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MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE cow that the nazis were speeding reinforcements from the western front, presumably to bolster German defenses before Berlin. (The London radio in a broadcast heard by CBS early Monday said that Col. Gen. Heinz Guder- · ian, chief of the German general staff, issued an order of the day promising a German counter-blow L- on the eastern front" .when the . movement of reinforcements has been completed." · (The broadcast said Guderian's · order was posted in Breslau, Oder _ river bastion and capital of northern Silesia, which is under Kus- JOSHH1GG1NS'YOKE OF AGRICULTURE WATUtOO. IOWA MOININGS t^i--News '..Man, Or. Sst. *:30-Good News Prc.£rsm..alo 0 . thr. Sst. «:«--Nei**l»rty Circle...iaton. thr. Fri. Nemtixco .', Satttraaj · rtS--Shoppers Gold* aIarcathBe....SaU I MS--Ktifbiori News--Hojt Mancj Markets. Farm Ncnrs.Uon. thr. Sat C :30--Hornlnc Devotionati. Hon. thr. · Sit. 7:00--Dr. Bacon-Ani. Sci...Mon. thr. Sic. "R«Y. Fietseh's Hour" Sunday 1:10--.Mnanae of On Air Hon., W«a.. Fii. , Smith Chiekeries. .Tues., Thor., Rat. 7:15--Klotn Maid Ke»«....Hou. thr. Sit. 7:30--COTTM. Around World Hon. thr. Fri. United Nations News Review.-. .Sib 7:«S--Tbe ICusic Box Hon. thr. Fri. . S;OO--The Breakfast Club, .Hon. thr. fijt. \World News...... Sandai »:00--Mj True Story :jon. thr. Fri. , -WhBt'l CociinT Saturday riszareco Family Hoar..... .Sand*? »:2S--Auot Jemima Show.-Hon.- thr. Fri. »:W--The Hiargini Bori.. .Hon. thr. Fri. Land of the Lost Sftvarasr Th« SoDther«lres...........SaBr · :«--One Woman'* Opinion Moods? Tl« Listening Poit..Tuo. thr. Fri. 1S:0»--Tom Brtnecah Hon. thr. Fri. Today's Homemsxer............Sat. . Percy B. Crawford ..Sondsr 10:1!--150 deb. Sst. 10:30--GU Martm--K«wr.:.Um. thr. Fri. This is Life ...Sunoaj lOHS-Jaci Bercb Show....Moo. thr. Fri. toil loos * J Soil-......... Sit. 11:00--Clamour Manor...:..lion. thr. Fri. Sehoola In tho New*. Saturday Weekly War Journal Sunday -^maisf Farm Hour Hon. tfcr. Sat. Call of a. O«. AFTEKHOONS 12:05-- Sail's Land O'Corn.-aton. thr. Sst. "Hsaten th« Day" .......... Snaday 12:15-- H. B. Gross-- News. .Mon. tlr; Sat. . · Gecrxu Hicks.............. Sosday 1Z:JO-- FinchTille Farm Hour ¥on- thr. Est. Kayo's Serenade.... Soaosy " ..... '- Extn . . . . . . . a j - -r . Kennedy.'...!.TM, fir. FA ·v .:-.:. ll«tror»Staa O[»ea.....:.'.SaU!rd., · '-Lutheran Hour.. ;.-...'....-.. ffcmdar las-Hi. Ne:.hbor....;.;.H m . thr. Fri. 3:W -- Let t -learn Spanish. J...... Monday · Ceopou'tiea .'..".. :....;'...;.Tua«oa» : Questions £ Opiidazis...'rfediieaaar -Adventures fn Music...... Thursday £*. Story;. Hour.. ..... .......Friday . It aiicaal. Vespers .......... ..Sunday - r . o r . n « . . . . . . . . . . uaj Worda and the War...... ..Tuesday .,·«, SetaUrt look.: About ..... Tharoaai W ~lf t1 TM ea *· Unes....lJon. thr. Fri. - Char. ficceuHuud Show...... Sunday Z:lSr-T»e JcUle. Slnien. -Hon. tar. Fri. 1:30-1540 CM,. .......... Mon. thr. Tri. . . . Eifc. Barrymore as MJM Kittle Sam. *:»S-- "Time- Views Ne»i Hon. thr,- Fri. -· · Darts for Dough... A. ...,;, Sunday JUS-Ojark Kamhler,..-..iMon. thr. Fri. *:30-- That's Tor He..'. ....Hon. thr. Fri. , ... J*a Andrtws SiiUfs Show. ...Son. J:4S-- ^Yaalm la tie. Orient* 1 ... ...Monday . Amtr. Lejioa Drama.... -..Toeaday Wat«rto»?d7ic Schools .We*ieid.y " Shjp oC Joy CIub.........Tnar«aay Waterloo School. ..... . ...... Frid.y - " " .... ...... ..... SO Tamrs of Fiction. . ...... Tuei4sy Story of Cold Period..; ...... -.Wed. .;· Aik_tb. SdtntUtr ..... ...Thirtxiay SJosuprii ........ ....... ....Friday · Mary-Small Rero*.. ...,'.., .Simday :It-- What'i New in Htalinr ..... Tnea, .-Hatorie HSTHHI.: ....... Wednnday WUlien fix the New. ........ Friday ! 2S5L B ,f- ·····"··'. -Mon. thr. Fri. ·' MettogolUan Onera Preaent...Snn. fi5 -- Hop Bexrican;. ..... Mon. thr. Fri. Hello, -Sweetheart........ Satoroay iiW-Terry mat the Hratee Von. thr. Fri. MorJcal MatJcee ........... Sattrrdiy , ^Radlo Hall of Fame ..... ;...Sor«I.y J=JJ-DicJ Jracy ........ Hon. thr. Fri. i:50-Jack /Crrastrcat-.....^TM. thr. Fri. Nrwi .-.-.E»tnrdaf _ ' Jjior-- USA ......... ;....Sahrroay JUt-Tha Coontry Editor.. Moo. thr. Fri. IV.NIN6S 1:00--Grain Belt Baani ....... -- ..Ifou. Wed. Thurs. Fri.- Tlie Hiariui Boy Toead.y ' Qirivtian. Sejeco. Church..Saturday - Drew fearaon..............Sunday 1:15-H. R. Groes--N«w...Mon. thr. Sat. newe^-Don Gardiner ..... Sunday · :»«--Did Ton Know?. Moo, thr. Fri. . LeUod Stow. Sjtui«i. Omi Kid. Sunday v «'«s--Scort - JIaaka. ..Mon. thr. Fri. (itt-PnfeendMelodic.....Men. thr. Fri · Kye-WItaeee Nrw. ........Sttnrdiy T:04-Ted Makne......Mon.. Tnee.. W«L. IkrI Godwin ...-I ThOTday Star. o( The Fctnre"...' .TrJ. 'Early American Dance MmTe Set Greenfield Vniaga Cicar....Stinday T:tl--Lorn aad Ah»er;..Mm..iar. Hun. Dorothy Tneaptu Stmday t:ZQ--Blind Date Honday Aim Yonar Show Toeeday Cotmtenmy Wednesday America'. Town Meeting. .Tharsoay Variations by Van Clean ..Fri. Boston Symphony........Saurrdsy · ,, £oe K. grown Sunday ··:MVThe Ed Wynn Show... Monday Gncie Tield-Show TOPICZT Keeo Up with tie World :Wri. Farooua Jury Triali Fridii Welter Winehtll Saadsy 1:11--Hollywood Mystary Time Sunday ^JJ-Spotlielrt Band! Mon. thr. Sat. 1:45--ttmnry Fjdjer Scndu · :;;--Cortmrt Storyteller. .Mon. thr. Tri. Coronet Suick QuiJ Satnrd-«j S;W--Guy Lombards Mondi] KayBMXid Grata Swinff.'....,.Ttle». Kilee and Prindle Wed. «ed Wmrinr. .Thcndij Aonnan Cordon Sinn Friday Andy Roaeell Show Saturday Vim of BDey Sund.j »:lS-Laiy Jim Day Tcesdtj · ^(r--Transatlanec Quis ..· Monday One Mane Family Toeiday "On State. Srerybody" Wed. Marts of Time Tnimday Canine Card Friday Man Oiled X Saturday Varlationa by Van CteaTe.-.Etmcay 15:00--H. B, Groea--rlen..Mcra. thr. Eau .. ,, l^?*» £·"» Kit*...; Sunday lfi:lt--Beriyal Boor 3onrtay "March of Diniea"... .'. Tnes. 10:2J--Soortlilht Parade Mon., 'Wei, . . Thr. Fri., Saturday I0:j»-Sahl2oe Aml t tie .-..Monday MetropoUtaa Open USA.. .Toeeoay Panl HotctmV HOBr....Weineeday Orcbeatra Tnursdal Doctors TaBr It Orrr Friday Meet Your Nary ...SatBrdsv cVxEee of the ·eitere...Mon. frl nce Mmic Mon. thr. Sat. 11:1*--Her. PietecVe Hour Daily tlUS-Catee Mtw'c..... Daily ll:S-K.wi D,ny lS:W-Won! of lilt Horn Seroniay All PreeraaH eeib}eet re riuara MONDAY. JANUARY 29, 1945 dan pressure from three sides.) Berlin said the Russians 'had crossed the Oder north and south of Breslau at a dozen points between Clogau, 117 miles southeast of Berlin, and Cosel, 35'miles west of fallen Beuthen. On Zhukov's northern flank, red army units drove 29 -miles · into the old Polish corridor northwest of Bydgoszcz, capturing Sepolno, six miles from the German Pomeranian |rontier at a point 74 miles southwest 'of Danzig. . Still another soviet column rolled to within three miles of the Pomeranian frontier. Other Russian troops crossed into the Polish corridor from the east, 25 miles northeast of Bydcosicz. In east Prussia, where the Moscow radio announced that 250,000 Germans are trapped, Berlin said Russian troops attacking from the east had broken into the outskirts of Konigsberg, and street lighting w a s i n progress. . · ' . - ' · ' The liquidation of the nazi garrison trapped in Buda, western section of Budapest, continued Sunday 1 . Russian troops captured 12 mote of the city blocks, while other,soviet forces launched several strong'counterattacks against a surprising German drive southwest of-the city. . HOPKINS ON. WAY TO ROME London, {#)--Harry L iHopkins has visited London and Paris, meeting Prime Minister Churchill and General de Gaulle,'arid has gone on to'Rome to'see Pope Pius XII iri an "information tour"'tor the president before -the big 3 parley. : - . ' ! ' ' Ah American-imposed censorship had banned any mention,o£ Hopkins' movements until Mon^ day.- . . . -. . - ·· - . . .·; Hopkins' tour of European cap. itals underscored tbe role that discussions of the postwar political shape of Europe may play in tbe impending conference of Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin. Hopkins spent a week in London, and reached Paris last Friday. Diplomats are speculating- that an immediate surrender call to Germany might issue from the meeting of allied leaders. Pointing to the Russian drive toward Berlin and the possibility that Gen. Eisenhower rriay 'be preparing to launch a big offensive from the west, some diplomatic sources expressed, the view that President Roosevelt, Prime Minister, Ch'urchill and Premier Stalin would consider the feasibility of a "surrender now" declaration to the Germans. A British foreign- otfice commentator disclosed that, its propaganda to Europe was plugging Churchill's Jan. 18 speech in commons, in. which ;.hjEr.toId:;the-Ger^ mans'' '"K - you . stirrehder: '/now 1 nothing you will have to endure after the war. will be · co mparable to.what you otherwise are going to suffer, in 1945." · . : ° It was not until the Paris radio announced that Hopkins was reported conferring now wilh Gen. de Gaulle that this part of trie preparations for the WE 3 meetine could be disclosed. Hopkins and U. S. Ambassador John G. Win ant were closeted for long hours with Churchill and Foreign Secretary Eden- during the week in a concentrated effort to reach a solid Anglo-American front before sitting down with Stalin". - ·' PATTERN FOR BOMBING IN SKIES OVER REICH-- Wavy traits of vapor float , through the .sky over Germany as fighter planes of the U.'S. 8th air force streak through' | a formation of Plying Fortresses while on the lookout for enemy planes. The huge bombers were on their way to strike at transportation "facilities in north Germany.'Air forces photo. · ' . . ' - . - · ; - ; · Estimate 25 Per Cent of West Nazi Air Force Now Fighting Russia With TI. S. 9ih Army, '(#)--Unofficial estimates Monday ' indicated that at least 25 per cent of the German air force in the west already has been withdrawn to the eastern front. German air activity over the western front has been virtually nil the past 10 days.- The march- of the Russian army coupled with the German withdrawal from the Ardennes also has had -a definite effect'on German soldier morale, with desertions -increasing materially in many places. HITLER ON TOUR London. (^pj_The Moscow radio said Monday that Adolf Hitler had gone to the east front on an "inspection tour to acquaint-himself with the critical'situation on'the spot." The broadcast attributed its information to · "leading political circles in Berlin." · Smoking requirements for "Our Smoke Shop' Pipes . . . famous tobaccos , , , pouches -. '. . everything for the man who smokes. One Man's Opinion ·(Continued from Page IV Sir ^eorge's farm. His major interest, however, is dairying. He specializes on the Ayrshire breed of cattle, with about 125 in his herd, practically all of them for milking purposes. They're beautiful specimens. One was accorded first honors in an international dairy show. " Lacking corn. for ensilage and protein in his cattle's diet. Sir George has turned to a rank type of bean known as "carse" to take the place of corn. What seemed to be the'one largest field on his farm was given over to this crop. Most of the fields, incidentally, are only 8 or 10 acres, separated one from the other by hawthorn hedgerows. The "carse" bean grows on a stalk about 4 feet tall.- On the whole it resembles our soybeans. The .bulky bean pods seem to come right out of the main stalk, with each pod Containing 3 to 5 beans, each about a half inch long and almost as thick. About Oct. 1 these are harvested, dried in the pods and then ground up for cattle feed. They are rich in protein. "Our cows really ;go ; for it," Sir : :George as- suredfmej. - j"-:". ·:' ·.=' i .v. i -v. ,:;·,''-, ; "The cattle are"-rotated" in the various grazing plots. After 2 or 3 days in one, they're moved over into another. The annual rainfall in Scotland is somewhat 'greater than .in most parts of America and rather, more equitably .distributed among the seasons. This makes for lush grazing conditions. F ROM the. bean field, we moved on to the home of the farm manager for an inspection of the 2 large milk shed's. There we found everything modern and tidy . . .-cement floors, individual drinking fountains for the cattle v . . milking machines of the latest design a milk cooling system . . . automatic bottler everything you'd find in a modern American dairy. Brit, we found one thing you don't find in a modern American dairy. We met up here for our first time with the British land army ... 7 girls of about college age operating under Britain's national service act. They had a choice between factory work or the farm and chose the farm. Their job- is to~operate the milk- Ing machines. Most of these girls-- and this is true generally -- come from the cities, especially London. Most of them beginning their land army service. had -never even seen a cow. And they seemed perfectly contented in their work. They're an important part of the explanation of Britain's'food production miracle. · . I had wondered about ttieir pay and here's what I found out. For a 5-day. 40 hour week, their base pay is about .88. By working an extra 2 days, however, they step this weekly pay up to about -$12. Out of this they must, pay for their food and lodging. This leaves them an amount between"S7 and S9 a week. And this is Just about what girls working in - factories receive.. ·Another pleasant memory lingering with me Is the delicious tea, with all the. Scotch trimmings, served (o us by Mrs. Duncan, wife o f , the farm manager, in their home just before we continued our journey to ' Glasgow, which incidentally is vrhere Sir George markets his bottled mllfe. It wasn't a tea; it was a banquet. I'm sore I picked up 2 or 3 of the 19 pounds one of my -"One Man's Opinion" commentaries. '. If therefore I seem to be passing' lightly over the MacBeth farm on this occasion,' it's because I dealt with it._in some detail in that previous commentary. I think I mentioned everything except that wonderful turkey noon meal to which I-was treated by Mrs. MacBeth. It was, incidentally, as much an event for' the MacBeths themselves as for me, I was assured. , · O N this 300 acre tract of what in Iowa would be considered rather poor land, because of its high gravel content, the MacBeths, with the aid of land army girls, carry on a rather diversified farm operation. Mr. MacBeth centers his attention on a dairy herd arid its food requirements and ' Mrs. MacBeth centers on poultry, especially turkeys.' ' I had thought that our American farmers were pretty rnnch regimented. Bnt that isn't- my view any more, not at least on a comparative basis. A committee representing the food ministry not only tells the MacBeths what they shall raise, and on what tracts, bnt how. when and where their products shall be marketed. The procedure goes-2 or .3 steps beyond that known to oar farmers. ' As Mr. MacBeth and I tramped his fields, airplanes droned above us. ;Among them were scores of FTying;" £tor«sses r .; ana; lab'erators heading liaclt''ini formation.from a mission over Belgium. Mr. MacBeth knew the name and type of every single plane.' ; ' " "I ought to." he explained modestly, 'Tve been watching them from this 'farm for 1 the past ^5 years, day,and night." An.-aerial dogfight overhead really adds to the interest of farming, he observed with a smile. U P in Scotland, the "carse" bean takes the place of corn in the cattle diet. In middle England, at least i n - this particular 'section, a special type of pea is used. -. . "Those Scotch beans." said Mr. MacBeth, a native of Scotland himself and later an Australian, "require more fertility than we have in this soil." But Swede turnips, Mangel- wortzel (called mangels) and potatoes really grow with a vengeance in soli which would be viewed with contempt by an lowan. Because It was near the harvesting time, I asked my host to uncover one- hill of potatoes for me. Believe it or not, there emerged from tharhill of gravity soil an even dozen of the biggest, smoothest potatoes I've ever seen. That explained to me why it was that I'd been gettine potatoes-^and in copious' quantities--at least 2 and olten 3 meals a day ever since I had arrived in London. T ATER in the afternoon, as we *-' sat in the village inn waiting for s train, to take me back to London. I put this question to Mr. MacBeth: "What about the future of farming in Britain? Are you going to keep - to your present tempo or are you going to return to the pre-war preponderance of grazing land?" To this he replied: "It all depends on whether the government continues the present price supports. With this government encouragement, we can and will continue to produce most of our food needs: without it. we'll return to the scale' of farming we had up to 1939 when the war began." As a tenant farmer who, by his own admission, has. done rather well financially under the wartime setup. Mr. MacBeth was frank in expressing a hone that I - had lost during my previous 1 the price-support subsidy ar- month on a London diet. T HI Wi HE other larm on which 1 was guest during my time in Britain was the 300 Ecre tract of Mr. and Mrs. Peter MacBeth, about 50 miles north of London near Bletchley. The MacBeths are tenants, and their farming operations are of a quite different nature from Sir George's. Mr. MacBeth could be referred to as a "dirt farmer." Sir George as a "gentleman farmer." Both, however, are doing their wartime job. Mr. and Sirs. MacBeth, 2 or 3 days aft«r my risit with them, came down to London and the 3 of us did a broadcast from ihe British Broadcasting company's ransement would be continued. He conceded, however, the existence of » larger problem involved in the matter. Without her so-called empire. Britain would become just a little island off the west coast of Europe. And unless the people of that far-tlnnr em- Dire can sell their foodstuffs to Britain, they'll have nothing; with which to buy Britain's manufactured products. It's a problem ot no small dimensions. ENSIGN" KILLED Jacksonville, Fla^ (JP)--Ensign Darle Aubrey Dunbar, 22. son of Harold J. Dunbar. Duncombe. Iowa, Iowa, was killed in the crash of a navy liberator patrol studios, a broadcast which was plane near the naval auxiliary air i presented in Inscription form as ' station here Friday. FDR May Try 9 Save Post for Wallace W a s h i n g t o n, (#)--President Roosevelt may take a direct hand in efforts to salvage a cabinet post for Henry Wallace. Senate sources said Mr. Roosevelt has been asked by supporters of the former vice president either to transfer government lending agencies from the department of commerce by executive order or state publicly that he would approve' legislation to accomplish this. These same persons said they were informed that when Mrs Franklin D. Roosevelt attends a dinner in Wallace's honor in New- York Monday night she may take along a. message from the president to read. ' .Reports circulated, meanwhile, that if the dual powers' formerly wielded by Jesse Jones .are separated. Stabilization Director Fred Vinson may be the president's choice for loan administrator. .Wallace's opponents, both re- inblican and democrat, believed ibey had the strength to deny him ;he commerce job, with or without the multi-billion dollar lending authority--Dot that in so doing they micmV. create for-him an nn- derdog -role which he might eventually turn' to political advantage. That possibility troubled senate republicans as they met in party :onference Monday morning. It likewise was on the minds of senate democrats who see in Wallace a powerful contender for their party's presidential nomination in 1948. , Friends of Wallace already have let it be known that he is prepared, if necessary, to accept what might be termed a martyr's role if he suffers a setback in the senate. A source close to the former vice president told the United Press that Wallace - was ."undismayed" by' the fact that the senate commerce committee bad delivered him a double blow. Nor was he said to be perturbed by the fact that unofficial polls indicated the senate was ready to reject his nomination and perhaps take out of the commerce department the lending authority which Wallace would like to use in promoting what he would call a common man's economic bill of rights. This informant pictured Wallace as being prepared, if he is rebuffed, to take his -case to the electorate through speeches and writings. There is no question but that the congress of industrial organizations and other l i b e r a l groups would be glad to provide their champion with all the forums at their disposal. Wallace was said to feel that the issue--his own liberal economic views against the conservatism of bis senate opponents--has been nicely drawn In the week since his nomination was sent to the senate by President Roosevelt as a political reward. While senators wrestled with that problem they also engaged in a tug-of-war over whether the senate should vote first on Wallace's nomination or on the bill.of Sen. Walter F. George, D., Ga., to take federal loan operations out of the commerce department. Friends of Wallace wanted a vote on the George bill first. They figured that the senate would be more willing to confirm the Wallace appointment if it appeared he would not get control of federal loan operations. They 'also had hopes, if the nomination were approved, that the George bill could be defeated in the house or by presidential veto. Wallace's opponents wanted a vote tint on the nomination. They figured it would be easier to defeat Wallace as lone as there was any chance he would ret control over government lending operations. They hoped to pass the "divorce" legislation anyhow. An informal poli by the United Press indicated that Wallace's opponents have enough votes to accomplish both objectives. Out of 70 senators questioned, 38 said they would vote against confirmation and 21 for. Six said they were open-minded on both the nomination and the George bill. Others would not express themselves. The poll on the George bill showed 48 senators for it and B against. ZHUKOV READY FOR BERLIN Hero of Stalingrad Drives Toward Capital By'EDDY GZIMORE Moscow, (IP) -- Destiny may nake Marshal.'Gregory k. Zhu- cov, hero of Moscow and Stalin-' irrad, the man to lay siege to Berlin, now only some 100 miles ahead of his battering ram armies. . Zhukov commanded the red army men who save Moscow--1,000 miles from Berlin--in the fall of. 1941.-He co-ordinated 3 army fronts which saved Stalingrad-1,380 miles from Berlin--in 194213. , - . . The 50 year old marshal now is assistant commander-in-chief of the red army, 2nd only to Stalin. When foreign . correspondents visited the battlefront west of Moscow after Hitler's drive on Moscow had been 'stopped, they saw Zhukov for a few moments. -Who is that?" one asked. 'A general named Zhukov-- you'll hear a lot about him before the war is over," was the reply. Now Zhukov is actively commanding the first White Russian front striking beyond Poznan on the shortest road to Berlin. T h i s strategy of Zhukov's breakthrough near Poznan, last great Polish bastion between Warsaw and the reich, was. told Sunday by Pravda Correspondent Yakov Makarenko: Zhukov drew up in Gniezno, 28 miles northeast of Poznan, and Wrzesnia, 28 miles southeast of the city.. From Gniezno he sent a large storm group southward to a point midway between Gniezno and Wrzesnia.- From Wrzesnia a similar group was sent northward. Good highways" and railways lead into . Poznan from Gniezno and Wrzesnia, and the Germans apparently believed Zhukov would move down them. Instead, Zhukov struck at the city from his position midway between the 2 .cities. A few hours after he opened this attack, he began 2 huge outflanking movements, m o v i n g tanks and motorized infantry northwestward from Gniezno'and southw'estward from Wrzesnia. The central assault on Poznan from the east ivas stepped up at the same time. The Pravda correspondent said j the Germans, believing Zhukov j was throwing everything against! the city, moved in closer to Poz-, nan. The nazis were particularly anxious to defend Poznan' from the east, he added, because of. the large aviation works at Swarzedz 5 miles from the city. It produced many Focke-Wulfs, and the Germans had not had time to move much of its .equipment.' -.-.But defense of this airplane center complicated the-defense of Poznan, Makarenko continued, and Stah'n announced Saturday, night that Poznan had been surrounded. Another Russian correspondent said 292 planes were captured at the Focke-Wulf factory, along with several trains piled high with ammunition, bombs, food, and oth- OWI Asks Americans . to Help Country With Small Services Washinelon, (u.PJ--A message from the office of war information: . ' · ; - . . The government needs and asks its citizens in this 164th week of the war to: : 1. Answer the emergency call for 8,000 medical WACs. Women from 20 to 50 are needed immediately for non-professional medical work in army hospitals. 2. Help to relieve the doctor and nurse shortage by taking a Red Cross nursing course to learn how to care for your own family. 3. Insist on proper identification before cashing dependency and government checks. Last year 13,439 government checks were stolen and forged. · 4. Help make vital ammunition. Two thousand husky unskilled men are needed to speed a 33 1/3 per cent increase in production of brass strip used in small arms and artillery ammunition. 5. Always include your mileage rationing record when applying for supplemental gasoline, to expedite action on your request and to help overworked gasoline ration boards. Many motorists have failed to do so, causing needless delay and extra work. Buy your War B o n d s and Stamps ,from your Globe-Gazette carrier boy. GINGER ROGERS er military supplies. GREGORY ZHUKOV FRENCH PLAN TO HELP ALLIES Will Produce Tires, Cotton Textiles Soon Washington, (UP.) -- The allies have completed initial arrangements to bring French industry into the joint war effort in the form of a go-ahead on production of 2 critical war materials, it was learned Monday. Informed sources said the first contracts called for production o£ tires for the army at the Renault plant near Paris and the Michelin plant at Clairmont-Ferrand, and for production of cotton textiles, notably tent duck. These are 2 of the items on which production in the United States is behind schedule. The combined production and resources board is conferring with military officials here to decide how to co-ordinate the tire production programs here and 'in France--what raw materials must be sent abroad and how French production might be expanded to take care of essential French needs. Paris alone is said to need 4,000 new tires for distribution of food. UN ON TOD* DIAL G INGER ROGERS and Ray MiUand will recreate their starring roles in "Lady in the Dark" when Producer Cecil B. DeMiUe presents the Lux radio version of the " " musical fantasy Monday at 8 p. m. over KGLO-CBS. The Broadway stage play was produced by Moss Hart and the late Sam Harris. · - · - . . . . . "Lady in the Dark" revolves around the.double life of. Liza Elliott, the successful editor of a. sophisticated fashion magazine .by day and a glamour girl, in her dreams, by night. To solve the nerve-racking nightmares which beset her,, Liza, played by Ginger Rogers, goes in .desperation to a psychoanalyst. But the psychoanalyst's romantic interpretations of. h e r , dreams bewildered her domineering soul no less than her sudden indifference to her devoted suitor and her .continued annoyance, both awake and asleep, with her brillant but impertinent advertising manager, Charley Johnson, played by Ray Milland. The climax of the struggle between Liza-by-day and Liza-by-night comes when she discovers what she has wanted all her life. Lou Silvers will arrange the musical setting for "Lady in the i Dark." i : - , * *' * T1TITH Art .Linkletter, fast thinking "master, of informalities" »»'handling the proceedings, KGLO-CBS' zippy'"House Party" provides a half-hour of laughs and novelties, heard Monday thronih Friday at 3 p. m. * ' * · * . TJAHKS JOHNSON and Warren Hull tote their KGLO-CBS "Vox * Pop" microphone to the National Cast Iron Pipe division of the J. | B. Clowe Sons munitions plant'in Birmingham, Ala., on Monday i at 7 p. m. to interview men and women who are making fragmen- . tation bombs and "Long Tom" shells. The workers at this plant, most of whom have been trained to the highest type "of skill in this industry, have been hailed far responding to Gen. Eisenhower's plea for more munitions. They have surpassed all production schedules set for them, have had no strikes or accidents, and have earned the army-navy "E" in .addition to setting a world record for safety. * * . * QZZIE-NELSON-learns the secret of hypnotism and tries it out on '-'the maid, Gloria, 01* the broadcast of "The Adventures of : Ozzie and Harriett" over KGLO-CBS, Monday at 6:30 p. m. But Ozzie forgets how to'reverse the hypnotic power; and it takes the fortuitous intervention of Wife Harriett'to;get "Glorisrou't of : the trance.^ A-- : -'·Bea'Benedaret is'heard as · Gibrii- Inddental-\music : is piayed by Ozzie's orchestra. Jack-Bailey announcesl ·""' TTS the army getting dnffel ban filled with cigarefs when Bob A Hawk airs "Thanks to the Yanks" over KGLO-CBS Monday at 9:30 p. m. Soldiers in the U. S. A r m y Station hospital, Gowen Field. Boise, Idaho, will ret the smokes' along with Bob's jokes, questions and personality. The program also features the singing of Lynn Gardner and music by Peter Van Steeden's orchestra. ' * * * TACK CARSON, star of his own CBS comedy program, visits the J network's "Screen Guild Players" for the leading role in "No Time for Comedy," Monday at 9 p. m. over KGLO-CBS. Carson has the role of a playwright who, having achieved fame with comedies, decides, with the aid of an interested lady, to turn his talents toward more serious matters. Bill Lawrence directs, with music by Wilbur Hatch's orchestra. Truman Bradley is master of ceremonies. ' * ' * * · "TTEDDA HOPPER'S HOLLYWOOD," with tbe famed screen " actress and columnist as star'and mistress of ceremonies, brings listeners the- latest news and features of the film capital, on its broadcast over KGLO-CBS Monday at 6:15 p. m. Dick Aurandt supplies the incidental music on the show. ' - . ' . * - . * * . G RACIE ALLEN throws ration points to the winds and the Burns household into a dither by putting the family on a diet, on their next program Monday at 7:30 p. m. over KGLO-CBS. The consternation about the family waist line begins when Gracie tries on her wedding dress and it bulges at the wrong spots. George laughs at the idea at first because he has lived with Grade too long to get excited about her every whim. However, he becomes .very concerned and annoyed when he finds the larder devoid of edibles, and with rationing the way it is--he is in a spot for food. George sets out to regain control of the situation, and Harry von Zell gets caught in the middle. · The orchestra will be directed by Felix Mills, and there will be vocals by the Swantet. KGLO-CBS DAILY PROGRAM SCHEDULES * * * * * * * * * * * ' * * * * W H If "i " ED NETWORK 1 · « *·' IMS Kilacjelca MOJfDAT EVENING 6:15 Kaltenbom 10:15 News 7:00 C'v'c'd' Amer. 10:45 Navy Ppn. 7:30 Barlow's Orch. -11:00 New*; Music 8:00 TTph'one Hr. U: 15 Serenade 8:30 Info. Pl'se 11:30 London Col. 9:00 Cent. Pgm. 11:45 Music; Newi 9:30 Dr. I. Q. U:00 Music 10:00 Supper Club TUESDAY StOENTNG 5:30 Callahan Bros. 8:*5 MTdy MMh'it 5:45 Jerry Smith 9:00 L. Lawtori 6:00 Heaven. Borne 9:15 New! 6:15 Fun Fcst 9:30 Fin · Keepers 6:30 Farm Xews 10:00 Road o( Life 6:45 Jerry. Zelda 10:15 Rosemary 7:00 Drclcr 10:30 StarPVyh'sc 7:15 Time to Shine 10:45 David Harum 7:30 News lt:CO Judy. Jane 7:45 Stan. Ken 11:15 Perry Maion 8:00 Rev. BTidup 11:30 R'nch H'«e Jim 8:13 Music 11:45 Buckaroos 8:30 News Monday P. M. .4:25 Victorious Uvlr:| 4:30 Terry Allen and the Ross. Sisters, CSS' 4:45 Wilderness road. CBS 5:M Qolney Howe an U» N«WI, CBS 9:15 T» Tour Good Healtb, Sqnlbb Company. CBS 5:30 Sports Camera 5:5 The World Today, General Elsctric. CBS 5:55 Meanlm of the News, B. T, Good- rleb. CBS 9:W Newa of tbo Nation, P. G. and E. (Hilton) 6:13 Hodda Hopper's Hollywood, Ar- mo«r. CBS 6:3* Adventures of Onie ftnd Harriet. International Stiver. CBS 7:00 Vox . Pop. Bromo-SeltTer. CBS 7:30 Bums and Allen. Swan Soap, CBS i:SI Grain Belt News R:0o Lax Radio Theater, lever Bn»., CBS Li;«o Screen Guild Plijcra, Lady Either. CBS 9:39 Thank to the Tanks. Camels, CBS Io:M Evening News Roundnp, First National Bank (Billon) 10:20 Dance Time 10:30 Jerry Wald's Orchestra. CBS 11:0* News. CBS 11:05 Music From the West. CBS 11:30 Tommy Tucker's Orchestra. CBS 11:45 BUI Snyder's Orchestra. CBS - 13:»» News, CBS Tuesday A. M. 8:00 Sim On ,«*5 News 6:10 Musical^Hcundup «:15 Meminf News Bonndgp (Dlmtath) ?:M Voice of Temperance 7:15 Tune Time 7:33 News 7:M Keep Time With Damons 8:15 Bolsam Headlines, flotsam Bresd (Dlraoath) 8:30 Marching to Music :U Today In Oiafe »:00 Blhle Brotdeail, audio Cbapel 9:1! Clear t*he on the Air 9U10 The Stranre Romance of Evelyn Winters. Manhattan Soap. CBS 9:15 Bachelor 1 * Children, \Ton5er Bread. CBS tO:M .Vewi Dllrst. Jacob E. Decker and Sons (Milllttn) 10:15 Just Relax I0:n Brtfht Horizon, Lever Bros., CBS 10:45 Home .Town News, Glebe-Guelto (Mllllian) 11:00 Kate Smith Speaks, General Foodi, CBS ll:» Blf Sister. Laver Bros, CBS 11:34 Romance of Helen Trent, Ajnerieaa Home Fro ducts, CBS 11:45 Our Gal Sunday, American Homo Products, CBS 12:00 Job Notes 13:05 Today's Markets 12:15 Old Timers, Osco Drnr 17:3t front Page News, Womhoudt Homo Insulation Company (Hilton) 12:45 Musical Roundup 1:00 Jorce Jordan, U. D., General Foods, CBS 1:15 Two on a Cine, General Foods 1:30 Tonns; Or. Malone, General Faodi. CBS 1:1.'. Mj-slery Melody Game , 3:04) Morton Downey. Coca-Cola 2:lu Mary Msrlin, standard Brands, CBS 2:30 Columbia's American School of the Air. CBS ' ' ,_ 3:00 G. E. Rouse Party, General Electric Company, CBS 3:S5 News, CBS 3:30 Feature Story. CBS 3:45 Milt Berth Trio 4:00 Mallbag 4:25 Victorious LJvinc 4:30 Terry Allen and the Ross Sisters, CBS 4:45 Wilderness Boad. CBS 5:00 Qulney Howe and the News, CBS 5:15 Hnmin Side ml the News, by Edwin C. Hill, Johnson and Johnson, CBS 5:30 Sports Camera 5:15 News of the Nation, P. G. E. (Hilton) 6:15 Music That Satisfies, Chesttrflilds, CBS 6:30 American Melody Hour, Barer As. pirln. CBS 7:00 Bit Town, Ironlsed Teast, CBS 7:30 Theater of Romance, Colgate, CBS 7:55 Grain Belt News S:0* Inner Sanctum, Upton Tea, CBS 8:30 Music From the Stage 9:00 Service to the Front, Wrirley Gum, CBS 9:30 Conjrresa Speaks. CBS 8:45 Behind the Scenes. CBS 10:00 Evening News Roundup, Vanee 1 Mosic Company (TliJIonl I 14:15 America Salutes the President and RIs Birthday, CBS ' i 11:30 Cab Calloway'a Orchestra. CBS 11:45 Frankle Mutters' Orchestra. CBS i;:N News, CBS

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