Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on April 15, 1953 · Page 5
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April 15, 1953

Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 5

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WEDNMDAY, APRTL IS, 1953 ALTON BVBffmQ TELEGRAPH Pleas of Guilty By 8 Defendants EDWAntJSVILLE - Eight, of 15 defemJtnts scheduled for trial in Circuit Court have entered guilty pleas and received penal sentences from Judge Edward F. Sareis ranging from one to 30 day at the •Vandalia State Penal Farm to one to twa years in the state penitentiary. Sentenced Monday were: Hyman Gray, 26, one to two years in the penitentiary, and Paul !Pollard, 14, committed to the nil- nois State Training School for Boys at St, Charles, after they pleaded •guilty to theft Dec. 22 of household Items valued at $128 from .the Frank Pollock home. Luther Dwayne Charlton, 16, and , Floyd David Stewart, 17, both of ,Louisiana, MO., who received 90 'days each at the state penal farm upon a guilty plea to petty larceny in theft of $6.86 from the Thomas W. Bolds service station at Wood River last Feb. 13. Joe Zilaitis, 36, Joseph Grabow- 'skl, 43i 'and'John C. Busch, 51, all of Colllnsvllle, sentenced to one year .each at the state farm on their guilty pleas to theft of $8 from SS. Peter & Paul's Church at Collinsville on March 15. Donald Wolff, 18, of Collinsville sentenced to a penitentiary term of one to two years for burglary. larceny in a $60.50 theft from Pointer Coal & Material Co. at Collinsville on Feb. 8. Selection of a jury was begun Tuesday in Circuit Court before Judge William G. Juergens in the trial of Thomas Lindell Lawrence, 35, of St. Louis, on a murder charge in the fatal shooting last April 27 of Thaddeus Skeer, 51, • also known as Jack Kelly, at his Hi-Ho night club near Madison. Questioning of talesmen subpen- aed for jury trial of the case, as well as others In the current two- week Circuit Court setting of crim- ing eases which opened Monday was begun shortly before 10 a. m. MeadowbrookPair To Observe Date MEADOWBROOK — Mr. and Mrs. John F. Neunaber will observe the 40th anniversary of their marriage with an open house at their home from 2 until 5 p. m. Sunday afternoon and from 7 until 10 o'clock Sunday evening. Friends and relatives are invited to attend. The Neunabers were married at the Zion Lutheran Church, Bethalto April 20, 1913 with the late Rev. Merman Neunaber and Mrs. Herbert J. Elliott, the former Miss Mayme Klopmeier, as their attendants. The late Rev. P? N. Feddersen officiated. The couple has four children: two sons, Harold of Wilsonville, and Calvin of Bethalto; and two daughters, Mrs. Everett Neal of Rockhill, Mo., and Miss Dorothy Neunaber who resides at home. They have four grandchildren. Rats which eat their way into ripe pineapples and leave only the outer shell are the concern of growers around Kenkelbosch, South Africa. The U.S. Reclamation Bureau built 110 storage dams and 63 diversion dams from 1902 to 1952. 'Mystery* Author Now Press Agent Por Illinois By WW CBAMBI4BLAW TetBftmpti Cov .-A "whodunit" writer with a long record o! mys* tery books, novelettes and short stories, some of it outright fiction and some based on fact, has turned his hand fo doing a statewide public relations job dealing only with hard cold facts. He is Carl Hodges, Springfield, and he's getting as much of a bang out of being a government press agent as he hopes some of his readers get out of his detective stories. Hodges Is superintendent of the State Division of Departmental Reports, a rather hlghsoundlng name for the job of press agent to Gov. William G. Stratton and for all code departments, commissions, boards and agencies under the Governor. This Is not to be taken to mean that he outranks W. W. (Smokey) Downey, Springfield ex- newsman and chief administrative aide to Stratton, but it does mean all publicity has to clear through Hodges. Hodges supervises all radio broadcasts such as 'the monthly "Know Your Illinois" feature program on which the Governor, some state officer or code department officials talk. He also supervises a weekly conservation radio program, a photographic division which takes care of necessary picture for the code departments and the state fair, and the printing of all important messages of the Governor. But there's one thing he doesn't have to worry about. Stratton, he says, writes his own speeches. But Hodges sees that they are distributed. In addition to items already mentioned, here are some of the things Hodges has to take the headaches for: The making and distribution of films such as those dealing with "Lincoln in Illinois," which was seen by more than 200,000 persons in Illinois and other states last year; the processing of information about the state's playgrounds, the state parks, the state fair and conservation, including a new state scenic map, 500,000 of which are now being printed. DEBTS WORRYING YOU? GET OUT OF DEBT . .. WE PAY THE BILLS! ONE PLACE TO PAY. NOT A LOAN CO. Call or See MR. K. A. KLOOS The Budget Plan OF ALTON 201 West 3rd, 2nd Floor Alton 2-9711 COTTONS! GINGHAM PLAIDS and SMALL CHECKS Hartford By PATRtttA CAf .mm A - Mr. anrt Mrs. Ernest Workman of Virginia spent Sunday with Mr. nnrt Mrs. Harold Workman of S. Market St. Mr. and Mrs. Paul Plummer and sens of E. Elm St. visited with Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Wallace of Graflon Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Meredith Butcher and daughter of S.T. Louis visited with Mr. and Mrs. C. D. Caldwell of E. First St. and Mrs. Margaret Smifhenry of E. third St. Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Miko Schiher of E. Forest St. and Mr. and Mrs. J. D. McBridr of W. Forrest St. visited with. Mr. and Mrs. Tom Corbett of Cnlhoun Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Bill Mauftln and family of E. Watklns St. visited wilh Mr. and Mrs. Ed Maupln of North Alton Sunday. Norman Plummer of E. Elm St. returned to school Monday after being ill for a week at home. Mr. and Mrs, T, D, Caldwell andf daughters of Rosewood Heights spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs, C. t>. Catdwelt of E. First St. Mr. and Mrs. JPSSO Cain and family of W, Fourth St. spent the weekend with Mrs. W. N. Burroughs of Maulden, Mo. Mrs. Maude Jones of N. Delmar arrived home Saturday after visiting with her sister, Mrs. Belvla Kennedy of BloomIngion; Mrs. Calla Whlstell of Leroy, and Belm .Russell of Milwaukee, Wis. The sisters and brother were together for the first time In 18 years. Mr. and Mrs. Alfred (Dink) Mey- ers ind son of W. Date St, ind Mr. and Mrs. Al Minnemeyer and family of Edwardsville attended the bowling tournament in Decatur Saiurday. Mr. Minnemeyers and Mr. Meyers took part in the tournament. Mrs. W. F. Doman of W. Forrest St. received word Saturday that her sister, Mrs. Ben Clonlnger of Pearl had been taken to a hospital in Plttsfield and her niece, Mrs. Ethel Keller of Pearl was taken to Our Saviours Hospital in Jacksonville for surgery. Mr. and Mrs. Louie A. Tucker ot Madjson, Ohio, arrived Safur. day evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. William Doman of W. Forrest St. Mrs. Tucker is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dnman. Mr. and Mrs. Tucker's son, Elvis, Ipft Monday for Jonesboro to visit his grandparents for a few days. He will return to Hartford to visit with Mr. and Mrs. Doman before leaving for home. Mr. and Mrs. Ward Loan and Mrs. Minnie Homkins of Roodhouse spent Sunday with Mr, and Mrs. Floyd Carlton of E. Hawthorne St. Sixty new mareMnf tttrm stamping through Britain at at aftermath of the tour of tho tttof made last year by the Blair Athott, marching girls of DuntdW, fftW Zeland. The girls' coach, Hugh Cameron is busy sending hand* books i on technique and run of tht New Zealand Marching AftsoettttOn to new Brlstlsh teams, Most Ot the new groups were formed in tht north of England and in Scotland where more interest is taken ill sports than elsewhere in Britain, 12 to 20.14'/> to 24'* W. TKUtO FOR THIS SALE ONLY! 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