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eligible for* s0e][lal security. Keeping in STAMPEDE By ,Jerry Palen tionHWhaveSeriUSto be?des my condi- A: "Blindness" is defined touch social security as either " central visual acuity of 20-20 L-- , or less in the better eye with Dy " glasses or visual field reduc- tion to 20 degrees or less. If SenatGr ,Jack Danforth your doctor fIs your condi- J; tion now approaches this severity, apply right away at PITCH THE PORK any social security office. A n important gain in the fight to control government spending has been achieved. Public works water projects -&apos;----------- ------------------- are no longer sacred. The hope is that in the future they PNJ WANT ADS PA Y! must be justified or they will not be funded. -------------------------------- - We can be proud that Missourians successfully confronted this issue long before President Carter or the Congress. For a number of years, Missouri public opinion NOTICt was strongly against construction of the Meramec Lake Project. On August 8 of this year, two out of three voters ll ....  : said "no" in a regional referendum on whether to construct the Meramec Dana. The dam would have cost $130 million. It would have resulted in the flooding of "'-my office will "-ae 12,600 acres to save 11,800 acres. It would have destroyed Oct. alq one of Missouri's most valuable free-flowing rivers. The 4luraay, Zl. verdict of Missourians was clear: the project's cost far exceeded its benefits. Dr. Grego The significance of the Missouri referendum cannot be overstated. It is not often that people say "no" to federal money. Because people normally are unwilling to say "no," Congess never says "no." The result is a $500 billion federal budget and a $40 billion federal deficit. Runaway spending breeds runaway inflation. "Just think what a great parade horse he'd make,  SPECIAL GOP CAMPAIGNERS -- Lt. Gov. William Phelps was In When Missourians looked at the Meramec Dam they Elmo." CATTLE SAL Canton and Lewis County last week assisting In the saw beyond the "windfall" of federal dollars and count in determining your Q: It looks as if my retired campaign of Mrs. Hazel Bledsoe, who is the Republican examined the project's very poor cost benefit. The vote eligibility for benefits. A father's earnings on his farm nominee for 1st District Representative. Lt. Guy. Phelps was nothing short of trail blazing. I can only hope that all person retiring at age 65 in are going to exceed the annual also appeared at a fund raising event In Kahoka on Mrs. Americans will learn and follow the example of Missouri. 1978 needs 24 quarters of exempt amount this year. Will At the Edina Auction MQrke#, Inc., Biedsoe's behalf. The Meramec Dam is dead, but all of Missouri's coverage (6 years), that affect my benefits usa wa ay'"e-lnesJa - "'"'t, ff& SOCIAL------- remaining projects have been fully justified and will be Q: Since I retired, I've been student? PIP/ funded, veto or not. The)' have the support of both the doing a lot of traveling. I'll be A: Yes, it could. The C000U/t SECURITY President and Congress. Unfortunately, the same cannot eligible fr Medicare later this earnings f the parent n STARTING AT 1:00 p.NL be said for the lists submitted bv other states. One projet year. Does it cover medical whose record you get social " care in foreign countries? security checks can affect Complete dispersion of the in Oklahoma would result in a $48 million expenditure for A: Medicare generally can- your checks. This is because CANTON, MO BY TIPS bcnefits which would go almost exclusively to a few catfish not pay for hospital or your checksarebasedon the Jenkins Horned Heretords. TI4URSDAY, OCT. 19, 1978 farmers. A $128 million project in Colorado would result medical services outside the assymption that your are = HELEN A. SEtDtEdP,dp...m." in a $1 million irrigation investment per farm family in United States. But, it can dependent on your parent, and 70 Cows 25 Steer PNJ WANT ADS PAY! Q: We have a 17 year old Fruitland Mesa. Congi'ess added 27 projects in the bill it cover inpatient hospital care that the parent's earnings 3 Bulls 10 Baby -"- -- son who was badly injured in sent to the President, exceeding the budget allowance by in qualified Canadian or have been significantly reduc- 19 Yeorling Stmcs ;)(ANIDIJNCi a motorcycle accident. Can he $1.8 billion. He called it inflationary and won his veto Mexican hospitals in certain ed. If those earnings have not ........ receive social security disabil- fight. I think the President's veto has been unfairly situations. And, when an been reduced below the All cows tested and hed blOTRER-IM ity benefits? characterized as political posturing and grandstanding. I inpatient stay in a Canadian earnings limit, then your pepers fm-nished on all ca #fie" " A: In order for your son to do not believe that stopping a $1.8 billion public works or Mexican hospital is cover- parent's benefit will be affect-  qualify for disability benefits, ed, Medicare also can pay for ed as well as his dependents. Ra Jenkinsl "  he must have worked in a job boondoggle is merely symbolic. We must begin to cut back necessary doctors' services Q: I have a progressive Iph where social security taxes the federal budget now, and in amounts which, when and any required use of an visual impairment, and my Wyoonda, Mo. Pit. 116- were paid on his earnings, added together, can havean effect on inflation, ambulance. For more infor- doctor thinks I soon may be "- Since the House sustained the President, there was no ' Generally, a person needs to mation, ask for "A brief ' ::!... have worked in 20 out of the need for a vote in the Senate. Had I the opportunity, I explanation of Medicare" at ::: d:,. ",  previous 40 quarters to qualify would have voted with the President because I endorse his any social security office. , = :- for benefits. In your son's laudable efforts to get the fat out of this traditionally Q: If my social security C00i00pp )) case, since he is only 17 years wasteful area of the federal .budget. The idea that .benefits as a child based on " ' ,=:,- ' old, he only needs credits of 6 Congress will dam any river just t spread federal dollars my disabled mother's work : : FINISH IT-YOURSELF HOUS '  out of 12 quarters before he around has got to stop. We may have reached a point ,, ,, record are reduced by my  own earnings, will this also The home you thought you couldn't afford can be yours-now! Quality con became disabled. Even though where all the big dam projects that have justifiable cost- reduce my mother's check? tion. Build from your ideas or Capp'sselection of over50 home designs. Fin he may not be eligible for benefits have been built. Federal water projects are too assistance. Send for your free Home Planning Guide Information or social security benefits be- A: No. Your earnings are )resentative. cause he hasn't worked long expensive -- materially and environmentally -- to be counted only against your SEND HER THE NEW FTD enough, there is a chance that treated as pork barrel goodies for the states. . social securil.'belefi_ r.__ " ............ r-mV, cx@ uilclers since 1946 I)ET'ME:NOT BOUQUET! Missourians have shown a determination to* examine the earning test measures he could receive supplemental " She'll never forget that security inconae. You should water projects on a case-by-case basis. The message to your dependency, not your l / / / I I ll / / lJ you remembered. Just get in touch with your local Missouri Congressmen is this: exercise restraint in parent's reduction in earnings  To: CAPP HOMES Dept. sa-. - call us or stop in today, social security office right spending, even when spending is for Missouri. That is a because of her disability. 1  a L a sv. away. very enlightened and unselfish message, one that makes Q: My brother recently died dES MOINES, IOWA 50313 We can send her flowers Q: We have a retarded me proud of my state, and a message which adds great and left a 28 year old son who FREE CAPP HOME PLANNING almost anywhere...the daughter. Can she collect momcntum to the war on government spending, is blind and unable to fully 1 GUIDE INFORMATION FTD way.  social security disability bene- support himself. Is there any [] [ own, lot: atio, __ fits when my hysband retires? way social security can help? 1 i. FOR YOUR\\;W' A: Probably. Social security Q: Several months ago, my Only the way in which a A: A son or daughter who NAME (Please Print) --'._.....1 pays disabled adult children's wife and I read that the way a person earns credits was became blind or disabled ADDRESS "0THER"MOTllER. benefits to disabled child person earns social security changed, starting with 1978. before age 22 may be eligible l CITY/TOWN___ COUNTY ....... / dependents on workers who credits was changed. Does Starting 1-1-78 you will earn 1 for benefits when a parent BROOKS hav e retired, are disabled or this mean that you need more credit (quarter of coverage) insured under social security STATE ..... ZiP PHONE- have died. A child's disability credits to get benefits? We are for each $250 you earn up to a dies, or when a parent starts 1 1 m 1 m 1 m m FLOWER BASKET must have started before age planning to retire soon. maximum of 4 per year. In getting monthly social secur- 22 and the child must be A: The number of social the past it only took $50 in ity checks. Your brother's son ROBERT DARLEY CANTON unmarried, security credits, called quar- covered earnings to get 1 should contact any social t-.._. terSeedsOf coverage, that. _ a person credit. Any credits you earned security, office to see if he can al 4 / 7__69 -__3311 n . to get socml security before 1978 remain on your qualify. l -- 1  1  1  1 1 benefits was not changed, social security record and will : e "" -- ' ---- ----'-"- * WE'VE GOT YOU COVERED /, r  e ,. Williamstown l  d,--. Canton " m' 'ndude$ R.adia'$. ' `',.y$' sn0w "l . o&'rt, . .r...., Mnlieello / :K Tires, Various Sizes, Very Good "ill '  oo'.4"..dll " |J, Condition: ]11 "<'"" / IIt At prices s0 10w we "[I i J can't advertise them. 11  /  iLaGrange m It 1 :< Good used wheels. ,,, ,, . . ,.,., _, __ v.i. I IL7 15x8, 14x7 & 14x8. /,rii Durham  k , ROACH : e Stoffrwllle i 000041A.tomot, ve I 19 R.rters. phoiegraphers. orrespondents and advertising account .x.uflves locaL..-- . .Ire .u ..l 1o p.vt. u -- w.. - o  PH: 288-4419 ! 4tll " '' " 1 On the spot coverage of mater news events- in depth reporting of happenings on the County-City Government scene- State news- local sports- The Youth Scene - Social Events - and advertising that helps you pitm your weekly budget. You can find it all every week in the Press-News Jouma/. : m *"";" n m m L I leadlmlY tm Abl. T____o rve YOU_.. I--Jl For News You Can Use ................ el eligible for* s0e][lal security. Keeping in STAMPEDE By ,Jerry Palen tionHWhaveSeriUSto be?des my condi- A: "Blindness" is defined touch social security as either " central visual acuity of 20-20 L-- , or less in the better eye with Dy " glasses or visual field reduc- tion to 20 degrees or less. If SenatGr ,Jack Danforth your doctor fIs your condi- J; tion now approaches this severity, apply right away at PITCH THE PORK any social security office. A n important gain in the fight to control government spending has been achieved. Public works water projects -'----------- ------------------- are no longer sacred. The hope is that in the future they PNJ WANT ADS PA Y! must be justified or they will not be funded. -------------------------------- - We can be proud that Missourians successfully confronted this issue long before President Carter or the Congress. For a number of years, Missouri public opinion NOTICt was strongly against construction of the Meramec Lake Project. On August 8 of this year, two out of three voters ll ....  : said "no" in a regional referendum on whether to construct the Meramec Dana. The dam would have cost $130 million. It would have resulted in the flooding of "'-my office will "-ae 12,600 acres to save 11,800 acres. It would have destroyed Oct. alq one of Missouri's most valuable free-flowing rivers. The 4luraay, Zl. verdict of Missourians was clear: the project's cost far exceeded its benefits. Dr. Grego The significance of the Missouri referendum cannot be overstated. It is not often that people say "no" to federal money. Because people normally are unwilling to say "no," Congess never says "no." The result is a $500 billion federal budget and a $40 billion federal deficit. Runaway spending breeds runaway inflation. "Just think what a great parade horse he'd make,  SPECIAL GOP CAMPAIGNERS -- Lt. Gov. William Phelps was In When Missourians looked at the Meramec Dam they Elmo." CATTLE SAL Canton and Lewis County last week assisting In the saw beyond the "windfall" of federal dollars and count in determining your Q: It looks as if my retired campaign of Mrs. Hazel Bledsoe, who is the Republican examined the project's very poor cost benefit. The vote eligibility for benefits. A father's earnings on his farm nominee for 1st District Representative. Lt. Guy. Phelps was nothing short of trail blazing. I can only hope that all person retiring at age 65 in are going to exceed the annual also appeared at a fund raising event In Kahoka on Mrs. Americans will learn and follow the example of Missouri. 1978 needs 24 quarters of exempt amount this year. Will At the Edina Auction MQrke#, Inc., Biedsoe's behalf. The Meramec Dam is dead, but all of Missouri's coverage (6 years), that affect my benefits usa wa ay'"e-lnesJa - "'"'t, ff& SOCIAL------- remaining projects have been fully justified and will be Q: Since I retired, I've been student? PIP/ funded, veto or not. The)' have the support of both the doing a lot of traveling. I'll be A: Yes, it could. The C000U/t SECURITY President and Congress. Unfortunately, the same cannot eligible fr Medicare later this earnings f the parent n STARTING AT 1:00 p.NL be said for the lists submitted bv other states. One projet year. Does it cover medical whose record you get social " care in foreign countries? security checks can affect Complete dispersion of the in Oklahoma would result in a $48 million expenditure for A: Medicare generally can- your checks. This is because CANTON, MO BY TIPS bcnefits which would go almost exclusively to a few catfish not pay for hospital or your checksarebasedon the Jenkins Horned Heretords. TI4URSDAY, OCT. 19, 1978 farmers. A $128 million project in Colorado would result medical services outside the assymption that your are = HELEN A. SEtDtEdP,dp...m." in a $1 million irrigation investment per farm family in United States. But, it can dependent on your parent, and 70 Cows 25 Steer PNJ WANT ADS PAY! Q: We have a 17 year old Fruitland Mesa. Congi'ess added 27 projects in the bill it cover inpatient hospital care that the parent's earnings 3 Bulls 10 Baby -"- -- son who was badly injured in sent to the President, exceeding the budget allowance by in qualified Canadian or have been significantly reduc- 19 Yeorling Stmcs ;)(ANIDIJNCi a motorcycle accident. Can he $1.8 billion. He called it inflationary and won his veto Mexican hospitals in certain ed. If those earnings have not ........ receive social security disabil- fight. I think the President's veto has been unfairly situations. And, when an been reduced below the All cows tested and hed blOTRER-IM ity benefits? characterized as political posturing and grandstanding. I inpatient stay in a Canadian earnings limit, then your pepers fm-nished on all ca #fie" " A: In order for your son to do not believe that stopping a $1.8 billion public works or Mexican hospital is cover- parent's benefit will be affect-  qualify for disability benefits, ed, Medicare also can pay for ed as well as his dependents. Ra Jenkinsl "  he must have worked in a job boondoggle is merely symbolic. We must begin to cut back necessary doctors' services Q: I have a progressive Iph where social security taxes the federal budget now, and in amounts which, when and any required use of an visual impairment, and my Wyoonda, Mo. Pit. 116- were paid on his earnings, added together, can havean effect on inflation, ambulance. For more infor- doctor thinks I soon may be "- Since the House sustained the President, there was no ' Generally, a person needs to mation, ask for "A brief ' ::!... have worked in 20 out of the need for a vote in the Senate. Had I the opportunity, I explanation of Medicare" at ::: d:,. ",  previous 40 quarters to qualify would have voted with the President because I endorse his any social security office. , = :- for benefits. In your son's laudable efforts to get the fat out of this traditionally Q: If my social security C00i00pp )) case, since he is only 17 years wasteful area of the federal .budget. The idea that .benefits as a child based on " ' ,=:,- ' old, he only needs credits of 6 Congress will dam any river just t spread federal dollars my disabled mother's work : : FINISH IT-YOURSELF HOUS '  out of 12 quarters before he around has got to stop. We may have reached a point ,, ,, record are reduced by my  own earnings, will this also The home you thought you couldn't afford can be yours-now! Quality con became disabled. Even though where all the big dam projects that have justifiable cost- reduce my mother's check? tion. Build from your ideas or Capp'sselection of over50 home designs. Fin he may not be eligible for benefits have been built. Federal water projects are too assistance. Send for your free Home Planning Guide Information or social security benefits be- A: No. Your earnings are )resentative. cause he hasn't worked long expensive -- materially and environmentally -- to be counted only against your SEND HER THE NEW FTD enough, there is a chance that treated as pork barrel goodies for the states. . social securil.'belefi_ r.__ " ............ r-mV, cx@ uilclers since 1946 I)ET'ME:NOT BOUQUET! Missourians have shown a determination to* examine the earning test measures he could receive supplemental " She'll never forget that security inconae. You should water projects on a case-by-case basis. The message to your dependency, not your l / / / I Ill / / lJ you remembered. Just get in touch with your local Missouri Congressmen is this: exercise restraint in parent's reduction in earnings  To: CAPP HOMES Dept. sa-. - call us or stop in today, social security office right spending, even when spending is for Missouri. That is a because of her disability. 1  a L a sv. away. very enlightened and unselfish message, one that makes Q: My brother recently died dES MOINES, IOWA 50313 We can send her flowers Q: We have a retarded me proud of my state, and a message which adds great and left a 28 year old son who FREE CAPP HOME PLANNING almost anywhere...the daughter. Can she collect momcntum to the war on government spending, is blind and unable to fully 1 GUIDE INFORMATION FTD way.  social security disability bene- support himself. Is there any [] [ own, lot: atio, __ fits when my hysband retires? way social security can help? 1 i. FOR YOUR\\;W' A: Probably. Social security Q: Several months ago, my Only the way in which a A: A son or daughter who NAME (Please Print) --'._.....1 pays disabled adult children's wife and I read that the way a person earns credits was became blind or disabled ADDRESS "0THER"MOTllER. benefits to disabled child person earns social security changed, starting with 1978. before age 22 may be eligible l CITY/TOWN___ COUNTY ....... / dependents on workers who credits was changed. Does Starting 1-1-78 you will earn 1 for benefits when a parent BROOKS hav e retired, are disabled or this mean that you need more credit (quarter of coverage) insured under social security STATE ..... ZiP PHONE- have died. A child's disability credits to get benefits? We are for each $250 you earn up to a dies, or when a parent starts 1 1 m 1 m 1 m m FLOWER BASKET must have started before age planning to retire soon. maximum of 4 per year. In getting monthly social secur- 22 and the child must be A: The number of social the past it only took $50 in ity checks. Your brother's son ROBERT DARLEY CANTON unmarried, security credits, called quar- covered earnings to get 1 should contact any social t-.._. terSeedsOf coverage, that. _ a person credit. Any credits you earned security, office to see if he can al 4 / 7__69 -__3311 n . to get socml security before 1978 remain on your qualify. l -- 1  1  1  1 1 benefits was not changed, social security record and will : e "" -- ' ---- ----'-"- * WE'VE GOT YOU COVERED /, r  e ,. Williamstown l  d,--. Canton " m' 'ndude$ R.adia'$. ' `',.y$' sn0w "l . o&'rt, . .r...., Mnlieello / :K Tires, Various Sizes, Very Good "ill '  oo'.4"..dll " |J, Condition: ]11 "<'"" / IIt At prices s0 10w we "[I i J can't advertise them. 11  /  iLaGrange m It 1 :< Good used wheels. ,,, ,, . . ,.,., _, __ v.i. I IL7 15x8, 14x7 & 14x8. /,rii Durham  k , ROACH : e Stoffrwllle i 000041A.tomot, ve I 19 R.rters. phoiegraphers. orrespondents and advertising account .x.uflves locaL..-- . .Ire .u ..l 1o p.vt. u -- w.. - o  PH: 288-4419 ! 4tll " '' " 1 On the spot coverage of mater news events- in depth reporting of happenings on the County-City Government scene- State news- local sports- The Youth Scene - Social Events - and advertising that helps you pitm your weekly budget. You can find it all every week in the Press-News Jouma/. : m *"";" n m m L I leadlmlY tm Abl. T____o rve YOU_.. I--Jl For News You Can Use ................ el