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LOCAL NOTES Continuing THESE 80 MIL- LION MEN T H E Y CALL KNIGHTS, printed in 2'Good of the Order" by Aurora council: Educational Trust Fund Climaxing the Order's support of education has been the estab- lishment of the Educational Trust Fund. This project was under- taken in 1944, under the leader- ship of Supreme Knight Judge John E. Swift. Its objective was the establishment of a $1,000,000 trust fund to provide a higher edu- cation for the sons and daughters of Knights killed or disabled in the war. These scholarships con- =slat of f@ur years at a Cathol~c J JOHNSON & WIESLAND I Plastering Contractors Acoustical Treatment J Ho Job Too Large or Too Small J 1353 Fourth Ave. Tel. 3-3322 J ROCKFORD Select Your Cestumos--Wig~Moko Up At GERAGHTYS (1,200 Costumes) DIAL 3-871 I 305 F. State Rockford GUST G. I.ARSON & SONS, INC. Industrial--Commercial--Institutional Construction Mason ry--Carpent r y--Cemmt Work El01 TWELFTH ST. DIAL 3-534T ROCKFORD college or university, leading to Tuesday, Jan. 8, an election will the degree of Bachelor of Arts or select three new directors for its equivalent. They include tui- tion, board and room (or an allow- ance for this item if the student does not reside on the campus), books, laboratory fees and other !incidental college charges that may be levied upon the student in the pursuit of hm studies. l In less than four years the fund was complete Three hundred i eighty five children of these val- iant Knights have been declared eligible for the scholarships, four- teen have been enrolled at var- ious colleges and universities and thus far four have completed their studies and have attained their Rockford Knights. Lunch will be served after the meeting. Jan. 9 at Aurora--Meetit~g for Ladies of Columbus. Monday, Jan. 14--Regular meet- ing night and program, Aurora council. Brother Leonard Is Featured At Rosary Society h4eet Bachelor's degree. In the years to come, as these Byron--At the December meet- young people grow into manhood ing of St. Mary's Altar and Ro- and womanhood, fortified by the sary society, Brother Leonard of the Franciscan Brothers at Mary- i advantages of a college educa- .^ .., ~ .... ~,.~ "~xT~~_~n hun their broadened horizon an thei; enlarged talents and abilities I, nthec ,4,5 h~mut%d:e~On;tZfaetslOnnO~ will mean a great deal to them .... ~ ,... . ~ .....:__ personally and to the perpetuation SKill wl~n nur~:rr ha:a Uearanc,e of the ideals for which their lath- Arrangements I " n !PPr Peter era suffered and died were maae tnrougn ~rotne In keeping with its basic prin- at Marytown. Brother Peter is the ciples and its constant endeavor J former Josep.h Vogel of Byron a.n,d as exemplified by its war work, its me. nrst parlsmoner oi ~t. l v.lary s Historical Commission, its opposi-lparmn ever to enter a renglous tion to the Oregon School Bill and l commumty. the nation-wide lecture program ~1 " I Rose o~ was chairman of the conducted by Peter Collins, Dawd ..~,~t~o t~t ~..,~a ,~ ...~ hG:ld.s~)ei, n~aPmr::~l J~vm~:h Cl~aMl~a" luck dinner in I~eg~o~all~'~Some .~., . .~. "~ , _ " 80 or 90 members of the parish, t, mre ana l)r tieorge rlerman .... ..... : ...... with their families, attended the ~erry, me Iknlgnts ol ~5olumous ............ droner and performance by Brother mauguratea in llJ~tt:) a plan zor ~ne T~..o.A W~lo. Td..~n sn~ F.ns prese.rvatmn and promotm~ tl~ef fiu~c~sonu arran~ged'~e~o'th~r-en~-er[ ~merlcan meals, vy means o ..... . :__ distribution of handbooks and m~men~oi~e~rsne e~Ve~g'for 1952 other literature and the organiza- . ......... tion of discussion ~rou-s are: 5~urlel naraenDrooK, presl- ...... .~, ..r I dent: Florence Cox, vice president; lne aDJective OI1;ale program . . . ..... is to acquaint American citizens l helen riogan, secretarY~Ia~la~ys with their rights and duties and ~llen, z reasurer, ariag to develop intelligent, trained ~unnmgnam, cnaplam. leadership for democracy and in Father Robert of Marmion rail- defense of American ideals. Much itary academy, Aurora, says Mass good already has been accomplish- at St. Mary's church each Sunday ed and this work will continue as and Holyday. When parishioners long as the need may exist, inquired how he managed to make " four separate trips from Oregon At the next regular meeting to Byron Christmas Eve and Christmas morning, he replied: "It wasn't difficult. I just steered the car between two rows of trees." ROCKFORD PRINTING & SUPPLY CO. PRINTERS -:- STATIONERS Telephone 2-7719 214-216 East State Street ROCKFORD, ILLINOIS Featuring DeLuxe Service HAROLD E. ANDERSON, Prop. 1224 Broadway, Rockford ACME FUEL & HEATING CO. COAL~IL---GAS FURNACES---STOKERS 2{)02 Preston Tel. 3-6493 Rockford SUN-RAY FIXTURE MFG. CO. "Restaurant Outfitters" DESIGNERS & BUILDERS OF Institutional Kitchens & Laboratories Glassware ~ Chine --- Silverware Hobart Equipment 2101 11th St. ROCKFORD TI MODERN PLATING CORPORATION NICK SERVATIUS, Prop. WE SPECIALIZE |N GOLD AND SILVER PLATING ON ALL CHURCH VESSELS Episcopal Permission Granted 121 S. Hancock Tel. Main 594 Frocpert, IIh The Observer Edition January 6, 1955 6A OUR SUNDAY VISITOR Coming Events Rockford Jan. 3---Parish Party--Social Hall of St. Edward's School. Feb. 23--Dance--K. of C. Hall --sponsored by Music and Drama Guild of the Catholic Woman's League. Aurora Jan. 24---Pre-Lenten Card Party, Simard Hall, 2 and 8 p.m., sponsor- ed by St. Anne society of Sacred Heart parish. Dec. 28 ~ Annual Christmas Dance -- sponsored by Marmion Alumni. Freeport Feb. 23--Annual League Ball-- K. of C. Hall. Sterling Jan. 4 -- Benefit Dance -- spon- sored by Junior Class of Com- munity High School. Cardinal Visits Orphanage Supported By U.S. Marines South Korea --(Radio, NC)-- Hearty and smiling after his 521 years as a missionary in Korea, retired but far from inactive, Bishop Germain Mousse, of the Paris Foreign Missions Society welcomed His Eminence Francis Cardinal Spellman to the poorly furnished and chilly but cheerful orphanage where 107 Korean chil- dren have found a home. "We could not exist were it not for the charity of American Ma- rines," said the grey-bearded 76- year-old bishop. Father (Lieut. Com.) James A. Sullivan of Newport, R.I., U.S. Navy chaplain to a Marine air group, brought the Cardinal to the orphanage. Maj. Gen. C. F. Schilt accompanied the Cardinal, who had come to visit the Marine airmen. Afterwards General Schilt person- ally piloted the plane bringing the !Cardinal to the next stopping place. Bolivian Mass Schedule ternatlonally famous Trapp Faro- ily Singers, on a recent visit to the Cochabamba, Bolivia--His first Maryknoll Mission Seminary trip to an outlying mission station here, remarked that a new grand- vividly demonstrated the need for son had arrived in her family this more priests in South America to year. "Michael Martin Maria Father Joseph S. Smith, Mary- Trapp is his name," she said. "He has three M's already, and nothing knoll Missioner from Lowell, would make me happier than to Mass. He said Mass on a make-i see him come here some day and shift altar in a field. Families add two more M's after his walked miles to hear Mass. Some women carried infants on their backs, while all the men and chil- dren were barefooted. Afterwards VISIT the altar was taken apart and stored in the bushes for the next The Eva Mary Shop Mass, in a few months. 129 N. Main Rockford 3 M's Plus ,2 M's Equals 5 M s Catholic Religious Goods Ma~yknoll, N. . -- Baroness Maria Augusta Trapp of the in- ~~ NIHAN & MARTIN PRESCRIPTION DRUGGISTS M ,KET Prescriptions We Cut Up Beef and Pork for Freezers Special attention to party & Club groups ~'11 ~. Good and Choice .~' CO]'~X~U~/~ U. S. BEEF---VEAL & LAMB POU LTRY--EGGS~GROCERIES ~~ p~~ 515 E. STATE ROCKFORD ~ LINOLEUM--COMPOSITION TILE CARPETS--SHADES JOHNSON - OLSON Floor Coverings, Inc. Acoustical Contractors 5th Floor Gas-Electric Bldg. and Burgess Acousti Confessionals 1423 North Main Street 710 Broadway Dial 5-4434 ROCKFORD, ILLINOIS ROCKFORD or E. J. GALLAGHER PLUMBING & HEATING CONTRACTOR 1604 Huffmon Blvd. -- "-- Rockford Rockford Standard Furniture Co. FINE FURNITURE AT LOW PRICES i 100 i lth St., Tel. 2-5577 Rockford Coal and Lumber Co. Tel. 3-5419, 1228 Cedar St., Rockford, IlL MILLWORK~IRON FIREMAN STOKERS Office Supplies McFARLAND OFFICE EQUIPMENT CO. 3-0427 227 South Church St. EVERYTHING FOR THE OFFICE ROCKFORD LUMBER AND FUEL CO. A complete line of BUILDING MATERIAl.S----FUEL and FUEL OILS ELECTRIC HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCES Phone 3-0442 210 E. STATE Herzog S,NCEI916 Rockford's Photogropher Portrait and Commercial Photography in the home, or office or studio Consult us and benefit by our wide experience 119 N. Church St. Room 215-216-217 Cleaners '[ Tally-Ho,RestaurantI 1303 Aubur St., E. J. "Eddie Schopt, Prop. RockfordI Ill. JULIAN POORMAN Funeral Directors 304 No. Fifth St.~Rockford Druggist COTTA PHARMACY PRESCRIP 1 IONS SICK ROOM SUPPLIES GREETING CARDS ,~ Phone 4-3532 2429 W State St. i sm Hardware MYERS HARDWARE Paint -- Glass ---Refrigerators 23! 7 West State Street Phone 5-4921 PIGGLY WIGGLY SUPER MARKET Complete FOOD Center: FREE PARKING LOTS l For the Convenience of our Customers i 'nnl/':t 315 N. Church ~ 6th & Charles ~. VIIIIII~U . 1043 W. State ~ 5448 N. 2rid st. JACK WALLER & SON Quo~ Furniture ~11 Ma:~9~ienwt=" ~:=kersFr " Ill DistinctiveTailorlngLadies and Mens J 1004 E. State TeL 4-3121 Rockford