Breckenridge American (Breckenridge, Tex.), Vol. 20, No. 272, Ed. 1 Sunday, October 8, 1944 Page: 4 of 4
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iAISB FOUR—PHONE: 600
THE BRECKINRIDGE AMUHIOAN, BRIOKlNWDai, TBZAB
RUNDAV, OCfOSKft 8, WH
Mowing at the NATIONAL SUN. & MON.
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A scene from "Arc Thr*c Out Parent*?" A story of adult delinquency, with
Helen Vinson, l.yle Talbot, Noel Neill and Richard Byron.
Wedding Of Miss Steel And
Don Gray Calvert Solemnized
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The vv^ldniK of MLsh Vera Kath-
leen Steel, daughter . of :Mk\':and
Mrs. J. I*. Steel, of Demsori, 'JYx-
as. to Radiomen first Class iHm
Gray (.'alvvrt, U.S.N.ft., s-jn of
Mr. and Mrs. Don P- Calvert, was
solemnized Sunday, ik-toba,. J>a,
194-1 at 1 ft, m.
tlst Chun*)' in1 Dt-nlvm, Texas. Thi*
Rev. John ft. Stephens performed
The brui?, given r*tanl K-,. by
ber father was dressed in a ikjw-
der hlue costume stii? with brown
acce>:s< >t1cs. Her corsage was of
Miss Merle Calvert of Biorken-
ridge was maid-ol-honor anil Paul
Steel Jr., ctMtman second class, u.
S.N.R., attended the Brown as
bmst man Ushers were Do,, Steel
and Lt. Otto Carpenter both ol
Sheppard Field. Miss Dorothy Rue
Trim was cantlelighter.
FVrns and gladioli were banked
on the altar and candles were
•^ed on-i^eh side, fm wed ding
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presented by Miss' Mel
b« Welch who snrfg, "Because"
and "l Low You Truly." Mrs. B.
A. Willis was the accompanist.
A reeerition for members of the
family aal intimate friends was
held in the home of the bride's
I'.'ivm.s following the ceremony.
■■-The table .jvas laid with a lace
:cloth anil ccnieied with a Ihrea-
itor editing cake topped with a
miniatuiv Hide and sailor groom.
'Ilio houv party included Miss
MwLi Oalvorjt,, Jtfiss Lucille U i
tence, Mrs. A- M Williams, Lt.
Otto Carpenter and Sgt. Don H.
The bride's Kping away ensem-
ble was h natural colored wool
dress and coat With brown acces-
of the ft. S. lOingeers in Denisoh
Iflgb School and .Southeastern
State College in Durant, and has
Ixvn, employed by the U. s. En-
Kineer:;. Radioman Calvert attend-
ed Breekenridge High School and
the University of Texas, and was
employed in the Finance Section
of the 1..". ,s. Kngln.'ers here before
Showing At The PALACE SUN & MON.
FOR SALE—Reasonably priced
four, five and six room dwell-
ings—ready for emmediato pos-
session. BLAKE JOHNSON IN-
SURANCE AGENCY, Phone 777
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NOTICE—l now have a moving
van and am equipped to ao locai
or long-distance moving, speclal-
«ing in household goods. R. V.
Carey, 1203 E. Hullum. Phono
Jamei Cardwcll. Benny Goodman and Linda Darnell in a scene front
"Sweet And Low-Down," story of the bandsmen, their maids on tour.
Billie Faye Williams
Miss Billie Faye Williams, dau-
ghter of Mrs. Faye Williams, for-
merly ot Breekenridge, of Holly-
wood, Calif., became the bride of
Jack)'BoyJe. dance and film direc-
tor of Hollywood, today, October
Mrs. Boyle Is a graduate of
Breckenrdigc High School and
was a alar dramatic student. She
has been studying dramatics In
Mr. Boyle has directed and dan-
ced in many pictures. One of the
latest is "Cover Girl."
The couple will make their
home in Hollywood.
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The Woman's Society of Chris-
tian Service of the Fitst Meth-
odist Church will meet Monday at
3 p. m. at the church.
entering service. IHo attended rad-
io school, at the University of Col-
orado, and served overseas for 21
months at Peral Harbor and in the
Following a wedding trip, the
couple will reside in Chicago, III.
The Odd Fellows and Rebekahs
will have an open house program
Monday, October 9th, at 8:30 p.
m. There will be a chill and |
luck supper. The public is invi'
to attend. I jolly, noble grand.
Phr. Mate 1-c Mrs. Johhny Hat-
ton are the parents of a baby
girl born October 4th in Tenjple,
Texas. She weighed 6 poundp and
13 ounces. Johnny is somewhere Ip
the Atlantic. Their homo is lit
Cadet and Mrs. Roland G. How
ell are the parents of a baby boy
born' October 3rd in Dallas. Hip
name Is Max Moreland. Cadet
Howell is the son of Mr. and Mrs
Bill Howell of Grand Prairie, for
merly of this city.
NOTICE—Export repairing on
all electrical equipment. Phone
37, Beeson Electric.
NOTICE—For Electric Service
Phone 16. We also contract Jobs
Roberson App. Co. 319 W. Wal-
ker. 1 * ;l
MOTORCYCLES, nearly new, we
have the Cream of the low mil-
eage 1942 Harleys that arc 1A.
All selected personally by our
buyers of 27 years motor cycl-
ing. Be glad to show you, open
Sundays. Wichita Cycle Co., op-
posite Union Ry. Station, Wich-
ita Falls, Texas'.
NOTICE- Mr. Tractor Operator—
Next Spring may be to late to
check the condition of your
tires.—if they are tveappubio
we can give prompt service on
most all sizes from our new
Wichita Falls Retread Shop.—
Now—if they are not repairable
and rocappable make your ap-
plication for new ones NOW to
insure getting the right size,
'si Tractor Tiros are just as scarce
as other tires and to wait too
late may cause extra expense
and delay at the crucial moment \
—Wo have the following size*
1 in slock today:-~Front Tires —
400x15, 500x15, 550x16, 800x16.
Rear Tires 10-28 (825x28), 11-
28 (900x28), 13 24 (11.25x24),
11-36 (900x36), 10-38 ( 825x38),
7-32 (650x32) .— Complete , V Re-
pair Service—Official o.P.A.
Truck Tractor & Passenger Tire
Inspection Station. FIRESTONE
FOR SALE—One Inlerspring Mat-
tress, new pre-war lick. Phone
NOTICE—I havo anice assortment
of Fuilar Brushes and Mops.
Call ,at 112 E. 6th St,
NOTICE—$20.00 reward for in-
formation leading to the rental
of unfurnished house. Call 642-
FQR SALE-^tlrnlture, living-
room suite, dining-room suite
bed-room sUlte, eight foot Elec-
trolux, radio, rugs. 900 E. Elm.
Phone 753-W. After 5 p. m.
F O R SALE- Six-room house.
Close in. Call for information
789-J o,. 1207 North Parks.
FOR SALE - Newly upholstered
living room divan. All wool mat-
erial. Reasonable. 614 W. Wal-
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ALEX. RAWLINS & SONS
M 0 N U M E "'.N; T 8
Over 60 Yuars oorvioe
NOTICE—Army wife wants to
share her home'with couple or
. single woman. See Mrs. B. H.
Greer. 201 North Parks.
FOR SALE—4-room house, fur*
nished or unfurnished. Large Ipt
young fruit trees, plenty room
for chickens-ajid milcfi cow. See
owner at 315' Dairy St. Mrs.
Mis. Myrtle Cultra, who is in
the West Texas Hospital in Lub-
bock, Texas, sends thanks to her
friends fo- the many lovely cards
NOTICE—Winter Starting of mo-
tor Is extra hard on batteries—
—If your battery is a year ot;
mote of age, It may give you
trouble on these cold mornings
ahead —We are in trading spirit
I this week. Lets trade car bat-
teries NOW; All companies are
on allotment basis due to ex-
pected peak demand -during
next four or five months.—We
also have new stock of Fire-
stone Super Antl-Freeze Type N
at $1.10 per gallon bulk. FIRE-
' = SUN. and MON
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Tto IAH0 A HP
NEHl BOTTLING CO EASTLAND. TEXAS
U. S. Navy Fifes Hide
LOST—Part wire haired terrier
dog, white with black spols.
Answers to name Woortfe. Lost
Tuesday. Reward. 201 South
NOTICE—Mail gifts now for
Christmas if they go overseas.
Select them at Miller Hotel Gilt
FOR SALE—2-piece living room
suite. Call 635.
FOR SALE—1 house, 7-rooms and
2 baths. 1 house, 9-rooms and
2 baths. Box 1, City.
FOR RENT—Furnished 2-rooni
and 4 room apts. Couple only.
Phone 674 or Call at 310 West
WANT TO BUY—New or used
Typewriter. Mrs. A. d. Hudman,
WANT TO RENT — Furnished
house or apartment by soldiers
and baby. Reasonable.
Write Box 1023, City. ■ ||M|i
MALE HELP WANTED—Collec-
tion man free to travel: (Plea-
sant outside work; steady train-
ing, by Dist.Mgr , Earning V?50.
week up. Wrile Box M, Breek-
Officers of the Breekenridge
Chapter, 659, OES, will practice-
Monday, October 9th, at S p. m.
at the Masonic Hall. All officers'
are urged -to be present,
NOTICE- Employed Young lady
desires room with garage pri-
vileges. Close in good location.
Address Box 35 American Of-
WANTED TO RENT— $5.00 re-
ward for information lending to
rental of house wanted in ad.
Unfurnished house with conven-
iences in or out of city limits,
large or small. Permanent res
idents, responsible party. Lon-
nie McMinn, Burch Hotel Cof-
fee Shop Kitchen.
with 130 points can be over
taken. « k
. P. M. Faulkner, Capt. -
Joe H.'.-itv :
Joe Biaty, Co-C'apt.
OTHER THREE TEAMS
Gene Austin, Capt. —
W. T. McGuire, Co-Capt. -
; ,, 100 Points
J. M. Reiger, Capt. —
Charlie Hall, Co-Capt. —
THE SCORE IS
Son Whittenburg, Capt. --
Mac Smith, Co-Capt. —
Bob Giles —
" Fisher Miller —
Shorty Fields — ±
ftlenn Shaw - P°ss Hood' ~
Mniei- Tudor — Dewitt Hoxworth, Co-Capt. —
J. O. Graham -
Felix Harris —
O. Fauntloroy -
-Next gome 9:45 a. m.
Basement Of First Christian Church
DYNAMO BIBLE CLASS
Russia Soon May Grant
Sagas IP | Sjg Siberian Air Basts
Special to Central Press
• WASHINGTON—Some of the most thrilling stories of modern
; warfare are burled In the officials flies o& the Navy, and many may
; never be told. They are talcs of exploits of daring American under*
sea raiders in their forays against Japanese shipping.
Logs and reports of sub commanders are among the Navy's top
i The Navy obscured the fact that there were survivors when it
' announced tersely that the submarine Flier was lost in recent oper-
ations against the enemy. Alert newsmen noticed
"LUS— Little Lula Cartoon — News
LAST DAY: "Haiders Of Sunset Pass"
h LyleTALBOT-NmI NEILL
SERIAL — CARTOON
peculiar wording of the communique and pried out
the statement that at least the skipper was a sur-
The Navy's communique said that "the next of kin
Of officers and crew have been informed." The usual
wording when all hands are missing is that "the liext of kin of cas<
| ualties have been informed."
i However, the Navy stood Arm on declining to comment as to how
: the skipper Was saved or whether any members of the crew were
The Navy high command contends that -any stories about subs
j may give the enemy some Idea of our underseas technique. News-
; men contend that by clever writing thrilling stories can be told wlth-
' out giving the enemy any valuable data. However, the Navy so far
. has Won the battle, ■ . '
• FEELING GROWS IN WASHINGTON that Russia soon will
grant air bases in eastern Siberia to Unittd States for the all-out
, aerial assault on the Japanese homeland.
I The Soviet government repeatedly has pointed out that It techni-
i cally is at peace with Japan whenever the subject of bases la
: broached. r
! But Allied officials never have taken too serious this Soviet claim
^despite Moscow's hard-headed, realistic and oft-times tight-lipped
i diplomacy. •
Experts recall Premier Josef Stalin's Indicated desire to fight one
war at a time. Hence, they think when tho time is propitious for
- Russia to review terms of her neutrality with Japan she wilt do so.
That time, Washington feels, is when Germany no longer is a
danger on the Western front. 0 x ' ('/
. Russian air bases bordering Manchuria would give Americans ft
first-rate jUmping-off point agtinst the Japanese homeland aitd
Wk,uld pull the 20th Air Force 'out of its presently tight-spot as
regards bases In Chinas ^ ^
• RADIOS ARB EXPECTED to bo , the first major home item to
bit t1)e market once Germany Is defeated and con-
trols virtually lifted from American industry.
t According to experts in Washington it will take
about six weeks to turn out radios onco Industry is
. given the go-ahead sign. iV;,
• Production.of new automobiles Is expected to take
; about six months or perhaps longer.
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■pvrtH tHE WAR NEARING ITS END In Europe, the feeling
that Washington might get a token boihblng seems disappearing
completely, especially in the Senate.
. IhjA'Pgct legislative branch ha<taken down iU blackout curtains^.
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