Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on September 3, 1963 · Page 7
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September 3, 1963

Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 7

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TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 1963 Should County Heating Facilities Be Replaced ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH PAGE SEVEN EDWARDSVILLE — Madison County officials were in a dilemma Saturday, Should the 100-foot smoke stack at the county heating plant — which supplies heat from coal-fed stokers and boilers for both the county jail and the courthouse, be repaired? Or, would it be cheaper, in the long run, to abandon any move for tuck-pointing the stack and rebuilding the top portion now in hazardous condition—and, instead, install a natural gas or oil heat- tag system? The delemma confronted members of the board of supervisors, jail and emergency committees here Saturday when they failed to receive a single bid for emergency repairs to the 100-foot brick stack. Members of the two committees, County Clerk Eulalia Hot/,, Sheriff Barney Fraundorf and a Collinsville brick contractor gathered at the smoke stack site Saturday to determine what further emergency action to take with the stack at the county jail building. Several weeks ago the two committees advertised for bids in area newspapers to repair large cracks and openings in the bricks in a 20-foot section near the top of stack. County officials peered at th hazardous section, which is 100 feet above the ground, through binoculars. Bricks near the top are leaning and officials feared the section would fall. Inspection by the party of coun ty officials included the boiler room facilities of the heating plant adjacent to the jail building. The two committees directed the county clerk to write letters to several firms which specialize in construction and repair of chim Jieys and smoke stacks to request their inspection and estimates on the cost of repairs or replacement of the brick stack. Kane KANE - Miss Priscilla Hill of Wichita, Kan., arrived Friday to visit with her foster parents, Rev. and Mrs. H. Hilton Longberry. Her brother, Norman Hall and family have returned here from Carbondale where they visited Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Reynolds. Mrs. Bonnie Clark and infant son, Kenneth David, have returned from Alton Memorial Hospital. William Foster underwent sur- ;ery Thursday at Jersey Community Hospital. Mrs. Carl Berry returned Thurs- AFTER PAINTING, CLEAN-UP WITH WATER! Simply rinse painting tools under faucet. Dries in minutes. Easiest of all house paints to use. No priming over sound repaint surfaces. White or $^95 $td. Colors Gal. 8 W. BROADWAY Phone HO 5-5812 29 Enrolled In Shipman Kindergarten SHIPMAN — The Shipman Grade School has opened for the fall term and the kindergarten class has 29 students enrolled, Mrs. Taurrie Stein is the teacher, Classes will meet each afternoon In the Methodist Church basement until the new classrooms are completed at the school. Mrs. Charles Skaggs, heat teacher for the grade school, has announced the following teachers and students enrolled for each grade; first, Mrs. Beulah Schuetz, 30; second, Mrs. Lula Connots, 29; third, Mrs. Betty Boree, 28; fourth Mrs. Virginia Skaggs, 24; fifth, Mrs. Gladys Wright, 38; and sixth, Don Metzger, 25. Harold Schuetz is the custodian. Bus drivers are; Charles Modlin, Russell Davis, Howard Gwillim and Harold Schuetz. Insurance is available for $2 for kindergarten through the sixth grade. The Shipman buses make the first run beginning at 7:10. Miss Miller Graduates SHIPMAN — Miss Marjory Miller, fiancee of Gerald Thomae, has graduated from the Lutheran Hospital School of Nursing at St. Louis. Her parents and sisters, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Miller and daughters of Bear Creek, Wis., came for the graduation and were guests several days of Mr. and Vlrs. Clarence Thomae and sons. Mr. and Mrs. Thomae, Gerald, Robert and Paul, also attended he graduuation. day from the Jersey Community tospital. By Peg Bracken and Rod Lull Avoid (he Rush/ Call Us Now for ... ORIENT Furnace Lump & Stoker COAL Prompt Clean Delivery. Also Complete Fuel Oil Service. MISSISSIPPI VALLEY GOAL GO. HO 2-1841 "I've been thinking, Alice used to paint was just as ... the china my grandma useless and a lot neater." Graf ton Youth Joins Marines GRAFTON — John Hayes, son of William Hayes, has join, ed the U.S. Marine Corps and left Friday for St. Louis. He will be assigned to the Marine Base in San Diego, Calif. Grafton Notes GRAFTON — Mr. and Mrs. Martin Oakland returned to their home in Harmon, 111., Thursday following a visit with their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. William Purdy, and family. They were accompanied by their daughter, Mrs. James Morrisey, and children of Amboy, 111. The Misses Patricia and Dense Payne of St. Louis arrived Thursday for a weekend visit at the home of their, grandmother, Mrs. Richard Bolting. Mrs. Mildred Brown, who is patient at St Mary's Hospital n St. Louis, underwent major surgery Tuesday morning. Charles Callahan, who is employed In Washington, D.C. arrived Friday for a two-week vacation with his father, Thomas Callahan, and other relatives. Mrs. Bernard Saavedra and children of Chicago are visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Plummer. Mrs. Saavedra, who recently suffered a broken ankle in a fall, is able to be about on crutches. OSLO—Norway Is revising all obsolete legislation. On its way to Alton, Wood River, Brighton and Bethalto. your new Telephone Directory Within a few days you'll receive your new telephone directory, listing all numbers in the new, seven-figure style. There'll be no change in dialing most of the numbers because the letters have simply been converted to the numbers in the same openings in the dial. (For example, HO has been changed to 46.) But some numbers will change completely, so it'll be a good idea to check your new directory before making a call beginning Sunday. Direct Distance Dialing (DDD) also arrives Sunday for all customers. See page 3 of your new directory for complete information on dialing your own long distance calls coast-to- coast In the United States and Canada. JLUNQIS BEIX (jgj) TELEPHONE 401 Market Street. Phones 465-8981 Greene County Home Units to Meet This Week CARROLLTON — Mrs. Eloise Tholen, Greene County home nd- viser, will give the lesson at the meetings of six Homemakers Extension Unit meetings this week. The topics for the lessons are "Encouraging Youth to Remain in School" and "The Peace Corps." Greenfield Day Unit was scheduled to meet today at 2 p.m. at the home of Miss Loretta Hayes and the Greenfield night will meet at 7:30 p.m. today at the home of Mrs. Doll Duncan. The Patterson-Hillview unit will meet Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. at the home of Mrs. Frances Wade. The Linder Unit will meet Sept. 5 at 1:30 a.m. at the home of Mrs. John Saker. A Young Homemakers ;roup will meet Sept. 5 at 8 p.m. at the home of Mrs. Barbara Arnold. Mrs. Hubert Crouch will entertain the Rubicon Unit at her home Sept. 6 at 2 p.m. Hospital Notes CARROLLTON — Clarenc^ Sponsler of Greenfield was admitted to Boyd Memorial Hospital Friday as a medical patient. Dismissed. Saturday were Donald Goodman, Fred Kirbach, Mrs. Lela Thomas, Arthur Ruyle and John Gimmy of Carrollton, and Mrs. Katherine Bridgewater of reenfield. Wood Funeral CARROLLTON — Funeral services for George Alva "Dad" Wood were conducted Friday at 3 p.m. at Mehl Funeral Home by the Rev. Darwin Rolens, pastor of First Baptist Church. Pallbearers were Ward Logan, Perry Wood, Stanley Short and Donald Pence. Burial was in the Mt. Gilead cemetery. Carrollton Notes CARROLLTON — Mrs. Minnie Varble Neugebauer and daughter, Mrs. Donald Royal, both of San Diego, Calif., arrived Friday to attend the funeral of Mrs. Meugebauer's brother, George Alva Wood. They will remain here for 10 days visiting Mrs. Neugebauer's sisters, Mrs. P. O. Short and Mrs. Eva Gehlhausen, and other relatives. Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Grimes and sons left Sunday for their home in St. Joe, Mich., after a visit with Mrs. Grimes' parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alva Meek. Other weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. Meek were their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Ballard, and sons of Clarendon Hills who arrived Friday to remain until Monday. Shipman SHIPMAN — Joyce Hunt Jr., assistant cashier at the Citizens State Bank, is attending classes on banking at the University of Wisconsin for two weeks. Mr. and Mrs. Miles Christopher and daughters have returned from a trip to Arkansas, Kentucky and Tennessee. They were guests of Mr. and Mrs. Neil Henderson at Bells, Tenn. S h e ,vas the former Miss Elizabeth Kulenkamp of Shipman. Miss Alberta Douglas and Mrs. Eula McDaniels of St. Louis are pending the three day Labor Day vacation with Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Doughty. Misses Pauline Meyers and Florence Mathie of Godfrey spent Wednesday and Thursday with Mr. and Mrs. L. E. Kelsey. Mr. and Mrs. P. L. Jaynes, I. L. Christopher, Mr. and Mrs Austin Jaynes, Fred Howerton, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Howerton Jr. attended the Hambeltonian at Du- Quoin Wednesday. Mrs. Sol Bass and daughter of Lanham, Md. and' Mrs. Francis Dugan of Carlinville visited Thursday with Mr. and Mrs. Milo Dun and son. Mrs. Muble Sauerwein entertained the staff of the Woodlawn Awes Nursing home in Carlinville with a party this week at her home in honor of Miss Nellie Jane and Grace Marie Fournier. The 14 guests played games and were served refreshments. SHIPMAN - Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Archer had as guests Friday, Mr. and Mrs. Willard Wiegand of East Alton. Miss Jane Huckelbridge has returned from summer school at S1U in Carbondale and Miss Fatty Alward is home from summer school at ISU in Normal. Mr. LaRue Lawson of Springfield visited Mrs. Hermoine Hy- Jand and Mrs. De Lee Castro Friday. Mrs. Kenneth Archer and Mrs. Austin Jaynes visited Thursday with Mrs. Richard Welch in East Alton. WSCS at Carrollton To Meet Wednesday CARROLLTON — The oppning meeting of the fall season of the Woman's Society of Christian Service of tho Methodist Church will be held Wednesday, 2 p.m., at the church. A skit, "To Tell The Truth," will be presented by the officers, Mrs. William Hopkins, president;" Mrs. Herbert Widdowson, vice president; Mrs. Damon Driver, treasurer; Miss Marte Witt, secretary. The hostesses will be Mrs. Damon Driver, Miss Marie Witt, Mrs. Rena Williams and M r s. Louis Schreiter. Goodwill Truck CARROLLTON — Announcement has been made by Harry B. 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