Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on June 5, 1952 · Page 20
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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 20

Alton, Illinois
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Thursday, June 5, 1952
Page 20
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ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH THURSDAY, Jtmi »»l«f fffrtr Alton Lake Rormin' INt Country U> BRAND »«lnilldinf A Boat ty Often repeals itself. Many years ago, there was a boat Ihop south of the old union depot 'that bllllf small craft. Today, I sportsman Is rebuilding a speedboat in an empty room in the union depot. » A fisheWnafi related that while he was fishing on Scotch Jimmy Island, last summer, he saw a, 'woman, hook a large fish and shout for her husband to help. The Husband pulled the fish near shore .where he saw it was a carp. He Immediately dropped the line and 'refused to land the fish. The wife grabbed the line, pulled it over her shoulder, and ran up the bank, beaching the fish. It was a 12- pound carp. ; Herman Wilkenlng says that although it is more fun to fish with a.-pole and line, more and bigger fish are caught with a fish (trap) basket. " Alton Lake The good fishing in Kentucky lake, partly in Kentucky and Tennessee, |B being promoted with an advertising campaign. We believe that Alton lake and its nearby waters offer good fishing, too. The fishing reports that have been published in this column about this area have shown there are many varieties Of fish in great numbers and large sizes being caught. A racing contestant took his motorboat out on Alton lake to "wind Up" the motor, but the motor <'wound down" instead. The motor went dead and he had to paddle back to shore. Dangerous Waves Many fishermen who fish from small rowboats are complaining about the pilots of speedboats who fail to slow down their craft when passing. The waves caused by the fast boats nearly swamp or capsize the smaller cralt. ; A sportsman reported many fish- Ing craft anchored in Piasa creek, last weekend, and the numerous speedboats gave the fishermen a rough time. The. sportsman saw a fisherman, who was sitting in the bow of his small craft, thrown into the water when the waves from a passing speedboat rocked his craft. Dunker Club Candidates This sportsman saw two other persons fall into the water the same day. A man was helping a • woman to step into a rowboat. The woman lost her balance and fell into the water, pulling the man in also. Good Fishing Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Clyde recently fished near Marquette park where they caught many bluegill. They saw two other fishermen, who were using minnows and artificial flies for boat, catch a half of a potato sack full of fish. Read Telegraph Want Ads NOW! *189 MODERN LIVING-ROOM COMPLETE MODERN 8-PIECE OUTFIT! 'LEE SHOPS: _ SEERSUCKER SHORTIE PJ's MiJ to tKe point for Mmmer. Banner GuTj j- ihorlie pa jama Itt. Of wooocrful cotton plLue. no ironing. Elastic on jacket assures perfect W- In Irofty JhaJcj of pint •mj UtW wi>!» contrwtinj MONTH after down payment f >i<,j ~ SAVE $40.00 BY BUYING THE 8-PIECE GROUP! YOUR CHOICE OF CHAIRS! EASY TERMS HERE'S ^VHAT YOU GET: Beautiful sofa that opens into innerspring bed for two, choice of matching lounge chair or large barrel-back chair, 2 mahogany-finished end tables and matching cocktail table, 2 china-base table lamps and a loop rug with non-skid back. Trade in your old living room suite and SAVE EVEN MORE. 200 MILES FREE DELIVERY ALWAYS EASY TERMS 200 MILES FREE DELIVERY W !>..* *S Ji mr, V *i * II 199.95 COMPLETE 57-PIECE KITCHEN OUTFIT Here's what you get: • 5-piece dinette set with plastic-top table and 4 chrome chairs • apartment size gas range with full-size oven • oversink cabinets • 9x12 felt-base rug • 32-piece dinnerware set • 16-piece tableware set • pair of cottage curtains. 139 7.50 Month 189.95 COMPLETE 12-PIECE BEDROOM HERE'S WHAT YOU GET! • full-sized bed, chest and dresser • innerspring mattress • fine coil spring • pair of pillows • chenille bedspread • boudoir chair • pair of boudoir lamps • cotton loop rug with non-skid back. 129 7.00 Month SAVE $ 32! 8-PIECE PLASTIC STUDIO OUTFIT! AT BIEDERMANS BUDGET-PAMPERING LOW PRICE! regular 119.95 value! OPEN FRIDAY NIGHT UNTIL 9 4.50 MONTH Here's a whopping big value that popped into sight just in timt to solve your sleeping room shortage—it's almost like having an extra bedroom in your home with this complete 8-piece studio outfit in your living room. You get 9 big chrome-arm plastic upholstered studio that opens intp a full-size innerspring bed. plastic upholstered pull-up chair, cocktail table and 2 matching end tables, 2 china-base table lamps, and loop rug with non-skid back. lloitH'1'urnisln'i'x >///< r ttitid 200 MILES FREE DELIVERY BROADWAY and PIASA

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