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FOUR EVENING TiMES. CUMBERLAND. MD-. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 1955 Dial PA-2-4WO for a WANT AD T*k« Evening & Sunday Times • »»tr> 'AKtrnooe uxccpt Sunday' ana Sunday MeitiM. , Published by flit -rimes and AilcsaniaB • Company.- »•» Sou" 1 Mechanic St Cumberland Md. 'Entered at teeond clan mail matl«i at Cumberland", Maryland, undei th» act ol March l. 1179 Utmb«r"»f the Audit Bureau of ClrculatieB - Membtr ct. Che Associated Pre»» CLASSIC Phon« PA 5-4SOO iub«crlption rttf 6y Carrieri: Out •«* only 3Sc. Evening fim« p*i «« <*: Eieniag and Sunda> rimes «6c on *«•<- s <J nd »7 Times only. lOc per copy MalTsubseriptlon Rates Evening Time« ist 2nd, 3rd and «th Postal Zones •1 » Month S7 00 Si* Months Jl<-«> On. y "* 5th 6tl>. Jth ana Kb Postal Zones «1SO Month S8.5U Sii Months *n.OO On. *«« Mail Subscription Rates Sundaj Times Only 1st, 2ad, 3rd and 4th Postal Zones M oi« Month J3.W) SiJ Months Sb.W' On- v«" ' 5~tb 6th, 7Ui and 8th Postal Zones .60 One Month - S3.60 Sb Monthij «7.20 Oflt *w -The EveBini Times and Sunday Times assumt no Sandal reaponribility fo. typographical error, to advertisement, but will rtpnai that part ol an advertisement In which the typograph.cai «rror tccurs. errors must be reported at once Tuesday Afternoon. November 15,1955 OUR COUNTRY Tht union of Aeorts, 'tht union «' ant tht flag of vur Union tower.— Morris World Growth AT GENEVA they have talked of disarmament, of putting Germany back together again, of a security system for Europe'. What may really be the world's greatest problem— the tremendous population upsurge— stands in the shadows behind the conferring statesmen. No one would argue for an instant that the matters which have^ engaged the men at Geneva are inconsequential. Possible settlement of issues that -otherwise might lead to hydrogen warfare obviously is of paramount, significance. Yet the statesmen might be /.much more willing to. settle if they were prepared to measure realistically the steadily, building population pressures .which beset the. world. Some. of the predictions -of .the .population- experts arc staggering. Suppose, for example, that a' hydrogen war erupted 'and wiped out the entire Russian.: and American" people's (382 million) but-s6meho>y mirac- liiously spared the rest, of the world, At' normal rates of wortnvgrowth, this deficit would be:- made upiintleir.;; ? HEY/ YOU'RE TEARIN' IT ALL TA PIECES/ /MV^vAQy^-xS'W v* v. 1 ^*<• 4f,y>4> "• *• • ^-^i i-» *\ ?y o • *' >?* >f^r- * u av£y ft? ' • .•\t/ . ijrrs;-^,^ ,W -;/"•' . -THE THE TRANSATLANTIC SEA PLANE- Whitney Bolton Looking Sideways ~ •. Thomas L. Stokes Recent Demo Victories Give Hope For 1956 TODAY'S; WORKED TOTAL ;is 2:8. billion, and forecasts ;:: afe; that -it may reach 6.6 billion by 1987.. The rate of increase, worldwide, is " 1 per cent a year. For long ages it was .02. At the outset of the 19th century it had climbed to 0.3 per cent, and it has been rising most of the tinic "since. In the great underdeveloped lands --China, India, Pakistan, Egypt and others -in.. Asia, Africa and Latin America — the present rate is closer to 3 per cent a year. Here in areas already swamped with people, the "burden grows more crushing every day. These lands find it almost impossible even to keep pace economically with, the population growth,' let alone lift their living standards. Since World War II, Pakistan has boosted food output 20,per cent,:ausi.zable achievement. Yet today it provides 10 per , cent, less 'food : per person than in 1940, because population has mounted so fast. - • - ' > ^-WASHINGTON-— The story of last week's widely scattered elections is simply: "More of the : same." That is, the significant Democratic victories over a wide terrain — lin Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Indi, ana, Kentucky, Connecticut, New York -7- continued sweeping the trend back to the Democratic party that began early in the Eisenhower 'Administration nearly three years .': ago.' '.' ...• ' ; .-;• / . , It,has-been exhibited since 'in special Congressional elections and in off-year, elections, with the most .. far-reaching and solid triumph being the recapture of Congress in the 1954 elections. The movement appears to be picking up momentum. It prompts Democrats to ask themselvc once again this question: .How, can we win all the battles '.. and lose the war? That ,is, win all tHe elections in between and'lose' the Presidency in 1956.: others than could the late President Franldin D. Roosevelt. 'UNDER INDIA'S recent planning, 15 million farm acres may be added by 1956. But the extra food output will be largely consumed-in providing:basic sustenance ' fct the nearly .five million Indians added to the country's population yearly. Not' even the most bountiful lands can ignore the potential dangers. We may avoid the distress and famine that repeatedly have visited .less fortunate areas and now may do so more often. But we could reach a , critical point in three 'or four decades where we will find it hard to maintain and advance our prized living" standards. The scholars have had this problem long enough. It's time it found its way to the highest (funcil tables. If it doesn't get there pretty soon, some- of the matters the statesmen do consider may begin to look like schoolboys' games in .comparison. , The Unkjwivn Jews A: MODEST immortality is insured the late . Prof. Jacques : Faitlovilch of Paris because he brought to the world's attention an unknown colony of Jews, the Falashas of Ethiopia. Their nation was for many-, years . almost forgotten by .Europeans, and the existence of this group "came as a surprise. The Falashes are not, as a press report had it, Negroes, though, like some olhcr Ethiopians, a few may have an admixture of Negro blood. They are Semites, like the Jews and Arabs, and have been in Ethiopia for for almost 2,000 years. Their connection with the main body of their faith is so remote that they have never heard of the Talmud, the code of laws on which the traditional conduct of Jews is based. They do not care for trade, but are proficient farmers They may number from 150.000 to 200,000. and are not found outside it Ethiopia. To have become an,authority on * subject as specialized as the Ethiopian Jews is a unique epitaph. Nightmare Out Loud ONE WAY A LARGE-SCALE'; road building program might be paid for, suggests D. Louis Tonti, executive director of the Garden State Parkway of New Jersey, would be to enact a special $100 tax on every car or truck manufactured in the next : 10 years. He estimates that this would produce nine billion dollars, as the manufacturers expect to produce 9,000,000 cars a year through 1965. This would be a simple way to raise money, but anyone can imagine the yells that would rise. Almost every buyer of a new car or truck would vole enthusiastically against the lawmakers who added $100 to the price of his car to say nothing of what they'd do to Mr. Tonti. if, given a chance. A good man should dream of paying for needful tilings like highways, but people should dream with their own money, or at least not dream such frightening things out loud, HITHERTO there have been twp factors to stir doubts about 1956. One was President Eisenhower's continuing popularity. Democrats were afraid that, despite all the ; signs;favoring them in off-year and special. elections, the President, .might be able to win on his,own and retain the White House for the GOP, even if the party lost Congress. . . But with President Eisenhower prc' \bly out as a candidate for reelection, Democrats are looking at last week's results with.new perspective. Those results seem to offer additional proof that the Democratic party still is the majority party in our country and .should be able to win if the contest is party against party without any countervailing influence such as the pop- v ularity of the President. They are becoming convinced, too, that' the .President's magic works only if he. himself, is the candidate, that he can no more transfer his own popularity • to THAT WAS demonstrated in last years Congressional election which the Republican party lost despite..a personal campaign by Mr. Eisenhower on behalf of-Republican candidates that was more, thorough and strenuous than any b. a previous President. In reinforcement'-of the non- translatable nature of 'the President's personal popularity,^ Democratic National Chairman Paul Butler, now comes along to tell how Republican attempts tc capitalize "On the President in last Tuesday's etecMon were to no avail. He cited campaign literature featuring the President as well as full-page newspaper advertisements appealing to voter "not to let Ike down." The second factor that has clouded Democratic hopes to recapture the Presidency next year is "peace and prosperity" which Republicans have picked as thuir chief is, sue on the theory that people never vole out an Administration when limu are good. But there are some among us who do not consider times are good for them, including farmers. Some Democratic analysts professed to see ; reflection of this in the virtual revolt 1 'ion in Indiana that swept out Republican mayors and substituted Democrats in town after, wn oferthe farm market kind, the biggest such upheaval since 1930. In such towns business and businessmen are dependent upon the farmers .and their prosperity depends upon prosperity in agriculture. come. As to Indiana, Chairman Butler also said this: "One of the most interesting results in Indiana is the-Democratic victory .in Evjnsville, county seat of Vanderburgh County, which has always .been considered a .'forecast county'. Since 1892, Vanden-. burgh County has alwa.-s voted for the winner -'T Presidential electrons.." The Indiana.' result as well as the injection of the President into campaigns here and there by Republicans in a vain attempt to check the Democratic tide w»uld seem to give some refutation to the bland assertion of Republican National Chairman Leonard Hall that "Tuesday's elections had no national significance" and his further assertion that the scattered contests" -vere "fought on- purely local issues." WHAT HAP D ENED in Indiana has real meaning against the back ground of a warning uttered here p. few weeks ago by Republican Senator William ; Jenner of that State as he told of the dhcontent in Indiana's farm market towns because of the fall in farmer in- THE TALL YOUNG Republican newcomer with the reformer approach, 35-year-old W. Thacher Longstreth, who tried to reverse the rising tide of tfie Democratic party in Pennsylvania, made much of a per-onal endorsement by President Eisenhower in his : bid' for Mayor of Philadelphia. But it didn't work.-against the successful Democratic candidate, Richardson Dilwrrth. former dis-- trict attorney and a key figure in the Democratic, reform movement in Philadelphia who will continue the reform administration of the present Democratic mayor, Joseoh Clark. Unlike Chairman 7Iall, other Republicans see 'plenty of national significance in the party's successive set-backs in Pennsylvania which they blame on the GOP Old Guard there directed by national committeeman Mason Owlett. pro- tege of the aged and now retired Joe Grundy. Some are fearful that what happened Tuesday, on top of the loss of the governorship a year ago, portends loss of the st'.te lo Democrats in Ihe Presidential election. (United Feature Syndicate, Inc.) PeterEd son Trivial Paper Work Burden To President WASHINGTON—(NEA)-Shortly before President Eisenhower went to Denver on vacation, Gerald D, Morgan, White House special counsel, walked into the Chief Executive's office and said with a wry jsmile.-"Mr. President, we have a very important matter for you to consider-this morning." Morgan laid on the. President's desk a great stack of papers. It contained blueprints and specifications for a fish hatchery some place out west. Under the law, the President had to give his approval of the design before work could begin. At another time, Morgan had to bring in for presidential approval, a proposed public works bond issue for Hawaii. On still another occasion, the President—along with the commissioners of two Virginia counties- had to sign the contract for' the construction of a new section of the George Washington memorial highway, along the Potomac. The law requires this. It is a joint project of a state and the federal government. been 'confirmed by the Senate. The President is not relieved of his responsibilities for actions taken bv subordinates. THESE ARE typical examples of the thousands of things which the U. S. presidency is saddled by . law. In the four cases given, all the paper work was prepared by lawyers and engineers and fish experts in Department of Interior: The natural question to ask is why full authority to handle t such to the Secretary of Interior, to relieve the President of part of his desk load. Just after the Eisenhower administration came to town, Ber : nard Shanley, former special counsel to the President and until recently his appointment secretary, 1 started a project of this kind. It was done under an act of Congress passed four years ago. It authorized the President to "delegate many of Ins powers to appropriate government agency heads whose appointment to office had Hal Boyl* AP Reporter's Notebook NEW YORK—You have come to town by train, and when you get By JAMES MARLOW For Hal Boyle 1 WASHINGTON —The Republicans hid.two;; thing about- the pyramids and sand, but a Belgian editor wrote: 'Un- off the escalator at Penn Station polished offspring of inexorable g 00 d'sales "talks'on ice for the 1956 elections: if you run into Esther McCabe, back geometry, the pyramids have their p res jrj en t Eisenhower got a truce in Korea and j from the kind of trip everyone immutable balance fixed in a h e i De( j create the "spirit of Geneva." One of i landscape that is in perfect harmony with their nudity — "the desert.' How about that?" ought Uptake—around the world as one wills, mainly by airplane, on one's own, without schedule, plans or fixed dates. All it takes is money and time, with emphasis on the former. Asked for blue ribbons to pin on the best in airline travel, she chose three for specific services: The non-stop Western Air flight between Seattle and Los Angeles, which includes steak, champagne, baby orchids, small bottles of perfume,-and dolls for children or women who say they have children at home and would like a doll as a souvenir. The men get cigars and cologne. "I was alone," she says, "so they gave me orchids, perfume and an entire bottle of champagne for myself." helped create the "spirit them is melting fast. '...'•.. i The Republicans, unless fighting begins; again, can still point to the truce. But the! Stunned by such fancy caption Geneva spirit may have disappeared into never- ,'irtin?. vmi sav soodbve tn"Rsther never j anc j Jt jooks'pretty dispirited after the History From The Times Files TEX YEARS AGO November 15, 1945 About 2,500 students absent from Cumberland schools as flu epidemic continued. Death of Mrs. Margaret E. Em- erirk. 77, Pennsylvania Avenue. Mrs. Pearl Nichols, 58. Shrivcr Avenue, injured wrist and back in a fall off chair at home. TWENTY YEARS AGO November 15, .IMS Automatic traffic light installed at intersection of Greene and Allc- gany Streets. .Death 01 Clarence R. linger, 41, Springclalc Street; Andrew Myers, 70, Frostburg. Dr. John A. Watson, G4, near Piney Grove, critically hurl in cav- truck crash near Hagcrslown, THIRTY' YEARS AGO Nottmbfr 15, ISJ5 Waller Boucher, Frostburg, suf* fered fractures of back nnd legs when throwr from mule- while working in coal mine. Mrs. Catherine M. Hull. Oldtown Road: Joseph Goodrich, Seymour Street; Malrolm Thurston. Bedford Road, nnd Mrs. Hannah Fisher, Prince Street, injured in auto accidents. Marshall Ster'ry, Frostburg, -is- tained skull fracture when hit by car. • FORTY YEARS AGO November 15, 1915 Death of Joel Miller, 75, bishop of GrantsvUIe Amish Church. Louis Liningcr, Oakland, received skull frncturc when horse he rode IHlcd, throwing him to ground. Peter Conroy, Frnslburg, resigned nftcr 50 years service as CAP engineer. THE NEXT WAS TWA for its non-stop New York-Los Angeles run or vice versa for the exceptional courtesy and pleasantness of the hostesses, and third was Sabena for the Lady Sabena Club which has special rooms. in New York, Washington, Manchester in England,' Brussels and Paris, staffed by young women trained to do every thing from buying, dresses to finding rooms in crowded cities. These services are for women traveling alone. Notable example: a young woman with her child who got into New York -from a small town, missed her trans-Atlantic connection because of delay in the feeder plane flight, found herself alone in New York without enough money to feed and hotel herself and the baby. , . ' The Lady Sabena Club found her a hotel, arranged to have the bill put on their account, arranged for wirting. you say goodbye to Esther at her Pullman door and go back up to street level and walk along Eighth Avenue and find a small giggle of your own in a pencil- scrawled message on the side wall of a broken-down saloon: "Ask about our .lay-away plan insuring you of a'two-fisted spree 'at Christmas. Reservations now being taken for room at the bar." You glance in the door and see a lone bartender and three Eighth Avenue burns engaged in whispering, pointless conversation. • ' At 40th Street..you study the facade of the bus-terminal or a few minutes, watching people whisk in and out of an idea that has pulled most of the inter-urban busses off the streets of the West Side and made some sort of contribution toward easing the traffic problem. Before the terminal was built the busses cluttered traffic and jellied it for an hour, juid a half five nights a week ./at'the worst possible time: 5 to 6:30. • : '< Big Four foreign ministers meeting. Eisenhower, at his July meeting with Soviet^ Premier Bulganin, said something of "great ^ benefit',' to mankind might come of it. And the Russians talked of the "spirit ... of mutual trust." Mutual trust is what the foreign ministers showed the least of at their present meeting, which was supposed to be the first big test af the Geneva spirit. And the "great benefit" to mankind hasn't appeared unless it is in men's ears which, since Geneva, got some relief from the strident criticism the United States and Rulsia had burled at each other. Both sides toned it down. BEFORE THEY quit the foreign ministers will probably issue-a statement that tries to put a pleasant face on their dismal meeting and say they hope to meet again. At this meeting—regardless of which was right or wrong—the West and Russia sounded like old phonograph records of themselves. They said only what they had said before on the basic problems separating them.-'/., Neither side budged. Since the foreign ministers only stated positions^ and didh't'hego- Hate, they were rather propagandists thaa diplomats. YOU DROP IN at Absinthe House over near Sixth Avenue and discover that not only have.three persons from out of town dined there because you said you Eked it (ah expression of long-distance confidence not commonly experienced) but you.find-a letter from Yani Begakis of Istanbul^-: who obviously has lost your .home address. :' ..'... •:;''.- '••• -. I His description of the riots there does not square with the news that ;S o they were very restrained in dealin* was given out at the toe, and you wkh on ' e a £ other NtiLr i«fr e^ ,Ya^ sit with boniface Marc Reuben appear like ^ ^ S p irit E 7 ch had ONE EXAMPLE is enough to show how slim is the chance they can agree fully in the future: the West wants Germany united and in a Western military alliance; the Russians want just the opposite. Germany has become the prize of Europe/ Y Since the world, given a.publicity buildup about the spirit of Geneva, had hoped for some , j- - iu 1.1 -f'i,,!. * T tne woman to sign restaurant discussing the problem of .WhatJs to appear both i «i...v.i,, :_ tu.. T on - -j j T —«. :_ E-—;— XT-.,,- . -- ."_.:i.£.;,V- =t'F c «"- uu<-" j checks in the LSC name, advanced her funds for tips. "These three merit all the blue ribbons in sight," says Esther, who ought to know after about 40,000 miles of;travel. Truth in Foreign News, V subject' either of you can .bring to' the. OCCaS1 ° n AS YOU WALK to her train with her (she .was going to Trenton, which scarcely justified flight), ^she giggles about a caption she saw on her travels, a caption under a picture of two Egyptian pyramids. "An American or'British editor, simply would have written some- and reasonable. far vaster and more complex than uhm ~^ t^fi^lS Jgj* tions at home for his doing what he could— Marc has a cold, ^••^••^%£j^$£* *«* ™ volSTo 5 ™ 11 ^ 3 ^' bUt If ^ome progress toward world peace can you nave no excuse at ail. be made faefore fte Ig56 e i ections> ^ Repu[> licans ought to be able to get good mileage out of the Geneva spirit in the campaign. But it will take tangible progress. (Associated Press! -~ "Why does this Turk write you here?" Marc asks, at last and you tell him that you brought Yani in there for dinner one night and he called it "the best restaurant in New York." " "The Turks are very "smart people," says Marc. • -• (McN'aught Syndicate, Inc.) George Dixon Frederick Othman The Washington Scene Help For Forgetful Author WASHINGTON — I'm starting a special service today for forgetful authors, like Theodore. K. Quinn of. fievf .York, who used to be a big businessman, himself, until he decided that bigness, by itself, was evil. He wrote a number of, books involving .this, subject and recalling his own days as a vice-president of the General Electric Co., and. later as president of Maxon, Inc., a leading advertising agency. The biggies, including himself, cooked up so many deals for the profit of their corporations that Quinn got' fed up, he said. WASHTNGTON-Away back, during one of Uie wars, a group of' Washington correspondents who live in suburban B^thesda and Chevy Chase, organized a car pool. The car pool is still m existence, although it led-tot situation "« other day which made several of the riders really began. We started to cut wonder if it hadn't lived too long; ; . .' ;': «-, prices against each other. I knew ' 'Among the poolbearers are Lucien Warren,'" Soon I president of the.National Press Club; Claude 0. Witze, of Aviation Week, and S«th Paine, reporter for a trade paper. By no coincidence was. the word. Then .the fight this couldn't last long. , Soon I got the call from New York to meet- Alfred E.. Sloan (late GM executive) : and get some harmony whatsoever they are all members of the com" " raitlee which obtains speakers for Press Club luncheons. ............. For a time the club had such.a spate-of foreigners, mostly Russian, that one of the committeemen, a provincial type, thought fit might be a change to have somebody who spoke English. He voiced this revolutionary thought and won, the attention of his felltfw committeemen. ' , .-' in the industry." "What do you mean by the word, harmony?" enquired Sen. Joseph C. O'Mahoney. "Oh, that's a condition in which nobody talks about prices, but everybody understands," Quinn replied. . - (United 'Feature Syndicate, Inc.) Motels TO DATB, 33 such delegations of power have been made. Many of them are for minor and routine functions. Three heavy workloads that have been lifted are: Authority to order disposal of farm surpluses. It was given to the secretary of agriculture. Authority to call reserve units of the armed forces to active duty. It was given to the secretary of defense. Forty-five ' specific responsibilities placed on the President by the Mutual Security Act of 1954. They were divided among the secretaries of state and defense and the he,ad of the International Cooperation Administration. Special Counsel Morgan has taken up this project where Shanley left off. Morgan- says there are nearly 100 more presidential powers now under study. Among them: Certification of international air routes. . . Issuance of federal government personnel reports. Receiving nnd acting on numerous administrative reports. Signing hundreds of private bills which could be handled by a court of claims, or by independent agencies. The signing of thousands of routine papers and commission*- THE PRESIDENT is no longer required to sign commissions for officers'of the armed forces or for local postmasters. But he is still required to sign commissions for U.S. district attorneys. U.S. marshals nnd many other lower level bureaucrats. It i* the nonofficial. ceremonial functions required of the President which are most wearing and wearying, howeven NOW HE'S A management consultant, as well as a farmer in Connecticut and he's using a good deal of his time trying to cut mighty corporations down to size. It stood to reason that he'd be a leading witness before the Senate Anti-monopoly subcommittee investigating General Motors, with special emphasis on how big you've got to be before you're too big. And there was the gray-haired Quinn in his blue serge suit and his blue polka- dot tie, looking exactly like a corporation vice- president in the movies. Distinguished, is the word. HE QUOTED at some length from his first book, concerning- the philosophy of bigness. Sen. Estes Kefauver was . fascinated. . He wanted to read more. And what, please, was the name of this book? Author Quinn shuttered. 'He got red around the back of his neck. He said he didn't rightly remember. "You mean you wrote a book and you do not recall its title?" demanded the Senator. "Well, said Quinn. it was an old and he just what he called it. The gentleman from Tennessee subsided, looking disappointed. And. that's where my special service comes in. For the benefit of author Quinn I can announce that he wrote this book in 1943. He titled it: "Liberty, Employment. No More Wars." I suggest he paste this paragraph in his hat. "MOTELS Mushroom in Canada," says the heading of an item in a recent .issue of the Canadian government's Weekly Rulletin. The item notes that motels have sprung up at a spectacular rate in Canada since World War II. The spread of motels began in Vancouver on the west coast. It has extended' clear to the east coast, and Ontario now has some 700 motels as against 75 in 1949. This may not seem like news of Great significance, and yet it is especially when it is considered as a symbol of the great changes taking place north of the border. The view that Canada is esseri- •tially a vast open space, producing quantities of wheat, oil and newsprint but not very civilized, is still. widely held. Canada does indeed pour out such things bounteously, but this is by no means the only measure .of its importance. '-.'.'. Canada is undergoing changes' little short of revolutionary. By means of advanced technology and the energy of a growing, young people, it is developing a wealth of raw materials. In the process of growth it is becoming one of the important free world powers. The board for one of those children's games involving cross- country travel shows Canada as- . le a great empty space with a single Arm y umess rail line running thinly from Quebec to Winnipeg, to Regina and finally to Vancouver. Anyone who still "thinks of. Canadv in such terms had better take another THEY PUT THEIR heads together,- : a revolting spectacle, and decided they ought to arrange for a real novelty— a speaker who not only was familiar with English, but his subject. After surveying the field they settled upon Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Arleijh Burke. • * After winning the acceptance' of the Navy panjandrum they thought it would be only equitable to hear from the Air Force too »o they arranged for the presence of Air Secretary Donald ^Quarles. After' congratulating themselves on this two-strike, President Warren said: "Now, all we've got to do to round the thing out is get Taylor." ': "If you want Taylor it's a cinch," laid Mr. Paine. "I can get him for you 'like that! He's a' personal friend of mine." •'.. So Gen. Maxwell Taylor, Army Chief of Staff, was scheduled to fill out the military triumvirate. A few days later, Mr. Paine reported to th« pool that he'd accomplished his mission. "Taylor,", he said, "is tickled 'to death. And he'll be a riot too. He's a great storyteller. He's full of sea yarns." . . "' "When did he pick up the sea yarns?" demanded Mr. Witze. "When he was commandant at West Point?" look. QUINN WAS more interested in bigness in general than' in the specific bigness of General Motors, He said in a prepared text, which was released a couple of days before he actually got a chance to read it. ihat in a world of mice, cats are evil. Then the Senators began questioning him and he got .down to specific cases. For a while there WELL-THE HORRID truth came out Mr. Paine had invited Rear A~dmiral Edmund Taylor, the Navy's new chief of press information! ' Naturally, the Press Club can't have two speakers from the Navy and none from the » ^ {Q &[ ^ ^ unl f ic ation ^ .^ oyer aga . fl BuJ . fof Mar]y a wcek ^ pool riders weren't on close enough speaking terms to discuss a solution. They finally agreed to draw straws to determine which should go to the Navy Department and tell an admiral he preferred a general. You will be happy to know that justice triumphed. Paine, the culprit, lost By HAL COCHRAN A caddy .was arrested for carrying a' gun on a golf course. How about all the shooting irons the golfer carries? writer 'says that homegrown back in the 1930's, he said he was things are always best. If he's in charge of General Elcc'tric's line ' talking "about" children, who wants of commercial refrigerators. Then he discovered that General Motors was starting to build electric iceboxes for household iise. to argue with him? "WE CONSIDERED that t' ey were moving in on our trade.'.' X)uinn continued. "So we quickly went into the kitchen refrigerator, business, too. We fought 'cm with everything we had and in the process we managed to make profits of $7,000.000. "We went right after 'em. Unlimited funds. GetJIh*. business, Rochester,, N. ,Y,; firemen were ordered to wear neckties while on duty, Nice chance of getting overheated before they ever get to a •fire. • • - - • • "".' .- ' - A BEAUTIFUL blonde of our town named Julie Kelley married Dr. Campbell Watson,*) of Los Angeles, a while back and began arranging her affairs preparatory to moving to the West Coast. She rented her home here to E. Perkins McGuire, of Boston, recently-appointed Assistant Secretary of Defense for Procurement. They came to terms speedily and amicably, but Mrs. Watson is utterly and completely mystified by one clauH tht new bur«*uerit insisted be included in the lease. He made her agree that,.in th« ev«t th« house burned down whilt he wa» in it, ih« should notify him within three weeki whetter she intended to rebuild. X The only time the modern youngsters don't know all the answers is daring school hdurs. Fall is here and we know which way the straw blows! Right into the 61' hat box for the winter. PRINCESS Margaret U teeking ness in night clubs. This is a good way to forget, but »«• should be careful not to-overdo the treatm*" 1 Some girls who've been to night clubi W can't remember * thing. (K1AI

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