Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa on November 6, 1970 · Page 14
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Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa · Page 14

Carroll, Iowa
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Friday, November 6, 1970
Page 14
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-Junior Editor Quiz on- SATELLITES Daily Times Herald Features OUT OUR WAY By NIG COCHRAN OUR BOARDING HOUSE . . . wltli . . . MAJOR HOOPLI QUESTION. When was the first satellite launched and what holds them up? ANSWER: A man-made satellite, released from a rocket high up in the thinnest part of the earth's atmosphere, must have enough circular velocity to provide centrifugal force. This force, pushing outward, just balances the force of gravitation which tends to pull the satellite down. Balanced like this, a satellite can whirl high up around the earth for a long time. Our present jSpace Age began when, on October 4, 1957, the first man-made satellite, the Russian Sputnik 1, was launched "into space, orbiting the earth until January 4, 1958. We illustrate the American Satellite Telstar, sent aloft by Bell Telephone Laboratories in 1962, which can receive TV signals from the U. S., amplify and rebroadcast them so they can be picked up in England. Many other satellites, are now orbiting the earth. By 1968, a group of ,63 nations were cooperating in the use of 5 satellites to transmit signals across both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. Another, separate group of satellites (24 in 1968) is also orbiting the earth, being operated by the U. S. Department of Defense. (Chris Holm of Duluth, Minn., wins a prize for this question. You can win $10 cash plus AP's handsome World Yearbook of your question, mailed on a postcard to Junior Editors in care of this newspaper, is selected for a prize.) ACROSS I "The Outcasts ^of Flat" Z " van Winkle" 9 "Annabel 32 Expiate . 13 Hail! 14 Miss Lupfno, actress 35 Covered with ceramic pieces 16 Small hard nutlets 18 "The . Letter" .20 Aroma 21 Jewel ,22 Honey (pharm.) 23 That can be performed, like a concerto 27 Down with (Fr.) SI Gibbon 32 Irish legislature ; 33 Narrow ribbon cloth 34 Grape disease 36 Polynesian chestnut 38 Insect 39 Nipa palm 40 Molars, for example 42 Stir 44 Aeronautical group (ab.) 45 Blaze of light 48 Build up by deposition, as by river silt 52 Those on lease 54 Vegetable 55 Number 56 English rivet 57 Class, as of plants 58 Proselyte to Judaism 59 Mineral spring 60 Elicit DOWN 1 Touches lightly 2 Of the ear 3 Soft drink ilavor 4 Vim 5 Paint pigment (2 words) 6 Enraptured 7 Vine S Resembling indigo 9 Twine 10 Biblical garden 11 Direction 17 Acclaim 19 Prohibition 22 Liquefying 23 Prayer 24 "The -—of the Mohicans" 25 Sacred vessel 26 Falsehood teller 28 Child 29 Copyist 30 Observes 35 Separated 37 Spiritual meaning of words 41 Mended, as a sock 43 Acts 45"The Celebrated Jumping- of Calaveras County" 46 Smooth in phonetics 47 Biblical character 48 On the ocean 49 Primitive Japanese 50 Chinese monkey 51 Else (Scot.) 53 Twilled cloth TIZZY By Kate Osann CARNIVAL By Dick Turner i0 TWO t* KM, Jnt.^* AM. J Wt 'o.S. f*. Off. 'Would you BELIEVE—the women's lib is AGAINST wolf whittles!' SIDE GLANCES By Gill Fox 'We're finalizing our plans for our trip to Washington. How many puffs in 'reparations'?!" m 1570 by NEA. lnc.,T.M..St3. U.S. Pol. Off. 'When I said .o u*e the 'hard sell,' I meant on old J. B. . . , nor his secretary!" BUGS BUNNY By HEIMDAHL b STOFFEL BREAST OF HALIBUT W/TH ALL THE TRIMMINGS... AND PLEASE HUPRyjTHIS IS MY BUSY r DAY> .— X I HAVE AN IMPORTANT BOARD MEETING* AT TWO... A CONFERENCE WITH MY BANKERS AT FOUR... By CROOKS & LAWRENCE WELL. I'LL- BE UORN5W06611-PI ...ITS THAT £W6ET LIT/TLB I GIRL. FROM TUB FOUWPLING HOME WHO CAN'T TALK! „© 1970 t r NEA, I*., _TM. US. OH SHORT RIBS By FRANK O'NEAL V- 4. THE FLINTSTONES By HANNA-BARBERA OKAY/ HERE'S THE 6UN /...WHAT'LL I po NOW?:.. 1 SHOOT THE MOSQUITO/' ,,/AA j - PRISCILLA'S POP By AL VERMEER ALLEY OOP By V. T. HAMLIN WONDERFUL ) YEZZIR.' \wELL, THANK YOU.' V"N x Ik / 7\ MEAL,YOUR / MIGHTY" I WISH I HAD t HIGHNESS/ / TASTY MY/SOME NICE FRUIT DEAR; / TO OFFER YOU I MEN FOR DESSERT, BUT J >M ...GOO'MESS, WHERE'S YOUR FRI0NP OFF TO IN SUCH A WINTHROP By DICK CAVALLI I BELIEVE YOU WHEN VOL) SAY YOU'LL NEVER HITANOTHER KID. I BELIEVE I CAN CALL YODA SILU/ APE RIGHT TO VOLR FACE WITH COMPLETE S4FETVJ FRECKLES By HENRY FORMHALS CAMPUS CLATTER By LARRY LEWIS

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