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Arcadia Tribune (Newspaper) - February 3, 1944, Arcadia, California Tim Vou bought your a boobs Quot n Ani Arcadia news the War Loais lets All Back the attack twelve Phi it Arcadia California Iii is a Keb on furlough Here Bowling Green tournament makes Progress despite bad weather feb. 24 arcadians urged to Register now transportation will be provided donors by Frances it. Jones i he Mobile unit of. Kloof i Lank of the Amori Nii red Cross will be Iii Arcadia on thursday afternoon feb. A 24, from 3 to 7 i. In., at tin1 american legion flail on North first Street. I Hose hours will make it possible for workers As Well As it housewives to have tin privilege of donating to this life saving cause. Call mrs James of. Bone now and nuke your appointment. Her number is Atwater 7-2871 in the three years that the american red Cross has been operating the various blood Banks in several Largo cities i hey have collected live million pints of blood that hrs been made into plasma and shipped overseas to alleviate the Shock of Battle casualties and save lives thai would have otherwise have been lost. This year there is a desperate need for More and More plasma. The quota for this one year i six million pints. That Means that every single american who can possibly donate should do so and do so now. The local chapter of the american red Cross is making All the arrangements so that it will be easy for you to go to the legion Hall and do your part to help win this War. The motor Collis will furnish transportation ii you line it impossible to get there. The canteen workers will see to it that you have a sustaining snack after you have donated. The staff assistants will make registration simple and efficient. La you have no place to leave your children the red crass has despite the cold find overcast skies on saturday there Vero i considerable number of spectators on hand to watch the round Robin triples tournament comp tiny for the Arthurs menus shop prize which started Jan. 21. Skips were on their toes calling1 for almost impossible shots i driving drawings guarding and trailing. The games were veil played and the three winning in von by Only three Points a in pria finn in tigers t. A. Grant Lead q. Ppr pc Wailon is Needham vice skip i Beech skip. Qunaun a i Bambi ers of. Hurt Lead h. Doll def latter l Kellogg vice skip s. W. Yeats ,., tin i an interesting sidelight indicating 11w appreciation of soldiers who vol. Xvii. No. To above is the latest picture of staff sgt. it. take since Liis return heme to Arcadia in dry uniform with his two a decorations sergeant Whitlock was awarded the distinguished living Cross Ltd the left for completing 25 in a sinus in ii flying fortress Over Europe As a Waist gunner and the air medal with three Oak i Ai musters. Sergeant Whitlock i of Here on furlough with his wife Are Gin is it his parents or. And mrs. Vav. Whitlook 27, i m Ile Street will leave in a few weks for advanced training As a fort Rucj Pilot. <12� ends Ramblers 15 tigers 12 Lonich shots a. E. Waite Lead e. Gunn vice skip j. P. Long skip. Tornadoes a w w. Wilson. Lead r. Zimmer vice skip c. H. Jessup skip. 112 Encl. Tornadoes 14, Long shots ii. Stream rollers a. M Dickinson Lead j. D. Stanley vice skip cd s. Eberly skip. Hotshots r Millar lend j j an Sec vice skip l. Mcnamie Kip 12 ends Stream oilers 12 hotshots 9. Standing of teams team g. Played won tornadoes Ramblers steamroller tigers j Lon shots hotshots the result Lori. 0 0 i 1 2 have come through Arcadia and have been entertained by the generous hostesses of the Uso. Are excerpts from letters received by mrs. Wood Glover chairman of senior hostesses who commented. For anything we be done to help build morale in the boys be feel amply repaid in the Many friends we be made among a Kansas boy writes her a you Sui Al v hive been Good to me. Hic my from ii boy in Nova Leona a i in Illy have been through Heil and nov i m or i c in the Hospital. Id like to Send my Mother our republicans from other cities to be present at february Lith gathering an upswing of Republican party sentiment through out i toastmasters clubs speech Contin 12th congressional Dis ters held at carpenters last Mon strict was being observed with Tkv evening. Consolidation of primaries for May 16 starts political activity political activity was stirred wednesday wit from Sacramento that the legislature has merged the presidential primary with tip a. 28 primary for Date of May 16. Registrar of voters at. J. Donor Hue who returned to his los Angeles office wednesday from Sacramento an. Denounced that he will put a full winners chosen in speech Craft Orville Tulga Grant Phillips and of v. Trompeter were adjudged winners in the Arcadia Monrovia clerical staff on the Job to handle the expected Rush of nominating petitions due to get under Way beginning next monday. Filing deadlines win go Hyers fail to keep puce total to Date $354,143.50, is Only Little Over half of required quota of $600,000 the firs file Cornin Gaies to convention dating Polit to pet Tiu a Par my i will by hate for Del National monday feb with Only fore the Flea 2 Days left Bell be of fell. 15, gratification today by leaders As they pointed toward the Lincoln Day dinner rally in West Arcadia Friday Fob. La. A every one can feel the revived spirit within the party ranks declared chairman George Meier Azusa of the 12th District Republican Assembly. Quot a Are i confident that the voters we reject the new Deal candidates in 7, and the do line by winning first place Orville Tulga earned the right to represent the clubs in the area speech contest which will be held in Alhambra on March 16. Grant Phillips and o. V Trompeter will act . The first Day t tile nominating p other offices to be May 16 election v and the deadline u among the office May 16 in los Angel Pasadena Are United Cirl will be March i n wac to re amp it a the stated i Junta of $600,000 in War Bond ales Arcadia s fourth War j loan drive slowed Down to a Valk this week with a total reported to Date of $354, Ulac and s for All ill ill b to t be in at the j feb. 16 March 7 filled or county and states sen enrolment in grades is Down a new York boy writing from a lox Hole Quot am writing this in a Fox Hole. Today is mothers Day and we Are thinking cd a Ixia who hailed j rom a i Glover s Hometown a i Olin re Mem will enable tile Santa Anita club to bar the first Elmiral Rcd you it teams of the those biscuits you made were swell this District next May and will aether 011 Points and All made a elect the entire Republican spend d showing. The area lieu because the Arcadia gathering tenant governor Lee Aldrich of republicans has loomed so in cd irps Gibson and Walter heliports in in the plans for the a i Drick served As judges according to the judges the toastmasters chosen As Winner and the other three contestants a tor. Congress Assembly count Woof Glover Ralph Ottun and supervisor Justice of the Palace Roy Davidson were very close to state senator and counts party Central committees. Of thus tournament continued on Page 4 due to the slow registration of new pupils in in kindergarten the total enrolment for Arcadia elementary school was Down a Little at the beginning of the second semester which opened february i. I he enrolment for the first s e in e s t e r was first Avenue school 890 Molly Avenue school 613, with a total of 1,543. Fro lament to Date is first Avenue school 870 Holly Avenue school 637, or a total of 1.057. At least 60 kindergarten youngsters Are expected to enrol this semester. The slowness May be due to the Rainy weather according to the superintendents office. With the expected Kinder Garden enrolment and with transfers in the other grades the total tor the second semester should go Over the total for the fall semester. Send Well qualified Best available bowlers to participate in the mid enter tournament to be i held at Arroyo Seco Park feb. 14- 19. From the enthusiasm being shown by All members of the club. Oui / the Best teams and players will be selected to represent the club in this tournament. It is also Gratifying to note that 21 members have signed an agreement that a suitable uniform be adopted in the Best i Ever Alc ill never think of you As a casual acquaintance but As an old from the Tennessee boy whose Farn la is a neighbor of the Cordell hulls never dreamed that people could get to mean so much As you and or. Glover do to me a Chicago boy writes a ifs really swell to get your letters telling me conformity with the Bowling clubs ii tic news makes me wish i was of the association. Such a uniform i Back in the i a boy from Washington a think of you often. Of the Good times we had with your family when we were stationed at Santa Anita Quot i an Iowa boy a we can never sex i pres oui gratitude to you for so i a Chicago Mother writes a thanks at the next regular meeting of j Lor mothering my son. I realize Glenn Dyer Post 247, american be i allow lonely he must have been and i want you to know How grateful i an outlier Mother a a we re so glad our boy has found such Fine friends in proach no Campaign party exec in Pomona have cancelled their Lincoln Day dinner and will attend the Arcadia rally As a unit Cost s 120,000 Donoghue predicted that the a 16 primary would Cost about $420. Too in los Angeles county or Abou $100,000 More than what would Haw been required for the May 2 presidential primary. County authorities gave Notia yesterday that they expect to in crease the salary of election boart members Lor the May 16 from $8 to $10. Will be distinctive and improve appearance of the club. Legion will Aid red Cross drive by Paul Mallon Jse released by Western newspaper Union. What servicemen Are thinking people freely speaking their minds these Days on the issues of the Day Are the men at the front or just Back. Although they Are millions Strong and will be the prevailing influence in the country after the War their views Are Seldom publicly reported. You can find out what they think Only by talking with those at Home on leave or Reading their letters to their families. Their common line of thought As far As i have been Able to judge in conversations is fairly accurately presented in a letter from an army Captain received by his father a newspaper editor. His views seem an average of men who have rubbed elbows with allies and matched fists with enemies to achieve a better realistic understanding of both As follows a things look different out Here Southwest Pacific and there is plenty of time to reflect on past life because life out Here is so primitive so Basic stripped of Alf luxuries and niceties that As american kids we took for granted As part of our country. But now that we Are giving. We have gained a much finer perceptive a finer appreciation. A and i for one do not desire to quit until we be wiped out not just beat Down to an unconditional surrender but wiped out the youth of Japan and Germany and Italy. For if we do not we shall have children who will in 25 years have to fight the children growing up in the countries now with warped minds. A but will America get soft i believe she is yet. And will go easy on them. I suppose the american people still refuse to face imperialism. But they Damn sight better learn Quick. English mandates Are beings handed Backen a Silver Platter out Heie to the Lungfish governor As he moves in again islands practically bathed in marines blood. There is one i can think of at present and Back to dear old England it goes. This All May sound Bloodthirsty to the average civilian very comfortable and Safe in an easy chair in a carpeted Home. Changed no i Haven to changed at All. I always thought thus. I just got acquainted with primitive instincts that i figured i would never have to know. Continued on Page 2 men and women in the service awarded purple heart posthumously i and mrs. F. Wesley Davies of 849 san Vicente Road Arcadia have received word that their son pfc. Ernest a Hun Davies who was killed in action in Italy on last armistice Day has been awarded the decoration of the purple heart posthumously tor gallantry in action. Gifu tuesday night a plan Lor the Post to make n coh med Effort among its members in the coming red Cross annual Roll Call and War land Campaign will be presented to the membership for approval. Such a plan has been proved extremely successful in other communities and is recommended to the posts of the California legion at next tuesdays meeting final plans for the legions part in the 4th War loan drive will be revealed. Commander Floyd Henderson states that Glenn Dyer Post should have total sales in excess of $50,000 to its credit before the drive closes he says the total to Date is class for a men Only in Home nursing started new emergency a Home nursing course for a men Only Quot is the newest innovation of the Home nursing division of the local red Cross Branch it was announced a today by mrs. James i. Mathews its head. This new class is now being organized and any Man general critic Charles Gibson pointed out that a speech titles were interest provocative. The speakers in the order of their a actor ring to Mark Potter chairman Bearance and their subjects were of the 12th District Central com As follows Roy Davidson Quot fishing suttee. On the Columbia Quot Ralph Ottun Quot a spirited gathering is Antic a ttys the same old Story a a Wood Paft d with shouts for approaching Glover a in the Spring a Young party Victory expected from those Many a fancy Quot Grant Phillips Quot we who have detected the swing of Only owe it to ourselves Quot Orville voter sentiment to Republican Gulf a. A belonging Quot and o. V. Principles a Potter predicted. Trompeter a shall the Soldier reservations must be made at vote Quot the West Arcadia cafe not later president Curtis of the Arcadia than pm be. 9 in order to be certain club presided Over the meeting of seating it is announced by the and also acted As toastmaster of committee of arrangements the i the evening. He expressed the Cal is at the Corner of Baldwin clubs pleasure for the presence at Avenue and Duarte Road. Telephone j the meeting of several Well known at. 7-9025. Local men including messes. L. B. Added to the original list of Lin Campbell Desmond Swager and Coin Day dinner sponsors As pub Roy Carter. Other visitors were in listed la St do inv am i visitors a Vic that in his opinion some form o none i last week Are the following Lee Aldrich and Pone Hilburn from i u rav Huff Penn a re xxx n xxx. 7 a a n us 11 glom Borough system for the metropol trav Rie Neran mrs. H. B. Norris san Gabriel and Carl Blom from Ted Brodhead Colin Stewart or. 1 san Marino mrm Al Quot to the Cha untested tha Russell Lucas or. J. Victor co vol i a hip in speaking will be some sort g. Plan be evolved whirl Gordon s. Eberle Noble k Dep i 7 monday s 6r30 Woald keep the City of los Angele thy or. And mrs. G v trompe i s t Holch Grant of swallowing up smaller Cit in Ter and or. And mrs. Hoyt Curtis up ? s to preside. Anco which would retain some sort Hoyt cultus. Hoyt Curtis will handle the table j of autonomy yet provide for Del Opic an Orvi in Tulga will act As negations to a Central authority to Oas Maser. Formal i Lepai de. Handle problems which should Ford proposes consolidations for county Rule chairman of the Board of supervisors John Anson Ford has sent a prepared statement to the mayor and councilmen of a los Angeles county a municipalities and to a1 Chambers of Commerce pointing of Tan District must Quot avoid be adopted to Hospital study is being made speeches Are to be Given by Walter Hendrick and Roy Davidson win. A Murphy chairman of the committee recently appointed by who a feels mayor m h Ormsby to study the the need of such essential inform i needs and possibilities of an Emerson can enrol by calling mrs. Hospital for the City of a Mathews at Atwater 7-3975. Nadia reports that his committee _ _ has held one session during which they probed the question thoroughly but will not be ready to offer any recommendations on the a subject to the City Council until later in the month. City Hall notes be solved cooperatively. Quot several knotty problems have said chairman Ford Quot involving absurd and costly Boundary situations and affecting the lives of Mou Sands of among the geographic problems school children closely approaching $50,000. Upward trend shown in school District expenditures per Pupil current expenditures jut elementary Pupil for the Arcadia City school District averaged $91.37 per Pupil in j a Mallet of average daily attendance for 1942-43, compared with $87.41 re it Ous of Arsun i or 1941-42, California taxpayers association stated today releasing ifs study of Pupil expenditures in 211 of the larger la est the request of the Arcadia police set Forth by Ford Are Ricapi tent sent through the City j thirty three county Council to the state division of highways to establish a 25 mile zone 1,000 feet on the West Side of the Huntington drive Entrance to Camp Santa Anita and a similar islands a cities wholly or almost surrounded by other cities with ordinances often at variance with those of surrounding areas 14 shoestrings annexed land a few Hundred feet a Telephone hours a Strong upward sweep in the returns of the weekly Bond and Tion found 1 $2.00 in 41 districts. Distance on the East Side was duly to a few Hundred rods wide and authorized in a letter just received blocks or Miles in length which produces vast confusion and in the City planning commission i inequality Quot j reported to the City Council that at j the costly confusion resulting i theil last regular meeting Charles from this colossal contusion is Al a Faulkner was re elected to be most beyond computation a Ford wrote Quot particularly As it is a permanent condition becoming More grievous As the years he cited the City of Vernon with 152 votes and property valued a More than $100,000,000. Which pay. Stamp Day at first Avenue school expenditures for teachers Sala j expenditures per Pupil went Down in 84 districts. President of the commission Tutaj ch�o1 districts in California. Elementary aver guest stars on the Telephone i a Resolution proposed by coun a Voog in Corci i attendance in the distinct. Hour broadcasts during february i oilman a caper that $50,000 in the totalled 1,387 for 1942-43, compare went up $2.00 or More in 125 Dis win urine Jose Iturbi famed Pian. I City Treasury by reason of funds with 1,314 Foi 1942-42, the Assoc a \ tocts and decreased More than just James Melton american Tenor deposited by the water depart other current Helen Raubal wagnerian Soprano ment be spent in the Purchase of no taxes to los Angeles City Hicl How a determined Effort of the Nee per Pupil in the elementary i in 84 districts a a we Quot a Quot a i rss tto i we a the a t a indent to tour Gnu Tho r according to a. B. Smith Southern Wylin uus Purchase the City will classic example of local govern Irnne drive m \ ,1 943- a population shifts and War time California Telephone company have pent $125,000 for War Bonds i ment subject to severe criticism. Impaled with $56.faj for 194.-4. Bonuses in teacher pay Are already manager who said that the no in expenditures for other current in effect a the taxpayers Assoc a Grams Are has a it a urns Netter $913 10 including the purposes in the District averaged Tion pointed out. A the school Sale of 38 Bonds. Last wednesday i $31.44 for 1942-43 and $30.72 for1 the Mark shot up to a total of $7, 1941-42. A 72.40 with a Sale of 58 Bonds in i eng land a a i District expenditures per Demon increases in average daily attend acct or Ciurca lease of 6,869.30 in one week. Ary Pupil for 1942-43 compared 1 Ancor others. Brood Siert West Arcadia business 143.50 or Only a i it i Over half the amount required. Admittedly the last half of the amount needed will be the hardest to get. And in View of this condition additional efforts to pry Loose the savings of individual arcadians for War Bond purchases will be made at an Early Date it was said. Big Bond Premier As one inducement for Bond purchases to get their a Money on the line is the announcement by w. H. Lusher division manager of the Edwards theatres of an Arcadia Bond Premier show to be held at the Santa Anita theater on the night of feb. 15, at 8 30 of clock at which time the Premier of an outstanding motion picture will be released especially for this occasion. Also special added attractions will of arranged so that Bond purchases can look Back with Satis fac Ion on an excellent entertainment and at the same time realize they have helped the War Effort with their Purchase of a Bond which after All is the Best savings account in the world. One Bond one ticket All purchasers of Bonds either from one of the various issuing agents or from a solicitor or Salesman will when they receive their Bond find that a ticket bearing the same number As their Bond has been included which will entitle them to one admission to the Santa Anita theater on tile night Quot of feb. 15. Mobile unit planned another step to be taken to give impetus to tile present Bond drive is the establishment of a a Mobile unit a which will be a car driven by members of the local Waycas and which will make a House to House canvass of Arcadia in order to be certain no potential purchaser has been overlooked. In connection with the Mobile unit canvass phone Calls to every Home is contemplated calling the attention of the Householder to the impending visit by this unit. In the car will be a representative of one of the issuing agents who will he supplied with Bonds and can is Xuc them right on the spot at the time of the Sale. Bonds can be purchased from the following issuing agents and All other representatives Arcadia Post office Banks building and loan assn., Santa Anita theater Temple City theater and Temple City Banks. Cow Huhti Grams arc broadcast Over kit at 9 p. In. Mondays. Iturbi will appear years 1942-43 and 1943-44 brought on f cd. 7 and the others on Suc Many changes in the school prob feeding mondays. A general upward fiend in school loin some districts showing great Joe lends threshers a hand an be seen by estimating this More than $2.00 per Pupil while 47 coming school year should be held month s returns against a 12-month declined More than that amount to a minimum consistent with a 1943 of $23,000. Expenditures for teachers salaries Good school ital for marines broadcast from Bougainville i ii Lii my will be in the nature of a social affair when they will gather at the formal opening of the West Arcadia cafe on Friday night feb. 4 reservations for 30 or More have been made for dinner. Arcadia officers attend conference chief of police Louis of sillier and sgt. We. S. Orr attended a conference today of peace officers in dist. Atty. Fred w. Houser a office on the handling of juvenile problems throughout the county. The District attorney led the discussions and made recommendations for procedure in most cases. U. S. Marine corp photo returned ,cort>4l�radi� Sporter i shown interviewing leathernecks who have just turned rom Forward assault positions on Cape Sorokina Bougainville. Marines in the photo. Veterans of Bougainville a Woodiest Fligh ulc. Participated in the initial Landing at impress August building permits for january s7.890 building permits for the month of january 1944 totalled $7,890 with 25 permits granted according to g. B. Watson building inspector. This is considerably higher than a year ago in january when seven permits were granted tor a total of $1,240. While on his entertainment Lour for i ailed Stales service men overseas Joe in. Brown film comedian slopped along the burnout Road at this chinese farming Village where in briefly joined two chinese farm women Iii threshing Grain. Bobbies store comes to Arcadia Bobbie Thompson proprietor of a bobbies Quot ready to Wear store of 2102 last Las Tunas. Temple City is announcing today the opening of her new store in Arcadia which is of rated at 18 North first Avenue formerly occupied by til army fur-1 dishing store on saturday. Feb. It. With new fixtures All in place and the room redecorated a full line of ladies and misses ready Toff ear and sportswear has been sem bled for this occasion which is expected to attract a Large following. Tilt Temple City store which us opened Over a year ago. Has enjoyed an unusually successful business and the new location reflects a decision on the part of miss on to offer an opportune v for Arcadia patrons to take advantage of her distinctive line of a a. Men s Wear two arcadians win promotions two arcadians were honoured wit promotions in the armed service thus week according to an announce men by the War and hit v depart Robert Dot in Harris. Cup of la f Colorado Boulevard we up moved from a Captain to major Ali Earle Jones Shaw or. Son of or and mrs a j Shaw of 3jij 4 Santa Anita Avenue Arcadia a commissioned an Ensign in the naval forces

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