The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on February 27, 1941 · Page 5
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 5

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THURSDAY, "FEBRUARY '27f 1341 BLYTHEVILLE, (ARK;)' COURIER NEWS -PAGE FIVE U. S. Navy Sprouts New Wings And Seeks To Train More Young Men To Wear Them By NKA Service WASHINGTON.—The Navy's new motto might be "Join the Navy and Learn lo Fly.". For thif, month the Navy Department is getting a big new recruiting drive under way to bring more of the 45,000 young men it estimates are eligible and available into the Naval Aviation Reserve. Less publicized than Army aviation training, the Navy's pilot program has as its goal 25,000 pilots, active and reserve, by* 1945. The Army expects to train 12,000 men a year, with this iooC-a-monlh .schedule reached next March, while the Navy hopes its program will be going great guns by .July, 1942, turning out 800 student pilots a month. Established in July, 1935, the Naval Aviation Cadet Corps' first flock cf fledgling pilots numbered only sixteen. Now the Navy has 13 Naval Reserve Aviation bases for preliminary teaching and three Naval Aviation bases for further training. IT'S NOT EASY TO GET IN Standards of eligibility are high, may have to be lowered. Men admitted must have had two years at college, be between 20 and 27 years old, unmarried and in perfect plvsl?al condition. After about a month's "t?st" flight training at Naval Reserve ' "\ ~ aviation bases, successful .students are sent to one of the principal naval flight training centers (Pensacola and Jacksonville, Fla'., and after April, Corpus Christi, Tex.). There the students >fly primary seaplanes and landplanes until they are thoroughly familiar .with every phase of emergency work, acrobatics, nh;ht flying, blind flying and extended flights. CADETS MUST COVER A. LOT OF GROUND Advanced work includes work in NEW -1941 WORK SAVERS (38$ ABOVE: It takes plenty ol '''-. :ivv,v" to fly one of these hugT flying I. u;ils, so (he Nuvy'.s stu- kht jrilcts pul in plenty oi »m smaller ours before a! of I in these, the largest .•pi of f'.ant: used by the Navy. LEFT: Good news for the Suva! AvhUi«n cartel in the ?ocki:fl. !?c's !•• c t i i n g Ute 'thumbs uj:" signal, which means the fledgling has exe- utcd the :: rest'ri bed maneuver ratisifactorilv. \ Proynun for the special service being held in observance of the World Day of Prayer at the First Christian Church Friday afternoon ;it 2:30 o'clock was announced today by Mrs. Edith McCool. pro,>um 'Chairman. All denominations arc invited to participate in this union service which will be a chain in a Sink of similar prayer services throughout the world. The services begin in the Fiji Islands and are concluded in nhska 3f> hours la tor. Program for the World Day of Prayer which is celebrated the First Friday in Lent of each year j this year prepared by tho World j Day of Prayer Committee of Shanghai. China. The theme is "Thy Kingdom Come.' 1 Following a silent meditation and aver by Mrs. Geoi'^e W. Barhnm, i \ irioius churches \vlll present, por- j vioas of the program on prayer, j M'-s. Elton W. Kirby will be leader the First Mt'thociist Church sect OP.; Mrs. S. A. Merrill of the \=sembly of God section; Mrs. U A. 1 Dunavau of the Nazarcnc «cction; Mrs. J. H. Smart Jr., of {he Baptist section at which time s t :e;:inl musk' \vlli be presented by Mis. Paul L. Tiuton; Mrs. F. L. Englcr of St. Stephen's Episcopal section; Mr.s. Jamr\s A. Overhoher ! of the First Presbyteiian Church .section. Prespmatiou of four sinvjinl fields of work supported by the World Day of Prayer offering will be explained by Mrs. George Disinger and Mrs. Ivcrscn Morris of the Lake Street Methodist Church and Mr.s. John Burnett and Mrs- J. C. Ellis of the Christian Church. Mrs. Runkerl Weieakamp is to be pianist for the program. Usher." will be Mrs. Ellis. Mrs. J. Cecil Lowe, Mrs. Russell Burham and Mr.s. Edwin Robinson. Read Courier News want Tropical Bermuda it; located only 765 miles from Nova Scotia, 1040 miles trrm Miami. For .Lighter, More Wholesome Cakes First choice of millions from const to coast. Other economicalSt. Joseph sizes—36 tablets, 20c—100 for 35c. St. Joseph scouting, observation patrol and fight ing v squadrbhs (in which stii,-- dents practice machinegtm firing. h'' H 7ort-al and dive bombing, torpedo dropping, catapult take-offs, a_i.al nug-n^iits, formations). In the Ground School, cadets become familiar with aircraft engines^ trouble-shooting on test stands, navigation, radio and procedure, gunnery, aerodynamics, meteorology. Pi actical seamanship, construc- ti-n. repair and other related sub-- jects. uadets are on an eisht-hour day. five-day week. That gives them plenty of time for rest and. recreation. • While undergoing training, they are paid $105 a month. If they successfully complete eight months' of flying courses appointment as an ensign (at approximately $245 a month) follows. For three years thereafter they serve—at the Navy's discretion—as naval aviator?. CORN, Pride of Illinois Golden PEACHES Libty's Sliced in Heavy Syrup TOMATOES Standard Hand Packed No.2 Can CHERRIES Red Pitted No. 2 Can for Pies PINEAPPLE JUICE Delmente Fancy .. ..No. 24 Canl6c Ea. 6c ..Ea. lOc . No, 2 Can 10k FLOUR, Shibiey's Best Plain or 21 lb. Sack -. . .(>8c Self Rising -18 lb. Sack. S1.H5 TOMATO JUICE Jack Spratt MILK, PET PEAS Green Giant Large Fresh and Tender CORN NIBLETS Fresh off Cob 46 Oz. Can 16c 3 Large or 6 Small 22c No. 303 Can 15c 12 Oz. Can lie COFFEE, Maxwell House, Rag or 1 !fc tin 25 'c APPLE BUTTER Pure SOAP P. and G. Giant White Bars :, GRAPEFRUIT JUICE Texas None Better SPAGHETTI or MACARONI 8 Oz. Boxes . Quart Jars 14c 7 Bars25c „ 46 Oz. Can 15c 2 Boxes 5c J. C. Forbis Gwen Two Years; Two Others En-, ier Pleas Of Guilty CAR-liTHERSVTLLE. Mo.. Feb. | 21.— J. C. Forbis. IJ). of Tyler, was , .sentenced to two years in prison ' Wcdnrsrifiy by Juclue L. n. .Sch'.ilt when Fcrbi.s entered a plv;?. of yuilty to stealing two car 1 ? -Saturday nU;ht near ihc State Line. The cars were part of a caravan rnroute .sbutli. nnd thf- caravan drivers had parked the cars at » tavern while they slept, leaving the isniiioti key in the "tow-car." Officers so id young Forbis had driven the two cars into Arkansas and around over Pemi-scot County before 1 he was apprehended late POTATOES U S. Ko. 1 Red Selected 10 Ib. bags BEANS BlythevHIe Cut None So Good No. 2 Can KIDNEY BEANS Joan of Arc 15 i Oz. Av. Can Fancy Red MATCHES Searchlight Large Boxes the Best 2 Cans I5c Ea. 7c 3 Boxes 9c Ireen's Pasteurized Irade A $filk—Best by Test SALMON Alaska Chum Tall Cans CABBAGE Texas Green New Crop ORANGES Texas Full of Juice Nice Size Ea. 13c Ea. Also -entering • j;leas of Wednesday were Louis Latr.kin and Ed*van! Stcvvc- LauikUi was sen- j ieueed to Mircc VCUTS for obiaintng nicney under false pretense, allegedly representing a "government' agent" in ihe collection of various sums for transportation of "free: mattresses", froin Jefferson City to rural residents c.f this county. Stowe w^-.s. givrn three years on charges of grand larceny in connection with the theft of a car from Adolph Hampton. CAKE SPE01ALS BLYTHKY1LLE T5AKKRY Apj?le Sauce Cake, 2 layer large square, each Raisin l^ecan Coffee CaKu ...each Date NuJ Bread each BEEF ROAST. Chuck Lb. 24 LARD Loose Pure Lb, 8c LARD 4 Lb, Carton 33c HAMS Picnic 4 to 6 Lb. Avg. Lb, 17c NECK BONES Lb. 5c BUTTER Best Creamery Lb. OLEO Tasty Brand Lb. BACON Sliced Lb. SAUSAGE Mixed Lb. LiVERPORK ..Lb, CHEESE, Kiafi American & Velveda, 2 It), box March of Progress Ignored ONTONAGON, Mich. OJ?)-Jim- rale Jackia has ignored many of the world's inventions during his 49 years, and apparently has no desire to widen his experience. He says lie's never ridden a U'ain or j seen :.i movie or owned yn ailtomo bile, but once o wee!; lie \\ulfc j miles to Outonagon. 104 S. Division Street Phone 184 GROCERY £? MARKET FHiluy. buturdny. Monday, Feb. 28, Mar. I. ;J m m. as wm*$ *.<.lt';-f?-.£> fr . && •* "virf* -•*f3T • ***:•;•••• • .*•••.' * • »• - , • -.,»,. RDS GIVE YOU All THESE IN A NEW ' REFRIGERATOR... aft on o* m . » •m food Carryin9 Charge ^^S YEAR'S LOWEST PRICE ON A WASHER PLUS ELECTRIC IRONER . . . Complete home laundry ... at a record- breaking low price! You'd pay up to $90 in most stores! You get a 1941 family size v/asher with famous Swidator washing action and Lovell adjustable wringer! All gleaming white! Plus an easy-to-use electric ircner that will save hours of work? Electric pump washer with ironer O'JUt)?* Use your credit! Buy on Wards TimePaymonl Plan! ONLY $5 MONTHLY Including Carrying Charge ^ G p^X'^H $ ®S&{ U>M.^ i s < ^^\tji S^s^-sf.^y ' #.*a - 1 . < Chorgc • NEVER BEFORE SO MUCH ELECTRIC RANGE FOR ONLY Lowest price in town! Yet you get a big automatic 2-unit oven . . . readies 400° in 6]A minutes! Chromalox Heat-Flo top units : . . v;ith 7 different speeds 1 Deep-well cooker! Storage space! Why pay $100? Come to Wards Now and save t 45 Down f Special low Tsrm* 40G W. Main

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