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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 14

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PAGE FOURTEEN ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5, 1963 •tf -^ $* v X or and about 1 The Family Social Briefs Eichorn-Feuquay Plans Complete The Grower's Art Spray Chinese Elms Now By FRED CLAUSEN Telegraph Garten Columnist If you have any Chinese Elms you better take the advice of Truman May and spray them for Kim beetles before they skeletonize every leaf and leave you an unsightly tree for the rest of the summer. Just remember this — arsenate of lead will spot a red brick house. I have had fair success with Malathian. Arsenate of lead Is a stomach poison, Miss Barbara Jean Keuquay has completed plans for her marriage to Robert Eichorn. Invitations have been mailed. and parlies are being given for the bride-elect. The couple will be married on June 22 at 10 a.m. nuptial Mass in SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, and a reception will be given in Mineral Springs Hotel from 1 until 3 p.m. Mr. and Mrs. George Eichorn will honor their son and his fiancee on June 19 at an outdoor buffet dinner following rehearsal of the wedding party. The dinner will be given at their home at 3180 Seminary Road. Mrs. John Baker and Mrs. Jack Quigley gave a shower on May 23 in Onized Club for Miss Feuquay, with 34 women as guests. The young women who will be Miss Feuquay's bridesmaids will honor her with a shower on Saturday. The bride-elect is the daughter of Mrs. John Baker of 329 Lindenwood Ave. The Cousleys Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Cousley of 608 E. 16th St, will honor their son, Stephen, and his fiancee, Miss Mary Lou Williamson, at a dinner Friday in Stoplight Restaurant, East St. Louis. The dinner will be served to members of the couple's wedding party and the Rev. and Mrs. Henry Clay Wright of St. Paul's Methodist Church, East St. Louis. The wedding rehearsal will follow. Guests are arriving for the wedding which will take place on Saturday. Among them are Mr. and Mrs. Mark Hannah of Clearwater, Fla., uncle and aunt of Mrs. Cousley. Lockhaven Women The advisory committee of the Lockhaven Women's Group planned a guest day luncheon and card party for June 19 during a meeting Tuesday in Lockhaven Country Club. The luncheon will be served at 12:30 p.m. It was announced that Mr. and Mrs. Byron Farrell and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Renshaw have been received as new club members. Mrs. Douglas Bair appointed Mrs. Roger Green to serve as bowling chairman for the coming season. Mrs. Raymond Bury will assist the chairman. The group planned to have a brunch and play day in place of the regular July meeting. Shop Auxiliary The annual breakfast of the Owens-Illinois Mold Shop Auxiliary will be served at 9 a.m. Thursday at Onized Club- grounds, area three. Mrs. Floyd McManus will be hostess chairman. A business session will be conducted, and will close the group's activities until September. Engagements Announced MARGHERIO-BEHME MISS BEHME Mr. and Mrs. Elmer 11. Behme of Worden are announcing the engagement of their daughter, Beverly Jeanne, to Joseph Margherio, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Margherio of Benld. Miss Behme is a 1961 graduate of Worden High School and is employed by the Missouri Audit Bureau of St. Louis. Mr. Margherio, a graduate of Gillespie High School, is an employe of Granite City Steel Co. Nurse Alumni Plans were completed for a potluck supper to be held June 11, in the Westerner Club, by members of St. Joseph's Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Board at their meeting Tuesday at the home of Mrs. John Nagy, 323 Kingdom St., Bethalto. A hair styling demonstration by Edward Kitzmiller will be featured at the supper. Mrs. Hine Mrs. William Hine, Alton Evening Telegraph librarian, will leave Sunday for Denver, where she will attend a meeting of the Special Library Association. She will return Saturday. Mrs. McGee Mrs. Freda McGee returned to her home in San Francisco, Calif., Monday, following a month's visit with her sister, Mrs. Frank Wetstein, 2507 Davis St. Home Notes Look for Safety Features In Furniture for Baby Poems on Parenthood DEAR TEACHER by Janet Henry I never will get reconciled To frank appraisals of my child. The "sloppy habits" you describe Go through me like a pointed jibe. "Achievement charts," so bold and blunt, Become a personal affront, And "inattentive," "careless," 'lax" Are parent-targeted attacks. Is it because the traits you tell Are obviously mine as well? By ELAINE WENDLER Comity Home Adviser Buyers of baby furniture will be smart to check first for safety features. One of the major check points is the paint. Because babies suck or chew on furniture, it's doubly important that the paint contain less than 1 per cent lead. Although lead poisoning occurs infrequently, it is serious. It can cause death or permanent brain injury. Most manufacturers of juvenile furniture make only lead-poisoning-free articles. However, the great danger is in using second-hand furniture that has been painted with miscellaneous types of paint. Many well-meaning people pay little or no attention to the type they use. Other points to check for baby's safety include crib and play-pen sides and strength of crib. Spindles or bars in a crib should be close enough together to prevent the baby from putting his head between them. In addition, where mesh has been used in playpen or crib sides, it should be fine enough no to allow a growing youngster to get <i foothold. A secure lock on high crib sides further protects the child until he is almost 2 years old. Parents should consider also, that cribs need to be strong enough not only for the tiny baby, but also for the growing child. You can test the strength of a crib by shaking it gently. When choosing a high chair, pick one that has well-angled legs to prevent tipping. And look for broad, firm straps on high chairs and balhinette tops that will hold but not irritate a squirming youngster. and Malalhian is a contact poison. Why is Chinese Elm almost immune to Dutch Elm disease and why don't Elm beetles bother American Elms? So many whys in this business. I have had several phone calls for remedy for poison ivy. A chemical called 2-4-5 T is very effective for this. Here we go again. It may be sold under different brand names, so when you buy, read the label and be sure you get. 2-4-5 T, and follow directions. Be sure you keep all insecticides out of reach of children. And please write, don't phone, your questions. FRED MISS GIBSON LVLES-GLBSOX Miss Phyllis Karleen Gibson and L. C. Lyles of Jerseyville have chosen June 15 for their wedding which will take place at the Southern Baptist Church in Jerseyville at 1 p.m. The Rev. Cleo Zinn, pastor, will officiate. The bride-elect is the only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Gibson of Jerseyville, and Mr. Lyles' parents are Mr. and Mrs. Harry Lyles, also of Jerseyville. Miss Gibson has completed her junior year at Jersey Community High School. Her fiance is a graduate of the same school. He served eight years in the Air Force and since his discharge from duty in December has been employed at Owens-Illinois. * * * * The Aktekins Mrs. Hikmet Aktekin and three daughters of Superior, Wis., are visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Smith of 424 E. Fourth St. Wedding Plans Plans have been completed and invitations mailed for the marriage of Miss Carolyn Rogers and William Allen Roettgers. The couple will be married June 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Main Street Methodist Church. A reception will follow in the church social rooms. Miss Rogers is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Carol V. Rogers of 2022 Park Ave., and her fiance's parents are Mr. and Mrs W. A. Rocttgers of 2719 Edwards St. Dr. Mr. Clausen: We congratulate both you and the Telegraph for your very fine column on plants, etc., and eagerly await you sharing your vast knowledge of growing things. Regarding amaryllis (for the house) I have read several articles, none of which shed any light on what to do after the blooming period in the winter months. Mine are still growing fine big leaves. Please tell me when they should go dormant, and does one water them? When do you get them out of the cellar and are they ever re-potted? CORA W. HUTCHINSON. Answer: Amaryllis, whether they bloom in house in January or April, should be kept growing as long as possible in order to put new strength into the bulb for next year's flower. Best thing now is to sink pot into ground outside in half shade, feed occasionally during summer and take into basement for rest before frost. If leaves haven't yellowed by fall, cut them off when you take pot in. Run dry until Christmas, then give a little water, and when flower spike shows bring pot into light. New bulbs are usually sold with all roots cut off. Such bulbs should be potted in smallest possible pot (usually a pot having a four inch diameter). This is to make sure you don't over- water them. Later repot into a six inch pot and leave plant in this pot size for several years, or until roots break the pot, which they will eventually do. Dutch grown bulbs cost a good deal more, but have better flowers. Dear Mr. Clausen: Last spring I planted a rambler rose, supposed to be two years old, and it has never bloomed. I was telling a friend about it and he asked if it has seven leaves on the stem and if every stem has seven leaves. He said any rose with seven leaves is considered wild and will never bloom. MRS. J. F. TANNEY. ' Answer: Established rambler roses bloom on wood from previous year's growth. (The new shoots growing this year will bloom next year, and so on.) Your plant has not had time yet to make enough growth, but should make enough this year to bloom next year. As far as the seven leaves, just forget it. It doesn't mean a thing. Send your questions on gardening to Fred Clausen, In care of the Telegraph, and be will answer them in. Ills column. Please do not telephone questions. Church Notes Baptists Ready to Open Vacation Bible Schools ST. JOHN BAPTIST St. John Baptist Church will sponsor a vacation Bible school June 10 through June 21 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. daily, for children ranging in age from 3 years through the tenth grade. Mrs. Frederick Watkins is the director for the school. Her assistants are Miss Shirley Pippins, nursery department; Mrs. Calvin Welch, beginner's department; Miss Linda Watkins, primary department; Mrs. David Keen, junior department; Mrs. Canady Boyd, teen-age department; Mrs. John North, general secretary, and Dennis Walkins, supply clerk. A song and dedication service for the vacation Bible school workers will be Sunday at 7:30 p.m. at the church. CIIKRRY STREET BAPTIST The annual vacation Bible school at Cherry Street Baptist Church will be held daily except Saturday at Die church, June 10 through 21. Classes will be conducted from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. with Mrs. J. L. Matthews and Mrs. Floyd Hazelwood as principal and assistant principal, respectively. Superintendents will be Mrs. Kenneth Ely, nursery, for '.',year-olds; Mrs. W. F. Privett, kindergarten, ages 4 and 5; Mrs. John Beard, primary, ages 6 through 8; and Mrs. Marvin Mosby, middlers, ages 9 and 10. Superintendents of the junior class for those aged 11 and 12 years, is Mrs. Fred Jones; and Mrs. J. B. Coppinger will be in charge of the junior highs, aged 13-15 years. Daily program will include Bible lessons, memory work, stories, handicraft, workship, praise, music, songs, recreation, games and pony rides. Thf school is open to all children in the community. FIRST BAPTIST The dates and progam are announced today for vacation Jiible school at First Baptist Church. The school will be open June 10-21 from 9 until 11 a.m. except Saturday and Sunday. Miss Irene Bradshaw will be general superintendent. Supervisors for divisions are Mrs, Mother's Helper by Hcimonn & Pearson IF YOU'VE just moved to a new community with your brand new baby, how do yon go about getting a reliable !>iUer? There are usually agencies which specialize in this Held. But if not, try your church, the YVVCA, Girl Scout headquarters. The local hospital or school may be able to recommend a nurse or teacher to help you. •: 1963, New York Hcroid Tribune Inc. Richard Temple, punior high; Mrs. Orrin Anderson, junior; Mrs. Delmar Wulkington, mid- dlers; Mrs. Paul Townsley, primary; Mrs. Clarence Cox, kindergarten; Mrs. William Tanner, 3-year-olds; Mrs. Robert Stockton, nursery. METHODIST Vacation Bible school opened today at Free Methodist Church with classes scheduled daily from 9 until 11:30 a.m. through June 14. Mrs. Leah Fulkrod is general chairman of the school. EVANGELICAL The Evening Circle of Alton Evangelical Church Women's Guild will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday for a potluck dinner in the home of Mrs. William Luer in Fairmount Addition. ST. PATRICK'S The Altar Society of St. Patrick's Church will have a picnic on Wednesday in Hock Spring Park beginning at 10:30 a.m. A potluck meal is planned. Miss Sky Heads Job's Daughters Miss Suzi Shy, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. Owen Shy of 815 Douglas St., was installed as honored queen of Bethel 95, Order of Job's Daughters. Saturday in Plasa Masonic Temple. Miss Diana Weber was installing officer. Others installed were Miss Jean \VagenbIast. senior princess; Miss Roberta Wohlert, junior princess; Miss Marsha Read, guide; Miss Georgia Lee, marshal: Miss Karen Schelle, chaplain; Miss Pam Ward, treasurer: Miss Judy Lee, recorder; and Miss Sharon Capps, librarian. Also installed were the Misses Tamela Stiltz, Annette Bazzell, Julie Edelen. Diane Young and Betty Campbell, first through fifth messenger; Miss Zona Wohlert, senior custodian; Miss Anita Maguire, .junior custodian: Miss Debbie Bohart, inner guard; and Miss Barbara Bock, outer guard. CollegeNotes Two Alton students have been accepted for the fall semester at St. Ambrose College, Davenport, Iowa. They are John T. Crivello. 915 McKinley Blvd., and John E. McConnell, 3552 Aberdeen Ave. James Richard Miller, son of Mr. and Mrs. James R. Miller of Alton, is a member of the 107th graduating class of Culver-Stockton College, Canton, Mo. He received his bachelor of science degree at commencement services Monday on the Culver-Stockton campus. Five area students received degrees from the University of Missouri in Columbia at commencement exercises Tuesday. They are Miss Mary Kay Hill of Alton, bachelor of science in education; Edgar Leroy Tohill of Wood River, bachelor of science in chemical engineering; Miss Diane Lafever qf Jerseyville, bachelor of science in education; Carl Dwight Crawford of Kane, bachelor of science in education; and Bonnie K. Cronin of Edwardsville, bachelor of arts. Charles W. Kerr, son-in-law, of Mr. and Mrs. 0. J. Hermes of Brighton, received a doctor of philosophy degree in political science Tuesday at the University of Missouri, Columbia. Dr. Ken- has been a member of the Westminster College faculty at Fulton, Mo., for the past four years. O. Don Hermes, son of the Brighton couple, has earned his master's degree in geology at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Three area students received degrees from Purdue University, Lafayette, Ind., at commencement exercises Sunday. They are: Charles E. Traitor of Alton, MS.; Michael L. Thiele of Alton, BE Engineering; and Robert M. Montgomery of Grafton, PhD. Born to: Mr. and Mrs. James Zcmanek, 805 Willoway, East Alton, a son, James Edward Jr., 8 pounds, 5 ounces, 5:14 p.m., Tuesday, Alton Memorial Hospital. Elder children, Waren, 8, and Alicia, 6. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Fowler, 928 Alton St., a daughter, 8 pounds, 2 ounces, 7:02 p.m., Tuesday, Alton Memorial Hospital. Three elder children. Mr. and Mrs. John Torres, 717 E. Fifth St., a daughter, Annette Marie, 6 pounds, 1:58 a.m. today, Alton Memorial Hospital. Elder child, John Joseph, 20 months. Mr. and Mrs. Bonnie. Knight, 417 Doerr St, Roxana, a daughter, 6 pounds, 12 ounces, 12:22 a.m. Tuesday, SI. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Lolir, Rte. 1, Bethalto, a daughter, Linda Gayle, 7 pounds, 2 ounces, 7:49 p.m. Tuesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Hillery Barker of East Alton, and George Lohr of Alton. Mr. and Mm, Calvin Wade- kins, MO Maple St., Hartford, a daughter, 7 pounds, 1 ounce, 8:40 p.m. Tuesday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Elder child, Mari- lona Gennori, 4. The palette for window shades includes morn and more high fashion colors. This makes co-ordinating or accenting your favorite colors in a room much easier. And, in many cases, you can use a colored \vindow shade by itself without accompanying draperies. Colors include blues, greens, warm and cool shades or purple, hot pinks, spicy yellows and sophisticated neutrals. Fcuturlnii Stereo & HI-FI Record Play- em. All the liitesl records & Pop 45 .MUSIC •< SHOP 111 West 4th St, "Downtown Alton's Only Music Shop" East Junior Graduates' Party Miss Mary Young is shown in the foreground of a group of some 100 East Junior High School graduates at a party given Tuesday evening in Mineral Springs Hotel. Hostesses to the party were'Miss Young, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Lafayette Young and Miss Cynthia Bassford, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. George E. Bassford. The graduates danced to the music of Ronnie Klaus' Combo. Chaperones were Mr. and Mrs. Elwood Newman, Dr. and Mrs. I. W. Pitts, Mr. and Mrs. William Kodros and parents of the hostesses. Ann Landers For Better or Worse, But Not for Lunch DEAR ANN: I have a delicate problem and don't know where else to go for help. I can't discuss this with our clergyman ^or our doctor as we are well-known in the community and if this story got out my husband would be furious. We've been married 12 years and have five lovely children." I have part-time help, which is all I want because I believe a mother should Ann Landers, raise her own children. My husband owns a small but profitable business near our home. About a year ago he got into the habit of "dropping in" for lunch about twice a week. Now he's home for lunch five times a week and it's driving me crazy. I don't mind fixing him a sandwich and coffee, but he follows me around the kitchen with that come-hither look in his eye and when his mind is made up, it's made up. I love him very much, but 12:30 p.m. is no time for romance with three kids at home for lunch, the laundress in the basement, the doorbell ringing and me trying to get to a 2 p.m. church guild meeting. I want to be a good wife but I believe there is a time and a place for everything. Please tell me what to do. —FRANTIC AND EXHAUSTED DEAR FRANTIC AND EX HAUSTED: Tell your husband you married him for better or for worse but you didn't marry him for lunch. * * * • DEAR ANN: Our daughter is 19, lovely, bright and well- liked. She has had two years of college and is changing, I'm afraid, from an unspoiled, fresh young lady to a hard-boiled woman of the world. She told us last night that she takes a few drinks at school because everyone else does and she sees nothing wrong in it. She doesn't smoke but all the girls around her do, and she sees nothing wrong in that either. She works during the summer to pay part of her tuition, but we still must make sacrifices to see her through. I told her that unless she would promise not to smoke or drink she may not return to college in the fall. She says I am not being fair to her—that she must make these decisions herself and they must not be imposed on her. Will you please print your views on this so I can show them to her? I need some help with this headstrong girl. —TRULY WORRIED DEAR MOTHER: Here it is but when you see my advice you may not be so eager to show it to her. A girl of 19 is what she 11. Her pattern is set and you will not change it. If her training has been good you need not worry. If it has not been good, worrying won't help. Don't deny your daughter the opportunity to get a college education. Send her, with no restrictions. Quit nagging. Tell her you have faith and confidence and that you know sht will never let you down. © 1963, Publishers Newspaper Syndicate Eustgate Plaza — Charge HI Just say "Charge It" at— THREE SISTERS Eastgate Plaza Up to 6 months to pay! Undercover Story — Bras—Girdles from PAULENE'S MONTJCELLO PLAZA SHOPPING CENTER Phone 406-3821 Recent Marriages YOUNG-WILLIAMS Miss Dorothy E. Williams, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Noah Williams of Worden, became the bride of Benjamin Young at the home of her parents Saturday at 4 p.m. The Rev. John Rikkers of Staunton officiated, and a reception followed the ceremony. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Young of Litchfield. Mrs. Shirley Williams of Staunton attended the bride. Best man was William White of East St. Louis. Nuptial music was provided by Mrs. Janet Sergeant and Mrs. Ethle Mae Baer of Edwardsville. The bride is employed by the Mill Cafe, and the groom is an employe of Webco in Litchfield. Following a honeymoon in California, the couple will live near Worden. CARTER-SUMMER Miss Mary Summer, daughter of William L. Summer and Mrs. D. B. Summers of Whealon, and Ronald Carter, son of Mr. and Mrs. Howard Carter of Carrollton, were married Saturday at 2:30 p.m. in First Baptist Church, Carrollton. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. Charles Goo of Forest Park, Ga., uncle of the bride, assisted by the Rev. Darwin Rolens, pastor of the local church. 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