Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on July 26, 1960 · Page 8
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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 8

Alton, Illinois
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Tuesday, July 26, 1960
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TUESDAY, JULY 26,1960 ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH TUESDAY, JULY 26,1960 Rumble Gives Driver Pause At Stop Signs "Humbling roads" have drn- tnalicnlly reduced si up Mien vio lationj? in Illinois, nrcording to ft special study of rumble strip applications In Cook County, it is reported by George P Marsh. president of the Automobile- Club of Missouri "Humbler pavement." Marsh e.\ plains, "is a ai>plk'ntion of special constriH'iion technique for three- bundled feel on the tmlfie lane approaching a stop sign. When a cnr strikes it an Budible rumble warns the driver to be alert. The idea originated several years ago when the Illinois Highway Department lound that stop sign disobedience was ranging from 20 to 62 per cent. Since then, checks made at numerous rumblered locations, now totaling 173 in all. have shown much improvement. At some intersections "no stops" have been eliminated entirely and everywhere fewer "rolling stops" have been observed. In addition to giving an unmistakable warning, the rum- bier surface provides an improved surface for stopping and starting In winter. For the technically minded, Marsh supplies these construction details: 1-inch screened slag precoated with asphaltic liquid is used. The binder is petroleum asphalt with a penetration 100-120. One rumbler strip, one lane in width and 300 feet in length, requires nine tons of aggregate and 116 gallons of asphalt. This formula is said to be economical in cost and satisfactory as to wear. White Hall Pastor Starts Fifth Year WHITE HALL — Rev. Harry Chasteen of the First Baptist Church of White Hall began his fifth year as pastor here Sunday. In the four years he has been pastor of the church a new Christian Education Building, costing about $40,000, was constructed. The present indebtedness on the building is about §12,000. Approximately 175 new members were added to the church roll, a weekly average of 300 attendance in the Sunday School has been maintained. During the winter four choirs alternate in providing music during worship services. Also during the past two years a new mission circle has been meeting monthly for study and program planning, and a Girls Guild meets during the school year. The pastor has served lor twc years as president of the White Hall Ministerial Alliance. He is the moderator of the West Central Association of American Baptist Churches, a member of the board of the Illinois State Baptist Convention, and is presently serving as a member of the program committee of the Ministers Council of the State and has just been asked to serve as a member of the com- mlttee on communications ol the state convention. ; Mrs. Chasleen is also active in church work, assisting her) husband and serving as church secretary. She is assist am editor of t h e BEACON, church paper, which is sent out to more than 400 homes, and has served as pianist, Sunday school teacher, and supervisor over the Junior and primary choirs ol the church. Auxiliary of Jersey Hospital Meets Thursday j JERSEVV1LLE — Thf Wo-| men's Auxiliary of the Jersey; Community Hospital will lia\e| its annual meeting Thursday til the Methodist Church. This will ; be an open meeting. The session \\ ill begin u nil, a potluck dinner ut 12:30 The business meeting ibj scheduled for 2 p.m. at which time officerb will be elected. Current officers are Mrs. Lloyd Adams, president; Mi». Stephen Benz, vice president; Mrt>. Sylvia Moore, secretary: Mibb Josephine Slahl, treasurer. Cody'* Mckauiae William F. Cod> acquired his nickname of "Uullalo Bill" a» a result of his contract to supply buffalo meat in 18ti7 to the construction forces engaged in building thf Kansas Pacific railroad. la a period ol 18 month*,, Cody! killed -i.L'SO buffaloes, probably j oil all-time record BIEDERMANS Prices Go TOMORROW, WEDNESDAY PM No Mail or Phone Orders, Selections Limited on Some Items Huge Trade-In Allowances 'PREVIOUSLY OFFERED PRICE! Represents The Amount At Which This Merchandise Was Previously Offered, But Not Necessarily Sold For In Our Store! 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