Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois on December 24, 1968 · Page 16
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Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois · Page 16

Mt Vernon, Illinois
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Tuesday, December 24, 1968
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4-B THE REGISTER-NEWS — MT. VERNON. ILLINOIS TUESDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1968 TAKES A REST The Australians say lhat a dingo will hunt kangaroos for his master for just about ei?hi hours. When that period has elapsed, the dingo just lio« down to rest. Kncland exports 20 varieties il pedigreed ratilr. sheep, pigs ;mri farm horses for breeding purposes. THE OTHER WAY With a charming ;iir of romance and pleasant sentimentality, the company were dis cussing how each marriec 1 -ouple among them first met. "And where did you firsl meet your wife?" the little man in the corner was asked. "Gentlemen, I did not mee* her." he replied solemnly, "she overtook me." S FOR AMERICANS YYULftfU Christmas... and the world is aglow with the spirit of good will! May you share in all the joys of this wonderful season and have a truly memorable happy holiday. Dorothy Snafer Odell Bain Louise Price DON SHAFCR Dennis Shafer Madge Karnowski Gwen McKenzie / SHOEJTORE R ; North Side Square — Mt. Vernon, Quick Quiz Q — What is the minimum age for membership in the U.S. Congress ? A — In the House of Representatives 25 years; in the Senate, 30 years. Q — Do elephants drink through their trunks? A — No, but they do suck water up into their trunks and then squirt it into their mouths. Q — How many states in the Union observe June 14, Flag Day, as a legal holiday? A — Only one — Pennsylvania. Q — Does an amendment to the Constitution have to be signed by the President? A—No. Q — Is any breed of dog naturally tailless? A — The schioperke poodle is the only such breed. No trace of a tail occurs in the typical schipperke when born. INDIA'S PRIME MINISTER Indira Gandhi spends a tew moments with her two golden retriever pets. The woman prime minister recently celebrated her 51st birthday. CALL BOB SHAW With Jamison Real Estate For All Your Real Estate Needs. Telephones Office 343 0372 Home 344-3766 SECOND FLOOR PLAN THE MAIN PART of this Colonial is a stud} in s\mifietry. with the entranceporch in the exact center. The attached garage wing has a columned portico across its front and is typical of wings that were added onto homes of early America. The large living room has a bow window to the floor: its location eliminates its use as a traffic area. The "Early American" room has a fireplace and access to the terrace. The fireplace, barbecue and furnace flue are incorporated into the same chimney. The kitchen has an abundance of counter space, large, well-lighted table area and adjacent laundry and lavaton facilities. The second floor has four bedrooms, with a minimum of hall space. Extra large closets include a five-foot-wide linen closet. Architect for HA579Y is Herman York. 90-04 161 St.. Jamaica. N.Y. 11432. First- fioor has 1.188 feet and the .second floor 977 square feet. WANTED REAL ESTATE LISTINGS We have Doyen for ?onr home at a (air price. Call Us Dial 242-0251 WILLIAMS & RICHARDSON Realtors 315 S. lOt* We Wish You A g Merry Christmas |j and A Happy g New Year ^ | SEASON'S GREETINGS from the Office of TTne Jefferson $ $ County Superintendent of Schools. (Home of Project IS S Uplift.) § g OGIE ELLIS and STAFF , S 5> zsi 7- 3 iss; gas &&&&->. Ks^iSSF-'ifflf&tfiga; HUMOR CHILD PSYCHOLOGIST Tvvo small boys, aged 7 and 2,, were waiting in line at an ice; cream stand. The little brother J was announcing loudly> "I want 1 vanilla. I want vanilla." The supply of vanilla had: given out. Interested parent.' : stood by to see how the 7-year- oW would handle such a crisis. | Without flinching, he ordered ] two strawberry cones and hand- [ ed one to his little brother, j "Here you are." he said briskly. "Pink vanilla." . YOU Can Avail Yourself of the Services Offered by This Agency. Our Many Years of Experience Are Yours For A Call. VIRGIL T. BAILEY, INC. t. f- C I fe I St i & % s * V, & & YOUR ACE GROCERS Q — What is the name of the ! particles that become meteors? ; A — The. stony or metallic j particles are called meteoriods.! Meteorites are meteoroids which have landed upon the earth. * * 3i» Q — Which was the first j state in the Union to abolish! the death penalty? A — Michigan enacted a law j in 1846, effective in 1847, 1 abolishing the death penalty, j ; The gallows were retained for I treason against the state. * * # { Q — What substance has tht lowest boiling point? A — Helium. At only about ; 2 degrees above absolute zerr j this light, inert element turns ! from liquid to gas. Q — What special name is given to people bom within i sound of the bells of the church of St. Mary-le-Bow in London ? A — Cockneys. « * Q What are the so-called graphic arts? A - Printing, engraving, ' photography and bookmaking. * * # Q - Who was the only U.S. president to serve two nonconsecutive terms? A — Grover Cleveland. Sheldon's Grocery Cravat, Illinois Earl Jones & Sons Sims, Illinois 8 8 Ross Wimberly Divide. Illinois Bennett- & Bennett Bonnie, Illinois Leonard Henson Kecnes, Illinois Mount Grocery Kelt, Illinois Rockerr's Market 417 Perkins Rowe's Self Service WaltonviUe & Nason Rds. Hopkin's Market 817 OasUeton Ervin Greene General #Ierchandise Kabor's Grocery Scheller, Illinois Hutchison's Farm Mkt. Rt. 5. Mt. Vernon W. H. Hottensen Opdyke, Illinois Grigg's Fine Foods 1020 Main Ellis Grocery Harmony, Illinois Dare Grocery Camp Ground Roger's Grocery 422 S. 17th Street Andy Stevens WaltonviUe, Illinois R. M. Flanagan McLeansboro, Illinois 8 Frank Hargis | Frisco, Illinois -A Richardson's Grocery n Belle Rive, Illinois ' w B & B Grocery 407 South 27th Sandusky's Grocery 1016 Tolle Road Prince's Market 800 Main Duke's Grocery Brubaker, 111. Leonard Wilson Shields, Illinois Bray Grocery Bluford, Illinois Knox Grocery Woodlnwn, Illinois W. G. Mooney Boyd, Illinois ft 8 8 8 I I 8. 8 8 8 3 8 I I 8 8 r: I 8 CALL CHARLES CARPENTER FOR PROMPT ATTENTION TO YOUR REAL ESTATE NEEDS Wanted Listing* BURKETT REALTY Office 212-3860 Home 244 0188 JOE MARTIN INSURANCE AGENCY Service I* Th« Keynote of Our Business 1110 Main Offlre Phone 244-2800 Ante Home Fire Bt»!n «M SPACIOUS RANCH HOME. Wonderful west side location close to new West Salem school; 7 room all modern brick ranch, large carpeted living room and dining room, stone (•'replace, 3 big bedrooms, 2 ceramic tiled baths, huge panelled family room, air conditioners, nice kitchen with many built ins, new garbage disposal, utility room, gas heat; double garage, patio with a tremendous well landscaped lot. Priced to sell. FAMILY RANCH HOME. West side location. Large carpeted living room, big kitchen with nice built in cali- Inels, built in bath. 8 bedrooms, hardwood floors, spacious family room; corner lot, carport. This one is priced to sell. Shown by appointment only. Only $13,000.00. NEW LISTING—4 bedrooms, large living room, dining room, big kitchen IAAI •* indance of built in cabinets, built in l)!,t NIJl_|J *' stoker heat; doub!e garage, storm windi I( j y jf a |j school district. 1103 N. 11 th street—4 room all modern ranch home. Hardwood floors, built in cubinets, built in bath, oil heat. Immediate possession. NEW RANCH WITH BASEMENT. Lovely 3 bedroom ranch home. Large living room and dining room carpeted, 1 12 baths, hardwood floors, built in cabinets, garbage disposal, basement, gas heat, central air, double carport, nice storage area; large lot. West Side- location. IMMEDIATE POSSESSION. Newly decorated 3 bedroom ranch home, north side location; new w/w carpeting, built in cabinets, large kitchen, built in bath, oar- port, oil heat, utility room. Priced to sell. NEW LISTING. This one has everything. Lovely colonial, west side location; spacious carpeted living room and dining room, % ceramic tiled baths with nice built ins, 3 bedrooms, big basement with a large family room fireplace and bath; also, room suitable for 4th bedroom, garage, gas hot water heat; large lot. S'town by appointment only. RANCH HOME. West side location. Spacious 5 room large living room, 'AMI Jfk lome. Hardwood floors, with fireplace, carp XIII II built In cabinets, built room efficiency all wv * lB * heat; full lot— 3806 W. .Main street. NORTH SIDE LOCATION—4 bedrooms, living room, dining room, big kitchen *A| •% built ins, family room in cabinets, built '"NllLU room and dining room, basement, new gas ^ furnace; double garage. Corner lot. I'mler #20,000.00. 3 ACRES—:j bedroom modern home, large living room 5*6x555, kitchen, built in cabinets, furnace; double garage. I-ocated east of Mt. Vernon close in. Full basement with, fireplace. 15 ACRES—5 room modern home; basement, stoker heat, barn, other outbuildings; also lake. Located north of Ml. Vernon. Priced to sell. WANTED: LISTINGS. WE HAVE BUYERS WAITING. VIRGIL T. BAILEY, Inc. FHA Loans and CM loans Available We will make you a CASH OFFf R for your Homo 01 farm "FREE PARKING FOR OUR CUSTOMERS" Tenth and Harrison — Phono 242-4380 WE GET THE JOB DONE! LIST YOUR PROPERTY WITH US- Fine 7 room briek, new w/w carpets, cozy built In kitchen, dinette, 3 nice bedrooms, ample closet space, full basement with playroom, oil heat, 2 baths; attached garage, storm windows Ia;rge lot— No. 3 Rnshton Drive. Charming 7 room ranch, brick and frame; nice w/w carpets, large living room, dining room, lovely built in kitchen, 3 bedrooms, exlra nice paneled family room, 1 ]/ 2 baths, utility room, gas heat, central air, siorm windows; 2-car carport, storage, nice lot. 608 Pear street. See this one! Lovely 7 room ranch, brick and frame; w/w carpets, intercom system, long living room, ceramic family room Willi fancy bar, oil heat; patio. 3113 Apple street. Only $18,250.00. Immediate possession. Choice location—well constructed 6 room brick. Huge living room, fireplace, w/w carpets, 2 lovely baths, built in kitchen, large bedrooms, gas hot water heat, tiled porch, garage; nice back yard. 1909 Richview ltd. Spacious 7 room ranch; «/w carpets, large built in kitchen and dining soacc, playroom, 2 ceramic tiled baths, 3 bedrooms, utility, oil heat, patio. 2811 Cherry. Only .$16,500. Cozy 6 room brick stucco. Carpeted liing room, lovely built in kitchen ar AA1 W% bedrooms, utility room, o'l heat, carnort. s?» ap ' " ice lots. 421 Marteeny. Priced to sell. Very livable 6 rooms. Carpeted living room, dining room, kitchen cabinets, hath, 3 bedrooms, basement, gas heat; 3-ear garage. 513 south 18th. Only $10,300. Very attractive .4 rooms; new w/w carpets, nice built In kitchen and haih, full basement, gas heat; carport. 2814 Maniien. Family home— 'I story 6 rooms; large kitchen and bath, long living room, AAI f* is, basement, oil heat, patio, garage. Ill i Dfcf", .'l Ureel. Priced for quick sale. Extra nice 4 rooms, hardwood floors, nice built in kitc'icn and bath, utility room, gns heat. 2819 Mannen. 88,000. Out-A-Way—Fine 5 room stone and frame ranch. Huge carpeted living roon AAI || Kitchen and bath, 3 nice bedrooms, utility roiNIII II ; garage, storage building. No. 24 Norma v Near hospitals^— Lovely 4 rooms. Lnrge carpeted living room, hardwood floors, spacious built in kitchen, hath, 2 bedrooms, fireplace, utility room, gas heat; garage. 89,500.. Good construction—attractive 4 rooms. Carpeted living room, beautiful built in kitchen and bath, fine basement, gas heat, attached garage; approximately one ace lot. 713 Airport Road. Outstanding 4 rooms. Carpeted living room, fireplace, built in kitchen and bath, utility, oil heat; garage—1113 II. OKI. t .< I south 24th street. We Need Your Listing MORTGAGE MONEY IS AVAILABLE SfcE US FOR ONE OF THE LARGEST SELECTIONS OF REAL ESTATE IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS SEE A. HAROLD LOGAN G. WILLIAMS & RICHARDSON Broker Salesman 315 S. 10th LCLAND ELLIOTT, Salesman JOHN H. CROSS, Salesman 242-025! 242-0252 7

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