Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on August 23, 1963 · Page 10
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August 23, 1963

Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 10

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TEW ALTON , AUGUST 23,1903 DAVID tiRAfVE By Cffilg flessel i HAVE ANOTMERTlo.'.. LET'S SO SACK ^\ WHUE HE WAS TAIKINS, HE FCIDED it / AW AWESTHAZeU. FOR ) ..AND SOMEBOPy PIP JUST THAT WH/L& _.. WAITM6 OUTS/P£ THE PHONE BOOTH AWAY THIS MATCH BOOK? J FOR 'BOOTS'FEQHOtO rOCVf/'... THANKS.. YOUR HELF> MR, KNOW HOW SOME CHICKS ARE, < HA2ELL/ set WAKE.'.. As IONS As SHE GOT PLENfy OF POUSH, TO/ FAN COULDN'T CARE LfeSS IF HER HUSBAND HAP A ROVIN& EVE/ KERRY DRAKE By Alfred Andriola f YOU'RE /WFULLY QUIET, VOUNSMDY:-! HOPE NOTHING'S WRONG. .../ND I THINK IT'S SILIY TO WIT TWO WEEKS OR EVEN ,4 f- OH, NO, TROY,., PM,,,J'MOMY, FLASH GORDON By Dan Barry JOHNNY HAZARD By Frank Robbing VERX OW, MISS ENSSTKOM,,, WHERE WE WERE SITTING; ONE HUNPREP /ARC'S FROM THE FACE OF THE CLIFF,,, THERE WERE JUST MINOR UP-ANP-POWN PRAFTS.' T-THE ONES WHICH FORCE HIMTOWARP THE C/.IF-/ THAT IS WHY,,, THE TRA6EPY WITH SUIPE OCCUR.' WHAT WINP CURRENTS? MR, KANE WANT 50 BAP TO 9E NEAR HIS FRIENP TRAPPEP ON CUFF,,, 5O I LET HIM RY ME.' 5-RJT, THEN » WESETCAUSHTIN THOSE HEAVy VYIN7 CURRENTS,,, I-I KNOW LITTLE OFFLyiN6,,,BUT •f HE 5AIP — THIS MAY SEEM OUT, KIPS, BUT,,, COULP KANE HAVE 5EEN RETURNING JO THE SCENE OF A CRIME,,, HE HAPN'T COMPLETE!?? THE SMITH FAMDLY By Mr. and Mrs. George Smith J_ NOW Tlic G«oi^e Matthew .Mimi Sewice. Inc. Sffi BAGBY By R. and B. Hackney SIT DOWN.! WANT TO CONTACT SOME OF MV FRIENDS. PLEASE CHECK THE AREA, CODE I JUST CMT GET USED TO THIS ALL NUMBER SYSTEM PROFESSOR PHUMBLE By Bill Yates WELL, I DON'T CARE IF VOL/ < DID MAKE THEM |H YOURSELF.' ITS NOT — REGULATION' /MEN! WHAT'S / WRONS WITH I CURTAINS ON V THE WINDOW DONALD DUCK By Walt Disney , REFUNDS I WITH ASMIUE you said ft! ...but why? , "fLOUR" In Elizabethan fimes, "flower" was an expression for "fhe finest," It applied lo anything of superior quality, including ground wheat, the best of which being reserved for tables of the nobility, with peasants getting the leavings, This "flower of wheat" gradually became plain FLOUR. »i ma BEN BOLD By John Outlet! Mtirphy ,„ HE WSM 'T SV6R Mvf TO 1 S&3W UP, WE WE'D HAVE Notaeu&u eoiwtf te> MAKI A Y6U LIVE WitH US ,„ / t4K§ 066£) LITTLE EVE By RIVETS By George Slxta Spttf fcling THE BERRYS By Carl Grubert YOUR BATH IS READY DEAR./ I DIDNY THINK ±m H /I I NEEDED A BATH / Jewels ot your home! You'll be proud of your Incy crochet- all will admire It. Sparkling Slur—so simple, yet xquisite In modern, traditional oom. Pattern 757: crochet dl- ectioos, doilies 22 and 13-Inch n No. 30 cotton. Thirty-five cents In coins 'or his pattern — add IG cents for jach pattern for first-class milling and special handling. Send o Laura Wheeler, care, of Alton 'elegraph, (ifi.'Needlecraft DepU P.O. Uox 1(11, Old Chelsea Stn- Ion, New York II, N.Y. Print )lalnly Pattern Number, Name, Address and Zone. Newest rage—smocked accessories plus 208 exciting needlecraft designs in our new 1963 Needlecraft Catalog — just out! ashions, furnishings to crochet, knit, sew, weave, embroider, quilt. Plus free pattern. Send 25 cents now. To She 48 PRINTED PATTERN HENRY By Carl Anderson TRUDY © Kin ( I'nium S^Jime, Inc.. 1%). WoilJ tii*!! mcrvcJ. "Beer, cola, mixed nuts, potato chips, pretzels, nibblies—you forgot FOOD!" k True Life Adventures WATER WORKERS J! i \i'. ,•'/.. <3Rocopjuss BOT?E TLJKINEIJS THROU<SH THE THICK AQUATIC C3KCWTH )H AW A"FKK2AN TOVER. „ * i>« '•- ' WITHOUT THESE Wif'KiJ^'SSUSS 1 % - PKA)NA«E TUBEe/ THE VVATBK' A ...THAT V/OUW? THE reVJSK TO BACK LIP tell Me By A. LEOKUM Why Are There Nine Planets? 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: Deborah Spadaro, . 9, Syracuse, N, Y. At one time, it was believed that there were only six planets in our . solar system, Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn. No one though there were any planets beyond Saturn. Now we know there are nine. Why are there just nine? There is no scientific answer to this question. It just happened this way when the solar system was formed. There are two basic theories about how it was formed. One is that first there was a huge neb' ula, or mass of hot gas. As it shrank, it left rings behind. These rings in time condensed into plan els, and the central mass con- desed into our sun, The second theory is that one lime a huge star passed the sun and drew out streamers of mat- ler from it because of gravity. These streamers condensed into our planets. Other variations on these theories are that there was an abtual collision between a passing star and the sun, or that the sun at one time threw off clouds of matter which joined together and became planets. But all we have to go by are theories. We still don't know how the planets were formed and why there just happen to be nine of them. Uranus, the seventh planet, was discovered accidentally in 1781 by an astronomer called William Hersehel. Astronomers ail over the world began to study it and found something peculiar. It was supposed to follow a certain course around the sun according to their calculations — but it didn't. In 1846, an astronomer called keverrler suggested that Uranus was being pulled from the predicted path py a planet still farther away, and he point-; \. ed out where it should be found So a man named Galle in Germ any pointed his telescope to tha spot — and there was the new planet, Neptune! Pluto was discovered in 193' because an astronomer callec Perclval Lowell had figured ou that there must be still anolhe planet having an effect on Uran us..It too was found about wher it had been predicted! FUN TIME The Chuckle ISox Mother: How did you do on your first day of school? Tommy: Not so well, I guess, have to go back tomorrow, Jane: Mother, I'm glad yo named me Jane. Mother: Why is that dear? Jane: Because that's what ev eryone calls me, THE PUZZLE BOX Of course you won't find any of these things In the store. Bu if you'll unscramble each word you'll find three vegetables moth er might want to have. See to morrow's paper for the answer. Answer to yesterday's W o r ( Puzzle: Turn, 3urn, Barn, Bark Back. Win the Brilannica World Atla or Yearbook of Events. Send you riddles, jokes to: Riddles, Jokes "tell Me Why!" Today's wlnne; ifii: Paniel Smith, Qxlovd. Mich. In England and Wales., men confined to prisons and deten tlon homes outnumber women by 3Q to one. Close friends in Peru preface handshakes with the hug alternating with hearty 4990 SIZES 34-48 Make a gracious impression at lunch, meetings, shopping. Accent the nicely shaped collar with your favorite rose, Ideal for soft fabric. Printed Pattern 4990: Women's Sizes 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 48. Size 36 requires 3% yards 39-inch fabric. Fifty cents In coins for this pattern — add 15 cents for eiich pattern for first-class mailing mid special handling. Send to Anne Adams, euro of Alton Telegraph, 177, Pattern Hept,, 248 W. 17th St., Now York 1], N.Y. Print plainly Numu, Address, Zone, Si/.e and Stylo Number. . Pattern Free! Mail coupon inside new Full-Winter Pattern Catalog, ready now! Over 300 design ideas, all sizes, Send 50 cents for Catalog. ENGLISH AND FRENCH NAMES GIVEN AVENUES HOLLANDIA - When a number of new streets in Vila were named recently, half of them were named after English dukedom and explorers, and half after the French provinces and explorers, Thus, Vila now has roads bearing the names, Wales, York, Kent and Captain Bllgh as well as Picardo, Bretagne, Languedoc, Auvergna, Dauphine Anjoe Berri, and Artois, Two of Vila's longest roads, actually one is a continuation of the other, vyere named after Gen, deGaulJe a'njj Winston Churchill several years ago. GERMANY BUYJNQ MORE GOODS FROM U.S.A. yNJCH^, President Kennedy's working visit to Bonn' gave to German statesmen opportunity to discuss the most Important open questions pf American German trade relations, apart from pojlt- JqaJ pestjpn.s 4 While exports from the Federal Republic pf r Germany last year d risen, ty 4(H,to §,858 million marks, American supplies rose frpm 836 to 7,033 million .marfes. The y§A 4 for these reasons ,ls )he largest 'supplier of the German

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