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ALTON EVENING FRIDAY, AUGUST 23, 1963 Obituaries Pleasant Graveside rites for Charles Thomas Pleasant, infant son of Mr. and Mrs. James N. Pleasant, 533 Park Lane, Wood River, Will be conducted Saturday at 10:30 a.m. In Woodland Hill Cemetery, Wood River, by the Rev. Howard Todd Taylor. Pending time of the rites the body will be at Smith Funeral Home, Wood River. The baby was pronounced dead at birth Thursday at 7:15 p.m. In Alton Memorial Hospital. ' .Survivors beside his parents ;are three brothers, James Jr., .'William Allen, and Eric Lee; :two sislers, Pamela Kay and ..Angela Fay, and grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Glen Olsen, East Alton, and Charles Rodgers, Pontoon Beach. liott. Mrs. Rat-told had lived in St. Louis before coming to Alton some 14 years. When off duly at the motel she made her home at 2502 Church St., with a sister- n-law, Mrs. Charles Elliott, and a niece, Ida Mae Elliott. A brother, Neal Elliott of Col- jinsville, is her only immediate survivor. Beside her parents, three jrothers, Harold, Vern and Dean, lied previously. The body Is at Gent Chapel where friends may call after 4 p.m. Saturday. Funeral rites will be conducted Monday at 10 a.m. in the chapel. Burial will be in Medora Ceme- ery. Wedrosky EDWARDSVILLE — Joseph Wedrosky, a resident of Beebe, Ark., and formerly of Glen Carbon, died Thursday at Little Rock, Ark. The body is to be brought to Edwardsville. Funeral arrangements are in charge of Straube Funeral Home. Bartold Mrs. Hazel Moore Bartold, a clerk at the Redwood Motel, Godfrey, died in her sleep early this morning. Mrs. Bartold, who had an apartment adjoining the office of the motel, was found dead by the motel owner, James Hoskins, when he went to the office about 8 a.m. today. She had been under care of a doctor for high blood pressure, but had continued active and had been on duty at the motel Thursday night. The former Hazel Elliott, she was born Oct. 14, 1898, at Medora. Her parents were the late Mr. and Mrs. Louis Walter El- EAGER TO SERVE DEDICATED TO PLEASE. MODERATE CHARGES Reynolds Mrs. Edith Reynolds, mother of John Earl Reynolds, 513 Wood liver Avc., Wood River, died Thursday night in a hospital at Corona, Calif., according to word 'cccived from Mr. Reynolds, who ms been at the bedside of his nother in California for two vecks. Mrs. Reynolds, 72, had been a patient in a hospital for two weeks. John Earl Reynolds was joined n California a week ago by his vife and they will remain there jntil after the funeral. The body is at Bell & Thomas Tuneral Home, Corona, where ar- •ajigements are pending. A grandson, Larry Reynolds, and a great-grandchild, live at Wood River. Miiiarick Burial in Calvary Cemetery Following services this morning in St. Bernard's Church.Wood fliver, the body of Stephen Minarick, 90, was taken to Ed wards- ville for' interment in Calvary lemetery. The Rev. Father E. J. Douglas was celebrant of the Requiem High Mass at 9 a.m. Pallbearers were William Kentzer, George Struharik, Joseph Criscione, Emil Patrick, Joseph Magurany, and Louis Jones. New of Grain* Futures Firmei* CHICAGO (AP)-A little scattered firmness developed In the grain futures market in the early afternoon today on the Board of Trade. September soybeans attracted the best demand and moved up well over a cent a bushel otl speculative buying which included short covering. Commercial buying steadied September corn and tlie 1964 wheat crop months firmed on demand described as reinstatement of long positions. Carlot receipts today were estimated at: wheat 24 cars, corn 56, oats 7, rye 1, barley 14, soybeans 31. CHICAGO (AP) - Wheat No 2 red (tough) 1.81. Corn No 2 yellow 1.34%; No 3 yellow 1.33%; sample grade yellow 1.13. No oats or soybean sales. Soybean oil 8n. Prev. High Low Close close Wheat Prices on 16 Mutual Funds Following Is a list of 16 mutual investment fund stock quotations provided to the Telegraph by Newhard, Cook Co. through its Alton office. These stocks are selected on the basis of their sales and ownership in the area. The quotations are yesterday's closing. Issue. Bid. Asked. Affil. Fund 8.31 8.99 Broad St. 14.56 15.74 Bullock 13.74 15.06 Capit. Shrs 11.82 12.96 Divld Shrs 3.50 3.84 Fid. Cap 9.11 9.90 Fid. Fund 16.72 Fid. Tr 15.16 Fund Inv 10.15 Area Wide By Location — World Wide By Association ALTON-WOOD RIVEK BETHALTO HAZEL MOORE BARTOLD Service? 10 a.m. Monday in the Chapel. Burial in Medora Cemetery. In state at the Chapel after 7 p.m. Saturday. AND IT STILL PLAYS SACRAMENTO, Calif. —Fire gutted the Stanford Junior High School at Sacramento, but left a concert grand came across the canvas covered piano. He took the cover off, sat down to play a tune and discovered the instrument piano virtually untouched amidst the was in good shape and perfect tune. (AP ruins. The school band master, Bill Wirephoto) Welsh, searching through the debris, Vanclergrif f Rites Conducted Thursday Funeral services for Joseph R. Vandergriff were conducted Thursday at 1 p.m. in S.taten 'hapel by the Rev. Dale Hunt of Bunker Hill. Burial was in Alon Cemetery. Grandsons were pallbearers. They were Dick, Kenneth, James, and Robert Thaxton, Harry J., and Gary Vandergriff. McCredie Rites Conducted Thursday Funeral services for J. F. McCredie, retired American Oil Co., superintendent, were conducted Thursday at 2 p.m. in First Presbyterian Church, Wood River, by the Rev. Manley Mace. Burial was in Woodland Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers were Charles Baughman, Fenton Soliday, Hugh Manahan, Walter Hubbard, Loyal Palmer, and Richard Gerdes. Vegetarians Spending Honeymoon Separated CHIGWELL, England (AP) — Maurice and Sylvia Clark, newly married vegetarians, are spending their honeymoon in separate dormitories. He shares a cabin with 19 men at a vegetarian youth camp. She sleeps in the girls' hut. Sylvia, 22, explained: "We booked for this camp before set ting our wedding date but then decided to come here anyway for our honeymoon." WCTURaps Illinois Legislation n COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP)—An official of the National Woman's Christian Temperance Union today challenged the constitutionality of current state laws making relatives liable for the cost of treating alcoholics committed to state mental institutions. Mrs. J. Kenneth W. Miller of Oakland, Calif., recording secretary of the NWCTU, told . the group's executive committee in a speech prepared for a pre-convention session that the laws were enacted to "get the liquor traffic off the hook" for responsibility for alcoholics. Mrs. Miller charged that the laws were "quietly passed" in recent years in California, Illinoi: and "probably other states," under liquor lobby pressure. She said the laws provide that the states can collect from "husband, wife, father, mother or children" of an alcoholic and theii estates for his care and main tenance while committed to s state asylum under penal or wel Keystone K-2 .. Keystone S-4 .. Mass. Tr Mass. Grth. ,. Nation W. Sec. Nat. Inves Tevev. El 5.37 4.28 15.33 8.47 23.01 15.75 7.52 18.08 16.48 11,12 5.86 4.68 16.75 9.26 24.89 17.03 8.20 Walker Sets New Record In X-15 Plane EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP)—X15 pilot Joseph A. Walker says a faulty instrument made him undershoot his goal by two miles He hit a record altitude of 66V2 miles anyway Thursday. Walker placed blame on a new instrument, an altitude predictor. It is designed to tell the pilot when to shut down the engine or lower the climb angle to avoid over-shooting his mark. "Near the top of the climb I had an altitude prediction of 363,000 feet," the space agency pilot told newsmen after the flight. "So I nosed her over a little. It looks like the predictor was off about 11,000 feet." Walker reached 351,000 feet. His goal was 360,000 feet, more than 68 miles. Walker set the previous record of 348,000 feet July 19. Sep Dec Mai- May Jut 1964 Sep Corn Sep Dec Mar Mar May Jul .Oats Sep Dec Mai- May Rye Sep Dec Mar 1.79V6 1.7814 1.79& 1.79M, 1.85V4 1.84V4 1.85% 1.85% 1.88% 1.87% 1.88% 1.88% 1.84% 1.82% 1.84V4 1.83% 1.57% 1.56% 1.57% 1.57 1.59% 1.58% 1.59% 1.59 1.25 1.24% 1.24% 1.24% 1.13% 1.12% 1.13% 1.13% 1.16% 1.15% 1.16% 1.16% 1.16% 1.15% 1.16% 1.16% 1.18% 1.17% 1.18 1.18% •1.20% 1.19% 1.20% 1.20% .63% .67% .69% .69% .63% .66% .69 .69% .63% .67% .63% .67 .69% .69% .69% .69% 1.31 1.28% 1.30% 1.29% 1.34% 1.33% 1.34% 1.34 1.36% 1.35% 1.36% 1.36% News of Stocks Motors, Rails Up NEW YORK (AP) — Vigorous leadership by Big Three motors and gains by rails despite the renewed threat of a railroad strike featured a vigorous stock market rally late this afternoon. Trading was heavy. Volume for the day was estimated at 4,8 million shares compared with 4.52 million Thursday. General Motors touched a record high with a gain exceeding a point. Chrysler spurted more than 2. Ford ran up more than a point. Broad interest in blue chips and speculative issues featured the session. All New Cars To Include Safety Belts DETROIT (AP)-The nitlo industry made a ttinjor eoncossum to the average motorist Thursday but the car owner will pay the bill. General Motors, followed in quick succession by Chrysler, Ford and American Motors, announced, effective Jan. 1, 1964, that all their new cars will be equipped with seat belts. Studc- baker started the trend with a similar announcement last March .1. The industry bad been under growing pressure since the 1950's when Nnsh - Kclvinator's 1950 Rambler series offered seat belts. Groups interested in traffic safety and in cutting down the nation's death toll of an estimated '10,000 persons in some 10-mlllion Produce l*rlee§ Al St* Louis ST. LOUIS (AP) - Eggs «nd live poultry: ECRS, consumer grades, A largo 36.38 A medium 2fi-27, A small 17.18 13 large 29-30, wholesale grades, standard 28-30, t.nclnssi- Hod farm run 23Vi-25 chocks 1821. Hens, heavy 13Vi-1W, «ght 31- 5 Ibs S-9, under 5 Ins G'A-T'A, over May 1.35% 1.34% 1.35% 1.34% Jul 1.30% 1.29y 2 1.30% 1.29% Attend Funeral WOOD RIVER — Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Deppe, 1136 E. Ferguson, have returned home from Bronte, Tex., where they attended the Tuesday funeral of his brother, Leroy, who was fatally injured in a truck accident near Toledo, fare codes. iOhio, Aug. 16. His sister, Mrs. She called the laws an "injus- Charles Kniser and husband, Edtice to the relatives." "Since the drink traffic profits without conscience from creating alcoholics," she said, "the least it can be required to do is to be taxed to pay the cost of the human wreckage it so creates." The union's 89th annual con- TOO MANY BILLS? If you are unable to pay your payments, debts, or bills when due, arrange payments you can now afford regardless of how much or how many you owe. ONE PLACE TO PAY NOT A LOAN COMPANY See or Call ALTON BUDGET PLAN Bonded and Licensed. _ 309 RIDGE PHONE HO 5-2911 ••••••BMBMBBBBHBBBBBBBBHBBMMI BBBB wardsville; and his brother, Warren Deppe and wife, Hartford, also attended. Soybeans Sep 2.5914 2.55% 2.58 2.56% Nov 2.56 2.52% 2.54% 2.53>/ 2 Jan 2.59% 2.56 2.57% 2.56 7 / 8 Mar 2.61% 2.58% 2.60 2.59% May 2.64% 2.61% 2.62% 2.62% Jul 2.64% 2.62% 2.64 2.63% Livestock Prices At East St. Louis NATIONAL STOCKYARDS, HI. (AP)—(USDA)—Hogs 5,500; 25 to 50 higher; barrows and gilts 190260 Ib 17.25-18.40; sows 275-625 Ib 13.00-16.50. Cattle 400; calves 100; utility and commercial cows 14.50-17.00; vealers about steady, good and choice 24.00-31.00. Sheep 250; steady; good and choice lambs 19.00-21.00; choice and prime 21.00-22,00; cull to good ewes 4.50-6.00. Hope for settlement of the rail labor dispute and eagerness to buy awide spectrum of stocks featured the most active session j of the week. Steels advanced, Jones & Laughlin adding a point and U.S. Steel a fraction. Chicago & North Western advanced a point, and many other leading railroads added fractions. Polaroid rose more than 3, Xerox more than 2, Control Data a point or more. Lower-priced issues spurted along with higher-quality stocks. Prices on the American Stock Exchange advanced. U.S. government and corporate bonds were mixed. car accidents had urged wider adoption of safety belts. Starting with 1962 models, built- in anchorages for seal belts were provided by all U.S. manufacturers so that dealers could make seat belt Inslfiliations quickly and cheaply at a cost ranging upwards from about $20. 12 Selected Stocks Following are today's 1:30 p.m. quotations of 12 New York Stock Exchange Issues research has indicated are widely held in the Alton area, as supplied to the Telegraph by Newhard, Cook & Co., from its Alton office. (The New York Exchange closes at 2:30 p.m. (Alton time), so these are not the closing quotations). AT&T 122%, Gen. Motors 74%, Granite City Steel 29, Olin-Mathieson 43, Owens-Illinois 82, Shell Oil 46%, Sinclair Oil 48%, Socony 72, Standard Oil (Ind.) 64%, commercial broilers and fryers 16-17. Texas Still Leading Oil Producing State WASHINGTON (AP) - Texas continues the No. 1 oil and gns stale, a new report shows. The report, prepared by the Independent Petroleum Association of America, puts the Lone Star state far in front In estimated value, at the well, of oil and natural gas production In 1962. The figure was $3,951,874,000. Texas has been the leading oil and gas producing stale for more than 'three decades. Back in 1925 California held that position. Of the Texas total for 1962, the report showed, $2,800,150,000 came from crude oil. The report gave Louisiana second place with an estimated value of $2,286,193,000, of which $1,521,768,000 was in crude oil. Next came California with $984,421,000; Oklahoma, $755,873,000; New Mexico, $447,605,000; Kansas $425,884,000, and Wyoming, $397,493,000. Tennessee was last among the 33 oil and gas states with an estimated value of $61,000. Standard. (NJ) 70%, U. S. Steel 50%, Sears 94%. Algeria is importing cheese. RCA WHIRLPOOL AIR CONDITIONERS Installation mul Repair MARTIN SALES & SERVICE 250-1011 vention opened today and was to hear an address tonight by its president, Mrs. Fred J. Tooze. FILE FLOAT PLAN MIAMI (AP) — The vast, unmarked sea of tall grass in the Everglades National Park can be so tricky to navigate that park officials now advise boaters to file "float plans," like airplane flight plans, that show their route and expected time of return. VIENNA—Austrian sales of American textiles are curtailed. DISCOUNT! Special lot of Ladles' Shoes, values to $5.00 —all heels, all sizes, but not in all styles. Pair WESTERN SHOE STORES 804-06 E. 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