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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 1963 ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH PAGE FIVE Obituaries Carter Elmer Carter, retired Medora area fanner and prominent stock dealer, died at 3:15 p.m. Thursday In St. Joseph's Hospital at the age of 94. He was the father of Lloyd, Carter, Alton; Russell, Chesterfield, and Donald, Warrenton, Mo., founders of the Ford automobile agency in Wood River, and former Alton automobile dealer. Mr. Carter had been In falling health for some time and had been a patient at St. Joseph's for three months. He was born April 16, 1839, at Medora, where he spent nearly all his life. He lived for a few years, following his retirement, in Alton. Survivors beside his throe sons, are three grandchildren, Keith Carter, Valparaiso, Ind., Thad, Alton, and Mrs. Mary. Hanley Moore, Leeshurg, Fla., six great-grandchildrcn; two stepdaughters, Mrs. Mary Shallenberg, Alton, and Mrs. Verda Horton, Carlinville; a step - son, Oscar Brown, Chesterfield, and six itep - grandchildren. A brother, Arch Cater, former will known auctioneer, died in 1926. The body is at Warner Funeral Home, Medora, where services will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. by the Rev. Fred Peek. Burial will be in Medora Cemetery. Visiting hours at the funeral home will be after 4 p.m. today. Pregaldin Mrs. Esther Irene Pregaldin, 70. a former resident of Jerscy- ville, and of Hardin, died Thursday. She was the wife of Charles V. Pregaldin of 5870 DrGiverville Ave., St. Louis. Survivors beside her husband are two sons, Charles V., Jr., and Anton J., St. Louis; two sisters, Mrs. Henrietta Green and Mrs. Lillian Bussmann, and four brothers, Lee, John, Edwin and Harold Slater. She also leaves •everal grandchildren and cousins, nephews and nieces. Russell Green of Alton, is a nephew. Funeral rites will be conducted Saturday from the Arthur J. Donnelly Funeral Home, 3840 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis, to St. Roch's Church. Burial will be in St. Norhert's Cemetery, Hardin. Whitfield BUNKER HILL - William H. Whitlield, an insurance broker, and veteran of World War T, died Thursday at his home in Bunker Hill. He was 71. He was boni Oct. 'i, 1891, in Gillespie Township, to Mr. and Mrs. James Whitfield. Survivors are his widow, Mrs. Lola Whitfield; a son, Willis, East Alton; five sisters, Mrs. Edith Schreier, Mrs. Clara Mason, Mrs. Helen Howald, Bunker Hill; Mrs. Lucille Suedel, Wood River, and Mrs. Dorothy Link, St. Louis, and two brothers, Harry of Benson, Ariz., and James L., Plainview. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. in Jacoby - Wise Funeral Home by the Rev. C. M. Miller. Burial will be in Bunker Hill Cemetery. Visiting hours at the funeral home will be after 3 p.m. today. Masonic rites will be conducted at 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. The heart association has been named by the family as a memorial fund. Davis Mr. and Mrs. August Seegar of 214 Poplar St., Cottage Hills have received word of the death of Mrs. Seegar's son, Robert Glenn Davis, at San Leandro, Calif. Mr. Davis, who had been in ill health for a number of years, and critically ill for several months, was born in Alton Dec. 19, 1922. He attended the Wood River schools and was graduated from East Alton - Wood River Community High School in 1940. During the time he was attending high school he was named to the National Honor Society. Survivors beside his widow, Mrs. Edith Ann Davis, and mother and step - father, are two daughters, Melody Ann, and Martha Lee Davis, Wood River, and step - grandfather, Joseph M. Bund. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. at Oakland, Calif. BEN F. STATEN A Solemn Requiem High Mass, ivith Msgr. James Suddes as the celebrant, was sung at 9 a.m. today in St. Mary's Church for Beniamin F. Staten, funeral direc- or, and former Madison County Doroner. The Rev. Father Vincent Wor- and was deacon of the Mass, and the Rev. Father Richard Sfiebnieggee, sub - deacon. Msgr. Suddes officiated at committal rites in St. Joseph's Cemetery, assisted by the Rev. Father Frank Westhoff. Hundreds of persons, including a number of politicians from dls- ant places, called at the funeral lome to pay their respects to the memory of Mr. Stdten. Pallbearers were Robert Schreier, Homer Henneman, Harvey Reilley, Joseph Curlovic, Thomas Gavin and Roland Ott. The men were members of fraternal organizations with which Mr. Stalen had been affiliated. Lambeth Rousseau Funeral services for Oswald S. Rousseau, 1700 State St., who died Thursday at his cottage in Elsah Township, will be conducted Saturday at 9 a.m. in St. Mary's Church. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery. The body is at Burke Funeral Home where friends may call from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. today. The Rosary \vill be recited at 8 p.m. Mr. Rousseau, 69, had been in ill health for 10 years. He suffered a severe heart seizure four years ago, and last July had been a patient in St. Anthony's Hospital. He was born in Quebec, Canada, the Province of Brownsburg, April 21, 1894. He was one of six children of the late Mr. and Mrs. Stanislaus Rousseau. Mr. Rousseau, who was unmarried, is survived by a sister, Mrs. Mary R. Hellrung, and a brother, Edgar Rousseau, both of Alton. J. L. Lambeth, 84, of Lebanon, |Mo., father of Mrs. William Staten. 334 Grand Ave., East Alton, died Thursday in Wallace Memorial Hospital, at Lebanon. | Mr. Lambeth suffered a paraly- jtic stroke two months ago and en- jtered the hospital early this week. He had been a member of the Masonir Lodge for more than 50 years and two years ago received a 50 - year pin at a ceremony at Competiton, Mo. Survivors beside Mrs. Staten are three other daughters, Mrs. Ethan Elmore, Oakland, Mo., Mrs. A. P. Stone, Springfield, Mo., and Mrs. Mab Maberinl, Campbell, Calif., and a son, Wayne. Oakland, Mo. A son, Louis, was killed in World War II and his wife died in 1956. STREEPER FUNERAL H08flE 1620 WASHINGTON Woman 9 Found on Porch A woman named Nellie Wilson, who refused to give police an address, was arrested at 1:42 a.m. today on the front porch of a house in the 600 block of Main Street on a charge of intoxication. A complainant told police the woman came onto the front porch and kept standing there. After pleading guilty to the intoxication charge before Police Magistrate George Roberts, the mystery woman was fined $10 and costs. Solemn High Mass For Ben F. Staten Evangelist Johnny Rion of Belleville was guest speaker at Peck Hall Thursday at the annual dues day and fall Institute of Upper Alton chapter of WCTU. He played his guitar, sang several songs and spoke on the liquor question. He also gave the closing prayer. Mrs. Russell Harris accompanied the group on the piano. A covered dish luncheon was served at noon. Mrs. William Gabriel presided and read the annual report. The report indicated the group has 265 paid up members and 56 honorary members. Other reports were given by: Mrs. Henry Stutz, Mrs. Fred Paris, Mrs. William Foulks, Mrs. Stephen Show, Mrs. Julia Ernst and Miss Joan Gabriel. Mrs. Denver McCoy read a selection entitled "The Devoted Wife." Next meeting of the group will be Oct. 3. , News of Grains Logue Rites to Be In Fairview Church Funeral services for Harold S. Logue of St. Elmo, father of Mrs. Robert Aszman, 2405 Woodcrest Drive, will be conducted Saturday at 2:30 p.m. in Fairview Church, near St. Elmo. The body is at Claggett Funeral Home, Brownstown, 111., where friends may call until noon Saturday. l Produce Prices At East St. Louis NATIONAL STOCKYARB6, 111. (AP)—(USDA)—Hogs 9,000; mostly 25 lower: 1-3 barrows and gilts 190-260 Ib 16.00-60: sows 275-600 Ib 12.75-15.25. Cattle 400; calves 150; not enough to test market; good to prime steers 24.25-25.25; utility and commercial cows 13.50-16.00; vealers steady; good to choice 22.00-31.00. Sheep 200: about steady; good and choice lambs 18.50-20.50; good and choice lambs 18.00-20.00; cull to good ewes 5.00-6.00. 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 123%, General Motors 76 l / 2 , Granite City Steel 29, Olin Math. Chem. 42%, Owens-Illinois SlVs, Shell Oil 47%, Sinclair Oil 48%, Socony 73, Standard Oil (Ind.) 65*4, Standard (NJ) 71%, U. S. Steel 54%, Sears 96%. Rion Addresses WCTIJ In Session at Peck Hall Futures Mixed CHICAGO (AP) — Trade was mixed in the grain futures market today with prices ranging from firm to weak in moderately active dealings. September wheat and corn and all deliveries of soybeans were firm most of the time on buying credited mainly to commercial accounts. Carlot receipts today were estimated at: wheat 2 cars, corn 107, oats 4, rye none, barley 6, soybeans 5. CHICAGO (AP) — Wheat No 1 hard 2.04. Corn No 2 yellow 1.34^-36i/ 2 ; No 4 yellow 1.31%32%; No 5 yellow 1.32; sample grade yellow 1.23%. Oats No 1 heavy white 71; No 1 extra heavy mixed 7(%. No soybean sales. Soybean oil 8n. CHICAGO (AP)— Prev. High Low Close close Wheat Sep 1.83V 2 1.82% 1.83% I.BVA Dec 1.89% 1.88% 1.89% 1.88% Mar 1.91% 1.90% 1.91% 1.91 May 1.87% 1.86% 1.87 1.87% Jul 1.58% 1.57% 1.58% 1.58J/2 1964 Sep 1.60% 1.59% 1.60% 1.60% Corn Sep 1.26% 1.25Va 1.25% 1.23% Dec 1.13i/ 8 lil2 i/ 2 1.12% 1.131/8 Mar 1.16 1.15% 1.15% 1.157s May 1.17 7 / 8 1.17% 1.17% 1.17% Jul 1.19% 1.19% 1.19% 1.19% Oats Sep .65% .65% .65% .65% Dec .68% .68% .68% .65 Mar .70% .70% 70% .70% May .70y 3 .70% .70% .70% Rye Sep 1.29% 1.28% 1.29% 1.29% Dec 1.34% 1,33% 1.34% 1.34% Mar 1.37 1.36% 1.36% 1.36% May 1.36% 1.35% 1.36% 1.36% Jul 1.31% 1.30% 1.31% 1.31% Soybeans Sep 2.56% 2.55 2.56 2.55% Nov 2.53% 2.52% 2.53% 2.52% Jan 2.57% 2.56% 2.57% 236% Mai- 2.60% 2.59% 2.60% 2.59% May 2.63 2.61% 2.63 2.62% Jul 2.63 7 / 8 2.627s 2.637s 2.63% Aug 2.62% 2.61% 2.62 2.62 News of Stocks Market Irregular NEW YORK (AP) — Thn stock market moved irregularly late this afternoon with prices mixed. Trading was at the heaviest rate of the year as the market held near its all-time high. Volume for the day was esti mated at 7.4 million shares compared with 5.73 million Thursday. The ticker tape ran late repeatedly as profit taking combined ivith switching and reinvestment to cause confusing cross currents Steels were strong as a group when the market advanced in early trading but most of the leaders — except for U.S. Stee which remained ahead about a point—faltered later on. Ford was a standout .performer n a scrambled motor group, advancing well over a point. Sperry Rand sold on a monster block of 396,000 shares, up % at 15%, and held near that price in later dealings. IBM, up about 11 points at one phase of trading, held a gain of 9 points or so late in the day, Control Data, "the junior IBM' which has risen so dramatically this year, was subjected to profii taking and was down about 3 U.S. Smelting spurted 3 points. Gains of about 2 were made by High Voltage Engineering am Vaz-ian Associates. Electronic Specialty gained more than a point. Prices were irregularly higher on the American Stock Exchange, Corporate bonds were mixed U.S. government bonds were mostly unchanged. 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 it.s Alton office. These stocks are selected on the basis of their <ales and ownership in the area. The quotations are yesterday's closing. Issue. Bid. Askrd. Affil. Fund 8.51 9.20 Broad St 1-1.80 16.00 Bullork 14.07 15.42 Capit. Shrs 12.18 13.35 Divid Shrs 3.57 3.92 Fid. Cap 9.48 10.30 Fid. Fund 16.97 18.35 Fid. Tr 15.75 17.12 Fund Inv 10.29 11.28 Keystone K-2 .... 5.46 5.96 Keystone S-4 .... 4.45 4.86 Mass. Tr 15.67 17.09 Mass. Grth 8.64 9.44 Nation W. Sec. .. 23.34 25.25 Not. Inves 16.14 17.45 TCVRV. El 7.72 8.42 Livestock Prices At St. Louis ST. LOUIS (AP) - Eggs and live poultry; Eggs, consumer grades. A large 38-39, A medium 33-34, A small 18-20, B large 32-33, wholesale grades, standard 31-32, unclassified farm run 24-26, checks 18-22. Hens, heavy 15-16, light over 5 Ibs 8-9, under 5 Ibs 6'/2-7%, commercial broilers and fryers 15%-16%. Geiben Funeral In St. Matthew's Funeral services for Mrs. Mildred Geiben, wife of John Gel ben of 2734 Sanford Ave., were conducted at 9 a.m. today in St Matthew's Church. The Rev. Fa ther John Stewart was celebram of the Mass and officiated at com' mittal rites in St. Patrick's Cemetery. Pallbearers were Lee Gary, Silvio Finn, Richard Roberts, Patrick Asaro, Robert Heuer, and Ernest Stolze. WOOD RIVER — Entries in the S classes of the Garden Club an- ual fall flower show Saturday in 10 banquet room of the Lewis- Clark Restaurant, East Alton, are o he delivered between the hours f 8 and 10:15 a.m., Mrs. James Pledge, chairman, has announc- d. All flower growers of the area re eligible to enter any one or .11 divisions of the show, how- 'ver entries will be limited to one n each arrangement class. Exhibitors are required to furn- h their own containers. Speci- nen blossoms are to be display- d in soda bottles. New classifi- aUons will be opened by the how committee for any entries vhich are not covered in the an- lounced classes, Mrs. L. D. Ar:her, president, reports. The point system will be used >y the board of judges, each of vhom is an accredited judge ol District 5 of the National Council .f Garden Clubs. A Sweepstakes trophy will be awarded to the exhibitor accumu- ating the most points in the over- ill show, and trophies will be presented to the winners in the var- ous adult and junior classifica- ions. Certificates for merchandise, such as shrubs, plants, bulbs, fertilizer, etc., from area nurseries will be presented to 'unners-up. Further awards will include: award of distinction, award o; Commission Would Attract New Industry in County WOOD RIVER — Representatives of area chambers of commerce discussed the possibility of establishing an industrial development commission at a meeting in the Wood River Township Chamber office Thursday evening. Purpose of the commission would be not only to attract new industries in the county but to encourage expansion of industries already here, a spokesman said. The group voted to meet again on Oct. 10 at the local chamber office at which time representatives will state views of their respective chambers on the proposed cooperative industrial development project. Present at the meeting were: Alton May, chairman of the Southwestern Planning Commission; Howard Colquitt and Pat Urban of the Collinsville chamber; Elmer Hart, Hartford chamber secretary; Shelton Griffin, co-chairman of the Industrial De- velopment Committee of the Greater Alton Association of Com merce; William Bierbaum, member of the board of directors of the Greater Alton Association o Commerce; C. E. Mathias, Tri Cities Chamber vice president Harland Dowbry, Tri - Citie chamber manager; William Min drup, Edwardsville chambe president; Albert Pauli, Edwardsville Chamber manager; Marvi: Oetken, Bethalto Chamber pres: dent, and Edward Carr, Bethalt Chamber member. C. W. Jabusch and Clarence Dunn, Wood River Township Chamber president and executive secretary, led the discussion. NEW HOURS! Daily 9 A.M. to 3 P.M. Friday 9 A.M.-8 P.M. 5 P.M.-7.-30 P.M. Godfrey State Bank MEMBER F.D.I.C. MONTICELLO PLAZA J & A Springman HAS GAS & ELECTRIC WATER HEATERS Godfrey, III. Ph. Jnii Jl.ll Flower Show Entries Due Saturday Morning to ErtwarcUvltlr; ROXANA - Mr. -and Mrs. Jesse Eidson and children have moved from W. Sixth Street to a honif on the Old j Rnnd. 2 From Edwardsville Admitted to Hospital EDWARDSVILLE — Two area residents were admitted Thurs day to St. Joseph's Hospital Highland, and one patient was discharged. Admitted were: Frank Sanders 124 N. Kansas; Lester Grant, 841 Prickett. Wilbur Mick, 340 South Benton, as discharged. METRO GOLDWYN MAYER and ,WOlf TECHNICOLOR* TKOn AT MWOma M IT MAIL NOW ••Mllln CPM <>Uy 10 ««,. In respect to the memory of W. H. WHITFIELD The Whitfield Agency will be closed all day Friday and Saturday Bunker Hill, Illinois NOW SHOWING inSt.Louis 4318 LINDtlt BLVD. • DIAL It I-2IJO ST. LOUIS 8, MISSOURI Softness Charged NAIROBI — Teachers in Kenya have charged that Peace Corpsmen from the US are 'soft'. Smith— Synonym hi Service EAGER TO SERVE DEDICATED TO PLEASE. 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