The Denison Press (Denison, Tex.), Vol. 5, No. 153, Ed. 1 Monday, January 2, 1939 Page: 2 of 4
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THE DENISON PRESS
MONDAY, JAN. 2nd, 1939
THE DENISON PRESS
Established in 1930
Telephone No. 300
Office of Publication 607 West Main
Issued Daily Except Sunday
Dedicated to clean and responsive government
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class.ficd ads an
The present ontloolc adds up that
The big $54,000,000 Denison dam is a
going concern. It is no longer in the "per-
There is no doubt as to where the
money is coining from—and that it will
come—it is from the war departent and
periodical allocations are, and will contin-
ue to be made.
This «noney will be forthcoming as
fast as we may need it thus assuring the
work to progress right along.
By early spring you will see Denison
teeming with multitudes of people and
by early fall we shall have a least 3.00*0
to 5,000 persons at woflk on the dam
alone. Add to this those industries and
business concerns which will naturally be
drawn here and you have a picture of
what to expect—a city of around 30,000
This is just the right size place for
one to live and do well. It is plenty big
for a modern city and sizeable enough to
rise up and dominate things in this gen-
What you will receive out of this
picture depends on what you are willing
to do to help make it a reality.
The whole situation calls for the co-
operation of every bloomin' soul.
Be big enough to welccfene other con-
cerns and let's all join hands to work for
p. bigger and grander Denison.
This editor took a trip recently up into
Oklahoma as far as Henryetta and fouhd
two things standing out—one good and one
bad—about Denison. The good thing wa&
with exception of one the towns through
which we passed, all of them had a large
number of vacant buildings in the business
district, while we recalled that Denison
has only two or three vacant business
houses. The bad thing was that we saw no
sign advertising Denison on highway 75 as
one comes south, until we reached the
southern outskirts of Calera, Okla., some
] 4 miles north of Denison.
strictly payable in advance.
Any erroneous statement reflecting upon tl.
character or reputation of any persons will b
glad.y corrected if brought to the attention o
the publishers. The Denison Press assumes no re
sponsibil ty for errors in advertising insertions be
yond the price of the advertisement.
Now For a Bigger, Grander
Denison in 1939
Denison has, in the new year 1939
along with the rest of the southland, one
of her best years awaiting. Especially is
this true of Denison. It is im the air. You
can feel it. Everybody practically, is
And when people concentrate with
one mind on a given thing, it goes a long
way toward securing that end.
On every hand in Denison, business
men are generally saying that things look
the brightest than they have for many
And all of us can't be wrong. Some-
thing good is bound to come out of such
thinking and concentration of effort.
All we need now ito do is to go out
and cash in on this feeling.
Looking backward over "Denison 62-
50-35 Years Ago" as run daily in the
Dettison Press, there is much that parallels
the outlook for this new year 1939. This
adds further to the position taken that we
are facing a good year for this city.
Back two yeans ago the Press sug-
gested a 25,000 club for Denison, to work
with the idea that by 1940 we would have
that number in this city
The idea did not go over big enough
for any kind of organization to be formed, j pers the week. All daily papers, thank
But we are still as stubbornly con- heaven, are not so tarnationally mercenary
tending that we shall have that number that they deny their readerii news privi-
by the end of this year. t leges when ads are dull.
Trying to force a Sunday paper down
the throats of the people by graveyard
whistling is like making a boy think he
likes castor oil and giving him a sales talk
while putting the spoon down his throat.
People want their Satudayi news Saturday
and not next week. They don't want an af-
ternoon paper to turn hiorning edition on
the weekend and to try and tell them they
like it. It's poor selling. The Press knows
better and will continue to come to the
readers Saturday. Incidentally, in looking
over the Standard Rate and Data, a publi-
cation which carries all the legitimate daily
papers over the United States, we find no
paper which has dropped its Saturday edi-
tion because of "seemingly insurmountable
difficulties" and getting out only five pa-
OTHER EDITOR'S THOUGHTS
AIR IN THE NEXT WAR
Germany's actual efficiency in
the air (has been the suibject of
more skeptical review than the
•bluffed Chamberlain and Daladier
accorded it at Munich. George
Fielding Elliot's comment fior the
Foreign Policy Association may
have touched the realism in the
■matter. Major Eliot thinks that
Germany cannot ih'ave had more
than 3 000 war planes against
the 10,000 claimed for the Reich,
'but that the mass potential out-
put of German manufacturing
iof planes and parts is a fact
Tvis military critic's view is that
Germany as a war power in the
air is a decided threat because of
the hiph ren'acement speed for
•war craft that even under peace
conditions are proving highly ex-
Even if Maior Elliot's view's
rWht. the condition is not on*
than "an be peAnanently in ef
fp"t Worried Britain and France
are turning to the development
of plane production facilities. The
t"v-er"ment situation in France
mi^ht interrupt the rearmament
program there* hut Kim's is im-
probable, as France, if anti-Da-
Iadier, is strongly anti-Fascist No
French government will halt the
progress to the only sure protec-
tion against the foes of the east
In the long run, whatever the
initial advantage, the successful
-ir power of tih'e next war will he
the country able to produce and
'rain the largest number of good
nr'litary fliers. Under peace con-
ditions it is improbable that Ge"-
many 'Was 10,000 men to man
10.POO planes even if it had the
n'anes. Nor can fliers he kept
trained on he wntinental reservist
system. However valuable ele-
mentary training may be all fly-
•>t? exmerts agree that service in
t>e sir must be continuous to be
Doubtless Germany's air claims
kave been the most efficient fac-
tor in H'tier's so far successful
Tvrot?r">rn of international blacK-
trml. The question of h'ow strong
Germany really is in tihe air is
m-oat interesting now because
cent* seem to be shaping rat) id-
<v and tragically to test the ipoint.
glad to get back bo Denisen as
we were. Had you thought of
it—<we are to have a city election
soon after the first of the year
to e'ect a mayor and city commis-
sioner. How time flies.
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TNTF.RFSTW, RJTS ABOUT
Walt<v T ehre^ht, city assei.nr
and '•ollp-tor. drtms in to urge
th<"t c:tv taxes be paid by our
(•it-Vpns befm-e the dead line when
ppnalt:e« •will boenme effe<*ti"e,
vhioh was midnSrht Saturday
ni"ht. Welter come' from a fa-
ther w*ho in the eirlv days of
iPpiiww was one of it' en
tfrns'a'ti'" founders and hui'dris
Valuable Ibnsinp" nropertv v.-af
erected bjr his father at 100-104
We«t Main. This column wel-
comes back to the city the family
■of Wvlie A. Pirkle, who was re-
cently brotOT'ht here from Sweet-
water to take over th railway
messenger job between Den'son
and Austin on the Katy. Pirklr
'has liyd out in that area in Wert
Texas wfhere they stop and shake
sand out of their ears during
sand storms. We lived there and
knorw. We guess he is about as
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er bladder disturbance.
You may suffer nagging beck act*
perstatent haedarhe, attacks of
getting up ntgbta, swelling,
under the ay— few weak,
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acclaim than ea something Isss faro*
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Res. Phone 1620
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J. E. MEADOR, DDS.
110 N. BURNETT
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We have opening in circulation fo
willing and hard working boy
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