Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa on October 26, 1970 · Page 6
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Junior tditor Quiz on- BEARS HORTH,THE. POLAR BEAR HMDS PLENTY IN THE WINTER WOODS, FOOD IS HARDER TO PINO — QUESTION: Why do bears have to hibernate? ANSWER: Not all bears hibernate. It is a curious fact that the tiny floating creatures of the sea, or plankton, grow in more abundance in colder water than in warmer. Since fish feed on the plankton, fish are also found in great abundance in far Northern waters. This also means that fish-eating seals are very common in Northern seas. Since the great white polar bear has a special fondness for seal meat, this means again that polar bears have an abundant supply of food close to the floating cakes of ice on which they live. Abundant food is necessary to animals which keep active during the winter. Besides his food, the polar bear has perfect insulation from the cold in his heavy, waterproof coat. The female polar bear, however, does look for a cave or hollow in an iceberg; she wants a protected spot in which to bear and nourish her cubs. In contrast, the black bear, the most common American kind, finds his food supply severely cut down in winter. There are no more insects or berries and most small animals are hibernating. So the wise black bear finds a sheltered nook and curls himself up for a long winter's sleep. (Pam Pettus of Oak Ridge, Tenn., wins a prize for this question. You can win $10 cash plus AP's handsome World Yearbook if your question, mailed on a postcard to Junior Editors in care of this newspaper, is selected for a prize.) TIZZY By Kate Osann 0 9 000 QQ Q 000 0 Off 0 "he flunked me on my composition—he felt I should know more about th« invention of the TELEPHONE! By Gill Fox SIDE GLANCES "(t wcs Ruth s idea of a great trip: 6,000 miles of flift thopt featuring end-of-the-Mason prices!' CAPTAIN EASY Daily Times Herald Features . . . Comics Monday, October 26, 1970 Spanish Variety Answer to Previous Pu«fe ACROSS 3 Spanish city 6 Spanish river 30 Spanish saint 12 Spanish seaport 14 Sultanic decrees 15 Kind of bomb 16 Greek god of forests 17 Silence! 1!) Spun, as cloth 20 Spanish jnonetary unit 23 Abner's father (Bib.) 24 Absalom's .sister (Bib.) 27 Koman ruler 29 Insect stage 30 Liturgical garment 34 Bullfighter 06 Trumpet sound 37Sl.Philip—- 38 Ancient country in Asia Minor 39 Spanish cheer 42 Petty ruler 44 Electrical xinits 46 Chinese "way" 47 Choose 50 City on the Tagus 52 Don Quixote's home town 55 Hidden shooter 56 Superior sets 57 Italian city 58 Cultivates Jam! DOWN 1 On tiptoe 2 Girl's name 3 Shah's country 4 Guided 5 Ibsen heroine 6 Consume food 7 Sudden calamity 8 Spanish man's name 9 Pointed arch 11 Poisonoi.* serpents 12 Signify 13 Maple genus 18 Spanish miss 20 Heathen 21 Eats away 22 Near East area 24 Man's nickname 25 Liturgical cup 26 Entangle 28 Lowest deck of a ship 31 John (Gaelic) 32 Boundary (comb, form) 33 Newspaper service group (ab.) 35 Public speaker 39 Food remnants 40 Sierra • • 41 New York island 43 New York city 45 Clan in ancient Ireland 47 Eight (comb, form) 48 Word of disgust 49 Soviet news agency 51 English river 53 High mountain 54 Nothing CARNIVAL By Dick Turner WO ly NtA, l»f., T.M. l,j U.S. Pol. Olf. ' ''Oh, no, I'm not the football coach. Ma'am ... I just drive the school bus!" BUGS BUNNY By HEIMDAHL & STOFFEL 8UG5 \5 PULLING HIS PHOSJY SLEEPWALKING WOUTIK1E AGAIN SO HE CAN WAID MY .WEFWIGEWATOR.' I FIGURED HE'D GO FOR THE WOAST SEEFi YOU FORGOT THE f MUSTARD! 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