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PAGE TWO KODNT pULASKI TIMES.NEWS Mount Pulaski. Illinois Pub4shed and entered as second class matte in the posofI4ce at Mount Pulaski, Illinois, Nov. 17, 1930, under the Act of Congress of March 9, 1879. HARRY J. WIBLE Editor and Publisher Terms of SubscripUon: Three Months .......................... 50c Six Months ................................ $1.00 One Year ................................... $2.00 Published Every Thursday LOCAL NEWS ITEMS --Take the Family to see "Stars In My Crown," showing at the Mount Pulaski Theatre, Sunday and Monday, Jan. 7 and 8. Mati- nee at 2:00  Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Robert McGuire and James Larison, of St. Louis, Mo., visited northwest of the city from Saturday to New Year's day with relatives Mr. and Mrs. John Gulso and family. Miss Marilyn Manes left on Tuesday for Wichita. Kas., fol- lowing a holiday viist with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Manes. She is a student at the University of Wichita. Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Simpson of Decatur, visited in the city on Saturday with his cousin, Mrs. Harold Hargrave. They brought home Ann Hargrave, who had made a short holiday visit with them. Walter Tomlinson, Elkhart, has been seriously ill the past eight weeks, and is a patient in the St. John's hospital, Springfield. He now shows signs of improvement. Mrs. Henry Keil of Springfield was a Sunday guest of her sis-, Miss Katie Keil. Mr. and Mrs. Dan Weitherford of Dallas, Texas spent the Christ- mas holidays in Latham visiting his brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Steging. Mr. and Mrs. Ben Platt served a turkey dinner New Year's day, having as guests: Mrs, Henry Flesch, Springfield; Mr. and Mrs. i Russell Curtis, Mr. and Mrs. S. E. Curtis and Miss Cora Holmes. At Christmas time Dr. and Mrs. G. S. Connelly made an auto trip to Kennett, Mo., and visited with their daughter, Mrs. Harold Pal- mer and family. Mrs. Palmer ac. companied them home and on Wednesday of last week was admitted to St. Clara's hospital in Lincoln, for surgery. M00unt Pulaski THEATRE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY FRIDAY - SATURDAY January 5 and 6 "The Cariboo Trail" (In Cinicolor) with Randolph Scott, Karin Booth, Gabby Hayes plus - Cartoon -- Specialty . "tiny Terrors Make Trouble" SUNDAY - MONDAY January 7 and 8 Matinee Sunday. 2 P. M. "Slams In My Crown" starring Joel McCrea, Ellen Drew, Dean Stockwell Selected Short Subjects WKDNESDAY - THURSDAY January 10 and 11 "Johnny Belinda" t with Jane Wyman, Low Ayres Charles Bickford, Agnes Moorhead CARTOON -- NEWS THE MOUNT PULASKI T/k'ES- NEWS, MOUNT PULASKI, ILLINOIS FRIDAY, JANUARY 5, 1951 Kenneth Johnson of Carlyle,a student at Millikin University in Decatur, visited here during part of the holidays with Mr. and Mrs. Walter Sullivan and family. Charles Dunlap of Mode, Ill., was in the city New Year's day enroute to Cornland for a visit with friends and former neigh- bors. Years ago he was a rural route carrier out of Cornland. Mr. and Mrs. Gone Tlpsword of Champaign, visited Sunday and Monday with her mother, Mrs. Robert E. Buckles. Mr. and Mrs. Mervin Kinert of Decatur. were Sunday callers at the home of his mother, Mrs. Bessie Kinert. Miss Elizabeth Horn of Chi- cago arrived Saturday for a New Year's visit with her sister, Miss Sciota Horn. Mrs. R. B. Shoemaker of De- catur visited Sunday with her sister, Mrs. A. C. Kolp. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Ryan and children, Robert, Carol, Joan and Johnny, returned home last Sat- urday from an auto trip and holi- day vacation of two weeks to states in the southwest and in Long Beach and San Bernardino Calif. In the latter city they call- ed on former Mount Pulaskians, Mrs. Wilma McQuaid and moth- er, Mrs. George M. Drobisch. retake the Family to see "Stars In My Crown," showing at the Mount Pulaski Theatre, Sunday and Monday, Jan. 7 and 8. Matt. nee at 2:00 p.m. Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. 3oseph Eggerman visited in Naperville during part of the holidays with his 'mother, Mrs. Cornelia Eggerman and other relatives. Jimmy Obcamp, who has been living near New Canton with his father. William Obcamp, came to Mount Pulaski during the holi- days for a visit with his grand- mother, Mrs. T. W. Moore, while waiting for his call to the Army Air Corps service. Jacob Danner of Decatur was in the city New Year's day and visited several relatives and friends. Miss Florence Wachter of Springfield visited here Sunday and Monday with her mother, Mrs. Thomas Wachter. Miss Mary Ellen Clancy of Kankakee was a guest last Fri- day and Saturday of Miss Joan Hubbard. During the Christmas season Dr. and Mrs. Edwin Wait and children, Charles and Janet, of Streator, made a short visit here with his parents, Dr. and Mrs. G. F. Wait, and also went to Decat- ur to see his grandfather, J. C. Burgoyne. Louie Weckel of Chicago vis- ited from Friday to Monday With his sister and brother, Mrs. Thorn as Wachter and Adam Weckel, and in Chestnut with another sis- ter, Mrs. Merle Riedle. Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Connolley and son Jimmy, of Henry, visited here at Christmastime with his sister, Mrs. Louis F. Sams and husband. Mr. and Mrs. Edd Ayers, dau- Linda and Myrna, former residents, now of Olney, Mr. and START THE NEW YEAR RIGHT . . . Make a resolution now! Have your hair taken care of by ex- perienced operators. Complete beauty service with just the right permanent for your hair, starting at $6.00, including hair-cut, shampoo and hair style. BOBBIE BEAUTY SHOP Over Kzesgee Lincoln Phone 871 Ruby Crum THE BEST BY TASTE TEST Mr Henry Schmoker of Olney, visited over the holidays in Sanford, Fla., with Mr. and Mrs. John Reinwald. Mrs. Alva Creag- or and Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Duskin and family. They report that the weather was warm and that they picked oranges and grapefruit off the trees in the Duskin yard. The fire department made its last run of 1950 at 9:15 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 30, with the rural truck, to the farm of Ivy Neal near Lake Fork. The roof of the house had caught fire from sparks, but neighbors had the blaze out when firemen arrived. Sgt. R. E Harbert, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ova Harbert, Decatur, made a short visit here during the holidays with his grandmoth- er, Mrs. Ella Litterly. He had been overseas and stopped in the city while enroute to Great Falls, Montana. Other guests in the Litterly home were Sgt. Robert E. Hughes and wife. Members of the St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic church held their annual Christmas party and pot luck in the Legion home on Thursday evening, Dec. 28. Fol- lowing the supper a program was presented. Santa Claus gave out treats to the children. Sam Bertoni showed moving pictures. In Springfield Dec. 26 a Hahn family get.together" and dinner was served at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Hahn and fam- ily. An exchange of gifts was eatured. Those present were Mr. and Mrs. August H. Hahn Mr. and Mrs. Donald McCormick and Billy Puhr of Mount Pulaski; Rev. and Mrs. Edwin Hahn and fam- ily of Quincy. The Cleaners Class of the St. John's Lutheran church, will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, with Mrs. Wilford Scroggin, Sr. Mrs. J. M. Rothwell will be hostess to the Never.Grow-Old Society at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 5. the assisting hostess being Mrs. George E. Suedmeier. Wednesday afternoon, Dec 27, members of the 20th Century club were entertained by Mrs. O. E. Wagner in the last meeting of 1950. Five Hundred was played, prizes being won by Mrs. George Rupp, Mrs. Clarence West and Mrs. Albert Dillsaver. Miss Anna Schafer is hostess for the next meeting. Service Mothers of World War II met in the Tomlinson Rec at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 29. for the last meeting of 1950. They enjoyed their annual Christmas party and exchange of gifts. Al- so, the musical program. The an- nual election of officers was held with the following results: Mrs. Robert Rothwell, Sr., president; Mrs. David Hawk, vice president; Mrs. Guy Hatfield, secretary; Mrs John Stratton, treasurer re- elected. The American Legion Auxiliary will meet in the Legion Home Monday evening, Jan. 8. All members are urged to attend. Central Rebekah lodge will meet in the IOOF Hall at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 5th. There will be no installation of officers at this time. The Mount Pulaski Odd Fel- lows lodge will hold its annual installation of officers at 7:30 p. m. Tuesday, Jan. 9. Following the regular lodge work lunch will be served. All members are asked to attend. The A.V. Class of the Methodist church will meet at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 9 at the home of Mrs. Harry Lucas on South Mari- on street. Assisting hostesses will be Mrs. Morrell Deibert, Miss Nolle Vandevender and Mrs. R. D. Aitchison. Mount Pulaski Home Bureau Unit II. will meet at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 8, at the home of Mrs. Sidney Lee. The major les- son, "World Affairs of Interest to Homemakers." will be presented by the county adviser, Mrs. Ma- bel Albrecht of Lincoln. The min- or lesson, "Soft Meringes," will be given by Mrs. Harold Tendick. NEW YEAR'S EVE DINNER SERVED AT WIBLE HOME A New Year's Eve dinner and party was given Sunday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. H. J. Wible, having as guests members of the Times-News force and their fami- lies. Those present were: Mr. and Mrs. Paul E. Beidler, Mr. and Mrs. Harold L. Hargrave and daughter Ann, Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Leckbee and son Merwyn.. Mr. and Mr& Frank Passmore, Jr., and daughter Vicki. Also. Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Zimmermann and son Gary and William Gibbs. CONDENSED STATEMENT OF The First National Bank MOUNT PULASKI, ILLINOIS AT THE CLOSE OF BUSINESS DECEMBER 30, 1950 RESOURCES LIABILITIES Cash & due from Banks U. S. Govt. Bonds & Securities Other Bonds & Stock Loans & Discounts Overdrafts Bank House Furniture & Fixtures Other Real Estate Other Assets $ 431,794.76 1,776,351.15 362,044.17 609,430.72 210.41 4,000.00 2.00 503.53 Capital Stock Surplus Undivided Profits Reserve Account Deposits $ $3,184,336.74 100,000.00 100,000.00 62,416.14 25,000.00 2,896,920.60 $3,184,336.74 I I | = | i,?! i