B»6 Alton Evening Telegraph Monday, August 28, 1972 Wood A former Alton High School dean of boys, Dinsmore Wood, died at 7:05 p.m. Sunday. He was assistant principal and dean of boys from 1023 to 1842 at Alton High, principal of Edwardsville High School from 1M2 to 1M« anl principal of Kewanee High School and superintendent of Kewanee Schools from 1946 to 1967 when he retired. He was born in Lawrence, Kan., July 27, 1902, and married the former Miss Myra Caldwell. He was vestryman at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Alton and St. Andrews Episcopal Church in Edwardsville and senior warden and vestryman at St. John's Episcopal Church in Kewanee. He was in the Kiwanis Club in Edwardsvillc and Kewanee. He was also a member of Delta Epsilon and the Illinois and American Associations of School Administrators. He was Director of the Kewanes Organization for Retarded Children which has been named as a memorial. Besides his wife, he is survived by one daughter, Mrs. D. C. Ellis of De$ Moines, Iowa; one son, Sanborn of Columbus, Ohio; two sisters, Mrs. Merl Trowbridge of Lansing, Mich., and Mrs. Robert MacFarland of Grand Rapids, Mich., and five grandchildren. Funeral services will be in St. Paul's Church Wednesday at 1 p.m. Visitation will be at Quinn and Son Funeral Home from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Burial wiH be in Alton City Cemetery. St. Paul's Church and St. John's Church have also been named memorials. Wallace William L. Wallace, 87, of 320 Dooley Drive, died at 5:55 p.m. Saturday at Elder Care Nursing Home after an illness of two years. Mr. Wallace worked in the Wood Box Department of Owens-Illinois for 26 years until his retirement in 1944. He was born July 13, 1885 in Bismark, Mo., and married the former Miss Anna Townsley in Des Loge, Mo., on Sept. 15, 1915. He was a member of Jameson Baptist Church and the Retirees Club at Owens. Beside his wife, he is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Jesse Terpening of Las Vegas, Nev., Mrs. William Walker of Alton and Mrs. George Gilbert, Jr. of Jersey ville; four sons, Homer of Florida, Edward and Leonard of East Alton and Roy Benham of Bunker Hill; one sister, Mrs. Cora Marler of St. Louis; 17 grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Streeper Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 1 pm. Tuesday at the funeral home, and burial will be in Valhrlla Memorial Park. Reeves Paul Reeves, 74, of 605 California St., Rosewood Heights, died at 12:30 p.m. Sunday ir. Eldorado, he had been ill for two years- He was a machinist at Shell Oil Refinery for 30 years. He was born in Broughton, July 16, 1898 and was married to the former Miss Louella Lozier July 1, 1922. He retired in 1958 when he moved to McLeansboro and then moved to Rosewood Heights in 1970. He was a member of the McLeansboro Baptist Church. Beside his wife, he is survived by one son, Lowell, of Rosewood Heights, one sister, Eva, of Broughton; and two grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Rogers Funeral Home in Eldorado with the pastor of the McLeansboro Baptist Church presiding Moody Obituaries Fosterburg and Miss Joyce Moody, a missionary ' in Assam, India; three sisters, Mrs. Ethel Hays of Jcr- seyville, Mrs. Clara Buckholtz of Lake Tanahoskee, Fla. and Mrs. Helen Stevenson of Augusta, Ga.; and II grandchildren. Friends may call after fl:SO p.m. today at Smith Funeral Home. Services will be conducted hy the Rev. Norman Jameson at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Fosterburg cemetery. Fulmer Harvey "Dick" Fulmer, 45, of Hamburg died Aug. 25 in Carroll! on after an auto accident, He was horn in Pike County .Tan. 22,1927. In addition to his wife, the former Miss Doris Smith of Hamburg, he is survived by his mother, Mrs. George Fulmer; two daughters, Victoria Eickmeyer of Hardin and Brenda Grovcr at home; two sons, Tom Fulmer of Hamburga nd Dan-ell Smith of Alton; one brother, Wesley of Pearl; and three sisters, Mrs. Marguerite Zipprick of Kampsville, Mrs. Mary Ann Mumford and Mrs. Edith Rogers, both of Canada; Friends may call after •; p.m. Monday at Hanks Funeral Home, Hardin. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home and burial will be in Hamburg Cemetery. There will be graveside American Legion services. past 30 years, he was bom Jan. 25, 1915, at Edwardsville, a son of Mrs. Ann<a Scheibe Ashauer of Collinsville and the late Henry Ashauer. He was married April 19, 1941, to Dorothy Sollmeler. who survives, together with two daughters, Mrs. Earl Hauschild of Edwardsville and Mrs. Eugene ,1. Bagaglio of Buffalo Grove, 111. There arc two surviving grandchildren. Alto surviving are four brothers and a sister: Henry Ashauer of Grantie City; Carl Ashauer of Carpenter; Andrew Aslnuer of IUe. 1, Worden; Wilbert Ashauer and Mrs. Mike Urban, both of Edwardsville. He was a member of Zioti Lutheran Church of Carpenter, where funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday by Rev. Daniel Schmalz, pastor. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. today until 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Weber Funeral Home. Ashford Geers EDWARDSVILLE—Udell J. Geers, 59, of Tuscon, Ariz., formerly of Dallas, Texas, and Edwardsville, died at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Tucson Medical Center. A store manager for the Woolworth Co. for 41 years, he had been retired since Dec. 31,1971. Born Oct. 18, 1912 at Edwardsville, a son of Mrs. Amanda Geers of Edwardsville and the late Charles J. Geers, he was married Aug. 19, 1034 to Faye Tiley, who survives. Also surviving is a sister, Mrs. Lester Mansfield of Alton. He was a member of the White Rock Methodist Church of Dallas, Texas. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. today at the Lesley Marks Funeral Home where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday by Rev. Walter Krebs, pastor of the Evangelical United Church of Christ of Alton. Burial will be in Valley View Cemetery. Grain Louis V. Grain, 53, of Raleigh, N.C., a former Alton resident, died Saturday at noon. He is survived by his widow, Ann; his mother, Mrs. Bertha Grain of Alton; two daughters, Debbie and Lou Ann at. home; one son, Anthony at home; three brothers, Walter and William of Alton and Robert of Bay Town, Tex; two sisters, Mrs. Virginia Movers of Willow Springs, Mo., and Mrs. Ruth Rimar of Mt. Olive. Funeral sen-ices were today in Raleigh. Kraut CARROLLTON-Marian Lucille Ashford, 55, of 218 Highland in Carrollton died at 11:40 p.m. at Boyd Memorial Hospital. She had been ill for three weeks. She was a dental assistant for Dr. M. D. Vedder and a secretary for the Soil Conservation Service. She was born in Greenfield Feb. 17, 1917 and a member of First Baptist Church in Carrollton. She is survived by her mother, Mrs. Mina Cameron Ashford; two brothers, Carroll of Greenfield and Dale of Carrollton; and one sister, Mrs. Lorene Perry of Beardstown. Friends may call after 2 p.m. today and the family will meet friends from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. today yat Hires Funeral Home. The body will be moved to First Baptist Church at noon Tuesday. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday with the Rev. J. Ii. Heikes presiding. Burial will be in Carrollton City Cemetery. Schoenleber EDWARDSVILLE — Mrs. Amanda H. Schoenleber, 69, of Rte. 2, Edwardsville, died at 7:15 p.m. Sunday at her residence. Born Feb. 4, 1903 at Carpenter, a daughter of the late Frederick and Marie Knackstedt Stahlhut, she was married June 11, 1924 to Alfred J. Schoenleber, who died Sept. 12,1971. Two sons and a daughter survive: Delmar A., Lamoine P. and Mrs, Ted Ketcham, all of Edwardsville. There are 10 surviving grandchildren and four great - grandchildren. Also surviving is a sister, Mrs. Roy Mueller of Edwardsville. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and the Ladies Aid Society and Sewing Circle of the church. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Tuesday until 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Weber Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday from Trinity Lutheran Church by Rev. A. H. Herpolsheimer, pastor, with burial to be in Z i o n Lutheran Church cemetery at Carpenter. Dwight L. Moody, 73, of Rte. 5, Godfrey died at 7:45 p.m. Saturday. He lived in the area since 1925. He was a painter and member of Painters, Decorators and Paper Hangers Local 471. He was also a member of First Baptist Church in Alton. He was born in Petersburg and married the former Miss Christine Wiley April 16, 1925 in Memphis, Tenn. Besides his widow, he is survived by three daughters, Mrs. <'al-m (Virginia) Ennis of A!i >n, Mrs. Windell ( P a u ! 11' t ) Sd&fcwer oi BATCHTOWN — Carlyle Fredrich Kraut, 74, of Batchtown died Aug. 24 at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis. He was born Dec. 31, 1897 in Calhoun county. Beside his wife, the former Miss Lillian Wilson, he is survived by one foster daughter, Mrs. Helen Purcell of Kirkwood. Mo.; two brothers. Curtis of Hardin and Elmer of Florida; six sisters. Mrs. Freda Schleeper, Mrs. V'elma Capenter and Mr*. Lenora Ringhausen, all of Hardin, and Mrs. Valeria Peters, Mrs. Sophia Schulze and Mrs. Corinne Berry all of Batchtown; and four grandchildren. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. today at Hanks Funeral Home in Brussels. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Zion Lutheran Church in Batchtown with the Rev. Ronald Hilmer presiding, and burial will be in Wilson Cemetery- Sevier worked for C.I.P.S., the City of Brussels water department, the Alton Telegraph and a Calhoun newspaper. She was born in Deerplain Feb. 3, 1900. Besides her husband Bill, she is survived by one daughter, Ruth Bowles of Richmond, Va.; one son, William Jr. of Hardin: six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral services will be at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Brussels 10 a.m. Thursday with the Rev. Louis Rchlnngen presiding. Visitation will be after 7 p.m. Tuesday at Hanks Funeral Home in Brussels. Rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Wednesday and burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery. Broyld A former Alton resident, Conyers Broyled, 42, of Rochester, N.Y., died at fi a.m. today in Nashville, Tenn. He had been hospitalized two months after an auto accident. He was born in Jackson, Tcnn., Nov. 22, 1929 and lived in Alton 14 years. He is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Leora Cole and Mrs. Liiillie Steele both of Alton. Dorworth William Earl Dorworth, 75, a former area resident, died Thursday in California. He was born in Batchtown Sept. 6, 1896, and married the former Miss Vera Gilbert Oct. 13,1919 in Alton. Besides his wife, he is survived by two dacghters, Mrs. Ken (Frances) Baker of California and Mrs. James (Doris) Cannon of Alton; one brother, two sisters; two grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Funeral services were held in California. Ceisler SHIPMAN - Lester C. Geisler Jr., 43, of Shipman died today at 7:20 a.m. at St. Luke's Hospital in St. Louis. He was a mechanic for the Southwestern School District and formerly worked for R a t h g e b Brothers in Brighton. lie was born in Jersey County Oct. 25, 1928 and married the former Miss Jessie Bock Aug. 30,1947. Besides his wife, he is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lester Geisler Sr.; four daughters, Mrs. Steve Trochuck of Shipman,. .Mrs. James Clendenny of Jerseyville, Mrs. Dan Kelly of New Mexico and Mrs. George Puskar of Medora; , one brother, Warren Geisler of Brighton; two sisters, Mrs. John Gotter of Brighton and Mrs. Otto Nurnberger of Jerseyville and five grandchildren. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Tuesday at Warner Funeral Home in Brighton. Funeral services will be Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home, and burial will be in Valhalla Memorial Park. Stock splits may reach all-time high By JOHN DORFMAN NEW YORK (AP) — The number of companies splitting their stock may reach an all- time high this year with an unintended assist from the Nixon administration, whose controls on dividends are acting to encourage splits. A split is an action taken by a company to increase its number of outstanding shares, at the same time decreasing the value of each individual share. The usual reason is to bring the stock into a more attractive price range. If John Jones owns 100 shares of X Corp., worth $100 each, and X Corp., declares a 2-for-l split, Jones gives up his old shares and gets 200 new ones in return. According to market economics each of Jone's new shares would be worth $50, so he has the same $10,01)0 investment he started out with. In fact, however, it often happens that the value of the shares increases a bit, as new investors are attracted to the stock to its lower price. If the price rises to $51 a share, Jones has a $200 profit. The stock split, in effect, can function like a dividend, giving Jones a little extra return for his money. As part of Phase 2, the administration has maintained a 4 per cent annual limit on increases in dividends, but it has not regulated splits. "By virtue of the freeze on dividends, some companies have been splitting their stock as an alternative way of doing something for their shareholders," said Merle Wick, vce president for listing at the New York Stock Exchange. So far this year, the NYSE has logged 111 splits, compared with 66 last year. At the American Stock Exchange, there have been V3 splits so far this year, identical to the total for all of 1971. The record Amex year was 1968, with 93 splits. Poets take JERSEYVILLE - William F. Sevier, 75, of Hamburg died Aug. 27 in Jersey Community Hospital. He was born Feb. 7, 1897 in Calhoun County. Beside his widow, the former Miss lone Krader, he Ls survived by one daughter, -Mrs. I.eta Schwallenstecker of Hamburg, three sons, William of Hamburg, Howard of Cottage Hills and Fred of Alton: two brothers, Albert of Hamburg and Charles of Kampsville; five grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Visitation will be after 5 p.m. Tuesday at Hanks Funeral Home in Hardin. Ben I.uudermilk will preside at serviivs at the Indian Creek Church of Christ and burial will be in Indian Creek Cemetery. Masonic rights will be 8 p.m. Tuesday, and there will be graveside military services. STREEPER Funeral Home 1620 WASHINGTON to phones PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Beginning next month, a poem will only be a telephone call away here. Thirty poets, some well known, some aspiring, will record two minute readings of their own verses which will •be available to telephone callers. The program, called "Tele- poem" by its inventors, the Phiadelphia Museum of Art and a YMCA poetry group, aims to bring "poetry to the people." David Katzive, of the Museum's education division, said the telephone is "particularly appropriate" for poetry and will, "through its own electronic qualities, add its own flavor to the sound of the poem." The program will feature a different poet each day. ALTON DWIGHT L. MOODY Visitation 6:30 pm today. Funeral 11 am Tuesday at the funeral home. Read Telegraph Want Ads Daily! Alton, Wood River, Bethulto Ashauer EDUAHDSV1LLK — Erwin F. Ashauer, 57, of Rte. 2, Carpenter, died at 8:04 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph's Hospital'. Highland. An engineer employed at Granite City Steel Co. the Horman BRUSSELS - Mrs. (lolda Gertrude Horman, 72. of Brussels died at home Aug. 27 S!. was a telephone opi-raiu! lor 12 years and also FUNERAL DIRECTORS rO. Carson Quinu Carson J. 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ANNOUNCEMENT* ANNOUNCEMENTS Legal 1 egal 4948—Aug. 21, 28. 1972 ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS LIBERTY STREET RELIEF SEWER CITY OF ALTON. ILLINOIS Separate sealed bids for the construction of Relief Sewer in the City of Alton, Illinois will be received by the Mayor and the City Council of the City of Alton, at the Office of the City Clerk. City Hall, 101 E. Third Street, Alton, Illinois, until 2:00 p.m. C.D.T., September 7, 1972, and then publicly opened and read .loud. The Information for Bidders, iMans. and Specifications, may be examined and obtained at the Office of Department of Public Works and Buildings, City Hall, Alton, Illinois. The owner reserves the right to waive any Informalities or to reject any or all bids. No bidder may withdraw his bid within sixty (60) days after the actual date of the opening thereof. By Order of the Mayor and City Council of the City of Alton, Illinois. LEGAL 4954 — Aug. 21, 28 NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS Sealed proposals for the Improvement of the thoroughfare described herein will be received at the office of the Village Clerk, Village Hall, Brighton, Illinois, until 7:00 P.M., C.D.T on September 5, 1972, and at that time publicly opened and read. The proposed Improvement is officially known as Margaret Street Improvement, and Is located in Section 18, Brighton Township, Illinois and begins at Station 0 + 70 on Margaret Street and extends Northward to Station 2 + 00, a total distance of 130 feet, of which 130 feet (0.02462 miles) are to be Improved. The proposed improvement consists of Special Excavation, Aggregate Base Course, Bituminous Concrete Surface Course, Combination Curb and Gutter Removal and Replacement. Plans and proposal forms may be Obtained from the Village Water Department, Village Hall, Brighton, Illinois upon deposit of $10.00 which will be refunded on return of plans and documents within five days of the bid opening. AH proposals must be accompanied by a bank cashier's check, bank draft, or certified check for not less than ten (10) per cent of the amount of the bid, or as provided In Article 102.09 of the "Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction", prepared by the Department of Public Works and Buildings of the State of Illinois. The Village Board reserves the right to reject any or all proposals as provided In Article 102.08 of the "Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge; Construction", prepared by the Department of Public Works and Buildings of the State of Illinois. By order of the Village Board of Brighton, Illinois Legal 4949 — Aug. 21 28, Sept. 5 CLAIM NOTICE STATE OF ILLINOIS IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THB THIRD JUDICIAL CIRCUIT MADISON COUNTY, PROBATE DIVISION IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF CLAUDE SEXTON WOOTEN, DECEASED. No. 72-P-341 Notice Is given of the death of the above. Date Letters Were Issued: August 17, 1972. Executor: E, R. Woolen of 2407 Broadway, Hannibal, Mo. 63401. Attorney: James E. Gary of 118B Broadway, Hannibal, Missouri 63401. Claims against the estate may be filed in the office of the Circuit Court, Probate Dlvislo'n, County Courthouse In Edwardsville, Illinois, within 7 months from date of Issuance of letters; and any claim not so filed is barred as to the estate inventoried within that period. Also, copies of claims must be mailed or delivered to the executor and to the attorney. WILLARD V. PORTELL Clerk of the Circuit Court. ANNOUNCbMENTS CLASSIFIED DEADLINES FAMILY WANT ADS 10 A.M. Day of Publication (Classified Only) We urge that wherever possible that you place your ad the day before. We can give you better service. 5:00 p.m. day before on all liner ads. 11:00 a.m. day before on amall classified display. V4 page or page 4 days prior to publication. The same deadlines will prevail on commercial advertising as before. 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