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12 JAiiUArii 2, Hogs Strong to 15 Cents Up GOOD DEMAND IS REFLECTED Prices Showed 25-65 Decline for Week CHICAGO, (#)--Hog prices advanced as much as 15 cents a hundred in some cases Saturday reflecting good demand on the first trading day of the new year. Top rose a dime to $14.00, which was paid for choice 220 Ib. swine. (U. S. Department of Agriculture)--Salable hogs 1,000; total 10,000; active, strong to 15c higher than Thursday's average; mosl good and choice 190 to 300 Ibs. 514.35-14.50; two loads choice 220 Ibs. S14.GO; the top; few sows lOe higher at ?13.35-13.85; compared week ago: Barrows and gilts 25- 40c lower; sows 50-65C lower. Salable cattle 300; calves none; compared Thursday last week: Fed steers and yearlings strong to 25c higher, mostly 15-25c up, closed very active at the advance following draggy, uneven market early in week; largely fed steer and yearling run, with strictly choice longfed steers scarce, bulk grading medium to low-choice; top $16.75, paid for 1,293 Ibs. averages; next highest price $16.65; best long yearlings $16.60; light yearlings $16.40; bulk $13.75-16; stockers and feeders scarce, strong, mostly $11.25-13.25; fed heifers fully steady, active, bulk S12.70-15; strictly choice 955 Ib. heifers topped for class at $16, next highest price $15.85; after reaching record levels, cow market reacted 25c, but still 25-50c over late last week; strictly good fat cows reached $14, cutters selling close to $10, but cutters closed at $9.75 down, with late market on canners $7.50-8.25; bulls 25-40c higher, also record price levels, weighty sausage offerings reaching $14.25, mostly $14 down; vealers 25-50c higher at $14-16. Salable sheep 1,500; total 6,500; compared Thursday last week: Fai lambs weak to 15c lower, sheep steady to 2oc lower; Iamb top $16, that price highest for December ir. 17 years; most late sales of good and choice fed wooled lambs S15.60-lo.85: the popular price late being $15.75; yearlings shared Iamb trends except yearling ewes which were in narrou'ed demand and sold at sharp discounts- slaughter cxves topped at $8.60 bu1 frequent sales were at $7.25-8.25. Midwest Livestock SATURDAY'S PRICES Trend Good Butchers-140-150 Jte 15Q-160 Ibs Albert Lea* Minn. £c higher Austin Minn. lOc higher $12.15-12.20 S12.53-13.CO si2.M-i3.oo 170-180 Ibs S13.55-13.60 1BO-200 Ibs $13.70-13.75 200-220 Ibs $13.95-14.00 220-2JO Ibs S13.95-J4.00 2'0-270 Ibs S13.95-14.00 270-3M Ibs. S13.95-14.00 300-330 Ibs S13.95-14.00 330-3CO Ibs S13.E5-13.30 Good Packing Sows-270-300 Ibs 813.73-13.80 300-330 Ibs 512.75-13.CO 330-303 Ibs S13.75-I3.CU 3EO-400 Ibs S13.S5-1S.70 400-150 Ibs S13.55-13.CO 450-500 ibs S13.43-13.SO 00-55:) Ibs 513.35-13.40 . S12.35-12.65 S1S.05-12.S5 S12.35-12.25 S13.W-J3.75 S13.60-13.SO S13.70-14.00 S13.70-14.00 513.70-14.00 S13.10-14.00 ?1 3.60-13.90 513.60-13.90 S13. 60-13.90 S13.UO-139I) S13.50-13.EO S13.40-13.70 SW.CO-13.70 Waterloo Steady S12.25-I2.40 S13.C5-13.80 513,03-14.05 $14.00-14,15 514.00-14.15 S14.00-14.15 $14.00-14.15 S14.CO-14.15 $13.00-14.05 S13.75-12.00 S13.75-12.SO S13.75-13.SO S13.GS-13.EO S13.i5-!3.3'J 513.G5-13.30 Ceflar Rapids Steady S13.30-13.4fl 513,70-13.83 513.95-14.05 S14.05-14.15 514.05-14.15 S1405-14.15 S14.05-14.15 SI4.05-14.15 S14.05-14.15 S13.93-14.05 S13.S5-14.05 S13.95-14.05 S13.85-13.93 SI3.75-13.83 S13.75-13.85 Sports loundup By HUGH FULLEETON Local Livestock HOG5 MASON crTY-- For Five cents Cipher to 5 cents tourer. Good light lights .... ...... 140-150 S12.3C Good light lights - .......... 15Q-1GO S12.SC Gocd light lights . ......... 160-170 S13.3 Good light lights ..... ..... 170-180 SI3.00 Good light lights .......... 180-200 S14.15 Good Ifght butchers ....... 200-220 514.15 Good me. \vt butchers ... 220-240 S14.15 Good me, wt. butchers ... 240-270 $14-15 Good me. wt butchers ... 270-300 SI-MS Good me. wt. butchers ... 300-330 Sli.15 Gocd me. wt. butchers ... 330-360 $14.15 Good packing SOWS ....... 270-303 S13.90 Good sov.-s ...... . ......... 3QO-330 513.90 Good sows ................ 330-360 51300 Good sows .1.... .......... 360-400 SI3.80 Good sows ................ 400 450 Sl.1-70 Good sows ................ 450-500513.70 CATTLE MASON CITY-- For Saturday Choice to pnm» sieera ...... 513.50-14,50 Good to choice tterrm ........ *i2.5Q-12.5Q Medium to irood steers ...... sn.5Q-J2JO Fair to medium steer* ...... Sio.oo-n.50 Flaln to fair sTtera .......... S 8,00-10,00 Cholc* to prtma yrl». Bt«ra S13.SQ-H f Good to choice- vrlg. Bt«r« Si2.50-ia,50 Medium to good yearlings ... su.50-lz.5a Fair to medium r-ar lints .. Sto.on-n.50 Common to fair yearltnfis .... S 8.QO-1D.OQ Choice to crimp heifers. BOO Ibs. down ................. S13.QO-14.05 Good t o choice heifers . . . . . . S i Z . B Tedium to good heifers .. ____ Sii.oo-I2.oi Plain to fair heifers , . . - . ..... S1Q.QO-11 5 Common heifers .-. ........... * aoc-IO.Ci Good to choice cows, dry fed S 8.00-10.0 Medium to fair cows ........ s 8.50- jfli Fair «,o medium ecu-* . ...... s 7.75. 7^ Cutters, heavy ............ ... 5 7,25- 7 73 Cutters, light ................ S 6.5n- 7.0 Canners. heavy .............. J 5.50- 601 Canners. light ............... S 5.00- 5 5i Bulls, Heavy ...... , .......... S 9,75-10.2. Bulls, light ................... S 8-SO- 9.SO Fancy select csJvej ......... SI2JJP-13.00 CaK-es. eood to choice. 130-1SQ $11,50-12.50 Calves, lair la qood, 1,10-190 S Calves, common to ISIT ..... 5 600- ft 00 Calves, cull ... ...... s S.QQ d'wn SHEEJ- MASON CITY-- For Saturday Spring lambs, goon lo choice $13.25-14.25 Spring lambs, medium lo Rood S12.M-1^.0 Spring lambs. £ood to (air . SlO.50-ll.50 Sprins Umbs. fair to medium $ 9.00-10.00 Spring lambs, common . . . . . S 5,00- 7.00 Native ewas. toed to choice.. S £.75- 3.75 Ewes. culJ .................. S 75 Bucks ........... ...... . ·(Good to choice hogs, less than normal till, delivered to Wilson plant ai Albert Lea, will bring 5-]5c over foregoing quotations.) Stock List NEW YORK STOCKS By The Associated Vress Final Quotations Saturday) Am Can 7L«- Nash Kelv Am R St S OVi Am Tel : T 123',^ , Am Tob B 43V,, Anaconda 2'V- Atch T S F 40 li Beth Stl 56?i Boeing Alrpl 15% Chrysler 68% -on Edison 15!i Com Products 55*i Curt Wright Deere Co Gen Elec Gen Foods en Mot Goodrich Goodyear 111 Cent Int Harvest Tnt Tel St T KennecoU Kresge Mont Watd TV. 2V S'/i 59V, B'i 33 *i Na Da! Prod N Y Central Penney Pcnn R R Phillips Pet Kadio Sears Roeb Socony Vac Std Brands std Oil Ini Std Oil N J Studcbaker Swit Co Texas Co G*i 14-. 10-1 81 ·!3U 45V, 5',-, 61V. 10 Si 4V« 28-i 46'i 57. 22ft United A Lin 19y» United Al Cor 28*4 United Drug IT, U S Gypsum 62 U S Rubucr U S Steel West Un Tel Wilson : Co Woolworth 47 V. Wt 30% LIVESTOCK FORECAST CHICAGO, («--Unofficial estimated receipts of livestock for Monday: Hogs 35.000; cattle 14,000; sheep 10.000. WHEAT REACHES NEW HIGHS Gain More Than Cent a Bushel in New Year CHICAGO, W-- Wheat prices reached new highs since 1937 Saturday on an advance of more than a cent a bushel in first dealings of the new year. Mill buying and anticipation that flour business may be on a substantial scale Monday, when the new ceilings go into effect, strengthened the market. Short covering operations just before the close added to the buying movement. Other grains rose with wheat, rye and corn advancing more than a cent to new highs for the past STOCK BUYING DEMAND WEAKER But Mart Steps Into 1943 With Confidence NEW YORK, (.?)--The stock market Saturday stepped into 1943 with a fair amount of confidence but with an appreciable slackening of buying.demand. Many brokers and customers elected to extend the Friday holiday to Monday and board rooms were sparsely populated. Those xvho appeared for the two-hour proceedings, however, seemed moderately bullish, especially regarding the further good war news The ticket tape loafed throughout and transfers for the brie! proceedings were around 200,000 shares, one of the smallest in more than three months. Ahead most of the time were U S. Steel, Chrysler, N. Y. Central American Telephone, Standarc Oil (N. J.) Goodyear, Douglas Aircraft, General Electric, Texas Co. and du Pont. Backward at intervals were Anaconda, General Motors, Sears Roebuck and U. S. Rubber. Bonds and commodities held to a fairly steady course. several months. Wheat closed Hi to cents higher than T h u r s d a y , May 51.38% to $1.38=5, July S1.38}'a; corn IVi to 1% higher, May 95% to SB, July 96% to 96%, oats =5 to % higher and rye H'a to !«. higher. CHICAGO CASU GRAIN (Saturday IJarfcel) CHICAGO. W-- Cash wheat No. 2 northern spring 51.26; dark 51.36. Corn new No. 2 yellow S5-95lac: No. 3, 92 a ,Ac; No. 4. 82-900; Ko. 5, 80-87^c; No 3 white St.OS; old No. 1, S5!4c; No. 3. 93=ic. Oats No. 1 mixed 5Sc; sample 32Hc: No. 2 white 58c; sample 42'/it:. Barley malting 85-1.04 nom.; feed 63- 75c nom. Field seed unchanged. Mason City Groin MASON CITY--For Saturday No. 2 shelled corn 78c No. 2 new oats 48c New ear corn 72c No. 2 soybeans SI 6] Barley 50-75c 75 Allies Destroyed or Damaged 1,286 Jap Planes, Review Shows GENERAL M a c A R T H U R - s HEADQUARTERS IN AUSTRALIA, (U.PJ -- Allied planes have destroyed or damaged 1,28S Japanese planes in combat in the southwest Pacific war zone and ROW hold unquestionable control ol the air over embattled New Guinea, the- combined air forces announced in a review of Friday. The 1942 bag comprised 723 planes destroyed, 250 probably destroyed and 313 damaged, the announcement said. Most of the planes were shot down over New Guinea, where a single squadron of Curtiss P-40 fighters held off the Japanese from mid-March to the end of April. "Odds didn't matter," the announcement said. "Both American and Australian fighter pilots took on as many as seven or eight to one and always came out well on the right side. "Allied losses both in individual combat and in aggregate result have been small in comparison with the enemy." The review said that allied control of the air over New Guinea, combined with the steady improvement in methods o't air co-operation with land forces and increasing success in attacks on enemy shipping, "is an excellent augury for 1043." WHEAT-May .... July Sept. ... CORN-May July Sept OATS-May Juiv .... Scot. ... RYE-May .... Julv Sept. ... LAKE-Jan SATURDAY CUAVN* CT.OSC CHICAGO, ..51.33=4 1.38-, Low S!.37!i Close Produce (Merchant Quotations) (Cash Quotations by E. G. Morse MASON CITY--For Saturday Eggs, current receipts 3Bi Capons, 8 Ibs. Band up 30' Heavy springs, 5 Ibs. and up..24i Heavy springs, 4 to 5 Ibs 2Z Heavy springs, 3 to 4 Ibs. 20 Leghorn springs 17 Heavy hens, 5 ]bs. and over. .22 .20 I3i Hens, 4-5 Ibs. Hens, under 4 Ibs. ... ......... 17, Cocks, heavy Cocks, Leghorns ............. All No. 2 Poultry 4 cents less Eggs, in cash ............. 29-35- Eggs, in trade ............ 32-33i Butter. Io-va State Brand ..... 51i Butter. Corn Country ......... 50 Butter. Decker's lowna ..... 50c Butter. Brookfield ........... 50i XEW YORK PRODUCE (Saturday Market) NEK YORK WV-Thc following markets was closed Saturday: Nev/ York::--Butter cheese, and egg. dressed and live poultry cntCACO PRODUCE (Saturday Market) CHICAGO. C.?)--Butter receipts 731 35 pounds. Etjgs 11.288 cases; prices £irm an unchanged. Hides QnoUtTon* rornlttieit by Wolf Broi Ine 308 Filth Siren noothne-l Elarsehlde- .. $6.0 ·GREEN I1CEF HIDES from 13 Ibs. up n From 15 tbs. down . . . j« Bull hftfra ·Cured hides le a Ib. higher. Also le SI.33'a-*i I I b higher for green hfdes to wholesal l.-JS'i l.SOTi Food Storage Steps Taken by Uncle Sam By OVID A. MARTIN- WASHINGTON, (£- -- There's such a thing as patriotic hoarding --but only Uncle Sam can do it. Whiie asking citizens to limit food 'purchases to day-to-day needs,'_ Mr. Whiskers, himself, finds that he must engage in hoarding practices to assure ample supplies of food for military and lend-lease requirements. * * * Food authorities explained Saturday that government purchases of foods may from time to time be greatly in excess of current requirements. To handle the extra supplies, the army, navy and the agriculture department have rented extensive v,-archousin-r and rcfriseratin? facilities. -- ·;-. ·; The practice of acquiring supplies in excess of current needs, referred to in official quarters as "stockpiling," is made necessary largely by the nature of food production. Take pork production for example. In the months of Decem- dcalcrs ID wholesale auanlltlcs. A survey of 50 typical New Jer sey farms gave an average of mor than one ton of scrap per farm If this average were maintaine throughout the country, the na lion's farms are capable of yield ing at least six million tons icrap. Buy H'ar Savings Bonds am Stamps from your GIobc-Gazett carrier boy. NEW YORK, OT--Well, that ear 1943 that everybody has been alking about arrived an hour head of schedule--war time, you now--and if we could show as tuch speed in coming up with the nswers to all the questions about vhat will happen this year, it .rould save a lot of trouble . . . speaking for sports, our guess is lat "spectacles" are on their way ut but that competition will con- inue on a broad basis, mainly be- ause the army and navy seem to vant to get the boys in shape for ervice . .. The folks who followed iro football last fall concluded hat it was the Jast season for the luration; the same impression goes with file current hockey sea- on and vie figure major league aseball probably will stagger through 1943 and then fade out. . . The schools and colleges seem o be coming around to the idea :hat their job is to train boys for he armed forces ancl once they earn they can't run another big- ime football schedule, they'll probably concentrate on just that even though the physical training costs money instead of providing Quote, Unquote What touched off the above :rain of thought was re-reading a etter written several months ago ay an army officer . . , "About the jest reason I have heard advancec vhy athletics will disband for the duration," he wrote, "is that when we start our major drive againsi errnany and Japan so many wili be killed that .every hamlet anc city will be so shocked that no e will feel like attending an athletic contest, regardless of morale value." . . . Naturally everyone nopes that won't happen . . . I isn't a cheerful prospect, but Sherman never said "war is a picnic,' either. One-Minute Sports A whisper from Pittsburgh says Johnny Ray is getting another Bolly Conn ready for the ring wars, a kid who won't be ready to turn pro for another six months . Sport Shirt Bill Veeck, heai man of the Milwaukee Brewers, is going in for pro basketball but h doesn't intend to bring Mihvauke into the National Pro league unti after the war. . . Harness horsi experts' say that if a horse of thi year was selected in their field the Whirlaway of the chin-whiske tracks would be W. E. Gilmour's Senator Abbe. Service Department Birdie Tebbetts, former Detroi catcher, is a recent arrival a Miami to enter an officers' training school . . . Johnny Beazley o the Cards is heading for the sami spot . . . When an opposing has ketball team was awarded fiv foul shots on one play, Lt, M. G Ramey, athletic officer at For Story, Va., figured it was time t protest. It happened this way: . Fort Story player, Bielitz, fouled an opponent in the act of shooting Two shots were awarded and th referee added a third on th ground that the foul was deliber ate. When Bielitz said somethin about the foul, the official award cd a technical foul and sent Bielit to the bench. An li;s arrival, th player made another crack an another technical foul was callec making five shots in all. tier, January and February slaughter is heaviest. Governmen purchases of pork and lard dur ing these months will be consid crably greater than requirement during the period. The exces purchases will be stored for us next summer when pork produc tion drops to its seasonally lo' level. The same situation applies t dairy and poultry products. * * * The government plans calt for two types of stockpiles. One is the storing of supplies 3ur- in-; periods of heavy production for use later in the year when production is low. The second is tlic storing of supplies for un- forscen emergencies. * W ¥ Officials said that the government hopes to build up emergency reserves of some foods this year. The plans call for reserves of at least 1,500,000.000 pounds of lard, shortening, butter, margarine and other food fats and oils and between 300,000,000 and 500,000,000 pounds of meat. The government already has a stockpile ot about 15,000,000 cases of evaporated milk. Government holdings of wheat which have been acquired under grower-loan Air Force Team Rating Goes Up EL PASO, Texas, (U.R) -- fh S e c o n d Air Force Bomber strengthened their claims to rec pgnition among the nation's lead ing service teams by pointing fc a 13 to 7 victory over Hardin Simmons in the Sun Bowl. A crowd of 14.000 watched th Bombers from Spokane, Wash come from behind to defeat th previously undefeated champion of the.border conlerence. Hordin-Simmons scored firs pushing across a touchdow which was set up by Rudy Mob ley's 57-yard return of a pass in tercepiipn in the second period But in the third period, Bi Sewell passed to Johnny Holme who was stopped on Hardin-Sim mons one-yard 1-ne, and V: Spaddaccini scored on a plumj Still trailing 7 to G, the soldiei marched 84 yards in the final pe riod and Harold Van Every, for msr Minnesota star, scored on play through tackle. programs constitute cereal. a reserve of Rommel Was Rushed Reichardt, Known to Thousands of Iowa U Students, Is Buried IOWA CITY, (if)--Funeral services were held Saturday for John D. Reichardt, candy manufacturer, cafe owner and a friend of thousands of University of Iowa students and alumni. He died Thursday night of a heart ailment at the age of 70. For 44 years ReicharcU managed the lieich cafe, a popular campus spot. He had employed more than 1,500 students in the 44 years. Death came as n result ot a heart disease and followed a three weeks' illness. Famed in the confection world for his secret "Palmetto" choco- NCAA Champ 3 ref ers to Bomb Japs . HEADQUARTERS, SEVENTH VIRFORCE, (#)--Lou Zamperini, ormer national collegiate mile hampicn, finds it easier to face apanese anti-aircraft fire on a ombing raid than to compete gainst Cunningham, Fenske, or "enzke on the cinder track. Zamperini, 25-year-old former f. S. C. distance star from Torance, Calif., was a bombardier on le army air force's Wake island aid Dec. 24. Lou, a second Heuten- nt in the army air corps, bombed runway and bunkers on Wake. te was one of those awarded an ir medal for their deeds. * * * "Nobody was scared," said Zamperini after his return. "I think everyone had an excited, jumpy feeling -- exactly the same as that one gets before a big race. I've been scared more before a race against Cunningham, Venzke and Fenske than I was that night." * * ·# The Wake island raid was the irst combat flight for this group, vhich was organized a few months go and is comprised of young men just out of Randolph and Celly and Midland, Tex., flying chools. "As bombardier," Zamperini ontinued, "I have all the fun. We iad orders to watch everything. Ve checked everything carefully. ?here was only one miss by our whole squadron. That was a bomb hat fell offshore only 20 feet and t might have done some damage. * * ¥ "The Japs were asleep for a lone while. My plane was one of the last In the formation. We thought we'd ' get out without having to face gunfire. Then they opened up but none of our planes was hit and we got back all rieht." * * ¥ "Everybody was on the extreme alert against possible pursuit for an hour after the attack. That's what happened to Colin Kelley. His crew thought the Japs would not pursue and were surprised. "It's very hard to keep awake on these bombers. The vibration puts you to sleep. "A raid like that burns up as much energy as a good mile race." TIDE REVERSES TO GUP B. .C MIAMI, Fla., (U.R) -- Alabama played its heart out and came from behind to win the hard way and added the Orange bowl crown to an impressive string of post-season victories. The Crimson tide rolled over Boston college 37 to 21. The 30,000 fans saw 'Bama turn what looked like certain defeat into decisive victory. Boston, collegiate champions of the east, beaten only once during the regular season, opened the game like a sure fire winner. Big Mike Holovak, the Eagles" great all-American back, romped G3 yards for a touchdown. A few minutes later Holovak scored again, taking a lateral from Ed Doherty and racing 35 yards to the double stripe. Mickey Connolly split the uprights for botii extra points. * * * At the start of the second period, Alabama was perched on the Boston 14. On the first play, Euss Mosley flipped a short pass to Wheeler Leeth on the five who scored standing up, to climax a 6D-yard drive. A- .' ..; Little Red Mangene fumbled the Alabama kickoff and Don Sails recovered for the Tide on Boston's 34. Then Sails and Johnny August moved to the Boston 18. Taking to the air, August tossed to Ted Cook in the end zone. Big George Hecht missed the conversion again and Alabama trailed 12 to 14. ¥ *£ ·£· Starting from 42, August, Russ Mosley and Rnss Craft moved to the Boston 40. Bobby Jenkins swept around left end for a, touchdown, and 'Bama was on top. if V * A few minutes later Holovak chalked up' his third score of the afternoon, crashing through guard from the two-yard stripe to terminate a 70-yard drive. But one minute to play in the period, Hecht booted a 15-yard field goal and the half ended with Alabama holding a 22-21 lead. A tired Boston eleven, riddled with injuries, threatened several times in the last half. Alabama added to touchdown in the third period, Johnny August scoring on a 15-yard dash, and another six points in the final stanza when Jenkins smashed over from the This huge German gun was found stuck in the sand during British advance in Egypt. First Hot Meal in 11 Days An unidentified U. S. soldier eats his first hot meal in 11 days during the fight against Japs in New Guinea. Buy War Savings Bonds and Stamps from your Globe-Gazette carrier boy. The flight decks of airplane carriers are surfaced with wood. Weather Men in Air Forces Play Big Role By WTLUAM McMENAMIN United Press Staff Correspondent CHICAGO, (U.R--The lives of thousands of American fighting men may depend upon how \vel members of the army air forces nev* technical training command learn their lessons in a training school here. The trainees are aviation cadets studying in the University of Chicago meteorological department for commissions as second lieutenants and assignments to air force command weather stations. * * * Every time an army bomber roars down the runway for a takeoff, the pilot and navigator must knov/ to the smallest exacting detail what kind of weather they will encounter on the mission. If weather conditions are too severe on a certain leg ol the flight, the navigator plots a course to circumvent the storm area. Weather forecasters must make careful studies of charts, calculate the movements of great air masses and apply intricate formulas to data relayed in from distant points before the great 1,000-plane raids take- of{ from England for European objectives. Success or failure of the raid depends much on the skill of the weather men. They can determine if the target will be visible or obscured by low-hanging clouds at a given time and if winds, foe or violent storms will make the air voyage perilous. * * * The new weather officer candU dates learn to analyze charts showing existing weather conditions. The charts are intricate and meaningless except to an expert but to him they show at a. glance ground weather conditions throughout a whole continental nrea. They show vertical cross-sections o£ masses of air. The charts indicate barometric pressure conditions at various levels and the movement o£ fronts of cold or warm air. From them the weather expert can forecast the weather for a reasonable perioxi ahead. The weather is also a vital factor in chemical warfare. It determines when a gas attack can be safely launched without the danger that the wind will blow the gas back into the attacking troops. ·? * * High-angle artillery fire also is affected by the weather. Long- range seasonal probabilities enter into plans of campaigns as when the Germans in Poland counted on, and cashed in on, a longer dry season than had been expected. Observation locates the zones of separation between the vast moving masses. Experience, formulas and calculations determine how they are moving, and what their position will be at a given time. Study of the characteristics of the individual masses of air themselves suggest what will be the reaction in the form of weather as the masses pass a given point. The reactions include drops in temperature, clouds, rain, snow or thunderstorms. * * * High school and college graduates with training in trigonometry, algebra and physics are being enrolled for the new air force technical command training course. The high school graduate trainees will begin their training Feb. 1 and the college students will begin their course March 1. Both groups will be paid while in training and will receive free uniforms, board, room and tuition. Buy War Savings Bonds and Stamps from your Globe-Gazette carrier boy. MOAN NUMSKULL I it-19 PEAR. NOXVH-= lf= \NE COU1_S MUFFLE -THE ''CraACVc OP C?AWAlf WOLJLO "T7AE EARL.Y BIROS ovEraSJ.EE-TP--T MRS BotUcfirTA, THOMM, " ~ DEAR /40AW= tF VOLi AH INPIA4 BLAMKETTOVH^ ToUW HEAt / \V01iI_O IT- KEEP YOOfS WI5-Sr/A(R)M? OffTCAep YOUC one-foot line. The Tide's ail- American center, Joe Domnano- vJch, tackled Connolly in the B. C. end zone for the final two points. late recipe, Reichardt's candies were sold on four continents. A son, Herbert J. Reichardt, said the secret of the chocolate died with him. Born at Fond du Lac Wis., Reichardt had lived in Omaha, Ncbr., before coming here. He was a charter member of the Knights of Columbus organization here and had been active for many years in civic and university functions. the best ^*ay to get facts to the pcopl where they will be read with reliance That place is in the newspapers them into the newspapers of foreigi home, is to preserve the function of in their work of news dissemination The Byline of Dep

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