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IAGI 4 ANDERSON DAILY IULLITIN FRIDAY, NOVIMIIR », 1X2 Hni)tr*on&rilg Bulletin Mutk N. '. 1133 Jaekfon Street Telephone 643-5371 r*MMr< tt»n nntmt ti«p< •«•*«» iwiMrtri, IK. OROftOK D. CHITTENBEHCEB rr<fU«t •«* MUM" •ARRICT W. TONE* Vlct-rrtitdtnt lOBKRT K. JACKSON Scertliry EDWIN A. BAILCI Treasurer tint i»«*t •( U4«ri4 Ukicrlptioti BJ t«rmr n Anderson. MjdlwB n by rural carrier. 55e p«r wetk. wi4 xUotnlni »ount7 town By mall. In Madison and ndlolnlnj countlx payable Bl advancti en« yiar. 111.00: six months. 17.00; Hire* months. M.OO; ont month, tl JO". By mail outside of Midlsnn and fn advance: one y«ar. SIS 00: lix months. ».30: one month, $1.75. irtjoinini countitt, payabl* " i: thrt* monUu. WOO: Advertising rates furnished np*n reqwit MEMBER OF ASSOCIATED PRESS ' The Associated Press Is entitled exclusively to th« us* of r» publication of ill the local news orbited In thl! Mwlpaptr. as w«U as all AP news dispatches. AD rixhta of puhUcatlon ol special dttpatchea Mr* ar* all* reserved. 09" I IF YOU MISS YOUR PAPER, PHONB 642-4240 BETWEEN 5 P.M. AND 7 P.M. "COUMINT WE FIND A SAFKK SUMMIT','" MRS. ELEANOR KOOSEVELT The United States has lost one of the great' women leaders in the country's history in the death of Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt. ' ' The nation's First Lady for 12 years as the . wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, she later became known as the First Lady of the World through her extensive work in behalf of humanitarian programs around the globe. At an age when most women were sitting in a rocking chair cooing to their great-grandchildren, Mrs. Roosevelt was running across the world, obtaining interviews, writing articles, making speeches, continuing to work tirelessly for the things in which she believed. She was globetrotter, lecturer, newspaper columnist, magazine writer, book author, chairman of the United Nations Commission on Human Rights and United Stales delegate to the U.N. General Assembly, among many activities. "I hate the idea that I might ever lose touch with the people," she said once, and she never did. An example of her interest is known to Anderson people. It was several years ago that she paid a tribute to Anderson College and the community by visiting the city to speak at a Model United Nations Assembly conducted under college sponsorship for high school students of central Indiana. Mrs. Roosevelt was one of the most influential women of the 20th Century. She typified the realization of the dreams of the female crusaders of the ]i)lh Century who threw off the restrictions of the Victorian age. She was one of the most admired but also one of the most villified women. She won the deep affection of many and the bitter hatred of some. But she always shod criticism and downright libel easily. She- remained unruffled by vicious attacks on her character and motives. The jokes and whispering campaigns directed at her faded as she grow increasingly in stature and her advice and counsel were sought by the great and near-great of many nations. The problems and hopes of the common people occupied a major portion of the time and seemingly boundless energy of Mrs. Roosevelt, who had been born into the sheltered life of wealthy aristocracy. The love and respect she held because of her devotion and dedication to the welfare of the common people were emphasized when she observed her 78th birthday anniversary last month in a hospital. She received more than 8,000 letters from admirers around the world. A truly remarkable person, Mrs. Roosevelt was * .woman of honesty, courage and good will. The BUCCCSS of her labors for the welfare of mankind will stand as a lasting monument. WHAT'S BEHIND WIGS? The question before the house is: Why do woman like wigs? They like them well enough tn buy them in great and increasing numbers. They like them so well that many a woman's club agenda the.se days includes a wig party—which, we are reliably told, involves trying on various wigs and squealing delightedly at each successive transformation. But why? Anyone who tries to account for the vagaries of women is, granted, looking for trouble. As any man of reasonable intelligence quickly learns, the female of the special is given to unaccountable behavior. Knowing all this, we yet venture the opinion that women like wigs because of a deep need to change their appearance periodically. They're constantly switching hairdos and even, if their husbands don't yelp too loudly, hair color. The wigs just make it easier. That, accounts for it —but we're still not sure we like it. VETERANS DAY PARADE An attractive and lengthy procession has been arranged for Saturday evening when a Veterans Day parade will be staged in downtown Anderson. Streets are expected to be lined with spectators for the event, which will be a highlight in a program that will also include ceremonies tomorrow afternoon dedicating salute guns from the decommissioned USS Indiana. The guns have been placed at East Maplewood and Memorial Park cemeteries as tributes to the war dead. Persons who gather to witness tomorrow evening's parade will be paying a tribute lo the American dead on the field of battle. At the same time they will be giving recognition to those now serving in the Armed Forces, veterans and others who have been ready at all times to defend freedom and liberty. Veterans Day is particularly in honor of those who have made the supreme sacrifice of life itself. It is good to honor those dead whose lives were given on the altar of freedom. Jt is good to remind ourselves that, but for them and for those who also served and yet survived, our liberties would bo ground into the dust by tyrants. But when all the words have been spoken it is time to think: What next? The sincerest tribute we can pay to those who have served on the field of battle is the tribute of devoted service to the Ihings for which they fought. Jf our words are not to ring hollowly across the graves of the fallen, we must think through and restate our dedication lo the cause of freedom and individual human worth. Ami beyond that, we must work for this cause and not. content ourselves with words. RED MOON MOONSHINE Soviet statements, as is well known, are not necessarily to be believed. This is true not only in the broad field of politics, but also in scientific and technical fields, where the Russians sometimes claim prior discovery without much warrant. The latest example, showing exaggeration at least, is in astronomy. Most people know that we see only one side of the moon, the other being always turned away from us. Hence the excitement when in October, 1959, the Russians announced that Iheir Lunik 111 had taken pictures of the reverse side of the moon. Actually the shots were not directly behind the moon, so that one-sixth of the normally unseen portion was not shown, and part of what was shown was already familiar. Now the University of Arizona astronomical laboratory has published an analysis of the pictures. It questions some of the alleged discoveries, especially a new mountain range named by Russia's astronomers the Soviet Mountains. Despite apparent errors, the Russians also have made some interesting finds. One was an addition to the known number of so-called "seas," which are grcal depressions I hat do nut appear tti contain water. But the validity of .some Russian assertions can only be checked when the lunar programs reach the mapping stages.. Until then, any Russian claim is open to considerable question. ' Communist China will stress "orderly growth" in the future. The people hope the first step will be orderly growth of somthing to eat. About two million acres of farm land are being converted to other uses annually. It's inevitable; we have to have parking space. been buzzing i night club appearance o( ow who booked ways slow before a war" ?eucr and Ernie ducers of "Liti coming a in a tour of the Far East Tic performance of irologue when a wild OFI NOTEBOOK business in Coast have the currenl c« <£ a big lich figurec t isn't even •ds. The fel- ic act jusl ted about it. 'ell. it's al•ar" . . . Cy •tin, the pro- e." are so ndrews' per- vated her to ider Virginia le title role MacArthur Ralph Blanc West Point music, and as a march, t say it's a jnericana. arian Ander- jided to give rate on be- music con- lergoing ex- apy to help of his legs •hen he was ast Summer East . . . "Mr. Presi- plele stand- during the d audience iftY '\3 I ;us, rii.D. {•OLD FIBS tATES who is con- overweight. .her writes: u live-yearly and an SROADWA' demonstration broke out as David Brooks sang, "Not the Koose- veils, not the Trumans, not the Eisenhowers, no. This is not that kind of show." The teason for the oulburst was the oresence of Ike and Mamie in the fourth row center. They had to stand and lake a bow before Hie cheering audience would let Uie s.-.ow continue. Peggy Lee, triumphantly reinstalled at Basin Street, hasn't really lost weight, but she says. "My dresses have. ' She's iban- dooed the hourglass-type costume and as a result looks more svelle . . . Experts say the German economy is expanding so fast there are some 600.000 jobs that can't be filled. But Italy has a great deal of unemployment, and things are expected to get worse. The tip-off is the astonishing number of Italian children between the ages, of six and 14 who don't go to school. Tony Bennett says he has two jids— one from Basin Street. 'the other from the Copacabana— to work dates in January. Tony's xen a Copa headliner for years, but Ralph Watkins offering "beau- jand for backing, which is terribly .empting. He'll make his decision inlcr this month . . . Rita -Hayworth and young actor Mickey ^alin were a new duet dining at he Afsinthe Mouse and from .here skipping to the Broadhursl Theater to sec "No Strings. " .Mickey's the chap who did so well on Broadway in Ihe original version of "West Side Story" . . . Carmen Cavallero gave up what would have been 3 very lucrative engagement at Ihe Empire Room next month so he'd be available jo fight his wife's divorce proceedings. European journalists who were iivcn a special screening of "The Trial" in Paris wore also trealcd \J 1 . . . by Doro/hy Kilga'bit seeing another fellow who is young enough lo be his son . . . James Garner, who had to ipcml 22 days in bed to get his discs realigned after suffering a painful back injury while filming "The Great Escape" in Munich, still has to wear a steel brace and isn't permitted to play liis favorite outdoor sport, golf. New York art circles are talking about a young Italian artist named Sinisca, whose one man show opens in two we?ks at the Van Diemen-Lilienfield Galleries. He's supposed to the "the find of the year" . . . Henry Mancim is writing a special tune for Audrey Hepburn's next movie. Audrey loved singing his "Moon River" in "Breakfast at Tiffany's," and of course it not only won the Oscar but practically became last year's national anthem. Obviously this year's national anlliem is "Whal Kind of Fool Am I?" which now has been recorded by 37 artists and groups. Sammy Davis does the best job of all the singers who've cut it. Cecil Beaton's appearance in a )lack sombrero gave the other unchers something to gape at in Quo Vadis. Beaton's only here for he briefest of stays; he is off for London to finish the mam- noth job of designing all the cos- umes for the film production of 'My Fair Lady" . . . Robert joulet, opening a four week stand at the Persian Room, has an impressive number of customers naking reservations even before .he reviews are in. Hols rapidly Kcoming one of the biggest stars n show business: you can tell >y the reaction of the aulograi*- seekers whenever he makes an appearance at a theater or in some popular theatrical spot like Sardi's. A lalenled comedienne is actu- M» About Towm Lapel Phone Rules Saw/, 'Strictly Avoid Shouting 9 When residents of Lapel started using telephones in 1900, they were advised that it wasn't necessary to shout into the receiver to be heard by the party at the other end of the line. One of the rules on regulations printed on the first directory issued by the Lapel Telephone Co. • Strictly avoid shouting. The directory was a 7-hy-lO- nch card, on which were printed :he names and numbers of the 'irst 34 subscribers to the serv- ce, which had been established in April of 1900 by the late Earl A. Tull. In Mr. Tull's handwriting were the names and numbers of 15 additional patrons. The directory is a valuable teepsake among members of the Tull family, especially so since he -Lapel firm, after 62 years of continuous operation has been sold to the United Telephone Company of Indiana. The sale was effective on Nov. 1. Installation of dial . equipment is scheduled within 18 months. In looking back over the history of the company, members .of the Tull family have recalled many nteresting incidents, dating back .0 the start of service, when Maude Lewis was operator. Excerpts from the history follow: The first toll report issued July 1900 showed $27.97 the total imount of toll, of which the local company received for their commission, $6.99. The balance was mailed to the New Long Distance Company of Indianapolis. In 1901 Linda Maude Parvis came from Connersville lo lake ticed on the door a wreath left by the undertaker, u w«e the custom at that time. BEES, IVY, SLEET A swarm of bees at the foot of a pole, poison ivy, burns from creosote when unloading new poles, storms, and especially sleet storms are more than a headache to the linemen some of whom we will mention here: Clem Critser, Dave Whetsel, Rex Whetsel, Fred Tull, William Gladback Sr. William Gladback Jr., Clayton Graham, Howard Turner, Wilbur Moore (over 15 years of service), John Barcus, and Bill Husted. The present linemen are John Kepner, Gene Stanford and Wayne Michael. James Graham, first grandson of Earl Tull, worked seven years 35 3 Lineman Eind inslflllcr Ono of his unforgettable experiences was when he "burned" a pole, which means coming down a pole hurriedly without benefit of spurs. Unable to locate a doctor, wa look him to the home of Bessie- smith, a nurse home on leave Torn Africa. She picked out more han 50 splinter's, during which time he fainted four times It might seem that age 74 in a little advanced age for hiring a new employe, but that did happen in this company. Mr. Tull passed away in April, 1955. after having iielpcd to lake care of the accounts and carrying, on his executive dulics faithfully to within a few days of his death. Shortly aflenvards Mrs. Tull look over a good parl of Ihe accounting and also served as president until her death in December, 1961. Many persons have remarked how wonderful it was that she could be so alert, cheer- CHILD SYCHOLOGY By GARRY C. MYERS, IBBY FIVE-YEAR-OL AND EXAGGERATES Id, due to my iiiti ^ ^^ „,..,._ ver-indnl»cnt grandma who lives '„'Orson" Weiles' lavish"praise'on ally "living"one of the funniest ofj' ext door. We always thought! t 'im would lose his baby y now. Although I watch it lummy and the fat around hips and upper legs. His mis anil fingers an- plump. MM IT HIS FOOD "Mis doctor says it's the food Q eats and that we must cut own more than we have so far. says exercise is out of the uestion for a child his age." ! urged this mother to take er doctor's advice and regulate lat child's intake of food more, to make sure he lias no sweets other than fruit or fruit juices iclwcon meals and less of lat- eninp foods at meals. More nul- ling by him outdoors might also !the subject of Tony Perkins. Or- all psychiatrist stories. She met said, "I am especially proud an attractive young man at her ' and 1 feel he will analyst, and they began seeing • each other, and eventually they .... married. Not long ago they ar- A famous stage and screen star ranged for an amicable divorce, doesn't know it, but the girl he's Now the psychiatrist is trying to been dating, who is young enough arrange for an amicable divorce to be his daughter, is secretly so he can marry fhn comedienne. let and ration his sweets now, tecome a better appreciated tal- « still can't seem to lose his enl as a resu i t O f this film." TELLS FIIIS By RUTH MONTGOMERY WASHINGTON - The latest .wist of the New Frontier is neither left nor right, but south. a job as bookkeeper and typist with the Wilcox Glass Co. Jim and Van Forrer, Harry Elston, George Turner and Ray, Charles and Arthur Barnhizer remember receiving their pay from her. Earl Tull and Maude Parvis were married in 1903. They had six children all of whom (when old enough), worked at the telephone office. Frederic, the oldest, helped his father maintain the lines. He is remembered by many for having saved the lives of two young ladies who were drowning in While River. He was presented a medal and honored at a serv- Ihe began stripping away the spats- j ce at the Lapel Methodist Church. S l[and-canc foldcrol and branching Genevieve Graham, president. White House Landing Is Neiv Social Twist star on This mother writes further: "He! lias always fibted to me and exaggerated stories or changed hem around to suit himself. Even when I've told him c h i 1 d r e n's stories he always has had to give them a new twist. And now lie fibs to get out of spankings." My reply in part: I wonder if you have distinguished clear ly the difference between his twisting a story or making up a yarn for the mere fun of imagining and creating and twisting thc facts (which could be checked) in icive for a lurpose. I hope you encourage lim in flights of innocent fantasy. Then, between the lines, I read A grand duchess the White House south lawn October 30, and if everything goes smoothly her "try - out" will become the prototype for all future presidential nestings of Foreign vips, except twice-a-year state visits. Chief of Protocol Angier Biddle Duke, the restless, 1 brilliant young scion of tobacco millions, has evolved plans for a novel form of ceremonial greeting that will not provide a more fitting backdrop, but conserve an hour's time out into such touchy fields as securing adequate housing for the scores of new African diplomats, n a cily which has retained a somewhat southern falvor since and scn , c(1 lhc | ast six ycars as question this little lad when you susiwct he has done some- the Civil War. Of the once purely ceremonial irotocol department, Angie sa^s: •'We, are no longer arbiters. We burn and Virginia Byer worked are ' concerned with human re- through their high school and eol- ations and personal diplomacy, legc days and recently have serv- We are .here to ensure equal ed as directors of the Lapel Tele- . treatment for all diplomats." As the official escort for foreign dignitaries and newly arriving and departing ambassadors, Duke probably sees the President oftener than anyone except tne ......... — ' hat you often question and cross- ington already this year, 72 work- JFK's immediate staff. Five times Uie President and" secretary off. week is a good average, al- stale by eliminating their trips lo Hie airport. Since 36 chiefs of state or prime ministers have come to Washing hours could have been salvaged for President Kennedy and .hing wrong but can find out only Secretary Dean Rusk if the plan 'rom his testimony. Accordingly, had been in effect earlier. ihe refuses to incriminate himself. hi- escapes punishment, while presidentia heicopter s to .if he answers truthfully he ni3y ipick nc| . up al hcr nolc | in 1'hila- 'tlelphia, and fly her directly to !' ic may have discovered_ that ifj The GralK i Duc |iess of Luxembourg will be the pace setter. they sometimes meet informally three times in a single lay. Angie and his beautiful blonde wife, the former Robin Chandler, attend approximately five official larties a week, and slruggle lo irotect some semblance of home ife by accepting only "national day" invitations from (his cap- tal's hundred - odd foreign em- punished. DON'T QUESTION HIM |, hc ' whitc ,, olls , , awn . whe , e ... I advise that you avoid i,ut-j of the i rap pinES suitable lo a ing him on Ihe witness stand L |cmocracy will | w mllstered a | on go testify against himself. Dont jd Kennedy an d Rusk, force a child lo incriminate him- , . self. Courts of justice don't: only nw " e " , proc ,u "''j n 35 n"fP" parent do. If you have thc objec-; a , sem '- cst 'or Ahmed Ben Bella, ' facts, don't ask him Tell Aria's new strong man but wo Boyle'i Column Happened Only Yesterday—20 Years Ago I they will be called upon to do be-, was on a battlefield. They could iVolturno. the Po and thc Rhine to| a "f r-[°J, e we're through," he said, [hear him. be crossed. -„„'„. lassies. Robin, whom Angie married! 1 " - ast April, a year after the tragic - tllsl lwc " usm K " 1 ulle a bl1 :' death of his Spanish wife in a i As_Clayton slopped back, he no-^ )lane crash, is cxnecling a baby n January. It will be her third child, and his fourth. Aided by a dramatic collection of saris and maternity dresses, .he stunning, highly intelligenl .ive lim of his guilt and act as you see fit. If you don't have the objective facts, do nothing, say aspects of that trial run be drastically revised. First Ben Bella was met at blonde is valiantly upholding the Anderson and son of Mr. and social pace necessitated by her Mrs. Willard Etchison, Elwood, nothing. But be more vigilant the airport by Rusk and transfer- thereafter so as to keep him fromjred to a helicopter, instead of arriving directly at the White House from another city. Secondly, four-year-old Caroline Kennedy and her kindergarten ip such an unin- . through open up- in_ care of The Anderson Bullc- stairs windows that hereafter they will be chained - if - necessary temptations beyond his endurance or to catch him in the "act." (My bulletin, "Honesty and: Truthfulness in Children," uisband's job, despite her own discomfort, and occasionally pinch- hitting for him to soothe the feel- ngs of some ruffled ambassa dor. Sophisticated and charming, the ....... _.. v be had by sending a self-addressed mates kicked up U. S. stamped envelope to me hibited ruckus th By HAL BOYLE NEW YORK 'API—Only yeslci day it happened—20 years ago yesterday. "They '- they'll be going home But this war In three days Morocco and Al- tin.) ANSWERING PAItENTS QUESTIONS Q. Does smoking by mothers affect unborn babies? Premature t .often among mothers who smoke 1 still.than among non-smoi;crs. Birth cast'wcmht is reduced with increased to their desks in the fourth floor solarium. Trim, 46-year-old Duke is an ,innovator whose staled goal is to ["humanize diplomacy." Like the chief executive who is 18 months War reached a great turning point! as the Allies landed in force in' Algeria and French Morocco. The African campaign became, as one war correspondent dc- d, longer." :back a t Kasserine Gap. Tunis had I remember the night before we;fallen. Field Marshal Erwin Rom-| victorv ° scribed it. "the back door to Ber- ' cers singing "Auld Lang Syne." hind barbed wire, and all Africa They were led by a young lieuten-ibecame a great Allied spring- jexpectant mothers and e!l '• . lice showed. jant with a fine voice. board. Iin." Despite some setbacks, thej Before dawn the next morning' But few American troops, now offensive begun on Nov. 8, 1!M2,: WC sin,^ a t Fcdala Bcacn norlh' traincfl veterans, talked of going never ceased until Adolf Hitler lay! 0 f Casablanca. Some of the landingi llomc soon - Tnoir °. vcs look cd old- dead and his Third Reich sagged cra ft n jt cora ] rcc j s anrt over . or than their faces, and they in ruin. ' iturned. Weighted with Iheir gear woulci ncvcr fecl lrll| y 5™ Looking back across the mists; dozens of soluicrs drowned in (he a E al "of two decades to those days of||, cav y sllr f Still ahead of them lay teaches dust, .nd'Wood and glory, each; ^ ^ _ ^ like^a, Salernj.and Anzio.and CUTIES pulled each other fire. Tli first o: ° survivor of that vanished primej has his own particular memories' 3 now. I was in the convoy that sailed'r .. from an eastern U.S. port to stride M P tlsms in Ihree places along Morocco's'.. '"2:30 that afternoon I saw for famed "Iron Coast." ! th . e , Ia f l t ' mc tne y° lm E lieutenant. The troops were high-spirited, Wltl .' llc fme volcc ' " e la - v spread-' """ cu, eyes turned sightless lO| l< sky, in the back of a peasant] ^ '' ko Pale Rome. St. Ix>. Aach; and rivers like the O's and A's but strange to bat. They were sure it would lake Q-In >•>»' Guinea, what is the w regarding the bird of para- them no time at all to whip Uie,™ rt ', A ^ red slain ! », • . his rhpslhnnp In lie I- from 1 A—It is illegal for anyone but Kaz i s •. ihis chcstbone to his knees jnativcs to own feathers of the iWnlns on the ship's rail, a! ^? n a lank roami "P in whichjSPfclacular bird^ grizzled colonel who two weeksj* l< "?' a . V™*J5 hg<1 .", „ w , eann E] Q_Why is a person unable to later won the Medal of Honor for;?. P"*ol on each side ot his (E-- laslc a piccc 0 ( dry Sltsar - or valor, looked al Ihe infantry men 1 ;,', 8 " 05 ' ., K' an ccd over at a mid- 1 j, .:, ,.,.. . -. , ' .. around him and sighed. dlc ' a S^ colonel who still wore his.^T have no idea what i g y ^ v ^f sr ™f7 br0 , r/ ;L i !!!: C ^- A-Tastos, like odors, are cans- ercd ribbons. "What thc hell are you—a Christmas tree'" demanded the P I PLEDGE • 111&. I (Unce to th« §5 r.«|[ o( the Unit- v-» M states ot America 5§ nnd to the republic ^ for which It stands; one nitlon under God Indivisible- with liberty and lustJce for all. co ^".ed by chemicals dissolved in liquids around thc sense organs. Q-What U.S. president had the general in a voice like a screech- shortest While House career? ing .buzz-saw. : A-William Henry Harrison. Ho From that day on no one cvorjdied in office one month after his had to ask whcre George S. Patton;inangnra(ion. | "NOW I know uhy thc girls ore giving me o uoodctl-annivcrsory pcrty. I married a BLOCKHEAD!" didn't want the job, bul green light from JFK PRAYER FOR TODAY Dear God. we are eternally grateful for the system that permits to hold and express views different from our governmental leaders, different from those who manage, supervise, and direct our work, and different from our religious leaders and officers. Accept our thanks, niost patient One. We pray for patience to listen to the views of others and to be tolerant of their views and convictions,, especially when their convictions conflict with our own; Jesus' name. Amen. —Dennis H. Cookc, High Point. N. C.. director of teacher education, High Point College. A THOUGHT But thc wisdom from alwve is first pure, then peaceable. Rcnllr, open lo reason, full of mercy and good (mils, without uncertainly or Insincer- ity.—Jnmcs 3:17. who will retire soon, has worked 41 years as operator and book- keeirer. Bcrnita Sylvester has worked 34 ycars as an operator vice president. She too longer be uclivc in thc company. Marjorlc Fisher, Martha Kil- phone Company. In addition to our own immediate family, . Clayton chief for more than 32 years and also has served as manager since of Karl Tull in 1955. Some of his problems have been amusing as well as tragic. One morning several years ago an operator said to Clayton when he came lo work, "We have a dead one this morning." Thinking she meant a dead phone (or one that was out of order), he said, The operator told him and he drove three miles out to that home, knocked on the door, and said lie had come to fix their ful, and understanding. She always entered and left the office with a smile and a wave of her land. A few years ago whenever a long distance call came in, the distant operator told us what city was calling and on person to IK-'i-son calls they had the local ojHirator leave word when the party was not there to talk. A long distance Operator called and asked for Tom Shetterly. Mildred Steiner said "He has passed away." The long distance operator said, "Leave word for him Lo call when he returns." SI'EED NOT NEEDED Genevieve prided her.sclf on not only knowing all thc local numbers (a few years back), but she also knew many of the frequently called long distance numbers, so one day when a man called in from .larretl's Service Station. she, tlu'nking the man said "Anderson Police" had them on HIE line in nothing flat. She thought that's probably the fastest service he ever got. Seconds later her feelings were deflated when ha called back and said, "Operator, I wanted Anderson. Please." Another lime Jesse Dickcrson Graham has worked as plant called in shortly after Dr. Ross phone. "Ain't nothing wrong with sister, said, "I the phone." the lady said. "we:gar?" He rcplii moved here and said she wanted Dr. Ross' wife. Bernita, forgetting that a new doctor had moved in, called Anderson, got Dr. Guy Ross' wife on llw line and Jesse Invited her to a social affair here at Land and talked on and on with her before she found out it was the wrong Mrs. Ross. Not so long ago a customer called for something which sounded like cemetery. Did you say cemetery, sir? "No," he said. "I want William 1 Cherry." Edgar Turner called in for 234 Black and Margaret Swinford. his replied. "Oh. not feel- hot." Margaret said, (Continued On Paso Five) died suddenly in the new high school gymnasium at E1 w o o d after a few minutes of basketball practice. U. Gov. Henry S. Schrickcr ac cepted an invitation for local groc- world change. Never before have so many Negro and labor leaders been included at state dinners, and Angie has even installed an IBM card system to insure that Country Life AROUND TOWN 25 YEARS AGO broke both bones in his left leg Anderson in 1937: Donald Etchison, IB, native of Dukes are a distinct asset to ers to speak at the Anderson an administration that is caught Food Exposition in the Gospel n the vortex of socio-political Trumpet dining hall. Karl Baldauf, 1628 W. 10th St., prominent American Legion leader, was reported improved following an attack of scarlet fever. Staggs Motor Co., 21 W. 14th elements of the American St., was showing new models of community" are represented on Willys automobiles, presidential guest lists. Billie Wertz, 319 W. 17th St. Aniwtr to Prtviout Puxzl* True wisdom, that from above, s teachable, moving on toward, he goal of completeness throuoh; 7 Moist .hat which it learns.—L. 1). Head.] ACROSS 1 farm building 5 Farm animal a Country road 12Rcsion 13 Poem ' 14 Jewel 15 Hue 16 Door nig 17 Stupor 18 Ironic writinp 20 Burdened 21 Animal doctor 22 Farm animal 23 Cut hay 26 Renovated 30 Smeltery materials 31 Supply 32 Before 33 Barefoot boy 34 Feminine • relative 35 Crop need 36 Flags 38 Forest menace 39 Seine 40 Pea vessel 41 Accrue 44 Testifies MRant 49 Butter serving 50 Biblical weed Al Roman road 52 Supped 53 Containers 54 For fear that 55 Through 56 Diminutive suffixes DOWN 1 Belfry denizens 2 Melody 3 Lease 4 Aborigines 5 Heavenly body 6 Harem rooms 8P11M 9 FootleH 10 Title }lEnthu5!Hm 19 Communist 20Acr« 22 Coin 23 Burrowing animal 24 Algerian 26 Operates 27 Tear's partner 28 Iroquoiu Indian 29 Lairs 31 TVs Allen M Kras 35 Masquerade 37 §Sl i y n 38 Dude 40 Apostle 41 Seed vessel 42 Ship's officer 43 Prayers 44 Appointment 45 Float 46 Sea eagle 47 Soap-making frame 49 Baby food NEWSPAPER E.STEKr«JSC ( ASSN; when he fell from a bicycle near his home. Lt. Oscar Robcy, technician in charge of the Anderson and Madison County police radio station, received his first class license from the Federal Communications Commission. The Rev. John Heffcrnan, assistant pastor of a Catholic church at Elkhart, was here for a visit with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dan Heffernan, 16 W. 6th St. Hall scored 9 points to lead Anderson Banking to a 31-29 victory over Dobson's in a basketball game at the YMCA. The Paramount Theater was showing "Charlie Chan on Broadway," with Warner Oland. J. Edward Bromberg, Joan Mars h, Louise Henry, .loan Wonclbury, Donald Woods, Douglas Fowicy, Harold Hiiber and Keyc I.uke, and "Carnival Queen.' 1 wilh Mobert Wilcox, Dorotliea Kent, Ho- hart Cavanaugh, Ernest Cossart, G. Pat Collins, Jonathan Hala and David Oliver. A new automatic traffic light was installed at 8th and Jackson Sts. Contest prizes were won by Margaret Hall, Rosa Bclangec and Marvin Shrotit at a party gh en • by Miss Alary Spice. Central Avenue School principal, for pupils of the building who completed required reading in a summer .-a- cation club. Officers elected by sttrlcnt clubs at Central Junior High School included: Camera — Presitlnnt, Louise Spiegal: vice prcsid-.'nt, Margaret Gustinc: secretary-treasurer, Lora Ellen Roett'nRer: program chairman, L o 1 i t a Montgomery. Dramatic — President, Lorainc Jerabek: vice president, Veda McKelvey; secretary. Elaina Popp: program chairman, Jeanne Garretson. Electrical — President, Harold Aycrs: vice president. Jirfc Keesling; secretary - treasurer, .lim Downey: librarian, Richard Clevcnger. Mrs. Bessie Fuller. 2110 Kn^t Lynn SI.,' was a patient at St. John's Hospital. Contest prizes were won by Miss Elizabeth Hilton. Miss Bernicp! Welsh and Miss Margaret Reydell at a parly held by McCrory'i Store al Hotel Anderson.

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