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No. 1 Postman of Nation Prepares For New Duties MADISON, Wis. (UPI) — Wisconsin Tax Commissioner John A. Gronouski intends to begin preparing for his new role as the nation's No. 1 postman—if the phone ever stops ringing. There were smiles at the Gronouski home Monday after President Kennedy Medic Tells Of Coronary Disease Study NEW YORK (AP)-In a carefully watched group of Americans, those with high cholesterol levels not only develop more coronary disease, but they develop it more frequently—and it leads more often to a fatal heart attack. That is one verdict from a study of 5,127 men and women in Framingham, Mass., reported today by Dr. William B. Kannel of the National Heart Institute. It may not mean that cholesterol itself is the culprit, he said. But as cholesterol—one kind of blood fat—goes, so go other blood fat measurements. Threshold Passed From this, said Dr. Kannel, you can conclude that "in a population that has been saturated with fat some threshold (of safety) has been passed." In the Framingham study, about 1 in 10 of the men between the ages of 30 and 60 have developed some coronary disease in the last 10 years. Of those who have the first signs or symptoms of-coronary disease, 3 nor cent die within the first three weeks, 55 per cent of them suddenly. If there is a set of suggestions a doctor might offer a patient. Kannel said, they might be something like this: Get up and exercise, eat a less rich diet, less of foods with saturated fats, smoke fewer cigarettes; and if you have high blood pressure, get it lowered, and if you are overweight, lose weight. STOMACH TROUBLE? Ulcer pain, gas, bloating TAKE HARVEY TABLETS The Harvey Stumacb treatment has given relief to thousands. Our medicine u designed to form a coating on your stomach, thus to allow healing and protection against excess stomach acid. Ulcer pain, gas, Dloatlng and stomach distress are mostly the result at too much add secretion. You will be so pleasantly surprised when In Just a few daya you will find yourself sleeping much better, having more pep and energy and won't bave that feeling of exhaustion due to stomach distress. This doctor's formula is sold on a money-back: guarantee. 48 tablets —full size is- only $1 .85. Accept no substitute, demand HARVEY TABLETS. Mai) orders filled. Sold only WEST DRUG CO., INC. — GO WEST — We DsiiTs* 324 B. Main Oalasbura named the 43 - year -old Democrat to his Cabinet as postmaster general. Only his 10 -year- old daughter, Stacy, had frowns. She had to start saying farewell to her school mates on her first dav of classes. The first thing Gronouski plans to do, he said, is meet with Sidney Bishoop, acting postmaster general, to "get a basic briefing. I've got a lot to learn and am looking forward to learning." Gronouski will be the fifth postmaster general appointed from Wisconsin and the first person of Polish ancestry named to the Cabinet. He said he hoped he was appointed "because they thought I could do a good job," and not because his nomination would attract Polish votes. He said he worked during Kennedy's 1960 campaign "by licking a lot of postage stamps." The stocky tax commissioner, who stands 5 feet nine inches and weighs 200 pounds, said he would join Pierre Salinger's wing of the administration's physical fitness program. Born in the small Marinette County town of Dunbar on Oct. 26. 1919, Gronouski grew up in Oshkosh and attended the Oshkosh State College for three years before transferring to the Univer- city of Wisconsin. There he earned his bachelor of arts degree in economics. After leaving military service, he returned to Wisconsin where he received his masters degree in economics and public finance, and later earned a doctorate in the same field. He taught at the University of Maine and at Wayne University, and was director of the Federation of State Tax Administrators before coming here. He married the, former Mary Louise Metz of Madison in 1948. They have two daughters, Stacy, and Julie, 7. During the war, he served as a navigator with the Eighth Air Force and flew 24 combat missions over Europe. He was forced to bail out from his crippled plane on one mission and was one of three from a crew of 10 that survived. Gronouski was rescued by a British destroyer in the English Channel. "I have always been lucky," he said. Now You Know By United Press International The "horse latitudes" near the equator are so named because sea captains sometimes threw horses overboard lest they consume too much drinking water, according to the National Geographic Atlas of the World JUNIOR WALLACES—Policemen hold back jeering crowd of shouting students this morning at West End High School in Birm-' ingham, Ala., after two Negro girls successfully enrolled in the school. Large crowds of students staged protest demonstrations WELCOMES OFFICIAL — Fire Chief Wayne Nalson (right), welcomes Bettcndorf Fire Chief Art Voclliger to a meeting in Galesburg Monday of area fire chiefs and industrial fire officials. Under discussion were various fire problems, new equipment and ideas. Some 20 fire officials attended from Rock Island, Moline, East Moline, Davenport, Bcttendorf, Galesburg, Geneseo and other cities. QUOTES FROM THE DAY'S NEWS (Reg. U. S. Pat. Off.) By United Press International WASHINGTON — President Kennedy, attacking Alabama Gov. George C. Wallace for blocking school integration: "For his own personal and political reasons — so that he may In '63, look like you ski I An alpine-Influenced zip cardigan is a good beginning, This Jantzen links-knitted wool Is the new continental length, has a sharp contrast in the border and the old-world touch of pewter-flnlsh buttons at the neckline $19.95 jantzen sportswear for " sportsmen DOWNTOWN GALESBURG later charge federal interference — he is desperately anxious to have the federal government intervene in a situation in which we have no desire to intervene." MONTGOMERY, Ala. - State Finance Director Seymore Trammell, ordering National Guardsmen to clear U. S. marshals from the grounds of the state Capitol; "This is a tense situation and the governor does not want anybody hurt." MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Tax Commissioner John A. Gronouski, newly appointed postmaster general: "I've got a lot to learn and am looking forward to learning." JACKSON, Miss. - Lt. Gov. Paul Johnson, calling on conservatives, of the South and Midwest to join forces: "It is time to unite the corn- belt with the cornpone." Henderson Party Visits in Arkansas HENDERSON - Mrs. A. D. Snyder, Mrs. Ed Winder, Viola and Vickie Winder went to see Eddie Snyder and family at Aiken, Ark. Saturday until Monday. Eddie is Mrs. Snyder's son. Mr. and Mrs. William Blake were called to Wheeler by the unexpected death of Mrs. Blake's mother. They were gone Thursday and Friday. The Black Hills PASSION PlAY Sept. 29 & 30 Sunday Matinee at 2:30 p .m. Evenings — 8:00 p .m. Prices $1-60 • |2.20 - 12.75 Student Matinee MONDAY — 12:45 p.m. Prices 75c Call or write for tickets Galesburg Register-Mail 140 S. Prairie 342-5161 outside the building. At the same time several hundred spectators built up around the property. In addition scores of white pupils stayed away in protest. UNI FAX Breeding Co-op Visitation Days Fixed Sept. 15-22 All area livestock men will have an opportunity to Icarn first-hand about artificial insemination of beef and dairy cattle Sept. 15 and 22. These dates are special visitation days at the headquarters of Northern Illinois Breeding Co-op., according to Keith King of Oneida, treasurer. Those attending will see the latest • techniques of semen preservation and storage in liquid nitrogen equipment at minus 320 degrees. They also will have an opportunity to inspect the large battery of sires used cooperatively throughout 40 northern Illinois counties. A picnic lunch will be furnished to all attending. lowans Inspect Alphan's Stvinc ALPHA — Ralph Rice, Alpha, explained his swine enterprise to a group of swine producers from Benton County, Iowa, in a recent tour of his farm. Eldon Hans, county agent from there, along with 28 swine producers made a .'i-day lour of outstanding swine enterprises in Western Illinois and Eastern Iowa. Qalesburg Register -Mail GALESBURG. ILL., TUESDAY, SEPT. 10, 1M3 SEC. 2 PAGE 9; Vinson Opens Drive to Block: New Discrimination Measure WASHINGTON rUPI) - Rep. Carl Vinson, D-Ga.. one of Congress* most influential members, has launched a drive to block a Pentagon directive placing segregated communities off-limits to servicemen. Vinson, chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, was reported Monday to be drafting legislation aimed at halting off- base anti-segregation action by military commanders. Such legislation would stand a good chance of passage with the backing of the veteran Georgia Democrat, one of the lending congressional authorities on military affairs. Even short of enactment, the measure's mere introduction by Vinson rould throw n block into the Pentagon's latest move against discrimination. Issues Directive The directive, issued by Defense Secretary Robert S. McNamara July 26, grew out of the so-called "Gescll Report." which held that discrimination had been fairly well abolished in the military but that Negro servicemen and their families often ran into discriminatory practices in their home life away from the base. McNamara's directive ordered base commanders to do what they could locally to alleviata these problems, and indirectly authorized them, in extreme cases and with advance consent of the civrlian service secretaries, to rule segregated facilities off-lim* its to base personnel. Southern members of Congress generally hit the ceiling at news of the directive. Rep. Robert L. F. Sikes, D- Fbi.. said Monday that Vinson shortly would introduce a bill to "set aside" the limited authority granted base commanders to crack down on private businesses in their areas. Mexico Way MEXICO CITY, (NEA) — The first participation by United States bowlers in the world tournament conducted by the Federation Internationale des Quilleurs will be in Mexico City Nov. 3-10. it ft 0ldat40.50.60? Man, Get Wise! Pep Up ThouKMuU arc pt 'ppy at 70! So, if yon fcnl wrnk, low in ntcrijy, "old" nt '10. !>0 or OO. quit hl.unitiu it on nqc. If you wnnt to (evi younger, try Oitrcx Tonic Tiiblrd nt oner. Alio for rlfliillty due to rundown brxly 'i luck of iron, the "bHow-par" frrlinits yoti mny call "briittl old". l'ut» prp in both tciei. Try OstrcT — frcl p<*ppy, younarr. 8-day "«Pt- icriiuilntrd" li/o cinin liltlo. All druggist*. FLYING FINN HELSINKI, Finland (UPD— Pole vaulter Pentti Nikula cracked the world record in his specialty three times on Feb. 2, soaring to a new height of 16 feet, 8 a A inches. READ THE CLASSIFIEDS! NEED GUTTERS? CALL WHITE'S 342-0185 Announcing . . . NEW REAL ESTATE COURSE To Start in Downtown Peoria September 30 • A practical REAL ESTATE COURSE FOR BEGINNERS. Sessions held every Monday evening for IB weeks. Qualifies for the state examination. Contains everything you should know to become successful in the real estate business. • Taught by Ellery E. Lay, a prominent Peoria real estate broker and appraiser. Mr. Lay has taught our real estate courses for the past eight years. Every session is actually a "real estate laboratory"—filled with "know-how" to make you successful. Ask for Brochure which contains all information. Write, telephone 673-1256, or call personally. Midstate College of Commerce 240 S. W. Jefferson Avenue Downtown Peoria Randell Motors GMC TRUCKS DIESEL & GAS 1652 Monmouth Blvd. Phone 342-0015 or 343-9235 PAUL "PINKY" RANDELL i 1 'Always at Your Service" Harrison L Patterson • Gib Schoonover • Robert G. Lamb • Rodney Tulin M. R. 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