Forest Park Review from Forest Park, Illinois on October 21, 1970 · Page 8
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Forest Park Review from Forest Park, Illinois · Page 8

Forest Park, Illinois
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Wednesday, October 21, 1970
Page 8
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FOREST PARK'REVIEW, WEDNESDAY,' OCTOBER Z\\ 1970, PAGE 8 $100 Miracle goes on. Perlas DeEspagna season. Till Oct. 31-free with new $100 checking account, savings deposit? River Forest Bank proves it again: as little as $100 works miracles at The Bank that Works Harder for You. With $100 minimum balance, you can get a Free Personal Checking Account with oo service charges, even free postage on deposits. With as low as $100 you can earn our highest interest—as much as 5.92% on two-year accounts that pay 5.75% compounded daily (much easier than other banks that require $500 or $1000 for this top interest). And now with a $100 deposit into a new account* of either kind you get these exciting Perlas De Espagna as a free gift. Is it really a miracle—or just a new kind of People's Banking that gives you more for your money? Who cares? Just hurry in during People's Hours* (including all day Wednesday) for your pearls-limited offer. THE PEARLS: Exquisite 8-mm size in popular Matinee length. With expensive features: hand- knotted; sterling silver clasp—and beautifully encased in a soft suede pouch. A perfectly precious gift. 'Or S200 deposited into any existing savings account. Savings must remain on deposit at least 90 days. Transfer from existing accounts or duplicate accounts — cannot be honored. RIVER FORESTsTATE fcTRUST COMPANY 7727 LAKE ST. RIVER FOREST, ILL. 60305 369-6400 Ptople's Houra: Lobby— 8 2 duly; also 58 Fri . Sat 8 Noon Walk-Up— 2-4 daily, Fn. 25. Dnve-lns-8-4 daily, Fn 88, Sat 8 12 MEMBER rtOERAl DEPOSIT IKSURANCE CORPORATION By Marie Sissulak Time always seems to be of interest to everyone and clocks, watches, sundials and other timepieces fascinate a large group of serious collectors. Even the amateur who is Interested only In decorating a house needs a clock somewhere and an antique clock Is often the choice. The simple rule for clocks is "if it Is in working order, attractive or unusual, It is a desirable clock". A true collector's clock should have added features such as age, excellent condition, unusual features, rarity and perhaps a label. There are hundreds of different types of American and English clocks that can still be found and most of them made before World War 1 could be of some value. To decide If your clock Is a collectors gem will require some study. Your best source of information is as close as your public library. If your clock Is an American made clock and the makers name appears on it, it should be listed in "The Book of American Clocks" by Palmer and a complete history of the clock factory can be found. From 1680 to about 1840, the grandfather clock was popular in America. It was originally called a tall case clock and much of the literature written will list it only under that name. The name "grandfather" became popular about 1875 because of the song "My Grandfather's Clock". A Grandmother's clock Is a small grandfather's clock that must be less than six feet six inches In height. They were popular from about 1750 to 1850. There are so many different types of clocks: Wall clocks, mantel clocks, cuckoo clocks, the Wag-on-the-wall, etc. but since "Time" is scarce -and space is limited, we'll write more on clocks and watches in a later column. & Glad to be back after a bout with the flu and an ulcer attack. Social Security Students! Looking for financial assistance? Dont overlook Social Security. The Social Security Administration pays out more 1" student benefits than all the scholarships offered. The most recent figures show that Social Security pays $36,000,000 each month to more than half a million full time students between the ages of 18 and 22. . How can you qualify? You must be the child—adopted, step, or natural, of a deceased parent who paid Into Social Security long enough, or a parent who Is now either receiving disability or retirement benefits from Social Security. You also must be single and In full time attendance at an accredited university, college high school or vocational school. If you think you may quallfty for these benefits but have not filed an application, call your Social Security office and ask for Pamphlet No. 48, "Social Security Benefit? for Students." The number 1 in ElmWood Park '

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