable fashions® by Endicott Johnson- Blu & Grey or Two Tone Brown 13.99 WAREHOUSE SHOE CENTER 120 E. Main St. Ph. 343-0725 Open Mon. & Fri. 9-9; Sat. 9-6; Tue. thry Thur. 9-5:30 SALT Dkl you ever li.ivo to out a meal without salt? Jesus snlcl n community without Cluislian.s is like food without siilt. Are you one of 1he few capable of serving In this way? Discover for yourself. Go to church. Study the words and worlc o£ Jesus, EMMANUEL UNITED METHODIST 733 Marston and 740 Hawlcinson WORSHIP 10 A.M. 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