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TEN EVENING TIMES, CUMBERLAND, ' Ml).. MONDAY, JANUARY 10, 1949 Phone 4GOO for a WANT AD Taker Kadio Ringside By John M. Cooper NEW YORK—(INS)—There is an old newspaper custom, familiar to everyone •who has seen n movie .version of a city j-oom, which demands that aJl reporters wear their hats in the office. A reporter 'without a hat is obviously no .reporter. at. all. In, the ^novies, it's the way you can tell .the hero from the villain. • Now it appears that this custom has been carried over.: into radio reporting, but on a very limited scale. A hasty, survey has revealed only lour -well-known hat wearers before the microphone. They arc Walter Winchcll, Drew Pearson, Walter Kiernan and .Don Goddard .. There are probably others,, but— . as noted—the survey was hasty. The first* three are on ABC, Goddard •who used' to be on NBC, is on ' WINS, the' Crosley station In New 'York. None could be found on CBS. NBC or Mutual. Goddard has been -wearing a hat while broadcasting ever since he first went on the air 14 years ago He was quite willing .to talk about it, "The reason is very simple," he said. "In most radio studios the acoustics are fine but the lights are bum, A hat acts as an.eyeshade. It 'also flelps you keep your'attention on the paper. ' "Then, too, you get attached to It and. it becomes a sort of fetish. And there's still another reason. — it makes your voice" sound better." Under questioning, Goddard continued: "When I was a reporter on the old New York. World, I never wore a hat in the office. Or outside, either. 'Couldn't afford one. Some of the other people did, but they were . .probably just too lazy to take them They'll 'Do It Every Time By Jimmy Hatlo -off. "You never see hats In newspaper • city' rooms now. Look at the New . York Times—it looks -like an. insurance office." Goddard was asked what kind of -hat he prefers,. ; "I like a soft fedora with a snap • brim," he said promptly. "Conserva- "tlve style, and-some dark color. And 'the hat- shouldn't be too now and ''stiff. . "As a matter' of fact," he eon-: ! tlnued, "there's only one store in •New, York where I'll buy a hat. It .'belongs to one of my old sponsors. "You don't have to mention his name." Would Goddard face the mike Ttrithout a hat? s • • "Certainly not." he said. "I al; ways put it on when I go into the • studio. A few times, when I couldn't I find it in a hurry, I put on sorne- • body else's. • "Another thing about a hat," he • added, "is that it helps relax you. • During the war, when you'd get " bulletins shoved under* your nose : all through a broadcast,.you could ' reach, up and 'adjust the' hat while ', you were ad libblng around them • That seemed to take off the. ten,' sion. •* "And even on an ordinary broad~,_cast, anybody will get a, little tense just before going on the air. It's natural. If. you're trying to do a •-good job. 1! "But confidentially," Goddard •• concluded, "we're inost of us ham r. actors, you know." i SAW ' CARRVIN6 I'M A DQNT YOU RUM OVER AMD SET ACQ'UAIMTED WITH TriAT LITTLE SlRL WHO JUST MOVED INJ-AMD-UH" ASK'HER. IF THE/-ER BOUfiHTORJiJST ~PiE WAy TriEVRE TCAIMIN6 THAT KID '• UP'TO Be OAIE OF. THEM PRIVATE •EVES HER. IF HER, POP IS A MUSICIAN . OR. WHAT HE DOES FCS, A LIVING- RENTED-SO x' ASK HER IF THAT OLD MAM 5 HER GRANDPA-AMD. . WITH 1HBV OTHER. W£CE TELLW6 LITTLE IODIME THAT NICE LITTLE GIRL Li'L ABNE.R Inaugural Due MaryHaworth's Mail On All Networks Editor's' Note:" Having 'literally fore-, ed man srit ' ' wife he dislt): his shattered jippcarance. , JOYCS to stay' on with' ):cs, '-a-omnn -Is worried by Woman's Altruistic Pose Cloaks Fear • DEAR -MARY-HAWORTH: -Tlicj DEAR K. R.: It seems to me you I longer.' By C. -E. BUTTERFIELD NEW YORK— (IP)— Inauguration' of President Trum'aii will provide a three-hour.-'broadcast. The television .allotment will be somewhat man I love is married, and'a nionth ago I returned him to his -wife. I literally forced him to give her the second chance she wanted, I tolc him -if it didn't work out. in a' year we could feel we had acted honor- bly. . •• , •• Believe me, I did not. do, this lightly..! love- Joe, who is' good' and kind, and I love him constructively. He loves me, ..too -and went back to Sybil because I thought It -was- the right thing to :<3o. In the interim' I hadn't seen him 'until two nights ago, when he- came to my apartment and I was shocked, at the way he looked. ' . He didn't attempt to make love to me. He sat and talked for several lours; said I was wrong in what I lad done, and asked me quietly to release him from his promise to stay with Sybil. She-'is trying ser- ously to turn over a new. leaf and behave, herself; but he says it has come too late. Hod Various r jn savory; Affairs In the past .she treated their marriage ns if" it meant nothing. She left him - times, had ' NETWORK PROGRAMS * Time iJ eaittrn standard. Forccn- trjil lUndird mbtract one hour, tor' mountain standard «ubtr»ct two hourj. Some local- itation* chance hour of relay to tit local ichsdules. Unt minute prosram channel cannot be included. MONDAY, JANUARY 10 Evtnlng «:00—N«w« Broadcast—nbc ^ , Newscast Every,Day—cb» Network Sllont Hour— abc-east Kiddles Hour (rcooaO— abc-west Network Silent (1 hr.)—rota-east Kiddles Hour (repeat)—mba-west 1:15—Sportn; Munlc Tlm'«—nbo Discussion Scries—cbs «:<b—Newscast by Threo—nbc' Lowell Thomas (repeat ID—cbi 7;00— : Supper Club—nbc-bafilc • The Beuloh Skit—cbs . News and Comment:!ry—a°= Fulton Lewis, Jr.—rnba 7:1S—News and Comment—nijc J ack Smith Show—cl).H , . Dally Commentary—a be Dinner Date—mba 7:30—Vnn Daroms Quintet—nbc Bob Crosby Club—cbs Lone Ranger Drajn.i— abg News Comment—mba 7;45—News Coromenl—noo News Broadcast—cbs • S'pons Comment—mbs '8:00—Cavalcade ot Amorlcn—"be Inner Sanctum. Mystery—«™ Gordon McRao Show—a be GrcEOry Hood Casebook—mbi S;30—Howard Barlow Concert—nbc Godfrey Talelil Scouts—cb« Sherlock Holmes—mbs , 1:45—Henry Taylor Talk—nbc 8:5>—Hy Gardner Suys—mbs »;00—Voorhees Concert—nbc The Radio Theater—cba ' The Berlin Story—abo Gabriel Meaner Comment—mbr «:15—News Broadcast—mb.i 8:30—Dr. 1. Q. Quiz Show—nbo 1 h'lil) and Hunt Club—mba 9:55—Xewo lor 5 Minutes—itib* 10:00—Contented Concert—nbc ib' Friend Irncv—cbs News Commentn.o'—abc KOTO'S a. Krackln 1 —mbs 10:11—News Broadcast—abu 10:30— Radio City playhouse—11 be £ou Hawk Quiz—cbs On Trial. Forum—abc Dance Band Show—nibs 11:00—News, Variety. 2 hn.— chi News and Dance Baud—abu Nuws. Dancu Baud : hrs.—uib« 11:1J—News& Variety to 1—iibc 12:0>—Dancinc Continued—abc-went several unsavory affairs,, miscon- ducted herself while he was in the Army and- .overseas, made a. specialty of disparaging him, etc., and he stood it all because he'loved her 'In those years. ' Then we met and were 'friends for several- months before our -love developed, whereupon; lie asked -Sybil for a divorce', in order to ina'rry me, and she. reacted , hysterically.. She wept and raved,' decided 'She loved I him, threatened' to kill 1 me, 'carried] •poison'In her 'purse, publicly pro-' claimed, "me a liome--K-recker, exhorted my minister to'"reason" with me, etc. • • '. • • Also she.subjected me to a hysterical scene, sayirig she hadn't known how much she loved Joe until she thought she'd lost him. .:. But now Joe tells me the 'situation is driving him crazy, that his only ieeling for her is contempt, tinged -with, pity: raid that he needs me. Heaven knows I need him, and I hope to win in the long run; but I want to are striving to act and sound bigger | The radio networks, beginning to than you feel, in: the face''of Sybil's I line up for January 20,. expect to tigerish refusal to liand over Joe to go on the air around 11:30 a, m. you. . . • .. find continue until 2:30 p.'m.,. per" I think you are bluffing, even,'to!haps later in some instances, to win fair and square, so what's the . al °s Tlm «' yourself, .in- espousing: a detached philosophic "sporting" attitude toward her screaming fight, for a second chance. As I see-the.picture, you: are afraid of .Sybil, and using your influence -with- Joe to force him ..to .stay'.with her, 'until her malignant liny beamed at. you abates, as you hope -it. will. Ybur-long letter, here'.cut .to-the bone, seems, to weigh the situation from-every angle, in terms that seem amazingly dispassionate, reasonable and" largeminded (all things considered) on. first reading; But your pressure 011 Joe to stay with Sybil against his will tells another story, to-wit, that you are cagily (if unconsciously) exploiting him as bufl- or to save your r.eck while danger is rampant, and trying to put a, fine face on your daunted maneuver. Better Back Out Of Others' Strife In my opinion,- it's not compatible with. honor, and/or common sense for you to instruct Joe how to behave as regards Sybil. And since fundamentally you are most concerned about. self-preservation at this time, my advice is to put yourself on. record with both of them as washing your hands of their marital sickness and strife. They are a frightfully • neurotic air, and Joe's purist vow that he tents - no affair- with you, when orr.bined with'Sybil's,saga of infidelity and his exceeding'tolerance of 'it—until you encouraged him to lean on you—suggests that he may be unmanly In every ..sense of the word. But whatever" the crux of their trouble, it's "a good idea to have your minister tell Joe and Sybil.that you've bowed out of their private war,'and want them both to stay away from your door. Mary Haworth counsels through her column, not by mall or pcrsondl interview. Write her In care. o£ The Eve- cover the main events. • These will comprise description of the parade, the swearing In ceremonies, the inaugural address and other activities. ' In, view of the fact the- cameras |can get along without a lot of descriptive matter on occasion, the television will be on the air. longer than the radio. The telecast will be under a pool arrangement. Due tonight NEC—-8 Rex Harrison as/Thomas Jefferson; 9 Marian Anderson with Don Voorhees Concert; 8:30 I. Q. Quiz; 10:30 Radio City Playhouse. CBS—7:30 Club"Crosby; 8:30 (also televised) Godfrey Talent Scouts; 9 Radio • Theater "The Velvet Touch"; 10 My Friend lima. , ABC-:7:30 Lone Ranger: 8 Opcr- atta "The Red Mill": 10 Arthur Gaetli Comment: 10:30' (televised at 8) On Trial "Corporate Profits." MBS—8 Gregory Hood's Cases; 8:30 Sherlock .Holmes; 10.Horn's A Krackln''. answer? K. R. (Coypright, 1849. The Washington Post) (Distributed by Klaj Features Syndicate) The Worry Clinic : By Dr. George VP. Crane i Mussel shells of the Mississippi often yield valuable pearls. this C. --- '•nnswcr your problem. The'Blits -which I have mentioned today bear psycho- loclcnl dividends taroufhout the entire lllctlme of the recipient. CASE'S-261: 'Mora S., aged 17, is due- to graduate next term from high school. ' " "Dr. Cranei I wish I knew what ;o. buy for her graduating present," a mutual friend despairingly com-, mented. •"Isn't, there something out ol the ordinary which I could give her, at 40 words per'minute. So,- If .you wish'to stimulate a literary and scholastic hunger in a child, buy him a typewriter. Furthermore, .typing -skill, is valuable in business. ... Furthermore, all persons with the contesting hobby pr..a desire to write short stories, should be equipped with' a typewriter.' For the printed word looks, so-much: more, professional and authoritative. . Incidentally, Mrs. Crane placed a I WTBO HIGHLIGHTS TODAY <tOO Backs'.afo Wife INBC). 4::s Stella. Dallas (NBC). •C30 Lorenzo Jones (NBC;. n:45 Young Wldder Brown (NBC). .5:00 Jive at Kvc.. '' 5:30 Kews, 5:45 The Old Chlsholra Trai;. . B:00 Isews. . . ; 6:IS David BOBS Show. '. ' 6:30 The Sportitr.an's- Corner. 6:45 Headlines-in Chemistry. •7:00 The Supper Club (NBC)... , 7:15 .News ol the World- INT3C'. 7:30 Los Angeles Open Golf Tourni- 1 mcnt (NBC), < 7:45 IJ. V. Kn!tenborn (NBCL, 8:00 Cavalcade of America (NBC). ' 8:30' Howard Barlou- Program (NBC). S:00 Doiiald Voorhees Concert (NBC). 3:30 Dr. I. Q. (NBC). 10:00 Ccnl.cr.icd Hour (NBC). 10:30 Radio City Playhouse (NBC). 11:00 News. 11:15 Music for Moods. 11:30 Appointment With il'jslo (NBC). ' 12:00 News (NBCj. TOMORROW. 5:00 Breakfast .on n. Platter. 6:15 News. S:20 Breakfast on a. Platter. 7:30 News. .. ' . . . 7:35 Breakfast on a Platter. S:00 World News Round-Up (NBC). 8:15 The Minute Parade. 5:45 Morning Meditation. 0:00 Honeymoon In New York. (NBC). 9:30 Music for Tuesdny. S:55 News. 10:00 Fred Warlns Show CNBC). 10:30 Kond of Life (NBC).. 10:45- The Brluhter Day (NBC). :i:00 This isvNora Drake (NBC). 11:15 We Love ,& Learn i.NBCl. 11:30 Jack Berch'Sr.ow (NBC). 11:45 Music at-Mid-Day. 12:15 Mid-Day News. i 12:25 The Bandstand. 12:45 R. P. D. • • . J:00 Concert Airs. 1:30 News. 1:35 Cadence 120. • 1:4! Here's .JacK .Kilty (NBC). 2:00 Walter O'Kectc's Double or Nothing iNBC). 2:30 Today's children (NBC). 2:45 Interludes. ;' 2:55 News. 3:00 Life Can be Beautiful (NBC). 3:15 Ma. Perkins (NBC). 3:30 Pepper Young's Family iNBCj. 3:45 .Kl;ht to Happiness (iNBCl. \vliich would not be claosed as just! wall chart before-pur children .and i anotJ-ier useless gilt?'She plans to ! . li-year-old David taught- himself i go to college. '• the touch system and reached 10 i "Do you suppose there'is anything within a reasonable-cost which might be o£ value.or assistance-to her when i she leaves for the university?" Useful Gifts So I suggested two fundamental gifts which are'of considerable -use to students, whether In high school or college.. ' The first-is a typewriter. Rebuilt machines can be purchased at slightly over half the original price, and secondhand typewriters can be had from -$50 upward,, depending upon their condition. ','• 'And a typewriterjnay add 5 points to n student's scholastic average, for written homework' assignments -are much easier to read and usually appear much neater when typed, than when scribbled in long hand. The professor may not realize that lie is subconsciously -prejudiced in favor of typed themes./but he is. Besides, it']s,faster to'type's, letter to the-home folks, so the parents and friends will probably receive more frequent rows.if the college student possesses a typewriter. Virtues Of A 'Typewriter People who, are poor; spellers and joor readers, are also, encouraged .o Improve, if they .vork at a j typewriter. Many a child in -grammar school will thus show a significant rise 'in. Ms grades after he has received such a. gift. I have offered rny 5 children. S25 apiece when they learn the touch! system • and .can average 10 words I words per minute in 4 weeks, time. Correct English Wins Jobs Another 'and less expensive gift is .a collegiate- dictionary.. The foundation of social and business success is predicated on.skillful use of words. "Give me the right word, and the right accent," stated Joseph Conrad, 'and I will move the world." . 'Indeed, I would be lost without a dictionary. It is 1 a most useful 1 tool of the brain. It serves as an amplifier of thoughts and a key to correct spelling. If.is "also the- Supreme Court of. diction, and good usage. .'A man "with a limited vocabulary, is likewise' limited in- his thinking, so don't stifle your mind by'a stunted-vocabulary. Men with small vocabularies seldom'-get far' in business or the professions. (Copyright.-by "' . ' ' The . Hopkins Syndicate, Inc.) . POOR PA By CLAUDE CALLAN Ma' actually.got mad at^me •' because Hazel sat in my lap at' the- party..'but- Hazel is^such a light, .airy..creature, that I didn't. noticc''she' ; was sitt'in' there: WCUM HIGHLIGHTS TODAY 4:00 Melody Ballroom & Sports P,ir» <::; CBS News (CBS). 4:33 Robert Q. Lewis Show (CBSJ. 5:00 Treasury Eariclstn-nd (CBS). 5:30 The chlcaKoar.K. (CBS', 5M5 Meet The Bnr.d. . 6:00 Erie Scvareld and the News '.(CBS).. 6:15 Speakinn Of'Sports. C:30 Dinner Music. . 7:00 News. 7:0! Nlclu Ride, i •7:30 Melody Tilr.c. 7:45 The Marine S:ory. 8:00 News. 8:05 It's Dance Time. 8:30 Life With Luljl (CBS). fl:00 Kits of yesterday. D:30 It Pays To Be Ignorant. (CBS). 10:00 Dance Orchestra. 10:30 Music For Yrm (CBS.i. World Tonlsh: (CBS). NCTVS Analysis ICES'. Kerry Jerome Orchestra (CBS). Spfin!:inp Of Sports iRcpeatt. Guy Lombardo Orchestra (CBS), C3S News iCBSi. Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra (CBS). Gardiner Benedict Orchestra • (CBS). CBS N.ews-(CBS). Slcn Off. 11:00 11:10 11:15 11:30 Il:<5 i2:00 13:05 13:30 1:0(1 1:05' ' TOMOH.ILO1V 5:55 Siffn On— News. ' • ' C:00 Uncle Jnct's 'Musical Clock. 7:00 New*7-Weacher Report. •• 7t05 Uncle Jack's Musical Clock, - 8:00 ;: CBS World Ncu-i Round-jp i.CUSI. 8:15 Let's Have A Musical Roundup. 11:30 Chapel 1n the Sky.' .' B:<5 'March Time. -,£J;00 CBS— News of • America (CBS). D:l& Barnyard Follies (CBSj. 0:'i5 Western 'Variety Shov. 10:00 --Music Tor You ICBS.'. •10:15 Music .From The Blue Room. 10:30 Arthur Godfrey (C3S). 11:00 'News. 11:05 Mornlns Moods.' 11:15 Chat With Horaa. 11:30 Trl-SUte Date Book. ]3:00 News^-Weather Report^ 12:15 - Sweet 1 Swlnjr, '12;3o -Luncheon Melodies. .1:00 World News. . • ! :05 Melody'Ballroom & Sports Parade. 2:00' News. . C . . 2:05a -Melody Ballroom & Sports Paraded 3:<XT.News. ' ' 3:05' Melody Ballroom & Sports Parade. 3:30 Yout fjcky Strike. (CBS). .4:00 Melody Ballroom A: Sports Parade; FIVE O'CLOCK/.''THE INTER-. X IF ONLY HE'D SHOW VIEWS ARE OVERT" YOU'VE HAD SOME! INTEREST.1''- A HARD DAY DUMPiNGTON- DEAR / OUST A SMILE—EVEN \ -LOOKING AT DOZENS OF V> A TWITCH.':'' BUT-NQ/T ) BEAUTIFUL GIRLS, WHOSE \( ALWAYS THAT SAME ONE DESIRE IS "TO BECOME MRS. DUMPINGTON VAM LUMP. 1 '.'' HE MUST CHCXD5E A WIFE, WHILE WE'RE ALlVE-r-THE PROLJD OLD NAME OF VAN LUMP MUST NOT PERISH FROM THE f? ~ \ I - KNOW I ITS AFTER I WORKING -^ HOURS-BUT COULD HE SEE. ONE. MORE? —A VILO'YOOfiG'.TOiSlG FROM THE: SOUTHERN' !M ILLS .1 r -SOrtETH'lrJG.GNIOi!E.'?' 'l DON'T KNOW-HOW-LOMG ' WE CAN •RUSTY RILEY By Erank' Godwin "Workers among.the ancient Hit- tiles and Assyrians had a five-day, , v ._ . „„ wording week 4,000 years aso. 1 recorded there. London had a. ' log which ran practically continuously from Nov~ ember, 1879, to Pebruaiy, 1880.. IL the. longest period oi log ever STEVE CANYON I SAW H2R -^2 ' SU551NS A NEAT > , I SAY I THE \LAPC-OODByEOM- DOLLY ACROSS JTHE AEECPEOME/ TH5 AISLE 15 S. 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