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SUNDAY; OCTOBER 20,1957 THE PHAROS-TRIBUNE and LOGANSPORT PRESS, LOGANSFORT, INDIANA PAGE FIVE Florys 9 Business Eases Work For Doctors The adage about an. apple a day keeping the doctor away may be a terse explanation of the diet value of an apple or it may be just plain old sales talk. But if it does have merit, the apples raised "on the Jasper and Richard Flory farm east of Logan will keep about 700,000 doctors from doors this winter. This is, of course, stretching the myth. a. wee bit since only,34 doc- t^s.riracHcp '« Cass county. Then too, mnre f*">n one apple a day could be eaten. Anyway, the Florys figure roundabout 690,000 of their-apples.w'll be carried into hom e this faU. Their 115 trees'will bear 30 bushgit: oo-h, on the average. They count 200 apples to a bushel, on th P average. The elder Flory, Jasper, plant ed 126 trees when he sowed the orchard. Exactly when he did that is conjecture. ; He said,, did Mr. Flory, that it was about 35 years ago. No, said Mrs. Flory,- his wife, it must have been 40 years ago. "No,, said .Richard, only son of Jasper," it sure.wasn't more than 31 or 32.years ago. I remember because I was such a little squirt then." He is bigger now, aged 39. Good 1957 CrOp Anyway, their trees grew a bumper ;crop of apples this year, among which are Johnathan, Mc. Intosh, .Delicious, Roma' Beauty, and King David brands of apples. Their apple forest is and was for the past two months a panap- rama of red. Branches hung in misery, being pressed down by oodles and oodles of apples. One move the Florys made to get prodigity in their production was to fertilize each tree each spring with about three pounds of the stuff sprinkled around the roots. Offhand, a layman might think this is quite a task. Not so said Jasper Flory, now 68. He could do the whole 115 trees in half a day. "Only thing is", he said, "you have to have a hard head or you may get a few bumps from branches bopping you or your hard head." Some apples topple to earth early. Seems like some of them see you coming, he said. To combat this, they spray their trees with a chemical that makes the apples 'stick and wait for them. Sun Reddens Them Some red apples are not all red. He explained that the sun rays redden the. apple. That part that is not in the oath of thoes rays stays green. Thos e that 'are all red ge t that way teacuse the red get that way because the are thin and let the sunlight in on the other side .too. • It was a pleasure for Richard and Jasper Flory, and their help- per John Anderson, to pick the apple crop this year. They said it is a real.joy to see such a colorful display of shiny, good red apples.' ; They picked them prideMly. As-lor sampling the fruit taem- selves-huh uh. They are really not too overly fond of apples, doctors or no. Next step after picking at the Flory Orchard east of Logan on High Street Road is the grading of he apples, according to size. Richard Flory is in foreground. Jasper Flory on left, sorting good from Dad, and their wives are waiting on customers at the stand. (Staff Photo) NO POLITICS ALCESTER, S. D. — Bert Wheeler and Einar Anderson decided not to let" their political feelings interfere when they went into business together.. Wheeler is an en- thustiastic Republican and Ander son has just as ardent feelings about the' Democrats. This year they celebrated their 40th anniver sary as a clothing store partner ship. . HEALTHY FISH ST. PAUL^-Use of new .miracle drugs in Minnesota fish hatcheries should make for sleek, healthj brook trout in North Shore stream this summer. Fisheries supervise Hjalmer Swenson'said a brook trout disease, called furunculosis is being combated with terramy cin while the fish are in th hatcheries. The Ku Klux Klan movemen commenced in the South in 183 as an answer to Congressional' reconstruction. -V' * -* --' v ~ f -~ v "• < This tree in the apple orchard of Jasper, left, and Richard F.lory, right, is clogged with apples and ready for the fall picking. The Florys have 115 trees in their orchard. Assisting them in their picking chores is John Anderson, center. (Staff Photo) New Spiritualist Group Reports Venus Messages By GEORGE W. CORNELL NEW YORK UP) — People from .he planet Vejuis are reported ceeping a close but friendly watch on the earth these days. This is the contention of a new spiritualist movement, which holds that messages from Venus are coming in regularly. "They plan to begin token landings next month," said Robert Ewing, a Florida man who. has made lengthy recordings he __ says ar e messages from Venusians. Within organized spiritualism, a ' huge religious activity in this country' with an estimated two million followers, such claims are keenly controversial. Traditionally, spiritualists have confined their • mystic efforts to communications with dep arted souls. In Portland, Maine, 'where America's "most conservative branch, the National. Spiritual Assn., was in , convention this week, trustee Dr. Victoria Barnes of Chicago said of the claims about Venus: "We do 'not accept that." The Rev. Dr. William Hubbard, president .of the association said the reports were "not dignified." "We accept only that which can be proved. At this time, we feel this (communication with Venus) has no bearing on- spiritualism. Our board of -. education does notj teach it." edge will have unshered in a "new Others Believe It However, some other groups are not so skeptical. age" on earth. . No Diseases There 10. That on Venus, all disease has been conquered, that inhabitants are clairvoyant and under- uate anafarmer commercial pilot, maintains Venus has sent word disclosing, among other things: 1. That they have eight large platforms, with landing strips and living quarters, circling th e earth as satellites at a distance of 10,000 miles. Any view of them is prevented by the bending of light rays. ; , 2/ That for four years. Venus space ships from these bases have been observing earth, with -469- foot "mother ships" hovering over the southeastern United States 15 miles up. - 3. That Venusians ar e built like earth people, although generally a bit taller and finer featured, that they. worship God believe in life after death, hav e a civilization far advanced over ours, with the average life span 400 to 500 years Workaday World Answer to Previous Puzzla ACROSS 1 cabinet 5 majesty 9 What an auctioneer wants ti Arabian gulf 13 Heroic'poetr/ 14 Brazilian macaw 15 Having bristles 17 Soak flax 18 What a good cook pleases 19 What a chairman do«» |1 Iroquoian Indian 13 What an artist's model does 14 What a taxi driver operate* 17 Follower! . JB What a tennit player doet 82 Opposed 14 Forming no angle $« Smaller 37 Spanish coin S8 What a poet write* f9 In a short timt 41 Japanese coin 42 Motaev | Iowa 44 They work on ihlp* 48 Prettied. *8 Lasio 63Curv* £4 White gypnon 66In§*ct«gg 57 Inflection If Pony 58 What motorists HS« 60 Hurried 81 Extrude DOWN 1 Rapid 2—— man 2 Permits 4 Growing out 5 Confederate _ general 6 Narrative. poem, 7 Acid 8 Worm* B Singers 10 Angered 11 Fruit 16 Color 80 Farmers use them 22 Roman roads v 43 Chairs 24 Roman consul 45 Small brocmi 25 Eager 46 Tooth 26 Newly 47 Opera singers married men present them 28 Relish 48 Spill over SO Food mouthful 50 Upon 31 Glance over 51 Distant 33 Stair part (prefix) 35 Classes 52 In a line / 40 Gasoline 55 Chambermaid? quality make it stand thoughts of all others,-that [. dishonesty is impossible that news 'is transmitted by thought processes at the rate of 50,000 words per minute, that homes are built of a type of nylon-rubber-plastif. substance, that the main danger is from electrical storms All this data, and much more, Ewing claims he has received in tape-recorded conversations with Venusians, partly with the planet's ruling counselor "Hamamatra but mostly' with, a 250-year-old master teacher, tJymatralL "I am the one assigned to soften you up on earth." she is quoted as telling him. A key figure in the cause, Enid Brady, minister of the First Spiritual Church of Daytona Beach, Fla,, said she has been "hi actual contact" with the Venusians for six months, after four years research. "We know that telepathy is a fact" she said. "The people on. coming here was to halt pollution of space by radioactive dust from atomic blasts on earth, and that they have been releasing charges -the co-called "green fireballs" seen on earth— to counteract the 12. 1* l& Z1 Ftf s ff ftt 10. Jl 55 58 tl effects. They Are Friendly 5 That their intentions are entirely benevolent, but .that they will not permit an atomic-hydrogen war which would contaminate space and perhaps destroy earth -that they • will slap down any atomic missiles fired for war. 6. That they take on sides--in the' running dispute between Rus- sia'and the United States. ' . 1 That they allowed the Russian satellite to stay up. because it had no warhead, but that they'are affecting its orbit .and' slowing- it down by magnetism. t8. That they feel, earth complacency about life on other planets 'has now been sufficiently shaken so that Venusians can ^begin visiting without causing panic, and they plan to start landings at selected cities in November. 9. That the visits 'will be stepped up, -as earth -people .become:• adjusted to the idea, through 1958 and 1959, and 30 ntju __ _ f __ ], Venusians with their advanced knowl- these other planets are flesh and blood like us, but they are far advanced in using their brainpower. Transmit Thoughts Thus, she said, they're abl e to transmit messages -- through an open-minded "instrument." She said she goes into a type of t rance . and "through wave impulses, the Venusians "use my body and vocal chords." She herself is oblivious of the process at the time. With her as a medium, Ewing, of Edgewater, Fla:, said, he con-, verses with the Venusians, recording the exchanges on tape. He said the Venusians'-have told him they have six such contacts on earth, three in the United States, and one each in France, England and Russia. / "I thought it was all a lot of bunk 1 at-first," he-.said. "I'm a practical guy,'and I'don't believe it .But.now I've, talked to them enough to know it." The ^annual Fiesta of Santa. Fe, N. M., is believed to be the'oldest community festival in America. The Fiesta was begun in 1712',by the! Spanish governor to \commen : orate the;re-conquest .of New Mexico from the' Indians in1692. : I / •-, J ..-•-.-_,;•-,_ Cleaning Sure to Satisfy bill IX i*-'" $*l.15 DRESSES I - "There's No Substitute For Experience. 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