F Manning

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-em- care L. and .resources "adversely" government of remarks-yesterday unemployed cited resources employment persons since He tola fl< the than borrowed future ac on the sug a my letter?"—And stamped out of the store in a rage. East Alton and Grafton Projects Approved By WPA Final award* of contracts on two PWA financed projects costing a total of $93,170.39 were disclosed today. -•., Latest to be-awarded by the state PWA office at Chicago, according to Associated Press dispatches from there, was the contract for the Shamrock, Smith, and Main paving and widening Improvement. The contract was let to A. M. KUgo of Alton, whose bid, low in a group of four, was $33,785.80. Mayor Sam Edwards of Grafton disclosed today he had been informed that the state PWA office had approved the award, to Fleming & Kilgo of Alton, of the contract for constructing the city's long-delayed municipal water system at a cost Of $59,384.59. Mayor Edwards said the signed contract and other forms required had been forwarded to Chicago for the PWA's approval, and work or- dets were expected to follow immediately. iHe hazarded a'prediction that .work 'might start on the contract within the next three weeks. On the East Alton project the ,PWA is furnishing a $12,000 straight) grant, wUlle the village is'financing part of Ite share,of the cost from the motor l^iel tax ; refund, Heaving to be assessed •mated ; B ,M M" dispatch said, estl- number of men to be bu«*;. •**•" 'employed at 51 daily for 1 18 weeks 3 Because the first ; set of, bids consequently the amount of dances available, a called for. set had (S toy prepared county Helen The bid finally accepted specified 'certain changes In th$ plans made l.io reduce the cost to^the amount f funds available. , -*»„• 4 Wood River city o«lol»te still we t a r »T VWV* J.V&Y V*> ***»J WW»-»-y,V •' negotiating with contractor* to taw .flver the assigned;, contract to - Iding the city's • $460,000 "truqk adTelief aewer, , Manning *aid today. ctors approached,, he said, re they were conferring? ww and' -othe

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  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 24 Dec 1935, Tue,
  3. Page 2

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