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PAGE FOUR ALTON EVENING TELEGRAPH WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19,1952 Editorial On the Writing of n Political Book Gravely we doubt thit H.S.T. will bt t cindi- . date for another term as president. Skillfully he h»» concealed his views, keeping hi» thought* or purpose* closely veiled, secret, veiled by swift ch»n«e», like the iTugician'* "now you JM it now you don't." But they arc saying that he is nuking ready a bonk revealing his observations during his career in public lif«. If the samples that are drifting under the door, of blowing in the winds out of the windows, or perhaps being made purposely to look as if coming out unintentionally, it might be clever advertising with advance sheets. But writing of books has long held to be « foolish exposing of our Achilles heel of weakness. The oldete book in the Bible ii commonly believed by Biblical students to be the Book of Job. As fir back in the endless making of books, the author of the Book of Job declaimed in his soul-searching anguish of mind: Oh that one would hear mej behold, my desire is, that the Almighty would answer trie, and that mine adversary had written a book." It would seem that the great Biblical dramatist was considering the dangers to which a book author is exposed. So, we may commend to H.S.T. the thirty-fifth verse of the 31st chapter of the Book of Job, if already he has; not studied it. Perhaps after the outpouring of his hate and his contempt for those with whom he has contended and disagreed, he may be expressing his opinion of utter folly in the outburst of hi« feelings In the bookj It probably would be impossible for H.S.T. to expose his inmost feelings and still retain the ability to go again before the public and ask fqj enough votes to 1 make him successful in future political aspirations. His contenders may adapt as their own expressions the exclamation of Job wishing that their adversary (H.S.T.) would write a book. Day. by day revelations are being made as to Truman's feelings toward fellow men in posts of importance that can only intensify ill will toward him on the part of men whose hate fires need but little stimulation. Chest Fortunate In Its Leadership In securing Charles Tall man as its board chairman, the Alton Community Chest has been extremely fortunate. Mr. Tallnun is succeeding a man, Robert H. Levii III, whose leadership has helped immeasurably to Strengthen the Chest during his last two years, and his devotion to the Chest cause, however, assure that-.there, will be no letdtwn in the organization's future progress. .The Morrow Bring the Springtime Are you prepared for it? The formal entry of spring, we mean. •Tomorrow, ai 10: M in the morning, spring will arrive. That's the exact time of the vernal equinox, which nvans the beginning of spring. The eanh's axis is tilted 21 degrees 27 minutes away from the A perpendicular to the orbit, and only in March and September occur the spring and fall equinoxes, when night and day are nearly equal the world over. In our own /one, daylight, and darkness will lc almost equal in duration. The sun will rise at 6:0) and set at d:\l. The equinox alio bring* the change in seasons. This year, spring begins on \larch 20, instead of the usual March 21 or 22, because this is leap ytir and the seasonal change is ' moved up" a day. The <|oming' of the springtime brings to us nature in its new beauty, its eternal rebirth. Our thoughts turn to the beauties to come—the budding trees, the flowers, the green grjss; and, with memories of devastating norms of the p.m, we hope this March will forget all about winds and tornadoes, instead will go its even way, ushering in the springtime for which we've waited through the long winter. Cow In Slew Hotter Than PHI Substitute Eating should lie fun, according to » pure food and drug administration report. That's straight from the horse's mouth (no offense to Chicago). We have contended for years that eating IS fun. In fact, it's so much fun that some editorial writers arc been accused by their wives and mothers of eating too much. The government report on eating was linked with i swat aimed at "propaganda" put out by pill merchants trying—and succeeding—to sell Americans something to add to their meals. Said Pure Pood Commissioner Charles W. Crawford in a .summary for the president and Congress, "An attempt to undermine public confidence in the nutritive value of the nation's food supply is being fostered by mercenary and 'faddist 1 elements. . ."• This suggestion gives rise to a new slogan to sweep the U. S,: "Toss the pills away, Mother, and put some cow in the stew!" We noticed an ad for a spring sale in a California newspaper the other d.iy, and wondered if the .state's Chamber of Commerce had let things get out of control—admitting there was a difference. It's almost time for spring housc-clc.ining, when you'll probably find some of the things that you've been missing since fall house-cleaning. Side Glances fty Galbralth Pearson's Merry-Go-Round Steel Strike Up to 4 Men WASHINGTON, March 19.-Tlio final decision regarding a steel strike will depend primarily on four men. These men belong neither to the union nor to n atecl company. They are the government officials who must decide whether they can permit a boost in wages to be compensated for by a boost in the price of steel. The four men arc: Ex-Gov. Ellis Arnall of Georgia, now on the Immediate price firing line as director of the Office of Price Stabilization; Roger Putnam, Springfield, Mass., manufacturer, now hnncl of Economic Stabilization; Charles E. Wilson, former head of General Electric, now head of Defense Mobilization; and, finally, President Truman. > AU four, at the moment, are agreed that the steel-Industry profits are zooming, that they have never been so high before, and that they are ample to take care of the wage boost being propbsecl by tho wage board. They also agree that to grant an Increase in steel prices—beyond the modest boost which comes automatically under the Capeharl: amendment—would start more inflation. Furthermore, OPS Director Ar- nalh feels so strongly about this that he would resign before uppinc; the price of sleel. Arnall doesn't believe In foreworks or fancy resignations. But he has told close friends that he'll politely pick up his hat and go back to Georgia if he is ordered to grant an increase in steel prices. Significantly, President Trumnn feels exactly the same way. He has told advisers that he won't give the steel industry a penny of price Increase. So, If the men at the top and bottom stick together, the steel industry may be in for a rough time. Jet Censorship Secretary of Ihe Navy Dan Kimhall has put himself in the position of censoring navy subordi nales for talking to the Washington Merry-Go-Round, yet at the same time criticizing the Washington Merry-Go-Round for allegedly failing to talk to the navy. Last week, this columnist published a comparison of naval jet engines purchased from Pratt- Whitney In East Hartford, Conn., and Allison Motors in Indianapolis, in which it was pointed out that the Allison jet job cost only $31,000, while the Pratt-Whilney jet job cost $50,046. Yet the nav.v ordered 2435 of the more expensive P>'att-Whitney engines and onl.v 200 of the Allisons, though nav; pilots, as of February, still found the Pratt-Whitney performance "unacceptable." Immediately following publication of this column, one naval technician, Vernon Haynos, mentioned as favoring the Allison engine, was sent a peremptory letter by the navy, demanding an explanation as to why he had "talked to Pearson." Subsequently, Haynes was summoned to the office of the Secretary of the Navy and asked to explain why his name had "appeared in Pearson's-column" as favoring the Allison engine. Simultaneously, the same Secretary of the Navy wrote an official letter inquiring why Pear- ton had not discussed jet engines Alton Evening Telegraph Publlihed by Alton Telfgrnph Printing Company P. B. COUSLEY, Publisher and Editor Published Daily Subscription Price 30 cent« w««kly by currier, by mull $7.00 R year within ion ml let; Sin,oo beyond 100 mlle«. Entered an iecond-claii matter at the poitofflcc «t Alton. III. Act o( Congrm March a, 11170. MEMBEH OF THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The Associated Pr«a 1» exclusively entitled (o the line (or puhllcallon of nil Hewn tl!»palche> credited to It or tint olhorwlne credited to thin paper and lo the local newi published herein. Locnl Advertising Hiite« and contract InfonnnUon on application at the Telegraph builnet* office, ill Cast Hroad- wny. Alton. III. National Advertising nepresentatlvt, Went-IIolllday Co., New York, Chicago. Detroit. with navy press relations. In other words, the navy appeared more concerned with smoking out my news sources than cracking clown on off leers, responsible for the Jet-engine blunder. "Talking to Pearson," it seemed, was a greater crime than having no jot pianos capable of meeting the enemy in Korea. Kefmiver'* C'linnros Tho roul lost of whether Senator Kefauvor ciin buck I ho united weight of Trumnn forces and city bosses will come within Ihe next 60 days in four key primaries. They arc Wisconsin and Nebraska, both on April 1, New Jersey on April 15, and Florida May 27. Of those tho most interesting baltlos will bo in Nebraska and Florida. Tho Nolmiskn primary is against Senator Hob Kerr, genial Okla- homii oil millionaire vwho has the backing of Truman's former counsel, Orti-k Clifford. This results from the interesting fact tliHt Clifford is Washington lobbyist for Phillips Petroleum, and that Senator Kerr participates in various Phillips oil and gas leases in the Southwest. The Florida primary, however, will be even more significant. Here Kcfauver will buck overwhelming odds, as follows: (A). The popularity of Senator Russell of Georgia, . (Hi. The big money of the big gamblers. (C). The political machine of Florida's Gov. Fuller Warren. Florida will be the first test between Russell and Kefauver. Generally speaking, southern senators are jealous of their Tennessee colleague, fool he is too young, has served too briefly in the Senate. Seniority counts heavily in Con- gross, and men liko George of Georgia, now over 70, and Mc- Kollar of Tennessee, now over 80, bitterly resent Kefmwer's youth, energy, and popularity. That's one reason they goaded Senator Russell Into becoming a candidate. Gamblers Want Revenge An even greater handicap In Florida, however, will be the gambling money sure to oppose Kefauver. Gamblers nil the way from Chicago to Miami have made no secret of their hope that the Tennessee Senator would enter the Florida primary. And they are laying to get him, no matter how much it costs. Also lying in wait is Democratic Gov, Warren, who accepted more than n quarter of a million dollars of gambler contributions and was promptly put on the spot by the Kefiuivcr committee. As of today. Warren has never accepted the Kofnuvor Invitation to testify. So, when Kefauver comes into Florida, as ho definitely Is doing, the most potent and wealthy forces in Ihe state will be waiting—itching for revenge. Some other important primaries will lake place before Florida, such as Illinois, April 6, Pennsylvania. April 22, and Maryland M;iy 5, but none quite as significant or as tough as Florida. (Copyright, IM2I t ty «M ttnttt, <*». 25 and 50 Years Ago "Will you go back to my friend Jones and ask him why he doesn't hire some of these 'brilliant young executive type' of men himself?" TOONERV1LLE FOLKS THE TERRIBLE TEMPEKEP M^. BANG Little Lady in Gotham Taller' Than Many Men By HAL BOVLK NEW YORK — A 1 — She stood, a small lady among many taller men, and In her heart she laughed because she knew she was taller than they were. She was taller than they were because she had more land. And In her heart she felt that land was power, because she trusted acres more than people. Sophistication and recognition were pretty much new to 64-year- old Susan Haughlan when she came here on a visit to Manhattan Island from Montana. But they weren't as new as she made out. T am n local yokel and I waylaid this country girl on her first sustP.inerf visit to the big city. She was fun to squire around, and this was her story: She was one of 1(5 children born in Ireland, and naturally she settled over here In a small cozy place like Montana. It. reminded her of home—it was so much bigger. 40 Acre* She and her man — Dan, his name was — started with 40 acres whore that was an apology and a possibility. Tho family did a lot of pioneer- Ing way out west where the wind blows free and the animals graze when they can. Susan is pretty proud of Dan for providing her with Ihe first house in her lifetime that had hot and cold running water and tho local definition of central heating. There nlso were five sons and five daughters he gave her. Of course it is hnrd to pick among children — in Montana or your town. But I don't Ihink Susan will ever forget: her sixth child, now known also as Susan and no more her favorite than some of the others loday. Dan know of course he couldn't get to a doctor—they are a long way off in Montana, and the country isn't shrinking. Susan spread a rug on tho cold floor when the pains came upon her and had a normal and a fine daughter all alone. Her other children waited in another room. She cut the cord of birth and blew warm breath upon the cold frame of her newborn babe. The neighbor woman that Dan brought said with Ihe exultation of I all women: ! "I knew you would do II. I knew you would." Dan wont into another room — he was a si rone man — and wept. Loft Widow In 1931 Dan ga\o up his long struggle against the weather and the land and died. He left Susan a widow with 10 children and about $20.000 in debts. "Nobody sent mo a single hill," sho recalls. "And, of course, they didn't really have to." How about today" Well. Ihe hanker is ready to talk to Susan anytime, back there in any town near Miles City. She's got the bail money ready for her herders when they come into town after six months or so in the hills. Oh, maybe there's 1600 cattle or so now, and say 2300 ewes and 400 lambs. Bui how about that spreading patch of Montana she controls 1 .' "Well, of course now they are looking for oil Itmt way out there." said Susan cautiously. "You know, j I just have no respect for people, who tib, 1 don't respect them at all. 1 suppose maybe we own or lease about 80.000 to 100.000 acres or more. And some be>ipnd that." Pause. "But it was ~>an first and then the children who rre responsible," ' said Susan. Answers To Questions — By U/1SKI\— A reader can get the answer to any question of fact by writing The Telegraph Information Bureau, 1200 Eye Street, N. W., Washington 6, D.C. Please enclose three (3) cents for return postage. Q. Why were corsages formerly worn with, the flower stems up? L. E. R. A. This custom" goes back to the duys when flowers were not wired and stems quickly became limp, causing the flowers to ilroop. Today, practically all corsages are designed to be worn with the flowers up and the stems down as they grow. O. Is it correct to say that fish sleep? M. T. K. A. According to the Fish and Wildlife Service fish do not sleep as we speak of sleeping. They rest and remain quiet but never close their eyes. They have no eyelids. Q. How many Federal tax returns are filed annually? F. M. M. A. The latest figure available on the number of income tax returns is, for the fiscal year 1950, when there were 59,222,230. , • Q. Dirl any former President, of the 'Inited States wait until shortly before convention time to announce that he was a candidate for reelection? V. L. A. Cleveland yielded to the arguments of his adherents only 6 weeks before the ational convention, after stating that he was done with politics. Q. What is an underwriter's knot? G. U. A. It is a 2-strand wall knot tied in electric ligrit wire. The purpose is to relieve the strain that would otherwise come on the ends of the wire in a light fixture. This knot is also known as electrician's knot. quake Hits Mt. Etna , CA.TAN1A. Sicily, March 19. # I -A powerful earthquake shook the, i Mt. Etna area today, killing three j persons and injuring scores. Wide- j spread damage svas caused in the j vineyard areas wound the \ol-j came mountain. I Q. Are there any distinguishing marks for men who have seen service in Korea? L. K. A. The Army has authorized the use of gold embroidered bars, worn horizontally on the left sleeve, to denolo 6 months' over- spa service. These bars have been nicknamed "HTshey bars." At present no other branch of the armed forces is recognizing service in the Korean Theaiei. Q, How many basic units of matter arc now recognized? S. M. L. A. To date 19 basic units of matter ind energy are recognized, and there may be more. ^hese units include: neutrino, electron, positron, proton, neutron, photon, graviton, mesons, v-particles, and others. Q. Is a chief warrant officer of the ,-uy commissioned? . T . B. G. A. A chief warrant officer in the Na\y is a commissioned officer; other Navy warrant officers are not commissioned. Q. Has the Korean language an alphabet? I. S. P. A. There is an nlph 'bet of 25 letters—11 vowels and 14 consonants. H was developed from older Oriental alphabets about 500 years ago by the Korean king, Sei Ching. Written Korean is read from top to bottom, right to left. Q. How many stories of Sherlock Holmes did Sir Arthur Conan Doyle write? G. P. A. The grand total of'recorded episodes, including the four vels, is 60. The author's son reported the discovery of another story while lie was going through his fathers papeis alter the f .ther's death in 1930. Q. Were Uen: Eisenhower's bap-j tismal names David Dvvight or Dwight Dayid? C. J. V. A. In the family Bible the names were entered as David Dwight. Biographers state that the names were later reversed because the general's mother objected to nicknames and did not like her son ; j be called Dave. Q. U hardening copper a lost' art? R. V. D. \. Ther« is no trut>i to the idea that tempering copper U a' Mnrch 19, 1927 The wedding of Miss Lenora C. Bierbaum and Maurice B. Hunt of Fosterburg wa* announced, as of March ilxteen. The Alton Council R *> SM was to honor Dr. G. E. Wilkinson, grand master of the Illinois Grand Council of the Crytic branch of the Illinois Masonic fraternity. Many officers of rank were to* be present at the observance which would get under way with a parade from Turner hall to tho State street building. Dr. Wilkinson's local personal staff was to consist of the Rev. Dr. Robert Hall Atchlson, Ferd Nitsche, and Oscar Sotier. An indisputn')le sign of spring had arrived when R. H. Roadhouse, chairman of the greens committee, announced that the Rock Spring Country Club would open its links. Alton Appeared temporarily in the "big time" limelight, when a certain Frederick Buhl jr.. known as "The Millionaire Kid," held a cordon of Boston policemen spellbound with his confession of a train robbery which he said had taken place here Aug. '23, WM, ami which had netted him $300.000. No such robbery had occurred arid Dr. A. A. Brill, psychologist, called into the case, had* pronounced tht lad a "pathological liar." "Know Your School Week" had been designated for the first week of May by Supt. W. R. Curtis, and visitors were urged to avail themselves of the opportunity to visit the schools throughout the city. With installation of electric current the powerhouse on the river front would no longer be a a menace to Riverview park and its nearby residents. The electric power would eliminate the use of the old coal-fired furnacffls which would be retained only in case of emergency. Samuel Wade, vice president of Alton National Bank who accompanied George Duncan to Lexington, Ky., on a combined business and pleasure trip, had slipped and broken his leg in a bathtub in a hotel at that city. Mrs. Jane Bassett of Alton, Mrs. William E. Wolf of Wood River, Mrs. L. D. MeCrcady of Jerseyville, Mrs. Laura L. Wright of Carrollton, Mrs. Josephine Mike. Bunker Hill, and Sarah Coventry were appointed to attend the regional conference of Illinois librarians in Edwardsville the following week. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Walters of 210 East Elm street announced the birth of a daughter, Patricia Agnes. The YMCA fund drive was nearing the total of $10,000 in the 1015 calls made by committees. March 19, 1902 Gallantry was the essence of ft new working agreement to go into Immediate effect between the retail clerks' union and the merchants. Through weeks of effort by an arbitration committee, tho dorks had held doggedly to a demand that the w^m- en clerks be accorded shorter working hours than men. Finally the storekeepers had agreed. Under the contract approved, men clerks^ might be required to work from 6 a, m. to 8 p. m., but the women only from 8 a. m. to 6 p. in. Sole exception was to be during the three weeks immediately before Christmas. Because of plans to move to a milder climate in Interest of his wife's health, H. C. Naumann resigned as secretary of the Alton YMCA, effective May 1. Remodeling of the Crowe building on State street to provide quarters for the Elks' lodge was about complete, and a house-warming program was being arranged for March 27. Pastimft Social club was formed by a group of East End resldcntl, and officers were Frank Glrard, Harry Coleman, John Coleman, Tom Kinney, and Alfred Demuth. Harbormaster Hoffman announced he would Issue no permits either to the Diamond Jo line or City of Sheffield owners to erect packet sheds on the steamboat levee. It had caused the city council a 5-year fight to get such sheds eliminated In the 90's, said Koffnan, and he now Droposed to see that they "stay removed". At his request the harbormaster added, Eagle Packet Co. had agreed to provide wharfage service for other lines at a reasonable fee. Jacob Yungck, North Alton carpenter, was latest in the race for village trustee there. t Louis Bissinger bought the East Seventh street residence of Mrs. Margarethe Hermann at $4000, Chris Eden was given the contract for making addition to the building occupied by Charles Miller on West Third street. William Eliot Smith had landed at Boston after a trip through Germany and Italy. O. F. Straube and A. A. Sotier advertised Sporlsmans park for rent for the baseball season at $250. A group of 20 gave a surprise party for Miss Keltic Loarts at her home at 1007 East Fifth street. Mr. and Mrs. Cyrus Renfrew gave an evening party for guests from Litchfield. Col. James P. Pack, policeman and dance fiddler, acquired a violin that had been 100 years in the Cummings family of Litchfield. Matthew Farrell, 49, a glassblower, succumbed at St. Joseph's Hospital to grip-pneumonia. Prayer for Eternal God, the Creator of all mankind, have mercy upon us. Help us to realize that we are all thy children. Remove the blindness of selfishness from our eyes. Purify our minds of petty hate and narrow visions. Help us love one another in the spirit of Christ. Help us to serve wherever there is a human need regardless of race. Amen. —H. I. Bearden, Allanta. Ga.. Minister Big Bethel, A.M.E. church. (Copyright. 1032. A National Council of Churchei Religioiu Feature] lost art that was known only to the ancients. The process for hardening copper • mply consists in making a copper alloy which is inherently hard or v.an be made sj. There are today a number of copper alloys, some of higher quality than can be found in any ancie.-.t artifacts. Q. When was the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals set UP? J.B.A. A. The beginning goes back to 1864 in which year Henry Bergh, who bad served abroad in a diplomatic post, returned to New York, and was shocked at the public's indifference to the sufferings of animals both here and abroad. Bergh also helped to found the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. Robert S. Allen Reports San Francisco Mess Q. What is the cost of chinchilla pelts at present? F.C.B. A. No information is available on South American pelts. Tlio Chinchilla Breeders Association! says the value of a pelt depends, upon the quality of fur, such as| colors, whether fine or silky fi.r, | density of fur, and size. The pelts produced in this country from South American chinchilla stock! range in value today from SSvi to| $135 a pelt, depending on quality, i WASHINGTON, March 19.—U.S. Attorney Cbauncey Tramulolo of San Francisco may be traveling to Washington shortly to do some explaining to the House committee investigating the Justice department. Committeemen have been tipped off that. Tramutolo and certain other officials in San Francisco are secretly planning two retaliatory indictments. The reported targets are Assistant U.S. Attorney Charles O'Gara and Richard V. Hyer, reporter of the San Francisco Call-Bulletin. Both played leading roles in forcing the disclosure of scandals in the local Internal Revenue office. As a result of these revelations, Tax Collector James Smyth and a number of his assistants were fired ariTl later indicted. Because of their forthright crusading, O'Gara and Hyer were subjected to a series of harass- mcnts and threats. Both were repeatedly grilled by Justice department agents. Then O'Gara, a young Pacific war veteran, was barred by Tramutolo from handling criminal cases. Finally, a secret attempt was made to have O'Gara and Hyer indicted on the ground they had "tampered" with a grand jury that was trying to investigate their charges of corruption anil incompetence in the reyenue office. This scheme was dropped when it was exposed in this column—but, apparently, it was not abandoned. According to inside word reaching House investigators, the plan has been revived with the help of two federal judges who were accused of blocking the grand jury from acting. These judges will be probed by the House committee. Also duo for scrutiny will be the action of Judge Oliver Carter in ordering another grand jury to investigate Hyor and his paper for a sensational expose of the private real estate operations of another federal judge. Before being ap- pointod to the bench, Carter was California State Democratic chairman. The revived scheme to Indict O'Gara and Hyer is a direct outgrowth of the recent San Francisco hearings of the House committee investigating the Internal Revenue Bureau. These hearings were sketchy, superficial, and of little value. O'Gara was allowed to testify, but was treated largely as a "hostile witness." Rep. Eugene Keogh (D.-N.Y..I and general counsel Adrian DeWind displayed open animus toward O'Gara. Before grilling O'Gara, Keogh conferred with William Malone, local Democratic leader, whose brother is one of the ousted Revenue officials. Hyer wasn't called before the committee at all. Also, the committee completely ignored the Los Angeles and Nevada Internal Revenue offices, against whom numerous charges have been made. Apparently as a result of the committee's critical attitude toward O'Gara and Hyer, their vengeance-seeking foes fell they can start gunning for them again. II that is their.attitude, they are due for a big surprise. The judiciary probers have ordered a complete transcript of thr San Francisco hearings, particularly the testimony of Tramutolo and his predecessor, F. J. Hennessy. Both may shortly find themselves facing grand jury aclion, or tho demand of the House investigators. Tramutolo, in fact, may be ousted oven before that happens. The White House has been strongly advised to houseclean thr San Francisco U.S. Attorney's office and to start that by replacing Tramutolo with an abler and more dynamic official. (Copyright, 1952) Robot, meaning a man-like machine or a man who works like a machine, came into general uso after a Czech play about robots became popular. MIRROR OF YOUR MIND By LAWRENCE GOULD Consulting Psychologist Through no conscious fault of yours, you may make your child feel you do not love him and in turn mistake his fear and hurt feelings for signs of a wish to defy you. If you and a child of yours are not happy and at ease with each other most of the time, find someone who is not "emotionally involved" with either of you and can help you regain mutual understanding. U It natural to be a "good loser"? : No. It is contrary to all your natural instincts. When somebody boats you at a game or in a business deal, your instuu-livp reaction is to lose jour temper, belittle his skill and show yourself an all- around "poor sport." To conquer this tendency, keep in mind three facts: (ll The approval of your neighbors will mean more 1o you in May mother and child need an the long run than could any leni- Interpreter? porary triumph. (2) There can be * no competition without someone's *»»«"' Cer.amly. mst as a hus- losing. and if you will not accept "«"d and wile may, and for the the possibility (hat this may be same basic reasons. It is by no you. you will be unable to "play moans always true that loving ball" with anybody, liii If both you someone liolps you understand him, and your opponent did not play lor love in most people carries with fair, victory would have no mean- it the fear of rejection and the ing. ' anger which that fear arouses. (Copyright, 1853, Kinf f«»tur«« Sjndic»t«, Has science impurevUhed our emotional life? Answer: In some ways, yos, says Pr. Knciiiip de (iroof o/ Pans. Tho primitive- man fools that he is the center of his world and that whatever happens is directed at him — the rain falls to make his crops grow, for example. But as his intelligence develops, he sees that the outer world follows its own Jaws and cares nothing for him. one way or the other. He feels lonely and on the deiensive and tends to lose interest in other people's hopes and fears because no one seems interested in his. ^Only by regaining sympathy with others and identifying himself with them can man develop his own higher possibilities

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