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S. B. Fuller Outfits Local Quintet
VILLAGE HOME EDITION Volume II. ROBBINS, ILLINOIS, SATURDAY, JANUARY 15, 1955 2nd Year—No. 51 CONTRACTORS BLAMED FOR STREET CONDITIONS -.. -.- --■■■ *----a. -1 Mr. S. B. Fuller, president of Fuller Products Co., manufac turer of a nationally known line of cosmetics, located in the Fuller Bidding at 2700 South Wabash atenue, Chicago, gave a whole hew basketball outfit to the Troublemakers, a local l)ask^^^quintet here in the mL Appreciation ■ we the members [^■nakers, take this jHnally and publicly V your generosity ■ulness. No words ■ can fully express | of our gratefulness Ition for what you ’or us. -♦ Again we say Thank You.” Signed: TROUBLEMAKERS. Maurice Calloway, Mgr. Donald Jenkins Charles Jenkins Genergier Griggs Floyd Kirk Fred Ross Bobby Matthews Charles Calloway -o LINCOLN MEMORIAL PTA PRESENTS PLAY Lincoln Memorial PTA will present a play entitled “The Lester Family” which portrays the effect of bad and goon home training on school children. | This presentation will be mane < TROUBLEMAKERS, local basketball quintet, managed by Maurice Calloway, who are the recipients of the generosity o* Mr. S. B. Fuller, President of Fuller Products Company of Chicago. — George Studio Foto. during the regular meeting or. Monday night, January 17, 1955 at 8:00 p.m. The cast of characters are Rufus Lester, L. E. Boyd Lula Lester, H. Bledsoe with R. L. Foy supporting; Grandma Lester, Adeline Greene; Lucky Lester, John Walker; Patsy Lester, Romona Smith; Caro' Rene', C. Walker; Stephanie, Eloise Moore; Mrs. Marshall (teacher), Anna VT. Hensley and the narrator, Bernice Childs. The deplorable condition of Robbins’ streets is blamed on the contractor (or contractors) who put in sewers and water. As a result of the digging and failing to properly fill up holes after the digging was finished rain and snow have left muddy, slushy holes in the streets and across them so that driving is hazardous and walking is a king-size task. As a consequence, the Board of Trustees at the last Council meeting voted to withhold all or part of the last installment of the payment to the contractor responsible for this debacle. Held in escrow is $80,000.00 (Continued on page 12) ENGAGED Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Wilson of 13832 Clifton Park Avenue, Robbins, Illinois, announces the engagement of their daughter, Medoria to Mr. Albert Cheeks son of Mrs. Mildred Cheeks ol Chicago. M Cheeks is now attending De Paul University.