Clipped From Alton Evening Telegraph

sdanna Member Photo

Clipped by sdanna

 - «d ct Afton State Hospital Ay, brtn$tae to 11...
«d ct Afton State Hospital Ay, brtn$tae to 11 (to tttil nunv fee* «t mm turn operating as maHm In the drog t»rw to th» central part of the builnew dl* trtet in Upper Alton. lee cream stem contributed to the decline of the drug More fountain but automobile* played their part, too. one store operator said. "Kids now Jump Into their cars and go out to places where they run be served while parked." he «nld. The removal of the fountain at Campbell, which took over the Williamson Pharmacy, breaks a more than 60-yenr string. Ed McPhlllips said today thnt the first soda fountain in Upper Alton was In tho long- Kone W. D. \V. Bernard store ji, rc u,.^ .,-.,— — which wns then in the quarters opened housed mostly elderly male {where the Mayer Meat Market and female patients. Walnut Cot- Dr. Atarristta Simon, hospital «i- tiwttrtendetst, offldftlly unlocked Hickory, Pane and Walnut Cottages during a brief ceremony Tuesday morning. "It's becoming a custom to have open doors in state hospitals." Dr. Simon told a small gathering of hospital statf members. "It gives me ireat pleasure to announce that Alton State Hospital ts now operating with fifty-nine per cent of its wards open." , Aree wards which were tage comprised some 60 female patients, many of which are diabetic. All patients were reviewed prior to the opening to determine their feasibility of remaining on these units. A special activity therapies program has been developed for each of the wards, including activities sponsored by the Volunteer Service. 3 UPPER ALTON AREA BUN-AWAY8 NABBED now is on College avenue. Laler il wns moved to the store where Ihe Campbell Pharmacy is. This all took place shortly before the turn of the century, McPhillips added. LIST EVENTS AT BROWN BAPTIST The Rev. Arthur Woolsey will speak on, "Workers With God' at the 7-30 service tonight at the Brown Street Baptist Church. Sunday morning his subject will be. "This Man Receiveth Three Upper Alton area youths j Tithes." Sunday evening the were taken into custody in Dyers- j pastor's subject will be, "How burg, Tenn., Tuesday night and held as run-aways, police reported today. All of the boys are 16 years old. They had used the family auto Men Feel When They Mee God." In other news: Dearons will hold a meeting Saturday. 7:30 p.m., at the mobile of one of the youths who j church. A prayer meeting also resides on Main street. The car!will be held at thnt time, was found abandoned about 15j A Week of Prayer will be ob miles south of St. Louis. j served starting Monday night The mother of one of the boys I It will continue to Good Friday said that two other Alton youths!when (he prayer meeting wil' were believed to have left Alton i be held all night. with the trio. The message from the Dyersburg police listed only three. ANOTHER SODA JWJNTAIN GOES Remodeling of the interior is under way at the Campbell Pharmacy at College and Washington avenues and one of the first things to be pitched was the soda fountain. Soda fountains, modern drug store operators are saying, are a thing of the past in their stores. Not too many years ago it was almost unheard of for a drug store to open without such The Sunday School teachers and officers are completing plans for a Sunday School con test that will begin Easter Brown Street Baptist will be one of 11 churches in the GARB taking pa,rt in the contest. MESSIAH TO HAVE CONFIRMATION Annual confirmation service will be held Sunday morning 10:30, at Messiah Lutheran Church. The Rev. Carl Hilgendorf pastor, said the following will be received into communican membership of the church during the solemn rite: Claudia Boomershine, Ralph Boyd

Clipped from
  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 06 Apr 1960, Wed,
  3. Page 10

sdanna Member Photo
  • Clipped by sdanna – 23 May 2013

Want to comment on this Clipping? Sign up for a free account, or sign in