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The Lowville leader. (Lowville, N.Y.) 1943-1953, September 09, 1943, Image 2

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-TOP \\\VIWQfniRPPPjmCHI WPWPBWffPHPlllI. Ill >J^IWSWffBW^P*^W\B*^WW|W»l^iWJp|||pp WPWUPP «WW^P«PiPPW^*^WlWWPWWPP^« WPIi WPP^UBPpi Page Two THE LOWVILLE LEADER THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 1943= Yanks Battle Through Jap Defenses and Rain What was that? I thought I heard The dull boom of a whirling punt, The thud of cleats along the field, The crash of bodies up at front. What was that? I seem to hear The ancient call of \Hold 'em, ;. • TtaJsT— : \-- -'-- - : - The: roll of thunder from the standsi , Above the old, well Mattered vale.-• Could 1 be dreaming? Through the mist I saw a forward pass that sailed, I saw a runner goalward bound, : Before:his .flying feet were nailed.' This unusual, action soundphoto shows a unit of Ataeirican.fighters attacking on Rend-pya. island despite k heavy downpour. In the dim light of dawn, they Buddie against tree trunks Md. othercoyer, EJtensifica- tkm of theVwar against Japan on other fronts was indicated.by the establishment of an\ Allied Southeast Asia com. mand underViceAdmiraltord touisMountbatten oCBritaini ' On Closest • tJ, S. South Pacific Post to Japan American soldiers busily hasten Japan's defeat on the Bussell Islands, closest U. S. Pacific base to the en- emy. Upper left: Three men who served in the same division i n World War I are reunited'on the Bussell Is- lands. They are (left to right) Brig. Gen. William D. Bose, J. Norman Lodge, a war correspondent, and Brig. Gen. Leonard F. Wing. Lower left: Beneath palm covered observation posts, soldiers watch for enemy craft. Upper right: The first time Corp. John Gaynon was given a .50 caliber machine gun, he brought down a Jap bomber attempting a night raid. Lower right: Crossing Benard Sound on a ferry. Crops Harvested on King's Golf Course Spotting the Enemy Even King George's private golf Course has been plowed up to be used for cultivation under Britain's wartime production policy. He is shown wife Queen Elizabeth, Princess Elizabeth (rear left) and Princess Mar- garet Kose, inspecting 'the crops being harvested on his former golf ' course. \ ,: As Zi j ro Hour on Munda Attack Neared It's important for servicemen and women to Be able to identify friend- ly and enemy ships; TheselWAyEg: are learning t o classify a vessel bj its outlines and salient features a< Hunter college in New'Xork,\ wner« Use girls are conditioned to navj military regime, ,i-^ ADVANCE ECHOES Spy Suspect -Ane gre'dusib oiuraie uuiiaer aniini' r I'liiiuir* mi n—siian irmn iiuiiii— is sorted out by men on New Geor.i.i I-JMHI uM l.tlutv (hij si.iit out ©a a trelsf across mountains, jungles and swamps IO surprise ihe Japs at Vira harBorv-' Capture ^sf this strategic spot was the Beginning of the. end for the Japs on New Georgia island and the vital Munda air. base. Grace Bnchanan-Dineeh, .34, wh« u is seized by the FBI in Detroit, Midi, She was accused of securing information about United State! arms production for Germany. -. There will be gaps in the ranks— • many gaps—but within a short while football will show unexpected strength on both the pro and the service-college side. The pros will be far stronger than anyone figured they would be six months ago. And the Navy has sent enough fancy talent' to take good care oif a'large col- lege group, and give each section fast-moving and scrap- py contests through the fall. After all, the Navy got its share of college football stars' from the 80,000 students they are sending back- -for war training, and Jrdm'/this col- lection there are several hundred names' remembered from last year's program; • In spite of the Army's, stand against football, there will b e enough good teams, id cover, the map. this fall: Strong competition will appear in every section, although more than a few will have to take some heavy pounding-from much stronger teams which happen to have the stars. Someone has suggested that un- der such conditions there will be more upsets than ever. I doubt it. There should be fewer surprises to annoy the guesser, selector, prophet or soothsayer. It is a sure thing that a nnmber of unknown, unsung stars will be found among the mass of Navy and Marine material—many who have played little or no football. It will be an interesting part of the game to see just how many un- knowns pop suddenly into the spot- light before the season is over. Shooting at a Record Something over 20 years ago the Giants had a left-hander by the name of Ferdie Schupp. He had a fast curve ball that could break the back of an iron buffalo. He finished a busy season with an earned run record at 1.06, the low mark of his profession. Even the blazing fire of Walter Johnson could never quite equal this average. Walter's best earned run mark was around 1.09. There is a 1943 entry who is crowd- ing both' Schupp and Johnson in this department of sharp shooting. His name is Spud Chandler of the Yankees who is now close enough to reac hbut and tap either of them. . I hadn't, thought of this, until„I happened to be talking to Spud, oth- erwise known as Spurgeon, about his best year. \I'm pretty close to that earned run matter,\ he said. \I just hap- pened to be figuring it up the other day-. If I can stay somewhere around the :best figures I .shouldn't lose many ball'games with Yankee hit- tingto carry, me alongi. I'd .like to finish the season around ihe one earned run spot although it means I can't do any resting even with a big lead.\ Chandler's record' so far is ab- normal in view of the fact that in the last ten or fifteen years the lead-. : ing effective pitchers led their, leagues above.2 or 2.% spotless .tal- lies. Too. many home-runs today are likely to break out .at any interval and pile up the score. Earned Run AtgUments The earned run should be the best test of high-class pitching, although Mathewson and other old timers used to argue differently. If his team gave Matty a fair lead Big Six would promptly ease up to save his arm. \There are always a lot of other games to pitch,\ he said, \so why riot save the arm for another day?\ In the first place, those were the days of the much deader-ball when ten or eleven home runs would lead the league. In the second place, old-time stars had to work in many more games. Query Without an Answer We have asked* any number ...of •veteran horsemen why it is that so few high priced yearlings ever made good. No one seems to have an answer. j:t must be remembered, of course, that thousands of cheaper horses are fspld and bought who also never get to the post pr win a race. You don't hear about these. But any horse that brings $10,000 or more is in the spotlight; And when he flops it i s always a story. •••• •:Ky.?VmGmj&,WSI0::, -•; -;.', Released by Western Newspaper Union. I T. BURGESS MEREDITH -* certainly didn't expect, when he went overseas, that he'd find himself in a Mid- lands' market town in. Eng- land that has no cinema, no railroad station, and only two streets,, during part of ,his spare;-time'.'But.there he was; it you jieard .\Transatlantic Call,\ the British-Broadcasting corpora- tion-CBS program, you heard' him, introducing local inhabitants who told ^the stojry' of how \the\ war has changed their town. It's contribution LT. BURGESS MEREDITH to the war is s o vast that its name can't be mentioned. Incidentally, we hear.that Meredith, Clark Gable arid James Stewart may get leaves in order to make array pictures. Jean Pierre Aumont's been hav- ing name trouble. After his first American picture, \Assignment in Brittany,\ was released, he got so many fan letters asking how to pro- nounce his first name that it was decided to drop it. Then along came more letters saying that the writers liked the triple name—so it's as Jean Pierre Aumont that he'll be listed in \The Cross of Lorraine.\ Robert Walker, the sensational sailor in \Bataari\ who was so good in that picture that he was cast for the second male lead in \Madame Curie\ even before \Bataan\ was fin- ished, nearly missed his big chance. In his first test for the \Bataan\ role, he played the sailor as a man of 24. \Director Tay Gametf'had a heart; instead of tossing out the test he explained to Bob that the sailor was a lad in his 'teens. Another test was shot, he got the part, and before \Madame Curie\ was fin- ished he had the lead in \See Here, Private Hargrove.\ Robert Benchley's given up air travel for the duration. \I'm tired of sleeping in airports,\ says he Recently he had to rush from New York to Hollywood for RKO*s \The Sky's the Limit.\ In Kansas City they gave his seat to a ferry pilot. Five hours later he got an- other plane; in Dallas he was put off.;, reason,, another ferry .pilot.- He spent six hours there;, sat out an- other five in Tucson. Walt Disney and Major Alexan- der Sever'sky are making a spe- cial broadcast for British Broadcast- ing company's Home Service in England, on September 20. Rehears- ing for it at' the New York studios. Disney explained- that Mickey- Mouse, Donald Duck and the other pet Disney characters can't just be .funny-. any.' more; they. must. work • to •help. win. the .war. . Metro feels- that linking up Marr lene pietrich .for.the feminine co-. starring lead opposite Ronald Col- man in \Kismet\ i s one of the most important casting assignments of the year.She'll play Zuleika, harem queen, sweetheart of Haji, beggar. \The Uninvited\ is laid in Devon- shire ', so 1 English accs-nts are re- quired of the players; Ruth. Husr. iSey, bom in Providence, does fine. So does Gail Russell, who hails from Santa-, Monica. .Ray -MiHand-s hav- ing a ;bad time; he was ;bbrn in. Wales • and went, t o Kings , college, but ? he's' jbeen • exposed: to . Holly- wood for seven years. ..' From Charlie Martin we hear thijt the CBS. Playhouse pays its guest stars on- this scale: the Madeleine Carrolls, Monte Wooleys and Mar* lene Dietrichs—$1,500 per session. $1,000 apiece for the Ralph Bel- lamys, Jerry Colonnas, Rita John- sons. $2,500 for the, George. Rafts, Joan Fontaines, Frederic Marches. $5,000 for a list including Bette Davis, Jean Arthur, Gary Grant and Spencer Tracy. ; , • ODDS: AND, MND&i-Ray Bfocits' Original musical background for one of ihe~\Grime \Doctor\ shows becomes a popular tune, \Lpok at the Moon\ . . . Gertrude Lawrence becomes a radio star Sept. 30lh \. . . Conrad-Thibaul has flown more than 75,000 miles in the past three months on concert tours for army camps, doing it between broad- casts . . . You'll have to look sharp to see Tommy Dorsey m ihe new Red Skelton-Eleanor Powell picture m which his brother Jimmy and his orchestra play a prominent part — you'll find his contribution one of the funniest things m the picture. .. Judy Garland's gamed 8 pounds, touring army camps! . FIRST-AID to the AILING HOUSE vByiiltfrrifeft Roger B. WMtihah-^VNU. Features. Yon may not be able to replace worn .or broken household .egnip-inent.... This is War. \Government priorities coine first. So take care of what yon. have . . . as well as you. possibly' eah.. This column by the homeowner's friend tells yon bow. l*RISOBIUM PHOSPHATE Question: Please repeat the name of the chemical used with water for cleaning painted and enameled sur- , faces. ' t ' \;. \ ..,'_ • Answer: Trisodium phosphate has many rises in a household. It has the effect of destroying grease, and \thus makes a good cleaner'. A hand- ful in a'dishpan makes dishwashing easier, and one or, two tablespoons iri a .pail of water is excellent for cleaning painted surfaces^ In strong- er, solutions it eats into the paint, even.to the extent of being a first- rate paint remover. For this, it is used in the proportion of three pounds to the gallon of water. When applied boiling hot, with a dish rhpp or brush, paint and varnish soften -quickly and can be taken off by , mbbirig with a .cloth or by nsing a scraper; On some kinds of wood the. grain maj be raised;siightiy,'so: sandpapering will be heeded before, refinisbing. It is harmless to the. skjri;= - Trisodium phosphate is not stocked by drugstores. It can be had from chemical houses, and many paint stores sell it under its chemical name, as well as under the name of beet salt. It also is sold under Jinany trade names. Rust in Oven Question: Our gas range is begin- ning to rust on the inside! '• How should we go about cleaning it? Answer: The following is a method for cleaning a c.ookstove that would seerri to be weli worth trying: \For the oven, wrmg out thor- oughly a cloth that was wet with water. Then saturate the cloth with common household ammonia. Place it in the oven with the door closed and leave it overnight Do the same with the broiler. For the burners, extinguish the pilot flame and cover the burners or area with eloths sat- urated with ammonia; if the range has a table top close it. Do not wring out the ammonia. You will be amazed to find that the next morn- ing there is no odor whatsoever, and that the rust and soil just wipe off. I usually finish with scouring powder and a steel wool pad, but this really is not necessary.\ » c * SUNKEN SIDEWALK Question: Part of the concrete sidewalk in my backyard has sunk- en, so that in rains and when snow melts, long pools are formed. How can it be raised to'its»prdper level? Answer: If sidewalk was made in squares, these can be raised with a crowbar, so that a stone or cinder filling can be placed underneath. If the sidewalk is one continuous strip, the. sunken part should be broken into small pieces, to be packed and used as a foundation for a new layer of concrete. .If you. are not familiar with tbe work; it\ might be' a dif- fipult job, but one that a concrete contractor, would find very simple.' Asbestos Shingles Question: How are asbestos shin- gles cut? Can they be cut with a hatchet, like wooden shingles? Will a carpenter's saw do? I have heard that a mail-order house has a tool for the purpose; would this be bet- ter? ' •.''.;•-'.'.••. • .- ' -;•:': Answer: A rigid sbingle, made of asbestos fiber and cement, cannot be cut yjith a hatchet. If cut^with a carpenter's saw, sharpening and rer setting would be ;.rieces'sa'ry: to put the saw- back in shape. A special cutting!.tool- for this type!pf ihirigle is!'necessary.;, the' one!ybu' say is handled by the mailorder, house. Paint for Old Fiber Wallboard Question: How many coats and what kind of paint will be needed to paint a fiber wallboard installed 25 years ago? Answer: First apply a coat of Bizing; glue or thin: shellac. Ha good'- quality\ pasein <p.gint is to be' used, one coat'may 5 'be SrifMclint;\ but for da- plinth use^nar wdlf'-paint;; to two coats. ,.;.,; ,'- \•••\- .-''r^V' ? ' v --<- - % - !H '' ; 'siow. ^t%ai^f'jfj^t-r., : \ i Question: \%ouldf'~ I\ ; £fir6lBator, pump \in my hbt-waier iieatirig: sy'Sr-. tern hejp in heating my second floor more quickly' My first floor heats up quickly, but it takes two to three< hours to raise the temperature *of the rooms upstairs to the same de- gree. Answer: A circulator pump usual ly improves the circulation of the entire heatmg system, provided the piping and pump are installed prop- erly You should have a reliable beating contractor, do the., work. SLAVE TO PURGATIVES FINDS FREEDOM! Feels 20 Years Younger, He- Says! . Everyone whp,has despaired^ • ever;- finding-- jSorniai regulaaritjr should rea<i this unsolicited letter: '-Six years agbj I-sras quite constipated. I'd taken many so-called 'cures', but it wa3< the same old story. I t seemed.that feaebl dose -had to Jle.stronger than'tbe Iasti ThenVE tried- EELtOGCS..AEL-BBAN. : Soon.r iwas 'regular* again, 'with none of the dji griping pain;.^m. B0,-T)at:.ieel younger than 20 years ago when I was a victim off common constipation/' -Mr.: A. -.Bbusfieldi. JJ26 S, ViUa Avenue, Yilla.ParK, DU , What's tie seciret .of. such rer p/orts .of AI/feBKA^'sflworideisEHL' results? It's ''siniply tins: !Lack\ oft certain- cellulosic, elements ia tha\; diet i s a'coinriioncause of coriifip'ar- tion. Scientists say .KELLOGfi^S- ALL-BRAN is-a rich^ natural.. source lof thes^ ,elementsrr-,whiclu help the. colonic flora dp .their 36b? -^light'ening^'and -flufB^: the! ae- ' curnulated waste for! easy, natural evacuation. ALL-BEAN is -nofr&. prirgativeV Not' roughage .that, acts by \sweepirig yoti; out\! It'a a gentle-acting, \regiilatirig^ food! Eat ALL-BEAN regularly;. Drink plenty^of \waiter. See if yon, too, don't find the'relief you've dreamed of! Irisist on the'genuine ALL-BRAN! It is made only hy; iKellogg-s in/Battle Greeki.. Druggists recommend I for ! . Simple Relieves pain and soreness .For relief .ifront the.; torture-o^ simple Piles, PAZO ointment has been Cantons for more.than thirty years. Hei^eTs why.;. First; PAZO ointment soothes inflamed areasVrelieve^ pain and.itching' Second, PAZO lointnient .lubricates .-hardenedi 'dr^-edparts-^helps-preTent-c'racktng-and'. soreness. Third, PAZO ointment' tends to reduce swelling and check bleeding; Fonrfh, W$ easy lo use. PAZO oint- ment's perforated Pile Pipe makes ap- : piicati6if simple^' thorbnghV .Ybur'ddttor can tell you abont PAZO oihtiiient ' Get:PAZO Today! At Drugstores! The General Tire and presents. Musical variety program featuring General jire Orchestra Trio and Chorus Ted Cole, Singer William L Stidger, iVews .- ','^---'.'••••-• Guesf Stars on Every' Program ..\/••!'• from the. New Jngland Mutual Hall : ;.':/•'-. .(\•*.\•':;..;.- -'/\'•;;. Every Sunday—5:30 - 6 p. m. Over Yankee Network of New England HOUSEWIVES: • '• . • Your Waste Kitchen Fats Are Needed'for Explosives TURN'EM INI •••••• ?±% A laiiiiil^! l£&&&t? V^^\W^ yo^g..and! OlS^s; an aidiii' t&e feHdfpf \cprisfipation. AgfeeSblq to take ...Use as' ! directed [•'.'. At druggists ^THE?TRUE FAMIUY>.tAXAHVE HERFS HAPPY REUEF • .-J|7<raiBnffCT from baasachw ,%' ..-,\' 'IS 'TiSoliShEr iipm faflgne '.'or ts-f ppsnre;... if sore muscles or a:st>S!S*5'i'havo Bptypn laid up..; EORETONB is^hat yoa iie^flt is a medicinal, analgesic Eolation developed in the famouB laboratories of Tnc» Kesson & Bobbins in Bridgeport, Conn. SOBETO-TE acts fast—gives soothing relief 'Tfeljt\wliew*ehef is needed-speeds'the'SB- perficial blood flow to tbe affected area. Also helps to prevent infection. Not an animal preparation—made for human beings Won- derful, also, for sore, tired feet, and for re- lieving itch of Athlete's Foot. MONEY BACK IF NOT SATISFIED. / -»*

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