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Sicily Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - September 17, 1943, Palermo, Sicily C pm a i fat pay checks lure kids As school begins by to ski. John Willig stars and stripes staff writer Washington a in America school Ells began ringing out this week but tile lines of youngsters streaming Back into High school classrooms were thinned and the Clang of Bells threatened to become drowned out by the More inviting note of factory whistles the purr of War machines and the Jingle of Money in pockets. Throughout the nation some three million a teen age boys and girls were working enthusiastic Over both their part in the War and the pay going with it and they hated to Stop. And too Many of their teachers were working with them. The drop in enrolments and the shortage of teachers were two serious problems of vast postwar consequence facing the nation Edu Caton who were attempting to convince a teen agers that it la their patriotic duty to get their schooling while they sure Ripe for it and that a textbook in the hand is Worth ten Bucks in the pocket. Just As worried was the War manpower commission brought up Short against a sizable replacement crisis and the necessity Tor urging the continuation of Young sters education to avoid a whole Sale exodus from the classrooms. Plan Compromise last year. In new York a 55.000 drop was announced. Altogether the us. Office of education predicted one million students Over he nation would succumb to the lure of full time War wages. Partly to blame was the government itself. A Survey revealed that during 1943 seventeen states lowered the standards of or authorised. Relaxations in their labor Laws i at of a of Tivo while illegal employment of Chil of Volc Flam we Dren was found to have taken a Sharp Rise. In several states which completely suspended statues indignant fathers and mothers wrote angrily to Federal officials on the situation. Not confined to kids i Joe Dimaggio Pride and Fey at but while thousands of Young the Yankees has been promoted sters had fallen for the Quot Booby to sergeant he a still Muhm pm trap of easy Money Quot As one edit Gante Ana Calif Aap in the Ca Tor put it my paychecks Beld physical program. A just a much attraction for Thel Lester Star football Center at Tco kids erstwhile superiors at school us ism. Has been named director an estimated 75.000 teachers sex of physical training at Newport changed their White collars and army air held. A blouses for overalls in War plants in the past year and schools every-1 Johnny octogenarian Connie Macedo Quot Sythe Rhilla is Sun coing Strong. Bae he is having a Friendly Chat with William Barrilee president of the american Roagna. Vander my fireball in the past year Airn by iwo a. Johnny wooer Aux two where were desperate for in Struc Quot Pitcher of the Olney reds flunked tors. In new England the Stamen physic but a teammate tary schools hardest hit because i Haas passed with flying a clog the lower salaries paid teachers. I ors report for induction of bit reported 3,000 vacancies and Only shortly. Dee c. Moore. Phillies plan Compromise goo applicants available. Lorei Catcher. Just got his draft a Mil a partial solution Jozhe whole than 2,500 Rural schools were not Mon i. A Ivoa . Offpha to in Rubrn this pall uc-1. Situation three government Agen cies in Washington who were directly concerned Mcnutt a wac the children a Bureau of the labor department and the education commission a issued a Compromise school work program this week to become effective Only when Quot All other sources of labor have been exhausted wac directors in areas where a teen age kids can help meet acute labor shortages were asked to cooperate with local education authorities in the establishment of a work study plan whereby students would work a half Day and go to school a half Day or spend their time during the school term alternating Between school desks Anc work benches weeks or months at a time. In Many cities the plan already was operating. In Buffalo several Hundred High school boys continued to help build p->38 s at the Bel aircraft plants reporting for work alter school hours and working three Days a week on the a a Victory shift until Midnight. On the Wes coast aircraft plants adopted a four four plan with the consent of 1 local education authorities whereby student employees spend four hours daily in the classroom and four on the Job. But California shipbuilding reported virtually till its 5,000 boy workers lost because shipyard work cannot be done in split shifts. Prom other plants throughout the nation came similar desperate cries. Even so enrolment figures from cities whose schools have already opened showed losses. In Philadelphia enrolment fell 15,000 from expected to reopen this pall ac-1 cording to Columbia University. Cmdr. Mal Stevens former Al a result of the National Nyu Grid chief is grooming a shortage teachers with Only High i Strong eleven at the Sampson school educations were be Ngac Quot it by naval station. His Ace is Cepter for jobs and women teach-1 prank Hrabetin six foot five Inch ers who retired from school rooms Pound guard who played with years ago were again preparing to prop Iii eagles last season return to classes. George Cafego great Tennes All of this led �?o4 dodgers return to second place ahead of reds bams trounce Phillies by 7-5 As Cincinnati Falk before pirates i Brooklyn finally climbed Bac to to second place after a tent to i stay a1 tin Bottom of the firm Devi lain she lacking the Huum 7-x Kithy hts be Beld the wills to Leveo Safe sea in notching to Lith win of the Branfm founding three Otic Kamau pitch. Iem in 14 Bith Pittsburgh dubbed Libs Rod 11 1. At pirate sent i Johnny Vandermeer to the showers a in the third Liming with a Flat Rua new series schedule announced by Landis a Chicago a the syst three Hearne of the Wert series will. Cvf./. A i be played in the Yankee Staci am Laurel or two Watt. Of. 5, Mai remainder at sportman. Park1 ill of Sordini u a a outburst mid cont Liqued Meir l n,.un�rnt wv-11oar Sault an Joe Beggs and Oyd ? by Baa Eban mar Baa Oner to although the Ward Cha Asplan Juh Bob 0 m a atm it Kim j Victory Over to Boston go ing into the ninth with the Acorn tied 1-1, Boston rallied to score a. A two runs but in the Bottom half Lof the inning Mel Ott poled his lath Homer with one aboard to tie the Ball game. The braves had men on base in every inning except the eighth and left men stranded. 1 Rookie Al Braunle hurled the card in a in to a 3-1 Victory Over the Chi Al mob bin w up a a a is j w a Cage cubs and the cards added a rll11 Aam to their already fool Betag Vert fatty a bags a one trip plan he selected in reduce wartime travel. Columbia University a will ars w. Waller famed see Back received a medical discharge from the army and is Back varsity s Wizars w. Waun charge from the army my i educator and sociologist to prot with the Brooklyn dodgers. Dict gloomily that the present -. Situation would result in a lower sports figures Are flocking ing of . Educational standards after the end of the War. To new Gas tanks great help to thunderbolts to S. Fighter base in England a auxiliary papier mache gasoline tanks installed in the bellies of Thunderbolt fighter planes enabled the aircraft to escort american flying Portress bombers in raids on the Ruhr a United press dispatch revealed Here today. The dispatch quoted an official statement that the addition of the tanks which High Altitude fighters Cen Jettison when emptied gives the fighter plane Protection which greatly increases the effectiveness and safety of the bombers. Unable to give fighter cover to big bombers in the Early penetrations of Europe thunderbolts equipped with the spare tanks have recently gone All the Way to wesseling. Between Cologne and Bonn on the Rhine River a round trip of Over 700 Miles. The armoured Force replacement Center at it. Knox. By. Laming those signed up Are pvt. John Robinso notre Dame Center in �?T34 pvt. Dominie Delillo sparring partner for Barney Rose iou ambers and Henry Armstrong and pvt. Meyer Ackerman feature writer for ring Magazine. At Ruby Goldstein former lightweight Headliner is assistant on the athletic staff at Camp Shanks n. Y pvt Bob Bauer Tomahawk Wise right hander Las won 14 straight for Keesler Lek miss. He has never been Defeated. The Wolf by Sanson Cap Low % us of ii mar 41ye�?� i love swing of you boys want anything Els a speak up1�?� a a nobody jul tackle this Gal Grid Star new Castle. Id. A although rival linesmen would probably Welcome an off tackle play by pretty mde 16-year-old Agnes Riffler Lunback on the High school Grid team she win be held in Reserve for place kicking after touchdown Points a tradition in her family started by her brother John Rifner formerly Star fullback on the same Taip and currently with the u6aaf in North Africa. Beats Ansons Mark Brooklyn Paul Waner dodgers outfielder and one of seven in major league history to make 3,000 hits is nearing the 3,100 goal he already has exceeded the Mark of 3,001 by Adrian Cap Anson old time great. Series pictures Here Chicago i baseball fans in North Africa and other Heaters of operations will see world series motion pictures Lew Fonseca promotional director of the american league said. On Hundred prints will be sent overseas. The filming will be made by american league and War and naw departments a Quick to for Zivie new York a aging Veteran Entzie Zivic Isi sex welterweight Champion who recently announced his intention to retire showed Madison Square Garden fans that is still had mayhem Iii his mittens when he knocked out Vinals vines. Of Long Island in 2 04 of the first no longer top hone sports by Grantland Rice plans for an All Star baseball run Pine to Weir no rower we trip to various fighting fronts u proot Lead to the National league Iii general demand tar sports Pennant Taco. Bravata had a shutout among the various service forces ,unu1 half of the ninth in 1943. Prove again How quickly when Bruins managed to Boot time can bring about its shifts and their Only tally. Changes. No. 19 for Chandler be to sir Imfield a Spud Girdler made it to a. Tillery in France to handle the a the Yankees blanked the red snorts Page of the army paper Tox 4-0. Chandler allowed Only fou9 Star ands tripes. Harold rond no wok be or it mar 8tar a a preliminary assignment when Nick Etten Dow Eta find out what kid of sport the. Two or att i we were sent out to Dickey s double added two More. A the front w get Washington swamped the att Miletics 81. Behind the eight hot won a a Tiff Mound from one Bat latching of Bobo Newsom. It was ils risk amp Stiars round that most or the largely volunteers were against All �afl52lnk outrider sorts of sports Back Home they a a i Welew. Were bitter against Bau payers. Second twice to bring his sea movie actors and othe who Wens left behind. Slackers was the f 11 Al it Cha Vii Arne ii. On second place in the lamer can Tom they used. ene ice be a we Tang the Detroit i reported the slut Aucon after week s Survey and the sporting a a Quot my m torn Ami a Tiitma was seeking his Lith win but in Page of the stare and Stripe. A Ltd Chi trek his Lith comply cancelled. Two Ball stars Hank Gowdy and Eddie Grant a Malvernon Kennedy went thai route for the tribe. Hie White flog Sank deeper Toto were the Only baseball heroes. J the Bottom of the first division dowdy is now a major and capt with a 4-1 Tass to the St. Lotos i Grant of Harvard and the new Browns. Veteran Al Hollingsworth York plants was killed around add Chicago to eight scattered safeties. First baseman George to Quinn was the brownies batting Star driving in three of the Browne a Rune two of them with a Homes. Giants was killed around the Argonne. Not to forget that Grover Cleveland Alexander was a Stretcher bearer at the front the All nation draft has had a lot to do with the change of attitude in this War. The boys at the front know that among leading golfers baseball players boners and etc., have been taken Toto the service. There is no longer any resentment against those left behind deferred for family or physical reasons. Our servicemen want baseball and football particularly carried on for their own interest entertainment and relaxation. The other Day i was talking to former War Secretary Dwight Davis donor of the Davis cup. To have a son overseas a or. Davis said a a and he wants to know How we can get More sports news to the fighting fronts. He says they want that More than anything else. Is there some Way we can help them out a i believe from this you can understand the big change from 1918 to 1943. New lion cock new York Elmer h. Ripley Veteran of 23 seasons of basketball coaching at Georgetown and Yak has been hired by Columbia University to guide the Lions basketball destinies. Ripley replaces Cliff Battles now a lieutenant to the marines. Football scores Yale 13 Muhlenberg 6 Rochester u., 14 Bald to War lace 0 Swarthmore 12 ursinus 0 Camp Grant 23 Illinois 0 National fro league Green Bay 28 Philadelphia Pittsburgh to new York 29 Detroit 14 major league standings St Louis Brooklyn Cincinnati Pittsburgh Chicago Boston Philadelphia new York league american league v. W. L. Pct w. La Pel 90 44 .072 new York 83 49 .620 73 59 .553 Cleveland 72 60 .540 73 60 .649 Washington 73 62 .641 72 67 �18 Detroit 69. 94 .510 a i 71 .462 Chicago 06 65 .504 56 71 .441 Boston 62 72 .463 58 74 .439 1st, Louis 60 71 .450 47 04 .359 Philadelphia 44 06 .330
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