The Ludington Daily News from Ludington, Michigan on October 20, 1939 · Page 4
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Ludington, Michigan
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Friday, October 20, 1939
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CAGE FOUR THE DAILY NE\^S—LUDINGTON. MICHIGAN FRIDAY, OCT. 20, 1939. THE LUDINGTON DAILY NEWS Trademark ReRlsterrd V. S. Patent Office with which is consolidated the Mason County Enterprise of Scottvillc, Mich. Pnbtllhrd every evening, save Sunday, at The Daily News Building, Rath Ave. *t Court St., Ludington, Mich. Entered as second class matter at post office, tudington. Mich., under act of March 3, 1897. The Associated Press Is exclusively entitled to the use for republlcation of all nnri dlxpfltches credited to It or not otherwise credited In this paper and also the I local news published therein. AH right for rcpublication of special dispatches and local news Hems herein are also rcstivcd. MEMBER OF Associated Press Audit Bureau of Circulation Inland Daily Press Association If paper is not received by 6:30 p. m., telephone 4321 and prompt delivery will be made by messenger „.. . TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION f». i Ludln f. ton: By carrier 15c per week. Paid in advance: $7.50 per year, -«J , mo " tlls - By Mail: In trading territory, paid In advance, $3.00 per » i°< r m °nths; Sl.OO for three months; 35c for one month. Outside territory paid in advance: $4.00 per year; $2.50 for six months; $1.25 for tnree months; 5(lc for one month. Canada and foreign, fG.OO per year Passenger on Sunken Athenia Gives Interesting Eye-Witness Account WRITTEN FOR AND RELRASKU RY CF.NTRAL PRESS ASSOCIATION HALLOWE'EN 'FUN' Hallowe'en is still quite a .SIKK-<> away. hn( Iliere is always tlial ceHnin early uryc on (he par! of children, esjK>- cially lit lie children hetween (he aues of about 14 lo 18. Below (ha( - iitfo. (he ni»»e is chiefly for fun and (he pranks are. for (he most pnrt, innocent and understandable. In (he '(eens, however, (liere is likely In lie a minority group who feels it cannot have mil hi»-(ime fun wiflionl pounding something (o pieces or otherwise cansin»' senseless destruction. A Her (he damage is done, (hey nsuallv wonder why (h"y did it, for (hen it seems prelty diimlt after all. So this is a f-ood season for parents to remind children —all (he children up to the ajj'e of 1S or :N)—(hat the next two weeks are a jjood time to fhink twice liefore tiiniinu innocent fun into vandalism. A majority of them will do it anyway. lm( a reminder at this season is always in order. It need only he rememherd that fun is one iliin»-: hoodlumism is another. Kew persons desire res) net ions on legitimate Hallowe'en fun. hut there is no reason why (he so- palled celebrations should start 10 days ahead of time and continue long; after the day is done. Hallowe'en never was and certainly is not. in ihese days, any excuse for senseless destruction against persons who in many cases can ill-afford to experience the damage that is thoughtlessly directed at them. That kind of "fun" deserves the best addition of the police department BTNOPSIS Guests at Hill House, a New England •uminor resort, are amazed when Dr. Pnul Ruthorford tolls them his mother has been poisoned by a small drink of whiskey he thinks was intended for him. Among them are Sally Gordon, spending her first vacation there; her close friends, Rhoda and her fianre, Duncan; Dr. Paul's sistpr. Pauline; Coral Easton. Bruce Orton, Joseph Barry and Dr. Neal Peake and Josie Peake. children of Mrs. Poake. the proprietor. Not long after Josie discovers that someone has ransacked her room, she confides to Sally that she is worried and tells her all about "the Bpite fence." erected near Hill House by Miss Ivy Newcomb. estranged sister ot Mrs. Peake. Josie is friendly with Alan Murray, who lives at Miss Ivy's, and that infuriates her brother, Ncal. He likes Coral Easton, fur whom Josie has no use. SALLY'S SURPRISE It came as quite a sluwk to read a day or so a?r<» t], a f Miss Sally Rand, \vliose antics at Chicago's Century of Progress and San Francisco's Hold en date exposition were widely heralded, has filed voluntary bankruptcy at San Francisco, listing debts of .f<>-U;:-M and assets of SS.OdT. Most, persons liad supposed tliat Miss Hand, with her fan and bubble d'ances and her nude ranch at this year's Son Francisco fair, was simply coining money. Now it turns "•»* that she hasn't even been making a bare living. It is a pleasure, however, lo kno\v that (he public as gullible as most of us feared. IS1I The hospital fund. \vi the donor who doesn't waft to be asked. would also appreciate That Montana farm which sank HO feet in 10 days may l>e suffering from a slow k-ak. lint we know some apple orchards that felt like sinking even more than ."() feet, and in Jess time, too, when they faced this year's prices. DoctorVisits a City But Finds No Safety CHAPTER THIRTEEN WHEN JOSIE referred to the letter her mother had received, I didn't know what to say. I couldn't make a guess about that. It was beyond me. The rest was simple enough. Neal Peake ought to be shot, I thought grimly. If Coral Easton wouldn't wait for him until his practice was established so that he could take care of her, he was better off without her. And as for Josie's friend, Alan Murray; as long as Mrs. Peake was on their side that would straighten itself out. Josie, only 23, could afford to wait a year or even more. Josie was looking at me. I had to say something. "My dear," I said slowly, weighing each word that I might be sure it was the right one, "I nave no idea what the letter could have held that it should so disturb your mother. But remember this, very often we go to a man for understanding when we hate to lay our btirdens on another woman's shoulders. That may be the reason your mother confided in Neal and not in you. "I wouldn't worry about it any moi-e. You and Alan are young. You can afford to wait a year or so longer. And with your mother's love and understanding behind you, I am sure it will all come right some day." "Mother said almost those same words to me, Sally, but it's so hard to wait." She drew a long sigh as she spoke. Then she smiled a little. "I feel like a selfish pig," she confessed. "You've been awfully good, Sally. You've listened to my tale of woe and you've straightened out my room. I'm going to try to be more sensible, more like you." "Good grief," I cried in astonishment. "Don't try to be like me. Try to be like your mother. From all Rhoda's told me she really is an example to follow." "Rhoda's told me a lot about you, too," she said half shyly. "I know lots about you. I've wanted to know you for ages." "Please, Josie," I begged, "don't say any more." I really was embarrassed. I could feel the hot color burning my face. I could well imagine the things Rhoda had said to her about me. She used to say them to me until I got mad one day and cut her short. I don't know what in the world I have done that anyone can find to praise. I was sent to school. There was money enough for that. The dean of the school found me a good position before I was graduated, and I've been there ever since. I've worked hard, of course. One must, to hold down a position like mine; but never have I done anything which any other girl couldn't do as well or better. "Just forget the things Rhoda said, please, Josie. I don't deserve them one bit better than she does. But remember this: I'm your friend, and whatever I can do to help you I will. If you need someone to scold you or sympathize with you, I'm righ. here." It was on that note we parted. I went to my room for a rest. I was tired and wanted to think, but thinking was denied me. I hadn't been there five minutes when Rhoda appeared. "You certainly are the limit," she exclaimed. "You come here to spend your vacation with Dune and me, and by the clock I've seen you for just five minutes since you landed." "Nonsense, Rhoda," I laughed. "And if it were true, you have Duncan—" "Yes, and Duncan's waiting for us in the lounge. So march yourself off that bed. We're going out— and this time you're going with "In all this fog?" I groaned, glancing out the window where water dripped disconsolately from the branches of a cherry tree outside. "Yes, in all this fog! Fog .s grand to walk in. We're going on the moors." "I wish I'd gone to Shinn Pond," I grumbled. "I could rest there whenever I wanted to." "And you can rest here, but not now. Come on, jump into your slacks and a sweater set. Hurry!" It wasn't any use combating Rhoda when she was in that mood. I changed my clothes and went out to the lounge where Duncan was patiently waiting. "We'll get lost, I know we will," I growled as we stepped off the terrace into the soft gray mist which hemmed us in. "We will not." laughed Duncan. "I know every inch of these moors." And we didn't. At five o'clock we were back at Hill House and I was forced by sheer honesty to admit that I had enjoyed the walk. To me. city bred, that fog was a marvelous thing, even though we did wander into a flock of sheep that scared me half to death. Duncan certainly spoke the truth when he said he knew those moors. It seemed to me that he had a speaking acquaintance with every bush, tree and rock that we saw. We gathered dripping bunches of sweet wild roses, fronds of sweet fern and gnarled branches of bayberry. We came home with our hair, decorated with crystals, our sweaters beaded with pearls, and our feet soaking wet, all from the fog. We had appetites that would have shamed a tribe of old-time cannibals, and again honesty compels me to state that I ate just twice as much as I intended. How could I help it? We had broiled lobsters for dinner that night and blueberry shortcake with whipped cream. We didn't dress for dinner. No one did. It was one of Mrs. Peake's rules that when the fog was "in," as they say, we could eat dinner in slacks and sweaters. I think there is something a little crazing in a thick fog. At least, it seemed to affect us all that way. We ate dinner, then wandered around the grounds in that ghostly gray vapor, laughing ana calling to each other like a crowd of spooks. We even played hide and seek, all of us. That, is all but Mrs. Peake, Mrs. Rutherford and Dr. Paul. He stayed with his mother to give Pauline a chance to have some air and exercise. She and I hid together once, and I asked her how her mother was feeling. She gripped my arm so hard It hurt for a long time. "She's much better. Paul says she'll be all right in a day or two. But—Sally, I want to go home. I'm scared to stay here another minute. I wouldn't even cross the lawn alon,e in this fog." Her voice sounded strained and I realized that the shock of learning her mother had been poisoned was almost too much for the girl. "Nonsense," I said briskly. "You are just being silly when you give way to such foolish fears. I believe that sometime we'll find out that that poison was a mistake. I do not believe it was ever intended for you folks." "Not for Paul?" She gripped my arm again. For an instant I hesitated. I've said before that I don't much like Dr. Paul. Maybe it was intended for him. I couldn't say. But I made my mind up quickly. A white lie might lessen Pauline's nervous tension. "No." I said stoutly, "not for Dr. Paul." "Oh. I hope so," she murmured. "I hope so." Then the whole gang, like a bunch of wildcats, was on us. Thore wasn't time for one other word and I was glad. Into the lounge we streamed but, our gaiety over, the others gradually drifted away until only Rhoda, Duncan. Neal, Pauline and I sat beside the fire. "I think I'll go over to the cottage." Pauline said. "I don't want to leave mother alone too long with Paul. She misses me if I'm long away. Will you walk over with me. Neal ? I—I don't want to jx> alone." "Of course I wfll. Wait for me here, you folks, I want to discuss something when I come back." Rhoda's high spirits seemed to have deserted her for the mom^Jit, anr) we sat silent until Neal returned. "The fog is thicker than ever," he announced. "There are three foghorns going now. We only hear that third one when the wind is right, which it isn't very often." We all listened. A long melancholy note was the friend or foe which had been with us all day. A higher, shriller tone was the second foghorn, and the third I had to strain my ears to hear. A dull, heavy note, like thunder in the distance. I was glad T was comfortably on land rather than on sea on such a night. "I wanted to tell you folk," Neal began, "that I spoke to Paul about calling in the police. He is much against it. He insists that 'it will delay his mother's recovery and hurt our business. But he has agreed that if anything further occurs we will do as you suggest." "Why so serious?" demanded Josie'a voice. "You look like a bunch of conspirators. Have you seen mother lately? She isn't in the house." (To B« Continued) By LOGAN CLENDENING, M. D. ONE WEEK last summer I was Marooned in one of our large cities in order to see a member of my family through a surgical operation. The patient was in the hospital and I stayed at a club. Hospital rules being what they are, I 'bad a good deal of time on my hands. One evening I toolt a stroll around the downtown streets. The summer evening air was pleasant, the people were thought-provoking, and it amused me to stare in the bookshop windows as long as I liked without danger of the proprietor coming out to give me that fishy, appraising Dr. Clendening will answer ,; questions of general interest "* only, and then only through his column. took. Absorbed as I was in a world where there were no wars, no corrupt WPA administrators, no hemorrhages, I inadvertantly stepped ,fr6m the curb just in time to be { rased by a couple of young hood- ims who swerved around the corner in a top-down runabout. I could 1 ; hear them laughing, as they drove JAfay, at the old man who was sud- ><fon)y brought back to the Machine I scuttled home to my club. :•. T) 'he next night I went to the w)eSt and under a summer moon ! Itrolled back along the bookstore |t. When I got to tbe club, I | the doors locked though it I only 11 o'clock. When the door- Offme, I expressed surprise at a closing. He explained had been BO many hold- iei and sluggings near- thought best. I asked what street these holdups E pltee, and he designated the * itntt through which I had " ' After I got to bed I veven ambulance sirens t up or down some nearby 1,1 aaid to myaelf, "There, • 'fra.ce of God, they go t**xt niffht I tucked myself in early with the reflection that there, at least, I was safe. Then the uncomfortable thought occurred to me that statistics prove that more people die in bed than in automobiles. I was, as a matter of fact, surrounded by some of the most dangerous devices which the ingenuity of man has devised. I could slip in the bathtub. I could scald myself with hot running water. I could get tangled up with the elec- fan. I could electrocute myself in the bathtub with the electric razor. I could fall out the window. I could set my bed on fire N from my cigar and risk cremation m vivo, as has happened not once, but twice, to one of my most distinguished aivl intellectual friends. Home Toll Heavy Almost as many people in North America are accidentally killed in the supposed safety of their own homes as in the streets, in automobiles, in the air above, in the water, down under the earth, and in all the factories. To be exact, there are about 28,000 accidental deaths in homes per annum. Autumn being the beginning of shut-in time, remember these things: Be sure the garage door is open before you start the auto engine. Don't go into the cellar without light or support. Falls exacted a toll of 11,900 lives in 1930. Guard against fires. Burns, scalds and explosions kill about 6,000 North Americans .annually. There have been classified 19 kinds of fires; of them 11 occur in homes. Children playing with matches, gasoline used for cleaning, clothing ignited from stoves, gasoline or kerosene used to start fires, asphyxiation by smoke —are some of them. EDITOR'S NOTfc: Dr. Clendenine has •e»«n pamphlets which can be obtained by reader*. Each pamphlet Belli for 10 cents For MUT on* pamphlet desired, send 10 cenU In coin, and a ielf-acldressed envelop* utamped with a three-cent stamp, to Dr Logan Clendening. In care ot this paper The pamphlets are "Three Weeks' Reducing Diet", "Indigestion and Constipation" "JUduclnir and Gaining", "Infant Feeding", "Itutructloiu for the Treatment of Diabetes". "Feminine Hygiene" anil "The Car* ot tbt Hair and Skin". Menus of the Day celery '.3 CUP diCC'Cl cucumbers (optional i ':i teaspoon salt U teaspoon paprika 1 cup mayonnaise la cup whipped cream By MRS. ALEXANDER GEORGE (Associated Press Staff Writer) : Chicken Salad Mold 2 tablespoons granulated gelatin '.i oup cold water 1'i cups cubed cooked chicken '.i cup chopped pimiemo- stufftd olives 'a cup Jiced Soak the gelatin for five min- : utes in the water. Dissolve over boiling water. Cool and let thicken slightly. Mix in with the ' chicken, olive.s, celery, cucumbers : and .seasonings and half the ! mayonnaise which have been : mixed with the cream. Pour in- , to a mold which has been rinsed ! out in cold water. Chill until ' firm. Unmold onto a bed of cress ; or crisp lettuce. Top with ihe rest of the mayonnaise. i THE OPEN FORUM Readers are invited to use this column to express their ideas upon piinlic qui'stio.Tji and topics of general interest. Letters printed under this heading will he understood to represent ,<_he opinion of the individual writer rather than that of The News. Letters involving racial or religiou! controversies or p-rsonal attacks will not he accepted. All communication' SHOULD NOT KXCKED 200 WORDS and must be signed by the nam'. am nddrcss of the writer. Cheese Popovcrs • j I'.a cups flour I 1 -, cups 'iiilk i 2 a teat>poon .mil '.3 cup grated j I 3 28KK. beat'/n chceese > i (Grand with Soup.s and Salads) i ' Mix the ingredients and beat | i until smooth. Half-fill .sizzling • : hot, greased muffin pans—or | | baking dishes. Bake 20 minutes ' I in a hot oven. (475 degrees.) i j Lower heat to moderate. (375 de- j igrees. i Bake for 15 minutes. • IN THE NEWS 20 YEARS AGO Mrs. K. L. Ashbacker was hos- i i to the members of the Pro- j | gressive Study club. ; 15 Years Ago Roscoe Conkling Fitch motored to Tia Juana, Mexico, to spent a short time. 10 Years Afro Miss Marian Hawley, a sophomore at Michigan State college, was elected a member of the HUNTERS' BOON EDITOR, THE NEWS: For five or six years federal and state bureaus have been vieing with each other to see which one can do most for the needs and the pleasures of the voters so that their department may secure larger and larger appropriations and thus be enabled to shower more and more benefactions on "their public." With the Great White Father peering out from his tepee in Washington and seeing the "U- boats" all along the Atlantic coast, with "Ma" Perkins doubtless yearning for authority to compel employers to engage radio artists to lull her proteges to sleep with bedtime ;;ongs, jvith "Uncle Martin" uncovering un- American activities in every organization and discovering spies behind every closet door, the .state officials are hard put to find new fields in which they may distinguish themselves and display their heartfelt solicitude for their constituents. Under these dire circumstances it is refreshing to note how the state liquor control commission has met the situation, .as indicated by recent press notes. It i.s expected that over a half million apostles of Nimrod will, during the next few days, cover Michigan's fields and lakes seeking what they may devour (or throw away) in the way of ducks, rabbits and other small game, this hunting season being, in the opinion of the commission, "an important business in many parts of Michigan." And how does the commission Glee club of the college.- 5 Years Ago Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Boone returned to their home at Ludington after spending a week in Chicago on a business trip. propose to assist this important | business? By extending the six- month liquor licenses so they will ' not expire until Dec. 31, thus making it possible for this small ' army of hunters to properly for; tify "themselves against the uncertain fall weather, the dangers of .snake bite and of Incipient colds and pneumonia. Who is there who wii! s^y '.:;>••• this august body, by the service thus rendered, does not earn their six or seven thousand dollar .salaries, to .say nothing to 'warranting the vast additional strength required in the proper .discharge of their arduous duties? As compared with their beneficent indulgence, how pal, try, how infinitesimal is the part played by the state conservation committee—the papers only rec- |ord that they have set the hunt; ing season at 22 days so the thou- i sands of Michigan's unemployed land thousands employed for five or five and a half days a week • may have an extra Sabbath to I devote to this sport. ! The conservation department . are employing extra wardens to ; protect the animals from illegal attack during this season. Will ! the liquor commission be as solicitous for women, children and autoists who may be endangered i because of the extended license to sell intoxicating liquors which I inflame the brain. | Nor should we overlook the : extreme modesty of the liquor : commission, a modesty indicative i of all truly great politicians and 'office holders. To do them full : justice it should be noted that I this gracious extension of time i not only covers the hunting season but also the holiday season now rapidly approaching. If a few shots of Canadian whiskey 'or a bottle or two of Michigan i beer sharpens one's sense of per- Iceptlon and of hearing so they i more quickly discern the fleeing 1 rabbit, or catch the sound of the I What it means to be torpedoed at sea and, more particularly, what happened when the British liner Athenia was sunk at the start of the present war is interestingly told in an eyewitness account recently received by Mrs. R. P. Ostrander, 408 East Loomis street. The account was contained in a letter dated Sept. 10 from Mrs. Joseph MacDonald who, with her husband, was returning from Scotland and the British Isles. Mr. MacDonald formerly resided in Scotland. Mrs. MacDonald is a cousin of Stanley S. Reeves of Lyons, N. Y.. Mrs. Reeves being the former Miss Ann Ostrander. "I know you will be anxious to hear how we are getting j along," Mrs. MacDonald " wrote from Scottland after being returned there from the torpedoed Athenia. "We have had a busy week since coming back to Glasgow, visiting the American consul, ship lines, meeting Joe's relatives here and there and trying to get a few clothes toeether. "It was a week ago tonight that we took to the life boats. I was having a tray on deck when the torpedo struck and Joe was down in the dinins; room. I had on a thin dress but luckily my warm coat I was alone except for three Awards cleaning up dishes. When it struck they ran outside. I jumped to the rail and saw the submarine moving away in a cloud of smoke I started to go inside for Joe and the life belts but it was so dark inside that I just decided to wait where I was until Joe came. He was there very soon and we went to the stairs nearest our cabins (we had been unable to get a cabin toeether). got our life belts and helped each other put them on and then found our | life boat. We helped a mother and three little children in- 1 to the boat and then more j children and their mothers— and not one sound out of those | precious children all night! i The boat was lowered and Joe land I with a few others went ;down the ladder. | Eleven Hours "We were in the life boat 11 'hours. joe bailed and rowed for at least six hours. I was I just sick i seasick)—everybodv i was, even Joe. Such a" boat 'you never saw! It seems funny i now cut it didn't then. We -were picked up at 6:30 a. m by a destroyer. I was rolled up in a blanket on a bench 'and the boys began bringing things—cigarettes, chocolates, a ; banana, cocoa, tomato soup tea. After our physical needs Swere taken care of I went to : sleep for the rest of the day iand at night I got up and ate isausase and cooked tomato , and liked it. "I slept that night on the same bench, with an old lady on a blanket on th« floor under the table beside me and : a °other woman on the table ! The submarine detector was ; in a little room right near me |and navy bovs were in and out jOf there all night. I knew I from the talk that submarines ;were near us. I think the i boys on that destroyer were l.iust about the finest men I jever knew. They were wonderful We got back to Greenlock about noon thp next day jTea and biscuits, milk for the 'children, clothing for everyone —such kindness. We came on to Glasgow, 10 miles or so in big busses and have been kept in hotels. "I wish you could see a 'black out.' The Athenia was black at night of course. Port holes closed and no one allowed on deck. Glasgow is weird. Every window black trams, busses and trains with tinv blue lights. Very few cars with white bands painted a-' round the bottom and only a tmy light, if any. All lamp posts and sidewalk curbs naint- ed with white bands. I talked with a girl yesterday who said she went out on the street the night before to see if any light was showing and she couldn't nnd her way back in. Got into quite a panic before she could get her hands oji the fence. Now they are putting wide strios of adhesive over the big glass fronts of the stores and hotels. They arc just digging in i'or a threo years' war. determined to end Hitlerism. We carry our ?as masks everywhere. ' It is ';ui offense not to do ao. Balloon Barrage "It is a comfort to look up at the big ballooon barrapre overhead. I can't see how there could be tin air mid here Presume you know all about the balloon barage, but in case you don't I will explain They are gas-filled balloons, like dirigibles, sent up quite high 'but controlled from the ground Many wires extend out from them In all directions. If a bombing plane should strike one of the wires it would come (down. There are hundreds of them over the Clyde. That explanation was given me by an officer on the Athenia. "We visited in Edinburgh and were shown into a dugout at the back door. Every house there has its bomb proof shelter. Grass and flowers growing on top. Such beautiful flowers everywhere. "I am saying nothing of the horrors of the night at the time of the sinking because you have all that in the newspapers. All the people we had met were saved. Our Buick and four other cars were on board, but we can get along very nicely without a car. "We are expecting a boat from America on Tuesday and expect lo be taken home'with- out a convoy. L dread the trip but I want to get home. i If Joe would go back to London and get into the bank and 11 could get some war work I : would rather stay here and sec it through—but he doesn't want to go to London and any: way thev want to get Amer'i- ; cans out of the country. . . ." Mrs. Henry Qrinnell has been spending a few days with.her sister-in-law, Mrs. A r t h h ur Martin, who is 111 in Manistee. Mrs. Con Young of Fountain and Duward Young and Alfred Coron of Flint, were recent guests of Mr. and Mrs. Fay La- Guire. Arthur Lydic, who has been at Davenport for more than a year, returned to Freesoll Tuesday. Mrs. Wesley Michael is visiting relatives in Chicago. Mr. and Mrs Robert Bennett and family were Sunday guests at the Boyd Dodge home near Walhalla. Ther nephew, Cralgc Robinson of Walhalla, returned with them to remain several day. Mis.s Emily Mastella is visiting relatives in Muskcgon. There are 550 .species of the acacia, tree. HOLD GENERAL HEALTH CLINIC! : FREESOIL.—A general Health I clinic i.s being held at the Free- 1 . .soil .school buildiii" Friday after, noon for school and pre-school children from Free.soil and! Meade townships and any from • the adjourning territory who wish to participate. Dr. Lars W.. Switzer. Health Physician, and Miss Olive Conely. County,, conduct the clinic, which i.s both a check-up and a re; check. Another clinic will be held I farther west in the county at a i later date. ! The Free.soil Town.-end clubj will meet Tuesday evening. Oct. 24. at the FiTesoi] hall. '• Mis* Evelyn Rasmussen. who : recently was a patient at Paulina i Stearns hospital. Ludington. i visited Mr. and Mr.s. Harry Ras-' i mus-sen at the L. L. Stanley home: : Tuesday. , ! Mr.s. William was' a visitor at the Monroe Stanley , home Tuesday afternoon. | Joseph Michevich of Fountain 1 and Frank Owen ot Fountain. recently visited here. AT DARON'S MARKET 505 S. James Street SPRINGERS or LING HENS, fresh dressed, Ib. YEAR- 4 20C BEEF KETTLE or CHUCK -f Qn ROAST, Ib. J.O1/ ROLLED BONELESS 20c RIB ROAST. Ib.- BOSTON BUTT PORK ROAST, lean and very little bone, Ib. REGULAR SLAB BACON. by the piece, Ib. VEAL SHOULDER, Ib. SALT SIDE PORK, streak of lean and a streak of fat, Ib. FRESH SIDE PORK, Ib. VEAL CHOPS, Ib. SHORT RIBS OF BEEF, lean and •€ Q 1 f» i meaty, Ib. PHONE 413 "Flowers Make the Home More Beautiful The Occasion More Outstanding," Says Mrs. Sailer. WE SPECIALIZE IN WEDDING FLOWERS AND CORSAGES. FRATERNAL EMHLEMS GIVEN CAREFUL ATTENTION Also Hcautiful Cut Flowers and Funeral Pieces. Lovely "Mums" now in Season. Our Greatest Endeaver Is to Please You— Our Prices Will Fit Your Purse. Pere Marquette Floral Shop WE DELIVER Arthur Nordine Phone 909 Sixth Street flying f duck, it should likewise enable one to see more clearly the star of Bethlehem or more distinctly hear the caroling of | the Angels as they proclaim the advent of the Prince of Peace. Mayhap the liquor commission seeks to compete with the chief i executive who has changed the regular date for Thanksgiving day that the merchants may have a longer period in which to commercialize the birth of the World's Redeemer. The commission seek to change the hunt- i ing season to the drinking season, to win the disciples of Nimrod over to the Court of Bacchus. With all these benefactions devised by our wise (?) politicians, who is there who will dare cry out against the burdensome taxes they oppose? _ ., B. S. BAILEY. Ludington. MORION shower, tuJb or corabtoatiaa bath Sinak . Three Convenient Dining Rooms: Main Dininq , Grill, Cafeteria

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