Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois on January 22, 1969 · Page 21
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Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois · Page 21

Mt Vernon, Illinois
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Wednesday, January 22, 1969
Page 21
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ft 6—C THE REGISTER-NEWS — MT- VERNON, ILLINOIS Our Men In Service GARY BATEMAN Greg Bateman, husband of Elaine (Hogg) Bateman, was recently promoted to sergeant while stationed at Chanute Air Force Base. Sergeant Bateman is in the Consolidated Maintenance Squadron as an analysis technician. He entered the Air Force in January 1967 and completed his basic training at Amarilla, Texas. The Sergeant is a 1966 graduate of Mt. Vernon Township High School. Sergeant and Mrs. Bateman are making their home at 1317 Harmon Drive, Rantoul, Illinois. ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, MD. — Private Larry J. Rainwater, 19, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence C. Rainwater, 236 Burns Ave., Mount Vernon, 111., completed an automotive repair course Dec. 20 at the Army Ordnance Center and School, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md. J>uring the 14-week course, he was trained in the maintenance and repair of engines for the Army's tracked and wheeled vehicles. .U.S. ARMY, VIETNAM—Army Private First Class Eddie R. Allen, 20, son of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Allen, Route 1, Dahlgren, 111., was assigned Dec. 29 to the American Division's 11th Light Infantry Brigade in Vietnam as-a medic. * # * SAN ANTONIO—Airman Scott A. Rennels, son of Mr. and Mrs. -o- o- -o- Joseph E, Rennels, R.R. 3, Fairfield, 111., has completed basic training at Lackland AFB, Tex. He has been assigned to Presidio of Monterey, Calif,, for training as a language specialist. Airman Rennels was graduated in 1966 from Carmi (111.) Township High School and attended the University of Tampa. SHREVEPORT, La. — Airman First Class Dennis N. Stealey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd L. Stealey, 301 Lakeview Drive, Fairfield, 111,, has been recognized for helping his unit ear the U.S. JtAir Force Outstanding Unit 'Award. Airman Stealey, a communica- munications Squadron at Barks- \tions specialist in the 46th Corndale AFB, La., will wear the distinctive service ribbon as a permanent decoration. His unit was cited for aggressive management actions that enabled them to maintain superb standards, provide quality service to all agencies and to consolidate, reorganize and reduce facilities resulting in a savings of $769,000. The airman was graduated in 1964 from Fairfield Community High School and attended Palmer College of Chiropractice in Davenport, Iowa. He received his A. A. Degree in 1967 from Kaskaskia Junior College in Centralia, 111. U.S. ARMY, VIETNAM—Army Private First Class Joseph W. Tate, 20, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Tate, 123 N. Seventh St., Albion, 111., was assigned as a cannoneer with the 4th Infantry Division in Vietnam, Dec. 29. His wife, Susan, lives at 403 E. Douglas St., Fairfield, 111. FT. ORD, CALIF.—Army Private Larry W. Hicks, 20; son of Mr. and Mrs. Woodrow J. Hicks, 2025 Casey Ave., Mount Vernon, 111., completed eight weeks of advanced infantry training Dec. 19 at Ft. Ord, Calif. He received specialized instruction in small unit tactics and in firing such weapons as the M-16 rifle, the M-60 machine gun and the 3.5-inch rocket launcher. His wife, Linda, lives at 6 Neal Drive, Mount Vernon, 111. -o- o- -o- GARY L. OSBORN SAN ANTONIO—Airman Gary L. Osborn, son of Mrs. Dorothy I. Johnston of 120 N. 32nd, Mt. Vernon, 111., has completed basic training at Lackland AFB, Tex. He has been assigned to Lowry AFB, Colo., for training in the munitions and weapons maintenance field. Airnian Osborn Is a 1968 graduate of Mt. Vernon Township High School. His father, Charles F. Osborn, resides at 1524 Paula Drive, Mt. Vernon. WITH U. S. COMBAT AIR FORCES, Vietnam — Staff Sergeant Alfred Cruthird, son of Mrs. Jettie E. Cruthird, 1018 Bell St., Mount Vernon, 111., is on duty at Phan Rang AB, Vietnam. Sergeant Cruthird, a maintenance scheduler, is a member of the Pacific Air Forces. Before his arrival in Southeast Asia, he was assigned to March AFB, Calif. The sergeant, who attended . Mount Vernon Township High School, is married to the former Christene McTier. * * »k FT. ORD, CALIF.—Army Private Carroll L. Hoffman, 19, whose mother, Mrs. Edna F. Hoffman, lives on Route 2, Mount Vernon, 111., completed eight weeks of advanced infantry training Dec. 19, at Ft. Ord, Calif. He received specialized instruction in small unit tactics and in firing such weapons as the M-16 rifle, the M-60 machine gun and the 3-5-inch rocket launcher. fatmpIaeeWoshop... 90' ANNIVERSARY Park Plaza Shopping Center Mt. Vernon, III. Open Mon. Thru Sat. 9:30 Til 9:00 Plenty of FREE Parking BIG SAVINGS ON MEN'S and BOY'S WEAR!! MEN'S and BOY'S COATS "DRESS-UP" JEANS REDUCED 25% SAVINGS Sizes 28 To 3$ Values To $5.99\ Off Reg. Price While Quantities Last! OUR LOW, LOW PRICE \ Assorted Colors ONE GROUP V MEN'S SPORT SHIRTS Reg. $3.33 Now Only $|99 mm BOYS FLANNfl SMI 4 i Sizes 6-18 Reg. 2 For $5 Now Only $147' Save SI.03 1 MEN'S ORION CREW SOCKS One Size Fits All Newest Spring Colors 79c BOY'S LONG SLEEVE SPORT SHIRTS Sizes 8 To 18 Reg. 2 For $5—SAVE $1.01! Now Only $149 Men's Thermal V UNDERWEAR SHIRTS $ r* PANTS *2 29 Boy's Thermal UNDERWEAR SHIRT PANTS*! 00 H&M SATISFACTION GUARANTEED-REPLACEMENT OR MONEY REFUNDED WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22, * GLASS-UN ED WKTflt HfhJlKl • Natural or LP Gas! • 5 Full Year Warranry! • Completely Automatic! • 30 or 40 Gal. Capacity! These heaters, with a 5 year unconditional warranty, offer you the convenience of all the hot water you can possibly use whenever you need it! 100% Safety Shut-Off Thermoslat cuts off gas in case of pilot failure! Buy for No Money Down, Easy Credit Terms! CO Gal Size Reg. $62.95! 95 HARDWARE STORE 40 Gal. Size Reg. $77.S3 GLEAMING WHITE TOILET SEATS Baked - on enamel finish cleans easy and fast, won't fade. High - style at low cost! $049 Sm Each FIBERGLASS WRAP-ON INSULATION • Halts freezing of pipes during cold weather • Prevents sweating and dripping pipes • Gives 40% more insulation, 40% more protection PLUMB OUT Liquid Drain Cleaner No odor, mixing, boiling or fumes: Harmless to fixtures or garbage disposals, in unbreakable plastic bottle. Toilet Ballcock Stop water loss and noise with new positive action ballcock. Has new lifetime nylon valve seat. Reg. $3.49 $ Bathtub Caulk • Bonds tightly to practically any clean surface • Forms waterproof elastic seal, won't shrink, crack or crumble • Stretches and contracts with humidity and temperature changes "TOILAFLEX" PLUNGER Sale Priced At Only $065 Guaranteed to work in a jiffy! Accordion-action cup compresses at any angle, gets deep down} into trap. 24" handle. SINK FAUCETS Save on Costly Plumbing Bills with NEW "POWER ROOTER Attractive chrome - plated faucet, concealed .ledge type, for cast iron and steel sinks. Save over $2.00! Reg. $10.95 Fits any electric drill, cleans out clogged drains instantly! Exclusive Safety Clutch prevents overloading, drill burn-but, kinking or snapping of wire. 25 FT. POWER ROOTER $Q95 Now Only Jr 15 Ft. Size $*T95 LAVATORY FAUCETS "Watermaster" Tank Ball Stops water tank gurgle instantly, saves on water consumption, will last for years and years. The best you can by. "KING OF THEM ALL" 75 Center set fixture, lever handles, removable seat, 4" center to center. Save over $2,001 NO MONEY DOWN—EASY CREDIT TERMS AVAILABLE MT. VERNON, ILL Park Plata Shopping Center—Open 8 A.M. Til 9 P.M.—Phone 242-3322 (1

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