The El Reno Daily Tribune (El Reno, Okla.), Vol. 61, No. 14, Ed. 1 Monday, March 17, 1952 Page: 4 of 6
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'That** Why Ws Have Spring Training'
AULT two questions ooncera-
v his tin hosptel reached me
yesterday. One: "Why hat UM
hospital site been changod frail
th* south ot)(l of Uglon part?"
OtUqil' the mayor and ban is
U». Conway's reply, "n* ut*
haa never been definitely set
If we get federal aid then they
must approve the site. We have
dlseuseed the Leg Ian park site bat
must welt far approval before
making a final decision."
Well, that sounds reasonable
and when I stop to think that
most of the water which drains
Into Legion park lake oomas from
wator ihsd at that and of the
park it does appear that the
skilled eye of an engineer might
detect a water heaard which
would be costly to eradicate.
“Why are absentee ballots not
Issued for this election?”
Mr. J. L. Pitman, secretary of
the county election board pro*
vldoe the following answer: “The
law doesn't provide for absentee
voting in special city elections.’1
®very one who can possibly.
Corruption In high places is the exception, not the rule. The forces
of righteousness are better organised than ever before. Vigilance Is
still needed. If good men will not eerve In public office bad men will.
Tha sun soeketh not the welfare of hi* people bot the hurt —Jsremlah
Primaries Rush Truman
fFHE Democratic regulars in New Hampshire must be a
A pretty unhappy lot these days. The man they snickered
at, Senator Kefauver of Tennessee, moved jnto their baili-
wick and stole the primary honors from President Truman
Secretary Sawyer Wonders
About 'Life-Long' Secret
XTA8HINQTON, March IT — Many Republicans Mama
—Oommeroe Secretary Charlie OOP election lobe In IMS to to
lawyer makes a paint of always policy cooperation given by
Ming personally every one of his ernar Dewey, the late Senator
apartment’s employes on their re- denberg of Michigan and John
irement. The seoretary likes to ter Dullee of New York, stn
mgratulate thorn on their long this time will be to avoid any
ad devoted eervlae to government, pert for whet’s no# m
ut the other day he had a new “Truman-Acheson" foreign pel
iperlenos. $ * *
Frederick C. 8. McNally, of Ta- 010 tabloid New* carried a
)ni* Park, Md.( came to the esc- front-page picture of its *»■?<
itary’s office prior to hli retire- Phil Murray signing a Mg pet
ent after SO yean of sendee, to to “Sight Inflation.” Headline
them as a guard at bureau of tbs picture, referring to aac
andards. story printed on page two, 1
Mr. Sawyer asked Mr. McNally "Wage Drive Showdown Grows
bat he was going to So. told how Steel, Oil, Textile
“rm going bat* to Italy for a Shipbuilders’ unions were flgft
Ut, said McNally. for pay Increases which, of coi
Did ho have relative* there? weren’t considered inflationary
“My parents an both dead," said * • * uoauTf
oNally. His father was Irish, hit st Uwrenee nmiaet
other Italian he HahlMS WW*
(snd I mean with or without
effort) should attend one or more
of the town mootings to be held
In the various school houses, for
the purpose of discussing the
with little more than amateur support.
When Kefauver put himself in that race, the organization
Democrats said he wouldn’t win a delegate of the 12 at stake
and would get no more than 30 percent of the party popular
But the senator confounded them, even before the voting
occurred. He went up and down the state shaking hands,
throwing snowballs at kids, making friendB with his frank, I
direct appeal for backing. A lot of eager though unschooled
Democrats were drawn to his banner. j
The regulars got worried. They opened a headquarters
and began to pour on the coal. The conviction was that
hospital bond election. I ’mean
to attend the one st Webster
school tonight. I understand the
moat which once surrounded the
building has been removed and
that now on* may go and come
with comparative safety, Irrespec-
tive of weather conditions.
A question just now, “If my
homestead was exempt from tax-
ation last year will I have to pay
on the hospital bonder The
county treasurer give* me the
following Information and the
answer la: “No.”
The cost to the average prop-
erty owner will be leas per year
than the price of a good hat, and
If It comes down to brass tacks,
bat or hospital, 111 feel safer
without a hat. Wouldn't you?
Kefauver now might do better than expected in the popular I ^ l||lil
polling but that he would still be blanked on delegates.
As it happened, the organization did not go far enough \av
in accommodating itself to the realities. Kefauver got better r*VDKw g^eyk
than 60 percent of the vote, beating Mr. Truman by close .v» %
to 6,000, and captured all 12 of the delegates. *
__ , , I THE STORY: A fortune In min-
JT may indicate that the Democrats would like to see some ■<« bond* st the steekbrokersge
new faces and hear some new ideas in the top ranks of #m®« •* Mersey cravath mm* to
their party. The readiness with which New Hampshire dti- w "“b- *ka merger or Amee
sens took to Kefauver points that way. Since his TV fame w‘rfc*‘rto°. hmter partner in tn*
had made little impact there, he was a virtual stranger to Hi"' ita* °rtfc’ ****»•• detective,
the state until he began campaigning. ■**"aUy know*
If the president already has made up his mind to run. I .T I” th*. *t‘ "**•*
this event will not likely change his mind. He can argue
that it simply reflects the fact Kefauver campaigned and , de*tlL
ffsi&KKJS irs-rsz -—■
on ”*"• “nd turn hU mlnd d*,inl“ly “ - S
Ksfauver is entered In the Wisconsin primary April l\Z&ZtfgZSLfJZ
myself up. But then we got this
little psoksge snd I ducked it. He’s
jittery enough as it is.”
* * *
QHVD calmed down s bit during
^ mv recital But thsm wava
I I might have told him then, but
it was clear his mind was on his
session with Eve Wheeler.
"Later,” I said, thinking It best
to settle for that.
It was close on midnight when
we got home. But that hadn’t stop-
ped Sally. She nailed us the Instant
we got In the door and there was
fire In her eyes.
“You two come straight In hero,"
she said, planting herself before
Cravath. “I want an accounting
and I want It now.”
What she wanted and what ahw
got were two different things. Crs-
vsth gave s kind of ■yymtrtr1
snort. Then he picked her up as
If she were five pounds of pota-
toes, snd deposited her In one of
those huge uncomfortable unslt-
table-ln living room chain which
customarily Infest Impressive hall-
ways. Then he went upstairs, with-
out so much as a backward glance.
“Your uncle’s upeet,” I said mild-
About Home Folks
which Senate Foreign Rslat
Committee Chairman Tom Oan
ly reluctantly called hearings,
shakes down to a fight bate
rival Mg business interests.
On one side are. railroads 1
thousand. WeU, where do we go
“We square It. At least, your
uncle does. He’s probably doing
that right now.”
"Oh. sura.” Her face was a kind
of lovely twist. "Square It. Keep
it, dark, quiet. The Cravath’s can't
risk scandal. But they can risk
murder, any day In the week.”
"Listen,’’ I said soothingly, "to-
morrow’s another day."
"Yes.” She bit her Up grudging-
ly. “I suppose to. But for my
dough, you won't be any more help
tomorrow than you are today."
Mr. and Mrs. Luther 0. Gadberry,
1012 South Williams, attended the
noon-day luncheon given by the
chamber of commerce tor Sir Oliver
Shewell Franka, ambassador from
Great Britain to tilt United States,
and Lady Frank* in the Fenian
room of the Sklrvln hotel Monday.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank N. Irving.
410 North Rock Island, were guests
Sunday In the home of their son
snd daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs.
Francis N. Irving, In oauiww.
said McNally. Her sScrat of leng
Ufa was to drink ptenty of wins
and work every day In the fields.
Secretary Sawyer wished Mr. Me-
Mally s happy voyage, and long Ufa
fool they would' suffer from wt
way competition. 'Private pc
companies who tear St. Lawn
public power development, I
thorn up., »’
On the other elds an, prindjpl
t group of PlttSburgh-CletSl*
Detroit steel companies davOlog
like his grandmother s.
Whan McNally got horns, Onto
was s cable saying that his grand-
mother hod just died.
TNVISTIOATION of SX-Oongr*M-
* man Jos Casey's three million
dollar profit on the ratals of sur-
plus government ships brings oat
the sad news there’s no chance far
anyone else to make a killing like
that now. Disposal of govommsnt
ships as surplus was stopped when
the ship sale law expired on Jan. 1,
Today the maritime administra-
tion has only seven hull* authorised
for sale as scrap. They’re mostly
Labrador Iron pro . deposits. T
want deeper seaway to mors on
Look and Lootn
1. What American city can be
of the feet that both the Doola
tlon of Independence anq the 1
Constitution were written within
2. Who is the present UM. A
Mr. and Mrs. Otto Estes of
Hutchinson, Kan., visited Sunday
with his sister, Mrs. Ausie Estes
Sawyer. 210 South Rock Island.
She came out of the Indignity
“Well!” Every lovely line In her
body was quivering. "WeU! Ill kill
that guy some day, see If I don’t.
And as for you . . . where have you
been? What have you been doing?”
I stared at her. "You don’t
“Certainly I don’t. How should
I? Uncle Jack knows. A child could
have seen that he did. But he put
me off with some now-now-my-glrl
stuff and spent the whole evening
with Dolly. And Dave and Eve are
Just a couple of blank*, like me.
So now you give, Jim Orth. Or I’ll
tear your hair out.”
Well, I gave—the whole smear.
I saw no reason not to.
“And that’s why,” I finished, “I
didn't badger your uncle about the
police tonight. Oh, I admit I had
aU day to do It and I was working
Mr. and Mrs. Bert Olerhart left
Sunday for their home In Raton,
N. M., following a week’s visit In
the homes of Mr. Gierhart's brother,
Carlton Olerhart, 717 West Wade,
and Mrs. Olerhart'* sister, Mrs
C. C. Schmelzel, and Mr. Schmelsel,
611 South Choctaw.
bassador to Mexico?
2. How many beats ore there
a measure in waits time?
4. Who ootnmanded the faigl
fleet st the Battle of Trafalgar?
B. What legal term is applied
the giving of falsa testimony?
2. William O’Dwyer, former mi
World war I ship* and are part of
the 20 ship* carried on the maritime
administration Inventory as scut-
tled, sunk, or scrap.
The total reserve fleet numbers
1,392 ships. Thera are 1,031 Liberties
and 242 military auxiliaries—troop
carriers and attack transport*. Of
these, 134 were put In mothballs at
the end of their war sendee, with-
out repairs. They'd need a good bit
of overhaul before being put bosk
In active service, but they’re (till
Tbl-PARTISAN foreign policy Is In
*2 for s roueh time till after elec..
Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Koert,
children, Betty, Wanda, Dorothy,
SYNONYMS: Motionless, sta-
tionary, 8till, Inert, Immovable.
WORD 8TUDY: "Use a word
three times and It is yours.” Let us
increase our vocabulary by mas-
tering one word each day. Today's
word: PROPENSITY; a tendency,
bent, trait, or liking. “His propensi-
ty for stealing resulted In his im-
Delbert and Carol, 810 South Wil-
liams, were guests Sunday of Mrs.
Koert’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. L. B.
Flcklln, In Del City.
or of New York".
4. Horatio Nelson.
Down Memory Lane
. . March 1?, 1932
i ..n Ji?n’?.v^a8s Beno highschool presented the
play Polly With a Past” Tuesday night in the highschool
auditorium. Important roles were played by Elda Yowell,
Gene Swaim, Coy Anne Payne, Ewell Hamilton and Rose-
mary Parks. The presentation was directed by Miss Effie
"e Mi,s Mw Sl,“kii" Mi-
Miss Glen Evelyn McCarty, superintendent of the Cana-
dian county schools, attended a conference of county su-
S^EdmJnd"1' *°day “ C*"tr*‘ Stat* TeMte»
All pupils of the Central school who have attended Sun-
during the attendance contest celebrated with a
2S?lLu!?S<iay aftern0°?n- Mrs- H. C. Farley’s class elected
htDn, fl80 ®s Queen. She rode in a decorated wagon drawn
by Buddy Fox and Hugh Wilhoyte. Doris Jean Filkins
queen of Miss Laurabel Cosby’s room, appeared in a carriage
Mr. and Mrs. Howard Humphrey
and son, Phil, 201 North Hoff, have
returned from a business trip to
Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Royse, north-
west of El Reno, had aa their week-
end guests, their daughter, Mis*
Ella Beth Royse, and Mr. and Mrs.
Leslie Pile of 8 till water and Mrs.
Donald Dodd and son, Allen, of
Oklahoma Olty. Mrs. Dodd is s
niece of Mrs. Royse.
Week-end guests of Mrs. Oeargl-
mans KeUer, 200 South Barker,
were her son, Pat Keller, student
of the University of Qkiahnm* m
Norman. Miss Almira Haworth of
Tulsa and Mr. and Mrs. fanmett
Haworth and daughter, Pattie Ann,
of Oellna, Ohio.
Answer to Previous Puzzle
A Dog's Life
Into my mind at onos.
He had worn the watch, because
he’d lost It somewhere around
Wlndover. He wouldn't have left
It In or on his desk. He valued the
thing snd he was V careful fellow.
"Nearly there," Cravath said un-
expectedly. "And I don’t like what
I’ve got to do. Eve will be decent
about this, of course. But she
shouldn’t bo.” Bitterness tinged In
Isa good_ UPlay
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15 Make certain if Nebraska city MIMS
10 Hurt 2!£}va Mag
17 Carry (eolL) 22 Diamond
10 Female rabbit ..if***1* 2SIa*vI
20 Extinct bird 4 Choose II Drooi
21 Ireland 28 P*«ted 24 Seise!
“Line*. roof jJToy dog (var.) MEngai
23 Took over •* More profound 30 Tims
25 Soft lixht 28 Peculiar mean
. Mr. sad Mn. B. T. Marshall, 1031
South Ellison, were the week-end
guests in the homes of Mrs. Mar-
shall's sisters, Mr*. Elmer O. Hoops
and Mr. Hoops, snd Mrs. Paul O.
reek and Mr. P*sk, in Garber. Mr.
and Mbs. William L. Marshall,
daughter*. Rosemary and Rebecca,
•10 South Macomb, and Mr. and
T TNW1TTTNQLY but definitely,
he interrupted my thought-
train, which had shown signs of
getting under way. Interrupted,
out didn’t break It up . . . entire-
ly. I managed to ding, bulldog-
style, to tha only Inkling, sketchy
and badly-formulated as It was.
that I'd had since coating on to
I sold slowly, "After you've seen
Mn. Wheeler. I’d like to have a
talk with you.”
His hood half-turned. "Wore
tnlkf What's tbs matter now?"
“I dent know that anything Is,"
T sold. "Only z wont ta do saaw-
ttting, or have it dans. And I cant.
■nV— l have your permission “
■Oflms out with It, Orth!" he ox-
Mrs. Gene E. Marshall and son,
Johnny, 1314 South Hadden, spent
Sunday In the homes of Mr. and
Mr*. .Hoops and Mr. and Mn. Peek.
Problem a Day
“A field Is In'the shops of a'trapes
■old, the parallel sidas at which
from the highschool muoic’department
Joe ien“5“«i of Ellington field, Houo-
"Hit 4te Mil
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