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ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH TUESDAY, JUNE 14,1980 The Women . Social Events — Group Activities icello College Instructors Married Monday in Iowa Church MRS. ROBERT SHEWMAN Ann Landers She Says the Secret Is in the Tone of Voice DEAR ANN: I just read the letter from the girl who could not think of a good reason for telling her boy friend to keep I his hands to fhimself. I was ] once in that (very same spot. [I felt I had to I be nice to the [boys or they I wouldn't take I me out. Popu- Marity was the I big thing in my Ann Landers, life and I didn't want to take a chance on offending anybody. Pretty soon it was plain that I was being out-talked every time I had a date. Then I smartened up and decided I didn't owe anybody any explanations. I just said, "Look, George, I don't have to give you any reasons why not. You know the difference between right and wrong. Now behave yourself or take me home." The j tone of my voice showed I meant business and I never had any trouble after that. I also discovered that once I started to call the signals I had more dates than ever— and the right kind too. SMARTER NOW • • • • DEAR ANN: About that guy who found two dimes on the floor of the taxi cab and put them in his pocket: You told his girl friend he was a cheapskate and he should have turned the money over to the driver. This letter is being written by five graduating seniors from Chicago's top law school, If not Illinois' best. Your decision against the boy friend was ill-considered and bogus. According to Illinois law the back seat of a taxi cab is a public place. Any personal property found therein is presumed to be lost and belongs to the finder. We suggest that you immediately reverse your decision in favor of the boy friend until the true owner proves title and demands return of same. TOP TEN PERCENTERS DEAR TOP TEN PERCENTERS: One of Chicago's finest law firms (if not Illinois' best) reviewed your findings and has advised me as follows: "A taxi cab is not a public place. It is a privately owned vehicle used as a common carrier. The driver has possession and custody of the vehicle and is responsible tor safely transporting its passengers and their goods. A passenger in a taxi cab is not in possession of the cab and has no right to any property therein." If you five law student* represent the best of the current crop of future attorneys, heaven help u* all. » * * • DEAR ANW: I'm engaged to marry a very nice man. He left town three weeks »go to travel tor hit firm for the next, five months. He has already called IB* long-distance seven timae, I appreciate his thought- (uloew, but I Jwie tor him to spend the money. I've begged him to drop me a line instead but he says he never writes letters to anyone. Why would a man flatly refuse to write a letter? I happen to know he didn't have much of a formal education. Could this be it? BAFFLED FIANCEE DEAR BAFFLED: That could be it, all right. He's probably upsure of his spelling and grammar. Now that you know—<juit nagging. Keep the phone conversations brief and let him know you appreciate his thoughtfulness. * • • * Confidential to PUZZLED TEEN-AGER: The boy should thank the girl for the dance and she should say "I enjoyed it, too." • • • * Does almost everyone have a good time but you? If so, send for Ann Landers' booklet, "How to Be.Well-Liked," enclosing with your request 20 cents in coin and a large, self- addressed, stamped envelope. (Ann Landers will be glad to help you with your problems. Send them to her in care of the Alton Telegraph and enclose a stamped, self- addressed envelope.) (c) I960, Field EnUrprlsei, Inc. Peter W.Cahill Will Address Se?iior Citizens Peter W. Cahill. executive secretary of the niinois Public Aid Commission, Chicago, will be the principle speaker at the Senior Citizen Round-up at the YWCA Friday. The roundup is a one-day conference for all persons over 50 years of age, and is sponsored by the Senior Citizen Club. Mr. Cahill, who was recently appointed by Gov. William G. Stratton as chairman of the Illinois White House Conference on Aging, will speak primarily on the progress of the conference in Illinois. A limited amount of registrations are still open, and may be secured by calling the YWCA, it was stated toduy by Mrs. Mildred Richie, publicity chairman. DAR Sees Movie At Picnic in Park A movie, "Our Flag." was shown to members of Ninian Edwards Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution following a picnic supper in Rock Spring Park Saturday evening. Some 50 member* and guests attended. Planning the picnic were Mrs. R. F. Kurz, chairman; Mrs. Roger Minton, Mrs. Robert McFarb.W, Mrs. Frances Mumterman, Miss Marjorie Brown, Miss Martha Gunter, Miss Dorothy Youngberg and Mrs. Herman Von Meyer. Mrs. Roy Gunter, program chairman, showed the fUm. Miss Marguerite Little and Robert Showman, both instructors at Monticello College, were married late Monday afternoon in West Liberty. Iowa. The candlelight ctre- mony was read at 4 o'clock by the Rev, A. D. Steffenson In First Methodist Church of West Liberty. The couple received later in the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert H. Little of West Liberty. The bridegroom Is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert F. Shewman of Rochester, N. Y. He is riding master and Instructor of Spanish at the college, and his bride is director of the Preparatory School. After a honeymoon in the Wisconsin Dells, the newlyweds will make their home on the Monticello College campus In Godfrey. For the ceremony they were attended by Mr. and Mrs. Alan D. Nichols of Ann Arbor, Mich., brother-in-law and sister of the bride, and by Mr. and Mrs. Robert H. Little Jr.. of West Liberty. Usher was John S. Tripp of Salina, Kan., a cousin of the bride. Providing nuptial music were Dr. Robert P. Oldham, chairman of the music department at Monticello, and Mrs. W. Jack Posey of Wood River, a classmate of the bride at Ltn- denwood College. The bride appeared in a gown of ivory tissue taffeta over white organza. The material was in scroll design, and the dress featured a bouffant skirt, scooped neckline, and cuffed sleeves. Miss Little's veil of ivory tulle was secured to a crown of seed pearls, and she carried a nosegay of white roses. The bride's attendants wore matching gown of white organdy accented by orchid cummerbunds with floating back panels. Embroidered flowers in an orchid shade lined their front bodices and skirts, and they carried nosegays of Talisman roses. The same flowers made up their headbands. The bride is an alumna of Lindenwood, as well as Iowa State University and Washington University. Her husband attended New York State College for Teachers at Albany, and Sturgis School of Horse- mastership in Wilton, Conn. .Nickols-Duckels Nuptials Read In Chesterfield Miss Thelma Duckels, daughter of the Rev. and Mrs. Theodore Duckels of Chesterfield, became the bride of Louis G. Nickols, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lester Nickols of Cutler, Ohio, Sunday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock in the Chesterfield Bible Ciiinp Chapel. The double ring ceremony was performed by the Rev. Mr. Duckels, assisted by the Rev. Rodney Ruberg, pastor of the United Church at Chesterfield. The couple's attendants were Miss Faye Duckels, sister of the bride, and Jack Ingram of Bartlett, Ohio. Verle Rowland of Cutler, Ohio, seated guests. Mrs. LaVerne Fenton of Chesterfield was vocal soloist, accompanied by Mrs. L'Vonne Fretty of Armstrong, Iowa. The bride wore a white street length dress, and her flowers were white carnations and pink rosebuds attached to a Bible. Mrs. Duckels was attired in a mint green dress, and her flowers were similar to the bride's. The couple received in the camp dining room, and following the reception, they left for a honeymoon in Mexico They will reside in Philadelphia, where Mr. Nickols attends Bible college. Nolan-Ruyle Wedding In Carrallton Church The Rev. Darwin Rolens, pastor of First Baptist Church officiated at the wedding Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock of Miss Brenda Ruyle of Eldred, and Kenneth Nolan of Carrollton. The couple were attended by Miss Barbara Johnisee and Dale Nolan, both of Carrollton. Wedding music was played by Mrs. Darwin Rolens. Beisers I'isit Mrs. Frank Beiser of McAllen. Tex., is here for a visit at the home ot her brother-in- law ami sister. Dr. and Mrs. Paul A. Maley, 1830 Maple Ave. Being Given For Janet Lea Miss Janet Let Braeier, whose marriage to Michael Stephen Bolo will be an event of Saturday evening, Is being honored at a series of parties this week since her arrival home from Evanston, where she was recently graduated from North* western University. On Wednesday there will be a brunch In the home of Mrs. C. M. Brown in East Alton. Mrs. Brown will be assisted by young women who will serve at the wedding reception and their mothers. They are Miss Marianne Brown. Miss Nancy Moore, Miss C. Gay Oabbert, Mrs. Walter Mm Logan Is Bride in Carrollton _. ,. _ , Miss Alice Clalr* Logan, Moore and Mrs. Charles daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Gabbert. Mrs. Henry H. Bauer Jr., of Klrkwood, Mo., aunt of the bride-elect, and matron of honor-to-be, will give a tea Thursday afternoon for relatives and out-of-town guests. On Friday, Mrs. Leo H. Turk and Mrs. M. D. Walslon Logan of Eldred became the bride of Lloyd von der Menden, son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry von der Mehden of San Francisco, Calif., in a ceremony performed at 2 o'clock Saturday in First Baptist Church, Carrollton. with the ftev. John Finnan, pastor of Eldred Bap- will give the spinster luncheon fjst church, officiating. for the bride-to-be and her attendants in the Walston residence in Alton. Mr. and Mrs. Charles J. Bolo, parents of the prospective bridegroom, will be hosts to the rehearsal dinner on Fri- Matron of honor was Mrs. Raymond Kirbach of Carroll- fon, sister of the bride, and the best man was Henry von der Mehden Jr. of San Francisco, brother of the groom. Ushers were Dr. Richard Loday night In the Sky Room of gan of st j^, flnd John A Hotel Stratford. On the day Logan ^ A)ton brothcrs of of the wedding Mr. and Mrs. Otto F. Brazier, parents of the bride, will serve a buffet at home for the wedding party and out-of-town guests. Parties were given in honor of Miss Brazier in Evanston before her departure from there. Miss Leslie A. Pelton was hostess to a personal shower, and Miss Carol G. Burns, who will serve as maid of honor, gave a china shower. Miss Burns was assisted by Miss Pelton and Miss Mary E. Norman. Guests were Pi Phi sorority sisters of the bride-to- be. Miss Kuhn's Betrothal Told In Kankakee Announcement has been made of the engagement of Miss Ann Kuhn. daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Karl Kuhn of the bride. The bride chose for her wedding a floor length gown of organdy with a sabrina neckline and short snug sleeve attached to a fitted bodice with a flowing skirt. Her finger tip veil was secured to a half crown of pearls and sequins. She carried a cascade bouquet of stephanotis and white carnations, ivy centered with a white orchid. Mrs. Kirbach's dress was fashioned of white lace over blue taffeta with a scoop neckline and featured a blue taffeta cummerbund. She wore • a blue taffeta head bow with a short veil, and carried a bouquet of white carnations and pink sweetheart roses. Soloist for the wedding was William Alfeld of Carrollton, and his accompanist was Miss Nita Ford of Carrollton who also played the wedding marches. Following the ceremony a reception was held at the home 2708 WalnutSt. to James L. Beyerlem. The betrothal was , made known at a party in the e ' home of Mr. Beyerlein's parents, Mr. and Mrs. F. K. Beyerlein, 3098 Waldron Rd., Kankakee. The bride-elect was graduated in 1959 from Southern Illinois University of Carbondale with a bachelor's degree. She is employed as counselor at East Junior High School in Kankakee. Mr. Beyerlein is a 1953 alumnus of Bradley University in Peoria, where he was awarded a bachelor's, degree in commercial art. His social fraternity is Tau Kappa Epsilon. He and his father are associated in the Nu Art Neon Sign Shop in Kankakee. Mrs. Von der Mehden is a graduate of Carrollton High School and Millikin University, Decatur. She is a member of Pi Beta Phi social sorority. Mr. von der Mehden is a graduate of the Santa Clara University in California and is attending the University of San Francisco School of Law. The couple will live in San Francisco. HospitalWomen Have Annual Picnic More than 100 persons attended the annual picnic supper for members of St. An- AssemblyMarks lhony ' s Hospital Auxiliar y last Anniversary Of Rainbow The 29th anniversary of the Order of Rainbow for Girls WHS observed last night by the Alton Assembly at a potluck dinner at which members of the advisory board were honored. During the meeting plans were made for members of the assembly to attend the St. Louis Municipal Opera on June 21, and discussion was held on the annual summer festival to be held in July. The assembly will have a bake sale Saturday at the Alton Plaza. It was announced that a special meeting will he held June 25 in the temple instead of the regular meeting. Members will attend Grand Assembly the following week Miss Rita Owens was in charge of entertainment for the evening which consisted of dancing by the team of Craig and Ayres. Mrs. Griesemer Feted At Party in Godfrey Mrs. Herbert Griesemer was honored at a stork shower given Saturday evening by Mrs. Dale Crader in her home at Pattison Heights, Godfrey. Co-hostesses were Mrs. Orval Brown, Mrs. Virgil Fryman and Mrs. Ed Griesemer. The honoree received a baby hath incite as a combined gift from several guests, and additional gifts were placed in a baby buggy decorated in pink and blue. Punch and cake were served by the hostesses. night in the solarium of the hospital. The affair was moved indoors because of the weather. Forty nuns were entertained. Mother Agatha, who has just returned from Germany, spoke briefly and introduced Sister Alfrede who came from the Mother House there to join the hospital staff here. It was announced that the auxiliary's sewing group will disband regular meetings for the summer but will continue to sew for the annual bazaar to be held Aug. 19 and 20. Mrs. Agnes Kennedy and Mrs. Paul McKernan were guests for the evening. Cochairmen of the host committee were Mrs. Robert E. Wilkinson and Mrs. Walter Klasner. Games were played. College Notes Jim Gormiey, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. W. Gormiey, 201 Michigan Ave., returned home Sunday night from Cincinnati University. Mr. Gormiey is attending the university on a Co-Op scholarship with Wagner Electric Co. of St. Louis, and is a junior student. Cooking Cues Is the deep-fat fryer out? Cut fish fillets in strips, dip in a butter and fry in deep fat until golden brown. Be sure to drain on brown paper and sprinkle with salt. Note to new cooks; to truss a chicken before roasting, tie the center of a piece of string to the bird's tail; then tie the legs and tail firmly together. The wing tips should be brought back of the bird over the neck skin. Roast the bird on a rack. Xi Delta Mil Names New Chapter VP Mrs. Charles Schmidt was elected an vice president of XI Delta Mu Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi last night at a meeting In the home of Mrs. William B. Stobbs, 204 E. Elm 8t. She succeeds Mrs. Gary Coble who resigned to move with her husband to Louisville, Ky. Mrs. William Drake was assigned to replace Mrs. Goble as representative to the sorority's city council. Mrs. Charles Krepel will serve as alternate to the council. The social committee, headed by Mrs. Charles Kruse, reported on plans for summer activities. On July 29 the group will attend the St. Louis Municipal Opera, and on Aug. 21 members will have a picnic at the home of Mrs. Schmidt in Gillespie. Mrs. Drake, program chairman, distributed new program books entitled "Festival of Life" for the coming yean Miss Cramblett Addresses BPW Board Miss Virginia Cramblett. vice president of the Business and Professional Women's Club, spoke to the board membership Monday evening during a meeting in Germania meeting room. Miss Cramblett, program coordinator for the year, spoke on "Effective Living." the theme carried through the 1959-60 club year, and continued for the 1960-61 year's program. Miss Cramblett explained that emphasis will be placed on an additional theme of Advancement for AVomen in Careers and as Citizens. This program will aim to encourage a study of careers of women, and study the utilization of all the potential power which lies behind the organization of women. The advancement of women as citizens will be discussed on local, national and international levels. Mrs. Andrew Witty, president, welcomed new board members, and Miss Dorothy Paddock, parliamentarian, explained fundamental principles of parliamentary procedure. Members were urged to attend the Leadership Conference in Olney, 111., on June 26, or the one to be held in Springfield on July 10. Following the meeting, refreshments were served by Miss Cramblett and Mrs. Witty. 60 Attend Reunion Of 1940 Marquelte Class in The Cibnra Some 60 persons attended the reunion of the 1940 graduating class of Marquette High School Saturday evening in • The Cihara. Guests met for cocktails preceding dinner, and danced to the music of Ronnie Klaus' orchestra. A centerpiece at the head table was sent by Mr. and Mrs. Robert Herb of Winter Park, Fla. Mrs. Herb, the former Miss Madeline Garvey, was unable to attend the reunion. The flowers at the remaining five tables were a gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Lock of Alton, who were present. Mrs. Lock is the former Miss Dorothy Molloy, a class member. Centerpieces and other decorations were in blue and white, the school's colors. Baby Baptized The infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel C. Merli of Roxana, was christened Dennis Gerard, Sunday afternoon in a baptismal ceremony in St. Bernard's Catholic Church at Wood River. The Rev. Maurice Quilligan officiated. Sponsors for the baby were Edward Fox of Champaign, and Mrs. Wallace Lawson. Mr. and Mrs. Merli entertained with dinner in their home afterward. Mrs. Fox accompanied her husband to Wood River for the ceremony. To Graduate as RN Mrs. Dorien Hancock Bailey will receive her diploma from the Barnes Hospital School of Nursing in a commencement program Thursday evening at St. John's Methodist Church. St. Louis. She is the daughter of Mrs. Esperence Hancock, 3904 Aberdeen Ave. Born tot SK VMS TO Ml |{\ Patricia Srol! It Is frustrating to work diligently on a skin, fit and tailor It perfectly and then find, after a few wearings, that the waistbtmd has stretched. You then either put on a belt and pull it in tight or else take the skirt apart and alter it. Frankly, I can't blame you if you use the belt ttitthod, because it's both tedious and infuriating to alter a garment that has been recently made. However, If you start out right, the waistband of a skirt can be made so that it does not stretch. Cut waistband 4 inches longer than your waist measurement. Use the selvage for one edge for a smooth finished waistband and to prevent pulling out of shape. The waistband should be completed and fitted to you separately from the skirt. Then the skirt is eased to fit the waistband. Any excess of waistband may be cut off after you have had a fitting. Interfacing is important. It prevents stretching and the band from curling over. If you cannot cut the band with the selvage on one edge, then stitch seam binding alone; one edge instead, % inch from edge on the wrong side. Cut interfacing piece one- half as wide as waistband and the same length. Baste interfacing to wrong side of one- half of the waistband (A). If skirt is* to be laundered, stitch interfacing to band along the four sides. If it is to be dry cleaned, catch-stitch in place. Fit band to your waistline, so it fits as you desire. Mark- at each end. Fold band in half lengthwise and stitch across ends, leaving V/a inch excess to allow for overlapping. The inside end is straight, and the other end may be straight or pointed (B). Trim seams; clip corners; turn right side out and press. Pin and baste faff* band to right side of skirt, easing skirt at waist to fit band (Ct. Try skirt on to test fit of band. Make any necessary adjustment. Stitch belt of skirt, taking full seam allowance. Trim seam, cutting skirt edge narrower than band edge. Press waistline seam up and inside the band. Turn under free edge of belt and pin over seam edges. Whip edge into place as shown (D). If you wish, top.stitch edges of band, top and bottom. Close zipper. Lap ends of band and mark position of hooks and eyes. Sew them on in line with zipper. Miss Scott is happy to help Seams to Me readers with sewing problems, and with questions on wardrobe and fashions. However, because so many are seeking her assistance, Miss Scott asks readers to please limit their letters to only one question. Send your question to Patricia Scott in care of the Alton Telegraph, enclosing a stamped, self-addressed envelope for reply. (c) I860, Field Enterprise*, Inc. Mrs.Ringhausen Elected by Piano Teachers Mrs. Ted Ringhausen of Jerseyville was elected president of the Alton Area Auxiliary of the National Guild of Piano Teachers at a dinner meeting last night in the lodge of Pere Marquette State Park. She succeeds Mrs. Jackson Blaisdell who conducted a short business meeting. Named as first vice president was Mrs, Leo Bethards of Roxana; second vice president, Miss Gertrude Horn of Alton; secretary, Mrs. H. E. Taube, Bunker Hill; treasurer, Mrs. Max Thompson, Alton; Mrs. Blaisdell will serve as publicity chairman. These officers with Mrs. Austin Windsor, piano auditions chairman, will comprise the board of the organization and will meet July 11 to formulate program and other plans for the coming year. Comprising the nominating committee were Mrs. Windsor, Miss Emma Horn and Miss Nita Ford. Miss Blake*a Nuptial Date Is June 25 In an account of a party given for Miss' Judith Blake, in Saturday's Telegraph, it was stated that she would be married next Saturday to Roland Tutt. The date of the wedding will be Saturday, June 25. A shower was given recently for Miss Blake by Miss Mary Ellen Tutt and Mrs. William Tutt, sister and sister-in-law of the prospective groom, at 1105 E. Seventh St. Mrs. Jackson Will Head Auxiliary Mrs. Ralph Jackson was elected president of the American Legion Auxiliary 126 during a meeting in the Legion home Monday evening. She succeeds Mrs. Edward Gillis- pey. Elected to serve with her are Mrs. Henry Girth, first vice president; Mrs. William Lewis, second vice president; Mrs. Ralph Drury, chaplain; Mrs. Fred Hite, sergeant-at- arms; Mrs. Gillispey, historian. Delegates to the state convention in Chicago on Aug. 18-20 will be Mrs. Gillispey, Mrs. Girth, Mrs. Drury and Miss Fannie Ullrich. Alternates will be Mrs. A. E. Springgate and Mrs. L. M. Cummings. Mrs. Luther McCoy was named delegate to the national convention to be held in Florida in August. Nylon 420 Makes Cotton More Durable For longer wearing men's work clothes and children's play clothes, buy cotton reinforced with nylon 420. A University of Illinois home economist reports that nylon 420 is a blending fiber specially engineered to make cotton fabrics more durable. But, remember, fiber content is not the only checkpoint for durability. You must still check ready-made garments for strong, sturdy construction. Lodges "Non-mothers" night will be observed by members of Carlin Rebekah Lodge Thursday evening at 8 o'clock in Greenwood Hall. Degree of Pocahontas, Ull- maee Council 222, will meet Wednesday evening at 8 o'clock in Teamsters' and Chauffeur's Hall. Complete UB* of Popular, IP art Stereophonic ttcord* GOULD Music Go, Mi C. Broadway HO 6-1213 and Security be your* U you (earn BEAUTY CULTURE • few month* of study lodlvttufti lastruotioiu by FOUR STATE ACCRfDITEP TEACHERS 1'lamn Starting Mow fart Time ettudente CENTRAL ILLINOIS BEAUTY SCHOOL A w»U koetvo name la Beauty Culture for «A yean ««1 tteory 8t — 4ltoo. tli - HUM* UO 6-4411 BOXSTORAGE FOR WINTER WOOLENS Phil NO 5-M77 NOTHING TO PAT TILL FALL OMEGA and HAMILTON WATCHES Stt Our Selection EDWARD OH JIWILIR Auttioriztd Oiftributert Stretford Hotel Mr. M* Mi*. toy, 625 Ferguson, Wood Rivtr, a daughter, 8 poundi, 13 ounces, 9:35 p.m., Sunday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mf, and MM. Hen-Id Bern*, 1526 Highland, a son, 6 pounds, 3 ounces, 10:44 a.m., Monday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Robert DOT, 412 Bluff, a son, 12:52 p.m., Monday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mra. Maurice MixoR, 713 Schwartz, Edwardsvllle, a son, 4 pounds, 9 ounces, 1:34 p.m., Monday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Troy Cole, 245 Walnut, Roxana, a son, 6 pounds, 10 ounces, 4:37 a.m., Monday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Conw»y, 1322 Garden, a daughter, 7 pounds, 3 ounces, 7:26 a.m., Monday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Nick Perlca. 313 Dorris, a son, 7:07 a.m., Monday, St, Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Km. Bobble Cunningham, 838Va Washington, a son, 8 pounds, 1 ounce, 7:26 p.m., Monday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mm. Jack Hill, 2725 Viewland, a son, 8 pounds, 8 ounces, 6:26 p.m., Monday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. William Barton, 202 Brookwood, East Alton, a son, 8 pounds, 2 ounces, 10:03 p.m., Monday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Carl Teets, 506 Wendt St., Dundee, twin sons, the first at 1:21 p.m., Monday weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces, the second at 1:23 p.m. Monday weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces. The babies have been named Brad Lawrence and Brent James. Mrs. Teets is the former Miss Mary Edna Jackson of Wood River. Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Cannon, 14050 Marilyn Ave., Saratoga, Calif., a daughter, fifth child, Janet Ellen, 8 pounds, 7 a.m. Sunday, Saratoga. Mr. and Mrs. Cannon are former AJton residents. Mr. and MM. Richard Johnson, Rt. 1, Edwardsville, a daughter, Laura Elayne, 7 pounds, 13 ounces, 8:46 p.m., Monday, Alton Memorial Hospital. Elder children, Jane 5, Eric SVi. Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Curtis, 424 Old St. Louis Rd., Wood River, a daughter, 8 pounds, 8 ounces, 6:06 p.m., Monday, Alton Memorial Hospital. Elder children, Michael 5, Darlene 3Va, and Sharon Kay, 14 months. Sgt. and Mra. Robert Lowe, Oceanside, Calif., a daughter, Lauren Kathryn, 7 pounds, 11 ounces, last Wednesday in Oceanside. S. Sgt. and Mrs. B. K. Allen, a daughter, Alison, 8 pounds, Lakenheath Air Base, England. Maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. T. W. Smith, Mitcham Surrey, England, and paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Allen, 311 Parker. Music Recital Wednesday Earl McGill wil] present pupils in a recital at 8:30 o'clock Wednesday evening in Campbell Chapel, AME Church. Appearing as piano soloists will be David Banks, Lawrence Banks, Mary Weeden, LeRoi Armstead, Ann McGill, Lena McFern, Johnnie Mae Cobb, Jo Ann Williams, and Helen Poindexter. Saxophone solos will be played by Ronnie Bolton, and Hettie Poindexter. Queen Esther McFem will play a trumpet solo; Karen Gill an alto clarinet solo; Patricia Kimball, clarinet; Jacqueline Jennings, flute; Anita Poindexter, baritone. A duet will be played by Jacqueline Jennings, flute, and Patricia Kimball, clarinet. A trio by Queen Esther McFern, trumpet; Hettie Poindexter, saxophone, and Anita Poindexter, baritone; and a quartette by Jacqueline Jennings, flute; Helen Poindexter, clarinet; Hettie Poindexter, saxophone; and Earl McGill, baritone. 723 E. 5th ALTON HO 2-2212

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