Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on July 12, 1973 · Page 13
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Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois · Page 13

Galesburg, Illinois
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Thursday, July 12, 1973
Page 13
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Card Parties SOANOETAHA COUNTRY CLUB Soangetaha Social Bridge Club met Tuesday afternoon at the clubhouse. Prizes were won by Mrs. Myron Soupene, first; Mrs. E. J. Dosing, second, and Mrs. G. D. Cully, third. Hostesses were Mrs. C. A. Dayton and Mrs. Roy Dredge. POSTSCRIPTS Postscript members met tot n card party at the Home Savings and Loan on Tuesday. Hostesses for the evening were Mrs. Emil Hansen and Mrs. Cad Seipker. Winners in bridge were Mrs. A. J. Lawson, Mrs. Sarah Priick and Mrs. Joe Mayfield. Frizes were also won by Mrs. Briidc, Mrs. A. J. Lawson, Mrs. Seipker and Mrs. Orville Phillips. READ THE WANT ADS! HAVE YOU VISITED O.T.'s antrtf SHELF ON THE BALCONY? DO YOU WANT SOMETHING TO PUT ZEST IN YOUR OFFICE COFFEE BREAK? WE HAVE ROLLS & JAM & COOKIES & SNACKS & MORE! LOOK AT THESE FRI. & SAT. SPECIALS! LARGE DANISH ROLLS 6 FOR 65c CARAMEL NUT ROLLS 75c Doz. RYE, WHITE OR WHEAT BREAD 36c DUBUQUE LUNCH MEATS 8 OZ. PKG. 59c SEALTEST YOGURT ALL FLAVORS 29c WYLER'S LEMONADE MIX 3 OZ. PKG. 2 FOR 25c 60 NORTHERN NAPKINS 12"xl3V4" 17c SEE US ON THE BALCONY Chapters Complete Plans For Visit When the meeting of Violet Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star was held at the Masonic Temple Tuesday evening plans were finalized lor the official visit of Mrs. Grace K. Parrel, worthy grand matron, Order of Eastern Star, of Illinois on July 24 to Nonpareil and Violet chapters. Mrs. Hugh Woolum, worthy matron and William C. Schroeder, worthy patron, presided, The chapters will be hostesses joint* ly for the official visit. It was announced Mrs. Parrel and the state officers will be guests at a dinner served at 6:30 p.m. by Bethel Shrine, Those wishing to attend the dinner are being asked to make reservations with the secretaries by Monday. Grand lecturers, Mrs. Env mert Griffith, Mrs. David Barstow and Mrs. Ted Wilson, were escorted and introduced, Grand chapter committees included Mrs. Lewis Palmer, Mrs. Charles Hillier, Mrs. John Harper, Mrs. Maude Ryan, Emmert Griffith, George Kennedy, Mrs. Hazel Strobel and Mrs. Kennedy. Mr. and Mrs. William Hudgel were in charge of the social hour at the close of the meeting. SPOON RIVER DRAMA WORKSHOP "The Foxy Fox" will be presented by the Spoon River Drama Workshop on Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Galesburg Public Library as part of the summer reading program. If on a golf course during an electric storm, get out of the shoes with metal spikes on them and head for a low place. A sand trap is a good place in this instance. Women ill the News • • • Gqlesbui&Rfflist^^^^Thursday, July ,12,;1973 13 Talk About the Ultimate Trip By KATHLEEN NEUMEYER LOS ANGELES (UP!)—Plato wrote that the last continent of Atlantis lay beyond the pillars of Hercules, so Maxine Asher figured that would be the place to look. This summer the blonde audio-visual expert and archaeology doctoral candidate is leading an expedition, along v with her former history professor, Dr. Julian Nava,. to search off the. coast of southern Spain for the legendary continent believed to have sunk more than 11,000 years ago. Nearly 200 persons, including 40 college professors from the United States, England, Ireland and Spain, will take part in the exploration, sponsored by Pep- peatUne University, which will give six units of college credit to student participants. "After 12 years researching the common origins of mankind for my doctorate, I was disturbed by how many unknowns there are in history, such as languages we don't know the origins of," Mrs. Asher explains. "Then, during the big earthquake we had here two years ego, two things fell onto the floor at my house. One was a book about Atlantis, and the other was a Cretan goddess. "I thought to myself, I wonder if this is what I have been looking for?" Mrs. Asher said she had long been interested in the myths surrounding the lost continent. "Now, in Plato's Dialogues, he gives a complete description cf Atlantis and says it lies just beyond the Pillars of Hercules, which we know as Gibraltar and Tangiers," she related. I thought, Why not look in the exact spot where Plato Said it was?" Accordingly, Mrs. Asher made a trip last summer to Cadiz, Spain, and interviewed townspeople, divers and navy personnel about the undersea ruins off the Spanish coast, believed to date back at least 2,500 years. "People have known about these ruins for years," she says, "but up to now the Spanish coast has not permitted much underset exploration." Mrs. Asher felt confident that the ruins she could see N from the water surface were Atlan- tean cities. Plans Program "I decided then to bring a small summer program to Spain. I drew up a 100 -page course of study, because you can't just go to a university empty-handed and say I want to look for Atlantis. Pepperdine agreed immediately to accredit a program," she said. The Spanish government also agreed to cooperate. Mrs. Asher has recruited professors from various disciplines — anthropology, archaeology, geology, history, geography, linguistics, oceanography and parapsychology, to take part in the expedition. "Most people are going because of, the adventure," says [Nava, a history professor at California State University at Northridge and a member of the Los Angeles school board. "Some really believe,that Atlantis is there, and others think Earring Fun Making your own earrings can be fun and inexpensive. One style: Tiny colorful beads strung on wire that can be twisted into any shape. You can buy 14k gold wires for pierced ears and attach them to the inexpensive wire. READ THE WANT ADS! MALES' formal wear "In Stock Rentals" PHONE 30!/Ma -Stl4 > AfUr Six. Lord Wtit, Palm Batch Register for Fret Honeymoon to Las Vegas 10 Wait Main St.. Oalesburg MORE OUR WORKMEN NEED ELBOW ROOM SO SCHUBACHS SUMMER SALE IS ON NOW SAVE 25-50> The Men's Shop SUITS SPORT COATS PANTS DRESS SHIRTS KNIT SHIRTS Reg. To $160.00 115.00 36.00 17.00 30.00 TIES 20% OFF Except Solids SHOES 25% OFF All Shoes Now From $32.50 30.00 15.20 5.20 24.00 The Ladies' Shop SPORTSWEAR — '/« OFF From $7.00 Values to $55.00 SUITS and PANT SUITS — Vi OFF From $30.00 Values to $110.00 DRESSES From $20.00 Values to $75.00 SWIMWEAR — 1/3 OFF From $14.00 Values to $32.00 COATS — */4 to Vi OFF From $25.00 Values to $72.00 The Inn Shoppe Short Sleeve KNIT SHIRTS Reg. to $12.00 BELTS — Reg. to $6.00 PANTS —- Reg. to $14.00 SWIMWEAR — Reg. to $30.00 BERMUDAS — Reg. to $15.00 Now from $2.50 Now from $2.50 Now from $4.75 Now from $4.00 Now from $4.00 the search alone will be fascinating. Atlantis has always fascinated people." Nava says he hopes the group will at least "find traces of manmade objects. That In itself would be rather astounding. "I think we may find Roman, Greek, and maybe Phoenician underwater ruins," he says. "Maybe even evidence of volcanic or drastic geological upheaval. Atlantis was supposedly a highly civilized society, so if we found anything very com pleated, it would have to be from a pre-Gcnesis civiliza lion," he saJd. "We might even be able to reveal that the Atlantic Ocean Was not always underwater. That alone would blow the minds of geologists," he laughed, Nava and Mrs. Asher anticipate that whatever they find can be reconstructed on land. "Or," Mrs. Asher speculates, "even encased in a bubble. Someday we may well have underwater cities encased in bubbles. My mother and I have been joking about putting in the first McDonald's on Atlantis." Now she's reviewing applicants "of all ages from any walk of life, as long as they are high school graduates." The group flew to Spain July 9 for six weeks, living in a hotel in Cadiz, with transportation, rcorn and board and souba lessons and equipment included in the $2,830 tuition fee. ~f,*: "What we want is highly; educated amateurs," Nava^;says. "This is going to be a^rtnais- rance group of peoplSj^febme specialists and some iJJW* professionals. It's a happy inp, an adventure. X# "We'll give equal weight to all evidence, including intuition," Mrs. Asher say^i* "There's no reason it&Sfe all have to be academic;types. After all, it was a (tetrnan* businessman, Heinrich Schliemann, wandering around with'..i?Cmap and saying 'Dig here,' who discovered Troy," she says. THE SHOP ACCOMMODATING •J .I Men's and Women's Fashions KELLOGG & MAIN STREETS, GALESBURG SHOP MONDAY & FRIDAY TIL 9 OPEN J 9 9 A.M. To] A.M. SAT. STORE WIDE SUMMER CLEARENCE Summer Dresses Summer Handbags Reg. to 34.00 Reg. 15.00 fOO $190 TO TO Save on Junior, Missey, and Womens half sizes. Fabulous colors and styles to choose from for the hot summer months ahead. Swinging summerbags bags in leatherlike vinyls, slick patents, frosty beads, and plastic coated wickers too. Lots of white, navy and beige. 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