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January 21, 1943

The Mason City Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa · Page 15

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St. Louis Woman Runs Wake You Up Service ST. LOUIS, (U.PJ--Gasoline rationing resulted in a new business for Mrs. Gwendolyn Sheltou of suburban University City. Figuring. that because more people would have to arise earlier tc; take a streetcar or bus, she opened a "wake you up" service with her household telephone and , i»i less than a week picked up scores- of customers. At present her most outstand- MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE ing client is a young woman who feels she must get to bed early so she can obtain a full night's sleep before her working day begins. Mrs. Shelton has explicit instructions to call her, no matter where she is, at 10 p. m. nightly so she can usher her guests to the door, or pick up her things and head for home. So far she must make no calls earlier than 5 a. m. nor later than 10:30 p. m: Mrs. · Shelton said her purpose in opening the service also was to assist her brother-in-law, An- Russ Troops Confident drew, who has been permanently ( THORNTON--Jean Luick has incapacitated as the result of an accident. Shelton takes care of the night calls while Mrs. Shelton operates the desk during the day. Charges for the service have not been set definitely. "I just take what the people think it is accepted the position of chief telephone operator at Thornton for the Central Electric and Telephone company. She will bo assisted by Beulah. Jensen. worth said. to them," Mrs. Shelter* Early railway track was laid directly on the ties; now tie plates are used to prevent sinking. '* * YIME * MONEY * TIRES * GAS * TURKEYS CHICKENS Roasting and Frying 3-6 lb. Avg. BESH FANCY, CENTER STEAKS HALIBUT .b35c TASTY, BONELESS ROSEF1SH ib. 29c SELECT, CHOICE, SLICED SALMON FRESH, FROZEN. SKINLESS HADDOCK FILLETS 1b JJc WHITING lb. 17c FRESH.. ROUND, LAKE SUPERIOR HERRING IOC BKCON $105 Bo* lb. Halt HE* CRO?' · " CR ,SJ _ railM JU»CE VEG l.b*. »AV,S« (AKED COOH^C 0VtES Lbs. P A L M O L I V E THE HA MIS LAVA SOAP . . TOILET SOAP SWEETHEART 30 MULE TEAM BORAX ARE INSPIRED BY VICTORIES Think Nazi Soldiers* Faith Is Undermined By M. S. HANDLER United Press Staff Correspondent WITH THE RUSSIAN ARMY DRIVING ON ROSTOV, Jan. 19, (Delayed), (U.PJ--Red army men from generals to privates are confident that victory is only a matter of time. Their victories on six major fronts have naturally inspired them. But even the privates have an astonishing awareness of military realities and realize the extent of the job they have to do. They believe Die Germans are punch drunk now, but during a long stay at the front, I have never heard one man say the Germans had collapsed or were at the point of collapse. Further, the conviction that a second front will come eventually to help destroy the enemy plays a part in the Russian army man's confidence. * * * The victories the red army has won so far and the belief that even wore powerful blows are being held in reserve are important factors in the state of mind prevailing. * * * Lt. Gen. Rodion X. Malinowsky, chief field-commander under Col Gen. Andrei I. Yeremcnko in the southern drive for Rostov tolci me: "The German soldier's faith victory undoubtedly has been un- ' dermmed. The more we lick them ! the less faith they'll have in victory." '·But they haven't been licked yet," commented Alaj. Gen. Piolr V. Kotelkov. Russian soldiers are not given to extremes of exaltation or depression. They arc dogged in defeat, calm in victory. They carry on their duties in the same business-like manner regardless of adversity or success. They accept reverses only as temporary phenomena and regard ultimate victory as unquestionable. ¥ * * Russian soldiers are taciturn. They don't speak easily and when they do, they say little. In that respect they certainly are among the best. disciplined troops in the world. X * * Even the simplest peasant soldier understands the necessity for 1 complete silence regarding operations, ti-oop movements, equipment and identification of objectives and personnel. When you talk to a Russian soldier for the first time he looks you over while, he makes up his mind whether to reply. To get him to talk it is not sufficient to iden- i tify yourself as an allied corre- j spondent. He rarely speaks unless his officer approves. ~~ We were warned when we got to the front not to get persistent if a sentry should challenge us. The officer told us laconically that in case of an argument the soldier would carry out his order-.* * * The soldier looks businesslike always. When he guards prisoners on Hie way to the rear he keeps his finger on his rifle trigger. It is a somewhat grim threat and the prisoners show that they know it. : * ¥ * I sat today in the candle lighted room of a cossack station near the Don. We were talking to five crack young scouts, just back from a long expedition into the enemy lines. They had surprised and wiped out, with guerrilla comrades, a German divisional staff. These youngsters, m their earlv twenties, held their tommy gun's between their legs as they talked. The talk was interrupted when three German airmen, shot down several hours before, were brought in for questioning. The scouts, who had killed innumerable Germans in close or actual hand to h a n d combat did not move an inch or change their posture when they saw the Germans. 'They' stonily watched the enemy prisoners. It was difficult to read the thoughts -of the scouts but the only facial recognition of the Germans' presence I saw was a brief look of contempt as the prisoners talked in. German, which none of the scouts understood. C»k« 19 C lllUe , 15c l«-l ISc RINSO 22c P G SOAP LAUNDRY SOAP I Ion 43c SUPER SVDS ^ C S9c NORTHERN TOIIET TISSUE NATIONAL TURN ABOUT-S FAIR PLAY SACRAMENTO, Cal., U.R--One tiny John \V. Milielich, a private at Camp Kohlcr. the signal corps replacement training center here, \vas taking orders from non-coms. The next morning, as a lieutenant. his lop sergeant was saluting him. Milielich enlisted at Fort Logan. j Utah, on Nov. 20. having applied ' ciu-licr for ;i commission. While in i basic training he was appointed a [ second lieutenant and ordered to report to Fort Monmoulh. N. J.. for duty with the electronics training group. He is a skilled electrical engineer. SEEK KNIVES FOR SOLDIERS SAN FRANCISCO, Cal, (U.R-- With the slogan of "Save a Lite with a Knife," and sponsored by Maj. Gen. Barney M. Giles, Commander of the Fourth Air Force, an organization has been launched to solicit donations from hunters and the public generally o£ large hunting knives for all the armed forces that are engaged in jungle warfare. Fighting men, returning from the South Pacific, have been urging the necessity of more knives. They must have blades al least four inches long. THURSDAY, JANUARY 2i, iS*3 15 Extra Tender Sirloin Steaks"»39 Fres Beef.. b 35 PIGCLY W1CGLY FOODS Tender Chuck Roasts ^27' Pork Loin Roasts"- End Cut Q, IOC I FRESH, SOLID PACK OYSTERS MOCK CHICKEN LEGS Fresh Sliced 1A* I PORK LIVER ............ Lb. ZUC | Pu 'e fork BULK SAUSAGE .......... lb. 1 Pound Chili I Creamed Cottage I Fresh Spare Sticks . . 29c | Cheese,lb.l2c {Ribs, lb. . 25c CIGARETTES Chesterfields, · Philip Morris, Pall Mai), Camels, Knols, Lucky Strike, OliI Cold, and KaIHghs. · : FRESH BUTTER 48c Everyday Low Prices,;. Fresh. Stock. Carton (riu»x»x) PLYMOUTH SALAD DRESSING 29 ieXRASPBERRY PRESERVES£29 C OMAR PANCAKE FLOUR 3 19c BOV-AR-DEE-IN-A-JIKFY MEAT SAUCE h Cheese 3 or 4 Pksr- SPAGHETTI DIHNERS; 1101 """ 35c BOY-AB-DEE-IN-A-JIFFY MEATLESS Spaghetti Sau For 3 or 4 Pkg. SPAGHETTI DIMMER **"«"-- 35c BOY-AK-DEE-SICSHROOM FLAVORED ' « /· SPAGHETTI MEATLESS SAUCE !?.«s:14C BOY-AR-DEE-COXCENTRATEU SPAGHETTI MEAT SAUCE Green or ,Yellow SPLIT PEAS Conk Well Dune . . Add Seasoning for I.h. Soup or Eating; . . . Bag 14c Green or Yellow WHOLE PEAS Cook Well Done. 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