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Page Pour NAUGATUOK DAILY NEWS TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 5Tfje ZJatlp Published Every Evening (Except Sunday) by THE NAUQATUCK NEWS CORPORATION NAUOATUCK, CONNECTICUT Telephone* «Z8 nn.l Dopurtincnta Entered HH Hccond class matter at the post office in k, Conn, SUBSCRIPTION RATES Payable in Advance 1 month * .70 0 months J-1.50 3 month* J2.25 1 year DO YOU REMEMBER? From The Files Of The News "SIEGFRIED AINE" TO THE FJ,AG—"1 I>l«lR (linicu to the FliiR of tlio United .Slutos uf iind to the llcpiihllc for which it itandM. One tuition Indivisible, with Liberty mid Juillce for nil." PAPER IS IMPORTANT Kven tliougli Germany is soon dealt a knockout blow by the Allies, the shortage of paper will continue to exist for an indefinite period. Many thousands of servicemen will have to remain in Knrope long after Hitler surrenders. The need for waste paper that can be made into cardboard boxes in which to park the numerous . articles they .will require will make it necessary for all of us at home to continue saving our scrap paper. ..We still have to defeat Japan, where there is much fighting to be done. The men who will do that job will have to be kept well supplied with the things they need. Muormous quantities of paper will be .required in the manufacture of the cartons in which many of these supplies will be shipped, It can, therefore, be easily seen how important it is that we do our part in saving and bundling our newspapers and other kinds of paper and having the bundles ready for the collectors. Another waste paper drive will take place in Xmigatuck on September -5 and 20. It is because of the urgent need of that commodity that the press of our nation is making frequent appeals to (hi; public to keep on saving paper until such time as the shortage is no longer acute. S'\ don't forget to turn in your paper on each and every collection day. Don't bum this newspaper or throw it away. Save it mid every other paper you read so that it can be used in our nation's war ct'fort. ' 20 Years Ago James T. Collins, Lyman Lamphorc, John Phillips, nncl John Weaving- spent the day at Milfoi-d fishing In the Sound, Lnrgc catches were reported by the foursome. o—O—o Bertrand Skclly of Ward street, a state policeman, wii3 appointed to the office of state's attorney, Ernest A. Inglis, of Deep River. State Trooper Sljclly filled in (is an Investigator, o—O—o 30 Years Ago Michael Scanlon, John Broen, George Manor, antt Timothy Daly were delegates to the county convention of the Democratic party in New Haven, o—-O—o R. V, Pfirker, who owned a dry goods store on Maple avenue, announced his desire for retirement, He sold out his stock to M. Gottlieb of Ridpefleld. Around the Clock CANADA'S AIRFIELDS Cminila is now lieLciniiing the purcluisu .of l\vo chains of airi'U'lds Imilt by or in partnership with the L'nitod «tatfs, Shu will pay *7S,81.],5.JJ. for t.hum. That is good postwar pltmiiini;' for Canada, Sonic- of tliL'Se fields may nut be very useful, but others will turn out to ]ia\'c g'roat value. One of the chains went from The Pas, Man., through Churchill, Southampton _Islam!, Frobisher .Bay in Baffin Island and Fort Chimo, Qne, It AVUS intended fur fighter planes going on from Kort Chimo (.o (Ireenland and Ice- Jnnd. The weather made this route difficult, and the one through (loose Bay in the interior of Labrador turns out to have been the main route. Canada holds a f)!>-year lease on the Goose .Bay site, from Xew Found I and ,'ind Great' Britain, with the provision that it should be available to the 'R. A .F. and I'. S, Air Forces for the duration and after the war as the parlies might agree to lie necessary. Its eivil use after the war is left for future settlement. Canada is to buy, also, ihu flight strips ifjr the Alaska Highway, the IVIacken- xie-Athabasea air route find the tele- phoiie-telegraph-teh'type lino from Kcl- inonton to the Alaska border. Peaceful am! cooperative use ol' the facilities between the United States and Canada are to be expected. The main point of the purchase is that Canada wishes to liuve an independent and self-respecting position regarding airfields on her own land, within her own boundaries. Myr. Gubby Cowan of the si reel: Flats i'iyiires he inatl;e an error, we liear tell., in having Lis charges open up against the Polish American club sol't- li.-ill team last Friday. Gubby J'ear< that the Vulmile'ur 'firemen arc uow iiTraitl lo tangle with his toam at'Ler catching a glimpse of (heir power. Ouch Gurry Grant, however, scouted the Co\vun pow- C'l'Louse, and sniil the Vol.* h;.i\x> nntiiing to fear Mrs. Mary Kuse ot! Pond Hill returned iVum a .short vi.sit to Pruvi- donee, li. L The long summer weekend for the store clerks along the main stem is ever. Boy, did we envy them, all summer long 1 , especially around the Fourth of July An enjoyable picnic supper was held recently at the home of Mr. and Mrs. David Craig of Watertown in honor of Miss Margaret Craig, who recently joined the WAVES, She will report to Hunter college, in the Bronx, September 21. Those who attended the supper were: Mr. and Mrs, W. J. Holton, Mr, and Mrs. Charles Fellows, Mr. and Mrs. H, W. Holton, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Francis Smith, Barrie Smith, and Nancy Smith and Celia Holton of the borough; and Mr, and Mrs. William Craig, Mr. and Mrs. David'. Go wans and Jack Gowans of Cheshire; and Mr, and Mrs. David Craig and Mary Holbrook and Margaret Craig, all of Watertown. WALTER WINCHELL Coast-to- Coast Trade Marie Registered. Copyright, 194-I. Daily Mirrorl LINT FBOM. A ni-UK iSBKCE SUIT A MIDTOWN restaurant owne i monitoring S3.TO.OOO in ca-sh fo Roosevelt bettors, but claims h can't find any four-figure Dewey dough. .. "IT," explained a. Dcwoy man, "we were sure he'd win, w could get odds by buying utility stocks of' which there so many!", . .Allan Chase, author of the best seller, "F.ilange," which the Spanish no-goods, another book (a novel) due on the 23 «t via Random House. It is named: "Five Arrows." Five 'rows is the Falangc insignia.. . .If Don Taylor of "Winged Victory 1 elopes with PhyMis Avery. as suspected, they'll bo the 13th couple of that stage hit to wed... An unknown (not yet found) for the lead in Mike Todd's "Way Up in Central Park" (a Rom berg operetta) will become a star overnight, according .to the producer. . .That stunning blonde waitress in the Waldorf's Norse Grill (definitely screen test stuJT) is called: "The Boomber". . .Socialite Mi's. Cornelius Drcsselbuys (Tommy Man- villc's sister, Lorraine) is backer of the soon due musical, "Rhapsody". . .$150,000. i "YOUR MIND AND BODY" By ITEr-EN ESSAHY (Central Press Columnist) A New Tale By Fox? He Didn't Uncle Remus Stan-ing- Say Nothin', Didn't Br'er Fox Gromyko Say Nothn' At All , ;i momhei- <rt' the "U AY.KS. is ivjiM'tutl to ho st.'iti'viiL'il 'way down yonder in Nu\v Orleans in Louisiana Names <i(! Hi roc mnre local lads \viMii on (i X. Y. APU list, all ol: Ilium •\\-itli tlio .102 Division: PIV. Frunci* V. Cui'liii, SIHUM!, Co. •')<"'. 4U7th Ini:., Ar(.) 102. c-o Postrnaslcr ,N. Y Staff %t. Gijorge Sc'iiiller,';j].250:ir)l, Co, "F", 4UTlli Jiii 1 .. A.PO 302, c-o Postmaster, Xo\\- York. X. Y Corp. .'John II. Aslimore, MliOUSijy, Service Co., 407lli Infantry, A PO 3.02, c-o Pi)st:mas);or, Xe\v- \orlc, X', Y. From the serial nmnKcrs, it looks like the three !ads Vc-nt into the .service <-iln.ii!t the same time. By LOGAN CLKNDKNJ-NCi, M. I). I l;i[>piiiess .MY OLD friend, Dr. . Adrian Gibbs. has been spending a week mii fishing, and in moments \vith of rcla.Na.lion ir.g vocation from hc some of his philosophy. that absorb- expounded Alice Weaving of 17 Carroll street was admitted to St. Mary's hospital 2ate Saturday night for an appendectomy, Her condition is "good" authorities said Miss Irene Squires of Meadow street is at Waterbu-ry hospital, listed as a medical patient ; Young Frances Suchenski of 79 Spring street is also at the Bobbins street institute for surgical treatment. "I don't know whether it has ;i good five cent • cigar yet," he remarked the other evening, "but one thing this country needs is for the inhabitants to realize how •iuppy they ure. "1C you have any idea that they do realize it, ycju must know an entirely different kind and set of people than my patients; because that realisation has not pcrme- itccl to them, "Modern people are happy in the sense that they are not miserable, but they do not often enough face the acute and clear realization of - their • happiness. They do not pause and lei their happiness surge over them. Every Day Thine* "In the first place, they take too many things for granted. And, in the socoml place, they lot loo many details harrass them. "The every day sources o£ hap- nincss we take for granted make up a pitiful waste. Here the poet, the man of art, the temperamental one, has the advantage of us. I saw a musiciiir. ot my acquaintance the other day standing stock still in the street looicir.fr at t! advertising display on a hillbo'arc All he could say when I braced hin was— 'Isn't that perfectly beaut fnl?' — over and over again. AIT it was, when you slopped to lool at. it. though i had passed it twic a day with no more thought thai — 'Oh! Just another sign!' \V take Tor granted all the geniu and beauty that the advertisers spread before us daily. ".A. citi/.eii of Princeton told me that when Einslcin came there to live, he used to walk every day WASHINGTON—"And Br'cr Fox he set there. En hu didn't say nothin'. He didn't say nothin'—at- all. Uncle Remus, he tried to keep thing's cz pleasant as possible without causing too much trouble and tclliiV what ho kr.owed. "But Br'cr Fox, he just set there. En ho didn't say nothin'. Xow en then he blinked a little. En,once he looked through his glasses'. But he didn't say nothin' at-iill." I take you in my story, children, i medieval castle. Sir Alexander made a little joke about :.he difference in the' prepared statement between "peaceful nations" and "pace-loving nations."' At this the little boy who represents the public laughed hearily, Not, too heartily, for the meeting was in the elegant tapestry-hung room of he Dumbarton Oaks man- j sion The setting had the air of a to Dumbarton Oaks, where the hoads of the American, British, and Soviet delegations to the in- formul Washington convt_»rsalions on 1 international organization broke down in a dear little early morning story-telling for the press. The press, as you know, children, is the public. And the public has lately got itself into a frenzy over what the informal conversations at Dumbarton Oaks arc about anyhow. What do they promise in You don't laugh raucously in a medieval castle. Not early in the morning, anyway. I£ver so often Uncle Hcmus looked at his watch and indicated that time was short. I don't know why time was so short for Uncle Remus himself said the conversations would last another two weeks But the questions or the little boy kepi getting sharper and sharper. Sometimes when they were extra, sharp—that one, for example, ANN BAXTER of Movieville. ,vho seems prettier with evci-y visit to The J3ig Burg ..Ruth Chatter| ion's red ccat and little-girl dress stealing ihe Siork Club attention rom the. drcssed-up gals...Nat Brandwynne's delightful tunes on j the Starlight Roof at the Waldorf ...The best looking cops in town assigned 1.0 the shopping sector so visitors will be impressed ..The numerous new French chocolate shops that popped up in the last year. All of them arc fancy—and so are their prices .Shirley Temple's mother calls her Shir! .. The ex-stage doorman at the Pal- nee Theater who now is on the payroll at the Columbia B'casiing edifice ..Soldier Frank Locsser's next song delight: "My Guitar" . . Recommended: "No Mean City" b\ Simeon Strunsky of the N. Y Times. It is packed with the New York flavor. Ira) lounge. ..-iftth S and 7th. h,os 32 10 types of cuisine" with this breezy aim citing as a new Jove." IN "BLOOMER Holm will wear .1 ci ~ " « ca and raised by rope* !ron . stage flics ..Ei»en»tadt ,>," ftn»!.adt, or n at the Stork for himself Is the subject""?,,,, page layout in M.inicanV" Dugan, • Conover's n«w«V" 'aaa a. Buchclor of Arts from Smith and a Master degree from Columbia.. Cliff' wards, the famed "Ukclcte I] caves one of his ukcs j n &,. , safe in case intimates feel life, soothed. .The permanc sign over -a L. A. •Waitress Wanted". . .There rroup of ^oldicrs st*.iionc<J at t ! 5th .St. hotel whose daytime.** I ign'ment is delousiny Nazi r.s of war. DESPITE THE SO-SO \A TICES, "Mr. Skcffington" haa nil previous Sette Dt ^ JK It took her 10 ycai, V! & each this peak of her career *>v.;ii~ (Editor and Publishtr) i-osscd nicker. J.' men', territory, -ind money in the nbout V hc foncral agreement pro' the .Bond and Inspection BOYS' ROBOTS - If a inysterious, elongated object sud- 'denly appears over (he city house or the country barn, and then lands silently or with a loud report, as tin.- cas'(> may be, don't jump to the conclusion that the Nazis or the Japs have arrived with their robot bombs. It is probably just the kids next door, catchini;' up with the times. -And there is probably no special harm in it, IF they avoid fires, A flaming robot on a city street, or in the neighborhood of a country barn, obviously might starl a fire threatening .life nml property. Hotter leave that to the Kiiroppan sphere- of operations. i Tom hers "Rooms of the Lewis plant -, had a swell time at a hot dog roast over the •weekend at. Lake Quussa- paug. Swimininir. in the cool niirht air and 1 •* >- ~ water sports were enjoyed. An amateur hour was also a Jot of fun with prizes for the winners. Tho.se attending wore: A.dele Stasonis. Rose Herb. Phyllis Boli- Jin, Florence Mariano, Steven Donofrio, Lillian .Smith, Phyllis SJ;aul.Tcr and Mary Kim'kus. Invited guests were D. M. Smith Mini his t:\vo daughters. Jane and Betty. John Kimkus, Harry .'Braudic'ii, .Kohcrt Moran. navy inspector, J.faymond Ai'fi- nito, army inspector, and George O'.'Don- null. ffjscintitcd. Ihrotiffli the five and trnr. npnt store, svoppiiif; and ga/.- IPK IO;IK in sheer happiness at the counters covered with their wares. The modern world spreads before us a free show and we accept it dumbly^ with less thnn the denizen of We used to lauifh at the idea of one man ''surrounding'" an enemy, hut Lieut, Clarence E. Coggin* -uf Oklahoma surrounded and captured a whole regiment. "When we have hnilt n secure peace, there will ho .the higg'cst building boom in American historv. TDo you remember when you llrst visited a. nou- city—New York, London, Paris—-how for a week the mnVe sight of the streets ex- alud you? Or the first days of your vacation—the river, the sca- shni-c—did Ihe same 'thing. Then you got used to it. Wo have bc.or. born kings in a fairyland and wo: have all abdicated. Willing Happiness "The only form of -psycho thn.r- apv I ever practiced on my p.i- f.ionts was to teach them to will hapciness. .Every doctor has to h.ivo .so/710 kind of psychotherapy whether it is. used by him, consciously or • unconsciously. ''Somo pive vitamins: I taught 'them to will happiness to themselves. 'It cured many a case of chronic aD- pendicitis and endocrine disorder, I can tell you. You just make them sic still and think ;i while of all their blossinirs. thrust the troubles aside, and by will cower make a surfre of happiness nil their minds ''It sounds irite and pollyann.i- ish. but it has foundations. The trouble is we let details ' swamp our happiness. I found" rriy. 'wifti.. poor wretch, who has every reason to bo ho.ppy, running h'crscH' uncertain future? This, surely is a reasonable question. And when it jjot asked loud cnotiRh. the conference, or the story-tcHlhiK hours of the other morning, was called by Undersecretary of State Edward Stetlinius, chairman of the Washing-ton conversations. Stettinius was the Uncle Remus of the- mooting. A bijr. handsome j Uncle Remus, with a flashiiiK smile and a very agreeable manner. He looked as husky as the other two gentlemen ai the conference table put together But he was a little nervous now and then at the quesions asked by the little boy. The little boy, children, was the ladies and ftenclemen of the press. And like the little boy in Joel Chandler HnYris' classic stories, they did have an "cnrniirin 1 mind." Soviet Ambassador Gromyko was the br'er fox of the fable .He was the one who just "set. there and didn't say nothin', nothin' at all." '^ Sir Alexander CadORtin, British ' ' undersecretary of foreign affairs, sat. on the other side of Stettinius. He looked wiry and full of cndur- nto . a'.'glo'om the other day b«- causn something hydn't come bank appreciation from the cleaners. I know old guys the middle sitting around listening- to their irtevies hardening. They aro ifraid one of them will get so larci the biood won't go through, ~l hasn't happened to them yet. ut that doesn't stop them worry- ng- "Being on the shady side of scv- nty I am grateful I still havo ny hearing and my eyesight, 'hat is enough for me to obey tho 1 car old cmiLiclo—'Lift up you»' carts.' " He can, tod. QUESTIONS AND ANSWEHS W. H.: What is the value of taking molasses and sulphur in the spring (horrid stuff). We had miite an 1 argument on it. I say it's just-an old-fashioned remedy that really isn't worth much. • Answer: The J. Walter Thompson Company would not like to hear you say that. I have a pamphlet' from -them advocating molasses milk shakes for babies bo- cause Wcw Orleans molasses is such a rich source of iron. However, the spring tonic, though valuable in its day, is not necessary in these times of food transportation and preservation. In ' the old days, people got no fresh foot 1 , during the winter, and spring found - them anemic and a-vita- rninized. £ for international peace and security being like Mr. Roosevelt's plan for pence, and wasn't that' the plan Six Alexander had said he agreed on at his first Washington conference? "D'id that mean that the Soviet ambassador also agreed to the plans of Mr. Roosevelt and Sir Alexander?" "Wiill—cr," said the representative of the British foreign office, twirling his spectacles now. "If I may venture a slight correction, what I really said was that I 'had r.o objection' lo the plan of Mr. l^oosovclt." Then Sir Alexander and Uncle Remus—sorry, 1 mean Stcttinius— looked anxious-like over ot Br'er Fox (the, Soviet ambassador—I do beg your pardon, children). "But Br'er Fox he didn't say nothin'! Nothin' ni nil. He just sot there On looked kinda dark" When the story-telling hour was ending, somebody wondered out loud—the little boy. of course—if the Soviet ambassador had • any- add - L o the remarks made by the American and the British representatives. The Soviet ambassador, now MRS. MARK ETHRIDGE. the LouisviTle (Ky.) publisher's wife whose first name is really Willie ...Sgt. Ivan McManway, returned wounded vet, who contacts newspapermen in person 10 plead for more blood donors. "Please." he says. "say something"'. .Mike Todd. the producer, who has three big hits in town, has the jitters because "it isn'i enough action:". Frank ic Meadows, who is in her 7th consecutive year at ihc Swing Club on 52nd Street I3uster"~Tv~ost, dancing sts.r of "Follow the Cirls." is 39 and doesn't drink, smoke o:' wear neckties. How's that for clean living? . .Columbia Pictures' short subject, "Mike Goes to War," is due 0:1 the 22nd. 2f! of the best known radio commentators are shown in it... Mrs. Moffett. owner of the 3 Hamburg Heavens ir. town, who slogans: "The Gates of Heaven Arc Never Closed." JULIET LOWELL Cshe wrote "Dumb Belle Letters") has a ne chuyior's daughter Joy, just „. f school, goes into a soon-dct -roadway show: "Snafu in IV onia". . .CES has' banned all kid. ding references on its many proi grams to Sinatra and his bobbv. HOX followers .None of the Cosit reporters mentioned thai Jon Kill 'victim of a. Hollywood beating by toughics) soon appears in a fii versa! picture titled: "San Diego I Love Lou." in which he is £j~j-' larly pour.ced upon by hoodlunj. .Actor Nigel Bruce's dsugina Pauline, is now a corpora] with' ihe Royal Canadian Air Force. Marge Connors, running Clare Lune, was the arst ,„ F. E. I. agent. JOHX EDGAR HOOVER'S tailor is hidden away on the 7th fioo: » of 10 West 4?:h street. .The „ _Man's reducing trick: A hot bath | *K>r 15 minutes once.a cay...Anr.ii Sheridan (Steve Hannigan's girl) I rarely sees ihe films in which sht i appeal's. Saw two of them years I .ago .. "Song of .Norway," ihe big hit. was underwritten by four.Tail- I lionaircs on the coast. They got back their coin in -; \vce!*s. ,.'Tht Globe •.heater has :ho swankier: lobby and the squeakiest seals... The Talk of the Town col'm in Tht New Yorker has a 39 year old con. tribuior whocan write ..The-al- iracuye.-display called "\VACs 54 Ave."...Add Broadway aroisaj: The molasses popcorn shop near the Mayfair theater... .The St ^loniz Cafe dc la Paix, sjways crowded. . .The Duchess of Windsor's 24-hour police guard. ..Mrs. Roosevell, who lias better reason Tor one, refuses it...The Surges Meredith (Pauleiic Goddard) Sleuths have a 'signed confessioh from the poison-penner but will :• lot prosecute. of odd letters sent to war agencies. Frixample: "Dear Lt.: Sorry not to have been able to return camp last night but my wife had a baby and it wasn't my fault"... Gloversville, N. Y,. ;he glove manufacturing center, has a movie theater called The Glove... The new cure for asthma being worked on ai a Philly hospital. They pump out biood and put it through an ultra-violet ray machine and then pump it back into you again (I'd rather h.-ive asthma).. .Forwarded r rom a Turkish newspaper in Ankara (by correspondent Max Hill)' 'Movie stars Marlon DHrih. Dor- oii Lamur, Marie Oberon, Bcti Greybil. Iron Dun. Barbara Stan- viktir and Bin Krosbi". ..The Duke of Windsor, who is considered the easiest "shake" by the smart- money brigade. Normal population of the Philippines is 16,356,000, which is gntl- populations of all of the New England states BLV WAR BONDS ANT) STAMPS completely Old Br'cr Fox, smiled faintly..'en children, as I live and breathe he did say somethin'. Ho said it kinda faint like So you had toslrain your cars tb hear." But he did tiillc He said, actually and liter- You're Telling: Mel By WII-LlAM KITT (Central ITCH* Writer) A TOWN in Nebraska, according to Factographs, has a rule lhat everything for sale there must be sold for cash. Doesn't anyone take credit for the idea? "Shopping tlfiys, 1 ' says footwcary Grandpyppy Jenkins, "are always followed by shopping daze." __ AC.Nk-S O'LAUGHLIN. former ^ieg:eldnrling. who made the rounds of the Hollywood smart spots the other night demanding waiters llll her glass slipper with scotch •«' soda...Peggy Ellis, re-- cently hi the Copacabana choir now touring with Jerry Wald's band and publicly wearing boxy sweaters. saddle shoes. skirts, bobby sox nnd pigtails:, . .The newest of the divorcees, who was rewarded with a mint. She is backing a guy in black market R.iso-' lino ...A] Shayne, who was one of the first clicks on the air. makin~ a thrilling comeback on local stations...The novelty song- "The Wolves Aro Out " Tonight." bv I maestro Smitty of the Pnrk Cell- ' MURPHY'S YARD GOODS l25c to §1.29 Make longer -wiring, bettor - looking clothe* from jthii bright 4ts sort men t of patterns, colon «nd fabrics. G. C. Murphy Co. i il fa. — trying- course? beautify tin The corn nob NI;:ISOII, opines tin; man .it tlio next desk, is the kind that a follow Ciin sink his teeth into. Viewed from another planet, astronomers tell us, the earlh appears blue. The Men on Mare must think it's always Monday here. ' During the glacial period the glaciers covered the land to a height of 10 miles. Th.-vt was one time when the ice cubes met the demand. A golf club has banned shorts for its mnlc members. What's tlio Zadok Dumkopf says ho may ovcrnment air- the - , plans to enjoy a. linle high life. buy one of ihosc s „,,_„ planes offered for ' sale" '\fior 't dura!ion says Z . D .. hc ,., Your Eyeglasses Shop Tomlinson N'oary Building Nutigatuck, Conn. WAR BOXDS * It II V REYMONDS

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