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L oun DECEMBER 16, 1976 THE SUNDANCE TIMES on Action was taken to amend mittee and who have not so the constitution to include an indicated should leave word affirmative action statement in the extension office. to assure that no discrimina- Committee assignments will tion. for membership will be made and next year's exist because of sex, color, calendar arranged during an creed or religion when the executive meeting of the Crook County 4-H Council councflDec. 29 at l:30 p.m. met Dec. 4 in the jury roomDurfee's Department of the courthouse. Store has once again donated Gertrude Connally report- calendars for each 4-H mem- ed that a better rate can be beT and community leaders had for group engraving are asked to pick them up at rather than for individual the extension office. The work, and the council agreed council extended thanks to that all 4-H members who Durfee's for this contribu- wish to have their names tion. engraved on trophies should take them to the extensiofi In final action taken during office before Feb. 1, 1977. A the session Rita McKenney deposit of 10 cents per letter was elected to serve as will be required to cover" president of the council for engraving costs, the next two years with Judy Those leaders who are Dillinger elected vice presi- dent for a two-year term. willing to serve on a corn- Shower For Unwed M roper other? BY COLLEEN DUDGEON l want to have a baby some friends of my parents shower for a friend of mine until I can earn money for a who is still single. She knows place of my own. The people who the baby's father is, I am living with have twq but she was- darling children they treat n't ready for in a horrible manner. They m a r r i a g e. ignore their children's need My mother for love and attention and let says it's in the kids have the run of the poor taste to house. There is absolutely no have a show-' such thing as discipline and I er for an tile- was told by the mother that I gitimate baby--she also would not be allowed to in- says that by giving the struct the children in any shower, I'm embarrassing way. The kids are 5 and 8 the mother. I want to have it years old. The parents are because I think this girl doing nothing-but spoiling To the Editor: I have viewed with surprise the formidable increase in court actions. At first I thought that it was a result determination that the local session of the court continued but after examination of the cases involved ] convinced that there are other reasons for it. I with the implications. I am for law enforcement and always have been believe when I was wearing the badge as police corroborate this. But law enforcement means law and not simply making arrest. I wonder if our police believe this. It would appear to me that with the officers on the force recently from the academy that trying to prove that they are doing a good job by the of arrest that they can show rather than by accomplishments. All of us most every day break the law in some LenD Menghini, 51, has been named new superintendent other. Yet we are not criminals and should not be and chief engineer of the Wyoming Highway Department. feel as such. Remonstration in most minor cases ns He replaces William Lucas who served as superintendent of effective as an arrest. And I am sure that it the agency since 1971. co-operative attitude instead of a resentment towards Menghini began his career with the department in 1950 as officials. A good officer uses his head as' well as his a rodman at Rawlins and was transferred to Rock Springs as and his ability should be measured upon his results. project engineer in 1953. He moved to Evanston in 1958 to results should not be evaluated by the number of become resident engineer and assumed the same position at Rock Springs in 1960. A year later he was promoted to district Respectfully maintenance engineer at Basin and in 1963 became district R.B. { engineer at Sheridan. He moved to Cheyenne in 1967 to Sundance, become state construction engineer and was named to his present post as d~T" ector of planning and programming in 1973. A native of Superior, Menghini is a widower and the father of six children. W a n Don't Tell Everybody could you?" Glancing. back Returning home early from the embrace, Ben mut- lrom a msit, Mrs. Bell lound tered meekly, "I guess the IP her husband in the arms olwhole neighborhood will I the next-door ne.ighbor, know before the day is "Ben," she screamed, "'how over!'" aroun r a r#~cls some encouragement them rotten. I hate to see l qbw IbF for the brave thing she is this sort of thing going on, L doing by having the baby but I'm helpless because the ~-~. and sticking to her belief people were nice enough to that marriage is not the only offer me a place to stay tern- ~'~ answer. But I don't want to porarily. What should I tell t cause her further hurt. Is the mother? I'm in a bind my mother right~ because it goes against - DOESN'T KNOW everything my mother ever taught me about raising ~.. Dear DOESN'T: Talk to children. your friend and find out how NEEDS TO STA Y TH E S H E R I DA N she feels about your idea. BUT WANTS TOLEAVE [[ Maybe she would rather skip 3 BEDROOM RANCH STYLE ~ ,~ the shower and go out for DEAR NEEDS: Find a 2 FULL BATHS ': .:,; '1.344 SQ FT. LIVING SPACE lunch with a few close cheap boarding house or call ~ ;!,;~ .~ friends instead. 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