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Corsicana Daily Sun (Newspaper) - February 27, 1959, Corsicana, Texas Daily 1959 Statisticians Offer Data On Any Question By SAM NEW YORK Businesi Statisticians can tell you almos anything They say they many bath jou take week and how muc soap you They can say how much th average homemaker whoeve that may on keei tag the house They ca pive the cost of keeping a sky scrapers insides spic and spai They have figures on aeroso bombs and on the task of tidy ing up airport runways afte the jet Statisticians may just be i love with But business men want their reports for oth er They need to kno the demand so they can pla They want the po tential so they can lay out sale They use these figure in deciding whether a new proc net could beat out a or commercial drum up bigge consumer Getting Cleaner The comforting news today is that American are getting cleaner every year Special Breakfast All This Week CONSISTING OF Texas Euby Grapefruit 2 Good size pats of Pure Pork Sausage 2 Grade A Fresh Jelly And all the coffee you 95c for 65c ALSO SPECIAL PLATE LUNCH 60c Georges Grill East Collin Near Beaton Texas Famous Steak House Dial TR4UI2 for Reservation Sugar Helping Trace Complex Chemical Moves both personally and in their sur Statisticians say that in 1946 Americans used 23 pounds of soap a year per and now 29 The total comes to more than five billion pounds of soap a From this the experts deduce that Americans UPDThc National Bureau of take 26 billion baths a or some 500 million a On a per capita basis this is about 150 a year or three a The nations tailor shops and cleaners now do a record 112 billion dollar a year business keeping clothes The total of dry cleaning bil3 goes up an average of 3 per cent a This year Americans are ex pected to spend nearly 600 mil lion or a family on household clean deodorizers and Howard Co president of Dumas Mil ner says indus try sales have risen 25 per cent in five Last year the total was million dollars some 350 for cleaners and ino million for waxes and 50 million for and 50 million for a fairly latecomer to the house hold Other Expenditures To this could be added mil more spent on home paint and for vacuum polishers and other 2ohoon says sales of his own pinebased line went up 25 per cent in 1958 and that now 40 ier cent of its products are made from synthetic pine oil he American yen for cleanli ness having helped eat up much of the pine stumps that started he Some 300 maintenance con tractors tidy up New Yorks big National Cleaning Contractors taic ng care of 90 skyscrapers n and uses gallons ol resin and plasticbased floor jiiishes a gallons of iouid tons of cleari ng powder Costs pr building run from o a Some 100 companies special ze in filling aerosol bombs with luch things as window of the talent Standards has developed a new radioactive sugar which will help scientists study complex chemical it was dis closed Horace head of the bureaus organic chemistry explained the develop ment to group winners Westinghouse science senrch The combined with ra dioactive Is used in trace the course of chemical re who headed the team which developed the said It is much cheaper than the carbon 14 One curie of carbon 14 costs while the same amount of tritium costs he tritium re quires no expensive shielding and the extreme sensitivity of measurement makes it ideal for the study of problems involving quantities of minute diodorants insecticides paints ROOFTOP officer Jack wearing pamia th honric and cleaning And the jet age is barely on us when one Sa re Metal Product of out with a special jet air port sweeper to clean two mil ion square feet of runway per The product can pick up metal wrenches or lop The firm iweeper can says its also pick vacuum up two plain hands back a girls photo to Donald 21 on the edge of a hotel roof in Long left pho to from which the lovelorn man threatened to Seconds Harris grabbed the wouldbe right photo anc hauled him to safety just as Horton was about to leap from the roof clutching his girls picture in his AP Wirephoto Boyles Column By HAL BOYLE though it doesnt say low they are likely to get on a etused LOANS TO Automobile TEXAS 217 Beaton Street Phone TR43784 NJC Instructor Evaluotor In Panel At Mexia Henry business in structor at Navarro Junior Col was in as a member of a panel of six to study the Mexia High School business This was the second In a series of the The purpose of the study is to evaluate the business depart ment at the high The panel is composed of Faborn from the Univer sity of four Mexia resi and Tax Suits Are Filed Thursday Eight delinquent tax suits were filed in district court Thursday Most of the property Involved is in the Blooming Grove and Dawson Citations were being served by sheriffs deputies Thursday Robert Jackson is delinquent tax attorney for the a Want Ad and Convert it into Cash Dial TR44761 Nof OneBuf Two and Announce the Opening Of Little Steak House this March 1359 Little Steak House 2 2407 West 7th Avenue Texas FARM FRESH FOOD STEAKS POULTRY SEA FOOD FREE To be given away March A Fine Hereford Calf Fresh From Feed REGISTER AT EITHER STEAK HOUSE UNTIL DRAWING WILL BE MARCH 8th AT You do not have to buy Just come by and see You do not have to be present to Little Steak Hiuse 1 South Highway 75 2 West Highway 31 2407 West 7th NEW YORK CT Nobody loves a fat So says an American pro But Santa Claus still is mighty The truth is not that nobody loves a fat The truth is that most people secretly envy the fat To most of the world the Cat man is still the symbol of plenty and In this country he has become a symbol of nonconformity and man with the courage to be National Neurosis As a doctor observed recent the campaign against in America is assuming the pro portions of a national neuro Show me a man who jeers at an overweight person 1il show you a man who is dis contented because being thin hasnt made him famous or It just goes to show that a n an whose only ambition is to become thin as a rail is likely to end up There are certain advantages in this civilization in having a wellrounded known in some admiring circles as a First and girls n the office may laugh at your but bless the little do love to reach cut and pat Anything else you buy on the installment plan a a a be tak en from you if you dont meet the payments But there is no mortgage on a big It Is yours have and to You can take it with even unto the Arms Find Rest Skinny men who nap in the1 office swivel chairs wake up from having their arms dangle down like an But the fat man finds his stomach a comfortable arm A fat man cant be 1C somebody sits next to him in a bus he merely takes a deep the other follow falls off on the floor This world Is full of people who stick their face Into your face and try to peddle you soma The fat man is not at their He merely leans thrusts out his belly pushes the fast talker out of Bankers will lend more mon ey on less collateral to a man with a tire around his waisi I7o looks like a bank vault to and The fat man is more roman may surprise the la Is the most atten tive of As the old tish saying When the belly is full the mind is amongst the TKACTOB SCHOOL negro county and three adult leaders of 4H club work in Navarrn county have returned from Palestine whero they participat ed in a twoday 4H club tractor Twelve counties were represented at the Four Students 1JC Attending enton Four Navarro Junior College students are on the campus of North Texas State College today and Saturday for the State Fu ture Business Leaders of Ameri ca The students making the trip are Larry Corsicana Mary Lynn Frost Bobby Dawson arid Vivian Henry Navarro bus iness is accmpaning the Larry president of the local unit of Is vice pres ident of the state A and Miss Future Busi ness Leader of America and a and Miss Future Business Executive will be elected on each of the college and high school Contests will also be held for public vocab and parliamentary proce dure CLAIM CHEAP FERTILIZER TOKYO UP Red China says it has developed a high quality bacteria fertilizer using plentiful Pelp ing radio said Tsui a veteran researcher at the For estry and Soil Research Insti has manufactured a nitro gen fixing bacteria fertilizer azotogen from burnt coal ashes maize Television To Offer Tribute To Manie Sacks By VERNON SCOTT 2T UPI Television holds Us first lenefit performance next Tues ay when 15 stars pay tribute o the late Emanuel Manie the man who provided most of them with their first reak in show Unlike telethons where off hecuff appearances are made tll have spent six weeks putting the program to worked for Ed die Fisher donated his hour time slot to the Dinah and Frank started the whole Finkei They wanted to show their appreciation for what Manie had done for At first it was going to be a disjointed variety but now weve organized the program to the point where it is unlike anything ever seen on There will be a story line that touches on Manies life and Well go on the air from Hollywood and New with about a third of the show on o rafse money for because some of the pcr I formers had prrvious commit Audiences in both cities will consist of Manies whose career was Some of M a n i e a Friends is a fullblown spectac Participating in song and ance sketches and tributes re Sid Rosemary Cloon Nat King Perry Como Harry Bet y Bob Tony Mar Dinah Frank Sinatra Cay Danny Jack Webb and Jane AH Get Minimum During the year the stars de nand guestshot pay in the housands of They all re working for minimum sal ries on this The 90minute program will et for the Emanuel acks Foundation for research nto mental The tab ill be picked up by the The foundation was establish d by Sacks several years prior his During his lifetime acks and his many friends ade substantial contributions or research for all physical and iental who died of leukemia a ear was little known to he but he built his repu ation as a starmaker le recording It was Sacks who engineered he first hit record via RCA ictor for Sinatra and The shows Bob single most Important entree V TV It a pertormer comes through with a big selling record television appearances automatically Manie provided the Colin who win m ocation in Actor Jimmy Stewart will direct a film hort for the Strategic Air Command for Air Force tunities to hundreds of and theyll be saying their thanks Tuesday p Sun Want Ads Bring Tour Want Ait to Bit Parts Sam Goldwyn following in his fathers Want Ads Bring Results will produce his first picture for Young Goldwyn will pilot Huckleberry Finn for the studio which bears his fathers a stampede in Hollywood to produce the first story of the Fidel Castro rebellion in Latest to edge into the race is SECURITIES Robinson TexM Telephone TB 46876 First National Bank Bnlldlni guided by Enter tainers are all Manie kept us from being He had a closet full of right Sinatra Manie couldnt do enough for his Before his death In Sacks headed Columbia was programming chief of NBC which presents the show and staff vice president of It was Mania who started the trend of building TV movie tions making their reputa the recording Finkei Today records provide the Will 0 Wisp Dacron and Wool Tropicals BY Complete Optical Service Eyes GLASSES Examined Glasses Fitted Modern Frames EASY CREDIT EATINC OUT IS FUN LUBES CAFETERIA Featuring BARBQ HAM AND CHICKEN Special Friday and Saturday To PORK CHOP DINNER 75c 625 West 2nd Dial TR44651 New And Used Truck CLEARANCE EVERY UNIT TO BE SOLD IN Includes The New DAYS SUSAN HAYWARD Sale March Told torrid and true The story of Barbara Graham Trie lost but rtever lonely sinner toughest deal Dont Migs It life ever dealt MIDNITE SHOW PALACE AN INTERSTATE THEATRE If You Intend To Buy A Car Or Pickup This YearNOW IS THE TIME COME EARLY FOR A GOOD CHOICE Your Corsicana Ford Heres the Right Answer to the Most CareFree Spring and Summer that ever a Man Amazingly Light Weight WILL0WISP TROPICALS Holds its tailored Looks neat all day and sheds wrinkles at night and for Color f WILL0WISP bright an excitingly unique blending of dark base shades and a supremely flattering CHOOSE YOURS TODAYI 59 50 Cash Charge LayAway HARRIS JACOBS FASHION COIUVEB Filth At Beatoa t
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