Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on July 9, 1960 · Page 2
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
July 9, 1960

Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 2

Publication:
Location:
Alton, Illinois
Issue Date:
Saturday, July 9, 1960
Page:
Page 2
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 2 article text (OCR)

PAGE TWO ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH SATURDAY, JULY 9, UKJU CLOVDl AND WARMER Scattered showers and thunder- Bhower* are expected tonight across oorthern New England, the upper Mis- flsslppi valley, the central Plains, northern Arizona and southern Florida, Warmer weather is expected in the central Plains and middle Mississippi valley with cooler weather in the northern Plains. (AP Wirephoto) ' Red Rioting in Italy ApparentlyHasBackfired Weather Force fist Collect3762 Pints Blood Past Year Fiscal report? from Alton-j Wood River Chapter of Ameri-j ran Red Cross show that 3.643 pints of Mood were collected at bloodmobiles and 119 pints were collected at hospitals through the year from July. 1959. to .Inne I960. j ' The fiscal blood quota wasj 14.350 pints. Used in local hospital ials were 3,139 pints and 3621 pints were on credit established! i in non-participating hospitals, i Jut's. Orville Henry, executive director, said that relief assist-1 ' ance is being given to four fam- I ilies whose homes were, dam- i aged in the recent storms. A few families were relocated when their homes were render- ied unsafe by the storm. The Red Cross donated tarpaulins for use on stricken (Edltors's Note — Eugene Levin of The Associated Press bureau in Rome has closely watched the political maneuvering^ of Italy's big Communist party and has covered the riots in Italy since they began two weeks ago.) By EUGENE LEVIN ! ROME (AP) — Bloody Com-j munist rioting, aimed at ousting j Premier Fernando Tambroni's | Christian Democrat government.] appeared today to have backfired and to have strengthened his hand instead. The rioting, Italy's worst-in years, has brought death to 10 and injuries to more than a thousand —both demonstrators and police. No major Italian city has escaped the disorders during the past two weeks. Communist orators have repeatedly demanded that Tambroni must go or, as one pro-Communist senator put it, Italy will "be a government of civil war." But the strife seems to have warring factions of Christian Democrat united the Tambroni's party behind him. at least for the present, and to have made it more difficult for the Fascists to withdraw their support from him. Tambroni's government %vas a shaky one when it came to power in April. The left wing of the Christian Democrats openly opposed the government. Tambroni needed Fascist votes to survive a vote of confidence in the Chamber of Deputies. The Communists and Socialists on the left, and Liberals and the Monarchists on the right, all opposed Tambroni. A week ago the Premier looked as if he was in trouble. In the early stages of the rioting, Communist demonstrators forced the government to order the cancellation of a Fascist national congress in Genoa. Irate Fascists threatened to withdraw their support from the government. They said it should have given them more protection. But in the past three days violent rioting has created a new, critical situation in which the Fas- Extension OfMarket Protested Presenting objection to the proposed extension of Market! street, north of 19th, as part of a route between the Clark Bridge- McAdams "Berm" complex and the Belt Highway at the northerly edge of the city a remonstrance signed by 167 persons has beeTi filed for consideration of the City Council at its meeting next Wednesday. The objecting petition signed by Lester A. Crown and other pro- Alton and vicinity — Consid- homes to cover exposed arerfs. erable cloudiness and slightly!she said. Work at present Is he- warmer today. High in mid 80s. j ing done to help more families Mostly cloudy with chttnce of an;where the need is evident, she occasional light shower tonight] Concluded. and Sunday. Little change in Members of Sinclair Refining temperature. Low tonight 65-70. ic o . donated 106 pints of blood High Sunday in mid 80s. 3 Tracts to Be Annexed By City City Council at a special meeting Monday night is slated to annex to the city three relatively small Wood River Township tracts, now wholly surrounded by the city, and to include them under an ordinance revising the Alton voting precincts. The object of the annexations is to provide the voters of the surrounded "island" areas with to the bloodmobile during the period from June 20-22. The bloodmobile will be atj Abel Hall, 2821 E. Broadway,! Thursday, July 14. from noon to| 6 p.m.. it was announced today, j Results of blood collections inj June in Wood River. Rosewood Heights, East Alton and Hartford, and at Sinclair Refinery were as follows: June 20-22, 194 pints; number of people presenting themselves. 222; number.of rejects, 28; number of first time donors, 21. After the 106 Sinclair donors, the following donors were listed: walk ins, 21; replacements, 13; St. Paul's Methodist Church, 12; Shell Oil Co., 11; Standard Oil I CHARLOTTE. N. C. (AP) MISS UNIVERSE SEMIFINALISTS MIAMI BEACH — Fifteen beauties Election Year Appeal to Congress Planned by Ike appeal. In reply to news conference questions, Press Secretary James C. Hagerty (wM: "H*e President doesn't believe mat Congress has even begun to complete its work." Hagerty added that In addition to calling for speedy action on legislative measures, Elsenhower will call for caution against any election year blg-ijwndlng fervor. Hagerty said Eisenhower has not decided an to the form his appeal will take. Alternatives to addressing a Joint session personally include a special message to Congress which would be read for him and a speech to the nation on television and radio, Among programs on which El- senhower particularly wants fast action are the four-billion - dollar foreign aid plan and measures lot- dealing with the wheat surplus, Hagerty said. Eisenhower, said Hagerty, plans Owners of Alton teverns who to ra j| f pr emphasis on fiscal res- B.V MARVIN L. AWMWSMITH NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) - President Eisenhower plans a special election year appeal to Congress— when it reconvenes next month— to hold down spending and complete work on his legislative program. The summer White House disclosed this today amid reports that Eisenhower may go personal ly before a Joint session of the Senate and House to sound the Owners Of Bars Must BeResidents do not reside in the city must move into the city or face refusal of their 1961 licenses next .January. A tavern owner confirmed this today when queried by the Telegraph. He said Mayor P. W. Day as head Of the Alton Liquor Commission, has sent letters to ponsibility. The press secretaiy said that "an example of Im-spo/i- ibflity" was Congress last week overriding the President's veto of a 700-mllllon-dollar pay increase for federal employes. Phins for Eisenhower's appeal to Congress were disclosed after hr had gone off for a day of trout advanced to the Miss Universe semi* finals last night. Pictured in swim suits after the judging are, left to right, front row. Miss Austria, Elizabeth Hodacs; Miss Brazil, Gina MacPherson; Miss Colombia,, Stella Marquez; and Miss Israel, Aliza Our. Second row, Miss Germany, JUigrun Moeckel; Miss Spain, Maria Teresa Del Rio; Miss England, Joan Boardman; Miss Korea, Mi Hi Ja Son; and Miss Italy, Oanlela Blanch). Back row, Miss USA, Linda Bement, Utah; Miss Norway, Ragnhild A ass; Miss South Africa, \lcolette Caras; Miss Greece, Magda PassalOglou; Miss Japan, Yayoi Foruno; Miss Switzerland, Elaine Maurath. (AP Wirephoto) all tavern owners advising them I filing at the private lake of an iof the law. iold friend, W. Alton Jones, board j Illinois statutes provide th at j', hail ' mfln of ! the owner of a tavern must reside In the city where he has his tavern. A city ordinance contains the same provision, according to the tavern spokes-' Charlotte Lunch Counters Will Ask for Integrated After Talks Co., eight; Wood River Hospital Auxiliary, seven; Hartford Community, five. Springtime — when college students like to kick their heels— jvvas drawing near when Negro Mather, Henderson, Hardy, Kohler. Maurice, Elm and Oakhurst ..... streets, asks the Council to re-! pa ' electons ° 1961 ' iect -A City Plan Commission recommendation for surveys on feasability of the use of a projection of Market street and its projection northward as part of a imited access connecting route. To Ask Survey At a committee meeting next Monday night, Council members will have before them a resolution proposing that the Division of Highways be requested to have for the general election in No-12859. five pints: Hartford Fire vember as well as the muniui- Department, four; . Laclede Steelworkers Blood Donor Club, By making the annexations in i four; Wegeman Electric Co., 'special meeting Monday, the three areas can be included in the revision of Alton township precincts to be made by the County Board of Supervisors next Wednesday. Because Alton is a co-extensive city-township in which voter registration is required at all elections, city and town precincts must be the same. For a feasability survey made by en- this reason both city and county gineers on possible use of the board will act at almost the Market route from Riverside same time on precincts revisions necessitated by the recent annexations that have enlarged the city area by one-third. four; others contributing two pints each were Wood River Masonic Lodge. American Legion Post 204 and Rosewood Heights Community. The following had one donation each; American Legion Post 126, American Red Cross, First Methodist Church, East Alton; International Assn. of Machinists; Assn. of Operating Engineers; Monsanto Chemical Co., Mrs. Jaycees, Pythian Sisters; Roxana Community; VFW Auxiliary; Westerner Club; Wood River KC; Wood River Park to the northerly Belt. The Division of Highways has asked the city to approve a route through the city from the! Alton Supervisor Stephen Ken-1 ers am i wood River Woman's Clark bridge and "berm" roadjnedy said today that surveys | C i UD- in Riverside Park to the Belt have been completed to create! route State engineers have urg-'six new Alton precincts which and drug stores here Charlotte thus becomes the latest among a number of South-1 jern cities where sitdowns have Rehearing on Race Track man. Mayor Day and other officers of the liquor commission could not be reached for further confirmation today. The spokesman stated mat the resident-owner law has been on the books for some time but has Jones place, called Hianloland Kariii. is at West Greenwich. R. I. about 25 miles northwest of Newport. Eisenhower made the trip in 17 minutes by helicopter. Eisenhower is pictured by aides, who asked not to be named, HI deeply concerned that Congrww members may come back from their national political conventions and cast thrift to the winds in an effort to woo votes to the D«m<.> Icratic or Republican tickets. not heretofore been enforced. ' The President told a news con"The notice is given well iniferenco last Wednesday it will be advance," he commented, "andja miracle if the four billion dol- regaled lunch counter seats in this EDWARDSVJLLE - Attorney '•• Tavern men knew about Jt merely notifies tavern owners that the law will be enforced. all Dave L. Swan of Alton, counsel " North Cai-oina cUy pVpu then ***«»tton * '""eh coun- for the four Meadowbrook areaL N 200 «£ |tel ' S ' ° r aaaoweeA P lans to de - Couples who sought unsuccess- ha * 4UU,UUU>. ,„„„„„«..»„ TU_ : i..j_ «»,<.-_*_ ...... a h along.' Nevertheless, the Telegraph latton That was last February, when lunch counter protests' were just beginning to spread across the South. "The local merchants probably i fax. Va. fully to obtain a permanent in- segregate. These include Winston- Salem, N.C.; Austin, Corpus Christi, Galveston and San Antonio, Tex.; Nashville, Term.; and Meadowbrook. told the Tele, ! Arlington. Alexandria and Fair-1graph 'today he will file a mo- informed that a half-dozen Alton tavern own- junction against motorcycle rac-! ei l are not residents of the city, ing at Melody Lane track near The number of *™ msh °P s ln thought it was just a panty-raid type of thing," says Robert Gore, Negro philosophy student at Johnson C. Smith University, "and In Charlotte there had been a two-month break in the demonstrations, when student leaders agreed to a truce while members believed it would blow over as| o f a mayor's study committee soon as school was out for the I talked the problem over with mer- summer." | chants. Several days ago the Now it is summer, and the first j demonstrations began again, the Negroes will take their seats to-1 Negroes protesting that merchants duy beside whites at liuich coun-1 were refusing to discuss the issue, ters in seven variety, department - Agreement was announced Friday night to recommendations I Moose; Wood River Toastmast. | 9 Calhoilll Meil \ that the lunch «"«*«« be opened Hers and Wood River Woman's &\^W'll*fU,ll UM.Vlt> • ... * to both races. it ion for a rehearing. In a decision Friday, after a two-day hearing. Circuit Judge James O. Monroe Jr. denied the permanent injunction sought. Under a temporary restraining order issued June 17, Judge Monroe had banned motorcycle races at the track through July 6. with the exception of a scheduled June 19 racing program. Swan said today he will file a motion for rehearing, asking that Judge Monroe set aside nis ruling of Friday. Alton, prior to annexation, was near 50. Annexations increased the number. The city dramshop license, the most general one issued, costs $625 annually, but may be paid in quarterly installments of $156.25. The state dramshop license tails due on July 1, where-1 as the city license due date is| d i; jo "nai""state"of" the~Union""m^- January. j sages delivered each year in Jan- The tavern spokesman said' lar budget surplus he had counted on is realized in the fiscal year which started July 1. The President blamed the Democratic-controlled Congress for not acting on his requests for higher gasoline and highway construction taxes, and for not increasing postal rates. H(' also complained abou< the 700 million dollar cost of the new pay hike for federal employes — put into effect over his veto. The Senate is scheduled to reconvene Aug. 8 and the House Aug 15. If Eisenhower does personally address a Joint session it would be one of the rare occasions -a does so apart from tavern owners have been re- uary. ! Eisenhower reportedly plans to quired to sign an affidavit of!size up the mood of Congress residence within the city when'members when they return before acquiring their licenses in the (deciding the form his appeal wlH past. 'take. ed it is necessary to have the route agreed on before plans for the bridge approaches can be matured. will include all the enlarged city-township area. The revisions will increase the present 33 i Alton precincts to 39, and By action at its last regular j the new districts will be num- meeting, the Council directed an bered from 34 to 39 inclusive, invitation to District Engineer) Where there were formerly E. W. Riefler, or his represen-1 five Wood River precincts in the cists are expected to mink twicejtatives, to attend the Monday!area on the easterly side of the| before opposing Tambroni. And the Liberals and some say Monarchists thoughts too if matters come to might have second committee and clarify the state j city, including Milton, there now! plans for the Clark Bridge ap- will be six Alton precincts. This i proach project and discuss and will relieve the excessive voter) the connecting route situation, j registration in two of the/former 10 Robbed by Dan Heild V A rmed Bandit Applies for Clemency Two Madison County men. Dnniel Joseph Hendy Sr. and Raymond Dale Roberts, bothjtaining $123 was Two Calhoun County men, ' John R. Holland of Hardin. and i I William Swan, reported to po-i jlice at 6 a.m. today that they! I had been strong-armed and roh-1 'bed when they made a stop! after passing Alton Brick Co.! plant to ask directions as they; .were en route to Bethalto. j Holland said his billfold con- 1 taken from; his loss at, SUMMER FUN SPECIAL a bead in a confidence vote. Tarn- The Council also invited mem-1 Wood River precincts Nos. „, broni's big test is expected to' bers of We GAAC street and j and 11. said Kennedy. ' convicted murderers, have ap-,him. Swan placed highway committee to be pre-; The changes, said Kennedy i p ' ie(1 (o the nil 'nois Pardon |$63. sent and participate. jwill necessitate appointment of Board for executive clemency in They first were attacked First Objection come Tuesday when both houses of Parliament debate the rioting. In the meantime, Tambroni is acting like a man determined to subdue the violence without compromise. Concrete Block Firm Sold to C.J.Schott The remonstrance filed yesterday is the first formal objection entered to the possible use of the Market route rather than the Itwo more precinct committee- the July term. oy: men. These appointments, he| Hend y was given a life sen Charles J. Langdon street route on which some preliminary surveys have! already been made. The objectors contend the use of a projection of Market from] its present northerly end at 19th j street would result in loss to thej property owners, cause a hazard; Schott of Cincin-i to school children, and create said, can be made by the respective Democratic and Republican city-township chairmen. .two men. according to the re-i port, and these two were theni joined by three others. Violence Found In Quarry Cave tence after pleading guilty to the murder in 1952 of his brother Policemen who accompanied Patrick Hendy. jthe two complainants to the Lin- Patrick Hendy's wife, Eva, i coin Garden area found the was acquitted of complicity in I place where the robbery occur(he murder by a jury in a sep-[red to be outside the city lim- arate trial. i its. Sheriff's deputies were call- Raymond Dale Roberts was de-led, and took over the investiga- nied clemency July 18, 1959, byjtion. Gov. Stratton. He is serving a! Police said that the deputies (AT WEDGE BANK) Full Size ROD and OR i 50-year term for the 1950 mur- ! der of a Granite City railroad picked up a suspect, reportedly! identified by the men as one ot j nati, Ohio, head of the interests !a nuisance by noise of trucks I Three boys on an afternoon | clerk. In passing sentence on i their assailants, and that the which own and operate Alton '.and other vehicles in residential! hike Friday discovered what! Roberts, the late Circuit Judge! suspect was taken to Edwards- Brick Co. and another brick | areas. 'may be evidence of violence in I R. W. Griffith termed the slay- ville !or questioning." plant in St. Louis County, has ll furthercites that residents of!one of the huge abandoned|ing "the most brutal and delib- purohawd the Concrete Products Manufacturing Go. of St. Louis in what was reported to be • |2 million deal. Floating FISH KNIFE The concern, which is one of i them free of .through traffic. Marietta, GlUis, Henderson, and|quarry oaves off McAdams!erate killing" that had come be- Oakhursi have erected ultrac- highway at the site of the Mis-j fore him in years, live homes relying on a cul de sac sissippi Lime Co. tract west of situation of these streets to keep,the mill district on West Broad- the largest producers of concrete blocks and other concrete product* In the St. Louis area, will be separately operated from Alton Brick Co. but will be in charge of Alton Brick Co. executives. Schott bought the business from R. J. McManemin of St. Louis. The company will be op Province in Congo — .,._. v « „., »..*. . v ••u*4»vt* ituvt, i *. iwju J«K*C,£CJJI .* 11 -L«)Ut) iayttrub i rji « * been erected in the Marietta|St,, at 5:10 p.m. informed po-i * 'aiming Autonomy so stated is that 40 homes havei Floyd Bazzell, 17, Sparks, Places and on Gillis since 1950. j lice he and two companions had i ""- petition avers that the | found blood on the cave floor government called an emergency Sparks. nn independent autonomous state. 5,700 feet. says, would call for an estimat- St. ed extension of 119(1 feel, UK erut*d ai »n Ohio corporation. Hop Hollow route, 1,900. 4 Admitted to Hoapital In Highland Friday Guest Minister at Methodist Church The boys showed police an area of about 10 feet in diameter near the quarry cave entrance where the spots of apparent blood were discovered. Police- also found a green and Dr Paul J ' ed T ' sh)H a "d « P**»* of brown (h shorts, the latter initialed "DL." ;the Belgian radio announced. H,704 Priests Reported HI France ! PARIS (AP) - There is almost one priest for every 1,000 inhabit-: ants in France. The magazine | Religieuses," said there are 41,704 priests, 45,355,000 Frenchmen. } As an '8ntl - unemployment! measure, Finland's Army, will! dike more volunteers than usual. 5LS <AP>-The Belgian i "Vocations Sacerdotales et ... 1-ii-vJ.tt ifimn " cm trl tll£i*tA tttiA A EDWAROSVILLE Brown, superintendent of ,,. c _ „ , Methodist Old People's Home in Bai:i!e11 lold a Te les«-aph report- EPWARDSVILLE - Fou» Lawrenoevllle. 111. will be guest, er lnat the T - fchll>t look «d area re*ld«nt* were admitted j minister at both the 8 a.m. aruil" WOU W fit a man, but the Frtd»y to 8t. Joseph's Htwpilui,'10:10 a.m. worship services j shorts wer « 'he «ze a child Highland, and three patients Sunday at St. John's Methodisi | would wear. wen (Uncharged. I Church. ' ! Tlie articles were at a point Admitted were: Albert Wai-' The WSCS program planningjP«ddled by seepage water. lao«, IOU Georgia: Jeffrey Cun-'committee will meet at 9:30 a Polhe noted there were no ningham, 1572 Poag Rd ; Mrs.lni. Wednesday in the churoh )i-; sl uns of a struggle. Neverthe- Mftrie Stahlhui Route 2, and braiy Bible study will be heUi less, to help unravel the my- Jaaae Scott. 316 Jeiiei-Min. Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. in .\U •>'«•'>. samples of earth into were Walter morial Chape). !which the apparent blood had R°Ute 1, -Mi o Dorothy Cancel' rlietMUgt will nvi soaked uere sent to the Illl- Evelyn Maul r V°K'> Route 1. Ml 1 *, mud* Frieta>' afternoon, starling at 1 p.m. ip Fellowship Hall. noit> Crime tor Laboratory /at analyst*. j &•••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• ATTENTION FARMERS! WE ARE BONDED FOR YOUR PROTECTION COMMON YOUR CATTLE, HOOS AND MIIT TO WILSON-SHIELDS LIVMTOCK COMMISSION CO.. INC. oNtMl ttocfc Y«r*. Ill, T»l. UP 4.10M 8 •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••din ALL YOU DO IS: OPEN A PAY 'n SAVE ACCOUNT OR OPEN A SAVINGS ACCOUNT of $25 (Or More) OR ADD $25 (Or More) to Your Present Savings Account Hurry—Get Yours Now—At— ALTON BANKING & TRUST CO, U*irUWlfl!fc»Wi*A,NCfa

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page