Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on June 2, 1952 · Page 3
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MONDAY, JUNE 2, 1952 ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH FAOBTHRB1 F. W, Soliday at Standard 40 Years During May, four employes were honored by the Wood River refinery of Standard Oil Co. for continuous service records totalling 130 years. Three employes with 30 years of service received emblems in recognition o f service and one employe was .cited for 40 years of service. Ffinton W. SolUlny Fenton W. Sol- Id a y completed 40 years service on May 5, 1952. F. W. Solldny lie is the second Wood River em ploye to complete 40 years service during 1952. For several years Soliday was employed in the pressure department of the light oils division. On Nov. 16, 1930, he was promoted to the position of experimental stills foreman. On Jan. 16, 1947, he was promoted to the position of night superintendent. Soliday is the third generation of his family to seek a career in some phase of the oil industry. His grandfather, Abraham Soliday, was with Col. Drake when Drake's group drilled the first oil well at Titusville, Pa., in 1859. Abraham Soliday also designed the first round oil tank. Fenton's fathar, William Soliday, was the eldest of seven brothers, all of them em- ployes of the oil industry. Prior to joining Standard Oil nt Wood River when the refinery was built in 1907, Fenton's father developed oil leases in West Virginia and Pennsylvania. He retired from Standard Oil in the early thirties. Mr. and Mrs. Soliday reside at 402 South Ninth street, Wood River. Arthur (ierl Arthur P. H. Gerl became a Standard em- ploye May 5, 1922, as a laborer in the boilermaker department. He has remained i n the boilermaker department to the present date and is now employed Arthtur Gerl as a machine operator. Mr. and Mrs. Gerl reside at 82 Marguerite avenue, Wood River. Edward Hnbcr Edward E. Huer was em'ploy- d on May 8, : 1922, as a laborer the carpenter [department. He [advanced through the various pro- I motional stages [and was made I a carpenter on 'Aug. 26, 1940. Edward Huber Mr. and Mrs. Huber reside at 519 Law ton avenue, Alton. Oscar Xeunaber Oscar F. Neunaber has continuous company service from May 22, 1922. After working in the labor department for a few months he transferred to the transportation department as a truck driver. He has been a first class mechanic in the transportation department s i n c e O. F. Neunaber Sept. 9, 1945. Mr. and Mrs. Neunaber reside in Bethalto. All-Over Tan Assured A Swedish chemist claims to have invented a bathing suit which will enable the wearer to get completely sun-tanned, Stockholm reports. The material is a plastic that lets through the long- wave ultra violet rays which give the tan, but stops the short-wave rays which cause sunburn. A 'GRADUATION HOP' sponsored by Lytfon s Alton store for graduates of area schools, at Godfrey Civic Center Wednesday night, was attended by a large group of graduating seniors. Music was furnished by Eph Green's orchestra.—Staff photo. $274,119 Paid ToPersonsUnder Social Security Checks for insurance payment? under Federal social security went to 7720 aged persons, children and their widowed mothers in Bond, Calhoun, Fayelte, Greene, Jersey and Madison Counties for December, 1951. In releasing these figures today, Edgar W. Lelien, manager of the Alton social security office, also said that these monthly payments under the old-age survivors insurance program amounted to $274,119 in this area. "Without these payments earned by workers under this contributory system, the ability of many people to pay for necessities would have been drastically curtailed or entirely ended," he said. More than one-third of all people over 65 in the United States who could not count on income from work for support, were getting social security insurance benefits. About 5799 persons over age 65 in the six counties were receiving these payments. It was pointed out that this Federal program is affording substantial survivor insurance protection. n 'UR services are available at whatever price the family wishes to pay. The price is determined by the selection made in our display rooms where complete prices are marked in plain figures. • LTOB . »•« VOOOIIMWI THIS WEEK ONLY FRIENDSHIP WEEK IB and 30 Denier, 51 Gauge Regular $1.35 $< .09 3 Pairs $3, 1 5 U Denier. 60 Gauge, No Twist Regular $1.50 .19 $4 .IS Ji 3 Pairs $3,45 15 Denier, 60 Gauge 40 Turns — Also Regular $1.65 and $1.S5 $1*33 X 3 Pairs $3,85 NYLON HOSIERY SALE A Tradition For 29 Years. 10.S WE5T THIRD ST. Three out of every four mothers and young children in the nation are now assured of monthly payments if the insured breadwinner of the family dies. In this connection, monthly pay- menls totaling $56,723 are going to 1552 children, and 374 widowed mothers in the six-county area. "These monthly payments are making it possible to keep families together, and keep children in school, and, at the same time, lessening the drain on both public and private welfare funds," he declared. A blanket and gun were the only implements needed to claim land during the squatter period of California's history. Rice and other grains are being dried experimentally with dielectric heating, using radio frequency energy which penetrates each grain and turns into heat. FREEZER SUPPLIES PHONE 3-5213 JOE BRANDT HARDWARE 712 EAST BROADWAY Mobile X-Ray Unit To Make TB Tests Complrtr* Schedule to Be Listed Later The Madison County Tuberculosis Association has ronduric'! annual free chest x-ray surveys for industry and the general adult population since 1949. This annual case-finding program of the association is the most important activity for which the funds from the Christmas Sen! sale are used. It is through surveys such as these that unsuspected cases of tuberculosis can be found in Madison county, and steps taken to stop the spread of the disease. This year a mobile type x-ray unit will he brought into the county by the Tuberculosis Association. It is furnished by the National x- ray surveys, Orange, N. ,1. The x-ray cruiser (bus! will be parked In convenient locations In downtown areas of various towns. The time will be limited because of the schedule of the bus in other stales. The schedule will be printed in the newspapers of the county. All adults (over 15 years of age) are welcome to take the tests. The survey will be conducted from June 9 through June 14 and from June 30 through July 1!). Area Girl Scouts Plan Activities Forthcoming events for Girl Scouts of the Alton-Wood Hiver area were announced today by Miss Bernice Lundahl, field director. An area-wide board of directors meeting has been scheduled for today from 7:30 to 9 p. m., at the Alton YWCA. The Admiral boat excursion, although sponsored by the Girl Scouts, will be open to the public. It will be June 12, from 10 a.m. Evangelist CLYDE MARTIN REVIVAL PEOPLE'S BAPTIST CHURCH 2426 E. Broadway Evangelist Bill Beeny, Pastor JUNE 2 -14 Each Night 7:30 HEAR EVANGELIST CLYDE MARTIN Dynamic Gospel Evangelist SING WITH DEL MAYFIELD Songleader VISIT OUR CHURCH In the heart of the city with the city on its heart." to 4 p.m. Tickets fof the excursion are now on sale by Senior Girl Scouta and neighborhood program chairmen. Girls will board the Admiral at the Washington avenue pier in St. Louis. They may lake a picnic lunch or buy their lunch on the boat. Registrations for day camp and established camp are still being taken, Miss Lundahl reports. Day camp will be from June 16 through 27 at Herman's Hollow and established camp will be from June 24 through Aug. 2, at Camp Coon Hollow. BIBLE SCHOOL SUPPLIES FROM tttff WORD op Lin BOOK STORE 2«0fl State Stfeet—Ph», We have ft complete line cf Bible School Supplies In stock, Come by and visit our atorS *•* Open Mon.-Sat, 9 a. th>8 p. fli. Evangelist Bill Beefiy, Mgr, T«L«a«APH WAN* ABS "CLICK* YOUR. W. OWEN SHY ACENCY DELANO INS. ACENCY THE CIBERSON INS. ACCY. CROSSHEIM INS. ACENCY ASSURANCE llNSURANCE INSURE With till Follower Alton Association of Insurance Agents C. C. STEWART ACENCY WM. P. MORRISSEY & CO. CEO. ). THOMAS ACENCY CLOVER LEAF ACENCY FRED C. WEBER ACENCY CEO. H. SMILEY & CO. LUKEN ACENCY, INC. NOLL INS. ACENCY LEO POHLMAN ACENCY QUEEN INS. 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