Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on July 2, 1963 · Page 14
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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 14

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ALT6N ISVMNffftG DAVtt) OftANI! By Cfrelg tlesset EN SET HERSELF ON FIRE PURPOSELY? KEKRY DRAKE) By Alfred Andrtola PIP >ou PLENTY OF... THE STUFF? THE DISTANT PHONE CAlL CONTINUES OKAV, MISTER/ SUPPOSE STOP RK5HT THERE TELL. US WHAT you HAVE IN MIND? FLASH GORDON By Dan Barry -I SAW IT/ AN EAGLE CARRYIN' A FULL-SROWN MAN/ NONE OF yOUR JOKES, EZRA .'SET DOWNT'SUPPEK.' WHILE AT THE TSHOUCPN'T WORLD SCIENCE I WE ALERT CENTER. THE GUARDS, WE DON'T WANT THEM SCARING HIM OFF, FLASH.' JOHNNY HAZARD By Frank Robbins THEN, AS KWS LE6AL STEPFATHER, CONTROL OF HIS ESTATE IS VESTEP IN ME,' MILLIONS TO PLAY WITH,,, ANP PERHAPS THE BOX MEETS WITH UNFORTUNATE "ACCIPENT" LATER, EH, 6RECO? WHO KNOWS, MACE.., WHO KNOWS ? BUT NOW, SO POWNSTAIRS AMP SUARP THE LAP.' OUT5IPE HIS POOR IS PHONE,,, AWAIT MX CALL' IT 15 A PLEASURE TO WORK FOR A MULTIMILLIONAIRE-TO-BE.' OF COURSE, I INTENP THAT THE BRAT WILL BE RETURNEP TO HIS HOME/ ANP MINNA WILL KEEP HER PLERSE TO ,,, HER ALWAYS KEEPS A PROMISE, THE SMITH FAMILY "ME. PVA\V.O«5OPVAY OUR "fi-VE. VAJ^tA NVUU "WE KV QkOV VICTIM'S OP By Mr. and Mrs. George Smith MMMWMMMM E°t&u SIR BAGBY By R. and B. Hackney LETS START OVER- WHAT ARE YOU IN THAT'S ] BUT I DIDNT BAD. J DO IT/ 1 DIDNT DO ANVTHING WRONG j MX DEAR FELLOW, IF YOU HADN'T DONE ANYTHING WRONG, YOU WOULDN'T BE IN JAIL NOW, WOULD YOUf ,/ YOU SEE, IF / you HAVE A HEAD FOR LEGAL THINGS I IT COMES RIGHT \ TO THE POINT- YOUDQ HAVE A POINT THERE/ALL RIGHT PROFESSOR PHUMBLE By Bill Yates WHY ARE YOU f WALKING HOME, PHINEAS? DON'T TELL ME >OU MISPLACED THE CAR KEYS AGAIN ?J I I MISPLACED THE CAR. , DONALD DUCK By Walt Disney My STOMACH "\ /'CONSULT UNCLE IT GROWLS </LUPWlS.' CONSTANTLy.V^ ASA RELATIVE, HE WON'T EVEN £HARSE IS GKOWLINS/ you said ft! ...but why? "HAIL FELLOW WEL{, MI" This term, referring to a real sport or pqr/y /ype, 909$ back to the Crusac/ej wfien knights, between bp///es, spenf their time in taverns one/ gambling joints. Playboys of the day used this greeting, which cam* to rrtean a cpnv/v/o/' person ready to hail tiny passing stranger, •• • 7.* mo RIVETS By George Sixta W6LL--.0-// A SEMTLEAAAN WOULD GET UP AND GIVE A UDY A S6AT/ THE BERKYS By Carl Grubert ARE VOJ SURE | COULDNT YOU DONT NEED USE ONE. A HEARING AID ?h DEAR BUT I DID/ I SAID YES, DEAR/ I HEAR MORE THAN I WANT THEN WHY DIDNT YOU ANSWER ME PETER/ DID YOU HEAR ME? HENRY By Oarl Anderson I'M ALWAYS READING ABOUT EGGHEADS' WHAT IS AN TRUDY © Kin« Knhim Symlinlt, lnt» 191(5. WorU rithh rcxntj. "... Well, as long as you've decided not to go to work this morning..'.". fc True Life Adventures WILY WATCHERS HEAUTHV AKIIMAU_e KATE A OLANCe HKOM VUl-TURES, Bur ANV SX3S1 OF= Cell Me By A. LBOKUM Where Dues Lightning Got Its Electricity? Win the Britannica Junior 15- volume encyclopedia for school and home. Send your questions name, age, address to "Tell Me Why!" care of this paper. In case of duplicate questions the author will decide the winner. Today's winner is: Valeria Villegas, Austin, Texas Have you ever noticed a kind o! 'crackling" when your hair it. brushed or combed? Or when you rub a cat's fur, you sometimes hear these crackles. The crackles are sparks of static electricity, Static electricity is created by friction.or the rubbing together ol materials. The materials rubbec together become electrically charged — either positively or negatively. A positive charge has a great attraction for a negative one. As the charge becomes greater, this attraction becomes stronger. Finally a '.point is reached when whatever resistance holds the charges apart (air, glass etc.) is overcome or broken down, and a discharge or spark takes place to relieve the strain and make the two bodies electrically equal. This is just what happens in the ease of lightning. A storm cloud contains countless tiny particles or drops of moisture. As the cloud moves, these particles rub against each other and are broken apart. As this' happens, each particle becomes electrically charged. The lower part of the cloud takes on a negative charge. The earth wd higher clouds take on a positive charge. When the elec- :rical pressure between the two becomes great enough to break down the insulation of the air between them a lightning flash occurs. So the electricity In light ning is static electricity, and this Is how It's crated. \ id you ever wonder why light' ning often stops when rain begins to fall? That's because the moist air forms a fairly good conduo- or. So the charge of electricity 'ram the cloud sometimes tray* els through it quietly and unseen, Thunder is only a noise mad? by the violent collision of currents of air as they expand and con tract during and after a di charge. Light from a lightnini flash is seen the moment it hap pens. But since sound travels a about 1,120 feet per second (at 6 degrees Fahrenheit), it may taki five seconds for the sound of thi thunder to reach you if the light ning discharge is a mile away. FUN TIME The Chuckle liox Barber: Didn't I shave you before? Customer: No, I don't think so I got that-scar in Korea. Husband: Well, I guess I'll wea my golf socks today. Wife; Which do you mean? Husband: The ones with 18 holes in them. EXTRA PRIZE! YOU FINISH IX You may win a Britannica World Atlas plus a Britannica yearbook for finishing this drawing. Originality and imaginatloi count. Use this drawing, or copy It any size. Important: cntriei must be addressed 'Drawing, Tell Me Why and give name, ago and address. Win the Britannica World Atlas or Yearbook of Events. Senc your riddles, jokes to: Riddles Jokes, "Tel! Me Why!" Today's winner Is: JSstelle Pitchford, Richmond, Va WHALES 8WIRI BOOTH' MONTEREY, Calif. (AP)--Cal ifornla gray whales migrate an nually. Through .January they pass Monterey, spouting their way pasl Covers point and, Pojnt Jqe, The whales, some as long 50 feet, stay in Mexican waters until April, then head back to he North Pacific's colder waters Family treasure! Tnke this ifghtin on trips, to games, or ise on wintry nights. Choose n lively 4-color scheme or scraps for (his nfghan. Knitted shell medallions—join Inter. Pat- L ern 718: knitting directions. Tlilrtj'-flvn «enta In «olns for his imttorn — mid 15 cents for >n<tli (wltcnt for first-class mnll- ny and special handling. Send o Lniirn Whci'lw, euro of Allon Telegraph, (HI, NccdleutrnH Dcpl., r.O.'Rox 1(11, Old Chelsea Station, Now York II, N. V. 1'rlnt plnln- y Pattern Number, Name, and AddrusH. Newest rage—smocked accessories plus 208 exciting needlecraft designs in our new 19K3 Needlecraft Catalog — just out! Fashions, furnishings to crochet, <nit, sew, weave, embroider, quilt. Plus free pattern, Send 25 cents now. Two-Skirl Outfit PRINTED PATTERN Choose the skirt that flatters you most—slim or softly flared. Easy-sew overblouse is cool, smart and creates a narrow, long-waisted effect. Printed Pattern 4984: Half Sta 12J/2, 14%, 16%, 18%, 20%, 22%, 24%. Size 10% (slim skirt) 3% yards 35-inch. Fifty Cents in coins for tliln pattern — add 15 cents for each pattern for first-duos mulling and special handling. Send' to Anne Adams, oaro of Alton Telegraph,' Pattern Depl., 848 W. 17th St., New York 11, N. T. Print plainly Name, Address, Size and Stylo Number. Just out! 304 design ideas plus coupon for free pattern- any one you choose In new Spring-Summer Pattern Catalog. Send 50c now. WISLL OIL.ISD SALT LICK, Ky, W) _ Four State Police, noticing a dirty license tag on a traotor-traller, flagged it down for investigation. Trooper Doyle Elliott climbed to the top of the tank and peered into a hatch. His flashlight showed oil below. Just to be sure, Elliott stuck his hand into [he oil and 'found it was only 3 Inches deep. He continued chocking the 1,500 gallon tank and came up with 4,200 cans of beer and 85 cases of whisky, gin and vodka- The driver went lo jail for transporting alcoholic beverages n dry territory. DMIISSIONARY SAVANNAH, Ga, <AP) copallans are not working hard enough on the mission; fr«nt, Clifford P. Morehouw, of New York, >resident of the Episcopal church's louse of deputies, told the Georgia diocesan convention, "The PentecQutaJB awi other jroups of Christians whom we are liHely to call sects and to look down upon far mmlp US Jfl missionary seal," )KJ sajd., Jfe wW too many old-line church members a,re "content to putter around In our own parishes." *

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