Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona on February 15, 1941 · Page 62
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Page Four (Section Two)' Life's Like That By Fred Neher "Two-bits you don't make it. ir-opyrlcht) Arizona Republic, Phoenix, Saturday Morning, February 15, 1941 — Our Boarding House - : _ . : . With Major Hooplc This Curious World AT A TIAAE WHEN) WALKING/ BECAUSE THIS PACT, AFRICAN) HUNJTEI^S SAV THAT ELEPHANir G4A//SO7" CAN LIFT WATER O1MD/ &UT /\AOTHEI5. MATURE CAM PUMP IT TO THE TOP OF TREES 35O FEET ' OK /\AORE 1NI-J-JEI&HT. A UMIT Of= THE KTEW YORK- 1 » ERS consumed 17,973,056 gallons of hard liquor during 1940, the state announces. W e dispute it. Present -day whisky being what it is, we still think the consumers took one taste and threw the rest down the sink. # * * OFFER I'm a conscientious objector, And no good in war, I see; But it's quite all right for you to fight And save the world for me. —R. W. Roberts. * » * [ For More H. I. Phillips T See The Edllnrlal Pase J Don't Take MY Word By FRANK COLBY Questions From Here And There Question: Will you please tell us how to pronounce PALL MALL?— Ajax Girls. T* tir-ii. T- Answer: Do not say: "pawl By William Ferguson MAWL." originally Pail Mali was 'a game common in Europe. Pall | Mall street in London is on the site of a pall mall alley. The name has two pronunciations. First Second choice: choice: pell MELL. pal MAL. Question: What does one call the two dots placed over a vowel to indicate pronunciation as a separate syllable?—S. T. T. Answer: The mark Is called DIAERESIS, pronounced: dye- AIR-ee-sis. In German, two dots over a vowel do not indicate a separate syllable, but merely change the sound of the vowel, and the mark is called UMLAUT, pronounced: OOM-lout. are legislators SOLONS, and Question: Why sometimes called how is the word pronounced?— Mac. Answer: Solon was a wise Athenian lawmaker of the sixth cen- ury. Do not say "suh-LAHN." Accent the first syllable which •hymes with toe: SOE-lahn. • * * Question: Please pronounce DIPHTHONG.—O. M. Answer: Not "DIP-thong." The irst syllable rhmes with IF, as: OIF-thong. * • • This week's priie for LOONY X>GIC goes to the American dic- ionary that describes pantaloons as: "A tight-fitting man's garment"! Press Portraits Answer: In peacetime it operates under the Treasury Department. In war, it automatically becomes a part of the navy. Next: Which !s larger, North or South America? Crossword Puzzle HORIZONTAL 1,6 Pictured • modern painter. 31 To barter. 12 To manufacture. 13 Consecrated. 34 Wainscotting. 36 Ever (contr.). 37 Giant king. 38 Clamor. 39 Preposition. 20 Toward. 21 To eye. 23 Company , (abbr.). (24 There has .. been much - or dispute over Artist Of Today Answer to Previous Puzzle 14 Acted as a model. 15 Snow avalanche. 20 Carries. 22 Theme. 24 Folding bed. 25 Transposed. 26 Tatter. 27 Machine worker. 28 Energy. 29 Still. 31 Upon. 34 Lava. 36 Fabuloui bird. 38 Blower. 40 Double bass. 41 Seraglio. 42 Pulpy fruit 45 Desert train. 48 Queer. 50 Hews. 52 Oriental guitar. pictures or his paintings. 53 To run away. SO To honk. 32 Fast. S3 Oceans. 35 To bury. 57 Emerald. 58 Deadly. 39 To u-eep. 41 Horse food. 54 Afternoon meal. 55'Struck. 56 Wing. 57 His home is in ——. 58 He is a painter of wall VERTICAL 2 Small island. 3 Urn. 4 Fuel. 5 Alternative. 7 Vivid describer. "Now, here," said the real estate acent in the Old World capital, as he showed the prospective buyer the property, "it a nice house—wasn't it?" —Los Angeles Times Cranium Crackers ballot 44 Culmination. 46 Edge. 47 Tanning pot. 8 Mover's truck. 48 Round jar. 9 Pieced out 49 To apportion. 10 Small 51 Capuchin . memorial monkey. MARKED MONEY Some people complain that they ^.lociaKuo (spend their money so fast they 43To chnn'w l™ i? ont Eet a chance to have a good M io_cnoose by ;] o 0k at it. Maybe you're on! of j those. If so, you'll probably be stuck by the following questions 13 Lovely. 53 Remote. .about what appears on our everyday U. S. coins and bills. 1. What five words appear the Lincoln side of the penny? 2. What appears on the "tails" side of a 50-cent piece? 3. What men's names on a current 55 bill? 4. Whose head is on the new quarter? «.,;?• JJ? 10 * man is Pictured on the ?10 bill? Answers Below Mopsy By GLADYS PARKER po P ulBt?o r n e ." "" ndehborhood there W. A. Rahn Is the to be Franklin D. Roosevelt says ranlin D. Roosevelt says wrv fatp T,i=n=e «t, u j i coming through the wry to the S of nl wuion. * °" ^ We ' re I plain hungry. '16 miles. 151 years that .ween being that fflS?" *«* h -d 224 loaves of h butter. iread daily. UOW COULD TOU Bt AN AGTRESS? I BET YOU DON'T KNOW T»E FIRST Cranium Crackers Answers fr ,L,," Liber( y" a nd "In God we trust appear on the Lincoln side or the penny. eagle appears side of a 50-cent piece A. Julian, are: treasurer . . , er o the United States, and Henry Mor- 5. Alexander Hamilton, first appear! Out Wickenburg Way VOU'RE SO1WG R1SHT UP TO BED— VOUVE SOT TO BE 1M BED AT EU.EVEM/ YOU JOIMEDTHAT DRILL OUTFIT AMD I'M SOIWS TO SEE THAT VOL) LIVE UP TO V\IHV HE NA1XDE. ME A CORPORAL/ PLACE, 25 T0 BES FEW PRIVILEGES A GITS/ THE INNEMTOR WHO PERFECTS ASHftM- PARDON? NO,MO) NOT2500LLAR9.' THIS AWT OUT OF- A MAN'S THlS IS AOOLPH— 25 UM.' HOW ABOUT A SHIELD AMD TROUGH TO DRAW WATER BACK INTO THE BOWL? IGOT SOAP IN MVF/ES/ By Jerry Siegel and Joe Shu* [ S<« Thli Comic In Full Color "I rage In The Sunday Republic J THATS SWELL IGOTACOPYOF IVE BEEN DONG iurrewELL! :LOSEDTHBEE LAUCENCE HENDBICKS- THE LAST NAME ON THE LIST! IE LIST GIVEN TO YOU. I'VE BEEN SEARCHING ALLOVEB TOWN.TOVIN6TO LEABNHOWVOU ABE MAKING OUT! BE INTERESTED CAN GET THIS LAST ORDER The Gumps \WHAY SUPERB SMOWMANSmP/ STROKE opaem BEAR AMD WRESTUNtj BUU. MOOSE— THEN, JUST yjHEN THE AUD1ESCE THINKS. THE ACT^S A FAKE, OUT VT WAS VAJCKY Nft BLCTS, Vtf FRIENO— MUCV* Y6U MANE faWEM THE ACT OUST THE RlfcMT CoMEt*f TOUCH— DO YOUR, STUFF AT EVERY PERFORMANCE BULL MOOSE TOOK. CURTAIN CAU.-V KROKE bCVMKl. 'YOU KNOW- SENSATION. Boots and Her Buddies BY NEJt SEBVICE. inc. T. M. BfH P.*. B>T.8».*3 By Bud Fiife« Mutt and Jeff Sfe Thli Comic la Full Color ~] Pan In The Sunday Rrpubllc I As An Inventor, Thomas Edison Had Nothing On Jeff IT WILL MTEAIA HOTONLVfO J CHlLDPeN.BUT / TO60OWN-UP5 1 AS weu.! / MUTT, tOOK AT THB CCHAHtCM. TRAMP I INVENTED. tU. CLEAN UP A, FORTUNE CM IT I IT'S NOT SUPPOCEP TO WOHKI rrs A TRAMP— TBAMPS NEVER WORK" IV VOUR TOY IS A PAILUBE— 4T DOGCMT Sergeant Stony Craig By Frank Rentfrow and Don Diefa* Sergei Relents COLONEL SERGEI. I AM PROFOUNDLY SORRY A MEMBER OF IAY COMMAND WOULD. ACT A? PRIVATE WISE D TOE BIO TELLING WHAT PUNKUMEKT HEADQUARTERS MAY DECIDE- EVEN DEATH PLACIFC SOLDIER-MANS WRITING A REPORT OF OUR FAILURE TO GET E CANAL RIGHT? FELLOW NOW? The Fabricator f NO. 1 KNEW .SHE WAS GOIN&-.SWE f IS A SENTIMEMTAL, TRICK—SHE JUST CAN'T THANK. FOLKS FDR TweiR. COW- SlDeRATIOM OP UER. -SHE ASKED CONVEY TO AU. OF / FUKIT NOU? sw/Eene.-piE [ \WEMT OUT OP HCRe. LIKE A DRIED LHAP tW A CVCUOJe.—OlDWT \J4AVe AM ARSUMEMT, CMO NOU>2 WER—81-E.SS

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