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February 18, 1942

Lubbock Morning Avalanche from Lubbock, Texas · Page 6

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TWELVE—THE MORNtNG AVALANCHE i t- •J- Yes/, you'll have "Bees-m-your-Bonnel this Spring t . . and -that's the gospel truth . . . for this clever new block by Dcbbs ij «alled the Bumble Bee and it has a colorful tittle bee on the band which marks its identity . . . wear this smart saddle stitched hot in the country er for spectator sports ... or with tweeds in town . . . whsrever you go this lustrious felt with its gay bumbls bee decoration gives you smart individuality . . . eomss in the following colors . . . Dawn Grey, Pecan, Sandune, Avcris, Frost and Whipcord. Meadowlane House Frocks A clever new group of fadiei' House Frocks . . . colorful, flattering arid refreshingly smart . . . they're colled Mcodowlane House Frocks and ore new with us end we're verv en - thus.ostic over them ... end we think you will be too, once you see the many interesting new fiorols end the clever styles ... see them today select severe! ond keep smsrf-about- the-house. 2.98 JPjal 4343 For The -JeurnQl -1^ y _— ~~-~- — __£. *»J*»j ror uie Avainncne-JeurnQl ufticfji New Program OfWarProduction Mapp^rfFor Industry Need For Greater ~~~- ~ ' —— As An Expert Sees It— Behind War News which had Output Is Cited <B.r The United Press) WASHINGTON, Feb. 17—High War Production Board officials' today were perfecting a new pro- sr.Tm for conversion of American industry to war production. . WPB experts estimated that industrial capacity which last year produced 520,000,000,000 of peace-time goods can be used for armaments by wider application of the conversion plan which already has eliminated civilian automobiles and soon will cut. off manufacturing of radios and mechanical refrigerators, Discussed For Weeks The program may be announced by President Roosevelt. WPB Chairman Donald Nelson will have a part in publicizing it, too. it was understood, possibly giving a radio address explaining it. The new program has been discussed for weeks, but the need of accelerated production now has been highlighted by the fall of Singapore. Experts said $7,100,000,000 was spent for construction last year, and they believed virtually all of the facilities used for this work can be diverted to war needs such i ----- — -~..~~^ «,„ « ludlll ^ as military highways, camps and war . associates that there i« to be flying fields. ' "" —'- '- if ... To Go For War Purposes Semi-durable an'd perishable civilian goods valued at 343,000 000,000 were produced last year, and facilities which produced approximately $5,000,000,000 of that total will be shifted to war purposes. Facilities for processing chemicals clothing, shoes and food wifl be included among those converted. The automobile industry has been ordered to set its goal for :2 at production of war goods By KIRKE L, SIMPSON Wide World War Analyst as an "annoyance" compensating values * w Britain clearly indicates nis own conviction that neither that fiasco nor the fall of Singapore has seriously shaken his war leadership. H e conceded nothing to his parliamentary or press critics except the formal inquiry into air force - admiralty liaison failures which may have permitted escape of a trio of heavy Nazi warcraft, damaged but im- KIRKE SIMPSON sunk. r m* H ««••<•)Ai orrnwrr "~S NEW { New shipment of Roger & Gallet sachet and talcum combination offer . . . scented to match . , . fleurs d'Amour, Blue Carnation, Night of Delight . . . a regular SI .75 value ... for limited time, special 7.10 It was a characteristically bold Churchill approach to hi s home front problem. There is no more astute and experienced reader of the British mind. His move outflanked his critics. It also tended strongly to reassure alt Britain'* war associates that there i« to be no break in the continuity of British leadership. HAF Has New Hunting Even as he spoke Royal air force bombers were hunting anew m German harbors for the ships that escaped them in the strait ,?Jr-,- pnme minist er found some additional satisfaction in the fact that bombs which miss them now U'JlI fall on German, not French heads. He was satisfied from his own inquiry that all three vessels were further damaged in their for Britain ,,J fhe test ° th ? Churchill theory awn convic- & • rem °V aI °- £ those important Naxi naval umU from Brest to Helgoland has "eased" rather than increased British peril in the Atlantic depends on why Hitler ordered the dash. If Churchill is i-iglH, it W.=.E because Hitler had no hope of ever using them effectively from Brest under a con- tinu?l deluge of British bombs. Four thousand tons of bombs were rained on them at Brest in ten months. Although their escape shows that high altitude bombing against small targets is utterly inefficient, the law of averages makes certain that some of tho=e bombs fell true. German repair crews had to do their work over and over again. Hence Churchill argues thai the Germans decided to take the ships out of Brest, thus sacrificing the strategic advantages of an operating base on the flank of British convoys in the Atlantic. The presence of the ships at Brest had faxed Britich air and sea power to guard against attacks on those convoys. That strain '^-\ beei \ removed by the Nazi flight ana the British can nov ^ k h% S ,°!?^ a A_ bet ^ r ?. is P««?«on worth $5,000,000,000 to $6000000,000, instead of an earlier'esti- mate o£ less than half that amount. Such gigantic goals will require both converted plants and new ones built especially to turn out bombers, tanks and other heavy war goods. At least a quarter o{ the industry is now working on military trucks, scout cars, jeeps, and other vehicles for the' army. Mechanical refrigerator manufacturers have until April 30 to wind up their civilian production and radio factories may be broken up for war uses if they do not shift voluntarily to war contracts within four months. The new program will seek to tie all these efforts together and see that they produce the mexi- mum results. -—-~* iv^i^x.-j in LIIU Atlan- as Churchill drew the picture for Parliament. Nevertheless the dash from ss e ash from Biest synchronized too closely with "" Surprise Well Is-Completed SAN ANGELO, Fob 17 I/P) _ Big Lake Oil Co's No. 1'J-C Un'- versity, surprise well on the edge of Reagan county's Big Lake oil field, was completed Monday with a natural daily potential of J.423.66 barrels. The new well, winch promises to give Hie University of Texas a headlong start on its second twen- Vy-m-e million dollars from West Texas oil, opened the fourth pay horizon in the area. H was the from the SpHn sea- near and the con- Mrfrt Middle East to escape e confusion that it plays some part in Hitler s major strategy. Just what London nor w'\'? t( ? be h K-n ,? gton can - nurchill banked heavily, however on his assurances to Parliament that before the considerable Nazi naval strength now massed m German harbors can h . brought into action, new British and BLALOCK TO ASSIST FORT WORTH, Feb. 17 <iF, — Lieut. Col. Myron C. Blalock D e mo cratic national committeeman from Texas, will arrive here Ihursday fo assist in the last four days of the Democratic fundraising campaign ending with a Washington's birthday dinner Monday night. Raymond Buck, stale chairman of the drive, was notified that Blalock would leave Washington third and deepest Penruaii lime. Increase Registered The wc)l registered an increase each hour as it flowed 570 16 barrels of 42.2 corrected gravity oil on a four-horn- railroad commission test. It reached 159.33 barrels the fourth hour. The well, in the southwest quarter of section 24-9- U, then was pinched to await an allowable. The oil was cut only 2.2 per cent n'L drHHng flllid ' Gas" rated 1,806000 cubic feet daily. The flow was through open 3-inch tubing swun- oft bottom at 4,373 feet and through two 3-inch flow lines to tanks three-quarters of a mile distant. Flowing pressures were 900 pounds on the casing, 160 pounds on the tubing. The pay lime is believed to be the clear fork. Gandhi Is Reported On Way To Meet Chiang BOMBAY, Feb. 17. Wl—Mohandas K. Gandhi left Warhda today for Calcutta, where it was reported he was likely to meet Generalissimo Chiang Kai-Shek now on a tour of India. ' Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, former president of the Indian National congress and one of the country s most powerful leaders with whom Chiang already has talked and Mahammed Ali Jinnah. AH- India Moslem league president are m Calcutta at present. Buy A Defense Bond TODAYl Can Es! Now Since Taking Hoyl's Compound "ndigestion, Constipation Muscular Aches, Found Re Hef In Hoyt's, Says Wichit Falls Lady Mrs. Dollie Mosier of 6iO Jefferson Street, Wichita Falls, Texas states: ''For several years I was troubled with acid indigestion I comfort rTHat's Vvijat we/all these smart aver Shoes. And so will youTTJ/ey're shaped over exclnsivc Shortback» Lasts tcfst the heel curve of yonr ot . . . banish unattractive gapsand bulges -vv-ithont sacrificing an iota of toe room Naturally they keep their good looks longer . . . and keep you foot free, too. Come in for your "Foot Silver permanent". . . soon. (1) FOOT SAVER in all Chilean calf 9.95 MRS. DOLLIE MOSIEif kidney misery, gas and a sour stomach after eating. My arms limbs and feet were swollen and I could hardly move. "Since taking Hoyt's Compound my kidneys do not bother me, the swelling is gone. I don't have to get up nights. I eat any without having indigestion eas and bloating. Hoyt's Compound nas done so much for me that would not be without it!" Hoyt's Compound is recommended and sold by the Mark Halsey Drug Stores and by all leading druggists in this area. Adv BICYCLES Buy now, while bifc<: s are fully equipped. Thrill your boy or girl -with one of oi.r streamlined deluxe C j jQC equipped models. ''Afl TERMS *JUi.U.S.P«.0€. (4) (2! FOOT SAVER in oil blue calf ond in saddle tan calf 10.95 (3) FOOT SAVER black cctent, fcille trim 10.95 M FOOT SAVER b'ock kid with black potent 10.95 (5) FOOT SAVER all block patent 10.95 HOME, AUTO SUPPLY AND SERVICE STORE Bill Slater, Mgr. 13ih and Ave. L Phone 5538 Dr. R. E. Adkins Diagnosis and Infernal „ Medicine 2408 Broadway 2-2151 (CASH For Your Old Gold KlNG'slEWELRY 1020 BHOADWAY Specialist In Disorder* of the Fool ^DR. MARSHAll HARVEY CHIROPODIST 110S AVE. K. PH. 7341 Hatcheff Funeral To Be Conducted Today Funeral services \vill be conducted in First Baptist church at 3 o clock this afternoon for Don H. Hatchctt, sr., 56, resident of Lubbock 35 years, who died at 1:08 o'clock Tuesday afternoon in Lubbock General hospital as a result of paralysis. TO Dr \,9' TE - Hel 'eford, pastor, and Rfe V-.W. I. I-erguson of Slaton win officiate. Burial will be in Tahoka cemetery under direction of a ia.-ioka funeral home. Mr Halchelt, who operated a neighborhood grocery store at 2307 Avenue N, was admitted to the hospital Fob, 6. Surviving are the widow; a son, Dun, jr., of the home; a sister residing m Abilene and a brother in Kansas. DOG SAVES GIRL HOUSTON, Feb. 17. <u.R> _ Tommy Pate, 15, thanked an "unidentified" dog today for saving her from a would-be attacker last night as she walked home from a movie. The man grabbed her and she screamed. A large dog attacked the man who fled with the girls coat. When last seen, the dog was in hot pursuit of the man. HARRIS HAS 130,927 VOTES HOUSTON, Feb. 17. UI.fi)_Har- ris County Tax. Collector Jim H. Glass said today that *^e county's voting'strength this year is 130,927, a record number for a non- presidential election year. ' '\ I x ~" Uffhcve itchinc of ec/ema, nim- /~- X I / ples.aihletc'sfoot.scales,scabies, nloi.ches, rashes andotherannoyingtkin troubles. Use cool injf antiseptic O.D.O. Prescriptio ii. Grcast- less, stainless. Soothes irritation and clops itcli- mK quickly. 35c irial hottle proves it—ormon.'y back. Aik your druggist forD. D.D.Preseriptiim. -AQT. DR. J. B. McCORRLE DENTIST 307 Myrick Building Lubbnck. Texas Phone 6591 I WANT TO BUY Old Newspapers. Magazines, Books for National Defense PHONE 7973 Daily Pick-Up Service "Jack Williamson" 42 ONLY IN THIS GROUP OF VALUES UP TO $7,98 DRESSES 99 Sizes 12 to 44 Sensational fashion value that says hurry! Dresses to wear now and later! In this group you'll find sheer alpacas, wool jerseys in pastels, light weight wools and Remain Crepes Black, Navy. Wine, Blue, Green and Brown colors. Be here early for choice selections! 27 Only! Reg. Values to $12.98 DRESSES Sizes 12 to 44 Only a limited number in this group of better Dresses! Wool Jerseys, Alpacas. Velveteens and light" wn O l sports! Black, Blue, Green, solid colors and few plaids! Regular values to $12.98. Hurry! Buy Defenss Stamps ... On Sale At— Ward* Time Poym«nt Plan help* you buy what you need-pay out-of-incom«. Lubbock's Largest Shoe repairing organization is a complete leather shop, featuring; hand made boots, fine saddles, billfolds, harness for dogs, cowboy pants, cowboy hats, Indian Jewelry and other values. 5RDDLES

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