Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland on December 17, 1948 · Page 7
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Cumberland Evening Times from Cumberland, Maryland · Page 7

Cumberland, Maryland
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Friday, December 17, 1948
Page 7
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Phone 4600* For a WANT AD Taker EVENING TIMES, CUMBERLAND, MD., FRIDAY, DECEMBER 17, 1.948 SEVCJN DRAFTEES .& VETERANS GUIDE By MAJOR THOMAS M. NIAL It used to 'be you could join the Army and forget your income tax. Well, just about, anyway. No enlisted man had to earmark a penny of his service pay for tne collector or Internal revenue. . Every officer got an automatic tl.500 deduction in addition to the other usual deductions. - • k Those green days are about over, and maybe for a long time. Starting Jan. 1 there will be' no special income tax exemptions for members of the armed forces.' On Jan. 1 the Array, Navy, Air Force and Marine • Corps will begin the tremendous bookkeeping job of \yithholding the proper amount' of 'earned income from the' serviceman's paycheck. The services, especially the Army tried hard to get the special exemptions extended for another year Naturally, they 'don't hurt recruitment. A bill was pushed through the House last summer which . would have done just that, but it bogged down in the Senate. I understand the services will press again in Jan •uary for the same bill, which would txtend the special income tux exemptions and deductions until Deo • SI, 1949. Regardless of whether they are recccssful. withholding machinery . foes into action New Year's Day. Query from A. J., Concord, Mass.: "Can you whom to write to flnd out . about the Gold Star Mothers?" : Write Mrs. Isabel Adams, 451G ' Locust Street, Philadelphia, She is national correspondence secretary. Question from T. H., Trlon, Ga.: "I'd -like to find out if I could learn to be a pressman.under the GI Bill. I already taiow the newspaper I \rant to work for." If that newspaper has -been approved to give training by your state department of education and hns room for you, and you are iligible lor GI BUI benefits, then you're In. EXPERT BODY WORK Wheel Alignment Wheels Repaired Towing -Service • i , ZIMERLA AUTO SHOP" La Vale rhonc 2274 VITAMINS!!! KEEP YOUR FAMILY IN GOOD HEALTH We carry the following l/'nos of vitamins— Miles One-A-Doy — Porkc Darts — Squibb — Up-Johns — Abbotts — V. C. A. ' . (and others) RAND'S Cor. Baltimore and N. Centra St. Go to your nearest (or write) and apply for a certificate of eligibility for GI Bill -training. From D.W.A., Huntsville, Ala.: Is it possible to draw the readjustment allowance while you arc sick and unable to work?" With one exception, It definitely is j not. The exception Is this: - Say you are drawing the allowance of S20 a week and' then get sick, while, still on the active rolls: In that case you could go on drawing it until you have used up your entitlement or until you get well and get a job. From T. (j., Spokane, "Wash.: "Is it true that a veteran has to pay back to. the government all the education money he has received under the GI Bill?" . Definitely not true. Only time a veteran would have to pay back education money to the VA would be where the VA overpaid him 'or subsistence allowance. If that happens to you you will hear about it from VA. From L. B., Pittsburgh: "We. are a bunch of former Merchant 'Marine boys who saw plenty of action in the late war. Now we may be drafted. Is there any chance Congress might change the draft law, and would writing our congressmen help?" • Until Congress gets tack to business I can't guess whether there is a chance for changing the draft law. But writing a Congressman never hurt anyone and has been known to- influence votes. (You may write Major Nlal in care of this newspaper concerning your own service-connected problem. Enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope. When. J. D. Rockefeller died iu 1937, it was announced he had given more than Sf-30,000,000 f-r philanthropic and charitable purposes— the largest group of such gifts ever made. IMPORTED IRISH LINEN Open 'till 9 p. m. 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All Metal 9.98 U OTHER HANDBAGS TO 27.10 Nylon SWEATERS COMPACTS Monogrammed F-r-e-e (1-2-3 initials) 1-2-3 Initials! LAZARUS . . . MAIN FLOOR • Gold and Red • Gold end Green • Gold and Royal • Gold and Block OTHER COMPACTS ;; Tar Fret! 1.98 to 65.00 - Slip-ons Othtr SwMfm 2.98 to 9.98 LAZARUS 11: MAIN FLOOR <f / THE GIFT THAT IS TRULY FITTING] Only at Lazarus in Cumberland! Gift Boxed Free Streamline 7 Barbizon's smooth- fitting slip in an exclusive, new material/ 65% DuPont Nylon, 35% strong- • est rayon! Sturdy combination that dares you to wear it out! .And ever, after countiess launderings, it keeps that petal- fresh oioom. IT Mother wears a. larger • size, get "Streamline - EX." The slip that fits like a dress ... a made-t o-your-;ig- ure-dress. 4.50 Kaylon' Pajamas 5.95 to 15.95 pucrily quilted niyon MHO .. • «b luxurloiiily lined, you could nlmo&t "wear l: Inilde out! And— For contenwd comfort... "Pul- Ictt" Is perfect, vlth l:« roomy sllmly tapered insist «r.d sleeves that bus close. OI count. "Puffctt" ij a surc-io-be ' too. Bachelor Blue Petal Pink A fiown thnt drciunjt *» nudo In: BenuUIully ... frankly flalterlnc .. .in lustrous rayon-snllnl You'll lllte the mere m llon of Klecvcs — th« of sernl-Eirdled vnlit...tht iirc akirt. A trio' of Ucd • buucrfllw; -will •wine Ullt Rracclul gowa. to your heart. , MAIN FLOOR Blue with white • tnm White with blue-trim "Accolade" with a li/t for vour bosom — slimming, trimming follow- through for your waist and hipline. The necklijie cut daringly deep for decollete has the extra fascination of em or aid ered fleurs-de-lis. It takes only a minute to be measured for your perfect-fitting "Body - Contour" size! ROBES BY SAYBURY BARB1ZON BOTANY CREPE SATIN QUILTED WOOL FLANNEL... REG.'and. HALF SIZES HIGHER PRICED SECOND FLOOR JUNIORS WOMEN'S MISSES HALF SIZES

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