The Malvern Leader from Malvern, Iowa on March 6, 1947 · Page 6
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PAGE SIX EDITORIALS THE MALVERN LEADER, MALVERN, fOWA, MARCH 6, 1947 THE MALVERN LEADER Mills f'otmtj-'s Hornr .Votv.'spnpor Since 1875 Stojw Whon Yonr Time Is Ont F. A. Wortman, Editor and Publisher E. D. Hering, Managing Editor EDITORIALS This IR a cori'1 HITK- to rr.poat a from \Vnll,vr>'Q Fnrmnr -— that rural communities havo a nriehbnrhnod wnlromr party for nrw- comers. Marrh has alrnadv hroticht many farm movps nnd thnrp nrr- morv to follow. A llttlp at- fpntlon to your npw neighbors will make thpm Hkp their new neighborhood far morp than If they werp totally Ignored. And. surprisingly pnoueh, those hPlplnp with FiKh attentions will probably enjoy the experience Immeasurably. Here's a Job which every church and organization In thp county might well undertake — might even make Marrh a "Welcome Month" as weli as a moving month. FHs advanrrment being by seniority only fnnless he works for managerial positions) there Is no nc"--d for personal efficiency goal." or extra honrs unless over-time pay pnconrages it. Occasionally wp wonder if these basic differ- pncps ran p\-pr be reconciled. Some-times we won- dr-r. tno. if union leaders do not need an entirely new philosophy — perhaps substituting in place of Fpnlnrity and standard production some driving urcp which will pncouraee workers to do better — a thins that mlsrht take away the boredom of much Industrial work. Possibly all of us would benefit if we rould realize that only by the vast majority of workers — farm, industrial, office, managerial and all — increasing their efficiency and productivity constantly can we achieve a higher standard of living. * EMAITCHESS * Last week we had the pleasure of hearing Mr. Herb Stoaker. a field worker for the rlo of Omaha, as he came to Malvern for a meeting of the Farm Young Mnrried Polks discussion rroup. Mr. Stoaker gave a very informative and entertaining talk but. WP seriously doubt if be won many converts to (he cause nf trade unionism among the young folks. Perhaps (lip chh'f renson for this was not Mr. Stoaknr's presentation but the fact that many farm folks think of labor organizations as stimulators of dis'-onterit and decreased production among industrial workprs — an obviously unfair attitude since most unions do a fairly good job in obtaining fair and equitable relations between em- ployes and employers. VP( a number of farm folk have had experience to back up their attitude toward organized labor, for they have worked in war plants or other industries and their present Judgments are based on their experiences there — experiences which oftentimes were with unions run as rackets on the great influx of new -workers. In the matter of our national economy there Is one fact more basic than any other and that Is that we cannot have a prosperous nation unless BOTH KAHMKflH and INDUSTRIAL WORKERS pet a liberal share of the national income. Too low farm prices will make it Impossible for the farmers to buy Industrial products. Too low wages will force Industrial workers to lower their standard of living and decrease their use of meat. YICT THERE f'O.VTLVIIES TO UK MUCH MISCNDERSTANDINCJ AMONG THESE TWO GROUPS. MI-. stoaker's talk should help farmers to understand labor problems. We feel (hat bo could havo helped much more if he had not taken the attitude that the CIO (ho was very critical of the AF of L) could do no wrong and if he had spent more time on the work of unions arid less on his theory that all newspapers (except The Leader to which he kindly mado an exception), now s services and radio stations sent out biased and misleading Information about labor and Industrial disturbances. We have hem hoping that a community planning hoard, made of representatives of all civic organizations, would be formed in Malvern to study the best way to develop recreational facilities. Until It Is formed we want to encourage any readers who hare ideas on recreational needs here to send them to us and we'll gladly pass them on to our readers. Incidentally, this community's recreational needs are not limited to a night club for teen- ntrcrs, Conceivably some teen-ager." even on rare occasions — want to hike through the outdoors, have hobby collections or skills, hunt or fish and do many things other than sit around tables nnd drink cokes while mouthing the gibberish which now passes for speech. This past week has most of the high school students half-awake, due to their attendance at the basketball tournament nightly In Glenwood. Their -support at the Malvern-St. Francis game was commendable. MHS students matched them yell for yell with amazing results. The G. A. A. receives a news letter every other month from the news letter editor in Ottumwa. The G. A. A. in other parts of Iowa submit news about their club's artivlties which makes it very Interesting. Most of the other school clubs are engaged in basketball tournaments and different parties, such as skating, pot luck suppers, hikes, etc. SENIOft ATHLETIC DANCE FRIDAY March 7 Is the big night everyone is looking forward to! Thp athletes of M. H. S. who earnc-H letters in basketball will bo awarded them during the eve- have played pomp games this year and defeated some big --.- by the dance. Warren Darrah's orchestra will furnish the music. Everyone is inrited and a pood time 1s guaranteed by the seniors. MOVIES LAST Tuesday were shown tenance of Office navy training film to help P*|e**te A§**mbly Meeting :n Des Maine* Feb. 20-21 Thp deteftftte a*!»c*mbly of the Town Stufp FMiKfttton Association wrt \n iho ttanfcor* l.tfp auditorium In tv>* MHnr* fVh 20 and 21. Snpt. Car*, a* 5>riv*t<1<>m of tho of »he as>i«ofla- from Milts cownty, iMttttitari. Mo*t of in* riini-fi-nin* the affair* ot th<* M**T<rtAUp.n ti*rlf. MOWVTW, one half HAT w-a* fttcn to tWtinjt ih«> lpftj*liM»rn on <h«> hill. In thp l< v RM)M«'r*> tho *f>na- wprt» hnsy pAMtnft ih<« "Mry" Mil and most of the rppre- <n ThP * U " ratll(o1 «" « n irt ™ r *' ° f th " especially In the Oak hospital to visit Mrs. Veldon Wallace. Mfr. and Mrs. Lester Marsden visited Mrs. Robert Hicks in the Red Oak hospital Sunday afternoon. Also Mr. and MM. Ralph Viner visited Mrs. Hicks Sunday afternoon. We are sorry to learn that Mrs. Guy Osborn Is on the sick list. Twlla Brammeier was a Sonday dinner guest in the Edwin Ambrose home. Mr. and Mrs. Thurman Bowen Sunday night In the M. M. Rowpn home. Mr. and Mrs. I.,. E. Brammeler visited Mr. and Mrs. I. W. Gastor Sunday evening. Mrs. Castor Is sick but we hope she will soon br better. Mrs. \orrls Triplett and baby HsItPd in the I,. E. Brammeier home Monday afternoon. Klbert Winchester. L. E. Brammeier and Norris Triplett went to Emerson Monday night to the community meeting. The enter-" dent of thp Thomas Jefferson high school G. A. A., Council Bluffs, suggested that a few members of their club visit other surrounding G. A. A. organizations and be present as guests when fice machines. It illustrated the correct procedure for typewriters, dictaphones _... taphone shaving machines. The seniors promptly put and halls Mr. and Mrs. Norris Triplett FOLLOWING THE LEADER • Kotartans and their guests out at the Hillsdale church last week were fairly well laid In the aisle when Ray Myers told them about the GI who had a job in the Pentagon building in Washington, D. C. After the first day's work he moved his desk across the room to another position. The next evening he moved it again to the aide of the room — then again a day later to the opposite side. Finally be moved it into the men's wash room and the boys In charge of the department could restrain their curiosity no longer. "What's tho idea?" they asked him. "Well, it's the only place In Washington where the people seem to know what they're there for," he told them. teacherand Frm b ^ «° "»^rn owners are trying l ° Influence the chosen represen- UllVeS of the ^P' 6 tor some b««. . Clark returned home Fr«- 352® • If The Leader showed unusual signs of mental and physical deterioration last week (evidenced somewhat by our leaving out an item about the Legion Independent basketball team defeating Treynor alumni Feb. 25) you can blame it on the conductor of this department who Indulged in his annual fling at the fireman anniversary party. We were well in hand even then until Ruck Wllcox, ably abetted by someone who had thrown probably the world's slickest material over the floor, started a square dance and called out for those of us In the south frame to do something or other under, then grab our partners and swing like "••- J -. Which we did when, of make the group stronger since the Girls Athletic association Is. especially in smaller schools like Malvern, the high school girl's only chance to participate In sports outside of regular physical training, which Is compulsory. We should be rather proud of our membership totaling 43 members since Osceola and Sutherland, Neb., both larger schools, have memberships of 51 and 54 respectively. Last Saturday found many visitors In dear old M. H. S. Visitors nre always welcome here. It's so nice to see a bright new face among all the old dull ones. But, thank heavens, that was the last Saturday we had to attend school for our make-up. We'd also like to welcome Ila- mona Stevens to our merry midst. If we had a red welcome mat certainly roll It out. Mai- needs more new kids, espe- y noj's — they definitely hold the minority. In case are OAKS NEWS nistrahu mt ° rous [ yt tho reBulf « °' Poor care machine8 ' especially typewrit- er "' SUBJECT SIDELIGHTS By Mary Ann Bingliam Wednesday the home ec II Kirls visited Mansflelds. Since the girls have been studying interior decorating and home furnishings they learned a great deal from the trip. They received Information on the selection of rugs of all kinds and rug pads. They were also told various ways of telling solid wood furniture. The next day's assignment was to write a paper from the notes that were taken and, by the looks of some of the i. I'm sure many of the girls has started on round table discussions. These seem to prove Interesting slbly It would help to have some farm leaders tell occasional meetings of industrial workers about agricultural Ideals and problems. There are, of course, some basic differences between the small, self-employed farmer and the Industrial worker. The farmer, in order to live, must strive for every possible efficiency and must disregard hours of work on occasion in order to take advantage of Irregularities of weather and growing season characterists. He must compete with his neighbors In discovering better methods and more suitable crops for his farm. probably the best example of mass confusion outside of the Chicago grain exchange. In the fireman set-to we were at It for 25 % minutes straight and even yet haven't the faintest idea as to what C. E. Nagels and the Ben Martins, who also 'were in our section, offered complete and thorough explanations when we couldn't understand Mr Wilcox's calling — which was 99 per cent of the time. Supt. Clias. C. Clark has advised us occasionally that the town should have a square dancing club but It might well be a fine thing. But we hold only rah's orchestra. They are" honor- Ing both the football and basketball letter boys and the awards 3 handed out. G. A. A. Is planning a pot supper with a dance following this in. the very near future. They also plan to purchase a roll-away bed and some scissors for the medicine cabinet. Shelves are to be placed beneath the new mlrrcrH reeenty purchased. To — y for all of this the plan to sell of one, am very much in them. Mr. Maddocks' pupils must think a great deal of him. Anyway he thinks so. You see some of them are so foud of him and algebra that the stay for two classes a day. They all go to the regular class and some attend an extra one. Do you remember the seating arrangement they have that I told you about not so long ago? Well, it seems it's the first There were 69 in Sunday school Sunday. There will be preaching services again next Sunday at 11 a. m. Mr. and Mrs. Veldon Wallace are the proud parents of a baby boy born at the Red Oak hospital weighing seven pounds, five ounces. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hicks are the parents of a baby boy borij Wednesday In the Red Oak hospital. Weight nine pounds, four ounces. Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Anderson moved Saturday to south of Emerson. Mr. and Mrs. Earl Urogen moved up from Missouri to take the place where Andersons moved from on L. E. Brammeler's. Earl will work for Mr. Brammeler this year. Karen Johnson spent Saturday night and Sunday with her mother, Mrs. Agnes Johnson, of Red Oak. Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Bowen and girls were guests Sunday in the Elbert Winchester home. In the afternoon Mr. and Mrs. El- Thurman Bowen, Mr. and Mrs. M. M. Bowen went to the Red home Monday night for a waffle supper. Mr. and Mrs. George Wallace are staying in the Veldon Wallace home taking care of the little girls while Mrs. Veldon Wallace Is In the hospital. Mrs. Trent Jones has returned from Chicago where she went to be with her daughter who underwent an operation. Mrs. Jones brought the baby and little girl home with her to care for them until her daughter is able to care for them. \ Elbert Winchester. L. E. Bram- meler and Earl Orogen moved the Frank Olsen family Monday south of Emerson. The Earl Rutledge family moved where the Olsens lived. Mr. and Mrs. Lester Marsden were In Omaha Monday. Edith Thomas entertained the young married people's club last Thursday. There were two visitors present, Doris Vlner and Hazel Vlner. Mr. and Mrs. Earl Rutledge and son, were Saturday evening guests of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Williams and family. Mrs. Lyle Wllkerson is taking care of the baby and Jo Ann Hicks while their mother Is in the " DRS. KLINE & KLINE Oiteopithle Phyalclana Office hour*: 1 to t p. m. and 7 to 9 p. m. on Saturday. Other Hour* by Appointment Office In Kunce A Nel*on Building X.fUy Dlagnotl* Phones: Office 2331 Houee: Or. O. M. Kline Mil Dr. J. A. Kline «M1 regard for many undertake it. Witt. Me!"' That old trouble is returning again. That's right — six weeks tests are looming before us once more. We haven't had a movie for some time now. How about more individual class films? Everyone enjoys them no matter what kind * IfLS bu. per acre yield was obtained in Page County, Iowa, in regular farming operations without the use or commercial fertilizer. Big ears with deep grains on strong stalks is the secret of bigger corn profits with Multi-Perfected numbers. There's "Multi-Perfected" Variety Tailor Made to Fit Your Own Farm and Maturity Needs There are M.IM.Ptrfetfe^ Hybrid* designed /or rich, average and thin soils and for Medium, Later or Early maturity. Come in and let us help you select the varieties that will fit your own toll and maturity requirement*. Reasonable Prices and Fully Guaranteed W« consider Multi-Perfected Hybrids the best that jnoney can buy. Let us «av e you some money. We wilJ supply you with accurately graded, treated and te*ted corn fully guaranteed to produce a .Und. Get the Best Selection Now You eu get the best selection of Kernel sites by pladnr. your order now for next spring deliver^ AMar* youmlf of the best by coming to se« us now PKP fn.l'll NEWS ~~ The Pep club girls are hard at Avork on their parts for the plays entitled "The Downstairs Window" and -Three Taps on the \V SI I. March H is the da'te set for the presentation of these plays A matinee and evening performance are scheduled. A dance will follow the plays. Committees have been appoint«d for advertising and ticket making. Marlene Johnson is chairman of the advertising committee while Phyllis Hoover and Marie Anderson are to make the tickets. Admission prices are 40c and 25c. This small charge won't break anyone. So c'mon, folks let's all go! sophomore here lately? I have and believe me they are OK. It all seems to be the result of the freshman home ec girls. I've heard they prepare pretty good breakfasts. How about it. girls? Did you see a certain junior girl jump out of her seat and give a scream the oth.er morning? I did. I've also seen various others display their feelings in the same way. Some odd bits of animals or some such objects have a way of traveling from the lab to various other parts of the building. I wonder how they get there? Vachel Lindsay's "The Congo" is certainly offering a needed relief to the speech class in the form of choral reading. It would be difficult to find a poem that offers more opportunity to study pause, tempo and quantity to the rhythm of speech. Students of interpretation have danced to the rhythm of "The Congo." When will the M. H. S. artists blossom forth? Even Wib likes choral reading. We're hoping Donner and McClure can stay with us the rest plays have . the Speech They See what we mean? Upside down lines are O. K. for trick ads but no good if you want continuing satisfaction from your plumbing and heating equipment. 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