Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona on February 15, 1941 · Page 48
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flPage Four Arizona Republic, Phoenix, Saturday Morning, February 15, 1941 J22W3.ni, Aid To Knox Is Appointed WASHINGTON, Feb. 14—(AP) President Roosevelt today named Jlalph Austin Bard, a director of the American Shipbuilding Company and long-time friend of Frank Knox, navy secretary, to •be assistant secretary of the navy the post which the President himself filled during the last war. The White House annpnnce- mcnt that the nomination of Bard, 56-year-old Ohicago businessman and a Republican, had been sent to the senate for «. confirmation disclosed that . Lewis Oompton had resigned as assistant secretary January 10. Gov. Charles Edison of New Jersey at once announced he would ask Compton to become New Jersey state finance commissioner. Compton, long an associate of Edison, was named to the navy post while Edison was secretary. Compton Has Been III Compton's resignation, the White House announced, was accepted yesterday and Bard's name was sent, to the senate this morning. Compton has been ill with intestinal influenza and the White ZHouse announcement said the President had wanted to wait until he had recovered. Bard's nomination came as a surprise to naval circles. In fact, few except intimate friends had known of Compton's resignation, although it had been previously reported he might leave Washington to join Edison in the New Jersey state administration. Post Left Unfilled Today's nomination left unfilled the post of assistant secretary of navy for air, for which the navy asked a supplemental salary appropriation Wednesday, and a similar post in the war department which army officials have recently urged be revived. Both assistant secretaryships for-air have been vacant since 1933. Bard, president of the Wahl Eversharp Pen Company and director of the Libby-Owens-Ford Glass Company, was born.in Cleveland. After graduating from Little Stories Of Phoenix Life Saturday Moraine, February IS Slit Year, No. 273 AKI3 3LIC Published Ever? Momlnr and Sunday Arizona Pnbllshlnc Co. 112 North Central Avenue. Phoenix. Arizona Subscription Rain In Advance One One Three SIX In Copy Mo. Mod. Mos. Arizona. $ .03 SI.00 SJ.75 fSM One One Three Sli One Ontof Copy Mo. Mot. Mo§. Tear Arizona * .10 $1.25 $3.50 $6.78 $13.00 Entered an second class matter at the port offlre at Phoenl*. Arizona, under the act of March 3. 187*. THEFT of a billfold containing $90 and personal cards from the room of Arthur P. Harrington, state tax commission employee, in a local hospital while he was outside smoking was reported to police vesterday. The billfold was taken rom a bedstand, said Mr. Harring:on. A PICKPOCKET took a wallet containing $6.50 from William Sanders, 14 years old, Holbrook, at Central avenue and Adams street early yesterday, police were told. A HOLD ORDER on Charles O. Mills, 20 years old, and Wilbur H. Venetta, 19, both of Texas, held here on a robbery charge, was placed with police Thursday by Chris P. Fox, El Paso, Tex., sheriff. Arrested in connection with a Phoenix liquor store holdup, the youths admitted taking about $25 in a robbery of Hugo's Beer Depot in El Paso Monday night, local (officers said. LETTUCE LOADINGS from the Salt River valley yesterday were six carloads, bringing the total shipped for the spring deal to 21 carloads. Three carloads of mixed vegetables also were shipped yesterday. FEES, fines and other receipts collected in January through the court of Harry Westfall, justice of the peace of the East Phoenix precinct, totaled S671.81, according to a report filed with the county board of supervisors. A 26-YEAR-OLD man was arrested by detectives late Thursday on suspicion of burglarizing the room of R. A. McDonald in a Second avenue hotel and stealing a suit, a pair of shoes, and miscellaneous articles of clothing. Princeton University he started in business as an investment securities salesman. He founded and was first head of the Chicago banking firm of Bard and Company, and is a former president of the Chicago Investors Corporation. o Passenger Ship Service To End NEW YORK, Feb. 14—(AP)— The Morgan Line said today that its 100-year-old passenger ship sen-ice between New York and New Orleans would be discontinued this month because the line was unable to replace its 8,188-ton liner Dixie,! sold to the navy last month. ; The line said no passenger ships i of the type needed were available in the market. The firm will continue in the New York, Baltimore, Galveston, and Houston freight •ervice with 12 freighters. Unofficial reports said the Dixie would be rebuilt into a hospital ship. The navy will take her over TEiEFACT OCCUPATIONS OF WOMEN CLERICAL Eocri tymbol f•prtMnh XXUHOwomtfi in 1930. SCIENCE.SBtVICE-nCTOCMPH CORPORATION MJ DETECTIVES were informed by A. H. Shumway, Mesa, that he lost $61 yesterday afternoon at First and Van Buren streets to two men THE CONDITION of James Lee Thompson, 17-year-old Glendale boy critically injured in an automobile accident Thursday night. couldn't, as the swindlers used a trick knife, the detectives deduced. STILL in critical condition in the Mesa Southside Hospital last night was Warren A. Wolf, 21 years old, route 2, box 99. Phoenix, injured in an automobile accident eight miles east of Mesa Thursday night. He was a passenger in a sedan i driven by John A. Cooley. 29, Phoenix, when it overturned. Cooley also remained in the Mesa hospital, less seriously injured. about March 3. Your Income Tax NO. 11 Gross Income, Net Income, And Surtax Net Income In computing a federal income tax, the taxpayer is confronted with the problem of ascertaining, (1) his gross income, (2) his net income, and (3) his surtax net income. The Instructions which accompany the forms clearly and explicitly set out how this is done. If, after reading them carefully, the taxpayer does not understand them, he should consult the nearest collector of internal revenue. Gross income, generally, is all income derived in any taxable year from any source whatever, unless specifically exempt by law. In any usual business, the gross income of the person operating it consists of the gross profits on sales, plus any Income from investments and incidental or outside . operations or sources. The income tax return must show the exact condition of the business — gross sales, purchases, and the cost of the goods sold, and the inventories at the beginning end end of each taxable year. In the case of professional men — a lawyer, a physician, an architect, a surgeon, a dentist, a clergyman, ! a writer, or any other— the gross Income must include all fees, salaries, and compensation of any kind received for professionad services. -. Amounts received from the Commodity Credit Corporation shall, at the option of the taxpayer, be considered as income and shall be in- jeluded in the gross income for the riaxable year in which they were iTeceived. If the option was exercised for any taxable year which began in 1939, it shall be adhered to with respect to all subsequent taxable years unless the commis- Isoner of internr'. revenue approves a change to a different method. Net income is the gross income less the deductions allowed by law. The long-continued and varying experience of the bureau of internal revenue shows that numerous errors are made by taxpayers in their Income tax returns due to their failure to understand clearly what deductions from gross income and what credits against net income are allowable. The taxpayer, in his own Interest, is urged to read over the Instructions on the forms until he understands them, before he makes out his return. Legal deductions include business and professional expenses, such as salaries, pensions and bonuses to employees, taxes' losses, interest, bad debts, depreciation, depletion, contributions, and similar items definitely set out in the instructions. An earned income credit of 10 per cent of the earned net income ' not in excess of 10 per cent of the net income, is allowed, in addition to the personal exemption and credit for dependents, if any, for mil tax P ° Se ° f com P utin g the nor- Six Students Win Ratings Six students received excellent or superior ratings in the third annual band and orchestral instrument contest held- in the Phoenix Union High School Auditorium Thursday evening. Those who were adjudged winners in their respective classifications are Mary Adele Newcomer, piano; Willard Kirkham, trombone; BUI Barclay, bass horn; Julia Raber. flute; Jay Dixon, cello; and Frieda Mcuniet, violin. Other students who participated Jin the contest are Robert Garner, Charles Smith, Lynette Campbell, and Salome Ramras in the piano classification; John Geary, trumpet; Paul Dawson, Ben Gay and R. L. McBee, trombone and baritone horn class; Aaron Martin, bass horn, and Julius Ramos, violin. Medals will be presented to the first-place winners at the Phoenix Union High School band and orchestra concert, which will be held in the school auditorium March 7. Arrest Provides Poser For Law Robert William Girton, 28 years old, colored, a Phoenix garage employee, was arrested yesterday on a petty theft charge and now county prosecutors can proceed to iron the kinks out of a legal poser. Girton, a resident of the St. Louis Hotel, Sixth and Jefferson streets, is charged in East Phoenix Precinct Justice Court with stealing a pair of eyeglasses valued at $20.75 from his wife, Janie, 309 West Lewis street. Arizona law. said Elbert R. Thurman, assistant county attorney, gives the husband sole authority to dispose of the community property, and the question which must be decided is whether the glasses are community property. who bet him he couldn't open aiwas reported improved last night knife belonging to one of them. He in St Joseph's Hospital. Thomp-- - • - • son suffered head injuries, a broken I left leg and arm when the car in; which he was riding, driven by! Everett Hawkins, 16, route 11, box 107, overturned on Dobbins road. FEES collected during last month in the office of Roger G. Laveen, county recorder, from the filing of instruments, totaled $3,858.20. according to a report on file with the county board of supervisors. APPOINTMENT of Harold L. Hughes to the county assessor's staff, succeeding Cecil Thomas, resigned, has been approved by the county board of supervisors. THE ADVANCED swimming class will meet at the Young Men's Christian Association pool at 3 ; o'clock this afternoon, Horace Taylor, instructor, said yesterday. SUSPECTED of trying to steal a jacket valued at S10.9S from the ; J. C. Penney store, a 31-year-old i man was arrested yesterday afternoon by police. POLICE late Thursday arrested two men, 37 and 26 years old, who had in their possession a camera and a clock officers believed to be stolen. The men were trying to sell the articles. - o Division Camp To Be Ready ABILENE, Tex., Feb. 14— (AP)— \ Camp Barkeley will be ready for the 45th Division on schedule, Maj. Richard E. Froiseth, constructing; quartermaster, said tonight. i "You can tell anvone who saysj anything to the contrary he's full \ I of bologna," he said. j| Postponement Asked His statement followed a request by Representative Johnson of Oklahoma that movement of the xoops be postponed because he said "adequate" facilities had not been constructed at the camp. Thomas S/ Byrne, general manager for the contractors, Taylor, Byrne, and Briggs, joined the major in saying facilities of the camp will be ready on time. | "Building construction will be' completed within a week," said J. i O. Taylor, general manager of this i phase of the project. j The contractors have designated i four zones for "must" completion by February 23, date set for trans- . fer of the first 1,500 troops from ! Fort Sill, "and they'll be ready" Byrne said. Other Schedules Set Other necessary zones have been ordered completed by February 28, 45th when 10,000 troops of the are to be moved here. Remaining zones are to be finished by March /, date set for moving the remaining 5,000 soldiers from Fort Sill. The zone to be occupied by the Defense Buying •». • - ^^ _ ^* i ~" ">- «-« «v\. u\_i_upicu u^ r uie I n/7r»«Tox7; sen ' lee J conunand re g'ment will be Vx fiang^eaj accented tpmprrow afternoon by AY,N-NIGHT SERVICE DAY-N-NIGHT DAY-N-NlG -..— *. w-.n- - -. - i i - '_ .-*&*-. ,.--.VJ..^^ B " • O AJ.DAYLE5S YOUR HOME TOWN GROCER Prices EMectivo At All Bayless and Big Bear Stores Today February LAUNDRY SOAP P0 Gor WHITE KING *- 5* Bars Umlth g Barn With Other Mdie. BAYLESS STORE No. 1..4th Ave. £ W. Van Buren BAYLESS STORE No. 2..Central Ave. ft Moreland BAYLESS STORE No. S, 16th St. & Indian Sch. Rd. BAYLESS STORE No. 4... Seventh St. ft McDowell BIG BEAR STORE No. 2 BAYLESS STORE No. 6. .17th Ave. ft W. Jefferson BAYLESS STORE No. 8..Grand Ave. at Six Points BAYLESS STORE No. 9... 16th St ft El McDowell BIG BEAR STORE No. 1. .1125 South Central Ave. 9th St. ft E. Van Buren Fresh Ranch Eggs No. 1 I WASHINGTON. Feb. 14—(AP)— Supervision of defense buying policy was centralized today under Donald M. Nelson, director of purchases, in a revision of procedure approved by the office of production management. Actual buying will continue to be done by the army and navy but Nelson was given authority to pass on all contracts over $500,000 William S. Knudsen, production director, exercised such authority ?.£?!£'!£ ? nd , a]lh °"Eh Nelson of Purchases it was Major Froiseth w»l sign!, zone * lth Lt - Co1 - Charlesll TOO LATE TO CLASSIFY , RENT: Clean 6-room unfurnished house. 926 East Garfield LEAVING for Los Angeles Satur- i day evening or Sunday morning. Koom for four. Phone 4-4823. Mr. LOST — near or in diamond wrist watch Westward Ho. Initials ___j._j , , - — i-wi-iiuota it, ««,& ., -— —- •*• " cotwai u nu. initial' contended by some officials that G - R - A. Liberal reward. Call hot" iNeison had had little actual power -over the contracts. p -a-year man lot-t „« XT i to «p-»--tt-j fdj- jiian Jastyear, Nelson was an executive Chicago? R ° ebUCk and Com P anv ' income balance Such Is Life * * * * In Today's News Odd Slants Found - By STAFF REPORTERS _ Were caJIpd to a x avenue address during the rodeo parade Thursdav " f ^" ls . t^t a hiRhly ,mtri- «tic indiv,dual was get tinR a of^; OI1 S h ; emo ^nB the hats of men who forgot to when Old Glory was carried by le °' ficers re ' ri.ANTI.NG ALFALFA—WHEAT OATS—BARLEY "Cnable to flnd.hlm.»_G.M. 1920 PIMPLES- «nd simDarotcrnaDycaused blemi«he». Help relieve them with mildly medicated CUTICURA so """ 0 OINTMENT TOMATOES for • •[ Limit 4 Cant With Purchau of Other Mdie. Val Vita— In Puree Large No. %y. Cans KRAUT Van Camp's Fancy Tender Shreds All Popular Brands At One Low Price • Hills Red • Maxwell House • Chase & Sanborn • Ben Hur • Del Monte • Breakfast Club Delicious Cooked FLOUR 1-Lb. Cans SPINACH OVALTINE Chocolate or Plain Small Cans i Large Cans 34c| 61c PINEAPPLE JUICE MUSTARD sSws57fini£^^^ •SS,"* CORN MEAL Fancy Eastern White or Yellow 10-Lb. Sack* I 24-Lb. Sacks Salad Dressing " " " 29c 63c Pop Corn Rjnso RINSO thes Shade: liter 17 Soaks Clothes Shades Whiter Large Large Package (Limit 1 Pk».) SUGAR Pure Powdered or Brown l-Lb. Carton WHITE KING GRANULATED SOAP Large Fkg. Giant Pkg. 23 40 Sweet Wines Elba Brand Quality Wines Port, Sherry. Muscatel. Tnkajr or White I or|. PINTS QUARTS Z4c 43c Plus Luxury Tax BUTTER POPLAR GROVE Fresh Creamery Lb> Umll 1 I.h. with Othe CRACKERS Waldorf Fresh Crisp i. L h Salted or Grahams ' B W T%^WMT V^l UTAH VALLEY mF ^1 ffiVI^ IW M VV Fanc y Golden Solid Pack HOlMlMi IT Fancy **'& • m^rM>vmM+ ^ •• Tender Kernels Fruit Cocktail No. 2U tL for ^CC Can, J ^>/j No. 2'/, ^ for ^CC *^^ ^Bjii^ | OLD TIMES No. 1 ^ A J Fancy Asstd. Tall • ||C| Fr,,;t«f Cans JLV BAKERY GOODS FRESH PIES Delicious Home Made Pies All Varieties Each ^ ^««w ^^ 20c DOUGHNUTS I9e Sweetheart Cake Delicious White Butter Cake—Baked by Barker Reg. 25c Value 22c Tomato Juice Is™"*jst 15 C SARDINES VAL VITA— No. 1 Packed in Tall Natural Oil ..Cans 4 rot 25* PINTO BEANS Fancy, Large Clean Beans.. Limit 10 Lb« Tomato Soup VAN CAMP'S. Hams ARMOUR'S STAR or IMORRELL'SPRIDE Whole or Shank Half Lb. I BUTT «.».« CENTER I HALF, Lb. 49C Slices, Lb. SLICED BACON Worrell's Palace Brand Lb. BEEF BRAINS Fresh Baby Jfc,_ Beef—Serve QC with ERRS, Lb. 9 BOLOGNA Armour's Star Big Bologna.. .Lb. CHUCK ROAST Choice Tender Beef Pot Roant Lb. JQc PIG LIVER Fresh Sllrrd .I.h. 13c METTWURST Armour'n Star. Ta«ly Smoked Wurnt I.h. SLICED BACON Armour's Star ... POT ROAST ,.Lh. 25c 3k RED FRYERS Round Bone Beef Itoait Lb. 2lc Fancy Tender Blrdfl OA^ £«fC PORK CHOPS Choice Lean Tender Pork Chopi Prime Rib Roast Fresh Tender Rib Roast, Boned and Rolled Lb. SPARE RIBS Swift's Fresh ^ ^vC i Meaty Ribs Lb. ^ ^ RAISINS SPINACH £!^ IQc ASPARAGUS gj. 1 2 ,„, 25c MILK Carnation or Sit. Vernon PINEAPPLE Del Monte No. 2V4 Sliced or Crushed Cans Noodle Soup .......... Tall C«i> SMALL NEW POTATOES rh " u PURE EGG NOODLES Del 1-Lb. I B« Monica....PkK. 196 RALSTON OATS g£ J8c Pure Apple Cider 49c RED HEART DOG FOOD 16 Ounce Cans Vegetable Juice Cocktail "»"• ^ IQc SUGAR re Cane or Beet Clean Cotton Rags 49c BREAD M r '«H»i ""<•«> While l«-Oi. fi_ • ritMW or Whole Wheat...: ............. Loaves Op UBBY'S PEAS KT . s .".^. 1 c; 0 ,'.- 2, Use 3 29 Sunshine Specials (i ood Quality 4-Tie Brooms For Family l>e .............. Each Af». COG MARSHMALLOWS Fresh Fluffy Cello. Snow White.... PkK. I A A I UC TOMATO CATSUP ££ ..?. Graham Crackers IT Sunshine, with Added Vitamins and minerals. 1-Lb. Pkg. FANCY PEAS 23c • Krispy Crackers I-Lb. tkf. Pancake Flour Albers Lute Flapjack Package Edgemont Smacks APRICOTS Wood's Cross Fancy No. 214 Ts^B Hyde Park Cookies 1 ; RED BEANS fc'al Vita Tender Ho. 2'/4 'lump Beam Cann I A. IUC QUALITY CANNED VEGETABLES GREEN BEANS DICED CARROTS SUGAR CORN SLICED BEETS JUNE PEAS YOUR CHOICE-NO. 2 Cans 3 15

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