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The Daily Clintonian from Clinton, Indiana · Page 6

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!Tliiirs3ay, Seplomber 21, 1911. Tace Six THE DAILY CLINVONI AN AT LEASE-LEND A HAND' THE DAILY (MVTONIAN FBehind the Seen mm I 1M1 3 n Bwitlfcilita m Ttf Weekly OMaki MN The aamum PiaMealm alMoriwd is ISM Published DaU7 Except Saturday .tad Suday I L. r y HULLTWUU Iwrge L. Carey - - Editor and Publishes 1 V. U r-XXJVev v2- f At the MocieM WAISASH U MliMlay and Thursday One of the best known acting tam in filmdoni Basil Rath-bone and Nigel Bruce bring Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson to l ie a;iin in t'. new l"nver-sal mystery, "The Scarlet Claw," which oitens at the Wabash Theatre toniirht. The picture w:i produced and directed by Roy William Neill. who collaborated with Edmund L. Hnttman in preparing the screen Play. By HARRISON CARROLL King Feataret Syndicate Writer c tM rMtomce at tuown, mm I ft. i IW WM'"' 3- SL know Akim Tamiroflf, get him to tell you the last word in Sinatra fan stories. It happened in a littla movie theater in Cedar City, Utah. Sorry, can't print here. HOLLYWOOD Lt. (J. g.) John m bmom uaaa luuw r Mki Republican Editorial ltV Howard, former film actor, has ar Phone 31 Phone 33 rived in Washington after 18 months overseas on a mine-sweep-e er. His mother, r''"m Mrs. John How a ay re Picture request of the month: Jules Gape, pharmacist's mate of United States Navy Mobile Hospital So. 109, in the Pacific, wants a full-length X-ray photo of Veronica Lake. And what'll you bet he gets it, too? It's just the kind of a gag that would appeal to Veronica, M&VBLKAM DITDML AccnriATim UJVVMUI! ceived a call from him and he told her he hoped to get a leave. Howard's war record is PAKAIT3 Tl ursday, fYiday and Hat urday You loved her in "Journey for Margaret" and adored her in "Lost Angel" so you'll probab The Sonny Tufts move into thr four-bedroom Billy Wilder house on the 21st and all the furniture they have is what was in their two-room penthouse in New York. one of Hollywood's most im-pressive. He saw action in North Africa, Italy and in southern France ly just go quieily mad over little ! Margaret O'Brien. filmdom's ( nnmhnr onu cu'PCl hon vi n hfV 'A- I Harrison .Carroll Fhilson Ahn, brother of Korean Actor Phillip Ahn, is the new, head of laboratories at the Howard Hughes aircraft plant. This makes a pretty good record for the family. Phillip's sister. Susan, is an ensign in the WAVES; another sister, Sarah, is a chemist in a local defense plant and Phillip himself test role in Metro-Goldwyn-May-er's "The Canterville Ghost." which opens at the Palace Theatre tonight. In this film vemion of Oscar Wilde's celebrated story. Margaret co-stars with Charles Laueh- The revue Red Skelton plans for Camp Roberts will be a takeoff on his life and will be called "The Skelton Scrap-Book." Red and his ex-wife, Edna, have been writing the material and M-G-M will send Jan Clayton north to play the feminine lead. Story will open in the year 2.000, with Red playing an oldster of 67. He figures that will make the jokes about 190 years old. ton. who plays the title role and, FROM EUROPE TO THE FAR EAST. In announcing its plant for partial demobilization when Germany is beaten, the Army emphasizes that the rate of return of surplus men from overseas will depend upon the number of ships available. Thousands of ships" will be required to supply the Pacific theater," and "all else must wait". operates a plastic factory along Robert Young as an American; with his picture work. Ranger. HOLLYWOOD HI JINKS: Bon nie Edwards' estranged groom, Al Vinegar for Stains Vinegar will remove most stains Barbee, is having dates with Ice from hands. Skater Patricia Ekander, who closely resembles Bonnie. ... Claire Trevor to Berkeley to be with her husband, Lt Cylos Dunsmoore. "White Army" In addition to being Deanna Dur-bin's director, Frank Ryan has just made an important contribution to science. He has figured out what causes headaches after drinking. It's the glare in the bottom of the glass. . June Allvson at the Hollywood Tropics with David Rose. . . . The gin rummy players can t use the Brown Derby booths any more. Too many people waiting for : The War Department gives 3ome idea of our future military plans when it says that "millions of fighting men, millions of tons of landing barges, tanks, planes, guns, ammunition and food," must be sent to the Pacific theater "over longer supply lines" than those to Europe. It is bluntly stated that most of the ships and planes used in the European theater will be needed to supply the Pacific war fronts and that "the majority of ships proceeding to Europe will continue on to tables. ... John Carroll at the Players with Lorraine Miller. ... And the pretty girl with Freddie June Vincent, Universal starlet, is at the Good Samaritan for an operation. Has the room next to Ella Raines. Have a heartbreak: Spike Jones, just back from entertaining in France, says that when his band played the Marseillaise in Cherbourg, many of the French children didn't even know what the number was. ... WaC Private Alice Jrnes. a visitor on th? "Women's Army" set at M-G-M. has put in the first bid for Lana Turner's uniform after the picture is finished. ... Pep zy Ryan has promised dates in I'ew York to Buddy Pepper and Charles Peck. ; Mis Maude Morgan of Newport Bartholomew at the Clover club was Emilie Hensel, who used to go with Bob Walker. ... Massachusetts Veterans of World War I have chosen Jimmy McHugh as the writer of the best w-ar songs of World War II. . . . Did you notice that two of the five re-issues planned by M-G-M were Jeanette MacDonald pictures? "Naughty Marietta" and "San Francisco. . . . Virginia Weidler goes glamorous for the first time on a personal appearance tour at the Golden Gate in San Francisco. Taking a Backward Clance are visiting with relatives in Clinton and Parke county for a few days. the Pacific laden witi looa ana supplies j for that distant campaign". Very few ships ' will turn around for a return trip to the United States and it may take many months to secure transportation for all surplus men to the United States. I It should be understood that troops in Me Par-ifif area will have the same stan-l TWENTY V KAILS AttO TOIAV Ial'r4itjt in EvangflWm Each is an ex-fiance. ... If you 1 j presiding, the laymen's meet ing (was h'ld in Clinton Christian church this morning. The session ; in charge of Bishop Lte and the ministers, was at the same time, going on at the Methodist church. 1 About 1 ftO attended the laymen's meeting, about one-fifth of tlnm being women. J tin" son It. j THIRTY YEARS ; AiO TODAY 'lifiuii To Have Itigget ttlieej i farm lu StaiJ t Albert H. Krekler. of the Ha-1 zel Uluff. who has made gratify-j ing experiments, in stock raising, j will devote much of his land and 1 time to the raising of sheep, an ; industry that lias been, to a great Mending Tape Mending in the form of a patch from self material or a darn with raveling are good ways to reinforce worn or thin places in clothing. Mend before the thin place breaks through into a hole or tear. The new mending tape, applied simply by pressing with a hot iron, is a time saver. It comes in various widths and colors. Follow directions, if you would use it for best results. Snake Aid War Troops engaged in the African campaigns are using large quantities of snake serum and as a result the Snake park in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, has been called on to increase its collection of snake venom crystals to the maximum. An appeal has gone out to all snake catchers in the region to redouble their efforts. Puff adders and cobras are the reptiles most required, and the prices paid for the5e range up to $1.50 each. By chance this has been a good snake season. r. l . I & Li i is: 2V -$ i 1 BL V tiif-ni tr-- i extent, overlooked in Vermillion county. While at Chicago, last week, he purchased five hundred head of Oxford Down eves from two to three years old. and the sheep were unloaded from the Hunt of Rensselaer acted as Secretary. . IernaK The Miws Nema Carlin. Kath- ryn Dunk ley and Margiiret Down-j ie attended the Grand theater in j Terre Haute last night. Miss Mary Marvel and Miss No-' ra O'Kourke have returned home dard applied to them and that a number of the men in the Far East will be returned as rapidly as replacements are available, transportation possible and the military situation permits. CHINESE GENERAL EXECUTED. The announcement from Chungking, China, that General Chank Tep-Seng, commander of an army, has been executed for dereliction of duty, may strike some Americans as a strange proceeding, but, nevertheless, gives a good idea of the determination with which top-flight Chinese are prosecuting the war against Japan. The General was convicted by a court-martial of having allowed a commanding and Attinfift Are Topiis. Stressing the idea of b-adT-ship In evan-lim, Dr. Bert E. Smith of Chicago, superintendent of th adult department of the S an day schools and former d-an of Battle ; round, d'-liven-d a strong meBage at the M. K. conference niiing last night. ft was aim-d diretly to the men. Dr. Smith elaborated on four points throughout his address the educational process, the spiritual leadership of parents in the home, importance of recreation and Ut Christian responsibility in evangelism. Leadership in evaneli(im. Lr. Smith declared, was the greatest need in the church today. Ijymn IHcum. Hospital. World Servi-e, Other Work With State Senator f. O. Holmes of Gary, president of the Methodist laymen's association of the Northwest Indiana conference I cars in this city. Saturday morn-1 ing. The sheep were shipped from 1 Idaho to the Chicago market. As 'placed. Mr. Krekler will purchase 'soon a this herd in permanently five hundred more of the same Grain Drill Sonk rusted or locked parts of the grain drill with a mixture of kerosene and oil to work them loose. Jack up the wheels and turn them by hand, to make sure all parts work freely. i after a two weeks vacation tour-; ing in Ohio, Canada, and Mich- inan. They stopped at Buffalo, j Niagara Falls. Cleveland, Detroit land Windsor. Canada. ! E. 13. Boyd is reported to be suffering from an attack of blood poisoning at his home in Whit- conib Avenue. I Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Huxford and ikind and they will be brought to ; I Hazel Bluff farm, and this will j perhaps be the biggest flock of Noted Vitamins Best known of the B vitamins is Bl or thiamine, which keeps nerves steady and the disposition calm and cheerful. Then there is niacin or nicotinic acid, which does most to ward off pellagra. A third B vitamin is riboflavin, which is needed Cor normal growth and herlth. RESEMBLING a Boy Scout is this member of the White Army, Belgian Army of the Interior. The uniforms worn by the troops were dropped to them by British aircraft, but decorations worn by this youth were collected from Allied soldiers. (International) Shallow Late Despite its great size. Great Salt Lake has a maximum depth of only 40 feet breeding ewes in Indiana, Rev. K rowel Ha j Ijpft "Hi Mark" hill to fall into enemy hands, although ordered to defend Changsha at all cost. Apparently, the Chinese take their war seriously and expect a general to carry out orders regardless of difficulties. It goes without saying that the execution of this general will stiffen the backbone of all generals in China. It is one CROSSWORD - - - By Eugene Shcffer o THIRD HAVEN o iner party. She's 80 years old to thing to disobey orders, at the risk of life day." "We gave her a party," corrected Mrs. Horton, and stopped the wheel chair. Mr. Cook came down to shake Mrs. Reynolds' hand. '"Congratulations. They can't kill us Talbot peo CHAPTER ONi. THERE WERE enough people coming from the Talbot Inn together to form a little procession as they all turned into Morris street. There a'zs a pause for a moment on the corner of the Strand to watch a big skipjack under full iil coming up the Tred Avon river and taking a long tack for the j Wiiu Sundays meetings. Jtev. ; J. I). Kruwei closed his ministry ! with the Methodist church in ; Clinton, and goes now to Spring-I field. 111., to become pastor of Kuniler Methodist church. There were large audiences to hear his 1 lait sermons, morning and eve-j ning. and the church shows every evidence of bing a live organization as the retiring pastor re-lirwiuishes the helm. The public here has become muh interested in Master Max. wiio is something of a wonder as a boy pianist, and his career will be watched by Clinton people with about as much interest as they will watch the future movements of the departing pastor. Vr.:m;ilK I Mm. Ida Pooley spent Satur- day nicht in Terre Haute. J Mr. ai'd Mrs. Charles Paterson. , wif' Mr. and Mrs. Herschel Seich and Mrs. Jessie Douglas, motored ' tu Hit' dale. Sunday where they 'vi:-.hd Mrs. McLaughlin, j ViKS Harriet Rayhould of South ! Ma n street entertained the Mis- I ..... t..it..n;.. Tnvnui Puurl A 11 H or. nharp turn into Town ereelc Mrs. Reynolds, at the head of the group !n her wheel chair, would have liked to wait a few minuter to watch the boat, with its one big triangular sail and proud bow which cut the i water so smoothly, but the others w " I ZZZ- 1: Jki u s-Z. , . J. . , jZZ 25 " 17 26 m m 1 1 II- J 111 !l 51 1 1 lirl 1 w Mir too much remembering. It didn't do any one person or any group of people good always to be remembering. It was the town's greatest fault. They looked back, not forward. They talked about what the place had been rathei than what It was going to be. They were proud of how old Talbot was For herself, Mrs. Reynolds was tired of oldness. She wanted youth. She didn't want to remember things. She wanted to feel that she had found new youth, as the old earth had, now it was spring. Mrs. Horton was cheery as she stopped the wheel chair in front of Mrs. Reynolds' house. A little ramp had been built up to the porch. Two or three ladies helped push the chair up, making rathei a fuss about it in a laughing way. Mrs. Horton patted the invalid shoulder encouragingly. "Here we are, back home," she said. "I'm sure you're glad. You must be worn out "Nonsense." It was erne of Mrs. R e y n o 1 d s' favorite expressions when she was annoyed by some dull remark. "Why should 1 be worn out? I've just sat while you pushed." "Oh, I know you've ben brave about it- Now you'd better go in itself, and another to exhibit some recalcitrance when the worse that can happen is a courtmartial and the knowledge that the matter will probably become a political incident. FOR OUR YOUNG PEOPLE. ' We think it advisable to call attention to the report of a committee on juvenile delinquency and crime prevention, recently delivered at the conference of the International Association of Chiefs of Police. Considering the problems of the postwar era, the special committee said : "The prevention of juvenile delinquency requires a total community effort to be participated in by parents, social workers, educators, clergymen, police, industrialists, labor leaders, business men and civic workers." There is no reason to believe that the members of this committee, police officers with experience, are wrong in their conclusions. They warn parents and the public that the problem ages will range from twelve to nineteen for girls and from ten to twenty-three for boys. New York Henry J. Kaiser, west coast shipbuilder: "Women are performing magnificently in industry, in the mil ple. We go on forever. I' must be the air here." Mrs. Reynolds thanked him sincerely. She felt sorry for Mr. Cook, who had lost his wife who had been her friend. Talbot never seemed the same in summer without Trixie Cook sitting on the porch fanning herself and exchanging laughing comments on heat and mosquitoes with anyone who passed t-y. Mrs. Cook was dead and Mr. Cook looked like a ghost of his former jovial Self, but he still subscribed to the tradition that Talbot people couldn't be killed and went on forever. How fond they all were of the old story that went back to Revolutionary times, about the corpse brought to Talbot to be buried which had come back to life and settled down in the place. The air had brought the dead back to life. The air made them go on forever. At least the story went on forever, although severa' other old people had died during this last hard winter. Only the young didnt die. They went away. And they didn't come back- ' The little procession moved on. Jane Dorset came out of her Town Shopr to offer congratulations. Miss Molly, the old postmistress, came out of her little house and kissed Mrs. Reynolds, aaying, "You look w-lendid, Eunice. I'm sorry 1 son and Mary Crossetto, at supper. Sunday evening. f .'.1 pushed forward, what was a skipjack to them, or a bug-ey or any of the other special Chesapeake sailing vessels that were so rapidly disappearing? Mrs. Horton said it always was blustery on that corner, even on such a fine spring day as this. That seemed more important when it was only spring and not summer. It was so easy to take cold. So Mrs. Reynolds felt herself thrust forward, not only mentally, but physically, since Mrs. Horton was pushing the wheel chair and thus could put decision behind her opinions of the weather. Mrs. Reynolds, who loved all kinds of boats, especially the old types that were rapidly disappearing, made no protest. She felt very much at peace with ei-eryone. They had all given her such a fine birthday party at the Inn. There had been a luncheon and then games and singing, and now they were all escorting her home. Such a fuss because she was 80. After ail, 80 was nothing in Tal-Cot or 90. either. People who stayed in Talbot grew old and lived on and c.T. Only the young went away and never returned. She'd and - - Onion Plants Fr best result, onions require a well drained, fertile soil. Many commercial growers use a ton of commercial fertilizer rr acre with a liberal amount of stable manure. Farm gardeners should use at least 7 ouartr of fertilizer per 100 feet of r'Jiv. well mixed with the soil, and s-de dress with 3 to 4 quarts of a 10-0-10 icrtilizer. agronomists Mrs. Reynolds blocked the wheel deftly with the cane she alwaya carried, although she couldn't walk with it any more. "I don't want to go in. It's nice out here." VERTICAL 1 vigor 2 restore to confidence 3. wide-mouthed jugs 4 eerm 5 bitter vetch 6. beach 7 cosmetic 8 upper limb 9- Bohemian river 10. feminine name 42 worthies! scrap 45. eternity 44 seed vessel 4r sever 46. relic tons pnmnhlet 4. slender fmlal 49 masculine name P0 assistant M lair 52 decimal unit 53 diminutive for Elizabeth Mrs. Sanders simpered and wagged a coy forefinger. "You mustn't overdo. Laura's last words were'". Millv Sanders, nobody ever heard mv daughter's Inst words or couldn't get to your pa-ty. I'll come for a good long talk soon." Mr. Radford stood waiting for them in front of his house, where his wKe was to leave the pa:ty group. He I ever will. Like the brook, she goes on and on forever." Answer to yesterday's puzzle. 'I think you're wonderful,' fall Lettuce In the fall letluce may be grown again; and the Chinese cabbage leaves are delicious- Chinese cabbage may be grown in the spring, with rich soil and an early start. But in midsummer, it always runs to seed. A late crop has no suah tendency, and heads are easily produced in the fail, from plants started in late June. chimed in another lady. "And at 11 exclamation of sorrow 19 solid grape ref use 20. accessory seed coverings 21 dve indigo 22. English autiior 23 heroic poems 25 force breath through nosa noisily 27. street rail way (abor.) 28. fictions 2H. propel oneself through the water 31- mystic ejaculation 32- unit of liquid measure 34. Scotch plaid fabric 37. immerse 2 highways 39 hurried 40. steady swinging pace 41. god of war 43. Great Lake 45 feline 4ti flap apper.Jaga 47 attempt . PGIRII iMiErjSIT HORIZONTAL I opposed to vei.se 6 mineral spring fi mountain in Crete 12 lamprey fisherman 1H. sailor 14. the sun t 15. whitens 16. edge 17. geological aee 18 mournful 19 adult mat 20 macaws 21 beast of burden 22. easy g3!lop 24. Greek letter 25 camelian 26. docks 30. covertly sarcastic 22 cushion .1 citrus fruit 34 nervous twitch pl.) 35. note in the scale 36. fortifications jj butt ., 29. trioove ClR'OW E SUT I AIR fib said, "Mrs. Reynolds, you look I younger than ever today." j "I feel younger," she aaid, and laughed. Mr. Radford was always itary service, in volunteer oi panizations at home and on the farms. We must make them more fully aware of their responsibilities as voters." Chicago Edward N. Scheiberling, new National Commander of the American Legion: "We want a peace with teeth in it a peace that can be and will be so neat, so well dressed, so well spoken. She liked him because he was one of the very few who had ever come back, and even he had not returned unt'l he was very tired and old. He'd come back for his second childhood. Laura had said not 3 A.flNlAS7ll lUYQl T a iy Zg M E j A R n s Ieit a K; TD7lP RjEflE T fjjtj A R ,'SPP I T A I "CDj GitBNJE EIDnOUl VIE RAg3lA Yjjj TjfEIR A T lojpg 1 E FIRMS 1 1 N nIeKFI1 pjnA'SBi.lE Hk;EP ftpRA6AVEj asiLlAlNi6ti5lEipElea thought of that at the party. Not a single young person had been there. Now that it was all over, she half wished she had in sited the young girl who sat on the porch and had looked at her with so much interest as her chair was lifted up the three steps to the house level. The girl hadn't seemed like a stranger. Mr. Cook came out of his store. Ke was fat and had a good laugh m spite of all his troubles. He said. "Why. it seems like a parade. Teli me. what's it for?" Mrs. Sanders spoke up quickly to beat Mrs. Horton, who she thought was usurping the spotlight a little too much today. 'It s Mrs. Rey-uoiJs' birthday. We've ail been to your age. "Can't we forget my age for a while? I'm tired of hearing about it. I enjoyed my party, but please do me a very great favor and don't give me another. From now on I have no more birthdays. Now all run along and I'll wait out here for Laura." Mrs. Horton beamed. "Don't you think, Eunice ..." "No, Jessie, I dcr't. Whateer you were going to say, 1 know I don't." She spread out her hands in the mellow afternoon sunshine. "I'll take a little nap when yn'rc gone,' 'V Ra rnUaiiN)l , Endive Well Liked For summer leaves, chicroy, also known as endive, is more available tiun lptu;ce. which usually runs tc seed in midsummer. Endive may be had with curly leaves, or broad leaves. Many like the curly leaves best for summer, and broad leaves tescarolle) for fall, as they endure frost and become sweeter after the frost comes. too kindly, but Mrs. Reynolds rather liked the idea herself. His wife said he'd forget his head If it weren tied on. Mrs. Reynolds liked him for it. She wished everyone in Talbot would forget things more easilv. There was altogether Cleveland Dr. Isiah Bowman. President of Johns Hopkins University: "The rreative powers of soienee can quickly make up some of the Josses of war." Arai;f time of tblutiua. 3 minute

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