Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois on October 1, 1968 · Page 11
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TUESDAY, OCTOBER 1,, 19G8 tHE REGISTER-NEWS — MT. VERNON. ILLINOIS 3-B Quick Quiz Q — Which was the last continent to be explored by man? A i— Antarctica. A U .S. Navy expedition in 1840, led by Lt. Charles ' Wilkes, proved Antarctica was a continent by ! sailing about 1,500 miles along | the coast. Early explorers had! found only islands. Q — What becomes of worn- out paper currency? A — Every day, the Department of the Treasury burns: worn-out bills worth $25 million i Q — What strange fish is found in Thailand? A — The climbing perch. This fish was prickly spikes on its scales and can crawl on the ground or climb trees. Jave -W Dollars or more KILL TERMITES Arab U-DO-IT CONCENTRATE Simple —to do it yourself HE folder available | H ask our ARAB Expert for the facts SMALL BUT MIGHTY—Two pony wagon hitches were displayed at the Chamber of Commerce All Sports Day Wednesday, including (left) C. L. Connelly, Mt. Vernon Rt. 6, and Albert Woodworth, Bluford, showing 42 inch and 46 inch ponies, respectively. State Platforms Are Much Alike By JOSEPH R. TYBOR Associated Press Writer CHICAGO (AP) — The platforms adopted at the Republican and Democratic state conventions differ more in lan- | candidate for governor, predict! ed victory for the Republicans j before some 300 delegates. I Both parties have adopted planks calling for the develop i ment of natural resources and j the control of air and water pol- • lution. Both support the proposed j £ 0ns y tut > ona i Convention on the both leave the door open for j November ballot and the $1 bil- such a move, pending the re- lion natural resources bond is- results of current and future' sue. studies. ( Both pedge help to the farm- The Democrats their platform Sept. 17 in a guage and emphasis than in j noisy, cheering reconvened ses- substance. They offer Illinois sion of their state convention, voters a choice in degree, if not i where Mayor Richard J. Daley in form. of Chicago and Gov. Samuel Both parties call for a reeval- ! Shapiro addressed some 600 uation of the present tax strue -iP arty regulars, ture and recognize the financial straits the state is in. Neither of the parties specifically en- approved j er and to labor. Both platforms j form states. laced with expressions such as: "The Democratic party takes pride . . .," "We are proud . . .," and "We point with pride The Democrats offer the voters four more years of the last eight years They are running on their performance. "We shall continue to strive ... for a society which provides economic and social opportunity for every citizen." their plat- The Republicans approved theirs last Friday in a quiet session, without hoopla, where dorses a state income tax but ! Richard B. Ogilvie, Ihe party's call for more state aid to educa- j The Republicans charge (he tion. with the GOP supporting a democrats, without naming decrease in the money going to them, "with tailor-made prom- school operations from local isp s for every class ... for ev- property taxes. : ery creed . . .for every color." The Democrats call for legis-!™ e democrats have failed, the lation requiring mandatory tests ^ pub i IC ?"? n il ay ' and th<? ^ for persons arrested while driv- of 1 bn « s ar <- alarmed." ing under the influence of alco- T ^ ^ h , ave los " P«*»«"« hoi. The Republicans Included'™* ^SJ^ " ' ^ NOTICE OF NAMES OR PERSONS APPEARING TO BE OWNERS OF ABANDONED PROPERTY Pursuant to Paragraph 112, Chapter 141, Illinois Revised Statutes, 1961, notice is hereby given that the persons listed below appear to be the owners of abandoned property. (This property does not pertain to Real Estate). Information concerning the amount or description of the property and the name and address of the Holder may be obtained by any person possessing and interest in the property, by writing to the Director, Department of Financial Institutions, Abandoned Property Division, Roo m 121, Capitol Building, Springfield, Illinois giving the name, number and address, as shown in this notice. Unless proof of claim is presented to the Holder and the Owner's right to receive the property is established within 65 days from the date of the last published notice the abandoned property will be placed in the custody of the Director of the Department of Financial Institutions, not later than 85 days after such publication date; and all further claims must thereafter be directed to the Director, Department of Financial Institutions, Springfield, Illinois. In the addresses shown below, the City, of Mt. Vernon and the State of Illinois are intended, unless otherwise stated. Do not telephone, but write. SAM KEYS, Director Department of Financial Institutions Kabat, Marian or Kabat, Anna Scheller, HI. no plank on highway safety. The Democrats call for stricter gun control legislation—making it; mandatory the weapon, not only the owner, be regis- | tered. The Republican platform makes no mention of gun control legislation, but under an anticrime plank calls for mandatory jail sentences for persons convicted of crimes involving the use of firearms. Both parties support improved highways and transportation. The Republicans are form platitudes." the GOP platform states. Marked differences in the platforms are in anti - crime planks adopted by both. The democrats' plank on crime is vague and defensive. "We call to public attention the many bills in recent years sponsored by democrats and signed into law by democratic governors which show our continuing opposition to crime and its ugly consequences," the plank states. The only specific specific, calling for the con- 1 P™P«»1 * an expansion of the BELLE RIVE Mr. art! Mrs. Arthur Kern and son Jeffrey gave a surprise birthday dinner for her mother. Mrs. Arizzila Housewotih MI Sunday. Those attending WIMP Mr, and Mrs. Hcrc'iol Hoiise- worth, Mr. au:l IWys. Luther Winkle. Mr. a:id M;s. Robert Kern and daughter Robin, all of Mf. Vernon, also Miv I sir- dine Hdiiscwoiih. Linda ami Bradley and little Mike Rich and Mr. and Mrs. Charles Winn. Mrs. Sue- ponenski and luilo son Timothy of Wr.odiawn spent Wednesday with her grandmother Mrs. Nina Lancaster and Mrs. Ruth Campbell Bob Stull Sr. oi Scott Field visited Saturday with his mother - in- law Mrs. Rosa Shaw. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Carlton and Tren:i oi Oeff spent Sunday with his lister Mrs. Madge Marlow. Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Teal attneded the wedding of Lawrence Schilling and Miss Judy Wilson at. te Catholic Church in Dahlgren Thursday Lawrence is a nephew of Vernon Teai. Mrs. Laura Shelton of Mt. Veron '"s spending a lew days with Mr. arid Mrs. Marion Cupps. Sunday visitors wnv Mrs. Leo Jones of Carlyle, Mrs. Norman Jones f«f Mt. Vernon, Mrs. Pearl Triggs Mrs. Alma Lam kip and Mss Knthy Capps Mrs. Lcis Ripplinget anct dan- glier Sharon of Dahlgren visited Sunday with friends. Sharon enjoyed a Dony ride Mr. ar .d Mrs. Bonnie Steel and three daughters of Mc- Lean9boro spent Sunday with his mother Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Page and famih. Mrs. Vernon Teal spent Tuesday in St. Louis on business. Mr, and Mrs. Melvin Oathout were business vs.ito;s in Mt. Vernon Friday afternoon. Dean Robertson left for S.I.U. Carbondale for nine 1 > ng months. Elyn Cox and Levi and Mar- i ion Capps spent Moriday at Barkley Lake. They lepoited | ihey cauplit a lot of fish. ' Mr. .inr' Mrs. Frank Allen cf Kast St. Louis Sunday with his si«ter Mr. and Mrs. Jim Camp- 1 oil Miss Inn Witters iirvl Mrs. Golclio M:>sgrovc ot ' Alton spent Sunday 'afternoon \v i I h ihoir couv.in Mi. and Mrs. Homer Rolvrtson unci family. Klinkrr returned horn'' S.m.!a\ -liter in extended \isii with hoi- daughter. Mrs. Piho! Lukeherst and Mrs. Tholma Whitlow and family. A surprise Minister will speak at the Christian Church Sunday at 7-3f. p.m. Public is invited to attend September 29, 19GS. W.C.T.H. met at the Chris- lian Cnurch Thursday afternoon with their monthly meeting. ' \\'« :ir: sun proud of our good rait, that wo received this afternoon ami loniph.. Oram Winkler of Paducah, Ky.. 5 per I M-nday with his mother Mrs. Nina Winkler. Ruby Winn. Cor. The pyramids of Egypt is the only one of the Seven Wonders nf the Ancient VVorid still in existence. v struction of two intra-sfate highways — one of them part of an interstate thoroughfare from Chicago to Kansas City vi Quincy; the other, a north-south expressway from Roclcford to Cairo. state police force. In a related plan, guarantee' ing protection of individual rights under equal protection of the law, the democrats say: "We pledge our every effort to secure for all our people safe 1y from the assaults of crimin- The GOP also pledges itself to alg and me harrassment of ex- ™itP rfwplnnmpnt nf c ' 1 trerne j sts ... We Shall Support promote development of a "major commercial airport" in the East St. Louis-Belleville-Alton area. The democrats pledge aid to the consumer, the small businessman and call for the lowering of the voting age. Both parties support increased local aotonomy. 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Specific GOP proposals to ! fight crime include: —The already mentioned leg[ islation requiring mandatory j jail sentences for those convict- 1 ed of crimes involving the use 1 of firearms. —Passage of legislation holding parents responsible in tort for damages to property caused by their minor children. —A study to determine if there is a need for additional anticrime legislation. —The establishment of a full- time, "professionally trained, nonpolitical" pardon and parole boai'd. —Stale sponsored training academies for all law enforcement officials. Both platforms contain general planks pledging to support legislation to guarantee "equal opportunity" for all. On busing, the Democrats say: "We urge continuation of the program of equal treatment for all children in Illinois with regard to transportation to and from school." The Republicans are more specific. 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