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September 20, 1963

Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 6

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l»AUfc SIX ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 1963 The Missouri-Illinois Quarter Horse Association will sponsor a show at River House Farms on Levis Lane just off Rte. 100 on Oct. 13, Jim Evilsizer, publicity chairman for the association, announced today. The show, Evilsizer said, has been approved by the American and Illinois Quarter Horse Associations. Model classes will start at 9 a.m. and continue through noon that day and the regular action events will get under way at 1 of the finest quarter p.m. Several lorses in the midwest are expected here for the events, Evilsizer said. Judges for REMOVE UTILITY SERVICE ' Miller's building supply quarters at 511-19 Belle Street in Alton will be torn down shortly to make way for 6th street extension to come from Piasa to Belle, and Wednesday utilities were removed, Union Electric Co. and Illinois Bell Telephone Co. men work to take away power lines. Classrooms to Open by Next Fall Says Havens WOOD RIVER — The new classroom of the local high school, now under construction, are scheduled for completion by the opening of the school year next fall, Superintendent Dr. Nels Havens, told members of the high school Parent-Teacher Association at the Thursday meeting. A few modifications have been made in the original plans for the structure, and some features of the building have been postponed until a later date to keep the cost within the approved amount, he said. Dr. Havens explained the emergency measures taken in the present building to provide ade- Tot Suffers uries in Auto Mishap WOOD RIVER — A two-year- old youngster suffered minor injuries Thursday when she ran into a stopped automobile in front of her home. Donna Carroll, 2, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Donna Jean Carroll, 328. George'St:,.East Alton, incurred head and chest injuries and was treated and released from Wood River Township hospital at 6:35 p.m. Thursday. In other mishaps: Debra Layton, 4, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. quate classroom space for the current school year, such as temporary partitions erected in the students lounge creating four class rooms, guidance offices moved into the former band storage room and practice rooms, etc. Harold Carr, administrative assistant, spoke on the project of building school spirit, which has been adopted as a major program of the school year. Tickets, which will provide admittance to all football and basketball games at the school, will be offered to the students for the price of $1.75. The per game rate would cost $7, he said. A boys' cheer leading squad is being formed and a boys' cheering section has been organized to further the school spirit program, he said. The school counseling program for students, and the methods of setting up parental-counselor conference were explained by Frank Van Doren and Miss Adelaide Lakin. Mrs. Ruth Watson discussed the student testing program. During the brief business ses sion, Mrs. William Starbucfc. Ralph Layton, Moro, was treated at 5:45 p.m. for a laceration of her right underarm incurred when she fell through a glass storm door at home. Thomas DeGerlia, 16, 120 Barman St., East Alton, was treated and released Thursday at 12:30 p.m. for a puncture wound of the left hand incurred while working with wood carving at home. Raymond Senior NamedBackburn Student Marshal CARLINVILLE—Gary A. Goby, senior from Raymond, was named the new Student Marshal at Blackburn College during the opening convocation ceremonies Thursday. Goby, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert W. Goby, was selected by more than 400 students. He was picked on the basis of academic performance and pai-ticipation in Cffcurricular activities, said Dr. Robert P. Ludlum, president of the college and presiding officer at the all-campus convocation in Clegg Memorial Chapel. The convocation also officially opened the new academic year, which saw enrollment at the college hit a new high of 417 students, according to statistics released by the office of the registrar. Airport Will Build New Fire Station Civic Memorial Airport Authority approved Warren and Van Praag, Inc., of Decatur as architects and engineers on the construction of a new fire house at Civic Memorial Airport, it was president, named Van Doren and Mrs. Miles Lynch as the auditing committee. It was announced that a PTA school of instruction for officer and committees will be held in Jersey ville Monday, and the fal general membership meeting o District 20 at Madison, Oct. 29. A fish fry will be sponsored a: a project of the association Sept 27 and 28 in the Wilshire Cente: parking lot, with Mrs. Casme Zacny as general chairman. Ad vance ticket sales are being con ducted by the membership. Quarter Horse Show Set For River House Farms the show will be New Birth Defect Virus Discovered By JOHN BARBOUR Associated Press Science Writer WARRENTON, Va. (AP) — A trange, symptom-less virus — so common most people have had it by age 30 — may produce more brain damage and mental re ardation in newborns than measles. It has, at least, according to he findings of researchers at Johns Hopkins University where mothers and their babies have jeen tested for the virus, said Dr. Robert Cooke, Johns Hopkins pediatrician. •, The findings came to light in an interview at the two-day White louse conference on mental retardation which ends today. Furthermore, there is good evidence that the virus—once it has nfected an unprotected mother- can invade the baby within her womb and cause brain damage late as the fifth month of p-egnancy, perhaps later. There is also evidence that the virus is active in producing brain damage not only before birth — but for a few months afterwards, Dr. Cooke said. Because it produces no symptoms or signs and can live for seme time in the salivary glands, it is difficult to detect except in the urine of the infected person or in a check for protective antibodies in the blood. The virus is called the cytomegalo-virus — a big cell virus—so-called because it enlarges infected cells. from Osage City, Kan., and have seen approved by the association, Evilsizer added. Fishing Derby Set Saturday At Belk Lake WOOD RIVER — The Wood River Township Jaycees fishing derby will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Belk Park Lake it has been announced. The Jaycees are supplying free bait for the event and will award trophies to those catching the "most" and the "largest" fish. Fishermen however must provide their own tackle. Boys through 15 are eligible to participate in the tournament which will cost 25 cents to enter. Pythian Sisters Plan Rummage Sale WOOD RIVER — Oct. 18 was selected as the date of the fall rummage sale, when Esther Temple Pythian Sisters met Wednesday in the Odd Fellows Hall. Mrs. Everett Cox will serve as chairman of the sale which will be held at 604 Belle St., Alton. Mrs. Bertha Scribener reviewed highlights of the grand temple session in Springfield Sept. 13-14. It was announced the Past Chief's Club will be entertained at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 30 in the Bethalto home of Mrs. William Lashley, with Mrs. Melvin Keilback as co-hostess. PARIS — A French political observer has noted the recent increase in American strength in the Cold war is not due to any move by the US but it rather reflection of a weakened Soviet. Crash Victims 9 Survivors to Get $750,000. SALINAS, Calif. (AP) - Families of Mexican nationals dead as a result of Tuesday's train-bus collision near Salinas will divide at least $750,000 in workmen's compensation, the state reports. The announcement Thursday by Earl Howard general manager of the state compensation insurance fund, came after three more of the farm workers died. The death of Margarito Delgado Tinoco Thursday night brought the toll to 31. Thirty others were injured. The insurance payments are made possible by provisions of the treaty between the American and Mexican governments regulating use of the Mexican hands, or braceros, as they are commonly called. The program is made up completely of funds from employers. East Alton Fellowship Receives Two Gifts EAST ALTON — Gifts of a 90- cup electric coffee maker, and an electric serving table were presented to the Senior Citizens Fellowship at the Tuesday meeting in the youth center oft he First Methodist Church. The coffee maker was a gift of Mr.'and Mrs. Ray Chappell, 603 Clay St., Alton; and the table was presented by Lawrence Hale, a past president. Four new members were enrolled. Magician Performs For Aviation Assn. BETHALTO — The Civic Aviation Assn. Thursday night witnessed a performance from St. Louis magician Harly Day at Club Tara. Day appears at the night club on weekends. Thursday's performance was courtesy of the club. Robert Spillman, vice president of the group, announced that the flying and social club will tour the Venice Power Plant Oct. 17. A Halloween party will be added near the end of Sept., Spillman added. Telegraph Want Ads "CLICK" Q VEEN CANDIDA TES Three Senior girls have been nominated as candidates for homecoming queen at Civic Memorial High School this fall. The student body will vote on the three candidates, selecting one as queen. Coronation will take place at a dance in the school gymnasium Oct. 19. From left are: Linda Klbpmeier, Mary Ann Klein and Jeanne Henkhaus. Phone Call Leads to Arrest Of Illinois Goose Hunter CHICAGO (AP)-William Klapp, a Rockford, 111., hunter who got into trouble when he was called to the phone from a goose blind, has been fined $50 for hunting waterfowl without a migratory bird stamp. "I am never going to go hunting again," Klapp, 36, told Judge Bernard M. Decker Thursday in U.S. District Court, where he pleaded guilty to the charge. Klapp, manager of a restaurant-motel in Rocklord, was accused of borrowing a hunting license and bird stamp from a Lexington, Mo., resident. He registered on Oct. 23, 1962, with three companions for .a blind in the Swan Lake National Wildlife Refuge near Sumnery Mo. An assistant U.S. attorney told the court that Klapp's troubles began when a long distance telephone call came for him at the refuge registration desk. Officials Icund no one by that name registered, but learned the names of his companions. A game warden went to their blind, and after checking names announced the long distance cali for Klapp. "Oh, that's me," a hunter identified as Klapp responded. "Let me see your, license,'""the warden said. Klapp paid a $50 fine in Mis souri for hunting without a registered license and was arrested in Roclcford last week on the federa bird stamp charge. Judge Decker was told that the usual .Missouri fine for the license offense was $100. "Thty already fined him $50,' thii judge said. "I'll fine him $50 and that'll make the $100." "I am supposed to take my va cation next week," Klapp told Judge Decker. "But my wife won't let me go minting." NASSAU — British Naval fore es are reported keeping a shar] watch for Cuban exile raiding parties operating out of the Ba hamas Islands. To Issue Report on Profitmo Scandal LONDON (AP)-The bulky offi- ial report, on Britain's sex and security scandal will be published n full next week. Prime Minister Macmillan decided to release the 60.000-word text after meeting Thursday with his cabinet and Harold Wilson, leader of the Labor party opposition. The publication date was not announced. Be alert today, alive tomorrow. REPORT OF CONDITION OF Alton Banking & Trust Co. of Alton in the State of Illinois at the close of business on September 10, 1963. Published In Response to Call of The Director of Financial Institutions of the State of. Illinois. ASSETS 1. Cash, balances with other banks, and cash items in process of collection ,....$ 2,563,021.31 2. United States' Government obligations ..... $6,538,506.75 3. Obligations of States and political subdivisions 1,161,991.44 4. Other bonds, notes, and debentures 125,181.25 5. Total securities 7,825,679.44 6. Less reserves applicable to items (2), (3), and (4) None 7,825,679.44 6. Loans and discounts (including $17.81 overdrafts) $9,904,139.27 9. Less reserve for bad debts.... 109,824.67 9,794,314.60 10. Bank premises owned $166,530.57, furniture and fixtures 41,013.89 207,544,46 12, Investments and other assets Indirectly representing bank premises or other real estate 10,073.41 14. Other assets (Item 6 of "Other Assets" schedule) 15,294.57 15. TOTAL ASSETS ..$20.415,927.79 LIABILITIES 16. Demand deposits of Individuals, partnerships, and corporations $ 9,116,786.12 17. Time and savings deposits of individuals, part-^ nerships, and corporations 7,741,218.02 18. Deposits of U. S. Government (including postal savings) 182,604.74 19. Deposits of States and political subdivisions.... 741,780.84 20. Deposits of banks • 2 '°S?'?2 21. Certified an*l officers' checks, etc 202,165.17 22. TOTAL DEPOSITS— (Items 16 to 21) $17,986,554.89 (a) Total demand deposits 9,705,661.89 (b) Total time and savings deposits 8,280,893.00 26. Other liabilities (Item 7 of "Other Liabilities" schedule) 666,364.17 27. TOTAL LIABILITIES .$18,652.919.06 CAPITAL ACCOUNTS (a) Common stock, total par value.$500,000.00 $ 500,000.00 29. Surplus 500,000.00 30. Undivided profits 330,008.73 31. Reserves (and retirement account for preferred capital) 433,000.00 32. TOTAL CAPITAL ACCOUNTS $ 1,763,008.73 33. TOTAL LIABILITIES AND CAPITAL njl1Enmm ACCOUNTS $20,415,927.79 I, F. P. Riskorski, Vice President and Cashier of the above- named bank, do solemnly swear that the above statement is true, and that it fully and correctly represents the true state of the several matters herein contained and set forth, to the best Of my knowledge and belief. ^ p RIgKORSKI Correct—Attest: LAWRENCE KELLER JR., W. C. GSCHWEND, C. J. JACOBY, Directors. State of Illinois, County of Madison, ss. Sworn to and subscribed before me this 18th day of Septem(SEAL) VIOLA WELLING, Notary Public. My commission expires 7-3-1965. ' Piston Pact I VICHY — A Fr'ench piston firm j has concluded a past with U.S. | auto builders. Be alert today, alive tomorrow announced following Thursday night. a meeting NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION to vote upon the question of issuing $150,000 Sewer Bonds of the Village of East Alton, Madison County, Illinois. PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that a special election will be held in and for the Village of East Alton, Madison County, Illinois, on the 15th day of October, 1963, at which time there will be submitted to the electors of said Village the following bonds in the amount of $150,000 be issued by the Village of East Alton, Madison County, Illinois, for the purpose of paying part of the cost of constructing improvements and extensions to the existing sewerage system in and for said Village, maturing on January 1 in each of -the years and amounts as follows : $ 5,000 1968 through 1971 10,000 ! 1972 through 1979 50,000 • 1983 said bonds to bear interest, at a rate of not to exceed four and one-half per cent <4Va%) per annum? Said election shall be held in each of the precincts of said Village as heretofore established by ordinance as election precincts for all Village elections and the polling places designated for each precinct shall be as follows: PRECINCT NUMBER 1 - POLLING PLACE: • American Legion Hall, East Alton Avenue, East Alton, For°electors residing within the corporate limits of said Village and in Precinct Number 8 of Wood River Township, Madison County, Illinois. PRECINCT NUMBER Z — POLLING PLACE: Fire House No. 1, Pence Avenue, East Alton, Illinois * Vo,- electors residing within the corporate limits of said Villagfand in Precinct Number 9 of Wood River Townsh.p, Madison County, Illinois. PRECINCT NUMBER 3 - POLLING PLACE. Municipal Garage, Fourth Street and Playground Court, East Alton, Illinois. For electors residing within the corporate limits of said Village and in Precinct Number 10 of Wood River Township, Madison County, Illinois. PRECINCT NUMBER 4 - POLLING PLACL: Community Building, Third Street at Haller Avenue, East Alton, Illinois. For electors residing within the corporate limits of said Village and in Precincts Numbered 11 and 14 of Wood River Township, Madison County, Illinois. PRECINCT NUMBER 5 - POLLING PLACE: Niagara School, Niagara Avenue, East Alton, Illinois. For electors residing within the corporate limits of said Village and in Precinct Number 20 of Wood River Township, Madison County, Illinois. The polls of said election will be opened at 6:00 o clock a.m. in the morning and will be closed at 6:00 o'clock p.m. on the (lay of the election. All persons qualified to vote at a regular Village The authority board had origin ally planned on a $45,000 building lor housing the airport crash truck and fire fighting equipment, and it asked 122,500 in federal fund* for the construction job. The federal government has allotted 116,850 tor the building and the airport authority will have to match <he federal grant, so that a 139,700 building will be construct- ALTON HOME IMPROVEMENT Closing Out FURNITURE DEPT URNITURE BARGAINS UP TO 50°/° DISCOUNT! election are qualified to vote on said question. By Order of the President and Board of Trustees of the Village of East Alton, Madison County, Illinois. DATED this 18th day of September, 1963. C. A. VANPRETER President, Village of East Alton Madison County, Illinois SEAL Attest: LAWRENCE pARR Village Clerk, Village of East Alton, MadiBon County, Illinois. OCTOPUS OUTLETS? YOUR HOME NEEDS FULL HOUSEPOWER Install it now; pay for it on your electric bill. No money down-five years to pay, You'll enjoy electric living at its carefree best. You'll no longer be bothered by ugly octopus outlets and long extension cords; lights that dim and TV pictures that shrink, or blown fuses ... all warnings of Low Housepower. Chances are you've more then doubled the number of electric appliances in your home during the past ten years. Wiring that was adequate then may not carry enough electric power inside your home for all the electric appliances you enjoy today. Ask an electrical contractor to make a Full Housepower rating of your home. It's a good investment to modernize with Full Housepower wiring. You'll get full service and full value from the appliances you have now, the ones you plan to add in the future. 501 NYLON CARPETING BIG SAVINGS $ 6.95 ,* 9X12 NYLON $48.50 13X15-501 NYLON $148.50 12X12-501 NYLON $118.50 14X15-501 NYLON $188.50 15X16-501 NYLON $208.50 V 2-LIVING ROOM DIVANS 10-DANISH MODERN CHAIRS 2-SET WALNUT TABLE & CHAIRS 15-TABLE LAMPS 6-END TABLES 2-COCKTA(L TABLES 2-BEDROOM SUITES ilHIiiiHiilwOT pOOMATEC* ... adds space to every home Now—make your rooms look bigger with Roomates Custom Room Plan furniture by famous Baumritter. 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