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Page Two Nazis Fighting Desperately Against Reds (llv L'nlfi-il rrr-ss) Adolf Hitler has ordered Is'av.l troops' defending Germany'.-! eastern frontiers to "fight to the la.it soldier." X',v/.l prisoners report TlltlorV re- coat order of the day ronveycd this warning: "Gornvmy In Immediately behind your back. IT you ro- t'rcnt, you only open tho door of your own home to tho enemy," A nusMian correspondent nays i German prisoner* acknowledged i that the fate ot the third Reich Is being decider! on the west tank ot the Vistula. Prisoners of one division said they h-ul covered thu route from Germany to the Via- As We WERE SAYING.. With coin" practically out of clr- ciihitliui In rtinnc. ]t»lliiii» ;iro now iisliiK poHtiiKc .stumps for change. 17 biilion cubic fpet oT timber wore tfikon out of our forests in 19-13, or SO per cent more than the total growth. A holt of lightning is cstlmutwl to contain between 10 iiiul 15 million volts of electricity. This compares to 111) volts in the nvvruKv home. If you generally keep a vet sponge handy for moistening stamps and sealing envelopes, try glycerine instead of water. It evaporates very slowly If at nil, and one squeeze on the sponge will keep your fingers moist for u long time. Tnilu.V's nnecilote: Orson Wi'lli's ont« Iti'ctnreil in :i .small inKUIle- wcstern town before an luHllenco xpursfl almost to Invisibility, lit- nprnnil his remark* with :i brief sketch of his career: "I'm n director nl pln.VM, a producer of (ilays. I'm an iictor of th( stligi' unit motion pictures. I'm a writer and producer of motion pictures. I write, direct lind act nil the radio. I'm it magician and pnlnter. I've pnhli.-hed Ixmkn, I play the violin li'Ul piano." At this point lie (mused mill surveyed his audience: "Isn't It it pity," he said, "there's so many of me nml so fi.-w "t yon'.'" "2,000 hu.ilnosso.i started In tho two ynnrs following Pearl Harbor. .1.078,000 stopped. Ninitfutiicli National dm-Mi't urgn anyone- tu harrow nl Its fer.soiml l.iiiin ni'imrtmi-m wlm ilovHii't nenl to borrow. Hut II i* mi e.stiiMl.xlivd (net that inutiy people tvho need iimne.v. ;iiul to whom i< loan would lie a wise iiiul sound financial trails- lU'H'in, ii«ver vi.slt the hank for :> Iniin. Why'.' .For vai-icuis reasons. llccini.se tlx'y never have before, lleciiiisi- they fi:ar a loan U|i|illciitlr>n may (irnve emliar- ni»slnK. Hci'.nu.si- they don't IIlu- ll) iiclnilt they need to borrow. Tn tho«- ppople, let ns say thnt lnan» lire »»<lnc ninili- every day to nil kinds of people, for till Itlnils of rMisnn.s, (hat loan interviews are eonfUlential anil pi-lvate; anil that It Is as normal mid reasonable to IIOITOW ivln-n nece.ssury as to liny fond ut the corner store, lli-memlier, .von pay hut .SI! per year per $1110 liorrowed anil iiavi- a full year in which In repay the loan in small, ennveiiiellt month'.,' in- Ktullinwit.s. ...» j; Th<-y n,-p making eoil springs of .Vyloii. Com |Xi i'i'(! tn si eel, they .ir'f not us strong, hut they will not break from "t'uUgue," (me! last Indefinitely. One U. S. oil refinery almie— Sinclair—produces eacli day enough 100-Octatle ga.sullne to fly 1,1)01) fiMir-eiiirined homliers on » lionilitaii; iiiissluti. Which. «-ltli other Amerli-aii (iriiiUiuliiK coinpmiles, plus Canada's, plus Ill-Haiti's, plus .Hnssla's, would seem .sufficient to .supply that nxtru "margin of safety" nec- essiir.v to keep Allied planes In the n!r. f.y wnr's end. morn than 11 million m^n will hnvo acquired valiinblc training, and hnlf the number special Thcluslrlal skills. An e.vpcrljnenTal train telephone insliillHtlnn Is now imdi'r t"'st In n hrnneh of the I'enn.iylvanla KnllriUid. Gospel Advocate ex pin Ins the origin of the term ".spln.ttor." ".In olden days women were prohibited from mix-rylnu' until they spun a full snt of bed fur- ninhlnjfii. Thus, until mnrrlajte, thcv spent, much time nt the wpinnlnjr wheel, and wero therefore "apinstcrs." Mrtnv tvluc words are spoken In j r «t_lhiit they ciui't compare With the foolish ones spoken in earnest. THE NAUGATUCK NATIONAL BANK Member of Federal Dopo»lt Insuranco Corporution tula iti 2-1 hours' and immediately were thrown into battle. Tho Nay.is also are taking other despetttte measures to defend the Reich. The Russians say more than 10 additional divisions—from IfiO.OOO to £10,000 men—have moved up from central CVrmany and occupied countries to the eastern front. The Germans already are counter-attacking with increasing ferocity along the border of East Prussia, and on the approaches to Krakow—key to the southern invasion to Berlin. A German D-N-E dispatch says the Na/.is have recaptured the Lithuanian town of Vilkaviskis, n miles from tho East Prussian frontier. N.-iv.i counter-attacks apparently have slowed down .and even halted some drives of the Russian offensive towards Germany. However, .Russian reports say tbe Soviets are holding ilrm and simultaneously regrouping their forces for a new push forward. Turning to tho diplomatic front: The Polish exile government's niission lett Moscow hy plane today for conferences in London. Premier Mikoltijc/ylc told newsmen he would resume negotiations with the- Rtissian-recogni'/.ed Polish committee of national liberation in an attempt to set up a coalition government for Poland. Before taking off ,the premier received new assurances from Marshal Stalin that he desires a strong Independent and democratic Poland. Burns' Condition Still "Veryjr'oor" . 'st, Mary's hospital authorities said this morning that the condition of Huph Burns, Pleasant avenue, was still "very poor." Mr. Burns, inspector for the state labor department is a. surgical patient at the hospital. BACK IX TJ, S. Los Angeles, Aug. 10—(UP;—The oldest plane in the service of th<! Far Eastern, Air Force is back in the states with Its battle-tried cn.-w. Gunless and scarred, "Old .Missy" arrived at a Los Angeles airport after two years ot' carrying wounded lighters away from the battlefront. Funerals | Funeral Of Mrs. Mary Triano The funeral of -Mrs. Jtnry G. Triano. fi5, of 567 South Main street, who died Tuesday in the Waterbury hospital, wns held this morn- inj,' at S:30 o'clock from the residence to St. Francis church where a solemn hiuh Mass of requiem was celebrated at. 9 a. m. by Rev, Albert Taylor. Rev. John Dial of Waterbury' served as deacon and Rev. Robert Cha^non. also of Wa- Curbury, wan stib-cleacon, Mrs. Albertine O'Donnel'. who pi-usidetl ut the organ played "The Funeral March" at tho procession- IM. "fie Jesu" at the offertory and "The Burial Hymn" at the recessional. Bearers were Paul Rosa. Ts'icho- I;IH Spclaolu, Michael Trufic.'inti. Gertild Rosa, Anthony '"anprodi iincl Joseph Spaclola. -Bnrial WIIK in St. James' cemetery with Father Taylor reaclinp; the prayers. l.v ... Ill \Vntcrbur}-. PIERPONT'S A im*r(«Min Cit'iii Nocfctjr J.'l> llA.Mv NTHKKT CA'Kn OF THANKS \Ve wish to express our sincere •thiir.Us to our neighbors and frlenils for tht-ir acts of kindness, expressions of sympathy and t'lor- !il tributes received during our recent, bereavement. ^V"o (.•.ipucially thank NauKatuck Post, N'o. 17, American Lcpion and auxiliary, Local -15, U. R. W. of A., friends (it the cfii*ton plnnt. U. S. Rubbei 1 Co', and the New York motorcycle police department. JOHN OSTROSKT AND SON', JOHN, Buckmiller Funeral Home 22 PARK PLACE Telephone 4334 German Prisoners In Cal. Started Sitdown Strike Stockton, Cal., Aug. 10—CUP)— Fivn hundred of 3.SOO German prisoners of war at the Stockton Army Ordnance depot started a sltdown strike today after being ordered to work nine hours a day. The prisoners', who work nl nonessential jobs at 1 the depot and at Lathrop and nearby Tracy, Cal,, proviniisly worked an eight hour day. Terms ot the Geneva convention provide thnt prisoners ot war may be worked;a maximum of 12 '"-••rs per day. , ne SOCTmcn sat down inside the enclosure at the depot this morning and refused to work. . They were put on reduced rations, ' .'.;'. Yanks Reported 40 Miles From Paris (Continued from Page 1) dcr. Meanwhile, in Normany, the British advta.ivccd another two miles along the highway that runs from" Caen to Paris. British units closed in on Viniont. seven miles from Caen and 112 miles from tho French capital. 'Other British units southwest of Cncii continued to gain toward a junction with the Canadians who are tightening their pressure or. Fn.li.usc, But in the Falaisc sector It-self tile Germans are offering increased resistance after recovering from the first blows dealt out by the Canadians. United Press War Correspondent Richard Mc- Milla 1 :'. says enemy reinforcements are being rushed to tho area, th,e last hinge that blocks Mic .shortest road to Pari's. Tho United Press war correspondent says tho Xazis hare su-c cecclcd in bringing up their famous SS millimeter anti Umk guns and other heavy equipment some five miles northwest of Fa.la.ise. | But he- quotes u staff officer as saying that the encrap's new defenses could not compare with the two fortified lines which have b'j.cn smashed by the Canadian First arr.iy. In only one sector today can tile Germans show a gain. They've recaptured MorUiin. at the southern end of the corridor that separates Normandy from Brittany. It's the fourth time that the town has changed hands in tho past three (lays. As for the day's air war— American, bombers are reported, over southwestern' Germany and Romania today, in another two wny smash from Britain and Italy. Hundreds of Allied planes went streaking toward the continent today in the llth straight day of the campaign .ipainst supply sources inside Germany, and tho transport linos and troop concentrations in Franco. For their part, tho Germans are disclosed to have been filling their robot bombs with snijil! inccn- diurles which scatter as they crajsli to eai-th, Tho flying torpedoes came down on. London today after giving the British capital its longest breather since the assault began more than two months ago. The barrage of robots ondcd a 2-1-hour lull in the attacks. A number af persons suffered injuries an-d some damage v.-ns caused. BOROUGH DA ILY DIARY AUGUST t 6 U 20 J7 M 7 14 21 ZS i 1 8 IS 29' w 2 9 16 JO 1944 t i 10 17 31 r 4 11 it. • ft S o Coming Events | o o .TONIGHT A four-motor American homhor has about -1,100 feet of metal tubing for its gas, oii, air and hydraulic systems. Mooting of CniHiulcr Post Auxiliary ut 8 p. in. in Post rooms. . Xnfcituc Trilio, J. O. R. M. »>i.i;f,s at: 8 p. m., ill PvtlliiUl hall.. O ' O | Weather Report | O— -. O Massachusetts. Rhode Island and Connecticut—Fair wsa.lhcr through tomorrow. Not so cool tonight, hot tomorrow with al'toman- teinpcra- tures in the nineties. Bastprt to Block Island — No small craft or storm warnings. Japanese Pocket On Guam Will Be Liquidated Soon (By United Pros*) The virtual conquest of Guam has brought our southern'Marianas campaign to a triumphant close. American troops are now strongly entrenched within Japan's . inner defense rii-.g. Although one small Japanese pocket remains in the island's northeastern sector—it is certain to be liquidated soon. The Japs are surrounded on ail sides— and their escape routes by sea have been cut by United States warships. In tho southwest Pacific—(the Yanks have drawn another ring o:' encirclement around trapped Japanese remnants in New Guinea. All organized resistance by survivor of the Jap iSlh army h:is been crushed. Major General William Gil!— the American commander—told '-ho United Press thnt only mopping up operations remained to bo done. He said the enemy had been cut off from supplies and reinforcements. Cong. Talbot Is Again Nominated (Continued from Page I) Three Couples File Wedding Intentions Victor Adamski, -10 Lines Hill road, and Mary Rose Zapruka, C3 Prospect street, Union City. Tiled wedding intentions at the office of Town Clerk Raymond J. St. John. The wedding is set Cor August 26. Also filing intentions were Vincent J. Tarnowicx. nviatior. cadet in the U .S. Army, r.ntl Joan Matcheit of Gorman street, and Edward Leahy of Hartford and Genevievc A. Fitzgerald of Park avenue. Beacon Falls Employe Slightly Hurt Waterbury hospital admitted Lena. Polosi', of 151 Beech street, VV'fitcrbury, fo." .trantmcnt of her hand this afternoon. Miss Pelosi, an instructor at the Beacon FalLs branch of the U. S, Rubber Co.. caught her .hand in a conveyor belt. Hospital authorities said the injury was slight but Miss Polosi was kept for observation 1 . The injury consisted of a bruise. They say that unless the candl date bows to the pressure and does us they say, ho Is a marked man and is going to be purged. "I've tried to do business with everyone in my district, and on the up and up. I've tried to do it with Individuals, not with pressure groups. "I .think the issue is whether you elect a congressman, cithei me or another, who will use his own Rood judgment, as God has given it to him to use, and who will try to represent fully all the people of his district, or whether you will elect one -who will submit to the demands of a few persons in a bock room .who command pressure groups and say 'you've got to do as we say.' "The issue is whether our government will continue to exist as it has in the- past or be dictated by- pressure groups." "There arc now three and one- half million people on the federal payroll," he said, adding that they arc not going to vote to give up their jobs, but that if the New Dual continues, they will have, to be retained to administer rationing fras, tires, etc. This rationing, ho said, will continue after the war in order to give- these employes jobs. "Propaganda is now being circulated," he said, "to educate the public to accept continuation of rationing. "I think it is my job to bring the people the real issue that we are fighting for. We arc fighting overseas ag.lihst the totalitarian form of government. let each one of us constitute a committee of one to bring to his neighbors the rea! issue; whether after we dc- 'nat the totalitarian form of government overseas, we continue it here." Atty. Tones' nominating speech was as follows; "Mr. Chairman, Delegates to the ith Congressional Convention and honored guests: "I deem it a privilege and honor to address you today and especially upon so important a subject as the selection of the next Congressman to represent the 5th Congrcs- sioiui! District in Washington. Ou:- District has been "capably represented in Congress for many years. Most of us remember Jim G-lynn of Winsled and later Ned Coss of Waterbury. The vote in Ulc District has always boon close as is attested by the number of times we have been represented by a Democrat, and it therefore behooves us to be careful to select :\ strong candidate, I have had the privilege of knowing Joe 7"al- bot of r^'augatuck since his school days and have followed his career with a great deal of pleasure and pride. He attended the Naugatuck ' schools and worked in our rubber ! shops and wont through Dart- j mouth college and Ya'.e Law j school. Admitted to the practice | of law In 3025. he associated himself with Clayton Klein in Naugatuck and Watcrbury and after a few years, opened an office for himsc'.f in Naugatuek and very quickly established an envitiblc reputation because of his ability and personality. Deciding to enter into politics, he accepted the position of prosecuting attorney of the borough court ot Naugatuck in 192S and later became judge of that court in 1D3D. Recognizing his ability and capacity to mahc and keep friends, the Republican party called upon him in 1!>3S to accept tho nomination for treasurer of the State of Connecticut to which ofl'.cc he was elected and which position ho held for two years, at which time he tentatively decided to retire from politics and accept- Lincoln Too Late To Classify XOTICB ASMKS for thf lakini;. from hard anci ^ol't. coai. Apply 74 CorroK street.. Tel. 396-1. WANTKD—would like to thir.f;s to help make up my Auction, Lnbor Day. such as Old Glass, Dishes, Chairs, Small tables. Old Vaxos or any old things, especially sma'.l items. Fred Church, Naugntucls, tele- phor.c -16-1S. _ 61W MAIN ST. Arrived 200 of these large avy gauge cold pack cannerv Usual $3.95 Value. Sale Price while they last. THURSDAY, AUGUST 10,1944 c«t the position ot compensation commissioner for the Oth Congressional District where he served until January, 1£M2, when he again accepted the call of his party to return to active participation in its affairs. He was nominated for Congress to nil the vacancy caused by Lrto resignation of Hon. J. Joseph Smith, and was elected by u. large mnjority and rc-clcctcd in November, 1912. Ir. Congress he has been prominent in directing the course of. nqtion of the .Republican party Judiciary committee.' He is a student ot legislation .always bearing the interest of his District :n mi.Vd. yet never losing sight of the broader aspects of his duty to the. United States as well as his own District. Ho is the dean of the Connecticut delegation and is recognized by his fellow members as such, • His voles on all questions have been sound, and his decisions all arrived at after careful study of the legislation and its effects, both on the people in his District and on the country 'as a whole. His time has always been at t.he call of h'is constituents and he spends many hours and days' promoting their individual interests. I could tell you much more about Joe.' I have occupied an office adjoining his for many years and h.ivc watched his growth, his increasing ability and his complete understanding of problems arising. To tell 'you more than I have is not necessary and J am sure you arc all acquainted .with him. " It gives me great pleasure to place before you as the candidate of the Republican Party from the 5th Congressional District to Congress for the ensuing term, Joseph E. Talbot of Naugatuck. Russell Patterson of Torrington called the convention to order. Robert Wall of Torrington was elected chairman and Milton Meyer of Watcrbury was elected clerk. Arthur E. Tanner of Woodbury Harry Morse of Litchficld and William Bradley of Beacon Falls seconded the nomination. The clerk was instructed to cast one vote for the unanimous nomination of Cong. Talbot, Col. Roy 'E. Rice of Woodbury,- Cong. Tnlbol's opponent r " r Ulc nomination in the special election two and one-half years ago, at the request of Cong. Talbot told of his experiences in the Army Air Corps, which hrul tnken him around the world twice. Mrs George Benedict of Win- stcd, mother of George Benedict, former Republican leader of the district who is Hulling for duty in the Pacific, spoke briefly. Othorn: who pledged support in their towns for Cong. Tulbofs reelection were: Republican Town Chairman Vcr- non Hall of Wuierbury, Chaunccy Hutching* of Harwinton, Mrs. William Moore of. Wo-shinglon. Charles Harper • of Middlebury, Mrs. Walter Howe of Litchficld, Russell Patterson of Torrington, Dr. William Spain of Lilchfield, Mrs Surah Sims of the Watcrbui'y Colored Republican club, Robert Mitchell of Soulhbury, Henry Smith of Derby, Arthur B. Tanner, of Woodbury and William EradK-y of Beacon Falls. r *++**+*** Temperature Report Autumn is being rushed this year. Red Hermans said in an exclusive interview this morning to The News. "What we've been having lately," the redhead said, "is weather we should' be getting in the middle of September. As * matter of fact, world series weather is comparable to this." Red, in- cidently ,was wearing winter longios. and occasionally a moth or two would fly out from under the Redhead's collar. The temperature at -5:-;f> a. m. was 38, for the coolest point this morning. Midnight G6 3 a. m SO G a. m • I 5 g - 5 n a. m SO Xoon ^ • i p. m. •_ • • - $ r> •Alaska -has. more unreserved public domair.i than all of the -:S states '' Roosevelt s Dog Had Poor Trip To Hawaii Honolulu, Aug. 30—(UP)—Tt vn,. .1 dog-Koned poor-trip u> Hawaii for Tula—the president's faitionj Scotlie. T.h~e cruiser which carried the presidential party had DO soon« pulled away from the dock than ^ group of sailors shanghaied F a ] a And they started clipping ftii luxurious black hair for souvenir, When Fala finally got away from them he looked as thou^ii )-,,, had gone to sleep in the barbie chair. ' Then, to make matters ivorae when the ship sailed into Pcsj-j Harbor, Fsila couldn't go ashore apd see the sights. A local law re- qujrc.s dogs to be quarantined for Hevoral month* before they can go on the island. THE EASY WAY to make delicious 3Um!T)crt:mc fresh fruit pica is to just add water to Flako, roll arid bake. Assures light, flaky crusts every lime because iris arc CORN WUFFiN MIX For 1:£^' nnd lenccr corn r.uffins, uiC FlaJ*-orrj. MEATS - FISH -GROCERIES - FRUITS AND VEGETABLES WEEK-END FOOD SALE! • • • SPECIALS IN OUR MEAT DEPARTMENT • • • FRESH DRESSED CHICKENS 4 Ib AVJT. for Roasting 2Ji II) A vs.. for Broilinif Ib FRESH GRADE "A" FOWL ALL SIZES Ib LONG ISLAND DUCKS Grade "A" BACON Lean FRESH SHOULDERS SMOKED SHOULDERS <" FRESH SLICED PORK LIVER FRESH [FANCY FRESH FRUITS AND VEGETABLES AT SAVINGS | NATIVE SWEET CORN doz 39c FANCY LARGE LARGE BARTLETT PEARS PLUMS 5 - 25c NATIVE RUD WLI1A.M £k A f\n APPLES 2 «t>s 19 C PEPPERS 2n» 19 C Red Ripe NATIVE TOMATOES Ib 5c Stock Your Pantry Shelves With These Grocery Dept Specials CAMPBELL'S 14-02 TOMATO JUICE -„ MOTT'S CITRUS 2 Ib Af**ii MARMALADE ** 25 C 3 r. 27c 31c Ib jar '.'. K al .4 *\ ^ 19C SEALECT EVAP. MILK FULTON HOUSE COFFEE OCTAGON A Soap POWDER 6 Miracle of the. Washday *_.a-AA WATER : CHEF BOVARDEE Meatless Mushroom Sauce. CLAPP'S STRAINED _ ^ BABY FOODS *r 8 C CLAPP'S CHOPPED JUNIOR FQODS . j»r DEL MONTE Ib COFFEE *r CLEANS CLOGGED DRAINS Reg. IDc CLUMITE can SMITH'S DRIED GREEN Ib SPLIT PEAS P» V CLEANS .WINDOWS Quickly 6 oz ^ «v \yijSDEx, A ;,: ..:.. b,, J3c WILBERT'S NO-RUB pt. Afc-qt mmmm c FLOOR WAX 'u 35 bu 57 C 2 Ib Glcnr.s a Million Things OAKITE Free Running-Plnin-Iodi/ed A Sterling SALT . . . & JUNKET A Rennet POWDER O JONKET Freezing MIX . . FRISBIES larKC APPLE PIE s.« HI?¥V*y k* Rcc w3c 57 SAUCE bit HEINZ CREAM OF A Rcff. lie Tomato SOUP . O c.m s BURNS FANCY No •> DICSD BEETS ii«n IQc 25c 10c BUYYOURCANNING SUPPLIES NOW! HANTS: IN STOCK: •Boll Bros. CANNING JARS • JAR RUBBER RINGS •PAROWAX »CERTO • SPICES • SUGAR •VINEGAR -JAR TOPS

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