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Lubbock Morning Avalanche from Lubbock, Texas · Page 6

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*AGE TWELVE—THE MORNING AVA1.AKCHE Lubbock, Texos, Saturday, March 2VI942 Dial 4343 For The Avalanche-Journal Offices Draft Deferments Are To Be Based On Importance Of Jobs Plan Announced 1 ! Gen. Hershey CIVILIAN DEFENSE GROUP WELCOME N Flying Cadets and Officers We're glad to be your host city for the few months you'll be in training at the Lubbock Army Air School ...any time you might be "in-town" drop by and visit cur new military department where we endeavor to serve your uniform requirements. . .featuring in this de- partment such high quality merchandise as Hart, Schaffner & Marx uniforms, Florsheim military shoes, Arrow military shirts ... names and brands you knew long before you went into Service. ^ COMPLETE DEPARTMENT STORE SERVICES WASHINGTON, March 20. WP) —Brig. Gen. Lewis B. Hershey indicated today that it would not be the dependents that a man has, but the importance of his job in war production, that would be the determining factor in his deferment from military service. As Hershey, selective service director, was addressing a Conference on War Demands for Trained Personnel, President Roosevelt suggested to his press conference that there would be labor shortages for war work by fall. The president also said plans were not yet ready for a systematic allocation of labor to war industry under -a manpower mobilization program, but another high ranking Army officer told the personnel conference it is hoped to make the U. S. employment services the single hiring agency. In elaboration, Brig. Gen. Frank J. McSherry, deputy director for labor supply and training in the War Production board, said that private employers with established gate-hiring and labor unions with established hiring halls would be allowed to continue if they refrained from labor piracy that is now developing. Both Hershey and McSherry addressed representatives from 104 colleges and universities and personnel directors of numerous large industries assembled at the call of the Institute of Women's Professional Relations. "We must go back to the civil war to find a comparable situation," Hershey said, "in which man-power—and I mean man and woman power—will be strained as it will be within the next 12 months." He said it is necessary now to decide which are absolutely essential industries, retain these and eliminate the others or "we'll waste valuable man-power." Many of the industries supporting the military forces are as important as the firing of the guns or dropping the bombs. He expressed belief that the need for deferment from military service would shift "from the question of how many depedents you have to what job are you doing?" HORIZONTAL 1,6 Depicted is insignia of the U. S. Civilian Defense Answer to Previous Puzzle 12 That thing. 13 Metal. 14 Fruit stone. 15 Made of (suffix). 16 Residence (abbr.). 18 Sheltered side 20 They function with the • help during of the police blackouts, force, 40 Age. 21 On the affirm- 41 Bushel (abbr.) ative side, 42 Strokes lightly 22 Beach. 45 Pope's triple 24 Looks askance crown. 25 Black bird. 49 Subside. 26 Greek letter. 53 Fuss. 28 S;ymbol for 54 Males. sodium. 55 Beverage. 29,Alrican tree. 57 American 32 Rugged mou*- poet. .tain crest. 58 Symbol for 36 New Zealand tantalum. 21 Symbol for praseodymium 23 Deliberations'. 25 They keep watch, for air i-aids. 27 Diminish. 28 Very rich man 29 Banking (abbr.). 30 Swiss river. 31 Turkish weight, 33 Sprite. 34 Bind. VEHTICA1, 35 Ever (poet.). ! Artificial 42 Pasty, manners. 43 First man. 2 Genus o! 44 Toward, shrubs. 46 Within. 3 Right Xabbr.). 47 Symbol for 4 Trouble. radium. 5 Crudely. 48 Toward the 1 Genus of bees. sheltered side. 8 Free. 9 Doctor of Theology .(abbr.). K) Roman emperor. 50 Upward. 51 Permission to use. 52 Not as much. 54 To low. a* a cow. ground parrot. 59 Mountain pass 11 Earth's wintry 56 Entomology 37 Misrepresent,. 60 Finale. 38 Rough-sur- 62 Old Roman faced utensil. weight, for grating. 63 Uses. 39 They 64 Keeps. blanket. (abbr.). 17 Symbol for tin 59 Symbol for 19 Eye (Scot.). . chlorine. 20 Aramaic ' 61 Danish (abbr.). (abbr.). Hockley Show Is To Open Today (Special To Ths Avalanche-Journall LEVELLAND, March 20 — Saturday, Levelland will be host to "large numbers" of 4-H club and Future Farmers of America chapter members, here for the fourth annual county junior' fat stock show. Plans for the promising event are complete and a successful show is in prospect, according to D. W. Sherrill, county farm agent and general superintendent. More than 25 beer calves, 15 sheep and 15 swine have been entered in the affair. Prize money $75 in defense stamps, %vill be offered and winners will be enterec in the South Plains Junior Fa Stock show at Lubbock April 6-8 and the Plainview Fat Stock sho\\ April 16-17, with some of th< boys going with their stock from Plainview • to Kansas City, Mo. for the final sale. County Ageiii To Judge V. F. Jones, Amherst, county agent of Lamb, will judge the show, beginning at 1:30 o'clock Saturday afternoon. The show_ will be in the Hockley County Fair association grounds, south of town and is to open at 10 o'clock, closing after. 4 o'clock. The Hockley County Board of Development is sponsoring the show and paying prizes in defense stamps, said J. S. Mansfield, secretary. Two weight divisions will be judged in each group; calves above and under 800 pounds in weight; gilts or barrows over or under 200 pounds, and crossbred or mutton type lambs, under 110 pounds, fine wool type lambs under 110 pounds. Officials Of Show- Mansfield is general secretary the show; Artie Forehand, Levelland vocational agriculture teacher is superintendent of the w-" l iv'' | ts division; Richard 'McCrystal, instructor at Sundown, supt. of awards; Herbert Hoover, Ropesville, supt. of r-eef division: W. Murphy Boyd, Whitharral, supt. of swine and ' Leo White, Anton, suot. of sheeo Prizes in the caif divisions will Judge Calls Bluff Of Two Attorneys; Lets Them 'Go To It' KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 20 <U.R)—Two attorneys in a receivership case being heard in circuit court got more than they bargained for today when Judge Brown Harris let them slug it out in the courtroom. The attorneys, Floyd E. Jacobs and William G. Boatright, became angry while arguing over the case. "I may give you something even you may understand," one of the attorneys said to t,he other at the peak of the - arguinent. . "Now is the time to do it," the other replied. Judge Harris smiled, folded his hands and looked at the ceiling. The attorneys began clawing and scratching and one of them got a bloody nose. Judge Harris let them scuffle a few minutes and then ordered the sheriff to break it up. Gaines Ranch Brings A cash sum of $500,000 has been paid by the Higginbotham Cattle company for the 51,000-acre western Gaines county ranch of Dr. Edward H. Jones, it was announced Friday by Frank Higginbotham of Lamesa and Dallas,- according to an Associated Press report to the Morning Avalanche. About 2,000 cows, largest single straight-line bred herd in the west, were included in the deal. The cows will produce about 1,700 calves this year. Dr.- Jones, who resides in San Angelo and New York, started the heard several years ago with 700 cows from the herd of Luke Bright of Marfa Only bulls bred by Bright have been used since. Ft. Worth Steer Brings $1,1 ARMY DAY PROCLAIMED WASHINGTON, March 20 (U.R)— President Roosevelt, proclaiming April 6 as Army day, told the country today that. "we are engaged in our greatest war, a war that will leave none of our lives wholly untouched." be, S5 for first; third; $2 fourth $4 second: $3 and $1 fifth for Turkey now has open-air cafe movies. places; swine division. $3 first; S2.50 for second; S3 for third, $1.50 for fourth and $1 for fifth; sheep, the same. Cochran County Show To Be Held Today MORTON, March 20 (Special)— With interest at the highest pitch in the history of the event, Cochran county 4-H club and Future Farmers of America boys who are feeding calves, gilts and' dairy heifers, will flock to Morton Saturday for the annual show to be conducted on the courthouse square. A representative entry list has been assured, said Roy Hickman, county farm agent, who manages the show. Four Division; There will be four divisions, baby beef, shorthorn, dairy cattle and swine. Beef calves will have junior and senior groups in dry lot and nurse calves, with 850 pounds as the weight dividing line. Five places will be given prize money in each of the four classes; also pen of two dry lot calves, pen of two feeder calves and the grand and reserye champions. Three place prizes will be offered in the Shorthorn division for (By The Associated Press! ' FORT WORTH, March 20—The grand champion steer of the 1942 Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock show, a year-old Hereford exhibited by Milton Samuel Eckert, 16-year-old Mason county 4-H club boy, brought $2 a pound today for a total of 51,800 when sold to start the exposition's, annual auction of champion steers, sheep and swine. Price Is Unchanged The 900-pound animal was purchased by Pabst Brewing company of Chicago which donated the animal to the Fort Worth Community chest. The s price was the same as that paid for the 1941 and 1940 grand champion steers. The second animal on the block was "blackout," Aberdeen-Angus, reserve champion, owned and exhibited by Robert F. Cresap of White Heath, 111. The final bid of 50 cents a pound was made by Hotel Texas. Lamb Brings S3.75 Third sale of the morning was the champion Shorthorn steer, "Sni-A-Bar Triumph," exhibited by "Sni-A-Bar" farms of Grain Valley, Mo. It brought 25 cents a pound. Three dollars and seventy-five cents was paid for 'the grand champion lamb, General MacArthur, a Shouthdown, fitted and shown by Jim Shearman, an El PREVUF, SAT. NITE SUN. THRU - WED. L1MDSEY if YOU ARE CALLED — be prepared to serve in a VITAL capactly. Acuic need for men stenographers in military- defense offices. New Condensed Cours; prepares quickly for this needed service. Box M. BUSINESS-^COLUEGE Lubbock. Abilene. Dallas. Wichita Fillj Paso 4-H club boy. The reserve champion lamb, another Southdown, exhibited by Harrison Davis of Dorchester sold for $1.35. Vernon Edwards of Rotan received §2.30 per pound for his Hampshire barrow which won the grand champion award. The grand champion pen of three barrows, exhibited by Bluff Valley farm, Tehuacana, sold at 200 pounds each for 20 cents per pound. DIAL Day or Night Ambulance SANDERS Funeral Home AND CAKEL JACKET by Varsity Town & H. S. & M. To all you young men who prefer to go sport for Easter, your's is a smart, colorful story . . . and you'll agree when you see our new Easter collection of Sport Coats and Odd, Contrasting slacks . . . look at the sketches in this ad ... where would you find more casualness . . . more ease? . . . styleful 31 inch long jackets with wide lounge shoulders, flattering drapes deep pleats in the slacks and "Cuffable Slacks" . . . yes, still the models you like to wear, no cutting down, no woo! saving YET ... in smart herringbones, Shetlana's, Camels, Tweeds Effects and others . . . al! 100^> wool. EASTER SHIRTS by Arrow ... Ladies, get your husbands a new Easter Shirt. . . make it an Easter gift if you like . . . you'll enjoy selecting it from our new Easter collection of Arrow . . . many colorful new patterns, and as usual a complete showing of those famous Arrow WHITES . . . priced from.. . " TIMT> ITfH tt »»««Al HTTfMr NEW e w shipment of V Ladies' "Brunch" f Coats . . . perfect for • the late risers who I . have their first meal \ of the day any time » between breakfast and t lunch .". . thus the \ "Brunch" ... all I clever creations in \ cotton prints . . . siz- r I es 12 to 18 7.98 IX GOLIATH'S SIZE According to present standards, Goliath, the giant slain by David in the Bible, was approximately nine feet and six inches tall. \ High -wages in industries are luring girls 'from school in England. cows, bulls and heifers not freshened. Dairy cattle division will have the same prize money schedule. In the swine division there will be prizes for sows, gilts and boars, for three places. Winners To Lubbock Winners will be sent to the South Plains Junior Fat stock show in Lubbock. Sam Logan, Bailey county farm agent from Muleshoe and Lee H. McElroy, Farmer county farm agent from Farwell, 'will judge the animals. 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