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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 8

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^n ^ on holiday Mrs. ,1. T.Vanllook welcomes a surprise guest, the Alton version of the elusive monster, "Mo-Mo," during I lie Labor Day block party given annually by the families who live on Edwards street. The original "monster" was seen in Louisiana, Mo. ' Bur) -Schwartz nuptials "Miss Debra Schwartz of Alton became the bride of Mark Edward Bury of Alton, Friday, al 7 p.m. in tlv St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Alton. The bride is the daii'tfiior of Mrs. Leslie W. Schwarl/ of Washington Manor, Alton, and the late Mr. Schwartz. The bvid;'!.;n>om is the son of Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Bury of llfi Ein'cl C'uurt, Godfrey. The Rev, Brendan Keane officiated The bride wore a gown of ivory organza over 1 allot a accented by nvmbroid'.Ted alencon lace. A Queen Anne profile of alencon lace and seed pearls secured her mantilla veil. edged in matching lace. She carried a cascade of white roses and stephanotis with accents of autumn roses. Her altendents were Mrs. W. W. Castor, matron of honor; and bridesmaids, Miss M a r c y Campbell, Mrs. William' A. Elliott, and Mrs. Richard Itansen. The attendants wore brown and orange plaid voile gowns and carried cascades of tones o f bron/.e and yellow chrysanthemums and wood roses. T h e bridegroom's attendants were Kelly Bury, best man; and the groomsmen, William Elliott, Darrcll Jarmen and Larry Waiston. The couple will honeymoon College notes Area students are summer graduates of the Universilv ot Illinois, Champaign-Urhana. They are Joseph M. Fearheiley of ,'!0(i St. Thorn;is Drive, Godfrey, a mac'er of education degree; Donald V,'. I'ressler of Carroll* on, a bachelor of science degree from the college of commerce and business administialion; Ms. Mary lielh Manning of Roodhouse, a master of education degree; Ms Billyc V. Criswold of V.'hile fhil, a master of education de.vree. Andrew .lohson, son of Mrs. Esther .Johnson of 901 Oakwood Ave., Alton, received his BA dei'.ree in sociology from SIU - 'Edwardsville. He is employed as probation officer by Madison County. MRS. BURY in Florida and the Bahamas and will live at 1005 Washington Avo., Alton. The bride is a graduate of Alton. High School and is employed by Jacoby's in Alton as a bookkeeper. Her husband is a graduate of Alton High School and is employed by J. C. Penney Company in East. Alton as a manager. Miss Vermont Polly's pointers DEAR POLL - Katy could use kerosene to remove the glue on her ceramic bathroom tiles. Soak with a rag and then rub until removed. Throw out kerosene-soake i rags to avoid a fire hazard. - MARTHA DEAR POLLY - Like Katy we, too, bought an older house that had had a sloppy job of ceramic tile installation ami about all that could be seen of the tiles were the centers. There was lots of old glue and it was really thick. A. painter suggested I buy wood alcohol at the drugstore and I used it to clean a small space at a time, then washed well with soap and water. Paper towels were used 10 dry and shine. Remember this is a POISON.—BERNICE DEAR READERS —An installer of ceramic tiles advised me that the simplest and easiest way to do this is to carefully use a razor blade. Any paint thiner should also do it but he said usually a razor blade had to be used in conjunction with anything used to soften the glue. Great care must be taken when using any of these flammable products as even smoking in the room could be disastrous. Open windows, too, when using these noxious liquids.—POLLY Today's Problem DEAR POLLY — Two weeks ago I bought an expensive leather belt. When I wore it in the rain, the belt spotted which completely ruins its good looks. Can anyone tell me how to remov-j these spots? — M. M. DEAR POLLY — My Pet Peeve is with the wr.y groceries are sacked at the market. Instead of putting all the heavy cans and bottles in one bag and all the light things like bread, tissues, etc. in another, why don't they divide up and put half the heavy things in one bag and half in another with Ihe lighter things on top. I have to carry my groceries up a long flight of steps and man> times they are too heavy for me to handle.—JUDY DEAR JUDY—May I join you? Also (lie bags would not break through as easily as they do when filled with all heavy things.—POLLY Write to Polly Cramer in care of the Alton Evening Telegraph. Silver and Gold Gold metallic fabrics have always sold well during the holidays. But designers have perfected these fabrics so they're subtler than ever before. Look for the latest in. fashion with silver specks or golden threads running through. MRS. DYER Entered competition solely for scholarship money By EWART ROUSE ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Sugar and spice and everything nice—that's what most Miss Ame*'ica contestants are made of. There's a bit of salt in th's year's Miss Vermont, who has made a few pronouncements not usually heard in the honeyed world of beauty queens. "I can't believe I'm here. I can't believe it," said the New Englancler, Kathy H e b e r t , at Monday's registration. "This is not the real me. If I were to be my real self, I'd be here in hot socks, jeans, T-shirt, no bra and with my hair hanging loose and natural." Miss Hebert, a hazel-eyed ash blonde who was addressed in a floral print long gown, says she believes in astrology "and my sign says I'm schizophrenic." "My dad calls me a kooky freak," she says. She entered the competition solely for scholarship money to help finance her study in fashion designing at Pratt \ Married in Wo r den church Conversation with child makes him feel Visible' Alton Evening Telegraph Tuesday, September 5,1972 Wed in Roxana church Miss Debra Ann O'Neal of East Alton became the bride of Jeffry Dale Dyer of Bethalto Saturday at 4 p.m. in the Roxana Church of the Nazarene. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Billy Joe O'Neal of 1099 Linden, East Alton. The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Denzil W. Dyer of 817 Belleview, Bethalto. The Rev. C. D. Gadbow officiated. Following the candlelight ceremony, the newlywed couple received their guests at a reception held at the Roxarena in Roxana. The bride wore a gown of organza and lace with a chapel length train. Her veil was attached to a band of white flowers. She carried a b'ouquet of while rosebuds, carnations and lily of the valley. Her attendants were Miss Pam Campbell, maid of honor; and bridesmaids, Miss Sheri Dyer, sister of the bridegroom, and Miss Roberta Rice. The attendants wore pastel colored chiffon gowns and carried baskets of rosebuds. The bridegroom's attendants were Mark Allison, best man; and the groomsmen, Stan Floyd and Paul Hosner. The couple will honeymoon in the Smokey Mountains and will live in Charleston, Illinois. The bride is a graduate of Roxana High School. Her husband is a graduate of Civic Memorial High School and is attending Eastern Illinois University in Charleston. MRS. HEFLIN The wedding ceremony of Miss Marilyn L. Jenkins and l!;;rold R. Ileflin was performed at 6:30 p.m. Saturday by the Rev. Dennis D. Price in the Uniled Methodist c h u r c h in Worden. T h e parents of the bride are Mr. and Mrs. Ralph M. Jenkins jf 3-13 Schneider St., Worden, The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Heflin of Pochontas, 111. A reception followed in the Worden American Legion Hall immediately after the ceremony. The bride wore a gown of siitii peau over taffeta with a chapel length train. Her veil was attached to u venise lace profile headpiece. She carried a bouquet of white gladiola florets and carnations with a detachable corsage. Her attendants were her sister, Miss Debbie Jenkins, in a i d of honor; and bridesmaids, another sister, Miss Lanette Jenkins. The attendants wore candy colored gowns of chiffon over taffeta and carried pink and white candy colored carnations and asters with baby's breath. The bridegroom's attendants were Jack Cox, best man; and the groomsman, Craig Heflin, brother of the bridegroom. The couple will honeymoon at the Lake of the Ozarks and will make their home at 313 McGaughey in Worden. The bride, a graduate of Worden High School, is a junior student at Southern 111 i no i s University, Edwardsville, where she is raa j o r i n g in elementary education. Her husband, a graduate of the same school, is employed by Ford Motor Company in Hazelwood, Mo. DEAR ANN: A young neighbor of mine has six children under 12 years of age. I have always admired this young woman and marveled at the way she handles her growing family. The children get along beautifully. They are cooperative and mannerly. Yesterday, I learned her secret. She told me she makes it a point to spend at least ten minutes each day engaged in a personal conversation with each child. This makes them feel "visible." It adds to their self-esteem and reduces the sibling rivalry that most children grow up with. A child doesn't resent a brother or sister who gets parental attention if he gets his share. Wil! you please find room in your column for this little nugget, Ann? — LADY ACROSS THE ROAD DEAR LADY: Here's the nugget and my thanks for allowing me to put it in a showcase for other mothers to see. If every mother who reads your letter will make a special effort to act on your suggestion today, I'll bet they'll be astonished at the results. DEAR ANN: I just read the letter from the girl who signed herslef "Chickadee" and it's after midnight, but I won't sleep tonight unless I write her this letter. She said her fiance has a hot temper, is very suspicious and constantly checking and accusing her of everything under the sun. She closed by saying she can't live with or without him. I pray that Chickadee will take your advice and ditch the bum. If she has a brain in her head she'll run for her life — in the opposite direction. It may hurt for awhile but better to have a few weeks (or months) of agony than a lifetime of it. Hot tempers don't fade. They get hotter. I know what I am talking about, because I married the same kind of lunatic and I have the scars to prove it. So many girls think they are going to make a man over after they are married but it never works out that way. I realize this is a pretty tired tune I'm singing, but some people have to hear something 40 times before it soaks in. So, I say Institute in Brooklyn, N.Y., she says, and doesn't consider herself a typical contestant. ''I'm anti-Nixon; I've demonstrated against the war; I supported Jane Fonda, and believe in premarital sex," she said without pause. Miss Hebert, a guitarist folksinger, thinks she has a good shot at winning the talent category of the pageant but not the swimsuit competition. She measures 36-2538 and weighs 135. That's 25 pounds less than she weighed last year. "I weighed 170 pounds in 1971 when I first entered the Miss Vermont pageant and blew the whole thing because of my weight," she says. "They told me if 1 lost some weight I might win the next time. 1 reduced this year and won." The executive director of the pageant, Albert A. Marks Jr., said Miss Hebert was "u rather unusual lady" but added, "I respect her opinions and even more so her i ight to express them. If this is the way she feels she wishes to project herself, it's strictly her affair as far as I'm concerned. "She has teen ou'spoken, but this is not necessarily to her disadvantage." Miss America 1973 will be chosen Saturday, following several days of competition and rehersals. Crowning the winner will be Laurie Lee Shaetev, Miss America 1972, who on Monday advised the girls vying to succeed her. "You're all unique individuals, lie true to \our characters, don't try to be somebody else." to all you Chickadees out there, call me a bore, but do yourselves a favor and listen. LEARNED THE HARD WAY DEAR LEARNED - Here's your letter and if just one person gets the message it was worth staying up an extra 30 minutes to write. DEAR ANN: I'm probably old enough to be your mother but I am coining to you for advice because you seem to have good judgment. I am a widow who recently met another nice woman without, a husband. The problem is her table manners. They are atrocious. This otherwise genteel woman uses her thumb as a pusher, eats stewed chicken with her hands, drips gravy all over the tablecloth, and frequently uses her forefinger to dislodge food from her dentures. At this point I become nauseated. The last time we dined out I simply did not look at her. I enjoy this Woman's company but, I cannot stand her table manners. Should I drop her or tell her how I feel? Or is there a chance that I am excessively critical and intolerant?—NEW ORLEANS DEAR N. 0.: Tell her. If she resents it and discontinues the friendship you have lost nothing. If you don't tell her, you will soon become so annoyed by her grossness that you will eventually attack her on some other grounds and the friendship will be over. Can drugs be a friend in time of stress? If you keep your head together can they be of help? Ann Landers' new booklet, "Straight Dope On Drugs" separates the fact from the fiction. Get it today. For each booklet ordered, send a dollar bill, plus a LONG, self-addressed, stamped envelope (16 cents postage) to Ann Landers, in care of the Alton Evening Telegraph. MKS. DAVIS Davis and said Bride of Alton teacher Miss Katherine JoAnne Branch of St. Louis, became hte bride of Jack Dean Martin Jr. of Alton Saturday at 7:OG p.m. in the United Presbyterian C h u r c h in Berkeley, Mo. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe J. Branch of St. Louis, Mo. The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jack D. Martin Sr. of 1001 Vincent, Alton. The Rev. Dr. Eldin Bennette officiated. The bride wore a gown of organza over taffeta with an attached train. Her veil was attached to a juliet bonnet headpiece. She carried a bouquet of phalenopsis orchid with baby's breath and stephanotis. Her attendants were Miss Nyla Reagan, maid of honor; and bridesmaids, Miss Marti Branch, Miss Chris Ken 1 , Miss Reva Shaw, and Miss Kathy Kremer. The attendants wore rainbow gingham gowns with dotted swiss sleeves and carried assorted spring bouquets. T h c bridegroom's attendants were Tim Luckett, best man; and the groomsmen, Rick Martin, Larry Saches, Frank Caruso and Roger Minton. The couple will live at Spanish Lake, Mo. The bride is a graduate of Southeast Missouri State College and is employed by Hazelwood School District in St. Louis County as an e 1 e m e n t a r y Physical Ed. teacher. Her husband is a graduate of Southeast Missouri State College and is employed by Alton School District in Al'.on as a High School teacher and Varsity Coach. Betty Tebow is bride The wedding ceremony of Miss Betty Jane Tebow and William Lee Lengacher was performed at 7 p.m. Saturday by the Rev. Leonard F. Todd in the St. John's United Church of Christ in Midway. The parents of the bride are Mrs. Pat McKleroy of Jacksonville and Georg'! Tebow of Jacksonville. The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Lengacher of 120 South 14th St., Weod River. Following the ceremony, "le newlywed couple received their guests at a reception held at the church fellowship hall. The bride wore a gown of embroidered peau de soie. . Her veil was attached to a Juliet crown headpiece. She carried a nosegay with yellow rosebuds. Will be February bride MRS. MARTIN The engagement and forth coming marriage of Miss Nancy Jane Blair and Joseph D. Hcnkhaus is being announced by the bride-elect's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest J. Blair of 2S04 Norwood Lane, Godfrey. Miss Blair, a 1972 graduate of Marquelte High School, is employed by the Venture Store on the Beltline. Her finance, the s;m of Mr. and Mrs. Clelus Henkhaus of 71B Royal St., is a 1971 graduate of Alton High School. He is employed by the Hit-N-Hun Food 'store its manager. The couple is planning a February wedding. MRS. WALTERS The Cherry Street Baptist Church, in Alton was the scone, of the wedding of Miss Louise Schrimpf of Alton and Sheldon Wiley Davis of Godfrey. The ceremony was performed at 4 p.m. Saturday by the Rev. Robert Bowling, pastor. A buffet reception was given afterward in the Lewis and Clark Restaurant in East Alton. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert W. Schrimpf of 3838 Omegd, Alton. The bridegroom's parents arc Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth E. Davis of 002 Pardcc, Godfrey. The bride wore a gown of ivory peau de sole with a floor-length train. Her veil was allached to a matching Juliet headpiece. She carried a bouquet of moth orchids, s n o d r i f t pompons and slephanotis. Her attendants were Miss Linda Campbell, maid of honor; and bridesmaids. Mrs. James Bowling, Miss Victoria Grochocinski, and Miss Barbara Long. The attendants wore 'ikic chiffon gowns and carrie/i French Renaissance hand bouquets of statice, lavender crown asters and ba'iy 1 '-: breath. T he bridegroom's attendants were Gene Forrester, best man; and ihe groomsmen, Richard Kennedy, Kenneth Davis .!;•.. brother of the bridegroom aid Melvin Schucharclt. The couple will honeymoon in St. Petersburg, Florida .MK! will live in Alton. Mr. and Mrs. Davis, !K.IR graduates of Alton IliL'h School, are . employed by Piasa Motor Fuels in Alton, lie attended Western Illinois University, Macomb and is now attending .Southern Illinois University where he is majoriii" in business administration. Watfs Out There Snowball honorary chairman Mrs. Charles R. (Helen Hamor) Wallers of radio station WOK/, is serving as honorary chairman for the 13th annual Snow Ball sponsored by the auxiliary of St. Joseph Hospital. Proceeds of the dance are used each year to buy equipment for the hospital. The dance will be given on Saturday, Dec. 2 in the Missouri Athletic Club, St. Louis. The bar will be opened al 7 p.m., dinner will be served from 8 until 9 p.m. and the Paul Williams Orchestra will play for dancing from 9 p.m. until 1 a.m. Mrs. Robert DeGrand is serving as chairman and is being assisted in arrangements for Ihc dinner-dance by her co-chairman, Mrs. Jay Friedman. Mrs. Wallers is head of an interview and audience participation show on radio station WOKZ. Hostess to the show for the past 7% years, she has talked with local people, celebrities, politicians and other well-known personalities. The native Allonian has been aclive in community affairs and directed and co-authored the musical "Poodles and Politics", a benefit of the Five A's. She is listed in "Who's Who of American Women and "Who's Who in the Midwest." She and her husband, an employe of the Racing Commission of Illinois, are the parents of a son, Michael of Avon, Conn, and Mrs. Homer (Pokie) Ruedin of Alton. They also have four grandchildren. Plan art show Mrs. Orville Thies of 2511 Donald St., is chairman of the Fine Arts Department of the Alton Woman's Council which will present its annual art show on Nov. 3, 4, and 5 in Hathcway Hall at Lewis and Clark College in Godfrey. ? All local artists are invited to participate by displaying paintings, pottery, or other crafts. Each artist will have a limit of four pictures to be displayed. Serving with her for the coming event will be Mrs. Elvis Fitzhugh, secretary; Mrs. Meyer Wiseman, treasurer; and Mrs. Henry Peipert, program chairman. The council meets the first MRS. THIES attendants were Miss Marshall, maid of and bridesmaids, Miss Gartner and Miss Kav Her Jayni'! honor; Nancy McCoy. The attendants wore nr;t colored blouses with long brown crepe skirts ad carried 1 o n g -stemmed rosebuds. T h e bridegroom's attendants were Dennis Dubbelde, best man; and the groomsmen, William Alien and William Daily. The couple will make thei %1 home at 1210 Monroe, Apt. 3, Charleston, III. The bride attended Eastern Illinois University where she was majorin.g in art. II e r husband, attended Southern Illinois l.'nivers'iy and !•! a s t c r n Illino:'University. He is employed by Trailmobile in Charleston. MISS BLAIR Friday of each month at the homes of club members. The council's programs are in keeping with it? purpose of uniting women and promoting higher social educational, philanthropic, literary, artistic, scientific and moral conditions. Proceeds of the event will go toward a scholarship to a qualified art student to go to Allerton Park. Heads parish boosters 0. C. (Russ) Tirella of 270 S. Ninth St., Wood River, is serving as president of the Booster Club of St. Bernard's Catholic Church in Wood River. Serving with the president for the current term are Mrs. Dee Faulkner, vice president; Mrs. Dolores Plielps, secretary; and Arthur Revelle, treasurer. The organization's next meeting will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 12 at 7:30 p.m. at which time plans will be completed f o r the Halloween dance scheduled for Oct. 28. The purpose of the organization is to unite the parish wnwi r A family in working together for - nu - •"•"^l-^A the spiritual and financial betterment of the church and school. Tile new president is employed as director of finance and administration by Ryckman, Edgerley and Tomlinson and Associates Inc.-, HI St. Louis. Service award recipient Southern Illinois University of Edwardsville presented its Distinguibhel Servce Award *u Mrs. James L. Heed of hdwardsville at summer com- .•nencemeni exercises on Saturday, Sept 2. Mrs. Rc"\t is devoted to helping her lon'.'iiunity and native slat? of Illinois and SI UK is <. it'll!.' her for her keen interest in the advancement of haniing. A formn 1 president of the 1'fiends ot the Library for Edwaril.-.vil!e and Carbondale campuses, she is now serving as secretary ol the group al SI UK. She has also served on the board of the Edwardsville City Library and is serving as vice president ol the Illinois Library Trustees Executive Board. Mrs. Reed helped de\e'op the seven-county Lewis and Cluk Library System which has us headquarters in Ed- She has M.>r\ed as Illinois representative on one of the fi'st ^overiiiiu boaids of the Women's Soc.ely for the St. Louis Symphony and i> a charter member of the Friends of the Mi>s:sS:p|)i River Festival and a member of its board. A former vice president of the Edwardsville League of Women Voters, she was also a member of the steering coin- mi! it*. She is affiliated with the Southwestern Law En- foKi-nieru Commission and is on the advisory committee of the Leuis and Clark System Library Law Enforcement Project, which she established. >he and her husband, an Edwardsville attorney, are the paifin-, uf a sun, Kym and have two grandchildren. \

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