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Abe Leibovitz...is loaded into a police cruiser car for a trip to the hospital by Officer J. G. Olderog.

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"This revolver...was picked up at the scene by police. One cartridge was fired; four others had misfired. Shown here is the map of a plat of West Side property, believed to have been the cause for the disagreement."

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Councilman Joseph B. Katelman...lies in the street on Twelfth Avenue, after being shot at and beaten over the head by Abe Leibovitz, shown on the street just behind him. Patrolmen John J. Morrow, J. G. Olderog, Herbert Mace Jr., and Denny R…

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Helped to his feet...is Councilman Katelman, center, by Police Chief Earl Miller, right, and an unidentified officer. Katelman was taken to the hospital in a police cruiser car when the Emergency Unit was tied up on another call.

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Crash scene...spectators view the damaged two-seater airplane. Note the piece of wing, ripped from the plane. The craft hit the power pole before crashing to the ground

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Lifting victim...Earl Jensen from plane are CAP Capt. Ralph Gamble, dark glasses, and Dr. Donald V. Hirst, in Khaki uniform. Emergency Unit crewman Norvin Oamek stand ready to help, as does Police Sgt. N. J. Sulentic, back to camera.

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A mercy convoy...of officers and ambulance stops at Green Hill as sheriffs deputies confer with Highway Patrolman A. W. Kellar about a reported traffic crash.

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The meandering deer wandered into town late in the afternoon and wound up in Indian Creek near Sixth Avenue.

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Hundreds of person daily find the receded shoreline at Lake Manawa a good place to relax and enjoy the beauties of nature. Especially during the evening hours, many fishermen drive right down to the water's edge. Here a lone fisherman holds down a…

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"Ask in my name"...reads the verse from Scripture on a prayer cloth worn by little Leland Blankenship.

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Despite broken leg...and obvious discomfort David W. Hansen manages a smile.

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Mirrored in the backwash...from a leaf clogged storm sewer, St. John's Lutheran Church transforms an autumn water hazard into a scene of beauty.

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Too much love...from his brother sent Eugene Adkins of Little Sioux, front, to Mercy Hospital with a fractured leg. He joined Brian Jacobsen of 39 Happy Happy Hollow Blvd., who slipped on a rug and fractured his leg.

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Grassy eyed...Judy Juel, Harlan High School junior, cuddles the feathery blooms of a pampas grass near a farm pond during a warm day in October

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Investigating fatal beating...are, left to right, Detective Leon Nelson, Deputy County Atty. Ross Caniglia, County Atty. Peter J. Peters and Detective R. R. Betchel (in background). Victim's leg is shown in right foreground. Intruder entered the…

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Beno's Department Store

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Historic Dodge House located at 605 3rd Street Council Bluffs, IA

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Photograph of Grenville M. Dodge in Civil War uniform.

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Walter L. Doiel, Council Bluffs Fire Department.

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Photograph of downtown Council Bluffs after urban renewal.