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PAGE TWO TttÈ ESCANABA (MICH.) DAILY PRESS TUESDAY, MAY 18, 1913 NO EXTRA GAS Kelly Orders Inquiry ¡ARMED FORCES Forget Foods Fads AndEat FOR VACATIONS In Youth Delinquency LOSE 80,000 For Proper Nourishment War Workers Michigan Governor Still »» r i it i v I Lansing. May 17 <,?)- Governor HopCIUI Ot Help ror Kelly today ordered a broad in- I quiry into the entire subject of juvenile delinquency, declaring be ----------— would seek united effort by mul- Lansing, May 17 (/Pi-- Despite agencies each of which has the ruling of Frice Admi^isti atoi worked independently to solve this Prentiss M. Brown that the coun-1 rro^lf,ni The governor described officials _______, of judicial, law enforcement and arrangement . .. , j*. . . ! educational groups as enthused t to tne aa-1 . ,, , , . . about his planned approach to the try has no extra gasoline for vacation travel, hope persisted here today that some might be worked vantage of Michigan residents Governor Kelly, apprised of j Brown's decision that extra gaso-| line for vacation trios for war I 10,1 » ‘what can be done by workers would be "a luxury which we cannot afford in total done. sublet “W want the answer to the , ‘What can be done by government that ìh not beins: com- w i t h nd I’ll take that answer législature and look for ITALY WARNED THAT ROME IS EASY TARGET (Continued from Page One» war,” promised to continue liis|t° 'he efforts in the matter. j ____ The governor said he would confer with members of the delegation which went with him to Washington recently with a petition for extra allowances to war workers as a morale support. It was this petition which Brown turned down today. Kelly said he expected his forthcoming conference to determine whether there was “any j * ------phase of our pet it ion which debacle and impending allied should be reconsidered." threats to southern Europe, said At the same time, however, the m a broadcast recorded by the As- governor made it plain that Mich- '■ oi iated Press that “as far ¡is an ican would not press for extra i allied landing on Italian soil is rations. Pointing to Brown's as-1 concerned, the conviction has sertion that supplies of rubber i been gained from experiences were insufficient as well, the gov- gathered in the Tunisian cam* ernor said- j paign of how long it takes the al“If there is not enough of lies to concentrate sufficient these things, we don't want vaca- troops for operations at a certain tion travel. Michigan never has Point."t asked ;.nd does not now ask for Ship Sinkings Mount C inued tabulation of the drov* s of prisoners captured in l,e > the amazing collapse of the axis More Deer Bagged By Fewer Hunters ; ieh would interfere r effort." y said some plan mi? lout whereby t wo ore more *n Tunisia disclosed that 27 gen- s could pool their gasoline * ^rals were among the captives. ents for extended trips. The total number of prisoners whs expected to reach 17 5,000. The tremendous part played by i allied air forces in bringing about ¡the final victory in North Africa was further emphasized today ith an announcement that North- est African air forcn units sank ————— I 71 axis ships, probably nauk 10.1 P Fiw«i more and damaged 120 between hunter* bagged more deer last fall I Nov. S. 1942, the date of the al- than In the 1941 season, the state Hod landing, and May 13. conservation department reported: Many of the «unken vessels today in making public info/ma -1 were loaded with food and war tion obtained In an annual survey, materials urgently needed by axis The department estimated 217,« forces in Libya and Tunisia dur- 61 R hunters shot fi2.R21 deer last ! ing the crucial stages of the cmn- fall. compared with 224.B81 hunt-1 Paign. ‘ ■ ' 61,596 deer in the I .. Irarn fall of 1941. Best - was . , -i > London. May 1,. (/P)—Italy may reported in Iron countv, where 58 i. . , . . __• - . , n . i ‘ knocked from the war quickly p*r «.M of (he h .nlm hronght „ shr„wd hark ih.lr <ioor. Tho porf.t »ho»- mlnfmnm form and maximum in* was In Bfnile county where I p,v,.lin|OKr oha.-rver. 3 pe: cent were successful. ; speculated increasingly today. In geneisl, the repoi • said, the i The »»low advance of bombing Sin.’iil game kill was lighter last J raitls toward Home and UAF iS:l. It estimated the cottontail j flights over the citv were seen as rabbit kill at 2.034.75« animals. logical steps to impress Mus- compared with 2.187,748 the pre-lgolini and the Fascists what might vlous year; 287.4 2 4 snowshoe happen. bare*, compared with 4f)1.4:!3; I To h I iow strength and to secure 1.200.595 pheasants, compared I the Sicilian channel, G**n. Dwight with 1.254.725; 381.602 part-> lb Eisenhower's overwhelming ridge*, compared with 349,691. air, s< a and land team in Tunisia The duck kill was better, with 1 might be used to storm Sicily, and s bag of 552.335 compared with then deliver an ultimatum to Mus- 51 ft.432 the previous year, it re-|s°li*ii fo surrender the peninsula ported. jpeaceful occupation or have its a.... — _________ >'ities—including Home—knocked *11 OHPy Suppl\f C lit Such a plan is conditioned laige- At lekes Request ■}'* aB»umPtion «w- some action.” the governor said. “And we want to know what local government can do beyond what it already does, so it can do its share. “The war has turned public at- (•ntion upon juvenile delinquency, because it has become a more pressing problem in these times. Hut wo are approaching it with the thought of what can be done about it in peace time, too.’’ Kelly said a “not-too-large’ mittee, representing persons deep interest and keen vision, would have charge of the planning after the preliminary investigation has been made. He conferred during the day with William H. Barber of Harrisville, representing the Michigan Prosecuting Attorneys Association; Dan Patch, the Michigan Association of Chiefs of Police; Sheriff William 11. Nestle of Ithaca, the Michigan Sheriffs Association; Allison Webb, of Cadillac, the Michigan Association of Probate Judges, and others. The organizations will be polled, in an effort to obtain complete pictures of juvenile delinquency as seen through the eyes of men actively engaged in controlling it and the state police will assist. In addition, he said. Dr. Eugene B. Elliot, state superintendent of public instruction, agreed to write to the more than 700 school super- ] intendonts and 83 county school I commissioners, and analyze their reports and recommendations on j the subject. Thirty-four other or-, ganizations interested to varying j degrees in child welfare will be asked for their reports, and the) clergy will be nsked to assist, too, j he said. Kelly emphasized he would ask that all of the reports be kept confidential. until they can be assembled into a thoroughly analyzed omnibus document showing extent of the problem in each county, most common types of delinquency and age groups most affected; a study of local conditions contributing to or discouraging youth delinquency. and efforts of local governments to solve the problem A variety of other topic* will be covered in the study, including the war's effect on delinquency; recommendations for attacking It; identification of local groups best equipped to help, and available leadership. Hattie Casualties During 17 Months Of War Are Announced Washington, May 17. (/Pi The armed forces of the United States have lost more than 80,000 men in battle casualties in 17 months of war. This total will bo increased, probably by about 5,000, officers said today, as reports not yet compiled for the last four weeks of the Tunisian campaign add to the army’s lists of killed, wounded and missing. Since the war began, the navy has reported 23,955 casualties in the navy, marine corps and coast guard, 7.218 killed, 4.683 wound­ 'd, and 1 2,054 missing. Army casualties reported through May 7 total 66,942—6,076 killed. 1 2,277 wounded. 24,34 5 missing. 1 4,24 4 reported prisoners. Of the wounded, 4.000 have returned to duty or recovered sufficiently to be discharged from hospitals. These army totals included two lists made public today, containing the names of more than 1.000 soldiers wounded in the European, North African, middle eastern, Pacific and Southwest Pacific theaters. Approximately 900 of these were in North Africa. Of the army's total of 14,244 prisoners and 24.346 missing, all but a small number were lout in the Philippines. More than 3.000 have been reported missing in North Africa, and most of these are presumably prisoners in Italy or Germany. A total of 4.566 merchant marine casualties since September 1941 was reported yesterday by the navy. Hol I y w o o d Column BY ERSKIX E JOHXSOX Nil \ Service Staff Correspondent They’ve given up trying to turn Dorothy McGuire into n glamour girl. ‘They’* sie executives of 20th Century-Fox studio, I )orothy Nipponese Assault Wau, Allied Base Allied headquarters in Australia, Tuesday, May 18 (/p)— Forty-three Japanese planes attacked the allied base at Wau Monday, the high command reported today. Damage was slight. “Twenty-two enemy bombers, escorted by 21 fighters, bombed the airdrome, causing slight damage and casualties,” the commu­ nique said Allied bombers attacked the enemy airdrome at Gasmata, New Britain, destroying an enemy bomber caught on the ground and causing numerous explosions in the supply dump and dispersal areas.” Washington, May 17. (A* interior department’s mone ply for next fiscal year w 6 0 per cent below the < year's funds in a joint e< drive today by Secretary terior I ekes, the budget and the house appropr 18 8,570 the sin¡ asked i mended SI 19.9i< tions fo The < ing the duct ion I.k des 10 yo 4 ” 5 le the cu nmittf Shrews oat thpir o food four times dailv unable or unwilling to —The j sacrifice heavily in men and sup-J planes to keep Italy in the war. s cut There is vet no clear indication irrent that Hitler is dropping hit* junior nomy | partner. f In -1 It has long been known that no ureau . freat numbers of German troops itions are in Italy but the Nazi nir force still is operating there, although “ 2fill it Wit»- practically chased from the $82,-j sky in the battle for Tunisia, ed as Meanwhile, the Italian cabinet Ion he had "as reported by the Algiers radio le recom-, to be still in neyslon In a meeting 61.316 is which started Saturday and has appropria- been interrupted only once and ar. j that briefly. after hear- A Home broadcast, heard by drastic re- Reuters, mentioned King Vittorio Kmanuele III warmly, apparently indirect answer to wholly uti- nfirmed rumors that he had dicated. is t he and the girl who is making her screen debut as a star in the film version ot “Claudia” after 7 22 performances on Broadway. They've given up trying to turn Dorothy McGuire into a glamour girl because, you see, it just can't be hair won't stay sits down, she the chair. She as busby as She prefers »»HELPS ON SHEI.F Pittsburgh, May 17 <>P) - The Pittsburgh Pirates announced to- I day that Commissioner Kenesaw | M. I.andis had notified them that ; Gordon (Babe) Phelps could not I play until 60 days after comple- I tionof the deal w’hlrh sent the I Rotund catcher from the Rues to Philadelphia, This, the commissioner said, j was because Phelps did not sign I h 1 94 3 contract within 10 days j after the «eason started, and then was placed on the voluntarily retired list. Miss MrOuire done. Her blond put. When she usually st raddles has eyebrows almost Lionel Barrymore's, slacks and loose-fitting sweaters and floppy, flat-soled shoe« and unpainted fingernails. She doesn't slink she walks with the stride of a Marin*’, And she’s the healthiest looking individual in Hollywood . PROJECT RESI MED Lansing, May 17. </P)—A war production board order which halted work for two weeks on a two-thirds completed $113,000 grade separation carrying th* Ford Dam road over the bypass of l’S-112 at Ypsilautl has been withdrawn, the state highway department announced todav. Garden it in aren’t worried. , who looks s lit» rgmau and talks arine Hepburn, is Side Glancei by Galbraith 11.11 1 I * F Lf 1 m ,Wip - »ix V But “they” Dorothy McGuire tie like I UK rid Hi a little like Hath an actress “One helluva actress,’ Eddie Goulding. her director, says. “The greatest actress I’ve seen in years,” William Perlberg, her producer, says “A born actress ’ her boss, rid O Selmick, sal Da- SHK T1 eli bul fin sSCARED at’« quite a chuuk of praise 23-year-old win* admits she's j \ tightened young lady, [onestlv,” she sa\s, “I'm still * » . V I a red of the camera my teeth er evtr> time a scene starts.’’ »rotliv McGuire's work before is a joy to the studio, herself. Not that she's , h difference between and screen acting, but ust that it's all new to her. rothv says “1 talk fast—at 1 think I’m talking fast—and on the screen it comes out ” There’s also the problem *i upper lip. It's thin and it about disappears when she ict a uni t ill! “They lix it up every day in the iake-up department.’’ she say». They thought it was awful.” Dorothy McGuire’s debut in I Hollywood reminds you of Merton j of the Movies. Da\ after arriving In filmtown after two year* ot playing “Claudia’ on Broadway and on the road. Dorothy was in- Mted to a dinner party at the home of her boss, David O. Selz- B> DR. THOMAS I). MASTERS Written for XEA Food fads are out for the duration. In the presence of real food shortages, people must eliminate superstitions and false notions in order to get adequate nourishment. Most of these superstitions are ridiculous, and a few may he actually injurious. Such fads have their origin fundamentally in the likes and dislikes of the individual, and others are foisted upon a gullihle public hy pseudoscientific and fradulent promotors. TELLING BLOW CRIPPLES NAZI CANAL TRAVEL (Continued from Page One) QOf-h mi Ht» MHVlCt INC T V «ff. V % f«T Çff Hi' k “Hi k n o w mov “Well, there’* one good thing about this rationing Lubi- ness—it your mind off the wur!” nest I y,” she says. “I didn't what to sa>. You see, I'm a fan and I just stood there and gawked when I recognized ; Kay Francis and some other star*, j It was Ilk»* a movie. You know, Kay Francis always In a drawing room Anvwsy the euests gawked ing an offensive which had been virtually continuous for the past 140 hours. The American bombers made their mass attack on Lorient’s harbor and the adjacent U-boat base at Keroman, but also dropped bombs effectively on Bordeaux on France's South Atlantic coast. The Thunderbolts made an offensive sweep over the Cherbourg peninsula. Liberators Raid Bordeaux A “large number” of enemy fighters was destroyed in the clear bombing weather, it was said, and at least two were brought down by accompanying fighters, while fourteen of the bombers, including four four-engined planes, were missing. American four-engined Liberators flew 500 miles to raid Bordeaux the longest flight yet made by heavy bombers of the U. S. air force to attack European targets from English bases. Brig. Gen. James P. Hodges, commander of the Liberator wing which carried out the Bordeaux mission, said that “This is the first time Liberators have attacked in force” from England. The Rome radio, in a broadcast recorded here by Reuters, quoted reports from Paris that Bordeaux was without electricity, gas and water tonight as the result of the ra id. The Vichy radio said in a broadcast recorded by the Associated Press that 1 4s persons were killed and more than 2 00 injured by the bombs which fell on Bordeaux. The fliers who gave Lorient and its C-hoat pens the seventh American pounding of the war said they saw their bombs explode squarely on the target. The whole waterfront was pock-marked with bomb bursts, they said. In some places as many as 100 to 150 Focke-Wulfs were reported hurled into the fight in a desperate attempt to ward off the attacks. When the basis of the prejudice is a dislike for a food, it is possible to correct the prejudice by re-educating oneself for a food—a feat which can usually be accomplished in a very short time by associating the food with the sensation of satisfying the appetite. It may be of interest to list and explode some of the food-mvths current In our time: Common among them is the idea that it is bad practice to eat protein and carbohydrates during the same meal. There is no basis in fact for this assumption. The vast majority of healthy people throughout the world eat the two together, and most foods contain both in single and inseparable form. FACTS ABOUT MEAT Another public nuisance is the notion that meat is bad for the kidneys and causes high blood pressure. For normal persons this is untrue. Meat is harmful only when the kidneys are so damaged that they cannot excrete nitrogen products, and in certain kidney disorders meat is prescribed in large amounts. The Eskimos live on large amounts of meat and fats and have fewer of these disorders than we do. Many people believe that fish and Ice cream eaten in the same meal are sure to bring on indigestion. From the point of view of the gourmet, such may be Ill- advised, but there is no physiological basis for any incompatibility. It has often been said, too, that water should not be taken during a meal, but since foods must be absorbed in liquid form, some water-solution during meals is needed. Great quantities of water cut down on the appetite, to be sure, but do not impede digestion. ROUGHAGE NOT NEEDED The matter of roughage in the diet has became almost holy canon. Rather than being necessary for good bowel function, rough food can cause severe irritation of the bowel and aggravate constipation. The amount of residue in a normal diet Is usually sufficient for ordinary bowel function. The recent passion for eating vitamins of all sorts in pill form is wholly unnecessary in the presence of a balanced, normal diet. People everywhere tend 1° px* aggerate the therapeutic value of diet in the simplest disorders, such as colds and the acute contagious diseases of childhood. With these, the acute phase is so short, the appetite so impaired, and the connection of food so remote that diet is of not the slightest importance. Mrs. John Rasmussen. Mrs. Larson and Mrs. Ed. Lemlrande spent Wednesday with relatives in Manistique. Ralph Boudreau, Milton Farle\ and Robert Tat row motored to Escanaha Wednesday for their first physicals. They were accompanied to town by the Misses Mildred Purtill and Muriel Farley. Schools were closed here Wednesday afternoon while a teachers’ meeting was held at the high school, C. P. Titus of Gladstone and Mr. Gilbert of Marquette were present and teachers of Fairbanks township attended. Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Winter mo tored to Escanaha Friday for the latter to have a medical checkup ( incinnati Returns To First Division New York, May 17 (/?)— Ray Starr led the Cincinnati Reds back into the National league's first division today by pitching and batting a 3 to 1 victory over the New York Giants in the first installmetn of a three-game series. Starr’s work on the mound was steady as he held the Giants to eight hits. In addition lie singled with 1 he bases loaded in the second inning when the Reds did all their scoring. New York s tally came on three singles in the fifth. Cincinnati-- 0S0 000 00«—3 9 3 New York __000 010 000--I 8 0 Starr and Mueller: Feldman. Adams (7> Coombs (9> and Lombardi, Mancuso <9). JOHN L. LEWIS EXTENDS COAL MINING TRUCE Of the 17 orders of mammals in the world today nine are to be found in the U. S. (Continued from Page One) board.” Some May Resign Several board members were known to be ready to resign if Lewis were permitted to bypass the board. With expiration of the truce under which the mines have been operating due at midnight Tuesday. spokesman for the board said WLB takes the position that the old, pre-truce, contract continues in effect according to the board's previous order, and that “therefore, any stoppage of work on the part of the United Mine Workers of America constitutes a violation of contract which the government, functioning within its war powers, has directed the parties to extend." at me, too. I guess they expected me to rush up and ask for their autog raphs.” • • • HOW I I II XPPENED Dorotbv was born in Omaha, Neb , mudo her stage debut at 13 in the Omaha Community Pla.'house opposite Henry Fonda in “A Kiss for Cinderella.” ami went to school at a convent in Indianapolis and at Pine Manor. Wellesley. Mass. After graduation sh*' headed for New York and a stage ca! reer. but found only discourage- i rnent until she landed a small role in an unsuccessful play. I “Bachelor Born “ Then she understudied Martha j Scott in “Our Town.” and replaced I tilt* star when Martha was called ito Hollywood for the film version, j Later she was one of John Barry« ' more's children in “My Dc.tr ! Children,” went back to understudy work for Julie Ha>don in j “The Time of Your Life" and I then won stardom and a Holly- I wood contract as “Claudia." j And it's u.n plain, unglamorous I Claudia that Dorothy McGuire will I win Hollywood stardom. She ain’t got glamour. But, as j David O. Selmick sa>*, ‘ She's a 1 born actress.” VJE’Rt •' ‘ DUE TO THE GREAT DEMAND FOR DOWCLENE DRY CLEANING ... WE MUST ASK THE PUBLIC FOR MORE TIME TO CLEAN GARMENTS Due to the demand tor Dowclene Dry Cleaning it has become necessary to ask the public's cooperation for moie time to do cleaning. We will continue our regular pickup service, clean your garment in the order in which received and return to you as soon as ready. This way we can continue to best setve your cleaning needs and ofier reasonable service. We believe this method will allow us to offer service in keeping with the public's demand lor Dowclene Dry Cleaning. Pick Up When Possible Delivery When Properly Cleaned MURDOCK’S CLEANERS Sherman Hotel Bldg. Phone 1828 Briefly Told Safety Rally — E. L. Henry.; Chicago, superintendent of safety, i will address a meeting of Chicago' and Xorth Western railway em -1 ployes at the Escanaha city hall at 7:30 o'clock this evening. All employes are urged to attend. • • • Clinic Cancelled—Louis Eisele, priorities specialist of the \VPB, will not come to Escanaha Thursday to conduct a priorities clinic, as previously announced. The date of the clinic will be announced later. • • • Closing at ."»rilO p. m.—C. Gust Peterson, chairman of the retail merchants division of the Escanaba Chamber of Commerce, announced yesterday that stores would be closed all day Monday, May 31, in observance of Memorial Day. It was also decided at a recent meeting to close the stores at 5:30 p. m. Saturday nights, instead of 6 p. m., in conformity with other evening closing closing hours. On Friday, however, the stores will stay open until 9 p. m. • • • Apply For License—Applications for marriage licenses have been made at the office of County Clerk Theodore Ohlen by: Clayton D. Reid. Escanaba, and Amelia Brozoznowski, Iron Mountain; Stanley LeMav, Escanaha Rt. 1, and Shirley Moreau, Escanaba; George Gunnar Anderson and Marilyn Nelson of Gladstone. • • • Driver Pays Fine — Joseph Collins of 52fi South 12th street yesterday plead guilty to a reckless driving charge and paid a fine of j $25 and costs. Police reported that Collins was driver of a car that struck and damaged a car parked in the 400 block on South 12th street early Sunday morning. The parked car was owned by Peter Batrow, and Collins is to reimburse Batrow for the damages to his car. • • • Mother-Daughter Supper There will be a mother-daughter supper at 6:30 o’clock Thursday evening at the Bethany Lutheran church. Rev. Melvin Hedln. of Stephenson, will he the guest speaker. Reservations for the aflair will close this evening. • • • Promoted—In a letter to his brother, Richard Johnston of E*- canaba, Bert Johnston, former Ensign rural mail carrier, reveals that he has been promoted to fireman first class. Johnston is on duty somewhere with the Pacific fleet. The recent letter is the first received from Johnston since February. NAVY (iF.TK Met HAt KEN Bloomington. Ind., May IT — Coach Branch McCracken of the Indiana University basketball team today received word of his commission as a junior grade naval lieutenant and orders to report July 1 at a pre-flight school at Chapel Hill, N. C. At the same time, William B. Feldhaus, assistant football coach and a former linesman of the Detroit Lions, was notified that he had been commissioned an ensign. Refrigerators are placed in the dining rooms of most French j West African homes. More freight is transported by human beings in western Africa than in anv other manner. WANTED Farm worker, good at milking cows. Good wages. Write SEE c/o Daily Press Escanaba, Mich. MICHIGAN Today Last Times Matinee 2 O’clock Adulta 30c Tax Inc. Children 11c Tax Inc. Evening 7:00 and 9:00 Adulta 40c Tax Inc. Student* 30c Tax Inc. Children with parent* 11c Tax Inc. THE NAVY COMES THROUGH with PAT O'BRIEN GEORGE MURPHY Jane Wyatt - Jackie Cooper and Carl Esmond - Max Baer Feature Shown 2:30 - 7:80 and 0:30 Also— "Cartoon" "Sport Review" and 'Paramount News Reel' DELFT Final Times Tonight 7:00 and 9:00 (ONLY) Adulta 40c Tax Inc. Studenta 30c Tax Inc. Children with parenta 11c Tax Inc. Something New A different kind of romance by the screen's master story teller. WALT DISNEY'S Technicolor Feature Bambi His greatest feature since “Snow White”—based on Felix Salten's beloved story. Feature Shown 7:4.*» and 0:4.1 Also— "FOX NEWS REEL" and "The March Of Time' Wednesday anti Thursday DOUBLE FEATURE FEATTRE NO. 1 Gloria Warren Kay Francis Walter Huston in ALWAYS IN MY HEART" FKATTRE NO. 2 Joan DAVIS In ' HE S MY GUY" Adults 22c T ax Inc. Children 17c Tax Inc. Your Phone and 003 will Buy, Sell and Rent for yon. "Change With The Times" RIDE THE BUS! When you go shopping—and other similar short trips--go by bus. Your car must last ior the duration. By using the bus whenever possible, you save your tires and your car for future emergencies. A weekly pass costs only $1. It is transferrable to any member of the family and may be used as often as desired. Delta Transit Co. 1803 7th Ave. N. Phone 1510

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