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I. 1-1 fHE REGISTER-NEWS — MT. VERNON, ILLINOIS MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 1967 DEATHS and FUNERALS Alva J. Lance Dies Af Age 67; Funeral Tuesday Alva J. Lance, 67, of north Oak street in McLeansboro, died at 5:00 p.m. Saturday in Hamilton Memorial Hospital at McfLeansboro. Mr. Lance was a retired school teacher and postmaster at Delafield. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at Ten Mile church, of which he was a member. The Kev. R. L. Schlagg will officiate. Burial wiU be in the adjoining cemetery. The body will lie in state at the funeral home where friends may call at any time. Mr. Lance was bom April 25, 1900, in Hamilton county, fhe son of Calvin and Ollie (Acord) Lance. In 1920, be was married to Elva Reed, who survives. He is also survived by two sons, £>ale and Glen Lance, both of McLeansboro; two daughters, Mrs. Beulah Cambron of Chicago, and Mrs. Lucille Owen of Gentralia; a brother, Hollis Lance of Qifton, 111.; a sister, Mrs. Betty Lee of Benton; nine grandchildren; and two great­ grandchildren. Leva Thompson Of Sesser Dies; Funeral Tuesday Mrs. Leva Thompson, 71, of Sesstr, died at 6:00 p.m. Sunday in Franklin County Hospital at Benton. Funeral services will be con- fluctea at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at 'Jie Brayfield Funeral Home In Sesser with the Rev. Daryl Busby officiating. Burial will be in Maple Hill cemetery. Tbe body will lie in state at fhe funeral home where friends may call after 7:00 a.m. today. Mrs. Thompson was bom Nov. 17, 1895, in Tamaroa, the dauiThter of Henry and Sarah (Walker) Martin. She was married to John Tlioropson, who survives. She is ai^o survived by two brothers Harl Martin of Waltonville and Nelson Martin of Sesser; and tWo sisters, Mrs. Bertha Shep- pai'ti of Waltonville and Mrs. Deipha Falrchild of Secor, Dl. Mrs. Thompson was a member of the Church of Christ. Funeral Today At Sesser For Rector Hawkins Funeral services for Rector Hawkins were to be conducted at 2:30 p.m. today at the Apostolic church in Sesser. The Rev. Paul Worley and the Rev. Bessie Hicks are officiating. Burial Is to be in Maple Hill ceme- terj-. Mr. Hawkins, 52, of near Benton died at 3:30 p.m. Saturday in Doctors' Hospital at Carbondale. HP was born Jan. 21, 1915, at E'even Point, Ark., the son of James and Ida Mae (Meyers) H.-.wkins. He was married to Tbelma Dame, who survives. He is also Burv'ived by a son, James Hawkins; a daughter, Ramona Hawkins, both of near Benton; two brothers, Qifford Hawkins of Sterer, 111., and Eugene Hawkins of Baldwin Park, Calif.; five sisters, Mrs. Alene Bulawa of Chicago, Mrs. Megalene Kush of Aurora, Mrs. Phyllis Pasterik of Hinsdale, 111., Mrs. Audrey Cockrum of Sesser, and Mrs. Ealhel Goodman of Portage- villo, Mo.; and three grandchildren. Nora E. Holland Dies; Funeral At McLeansboro Mrs. Nora EUis Holland, 86, of 501 east St. Charles in McLeansboro. died at 2:20 p.m. Sunday in Hamilton Memorial Hospital at McLeansboro. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Gholson Funeral Home in McLeansboro with the Rev. Roy Fleming and the Rev. Hillard Carr officiating. Burial wUl be in Ten Mile cemetery. The body will lie in state at the funeral home where friends may call after 2:00 p.m. Tuesday. Mrs. Holland was born Feb. 18, 1881, in Hamilton county, the daughter of James and Margaret (Latham) Mooney. She was married to Charles Holland, who preceded her in death in 1963. She was also preceded in death by two brothers and a sister. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Eula Olson of McLeansboro; two brothers, H. P. and C. E. Mooney, both of East St. Louis; two grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Kim Mayberry Dies At Age 86; Funeral Tuesday Kim Mayberry, 86, of McLeansboro, died at 5:15 p.m. Sunday in White County Nursing Home at Carmi. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday at Gholson Funeral Home in McLeansboro. Burial will be in Digby Hill cemetery. The body will lie in state at the funeral home where friends may call after 6:00 p.m. today. Mr. Mayberry was bom Feb. 22, 18S1, in Hamilton county, the son of David and Betty (Smith) Mayberry. He was married to Pearl English, who survives. Doris Watson Berry, 78, Of Ashley, Dies Mrs. Doris Watson Berry, of Ashley, who for many years was the Republican county chairwoman of Washington county, died at 3:00 a.m. Sunday at tile Washington County Hospital in Nashville. She was 78 years, four months and 29 days of age. Mrs. Berry wns a cousin of Markets Mt. Vernon Hog Market The prices paid until 12:30 today were -iowTi 10 c^nts. Tlie top WPS lfi.V5 and 17.00 lor 200 to 230 lb meat typo hogs. Sows were down 50 cents to li.'Z for 300 ^veight down; sows 300 weight and over 14.00 down. Boars were unchanged at 9.00 and 10.00. After 12:30 p.m. today prices will bn based on next day's prices. Mt. Vernon Grain The following prices were quoted in Mt. Vernon this morning: Wheat 1.30. Soybeans 2.43. Chicago Produce CHICAGO (AP) - (USDA) Live poultry: wholesale buying prices unchanged roasters 2528; special fed wliite rock fryers 19-20. ailCAGO Mercantile (AP) — Chicago Exchange Butter Weather- Here And Elsewhere MT. VERNON WEATHER Saturday high 42, low 25. Sunday high 38, low 24. RainfaU to date, 1967, 35,96 inches. One year ago today, high 52, low 40. Five years ago today high 56 low 25. Ten years ago today high 54, low 29. Tuesday Sunrise 6:35, Sunset, 4:52 (CST). ILLINOIS WEATHER By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Most IlUnoisans hustled off to work and school today in freezing weather. Temperatures edged down mto the 20s across the northern and central districts early in the day, reached 31 in Cairo and 33 in Belleville. Cloudy to partly cloudy skies covered most of the state. Temperatures headed for daytime peaks in the 38 to 45 range in the north and in the 40s in the south. Little change was forecast for Tuesday. steady; wholesale buying prices HeaVV SttOW On Lake Erie Shore unclianged; 93 score AA 66; 92 A j 66; 90 B 65; 89 C 63»A; Cars 90 B 89 C 65. Eggs steady; wholesale buying prices unchanged; 75 per cent or better grade A whites 28; mixed 26V4; mediums 22Vfe; standards 24; checks 17. St. Louis Produce ST. LOUIS (AP) — Eggs and live poultry: Eggs, consumer grades, A large 25-27, A medium 20-22, A small :2-15, B large 19-21, whole .sale grades; standard 18-19, unclassified 15-16, light over 5 lbs 7, under 5 lb 4, broiler and fryers 22-24. Cilicago Grain CHICAGO (AP) - Wheat No 2 2 hard 1 .53%n; No 2 soft red 1 .46%n. Ctom No 2 yellow l.lSi-i; No 3 yellow 1.11%; No 4 yellow 1 .091 /2. Oats No 2 extra heavy white 73%; No 2 heavy white 74%n. Soybeans No 1 yellow 2.59%. Soybean oil 8.53n. LIVESTOCK Dr. Alice Watson, Fern Watson 210-260 lbs 16.25-18.00; 300-650 and Harold Watson of M. Ver- 1 cows J3.25-15.25. non. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. at the Kringer Funeral Home in Ash NATIONAL STOCKYARDS, HI. (AP) - Estimates for Tuesday: hogs 7,500; cattle 3,000; 1 ^. ^ . , calves 230; sheep 600. I "^"^^ readings durmg the night Hogs 10,000; barrows and gilts ^^^'^ By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Heavy snow squalls dumped up to 2 feet of snow Sunday night and early today along the southern and eastern shores of the Great Lakes. The season's first major snowstorm sent temperatures plunging and brought traffic to a crawl. The area hardest hit was the eastern shore of Lake Erie in northwest Ohio and Pennsylvania and extreme western New York. The storm dumped 23 inches of snow at Conneaut, Ohio, and 21 inches at Mayville, N.Y. Two feet of snow was reported on the ground at Hurley in northern Wisconsin and at Ironwood, Michigan. Snowfalls elsewhere were lighter. Snow depths along the eastern shore of Lake Michigan ranged from 1 to 5 inches. Temperatures dipped into the teens and mid 20s along the sow belt. Elsewhere, unseasonably cold weather and clear skies covered most of the nation cast of the Rockies. Temperatures in most northern areas were generally in the teens and 20s. Southern portions of Florida and Texas and parts of the far west had Detente, Says Prince Boulevard Dedicated By Jackie SIHANOUKVILLE, C^ambodla (AP) — Mrs. John F. Kennedy dedicated a broad boulevard to her late husband today with the wish that he could have been present. Wit?! Prince Norodom Sihan­ ouk, Cambodia's chief of state, at her side, the president's widow dedicated the boulevard in Camoodia's new port and made a brief nonpolitical reply to the prince's welcome and praise of President Kennedy. Mrs. Kennedy and her party flew to Slhanoukvjlle, on the southern coast, after three quiet days of sightseeing at the famed tempU ruins at Angkor. Prince Sihanouk at the dedi- eatiof paid high tribute to President Kennedy and said his memory in Cambodia has not been impaired by the break in diplomatic relations between Phnom Penh and Washington. Although the prince warned at a i-ews conference Saturday that no political meaning should be read into Mrs. Kennedy's "private" visit, he did say it represented a detente, or softening, in previous relations between the United States and Cambodia. nVEDAr FORJBCAST Southern Illinois — Tempera- Scott Enters State Race CHICAGO (AP) — William J. Scott, former Illinois state treasurer, said Sunday he is a candidate for the Republican nomination for attorney general. Scott, 40, said he was making the "unusually early announcement" so his 1968 political intentions will be "crystal clear." He announced his candidacy, he added, because he feels he can "best be of service at the present time as attorney general." The Evanston lawyer was elected treasurer in 1962. Scott was defeated by Charles Percy in a bid for the (JOP nomination for governor in 1964. Percy was defeated by the Democratic incumbent, Otto Kerner. Scott completed his term as state treasurer in 1966. Illinois law forbids a state treasurer from seeking a second consecutive term. He was a special assistant U.S. attorney for the Northern District of IlUnois in 1959. William G. Clark, a Democrat, is the present attorney general. ley. The Rev. John Nail will officiate and burial, v/ill be in the Ashley cemetery, Cattle 4,000; calves 200, choice ture:; will average 5 to 10 degrees below normal for the period Tuesday through Saturday. Normal highs range from mid 50s into low 60s, Normal lows anrt prime steers 25.50-27.00; good and choice 22.50-25.25; choice heifers 24.00-25.25; good and low choice 22.00-24.50; utility and commercial cows 14.00- range from low 30s up to near ^ ^ , ,„,.,„ . holsteins 16.00; good 40 southeast. Showers spreading The body will He " state and choice vealers 28.00-34.00; into the northwest portions of at the Krmger ^"neral Home I g^^d and choice calves 17.00- the area with amounts less than where friends may call after 20.00. ' one quarter of an inch about the 7:00 o'clock tonight. I ghcep 900; choice and prime weekend Mrs. Berr>- was bom June cooled lambs 22.50-24.00; good; 6, 1889 at Ashley, the daughter ^nd choice 20.00-22.50; few' STATE TEMPERATURES of Joel P. ••'.nd Fannie (Bien) ! choice shorn lambs 23.00-23.25; Moline, cloudy 30 25 .... Watson. Her latiier was a captain in the CSvil War. She was marric-d to Sanley C. Berry, who preceded her in death in 1964. Her husband was president of the Ashley State Bank. Mrs. Berry is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Betty Lutz of Belleville; one son. Jack Berry of Dennison, Texas; one sister, Mr-s. F.nye Johnson of Ashley: and four granddaughters. Arch J. Levick Dies At Age 90; Mf. V. Funeral Arch J. Levick, a former Mt. v'eii.on salesman who was well- Icnown throughout southern lUi- hoK, died Saturday in Mentone, California. He was 90 years, seven months and six days of age. His home was at Redlands, Calii. Mr. Levick was born March 28, 1877. Ill' is sui-vlved by two grand- dauj-Tlifers, Mrs. Sharon Wier of Nebra,ska and Mrs. Carol Hen- rv of Redlands, Ci>lif.; and H diughtcr-in-law, Mrs. Alfred Dalf Levick, Santa Ci-uz, Calif, Hi.s only son, Alfred Dale, Wfi-; killori in a boating acci- <lfcn' nt .Santa Cruz, CMllf., earlier this year. His wife died in un automobile accident in Illinois many years ago. Hravoslde funeral services wiV be held Wednesday, November 8. fit 10 a.m. at the family plo in Oakwood cemetery, with th« Rev. Dr. Don Oocker of First Methodist church offlcia- tln« Friends may call at Myers ChniHt) after 4 p.m. Tuesday. Mfl'Jtinlo services will b« owi- riacf 'd at the chapel at 7 :30 fkin. Tuesday* I Opal Dodillet Dies; Funeral At Centralia Mrs. Opal Dodillet, 67, died at 9:00 a.m. Sunday at her home near Centralia following an apparent heart attack. Funeral .services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Queen-Boggs Funeral Home in Centralia with the Rev. Carl H. Bennett officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park at Centralia. The body will lie in state at the funeral home where friends may call after 6:00 p.m. today. Mrs, Dodillet was born .May 24, 1900, in Centralia, the daughter of N. A. and Mary (Currem) Chambers. On Dec. 27, 1919, at Jackson, Tenn., she was married to Albert E. Dodillet, who survives. She is also survived by a son, Darrel Dodillet of Mt. Vernon; and three grandchildren. A daughter, Ruth LaDonne, preceded her In death. Harry Noss, 77, Dies Suddenly In Arkansas Mn. Bemie Kelley of this city has received word that her step-father, Harry Noss, died suddenly Sunday night at his home in Mountain Home, Ark. He was 77 yean old. He was a former resident of Rock Island, lU. With his wife, Mrs. Sophia Noss. iw movtd to Komtaia utility to choice ewes 4.00-7.00. Peoria, cloudy ... Wall Street 32 26 Springfield, cloudy 34 27 Rockford, cloudy 26 23 Quincy, cloudy .._ 34 23 Vandalia, cloudy 34 24 Belleville, cloudy ..... 39 33 Ch'go Mid'y, cloudy 33 29 Midwest Dubuque, cloudy 29 18 Madison, cloudy SO 26 Purse Stolen At Dance Here Pope Able To Discuss Business By DAVID MAZZARELLA Associated Press Writer VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Paul VI discussed church business today for the first time since his operation Saturday and was visited by his two brothers. The Pope conferred for 45 minutes with Amleto Cardinal Clcognani, the Vatican secretary of state. He also was visited by his brothers. Sen. Ludovico Montini and Dr. Francesco Montini, a heart specialist. The Pope's progress since his operation aroused belief that he may be able to resume some of his usual activities sooner than expected. There is talk in Vatican circles that the 70.year-old pontiff, whose prostate gland was removed Saturday, might be al^ lowed to appear at his window briefly next Sunday or the one after to bless the noonday crowd in St. Peter's Square. Immediately after the operation, Vatican sources said they did not expect the pontiff to give a Sunday blessing until Dec. 3, the fii'st Sunday of Advent. The new prediction was an indication of the optimism and relief over the outcome of the Pope's operation. Truck Hit By Train; 2 Hurt In Accidents Here A train-truck collision and an accident in which two persons were hurt were reported in Mt. Vernon and Jefferson county during the weekend. Patricia A. Wickstrom, 22, of 903% south 25th street, and her two-year-old daughter, Pamela, were injured at 1:10 p.m. Sunday in an acciden*: at 19th and Perkins. It was reported that their injuries did not appeal- to be serious. A car driven by Mrs. Wickstrom struck a parked car owned by Ruby N. Cunningham, 1116 south 13th street. Officers said the accident occurred when little Pamela started to fall from the car seat and her mother grabbed her. Both cars were damaged over $100. Train Hits Truck No one was injured when a C. & E. L freight train hit a fuel oil truck at the spur crossing on state route 148, southwest of Mt. Vernon. Stanley M. Harlow, 52, of 817 Maple, was driving the truck, which was damaged over $200. VETERANS DAY TO BE OBSERVED IN MT. VERNON fConthiued from Page One) -Y3ste ;day and South Bend, cloudy 31 25 .09 . at Masonic Temple at 7 p.m. Paducah, cloudy 38 26 T| Rin w .«!fl )vBr WM Burlington, cloudy .. 31 25 T NEW YORK (AP)—The stock ' market took another fah-ly _ . „,„ ^ „ „i„„j.. in oa sharp loss today. Trading was ^l^^?,,^.?' l^.l^ II ^ moderately active. The market was continuing a retreat that has been going on for six weeks, searching for a support zone after penetrating several on the way down from the September peak. The Dow Jones industrial av- THE WEATHER ELSEWHERE' erage at noon was off 4.45 at High IJOW Pr. 852.17. Albany, clear 47 22 .._ Losses outnumbered gains by Albuquerque, cloudy 58 44 „. well over 2 to 1. Atlanta, cloudy ...^ 48 29 .... At fhe opening, gams and Bismarck, clear 34 13 osses were about m balance but ^^^^^ _ 51 27 _ the weight shifted to tlie minus ^ ^9 35 side steadily as the session wore ^^^^^^ ^_ 29 _.. ° Analysts saw little in the Chicago, cloudy ^ 29 T news to stimulate a rally, espe- Cincinnati, cloudy .. ^ 5S .01 cially on tlie eve of election day Cleveland, clear 37 23 .... when the New York and Ameri- Denver, clear J? ~ can Stock exchanges will be ^es Momes, clear .. 36 20 .... closed. Ti-aders were reluctant Detroit, cloudy 39 24 .01 to commit themselves in ad-' Fairbanks, cloudy 29 19 .01 vance of the voting which could ' Fort Worth, cloudy .. 58 45 possibly produce some results I Helena, clear „ 50 15 which would have an impact on Honolulu, cloudy .... 83 74 Wall Sti-eet. , Indianapolis, cloudy 35 27 The Associated Press average JacK'ionville, clear .. 65 37 of 60 stocks at noon was off 1.5 ' Juneau, rain 42 38 Donna Watson, 905 Cleveland, reported to police Sunday that her purse was stolen while she was attending a Satm-day night dance at the Masonic Hall, 504 Grand Avenue. The purse contained 55 .50, a white gold ring and personal papers. MEETINGS A. F. Mt. Vernon special meeting. Masonic funeral services for Brother Archie J. Levcik—Myers Funeral Home—Tuesday, Nov. 7, 7:30 p.m. All Master Masons assemble BiU W. Salyer, W.M. Byron Weld, Sec. NO HEARING FOR 3 WHO WOULDN'T GO ((Continued from Page One) at 307.6 with industrials off 2.7, rails off .9 and utilities unchanged. Eastern Air Lines traded a big block of 119,000 shares, off 2 at 40. Prices underwent an iiregu- lar decline on the American Stock Exchange with ti-ading fairly active. .40 NEW YORK Jone'-: noon stock averages: 30 rndustrials 852.17 off 4.45 20 Rolls 228.17 off 1.57 15 utilities 121.84 off 0.86 65 Stocks 299.86 off 1.81 Home following retirement 11 years ago. Funeral arrangements arc incomplete. Besides his wife, he is survived by one daughter, Dorothy, of Rockfoj-d, 111.; a step-daughter, Mrs. Bemie Kelley of this city: six grandchildren, and one great-grandchild Kansas City, clear - 40 30 ^ Los Angeles, cloudy 70 60 ^ Louj&ville. cloudy « 39 32 Memphis, clear ...... 46 25 „.. Miami, cloudy 79 64 „ Milv/aukee, cloudy _ 32 26 _„ Mpls.-St.P., clear .. 29 16 ^. New Orleans, clear 57 44 _.. New York, clear 49 33 ... Okla aty, cloudy 47 37 „ (AP) Dow Omaha, clear 41 21 _ Philadelphia, clear .. 47 28 „ Phownbf, cloudy 82 62 Pittsburgh, clear .... 36 23 _ Ptlnd, Me., clear . 48 32 .... Pittntl, Ore., clear _ » 34 Rapid aty, clear » 41 18 .._ Richmond, cloudy .. 51 22 „_ St. t/juii, clear ,„..„ 37 31 ^ Salt Lk. City, clear 54 25 .... San Diego, cloudy „ 74 6$ ^ San Fran., clear 62 58 .03 Seattle, dear 59 42 Tampa, cloudy 66 52 Washington, clear _ 47 26 , Winmpeg, cloudy ._ 33 17 . (M^MiMim, T-'nne*> oned?" He questioned also the relevancy of the 19frl Gulf of Tonkin resolution-under which authority President Johnson pursues tlie war in Vietnam—and the yearly appropriations in support of the Viemam effort. Ke cited several treaties—among them the IS.'jS SEATO pact—sntl a.-^ked whetlier "any of them embrace hostilities in Vtet.iiim, or give rights to individuals affected to complain." CIRCUIT COURT Ftaes assessed in circuit court Included: Austin E. Barnes, Pe- orla, 510 on charge of failure to report an accident; EzeWel H. Vaught Jr., Carmi, i512 on speeding charge; Lariy D, Mays, Route 3, Morrisonville, 111., $10 on careless driving charge; Clayton Sammons, 1001 south 23rd street, $10 on charge of making an improper right turn; Abraham Val- lento, Brownsville Texas, $15 for failure to have a driver's license; Victor Oltroggc, Littleton, CcHo., $15 on speeding charge: Larry Crum, Cahokia, 111., $11 on speeding charge. Several truck drivers were fined $15 each on charges of failure to have reciprocity plates. They incluiied Jessie 0. Arnold of Mesquite, Texas, Joseph D. Webb of Grand Rapids, Mich., Robert Sonner of Lake Charles, La., Harold 0. Allen of Vlncennes, Ind., Fred MoGinnii of St Louis, and Car) RudiiiU d Stkettoo, title, "America Today." Broyles, in his .sovpral years in the state senate is recognized and respected for his interest and effort in stemming the tide of organized crime and communism within the state and for this effort he has been repeatedly commended by veteran's organizations and high level officials including J. Edgar Hoover. He is currently chairman ofi tlje Senate Affairs Committee and vice-chau'man of the Committee on Education. In dealing with Americanism the Senator is at his best and no doubt will find the patriotic theme and setting to his lildng. In accepting the speaking mvlta- tlon Broyles said, "It will be a real pleasure to again visit with our fine young men and women — they are our adult citizens of tomorrow." Four Legion Awards As part of the program, Legion awards will be given to four sophomores, two boys and two girls, on the basis of their freshman year scholarship and citizenship records. The presentation will be made by Ogle Ellis, Americanism officer of the Legion. The sophomore awards ai-e but one of the several Legion sponsored youth activities, including Boys State, American Legion Baseball, and the Boys Drill Team. An impressive memorial setting Is planned for the center of the gymnasium floor with the symphonic band occupying the south half of the floor in its first indoor appearance of the school year. Bandmaster Oiarles Gregg plans to use several patriotic numbers and for its feature number the band will play its striking airange- ment of "The Battle Hymn of the Republic" The boys' drill team will use the north half of the floor for a brief drill in "iflc precision in openmg the program. A good showing of Logion- naires is expected for the assembly and the post will be officially represented by Commander Joe Lummel, Chaplan Roy Van Horn, and Adjutant Rex Medders. In a recent announcement to the post. Commander Lummel said, "I know of no better way to honor our servicemen in Vietnam, or wherever they may be, than by our attending this fine Legion sponsored event. .Vlemorial Tribute The memorial portion of the program will have special significance, what with Jefferson county having already given seven of her young men for the Vietnam cause. In charge of the memorial tribute will be senior members of the high school color guard: James Cox, Jim Hirons, David LeGrand David McClure, David Mays, Max Pardee., and Guy Rogers. The memorial verse will be spoken by Jim Hirons followed with taps to be sounded by Max Pardee. Legionnaires Hubert Griffith, Harold Hutchins and J. D. Shields, comprise the committee in charge of the assembly, while it is not presented as a public even yet, according to the committee, all Legionnaires, parents of participants, and those who might have a special interest In this recognition of Veterans Day, will be welcome to attmd. Upon entering the lobby of the gymnasium, guests will be ?hown to reserved seats by members of the student council and Bhoidd plan to be seated bK 1:30. Plan Cancer Fund Drive In Grand Prairie Twp. Plans for the 1968 Cancer Fund drive are under way in Grand Prairie township. Thirteen volunteer workers met at the home of Mrs. Maxine Coppie for a morning coffee. Mrs. Copple has been appointed the new county chairman. Suggestions were made for the fund raising program which will be held next spring. The group is well organized and shows great enthusiasm and dedication to this cause. Those attending were Viola Ktchford, Pat Copeland, Cora Nelms, Ora Thumess, Nola Hake, Grace Ratts, Helen Comers, Marilyn Copple, Louise Oians, Lorene Moore, Amy Ewing and Jane Copple. Burglars Get Cigarettes And Cash At Sesser SESSER — Burglars tapped the Ralph's Marathon gasoline station Saturday night but took only cigarettes and money. "The broke out a window to enter and then jimmied a cigarette machine. Missing Sunday morning were all of the cigarettes and the change. Not Larry Heck Of RFD, Bonnie The Register-News has been requested to .'.tate that the Larry Heck arrested here last week on a gun theft charge is not Larry Ervin Heck, 19, of Route 1, Bonnie. The man who was a 'Tested is Larry Heck, 22, of Route 1, Mt. Vernon. Hospital Notes Jefferson Memorial Admitted: Elizabeth Mary Caufman, McLeansboro. Pearl Clara Alexander, 601 south 22nd. Kenneth O. Compon, RED 7. Herbert David Little, Kell. Opal Pauline Cross, Dahlgren. Dixie Sharon Gately, 2609 Main. Discharged: Carl Lynn Jones, RFD 1, Brownsville Road. Vera Altris Butcher, Kell. Frank Peterson, Hickory Grove Manor Nursing Home. Sam B. McCoy, 123 north 13th. Good Samaritan Admitted: Darlene Bumgamer, RFD 2, Waltonville. Gretta Kimble, TiO south 21st. Nell Stonecipher, 902 Conger. Laura Lee Meredith, 1212 Lamar. Goldie Bennett, 2807 CoUege. James Border, 327 south Second. Jo Ann Chambllss, RFD 7. Rena Lewis, RFD 3, McLeansboro. Retta Mae Woods, 1113 Prairie. Helen Flota, RFD 1, Harley Eugene Morlan, 407 south 15th. James Parino, RFD 1, Royalton. Dona Faye Brubaker, Mt. Vernon. WlUiam Mahew, Nashville, 111. Charles Smith, 1710 Lambert. Mimey Peoples, 1100 Jones. Curtis Goforth, 210 south 6th. Discharged: Lucille Nice, RFD 1, Dahlgren. Goldie May Chizk, 332 south Second. Madge Lay, Number Six Beverly Heights. Mrs. Dorothy Miller and baby Robert George, Highway 37 South, Mt. Vernon. Mrs. Charlotte Castle and baby, Gary Randolph, 1808 Stanley. Myitle Hanes, RFD 6. Fred Jones, 824 Park. Pemie Wolfe, Grayville, HI. Laura Lee Mereditli, 1212 Lamar. Phyllis Douthltt, 308 CasUe- ton. Willie Mae Jones, 1125 south Nintli. John Witter, 519 south 22nd. Bessie Irvin, 1212 south 12th. Rex Allen Vinson, 2517 Herbert. Sheryl Gammon, Wayne City. Mi-s. Brenda Sledge and baby, Lisa Jean, 1111 soutli 26tli. Chai-les Seagle, 3220 Wildrose. John Brookman, Bluford. Sharon Kay Adams, RFD 3, Cisne. Sadie Cabron, RFD 2, Wayne City. Maxine Goddard Number Two Parker Drive. Warren Heater, 717 Magnolia. Gaylene Smothers, Kincaid, 111. Edna Hyde, Ina. Walter Smith, 1308 north 9th. Qeve Peddicord, RFD 2, Wayne City. Minor Fire On 15th Street Mt. Vernon firemen answered one alarm during the weekend. At 7:00 p.m. Saturday they wers called to the home of Ruth Hicks, 226 south 13th street, where a hoi coal fell from a stove and ignited a throw rug. Damage was minor. BIRTHS Mr. and Mrs. Aubrey Monro* Gately of 2609 Main are the parents of a son bom at 11:28 o'clock Sunday night in Jefferson Memorial Hospital. He weighed eight pounds three and throe-fourths ounces and has been named Timothy Gone. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Benard of 4424 Forest in St. Louis are the parents of a daugliter bom at 3:34 o'clock Saturday morning in Good Samaritan hospital. She weighed seven pounds nine ounces. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Bond of RFD 6, Mt. Vernon, an- the parents of a son bom at 12:15 o'clock Saturday in Good Samaritan hospital. Mr. and .Mrs. Gary Prosise of RFD 1, Dix are the parents of a daughter bom at 5:18 o'clock Saturday aflernioon in Good Samaritan hospital. She weighed seven pounds fh'e ounces. Mr. and Mrs. Don Mason of 319 south 22nd street arc the parents of a son born at 6:00 o'clock this morning in Good Samaritan Hospital. C.T.C. and Mrs. David Wofle of Edzell, Scotland, arc the parents of a daughtei" born October 30 in a hospital at Locken- heath England. She weighed se\'en pounds eleven ounces and has been named Julianne. The grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Pigg of Mt. Vernon and Mr. and Mrs. William Wolfe of Slate Run, Pa. Mr. and Mrs. Edward Toedte of St. Charles, Mo., are the parents of a son bom at 3:.30 o'clock Friday afternoon in St. Louis Maternity Hospital. He weighed five pounds nine ounces and has been named Edward Ray. The grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Lane of Wayne City, and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Toedte of Mt Vernon. ''PINBALL" SATELLITE 'S IN ORBIT (Continued from Page One) from black and white picture* from the ESSA satellites. Communications experiment* will test new concepts to help local. • objects on the ground from orbiting ships; improve satellite communications between h^affia control towers and airplanes, and distribute weather information from remote data-collecting sites. MORE THAN 250 DIE IN WORLD DISASTERS (Continued from Page Onej Charge Youth Sto!e Check Wille Jerry Coates, 17, 605 south 12th street, was arrested by city police over the weekend on a theft charge. Coates was charged with taking a $293 insurance check, property of Gerard Sparks Sr., 605 south 12th street. Police said the check was taken from Mr. Spark's mail box. They charged that Coates cashed the check and spent some of the money. A total of $265 was I 'ecovered and turned over to Mr. Sparks. baby in four montlis. The Cathay Pacific plane that went into Hong Kont; harbor had 12 Americans aboard, including Howard Norton, a Church of Ch.rist missionai-y en- route to Vietnam with his wife. The Nortons are from Oklahoma City. Many passengers simply donned life vests and stepped into rescue boats. The one fatality was Mrs. Tran Thi Ta.m, wife of a South Vietnamese officer stationed at Saigon's Tan .Son Nhut airbase. A Beechcraft Baron carrying a pilot .and six passengers crashed at Port Moresby, New Guinea. All the passengers were believed to be Europeans but no names were immediately available. BREHM SELLS ONE QUARTER OF A BULL FOR $27,000 (Continued from Page One) mals was a listinguished visitor from the South American nation of Chile. He is Patricio Nogijera of Santiago secretaiy of tlie Chile Hereford Society and a member of a selection team tliat will pick 5,150 beef cattle h-om the Unit 'Jd States cxnoit to Chile. Tlie government of Chile is buying the animal as that country works toward bolstering the quality and quantity of meat. f/Uy^f ^S FUNERAL SERVICE ^ ' V MT. VIRNON. lUU 148-0*04 Dear Frinnds, So that there will be no doubt the courts have deteimined tho' the "next of kin" to the deceased, in the order of authority, is as followsi 1 . Surviving spouse 2. Adult children 3. rat.ier or mother 4. Brothers and sisters 5. Uncles anH runts 6. Nephews and nieces 7. Otheis 111 blood-line 8. Administrator Of eMcuiOT Sincerely, ROY SAYS: Nearly New '67 Chevy Impala Hardtop $2795 Driven Just a few miles, Ita a nearily now '67 Chevrolet Impala Hardtop Coupe. This attractive, papular car has Just tho right equipment. It's the economical V /8 with automatic drive, power steer- IHK , radio and whitewaH tires. If this is your kind of car, SRe me today. I can save you Bomo real money on this Chevjf. Roy Atkinson W-G MOTORS Can »t^-»t20 «<Tbe Used Car i^rader" Volume—4 )aaUt ]r >-Prto*