Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois on January 6, 1969 · Page 9
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Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois · Page 9

Mt Vernon, Illinois
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Monday, January 6, 1969
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MONDAY, JANUARY 6, 1969 TUB JCBC«STJBR»NBW8 —- MT. VERNON. ILUNOtS 4—» Bridge lesson Top Players Are Decisive By Oswald and James Jacoby 3TOItm 6 • 8632 VK2 • K7 *Q10982 WEST EAST (D) V8763 VA31095 I • J1083 4Q654 1 •>AKJ5 +4 SOUTH *AM754 ••A92 + 763 East-West vulnerable West North East South IV 14 ! 4V 4^ Dble Pass i Bass Pass Opening lead—* EL Jim: "What do you think is the one factor that changes a great bridge player into a very great bridge player?" Oswald: "There are many factors but I believe the most important is the willingness to make a decision rather than to pass the buck to partner." Jim: "I don't suppose you mean that a really great player Will make all decisions for the partnership." Oswald: "Not, at all. You have heard me describe the play 6f deliberatley overtaking partner's trick and then not knowing what- to do next as the specialty of a certain great but definitely not very great player. Still, this man was a better partner than the Milquetoast who never took a stand of any sort." Jim: "Imagine that Sidney Lazard of New Orleans possesses the quality of decisiveness." Oswald: "He certainly does have it. Here is a hand from a team game in which he sat East. Note his double of four spades." Jim: "A cautious player might pass the buck to partner. He has a minimum opening bid with a great deal of his strength Sn spades." Oswald: "Right—No guarantee went with the double and Sidney wag delighted to find that the actual penalty turned out to be three tricks. South had to lose two trumps, two hearts and two clubs." Jim: "He was even happier when the result came in from the other table. The other East did not double and the other West went to five hearts. South doubled and set the hand only one trick." Oswald: "If he had underfed his ace of diamonds he could have actually beaten it two but one down was good enough." DIX MX. VERNON WEATHER Saturday high 20 low 2 above. Sunday high 30, low 5 above. Rainfall Sunday .08. Rainfall to date 1969 .08. One year ago today high 31, low 7 below. Five years ago today high 45, low 33. Ten years ago today high 32, low 9 above. Tuesday sunrise 7:22, sunset 4:51. (CST) Harry S. Truman was the first U.S. president to veto a tax reduction bill, doing so in June, 1947. FIVE-PAY FORECAST Northern Illinois — Temperatures are expected to average nc?ar the normal highs of 27 to 34 and normal lows of 11 to 19 Tuesday through next Saturday. Colder about Tuesday and sgain about Thursday or Friday. Precipitation is expected to total near one quarter of an inch water equivalent in rain or snow about Wednesday Thursday or Friday. Southern Illinois — Temperatures will average near seasonal normals. Warmer at first and turning colder Thursday. Normal highs are 35 to 44. Normal lows are 20 to- 30. Precipitation will total one half to one inch in a period of rain Wednesday and snow about Saturday. Chicago and Vicinity — Temperatures are expected to average near the normal high 6t 33 and normal low of 19 Tuesday through Saturday. Colder about Tuesday and again about Thursday or Friday. Precipitation is expected 1 to total near one quarter of an inch water equivalent in rain or snow about Wednesday, Thursday or Friday. QUICK QUIZ Q — How did the Apostle Peter meet his death? A—Saint Peter may have been killed during the persecutions of the Emperor Nero around A.D. 64. According to tradition, he was crucified head downward at his own request, probably in the Neronian Gardens. STATE TEMPERATURES Rockford, snow 23 20 Moline, cloudy 32 22 Quincy, cloudy 37 30 Vandalia, cloudy 30 28 Chicago G.P. snow .. 23 20 Peori-i, cloudy 29 23 Springfield, cloudy . 30 26 Belleville, cloudy 33 30 MIDWEST Dubuque, cloudy 22 19 Burlington, cioudy .. 36 24 Paducah, cloudy 32 30 Madison, snow 20 17 South Bend, snow 20 IS The Weatlier Elsewhere By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS High Low Pr. Albany, cloudy 24 -3 .... Albuquerque, cloudy 45 26 .... Atlanta, clear 36 15 .... Bismarck, clear 40 6 .05 Boise, cloudy 44 34 .... Boston, clear 29 20 .... Buffalo, cloudy 14 12 .01 Chicago, snow „ 22 19 .26 Cincinnati, snow 31 26 .03 Cleveland, snow 21 18 .0G Denver, clear 57 37 .... Des Moines, elbudy 38 22 .... Detroit, snow 22 18 .07 Fairbanks, cloudy .. 45 -52 .... Fort Worth, cloudy .. 57 34 Helena, cloudy 50 30 .03 Honolulu, cloudy 76 66 .43 Indianapolis, snow .. 27 22 .33 Jacksonville, cloudy 44 35 .... Juneau, cloudy 29 9 .13 Kansas City, cloudy 40 34 .02 Los Angeles, clear .... 83 58 .... Louisville, cloudy .... 33 27 .20 Memphis, cloudy 39 34 .01 Miami, cloudy 62 58 .25 Milwaukee, snow 22 17 .513 Mpls.-St. P., snow .... 17 16 .23 New Orleans, cloudy 46 23 New York, clear 28 23 .... Okla. City, cloudy .... 53 33 .... Omaha, snow 42 30 .19 Philadelphia, clear .. 26 12 .... Phoenix, clear 69 39 .... Pittsburgh, cloudy .. 21 17 .... Ptltfd, Me., clear M 13 ... Ptlnd, Ore., rain 40 34 .86 Rapid City, snow .... 53 27 ... Richmond, clear ...... 27 S .... St. Louis, cioudy 36 33 .Co Salt I,k. City, cloudy 40 22 ... San Dieg6, cloudy .... 83 50 .... San Fran., cloudy .... 50 42 .... Winnipeg, cloudy 15 5 .12 (M-Missing) L How to help your boy on collection day! When your carriwboy comes to collect, please make sure you're ready. With the right change, if possible. He'll appreciate it with a broad smile and a 'Thank you". You see, because he is in business for himself, your newspaperboy depends on the full collection of his route for his full profit. Repeat calls mean extra work with no extra profit So-jive the boyabreak.And thanks! 4 January Clearance Continues on floor models and demonstrators at Singer. SAVE $50 off regular price on the Golden Tondi & Sew* sewing machine by Singer in a handsome "caTbhjet. With exclusive SINGER* push-button bobbin that winds right inside the machine. Electronic power adjustment. And a built-in buttonholer! SAVE $15 on a SINGER* 4-spced Portable Stereo. Battery-operated and AC operated stereo phono. Has Garrard Automatic record changer with four speeds.Full transistorized. Re*W8.oo. NOW ONLY $73.00 (Batteries extra) SAMS $10 on a SINGER* upright vacuum cleaner. Triple action vibrator deep cleans, sweeps and air-washes carpets and rugs-cleans the surface and deep-dpwn, too. Dual suction fans provide smooth, even power. Reg .w9 .95. NOW ONLY $49.95 SAVE $10 on a Power Master vacuum by SINGER. A rugged, lightweight vacuum; extra-powerful suction, built-in accessory tray, giant disposable dirt bag, handy toe switch-and a Snap Awav*. automatic cord reel! Reg. $79.95. NOW ONLY $89.95 Leant all about the SINGER Prize Rush Game* Come to your SINGER Center today. Yon can win cash* a car* a dream house* andSINGEEnroductsI No Purchase Neesssary Whati n«u>jbr tomorrow i$ at 81N C K K today.* SINGER For address d store nearest yon, ace withe page* under SINGER COMPANY PARK PLAZA SHOPPING CENTER •A Trademark ofTHESINQEIt COMPANY Mr. and Mrs. Gene Leuty and daughters Linda and Pamela of Alton and Leo Leuty end Morris Millor of Kansas City spent the holiday with their parents Mr. and Mrs. Orville Leuty. Visitors at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Riley Tnylor during the holidays were Mr. and Mrs, James Taylor and family of Carl Junction, Mo., Mr. and Mrs. Dnvid Taylor and family of Crystal Lake, III., Mi*, and Mrs. Ray Alan Taylor and family of Athens, 111., Mr. and Mrs. Orville Brill and family of Pittsburg, Kans., and Tom Feldmann of San Antonio, Texas. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Tinsley end family have returned to their home in Canyon, Texas after spending the holidays here with his pai-ents Mr. and Mrs. Arley Tinsley, and other relatives. Mrs. Anna Geer of Mt. Vernon spent the holiday here with her daughter and husband Mr. and Mrs. Allan Peterson. Mr?. Feme' McKinney has returned tf; nor home after spena- ing the holidays in Michigan City with her son and family Mr. and Mrs. Donald McKinney. Mr. and Mrs. Johnnie Dobbs of Benton spent the holiday with his mother Mrs. Cora Dobbs. Other visitors were Mr. arid Mrs. Bus Eiler of Mt. Vernon, Mrs. Edward Roddy of Oklahoma City, visited here with her parents Mr. and Mrs. Earl Bundy a few days. We would like to lake this opportunity to express our sincere thanks to all our neighbors and friends and relatives who helped us celebrate our Golden Wedding Anniversary. Thanks a gain for the beautiful gifts and all the cards and telephone calls May God Bless You All. Earl Bundy is confined to his home on account of illness. Mrs. Alice Bruce spent the holiday in Mt. Vernon with her daughter and family Mr. and Mrs. Byford Dale. Mrs. Jo- Ann Connaway is confined to her hoirce with a broken leg but is reported better at this time. Mrs. Ethel Kniseley of Centralia spent New Years Eve with Mrs. Cora Dobbs. Visitors at the home of Mr, and Mrs. John Meadows during the holidays were Mr. and Mrs Jerry Johnson and daughters of Woodlawn, Mr. end Mrs. Leslie Tinsley and Mrs. Lena Car< penter all of Dix, Mr. and Mrs Art Beckham and family, Mr, and Mrs. John Henry Meadows and daughter, Mr. and M)"S. Don "Mick and family of Mt. Vernon Mrs. Mary Glover of Woodlawn Ramonia Douthit of Dix. Mr. and Mrs. Oran Pittmar. and son spent the holiday in Kankakee with her sister Mr. and Mrs. Dale Mooney. Holiday visitors at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Russell Stroup were Mr. and Mrs. Otto Frimel and Christy and Mrs. Effie Hawley of Odin, Mr. and Mrs. Larry Stroup and son Kevin of Okla- hwia City. Mr. and Mrs, David Hawloy and - family of Taylor vilJe, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Gibson and family of Mattoon, Mr. and Mrs. Owen Rainwater and son Paul of Mt. Vernon. Ruby Tinsley, Cor. i MUSGROVE SHOE STORE SEMI-ANNUAL CLOSED All DAY TUESDAY TIMELY QUOTE triie United States has very little freedom of action. It's one of the two main pillars 6f the balance of power in the world. This, difficult dual position -requires it to be in dialogue with the Soviet Union for its own safety, and also with its allies. —Alastair Buchan, director of the Institute of Strategic Stud ies in London. When blood is needed... moke sura liTHS AMonsAN no eaoct 1 JANUARY CLEARANCE i All Sales Cash and Final Again we bring to Southern Illinois Shoppers a great salt of Nationally Advertised Brands of Shoes for the family, in our Fall and Winter discontinued patterns and odd !at», It means savings to our customers, so make plans to attend this wonderful Shoe Sale of Ladies' —- Teen's — Men's and Children's Shoes. Hurry down Wednesday morning. Shopping is a pleasure in our large store. ALL Shoes openly displayed on open racks for your convenience. SALE STARTS WEDNESDAY AT 9:00 A.M. FAMOUS BRAND NAME MEN'S SHOES 1 I FLORSHEIM 2Q90 Values To ft S27.95 PEDWINS 10 90 Values To $ $16.00 S3 »isiaiffi »ii«ii»!iiJBTi ^miwfi MANY OTHERS MUCH LOWER ROBLEE Values To <fc $24.00 16 90 HUSH PUPPIES 8 Values To $ A 90 $15.00 iiiemnaaiu Discontinued Styles FAMOUS BRAND NAME WOMEN'S SHOES NATURALIZERS Values To $ $2000 13 90 SMART AIRES 8 Values To J A 90 $15.00 * x Dross Heels BliniSBll ;llla1i!ITIiHlilHIIUIa «nMBIil! MANY OTHERS MUCH LOWER iimifBHusMainiiaraa^l LIFE STRIDE Values To ft $17.00 90 I MISS AMERICA 6 Sport and $ JL90 Dress Flats FAMOUS BRAND NAME CHILDREN'S SHOES BUSTER BROWN 1 QTHERS I ROBIN HOOD Values To <fc w OQ $10.99 Q Values To $ m 90 $8 .99 £j aifaimmiiMii HUSH PUPPIES Discontinued Odd Lots Values To $9.99 — NOW .... $6 90 LADIES' LADIES' BACHELOR GIRL HANDBAGS HOSIERY NOW 0FF 2 •*»• 88* HOUSE SHOES Select Group — Men's, Women's, Children's Special Group — Women's Ball Band Nylon, Velvet and Corduroy SLIP-ONS and TIES Greatly Reduced Values To ft M on $7. 99 You Expect And Get A Better Fit At . . . CLOSED TUESDAY! North Side Square Mt. Vernon, Illinois We Must Have Time To Arrange Sale Shoes On Open Racks— Clearly Marked.

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