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PAGE SIXTEEN ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH SATURDAY, JULY 5,19SI Is A Completely Modern Ranch Type Home ' -J ^BB» ' x^^^^^^^nyjlmma^^^i^^^^^^iaiafcl . _^. —.— ,. * i .« _^^^i. *k1ntft*t*3l " "****^aiiSS^ ^m iJ^gj—MjiygjMgiajj FIRST MORTGAGE LOANS ALTON Rooms Bedrooms Closets Dimensions Six Two Six 29,900 ft. , .54' x 28' ING') * LOAN The beautiful large picture window in the living room, the open front piazza, and the glass blocks providing light for the entry hall, are architectural details that will appeal to many prospective home builders for hoth their practical and decorative values. I protection for the front entrance is provided by the open porchway.j Long and narrow, the entry hall contains a large coat closet in its back wall; a doorway to the front I bedroom at the right, and an open archway to the living room at the, left. Living-Dining Room Spacious in dimensions, 2V x 14'6", the living room is large enough to easily serve as a combination living and dining room. MANUFACTURER OF QUALTT* AWNINGS FOR 33 YEARS CAMPBELL 100 Central Ave. Phone 3-I8IS Alton • INTERIOR • EXTERIOR FOY PAINTS MULE-HIDE ROOF SHINGLES INSULATION MATERIALS BUILDERS' HARDWARE HEADQUARTERS FOR DO-IT-YOURSELF FREE ESTIMATE on HOME BUILDING, REPAIRING tni REMODELING Our Store It Now Open on Menooy on* fridoy Nitei Till f P.M. Until i P.M. LUMBER CO. MMMnrinr The large firelace in the left wall, flanked by built-in bookshelves, shares decorative honors with the lovely picture window in the front wall. If this room is used as a combination living-dining room, the dining section will have to be located in the rear section of the room where it will be nearest to the kitchen. Even though you use this room for two purposes you'll still find it has ample space for your television set. Against the right wall, between the doorways, would be an ideal location. Although it is a sort of connecting link between the passageways leading to the rooms in "The Spokane," the living room is well laid out with all the doors so placed thnt you don't have to go directly through the center of the room to get from one hallway to another. Cellar stairs lead down from the tiny hallway leading from the living room to the kitchen and also connecting with the dining room, den or bedroom. Compact and, well planned with its wealth of cabinets, cupboards ,and working counters, the kitchen contains a sep- last corner on to a small stoop; leading out to the back yard. In the kitchen itself the sink is conveniently placed under the double windows in the back wall; the stove is placed against the right wall at the end of the line of work- counters. Additional working counters against the front wall and next to the refrigerator, will prove especially useful when you're taking foods out of the refrigerator as well as when you're storing them !many families. With its one large window flanked by narrower casement windows, in its back wall, the Spokane's dining room (or den or bedroom) its* assured of plenty ot light and ventilation. Measuring 12'xlO'6". the room is large enough to serve anyone of its three purposes. The big closet in the center of the right wall will prove especially useful if you decide to use this room as a bedroom either for a member ol , HI VI I Dp, niciii arate breakfast corner at the left away A!so i^ted convenlentlyjthe family or for guests If the end of the room. i near lo thc St0 ve, these counters) ™om is to serve as a dining room Well lighted by two windows, the!will come in doubly handy in mealjthls closet area could easily be breakfast corner will see service;preparation tasks. made into a clnna closcl all day through. It's an excellent i Multi-Purpose Room spot to serve family luncheon's or lo chat over a cup of tea with the next door neighbor. The back or service entry 'opens off the break- Including a room that can be used for any number of purposes is a modern feature of home planning—one that suits the needs ot An extra closet, always useful in any home, opens on the connecting hallway just beyond this multi-purpose room. Containing double windows in its back wail plus a single window in the right wall, the back bedroom Is assured of cross ventilation as well as as plenty of light. The large closet in this 13'6"xll' room provides adequate storage space. An all-modern bath is located between the front and back bed rooms. Containing a tub and shower, this bathroom receives ample light through its one window. The extra-large linen closet, opening on the hallway leading from the liv ing room to the right wing of the house, is placed so as to be most convvenient to the bedrooms am bath Desigrred to serve as the maste bedroom, the front bedroom "i 13'6"xl3' in dimensions, It ha two windows in th* right wall an a single window in the front wal An extra large closet was placed in the back wall of this room to provide sufficient storage room for both occupants of this room. Located at the left end of the house, the garage can be reached through the breakfast corner as well as through the regular front entrance. Protected entrance to the garage is always a good fea« hire itt any home plan for It proves so convenient time and again both in stormy and in sunny weather. Measuring 20'xl2', the garage Is large enough to provide storage space for garden tools, screens etc. Blueprints Available Complete plans for this Home or any home in this series available at Home of the Week. Inc., 87 Weybosset St., Providence, R. I. They are priced at $12.75 for first set. Send check or plans will be shipped C.O.D. Should plans prove unsuitable money will be refunded upon return of plarts less a service charge of 25 per cent. A free home owner's kit included with each set of plans. Hand SaW Still Basic Tool for Workshop BY MR. FIX Distributed by NBA Sen-Ice You might think that with all o the portable power in the market- circular saws, jig saws and specia SKELGAS LASTS LONGER! ... because it's PURE! And you'always get full weight, too! How can you be lure of getting your monty't worth when you buy IP-Gat. If'i simple—juit dt pend on Skelgoi, the only gai that hot passed the four rigid tests for purity. A full measure of purest fuel means more trouble free performance per' cylinder. Try Skelgas and seel Basic saws for the home handy man are shown, above. A first saw might well be an eight-point crosscut. It will rip, too. saw attachments for electric drillSjsomething as big as constructing ~ —that the hand saw had gone out of style. • Well, it hasn't. Tackle a warm- weather chore a good distance from the house and source of power and you'll be glad to have this standard old-fashioned cutting tool in your shop. Of course, if you're tackling Build It Yourself Home Air Circulator Will Help You Beat The Heat /^PLUMBER] WE DO OUR WORK, THEN WE INSPECT, EACH LITTLE THING MUST BE CORRECT/ OW f 4IM World's finest fuel and appliances nothing better under sun! oluminum awnings $125 P. ONLT flKXALUM proridei til theat excluMve fMtvm t PERMANENT FINISH • COMPLETE-VENTILATION • WEATHER PROTECTION • GLARE-FREE HALO LIGHT Wl OFHR WfOOf PLAN FINANCING! garage or porch, rent,~ buy orj borrow a power unit and get someone to show you how to use it. But for building the kids a sandbox, or when repairing some stairs or even cutting tomato stakes, a hand saw will do all you want it to do and perhaps do it more accurately. THE BASIC SAW for every handyman is the wood-cutting hand It's generally 26 or 24 inches >ng (26 inches is preferred). It has a wide, tapered, metal blade, wood handle and differs widely as the number of teeth per inch anil their set. Number of teeth per inch is the method by which saws are classified, generally. Classification is known as the "point" system. Thus, a 12-point saw is one that has 12 teeth to the inch. Rip saws have four-to five-and- one-half teeth per inch. They're used for cutting with the grain of the wood, and make a coarse cut . The crosscut saw, used for cut' ting across the grain of the wood, has from six lo 12 teeth per inch, and gives a fairly fine cut. FOR THE HANDY MAN who Is just beginning to equip his shop, the first, basic saw is an eight-point crosscut saw. It will give a moderately fine cut and is versatile enough, so that it will handle ripping jobs he's likely to encounter, Keep the saw clean and dry. Give, it a light wiping with machine oil after use, or protect it with an oxidation-resistant polish. Some authorities suggest that you oil or paraffin the sides of the blade—use oil when sawing green wood, paraffin on lumber that you may want to finish if a particular piece ot wood gives you trouble. After the saw has been in use for some time the "set" of the Why swelter when you can actually do something abdut the way the hot weather 'affects your home. When the temperature rises and you long for a cool breeze, there is something you can do besides "talk about the heat". Flip a switch and you make 8 breeze that will lower inside temperatures as much as 10 degrees. This 20" or 24", easy to build home air circulator, does a terrific job. * Complete, easy to follow, step-by-step directions, plus full size patterns take all the mystery out of building the unit illustrated above. Directions explain how to build this unit to fit various size windows or attic opening. All metal parts required can be purchased from any well stocked hardware store. Pattern illustrates all parts required and shows how these are assembled and powered by a % or Vn H.P. motor. . • Send 50c in coin or money order (no stamps please) for Window or Attic Air Circulator, Pattern No. 135 to Alton Telegraph, P. 0. Box 215, Pleasantville, N. Y. Send additional 35c for 64 page catalog illus, rating over 300 other build ourself projects. Send additional 0% if payment is made.by chec nd lOc for first-class mail. Copyright 1958—Donald R. Brann BUY THE PAINT That's Worth the Work EVERS' PAINT AND WALLPAPER STORE HIS Milton Road. 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