1942 Great op ed Astrophysical Congress Puebla Mexico High Point Enterprise NC February 21
National Adv. Representative: THE JOHN BUDD CO. 420 Lexington Ave. New Uork City THAT MAKES US DEFINITELY SUBURBAN SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 1942. mi A • * *. i • i The American Astrophysical Congress is meeting at Puebla, Mexico, and there in calm delib- eratioh a limited number of men and women are considering the Stai'S. t° Perhaps could we listen in on 1 facts; that congress for a while, the shock of facts and hypotheses dis- Evil events from evil causes spring, cussed might enable'us to achieve . one a comforting if disillusioning Viewpoint about our troubles. The cosmic statistics reduce \Vhoso stoppeth his ears at the vry of. (he poor, he also shall cry himself, hut shall not he heard. — Proverbs 21:13. ' — Aristophanes. THE STEPPED UP SUB WAR JAPAN'S IDEA _„_ 1PHE Axis submarine warfare our cal ' tn relatively to a speck or 1 in the Atlantic has been step- dust and , hint lhat ° lu ' e P ic sit ' r> 0 ^ „„ 0 «n,.™t,v a iiw nno Wrifi-h uations are microscopic. The lal- .ped up energetically. One Briton * newspaper reports that this was est hypothesis lodges us outside in keeping with* an agi-eement be- of that mi S nt y archipelago of the sky, the Milky Way, in something ,., . . i i i- • «T.L_ i F hke astral oblivion, lhe center of. the Milky Way with its hundred billion Stars and suns is CStimat- ed lo be a matter of 10 million billion miles from our sun. That classifies US very definitely as suburban and it might induce us at sea with the issue dependent lo s P° culate as Lo whether it makes much difference m the tween Japan and Germany which was forced by Japan. The Japs are represented to have demanded demanded the all-out attack in the Atlantic, Atlantic, synchronized with their similar all-or-nothing assaults in the Far Easl. Wherefore we have blitzkrieg on stamina. Our enemies are trusting lo Ihe shock of lightning war for quick victory; we are cosmic scheme of Ihines how we . "~ conduct ourselves.