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Sheppard Field Texacts (Newspaper) - September 04, 1942, Sheppard Field, TexasPage four Sheppard Field Texa cts Friday sept. 4, 142 Quot a mail letter sheets available forms service free to soldiers a mail service letter Sheet i forms to provide the most expeditious dispatch end reduce the height of mail to and from the personnel of armed forces outside Continental United states Aie mailable at the Field Post office Vlaj. George Holey postal officer announced yesterday word a a free Are Handwritten on the envelope. When addressed u Points where Micro film equipment is in operation a miniature photo graphic negative of the message is made and sent by the most sex under this new service now in of odious Means of to nation operation among troops in the United kingdom the Middle East Hawaii and Alaska the entire message is written plainly or typewritten on the special form with the addresses of both the Lender and receiver printed. The form is folded sealed addressed the second time and mailed like a regular letter free of postage provided the senders name service station and the jewish scrolls to be presented at service sunday two scrolls of the jewish Law will be presented Soldi is of the jewish Faith at Sheppard Field at a dedicatory serv ice to be held this coming sunday evening at the jewish orthodox synagogue 406 Lamar Street. Wichita Falls. The presentation will be made to the Field s new jewish chaplain chaplain Albert s. Goldstein by the president of the synagogue. Or. Solomon Glickman. The scrolls used in most formal jewish religious services Are a it of Parchment and contain the five books of Moses inscribed by hand in the original hebrew. Col. H. B. Clagett commanding it Leer of Sheppard Field has teen invited to Amend the Ceil Ronnie As honorary guest. Available such As ferry bomber or ship Convoy for reproduction and delivery. Messages addressed to or from Points where microfilm equipment is not in operation Are transmitted in their original form of the quickest Means available. The original is destroyed after the corresponding film is delivered a1 the destination. Wives sweethearts mothers and other women Are warned by the War department against imprinting kisses on the letter Ainee the lipstick May blur the writing making it illegible for phone graphic reproduction. A take More Paia a air mail service is renewed tuesday Complete air mail service for Sheppard Field w a renewed tuesday when Staniff airlines made Wichita Falls a regular Stop once More following completion of paving operations on runways at Kell Field. Maj. George Holey postal officer announced this this week. Two planes daily pick up airmail from Wichita Falls Post office to connect with East and westbound planes at fort Worth and Amarillo. The Amarillo bound close out time at the downtown office is 12 07 p. In. And the fort Worth bound 6.37 p. In. All Sheppard Field air mail vow program for cadets announced mathematics vocabulary on schedule this week it. Lucy Wilson attractive Veteran nurse of Bataan and Corre Gidor Battles and now stationed Here will be a guest of the veterans of foreign wars peek i school for prospective aviation cadets in the Texas electric service company auditorium we Scott Wichita Falls tonight. Hardin Junior College instructors replaced City Public school teachers As class Heads recently according to w. R. Duke chairman of the vow committee. Sheppard Field soldiers who Are prospective applicants for aviation Cadet May study All the Allied subjects of the mental screening test at this free school at 7 45 put. In. Each monday wednesday and Friday with the approval of the aviation Cadet Board. It. Elmer o. Ward recording officer announced. Men who failed to pass the mental screening test May make application to take another examination provided 30 Days have intervened since the Date of their last test the officer said. Tonight the main subjects will be mathematics and vocabulary which will also be expounded next monday and wednesday. Next Friday mathematics and current events will be highlights Duke said. Camp newspapers As morale builder is recognized by army officials according to a Washington associated pres news release the reporter who said that he was going to do Tome fighting end let the others do the writing u now it King both. He s editor of the Jungle cat and the homed Toad and the rip Cord and the pc Oak Pear and Well about we or so of the biggest Chain of new Spla pier in the world. The publisher is Uncle Tarn who found out that you can take a Newspaperman out of the newspaper but you can t Lake the newspaper out of the Man. As a result the army has Meg sized the value of the hundreds of newspapers w hich have sprung up around the posts As quickly As an erstwhile scribe could find j himself a typewriter Anc. A printing machine. Boom a on the journalistic Boom to on a with the army blessings and the officers say it has become one of the Best morale builder among the Field forces according to associated press the old stars and strip top overseas Sheet of world War i has been revived in London and its counterparts have burgeoned from Iceland to Australia. The yank Only official news leaves on the fort Worth plane since the Field Post office dispatches mail to the Wichita Falls office twice daily i and pm the postal officer Aid. A sat More flame to buy War Bonds Peeper for the entire Arm map pile news and feature Nervine from its new York St aft otherwise editors print us latest jokes about top kicks eth cent developments in the lieutenant s love Aff Ains fend Cukr or stories about Camp life or Pew Era the article concluded. A the More i Ltd Nfn Good will club phoned for Indiana men flans to form a Civi har air Frei organization to Foster Good will among Indiana slate men As they come and go were made a1 la Hoosier Watermelon Pally at the Wichita Falls country club j Aal sunday night. Thirty three of the 82 counties of Indiana were represented. Those making the Best showing wee Marion 12 St. Joseph 6 Lake 6? Vanderburg 5 Allen. A and Rase 4. More parties in which Soldier and civilians May participate mull be held in the near future according 1c mrs. L. C. Robbins Dang tiler off governor Schicker of Indiana general @ electric a labor Day to All g e pen in the railed service i j believe it or not labor Day this year 5s just another Day Bere tool Well take that backs it a a very special Day. Its a Day that gives us the Chance to prove what we be been saying Fox a Long time now. That although theres no comparison Between the hard work and danger and sacrifice of your jobs and ours still we re doing what needs to be done Loback you up and we re giving it All we be got. And w t re not taking time a if for holidays either. J self you think of us today Don t imagine us doing the usual labor Day things we used to do together clambakes and picnic and swimming parties. Well be right Here in the a hop. Well be turning out stuff for you to use and counting on you to use it where it la do the most Good. This wont be new to you who be gone into the services just recently but if you pc been away even six months you d scarcely know the works. There Are a lot of new buildings and even new plants just How Many and where w e re not allowed j to say a there Are a lot of queer looking machines going through the shops thing that you probably know the use of better than we do but which none of it Ever expected to see being j built in Genera electric factories thanks for your letters and the pictures you be sent Wavd like More and the works news and Monogram editor will use As Many As they can. Good Luck i you ii be hearing from it again in

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