The Bakersfield Californian from Bakersfield, California on October 10, 1944 · Page 6
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5 Tuesday, October 10, 1944 SEE and Meet Lieutenant Governor FRED HOUSER Candidate for U. S. SENATOR TOMORROW in His County-Wide Trip Through Kern County TIME and PLACE DELANO / Hotel Kern--7:45 A. M. ""' WASCO 10 A. M. SHAFTER 11 A. M. TAFT Hotel Taft—12 Noon ARVIN 4 to 5 P. M. BAKERSFIELD JEFFERSON PARK (East Bahersfielcl) 7:15 P. M. PUBLIC INVITED SHARING By MAE Miiylio it is because it Is wartime that people generally want something to stimulate the foeliiiK of the ci-rtalnties of existence that art is» Vifing .so warmly re-reived in Bakcrsficld. llayhn the groups that visited the now Baker.sfielcl Art Association headquarters In the Stoncr building Sunday were migmcntod by newcomers from other areas more- fortunate in having arp galleries as a part of thc.ir heritage and wero glad to find one here. Whatever the reason, there could lie no doubt of the real enthusiasm and interest in the exhibit of Alexandra Hradshaw's pictures .Sunday. The display will lie open again to tin: public on Tuesday and Thursday evenings and there will lie private showings to interested groups during the week. It is fortunate that the first one-man .show of the art gallery should possess the outstanding merit that is basic in the work of -Miss liradshaw. Her medium is watorculor ana the sparkling quality of a. great number of the pictures has been seemingly dictated by the artist's own affinity for the ocean, shore coves, rocks, waves, foam and sunlight. Most of the pictures are scenes captured close to her own home at Laguna, but she also appreciates the subtle moods of the San Jon- quin valley, too. Of the latter, are "New Green," "I'each Orchard" and others. The inhabitable ocean of bathers, the playful and rhythmic -surge of the sea. as • those, who sit. and watch waves come to Know it. the warm In of SAlNDEHS tawny, sunlit sand for sun bathers, are sonic of the.' mood.s translated by Hie artist. Her clarity and subtlety with the brush are matched with a fluency of style that provide spontaneity and a jny that Is truly communicative to the spectator. It takes rare skill on the part of the artist to shaty a.s fully as this with the beholder those meditative, fanciful and refreshing flashes of .seaside experience. Her studies made ill .Mexico were pleasant, too, but a little less iin- bueil willi the integral enchantment nf experience that her sea scenes possess. It is hniieil that the Art Association can keep a flow of exhibits coining to the nailery, Organi/.a- tious such as ilie .\meriraii Association of I'nivcrsily Women, the Woman's Club and oilier groups that initiate exhibits can share I bein with I lie community by helping to pass them also to the Art Association. Mrs. W. I). 'Cleinpell is in charge c>: tin- exhibition. Charles .Smith, president of.the Art Association, and Mrs. Smith received the visitors on Sunday at the exhibit and they indicated that outside exhibitions will be one of the settled policies of the organization. Here's hoping that the association will back the beginning of a permanent art (ullection for Haker.-Tield by :naking wise purchases from time to time. Practically all sncb associations do have ibis as one of their basic functions ami I be local group can <lo much to foster interest by gelling sncb a permanent colleciioii launched. W. C. T. U. Opens Annual Convention in Redlands "Woman's Christian Temperance Union of southern California,, opening Its sixty-second annual convention at the First Methodist Church in Redlands today, will stress education, youth and children's work. Highlighting the convention ban- uet, which will be hold Wednesday at 0:30 p. m. at the Redlands First Baptist Church, will be Stanley Hutton, who will address the more than IfiOO delegates and visitors on the i subject, "liaising the Rising Generation." Mr. Sutton is commissioner of the Juvenile Court of Los Angeles. Another feature of the banquet program will be "Night Letter," greetings from the mayor, city conn- tllmon, chief of police, superintendent of schools, dean of Redlands University, president of the Parent- Teacher's Association council, presi- MANY NEVER SUSPECT CAUSE OF BACKACHES This Old Treatment Often Brings Happy Relief Many sufferers relieve Banning backaehi quickly, once they discover that the real causa of their trouble may be tired kidneys. The kidneys are Nature'* chief way of taking the exccsa ncuia and waste out of the blood. They help most people pass about3 pints a day. When disorder of kidney function permits poisonous matter to remain in your blood, it may cause nagging backache, rheuniutio pains, leg pains, loss of pep and energy, getting up nights, swelling, pufTmess under the eyes, headaches and dizziness. Frequent or scanty passages with sunirting and burning sometimes shows there is something wrong with your kidneys or bladder. Don't wait! Ask your druggist for Doan's Pills, used successfully by millions for over 40 yours. They give happy relief and will help the 15 miles of kidmy tubes Hush out poisonous waste from your blood. Cot Demos Tills. dent of I he church council, and president of the Contemporary Club. The convention opened at .1:15 p. m. today, alter a morning session devoted to meetings of the hoard of directors, official board and executive committee of the organization. The convent ion theme song will be, "Faith Is the Victory," which will also be the subject of the annual address of the state president. Mrs. 'Lena Marie Bratlon, at the evening meeting tonight. At -1 p. in. today and Wednesday there will be conferences covering all the departments of the organization. Convention hostesses are the San liernardino county union, and the Kedlaud's union. A pagonat entitled, "Lines of Light for Times Like These." will be; presented at tonight's session, which will be held in the Redland's Bowl. Mrs. Anna M. Runck will direct the pageant. Klection of officers was held this morning with Mrs. Hratton presiding. Local Bank Official Transferred to Ukiah Law Ion Borgwardt. assistant cashier of tlip Bank of America, has been transferred to Ukiah, according to an announcement made today by A. C. Ditnon, vice-president and manager of the Bakersfield brunch. The move represents a promotion for Mr. Borgwardt, as lie will be the second ranking officer at the Ukiah branch. In his new location, Mr. Borgwardt will lie associated with Floyd Riley, formerly assistant manager and operations officer for Bakersfield, who Is now assistant branch supervisor. :X th ouse f * the Rf&HT loan add up to SATISFACT/ON Juying a home? Then remember these two important points. First, the house should be selected with an eye to present and probable future family needs. Second, your home loan should be arranged to "fit" your present and probable future personal budget. The two add up to long-term satisfaction. Thousands of home buyers make sure that their loan is RIGHT by arranging it at this bank Here you receive every considera- tion from men who value your friendship and goodwill. . . men who are here every banking day to assist you. You avoid the some distant For years this bank has made real estate loans (including loans insured by FHAl on all types of improved property ...homes, flats, apartments, stores, industrial and other buildings, and on farm and range lands. Here you cnay arrange a loan that is best NOTf TO RE A L TORS -- At Iriu (unit X o,, «,-,// fm<* u < ooper uf.ve; of America AWX'IA'I !< FIRE MAY Ll'KK IN HIDDEN CORNER—There may be a fire in your house right now. Here is a chart by which you can check the danger points to make sure thaj the flames will not break out upon you in the night when the family is absent or unaware. These handbills are being distributed today and tomorrow by BakersCield city school children. Look these points over in your own homo: 1, Chimney poorly i constructed. -. Rubbish in attic. !!. No fire stops. 4. Soot in chimney. 5. Aerial not grounded and no lightning arrester, ti. Combustible roof. 7. Electric iron left attached. 8. Leaking gas stove. 9. darage attached to house without fireproof ing. 10. Door not metal sheathed or tight fitting. 11. Improper cord extension. 12. No vent in garage to let fumes escape. 13. Gasoline kept in building. 14. Rubbish in cellar. 15. Clothes hung on electric wire. 16. Wooden barrel for hot ashes. 17. Unprotected furnace pipe. 18. Joists next to chimney. 19. Defective furnace pipe. 20. Kerosene near fire. 21. Stove pipe without collar. 23. Possibility of asphyxiation in bath. 24. Wooden lath walls. '2~>, No insulation of fireplace hearth and no screen. 26. Bad electrical appliance and no insulation. 27. Matches in reach of children. 28. Overloaded circuit and improper fuses or substitutes. 20. No metal container for storing oily rags. 30. Searching gas leaks with match. 31. Lack of ceiling of cement on metal lath from one foundation to other. Lost Hills Sergeant Tells of "Escape" Staff Sergeant Charles E. Kelley, 27, whose parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. 1-1. Kelley, reside in Lost Hills, was a tail gunner of a Flying Fortress in an attack on Ploesti, Rumania, last June 23, when crew members were forced to hit the silk after their craft had been severely damaged in a battle that had carried them over Bulgaria. Kelley and his six companions landed near a Bulgarian village where they were- apprehended by Bulgarian soldiers and then taken to a temporary prison in Sofia, later to be transferred to a permanent camp ,SO miles from the Bulgar-Ru- inanlan border. Their meager fare consisted of a. loaf of bread, two bowls of cabbage soup a day and beans. "Keeping up with the news was pretty difficult," said K<?lley. "Our only source of news was the Bulgarian papers, one-page affairs, that were -smuggled in every day. The Bulgars thought the Germans were winning the war on the western front and that the robot bomb was wiping England off the map." When the. Bulgarians read leaflets dropped by Russian bombers telling of advancing Red armies, they opened the prison gates and told Sergeant Kelley and his companions to leave. Boarding a train they made for the Turkish border, across that country into Syria and thence to Cairo where they were picked up by plane and flown to Italy. FRATERNAL D. of V. Meeting Elizabeth N Call Tent No. 13, baughters of Union Civil War Veterans, will meet Thursday at 8 p. m. in Memorial hall to hear a report by Mrs. AVinifred Ketchem and Mrs. Sadie Williams on a department meeting in Los Angeles Tuesday. Mrs. Williams will preside. Lavender Club Wednesday Hurlbut Lavender Club will meet Wednesday from 10 a. m. to 4 p. m. in Memorial hall, with the following committee in charge. Mesdames Clara Ingraham, Louise Burnham, and Sadie Williams. Members are requested to bring their own lunch as the kitchen is reported to be under repair. Nurses Aides Hear Dr. Juliet Thorner Practicing nurses' aides convened for their first meeting of the fall season Friday evening at Bakersfield Inn to hear a discussion of pediatrics by Dr. Juliet Thorner. president of the group. Miss Lillle Wray Fletcher presided. On the agenda for the next meeting, December 0, is the election of new officers. The nurses' aides class scheduled to start October ID has been postponed since several of the applicants withdrew because of illness, or have left Bakersfield, according to Mrs. Eleanor MacDonald, chairman of the nurses' aides committee. Applications are still being accepted at the Red Cross office. JHO-I M street. Xew starting date will be announced shortly. Fire Prevention Chief Urges Check of "Danger Spots" Any householder who wants to protect himself „ and his family against the dangers of fire may do so by checking his own premises for danger spots, according to Captain Harry Long, head of the fire prevention bureau. Today drills were carried on in city schools and children began their part in the big city-wide cleanup program. Business districts will be transvcrsed by city sanitation trucks to pick up all extraneous rubbish today, tomorrow and Thursday, while the big cleanup of residential districts will be made on Thursday. As fire is costly and destroys materials vital to the war effort, every home owner is asked to take this precaution. Just to provide one additional home for a family burned out by fire dips Into needed essential materials for other purposes. Destruction of warehouses, lumber, materials of any sort hinder the war and every citizen can contribute time and effort by checking his own premises to remove fire hazards, Captain Long urged today. All street and sanitation equipment is co-operating in the big local campaign. Persons may burn rubbish on lots until 5 p. m. through this week, according to Fire Chief E. E. Woods. COMMUNICATIONS BREAK STOCKHOLM, Oct. 10. OB—The break in telephone communications between Berlin and Stockholm now has lasted 48 hours, without explanation. Lions Official Will , Tour Kerr^County ' Mart A. Hicks of Stockton, distrfet governor of district 4C, Lions International, will make an extended visit to Lions clubs in Kern county this week (October 9-14), according to Arthur Windmueller, president of of the Oildale Lions Club»and depuftr district representative of district 4C. Mr. Hicks will visit the Arvin club for the luncheon meeting on Tuesday and the Oildale club on Tuesday evening. On Wednesday he will speak at the Bakersfield club, and on Friday, the district governor will attend the meeting of the Wasco club. A zone meeting of all clubs in zone 2, southern region, will be held Thursday at Buttonwillow. M*. Hicks will attend this session, accompanied by Mr. Windmueller, who will act as personal host to the Lions offpiial. . FAILS TO GET IX RACE CARSON CITY, A'ev., Oct. 10. (JP> Richard G. Harris, Knoxville, Term., twice has been denied his demand to get his name on the Nevada ballot as independent candidate for president of the Unied States, Secretary of State Malcolm McEachin said today. Asthma Mucus LoosenedFirslDay For Thousands of Sufferers If choking, gasping, wheezing, recurring attacks of Bronchial Asthma rob you of sleep and energy, accept this liberal trial offer. Oet Mendoco, a doctor's prescription, from your druggist: take exactly as directed and see for yourself how quickly It usually helps loosen and remove thick strangling mucus, thus promoting freer breathing and refreshing sleep. You DC the Judge. Unless delighted and entirely satisfied with results, simply return the empty package and your money back Is guaranteed. Don't suffer another night without trying guaranteed Mtndaco— only 60c at druggists today. PILES? I Drop Everything 1 for this Amazing Way! 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And they're in sizes to lit every figure. 10 to 20, 38 to 46. Suits From $22.50 Coats From $19.95 FASHIONS MAIN FLOOR Weill's Toy Shop IS Open Our new shipments of toys have arrived. Included in the wide selection are wooden army tanks, jeeps, dolls, mechanical toys, cuddly soft animals, wagons, blocks, games of all kinds and everything to please the children for Christmas. Make Your Selections Early While Stocks Are Complete TOY SHO]P BASEMENT

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