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Four NAUGATUCK DAILY NEWS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13. Published Evary Evening (Except Sunday) _b THE HAUGATUCK NEWS CORPORATION NAUQATUCK, CONNECTICUT WB and »2t»—All ])«|inrtiiu)iilM Entered »• aocond clnaa matter ut the pout office in Naugntuck. Conn, DO YOU REMEMBER? From The Filea Of The News SUBSCRIPTION RATES Payable In Advance 1 month » .73 ' 6 months S'l.SO 3 month. 12.25 1 year, *»-00 The United Press has thu exclusive right to use for republlcatlon In any form, all news dispatches credited to this paper. It Is also exclusively entitled to uau for republlcatlon ull the local and undated, news published herein, J'J.IODGK TO T1IK FLAG —"I plt'Ujfo nlH- Kluiico to tin; Fluff uf tlie United Stale* o Amurlcii and to tli« Itnpubllc for which I • itimU*. On» Million Indivisible, with Libert *nd Juittlcu for all." WKIMfESIJAV. SKlTKMUKIt 1». IU-14 A FREE WORLD PRESS Freedom of the press has boon a basic American principle from the beginning of this nation. But freedom to exchange 7ie\vs, closely related to the basic idea, has ' been slower in finding acceptance, Although generally practiced now in this country, the principle is still L'ar from general ' realization abroad. Now that Congress is interesting itself in, the mat- tor, more rapid, progress is expected. A resolution submit led to the House by'.Representative Fulhright would put legislators on record as "believing that the unhindered interchange of independent news would promote a better understanding among nations and thus help present future wars," ^Representative Martin of Massachusetts, in a statement typical of the congressional attitude generally, declares that he is not only for a fret 1 press, but also a Free radio, at all times, and wants the United States to se! an example accordingly. A measure now in the hands of the foreign affairs committee, with a reasonable assurance of passing, maintains that the unhindered interchange of independent news "will promote a better understanding among' nations and thus help prevent future" 1 wars." It favors international agreements guaranteeing . throughout 'the world "the right ol' all ficcredited p''o.ss and radio representatives to write, transmit and publish the news without private or governmental interference and at uniform communication rates." This would 1)0 an enlightening and -civilizing procedure of great value. 20 Years Ago Dorothy Jonnii-, Edward MHxilnuskns, George Nelson, Emily Lobdell, and Helen O'Brion were among the seniors for the year 1923-2-1 nt Nau{ tuck high school who had n perfect attendance at classes. o—O—o Ann Durkin of Hgighlnnc) avenue was given n farewell party at the home of Margaret Cormley of Gorman street. Among tho.se attending- were Loretta Driscoll, Dorothy Healcy, Evelyn Fellows. Mildred Patterson, Harriet Holmes, and Kathleen Kelly. o—O—o 30 Years Ago Leo Brophy, who was employed in Cromwell, spent a day's visit with his father, William Brophy of Oak street. o—O—o Charles J. McCarthy scored the winning run as the single men defeated the married men of the Naugatuck- Golf club, 0-S. Butteries were Rule, Linsley and Slado and .Brennan, for the married men, and Saunders, Crcedon and Sweeney for the bachelors, Charles P, .Slado, catcher for the married men received a finger injury as he caught. Around the Clock HEALTH OFFICER'S SUGGESTION Health OITiccr Walter I. Baker's request that local householders cooperate; ns much as possible in connection with the collection fit' garbage in Xaiigatuck is one with which there should be general compliance. ."Dr. Baker suggests that garbage con- Pupil uve.i'0'.wios iii.'isl.or: .Aboiil, seven years jigo, ;i loc:;il goll'or ItOLi'.'ui to instruct a novice in tlio <iltl Sci./l.rli y/imu. Lilt.lo liy lilllo (.In.- pupil imprus'Ci.l— Ii-aniing 1 ho\\- ID pull well, gc'Miiiy oiT llio tt-'O v.'iy down in tlio inkUlli; ol' I'lio i'iiir\vay, diippini,' onto tlio jr.coon, .'unl even kncnviny which club to use •\vlion. The cliniiMX i'in.-illy ctuiio ab'.'til Siun'l.'iy at'tci'iicon at the Hop .Broo!-:, Country club coiirso, Avliui! tiiu pupil defeated his teacher 1,-up to cup the Nati^aUick ,Ne\vs 0]ji'ii championship. The pupil \\vis .l-U'iiry C'iesle\vski and i,l?.e teaulier, Gns Klimnsxesvski T/he .rea.snn ihat there \vas no loud;<[)eal<er at tlio Brassco. Meriiien Conteleos g-niu: Sunday al'ler- inioii was that the power muter-box ii.'.u.l been renmvud. And -A I ,'l ; !re\ver had c-very- thiiiL;- all set til), ru.'idv to ti-o, too. "fHE CURTAIN RISES" WALTER WINCHELL Coast-to-Coast Trade Mark Registered. Copyright, 19-1-I. Dally Mlrror _ YOUR FACE «S 81ACK! wrote out a check to one ' 0 ; hf best male friends for $.000., AM '' AIKMAII>- SI/ECIAT. DKLIVJ5UY instructed him 10 sec that This is too far for me, sweetheart, the coin after ihc pal cached (What good :ire five ishorl minutes closer than the ncarcSl You arc no star (Dammit, there goes our song, Walk Alon.e.'") This is too much for me, my love, loo much (You in your heaven, me in lonely hell) Wouldn't a heart look silly on crutch! (Very well, doctor, where is tht padded cell?.) / Tl CAL t.aiiiLTS s he tliui'oiiirhlv washed and iil\\;;iyy ki;pt in cU'iiii a,n<! sanitary condition. This is something that should ho done, both in the interest, of cleanliness and (.lie public health. 'It. takes hut little time t.<> wash tlie cunUiiners, but it will ho tiilio well spent. The lioaltli ot't'icor, in pointing to the 1'act that iSaiigatuck lias an excellent collection system, reminds the i'hat l.he wartime shortage ol' help handicaps (he service in sumo decree. lie asks rnir people: to taku an understand- ini;' view of the situation. The garbage collector-, we ace told, is doing a good job. .ITo will he able to do even better if lie receives that cooperation to which hi;* is entitleld from the public as a whole. Henry Crane of Union City, a man of many achievements and (accomplish-..', ments, surprised his many North Main': street friends, when last Saturday at an outing at Linden park, he composed 50 per cent of a team that placed second in a jitterbug- contest .The City is wondering- now-a-days why Henry doesn't .team up with his singing brother-in-law, Howard "Vocal Chords" Myers, and make a tour of all the eastern theaters, featuring a song- and dance act. ..... John Quinn of Division street, Beacon Falls, returned to work after spending a couple of months in Maine. Distance is not for us, my love not us (Who can survive on only food and drink?) Why don't you Like the .swiftest plane or bus? (Kisses are tasteless when they're made of ink!) Ilrnik tin-. Coniiniindmenls, :it u.ll tin: rules, Iliit darling, O, darling, laugh :it fouls. —HUGH SOAXSO never ~l\ "YOUR MIND AND BODY" By LOGAN Cl.KNnKNING, M. I). The Art. Of Fine Cookery ".THAT MAN there." said Dr. clffin Gibbs. around the camp lire the other evening, pointing with his pipo stem :IL our guide who hail just cookcil six trout with particularly delicious skill, "cloos. more for h'umnn nutrition than .ill: the vitnrnin earth — instead munufucturers of ruining food on iyv e i' A THOUGHTFUL HUSBAND British Prime Minister Churchill is one of the busiest men these days, but to his everlasting credit it should bo said that lie never"forgets to pay the partner of his joys and sorrows those little compliments that are so pleasing to a wife. Just now Mr. Churchill is engaged at Quebec in discussing with President Koosevclt tlie major problems of war and peace. But he found time tlie other day to give his wife a convincing demonstration of the fact that he remembered it was their .'3Gt.li wedding nnniver- s'ary. At breakfast time in their quarters in the Citadel lie presented Mrs. Churchill with a large bowl of varircolo.red Canadian roses, thus showing that he was husband First and Allied leader second —an'example which it would be well for husbands everywhere to emulate. }JY. and Mrs. Edmund John Blondis oi' Curtiss street, joined tlit.- stork club again as a seven pound six ounce baby boy was born to the couple at St. Mary's hospital Muiid.'iy at; '2:34: p. 111. Pop, who plays in the outfield on tho fourth' toain of the Curtiss struct Flats, is already talking to ^fgr, Gulihy Go wan to use the youngster as a pincli hitter Friday against (lie Volunloev Firemen, Edmund .John is passing out tlie cigars left and right. Il\: is employed'at the TJ. S, Knb- ber pluut Alice JOTICS .lias entered St., Mary's hospital's school ol: nursing. George O'Toole, son of Mr. and Mrs. John O'Toole of 42 May street, is registered with the freshman class at the College of the Holy Ci'flss in Worcester, Mass. He is a candidate for the bachelor of science degree in chemistry. George's favorite color is purple by now Alvaretta Booker, dotter of Mr. and Mrs, Alfred J. Booker of Hill street is a member of the class of 1948 at 'Connecticut university. The big day is Wednesday, when all frosh report Miss Josephine Rio, a senior in the nursing class at St, Mary's hospital in Waterbury, has been transferred to Fairfield hospital for specialized training. Mr. and Mrs. Manuel Vioirra and family returned to Providence, K. I., after spending two weeks at the home ol: Mrs. Josephine Vieirra. ..... Val Ken/.oni and Helen TJnis of the TJ. S. Rubber Co. are taking a vacation Pi'c. James .Reilly was in the borough for a short time over ihe weekend. The. first class private is stationed at Cainp Atterbury, Louisiana Are you putting- aside your waste paper for the big fifth drive September 25-26? The day seems far off but it rcallv isn't. So let's get go-in'. hey do. he raises its powers so it literally jumps from your digestive tract to the nutrition of your colls. "Of course you preach in the newspapers all the time about the .idvantages of these here concentrated vitamins." "Now-—wait a minute," I intcr- •uptecl. 'And you arc always praising these raw carrot and turnip diets hat ni.-ikos t/io society ladles so at and sassy—" • ..-...•: "Xow~'wait another- minute," was the cry that was wrung- from mo. "But if all tho nutrition specialists," he continued, blandly, "would lay off teaching the American housewife to shop for vitamins, and urge her to learn to cook tho nutrition of this country would improve one million per cent. J.e.-irjiing to Coojc * "And learning to cook doesn't mean learning to wash carrots in an attractive way. "You hear lots of crabs about moclcni education nowadays and they ;il) come down to tho basic idea that our young people do -not learn enough practical things in school. To a considerable extent they arc justified. 1C the modern young ladies academy would boar tlown on French cooking instead of French its curriculum would be improved. Tho bride of today ."hoiild really be made to show her cooking school ccrtillcalc. not her birth certificate. "And men too. Men take to cooking bettor than women, although I confess their temperaments incline then to specialism. Take • Hall Smith's bouillabaise!- Hnlleges tend to practical courses' more, and more—they teach youth i.o make- things, and to box and wrestle and use side arms. But instead of so much making and brawling they should introduce baking and broiling. ' Dumbarton Oaks Conferees Would Avoid Power Politics Predict Nelson Will Not Return To WPB Top Spot Special to Central I'ress WASHINGTON—After two week, of intensive discussions, the thrc 1 western ''powers at Dumbarton Oaks conference have agreed "ii principle" on the part that th largo and small powers will pla\ in main-lining peace during post-war years. That such far-reaching agr jnent has been reached is a tribute to the desire on the part of 'Russia Croat Britain and the Unitcc tt-tes to avoid the.kinr] of powci politics that has lud to two \vorld wars v,'ithin n generation. However, it must be borne in mind that the Dumbarton Oakt agreements- are preliminary and pertain only to the 'technical' problems of a post-war organization to keep the peace. Before any such organization becomes a reality, iu must be approved by. the many little nations which so. far have had nothing to say as to the part they.will play in the organization. ATTIJ, even after concurrence of these smaller powers, the Senate must ratifv the agreements. It remains a long, hard road— a road beset with problems on every side, and not the smallest of these is t.hc fact that such an organization is in the throes of formation during a political campaign year in the United States. RUMORS AND PREDICTIONS as to the future of War Production Chairman Donold Nolsnn. nnw in China tin a presidential mission, are flying thick and fast on the banks of the Potomac, It is considered . almost certain that thu former Scars-Roebuck' executive will no: take over the WPB rolns again when he returns to ihe United States.. Nolson's associates consider it highly probable thru he will remain in government service in somn capacity, however, and just what that will be has Washington playing a guessing game. Sume sources suggest i-hat Nelson will replace 'War Mobilize!' Jajnos F. 15yrnos, who reportedly i« going to resign his post after tbu November elections. Other rumors say that Nelson will be tendered some foreign post, perhaps that of a roving ambassador for Uio, president. Kis mission to China marks the second timn he has been given "foreign duty" by Mr. Roosevelt, His first -foreign assignment \vas his trip to Russia last year. THE BIG 'PARADE: Sinclair Lewis ,the book-writer from Du- lulh, Minn.. showing The Big Town to Frances Whiting, editor ofcCosmopolilan. . .Dick Mori-ill, on the Miami-Africa run (for the Army Transport Command), who now h:i_s his own piano—to ncoom- modatf; pals who'd wing to Miami Be.-ich .-jnc) back over the \vk-end . ..Virginia Howard (Mrs. T. Hayes), the former Ziegfeldarling. reminiscing about the "Follies" and Gladys Gl:id, Jean Ackerman, et al...Tony Martin, tho former stnr, who shoves ofl" for overseas ...The Kny Kysers (Georgia Carroll) seated in tho Cub facing the "front cover" she once posed for ..Bruno, who photographs all the , lovelies in thoir ahcms! ..Dorothy Lnmour right off the Century with permission from her husband to see some of her old beaux. '• KOI chock...He told his wife it WM I 1 .-.r. M OKrtllllir r.^«AU. .. ^^ * I1J Rood not only refuses to talk to the pa.!—but K0t around town panning him 10 everybody. . ."The Jousc," she sayi "My husband once loaned him ^y^ and he's never pa.id it back!" SIGNS OF THE TIMES: tisement on a 325th. Street joynt: "Good ' clean dancing C v»rv night but Sunday!". ..Sign ou'utld? a. night spot: "Ten Gorgeous Girl, Nine Beautiful Costumes".,.p],^ card in .1 shoe store: "Don't commit shoc-cidc" .In the window or a Bk-eJccr Street bakery store: "Closed. My boy was killto |jj Italy". .The appropriate announcement on Thi "World Theater, West •;'jth St.: "World—Closed lor Alterations:" BROADWAY SMALLTALK: The bcr.l tipper in tho Waldorf- Astoria barber shop comes there attired in ragged apparel—a. week- old board—and shoes \vjih ho!.;s in them this big. Ho tips the bootblack $."3 and the barber $30...Another good customer there, they say, who likes to be swanky now and then, is .-in apple p«ddlor in ihe -)0s on 3rd Ave -..The charge hut tho Stork Club is pro-Roose/ell got .1 laugh. S. Hannagan, tho public relations aco, is Dowry's ,i'ggesl booster there. Then there ire Jim and Bess Farley!. .-.1. -JofTman's review (In part) to ihc -3,'wood Reporter on a recent flop: 'It isn't even good corn. It is succotash! Il tripped on tho stage ind fell flat on its farce!". ..The current jiv*.-manglcrs no longer call it "necking" hut "batting" or chop-happy". .With three sooii- iio.s arrested last week the police ilotter is getting to look like the oci:0 register. SALLIES IN OUR the Stork last night were wondering .11 ALLEY: In some of us the whereabouts of a certain wolf-about- town . . ."Oh," oh'd one of us, "he probably fell down the front of some low-necked gown!" .At the Glnss Hat a fellow admired a pretty wom.i.-i. . ."Could she be Clare Luce of Congress?" he wondered ."It can't be," meow'd his girl, "she has her mouth shut!" MIDTOWN VIGNETTE: Florence Priichctt, who teaches newcomers how to walk and model for Powers, the famed model man, is good at expressing herself, too A. newspaperman pal chatted with her last night... "Have you been a very good girl?" he said .."Yes, I have." she replied....- 'Knsn't it been dull?" he queried .."Well." Flo answered, "you don't climb hills or enter deep val- oys. but you slay on an even keel" .."What fur. is that?" he asked ."Not much," Klo .said. "You I SOUNDS TN THE NIGHT: "Ti Mi;by Foo's Den: "She has bed- roomph eyes"... At the Onyx: 'She's publicity crazy. All she wants outia Life is the front jover". .AT. the Madison bar: "Her .•mother is very strict. If she isn't' homo by 30 — she rent out her room!". . .111 Reuben's: "Many a .nan has left the straight and 'nir- ow for a. few exciting curves." You're Tellinjr Me! »>• WTI.MAM KITT (Central ITCH* Writer) A.VITAMIN PILL, 'tis said, uri)! make one .J'epulsive to .mosquitoes. Swell, but just s-o it ii:n't so strong it keeps a. fellow awake wondering what, became of the critters. Six Jap admirals, wo read, kicked off during a. single action. What's this—ganging up on their ancestors? into rapture on American chocolate. And his description of turtle soup at Little's Tavern in Now York makes, your saliva gush. "J3ut if IVance learned .about cooking from America, she became an apt pupil. France and America arc the only countries I. know where the cooking in towns outside the capital is better than in the capital. "The amount of bad /coo.klng in this world. considei'ing''how many meals arc cooked per day, is simply unbelievable. Whole .nations know nothing about good cooking at all. Somewhere in the middle ages the English learned 'that boiling water would soften food, the Spanish learned that heating oil would fry Hoods, and they have learned nothing about cooking since. These are known, amongst us gastronomes, as the ordeal by water and the ordea.l by flame. . Best Cooking "I incline to tho creed that the best cooking in the world-is American, French and. Mexican in-the order named. In Peru 1 , today., they are good too. . '.'. • "It is not mere patriotism that: makes me put American cooking at the head. In tho first and '.last treatise ever to be written ;"bn Gastronomy — Brillat-S a.var i.ri's Physiology of Taste — the' author'' betrays the fact that he spend live of the most impressible years of his life on these shores. "During my sojourn in Hartford, in Connecticut, 1 he writes, .'I'had. the good fortune to shoot n. wild turkey'—and then he learned about turkey. On another page, he goes QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS E. L.: Can any harm come from the continued -use of cocoa? Thw spoak of cocoa loaves being an opiate. I began taking it to .gain weight? A.':. Cocoa contains no opiate or narcotic, drug. It is no more habit forming than coffee, its stimulating effect being due to a similar substance to caffeine, thcobro- minc. It has a very high nutritive valuc.-'-and if you are taking it to gain weight, you have a good the medi- sauerkraut • J. M. T.: What arc cinul properties of juice? A.: It is mildly laxative, it is rich in'Vitamin C, and will prevent scurvy .in children us well •as orange juice (Dr. Kice — Archives of Prdiatriofi), on account of its content of lactic acid ntxl lactic acid bacillus it is good for intestinal putrefaction and it is stimulating, to the appetitfl. . F. P., A.:—How high can blcod .'sugar., rise in a glucose tolcranca .test? . Answer;' Thu glucose tolerance test'- is; conducted by obtaining a specimen of ..blond in the fasting statei'-'•then' feeding the subject IpO'grams of glucose flavored with !lo'mon. juice, by mouth. Specimens ;of-.'.blo6d are' secured at half hour, one, two and three hour intervals after the glucose is ingested. The curve normally goes up to IrlO (mw. glucose per 100 cc. blood) at one hour and then drops so that it" reaches SO to 100 mg. 'at the three hour interval. Any increase in this indicates diabetes. ORGANIZED LABOR suffered .1 heavy dofoat in the passage in the senate of the George bill for postwar demobilization, a defeat which •vas accentuated by the refusal of ihc House-In liberalize its provisions fbi\ employment and jobless insurance during the war-to- pcnce transition. Ir. fact, a coalition of republicans and conservative Democrats tho House ways and means com- nittno, further restricted the federal government's role in post-war •cconviirsion by lashing the George bill practically in half. Regardless of what action finally is taken on tho;?liill by Congress, a new attempt'.; is 1 expected to be made to enact niovo liberal legislation to take cure of unemployed war workers. . .^.,L. AT LONG LAST the story's out, but Representative Paul .7. Kiiday (D.) Texas, kept it hidden a long while. Kiiday, a member of the House military affairs committee, which drafted the Selective Service Act, received his first draft classification and. was electrified when he saw ihat he had been classed as a conscientious objector. But It was all a mista.kc, Kiiday explains hurriedly. His Joca! draft board had erred slightly, but a Congressional reprimand resulted in Kilday's i-cclttssi/lca'tion into 4-B. lon't smell roses or hear violins.' THE RUMOR BOTHERING the Tivasury Department these days is that the Republicans mean to spotlight Wa.r Bond selling- procedure in the forthcoming- campaign. ME.VOS OF A MIDNIGHTER: Now they tell you Cary Grant is still madly in love with Barbara Huuon—and that with all her millions^—she will seek alimony Mrs. Jack Benny says she wishes the enceinte rumor was true. Fred Allen told Mrs. Jack Haley she should use this sign on her beauty salon: "Don't whistle at a girl leaving here—she may be your grandmother:". . .It's a girl for the Frank Kancs. . .Tho Somerset Hotel (where the big-timers used to live on W. -iTth Street) and the Palace Theater, where they played, will be the site of RKO's postwar super theater. . .The libraries of public schools arc removing a. ccr- : tain mag because of its peculiar slant. . .Ilene Woods, Paul White'-, man's flnd, romps off to a great start: A 13-week contract at Versailles. ..Ann Sheridan's counsel- to the girls going overseas as USOldiers: "Wear 'em short:"... Latest in code for mushy telegrams. It is one word: "Rilv"— meaning "Remember I Love You." THE ORCHID GARDEN: The way the 3 Suns sing the lovely lilt. "Twilight Time" on the juke machines. Beautiful misery-music... Cliff Edwards' daily 11M5 ayem W.IZ program. Rates sponsorship ...Nancy Nolnnd's clever song lyrics at the Monkey Bar in Hotel Elyscc. . .Phil Brito's platter: -'I Don't Want t.o .Love You" Hal Winter's vocals at Havana Madrid ...Jean Arthur in Columbia's "The Impatient " " — - - radioafing. The city of Khiems is now pellod "Rieins." Now don'i t.-ll those light-fingered Nazis swiped the "h" before thev flod: German soldiers in Finland are rejxirled to be showing a reluctance to returning- to Germany, Fritz, it seems, has some brains, after all. Gocring, according to a report, is under house arrest. The puzzle is —where did Hitler find a house big enough? It's (rotten so that a IJulgnr doe* not know, from meul to meal, junt what nation lie is supposed to lie Hitler's whereabouts, says a dispatch are unknown. When we get to Munich the first place we, should •search is that well-known beer eel- Pennsylvania led the nalion in 1939 in the production of icecream with 3S,-119,000 gallons. New York > vas in second place with 33,SS2,000 gallons. Years" Ed Wvnn's • THE RUMOR BOTHERIN.G- thc Treasury Department these days is that the Republicans mean to spotlight War "Bond selling procedure in tho forthcoming campaign. The chief complaint undoubtedly will be about Federal workers being high-pressured into buying more bonds than they can possibly afford, and then cashing them in after their quotas have been reached. First all-slcel railway bag-gags car" was introduced in 190-J. Electrical Supplies Lighting Equipment 'EM WITH BOMB* Victor — Columbia — Dcccu Uecorils SWAN ELECTRIC CO. 5 CHURCH ST. TET-. 25T4 NEW YORK NOVELETTE: When her husband' lived he was generous with people he liked... Among his .favorites was n. gh-l' his wife never knew existed. . .One day the doll was in distress. . .She got word to him that she didn't know where to turn for money.. .Ho • GOLDSMITH'S FOOTBALLS BASKET BALLS * BUV WAR KO\»S

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