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THE MORNING AVALANCHE Lubbock, Texas/ Saturday/ February 2'l, 1942 Dial 4343.For The AYdlonche-Journa! Offlett IT:'- By Margaret Turner Cooks Are Chalking Up Days Of Lent And Planning Lenten N EVER mind if you cannot do . all things just as well as you woiild like to. It is only necessary to do things just as well &s you can. * * » SOLDIER CHAPELS /CHURCH-GOING by soldiers ot *~* the United States has increased from 75 to 300 per cent since the program of chapel building has been completed in practically all nine Army corps areas. In- 'oivnation to this effect features the reports being made now to the office of the chief of chaplains of the'Army at Washington. Successor to the mess'hall, the tailboard of a truck or the game room of the camp service club, : these beautiful white clapbosrd chapels have come to be symbols of America's religious freedom in the Army. Through these soldier- churches, the chaplains are building up in the camps, posts and stations, some of the solidarity enjoyed by the urban parish. The nation's three largest faiths—Catholic, Protestant and Jewish--have equipment and furnishings to conduct their respective services at different hours in the chapels. Civilian attendance at the chapels has also increased Parents and other visitors to the camps are being invited to the services. Congregations in nearby communities are beginning to offer spring planting gifts to the chapel grounds. ROLLED STUFFED HADDOCK: Old favorite in a new style Brief Bits Of Local News M STYLE QUEENS ISS AMERICA of today, the career, white collar or business girl, call her .what you will, is setting the styles of tomorrow. There are six millions of her in the United States, earning from $18 to 535 a week, which adds up to a total buying power of something like 3159,000,000 every payday. The day of the glamor girl is gone. Workaday America turns to a new goddess, the all-American working girl. That's one reason why stylists, designers and hardheaded merchants suddenly have become highly business-girl conscious. You'll be seeing her in the home-town shop windows soon. She's & composite Kitty Foyle. Her creator is Lois Felice, who studied thousands of photographs of stenographers, salesgirls, defense workers and file clerks before .she started modeling her all-Arhericah girl. S HE says ths working girl has these characteristics: 1. She's proud of her pretty legs, spends a lot on sheer stockings. 2. She's particular about good grooming, spends considerable time, and money on attractive; suitable hair styles. 3. She likes simple, well-tailored clothes, has definite ideas about cut, style and color. 4. She's smart, modem to her capable fingertips, efficient and unassuming 1 . ': 5. She's no exhibitionist is inclined rather to be unassuming, sometimes e% T en self-effacing. 6. She has good taste in clothes and-makeup. . * * * IN THE MAIL D EAR Miss Turner: In going through some of my things the other day I ran across this T>oem. I believe the word United States, could be substituted for the word, Finland. I thought perhaps you might enjoy reading it. • Sincerely, A Housewife, Mrs. Z. M. C. <! • * Spring In Finland, 1940 Walk softly, Spring, this year! .You pass across the graves of our young dead, Who once thrilled at your tread, And sang your songs into Love's listening ear. Be slow! Be late! Delay To crush these barriers of snow and blood Where We and Winter stood To keep the spoilers of our. land at bay. Let our fields barren lie, We have no time to think about them now; Men can not drive the plow With Red Death dropping on them from the sky. Some time our bells shall ring •'Once more in sudden song, to .- haste and greet Your glad and gallant feet; But Oh, for this one year come slowly, Spring! Kathrine Atherton Grimes. * * * •pECOGNIZlNG soldier need for Charles Weddle, who was graduated from Texas Technological college in 1936, recently took a position with the W. Atlee Burpee Seed company in Philadelphia, it has been learned at the college. Before taking the Philadelphia job, he taught floriculture and worked toward a doctor's degree at Cornell university. Weddle received his master's degree from Michigan State college. Austin Dyer, 27, who has been charged in Ector county with receiving and concealing stolen property, was released to Ector county authorities Friday and transferred to Odessa. He is charged with having purchased whisky taken in burglary Feb. ].3 of a boxcar at Odessa. A complaint charging murder of Onie Green, 33, her common-law husband, was filed against Mildred Kuykendall, 35, a negro woman. Burton S. Burks, district attorney, said a note purportedly signed in a nickname of the woman had been turned over to him and that witnesses had told him the suspect was seen marching Green down an alley with the gun in his back shortly before the shooting Thursday afternoon. The note read: "I come at 9 and 11 . . . Next time I come you'll be surprised to see me." men in business administration al Texas Technological college Friday afternoon on business aspects of motor freight and how women are entering business to replace men needed for defense. Mr. and Mrs. M. B. Russell of 2413 Twenty-sixth street are parents of a daughter weighing 6 pounds 13 ounces born in West Texas hospital at 6:28 o'clock Friday morning. A son weighing 8 pounds 2 ounces was born in West Texas hospital at 5:12 o'clock Friday morning to Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Hamrick of 2110 Twenty-fourth street. Hamrick is employed in the city laboratory. Joel Adams, son of D. D. Adams of Lubbock and brother of Mrs. Eugene Mathis of Lubbock hotel, has returned from Palmyra islands in the South Pacific, where he was a civilian worker when th? Japanese attacked Pacific islands last Dec. 7. Another sister is Mrs. Hollis Reese of Levelland. y Old Favorites To Be Seen In New Style By MRS. ALEXANDER GEORGE Wide World Features Writer Lent began February 18 as every good cook chalked on her calendar. She's smart in lotting down the date because sooner or later she's apt to entertain a guest v.'ho observes Lent even if she doesn't, and she certainly wants to be ready with tasty tidbits to fi'i the schedule. Here are some seasonal suggestions for meat substitutes including a hearty main dish of spaghetti tor cold weather appetites, one appetizer of deviled eggs in Rolled StuHed Haddock V/i pounds fillets of haddock 1 reaspoon lemon juice 2 tablespoons chopped onion 2 tablespoons buttev 2 teaspoons hot water 1V£ cups fine bread crumbs 2 teaspoons chopped parsley \^ teaspoon salt Dash of pepper IVi tablespoons softened butter Separate fillets and sprinkle lightly with salt and pepper. Place 2 fillets together, overlapping slightly, to form rectangle; sprinkle with lem- k on juice. Saute onion in 2 tablespoons butter until tender. Add hot water, bread crumbs, parsley, salt and pepper, and toss lightly with fork to mix well. Place about 14 of dressing across center of fillets and roll as for jelly roll; fasten securely with toothpicks. Place in buttered shallow baking dish. Spread with softened butter and sprinkle generously with paprika. Pour about 2 tablespoons water around fish and bake in hot oven (475) until done. Baste occasionally and melted butter. Serves 4. Marsha Lee Brock Is Hohoree At Party Marsha Lee Brock v/as honored on her fourth birthday Friday afternoon when her mother, Mrs. J. H. Brock, gave a party. A patriotic theme was featured. The refreshment table was laid with a lace cloth antf centered with a white cake decorated with blue and white candlus. flags were also used as decorations and favors were red, white and blue rabbit balloons. • After games, pictures were taken of the little guests who were John Doyle Gammili, jr., DeVelva Bartlett, Clyde and NMta Tatum, Linda Lou Ragland, Ann Files, Mary V. and George Earl Dawson, Rose Marie Feldman, James Faris and Marsha Lee Brock. Mothers attending were Mes- DRESS UP TABLE—Something different in a dinner cloth: Crocheted colored center with ecru edge. You need 12 balls of colored crochet cotton, five of ecru to complete the distinctive table cover. damns J. D. Gammili, Hugh Ragland, G. E. Dawson, Clyde Tatum and Charles Bartlett. World Day-Of Prayer. Service Conducted "I Am the Way" was theme for the World Day of Prayer program sponsored by .Church Women's Federation of Lubbock and given Friday morning from 10 to 11 o'clock at St. Paul's Episcopal church. Sixteenth and Avenue X. About 150 women, representing all demonimations. The service is held the first Friday in Lent each year. Mrs. L. 1J. Waitfl of the First Baptist church was leader. Mrs. Rem A. Thomson of the First Methodist church was reader, Or- gainst was Mrs. Raymond George a'ld Mcsdames Jack Lewis and Fred Stanley were soloists. Mrs. R A. Mills spoke. Mrs. W. B. Irvin of the First Baptist church is president of the Federation. Bond of 31,500 was posted Friday by Bobbie Simmons, about 26, who is charged with passing a forged instrument. She is charged jointly with W. W. Pollard, real estate man, with passing a bail bond to which the name of Sheriff Tom Abel had been forged. Pollard and P. G. McKinley, who is charged with false swearing in connection with the case, remain- a more masculine appealing salad, and one out-right fish salad that's delicious. Spaghetti, Sterling: 4 tablespoons bacon fat, V\ cup minced onions, V» cup chopped green pepper, 2 cups tomatoes, Vt> teaspoon salt, V4 teaspoon paprika, 1 teaspoon granulated sugar, 3 cups cooked spaghetti, Va cup mushrooms, Va cup grated cheese. Brown onions and peppers in 'he fat melted in a frying pan. Cook slowly, add tomatoes, seasonings and spaghetti. Cook 15 minutes. Mix in the mushrooms and cook " Miss Pratt Speaks On Pruning Of Plants "Butterfly bushes will produce longer spikes of blossom and more blossoms if cut back to six or eight inches each winter," Miss Clara Pratt, county home demonstration agent, told the Posey Home Demonstration club members at a meeting held this week. Mrs. W. S. Grinstead was hostess. Her shrubs were pruned in a demonstration. "Since the blossoms are on new wood the plant needs to be pruned regularly and as the blossoms fade the spikes should be cut to encourage new growth," Miss Pratt said. Auxiliary Meets For Social Thursday Mesdames Tom Ogg and Clay Lowery entertained for members of the Local 850 auxiliary Thursday night at 2709 Twenty-fifth treet. After games of forty-two nd rummy the women were join- d by their husbands for refreshments. Those present were Messrs, and VIesdames A. P. Lvons, W. S. Pool, R. H. Lowrey, Allen D. Loter, W. B. Estes, F. A. Owens, J. L. Howard, Paul Williams, Messrs. Ogg and Lowrey. Mrs. Loter, 2216 Twenty-fourth street, will entertain for the auxiliary March 5. Fun Night Held At , Community Center Salvation Army workers, led by Lieut Fred H. Banner, were hosts Friday night at a fun night in the Community center, at Sixth street and Avenue B. Seventy-five children participated in games. A brief program was presented and refreshments were served Assisting in entertainment were Mesdames A. M. Cowdrey, Fairy Holt and H. A. Beaty, City-WPA recreation leaders. Leroy Swift, Dicky Patterson and Darrell Finch were volunteer leaders. Miss Leona Gelin, project' supervisor, was a visitor. Officers Are Chosen At Auxiliary Meet Mrs. James Samson was hostess to the Auxiliary to Master Plumbers Thursday night at which time an election of officers was held. Mrs. D. P. Fox was chosen president; Mrs. Samson, vice president and Mrs. Charles Moore, reporter. Othor members present were Mos- dames R. K. Landreth, John McKinley, J. F. Anthony and W. T. Bell. Members present were Mesdames T. A. Johnson, O. R. Pat terson, E. W. Brown, O. E. Patterson, W. A. Wilke,. Mack Klattenhoff, Renton Patterson and C. Z, Fine. Mrs. Brown will be hostess March 3. •1-V lor smokes and sweets and his inability to buy or receive them in certain fureigr theaters of operation, the Quartermaster corps of the Army issues tobacco and candy as a free ration to overseas fighters. Each man gets 3 daily ration of one ounce of candy, likely to be the hard kind, and one ounce of smoking or chewing tobacco or 20 cigarettes. Matches are part of the issue, a two-day ration being a box of not more than 52 nor less than 38 of these first aides to smoking. * * * ; TWO KITTENS If you would like to have one or two.little kittens you might call at 1914 Avenue N, going around to the back because as Mrs. B. A. Mackey explained they don't always 'hear knocks on the front door/--";. ed in Lubbock county jail. Court officials Friday said the answer 'to a single special issue in title action of E. G. White against G. W. Gilliam indicated a verdict would favor the defendant. A jury heard the case Thursday. Farmers of the Slaton community will meet Monday night at 8 o'clock in the city hall to hear discussed the county war board's program of increased food and feed for firiense, Walter Y. Wells, administrator of the county Agricultural Adjustment administration, reminded Friday night. Speakers will discuss methods of increased production of livestock, feed, etc., and others will dis- cun home gardens. Only routine matters ara expected to be discussed by the county Agricultural Adjustment administration committee when it meets today in its office, 1320 Avenue Q. No investigations of reports of violation of AAA regulations have been made recently, said W. Y. Wells, admiistrator. James P. Steele of Woodrow is chairman of the committee. Motion pictures of the Sun Bowl f o o tball game between Texas Technological college and Tulsa university were shown by Walker Nichols, member of the coaching staff of the college, at an American. Business club luncheon Friday noon in Hilton hotel. Nichols commented on scenes of play as they were shown. George A. Dale was chairman of the program. John W. Smith Rites To Be Read Today Funeral services will be conducted in Rix. Funeral home chapel at 6:30 o'clock this afternoon for John W. Smith; 73, of 2304 Third street,- who . died early Friday morning at his" home. A Christian Science srevice will be read by W. C. Johnson, Interment will be in Lubbock cemetery. Mr. Smith died of a heart attack. He had lived in Lubbock 16 years and formerly had lived at Lamesa seven years and at Lovington, N. M. . Survivors include his wife; six sons, Charles, Kenneth. Guy 5 minutes. Serve" sprinkled with cheese. Salmon Salad: 1 cup salmon, Vz cup diced celery, 1 hard-cooked egg, diced, 2 tablespoons chopped sweet pickles, Vi cup diced cucumbers, W teaspoon salt, Vfe teaspoon paprika, 1/3 cup mayonnaise, 2 teaspoon lemon juice. Mix and chill ingredients. Devil Egg Salad: 8 hard-cooked eggs, .' Vi cup' minced -sardines, 2 tablespoons minced sweet pickles, 1 teaspoon lemon juice, 2 tablespoons salad dressing. Halve the eggs. Mash yolks with a fork and combine with rest ot ingredients. Refill the egg white cases. Chill and serve on lettuce. Special Guests Will Be Officers, Wives Special guests at the Assembly club dance tonight will be severa officers from the Lubbock Army air base and their wives. The dance, to-be held at the Hilton hotel, will begin at 9:30 o'clock. Hosts for the occasion will be Messrs, and Mesdames Wesle; Read, Charles Read, H..B. Prickett Lewis Price. Parker'F. Prouty; B. Roberts, Wayne Prather, Clyd Smith, Marion Sanford, Georg Pierce, James Pryor and Mr. Joh Shewmake. Sliced Brazil nuts or cashews give a nutty topping to escalloped dishes such as corn, potatoes, tomatoes, celery, potatoes or fish. COLDS Relieve misery fast — czicrkaUy. Rub on PARTY IS PLANNED Mrs. Lc -nard Earnest, chairman, invited 25 young married officers and their wives to attend a party sponsored by the Tuxis Sunday school class of First Presbyterian chorus in the church basement the night of March 6. . Refreshments are to be served. The suggestion was made that those attending wear light clothing so that they can participate in the games. PATRIOTIC COLOR SCHEME A red, white and blue color scheme will appeal most particularly to young boys right now, so if you are redecorating his bedroom or nurrery a combination of pastel, blue, navy, white and touches of red brighten will please him no end. Use pastel blue for the walls, woodwork navy, curtains and spread white, chair cushions and such bright red. Carl, all of Lubbock, Elmo of Lamesa and Mark of Monument, N. M.; one daughter, Mrs. Wade Eller of Warrensvilie, N. C.; three brothers, George of Carrizozo, N. M., M. E. of an Oklahoma city and J. T. of Lubbock; four sisters, Mrs. W. J. Renfro of Littlefield, Mrs. Eugene Young of Caviness, Mrs. Kirk Tomlinson of Canadian and Mrs. Lon Roof of an Oklahoma city, and 15 grandchildren. Pallbearer will be Jame Samon, Glen Howard, T. B. Zellner, Looks After Its Souls And Tires EL PASO, Feb. 19. (if) —One El Paso church wants to save its members' tires as well as their souls. Rev. Theo H. Evers, pastor of Zion Lutheran church, in announcing Lenten services for Wednesday evenings, also announced: "Watchmen will be stationed to protect your, tires." Discoloration on aluminum can George Soash, George Etz, John ] be removed by using a fine abra- Frye, J. A. Lowrance and Allen Farmer. sive, such as steel wool or pumice. Averaae American Is Afraid"Most Of What He Has To Give Up NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 20. (/P)— The average American "is not afraid of the war but of what he I has to give up," A. S. Hewitt of the War Production Board, Washington, said here today. Attending a priorites clinic for Gulf States business men, Hewitt with restraint said "the attitude of a substantial percentage of business- men is considerably behind the actual facts" but added that they were "trying to keep in business in spite of the laws of supply and demand." All business men must realize, he said, that the demands created by the military production program are greater than the supply on hand in the ea-cs ot many vital materials. H« said there had been a lagging knowledge of wartime scarcities on the part of the consumer, pointing out that the manufacturer and the business man heard first about the cutciowns while the housewife realized it only when she attempted to buy. Buy A Defenie Bond TODAY! FOR A LIMITED TIMf ONLY VllML la JOL You never served a tastier dessert than apricot betty APRICOT BETTY 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon Dash salt l/i teaspoon corn starch 1 rgg white 4 tableipoons KARO (red label) President H. B. Bryan had charge of the meeting. A civil service examination for student trainer, aircraft engine mechanic, is to be held this morning, said Charles Waller, secretary of the local civil service board. Examination will be in Draughon's* Business college, Texas avenue and Thirteenth street, and 34 persons have been notified of the time and place. Cecil O. Warner of Dalhart lefl Friday for Oklanoma City to complete enlistment in the U. S. Marine corps, said Staff Sgt. Lc-n F. Rowlett. Daniel Steen, Texas Technologi cal college student who was regis- ' A S° od grade polish made espe- tered -from Becton. left Friday for ] cially for the purpose is all that Miami. Fla., where he will report should be used to- remove the to Pan-Ar.ierican Airwavs to en- tarnish on silver. The base of all ter the- aviation ferry service. He: R° od cleansers is calcium car- STRAWBERRY CREAM FEWER NEGROES ON FARMS WASHINGTON, Feb. 20. (UPJ— The number of Southern farms operated by negroes fell from 8&1,687 in 1930 to 680.266 in 1940, with the result that negro youth is being driven to seek urban employment, the'Census bureau reported *.oday. EN ROUTE TO CAMP LAREDO, Feb. 20. (.^-Forty- six Japanese and two Italians, members of the diplomatic corps •with their iamiliss and servants, crossed the border today en route to a 'concentration camp at West Sulphur, W. Vs- Mexican guards! S^isher county land "use planning released custody of the alians to j school in Tuiia next Saturday. j Araeric?!ri5; at the international I . •. j bridge. - I Mrs. Ruty Stewart, traveling ] - - -- • —— :_-—' I representative of Daiby Motor t »v A Deiense Bcr.d TODAYI j Freight-lines, spoke to So'fresh- MASK 1 (No. 2y } ) can apricot knives, drained S tablespoons butter 2'/j cups small bread cubes i/j cup KARO (blue label) Set aside 12 apricot halves for topping. Melt 3 tablespoons butter, and mix with bread cubes. Toss with fork. Stir in KARO (blue label) and cinnamon. Arrange alternate layers of bread mixture and remaining apricots in greased individual baking dishes. Dot with remaining butter. Place 2 spricot halves on top of each, keeping cut side up. Bake in a moderate oven (350 degrees F.) 20 to 30 minutes. Add salt and corn starch to egg white, and whip untilit begins to hold shape. Add KARO (red label), 1 tablespoon at a time, btating thoroughly after each addition. Drop half teaspoonfuls around edge ^^v of baking dish, and in center of each apricot ^^i half. Return to oven, and bake 10 minutes or until meringues are browned. Makes 6 servings. Serve hoi! Shetland Tweeds • Shadow Plaids Pastel Woolens First Lin* took civilian pilot training at Texas Tech. E. L. Mador, assistant professor of agronomy at Texas Technological college, will speak to the bonalc. which may be made into a paste at home. ANNOUNCING GRANVHlE JOHNSON DRUG STORE 1947 13th — IMal 6142 Formerly Hotel Drug Co. 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