Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois on January 27, 1969 · Page 11
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MONDAY, JANUARY 27, 1969 THE REGISTER-NEWS — AIT. VERNON, ILLINOIS 3-B Z 7 r atching Television TONIGHT 6:00—2 News 3 Cactus Pete 4-12 News • 8 TBA 6:30-2-3 Avengers 4-12 Gunsmoke 5-6 I Dream of Jeanni« 8 Who Is 11 Truth or Consequences 7:00—5-6 Rowarf and Martin 8 Fact of the Matter 11 Of Lands and Seas 7:15—8 This Week in the New» 7:30—2-3 Peytort Place 4-12 Lucille Ball 8 What's New 8:00-2-3 Outcasts 4-12 Mayberry R.F.D. 8 NET Journal 11 Steve Allen 8:30-4-12 Family Affair « NET Journal 9:00-2-3 Big Valley 4-12 Carol Burnett 8 Opinion 9:30—11 The Honeymooncrs 8 Passport 8 -2-3-4-5-6-12 News 8 Monday Film Classic 11 Perry Mason 10:30—2-3 Joey Bishop 4 Movie: "Nightmare" 5-6 Johnny Carson 12 Movie: "Down to ] 1:00—11 Movie: "Trap For Spies" 12:00—2 Movid: "Gocd Sam" 12:05—4 Movie: "In Old Chicayo" 10:00- Earlh" Seven TUESDAY PROGRAM Morning 6:00—4 Town and Country 12 Compass 6:30-4 P.S. Four 5 Focus Your World 12 Gospel Roundup 6:45—2 Thought F-oV Today 12 Breakfast Show 6:50—2 Farm Report 7:00—2 Lone Ranger 4 News 5-6 Today 7:30-2 Fury 4 Cartoons 5 Today 8:00—2 Romper Room 4-12 Captain Kangaroo 8:30—5 Today 8:45—11 Cartoons 9:00-2 KTVI Presents 3-11 Jack Lelane Show 4-12 The Lucy Show 5 Snap Judgment 6 Romper Room 9:30—3 Dick Cavett 4-12 Beverly Hiilblliel 5-6 Concentration 11 Love That Bob 10:00-2 Pay Cards 4-12 Andy of Ma/berry 5-6 Personality 11 Outer Limits 10:30-2 What's My Line? 12 Dick Van Dyke 5-6 Hollywood Squares U-.00-2-3 Bewitched 4-12 Love of Life 5-6 Jeopardy 11 Twilight Zone 11:30—2-3 Funny" You Should Ask 12 Search For Tomorrow 5-6 Eye Guess 11 Cartoons 11:45-11 King and Odie 11:55-3-11 The Children's Doctor Afternoon 12:00-2 Charlotte Petc-rs 3-11 Dream House 4 Dennis the Menace 5 Merv Griffin 6-12 News 12:15—6 Pastor Speaks 12:30—6 Hidden Faces 3-4 Let's Make a Deal 12:55—3-11 Childrens Doctor 1:00—2-3 Newlywed Game 4-12 Love is a Many Splendored Thing 5-6 Days of Our Lives 11 Make Room For Daddy 1:30—2-3 The Dating Game 4-12 The Guiding Light 5-6 The .Doctors 11 Woody Woodbury Shew 2:00—2-3.General Hospital 4-12 Secret Storm 5 Another World 2:25-4-11-12 News 2:30-2-3 One Life to Livfe 4-12 Edge of Night 5-6 You Don't Say 3:00-2 Mivie: "All Fall Down" 3-11 Dark Shadows 4-12 The Linkletter Show 5-6 The Match Game 3:30—3 Lone Ranger 4 Movie: "Apache Drums" 5 Mike Douglas 6 Snap Judgment 11-12 Underdog 4:00-3 The Hour 6 Popeye 11 Flntstones 12 Mike Douglas 4:30—6 Perry Mason 5:00- 5:30- 6:30- 7:00- LAIRD JEWELERS 23rd Anniversary Sale Now In Progress 23%, 25%, EVEN 50% SAVINGS 1007 Broadway Mt. Vernon, III. ALSO LAIRD'S LADS & DADS CLEARANCE SALE SAVE 23% OR MORE ON SPORTS COATS - DRESS SHIRTS - SPORT SHIRTS — SWEATERS & WINTER JACKETS 1009 Broadway Mt. Vernon, III. 11 Gill^ns Island 2 Combat 3 On IUJIIS 4 Leave It to Beaver 5 News 11 I love Lucy 2-4-5-6-12 News 11 Rawhide Evening 6:00-2 News 3 Cactus Pete 8 Not Available 2-3 Mod .Squad 4-12 Lancer 5-6 Jerry Lewis 6 Artie Odyssey 8 What Is IT Truth or Consequences -8 Fact of the Matter 7:T5—8 This Week in the News , 7:30-2-3 It Takes a Thief 4-12 Red Skeltun 5-6 Julia 8 Wliel's New ' 11 Of lands and Seas 8:00—5-6 "Rope of Sond" 4-12 Doris Day 8 NET Journal 11 Steve Allen 2-3 NYPD 8 NET Journal 2-3 That's Life 4-12 60 Minutes 8:30—8 Opinion 9:30—11 The Honeymooners 10:00-2-3-4-5-6-12 Nows ' 8 Monday Film Classic 11 Perry Mason _ 10:30—2-3 Joty Sisnop 4 Movie: "I Want You" 5-6 Jihnny Carson 12 Movie: "Lost Horizons" 11:00-11 Movie: "West II" 12:00-2 Movie: "The Wild Dakolas' 12:25-4 Movie: "F.B.I. Girl" Walked Across Falls 8:30- 9:00- Charles Blondin, a French tightrope jvalker and acrobat, crossed Niagara Falls on a tightrope 160 feet above the water in 1859. Later, he crossed on stilts, carrying a man, and sittinggdown while eating an omelette. ''" Prices Effective Mon. - Wed. We Reserve The Right To Limit CUDDLY Joyce Byam of Chelmsford, Mass., holds a mini-furnace which reportedly can heat a nine-room house. The experimental gas-fired device is compact and extremely efficient. It was an outgrowth of studies • by Raytheon to cool high tubes. FIRST OF THE WEEK FRESH GRADE "A" FRYING SIZE CHICKENS CUT UP PAN READY Hyde Park BISCUITS GOLDEN RIPE Can 3 Star — Twin Pack (59c Value) 6f POTATO CHIPS 39* Jack Sprat — 33-02. Novel FABRIC SOFTNER 49* BLEACH y^Ga.l. 29* BOX DETAIL W O R K — Ell Wallach, an ardent amateur photographer, adjusts light for a willing subject, co-star Edward G. Robinson, on the set of "Mackenna's Gold." Road Shows Waning 1 ; By BOB THOMAS Associated Press Writer HOLLYWOOD (AP) — A glance at the movie release schedule for 1969 indicates that the film companies' passion for roadshow attractions is cooling. The reserved-seat movie became popular with movie firms after the historic accomplishment of "The Sound of Music," which pushed through the $100 million barrier during its sensational three-year run. That prompted the companies to seek other attractions that could be shown at advanced prices in a single theater for long periods. But it wasn't that easy. No other film has come along to combine the magic elements of "So'und of Music," and millions have been lost in trying. The economic reality: Though you can earn fantastic profits on a roadshow, you can also' lose enormously, because of the high cost of producing and exhibiting such films. Only about one in three road­ shows appears to score, and there are apparently no rules for success. It used to be that the presence of Julie Andrews insured a hit—witness "Sound of Music," "Hawaii," "Thoroughly Modern Millie." But even she is fallible, as demonstrated by the disappointing returns for "Star!" Big names and rave reviews aren't necessary. The no-name "2001: A Space Odyssey" drew many poor reviews, yet it has caught on with the young generation. But the all-star "Shoes of the Fisherman" is doing only fair business. "The Graduate," "Bonnie and Clyde," "Rosemary's Baby" and "The Odd Couple" proved that pictures don't have to be road-shows to attract monumental grosses. In fact, such hits constituted better investments because of lower cost and faster play-off. Twentieth Century-Fox continues to place faith in the road­ show. And with good reason: The company had had the most profitable ones. Coming up for 1969 is "Justine," based on Lawrence Durell's novels. "Hello, Dolly!" is also a hopeful entry, provided an arrangement can be worked out with David Merrick, who controls the release date. Paramount, currently prospering with "Romeo and Juliet," has two big musicals ready for 1969: "Paint Your Wagon" and "Darline Lili." Also the Harold Robbins saga, "The Adventurers." Warner Brothers has high hopes for the all-star "Madwoman of Chaillot." The new year may also bring the made-in- Russia "Tschaikowsky," then again, maybe not. United Artists is bringing out two made-in-Europe road- RENT AN ELECTRIC WATER HEATER $195 PER MONTH Free 100 AMP 240V Service Special offer for Illinois Power electric customers. Free installation of 3-wire, 240 volt wiring service when you rent an electric water heater for an existing single^or two-family dwelling. Monthly rental of $1.95 includes complete 3-wire electric installation, free installation of heater, all plumbing and wiring, free service and repairs. No money down. Call our office for details. ILLINOIS M§*\ POWER COMPANY shows? Stanley Kramer's "The Secret of Santa Vittoria" and the war film, "The Battle of Britain." Columbia is offering a large- size Western, "McKenna's Gold," and a space epic, "Marooned." Universal has a Shirley MacLaine musical, "Sweet Charity," and the all-star "Airport." Even the new network- backed companies are getting into the act; CBS Films is spon-. soring "The Royal Hunt of the Sun." MGM, prospering once more with "Gone with the Wind," hopes that "Ben Hur" will have similar success on its reissue this year . Also coming from MGM: a musicalized "Goodbye, Mr. Chips" and the epic 'Alfred the Great." HOME'S AQUEDUCTS In the year A.D. 97, the nine aqueducts of Rome supplied the city with 30 million gallons oJ water a day within the walls and 20 million gallons outside the walls, according to the Ency­ clopaedia Britannica. Bowling is said to have originated in Egypt some 7,000 years ago Television I Review . . . j By CYNTHIA LOWRY AP Television-Radio Writer NEW YORK (AP) - One of the nice things about midwinter television is the return of CBS's "21st Century." The show explains the most complex scientific and mechanical advances so that the average person can understand them and even makes the explanation interesting. The season premiere on Sunday concerned the broad subject of simulation. For a half hour it showed men pretending to conduct a space war by pushing buttons that controlled imagi- nery spacecraft zooming around the sun. Men safely on the ground simulated the Qying of aircraft which were still on the drawing board. Men practiced landing on the moon's surface and walking around almost weightless as if they had reached there. The film, made in laboratories and on proving grounds, was instructive and fascinating. Walter Cronkite, the program's host, seemed to be having as much fun—simulating landing a plane, turning a back flip when pretending to be a moon-stroller —as the audience. Earlier, the Bing Crosby golf tournament was encountering tough luck with the weather. ABC concentrated for two hours on the third, inconclusive day of play. The finals scheduled Sunday were set back after stormy weather delayed the first day of play. Even on Sunday viewers could see water squishing out of the shoes of the players. There were a few glimpses of the celebrity players in the pro- amateur paring the most dra matic being the sight of poor Jack Lemmon trying to hack his way off a rocky beach at the ocean's edge. The visual coverage was excellent but the reporting staff chattered every moment. Now ABC expects to devote only one hour—from 6 to 7 EST tonight—to the tournament windup. CBS's "Children's Film Estival" was another returning show, this time with a series of three short fantasies, all without words. They told of a French boy's affection for a merry-go- round horse, his dreams about a model airplane and his search for his lost dog. Kukla Fran and OUie again served as hosts and explained each film—after each was over. It would have helped young and adult viewers had the explanation come in advance. "Down on the Farm" on NBC Saturday night was a loving and nostalgic look at the disappearing "family farm" of America —the chores, the kitchen, the fields, the fairs. It compared that life with the mechanized farm factories of today and tomorrow. The hour was carefully researched, loaded with statistics but the hard facts were so adroitly served up along with the warm and lofty sentiments about being close to the joys of nature that it was very pleasant viewing. Gasoline Spilled Into The River EAST ST. LOUIS, 111. (AP)— A barge collision spilled about 100,000 gallons of gasoline into the Mississippi River at East S3t. Louis Friday, the Coast Guard said. There was no fire. Officials said a —southbound tow struck an empty barge moored at the Socony-Mobile Co. dock, rupturing a tank and spilling the gasoline. The barges were doused with foam as a precautionary measure and separated, the Coast Guard said. The river current and evaporation dissipated the gasoline. For information about Electric Heat call IP\ ILLINDIS POWER ITS OUR BUSINESS TO SERVE YOU BETTER YOUR NEWS QUIZ PART I - NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL Give yourself 10 points for each correct answer. 1 The four parties at the Paris peace talks began negotiating together after finally deciding to sit at a table. a-round b-square c-rectangular 2 President Nixon's Cabinet began work last week. The Cabinet is made up of the heads of the major government departments. a-8 b-12 c-15 3 Which Nixon Cabinet choice encountered delays in Senate approval? 4 Sometimes the Ambassador to the United Nations is considered part of the Cabinet. Who was sworn in as our new UN representative? a-William Bundy b-Arthur Ainslingei c-Charles Yost 5 After several students set themselves on fire, there was pressure on the government of to grant more freedoms. a-Communisi China b-Portugal ©-Czechoslovakia PART II - WORDS IN THE NEWS Take 4 points for each word that you Can match with its correct meaning. 1 rebuke 2..,.. conspire 3 embargo 4 muster 5.....elude a-order that halts trade b-plan secretly with others to do wrong c-slip away from d-express disapproval e-gather together, collect NAMES IN THE NEWS points for names that you can PART III Take 6 correctly match with the clues. 1 NLF a-political arm of the Viet Cong 2 GOP b-nation's total output of goods and services ' 3 DDT c-nickname for the Republicans 4.....GNP d-New York City'santi- I poverty program 5 HRA e-pesticide in the news ' 2769 « VEC, Inc., Madison, Wisconsin MT. VERNON REGISTER-NEWS KING CITY FEDERAL SAVINGS & LOAN ASS'N. PAGE INSURANCE AGENCY DOUGLAS REXALL DRUGS JAMISON REAL ESTATE * Jan. 27, I960 Match word clues with their corresponding pictures or symbols. 10 points for each correct answer. Henry Cabot Lodge, chief U. S. negotiator at Paris peace talks Congress upped President's annual salary 5 this nation stopped Red Cross relief flights to PASHA 8 " 1 Navy is probing the capture of this ship by North Korea Senate Minority Leader Everett Dirksen hijackings a problem for this industry 7.. . Nixon family's pet Yorkshire terrier 8 this nation stopped military shipments to Israel 9 South Vietnamese President Nguyen Van Thieu 10 Symbol of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization PUEBLO HOW DO YOU RATE? Seora Etch Sida of Quiz Separately) 71 to 80 points - Good. 91 to 100 points - TOP SCORE! 61 to 70 points - Fair. 81 to 90 points - Excal (ant. 60 or Undar ? ? ? - HW FAMILY DISCUSSION QUESTION What are some of the causes of unrest on our nation's university campuses? THIS WEEK'S CHALLENGE! NO ICOIt Name North Viet Nam's chief negotiator to the Paris peace talks. CTI mrkiTP ^ ave ^ n '* ^ nci * ct Examination! STUDENTS Valuable Reference Material For Exa ms. ANSWERS ON REVERSE PAGF

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