The Bakersfield Californian from Bakersfield, California on October 5, 1944 · Page 4
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4 Thursdoy, October 5, 1944 fflic Hafarrgfiflb Calif or man \\ARDS ... a good store for men who want Rood clothes |>-v-^5j5*« »-^!3P*>BJ»—««B«»^ ••bM~«*MV Fi T opcoat 2275 • Rich, warm herringbone weaves • Distinctive styling • Masterful tailoring Maximum warmth—that's the quality you expecf from a topcoat i . . but you want it to be handsomely styled and care- fully tailored, tool And you want as good a topcoat value as you can get for your moneyl The topcoat you want is right here at Wards ... in one of the smartest as- sortments of fabrics, weaves and colors ever assembled! No charge for alterations on Wards topcoats Buy your topcoat on Ward's Convenient Monthly Payment Plan M ontgomery Ward Twenty-fifth and Chester Phone 7-7871 L "Where parking Is Easier" MONTGOMERY WARD I WEAR WARDS FAMOUS La Salle Xi FOR THAT FRIE SY FEELING plus shoe ration stamp Yes sir, La Salles suit me to a T! Real free and easy comfort, good for plenty of service! Why? Because they're made to Wards better quality standards! Handsome too! Custom, wing tip or plain toe . . all at one low price .. and that counts a'lot with me! Brown plain toe oxford . ; : correct for any occasion. Brown grain wing tip, if you wont a rugged sport shoe. Quality shots for the entire family in Wards Complete Shot Department Black custom to* for dress and business. Twenty-fifth and Chester Phone 7-7871 "Where Parking Is Easier" MONTGOMERY WARD e smart in oolens MAKE BEAUTIFUL CLOTHES FROM THESE BEAUTIFUL FABRICS! Come in and see our wonderful wools and wool rayonsl All /he fabrics you want for new c/orhei you wantl Warm suitings and Fall coatings! Lovely dress materialsl Classic and novelty weaves! In beautiful colors! At attractive prices! 54" wide. SIMPLICITY PATTERNS I5c and 25e ontgomery Twenty-fifth and Chester Phone 7-7871 Ward "Where Parking Is Easier" Gruesome Remains of 2800 Victims of Nazis Viewed Uy MEYER TALLINN', Estonia, Oct. 4. (De- yed) (UP) —In a wooded Klen about -o miles southwest of here I've just seen the gruesome remnants of some _'8»0 men, women mid children who were shot and then burned—both liv- and dead—by the fleeing Nazis on September 19. I have seen many German atrocities in Russia. But it would take the talent of Edgar Allen Poo to picture the horrors of the little woods near the neat and peaceful village of Clooga. American and British correspondents taken to the scene by Soviet authorities agreed that it was almost impossible to conceive of human be- inffs perpetrating such crimes. Meet 85 Survivors What was shown us was the roasted remains of about L'SOO bodies and about 70 others which the (lor- mans did not have time to burn. We also met 85 survivors o£ the massacre. At one site in the Clooga camp there lay hundreds of bodies burned black as cinders. At another point stood three great pyres upon which ie Germans had burned many of the bodies. Some bodies were still frozen in convulsive horror and some handleas arms still lifted to the sky in supplication. The Clooga camp was one of 1!) in Estonia operated by the Todt labor organization and policed by the Gestapo. Most prisoners in the camps were remnants of the Jewish yhcttos in HANDLER Wono and other east European [ cities. '• AVe rode to Clooga in two buses, j traveling through rich farmlands I with fine gabled bouses of sumo or | wood. It is pleasant country and i our road lay parallel to the-coast not far from the Gulf of Finland. The Clooga camp was n group of stone buildings, surrounded by barbwire. As we approached we eaw two long rows of bodies in front of the main building. There are about 50 in all, including one infant. Ail had been killed with heavy caliber ammunition. Some must have been shot with the muzzle at their skulls because many of the heads had been shattered by the explosion. Inside the building there were more bodies sprawled near the door, evidently shot as they tried to escape. In the rooms were tiers of blinks where men and women lay In their own dried blood. Survivors told us German tommy- gunners went from room to room, shooting down the prisoners, (JOT HIS GOAT MISSOULA, Mont., Oct. 5. (&)•— The goat had butted every kid in the neighborhood, so the law was called in. The officer ftgurod the best way to catch the goat was from the rear, so he tiptoed aroun-1 the corner of the garage. But the goat had the same idea. The cop now feels sorry for himself in the same place the youngsters did Huge Floral Cross to. Adorn Aimee's Tomb T.OS ANGELES, Oct. 5. UP)— The floral cross on Almce Scruple Ms. I'hernon's tomb in Forest Lawn, Clendalc, will bo, her followers say, the larne.st ever const meted here. Two carloads of flowers, most of Ilicni white, will form a cross 2TiO feet wide and (100 feet IOIIR. Many of the flowers have been sent from the farl'luiiK churches of Aimee's Kour Square (iospel organization. The evangelist's body will be taken to Forest Lawn after the funeral service next Monday afternoon. It will lie In state at har church, the Anselus Temple, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. There will he a 150-. oice choir and a band of 50 pieces at the funeral service. Special Pacific Electric trains will be run from the temple to Forest Lawn for the graveside ritea. SLIC'K SALVAGE NK\V YORK, Oct. 5. GfK -To El-case the skids for the Axis, "l'^H,- iiOO.000 pounds oC used cook-lng fiit have been collected by civilians, (he American Fat Salvage Committee, Inc., reports. The armed forces have added another 122,900,000 pounds. home remedy for relieving miseries of children's colds. ICKS VAPORUB MONTGOMERY WARD PURE WOOL WITH A LABEL YOU KNOW YOU CAN DEPEND ON! Isn't if satisfying to find a sweater you can slip into and know it looks right and will wear for seasons? That's how every woman feels when she buys a Carol Brent. They're so soft, so beautifully woven they please the most exacting. And they come In slipover and cardigan styles in six colors. Sizes 34-40. .ontgomery Twenty-fifth and Chester Phone 7-7871 "Where Parking Is Easier" -'•

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