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10 * Gali^iifft^fl|stgf *M0jJ^M^fl#JJ!.. XuMdqy, July 24, If 73 Bushnell Loan Association Announces Relocation Plan BUSHNELL - Bushnell Federal Savings and Loan Assn. will be relocated on East Hurst Street. Authorities announced today the purchase of two properties on the south side of East Hurst Street for the new office build* ing. the properties, a residence at 190 E. Hurst St., and an adjacent building, were owned by Miss Mary Merrow. Hazing operations are now under way to clear the area for the hew building which will feature drive-up window service and a parking lot. The white frame residence and the brick structure known as the Merrow Building are being torn down by Larry Payne of near Bushnell. The brick building which has stood empty for many years, was once the Rose Garden Dance Hall. It later housed a furniture store and a car dealership. Most recently it has been used for needlecraft, art and flower shows during the Bushnell Town and Country Festival. The loan institution, formerly known as the Bushnell Home' stead and Loan Assn., opened its doors in 1911 and has occupied offices on the opposite side of the street from the new site and its present location at 397 W. Main St., in the old First National Bank Building. In 1934, the firm obtained a federal charter and became known as Bushnell Federal Savings and Loan Assn. Bushnell High School Class Of 1943 held its 30-year reunion Saturday at the Stable Restau- ' rant. A short business meeting was held. Members decided to have another reunion the third •Saturday in July of 1978. Attending were George Boyd and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Burke, 'Galesburg; Col. Frank Dixon, - Lenexa. Kan.; Mr. and Mrs. .•Robert Haines, North Syracuse, ,N. Y.; Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Heidt (Corrine Alden), Fort Wayne, Ind.; Eugene Hood, Ot- r tumwa, Iowa: Mrs. Jane (Sanders) Hook, Casper, Wyo.; Mr. and Mrs. Bill Jackson, Law- „renceville; Mr. and Mrs. Donald Rose, Manito; Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Speer, Table Grove, and Mr. and Mrs. William Morrison (Verna DeRenzy), Ipava. Attending from Bushnell were ^Mr. and Mrs. John Crowl (Georgia Southwell); Mr. and Mrs. Bob McElvain (Harriet Rogers); Mr. and Mrs. Jack Peek, Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Ridle (Lorraine Alexander), and Mr. and Mrs. Keith Tracey (Donna Clayton). Bushnell VFW Auxiliary will meet. Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. at the VFW Hall. Members of the Bushnell High School Class of 1948 held their 28-year reunion with a dinner and dance Saturday at the Driftwood Supper Club near Avon. A family picnic was held Sunday at the VFW Park. The next reunion will be held in five years. Attending Attending were Mrs. Robert (Joan Bartlett) Legge, Phoenix, Ariz.; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Swanson, Englewood, Colo.; Mr. and Mrs. Don Trammel, St. BUSHNELL MRS. JAY CLEMENS CORRfiSPONBlNT Home Address: S«0 W. Hurst St Phone 772-2240 Cloud, Minn.; Mr. and Mrs. Jim Kipling, Akron, Ohio; Mr. and Mrs. Jim Spiker, Hinsdale; Mr. and Mrs. Jim (Joan Dell) Burke, Burlington, Iowa; Mr. and,Mrs. Wayne (Barbara Rogers) Kimler, Peoria; Mr. and Mrs. Robert DeRenzy and Mr. and Mrs. Vic Mason, all of Canton; Mrs. Grover (Mary Jean Smith) Dunbar, Roseville; Mr. and Mrs. Don Crawford, Mr. and Mrs. Don (Byrda Cramer) Sullivan, Mr. and Mrs. Russell (Norma Jean Huffman) Parkins, all of Macomb, and Mr. and Mrs. Jer­ ry (Mary Likes) Taylor, Prairie City. Attending from Bushnell were Mr. and Mrs. Hollis Campbell Jr., Mr. and Mrs. Robert Ditts, Mr. and Mrs. Charles (Shirley Kimler) Myers, Miss Charlene Ehresman, Sam Huffman, Mrs. Charles (Pat Hutchins) Ebbert, Mr. and Mrs, David Knott, Mr. and Mrs. Gene (Barbara Mc Cormick) Wilt, Mr. and Mrs Ron (Virginia Powers) Elam, Mr. and Mrs. Harris Lafary, Mr. and Mrs. Locie (Frances Thompson) Smith and Mr. and Mrs. Gene Smith. wmmmiN mi) - The White Howe ipent more than $105,000 tor secret political polls became President Niton's aides distrusted those taken by his campaign committee and the Republican National Com mittee, a former aide said Monday. Gordon Sfrachan, former political assistant to fired White House aide H. R. Haldeman, testified at the Senate Watergate hearings that "the President knew we conducted extensive private polling, but t can't speak about whether He even worried how it was paid for." Sen. Howard Baker, R-Tenn., expressed surrpise that the White House felt it necessary to conduct the independent polls to learn the President's re-election chances t when similar polls already had been taken by his rejection committee and his party's national committee. Nixon carried 49 of me 50 states, losing only Massachusetts. "The very fact that private polling was undertaken by Haldeman secretly from the Republicans and the re-election g Senator DoleFeeb Ta WASHINGTON (UP!) - Sen, Robert J. Dole, who was Republican national chairman during the 10ft campaign, believes President Nixon hurt his public image when he refused to release the White House Watergate recordings. "My view is that at some time the tapes should be released," Dole said Monday. "My own view is that the revelation that these tapes are available hasn't helped' the President's cause with the American people." The Kansas senator said Nixon was probably "perfectly within his tights" in refusing access to the tapes and documents, but Dole said "we're reaching the point where in order to restore confidence there must be some dramatic move on his'part. "I just couldn't swallow the taping," Dole said. "Others have said Johnson and Kennedy did it. Well, 1 didn't vote for Johnson and Kennedy, I voted for Nixon." "There was a definite feeling of watTinc) Buaunii repueo. "There were numerous times when ma list of people with access to the poll results was cut down at Haldeman's direction." / Baker observed that "the image, is' coming through that wie nepunicBn convmuee oia not run the race, the re-election committee wtyeh. was set up didn't entirely run the race, but a committee at the White House headed by Haldeman and others ran the campaign." Strachan also testified that the polling organizations — which he didn't name^-were paid "something in excess of 1100,000"' for conducting the White House polls. He said the pollsters were paid in cash from kirge reserves maintained by the finance chairman of the re-election campaign, Maurice Stans. "Dean arranged with Stans to pay," Strachtan said, referring to another, fired White House aide, John W. Dean III, the President's former legal counsel. Read the Want Ads :"|' '''iiifiiii'ii'iifjlf';,* •'iiiiiirttilGiir" -Mi!, wi,,, Correct Technique Glenn W. Catlin, National Director of the delicate balance of nature Ecological Training Project for the American Camping Society, assists Judy Bryson, director of the Pioneer Girls at Camp Shau- bena, and other workers in correct wilderness techniques. The purpose of the project is to develop a greater sensitivity to the that exists in ecosystems. Catlin also defined the role of man in ecology and the environment. The Martinsville, Ind., native is the brother of David Catlin, Camp Shaubena ranger for 11 years. Galva Planning Commission Recommends New Substation GALVA—The Galva Planning Commission will "recommend to the City Council tonight that the Minodis Power Co. be granted a special use permit to construct a power substation on West Division Street. The property consists of two lots in the 500 block of West Division Street on which the company has taken options for purchase. Three power company officials were present at Monday night's hearing and explained that the need for expanding present facilities will provide the area with adequate power in the future. No objections were made and the commission was unanimous in recommending the special use permit. Included was the requirement that power pedes erected to carry electricity to the north shall! be located within the company's fenced area. The new substation will be surrounded by a seven-foot high cyclone fence and topped with barbed wire. The entire area will be covered with white rock and the premises landscaped. There will be two entrances, both circular —one from West ("Division Street and the other from Southwest' Fifth Avenue. The highest portion of the substation construction will be 22 feet of lattice work steel. The Planning Commission also approved a special use permit to Leon Brooks to conduct horse and pony trailer sales on his property on Southwest Sixth Avenue. That recommendation will also be presented to the City Council tonight. Galva MRS. SUSAN HEPNER CORRESPONDENT Home Address: 24 NE Third Ave. Phone 932-2725 Work was startled Ms morn ing by city crews to resurface the southside parking lot in the downtown area. City officials indicate that the oiling program will get under way in about 10 days. A group of second grade Blue Binds will return home tonight alter a 2-day stay at the Lake Calhoun summer cottage. Snake Hunt False Alarm WINDSOR, England (UPI) Armed game rangers treading warily through the long grass of Windsor Park laid down their guns Monday. Their two-day hunt for a deadly African hooded cobra was called off when snake expert George Williams found two harmless grass snake skins shed in an area littered with magnolia leaves. Nader Seeks Ban on Sale Of VW Recreation Vehicle WASHINGTON (UPI) - Consumer advocate Ralph Nader has asked the government to ban sales in this country of a four-passenger Volkswagen recreational vehicle called "The Thing." Nader says it is unsafe. Nader and an associate, Dr. Carl Nash, said Monday the vehicle, built on the chassis of the VW Beetle, "is completely lacking in roll-over protection and protection against occupant ejection despite the well-known propensity of Volkswagens to overturn and despite the special hazards of overturning in off- road operation." They wrote James E. Wilson, acting administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, urging that import and sales of "The Thing" be barred until it is made to conform to federal safety standards for regular passenger cars. They also requested recall of the vehicles already marketed for installa tion of safety features. A spokesman for Volkswagen of America said the company had not seen Nader's statement but that the car "meets all those federal standards which War Moms Plan Future Activities ALTONA - Members of Al tona War Mothers made plans for future events at a recent potluck at the Kufus Building Members will meet for a sewing day Aug. 6,.when plans wil also be discussed for a district meeting Sept. £0. Elsie Anderson, Dorothy Fay and Jeanette Simpson were appointed to attend a Sept. 10-11 advisory meeting at the LaSalle Hotel, Chicago. apply to it and all small utility Vehicles being sold in the United States by other manufacturers." Nader and Nash said the firm used a "loophole" which exempts so-called "multi-purpose" vehicles from passenger car safety standards'. They warned that American manufacturers will follow suit unless the government steps in. "The Thing" is designed as a dune and beach buggy and for other off-the-road driving. Nader and Nash said it lacks head restraints, proper seat belt features, occupant protection from interior impact, and other safety features required of passenger cars. Free For You Why Should You Pay for Your Checking Account or the Privilege of Having Personalized Checks? At the Bank of Golesburg We Offer Free Checking Accounts and Free Fully Personalized Checks. We Appreciate Our Customers and Want to Give Them Something Fr«e. Join the Bank of Galesburg Today and Put Some Extra Money in Your Pocket. MAIN & KELLOGG The Bonk That Leads The Way Bank of Galesburg MEMBER F.D.I.C. 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