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Wonder Bar Knocks Off Grahams, Fairview Beats Moose, A-H Glass Downs Refrigerators in League kick- the In- go All teams were in "action in the City Softball League last evening evening and three well played games were in sto're for the fans. At Poplar Grove, Wonder* Bar moved out ol the league cellar when "the kids" handed Grahams Grahams their second straight defeat, Marakas,' pitching lor Wonder Bar, gained sweet revenge in this victory lor he had previously dropped a heartbreaker to the league leaders in 10 innings. The Grahams outhit the winners but their defense lell apart, the players players committing six errors. Marakas Marakas 'and McGuinness led with the stick for the victois while Betters was the leading hitter for the losers. 82 Days of Hell Glory on Okinawa Continued from Page One. fire from remaining Jap artillery farther south, the 29th charged up the hill while' the Fourth worked around back of it, cutting cutting off the defenders. On June 21, the Fourth and 29th together pushed the last 2,000 yards to the sea across fields and- tangled shrubbery. The announcement that organized organized resistance had ended went ut. The campaign was over. Okinawa was won. But there was one little corner f Okinawa and one little group /here the 10 Japs had stopped ating and handed them a sur- ender leaflet, which told them n their language that they'd eive good treatment as prisoners f war. They considered it for time--it seemed like hours-- nd I went on chattering into andie-talkie. Then they ar;ved ar;ved at a decision: "Tobakko?" That was what they wanted, hose were the terms of their urrender proposals. They want- d American cigarets, which saflct promised them, along ood food, as prisoners of war. And I don't smoke! There came into my mind-- nd from there, my limited udience afterward told me, in-

Clipped from The Daily Courier11 Aug 1945, SatPage 5

The Daily Courier (Connellsville, Pennsylvania)11 Aug 1945, SatPage 5
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