The Bakersfield Californian from Bakersfield, California on September 14, 1944 · Page 2
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n •a civilian war flow continuous the broad and at home Directing America's fronts necessities to 21 AM 0 I'D II I THE RAILROADS ARE THE BACKBONE OF OFFENSE tISTIN fO "TOUR AMERICA" ON YOUI FAVORITI N. B. C. STATION IVIRY SATURDAY 2 P. M. PACIFIC WAR TIME HUNTERS WARNED ON FIRE SAFETY DEER SEASON WILL OPEN SEPTEMBER 16 With tin? opening of door season on September Ifi, a large number of hunters are expected to pursue the wily buck within the Sequoia National forest. Forest rangers report that bucks appear to be as plentiful as in past years. The fire situation this season Is critical due to the recent adverse weather conditions and the shortage of fire fighting personnel. Often at this season of the year fires that start are charged to hunters. This is not a true statement, as hunters as a class of forest users are very careful. I,nst season one serious fire occurred in the Hume lake district of the Sequoia National forest, which was caused by hunters. A camp fire permit should be obtained from the nearest ranger or guard station before building a fire. AH hunters are requested to be on the lookout for tracer ammunition that may bo used by inexperienced or careless hunters. Such ammunition is prohibited on national forest lands. Since men arc scarce for fire fighting, it will again be, necessary to use hunters to fight fires if they are in the area where a fire occurs. It is hoped that this will not be necessary. However, a hunter's best insurance against a disruption of his him tine: trip is to use extra care with fire and insist that other members of his party do likewise. Legion Will Discuss Postwar Problems Topics associated "wiih post war problems will be features of the regular weekly session of'Frank S. Reynolds T'ost, American Lotion, to be held this evoninK in Legion hall, according to Commander Frederick K. Hoar. Miss Helen Hurt, under the auspices of the American Association of University Wo:nen, will give the members a preview of the forum to be held at "Washington School auditorium, September i!8, on the topic, "America's Postwar Adjustment." C. Li. Tomerlin, member of the post and proprietor of Bakersficld Inn, will address the membership on the subject, "Postwar Foreign Relations." MANY NEVER SUSPECT CAUSE OF BACKACHES This Old Treatment Often Brings Happy Relief Many eufferera relieve nagging backache quickly, once they discover that the real oauM of their trouble may be tired kidneys. The kidneys are Nature's chief way of taking the excess acids and waste out of the blood. A'hey help moat people pass about3 pints a day. When disorder of kidney function permits poisonous matter to remain in your blood, it may cause nagging backache, rheumatic pains, leg pains/loss of pep and energy, getting up nights, swelling, puffiness under the eyes, headaches and dleiinesa. Frequent or Beauty passages with smarting and burning •orrtetimes snows there is something wrong with your kidneys or bladder. Don't wait! Ask you* druggist for Doan's Fills, used successfully by millions for over 40 years. They give happy relief and will help the Questions on Use of Blue Tokens Answered by OP A Following are the questions and answers released by the Fresno district OPA office today to explain how and why blue ration tokens will be retired on September 30: j 1. Why are blue ration tokens being retired? A. Because, after September in, they will not be needed as ration change. 2. Why won't change be needed? A. Because all processed food point values will be in multiples of 10, such as 10, 20, 30, calling for 1, 2 or 3 10-point blue stamps. 3. How is this possible when, in the past, point values seldom were in multiples of 10? A. Because the number of processed foods with point values after September 16 will be relatively small, and because fewer container sizes are being used than formerly. 4. What should 7 do with my blue, tokens? A. Use them P.S quickly as you can. You won't be able to get processed foods with them after September 30. 5. Jf I have until September 30 to get rid of them, why should 1 use the-ai right now? A. Because between September 17 and September ;?0, you can use tokens only in multiples of 10. However, until September 17, you can use tokens in odd numbers. 6. How may I use tckens between September 17 and September 30? A. Only in units of 10. 7. What if I don't have 10 blue tokens, will I lose the use of those I have? A. No. OPA doesn't want anyone to lose points, so it lias provided that you may pool fewer than 10 tokens with a neighbor so as to make an even 10 tokens. 8. Suppose I buy an item worth To a Machinist with "know how" If you figure you know your stuff and want a chance to show it . . . want to work with men who take pride in their lob ... if you figure a permanent company is your kind of company, then this is your nd. Here at Southern Pacific, we want men of vour type to work in our big railroad shops or roundhouses ... to help rebuild and repair locomotives and other railroad equipment. We think you'll like railroading . . like seeing a locomotive (that you worked on) go out and do a 1on pulling war freights or troop trains. And like the men you work with—the kind of fellows you'll want to have drop around to the house. New. hieher railroad wnges. Liberal age limits. Medical service. Fine pension plan. Railronrl pnss privileges. All the things that mnke this a really good 1ob. See or Write B. W. MITCHELL S. P. Station. BakersHeld or Vour Nearest S. P. Agent 16 points on Saturday night, September 1«, and give the grocer two 10-point stamps. Can I use the four blue tokens he gives me as change la t e r ? A. Yes, if you pool them with someone else to make an even 10. 9. Why can't red tokens be retired too? A. AVe still need red tokens because butchers can't cut meat In even pounds each time they serve you. Cuts of meat can't be standardized like cans of vegetables or fruit. 10. What will become of blue tokens after September 30? A. They will find their way through ration banking channels to eight centers where they will be stored. SI SANNA HALL CIIAPTKlt Susanna Hall Chapter of the Shakespeare Study Club, opens Its new season Friday at 1:30 p. m. at the homo of Mrs. C. T. AVachob, -113 Parkway. Miss Anna Jose will lend the discussion. Cousin of Pershing Celebrates Birthday A fifth coiiBin of the famed Grn- oral John .1. Pershing celebrated his fifth birthday anniversary here yesterday while the general observed* his eighty-fourth birthday annIvor- . sary. The 5-year-old is Htirold Tarr, pun of Mr. and Mrs. Walton Tarr, I'll Crawford street. Harold's Kroatgrunrimothcr, the lale Mrs. M. E. Munden, of this city, was the general's second cousin. General Pershing, who was commander-in-chief of the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I, is now iu the Walter Reed hospital, On Thursday of last week "From the Files of The Californtan" under Twenty Years Ago appeared the following article: "General Pershing's yearly salary of $13,500 will not stop when he ror tires this month. His allowance which total $8000 in addition, will 1)G CUt Off." WMIM UftOIST HUM AT Ml t *'/ can lick the guy who titters about me running a beauty parlor,"says Mr. Hopper M AYBE BEAUTY i» only skin deep for humans. . .but that don't follow for cars/ 'opinesChet Hopper. Chet, who is a Gilmore Independent Dealer, figures that anyone who will keep his car looking spic and span will keep all moving parts in the same fine condition. So he's super-man jobof car polishing. Got so good, in fact, folks for miles around talk about Chefs beauty treatments. Chet is like a lot of friendly Gilmore Independent Dealers. They are chaps with years .of know-how experience .. . experts who know how to keep your car acting and look- been concentrating on doing a ing young! 15 miles of kidn-jy tubes flush out poisonous waate from your blood. Get Doons Fills. WH WILL PAY IT'S A BRAND NEW IDEA... THE WINN SPORT SHIRT This is the forerunner of a new trend in sport shirts It stems from the battle jacket you've seen pictured on some of our leading allied generals. Because of its new and practical design it is equally trim and handsome worn tucked in, or bloused out... with or without a tie. For golf, tennis, bowling or any place you'd wear a sport shirt. In handsome rayon twill 10.00 A3 WITH A TIE *— ^"^ % ^ INKER AS A BLOUSED OUTER AS AN OUTER FRESNO AND BAKERSFIELD UN ILLS? 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