The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on August 28, 1947 · Page 12
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 12

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PAGE TWELVE (ARK.) THURSDAY;-AUGUST 28. : 1347- Maternity Ward Closed After Eight Infants Die N:- Y.. Aug. 58. (UP) — maternity ward nt Denconcss wfis closed today pending 'ah Investigation into the deaths of «lgt>t infants ns the result of an outbreak of infant dinnhea. Deputy Health Commissioner Dr. Anthony J. Mnnzella said the deaths had occurred at the hospital within the- past two weeks. Fom- or the babies were born prematurely, he .said. iMaiirella said the deaths "possibly are attributable to diarrhea but we can't specifically name the cause unUl a complete investigation is mnde." >A total of 3B cases of the illness was reported among babies in the I Deaconess nursery and others recently discharged, authorities re- | ported. Seven babies still are under ] treatment for the disease and were I reported "progressing- favorably." Chess Champ Passengers Sailing From Britain Get Close Check SOUTHAMPTON, Eng., Allf. 28. (UP)—Passengers -sailing for New York Tuesday aboard the Queen Elizabeth underwent an unprecedented examination in the first big checkup of a TransAtlantic sailing under Britain's new currency restrictions. About six times the usual number of customs and immigration officials examined the passengers before they boarded the luxury liner. Policewomen were assigned to search women passengers, the first time such rigorous measures had been • invoked here. The.currency regulations invoked last night as a part of the austerity program limited outbound travelers Sam E. Wilson Jr., center, presents Isaac Kaslulan, loft, Ills personal check for $1,000 us first prixe in the U. S. Open Chess Chnmpinnship tournament nt Corpus' Clulsti, Tcxus. On the right Is Harry Graham president or Hie Corpus Christ! Chess club, holding the championship trophy which Kaslulan will alsr lake bach with him to New York. (NBA Tclepholo.) Pennsylvania Mines Sites as A-Bomb Plants POTT3V1LLE. PA.. Aug. 2ty (UP) —'Mining exports said yesterday that hundreds ol miles ol abandonee] antliricite mine tunnels in Penn.syl- to $23 in British money. Customs officials said money taken from the passengers would bo returned through banking channels. vania's live-county hard coal field,'* could be made available at small cost for lederal research laboratories and storage space in atomic i>omb devHuprmuil. Tiie experts said dozens of work- rd out mines would provide ample .silos for storage depots and assembly phmts if the government needed them for atomic research. The statements were made after it was reported the War Department is digging underground facilities in New-Mexico. The 'Arnii has dedined to comment on the reported. A'cw .Mexico subterranean excavations. Mining men said some, of the abandoned workings are now flooded, but could be emptied readily. They said (lie conversion i;osl of Die nnlhraclle mines would be comparatively lower than new excavations in the Southwest. Read Courier News Want Ads. IK § \:/T, i> © by EFizoLicih Sclfc/l, Diil/»butcd (^ NEA SERVICE, INC TI1H STOHY: Pop MrAit. lin*- »Hal tbl.-f of Sfhff, chnffM ttt Oic Innctlvltj- furred 'on him l»y n juir- tislly imrnt^zliiK: Htrukr. Hi- U-IU Dr. Mnlcnlin 4?lrint. lop oliMt-lrlml Wooiliynrtl, (he new • tuff doctor. Is due to nrrive Moon. Dr. Martin IMeiin, Malcolm'-* brother. In In love >vith SuMaii, MiiK-ohd'H office nume. Nnm-y In Mnlfulrn'N \\\tv. I I eft and Jerry nre hi* HIIIIN. \Vhi-u AndTirvr WouiUvitrd nrrlwi. Ml«» ]lu[>]t«Tt, hr.til nurxe. nh<i\v* him »round. ImpUt-n he muy be In Ifnr fur Dr. M?An*M Joh. Woodivunl IN Jtalon- of Ur. Mnlcolm Clnin'm luxurtuuM office, H. wiiiilil nlxo IJke in Inke I>r. Clrmi'n niirNe »w«y from him hut rt-nllxrn Ihnt III Impossible. lit* ml^ht, hotvtivcr, woo Sunnu UN a ^vomun. ... * * * ll>&&4 • -- . x • ;..- the middle of the afternoon Dr. Woodward was asked to i come to Dr. Glenn's office—if he • were not busy. Dr. Glenn had a ! case he thought Dr. Woodward i would find interesting. Andrew I immediately went down to sil bc: side the handsome walnut-desk : and listen to Dr. Glenn interview • the women who cnme to sit in the ! patients' chair. i Occasionally Dr. Glenn would : send the patient to the inner room; ; after a few mimiles, the two doc• tors would follow, her and make I an examination. Malcolm was cor- i dial to Andrew, explaining situa- ; tions in their intervals of privacy, ; going thoroughly into histories • and side issues, anxious that the i new man become familiar with the ! Hospital policy of dealing with its ' patients. : As the final patient took her departure, he turned, smiling slightly. "Now," he said briskly, "let 1 , get up to the operating room." : Andrew Woodward stood at Mie : side of the operating room and ; watched Dr. Glenn examine 1 case before a class of Senior Mcd| ics. lie looked about at the intent '. faces of the students, noting their tense arms, their unblinking : eyes. They watched Malcolm •• work as U they looked on at a god ibont to perform a miracle. Dr. Woodward felt in his own icart that the miracle would be 'orlhcoming. This was a surgeon here at work, a man who was ^ood, who needed no conceit, no bragging advertisement of his skill. Andrew Woodward had a nerve to think he could compote with such a man. As be must compete, if he meant to become Chief of Staff of Caroline Lehr. In this moment, standing against the gleaming wall of the operating room, the patient snoring comfortably under the anaesthesia, the baby wailing thinly in Dr. Glenn's hands, Andrew knew that be wanted to be Chief more than he mil ever wanted anything in his life. No—what be really wanted was Glenn not to be Chief. • * * TJACK in his own office. Andrew •checked the day's ubrk with Miss Dyson. The nurse asked him liow he liked working with Dr. Malcolm. "An exceptionally fine surgeon," said Andrew quickly, heartily. "Yes, he is!" Miss Dyson echoed. "And such a fine mau r loo. 1 mean, he's h u in a n — lots of doctors aren't." "Do you mean he has bis weak spots?" "Oh, no!" cried the big, homely woman, her face flushed. "I didn't mean that. 1 meant he always lias time to be interested in people." Andrew took up the house phone to check over his wards before lie went home As he i-.iikccl. ns he waited, be was thinking, if Glenn's human, he docs have weak spots. We all do. If he's a mai as well as a surgeon. I can fiiw these spots and work throng! them. If I am very Rood, he'll no be Chief, and I will be. If I'm onlj pretty good, he'll still not be Chief I wonder what kind of man Glcm is. I'd have to see him out of the lospital to find out—nee him In lis home, with his family. Those ttraciive people framed iu silver ipon his desk. Kven a dr>g. was \ere. Yes, a man was human who ;ept a framed picture of his dog ipon his cle.sk. FTIS shining head bare, Andrew Woodward strode away from he Hospital toward the lights ol ho town and the East Campus. Vt the far end of the bridge across he river that divided the enm- )ii= ho caught up with a woman n a tweed sport coat. A wcll-lai- oied sport coat. Below it pretty, lim legs and trim, narrow walk- nt' pumps. A glint of pale gold tair beneath the forward-tilled am. The woman glanced at him, i rut Andrew bowed. "Mis. Glenn, is it not?" he asked, charming hesitation in his voice. !Vho slender woman smiled. She lad lovely, starry gray eyes. "Why, »'cs," she agreed—and wailed. "I am Andrew Woodward. I recognized you from the picture on your husband's desk." "Oh. Then you must be the new taff doctor." "I must be," Andrew agreed, falliiu; into step beside her. "I was out for exercise and air—nnd to Bel a good look at this beautiful campus." "It is beautiful." she said. "A 'inc. natural setting of hills and river, a happy combination oE old buildings and new. Do you think you will like it here, Dr. Woodward?" "I'm sure of it—now," he said, his voice dropping, his very blue eyes never leaving her face. Nancy's gloved hand went to the edge of her coat. Her lips parted, and her eyes shone. "I've nol had such obvious nailery in many years, Doctor," she said gaily. lie chuckled. "Obviously admiration lias always been your lol." be twisted her words. "Would that building be the Student Union? Could one buy a drink?" She laughod. "A very mild ctrink. Chocolate mailed, or a confection called a Ituppa Special." "Chocolate malted sounds exciting enough in the right company," Dr. Woodward replied. 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