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THE WISCONSIN STATE JOURNAL Wisconsin Thursday, October 22, 1942 Japs Repelled at Guadalcanal Nazis Say Captives Face 'Worse Fate' 3 Bombers Lost in Naziland Raid AFL, CIO Leaders Attend Chest Meeting Madison 'U .S. Troops Stop 'Feeler' Attack (Continued from Page 1 ) r.ew naval casualties, including the loss of two American destroyers. The big enemy counter-offensive for Guadalcanal has not started, but the Japanese invasion fleet remains menacingly in the northern Solomons. The emphasis remains on the fight for control of the air over Guadalcanal. Japanese and American airmen are exchanging daily blows over the vital airfield there. The navy disclosed Wednesday night that the United States lost two comparatively new destroyers the Meredith and O'Brien "within the last few days as a result of enemy action." It also announced that a Japanese cruiser and a destroyer were damaged by American bombers. The cruiser was "stopped by at least one bomb hit." V. S. Losses Now at 12 ' American ship" losses in the Solomons now stand at 12 warships - and auxiliaries sunk. Japanese losses are 10 sunk, three probably sunk, and 46 damaged. Damage to American ships has not been announced. It was not disclosed how the destroyers were sunk. The only action of American surface vessels reported in more than a week was on Saturday (Solomons time). Then U. S. surface vessels shelled enemy positions on the northwest coast cf Guadalcanal island, hitting ammunition dumps. Naval quarters warned that the loss of the American destroyers did not imply that the American fleet has begun extensive action. In fact, they said, American fliers are bearing about 90 per cent of the fighting burden there. The navy's communique Wednesday night mentioned for the f :rst time enemy warships south of Guadalcanal. It said merely, Small units (of the enemy fleet) have been located and attacked in the southern Solomons." It was believed that those attacks were made by aircraft. Contrary to persistent Axis reports of a big battle on Guadalcanal, the navy said "there has been little recent troop activity on Guadalcanal and our aircraft are continuing to bomb the enemy positions." No offensive land action has been reported since last Thursday when the last Japanese troop landing was made. j Japs Raided Again But there has been no lessening of air activity. For the fifth consecutive day American planes raided Japanese troop and supply concentrations on Guadalcanal in an effort to prevent the enemy from organizing for an expected assault. North of the Solomons, Gen, Douglas MacArthur's heavy bombers staged another shattering raid J on Rabaul, important Japanese j base on New Britain island from ! which the enemy has been supplying forces in the Solomon islands The air battles over Guadalcanal airfield continue with the enemy getting the worst of them. The first of the latest two raids reported Wednesday night came early Monday afternoon. Two Zero fiphters were shot aown. The Americans lost one Grumman Wildcat fighter. I The second attack, Tuesday morning, cost the Japanese two; bombers and seven Zero fighters. ! Two American fighters were lost.! The Japanese tried to "mousetrap" the defenders. They sent 30 Zero fighters over about an hour before the bombers arrived, apparently to draw up our fighter defense so the heavier craft could do their work unmolested. The navy's announcement did not say whether the ruse worked but naval officers here said that our airmen were "wise" to the trick. A Japanese seaplane also was destroyed on Monday. Japanese aircraft destroyed since the start of the Solomons" campaign last Aug. 7 now total 352. Casualties Unknown The Navy said its report of casualties in the sinking of the Meredith and O'Brien had not been received, "but it is believed that all of the personnel of the O'Biren and many of the personnel of the Meredith were rescued." Announcement of the sinkings before notification of the next of kin indicated a new policy by the navy department. Heretofore, . announcement of naval losses have been held up at least until the relatives of those lost were notified. The normal complement of each vessel is about 175 officers and men. The Meredith, a 1630-tonner, and the O'Brien, 1,570 tons both had an overall length of 341 feet and an exertme beam of 35 feet. The 'onnt-r was launched Oct 24, 1940, and was commanded by Comdr. Harry E. Hubbard, Baltimore, Md. The O'Brien was commissioned in March! 1940. and was skippered b Lieut. Comdr Thomas fiurrowes, Keyporl, N. J. Pefain Balks at Nazi Plan (Continued from lage 1) was said, government propagandists were thrown off a platform when they tried to speak. State railway workers, reports said, were taking a lead in opposing the attempted mobilization. A strike, starting at .the big Nation Warned of 'Oil Crisis' Senate Committee Seeks Solution (Continued from Page 1) price-raising or subsidy scheme to encourage exploration and increased production. The committee said its final report had not yet been formulated, but on the basis of evidence to date it made these recommendations: ONE: Passage of a bill, already introduced, to provide a royalty for new oil discoveries on the public domain. TWO: Financing by government agencies of exploratory drilling. THREE. Immediate steps to coordinate all government oil agencies. FOUR: In the absence of such complete coordination, an agreement between the OPC and the WPB to grant adequate priorities for materials for wells and pipe lines. " FIVE: Immediate utilization of "every known process" for making steel to provide materials for wells and lines. Army, Navy Rap Dry Proposal But Prohibitionist Indicates Hell Fight (Continued from Page 1.) ported that their correspondents seemed about equally divided, for and against the proposal. Administration leaders concede that Lee's amendment would pass if he musters enough supporters to guarantee a roll call vote on it. The amendment also would make prostitution a federal offense in the areas surrounding army or navy installations. Penalty for violation of any of the amendment's provisions would be a fine of $100 to $1,000, imprisonment of from 30 days to 12 months, or both. Two Other Issues Senatorial mail indicated strong public interest in two other proposals: That all students be deferred until the end of the school year, and that the army be required to give boys under 20 at least one year of training before sending them into combat. The senate bill provides that high school students called up during the second half of the current academic year may, if they ask, be deferred until the end of the school year. The measure passed by the house extends such optional deferment to college students. Sen. John Thomas (R Ida.) has introduced an amendment requiring 12 months' pre-combat training. Ranking members of the military affairs committee have predicted its defeat. When the house considered a similar proposal, Gen. George C. Marshall, . army chief of staff, opposed it on the ground that it would make it "almost impossible for the army to operate." State Treasurer Raps Dry Plan (Continued from Page 1) not less than $100 nor more .than $500 or imprisonment in the county jail or house of correction or both. "Under prohibition we will get more liquor than when its controlled, I'm positive of that, ' Smith said. Even if prohibition could be restricted to men in uniform, Smith would be against the proposal because soldiers are like other persons and shou d be given the same privileges, he said. "From time immemorial people have liked to have stimulants when they get together,'! Smith said. "Mine is coffee. . It's all a matter of degree. If you took my coffee away from me, I'd be just as mad as the man who las his drink taken away." He hastened to say that by his statement he did not mean that he condoned drunkenness. He believed drunks should be punished. "I know that soldiers who get drunk are given a stiff penalty," he said. Referring to Lee's proposal that prostitution be removed from areas near o imps Smith said. 'We've been working on prostitution. We've taken it out of the taverns. The state can say positively that there is no prostitution in our taverns today." Prostitution outside taverns is beyond the state s control, ae said. It is a matter of local enforcement. Oullins repair shops near Lyon rapidly spread to other railroad terminals and repair shops both in the unoccupied and the occupied zones. About 10,000 railroad men were on strike at the height of .this protest last weekend, it was reported. Persons arriving in Cuba from any foreign country must turn over to the authorities all foreign currency or U. j S. dollars in their possession above $250. 1 V (By United Press) Germany supported Japan's action in ordering severe punishment for captured enemy aviators today and Berlin Radio indicated that the Nazis would follow their partner's lead, which would mean a general Axis scrapping the Geneva convention on war prisoners. The Berlin Diplomatisch Polit-isch Korrespondenz said: "Anglo-American methods are well-known in Germany, too, and are contrary to international law. Statements by Harris and Eaker (Air Marshal Sir Arthur T. Harris, head of the RAF bomber command, and Maj. Gen. Ira C. EakeV, chief of the U. S. bomber command in the European theater) clearly reveal that responsihle persons in London and Washington not only approve but have given special orders against German women fend children. Charge Masa Murder "The Anfo-Saxon meth ds are shown also by the Lkokrae and mass murr tr " The Japanese Radio continued its insistence that it had punished American aviators claimed captured during the ra'd on Japanese cities last April. It named four , CLEVELAND (U.R) Japan's "1622 Lakehurst st., Cleveland" appears to be another figment of Tokyo's imagination. The Japanese radio had listed this as the address of a lieutenant in the U. S. army air fore shot down over Tokyo but neglected to name the flier. A careful check today failed to reveal any such street as "Lakehurst." Every street with a similar name Lake Front, Lake Shore, Lakeview, and Lake ave. also was checked with the address the Japanese radio gave, but no American airmen or their families were located. American pilots who. it c'aimed, had adm tted tney had bombed and machine gunned civilians, school children, and non-military objectives. The German Radio accused Britain of "tearing up the Geneva convention'' by attacking a field hospital in North Africa, which was "clearly marked with a red cross." Radio Berlin said the Nazis soon would "take more severe measures than in the past." German sources harked back to the British-German debate on manacling war prisoners and charged that Commandos not only shackled their prisoners, but shot them. ' . ' v ; The German Radio said Pres. Roosevelt had promised "persecution of German leaders" after the war and said the Allies planned to execute German soldiers, including the Storm and SS troops, and all officials in the occupied territories. The Japanese made no further threats against enemy prisoners, but said that Second Lieut. William Farrow, 23, Darlington, S. C, Second Lieut. Edward M. Holl-mark, 27, Dallas, Tex., Jacob Deshauzer, 29, Oregon, and Flight Mechanic Harold Spatz, 21, Kansas, admitted committing atrocities during the April raid. Four Airmen Missing , from Doolittle' s Raid WASHINGTON (U.R) Secy: of War Henry L. Stimson revealed today that four U. S. airmen were missing after the bombing raid on Japanese cities- led by Brig. Gen. James H. Doolittle April 18. The names given by Stimson corresponded to those broadcast by Radio Tokyo in a report that captured .participants in the raid were being punished for "inhumane" conduct. ' Stimson recalled announcement by the war department and Doolittle a month after the raid that no American planes were downed in Japan. He . added that he understood some of the planes encountered bad weather after leaving Japan and were forced off their course. Some, he said, may have been forced down in Japanese-controlled territory bylack of gasoline. Doolittle led 79 other airmen in the raid. The bomber crews, Stimson said, were instructed to attack only military objectives and subsequent reports, he continued, indicated they did so thoroughly. Stimson gave the following list of American fliers missing after the Tokyo raid, and their next of kin: Corp. Jacob D. Deshazer; Mrs. Hulda Andrus, mother, Madres, Ore. Sgt. Harold A. Spatz; Robert A. Spatz, father, Lebo, Kan. First Lieut. Dean E. Hallmark; Mrs. O. D. Hallmark, mother, Dallas, Tex. First Lieut. William Glover Farrow; Mrs. Jessie Farrow, mother. Washington, D. C. PSC Sets Refund Case for Wednesday The state public service commission's investigation of the alleged refusal of the Madison Gas and Electric Co. to refund a guarantee deposit to the Hasty Tasty shops, Madison, will be held at the PCS offices in the state office building Wednesday at 10 a. m., it was announced today. NONE Americans Attack Submarine Base (Continued from Page 1) damage and minor casualties Wednesday night at an east coast town, while other planes dropped fire bombs in another coastal district. While the Fortresses smashed the Germans' principal base for submarine operations in the Atlantic, American single-engined mustang fighters and Britain's new Mosquito light bombers attacked Holland and northwestern Germany in daylight. The Mustangs, flown by RAF pilots in the U. S. army cooperation command, sjv a record by mak-ng a round trip of a least 600 miles to machine gun and s.t fire to military objectives along the Dortmund-Ems canal. At Lathen, in Hannover province, the Mustangs took the enemy by surprise and scored hits on a factory and a large gas tank. The flutters also skimmed tree tops to machine gun a military camp on 5Lc Dutch-German border, tl air ministry reported. Winging south along the canal, the Mustangs hit a iarge number of barge and. attacked the jock. gates. Here they met their first opposition, but it was ineffectual. On the return flight they set fire to one ship and caused an explosion in another in the Zuider Zee. . Allied air forces pounded German targets in northern Franca Wednesday afternoon in the area southeast of Boulogne. Scrap Dealers Set New Price City Will Get $8!4 Per Ton (Continued from Page 1) and Nelson said that it would be picked up by a scrap drive truck and brought to Madison for dismantling by Vocational school students. No other cars or trucks have been donated as scrap since Monday. Scrap to Be 'Ticket' for Strand Movie A free movie open to all boys, girls, and adults will be held at the Strand theater Saturday at 10 a. m., it was announced by Manager John Scharnberg today. The t only price of admission will be 10 pounds of scrap metal for each entrant. The show will feature Gary Cooper in the new "Beau Geste" with Ray Milland and Robert Preston. The latest Walt Disney cartoon, "Goofy the Olympic Champ," will be shown. 100 Join Army Since Monday 60 Specialists Enlist in Service Air Forces (Continued from Page 1) D. McDonald, 444 N. Francis st.; Gene B. Bosbe, 3141 Hermina st.; Henry E. Harbovsky, 421 S. Mills st.; Gerald C. Gille, 231 Gilmore st; Tom C. Catlin, 2453 Upham st.; Kenneth A. Wilkinson, 556 State st.; Joseph E. Muzathe, 2524 Dahle st.; Norman N.'Annen, 454 W. Washington ave.; Herbert G. Pressentin, 1125 N. Paterson st.; Richard E. Sweeney, Route 4; Raymond P. Sweeney, 1535 Jefferson st.; Lester J. Emery, 410 Sixth st.; Dwight L. Ward, Sun Prairie; Max Gerber and John J. Walsh, Blue Mounds; Lyman B. Albert, Roscoe J. Berry, and Les- fter Sibel, Portage; Clarence L. Neck. Colby; Alois Stebling, Jr., Astico; Wiliam H. Smith and Harold W. C. Schuette, La Valle; Roger W. Allen, Pardeville; Lowell W. Busch, James E. Judd, "Jr., and Iverre W. Hanson, Middleton; George C. Hein, William R. Hill, and Donald P. Schroeder, Bara-boo; Arthur S. Jacobson, Blanch-ardville; Alfred A. Stiff, Jr., and Virgil J. Leslie, Stoughton; Edward E. West and Thomas L. Davis, Beloit; Brice H. Myers, Valley; Roy V. Johnson, Footville; Walter F. Dziki, Necadah; Warren C. Peterson, Hastings, Minn.; Robert W. Danison, Sun Prairie; and Glenn K. Krahn, Loganville. 72 Recruits Accepted at Navy Substation . Twelve recruits were accepted tentatively Wednesday at the naval substation in the Madison federal bldg. They were Lee R. Lucas, 3810 Cherokee dr., Delmar L. Thomure, 728 Gwinnett ct., Buford A. Shinneman, 2401 Dahle st., Warren Harding Hamilton, 1001 Edgewood dr., and Gerald E. Pogue, 2417 Dahle st., Madison; Orrin N. Hagen, Stoughton; George H. Neperud, Neillsville; Carl W. Blair, ' Baraboo; Robert L. Oas, Janesville; Frank B. Behling, Jr., Devils Lake; Wil bur A. Luchsinger, Evansville, and Perlie G. Gothenaur, Beloit. THE BEST SERVICE AVAILABLE Cleaning & Pressing 24-Hour Service BADGER NU-WAY CLEANERS 70S State St. Falrchlld 1280 w v V VI Pi Jl ' "ZZsr JC' I AFL and CIO leaders at the War Chest meeting in Grace church included the group pictured here. Seated left to right are Mrs. Frances Johnson, Mrs. Elmer Sime, Leslie Buckley, and Frank Learmonth, all of the Ray-O-Vac Federal union. Standing, Pres. Ronald Rook, Wisconsin Foundry Machinist local; Pres. Clifford Johnson, Gisholt CIO union; Charles W. Healy, Gisholt union vice-president; Elmer Sime, and Pres. Jerome A. Johnson, Madison Federation of Labor. Jerome Johnson and Healy were associate chairmen of the War Chest campaign. Campaign Leaders Pose 4 L J " : TOTMd . 4 1 . wt mx? 11 4 1 1 'w - ' ' : It rli " tt. it v 1 t II f -1 I ' w' - 1! f I S , p"9"! ; ; k ' """"""" " j v ' ? - J I " h i '.4 1 b M) o The largest fund-raising campaign in city history brought $365,000 in contributions to the War Cfeest. Leaders pictured in front of the huge score board are, left to right, Frank A. Ross, president, Joseph C. Ford, drive chairman, and Carl Warmington, Community Union secretary. Africa Waits for Attack by Allies (Continued from Page 1) in the Middle East announced today. "Medium bombers operating jointly with fighters of the Royal Air Force and south African air force attacked enemy landing grounds and tent areas," the communique said. "Many hits were observed among tents and fires were started both in tent areas and on landing grounds." Enemy supply dumps and vehicles also were attacked successfully during Allied aerial operations Wednesday, a joint British-American communique said. "The enemy was on the defensive throughout the day and three of their fighters were shot down," the communique reported. Long-range fighters destroyed Axis trucks carrying ammunition, supplies, and fuel on the road between . Gambut and Sidi Barrani. Allied bombers Tuesday night attacked targets at Tobruk and Daba and along the coastal road, the communique said. Night fighters struck at Axis transports and encampments. On land there was only patrol activity, the report said. The communique said the Axis employed only fighters and fight-erbombers against Malta, inflicting small damage. RAF fighters withT out loss themselves, shot down an Italian Macchi 202 fighter. From all operations, three Allied aircraft were missing. Hearinqs Planned on Railway Plea Hearing on the application of the Chicago adn North Western Railway Co. to substitute caretaker for agency service at the railroad's station at Blue Mounds will be held Nov. 9 at 20 a. m. at the state office building, the state public service commission announced today. The firm made the application to change the type of service on Oct. 10. Costs of Ihe hearing will be assessed against the railroad company. , Nelson's soup tureen brought $2,000 at a London auction. New Zealand has fixed the price of shaves at 20 cents. MADISON S FIRST LINE OF FIRING DEFENSI THRIFTY YES BUT. NOT DIRT CHEAP ! WW- Air Forces Class to Be Graduated First Exercises Set for Saturday (Continued from Page 4 1) manding general of the army air forces technical training command at Knollwood, N. C, has been invited to deliver the main address, and Maj. Gen. Frederick Martin is expected to take part in the graduation program. Other speakers will be Col. Rogers and Col. Fay O. Dice, the camp's training director. Martin has charge of training in the second district with headquarters at St. Louis, Mo. No radio operators are in the school's first class. Admission to the exercises will be by invitation from graduates or officers. . Pvt. John F. Haugan,- Jr., topped other soldiers in the class with an average of 95.1 in technical training, the school announced. The 11 other honor men and their grades are: Pvt . Pasquale Cappetta, 94.6; Pvt. D. W. Jones, 93.8; Pvt. Clyde E. Chappell, 93.2; Pvt. Willis B. Horn,-91.4; Pvt. B. B. Sims, 91.9; Pvt. Edward P. Dudek, 90.9; Pvt. Stanley W. Jablonski, 90.8; Pvt. Richard L. Hopkins. 90.9; Pvt. C. L. Tarleton, Jr., 90.7; Pvt. C. F. Brand, 90.3. and Pvt. Thomas R. Bowman, 90.3. The graduates came to Madison late in July and started training while the army towns was still under construction. Their hometowns are in all parts of the United States. State and city officials have been inv'ited to attend the school's first graduation, Col. Rogers said. Capt. Russell L. Shay, post chaplain, will give the invocation. NOW she shops "cash and carry" Without Painful Backache Many sufferers relieve nagging baekseh quickly, once they discover that the real eaum of their trouble may be tired kidneys. The kidneys are Nature s chief way of taking the exceaa aoida and waste out of the blood. They help most people pass about S pints a day. When disorder of kidney function permits poisonous matter to remain in your blood, it may cause nagging backache, rheumatic pains, leg pains, lose of pep and energy, getting up nights, swelling, puffiness under the eyes, headaches and dtxsiness. Frequent or scanty passages with smarting and burning sometimes shows there is something wrong with your kidneys or bladder. Don't wait! Ask your druggist for Doan a Pills, used successfully by millions for over 10 years. They give happy relief and will help .ha 15 miles of kidney tubes flush out poieon-us waste from your blood. Get Doan s Pilla. $365,041 Put Info War Chest City's Record Best in U. S., Chairman Says (Continued tiom Pag 1) pected in the next few weeks, Ford said, pointing out that 4,000 prospective givers have not been approached. Labor Help Praised "This campaign will be well over the $400,000 mark by Dec. 31," he promised. "It is a remarkable record for a city the size of Madison. Our total represents the greatest increase over 1941 of any city in the United States." The drive leader praised CIO and AFL units for their "unlimited support," saying, "without the help, interest, and enthusiasm of labor groups and leaders, this campaign would not have been a success." War chest funds will support 30 agencies, including war relief groups, Community Union agencies, United Service Organizations, and groups 'aiding the armed forces. . "Community Proud" Frank A. Ross, War chest chairman, presided at the dinner and presented Ford with an American flag in recognition of his leadership. "Over 2,000 people have worked in this campaign without compensation," Ross stated. "This community can be proud of the family spirit shown by these workers." Fund-raising is part of civilian defense, he continued, and results of the Madison effort will be filed with the state department. The final results by divisions: Results Listed University of Wisconsin, 2,689 pledges for $29,962; business and industry, 7,801 pledges for $57,886; public schools, 561 pledges for $5,-170; Forest Products laboratory, 414 pledges for $3,996; city employes, 313 pledges for $2,546; initial gifts A, 133 pledges for $8,880; initial gifts B, 149 pledges for $6,112; . Special gifts, 583 pledges for $81,907; capitol, 1,306 pledges for $8,332; federal, 884 pledges for $3,150; county, 145 pledges for $825; national firms, 44 pledges for $4,269; major industries, 6.364 pledges for $123,644; West Side district, 2,416 pledges for $14,805, and East side districts, 2,576 pledges for $14,285. Women of Bethel Lutheran church served the cost dinner with assistance of Attic Angel assn. members. Soldier Seeks Volunteer to Drive His Car South Soon to be transferred to the west coast, an Army Air Forces Technical school soldier today sought someone to volunteer to drive his auto down to relatives in the south. The soldier, Sgt. E. M. Johnson, made his request through Traffic Capt. H. J. Morris of police. He said he would be grateful if some southbound Madisonian would take the car, a 1941 Ford coupe, to Birmingham, Ala.; Memphis, Tenn.; Fulton, Ky., or Kansas City, Mo. Johnson has relatives in those cities who would call for the 533363 oooiooo II jira;eaaV ' 1 1 V w UHK.'T6M . Russ Penetrate Nazis Defenses Snow, Rain Hamper German Attackers MOSCOW (UP.) Marshal Semyon Timoshenko's forces, driving through the first blizzard of winter on the desolate steppes northwest of Stalingrad, captured an important hill today and penetrated the second German defense line, battlefront dispatches said. Snow now was drifting northwest of Stalingrad, frontline dispatches said. Normally the blizzards that roar over the steppes, which are among the coldest areas In Russia, do not begin until late November. . The roads inside Stalingrad had been turned into bogs by days of continual rain. A bitter wind, whipping across the Volga, numbed the Germans whose attacks against an industrial sector in northwestern Stalingrad were becoming weaker. Red Star, the Soviet army newspaper, said the Germans wer nearing exhaustion at Stalingrad, and had only enough strength left to attack on narrow sectors one at a time. Nazis Fail in Caucasus Another 'Russian success was reported from the western Caucasus. There, after 10 days of hard fighting, the Russians had stopped 45,000 Germans trying to break through on a mountain road, and killed at least 4,000 of them. " Every attack the Germans delivered inside Stalingrad was beaten off with heavy losses. That Russians, seizing the initiative Wednesday, had swept the Germans from several houses near a vital factory in northwest Stalingrad. - More than 72 hours have passed without the Germans making a gain. This was the 59th day of tha siege of Stalingrad, which the Germans believed they would take six weeks ago. South of Stalingrad, front line dispatches said, the Russians had driven back the Germans two miles. Red Star reported that German tank attacks in the Mozdok area had greatly lessened, because -of severe losses, and the enemy now was using only light and medium tanks. The Russians were reported to have smashed an attack by 45 German tanks and 3,000 infantrymen in the Mozdok area. Soviet artillery picked off scores of automobiles carrying Hitler's warriors to the front. Hitler has been trying for more than two months to drive 40 or 50 miles to the Grozny oil fields. Deep snow covered the slopes of the Caucasus mountains above No-vorossisk, the former Soviet Black sea naval base, where. Russian forces weTe reported to have wrested two important hills from the Germans. Tanks Hampered The Russians mopped up tommy gunners the Germans had sent behind their lines. From Novoros-sisk, the Germans were trying to drive down the coast road and seize the last remaining Russian Black sea ports. They cruld not use tanks in the mojntains and intensified their air attacks, but front-line reports said they had not interfered with Russian supplies and reinforcements. The Soviet high command reported artillery duels at Voronezh, 350 miles northwest of Sta'ingrad, and oh the northwestern front. It also said that Soviet .warships in the Bla'Mc sea aad sunk three enemy auxiliary vessels and one transport totaling 13.000 tons. (making a total of 29,000 tons of shipping the Russians ha ve reported sinking in 24 hours, in addition to a Rumanian destroyer Mrs. Bessie Kinyon LAKE MILLS Mrs. Bessie Dullam Kinyon, 83, former Lake Mills resident, died early today at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Emil Burkhard, Ft. Atkinson. Survivors are two sons, W. W. Kinyon, Madison, and Edgar, Everly, la.; four daughters, Mrs. Martin Ellson, Portland, Ore.; Mrs. Charles Beach, Elbow Lake, Minn.; Mrs. Henry Lorenzon, Moneta, la., and Mrs. Burkhard; 20 grandchildren, and six great grandchildren. The body will be at the Hos-kins funeral home here until 11 a. m. Saturday. Funeral services will be held at 2 p. m. Saturday at the Ft. Atkinson Methodist church, and burial will be at Sharon. Mrs. Kinyon was born in Blaine, 111., July 12, 1859. She resided in Lake Mills many years, moving to Ft. Atkinson to live with her daughter in 1937. car, he said. Johnson lives in Barracks 1452 at the school, with the 620th school squadron. 33G Q. 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