Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on June 28, 1968 · Page 7
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June 28, 1968

Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 7

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JUNE 28, 1968 ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH Unit 9 Hires New Teachers WASA — Southwestern Uflit 9 board of education heard a labof union representative, hired five teachers, accepted resignations from three and accepted a driver education car during Its regular meeting Thursday night. Paul Quirk, business manager for Shipman Labor Local 884, called the board's attention to a state requirement that the prevailing wage scale must be paid on all new construction. Me contended that laying of additional tile to drain the football field and improve the track was new construction and that men on this job should receive the prevailing wage of $4.25 per hour. The board considered this maintainance and work will be deferred until a legal opinion is forthcoming. The driver's education car will be a Chevrolet supplied by Gilworth of Medora. Teachers hired included: Mr. and Mrs. David Goodblood, Mr. and Mrs. William Miller, and John Young. Resigning was Earl Stone, remedial reading teacher who will accept a principalship in another district. Miss Francine Hook asked to be released from SINGLE VISION GLASSES ONE LOW PRICE ... ONE LOW PRICE NO EXTRA CHARGES OF ANY KIND! OUR COMPLETE PRICE INCLUDES: • SINGLE VISfON LENSES, CLEAR OR TINTED • YOUR CHOICE OF FRAME FROM OUR LARGE SELECTION OF FASHIONABLE STYLES AND COLORS • AN ATTRACTIVE CARRYING CASE • CONVENIENT CREDIT AVAILABLE • NO INTEREST, NO CARRYING CHARGE YOUR SATISFACTION IS ALWAYS GUARANTEED! DOWNTOWN ALTON 117 WEST THIRD STREET TELEPHONE: 462-4828 ' OPEN ALL DAY MONDAYS THROUGH SATURDAYS' her contract and Mrs, Clever land of the Brighton faculty resiped. ., . David Fischer, district band instructor, outlined the needs of his department f» the next five years! He wad instructed to obtain estt* mates on instruments and materials needed and return them to the board for action at its next -regular meeting on July llth, The teaching assignment 'of Dick Well, who has been .hired as basketball coach, was discussed but no decision was reached. Lunch room personnel requirements were deferred until a later date. In other business, payment of tuition for j u n i o r college students was approved. Low bids for various supplies for the athletic and physical education program amounting to $3,964.88 were approved. D. Brueggeinan Candidate for America Farmer SHIPMAN — David Bruegge man, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Brueggeman of Alton, has been named an American Farmer candidate at the State conven tion at the University of Illinois. He is a graduate of South' western High School. Being named a state candidate for the American Farmer degree assures election to the Degree by National FFA Convention delegates in October. It is the highest degree giv en by the National FFA organ- zation and only 17 Illinois FFA members can receive this degree each year. Woman Says Shot Fired in Her Home Mrs. Minnie White of 1001 E. 4th St., Alton, reported to Alan police Thursday that a shot lad been fired through a window of her home. Mrs. White said the hidden! apparently occurred while she was away. Police found a small hole in a front window, but did not determine whether the shot was From a pellet gun or a cartridge type weapon. * 7K>' ^-:"<•*• ' cares .' as much about the condition ot your hair as the color. It's loaded with special Proteinized conditioners. Shampoos k color with the shine and look of health. You 0ai* go lighter or darker, cover greyjn minutes--but you can't go wrong when you >; follow the simple directions, So-cqJpr your hair ghjygy! ' 20 shad* from Snow Blonde to Natural Black of all Five THRIFTY DRUG STORES HEBE'S HOW TO DO IT — Dick Buscher, district ranger at Timberline Lodge, Ore., shows Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson the proper way to prepare a pack. That's Secretary of Agriculture Orvllle Freeman in dark suit next to Mrs. Johnson. Youngster with pack is Buscher's 10-year-old daughter Lise. At right is one of Forest Service's few women members, Mrs. Fred Heisler. Lecture was given hi Timberline Lodge after fog caused Mrs. Johnson to call off planned hike. (AP Wlrephoto) 13,824 Acres in County Are Now Available for Industry Some 13,824 acres of land are readily available for industrial use in the Mississippi Bottomlands in Madison County, according to preliminary figures released by Illinois Metro East, the Madison * St. Clalr County Industrial Development Corporation. This acreage, which equals nearly 22 square miles, is In Chouteau, Nameoki, and Venice Townships, and that portion of Collinsville and Edwardsville Townships west of Illinois 157. All this land is protected by a levee designed to withstand a 200 year flood. The 132 owners of this land, all parcels of which are five acres or more in size, outside of a municipality, and zoned industrial or agricultural, have indicated to Illinois Metro East that they would be willing FRIDAf & SATURDAY BROADWAY & MAIN PRODUCE MARKET 2530 E. Broadway, Alton NEW APPLES Large Rtd NEW POTATOES A $1-35 TOMATOES .59* Large Basket to sen theft- land to Industry. These 13,624 acres account for nearly 40 per cent of the 54,392 potentially available industrial acres in this portion of Madison County. Potentially available industrial land is that land outside a municipality, zoned industrial or agricultur- al, and of mi ownership ifes of five acres or more. Motor Oil 3 i • BEFORE YOU BUY ANY BRAND OF COLOR TV YOU OWE IT TO YOURSELF TO SEE THE TOP-RATED SYLVANIA COLOR TV 359 W/T CO20W , Plus Service Clock Timer Optional Extra ALL OUR COLOR SETS HAVE A 2 YR. PICTURE TUBE WARRANTY SYLVANIA—TV—STEREO—RADIO DUKE TV AND APPLIANCE NO. 34 EASTGATE PLAZA 25<1-6370 ffoxt to Harwitz OnJutylst 2300 Information Operators will change their names. they aren't all getting married (except for the girl in the middle). They're changing their names from Information Operator to Directory Assistance Operator. The reason: Directory Assistance is a more accurate description of the jobs they do. Think about it. They are there to help you find phone numbers when you aren't able to find them yourself. Like when there's no directory around, or when you need a new number that*a not listed yet Sounds logical? Sure. But a lot of people call for assistance and never realize that the number they need is probably right there in the phone book. At Illinois Bell, three-fourths of the calls to Information are for numbers correctly listed in the directory. We're hoping the new name will help remind people that the girls at Directory Assistance are there to help whenever the phone book isnt So remember, before you call for the, number you need, give the book a look. Illinois Bell Telephone rut of Uw NitionwUi ton lytiin

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