Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on August 28, 1972 · Page 12
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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 12

Alton, Illinois
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Monday, August 28, 1972
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A-12 Alton Evening Telegraph Monday August 28,1972 Todd brothers Identical triplets star in reruns on television Ogilvie launches campaign swing SAN DIEOO, Calif. (AP) In the oahyon hideaway behind their home, the Todd boys romp and tussle like other 5-year-olds. The sky is dear. The birds arc chirping. On television, the blond Identical triplets are starring in reruns. A bit of grandmotherly intervention helped put Michael, Daniel and Joseph Todd in show business when they were ttvo months old. But it took no prodding for the Todds to deride to live as far from Hollywood as possible. "The living is pood here for the boys." says their mother, Lynn Todd. l.ynn and Edward Todd met while they wore attending the University of Southern California. She grew up in the Hollywood Hills, with the stereotyped "movie brat" etched in memory. "A lot of those kids are really something," Mrs. Todd * * * * TV LOG KTVI (ABC) 2, KMOX (CBS) 4, KSI) (NBC, 5, KETC 9, KPLR 11, KDNL M MONDAY EVENING «:00-2 Petticoat Junction 4 5 Newt. 9 You! 11 Norman Rockwell's 30 Father Knows Best 6:30-2 To Tell The Truth 4 Green Acres 5 Wild Kingdom 9 Origami 11 Dragnet 30 I Dream of Jeannie 6:50-9 Two-Way TV 6:55-11 News 7:Oft—2 SPECIAL: Summer Olympics 4 Gunsmoke 5 Baseball Pre-Game Show 9 Opera 11 Movie 30 Man from U.N.C.L.E. 7:15—5 SPECIAL: White Sox vs. Red Sox 8:00—4 Here's Lucy 9 Overview 30 Movie (C) 8:30—4 Jioris Day 9 Book Beat 9:00—4 Cade's County 9 Right to Privacy 11 Perry Mason 9:30—9 When Church was Young 8:55-11 News 10:00-2 4 5 News 11 Porter Wagoner 30 Rifleman 10.30—2 Movie 4 Movie (C) 5 Johnny Carson 9 Nine to Get Ready 11 Virginian 30 M-ivie 11:00-9 Pulse 12.00—5 News 11 Saint l:i:15-2 Movie 5 Insight 12:30—4 Movie (C) 12:45—5 Weather 1:0(1-11 News/Religion 1:50-2 News/Religion 2:15—4 Movie 3:55—4 News recalls. Although neither parent had Riven a thought to it. Mrs. Todd's mother answered a studio advertisement asking for newborn twins. The three Todd boys filled the bill even better. The blond babies were instant hit« in the "Gun- smoke" episode in which the widow of a desperado gives birth to triplets but dies in childbirth. Residents of the town reject the babies, who finally are adopted by a woman with in children of her own. The "Gunsmoke" program was reissued six times and is a tradition at Christmas. Soon the studio was sending a limousine with a chauffeur and a nursemaid for the youngsters, who were being paid $1.300 each per week. Among the TV jobs that followed were episodes in ''Dragnet 1 ' and "Corner * * * * 4 PS4 fi:.i!>—2 Farm Report 6:45—2 Lone Ranger 7:00—4 CBS News 5 Today 7:15-2 Fury 7:30-30 Little Rascals 7:45—2 Cartoon Carnival 8:00—4 Capt. Kangaroo 11 News 30 Mr. Patches/BulI- winkle 8:15—2 Romper Room 11 Cartoons 8:30—11 News Zoo Revue 30 Spnedracer 9:00—30 Movie (BW) 4 Lucy Show 5 Dinah's Place 11 Jack LaLanne 30 Flying Nun 9:30-4 Beverly Hillbillies 5 Concentration 11 Not for Women Only 30 Financial Report 10:OP-4 Family Affair 5 Sale of Century 11 Galloping Gourmet 10:30-4 Love of Life 5 Hollywood Squares 11 Bewitched 10:50—2 Lucille Rivers 11:00—2 Passward 4 Where the Heart Is 5 Jeopardy 11 Suspense Theatre 11:25—4 News 11:30—2 Split Second 4 Search for Tomorrow 5 Who, What or Where Game Noon-2 All My Children 4 Green Acres 11 Cartoons T?:30-2 Let's Make a Deal 4 As the World Turns 11 Three on a Match 1:00—2 Newlywed Game 4 Love is a many Splen- dorcd Thing 5 Days of Our Lives 11 Movie (BW) 1:30—2 Dating Game 4 Guiding Light 5 Doctors 2:00—2 General Hospital 4 Secret Storm 5 Another World One Life to Live Kdge of Night Return to Peyton Tuesday August 29 5:4&—4 Religion/News 6:00—4 Summer Semester 6:30—2 Thought for Today 2:30-2 4 5 Place 3:00—2 Movie 4 My Three Sons 5 Merv Griffin 11 Somerset 30 Mr. Patches 3:15—9 Cartoon Instruction 3:30—4 Mike Douglas 9 Designing Women 11 Flintstones 30 Spcedracer •1:00—9 Mister Rogers Pyle." Todd. who is a business sen-ices salesman for Int e r n a t i o n a 1 Telephone & Telegraph Corp., moved his family to Oakland but Hollywood tracked them down to use the boys in the television series "My Three Sons." An airplane flew them regularly to a mobile home in Studio City. "This was taking us away from home for weeks at a time," Mrs. Todd said. "It began to be a trial for us all." In San Diego, where her husband transferred to work, Mrs. Todd says they've found the perfect escape, although the boys still are listed with the Screen Actors' Guild and pay an agent. They look forward to weekends at the beach or in the mountains in their camper. "We'll iit;ver, never move back," Lynn Todd says. * * * * 11 Flipper 30 Lost in Space 4:30—5—Truth or Consequences 9 Electric: Company 11 GlWgan's Island 5:00-2 4 5 News 9 Sesame Street 11 Leave it to Beaver 30 iitar Trek 5:30—2 Hogan's Heroes 4 5 News 11 I Love Lucy 5:55—11 News TUESDAY EVENING 6:00—2 Petticoat Junction 4 5 News 9 Ja German 11 Andy Grfflth 30 Father Knows Best 6:30—2 SPECIAL: Summer Olympics 4 John Byner Hour 5 Ponderosa 9 Typing 11 Dragnet 30 I Dream of Jeannie 6:55—11 News 7:00-9 Net Festival 11 Movie (BW) 30 Girl from U.N.C.L.E. 7:30—4 Hawaii Five-0 5 NBC News Special 8:00—30 Movie (BW) 8:30—4 Cannon 5 SPECIAL: Star Spangled Boots 9:00—9 Why You Smoke 11 Perry Mason 9:30—4 Golddigers 5 Bill Cosby 9 Insight 9:55-11 News 10:00-2 4 5 News 9 Yoga and You 11 Wilburn Brothers 30 Rifleman 10:30—2 4 Movie 5 Johnny Carson 9 Course of Our Times 11 The Virginian 30 Movie (BW) 11:00-9 Two-Way TV 11:05—9 Choral Group 12:00—S News 11 Samt 12:15—5 Black Experience 12:20—2 Movie (BW) l'J:30—4 Movie 12:45—5 Weather 1:00—11 News/Religion 1:55—2 News/Religion 2:05—4 Movie 3:25-4 News 3:-15—4 Movie 5:30—4 Religion The Telegraph cannot always publish last - minute changes made by the television stations. MONDAY MOVIES 7:00—11 — "Return of the Rad Men" (1948) Randolph Scott, Robert Ryan 8:00-;JO - "The Miracle of Fatima" (1952) (C) Gilbert Roland 10:30-.' - "F.dg'j of the City (1957) Sidney 1'oitier •I — "The Sleeping Car Murder" (19U;) Sinione Signoret 30 - "Royal Wedding" (1951) Fred 12:15—2 — "Woman and the Hunter" (1957) Ann Sheridan 12.30-4 — "To Chase a Mi'lion" (196H) (Cj Ridiaid Bradford 2:15-4 — "Surrender" (I960) Vera Ralston, Jol)n CaJ'roll 4:50_4 - "The Return of Jesse James" (1950) John Ireland TUESDAY MOVIES 9:00-2 - "All About Kv,'?' (1950) (B\V) B?i;te Davis, Anne 1:00-11 - "The Beat Generation" (1959> (BW) Steve Cochran 3:00-2 - "American Guerrilla in the Philip- pncs" (1950) Tyrone Power, Tom Kwell 7:00-11 _ -wake Island" (19-42) (BW) lirian Donlevy, Robert Preston 8:00—HO - -30" (1950) (I5W) Jack Webb, William Conrad 10:30-2- ••Rhino! (1%4) Hurry Guardino. Robert Culp 1 - "Black Noon" (1071) Roy Thinnes, L\ n l.oring " 30 - "Please Belie a; Mi" (1950) (BW) Ddjora Kerr, Robert V. alkrr 12:20-:? - ••Uncle Harry' (1954) (BW) (Jcorge Sanders 12:30—4 - "Rancho Notorious" (1952) Mar- leii'j Dietrich 2:03-1 - "Passage West" (1951) John Payne 3:45-4 - "Tropic Zone" (1U")3) Rhonda Flc-m- U. S. aid is sought CHICAGO (AP) — Sen. Charles 11. Percy and Rep. Roman C. Pucinski, D-I11., have asked federal help for Chicago area homeowners and businessmen hit by flood damage. PiK'inski and Percy toured the .stricken area in DuPage County Sunday and met with community officials. Pucinski wired the Western White 11 o use, asking President Nixon to declare the area a national disaster area. Percy said he has asked the Small Business Administration to set up an emergency office to enabk* residents to find out what federal aid is available quickly. Pucinski seeks the senate seat now held by Percy. flooding Salt Creek crested in Klmliurst Sunday night, nearly 48 hours after Friday's torrential rains that left thousands uf homes flooded and six major highway sections closed lu traffic. Nearly 7 inches of rain and daiiKi^ini; winds lashed the- area. By MICHAEL ROBINSON PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — Republican Gov. Richard B. Ogilvie is set to start from Padticah today on a week-long motorized campaign swing through Southern Illinois. Daniel .1. Walker, Ogilvie's Democratic rival, also plans to focus his "people-to- people" campaign on the region later in the week as the two men intensify their battle for the state's top executive post. Ogilvie, who is kicking off a three-week tour of the state by camper truck, stops first in Metropolis for breakfast and hand-shaking. The governor then heads north, with plans to campaign at a number of points along the road to Mount Vernon, where he will spend the night. Both Ogiivie and Walker are scheduled to be in DuQuoin Wednesday at the Hambletonian, the world series of harness racing. From there, Ogilvie pushes north to Belleville and Walker moves to Cairo and Metropolis. Other Walker campaign stops are set for Lawrenc e v i 11 e , New Hebron, Robinson, Annapolis, Greenup, Charleston and Carbondale. Walker had been scheduled to make a joint appearance with R. Sargent Shriver at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale Thursday. But Sunday, the Democratic nominee for vice president canceled, saying he had to attend strategy conferences with Sen. George S. McGovern. FRANKLIN UNION • FREE DELIVERY • FREE SERVICE • PRICE GUARANTEE INCLUDED • WE DO OUR OWN FINANCING »• . i on floor samples and discontinued models of furniture, appliances, accessories, lamps, television and stereo sets. OVER 2000 ITEMS ON DISPLAY AND TAGGED WITH OUR EVERYDAY LOW PRICES ... YOUR DISCOUNT WILL BE DEDUCTED FROM THIS TAG PRICE OFF ON ALL FURNITURE • living rooms • chairs • lamps • dining rooms • dinettes • bedrooms • bunk beds • bedding • recliners • tables plus many more PLUS SIMILAR REDUCTIONS ON NAME APPLIANCES HURRY IN FOR FIRST CHOICE AND BEST SELECTION REMEMBER SAVINGS WEEK AUG. 28 THRU SEPT. 2 OPEN MONDAY THRU SATURDAY 9:30 A.M.-9:30 P.M. FRANKLIN UNION. . .300 EAST BROADWAY, ALTON, ILL.

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