Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois on December 5, 1963 · Page 22
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December 5, 1963

Mt. Vernon Register-News from Mt Vernon, Illinois · Page 22

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THE REGISTER-NEWS — MT. VERNON, ILLINOIS TEXICO Mr. and .Mrs. Jesse Minor, Mt. Vernon R. R., Mr. and Mrs. Albeit Sechrest, Malto, 111., Mr. and Mrs. Tom Hayes and son, Mat- loon, 111., Mr. and Mrs. Bob Staley and daughters, Mt. Vernon, R. R., and Mr. and Mrs. Ivan Staley and children, Mt. Vernon, R. R., spent Thursday with Mr. and Mrs. Ray Hayes and son. Mrs. Tressie Ingram of Albuquerque, N. M„ and Dr. and Mrs. Maurice Shafer of New Jersey, have returned to their homes after spending a few days here last week with relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Harvey G. Lovin mid family of Peoria, James Warren, Overland. Mo., Mrs. Minnie Gowler, Centralia, Mr. and Mrs. John II. Gowler, Centralia, and Belle and Mae Warion, Mt. Vernon spent Thanksgiving with Mrs. Lela Riggs and Mr. and Mrs. Wade Jackson and family. Bill and Nancy Lovin of Peoria spent Friday night with William and Mary Ann Jackson. Mr. and Mrs. Wad Jackson and Sarah Mae attended the Homecoming at Webber Township High school in Bluford Friday night. Mr. and Mrs. Earl Mansell of East Moline spent the holidays here visiting her mother. Mrs. Mary Connaway and Clifford. Mrs. Clara Green visited Wednesday afternoon with Mrs. Verna Tate. Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Shafer, Dr. and Mrs. Maurice Shafer, Mrs. Tressie Ingram, and Mr. and Mrs. Paul Holloway, and family spent Thanksgiving Day with Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Holloway. Thursday visitors with Mrs. Alice Whitlock were: Mr. and Mrs. Larry Whitlock and son, and Mr. and Mrs. Terry Whit lock and daughter. Saturday visi tors were: Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Whitlock. Mr. and Mrs. William Price and family of Carbondale spent Thursday with Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Parker. Mr. and Mrs. George Trotter and children, Arthur, 111., Mr. and Mrs. Evertl Huston and children, Mt Vemon, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Huston and children. Mt. Vernon, R. R., and Mr. and Mrs. Richard Huston and son, Mt. Vernon, R. R., spent Thursday with Mr. and Mrs. Emery Huston and daughters. Sandy Marlow spent Friday and Saturday with Susan Staley. We were sorry to hear of the sudden death of Faris McDaniel and Orval Tweed. The relatives have our sympathy. Visitors Wednesday to see Mrs. Agnes Shafer and Mrs. Rita McKinney were: Dr. and Mrs. Maurice Shafer, New Jersey, Mrs. Tressie Ingram, New Mexico, Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Shafer, Mt. Vernon, R. R., Mr. and Mrs. Ivan Shields, Mt. Vemon R. R., and Roy Whitson. Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Barbee and daughters, Beverly and Linda of Ashland. 111. and Guy Barbee of Kinmundy were Thursday afternoon visitors with Mr. and Mrs. Harold McKinney. Mr. and Mrs. Joe Johnson and children. Mr. and Mrs. Kenny Dace and daughters, Mr. and Mrs. David Blankenship and Sherry, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Blankenship and sons, Mr. and Mrs. Jess Price, and Rev. and Mrs. Carl Williams and Jeffery were dinner guests in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Blankenship on Thanksgiving Day. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Holloway, Bluford, Dr. and Mrs. Maurice Shafer, New Jersey, and Mrs. Tressie Ingram, New Mexico, spent Tuesday with Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Shafer. Mr. and Mrs. Clifford McKinney visited here last week with relatives. They are from Michigan City, Ind. "Chuck Blackburn and son, Steven of Michigan City, Ind., spent the weekend here with Mr. and Mrs. Lester Haley. His wife, Joan and children, Peggy and Todd returned home with them after spending a few days here because of the illness of her father, Lester Haley. Mrs. Clarice Tate spent Wednesday, Thursday and Friday with her sister, Mrs. Deliah •ark. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Hunt and Forrest Cunningham spent Tuesday afternoon with Mrs. Clarice Tate. Sunday evening visitors in the home of Harold McKinney were: Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Green and tamily. Mrs. Clarice Tate spent Satur- lay night with Mr. and Mrs. Homer Schaffcr. The Happy Women's Club will .•neet with Mrs. Mae Sechrest, Dec. 12th for regular business meeting and Christmas exchange. . . . Rita McKinney, Cor. The United States farmer gets about 38 cents of each iljlhir ppent for food in this country. HOMES FOR AMERICANS ELEGANT AND WARM Jacqueline's New Home Has History THURSDAY, DECEMBER 5, 1963 FOLDING D 'ft: BED CM. , UA.LU da pEl t BED CM FOLDING tin. I I Bv FRANCES LEWIXK Associated Press Staff Writer WASHINGTON (AP)-A home with a history and a warmth, filled with the art she loves, will greet Mrs. Jacqueline Kennedy when she walks into her borrowed Georgetown residence Friday. The new address for the former First Lady—3038 N St.—is a three-story red brick dwelling with plenty of room. Undersecretary of State and Mrs. W. Av- er?ll Harriman, who own the house, have turned it over to the former First Lady and her children and have moved into a hotel. The house has 11 rooms and 5 baths. From the entrance hallway, with etchings by Picasso and Matisse in the stairwell, to the j picturesque dormered third! floor bedrooms, it is furnished i --» 3I1Y LIVING CM ^FOLDING DC|| ^l. | go | cio. | FOLDING D'ft J I BED (2M. for elegant and comfortable living. The dining room seats up to 18 comfortably. There are fireplaces in all but one room and the house contains a collection of French, English and Chinese lacquer furniture and Lowestoft china. And the art collection would be the pride of a museum. In the rear is a spacious, block-long walled and terraced garden, with boxwood and magnificent magnolia trees and a swimming pool. Aa she walks over the two Iranian rugs (gift of the shah) in the entrance hallway, past a Louis XV console with a big carved mirror of the same period of France's grandeur, Mrs. Kennedy will be in an atmosphere not unlike what she created in the White House. The history books of Gcovge- Farmers paid $175 million in 1962 for motor vehicle licenses and taxes. United Staes farmers paid about $300 million in sales taxes in 1962. town indicate this house dates back to the same period as the mansion at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. which Mrs. Kennedy .is vacating after almost three years. It is said to have been built in 1800, the same year President John Adams moved into the unfinished White House. It was announced Tuesday that Mrs. Kennedy will move in Friday. There is no indication when President Johnson and his family will take occupancy of the White House, but probably soon. The Harrimans, who once occupied the governor's mansion in Albany, N.Y., bought the Georgetown home last spring., ^ Its prior owner was William s Scranton, now governor of' 1 Pennsylvania. NEVER ALONE HUMOR A man was on trial for an offense, and his sanity was being questioned. "Have you ever noticed if the accused was in the habit of talking to himself when he was alone?" asked counsel. "I have no idea." "No idea But surely you arc his closest friend?" "Yes, but I was never with him when he was alone." To furnish paper for a New York newspaper's annual use, the net annual growth from 500,000 acres must be used. Last year taxes on Illinois farm property were nearly $160 million. II 11 ii •i li li FOR A SMALL LOT,, with SO'foot frontage, this one and a half story house,-Plan HA319Y, is perfect. Two bedrooms arc downstairs and two more possible upstairs, plus upstair.'; bath. If the size of the lot permits, a garage can be added at a later date at the living room side, where it is convenient to the kitchen and will not obstruct any windows. Dimensions of the house are 26 by by 34 feel and there is 862 square feet of habitable area on the first floor, 646 on the second. Architect is Herman II. York, 90-04 161 St.. Jamaica 32, N. Y. Timely Quotes People talk about the middle of the road as though it were unacceptable. . . There have to be compromises. The middle of the road is all of the usable surface. The extremes, right and left, are the gutters. —Dwight D. Eisenhower. It is a White House floor show led by an arrogant young man with an irascible temper. —Sen. Milward L. Simpson, D-Wyo., on the administration. It's a tribute to the skill of American farmers that using less than half the manpower and 12 million fewer acres than they did in 1920. they are now able to produce nearly twice as much food and fiber for the nation and the rest of the world. Going Outfor Business Up To 50% OFF DIAMONDS - 1 2 PRICE Diamond Sets, Wedding Bands, Ladies 1 Dinner Rings, Men's Diamond Rings. Ladies' and Men's Name Brand Watches, Diamond Sets, Diamond Wedding Bands, Men's Rings, Ladies' Rings, Matched Wedding Bands, Transistor Radios, Costume Jewelry, Ladies' and Men's Watch Bands and Idents, Men's Jewelry, Clocks, Charms, Electric Shavers, Ladies' and Men's Leather Goods, Lighters. Lay-A-Way Now For Christmas ELECTRIC SHAVER HEADQUARTERS DISCOUNT PRICES—PARTS, PROMPT SERVICE MORGAN'S JEWELRY || North Side Square Mt. Vernon, Illinois mmmnmmm mmiim^mmmMmmmmmMmmHmmmmmm iiiiSiiiiiiHiiraraniSimiiim 1 LUXURY | SPECIAL li i. II ii ii Pi li ii li fi li li li li li II li II Hi II li II II 11 -•ii mum Iii World War I helium filled larrago balloons protecting the Uritisli North Sea Fleet. 6 5 4 3 2 »«c. 1 7 8 9 to II 12 18 17 16 15 14 13 19 20 21 22 23 24 30 29 28 27 26 25 31 — 33 —6 34 HI.— 35 36 —* By act of Congress, early surveys of United States land were laid out with reference to meridians and parallels 1963 MERCURY Have you dreamed of owning this beauty, but found the price just I a little out oj your reach? To-day you can own the quality and fine features I found only <n automobiles costing $4,000 to $5,000, at a great savings. \ He thrifty and save that first year depreciation. Enjoy the safety \ that only a big car can give. Enjoy the convenience of power steering, \ power brakes, power uundotus, potuer seat, FM radio, and breezeway rear \ window. Enjoy the luxury and comfort of fuztory air-conditioning. 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