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Page 8 - Wednesday, March 5, 1980 American Legion Auxiliary William Russell Ledford Unit 293 By DENA GAMBETTA Donna Wooldridge, National Security Chairman fat" William Russell Ledford Unit 293, American Legion Auxiliary is very busy these days getting all things in readiness for the auxiliary&apos;s first Cancer Detection Clinic, in April. She has informed th.is writer that all things are coming along, and that we are hoping that everyone, especially those over 40 will take advantage of this free clinic. It is a very simple test, it is private, and a great peace of mind. On Thursday of last week several of the auxiliary ladies along with several of the gentlemen of the Lions Club went to Jefferson School where they distributed American Flags, a flag decal and a brochure on how to display and repsect the American Flag, to all second graders, namely, Barbara lnlana's class, Pat Knight's class andPolly Lile's class. It is proven that second graders are most interested, and receptive to hearing about the flag of our country, what it means, and bow to respect it. The flags are purchased jointly by the auxiliary and the Lions Club, while the decals and brochures are furnished by the United States Navy Recruiting office from Santa Rosa. This is an Americanism program, under the direction of Aria Mac Bogner chair- man, and has been an on- going program for many years, so that all students will receive an American Flag and knowledge of it, as they go through the second grade at Jefferson School. Next Saturday, March 8th, the Color Guard will lead the parade for the Status of Women's Week in Santa Rosa. The Drill team has already been asked to install in June the new officers of Theodore Roosevelt Unit 21, and also Jack London Unit 487 in Sonoma. The Juniors will be acting as honor guard for the Department President on March 23 in Vallejo. They are American Legion William Russell Lodford Post 293 By FRANK OLLENA On March 12, the second Wednesday of the month, the William Russell Ledford Post 293 will again choose its high School students to represent the Post during Boys State which is held annually at Sacramento State University. Last year the Post sent Gary Cann and Dan Holt who returned with a glowing .eport about their ex- ences. We hope to send two students who will be as enthusiastic as last year's representatives. Bob Thompson, this year's boys State Chairman will be in charge of this portion of the meeting. Bob is also the Post Finance Officer, so he will be the one who will be writing e checks to pay for the Boys State Program. It costs the Post about $400 per year for Lhis one program, but the Atnican Legion has found ,er the years that it is money well spent. This year for the first time, the quota, over 1,o00 students will be met. The Cloverdale Post had planned on sending three students, but were held to the two. Another program in which the local Post participates is the Environmental and Agricultural Seminar. Last year was the first time Post 293 sent a representative. There are only 7 slots available within the Fifth District which is made up of 30 posts. So you, can see we are very fortunate to have been alloted a slot. We hope to have a student represent Cloverdale each year. This program is for students who are interested in forestry or related fields. This program will run about $150 per student. The main item on the agenda during the next meeting will be a birthday dinner prepared by the women of the Ladies Auxiliary. The birthday will be in honor of the American Legion's 61 birthday. Post 293 has 5 active members who served in World War I. They are Walter Karr, David Ramsey, Henry Madden, Charles Harper and Fred Vadon. Comrade Vadon is the only active charter member of the Post and Ramsey was a member of the caucus which founded the American Legion in Paris, France. Ramsey is also presently serving as Post Service Officer. The birthday party will honor these also planning to install the local unit's new officers in June. The Department of California has put out a Leadership booklet, at a cost of $1.50, which tells mostly on self-development and how to lead. Dena has a copy of this booklet, and if anyone would like to borrow it, they are welcome to do so. Theresa Tollini, Veteran's Affair and Rehabilitation Chairman, is in charge of the hospital loan out equipment, and she says it is really usdd a great deal, and that at the present time the demand is greater than the supply, particularly for walkers and wheel-chairs. The auxiliary is hoping to add more to their equipment as time goes on. We are grateful to the many citizenry of the com- munity who have contributed books and magazines for the California Veterans Home at Yountville. This past week Betty Crandail, Bea Davini, and the Malstroms have brought a goodly supply of books, hard backs, magazines, and one dozen playing cards, given by the Bridge Club. We thank all of you for your generosity, and you have made many people's lives a bit cheerier by this reading material. Some one else left some neat hard backs in my garage, but did not leave their names, and to them we say a great big thank you. Don't forget the Legion's Birthday on March 12, 1980, at 6:30 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Building. The auxiliary will furnish everything except the salads and vegetables. The auxiliary ladies, namely, Elsie Karr, Theresa Tollini, and Dena Gambetta are making two cheese cakes each to supply for the bir- thday cake. That is what the Legion requested rather than a decorated store cake. Bring your own table service, it will help the kit- chen committee. Our Citrus Fair Princess Lynne Colin will perform her act. We will have a cancer film, and many other exciting things. See you all there! : ? Bob and Valerie Hutchins at the Hungry Hutch Sandwich Shop and Deli on N. Cloverdale Blvd. say they are really proud of the sign that was painted on their window just recently by local artist Mary Ann Van Doorn. ("Hungry tlutch" name seems to have disappeared in printing of chins opened the Shop in December half years later feel like they've out to do. Women's History Week to helc' March 2-8 By STEPHANIE USELTON CHS Correspondent Jehovah's Witnesses gather The week of March 2nd-gth will be Women's History for two-day assembly Week. • 1 The Commission on the Twelve congregations of tempts to corrupt their Status of Women (CSW)in Jehovah's Witnesses from thinking and conduct by SonomaCounty has promoted Lake, Mendocino, and the classmates who may choose this week. The CSW has members and all World War veterans. On Sunday, February 24, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Harper and Mr. and Mrs. Joseph F. Anello travelled to Sebastopol to attend the Sonoma County United Veterans Council. Commander Anello opened the meeting, he is vice chairman, as the chairman Gil Leach of Petaluma was attending the dedication of a hospital at Petaluma along with Congressman Don Ciausen, The council is made up of representatives of each veterans organization in the county. Plans for the clean up of the cemetery are still in the formative stage but things should be formulated during the next month. Anyone interested in lending a hand is welcomed to contact Com- mander Anello or any other member of the post. In order that more Vietnam era veterans might become eligible to join the American Legion, President Jimmy Carter has signed into law a bill extending the dates of service. Anyone who served in any branch of the Armed Forces of the United States is asked to contact a member of the Post to learn of the new eligibility dates. Northern part of Sonoma county, gathered in Yuba City last weekend. The theme of the two-day assembly, "Please God by our Obedience"', was based on the Bible text in 1 Peter 1:14-16. A symposium of talks Saturday stressed obedience in the family circle. Angelo C. Manera, District Supervisor for Jehovah's Witnesses in Northern California, was the principal speaker. In his talk Saturday evening, Mr. Manera cautioned, "satan is making an all-out attack on people and we must not allow our- to disrespect God's laws." The climax of the assembly was reached Sunday at 2:00 p.m. when Mr. Manera gave the public address, "To Whome Does the Obedience of the People Belong?" There were 1,221 on hand to hear this discourse. The speaker said, "God has first claim to the obedience of all his creatures. He is the source of life on whom life depends. Only good can result from obeying the one to whom the obedience of the peopel belongs." Genesis 49:l0 .... Eleven were baptized on Saturday. symbolizing their desire to obediently ser- vetheir creator with a good onsc ience. I Peter 3:21. Addressing the yough, Mr. Manera said, "Those in school must resist the at- Bridge Winners There were seven tables of 3rd Bette Murphy- duplicate bridge players at Margaret Weaver the club game on Feb. ?,Hth East - West with following partners Is! Marie Hill-Ralph placing: Purvis North- South 2nd - Jim Peterson-Earl Is! - Katherine Baxter-Bill Conaway Forrester 3rd - Lucille Sink-Dave 2nd - George Hunter-Jack Strong. Myers Now you don't need big money to earn big interest, I NO MINIMUM DEPOSIT. NEW 2½-YEAR TREASURY ACCOUNT 12.0000 12.9400 Effective for the month of March 198@ You can open a 2½-Year Treasury Account for any amount. Our rate is .25% higher than the banks' and is guaranteed for the full 2½ years. It's insured. Your interest is compounded daily. And look at the interest it earns! Rnonciol Savings Norlhem California 103 S. Cloverdale Boulevard, Cloverdale, (707) 894-3301 There ore eleven savings and RNANCIAL loon associotioPm oughod I00rw:RATION Finoncio Federation. Inc,, iN00-" e. appeared throughout the U.S. to promote this celebration, and California was the first state to take it up. Women's History Week will be proclaimed at the next city council meeting on February 26th. Dan Holt and Jane Miller, Boys" and Girls' State Representatives, will present the proclamation. There will be projects concerning Women's History Week throughout (he school. There will be an essay contest for the Freshmen and Soph- more English Classes and there will also be awards given. There will be a panel presentation for the Juniors and Seniors during the week Chlco: 200 BmaOway (916l 343-4222 [Main Office] Arcata: Jocoby's Store House, 780 Seventh St., [707) 822-1758 Cloverdole: 103 S. Cloverclole Blvd., [707] 894-3304 Fod Bragg: t20 E. Ak:ler St., (707) 964.,4031 Pa: 672 Pearson RCI., (9t6] 877-6553 Petaluma: Washington Sq. Shop. Cir., 247 S. McDowell Blvcl., (707) 763-1565 Reddlng: Nil. Shasla MOll, 974 Dana Dr., [9q6] 243-2846 Ukiah: 700 S. State St,. (707] 462-7532 Fedemhegumom require a 1SO<lay trdom toclenum kx eanV wtthdmw, 'tx lrtnctl:xM atwo remoln irdoct. Rotes €re su lo chore ot renewol. of March 2nd-8th also. Sonoma County will ob- serve the celebration by having a parade and dinners. There will be other activities throughout the week. Posters will be posted, and t-shirst commemorating this week will be available. The proclamation to be presented to the City Council is as follows: WHEREAS up to the present time students have had a limited exposure to women's roles in American history, and WHEREAS, women's contributions to the development of the United States have been largely ignored, stereotyped, or dismissed, and WHEREAS, the lives of women from diverse cultures are seldom mentioned in history books, and WHEREAS in educational curriculum there is little examination or presentation of the contributions of women in the areas of drama, art, poetry, and i WHEREAS,' to have an vastness of the making d society and WHEREAS, proper that a be set aside contributionS history, to awareness tributions. further study and WHEREAS,! that be observed with Day", March I which orb United NOW. 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