Naugatuck Daily News from Naugatuck, Connecticut on November 18, 1949 · Page 7
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VFW Auxiliary In Appeal For Gifts For Hospitalized Vets There are 400 crippled, sick veterans in thie stata who may not have the 'chance Ito /hear from Santa Claus this year. New Hnvon County Council, ladleo auxiliary of the Veteran/! of Foreign Warn will visit thr Rocky Hill hospital for its annual Christmas party for the sick and wounded veterans Dec. 7. Eut Katherine Radcliff, county council on presents for the boys. president reports thnt a limited budget this year will put a crimp To off-set this, she and Chuir- rniui Mary Garvih, Derby, are asking the suttx>rt of borov.gh residents in making available gifts of books, cigarettes, soap, randy, playing cards and other items which can be used by the patients. Gifts of cash will also bo accept- ed and panned on to the veterans at the ij.'Jirty. "What little we are able to give Ihese men is hardly enough," Mrs. KudcUff :'aid, adding, "-noHt of thnm ru'(,! World Wnr 7 veterans who' hnve Hpcnt murh of the iiwud 30 years since that wur ended, In Rocky Hill or some otltor hospital. It is hard to believe that they can bo so easily forgotten now that the last war has ended. If everyone will give a little, I'm sure we can do a great deal toward making this a Merry Christmas for thorn* who are still fighting our war," Mrs. Radcliff said. Those wishing to contribute item5 for the benefit of the hospitalized, veterans at Rocky Hill may c:>ll Mrs. RndclilT at 3889 and oho will call for them. The average American worker can afford to eat meat 10-12 times per week. The average English worker 2 times per week. The average French worker 2 times per week. The average Italian worker 2-4 times per week. Naugatuck Chemical DIVISION OF UNITED STATES RUBBER COMPANY "Serving Through Science" New Public Relations Officer At Music School Mrs. Harriet Stool Plckornell, widely knowri throughout the coun- t.ary UK n concert and artist mun- UKCI-. public ri-lntlonti director and radio expert, IUIH mtmnUy boon np- polntiul Director c,r Public n«liv lions for (he Connecticut .School of Muaic, New London, Conn. Mrs. Plckcrnel has had a remarkable and interestingly varied career. Born in Joliet, Illinois, she studied voice and piano with distinguished tcachcr.i In Chicago and Li'j.ston; her mother, MrH. SanK 'Ueel. waH well known in the middle west as a church, concert and oratorio singer. With the founding of the Intercollegiate Munical Council by Albert Francis Plckernoll while u student, at Harvard. Mrs. Plckerncll later Uecamo its l'>xc:ctit.ive Secretary and developed It into a national and International ornaniatlon and a pow- eafnl force In the evolution of contemporary choral music. She formed her own concert bureau in 1923. Mrs. Pickcrnel 1 was one of the first managers to produce radio programs over NBC, CBS, WOR and other networks and stations Finn oriiunled and financed liroad- ciiHtlnn Abroad, I/FD, a service ri:riri!tivnllnK I'M radio stations In Latin America. As secretary of the Intercollegiate Musical Council, she was awarded a medal by the Hungarian Government for services to the Budapest Choir when It toured this country in 1936-37, and the Finnish Government also recognized her work in behalf of Finnish music and musicians while a committee member of the Finnish War Relief, headed by Herbert Hoover, by awarding her the Citation and medal of the Order of the White Rose. ... at GARSTON'S! a marvelous new shirt without buttons &&*• •FATENT PENDING *• the modern business shirt that zips on, zips off same as your trousers YOUR CBEniT IS GOOD AT GAHSTON'S Pay Weekly Pay Twice a Month Pay Monthly Or 30 Day Charge Try ;>n Airman Model Z. 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A upeolal train coach will be i'c- cerved to trunnporl parishioner:* <o the newly constructed church of the 3,.utheran Chinese Mission in Chinatown. J |^ ln» Connurajition froo 287,193,1.90 g «), In 1936 to «,1,151,781 in 1948. CONNECTICUT TRAFFIC TRENDS froa U6.267 In to 670.779 In 1948 1936 19; i 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 194S 194« DEATHS PER 100MH-LIOH MILES OF TRAVEL KOtJECE: IViwirtnant of Kbtor Vehicle* Coiuiec.l.ic.iifH [raffle. facility nito fur 11141) proinlho* (,„ !>,• iilistaiillul- ly lower tliiin Mm I.(I r<wordi>rl IIIM! yciir. Tim Illiflmiiy Hnfiily Ooin- nilHKlim i-Hlliiiiili-K It. will mil l>« lilghi-.r Uiiin .'1 di>atlis |i«r 100 million miles of motor vehicle travel or <'"MHl;lc.rilh)y IC.HH than Inilf of U«> prospective national rate. For the first nine months r>f l!M» p the Connecticut rnt<! was nn oven K.fl nam*, ugnliiNt tho natloniil rate of 7.0 and was second lowest »tate In the natinn. Khodc Island wan lowest With 2.1) f.UHPH. Dr. Rogers Heads Numismatic Slate Members of the Naugatuck Val- 'ley Nurm'Hnmtlt: AH»i>flallon l'»Kl. Mli'rlil nnnilmiti'd Pr. Everett T. RoKi'i'H for primldurit nt n meeting h«>1H in I hi' court room. in the court room. orn Franklin JoHtn>li hold Othci-H nominated w Andrews, . vIce-prc.Hldent; . treasurer; Adrian Olson, secretary; Oncar flchilko board of years and Kovcrnor.s for four years and T)i. Kotforti, board of Kovcrnora for three ynnrs. Members' of the nomlnalli'.t? commltle(! ure Patrick Kennedy, .Joseph O'Brien and Vincent Smith. Officers will be elected rind in- Hlnlled fit next month's business meetlnK. To Attend Regional Y's Men 's Meeting Bradford E. Smith, president, and Arthur Taylor, of the Naugatuck Y's Men's Club, will attend the two- day, northeastern regional conference of Y's Men's clubs, tomorrow and Sunday in Greenfield, Mass, Also attending will be Mrs. Smith and Mrs. Taylor. International president J. . C. Smothers will be principal speaker at a bancpiet Saturday evening. Ba Hym, a Burmese miinlstcr now studying ut Yale, will speak Sunday, MISS AMERICA Ari/.ona's loss i;J Connecticut's (lain ..ThLs weekend at leant. Jacqueline Mercer, Miss Amerlcil. of ISMfl,- will attend the Harvard- Yale football ganie in New Haven Saturday. Miss Mercer, a native of Arizona, plans to visit Oklahoma City after hnr trip ca;3t. The first postcards in the U. S. were issued in 1873. His Ship Shelled CAPTAIN Fred Rylander (above) ol Philadelphia was in command of the Flying Cloud when the American merchantman was shelled and damaged by a Chinese Nationalist naval craft off the mouth of the Yangtze River. Capt. Rylander reportedly refused to obey the .varship'aorder to return to blockaded Shanghai. None were injured. (International) Remind Veterans About Accredited Educational Plants A rnmindcr to veterans that tho law will not permit them to take GI Bill courses In schools which have not boon In operation on their own for at lerutt a yoar. nor In HCh<5olB not having approval of an appropriate State Approving Agency, was issued today by Harry T. Wood, manager ot the Hartford office of the Veterans Administration. Manager Wood urged all veterans planning to go to school under the GI Bill, with certificates of eligibility now In their possession, to make certain the school IB permitted by law to offer training to veterans at Government expense. A veteran may check the status of the school he wishes to attend by calling at or writing to, his nearest VA office. Certificates are valid, according to Manager Wood, only In thoac educational Institutions or training establishments where GI Bill training Is permitted by law. If a vclcran enters a school that has not been In operation for a year or does not have State Approving Agency approval, ho will receive no imlmlHlonco and ho will bo ro- (julrod to pay hlii own tuition and supply costs., even though he has a certificate of eligibility. Hence the necessity of having the VA check present certificates,' Veterans who apply for certificates of eligibility after Nov. 1 need \ NAUGATUCK NEWS (CONN.), FRIDAY. NOV. JH. IfllO—PAOE 7 not check tho status of their school. All certificates Issued after that date will bear '.ho name of the courno and tho Hchool, und will be good only for the designated course and school. EAKTH'S OBBIT VARIES LOB Angeles — Since the motion of the earth is disturbed by the moon and by the other planets, its orbit around the sun Is continually changing'. U'ATOH-OIHCKKN When Thomas Cixrbo of Hurt' ford bought a Hvo rhtrken HtlW did he real I xi* that It would nave hi mhundrcds of dollars. 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