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^ , * t^'feO'V >, J "l ^<">''"' f * l < '' ffwp-^ ' r " "l •ji&n^x yla,.JJSJI.. 1 i ,>. i« HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Thursday, November 4, 1943 |K'si r >, *•< <• ^ ^ Unified tj« tn office day befors publication. r Ads fcosft Irt odvonc*. t tok«n ov*t the Phon*. _ Jt* word, minimum JOt Itm**-—JViC Word. minimum SO* ..«*»—Se ward, minimum 7Se rtHMtft—lie ward, mlnmlum $1.70 offf tor continuous insertions only MORE YOU TELL THE QUICKER - YOU SELL," Notice Real Estate lor Sole FOR NICE FARM HOMES WELL located at reasonable prices and easy terms, See C. B. Tyler on Cotton Row. 2-3tpd YOUR CHRISTMAS GIFT tines now to avoid the rush „ I delay. New or renewal sub^ scl'iptlons on any magazine pub- gwlished. See Chas. Reynerson at " 'City ; Hall. 12-lmc ] ?E JJliY CHICKENS AND EGGS, i 'Pay highest prices. Bring them ] to Us, Erwin and Gibson at i Erwins Cash Store. 30-6tp rlFOR SALE: ONE ELECTRIC Ai sewing machine, several non- 9ft; 'electrics, two hand vacuum ;\> Cleaners. Sewing machines tj* bought, sold, rented, repaired. l<i James Alien, 621 Fulton St., Hope, Ark., phone 322-J 2-lrnop ^FRIENDS, IF YOUR OLD MAT- ttress needs making over we can remake it just like new. All work * guaranteed. Cobb's Mattress '.Shop. 712 West 4th street. Phone J,445-J. Eiman O Bright. 3-6tpd. ^NOTICE TO PERSON < TAKING billfold. Please return gaso- j, ( , : rationing book and' billfold k \and keep the S2U Elmo H. Shaw. 4-3tp. 142-ACRE FARM WITH NEW SIX- room house, tenant house, barn with sheds for 40 or 50 head cattle. Electricity. Sixty acres in cultivation, balance in pasture, all under fence, large part of fence hog-proof. Everlasting spring Water in several places. Also lake.' Location seven miles from Hope on Shover gravel road. C. E. Cassidy. Hope, Phone 146. 2-6tpd. 56 ACRES ON HIGHWAY 55, 1 Vitrifies from Okay, a mile from Saratoga. Electricity. Five ten- nant houses, one six-room dwelling. Large and small barn. Forty acres in alfalfa. On school bus route. 196 acres in cultivation. Clear of debt. Apply J. M. Wilborn, Okay, Ark. 3-2wks.pd. For Sole "SEE US BEFORE YOU BUY. , sell or trade furniture. The best ff<j place in town to buy furniture, it Ideal Furniture Store. 27-lmpd. IjlSO MULES, MARES, SADDLE, ^""horses, jacks, stallions arid Shells' land ponies. All stock guaranteed. v r >Free truck delivery. At same '^location for 30 years. Windle Bros. 516 West Broad., Texarkana, Texas. 23-tf Lost ONE AND : ONE - HALF INCH green gasoline hose. Return to Tol-E-Tcx. Oil Co., 26-fiU Wonted to Buy MEN AND BOYS' CLOTHES, MEN and boys' shirts. Ladies' and childrens' coats. Men, women and childrens' low heel shoes. R. M. Patterson Store, Hope, Ark. • 19-lmc For Rent MODERN FURNISHED APART- rncnt. Electric refrigerator. Private bath. Couple • preferred. 603 '.Vest 4th. 2-3tch FIVE ROOM HOUSE. WATER and lights. Ten acres of land. Outb.tiklings. Good barn. See Mrs. B L. Smith, Rt. 3, Hope. ll-2-3tpd TWO UNFURNISHED ROOMS, 314 North Hamilton. 3-3tpd. "140 ACRE FARM, ONE-HALF mile from city limits. One house, r'^bar:'., good pasture On public **, road, between two highways. '•f-*Price $20 per acre. See Floyd fS'/Porterfield. 30-Gtch !«#_ """ROOM HOUSE ON LOT AND half See Napoleon Duram, 605 North Hazel Street. 30-6tp t'^OO AAA WHITE LEGHON START- i\ed chicks. Some 2 weeks to 6 ,._weeKS old. 25c to 50c each. One \100 capacity Electric brooder ~$85. Three 1000-capacity brooders ^still m crates, $175 each. Several ^starter and finishing batteries. &,, Also PO and 75 capacity laying \ cages. 25 white rock pullets. •V Start laying now. $50. K. Wilson. Dorics of Columbus and Washing- f ,ton Ponds. 2-Gtpd ,|,PRETTY BLACK P O NY. 750 poundt,. Also good saddle and jf bridU.-, Johnnie W.' Green.' One mile west of Hope on old 67. 2-3tpd JONE 1933 PLYMOUTH 4-DOOR sedan. Good rubber and in No. 1 ^shape. See J. L. Brown at Jesse's fjy r Lunch Stand. 3-6tpd. TWO-ROOM FURNISHED APART- ment with bath. Also garage apartment. Two blocks %vest of Earlow. 403 West Division. Phone 17. 3-6tpd, Hope, Gurdon Grid Teams Are Rated Even With only two more home games on the schedule the Hope Bobcats tangle with Gurdon here Friday night in n non-conference contest. The light, inexperienced Bobcats have steadily improved after each game and are now capable of giving the state's best teams a rough battle as proved last weekend against Hot Springs. Their showing against the Trojans practically insures a large crowd for the remaining home games the next two weekends. The youngsters have been working doubly hard for the Gurdon contest, spirited by Coach Hammons' assertion yesterday that 'practically every man on the squad will see some action "regardless of the game's outcome. A chance to play Friday night puts more fight into subs who in some cases have been known to show up better than regulars when allowed to play. Gurdon has suffered several oe- feats this season, all by close scores. They also have a light, fast team and are believed abovit evenly matched with the Bobcats, having hold Magnolia to a pair o£ touchdowns as did the Bobcats. All in all it looks like another good game here Friday. Swastika and Sleeper ' fc^w _,* .v". Tfci.j..,*}_ j .>.. .*. - '• K ,»T .:• i,**.*-.. ?• ii ^^^> i > (RAF photo via OWI from NEA) Tired of the war and glad to be out of it, this Italian soldier curls up for some much-needed rest beside the ruins of a Nazi plane that was destroyed by Allied air attacks on Crotone before British Eighth Army captured the city in southern Italy. Army, Irish Grid Teams Preparing for Saturday By HAROLD CLAASSEN West Point, N. Y.. Nov. 4 (/!')— Angelo Bortelli's leaving Notre Dame and making possible Johnny Lukack's quarto-backing hns taken so much of the grid funs' attention that most of them have forgotten thnl Doug Kcnna of Army virtually will make his debut when the Cadets and Irish collide in New York Saturday. Like Lujack lie lias been no more than a substitute this season but It has been an injured knee, not the presence of n player with more talent, that lias kept the Mississippi marvel bench-ridden. In fact. Lt. Col. Earl Blaik who conches the Army football team says unqualifiedly that Kcnna "is the best back I over have coached" and that lie is Ilic best ball carrier at West Point since the late Red Cuglc. • But a trick knee joint lias caused him more trouble than rationing does a conk. He played only briefly last year but was outstanding in the Cadets' final period drive against Navy. Sports Mirror By the Associated Press Today A Year Ago Georgia was in tlrst place in the weekly Associated Press football poll, with Wisconsin second and Georgia ', Tech third. Three Years Ago — The list of undefeated and untied football teams included Kent Stale (Ohfo), Millignn Tcnn.l, nnd St. Ambrose (Iowa). Five Years Ago — Bobby Cifcr;;. Kingsport halfback, run point total to 213 to better prep scoring mark of Bill dc Correvont. This ycnr the knee joint has stopped -him twice nnd he has played only 12 minutes, ugainst Pennsylvania last week. •In that brief appearance lie showed that he knew what pass defense was nil about and once on offensive he was hemmed in neater than a bride's tea towel for an apparent 10-yard loss by a quartet i of Quakers. When the whistle toot- i ed, however, two of the Pcnnsyl- I vanians were prone. Army had a six-yard gain and Kcnna had been stopped by the sidelines. Kcnnn and all the rest of the \ grid sciutid have become infected i with the tenseness thut usually pro-' cedes the "big game." Blaik is try- I ing to rid them of it but the Cadctr, ! Corps won't let the players forget. ' From virtually every dormitory window hangs n bed sheet with a scathing denouncement of the Irish, or an Army exhortation. little out-side privilege so I can go \ over to the river and fish ..." i In a letter to the parole board ; rejecting an opportunity to ask for j telcase. he asked: i "Who could be so stupid as to i want to give an 83-year-old man a j parole?" SPORTS ROUNDUP FOUR-ROOM apartment. FURNISHED Garage. Available November 6. Phone 576. 3-3tch. ! Persistence ' Kansas City — Four months ago Engineer Earl J. Curran of Brookfield. Mo., lost a diamond valued at several hundred dollars in a cinder pile. Day after day Robert Pool, railroad employe, searched the spot as he walked by. The other night his light flashed [ on a sparkling stone — Curran's | diamond. •By Hugh S. Fnllerton, Jr.- Associated Hress Soorts Columnist WELL. FURNISHED THREE- room apartment. In private home with one adult. Close in. Phone 1040, 505 South Walnut. 3-3tch. Flashes of Life By The Associated Press See?/ Waukegah, 111. — City Clerk John E. Bowers of Waukegan received a letter from' Pvt. Vernon H. Sches- kie which read: "I have received your notice that my city vehicle license has not been paid. If you can arrange it so I can use the vehicle, I'll promise to buy a spare one, and also next year's in advance." Pvt. Scheskie is stationed on an island in the Caribbean. The Red Light San Francisco — The "When The Lights Go On Again" Committee, dedicated to the prosposition that this war's end should be marked with a whopping celebration, will hold an emergency meeting. A new name will be chosen, for after Monday W.T.L.G.O.A. will seem a little pointless. That's when the dimout ends. 'ROOM HOUSE 16 ACRES ON highway, $125000 4 room house 10 acres on highway, $1000.00. fc Close in — C. B. Tyler;; 119 Cotton Row. 4-3tpd : Lost, Strayed or Stolen EBLACK HORSE MULE. FIVE i years old. And black mare mule. '-1 Last seen Thursday. Notify J. • S, Aaron, Patmos, Rt.' 1. 2-3tpd Wonted to Rent : FIVE OR SIX-ROOM HOUSE. •Brefer Ward 1 or 2. Employed in city. Reasonably permanent. No small children. Reference. Call Hope Star. 2-tfdh. Betrothal A La Hawaii Chicago — A lei of 34 orchids replaced the traditional diamond ring in the engagement of Elizabeth Zuhak to Sgt.. Joseph Young, Chicagoan now serving in Hawaii. Unable to send a ring from his post to his fiancee, Sgt. Young looked into Hawaiian engagement customs and learned that native men put leis around the necks of their intended brides. The lei of orchids soon followed his discovery, arriving here in three days via air mail, and "in perfect condition," Miss Zuhak said. New York, Nov. 4 —(/Pi— It's all in the viewpoint: Last week Pitt's Clark Shaughncssy came out with the idea of increasing the yardage ' required for a first down in football from ten to In yards to curb the offenses ... A few days later Harry Maknken oC Princeton sug- j gested six-man lines ought to be made compulsory on defense to give the offense a chance ... As far as we've heard. Frank Leahy hasn't found any fault with the rules as they are . . . Hal Trosky, who has been out of baseball since 1941 because of chronic migraine, lias returned to the active list . . . Maybe he figures two years of experience with headaches should put ; him in line for a manager's job. j week-end . . Boston football scribes arc considering a Tufts-Boston College "greater Boston championship" grid game as a war fund j benefit . . . The New York writers ' also expect to sponsor a game but j plans aren't complete. . ! Satisfied Jefferson City, Mo. —H. O. Clien- oweth, 83, life termer at the Missouri State prison, wants only "a- Happy Gob Chicago — Howard R. Godfrey, 18, an apprentice seaman on leave from V-12 training at the University of Kansas, likes Chicago, very much. The young sailor lost his wallet with all/ his money, and naval papers, and went to the servicemen's center to report his misfortune. Officials told him not to lose hope — his belongings would be returned. Three hours later Abe Benjamin came to the center with Godrey's wallet, its contents undisturbed. Small World New York — Edward Taylor and John Smith, passengers aboard a trans-Atlantic clipper, sat with crossed fingers nnd offered filenl prayers for a safe trip after conversing several minutes. The conversation disclosed that once before they had crossed the ocean together — on the British ship Western Prince which was torpedoed in December, 1940. They were rescued in separate life-boats and never met. Quote, Unquote j Clell Barton, Camp Edwards (Mass.) coach, to Boston football' writers: "Before I came here today ; I said to the players, 'Shall I go ' up there and tell them we are going to beat Harvard?' There were 35 at the table. Thirty six hands shot into the air. The 3Gth belonged to me." Another Engel On It ' When E. T. Bales of the Chatla- ! nooga, Tcnn., News-Free Press! asked Joe Engel to explain why i Branch Rickey first released Leo j Durocher then re-hired him as \ Dodger manager, Joe remarked: "If a southern league owner pulled such a' deal, the majors would brand it as nothing more than 'typical bush league,' but since I am a bush leaguer, the only thing I can say oi the Brooklyn deal is that it is 'typical bush league'." Shorts And Shells Credit an assist to Dud Do Groot, Rochester U. coach, on Sammy Baugh's new pro football passing records. It was Do Groot, spotting from the stands, who saw that the Dodgers' defense was bunched and tipped Sammy to throw long passes instead of short ones . . . Johnny Mizc's seller dog, Jene-E, won Ihe big stake in, the S!. Louis Pointer and Sitter Club field trials last Service Dept, Staff Sgt. Charles R. Eby of Skokija, 111., who was wounded by A. A. fire over Libya in January, has to play golf every day at Miami Beach, Fla., as part of his rehabilitation training. And he'd rather talk about the birdie he made recently than about his war experiences . . . Corp. Buck Erickson, who gets out the nifty three-page sports section of the Camp Ellis, 111., News, prinls a picture of two teams of army nurses, garbed in coveralls and steel helmets, playing football for recreation while on; bivouac train- iry>_ i',.;;',-. '(To 'prove-i.its no gag, the caiititjri''reads:"'.'-Eighteen of thtirn went on tills trip With the 39th field hospital" . .''. Not as patients, we hope. Volumes of News York, Pa. — Corp. James Bent- THE STORY OF THE COMMANDOS "COMBINED OPERATIONS" A Book-of-the-Month Selection Arranged in Six-Column Pictures and Text, Begins MONDAY, NOVEMBER 8 . . in . . HOPE STAR Written From the Official Records, and Illustrated by-William Sharp, This Is a Worthy Successor to "THE SEVENTH CROSS" Which Ends Saturday Fights Last Night By The Associated Press At Elizabeth. N. J. — Herb Brydon,' 147. West Orange, N. J., out- poinled Joe Curcio, 146 1-4, Newark, (Ci. At Oakland, Calif. — Paul Hartnek, 1B7. Omaha, Neb., outpointed Martin Goldberg, 189, Oakland (10). Deaths Last Night .../ROM e&iz/ts AND YOU SEE IT IN THE KKUUtKS HUl-UAItU f^ |U Spotlight Obag Store-Ground before your eyes. Save up to a dime a pound. Kroger s PAN ROLLS rruir i UP. v.on jj ^^. ^ COCKTAIL 18< Hope By The Associated ^ Judge Oda Faulconer Los Angeles — Municipal Judge Oda Faulconer, 04, one of the first woman jurists in California. She as born in Springfield, 111. /el ot Fort Bcnning, Ga., and his wife, Dorothy, of York R. D.I, are corresponding in a big way. The corporal's last letlcr filled 47 pages of writing. Mrs. Betzel, in reply, used 15 feet of paper to tell her spoucc what was happening on the farm. Blackout Philadelphia — Air riad wardens of post 2, Sector 0. Zone 33, did a lot of work transforming their headquarters in an apartment house building into a gleaming, white walled retreat. But over the weekend they were hit by a blockbuster — six tons of coal. A truck triver said a maid told him lo "pul il in Ihe ba.semenl" and he musl have hit the wrong window. . New Scarcity Chicago — A trolley appeared on Clark street bearing no route signs, to the confusion of persons bunched along car stops to board the vehicle. An exasperated conductor explained with this announcement: "We're all out of signs, and I don't know when we'll get any!" Home Sweet Home Newark, N. J. A pajama-claci I figure walked into Ihe home of Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Cash and announced: "Hey, Ma, I'm home." Il was their 10-year-old sun, Miler, who has been under treatment at City Hospital for a head injury suffered in a fall from a i tree. | Recovery seemed long and tecl- j ious. Then homesickness struck. i He slipped out of bed, he related, walked out of the hospital and one mile to his home. _.. ... —o.»»- - — -Women cooks, bakers, stewards and dieticians are now in charge of war plant cafeterias feeding from 2,000 to 5,0flf) a day. John Wilson Dillinger Indianapolis •—John Wilson Dillinger, 79, father of John Dillinger, Ihe public enemy No. 1 ot Ihe H)30's. He was a native of Action, Ind. Lee Moss Portland, Me. —Lee Moss, former publisher of Ihe Johnstown, Pa., Democrat and operator of the Lee Moss and Son Aclverlising and Printing Co. -»~ - "-T-* ^ *y-~• •- • ARKANSANS PROMOTED Washington, Nov. 4 —(/i 3 )— The War Department announced today that three army officers from Arkansas had been advanced temporarily from the rank of second to first lieutenant They are: William Theodious Matlison, 1213 Markham St., Conway, Gene Park Brown. Dewitl, and Roberta Martan Patton, Webster Grove, of the WAC. CAN'T KEEP GRANDMA IN HER CHAIR She's as Lively as a Youngster** Now her Backache is better Many sufferera relievo nagging biickucho quickly, onto they discover tbut Uie reul CUUBO of their trouble- nmy be tired kidneys. The kidneys are, Nature's chief way of tak- mg the- excess acids und \vuste out of tlto blood. They help most people pusa ubout 3 uui u uu;>. When disorder of kidney function permits jisonoua mutter to remain in your blood, it your kiducya or bladder. JUUI JVIUt*1-- ( \.l Wl kMUUUI,-!. Don't wait! Ask your drug^mt for Daon's rills, used successfully by millions lor over •10 years. They (jive, liapjiv relief und will help tho 15 miles of kidney tubes Hush out poisou- •- ui- '.L...U "ic--t j on: Li :-,!. Gel DOIUJ 0 Pil'i. ill' Star TMfe WEATHER Arkansas: Partly cloudy this afternoon, tonight and Saturday, slightly warmer this afternoon and tonight and in extreme south and extreme east portions Saturday. Jtof of M0p«, t«9»; Pf«s, 1M7. Orfwolldottd Jonuory 18, 1929. HOPE, ARKANSAS FRIDAY, NOVIMBIR 5, 1943 ( AP)—Means Associated PfMi JNEA)—Mwns Newspaper Enttrpris* Ass'n PRICE 5c. ; COPY I Allied Armies Advance -® Our Daily Bread Sliced Thin by The Editor : ALEX. H. WASHBURN Argentina: Land of Meat and Bread While Our Own Problems Multiply Edward Tomlinson, economics student of South America whose article^, I have been reading for about 15 years, made an important contribution to our understanding of Argentina with an article in Colliers magazine for October 30. > Cut No. 2 Con M M — GREEN BEANS \ ] C Country Club Lb. • JH BUTTER 47 Kroger's Plus Bot. Chg. BEVERAGES r --Store Hours-- Week Days Saturdays 8:30 to 6:30 8:30 to 9:30 Fresh Lb. A ^ CABBAGE 3 ( Emperor Lb. Jk f§ ^ GRAPES 15< Fresh Lb. CRANBERRIES U.S., Britain, China Planning New Operations Washington, Nov. 4 — (IP) — President Roosevelt announced today that the United Stales, Great Britain, and China, had reached a complete agreement for new mill C tary operations in the Chinese Ihca- ter and that it would mean bad news for the Japanese. The president disclosed at a press-radio conference the agreement had just been reached at an > extremely successful conference al Chungking among Generals Stil well, Chenault and Somcrvell foi the United States; Lord Louii Mounlbatten, New British com mandcr-in-chicf in the Southcas Asia area, and Generalissimo <*•- Chiang Kai-Shek and his Chinese military advisers. He said the agreement was mostly on operational questions and that it concerned the methods for handling what he called the con- I tlnental campaign in the Far East. The president told reporters he could not give any details at this time but that the presence of General Somervcll, chief of the American army forces of supply, meant that supply problems were >-' ; in: -°i Vvttlved; He rcpor't'e'd'Somer'veil" had returned to the United States. Commenting on new American victories in the Southwesl Pacific, President Roosevelt said it carries out the old idea of whittling away .j at Japanese strength and it has '" been exlrcmcly successful. While Ihe operation at Bougainville is part of the stepping stone method, in a sense, he added it was aimed at knocking out the strong Japanese base at Rabaul. X He said Rabaul was the princi pal Japanese point of operations in lhat area and that the progress the American forces arc making there is aimed at rendering Rabaul use less and continuing on from there Of the lone South American re ' public which continues to maintain diplomatic relations with Germany md rebuffs United States' attempts at friendship, Tomlinson says: "A meat-rationed visitor from North America finds lunchtime in the average Buenos Aires restaurant today something like a chapter out of the Arabian Nights . . . First you have fiambrcs, or cold meats. There are tables groaning under great hams, stacks of cold roast chicken, slabs of lamb mutlon and pork, and enormous turkeys . . . Even the lowliest laborer may have plenty of meat, Ihe cosl of which has risen comparatively liltlc in the past year . . . Nobody has been or is likely lo be hungry. And jusl as nobody shoots Sanla Claus, nobody gels excited about crookedness in politics, so long as his slomach is full, and il is easy lo make a living." Nazi Anti-Freezc, Japanese Lose Warships Near Bougainville —War in Pacific BOUGAINVILLE (unui Fresh Lb. CAULIFLOWER Texas ^* f. *i Grapefruit Lbs. Lbs. O 5? Crisp Lb. I JK _ Crisp Head 1C LETTUCE New Sources of Bouxite Sought Washington, Nov. 5 (/P)—Thirty- five geologists of the U. S, Geological survey are conducling inton- sivc research in Ihe developmenl on Bauxite in Arkansas and other deposits ot the aluminum producing ore have been found in Georgic, Mississippi, Alabama, and North and Soulh Carolina, a survey official announced. G. F. Loughlin, chief gcologisl of Ihe survey, told the house irrigation committee yesterday "the supplies of Bauxite are so limited lhat we will have to look to clay for our domeslic source of supply." Laughlin said that large bodies of aluminum bearing clay had re ccntly been discovered in Oregon Washington and Idaho from which it was feasible to produce alumi num. For Argentina, as you may recall, is one of the world's major suppliers of meat and wheat, for generations having supplied a sub- lanlial part of the foodstuffs con- umed by England and Germany— nd still does, in the case of Eng- and. Alone among Ihc South American lalions Argentina has resisted all idvanccs oi friendship and alliance by the United States—the reason jeing thai our rcspeclivc trade in- lercsls clash: We can not buy appreciable amounts of Argentina's beef and wheat because our own American farmers make these their major crops .And whatever beef or wheat we'scll abroad finds us competing with the big, proud and im portant South American nation. The genius who discovers a business formula for successful Iradc wilh Argentina will have solved a problem which no diplomat or militarist has been able to do. One posscibility is this: Argentina fundamentally is agricultural, while Ihe United States is the world's only example of a dual; agrarian-industrial! nhticm!; ; It..is jRossible^hal in Ihc fului'e'w'e may deiviscWd.fne way of furnisMngi Argentina! with our industrial products, taking in exchange enough of her agricultural crops to pay for them—then disposing of said crops in a manner nol lo conflicl with our own asri- cullure (NEA Rodtophoto) After a coupl« of winters in Russia, the wised-up Nazis now come out with this uniform designed to protect soldiers from General Winter. White for snow camouflage, it can be worn with the inner brown side out for • muddy terrain. But there is no known 'ormula at Ihc present time which would allow of this and at the same time satisfy own own farmers. Our own dual civilization of agriculture and industry living side by side under one government is giving us a national headache. We raid made There were 3,455 West Point men serving in World War I. have tried many policies, lived long under an alleged farm-labor ad- minislralion, bul il too is crumbling I note from today's teletype group since report thai Democratic Kentucky ruary 1942. has definitely lurned Republican, elecling a Republican governor, lieutenant-governor and four cabinet officers. It is the sixlh Republican governor in Kentucky's history, and the first since 19i(. Moscow Pact May Bring Turks Into War Arkansas Pilot Quoted by London Paper .... London, Nov. 5 — (/P)— A much- dccoraled Arkansas pilol's views on the wearing ot his decorations earned for him prominently-displayed comment in one of the big London newspapers, the Evening Standard. He is Lieut. Col. Lewis E. Lyle of Pine Bluff. With his picture, the article occupied the most prominent spot in the Evening Standard's editorial page. The picturq shows Lyle in flying gear standing beside his Flying Fortress. The article, headlined "The Colonel's Ribbons," follows: "If you see an American air man with pilot's 'wings and no medal ribbons it does not neces sarily mean thai he has not earn ed any medals. Take the case of Lieut. Col. Lewis E. Lyle, who is a deputy group commander in the Eighth (U. S.) Air Force. He is the only man in that force based in England who has completed 30 missions as a pilot. "Colonel Lyle has been with the group since it was formed in Feb- He by was on the the Eighth first Air Southwest Pacific Allied Hcad- luarlers, Nov. 5 — (IP)— Japan's navy, lured more and more w'th- n range of American ship's guns and bombers by threatened lossj'of ho Solomons, already has paid the Di-ice of 14 warships sunk of damaged this week without getting closer than 40 miles to the U. S. Marine beachhead on Bougainville. An enemy cruiser and four destroyers were sunk, two cruisers and two destroyers damaged out of a task force of 12 which tried to sneak down from Rabaul through darkness and blinding rain early Tuesday and shell the marines at Empress Augusta bay. Forly miles out, United States fighting ships shallered that attempt and, after a two-hour run ning battle, sent the remnants fleeing toward Rabaul. Even then, the enemy warships were not safe. I is considered likely that the survivors of the naval encounters vere among the three destroyers sunk and two heavy cruisers dam aged in a bomb blitz on Rabaul'! larbor nine hours later by Genera VlacArthur's Mitchells. Headquarters, in releasing today preliminary accounts of the nava battle—Ihe first of many which lo gically may be fought 1 as Japan strives to prevent being ouste from the Northern Solomons — said-lhe American warships emcrg ed scarred bul enlirely afloat. At dawn that Tuesday, those same ships were attacked by 67 Japanese planes, sustaining more damage but weathering the raid and shooting down 17. (Berlin broadcast a DNB dispatch from Tokyo quoting a Japa-; nese imperial communique as~de- ? daring lhat five Allied cruisers, .hrce destroyers and two big transports were sunk off Bougainville aetwccn Oct. 31 and Nov. 2. The Associated Press recorded the broadcast.) The ground stabs into the last Solomons holdings of the enemy prentrated deeper. At Empress Augusta bay, where the marines surprised the Japs by landing Mori- day 45 miles northwest of the enemy's strong Bougainville garrison at fiuin, Nipponese soldiers now have been routed from Puru- ata Island near the beach and from strong positions on a cape. Thirty miles south of Bougainville, American and New Zealand soldiers have won complete control of Treasury (Mono) Island. All organized resistance by its 200 Japanese defenders were crushed Wednesday, one week after the invaders landed under cover of destroyer guns and bombing planes. At Rabaul, where more than 700 Japanese planes have been destroyed or damaged in repeated raids since Oct. 12, headquarters reported loday Tuesday's daylight blow against 94,000 tons of enemy ship Impress Augusta Bay Largest of Solomons;! ,. ifr*\/i .'! I oreo is 3500 sq. mi. Target of American attack in the South Pacific is Bougainville, last of the big Solomon Islands. From landings at Empress Augusta Bay, U. S. forces may move down the coast toward Jap bases at Buin and Kahili. This invasion puts Americans close to Rabaul. DQUBIE YQU& MONEY BACK GUARANTEE uoffrooo? Buy *ny Kiojjer brund ilcm, like U as well as or better l|ian aijy pther. «r return unused portion in original container and we will give you double your money back. m o o Keeping Up With Ration Coupons Prpcessed and Canned Foods: November 1—First day tot- green stamps A, B. and C in Ration Book 4. November 20 — Last day for blue stamps X, Y and Z in Ration Book 2. December 20—Last day tor green stamps A, B and C in Ration Book 4. Meats, Cheese, Butter and Fats: October 24—First day for brown stamp G in Ration Book 3. October 31—First day for brown stamp H in Ration Book 3. November 7 — First day for brown stamp J in Ration Book 3. November 14 — First day for brown stamp K in Ration Book 3. Sugar: , November 1 — First day for stigar stamp No. 29 in Ration Book 4. Good for five pounds. Gasoline: November 21—Last day for No. 8'coupons in A Ration Book, good for three gallons. B and C coupons are good for two gallons By WILLIAM B. KING. Ankara, Nov. 5 (/P)— The pos- ibilily was conceded here today iat Ihc four-power Moscow agreement may change Turkey's neutral losition in the war and lurks .waited with evident interest the csults of Foreign Minister Numan VIenememcioglu's trtp to Cairo to confer with British Foreign Sec- elary Anthony Eden. The apparent establishment of a ose understanding between the British, Americans and the Rus- _ians on a postwar world shunted aside a major stumbling block for Turkish collaboration, for the Turks have been apprehensive that a misunderstanding between Russia and the Atlantic Allies might some day leave here at the mercy of a dissalisfied and isolaled Rusia. Turkey's changed position might have any one of the following results: 1. Eventual participation in the war as a full fledged ally. 2. Measures short ot war such as granting of Turkish air bases from which the Allies could bomb German territory. 3. Continued neutralily, wilh the Turks, giving the Allies only such aid as could be managed without bringing Ihe nation into the com- Continued on ?^2- ?cur) Force from Britain. He holds the Air Medal with three cluslers, Ihc D. F. C. and E. T. O. service ribbons. But the colonel believes it is unfair to ground crews to display his awards. 'They do just as good a job as we do,' he says. "Colonel Lyle has never brought back a wounded man. He says the reason is that 'I learned evasive action early in my training and I've always put everything I know into practice.' "Now he wants to get up in the air again and have some more of it." ping was followed up that night by a fire-selling altack on patrolling Mitchells on the Tobera airfield. Near Rabaul, a patrolling Liberator blew up an 8,000 ton merchantman. Republicans Win 7 Posts in Kentucky Louisville, Ky., Nov. 5 — (IP)— Simeon S. Willis, 63-year-old Ashland attorney and former judge.of Ihe State Court of Appeals, will become. Kentucky's .sixth-.Republican, governor next month. His party, which had not elected a governor in this state since 1927 also won the lieutenant governorship and five other state cabinet posts. The Democrats, for years the dominant party in Kentucky, won only the attorney general's office in Tuesday's general election. One other state-wide contest was in doubt, with the Depocrat leading by a slim margin. Unofficial reports from all but nine of the state's 4,284 voting precincts showed today that Willis had defeated Democrat J. Lyter Donaldson of Carrollton, former highway commissioner, by more than 8,000 votes. Willis had 278,230 and Donaldson 270,168. Kenneth H. Tuggle, Republican, had 265,191 votes to 264,406 for William H. May of Preslonburg, recent stale commissioner of agriculture, for lieutenant governor. The Republicans won strength in both the Stale Senate and House of Represenlalives but incomplete reports showed the Democrats would continue to have control of both branches of the general as- All Land East of Dnieper in Hands of Russian Army By HENRY C. CASSIDY Moscow, Nov. 5 — (IP}— The Russians held virtually every foot of and east of the Dnieper today from its mouth below Kherson and along its 650-mile course through Jie heart of the Ukraine north to Gomel as the prize of their summer campaign, which they said bled the Germans of 2,700,000 casualties. Marshal Stalin's resume of four violent months of combat listed 900,000 Germans killed, 98,000 captured .and 1,702,000 wounded, thus hoisting German casualties claimed by Russia to an astronomical 11,000,000, of which the Russians said 5,000,000 lay dead. Swift sweeps over the Black Sea sands of the Southern Ukraine brought the Cossacks to the river banks opposite Kherson, 65 miles northwest of the sealed off Crimea. Official maps published today showed the Russians In possession of all the east side of the Dnieper from Gomel to Zaporozhe in the bend. South of Zaporozhe, the only German holdings east of the Dnie- per are limited to the Crimea, a thin strip 52- miles long opposite Nikopol, and a minute bit of land in the Dnieper delta due south of Kherson. i (Moscow said '• nothing of the Crimea, but, the Berlin radio said "German troops were engaged in heavy fighting on beachheads south and east of Kursk and on the northern approaches to the Crimea'." The Germans said a tank battle was being fought near Perekop and Move Up Fast Af ler Cracking German Lines -® Miners Slow Returning to Coal Pitts —Washington By JOSEPH A. LOFTUS Washington, Nov. 5 (/P)—. The War Labor Board today continued to wrestle, without a decision, over the coal miner wage agreement worked out between John L. Lewis and Federal Fuels Boss Harold L. Ickes as spotty production was resumed in the fields in anticipation of WLB approval. The board failed during a morning session to bring out a ruling on ,he proposed contract between the government and the United Mine Workers, providing for earnings in creases and designed to end • the recent general walkouts. But'when a recess 'for lunch was taken, an official spokesman said a vote was expected during the afternoon. The reports were that WLB wa ready to assent to the agreement. 'in another sector Rumanian grenadiers repulsed^'the Soviets counterattack, ' (Berlin said two landing boats were sunk off Kerch and that three torpedo boats, aigunboat and three landing boats had ,-beehv£unk in "the Black Sea\and in'the Gulf of Finland," suggesting amphibious —Euroi By EDWARD KENNEDY Allied Headquarters, Algiers, ov . 5 — (IP) —Moving with hard, wift punches deeper into central taly over the collapsed Massico- 'rigno river defense line, ' Allied ''ifth and Eighth armies' advanced n all sectors, Allied headquarters ;aid today. The fall of Venafro, one of the ,wo- inland highways centers which held the line together, was believed mminent. (The BBC correspondent in Algiers said American troops "are fighting in the outskirts of Venafro.") > The Fifth Army followed up the Eighth Army's capture of Isennia, the other highway hub in the demolished line, by smashing through German positions to reach the vicinity of the Garigliano river,-80 miles south of Rome. Its low banks along the Tyrrenian had been flooded by the Germans to delay the pursuit. On the Allied right flank, Gen. Sir Bernard' .L. ! Montgomery's Eighth Army routed enemy 'resist- The board was reatly to votei late yesterday but adjourned overnight when a question' arose over the practical application of the hourly rates to men who are paid by the ton or other piecework basis, • It was understood the vote probably would have been 11 for approval with one public member dissenting. Conservative sources cautioned that ah overnight change was possible. The board members customarily vote by blocs. The in- dust,ry, labor, and public groups each-have, four votes,and' a split within any group is unusual. ' If industry members should decide to ance in the San Salvo area after everal days of fierce battling and aptured that town and railway tation with assistance 'of the iritish and Canadians made fur- her crossings of the Trigno river nd prepared to exploit the ad- r antageous positions gained when he fair of Isernia cut the Germany ff from the westward road con- lections with their right wing. Making further inroads in the center, American units crossed the i' illlClJlU. OUKKWd blllg, t*ii*j--it*W*WMU ' * ... .i i U operations in the Crimea, west of ' vote "no," .the wage plan would the Dnieper mouth and far north to the west of Leningrad, (The GeriT)fi}s ; K^aid "a furious ding-dong b'attle""was in progress in the Dnieper bend south of Dnepropetrovsk where Russian breakthroughs were frustrated.) Moving into newly won positions achieved in two breakthroughs of German' lines, other Red armies were pushing westward toward the Latvian border and toward the old Pplish frontier. Still other forces resume their drive to capture Kiev, curling 20 miles to the northwest to take Dimer. The surge across white Russia overran Novokhovansk, 54 miles from Latvia. The seizure of Zhu- levo in the Nevel area carried the Red army within 50 miles of Poland. The official announcement of the fruits of the summer campaign showed the Russians had achieved an enormous tactical, as well as material success for further prosecution of the war. be imperilled because not even ;hree public members votes are committed definitely to approval. It was possible the board would approve the agreement fundamentally but require some refinement of the mathematical formula foi computing the earnings of the pieceworkers. Disapproval probably would pre cipitate another crisis, while as sent probably would write finis to the exciting chapters of the 194! coal drama. The questions otf-high er prices and restoration of the upper Volturno river wh'ere ' jends northeastward in'front 1 Venaf recapturing. all^higb. dominating the upper "valley .-while other forces .to the east soiled San' Agapito, three miles' south* of Isernia, and Carpinbne, ; six miles east of Isernia. " In an .aerial; offensive the new 15th United States air force joined with its older brother, the 12th, and with the RAF in smashing, German communications. Fortresses bombed the west coast railway at numerous places, between Leghorn and Citivitavec- chia, north' of Rome, interrupting' service on that important' supply artery.,Bomb-carrying P-38 Lightening assaults on the railway viaduct at Terni, north of Rome, scor- Jti f .? 1. Liberators, Forts Pound Nazi Targets London, Nov. 5 (/P)— American Flying Fortresses and Liberators, escorted by Thunderbolts and Lightnings, blasted targets in Western Germany today while medium Marauder bombers attacked targets in Northern France, U. S. Air Force headquarters announced. The daylight assault came within u few hours after RAF Mosquito | bombers hit the same general area last night in the wake of the most devastating 24-hour punches yet tin-own at the Reich. Five aircraft were lost in operations which included Uie laying of mines in enemy waters. Since May the Mosquilos have made 150 al- lucks on German cities, 27 of them directed a Berlin. There was no official report on the force of four-engined bombers which coastal observers saw heading across the channel last night in massive formations, but these may have been engaged hi mine- laying. FDR Appoints Group to Study Living Costs Washington, Nov. 5 (/P>— A Wai- Labor Board committee to invest! gate the cost of living and report in sixty days was appointed by President Roosevelt today with WLB Chairman William 11. Davis as its head and representative of Ihe public. , George Mcany, AFL secrelary treasurer, and R. J. Thomas, prcsi dcnl of Ihe CIO United Automobile Workers Union, were named lo represent labor and H. B. Horton treasurer of the Chicago Bridge and Iron Company, and George K Ball, vice president of Duboi Brothers, as representatives o employers. Many people, the president saic think of the cost of living only in terms of food. He added that such costs vary in regions, and that the over-all cost includes rent, clothing, and recreation. He expressed the hope that this committee will make a quick survey to clarify for the public what the cost of living means. He said he recalled that a special committee of Uie national statistical association recently investigated the Bureau ot labor statistics cost - ot - living and found il had worked out very well, Ip.ut that the new check is lo include representatives of labor, employers und the government to go into the whole lliing. scmbly. The Republicans carried Jefferson counly (Louisville) in both tale-wide and local races Ihe first ime in 10 years. They also elected one of three slate railroad commis- ioners and won in several municipal elections. The sweeping Republican victory vas such an upset that even Mrs. Willis said "I had slelled myself for defeat — I don't know how I can stand victory." Neither Willis 101- Donaldson commented. Cafe Owners Face Charges by FBI Little Rock, Nov. 5 —W 3 )— Five Northeast Arkansas cafe owners faced federal charges and four mess attendants at the Walnut Ridge army air field were in army cuslody loday in connection with purchase of food supplies allegedly stolen from the air field. R. J. Unleriner, special agent in charge of Ihe Little Rock Federal Bureau of Invcstigalion office, an nounced lasl night that complaints had been brought against the cafe owners before a U. S. Commissioner at Jonesboro following ar investigation by FBI agents. He listed those arrested as Harold Moore, Carnell Moore, Rex Mclvin Harrison and Wesley Ed ward Combs of Hoxie and Johnnie E. Shields of Walnut Ridge. Th complaints alleged that Uie cafe owners knew the supplies had bee) stolen. "All of the soldiers involved wen assigned to various duties in mes halls on the air field and ha taken advantage of these position to obtain the food supplies fron the mess hall," Untreiner saic "The deliveries of these good were said by Uie soldiers to hav been made in their personally own ed automobiles." Operators Ask Increase in Price of Coal Fort Smith, Nov. 5 (fft A mining recess, called by the opera- rs, threatened today to keep losed many of the 130 coal mines the Arkansas-Oklahoma fields /hich have been idle five days be- ause of a walkout by 5,000 union niners. More than 50 operators in the ebastian county field notified In- erior Secretary Ickes last night ney would not reopen their mines ntil a definite announcement was nade regarding a prposed coal n-ice increase. There were indications lhal a sini- lar allitude would be taken by other operators. Al Paris, Ark., S. A. Cpnnaugh- ,on, secretary of the United Mine Workers local there, said 1,000 miners reported for duty at mines n the Paris area yesterday and were told by Ihe operators that the mines would remain closed until an announcement was made on the coal price increase. R.A. Young, president of the Arkansas-Oklahoma Coal Operators Association, declared mine owners could not sell coal at the same price if they must pay miners an added $1.50 daily under the govern- ment-UMW agreement. A spokesman for the operators said a 50 to 70 cents a ton price increase would be necessary. In Washington, a raise of 14 to 45 cents per ton has been talked. The earliest known Polish com- mines to their private owners stil remain to be worked out. Government officials estimate! production was 40,000,000 tons be hind schedule this year, and thi might go to 45,000,000 tons. Most mines will not reach normal production until next week. In some outlying places the back- to-work instructions of the United Mine workers leadership were slow to arrive. In other cases the local unions planned meetings first to take votes. There seemed little doubt, though, that nearly all the men would be back by Monday unless unfavorable action on the wage scales upset the delicate situation. In the mine fields the situation was: Pennsylvania — about 12,500 soft coal miners were committed to work today with 105,000 still idle. Little more than 1,000 anthracite workers were on the job with most of the 80,000 others expecting to return Monday. Partial operations were reported in the soft coal region "captive" pits of Jones Laughlin Steel Corp.. Belhelhem Steel, Republic and U. S. Steel. J. L. said about 80 per cent of the 2,840 miners in its four pits reported, and the same percentage was back in Weirlon Steel's mine. A canvass of operators revealed ing direct hits on that key junction. RAF Wellingtons, in the wake of these blo\vs, pounded the freight yards at Orte, 53 miles north'of Rome and a short distance soiuMi- west of Terni, and sent, flames leaping into the sky. The yards lie in a 'bend of the Tiber where _ the Ciyitavecchia-Ancona route ' crosses the Rome-Florence main railway. Clouds of setam rose from the punctured boilers of three locomotives on sidings at Ayezzano, north of Isernia, after a sizzling Spitfire aid which hit the locomotive shed nd many cars. A choice target — more than 100 nemy motor vehicles moving from he battlefront along the Avezzano. sola road — was started, and at :ast 16 vehicles were left smould* iring. Other c.olumns were steaf- jd on the road from Formia Via Arce and Avezzano to Rome. Warhawks strafed two motor vessels off the Adriatic coast near Pineto and attacked enemy motor aunches near the harbor of Split on the Yugoslav coast. poser was Jan Kemp Lodz, died in 1340. 100 per cent production is not ex peeled to begin in the area's 1,220 bitumnoius coal mines before Monday. Some UMW locals have not scheduled meetings until tomorrow or Sunday to take ^ack-to-work votes. Alabama —Production was re sumed last night in at least 12 mines. UMW authorities represent ing 18,000 of the state's 20.00C miners promised to get their mei on the job immediately. Kentucky and Tennessee conference was called by union of ficials for tomorrow lo explain th' details of the new contract Onl; about 300 miners out of 19,50 were reported as working late las night. In the Tennessee area about pits today. Arkansas — Opr^tors informed Secretary Ickes the mines in at least one county would continue closed until a definite announcement was made regarding a proposed increase in coal prices, R. A. Young, operator representative, said coal couldn't be produced at who present pi-ices if the ?1.50 a day \vaije increase was imposed. State Nurse Aids Sick in Jap Prison Mormucao, Portuguese India, Oct. 15 (Delayed) —-(/P)— Dozens, of army nurses left behind in the Philippines after the Japanese pc? cupation have been administering to the ills of interned American civilians, repatriates who arrived here aboard the exchange liner Gripsholm said. Among the nurses in the Santo Tomas camp in Manila was Dor^ othy Ludlow, Lexa, Ark. Other £irmy nurses included: Sally Blaine, Williamsburg, Mo. Helen Hennessey, Leavenworth; Rosie Reiper, Wellsville, Mo.; Dorothy Scholl, Independence, Mo- Besides the nurses there were in Uie camp a number of civilians employed by the army, including Ruby Motley, Columbia, Mo,, dietician. of an infantry men, equipment Transporlalion division of 15,00 and supplies requires more than 1,500 men.

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