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Sheppard Field Texacts (Newspaper) - March 27, 1942, Sheppard Field, TexasPaco four Sheppard Field exacts Friday March 27, 11 42 Sheppard Field exacts published weekly on Friday by the wings publishing co with offices in Wichita Falls Texas and Champaign Illinois. To it. Schlentz general manager. _. Distributed free to All military personnel at Sheppard Field. Single copies to civilians live cents j subscriptions $3.50 per year including postage. A inquiries with regard to local display advertising and subscriptions should be made to Paul Metter business mgr., wings publishing co., goo1, 8th St., office phone 2-5150, Box 2095, Wichita rails address All communications with regard to National advertising to general manager wings publishing co., Robeson building Champaign Illinois. Commanding officers Gen. Walter r. Weaver. Commanding general a. C. T. T. C. Colonel Henry b. Clagett. Commanding officer shot Pard Field by Sot. Ham l v n hey Choc a know what i list found Here on Sheppard Field a Blade o grass naw that ainu to possible. I list found a furrier. A furrier Yuh mean a Guy wat dont spik Englisch of he Speaks it alright Only he dont sound like it. He has got a accent which you could Cut witha knife. A mess Hall knife Are a crazy or sump. Choc a ought know better. But any other knife would do it including that one of vers a lot Cut up. Wat country is Dis furrier from ? which one Yuh mean Dere is More Dan one j More than one there is Hun-1 deeds of pm. Hungarians an Kus j sians an poles an frenchmen an Ever think even texans. Dem texans speak Englisch dont Dey list about As Well As Yon Noo j yorkers. But dont hold that again pm. They is list As Good a americans As to an me. An so is them furriers i was telling a bout. An they is right in this fight with us. fight Fer Freedom or de fight Fer furloughs the easiest one Fer Freedom. An some of pm is Gonna fight harder than us cause they has got things to git Back Back in Tedda list to preserve. Dey la fight a weight but i wish level fight in Englisch St Edda fur Lin. Look we is a nation o furriers. We got More furriers than any other country. Except Italy maybe cause they got so Many germans or so Many germans has got them. Who discovered America Columbus a spaniard. Yeh but he went Home. A a Hoe i cant convince a about nothing. In Tell in a that the furriers is Gonna help us win this War. Who said Dey want in behind pm one Hundred percent. That what i been Tell in a. I didst get it. I reckon we dont speak the same Langwith. That what i been tellin a too. Everybody in the United states talks Dif runt an thinks the same. An right now i tink our foist Job is tue lick dem japaneses. Yep we Are Gonna make Bleeze boobies outa them Little Yella devils. Ail a a remember Pearl Harbor saturday dance boys club with Shep Pard ettes. Tickets at special services office. Date dance at Uso club 8 pm movie a Panama menace a a Uso 3rd floor 9 a. In. And 8 p. In. Informal stage show Uso 3rd floor 5 30 p. In. Archery exhibition Uso club 8 p. In. Square and Folk dance at Owca 801 Burnett 8 p. In. Talent broadcast Over emf l from Uso club 5 p. In. Sunday Java hour Coffee Chat at Uso 9 30 a. In. Symphony recordings Uso club 10 30 a. In. And 2 p. In. Air plane Modellers meet at Uso in. I2 p. M. Movie a Panama menace a a Uso club 2 and 8 p. In. Bingo cigarette prizes Uso club 2 30 p. In. Sunday afternoon at three Cadet civilian free show City auditorium 3 p. M. Social activities Iowa Park City auditorium 3 p. In. Hostess hour Owca 801 Burnett. 3 to 6 p. In. Services on the Post general protestant sunday school bldg. 332, Bible class bldg. 732, episcopal Post Chapel 8 30 a. In. General protestant bldg. 752, Post Chapel and Post theater no. 2, protestant bldg. 732, 9 15 a. In. General protestant Post theater no. 2, 10 20 a. In. Lutheran bldg. 732, 10 30 a. M. Guard House la a. In. Evening service bldg. 732, g 30 p. In. Hospital in mess no. I Ward 1252, 6 p. M. Evangelistic bldg. 732, 7 p. M. Catholic mass Post theater no. 2, 7 and 8 a. In. Catholic mass Post Chapel 10 30 a. In. Daily mass Post Chapel 6 30 a. In jewish service bldg. 292, 8 a. In. Christian science bldg. 572, 7 30 p. In. Science study room open daily except sunday. Monday Sheppard Field news Over Kwh it 2 15 p. In. Play a seven Sisters a by play ers Guild at Uso club 8 p. In. Free tickets for cadets at information desk in Uso. Bingo party at Uso club 9 p. In. Yar Bird Parade variety show Uso club 2nd floor 7 30 p. In. Song fest at Uso club 6 p. In. Quiz program inter Squadron Competition at Uso 8 p. In. Tuesday Sheppard Field news Over this writer had occasion to Fly to los Angeles a few Days Back. Some observations might be of interest to Sheppard Field personnel. Amarillo is a soldiers Paradise. M till no army Camp of size nearby the City is hospitality personified As far As members of the armed f orces Are concerned. I in o soldiers of artillery just Hack from duty in Iceland said they had been in Amarillo two weeks enjoying the dinners dances and so Forth which the civilians bestowed upon them. I hey just could t bring it upon themselves to depart for their respective Homes and enjoy their thirty Day furloughs. Of course they were staff sergeants which May explain it All. Sis if the West coast is Well aware that a War is in Progress. Any doubt in a visitors mind is instantly dispelled at Nightfall when a stray plane overhead Calls Forth the instant illumination of half a Hundred antiaircraft lights. Once a Friendly plane is identified by its markings the lights Are switched off again but it is an impressive sight. Los Angeles likewise bristles with anti aircraft guns which Are placed in All strategic positions. The citizens themselves go about their daily tasks with aplomb but they have a distaste for the japs which is much stronger than that found in More Remote localities. There is very Little night life and few soldiers Are found in town most of them being restricted to their various Camps. Latest Story going the rounds which the angeleno Tell with relish is that which appeared recently in a nationally distributed Magazine about the wire some of Macarthur men were supposed to have sent to the general heading the ninth corps area after the Jap submarine shelled the California Oil Center of Goleta a few weeks Back. The wire read a sorry to hear of your disaster. If you can hold out for thirty Days Well Send help no a % a Sheppard Field is As Well known on the West coast As it is Here in Texas. W Inch is explained perhaps by the fact that so Many Fellows from that area have been sent Here. The elevator operator for instance in one l. Building said when Sheppard Field was mentioned that he had a Nephew in the to 1th technical school Squadron. Passengers on commercial planes these Days Are very indicative by the Way of the War the country is waging. On the return trip there were two ferry pilots on Board a colonel of air corps an infantry Captain and two Young in corps second lieutenants on their Way to their first assignments. In a much ado the last week about the new curfew which is scheduled to go into effect soon in the 8th corps area. When it becomes Law All soldiers will have to be off the streets at 11 30 p. Rn., which Means in essence that have to be Back at Sheppard Field if that a their base. However the measure is not effective yet so there a still a few Days of Grace. Biggest sweating out Job in a Long time was that performed by the air corps officer candidate school applicants who took the competitive examination the other Day. In View of the fact that Only Twenty will be elected the Strain was and is telling on these hundreds who took the exam. Latest unfounded Story was to the effect that Jeffery Lynn the Hollywood actor was on the Field. An exhaustive Cheek by first endorsement has proved the Rumor to be unfounded. A that sergeant is the Rotten est Lou siesta a a a a Shah. He a right behind a ooh Here i am talking about him behind my a pvt. Hogan what a the matter with that Corporal it. A gob him of he a just a Little two Stripe Happy. A boy is that Dame of yours crazy a what to be mean crazy a a Why she even wears Booby pins in her a pvt. Hamm i have a Friend who buys Only steers with sore hooves. Pvt. Burger for heavens Sake what for but. Hamm of he special izes Iii corned beef. A pvt. Coffing hey Fella How about letting me use some of your cough syrup but. Bronc Yuhl sorry. That s for my own consumption. A our purpose Here in the at is is to efficiently lick the Axis. Well take the offensive and smash their defensive with wrenches instead of axes. A o r p. Common As All git out but Henson says i Wanna make Buck and the six of Mem that goes with it. Biggest thing on the horizon of the radio division of Public relations is the new hour radio show which is to he started soon. It will he held in the service club and will consist of variety numbers and a quiz program. The time will lie from eight a till nine on thursday nights and w ill follow Elmer Davis and precede Glenn Miller on Kwit. A rather Good spot. A professor the air is composed of Many elements oxygen nitrogen Hydrogen and very rare gases such As helium. Exacts student Texas has most of the helium. We furnish it for the world. Professor they sky is Given its Blue color by refraction of the suns rays by dust particles. And most of that comes from Texas too. Warning to West coast citizens you had better build bomb shelters just in Case the japanese come Over again. We want All those planes to hit you As they fall. I asterisks denote original a a gags of copied please credit Sheppard Field exacts. A remember Pearl Harbor j Kwh it 2 15 p. In. Variety acts 409th Squadron Talent at Uso club 8 p. In. With dancing following. Wednesday i Sheppard Field news Over Kwh it 2 15 p. In. Home Talent show civilians perform Uso club 8 p. In. Meet at dramatics enthusiasts Uso in. D., 8 p. M. Thursday town meeting forum club. 8 p. In. Instruction classes and boxing classes meet at Uso. Sheppard Field in review Over Kwet. 7 p. In. At Uso dancing you keep pm flying Well keep pm smiling la Chotoo Haits of dist in to in s o i erlund portraits across from Holt hotel phone 2-0545 611 St invitation for service men one 8x10 Gold tone finished photography $3.00 value for Only. C Pat Carrigan Post american legion presents at shudder baseball Park you must bring this and to get this offer studio hours 9 a. M. To s p. M. Sunday i p. M. To 5 i. Stuart studio i 907-909 ninth Street phone 2-0364 12 thrilling rides to tented Heaters mile Long Midway a buy defense Stamps and Bonds the oldest and largest loan office in Northwest Texa City jewelry company est. In we Hita Falls 32 yrs. I Eferen a a a by in a an k special discounts on diamonds watches and gifts open evenings

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