Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona on February 15, 1941 · Page 37
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circulation entirely on Member American News- Assn., Ariz. News- Audit (Section Two) 51st Year, No. 273, Phoenix, Arizona JBLIC (Section Saturday Morning, February 15, 1941 Two) Only morning newspaper in whole Southwest served by aD three—Associated Press, United Press and International News Service. rjnve David Lawrence Says: Willkie TTTwr-TON. Feb. 14—(AP)— ** SB «hW House conference Sent Roosevelt today, „.. , *Sn, Democrat, Colo- Se» tor -ihTwould fly to Coio- tiio. «»•_?" { or a series of debunk propaganda" Arkansas Valley would "debunk" : Miller-Ellis bill „. authority would T rights, potential or Colorado's Arkansas SET''that the federal Rovern- vUlPV. *»«»* , _ _„» rtnrt t T-n 1 f\f P v.t rhapS than the record of °«« spectacular trip h* «,ni PU u - Can P residenti *l nominee took to Europe is the example which a public man has at last given of how to deal with a paramount issue without thought of politics or of self. li*ey, control of coal re- _ " al ?° develop steam power in " coal fields in the Arto supplement the ion of hydroelec- „.. _-' river." said Mr. Roosevelt cited iHnnbttance of coping with flash 'Juwhit. might occur aoove ie Fountain and Apt the and there, ove Party, Sets Standard Of Honesty WASHINGTON, Feb. 14_(By David Lawrence)--Far more fn- than Wendell Willkie's words in behalf of the '—' — J ' Palo Verde, Kyrene Pastors To Preach BUCKEYE, Feb. 14—The Rev. Delbert Wood of Palo Verde will preach the Sunday morning service at the First Baptist Church of Buckeye. The Rev. Arthur Reed of the First Baptist Church of Kyrene will preach the evening service on Again and again in my 30 years of service as a ,,,^._Washing- •^•^•w •>••• ton correspond- ••••• ••• ent, I have heard by letter and otherwise the constant pleas of the people, urging elected and appointed officers of the government to forget politics and deal with public questions on their merits. ••••thelamous LAWRENCE DISPATCH suggested that . supplementing Sdwntrol at Caddoa Dam, would ffihe Arkansas valley in "good !«",„,. ,,. .Plans Many Speeches fjjdhnson said he expected his '- -'-ing tour to take him to every „„ town in the Arkansas valley. • .wBl arrive in Denver Tuesday " then go to Holly to start his _..^ of which he expected to make SlB or more in a week. "" Meanwhile a committee of west- iini congressmen decided to post- ione further discussion of the pro' ' until they receive a report „„„. committees named at a recent onference of western governors in Denver. PBOPOSAL OPPOSED ALBUQUERQUE, N. M., Feb. 14 HP)—Although recognizing need jor flood control and hydro-electric offer in the lower Arkansas river, lew Mexico representatives said iday they opposed a proposal for n Arkansas Valley Authority. A. T. Hannett, former governor ud interstate streams commission ittorney, said the proposed author- ky would control economic and Itagraphical resources of Arkansas liver tributaries, including the Can- idian river. Conchas Sam, and tther New Mexico projects. He added that New Mexico representatives want an amended bill to prevent the "impairment" of Hates' rights. Western states representatives in Denver protested •gainst the "Arkansas Valley Authority" proposal. Candidate Is Selected MESA, Feb. 14— Miss Elene Brown, Mesa Union High School itadent, has been selected by popular vote to represent Mesa as Miss Citrus in the contest for the Ari- wna Citrus Queen. Miss Brown, daughter of Mr. and Mis. E. D. Brown, of this city, and vice-president of the high school Undent body, will be one of many ondidates representing other communities of the state, from whom 4e state citrus queen will be selec- W. The selection will be made wing the fiesta costume ball Wieduled for Thursday, February a, in the Mezona Auditorium. CANDIDATE NAMED GILBERT, Feb. 14— Miss Neva Nichols, a junior at Gilbert High Bchool, was elected by the Gilbert Girls League as Its citrus queen candidate. The queen contest will be held at the i Mezona, February 23. The girl, w be chosen by out-of-state judges, *U1 reign over the citrus festival! fc GENERAL INSURANCE Passey & Bond, Ph. 130, 54 W. Main _ (adv.) CoasTMethodist Worker To Talk Again and again as men in congress who voted wet or dry as the case may be, but who had personal convictions to the contrary, seemed to stultify themselves in the minds of thoughtful constituents, I have heard the apologetic defense offered—that it is the way of politics, and that the end justifies the means. Objectivity Demanded But the demand for objectivity and disinterestedness even at the cost of a career in politics has not ceased, and more, than any other factor it led to the upsurge of sentiment for Wendell Willkie's nomination last June. Here was a man who did not come out of the ranks of the politicians and who could be expected, therefore, to deal forthrightly and honestly with questions as they arose. The impact of a political campaign with its multitude of speeches and the difficulties of learning about a lot of issues all at once put Wendell Willkie at a disadvantage. He made mistakes, but these did not cost him the election. Too large a group of voters saw in the Republican party an Isolationist bloc which would hamstring co-operation with England. Today that same handicap comes out clearly as the Republican party appears divided. Now Wendell Willkie, seeing the opposition and thinking only of another nomination in 1944, could have trimmed and compromised and floundered and taken no position at all. According to the rules of politics, that would have been wise strategy and splendidly selfish. It meant taking no risks or chances—the customary advice followed by politicians. Makes Great Decision But Wendell Willkie made the most important decision a public man can make—a decision sincerely to sacrifice possible political advancement and stand by his convictions. The real reason why so many persons in political life are afraid to be courageous is i because they value the political ijob ahead more than they do any- ejse. Their minds are * more on the prize and his work among Mexicans.' orchestra will orities of the electorate who see through the sham and insincerities of political behavior. Mr. Willkie said to friends last December that he felt the aid-to-Britain issue was the biRRest thine before the country and that if it would increase his opportunity to persuade his fellow citizens of that point were he to renounce now any ambition for the 1944 nomination, he cladly would do so at once. And someday he will. For he has discovered something: bicKer than public office, bigger than the prestige of being a president of the United States — he has discovered that truth and obedience to conscience can be evaluated and honored by the people even as they reproach opportunism and the tricks of modern politics. The former Republican presidential nominee was amazed when in his preconvention campaign Lhere was such an outpouring of letters in his behalf. He was puzzled by it. He said h« was sure | it was impersonal and that he must be "ahead of a trend." When he was defeated last November that same outpouring of letters continued. He had been beaten for office, but he was still the leader of millions who looked upon him as a natural spokesman of the inarticulate, helpless individual citizen who for years has been trying to tell the politicians that maybe there is such a thing as an independent, intelligent, and understanding vote which is tired of platitudes and hypocrisy and wants the fresh air of courage and conviction to come into the discussion of public questions. What A Contrast! What a contrast Wendell Willkie made in that committee room! All the artifices of politics and personal attack were used against him to no avail. He stood his ground. He laughed off the words spoken In the heat of the campaign. The people had chosen Mr. Roosevelt. That phrase — "He'» my President now" — from Mr. Willkie's lips was American sportsmanship and nonpartisanship combined. For with the world aflame and American boys already in the train- ins- camps the problem is not political, but how to keep war from our shores. Some will disagree with Mr. Willkie's belief that aid to Britain will help to keep us out of war, but few can deny that an extraordinary example of self-sacrifice and courage has Just been given te the Congress of the United States by a private citizen who risen above the Intrigues of Kyrene Mexican play a sacred concert. The Rev. R. O. Wildman, pastor of the Buckeye church for two years, resigned recently, and no permanent pastor has been obtained. o Crash Injures Mail Carrier WICKENBURG, Feb. 14—Mabel Caywood, 29 years old, Morristown rural mail carrier, suffered cuts and bruises on her face and arms this afternoon when the mail truck Sunday School Parley Awaited MESA, Feb. 14—The Maricopa Stake Sunday school will hold a union meeting Sunday, it has bee_n announced by Rulon T. Shepherd, stake superintendent. Meetings Sunday morning will include one at 9 o'clock for the stake superintendency and another at 10^30 o'clock for the stake Sunday school board. Both will be held in the Mezona Auditorium. At 1:15 o'clock Sunday afternoon, Sunday schools from the entire stake will meet at the Mesa Second Ward Chapel. she was truck drive! 5 driving iven by V politics and the malice of personalities to speak the true voice of 14 - The Rev Brown of Los Angeles, i: dlrector of t" 6 church wrkof the Methodist Church, will tte U °' clock Sunday in the Methodist • UHM. <™. — discuss "Our IS B n ' ' The!r Fut <"* Is Now." Jp Brown's discussion will take • of the sermon =—'- ! Stanninr weddlni band —set wllh genuine sparkl- diamond!—10 K. nl- low «old. ' *«ectly matched duette— Mil style mountings— Wk. Tcllow Gold. WE. WASHINGTON attain it than on the record they a multitude of Ws fellow citizens. 142 EAST WASHINGTON . . . Mode o 1 Day Frock Shop Opens in its New Location at 142 East Washington, two doors East of Givens Brothers Shoes ... A beautiful new store with over 2.000 lovely new dresses, New Lingerie and Hosiery . . . W« announce this important Opening with a sensational dresses'/2 price Regular 1.98 Values Several hundred of our regular II.BS Span Rayon ana Novelty Cotton Dress*, am reduced to half nri« tar this sale Is a wide -variety at styles and a ranee of sites from 14 to 44. Anyone w knows Mode o* Day Dresses will recognise this remarkable value. • Regular 1.50 Quality . . . This offering li considered » value ... 81 *auise, <wo thread >ylon Hosiery . . . .Ue. 8% to 10V4 . . .while they last at 99e only. They an- classified as Irmralara and are sold M such. Kepilar $1.60 quality. ringless chiffon hosiery Reduced to only . . . This It the famous Slode o* Day sheer full fashioned, ring-less quality with reinforced heel and toe. at COc. rayon satin slips Regular 1.00 Values . . . These are something; new In the way of value, lovely camisole top. IBM trimmed rayon satin slips with perfectly lilted brassiere, fltted walnt. rip proot neams. lac« trimmed brassiere top, tore straps and law bottoms. Tea rose only In sizes 3t to 40. .. and a I'/i-ton by VV. L. Barnett, 54, rancher near Morristown, collided on the Castle Hot Springs road, about 12 miles east of Morristown, highway patrolmen reported. She was treated in the hospital here and released. Tennis Tournament Winners Are Feted TEMPE, Feb. 14—All contestants in the Tempe Knights of Pythias tennis tournament, which ended this week, were feted at a skating party held at Mesa tonight. Cups were presented Shirley Judd and John Bose, who made high points in the contest. Runners-up were Joan Carrick and Bobby Faunce. Winter Visitor Speaks To Lions TEMPE, Feb. 14 —Ronald Bridges, winter visitor, spoke before Tempe Lions Club last night, taking as his theme "Michigan Visits Arizona." Interesting comparisons in the two states were made. Further plans for the district convention were discussed. Committees are meeting each Monday, under the direction of Kenneth Zeigler, general chairman. Report Is Made On Relief Work CHANDLER, Feb. 14—Mrs. Walter Begley, chairman of the Red Cross war relief classes in surgical dressings and bandages, reported this week 7,000 dressings have been turned into the Phoenix headquarters since she assumed the chairmanship last December. Mrs. Begley is receiving splendid support among the clubs and individuals of the community. The Junior Woman's Club, the Woman's Missionary Society o£ the First Baptist Church and the grammar school teachers are working one night each week on this work. Others who have taken an active part are the Woodmen Circle, the Junior Service Club and the American Legion Auxiliary. Sixty-two men and women are taking, part in the project at the present time. Mrs. Begley said a record is being kept of each person participating in this work and the number of hours contributed by each. Four Buckeye Men Get Lodge Degree BUCKEYE, Feb. 14—The third degree was conferred on the following new members of the Odd Fellows lodge Wednesday evening: Jerry Lam, Harvey Herringtonv Randolph Case, and Sanford Sly. After the degree work a buffalo* dinner was served by J. D. Steward. e ARIZONA'* FOOD MARKET. FoooTowN Location 323 North 2nd Street Just Off Van Buren PLENTY OF FREE PARKING Specials for Friday & Saturday, Feb. 14 and 15 MORE FOR YOUR MONEY ... is no idle phrase at FOODTOWN ... you actually do get a wider selection of the finest foods on the market, all departments conveniently arranged under one roof ... plus friendly service ... and your food dollar DOES go farther... Try it... and see! FREE 2 Cakes SIERRA PINE Toilet Soap, with your coupon Quick Mixing SHORTENING Snowdrift I 3 Lb. Cans BLUE ROSE STRICTLY FRESH GUARANTEED EGGSUOLEO ^ Every ^B» • REAL FRESH ILK i EVAPORATED ALL BRANDS 4 LARGE CANS 25 Jumbo Can Phillips 4 A j Spaghetti 10 BEST FOODS NUCOA COFFEE SANKA 29' .*• *• BISHOP'S IU> Peanut Contains Vitamin Bl* 21 Glass...- J/ Sfc CH *2V Butter ^HSE.-*' 5CMJ TESTED" A-lb. Sack. Modal Flour. Gerbers STRAINED or mm FOODS CORN SYRUP For Waffles, Pancakes or Dessert Large No. Can 15 LOOK!! Old-Fashioned Home Style Pack—Nature Ripe FREESTONE PEACH Can IN HEAVY SYRUP Reg. Can Alliance TUNA 10* Vegetables No.I Can 8 LOOK!! RIPE—LARGE SIZE OLIVES ST 9« %2 14« "ST 24« LOOK!! Poplar Grove BUTTER With Purchase Lb.OI FREE ALL DAY SATURDAY DELICIOUS Fresh Popped POP-CORN To All Our Customers See it popped in our new machine. Libby's Tomato Juice 8-fl. ox Can ... 15-fl. Can . 18-fl. oz. Can 8 e l-q,t.l4-fl.' or. can .. 3-qt. Can . 30 e Grope-Nuts 12 e Grape-JNuts 12-oz. Pkg. Grape-Nuts Flake 7-oz. Pkg ...— 12-oz. MC P.kg. I* I 8 C BORDEN'S EAGLE BRAND MAGIC SWEETENED Condensed Milk 7%-oz. Can ... 15-oz. Can ... 10' 19 C N.B.C. PREMIUM Crackers l-lb. Pkg. 2-lb. Pkg. 25'I Chili Sauce— 12'i-oz. Bottle Ketchup— Bottle 14-oz. Bottle 24' 19 e | ARMOUR'S The AU-Purpose Meat Ready To Eat Treet c 2 an oz 24 e All Heady to Bak« Beautiful 20-oz. • f c 40-oz. Pkg • 9 Pkg. Pottery Casnerole Sen-Ice for ™lf Me and BlMuIrtt »o« *>l Mall to Blsqulck. Dept. 498. Minneapolis, Minn. Bisquick Shredded Biscuit— 12-oz. Pkg. .... Wheat 8 e All-Bran— 10-oz. Pkg. 16-oz. Pkg. .. White Bread Allen's Delicious l-lb. Loaf 1%-lb. Loaf . 10 e WE HAVE THE BEST MEATS HALF OR WHOLE OLD-FASHIONED PLANTATION 10-Lb. Average LAMB STEW CHOICE BREAST Lb. 12 MEAT LOAF SELECT | QUALITY L HENS YOUNG COLORED ROASTERS . . . .Lb. HAMBURGER Fresh Ground Shoulder Lb. SWISS STEAK DELICIOUS, TENDER Lb. 25 Boneless BeciStew u, 25- CHEESE I LONGHORN... Lb. Best Quality Lb. PAN SOUSE READY jj Q( TO EAT.Lb. BACON SLICED RATH'S Lb. 1 RA-CORN 24 FRESH FORK NECK BONES Fine with Dumplings Lb. 10 SWEETHEART CAKE 22c PIES Pumpkin and Cherry 18 C Danish Pastry ToodJJwn CUT RBTE THE DEPENDABLE DRUG STORE Prescriptions Carefully Compounded Thermometer Physician* Special »-Ut. Water Bottla or Fountain Syringe....... 29cl Wd'ES, LIQUORS—BEERS Special* ROCK GREEK S5JS Old Dominica WINE Qt. 45c I Ft. 25o I Dutch Treet BEER FRUITS AND VEGETABLES BUNCH VEGETABLES Fresh • • CARROTS ~" * Turnips—Radishes Beets—Spinach Bunch FRESH WHITE CAULIFLOWER FRESH TENDER SWEET' GREEN PEAS , ^^ ^M g 25 FRESH CRISP Lettuce SOOTH AMERICAN OXTAIL 10 e l Bananas FOR SOUP Lb GRAIN FED STEER— Fine Quality POT ROAS 19 Fresh Solid ^ lj Utah Type At* CABBAGE Lb I* CELERY slalt g* Fancy Large Site Ripe AVOCADOS "" J^Pt 25 U. S. No. 1 Idaho in Lb. POTATOES •WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO LIMIT mJAJXTlTl

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