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Eli Echo, Ely, Mn. 55731, Wed., Sept. 19, lift3 Trophy winners at the end-of-season golf tournament are: Hanson. (standing) Mary Mistek, Millie Simonlck, Jean Green, Nona Ettaand Seated are: Georgia Braun, Florence Bethke, Lee Van Nancy Nykanen Fred Cherne, Memorial senior high student, has been named Semifinalist in the 1974 National Merit Scholarship Program. Fred, who is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Cherne will compete for about 3,100 Merit Scholarships to be awarded in the spring. In the eighteen annual competitions completed to date, 34,450 students have won Merit Scholarships valued at more than $95.5 million. Accordin~ to Edward C. Smith. oresident of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC!, "The ap.proximately 15,000 Semifinalists are representative of the nation's most academically talented young people, and they bring honor not only to themselves, but also to their families, their teachers, and their communities." "From this group will come many future leaders in business, industry, and the professions," he said. "The future success of these young people will, however, depend upon their ability to become productive at the high intellectual levels that they are capable of attaining." The Semifinalists were the highest scorers in each state on the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Text ~i National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT ~NMSQT) administered last October to over one million students in about 17,000 schools nationwide. These students, who constitute about une-half of one percent of the graduating secondary school seniors in the United States, will complete high school and enter college in 1974. NMSC identifies the Semifinalists to all regionally accredited U.S. colleges and universities. Many Semifinalists find this recognition useful in seeking financial aid from sources other than the Merit Program and in the process of gaining admission to college, Semifinalists must quality as Finalists to advance in the competition for Merit Scholarships. To become Finalists, the Semifinalists must fulfill requirements that endorsement of their schools, confirming their high NMSQT scores on a second examination, and by evidence of their academic and other percent or more of the Semifinalists are Finalists, and each Finalist will receive a Certificate c recognition of distinguished performance in the corn Every Finalist will be considered for one of the Merit $1000 Scholarships that are allocated on a according to each state's percentage of the total graduating class. A selection committee college admissions officers and secondary counselors judges all information about eact combination--his high school academic record, leadership qualities, extracurricular activities, as scores. The winners of these one-time awards of $10 financed by sponsors and NMSC will receive a next fall, after they enroll as Many of the Finalist~ will also be considered for four-year Merit Scholarships supported by some 450 foundations, professional associations, colleges, unionS and individuals. Winners of renewable Merit Scholarshil~ up to $1,500 per year which can amount to $6,000 over college years. MNSC will release the names of the Merit Scholarship 1974 through the news media in three public winners of standard four-year Merit Scholarships primarily by corporations and businesses will be April 11; the winners of one-time National Merit will be named on April 25; and the college-sponsored four.year Merit Scholarship winners on May 2. Moose At the recent meeting of the Ely Women of the Moose Chapter No. 339, Millie Simonick, Jr. Graduate Regent, announced she had received notice that the chapter will receive the Award of Achievement. Millie will now be eligible to receive her Green Cap. The next regular meeting will be held on Monday, Sept. 24 at 7:30 p.m. at the Moose Lodge Rooms. Highlight of this meeting will be the enrollment of new member, Dorothy McClellan and the presentation of a special style show with Effie Poshak in charge. Receive The following will be on the lunch committee for this according to Virgina Ivancich, chrm; Julia Velcheff, Warner, Eleanore Johnson, Marion Biichite and Mayme Kotchevar, Laura Lekatz and Virginia the lunch for the Sept. 10 meeting. Money from the September' monthly project will go weather rain coats for Mooseheart. The Women's Golf Association held its annual end-of-the-season tournament Tuesday September 11. At the meeting following the tournament trophys were awarded and officers elected. Evelyn Tuomala was the winner of a drawing for a handmade afkan. Elaine Hallet seemed to express the feeling of the group when she said, "Outside of me I can't think of anyone I would rather see win it". "Evelyn, (who is employed by the Golf Corporation) has often gone out of her way to be helpful and we appreciate it," she added. Officers which were elected for the coming year are: Georgia Braun, president; Jo Lepisto, vice president; Betty Nelson, secretary; and Betty Pascoe, treasurer. Nancy Nykanen was the 1973 Flight Champ with a score of 87, ~Nona Hanson was second with a score of 93, and Elaine Halleff third with a score of 95. First Flight winner was Lee Van Etta with a 99, and Jean Green the first runner-up with a score of 104. Second flight winners were Florence Bethke and Millie Simonick both with a 110, with Florence winning the play-off. Third flight winners were Georgia Braun, 120; and Mary Mistek, 126. The winners of the Round Robin were announced. Florence Bethke won $10 for being the most improved golfer of the season. Other winners were: Elaine Hallett and Lee Van Etta, $7.50 each (they tied for second place); Vicky Montgomery, $6.00; and Sadie Jokela and Betty Nelson each $4.00 as they tied for 4th place. In the Round Robin each golfer competed against herself and the winners were the ones who had improved their score the most over the year. New committees were appointed for the coming year and are as follows: Sports Com mittee , Betty Johnson, Floredce Bethke, Sadie Jokela and Lil Johnson Ways and Means Committee Elaine Hallett, Gerrie Hedge and Doris Adamic Two-Ball Foursome Committee Lee Van Etta and Jean Green Special Events Committee Marguerite Orth, Nona Hanson, Molly Klun and Ruth Mahl Publicity Committee Doris Adamic and Elaine Hallett Club-House Committee Dorothy Hitchcock, Vicky Montgomery and Mary Porthan Rules Committee Millie Simonick Calling Committee Mary Mistek, Elaine Hallett, Dorothy Hitchcock and Montgomery Ruth Mahl read the following poem, which she composed. It's almost time for golfers To put the clubs away. September's here, and brought along A bluer sky, a shorter day-- Have you thanked Him for the season past, Found no cause for dismay? After snow and winter's over, He will send another May. Vicky Our winters are For a your car to' expert servidng i Cooling System Electronic Tune-Up Oil Change I. Visual check of entire cooling i. Check engine compression..I. Drain and refill crankcase system including belts, hoses, w-5 qts. 10W30 or 5W30 oil. pulley's and pulley alignment. 2. Renew and adjust spark plugs. 2. Change oil filter 2. Pressure test cap, radiator 3. Test battery and clean and engine for leaks, terminals. 3. Chassis lube. 4. Renew and adjust points and 3. Check thermostat w-ther- condenser, sa'vso mometer. 5. Check Dist. cap and rotor 4. Flush if needed. 6. Set ignition timing and check coil. 5. Add antifreeze to -50 degrees 7. Free up manifold heat protection if necessary, control valve. Intermr of each ear is 8. Adjust idle mixture and idle vacumed and all 6. Clean radiator fins of clirt and speed, windows cleaned inside debris. 9. Adjust belt tension, and out! *6" Parts and antifreeze extra. *89s 8eyl) plus parts. *696 (6cyl.) plusparts. 2 E. Chapman 365-98OO governor WENDELL ! Gov. Wendell directed Edward Commissioner of initiate action cently enacted Sales Practices Act, to the sale in Minnesota that are vart of the Corporation Hudson, Wisconsin, St. Croix River. Calder ceived preliminary the first phase from the City of $14 million sists of two 12-story Newly elected officers of the Women's Golf Association are Betty and 32 luxury Pascoe, Treasurer: Georgia Braun, President; Jo Lepisto, Vice terrace units, the President: and Betty Nelson, Secretary. built into the river. Driscoll will sue a show cause Caldor Corp. and its counterpart, Cardel g~ring the further requested the from the Subdivided Practices Act suspended. 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