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May 14, 1943

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PACE FOUR .NEBRASKA STATE JOURNAL FRIDVY. MAY 14. 1943L Too early to determine if wheat is hurt It is entirely too early to make tn accurate estimate as to whether or not wheat in the Nebraska panhandle counties has been injured by the recent cold, agronomists at the University - of Nebraska college of agriculture stated Thursday. Temperatures in the panhandle dropped as low as 26 degrees within the past few days, and snow was reported. Quoting the statement by T. H. Alexander, Cheyenne county agricultural agent, that the wheat in Cheyenne county was 8 to 12 inches high, and that 90 percent of it was in "the boot" stage, Dr. K. S. Quisenberry, professor of agronomy at 4he college, said, "Wheat in the stages of growth mentioned by Alexander is susceptible to damage from cold, but unless it were absolutely frozen down, damage would not show up now. It is possible that some damage was done, but if so, it may not be apparent for weeks." Alexander flatly denied having , ( made a statement, previously attributed to him, that 90 percent of the wheat m the panhandle counties was killed by the frosts. Wheat seen Thursday between Sidney and Bridgeport looked normal, Alexander stated, but he also declared that any damage which might have been done would not be apparent now. Agricultural agents from several panhandle counties, in session Thursday at Bridgeport to help perfect plans for the farm labor program in the state, said that the cold was general in the panhandle and that little difference in the wheat could be detected at this time. They also were emphatic in declaring that it is too early to place a proper estimate on the effects of the cold weather in the western Nebraska wheat producing counties. Durr says Cox is biased member of FCC check group WASHINGTON. UP). Clifford J Durr, member of the federal communications commission, petitioned the house Thursday to disqualify Representative Eugene E Cox (d., Ga.) as a member of a special committee appointed to investigate the commission. Durr filed the petition with Speaker Rayburn and sent it along with, a memorandum and exhibits. Durr alleged first that Cox has a personal interest in the investigation because of owneishipp of stock in station WALB at Albany, Ga., which is involved in a proceeding now pending before the FCC, and second that prior to his appointment as chairman of the investigating committee he "had already prejudged and condemned the commission, its personnel and activities and had shown himself to be biased, prejudiced and lacking in the objectivity of mind requisite for a member of such committee." Patterson named as rent director CHICAGO (m. Robert M. Patterson, Scottsbluff, Neb., attorney, will become area rent director-attorney for the Alliance-Sidney defense rental area May 17 Raymond S. McKeough, regiona OPA administrator, said Thursday. Patterson, former deputy Scotts- Bluff county attorney, will succeed Bruce K. Lyon. The area covers Box Butte and Cheyenne counties and the headquarters is in Alliance. Named to office Dr. J. R. Thompson of Lincoln was named president-elect of the Nebraska Society of Dentistry for Children at a meeting held this week at Omaha in connection with the convention of the Nebraska State Dental association. Other officers elected were: Dr. Charles Ricier, Imperial, president; and Dr. Ellen Kelley. O m a h a , secretary-treasurer. Council members are Dr. L. F. Perry, Wayne; Dr. H. A. Askey, Lincoln; Dr. R. E. Harshman, Scottsbluff; George S m a h a, Grand Island; and Dr. Henry M. Wilbur, Omaha. Police sergeant prevents sailor from death jump NEW YORK. (UP). A police sergeant made a lunging tackle on a two-foot ledge 13 floors above crowded Fifth avenue Thursday to seize a 19 year old sailor threatening to jump into the street to his death Thousands of persons gathered on the sidewalks and watchers from the windows of the nearby Empire State and other towering skyscrapers cheered as Police Sgt. James McGuire pinned Bernard Smith, fireman 3rd class, U. S navy, Belmar, N. J., against the building wall and then dragged him over a parapet to safety^ on the roof. At Bellevue hospital Smith said he had become unnerved after being at sea for four months. He said he arrived in New York lasl week end, was given 24-hour leave and was supposed to have returned to his ship Monday. He said his mind became so confused that he went A. W. O. L. Winterscheidt dad philosophy in fatherland CHICAGO. (UP). Severin Winterscheidt, New York, former press chief of the Friends of New Germany, testified in federal court Thursday that he had taken nazi jhilosophy in Germany prior to establishing the original bund school in America Winterscheidt, who testified at he citizenship trial of nine former German-American bund lead- :rs, said he took a six weeks' course at Hamburg before returning to the United States in 1936. The course, he said, dealt with the history and philosophy of the 'leadership principle." "We were taught that if one man is the leader in the politics of the state, that state would be victorious in all its aims," he said. It was taught that Hitler was the natural successor to Prince Arniin, Frederick the Great and Bismarck, and that theirs and Hitler's forms of government were the best. "We were taught that there is one leader, one race and one hil" Wmterscheidt said. "All Germans, it was held, belonged to one family, one state, and had one leader who was Hitler." Wmterscheidt said he was assigned to teach in the first bund school, established in New York, by Fritz Kuhn, former head of the movement m this country. This school, he said, was established at Franz Siegel's tavern on East 83rd street, New York and only bund officials were admitted. Wmterscheidt testified Wednesday that uniformed strong-arm squads of bundists were assigned to break up communist meetings. Higgins awarded Creighton degree OMAHA. OP). Honoring a man "who sends ships down to the sea," Creighton univeisity Thurs day conferred an honorary degree of doctor of law on Andrew Jackson Higgins of New Orleans, former Creighton student and noted ship builder. Awarded a similar degree was Arthur J. Lowman, head of the Creighton boaid of regents and president of the Northwestern Bell Telephone company of Omaha. The degrees were awarded during commencement exercises for 189 seniors at the university. H. L. Englebriglit, 17 years member of congress, dies WASHINGTON. (/P). Representative Harry Lane Engelbiight 01 the Second California district republican whip and a member o congress since 1926, died Thurs day of heart disease m the nava hospital at nearby Bethesda, Md The death of the 59 year olc mining engineer was announced to his colleagues by Representa tive Albert Carter of California and later Dr. George Calveit, the house physician, amplified by say ing that Engelbnght had been suffering "for the past severa days from some heart difficulties. Grand Island pro GRAND ISLAND. (JP) Everet Comstock, former pro at Scotts bluff, has taken over as profes sional at the Woodland Country club here. Before coming to Ne braska Comstock was a pro a clubs in Yankton and Sioux Falls S. D. Ration Calendar SUOAR: No. 13 enapM, wmr book No. 1. vmlM wtu May U u five pn«u4i. GASOLINE: M». · OMpou ·! md A books valid (or low c*Uou until MJUT tt. All bolder* at K. C mat T tampon* can mew ntio« ky mrnlL 8«d pott card to you boar* for Form 11*43. COKFEE: No. SS cram, war ration book No. 1, valid Mr ou poutf *« coffee (am May S». TIKE LN8MSCT1ONB: Bcomd period bupeelion (or "A" book balden thru Sept. 39, at leant M «ay between In- ·pecttoo*. Second period Inspection iur ··B" balden Uu-u taut M, at leaat W daj» belwera bupecllon*. Second period Inspection for "C" kook holderm thru May 31, a* leut 45 daya betweea Itupecttou*. "T" book Holder*: Impee- tk)n eiery (0 dajl or evejry f.OOt mile*. · hiclievpr come* drat. SHOES: Stamp No. 17 of war ratio* book No. 1 valid for oae pair at ahou until June 15. Stamp* iBterchuceabfe among raembert of tbe family Uvloc under the same roof. PROCESSED FOODS: Cooanlt point value chart* at (roeen and la newspapers for point* to be no-rendered from war book 1. G, H and t coupons valid turn May 91. HEAT PRODUCTS, CAIWED FISH. HOST KDIBI.K OILS AJN'D CHEESES: Red stamps E. F. G remala valid thru May 31. Ked itamp H become* valid May 1C. WHOLESALERS AND EETAIIJEBS REGISTRATION: Meat*, ftoh. fata and cheese Hay 3 to May 14. Wholesaler* obtain Form K-1602 fnoro local board, retailers farm E-1601. RETAILERS: Must nttBfer with local boards and receive allowable Inventories of meats and fata May 13-14. CANNED, FBOZEN AND CERTAIN DEHYDRATED FOODS: Blue stamps G, H, J, remain valid thro May 31. KLBBKB FOOTWEAR: Men's robber boots are rationed. Apply to your local ratloninc board (or certificates to purchase. FCtL OIL: Period S. each one-unit coupon valid for 11 gallons, each ten- unit coupon valid for 110 gallons, until Sept. SO. ENCCBATORS AJVB BROOD BBS: All operators of incubators and brooders may obtain all needed fuel oil and kerosene for capacity production of tbe equipment. Increased poultry and egc production U essential to tbe war effort. Valuable express package lost May 3 still missing V Authorities are still searching for a lost express package containing papers of considerable value to Lincoln and Omaha banks and their customers but of no value to anyone else. The package was receipted for at the railway express office on P st., according to information available, but could not be fo^nd after the express messengar had driven to the Rock Island depot to deliver that and other packages to a Rock Island train. The loss occurred May 3. It is said among the papers were many Burlington paychecks cashed by Lincoln merchants and later deposited in Lincoln banks. There were other checks and papers, none of them negotiable, from Lincoln to Omaha banks. The loss includes papers, it is said, from all three of the Lincoln downtown banks. The package contained no other property than papers being transferred from Lincoln to Omaha banks. The loss, it is said, was discovered when the express messenger on the Rock Island train did not receive the package and the express driver who was supposed to carry the package failed to deliver it. How or wher* the package was lost those concerned were unable to say. A search for it along the route taken by the express delivery truck between the two depots did not reveal a trace of it. Want ads appearing in newspapers have offered a reward for the return of the package. The cashier of one of the banks said the loss to his bank would be only in work of duplicating checks. The bank has ''reoordaks" on record films of some of the checks, which makes duplicating simple. Dupli- cation is already in process pending recovery of the lost package.. In the meantime, however, anyone who has seen the lost article should report it to Railway Express. r* _S.__ Lincoln's most complete rental directory is in this paper. Turn to the Want Ads. NONE SURER f \ '·nun uusttT SHU · a m Mexican workers add color to Denver depot DENVER. UP). Hundreds of Mexican workers, their sombreros and hand-woven blankets adding a gay splash of color to Denver's union depot, have arrived for assignment to jobs in the sugar beet fields of Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska and South Dakota. There were 850 aboard a special train Wednesday night from Mexico City. They are to be followed later this month by 2,500 more who will be placed elsewhere m Colorado, Montana and Minnesota They are under jurisdiction of the tarm security administration. Recruited from rural areas of the republic, they will be given transportation home at the expiration of their employment contract. \ Make Your RATION POINTS Count for Quality-- Get all the quality you possibly can for those precious ration points that you must make go as far as possible. Ask your grocer for BLACKBIRD Fine Quality CANNED FOOD and know that you are getting maximum quality in every can you purchase. Quality in BLACKBIRD CANNED FOODS means a lot of things. It means delicious flavor . . . firm vegetables and fruits . . . complete family satisfaction \vhenever they are placed on the table. Make your ration points count for quality ... Ask r*Mr Grocer for BLACKBIRD CANNED FOODS BLACKBIRD \ I Fine-Quality. ( CANNED FOODS We balance less meat with more of this whole grain energy food! For -we know Nabisco Shredded Wheat is 100% \vhoJe wheat, and is rich in iron and phosphorus. It is also a valuable source of the essential Vitamin BL as nature provides it Nabisco Shredded Wheat actually brings 7011 many of the food values found in mead This crisp, toasted biscuit tastes great any time! Get Nabisco Shredded Wheat todaj-! No ration points needed! _/R~E C I P F^V , VICTORY MEAT BALLS Mix together 1 pound ground beef, 3 crumbled NABISCO SHREDDED WHEAT, 3 tablespoons chopped parsley, 3 tablespoons grated onion, 1 grated garlic bud, seasonings, 1 b«iien egg and V* fup milk. Shape into balls, roll in flcHir and brown in hot fat. Pour Vi cup top milk over balls, cover and simmer 30 minutes. Serves 6. HIACAKA FAUS OHTHtfACKAGt, YOU KNOW IT IS IIKED » NtBISCO NHTIONHL-BICU1T COMMNK ///W/IIIIIIL _ 1193-1943 GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY Mailing 50 years of providing America with the important food values of wholt wheat! \EARL MAY say si Maytime Planting Time EARL MAY'S All Color Rose Garden Everblooming Hybrid Tea Roses to bring you a gorgeous Rose Garden. Plant them now for abundant bloom yet this summer. Look at this grand assortment of excellent varieties. .. · ETOELE D HOLLAND (red) · E. G. HILL (red) · MRS. DUPONT (yellow) · BRIARCLIFF (pink) · PRES. HOOVER (2-tone) · TALISMAN (2-tone) · RADIANCE (pink) ALL 7 ROSE BUSHES Large, vigorous, Northern Grown--Z Year Plants For Only 9Sc Good Dormant Trees and Shrubs AT MAY'S There's still time to plant the dormant trees and shrubs and flowers you've always wanted. Still time to put in a big Victory Garden, too. We have the things you want and need for your planting and seeding plans. Thrifty, vigorous, heavy rooted Nursery Stock. Fresh, high germinating, heavy yielding Vegetable Seeds. Come in now. Make Maytime your planting time. LOVELY AND FRAGRANT BEYOND DESCRD?TION True Budded French Lilacs Enormous, very compact heads of bloom. Fragrance unmatched m all the flower world. And they come in glorious new shades and tones. Will begin blooming sure the second year. Choose yours from these 5 outstanding true-budded varieties: · CHARLES X--Deep Purplish Red · BELLE DE NANCY--Rich Pink · MICHAEL BUCKNER--Light Lavender · ALPHONSE LAVALLE--Delicate Blue · ROUEN--Rich Lavender Pink Heavy 3-Ft. Plants Only 45 C Each 3 FOR $1.25 RED FRUITED Montmorency and · English Morello CHERRY TREES The deep red, firm fleshed cherry which ripens in late June and early July. Very juicy and highly flavored. Hardy, too, and they bear young. 2 to 3-Ft. Trees ONLY 290 EACH 4 FOR SI Mcnonald'i RED RHUBARB The delicious red-clear-through variety which comes on all summer. A great producer, and seedless, too. Plant it now for good eating yet this summer. Doesn't get woody. Fine all summer and fall and not just sprmg. Bis, Thrifty Roots 29c; 4fior$l LOMBARDY POPLARS Shapely and graceful tree which grows to towering pyramidal height. It grows very rapidly. Most popular for screen plantings. 2 to 3 foot size trees Grows very fast first year and thereafter. EVERGREEN SALE The finest showing we hove ever made of Evergreens. The finest varieties! The finest specimens! AND the lowest prices. Freshly dug stock which is sure to please you. (Prices are quoted subject to stocks on hand.) Shapely Compact Trees The biggest values we have ever offered m Evergreens Freshly dug, "Root Puddled and Peat-Pack Wrapped." Roots are immediately sealed fresh by dipping them in rich mud. Then the roots are packed in moist peat and tightly wrapped. They are thrifty, vigorous. And look at the low prices! YOUR CHOICE OF: 24 inch COLORADO SILVER JUNIPER, the pyramidal type -- 18 inch NORWAY SPRUCE, most rapid growing spruce--24 inch AUSTRIAN PINE, most beautiful of all pines. Only J9c Each OTHER TYPES of EVERGREENS Freshly dug. Root Puddled and Peat-Pack Wrapped with 6 trees in each package. Look at the low price! YOUR CHOICE OF: 15-inch AUSTRIAN PINE, most beautiful pine--15-inch SCOTCH PINE, popular for group plantings--NORWAY SPRUCE, faster growing spruce. 6 for only 75c Irish Juniper (18-in.) Shapely pyramidal growth. Bright green foliage. A favorite for all types of formal and foundation plant- /JO» ings. EACH ONLY **SF 2 to 3 ft. Size ONLY 89c EACH Landscape Specimens Here are the most excellent specimens. They have been 4 tunes transplanted to assure you massive root growth and extra vitality. Repeatedly sheared to develop the perfect shape you want fn«- your planting Each tree is balled m its own rich soil and a tight burlap wrapping holds this soil securely in place See them for sensational Evergreen beauty and value, too! Irish Juniper Most popular of all the pyramidal Evergreens for l a n d s c a p e plantings. Dense, compact, specimens. Balled in their own soil, tightly burlap wrapped. S Ft. TREES J for only \* 9 EACH $1.95 Pfitzer Juniper Most popular of all the low growing, spreading Evergreens. "Hand picked" for dense, compact, shapely growth Balled m their own soil, tightly burlap wrapped. Z to ZV, Ft. TREES ^F. for onl EACH $3.19 OTHER BAIXED AND BURLAPPED TREES COLORADO SILVER CEDAR (3 ft) ....ONLY $2.98 each SHEARED RED CEDAR (3% ft) ONLY 3.19 each BLACK HILL SPRUCE (2 ft) ONLY 2.49 each HUGO PINE (18-inch) ONLY 2.95 each GLOBE ARBORVITAE (18 x 18) ONLY 2.89 each Hybrid Seed Corn MAYGOLD and MAYWORTH HYBRIDS will give you the better stands and bigger yields. Some grades and adapted varieties still available. High germination guaranteed. Fodder For age Dependable, fresh, high germinating seed at very attractive prices SUDAN 100 Extra Heavy Lbs. HEGARI 100 «4..25 Affadavit Lbs. ^^ ATLAS SARGO 100 $ST,25 Affadavit Lbs. ^«* MILLET 10° S4-.25 Common Yellow Lbs. ^^ TIME TO PLANT YOUR OWN Canned Goods B E A N S EARLY SIX WEEKS Green Bean Ib. 19c BURPEES Strmgless Green Bean Ib. 35c EARLY WONDER Wax Bean Ib. 35c HENDERSON'S BABY LIMA Bean..lb. 35c KENTUCKY WONDER Pole Bean...lb 35c SPECKLED POLE LIMA Bean Ib. 40c SWEET CORN GOLDEN BANTAM Hybrid Ib. 45c EARLY GOLD Hybrid Ib. 48c TENDERGOLD Hybrid Ib. 45c AND EVERYTHING ELSE FOR YOUR VICTORY GARDEN THESE SPECIALS ARE STORE PRICES ONLY -- NO MAIL ORDERS PLEASE EARL MAY'S GREAT NURSERY SEED No Mail Orders! 1546 "0" Street, Lincoln C TORE No Mail Orders! J 'SPAPERJ