The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on June 22, 1944 · Page 2
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KAGE TWO 1 Details of B-29 Are Made Known Super-Bomber's Crews Can Fly High Without Oxygen Gas Masks 'I WICHITA, KatC, June 22 (UP)— The-;War Department has permit- ted'the disclosure of more details, heretofore secret, pn the v new and fabulous B29, Bupef-bomtier. Perhaps the most important cen- ters'611 the process called "pressurizing" which enables'crews io fly at great altitudes for the livsl time without gas masks. The "pressurizing" facilities are put In operas ilojf, at a pre-determlned .helglif, and, the eaine air pressure is main-, tallied until Uie plane reaches what the'Army calls,; "a 'relatively high alllfude." This relieves the -crew meinbers of the, fatigue that, comes from handling cumbersome gear of gas"niaslss and oxygen/ The Germans experimented for a lolig. time - with, this process. But (hey. never'ivere- able to 'perfect it for'combat, work.' ;.'.•• The. Army , also.reveals, that t!ie neyjsky battleship is equipped will) 150»e)e6trlo"'iiiot<3rs, and nothing will-put any of them out of action except a direct lilt. ' Dfspite: Mts amazing size mid weight, this. nemesis of -Nippon is nbie to, leave the ground at 90 miles an hour In not more than 400 feet. Whfn landing it strides the runway at IflO miles L aii hour and: stops dead inside the 400-foot take-off distance. The War Deportment also re- venls an impressive fuel doubtless known to many .Japanese'already. On^' bomb-run by the new Super- Porlress can produce damage com-' parabJe. to, half a" dozen ol Its giant predecessors, The Flying R>rtress or Liberators. Thoughtless Remarks Hurt Wives Of Men In 4-F Classification By KUT1I MILLETT 'I think sometimes if I henr Just one more 4F wise crack I'll scream," says the wife of a man classified as 4P, "Becnuse," she explains, "every time my husband hears one of those slurring remarks about 4P's he Is moody and hnrd to live with for days. The physical handicap, which he had learned to Jive with, hus been made the most important thing ill his lite. And it is ruining our home." It Is strange that the American people have been so unfeeling nlxiut 4F's, because we have learned to be considerate of the people who arc physically or mentally handicapped. We don't make fun of them the way people used to do. Thnl Is, we didn't Until the draft came along. Then, because we c^uld lump a lot of people together and call them 4F's, it somehow became all right to poke fun ut them. ^ NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the undersigned will within the time n\eM by law apply to the Commis- iioiier of Revenues of the State of Arkansas for a permit to sell beer at ictall at 228 N. 2nd St, Blytheville, Mississippi County. - "' The undersigned scales that he is' a ctttswn of Arkansas, of good moral character, that he has never been convicted of a felony or other cilme involving moral turpitude'; that'no license to sell beer by the undersigned has been revoked within five years last past; and' lhat the undersigned has never been convicted of violating the laws of this state or any) other state, relating to the sale of alcoholic liquors. . Difi Casern Post No. 24 American Legion " •: By W. A. Grlmmett, Comdr. Subscribed and sworn to before mejthls 11 day of June, 1944. Samuel p. Morris (Seal) t Notary Public. My^commlsslon expires Sept 8, 1946. '*„ §«t Safety Record EPEDEH:CK,;okla. (UP) - one squadron of the Frederick. Okla. Army -at r ,. field training force lias amfased 12,567 hours in the nir without an accident, setting a ™ r jl.v record tor the command. Lt. Richard P.! Thomas of the traln- ' 0:,departinent has announced BLYTHEVILLE" (ARK.V COURIER'NEWS And so 4P jokes mid 4P wise cracks crept Into our conversation— and into our attitude. Naturally many persons have been shamed and hurt by this sneering attitude. DUO! 1 THE TKKM Isn't It about time u-e stopjwd making such thoughtless remarks? The nniied forces are taking the men they, want, and there Is nothing the men who me left behind can do about it. Their situation Isn't one Hint Is either ftmny or shameful. I» fact it would help If we would just drop that term 4P from our vo- cnbularles, since It has been snickered at so much.' We could Just as easily explain that a man wasn't tukcn Into the imny because he had Infantile paralysis when lie was a kid as to dismiss him with, "Oh, didn't you know, he's 4P?" slightly Black diamonds nre holder limn wlillc ones. Men In Service Earl McCall Walker now b sta- at San Dlcgo after having - the Navy. °'I Tike It line", calif, he he writes relatives. ' Pvl. Louis Freeman of Del) !ias been transferred from Port Dlx, N. J., to West Point, N. Y. Mrs. Freeman joined him n month ago. Pic. Walter B. Taylor, son of Mr. nnd Mis. Odle Taylor, lias ar- rived in tho 'Aleutians, He has been In the Army 10 months. Wounded In New Guinea Dec. 12 Pfc. Leroy Tomllnson now is rc- ' reatment at Oakland, has written his grand- TIIURSDAY, JUNE 22, 19-M 'mother, Mrs. J, W. Tomllnson, for the second letter received since he was injured while taking the Island from the Japs. Ills fractured knee It improving steadily and It Is believed he will have no slIHnesj as a result of the Injury, he wrote. Son of Tech. Sergt. • Neely D. Tomllnson now In England (ind Mrs. Tomllnson, employed InTlirec Rivers, Mich., Private Tomllnson FLAVOR-RICH VITAM/N-UCH BACON MEMPHIS PACKING CO. Qr. J. L. Guard 5 Optometrist ' ot . Guard's - Jewelry - 209 W. Main r OLIVER - FARM EQUIPMENT ~ Sale* ana Service : HARRISON .. AUTO PARTS CO. 517 W. Ash FhOM ZS52 Prices Paid For Cars & Trucks All Makes'& Models 1 GULF Service Station £ At;5th Main Sts. SELL them for jva for a inuU conuxdMlon. Brtof Htm to for an tfetalfa. Guy Gean's SKATING RINK -.-.. Open For Summer Big T«nt Now .Located ; Across Prom Nu-Way .-• Laundry 2Utern*»a and Mle ;SJ>ECIAL ^ • Per A Pew D»y» J CASE COCA COI.A And 75c Bottle Phillips 66 - Turniture Polish—Both :i T.39 Bottles ITER'S StATELlNEl - 0TA110N ' j, SHOPPING IS FUN WHEN IT'S ALL DONE AT ONE STORE Liberty Super Market has all the food supplies you need centered under one roof, plus courteous service and extra fresh foods. PEACHES B E ETS Bu ™ he * 10$ tARROTS »^ s 15< / CABBAGE H± 2 « GRAPEFRUIT . ASPARAGUS f-Sn.. YELLOW SQUASH >, WATERMELONS..... ib. 4c 17c Buy An EXTRA BOND This Month' Fancy Slicing Ib QUALITY MEATS BEEFSTEAK HECK BONES JS^ 8 C SPARE RIBS ,'r,,, 22' VEAL ROAST ?r ,1 22 C LUNCH MEATS S 40 Dressed. Mi. CO 00 Dressed. 0 1,h. W GROUND BEEF PA BEANS PEAS TURNIP GREENS Standard No, 2 Standard No. 2 No. 2 Standard lOc lie lOc 10' PORK & BEANS ,, KIDNEY BEANS "^ 12 PET MILK SALT ''•'..' TA , , 9 10' CflFFFF Chase'* QAc VVrrCC Sanborn. Pound OU PURE LARD ,,,„,,, 59' Shibley's 4 • |{cs(. 25 Pounds I FlflUR rLVUn WHITE MEAL' 1(taJ> 48 L wrote that when invading the Jap- held Island "It resembled a cocoa- hut grove and there WDS a Jap In every tree. More men were lost in capturing this Island than in invading any one island. Now you get -added "sunshine" vitamin D. Country,Club Milk is homogenized—easily digested and favored by mony for bnby,feeding. Rich and economical for coffee and cooking. Ann Latham weighed 2-lb. 8-oz. at birth. Her first food was Country Club Milk. Today, Ann's above average; stil) gets this casy-lo-digest -milk.; .". ; Better Bread igger Value 20 02. . •'loaves PEANUT BUTTER JUNE PEAS OLEO EGGS SUGAR CRACKERS SALT SALAD DRESSING CORN Embassy 0 1'fs. Quart '••,".': School Day ; 0 1'ts. No. 2 Can Eatmore 2 Pis. Pound Grade A Large Dozen Pure Cane ' ' •5 Pounds CC Pound • CC PI or Iodized 2G Ounces Embassy Ounces 5' CC Whole Kernel 12 Ounce Can WATERMELONS RED-RIPE EXCELLENT QUALITY CANTALOUPES. ; VINE RIPENED JUMBO 27s Ji CLEAN SELECTED U. S. No. 1 QUALITY POLE BEANS, New Cro P/ Fresh Crisp : ; ; LEMONS, Large Juicy Sunkist . ^ . v . POTATOES, Washed U.S. No.l Calif, Whites CHERRIES, Fresh California Bing's. ; : PEACHES, Fresh Firm, Fine Color . TOMATOES, Red Ripe Fine Slicing Quality ; RADISHES, Fresh Large Bunches ; v v GREEN ONIONS, Med Size Bunches;Colo. ORANGES, Sunkist California Valencies Pound! 7h 2Lbs.27< ;, 5 Ibs. 29?; Pound 39$ Pound 15# . Pound 250 : Bunch Pound U$ ' or whole, Ib, PORK SAUSAGL own make...lb.3 SLICED BACON. bes 'p desri ndiess . . ib 3 SLAB BACON . . . ..... : . . . ; |b. 31 1 CHEESE, Wisconsin Daisy : . ; : . Ib 37« GROUND BEEF, Fresh daily : . . r ; -' ' -' |b'26c STEW MEAT, A Grade Brisket v . . . . V '. Ib. 20^ SALT MEAT, Streak o' lean . . : . . . . ... . Ib. 21? SPARE RIBS, Lean and meaty . : . . ; . Ib 22« BOLOGNA, Type 2 sliced ::.:..: ; Ib 320 KROGER , PIGGLY WIGGLY 1 . OOUBll YOUt MONEY BACK GUARANTEE jr tny Kroftr brtod iUjn, Hk« II «* well 13 or better « ««y «lhtr. «r r«t«r» unKd portio. la original •oaUtaef MMi. wt wiH giro yam Awbto jwtr money b»ck.

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