Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on July 11, 1963 · Page 22
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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 22

Alton, Illinois
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Thursday, July 11, 1963
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'*£y ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH THURSDAY, JUL¥ 11,1903 Coupk Offers Tract Free to City for Park Mr. find Mrs, Everett Butler, who uilrll recently resided at 1701 Nelson St., are offering as a gift to the clly a \voodeti tract iteaf KufUR Easton School that might bp desirable as a park. Their written offer received by ihe city cotihcll at its meeting Wednesday night was referred to the real estate committee with a request by Mayor P. W. Day that the committee confer In the matte rwlth the Park Commission. The tract offered is described as out 1 of the larger remaining wooded sections in Alton. It contains a number of fine old pine trees, and in their letter, the Butlers said they would like to see it preserved. The land offered Is to the east of the extension of Qesche Street and to the south of Atwood Street, and is opposite to the Rufus Easton school area. Alderman J. P. McLaughlin said that he and Alderman Clifford P. Dabbs were recently conducted over the tract by Mr. Butler and spent more than two hours there. Its offer to the city as a gift, he said, appeared as a generous and public-spirited one. W. Germany Seeking New Sub Force LONDON (AP) — Allied diplomats say West Germany wants permission for a fleet of hunter- killer submarines of up to about 1,000 tons as the next step in rearmament. Bonn's defense chiefs also are reported making plans to eventually build a fleet of ocean-going attack submarines of up to 1,700 tons for the first time since World War II. Informants said construction facilities are being prepared at Kiel. OPEN 6:45—STARTS 7 P.M. Comfortably £00L WILDEY TOINITE LAST TIMES John Wayne Loe Marvin, Dorothy Lamoiir "Donovan's Reef" Shown 7:10, 9:10 •SCQVT JAMBOREE DELEGATE Kobert Lynn, 16, has been selected as the delegate from Piasa Bird Council to attend the World Jamboree of Boy Scouts in Athens, Greece. He is holding one of the Scout neckerchiefs which, along with other Scouting items, he will swap with boys of other countries. - Robert Lymi to Go to Greece For Scouts' World Jamboree Robert Lynn, 1G, son of Dr. and | delegations attending the Jam- Mrs. Robert B. Lynn, 415 E. 12th St., has been selected as the delegate from Piasa Bird Council to attend the World Jamboree i n Greece. The Jamboree will be held on the Plains of Marathon in Athens Lynn will leave July 17 and return Aug. 21. A member of Explorer Post 31 Lynn has been named senior patrol member of Troop 15 whicl is composed of 30 Boy Scouts from three stales in one of the OPEN 6:15—STARTS 6:30 Hurry! Tonitc Last Times SON OF "OLD YELLEII" TECHNICOLOR" Shown 6:30 & 9:10 Plus Disney Feuturotte & Yellowstone Cubs at 8:25 ItOXANA, THURS.—FRI.—SAT. Continuous from 7 p.m. Sunday Continuous from-l p.m. No Parking Problems I'h. CL 4-0613 or CL 4-7271 TONITE-FRl.-SAT.-SUN. Glenn Ford - Hope Langc Charles Boyot "LOVE IS A BALL" Color — 8:-19 Alan Lndd - Rod Steigor Dolores Dorn "13 WEST STREET" 7:34' Selected Shorts The Internationally Acclaimed Hit Just as it Was Shown in the Major Capitals of the World! Doors Open 7: IS Feature Starts 8 I'.ftl. Shown Onoo Only M M« flw* »<• COfHfi/US ntlHtrl b> itlli CtiUwfi' STARTS FRI DAY! SPECIAL POPULAK PRICKS! Comfortably COOL ' WILDEY Both Theatres Mutinous Snt. & Sun. 1:00 EXCLUSIVE DRIVE-IN SHOWING IN THIS AUKA! ALSO NOW SHOWING FRENCH VILLAGE • YOUR FRIENDLY DRIVE-IN ~ROUTE 50 at 157-• See It At These 3 Theaters Nlftfc-Day GflvertW* OKLAHOMA CITV, I* - Gov. Seorge Nigh held office for only nine days but that didn't prevent hint from also moving Into the governor's mansion. The bachelor governor, n Democrat who moved up from lieutenant governor when J. Howard Ed- moiidson resigned to become u U.S. senator, opened the mansion tor the first time to public viewing ahd also had several young relatives stay overnight during the only weekend he lived there. Nigh personally telephoned the A*sociated Press to estimatt the number ol visitors for the open house — 20,000. Nigh was succeeded by Gov, Henry Bellmon, first Republican ever* elected chief executive in Oklahoma. COTTAGE HILLS VFW NO. 7678 | FIRST ANNUAL FESTIVAL JULY 10-13 Peter Paul Amusements Refreshments end Entertainment borec. Purpose of the Jamboree is to meet boys of other countries, helping to build good will he said. Boys of all the countries at the session will engage in scouting activities and conduct a brisk trade in Boy Scout badges, patches, neckerchiefs, uniforms and other paraphernalia. Young Lynn has a batch of such items which he intends to swap with Boy Scouts of other countries. .Active in scouting since he was 12 years old. Lynn is working on his life budge and hopes to become an Eagle Scout. Boys in the delegation will enjoy a tour of Europe before attending the Jamboree in Greece. Lynn will go first to Chicago, then to New York, and proceed to England, Switzerland and Italy before going to Athens. He will ittend the Jamboree for 15 days. Lynn will be a senior at Alton High School next school year. Demand for Beef Is Increasing WASHINGTON (AP)—The Agriculture Department said today the nation's farmers will have to convert a lot more crop land to pasturage in order to meet the growing demand for beef in the next seven years. The department said the number of beef cattle must be increased at an annual rate of 5 per cent for the nejrt seven years, The number has been increasing n little over 4 per, cent during the past three years. By 1970, the department said, the nation will need 9D.5 million head of beef cat tie compared with 74.9 million now. But to produce this-number of cattle, there will have to be an annual increase of 14 million acres of grazing land, the department said. It takes 5.4. acres of pasture or grazing land to produce the equivalent of a year's supply of feed for one animal. The government is now operating a cropland conversion program which is expected to move 10 million acres of land from crops to grazing next year- and around 40 million by 1970. But this 10 million acres would provide only about 70 per cent of the increased feed needed for expanding beef production. next year FRIDAY Sat. & Sun. Open Friday 6146 Family Prices Tonight All Sears 25c •i, Biff Color Hits Gordon (Turzim) Scott and Volto Timi "SAMPSON AND THE 7 MIRACLES" Tliurs. at 7:10 p.m. JQlizubotli Taylor Plum Andrews "ELEPHANT WALK" Tim™, tit 8:35 p.m. FRI,, SAT,, SUN, Fri., Sat. »t TUB p.111, Juint's Uucus " Julia Nnude "20TZV Shown at 8)05 p.m. J.' MADISON COUNTY FAIR HIGHLAND, ILLINOIS JULY 23 - 24 - 26 - W * M Premium Lists Now Available For free copy fill out coupon below — Mnll to P. O. BOX 142, HIGHLAND, ILLINOIS NAME ... ADDRESS Street or Route City BEL*Am IN 6 9616 MID IAME*ICA\ iDMIVt-INSl APR! OLD ST'lOUIS RD Cl 4 ?II4 NOW thru TUESDAY | ROBERT PRESTON TONY RANDALL. ISLAND rv .•^••GEORGIA"MOLLV > JOHN WAYNE DEAN MARTIN RICKY NELSON TECHNICOLOR NOW thru TUESDAY THE FIRST MX BOHD HIM MVtHTOKl [JAN FLEMINQ'S] SEANCONNERY URSULA'ANDRESS JOSEPH WISEMAN JACK LORD . rt jw»isiornaiiaw c'fiUCK CONNORS • KAMALA DEVI .OPEN 7:00 — START DUSK, HO : ROUTE I4O. COLLEGE AVE. • ALTON, ItllNOIS : "OFFICJi OPENS AT 7:00 PHONE MO 2-4921 NOW THRU TUE. WARNING! THIS 18 THE PLUS <TONY.PDail<6era ML TECHNICOlflir rWVISIONT *-** WARNER BROS.H RIO BRAVO TECHNICOLOR* KAHMMTHI gJCMfUHSOM Owl Show FBI. & SAT. "OKLAHOMA TERRITORY" Color Cartoons—Frefi Playground—Children Admitted Free Plan Your Vacation Now in SOUTHERN ILLINOIS! Whether for a weekend or overnight stay, you will enjoy the re- lax-ing atmosphere and comfort of Scenic Giant City Lodge and Park near Carbondale. You can relax In a cozy cottage and enjoy the rustic outdoors with modern facilities o! a native stone lodge. There Is a spacious lounge, with TV. a huge fireplace, and indoor and outdoor games for your pleasure, plus two dining rooms with seating capacity for 200. Rates are: SINGLE, $0.00; DOUBLE, $8.00. Each cottage has alr-condltionina, thermostatically controlled heat, and shower bath. Fishing and swimming near by at Little Grassy Lake, and Horseback Riding Just a few miles farther at Devils Kitchen Lake. For further Information, write for brochure A, or for reservations, to MR. and MRS. JAMES L. DEPPER, MGR. GIANT CITY LODGE, MAKANDA, ILL., or telephone CARBONDALE exchange 457-41)21. GIANT CITY LODGE and COTTAGES MAKANDA, ILLINOIS Hearthside Restaurant College & Clawson Sts, — Upper Alton 462-4415 'FOR YOUR . . HOLIDAY PICNIC - FAMILY DINNER THE WORLD'S FINEST HEADY UPON ARRIVAL FAMILY BOX R pieces of sweet home fried Chicken— Satisfies 3 to c BUCKET-O.CHICKEN IB pci. sweet home fried chicken, pjjit of chicken gravy and six ""'*• *3.SO Satisfies 8 to 7 people. «*"»* BARREL.Q-CHIOKEN 21 pieces sweet home frl chicken. Perfect for $A parties, social groups, ™* large families. Satisfies 7 to 10 people. TELEPHONE 462-1415 OR DRIVE ONTO OUR CURB SERVICE ARIA Value! ONE 12-INCH SALAD MIXING M^%lMf I With $7.50 or more purchase B V WL* and Coupon 1-A below Hand decorated, colorful Fruit pattern, porcelain glaze on steel. Easily cleaned, like your ffoetf china long-lasting ware. • ;•,< Start building a complete service for six of match'- ing Salad Bowls, 10 inch Dinner Plates, 8-oz. Coffee Mugs, 18 inch Oval Platter and matching Fruit design Salt & Pepper Shakers, plus Salad Fork and Spoon. ' With 2 Coupons below and 12 Coupons in this newspaper in next 6 weeks ixclusive, New Pattern, First Time Ever Offered Anywhere! •~\.. This enamel ware on steel has completely rolleil edges which give it a chip-resistant finish. Ideal for the hostess for her patio, barbecue area or casual dining room service. See these colorful sets all displayed in all our stores now! iTRI-CITY COUPON Worth 50c Toward Purchase ONE 18-inch OVAL PLATTER ... $1.79 ,. - - - .50 With This Coupon - - - - $1.29 Regular Price Less • COUPON EXPIRES AFTER WED., JUIY 17 Cuilomtr Muil Pay Salei Tg* InvelVid above, 18 inch platter below 10 in. salad bowl No. 1-A FREE! one 12-inch Salad Mixing Bowl IT"*") (Fruit pattern, porcelain glaje on steel) with purchase of $7,50 or more. This wypon t*plre§ afttr WifJ,,Jyly 17 TBI-CITYteCo.

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