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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 7

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tUESt)AV, JUrxfE 18, 1963 ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH PAGE SEVEN Seams to Me Proper Alterations for Patterns th* pt&itef alteration of pat' terns jtefore cutting is of great importance. The easiest way is to'measure a dress that fits you perfectly and use these measurement to change your pattern.' This method is particularly effective if you do not have someone to measure you. And you do not have to be concerned with adding ease. But the garment should be similar in line to the one you are altering. For instance, if you have a shoulder problem, you should not use measurements from a kimono dress to alter a pattern with set-in sleeves. Here are some do's and don'ts: j . .> • . Across Pattern Section: The most common adjustment is made across the /pattern.. .The adjustment must'be the same all the way across the entire section of pattern, whether it is slashed or folded. See the diagrams. The top (DO), is the • proper way to short a bodied Notice that the fold is equal < all the way across. At bottom (DON'T) shows how an unequal fold can throw off the center line and side seam. There is on exception—raising a back skirt for a sway-back. In this case, the greatest amount is taken up at center back and tapered to nothing at sides. Up and Down Adjustment: When the change runs up and down (to make a piece wider or narrower) it can be tapered. The fold or " slash must be made from one 1 edge to the opposite edge or close to opposite edge to allow the pattern to lie flat on the table. If the pattern buckles the fabric cannot be cut properly. Darts: When changing their position or size the adjustment may disturb the seam lines. Be sure to check this and if necessary redraw the seam line where the dart is. Steam Edges: Patterns often can be adjusted to the seam edges. If not too much must be taken in dr enlarged, this method can be used on skirts, for instance. However, remember to redraw the seam arid cutting lines. If alteration is rhade at a curve (the hip line of a skirt, for instance) draw the new seam line in the same, curved shape as it was originally. Use, tissue paper when enlarging a pattern either : by extending seam edges or slashing and- spreading. Slide a sheet of it under the original pattern; if slashed, spread the pattern the necessary amount and pin • it to the tissue; if seam edges are extended, first pin the pattern to the tissue and then draw new seam lines on the tissue. * # s|< * Miss Scott is always glad to hear from her readers, and whenever possible will use their questions in her column, but because of the DON'T great volume of mail received daily, she cannot answer individual letters. Patricia Scott has prepared a booklet, "How to Alter Your Dress Patterns," which gives complete instructions for altering so that finished garments will fit perfectly. For your copy of this guide to correct fitting, write to Patricia Scott in care of Alton Telegraph, enclosing a long, self addressed, stamped envelope and 25 cents in coin to to cover costs of printing and handling. 3 Publishers Newspaper Syndicate Nutritionist Says ' ' ' • ';•/"••' •., American Children Are Overfed By FRANK CAREY ATLANTIC CITY, N. J., ff— A nationally known nutrition researcher deplored today the super-feeding of children in America and said it might lead to a definite shortening of the average life-span .within the next two.generations. Dr. John B. Youmans of Nashville, /Tenn., said the ,possibility 'exists that sup'er-nutri- tion in ith'e United States/-especially among i n f a n t s—Way "make the biological clock run too fast," and thus ultimately cause earlier-than-normal aging and cut longevity. He said this at a news conference at the annual meeting of the American Medical Association prior to accepting the AMA's Goldberger Award for outstanding nutritional research. Youmans, a .former director of the AMA's division of scientific activities and now president of United Health Foundations, Inc., of New York, told reporters: "I would question the tendency in this country to feed infants earlier and earlier on solid foods, and to give infants and children more and more vitamins, and higher and higher levels of energy-providing nutrients in the form of calories." "I think we should take a look at this tendency to try to make children develop faster." "Today," he added, "kids are bigger than their fathers, and girls are menstruating earlier. "American .boys are from 6 to 8 per cent taller in height and 12 to 18 per cent heavier in wegiht on the average than their fathers were 30 years ago." He said there is increased evidence of degenerative diseases setting in at an earlier age than in the past, and some evidence that more people are dying younger from such ills. Announce YTF Senior High -. Activities / Girls participating in >' the YWCA senior high program have planned the following activities. Today the girls will meet at the YWCA at 6 p.m. and go to Riverfront Park to play softball after which they will eat a sack lunch and swim. The girls will have a canvash at a local service station Saturday. On June 25 each girl is asked to bring another girl, aged 10 or under, to a wiener roast. The club will hike on McAdams Highway July 2. The hike will be followed by a sack lunch and smimming. The Senior Hi Club is open to all senior high girls in the area. Registration for the YWCA summer program at Hillcrest Community House will remain open this week. Age groups and time of registration are: 10-12, Thursday, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., and 7-9, Wednesday, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. The YWCA swimming pool will be open Thursday, 10 to 11 a.m. for girls 10-12 years, old. Each girl must furnish her own equipment. Correction James Glaeser served as best man during the wedding ceremony of Miss Mary Meng and Charles Glaeser, his brother, Saturday at 10 a.m. in St. Matthew's Gathplic Church. The best man's nam,e was omitted in the account of the wedding in Saturday's Telegraph. River Bluffs Council Plans Diagnostic Clinics For Neighborhoods "Diagnostic clinics" for neighborhood service teams of River Bluffs Girl Scout Council will start June 25, it was announced today by Mrs. Edward Kapes, training administrator. Mrs. Kapes described the clinics, or "pow-wows," as "a new type of training session," where "we have high hopes of recognizing potential ills." They are scheduled in the north and south of the council area, with duplicate sessions in each locality, so that the members "may choose the most convenient date and place of four," said Mrs. Kapes. The clinics will be the first gatherings of neighborhood service teams since they have reorganized their troops in anticipation of program change, said Mrs. Kapes. No registration is necessary, she added. Initial meeting will be June 25 at Elm Street Presbyterian Church; Alton', from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; the second on June 26 at Camp Rainbow, Creston Drive, East. St.. LoUis, at the same hours; .the third at College Avenue Presbyterian Church, Alton, .on July 9; and. the fourth .at Camp Rainbow on July 10. All are from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Born to: Mr. and Mrs. Oren L. Stonecipher, 504 Park Dr., Bethalto, a daughter, Barbara Jean, 7 pounds, 12 ounces, Monday, 6:50 p.m. Monday, St. Joseph's Hospital. Elder children, Eugenia 14, Evelyn 12, Raymond 11, Lenora 9, Candy 4, Sue Ann IVs. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Durbln, 100 E. Rand St., Hartford, a daughter, Gina Gayle, 8 pounds, 3:26 p.m., Monday, Alton Memorial Hospital. Elder child, Randy Dale 12. Mr. and Mrs. Jack Harvey, Humbert Court, Godfrey, a daughter, 9 pounds, 7 ounces, 6:28 a.m, today, Alton Memorial Hospital. Two elder children, Debra Sue 2, and Janet Lynn, 1. Churches College Avenue Presbyterian Church vacation Bible school .opened Monday with an enrollment of 108 students. New enrollments are still being taken. Anna Graham Circle of the Cherry Street Baptist Church will meet at the home of Mrs. Matthew Corder, 1010 Phinney Ave., at 1 p.m., Wednesday. The Senior Sewing Circle of St.' John's Baptist Church will sponsor its annual bazaar from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday in the church dining rooms. Art work will be on exhibit each evening. Mrs. Frank Thompson is chairman. Lodges Veterans' of Foreign Wars Auxiliary, Post 1308, will meet at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in Veterans' Memorial Center. A business session will be followed by a social hour. Carlin Rebekah Lodge will meet Thursday at 8 p.mTin Greenwood Odd Fellows Hpjll. CollegeNotPS Charles E. Ehlert, son of Dr. and Mrs. Charles D. Ehlert, 1224 Henry St., received a bachelor of laws degree Saturday from the University of Illinois, Urbana, and will reside in Seattle, Wash., with his wife and son. :.. Barry Alan Hajst is attending ing a summer training program for outstanding secondary school students sponsored by Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy, Rolla. Barry will be a senior student at East Alton-Wood River Community High School. Two students from the area have received degrees from University College, the adult education division of Washington University. They are Carroll Raymond Chamness, 153 Sham-, rock St., East Alton, bachelor of science; and James Harvey Stewart, 19, Frontenac Road, Godfrey, bachelor of science in education. Mrs. Fred Zimmerman Jr., Miss Mary Lee Zimmerman and Mr. and Mrs. A. Rudolph Green have returned from Evanston where they attended the graduation of Miss Lucy Zimmerman from Northwestern .University. Miss Zimmerman was president of her sorority, Kappa Alpha Theta, in her senior year there. She is flying to Paris today and will tour Europe until late September. Don Gubser, son of Mr. and Mrs. U. A. Gubser, 2911 Edwards St., is presently attending summer school at the University of Illinois. In the fall he will enroll in graduate school at the university where he has been awarded a teaching assistantship in physics. Mr. Gubser received a bachelor of science degree in engineering physics at commencement exercises Saturday. While at Illinois he was editor-in-chief of the Illio, the school yearbook. He was a member of scholarship honoraries, Phi Eta Sigma, Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Tau, Pi Mu Epsilon, Phi Alpha Mu, and Phi Alpha Pi. Activity .hon- oraries include Omicron Delta Kappa and Ma-Wan-Da. He is a member of Beta Theta Pi social fraternity. Life-Saving Classes At YWCA A 10-week session of junior and senior life-saving classes will begin' Thursday at Young Women's Christian Association with two hour periods once each week from 6 until 8 p.m. The classes are for experienced swimmers only. To be in the junior class, children must be 12 years of age or over. The senior class is for those aged 16 years or over. The YWCA announces there are openings in the current adult swimming classes on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The course started last week. Wood River Muny Band Concert Set Wednesday WOOD RIVER - Mrs. John Lowery, East Alton, will be fea- ured as vocal solist when the Municipal Band opens it's current eason with a concert at 8 p.m. Wednesday in Central Park. Selections by Mrs. Lowery will nclude: "Make Believe", and I'll See You Again", Ervin Vtouish, band manager, reports. Directed by Chester Hughes, the and will play: "Exodus 1 'by Barest Gold; "Parade From Viva Mexico", John Morrissel; "Canie- ot" Lerner-Lowe; "Processionial From Viva Mexico", John Morissey. "Block M", Jerry Bilik; "March- tig the Blues", Richard Bowles; Greensleeves", Alfred Reed; and Festical Prelude", Alfred Reed. Any organization wishing to ponsor an ice cream social dur- ng the conceits of the band this eason, may make arrangements y contacting Leroy Emerick, re- reation director, is has been an- lounced. Mrs. Martinson Guest of Lodge At Wood River WOOD RIVER — Mrs. Mary Martinson, Granite City, 26th dis- rict deputy president, was a pecial guest at the Monday meet- ng of the Thompson Rebekah Lodge in the Odd Fellows Hall. Mrs. Martinson conducted the nstallation of Mrs. Vernon Cul- iepper as right supporter to the noble grand; and Mrs. Millard -ole as left supporter; to fill 'acancies in the official staff. A special tribute in observance if flag day was presented by Mrs. rvin Rau. Preliminary plans for the cele- iration of the 50th anniversary of he lodge to be observed this fall, were discussed. Mrs. C. W. An- Irews, noble grand, announced a special meeting will be called or further discussion. Brothers of the order were honored and presented gifts in 'ather's Day ceremonies conducted by the noble grand. Picnic Set June 26 WOOD RIVER — The potluck picnic and outing of the Township Hospital Auxiliary is scheduled for 6 p.m. June 26 in Roxana Park, rather than June 20 as was announced Monday, Mrs. Jack Guccione, president, reports. Court of Honor at Roxana Tonight ROXANA — Boy Scouts of Troop 25 will have a Court of Honor at 7:30 p.m. today at the south shelter house in the Roxana Park. Attend Retreat ROXANA — Women of the First Baptist Church attended a woman's retreat Friday and Saturday at the Ill.-Mo. Baptist Church camp at Low Point, 111. Attending were Mrs. Shirley Wood River Buys 2 New Police Cars WOOD RIVER - The City Council awarded a contract Monday night to Stuart Motor Co. for the purchase of two police cars at a cost of $2,298.08 with trade-in of two present police cars. Other bidders were: Albrecht Chevrolet, 53,286.48; Carter-Wood River Motor Co., $2,955.22. In other action the council approved the annexation of 8.9 acres between old Vaughn Hill Road and new Vaughn Hill Road. An ordinance providing amendment of the city code to provide stops and yield-right-of-way signs at certain intersections was also adopted. Places where stop signs will be erected are: Wood River Avenue, Sixth Street, Ninth Street, Central Avenue and 13th Street, and yields at 14th Street and Alton-St. Louis Road. The revised ordinance was also amended to read: "Alton-St. Louis Road, Alton-St. Louis Road stops at Main Street and Ferguson Avenue and traffic using the diagonal left turn to enter Madison Avenue shall yield to Madison Avenue. Bills totaling $29,311.81 were approved. Lovell, Mrs. Lola Hubbard, Mrs. Norma Lovell, Mrs. Joy Hubbard, VIrs. Jean Vanhorn, Mrs. Dorothy Williams, Mrs. Norma Sidwell, Mrs. Marty Malone, Mrs. Peggy Wilson, Mrs. Norma Hammer, Mrs. Hazel Cannady, Mrs. Muriel Tucker and Mrs. Oma Grober. Bible School ROXANA— Helpers at the Bible school at the Presbyterian Church are: Mrs. Mamie Duncan, Miss 3 eggie Duncan, Mrs. • Mildred Donham, Mrs. Margaret Wingerter, Miss Katy Norvell, Marilyn Doerr, Linda Uhles, Karen Barnes, Wanda Brannen, Mickey Phelps, Mrs. Stella Hunt, Mrs. Margaret McKenzie, Miss Janice Kerr, Mrs. Nicki Poling, Mrs. Oscar Kleinert, Mrs. Wilma Burnett, Miss Jackie Snyders, Mrs. Joan Rice, Miss Karen Hurley, Mrs. Dale Johnson, Miss Crystal Kravanek Donna Snyder, Miss Janice McCormick and Mrs. Nprrrja Cobine Roxana Notes ROXANA — Mr. and Mrs. Fred Hickerson and children of 339 Rohm Place returned Saturday from New Symyrna Beach, Fla., and sightseeing at other points of interest aftter a two-week vacation. Mr. and Mrs. Arlyn Rosenthal and children of Rosewood Heights have purchased the home of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lipe on W. First street and moved into their ne\\ home Monday. The Lipe family have moved to Centralia. Fire Chief Clyde Lawrence of W. First St. and Wesley Hurley of Reller Ave. attended fire school al Champaign last week. The fireman's picnic will be next Sun Sunday at Kendall Hill. The Rev. and Mrs. Roland Folkerts and two children, formerly of Blue Island, 111., are at the home of Mrs. Folkert's parents Mr. and Mrs. J. G. Cuddy on W First street. The family will move into their own home soon and Mrs Folkerts wil Iteach in the Roxam schools next year. List Top Stock Judges For Greene CARROLLTON — David Hem- rough, Greene county assistant arm adviser, is announcing the 'inning clubs and the winning ndividuals in the county 4-H live- lock judging contest June 12. In the judging of dairy cattle ic winning club was Woodville Workers, with Alan Voiles, Tyann floss and Lynn Carter as team members; second, Oakland Go- Getters, with team members being Donald Kuhnline, Larry Mears and Jerry Joyce; third, L i n d e r Go-Getters, with Donald Ballard llaine Tapen and Charles Al- )recht as team members. Clubs having winning teams in he fat stock, including sheep ieef cattle and swine are as fol ows: Oakland Go<5etters, first he team being Jerry Joyce, Don Jd Kuhnline and Janice Hodapp; Binder Go-Getters, second, Rich ard Albrecht, Donald Ballard arfd ames Shaw; Woodville Workers bird, team members being Dan Voiles, Phyllis Flatt and Christy Carter. The top 10 individuals in dairy udging were Alan Voiles, Donal Kuhnline, Tyann Moss, Larrj Mears, Lynn Carter, Jim Best 'hyllis Flatt, Donald Ballard llaine Tapen and Charles Al brecht. The top ten individuals in live stock judging were Jerry Joyce Richard Albrecht, Donald Kuhn ine, Dan Voiles, Donald Ballard ames Shaw, Phyllis Flatt, Jan ce Hodapp, James Featherstoni and Barbara Rawe. DUKE BAKERY 819 Henry —Dial HO 3-2832 FRESH BAKED GOODS DAILY We Specialize in Wedding and Party Cakes 'ie Swindlers Condemned MOSCOW — Two Russians ar acing death by a firing squad fo a swindle involving a pie making machine alleged to reduce tin amount of fat baked into pies. GETS AWARD Dale Schoenhofen, son of Mr. and Mrs, Oliver Schoenhofen, 523 Crestview Dr., East Alton, a 1963 graduate of Wood River Community High School is the recipient of an Illinois State Scholarship. Worden WORDEN - Mrs. Charles Zirges was hostess at a shower Frilay night honoring Mrs. John Best Jr. Mrs. A. Wieseman of Bunker UII; Mrs. George Wieseman of Worden and Mr. and Mrs. Ben Garde and son, David, of New Douglas, attended the funeral ol Mrs. Paul Coney of Jacksonville Monday. Mrs. Leona Albrecht and Mrs Margaret Pirok have returnee lome from the Staunton Commun- ty Hospital. Mrs. Verna Scoggins and Robert Allen Braasch, son of Mr, and Mrs. Otto Braasch, are pa- lents at the Staunton Community Hospital. Mrs. Dorothy Roberson of Wood liver, formerly of Worden, graduated from Southern Illinois Uni- Retiring Chief of VFW Cited at Wood River WOOD RIVER — Oscar Oiler, retiring commander, was cited at he Monday meeting of the Vete•an's of Foreign Wars in Memorial Hall, for outstanding service during his term of office. New officers headed by Lowell Bush as commander, were introduced and will assume their duties July 1. A record enrollment of 700 veterans have been registered as members during the year exceed- ng the previous high total of 650, ;t was reported. Presented special awards for excelling in the membership drive were: Bob Beliveau, Carl Benefiel, Floyd Bunt, Zeke Carsten, Harold Clark, Jack Creekmore, William Deadrick, Allen Fulkerson, Otto Kassak, John Koby, Warren Miligan, Kenneth Secrest, Glenn Westerholt, Harry Young, Bush and Oiler. Fourteen delegates and 14 alternates were named to represent the post at the national convention July 25-28 in Seattle, Wish. Kellys In Singapore WOOD RIVER — Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Kelly, 817 N. Wood River Ave., in the second week of their trip around the world, arrived in Singapore today, and plan to spend the next week in the orient visit ing Hong Kong, Kyota and Tokyo Japan, before returning home by way of Honolulu and San Fran Cisco. They expect to arrive home June 29. Traveling aboard a jet plane o the British Overseas Airline Co. the couple left New York June ! and have visited in London, Cairo Egypt; New Delhi, Benares and Calucutta, India; and Gangkok Thailand. East Alton to Open Sewer Plant Bids EAST ALTON — Bids to con- truct a sewage treatment plant ill be opened at a special rneet- ng of the village board at 2 p.m. Thursday. Several days will be required o examine the bids and a con- ract is expected to be awarded .t another special meeting Saturday night. Monday it was mistakenly an- lounced that the board would re- eive bids on 5560,000 in general ibligation bonds to finance the project. Meeting Canceled EAST ALTON — Mrs. J. C. Bar- versity Friday at Edwardsville She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ivan Dubree of Worden. j-- East Altonian faces Alton DW1 Charge VVillinm D. Johnson. 53. of 124 Victory Drive, East Alton, was rhnrged with driving while Intoxicated, leaving the scene of an accident and traffic violation by Alton police Monday night. Police said Johnson's car struck a parked car owned by S. S. Bosoluke, 3030 VVatalee Ave., in the 2300 block of E. Broadway shortly before 7 p.m. Johnson drove on. police said, but was stopped by Patrolman Rudy Sowders in the 2900 block of Broadway. Sowders had arrived at the scene just after the accident. REGINA — Alterations are planned for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police's Training Center here. nett, chairman, reports the June meeting of the Cancer Society to prepare pads and dressings for the Madison County Chapter, has been canceled due to vacation Bible school now in progress in the First Baptist Church. 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