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BOY HAS A DISABILITY BUT NOT HANDICAPPED: Terry Kasperson, 11, son of Mrs. Arlene Kasperson and the late Mr. Kasperson of Westside, is a fine example of a youngster with a disability who is not handicapped. Terry, who was disabled at birth with arthrogryposis, which seriously deformed his ha…

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NEW OFFICERS: …of the Audubon County Republican Women's organization have been installed for 1970. They include (from left) Mrs. Art Deist, Audubon, treasurer; Mrs. Warren Thompson, Exira, vice-president; Mrs. Glen Chaplin, Audubon, president; and Mrs. Hazel Parnham, Audubon, secretary. Reti…

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GUARD HONORED: Members of the Maurice Dunn Post Honor Guard were given recognition by the American Legion Tuesday night for service including performances at funerals, football games and other ceremonial activities. From left: Dale Bernholtz, Don Schechinger, Bill Dentlinger, Cyril Wessling,…

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AUXILIARY VOLUNTEERS: …checking over some of the duties they will perform as members of the St. Anthony Auxiliary are (seated, left to right) Mrs. James Nork and Mrs. Max Detlefsen, Manning, Mrs. Carl Wiederin, Carroll, and Mrs. John Hornberger, Manning. The four attended an orientation sess…

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STUDENT DRAMA: Kuemper players rehearse "The Miracle Worker," which will be presented at the C.Y.O. one-act play festival at Sioux City tomorrow. (Kuemper Charger Photo)

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BOOK CLUB IS NEW PROJECT: Freshman English students purchasing books from the Scholastic Book Club through the secretary, Pam Peterson, are: seated, Rick Vanderheiden; standing, Jennie Severin, Mike Tryon, Tom Nam, Gayle Siemer and Jill Juergens. (Carroll Hi-Recorder Photo)

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NEW YEAR'S INFANT: Mrs. David Rasmussen of Audubon displays her infant daughter, Kristin Jo, the first baby of 1970 in Audubon County and winner of the annual New Year's baby contest sponsored by Audubon merchants. The Rasmussen baby was born on Jan. 2.

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DONATES BLOOD: Lawrence Sporleder, of Lidderdale, right, was among the more than 180 persons who donated blood Tuesday during the Bloodmobile's visit to Carroll. Administrating nurses, from Omaha's Regional Blood Center, were Monica DeWulf and Kathleen Sullivan. In the background is Dr. Rola…

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EXTENSION UNIT ELECTS: New officers for the Carroll County Extension Council are from left: Don Helmkamp, Sheridan township, chairman; Mrs. Frank Reibold, Carroll, secretary; Mrs. Clifford Tank, Washington, treasurer; and Robert Schweers, Arcadia, vice-chairman.

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NEW MAYOR, COUNCILMEN: A new mayor and four new city councilmen took their oaths of office Friday as Audubon's new governing body. The mayor is Dr. H.T. Barnes, a chiropractor and former school board member, shown here with the new city council. From left are Allan D. Jacobsen, Glenn Bruun, …

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ON BOARD: Dr. Norman D. Schultz, Carroll dentist, has been appointed to a three-year term as lay member of the Sioux City Advisory School Board. The appointment, effective January 1, was made through the office of Bishop Joseph M. Mueller.

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WINTER WONDERLAND RULERS, COURT: Donna Briggs of St. Mary's Parish, Willey, and Gary Schenkelberg, Holy Spirit Parish, Carroll, were named Queen and King of the Kuemper High School Winter Wonderland Dance Tuesday night. Seated center they are flanked by attendants Tom Schwaller of Templeton;…

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ROYALTY AT THE YOUNG ADULTS DANCE: … Saturday night were, left to right, attendants Bill Rupiper and Wayne Siepker, king Larry Steffes, queen Audrey Neppl; attendants Ielene Schoenherr and Kathy Owens. The club will have a dance at the Elks Club Friday night, Jan. 2, sponsored by Elks manage…

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CHECK ON PROGRESS: Sr. Corona and Mrs. Robert McKone check the progress of Mrs. Elizabeth Staiert of Arcadia, recent recipient of blood from the Red Cross Blood bank while a patient at St. Anthony Hospital. The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be in Carroll Tuesday at St. Paul Lutheran Church and …

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AFGHAN WINNER: Mrs. John M. Smith, center, was winner of an afghan donated to the St. Anthony Hospital Auxiliary by Mrs. Verna L. Andrews, left, of Glidden. Mrs. Andrews made the afghan, one of 38 she has made, while she was a patient at the hospital, and donated it to the auxiliary. The pro…

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PLANTS FOR HOME: The St. Anthony Nursing Home was the recipient of several plants donated by the Carroll Jaycees from proceeds left over from their Christmas basket project. Pictured, from left, are Tom Rutten, Carolyn Sibenaller, Judy Reicks, Margaret Wolterman, Kent Goldsmith and John Clark.

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TESTS MOTOR: Don Langenfeld, mechanical engineering senior, at Iowa State University, Ames, tests the motor of one of the washing machine models at the Maytag Company. The Carroll student is one of 170 ISU students participating in a cooperative education program sponsored by the College of …

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MARCH IN SNOW STORM: A war protest march by several high school students accompanied by seven or eight adults was staged during a snowstorm Monday evening in Carroll. The group marched from Carroll High School to the downtown area where a short program was held in front of the courthouse. Th…

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HELPS STUDENTS TO BE BETTER READERS: Mr. David Nieland and the equipment he used in the teaching of reading. Nieland teaches Title I Reading, a program for students who need additional help in acquiring this skill.

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SANTA'S HELPERS: Santa Claus made an early visit to the Carroll County Home on Thursday and discovered a number of volunteer helpers from the Communications Workers of America local union on hand to help with distribution of gaily wrapped gifts, candy and fresh fruit to the elderly residents…

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100 YEARS OLD TODAY: Her 100th birthday was observed Thursday by Mrs. Addie Kingman, a resident of the Perry Nursing Home. Friends at the home and members of her family complimented her with an open house at the home. Mrs. Kingman, born Dec. 18, 1869, in Chicago, has been a long-time residen…

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CONTEST WINNERS: Proudly displaying their artistic abilities are winners of the Carroll Chamber of Commerce annual Christmas coloring contest. First-place winners, seated, are, from left: Randy Haberl, Gail Schmitz and Jody Duncan. Winners of second place, from left: Liza Danzer, Sharon Kost…

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COON RAPIDS DERAILMENT: Nine cars in the mid-section of an eastbound Milwaukee Railroad freight train derailed about one and one-half miles east of Coon Rapids at 2:40 p.m. Monday. The train was slowing to a stop at the time of the derailment and only 210 feet of track was torn up. The main …

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REMOVAL OF TRACKS: Work is progressing rapidly on removal of the former Chicago Great Western Railroad tracks in the city of Carroll. Workmen are shown above removing ties from the former main line adjacent to the depot located at the intersection of Fourth Street and Carroll Street. The cra…

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THE FIRST STUDENT: … to be notified of acceptance into the nursing program at the College of St. Mary, Omaha, is Lucia Wittrock of Carroll. She has qualified to be in the first class of the associate degree program offered by CSM in cooperation with Bergan-Mercy Hospital beginning in Septemb…

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TOP CROP WINNERS: Don Severin, chairman of the Kiwanis Corn and Soybean Growing Contest, presented awards Wednesday night to the top three growers in each category. In top picture, receiving the recognition from Mr. Severin, left, are corn growers Fred Seeden, Lanesboro, first place; Lloyd F…

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NO NEED TO ENVY: M. G. Harter, Standard Oil district manager, presented a pin recognizing 30 years of employment with Standard Oil Co. to L. G. Schoofs of Carroll Tuesday night, at a small dinner party held at Tony's Restaurant. Mr. Schoofs is a retail salesman for the company. At right is M…

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AT MEETING IN CAPITOL: Checking over the guide to the golden anniversary convention of the American Farm Bureau in Washington, D.C., are, from left: Leonard Gallagher of Vail and Frank West of Glidden. Some 250 Iowans are at the Dec. 7-11 meeting, which also includes a sight-seeing tour.

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SAFETY WINNER: Iowa winner in the National 4-H safety program is Mary Ellen Zahner, Route. 2, Scranton. Above, she is congratulated by Richard C. Gerstenberg, executive vice president of General Motors, sponsor of the program. Over a half million participated in the program.

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BIKES TO BRING CHEER: A truck load of bicycles will be given away as a part of the Carroll Jaycees Christmas basket project that provides food and toys for underprivileged families at Christmas time. The city council voted Monday evening to donate the bicycles to the project. The 20 bicycles…

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2 LPNS CAPPED: Two Audubon girls, both attending Iowa Western Community College's practical nursing school on partial scholarships, were capped during the traditional capping ceremony this week. They are Danis Nelson (left), daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dan Nelsen, and Connie Kraft, daughter of …

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A CHORAL READING: … telling the story of the blending of many cultures into a culture truly American, entitled, "America, a Living Mosaic," was presented to observe Thanksgiving by the Civics Club of Holy Angels School in Roselle. Members of the seventh and eighth grades were in the choir. A…

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AT CHURCH SERVICE: Guest speaker Sunday night for the opening event of the First Presbyterian Church centennial in Carroll was the Rev. Dr. George E. Sweazey (center), moderator, 181st General Assembly of the United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Others in the service were left, to right,…

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HELP OUT NEIGHBOR: This is the large group of neighbors and friends who harvested 150 acres of corn this week for Robert Gust of Audubon. Gust was injured when the head of the combine he was working under fell on him, pinning him under the machine for 16 hours. He was hospitalized in Audubon…

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MEDALS TO PARENTS: Medals and citations of the late Sgt. Michael K. Lewis are presented to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. A.J. Lewis and family at the Community Memorial building in Lake City. Back row, from left: Mayor L.W. Sievert, Harold Heuter, Fort Dodge, district Legion commander; Warren Bl…

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AT FOUR-H AWARD NIGHT: Honored at 4-H Award Night Wednesday were adults (top picture) for leadership and service to the youth program. From left: Mrs. Paul Venner, Sr. Mary Walter, Mrs. Virgil Genzen, Bob Millender and Joe H. Gronstal. Four-H officers (lower photo) including the boys who ele…

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INDUSTRIAL TOUR GROUP: Nine Carroll-area civic leaders who participated in Iowa's first tri-city industrial luncheon tour to Milwaukee, Pittsburgh and New York City to encourage industrialists to locate plants in Iowa are shown on the tour. From top to bottom, left: Leonard L. Woodruff, Ft. …

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PREPARING TURKEYS: Two women employees at Ocoma Foods are shown at the weighing machine on the processing line at the plant, preparing the turkey roasts for tying and bagging.

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'TALKING BOOKS': Pupils of Mrs. Nick Schwarzenbach's sixth grade at Carroll Community School presented a skit, "The Talking Books," to the other grades this week, in observance of National Children's Book Week and to emphasize the theme, "Books are friends and should be treated as such." Par…

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HIGH YIELD CONTESTANT: Don Jorgensen, Lohrville, one of the top contestants in the annual Carroll Kiwanis Club corn grower's contest, is shown on his farm near Lanesboro. From left are Don Roecker, Carroll, Jorgensen and Arbie Neppel, Carroll. Last year Jorgensen had a yield of 143.5 bushels…

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TICKETS FOR BREAKFAST: Roman Steffes, seated, Knights of Columbus publicity chairman, hands a packet of tickets for the KC sponsored breakfast to Kent Goldsmith, chairman of the Jaycee Christmas basket project, as Jaycee president Bob Kraus looks on.

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BOOK WEEK PROGRAM: A dress rehearsal for a special National Children's Book Week program scheduled tonight will be held in the Holy Spirit grade school library. The program at 7:30 p.m. in the school gym will feature skits, dramatizations, book reports, songs and dances in keeping with the b…

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PATIENT AIDS NEW HOSPITAL: Mrs. Verna L. Andrews of Glidden, a patient at St. Anthony Hospital, presents an afghan she made to Sr. Amata, representing the hospital's auxiliary. The afghan will be sold by the auxiliary at an auction during the Christmas season. The proceeds will go to the new…

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GOALS OF EDUCATION: Pupils at St. Lawrence School commemorated American Education Week and Catholic Education Week, Nov. 9 to 15, by constructing a large bulletin board to point out the goals of good education. Student Nora O'Leary (right) points out the proclamation to (from left) teachers …

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STUDENT SENATE MEMBERS: Presenting a panel for the Veterans' Day program at Carroll High School are (from left) Steve Crane, John Pringle, Steve Lane, moderator Roger Fuller, Sean Furey, Kathy Farmer and Roxanne Fryar.

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FORD GIFT TO SCHOOL: James Thielen, 24, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Thielen of Carroll, examines part of the automotive and tractor equipment worth approximately $9,500 that was presented recently to Western Iowa Tech in Sioux City by the Ford Motor Co. Pictured with Thielen are Richard Joha…

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RECEIVE RECOGNITION: Recently retired school board members and teachers of the Carroll Community Schools were given special awards at a program held at the high school auditorium Monday evening in observance of National Education Week. Those pictured are (first row, from left): Mrs. Clifford…

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BUCKBOARD IS DONATED: David Nieland (left) and Russell White, park custodian, try out the front seat of a restored buckboard that was donated to the Carroll County Historical Society by the M.R. Tan Creti family. The buckboard will become a part of the permanent historical display being deve…

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TESTS NEW SYSTEM: Howard Mortensen, an employee of the Northwestern Bell Telephone Company in Carroll, runs a check on the first electronic switching system in the telephone company's Council Bluffs area shortly after completing installation of the new system at the Crouse Cartage Company te…

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MAYOR SETS OBSERVANCE: Mayor William S. Farner, center, hands a copy of the proclamation he signed declaring the week of Nov. 9-15 as American Education Week to Robert Witowski as Mrs. Robert Richardson looks on. Mr. Witowski and Mrs. Richardson are co-chairmen of the American Education Week…