The Ludington Daily News from Ludington, Michigan on September 14, 1939 · Page 10
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Ludington, Michigan
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Thursday, September 14, 1939
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THE DAILY NEWS—LUDINGTON, MICHIGAN. THURSDAY, SEPT. 14, 1939. LIVE FOR 161 Jl DAY Several Thousand Young Americans Are Traveling under New Idea This Year By SAM JACKSON (AP Feature Service Writer) SAN FRANCISCO—Dollar-a- day vacations were enjoyed by several thousand young Americans this summer as the result of an idea imported from Europe. They furnished their own locomotion—chiefly bicycling or hiking—and spent their nights | at Youth Hostels. The cost of < putting up at a hotel was 25 cents a night, plus 5 cents for fuel. There are now 203 such hostels in the United States. All ire In scenic or historical re- j gions and are organized into j "loops." Hostels are 15 or 20 miles apart. j The idea is that the traveler i can cover this distance in one day afoot or on a bicycle, or, in rare cases, on horseback or in a canoe. Vacationists who want to whiz through 300 miles of scenery in a day via auto- | mobile are distinctly not wel- i come. I New chains of hostels this year have been set up In Missouri, eastern Iowa, Indiana, and West Virginia.. There is a complete chain of hostels, for the first time, running from Valley Forge. Pa., to Montreal. Youth hostels originated in Europe. There are 4,500 in 20 countries. The idea was brought to the United States five years ago by Isabel and Monroe Smith, who formerly were scout executives. A Non-Profit Scheme This couple set up the first hostel in Northfield, Mass. The first loop was in New England. Today the movement is organized into the American Youth Hostels, Inc., a non-pro- tflt organization and is run by a distinguished board of governors headed by Dr. Mary E. Woolley, former president of Mt. Hplyoke college. The nation is divided Into eight administrative regions. Hostels are multiplying. In \ 1838, there were 26,498 overnight guests. East of the Mis- j sissippi, 80 percent of these arrived by bicycle, while in the west hikers and' cyclists were evenly divided. Fifty-four percent were girls, 48 percent boys. And what is a hostel? It can be anything from a specially-built rustic lodge to a schoolhouse, just so it provides adequate, separate quarters for men and women and measures up to "certain standards in sanitation, cooking facilities, etc. A large number of hostels are rural homes, where house, porch or barn provides ample bunk room. All are under control of "house parents"—normally the owners of the house —and are sponsored by a local citizens' committee. Sing for Entertainment Blankets are furnished and food is bought locally, but the hostelers carry a linen sleeping bag, tableware and toilet articles. Drinking is forbidden, smoking discouraged. A wholesome sing-song is the usual evening entertainment and the curfew is 10 p. m. A typical hostel accommodates 10 men and 10 women, and persons "from 4 to 94" may use It. People of high school and college age, however, are at present the greatest hostel- ers. The Smiths, who are still executive heads of the movement and operate out of Northfield, accent the desirability at hosteling in distant parts of the United states and abroad. This Interchange of scenes and interest among the youth of the world, at low cost, is to them a major attraction and justification of the movement. AT THE FAIR obtain each number of the winning ticket. In other words, if the wheel should turn up a "3" on its first spin, all ticket numbers other than those beginning with a "3" should be ! discarded but not until the j winner has been officially de- I clared to be on the grounds. I If not on the grounds, another I number will be drawn. Race Results White pen beans •• $2.00 Yellowcye henna $2.75 Poultry Leghorn hens. 3 Ibs. and up lie Heavy hens 14c Plymouth Rock springers, under 4 Ibs 17c Plymouth Rock springers, 4 Ibs. and up 17o Colored springers 15o Grain Shelled corn, cwt $1.05 Rye, cwt 85c Oats, cwt -..$1.00 Wheat, cwt $1.00 Produce Eggs 19o ! Hides Beef 4c ELLA CARVER, international lady high diver, said to be the only lady in the world doing an 80-foot forward dive into a tank of fire. The act, one of the features of the World of Pleasure shows at this week's Western Michigan fair, is staged without charge twice daily, once in the afternoon and once in the evening. Fair Is in Swing; Many Attend (Continued from Page 1) stores in Ludington, Scottville and elsewhere closed for the afternoon. Many merchants and their employes were in evidence o nthe grounds, the grandstand being well filled in the afternoon and again in the evening. Second day's harness races were set for this afternoon at 2 p. m., including a 2:18 pace and a 2:14 trot. Final races of the three-day meet will take place Friday afternoon, at 2 p. m. On Results of Wednesday afternoon's opening of the three-day Western Michigan fair harness racing schedule: 2:24 trot, first, N. L. Armstrong, Sandusky, O.; [second, Deep Run Lela, owned by McClure; third, Jacquelyne, b. m., owned by W. L. Meyer of Fowlerville; fourth, Mack Hamilton, b.g., owned by Charlie Tay- j lor of Coopersville; fifth, Bin Heir. blk. h., owned by Fred Hoff' man of Grand Rapids. Time, : ;2:19. 2:18 3 / 4 , 2:174. 2:14 pace, I first, Halley Boy, br. g.. owned by ' iFred C. Striffler of Caro; sec-: jond, Swift Direct, b.g.. owned by ! p. Reed of Northville; third, Vir- i ginia Cricket, b.m.. owned by Phil ! i Wright of Sandusky, O.; fourth, ; Annabelle Gordon, b.m., owned I by L. C. Manville of Grand Rap: ids. Time, 2:13 v i, 2:11, 2:l\>/ 2 . I Makes Honor Roll; Never in School Saginaw Beans (Quotations In Dollars and Centsl SAGINAW. Mich.. Sept. 14.— i/P)— Michigan Bran Shippers' Association Thursday prices: Hnndplcked pen beans, per cwt., 3.50; handpicked red kidneys, light, 3.50: dark. J.50: handpicked yelloweyes, 3: hnndplcked choice rtclenned cranberries, light. 3.50; dark, 3. ' RADIO HIGHLIGHTS is Key station of each network lis'i'd in the programs. Thi> Networks: WEAP-WTAM, WTM.T. WOV, WIAV. WSM. WMAQ, WOOD. WW.I. WJZ — WI.S. WTMJ. WMAQ, WXYZ, WIAV. WOOD. WAHC — W.1R. W11AS, WBBM. programs will be for 15 minutes. "All foreign pickups arc tentative. NBC will go to Europe only when there is definite news material. Otherwise news summaries and bulletins will be read during' periods scheduled for such pickups." TONIGHT: WEAF-NBC — 6 Fred Waring; 6:15 Luther-Layman singers: 7 Rudy Vallee hour; 8 Good News with Fanny Brice: 0 Bob Burns' Music hall. WABC-CBS—6:15 The Parker family: 6:30 J. E. Brown; 7:30 Strange as It Seems: 9 Lord Dunsany's "The Use of Man"; 9:30 Paul V. McNutt. Federal Security administrator, on "Social Aims of Taxation." WJZ-NBC—6 p. m. Easy Aces; 6:30 Fables in Rhythm with Ed East; 7 Vicki Chase, soprano; 8 Toronto symphony orchestra; 9 "1001 Wives." MBS-Chain—7:30 The First Offender; 8:30 Alfred Wallen- stoin's Sinfonietta: 9:30 Henry Wevcr's Concert rovue. home-talent horse racing. Fair week baseball series was to continue this afternoon with a game between* Scottville and Todd-L-Inn team of Ludington. Playoff game will be Friday afternoon. The games start at 3:30 on the diamond in front of the grandstand. Large crowds continued today build- the 4- three at the east end of the grounds, and elsewhere in individual exhibits on the grounds. ; SALEM, W. Va.—(/P)—Eigh- i teen-year-old Kathleen Wade : completed her second year of | high school the other day after i participating in virtually all of j the classroom discussions with! out being inside the school build- I ing. ' .Kathleen, an invalid since 1933, i lives four blocks from Salem high school. And through an intercommunication system, with one ! loud speaker in her room, an- i other in the classrooms,'she at- i tended her courses. I She made the school honor \ roll and contributed materially, ; her teachers said, to the class i room discussion. | Four years ago the girl was the I victim of infantile paralysis. | Now, with braces and crutches, ; she can make her way about a ilittle. ! Physicians believed that she i should not do too much walking l so the inter-communication sys- i tern was rigged up. By the i switch of a lever, she can answer i questions which the teacher asks. CAM, UCTTK11S .'iNII KILOCYCLE KRKQUENCY CKI.W 840, KDKA 98(1. KFAR 770, KPI 6-40 KMOX 1090. KOA 830. KYW 1020, WBBM 77" WCFI, 970. WHAT, 1OCO, JVCCO 310. WABC 860. WKAR 850. WDAP (310. WEAP U60, WENR 870, WON 7lM WOY 780, WHAM 1150. WHAS £20 WHO 1000. WI13O 570. WJJD 1130, WSM G50. W.IR 750. W.I7, YtJfl. WUS 870 WLW 700. WMBI 1080, WKZO 590 WMAQ 670 WOOD 1270. WOW 590. WO WO 11CO WSB 74(1, WTAM 1070, WTIC 10CO, WKBZ 1500. WTMJ G20. j FRIDAY: WEAF-NBC 11:50 : a. m. Alice Cornell: 12:45 p. in. •Words and Music; 2:15 Ma Per- ikins. WABC-CBS-8 a. m. Rich;' ard Maxwell; 10 It Happened in 'Hollywood: 4:15 The Three Treys. WJZ-NBC—9:15 Morin Sisters; 11 a. m. Meet the Artists: 11:30 Farm and Home hour. MBS-Chain— '2 p. m. Marriage License Romances. FRIDAY l i Bohemia: Sound Pictures: GSB London 8:30 pondent." play. SHORT WAVES: ue 6:55 Airs of Old DJD Berlin 7:30 GSF, GSD, "War Corrcs- i Fair Notes One of the many interesting exhibits at the fair is a 128- year-old quilt, shown in the domestic science and arts exhibit at the west end of the main room in the general exhibits building. The quilt is owned by Mrs. James McMaster of Custer and was made in 1811 by her mother. It took first place for the oldest quiit. Many other i Detrou Edison''.::::::::::::::::::: i is-5 MARKETS AND FINANCE (Additional Markets on Page 9) NE WYOKK STOCKS (2:30 P. M. E.U.T. Prires) Adams Express 11 Am Can 112 Am Smelt &. Re! 57 > , Am Tel i; Tel 162' , Am Wat Wks 12 " Anaconda 35 Armour of 111 7 Auburn Auto 4 Aviation Corporation 6 38 Bordeii 21 Calumet <fe Hecla 9 Ches & Ohio 41 Chrysler 88 Colum G & El 7'; Com'wlth South 1'i Curtiss Wright (Eastern Standard Time) NEW YORK. Sept. 14.—Senator William E. Borah of Idaho, dean of the "Isolationist" group in Congress, will talk on "Neutrality" Umnht at 9:30 over WJZ-NBC. He will speak from Washington. At the same time. Henry F. Grady. assistant. secretary of state, will commont on "Consumer Interest in Foreign Trade." over WABC-CBS. from New York. After releasing its revised schedule for broadcasts on the European war. NBC Wednesday made this further statement: "All the news summary programs . . . will run for five minutes. The foreign pickups will run approximately from 5 to -15 minutes and the regularly scheduled commercial news LEG PAINS MAY BE DANGER SIGN | Of Tired Kidneys | Ii backache and k-sr pains are m:ikinp you miserable, dun'l jiist cumVliun and do initliin-r about them. Nature may be warning you that your kidneys need attenUon. i The kidney sure Nature's chief way of taking excess acids and poisonous wruste out of the blood. They help most People pass about 3 pi sis a day. i I/ the 15 miles of kidney tubes and filters ' tloiVt work well, poisonous svo.sU- matter stuys in ti.i: blood. These poisons may suirt n.iK'triiiK burVaches, rheumatic pains, let; pmns. loss of pel/ ind enervy. Kettin^ up nisrhts, .swelling. purTu.ess under the eyes, headaches and dizziness. Frequenter scanty passages with smarting and burning sometimes shov.s there U something wrong with your kidneys or • bladder. ' Don't wait! Ask ynur dratrKist for Doan'3 ; Pill*, used successfully by millions for o\ er 40 > cars. They j^ive happy relief and will help the 1". miles of kidney tubes Hush out poisonous I wastf from the blood. Cel Lilian's I'ilN today and ask for new money-saving Family Size. quilts are also shown. Everyone seemed agreed Wednesday night that this year's grandstand professional j ilit N7ck"'can vaudeville show, consisting of! [Pj;,™ eight acts, is the best in the history of the fair. Elec P & L 9' t General Elec 41 73 Gen Foods 39 1 ",, General Mot 53^, Hudson Mot 6 5 ii Int Harvest Jerry Carmen, ceremonies of the The Sheriff Was His Own Scientist BOULDER, Colo. (^)—A prisoner captured by Sheriff George Rkhart had a set of burglar's tools in his possession, with a bottle that appeared to be filled •With nitroglycerine. The bottle remained in the sheriff's office for 24 hours while Officers speculated about its contents. One of them suggested the sheriff should send it to chemists for an analysis. "I know a quicker way to find out about it,' 1 said the sheriff. And he took it to a remote spot, attached a can, lighted the fuse and sped away to watch results. In a moment the stuff exploded, blowing a hole four feet deep and four feet wide In the earth. 43 99':. Marshall Field 15'ii Masonlte Corp ... Montgomery Ward master Of ; Motor Wheel p-rinrktfinrl ' Nash-Kelvir.ator grandstand Natlcmal Blscult high i Natl Power & Light Compliment New York Central 20 " over the loud speaker Wednes- ! packanf' ner ' can 2 'day night. The band is furnish-i i-vnuey <j'c') ing music afternoon and eve- ! ^.'.PS Dodge 45 ning for the fair. "I've played at 20 fairs this summer," Carmen said, "and I haven't found as fine a musical group anywhere." NO CHARGE FOR DANCING ORCHESTRA FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY NIGHTS Everyone Welcome! LIQUOR — BEER — WINE — MIXED DRINKS. Wever's Itm-Walhalla Philips Pete Pullman Hacllo Radio Keith-Orp Reo Motor Kepubllc Bteel St. L-San Fran Stars-Roebuck South Cal Edison . Standard Brands . Standard Gas & El Standard Oil Cal 32' 4 Standard Oil Ind Stand Oil N J 52'.4 Ptudebaker 8> 0 Underwood El 41 Union Carbide seen in this region. His manager j Ur >'°n aciric 100 said he took first place in a uTste^' 1 ' 3 ' contest at Cubs' park in Chica- Wabash z^> go, being the one who flips Yellow T & ~ himself around all four bases in The littlest fellow in the Bonta Troupe of Arab performers holds the world's tumbling record, according to his manager. And he looks and acts it, being one of the fastest acrobats ever shortest time doing a steady series of handsprings. — Net change Again, don't miss the grand- Today 75.7 stand entertainment — nnri JV'^lV""..'!">' •• 15? Stock Averages, Sept. 14 (Compiled By The Associated Press) 30 15 15 CO Indust Rails Util Stocks ALWAYS LOOK UNDER BED ,, WQRLAND, Wyo.<>P)—Mr. and [ b , M$p, I-ee Phillips searched all through the house seeking their * WO-year-old daughter when Ifty failed to find her in bed lere she had been napping, tally they called the sheriff. if an hour later, after they turned home, they found the '\A safely asleep under a bed. i» had taken a tumble from , |q floor and then rolled over fcer nap, ^ . States national and biological sur- wWre t ,saved the largest Ameri- frotn ex- DON'T miss the flower show, exhibits of fruit and farm prod- Month ago Y( ar ago 1939 1939 High Low 07.8 C9.0 ucts, domestic science and'arts, j S $ wn %\ canned goods, 4-H club work, i 1933 LOW 49.2 livestock etc I Movement in Kecent Years ' ' 1932 Low 17.5 8.7 23.9 1929 High 146.9 153.9 184.3 — 1927 Low Fair Awards Winners of Wednesday night's $50 awards were: Hilda Peterson, Lawrence Darke, Mrs. Joseph Terryn, Frank Benak, Elton Phillips, Leonard Andersen Elsie Blucher, Mrs. Grove Taylor and Reed Harris. Tonight's $50 in awards, fair officials said, will be presented in shorter time, immediately after the grandstand vaudeville show. Last of the $50 awards will be Saturday night. Winner of the free automobile, grand award of Fair week, will be determined Friday night in front of the grandstand, about 9:15 p. m., Immediately following the grandstand vaudeville show. Persons holding merchants' coupon tickets must be oresent with their tickets to be eligible. They are advised ,to have their tickets arranged In advance in separate piles, one pile for each fft of tickets having the same first digit. A wheel, bearing numbers fcom 1 to 8, will be turned to THE MARKETS LOCAL M/tHKKTS Light red kidney beans Dark red kidney beans Dark cranberry beans Light cranberry beans TEMPERATURE «.«* TODAY AT 11:00/7 Weather Forec&Ml Lower Michigan: Generally fair and continued warm tonight ind Friday. BUILD THEM IN— Every woman likes to have plenty of cupboards —Why not build them into your present kitchen? It can be done at a small expense. THK LUDINGTON LUMBER CO. For Correct Ths* Phone 99 LIONEL SIR CEDRIC BARRYMORE • HARDWICKI Beulah Bondi • Una Merkel Note: For your own enoyment be sure to see "On Borrowed Time"—und see it from the BEGINNING. ^SUNDAY^ 'M^NDA^YrTUESDA^ "BLACKMAIL" with Edward G. Robinson Perfection fake and Pastry Flour lb. bag 24'i lb. bap 20c 73c Pillsbury's PANCAKE FLOUR Pillsbury's FARINA package 9c Shurfine SPICES All kinds „„,, 10c Ball Mason JARS do/, pis. qls. Pure Mich. Ciller Rice Fancy Blue Rose Ibs. ORIENTAL BEAN SPROUTS 2 cans 19c ORIENTAL CHOW MEIN NOODLES per can 15c ORIENTAL SHOW YOU SAUCE 6 oz. 19c DEL MONTE COFFEE lb - 26c SHURFINE COFFEE lb. 25c RITZ CRACKERS package 23c KARO SYRUP,. . . .Blue Label, iy 2 lb. can, 12c; 5 lb. pail 29c KENNY BAKER ]ein Colin • Mattyn Gieta D'OUY CARTE CHORDS A Gloria DICKJON Dtnmi MOBCAN Maile WILSON FRIDAY AM) SATURDAY YOU CAN'T DODGE MR. BRINK!... Roxey cans VEGETABLES , 60c PEACHES, TOMATOES, per bush-H per bushel Git APES, sweet home grown, per basket APPLKS ' 10 ,b,15c SQUASH, per lb. CAi',B.<u;i:, hard heads lb. (;RI:I;\ PEPPERS, CAI'1,11 I.OU'Elt, I:iri;<» while heads, ONIONSi 10!';, 17c MEATS BI-'EF SHOUT KIBS, lb. PORK SAUSAOK, FIIANKI-'IIRTEHS, IUNC1 BOLOGNA, UAIMBUKCiEK, 12ic 21c 2 , te 33C MEAT LOAF, O Veal, Beef and Ham « Ibs. BACON, Chunk 20c box 22c 2 Bars Palmnlivc Soap Free! BETTER FOR WASHING FINE FABRICS AND DISHES NEW SUPER SOAP Concentra led SUPER SUDS In the Blue Uox BRILLO medium package 9c WAX RITE, Self-Polishing Floor Wax pt. 39c large size 9^f* j 1 reg. si/.e free"'*'*''! USE VELNOT SOAP Camay Soap large package Am. Family Flakes lK ^^t ME M B E R €• N R P G THE WORLD'S LARGEST FOOD DISTRIBUTORS 'i. I: PICKLING SPICES, Shurfine pkg. lOc J § JAR RINGS, 12 cut 2 dozen 9c |j BALL MASON CAN TOPS dozen 19c |: I ywv^A^vvwJ^^ t*t\' t>,. ILH> E&,, ..i. :*, .'.,. itu.

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