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FRIDAY, JUNE 9, 1961 THE OBSERVER PAGE 3 i More than 230.000 books werelLawrence Heiman, Thomas Chi-| Total First SecondCertifi S,e- "total First SecondCerlifi- Spe-[ St. James No. 2 -- Deborah SAVANNA read by grade school students inIvari, Laura May. Sarwark, INAME OF SCHOOL Enro[~,= AwardMerit AwardMerit cote Of Merit Awardcial NAME OF SCHOOL Enroll-meAt AwardMerit AwardMerit C~eer~ Aw~UI Martin, Francis Spataro, Ma- St. John--Joan Enga]do, Dan- the Rockford diocese during thelJeffrey Knudson, N o r m a n[ALGONQUIN McHENRY I,~1~;,~ n^.r~, w ~ . i tel Herr.andez. Joyce Robinson, past school year under the Dio-IGeils, Patricia Judge, David/ St. Margaret Mary 331 22 1 1 St. Mary 676 169 59 14 14! John Twardosz, Constance Tu- cesan Reading program with[Boyle. Edward Nilles. Kathleen[AMBOY St. Patrick 415 30 2 1 r~ y o u r z, r~aymona ~renson, cibat, William Welk. Le A n n 42,876 of these books being read[BlatHer, Judith BlatHer,Lynn[ St. Anne 174 132 51 29 25 MENOMINEE Mary Pat Davy, Diane MeCril- Delp, Pa:ricia Doyle, Marlee by 397 pupils, all or whom were[Soderdarl. /AURORA ths, L e o n a r d Schneeberger, Mizlo. Carolyn Rice, Patricia given first merit awards for/St.Michael: Martha Kish,/Annunciation of the Blessed Nativity of the Blessed 4 James Buckingham Craig Ed-Winkler Virgin Mary 118 31 10 3: ' . . . waros, Robert Gandolh, Crew, SPRING GROVE reading 108 books each. /Marlene Zizich. / Virgin Mary 207 52 19 5 5 RICHMOND Johnston. A n t h o n y Williams,[ St Peter Those receiving first merit/ St. Nicholas: Joan Bohr, Mark] Holy Angels 756 81 15 2 2 St. Joseph 100 48 5 Karen P0zzi Thomas Rudnicki I " -- awards ior reading a total of/Hix. Susan Kramer, Pamela| St Joseph -----532 152 36 15 13 OREGON S t e v e ~cnneeoerger, oeanine 108 books during the year are tSchroeder. Diana Watgen. / St" Mary --' 306 ~- ,' 'r STERLING In ~} D'~'" .]n~n 7.1mm~rman R'~.f ~t lllary--Ll~arlotte uawson, listed below according to city/ Our Lady of Good Counsel:,St" Michael 70 St. Mary 195 90 33 and parish: ]Julie Balika, Thomas Bauman,|Stl Nicholas-~[~ -[~ -[~- [[[ 377 3272 153 52 2 ROCHELLE Ed"-""'~ ~ ~ ~,~, rULLJ IJuanlta Martm, .Klm Beatty, St. Patrick 190 32 4 ' '~Cathy Dawson Cvnt ~ia Lee, ' ane Ferris Kathie Rvan Su- ALGONQUIN IThomas Benoit, Bonnie Biehl,/Our Lady of Good Counsel 699 214 89 30 24 ROCK FALLS I DesLaurmrs. Philip Gallagher,~ ~,', . . - St. Margaret Mary: Barbara/Valerm Boyschou, Brian Casey,] St. Peter 171 40 14 ICharles AndreopoulosM a r k j Schult. ]Cheryl Covelli, Emma Blizondo,| St. Rita of Cascia 493 149 57 24 20 St. Andrew 373 29 1 1 l!Nora Hughes, Kathken Kyburz san ~nore, wlarwn mpmy, lxaty ' ~yan. AMBOY ]Cynthia Hauser, Susan Jennings,| St Therese 340 115 17 3 ROCKFORD t Samt Anthony--Roberta Bara-I St. Anne: Diane Murphy. Da-[James Jungels, Betty Kramp,| Sacred Heart-. 312 95 22 3 3 St. James 466 78 28 l0 21niak Joseph Canella Theresa,~rroUltT N ~id Boyle, Terry Garland, Susan Maureen Casey, Michael Seck-|BELVIDERE St. James No. 2 157 119 55 27 16 Misuinas ' i David Bonnet Eileen B o r s- ~lackson, Karen Sondgeroth, An-. man, Amory Krzyzowski, Joan[ St. James 245 61 18 8 4 St. Anthony 680 111 18 ~ " ford, Janet Mages. David Reis- gela Rapp, Patricia Boyle Mau- Leech, Maureen McDonough, ICARY St. Bernadette 614 330 89 32 27'tr:L t~:tnasa:tmt:r~anboYm~Iarsna, . ~ ,~, .-. LeS'iner' Thomas Rees, William St Bridget 766 67 14 ~,~ Hoover Margaret Pratt,---" t~aren ~ vlor Ja es ~ulhvan D~v~A!~lcKler:a l"n maSm~ra-nt'~aver' reen Garland, Mary Lane Regi- .John Meggesin, Nancy Morrill,] SS Peter and Paul370 23 8 3 St.Edw?rd 413 61 19 na Koehler, Colleen Chandler, ICYnthia Picton, John Plachetka,[CRYSTAL LAKE Castegnaro Michael Clutter Lin~ ,~ "~ ' ,~ ~" ~' Mary Lou Burke Susan Schultz Lmda Stanoy, Ceha Tews, Carol/ St Thomas 755 St.Mar~ 235 16 ' ,-. '1 oa becaer, t+ymnla ml,~, St.Patrick 970 138 37 2 2 Robert Clutter, Catherine Wal- John Blair ' Cheri Sondgeroth, Sally Garland, lUPh ff, Carol Valesano, PaUllDE 'KALB 32 8 1 John Gorman, uamei mamne, iGary G"enoble Robert McPeek Jeffrey Keho Nancy Donna I White, Nancy Esser Teresa t gt M a~a St.Peter 463 88 11 3 ler, Brenda Purfeerst, Dean SUBLE -- Kra L r ~ 64 2 1 Catherine Full, Regina McCoy, I rap, au m Z~egle, Robert]DiXON SS.Peter and Paul 145 42 4 Harlan, G r a c e Montalbano,] T'rl~. Carol Payne, Steven Full, Pame- Walsh. [ ~t Mar'-" 54~ 252 62 23 4 St.Stanislaus 210 75 18 11 Michael Waller Stephanie Pear-[ t~t. Mary--Bonnie. B u t 1 e r, la Zurliene, Mary Stenzel, Ste- St. Rita of Cascia: Mary Cor-'D~DEE ST. CHARLES son Kathy Slattery Anne Gill t~ruc e umges. ~mrley Full, yen Steele, Ruth We]ty, Janico zinc, Cynthia Albertsen, Thorn- .qt O-th,~r~-~ 2~ St. Patrick 703 46 3 Lmda Fabiano, Daniel Bohnert , a S'r D 42 4 ' '. ' ~xatL,een xneir M a r y Sue Boehle, Katherine Lilves, Thorn- s t ong, eora uaw, ~,maa EAST DUBUQUE SAVANNA Molly Malone. j umges. as Lynch Janet Full Deutsch, Elizabeth Cholowa, Di- ,' ' " ane Elder Elizabeth Skoglund AURORA " , Michele Cote Hans Stumm Annunemtmn of the Blessed ' ' ViE " "" w "" w - ~onna /kDel l'~oreen l~arKs, ' ginmary: w lillalTl W ener~ ~. ' . 'James ~enna lkatnlynlvlar- Marflyn Nmmczura, Margaret +, . ' ~. rune r a tr ~ c K r~essmr Nmmczura, T~mothy McCor-K a t h 1 e e n Anderlik Crai ' mick, Joseph Rippinger ' . g HoI'" Ana-I- * -~. IL.OOK lvlarllyn nvnes JJanlel y +,~ s: garter welgel J~l- ' ' " .' . .~. ' Dunn Thomas Anderhk Chns- leen ~oflle. . ' . ' o- ], ,h v ~ ~:~ j,~ hart Palmatmr, Russell Meyer, D:r~oth; Me;tel ~l~arjorie Smith: J shtn T~yel;:se Lil Bar oszk : y t e , A IIIII~D~ Cynthia Buck, Lois Dieter ~a~gl~1~l~/'~ a Sacred Heart: Thomas Huber- ty, Rachael Mendoza, Diane Zef- / ran. R E P U B L [ C BELVIDERE St. James: Mary Ann Cole, Patricia Mott, Michael Travares, Barbara Decker. Mary Frazier, Mary Gangal, Theresa Halley, SPECIALISTS VALLEY HEATING Ask [or Bill Perez 220 50. River TW 2-4090 Susan Kiefer. GARY Saints Peter and Paul: Karen Boucek, Barbara Stack, Mary Tegel. CRYSTAL LAKE St. Thomas: Barbara Smith DE KALB St. Mary: Ann Koski. HETTI ELECTRIC SERVICE AURORA St. Mary 346 42 1 St. John 222 70 41 11 ELGIN SPRING GROVE St. Joseph 384 20 4 St. Peter 251 7 St. Laurence 426 64 7 10 10 STERLING St. Mary 282 18 6 St. Mary 811 185 40 10 S St. Thomas More 130 45 18 9 2 STOCKTON FREEPORT Holy Cross 161 90 31 14 St. Joseph 372 97 34 17 SUBLETTE St. Mary 251 76 27 5 5 St. Mary 109 23 7 5 5 St. Thomas Aquinas 281 69 13 4 2 SYCAMORE St. Vincent Home 125 St. Mary 250 50 2 GALENA VIRGIL ' St. Mary 305 118 25 SS. Peter and Paul 92 22 3 1 St. Michael 216 34 2 WEST BROOKLYN GENEVA St. Mary 60 33 9 St. Peter 273 56 11 WOODSTOCK HAMPSHIRE St. Mary 584 111 11 10 4 St. Charles Borromeo 186 53 15 6 BATAVIA HARVARD Holy Cross 78 10 St. Joseph ' 248 50 13 3 "-~ -'-- JOHNSBURG 4.671 1.200 403 ' 226 St. John the Baptist 337 98 23 13 11 Total n~mber of awards---6,500. DIXON Martinez. John Schwartz,RuthNeisendorf, Linda DeRaedt. OREGON St. Mary: Jim Concotelli, Re- Turner, Glenn McTavish, Eliza- HARVARD I St. Mary- Patricia Conroy, nee Didier, Sharon Hatch, Jack beth Dearing. St. Joseph--Bernadette Lynch,~Julie McGinn, Mary Classen, Kennedy, David Love, Sandra FREEPORT Marianne Weyker, Thomas Le- Linda Farrell, Timothy Loan, Schuster, Ann Williams, William St. Jeseph: Robert Camerer, beda. t John Slothower, Bonnie Antor Love, Pam Nagy, Thomas Ve- Linda Lou DeVries, Deborah JOHNSBURG ]Susan Mullins. nier, Larry Didier, Jacqueline Linebarger, Kathryn Glastetter, St. John the Baptist--Lynne~ROCKFORD Dunphy, Jane Conroy, Mary Ge- Constance Pickett, Margaret Murray, J a m e s Lafontaine, St. James -- Debra Donahue hant, 'Patricia Joyce, Gary Ko- Schuck, Janet Gillespie, Timothy Joseph Lafontaine, John MetE- Keith Romig, Peter Vander VenI pacE, Debra MetE, ElizabethI iScudder, Jerry Brechon, John ';Melnyk, Diane Cooper, Kath- leen Weber, Terry Dieterle. Connell, Mary Bushelle, Linda Davis, Jean Schleich, Mary Ann Kinzig, Linda Berkley, Mary Flynn, G a r y McIntyre, David geE, Carol Wilt, Mary O'Connor, Charlotte Boesenberg, D a w n Misavice, P a t r i c i a Voight, Geraldine Boesenberg, Joseph net, John McRae, Mary Butitta, Connie Schrom, Stanley Celner, Lynette Schultz, Patricia Payn- ter, Terry Ferolie. Jacqueline Bonavia, D i a n e'VIRGIL Andreoni, Deborah Albright, SS. Peter and Paul- Euger~e Denise Timm, Elizabeth Lester.]R ush" Mark DePorter, Vita DePorterlIWOODS]"OCK Anita Ippolito, Jack Wolfe, Mari-I St. Mary -- Colleen Buckley, jo Sciortino, CarlaPereconi, ITara Patterson, Lizbeth Stem- Belindv Zurowski. [per, Mary Theresa Hallisy. Ann St. Bridget- Dino Coroslini. O'Brien, Linda Cuccio. Betty Kathleen Brainard, A n n e t t e Boppart, Maureen Lavin, Mary 0liver, Patricia Burns, Patricia Lou Fagan, Eileen DeWane. Noffke. -- St. Edward--Janet Bartholo-IIRORA . . . mew, Darla Ahles, Michael Mc- Cabe, Walter Wojtowicz, Joni MOVING? Szyszkowski, Florence Dolratz Stewart Gifford. LOCAL OR LONG St. Patrick--Jean Meiresonne DISTANCE Susan Schwindman. AMR F St. Peter--Chariotte Palmer Linda Full, 5ante Petersen. St. Stanislaus--Rosene D o b nick, Georgia Davis, Thomas Rogozinski, Richard Janczak, David Ciembrenowicz, M a r y Dobnick, Susan Dzielak, B e r- nadette Kuss, Rosalie Krist, Deborah Phephs, Craig Dmo- chowski. TWINOAKS 7-9803 Aurora, !11. TW 2-9733 AGENT FOR REPUBLIC VAN end STORAGE CO. World Wide Movers 730 Fifth Ave. Phone TW 6-7721 AURORA ELGIN Peck. Dehn, Scan Megley, ChristineI 41 SOUTH ISLAND AVE ~llnno~ I/H~Jnl St Lawrence: Karen Lund- St Mary: Mary Pat Ross The- Sima "SPECI L " ' " a~+~r'-nz~nv, ,I AI|DftPA A G " PH lea Kanies, Steven Leetzow, Me- phie Bozek, Pamela FullerSaint Mary -- Bonnie B u s s ~~Jl ~l gren, LindaSchuster, MaryEl-resaMeyer, LynnFroehlick, So-MeHENRY ~,~.n~.viclr,s a e --~~ . E ~~tr ~i~ Sl~ gan McTavish, Timothy Schnei- St. Thomas Aquinas: Jann Col- Lawrence Fergen Jane Frost' I -- 14 .~ ~NT, C A TF]R IN/-' ~I?I:tVICI? I t v-~ It IFI' rglST' der, ~tepnen r'lper, l+rances ller, friary ~,en bc ac te .ITheresa Justen, Rosahnd Rees,', IJI.IIIP 'i' REAL ESTATE It ro,r Doctor Lang, Mark Sherman, Donna Cathy Morell, Brad Schirmer. !Howard Wegner, Andrea Clark,I v v.- tel Weddings Club Socials Banquets I IBaier. 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Lincoln Ave. and Clerk Street AAl'Vrne |l Residence: PK. TW 7-7088 |Ill Aurora-~PhoneChildrens Shoe TW 7.9618, HAtenaer. ALL PHONES TW 6-7734 IV|l-/ll'l~,~ SpecioHstl DI -o I A-- + ROCK FALLS AMBULANCE SERVICE Results ca.ors St. Andrew--Marybeth Kloeke. PLUMBING PHOTO EQUIPMENT and SUPPLIES Fast Processing Service (All Types) Alex G. Nagy's "Highly successful" were the;read more widely. It presented words used by the Very Rev-a challenge to the gifted stu- e r e n d Raymond J. Wahl dent, the average pupil, a n d J.C.D Director of Education:lthe slower learners, since each to describe the Reading Merit child was encouraged to read program recently completed inlaccording to his capacity. the elementary schools of the Lists of specific books, divid- Diocese of Rockford ed into nine different catego- Final t a b u 1 a t i o n of the!ries, were sent to the school awards given out to 6,500 chil- dren in the school of the Dio- cese shows that these children read over 230,000 books. Read- ing of these books was not com- pulsory, and the children did it in addition to their regular school work. Commenting upon this, Fa- ther Wahl said, "Our Reading Program was designed to en- courage all the children in the Diocese to read better and to last fall. If a child read fouri books from each of the nine o F categor'es, r a total of thirty- six books, in addition to his regular school work, he would receive the First Merit badge. We are happy to report that 4,- 671 children received this First 'Award. Continued on page S AURORA GREENHOUSE CO. RUSSELL ONAK One Downer Place Phone TW 7-8694 Aurora LEONARDI FURNITURE TV AND APPLIANCE Visit Our Furniture Department We Feature: WADE BROWN G.E. PHILCO BASSETT ROPER HAMILTON SEALY ADMIRAL bIAGIC-CHEF 907 S. River St. Aurora TW 6.1761 And HEATING 278 BEACH STREET AURORA PHONE TW 2-3944 Downer & River Sts. AURORA, ILL FRIENDLY & COMPLETE SERVICE SINCE 1871 Member of F.D.I.C. 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