Galesburg Register-Mail from Galesburg, Illinois on July 27, 1973 · Page 23
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(jalesbuig Kggister-Maii OALESBURO, ILL., PHI., JULY ft, 1973 SEC. 3 >AOE 21 From Smog Plan LOS ANGELES (UW) - The first die of a federal antismog ''shutdown plan" had no visible effect Thursday apart from providing a holiday for some federal workers, winds from the ocean dissipated the smog anyway, City and county governments criticized the plan, and the county. protested to President Nixon. The expected siege of heavy smog failed to materialize after an overnight change in meteorological conditions, but the first stage of the federal Emergency Air Episode plan had already bean put into effect the day, before. Federal Offices Under the first stage all federal offices in a five-county area were requested by the Environmental , Protection Agency to shut down for the day if possible, or revert to skeleton staffs for emergency functions and discourage use of private and official cars. The decision was up to local agency chiefs. Most refused. An estimated 25,006 federal employes took the day off, 21 per cent of the 118,000 federal workers in the area, which has a working population of about 3 million. The California Highway Patrol said there was no noticeable reduction hi auto traffic on the hundreds of miles of freeways that lace the affected area, . which has a population of 10 million—almost all of whom rely on private autos for transportation. Police said traffic appeared to be heavier than usual in some areas. Amusements parks such as Disneyland and others reported on drops in attendance, an estimated 425,000 persons drove to -area's beaches, and the Rapid Transit District reported no increase in bus passengers. Only the Social Security Administration and Internal Revenue Service closed up shop for the day. The Post Office, federal courts, FBI, U.S. Marshal's office and others operated normally. Silence h Watchword For 1,500 Church Ushers Inspect Navy Jet Fighter The Shah of Iran sits in the seat of a Navy supersonic jet Andrews AFB. The Iranian leader wants to buy several of fighter while being briefed by naval officers at nearby the sophisticated aircraft for his country's defense. UNIFAX Campaign Spending Reform Subject of Senate Debate Miss Oak Run Beauty Pageant .OIRLS AGE 9 to 12 YIARS Will Be Held At Oak Run AN OPEN HOUSING COMMUNITY On SUNDAY, SEPT. 16 at 1 p.m. Miss Coleen Ann Metternich MISS ILLINOIS 1973 Will Be Present To Crown The Queen Name Age Address City Zip Entrlai Mutt B* Pottmarlnd No Liter Than W«d., Aug. Mall to Mitt Oak nun. Box 11. Dahlnda, 111. 11421 I — WASHINGTON (UPI) - Sen. Hubert H. Humphrey, a "happy warrior" in presidential politics, says he loves to campaign but getting the money to do so is a "disgusting" and "sick ening" process. The Minnesota senator made the observation in a debate on campaign spending reform in the Senate Thursday. Many of Humphrey's colleagues appeared to agree with him as the Senate cracked down on "fat cat" contributors to political campaigns and demonstrated strong sentiment for federal subsidies of presidential and congressional elections. In an emotional speech, the 1968 Democratic presidential WATCH for the "BOUNTY HUT" candidate said "the most demeaning, disgusting, disenchanting part (of campaigning) relates to campaign financing ...it's sickening." He urged the Senate to "get out of the quagmire, slough and slush" of private financing. Public Financing Public financing of elections lost its first test vote, 53-38, but many supporters of federal subsidies voted to kill it preferring to wait until hear ings are held in September. The vote came on an amendment by Senate Republican Leader Hugh Scott and Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, D- Mass., which called for mandatory federal financing of presidential and congressional elections, beginning in 1976. Stung by the Watergate scandal, the Senate started tightening up a comprehensive campaign reform package as it began voting on a committee- approved bill. Get a eood deal on a Javekn. And get a good deal more AMERICAN MOTORS BUYER PROTECTION PLAN Fl 1. A simple, itrons guarantee. When you buy a new 197&car from an American Motor* dealer, American Motoa Corporation guarantees to you that except for tires, itiriU pay for the repair or replacement of any part it supplies that is defective in material or workman* ship. This guarantee is good for 12 months from the date the car is first used or 12,000 miles, whichever comes first. All we require is that the car be properly maintained and cared for under normal use and service in the fifty United States or Canada, and that guaranteed repairs or replacement be made by an American Motors dealer, 2. A free loaner car from almost every one of our dealers if guaranteed repairs take overnight. 3. Srje<MTnp Interruption Protection. 4. And a M free tot liM to AMC Headquarter*. Buy a new 73 Javelin from us now, Because right now, you'll get year»end sav« ings and you'll get something nobody else can offer: tie benefits of American Motors exclusive Buyer Protection Plan. Which means if anything AMC did goes wrong J with your new 73 in the first 12 months or 12,000 miles^we'll fix it, Free, And that promise covers such things as brake and clutch adjustment, wheel alignments, points and condensers-even light bulbs, What's more, if guaranteed repairs take overnight, AMC has a plan to provide you with a loaner car. Free. It makes our 73 's more than a good buy- it makes them a better value. AMC n Javelin SEE YOUR AMC W% DEALER—WHERE YOU GET A GOOD DEAL AND A GOOD DEAL MORE. Puckett/American/ Jeep Inc. 143 FERRIS STRUT, GA15SBURG, ILL The initial attack was mounted on the limitations on contributions by individuals to a candidate which the bill set at $5,000 for congressional races and $15,000 for presidential contests. The Senate adopted, 54-39, an amendment by Sen. Lloyd Bentsen, D-Tex., limiting donations to $3,000 in each election- primaries, general election, and run-off, if any. Left intact was an over-all ceiling of $100,000 in a single year. Killed by Truck ST. CLAIR, Mo. (UPI) Rudd Hemmann, 22, of Arlington, Tex., was killed Thursday when he walked into the path of a tractor-trailer on 1-44 in Franklin County, the Missouri Highway Patrol said. The first American amusement Park, Lake Compounee, opened in Bristol, Conn., more than 100 years ago. DETROIT (UPI) - What do 1,500 delegates who have gathered for a week-long convention of the National Vnit«d Church Ushers Association find to talk about? Silence. Silence is the Watchword for the group, which is holding its 54th annual convention to elect officers, hand out scholarships and conduct demonstrations on the finer techniques of ushering. A finger at the throat, a closed fist, or folded arms may be insignificant gestures to some people—tout they have definite meanings to the association's 50,000 members from black churches in 26 states. Hospitality Group "Basically, we're a hospitality group whose purpose is to make people comfortable in church," said Mrs. Alma C. Hawkins of Washington, D.C., who is handling public relations at the convention. "But you'd be amazed at what goes into it" Basics include a nine-month "ushering school" set up in eacn memoer state > wnicn prospective inters are etpepted to - Attend Once ft tf&ek, flflrf ft pamphlet whkh describe* alt the gestures and techniques which the students must memo* rize and demonstrate. The schools even conduct mid-term and final exams and award diplomas at graduation exercises during the annual convention, complete wMh vale* dictorians for each member state. Cardinal Rule The cardinal rule the pamphlet emphasizes is silence, all communication between ushers is done by signs rather than sound. A hand on the tie is a distress signal, for example, while touching the throat or a raised finger is a call for attention, A closed fist may indicate there is no more seating room in.. a particular section. "We insist that there be no talking—we do everything by signs," Mrs. Hawkins said. "It adds so much more dignity and quietness to your service." OAK RUN LAKE HOMES INC. Sat., July 28 Sun., July 29 1 PM- 5 PM 3 BEDROOM SWISS CHALET Fully Carpted — Air Conditioned — Electric Heat 2 BEDROOM COTTAGE WITH LAKE VIEW Family Room — Carpeted — Air Conditioned FURNISHINGS COMPLIMENTS OF FRANCS FURNITURE Take Rout* 150 last To Appleton Road Turn Left And Through Appleton To Oak Run Entrance Then Follow Open House Signs T I I I I OPEN MONDAY AND EVERY MONDAY HEREAFTER CLOSED SUNDAY Order from our large and varied menu of beautiful Steaks and Lobster. 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