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10 Traday, Jan. 11, 1M« MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTB Parliament Gets New, Bill on Education London, (U.R)--The most far- reaching reform in the history of British education has been proposed in the new $320,000,000 government bill which raises the compulsory school attendance age in Britain from 14 to 15 and establishes a ministry of education to provide part-time schooling for children up to the age of 18. Based on a White Paper issued last July, the bill is debatable in parliament early in 1944 and was given its first formal reading recently. It was drawn up by board of education president R. A. Butler and parliamentary secretary J. Chuter Ede. Divided into 5 parts, the proposal is designed to give 5 million English children the birthright of a secondary education. It abolishes the so-called elementary and higher schools and establishes in their stead 3 stages: primary, secondary and further schooling. Authority is delegated first to central advisory councils for England and Wales and then to local educational bodies. The bill provides more aid for church schools and authorizes religious instruction in other schools in classes not to exceed 2 weekly periods. The bill also provides an extension of technical vocational training and stiff fines and jail sentences for parents who violate the compulsory age period. Provision is made for food, clothing and medical treatment for poor children. The age for leaving school would be raised to 16 on April 1, 1945, according to the proposal, and the minister of education would be required to submit to Parliament an order in council raising the age to 16 as soon as is practicable. Parliament expects to debate the bill at length and to make numerous amendments, but it was thought that the basic principles will be accepted. Chicago Hog Pens Jammed Climbs Pole for Squirrel; Gets Frown Cleveland, (U.R)--Legal advice lo people who climb telephone- poles to capture runaway squirrels: Don't. Such was the advice handed down by the common pleas court here in denying Clarence Keller damages from the O h i o Public Service company. Keller gallantly offered to chase a pet squirrel that ran away from its boy owner. The chase led up a telephone pole, the squirrel got tangled up in the wires, and Keller got a teeth shattering .shock from the resulting short circuit. The court's opinion, legally and officially phrased, declared: "The company should not be considered negligent for failing to forsee that an adult person would go squirrel lunting upon its pole, and that the squirrel, alarmed by pursuit, would short circuit its wires, lawfully installed thereon, nor reasonably anticipate such a result" In other words: Nuts to squirrel hunter Keller, whose petition neglected to mention what happened to the squirrel. 34,000 HEAD ARE UNLOADED Prices Same; No More This Week Requested C h i e a g o, (/P)--Swine again Jammed local pens as 34,000 head were unloaded Tuesday. Fed steers and yearlings were steady. The sheep market was active on. all Midwest Livestock (TUESDAY'S PRICES) fHADY- BEACHM8 Oilb 8»re, Clemr Like DANCING EVERY NIGHT Come--Try Our Delicious Food Steaks - Fried Chickea Home Barbecued Bibs Fried Fish Buy War Savings Bonds and Stamps from your Globe-Gazette carrier boy. CECIL STOP IN AFTER SHOW OR DANCE . . . come in for something good --your favorite food or beverage. Climax an enjoyable evening at ... THE SODA GRILL classes. Prices of hogs were nominally unchanged with Monday's decline on all weights and sows. Good and choice 200 to 300 pounders brought the support price of $13.75. Packers had 11,000 head bought on direct billing in addition to the 23,000 salables and the'25,000 held over from the previous session to choose from their'slaughter requirements. It was estimated that about 25,000 would go unsold again Tuesday. The hog marketing committee said no more shipments were needed lor the remainder of this week. (WFA)--Salable hogs 23,000; total 34,000; slow, steady on all weights and sows; good and choice 200 to 300 Ibs. $13.75 the top; 170 to 190 Ibs. $12.25 to $13.00; few above; 150 to 170 Ibs. $11.25 to $11.35; 310 to 340 Ibs. heavies $12.50 to $12.90; most 300 to 550 Ib. sows $11.75 to $11.90 few choice $12.00; estimated 25,000 unsold again Tuesday. Salable cattle 9,000; salable calves 1,200; fed steers and yearlings including yearling heifers steady; moderately active on all grades; all interests bought medium to good grade kind and eastern order buyers took strictly good and choice offerings; bulk steers Albert Lea Minn. Trend Steady to Good Butchers-- lOc Lower 140-150 Ibs. :...»».» 150-180 Ibe *10.70 160-170 Ibj Sll.ll 170-180 lb«. »11.7» 180-100 lb». »12.20 200-220 Ibs 113.40 220-140 Ibs. 113.40 240-28O Ibs. »13.40 2W-270 lb«. .'. 113.40 270-300 Ibs. »I3.40 300-330 Ibe J12.1S 330-380 Ibs. 112.75 Good Packing 5ow»~ 270-300 Ibs. 111.50 300-330 Ibs $11.50 HC-MO Ibs (11.50 380-400 Ib9 tll.40 400-450 Ibs $11.30 450-600 ItK »11.20 Austin, Minn. Steady , $11.10 *11.M $12.20 · 13.40 $13.40 $13.40 $13.40 $13.40 $12.90 $11.70 ·11.70 $11.70 $11.70 $11.80 $11.50 Waterloo Steady $11.90 $12.00 $12.70 $13.45 $-13.45 $13.45 $13.45 $13.45 $13.00 $12.80 $11.75 $11.75 $11.75 $11.65 . $11.45 - NOW - PLAYING - TUES. - WED. - THUK. DKK POWELL VKTORMOOU ALSO - NEWS MAT. WED. - 2:00 P. M. STARTS - THUR. TUBS. - WED. Compelling Drama of Romance and Suspense "SUSPICION^' JOAN ~CARTZ FONTAINE · GRANT PLUS ENDS TUES. "HOSTAGES" Luise Kainer "HARVEST MELODY' Rosemary Lane STARTS WED. OUR NAVY vs. ENEMY AGENTS! ANI "GIRL FROM MONTEREY" Armida - Edgar Kennedy · BARGAIN PRICES · MAT. 21c - EVE. 30c FUN FOR ALL AGES Don Strickland Sat. Jimmy smith I Wed. Earl Hunt Fri. LATE BUS AFTER DANCE WED. - FRI. · SAT. - SUN. $13.50 to $16.25; bulk heifers J12.50 to $15.00; top steers grading choice to prime $17.00 next highest price $16.75; choice to prime. 1000 Ib. heifers $16.35; cows in liberal supply, dull,. 10 to 15 lower on most grades; only good grades holding steady; bulls steady to weak with practical top weighty sausage offerings $11.75; vealers steady at $15.00 down; mineirun stackers and feeders dull at $10.00 to $12.00; choice weighty feeders, Colorado $12.75 and $13.00. Salable sheep 8,000; total 9,000; all classes active, lambs fully steady quality considered; she_ep strong; load lots good and choice fed wooled western lambs $15.25 to packers; mixed medium and good lambs $13.25 to $15.00 with lambs at $13.25 to $14.00 largely medium grade offerings. Some common lambs to killers $12.00; bulk fed western ewes $7.00 to $7.75 according to grade. PRICES OF ALL GRAIN STRONG Buying, However, Is Reported Scattered Chicago. (!F) -- All g r a i n s strengthened after a weak opening Monday and both wheat and rye showed enough rallying power to effect substantial gains from the previous closes. Buying, however, was scattered, support in wheat coming from locals and in rye from houses with eastern connections. Generally the trade held back from the market to await developments in country marketings as a result of the fixing of ceilings and pending further study of the president's message to congress. Wheat finished V 4 to 7s higher than the previous close, May $1.72, July $1.70%, rye was % to 1V 4 up, May $1.32y4-%. Oats were ft to % off, May 79, and barley was % to 'A off, May $1.22%. CHICAGO CASH GEAIN · Clileac*, (jPi--Cash wheat none. Corn. No. 5 yellow tl.M'/l-Sl-OBVl. Barley, malting, si.I5-Jl.MVi nom.: feed. »1.18-»1.23',i nom. Field seed per 100 Ibs.. timothy $5.75- $«.M nom.: red top »14.00-J15.00 nom.: red clover $3L50 nom.; sweet clover $10.50 nom. STEELS, RAILS LEAD IN RALLY Buyers See Optimistic Trend in F. R. Talk New York, W--Steels rails led the stock market on a more or less sedate rally Tuesday as "Buyers saw an optimistic trend in the president's message recommending a national service law to prevent strikes and put the country on an all-out war basis. The list turned upward after a hesitant opening and prices actually were at their best, gains running to 2 points or so, before the Roosevelt communication was released a few minutes past noon. , · The pace was fast for awhile in anticipation of bullish inspiration from the white house. Dealings slowed when the address appeared on the news tickers and, with doubts arising as to whether the chief executive's desires could be translated into a statute, profit cashing reduced peak quotations Local Livestock HOGS MASON ciTY--For Tuesday .... 140-150 * 8.W 150-160* 9.90 .... 160-170 $10.90 170-190 $11.90 180-200 $12.90 200-220 $13.40 .. 220-240 $13.40 .. 240-270 $13.40 .. 270-300 »I3.V . 300-330 $13.00 . 330-380 $12.75 Mason City Grain MASON CITY--For Tuesday No. 2 white oats 70c No. 2 shelled corn (15£% moisture) $1.02 No. 2 ear corn (15%% moisture) 98c No. 2 soybeans '. $1.80 Barley 75c-$l WEDNESDAY GBADV CLOSE Chicago, (IP)-WHEAT-- High May ;.I.T2Vi July Sept. Steady. Good light lights . Good light lights . Good light lights . Good light lights .. Good light lights Good light lights Good med. wt. butchers Good med. wt. butchers Good med. wt. butchers Good. med. wt, butchers Good. med. wt. butchers - Good packing sows Z70-3OO $11.70 Good sows 300-330 111.TM Good sows 330-3SO .lll.TO Good sows 360-400 $11.70 Good sows 400-450 Jll.tO Good sows 450-500 111.50 Due 1* exeesslTe rma · h«g, plea» cmll the plant keftre deliTerlm any boil. JACOB E. DECKUt * SONS. CATTLE MASON CITY--Tor Tuesday Choice steers and heifers ...$14.00-15.00 Good steers and heifers ... 112.50-13.50 Med. steers and heifers .... 310.00-11.50 Com. steers and heifers $ 8.00- 9.50 Cows, dry fed » 8.M-».oo Com. cows $ 7.50-S.OO Butcher bulls . . . » 8.00-10.00 Bologna bulls JS.OO- ».00 Bologna bulls, light $7.00-8.00 Cutters » 6.00- 7.00 Canners, heavy S 5.00-6.00 Canners. light * 4.00- 3.00 Fancy select calves 112.00^13.00 Calves, gd. to choice, 130-190 $11.00-11.00 Calves, fair to good .. 130-190 * 9.00-10.00 Calves, common to fair $ 7JO- 8.50 Calves, cull »4.00d'wn SHEEP MASON CITY--For Tuesday Genuine sp. lambs, gd. lo ch. 912.75-13.73 Gen. sp. lambs, med, to good SH.75-12.50 Fed ewes, good to choice . . . 4 5.00- 5.50 1.70H 1.70 .19 li .78 Low I.7H4 1.6SV, 1.69'. 1.68 July . Sept. . RYE-May 1.3311 July 1.3iy« Sept 1.31 May . July I.2IH Sept. 1.20»i .77'. .76V. 1.30t 1.30H 1-2S14 1.221. 1.21 1.20 Close 1.11 l.TOia 1.69% 1.08'. .79 -77?i .76H 1.30?. 1.22V. 1.211k 1.20V, near the close. Transfer approximated 1,000,000 shares. South Porto Rico_sugar jumped to a 1943-44 top as hopes revived for a boost in the island's sugar ceilings to offset wage demands and other costs. Famsworth television also touched best levels for the past year. In front were U. S. Steel, Bethlehem, Santa Fe, South Pacific, N. Y. Central, Homestake, Dome, Hercules Motors, Chrysler, Wilson Co.. Sears Hoebuck, Du Pont, Allied Chemical, U. S- Rubber, Westinghouse and D o w Chemical. Hallway loans were strong features of the bond department. ·OARD AND ROOM ·y GENE AHERN AUMT CLARA JILTED ME XXJROWNWY, BUT SHE VKASMV A SCHOOL rOKCi YEARS AGO V. TEACHER, AND V*»S NEVER. V OUT IN ^OUR COUNTRY/-" SHeS A VflDOwr AMD HEB. HUSBAND LEFT HER AN WAS A ·· SO TO MAKE HP, I SENT HER. A BEAUTIFUL. BMROF STEER HORNS -BUT SHE -OO MARFY HER.,-- IT VOUU? SERVE MOD BOTH RIGHT /····I'LL PLAY CUPID, AMD ·11.00 S11.40 *12.90 113.45 113.45 ·13.45 · 13.15 113.25 I12.M ·12.70 TVVOULDE LIKE A TORNADO AND BUZZARD-- Bsr vfco HOUSHT H2.AB 1h LIKE ^ ^XT-S. CCAR CWT HAFW GET SO. OEAUW5 ABOUT ME. GOWS W OW CATES \U\TVl OWT TELL M£ AMHING 4EOiT SAILORS ,,, AND I SET ttS TWft ABOUT WMES. TOO CRYFTtXJTJOTE--A cryptogram quotation W E N T U St, N I , N P M L Q R K S I Q U J . Y J B L Q R . G M Q E S I A P R -- L O N B U L D U N J I T . ·yestentoy-s Cryptoquote: OUR TODAYS AND YESTERDAYS ARE THE BLOCKS WITH WHICH WE BUILD--LONGFELLOW. Hides Qietatloni ftnUihei bjr Welt Brn., Inc., 3M Tlftk Street S«tbweit HorsehJdej - ........................ *e.«o ·GkZEN BEEF HIDES Bull hides ........................... Ic From 15 Ibi. up .................... lie . rrom 15 Ibs. down 12c Common ewes . . 1.00- 2.00 ---- . . . Bucks ....................... $ .75- 1.50 Students Now 'Choosey' About Part-Time Jobs Boston, (U.R)--Wartime conditions have made college students "choosey" about board-and-room jobs which used to be regarded as "campus plums," according to Director Norman H. Abbott of the Boston university Placement service. "Because of the fat checks they collected on sumrnar war jobs," Abbott said, "most applicants won't even consider anything paying less than 55 cents an hour, and some don't hear you until you put something on the left side of the decimal point." Although normally 70 per cent of the student body applied for part-time work, the percentage now is not above 20, he explained. ·Cured hides Ic a Ib. higher. Abo Ic a Ib. higher for green hides to wholesale dealer* in wholesale quantities. Hutson and Paschal Take Scoring Honors New York, OJ.R)--A veteran in his 10th and final year and a rookie who came up as a freshman from Georgia. Tech paced the national football league in scoring during the 1943 year. Don Hutson, Green Bay packer end, who retired after his final game this year, made 12 touchdowns, 36 conversions and 3 field goals for a total of 117 points. Bill Paschal, New York Giants' rookie, also made 12 touchdowns to rank 2nd with 72 points. Produce (Merchant Quotations) (Cash Quotation; by E. G. Morse) MASON CITY--For Tuesday Eggs, current receipts 28c Springs, heavy breeds 24c Leghorn springs, 2 Ibs. over 21c Heavy hens 21c Hens, under 4 Ibs 18c Cocks, heavy 17c Cocks, Leghorns 15c All No. 2 Poultry 4 cents less Eggs, at retail 36c Batter, Iowa State Brand 49c Butter, Corn Country ,48c Butter, Brookfield 49c Butter, Decker's lowana 49c NEW TOBK raODUCE New T»rk. 6--Butter 630.989; firm. Prices unchanged at ceiling. Cheese 332,008; nominal, no quotations. TO SOLVE CRY*TOG«AMS--In KlTlnr. errptotrams yon must endeavor to «ll- c«T«r what alphabetic character appears mast frequently. When this Is done, yon B«KtB to tvBstitvte yaar key letters. A-E-O arc vsaalljr tbc most commonly vsed TOweUr N-B-S-T are common consonants. . In order to determine the correct'placement.of y««r tetters. It is well to study word endlaas and tne two and three letter words appealing In the panic. Words like tie. he, it. at. cfi an* the. *«t, and, etc., often aid In the solution, which n accomplished by trial and error. If you snhstltate A for O in one word, you must do the same in all the words. If II works yosi've (uessed rliht: It U doesn't, you'll have to Iry afaln. Once the key lettcn are fe«n* and correctly placed, the rest i» sisually easy. Lone Yank Takes 19 Nazis With Ruse in Italy By KENNETH'L.DIXON With the AEF on ht lUlbn Front, Jan. 9 (Delayed) (fl--Pvt. Billy Miller, 21, a last-talking doughboy from Peoria, 111., hoodwinked a German lieutenant and 18 enlisted men into believing they were surrounded and then marched them single-handed to captivity across 600 yards of no- man's land. f Private Miller pulled off the exploit when he went into action for the first time Thursday night as his company attacked a hill in the San Vittore area. Surrounded by 90 Germans while he and a few comrades were bringing some wounded and a prisoner to the rear, Billy and his mates had to surrender. A platoon of 19 Germans took charge of Billy. In a tunneled-but cave where they put up for the nifbt, the jerries started talklnr about taking him back to a prison camp. The lieutenant, who spoke English, told htm what they were saying. "You'll never make it," said Billy. He knew he was at least a quarter of a mile in front of his own line, but he added, "We've got you surrounded. Listen!" Gunfire crackled outside, echoing in the cave. They spent the night there. Next day the fighting was still / terrific, so the German platoon moved only a short distance far-: ther back, this time to a farmhouse in the valley behind the hill. They drank some wine and found some bread, "But you could hardly stick a knife into it," Billy said later. They asked him if American bread was that hard. 'Oh, no," said Billy, who used to be a donghroller in a Peoria army biscuit bakery. "American bread is all fresh and soft." The Germans looked at one another. Next day, the German lieutenant insisted that the time had come to try to contact other German outfits. As he talked, Billy looked out the" window. On a distant hill paralleling the valley he saw troops moving. It was worth a gamble. "I tell you we've got this place surrounded," he said. "Come outside and I'll show you." They stepped outside and Billy pointed to the movement on the hill. The lieutenant stepped back inside, talked to his men a moment, then came back to Billy, unbuckled his pistol belt and handed it to him. "You are not our prisoner now," he said. "We are your prisoners." So back across no man's land, the 5-foot 5-inch doughboy led the column of prisoners. Walking up to his lines, he turned them in, together -with 7 German automatics, 9 binoculars 'and 1 machine pistol. to.Capt. Knssel E. Law of Des Moines, Iowa'. ) Embarrassed at the attention CHICAGO PXODVCE Chicago, W--Butter, firm; receipts 423.235: market unchanged. Eggs, receipts 10.905; top grades weak; specials 1-2 39; 3-4 37'.4; extra 1-1 3614; 3-4 35H; standard: 1-4 34; pullet eggs 23 to 24. CHICAGO rOULTKT Taetdar M»krt) Chle*g«. «·--Poultry, live: steady; 2 cars 20 trucks; market unchanged. LIVESTOCK FOBECAST Cfclcag*. tiP-- ( W P A ) -- Officially estimated salable livestock receipts Wednesday: ' Hogs 17.000: cattle 12.0M; sheep »,000. SaysASTP Will Not Be Liquidated Iowa City--The army specialized training program in American universities and colleges is not in the process of liquidation and the number of cadets in the program will depend upon the actual needs of the arms and services. This is the information received by University of . Iowa officials from the war department's bureau of public relations. Such a statement was issued, in response to inquiries after certain newspapers had published a story to the effect that ASTP was to be abandoned. In the material from the war department, Secretary of War Henry L. Stinson is quoted as The population of El Reno, Oklahoma, jumped about 145,000 persons in a single day in 1901 when the last free land in Oklahoma was opened to white settlers. Major Rates Chaplain, Also 1 st Lieutenant Madison, Wb., OJ.R--The lieutenant who is a major and major who is not a major is a paradox which has proved embarrassing to a Truax Field chaplain. The chaplain's name is Major C. Waldrup. His rank is first lieutenant. While visiting a soldier at the Madison police station recently, the chaplain signed the register "Major Waldrup." A husky x policeman eyed the lieutenant's silver bars on his shoulders and demanded an explanation. Waldrup hurried into his usual explanatory speech. HOW TO KEMOVE STAINS To remove stains successfully from clothing and household fabrics you must treat the stain while it is fresh, work carefully but quickly, try simple methods first, dry rapidly. These are a few of the pointers on removal of stains. The Government publication, STAIN R E M O V A L FROM FABRICS, contains detailed information on the subject. Order a copy of this helpful booklet today. Five cents postpaid. Use This Coupon The Mason City Globe-Gazette Information Bureau, Frederic J. Haskin, Director, Washington, D. C. I inclose herewith 5 CENTS in coin (carefully wrapped in paper) for a copy of the booklet STAIN REMOVAL, Name Reporter Lays Bet for Evidence; Wins $21.60 Akron, Ohio: (U.R)--Ernie Arms, reporter lor the-Akron "Beacon- Journal" isn't so sure his paper's anti-gambling crusade is such a good thing. Arms walked into a downtown betting establishment with orders to make a horse bet if possible. It was--a. tout informed him that Clip Clop, running at Rockingham, was a "sure thing." So Arms, who just wanted evidence, laid $2 down on Clip Clop's nose. Clip Clop's nose -- pust the rest of him--came in and paid $21.60, leaving Reporter Arm's future usefulness as a courageous anti- gambling crusader high in doubt. follows: assigned "The number of soldiers for training under the ASTP will be changed from time to time so as to accord with the needs of the army and the available manpower. "It is now being reduced--but may later be .either increased or still further reduced as the exigencies of the military situation' or military training make advisable." In December, there were about 140,000 soldiers in the program, working at 222 universities and colleges. The first group entered training in April, 1943. More than 500 soldiers will receive certificates at the University of Iowa Jan. 29 at a special military convocation marking the conclusion of their ASTP training here. Included will be 370 in the basic phase. Senate Will Consider Measure for Relief in Occupied Territory Washington-- Senator Guy M. Gillette is among those scheduled to speak in behalf of a senate resolution, already approved by the senate foreign relations committee, which would provide relief for residents of occupied areas. Witnesses have agreed that getting food to as many starving children as possible in occupied countries would encourage revolt. Senate Resolution 100, introduced by Senators Gillette of Iowa and Taft of Ohio (and the companion measure. House Resolution 117 by Representative John Lesinski of Michigan, chairman of the committee on invalid pensions) reads, in part, as follows: · "Whereas after 6 months' trial (in Greece, under supervision of the Swedish and Swiss governments and the International Red Cross) this relief has been certified by the state department as working satisfactorily and without his exploit received, Billy's first thought was to reassure his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Miller of Peoria, that he is all right. "Just tell them I'm okay and say hello," he said. After a moment's thought he added: "You might \ell Peggy Mitchem of Mason, Ga., that I'm all right, too." Then he headed back to the lines to rejoin his company- f i n Peoria, Billy's father was astounded when informed of his son's exploit, but quickly declared: "He was practically bom with a gun in his hands and he was a crack shot." His mother said: "We're proud of him." (In Macon, friends said that Miss Mitchem, 17, a swingshift worker at an air depot, was spending the weekend at her home in nearby Athens, but promised to deliver Billy's message when she returns. The pair became acquainted when he was stationed at Macon before going overseas.) Flying Fortress bombers can climb to altitudes of 40,000 feet. Street or Rural Route City New Tunnel Proposed at Continental Divide Denver, (U.R)--The Denver and Rio Grande Railroad is seeking permisison to drill a new tunnel through the continental divide to handle difficulties presented by wartime freight shipments. The present tunnel was bored in 1890, when western railroading was in its infancy. It now is too small for the bulky machinery and freight being moved on the nation's rail lines, so a larger tunnel has been proposed. It would cost more than $800,000 and would require a year to complete. The plan must be given approval by the U. S. district court. State (Mail to Washington, D. C.) Pay Dairy Subsidies to Palo Alto Farmers EmmetsbaTg--E i g h t hundred Palo Alto county farmers have received $3,867.79 in dairy subsidy checks for 2,400 pounds of milk and 79,748 pounds of butterfat sold, according to Lawerence Brennan, chairman of the Palo Alto AAA committee. The payment represents 4 cents a pound on butter and 30 cents a hundred on milk. The subsidy dairy payments will be continued during January. In order to assist farmers in buying higher priced feed the January payment will be 5 cents a pound on butterfat and 35 cents a hundred on milk. benefit to the Germans; and "Whereas there are large food supplies available in South America, and "Whereas Belgium, France, Norway, Poland, Greece, Jugoslavia and the Netherlands have lived in friendship with the United States during our entire existence, and have sent us millions of pur most useful and helpful American citizens, and now have no means whatever of securing the necessary agreements by which this disaster can be averted; now, therefore, be t "Resolved that the Senate (H. Resolution 117 "House") respectfully urges that the government of United States, through the secretary of state, endeavor as quickly as possible to work out, in co-operation with the British government and the governments of Sweden, Switzerland, and the accredited representatives of the other governments concerned, the setting up of systematic and definite relief for air stricken and hungry countries where the need is now the most acute; this relief to be based on agreements by the belligerents for the protection of the native and imported food supplies, with rigid safeguarding of such relief so that no military advantage whatever may accrue to the civil populations or armed forces of the invading nations. F. R.: Congressmen Can't Serve Actively in U. S. Armed Forces Washington, (JP) -- President Roosevelt instructed the secretaries oE war and navy Monday that members of congress "may not serve in the active components of :he armed services'," Mr. Roosevelt said in a furmal statement that Attorney General Biddle had advised him that the constitution forbids simultaneous service in the armed forces and in congress. "Aside from the constitutional barrier," the president said, "there is also the problem of evaluation of service to the nation. One of the greatest strengths of our democracy in the time of crisis is a strong, virile congress, to meet the problems arising from the demands of total war. "The election of these congressmen after war was declared, showed that their constituents believed that their service as legislators was their paramount contribution to the war effort." Mr. Roosevelt said that the desire of legislators to serve their country under arms was understandable and appreciated, and "does them honor." Bar War Savings Bonds and Stamps from y»« GMe-Gaiette curler b»y. M»nly --Mr. and Mrs. M. M. Deninger and son, Richard, are home after a visit with her sister and husband, Mr. and Mrs. George Strayer, at Hudson. Lyle, Minn.--The Dahl estate house recently vacated by the Ed Lusk family has been purchased by Henry Dahl and son, Lloyd, who are making some improvements. Supt. and Mrs. Oscar Miller will occupy the house as soon as it is ready. Soldiers Set For Postwar Harrison, Ark., (U.R)--Two boys, Phc. Mate 2nd class Curtis C. Crane and Cpl. Allen Shunk, are looking out for their postwar employment now instead of waiting until they come back from the war. While on furlough the 2 took out membership in the Ozark Dairy Producers Co-operative, intending to operate a milk goat dairy after the war. Thornton--Mr. and Mrs. Norval Rcnner, who were married recently, gave a wedding dance at the Thornton Union block hall, Friday. . . . . . . . iw^^ afeatgSagggSafeiiramjs^

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