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Thursday, September 14, 1944
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Grain Support Change Asked Market Emergency in N.W. Cited Declaring' an emergency exists in the marketing of small grains in the four Northwest states, four grain organizations today petitioned federal officials to broaden the government support program to include lower quality grains. In wires to J. B. Hutson, president of Commodity Credit corporation, and N. E. Dodd of the agricultural adjustment administration, the grain men explained: "During the harvest season the four Northwest states (Minnesota, the Dakota and Montana) have experienced unusually rainy weather, which has resulted in deterioration of the quality of all crops. Tn fact, the damage has, In a large number of instances, reduced the quality so seriously that wheat now offered to country shippers is not of a grade eligible either under the loan program or the support program." Terminal elevators are faced with a manpower shortage which restricts their ability to unload grain sent here for storage, and this, plus the limited supply of boxcars makes it difficult for country shippers to place grain In position to benefit from the government support program, it was explained. "In view of the above, we earnestly request the price support program for wheat be enlarged to Include, at suitable discounts, grades lower than No. 3, so graded on account of damage or moisture, and that the program be extended so space and facilities of country elevators may be utilized to relieve j possible terminal congestion and : to afford all producers the bene fits of this program" the wire said. It was signed by Farmers Elevator associations of Minnesota and South Dakota, Farmers Grain Dealers association of North Da- i . . , , . t, kota and Northwest Country Ele - . ... vator association. Motorette Faces Charge in injury Anderson 3IiHs Turbes Donna Turbes, 22, 1918 La Salle avenue, streetcar motorette. today was charged with failing to yield right of way to a pedestrian after her car struck a blind man being led by a self-trained guide dog. L. A. Anderson. 49. 3949 Oakland avenue, suffered minor injuries when struck at Lake street and Clinton avenue. Rex, the guide dog trained by Anderson, was unhurt. Miss Turbes told officers she saw the man and dog about 30 feet away and jammed brakes of the car. State Asks Bids on War Plant Highway Bids will be opened by the state highway department Oct. G for the construction of an $872,-000 extension of highway 100 from Robbinsdale to New Brighton, serving both Northern Pump Co. and Twin Cities ordnance plant. M. J. Hoffmann, state highway commissioner, announced today. Work will be started this fall. The project includes 8.72 miles of grading and bituminous surfacing. Four bridges will be built, including one over the Mississippi river at Brooklyn Center. It Happened During the Night P re-Induction Celebration Story Wins Aid From Judge DOBERT L. OLSON, 18. i.1 Iniprs in munirinal court hp brating the fact he was entering the army. He had been arrested nfter creating a disturbance at a loop ho-tel. Judge Rogers asked when he was supposed to report. Olson said "7 o'clock this morning.' It was then 9 a.m. Judge Rogers then asked him if he had any money left to get out to Fort Snelling. The youth replied he was stony broke. Whereupon the juctce libelled out enough ehaiiKe to get OUon to his appointment. He then suspended a 15-day sentence, imposed on a drunk charge, for one year. WANTS OUT TV TASTER SGT. EDWARD 11 KLINE, 26. 2S31 Polk street NE, home on furlough after 2Vi years of overseas service,' told Judge D. E. LaBelle in traffic court today he would be "glad to get out of this country.". He was charged with speeding after officers said he was traveling 55 miles ar hour before he was arrested at Johnson street t Pl ' nT' m IX M 1 ErT jtfjW-, vAi.v.M - 'v."1- i !' -rt!s-wr-".- .. ... .T. i HOME SOLD FROM UNDER FAMILY Pvt. John Layeux who has served with the regular army for four years and re-enlisted eight months ago, returned home on furlough thisweek before leaving for overseas to find that his family's home at 2517 Fifth avenue S. had been sold from under them. He is shown here with his wife and five sons (left to right) : Dickie, 5; Jackie, 7; Gary, 19 months; Pvt. L.ayux; Dona-von, 3; Mrs. Layeux, and Robert, three months. Pvt. Layeux has spent most of his furlough tramping from house to house but he can't find a place for his family to live. Dunn Charges Truman Is Seeking Presidency By M. V. IIALIX)RAN Star Jnurnnl rolltlral Writpr Roy Dunn, Republican national committeeman who has assumed the role of GOP dynamiter in Minnesota, was out blasting today at Senator Harry S. Truman, Democratic nominee for vice president. Expressing his concern lest this Missouri man, on whom he poured without restraint grave charges of evil nolitiral performance, should become president if the Democrats open the claim Truman really is running for president. "Some of his associates already have intimated or openly said President Roosevelt, if re-elected, would resign when the war ends land take over the presidency of " . T . .;,, I the United Nations organization, .- w Dunn declared in a speech before the Fourth ward Republican club. "This would leave Senator Truman of Kansas City as the President of the United States." So, he went on, "we are entitled to analyze the man behind Truman, his connections with the infamous Pendergast political machine of Kansas City and his record in the United States senate." Dunn said there always Is the possibility of a president dying in office, thus moving the vice president into the White House. President Wilson, he said, had broken under the strain of the last war "and a small group ruled the country while he was unable to function." Getting down to the business of his charges against Truman, Dunn said that he had tried to block senate confirmation of Federal District Attorney Maurice Mulligan, responsible for conviction of Pendergast himself on an Insurance racket charge and for 2S3 convictions in wholesale vote frauds perpetrated by Pendergast. , , Truman also had attacked Federal Judges Reeves and Otis who sent the men guilty of the vote frauds to the penitentiary, Dunn said. It is expected Democrats, who have been "pointing with pride" to Truman's senate record, will be right back in his defense. They had a big time with Dunn a few weeks ago in his now celebrated controversy with Dean Everett Fraser of University of Minnesota law school. JUDICIAL SYMPATHY CHICAGO -T Judge Samuel Heller look a sympathetic attitude toward a man accused of stealing a ride on a freight train. After assessing a fine of $1 and costs, Judge Heller paid it himself and released the defendant. Wheaton, Minn., told Judge Harold N. took a few too many drinks cele NE. and E. Broadway. They said he became abusive to them. Kline told Judge Ia Belle today: "I knew hat I was doing." "In other words," I.a Belle responded, "your offense was deliberate." Judge La Belle sent him back to the city jail bullpen and asked military police to take over the case. SAFE LOOTED B' URGLARS GOT $350 in cash from the safe of Pliam Lino leum Co., 1921 Washington avenue N., police were told today. The safe had been locked .Wednesday night, P. A. Apiea, the manager said, but was found unlocked today. Entrance to Ihe building had been gained through a window. win aain, Dunn brought into the F.R.i DFL Ticket Indorsed by CLU Minneapolis Central Labor union Wednesday night indorsed President Roosevelt for re-election and Harry S. Truman for vice president, and the entire Deniocratie-Uarmer-Labor ticket, headed by Byron i. Allen, nominee for governor. Harold Seavey, chairman of the CLU political committee, today denied there was any schism in American Federation of Labor ranks. "Labor in Minnesota is solidly behind Roosevelt," Sea-vey said in answer to a story in this paper Wednesday that dissatisfied AFL members were seeking to set np a Dewey labor committee. Hotelmen Here for Six State Conference Three hundred and fifty hotel- men from six stales are attending the 1944 conference of the North western Hotel association. Registrations began today and sessions will be held daily until Saturday night nt the Nicollet and Radisson hotels. Neil R. Messick is general chairman and assistant is Byron E. Calhoun, president of Minneapolis Hotel association. On Saturday's program are Glenwood Sherrard. Boston, Mass., president of American Hotel association and Harold Van Orman, Evansville, Ind., past president. Service People Home on Visits The Star Journal in this column lists names of service rrn and women from Minneapolis and suburbs home on leave or furlough and for how long. Items must be sent in writing to the Star Journal city editor. KtKOKTKOM. William T.. Vl, J9I Twrn- ly-mnin avrnur s.. until hrpt. 21. W Hi, iMlwurd A., tux.. llilrd itrrrt .'Nt-.., until I ucsriay. IIAMMOMI, Idxard, C.Mlc, 1016 SUlh Mrrrt S., until rriday. 1IATCIIKK. S!t. Hubert E., 2507 Fremont avenue A., until Oct. 7. nu n, rvt. iioward w.. 3406 Bryant avenue N ., until next Thursday. HIBKN. Daniel. Fie.. 213 Seventeenth avenue M.. until Sept. 23. IIAASKF.N, Wallace V.. SCIc, 11SS Fourteenth avenue SL., until Oct. 1. LARSON, l.t. t.ordon C.. !IS Thirty-first avenue N., until next Thursday. MUSTI RSKI. I'vt. Frank. 1:113 I'nlverslty avenue N'K., until next Thursday. MAKMIM.L. Pvt. (iaylrn I... 1H:7 Fourteenth avenue S.. until Sept. 25. M.Kt.VIK. Srt. Roderick K., 2841 Columbus avenue, until Wednesday. Mrtl.AKtN. feter. He, 3li27 Cedar avenue, until Sept. 2X. IWl.rN. Pvt. Dan C, 3013 Harriet avenue, until Sunday. I'ROKT, L.t. Bernard J., 3729 Grand avenue, until Sept. 2.1. ROSTO.MII.Y, Oale I... Sir.. 908 Twenty-second avenue SK.. until Saturday. SAM), pl. Victor A.. 34S Vosemite avenue. St. I.ouls far, until -Sept. 27. MII.HKK(i. Pvt. (ieoric I... 307 I lilon street St.. until Kept. 21. 'I It AK I'Z. pi. Walter C. 1522 I'nlverslty avenue Nr.., until Sept. 30. Wll.liA. Arthur K . Mr.. 2321 Twenty-fourth avenue S.. until Sept. 22. WILSON, srt. Archie W, 1701 Park avenue. until Oct. 10. SKVII.I.K. Pvt. Raymond I street M. . until Sept. 25. 6oo Second I fir Ik t THIS IS A VIEW OF THE HOME ON THE HANI) ESTATE at Cray's Bay, Lake Minnetonka, which has been purchased by Carill, Inc., for postwar tiso as administrative offices of the grain and shipbuilding company. Trice was not disclosed. I DEATHS THOMAS .1. CATO.V. 82, orig j inator of the shorthand system! which bears his name, a resident of Minneapolis from 18S8 tint i 1 1942, at Fort pwf w TOWW Lauderdale,- Fla. I " A court reporter Zf i in Chicago be- fore coming I lished his first edition on scientific shorthand in 1S90. His system was taught In Minneapolis high schools. He was born, at Co shocton, Ohio, and graduated from University of Indiana law department in 1881. He practiced law in Minneapolis in 1888 and established the Caton Business college the same year. FRKI S !MIvAM,l(, I1. XoZi Garfield street, mail carrier for 26 years in loop district and member j of National Association of Letter Carriers. Services 2:30 p.m. Sat uvKlay at Peterson mortuary. Burial Hillside cemetery. Unfilled Jobs on Increase 28,000 Men Needed j in Minnesota Of an 8,000 increase during the last 30 days in the number of unfilled jobs in I Caton Minnesota, 5,800 are in the overseas ambulance corps, serving Twin Cities, according toiat the front vvith AIlied armies T u tvt j , . V ''and manned bv American volun- John C. Nord. area director for the , , , .. , . , teer drivers ineligible for active war manpower commission. .... ,. . , , . , I military service It originated in Where a month ago the United j France in 1911 with a group of States employment offices had onAmcnca college students who fila on rtnn i . . . . .... vtx '"i wuiiveis, mey now nave ,uuo, JMord said. ! The office in Minneapolis is, looking for 11,245 workers. Of that number of unfilled jobs, 8,457 are in essential war work, and the demand is for 6,300 men and 2,100 women. Particularly significant, Nord explained, is the fact that 4,700 job openings are for work in the production of items that the military authorities list as urgently needed to carry on present combat operations. for M days now, Nord said, "WMC has been conducting a spe - cial drive. During August we placed 7.4.)0 workers. Lvon so we had 3.900 more unfilled orders at tne end ot the month. "This situation this inability to meet the growing demand for essential war workers means one thing for sure. Minneapolis, to-gether with St. Paul and Hon- t K kins, iust can't stav in a exoud 3 ! area much longer. $100 or 15 Days for Drunken Driver Miles Dieveney, 928 Grand avenue, St. Paul, was sentenced to $100 fine or 15 days in the workhouse in St. Paul municipal court today for drunken driving. William H. Hickey, 34, Ififi Hob - ertson street, forfeited 5100 on a charge of leaving the scene of an: , accident. $2,600,000 SetMINNEAPOLIS STAR as Chest Goal Campaign Planned Oct. 10 to 24 War Chest of Minneapolis and Hennepin county will I luiiuuvi. I LO iujiu i aioiii v ain : . : -r . 7 c oo nnr rnr ! in behalf of 79 local, national, and international humanitarian agencies Oct. 10 to 24. Announcement was made today by Sumner T. McKnight, War Chest president after a meeting of the executive committee. Stanley Hawks will be general campaign chair- in a n. Goodrich Lowry will be co-chairman. Frank G. Jewel t, chairman of the Community Fund budget committee, pointed out i more than 60 budget hearings involving 8S1 man-hours have been held in recent months to insure local agency requirements are met, and to prevent duplication of services. Approximately two-thirds or funds collected in the drive will be earmarked for home-front agencies. Remaining one-third will go for the pccial war appeals. Around 32,000 volunteer solicitors are being organized throughout the city and county. I Chest roster this year will com- prise the 51 Community Fund ag-i encies, six other local and county agencies, and the National War j Fund group. National War Fund includes USO, War Prisoners Aid, United Seamen's Service and 19 I foreign relief appeals. New agencies added to the Community Fund group since last year's campaign are Minneapolis louth Hostels and Veterans Information service. Local agencies not in the official Community Fund lineup but included within the Chest are Boy Scouts, Hennepin county civilian defense council, Minneapolis de- fonse council. 'Mlnnrannlis Pnnml Table of National Conference of Christians and Jews, local USO units, and VMCA. Neither the city nor county civilian defense councils will receive funds from proceeds of this fall's campaign, it was explained. Financial status of these organizations will permit continued operation into 1915 without supplementary financing, it is anticipated. Three new agencies have been added to National War fund recently. These are American Field Servit'c, Philippine War Belief, and I'nitcd Lithuanian Iielief. American Field Service Is an aided understated Jr Tench army medical units. It has been in every major engagement of the present war, Tenure Plea Lost by Sand Attorney General J. A. A. Burn-quist today ruled Harold J. Sand, former administrative assistant to N. B. Schoonmaker, former Minneapolis superintendent of schools. is not entitled to protection under jthe teachers' tenure law. Sand's position as administrative assistant nt a s.ilnry of S.1.7S0 was! abolished in 1013 and he wns given' another position as teacher at a salary of $2,S00 a year. Sand contended he was covered by the tenure act. He has been connected w i t h the Minneapolis school system since 1931. Dean M. S c hweickha r d, 1 si tfV j?V,-N Sand state commissioner tasked for the rulin: of education, consldernt ion 'Upon of the 'duties of the position as outlined by Sand, I fail to see the duties involved giving instruction in a I classroom," said Burnquist. i 'iff' -sw-. ft U I lawks i I MINNEAPOLIS, Youth Held After Car Strikes Girl DOXN'A TIIORSON Hit by car James Carney, 16, 293S Cedar avenue, was charged with careless driving today after his car struck and injured Donna Thor-son, IS, 600 Fifteenth avenue SE., as she alighted from a streetcar at Fifth street and Marquette avenue. She escaped with bruises. Doctors Back Hospital Site University Delegates Appeal to Board A delegation of physicians from University of Minnesota medical school, headed by Dean II. S. Diehl, today urged the Minneapolis board of public welfare to establish a hospital for rheumatic fever patients in the vacant Motley school building near the University campus. In urging the arrangement, Dr. Diehl proposed that either the board take over the plnee and '4 s ji .A4 tl t , -'j'-'v. v.. y if i equip it rts a heart hospital wnnjnation the university supplying medical care free, or that the board take over the project in co-operation with the university. The latter plan would have to be approved by the board of regents before it could go into effect, he said. The heart hospital, under direction of Dr. M. J. Shapiro, who also attended the meeting, was housed for a number of years at 1S00 Chicago avenue in what now is Elizabeth Kenny institute. The out-patient clinic still is at that address and hospitalized patients are being cared for at Glen Lake sanatorium. ' Other members of the university delegation who spoke in favor of the project were Dr. Cecil Watson, head of the department nt medicine; Dr. Wesley Spink, associate professor of medicine, and Dr. John Adams , associate professor of pediatrics. Terming rheumatic fever a "forgotten disease," Dr. Watson says "it is 10 times as important as most other diseases of childhood." Dr. Spink declared it is one of the major medical problems of yie armed forces. The board decided to appoint a committee of its own members to visit Motley school with the uni- versity men, and if the site proves feasible indicated a clinic for research on causes of the disease would be established as well as hospital care. It also was indicated by board members that, in case theydecide on the project they will ask the hoard of education to deed them the building. NORTHWEST CASUALTIES MINNESOTA Marine Corps Dead C.l r..N. rvt. liii hard J. Mr. and Mm. Sixth Frank C. Applrtim. parents. 22U street N.. Minneapolis. .KFF. Vt. F.arl C Mm. Mary II. Graff, mother. 2304 llupont avenue N.. Minneapolis. (.Kl.St ilMK. Pvt. Frank fi. Mr. and Mr. John J. Oresc-hner, parents, 9S0 Churchill street, St. 1'aul. t Merchant Marine Misslnr DKiloVANM, Itewey J., seaman Celesline J. ai;iovanni, brother, Aitkin. Marine Corps Wounded ltMlRISON. Vt Onle V. Mrs. Nora N. HareKon, mother, Nurthome. Nsvv Wounded lIMMIIIt, Milvln James, fireman John I. Itiihtri, f ratitlfathrr, M. Cloud. I naftt Guard lead (.LOIVAIKI. Stanley Autust. seaman-Mrs. Julia Glowarki. mother. 2609 Vniver-sity avenue NK-, Minneapolis. SOITII DAKOTA Mirine Corps Dead IfFI.Y. rvt. John W. Mr. and Mrs. C'lif ford K. Ilealy, parents, l.anxford. Merchant Marine Misslnr M.I. SON, I'rlr. carpenter Mrs. Iota Nelson, wife, Aberdeen. Irlp keen the fatality lists down. Make a dale to cive yonr Mood at Ked I roM bliHMl donor center, t.F. ftaiil. Thanks, Folks!- "I'll surely appreciate it if you'll have your collection money ready for me when I call." says your carrier salesman. "Like every business man, I like to keep my records on a regular basis." MINN, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER Butter Shortage Near, Twin Cities Warned By E. W. KIF.CKIIEFEB Minneapolis Star Journal Farm News Writer A "tight" butter situation has developed in the Twin Cities which may leave consumers in this butter capital of the nation without spread for their bread, according to dairy firm officials. Price ceilings, government needs, lack of storage space, closing of some creameries and diversion of cream to other uses were anions reasons given for the plight of some of the dairies which supply groceries, restaurants and housewives with their butter and cream. Leonard H. Heller, vice presi dent of Northland Milk Co., said the Twin Cities area was in danger of running out of butter almost any day. He blamed lack of ceiling prices on cream for the condition. Creameries are able to get 8 to 10 , cents more for cream when they sell it to confectioners candy makers and bakeries and some ice cream makers than they can get from butter makers who are restricted on the price they can bid because of the ceiling prices on Jbutter, Heller said. He estimated "2 creameries in Minnesota have gone out of the butter business and he said countless creameries are diverting their cream to other uses. Creameries close to the Twin Cities area which make sweet cream butter particularly have been shipping out cream, he said, because they are closer to transportation facilities. Hjalmar Newlien, general manager of Clover Leaf Creamery Co., said his firm was operating now on a day-to-day schedule and that almost anv day might not fbe able to supply its customers. Newlien said his firm had been suffering from a shortage of butter for almost a year as the result of many small creameries closing, their cream going into the dried milk business in some instances. Clifford Holmes of Miller & Holmes, St. Paul, one of the large butter making firms of this area, admitted the volume of business his firm is doing at present is "nothing to brag about" but said it was about in line with what government figures show other j firms are doing throughout the Miller & Holmes has had to cut off the butter supply of several dairy distributing firms' recently. Holmes said this was due generally to two factors. Production of the butter firm is about 15 per cent below that of the same period last year and in addition it has a backlog of set-aside orders for the government. Holmes said that when the government ordered 50 per cent of the butter production set aside during the heavy milk production months of early summer, his firm had difficulty getting that amount of its butter into government agencies hands. Butter, he said, would he offered and not taken in sufficient quantity to make up 50 per cent of the firm's production. The butter had to be moved to keep the firm in business. Holmes said, so some of the butter which should have been going into government hands was moved into civilian outlets. As a result, his firm now is trying to catch up on the butter it "owes" the government stockpile despite the fact this is one of the lowest periods of milk production. E. N. Craig of Twin City Milk Producers association, said he believed the low 'milk production which will continue about another 60 days, combined with heavy de- mands for milk and cream from outside sources, is a factor in the butter shortage. Government reports show but-te$, production has been declining since July, 1943, and that the nation's production during flunc this year, was the lowest on record since 1925. Production of nil the other manufactured dairy products cheese, evaporated and dried milk were above the 1943 levels. Cold storage stocks of butter at the beginning of this year were 130,000,000 pounds above those of Jan. 1, 1943. On July 1, however, the storage stocks were 51,000,000 pounds below those of July 1, 1943. This trend continued into July. Cold storage holdings of eggs Aug. 1, however, were the highest since 1930 and stocks of "lard and rendered pork fat were the largest on record July 1. Hope for 'Break' in Lost Boy Hunt PAYNESVILLE, MINN. Hoping for a break soon, authorities investigating the disappearance of Jackie Theel. 6. today were working with three bloodhounds along the Crow river northeast of town. A full day's search with the dogs Wednesday in the area west of the village failed to uncover any clues. Much of the area to be worked today is densly wooded. Search for Jackie, who disappeared on his first morning at school, Sept. 5, is being led by Stearns County Sheriff Art Mc-Intee, St. Cloud, and William Con-ley, St. Paul, investigator with the state bureau of criminal apprehension. The bloodhounds were brought here by Raymond Holseamp, New Ulm. JOURNAL 14. 1914 Two Ensigns Die in Crashes Other City Men in Service Killed Ens. Warren D. Elliott. 22, navy fighter pilot, was killed in an air plane crash at San. Diego, Calif., Tuesday, his aunt, Mrs. G. D. Morrison, 3810 Brookview drive, St. Louis Park, was informed today by the navy department. Elliott, former stu- fiian of T Tnii'iaiifv r f "f Minnesota, resided at the home of his aunt riuott for. the past several years. His mother, Mrs. Lucy Elliott, is a corporal in the Air WAC in England. He has two brothers, Donald, an army corporal, and Edgar, and one sister, Mrs. Jean Estes. Services will be announced later. Burial in Fort Snelling National cemetery. Ens. Rodney J. Stone, 22, navy pilot, was killed in an air crash at Wickford, R. I., Tuesday, h3 parents, ur. ana iwrs. R. J. Stone, 4213 Ew- ing avenue S.. have ft. been notified. Stone, graduate of Washburn high school and former student at University of Minne sota, was commissioned at Pensacola, Fla., navy air station last December. His wife, June, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rutherford F. Burr, 3040 Lyndale avenue S., was with him. A brother. Ens. Morton. Stone, 25, also is a navy flier. SSgt. Arthur (1. Iloppe, 36, infantryman, was killed in action in . France July 7, accord- ing to word received ; -,1 by his parents, Mr. and ' te Mrs. Ernst Hoppe. 3Srz 2817 Thirty -seventh sW.'; avenue S. Hoppe was graduated from South high school and entere-i service two years ago. He is survived by hi Hoppe parents, two brothers and three sisters. Pvt. William T. Hart on. 37, son of William P. Barton, 558 Upton avenue N., has been . ... missing in action in France since Aug.- 8, the war department jjqJfC, has informed his wife, 12 Twenty-fifth ave- S" nue S. , v Entering service on Jan. 19 he trained at Camp Blanding. Fla., and went over- Barton seas in June. Pvt. tleorge Tobin, Jr.. 20, son of Mr. and Mrs. George Tobin, Sr., 1743 Juliet avenue. St. Jaul, was killed in action in France, the war department has disclosed. A memorial mass will be held at 8 a.m. Monday in St. Mark's church, St, Paul. Pvt. W. L. Crawford, 18, was wounded in action Aug. 2 in the South Pacific, marine corps headquarters has informed his par- pn Mr, anil !Ur . .c W. L. Crawford, 3506 Aldrich avenue N. Crawford enli s t e d in the marines in July, 1943. Sent overseas last December, he participated in the Crmwfor4 invasion of Saipan. He is a graduate of Patrick Henry high school. Pvt. Ray J. Powers, 19, was wounded on Guam, the American Red Cross has informed his mot her, Mrs. Genevieve Powers, 1325 W. Twenty-seventh street. Powers enlisted In, the marine corps a year ago, and received his training at San Diego going overseas last January. He is Powers now convalescing in a naval hospital at Pearl Harbor and will soon be evacuated to the states. He is a graduate of West higfi school. Marine Pfc. John It. Bjorklund, 22, veteran of Bougainville action, was woiinded on Guam and is now recovering in a naval hospital In San Francisco, according to word received by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. John R. Bjorklund, 4130 Thirtieth avenue S. Bjorklund. graduate of Roosevelt high school, went overseas last January. Pvt. Frederick O. Roslee, 32, was wounded in action in France Aug. 27, according to word receivejl by his wife, Jessie, and father, Charles Roslee, 3030 Pierce street NE. Ik 'K cm m till

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