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OTTAWA HERALD Page Four From Our Readers Saturday, October 28, 1961 On Being Negative In response to the letter to the editor, "Prophets of Doom", which dwelled on the issue of a defeatist attitude^ we have today what amounts to a sophisticated fetish against being "negative". Admittedly, negativism can be overdone; there are few things that can't, but from this it does not follow that being negative is wrong. A policeman is negative when he arrests a robber; a doctor is negative when he performs an appendectomy; a fireman is negative when he puts out a fire; God is negative when He gives us eight of His ten commandments. Just as it is not wrong to be against disease, injustice or fires, neither is it wrong to be against Communism. There is nothing wrong in being against evil— and communism is evil—with a vengeance. One does not have to know all the answers to all our problems before he is justified in being against communism. The following will substantiate Ed Wiltze's statement: The American Communications Association—which is, according to Richard Arens, director of the House Un-American Activities Committee, a communist infiltrated union— controls all the wires and lead lines in and out of the Pentagon. It Is not the communists who are destroying America. America is being destroyed by citizens who will not listen, are not informed and will not think. The uninformed are easily misinformed. Americans are uninformed today to an extent that is unbelievable. We need more men like Ed Wiltze. Only the responsible deserve to be free. If this awakening to our responsibilities does not come, we are not worth saving. — Larry D. Wassmer, 407 S. Cherry. This And That by jph Like To Read About Ayub LAHORE — There were eight separate stories in thp papei this morning about President Field Marshal Mohammed Ayub Khan. That's about par. H»- dedicated a power plant, deplored recent anti-Muslim riots in India to the extent of two columns, visited an industry, took an airplane trip, received some important personages, and so on. This fullsome daily coverage of the man who became President simply by saying he was three years ago may have some connection with the fart that government advertising is greatest single source of newspaper revenue here and the government is inclined to spread the bulk of its advertising among publishers who support it. First Force To a more important extent, however, Ayub Khan's doings are reported in such detail because that is what the readers want. Those readers, the literate 13 per cent, respect him as an individual and for all practical purposes a» their government. Next to Islam, the Field Marshal is the most import- /'' ant force holding P a k i s- '' tan together as a nation, i Next to him are a hatred of India as the enemy and the dream of regaining Kashmir. The somewhat benevolent martial law Ayub has imposed on this country is ( a vast improvement over what existed beftJrie. vWeviously there was a welter of corrupt parties and politicians, subservient to the land-owners, industrialists and moneylenders. These groups still have inordinate influence, but not so much. The Right Sort Ayub has demonstrated that in the formative To Your Good Health JPH years of nations composed of immature people there is a useful place for a dictator. Provided he is the right sort of one. And he, undoubtedly, is that. He could hold his supreme position with unflagging popular support for the rest of his life, if he's a mind to. But he doesn't. Like most of the world's leaders today, Pakistan's self-selected President is an ardent advocate of democracy. Like all of them, however, he has his own particular definition of the word. Here "basic democracies" is the phase on every politically - minded person's lips. A basic democracy is a city ward, a village, or a rural area with a population of a few thousand. Its purpose is not to safeguard its members rights and liberties but to mold their actions to the state's good. A basic democracy, when the scheme becomes fully operative next year, will function like a New England town meeting. It will elect members to the governing body of a larger political unit. The secondary bodies will select from among themselves the members of the national assembly. The assembly will elect the nation's chief executive. So deep-seated is the loathing of politicians that in the first elections the organi zation of political parties is forbidden. Ace in the Hole So the basic democracies system to be one under which this country will be governed by series of town meetings stacked one on the other. Will it function satisfactorily? At the outset it probably will. Largely because the first President to be elected automatically and by acclamation will be Field Marshall Mohammed Ayub Khan. Should the basic democracies not operate as intended, he still will have the army back of him to see that they do. Grandma Alice Has Charm By BOB THOMAS AP Movie-TV Writer HOLLYWOOD (AP) - Sixteen years ago, Alice Faye turned the key of her dressing room door at 20th Century-Fox and drove off the lot. She didn't return. "I'd had it," she recalls. "I had gotten married to Phil (Harris) and I'd had my daughter Alice and then Phyllis. That seemed more important to me. "Besides, I was mad about that last picture I had made, 'Fallen Angel.' I was doing it with Otto Preminger and I loved 'Laura,' which he had done. I was hoping for the same sort of picture, something that would get me into dramatic parts. "They cut my big scenes right out of the picture. The studio was building up Linda Darnell at the iime, and they made her scenes more important. Now I love Linda, but I didn't think they should be doing that to me. "So I gave them the key and told them to keep it. I didn't even take my things with me. I understand they've still got a couple of trunks full of stuff of mine. Might be fun to go through it some day." Alice is back on the old home lot, looking much the same as she did in her heyday — round-faced, blonde and cheerful. She is playing Pat Boone's mother, of all things, in a third go at "State Fair." It doesn't seem to bother her, being recently a grandmother. All grandmothers should look so good. All stars should be such charmers. Alice belongs to the old school of film personalities, the ones who had a ball doing their jobs. Alice came to Hollywood for "George White's Scandals of 1934" and was queen of the lot until the war years, when a girl named Betty Grable came along. Then Grable was queen until a girl named Marilyn Monroe came along. And so it goes. Alice lived in contented retirement, mostly at the Harrises' Palm Springs home. When the call came for "State Fair," she was ready. She presented the same dimensions to the wardrobe department as when she left 16 years ago. Don't Lose Patience By DR. JOSEPH G. MOLNER Here's a letter that might help a lot of people — both doctors and patients: "Dear Dr. Molner: I follow your column every day and enjoy it muchly. I'm not very strong for doctors as such, because I refuse to spend the afternoon sitting in their offices when I have a definite appointment. I wish you would write about that, along with your opinion on a funny trouble which I have each year in July and August. It's not hay fever, and if it's an allergy, why just those two months? "It's a breaking out, mostly i around my ankles, which burn] and itch. I eat just the same, and wear \ the same clothes the year | round. - B.J." Here we have a case of irritants — at the ankles and at the other end. At which end shall we start? Oh, at the upper end, I guess — the stewing' about waiting to see the doctor. I cannot, with a clear conscience, deny that sometimes patients have to wait. That's why we have "waiting rooms," preferably with magazines containing only articles that can be read in five minute: or less, so that people don't get half way through one, only to be called in to the doctor and never to finish it. Remind me to suggest that somebody publish a magazine designed entirely for waiting rooms. The fact is that I don't know of any way of making appointments jibe exactly with the clock. You can't tell when a "simple" case will require some more questions, thought and testing. There's no way of knowing when a day's schedule will be thrown off balance by a patient who insists on talking too long about nothing — or, more important, when one or two or five unexpected but real emergencies will arise. And obviously you can't object to, and much less refuse, a real emergency. I do not, certainly, deny that patients with 2:30 appointments sometimes have to wait until 2:45 or three I've known, in fact, of office schedules to be thrown off by nearly three hours — which is tough on everybody, the patient who is understandably angry, the doctor who is tired to death, and his receptionist, nurse or technician who has a date that night and wants to get home and dress. Believe me, it's no picnic for anybody when the schedule gets off schedule! On an occasional really bad day, receptionists sometimes tell people, "Unexpected emergencies (emergencies are always unexpected, are they nnt?) have come up. Can you shop for an hour, and come back? Or would you rather come another day?" That's the best that can be done. If a patient insists on not waiting at all, the only thing I can suggest is to ask for the first appointment of the day — which may mean taking a date several weeks off. One thing I'm sure of: No doctor ever makes people wait on purpose! Just remember that, unless you want to be treated "by the clock," you can't always have your appointment right on the minute. As to the other end of the itch, the ankles in July and August, I can say just this: It certainly sounds like an allergy. "Hay fever" is only one allergy among many. There are grass fover, rose fever, allergies to other flowers and plants and trees. Think! What do you do in those months? Visit in the country? And walk through fields or woods? Work in the garden? Spend a lot of time at a beach? What's different? Look there for the answer. "Dear Dr. Molner: Does 'falling of the womb' always require an operation?—M.T.M.' Definitely no. The answer depends on the degree of drop and how much distress it causes you. Occasionally a pessary may be helpful. In other cases, no treatment is required. MBS B.H.: "Myalgia" means muscle pain. Dr. Molner welcomes all reader mail, but regrets that due to the tremendous volume received daily, he is unable to answer individual letters Readers' questions are incorporated in his column whenever possible. Prayer For Today When Jesus had cried with a loud voice, he said, Father, into thy hands I commend my spirit: and having said thus, he gave up the ghost. (Luke 23:46.) PRAYER: Our Father, we entrust ourselves into Thy hands this day. Keep us from being unkind or unworthy or sinful in our dealings with our fellow men. Thereby may we commend to other,, the great love of Jesus Christ, our Savior. In His name we pray. Ameo. Ottawa Herald 106-108 8. MalD Published dally except Sunday and Holidays. Second class postage at Ot tawa, Kansas. Robert B. Wellington Editor And Publisher Subscription rate) to trade area—By mall, one month 85: three months, $2 six months, 13.75; one year, 17. Subscription rates outside trade area —By mail, one month, $1.80: three months »4.25; six monthi, 18.00: one year. 115.00. MEMBER OF THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The Associated Press li entitled ex cluslvely to the use for publication of all the local newa printed In the news, paper a* wall a* all AP new* dispatch. AT THE MARKET PLACE — News correspondent Daniel Schorr at Budapest Farmer's Market for filming of documentary on "Hungary Today", to be broadcast as season's premiere o* "The Twentieth Century" Sunday, Channels 5 and 13. Television Log Channel 4, NBC Saturday Channel 5-13, CBS Channel 9, ABC 6:55 5—Moment of Meditation 7:00 5—Farm Reporter 7:30 5—Postmark Mid-America 7:45 5—One-way to Safety 13—Learn to Draw 8:«0 4—Cartoon Carnival 5-13—Captain Kangaroo 8:16 6—One Way to Safety 8:30 4—Pip The Piper 5-13—Captain Kangaroo COO 4—Sharl Lewis 6-13—Video Village Jr. 0—Farm Hour • :30 4—King Leonardo 5-13—Mighty Mouse 9—Whlzzo It Crew 9:45 9—Learn to Draw 10:00 4—Fury 5-13—Magic Land of Allakazam 9—Whlzzo & Crew 10:30 4—Make room for Daddy 5-13—Roy Rogers 13—Junior Auction 9—Whlzzo, and Crew 10:45 9—Learn to Draw 11:00 4—Up Date 5-13—Sky King 9—On Your Mark 11:30 4—Beep and Sam 5—Judo 9—Magic Ranch 13—Film 12:00 Noon 4—High Noon Cartoons 5—Jack Mitchell 9—Sheen* 13—Film 12:30 4—Accent 5—Studio Five. "For Whom the Bells Tolls" 9—Dan Devlne 13—Accent 1:00 4—High School Ball 5—Studio Five, 9-13—College Klckoff 1:1.1 B-?.3—Football 1:30 4—High School Ball 5—Studio Five. 2:00 4—High School Football 5—Studio Five 9—Football J:M 4—International Zone 5—Studio Five •—Football 13—Football 3:00 4—TV Teen Hop 5—Championship Bowling 13—Football 3:30 4—Insight 5—Bowling 9-13—USC vs California 4:00 4—Wrestling 9-13—College Football KOFO Schedule MON THRU FRI SCHEDULE OCT. 8:29 Sign on 6:30 News 6:35 Top Of The Morning 6:45 Weather Roundup Mkts. Est. 7:00 Sports Roundup 7:05 Top Of The Morning 7:30 News 7:40 Weather Forecasts 7:45 Agricultural Markets 7:50 Top Of The Morning 8:00 At Home with Virginia Graham 8:05 Top Of The Morning 8:30 News 8:40 Top Of The Morning 9:00 Morning Devotions 9:15 KOFO Serenade 9:30 News and Weather 9:35 KOFO Serenade 10:00 Mary Elaine Time 10:15 KOFO Serenade 10:30 News and Weather 10:35 KOFO Serenade 11:00 Bulletin Board 11:05 Around Town 11:31) News and Weather 11:35 KOFO Serenade 12:00 People's Exchange 12:10 Noon Tune 12:15 Farm Show 12:25 Noon Tune 12:30 News 12:40 Noontime Weathervane 12:50 Noon Tune Time 1:00 Oarnett Hour 2:00 KOFO Karavan 2:30 News and Weather 2:35 KOFO Karavan 2:45 Homemaklng Memos It Best Buys 2:50 KOFO Karavan 3:00 V.I.P. Show 3:05 KOFO Karavan 3:15 Service Program 3:30 News and Weather 3:35 KOFO Karavan 4:00 Bulletin Board 4:05 KOFO Karavan 4:30 News and Weather 4:35 KOFO Karavan 5:00 Farm Market Analysis 5:05 KOFO Karavan 5:30 News, Weather, Sports 5:45 Sign Of! «:30 4—Mr. Magoo 5—Game of the Week 9—Manhunt 13—Game of the Week 5:00 4—Bullwlnkle 5—Game of the Week 9—Cimarron City 13—Football 6:30 4—Jeffs Collie 5—Lets Get Growing 13— Your Questions Please 5:4:, 13—News-Weather 6 MIC 4—News 5—NewsJi Weather 9—Matty's Funday Funnlei 13—Sportsman's Friend 8:15 5—Sports with Harold Mack 9-13—Football Scoreboard B:30 4—Wells Fargo 6-13—Perry Mason 9—Roaring 20'i 7:00 4—Wells Fargo 5-13—Perry Mason 9—Roaring 20's 1:30 4—Shannon 5-13—Defenders 9— Ernie Kovacs 8:00 4—Movie, "There's No Business Lkle Show Business" 5-13—Defenders 9—Boxing 8:30 4—Movie 5-13— Have Gun Will Travel !)—Boxing 8:45 9—Make That Spare 9:00 4—Movie Spectacular 5-13— Ounsmoke 9—Lawrence Welk 9:31 4—Movie Spectacular 5-13—Gunsmoke 9—Lawrence Welk 10:00 4—Movie 5-13—News - Weather 9—Straightaway 10:15 4—News and Weather 5—Movie, "All The King's Men" l»:3» 4—Movie, "Rebel Without a Cuase" 5—Movie, 9—Movie, "Alexanders Ragtime Band" 13—Bonanza 11:00 4—Movie 5—Movie 9—Movie 13—Bonanza 11:30 4—Movie 6—Million Dollar Movie 9—Movie 13—Movie, "Oyrano de Bcrgerac 1 ' 13:00 -Wrestling 5—Million Dollar Movie 9—Big Show, f!:40 5—Late Show. "Tillle and Gus" Sunday 8iN 5—Light Time 13—Oral Robert* 8:15 5—Davey & Goliath 8:30 4—Scared Heart 5—Christophers 13—Industry on Parade 8:45 4—Chrlstopers 13—Christian Science 9:00 4—Industry on Parade 5-13—Lamp Unto My Feet 9:15 4—Americana at Wort 9:30 4—This (s the Answer 5-13—Look Up And Live 9—Directions 2 10:00 4—Catholic Hour 6-13—Camera Three 9—Womcns League Bowling 10:s;> 5-13— News 10:30 4—Faith for Today 9—Wonderama 13—This is the Life 10:55 5—Three Stooges 13—News Laff-A-Day jj, Icily its tyiuliuic, Inc. Worlil njjils ttuntd. "The last time Fred went on a diet, all he lost was three bete that he'd stick with it." Auld Lang Syne 25 YEARS AGO E. Russell of Houston, Tex., was here for a visit with his daughter, Mrs. James Hobkirk. A daughter was born to Mr. and Mrs. Wesley Trader, 712 N. Locust. The Lincoln grade school PTA held a meeting to discuss such things as new legislation which would provide new methods of taxation for school funds. 50 YEARS AGO A number of Ottawans became indignant when they overslept and were late to work. They had been depending on the new Sheldon Memorial Clock in the courthouse tower, and the clock stopped Inquiry brought the information that custodians of the courthouse and clock were testing it to see if it would really run for eight days and it did — just exactly. J. W. Johnson, Santa Fe signalman from Cha- rule, was here to repair the street crossing warning bells on Walnut Street at the intersections of 3rd, 4th and 5th Streets. Heavy robes were making their appearance on automobile hoods, placed there to keep water in radiators from freezing. 11:00 4—This Ii The Life 5— Profile 9—Wonderama 13—Theater 30 11:15 5—N.F.L. Highlight* 11:30 4—Builders Showcase 5—Fare the Issue S—Metropolitan Movie, "Decameron Nights" 13—Washington Conversation 12:00 4—Bowling 5— Inside Basketball 9—Movie 13—Film Feature 12:15 5—NFL Highlight! 12:31' 13—Leant to Draw 12:15 5-13—Football Klckoff 1:00 4-5-13—Pro Football 9—TV Hour of Star 2:0fl 9—Adlal Stevenson 2:30 5—NFL Scoreboard 9—Man Hunt 2:45 9—Pro Scoreboard 3:00 4—Bowling 6—Movie, "All The Kings Men" «—Deadline 13—Football 3:30 4—Football 5—Million Dollar Movie, 9—Pro FootbaU 13—Football 4:00 4—Lets Get Outdoors 5—Million Dollar Movie, "My Sister Eileen" 9—Pro Football 13—Amateur Hour 4:30 4—Chet Huntley 5—Million Dollar Movie 9-13—FootbaU 5:00 4—Meet The Presi 8—Movie 9— Football 8:30 4—Insight 4-13—Ulster Ed 9—Football •:(W 4—News 5-13—Lassie 9—Movie 6:1S 9—Pro Scoreboard • :30 4—World of Bob Hope 5-13—Dennis the Menace 9—Follow The Sun 7:00 4—Bob Hope Special 5-13—Ed Sullivan 9—Follow The Sun 7:S* 4—Car H 5-13—Ed SuUtvaa 9—The Lewmaa, 1:00 4—Bonanza 5-13—The Power and Olory 9—Bus Stop 8:30 4—Bonanza 5-13—Special 9—Bus Stop COO 4— DuPont Show 5-13—Special 9—Adventures In Paradise 0:30 4—DuPont Show 5-13—Spclal 9—Adventures In Paradise 10:00 4—News, weather 5—News, Weather 9—Way of Thinking 73—New« 10:15 4—Movie Spectacular, "All About Eve 1 ' 5—Twilight Zone 13—New* 10:35 13—Weather 10:30 4—Movie Spectacular 5—News 9—Open End 13—Father Knows Best 10:40 5—Five Star Theater, "Madame Guile" 11:01 4—Movie Spectacular 5—Five Star Theater 9—Open End 13—Movlctlme U.S.A. "Top Secret' 1 4—Movie Spectacular 6— Five-Star Theatre 9—Open End 12:30 9—Dally Word Monday 6:00 4—Continental 6:25 Classroom 5—Light Time 6:SO 13—College of the Air 6:40 5—Davey and Goliath 6:5» 5—Farm Fact* 7:00 4—Today 5—College of the Air 13—Rush Hour 7:15 9—Good Morning World 7:30 4—Today 5—Moment of Meditation 9—Search for America 13—Rush Hour 7:35 5—Cartoonland 0:00 4—Today 5-13—Captain Eangeroo 9—Cartoons 8:30 4—Today 5-13—Captain Kangaroo 9—Whizzo's Wonderland 9:00 »—Say When 5—Jack La Lanne 9—Romper Room 13—Calendar 9:30 4—Play Vour Hunck 5-13—1 Love Lucy 9—Movie, "Dangerous Moonlight" 10:00 4—The Price It Right 5-13—Video Village ti- Movie 10:30 i—Concentration 5-13 — Surprise package 9— Movie 10:51 9— Newi 11:00 4— Truth or Conseuqencei 5-13— Love Ql Life 9— Texan 11:30 4— It Could Be You 5-13 — Search for Tomorrow 9 — Love That Bob 11:45 5-13— Guiding Light 11:55 4— New* 12:00 fioon 4— High Noon Cartoon* 5-13— News 9— Camoulfage 12:05 5— News, Weather 13— New* 12:10 13— Markets ft Weather 12:20 4— New* * Market* 12:30 4Accent 8— As The World Turni 9— Make A Face 1:00 4 — Jan Murray 6-13 — Password 9 — Day In Court 1:30 4 — Loretta Young 6-13— House Party 9— TOPPER 2:00 4Young Dr. Malone 5-13— Millionaire 9— Number Fleas* 2:30 4 — Award Theater 5-13— Verdict Is Your* 9— Seven Key* 2:55 6-13— New* 1:00 4Make Room For Daddy 5-13— Brighter Day 9 — Queen For A Day 3:15 5-13 — Secret Storm 1:30 4 — Here Hollywood 6-13— Edge of Night 9— Who Do You Trust 3:65 4— New* 4:00 4— Kukla and Olrie 6— Early Show, "Million Dollar Lett 9— American Bandstand 13— News 4:05 4— Mr. Magoo 4:10 4— Picture of the Day, "The Lett Bandit" 13— News 4:15 13— Kracko's Komedy Klub 4:8(1 8— Early Show 4 — Picture ol The Day 9— Torey. Popeye and Friend* 13 — Cartoon* 4:45 9— Rocky and Friend* 4— Picture of the Daj 5— Early Show 9— Popeye 13— Yogi Bear 8:30 4— Highway Patr*l 5— Three Stooges 9-Yogi Bear 13— Dr. Ichabod 6:46 13— Sport* — DBT NeUotj 6:50 la— Buslneae New* 8:55 8-Sporti, witn Harold Mack 13— Weather — Gordon Jump 4-5— News 9— Man from Cochlse 13— New* — Don Harrlso*) 4— Sport* — Monte Moor* 5— Weather— Bill Yearout u:15 4— Huntley-BrlnKley Report 6-13— Douglas Edwards and thu News 6:30 4 — Groucho 5— To Tell the Truth 9 — Cheyenne 13— To Tell the Truth 7:00 4 — Montavanl 8-13— Pete ana Gladys B— Cheyenne 7:30 4— Price Is Right 5-13— Window on Main St. 9— Rifleman 8:UO 4— 87th Precinct 5-13— Danny Thomas 9— Surfside Six H:30 4— 87th Precinct 5-13— Andy Griffith 9— Surfside Six 9:00 4— Thriller 6-13— Hennesey 9— Ben Casey • :30 5— Sportsman's friend 9— Ben Casey 10 "— I've Got A Secret 4-6-9-13— New* 9— News 10:10 4-5— Weather 9— Weather 10:18 4— Jack Paar 5— I've Got A Secret 9 — Peter Gunn 13-Weather 1U:20 13— Sport* 10:30 4— Jack Paar 5— I've Got A Scret 9— Peter Gunn lo" Mni ' ° - °° es T ° Colle »» ' ll:uo 4— Jack Paar 5-Five Star Thealw 9— Big Show 13— New Breed 11:30 4— Jack Paar 5— Five Star Theater 9— Big show 13— Movietime. D.S.A. 13! 00 4— Reporter's Scratch Fad 9— Dully Word 12:40 6— Late Mofie, "Million Dollar Legs"

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