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PAGE TWO ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH FRIDAY, JUNE 28, 1963 Until Saturday Fiflwr** Stew lis City Asks Sewer Time Extended PARTLY CLOUDY SATURDAY Scattered showers and (liundersho\v- lain region and the Pacific Northwest, ers are forecast for Friday night for It will be clear to partly cloudy else- parts of the north Atlantic coast, the where. It will be cooler in the north At- southeastern Atlantic coast, the Ten- lantic coast region and for most of the nessee, Ohio and Mississippi valleys, Pacific coast with little change else- northern Plains, northern Intermoun- where. (AP Wirephoto Map) 7-Year-Old Boy . . . Bruised in Fall Off of Health Bar Climb Device Wayne Britlon, 7, of Bethalto, fell off a health bar and landed in a hospital Thursday. A check at the Alton Memorial Hospital revealed the youngster suffered only bruises to his right hip and elbow. Wayne, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Britton, 527 Albers Lane, will be out of action for a couple of days. The bars are at Belhalto Grade School and he was climbing on them while his brother was play- ing in a little league baseball game ona field nearby. Five Czechs Jailed For Beating Africans PRAGUE, Czechoslovakia (AP) —Five young hoodlums were sentenced Thursday to jail terms of up to 22 months for roughing up a group of African students, the Czech News Agency reported. Two of the five were given suspended sentences. WealherForecast. Alton and vicinity—Clear to partly cloudy and not much temperature change through Saturday. Scattered thundershowers tonight In the area. High Saturday 90 to 95. Low tonight around 70. Extended Forecast Southern Illinois — Temperatures will average two to eight degrees above seasonal normals with only minor day to day variations. Normal highs, 86 to 91. Normal lows, 62 to 70. Precipitation will be quite variable, averaging around one-fourth of an inch and falling as scattered showers interspersed throughout the period. KENNEDY ENGULFED President Kennedy is virtually engulfed by well-wishers during a garden party at the home of President Eamon de Valera in Dublin. After a barnyard tea in rural Ireland at the old home- stead at Dunganstown, the President went to the Dublin party which was attended by the cream of city society. A drizzle fell during the party. (AP Wire ph to) OwnerS Rusll tO City Hall Tabernacle Baptist As Dogtag Deadline Dawns Today was the last for obtaining renewal of Alton dog licenses without incurring a pen- anty for delay and a rush for sonal taxes are still coming in, Elliott said, and payments in the last week have totaled about §6,000. His total Alton tax- dog tags was on at the office co]]ec , ion has now reached $3 of City Treasurer M. O. Elliott. Up to today, 1,274 dog licenses JT^J 1 had been issued. A total of 98 were sold yesterday and 126 on Wednesday. Before being eligble for cily licenses, dogs must have been immunized to rabies. Elliott said he learned veterinarians have experienced a late rush of calls for the immunizing shots. Some dogs owners told the treasurer they had been unable as yet to get shots for their dogs, lacking time to wait out their turns at veterinarians' offices. Adding to an almost steady stream of callers at the city treasurer's office today were residents paying sewer bills. At noon today, Elliott said sewer use reciepts for the day would exceed §2,000, and that the total for June will be trom $27,500 to $28,000. Payments of delinquent per- Mission Group Meets The missionary society of Tabernacle Baptist Church will present a missionary program at 7 p.m. Sunday. The theme will be "Time Around the Clock." Twelve subjects will be discuss- c-d by members. The pastor, the Rev. A. C. Hall, will summarize the theme. Barge Line Sued For $75,000 EDWARDSVILLE - Missouri River Barge Lines, Inc., was named defendant in a $75,000 lawsuit tiled late Thursday in Circuit Court by a former crew member of the firm's towboat "Neville," who alleged he de veloped a diabetic condition from injuries incurred last June while ascending a stall-way from the vessel's steering room to the deck. The suit was filed under the Merchant Marine Act by Carl G. Lewis, identified in the complaint as an engineer on the towboat operating on the Missouri River at the time. His address was not listed. Tavern Owner Fined for Sunday Morning Sales Teresa H. Massa, liquor licensee | prepare the case." of Massa's GSM Tavern at 8515: Deputy Sneriff Thomas Lakin Collinsville Rd., was f i n e d ; testified that he purchased a $117.60 Thursday by police Ma.!six-pack of beer at 10:07 a.m. gistrate Wiliam Traband for; that morning from a waitress, violation of Sunday closing Massa charged that tavern hours. owners in unincorporated areas The tavern operator was olthe county are "being treated named in a warrant upon com- as inferior by the sheriff's of- plaint of Madison County Chief ; fice just to get a little publicity Deputy Sheriff Ueorge Ramachjin the newspaper." after six deputies entered the "The- headlines would not establishment May 26 and ob-lbave been as big if the barmaid served five men drinking beer• was charged instead of the tav- at the bar. : ern operator," the defense at- Mrs. Massa entered a plea of;torney said. innocent to the charge before "I'm going to find the tavern Justice of the Peace Earl Vang-1 and licensee guilty of selling niaux and was granted a change! liquor on Sunday morning and of venue to the court of Magls-jibe fine will bo $100 and costs irate Traband where the casei"!' $17.60," Judge Traband or- was heard Thursday. derod. The defendant was not pres-, Thy attorney for the tavern ent in court but was represent-j operator said he will appeal ed by her attorney James Massa i the case. of Collinsville who was denied j another continuance by Judge! Traband. The attorney for the tavern proprietor said his witnesses were unable to be present for the court proceedings and asked for ''more time to Will Work On Cut in Best Bid Alton has applied to the Chi•ago regional office of the Health, Education and Welfare department for a 30-day extension of time in which to evaluate its position with respect to a contract for the southsidc interceptor sower. A deadline* for receiving a federal grant of §230,000 for the interceptor by perfecting award of a contract expires Sunday unless a time extension is granted. City Council, at its meeting Wednesday night, deferred for two weeks disposition of bids on the interceptor pending the possibility of negotiating a lower figure from the lowest bidder. The bids rangecl from ,57 to 63 per cent over the engineers' estimate of cost. Didn't Reject Bids The council laid over to its July 12 meeting a report of the citizens Engineering Advisor} Committee recommending rejection of the bids and readver Using the project. It also laid over a resolution of its sewers committee to the same effect. Left for exploration through the city's legal and public works department prior to the next council meeting is a question whether the federal agency would permit any contrac negotiations that would vary the low bid by more than five per cent. Lenz, in recommending agains negotiations, cited that federa regulations provide the tola negotiated cannot be more than five per cent of a contractor's base bid. Allow More Time In order to allow the city more time, and to get a definite ruling as to whether the city might undertake negotiations to more than five per cent, Lenz said today, he sent a letter Thursday afternoon to R. J. Schneider HEW Chicago office chief of construction work under federal grants. Besides asking the 30-day ex- tention, Lenz said, he asked Schneider for a definite ruling whether the city can negotiate on more than a 5 per cent reduction in the contractor's base bid. No Affect On Grant Earlier, Lenz said, he had taken up the matter of negotiating with the chief assistant of C. W. Klassen, chief engineer of the State Sanitary ' Water Board, who said he felt a 2- week delay in action would not affect the matter of the federal grant, but he also pointed out that federal regulations have a five per cent limitation as to negotiations. R%R Construction Co. of Alton made the low bid on the interceptor at $1,498,763 and through its representatives informed the council that cuts totaling about $250,000 might be affected through negotiations in clarification of specifications for the project. The Engineers' estimate of cost was $957,066. Girl, 11, Trips, Falls into Door Pane, Cuts Ann An 11-year-old Rosewood Heights girl suffered a severe cut to her left arm Thursday morning after tripping and falling into a itorm door at her home. Susan Chavnbliss, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Chambliss, 292 Westerholdt, is in Children's Hospital, St. Louis undergoing treatment for the injury. The youngster fell while running up the steps to her home returning from summer school. She plunged into the glass door and lacerated her arm. She was taken to Alton Memorial for emergency treatment and then transferred to St. Louis. Area Youths in Group Visiting Steel Plant Two area youths were among nigh school students from 11 states who visited the Luulede Steel plant Wednesday. Lester C. Books, III, 333 Oak Drive, JOast Alton and Barry A. Haist, 110 Eaton, Wood River wiv in the group sponsored by the National Science Foundation in cooperation with Rolla School of Mines. BAND CONCERT AT R1VERV1EW Sig Reid, tenor soloist, is at the microphone as Jean McCormick directs Alton Municipal Band in its week- ly concert at Riverview park, Thursday night. A faithful crowd attends each concert. GOP Group Assails Democrats By JERKY RANKIN SAN FRANCISCO (AP)—Democratic party leaders are linked in a "cynical alliance" with "corrupt big city machines," Sen. Barry oldwater has told warring Young Republicans at their national convention. The Arizona conservative's speech to a cheering crowd of 3,002 Thursday night came after day of bitter wrangling. More was in store today, the last day, when national officers and resolutions were to be decided. Goldwater, obviously the favor- te of the majority at the conven- ion for the 1964 GOP presidential nomination, got a rousing ovation —complete with trim young girls clad in Goldwater sweat shirts. Goldwater again insisted that he sn't running for anything except the U.S. Senate. Most of his talk was devoted to castigating mod- rn liberals, whom he called "soft- shelled creatures." These, he said, "are the reactionaries. They haven't had a new idea in 30 years." Republicans, he said to applause, must bring the liberals 'kicking and screaming into the Praising the liberals of 50 years ago, Goldwater contended "The aoliticians who have inherited the radilions of liberalism . . . are not liberals a f all, but merely am- sitious men who have become the captives of the big city machines." He cited Cliicago, Philadelphia and New York. He said the narrowness of "the modern liberal view has been that all problems are essentially *» IW TMt Hi LETTERING economic in character. This is the Marxist view and it has had a deep effect on the modern liberals n this country." President Kennedy's European :rip also came under fire. Referring to the Ireland stop, Goldwa- ,er said, "I don't know what troubles they have ... but we have hell of a lot hero and he ought :o bo here taking care of them." Goldwalur called Cuba "... in all probability a greater and more dangerous defeat than any we have suffered in any war. How many more defeats can we take? How much longer dare we keep Lord Astor Named In Call Girl Case Showers Fall in Illinois By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Thundershowers moved into the Illinois weather picture but with and humidity today. Sharp storms buffeted heat the state's northeast corner west and north of Chicago Thursday night, dropping temperatures 13 degrees in 20 minutes. Clouds slowed the warming in the Chicago area today but temperatures again mounted into the 90s in other sections. Forecasters said they would rise again Saturday and Sunday. Four nortlieasternmost counties got the first appreciable moisture in two weeks from Thursday night's two squalls, one in the evening, one about midnight. Waukegan reported damage from wind clocked at 55 miles an hour. Winds took a toll of windows, signs and trees in McHenry. The downpour at Highland Park, accompanied by hail, temporarily flooded two railroad underpasses. The Coast Guard rescued four persons from a sailboat capsized on Lake Michigan by the storm. Several other craft were towed to safety. A torrent of rain and hail delayed O'Hare Airport traffic for five minutes. O'Hare measured .65 of an inch of precipitation. DCS Plaines and Elgin reported .40, Glenview .54. But Midway Airport recorded only .03. The storms came after some 96- degree neat that buckled some Chicago pavements. Man, Wife Injured In Cycle Mishap Minor injuries were incurred by u man and his wife when the motorcycle on which thoy were riding skidded on an oil slick, throwing LONDON (AP)—Christine Keeler testified today she had sexual intercourse with former War Minister John Profumo and Soviet naval attache Yevgeny Ivanov. She said money and gifts she got from Profumo were for her mother. She also told a magistrate's hearing of vice charges against 50-year-old osteopath Dr. Stephen Ward — who introduced her to both men—that wealthy Lord Astor once paid the rent on an apartment she shared with party girl Mandy Rice-Davies. Miss Keeler, 21-year-old redhead, was the first prosecution witness at the hearing, which sprang from revelations of her simultaneous affairs with Pro- fumo and Ivanov. The resulting sex and security scandal almost topped Prime Minister Macmillian's conservative government. Christine said she had given money to Ward. Miss Rice-Davies said the same thing when she took the stand. Miss Rice-Davies was the second witness and said that while living at the flat "I had intercourse with. Lord Astor." When Prosecutor Mervyn Griffith-Jones asked her about Ward's friends, the 18-year-old blonde replied the only other man she heard Ward mention was American movie actor Douglas Fairbanks Jr. She did not explain further the reference to Fairbanks. Mandy also said she slept with Ward at Astor's country estate after Christine introduced them. Miss Rice-Davies said that whenever she received money from men she either loaned or gave some to Ward. Prosecutor Mervyn Griffith- Jones said he did not want names included on the court record. The clerk of the court then dictated the essence of Miss Rice- Davies' evidence without reference to Lord Astor. The deposition then read that the girl had had intercourse with other men and that Ward was at the apartment when she met men there. a weak and indecisive national botli of them off. leadership?" | .James T. Elliott. 198 Lorena The day on tin; convention floor | St., Cottage Hills and his wife had been spint in a parliamentary were riding down Washington uproar between backers of the j Avenue in Alton Thursday, about two official candidates for the:'2 p.m., when the ccident oc- noxt two-year term as chairman j rurred. Mrs. Elliott incurred an of the Young Republican National abrasion to her arm and her luts- Federution. Charles McDevitt, an I hand twisted his left foot. Idaho legislator and lawyer, and I Klliott was taken to St. Joseph's Donald Lukens, a dork for the Hospital, where he was treated House of Representaativtts' rules committee. iinil released, loll tool. for bruises to his Together on the mountain We were with The Holy One. Wliea » voice from he»ven ..Id, "Tim u My beloved Son." Whu am *xt (Mark 9:2-19) ALTON B.BIE & BOQKJTORE MOO E. BROADWAY Gifts and Religious Items Dial liO T Thefts Catch Up With Two Brothers Two sometime Alton residents were at the wrong place at the wrong lime, and were slapped with grand theft charges to go with petty theft charges in Alton Thursday. Raymond L. Andrus and Donald A. Andrus were being booked on petty theft charges at the Alton police station shortly afternoon when Irvin Bryan, 2104 Fermvood Ave., arrived to report the thefl of two power mowers. He said the mowers, valued at a total of $250, were taken from his garage during the past month The Andrus brothers were questioned about the mowers, anc they identified the mowers anc admitted the theft. Bond was set at $3,500 each (or the two charges, after the men pleaded not guilty to the petty theft charges and waived hearing on the grand theft charges. They were returned to custody of county officials for further investigation. The two were arrested early this week by sheriff's deputies and accused of stealing items anc selling them at auction in Cottage Hills. Church Youth to See Film 011 Communism BUNKER HILL — The Berean Baptist young people's group planning a series of meetings on communism. Sunday a film "The Crimson Shadow" will be shown. Subsequent Sundays will be devoted to the study of "Communism on the March" and "What is Wrong with Communism?" On July 21, Dr. George Hess will speak on "Combatting Communism." The meetings begin at 6:30 each Sunday evening. FARMERS SPECIAL GASOLINE AND OIL PRODUCTS ACME OIL CO. Phono 402-3090 or 405-5882 W. P. GOSSETT, Owner Bordeaux, Parks on Air Board EDWARDSV1LLE— A p p 0 i ft t- ment of a new commissioner and reappointment of another on the Civic Memorial Airport Authority Board was announced today by County Judge Michael Kinney. Beaumont M. Parks of 44 Forest Drive, Rosewood Heights, was named to a three-year term on the board. Reappointed to a five-year term, as a member-at-large was LeRoy A. Bordeaux, 3400 Lincoln Ave., Alton. Bordeaux originally served under appointment as a member of the board from unincorporated territory in the district, the Milton area, since annexed to the City of Alton. He has been reappointed for a five-year term as a member-at-large who may be either from incorporated or unincorporated territory in the district. Bordeaux, under the change in status by his reaappointment. succeeds William (Pete) Maloney, who is retiring from the board. Parks, the new appointee, succeeds Bordeaux as a member of the board from unincorporated territory. The county judge is entitled to three appointments on the six-member Board of Commis sioners, one from unincorporated territory and the other two at large from either municipalities or non-incorporated territory In (he airport district. Mayoi-s of Alton, Wood River and East Alton each are entitled to one appointment from their municipalities on the board. Parks, a lifelong resident of Wood River Township, has served as secretary-treasurer of the Colonial Dairy Co. the past 28 years. A graduate of East Alton-Wood River Community High School, he attended the University of Illinois and served four years in the Army, also performing reserve duty 21 years. Service organization affiliations are: board member and president, Illinois Childrens Home and Aid Society, past president Wood River Lions Club and past board member of both the Visiting Nurses and Family Service, and Wood River Township Chamber of Commerce. EFFECTIVE JULY 1. '63 THE STATE OF ILLINOIS REQUIRES THAT UNINSURED MOTORIST PROTECTION BE OFFERED WITH AUTOMOBILE LIABILITY INSURANCE! YOU!! ALREADY HAVE THIS PROTECTION IF YOU PURCHASED LIABILITY COVERAGE UNDER OUR GOLDEN KEY POUCYI No Membership Fee Jerry Gould Office IIO 5-5551 After B p.m. HO 2-9526 MILLERS' MUTUAL or ILLINOIS NSUMANCB AUTO • HONW •UtIMII* NEWS BULLETIN There is not much on the market today in ladies' ready-to-wear that gives you more for your money than cotton dresses for only $2.88, in sizes ior misses and half sizes. These are made of Stratford Mills wash 'n wear cotton fabrics, dresses that are essentially cheaper to buy than to make at home. Considering the material, the belt and zipper and buttons, thread and trim, plus time to sew. the price ol $2.88 is truly an old-fashion out-n-out bargain. Come see these sunbacks, 'cause summer, notwithstanding Professor Brooks, is coming.

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