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Alton Evening Telegraph (Newspaper) - September 13, 1954, Alton, Illinois Help girl so its give to the Chest Alton evening Telegraph sen ing the Alton Community Jot Muir than i in weather. J Alton Arm Cloudy to by my tuesday with Shower. To. Tuesday about is highest to afternoon in in of the associated press 5c per copy. Vol. Xix no. 204 Alton ill., monday september 13,19.1 20 pages established january 15, 1836. Thompson co. Low bidder on state St. Widening paving starts Church Campaign Thompson Asphalt co. Of Madison was apparent Low bidder Ai $38,067 on the widening and bituminous resurfacing of state it in the North Side business Seton of Alton when bids were of and by the division of highways of Springfield. The bid was Anontine Dottie division of highways is n share with the City on a 50-50 Oasis Tho Cost of the project Vii sch Viii provide a much needed improvement to Lessen congestion on Throe blocks of a City reel that carries extensions of both route 87 and state routes 111 and too. Alton is to defray its share in the Cost of the Job i rom a motor fuel tax appropriation. The work i to be carried out and supervised by the Highway department to plans drawn by the Alton Mit project engineers shop Pard Morgan k Schwaab. I Iii Pleton this l Ull City Engineer Fairfield Sud today that tie has Learned the Thompson co., it awarded Fie Job. Proposes to Complete it the autumn. I net the plans for the improvement the pavement will tie widened to a uniform Width of 49 feet he said. This will allow two 8 a toot parking lanes and three 11-foot mov ing traffic lanes. The Center trait in Lane w ill pro vide space for cats to pass hut its primary purpose i Star use As a left Tum Lane at the aft i coaches to the Delmar and Elm St intersections. Traffic at Deb mat and state the Highway entree to the City already is controlled by Stop go lights and the City Lins pans in conjunction with the widening Jot fur the installation of automatic tray tic lights at Elm. Left turn lanes Are necessary Tor proper and expeditious gleaming of traffic through t oth intersections. Ready to Stilt project Engineer c. Of. Sheppard said today that All is in readiness for a Start on sons auction a soon As a contract is awarded the widening is to be provided by cutting Back the sidewalks. Which will have a minimum remaining Width of 6 feet frown property lines to the curb a vilify poles already have been shifted a k to permit the widening said Sheppard and Survey stakes have already been set to guide the contractor. Court to hear a to Osborne suit Tot improves after Ealing Iii Al in i Poison Kathleen Figge 2 daughter or and i. Vav r. Figge of 2813 View land ave., is Iran flies my at her Home following treatment in the emergency room of Alton memorial Hospital after she had eaten a rodent exterminator. She had gotten the exterminator without the knowledge of her parents. She was Given a stomach Lavage at the Hospital and later improved sufficiently to be Able to return Home. Other patients treated emergency room include aul Pelan 9. Of 238 West Elm ft., who suffered a wound to his foot when he stepped on a Nail Leonard w. Young. 118 Boynton it who was bitten by a dog and Earl Schneider 49, of 913 Humboldt ct., a hand injury. Wallace Whipple 17, of cottage Hills was treated for a knee injury and Ricky Oldham 2, of it. 2, Brighton was examined after falling i rom a High limit. Springfield 111, special Oral arguments in the Appeal of the City of Alton from a mad i Ison count circuit court decision holding for Alton City treasurer Andrew a Osborne Over tees for collection of taxes has been scheduled for sept 23, Illinois state supreme court clerk Earle Benjamin Searcy Springfield said today. A final decision could be had at the november term Osborne who has been ii Cater sinc e 1919 sued on aug. 21, 1953, for two per cent of the collected taxes. He challenged the Validity of an Alton City ordinance which limited his compensation to the salary fixed by the City Council of Alton. Osborne sought a commit inn As sex of fico collection Tor the township of Alton amounting to i ant for earn year in office hive years. The trial court with East St. Louis City judge j. E. Fleming presiding held for Osborne. Fleming held the ordinance void insofar As it applied to Osborne and enjoined the City from Anion my or attempting to enforce it and Dii refer that lie ionian no retain $1,500 two per c ent of upwards of $75 too and that the City pay him Xii too Foith previous four years. Other minty ase two other appeals from Madison county Are to he argued before the High court. I s. Rose i a Sui i att seeks to it a Ide a divorce granted her husband Daw Oliver Surrall by City court of Granite City. Oliver g. And Anne e. Piper ask a review of a circuit come verdict in favor of or. And mis. Leonard s. Schwartz order ing the pipes to remove a Fence Al los idly built on property adjoining the Schwartz property in Edwards die. Also before the High court for possible final decision of this term i the Appeal of the Illinois. Industrial commission which seeks affirmation of ifs ruling requiring the Mississippi River fuel corp. To pay the state util-1 it sales tax the St. Clair county Clr it nit i court reversed the commission on the ground the Utility is exp Empi from the Levy. Upward j of $1,500 000 in taxes which the Mississippi River fuel corp. Continued on Page i col 7. Lint rest Moon Molies 11 s la o in i sunday might gift to first methodist a or. L. In Hayes Ray ii it hands s2.500 Cheek to Bishop Charles Wesley Bra i a res left As Hay Andrews and Verle to Iii Cie look on. I i Gill Hall of a so too pledge Mas made As the Church marked its 125th photo. Chil Roii j v t s y a i fax we 4 Zwick Erden Leshe anniversary a a gift of is too \ Iii fied m a death toll 19 of Hurricane leaves Oast Portland. Maine to pm washed no highways Railroad tracks and crops Lay like a lagged wound to Dav across territory raked by death dealing hum Ane Edna from Massachusetts to Nova Scotia. The Cost Irr lives mounted to 19. Maine gov. Burton a Cross Atter an it Survey set ins there at More than seven million dollars on top of to million wrought 12 Days be Tore by hurries a Carol mss a ked president Eisenhower to declare Maine a map disaster Etca. Two turds of Nova it 0 a a four million Dollar Apple sop was counted in. All of main s dead Wert drown Ling victims. Four persons perished Ltd i if i Husetis Quot be n conned Cut. Another in Nova a it Ilia six Highway fatalities in new Yore s ate Wen attributed to the Hui a Tea be. Southern new England braced for devastation reminiscent of a to. Li38 Hurricane was spaced head property damage my Ever in die a teas hardest hit water not wino was blamed for must Otth Des met Ion. Hundreds of new Lett their a Mastai Low Lane Bonn returning to find water still a evidence although subs Ding meanwhile Hurricane Florence tropical storm of the year broke vip As it moved Inland on the mexican coast sunday. . Military might will thwart assault in Formosa Dulles race for Chest sundae right was distinguished by the appearance of what is termed the Quot Harvest Moon Quot or a Hunters it Ris its As the Sun sets and sets As the Sun rises. Sunday Moonlight was almost in the Tropic in brilliance. As the suns Mich evening rays left this hemisphere with one lat red kiss on the Western horizon the huge Orange orb of floated up from the East to take Over the sky and later turned the to Silver. Weather Thi weekend has la Een pleasant with warm Days and Cool nights. Lowest Reading 53 degrees so far this season was recorded at Afton dam for the 24-hour period ending at saturday Midnight. The Low for the 24 hours ending sunday Alton first methodist Church sunday my Rived from or. I if. Hayes the first half of his pledged gift of $5,000 to the Church with the remainder to he paid in january. The event is marked by Cele Bra i Ion of the 125th anniversary of the Church Here and by the appearance of Bishop Charles Wesley Brashares of Chicago resident Bishop of the Chicago area and head of Illinois methodist m Flat Lier fund a p. Hop Tim shares had dedicated the new parsonage of the Wood River ii is methodist Church. The Alton Church Campaign to raise $25,000 for expansion was officially started sunday with the meeting at which Bishop Brashares spoke on the theme of building upon rot k instead of Sand. The remaining $20,000 of Hie goal is to he raised through a Campaign slated to continue to Ort 3 with a ii h. Andrews As chairman seeking members for the �?o125 club $125 to lie donated by East h member or $1 for each year of the Church s exist Alice or. Hayes donation is a memorial to his late wife mrs. Lillian Hayes who was Active in the Church dining her lifetime particularly in the Nii Quot Ion Field. Bishop Brashares will continue his Woik in this area with a four Day conference starting today at Pere Marquette Park he is to meet with four District superintendents of the Church Tor policy and organization discussion the Bishop is president of the world wide Council of Bishops of die methodist Church Washington up Brig. Gen. Ralph Vav. Zug Icker swore today he had no recollection of muttering at a Public hearing in new York City that sen. Mccarthy was an i ,�?� and Zwicker testifying before the Senate committee considering censure charges against Mecar a thy. Insisted he was acting under explicit orders when he handled an honorable discharge for maj. Irv my Peres. Peres is the army dentist Mccarthy has described As a f of a amendment communist. One of the censure charges against Mccarthy is that he abused Wicker in questioning the general last feb. 18 in new York c Ity about the Pere Scase. Mccarthy was acting then a chairman of the Senate investigations subcommittee. I conflict with end ofter has been headlined throughout the censure hearings and was one of the fuses which set off the Monad in sunday s balloting was seen Carthy army As a clearcut exposure of the old leaders suddenly dwindling popularity. The Rural state called the Quot poor House of the Bonn Republic Quot a re buffed the 78-year-old Chancellor s plea for a vote of Confidence in Adenauer has new political Batt Leinoff find i by Daniel Dell e Kihl Germany pm a political riptide menaced Chancellor Konrad Adenauer and his pro Amel lean for Eun policy today As his socialist foes merged As the strongest party in a key state election. Although the coalition headed by Adenauer s Christian democratic i Mon appeared sure of holding control of the government in the briton zone Frontier state of schlep wig Llo Stein. Bordering the soviet zone. The socialists 12, xxx vote 5 a Uteri cans re deported a from g ii i ii a feet my its in w Loi tag state parliament t. Campaigning for overture to Russia to unify East and West Germany the socialists outscored the can Nan Democrat in Tjio a amt state that accorded the cd a 2 i margin Over its Arch rival Las year when Adenauer was reelected Chancellor. In today s final count the cd Quot oiled Tim socialists 384,870 to 3s8.7&s. Tile de Vole was Cut almost in half from its 1953 Peak of a an lie Odd Ness the next meeting of the com 837,570 in Schleswig Holstein. The Mitten for the Alton fill Mth socialists picked up 34,289 vote Odist fund program is mated this Over la a year total of 357.7 is week. With the Day not specified Adenauer fought to save his in and next sunday at the Church National prestige with a speech a rally Day will he observed. In this state Friday in which he tentative plan Are to acquire described n Ato members a parking lot on fifth treet Neor a tonal Lur the i flinch at sixth and Market streets. The area Ron Derod is that where some t Dement buildings were recently razed. 11 Al <1 in to scout on Supsic of murder los Angeles v a 14-year-old soy scout is held at juvenile Hall today on suspicion of murder-1 my his Stepfather. Police said Larry Linier a scout i p urn Leader fired five shots from j a 22 Rifle at Irven Woodrow Loneks. 40. A truck Driver after a quarrel Between Loucks and Lar in s Mother. The Mother said Loucks pulled her out of a truck us tier hair. He Haberen drinking she said. A i dido t mean to kill of Beers quoted the boy. A i Only wanted to scare or Loucks Mother of 13 including three by Loucks a said me argument was Over gut be to pick up nine children at a birthday party. Id v ii Oslav l ice Inlo Foggia Italy a a thirteen i Young yugoslavs. 12 men and a woman landed in a Small motor add boat at nearby Vieste today said was 55 degrees sunday s j they a i fled their communist High temperature was 82 de Hom Tana and a ked political frees. J Refuge in and German sovereignty As his new goal. The socialists elected 20 land tag candidates to the de i 19 in direct contests. But it complicated system 40 per cent of the parliament s 89 seats on a proportional Bas. Gave the rival parties a final total of 2o seats each. The refugee party Woi to seats the free democrats 5, and tax remaining 4 went to the she bloc formed by the German party an the schlep a a . Dispute and the recent hearings on that cont Tover a. Villiam j. Harding of new York lit told the censure hearings last week he was a Spectator at the february hearing by met earthy into the Peres Case. Harding swore that during an open morning session he heard Zwicker mutter that the senators also Spectator Wicker also a a s during that morning be was questioned by Mccain Hind closed doors tha Ai before Zwicker took the chair an army medical officer Zapf. William j. Woodward testified that during the february nearing he heard Mccarthy say a to an aside that Zwicker a the a first fifth amendment general we pc had before us a Zwy Acker began i testimony by Reading into the record the Ord r Fie receded from a Islington directing him to stye Pirt is an to unable discharge. There were indications Mea while that difficulties May ars in getting a full Senate to ret it before theve a. 2 elections to a on a Resolution by sen. Flande 1 in it calling on the s acc censure Mel a tiny for in become conduct Htwe to pm in Advance of today a bears sen Murray a Mont said a ter View i has no intention by t red Hampson Hong Kon up three american. Held captives of communist China for More than a year. Have Blin ordered deported from Kiangtung province w Inch Bordel s Hong Kong piping radio reported. A broadcast sunday identified the Trio a Richard Applegate 37, of Medford. Ore., a National ing co. Correspondent Donald Dixon. 25, new York. An International news service newsman and by n Jam in Krasner 30, Brooklyn a ship Captain. Thoro was no ital cation when or where tile Trio would he released a a s. Consulate official Ai the Border said the group would nut arrive there today but that flu Border watch would be resumed tuesday. He did not elaborate. Piping radio also said Hugh Francis Redmond former new York Busine Man had Bern convicted of espionage in Shanghai and sentenced to life in prison. Piping Aid the Applegate Trio was picked up by a red coastal defense unit March 21, 1933, aboard Applegate s yacht Ken. After it a intruded into China ten ii Ali Ennis mock k is a John la. Lachky is. Emits attorney and civic Leader Steps to the speakers desk at this mornings so i. Id i a red Feather sweepstakes Start As Advance gift chairman in de Borman who has just introduced ii in sits photo 3 Chest orders finish their race by Harvin l. Arrowsmith Dew or pm Secretary of state a fresh from gleba1 Strat me fences with president w r and the National be Counne May american it might will thwart any it Lim com wrist assault again nationalist Formosa. And Fri Hie j Edgar Hoover and atty. Gen. Brownell say that so far As the red threat on the Home front is concerned the ration 4.a1 is to a utterly destroy the communal party in i the ended states they reported a new drive toward Haf objective is Well under Way and c Onn no in urn St a a starred by g new Law granting in in Unity from proved Ion hav be n going to the Fri to Tell about the activities of fellow con spa of ors. A utter with Ike Dulles Hoover and Brownell j made to it it statements at news conferences o the Ummer White h Hie sunday after conferring a a with the president. Then i Shower. Dulles. Vice j president Nixon and other member of the n it Hula. Security Council met for three hours in extra Ord nary a Iod for top secret 1 of t he Coin to menace abroad East. Part ii arly in the far Dulles bin meeting the reach a Der policy on Tavnier can d a St Island 1 to effective Dulles to ted in Advance of it the Council might Siun As to precis . E question of whether Efen a of the nation it of Quemoy is essential defense of Formosa d newsmen that a in the dumps Oil sat Iii sew c r to lie set la inter tis Conj their pit Toda v u phase of they son re to Arn a a Gin work i in Unity Chest Campaign solicitation on a1 pert cards before noon to hours Atter that the it the opened were mis. A f. Giber s Armbrister and mrs Meihei w quid armed not Nee adm. Man oth 1 i de he it ing re lung the v. Us tet it i Mitto i relict m Yeti Illarion of Hnin Ary St. Thu sanitary be pumps for lift of sewer should it Maplet i before a intr -. Neer Fairfield said u Piojo t a been Inage Bic n a ii ability of i c installation a i in a to it our and b Airfield express Jal the Council at us a May authorize a c City Day. Plan Sling e e n com r. K. Mclaughlin. The starting Gate went up and 23 a Thor is a took off on the Rich $81,491.87 red Feather sweep. Stak 1 Thi morning after hitting bag at Mineral Hub mortal vat the Frio Macao pot Mainland to it ins new Pipher and Kung. Ung and if Kwan planned to it pm Colony i k up Dav id service Pho n him to Toga Hong in 3 Cai lion a Rind the Intel rating Ali Surv rely p ii list on the nose Springs hotel. That it 23 a Thoi As Many team Captain and Wick Vav Iii i number of a phae of the c $229 imm Eatna tin object Iva the Carn but it it s been deft a a mending a a Parade in of Iii to ugh admin Rescue plane seeks survivors of Aoh Moster 1 we Dot the a it Greenii i air Force base plane today header a to Thule a r bae till medical supplies in Vor of a i i ration -. Need for the new pump a Ollie rearrangement for rtt ent of the pumping Falt Ltd a ared acute hark in u when there were years of re in a la and a Erie of fuck of it appeared then to present pump. A tout 23 it Vav of the across in a represented. Each w the a to Advance gift make the total tie pants in this my Miry Chest s in at out i he w As to Complete by this evening. A indicate d by tin of a a Broom and Quad a the opening t. The aim ran far ahead rotations. Amt Xiv a guess win a a f it instance Quot that a que it a for am Quot Rica military chief decide he added that Eisen War and the. A tier non military of die Security Council it adv the advice of the forces leaders but Woald follow it. Adlord a res it Arthur w Radford chair the joint chiefs of staff j is the military member of the court-1. And he was on hand for Sun a in s meeting the first Ever held out Ide Vav Ashington the e. S. 7lh Bleet a under Long Anding orders to protect for a Rosa. The Island bastion of the chinese nationalists from any assault by the chinese reds. Duie who flew Here from the i a last sunday repeatedly de it mod to say categorically just who a orders the a a la meet May have received or will receive in it mow it h Quemoy. A erf Ion that american rail right can turn Back any red sea Auh on Formosa came Jooe to a question As to or the i med state has any her retaking Formosa if it fall to the communists l ined the possibility of such Flop ment a so totally and it emote a that the Drnec Quot such la c a and better a Iii ties in i Quot at Tihoi aes the line la Motte i Piu. In. A Mati Thi Lugo ten. Horn Vou id St and dim pet Imp Ign Cham ins pointed out ten Dulles warn on to i am convinced in the or i f know. That i for the a Vav i and on an the. Pompon gent Ender May 01 \ 1 to u t rot a a Moi in Post do it past wee mail Nev cation. All we work of had been Dut in it uld reply a fit do would add of of Iii out to argument Here Calif Oniu girl i miss in a a audience sees rites on America television i Uii knit by James e. Iov Danson the new a Flat look by do at1antic City n j to a his in turn to save me a ing stemmed beaut from Call As for Romance Lee said a there ? Ionia in the Crown and Robes get no one special and that she Only Queen pm Park today on a 1 f or Quot some Verv Good friends Quot came t awful thanks be High ceiling of Fly a daddy and i Hope River singes Long whirlwind tour a the 19.v> min America Nineteen Vear old Lee Ann Meriwether of -8ati Francisco woo want to by ail actress and there s no special boy Friend in be life right now is modest am it her j figure. But the pageant judges no 1 selected her from among 9 oth w to was j mariners saturday were More enthusiast in Over Lee mean in rants a which Nape in the we a by 34j, Waist 22 and h a some very across the world in Tokyo one of her a Good army pm. John r Rev Broil of san Jo-calif., was excited when he heal i that Lee won the miss Amene title. R so he was the Guy she went steady with a tha they a Errn to engaged but that Newa Quot working pm if Quot Lee. Unburned and lately wept freely As she donned the miss America Robe and Crown b fore a Zero a duh be. Laver 7 a m else .52 s age -.06 uck Hsc dam 2t> w Bureau 7am men Pool 418 90 Tauva a ter 394 .91 i her hit interview with new a . Lee Lunf ded that j Kin t think tied g a Quot Manly to. Lone touch Competition and that t final television audit convention Ila la crowd sturday . Oor of her firs. Tho it f her late Futi or wether no died a i. U Jami a 13.000 i was Merlin a Peech of danced toward the i the Hall and said qui Hope you know you re she 1 her father a wanted Rife to got it Stanford and be an acne Quot but there Wasny to enough Money fur Stanford so Lee went to the c by of san Francisco. Money now wan t Joe too much of a problem for Lee will receive about $40,000 in Public appearance fees in addition to a new ear. Fur jewelry and other prizes. All told. Lee s winnings total almost aug. Too. Lee left sunday flt Iell stay in new Yore hell make a round of arces then hell be off America for 15 Days. Quitting campaigning to come b to m Islington for a vote. A they will have to get a c 1. A. It policem a to bring me 1 h re a Murray said before he it i Montana. A Kmball fave problems that Are Conli my the country it is perfectly 10 be tending t me arguing a Mccarthy Fondue Murray who has been critics a i Mccarthy in the past. Hid i minks he and other candidates Foi be a Keetion a have a lot More important things to talk about Quot bar whether the wiscon.-,n Nator it actions have tended to bring tin so Nate into disrepute i it Etlan optimistic tile re was no indication Many other candidate share Oso a it con Foi my met or crack cd in i on y from j Condit Foi Gal my o Ive act in say by not possible be Kummu Nisto under Anc of take for is Uch apposition As ter pose o another question the United states is defense of Formosa. Didst know the her quire air and ground Dun to the 7th Fleet. Brownell and Fri Carne to Denver to or about their plans in new anti commo is provided by the died them a powerful new a Ute outlaws party and prong Down on red another Grams it i us Cut Ion. Under to a peeled no of it tinned on Page it to .1 Natl Nae on to it. I ii i est Ift popularity Maine voters w ill cast ballots in election lot Lav democrats Mist see i set r a two where Apt it ear to South j Ray s a i 1 dark -,1 a nature w i to decide tin vote. Mcclellan thy and oth Mccarthy a he believes t that Nav in i Leo Mittet f Reathi w r. The Sena sen Edwi Nee Mem etude but sen. My d h no How atm f Lintn enough return St ant i Ai a a to criticized Mccar in a report out he by controversy said by do commendation made by the Yinqu i y tided by sen Watkins Heth e i Quot a of hence by Kiu. I him Portland main v Herncane battened a no a today in an election watched a tonally fur possible infill to a he make up of the next Congi i a stake in Republican eve Over it Ference. Fri already by to Ommani Ai willingly former Felikx Uoo Vei Ai Tat to 240 r it i 7 p de a a it a off c. A a pm peed november demo n one e Lection what s b ailed fur one party not l he 47 effects i fur Alai end to d a. St it bul a a ii Al o palate a Edna a of the month. A ted to Are the end generally fast out Hun in d Trio la a a s ><41ui i cd j Duskie. Also a Mith 1 \ Yea wine t c of Cor Ling or a a d for ii e of Uia d. Aud ated for Public of be p a u i a s. I n w hot Nev it by Fri ill in t caches it a Trio re c lib cos i Neit r 0 fat i p r f la ale Char one is n a Al Cioff Ord g mein a r # Opp a. It a dive # by j a a 0 in Thomas e Del ill it my k n b r Colbath. On v f a a gof of a a Man from he d. St. Vav is a Quot feat d by i ale 1 194 hah Sof k $ Ltd so con Ell v p tem i. Nek a f of a to Al rims re his id i it e p re tide \ to Vii vhf Ile a cat to tic Al e. Iii a the e Clee t Ion cd lev Vav de est of he e a id it Ai he s Prog Quot a 15 i Ieca d of r a a 1 Ever Groat e it pm a. Or Ity tha a Ever o rarely hold a n volunteered that a been Appie Mac its who have exp Quot it to testify Aga conspirator 0 a d in a ply is 1 there now Are about party members cd states. He caked i number a in year a i that party off a a j j a vigorous Security n an Effort to Weed rum fade and under Cut caution have adopt measures a but disloyal cd or Fri agents in addition to reporting on h s a a a rile re Nee with Chi aug Kai seek Dulles gave Eisenhower and til Sec i Ity Council a first hand report on the new eight nation pact which he signed for the coned a ate in Manila last week. It it aimed against e it Mumuni to aggression n Southeast Asta referring to the pact. Dukes mid his news conference a if that had been in existence three or four months a Quot i Don t be pc that the free world would have had to take the losses ii did to amp be in a it

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