Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois on January 21, 1969 · Page 5
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TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 1969 THE HEGISTER-NEWS — MT. VERNON, ILLINOIS 5—A Ffy 5,000 From United States Airlift Yank Troops To Near Czech Border By HUBERT J. ERR Associated Press Writer NUERNBERG, Germany (AP.i — A huge airlift from the United $tates started pouring some 5 ,6 (10 combat-ready GIs> into Nuernberg Monday, on their way to maneuvers near the Czech border which both the Soviet and Czechoslovak Communists have protested. The first of 63 giant C141 Star- lifter jet transports arrived at the Nuernberg airport at exactly 9 a.m. , The airlift is called Reforger One. With a plane landing every -o- -o- -c~ half hour end most of them carrying 90 men or more, the last of the 5,000 soldiers is due in Nueinhcrg by Tuesday night. Most of the soldiers are members of the 24th Mechanized Infantry Division. The troops arriving today and Tuesday are joining another 12,000 American soldiers who have been flying to West Germany since Jan. 6. Also already on the scene are four tactical fighter squadron? from the United States, totaling 3,500 men. Politics js a major factor in -o- -o- -o- the operation. The exercise, now scheduled for Jan. 29-Feb. 4, was moved up six months because of the Soviet occupation oi Czechoslovakia last August. The Soviet Union and its allie3 have, protested the maneuvers as an "aggressive" act. Communist party papers in Czechoslovakia complained that such operations near Czechoslovakia's border showed that earlier^ U.S. expressions of concern for the occupied nation were hypocritical. -o- -o- -o- -o- -o- -o» Horoscope Forecast 1 Bridge LeSSOH Wednesday: You can get a long with an influential person, but to do so it is essential you change some of your ideas and line up with current thinking. Put yourself across as one who also' understands what those in powerful positions are trying to accomplish. Governmental interests need wise attention. ARIES (Mar. 21 to Apr. 19) You have a fine pal in tune with current trends who can assist you, to gain some personal aim, if you ask. Set up a new set of conditions within your social realm. TAURUS (Apr. 20 to May 20) Your novel idea should be discussed with a higher- up so you are more successful in the near future. An expert will now give the right advice for moving CLHCCICI . GEMINI (May 21 to June 21) A most clever pal can now give the information you need that will help you with interests at a distance. Then do some entertaining that will impress- the right people. MOON CHILDREN (June 22 to July 21) Any public or governmental matters can now be handled by you with finesse, efficiency. Loved one is desirous that you take a greater part in social affairs. LEO (July 22 to Aug. 21) If you listen carefully to the new ideas of a partner, you can cement far better relations for the-future. Take that little trip with ally for the added success you want. LIBRA (Sept. 23 to Oct. 22) Getting into creative work can bring fine results today, as well as entertaining others. Tht wo-n derful feeling of fulfillment is important to you now. SCORPIO (Oct. 23 to Nov. 21) Family will ..now listen to whatever you have in mind that will bring you more order and security. Pay more attention to your wardrobe. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22 to Dec. 21) If you take time to go to lunch with an ally, you can work v out a better formula for success. Do whatever will make you feel really attractive. CAPRIOCN (Dec. 22 to Jan. 20) Some interesting proposition of a confidential nature concerning your family should* now be discussed with a trusty third party. Handle financial affairs wisely. i AQUARIUS (Jan. 21 to Feb. 19) You are thinking keenly now and can understand what others are trying to say or do. Learn to communicate better with one who works by your side. PISCES (Feb. 20 to Mar. 20) You now understand better how to improve your monetary affairs, sti get busy and do just that. Listen to an expert who has a secret to impart. IRONWORKERS ENP STRIKE MARION, 111. (AP) — Members of Ironworkers Union Local 782, with headquarters at Paducah. Ky., returned to work today after voting to accept a new contract. Local 782 handles construction projects in 11 Southern Illinois counties, western Kentticky, western Tennessee and southeast Missouri. The workers had been on strike since Jan. 13, HI Famitv Restaurants The New FLAMING PIT RESTAURANT Scheduled To Open Shortly On The Top Floor Of The First National Bank Building 10th and Broadway Mt. Vernon, HI. Will Be Accepting Applications For The Following Positions: BROILER COOKS PREPARATION COOK BUS BOYS KITCHEN PERSONNEL WAITRESSES (Over 21) Apply In Person At ILLINOIS STATE EMPLOYMENT SERVICE 235 S. 9th Street Mt Vernon, 111. Some Risk Is G n od Defense By Oswald and James Jacoby VORTH (D) 21 4.A92 V 963 • KQ632 *54 WEST EAST AJ743 *1085 VJ104 VA75 • 1094 +J87 *Q102 *AK98 SOXJTH AKQ6 VKQ82 • A5 *J763 North-South vulnerable West North East South Pass Pass 1N.T. Pass 3N.T. Pass Pass Pass Opening lead—A 3 We would be interested in a statistical count of how many East players actually passed today's hand in the continent wide charity game. In theory there is no opening bid here but in practice we would open one club in view of the desire for a club lead if on defense, and the feeling of security engendered by possession of three quick tricks in case partner should get around to doubling some contract. - The club opening won't keep North and South out of the bidding and they will probably wind up at some number of n-> trump. If West makes his coirect opening lead of the dence of clubs and East returns a low club after taking his king, South will wind up with eight tricks for plus 120 if he stopped below game and minus 100 if he reached it. If East passes; there is a very good chance that North and Tbuth will reach game. South has oniy 15 points but many players will open one no-trump anyway and North can surely gamble on game in view of his five- card diamond suit. Most of these bidders will be »ewarded. If West opens the jack of hearts, East will be in with the ace. He may return the suit whereupon South will take 10 tricks. He may lead the king or ace of clubs and continue, whereupon clubs will lock and South make his game on the nose. East is most unlikely to lead a low club and beat the contract. With the spade opening it is just as hard to find the right detense. South may rise with dummy's ace and lead a heart. It would require almost clairvoyance for East to hop with the ace and lead a low club. WHY PAY MORE? BUY FOR LESS! ( DURING OUR BIG WEEK-LONG SALE AT SUMMERS DODGE 1967 DODGE DART 2 DR. HT—V-8—Automatic—Radio. All vinyl interior—Warranty left. A Steal For Only $1795 1964 FORD GALAXIE 500 4-Dr.—V-8—Power Steerinig and Brakes. Radio—all vinyl interior. A Money Saver At $895 SAVE BIG 1961 VOLKSWAGEN 2 DR. Would make a perfect second car—Very economical to operate. A Good Buy For $350 SPECIAL DEALS 1964 CHEVROLET 9 PASS. WAGON 4-Dr.—V-8—Standard transmission — Power Steering and Brakes—Radio— Electric rear windows. A Bargain At $1095 1964 IMPALA SUPER SPORT 2-Dr. HT—327— 4-barrel—dual exhaust Gauges—Buckets^—Console—Automatic Transmission. A Real Sharp Car $1195 Low Prices 1966 CHEVROLET BELAIR 4_Dr.—V-8 Automatic—Power Steering- Air Conditioner—Radio—34000 Miles. None Any Nicer $1695 More Savings 1961 FORD FALCON 2 DR. Sedan—Standard transmission—6-Cyl.-*Radio—Gauges—Runs Good. A Gas Saver For $395 1967 IMPALA SUPER SPORT 2-Dr. HT—396—325 HP—Duals—Posi- tracs—4 Speed*—Buckets—Console—G70 Tires—Gauges. H. D. Suspension, A Hot One $2295 • SUMMERS DODGE, INC. 12th & Waltonville Rd. Mt. Vernon, III. Phone 242-2173 For Jefferson, Franklin County Parents Your Child Have Hearing Problem? Course Planned Marine Service Moving To New Location Here NO TANKS INSIGHT — Wencesla* Square, the heart of the Czechoslovak, capital, appears fairly normal again. Scene was different following Soviet invasion in August. Mt. Vernon Chamber of Commerce said today that Kins City Marine Service, 806 South 17th St., would be re- located at 1005 Conger St. sometime between Feb. 1 and Feb. 15. Owned by Marvin Drre and Edwin Sampson, the marine service will occupy a 46 •• by 100 foot building recently purchased by Harold Lowery from Helen Reed West. Lowery's purchase extends 100 feet on South 10th street and 150 feet on Conger St. A former Gulf service station was operated for years by Reed and Wcatherford at 10th and Conger. According to Lowery, he probably will raxe the building. King City Marine Service was in process of being organized a year ago and opened for business last February. Owners Dare and Sampson said they | would in their new quarters continue to distribute Evinrude outboard motors and Glastron and The special education district of Franklin and Jefferson counties has announced to parents that an informal class will be conlucted for parents of preschool children who have hearing losses. The class will be offered twice a week by the special education department at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois. The special education director, Hayden M. Cooper, indicated that the class is intended 1c help parents by providing them practical suggestions on what they can do at home to Ftviulate language growth and prevent behavior problems. The class will provide parents w«'h the opportunity to meet other parents with similar problems. Tiie first meeting of the group i will be on Tuesday, January j 21, in Room 303 in Pulliam Hall of Southern Illinois University j School at 7:30 p.m. i There are no fees involved j and all parents and interested 'peisons are invited to attend. Starcraft boats, along with Star- craft campers. BEST BARGAINS! $2.00 VALUE LADIES' SHELLS Cotton knit fleece lined shells — in sizes S—M—L. Beautiful selection of colors. $'133 $4.00 Value JUMP SUITS Ladies' and girl's knit fleece lined for sleep or play wear. Now on sale. Girl's Flannel PAJAMAS Not All Sizes $100 t $2.99 Twin SHEETS 72x108 solid, stripe. 72x108 twin fit rose romance. A SELL OUT! $2 30 Ea. $4.00 Value PILLOWS Dacron or plump foam pillows. On sale this week only. $coo 2 For $2.50 To $3.59 Nationally Advertised PANTY HOSE A big selection of colors — You'll recognize this as a real buy. Petite, Medium, Tall. ONE BIG LOT LADIES' DRESSES Sizes 7 To 24% SOME REDUCED AS MUCH AS PRICE $3.00 Men's SHIRTS No-iron sport and knit Shirts. Nehru, button down and regular collars. Sizes S—M—L. 2 For $C00 ONE BIG LOT LADIES' SPORTSWEAR SWEATERS, SKIRTS, BLOUSES REDUCED AS MUCH AS PRICE 50' Pair $4.00 Value Men's SHIRTS No-iron sport and knit Shirts. Nehru, button down and regular collars. Sizes S-M-L-XL. 3 For $ 10 00 Boy's SWEATERS Outstanding collection slip over and button front. Crew and V-neck. Sizes 6 to 16. * $1.00 Value Permanent Press MATERIALS Brand new colors. Cut from full bolts. 36 and 40 in. wide. 66' Yd. Don't Forget To Visit Our SHOE DEPARTMENT Markdown shoes start at . . . $100 I A Pair $6.00 VALUE YOUNG MEN'S CORDUROY PANTS Boy's stay press Corduroys with and without belt loops Waist sizes 27 to 30. 33 $1 And Up CHARGE IT OR USE OUR IASY-PAY UYAWAY IRSCH&CO. CLEARANCE BEST SELECTION GUARANTEED SATISFACTION! SI • On The Square • 224 South 10th

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