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flMf**y, My I, Iffl ArkattBig (Etmfi PUBLISHING COMPANY Kebtrta rulbitahl, Pmidtti r«niM Juiii t'4. 1UO I'"*- Bat«rtd at the pott niflce it FaytHrvilH, - * " . li Second-Clasa Mail MatUr. f,. MtMlCft OF THE AUOCIA1TD FREM Th* Aasociated Press la exclusively entitled to th. ute for republicntion of nil ntwj dispatch*! c*tdited to it or not otherwise ."edited In this Mpti and also the local nev/s published herein. ? A I I rights of rcpublicallon of special dia- "finches herein arc alto reserved. - BUMCIIIPTION RATH 7" 1^ Ofotfc ,, ·-- r,u. In 'waihRSSn.' B.nU«. IUd»« «*·*· 1. .M Ad«lr counur. C«]a. li wuntin oihrr thin ibova: "Aii~m»n"piT»hii in ; HaasWi Audit BarMH o« CIttlllartM The Lord ktiowelh hnw to deliver the godly out of tempUtions, and to reserve th« unjust u n t o the day of judgment to be i_ ^punished.--Peter \ :9 \Service Unlimited Th« July issue nf Tht Country Gen- tbman noted that yesterday was the 90th anniversary of the ifjrning of the Morrill art, establishing the land grant college* --better known as the state agricultural colleges-- and notes that now as never be- fof» art the»e collegen helping world-wide. OUT own University is engaged in an important job in Panama under Point Four, yitli (He State Department. The magazine rJtlli attention to the spirit of the land yrant colleges--a spirit of service. "Every tfernent - in American life has been it* .',' beneficiary i" the erlitorial says, and con- '.f "The c o n l r i b u t i n n of the laml-ttrnnt -i 1 ! college system is usually thought of tn x"terms of aitrictilture, Anrl, through its ; trinity of farm services--the college, ex- "periment s t a t i n n anrl aRi-iniltiiral extension--it h;is been I h e key influence in the revolutionar," progress in farming and the parallel advances in farm living. Thousands of local c o m m u n i t i e s nnd the markets that are dependent on agriculture h»ve likewise shared in these gains. "The circle of benefits extends still farther. The land-gran! college! shook the field of hiahcr education out of a narrow traditionalism and opened it up to the practical needs of 1he nation. By so doing they gave nn effectual impetus to the «ci- entific and technical development of Industry as well ns agriculture. But their greatest contribution to the mdu'itrial system is the foundation of an ample food supply they have helped to put under it. Our whole ecnnomicjlrucUire ii bolted to that'fotindation. "In aiim total the public it probably the biggest beneficiary of all. When the land-grant colleges were established one half nf the nation's working force was oc- cupied'in farming. Now each farm worker produces enough for himself *nd fifteen others. Without this amazing in. crease in productive capacity, releasing so many to other pursuits, the present American standsrd of living would not be pos- "·Bible. "Services of the land-grant college kfnd are likely to be even more important in the period ahead. The country's population is expanding rapidlv in ratio to our , land resources. This will require a comparable Increase in farm production, per :. man, acre and farm animal. It nuts a heavier load on the experiment statfons, aptly described as 'the powerhouse of the Innri-jirant college system.'" Truly, land grant colleges, on the 90th anniversary of their formation, have much to their credit. And their field, as the mag- ' izine points out, is widening annually .-The service they may yet render is unlhnited. When you run into a fellow who has a proposition that won't hold water, he's a Bponger. When a man has no secrets from his wife he c i t h e r h.-is ln-eu found out or confessed. THE WASHINGTON Merry-Go-Round If DHZW PEARSON Washington--Ike notes--There's be-n less gloom around Eisenhower headquarter!. His manager!;, once in the doldrums, now look happier. They think Ike has m«de inroads on Taft delegatei. A total of 75 is the number hey think he has wooed and won during charm-exuding talks. The general himself Is still suffering from a uplit ptnonallty. Sometimes he veers to one policy, lomftirnes to another. Perhaps this is be- cauie he know« that to win the nomination he has to be conservative enough to please the He- publicini; y«t to net elected he has to be liberal enough to please Democrats . . . Ike cliirns he doesn't want to know what his staff if doing. (SomatimM thingi would be a lot better off if he did know.) He even paid he didn't know what the good-nlws w«» »h»t Senator IvOdfe brought him the other day, though » lot of other people knew It was the support of Michigan's potent Arthur Summerfield, which may swing Ihe large Michigan delegation. Mamie Eluenhower, completely new to politics, has cooperated with photographers, newsmen. Ike also has done everything his managers have asked, continue* In excellent npirlts. Ike and press--If Elsenhower is nominated it won't he .through any f a u l t of his s t u f f . Thoy have pulled in opposite directions, differed on policies, missed Important cucr. One major boner caused Arthur Vanrtcnbcrg, Jr., son of the late great jetiator, to t u r n In his resignation. However, it was withdrawn, and. In the end. the boner turned out okay. This w a j the private Ike luncheon held by Washington trainer! peals-Charlei Lucey of Scripps-Howarri-, Bert Andrews of the New York Herald Tribune. Seotty Rcston of'New York Times, Fred Collins of Providence Journal, et al. No wire services, no networks, no news magazines were invited. Naturally they hit the ceiling . . . Harry Luce, Time-Life publisher, hearing about the off-thc- record lunch, remarked to Palmer Hoyt of the Dtnver Post: "I'll call up my man. Ed Darby, and find out what happened." But his man. Darby, had been barred. Naturally. Luce, a strong Ike-man, wasn't happy. The ensuing storm from those who were snubbed gave the luncheon more headline* than if Ike had made a speech. His Bpcfch would have cost money for radio and TV timt. Jealousy between newsmen cost nothing. » * * Frantic Congress--During the hot-wcathrr- hot temper wind-up of Congress. Senator Humphrey of Minnesota got into a backstage t i f f wilh majority leader McFarland of Arizona, told him his leadership "stunk," t h a t he was letting M'cCarran lit Nevada run the Sena'e. Most lobbyists took a licking when the Senate and House conferees locked themselves up to iron out the controls bill. Senator Maybank of South Carolina took the lead in plugging loopholes the lobbyists hari driven in the House bill. One iobbyirt, Al Payne of the renl estate crowd, kept constant vigil outside the conference door buttonholing legislators as they came out. In the end, several rent control loopholes remained in the bill. Combat bonus--The extra pay for CI's In front-line trenches proposed by this columnist two yean ago, passed the Senate okay, but got stymied in the House by Carl Vinson of Georgia and Dewejr Short of Mlstourl. It calls for a combat bonui in Korea timtlar to t h a t paid in World War II. alia similar to that paid today to sub- mirlnt crews and airmen for extra risk . . . Byrd of Virginia also helped stop the bonus, but Senators Monroney of Oklahoma, Long of Loulilana anil Moody of Michigan are making a latt dtipertte effort to pass it. Dtiplte opposition by Southern coal opera- tort, Chairman Graham Harden of North Carolina hai bten pushing the mine-safety bill. The memberj of his Labor Committee who opposed are four Republicans--Gwlnn. N. Y.; Wint Smith, Kan.; Morton, Ken.; Werdcll, Calif. Also three Democrats--Wood, Ga.; Lucas, Texas; Tackttt, Ark. * * * Democratic Doings--Cleveland's Demo boss, Bay Miller, wisecracks that Ohio's governor Lausche "wants so much to be like Abraham Lincoln that he won't be satisfied until he's assassinated." . . . Republicans claim the Dems should get a new campaign slogan: "Honesty is no substitute for experience" . . . Demo Chairman Frank McKinney is trylns to eradicate the Mison-Dlxon line Inside the Democratic party- he is being extra considerate of visiting Dixie- cra'ta, has assured key Southern senators they will be consulted before drafting the Chicago platform . . . McKinney's wooing of Mississippi DIxiecrM J. P. Col«man, however, didn't sit well at the White House. Coleman was recognized by McKinney as new Mississippi committeeman even though he's a non-loyalist, potential bolter. Strom Thurmond. Dixiecrat candidate for president in '4(1 this year will be a delegate at Chicago. Speaker Sam Rayburn and Vice President Barkley have been working ouieth- t.i ^md off any Dixiecrat bolts. The Mississippi delegation appears the most mutinous. In the hot Kefauver-Harriman primary in th District of Columbia where there was a heavy Negro turnout, holders of car license Nos. J.-9757 and 721 slat* that they were not carrying repeaters from poll to poll, but rather carry- Ing colored voters to polling places whfe the waiting line was not so long. * -A- * Good news for Stalin--The Senate-House appropriations cuts will knock 71HI planes out nf next year's budget. That's Ml per cent more t h a n the Communists have shot down in the Korean war. The mnn responsible for the severe Air The Air We Breathe ! They'll Do It livery Time ~ By Jimmy Hatlo LEOTARD WAS CUJB PREXV THE MEETIN'65 WERE RUrJ INl 4 VtR/ I THlhJK WE CAM OSPEfJSE WITH THE l?EAOMfl OF THE, /MIMUTES F I DON'T f EAR /W ISJ'T ANY PRESSING BUSINESS XT SOME OP you »WE MY New BUSINESS, JU. EfJTEITTXlM TO AKJOUKtl iYl ·£""' WBLED /MOTION fri^^^^INu.C;.,^ Force slash is Assistant Secretary of Defense W. J. McNeil. The senate appropriations committee sent him a list of questions to find out how serious the cuts would be. McNeil got the answers from the Air Force, which warned that the cuts would be a dangerous security gamble. But, instead of sending the Air Force answer back to the Senate, McNeil sent his own answers in order to appease the economy bloc. The Air Force has warned that, if the steel strike continues, jet- engine production will come to a standstill in 30 days and the last jet engine then in production will be delivered to the Air- Force in 60 clays. The House has cut civil-defense funds from $600,000,000 down to a measly $37,0000,000 a reduction of over 90 per cent. This means that our civilian security program against atom warfare, including the training of 3,000,000 civil-defense volunteers, will b* virtually put out of business. * * * Steel strike--Smart John L. Lewis garnered big headlines by offering $10.000,000 to the steelworkers from th* United Mine Workers' kitty, but then never came across. He merely notified his bank that he would loan the money. Quipped a steelworker official: "Our credit is plenty good at our own banks." John L. has disliked CIO boss Phil Murray ever since they split over CIO policies, likes to appear patronizing. Presidential Assistant John Steelman says privately he'll sit out the steel strike until both management and labor start hurting and are forced to talk compromise. Bennett Sam Goldwyn, most prodigal and finicky of Hollywood producers, learned a new lesson in economy when Director Mark Robson brought in his new picture, I Want You, three days ahead of schedule, and twenty-five per cent under the estimated budget of a million and · half dollars. Mr. Goldwyn was not only impressed, but overjoyed, and indicated there would be more of the same in all his future operations. As he characteristically expressed it, "Who can afford not to save money when it doesn't cost anything?" if it it John Crosby warns radio artists and spielers of commercials that no matter how exaggerated and absurd their claims or advice may be, some segment of Ihe great American audience will most certainly take them seriously. When a bleak ditty named "Gloomy Sunday" {popularly known as tht* Suicide Song) wa on the Hit Parade, for instance, people would phone in requests to have it played and bump themselves off while it was on the air. Arthur Godfrey once kiddingly remarked that the cellophane wrapper on a pack of popular brand cigarettes could be used as fish bait. Not only did thousands take him at his word, but a girl friend of Crosby's caught a two-pound bass as a result. ·k if if A Russian delegate to the UN was boasting to Israel's Prime Minister, David Ben-Gurion, of the fact that some copper wire was discovered in a cave that had not been entered for over a hundred years, "Conclusive proof," declared the Stalinite, "that we had telephones in Russia long before that upstart Alexander Graham Bell came along." "PouT," scoffed Bon-Gurion. "In an excavation below Tiberius recently one of our scientists found absolutely nothing. This means that the ancient Hebrews perfected wireless 5,000 years before you rigged up the telephone!" it it * In France, where they always seem to be having an "important" election, a follower of De Gaulle declared, "I never fail to give my taxi drivers n tip of 100 francs, telling them 'Be sure to vote for De Gaulle.'" A friend answered. "My way is not only cheaper but much more effective. I give no tip at all and tell them to vote for the Communists." Death in the Sierras XII WITH Sergeant Duncan entering wilh me, no explanation was required for our absence from the lodge. Duncan disappeared after thai and Dr. David Robert! told me that Duncan had set a guard at both entrances to the cav* to protect Mrs. Ordell. Only the hermit would be permitted lo e n t e r the cave. This seemed strange to me. Why didn't they move poor Mrs. Ordell back to the lodRe nnd safety? It seemed terrible to let the professor, her husbnnrl, go on grieving. It was not quite noon, but the musical jangle of tVie dinner bell vame pleasantly froiv the kitchen, nhumh.i came waddling toward the lodge, striking an iron rod on .the triangle as she walked. "I've got to talk to Dr. Roberts," she snid. . "Rhumba," said florid Mr. James, "whatever you have lo say to Dr. .Roberts can · b* postponed till later." "No, it cain't, Mr. James. I've got o talk to him now." "Rhumba," Mr. James wheeled angrily, "go back to the kitchen or you'll he nrrd." "fire away, Mr. James. I can fo to work at Fallen l.raf Lake any- 'lime 1 wants." Rolling her eyes .angrily, she caught David by the arm and propelled him toward the [fireplace, Duncan followed and I, ,not wanting to miss anything, cam* ialong. "Tills aln'l for ymi all," Rhumba .snld emphatically, eyeing Sergeant .Duncan and me. "You can talk freely In front ol Sergeant Duncan and Mist Curtis, Rhumba." said Dr. RolMrU. Rhumba mined, then uM. ·] know who's In* nunUnr." She paused as w* n*td w btMlh. "Bui 1 ainl itllln'." ·But why did you tell UM ***n this much?" *skid David. "Because you're a G-nwn. t iMUd Mi. Marfuvd UOU*' M jrw about It, Sergeant." Duncan set hU mouth in * thin line and glared at the cook. Here, then, was whft Tkvid bad started to tell m* in the tent "Yts, Rhumba. I'm a federal investigator. I didnt come to Gold Like to solve · murder mystery, but since I'm here, I'm helping. And if you know anything, I'm sure you understand that you must help too." "Mr. James killed Mrs. Ordell. I aaw him run from the Ordell tent just before she screamed. He told me he was opcnin 1 sugar for me, but he went to the Ordell tent after that. And what's m o r e , he put white powder on a slab of meat that looked mighty like the meat you found in your tent, Miss Curtis. Mr. J a m e s is a no-account man, 1 tell you." Dr. Roberts looked al the sergeant 1 thought I detected a wink. Then the doctor turned back to Rhumba and said, "Thanks for telling us this. We'll, ace U wt can follow it up." · · · JEFF and Dick and old Pele Du" pres b r o u g h t up a siring of horses to the door of the lodge. Duncan uked JefT, Ordell, Miss Hansrn, David Roberts and me to mount. I heard him give orders to Marguard to find J a m e s and to hold him. Dr. Roberts rode beside me. He smiled At me reassuringly and, leaning from his saiHIc, he said In a low voice, "See If you can And the three trees. 1 believe 1 know where ihey arc." Sergeant Duncan beckoned Ordell lo ride beside him and the pro- (fasor Jobbed up lo the head ol the procession. David said thai horn Duncan and th* protestor thought they kiww^here the ir*n st.wd. I wondered how Duncan explained IA Ihe prnfeiwir how ht gurxd ku MilorfMtkm about UK map. It amwd that MUa H*naest Md| Jed knew, too, and they pointed this way and that whenever Ihn-ii trees grew somewhat close to-! gether. But Duncan and Robert^ refused to take their ideas seriously. I noticed that the professor be gan to talk a bit, too. The excite mcnt of treasure hunting and thi healing pine-s c e n t c d air were helping to take hit mind from his sorrow. Finally we reached the almost level top of the high difficult ridge' and stopped to rest our horses. Not far from the edge of a cliff stood the burned trunk of an old pine. Sergeant D u n c a n dismounted and unbuckled a short-handled spade (rom his saddle. "Well, folks, here we are. You see, the timber noted on the map was old when that map wu made, so it seems reasonable to believe that in the years that have passed the trees may have fallen." Sergeant Duncan stepped off the distauct between the spring and the base of the burned pine. David brought a graph-map from his pocket. It was then that it dawned upon me thai David knew about the map before I told him. · · · T'HE little group moved eagerly near to th* doctor as spidelul after spadeful nf earth piled up, enlarging the hole. Carefully, David brushed and dug away the black earth that surrounded a r o u n d e d top, iron banded, wooden trunk that wns really not much large- than n doll's trunk. Th* men brut to lift th* trtns- ur* from Its gruv*-- when tha sharp report of a revolver set th* mountains ringing wilh echoes and repercuulons of impending danger. We turned lo see the bandanj- masked figure holding · pistol al us His hal was pulled low and h* wore a h e a v y mielUnaw. j*ani tucked Into high-land bonta. He spokt very softly, and wild deadly wrlousnn*. "I want that gold. 0*1 kack Iran It, aU of you. You, Roberta, lift up that box. If one nf you moves · flnter toward M, 111 kill Mm." (T*B* Oliiwusl) Boyle's Column By HAL BOYLE New York -Iff)- The ghost c f ; a r e the most Inventive people in many an American soldier, gazing' the world, and we can turn out' down from the Valhalla of heroes,' newer and better weapons faster would have looked with wry envy · than any possible group of at a U. S. Army ceremony this enemies. week. It was the demonstration · · · ' of the mighty new ration 48 tank, i Both of these legends are relics "Gee, that was the kind of l a n k j of America's bold frontier past, I used to dream of before I was but neither holds true in the mid- killed in Tunisia," you can j die half of the Twentieth Cen- imagine one soldier saying. j tury. No civilian nation can spring' "Yeah, we talked about having to arms with squirrel guns any a tank like that before I died in | more and win a modern war. It is a perilous tradition, thii 19th century hangover in our thinking' that we ran hold off in enemv the battle of the Belgian Bulge," replied his spectral buddy. "Boy look at that gun it packs--and its low silhouette." [with out-of-date weapons while "Yep," says the first soldier, we quickly gear up and turn out "It's got almost the same lines as better ones. Wars today move too the German tank that ambushed fast. the crate I got hit in bacj: in 1642." * * * And if the heroic dead bear ill-will, one couldn't blame the As to the legend that Americans are the most inventive race," the facts simply don't bear it out --at least on the battlefields. The Germans -produced the best sub- two spectral tankmen for resent-1 rmrines, tanks and all-purpose 1 ing the fact that their country! artillery guns in the last war. gave them no such tank to fight j They put the first jet planes in in when they were among the living. Army Secretary Frank Pace hailed the powerful new 48-ton Fatten as 'the linest medium tank in the world/' If battle tests prove this claim :rue, it is encouraging. For many veteran tankmen hold that American armor was inferior in design, crew protection, and hitting power, as compared to both German and Russian armor, in the second World War. * * * But this brilliant new weapon s still to be put in real mess production, and it soon will be 11 years after Pearl Harbor. This the air, the first guided missiles- rockets and buzz bombs. Our real genius has been in the field nf mass production. But today the Russians have more and t speedier jet planes in Korean skies than we have, proof that their industrial revolution has gone along perhaps as fast as their social revolution. The greatest military enemy the American people have is their . own complacency, the habit of low-rating the capacity of other lands. We have lagged in both research and production of new, weapons. The bitter penalty for this fool- situation points up the danger of j hardiness is paid by our own two civilian legends that have'soldiers in Korea--as they did in ong hampered American military j Tunisia -- that combat bravery power--and cost us needless cas-: cannot improvise a sturdier tank, · ualties: !a faster airplane. 1. The squirrel gun legend--''If · But they go on holding the I'.ne i'ag comes 10. million Americans | with what t^oy have until the vill grab grandpappy's old "squir-i people, at home shake the n o n - - rel gun off the mantle, and repel :scn.=o out of their system and get :he invader." - | down to creating and builSins 2. The know-how legend--"We! them ihe tools they need to win. Dorothy Dix Dear Miss Dix: All of my 38 ·ears I have wanted a companion my own age. I h;id no brothers or sisters, all my childhood playmates lived quite a distance from me, so I grew up very much alone. After high school I had to be serious about earning a living as I supported my mother, so missed most of the fun teen-agers normally have. T thought I would ichieve my ideal of a companion when 1 married, but it hasn't worked that way. My husband's job was quite a distance from home ajid he put in ong hours, so we had little time together. That went on for ten years, then he was in service for 'our years during World -V/ar II. during which time I went to work and had a small room to myfClf. [ made friends easily, but was never invited to people's homes since they seldom welcome a third larty. Now my husband is back 'rom the war, we live in another own and I still have my full-time job. I see little of him since he ;oes to night school and has frequent business mcetirl^s on other nights. I can't join clubs, as he wants me home at 9:30 to give lim a snack. On week-ends hr works in the garden in order to get fresh air. I meet many interesting people jut they won't invite us to visit when they find out my husband seldom available. Here again, being a lone woman is a liabililv. I am incredibly bored with life as it is. and has been. All my activity is some form of work or study. What 1 want is f u n . entertainment and companionship. Am I a case for a psychiatrist? Sharry i Answer: Unfortunately, you fall i Into a most difficult category, | Sharry. A lone, attached woman ' i has practically no niche at all into j which she can fit. You are out of place in single groups and out of I place with married couples since i your husband is unable, or unwill- ! ing, to participate in their activities, or accept their invitations. j He I* vSelftah i First of all, he is most selfish to | expect you to be in every night at | 9:30 merely to serve » meal he.. j could easily manage for himself ! occasionally. Since he has his eve- i ning pleasures, you are certainly | entitled to participate in club . work, this being one of the few activities open to you. The fact that you have no children is also a handicap, since it . ' is through youngsters that most friendships are made after marriage. ; There i? one courso T could i recommend most heartily as rt · change from the monotonous path 1 you have been threading these msiny years, but it requires pn- :lience, courage and optimism. If ! it is not absolutely necessary for I you to keep your job, why nnt . ; give it up for a time and join the i spreading Foster Parent move' ment? By taking a child into your home under this plan you are un- . dcr no obligation tn keep him · should the arrangement prove too ! difficult for you, yet you are giv- ; ing yourself the joy of having a child in the house and helping a youngster adjust himself to a troubled world. Your telephone book will give you the name of the agency nearest you--and pn ' will your minister. There seems CONTINUED ON PAGE FIVB · Baker's Delight Answir to f'r-TJous Puitl* ·OUZON'TAL 1 Baker's piece dc resistance S Pastry t Small pastry 12 Ellipsoidal 13 Small .shield 14 Bacchanals' cry 15 Vex (coll.) It Air (comb. form) 17 Plexus 18 Having dropsy 1 Eager 3 Vegetable 4 Simple substance 5 Mutual concord 6 Frozen water 7 Continental native R Pounded 9 Asseverate 10 Roster 11 Devices used by golfers SO Music'dramaT 1 9 Writing fluid 25 Compass point 2 ' Unlt °' u « ui l J.lD;ephole measure Z* Be ,-eragc J7 H'.fxtr, river M D n e c t i n n 3J TVoistuff 23 Hi£h card 24 Measure of doth -IMntend 36 Alberta (ab.) 37 Winders 5» Eaktry item «L!mb «1 Golf term 4]Nervous disorder 45 Mountain crests *1 Incursion 50 Charged atom .12 Forefather ,13 Gaelic .14 Parent S!Journey M Htsalan rivtr 07 Musical dlr»ttlon MDlaptUhtd VttnCAL I Appto ctnttr U . 24 Forest creature 25 Chest rattle 26 Small Island 27Ocsans 28 Storm. 29 Things done 30 Conduc' 32 Fabulou nwrin e creatures 3.1 Simple 36 Takes into custody 18 Pantry 39 Prohibit 41 Raccoon-lik« mammal 42 Algonquian Indian 43 Difficult --* 44 French river 45 Wtary 47 "Emerald Is'.o' 48 Month (sb.) 51 Cereil c-'a* 1 \t IS rt ft )i 5T STl rt n A t i It fl A * 4 ZZ ^; !* **· » 35 5 li ft U h II * 27 ',/.;· m i » H 'W: 11 U 1 M 8 11 : ? · '/;/ A IT B K i ii 1) U 0 Ji ifl k 4 j

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