Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on April 23, 1953 · Page 39
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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 39

Alton, Illinois
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Thursday, April 23, 1953
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PA01 FORTY ALtON EVENING TELEGRAPH Opening Tonight "Father of the Bride," Edward Streeter'i best«*e!ling novel of the problems of marrying off a daughter, has been made into a stage- eomedy which will Be presented by the Marquette High School seniors at the Old Cathedral Hall tonight. It is a play that is said to b« filled with all the heart-warming and poignant humor of the original book— all the fun. too, of the movie that was successfully based on the book. Anyone who has ever witnessed the marriage of a daughter, ' or that of a friend, will find a familiar echo In the predicament of James Gaul as Stanley Banks, In marrying off his 20-year-old daughter, to be played by Jane Kennedy. Others In the cast are: Patricia Niday, John Ulrlch, Gene Herren. Donald Norton, Donald Joehl, Diana Huskamp, Ruth Saale, Janice Jun, Mary Ann Nekola, Harold Korte, Margaret Droste, John Doollng, and Clem Wendle. On the production staff are Clem Wendle, BUI Fltzgibbons, John Cooling, John Long, Mary Wardein, Cella Orr, Patricia Callahan, Mary Meehfln, Colorei Quccion*, and Carol Ann Dean. Ihp gny seVies of Incidents are related in the play Just as they 'were In the book and just as they happen in hundreds of households throughout the country today and every day. For this is a true and endearing picture of average family life at the time of a wedding. The second performance will take place Friday night. } j New Alarm Top Secret I A "top secret" alarm signal which gives a piercing whistle recently has been Installed In British Post Office trucks which carry large amounts of cash, I/melon reports. Also in the event of an attack the driver can press a switch and lock himself in his cab. 'Vagabonds' Will Appear at Kapers j Three business nnd professional : mm, members of fhc Alton Kl! wnnis Club and featured as the "Klwanls Vagabond Trio" are prartirlnK nightly fo assure the puhllr of a lop performance at the Kivvanis Kapers which will he held Thursday April 30 a! 8:15 p. m. at Alton Senior HiRh School Auditorium. The "Vagabonds," a take-off of the Vagabonds which appears on a television show, Is composed of Ken.Carslenn on the guitar; Clyde Borman on the trumpet and Ross 'Armbnnter on thf bass "fiddle". fiarh man, earlier in life played with danre hands, Ross Armburster had his own orchestra when he aft ended the University of tlllnois. Clyde Borman was top trumpet player in his college dance band, and Ken Carstens was a banjo strummer in several well known bands around the St. Louis area a few years ago. This group will open the Kapcrs show with Eugene CrtvelJo acting as master of ceremonies. The en- For You Who Dimand thi Pfniit FLOORING! Johns-Manville Asphalt Or Plastic Asbestos Tile Flooring E. & E. COMPANY 87 HENRY ST. - ALTON, ILLINOIS. Free Estimates. PHONE 3-7739 or 3-7730 tire show win nt i tafcfreft of television productions. Tickets are available from all Kiwanis members. New Use for Bomber* Adapted Lincoln bombers are to he used In a new way lor fighting bush fires in Australia, Sydney reports. The crews will photograph the fires from the air, develop the negatives In the plane, print them and drop them to show firefighters the extent of the fire. First National Bank A TRUST COMPANY In Alton Capita} and Surplus $1,500,000 third A BellB Strenti • Alton, tlllnoU IdtMBBR rCOBRAL DEPOSIT INSURANCES CORPORATION ^••••i^p^^^^_^,g^i^^i«ii^g^^j^_^i^^ WOOUIHIFII By LfelfORA WOODBtmN - The teeal Parent Teachers its regular meeting Tuesday eve> ning at 8 p. m. at Woodburn School. Electon of oHlcere win take place and Mr. and Mrs. Luth- m MawR of Bmlwr ftm wffl tfw* pictures ot Europe. Mrs. John Ray'i father, Stevt Bull, (en Monday evening at thf home of his daughter and laffend injuries which have confined Mm to his bed. Mrs. Kenneth Day and son, Gordon, of Alton visited with Mrs. James Barnes, Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Winsel , APOTL a, UK g^ MM ^^BMMMBBM>M> spent Tuwday with their daughter, M«, William Dtmsteter, m Id* wardsviQe. Mr. and Mrs. ttoy Arnold iffum- ed home Monday after ifwnding the weekend with thtir dattghter, Mrs. Mary Braden, in Alton, The plaeeintnt .. Sortaa of Indian ACMti found lota in industry for about 89,000 Indiana in 1882. YMENT ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^HIHHi^^HHBMMBHBBBM^" 1 ^^^ 1 ''* If you «ra unable fo meet your piyfiiifltt whtn dm, in BUDGET PLAN ind fit out of debt with payments you c«n afford, ragirdins of how much or how miny you owe, i i • NO SECURITY OR- ENDORSERS REQUIRED NOT A LOAN COMPANY-ONE PLAOE TO PAY BONDED AND INSURED 'There la No Substitute for Experience" mm p* * CE on CALL p* THE BUDGET PLAN "A Family Financial Service Established in 1941" 201 WEST THIRD ST, 2nd FLOOR , ALTON PHONE 2-9711 KROEHLER AND OTHIR NATIONALLY ADVERTISED SECTIONAL SOFAS GREATLY REDUCED $195 2-PC, MODERN $| 1A SECTIONAL SOFA Now _ II 9 $221 J'tt. MODERN $|C|| SECTIONAL SOFA Now _ 1 99 (249 2-PC. MODERN $170 SECTIONAL SOFA Now _ 1 1 9 $289 2-PC. MODERN $00 1% SECTIONAL SOFA Now _ LLV SAVE 30% AND EVEN MORE! HOT1-BUT 2 PIECES! SOFA BED SI 10, 2-PC. SMART SET SECTIONAL SOFA With rubber cuthiont _ ^^s^[^l] $ 59 ,. p rte ..« v£.uo»»° -, Beg; jug Va j ue v v. i»l«9. &£s3&&S&?2i&0$s* ^isSi^M-Slf^^ 55 " 521 *** OPEN AN i A Beaut|fu| Sofa fc y Da y J ACCOUNT AND i A Big, Comfortable USE TOUR CREDIT | Double Bed by Night! OVER 100 STYLES TO CHOOSE FROM SAVE ON PERIOD AND MODERN BEDROOM SUITES $195.00 3-PC, PRIMA VERA BEDROOM SUITE $23»,00 SUITE $249.00 3.PC. MODERN MAPLi SUIT! . . $291.00 3-PC. IIIACHED MAHOOANY IIDRpOM SUIT! _ $291.00 4-PC. MODERN WALNUT VENEER IEDROOM SUITE SlIOOO $12900 -M*? $168°° 29S.00-3.PC. TOASTED _ $349.00 3-PC. WALNUT VINIIR IEDROOM $UITE _____ , $348.00 LIMED OAK MODERN IEDROOM SUITE _____ J245 00 V f ^1 $491.00 3.PC. MAHOOANY $94000 PERIOD IEDROOM SUITE „ iHT HOLLYWOOD HEADBOARD WITH ANY SIMMONS, SEALY, ENGLANDERor Other Nationally Known MATTRESS VALUES UP TO $39.50 i FUNMHTS

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