The Iola Register from Iola, Kansas on January 11, 1945 · Page 5
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TOLA, KANSAS THEJOLA TIEGISTEB. THURSDAY EVENWG/JAiro 11. 1945. PAGE'FIVE This oii^ That In Kansas This Trojan Horse Flies! BY JOE DEGEORGE Chanute, Kas. <AP).— Dixie saw a movie for ihe first time the other night—and got the'scare of her life. Dixie, a bird dog owned by Bill Brennan, was lyin? in the dining room wjiile the family was showing moving pictures tdiken in Australia and New Guinea by Mrs. Brennan'.s brother, S-Sgt. T. F. Varner. The dog came to attention and sniffed the air when a group of small birds appeared. Tlien a bi.; ostrich was flashed on tiie scrc-eii. walking toward the camera. As it got larger, Dixie growled loudly and the hair on her neck rose shaiply. The bird plodded clo.ser. and the dog decided to find a hiding place, finally ducking behind a stove. She refused to leave her place of refuge, Brennan reports, until the film changed to landscapes. Vicky, in the McPherson Republican, tells the story of a local citizen who hinted hopefully to his fellow workers for some Christmas cigars. He was tremendously plca.scd when his colleagues marched into his office, each carrying a small package just about tlie rierht size to contain iix cigars. In eager anticipation, he opened the first package—and found a box of kitchen matchos. Contents of tlie rest were the same. The man's pals explained thr.- understood irom his remarks that he expected a laree supply of rigavs, and they wished liim to be wel! supplied with matches. Which leads us right Into tlic To- pcka Journal's account of a New Year's eve Incident. A civilian couple had planned a nit?ht out. but meekly uyreed, at the behest of a serf-'eanl and his wife, who room with them, to stay homo and take tare of the army couple's baby. The persunder.s. ilid .lournul siiv;. » were three packages of a popular brand of cigarettes. A rabbit i.s a delicacy to .soldiers in combat and Pic. Billy Joe Smitii refused to let anything interfere with such a meal, according to a letter received by his parents. Mr. and Mrs. Art iSmilh of Arkansas Citv. The soldier wrote that hr and his companions in an ar.ti-tank division in France killed a rabbit, and it was up to him to fry it. In iho midst of cooking it. Gcrniiin plants appeared and everynni- dived into foxholes. The Kansan knew that if he ief, the rabbit on tlie fire it would burn, so he took cottontnil, skillet and aU into the foxhole with him. He completed the cooking after the air aleit wa.s over. .S Sgl. Lester C. Jack.soii of Abilene, now in 'lie Pacillt. ha'^ a shinv b ;i !d pate. His platoon had liiken a precarious ridge on Ley'e. but when night fell the .Jap-; .'^(.mcd :i fjnrfp Ixinzni charge, making a withdrawal necessary. Jackson couldn't find his hel- Imet. After getting his men started j back, the sergeant disappeared for la couple of minutes. 'When he i caught up with his companions, he ihad plastered his bald head with •thick brown mud. "There wasn't any moon." he explained, ••but the stars were bright I and I know my top must have been : shining brightly. I didn't want any j Nip taking a pot shot at it." A four-door .sedan owned "by 1st Ll. Edward W. Armstrong of Wichita, photographic officer at Strother Field, was stolen from a parking lot at Strother Field the other nighi. It was found the next evening on an Arkansas City street. n turned out to be a happy experience for the lieutenant. 'When the car was taken, the gasolhie tank was aboufc.-empty," he chuckled. "When the MP's found it, the tank was full. A tonkful of gas and no coupons!" GENEVA Miss Olive Walk returned home last Sunday from Eureka, wbere she had beeb visiting for several weeks. At preset she is staying in lola. Mr. and Mrs. George Sherwood were dii^ner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Lynn Dytton Sunday. Mr. ahd Mrs. Ernest Beebe and Mrs. Je;^ Mabie visited Saturday eveniqg^lth Ed and Ida Pieridnft. Mrsjfctorothy Sherwood '<if Neb-, sho Fam, visited Siihday a^«i^ooa with Mft. George Sherwood.' A good program was given at commuiflty meeting here'last Priday nlglit. The next meeting will be February 2, TALL TALE Kansas City, Jan. 13. <AP) Ijapers 0o used to all sorts queries, J but the questlon-a; lor thei Kansas City Star the screwball Jackpot was hft woman who' called In to ask: "Is It true that anyone owir six feet talf. doesn't have to pay tilbtcs?" LAHAR|»E, Jan. 11.—Mrs. Dottle Oldham 6f Los Angeles, Calijr., Is visiting tier brother, Mr. H^irlan KaJtn an4; lamily. Mftjor Joe Limes, son of Mr. and Mrs* Lee .limes, arrived home last Stmday fc^ a few days visit with his family, Joe Limes and sons Jimmie a^d Joe K., who reside in lola^ and-his<parents in LaHarpe and; oth^ .relatives and friends. Major Lime^ has been stationed in Florjda. ; " Mt. (uu{ Claude Cox entertained MF. and Mrs. Farmer: and son ^ Stanley, Mr. and Mrs. Karlin Kabm an^ family, Mrs. Dottle; Old- hani an# Mr. and Mrs. Morris Thompson Tuesday evening in honor (tf Mr. Cox's bhthday. MJ-. Oedrge Andrus and Mr. Morris Thomnson were in Wichita Wednesday on business. Miss Pewl Marie Bartlett visited at home ^esday and Wednesday. Shells employed at the telephone office in Tola. ' This w^k eiids the first semester of the sclsool arear. Tests are being given thls'week. Fi^mds Bremer, who Is the, new owner of the Yokum filling station, is report^ better. He has been seriously |ll the past two weeks. The Women's Society of the Methodist church meets Friday afternoon at 2 o'cloc}c at the church, following the PhUafhea class luncheon.; The Interest apd attendance, was ^len- dld the p&st year and it is hop^d the new year will be even better. Three basketball games were enjoyed by a good sized audience Tuesday hlght at the auditorium when LaHarpe and Klncald contested with two teams each and the Stark town team and LaHarpe town team played each other. The La­ Harpe Pantheys won over the; first team 4Z-f9. The LaHarpe second team was defeated 9-31. The;town team met defeat 13-2«. Friday the LaHarpe jPanthers will meet the NILWOOD Mrs. Ralph Roberts has been on the sick list the past week. Several pupils have been absent from scboql recently becausa of illneas. Several from this neighborhood att«ided the government sale at lola Friday. Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Bacon, Kenneth and Margaret were Friday evening guests at the Smith home. Mr. aD4 MRS. Ira Bacon and family of m^itt Elsmore were Simday guests at Leslie Bacon home. Mr. and'Mrs. Ralph Roberts and Joetta were In Erie Saturday at the home of her sister, Mrs. Floyd Jobe and family. They took little Gary and Donald Jobe home after several weeks stay at the Roberts home. Mr. and Mrs. Wade and son Kenneth spent Sunday afternoon with relatives and friends near Bayard. Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Grlffitts were Sunday dinner guests at the home of Mrs. Gertrude Baker of Moran. The dinner was in honor of Sgt. Marvin Baker who left Monday morning to report at San Francisco after spending a furlough with home folks. Kendall Hutton of near Bayard and Keith Smith spent Sunday morning with Tim Wade. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Roberts and Joetta Q)6Qt Sunday in Humboldt, the guests of Mrs. Roberts' aunt, Mrs. W. ^. Clray and Gray. Leslie Bkton was a {Rniness visitor In lola Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Roy t}«lffitt« and their daughter 'Virginia ol Port Scott were Sunday supper guests at the'TionMppi'Ws parents Mr. and Mrs. Jl'tK^Oriffitts. Mr'."Siitf Mi%; Pranzl Gilmore and Nedra Jean staent Sunday with Mrs. Giliti<tfe'S''•parents Mr. and Mrs. H. Mynstti'-^onith of LaHarpe. Mrt!^iW''I,. Wade spent Wednesday- iiift^teoon at the Smith home. 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