The Bakersfield Californian from Bakersfield, California on January 13, 1933 · Page 3
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THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN, FRIDAY, JANUARY 13, 1933 .( 0 UEEN : GIRL Nation Rejoices; Boris and > Joanna Felicitated on Happy Occasion MARINES, BACK FROM NICARAGUA, DEPLORE COLD WEATHER AT QUANTICO BASE (AtHoainied Prem Leased Wire) SOFIA, Bulgaria, Jan. 13.—All Bulgaria was celebrating the birth of a princess this mornltiR—the first child of King Boris III and Queen Joanna. The mother nnd baby g\r\ wero both reported In excellent, health. Although Bulgaria's constitution prescribes direct succession by tho mnle line, tho princess wns welcomed with it warmth of affection reminiscent of the reception accorded Queen JoRium when her royal husband' brought her home from Italy two years ago. Tho event naturally renewed spoc- .tilaMon as to tho religion In which any children of Borln and Joanna will be brought up. The law requires that the ruler of Bulgaria must bo a member of the orthodox church, and special permission of the pope was necessary before Boris married the Italian princess. 'The princess' birthday falls Just 17 days before her father's anniversary. The king will be 39 years old January 30. the present heir to the Bulgarian throne Is King Boris' younger brother. Cyril. Boris succeeded his father, Ferdinand, who abdicated In 1018 and has been living since In the duchy of Saxe-Cobunc-Gotha In Germany. One of the most appealing royal romances of Europe was culminated by the marriage of Joanna ' and Boris. There^were almost Insurmountable religious bars to tho union. After years of negotiation, the pope, by special dispensation, ruled ' tho marriage possible. To the Vatican and to Italians generally, tho Catholic marriage ceremony at Assies!, Italy, /October 25, 1930, was the real marriage, and Bulgarian rites which followed were merely a routine public function. FRESNO FIRM GIVEN JOB PORTERVILLE, Jan. 13. (U. P.)— Fresno contracting firm of Jolly & Harrington today held a contract for construction of a new high school gymnasium at Portervllle. The structure will replace one destroyed by fire several weeks ago. The firm's bid was 518.B73. _ (United PretB Q UANTICO, Va., Jan. IS.—Plfty- nlne marine 1 corps aviators, just buck, from tropical Nicaragua, grumbled today about the cold weather and regaled comrades with stories of adventure and tragedy In five years of flyt'ng over jungles and treacherous mountains. Tho flyers returned yesterday In 22 pianos .with a record of having cnr- led 21,000 passengers and 6,COO,000 pounds of freight ranging from military supplies to donkeys and money. Wore they glad to be back? "You bet." said one. "Slity-flvo per cent of us are married and we wanted to get back to our families. "I wouldn't say that the five years tho marines spent In Nicaragua were real warfare, but Just about all of us got In at leant one or two battles with tho Insurgents—and- for some It was as bad as the World War. Take Lieutenant Itutledge and Gunner Simmons, for Instance—they're dead now, and some others, too. "Simmons and another flyer were torced down and were In tho jungle seven days before they could get back to" civilization. They went through hell, all right, and then a couple of months ago Simmons -was patting Leated Wire) himself on the bnck for being a lucky njan when he wont up .aagln with Lieutenant Kutledgo. They cracked up In a storm and that was tho last of them, "That was Just an Incident—Incidents were occurlng all the time, In another "Incident" three flyers got lost hi a stortn and had to lukn to their parachutes over tho junglo. They were spotted In a little clearing tho next day, but tho rescue plancti couldn't got down to them. Two of tho men became 111 with malar In.« Finally after a week, rubber bouts wore dropped to them. The threo floated down a river and wore picked up by brother flyers after 10 days in the jungle. "The follows nvho got tho worst of tho Nlcaraguan duty," tho flyers continued, "wero the poor leathernecks on foot who hud to stay In mountain outposts. They didn't even get In for prty day. Wo flyers took pay day to them—sometimes carried as much as $1D,000 in one plane, and we did not IORO a cent. "What do we miss about Nicaragua? Well, of courHo we got all the wine and whisky we wanted down there It was Just like any other foreign country, and the commanders made no attempt to keep up from drinking." MAKES HIS IN 23 WORDS FAT GIRLS HERE'S A REAL TIP FOR YOU All over the world Kruschen Salts is appealing to girls and women who strive for an attractive, free from fat figure that cannot fail to win ad 1 - mlratlon. Here's the recipe that banishes fat and brlngK Into blossom all the natural attractiveness that every •woman possesses and does It SAFELY and HARMLESSLY. In the morning take one half teaspoon of Kruschen Salts in a glass of hot water before breakfast—cut down on pastry and fatty meats—go light on potatoes, butter, cream and sugar. "It's the little dally dose that takes oft tho fat" and "brings that Kruschen feeling" of energetic health and activity that is reflected in bright eyes, clear skin, cheerful vivacity and charming figure. Efut be sure for your health's sake that you get Kruschen. A bottle that lasts 4 weeks costs you little. Tou »an always get Kruschen at Hughes IJrupr Store, Nineteenth and Chester, Klmball &. Stone, Eastern Drug Co., Service Drug Co., and money back if not satisfied with results after first bottle.—Adv. , (United Prc*» Leaned Wire) NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Jan. 13.— Calvin Coolldge's will, written In his own hand whllo Ho was president, was filed for probate today In Hampshire county Probate Court. The actual will, bequeathing hla entire estate to his widow, wns char- actcrlHtlcally brief, requiring: only 23 words. The will was written on White House stationery and was In a "While House envelope. In tho upper left corner of the paper were engraved the words "Tho White House." Below, In Mr. Coolldge's own handwriting, was the following: "Will of Calvin Coolldge of Northampton', Hampshire County, Massachusetts. "Not unmindful of my son, John, I give all my estate, both real and.per- sonal, to my wife, Grace Coolldge, In fee simple. "Done at Washington, District of Columbia, this twenty-fourth day of December, A. D., Nineteen Twentysix. "CALVIN COOLIDGE." ! Prominent British | Cotton Man, Dead BOLTON, England, Jan. 13.—The world cotton trade lost one of Its most prominent leaders today In the death of William Howarth, 62, one of tho founders of the British Cotton Association and president of the Textile Institute and other organizations known in every country where cotton spinning occurs. THE IDEAL BANDIT TACOMA, Wash., Jan. 13.—From the victim's point of view, Georee Lagerquist, store proprietor, was held up by an Ideal bandit. Just after Lngprqulst had closed his store at 11 o'clock one night a youth knocked at the • door and, when admitted, asked what time it was, and drew a gun. When Lagtrqulst turned Lo the cash register to give up the money, as commanded, the nervous bandit turned end fled from the store. STUCK UP SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 13. (A. P.) Two-months-old May Alice Larson was described by emergency hospital attendants as the neatest case of "home-made lockjaw" they had seen. Her mother explained the baby tried to eat a tube of crockery cement. FOR TOURIST TRADE (Associated Press Leased Wire) \ MEXICO CITY, Jan. 13.—Rafael Perez Taylor, chief of staff of the department of interior, today was named head of the newly created tourist division of the department of national economy. Ho will tako charge at once of tho newly-initiated work, which seeks to attract and aid tourists in visiting Mexico. . Primo Villa Michel, secretary of the department, simultaneously announced that he had called a conference of all government and private agencies Interested in development of tourist travel for next Monday at which time plans for concentrating nnd fermenting official efforts to attract tourists will bo discussed. Officials of the government departments of Immigration, health, treasury, communications and railroad, steamship, aviation and hotel representatives have been Invited to the meeting. The secretary revealed that he hopes to centralize all tourist efforts under one department, and to induce railroads, steamship lines and aviation lines to reduce cost of travel to Mexico as ono means of Increasing the traffic. « • » ALARM "IS WASHOUT CINCINNATI, Jan. 13.—The only person that the emergency squad found when they answered the burglar alarm of the motor coach division of the Cincinnati Street Railway Company was a frightened negro janitor. The man had bean mopping, up tho floor and his mop had accidentally set off the burglar alarm with It. SAVES SCHOOL TIME Two-thirds fewer school days lost due to colds—in tests of Vicks Colds-Control Plan. You have Vicks VapoRub for treating colds. Now, get Vicks Nose Drops—the new aid in preventing colds—and use as directed in Vicks Plan. for BETTEK CONTROL OF COLDS GRAND OPENING of a New Paint Department and the Appointment of Brock's as Distributers of TYRE'S PAINTS Complete Assortment of PAINTS, WALLPAPERS, PICTURE FRAMES, MIRRORS, Etc. Opening Day Saturday, Jan. 14 Everybody is invited. A useful gift will be presented to you in appreciation of your visit to this new paint department on Ihe opening day—tomorrow, Saturday. Housewares, Downstairs. Special, for Opening Day Only VARNISH»$1.00 a Gallon OLMLBRQCKCO Greater Brock Day-Saturday! IN THIS BIG All. items advertised 1 for Friday the 13th again on sale tomorrow as well as these additional items. Pigskin Gloves They're smart and so soft and pliable, they make excellent driving gloves—in this sale at two pairs for the price of CLEARANCE $1.98 Capeskin Gloves Equally suitable for driving or street wear. Six-button length with a wide flare^ toj). Regularly $2.95 . $1.98 Gloves—Main Floor The Season's Fashion Sensation! Fashion Floor Dresses Take Further Sweeping Reductions VALUES TO $49.75 Perhaps you've waited—if .you have you'll get the values of your life in this group—pur entire stock of better dresses, including Daytime, Afternoon, Dinner and Evening styles ... to give you some idea of the values, we list hereunder descriptions of the garments. '17 No. Color and Material One—Black Crepe One—Brown Crepe One—Brown Rabbit Cloth. One—Blue Crepe One—Green Crepe One—Black Crinkly Satin One—Brown Velvet One—Black Velvet One—Black Velvet One—Black Crinkly Satin One—Green Crinkly Satin Style Daytime Daytime Daytime Afternoon Two-Piece Two-Piece Afternoon Afternoon Afternoon Evening Evening Size 16 16 16 16 18 38 18 20 18 18 14 Was Was Was Was Was Was Was Was Was Was Was $39.75 $39.75 $39.75 $35.00 $35.00 $35.00 $49.75 $49.75 .$39.75 $39.75 $39.75 All at One Low Price . $17.00 Brock's—Fashion Floor The New Spring Nelly Don Dresses Are Here—See Our Windows Slips or Dance Sets Shiny! New! and Special! Straw Fabrics $O95 Turbans and tiny brims that deserve to create a lot o£ excitement, they're so "next-minute" ... but they'll look just right right now above your fur collar! Black . ... cocoa . . . new colors. Millinery—Fashion Floor Pure Dye Tested Silk Pure dye crepe slips, true bias cut, beautifully lace trimmed top and bottom — lovely dance sets, also lace trimmed. Colors: Tea Rose and Flesh. Brock's—Second Floor Silverware Sale 1 XT« tifincilltr V n ft »r •* lit •» L- AC* BH Nationally Known Makes Hurry for this sale—all makes, Rogers, Community Plate, Tudor Plate, Holmes and Edwards, at one-fourth their regular prices. Buy It on the Hudget Plan. Silvenvare—Main Floor 4 OFF Don't Miss This Sale! rpILE TOP Coffee $ Tables 3 85 The lowest price we have ever sold these handsome tables for—base of Philippine hard mahogany. Size 18x18' inches, with four gay colored tiles. By far the most remarkable values ever offered in Coffee Tables. . Art Department—-Second Floor Boys' Trousers Sizes 2 to U years. Hcgulurly $3.lf>. At. Sizes 7 to 18 years. Regularly $3.95. At.. $2.95 $3.45 Mothers—bring your boy Saturday and profit by these savings—all-wool trousers, slack model, in Ian, browns and blue mixtures. . Another Group Also a slack model—broken sizes in ul] wool trousers, black and brown mixtures. Sizes 6 to 18 yrs. Regularly $2.95 Hoys' Shop—Main Floor Lovely Fur-Trimmed Coats All $16.50 Values Also Untrimmed Sport Coats in This Sale! . . . Wonderful! We arc determined to close out all Winter Coats, so tomorrow sees another sweeping reduction—come! Dres^s Coals with ample furs, Tweed Coats in s'mart sport styles—styles to wear now and 'way into spring. All prevailing style modes. . a Dress Coats in browns and blacks; Sport Coats in black, brown, wine, black and white. Sizes 14 to 14. Brock's—Downstairs Store Polo Coats Reduced Down conies Ihe price again on these popular and modish coals—Trojan and regulation models, silk lined, nil wuol fabrics; in broiwn, navy and tan. Regularly $10.75. Now— Brock's—Downstairs Store MALCOLM BROCK CO. KERN COUNTY^ PROGRESSIVE ITORE • BAKER/FIELD

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