The Bakersfield Californian from Bakersfield, California on October 23, 1944 · Page 8
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| Monday, October 23, 1944 ! TOYS Owens Toy Store 1228 Nineteenth Street Bakersfield Monopoly, Bingo, Cardeno, Tripoleg Acey-Ducey, Delmonico, Chess Sets, Dominoes, Anagrams, Pollyana, Parchesi. Easy Money Buy Your Games and Toys Now on Our Easy Layaway Plan We Have a Very Large and Better Grade Stock to Choose From Sewing Sets, Clay Sets, Slate Sets, Paint Sets, Bead Sets, Doctor Sets DOLLS Lay Away One Now on Our Christmas Layaway Plan We Still Have a Very Good Selection to each Table Tennis Sets Weather Vanes, $1.65 Chinese Checkers Chemcraft Sets Big Business Sets Pastry Sets Ocarino Sets Wagons We have a large, well- made wagon $*50 for ROCKING CHAIRS Halloween Hats, Horns, Masks, Serpentine, Games, Noisemakers, Etc. Christmas Cards 4 for 5c - 5c - lOc 25c - 50c - $1.00 Surprising Values in Our 5c Line—They Really Look Like 15c Card 10-LIGHT Mazda ELECTRIC TREE $Q45 SETS O Dish Sets . . . Plastic Cowboy Holster Sets Children's Books ... It Is a Pleasure to Pick Them Out Now Before the Rush Plush and Wool Teddy Bears and All Kinds of Plush Animals We Have the Better Grades at No Higher Prices Mystic Tray Sets Bowling Alley Sets Jigsaw Puzzles Carom Boards Scrapbooks . . . Photo Albums, Wagon Blocks Coo-Coo Party Games Wheelbarrows Planes and Jeep Sets to Build A REAL TOY STORE OWENS 1228 Nineteenth Street Bakersfield Weill's for Beauty "Winged Victory" in Your New Fall Hairdo Try Our Special Creme Oil Machine Wave From $7.50 You Arc Welcome to Use Your Charge Account Beauty Shop—Balcony Weill's SHARING Ity MAE "Civilians really have a tough time of it." This was a tribute by a seabeo, Stanley Ryan, home on loavr; after duty overseas. And ho meant it, as it wasn't said in zest. "You take a man in the service, be is fed, clothed, and does what he is told. Except for the few hours of actual danger, when ho is in battle, it isn't so hard." A civilian has to worry about rent, bills, insurance, worry about relatives in tlie service, work overtime on his job and then work more hours on patriotic war work. Then- is the jam of crowds everywhere, scarcities of goods, and the monotony of doing the same things every day. In the service, you hayi! the excitement of new scenes and new faces." This Bcahce said that overseas around Xew Guinea, Saipan and other recently annexed places, the food is not so good. "No matter how you cook them, dehydrated potatoes are still dehydrated," he says. The seabees' minimum sized cooking kettles average around ano gallons. Stanley was formerly a cook at Camp Terisita at Bass lake. SAUNUERS but just adds war bond duties on to her day. She just gets up earlier and works longer hours and gets it all done. "The thermometer type sign out in front is the only symbol that designates Sina's little shop and it is hard for some to feel that bonds can be bought there as well as at the banks, or the postoffices, but people, who know Sina, and. there are many, just write out their bond applications, give Sjna their money and come back after their shopping, pick up their bond, or just ask Sina to mail It. Some have even written and enclosed checks f«r many thousands of dollars anil asked Sina to mail the bonds. "Sina is small, born in Italy, and is now a naturalized citizen of the Unitqd States. She is a fine example of what a true American should be." We think so, too. And here's a salute, also to all the civilians who worked on the community war chest campaign. They worked double time to get a hard ohose done. Civilians are doing their part. Relief At Last For Your Cough Creomulsion relieves promptly because it goes right to the seat of the trouble to help loosen and expel germ laden phlegm, and aid nature to soothe and heal raw, tender, inflamed bronchial mucous membranes. Tell your druggist to sell you a bottle of Creomulsion with the understanding you must like the way it quickly allays the cough or you are to have your money back. CREOMULSION For Couehs, Chest Colds, Bronchitis Sina Dunn of Taft, is one civilian who really merits the tribute of the seabees. She is conducting a war bond campaign between drives. She has set a goal that will finance two hospital ships for the flying of wounded from the battle fields. "One man told her he was cashing ;,-i bonds to go on a fishing trip and Sina actually cried when .she told me about it," a Taft friend wrote in. Writes this admiring friend: "Resides working from early morning until late at night in her little reshiurant "The Mug," Sina sells bonds as well us buys all that she c;m. does more than hor share in keeping the people of the West Side war bond conscious. "When I asked her why she didn't have someone else pack the lunches for her regular customers, her rpply was that 'no one i else could he counted on to remember that Hob likes pie and not cake, that .Jim has two sandwiches and no dessert, and that Jack likes lettuce in his sandwiches and Don doesn't." She has packed lunches for .so long for the same customers that she will not go back on them, Taft Rotarians See Pictures at Meeting TAFT, Oct. 'J'.'.—"March of Time" showing the field of international diplomacy and how it is working today, and "Memo to Joe," a United War Chest picture, were shown to Uotnrians this week when they met in regular session at luncheon at the Fox hotel. Vern Mullins was chairman of the diiy. Guests were Jesse Galley, Bert Ellison, Jack Bainton, Al Solnri, John Thomas iind W. T. Smith. Kverelt Hirchfleld prr-sirled. Plans Completed for MaricopaWar Chest Carl Winn Is Named General Chairman of West Side Drive MAUICOFA, Oct. 23.—Completion of ]>lans lor the community Wir ('host drive and a report by Walter Keenc on the Postwar Planning Council that met In Bakersfield recently, occupied the members of the Exchange Club when they met in regrulan session at Chlpps Cafe. The committee for- the drive are: Carl Winn, general chairman; Mrs. Hay Moore, P. T. A.; Mrs. Ralph Webb, Woman's Club; Cuyama valley, O. O. Miller, J. R. Anderson, E. L. Swords and M. II. Lytle; leases, U. J. Patterson and Wiley Peterson; high school, IT. D. llolden; elementary school, Airs. Barbara Searle. Representatives from the Woman's Club who were present to help with the plans for the campaign were: Mrs. Ray Moore, Mrs. Ralph Webb, Mrs. Lorna Ellissague and Mrs. Sibyl Green. William Spriggs, chairman of the cleanup project just completed, reported that the response from the people of Maricopa had been satisfactory. Vernon McLeod, secretary from the Taft Chamber of Commerce, told of postwar plans for the West Side. Bob Hope says: "As I travel the war fronts and talk with our boys, their big question often is: 'How are our wives and sweethearts meeting the problems at home?' Now, of course, women always have problems. But today, because of the war, there are many more of them—and they're different And because TRUE STORY MAGAZINE shows them with real stories about real people how others found and i solved similar problems, it provides inspiration and I guidance—as well as great reading entertainment." THE WRITTEN IN THE MUSIC •off KEY mas TIME FOR A TUNE UP/ Your motor's quiet purring is sweet music. If it now has strange noises or vibrations it may mean poor timing. For the man who "knows the tune" . . . your Plymouth, Dodge, DeSoto or Chrysler dealer . . . this is an easy thing to correct He has tools to test and adjust it. He has factory-engineered parts to replace those worn by long use. His experienced mechanics know just what to do. A little attention from the man T/iit trademark identifies MOPAR factory - engineered and inspected parts and accessories supplied by Chrysler Corporation — Parts Division. LET THE MAN WHO KNOWS YOUR CAR HELP YOU CARE FOR IT who knows your car best may make a big difference in the amount of gas and oil you use. Phone your dealer for an appointment CHRYSLER CORPORATION Port* D/vision Ev.ry Thur,doy M«|or low M ond HI. Amateur., 9 P.M., B.W.T., CW N.twcrk PLYMOUTH -DODGE • DESOTO • CHRYSLER New Books Received at Rio Bravo Branch RIO BRAVO, Oct. 21.—A recent shipment of books to the Rio Bravo branch library included many of the best sellers in both fiction and nonfiction. Among the most popular titles are Chambliss, "Boomerang;" Mackay, "Homeward the Heart;" Busch, "My Unconsldered Judgment"; Grew, "Ten Years in Japan" Parker, "Headquarters, Budapest" Skidmore, "Valley of the Sky" Doner, "O, Distant Star"; Oechsner, "This Is the Enemy"; Joseph, "Argentine Diary"; Well, "Time for Decision"; Van Passen, "The Forgotten Alley," and Benet, "America." On request by many local borrowers are I/andon, "Anna and the King of Siam"; Cronon, "The Green Years"; Street, "By Valour and Arms"; Graham's "Earth and High Heaven," and Winsor, "Forever Amber." Peptl-Cola Company, Lon§ Mand City, IT. T. FranehlMd B«tttan Pipsl-Cola Bcttllnf CtMMW •< BaktnfltM JOIN TNI AlfACIt —iUY MOtl WAI lONDI I • Back from a mission, fighters compare battle notes . . . many shucking their heavy flying clothes to relax in their underwear. Because underwear has become practically a fatigue uniform, Army specifications insist that it be comfortable and durable. • You get real comfort when you're properly fitted in underwear bearing the familiar Hanes name. During the past 43 years, Hanes has made a specialty of knitting fine under* wear at moderate prices. From long experience, each garment is tailored to accurate sizes and gives the comfort and value that men appreciate. • When you ask for Hanes, you join the mil* lions of men who've found these garments give full satisfaction. If sometimes your dealer's stock is low, he should have more soon. Our production is helping to clothe the men in our Armed Forces and those at home.... P. H. Hanes Knitting Co., Winston-Salem, N. C. THE RATIONAL UNDERWEAR Smooth calfskin pump In Army tan. Cuban heel. Popular porthole pump in brown and black suede. - v- V '» " - <i)* H^" **• • x. •>* Smart (trap •audul in brown alligator. Cuban heel. $7.95 ff)« HEEL-MARK Mtt yew at a glanc* .. . l/i« watk* in PARADISE! SHOE SALON MAIN FLOOR

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