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?AGE SIXTEEN—THE MORNING AVALANCHF ______ ^Lubbcrck^Tg,xo5, ThMrsday, March 12, 1942 Dial 4343 For The Avalanche-Journal x 'No one enjoys Easter more than THE KIDDIES ... see to . it that they are all togged cut for the Easter Parade and for ail the Easter Egg Hunts that are on the schedule Easter Week , .. See the many Cotton sheers in their gay colorings and idea! patterns... and start planning and sewing NOW for their Easter frocks. Cotton Sheers for Children 'V, • A.B.C. TUXEDO BATISTE, yd 29« in bright checks, small figures, dots and flowers ideal for children. • FAIRYSPUN DIMITIES, yd 39 e in dots, checks, and small florals. . .all ore flattering to the young miss. • A.B.C. GALLANT SWISS, yd 49 e children's florals, and colorful small figures, geometries. • DOTTED -SWISSES, yd 49, white, darks and pastels. • GINGHAM SWISSES, yd 59« in colorful checks and plaidsi • POWDER PUFF MUSLINS, yd - . in., a colorful collection of new patterns for children. • EMBROIDERED LINENS, yd ........... 1 .00 EMBROIDERED ORGANDIES, yd ....... 1.29 C. Of C. Leaders Being Elected (Special To The Avalanche) ABILENE, March 11—West Texas towns are going straight to the top in choosing their chamber of commerce presidents for 1942, notes West Texas Today. In its February and March issues the magazine of the West Texas Chamber of Commerce reports elections of C. of C. headmen in the territory, with "more to come" in the April issue as late arumal banquets are held. "In times like these," says West Texas Today, "leading a town's effort is no lazy man's job." Noting that "civic leadership properly belongs to the hustler, the man to whom the community naturally turns in periods of stress," the magazine reports elections of the following presidents for this year: Reid Elected At Abernathy Abernathy, A. B. Reid, automotive dealer, Abilene, Homer H. Scott, banker, Alpine, John Newell, oil and gaspline dealer, Anson, Bill Neville, tailoring business. • Ballinger, Neil G. McAlpine, . real estate and insurance. Big Spring, Ben L. LeFever, oil man. Bowie, O. W. Walton, merchant and ranchman. Breckenridge, Jess Pipkin, food merchant. Bronte, Frank Keeney, merchant and stock farmer. Burnet, Joe Edwards, civic leader. Childress, A. B. Taff, meat packer; and Morris Higley, publisher, as head of the board of city development. Chillicothe, W. W. Bragg, insurance. Cisco, J. D. Lauderdale, banker. Cleburne, William Rawland, publisher. Colorado City, Dr. O. E. Rhode, physician and surgeon. Cross Plains.' Jack Scott, publisher. Dalhart, Herman Steele, lumber dealer. Decatur, E. R. Williams, light and power executive. Del Rio, L. B. Duke, gas executive. Denton, W. C. Orr, banker. Bowen Heads Ft, Worth Eastland, R. N. Wilson, gas executive. Eden, W. J. Green, civic leader. Fort Worth, R. M. Bowen, banker. Hamlin, Henry W. Albritton, cotton .buyer and groceryman. Haskell, John A. Couch, lumber dealer. Henrietta, Donley Suddath, lawyer. Hereford, W. E. Dameron, Hereford breeder. Hico, S. J. Cheek, cotton factor. Iowa. Park, Robert R. Brubaker, lumber dealer. Kermit, Maury H. Alberts, civic leader. Kerrville, J. D. Patton, insurance and loans. Lampasas, S. R. Adams, food merchant. Lorame, Stanton Hut- New Spring JACKETS for the Outdoor Man AIRMAN SPEEDMA5TER Sport Jacket . . . a Zelan treated short jacket . . . with rag- land shoulders . . . tailored Airman . . . zipper front. . .in son ton. . . featured ot , 3.93 AiRMAN WEATHERSPORT Sport Jacket ...a full 30 inch zipper jacket.. .Zelan treated. . . with 2 big bellows pockets with o combination 2-in-l slash pocket o:\ sids . . -showerproof sport type jacket. .. priced 5.53 SKINNER'S FAMOUS TACKLE-TWILL Sport. Jacket . . . crown-tested rayon and cotton fabric . . . long life cravenetted . . . light, . medium and son ten. . .a short jacket with zipper front . . tailored of the same material that football pants are made of... ifiis jacket 10.00 SKINNER'S FAMOUS TACKLE TWILL Sport Jacket. . .some as above except in o full 30 inch Coat style. . .3-piece belt which can "09 worn in full, ii or without it ... double yoke, button fly -front ... 2 lower sadcf!:! pocket? with combination s'ash pockets .' 12.50 (similar to sketch) DEATH RULED SUICIDE DALLAS, March 11 (yp>—A verdict of suicide was returned today )y Justice of the Peace Tom King n the death of Delmon Cecil Mundy, 33, found hanging by his necktie in a garage at his home. — Tf»r* tnu n I»»CIAI / ». NEW New shipment of Patchwork Skirts far Misses and Ladies. . . a full gathered skirt with large patchwork design . . . south American colors . . . oil sizes priced. . . Winter Sports in NEW MEXICO are at their best Heavy falls of fine powder snow have just brought the best skiing conditions of'the season to the beautiful Sandia Mountain Winter Sports Area at Albuquerque. The tow is working, the runs echo to shouts and laughter, and the shelter is full of gay aud happy people. Slip away and join them for a few days of relaxation and you'll do better work ja in the days ahead. jiS Write, wire or phone ^ us for reservations! Free booklet on request. HILTON HOTEL Albuquerque New Mexico Card Mailed From Java On Dec. 7 Requested nformatjon From C, Of C.' Regarding City- Wednesday the chamber of commerce received a card which read: "I am interested in West Texas. Please send me information about Lubbock and surrounding territory, descriptive 'literature on points of interest and recreation, and an economic survey. Also a city map." The inquiry is typicai of hundreds received at the chamber of commerce over the course of a year. But this particular card will receive very special treatment, for two reasons. One reason is thai; it was postmarked in Soerabaja, Java, last-Dec. 7. The great Soerabaja naval base was the chief objective ot the Japanese when they invaded Java. Because of the other reason, the card has been turned over to the proper federal authorities. This precaution was taken as a safeguard against taking any chance, no matter how remote, that it might have military value. As painted out by chamber officials, it isn't likely, but it is possible that agents of the chins, druggist. Marfa, K. E. Petross, railroad agent. Memphis, Carl Harrison, hardware merchant. Meridian, J. T. Lomax, auto dealer. Midland, Ralph. M. Ban-on, banker. Muleshoe, Charles Leneau, lumber dealer. Odessa, Jas. S. Key, insurance and loans. Olney, C. T. Woolverton, jr., oil company agent. Pampa, Crawford Atkinson, auto supply dealer, fecos, Kayman Pouncey, auto sales manager. Perryton, Aldon B. Bell, wheat exchange operator. Petersburg. W. C. Foote, civic leader. Plainview, M. B. tiood, auto credit manager. Post, Homer McCrary, hardware merchant. Quanah, Dewey Marsh, banker. Rails, Harrison Watson, dry joods merchant. Ranger, Lawrence W. Meador, ice company executive. Rocksprings, Lon R. Smart, jr., banker. Rotan, M. D. Ivey, banker. Peeler At Seagraves San Angelo, F. Grady Mitcham, merchant. Santa Anna, R. H. Spencer, druggist. Seagraves, John L,. Peeler, oil supply company executive. Slaton, Roy S. Mack, cotton oil company manager. Snyder, A. W. Arnold, cotton ginner. Stamford, R. C. Giles, light-and power executive. Spur, A. C. Hull, drug gist and stock farmer. Tahoka, J. K. Applewhite, civic leader. Throckmorton, Harold Merriman, hardware merchant. Vernon, C. Y. Smith, gas company executive. Waco, L. T. Murray, cotton association executive. Wichita Falls Everett McCullough. oil supplv company executive. Winters, L. E McGraw, civic leader. At. Roswell, New Mexico in WTCC affiliated territory, the president for 1942 is W. W. Merritt, owner of a ladies ready to wear store. Japs might have sent similar, requests to many places in the United States in an effort to secure information and maps which might prove useful if they ever should succeed in an invasion of this country. Chamber oifioials hadn't decided definitely whether .to attempt an answer to the card. If the attempt is made, it will be to see what happens. But if there is an answer, it will contain neither a. map of the city of Lubbock nor any other information of possible use to an invader. Cooper FFA Member Is.Hog Project Winner Clarence Kitten, a freshman in the Cooper Rural High school vocational agriculturp). class, was awarded a 4-months-old registered Berkshire gilt as the outstanding freshman with a swine project, Jesse 'Johnson, teacher, announced Wednesday afternoon. The gilt was given by Coleman Bros, route 4, Lubbock registered Berkshire breeders and presentation was by Tolbert Coleman, who personally checked the 17 entrants m the contest. Awards were based as follows: scholastic work and grades, 25 per cent; supervised practices, 50 per cent and t.t.A. chapter cooperation, 25 per cent. Other high placing freshmen were, Cliff Hamilton, Jacob Reissig, Sugene Sooter. Weldon Boyd Plan Dorsett and Richard Rogers Bullock Announce?; For Re-Election In 118th SNYOER, March 11. (Special)— Pat BuHock, rounding out his first term as representative of the 118th listrict, announced Saturday his c;mdidacy for re-election. Bullock's listricc K composed ef Scurry, 3orden, Dickens, Gurza, Kent and tonewall counties. Bullock's announcement for reelection focuses attention to Scurry county's warming political race, vhich has already attracted 31 candidates—with election three months'away. Mayor H. G. Towle of Snyder tales'the.city election has been et for Tuesday, April 7, with in- erest waxing exceedingly warm n the different races. Hottest city •ace is that for city marshal wlwe Sirnon Best, incumbent, is opposed Dy B. H. Connally and Homer SnyrJer. ATTENTION FARMERS Farmers may now use an FHA INSURED MORTGAGE to build or repair HOUSES BARNS," SHEDS, POULTRY HOUSES. SILOS and other farm structures Farm Land can be bought or refinanced on this plan, also. ' Payments , are made semiannually .or annually . . this loan may r be repaid over a period of 20 years or in some cases 25 years Provide your family wifh a modern attractive home without waiting years to accumulate the cash. FOR FULL DETAILS SEE BUILDERS LUMBER (0. 1306 4th St. Phone 7453 PURCHASES JEWELRY STORE : SNYDER, March li.—Sam \\'j|. Hams, Dallas jewelry. salesman who Vias been making regular trios to Snyder since-1917, aid is wall known in this trade area, has announced purrhase of the H. G Towle Jewelry company, northwest corner of the square. Can You...? Can you bear to see brtalhlnf man lou-rrcd Into a cold. rlamoij- ir\\t*. He sees hlj unera 1 .! A FRKK BKAVKRV Ticket »:itl be Given lo Everyone SlUNif Throurh The Feature. "MAD DOCTOR OF MARKET STREET" Jinx Prevue Friday 131h • PALACE • Buy A Defense Bond TODAYI DIAMOND BRIDAL PAIR Both Rings at this Price of only ... Ask for LESTER'S and charge it. Pay only ... $1.50 WEEKLY WE ARE CONTINUING OUR DOWN TO EARTH POLICIES ON USED CARS HIGHEST PRICES CARSTAKEN IN TRADE ON LATER MODELS THESE OVER 1940 Dodge 2-Dr. Sedan original grey finish, good tires. A-l mechanically. 1941 Plymouth 2-Dr. Sedan Deluxe model. Beautiful maroon finish. Good tires. 1941 Dodge 2-Dr. Sedan original finish, maroon color, fluid drive, seat covers, excellent tires, low mileage. 1940 Dodge 4~Dr. Deluxe Sedan Light blue metallic finish, seat covers heater, clean as a pin, tires and motor vJ. K., 1940 Chevrolet 2-Dr. Sedan Motor completely overhauled in our shop. Good tires. 1941 Plymouth Special Deluxe 2-Dr. Sedan. Motor overhauled in our shop. Good tires runs like a new car. 1940 Plymouth Deluxe 4-Dr. Sedan Original desert sand finish, extra good rubber, motor A-l. 1941 Ford Super Deluxe tudor sedan. Clean as new."Good tires, motor. 1940 Chevrolet 2-Dr. Sedan Good tires, heater and radio, seat covers, motor A-l. 1940 Ford Deluxe Tudor Sedan Black finish, good tires, motor in excellent condition. 1941 Nash Amb. 6 4-Dr. sedan. New tires, radio, heater, runs and looks like new. 1941 Olds Club Sedan Heater, radio, seat covers, low mileage, next to a new car. 1941 Ford Deluxe 2-Dr. Sedan. Light grey original finish, seat covers, good tires, motor O. JK.. 1939 Dodge 4-Dr. Sedan Good tires. Motor reconditioned in our shop, looks and runs fine. 1940 Nash 4-Dr. Sedan clean and tight all over, weather- eye heater, motor overhauled in our shop, tires good. 1938 Plymouth 4-Dr. Sedan Healer, seat covers, good tires and motor, original black finish. 1937 Ford Coupe good tires, good car with many miles of unused service. 50 OTHER CARS AND TRUCKS TO CHOOSE FROM "TRANSPORTATION HEADQUARTERS" ICKINSON MOT OPEN DAY AND ALL NIGHT 1413Ave.J.