Freeport Journal-Standard from Freeport, Illinois on July 3, 1968 · Page 3
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July 3, 1968

Freeport Journal-Standard from Freeport, Illinois · Page 3

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Freeport (III.) Journal-Standard Wed., July 3, 1968 Pg. 3 Highway Construction Bill Passes WASHINGTON (AP> - An $11.4 billion authorization for federal highway construction — including provisions to strengthen bans against racial job discrimination for such work —has passed the Senate and gone to the House. The Senate passed the bill by voice vote and sent it to the House Monday after rejecting 44 to 23 an amendment by Sen. John J. Williams, R-Del., to trim the authorization by $189 million. As passed it would authorize $7.2 billion for the interstate highway system in the two years ending June 30, 1971, $2.6 billion for the primary-secondary-urban program and $547.5 for forest highways and other public land roads and trails. Raccoon Bites California Family AZUSA, Calif. (AP) - Vivian Calvert stepped into her garage Tuesday, heard odd noises, and was bitten three times on the arm by a raccoon. Her son Steven, 23, ran to help her and was bitten on the arm, too. The family collie also was bitten. A police officer finally caught the raccoon and turned it over to the pound. The Calverts were treated at a hospital and re- elased. FOR PICKUP BY GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OR AREA REPRESENTATIVE PHONE 232-1390 Here—find so much more to brighten your summer! Cookout, clean-up and fun wares abound, at prices we're famous for. Find every item below advertised nationally in Look magazine. See them in the Midsummer Tabloid, too . . . come in for a free copy. AS ADVERTISED IN LOOK WEBER COVERED KETTLE 4995 It's the big Texan with two 22-3/4' grills-one for food, one for charcoal! Black porcelain finish 18" 49'ER Kettle 36.95 DOWNTOWN FREEPORT'S NEWEST AND LARGEST DEPARTMENT STORE 20" Avocado GRILL 1988 •Cook fast, in all weather, on this avocado-green portable kettle grill. Top, bottom draft openings, temperature indicator. Even heat. FREE PARKING For Our Customers In Our Lot Just East of Store. STORE HOUKS: Monday, Friday 8 A.M. to 9 P.M. 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