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PAGE 8 ST. VINCENT'S JOTTINGS Our first week of vacation was a busy one and time passed all too quickly. Each day the young- sters were permitted to go swim- ming in the afternoon and on the warm days they also went in the evening. Almost every day a group of children were taken for a bus ride into the country with the customary stop for ice cream or candy The newest addition to our recreat- ional facilities is a trampoline. Day by day the youngsters are bouncing to greater heights. A number of the Sisters travel- led to the Motherhouse in Joliet to be on hand for the Jubilee celebrations 1 a s t Tuesday. Among a large group of Golden Silver and Diamond Jubilarians were three of our Sisters, Sister Rosamunda, Sister Agatha and Sister Verona A second trip became neces~ sary when we were informed of REYNOLDS Funeral Home Established 70 Years Abe Renkes ---Owner Phone: Morrison 2322 ROSS V. BOGOTT Plumbing and Heating "You Can Do.It.YourselI or We Will Do It For Yout. Phs.: (Ofe.) 2316 ires.) 3618 201 W. Market St.--Morrison the death of Mother Ursu)ine, who until 1958 was Mother Gen- eral of the Sisters. Since the close of school, a number of our children have been permitted to go home for good. Others have gone or will go to relatives and friends for a short vacation. But per usual there are a few new faces about the house each day as new children come to spend the summer with us. Even our teachers have gone for retreat and summer school and we already miss them. The five Sisters who teach ~n our school bade us goodbye dur- ing the past week. After spend- ing several days in retreat they will be occupied during the re- mainder of the summer with their summer school studies. We wish them all well and look forward to their return in early August. Through the kindness of Mr.~ O'Rourke we enjoyed a real treat at the Freeport theater on Monday as we witnessed "The Trapp Family". Many thanks. 11 Volunteer To Teach ROCK FALLS -- Eleven lay teachers along with Sister Mary Duchesne and the Rev. William Myers, assistant pastor at St. Andrew Church. volunteered to teach 175 children from first through eighth grade in the vacation school at St. Andrew. The school began June 6 and continued through June 16. The Rev. William Kriegs: mann, pastor at St. Andrew, of- fered Mass daily during the sum- mer sessions. The 11 volunteer lay teachers were: Mrs. Mary Kobbeman, Mrs. Leo Walter, Miss Julia Callahan, Mrs. G. Getzendaner Miss Patricia May, Miss Peggy Hoffmiller, Mrs. Samuel Frank, Miss Christine Werland, Miss Mary Lee Walter, Miss Con- stance Glassburn and Miss Bar- bara Cooney. FINEST IN FOOD FINEST IN DRINKS THE LINCOLNTAVERN GEORGE C. NERI, Owner MARVIN TOPPEL, Manager SOUTH BATAVIA AVENUE BATAVIA PHONE TR 9-7147 BATAVIA SHEET METAL SHOP Gas Heat by Republic E. Wilson St. BATAVIA TR 9-$742 JOHN "TIRES" ROTHECKER'S STANDARD SERVICE TIRES, TIRES, TIRES ONE STOP SERVICE 206 E. Wilson St. Phone TR 9-1273 Batavia m~ Hallmark Cards For All Occasions Visit the Store with The Best Selection Prescription Druggists 117 S. Batavia Ave. Phone TR 9-1466 Batavia Say You Saw It in THE OBSERVER "Just Across ]rum World Famed Blackhawk Statue" 11 Mile North of U. S. Hwy. 64 on Ill. Hwy. 2) HOURS OF SERVING Daily 11:30 A.M. to 8:00 P.M {Closed Mondays) SMORGASBORD SERVED WED. "& THURS. For Banquet Party or Meeting Reservations Phone: ORegon 2.6761 -- John Maxon, Owner -- MEMBER AAA AND DUNCAN HINES -- VAILE EDNA N. NATTRESS SHOP CLOTHIERS Men's & Boys' Wear AT 2.6513 112 First St Dixon s; Dixon s Fashion Center" 124 Galena Avenue Dixon, Illinois AT 4.8341 RUBY R. NATTRES$, Owner THE OBSERV] R :i i: i,' :;~ii~! i: ii':x ',:ii;~ :-!~:i ; i / ;: Ji,i! 'I'C,;~)@ /'! TAiDAY, JUNE 23, 1961 IGirl Keeps IH " T PromiSeto --]Grade Year God I ROCKFORD- Specia reeog-, Among second grade readers ,CALDWELL, N.J. --(NC) --[nition is being given to pupils Nancy Morrill of Our Lady of I'm grateful." who read the most books in the lGood Counsel in Aurora took recent Diocecan Reading pro-i first honors by reading 383 That's how Carmen Maldena- do describes her reason for for- saking an immediate start on a career to spend a year teaching in Catholic schools in Alabama. There the Manhattan born girl, recently graduated from Caldwell College for Women, will receive $150 per month and an apartment which she will share with two other girls she has yet to meet. They will pay their own transportation costs to Alabama and will supply their own food. Like the others, Miss Malden-I ado was recruited for her job by Father Paul Mullaney, who an- nually tours northern Catholic women's colleges looking for! apostolic collegians to volunteel7 for the teacher program in the Mobile - Birmingham diocese. Explaining her own decision to volunteer, Miss Maldonado said: "I've had so many bless- ings -- health, parents who have spoiled me all my life, just life itself, I guess. I owe God so much. "And there's something else-- a very personal thing. When I was a baby I had a serious fall. My mother promised that if I re-i covered I would somehow give six months of my life to God. Well, when Father Mullaney spoke to us, and he said he need- ed teachers so badly and that if we volunteered we would be giv- ing a year to God -- I thought this would be the best way to thank God." College Names New President PROVIDENCE, R.I.--(NC)-- Father Vincent C. Pore, O.P vice president since 1950, has been named president of Pro- vidence College, succeeding the late Father Robert J. Slavin, O.P. He was named to be seventh president by Father William D Marrin, O.P provincial of the Dominican Fathers' province of St. Joseph. Father Dore, a native of New GRADUATION COMES AT LAST--The joys, the pains, the work, and the challenge of four Haven, Conn has been on the years of college life are mirrored en Marilyn Whiteeotton's face as she embraces Sister Fran- college faculty for 30 years. He setta, president of Webster college, Webster Groves, Me after .receiving her diploma. Scenes has been head of the sociology like this are being repeated throughout this month, where an estimated 50,000 students are re- department, athletic director, ceiving diplomas from Catholic colleges and universities. (NC photo) treasurer, dean of studies, =- academic vice president, dean jof the faculty and superior of ,41 l[ 7"~g"~ 1" TFI"I"r'I",the college's Dominican com- r .U H i munity. uorls Answers ~ Father Slavin, whom he suc- J ceeds, died suddenly on April uoris r~evere r'eters.omer's customs. They feel se- him get adjusted to the school 24. He was head of the college :)ear Doris" ]cure with their own and think] and his' new environment, for 14 years. " I There is this boy whom I like. you w~!ltoo. ~. Dear Dons: ilil~Fkl~lm,i,/~f,l/ Most girls have other girls ask ~.2~,t'~all" xu z u~ lytus.?-j I've just completed my fr, e sh-LWUUU3|U1=i . boys if they like them but I mtt mat fou as.socxatea wztn man year m a Cathone mgnJ dnn't think that's nroner Howlmany mzzerent gins at scnooi, school and I have come aerossl can I fred out ff he hke~me? tthatY aUn:nt~roagd thd=st:nrd ;osPr~blee~orLn:::r:hOeU~h:oWa~ Hall & Eckert If he talks to you, smiles andIlearning to get along with many have lately been associated with~, acts natural he likes you. If he/P P e " a very nice boy, 15, whose moth-i II~FU UJ[t IllL~r,l~ It, ~tlt~ Lilt a doesn't talk to you avoids you/ ' " er is a Catholic and whose f th- , and acts ridiculous he likes you.IFERENCE.~)n age. sometimes er is a Baptist. This boy told me : lwh~t d~.~ this mean9 All bovs/makes a omerence m ~ne early he would like to become a Catho-: ~ 17 1 are different And most airlslteens' t, msor 8 nave m~- lie except he lives l0 miles from; ," ~' .Iferent interests than girls 14 the church and has no wa, of are pretty gooa at ilno.ln~, out . J : ~ +~,:~,;,o land 15. However, there 1s no getting there on Sunday He th~ lll~atllll~ uz ~z~lx a~tuLto. . I. ~ o . 1 1 v v . t . ~ iset a~e nmlt Tar irlencis ana it came last Sunda-, and was ver-, - ^-o- xou may never Know zor sure. o ~ . ~. J . a reaerol u-usao 1 But if you really don't want to[re;:~y repenus on me mmvm- impressed. Do you think it. IS - scare him away, don't ask him. " poss,ble for me to do anything Woodstock. III, xour morner may not apprecl- to help him into the Catholic " " Dear Doris: ate these girlz because she does- Faith? ' i Yvonne It is not impossible at all, Yvonne. I think the best way, as Complete Banking Service Since 1889 See Us For Installment Loans THE STATE BANK OF WOODSTOCK Member F.D.I.C. a beginning, is to introduce him to the parish priest the next time he comes to Mass. The! I !priest will take over from there, and may even suggest something that you can do to help. Doris Revere Peters answers letters through her column, not by ,tail. Please do not ask for a personal reply. Young readers are invited to write to her in care o] THE OBSERVER. Electric Shop Inc. Westinghouse Appliances Amana Relrigerators & Freezers Electrical Contracting & Repairs PHONE: AT 4.0011 213 West First St. DIXON, ILL. I have a wonderful family so please don't think I'm an in- grate. My best friend is two years old than I. I have met her friends and they are really nice girls. But my mother doesn't like them. But s h e doesn't k n o w them. They came over once in awhile on school nights. This didn't af- fect my home- work as they on- ly stayed a few minutes. II o wDoris R. Peters can I make my mother appreciate these girls. I told her she is prejudiced be- cause they aren't our national- ity. Our nationality is a closely knit group. I hate to tell these girls they can't come over. What can I tell my mother? Mary Many parents who have come from other countries are more at home with their own nation- ality. They have no language barrier and understand one an- n't know them. Invite them in on a week-end when they can stay longer than just a few minutes and let her see for herself that they are really "nice girls." Dear Doris: A new boy came to our school this past year and he came with a reputation that wasn't so hot. The Sisters who teach at our school didn't seem to like him. We would be expelled, they said, if we were caught talking to him. Do you think Sisters have a right to tell us who we can or cannot talk to? Eighth grade girls Sisters are pretty good judges of character, particularly where boys and girls are concerned. But I doubt if they would have accepted, the boy in school if they didn't want you to talk to him. n F You probably misunderstood them or listened to a rumor. If this boy did come with "a reputation that wasn't so hot" all he may need to change is a good environment which you and the Sisters provide. If the Sis- ters said anything at all they probably suggested that you let CampbellMotors Parts and Service Headquarters for Packard Studebaker Mercedes-Benz Dixon, III. Phone AT 3-94S1 MANHATTAN "'For Your Uptown Dining' In Air.Conditioned Comfort Open 6:30 A.M. -- 1 A.M. Daily (Except Monday) 115 Gale aa Dixon AT 3.8041 Floor and Wall Tile Aluminum Combination Windows & Doors FORMICA KITCHEN CABINETS 414 First Dixon Free Delivery in Your Vicinity." Headquarters for Simmons Bedding Kroehler Furniture Convenient Terms. "Insurance Exclusively" DIXON NATIONAL BANK BUILDING PHONES OFC. AT 2-8174 RES. AT 4.7071 FARMERS GET TOP PRICE FOR YOUR GRAIN. CHECK OUR BID BEFORE YOU SELL. H. A. ( -- Est. 1890 -- ) REALTORS FARM LOANS HOME LOANS PHONE: AT 3.1011 1st at Peoria in Dixon Your Frlendly Independent Grocer Serve Yourself and Save Dixon, Ill. Inquiries Cordially Invited Contact: Stan Wessenaar, Owner & Mgr, Phone: AT 4-1291 or 4-1201 DIXON MILLS, INC. gram on the various grade lev- els. Winner will have their pic- ture printed in the OBSERVER. Winners, who read a total of more than two thousand books, are the following nine children: At the first grade level Con- :nie Schrom of St. James No. 1 in Rockford took top honors by reading 305 books. READING HONORS -- Connie Schrom of St. James school No. 1 in Rockford recently read a total of 305 books to take first place amongst the first graders of diocese who participated in the Diocesan Reading program. St. James school is staffed by the Sisters of St. Dominic of Sinsinawa, Wis. Principal is Sister M. Juda, O.P. FURNITURE CO. DIXON FINEST IN MEATS We Give S&H Green Stamps Brinton at Brodshow books. Middle Grades Annette Oliver of St. Bridget, Loves Park, took first prize at the third grade level, reading 148 books, Two hundred and forty-two books were read by Mary Lane of St. Anne, Amboy which gave her first place at the fourth grade level. Amongst fifth grade readers, first place was taken by Lynn Froehlich of St. Mary, Freeport. She read a total of 182 books. Tied at 200 Books At the sixth grade level there was a tie for top honors with i Linda Schuster and Megan Mc- i Tavish, both of St. Lawrence, Elgin, reading 200 books. Dawn Micavice of St. John Johnsburg read the most books among seventh graders. H e r total was 182. At the eighth grade level Kar- en Lundgren of St. Lawrence, Elgin placed first by reading 200 books. New Holy Name CAMP I~:AISER, Korea--(NC) --Over 100 men of the U. S. Army's 17th Infantry, Seventh Division, attended the first Com- munion b~eakfast of the new Camp Kaiser Holy Name Soci- ety, already Korea's largest. LEGION OF DECENCY LIST Moral Classification of Movies The following is o moral estimate of motion pictures showing in the Rockford Diocese prepared under the direction of the National Legion of Decency, 453 Madison Ave. New York 22 N.Y with co-operation of the Motion Picture Deportment of the international Federation of Catholic Alumnae. A-I--MORALLY UNOBJECTIONABLE FOR GENERAL PATRONAGE Absent Minded Professor Gorgo Santa Claus Alamo Green He!met, The Serengeti Shall Not Die Gunfight Seven Wonders of the All Hands on Deck Guns of Navarone World Amazing Transparent Hand in Hand Man, The 1 Was a Parish Priest Silent Call Ben-Hur Ladies Man Snow White and the Three Bernadette of Lourdes Last Dawn Stooges . ~. Beyond the Time Barrier Left, Right and Center Swiss Family Roomson Big Gamble, The Lilfle Angel Sword and the Dragon Cimaron Little Shepherd of King- ,* ~ o, n^a ~t Clnderfella dam Come .~: r~n 'Te;;e~AW:True Cinerama South Seas Ad- ~aster of the Worldam y venture Vfighty Crusaders Teacher and the Mirecla David and Goliath ~Aisty Ten Commandments Days of Thril/s and ~Aodern Times Ten Who Dared Laughter )le Rex There Was a Crooked Man Desert Attack One HundredandOne Three Worlds of Gulliver Dondi Dalmatians Tomboy and the Champ Fabu ous Wor d of Jules On the Double Town Like Alice Verne Operation Camel Trouble in the Sky F de io Parent Trap, The Trapp Family, The Five Guns to Tombstone Passport to China Wackiest Ship in the Flaming Star Pepe Army Flute and the Arrow Police Dog Story, The Watch Your Stern Front er Uprising Question 7. Wings of Chance Gamb er Wore A Gun Romanoff and Juliet Wizard of Baghdad Glenn Miller Story Sand Castle Would-be Gentlemen A.11--MORALLY UNOBJECTIONABLE FOR ADULTS AND ADOLESCENTS Atlantis, The Lost Con- Great Imposter, The Prisoner of the Volga tinent Hand, The : Raisin in the Sun, A " Hann" Rommel's Treasure Atomic Submarine ibm Babette Goes to War Hell Bent for Leather Scent of Mystery Ballad of a Soldter Rift ' High Powered " e School for Scoundrels Bat Home Is the Hero Secret sf the Purple Reef Battle at Bloody Beach H o md~cUi?a,Prlest Secret Partnera Battle of the Sexes House of Seven Hawks Secret Ways Because They're Young House of Usher Sergeant Rutledge =~ A D" n I Aim at the Stars Seven Ways from Sundown e,s .~re ing, g '~ ce Pa ace Shadow of the Cat, The Bell Boy Jailbreakers Sniper's Ridge Beware ot Children Journey to the Lost City Song Without End Black Sunday Konga,S.O.S. Pacific Blueprint for Robbery Last Time I Saw Archie Staleg 17 Bra nwashed Long Rope, The Steel Claw Br des of Dracula Magnificent Seven Sundowners Br dge, The Man in Cocked Hat Sunrise at Campobello Cage of Evil Man in the Moon Tarzan the Megnificent Canadians The Man Who Died Twice Tess of the Storm Country Counterpot Marie Octobre Time Bomb Crazy for Love Mating Time Time Machine Deadly Companions Mein Kampf Tormented, The Don Quixote Midnight Lace Trapped in Tanglerl Enemy General Mountain Road Two Rode Together Fanny Naure Girl and the Two Way Stretch Ferry to Hong Kong Slaver Unforgiven Fiercest Heart Night Fighters Valley of the Redwoods Flying Fontaines Operation BottleneckVillage of the Damned Four-D Man Othello Visit To a Small Planet Gazebo Pay or Die Wake Me When Iti's Over Generat Della Rovere Place in the Sun Walk Like a Dragorl Giant of Marathon Please Don't Eat the Walking Target Gidget Goes Hawaiian Daisies White Warrior Gold of the Seven Saints Pleasure of His Company World of Apu Goliath and the DragonPossee from Hell Young Savages A-Ill--MORALLY UNOBJECTIONABLE FOR ADULTS All in A Night's WorkGoiiath and the Bar- All the Fine YounO barians Cannibals Grass Is Greener Angel Wore Red Greed Gage Summer Angry Silence, The Heller in Pink Tights Anna's Sin Hell is a City Apartment, The Heroes Die Young Back to the Wall Home From the Hill Best of Everything House of Intrigue Big Bankroll Hypnotic Eye Big Deal on Madonna Idiot Street Ikiru (Jap.) Black Orpheus I'm All Right Jack Blast of Silence Inherit the Wind By Love Possessed I Passed For Whffe Captain's Table It Started In Naples Career Jayhawkers Cash McCall Key Witness Chance Meeting League of eGnttemen College Confidential Let No Man Write My Cover Girl Killer Epitaph Cranes are Flying Magician Crimson Kimono Make Mine Mink C~'owded Sky Malaga Dark at the Top of Murder, Inc. the Stairs MUSIC BOX Kid End of linnocence North to Alaska Exodus Nude in a White Car Facts of Life (Ft.) Fate of a Man Ocean's Eleven On the Beach Fast and Sexy Fever in the Blood, A Five Golden Hours Four Fast Guns 400 Blows French Mistress Operation Petticoat Our Man in Havana Pillow Talk Please Turn Over Plunderers, The Portrait in Black Purple Gang Return to Peyton Place Ring of Fire Rue de Paris Savage Innocents Senechal, The Magnifi- cent Seven Thieves Sins of Rachel Cade Spartacus Stop Me eBfore I Kill Subterraneans Third Voice Threat Tiger Bay Touch of Larceny Tunes of Glory Unfaithfuls, The Upstairs and Downstairs Virgin Island Virgin Spring (Swedish) Web of Evidence Why Must I Die Angel Baby Big Show, tile etrnbo the Great Odds Against Tomorrow Wind Cannot Read Once More With Feeling Wolf Larsen One-Eyed Jacks Wonderful Country One Foot in Hell Young Have No Time Operation Eichmann Young One B--MORALLY OBJECTIONABLE IN PART FOR ALL Herod, The Great Privates ~LIve of Adam Hiroshima, Mon Amourand Eve Jazz Boat Proper Time Blood and Roses Last Sunset Psycho Let's Make Love Rat Race Breath of Scandal Liseite Right Approach, The Butterfield 8. Look in Any Window Sanctuary Can-Can Love andthe Frenchwo-Sex Kittens Go to man College Carry On, Nurse Carthage in Flames Love in a Goldfish Bowl Shakedown Cry for Happy Mad Dog Coil Sons and Lovers Desire in the Dust Mania Squad Car /~ntt~r af Morals Terror of the Tongs Elmer Gantry Marriage-Go-Round Thunder in Carolina Entertainer, The Millionairess Two Faces of Dr. Jeykll Esther and the King Minotaur Two Loves Foxhole in Cairo ~^isfit~ The Underworld U S A Girl in Room 13 ' "' " te Vice Raid G. I. Blues Morgan the Pira . Man Ahve Warr;or Empress The Go Naked in the WorldMost Dangerous " sh Where the Boys Are Hell to Eternity Parr . . Her Bridal Night (was: Pharaoh's Woman WHd in the Country Bride Is Much too Portrait of a Mobster Wor d of Suzy Wong Beautiful) Ft. POrtrait of a Sinner 20,000 Eyes C-~CONDEMNED Adorable Creatures 'Lover, the (Fr.) Please, Mr. Balzac (Fr.) (French) Lover's Return (French) Port of Desire And God Created WomanMademoiselle Gobette Pot Bouille (Lovers of (French) (French Paris) Fr. Baby Doll Mademoiselle Striptease Private Property Bed of Grass (Greek) (French) A Question of Adultery Bed, The (French) Magdalena Rosanna Breathless Maid in Paris (Fr.) Saturday Night and Come Dance With Me Marie du Port (French) Sunday Morning (French) Mating Urge Savage Eye Desperate Women,The Sins of the Borgias Expresso Bongo Miller's Beautiful Wife Green Carnation (was(Ital.) (French) Trials of Oscar Wilde) Miss Julia (Swedish) Smiles of a Summer Night (Swedish) Heroes and, Sinners Mitsou (Fr.) Husband for Anna, A Morn and Dad Stella (Greek) I Am a Camera Moon Is Blue, The Third Sex Illicit Interlude (Swedish) Naked Night, The Trials of Oscar Wilde Karamoia (Swedish) Wasted Lives ond the Ledy Chatterley's Lover Nana (Ft.) Births of Twins Llane, Jungle Goddess Never on Sunday Woman of Rome (Ital.) Love Game (French) Night Heaven Fell (Fr.} Passionate Summer Love Is My Profession Oscar Wilde (Fr.-Ital.) SEPARATE CLASSIFICATION (A separote Clossificotion is given to certain films which, while not morol- ly offensive, require some ona[ysis and explanotion as a protection to the Uninformed against wrong interpretolion and false conclusions.) Martin Luther Case of Dr. LaurentSuddenly Last Summer Storm eCnter Girl of the Night Crowning Experience Circle of Deception Anatomy of Murder Never Take Candy From Adam and Eve La Dolce Vita A Stranger,