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8 -v AUGUST 11 ml, lake Charles American Press AMUSEMENTS AND ARTS CONFLICT OF CULTURES Golding Novel Dramatic Portrait of Dying Race FACE OF DANGER — This portrait of an elephant, from an original by David Shepherd, illustrates the jacket of Gerald Hanley's latest novel, "Gilligan's Last Elephant", being published ioday. The novel portrays personal conflicts during an ! THE INHERITORS, fiy William j Golding (Harconrt, Brace and World, 233 pages). i j William Golding became famous in this country with the publication «f his first novel, Lord of the Flies, a macabre little tale of English schoolboys cast away on a South Sea island. His latest novel. The Inheritors, also has a taste of the macabre, but it is also filled with an unusual sensitivity and a dramatic frugality of language. The tale is built around eight | people: six adults, a small girl ' and an infant. They are members of that race scientists called Ne- has long been over. They are doomed, these Neanderthals, through contact with a superior type: the Cro-Magnon, by Golding, have few skills. They possess the rudiments of a language, they use fire, and they practice burial rites and worship an earth goddess. They are food gatherers, and are essentially innocent of violence or hatreds. Thus, they fall easy prey to their "human" enemies. The enemy appears in the form of a hunting group, portaging two canoes above a waterfall near the Neanderthalers' cave. The story is told from the viewpoint of Lok, perhaps the most childish and irresponsible of t h e Neanderthalers, and it is due to Golding's enormous craftsman- New Paperback Books Deal With Far East j INNER ASIAN FRONTIERS indeed, according to author ; OK CHINA, by Owen Lattimore! Spector. the 1905 revolution set Beacon Books) — Owen Latti- the example for the budding Asi- ni'->re has been one of the most i an nationalist movement. prolific English writers on Asia! fiendishly intelligent, hensibly skilled, and little corrupt. his meager thought processes in a convincing manner. The very starkness of his prose, incompre- however, adds a dramatic dimen- already a ! sion to bis story Golding is at his ' best in describing, through the Junior Editor* Quit on- BOY SCOUTS The Neanderthals, as pictured i limited medium of the Neander- thal brain, the activities and riles of the invaders. The eventual extermination of the Neanderthal group is inevita- | ble. That fact in ho, way, however, mitigates the poignance of Golding's story So. one imagines, the bushmen of South Africa must have felt about the Boers, and the aborigines of Australia about the whites in their day of doom. In this work, as in his others, Golding is drafting in words his picture of our society — so brilliant, capable of such vast achievements, and yet so irrevok- ably flawed. As his story ends, with the Neanderthals exterminated, one of the 'inheritors" is already sharpening his stone dagger, and planning the murder of one of his own people. i So, Golding seems to say, docsi our society ever suffer from self- inflicted wounds. —STAGEY. IT MEANS PELLCW- *HiP«rrH OTHER NATIONS. CROSSWORD PUZZLE snri the Far East in recent years. THE CHANGING SOCIETY OF CHINA, by Ch'u Chai and W i n- Acnoss 1. Fencing dummy 4. Leaf of a calyx 9. Humor 12. Gone 1.V Poetic feet j Vllll^l*) U T *_•!»»•« x-liut «.! * I«,« 11 m » • j t ^- 1 J Q g £ 1 £ I G P t This book, which first appeared bprg chaj ( ^ en t or Books) —This H.Luzon native in 1940. i? concerned with t h e is a svnthesis of Chinese history i 16> chemical landward boundaries of C h i n a \ _ socia ] i cultural and political -i from the time of Peking man to j {rom the development of the Em-! of modern times. pire lo ^ Mao jse-tung. The authors, both professors at tho beginning Geographically, this spans a 1,-irse part of Asia. The Chinese as a race had their beginnings in i the New School for Social Rethe valleys of the Yellow and the, search, trace the beginnings of Yangtse 'rivers, expanding from modern China from the Sino-Chin- these beginnings to cover much of'ese war of 1894, through the rev- the Far"East. iolution of Sun Yat-sen, and final- Lattimore discusses the loess ly to the triumph of the C o m- j 33.' singing element 17. Wild ass 19. Solicit 20. Hunting- horn 21. Fortune 23. Portable bed 24. Celtic 27. Span of years 15 28. Untrained 29. Malicious burning: 30. Jap. drama. 31. Helios 32. Worthless bit 52. As It is written (mus.t 53. Loop and knot 64. Likones? 55. Kxclamatlon to attract attention DOWN' 1. Moccasin 2. Self 3. Haxlnp lobes 4. Soft, shiny fiber B. Consume fi. Afternoon 7. Concerning S.Fish 9. Bets 10. Inhabitant (suffix) It. Oriental luta Ifi. Enzyme IS. Wary 20. Curtsy 21. Pointed teeth 22. Torment 23. Container 25. Goose 26. Growing out 28. Be sorry region of China proper, the steppes of Mongolia, the forests of Manchuria, the mountains ot Tibet, and the geography munists after World War II. MAO TSE-TUNG, edited by a nd; Anne Freemantle (Mentor Books) ethnocraphv of the other margin-;—Mao has been the intellectual' 39. pi," 1 * of a ~ _ f • . __ . • n .i _ i *» • 11 1 ~C K*.f,ll A syllable 34. Dwarf 36. Northern divlntr bird 37. Large tub 38. Groom, In na al lands of the Far East. : as well as the political leader of; bridle 40. Ruin _. ^ _ 1 »• • ~ Ul -TVUJIl Included among the 585 pages the Communist revolution in'in. church is a large part of Chinese political and cultural history, and prehistory. : China. RUSSO - CHINESE BORDERLANDS. by \V. A. Douglas Jack- d books Qn ma son (Van Nostrand Books) — The L . b _ , _' .... , , . b „„=,,„_ ! Today he stands as perhaps the , ; most influential of the 1 i v i n g l 'Marxist philosphers. He has written Communist prop- official 43. Winnow 44. Assailed with missiles 45. Discovered by the Curies 49. Plain In Palestine 50. Imitate 29. Clumsy boat 31. Fuse metal 32. At odds 35. Amer. cat 36. Manner 37. Fade to nothing Rfl. Obscure of, 40. Naughty 42. Half (prefix! 43. Confront 44. Kitty 45. Alfonso's queen 4fi. Kit out 47. Shoshonean Indian 4S, Can Bl. College degree (ab.) Amorous Spaniards IReficenf 1 fZ 15 XXs 1 Wi 71 27 30 34 3U M J4* 49 i>4 Z 1 u •$# iitf 45 3 9 <i% 35 41 & m b ^ 31 m m 4& $$ 4J m 4Z bO b4 5 m Z3 m 39 6 P 20 m 46 m bl 7 17 Wx •W 32 ^ 46 8 i! 29 m 43 & m IS 2.4 m 40 m && fl-77 9 4 x-y xx< 37 sa 55 IO ^ 25 33 m 47 II ^ 26 ^ 43 ... .. , r . . , 'iwarfare, political tracts, guide- most interesting part of Asia to-; Communist organizers dav is the border between Red: b Answer in Classified Section —and even poetry. Anne Fremantle, a lecturer at ri , . , Fordham university, has had ar- nations meet in an oft-proclaimed ^ these selections from the M T*trtv»H c nit\ rwii inri rar*ioc ^ . . _ _ China and Red Russia. For some 4.500 miles these two 'friendship boundaries. Historically, however, rior has always been one of tension, and indications are growing that it is still a source of tensions. Professor Jackson focuses h i s study upon traditional Chinese territories, Manchura, Mongolia, and Sinkiang, which were once much-coveted by the Russians. ,,. , four published volumes of Mao's thls bm " works They form an important cross- section of the thought of perhaps the most dangerous man alive today. ASIA IN THE BALANCE, by Michael Edwardes (Penguin Books) — Asia, from Lebanon to Tesf/mony of Nuremberg Recalls Nazi Holocaust QUESTION: Who started the Boy Scouts of America? ANSWER: Boy Scouting was originated by Sir Robert Baden- Powell, In England, in the year 1907. The idea spread rapidly; William D. Boyce and Daniel Beard started the Boy Scouts of America in 1910. There are Boy Scout groups In almost every community in America, with a membership of boys and adult leaders of around 5 million. The great success of the organization Is proved by the fact that there are units of Boy Scouts In 69 countries. It is a truly International movement, nonmilitary, non-political, respecting all races and creeds. Boy Scouting teaches obedience to the laws and customs of one's own country, but It also has Us own rules. The Scout motto is "Be Prepared." Its slogan is "Do a Good Turn Dally." When a boy joins as a Cub Scout, he makes a promise to do his best to do his duty to God and his country. As he becomes a Boy Scout, he promises to help others at all times, to be physically strong,^mentally awake and morally straight. The Scout Law Is that a Scout must be trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly,' courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean and reverent. * » • FOR YOU TO DO:. Whether or not you belong to the Boy or Girl Scouts, you can take a part in the fine program they suggest to young people. Be prepared to help in any emergency! Do at least one good turn dally! e . 27 * » * «=><=/ (Alvin Burns, Jr. of Charleston, S. C., wins $10 for this question. Mall yours on a postcard to Junior Editors In care of this newspaper.) LOVE AND THE SPANISH, by Nina Epton (World Publishing Co., 216 pages). In two previous books, author Epton has probed the tactics and strategy of love among the French and the English. Now she turns to the Spanish, but finds a certain difficulty. The Spanish people proved to be more reticent about their amorous adventures. The Spaniards, in brief, feel that such things are private. i gram "to "immunize'sonie 300,000' Despite this, Miss Epton has'persons in northeast Louisiana Sabin Vaccine Drive Scheduled In Monroe Area MONROE, La. (AP) - The Ouachita Parish Medical Society 6. plans to start on Sept. 30 a pro- i ~ Arms of Blue, Gray Subject Of New Book ARMS AND EQUIPMENT Of» THE CIVIL WAR, by Jack Cogging (Doubleday & Cit. 160 pag* es). Nine out of ten of the thousand* of Civil War books that have, rolled off the presses have c o n- cerned themselves with battles and strategy, or with the lives of the leading generals or statesmen of the period. Now and then, however, a different note is sounded. This book sounds such a note. It is a survey of the arms and the equipment of the Blue and the Gray. The Civil War was the first nt the modern wars, in one sense. It was the first war that saw Hid widespread use of metallic cartridges and repeating rifles. It witnessed the birth of the iron clad warship. Telegraph lines were used on battle fields for the first time, as were telescopic sights. Strategy was tied to railway lines, and heavy artillery was used to a greater extent than ever before. All these things find their place in this book, written and illustrated by Jack Coggins. The author touches on how the combatants were fed and clothed, the activities and equipment of the engineers, the signal corps, the medical department, and the quartermaster corps, as well as the fighting arms. For a quick glance at the arms, munitions, uniforms and services of the combatants, this book is la be recommended. Particularly helpful is a bibliography for any adventurous reader who might want to explore farther along any path. Magnetic disturbances in tha it whsther he contributes or not. j u PPor atmosphere can play havoc Clinics will be set up in public : witn snort wa ve as it bounces ... . f i»nfrv* «n«ll. 1_ 1 I... • buildings throughout the area. Each person three months or older will be eligible for the doses, the first to be v given Sept. 30, the second Nov. 18, and the third Jan. ^ lom ionosphere and ucn-cu^eu oy ui« rvu.wdn,. , j . continent filled with He outlines the shape of things; ^ amj h nnrost today, and sheds hgnt on what he,*' , ... . , , , believes will be the future relationship between the two countries. THE FIRST RUSSIAN REVOLUTION: ITS IMPACT ON ASIA, by Ivar Spector (Spectrum Books i—The effects of the Russian Revolution of 1905 were felt throughout Asia. In this survey, Jn thjs Michael Ed . THE NUREMBERG TRIAL, by Joe Heydecker and Johannes Leeb (World Publishing Co., 398 pages). In April of 1945, the greatest wardes takes a hard look at many I of those problems. I He attempts to explain the Asi- iatics' view of the Cold War, of manhunt in history began. The Third Reich was disappearing in the flames of its cities, and Allied soldiers were searching for Nazi leaders. Almost one million men had been placed on the Allied war crimes list, and the roundup was begun in the cities and villages of the Ruhr, in the ruins of Berlin democracy, of communism a n d i and in the hills of Bavaria. of revolution. He attempts to outline the progress of the great social revolution that began in Asia about the time author °f the Russo-Japanese war, and shows how the ideologies involved which is still evolving, in the Russian uprising were ech-! A final chapter attempts oed in Turkey, Iran, China and j point out possible future develop India. iments. Within a few weeks the job was completed — with certain important exceptions. Some of the Nazi leaders were never taken. Others committed suicide rather than PARKINSONS MANUAL How To Gef Ahead In Bus/ness Jungle IN-LAWS AND OUTLAWS, by C. want. It would frighten your su- Northcote Parkinson (Houghton periors." I surrender. to In November, 1945, the Nazi chiefs were placed on trial in Nuremberg, before an international tribunal of the victors. By September, 1946, the trials were over, and the guilty were sentenced and the innocent — only a few of those—were set free. Between the two dales, clerks of the court took down vast amounts of testimony. It has been the purpose of the authors of this book to gather together the most important bits of testimony, and make it available to the general Mifflin Co., 238 pages). Want to get ahead in life? Is it your ambition to become an industrial tycoon? Your first step, then, is to read Parkinson. The wily professor, who has poked fun at big busi- "Among the really expert, all organizations are instantly judged by the looks of their female office staff." "To make people arrive on j time, fix appointments at o d d j reader. Through the testimony of its ness, politicians, the organization ! minutes. man, labor, management, and the :, "The habit of punctuality will press, is at his old tricks again. • gj V e you an advantage over your In his latest book, the profes- 1 r j va ls such as the tennis player sor tells, in quiet simple terms, | enjoys who never double-faults." how to become Number One in a | "Skill is the capacity to do Riant corporation, like U. S. Steel, j something which is not easy. Abil- nr General Electric or Standard u y i s the capacity to get things oi '- done through the skill of other it is very simple. I people." All it takes is application,: i n addition to helpful aphor- l-.nowledge, loyalty, fores i g h t, : j sms> the wily professor discusses hardness, persistence, the right other crucial executive questions of marriage and plenty of that plague the rising organiza- lind ' uc 'k. leaders, and of their accusers, the authors have constructed a history of the Third Reich, from the days of its beginning to its end in 1945. The leaders themselves are assessed. Their behavior in prison is described, their last words are recorded, and their sentencing and execution described. There is a final chapter describing the subsequent lives of Hess, Doenitz, von Papen and the others who escaped hanging. In addition to testimony concerning the conduct of the war itself, the authors have prepared a major section dealing with happenings in Germany and occupied : tion man: This may sound formidable, but j The avoidance of paperwork; the way the professor describes I lie paths to take, it is just a matter of doing the right thing at the light time. Prof. Parkinson's new jammed with bits of wisdom for Ilif rising executive, such as: "Your father was given to you, ril your father-in-law you can ?hoose." how to dominate a meeting; the annual report and how it can be used as a ladder to success; and the "Parkinsey Report." the book is business world's "Kinsey Report." Also revealed for the first lime is Parkinsons Third Law. Parkinson's prose can have the effect of vintage champagne — "Act hwnble. A reputation lor light and sparkUng to Jhe palate, fleverness if (he last thing you but lethal to the unwary. TUESDAY MENU SMOTHERED STEAK ONLY 86c • Matted Potato* 0 ((tamed Cabbagt t "oil, Bulttr CHICKEN & DUMPLINGS TOSS SALAD ............ Abovt Served With Code* or lc< Tea CHILD'S PLATE 4!C UM&ERT'S CAFETERIA III RYAN IT. territory behind the front lines. This section is concerned with economic matters, with concentration camps and the "final solution" of the Jewish problem, with the occupation of Poland. There is even a chapter on the mysterious Katyn massacre. This case opened when more than 4,000 corpses being found in a mass grave at Katyn, in Poland. The Nazis accused the Soviets of having committed this massacre of Polish soldiers. Because there seemed to have been considerable evidence that the Russians really were to blame, this case was hurriedly hushed up at the time. The two authors, one an American and the other a German journalist, have written a book which has been able to recreate some of the impact of the decade of horror that came to an end in 1945.-STACEY. gathered enough fodder on Spanish courtship and love to write her third book. Much of her probings, however, concern the past. She writes of Roman Spain, of Morrish Spain, and of Medieval Spain, as well as the Spain of more recent years. Although Spain has been celebrated for a fiery temperament, a certain flambuoyance and display, Miss Epton holds, in matters of the heart they become,circumspect. "However gay a life a Spaniard leads," she points out, "there comes a time — as it did for Don Juan — when he is overcome by an innate horror of the flesh and a reverence for carnal purity." This, the author avers, is the seat of the Spanish paradox. Perhaps because of the reticence of some of her subjects, Miss Epton's third book seems to lack the verve of the first two. Or perhaps this probing into the love lives of others begins to pall upon the lady. Daughter Is Born To Royal Couple RABAT, Morocco (AP) — The royal palace announced that a baby girl was born Sunday night to King Hassan II of Morocco and his wife. The announcement said the baby was born in Rome, Italy, where the royal couple is vacationing, and that mother and daughter are doing well. In Morocco, thousands of people thronged the streets in celebration. ADULTS 50c CHILDREN FREE j with the Sabin oral polio vaccine: —the first such program in the! stale. ; Co-sponsored by the Monroe- Junior Chamber of Commerce,! the program aims at immunizing! every resident of Ouachita and' surrounding parishes. Any person wanting the vaccine will be asked to donate 25 cents to help defray part of the cost, but will receive NEW BOOKS BEST SELLERS FICTION SHIP OF FOOLS, Porter. DEARLY BELOVED, Lindbergh. YOUNGBLOOD HAWKE, Woulk THE REIVERS, Faulkner. UHURU, Ruark. 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