The Leavenworth Times from Leavenworth, Kansas on September 5, 1952 · Page 2
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Two THE LEAVENWORTH TIMES, Friday Evening, September 5,1952. Weather Observations 'All Hands to the Pumps 5 Is Latest Fashion Note Advance LONDON (B—The trade journaljBond Street hailed the new aid to Tailor and Cutter stamped an okay.allure as the greatest advance of Friday on the latest American [its kind since the panty girdle, gadget to hit the British Isles— within hand grenade range before their columns were smashed. the inflatable falsie. In a bouncy essay titled "All Hands to the Pumps," the bible of Salina Booms As Air Base Is Reactivated SALINA W —Salina is beginning to look like a boom town—particularly if you get caught in Dollar Day traffic on the main street. During August the city inspector issued 51,185,180 worth of building permits, bringing the eight-month total for the year to $4,209,386. . The city schools are bursting at the seams with a record enrollment of 5,227, an increase of 823 pupils over last year. A two million-dollar high school, used for the first timse Wednesday, already threatens to become crowded. A defense housing project to provide for 600 families is under; construction but city officials believe another 600 houses may be needed, in addition to mushrooming private construcion. John Taylor, 30-year-old editor of the Journal, wrote with unrestrained enthusiasm: "We applaud an invention which can well promise happiness to more than one extant wallflower. Who knows how many young girls, to whom the door of romance has hitherto remained bolted, may yet discover that their air is their crowning glory." The young editor foresaw certain hazards, however, in an invention still in its infancy. He cited "the possibility of an embarrasss- ing bang or two in an overcrowded room where the thermostate is not in good condition" and the obvious fact that "a suit modeled around a pneumatic figure would not look its best if a d. b. fitting suddenly became single-breasted." Air Raid in Korea Bags Three MIGs SEOUL. Korea Iff) Some 20 swift U. N. Sabre jets Friday shot down tliree Communist MIGs, probably destroyed one and damaged three, the U. S. Fifth Air Fofce said, 'that raised the two-day toll to Three super markets have been 16 MIGs destroyed, one probably, built since April. More than a square mile has been added to Salina's corporate limits this year and other additions are planned. Officials say the .1950 census figures showing Salina's population as 26,176' and the 1951 assessor's count of 26,238 are certainly out of date. Why all this activity? Smoky Hill Air Force Base has anc; six damaged. Allied losses, if any, will be reported in a weekend summary. The U. S. fliers Friday engaged the Russian-built MIGs in seven over North Korea. Other U. N. warplanes plastered a North Korean mining center and supply dumps. U. N. infantrymen ami artillery ™ jllUl. been reactivated and is being en- ,,-M hurled back eight Chinese columns larged. Eventually some 8,000 officers and airmen will be stationed here. More than 2,000 have arrived. Salina is a market and mill which staged desperate new assaults on blood-soaked Bunker Hill in a flareup on the iong-dormant western front. joyed a bumper wheat crop. Salina is a medical center. Asbury and St. John's Hospitals have been enlarged and still need additional rooms. Kansas Wesleyan University and St. John's Military Academy have building programs under way. St. John's has .a record enrollment of 120 boys. Mary-mount college has plans for a new fine arts building. A new stone cathedral for the Roman Catholis Diocese of Salina is rapidly nearing completion. The Salina Journal's paid circulation is near the 22,000 mark) and another 1,000 subscribers are expected by Christmas. But all isn't gravy in Salina, of course. Need for new sewers, water lines, • streets, schools, fire stations and utilities already is plaguing officials—and taxpayers. As for that heavy traffic, some Salmans are beginning to wonder whether they were right in voting down an off-street parking bond issue last spring. wounded in two hours of bitter predawn fighting. The Reds stormed through intense defensive fire to It is estimated that less than 20 per cent of American Negroes are of pure African descent. Agents for SAMSONITE LUGGAGE Leavenworth Sporting Goods Co. 316 Delaware Ml If OUR KIKHEH OF GREASE, HEAT, ODORS, ALL YEAR 'ROUND Automatic Ventilator • FAST! Changes kitchen lirerery 3 minutes. • NO DRAFTS'. QUIET I • ECONOMICAL! Low cost . . . Uses less current than 40-watt bulb ... Inexpensive installation in any kind of wall. • BEAUTIFUL! Harmonizes with modern kitchens . : . Easy to keep clean. • ONE CONTtOL! Simple as turning on a light! STOP IN AND SEE IT TODAY! THOLEN Bros. Supply Co. 304 Shawnee Phone 108 Kidnap Riddle Remains After Chicago Visit CHICAGO .71 — A young California woman enjoyed a friendly visit with a Chicago mother Friday, but the biggest question in both their lives remained undecided to them. The question: Is Mrs. Mary McClelland of San Pablo, Calif., really Mary Agnes Moroney, kidnaped 22 years ago at the age of two? Two newspapers thought she was. The Chicago Daily News and Oakland, Calif., Tribune spent months compiling evidence in an effort to prove that the missing Mary Agnes had finally been found. When they felt their case was sufficiently strong, they brought Mrs. McClelland to Chicago to meet Mrs. Catherine Moroney, 40-year-old mother of Mary Agnes and seven other children. The newspapers based their deduction on scientific comparisons of traits of the Moroney family and Mrs. McClelland. But there were discrepancies, too. A doctor at Martinez, Calif., said he personally had arranged for the adoption of Mrs. McClelland by Mr. and Mrs. Charles Beck in 1927, shortly after her birth in a California nursing home. He said she could not be the kidnaped Moroney child. The kidnaping took place in 1930. San Pablo police telegraphed Chicago police that Mrs. Beck, Mrs. McClelland's foster mother, told them she adopted Mrs. McClelland in November, 1927, more than two years before Mary Agnes Morone3' was kidnaped. After a visit at the Moroney home on the West Side Thursday, both women still were uncertain whether the answer to the Moroney kidnaping riddle had been solved. By The Associated Presr U.-S. weather observations for 24 hours ending at 6:30 a. m: Station Max Min Pre. Chicago 77 54 — Denver 93 63 — Edmonton 49 36 — Ft. Worth 93 66 — Havre, Mont 72 52 T Kansas City 90 66 — Los Angeles M M M Miami 93 76 — Minneapolis S3 52 New Orleans 84 61 — New York 76 64 — Oklahoma City 92 60 — Washington 76 5S — The first Negro slaves arrived in Jamestown, Va. in 1619. Charles P. Murphy, Junction Ciy, a past governor of Lions International. Police Judge Tells Lions Of His Work James Fussell explained the ivorkings of the police court, over which he presides as judge, to members of the Lions Club Thursday. He defended the police department and the court in cases where parties were arrested because of accidents arising from alleged intoxication. Many dismissals of such charges are due to the failure on the part of witnesses to testify when .called, the judge said. Fussell stated that in the tliree- and one-half years he has occupied the bench, he has thoroughly enjoyed the experience since it is, in reality, a court of human relations. Many of those appearing habitually in police court seem to be burdened with problems, he said. Complaints of citizens who become indignant when issued tickets for overparking, failure to observe stop signs and speeding were answered by Judge Fussell w'ith the comment that police are only performing their duties in the interest of safety and fair play to everyone. Fines are graduated according to the rate of speed. There is no counsel in the police court, the testimony of the arresting officer is weighed with that of the defendant, the judge explained. Guests at the meeting were Father Jack Doyle, Little Rock. Ark., and George Chase Jr., and Floyd Jakes Sri Dies Thursday at Gushing Floyd Jakes Sr., TO. died Thursday evening at Gushing Memorial Hospital. The body is at Holmes and Son Mortuary and will be shipped to Gienmore for burial. Mr. Jakes is survived by -his wife, Mrs. Willa Mae Jakes of Alabama; five daughters, Georgia Tolstpn, Jenetta Jakes and Helen Jakes, all of 510 Pawnee; Eltella Taylor, Long Beach; and Katherine Henley, Los Angeles; three sons, Abat Jakes; A. Z. Jakes, Gienmore; and Floyd Jakes Jr., Louisiana; one sister, Mrs. Eltella Lee, Polard, Ala.; two brothers, William Jakes and Joe Jakes, both of Gienmore. Mrs. Marion Marks Found Dead in Her Home Today Mrs. Marion Marks, 1409 Shawnee, was found dead in her home this morning at 9:20 a.m. Her body was discovered by a neighbor, Mrs. Betty Lane. Coroner Charles Larkin said she appar- antly had died of a heart attack and had been dead about frhr e e hours. An attempt was made to reach relatives in Kansas City but it was reported they were out of the AMUSEMENTS AMUSEMENTS FREE DANCE Saturday Night — 9 till 12 — For Y.F.W. Members and Families ROUND DANCING WITH Music By The Cavaliers "The Biggest Little Band In Town" - Admission Adults 500 Children Under 12 Free 2 Mi. N.W. on No. 73 Highway Fone 3224-F-3 FRIDAY AND SATURDAY DANGER LURKS! ADVENTURE RULES! Rudgani Kipling's thrilling classic of the Mgsterg oi the Dark Jungle! ttumn RUDYARD KORDA piesenti KIPLING'S withSABU in MAGNIFICENT TECHNICOLOR Plus Second Hit A Stranger in Town ... i Where Stranger* | Aren't Welcome • JANE POWELL GREER in city and would not return u n t i his evening. The body is at the Larkin Fu neral Home where it will remain jntil arrangements have been made with the relatives. CHILDKEX LIKE SCHOOL AKRON, 0. (B— "Youngsters really want to go back to schoo out are afraid to admit it." So says Robert N. Walker, di Round and Square DANCE at Kern's Hall 18th and Spruce On 93 Highway Every Saturday Night to Dutch Kern's Orch. Lunch and Refreshments! Adm.: 50c rector of child study and guidance in the public schools here. 'They like school. Their friends are there. Generally they like their teachers, and want to see them again," he said. This applies to 85 per cent of pupils, he said. His worry is with the other 15 per cent. The ancient Egyptians often mumified animals, birds and fish. ENQUIRER FOR IKE COLUMBUS, Ga. is— The Columbus Enquirer announced Friday it will support the presidential candidacy of Republican Dwight D. Eisenhower. It is the first time in history the morning newspaper in this city of 80,000 population has failed to support a Democratic presidential nominee. SUBSCRIBE FOR THE TIMES Attention, Legionnaires! FREE DANCE For All Legionnaires and Auxiliary SATURDAY NIGHT, SEPTEMBER 6 AT 9:00 at LEGION HALL Music by The Bell-Tones! AMUSEMENTS AMUSEMENTS AMUSEMENTS AMUSEMENTS Cool As A Mountain Breeze! d Ul Z U) o O O OPEN Z SUNDAY OWL DANCE 1:00-3:00 A. M. SAT. NITE ROUND AND SQUARE DANCING EVERY FRIDAY NITE Hurdle Dance Sun. Nite 4 Free Chicken Dinners To Be Given! Music by The Trail Blazers f o n & «• a n O o TONITE ONLY The HAYWAGONJAMBOREE TALENT SHOW Swell Prizes Santa Fe Trailriders: Jack, Frances, Luke and Jimmy —Broadcast over KCLO— Tonife! 2 Great 1st Run Hits! MISTRESS OF A NOTORIOUS HiPEOUT FOR HUHTED MEM! MARIENE &^*2& DIETRICH ARTHUR KENNEDY MEL FERRER Also! Greatest SAT. ONIIY! LOUIS A Grand AH Action and Comedy Show! The Greatest Highwayman of Them All! PINNY SINGLETON AtTHUK LAKE 1ARRY SIMMS SUN. and MON.! 2 1st Run Hits! ilorrm? Edmond O'BRIEN Sterling HAYDEN • tan JAGOW J. Corroll WISH . laur. HUOI Also! G-MEN vs. KIDNAPPERS! ATOMIC-CITY TODAY and SAT.! c °««~ Sh «Sat. 1 to U P.M.! TURNER- /v .'Coming SUNDAY!.* Extxa! Hit Cartoon! Late News! c A P T. GIG TELLS ME YOU'RE A GOOD WORKER, BILL. &M5 WHEW YOU TIXCKLE A JOB YOU DO IT WELL!/ I GET BORED DOIN 1 NOTHIN 1 . MY TW RESTLESS.', SUNDAY AND MONDAY Don't Miss 'em ! Star-Spangled Spectacle! PLUS SAFfy SOUGHFOOTS-Drafted for IAUGHTF.R! jot WIIUAM SAWYER-TRACY. And Big Hit Cartoon! 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