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PAGE 8 U$CC Looking At Public Schools Washington (NC) -- A new emphasis on influencing public school policy will be initiated here by the Education Department of the U.S. Catholic Conference, the nations bishops were told at their annual meeting here. Archbishop William Borders of Baltimore, chairman of the USCC education committee, said the Education Department will make special efforts to be sensitive to other cultures and languages in all its educational WLrK. He also said the depart- ment will continue to focus on family life education under the new organization of the USCC, although the "respect life" and abortion-population legislative efforts of the old Family Life Division have been moved to a secretariat of the National Conference of Catholic Bishops. For A Perfect Gill - See Otr Complete Line of CAMERAS BINOCULARS ART SUPPLIES READING GLASSES THE GUARDIAN, DECEMBER 6, 1974 1 Minnesota Voids Tax00 A l S.biaco Marriage En('ounter Seventeen couples spent Nov. 15-17 at New Subiaco Abbey's Coury House, attending that area's fourth Marriage Encounter under the general supervision of the Little Rock diocesan office of adult education. Couples attending were John Peter and Linda Barry of Mena, Dennis and Margie Ceola of Springdale, Jerry and Connie Colley of Houston, Texas, John and Mildred Connell of Hot Springs, Walter and Wilma Coolick of Fayetteville, Robert and Jeanne Dolan of Fayetteville, Andy and Frances France of Springdale, Dick and Fran Friday of Fort Smith, Joe and Penny Kalinowsky of Little Rock, Marshall and Mary McGee of Fort Smith, Paul and Suzie Marinoni, Jr., of Fayetteville, Leonard and Evelyn Pianalto of Springdale, George and Mary Jo Sayre of Rogers, Jim and Margie Stewart of Fayet- teville, James and Lana Troxler of Cabot, Frank and Dolores Virucchi of Tontitown, Leon and Sally Zulpo of Tontitown, Anne and Gus Buss of Fayetteville, Tom and Carolyn Cisar of Rogers, and Bob and Bonnie Schluter of Rogers. Also participating were Father Herbert Vogelpohl, O.S.B., Father Jerome Kodell, O.S.B., Father Richard Davis, Sister Ethel Marie Sonnier, O.S.B, and Sister Benita Wewers, O.S.B. Catholics in Congress Set Record Washington (NC) - Catholic representation in Congress is at an all-time high following the November elections, according to Christianity Today, an evangelical Protestant weekly. The number of Catholics in Congress was raised by eight to a total of 123, the magazine said. Jewish representation in- creased by 10 to 24, the magazine said: "Records over the years indicate that Catholics and Jews benefit in a Democratic year while Presbyterians take it on the chin." Presbyterian representation dropped by 13 this year. The figures were announced in Christianity Today's chaplain at Drexel University in Philadelphia. Four ordained clergymen were re-elected -- The Rev. Andrew Young of Georgia, a Democrat (United Church of Christ), the Rev. John Buchanan of Alabama, a Republican (Southern Baptist), the Rev. Walter Fauntroy, Democratic delegate of Washington, D.C. (Progressive National Baptist) and Jesuit Father Robert Drinan (D- Mass.). The only clergyman defeated for re-election was Indianapolis Republican, the Rev. William H. Hudnut, a United Presbyterian pastor. The census was taken by Christianity Today researchers who placed telephone calls to winners right after the election trying to find out their religious affiliation. STEINWAY PIANOS FOR THOSE WHO WANT THE FINEST GERALD NEAL 3417 W. 12th, little Rock 106 Ouachita, Hot Springs 319 W. Main, Jacksonville Credit School Aid St. Paul, Minn. (NC) -- The Minnesota State Supreme Court has struck down Minnesota's 1971 income tax credit law, which provides tax credits of up to $140 for parents of nonpublic school students. The court said Nov. 26 that the law violates federal con- stitutional guarantees of separation of Church and state. It based its decision on 1973 U.S. .... '-' .... * elooiions on Supreme uou,  .......... ch001 aid in New Ygr; Penn- sylvania and Rhode Island. The 5-0 decision, with four justices sitting out, was written by Associate Justice John d. Todd. It said in effect that the criterion for the con- stitutionality of such aid is not whether its primary effect is to aid religion, but whether! any effect in aiding The law had $20-million to parents public school children past three RED Berlin (NC) -- The East Germany have protested the regime's mon_O.llY education of yuum. "l'lle joint pastoral letter, all Catholic pulpits, that students wh, religions are systema discriminated against parents sub recriminatiofi and vantages in their work. I Since 1905 AMPLI PARKIN 0 HEALEY&ROTH FUNERAL DIRECTORS PHONE (501) 664-4433 5800 WEST TWELFTH LITTLE ROCK, ARK. religious census, taken every two years following a STILL PROCRASTINATING G Littl R l " congressional election, rearer e Catholics make up the single United Nations, NY. (NC) - largest bloc in Congress, the After more than a decade of census indicated, followed by effort to formulate an in- Methodists (85), Episcopal (66) ternational convention on  LYON Your Family aoe and Presbyterian (65). eliminatiOnintolerance,Of all formSthe UN°f IlJ[,l' • Two new clergymen were religious 1  DR CO, The 6th and Rlngo elected to Congress, the General Assembly's third magazine said -- Norbertine (social, humanitarian and W'" Phone '/53-6161 Frances Flower Shop 1222 W. 6th St. - 372-2203 Little Rock, Ark. We honor your Diners, American Express and BankA me rica rd. 376-3481 ] Father Robert Cornell, 54, of cultural)committee has again II * Open Friday Nights LAY-- 4214 MacArthur Drive La.keldll Shopping DePere, Wisc., and the Rev. voted to defer the topic. Little Rock, Arkansas Robe. W. Edgar, 31, a United Ill "' lllMeth°distminister'Pr°testant I Remember?D° You I A Gift Is A Real Gift When so v,Am AGo THIS WEEK It Comes From Dailey Ooa,.lan The Perfect Gift For The Man Chess Sets - Iron Mechanical Bank And Thousands of Others The Unusual For The Lady And Young Ladies & Men 20% DISCOUNT With This Ad On All - Lamps -Gifts & Furniture Till January 1st DESIGN CENTER • Eest 3rd at Rock St. .376-2361 'lenty of Free Parking" Texarkana -- Mrs. Walter Simms and Miss Allie Johnston entertained at a Monday lun- cheon, honoring three visitors from Little Rock - Mrs. E.A. Harris, Miss Rose Lafferty, and Mrs. Dan Boone. Among those attending were Mrs. Thomas F. Booker, Mrs. Adam Of- fenhauser, Mrs. Homer Car- penter, Mrs. John Thomas, Mrs. M.F.Morgan, Mrs. Media Rainey and Mrs. David John- ston. 25 YEARS AGO THIS WEFA The Guardian reported: Russellville -- Plans were completed this week for the proposed new church for Russellville Catholics and the pastor of St. Anne's parish, Father Rudolph E. Maus, has announced that bids for con- struction will be taken by the end of December. The plans call for a brick and tile edifice 91 feet long and 31 feet wide with a seating capacity of approximately 200. The new church was made possible by an $8,000 grant given by the Catholic Church Extension Society and funds from the estate of the widow of John Gaugherty. The property, for the proposed structure, a block adjoining St. Mary's Hospital, was donated in 1938 by non-Catholics of Russellville who raised $1,800 for its pur- chase. North Little Rock, Ark. LaOrot Sewing Center Family Machines-Industrial Repairs and Service 1508 So. University 666-7187 BIglII˘ CO. ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS 409.0 Bruno P,d., Little Rock Licensed -- kmd*d -- Insured i Phone 565-46'/4 TEDFORD DRUG STORE Rexa I I C.B. Wright - T.E. Mattax PHARMACISTS Phone 374-4926 915 EAST NINTH STREET PiE PLAZA Ecoeeee] Pike Plaza DAN SARNA, Member St. 2700 Pike Ave. - North Little Rock, Bumpass "lrsomdlled C.C. 39O9 W. Telephone HATHCOTE Upholstery & Draperies LARGE SELECTION OF FABRICS " "The Shop of Quality" 372-6486 IPIIOISIlIIIHO 2204 West 1Oth St. Little Rock I "Everything in Hardware" STANLEY HARDWARE CO. 1012 W. 34th North Little Rock COMPLETE HOUSE . ARROW Printing & Stotionery IGll Main Sk - FR 2-2296 HENRY W. MILLER, Member of Owner Holy Souls Parish TO ADVERTISE IN THIS SPACE - CALL - Tom Chipman 666-0286 Little Rock, Ark. DAIRY, IN˘, Quality Route !, BentOn' Phone 8 Pharmacy, Two 5901 West 12th 664-3907 - and - K-Mart Plaza 562-3740