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| \\; 4-TIMES.NEWS 0dr. Pulaski, !11.) THURSDAY, JULY 29,1971 McCAm REUNION HELD SUNDAY AT TOMLINSON REC. The McCain reunion was held at the Recreation Cen- ter in Mr. Pulaski on Sun- day, July 25th. Those present were: Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Johnson and sons, Jim, Don, Eddie, Billie and Julia of Gardener, IU.; Mr. and Mrs. Bob Bauer,, Lincoln, Ill.; Mr. and Mrs. Wm. McCain of Springfield;' Mr. and Mrs. Elwood Boyd, Lincoln, I11.; Mr. and Mrs. Don Shull, Debra, Pam, Randy and Jeff, Lincoln; Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Shull, Greg and Janet of Maroa; Mrs lnez McCain, Taylor, Michigan; Mrs. Ida Shull, Mr. and Mrs. Larry Shull, Mr. and Mrs. Dean Shull, Morton, I11.; Mrs. Mino Gruber, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Donnan, New Hol- land; Mr. and Mrs. Don Harms, Paul, Debra and Douglas of Taylor, Michi- gan; Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Morris, Kimberly, Jean and Christen, Ypslanti, Michi- gan; Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Morris, Mr. and Mrs. Otis Morris, and Phyllis Simp- son ,and children, all of Lincoln, and Shiela Postell of Taylor, Michigan. IZl 2kilTS C'I'Tm IN CLINTON TO. IOLD EXHIBITION For the first time an exhibition and sale of crafts and woodcuts made by the mentally retarded will be held at the Fine Arts Cen- ter of Clinton on Satur- day and Sunday, Septem- ber 25 and 26. All of the items shown will be made by the residents of Latham Estates, Latham, Illinois and will include ceramics, plastic resin objects and prints made from wood- cuts. The mentally retarded residents at Latham Es- tates are working under a planned program set up by Mrs. Ann Minshew, activi- ties klirector and Mrs. Dee Rothwell, amateur artist. The average resident at Lathzm Estates has an in- telligence quotient of 20- 37, roughly equivalent to that of a 12-15 year-old child. Many of them re- spond well to creative pro- jects and show originality as well as a strong feeling for color. The creative activities program provides the men- tally retarded resident with a socially acceptable out- let for his energy and teaches him through trial and error to complete a task. Many residents, con- sidered .to be non-function- ing, respond well to crea- tive activity and it opens tl)e door to communica- tion between  the resident mad tho who are trying to help him. The craft exhibition and sale will be open from 10:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. September 25 and 26 at the Fine Arts Center of Clinton, 119 West Macon Street. Queen Candidate LINDA DIANNE JACK- SON, 17, is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James R. Jackson of Mt. Pulaski. After graduation she plans to attend Western Illinois University and major in social work or become a retail merchant. At Mt. Pulaski high school, she participated in French club. G.A.A., News- paper club, and Pep club. Linda has played in the Pep band, concert band, march- ing band, and is presently a majorette. She has been awarded band contest a- wards. She was also select- ed as the HarLem 18th an- nual frosh-soph queen in 1970 and is anactive mem- ber of MYF. Linda especially enjoys listening to records, as well as tennis, baseball and swimming. CrTY CO MET TUESDAY AT REGULAR MEETING The City Council of Mt. Pulaski held a meeting, Tuesday, July 27th with Mayor John Biesemeier presiding. All aldermen were present. Police Chief, Clyde Shreve, reported there were two wrecks and one scraped paint-type accident during the past month. There were 31 traffic tickets issued. Fire Chief, Fred Lipp, reported two city ahd three rural fires were put out by his department. There was a final read- ing and passage of the or- dinance on no parking and stop and yield signs relat- ing to the detour of Rte. 54 traffic through the city. An Annexation Petition was presented to the Coun- cil by City Attorney, Homer Harris, Jr. for the annexation of the Borden, Stahl Brothers, and Wilbur Stoll property at the South- east-corner of the present city limits. When the peti- tion is signed by the above owners, the property will be inside the corporate limits of the city. The Annual Appropria- tion Ordinance was read and considerable discussion was devoted to this matter. Included in it were tenta- tive plans for sewer im- provements in the North and East sections of the city as well as water sup- ply and storage improve- ments, which are very much needed for a growing city of Mt. Pulaski. I NOTICE We Have Moved The Peoples Saving and Loan Association has moved to the building formerly occupied by the Fir National Bank at 104 E. Cook St. IlOUP: MON. TUES. WED., and FRL 1:30 to 5:00 P.M. Other hours by appointment PROTECTION WANT THAT PRINTING- JOB DONE RIGHT AND STILL SAVE A BUCK Services 4OFFSET PRINTING UP TO 17 X 22t.. MULTILITH SERVICE IBM SELECTIVE TYPESETTING SALES LETTERS PRICE SHEETS 'INSTRUCTION MANUALS ENGINEERING SPECIFICATIONS 4ADVERTISING FOLDERS 4 FINANCIAL REPORTS LEGAL RIEFS OFFICE & ACCOUNTING FORMS LAYOUT & ARTWORK NWS BULLETINS COLD TYPE - DISPLAY POST CARDS PLASTIC BINDING PERSONALIZED ADDRESSOGRAPH SERVICE LETTEGS ZlP CODE MAJLIN6 LETTER PRESS PRINTING HOT TYPE COMPLETE MAILING /WEDDING , SOCIAL% SERVICE \\; ANNOUNCENTS / HI BIJSINESS CARDS Raised L,tlerin9 [ .... i J. WIBLE Printing Co., Inc. MT. PULASKI ILLINOIS Phone 792-5414 I L_ Alderman Glenn Helton, who is also President of the .Chamber of Commerce, thanked the City for the assistance in regard to the fireworks and 4th of July Celebration, which was held July 5th. He also thanked the Mt. Pulaski Fire and Police De- partments as well as the Logan County React Team for their excellent help. The report of the Zon- ing Board was read and approved, changing the zon- ing of the business district by adding Item No. 34 to include light industrial, packaging, assembling and fabricatiori to the present ordinance. The State Sewer Permit was received for the North Meadow Subdivision. It was decided that the Mayor will call a special meeting within the next 15 days to meet with the Vonderlieth Nursing Home Board to discuss further the sewerage plans for the North side of town. Queen Candidate DEBRA LYNN MAY is 17 years old and attends Mt. Pulaski Township High school where she will be a senior next yea r . Her acti- vities in high school have included newspaper staff. officer of the French club, Junior class officer, mem- ber of the National Honor Society. and she will be art editor of the year book next year. She has also received honor pins for all three years, has won various rib- bons for art work. includ- ing a first at the Logan County Fair. Debra enjoys all types of art. especially painting. Her other hob- bies include reading an listening to records. She is planning to at- tend the University of Illi- nois after completion of high school and maior in journalism or commercial art. Debra is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert. May of Mt. Pulaski. Travel Tips For Summer Pleasure For many, vacation motor travel plans usually include bringing along the whole family. For the en- joyment of everyone, the Chicago Motor Club - AAA passes on some suggestions for looking after the chil- dren when driving. There are two important considerations when travel- ing with children -seeing to their safety and amuse: ment. Attention to these two concerns will make for a more enjoyable and safe trip for mother and dad also. Child safety while travel- ing requires the following precautions: - Seat children as far away from the driver as possible, preferably in the back seat. - Instruct them not to stick their arms or heads out of the windows. - Caution them about distracting the driver in any way. - Forbid them from playing with door handles or buttons. Playtime activities, or amusements, are the other area of concern for parents when vacationing with chil- dren. The key word here is "variety". "Surprise tactics" can be used effectively. In addi- tion to several or games, parents supply themselves number of new keeping them out until a new needed on the A new jigsaw riddle or is good for older while building construction toys foutld for var They can be consuming and al. Coloring crayons are useful in occu er, school-age If the children young to be seat belts, the of the car can be into a play-area, pla cases or a speciall structed platform floorboard, level back seat,and put l on top. This provides play and sleep children but driving caution as are not protected suddela stops, t Other activities tla be useful in dren on an auto clude the well counting games license plates, cars. An ex fective variation dren a nickel every white horse Stopping for .picnics can serve purposes. It from driving (Continued on page Antique ceramic beautY.. new I CreaeC fC" Progress of ira a'"  th textjre d %' , , , .,-" rcte,y for an atq ue z.,'1 " of smgu !at Just one O the $# Prcg'ess Lght!'g See ter' Cb" S Ow" ROTHWELL LUMBER phone 792-3260 rot. pulaski III.