Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on September 3, 1963 · Page 20
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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 20

Alton, Illinois
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Tuesday, September 3, 1963
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PAGE TWENTY ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 1963 Explosion Preceded Fire In Wood River Area WOOD RIVER — An appm-pnt |tho homo of Mrs. Edxvard Mo gas explosion (/nusing a firo do- Guieu.'in on Rooscvolt Hnd George, molished tlir honi" of Kiwi which is about 1000 fret away I Beivers on Roo.«rvpH and Sixlh w i 1P11 | lr snw the small hoy run streets in the Lincoln Addition.f rom t| 1P house, ho said. about 9:30 p.m. Saturday is ho , Ano)hpl . . who is in sivih lieved tohaveheen set hy a sma)i; Rraf]c M| . s ' MrGuiggnn mM< boy seen running from the house|., RTppr , with J(M .,y s K(ory . S hr prior to the fire. ,.. lifi )hp ,, oy to)f , po]jrp llp woul(1 , Madison County authorities are stil ilnvestigating that possibility. Jerry Beavers. 11. reported to police that he had seen someone running out of before-tlie fire. his house right He was visiting Call us COAL now for your s fill up of OLD BEN COAL Take advnntHRc of our reduced cash prices. TRUCKERS Check our location and our prices. We solicit coal bids. HELMKAMP COAL SERVICE 1834 Rodgers, Alton Phone 465-7341 takr a lie detector tost to substantiate his story. Mrs. McGuie;- gan, said most of the adults in (lie neighborhood agreed that the fire was followed by an explosion. Fire Departments from East Alton, Rosewood Heights and Wood River were called for help but would not respond because the fire was nol in their districts. The Cottage Hills fire do- parlment came to the fire about 53 minutes after being called, but the house had already been demolished. Clyde Holland, a trustee of Cottage Hills, said that the fire chief called the Cottage Hills trustees for an approval to go to the fire. Holland said that die fire department went there to be on hand in case any further gas explosions took place. Mrs. McGuiggan, owner of the demolished house, said she didn't believe the Beavers have any insurance and that she thinks her insurance on the house has lapsed. She estimated the value iof the house at $6000. OWN YOUR SHARE OF AMERICAN BUSINESS Good Investments Can Pave the Road to a Second Income Serving Alton Investors for Over 31 Years , COOK 6P GO Nfiw VOHK STOCK EXCHAN^ 503 First National Sank Bldg.— Alton Phone: HO. 5-5585 !B. SnuLTa JOHN Resident Manage? Registered Reprc:antatlv« Our Office Js Open Saturday Mornings * INVEST? .. . lose mv shirt! > (/ NOT WITH THIS BLUE CHIP! Money invested at Piasa is not only in- lured, it earns many benefits: • 4.6% current annual dividend • Dividends compounded quarterly • Money in by the 20th earns from the 1st • Dividends paid consecutively for over 75 years These are some solid, blue-chip reasons why your money earns more money—more Often at Piasa. Why settle for less? Save by mail—Piasa pays the postage. Shouldn't you be enjoying these advantages, too? Hasa First Federal, State & Wall Sts,, Alton, III. For timo and temperature, dial 465-4432. PIASA FIRST .FEDERAL SAVINGS AND LOAN ASSOCIATION ACMUBU ln»ur»d tt HO.OOO by F»d»nl S»vmgs * loan Insured toipoiilion Of Spouse Wins A Sports Car A Witt woman was presented a MG sports car from the Cordes Motor Co. of Alton Saturday after writing a prize winning letter praising her husband. Airs. Hal Graves won first place in the "Win a Gift for Dad" contest sponsored by the Crisco and Duncan Hines Mixes Division of the Procter and Gamble Co. Mrs. Graves' entry was judged the best on the subject: why her husband should be chosen "Father of the Year." Graves is a pipewelder on pipe|line transmission lines and also operates a welding service. Harold Cordes of Cordes Motor Co. presented the red sports car to Mrs. Graves. Prices on 16 Mutual Funds WINS CAR IN CONTEST Mrs. Hal Graves, of Witt, collects her MG sports car she won in a Proctor-Gamble contest. She collected her car at Cordes Motors, here. Woman's Praise §^—^^—^^^—•^-»«™ B ^™ 1BI— "^ Hemnhill Lists News of Grains Demand for Wheat Good NEW DELHI — Starvation is still rampant throughout India ind the Nehru government is States for more emergency aid in he form of surplus grain stores. 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. Affil. Fund 8.46 Broad St 14.74 Bullock 13.97 Capit. Shrs 12.05 Divid Shrs 3.54 Fid. Cap 9.38 Fid. Fund 16.96 Fid. Tr 15.60 Fund Inv 10.26 Keystone K-2 . Keystone S-4 . Mass. Tr Mass. Grth. ., Nation W. Sec. Nat. Inves. .. Tevev. El 5.42 4.39 15.49 8.56 23.26 15.99 7.66 Asked. 9.15 15.94 15.32 13.20 3.88 10.20 18.34 16.97 11.24 5.92 4.80 16.93 9.36 25.16 17.29 8.35 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 124%, Gen. Motors 76, Granite City Steel 29, Olin Mathieson Chem. 43%, Owens-Illinois 81%, Shell Oil 47, Sinclair 49%, Socony 73, Standard Oil (Ind.) 65%, Standard Oil (NJ) 71%, U. S. Steel 52%, Sears 94%. Livestock Prices At St. Louis NATIONAL STOCKYARDS, 111., (AP)-(USDA)—Hogs 14,500; 25-40 lower than Friday's average; 190260 Ibs barrows and gilts 16.0017.00; sows 275-625 Ibs 13,00-16.00. Cattle 7,000; calves 400; no market trend; steers good and choice 23.00-24.25; heifers good and choice 22.00-23.50; cows utility 14.00-15.50; bulls utility to good lfi.50-18.25; vealers steady to 1.00 higher; choice 26.00-31.00. Sheep 2,000; about steady; good to prime 18.50-21.00; on used cull to good shorn 5.00-75. Produce Prices At East St. Louis ST. LOUIS (AP) — Eggs and live poultry: Eggs, consumer grades, A large 38-39, A medium 31-33, A small 7 OUT OF 10 Hope to be their own boss. Start full or part time. Find out how to start in profitable franchise opportunity. We are seeking qualified men. Write, without obligation, for inform- c'ilon. E. F. HAMEL Areu Director I Ob Dewey Drive Collinsville, III, 345-0033 Telegraph Reports News of Business, Industry in Area Cordes Returns Mr. and Mrs. Harold Cordes have returned from a 15 day tour of Sweden, Denmark and Germany as guests of Mercedes-Benz Sales, Inc., and Lon Fleener, its president. Cordes, of Cordes Motor Co., Mercedes-Benz dealer in Alton, is one of a group of 150 Mercedes-Benz dealers and their wives who made this trip as a result of winning a national sales contest. "Rally in Scandinavia," sponsored by Mercedes-Benz Sales, Inc. Lewis Honored Harry Lewis, IBC Homes, Bethalto home builder, has received the Approved Value Design Award from Better Homes & Gardens, according to Frank R. Glass, associate editor of the magazine. Participating in a national program, Harry Lewis, IBC Homes' house plans were submitted to Better Homes & Gardens for thorough analysis by housing experts. The Approved Value Design Award is based on floor planning, exterior design, utilization of space, exterior-interior relationships, and function of the living and working areas. Better Homes & Gardens, continually gathering data on the needs and desires of home buyers, rated Harry Lewis, IBC Homes' home as excellent according to current housing trends. The Approved Value Design Program was initiated by the magazine to give recognition to good, basic home design and serves as a guide to today's value-seeking home buyers. Open date of the model home, located four blocks east on Route 140, in Bethalto will be announced soon by Harry Lewis, IBC Homes. Olin Names Directors Gordon Grand Jr. and Richard M. Furlaud have been elected directors of Olin Mathieson Chemical Corporation, it was announced by N. Harvey Collisson, president. 1 Grand is the company's vice president for law and administration, and Furlaud is a corporate vice president and general manager of the International Division. A graduate of Yale University and Harvard Law School, Grand practiced law in New York before being named chief counsel of the Ways and Means Committee of the U. S. Congress in 1948. He served the committee as chief counsel and counsel to the Republican members until 1953 when he joined Olin as assistant to the president. He was named secretary of the company in 1954, became corporate vice president for administration the next year and vice president for law and administration in August of 1960. Grand is a trustee and vice-chairman of the tax foundation and the author of several articles relating to taxes and the tax system. He served on the Economic Security Committee of the Chamber of Commerce of the United States. Furlaud was graduated from Princeton University and received an LL.B. degree from Harvard Law School. He began his legal career in 1947 as a lawyer with the New York law firm of Root, Ballantine, Harlan, Bushby & Palmer. Following military service with the Judge Advocate General Corps from 1951 to 1953, he spent two years on the professional staff of the House Ways and Means Committee in Washington. He joined Olin in 1955 as an attorney in the legal department, became assistant to the vice president for finance the next year, assistant to the president in May of 1957, general counsel in December of 1957 and corporate vice president and general counsel in 1959. He was named general manager of the International Division three years ago. National Marine to Add Barges Two more 9,300 barrel barges will be added to National Marine's chemical specialty fleet, David A. Wright, president of National Marine Service has announced today. Delivery on the new double- skin coiled barges will be taken today at Port Houston Shipyard, Houston, Texas. onA Each barge measures 188 by 50 feet, has a 1,300 ton capacity and is equipped with diesel driven, deep-well pumps designed to discharge 1,500 barrels of product per hour. Greater flexibility is expected to result from this addition to National Marine s crowing fleet available in the chemical, edible oils, and lubricants trade on the Mississippi-Ohio River "These barges are designed to shift easily from one product to another with minimum risk of contamination," Wright reported. "They will enable us to increase our service to shippers and are available to industry for spojtj)r_term_\vork.^_ Hemphill Lists Realty Sales Of Last Week The Harry F. Hemphill Agency today announced last week's real estafe sales made by the agency. For Mr. and Mrs. William E. Nixon, their six-room home at 906 Douglas St., was sold to Mr. and Mrs. Henry Peipert. The two properties at 431-433 Job St., East Alton, were sold to Mr. and Mrs. Clifton E. Newcomb Jr. and Mr. and Mrs. Paul W. Springman, respectively. Both properties were previously owned y Mrs. Mildred B. Garner. For Mr. and Mrs. Mike Rathgeb, their eight-room home at 2315 Amelia St. was sold to Mr. and Mrs. Lonnie Powell Jr. Mr. and Mrs. John C. Matthews purchased the home at 2927 Werges St. previously owned by Anna Pearl Jenkins. The eight-room home at 1721 Rodgers Ave., previously owned by Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Johnson, was sold to Mr. and Mrs. Stanley P. Rowden. For Mr. and Mrs. James R. Bennett, the five-room home at 611 E. 8th St., was sold to Mary Catherine Lottman. News of Stocks Volume Shows Rise NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market advanced in heavy trading late tin's afternoon as it ushered in the post-Labor Day period. Volume for the day was estimated at 5.3 million shares compared with 4.57 million Friday. Gains of fractions to about a point prevailed among most key stocks. Higher-priced, more volatile issues added several points in some cases. Motors, electronics, office equipments and a variety of low- priced issues were strong. Sperry Rand made a strong bid to continue as the most active stock, adding a fraction. Also bought actively were American Motors, up more than a point, and Studebaker, fractionally higher. Chrysler was high among the most active issues as it rose more than a point. Good business news gave Wall Street an optimistic atmosphere. Control Data spurted ahead 9 points in heaving trading. IBM was up about 5, Xerox 4 and Electronic Associates 3 or better. Gains exceeding a point were 18-20, B large 32-33; wholesale grades, standard 31-32, unclassified • 24-26, checks 18-22. Hens, heavy 14»,4-15'/i, light over 5 Ibs 8-9, under 5 Ibs 6Vi-7 J / z . broilers and fryers Ludle,s Up Attendance SEMBOR, Yugoslavia (AP) — The Radnicki Soccer Team of this North Yugoslav city tried a new trick to attract more people to its games. The club announced women would be admitted tree. It worked, officials said. More men came, as paying escorts of women who wanted to see the games free. Nag Steps on Foot Of East Alton Man WOOD RIVER — An East Alton man was injured Labor Day when a race horse stepped on his llttel toe as he was taking it to the post at Fairmont race track. Louis Carter, 32, of 407 East Drive, is at home today waiting on results of an X-ray taken at the Wood River Township Hospital at 10:35 p.m. Monday. Carter is employed by Illinois Terminal Railroad and helps a friend with his horses occasionally, CHICAGO (AP)—Demand improved steadily for some con tracts in the grain futures today and prices ranged generally from firm to strong in the early afternoon on the Board of Trade. September corn and soybeans and nearly all old crop wheat months were up a cent or more on buying credited largely to speculators. Dealers said mills and exporters were fairly active in wheat. Carlot receipts today were estimated at: wheat 8 cars, corn 215, oats 5, rye 1, barley 48, soybeans 18. Prev. High Low Close close Wheat Sep Dec Mar May Jul 1964 Sep Corn Sep Dec Mar May Jul Oats Sep Dec Mar May Rye Sep Dec Mar May Jul 1.79% 1.771/4 1.79% 1.77% 1.85% 1.83% 1.85% 1.83% 1.88% 1.87% 1.88% 1.87 1.85% 1.84 1.85 1.83% 1.59% 1.57% 1.57 7 / 8 1.57% 1.61 1.59% 1.60 1.59% 1.27 1.25% 1.26% 1.25% 1.13% 1.13 1.13% 1.13% 1.16% 1.15% 1.16% 1.16 ' 1.18% 1.17% 1.18% 1.18 1.20% 1.20 1.20% 1.20% .64% .64% .64% .63% .68% .67% .68% .67% .70% .69% .70% .69% .70% .69% .70% .69% 1.30% 1.29% 1.30% 1.30% 1.35% 1,35% 1.35% 1.35% 1.38% 1.37% 1.38% 1.37% 1.37% 1.36% 1.37% 1.36% 1.32% 1.31% 1.32% 1.32% Soybeans Sep 2.59 2.57% 2.58 2.57 Nov 2.56% 2.54% 2.55% 2.55% Jan 2.59% 2.58% 2.59% 2.59 Mar 2.62% 2.61% 2.62% 2.61% May 2.65% 2.63% 2.64% 2.64% Jul 2.66% 2.64% £65% 2.65% Aug 2.65% 2.64% 2.64% - Canadian Party in Three-Way Split Granby, Que. Iff)—The Quebec wing of Canada's bickering Social Credit party emerged from a convention here divided into two camps—one supporting a national leader Robert Thompson and the other backing deputy national leader Real Caouette. The split was expected to leave each with 11 followers in the 265- seat House of Commons and lead to two Social Credit parties in Quebec. made by Electronic Polaroid, Specialty, Eversharp, High Voltage Engineering, Korvette and Haveg. Texas Gulf Producing dropped about 3 points. Merck (ex dividend) dropped more than 2. Prices were irregularly higher on the American Stock Exchange. Girl, 7, Hurt in Fall From Swing WOOD RIVER — Sharon Kay Foster, 7, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Foster, 757 Burch St., East Alton, was admitted to the pediatric ward of the Township Hospital at 8:15 p.m. Monday for treatment of an injury to her left forearm, suffered in a fall from her swing at home. George M. Collins, 1345 Ninth St., Cottage Hills, was released from the hospital this morning after treatment and observation for a left leg injury suffered early Monday morning while coon hunting. BEL*AIR HW r 6b a I I I IH6V636 OPEN 7:00 — START DUSK LAST NIGHT Janet Leigh-Dick Van Pyke "BYE BYE BIRDIE" "WHO'S THAT LADY" STARTS WED. ROCK HUDSON ,. ACATHEH1NC ^ OF EAGLES COLOR \ VIENNA—An increase in Australian electrical use is reported. TONITE-WED.-THURS. OPEN 6:15 STARTS 6:30 SPECIAL LIMITED ENGAGEMENT! UNCUT! ORIGINAL LENGTH! MGM Presents W)MRM WORLDS BROTHERS GRIMM IN WONDEHrui 9919RI Laurence Harvey-Buddy Hackett Yvette Mlmleux-Russ Tamblyn Shown 6:80 8:50 TOM & JERRV CARTOON GRAND—STARTS FRIDAY Rook Hudson 'A GATHERING OF EAGLES" TONITE-WED.-THURS. Oi'KN 6:45— STARTS 1 Doris Day, James Garner GRAND — SOON "FI4PWBB" & 'TT 108" Today's Prayer Our Father God, do business with our souls this day. Disturb us in our easygoing ways. Give us a new sense of inner power from above. Grant us the high faith that sustains and serves and overcomes. And may we know Thy heavenly peace. We pray for the guidance of Thy divine Spirit in the affairs of men. May our witness for Thee be unashamed and unmistakable. In home, school, office, and factory make us faithful to the highest we know, brotherly in our actions and generous in our judgments; in Christ's name. Amen. —Charles M. Crowe, Wilmette, 111., minister, Wilmette Parish Methodist Church. (© 1963 by the Division of Christian Education, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U. S. A.) ON SALE NOW! Very Special Low Price Italian Freestone PLUMS $*% A(\ V* Bushel «ii99 Basket Get yours now, the season Is very short WINTER POTATOES 89c Very, very low price! Potatoes make the meal JONATHAN APPLES .$4 A A ^ Bushel JL cUU Basket Crispy, juicy eaters! BROADWAY & DRIVE-IN PRODUCE MARKET 2530 East Broadway TARLIGHT COLLEGE AVENUE. ALTON, ILL. BOX OFFICE OPENS AT 7 ENDS TONITE Janet Leigh - Dick Van Dyke "BYE BYE BIRDIE" Plus Tony Curtis In "Who Was That Lady?" Starts WEDNESDAY for 1 Week GUILTY or INNOCENT F fc : v 1LJ- urn Yfil I BETHE AMERICAN INTERN«nONAUpr«lin« '.Not recommended for those under 18 ^ Plus Second Feature "PORTRAIT of a SINNER" OPEN 7:00 CAPRI PRI VE - IN OLD ST.LOUIS RD. CL.4-P1M I START DUSK LAST TIMES TONIGHT! JERRY LEWIS 'NUTTY PROFESSOR' FRANK SINATRA 'SERGEANTS 3' STARTS WEDNESDAY it's HOOTENANNY!!! ESXHC « L S E HE WAS A COUNTRY BOY BUT HE PIAYED THE WILDEST INTRODUCING NANCY CZAR :PLUS ACTION! THRILLS ITUM Ut« UU. I. tuxm UOU10 Ml (M mi to |*» muiu MITUS * m <m MM THE CRAZED LOVE OF A PREHISTORIC GIANT FOR A RAVISHING TEEN-AGE OIRI• Congratulations To Leslie Smith, R.R. 2 Jerseyvillc, III. GRAND PRIZE WINNER IN OUR 1st ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION! ADMIRAL COLOR TELEVISION! Under New Ownership/ CAFETERIA SPECIALS OF THE WEEK! ONLY Lunch served 11 a.m. till 4 p.m. WED.—Meat Loaf THUR.—Chicken & Dumplings FRI.—Jumbo Cod All With Vegetable And Roll Included Dinner served 4:30 p.m. till 8:30 p.m. 1 DINK WITH US IN THE EVENING TABIJC 8EKVICE— DINNER OR SANDWICHES 75 SMORGASBORD $ * ALL YOU CAN EAT 1 Children umlur 12 $1.35 A 1'leutiiuii Continental Atmosphere breakfast Served Now ut « A.M. Daily All the Pancakes You can eat only 80o 1808 E. Broadway ALTON PLAJ5A

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