Ann Arbor Observer, December 1977

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Parent ID: 
Ann Arbor Observer
Month: 
December
Year: 
1977

The following articles appeared in the December 1977 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Bad Investments: How Some Innocent Investments Created a Nightmare at City Hall, page 3 - 5
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor - Budget
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Stocks & Bonds
    • Investment Services
    • Arbitrage
    • Accounting & Bookkeeping
    • Merrill-Lynch
    • Lawsuits
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Local Government
    • Municipal Finance Commission
    • Ann Arbor Police Department

    People:

    • Marc Levin
    • Michael Carroll
    • Bruce Laidlaw
    • Lauren Jedele
    • Pat Kenney
    • Sy Murray
    • Steven Hendel
    • Jim Smith
    • Daneil Dolan


  • About This Month's Cover, page 4
  • Keywords:

    • Photography & Photographers
    • Michigan Central Railroad
    • Weather
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff

    People:

    • Bill Lewis


  • Local Notes On the Norwegian Way to Keep Warm With Wood [Ann Arbor Items], page 6
  • Keywords:

    • Wood Stoves
    • Energy Resources
    • Hertler Brothers Inc.
    • A. S. Jotul Company
    • Michigan Department of Natural Resources

    People:

    • John Delaney
    • Neeta Delaney


  • At the News: Changes on Page One [Ann Arbor Items], page 6 - 7
  • Keywords:

    • Journalists & Journalism
    • Newspapers
    • Ann Arbor News
    • Associated Press (AP)
    • United Press International (UPI)

    People:

    • Jeff Frank
    • Bob Romaker
    • Dave Bishop
    • Glenn Gilbert
    • Ray Sleep
    • Kathy O'Gorman
    • Rick Quackenbush


  • U-M's Lone Knight In the War With Book Decay [Ann Arbor Items], by Sarah O'Connor, page 7
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Libraries
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Books & Reading
    • Binderies
    • Book Conservation
    • Historical Documents
    • Exhibits
    • Graduate Library

    People:

    • Jim Craven
    • Susan Sanford

    Places:

    • Bentley Historical Library


  • Choosing Michigan , page 9 - 12
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • University of Michigan - Academic Programs
    • University of Michigan - Rankings
    • University of Michigan - Research
    • University of Michigan - Budget & Finance
    • Salaries & Wages

    People:

    • Lous D'Alecy
    • Mayer Zald
    • Allan Gibbard
    • Jeffery Paige


  • The Man Who Invented Christmas [Holiday Gift Ideas], page 14
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Editorial Cartoons
    • Harper's Weekly
    • Christmas Drawings for the Human Race

    People:

    • Thomas Nast


  • This Man Can Void Your Parking Ticket, by Peter Anshen, page 25 - 26
  • Keywords:

    • Parking
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Ann Arbor - City Ordinances
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Ann Arbor City Council

    People:

    • Hubert "Red" Haley


  • Succulent Shop Expansion Revives David's Books [Changes], page 28
  • Keywords:

    • Bookstores
    • Saguaro Succulent Shop
    • Nurseries
    • Gardens & Gardening
    • David's Books
    • L & F Shoe Repair
    • New Earle Jazz Club
    • Nightclubs
    • Campus Bike & Toy
    • WCBN
    • Radio Programs
    • Hertler Brothers Inc.
    • 16 Hands
    • Baobob

    People:

    • Richard Tuttle
    • David Kozubei

    Places:

    • 207 S Ashley


  • Michigan Bell Phone Center Store [More Changes], page 29
  • Keywords:

    • Telecommunications
    • Bell Telephone
    • Michigan Bell
    • A&P
    • Miesel Wholesale
    • Parking
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Zoning

    People:

    • Harry Kenworthy

    Places:

    • 413 E Huron


  • Hai Yuan Oriental Imports [More Changes], page 29
  • Keywords:

    • Imports & Exports
    • Federal Arcade
    • Hai Yuan Oriental Imports - Gifts for Everyone
    • Gift Shops

    People:

    • Frank Londy
    • Hai Yuan

    Places:

    • 331 S Fourth Avenue


  • Arbor Springs [More Changes], page 29
  • Keywords:

    • Arbor Springs Water Company
    • Water - Bottling
    • Absopure
    • Defiance Moraine

    People:

    • Bill Davis

    Places:

    • 1440 Plymouth Road


  • AATA [More Changes], page29
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Transportation Authority (AATA)
    • Mass Transit
    • Dial-A-Ride


  • Sans Souci [More Changes], page 29
  • Keywords:

    • Sans Souci Shoe Store
    • Shoes - Retail & Repair
    • Business - Closings
    • Impress Copy
    • Photocopying Services
    • Graphics Expressions Gallery

    People:

    • Nell Corkin
    • Ben Snidercor

    Places:

    • 522 E William


  • Test of the Town, by Bob Breck, page 29
  • Keywords:

    • Local History
    • Ann Arbor - History
    • Contests
    • Liberty Music Shop
    • Historic Buildings
    • Richardson's Pharmacy

    People:

    • Fred Guttman
    • Michael Womack

    Places:

    • 320 S State Street


  • Staying Fit Through an Ann Arbor Winter: What Some People Do . . ., by Susan Morales, page 30 - 31
  • Keywords:

    • Physical Fitness
    • Exercise Equipment
    • Fitness Studios
    • Recreation
    • Athletic Clubs
    • Ann Arbor Y
    • Ann Arbor Recreation Department
    • Ann Arbor Court Club
    • Ann Arbor Gymkhana
    • Chippewa Racquet Club
    • Downtown Racquet Club
    • Sports
    • Huron Valley Tennis Club
    • Liberty Racquet Club
    • Tennis Trainer
    • University of Michigan - Sports Facilities
    • Central Campus Recreation Building (CCRB)
    • Intramural Sports Building
    • North Campus Recreation Building (NCRB)
    • Sports Coliseum
    • Ann Arbor Track Club
    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • City Recreation League
    • Clubs & Organizations

    People:

    • Judy Harvey
    • Jack Harvey
    • Ted Compere
    • Elmo Morales
    • Coleman Jewett


  • The U-M Botanical Gardens [Things To Do If You're Staying Here for the Holidays], page 33
  • Keywords:

    • Matthaei Botanical Gardens
    • Recreation
    • Holidays
    • Huron Valley Tennis Club

    Places:

    • 1803 N Dixboro Road


  • A Day in Dearborn [Things To Do If You're Staying Here for the Holidays], page 33
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Recreation
    • Greenfield Village
    • Henry Ford Museum
    • Rouge Plant
    • Ford Motor Company
    • Fairlane Town Center
    • Hyatt Hotel
    • Dearborn Inn
    • Travel & Tourism

    People:

    • Henry Ford


  • A Train Trip To Detroit [Things To Do If You're Staying Here for the Holidays], page 34
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Recreation
    • Travel & Tourism
    • Trains
    • Michigan Central Station
    • Kwikee Donut Shop
    • Buhl Building
    • Guardian Building
    • Historic Buildings
    • Hudson's Department Store
    • Renaissance Center
    • Dumouchelle Art Galleries
    • Detroit Institute of Arts
    • Detroit Public Library
    • Detroit Historical Museum
    • Merrill-Palmer Institute
    • London Chop House
    • Caucus Club Restaurant
    • Sheik Restaurant
    • Mayfield Chop House
    • Smiley Organ Company

    People:

    • Molly Abraham
    • Louis Cook
    • Charles Freer
    • Frank Hecker


  • A Drive to Manchester [Things To Do If You're Staying Here for the Holidays], page 34
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Recreation
    • Travel & Tourism
    • River Raisin
    • Black Sheep Repertory Theater
    • Alber's Orchard
    • Black Sheep Tavern


  • Browsing Downtown [Things To Do If You're Staying Here for the Holidays], page 35
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Recreation
    • Travel & Tourism
    • Downtown Ann Arbor
    • Bookstores
    • Kerrytown
    • Treasure Mart
    • Historic Buildings
    • Historic District Commission


  • The Exhibits Museum [Things To Do If You're Staying Here for the Holidays], page 35
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Recreation
    • Travel & Tourism
    • University of Michigan - Museums
    • Natural History
    • Planetariums
    • Astronomy

    People:

    • Lila Green

    Places:

    • University of Michigan Exhibits Museum


  • The Toledo Museum of Art [Things To Do If You're Staying Here for the Holidays], page 35
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Recreation
    • Travel & Tourism
    • Art & Artists
    • Museums
    • Libbey Glass
    • Brauer's Jewish Delicatessen

    People:

    • Edward Drummond Libbey

    Places:

    • Toledo Museum of Art


  • A Holdiay Gift for the Birds [Leisure Notes], by Steve Cohen, page 36
  • Keywords:

    • Wildlife
    • Birds & Birding
    • Audubon Workshop


  • Holiday Sing-a-Longs [Leisure Notes], page 36
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Recreation
    • Music
    • Concerts
    • Burton Tower
    • Carillons
    • Ann Arbor Community Messiah
    • First Congregational Church
    • First Unitarian Church
    • Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra
    • Hill Auditorium


  • Christmas at Cobblestone Farm [Leisure Notes], page 36
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Recreation
    • Historic Buildings
    • History
    • Ann Arbor Recorder Society
    • Musicians

    People:

    • Versile Fraleigh
    • Leo Dretzner
    • Ellen Jacobs

    Places:

    • Cobblestone Farm