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February 27, 1964

Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California · Page 8

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3 - Thurs., Feb. 27, 1964 Redlands Daily Facts Would support Sen. Smith Betfe Davis may run for some public office By VERNON SCOTT UPI Hollywood Correspondent HOLLYWOOD (UPI) — Bettc Davis, all excited about Sen. Margaret Chase Smith's presidential candidacy, says slie is interested in running for public office herself. "If I had a great deal of money I'd go into pontics—I might anyhow," the two-time Oscar winner said. "Every politician is an actor, and maybe some day I'll turn the tables, I feel I could contribute in politics. Of course, f have a lot to learn, but I've had a lot of exposure to politics." Miss Davis, an outspoken Democrat, was once a resident of Maine and said, "I'd loved to have run for the Senate against Mrs. Smith. But now that she is a possible presidential candidate I just might [vote Republican if she is nom- ;inate:I. 'Personally. I think she j would make the best Kcnubli- jcan candidate, and she'd certainly make it the rm^l excit- 1 ins election in history." j Bctte lighted a cigarette and •soon w:is surrounded by a | cloud ul smoke. She peereri through it intently and added. | "Sonic day there will be a •woman president of this cjun- try. j "One thins in my favor if 1 'entered politics is the fart that I 'm known," she said. "Hut I I would have to destroy my at- Ititudc and reputation as an ac- itress to convince the voters I jam serious. I have tremendous 'interest in government and strong beliefs. I ".Mrs. Smith's decision to run imay influence many other women to enter the political arena. And. if they're qualified. I think they should. "More than anything else the emotional qualities of women hold them back. And that's as it should be. The majority of females arc emotionally unsuit- cd for politics—or business, for that matter—but there are others who can do the job as well or better than men." .Miss Davis, who has completed four movies during the !>a*l year and a half of a rejuvenated career, obviously belie\ cs that she is one of the women who would make an e.\- eilent politican. "You can compete in that .'ield without losing your femininity." she said. "Mrs. Smith is feminine, and so was Mrs. Rooseveit." Eettc. relaxing in an oversized ciiair in the den of her .'iel-Air home, chuckled at the j Lizzie has been I an active girl | BIRMINGHAM. England jiUPI)—Lizzie Brookes. 91, has been awarded $392 for being the "longest regular customer" of the Giant Ansells Brewery company. 1 A brewery statistician calculated lhat she had downed 53,290 pints of beer in her local pub in 73 years. thought of running for office. The more she talked about it the more enthusiasm she gathered. ".Naturally, women have a sharper intuitive sense." she said. "But that can be a disadvantage as well as an advantage. A female has to keep herself in check in that department. And I'm sure women are as efticicnt as males. I know £ am." Sex appeal. Miss Davis be- lives. plays no part in winning public office. "Once you make it clear you're running as a competitor and not exercising any female prerogatives, they get the message very quickly." she said. "If a woman forgets her sex in a situation like that, the men will, too." Openings in adult classes at Yucaipa There are still openings in a number of second semester clashes in the adult education pro- igram at Yucaipa high school, according to coordinator Don ' Kelly. Among those listed are photography, radio and electricity, algebra, modern science concepts, investment and securities "analysis, second semester Ger;man. beginning and second semester Spanish. There are also openings in , sewing and dressmaking, typing (beginning, intermediate, advanced), U. S. history, civics, and a special class in "Latin American Conflicts." The Latin American class consists of a series of lectures by 'Paul F. Allen of Redlands, chairman of the history department at Valley college. , j These lectures arc given onj Monday nights and there will be: one tonight from 7 to 9 p.m. ; in Rm. -43. j Further information on the, Yucaipa adult education program and fees may be obtained by calling 737-0106, ext. 20. Story of vanishing redwoods being fold By PETER JL HAYES 1(93 per cent is in private hands) SAN FRANCISCO (UPI) —{would be gone by 19S0. "It took nature over 100 million I The author acknowledges that years to create the world's the major lumber companies most sublime forest. Within a)have taken important steps to few years the remnants of the conserve their timberlands virgin forest will be gone—de- through selective cutting and stroyed by man in a little more other "sustained yield" mea- than a century," sures. They are unlike some This warning cry is the themeUmallcr "cut and get out" oper- of "The Last Redwoods." aniators who left lands looking like eloquent blending of photographs and text by Philip Hyde and Francois Leydet. It is published by the San Francisco a battlefield. In addition, timber operators have cooperated with state officials by reserving prize redwood groves that are ear- headquartered Sierra Club, a!marked for ultimate acquisition! 23,000 - member conservation I by the state, group alarmed over the threat! Today, just S5.723 acres of an to California's famed coastal!original 1.5 million acres of redwood trees by the chain,redwoods have been set aside saws of the lumber industry; in state parks to "appeal to the and of freeway builders. ; higher emotions in mankind By 1909 it was estimated that Most of these have been con- California forests contained 102 served through the efforts of billion board feet of virgin red-!'he Save-The-Redwoods-League. woods: in 1920, 72 billion; jn indicated to preservation of the 1931, 57 billion: by 1953. 351 worlds tallest living thing, billion, including some second Breach of Trust growth. • But the author accuses the Gone By 1980 state of a breach of trust i n "...in 1960 the Forest Service allowing a freeway to tunnel predicted that at the current through Humboldt Redwoods rate of cutting, the bulk of State Park. And he warns that virgin redwood in private hands other virgin redwoods are des-. March of Dimes report SAN FRANCISCO (UPI)— The National Foundation 's March of Dimes received $23 million in contributions during 1963. according to foundation President Basil O'Connor. He told the Western Regional Conference of National Foundations Monday that the organization would concentrate its efforts in 1934 toward elimination of birth defects and arthritis. O'Connor said SI.5 million has been earmarked for 34 grants to study centers trying to determine the causes of birth defects, of which about one third are believed linked to genetic deficiencies. tined to fall to make room for freeways. Leydet declares that a permanent solution lies in the establishment of a redwoods national park. Secretary of Interior Stewart Udall has expressed interest in such a project and the National Park Serivce i s surveying the redwood region. 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