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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 2

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ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH CLOl/DY AND MILD Scattered showers ttlld thtmdershow- or weather will prevail over most of the **«in rtivn flit* ••*•«.]** «* *«S«ul«l- i«« *« **u4-1* AM** *».* 4-tn*« >i«>nrt*i4- fr\»» 4-Vtri *»« Lti nil ft iVftttr efs are due Thursday night in northern Plateau and Plains, central Plains, parts of central Plateau, middle Mississippi valley, west coast of Florida and the northern portion of New Mexico, Warm- Fishbone in Throat Second Time*, She Vows Never Again nation except for Ihe east and west coasts and southern tier of states. It will be cooler in extreme northern Atlantic coast states and the central Plateau. WeatherForecast Violence Flares in Savannah B.V THE ASSOCIATED PKESS Bands of Negroes battled policemen with rocks and sticks ii .Savannah, Ga., early today fol 'lowing a singing, shouting march ; by. nearly 2,000 Negroes who were i scattered by tear gas bombs. Fifty state troopers moved into the Georgia port city in the wake of a two-hour riot that left nine persons injured, including three policemen. Whatever steps may be neces- cessary to curb violence were pledged in Atlanta by Gov Ca-1 E. Sanders who planned to confer with Savannah officials. Police said demonstrators lay down on the street, blocking traffic at several intersections after the midnight march from a church to the vicinity of city and county jails. When police placed some of the Negroes in paddy wagons, others' lay down arid prevented the vehicles from moving. The Negroes then began slashing tires on the wagons, Deputy Police Chief C. W. Weber said. When those in- Side the wagons broke out, the police used tear gas bombs. The scattered Negroes roamed through the coastal city, breaking windows in cars and buildings. Numerous arrests were made before order was restored. A Baptist church, whose pastor has been an opponent of the integration demands, was extensively damaged by fire during the early morning hours. A fife department spokesman said an investigation will be made to determine if ar;son was involved. Minor violence erupted again at Cambridge, Md., three days after the withdrawal of National Guard troops. Booing white persons tossed raw eggs and exploded fire crack ers along the line of march as about 300 integrationists paraded downtown Wednesday night. State and city police prevented a direct dash between the demonstrators and the hecklers. Two vacant houses in the Negi'o section of Cambridge were burned and two Negroes reported they fired at four white persons fleeing the scene at one of the fires, state trooper was hit by a brick while patroling the section. On another front, U.S. Judge J. Robert Martin directed that Henri Monieith, 17, a Negro girl, be admitted to the white Un iversity of South Carolina. A pre rnedical student, she would be th second Negro admitted to a whit college in South Carolina. Harvej Gantt enrolled at Clemson College in January. In a separate ruling, the juris ordered integration of the state's parks, but allowed a delay of GC days. Civil rights pickets defied Nov York City police orders and laj prostrate in the paths of building equipment veWcles at a Brooklyi hospital site. Three Negroes were arrested during the protest of dls crimination in building trades. Negro demands tor equal job opportunities resulted in sit-ins a the offices of the absent governo and mayor of New York. Extra police were on duty near a Whit Castle diner in the Bronx wher pickets seek to force the dine chain to alter its luring policies Pdiice in New York City report ed that five white persons wer wounded by shotgun fire from group of Negroes in what appar ently was a renewal of an ol "" between while and Negr gahgs. Those wounde A fishbone In the throat and a trip to the hospital has precedet a second and final vow by Mrs Billy C. Hlce; "I'm not going to eat anymore'fish." Last summer, on the way to the St. Louis Municipal Opera Mrs. Rice, 2015 Hazel, and friend! stopped for a fish special offeree by a restaurant. She swnllowed a bone and went to the hospita for treatment. "I vowed never to oat fish again," she said. But Wednesday night the fami ly had a fish fry at home and the goldenbrown perch looked in viting, so Mrs. Rice dug in, ant swallowed another bone. She was taken to'Alton Memor ial Hospital for examination where officials said her throat was scratched, but the bone had passed into her stomach where it would be dissolved. "I mean it this time," Mrs. Ride said. "I'm not going to eat any more fish, no matter how good it looks. South Carolina - were not seriously hurt. Four Ne ; gross were arrested. ,. There Was a pray-in at the Cit Hall in Omaha, Neb., protestln ' what Negro leaders called d tecto discrimination. Negroes re- surrted demonstrations at Dan vile, Vs., and called off a tern poriry truce at Oadsden, Ala laciest parches were expected to * - In m WMrtlwwt Ala Industrial community o k Integration Orders Issued By KENT KRELL COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Sepa- ate orders ending segregation at University of South Carolina and in public parks operated by he state of South Carolina were ssued Wednesday by U.S. Dist Fudge J. Robert Martin of Greenville. Martin ordered the all-whi e iniversity to admit Negro coed •Tcnri Monteith of Columbia en oiled at the beginning of the next emester. In an accompanying order, Martin ordered the state to ad- ill Negroes to all of Its 26 state- perated parks by mid-Septem- er. State officials were undecided bout appealing the rulings. State ,Uy. Gen. Daniel R. McLeod said e would have to read Judge lartin's entire ruling before mak- ng a decision on an appeal. I Miss Monteith, 17, daughter of| Columbia school teacher, at ended the College of Notre Dame or Women in Baltimore during he 1962-63 school year. She en- ered the Baltimore school after ler application to the University of South Carolina was rejected us! summer. She would become the second Negro to attend a previously all- wliite state-supported college in South Carolina. Harvey B. Gantt of Charleston entered Clemson College in early February, also under a court order. Miss Monteith, expressing gratefulness for the court's ruling, said she had not decided if she will enter the university in September—when Ihe next full semester begins, Her mother, Mrs. R. R. Monteith, told newsmen there "are certain things to be decided, including some financial matters," before Henri enrolls. The Monteiths' liave one other child, a 20-year-old son who attends Benedict College, a Baptist school for Negroes in Columbia. Miss Monteith ranked at the top i of her class scholastic-ally when j she was graduated in 1962 from ' St. Francis De Sales High School, a private school at Powatan, Va. Judge Mai-tin's rulings in Miss Montlelh's case and the parks suit accepted both as class actions. This would prohibit any Negro from being denied admission to the parks or the university solely because of race or color. Martin's second order enjoined the State Forestry Commission from discriminating against Negroes in using state parks solely because of their race. In delaying integration of the parks for 60 days, the judge said: "The court cannot ignore the fact that long standing customs are not changed without planning, education, leadership, and foresight." Lincoln Jenkins, Columbia lawyer for the Negro plaintiffs in the suit! said he was generally satis- lied with the ruling but would have preferred that the order had called, lor immediate integration of the parks. The state now operates 26 state parks, including 39 for white use and, seven lor &e of Negroes. St. Louis and vicinity — Increasing cloudiness and not much temperature change Friday with chance of showers. Low tonight in the mid 60s. High in the tow to mid 80s. Grants Hike In Western Union Rates WASHINGTON (AP) - Weslerr Union was authorized today to Increase domestic telegraph rales immediately to provide what. Ih company contends is an urgently needed $16.5 million in ndditiinn" annual income. The increases approved by the Federal Communications Commission range from 10 to 20 cents on the full message rate for up to 15 words, from 15 to 25 cents for the day letter rate up to 5C words, and from 10 to 15 cents for night letters up to 50 words. New rates apply also to messages with money orders ind pubic facsimile service and certain quotation services. There are no Increases on press nessages, privale line or customer-to-customer telex service, or to he charges for money orders. France Plans lo Repay Foreign Debt PARIS (API—The French government has decided lo re-pay eign debt before it is due. Most of the money probably will go to the United States. Information Minister Alain Pey- refitte announced the decision City to Buy Strip For W. 6th Street Tho project for modifying the ilignmont of W. (itli Street between Pia-sn and Belle Streets, preparatory to paving, was advanced another notch in Alton city council. Wednesday night. Under a resolution, referred as new business tor a report by the real estate and streets committees. Mayor P. W. Day would he authorized to purchase for t h « city al 55,000 from Alton Progress, Inc. a strip of ground, fronting Belle Street at Glh. As added compensation, the city would agree to raze an unoccupied btiilrl- ini; on the tract. The city already has authorized the opening and paving of the W. Bth extension as an MFT project, but under the original plan, Glh would enter Belle al a somewhat acute angle that would m a k c turns by vehicles difficult or hazardous. At Klghl Angle Day bus arranged for realignment so that the Glh extension will enter Belle at a right-angle. For the realignment, lines of 6th will be shifted about 18 feel southward at the Belle Street end. Purchase of land, for this real liknmenl, he explained to the council, is essential. However, Day said, the deal •ity nothing. Realignment will cave Ihe city with 38 feet of land fronting Belle to the north of the planned .6th Street intersection, fills can later be sold to relm DWI Tops List Of Causes for Revocations Driving while intoxicated topper: Ihe June list of violations that led to drivers' licenses revocation according to the office of Secretary of Stale Charles F. Carpentier. There were 140 persons receiv ing revocations for DWI, last month including two from the Telegraph area. Other infractions include reckless homicide, drag racing, fraudulent use of license, etc. Revocations were issued to William L. Beckham, 803 Alby St., who was convicted of DWI in the court of County Judge E. H. Utter, Rushville, on June 16. Rupert S. Hindman, 1016 Grand Ave., Edwardsville, also had his license revoked for DWI and was convicted in the court of Justice of the Peace B. Johnson of Ware. violations. Fred B. Johnson, 1109 A probationary permit has beet issued to George W. Schriefer, Rte. 1 East Alton. Schriefer, in the past, had his drivers license net meeting. No details were giv- for a probationary permit, which cent from last year are issued on a restricted basis, smallest crop since 1934. will in the long ttih cost the making under the revised Alton city budget. Alderman John McConnell Jr., offered a resolution to the city council Wednesday night under million acres are in corn. Growers intend to ilightly more than 5.6 million Two are men received license acres of soybeans, or 1 per cent smiled broadly. The boys, Lestow, suspensions for committing three nore than the record last year. 9, and Kristopher, 5, stretched. - • • Obacz, 34, said he flew the Prospective wheat production is Wesley St., received a two-month G4.2 million bushels, or 30 pi-r Polish-made trainer at 1.60 feet eminent has decided lo re-pay suspension and Donald E. Whalen, cent above last year's crop. This to keep under the radar screen more than ?200 million of its for- 7GO Condit St., Wood Rixer, re- was exceeded only in 1919 wher, and "I knew where the air defens- -!_. -1-1... i—/•-..- :. ... j... »,__. ce j ve( j a three-month suspension, the crop- was 70.5 million bush- es were so I had no trouble avoid- refine announced the decision me past, nad ms drivers license uais pruuucuuu is loreuasi ai oiam ic^.v.^.^.. «..-^. Wednesday after the weekly cfibi- suspended or revoked and applied 74 million bushels, down 7 per nism. I had long wanted to get .mi ,-iiBotinci Mn rininiic um'ro my- fm- a nvnhatmmirv Dermit. which cent from last year and the out. So do most service officPrs Streetlights in Cily*8 Revised Budget Planning More streetlights are In tho nirse the city for the change being which lights would be placed al made-, or it can be set up as ail . .... additional small parking lot. On report of the real estate committee offered by Chairman Newell Alien, the council author- ised preparation of an ordinance for salt; of city property on the Northerly side of E. Broadway In the 1500-block. The property would bo advertised for sale if an acceptable bid Is received. The council a year ago undertook to sell the tract, but rejected offers as too low. Public scales are located in the tract al 1504 E. Broadway which is under lease to Earl W. Manns. By letter last night, he reported to the council that the scales require an overhauling estimated to colt SGOO to $750. He said lie cannot absorb this cost with only 15 months remaining to his present lease, and suggested an extension of five years. His communication was referred to the real estate committee. Besides the Manns lease, there are oothers applying to various portions ol the tract the city would sell, and sale might have to be subject to Ihe existing leases. Illinois Corn Crop Increases SPRINGFIELD, 111. (AP)—The 20.1 million acres of crops to be harvested by Illinois farmers this year include 690 million bushels of corn, the State Crop Reporting Service said today. The corn prospects are 1 per cent above a year ago. The yield lot-allotis in the 3600-hlock of Western Avenue, also on Forest Drive, Longfellow and Ladd Avenues and Alby Street. The resolution was referred to the lights committee. Public Works Director Paul Letiz reported that he has outlined a plan for betterment of lighting on Rock Spring Drive, north of Brown Street, In accord with a resolution of Alderman James Bailey, but {imposed to work out details with Bailey before It was offered to the council. Alderman Deterdhlg offered a resolution to provide a no parking •/.one on the southerly side of Jefferson Avenue for a reasonable distance wesl of State Street. Tells of Flight From Red Poland B.V GEORGE UOIJLTWOOI) BERLIN (AP)-Polish air force Maj. Richard Obacz, a jet fighter test pilot, told his wife he wanted to get in some flying time. Ho would fly to the Baltic coast, Obacz said, and the family could come along to visit relatives there. They would take the little single-prop trainer at the Nadar- syce Airport. No, there was no room for luggage. Obacz pushed his two small sons under the instrument board, strapped his 27-year-old wife, Mary, in the Pupil's cockpit, gunned the engine and took off. Not north, to the relatives. But west, toward the Berlin wall. For 110 miles Obacz flew at low level across Poland and East Germany Wednesday. He evaded as of July 1 was indicated at 78 heavy airliner traffic over West bushels per acre, 5 bushels below Berlin's Tempelhof Airport, Irtnd- Ihe record set last year. About 8.S ed on the third pass and planted a kiss o'f each cheek of the aston- Moisture shortages cast some ished commander ot the U.S. Air doubt on prospects. Force Base, Lt. Col. Bill Greid- harvest ner. His wife looked bewildered but els. The anticipated yield is 37 ing them." bushels per acre on 1.7 million Taken to a canteen for a meal, :re s. Obacz said: "I was tried of con- Oats production is forecast at slant repression under comrmi DRUG;SUNDRY CORNS LIFT OFF 30 M1NUTES-NO CUTTING New scientific HALF-HOUR CORNMASTKK liquid discovery M directed makw most liming corns ud nlluaee lift right off ... often in 80 minutcsl Workj on toft oonu betvmn tats. warta. Satisfaction, or money back. At time. CORNMASTER 98 ICE CREAM $4 16 Full Gallon MACLEAN'S TOOTHPASTE 59 MEXSANA POWDER 43 ON A DIET? TRY tSWIETA CAR SEAT Cool Comfort Ride on Air ... $| 88 • Coil Innerspring Golf Balls • Cut Proof • Good Quality • Long Life 3 for $129 Regular Vofo* 75c each Reg. $1.00 ODO-RO-NO CREAM , , Reg. $1.50 BRECK SHAMPOO . 50* $ 1 19 MEN'S AND WOMEN'S NOVELTY STRAW HATS 69" 2<J cc. UOTUE Two drops m sweet as one teospoonful of wgor without the colorletJ Plpstic pgrse. size jqueeze-O'drop bottle. Economical Reg. 98c TACK HAMMER 49c 8:30 u.in. 9:30 p.m. ALTON StORE: Corner Third and Henry Sti. WOOD RIVER: Wood River Ave. at Edwardivllle Rd. DRY HOLE Drillers for oil on the Beii Gvillo farm north ol Fosterlnirg abandoned the effort today after deciding they had a dry hole. However, the financial backers have enough faith In their opnion to stay in the area. Today the drilling rig was being set up on the Pan! Scheiirer farm three-fourths of a mile away. Foster Drillers Hit 'Dry Hole' THURSDAY, JULY 11,1963 _^__-ji] -.. .•- • ; ;-;..-...^^^— ^^^u--< -• - n.lrii n •• nun mm Jane Henry Suffers Hip Fracture Miss Jnno Henry, retired head >f the public schools home economics department, suffered n hip fracture Tuesday nt Mncklnne rslfttid, Mich., In nn ehcoutiter vlth n boy on fl bicycle. Word of the accident was re- lved nl the board of education office tttid by Mrs. Cora Cole Irish, a friend, of 3153 Leverett Ave. MIBB Menry Is i« LUtle Traverse toapllal, PelosUey, Mich. Mrs. James R. Shanks of Webster Groves, Mo., with whom Miss teiiry wfts vlslllljg at the limn of Ihe accident, wrote Mrs. Fish that Miss Menry was to have under- jone surgery tor pinning the hip Wednesday. Miss Henry was spending several weeks'at Bay View, Mich., in one of the hotels there. She expected to return home this week, but now eiuinot return until she is sufficiently recovered to be flown mine. She resides nl 1734 Somlmny Si. She retired as public schools di- •cctor of borne economics last Nov. 30. Tells Police She Fled From Rape Attack on Street Red Guerrillas Raid 4 Viet Nain Hamlets SAIGON, Viet Nam (AP) — Communist guerrillas attacked four strategic hamlets and a.mili- tary outpost in the Mekong delta today. The Saigon government reported 12 defenders killed, 16 wounded, and 12 missing. The guerrillas reportedly suffered no casualties. FOSTERBURG — Drillers lor oil threw in the towel today at the Ben Gvillo farm a mile north of here — but^ they haven't up on Foster Township. The rig wris disrndnreled ant moved to the Paul Schuerei farm, three quarters of a mile away, and drilling was expected to start later today or early Fi'i day. The hole sunk on the Gvillo farm was approximately 1275 feet A 19-year-old woman was attacked Wednesday night by a man who altempted to rape her on Wood River Avenue, East Alton police reported today. The woman managed to break away from her attacker and ran to the home of Mrs, Hairy Al- b'ers, 255 Wood River Avenue, who had heard her screams. Police were told that a man clad in a T-shirt and blue jeans and riding a motorcycle passed the attack site just before the attempted rape. An officer searched the area but was unable to find the motorcyclist. St. Louis Man Dies In Firey Car Crash EAST ST. LOUIS, 111. 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