Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois on October 30, 1952 · Page 22
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Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois · Page 22

Mt Vernon, Illinois
Issue Date:
Thursday, October 30, 1952
Page 22
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THE REGISTER-NEWS — MT. VERNON, ILLINOIS SAT., NOV. 1st LP. M. til 4 P. M. MT. VERNON FAIRGROUNDS BIGGEST EVER HELD IN SO. ILL. ENOUGH SOUTHERN BARBECUE TO FEED 10,000 HUNGRY PEOPLE NO SPEECHES ATTENTION 4 WAYS TO REGISTER 1—Fill in coupon below and mail to Veti for Ike Hq. 2—Stop in Vets for Ike Hq. and get your free ticket. 3—Free tickets will be available at the Fairgrounds gate, Sat., Nov. 1st. 4—Tickets available at most veteran posts in this area. REGISTER NOW—MAIL THIS COUPON NAME „ „> ADDRESS BRANCH OF SERVICE „ _ T 'MBER IN FAMILY „ I Understand I Must Be ~ -*ser to Win a T*rlzt IMPORTANT YOU MUST BE PRESENT AT THE MT. VERNON FAIRGROUNDS SAT., NOV. 1st TO BE ELIGIBLE TO WIN A PRIZE. ran 9 ENTERTAINMENT Grand Pappy Bayne Hillbilly Band WC'NT Radio Station, Centralia, III. FREE TICKETS TO THE MT. VERNON THEATRES ATTENTION |00 IN SPECIAL PRIZES 1—Most veterans in one family (fathers, mothers, brothers, sisters). Must be present or now on active service $50.00 2—Veteran with most children present or now on active service $50.00 3—Oldest veteran (actual age) $25.00 i 4 —Veteran service woman or nurse with longest service record $25.00 5—Biggest veteran (actual weight) $25.00 6—Highest ranking veteran present $25.00 - 67 CASH PRIZES - 1st PRIZE—$200.00 Two $100.00 Prizes Four 50.00 Prizes Twenty 10.00 Prizes Forty 5.00 Prizes ATTENTION, MEN NOW IN SERVICE AND GOV'T HOSPITALS Parents or wives of men in service may register for them by mailing in coupon on this page. Give branch of service and present mailing address. They can share in the'prize money without being present. Veterans confined to government hospitals may obtain a free ticket by mailing coupon to Vets for Ike Headquarters. Parents and wives of the above groups are cordially invited to attend. It will be a RED LETTER DAY in old Mt. Vernon SPONSORED BY YETS FOR IKE Comm HEADQUARTERS 114 N. 10th, Mt. Vernon ANYONE WISHING TO WORK WITH THE COMMITTEE . . . STOP IN; PLEASE

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