Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on June 20, 1963 · Page 15
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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 15

Alton, Illinois
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Thursday, June 20, 1963
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THURSDAY, JUNE 20, 1963 ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH PAGE FIFTKKN State's Had 4 Governors Sincel961 SPRINGFIELD, HI. (Special)— Gov. Otto Kerner was inaugurated on Jan. 9, 1961, as chief executive of Illinois, but since that time, the state has also had four other legal governors. Moreover, two of those four were Republicans, and the other two were Democrats like Governor Kerner. Annual salary of a governor is $30,000. Lt. Gov. Sam Shapiro (D- Kankakee) has acted as chief executive most of the time when the governor was absent. From Jan. 17, 1961, when he first was acting governor, Shapiro has been acting governor tot 91 days. The last such day was June 3. Others who have been acting governor because of the state constitutional order of descent, are former House Speaker Paul Powell (D-Vienna); Secretary of State Charles F. Carpentier, (R- East Moline); and the present Speaker of the House, John W. Lewis (R-Marshall). Served 4 Days Powell served for four days; Carpentier for two days and Lewis for one day. Powell was acting governor Aug. 27 and Aug. 28, 1961, and again on Feb. 20 and Feb. 21, 1961. Carpentier acted on Oct. 3 and Oct. 4, 1961, and Lewis on March 28, this year. Incidentally, when Shapiro Is acting governor whenever the legislature is in session and can not preside in his regular Job a president of the Senate, that task is passed on to the majority lead er or the majority whip. In the House, Lewis passes the speakership on to the majority leader when he temporarily pass es from the legislative to the exe cutive branch of the state govern ment. The acting governors take ove the state helm of state wheneve the governor crosses from thl state into another, In this way: The lieutenant governor, or he is absent, the president pro tern of the Senate (and this is th majority leader who presides i the absence of the lieutenant gov ernor); the speaker of the House Three Sisters Dusters All T Bras All T 9 Girdles All S 2" Girdles All *3" Girdles Garter Belts 8 EASTGATE PLAZA $3.9f Vdlu. Reg. $1.00 Full and Half Dacron & Nylon Rtg. $2.99 Run Resistant Mesh Special Jewelry Buys $1.99 Values 99c Values Full and Half Nylon & Cotton Reg. $1.99 Just say "Charge It" CHILDREN'S SHOP * * <' T AT P»A A" ATN I 0 tA^T OATt Pl»7A [AS" ALTO House Party" Values! Children's Wear Savings Jamboree THIS IS YOUR GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY TO BUY AT SAVINGS NEVER BEFORE OFFERED IN THE ALTON TRADE AREA. SHOP THIS WEEKEND! Spring and Summer Cinderella — Kate Greenaway DRESSES Sites: 2 to 14 Large Selection New Stock Savings Up to 50% SPORTSWEAR Nationally Advertised Brands Sixes: Infants to 14 Savings up to 50% Boys' & Girls'—Sizes 1 to 14—$2.98 Value—Cotton Robes & Pajamas Excellent Quality—Sizes 2 to 14—Savings up to Pleated Skirts Girls' Sizes 2 to 14—$1.98 Values Knit Shirts Glrls'-Blzes S-M-L-XLr-?1.79 Values Knit Blouses $1.98 50% $1.45 $1.25 Lee Shirts Girls' —Reg. $1,00 2 SHORTS CROP pair for* | Sizes 3 to 14 $ I 79 69 SWIMWEAR — SUITS — ROBES — CAPS — BAGS OFF Siies 1 to 7 O $ 1 °8 $1.19 Values L for I Sim 1 to 7 ft $498 $1.69-51.98 Values L for L Boys' Short Sets fl.98 Values — Sizes 2 to 1 $3.98 Values — Sizes 2 to 7 •>... 18.98 Values — Sizes 2 to 1 ,, M.98 Values — Sizes 2 to 1 •• '1.65 '2.25 '3.00 '3.75 Boys' Sun Suits Sizes: Medium - Large • Extra Large $1.98 Values $1.65 $2.98 Values $2.25 $3.98 Values $3.00 Boys' SUITS COATS Sizes 2 to 7 — Savings up to 50% Boys' Baseball Suits Sizes 9 to 6. || BA IsUU 18.98 values Boys' Long Fonts '1.60 USE SHOPPERS CHARGE OR OUR LAY-AWAY PLAN Stow 8 to 7. 11.98 Vftlueg and the secretary of state. Profitable Serving as an acting governor affords sizeable pocket money. The salary of an acting governor begins when the governor re- turns across the Illinois state line. | in addition to his regular annual salary of $16,000 as lieutenant governor; and Secretary Carpentier has earned $166.66 and his regular annual salary is $20,000. Speakers of the House are paid the regular state representative Each acting governor is paid $83.33 a day in addition to the salary he receives in his regular job. Lieutenant Governor Shapiro has earned so far, a total of $7,583.03 annual salary of $6,000 but they are allowed office and clerical expense for the speakership. Acting governors are fully empower to sign legislation, if that should become necessary, and perform all other duties ordinarily within the province of the chief executive. One man eligible to act as governor, has not yet served so far since Governor Kemer took office. He is the president pro tern of the Senate Arthur Bidwill of River Forest. This well known Republican has either been ill or out of the state when he could have been temporary chief executive. Read Telegraph Want Ads Daily PENNEY'S ALWAYS FIRST QUAMTY EASTGATE PLAZA EAST ALTON, ACROSS FROM LEWIS AND CLARK MOTOR LODGE AND RESTAVRANT OPEN DAILY 10AM. TO 9 P.M. COME TO EASTGATE HOUSE PARTY FRI. - SAT. OPEN TONIGHT TIL 9 P.M. charge it! fake if home! use if COTTON PLISSE SUNBACKS QUALITY-MADE...JUST FOR US Here's how to get lots of sunshine! Get to Penney's for these buys in sun- backs! Pretty little printed patio dresses in the coolest of easy-care cottons —crinkly, crispy plisse! Penney's specialed them all the way with one of the country's top makers in this field—asked for and got—generous hems and seams, neatly piped waists, long zippered backs, fully lined bodices! Come and get your money's worth and more . ... get one for every sunny day of the week! MISSES;AND HALF SIZES. LIGHTWEIGHT INNERSPRING CHAISE roll-around • 72" long • 5" rubber- tired wheels The comfort of innerspring combined with the lightness of aluminum . . . heavy gauge 1" tubular aluminum frame. 2-piece innerspring cushions . . . back adjusts to 5 positions. Colorful and gay laminated vinyl floral pattern upholstery. MATCHING PADDED CHAIR . 10.88 SUMMER PLAN FOR FUN., DOUBLE-PLAY COTTONS! EASY LIVING IN ROUGH, TOUGH COTTON DENIM BOYS' ROUGH, TOUGH CANVAS CASUALS! SEERSUCKER SUITLETTE ON MANY A SUMMER DAY . sets for 2 " 2 " Sizes 8 to 18 3 .99 our sporty buyers picked cotton poplin 'n woven yarn-dyed plaids 'n prints; picked rounded, gentry, 'n collarless styles; picked medium as well as pastel tones! The result; sets with great dash! Sizes 10 to 18. Cushion insole, rubber outsole, buff trim. Faded blue, red, charcoal; jean's blue, sand. Taper toe AA, B, 4 to 10. Little boy's rubber toecap cotton army ducks support growing feet with balance arches. B, 8% to 3, D, 4 to 3. Colors red or blue. Did we say 3.99? Here's the coolest scoop of the summer! Two smart parts in acetate and cotton ^ seersucker (the breeziest wash 'n wear fabric) — our clipped cardigan, our slim, slim skirt. Love 'em together or apart! CHARGE THBSB VALUES AT YOUR BAST ALTON PENNEY'S Shop 1O eun. to 9 p.m. MONDAY through SATURDAY EASTGATE PLAZA SHOPPING CENTER % Intersection of U.S. Highway 67 and Niagara Avenge

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