The Ottawa Herald from Ottawa, Kansas on April 1, 1963 · Page 9
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Please, Mom, No Crackers CARTHAGE, Mo. (AP)-"M«n, I don't think I ever want to see another graham cracker." Michael Randall of Joplin, Mo., summed up the feelings of 822 hungry Boy Scouts who stumbled out of a Civil Defense shelter early Sunday after a 36-hour survival test. The boys were supposed to live on CD survival crackers, but there weren't enough of those, so graham crackers were issued — eight to a meal, with only a few swigs of water to wash them own. Ronnie Hailey, 11, Joplin, was asked what he got out of the test. "A weak stomach," he replied. Randall entered the shelter Fri day as an 11-year-old, and came out a 12-year-old. Sunday was his birthday. "Boy, what I'm going to do to that cake mother will have for me at home," he exclaimed. The designated shelter, the un HOUSE PAGES — Barbara Johnson (left) and Martha Coffman, 11-year-old Ottawa sixth graders, are serving as pages in the Kansas House of Representatives today and tomorrow, on an invitation from Wayne Angell, representative from Ottawa. Barbara, who attends Garfield School, is daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David E. Johnson, 409 E. 15th. Martha, daughter of District Judge and Mrs. Floyd H. Coffman, West 15th, attends Eugene Field School. (Herald Photo) finished basement of Our Lady of Ozarks College, could hold only half the boys who showed up from Southwest Missouri and Southeast* K ansas > so the others were locked up in the gymnasium. During the test the boys earned merit badges in first aid, and ook courses in radiological moni- oring and communications, R. S. Currcy, a scout executive, said some boys asked when the ext test will be. "They now know the value of lis training in case we should become involved in a thermonuclear attack," Currey said. A Dirty Job For A Girl ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) Tricky Catherine O'Connor, a second grader at St. Francis School here, figures she has until the third grade to hit paydirt. The blonde, blue-eyed 7-year-old has been trying to collect soil samples from the 50 states—but her rate of success seems to indicate that collecting dirt, a Don't Know Who Quit This Job JERUSALEM, Israeli Sector (AP)-Israel's long-time security chief has quit, apparently in a dispute with Premier David Ben- Gurion over what to do about German rocket scientists working for the United Arab Republic. Informed sources said Ben-Gurion objected to attempts to dictate- foreign policy 'by the» cloak and dagger boss whose name still is concealed by rigid security precautions. The premier also reportedly opposed direct action tactics against the German scientists along the lines of the kidnaping of Adolf Eidimann from Argentina. The security chief engineered that, and it had international repercussions. Two alleged Israeli agents were arrested in Switzerland last month and accused of conspiring to kidnap a German missile scientist employed by the U.A.R. The independent Jerusalem Post said Ben-Gurion did not agree with attacks in the Israeli press on the West German government for not preventing the employment of its nationals in U.A.R. arms plants. The premier held the security chief responsible for the press campaign, the Post said. natural talent in boys, is hard work for a girl. As part of a school science project, she wrote chambers of commerce in the largest city in each state for soil samples. "I just need a little bit. About a tablespoon full,' she wrote laboriously—writing is still a new thing with her. Her father, Dr Gerald A. O'Connor, a physician at St. Joseph Hospital and a professor at the University of Michigan, had 50 copies of the letter made after he saw how much time the first one took. She got an immediate response —but not much dirt. Letters in reply contained Confederate money from Charlotte, N.C., brochures on gambling in Las Vegas, and living in Minneapolis, letters of sympa best in her class—despite the fact hat it contained soil samples from mly 13 states and an explanation or the missing 37. thy and promotional pamphlets. Her science project was judged Tractor Tire Vulcanizing Foster Farm Service GILLILAND'S Recapping - Vulcanizing Rt 4. Ottawa Ph Centropolis ACKACHI& iuwr 21, common Kidney or Bladder Ir riutlons select twice M m»n» woman M men and may make you tense and nervou« from too frequent, burnlni or Itch ng urination both day and night. Secondarily, you may lose sleep and suffer irpm Headaches, Backache and feel old, MrjiLS?: pressed. In such Irritation, OYSTEX usually brings fast, relaxing comfort by curbing Irritating germs In strong, acid urine and by analgetic Pain relief. Get OYflTBX at druggists. Fed better fast. 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