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1 State officers inaugurated at Iowa American Legion Auxiliary Girls State at UNI June 14
Public Relations News Release 2001:523, p.1
6/17/2002 A list is provided of those elected to office and winners of scholarships.
2 Girls State mayors and city council members elected
Public Relations News Release 2001:520, p.1
6/11/2002 A list is given those girls elected as mayors and city members.
3 State officers inaugurated at Iowa American Legion Auxiliary Girls State at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2000:469, p.1
6/15/2001 A list is given of those participants that were elected for state and county officials at the 56th annual Iowa Girls State.
4 Local residents elected to city office at Iowa American Legion Auxlliary Girls State on University Of Northern Iowa Campus
Public Relations News Release 2000:465, p.1
6/12/2001 List of Girls State delegates elected to city offices is given.
5 UNI hosts 56th year of Girls State activities
Public Relations News Release 2000:462, p.1
6/8/2001 Speakers for the week include Karel Murray, Sandra Heckstein, and Chet Culver.
6 UNI ROTC hosts spring awards
Public Relations News Release 2000:356, p.1
4/10/2001 29 UNI ROTC cadets will receive awards from VFW, AMVETS and the American Legion at the spring awards ceremony on Friday, April 13th.
7 State officers inaugurated at Iowa American Legion Auxiliary Girls State at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1999:446, p.1
6/16/2000 A list of the high school students who were elected state officials at this year's Girls State.
8 Local residents elected to city office at Iowa American Legion Auxiliary Girls State on University of Northern Iowa campus
Public Relations News Release 1999:443, p.1
6/14/2000 Elected officials of the mythical cities at Hawkeye Girls State are listed.
9 Iowa American Legion Auxiliary Girls State to begin 51st year of activities at University of Northern Iowa Saturday, June 8
Public Relations News Release 1995:410, p.1
6/5/1996 The American Legion Auxiliary Girls State is beginning its 51st session and 45th session at the University of Northern Iowa. Over three hundred high school girls from Iowa will learn about how government works.
10 Iowa American Legion Auxiliary Girls State to begin 50th year of activities at University of Northern Iowa Saturday, June 10
Public Relations News Release 1994:503, p.1
6/7/1995 Fiftieth session of Girls State to be held on the UNI campus.
11 Local residents win county, state posts at girls state on University of Northern Iowa campus.
Public Relations News Release 1990:700, p.1
6/15/1990 Election results for state and county officials were announced at the 45th annual American Legion Auxiliary Girls State convention and activities concluded.
12 Local residents elected to city office at Iowa American Legion auxiliary girls state on University of Northern Iowa campus.
Public Relations News Release 1990:692, p.1
6/12/1990 Girls State is a program established to provide high school women with an opportunity to learn about Iowa government at the city, county and state levels.
13 Iowa American legion auxiliary girls state to begin 45th year of activities at University of Northern Iowa Saturday (June 9.)
Public Relations News Release 1990:691, p.1
6/8/1990 More than 300 high school girls from around the state will learn about the workings of Iowa government, including how to file nomination papers, campaign for office and set up party platforms.
14 Local resident elected to state office at girls state.
Public Relations News Release 1988:530, p.1
6/20/1989 Luann Segerstrom gives her gubernational inaugural address to the delegation attending the 44th session of the American Legion Auxiliary Girls State.
15 Local resident elected to state office at girls state.
Public Relations News Release 1988:530, p.1
6/20/1989 Tonya Englund takes oath of office from Gov. Terry Branstad to become lieutenant governor elected during Girls State activities.
16 Local resident elected to state office at girls state.
Public Relations News Release 1988:530, p.1
6/20/1989 Sarah Ross takes the oath of office from Gov. Terry Branstad to become secretary of agriculture elected during Girls State, sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary.
17 Local resident elected to state office at girls state.
Public Relations News Release 1988:530, p.1
6/20/1989 Denise Lynn takes the oath of office from Gov. Terry Branstad to become attorney general of the State of Hawkeye elected during Girls State activities.
18 Local resident elected to state office at girls state.
Public Relations News Release 1988:530, p.1
6/20/1989 Shelly Bailey takes the oath of office from Gov. Terry Branstad to become treasurer of state elected during Girls State activities.
19 Local resident elected to state office at girls state.
Public Relations News Release 1988:530, p.1
6/20/1989 Aurelie Gallagher takes the oath of office from Gov. Terry Branstad to become auditor of the state elected during Girls State activities.
20 Local resident elected to state office at girls state.
Public Relations News Release 1988:530, p.1
6/20/1989 Angie Juhl takes oath of office from Gov. Terry Branstad to become secretary of state elected during Girls State activities.
21 Local residents win county, state posts at girls state.
Public Relations News Release 1988:529, p.1
6/16/1989 List of girls elected to state and county office at the Iowa American Legion Auxiliary Girls State and their positions.
22 Iowa American Legion auxiliary girls state to begin 44th year of activities at University of Northern Iowa Saturday (June 10)
Public Relations News Release 1988:515, p.1
6/5/1989 More than 300 high school girls from around the state will learn about the workings of Iowa government, including how to file nomination papers, campaign for office and set up party platforms. Speakers mentioned.
23 Local resident elected to city office at girls state.
Public Relations News Release 1988:470, p.1
6/14/1988 Julie Warnke takes the oath of office from Gov. Terry Branstad to become one of four mayors elected during the Girls State activities.
24 43rd girls state comes to Northern Iowa June 12-17.
Public Relations News Release 1988:459, p.1
6/3/1988 Hundreds of Iowa high school women will learn the election process firsthand at the 43rd American Legion Auxiliary Girls State.
25 Local residents win county, state posts at Girls State
Public Relations News Release 1987:409, p.1
6/19/1987 Student state officials are selected for the Girls State political simulation program, organized by the Iowa American Legion. Students who made noteworthy contributions to the program. Includes a list of participants.
26 Local resident elected to city office at Girls State
Public Relations News Release 1987:404, p.1
6/16/1987 "Girls State" is a program used to teach high schoolers about the functions of city, county, and state government. Students were elected as officers for imaginary cities. The program was sponsored by the Iowa American Legion.
27 Radio Release: Special
Public Relations News Release 1969:276, p.1
1/17/1970 American Legion Post and UNI Officials have resolved an issue regarding usage of O. R. Latham Stadium.
28 Special
Public Relations News Release 1969:277, p.1
1/17/1970 UNI officials granted the Becker-Chapman American Legion Post #138 of Waterloo the use of O. R. Lathm Stadium on July 19, 1970.
29 Hear both sides
Stary--Joan (Class of 1970)
Northern Iowan 65:53, p.4
4/25/1969 Suspects that editor is interested in only one side of an issue.
30 Deserves chance to speak; American Legion
Brinkmann--Chris
Northern Iowan 65:51, p.2
4/18/1969 Believes leader of Legion should be invited to speak.
31 Johnson is denied
Northern Iowan 65:51, p.12
4/18/1969 Committee seeks other speakers in wake of Aptheker appearance.
32 Defends American Legion
Robinson--Greg
Northern Iowan 65:49, p.2
4/11/1969
33 Equal time requested
Northern Iowan 65:49, p.1
4/11/1969 Senator Messerly asks that a speaker from the American Legion be placed on the Controversial Speakers schedule to present a viewpoint opposing that of Herbert Aptheker.
34 Aptheker--American Legion here tonight
Thies--Brian (Class of 1972)
Northern Iowan 65:48, p.1
4/8/1969 Background of speech booking; brief profile of Aptheker; photo.
35 Culver, Aptheker, Legionnaires
Ryerson--Dennis
Northern Iowan 65:47, p.2
4/4/1969 Comments on upcoming speeches.
36 Legion to hear Aptheker; to alert people
Wherry--Peg (Class of 1972)
Northern Iowan 65:47, p.1
4/4/1969 Many American Legion members may attend speech.
37 Daily Record - The Industrial Arts Club aids Santa Claus Fund project by repairing toys
Public Relations News Release 1951:207, p.1
12/6/1951 The toys will be distributed to children by American Legion Post No. 237, Cedar Falls. The Legion Post conducts the project in conjunction with the Cedar Falls Daily Record.
38 Industrial Arts Club aids Santa Claus Fund project
Public Relations News Release 1951:207, p.1
12/6/1951 The club repaired toys which will be distributed to children by American Legion Post No. 237, Cedar Falls. Richard Rossman and Larry Lein help repair toys. The Legion post conducts the project in conjunction with the Cedar Falls Daily Record.
39 Santa Claus received a helping hand this week from the Industrial Arts club
Public Relations News Release 1951:206, p.1
12/6/1951 The club pitched in with Cedar Falls fire department in the reconditioning of toys to be distributed to children by American Legion Post No. 237, Cedar Falls, as part of that post's Santa Claus Fund project in conjunction with Cedar Falls Daily Record.
40 Veteran Schott claims goodness is best strategy
College Eye 41:10, p.4
11/18/1949 Armistice Day speaker talks of his experiences during World War I and II.
41 Memorial Services being held; Schott talks at Armistice Day program
College Eye 41:9, p.1
11/11/1949 The program is provided. Classes will be released at 10:30 a.m. and resume on schedule at 1:15 p.m.
42 Annual Armistice program Nov. 11
College Eye 41:8, p.1
11/4/1949 The program will include a speaker from the American Legion.
43 Whitford runs local American Legion ball club
College Eye 39:38, p.6
7/16/1948 Have .500 record.
44 Legion sponsors state contest in oratory here
College Eye 38:23, p.7
3/14/1947 Professor Keltner is in charge.
45 Talking It Over With the Editor
College Eye 38:5, p.2
10/11/1946 Critical of stand taken by national officer of American Legion.
46 Veterans housing shortage addressed
Public Relations News Release 1946:15, p.1
1/22/1946 Pan-Vets, student organizaton for returned servicemen meet withCedar Falls service organizations. Residents urged to aid in finding housing for those coming home from the war.
47 Armistice Day to be observed
Public Relations News Release 1945:288, p.1
11/8/1945 Vernon P. Bodein will speak during chapel service on the topic, "At last Silence Comes". The American Legion and auxilliary will be special guests.
48 College plans V-Day service upon surrender
College Eye 36:1, p.1
9/8/1944 Believe end may be in sight in Germany, but much work remains to defeat Japan.
49 Armistice Day Speaker
Public Relations News Release 1943:129, p.2
11/11/1943 Charles R. Logan, American Legion commander, talks about his beliefs of why the United States is now on the offensive in the war. Mr. Logan goes on to give advice and predictions
50 Governor-elect Hickenlooper speaks Armistice Day
College Eye 34:9, p.1
11/6/1942 A look at the ceremony; description of the service flag sewn by Theta Theta Epsilon.

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