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vol.. I.XXI. No. 185 TUESDAY, AUG. IO, 191.1 MT. PI.EASANT. IOWA
Band To Feature Two Specialties
They’ll Do It Every TimeSee Need for New Meeting of leadersRussian Army Scores Major BreakTh rough
Br Paul Mallon
'7 you ain't Seen nothin’!
I UP IN THE FABRIC DEPT.
J VV THEY GOT A GOV BIGGER / Jfh THAN THAT NURSING '/ \ASEWING-MACHINE J
pWELL-THERE.’S ' SOME MORE WAR TIME EFFICIENCY FOR YOU' THIS JOINTS GETTING WAC KIER THAN A BOOBY HATCH v K everyday
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Tee. PERSONNEL GOY J MUST BE QUITE A / CLOWN. HE 0U6HTA \ BE CASTING DIRECTOR \ FOR A SIDE SHOW.V
WASHINGTON — HAROLD KRIS,
the multi job administration handyman has sought to /Kith all financial doubts about tile war debt-ridden future we are coming into by writing a piece for a magazine saying this country is worth 12 trtilons of dollars. <$12,-000,000,000,000)
“We are everyone a croesus!" Ilia y (your share would be $88,888). Tile pro pective federal debt of $200,000,-000.000 to $300,000,000,000 (now $145-000.000,000) he considered to tx* offset ail ady by 'his great wealth.
likes' article demonstrates that he got his fabulous figure of 12 trilhan dollars mainly by having his experts in the* various mining branches of his interior department compute tile a-mount of coal, iron, oil they think is still in the ground. AU we have to do to realize it, he suggests, is to maintain tli« free lorn Americans have enjoy td."
Bv Ickes* calculations, Russia mus'
be the riches nation in the work; — five err ten times as rich as the United fit a'es. Sin- has many 'inn » more r< -sources of lumber, coal, oil—say 50 trillions >f dollars <1 am saying this without any experts, but probably just
But we all know Russia is not the rich* * na lion. that, indeed, she always ha been poor and one of the backward na ion.- To hi r, we appear to be a golden plutocracy Even the little island of Britain, with practically no natural resources, has oeen obviously much richer than Russia, as even.- chi kl know s.
/ THEV BOTH PLAV \ IN THE LODGE BAND I PEE WEE PLAYS j THE BASE DRUM AND HEFTV TXTLS V~fHE PICCOLO! JChanges May Call For Roose velt and Churchill Conference
Washington, I) c. 'INS) Diplomats in the capitals of the allied world today were of the opinion that rapidly moving military and political development have made necessary an-other meeting between President Roo. evelt nod Prime Minister Churchill in the near luture.
Their views wen strengthen'd by occurrences and reports from scattered European sources, which, when pieced toge'h<-r can mean ani;, that momentous d* velopments are in the offing
Anyone or a combihati n of the follows,;: three legibilities would be amide reason for the leaders of the two English -.peaking alife to get teether to further cliart their course toward victory.
1 Trie expected unconditional surrender of Italy to the allies.
2 Allied acti n to mend a possible breach in the solid f ur power front evidenced bv recently reiterated for) public demand bv Russia for a “second front' in Western Eurojje
3. Military and diplomatic offensives to be taken should reports of Hitler’s fall from power prove wellfounded
It can’t be chance-whoever hands out the jobs-they’ll
DOIT EVERY TIME
MftNV FACTORY WOP KT RSLEGION HEAD RAISES VOICE AGAINST SOME OF POST-WAR TALK
Tavern Entered A Second TimeTELLS OF JAPANESE CLUBBING HELPLESS WOUNDED AMERICANS
Notes About Coming Henry County Fair
Canned vegetable;, fruit and meat department has been added to the Henry County Fair Plans are about complete for a canned food display to be In the old Art Hall which is undei the supervision of Mrs O. L Job. uperintendent of the cannon food division
Prize money will be awarded to the winner.', the judging of the products Will be on Tuesday, August 24. Every woman in Henry county is urged to select a pint or quart of her best looking food and bring it to the fair.
Thn sparkling exhibit of edible products from our own gardens and fields may stimulate the heme canning of food—the season is just now coming up for the preserving of fruits, vegetables and meats to be consumed during the off season.
Accused Soldier Hidden; Fear Mob
Warren Rauscher has been classified in I-A, according to an announcement posted at the Selective Service of!ice.