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east. star, e-4: chool ; land, s a.n state t of ro Vheal and nd to PSXICS atage COY" rt the t IEtao  LOCAL HAPPENINGS Rev. and Mrs. H. Wittrock went to Pontiac Thursday morning to make a brief visit with Mr. and Mrs. William Beck, on account of Mr. Beck&apos;s illness. Mrs. V/ittrock is a sister of Mrs. Beck. Dr. C. M. Merriman, accompan- ied by his wife, went to Spring- field Thursday morning to attend the fifty-ninth annual meeting of the Illinois State Veterinary Med- ical Association, in session two days at the Leland hotel. Many of the veterinarians were accom- panied by their wives, and a spe- cial program was arranged for them, which included a luncheon at 12:30 p. m. in the grand ball- room of the St. Nicholas hotel. Mrs. Julia Buck Harwood of De- " catur was present and gave a talk on "South America." Mahlon Luca visited in Chicago Wednesday at the home of his brother, Earl Lucas, going to see his mother, Mrs. Martha Lucas. of this city. who is spendg the win- ter there and ha been ill. Mrs. Catherine Randolph and son Will, who live between Chest- nut and Beason, called on friends in the city Wednesday. Mrs. Albert Buehler, Mrs. Eu- gene Kretzinger, Mrs. Leonard McCann, Mrs. Audrey Wilson, Mrs. Miriam McCann and Mrs. Vilbur G. Smith, of Chestnut, members of the Mount Pulaski Order of Eastern Star, were in the city last Friday night and assisted in ser- ving a 6:30 o'clock supper to the Royal Arch Masons. Members of the Tuesday After- noon Club were entertained on Jan. 21 by Mrs. William B. Jen- ner at her home on Garden street Five Hundred was the diversion tl prizes going to Mrs. Albert F. Dillsaver, Mrs. Margaret Nolan and Mrs. John T. Hershey. The club will meet next with Mrs. Lo- rah Z. Lipp. Rev. Ray O. Zumstein, pastor of St. John's Lutheran church, was guest speaker at the Lincoln Col- lege chapel service at 10 a. m. Wednesday. The Pleasant Grove Community Club dll meet Friday evening, Jan. 24, at the Pleasant Grove school house on Route 121, four miles north of the city. The pro- gram will be presented by the Mt. Airy Commumty Club. Wieners, buns, fruit and coffee will pe ser- ved by a committee composed of Mr. and M_r. Russell Miller and Jean Gasaway. Mr. and Mrs. Paul R. Moore and family were in Lincoln Tuesday evening at the toff funeral ome, going on account of the death of Mrs. Moore's uncle, William R. Jones, 74, who died in St. Clara's hospital at 6:55 a. m. Monday. Funeral services were held in t_ funeral home at 2 p. m. Wednes- day, and burial was in Union cemetery, Lincoln. Word has been received in Mount Pulaski telling of the ser- ious illness of a former resident, Mrs. Charles Ruple, who lives at 6030 Woodlawn avenue with he: daughter, Mrs. Vernell Woodruff. Mr. Ruple has been in feeble health for many months. Mrs. Edward O. Mayer has been numbered among the sick for sev- eral days. Mr. and Mrs. Harry J. Wible Were d little nephew, Terry Wible in Jacksonville Sunday and visted their daughter Miss Jean, Who attends MacMurray College. At St. John's hospital in Spring- field Monday, June 20, a daughter was born to Mr. d Elton Barton, 2 anEa Mrs'Lv st Robert Carpenter street, Springfield. The father is former Mount Pulaskian, being Son of Mrs. Lila Barton of this city. THE MOUNT P.,ASKI TIMES-NEWS. MOUNT PUIgKI, lrt.t.rMO|8 RED ('ROSS WORK AT TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL Another group of women of Mount Pulaki and vicinity assem- bled in the to.reship high school Monday afternoon to continue the good work on Red Cross projects to do knitting, and finish some women's dresses, as well as start- ing children's garments. This group consisted of /tfes- dames Lorah Z. Lipp, August H. Hahn, Lloyd L. Hargis, Tillie Eng- land, Herman V:ood, Frank Tal- mage, Frank Mann, John E. Bowle. George E. Schahl, :. F. V:ait. William McGee, Arthur E. Baumgardt, Harry M. Lucas, Ra- chel Troxell, Wilbur E Stoll, Ot- to By, C. M. Merriman, Karl Dit- tus, Kenneth Stoll, I.n Davis, Claude Bowles, John Curtis, Da- vid Wilson, Dan Blackford, Henry Christensen, Paul A. Gruber, Jas- per Veech, Misses Barbara Barnes, :Mary Elizabeth Goetz and :Marian Buchanan. Those in charge of the local Red Cross work are anxious that ev- eryone interested be present next Monday in order to complete tl quota. Mc.Deering .Demonstration Frank C. Pease & Co., of La- tham, will hold a demonstration of McCormick-Deering p o w e r farming machinery at their store on Saturday, January 25th, start- ing at 10 o'clock in the morning. Featured in the day's program will be sound movies, entertain- ment and free lunch which will be at the Latham high school. Farmers of the surrounding territory are invited to be pres- ent and to bring their families. Insurance From Family Viewpoint Insurance from the family view - point, with policies as both pro- tection and savings was discussed by Miss Gladys Ward of the Uni- versity of Illinois here Wednesday when she presided at a county- wide, open meeting for home and farm bureau members and any others interested. Four of the most common types of insurance described by Miss Ward were term, ordinary life, ten and 20 payment and endow- ment policies. Payments, said the specialist, could be arranged to oc- cur monthly, quarterly, twice yearly or annually, and in the case of farmers should be made to con- i cur with family income. Especially emphasized was the fact that not all insurance should be carried with one company, and not all the amount in one policy. This practise was advised as giv- ing a greater measure of protec- tion in case of depression and the risk of company failure, and by having the amount of insurance spread over several smaller poli- cies, there is less danger of losing the entire investment. Forty-five were in attendance for the meeting, which was held in the court house from 1:30 to 3 p. m., and comprimes one of the special home bureau activities of the month. PAGE Mxs. Id;t Scroggin came home Wednesday following a visit in California since first part of No- vember with three sons, Oscar and John, in Glendale, and Ver- nal Scroggin in Los Angeles. "I  va Abbott, which occur this CHESTNUT I and the first part of i Those in attendance were Mr. l Mrs. Ralph Hinds, daughter Dolor- A son was born Tuesday, Jan. es, and son Don, of Manito; Mr. 21, in the Decatur and Macon land Mrs. Ivor Marshall, daughter County hospital to Mr. and Mrs. Marjorie and Carol Jean, and sn Everett Lakin of Chestnut. Billy, Mrs. Alta Abbott, daughter On Monday Edwin Johansen be-  ......... . . . t wa, 2dlSS )onna ltana aria Ru gan new aucies in ne Myrick sell ri Bros. meat market and locker I :  rues. plant in Atlanta This firm re-t ...... cently purchased'the Atlanta bus-t Heywor+h School iness " P, cks Band Officers Miss Tekla Stol! of Decatur spent Sunday in this vicinity with i Erma Clemen was elected pres- her parents, Mr. and Mrs. C'harles lident of the Heyworth Communl- Stoll. ty high school band at a meeting I The llth birthday anmversarYlFriday afternoon at the school. of Rex Buehler, son of Mr. and .......... I uther OlIlcers electea are: ,.ynn Mrs. Todd Buehler was observed . . ...... :' . -- I Grove, wce president; Ruth Mo- unaay wire a theatre party in taller " - -  . l , secretary; Marjorie Mor- Lincoln. Fohowing the snow r .... " t gan, treasurer' Tommy rcounree Buehler treated the boys to re- and Robert Golden sta e i  g manager freshments. Rex had as his guests I an ........ ' "" ...... l  tose vuyis:eKe, s'cmbe. Jonn roel Williams, Bob l<_ec I t Wallace Eberherdt, Don McCann How old is old? Science now': and Wayne Koenig. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Gandy, daugh- ters Emma and Theta, were din- ner guests Sunday of M-. and Mrs. Fred Morris, and her father Frank Baker. A birthday anniversary dinner party was given Sunday by Mrs. Cynthia Grimes in honor of her two daughters, Mrs. Ivor Marshall next Sunday's Chlcago and Mrs. Alta Abbott, and grand-I AmerlcarL daughters, Dolores Hinds and El- agrees with the ancient adage that "A Woman is as Old as She !Looks and a Man is as Old as He t Feels." Read of recnt discoveries about old age, and twelve ways to tell whether or not the years are getting you down. An illustrated feature in The American Weekly, the magazine distributed with Herald- : I SPECIALS JANUARY 24-25 NESTLE'S CHOCOLATE .. I/2-1b. can 20c TOWN CRIER FLOUR ........ 5 Ibs. 23c COMET RICE ............... I lb. l Oc Cap GRAPEFRUIT JUICE 2 No. 2 cans 15c ORANGE JUICE ........ 4b-oz. can 23c Cap PINEAPPLE JUICE ... No. 2 can 13c Cap TOMATO JUICE ....... 46-oz. 19c Cap WHOLE GREEN BEANS 2 No. 2 15c Cap SHRIMP ............ No. I can 17c PEANUT BUTTER ......... 16-oz. jar 17c Kellogg's RICE KRISPIES ....... pkg. 10c K, ellocjg's SHREDDED BISCUITS pkg. 9c Wilson's PICKLED PIGS FLT .. 14-oz. 15c Bulk DILL PICKLES, large ...... each 5c Cal. CARROTS... 8c LETTUCE ........ 8c ENDIVE large heads 10c ml CHOCOLATE DROPS ....... 3 Ibs. PEANUT BRITTLE .............. lb. TURNIPS. Sc Sunkist Oranges 21 - 29- 33c doz 25c 6c Mother's Cocoa, 2-lb. cn 17c iiiii Bulk Dates ........ lb. 15c White Raisins ...... lb. 10c Seedless Raisins 3 Ibs. 25c Brown Sugar .... 2 Ibs. I Sc Spacj. or Maaroni 3 Ibs. 25c Pru.es,'40 to S0 lb. 10c Figs ............ pkg. 10c Figs ............ tan 17c Blackberries, No. 2 can I Sc i Woad'bury Soap, 4 bars 23c P & G Soap .... 3 bars 10c Oxydol, med .... 2 for 35c Ivory Soap, lge 3 for 2Sc Sweet Sixteen Oleo, lb. 10c Parkay Oleo lb. 20c Oyster Shell . . . 100 bs. 75c Aunt Jemima is coming to visit our store soon -- Watch tor date VAIL'S FOOD MARKET PHONE 299 FREE DELIVERY MOUIIT PULASKI, ILL I II I