The Huntley Farmside
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SERVING THE PEOPLE OF HUNTLEY SINCE 1960 W^t iRuntkp fnxm^iht HUNTLEY, ILLINOIS THURSDAY, JANUARY 9, 1992 - VOLUME 31, NUMBER 38 USPS 580-360 Fifth Grade Gives Adopted Walruses Fifth grade teachers (1 to r): Ms. Pat Lawlor, Mrs. Lonni Oldham and Ms. Linda Lamphier show off the momentos they received from their students. Throughout the year the fifth grade concentrates on wildlife preservation, prairie restoration and environmental awareness in its curriculum. To show they really get the message, students cooperated in secretly collecting donations. They adopted Basilla, the female, and Bulka, the male walrus at the Brookfield Zoo in the names of the fifth grade teachers. The students presented the walruses to the teachers on the la^t day of school. "What a cute little walrus he is!", commented Mrs. Oldham. "I can't wait to go to BrookHeld Zoo to see the real walruses on a nice day," said Mrs. Lamphier. "What a team effort!" praised Ms. Lawlor. Special thanks to the parents who helped the students organize the gift. , America First Says "Buy American" The new year of 1992 brings to Huntley a new organization promoting American-made automobiles. "America First" founded in Huntley, is striving to become a "grassroots" solution to the failing automobile industry in the United States. One of the organization's goals is to begin with the American people. America First encourages consumers to change their spending habits by purchasing American cars; not imports. The organization says this is the first step to reviving the American auto industry and the American economy. America First is distributing windshield stickers shoing the "No" traffic symbol over a Japanese flag to local American car dealerships. The stickers Copies$1.00ea. & S.A.S.E. to AMERICA FIRST P.O. Box 1004 Huntley. IL 60142 cost $1 each. You can buy stickers through the mail by sending your check with a self-addressed stamped envelope to P.O. Box 1004, Huntley, IL 60142. Santa Comes To Park District Becky Melman helped Santa entertain all of the children who came to Huntley Park District's Meet Santa on Sat., Dec. 21 by singing Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer. The Park District would like to thank the Huntley Jaycees for providing Becky, the elf, and coloring books for all of the children. McMahon wins Express 76 Christmas Stocicing - Emily McMahon of Huntley, won the Worlds Largest Christmas Stocking from Express Convenient 76 on Rt. 47. McMahon's name was drawn on Christmas Eve day when they called her with the big news! Here she poses with her 8' tall prize along with a little help from her dad, Jim McMahon.
|Title||The Huntley Farmside|
|Creator||The Huntley Farmside|
|Coverage||Huntley, Illinois, United States|
|Description||Weekly Newspaper from the Huntley Area Public Library Collection|
|Rights||This material may be protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17 U.S. Code).|
|Publisher||This Collection was digitized and loaded into CONTENTdm by OCLC Preservation Service Center (Bethlehem, PA) for the Huntley Area Public Library.|
|Source||Reproduction of library's print newspaper archives|