Lubbock Morning Avalanche from Lubbock, Texas on March 19, 1942 · Page 8
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March 19, 1942

Lubbock Morning Avalanche from Lubbock, Texas · Page 8

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MORNING AVALANCHE Rtm^A^C* ,0 ; 3?^ by Kaynee Our Easter shipment of boys' Shirts i: now on display in our boys' department . . , hundreds of new Easter patterns and the usual perpetually complete stock of Boys' White Shirts ond Blousss. • PATTERNED SHIRTS in short sleeves, open collar and the regular styles ... in all the popular colors and materials. . SI and 52 • BOYS' WHITE SHIRTS in open collar, long sleeves . . . open collar, short 'sleeves, and regular dress collar, long sleeves ... a complete size range from 3 to 14 Qt all times in this feature white shirt 1,35 •- <* JLubbccMTexos, Thursday, March 19,1 942 —i ii -_j 111 .... ,—-—-------, •—...../ . ..MuwMr, <riurt.n i7j \Tn*j. -IV-I AtAl tv TL A i i i i *m-i '•' p '°» 4343 ror The Avalat.gh/s-Joumal .Ofticet^ Gasoline Curtailment Starts In East Today; Prices frozen Card Rationing May Be Invoked iB» T.-it Associated Pr«u) WASHINGTON, March 18 — The Office of Price Administration tonight froze filling station prices for gasoline in the District of Columbia and 19 states along the Atlantic coast and in the Pa- cjfiic northwest at the levels of last Friday. The e m e r g e n cy 60-day price ceiling covers the area where a 20 per cent curtailment in deliveries to service stations was compelled by the sinking of tankers and the diversion of shipping to war uses. This curtailment takes effect at midnight tonight. Effective On Monday • The price order is effective next Monday, March 23. Violations may be punished upon conviction by a maximum fine of $5,000 or imprisonment for one year, or both, acting Price Administrator John E. Hamm warned. Hamm said his office was given 'serious consideration" to the- licensing of all filling station operators jn the so-called "curtailment area" as an additional measure to guarantee compliance with the price ceiling. Under such a plan any gasoline retailer who violated the order would be subject t court action to have the Hcens suspended. Applies To 19 Slates The price order applies to gaso line- stations in Maine, Ne\ Hampshire. Vermont. Massachu setts. Rhode Island, Connecticu FAMOUS NOVELIST HORIZONTAL 1 Pictured .writer, John 7He~'s a famous •—• (Pi.). 14 Spanish dance 15 Marionette. 16 Note in Guido's scale. IV Yellow bugle plant. 18 April (abbr.). 19 City in Holland. 20 Napoleonic marshal who Jed retreat from Russia, 2 i Symbol for ' selenium. 23 Half an em. 24 Siesta. 25 At sea. 27 Enticer. 28 Asiatic m'ora- ceous herb. 29 Color. 31 Tree. • 32 Universal language. Answer to Previous Puzzle 33 Pronoun. 35 Noise. 35 Rot by exposure. 39 160 square rods.. 42 To tear. 44 Born. 46 Pint (abbr,). 48 Boy. 49 Girl's name. 50 Roof finiaL 52 Marble used as a shooter. 53 Before. 54 Belonging to Aaron. 56 Tenant 58 Secret. 59 Debate. VERTICAL 1 Ebenaceous plant. 2 Parts in plays. 3 Killer. 4 Knight of the •Elephant (abbr.). 5 Eye part. 6 He writes -s. 8 Higher in place. 9 Rotate. 10 Horse power (abb;.-.).* 11 Device for opening. 12 Obstruct again. 13 Russian plain. 22 Doctor (abbr,) 26 Eyrie. 23 Employer.. 30 River m. England. 31 Dressed animal pelt. 34 Lunatic. 35 Gloomy. 37 Javanese badger. 38 Snakes. .40 Tree. 41 Algerian native cavalryman. 43 Nostrils. 45 Reedlike grass 47 In pairs. 51 Greek letter. 55 Opera (abbr.). 57 Lower case (abbr.). X v i And just such suits ore thcss featured Easter Soft Suits . . . the rrore. you v-ecr them, the mors you love them . . . wear them anywhere and you are dressed- up . . . with several blouses or jafaots you have just that many changes . . . featuring many new dressmaker styles and some on more mannish lines . . . from one button to five ... oil tailored of lovely, tcvely woofens in block, navy ond dressy pastels . . . prices from '. T 6 . 95 to 39 „ THE BLOUSES to go with your Easfer Suit will he found ar.ie.ng our brcath- iaking collection . . . thsy add that soft feminine fully effect so very important this season . . . cf crepes, bctistes and sheers ... in whites end some pastels . . ..you'll want scv- Sral . . . prices { r°n-. 1.95 to 5.95 '•VlvA>. New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, 'Virginia, Delaware, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia Florida east of the Apalachicola NEW New Shipment of Infants' Christening Dresses . . . in darling little handmade ba- tistes, hand embroidered . . . some scalloped at the bottom, others hemmed . . in white of course. . . all with short puffed sleeves. f 2.29 ,tv*- river, Oregon, Washington and the District of Columbia. Temporary price regulations normally are applied to cope with swiftly d e v c 1 oping inflationary movements, where it is impossible to prepare a permanent price regulation in time to halt the price movement. In most cases they are followed, at the expiration of 60 days, by permanent price' orders which may set lower levels. Molorisis Warned S i m ultaneously the petroleum industry issued a warning to the 10,000,000 motorists in the restricted area that thev must cooperate whole-heartedly 5n the curtailment program, if. a rigid card system of rationing is to be avoided. Under the quota system effective at midnight each filling station operator will receive 20 per cent less gasoline, and so will be under the necessity of curtailing his sales by that amount. The Cravens Rites Are Set Today Rites for Dr. W. E. Cravens, 71 of 1909 Broadway, will be read at 2 o'clock this afternoon at the > irst Methodist church. Burial will be in Lubbock cemetery under direction of Sanders Funeral home. Rev. H. I. Robinson, payto;- oi the First Methodist church, will officiate at services. Dr. Cravens was claimed by death at 3:25 o'clock Wednesday morning at his home after a lengthy illness. He had been confiner! to bed about two and one- h?.li years. He had practiced medicine in Lubbock since 1920. Dr. Cravens received his medical education in the medical branch of the University of Ken- lucky at Louisville. He began practice in Lubboek 22 years ago, coming to Lubbock from Southland. He had been a member of the staff of West Texas hospital since coming to Lubbock. He was born Oct. 23, 1870, in Windom. He was married to Miss Mary Ellen Mitchell in 1896 at Saltillo. His wife and s. brother and sister preceded him in death. He is survived by a daughter Miss Lula Mae Cravens. ' Dr. Cravens was a member of the Methodist church, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, a charter member of the Kiwanis club, and the Lubbock-Crosby County Medical society. He volunteered for service and was a captain in the first World war, with the 148th aerial squadron. He was in active service at the war front with English forces Active pallbearers will be Dr W. L. Baugh, Dr. C. J. Wagner Dr' Fred W. Standefer, Dr. D. D. Cross' Dr. Sam G. Dunn, Dr. E.' L Hunt and Dr. O. W. English. Honorary bearers will be all members of the Lubbock-Crosby County Medical society and the Graduate fMirses association. « Dangerous Bag-gage Continued From EditoriaJ Page him while a new thought ove:-- took her. What if this were no 'accident'! Had Tom, failing of every other effort brought her out here to get her out of his way? That was ridiculous of course. She must have been seeing too many movie thrillers. Still, Mr. Goodwin had warned her she would necessarily risk some danger. And if it had been a plan it was a good one. Not a soul within five miles. The ocean lapping at 100,000 stations in the affected areas have been directed to spread their supplies as far .as possible and to space them evenly over the month. The WPB order requires the retailers to confine their operations to 12 hours daily, six days a week. Each operator is to determine what hours and what days his station will be open. MATCHING PLAID AND SOLID WOOLENS perfectly Jn fashion for costume suits, and soft suits . . . making' the ccaf of one, the jkirt of the other or vice v^rsa ... all 5-! -riches wide. . .i» many lovely colors for Easter, yord .3.98 MATCHING WOOLEN CHECKS AND SOLIDS idcol for tester jacket costume suits, for dressy casuals ond for the 3-piece suit ... in several attractive tones . . , 54 inches wide, yard , 3 29 ALSO SHOWING EASTER BLACKS AND NAVYS in fins «oafens . . . g-Voartwitls, cavalry cords, medium werght needlepoints ond others for those dressier, loo'<-vour-best suits ond dresses. . .prices from 3.29 to 5.45 *3 >> STATE CANDIDATE—Jesse James, state treasurer, is in Lubbock today renewing old a c q u a i ntances and visiting friends in the interest of his candidacy for state treasurer, position to which he was recently appointed upon the resignation of Charley Lockhart. He has been in the city smce late Tuesday and will leave at noon today for Amarilio where he is to address a school teachers convention opening there Friday. James, who served nearly three terms m the state legislature before resigning to become assistant state treasurer, stopped here as part of a swing throughout West Texas. the foot of the cliff ready to hide any secret forever. (To Be Continued) Finals In Oratorical Contest Set Friday .Fifth division, finals in the American Legion's annual oratorical contest arc to be held B'riday night at S:30 o'cfock in the music room of Senior High school here, according to announcement Wednesday by Ciias. Whitacre, district Legion commander. ; Kligible to compete in trie contest, he said, are winners in preliminary district events. He has not yet received the list of those eligible. The fifth division is made up of the 16th, 17th, 18th, ISth and 21st congressional districts. The winner here will qualify for the state finals, and the state winner will compete in a national contest, Whitacre said. DR. J. B. McCORKLE DENTIFT 307 Myrtck Buildins Lubbock. Texas Phnne fiSS THIS SPRING YOU WANT P O L IS H E » .«; A L F S K IIV A more charming, lovelier Spring for you ... in this sleek, satin smooth calfskin pump with matching bag. Perfect escort for your new suit or dress. Shown in a new warm tan ;.. Cognac. The shoe T ,,, 8.95 The bag .... 6.95 YOUR^DEPARTMENT STORE 903-907 Broad " Cocanougher's Cafeteria "SELECTED FOODS FOR YOUR SELECTION" Chicken & Dumpliiiii 25c Baked Ham 20c Pork & Dressing I8c Chicken Fried Sleak 18c Pork Chop i2c Staffad Pepper 'lrj c Combination Salad 5c Cold Slaw ~ 5c Cottage Cheese 3 C Pickles • g c Drinks 5 C Pie _"_ 8c ON SQUARE ACROSS STREET WEST OF COURT HOUSE

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