Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois on January 16, 1969 · Page 12
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4-B THE REGISTER-NEWS — T. VERNON, ILLINOIS THURSDAY, JANUARY 16, 1369 QUICK QUIT. Q — Who was the first U.S. vice president to regularly attend meetings of the Carbinet? A — Calvin Coolidge at President Harding 's invitation. Q — Do edible varieties of oysters produce pearls? , A — Almost any bivalve can produce a pearl, but they are Inferior in quality. PUBLIC SALE! Having sold my farm to U.S. The Global View * Peace Up To U.S., Soviet In Mideast Power Game By LEON DENNEN NBA Foreign News Analyst UNITED NATIONS. N.Y. (NEA) — In the Middle East's rapidly deteriorating situation, only joint action by the United States and Russia appe <ns to offer any hope of bringing the Arabs and Israel to the peace table. The second-ranking diplomats in the United Nations do what. -« ... ever they can to prevent a new A3 S ay * Sri?, °' ~ n * ln 5f, rB „ I outbreak of large-scale hostili- sell at Public Auction 2'/ 2 miles < .. . .,, „ „.„„ S. W. of Ina, Ulinota, on ! tie * in the s tn'e-torn area. a . rw. » IUU «w, « They repeat long speeches Sat., January 18th, 1969 n w nad a,reaf1 ? m **% *• f-ther ' emergency sessions of the Security Council. They pass moral judgments. In the end 1hey usually condemn Israel alone for "overacting" to Arab terrorism i since the Russians have Ions: ago Beginning at 11:00 o'clock A.M. the following described property Farm Machinery One 1964 1800 Oliver tractor. One 1964 6 bottom semi-mounted plow. One 1964 4 row rear cultivator. One 1964 17 ft. wheel disc. One 1960 880 Oliver tractor. One 1960 0 Oliver tractor. One 1960 4 row front cultivator. One 1963 Massey Ferguson No. served notice that they will exercise their risjht to veto nny motion to censure President Nasser's guerrillas. But what the U.N.'s loquacious moralists refuse tn acknowledge —publicly at least— is that the conflict in the strategic and oil- rich Middle Bast is bnsioally a 10 hay baler. One 1960 Massey Ferguson 15 striioarle bevwpon tly» West and hole grain drill " One 196S Massey. Ferguson side delivery rake. One 1966 four bottom Oliver plow. One 1965 Massey Ferguson dyna balance mower. One John Deere 494 planter. One Massey Ferguson PTO manure spreader. One 10 ft. field cultivator. Two Massey Ferguson wagons with metal flare beds. One wagon 14 ft. platform. One 1963 GMC 1 ton truck comb. stock & grain bed. One electric welder. One electric tractor seeder. Hog feeders and watercrs. One wagon Jack. One lot of miscellaneous. Fourh ydraulic cylinders hydro electric. One 5 foot rotary mower. Terms of Sale: CASH No property to be removed until terms of sale are complied i with. i Howard McCollum Owner Roy Taylor Auctioneer Net Responsible For Accidents Lunch Served On Grounds the Communist worlds, This is a simple and elementary truth that is usually obscured by the din of Arab-Israeli raids, reprisals, threats and counterthreats. Surely it was not because of Arab-Tsraeli frction that President Eisenhower "overreacted" in May, 1958. and dispatched Marines to Lebanon to prevent a Communist insurrection. Nor are the Arabs and Israel responsible for the exnans'on of Soviet naval strength in the Mediterranean and the recent visit to the Black Sea of two American warships. Need one repeat the obvious? Moscow's imperialist aims in the Middle East have a long history that froes back to the czars. East-West rivalry in the area has merelv srown in intensity since the 1955 summit meeting in Geneva where former Soviet Premier Khrushchev assured Eisenhower of Russia's peaceful intentions. Indeed, had it not been for Israel's amazing six-day victory over the Arabs in June, 19G7. the Russians would today he in a vastly stronger position in the Middle East. This accounts in a large measure for *he upsurge of anti-Semitism in Russia and Communist Poland and the Kremlin's savage attacks on Israel. "It Is not for Idealistic reasons that the United ftates has decided to sell Phantom Jets to Israel," a Western diplomat said. "If Israel did not exist, the Americans would have to Invent It." While the bitter conflict between the Arabs and Israel adds fuel to the Middle Eastern fires, it also prevents a direct confrontation between NATO and the Communists. In the long run. then -without minimizing the intensily of Arab- Israeli antagonisms—it ,s only an agreement between the United States and Russia that could bring some peace to the Middle East. The futile rhetoric in the United Nations only confuses the issues. The Russians, as,usual, are playing a double game. They hone to increase their influence in the Middle East by manipulating their traditional policy of neither neace nor war. They need a "twilight zone" between peace and war which would give them an opportunity to go on strengthening their economic, political WHITE COVERALL — Winter painted its own natural masterpiece along the banks of the Yenisei river at Krasnoyarsk in the central Siberian section of the Soviet Union. South Not Apt To Be Fooled -o- -o- -c- By Oswald and James Jacobs w i tn a m j n01 . su j t a ,, c . a nd wili have a problem. If he plays We are indebted -to the staff and military position in the Arab j o£ tne Bridge World magazine anotner low spade he will knocK REPORT OF CONDITION OF THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK A TRUST CO. OF MT. VERNON, ILLINOIS In the State of Illinois, at the close of business on December 31, 1968. Published in Response to Call made by Comptroller of the Currency, under Section 5211, U. S. Revised Statutes. ASSETS 1.—Cash, balances with other banks, and cash items In process of collection $ 5.140.845.1SI 2.—United States Government obligations 7,061,881.54 1 3.—Obligations of States and political subdivisions 4,565,022.97 4.—Securities of Federal agencies and corporations _ „ None 5.—Other Securities - 82.15U.00 6.-— Federal funds sold and Securities purchased Under agreements to resell _ None 7.— Loans and discounts - 23,980,043 .51 $.-r -Bank premises, furniture and fixtures, and other assets representing bank premises.. 871.824.91 9.—Real estate owned other than bank premises None 10.—Customers' liability to this bank on acceptances outstanding _ None 11.—Other assets including direct lease financing 430,643.92 12.—TOTAL ASSETS LIABILITIES 13 .--Demand deposits of individuals, partnerships, and corporations _ 14.— Time and savings deposits of individuals, partnerships, and corporations 15. —Deposits'of United States Government 16. —Deposits of States and political subdivisions 17. —Deposits of foreign governments and official institutions, central banks and international institutions 18. —Deposits of commercial banks 19. —Certified and officers' checks, etc 20.—TOTAL DEPOSITS S38.S26.293.P5 (a) Total demand deposits 14 ,524,451.70 (b) Total time and savings deposits $24,301,812.15 21. —Federal funds purchased and securities sold under agreements to repurchase 22. —Liabilities for borrowed money 23. —Acceptances executed by or for account of this bank and outstanding 24.—Other liabilities including mortgages and other liens on bank premises and other real estate : ?5. —TOTAL LIABILITIES $42,132,412.03 12,041,455.62 21,623,482.15 400,070.05 3,513,584.05 None 945,468.64 302,233.34 None None None 917,065.72 err intries But what makes it likely that the incoming Nixon administration will be able to roach an understanding with Moscow is the fact that the Kremlin leaders, like the United States, are anxious to keep the Middle East from exploding in war again. The Russians have their hands full in Czechoslovakia and elsewhere in the Communist world. Peking's latest nuclear explosion was a grim reminder that- Russia's main enemy is Red China. The Kremlin's uneasy rulers also realize the risk of conflict with NATO should their Arab clients get out of hand. According to East European diplomats, it was to warn Egypt's President Nasser against further escalation of Arnb-Is- raelt armed clashes that Soviet Foreign Minister Gromyko made an urgent trip to Cain*. Soviet military strategists never cherished a war on two fronts—with China on the east NORTH 16 A6 ¥7643 48654 *7543 WEST EAST - A A52 AQJ108 V9 V52 • KJ1093 • Q72 *Q1092 *KJ86 SOUTH (D) 4K9743 V AKQJ108 • A *A . Both vulnerable West North East South Tass 4 V Pass 6 V Pass Pass Pass Opening lead- -V9 . and NATO on the west. ,, , , .. , it Thus, as Ion- as the nuclear i Iow spaf,e and> according to th f; nations are determined to avoid | Brirl § c World experts, it will a head-on collision, the dancer 1 be a cinch iov East to see that of a war in the Middle East; lie niust win with a s l 3ade ll0 " shouirl not be exaggerated. Tt is j nor. not an eight, the big powers, ^and not the' Then he leads a second Arabs or Israel, who hold the i trump. South will win and lead key cards in the Middle East. ] a second 'small, spade. He will i ruff in dummv and East must NEWS BRIEF j p i a y another of his spade ho- MILAN. l7aiy"fAP)-La Scala j Rors - Snuth wil1 en * r his hnnfl Opera House in Milan is getting a new ceiling, to cover old plaster that started falling 10 days ago. A hunk of plaster the size of a dining-room tabletop fell from the ceiling and crashed among empty seats Jan. 3. The opera house was forced to close down. A technical commission said noise from traffic outside and the resonance of orchestra music caused the slab to fall. To prevent further crashes it decided to have the whole ceiling covered with wood and special soundproof felt. Work started Monday and is expected to last several days. for today's hand. A page and a half was used for theoretical discussion of which spades' East should play from his queen- jack-10 eight combination. North's four- heart bid was invented by the Four Aces back in the 30s. It shows good trump support but denies any ace ov king. -South's jump six hearts Bridge Lesson is based on the hope that his partner will hold the queen of spades. West gets off to the inspired lead of his singleton trump. South wins in his hand if he makes the equally inspired play pf the spade king, he will make his slam easily because West out West's ace and make the j won't be able to lead a second hand but if East, has played i trump. However, South leads a the correct honors, South may! -o- -o- -o- clecide that East started witn queen-jack 10 and lead his king in the hope of bumping the ace and the last honor together. The Bridge World consensus was that East's best chnace tc get South to make that play would be to play first the queen, then the 10. Our own opinion is that the whole discussion is pointless. No matter which cards East plays, South's best line is to hope that the ace will drop and to keep playing low spades . CALL BOB SHAW With Jamison Real Estate For Ail Your Real Estate Needs. Telephones Office 242-0372 Home 244-3766 GOOD DRIVERS are GOOD CITIZEN 26.- CAPITAL ACCOUNTS -(a) Capital notes and debentures (b) Preferred stock—total par value No. shares outstanding. (c) Common stock—total par value No. shares authorized _ 35,000 No. shares outstanding 35,000 27.—Surplus 2S.-rUndivided profits 29.-'—Reserves 39,743,359.57 None None None 700,000.00 1,100,000.00 589,052.46 None 2,389,052.46 30.—TOTAL CAPITAL ACCOUNTS 31. —TOTAL LIABILITIES AND CAPITAL ACCOUNTS -5-12.132,412.03 MEMORANDA 32.— Average of total deposits for the 15 calendar days ending with call date 33. —Average of total loans for the 15 calendar days ending with call date 34, —Valuation reserves, as deducted from loans shown in asset item 7 .... 35. —Valuation reserves, as deducted from total securities shown in asset items 2 through 5 38,263,697.92 24,254,031.84 45,807.00 None T, William Rader, Cashier, of the above-nahlefl bank do hereby declare-that this report of condition is true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief. WILLIAM RADER We, the undersigned director* attest the correctness of this report of condition and declare that it has been examined by us and to the best-of our knowledge and belief la true and correct. R. A. ALEXANDER M. J. MITCHELL EDWARD E. CURTIS, Directors SEE JAMISON FIRST Easy Care 3-Bedroom Scenic Location IlillllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllHIIIIIIIIIIIIH FOR OTHER HOMES OF DISTINCTION Call 242-0372 iiiiiiiiiiiiiHiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiim NEEDED — More Listings Of Homes In All Price Brackets. Jamison REAL ESTATE SALESMEN - Bob Shaw - Mike Davidson 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. NOTHING'S PERFECT but this nice 2 -bedroom home comes mighty close. Spacious living; room partially panelled, w/w carpeting* in living room and dining room, built s n bath, built in cabinets, extra dry basement suitable for family room; corner lot, garage, new gas furnace and gas water heater. Priced to sell. Immediate possession. MAXIMUM HOUSE! MINIMUM PRICE! Ranch 3 bedroom home; w/w carpeting in living room, large kitchen with an abundance of built in cabinets, built irt bath, family room, utility room, large lot; garage. North side location. Shown by appointment only. Only $18,500.00. Owners might trade lor your present home this one. HEAVEN STILL PROTECTS THE WORKING MAN! Only $500.00 down, balance like rent buys 3 bedroom modern home, gas heat, basement, built in cabinets, built in bath, full lot, paved street. Within walking distance to Horace Mann school. O.T.O. (Out of town owner) wants to sell this 3 bedroom modern ranch home. Carpeted living room, . built in cabinets, built in bath, huge family room; corner lot, carport. Only $13,000.00. STRANGE HOW SOME HOUSES FAIRLY SMILE! This one does and rightly so with its exciting entrance hall leading to sunken living room and dining room, 3 bedrooms, 2 ceramic tiled baths, huge family room -.villi fireplace, kitchen with beautiful built in cabinets, stoev, dishwasher, garbage disposal, w/w carpeting throughout, big utility room, double garage, gas heat, central air; large corner lot. Brand new and ready to move in. North side location. IT'S TIME TO SEE this brick ranch home, consisting of 3 bedrooms, 2 ceramic tiled baths, huge carpeted living, and dining room, stone fireplace, kitchen with many built ins including stove, dishwasher, etc. One of the nicest family rooms all panelled with a cork tile floor, double garage, gas heat, air conditioned, beautiful landscaped yard, patio. Immediate possession. West side location. TO BE SPECIFIC IT'S TERRIFIC! This lovely 3 bedroom modern ranch home, north side location; new w/w carpeting, built in cabinets, built in bath, carport, newly decorated inside and out. Immediate possession. Only $15,000.00. 3 ACRES. Located cast of Mt. Vernon close to Summersville school. Modern 6 room home, basement, extra large living room, 3 bedrooms, basement; double garage, 20 ACRES. Located north of Bit, VernOn on Jaycee Lake Road; 3 bedroom modern home, living room with fireplace, hardwood floors, built in bath, built in cabinets, basement, double garage, bain. Priced to sell. WANTED: LISTINGS. WE HAVE BUYERS WAITING. VIRGIL T. BAILEY, Inc. FHA Loans and Gl Loans Available We will make you a CASH OFFER for your Horn* or Farm "FREE PARKING FOR OUR CUSTOMERS" Tenth and Harrison —— Phono 242-4380 J A businessman calls L on you ... Whm your carrierboy com** to collect, please make sure you 're ready. With the right change, if possible. He'll appreciate It with a tooad smile and a "Thank you". You set, bacausfrhe 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-givetheboya break. And thanks! MT. VERNON REALTY CO. \ THOMAS A. PUCKETT, Broker Mt. Vernon, Illinois 833 Harrison Phone 242-1217 , LARGEST FARM BROKERS TN SOUTHERN rumois Beautiful 3 bedroom ranch type home with stone front, attached garage, large fenced back yard in west part of town. Beautiful 3 bedroom home full basement, garage, nice shade and shrubs, on 4 acres South on Route 37 close to Rend Lake. Beautiful 3 bedroom home with gas heat, garage, large fenced back yard, 708 Jordan. 200 acres well improved land with large metal barn and lake, part of land hi alfalfa and red clover. Nice 2 bedroom home with glassed in back porch, nice kitchen cabinets. On 3 lots in East edge of Belle Rive. Out ot town owner. Grocery and general merchandise store in small town doing large business, Owner retiring. 2 bedroom home, gas heat, owner-will finance. 2100 CoP lege. Beautiful 2 bedroom home with nice kitchen cabinets, large bedrooms, air conditioned, with large business building attached. Good location in south part of town. 2 120 acre farms well improved, new fence, close in northeast. Owner would finance responsible party. Call Any of Our Salesmen Today John Lomax, 312-3835 Russell McBride, 269 -7753 L. V. Puckett, 244-1899 Ted Moses, 244-1282 Phillip Bryant, 242-5028 WE GET THE JOB DONE! LIST YOUR PROPERTY WITH US— Excellent 6 room brick; w/w carpets, large living room, formal dining room, large kitchen, nice bedrooms,. I '/a baths, knotty pine family room in basement, enclosed porch, oil heat, storm windows; garage—Lincoln school district- No. 2 Lyons Court. Priced to sell. Very attractive 5 rooms; w/w carpets, nicely decorated; lovely built in kiteto aA I n i, large family room, 2 bedrooms, fine basei SIJLU ieat » near scho01 *' 18 9 8 Cherry. WVB*S* Good 5 room modern 1 AJ\l || artiaUy panelled dining room, 2 bedrooms, •SIJ'LIJ "n, bath, basement, oil heat; good lot. 2425 ww • eet. Priced to sett. Immediate possession—Fine 6 room ranch; large living room, dining space, nice kitchen, V/ t baths, 3 bedrooms, utility room, oil heat, attached garage—Lincoln school district. No. 22 North Highland Estate. Charming 7 room ranch, brick and frame; w/w carpets, long living room, nice built in kitchen and bath, 3 bedrooms, extra nice family room with bar, utility room, 'oil heat, patio. 3113 Apple street. Vacant. Lovely 6 room brick i AAI pjfc ace, large kitchen, IV? ceramic tiled baths II is, family room, utility room, oil heat; atl ;e. 2620 Logan street. Priced right. Lakeshore home—lovely 6 rooms; fireplace, large living room, formal dining room, cozy built in kitchen, 3 bedrooms, IV 2 baths, fine basement with playroom, oil heat, attached garage, screened' porch. Lincoln school district. 2007 Lake street. Only $25,000. Restaurant-store fixtures only, rent building; downtown location. Only $5000. A rare opportunity. Beautiful 7 room ranch; w/w carpets, large built in kitchen, 3 bedrooms, family room, l'/ 2 baths, large utility room, oil heat. 2811 Cherry street. Only $16,500. Extra nice 5 room bungalow; carpeted living room, nice built in kitchen, 2 bedrooms, full basement stoker heat. 809 S. 17th street. Good construction—cozy 4 rooms. Carpeted living roeni, lovely built in kitchen and bath, 2 bedrooms, fine basement, gas heat, central air conditioned; attached garage, storm windows; approximately one acre. 713 Airport road. Tool box special—This spacious 5 room home needs paint, but the price is right. Large built in kitchen and bath, full basement, oil heat;—903 Oakland. Outstanding 7 room ranch, brick and frame; w/w caroets, nice built in kitchen, panelled family room, 8 bedrooms, 1 Vz baths, utility room, gas heat; central air conditioned, storm windows, patio; 2-car carport. 608 Pear street. House trailer 10x50', like new; 75x175* lot. Only 84000. We Need Your LisHn< MORTGAGE MONEY IS AVAILABLE SEE US FOR ONE OF THE LARGEST SELECTIONS OF REAL ESTATE IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS SEE A. HAROLD LOGAN C. WILLIAMS & RICHARDSON Broker Salesman 315 S. 10th LELAND ELLIOTT, Salesman JOHN H. CROSS, SoUiman 242-0251 242^0252

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