Fayette County Leader from Fayette, Iowa on June 22, 1961 · Page 4
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
June 22, 1961

Fayette County Leader from Fayette, Iowa · Page 4

Publication:
Location:
Fayette, Iowa
Issue Date:
Thursday, June 22, 1961
Page:
Page 4
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 4 article text (OCR)

Attend services Those fmtri Fayette Attending the memorial services for Grace Burdick Ashcraft, 70, at the Methodist church in Maynard Tnursday afternoon, June 15, were: Mrs. Mabel Porter, Mrs Alice Holt/man. Mrs. Eihel Clark. Madge Benton, Dora Carter, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Ash, Mrs. Gertrude Muilnr, and Mrs Willie Langcrman. Mrs. Ashcraft. the former Grace Buhlman, resided in Fayette, as a young girl with her pnrents. She attended U.I.U. and ;.:;uiuated witn the class of 1927. Fayette county donation included In quarter million dollars to S. U. I. 4-H Drives For Safety Every Season SUMMER SPRING FALL A quarter rf ,! m;ilion dollars lias been accepted for the State University of Iowa during the past two months for research. An additional $63,700 has been given U: the Univt r.-ity for student aids, including awards to students, loan funds, scholarships, fellowships and funds for stu lent t:ain:n.!: pi ograms. The g.its ,iiid grants for ro­ sea:. - h ,.n i studt-n' aids wet «• included :n tot;-.! of $.'177,887.32 accepted a' i May meeting of the State Hoard of Regents finance committee :"• r SI'I. Among the Iowa organizations WINTER Safetv is always in •vason. < specially for the eight national wi:;r.-.-r< > f $•:•»'. Crvneral M t rs rvhoLirships for outstanding t-H farm, hcrr.-- .>..-..! hichw.iy s.i£t-:y activities. As leaw<-r* -f 2-, n..i*:r. 4-HVr* in the year-round fight for safe!-.-, the ii;h: 4-H s.i:V:y spi.vdal.sts warn that "every season has its harards " They jvot-ntly ;d r«- AS —-c- i- Chwaps that "whether it is fall. wir.it r. sprinc. or TTW r. t-.vr-v.ric r:us< constantly be on the alert to prevent acvic'cr.ts-" Winner* ><sf k T<mr Safer .Vi ^onf The national winner? an.i a;! state safety winners received a!!, \; . r.-e trips to the 4-H Club Congress from General Motors in rt<o _T -.ition of their 24-hour-a-day. 365-day-a-year efforts to make all four seasons safer than ever before. Typical of the froup is Miss Pamela Gay Chiles. 17-year-old national winner from EI Reno. Oklahoma. Once called "the No. 1 ha/nrd" in her own house, she since has been crowned "Miss Oklahoma Farm Safety." "Weather is especially worth watching in making the highways safer: driving must always he adjusted to the conditions of the moment." she said. "The early darkness of fall, the ice and snow of winter, the rain of spring, and the heat and care-free vacation attitude of many people in summer all present problems that could cause accidents." i-II Safetv CM Project 17 Years General Motors is in its 17th year of sponsoring awards in the 1-H safety program which is conducted by the Extension Sen. ice of tke state agriculture colleges, the United States Department of Agriculture and the National 4 -H Service Committee. Other national winners include: Elsie Clasen, 18, of Glenwood, Minnesota: James Fassett, 18, of Alstead, New Hampshire; Hi .-hard Hatler. 18, cf Crossville, Tennessee: Frank Klepetko. 15, of Golden, Colorado: Christian Scherer, 18, of Olney, Illinois; Gwen Anne Smith, 17, of Reno, Nevada, and Vivian WarminskJ, 16, of White Deer, Texas. Their seasonal summary: ' WINTER, SPRING, SUMMER, PALL 1 MAKE EVERY SEASON SAFE FOR ALL. Army Recruit William C. Kauien, 6on of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence W. Kauten, Fayette, recently completed the eight week radio relay and carrier op- oration course at The Southeastern Signal School, Fort Gordon, Ga. Kauten was trained to operate and maintain radio relay systems and carrier equipment. The 18-year-old soldier entered the army las! December and completed basic combat training at Fort Riley, Kan. A 1959 graduate of Fayette Community high school, he was employed by Spahn and Rose Lumber Co., at Maynard, before entering the army. and individuals presenting gifts and grants to SUI during April and May was the Fayette County United Fund. The grant will be used for basic medical research. More than one-half the funds accepted — $l96.f>04.82 — will be used by the SUI college of medicine. The medical research projects include such areas as urology, arthritis and metabolic diseases, lung disease, pediatric me- ta'ji listn, infect'.-us diseases, cancel-, and heart and blood diseases. Other areas receiving research giants include: pharmacy, S4,- 945; chemistry, $27,747.00: and engineering. $40.7(>0. Other projects at SUI which will be financed by gifts and grants accepted in.hide: $15,800 from the National Science Foundation for an in-service institute in science for secondary school teachers; S22.840 f:. m NSF for the Iowa Visiting-Scientist program; $2,960 from the U S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare for publication of findings on nursing activities and patients' welfare; $2,500 from Chicago Pump Co. for p:i duction of a sound motion picture of aeration studied in the sanitary engineering laboratory. The largest total of grants firm one organization — $191,295 — was accepted from the U. S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare. Other large grants to SUI include: U. S. Army Research office. S49,244.00; NSF, $38,700; W. K. Kellogg Foundation, $19,304; American Medical Education Foundation, S15.776.82; M & R Dietetic Laboratories, Inc., Columbus, Ohio, $5,000; Rockefeller Foundation, S3.500; and Alcoa Foundation, $2,875. Study indicates parents' Smoking impairs child's Ability to read well People who smoke tend more often to have children who don't read well than do parents who do nol smoke. Furthermore, the children with the most severe reading problems tend to come from homes where both parents use tobacco. These are the findings of Dr. Vearl G. McBride, director of the Heading Development Program at Upper Iowa University. Dr. McBride based his conclusions on the results of a study of the re. r;ls of 200 children with reading problems. According to McBride, 80 per cent of the children attending the Reading Program at Upper Iowa come from homes where cne or both parents use tobacco. With few exceptions, he said, the children manifesting the severest reading and emotional problems live in homes in which both parents smoke. The cause or relationship between smoking and reading? "Wt don't know for sure," says Dr. McBride, "but it appears that toe same things or conditions which create a desire or need in people to sin ke may be causing tin reading difficulty. "We know, for example, that reading is closely connected with the nervous and glandular systems cf the body. It is also known that there are more glandular and nervous disorders among poor readers than among good readers." The underlying "need" for smoking, McBride stated, might create a condition in the tody which would cause an upset in the chemical properties and in the nerve tracts. As the impulses move along these tracts, he pointed out, there must be maintained a proper balance to insure good reading. "While we are guessing as to the exact nature of the need to smoke and its subsequent effects on reading," McBride added, "we do know that once the chemical properties are in imbalance, poor reading results. "We alro know that a glandular upset causes an imbalance in these pn3perties. We know, too, that our records show that a large majority of our poor readers here at Upper Iowa university come from homes where tobacco is used, and that the most severe cases come from homes where both parents smoke. "So ... we are adding two and two and two together," McBride concluded, "and are getting six." Page 4 Fayette Leader June 22, 1961 Fayette, Iowa TRY LEADER WANT ADS FOR SURPRISING RESULTS Birthday club meets The June Birthday club met Wednesday, June 14, at the hon.e of Mrs. F'oyd Alber, southeast of town. A favorite dish dinner was served at noon and the afternoon's program consisted of contests and readings. Those present were: Mrs. Grant Kiel; Mrs. Joy Whitford, Mrs. Ina Johnson, Mrs. Mildred Timm, Mrs. George Turner, Ruth Holmes, Mrs. Howard Burns, Mrs. Forrest Claxton, Mrs. John Kuhens, Mrs. Matina Clough, and the hostess. The club will be held in 1962 with Mrs. Clough. MONEY IN THE BANK 7 50 aW I per ton per I Discount 4 weeks only June 19 - July 15 "~'~ J With Each Ton of RATH 28% PIG GROWER RATH 35% PRE-FINISHER RATH 41% PIG & HOG CONCENTRATE RATH SUPER "45" SWINE MIX RATH SUPER "45-40" SWINE MIX Jgfr RATH BIG "50" SWINE MIX RATH 44% POULTRY CONCENTRATE DUMERMUTH AND FAY Fayette, Iowa ANIMAL PROTEIN MAKES THE DIFFERENCE FEEDS Retires Jim Novak of Britt is retiring after operating a shoe store there for 30 years. He is closing i :ut G2 years in business after coming to the United States at the age of 21. He learned the trade of a shoemaker in his homeland of Czechoslovakia. K0EL*» OELWEIN, IOWA LISTENING LOG Monday Thru Saturday Payrolls of All Iowa Utilities QJJ JQ2 TOTAL PAYROLL *Jl.le5,9M 1959 1960 YES — THE INVESTOR- OWNED AND BUSINESS- MANAGED UTILITIES of Iowa jay to their employees annually ;he total of almost 43 Millions of Dollars! What a backlog of prosperity and progress Iowa possesses in these payrolls with their flood of dollars! 8 TKt Equivalent of Several Now Indvitrlee a Yoar Coming Into Iowa I You know how. new industries "spark" community living 1 And the utility payrolls are their equivalent! Business becomes brisker — new homes must be rented, bought or built. More money is spent with local businessmen and service industries. Every part of the community benefits. And all these fine people — employees of the utilities — become permanent, helpful residents. Yes — your utilities' payrolls are good things for Iowa com munities! Ask for Your FREE Booklet "Utility Growth Aids All Iowa" at Your Interstate Power Company Office INTBftSTATE J WW COMPANY Morning — 5:00 Sign on Music 5:55 Weather 6:00 Farmer's Almanac 6:30 News 7:00 Sports 7:10 Music 7:15 Weather — Music 7:30 News 8:00 Music 8:30 News 9:00 Music 10:00 News — Markets 10:30 Music 12:00 Markets — News Afternoon — 12:30 "Music With News On the Hour 5:00 News 5:15 Baseball Scoreboard 5:30 How's Fishing 5:35 Music Evening — 6:00 News and Sports 6:30 Polka Party 7:15 Weather 7:20 *Baseball 10:00 News 10:15 Music to Sign Off Sunday Morning — 6:00 News — Music — Weather and Religious Programs 8:00 News 8:15 Music — Religious Programs 10:00 News 10:15 Music 11:00 Religious Service 12:00 Music Afternoon — 12:30 News 12:45 Chapel By The Side Of the Road 1:00 "Baseball 5:00 News 5:15 Music Evening — 6:00 News 6:15 Music 10:00 News 10:15 Music to Sign Off * Milwaukee Braves Baseball is heard dally KOEL. Weekday games begin at 1:15 P.M. MORE PEOPLE LISTEN TO KOEL THAN LISTEN TO ALL OTHER STATIONS IN THE AREA. THEY LISTEN BY CHOICE i *' '- '{ .it. . If ,j t\t* >, >

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page