WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 1954 Watted fll James Watson, former Alton resident who has li^ed In Shipman for several yesrs following his retirement as on the Chicago & here, is reported Carlinville Area \vhich he was me after suffering a Alton News Phone 3-6641 load master Alton R. R. (ticftlly ill at lospital. to led Tuesday econd heart attack. Watson was in the True Nursing Home for three weeks prior to which he pad had his first attack. Miss El zabeth Dean cared for Watson at his home. His brothrs and one sister, live in Alton. They are Harry of Mount St. and William Watson and Mrs. Gertrude Petifer of Alby St. Anothr sister, Mrs. Luther 'Gillham, lives at Dow. His parents, the late Dr. and Mrs. S. M. Watson, lived on Madison Ave. for many years and his father maintained an office on Belle St. Before moving to Shipman, Watson lived on William and Bond St. Blrthilay Party ttir bill Ash Bill Ash. seven-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. William Ash of of 900 W. Delmar St., was honor guest at a brthday party Saturday, during which the group enjoyed an outdoor wiener roast and games. Prizek in games were awarded to Lonnie Mercuric, t and Richard Flure attended the party and Linda Mecin were Charles o, Maurine, Michael. Timmy and Molly McLaughlin, John K;hner, Eddie Hogue, Ted Ash ard Becky Kel- dol. Mrs. AsTi was fssitcd in entertaining the children by Mrs. Mercurio. Mrs. B:>b McLaughlin and Mrs. Curtis Keidel. I'laygroup Group William J. Stobb president of the Sonny Fones, 'ancy Keidel, ing the meeting included adoption of by-laws, and naming of a building committee, including Nelson Miler, William B. Stobbs William McGiffen. Lynn Whyers and Harry Cross. serve the ordinances. Wednesday at 7:43 the Rev. Alfred Van Dyke of the Berwn Bible Fellowship Crmreh will continue his midweek sermons on "Future Things". At Elm Street Presbyterian Church the ordinfnce of communion will be observed Rt the 7:3Q p. m. service Thursday, with the The regular meeting date has, Rev - William R KimbrmiRh. pas- been set for the second Tues-' day in each month at 8 p. m., at the home of W. R. Stobbs, 204 E. Elm St. or at such place as may be designated. The next meeting will be May 11. Thusday of next week the auxiliary of the association will meet at the home of Mrs. William Tierney, 400 Brenfwood Ave., for a potluck dinnr at 12:30 p. m. EftH.r Riser William Cress, 116 Gerson St., is taking full advantage of Ihe spring weather before going to his employment at Elm Street Market. Early this morning Cress went to Sportsman lake, Godfrey Road, where he caught 17 bluegills. Ladies Aid Meeting Because of the funeral of John Krug in Elm Street Presbyterian Church Thursday at 1:30 P. m., Ladies Aid will quilt only till noon. There will be no refreshments. Teacher (o Attend Convention Miss Ruth Toomey, daughter of the Rev. D. H. Toomey, pastor of Melville Congregational Others who Church, will leave Thursday for New York City, to attend the ? was elected lloffmeister Playground Association, Tuesday evening in meetins: at: the home of his son.' Willie n B. Stobbs, 204 E. Elm St., who was named vice president; Paul Walters, recording secretary; treasurer and Harry Cross, fin ancjal secretary. The board of directors named at the same meeting is com' posed of William B] Whyers and Gil will serve three McGiffin, William John Eichorn, . Slobbs, Lynn Neikirk, who ears; William J. Stobbs and Paul Walters, tws years; and John Eichorn, Kenneth Thieson and Harry Cross, one year. Other businsss onducled dur- CHOKED THANK HEAVENS!! Most attacks are acid indigestion take Bell-ans tablets. They contain the fastest-acting medicines known _.._ . ~»> vwt* v-«Vbll*|£ 111 to doctor* for the re] and sa*. Get Bell %>lth *tein«ch When it strikes el of heartburn in* today. 25*. National Convention' of physical education teachers. She experts to be gone a \vek. A resident of 2721 College Ave., Miss Toomey Leaches physical education in 1he elementary and junior high schools of Wood River and Hartford. Lady BURS lo Military Order of Lady Bugs will meet Thursday evening at the Veterans Memorial Center, 306 \V. Delmar St. Mrs. Pansy Mitchell, golrthug, will preside. 'Special Church Observance* With Holy Week drawing to a close many churches arc preparing to observe Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday with special services. Departing from the usual observance of communion on Thursday evening, the Melville Congregational Church will have Its candlelight communion Friday at 7:30 p. m. and the pastor, the Rev. D. H. Toomey, will speak briefly on the crucifixion and review the seven last sayings from the Cross. Sunday morning the church will have a combined service at 7:30 a.m. with the sermon subject "Out of Defeat—Victory." At the First Church of God, the Rev. Cleo P. Kiern will have the regular prayer and fasting service at 6:30 p. m. Wednesday, On Thursday the congregation will ob- _ PIET FAMOUS FEATURES FAMOUS QUALITY $189.95 VALUE (Cabinet Sink . . . $79.79 iablntt Sink . . . $99.95 0 DOWN PAYMENT Up to 8< Month* to Pay ••P. • $wln«iiJ m «hr»m« Hnii • Flvttd, ««-lip droUboardi. • Tw« IPMJOWI droweri. IMMEDIATE DELIVERY tor. speaking on "The Meaning of the Lord's Supper." The choir will sing "Who Crucified My Lord?" There will be two services Sunday. Ihe first at 8:30 a. m. and the second at 10:43. The sermon subject will be "Life Everlasting." At St. Ambrose Church Thursday mass wil be said at 8 a. m. Procession of the Blessed Sacrament to the Repository, stripping of the altar and distribution of holy communion will be held af 6 30 a. m. and 7 a. m. Friday at 9 a. m. mass of the Pre Sanctified; Holy Saturday ceremonies will begin at 7 a. m., mass at 8:30. at which holy communion may be received. Thursday at 7:30 p. m. there will be evening devotions with holy hour and sermon; Friday af 7:30 p. m. there will be a sermon on The Passion, and Stations of the Cross. Confessions will be heard following both evening services Thursday and Friday. Easter masses will be at 5:45, 9. 10 and 11:15 a. m., with high mass at 7 a. m. Choosey Voter One voter at a North Alton polling place was not only sure of which party he wanted to vote for in the primary election Tuesday, but even was sure of the color of. ballot ho would use. When tlw clerk queried him about the party ballot, the voter asking (jokingly) what was the difference. He was told one color was for the Republican party and another for the Democratic. The voter's wife replied "Oh. just write pink or blue." Withouf the least hesitation (and a perfectly straightface) the husband wrote in his color and asked for a ballot of the same hue at the same time. He was handed the* proper ballot, but not until the voter was in the booth marking it had the clerk noticed that the party was not indicated—only the color. The ballot was properly cast and counted—he hopes. Baptist Girls Meet Regular meeting of the North Alton Baptist 11 and 12-year-old girls ol the junior class was held Tuesday evening at the home of Miss Carole Ealey of Luella St. with Mrs. Lawrence Ball and Mrs. Seth Burleson. Following the business meeting games were played and refreshments in keeping with Easter were served by Mrs. Elmer Ealey and Carole. Others at the meeting were Mary Wade, Roma Vanfossen, Sue Ellen Watt, Lucy Frankford and Elizabeth Helem., The next meeting will 'be May 11 at the home of Mrs. Burieson, 1830 Ervay St. The Burlesons have recently .moved back to their home here | from 826 Danforth St., where they 'lived with their daughter, Mrs. Helen Corrigan Kruthis, who was married in March and with her husband is living on a farm in Sorento. The Burlesons lived with their daughter for two years. Last Sunday Mrs. Kruthis with her two children, Karen and Michael, visited her parents and reported that although she knew .little about farming, she was now trying to raise 350 chicks, and that the children were delighted with farm life. Voting- Adult Meeting Postponed Young Adult Class of the Elm Street Presbyterian Church has postponed its meeting from Thursday until April 22 because of Maundy Thursday services in the church. At the meeting, which will be a potluck at 6:30 p. m. at the church, reports will be received in regard to the membership drive in progress. Since the campaign Is being conducted on women vs. men basis, 'and since the losers will have to pay for treats at another meeting no one yet has been able to gage the intensity of the drive. Missionary Society Meeting Mrs. Frank Chappee and Mrs. Maud Reed will be hostesses at the regular meeting of the Elm Street Missionary Society meeting Monday evening in the church. Mrs. F. W. Bromgihin speaker at the spring Presbyterial held recently in Jerseyville will be a guest speaker, and Mrs. Otha Clark will be guest musician. A meeting for all women of the church is being arranged for May, with Mrs. S. E. Cahoon, presbyterial secretary, as speaker. Lovejoy PTA to See Film, Hear Lecture A film and a lecture by representatives of the Illinois Parent- Teacher Congress will be part of the program at tonight's Lovejoy Parent-Teacher Association meeting at the school, Principal James Bailey announced today. The meeting begins at 8'o'clock. Miss lone Gorham, chairman of the nominating committee, will make her report. Alfred Armstead will report on the amateur show of which he was chairman. Refreshments will be served. Health service Jobs pay uo> healthy salaries in South Africa, says Frank Cheek, head of Pur. ban's Public Health .Committee, and young men steer clear of such posts. ""Telegraph Want Adi AL1t>N EVENING TELEGRAPH Hospital Notes PAGE THIRTEEN Alton *ff»mof»f<tt Mfrllrftl frr-afrm>nt \Vm. Henderson. 2721 Grandview Charles L. Cook. Jerseyvlllc Irma Westfall. Brighton * Chauneey Clayton. 3403 Lincoln Stanley Tver*. Eldred MM. Lillian Evans. 1306 Main Mrs. Ruth McCoy, 102 Chouteau Mrs. Faye Smith. Greenville Miss Dorothy A. Glatt, 231 W. Elm Onydt-n Derickson. Edwardsville Harry I^eroy Ontis. Fieldon Mrs. Bthel Jcniett, 1201 Sbaulding Mrs. Marie Porter, 2719 North Robert Kogel, Godfrey ' I Clure ! fctrftwil Trwirnwirt ! Price Duley. 718 Belle (Don E. Baldridge. 221 White- East Alton Bennie Inman. 163 Shamrock East Alton Mrs. Doretre M. Schien. 3509 Coronado Mrs. Alma Narup. 1510 Mark Charles Powell. Rt. 1, Moro Mrs. Nellie Tillrnan, 2409 Judson William Marrs. South Roxana Liborio Mormino, 420 Shatp Wood River Mrs. Barbara Lngemann, Strong Mrs. Anna Jehkinson, Gulf Lane, Bethalto, 111. Mrs* Clare Hilton, 2322 Sanford Mrs. Anna Lauck, 418 Jefferson Mrs. Ruby Myers. Jerseyville Lloyd Allen, Hillview Mrs. Marie Bailey, 525 Lincoln, E. Alton Mrs. Joan Stipanovidi, 624 Emerald Mrs. Lois Goeptert, 2601 W. Bloomer Dr. Mrs. Charles Weigler, 3113 Leo Mrs. Betty DpJarnetl, 2517 Bost- \vick Gary Kilzmiller. Fieldon f Jolcen Scott, Greenfield i Mrs. Marvcne.Wcissenfluh, 1038 ' Danforth i Miss Donna Hnvelkfl, Edwards| ville i Mrs. Pearl Pickelt, Wood River i Mrs. Margaret Moody, Ci radon Cynthia March, 2506 Hardy Wood River . Township Medical Treatment Mrs. Ruth E. Hazelip, Hartford Ray Miller, 139 Lakeside, East Alton Robert L. Otto, Hartford Mrs. Thelma I. Randolph, 732 E. Woodlawn, East Alton Mrs. Helen M. Tomerlin, 113 Park Surgical Treatment Joan Nelle Fox, 332 Broadway, East Alton Roger R. Raines, 346 S. Central Mrs. Thelma R. Clem, South Roxana Mrs. Edna Straub, Roxnna Dennis Harry Hargrave, Hartford Charles H. Patton, 718 Cardot, East Alton Ruby E. Hacke, 405 E. Airline Dr., East Alton Joseph E. Grizzle Jr., Rt. 2, Jerseyville Dismlsttata * Judith Ann Militello, 459 Evans Joan Nelle Fox, East Alton Miss Barbara A. Cook, ,676 Pending Kathy Jean Ellis, Roxana Gregory Dean Ennis, 3714 Coronado Alonda Gale Evans, Rt. 1, Bethalto Mrs. Mabel M. Burchell, 3305 Come-ln-Place Mrs. Margaret Wall, Hartford Mrs. Geraldine F. Vollintine, 424 Sotier Mrs. Fern O. Long, Rt. 1, Moro St. Joseph'* Medical Treatment Karen McManus, 826 Cherry Norman Barton, Rt. 1, Alton Paula Ludnda Knight, Roxana Charles Fricker, 1620 Bozza Mrs. Urvana V. Morales, 319 Me- POSI oi/» SoJtf ood Stnrice HAL 3-7721 DRESSEL YOUNG DAIRY GRADE A HOMOGENIZED MILK Emewon. 1809 1025 Lawrence Edward Wood River Miss Leila Jean Corwin, Myrtle Dismissals Mrs. Marie Ackerman, Diamond Mrs. Elizabeth Baker, 109 Ninth, Wood River Mrs. Ann Barton, 1107 EasM Fourth Rickey Eaker, 370 Mctnwney Mrs. Ida Ellis, 1520 Maupin Barbara L. Fischer, 1522 Spaulding Robert Hildensleln, Edwardsville Frank Kennedy. 2424 Clavvson Mrs. Mary Maloney, 126 Seventh, Wood River Miss Virginia Manns, 919 Alton Elmer Moynagh, 1111 Logan Novitskie, 2408 Henderson Terry Osborne, Collage Hills eorge Rogers, Litchfleld Michael Stevens, 246 Penning, Wood River Mrs. Charlotte Unverzagt, 1121 Central Miss Teresa Wegner, 11121 Central Melvin Weller, 852 Acton, Wood River Mrs. Mamie Ntsingcr, 213 Wisconsin To Begin Canvass of Votes This Afternoon EDWARDSVILLE - Official canvass of returns from Tuesday's primary election in Madison County's 127 precincts was expected to begin by mid-afternoon at the office of County Clerk Eulalla Hotz. Members of the canvassing board, in addition to Miss Holz, are justices of the peace Mrs. Elvira Thurbcr of Granite City, Republican, and William C. Boerckel, Venice, a Democrat. By noon today, ballot pouches had been returned to the clerk's office by election judges from virtually all precincts in the county. MM. meet meet «MM» «MC MM * A POSfT EXCLUSIVE " ! THE ! '•'' ^^^V i^V~Mi ^^T 9 ^ ^B^i^ * I speaks out! | M ^S£*&^. ft I I I I \ ( Now, in his own words, I ex-Vice-Preaident Barkley I I tells the inside story of the f .hiatory ha helped make. Out I of forty yean of high-level * politics, from Wilson I through Truman, he gives I the roost exciting, moat hi- | larious incidents, as only a I roaster storyteller can. Be ? •ure to get your copy of the 1 Post today and start wad- • I Ing That Reminds Me- , t , by ALBEN W. ! BARKLEY ' Telegraph Want Ada CLICK FALSE TEETH Thot Loosen Need Not Embarrass M*nj wekren at l»lm tectb bare audered real embarrassment beee.ua* their ptate drapped^wSJ 5T£$£ «; Ie <«.«»Ju»t the wrong Ume. Do not lire In./ear at thU happening to Jj"* «PrtnlOe a little fSm&m alkaline (non-acid) powder, on " Obituaries HenryAshauerSr. EDWARDSVtLLE - Henry Ashauer Sr.. 71-year-old farmer, died M 7:20 a m. today at hi* residence at Carpenter after an extended illness. A resident of this vicinity for 33 years, he was bom July IS. 1882, at St. JacAb, a son of the late William and Nettle Isenbrrc Ashauer. Surviving besides his widow, the former Anna Scheibe. are five sons, Ittnvy Ashauer Jr., of Granite City, Wllberf Ashmiw of Krf. warrlsvllle, Carl, Irvin and Andrew Ashauer, all of Carpenter; a daughter, Mrs. Ann Urban, Carpenter; thYee brothers, Louis. Ren and William Ashauer Jr., all of Edwardsvllle; two sisters, Miss Mary Ashauer of Edwardsville and Mrs.*George Mlehauscn, St. Lmils, also 12 grandchildren. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church at Carpenter. Friends may call at Weber Funeral Homo from 7 p. m. Thursday until 11 A. M. Sal in-day, when the body Is to be taken tnl Zton Lutheran Church for fumral services at 2 p. m.. In charge rt the pastor, the Rev. R. G. Kin 7. Interment will he in the Carpenter Cemetery. John W. JERSEYVILI.K — .tohn Wesley NVatts, 66, a veteran inf World War I, died Tuesday at R:3fi n. m. in (he Soldiers and Snillors Home at Quincy. HP was born Krtt 29. 18S8, In Greene County, a *|)ti of the Into William W., and ljuriorn Martin Watts. Surviving are a km, John W. Wntts Jr., Wood River: a daughter. Mrs. LucilUJ Henderson, Klmnnth Falls, Dm, thrre brothers, Krr-d, Jerscyi'llle: George, KHIIO, and James k Springfield; three sisters, Mrs. Jjcsse Farmer and Mrs. James Ixiilig. Jerseyvllle, and Mrs. Mark Page. Hot Springs,! Ark., and one grandchild. The body is at Jacoby Bros. Funeral Home where friends may j cull nfter 7 p. m. Thursday. Funeral rites will be conducted at 2 p. m. Saturday at the funeral home hy the Rev. F. W. Schwar/- loscv Rtirial wil he in Oak Grove Cemetery. Military rites will he conducted hy Worthy Post 492, American Legion, and Veterans of Foreign War Post 4528. 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