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PAGE 8 THE GUARDIAN, JUNE 7. 1974 Reorganization Of U$CC Studied Washington (N(') -- Work has begun oil a plan to reorganize the offices of the United States Catholic Conference (USCC) and the National Conference of Catholic Bishops (NCCB) in order to cut costs and simplify structure while maintaining all major functions of both organizations. Officials have said that budgetary necessities will force staff cuts of about 10 per cent, but that they will try to make the cuts through normal per- sonnel attrition. The two con- ferences employ a total of about 300 persons in offices here and elsewhere in the country. Famous Lecturer in Receiving Line Mother Kathryn Sullivan, I:I.S.C.J., world-.renowned Scriptnre-scholar, received congratulations from hundreds of ad,nirers for more than an hour following her lecture May 26 in I,ittle i{ock's Cathedral of St. Andrew. The reception, arranged by women cursillistas, was held in Cathedral Ilall. AMPLE PARKING HEALEY00.00ROTH Shoe Repair Cf Dyeing 5hoe Prescription 42 Yrs. In Downtown L.R. Phone 372-6830 Loading Zone Provided In Front I13 Ma. FUNERAL DIRECTORS PHONE (501) 664-4433 5800 WEST TWELFTH LITTLE ROCK, ARK. 72204 Heights Toy Center Forest Heights Shopping Ce ater wHrrFIELD JEWF..LERS DIAMONDS Abstinence Urged To Aid Starving New York (NC) -- Bread for the World (BFW), a new national Christian organization dedicated to fighting world hunger, has urged U.S. Christians to abstain from meat three days a week as a way of aiding nations facing food shortages. "We are suggesting this as a spiritual act," said The Rev. Eugene . Carson Blake, president of BFW. "If Christians would abstain from meat on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays -- starting now -- it would be a cultic, visible act demonstrating our concern." This would have not only a symbolic effect but an im- mediate practical effect, said Dr. Blake, who proposed the idea' 3I the May meeting of the . BFW hoard here. The idea was approved unanimously. Catholic Auxiliary Bishop Thomas Gumbleton of Detroit said economists have estimated that a reduction in meat eating by Americans could increase grain reserves throughout the world since much grain is now used to feed cattle. These [ D J reserves could be used to aid nations threatened with O YOL widespread starvation. i e b z I emem er ,, is a traditional religious action going back to the Old YEARS AGO Testament -- we x;*ould help THIS WEEK maintain a level of awareness in The Guardian revorted: this countrv about the problem " of hunger in the world," Bishop N. Little Rock -- Fifteen (;umbleton said. children received First Holy "II's so easy to read C, ommunion June 1. Theywere something in the'paper about Svlvester Wilkiewicz, Leo six million people starving in V('allock, Joseph Lensky, Jessie ('heney, Charles Esbanks, Beecher Worden, Norman ('armack, John Pruniski, (;eorge Bidwell, Elmer Ritchie, John C. Sullivan, Mary Ellen Worden, Frances Jones, Agnes Cotter and Roherta Bidwell. 25 YEARS AGO THIS W F.F..K The Guardian reported: lhe sub-Sahara, and then forget it," he said. "But if you feel hungry once in a while, il helps keep you aware lhat there are many many millions of people in the world who feel that I ' WATCHES -- JEWELRY "EXCLUSIVE TOYS" I Watch Repairing Phone 663-8383 - 5918 "R" [ Cantrell & Grant - 666-6651 Little Rock, Arkansas Heights Shopping Center  at i can Names Cuban Ambassador "For Dependable Service Call" J HILLCREST PLUMBING ] KAVANAUGH Vatican City (NC) -- Pope 5815 Kavanaugh i PHARMACY t'aul Vl has appointed an apostolic nuncio to Cuba -- the PHONE 666-5474 I * FREE DELIVERY * equivalent of an ambassador a subsidary of Pfeifer I Plumbing & HNtioll Co., Inc. I s0ol Phone to represent the Vatican in Robert E. Wright, MMag, er I Kavaltaugh 664-3844 ttavana. The Vatican announced May 24 that the charge d'affairs, [ ] ] BishopCesareZaechi, whohas filled in as the top papal diplomat in the Havana nun- I ,O/, /#__ ] ciature since 1961, has now been i MODEL 1 named apostolic nuncio and an [ I RKET i Little Arkansas I drew its nuncio in 1961 after the government of communist [ LARGE SELECTION OF / Premier Fidel Castro expelled i Oa__rder i [ 8ILKANDPARCHMENT / foreign missionaries, including I SHADES / bishops, in the earlier years | Large Variety of Quality / after Castro became chief of i 5911 i NAME BRA.NDLAMPS i state in 1959. The Vatican, i"Bring Your Lamp I however, had never broken off diplomatic relations with Cuba [ In for a Fitting" ] completely. II Stuttgart -- Graduation exercises for ttoly Rosary School were held May 29 in the Church with the pastor, Father J. G. Evans, awarding cer- tificates to the graduates, who included Eddie Sue Wagner, Aileen Ramona Seifert, Patricia Ann Berg, Charles William (Billy) Fischer, Larry ,Io Harr and Emmett James Hollihan. Magnolia First Communicants Six children received their First lloly Communion May 5 Immaculate Ileart of Mary Church, Magnolia. They Nlary Buth Bauer, Donna Belmont, llelen Bauer, l',oom ", Michael Carey and Carl Meyer. Theyare with their pastor, Father Walter Rajmund, and Altar Kevin I;elmont, Chris Ga,'rett, AI Schilling, Keith Stephen Paradise and Brian Garrett. hunger all of the time." Bishop Gumbleton said that "if this idea could catch on, we would be declaring that as a nation we are going to be concerned about the problems of hunger in the world." He said he felt that young Christians, particularly, were interested in fasting and abstinence to show their social concern. I)IVOI/('E DOUBI,ES Washington (NC) -- National divorce totals more than doubled from 1962 to 1973 and the upward trend is continuing in 1974, according to govern- ment data. Lo For BEEF VEAL PORK PURE PORK i STEINWAY PIANOS FOR THOSE WHO WANT THE FINEST GERALD NEAt 3417 W. 12th, Linle Rock 106 Ouachita, Hot Springs 319 W. Main, Jacksonville MEAT PRODUCT| Since 11193 PHONE 565-1535 Little Rock, Ark, Greater Little Ro(:lk " LYON DRUG CO. . Phone 753-6161 4214 MaeArthur Drive North Little Rock, Ark. LaBrot Sewing Center Family Machines-Industrial Repairs and Service 1508 So, University 666-7187 HATHCOTE Upholstery & Draperies LARGE SELECTION OF FABRICS "The Shop of Quality" UPHOLSIERIH6 372-6486 2204 West 10th St. Little Rock m,,, Infants and Children's [ bihv sho " ' 2 McCain Mall and 5701 Kavanaugh "Everything in Hardware" "I i STANLEY HARDWARE CO. 1012 W. 34Lh North Little Rock Your Family Shoe * Open Friday Nights LAY--A--WAY La.kehiU Shopping FIN and FEATHER PET SHOP The finest in birds, tropical fish and pet supplies. "21 Years in Business" 5614 "R" St. - 664o5515 7 ELfCTRIC CO. ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS 4020 Bruno Rd., Little Rock Licnsl -- Bonded -- Insured Phone 565-4674 TEDFORD DRUG STORE Rexal I C.B. Wright - T.E. Mattax PHARMACISTS Phone 374-4926 915 EAST NINTH STREET PIKE PLAZA Economy Pike Plaza Shopping DAN SARNA, Reg. Member St. Mar 2700 Pike Ave. - North Little Rock, "Personal/red C.C. BUMPASS, 39O9 W. Telephone COMPLETE HOUSE N:,%% :i00l 00.11 THANK /:"l ...#ll i ARROW i I Printing 8, Stationery i I tezi Math St. - FR a-2296 I I HENRY W. MILLER, Member o I I Owner Holy Souls Pt,. i i | United Rent-AIIs and Sales EVERY BANKING SERVICE "THE SATURDAY BANK" Pulaski Bank and Trust Company Grant al Kavanaugh . Member FDIC "We rent most anything" Phone 565-7541 3323 Fair Park I DAIRY, INC, Quality Pro dct Route I, Benton, Phone 84 MEDIC Pharmacy, InC, Two Locati ofl 5901West 12th 664-3907 - and - K-Mart Plaza 562-3740