Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on March 27, 1952 · Page 44
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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 44

Alton, Illinois
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Thursday, March 27, 1952
Page 44
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f AGE ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH tHURSDAY, MARCH VI, 1952 , , I i n i --Music Study Great Builder Of Character NEW YORK — (NfcA) - Ono of the greatest chnrncfrr nnd person- allly builder*, In 1hp opinion of Florence Mercur, nolorl conceit plnnlst, in the study of musir, "If 1 could only spcnk to nil inn parents In America personally'' gays Mis* Mercur, "I would try to explain how much mimic moans In the lives of their children." Music study develops responsibility powers of concent ration, memory and self-confidenre, slu- thinks, Tn nddilion, it Is n tinliiml millet for emoiionnl slrnins ntid strr'sses. "The plnno IK the foundation fur ;ill other inslnmienM." Ml.ts MCI- fiir explnlns. "If your rhild .'!(•• rides in Inter yenr.H to be n .sinper or to plfiy the trumpet, he or she will l>e «ell-prepnred." An imporlnnt eonsidonilion for (Ktreiils, fKK-e they de< Ide In £Jw (heir rhild pinno lessons, is tintype of t/wher to pick. Very ofteit they feel Ihnn nn Inexpensive lein-her iv hest, sitire they're not sure the child hit* ;tny definite Inlenl or miixirnl lenflerifir-s. This is terribly wiorii;, siiys Klorenrio Merc.ur. Mirny so-mlleif| letichers Imve nrtunlly destroyed Iftlent hecmise they did not employ the right methods. Before you iillow n (curlier to slnrt. working with your youni-',- sler, do a hit of InvesliKnlinR about | her hnekKrniinrl. F'ind out where i she hn* studied, . j If is nlso irnporliint for you to! know whnl she Ivis tieronijillshwl! In the miisirnl field, It is v.'l - \ ', simple for n womnn to study mu sin for tvvo or three yejirs nnd th^n cnll herself n teacher, snys Mi«.s Mercur 1 . If she hn« n ROTK! hnckKrotind. she is n wise selection, no rrmlter whnl she chnrKes. Impress npf>n the lencher you do choose thiit. you w;inl yom child to hnve n thoiT)ii[;h ground iri(? In the clMHNir-s. Theory iino" luirmony lire filso vitnl to bn/ic tifimlru!. fJncr- your younRSler i ; ( well ver.sefl in Udcl) find lleelhuven, hei ciipacily for letirniriK will iriereiisr Iwo-fold. f'opulur riiii«ic eim come Idler, iierordlnj! to Miss Mercur Once the teiioher st;irls the les sons show your confidence hy giving her complete authority. Ne»ei slay in the room during the session, advises Miss Mercur. Never question the leactu'i 's method:- ll's » J;O«K| idea to Rive Ihf trachei and pupil at least a year to «ei user! to each other, to allow th-'ir personalities to blend. If you are vrmdeririR about ll.e best age to .start your boy or uirl, Miss Mercur recommends six or seven. "Children at this afce don't have too many outside interests." she says. This offers them a Rood six or seven years for developing Then, they will be so Indoctrinated In music, they will want If continue of their own free will." But, the famous pianist iroes on to explain, you cannot expect a yoiiru; child to want to pad ice You must face the fact that she would much rather be out playini? with her friends. What you should do !« budget' the youngster's time so that she: has a full day, without trio much concentration on any one thing. ; For instance, when your child comes home from school, von shouldn't expect, her to sit down and start to practice immediate!}'.; Miss Mercur suggests you allow a j half-hour play period and then* a i half-hour practice period. This should he followed hy some, other activity, until about one nndi a half hours of have been; accomplished. The child's mind is open only for tho first half of the practice period. If you force her to KO on and fin, nothing will bo accomplished. A [larti'-illarly grxid time for the child to K'' 1 |n some pr..c- lice, according to Miss Mercur. is in I tie morning, before she goes to school. I Parent* shouldn't expect too much from their children, eithei she says. All youngsters cannr:- develop into concert pianists. Bu; a sound education In music will add richness and beauty to n child's life. 3 WAYS TO GET A Whales, seals and sharks can' carry out migratory voyages corn-1 parable in speed and distance to those of steamships. Rend tel««r«ph Want Ada Always look For x , RIVAL , DOG IOOD LOAN 1. PhonC First . . , «nd m«ki *|N poinim«nt for f«»t 1-vUit lean. Writ* ... for application. Fill out ind mull or hring In. C«lh promptly upon »pprov«l. 3. Com««YESMAN«({«f. It'* "Y«5" to 4 6ut of S Don't borrow unnecessarily, but if t loan is the right answer, phone, write, or come in. Employed men and wom« en—married or jingle—are welcome. llgnotur*, Furnltur*, er Cor FINANCE CO* Ind H. • (Ov«r Sally Ann Shop) 301 B(U( ST., AITOM, III. fhon. : 7-92«1 • K.nn.lh A. Kloot, YtS.MANog.r OPEN SAlUKDArS * WEDNESDAYS UNTIl 1 f.M. Uoni mtdi I. r«iid«nli «l all mito»ndinj l««ni UNCLE DICK SLACK'S ALTON STORE - Known From Coast to Coast! SENSATIONAL SAVINGS J5L JOLLY IRISHMAN'S I I I BH^HBMBBHBiHHaBBi^HH^^BBi^^^^Bil^^^^^^^^^^'^^^^^BHB^^^^^W^aBWBWI^WBPII^^^^^^BBB^a^^^^WHHBP^^^^WBHHHIiBBIH SAVE UP TO STUDIO COUCHES! $ 79.50 Value Sale Price . . . $39.50 $ 89.00 Value 2-Pe. Chrome Arm . $49.50 $ 99.50 Value Upholstered Arm . $59.00 $119.00 Value Plastic Arm Comb. $69.50 $129.00 Value 2-Piece Velour . . $79.50 $149.50 Value 2-Piece . . . . $88.00 RUGS - CARPETING! $ 59.00 9x12 Broadloom Type . $29.95 $ 79.50 9x12 Wool Face Rug . $38.00 $ 89.00 9x12 $46.95 $ 99.00 Value 9x12 Rugs . . . $56.96 $118.00 9x12 Rugs ...... $68.00 DINING ROOM SUITES! $139 5-Pc. Mod. Lim. Oak Dinette Set $57.88 $ 99 5-Pc. Bleached Mah. Dinette Set $59.95 $295 7-Pc. Nat. Maple Jr. Dinette Suite $159 $325 9-Pc. Mod. Wai. Veneer Din. Suite $188 $289 9-Pc. Mod. Wai. Veneer Din. Suite $198 $350 7-Pc. Blond Mah. Jr. Din. Rm. S'te $199 Platform Rockers-Chairs! $14.95 Pull-Up Chair or Rocker . $ 9.95 $19.95 Pull-Up Chair or Rocker . $12.95 $34.50 Platform Rocker .... $19.75 549.50 Platform Rockers . . . $29.50 549.50 LoUnge Chair $29.75 $69.50 Lounge Chair ..... $39.50 BREAKFAST SETS! $ 59.00 Porcelain Chrome 5-Piece $ 32.95 $ 89.50 Porcelain Chrome 5-Piece $ 58.00 $105.00 Porcelain Chrome 5-Piece $ 72.50 $125.00 Formica Top Dinette Set $ 87.50 $179.00 Formica Top Dinette Set $136.00 §200.00 Formica Top Year End Set $147.50 BEDS AND BEDDING! $14.95 Metal Beds ...... $19.95 Wood Beds $29.50 Box Spring Mattrtss .. . 539.50 Innmpring Mattr«*t .' . $59.50 lnn«rspring Mattress . . $79.00 Sofa Bed, Upholstered Arms $39.00 Maple or Birch Youth Beds . $ 7.95 $12.95 $14.95 $24.50 $39.50 $49,00 $31.75 Sectional Sofas Reduced f 149,00 2-Pc. Sofas $ 89,00 $249,00 3-Pc, Sofas $159,00 $ff| 2-Pc, Sofii $129,00 3.Pc. Sofas $195.00 FREE DELIVERY UP TO 200 MILES KITCHEN CABINETS $49.50 Value SQ450 34 All white enamel finish. Porcelain Top. OPEN AN ACCOUNT & Use Your Credit METAL ROLL-AWAY BEDS $19.95 Value $095 9 Perfect for Unexpected Guests SPECIAL The Jolly Irishman's Alton Store Is Representative For ARMSTRONG GOLD SEAL PABCO And Other Nationally Known Brands 9x12 FELT- BASE RUGS $8.95 Value -XI, \ -'• Choice of colors and patter/is. 1 to a customer. None sold to dealers. REMEMBER , FOLKS YOU PAY NO INTEREST OR FINANCE CHARGE Of Any Kind ON TELEVISION SETS, ELECTRIC Refrigerators, WASHING MACHINES, ANYTHING! It's Just Like Extra Money in your Pocket BEDROOM SUITES! $139 3-Pc Wai. Finish Wardrobe Suite $ 88 $189 3-Pc. Colonial Styli Mapli Bdrm. Suite $ 98 $195 3-Pc. Mod. Prima Vera Bdrm. S'te $119 $239 3-Pc. Mod. Mah. Finish Suite . $129 $249 3-Pc. Modern Maple Suite . . $148 $298 3-Pc. Bleached Mah. Bdrm Suite $168 $295 4-Pc. Modern Walnut Veneer Bedroom Suite $188 $295 3-Pc. Toasted Mahogany Suite . $198 $349 3-Pc. Modern Walnut Veneer Bedroom Suite ...... $219 $450 4-Pc. Mahogany Period Style Bedroom Suite $249 LIVING ROOM SUITES! $195 2-Pc. Mod. Rose Needletex Suite $ 89 $225 2-Pc. Grey Tapestry Liv. Rm. Suite $ 99 $245 2-Pc. Ultra-Modern Grey Loom- point Suite $129 $279 2-Pc. Fine Modern Beige Needle- tex Suite $149 $289 2-Pc. Fine Modern Blue Loom- point Suite ..... ... $179 $258 2-Pc. Modern Needletex Suite . $198 $319 2-Pc. Modern Turquoise Needle- tex Suite S18g GAS RANGE BUYS! r r v *rrtrrrvrrrfirrrrf'irri'fftrirrr /»fif»»r**^'^*A^»>> S 100 TRADE IN ALLOWANCE ONNET w HE 11 CU. FT. CROSLEY SHELVADOR TABLES END TABLES LAMP TABLES COCKTAIL TABLES Priced From $795 • A $ 99.50 Apartment Gas Range $149.00 Table Top Gas Range $169.00 Table Top Gas Range $189.00 Table Top Gas Range $199.00 Table Top Gas Range $249.00 Table Top Gas Range $ 59.50 $ 99.50 $119.50 $139.50 $149.00 ,$179.00 Regular Price Less Trade-In $ 369°° OO 00 • Full Width 1'reezt-r f Transparent CrUpert Klcrtrosaver t'nit 9 Butler Sate • Giant Sited Holder PLUS NO INTEREST or FINANCE CHARGE %„*»? 269 FREE GIFT WITH EVERY FURNITURE PURCHASE OF $25.00, OR MORE! $ 60 TRADE-IN ALLOWANCE ON YOUR OLD GAS RANGE ON THE BEAUTIFUL EFFICIENT GAS RANGE Regular SOJOTB Price "* Lets Trade-In $ 183' 5 You Pay Only Complete with all tht ft«- fgres that hqve madt Magic Chef so popular: SW'N^ OUT BROILER • BAKING OVEN • UTILITY ORAW6R • UPPER STORA6I COM. PARTMINT • U6HT ANp TIMIR.'ANOTHI FAMOUS RID WHIEl DIAL. i«'«]«»* divided top and beautiful modtrn OPEN EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT TIL 9 P. M. 1 FfMfMlfR FOLKS! YOU PAY NO INTEREST OR FINANCE CHARGE ON THIS MAGIC CHEF RANGE. THAT'S ANOTHER SAVING OF $22.081 ITS JUST UKE EXTRA MONEY IN YOUR POCKET ,,. AN OFFiR HARP TO IEATI 203 WEST THIRD ST. ALTON, ILLINOIS

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