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gu, aa9 Congressman Last week the House passed a tough campaign reform bill. It goes a Mug way toward clean- lug up abuses to which we have all been witness recently. CAMPAIGN REFORM Under existing law-4he I971 Federal Elections Campaign Act --strict disclosure of campaign receipts and expenditures are required. Yet since passage of the act, the cost and scope of federal elections in the country have been growing at an alarm- ing rate. Over $66 million was spe~ on House and Senate races in 1972. In 1952, it was estimated that $90 million was spent an all elections in America. By 1968 total costs had risen to $300 mil- lion, and it has been estimated that $400 million was spent for all elections in 1972--a 33 per- cent increase in just four years! With the higher costs of cam- palgning, candidates all over the country have needed to raise Ira)re to run. This unchecked rise in campaign spending is directly respotmible for legisla- tion to set tough .spending limits on federal cam~. NEW SPENDING CEILINGS The legislation passed by the House limits campaign spending ~flpra~dential candidate~ to $10 [ion for primaries and $20 mil- lion ~r general eleetiom. All funds for presidential candidates in the general election would come ~ the $1 check-off fund, none from the gmeral funds of the treasury. Thus an individual tax payer has the right to decide whether to paxticipate or not, which is as it should be. One feature of this bill I strong- ly.support is the ceiling on cam- .si~ expenditures for congres- races/ The bill sets a of $60,000 on spending for primaries and the same ~motmt for general elec- tiros. ~y the congres- si~ml ~ was $75,000, but it was reduced as the result of an amendnlent on the floor by Rep. James Cleveland (R-New Hamp- shire) which I supported with my. vote. Smnte races would bd, limited to $75,000 for primaries and the same amount for general eleefiom, or 5 ceres for each dtizon of the state, whichever is grealex. ceilings are high enough to allow a challenger a chance to boy adequate publicity to express ~is views, yet jt wnl preveat 15e e~traardmary large amotmt~ of ~aeadiug we have witnessed in tim last four years. INDIVIDUAL CONTRIBUTIONS The spectre of a few c~..nti-mil- NOTICE OF TIME APPOINTED FOR PROVING WILL An instrmnent purporting to be the Last Will and Testament of Iona M. Lease having been filed in ,the District Court of Crook County, Wyoming, together with petition of Juanita Smith to be appointed Executrix there- of, and that the said Will be admitted to probate; Now, therdore, notice is here- ~s~aid pgiVen that hearing upon the etifion will be had before tile Judge of the District Court, in the Courtrvcm, in the Court- home, at Sundance, Crook Coun- W, Wyoming, at the hour of 10:00 o'clock in the forenoon on September 13, 1974, at which time all persons interested may appear and be heard and eoute, t the same ff they so desire. Dated August 22, 1974. Marion CLtre Clerk District Court (SE~) Joues and DumbriU, Attys. (Pub. Aug. 22, 29, Sept. 5, 12) -- II l fill - Monuments & Markm All IdMe ~ul ~ Prleecl right, quality tm~tcellul. We mt them For you, ne extra ehorge. Call collect or w~lin for q~=olntn.mt in you- Imme. FRED BLAKEMAN Mmrcroft, WIFe. I[ II I I I Teno Roncafio liouaires controlling a candidate tkrongh large contributions is a sea/T one. With that in mind, Congress included strict limita- tions on maximum contributions from any single individual. Con- tributions from individuals to any one candidate for any federal office would be limited to $1,000 per election. No individual could contribute more than a total of $25,000 in one year to all federal candidaCes in the election. Cash contributions more than $100 are also outlawed. ENFORCEMENT The bill includes a Federal Elections Cornmission to enforce the new law. It has been sent to a corderence committee made up of members of the Senate and House to work out differences betweea the House bill and a similar version passed by the Senate on April 11 of this year. Doretha Ogden Services Held Services for Doretha Alice ~gden, Samuels, Ida., were held ug. 15 at Moon Chapel, Sand- point, Ida., and burial was at Pineerest Memorial Park there. Mm. Ogden died Aug. 12 at Bon- net General Hespital. She was 85. Doretha Alice Ogden was born July IS, 1889 a,t Northfield, Minn. In Jur~, 1911, she married Cheater A. Ogden in Sundanee. She moved to Samuels in 1946 ~rom Wyoming and lived with her son, Bill, until her death. She was a member of the United Methodist Omrch and the Pack River Women's Club. Survivors include her son, Bill, Sanmols; three danghtem, Mrs. Amy. Pm, inton, Wermteheee, Ida., ,~h~. ShirleY Greer, Powell, Wyo., and Mrs. Doris Dowler, Spokane, Wash.; two sisters, WiUora Boden, Spearfish, S. D., and Myrtle Queen, Baker, Ore.; She was preceded in deat~ by her tmstmnd in 1961. Top Point Getters Entered in Finals Rodeo at Gillette II~ t0p 1~ point getters in eachrodeo evont in a five state area will be featured du~ing the NRCA Chmnpimmhip Finals Ro- deo Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 24 aad 25, at the Cam~ Coun- F~ in GiLlette. Twelve contestants from Crook county are entered. Cowboys and cewbirls will be shooting for $10,000 in prize moaoy and ~. Ev~ents include saddle bronc riding, bareback bronc riding, bull rid- ing, calf roping, steer wrestling, team roping (tie down), breaK- away roping and ladies' barrel racing. The top rodeo stock from all contractors in the five state NRCA area will be chosen for the rodeo, A special added attraction will pit the champion saddle bronc, bareback and bull rider on the top bucking horse, bareback horse and bull of the year. The rodeo starts at 8 p.m. Saturday and 1:30 p.m. Sunday. Entries close Wednesday, Aug. 21, at 8 p.m. Advance tickets are being sold by the Campbell County Rodeo Association, sponsors of the event, and NRCA directors and officials. Tickets are good for a drawing on a half of beef. Sales Distributions For July Made Sundance received $1,505.93 in sales tax distributions for July on taxes collected in Jane ac- cording to figures released re- cmtly by the Wyoming Depart- mea of Revenue. Last year on sales made in June, Sundance received $823.62. Other distributions in this area ,area.e: Moorcroft, $1,398.59; Hu- lett, $453.27; Upton, $1,675.81; Gillette, $25,624.91; and Crook county, $3,108.19. By Bonnie Kipp Holm Ee. Trainee FOOD SAFETY you trove an upset stem, ae~,~and ~eaaps a headache, it could be that you are coming dawn with the flu. But, it's olso possible you are the victim of one of four bacteria respotu~ble for mtmt ~ of food __I~5~9r_ ,ing. Tl~y are simple ~misms ~aat multi- ply by dividing. To divide they need food, warmth and moisture. .in'lm'~ beot~'ia are everywhere the envirotmamt, ir~ludiug all the foods we era. But fortunate- ly, with care, these bacteria can be kept from multiplying and emtsi~ iline~. To help protect yourself and your family from the distre~ these foed-bome illneases cause, " DR. OUVER A.'JEWETT "I OPTOMETRIST Tuesday through Saturclby Ph. 892-4171 Belle r-0urche 615 Fifth Avenue MF Plastic Baler Twine In stock -- Massey Ferguson Suretie 8000 ft. Plastic Baler Twine -- a high grade non-rot uni- form twine here are some tips from USDA and FDA: --Don't boy any food in broken, ben, bulged, leaky, or outdated cans or packages. --Buy chilled and frozen meat, poultry and other foods last so they won't warm up in the eart while you shop. --Refrigerate or freeze meat, poultry, and frozen foods as soon as possible after purchasing. --Thaw frozen foods in the re- frigerator, or ff you must thaw foods fast, place in a water-tight plastic bag submerged in cold water. Never thaw these foods uncovered at room temperature. --Wash knives, cutting boards, and your hands in hot soapy watex after cutting up raw poul- try or meat. --Keet~ ~ foods hot until served and refrigerate leftovers a~ soon as the meal is over in small shallow cor~talners so they will cool quickly. Religious Services EVERY SUNDAY 7:00 P.M. City Park SUNDANCE O. C. Sutterfield : Baptist Minister EVERYONE Aug. 1-8-15-22-29 OPEN Thursday Nights UNTIL 8 P.M. 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