The Iola Register from Iola, Kansas on January 20, 1945 · Page 4
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PAGE FOUR Defeat Dragons lola Quintet Beats Pittsburg Team 29-26 In Close, Thrilling Game at Pittsburg The lola Mustangs invaded Pittsburg last night and twisted the highly touted Dragon's tail to the tune of 29 to 26 in a hotly contested basketball game. Led by Henry Specht the lolans cpened tast and set a swift pace ihroughQUt the fii-st half which ulosed 23 to 13 in favor of the Mustangs. In the third, however, Pittsburg went on a scoring rampage • arid nearly caught the Mustangs, the period clasine with the score 20 to 23 in favor of lola. The lola defense tightened with the. start of the fourth quarter and halted the Dragon rally and maintained their three ixiint lead for the remainder of the game. Pllt.sburg .scored first and the score was 2 to 0 In favor of the Dragons for the first few minutes of the game. Alter lola got the lead it WHS never relinquished. Specht took scoring honors for thr; evening, netting 14 polntK, 13 of Which were made in the first half. lola now has a conference .score of two victories and one defeat, winning over Pittsburg and Independence and bowing to Chanute. The, lola .second team last 29 to 20 The next game for the Mustangs will be played at Tola next Friday night with the Ft. Scott Greyhounds. The box ."^core: IOLA —29 _ FG FT P PI:; Specht, f 6 2 1 14 Lind, f 3 1 4 7 Cro.ss, c 1 2 14 Ledvitt, g 0 0 0 0 Frazell, g 2 0 0 4 Total 12 5 6 29 PITTSBURG—26 RG FT F Pts •Lorenzo, f 4 0 3 8 Hallman, f 0 0 0 0 Crelby. f 1 0 3 2 Machreers. c 2 2 3 6 Thoma.s. g 4 0 2 8 Douglas, g 1 0 12 Total 12 2 12 26 Number 2 (Continued From Page One) ftUl recognize it, and haven't recognized the Lublin regime. Well, what's the answer \o this? IL'S clear enough. By the time the Germans have been evicted from Poland, the Lublin government likely will have all the country organ- r/.ed under Its rule. In due cour.se there will be .a plebiscite to .sec what .sort, ot government the people want, ;incj who do you think will win? Under lho.se circum.stances what is liiere the Big Tluec can do, within the realms of realism, but accept thi.s? Like it or not. the Lubhn regime will be an accomplished fact. Tliere are going to be numerous "Polands" before the reorganization of Europe is completed. Both London and Moscow have invited America's advice in .solving Europe's problems, but we shall do well to note there's no sign that advice from Uncle Sam or anyone else can prevent the • establishment of spheres of influence which, the United States believes, arc breeder.s of dissension. Basketball Results High School Predonia 39, Neodesha 24. Moran 36, Elsmore 28. Kureka 38, Humboldt 27. Cherryvale 31, Gamett 28. lola 29, Pittsburg 26. Parsons 22, Independence 20. Chanute 27, Ctotteyville 20. Number 1 (Conthiaea From Fac« One) because he started down the ladder. The captain watched Bill go but he didn't say a word." "Butch sure was glad to see me, because he couldn't get up the ladder," said Bill, taking up the story. "The Mahan wasn't going down very fast. We threw life belts and rafts into the water and got the v/ounded on to them. We only lost a few men. They must have been killed by the explosion. except one man who was blown overboard while we were doing 20 knots." "The last one to get on a life raft was Butch," broke In Prenchie. "I looked out .and there he was sitting up like he owned the whole ocean. "Butch can swim but he just stayed on the raft. Everybody wanted him there because everybody on the ship loved him. Why. Butch bummed food from the captain until thi- captain let him cat at the table with him. Butch got his feet on the clean linen tablecloth but the captain didn't mind. And once, when we were heading for Leyte, the ship physician. Dr. H. W. Crail of Las Vegas, N. M., got olf the ship at HoUandla to get some medicine he needed for Butch. "Butch doesn't know much about land becaase the Mnhan was always at sea." "Butch's nine months old now and he's spent all but six weeks of it on ship," added Bill. "The captain said he was a great dog. He asked me if I'd bring him aboard the new Mahan, when she's commi.s.sioned, if I was assigned to her. And I told him .sure. Butch iiiKi r Ixitli would be there." Gloomy Days In Prospect Topeka, Jan. 20. (AP)—A gloomy week-end was in prospect for Kansas and Weatherman S. D. Flora said today he saw no improvement in sight. Clouds covered Kansas and surrounding states and light rain or soft snow was falling in the western half of the state. More rain or snow was predicted for all of Kansas today. Traces of moisture, either rain or soft snow, were recorded during the last 24 hours at Topeka, Kansas City and St. Joseph, Mo. 'Wichita had .01 of an inch, Concordia .06. Phillipsburg ,08 and Dodge City and Goodland .03. Warmest state point reporting yesterday was Wichita at 41. Goodland was low overnight at 28. Temperatures today and tomorrow were expected to range from 34 In 40 and tonight from 26 to 34. Number 4 (Continued From Page One) timates that half of the 364,000 will be disqualified physically. Neces-sary on Farm "If the.se men were nece.ssary for food production in 1944." .said Hope ranking minority member of the house agriculture committee, "they are even more necessary if ws arc to meet the larger goals for 194.5. "I.have no Interest in keeping any boy on the farm but we all have an intere.st and responsibility in .seeing that the nation produces food supplies which the war food administrator says are necassary." HELP WANTED SERVICE STATION ATTENDANT No Washing or Greasing GOOD SALARY IDEAL SERVICE STATION state and Lincoln Phone 1487 In the WORLD of SPORTS (By HUGH PULLEBTONj JR.) New York. Jan. 20. (AP)—Hot tip from the midwest says Fritz Crisler is first choice of the Western Conference athletic directors who'll choose a successor to the late John L. Griffith today. Tug WUson Is No. 2 ... Joe Hutton, Hamline's basketball coach, maintains that Dodger Howie Schultz is the best basketball player he ever coached— and Joe has had some good ones ... Outrider Lucas Dupps still keeps busy at Hlaleah Park directing traffic among the horses being exercised. That's one occupation the WLB forgot to list for men thrown out of work by the racing ban—traffic cop. Just a Suggestion Reese Hart of the Raleigh, N. C, Times proposes: "Why not take all the pari-mutuel machines and use them in war plants to bet on how many planes, guns, tanlts or shells would be produced each day?" . . . We'd call It a swell idea If they'd pay off only on a dally doubled production. Service Department The following excerpts from a letter written by a Camp Blanding, Pla., sergeant who enlisted In both World Wars speaks for themselves . . "Have discussed the question with a great number of GI's and practically everyone would like to see baseball and football continue, but horseracing—no ... A Philadelphia draft board deferred Danny Litwhiler on the grounds that baseball was an essential occupation . . . NO X I C E FORD TRACTOR OWNERS YOU ARE INVITED TO OUR FORD TRACTOR OWNERS CLINIC A program of instruction in the maintenance of Ford Tractors and Ferguson F;irni Implements. A factory representative will be present. —REFRESIOI^ENTS— TUESDAY, JANUARY 23, 2 P. M. Elliott Motor Co. FORD GARAGE 205-9 S. JEFFERSON YOU'VE HEARD HER a hundred times .and probably never associated the voice with a demure Miss answering around K M B C to the name Cree Hartley. Her voice characterizations run the gauntlet from that of a little boy or girl to that of an old woman. On Caro- Cree Hartley line Ellis' "Magic Book," Friday afternoons now at 2:15, you've heard her as the millers daughter who married the king and the little boy who went to the North wind. She was Maizie, the telephone operator, on "Rhythm Row." Come any Tuesday night at 8:30, you'll find her taking the part of a nurse or anything else that comes along on the "American Story." Such versatility has even put her in Sam Molen's "3-Rlng Sports Circus", — Fridays 10:15 p. m. • • • — BUT THAT'S ONLY PART of the story about the attractive Miss Hartley. Shes' one of the few sound effects women in the business. When Smokey is out rounding up the cattle rustlers at 5:30 p. m. for the "Big Brother Club," you'll probably find Miss Hartley on the trigger end of a six-shooter. Sometimes to watch her on the "Magic Book," you wonder how she can be doing so many things at the same time. Prom vocal parts to sound effects and back again! • • — |r<;Ne* to KMBC ^and the "Brush (3reek FolUes," Is Glen Ferguson, fiddler extraordinary. WhUe in excellent voice holding down the tenor spot with the Prairie Plon- eers, Glen refuses Glen Ferguson to sing solo. He hails from deep in the mountain country of West Virginia aroimd Huntington—and can be tuned hi on KMBC weekdays at 5:30 a. m. Mrs. Aubrey Waller Cook will have as her guest soloists this Thursday on "The Classic Hoiu:" at ^:15 p. m., Charles Avey Jr., onetime armouncer over the University of Kansa,s radio station at Lawrence. Charles calls singing his hobby, but he's good enough to be a member of the quartet In the 7th Service Command which placed second nationally in recent competitions. WE'VE HAD A LOT OF INQUIRIES about "What happened to Young Dr. Malone?" Well put It this way. He's out on a case at this time and is expected back soon to replace "The Goldbergs" over KMBC at 3:45 p. m. . . . This Thursday at 6:30 p. m. "hears" the start of "The Adventures of Ellery Queen." We understand that on each program a guest armchair-detective wil lattempt to solve the mysterj' before Queen is ready with the solution ... Of local note, "Salute to the Stars and Stripes," on Monday (8 a. m.) will have the story of Chaplain Wade L. Carter, Kansas Citian who Is with the 15th AAF in Italy. On the following morning, the same program will include a special overseas broadcast with Sgt. Charles T. Augur, son ol Clarence E. Augur of Mound City, Kansas, and a member of the U. S. Army Transportation C3orps, Jiurrently on duty somewhere in Prance. • • • — That appears to be 880 Irom berel !, SATURDAY EVENING. JANUARV 2^, 1946. It is sections of that kind and others, such as Sammy Batxgh flying from Texas each week to play with the ISsdsUns (we cbuid use that seat oii the plane for furloughs), or Johnn| Hopp's trick Imee that never gave way or Mort Coojwr's (2-hit) bad back and any number of others declar^ tmflt for military service that w? .can't understand." GOP Calls Off Kansas Do^r Gathering Ttope^, Jan. 20. (AP)—The 54th observance of Kansas day, traditional pepubUcan rally schedtiled for Jamiary 29, has been cancelled, Ed Motgensterq, Sallna, president of the Kansas Day club, said last night. The oanceilatlon was In line with an ODir request that conventions and other gatherings be held to a minimum. .All arrangements bad heen made and a speaker obtained. A. Harry Crane, Republican state chairman, at first suggested that activities IK confined to Topeka makihg It purely a local affair. BiJft officials giving it more thought decided it was a statewide affair and the entire state was entitled to attend. Since this was impossible be- catise of travel and bousing difficulties, it was decided to call the whole thing off. All afjiliated meetings were can- colled at the same time. A meeting was to be called soon to discuss; ihe possibility o^ canceling the Democratic Washington day meeting; February 22. Numbers (Continued From Pare One) tip of his salient between Roermond and GeUenklrchen in Germany, a front dfepatch said. British troops advanced up to 1,500 yards In mop- up operitlons, and pushed beyond Hongen,?a mile from the German- Dutch frontier. * Nazis L^d Paratroops Farther north, German paradhute troops In a sudden assault seized Zctten, six miles north of Nljmegen and foui- miles below Arhhem, but Allied ctjimterattacks drQve them back injnlght street fighting. The Qermans apparently were strengthening armored forces poured iiito tQe Rhine bridgehead above Strasbourg. It was known that the Allied supreme copunand had determined to defend Strasttourg as long as possible without apsetting military strategy all along the front. Thus far neither side has thrown In its reserves for a total tfit. A shirt must last a year In England's WAAF, only nine months In the RAPf: ^Notice Of Public Sale TUESDAY I wilbon the 30th day of January, 1945, at 1:30 o'clock p. m. sell to the highest bidder the following personal property belonging to Mr. and Mrs. Franit Welch, located at the south edge of; La- Harpe, Kansas: 3 Hor.ses, 6 cows, 2 calves, 1 bull calf. 1 Hirrciw, 1 four-shovel rising cultivator, 1 walking plow, S-horae riding plow, 1 corn planter, 1 di.se, 1 iron wheel wagon. Aboiit 125 chickens and other miscellaneous items "and tools, 1 brooder house. TERMS CASH. Not responsible for accidents should any occur. HOMER V. TROXEL I Receiver. 3 (Continned fVom Fage One) and he hop^ Truman would have as much fun as he did. The crowd like<f it so miich everybody stood up and cheered.' Then Heniy stopped the show by inadvertently calling it the "electrical ei)llege." Wallace praised the Republicans which wa': a good thing at that point because th«y were so much In the tainority. Everybody applauded him for that: and be said: "Don't cheer, the poor boys are dying." Aciually, Wallace disclosed, he was nuudng his .•string out at that minute. tThe fiscal officers told bim his pay stopped ^t midnight. His swearing to of Tnjman today is just free, tor Harry's sake» he said. Wo Longer a, Bamor" When Senator Scott Lucas (D.- ly.) icalled iihe roll of the states. Senator Myejs (D.-Pa.) intoned how they'voted. At the end the score was 432 for Roosevelt-IVuman to 99 for Dewey-Bricker. Sa6I former Senator Sam Jackson: "It is no fonger a rumor." For.aU thte hoop-de-do, the electors and guests paid ten bucks a heaifci hot counting laundry costs. Eveit ^sl3ody ws in a boiled shirt. Panlhers Win ^^thifraight Victory s8>*ci»l to Th« ]t«(i>Ur) lAHarpo, Jan. 20—The LaHarpe Pantherj*on. their seventh straight gajbe a& T-hey. rolled on to a 41 to 14 over Fulton Thursday night. In the latt^'<part of the fh-st half the Pahthers hit theh- stride and at the half ba4 a 15 to 4 lead, and throughdi^t the last half added on to this lead. -Pinal score being 41 to 14. Box s<!0;*e: LaHai^k^l FG FT F TP Bartlett.,^. 7 1 3 15 PoweU 5 1 2 11 Marsh _ 4 0 2 1 Meyers i.-:. 2 3 3 7 Eniminger ..; 0 0 3 0 Fidton^li Beth Harney Chaney Byerley Brlllhart' Clayton Woudd FG FT P TP .: 3 0 0 „ 1 „ 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 3 1 1 5 0 1 0 The CWnese. language in the Peking dla?.ect : contains only 400 sounds, wmpared to uncounted thoiisandi In the English language. Current Attractions at Fos lola Theaters ENDS TONITE ; RAY MILLAND in "'TILL WE MEET AGAIN" (Shown;at 7:25 and 11:25) PLtJS FREEVUE "Thank Your Lucky Stars" (Shown at 8:55 Only) UPTOWN ENDS TONITE HAROLD PEARY in "GILDBRSLEEVE'S GHOST" 'Shown at 7:10 and 9:30) Plus Action Hit ; WILB BILL ELLIOTT in ; "CHEYEfJNE WILDCAT" ^ (Shown at 8:30 and 10:50) IOIAJIL * Starts Tomorrow A Picture So New That We Do Not Even Have a Picture to Advertise It! HUMPHREY BOGART Daringly Teamed With Sensational LAUREN BACALL IN ERNEST HEMMINGWAY'S "To Have and Have Not" —with— WALTER BitENNEN And the FeUow Who Wrote ''Stardust" HOAGY CARMICHAEL (See a Complete Show at 1:05, 3:05. 5:10, 7:10, 9:20) UPTOWN starts Tomorrow Now tfw KTMii b<f <iei IfM CrondM lou^ Twr In yAra wMi Ititw gay, tiMy, gaiUvaft- tin' soli of Ih* Oojr e«d Olddy Tw«nll*«. f- Th* Im niiw Tli«y Saw Paris. Plus Mystery Hit Warner Baxter as The Crime Doctor -m- "SHADOWS IN THE NIGHT" \ Continuous Shows Sunday Starting at 1 :05 Number 6 (Continued From Page One) mans said fighting was raging against the onrushing line of Red army tanks. The Russians had reached the area of Plock, Vistula river fortress 125 miles from Pomerania. The Russians were 238 miles from Berlin In this sector. Decide Fate of Germany" Early today DNB, the official German news agency, declared that the present Russian winter offensive "will decide the fat« of Germany- It has outreached anything hitherto known." There was no Indication that the lOmi KANSAS ^ Germans would be able io salvage their disintegrating forces for a stand anywhere short of the homeland. Nelson, Snead to Play Post-Season Match Tucson, Ariz., Jan. 20. (AP)—A 72-hole challenge golf battle will match Byron Nelson, top pro shot- maker of 1944, and Sammy Snead, current leader, on a New York City links this spring, Fred Corcoran. Professional Golf Association tournament director, announced at the Tucson Open here today. He anticipates the match might raise $100,000 for the PGA rehabilitation program for wounded soldiers. JAMES CRAIG • FAY BAINTER SUNDAY—MONDAY—TUESDAY ENDS TODAY—"CHRISTMAS HOIJ- DAY" & "GUNS OF THE LAW" PIC OUT OUR WAY By J. R. WILLIAMS OUR BOARDING HOUSE with MAJOR HOOPLE IF VOU DOW'T KEEP \ THESE THIMG& OUTSIDE YOU'LL HAVE ME ^ IM A HOSPfTAL.' WELL. BE CAREFUL—.^ THAT'S MY BEST DOC3/ VOU DOM'T FALL OVER EVERy DOO VOU SEE'OKI TH' STREETS--! THINJK VOU PO THAT ON PURPOSE, SO I'LL KEEP 'EM OUT/ BORM THIRTY YEARS TOO SOON) WfmPWi 1 6UES9 i I'D BETTER GET ff m GL^SSE'S. t\ —VOUCANi'T Y BE W(X)PLE, vvJEftC- \ IMG VOORKll ^C3 \ CLOT^tes.' IMDEED, m DE^R. rARS. i4ftCKLEV0ENi.' VOUR \/lStONi IS A^Vf^XINiO/— R/VTHER THAN CHPiMGE VOuR 6PECTACLES,\MHV NOT 6& PSVCK0-^^i^W2ED \MlTM THE IDEA OF iMPROV /ir^ie MOOR HACK- GA\M DiSPOSlTlOfvi ? MER l4U56ANiO ^ CALLED HER. 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