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THE DAILY MESSENGER, CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. FRIDAY, JANUARY 9,1948 The Daily Messenger , Publish**! every afternoon except Sunday, Messenger Building, 26 fhbeflir Street, by Canandaigua Messenger, Inc. Floyd W. Emerson, ebttbr and publisher; A. C. Walerbury, vice-president and treasurer; William H. Hawlcy, advertising nianager. Phone',. Business Office £97 .Newsftoom,.... -1^1' " SUBSCRIPTION RATES · . By the Carrier in City Delivered at your door. 24 cents per week; single copy 5 cents. Entered as second class matter at the Post Office in Canandaigua, N. ¥., under the Act of March 3,1897. Rates delivered by office earner by lire year, $12; single copies, 5 cents. Mail rates, payable strictly in advance, are: In Ontario and \ates Counties, one year, $5; 6 months, $3; 3 months, $1.50: 1 month, 55c; te New York state addresses outside Ontario and Yates Counties, one year,-$7; 6 months. $3.50; 3 months, $1.75; 1 month, 75 cents; other actresses in tfce United States, on? year, ?S; 6 months. $4: 3 months. $2; 1 .month, $1; to Canadian addresses, one year, $9; 6 months, $4.50; 3 month?; $2.25; 1 month, J$L . » . , . ' .·National Advertising Representatives: Burke, Kuipers Mahoney, Inc:, 43).Lexington Avenue, New York City; 203 North Wabash, Chicago; Atlanta, fiallas and Oklahoma. Member of the Associated Press The As/nciaicd Press is entitled exclusively to the use for republica- lion of ail the local news printed in this newspaper, as well as all AP news dispHtchcs. WALL OF FIRE How Free Is Molotov? How 'free is .Molotov? Did he have to be so uncompromising in the Council of Foreign Ministers? Was he. obeying orders from Moscow, or acting on his own? These' questions must have occurred to many who every now and then read that Molotov was'in line to succeed Stalin, if and when. If he is as important as that, he should have had some choice of faction. Yet time and again he gave every appearance of stallin^ till he could get instructions from litpMe, or of reversing a previous stand because of orders from Moscow. How free is he? · Brbbably it will take Stalin's death to settle this. I£;Molatov succeeds him, he must get a good deal of tfi'f-blame .for breaking up the Council of Foreign MiiiisterSi But if the new leader is some other guy, then we shall know that Molotov, for all his glacial (fighity, was nothing but a puppet. ·* Walter Lippman says the Russians have lost a cold war. Now it seems in order to make it warm for them. By Cameron Dockery Chapter 13 B RENT CARTER stared down at his wife. "Look here, Pam. Spence said there'd be no need for us to enter the mam house. He was very emphatic.' "Too .emphatic. If he expects people to guard a house for tune months without being curious he just doesn't understand human nature. I'm going in. Help me lift Brent hesitated then reluctantly shoved Pam through and followed. It was a tight squeeze but he made it and shut the window behind him so that Zarathustra wouldn't take a notion to explore too. I", . to her side with Your parents erred," this board." He moved reluctance. "\ -- , ,, he said bitterly, "They ^should have named you Pandora. "Someone has been in here, darling. The.se are casement windows and the lock on this one has been neatly filed through. Give me the flashlight." Squeezing her head and shoulders through the aperture, she moved the light over the floor inside. Brent heard a triumphant sigh. "Just as I thought! Not much dust but whoever came in had grass and dirt sticking to their shoes. There's a footprint right beneath the window." "Undoubtedly LuLsa Marel s, Brent said sarcastically. "Wel-1-1," Pam's voice came to him a bit hollowly, "It does seem THE dim illumination that penetrated the cracks between the boarded-up windows, the interior of Clearview was a ghostly plare. The rooms were high- ceilinged and old-fashioned with elaborate wall sconces and chandeliers; the woodwork was dark and in some rooms panelled. A thin lavender light seeped down the stair well from the un- shuttered upstairs windows, adding to the eeriness of the big house rather than lessening it Brent's flash moved over the white linen dust protectors tha covered the furniture and the sturdy white canvas cylinders encasing the rolled rugs. Pam lifted up the linen skirt of a wing- backed chair and ran her finge: over the upholstery. "Ummm, needlepoint -- expen sive." rather small for a mans but Ignorance Not Bliss -.. U V J -«.. V per cent of American farmers have never'heard of the Marshall plan, a farm magazine survey reports. Of the 48 per cent who have heard of 4t, only 11 per cent really know what it was all about. · £ -Farmers are no worse than other people. Like fthei' Americans, they have seen the Marshall plan explained time and again in their local newspapers. They must have passed it over on the theory mat n had : something to do with Europe and therefore could be of no importance to them*.,. , i 'No opinion could be more wrong. They may not Choose to be interested in a sick Europe just as they riiay not choose to be interested in an epidemic outside of their community. Yet one might spread destruction as surely as the other. I In View of this report of ignorance, the senators £iM ; representatives from farming states should con- fidfer it part of their of ficial duties tp ; tell the people ^*ho voted for them what is going pn in the world. t:.'^.;. · ---:---- . .- r They Have the Answers ·' · (Cleveland Plain Dealer) The conference of the Methodist Youth Fellowship in Cleveland, bringing together 10,000 young people from all parts of the United States and a dozen foreign countries, should be an inspiration to their elders. . Here is a gathering of the new generation which, not in the impetuosity of youth, but in the studied Consideration of their alert young minds, has the courage "to dare to believe in the future." . Cynics may say that every generation of young people has displayed the same enthusiasm. There is ii difference between today's youth and the generations of the past. Young people today know the score. They are more alive to the problems that confront the whole world than were their ancestors and that awareness, if human nature runs true to form, ' will generate a determination to do something toward the solution of these problems. There is a pledge for the future in the mere tact that 10,000 young men and women would voluntarily give up a large part of their holiday vacations to come together to consider their part in the human picture. · · This conference should inspire older generations for one reason above all others. The world has gone on from generation to generation trying to find the answer to such divisive and destructive plagues as war, race prejudice and supernationalism. No answer has been found. Even leaders of nations and people have become cynical and also skeptical of any methods other than those worn out by repeated usage and inevitable failure. Any suggestion that the cause is to be found in the refusal to consider the moral e foment in these problems generally meets with the derisive laughter. This conference of young people differs from many others in that it would employ the moral .element to the solution of these problems. Our feeling is that they are right in .this viewpoint and their tired and jaded elders are wrong. No one has a right to criticize or prejudge their approach until it has been tried. And if history teaches anything it teaches that the lime has come in human events to invoke the moral javire on a national and international scale. i It is still fitting, in Jerusalem, to sing sadly, "When khall my sorrows have an end ?" Personal Health Service Br William Brady, M. D. Readers desiring to correspond with Dr. Brady shouM addrew their mail to him as follows: Dr. William Brady, Canandaigur Dnllv Msssfineer Bureau. Beverly mils. Calif. THE BEST WAY TO MAKE COFFEE (SO THEY TELL ME) In this column and elsewhere I not reeomme.nd the A. L. B. meth- have given from time to time these simple directions for making co ff ee: _l. Keep coffee in the bean and grind only enough for the day's use each day. 2. Put the coffee in pot with cold water and let stand an hour, more or less, before brewing. 3. Heat it up nearly but not quite to the boiling point but do not let it boil for an instant. 4. Serve within a few minutes. Whenever I mention the brew- ino- nf ^nffpo T ppt a startline variety of suggestions, criticisms, recipes, and the comments, as well as sonie letters thanking mo for telling how to make good coffee. From the National Coffee Asso- j ciation comes a report of a series of laboratory tests the Association made to determine whether there is any advantage gained from letting the coffee stand in cold water from .half an hour to over night before brewing. The Association assumes -.that . the extraction of soluble solids is the principal factor,-that controls the flavor and aroma of brewed coffee. I may be wrong, but to my mind aroma is smell, · not taste, and while the aroma of brewing coffee may be pleasant'it just infuriates me, because I hate to think that so much of what.should contribute to the flavor of the coffee is being driven off into the ambient air. Whether the flavor of sood coffee is represented entirely by- soluble solids I don't know, but I od and I assume no responsibility for coffee grounds, pieces of metal, fingers and things scattered over the premises in case the cookei lets go. (Copyright 1948, John F. Dille Co.; Vicinity Deaths EUREKA CIRCLE PARTY NAPLES--The January party of the Eureka Circle of the Baptist church was held Tuesday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Robert. Rennoldson. COL. BALLANTINE DIES GEORGETOWN, Ont, (JP--Lt. Col. James M. Ballantine, 71, former director of military science at Colgate' university, Hamilton, N.- Y.,.ciied last night at his home lie re. maybe your Miss Marel has big feet" "She's rot TMv Miss Marel!" "The trouble is," Pam continued unperturbed, "girls' sport shoes make the same prints as men's these days. I didn't notice what type of shoes the artiste was wearing the other night." "I did." Brent makes his tone one of admiration, "She had on brown and white saddle shoes and she possesses a very trim pair of ankles." Pam withdrew her head. Her Boyle Muses Sceptically About Predicted Ways of Life in 2004 nostrils flared slightly. "You didn't miss much, you?' did "When one is a caretaker one those interesting must observe details." Her color rose; she started to say something t h e n v i s i b l y changed her mind. "Well, if you're taking your job so seriously let's get on with it." "Should be. A man who hires a caretaker must have somethin to protect" "You weren't hired, dear, re member?. No money involved." "Stop complaining . . . we'v a comfortable cottage." "Who's complaining? I'm mere ly straightening oui your sense of values." Pam took the flash and moved it over the paneled walls then she began thumping them methodically. They made a dull solid sound. "Now what?" Brent demanded. "Looking for the family silver?" "Well, in stories there are always caches behind panels. All I need to do is find the hidden spring. Besides, your Miss Marcel wasn't in here just to admire herself in that mirror over the mantelpiece." "Perhaps she has half your allotment of curiosity." Pam made a grimace at him that was wasted in the darkness. They went through the entire house. Upstairs the dust had settled and covered everything with fine powdery sediment. It had een disturbed very recently by he same set of footprints crossing nd recrossing into the various ooms. Even the closets had been jpened and apparently examined.' "She didn't want to miss any- hing, did she?" Pam commented. "Look here, Pam, you still don't now--" His voice died as Pam emitted a series of dry little sneezes. "Catching cold?" "No, it's this dust. Let's get out of here before my hay fever comes back. My bump of curiosity is satisfied." They left the house, Brent .securing the window and hammering back the boards as best he could. Zarathustra was waiting for them, his eyes glowing sullenly at being kept outside. Brent t pulled his tail not too gently. "You started all this, you damned grimalkin!" · "That's right," Pam said, "Blamf a poor innocent cat." "If Zarathustra has«ever been innocent he's a rare feline. Cats are allied to the Devil you know. Pam picked Zara up and cuddled him fondly; he responded with a percolating purr. "Seriously, Brent, what will you do?" "Write to Spence of course. The house seemed intact but he should be told that there's been a visitor." "Are you going to tell him about Miss Marel?" """No/Just that the window was broken but that we found things okay." Pam studied his face for a long moment. "I think you should at least describe the circumstances of finding Miss Marel to him." she insisted. Brent's jaws set stubbornly; a muscle in his neck twitched. "Look here, Pam, I'm supposed to be the caretaker here, not you. Luisa Marel's story sounded quite plausible to me. and as far as we know, no harm has been dflne. You're making a mountain out of a molehill because for spm« obtuse feminine reason you dislike her!" They crossed to the cottage in an uncomfortable silence. (To be continued) NEW By Hal Boyle YORK-- ;P -Tomorrow is just today w i t h circles under its sential or volatile aromatic oil or something of the kind is largely- responsible for the flavor and we know that essential oils are more Yet -many people go on believing that the future is sure to be better than the past--like a small boy who t h i n k s the ice cream cone ·he hasn't the money to buy would taste a lot better t h a n - t h e one he .just ate. Why? Is there any tiling a sensible man can admit about the future except that it probably lies ahead? But by ouija board and crystal ball, by tea leaves and horoscopes, the effort still goes on to plot the -happy Jife in the world to be. Someone even has figured out a way in night clubs here to forecast coming events by the shapes ice cubes assume as they melt in the glass. The usual conclusion by the hypnotized patron is t h a t it is about time to buy another drink. The other day members of the have always assumed that an es-1 Advertising" "club"oT'New "York sealed into the cornerstone of their new building a number of predictions on how Americans will live in faraway 2004, the year the club soluble in cold water than in hot | ce ] e brates its hundredth anniver- water, and that they are evaporated or distilled most rapidly at temperatures approaching boiling. However, the coffee association's Double, double, toil And trouble, rubles sink and moneys wabble. tests; showed the highest extraction of soluble solids left standing in cold water for one hour r.nd then heated to 206" F. (boiling is 212' F.). Coffee left standing over night gave a lower cxtraciion iig- ure. Coffee heated immediately to 206° F. and stirred for 30 seconds gave nearly the same extraction as that left standing one hour in cold water. ;o the coffee prepared in open coffee pot by pouring boiling, water directly on the ground i coffee "'they- don't say freshly ground, but I d o t . .stirring and let stand for ten minutes, gives vir- t u a l l y - t h e same extraction as coffee left standing in cold water an hour, more or less, and the cup- tests by experts you know, ihose experts" who taste sample sary. There was little held out attractive enough to make a middle-aged man of today want to hang around overtime just to greet these dubious Looking Backward Interesting items taken from the files of the Daily Messenger 10, 25 and 50 years ago Ten Years Ago January 9, 1938 Sunday Twenty-five Years Ago January 9, 1923 The operator of the "Dinky 'trolley car)" seems to he having after j trouble with that "Big Ben" of benefits of the Twenty-First Cen- j tury. · A man who L-anvussed clothing designers, for example, came up with this soul-clabbering portrait of the dame of tomorrow: "Women will carry their own little flying machines in jewelled handbags and fly through the air with irridescenl wings. 'Clothes will contain their own air-conditioning units. "The great immodesty will be public exposure of eyes. Men and women will dress very much alike. Clothes will be mechanically contrived and electrically controlled." Isn't -that something to look forward to! Ladies flapping about like junebugs. flying blind because they don't dare show their glimmers for fear of losing their reputation! Or maybe glaring at you through a periscope because you splashed mud on t h e i r rainbow u'irigs. With man and w i f e dressing alike there'd no longer be any doubt, about who wore the panUs in the family. '(As if there is now!) Of course this strange new world will probably have other compensations to make it more liveable for people afraid to go out in a storm in their 2004-model electrically-wired raincoat unless it has a lightning rod, too. Race horses that you lay 52 on will probably be guarantoerl to run on wheels instead of t h e i r knees. Paychecks will he of rubber and stretch enough to pay ail bills, i n I \ ' i u ( i i i l ^ ; l i i t , ' ul'ic ! J L - j u r i i u i o IiOV. j atom-powered helicopter. Golf will have all its temper-fraying uncertainties removed, as it will be 1 played w i t h balls equipped w i t h I b u i l t - i n radar that always assure j a hole-in-one average. Oh, the f u t u r e will have its acl- | vantages, and our antiseptic pro! seny w i l l probably onjov it. But | wo'il stick w i t h the d i r t y old germ- I bit world of today. The hardest. t h i n g about any l i f e is getting used to it- and we're used to this one. School Girls Trained in Planning Meals CLIFTON SPRINGS---The high sciiool girls unaer me supt-rvisiou i er, mrs. wneta, around the topics related to food, its growth, distribution and correct use. Not only did t h i s project make I lie graders breakfast, conscious, but also, according to Miss Mac- A n i f f , -provided a valuable basis for learning experiences in regular subjects, as well as diet and social conduct. As home economics teach- of Mrs. Donald W h e a t , home economics teacher, have provided instruction for f o u r t h graders in balanced diet, table e t k m c i l r , health and other related topics. The home economic gals used a vitamin play, posters, breakfast. games, movies on the growth and preparation of f r u i t s and foods, and a play put on by t h e f o u r t h graders. Within- the two week's period devoted to -thi? project. Miss Katherine MacAniff. f o u r t h grade teacher, planned a correlated program of social studies, spelling, English, and other grade subjects sample and decide which is best) satisfied the coffee association that this last method of brewing coffee gives coffee of superior flavor ?nd aroma 'there? t h e v :;o again w i t h the aroma*. Who am I to -quarrel with experts? Before I hop back in my buggy I must pass along a method of brewing coffee that seems unique and worthy of careful consideration. Reader A. L. B. describes it: "I put 8 cupfuls of water in our pressure cooker and 8 dessertspoonfuls of good coffee, seal tht. cooker, put it on the fire, and when the pressure readies 15 pouna- per square inch--in about ten minutes--T turn off the flame, let the pressure go down to atmosphere about 5 minutes), t h e n open the cooker--and there in golden perfection is coffee. Not an iota of aroma has escaped in the- brew. Maybe the pressure cooker people should turn out a special coffee maker with a pouring flap to open for pouring. By teaching people how to make better coffee you are making life easier and pleasanter for a lot of us who never knew how good coffee can be, until you taught us." It sounds to me as though A. ^. B. has something ther*. But T merely pass the idea alpng--I do his. A. Gustav Wind .says he had j to wait too long this morning and thought .he had better motor on foot to avoid being late for work. Four Cananrt'-iguans have filed applications with City Clerk Burrell T. Cappon to try the civil service examination for chief of police. They are Acting Chief John Mulligan. Assistant Chief Thomas Kinsella, Gordon Hayes. and James W. Park. In response ?o the Inquiring Kc- porter's question. "What is your favorite outdoor sport," Noble C. Miller. * Canandaigua. replied, "Playing gnlf with red halls," and from Howard Mansfield came, "Working has to br my f ; i \ o r i t f sport." ! Fifty Years ARO j \Vi-i-h of January fi, IS9X From the Canandaigua produce j market came t h e following q u o t a - i lions: Chickens, dressed, He p e r i p o u n d : turkeys, lie per pound; I potatoes, 60 c per bushel; beef, dressed per pound, T'.^c; eggs, 20e per dozen, and butter, 21c a pound. At the Grand Opera House managed by S. C. McKechnie was the Irish comedy, "McNulty's-Visit" staring Ferguson and Emerick. Prices were 25, 35, and 50 cents. Higher prices for wheat, apples, and potatoes, caused by a general scarcity, evidently have benefited Ontario county farmers. Charles Michelson, Former Democratic Press Agent, Dies WASHINGTON. /?· - Charles Michelson, 79. newspaperman and former p u b l i c i t y director of t h e Democratic national committee, died today. He had been ill and confined for months to his apa'rtment where he died. Michelson, veteran political writer, took over as Democratic press agent in 1929 and held the post ft.y 13 years. In lO^O lie promoted a t h i r d !%.·,-o fn,- F v n n k l i n I 1 . K" se»'f!' t h e firs' ever given a president. St. Vincent's Plans Casserole Supper St. Vincent de Paul society, at a sewing meeting in KC hall yesterday afternoon, made .plans for a casserole supper in St. Mary's church hall Tuesday, Jan. 20, at fi:30 p.m., to replace the Jan, 21 meeting. There will be a speaker. Mrs. Beveridge D. Means was appointed chairman of arrangements, to be assisted by Mrs. Leo Gcnecco as dining room chairman and Mrs. Earl May, in charge of the kitchen. ity has provided a learning and teaching experience for the girls that is very valuable to the course i as well as to the girls individually j from a guidance standpoint. Baked Ham Supper and Dance Saturday, Jan. 10 Admission «$1.00 Supper 6 to 8 'Bristol Valley Grange Baptist Hill CLEVER DECEIVERS MATERNITY FASHIONS You might as well rnju.v thr happiest days of your life-cleverly tailored, adjustable waist--dainty details you'll enjoy wearing anywhere-prints ansl solid colors in a good selection of styles. Sizes 9 to 1H. RENGO MATERNITY CORSET $Q98 IUNITYI1 U.S. Gov'f. surplus 5 BUCKLE ARCTICS MENS RUBBERS Cni'Jrens RED TOP BOOTS Girls' BLOCK BUSTERS Broken Silts o' WOMENS SHOES Children's TWO SNAP ARCTICS BEDROOM SLIPPERS Odds i En* I'oV'fl Sit*l V.lurt

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