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Thursday, June 6, 1963
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THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 1963 ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH PAGE NINETEEN Seams to Me Know How to Cut Your Facings ' By PATRICIA SCOTT Guides for shaped facings are usually included in commercial patterns. But. just in case you decide to change a neckline, it's a good idea to learn how to cut your own. * * * » Q. I have a dress with a collar and I want to make a similar one but with a collarless neckline. How do 1 cut a facing (shaped to the neckline) since a guide was not included in the pattern? T don't want to bind the neckline.— MRS. B. A. A. Pin to paper the edge of the pattern piece to be faced. With a pencil, outline Ihe edge to be faced and along the seams and told lines next 1o it (top illustration). Remove the original pattern and finish drawing the bottom edge of the facing on the paper,, making the facing about two inches wide plus seam allowance (bottom illustration). Be sure to indicate notches so that the facing can be matched properly. When pattern is complete, cut it out. * * * * Q. What is the difference between Sub-Teen and Teen patterns?—MRS. G. G. A. Sub-Teen patterns are cut to fit the growing girl who is slightly developed. She is usually shorter in the waist and flutter through the bust than the Teen. Also she is shorter, about 5 feet 1 inch. The Teen is high- Grace Methodist Church Suner in the bosom, taller than day honoring the Rev. Glen Creek, Mrs. Creek and their daughter, Rita. The Rev. Mr. Creek is the newly appointed pastor of Ihe church, and came wheel and carbon paper and now the smudges will not come off. What should I do 1 ?—MISS J. S. A. Try dry cleaning, but don't be surprised if it isn't successful. In the future, use white carbon: when possible. Always test it on a scrap, using a steam iron to see if the marks come off. Use dark carbon only on muslin patterns. Chalk is best Mr other materials. * * * * Miss Scott is always glad to • hear from her readers, and whenever possible will use their questions in her column, but because of the great volume of mail received daily, she cannot answer individual letters. In response to requests for reprints of her series on slipcovers, Patricia Scott has compiled them in booklet form, "How to Make Slipcovers." For your copy of this helpful booklet, write to Miss Scott in care of Alton Telegraph, Church Notes enclosing a self addressed, stamped envelope and 20c in coin to cover costs of printing and handling, © 1983, Publishers Newspaper Syndicate Grace Methodists Plan Reception for Pastor A reception will be given in Mrs. Cotton Elected by Church Guild Mrs. Harry Cotton was elected president of the St. Eliza- smooth sleeves, while" patterns will receive friends from 7:30 botn Guild of St. Paul's Epis- until 9 p.m. in the church Fel- copal Church at a meeting the Sub-Teen but shorter than the Junior (about 5 feet 3 inches). * * * » Q. Why stretch out fullness in sleeves? All ready-made blouses and dresses have here from the East St. Louis Grace Methodist Church. The pastor and his family are still made with so much fullness -MRS. K. E. A. If you're stretching the islers and clergy of area sleeves, that's your problem, churches have been invited. Blouses and dresses that you buy are made with the same Members of the church board and the Woman's Society of types of sleeve patterns that are Christian Service will be host now on the market. You must to the reception. Mrs. F. M. lowship Hall. Methodist min- ' Wednesday in the home of Mrs. William Luer, Fail-mount Addition. Other officers elected were Mrs. Herbert Woodbury, vice- president; Mrs. Eben Rodgers, secretary; and Mrs. William "shrink out." the fullness at Hedger, Mrs. W. L. Nagel, Mrs. Stephenson, treasurer. the sleeve cap for it to fit pi*op- Oscar Weber and Mrs. Emma erly. Meisenheimer will pour. Q. I have marked some sum- ALLEN CHAPEL mer dresses with a tracing at LOWER PRICES RED & CERISE 4fc V 4 ftfft TERRY CLOTH 7" I Heavyweight for Sportswear, Seat™ 1 «• ' f mmi*f* /^iif • filno flnrml* 'return! c nl n "• ORGANZA FREE PARKING IN WOOD RIVER $1,00 Yd, THE STORE 40 E. FERGUSON Dial CL 4-1236 Other Stores in St. Louis and East St. Louis WOOD RIVER IN WOOD RIVER ACROSS FROM POOL AND HIGH SCHOOL OUR SPECIAL FOR FAMILY OF FOUR 8 CARROLBURGERS 4 BAGS OF GOLDEN FRIES 4 TRIPLE-THICK SHAKES $1,20 ,48 ,80 VALUE $2.48 JUST $2,10 WITH THIS COUPON T VALID Fri., Sal., Sun., Juno (i, 7, 8 The next meeting of the Guild will be Sept. 4, at 2 p.m. in the church parlor. Allen Chapel A. M. E. Church. will sponsor a vacation iibie school June 10 through 21 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. daily. Classes are being offered for kindergarten, primary, junior, and junior high age groups. A picnic for those attending the school will be at 4 p.m. Friday, June 21. PRESBYTERIAN Twelfth Street Presbyterian Church announces plans for the annual vacation Bible school to be held at the church June 17 through 28. Children from nursery through junior high school age will attend classes from 9:30 until 11:30 a.m. A program will be given in the church sanctuary by the children of the school at 7:30 p.m. on (he closing day. Parents and friends will be invited. Mrs. Robert Wallace is general superintendent, and will be assisted by Mrs. Ronald Forbes. Department superintendents will be Mrs. William Wohlert Jr., nursery; Mrs. Burl Pack, kindergarten; Miss Margery Scott, primary; Mrs. Hillary Hnllelt and Mrs. Darrell Cooper, junior; Mrs. Clem Jarred, junior high; and Ronald Forbes, playtime activities. Youth Activities The Senior High Fellowship will meet at the church Sunday at 1:15 p.m. for a trip to Forest Park, St. Louis. Junior fellowship members will meet at the church at noon the same day to be taken to Marquette Park for a picnic. Adopt Baby Mr. and Mrs. William Wis- nasky of 4018 Aberdeen Ave., announce the adoption of a 2- month-old son, James William. The couple received the baby Tuesday. UCT AIDS SPECIALIZED SERVICES Lester Culp (right), a member of the United Commercial Travelers, is shown giving a station wagon load of supplies to Joseph L. Budde, executive director of Specialized Services, Inc. The sup- plies included materials for making lamp shades—drawings, designs, covering material, and wire frames were given to SS by UCT. News of Grains Futures Show Gains CHICAGO (AP)—The grain fu hires market showed a strong rallying tendency most of the time today with most commodities posting gains running to a cent or more and nearly all corn contracts reaching season highs on the Board of Trade. Brokers said the demand was largely short covering, much of it the stop-loss variety after the advance had reached major fractions, particularly in wheat, corn and rye. Estimated carlot receipts were corn 124, oats 4, barley 1, soybeans 8 and wheat and rye none. CHICAGO (AP)—No wheat or soybean sales. Corn No 3 yellow 1.26%; No 4 yellow 1.21%-26. Oats No 2 heavy white 70; No 1 extra heavy white 72; no 2 extra heavy white 72. Wheat Prev. High Low Close close Wheat Jul Sep Dec Mar May Corn Jul Sep Dec Mar May Oats Jul Sep Dec Mar May Rye Jul Sep Dec Mar May Soybeans 1.86 1.85>4 1-85% 1.85% 1.87% 1.87% 1.87% 1.87 1.93% 1.92% 1.93% 1.92 1.94 1.92% 1.93% 1.92% 1.88% 1.87% 1.88% 1.86% 1.24% 1.23% 1.24% 1.23% 1.22% 1.21% 1.22% 1.21% 1.16% 1.15% 1.16% 1.15% 1.19% 1.18% 1.19% 1.18% 1.22% 1.21 1.22% 1.20% .66% .67% .70'/'i .71% .71% .67% .70 .71% .71% .66% .66% .67% .70 .70% .70 .71% .71% .71% .71% 1.28% 1.27% 1.27% 1 26% 1.29%. 1.27% 1.29 1.27% 1.32% 1.30% 1.32% 1.30% 1.34% 1.31% 1.33% 1.31% Jul 2.60% 1.58% 2.60% 2.58% Aug 2.60% 2.58% 2.60% 2.58% Sep 2.54% 2.53% 2.54% 2.53% Nov 2.53 2.51% 2.53 2.51% Jan 2.S6& 2.55% 2.56% 2.54% Mar 2.59% 2.58 2.59 2.58 May 2.61% 2.60% 2.61% 2.60 Produce Prices At St. Louis ST. LOUIS (AP)—Eggs and live poultry: IL'ggs, consumer grades, A larg^ 27-28, A medium 23-24, A small 17-18, B large 26-27, wholesale grades, standard 25-26%, unclassified farm run 24-25, checks 2021. Hens, heavy 1.6, light over 5 Ibs 10-11, under 5 Ibs 7-8, commercial broilers and fryers 17%-18. Save oo summer casuals.* Friday, Saturday day special 5 97 Reg. to 7.99 Save on your favorite open- air styles ... so comfortable and so cool! Wedge heels in varying heights. Choose white, beige, multi-color leathers and straws. All sixes. Hurry in ... back to regular price Monday! Prices on 16 Mutual Funds Following is a list of 16 mutual investment fund stock quotations provided to the Telegraph by Newhard, Cook Co., through its Alton office. These stocks are selected on the basis of their sales and ownership in the area. The quotations are yesterday's closing. Issue. Affil. Fund ., Broad St. .. Bullock Divid Shrs. . Fid. Cap Fid. Fund 16.33 Fid. Tr 14.36 Fund Inv 9.87 Keystone K-2 .... 5.23 Keystone S-4 .... 4.33 Mass. Tr 14.96 Mass. Grth 8.24 Nation W. Sec. .. 22.96 Nat. Inves 15.57 Tevev. El 7.64 13.65 3.45 8.79 Bid. Asked. 8.25 8.93 14.34 15.50 14.97 3.79 9.55 17.66 15.61 10.82 5.72 4.73 16.35 9.01 24.84 16.83 8.33 News of Stocks Tobaccos On Decline NEW YORK (AP) — Tobaccos and sugars declined in a mixed stock market late this afternoon. Trading was moderately active. Volume for the day was estimated at 4.8 million shares compared with 5.85 million Wednesday. Gains and losses of most key stocks were from fractions to a point or so. The tobaccos declined more sharply, reacting to a Florida court ruling that a tobacco company can be held liable for damages for a death caused by cigarette smoking. Philip Morris was off about 3, Liggett & Myers 2, Lorillard more than a point, and Reynolds a point. Sugars were slightly higher in the morning but slid as commodity future prices for sugar reacted downward from a recent sharp recovery. American Crystal was off about 2, South Puerto Rico Sugar more than a point, and lentral Aguirre about a point. Chrysler was off more than a point on a spate of profit taking. The averages were bolstered by gains of some blue chips. Du Pont rose more than 2, Montgomery Ward 1, Standard Oil (New Jersey) a fraction. Libby-Owens-Ford dropped % to 54 on a huge block of 70,000 shares, later selling at. 54!-.i on an 8,000-share transaction. I American Viscose dropped over , 2 and FMC Corp. a point on news i of an antitrust suit having been; filed to block the acquisition of Avisco by FMC. ' Texas Instruments and Polaroid! were off about a point each. New York Central erased a loss and i traded about unchanged. Pennsyl-1 vania Railroad continued fraction-' ally lower. Prices on tho American Stock Exchange were mixed in moderate trading. Corporate and U.S. government bonds were a little stronger. Livestock Prices At East St. Louis NATIONAL STOCKYARDS, 111. (APi — lUSDAi - Hog, S.OOO; barrows and gilts 1-1' 19(1-240 Ib 17.50-18.00; about -10 'wait early IS.10; 2-3 290-300 Ib; 1-2 UM70 Ib 15.50-17.00; sous 1-2 1275-400 Ib 14.00-1J.OO: 2-:! 400-500; ill) 13.51-14.25; 500-1550 Ib 13.00-50: ! boars 11.30-12.50. Cattle 1,000; calves 150; mixed Ljixxl choice? 1,000-1.025 Ib 22.25-50; good 2! .00-22.00; heifers good low ' choice 21.1X1-22.00; cows utility 1 and commercial 14.50-Ki.OQ; bulls ''• utility and commercial 17.00-: 19.50; feeders lot good and choice j steers around 800 Ib 23.25; good to choice vealers 26.00-30.00: few head choice 31.00; standard low j good 19.00-26.10; good and choiivj slaughter calves 19.00-2li.00. i Sheep 200; spring lambs gixxii choice. 80-100 Ib 22.00-24.00; fowl lots choice prime 90-97 Ib 24.00-1 50; few utility j'.wd 18.00-21.50. I To Discontinue Silver-Backed Paper Money WASHINGTON (AP)—The silver certificate—the last piece of U.S. currency which is fully backed by a dollar's worth of metal—will be burned, but don't look for any big bonfires right away. President Kennedy signed a bill Wednesday providing for retire- tirement of silver certificates to free 1.3 billion ounces of the metal for use in coins. All dollar bills are silver certificates. There is also a relatively small amount of this type of currency in §2, $5 and $10 denominations. The dollar bill will become a Federal Reserve note, the type of currency which makes up the bulk of U.S. money. A Federal Reserve note is backed by gold at the rate of 25 cents in gold for each dollar of face value. Treasury officials said today the first of the new bills probably will be issued in October 1964, and it may require many months or years to replace all silver, certificates. 12 Selected Stocks Following are today's 1:30 p.m. quotations ol 12 New York Stock Exchange issues research has indicated are widely held in the Alton area, as supplied to the Telegraph by Newhard, Cook & Co., from its Alton branch office. (The New York Exchange closes at 2:30 p.m. (Alton time), so these are not the closing quotations): AT&T 122%, Gen. Motors 71%, Granite City Steel 29%, Olin Mathieson Chem. 41, Owens-Ill. 82 ] / 2 , Shell Oil 42%, Sinclair 44%, Socony 68%, Standard Oil (Ind.) 59%, Standard (NJ) 67%, U. S. Steel 50 ! / 2 , Sears 88%. Spring and Summer Better DRESSES $22.95 to $29.95 Values ... 90 $29.95 to $39.95 Values . . . $ 19 90 90 $39.95 to $49.95 Values . . . S 25 Fill your wardrobe with savings on casual and dressy dresses! Prints, solids, pales and darks. Some with jackets, some sleeveless — in a multitude of fabrics for wear all summer long. Sizes for juniors, misses, 5 to 13 8 to 'JO. The way to be watched - in OF CALIFORNIA S-T-R-E-T-C-H DENIM This carefree fabric offers tho season's newest look in swim-wear fashions. i>o% cotton, 3Ti nylon. Navy only, in sixes 7 to 15. See this and all our swim-wear from Elan, Cole, Catalina and Roxanna.

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