The Bakersfield Californian from Bakersfield, California on October 20, 1944 · Page 3
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NEW TRUCK FUEL RULINGJLATED OPA WILL HANDLE TEMPORARY INCREASES Full responsibility for handling temporary increases in farm motor truck fuel allotments for quarterly periods or less has bipen given the Office of Price Administration. The Office of Defense Transportation will retain responsibility for permanent changes, Bernard Sasia, chairman of the Kern County Farm Transportation Committee, announced today. Mr. Sasia said that the CFTC will co-operate with the OPA and ODT by continuing to make recommendations for farm truck gasoline i rations. Requests for changes of a permanent nature in motor fuel allotments will he made on a revised form Xo. CWX-1. However, OPA will use its own form, OPA-4-597, for applications for temporary or emergency supplies, the chairman explained. ^Jn explaining how the new procedure will operate. Mr. Sasia said that ODT's present certifications will remain in effect except where an application for a permanent change in allotment is approved by ODT. The only reason a certificate will be corrected is a permanent change in motor fuel allotment or a new operation, Chairman Sasia declared. He pointed out that OPA will determine and issue all temporary allotments for motor fuel for one quarter or less, and appeals by farm truck operators will be filed with the new agency, which issued the allotment previously. Warning! WATCH OUT FOR SNIFFIY ^ Head Colds Head colds can cause much suffering. Don't suffer needlessly. Just put a little Va-tro-nol up each nostril. Relieves eneezy, stuffy distress. Also helps prevent many colds from developing If used in time! Try It. Pollow directions in iolder. Works fine! VICKSVATRONOL A FEW DROPS quickly relieve distress FALSE TEETH That Loosen Need Not Embarrass Many wearers of false teeth have suffered real embarrassment because their plate dropped, slipped or wabbled nt lust the wrong time. Do not live In fear of this happening to you. .lust sprinkle a little FASTEETH, the alkaline (non-acid) powder, on your plates. Holds false teeth more firmly, so they foel more comfortable. Does not sour. Checks "plate odor" (denture breath). Get FASTEETH at any drug store. —Adv. RMSHK WuptrfltM fxternolly Caused • RELIEVE the stinging itch—a'lay • irritation, and thus quicken healing Begin to use soothing Besinol today. RBSINOL HEAR YE —The first woman to hold such job, Miss Lucille Lomen, 24, formerly of Seattle, Wash., has been named law clerk in the United States Supreme Court, serving in the office of Associate Justice William O. Douglas at Washington, D. C. 19 Killed, 100 Hurt in Palermo Riot HOME, Oct. 20. <UR—Nineteen persons wore killed and more than 100 wounded in a riot at Palermo, Sicily, described officially as touched off by a. "seditious manifestation," it was announced today. Nine Italian soldiers were wounded in an exchange of Runfjre when they tried to break up the demonstration. Salvatore ATdisio high commissioner for Sicily, said here before his departure for Sicily, that similar riots had occurred recently in the Sicilian towns of Licata and Villalba, but there were no casualties. Authorities said white collar workers in Palermo went on strike for salary increases in line with those given government workers. Laval Given Death Sentence by Tribunal LONDON. Oct. 20. <#)—Pierre Laval has been sentenced to death in absentia by a Marseille tribunal, the Paris radio said today. A warrant for the arrest of the Vichy chief of government, now either sheltering with or held by the Germans, was issued by the tribunal two weeks ago and it was slated then that he would be tried whether he was present or not. FOl'XD DEAD Herman Erick Molema, 7". of Arroyo Grande, was found dead, apparently of natural causes, in a local hotel Wednesday afternoon, according to police reports received at 2:15 p. m. The body is at Hopson's Mortuary. An inquest is pending, according to the coroner's office. BRITISH SMASH INTO CESENA EIGHTH ARMY GAINS IN MOUNTAIN FIGHTING ROME. Oct. ^0. (-£>>—British and Indian tnx.>ps have entered Cesena, former Gorman administration center on the main Bologna-Rimini highway in the Adriatic sector, Allied headquarters announced today. Meanwhile, other Eighth Army troops made additional progress in hitter fighting in the mountainous areas southwest of Cesna, while the Fifth Army made local gains in the central Italian sector south of Bologna, flanking: the Bologna-Florence highway. Cesna, Forll province town in the historic Emilian AVay, is 12 miles southeast of the town of Forli and about 20 miles inland from the Adriatic. The pencrtntlon of Cesena apparently was only in the eastern part of Ihe town, the communique indicated, but gains by other Eighth Army troops to the south made the Oerman position in Cesena extremely difficult. Headquarters said the bridgehead across the Pisciatello river above the highway and west of Macerone, has reached a depth of 2 miles and has been joined with a bridgehead farther to the west established three days ago. South of the Emilian Way Celln- cordia has been captured and farther west several villages and hills have been cleared of the enemy south of (jnlpfiln, the communique said. The heaviest fighting in Ihe cen- Iral sector in the Po valley drive was reported in the. vicinity of Monte BelmontG and on Route 65. north of Poggioli. The Germans were putting in heavy counterattacks from thPir positions at Monte Bolmonte. using tanks, mortar and artillery fire. American armored units have reached Marano on the Pistoia-Bolonga road west of Highway 65. Local Sgt. Reported Prisoner of Germans The war department, through Associated Press, has announced Sergeant George Carmignani to be a prisoner of war and is being held by Germany. His sister, Miss Nelly Carmignani. resides at 121 N street. SIE(iFRIEI) LINE —Leaning against one of the "dragon's tenth" of the Siegfried Line while a cow grazes peacefully nearby, an Allied soldier scribbles a note to his folks back home tolling liiein all's quiet on the former battle front. Struggle Signs Absent, Jury Told in Rape-Slaying Probe off you* WED J - + P.^n^ry . ptfXo-'-f lnft tit* JA Stomach misbehaving? Soothing PEPTO-BISMOL will help calm it down. For years many doctors have recommended PEPTO-BISMOL for relief of sour, sickish upset stomach. Tastes good and does good. Helps retard intestinal fermentation and simple diarrhea. When your stomach is queaiy, uneasy and upset... take PEPTO-BISMOL. A NORWICH PRODUCT 1507 Nineteenth Street Cash, Charge or Budget. No interest or carrying charges. All prices include Federal Excise Tax. Very Special MEN'S 14K GOLD WEDDING BANDS Every day . . . more and more married men are wearing wedding bands. Newest wide designs at Lawson's. $O^£> As low as ^ Women's Plain Gold Bind to Match, as Low as $5.95 35 Styles In Matching Wedding Rings . . . Perfectly matched wedding rings for the bride and groom. Plain, engraved and elaborately carved. $ 4 OSO $27.50 values • O EACH RING MAVE BE Fl'RCHASED SEPARATELY . . . The thrill of owning a i Lawson Diamond will never * diminish because its beauty and value are timeless. The Lawson "Perfect 100" 6-Diamond Bridal Duette $100 A charming symphony of six glorious diamonds in gracefully designed mountings of 14K gold . . . three flashing diamonds in the wedding ring, three equally lovely diamonds in the wedding band. Each Ring May Be Purchased Separately Engraved Pair '59 ... A matching pair of exceptional beauty and charm. . . . Sparkling diamond in the en- Kfigement ring, band to match, UK gold mountings. EACH HINT, .MAVE HE PIKCHASKU SEPARATELY Modern Bridal Pair '39 Exquisitely simple . . . forever attractive. .. . The engagement ring features a brilliant solitaire diamond, plain band to match. EACH RING MAY BE PURCHASED SEPARATELY LAWSON'S Jewelers 1507 Nineteenth Street HOLLYWOOD, Oil. L'O, (UP)—A coroner's jury today hrard testimony that there were no signs of a struggle in the swank apartment where Xew York Heiress Georgette Bauerdorf was found raped and strangled and returned a verdict that her death was a homicide. The jury found that she had been killed "at the hands of a person or pei-sons unknown" and recommended "all possible measures be taken to apprehend the perpetrator of the crime." Deputy Sheriff A. L. Hutchison testified at the inquest that he saw no signs of a struggle when lie went to her apartment. "Tho sheets of her bnl wcro not disturbed." lliili-hisnu said. "Tho blanket hail boon pulled back, and there was an indentation in the pil- ! low. I "A daily newspaper was folded | neatly by the pillow. Her purse was on the floor and open, but the contents had not been scattered. There wore two ash trays on the floor, but they had nut. been overturned. "Her clothes were buns neatly in the closet. Her apartment otherwise was in good order." Hutchison said ho found a blood- slain on tin 1 bedroom floor, uith a I damp discoloration surrounding it ! which indicated an attempt had ' been made lo wipe it away. Step in... turn the faucets and Relax! It's just about that simple with this handsome Coral- ite stall shower, for it comes to you completely pre-fabricated ... can be assembled by two men in ten minutes. No priorities, no alterations or construction worries. Easily installed in bathroom, back porch or corner of the garage ... wherever water connection! are handy. Price $41.45, Complete With Fixtures anil Curtain Hayward Lumber & Investment Go. 1401 H Street Phone 5-5871 Bakersfield, California FOR BETTER VISION SEE DR. HAROLD HASKELL OPTOMETRIST 1434 - 19TH STREET Main Floor Gen«ler>Lee Building TELEPHONE 66859 Cbc jBaherrifefo California!! Frldoy, October 20, 1944 3 (&'",. YEAR 'ROUND SCHOOL HITS Warm, well-tailored coats . . . bright, pretty dresses . . . from our collection of smart fashions famous for simplicity, good taste and quality. Junior Shop—Fashion Floor B—All-wool herringbone L'ont, in beige shades— for girls of 7, 8, $| £»98 10,12.14 16" A—Wool jacket with white trim, in navy, red and brown. $f QQ Sizes 7, 8, 10, 12, 11 O..7O Weskit with four-gore skirt, part- wool and rayon fabric. In navy and red. $ Sizes 7 to 14 100 per cent wool, long sleeve slip-on sweater ... all $J sizes and colors TC* ALL-WOOL COAT C—All-wool Chesterfield coat, with velvet collar. $"| Q Sizes 10,12, 14 1O SEE WINDOW ON CHESTER AVENUE Starting Tonight REVIVAL MEETINGS COLONEL JAMES C. BELL Territorial Evangelist at Salvation Army Hall Nightly at 8 o'clock Twentieth and K Street Inspiring Messages EVERYBODY WELCOME CAPTAIN JOHN RITCHIE, Corps Oflieer Dr. S. C. Long Physician-Surgeon 1728 Truxtun Avenue Phone 2-1352 Sec HARRY CITRON aJ- BROCKS Expert (huriDteed Watch Repairing AND HIGH SHADES Colors . . . bright, vivacious, staccato in surprise . . . point up our new col- lodion of crepe dresses by Betty Hartford. These new arrivals have three- quarter sleeves, ruflles and other smart trims—plain high colors of lilac, fuchsia, melon and aqua; two color contrasting effects in lilac and lime, grey and melon, fuchsia and Copcn. SIZES 11 lo 20 BROCK'S—DOWNSTAIRS STORE

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