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THE DAILY CLINTONIAN Page Tire Monday. August 14, 1944 Fairview HORSE (Jt YJiAR? - By Jack.Sords Major League J Expanded State Job Insurance Program Predicted . ... . ' A IVj with his mother. Mrs. Janet Bryant. Mr. and Mrs. John Thomas and chidren spent the weekend with relatives in Danville, 111. Mrs. Nora Huffman and Glen Hall of Ten. Haute were Sunday cueats of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Bryant. Mrs. Harry Ray and daughter. Barbara spent the past week with Mr. and Mrs. Ben Smith of Lafayette. Mrs. Mary Gutish and children spent Sunday with her sisters. Mrs. Helen Johnson and Mrs. Sue Crimes of Terre Haute. Richard Myers of Chicago Is spending several days with his grandmother. Mrs. Mary Gedrick. Browns Head Straight For League Flag St Louis Squad Trims Boston Oner After Three Wins from New York To Head List ; Bums Lose 2 NEW YORK. N. V. We are convinc"d more titan w liday tltjt the Browns are Koine to win tlu-ir first American League iieunaiit t nit jear. They came east knowing tl-at tliey bad to make the grude against t lie Yanks and Red Sox. A slump on litis road trip, while not necessarily fatal, wouid have thrown tite Hrowns out of high gear and wojil Itavt-given a f Hip to the pressing YatiUs and Red Sox. Trim Yanks 3 Tillies So they enter Vaukee Stadium, There they have never been too successful, and proceeded to trim the Yanks three out four in the Yanks own back yard. Then yesterday they went to. Bos Mr. and Mrs. George Blackburn and family moved from Clinton to Jackson St. in Fairview. Herbert Short of Anderson spent the weekend with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bert Short. Mi to Delia Kerr of Detroit is spending ten days with her mother. Mrs. Laura Kerr. Bettv Gorhara of Greencaatle Is spending several days with her sister, Mrs. Herman Williams and family. Mack Loudon of Indianapolis epent the weekend with his pareuts, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Louden. Miss Goraldlne Kelly of Hazel Bluff spent from Thursday to Sun day with Mr. and Mrs. Cal Smith. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Metr. Miss Joan Moti and Mrs. Peggy Metz nt tended the Slack reunion which was held In Brazil. Mrs. JameB Cllne of Sandusky. O. is spending several weeks with Mr. and Mrs. George Cline. Mrs. Norma Martin and children and Mrs. Maria Dean of K. R. 3 were Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. Ora Weaver. Mr. and Mrs. Alton Rose and daughter, Evadan Ellen spent Sunday afternoon with Mrs. Margaret Brown and Mrs. Madge Price and son. Mrs. Marian Petak and son, Larry spent Sunday with her mother, Mrs. Ira Woolen and family at St. Ber-nice. Mr. and Mrs. Dave Patrick and daughter, Patty and Anton Gedrick of Chicago Bpent the weekend with their mother. Mra. Mary Gedrick. Mr. and Mrs. John Gedrick and ion, Fernand returned to Chicago liter spending the past week with relatives. Mrs. Frances Hope of Indianapolis is spending the week with her parents. Mr. and Mra. Ernest Weber and family. Pvt. and Mrs. Clnude Middlebrook and son, Edward of Chicago Bpent Sundsy and Monday with his aunt, Mrs. Margaret Brown. Mr. and Mrs. Milford Shores and daughters of Terre Haute were Sunday guest of liis parents, Mr. and Mtb. Everett Shores. Albert Suuthwood of Connorsville spent from Sunday until Tuesday I Scoreboard DASEBALL, It WAV Probable pitchers: AMIOlUt AN l,Kt(;l E Chicago t Humphries) at York (Zuber or Uouhalul. New Cleveland (Grouieki at Washing ton (Leonard! (night t. Detroit (Corsica) at Philadelphia (Newsoin) ( night . St. IajuIs (Gatehouse) at Bostoli (ONeil.) NATIONAL IJ:AGI'R New York (Brewer) at Cincinnati (Heusser or Carter). Brooklyn (Davis) at St. Louis (Coo tier). Boston (Andrews) at Pittsburgh (Roe). Ph iladel phia ( Raf fenberger) Chicago (Fleming). at VKSTKRHAVS ItBSO.TS AMKKH'AK LKAtJIE New York 10. Chicago 1 (1st). Chicago 11. New York 3 (2nd). Washington 2. Cleveland 1 list). Washington 4, Cleveland 1 (2nd). Philadelphia 6, Detroit 1 (1st). Detroit 6. Philadelphia 0 (2nd). Boston 1, St. Louis 6 (13 Ins. 1st). St. Louis 6, Boston 1 (5 innings, Sunday law, 2nd). NATIONAL LKAGI K Cincinnati 4, New York 3 (1st). Cincinnati , New York 2 (2nd). St. Louis 4, Brooklyn 1 (1st). St. Louis 7, Blooklyn 1 (1st). Pittsburgh 8. Boston 1 (1st). Pittsburgh 3, Boston 1 (2nd). Philadelphia 3, Chicago 2 (1st). Philadelphia 7, Chicago 6 (2nd). TOMORROWS GAMES NATIONAL LKAGTB Brooklyn at St. Louis (night). Philadelphia at Chicago. Boston at Pittsburgh (night). New York at Cincinnati (night). AMERICAN LEAGl'E Cleveland at Washington (night). Detroit at Philadelphia. Chicago at New York. St. Louis at Boston. Florida Truck Driver Gets Sentence on Beer Sale Count INDIANAPOLIS, Infi. Robert ' Ferrell, 22-year old resident of Crestview, Fla., was beginning a sentence of from six months to 14 years at the Indiana State Reformatory today for having disposed of a cargo of beer for about half price. Ferrell, who was trucking the brew from Terre Haute to Laporte, admitted selling the $1,000 consignment for tV0 to two tavcrnkecpers near Terre Haute. Opportunity for Major Allied Victory, "Ike" Tells Forces in France (Continued from page 1) speedy action. I make my present appeal to you more urgent than ever before. "I request every airman to make it his direct responsibility that the enemy is blasted unceasingly by day and by night, is denied safety In right or in flight. "I request every sailor to make sure that no part of hostile forces can either escape or be reinforced hy sea. and that our comrades on laud want nothing that guns and ships and ship's companies can bring to them. "I request every Boldier go for-fard to his assigned objective with determination that the enemy can survive only through surrender. Let no foot of ground once gained be relinquished. Let no single German escape through a line once established. "With all of us resolutely performing our Bpeclal tasks, we can make this week a momentous one in the history of this war, a brilliant and fruitful week for us, a fateful one for the ambitions of Nazi tyrants." Printers Ink Salvaged One type of paint can be made out of waste ink scraped from printing presses, says "Witcombings." (Continued troot high as J 35 a week by use of federal as well as state fundB planned to renew their fight In the house. Defeat was forecast, however, since the house has shown an even stronger tendency to protect rights of states than has the senate. Meantime, congress had a warning from Sen. Walter F. George (D), Ga.. chairman of the senate finance committee, that it cannot reduce taxes In the postwar era if It votes "runaway expenditures." "The joint congressional tax committee and the treasury are making a study of reduction of taxes in the postwar period, but it is doubtful if little more can be done than to settle on a policy before Germany is defeated," said George. Postwar Budget Untr "Reduction of taxation depends on the sixe of the budget. There is strong likelihood of a postwar budget of 118.500.000.000 to $20 billions, and unforeseen expenditures might raise it to $22 billions. "The sixe of the army and navy, cost of I'KKKA and other agencies will have much to do with determining the sixe of the budget. "It is undoubtedly true that congress will strive to reduce taxes, especially those which act as a brake on production or business. inane are taxes particularly like the 95 per cent excess profits tax." Congress also planned to speed action on surplus property disposal legislation. The bouse is scheduled to consider a bill tomorrow, wniie the senate military affairs committee will seek to whip a measure into shape during the week. Emergency lioeiHlation Near Democratic leaders were expected to seek quick action on emergency postwar legislation, and then postpone other major action until after the election. A major question of policy to be settled In legislation on disposition of surplus war property Is whether to "lock it up" for a period of years so as not to Interfere with business, or whether to make it available to the people and put the proceeds in the federal treasury to help cut the war debt. Bathtub Nuisance A nuisance is the crack around the edge of the bathtub. This is caused when the tub settles away from the plaster. After cleaning the crack, fill with a plastic strip manufactured for this purpose or pack with rock wool and finish with prepared cement, plastic wood or putty. lUGHT VgAR-OLD FtU-iMeK. OF-U SlfeAIStlT" RACES Ado A Indianapolis Indians Win Two Games on Home Ground INDIANAPOLIS, Iud. The Indianapolis Indians who came home after a long session of visiting and with some new personnel, upset tiie dope sheets by winning two games, yesterday, a regular game, 7 to 6 and a 7 1 triumph in seven frames, from the Minneapolis Millers. Tonight the teams will meet a-gain for another couple beginning at 6:43 p. tu. I!yers hurled for the first victory and Wes Flowers, pitching practically on one leg for six innings because of an Injury, was credited with the second win. He was relieved in the last heat bv, Stan Klopp. new pitcher from Boston, after allowiug only three hits. In both games the Hoosiers connected exactly 11 times. GET A RAILROAD JOB! KEEP 'EM ROLLING TO THE FIGHTING FKONTS OF THE WORLD Skilled, Semi-Skilled & Unskilled Workers Needed Must Comply With WMC Regulations See Mr. R. O. Dettman, Representative U. S. RAILROAD RETIREMENT BOARD Ration Board Office Every Tuesday Clinton, Ind. 9 to 11 :30 A.M. i " .. . ,, Get In the Scrap! I Thntit Vniir Kiran Into the Fiehtf I I pSS DOT VOU- HM17 . " ) I THE MM STARTS TOWARDS THE SMC I AMD SECOND LATE0. WATCHING FROMl gTlT IS A 'STRAW.' fcl.OWIWG THAT I I QUICK BRING PER fcf I HURRY. ) ( BUT 5000ENLV TURMS AND WATCME5 0UK AW OPEN WIMDCW i THIS RIFLE WIU f, , V' I - , uc ckuucxr r.cr turv I I MrssAac wt will Ifcl .irtscc' I V -II ADDonAruiiur. naiQt uadotimiv mm ft iAiiu tu fc , Vc& ton and dropped the first aiae of a double-beaded. 7-5. That might have discouraged a club that didn't have what it takes. But it failed to dispirit the Brownies and they bounced back to take the nightcap, 6-1 in a game that was called at the end of the fifth by a .Sunday law. Vera Stephens hits a brace of homers in that first tilt but Leon Culbertson's homer tied it for the Sox in the ninth and Bobby Uoerr's 13th inning homer won it. Kfliaton Win Twin Dili The Senators won their second twin bill of the year by trimming the Indians, 2-1 and 4-1. behind Early Wynn and Mickey Haefncr. Only Pat Seery's homer in the first game and double In the second sav ed the Indians the humility of a double shut-out. The Yanks unblanketed a new rookie, Mel Queen from Newark, to humble the White Sox 10-1 but the Chicagoans evened matters by slam ming Hank Borowy for an 11-3 verdict in the second game. Tigers, AUileUr Split Alter winning nine straight the Tigers bowed to the Atlhetics, 6-1. In the first game of two but they took the second, 6 to 0. The Pirates had little or no trouble taking two from the lowly and STAMPS For Every Purpose . 48-Hour Service TK2 DAILY CIT4TCNIAN The best tire made is the best buy today ... a new Goodyear. -Your first choice for extra quality, extra value ... a safe, sound, good - looking Goodyear for long, low -cost mileage. We've got 'em now $ 4 fi Q 5 o bring in your J certificate today. nus ti) 4.00-16 '(with your old fin) NINTH & BOGART MOBILGAS STATION JOE t;MOI,KTTO 9 JLfrm w mi I'm Mt' MAN TO TOWN. IN TIME 6 LATE P0R THE K W jmA J W ' K MAN! JW W WHAT IS THE COM MtftSATION L , ,vVy IVXXLl TO WARM OF THE . BROADCAST- JS'Jhi 't".- -' :- HE DOES NOT WALK pfeS WMftt yOUARS ; MATTER im - jrmmv&Ji ATTACK THE ENEMVj t i-A1 ""'-H Ji- ' t Ll HAMZ SO I W pg SMAK TO Ml WHY DO YOU , ?. J- IS PLANNING ON f OST ' 'lh-' MAKE SURE I' " WHAT IS MV 3 DOUBT ME?' 'TrS DUNN - Wty1 " A FROM THE ISLAND ulum TCfflSr f "hlhl T i V'3 WITH THE HORN SW-i I W!A 1 -"vjfi-Jks fl . JaSiV FROM HIS GUN. HE Prpffi32j JZX J ft . . KNOCKS HIM OUT, "-CT - t-B JS&WXU! 7"" ' 1, !iZ Kl" Vvv Secret and rows tot ' C1lJ H3ro A I ISLAND A VOICE ( E lfl5gj C7 A A ' - FROM THE SHORE JS?V i inoffensive Braves. 8-1 and 3-1, with AI Lopez. Frank Colnian and Rip Sewell contributing homers to the double victory. It was Frank's fourth round tripper in three games. The Giants ran their losing streak to six straight by dropping & pair to the Reds. 4-:t ?nd 9-2. Hums I.OMC Two Tom Sunkel finally caught up with the Dodgers and the Cards promptly caught up witlt Tom and our Bums dropped tnc opener, t-i. Need we say that our Bums also lost the second game. 7-3. Ron Northey s homer provided the winning margin in 2 the Phils' 3-2 victory over the Cubs In tit; fir.il game and they all teamed up t; s'.ug out a 7-6 tlo',rion in the ntglK-cap. Standings L5 NATION.!, LKAUl'K Clubs Won list Pet. St. Louis "T 28 .733 Cincinnati 5 45 .567 Pittsburgh 5S 45 .563 Chicago 47 r4 .4ii.ri New York 5 58 - Boston 62 41" Philadelphia 41 61 .402 Brooklyn 3 65 .398 AMKRK AX LK.MM'K Clubs Won Lost Pet. St. Louis 66 44 .600 Hoston 59 60 .541 r.,,.,it 57 51 .528 New York 55 52 .5H Chicago 52 57 .477 Cleveland 53 59 .473 Philadelphia 50 62 .446 Washington 46 63 .422 AMERICAN ASSIK'IATIOX dubs Won Lost Pet Milwaukee 2 38 .683 Louisville 72 48 .600 Toledo 71 48 .597 i.l,i.a 66 54 .550 St Paul :i 53 .54 Minneapolis 45 74 .378 Indianapolis 40 76 .34 7 vana Cilv 33 81 .289 Early Rubber Indians of the Amazon regions knew about the substance that came to be called rubber, and had used it for centuries before European conquerors set foot on the land. From cuts made in certain trees, the natives learned, dripped a milky fluid that would harden when exposed to sunlight or to the smoke of their fires. By pouring the fluid over mo.ds they contrived to shape crude jars and shoes. 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