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Ada Evening News, The (Newspaper) - April 28, 1946, Ada, Oklahoma Thus far the average gardener has the edge over his garden, but any time now hot weather and the call of Lake Texoma will make it easy for him to lose any 'victory' garden prospects. Partly cloudy and slightly warm- er alonp cast border and cooler west fourth of state Sunday. NING NEW, Net March Paid Circulation 8078 Member: Audit Bureau of Circulation 43rd 11 ADA, OKLAHOMA, SUNDAY, APRIL FIVE CENTS THE COPX E. B. Johnson Dies Saturday at Home Of Heart Attack E. B. JOHNSON Had Operated Bakery Since Coming to Ada In 1921; Funeral Services Monday E. B. Johnson, 60, who has operated Johnson's Bakery in Ada fines 1921, died at his home, 516 East Fifteenth, about p. m. Saturday. Death was attributed to a heart attack and came after an illness of only a few minutes. He is said to have been feeling well during the day. Funeral services will be held Monday at p. m. from the First Baptist church, of which he had long been a valued, quiet- ly faithful member, with Dr. C. C. Morris officiating, burial to in Rosodale cemetery. Mr. Johnson was born and schooled at Bowling Green, Ken- tucky. Later he attended bus- iness school in Shawnee, where he entered the grocery business and continued there for five years. Coming to Ada in 1921, he es- tablished the bakciy which he has since operated. Quiet, industrious and friend- ly, he had built up both a ex- tensive business and circle of friends in and oround Ada. Surviving arc the widow, two 'daughters, Mary Helen Johnson of the home address and Mrs. Gordon Witherspoon, Ada; four sons. Charles L. Johnson, Lawton, operating bakeries at Lawlon and Duncan: Jack .Johnson, associated with his father in the business here and recently returned from many months in army service in Europe; Leroy Johnson, just out of the army an n student nt East Central State college, and Joe Johnson of the home address. Pontotoc County's Cancer Drive Slow Drive Leaders Continue To Make Donations Available Pontotoc county's part in the nationwide cancer funds drive for support of the American Cancer Society isn't over. Saturday's report showed 293.24 toward a goal of The leaders recently sent out self-addressed envelopes to hund- reds of people in the county and a few have come back with do- nations in them. Those heading the drive still feel that as rapidly as people gen- erally come to realize the deadly and widespread ravages of can- cer among the American people they will respond generously funds for research and treat- ment. They are asking now that for Pontotoc county every family realize that it has a vital interest in the success of the fight on can- cer and send in some contribu- tion, large or small, to drive treasurer, Louie Long, American Building, Ada. ------------------------K----------------------- 14 CESSNA-MADE PLANES REACH NOWATA COUNTY XOWATA, Okla., April 27, county was richer by 14 Cessna-made airplanes, re- cords filed in the office of Coun- ty Clerk C. L. Woods showed to- day. Notice of the 14-plane pur- chase was sent by the Grocvcld company. New York, the records showing due on cadi ship. Woods said he did not know how the planes are to be used but that they are suitable for private or business operation. BRISTOW TO GRADUATE 63 BRISTOW, Okla., April 27, UP) Bristow high school students were preparing today for preliminary activities to 1946 graduation. Twenty-throe of the class are on the third-quarter honor roll. -------------K------------ Greater returns for amount in- News Classified Ads Oklahoma: Partly cloudy and slightly wanner along east bor- der and cooler xvcst fourth ot state Sunday; Monday partly cloudy, few scattered showers cast half. Candidates Leave Barrier And Are on Way Toward July Vole Filings Heavy in Three County Commissioner Races And. Sheriff Kaiser Has Three Rivals; Five Escape Opposition From now until July 2 more and still more will be heard in the early summer's political campaigning, but five county officials who filed for re-election can take the political whirl- winds calmly from the vantage-point of the no-opposition stands. The primary will be July 2, the run-off election .for party nominees three weeks later, on July 23. In the meantime, with the governor's race setting the pace, the political derby is just now leaving the barrier for the hard run ending in the stretch drive Set Forums On Charier Plan Open Meetings This Week 5or Explanation, Discussion Of Proposed Revision Three weeks of hard work and the board of freeholders is ready to take their handiwork to the public for explanation, discussion and suggestions. This week five such meetings will be held, with a sixth the next week. They will be held in all parts Ada so that every group or individual the freeholders arc hopeful that there will be many showing active con- attend one or more. Each meeting begins at p. m. Members of the board will be on hand to explain provi- sions of the proposed charter re- visions that would amend the present charter to provide lor a council-manager form of city government. They will invite questions and discuss freely the background of the revisions that will in some weeks be submitted to the voters here. The schedule of Monday, April school. Tuesday, April ayes school. Wednesday, May 1 Willard school. Thursday, May 2 Irving school. Saturday, May 4 Philemon Baptist Church Monday, May school. Members of the board will be in Poncn City Friday. False Sugar Stamp Use Is Charged Man Accused of Still Hav- ing Some Stamps That Had Been Altered A case was taken before Wayne Lewis, U.S. commissioner, Thurs- day in connection with obtaining .sugar with n false sugar stamp. The case has been sent to Mus- kogoc for approval and the hear- ing is set'for Wednesday. Boley Miller was charged with haying in his possession certain ration stamps, which had been designated for obtaining sugar. The stamps are alleged to have been altered by blacking out the first numeral of the stamps. Passed Two Stamps For instance, it a No. 19 stamp was to be used the first number would bo blacked out with shoe polish leaving only the' number 9 showing. It is further charged that Mil- ler did pass two of the altered stamps and obtained 10 pounds of sugar from the Ballard grocery, 523 North Broadway, on April 22. Miller was arrested by mem- bers of the city police force and placed in city jail. OPA author- ities were contacted and took charge of Miller in connection with the charges that were brought against him. Had Others In His Possession Athel Williams, investigator from the OPA office in Okla- homa City, arrived in Ada Thurs- day morning and thoroughly in- vestigated the case before bring- ing charges against Miller before the U. S. commissioner. Witnesses in the case include Flora Ballard, W. E. Ballard, E. V. Cochran, J. M. Carter and Mrs. Vineyard. In addition to the stamps that are alleged to have been passed for .the purchase of sugar, Miller had six additional altered stamps in his possession when he was ar- rested. Heavy Fire Damage At Oklahoma City OKLAHOM ACITY, April 27. of undetermined or- igin today destroyed two ware- house buildings of the Southland Cotton Oil Co., causing damage estimated by Fire Chief G. R. McAlpine near The main buildings of the plant, wliich makes cottonseed products, were not damaged. Earl Shotwell, general manager of the company, said the buildings were covered by insurance. SAPULPA, Okla., April 27, W> .prosperous times" for a period of seven years art: ahead for the nation, R. V. (Bob) Peter- son, University of Oklahoma journalism professor, told the Chamber of Commerce here last night. just before voting day. Entrance of a slate of republi- can candidates for legislative of- fices with prospects of an active campaign for them adds some spice to the campaign dish. Five Lack Opposition The five candidates vho escap- ed without opposition and so without the need for making a vote-seeking drive are Mrs. Delia Bedford, veteran court clerk; Claude Bobbitt, county clerk; Norman C. Mitchell, county sup- erintendent; Charles Rushing, tax assessor, and Moss Wimbish, co judge. Two of these, Bobbitt and Mitchell, are now in office by appointment. The three county commission- er posts drew the heaviest entry lists with District 3 tops with six. Candidates In Competition The candidates who filed dur- ing the five-day period in coun- ty races in which there are con- tests, are as follows: County Commissioner, Dist, 1 V. Parker, incumbent; David Gray and V. A. Manahan. County Commissioner, Dist. 2 R. Collins, incumbent; Bob Austell, Garrett Seller, Clin- ton Dame and Roy A. Eaton. County Commissioner, Dist. 3 Thompson, incumbent; Jess K. Hall, Wm. B. Chambers, D; B. Davis, Ed Welch, and Rob- ert I. Pollock. Kaiser, incum- bent; Cecil Smith, Walter Mc- Cracken and Charles Shockley. Dew, incum- bent; Virgil Hunt. Attorney Truman Harrison and W. G. Long. Justice of the Peace, No., Bourland, incumbent; J. D. Willoughby. Justice of the Peace, Ada, No. 2 Armstrong, incumbent; John Lunsford. Tulsan Is First To Get Out of Race Four Filing Applications Get in Too Late OKLAHOMA CITY, April L. Hardison, Tulsa re- publican, today was the first can- didate to withdraw officially from the 1946 political campaign in Oklahoma. He had filed for the No. 1 of- fice in the Tulsa county judicial race. Four filing applications arrived late to be valid. They were Jack L. Ward, democrat for Coal county repre- sentative; Nat M. Taylor, Reydon democrat, for corporation commis- sioner; Charles Powell, Atoka re- publican, for third district con- gress and Roy E. Warner, Miami democrat, for assistant mine in- spector for Ottawa and Delaware counties. When the filing period closed yesterday 635 candidates had fil- ed for the 211 offices. The with- drawal period ends at 5 p.m. next Wednesday. Woman and 23 Dogs Are Offered Haven OKLAHOMA Marie Talley, who has been caring for 23 dogs since a humane society refuge closed for lack of funds, received an invi- tation today to bring all her dogs to Missouri for an extended visit. In a letter addressed to the highway patrol, Marguerite Bak- er, who with her mother operates a small kennel and home for mis- placed canines near Carthage, of- fered a haven for Mrs. Talley and the refugee dogs. Mrs. Talley had been forced to move from Oklahoma City be- cause her 23 dogs annoyed the neighbors. She bought a trailer and set up house keeping with the animals in Okmulgee, Okla.-, but again was forced to move. She was stranded near Nicoma Park after a man she hired to haul the trailer back to Oklahoma City took its wheels off and left her. Paving Work Moves Along East Main Opened To Traffic, Concrete Going On Alley Project Since three blocks were paved on North Broadway, paving pro- jects have been developing with a couple of blocks completed on East Main and about half of an alley between the Aldridge hotel and Criswell Funeral Home com- pleted Saturday. Work has been in progress sev- eral weeks on alley between the hotel and funeral home, but the first paving was started Saturday morning. In the alley between Main and Twelfth in the 300 block east, work has been started. There is a certain amount of preliminary work that must be done before paving can be poured. At this location, replacements for gas lines are being installed. Traffic on the five and six hundred blocks east Main started again Friday just before noon when barriers were removed and the contractor said that the new paving was ready for traffic. There has been some prepara- tory -work done on Francis be- tween Sixteenth and the alley between Fourteenth and Fifteen- th. After the hotel block is com- pleted and the job in the alley between Main and Twelfth is fin- ished, the next Job will possibly be South Francis. The block on the south side of Washington and the one block be- tween. Seventeenth .and Eighte- enth are scheduled to be paved. Iceland Refuses To Grant U. Any Military Bases REYKJAVIK, Iceland, April 27, Thors, prime minister of Iceland, in a broadcast to the nation, said tonight his country could not grant a United States request for military bases in Ice- land. "Icelanders will never forget that Americans were first of all nations to recognize our indis- putable rights to reestablish our cast, declared themselves in agree- therefore entitled to only the best from he declared, ad- ding: "But when the United States requested from Iceland what they cannot grant to anyone, it was impossible to say yes. Icelandic interests alone dom- inate in such matters. There- fore the government could not do the United States re- quested." Leaders of other political par- ties, speaking on the same broad- cast, declared themselves in agre- ment with the prime minister's statements, emphasizing Iceland's desire to join the United Nations with well as privileges. Thors, in an official statement last night, said the U. S. had asked about leases on, three specific bases and at the same time gave assurance of support to Iceland's application to be- come a member of the United Na- tions. TULSA, Okla., April that a suit for dam- ages originally totaling brought by Massman Construc- tion Co., against the Grand River Dam authority, was seen today with filing in federal court of a stipulation setting out provisions by which the two parties propose settlement. The stipulation' set out that GRDA agreed to pay the Mass- man firm at the time of entering the order dismissing the company's case and GRDA's counter claim. Filings of Two Men Are Challenged Roy Turner and H. C. Jones Charge 'Shadow Filings' Among Rivals OKLAHOMA CITY, April 27. of John Bunyan Turner, Broken Bow, and Cdrna D. Jones, Oklahoma City, in the Democratic race for governor were challenged today and the state election board ordered a hearing at 10 a.m. May 14. J. W. Cprdell, secretary of the board, said any other protests filed would be heard on the same date. Protest against Turner's filing was made by Roy J. Turner, Oklahoma City oil man and rancher, a major contender, who asked that the name oJi John Bunyan Turner be stricken on the grounds that the filing was frivolous, fraudulent and not made in good faith and intended to confuse.the voters because of the similar last names. H. C. Jones, who resigned as collector of internal revenue to become a candidate for governor, challenged the filing of Corna D. Jones on approximately the same grounds. Both of the protesting candi- dates cited provision -of the statute requiring notice to the election board when a candidate intends to file for office and the name is similar to that of an- other candidate. Both alleged the names of the candidates challenged constituted shadow filings. They alleged neither John Bunyan Turner nor Corna D. Jones gave the prelim- inary notice required. 15 days be- fore the opening of the filing period. When he first announced for governor, John Bunyan Turner declared his filing was not friv- olous and that he would resist any effort to take his name from the ballot. Read the Ada News Want Ads. Tel Aviv Held Responsible For Seven Soldiers Deaths GOP Working On OPA Plan Leaders Put Emphasis On Saving Necessary Controls On Moderate Basis WASHINGTON, April Taft (R-Ohio) and Austin (R-Vt) took the lead to- day in organizing senate republi- cans to support what they termed a "moderate" program of extend- ing price controls. Taft, chairman of the minority steering committee, told a report- er the republicans hope to enlist enough democratic backing to beat off what he called "irres- ponsible last minute amend- ments" and put over a planned- in-adyance program which would curtail some OPA authority but retain major anti-inflation con- trols. Austin declared in a separate interview that he and senators of like views "want to save the ne- cessary controls but to provide for relaxation of those controls as fast as the war-to-peace time- table will permit." Taft said republican members of the banking committee will try to get together on the draft of a program early next week. As outlined tentatively by Taft, the projected republican program would revise a house-approved "cost plus" amendment to pro- vide that OPA must fix price ceil- ings which would give manufac- turers a margin over cost on ma- jor items similar to that in a cer- tain prewar period. If there was no prewar margin, there would be none now. The house provided that manufacturers and distribu- tors must have a "reasonable profit" on all items. T a f': said most republicans agree that the OPA's maximum average price order, by which it requires production of a certain proportion of low cost must go. OPA officials have charged this would increase clothing prices 10 per cent. Allen High Alumni Planning Banquet No Speakers, Unusual Musical Feature Arranged For Occasion at Lakeside Alumni of Allen high school are planning for a banquet to be held at Lakeside on May 10 at 3 o'clock. Those who are arranging for the occasion hope that there will be representatives of every grad- uating class beginning with the 1919. Something really distinctive is being arranged by Austin Kid- well, himself an alumnus. He will have his orchestra play a series of musical numbers, to in- clude at least one that was pop- ular when each class was in its senior days. The program is altogether in- formal, with no speakers sched- uled. Graduates planning to attend are asked to make their reserva- tions by May 1 with Mrs. Bessie Hopper, 114 East Thirteenth, Ada, Okla. Tickets are each. Each alumnus is allowed to bring only one guest. Byng High Ready For School End Senior Sermon Next Sun- day, Graduation Program Set for May 7 Byng high school announces its graduation week program be- ginning next Sunday. The senior sermon will be de- livered Sunday morning, May 5, at 11-o'clock, with Rev. A. D. Gregory, Stonewall, as speaker. On Tuesday, May 7, at 8 p.m., the seniors will give their own graduation exercises. Members of the class are Bar- bara Miles, Betty Deaton, Mil- dred Gerloff, Norma Jean Win- ters, Alma Nipps, Berneta Bryan, Geneva Cecil, Estell Hallum, Wanda Chapman, Barbara Ban- dy, Richdean Kennedy, Silas Taylor, Giles Mitchell, Earl Par- ker, Paul Little, Jimniie Dean Teters, E u e 1 Myers, Randall Chandler, Jack Chapman and Frank Jared. Phones There, Cable Scarce TULSA, Okla., April Despite delivery by air of about pounds of telephones, there will still be a shortage, waiting customers learned today. It is lack of cable and other items that is holding up installa- tions, T. J. Murphy, division en- gineer for Southwestern Bell Telephone Co., said. Greater returns for amount in- News Classified Ads Mexico Leads in U.N. on Spain; Italy to Keep Tiny Basic Fleet Four Major Powers To Divide Most of Italian Fleet Among Themselves By JOSEPH DYNAN PARIS, April 27, h e foreign ministers conference a- greed tonight to leave Italy a basic naval fleet and to divide the- remainder among the four major powers after satisfying claims of Yugoslavia and'Greece for warships, authoritative re- ports said. The ministers of the United States, Britain, France and Rus- sia reached an accord on broad general proportions of the divi- sion in a three-hour meeting in which Russia retreated from a previous demand for a third of the fleet, these reports said. Precise details were not set- tled at the meeting, the third thus far in the historic'conference and said to have been the most cheerful to date. Two Issues Sidestepped JJart of the session was given over to a discussion of the French-Italian frontier modifica- tljns, but no agreement was reached on any of the proposals. The troublesome Trieste and Ita- lian colonial questions had been sidestepped. Coupled with the announce- ment in Rome that Russia had not only acceded to the United States proposals for relaxing Ita- lian armistice terms, but had pro- posed even further modifications, the Soviet action augured well for future dealings on the Italian problem. The report from a four-power (Continued on Page 8 Column 2) Hodgson Called to Paris; Russia Firm Against Franco Investigation By FRANCIS W. CARPENTER WASHINGTON, April 27, Australia's peppery delegate, Lt. Col. William R. Hodgson, an- nounced late, today he .vas with- drawing from the United Nations security council because of the illness in Paris of his wife and that his successor at the council table would carry on his policies without any change. Hodgson, the prime mover for a unanimous solution of the Span- ish deadlock in the council and lom a proponent of full docu- mentation on every case before the council, said he would leave by plane for Paris Monday morn- ing. In a statement announcing his impending departure, Col. Hodg- son said the Iran and Spanish questions had delayed hi srclurn to his ill wife, Mrs. Murial Hodg- son. The Australian's announcement was made as Mexico took the lead in seeking a solution of the Spanish crisis in the but every move ran against the stern Russian opposition to any investigation of Franco Spain. The council has shelved the Iranian case at least until May 6, with Russia on record as boy- cotting any further discussion of that matter. In the Spanish case, Hodgson has proposed that a sub- committee of five members of the council study the evidence submitted, make such inquiries as it desires and report back to the council for what ever action the council desires to take. Serious Shortage 01 Meal in Many Oklahoma Cities OKLAHOMA CITY, April 27. survey of 27 Okla- homa cities disclosing n serious meat shortage today wns made the basis of nn appeal from the Oklahoma Retail Grocers Asso- ciation urging Gov. Robert S. Korr to oppose federal control of livestock and meat. In a letter signed by Don W. Lyon, secretary-manager, the group -asked Kerr to recommend to the senate banking and cur- rency committee removal, of nil government control on livestock and meat. Kerr is scheduled to appear May 1 before the com- mittee to urge removal of price control from petroleum and pe- troleum products. Commenting on the letter, Lyon said a check had been made of meat dealers in 27 Oklahoma communities and that "almost without exception" they report- ed a serious meat shortage. Con- ditions appeared somewhat less acute in the panhandle, however, he said. "This condition exists in spite of the fact that we have in tne state more cattle population to- day than we had in the fl-year average from 1941 through 194V he declared in the letter to Kerr. "The supplies are adequate and in a short time removal of price controls would straighten out the meat industry. It is our consid- ered opinion that this is the only thing that will straighten it out." Kerr is now in the east. Injured Rancher Crawls 18 Hours RAPID CITY, S. D., April Rapid City rancher who crawled 18 hours to reach help, dragging a broken leg, was in a hospital here today, nursing skin burns along his left side from the crawl. The rancher, Ben Powers, caught under a bundle of steel posts he was unloading from a truck, was unconscious when his wife and son found him at the edge of a highway at 4 a.m. Fri- day. The accident occurred at 10 a.m. Thursday. Meat Shortage Is Reducing Medicines ;l CHICAGO, April Manufacture of medicines made from meat by-products has been reduced as much as 80 to 90 per- cent because of a current short- age of raw materials, pharma- ceutical producers said today. Diversion of meat slaughter- ing through non-inspected chan- 1 nels cost the public an estimated. in animal glands last year, one of the larger meat pack- ers said, "and the loss has been rapidly accelerated since the first of the year." From these glands are produc- ed such lifesaving medicines as epinephrin, insulin, extract of ox bile, and pituitary extract. Huge Flying Wing Bomber Revealed, Dwarfs Old B-29 LOS ANGELES, April army air forces removed official secrecy today from its flying winR bomber, the XB-3B, n radical design which dwarfs the B-29 and has nn announced range about one-fourth greater than the world's distance record. The bomber was designed and built by Northrop Aircraft, Inc., at Hawthorne, Calif. It is expect- ed to fly in a short time. The XB-35 is shaped like a col- ossal boomerang, with no fuse- lage or exposed engine micelles. Crew, engines, fuel and arma- ment are housed inside the wing. Crew quarters are pressureized. The plane spans 172 feet and has a center width of 37 feet 6 inches. From the center, the wing tapers to end widths of 9 feet 4 inches. Although its normal gross load Is pounds, it is designed to fly with an overload up to pounds, The e m p t y weight is pounds, and the useful for fuel and bombs is from pounds at normal gross to pounds at overload. (By comparison, the B-29 Su- perfortress has a wingspan of 141 feet and is 99 feet long. Its nor- mal weight is around pounds and its overload weight pounds.) The only performance data on the XB-35 which the AAF releas- ed was its range of more than miles. This compares with the world distance record of 198 miles set with a B-29 last November. -K- 'Youth lor Chrisl' Meeting Draws 420 Attendance Soars At Third Saturday Program Attendance at the Saturday night "Youth for Christ" meet- ing here soared to 420, with 25 churches represented and with a spirited song service and mes- sage. Previously attendance has been 105 and 167. The meeting for next Saturday night, May 4, is to be held at Trinity Baptist church, Tenth and Mississippi. The Saturday night meetings are sponsored by the Ada Ministerial .Alliance. Tulsa Bus Company Wants Line Into Ada TULSA, Okla., April 27, Apnlication will be filed with the state corporation commission next week by the Union Trans- portation Co. for permission to operate busses into Ada from tha company's southern terminus points, Holdenville and Wewoka, was announced today by Dun- can McRae, president. Several new 37-passenger bus- ses are now in operation, McRae said. Whole City Is Blamed British Clamp Rigid Con- trol on Jewish City After Deadly Raid JERUSALEM, April A top-ranking British military authority said tonight he was holding the entire community oj Tel Aviv responsible for the "willful and brutal murder" of seven British soldiers in a raid on a British military installation here Thursday. Mnj. Gen. A. J. H. Casscls, comninndintf officer of the Brit- ish Sixth Airborne division, sum- moned the acting mayor of Jewish city, El loser Pcrlson, to his headquarters and said he had do- cidec'. to "restrict the whole com- munity in order to mnintain pub- lic security." "I hold the whole community Casscls said. The general ordered an imme- diate curfew closing Tel Aviv's cafes, restaurants and entertain- ment places from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. "until further notice." He banned all motor traffic in two principal districts of Tel Aviv during the curfew hours. Tel Aviv, on all-Jewish city, is the largest and most modern in (Pop. in Police had been searching for members of a Jewish armed band, including girls, who killed seven British soldiers at a mili- tary car park by throwing hand grenades and placing, mines among parked vehicles. A com- munique snid the attack1 "appar- ently was designed to cause max- imum casualties." "There is no doubt whatsoever in my juind that many members of the Tol Aviv community cither know of this project or could have given some warning it Cnsscl said, add- ing: ''Further, I am quite certain that if you rm representative of the community of Tel Aviv to do so you could produce suf- ficient information to lend to the arrest of the criminals." Seminole Producer Has Changed Hands Bought from Jocksons ly Tom and Milt Phillips SEMINOLE, Okln.. April Seminole Producer hns been sold to Tom K. Phillips, Hoi- denville, Okla., publisher and H. Milt Phillips, Oklahoma City, by James T. and Sadie A. Jackson who established the daily news- paper March 1, 1927. Announce- ment of the sale wns made to- night to Jackson. Tom R. Phillips Is publisher of the Holdcnvlllc Doily News. H. Milt Phillips has been stata director of veterans' asslstanca since his discharge from the navy a year ago. Milt Phillips will move to Seminole to bo co-pub- lisher and general manager whilo Tom Phillips will remain in Hol- denville. The Seminole County News, weekly owned by the Jacksons, was included in the transaction Jackson said. But the Jacksons will retain the commercial print- ing and office supply store and will operate it as the Jackson Printing company with W. R, Jackson as manager. Duke Weds Model LONDON, April 27. A pretty Mayfair mannequin known as "the girl with the per- fect figure" was married today to the wealthy young Duke of Rutland on the eve. of her 22nd birthday anniversary. She is Anne Gumming Bell, a Yorkshire lass who became a photographer's dress model after serving as a volunteer first aid nurse during the war. TH' PESSIMIST BT Bob fft Th' feller who starts out with a jug generally ends up in one. Whut's become o" th' fashioned woman who cur- ried 'er small tiod in th' corner chieff
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