Carrol Daily Times Herald from Carroll, Iowa on November 24, 1970 · Page 8
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-Junior Editor Quiz on- CLOCKS coulton QUESTION: How does a clock work? ASWER: For a clock's hands to move, there must be some power driving it. Many clocks these days are run by electricity. But many others, the ones which go tick- tock, derive their power from a coiled spring which is inside (A in our picture). When you wind the clock, you are tightening this spring; as it unwinds, it puts out power which runs the clock. The spring is mounted on a large wheel whose cogs cause other wheels, connected with the clock's hands, to move very slowly. A balance wheel, turning back and forth,'keeps the hand's movements steady and prevents ths spring from unwinding too fast. A clever little device, the escapement (B), allows just the right amount of power to get through. A swinging bar has a foot which brings up with a sharp "tick" against a foot of a wheel below. Then it lifts up and allows the wheel to move just a little. There is another tick, or tock, as the other foot of the bar strikes against another tooth of the wheel. Tick, tock — the movement goes steadily on, driving the hands which tell the time. (Mary Dyke of Elkhart, Ind., wins a prize for this question. You can win $10 cash plus AP's handsome World Yearbook if your question, mailed on a postcard to Junior Editors in care of this newspaper, is selected for a prize.) TIZZY By Kate Osann 'Whom shell I soy iscalling—sir or madam—as the case may be?" SIDE GLANCES By Gill Fox 'I understand there's a short intermisison that has • nothing to do with sex, when they ail go out for popcorn!" CAPTAIN EASY Daily Times Herald Features . . . Comics OUT OUR WAY By NEG COCHRAN OUR BOARDING HOUSE with MAJOR HOOPL1 Tuesday, November 24, 1970 Variety Answer to Previous Puzzle ACROSS 1 Interdict 4 Bay on the Caribbean 9 Psyche parts 12 Bullfight cheer 13 Make amends 14 Faucet 15 Aries (astron.) 16 Succinct: 17 Geological period 18 Son ofSeth (Bib.) 20 Scottish explorer (1813-1893) 21 Cookery utensils 22 Spanish coins 25 Caesar, for instance 28 Titles 32 Catkin 33 Sole of a plow 34 Furnished (Fr.) 35 Perfume 36 Penetrate 37 Abounds 38 Narrator 42 Village in New Mexico 45 Feminine appellation 46 Glut 50 Suitable 51 Tempest 53 Unit of weight 54 Sign of the zodiac 55 Coat with tin- lead alloy 56 Aged 57 Before 58 Garment 59 Chinese bigwig DOWN 1 Perforation 2 Masculine appellation 3 Glade (comb, form) 4 Separate column 5 Roman roads D u c A T S T A T EE R A R A B A A R R i V A 1_ T A T A R L_ 1 M P EE T s; E= N O S E= T E= S IS T s d T H AID 1_ A c E= (Ml A EE E= l_ 1 M EE G SI S N E= ma MR R N 1 H J=> E= N CE E=IP 1 E= L_ E= NJC51 A R T R O D 1 V A N 1 A T EH R A tsl 1 M A Q P EE R A T E= T A l_ E= R E= l_ O p E= S T R EE N £ 6 Defaults (Roman law) 7 Beginning 8 Born 9 Genus of willows 10 Mend, as socks 11 Health, resorts; 19 Certafti wrenches 21 Book of psalms 23 Undiminished 24 Handled 25 Frenzy 26 Arabian gulf 27 Merton (ab.) 29 Spouse 30 Type of cheese 31 Indian weights 39 Measure of capacity 40 Idolize 41 Mountain pools 42 Story 43 Mimicker 44 Siouan Indian (var.) 47 Particle 48 Hindu weight 49 Within (comb, form) 51 Standard (ab.) 52 In the middle (comb, form) 9 10 11 14 17 a, 30 31 47 48 49 53 56 59 24 By Dick Turner "My downfall is wanderlust ... if I could settl« down somewhere long enough to establish residence, I could apply for welfare!" BUGS BUNNY By HEIMPAHL fr STOFFEL T. WONPER IF THOSE TWO LOVEBIRD Af?E REAPY T' ORPEF? YET' //)<-«< By CROOKS & LAWRENCE LOOK—liOLUIB'S GOT A DICTION ARY, A SET OF ENCYCLOPEDIAS, REFERENCE BOOKS AMP SOME BIOoRAPHIES OF FAMOUS MEN/ I'M CtONJNA HAFTA <3ETRIPOF MY COLLECTION OF COMIC BOOKS AMD 0BT30ME LIKE THESE—THEY SAY YOUR SURROUNDINGS INFLUENCE YOUR DEVELOPMENT/^- WELL, IT MIGHT<3ET YOU TO 1 THINKIM'A LITTLE BUT YOU 30T TO HAVE SCWIETH IN' URSTAIRS IN ORDER. TO CAR.R.Y Obi —PUT A PJ<3 IM TH' PARLOR AMP IT ONLY AAAKES HIM MORE OF A Pl&... NOTHING PERSONAL, OF COURSE.' PIDN'T Vaii A^ ME I OFTEN HELPEP MY UMCLe MTH HIS FLOCK y ^VLL-SeLGGT THE ~~^\ k ^IPP pePSOMALL -Y .M 0 -U \ IP 1 TUBM HIM POWM, HE'LL Ue?6 THAT AS AM EXCUSE TO !_OAF ALU VUlNVTEfZ.' ' OkCAY BUT NO ^UIP UFW IF THE BoAt2C€Fa^ MISTS' THEIR TURkiEy ON. THANKSSIVI MS, THEY'LL ee /\AOP>£ DISAPPOINTED THAM , A (SPeyHOUNP THAT FINALLY CALVSHT THE MECHANICAL 4 \ T^O ,*^^*. m-c ?^.V(^. HALF- vore OF COM­ F1 PENCE 5 SHORT RIBS By FRANK O'NEAL I'M OFF FOR PLANfrf EARTH !10 SEEK FAME AND FORTUNE. (5000 LUCK WITH THE FAME, BUT FORGET •THE FORTUNE BIT. IF you FwpyouR FORTUNE .THEVLLTAX VOUfO DEATH. THE FLINTSTONES By HANNA-BARBERA ALLEY OOP By V. T. HAMLIN WHAT GOOD IS ] HOW ABOUT V ~\WONT HURT . HE IF I CAN'T / PUTTING A / Y'THINK \ TO TRY... SET 'IM TO J LEAP ON 'IM? / IT'LL W, HEY, WAIT/ MOVEP ,rv. ^llAWORK? // DOC,YOU HERE,GUZ, IF Y'GIVE 'IM SUMPIN SWEET NOW AN' THEN, HE'LL FOLLOW YOU ANYWHERE/ WINTHROP By DICK CAVALLI HEfe SETTING WACKIER EVERV DAV. CAVALU FRECKLES By HENRY FORMHALS -AMDl'rACMECKlNQOl M BPADFORP KEMS/MOTOM \l PUfMEy; WHO CLAIMED TO BE A N WEAlWV SOdALlTe POSIW6AS A HOBO • DO ^OU HAVE MM LlSfeD ISJ WHO'S WHO? CAMPUS CLATTER By LARRY LEWIS DIDN'TX WARN YOU GUYS TO WEAR YOUR HARP HATS. HERE ON THE JOB ^ [MOT CROSSING THE CAMPUS ON YOUR WAV" TO THE dOBl ) wo »r NM, r«e, T.M. K<r. UA frt 6ff.

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