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Gleaner, The (Newspaper) - August 13, 1941, Kingston, Kingston I t It'S GLEANER FOOTBALL COMPETITION m for Each Cross Page 10 Entries Close Saturday 23rd W W w w v j ft H L J W W p j i i r i T 11 r f J j j 11 i XX V 7 J fc f 1 J 3 J Irf FIRST PRIZE 1 See Page 10 for Coupon and Rules ESTABLISHED 1834 J ESTABLISHED 1834 THE ALL DAY LONG on made with RUM Mature 0 to Bond Bottled in Bond FRED Whir SIXTEEN PAGES Vol CVH Ntr AUGUST 1941 PENNY SIXTEEN PAGES I- If Japan Wants War There Will Be War STTl 1 Ml 1 1 IVy 111 1 Ace Is Aug Commander Douglas less English who the Canadian squadron through the Battle of Britain a year ago was reported missing day He down fifteen planes and last month was awarded the and Press by Cable and Wireless Ltd ears port ant But Russians 4 J Invaders ments Aug 12 Further moves to put Japan on a full war basis have been reported Japanese stock exchange activities are being placed under direct control of the Japanese Minister of and Industry The Finance Ministry announced that the regulations ADMIRAL DARLAN for the freezing of foreign assets in Japan will not be applied in the case of those nations which gave reciprocal treatment to Japanese nationals in countries where Japanese assets been frozen According to reports Indo-China has prohibited all ex- port merchandise except to Japan An authoritative source in London said Lond on Press arlan Marks Tension O ver Pacifi Gets re August The sion over the developments in the Pacific is marked the Press t Japan wants war in the Pacific there will be war If she The Daily Mail wants peace there will be Powers of a nature unspecified are ex j there shortly situation in the Far East at flash point We Reuters received a cryptic dispatch from Tokyo saying shall know within a few days Now Controls possibly hours Japan rrr A- r I nas intends to continue her acts of And Air Of The correspondent THE GERMANS MAKING THEIR MOST ATE PUSH IN THE RUSSIAN CLAIMED LAST TO HAVE REACHED POINTS ON THE BLACK THE LATEST RUSSIAN COMMUNIQUE OTHER HAND GAVE NO HINT OF ANY BREAK IN THEIR LINES NOR OF ANY ADVANCE IN THIS AREA OR ANY OTHER SECTOR OF THE FRONT Informed circles in London said it was probable that small enemy advance units might have thrust ahead in a direction east of and it was pointed out that the Germans might be following their usual practice of making claims on large cesses on the strength of achievement of small advance units The Russians in this sector appeared to be making an ly but the Germans had not reached their proclaimed objectives Neither will the Germans get the coveted wheat of the Ukraine Behind the Russian lines a record harvest is being gathered and secured out of the German reach GERMAN ODESSA CLAIM Aug tive quarters here today estimated that a number of German armoured were only about forty miles from the big gram port of Nikolaev oh the Black Sea The Germans claimed tonight that Odessa has been isolated aggression until involves the dta IB Unknown Man Found Dead Near Rockfort Naked but with no signs of A square-jawed piece ol fighting man power Uiop is Douglas Robert Stewart Acting No 242 all Canadians Aside from the fact that one day in he led his men into a tightly formation of from 70 to 100 schmitt and Heinkel getting eight of the former and the latter with never a hole any ol his the remarkable thing about Acting Squadron Leader Bader is thai he has Bader used to of stunt aces In 1931 he crashed a Bristol Bulldog near Reading and woke tap to find all his under- pinning use a he learned to a pair of lightweight duralumin DeSoutter limbs resumed cricket He took up even learned to dp a ward somersault He also went back to got a civil license When war he pestered the to but all they offered was a job But finally Pilot Bader was taken back as a fighter When his metal legs got bent in minor repairmen fixed him well as his plane his own squadron Japanese official circles arc main Pacific in war would do that tain ing silence on the vast issues by invasion of- Thailand or cd officials in Berlin said the corpse of an German forces have reached the man was discovered yesterday Black Sea coast to the east and I in the bushes near the sewer west of the city Hungarian beyond ky saying that he had new phase land no trace of the identity of the said that relations 1 -4 lam ing on tne vast issues at oy invasion or August I L slake in the Far gy attack on Soviet troops in the to the French I tii reported from Tokyo that the for- Iar Either in the a to me h J I I Tl L 1 1 M Held In Clash At was Picnickers Melee CHARGES ANSWERED The repeated charges by the Press that Great Britain rules in AMERICAN COMMENT In Senator f August Royal Air Force made its gest raid on Germany to-day A year ago when the Luftwaffe had just started large scale raids in the Battle of it ed unlikely that the Royal Air Force would be dealing blows m daylight in the heart of Germany But this morning six squadrons U.S BASE WAGES BRING QUESTIONS PARLIAMENT July David Adams in the of Commons recently asked the of State for the Colonies whether instructions had been given to Colonial to encourage the payment of higher wages than those rent in those areas of the ican bases in the West Indies where the average wage was below a reasonable living standard Replying in the George Hall said that the policy of the United States authorities was to base the rates payable for locally engaged labour on those prevailing in the territory or ity for comparable work under similar conditions That practice was being followed generally in the Colonies and in cordance with it the rates were being by the United States representatives in tion with the Colonial authorities Mr Adams then asked if the answer meant that no ment was being given by the Col- Department to Colonial to encourage the tho se prevailing were on a subsistence or less than subsistence level we were concerned replied Mr that wages lower than the prevailing rates should not be paid It is a question the asked if Mr Hall was aware that there were no trade unions in the West Indies for of these and whether the policy of His Government was to get Col- Governors to encourage the raising of the standard rates for labour of this kind whenever it was possible to do Mr Hall in reply but whore there are nn trade unions there arc wages ordinances in i Rockfort Gardens when a city became em- broiled with a picnic party from Gordon Town The result is that one girl from Gordon Town is in hospital unconscious from a blow to the head with a and about a dozen sons have been placed under arrest on various mainly of penetrated deep in the industrial heart of Germany and havoc on two stations at Cologne Both were attacked at point blank the same time and were left burning Fighter escorted the bombers to from Antwerp and others patrolled the coast in support At about the same time den bombers escorted by fighters carried put offensive operations over Northern France and ed railways near St and power stations and shot down three which tried to hinder them aircraft bombed an airdrome in the Netherlands and the port of Emden on the German coast These extensive attacks caused the tish twelve and eight fighters After escort to Antwerp was pro vided by a strong of range which included the twin-engined the bombers kept strict formation and flew oh alone to launch the of- fensive on Cologne People who watched the British planes set out and return from the British side of the Channel saw nothing of the enemy fighters which this time last year hovering near the English coast they saw the British planes fly out and in formation completely unchallenged MONDAY NIGHT'S ATTACKS Were carried out last orderly conduct The first intimation the lice had of the affair was when they got a rush message that there was a riot at Rockfort Gardens When they they found a melee in full rage From statements in the session of the it appears that a party of town boys were encroaching on the country picnickers and trying to take away their refreshments and The Gordon Town party resisted and the stone throwing started In course of this violent affray Linette Clue of Gordon Town received a blow to the head which hit her and Rebecca Black of Gordon Town got a severe wound on the nose Clue was admitted to hospital and up to last night she was still scious Held on charges of ly conduct and stone throwing were Reginald Madden of a Water Lane Sydney Flummer of a Barry Street ad- Spencer Coombs of a Water Lane Steadman of a James Street Vernon of a Slip pock Road James Kelly of a Sheffield Road Charles of and had designs on 6t ranking were once the the General committee reporters in He that any is definitely in the range did not concern his country The head of the Thailand gation to settle the new Indo frontier said Tha o me assistance if attacked Meetings of the boundary commission are due to begin in Saigon next Monday measures to en the defences of were an- today The Burma De- fence Council had been ted and given far powers than-it had in the past Reliable diplomatic circles In Tokyo believed the British Sir in a visit to Foreign Minister Teijiro Toyoda in Tokyo yesterday ly discussed the which might arise through any change in Thailand's status and have also discussed the sian situation Sir Robert's sation lasted an hour and a half and it was considered certain he presented personally the message of Foreign Secretary who last week warned that Britain was vitally concerned over the safety Singapore the United States Mr Joseph had seen Admiral Toyoda j on page Japan takes any further definite steps in the southern Pacific or if she should move against Russia in expresse doubt that Japan refrain from any further aggressive but added he had no information as what additional Japanese moves might be under Senator Republican of North consistent critic of the Administration's foreign policy have a ural antipathy to the and it will not take nearly much to get us involved there as it would to involve us across the Atlantic I am hopeful they will not try to get us war all over the world by the backdoor route That is what it would amount to if we became involved with Nye expressed his belief the United States Government had been appeasing and oiling m the past because tion leaders to our available materials for helping Milk Lane and Samuel King of Albert Street Two Of the persons from Gordon Town were arrested on the charge of disorderly namely Gerald Cousins and Shirley Harrison Lord Forme r Viceroy Of Dies Aug It- is with regret that the death is announced of Lord former Vice roy of which occurred in London this He was 74 25 years dis- service in the YT i of night by Havoc MadraSi of fighters against aerodromes m ada look the northern France and Holland t f India t tirne in Anglo-Indian affairs Much credit bombed A one enemy aerodrome Government of India 3 was due to started was later bombed by another resulting in two more fires Fires were also started at one of the butch aerodromes attacked An Air Ministry communique spite of bad weather a force ol Bomber Command craft last night attacked objectives at and Glodbach m west Germany locks wore also bombed Aircraft of the Fighter Command Lord Willingdon visited Jamaica shortly before relinquished the j P enemy aerodromes in and it is the duty of lhc low coun Colonial Governors to sec that the rates are try during the None of our on pace in during the administration of Sir Edward staying a short Early in February this Willingdon paid a brief visit with Willingdon or their way back to England from South where he head of a trade mission Me had to leave the mission on count of illness Sale Of Motor Cars Will Be Restricted f Probably the first blow to fall following on the West Indies im- port restriction conference is an order which has gone forth to ages restricting the sale of motor cars Mr F E V Competent has declined so far to make a statement on the matter but it is known that all city ages have been notified of the posed the exact form of which will shortly be disclosed territorial gains but to AW described industry and shipping wast i lowest common andI menace with Germany was defined by Neutrals con- were their w IHV iho tonight that scale mg sand in tne area lor Horrified by the sight in the this naked partly dis- figured by the predations of ants and the women a report to the police Detective Office was in- formed and Detective country had made requests for United States h Rfid Ar Command or had threatened Thailand might all commercial re with military action Military tions with such movements outside he relations might be terminated I I 1 K A the armistice convention could only be provisional I ned The French must know to orientate themselves T HT T i Ii reconciled would I I W m j mr I J W n open up to their pictured the situation on the had photographs taken of the body was how the Vi ern front as virtually unchanged The autopsy was later on overnight The midday formed at the and from Government was guiding their of the Soviet Information what it is learned it appears that Bureau indicated that Russian no indications of foul play It is estimated the body man tide on the that of a man of about 65 or efforts tions with Italy were also lated by the armistice convention and his Government was that without which European order could not be built up again He announced the appointment of Admiral Darlan Minister for State and Empire which would give him of the sea and air forces of France PROGRAMME The Marshal announced also a the ob- ject of which was he said to The first of these points was that all political in unoccupied France are be dis- solved Other points that all Ministers and State servants were to take the to the all those responsible for the de- feat France were to be and the economic system of France was to The Marshal said he would like to recall to the great can republic the reason why they need not fear a decline of French ideals He said that French Democracy had few things in common with the De- of he said the love of freedom still lived in the French who were proud and strong although their democratic system Is THE tWELVE POINTS The twelve points made by shal Petain in his broadcast of all political parties have been suspended in unoccupied Parliamentary salaries and indemnities are abolished Action will be taken against civil servants who are Free Masons The Legion of Combatants remains the best instrument of tional resurrection in unoccupied is still under on pace on pace 70 years of age Constitution Governor Explains Why Suggestion For Two w as LORD WILLINGDON IN PRIZES FIRST PRIZE Of State EFFORT TO away in connection with the suggestion which has been made in i the Press concerning absence of a specific reply from the Secretary of State to the Constitutional made by a Legislative Council Committee in 1939 His Excellency the Governor has forwarded the following letter dated August to the Elected and Nominated Unofficial Members of the My attention has been invited to the which has appeared in the about the absence of a specific reply from the ry of State to the constitutional proposals made by a Legislative Council Committee in 1939 and subsequently adopted in tive Council in 1939 may be of service to Members if I recapitulate briefly history of this in an to clear away misapprehension The chronology is of some im- portance 3 On the August 1938 on the motion of the Honourable Mem ber for Trelawny a Resolution was passed in the Legislative Council relating to the Constitution and asking that the Royal Commission should have this subject included t The current Gleaner Football Contest is a banner one it's BIG In fact It is one of the grandest contests we've had That's why you must take advantage of the opportunity it affords you Many are the people who from day to day wish they could get Among you perhaps are a leading But merely seldom gets us anywhere well do you know that Success calls for action as well as FOR EACH CROSS Fee and Government Tax The Missing Ball Competition provides the for you to win a big cash prize of or many another prize That's an opportunity well worth grasping and it is within your for you have little to lose Only for each cross inclusive of Government tax and if payment Is made in Bank Notes or Postal Order Instead of one Cross Is allowed free in every four crosses sent in Remember you have little to lose and a lot to wm sn make up your mind and enter NOW See Page 10 ENTRIES CLOSE ON 23RD AUGUST 1941 On the 7th September 1938 the Secretary State's reply was communicated in the form of a circular letter from the Colonial Secretary's Office to all Elected Mernbers Inter alia it asked the Elected Members to prepare for consideration a full statement of views On the 3rd January 1939 I re- minded Honourable Members in Council tnat a statement of their views was still availed On the February 1939 the Secretary of State wrote thai the On the Legislative Council debated the Report ol the Select the tion and adopted it without a sion The Report referred to was a majority advocating an elected House of Assembly and a nominated Legislative and signed by eleven elected members Of these eleven members six signed a rider urging that House of Assembly should consist of eight members and not as in the main The remaining three elected members signed a mi- Report in favour of only one Legislative Council of forty members whom six would be elected It will thus be spen that on question of size of the Legislative Assembly nine out of fourteen ted members favoured a- of members At the end of 1939 the Royal Commission submitted its Report to the Secretary of State and its recommendations published in February 1940 The recommendations under 7 Constitutional and Closer Union are of such importance in this con- that I annex a copy for the convenience of Honourable Members 4 During 1940 the Secretary or State had thus before him a bcr of documents which included the Report of the Select question of extension mul i tcc Or the Legislative Council the other cognate Reports of Legislative Council tions would hip j bales on the Constitution and ori hul thai he wisl in Universal Suitrogc and also re the Report r ihr commendations bv various sion anv indies and in Honourable Members were in 1 ed accordingly on f
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