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September 13, 1963

Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 16

Alton, Illinois
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Friday, September 13, 1963
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PAGE SIXTEEN ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 1963 DAVID CRANE By Crelg Flessel E, DR. CULVER, -me is A vtKY PERSONAL THING... I WSH TO SPEAK TOfUEEN/i.L6*« ^- ' ' WAT RIGHT HAvE1OJ JO QWA THING ] RIGHT IN THE LIKE THAT, f A WORLD, YOU (WE TO S^ "\ YDUNG M,4N f WLCOX-. I KERRY DRAKE By Alfred Andriola , WHILE VDU WAIT PUT ON ONE OF MY SALESGIRLS' OUTFITS AND MAKE LIKE A CLERK/ IT'LL TAKE TIME TO SET THIS UP.'., OKAY, CHISELER! .FOR ALL THE MARBLES TO ME, SAM,. IT WOULP BE WORTH... THIS/ HWM.'..I DUNNO, TOY FAN.'.. LOANING YOU POUSH.. BEFORE YOU HOOKEP 'BOOTS"PEI?NOLD.. WAS ONE THING/ ..SMUGGLING A MURDER SUSPECT OUTA THE COUNTRY IS SOMETHING FLASH GORDON By Dan Barry YOUR HIGNESS--1 AM FLATTERED! ...TO ADDRESS ME AS RONALDO A LOVELY NAME...RONALDO! BEFORE YOUR BEAUTY S1GNORINA, THE PLACE OF HONOR! BESIDE 1 AM BUT A SLAVE! YOU WOULD HONOR ME... JOHN1VY HAZARD By Frank Robbins MAYBE I AM HAST/, PUT KANE'5 WHOLE MOTIVE FOR MUKPEK 15 USELESS, UNLESS,,, war's RISHT, SNAP ,,,ALL WE'VE SOT 15 A JAZZX MURPER STORX/ ftLL FICTION,,,UNLESS WE CAN PROVE IT/ „„ HE RETURNS TO EA&LE'S CEPT HE'LL HOLE UP HERE ANP WAIT TILL THE FUROR'S PIEP POWN ANP EVERYONE'S CLEAREPOUT,,, UNLESS 5OMEgQPy STIRS HIM TO MORE IMPETUOUS ACTION, VAH?'ANPBIRGITHAS NOT ONLY THE BRAINS OF COURSE, HE'S GOT TO GO PACK AFTER THAT NEST BS&,,,,AN7 IF WE COULP NAB HIM. REU-HANITEP - THE SMITH FAMILY By Mr. and Mrs. George Smith \ e => SIR BAGBY By R. and B. Hackney 7l GVsIT UNDERSTAND* f THI5 EGYPTIAN'S I LANGUAGE. V^ THERE'S NO SENSE IN ALL OF US WATCHIN8 IT, WELL, WHAT DO YOU THINK? I THINK HE OUGHT TO WATCH HIS LANGUAGE. PARDON ME, SIR, BUT WHERE ARE WES 7 PROFESSOR PHUMBLE By Bill Yates IWASTHINKING/ I WAS THINKING/ (CHUCKLE.') HOW COULD YOU TELL./ THORNTON MY HEAD WAS TALK/NSTO ITSELF' DONALD DUCK you said ft! • ..but why? W.H Uliniy IW^Mocf Wuld IllfW K«w»i "HENCHMAN" ... a form in use for many cenfuries in England, believed to be of Anglo Saxon origin. Today the word is generally associated with a crony or close companion, or a member of a mob; but originally it referred to a stable hand or groom, coming from the word MNGST (horse} •^i;^.;^-;;^^ I "tell Me By A. LEOKUM Why Can't We Hear an Echo Everywhere? Win The 15-Volume Britannica Junior 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: Christine Cochran, 11, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. BIG BEN BOLT By John Cullen Murphy 7KUtH,teM-NOT SO SLICK COME ON IN, . HOW to rr GO AT SCHOOL. 10PAY? S66MS t DON'T EXACTLY FIT If) WITH THEM BOYS AND 6IRLS. LtcASTWAYS THEY SIVB MB NO CALL T'THINKTHEY WANT T'BB /MY FRIENDS. KIDS CAN K PRETTY ROU0H ON EACH OTHER, ANPY. THE OILV WAYTO WIN THEM IS TO EARNTHEI* RESPECT. ANY IDEAS ON HOW it? ACCOMPLISH THAT ?^ PONT, BEN- Pl/TI'M FIXIM' T' PINP OUT. A LITTLE EVE By Jolita Let's imagine that you could) hear an echo everytime you shouted or a loud noise was made! Pretty soon you'd find it very annoying. Even though we sometimes find it great fun to produce an echo, we're probably lucky that it takes special conditions to make one. Let's see what those conditions are. We start with sound. Sound travels in waves much | like ripples made by a pebble thrown into the water. Sound waves go out in all directions from the source of the sound. When a sound wave meets an obstacle, it may bounce back, or be "reflected". When a sound wave is reflected it is heanl as an echo. So an echo by simply sound that is repeated by reflection. Now sound waves come against all kinds of obstacles, whatever is in their path. Some of these obstacles don't reflect the waves, they absor them. When the sound is ab sorbed, there is no echo Smooth, regular surfaces, sue as a wall, a cliff, the side of house, or a vaulted,roof, bounc sound waves back and are th best for producing edboes. If a sound is reflected by on such obstacle, only one echo i heard. This is called a "simp) echo may be repeated man by two or more obstacles, tb echo may be repeated manj .times. This is known as a i "compound echo" or "rever iberation". An unusual exampl of a compound echo was founc in a certain old palace in Milan Italy. A pistol was fired in th palace and the report was re peated more than 50 times! Caves and underground tun nels are very good places fo echoes. Did you know that even clouds reflect sounds? As i matter of fact, when you hea thunder rumbling what you ari hearing is the many reflection by clouds of the sharp sounc caused by the lightning flash. In public buildings echoes ca be a nuisance. So special build ing materials have been de veloped which absorb sounds and heavy draperies are often used to absorb the sound tha would be reflected from ban walls or ceilings. * * * » FUN TIME The Chuckle Box Caller: Do you go to school my little man? Jimmy: Na\v, I'm sent, « * * * Bill: My doctor says I can' play golf Jack: So he's played with you too? * » * * THE TRICK BOX Here's an interesting thing about the number 9. Take any number of several digits. (Let's say 9751.) Now reverse it (1579) Subtract the smaller figure from the larger figure and the answer will always be divisible by 9! * * * * Answer to yesterday's Cross Word Puzzle. ACROSS: 1 Chair 5. Toes 6. Ran 7. No 8. At 9. Pet 10. Seas 11. Treat. DOWN: 1. Coat 2. Hen 3. As 4. Riots 5. Trait 7. Neat 9. Pea 10. SE. Win the Britannica World Atlas or Yearbook of Events. Send your riddles, jokes to: Riddles, Jokes, "Tell Me Why!" Today's winner la: Holly Hofi'ine, Los Angeles, Calif. Test your knowledge of the news with the Weekly Neivs Quiz... every Tuesday in the Telegraph! RIVETS By George Sixta IF YOU DONT HAVE AN INFERIORITY COMPLEX YOU CAN THE BERRYS By Carl Grubert GO ON, JIMMIE READ " YOU HEAR THAT, JILL, SOME MORE FOR DADDY/ , SMART. EH ? A B 'CD E F G.....J Si HENRY By Carl Anderson YOUNG PEOPLES DEBATIMG- CLJJB TRUDY 0 Klnj. friiurei Imdlalt. Inc.. l!Mi. WurlJ cijiK»;t«,vt.!. CROSSWORD • • • By Eugene Sbeffer "Take your foot off the scale, Ted!" *' True Life Adventures )SH FL.BS INTO THE ©HAU-OW© TO (Z IS" 7,1 24 Z8 44 3Z 13 75" 17 18 47 SO to 2to It HORIZONTAL 1, twitching 4, grates 9. rabble 12. turn 13. maxim 14. eggs 15. associate 17. comforts 19. droops 20. French writer 21. tremble 23. cultivate, as land 24. theater box 25. flock 26. note in scale 28. be indebted 20. healed 30. pinnacle 31, pronoun 32. obligation* 33, walking stick 84. on th* sheltered' side 85. animal's teeth 86. whirls 39.scorch 40. Rica 41. secures 44. upper limb 45. direction 47. corded fabric 48. thing (law) 49. fragment 60. yes VERTICAL 1, faucet 2, actress: • Luplno S. bouquet 4. align 5. hatcheta 6. title 7. Italian river 8. smudged 9. greatest amount Answer to yesterday's puzzle. 10. 11. 16. 18. 30. 21. 22. 23. 25. AvMSI* Um. .1 tola lion: }« i (0 1WS, Kinjr VMtures Syud., Jnc.) CRYPTOqUIPft 9-/S above foundation accept military unit accumu* lates mentally dull English general talent six-sided solids yearn monkeys basement! leather factory javelin vehicle melted deface 1 bore doctrine* moderate pelt born health resort exclamation EUU AOYT BDT AODBCYOM WSJIUPB JSDSWDOI OMMPDOTJB. Yesterday'* Cryptoquip; HAPPY NEW HOUSEHOLDER WEEDS UNRULY OLD LAWN. 4,

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