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Evening Independent (Newspaper) - January 09, 1942, Massillon, OhioSnow flurries colder to night vol xxv no 195 established 1863 exclusive associated press and Central press dispatches Home 1 e d i t i o in Massillon Ohio Friday january 9 1942 Twenty pages three cents a copy15 cents a week by m 01 chinese claim new gains Over japs in South China Allied sub damages Jap ship near Tokyo of Leningrad and Sevastopol reds break nazi russians claim German military v machine broken by the associated press London Jan six month siege of Leningrad and the two month encirclement at Sevastopol were declared Virtu ally broken today with Garri sons of the two ports taking up the offensive and the German siege troops themselves beset from both sides russian reports indicated that the hemmed in garrisons and attack tag forces driving to their Relief would effect a juncture might already have done so guerrilla operations increase military dispatches said that the army determined efforts to Shat Ter the nazi siege lines were being hid Edby hard hitting units of the red Ajr Force and by increased guerrilla operations wiping out Ger Man units and dynamite no Supply trains German troops which tried for weeks to smash through crimean mountains into Sevastopol were de scribed As retreating to the North before a Strong offensive launched by the port Garrison and supported by the big guns of the red Fleet Henry associated correspondent reported from Kui Bashev that the Sevas Topol offensive was made pos sible when the germans were forced to divert siege forces in an attempt to Stem the drive other russian troops landed on the Crimea near kerch driving Inland these red army troops threatened the German line of of Retreat British broadcast heard by lbs said German and rumanian troops in the Crimea faced a Choice of death or surrender unless they were Able to withdraw before the russians completely Cut their lines Back to the narrow neck connecting the Peninsula to the soviet units were reported at tacking in wave after wave with out regard for losses in a Sanguin Ary four Darold Battle at Pov Pentsa at the Mouth of the Stalin canal the canal a Ink in russian Baltic Arctic Waterways systems winds near the Southern Short of Lake Ladoga for 100 Miles from the Neva River Delta 20 Miles East of Leningrad to a Ladoga Inlet close to the Mouth of the Svir River finns miss nazi help was aligned with a red army push against finnish forces in Karelia which Helsinki spokesmen have acknowledged Are missing the firepower of withdrawn nazi divisions Cassidy dispatch said these actress weds quits Fil f see 8 our Weatherman and Vicinity Snow flurries tonight colder in Northwest portion and becoming colder in Southwest and Northeast portions late tonight yesterdays High was 8 at 1 p m the Low for the 24honr period was 3 below at 10 p in thursday no precipitation High humidity 78 Low 49 hourly temperature report furnished by Homer Snyder Muski Ngum District weather observer 6 p s a m 3 p 5 a 3 s p it 6 a 4 9 p a or 4 10 p s a 6 11 5 a s Jii Dwight Izlo a 31 1 a Oill a m 2 a Joon s a 2 by the associated press Cairo Egypt Jan with its land Supply routes under almost incessant assault from the air the Axis has at tempted by sea to provision the retreating libyan corps of Gen eral Erwin Rommel the British announce today but the coast Wise ships Drew a storm of direct hits from the Raf Ouray forces operating in sup port of our Mobile columns Over a wide area had a particularly successful Day destroying a number of enemy aircraft in Aerial said a general Headquarters com Munique lines broken enemy lines of communication West of Al Asheila also were repeat edly attacked a number of direct hits were obtained on transport vehicles and also on coastal shipping which was being used to bring stores Forward from Tripoli to beaches at various Points on the Gulf of the Supply Effort of the Axis indicated that Rommel falling Back onto Al Asheila at the innermost curve of the Gulf of Sirte might try to make a stand there if supplies could be assured the Raf itself reported at tacks with Good effect on motor transport and shipping near Buertel 320 Al Asheila on the Shore of the Gulf or Sirte say ing that one ship was set aflame Rommel main Force was moving from the aged Abia area toward Al Asheila 70 Miles to the Southwest ahead of a stubbornly resisting rear guard which used extensive mine Fields to supplement the Hazard of mud in hampering the Pursuit of the British imperials australian pilots flying United state built Curtiss Kitty Hawk fighters shot Down seven out of a formation of More than 50 Axis planes yesterday Over the aged Abia area the Raf reported i its own communique despite the fact that our aircraft were outnumbered More than five to one they immediately engaged the enemy and shot Down seven of them and seriously damaged several the official report said acknowledging loss of Only one Raf plane in the fight Navy aids land forces meanwhile More than 300 Miles to the East units of the British Navy joined with land artillery and air forces in an Effort to destroy Axis holdout forces in the Hal Fay a see 8 Baer holds weight Edge new York Jan 9 Champion Joe Louis and challenger buddy Bacr both weighed More than they had expected when they step Ped on the Scales in Madison Square nip ponese fear blockade As Battle for Singapore rages Luzon quiet citation to marines Rosella Towne acclaimed As one of the most Beautiful of the younger actresses in Hollywood Rosella Towne above weds Harry Kronman radio writer a Beverly Hills and reveals she plans to give up her 10 15 daily temperature Chart today Days qty min Max alarms 3 60 Atlanta Jujj Boston 7 to Buffalo 2 g Chicago 10 11 5 Cleveland 1 Columbus 1 v Denver Detroit 6 f 18 ii Elpaso 39 i Kansas City 13 Miami s3 a psst Paul 8 new Orleans is Kew Tork m f Phoenix 37 i Portland so san Francisco 3 Washington t yesterdays 68 today Lookout 10 below ii 8 s 46 9 10 63 15 i 67 s2 37 13 ont Ohio Road conditions highways Clear in Northwestern part Ohio covered with Light now and Slippery in spots in balance of state rationing committee considers inspectors to Check applications the Massillon tire rationing com Mittee headed by judge Robert g Hoffman and All tire dealers of the City will meet saturday at 11 a at the civilian defense administration office third floor of the City Hall building to establish a pro Gram for rationing the cites quota of tires and tubes one of the primary Steps to be considered Here will be the appoint ment of inspectors who will make recommendations to the rationing it is probable the names of men to serve As inspectors will be submitted at the conference of the rationing committee and tire Deal ers appointment of the inspectors May be made following the meeting cantons rationing committee Al ready land Force of four Mil lion goal men immediate japs moving up troops for heavy attack in Philippines by the associated Piess Washington Jan 9 the War department said today combat operations have dwindled to minor skirmishes in the philippine Battle front the japanese continuing to move troops up in apparent preparation for a heavy attack the departments morning com Munique based on reports received Here up to a Eastern stand Ard time said that air activity by the japanese yet Sarday was limited to reconnaissance text of communique the text of the communique 1 philippine theater combat operations have dwindled to desultory skirmishes in various sections of the front the enemy continues to move troops into the Forward areas apparently in preparation for a renewed attack in Force hostile air activity yesterday was limited to reconnaissance flights 2 to Vire is nothing to report from other the Outlook continued dark for the United states and British forces battling to hold the Philippines and the malay Peninsula Philippines the Jap anese pouring in a steady Stream of reinforcements to multiply their numerical superiority massed for an fallout attack against the remnants of general Douglas Macarthur weary army Northwest of Manila on the malay Peninsula the imperials were being forced Back relentlessly by the weight of unceasing j enemy drives which carried the Bat Jetle flags of Nippon even closer to the great Singapore stronghold somber As the situation was the capital found a few rays of com fort the Navy reported the sinking of four japanese army ships advices from Burma credited american vol v v Imperial Headquarters a d m i t a War brought to japans Doorstep by the associated press Japan got a preview taste to Day of the thing she dreads possible blockade of r densely populated Island Imperial Headquarters acknowledged an Allied sub Marine raid within 100 Miles of Tokyo in which the freighter Unkart Maru no 1 was torpedoed and damaged the nationality of the attacking Craft was not Given previously n u s Navy bulletin reported int submarines of the american Asi Attr Fleet and Slink n 10 000ton japanese transport and free japanese Sim to ships via 11 major attack in the philippine Campaign the War department reported that com Bat operations dwindled to minor skirmishes is the japanese moved up troops for a climactic drive against Gen Douglas Macarthur forces Oti Batan Peninsula the navys communique was the first report in Many Days from the sizeable undersea Force operating in far Bast Waters at the Start of the War press phone Holo there is a reproduction of the citation president Roosevelt Drew up m recognition of the heroic stand made by the Wake Island Marine defenders against overwhelming japanese forces Untener fliers with new successes in attacks on enemy bases in Thailand and belated details of wakes de Fonse added fresh glory to the Nia Washington Jan 9 laurels As Well As two More facials disclosed today that inductions into the army were being step Ped up to double or triple the peace time rate and indications were that the immediate goal was a hardhat Ting land Force of four million men the army is accelerating the induction of present registrants which include about already classified As 1a without waiting to draw from the men Between 20 and 44 inclusive who Are expected to Register 16 no limit has been set on the War time size of the army to be sent to Britain and any where else the High command May deem advisable Secretary Stimson says the number to be drawn from the to 10 available fit men will be de which is functioning along ones Hermince by the needs As they arise May be adopted Here it has 12 inspectors who will cooperate Garden today for the of fila with tire dealers in submitting the weighing for tonight heavyweight championship fight Louis who had expected to weigh 205 pounds tipped the beam at heaviest of his fighting career his previous High was 206 for a fight with Natie Brown before he became Champion Baer who scaled 237 for his pre Vious meeting with Louis in Washington weighed 250 today five pounds More than he had planned to carry scientific tooth Brush 39c at Buckeye club members fish Fry Colony club members big time tonight s Erie ext real Turtle soup fish Sandwich free parking for our patrons at Fries restaurant january clearance heres your Chance men to pick up some real bargains at tremendous savings our entire Stock drastically reduced to Clear out at once work omens store Cor Tremont and 1st siegels january clearance Thrift buyers who really want Quality names of applicants for tires and tubes to the rationing committee committee personnel reduced the local committee will not con Sider the rationing of tires to per sons living outside the Massillon corporation at a meeting of tire rationing committees representing Stark county Massillon Canton Alliance and villages in the county equipment ordered present strength has been placed at around officers and men and plans already under Way would Kunf 1c 2000000appropria turns have been made to enemy ships to the toll they took be fore the Island fell Jap transport sunk the submarine report was the first in Many Days from the Lon silent undersea units of the Asiatic Fleet the Navy communique last night said that one of the japanese ships sunk was a transport and the three others were Supply ships each was see 8 flier bails out Pierce defences of Canton and Nanchang japanese May be driven out of two important cities they have held since 1938 chinese forces ready for duty in Burma by the associated press chunking Jan chinese reported today that their had penetrated the outer defences of two of the most important Japan Ese held cities of South China Canton and Nanchang capitals of Kwang Tung and Tiangsi provinces the chinese claimed successes on a Hal dozen other fronts of Cen trial China and announced that while fresh expeditionary forces awaited Only the word to enter British Burma troops already massed there were taking up designated mostly in Northern Burma an army communique that two chinese columns had driven into the Northern and North suburbs of Canton in the it h Cambridge Jan City m course of an assault on the outer i defences of that million population that began three Days ago is Ahva because he bailed out of his falling Craft near Piedmont dam 25 Miles Northeast of Here heavy casualties chinese dispatches said heavy casualties had been inflicted on the the War department in announced defenders of in an attack the Mil although the War department has issued orders against publication of draft Calls and quotas for each area officials made no secret of the fact Iro Naing the crash listed the Pilot Asil Nalja pc etl provide j Lieut Sherman Christian he Wassof the City taken to Ohio Valley Wheeling w but were not disclosed that penetrated the outer barriers his he Canton and Nanchang have been injuries in japanese hands since 1938 y of seven to the come Tilque reported further dealt the Japan tax program is discussed at Canton wednesday it was de that the draft rate was being doubled cited to allot tires Only to Applian Wight soon be trebled if such cants in the District in which the less not already been ordered respective committees have Juris revised figures on the number of diction the personnel of the mass Hon 8 rationing Board has been reduced White from seven to three members in Accord with the Ohio state tire ration see 8 income taxes accounting notary Public a w Trenka Over grand theater room Paulhaus and liver pudding the old fashioned kind made and sold at the cadent occurred by after the Pittsburgh one i heavy mfr from heir i Treasury Washington Jan 9 bipartisan delegation of congressional leaders began work today with Secretary of the Treasury Morgen Thau on Means of raising the of new taxes asked by president Roosevelt in his budget message this week chairman Doughton finc of the House ways and Means commit tee speaking on behalf of the Dele gation after the conference at the explained however that preliminary and a capital hunm1 and successes on that no agreements had been made did other fronts Southern China n Central and yet axes be said the attack in japanese Ca ters occur cil Early yesterday morning off Pic Izu Sci child is Liumis 100 Miles South of to Kyo and Yokohama official acknowledgement that tins War has been brought to japans own Doorstep came As the Victory flushed nip ponese boasted of the possibility of outright Conquest at the United states the Contention that United states cannot be invaded is As much myth As that the Maginot could not be taken or that Singa pore and Pearl Harbor Imp Reg said the government con trolled Japan times and advertiser on the Malayan fighting front a Tokyo communique asserted thaa japanese troops had driven the Brit of defense lines at on the North South Singapore rond 50 Miles North of Kuala Pur 240 Miles above Singapore japs near Kuala Bumpur Domei official japanese news Agency declared the army was Ewh closer to Kuala Bumpur crude Nib ber capital of the world i Domei asserted that japanese Coli urns had advanced 20 Miles beyond Banjong Malim within 30 of Kuala Bumpur while a German broadcast declared that British fenders of Kuala Bumpur been Cut off in violent fight my around i the City itself British frontline dispatches cried Tho Jungle conflict scene of carnage reporting the Slaughter of japanese in some areas of Malaya Hij Odiev Able concentrated British Are has mowed Down wave after wave of them and whole detachments have been blown to pieces dome said the British were hastily destroying Bridges and roads and that troops in South Ern sectors of Stangor stau were joining in the Retreat Tow Ard the state of Nigri sem Bilan j South of Kuala Bumpur i British far East Headquarters said a violent Allday Battle raged yester Day in the slim River sector 50 Miles above Kuala Bumpur As Waves of tank paced infantry attacked on River port above Hankow which Money for real estate and Persona Loans the Ohio merchants Trust Good Lump Coal ton 50 727 Erie South dial 21126 on what sought can say is that we met to Exchange views and everyone show i re i a lie Rcv Lolli yuck a hot re v Tail 111 u1c cd a but earlier reports said ithe British were holding fast on newly formed lines on the slim River Wright Field said that a third Pilot added at Cambridge to assist Lieut Christian i dance mickeys inn sausage shop Canto Massillon i n it 21 Adad Balcony cafe j Comer 2nd and Charles so dance tonight and saturday by Pete la Vega see 8 for wine dons Grill Erie at the main Road to Singapore heavy casualties were reported on both sides the decision was not Given in the its scrubby tonight North of Kuala Bumpur fish and for Fries Loc hoses Grill Wales Cash for Uncle Sam cafe Sis Tremont ave Crystal Lake Park dancing every Friday and Satur Day night Beer wines and liquors see 8 eagles saturday night floor show and dance music by Eagle open eve and Lincoln fish Fry tonight open until Mausz Kiley West Center food Market Chuck roast Best cuts in 28c30c Swiss or Tbone Steak in of Coats at budget prices will pork roast meaty to 32c All the latest magazines Wyss drug store 614 Tremont Jwj fish Fry tonight Wagner wonder bar Tremont Jwj a loan to Pav your income and Moonlight Garden tonight round and Square dancing Deli pegs night club tonight fresh Blue and see the first National Bank about Cious fish our Lindes 23 Lincoln Way e group of s3 and priced at and the Best external hats eagles Friday night the Best external Eod remedy oysters and dance music by Wyss drug store 614 Tremont so Eagle Adad f i a e was w whipped Cream nut fudge Choco for better poultry and pork pro select Vours late or Black 30c ducts featuring country sausage bulk casing our own creamy orientals 30c Ibers yearlings and Cut up Chicken clearance Sale As we Are unable to reorder after and smoked in 3qci group of our better drastically and our fresh or smoked sausage in 32c veal beef pork for loaf 2 in 53c dresses sliced Bacon Hormel in 350 phone pm inventory Sale of dresses a country lard 2 in armr in i now country eggs Doz values now now our windows full line of country beef pork Groc eries and Fruita at lowest prices always assorted mint patties 35c it also pork roast shoulder loin or 25ci fresh salted jumbo peanuts 25c Ham serve our own make sausage 35c and 30c in these Winter Days yes we also have Large salted cashews 59c b Paulhaus scrapple and groceries ice and sherbets 332 Erie s Park at our door Ore 16e scientific tooth Brash 39c at and Lincoln tavern fish Fry tonight open until girl wanted to work in store must be ambitious steady apply at once address Box 3 evening

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