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TS« THE DAILY MESSEXCEK. C A N A N D A H U ' A , MY: THURSDAY, . I A N U A K Y 8, 19-18 The Daily Messenger .Published every afternoon except Sunday, Messenger Building, 26 Phoenix Street, by Canandaigua Messenger, Inc. Floyd W. Emerson, editor and publisher; A. C. Waterbury, vice-president and treasurer; WUliam H. Hawley, advertising manager. . Phone, Business News Room ... Office 897 898. SUBSCRIPTION RATES j By the Carrier in City I Delivered at your door. 24 cents per week; single copy 5 cents. ! Entered as second class matter at the Post Office in Canandaigua, ! JJ. Y-, under the Act of March 3, 1897. Rates delivered by office carrier j try the year, $12: single copies, 5 cents. Mail rates, payable strictly in advance, are: In Ontario and Yates Counties, one year, $5; 6 months, S3; 3 months. $1.50; 1 month, 55c; to New York state addresses outside Ontario and Yates Counties, one- year,' $7; 6 months, S3.50; 3 months, 51.75; 1 month, 75 cents; other addresses in the United Stales, one year, $S: 6 months, $4; 3 months, $2; 1 month, SI; to Canadian addresses, one year, $y; b munuis, 54.56, 3'months, $2.25; 1 month, $1. National Advertising Representatives: Burke, Kuipers Mahoney, Inc., 420 Lexington Avenue. New York City; 203 North Wabash. Chi- fcago; Atlanta, Dallas and Oklahoma. Member of the Associated 1'ress The Associated Press is entitled exclusively !o Die use for republica- Ition of all the local news printed in this newspaper, as well as all AP Hews dispatches. Income Tax Reduction It now appears probable that Ontario county residents will share in an income tax reduction before the present session of Congress adjourns. President Truman's recommendation that the tax iof individuals be reduced $40 each seems to make some sort of a tax reduction Almost a certainty. The Republicans already had a tax reduction plan Iready. President Truman's sudden conversion to a ; tax' change apparently came as an effort by the administration to block the GOP plan. Under the Republican plan $5.6 billion dollars .would be cut from the federal revenue through a gen- jeraLtax reduction. Under President Truman's proposal a bit more than $3 billion would be cut from the tax v bill of individuals but an increased corporation tax would Quake it up. Federal income would remain about the same. With both parties agreeing that the individual taxpayers, at least, should have some tax relief, it would appear certain that some kind of a bill will finally be approved by both Congress and the president. For the ordinary tax-paying consumer, however, .any tax cut will be worthless unless some method is found to halt the rise in prices. Unless increased production or government action halts the spiral of inflation, any general tax cut is apt to boost prices still higher through a release of more purchasing power. A reduction in taxes might affect the economic picture in much the same way as another general .wage increase would. " H T - . , ,, ^ ,,,- ^,_^*,,^ ~/sr-M-* **n orvi^or* f Vi o f n VorlTl^finn 1T1 ±tjLCmj l , V ~ W J . * V A X A J - W Wkj i^v-s^ii^ . ^ ,_..£_- _ ._ ,, _ » . - ,, . · taxes would not help the lower income groups unless there is also some guarantee that the extra money left in the pay envelopes will buy more goods. A reduction in governmental expenditures might help make a general tax cut effective. Lower federal expenses do not, however, seem to be very probable in view of the demands for foreign aid. It's a knotty problem and both Congress and the president would do well to forget that 1948 is an election year. Cooperation would be more beneficial to the country than political competition. Arguments Given on Both Sides Of Military Training Proposal By James Marlow WASHINGTON. '.-V -There are many arguments for and against compulsory m i l i t a r y t r a i n i n g now for young men IS t i '2U. In time such a pro-ram would this c o u n i r y a big pool of .harder to make give had men \vno training. in an crner;-.- some military F O O D F O R E U R O P E--Francis Cardinal Spellman and Archbishop-elect Patrick A . O'Boyle look over some of the food contributed in a National Catholic Welfare drive for European relief. a bun i pills which hnvo t a k e n the- Rev. ·-· some inum-\ i- j he and his girl ! daily for many . - adds t h i s \ V l i y l l l l \ U U U 1 I I I K . If you send me your answer and it seems i n t e r e s t i n g enough u p r i n t here ot com.si- your i d e n l i i y will remain u n k n o w n . On I lie other hand, if you can relv upon Personal Health Service Br William Brady, M. D. Headers desiring to correspond w i t h Dr. Brady should adcre.s their mail to him as follows: Dr. William Brady, Canandaigur Daily Messenger Bureau, Beverly Hills. Calif. IN MY YOUTH I N EVER DID APPLY i n q u i n n t a m i n frir-nd years, equivocal c o m m e n t : Thank you very much for your positive stand ior temperance. ; me to keep your i d e n t i t y secret Alcoholic drink is dangerous! No i I'd feel obligated to send you some (never m i n d t h e tlenomina- ; t i o n ) preacher is p e r m i t - i ted to use tobacco. I never have wanted to do so. A clean, wholesome life is best. You know, that's just w h a t 1 keep telling t h e boys on the bowling green--1 mean t h a t it is too bad they haven't led a pure and holy life like me, for t h a t , plus many years of assiduous no doubt accounts for canny (apologies to Mark the iconoclast) wick shots I make with sort of a c k n o w l e d g m e n t . I can i;ive many reasons why I don't d r i n k . The mam reason i.-, t h a t I was f o r t u n a t e in the selection of my parents. My m o t h e r was f o r t u n a t e in h a v i n g -'ir.e friends and, t h r o u g h t h e i r ' i n f l u - ence. I suppose, becoming an act i v e member of Hie Women's Christ inn Temperance Union. So practice. ; the Brady boys literally took t h e t h e u n - ' pledge at. mother's k n e e - the pledge not to smoke or d r i n k before we were grown up. by Dr. and was d e f n r n e - ly curori. No t i m e wa.s lost from work, fee v.-.is reasonable, l i t t l e inconvenience. A n o i h e r doctor at · t'irst scoffed at :he m e t h o d , later j ; i - i i ! i u n i - c ( l i t ei:red a f t e r slricl ; e x a m i n a t i o n . Recently m\ f a t h e r p r o r r a s t i n a t v ' d u n t i l lie siu't'ered i s t r a n g u l a t i o n and lie s u f f e r e d ' Same doctor operated on h i m . For n w h i l e - it was a finest i n n , bin a f t e r 'J 1 .- m o n t h s he i.s hack on t i n job. l i e is s i \ t y . N a t u r a l l y we art- g r a t e f u l to you and lo the f i n e doctor you recommended. S. .1. .T. i (.Copyright. 1948, J o h n F . Dille Co. i i T R Y A MESSENGER WANT-AD · ncy those still in a year--could be pulled ri°ht i n h the armed forces. And iiu.se v ' « ' previously had had the t r a i n i n g , mi.uht fit i n t o i h e armed foro- f a s t e r t h a n those never t r a i n e d . But w i t h a hi!! now before congress to set up such a program, t h i s i s t h e m a i n q u e s t i o n : Is II NVc-,«.ary Is siteli a p i l l i o n necessary right now to !«-i-p t h i s c o u n t r y prepared a^ain.-t a t ' a r k and discourage any woi;ld-bi- a^sressor:' The a r g u m e n t - , revolve around t h a t question. them. arc some R i g h t VVe need to .·,!: rl it n«.w. n o w t h e U n i t e d N a t i o n s can't serve peace. The- world is in bad. u n s t e a d y shape, w i t h co'.v.i'nunism creeping across Europe. If we're prepared w i t h a reserve of t r a i n c M men. an enemy We should t ry U. N. work. The next war will be atomic. If we're attacked, it will bo w i t h a rain of bombs, not jusi one. In such a case the half-trained youths of our military program couldn't be brought together, or whipped into shape, fast enough. Russia is not able now to start a war against us. We have the atomic bomb, probably a big supply of bombs. Hussiae w o u l d n ' t start a war against us w i t h o u t Die bomb. Lead To \Var Will t i n s kind of program lead to war. instead of preventing it? For the program--it would discourage war. -This count rv's un- iir.'parO(!ne.ss before World W.irx 1 and 11 was a major factor in making those two wars possible. ·Against - - t h e program would lead l o war. I t would start an of ; arms race and ( u r n the world i n t o a j i l t f r y . armed camp. Besides. preparedness- doesn't in-even! an enemy f r o m a t t a c k i n g . IONIA BRIEFS IONIA--Mrs. Hildred Schwick- Imrd entertained the Birthday club at her home Monday evening. Mrs. Raymond Smneweli was guest of honor. Merton J. Lay has returned, to the University of Buffalo following the two week holiday spent at his home here. . Mr. and Mis. Remington. Page of Hopewell iind Mr. ' and "Mrs Maurice Brun of Pulaski . have been guests of Mr. and Mrs. Keith Bennett. Mrs. Alma Bennett is the guest of Mr. and Mrs. Otis Batzel of lloneoye Falls. M r. and M rs. Peter Dhondt of Canandaigua have been guests of Mr. and Mr:-. lolm Cochrane. 1-ranci.s i 1 e.Miei t.- a jxiUc-iii ;n Strong M e m o r i a l hospital, Rochester. pre- j France, for example, had a Ian*' would he: I n t h i s ourselves, peace. a t t a c k us. "sidi-s p r o t e c t i n g ..·IP I'. N. keep Atomic Homb the ii'omie hon-h now. It may have it w i t h i n tine.-- t o i - i i ' l i i years. At t h a t l i m e , if ·.·-·.·'rr u n p r e p a r f - d . Russia m i g h t a t t a c k us. Against-We shouldn't s ' a r t sucli a ^program now. We joined U. N. to help keep world peace collectively. trained reserve before World War M. Thai did not stop G e r m a n y from a t t a c k i n g her. Would such a program lead to m i l i t a r i s m iji tiiis c o u n t r y ? For I he program--no. The c i t i - zens of t h i s c o u n t r y can b^ relied unon HI prevent t h a t . We had 15.0(1(1. in ID men under arms in World War 11 but t h e r e has not been any 'rend loward m i l i t a r i s m . A e a i n s t -- n u t t i n g y o u t h s i n t o a m i l i t a r y program-- and keeping I l i n t program going for years-builds u:i a g e n e r a t i o n of men w i t h m i l i t a r i s m part of t h e i r t h i n k i n g . i Would be program-- at least ^2,000.000.000 a year-cost too m u c h ? For t h e program-no. Time may mean the difference between defeat and victory in the next war. Having trained men ready would save us lime. So it is insurance. A g a i n s t - t h a t ?2,000,000,000 n year would be just an' added tax burden on the people for a program t h a t ' s not necessary in the first place. Baked Hani 3upp« and Dance Salurday, Jan. 10 AJniission l):uicii!g S to 12 'Bristol Valley Grange Baptist liiii my magic Hovey bowls day a f t e r Since I grew up the main reason day on the greens. ; why 1 don't d r i n k i.s t h a t i feel Just the same, I clo believe tern- '· just f i n e and danciy and I h a t e \o perance organizations and indivi- ; miss anything--as one does when dual advocates of total abstinence j under the influence of narcotic. December, with its short days and its growing cold, is naturally a gloomy month made bearable by the pleasure and excitement of Christmas. Now if some one could think up some like stimulus for January! At present that cold and gloomy month is made colder a'nd gloomier by budgeting and income tax. The only silver lining is that the clays are actually getting a little longer. .should concentrate on f i g h t i n g ; alcoholic beverage and liquor i propaganda and leave card-playing, poolrooms, dance halls, narcotic drugs and smoking for the clean-up squads to deal with when we have polished off the Demon-; and T mean t h a t seriously, not. ' facetiously. i can t a k e it or lei it alone. That I i.s the hackneyed boast or apology | of t h e inebriate, and in t h e first ' year or two of his addiction he may sincerely mean it. But I should like to ask every occasional, ] steady. moderateT social, heavy, : periodic or secret drinker i h i s i .simple ' q u e s t i o n - - c o n f i d e n t i a l l y , ! privately. Answer it in your own i m i n d if you can, or, if you have what:-seems to you- a fair or rea- ! sonable answer I'll be grateful if j. you will w r i t e it down and send it . to me, even anonymously if you | p r e f e r -- - I ' l l be g r a t e f u l for an answer-- 1 am not susceptible to . anonymous abuse. w r i t t e n or · printed. Here is t h e question: '· This implies that alcohol in any quantity, under any and all circumstances, is narcotic, not stimulant--and t h e r e can be no quest i o n about t h a t . QUESTIONS ANSWERS Change of Life i i n .-)U.\ i n u i e in i i u t. nuii..t. 1 * 1 l i f e " in men. But Dr. Marie Slopes l!i her book "Change of Lifo 'n .Men and Women" differs. Also she tells of cases on record, of women hearing children fifteen years aft e r the change of life. (Mrs. (;. K., Si-.' Answer--So-called change of l i f e in women i.s not n "critical or dangerous t i m e , merely a physiological cessation of m e n s t r u a t i o n and of o v u l a t i n n or capacity i i conceive. You can't believe all you read in medical records. Send sumiped envelope bearing your address for monograph "The Meiio- jvai'.se." Contrast About two years ago I s u b m i t t e d to injection treatment, of hernia Considering Wisconsin Primary Dewey Faces a Complex Problem By James C. Munn AI* Special Washington Service WASHINGTON. '.-? - - P o l i t i c a l :p,?culaiyrs are wondering whether r.ovei'nor Dewey will risk his poli- t i c a l pre:;;igo by p e r m i t t i n g use of - - . :iis name in the Wisconsin presi- Data published this week shows that on Dec. 31 the .k-miai prc!-ren:-e primary April s.: Dewey p e r m i t t e d his name t o be | placed before t h e Wisconsin v o t e r s ' ; in r.Mn and again in '·!·! and h a r - ! vested a bij; m a j o r i t y nf t h e slate's j Year-End Figures (New York Times) United States Government had a surplus of $1,658,000,000 for the first half of the current fiscal year-a period beginning last July 1 and ending next June 30. This is an unprecedented figure. In six months the Treasury has actually rolled up a surplus half again as large as the largest surplus ever previously recorded for a full fiscal year in the whole history of the country. The previous all-time high, $1,555,000,000, was achieved in 1927, in the fabulous days of the Coolidge Administration. There is no mystery about the primary causes of the present record-breaking surplus. Those causes are terrifically high tax rates, imposed on an immensely high level of business activity. During the first half of the current fiscal year Treasury receipts from all sources have amounted to more than $19,000,000,000. If Mr. Coolrdge's Administration had had the same fat income, and if its expenditures had remained what they actually were, the Treasury's surplus for the first half of the fiscal year 1027 would have been something like $17,000,000,000--instead of the present figure of less than one-tenth that sum. What has happened, of course, is that expenditures as well as receipts, have risen enormously since 1927. To a very large extent this is the direct and inevitable eonseouence of the Second World War. But even if i we deduct the main "war items"--the present cost of interest on the wartime-contracted debt, the present cost of national security in a troubled post-war world, the present cost of veterans' relief and the present cost of the post war loan to hard-pressed Britain-and even if we further deduct the present cost of the : Social Security System, which was established since; the Coolidge days--the fact remains that the Truman | Administration is spending considerably more than \ twice as much in the first half of fiscal 1947-48 as' the Coolidge Administration spent altogether in the j - first half of fiscal 1926-27. There ought to be room j for some economy in these figures. ' Looking Backward I n t e r e s t in; 1 , i t e m s t a k e n f r o m t h e f i l e ; i-.' l i i e D a i l y Mes.sc:i!;ei- I' 1 . L'.~ and "" v e a i s ;IL;II delegates. If Dewey a g a i n agrees t o .ralciilatcrt risk, and loses the mary, his p r e s i d e n t i a l aspirat .·night coii.'ipse. This happened i n UK- l a t e \Ven- r i c l l V V i l l k i " in 1!!!-!. D-wey t r o u n - w h o i c t i r e d from t h e :iry X, l»?,X Ka^le Scouts today hi;c oak tree on the l a w n as a memorial J u s t i c e Robert K. a r i a n d a i ^ u a n s win". M i . - m i l i i n . o u t s t a n d \ i i ) l : n ; i . iasl n i ^ h t san '! i i ' - a i e r w.c.:v: Geur;; · K. H o f f m a n . Edward ,1. Colmey. .Mrs. CJareiT-o C. Keehn, Miss M.irf.are; i',. i j u i n n , Mrs. C o n s t a n c e H. Sco;; and .-.on, Billy. Miss M a r - , ion Clnpp, Mi.-;.- Florence Worden. .Miss .Mice L.';olittle, Miss IClva Harris. Dr. A n d r e w M. Johnston. · Harry J. Ely. W i l l i a m B, T u r n e r , iiohe'r! H u t ion and C l i f f o r d O.- T'.venty-fivc Years ASJO January 8, IH'iS C!a.v-'-s in c h i l d psy;-holo£y con- in- Dr. W i l l i a m Berry of w i l l he resumed at t h e fver.in.i;. O n t a r i o \- w i l l b«- un Thin.- meeting at The Can, day ex'.Tlinu. Dr. C.Vllan w i l l be ho ; ! ) : . .;co;-,v W. Gr :o :··;,d l i ' e 'pre- ic C. Met d i n n e r , and is sciiodulcd rn's add re.-.-. rrli of Jan. X d J U l g h l e r - of :imc;l Slupor e i o j u , I he iccord: A n n i I H!»8 ' :« Svdnt-y ;'-d ',n l a i n . wcnl oil' a! I ' l . M i l l y a( 1 ·). C a n i c and N V I I :e v.-hen t h e y were IT. Adelina and i lorencc i ; i , e . l i ui Ifi. The !iUsli;md · l t l u ^ l a f l c r , IMissell b y name, ha-, pi'oser-uie'd for marryint; ;. c h i l d . Tvco more feniale Slopcn, r e m a i n , Lucy, aged !). ;md J \ i l i . a^e.l T. Old man Slopcr lias {j;iven up hi- rof-'iilai 1 ^work now and sits the back fence nursing SON IS BOKN I O N I A - A son was horn Jan. i to S/Sr.l. and Mrs. Donald 15a!d- win of Orlando, Fla. M'IS. Bald-. 1 , ia is I b e I'oi'iner Miss N e l l i e Harley 1 n i l day on of Knsf H l o o m f i c / d ' a n d Mr. B a l d - j a .sliot^un. win "is t h e son of Mr. and M r s . ] Considerable ice, sc/en or Baldwin, formerly of inches t h i c k nnd of c.ood · lias been secured from the lane, \ \ eight Regardless of the age, make or condition of your old watch, we'll give you the biggest trade-in cllov/cr^i- i:town. Choose from our great selec!io:r; c r .' ' ·; ; watches and save! 'Goddess of OPEN AN ACCOUNT BULOVA . . . lovely 17-jewel Time." Styled in pink gold. BULOVA . movement. . . Accurate 17-jewel Pink gold, pearl dial. $3975 CONVENIENT TERMS GRUEN . . . Sr-ucri, precision-timed. A watch of distinction WALTHAM filled case, movement. . . 10k yellow gold Accurate 17-jewe! GRUEN . . . Veri-Thin Precision watch. Beautiful link bracelet. WALTHAM . . . 17 jewels, 10k y*I/ow. gold filled. Lifetime dependability. EASY TERMS 10k gold filled case. 15- Power mainspring. 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