The Celina Record (Celina, Tex.), Vol. 41, No. 15, Ed. 1 Thursday, October 8, 1942 Page: 2 of 4
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THE CELINA (TEXAS) RECORD
Mrs Eddie Clark is at home again
Mr. and Mrs. Jim King and Mr
The Celina Record
ANDREWS & O’BRIEN, Publishers
Entered as second class matter May
5, 1902, at the post office at Celina.
Texas, under act of March 3, 1879.
Subscription Price ...... $1.50 \car
Merchants are unable to purchase
many of the items they would stock.
From now on until the Germans and
the Japs are licked we are going to
learn to get along with less and less
of the things we have been used to—
things we thought we could not do
without—and fussing and fuming
about it will not remedy conditions.
The remedy will come when enough
of those fighting with the Axis
forces are under the sod.
* * *
Some of the gardening lore one
sees in the newspapers and maga-
zines misses fire occasionally. For in-
stance. wc were being told that a
fall garden can be planted as late as
Sept. 15. That's true—it can be plant-
ed—but with a frost coming • Sept.
27, indications are that those of us
depending on our fall gardens are
going to come through the winter in
* * *
YOUR country needs YOUR junk!
If you know where there is any
scrap metal or rubber, tell the school
• * *
Cottage Hill News
Miss Dimple Hayes left for Dallas
Friday, where she has accepted em-
Billy Ralph Perkins of Arlington
spent the week-end with his parents,
Mr. and Mrs. Clell Perkins. Billy
Ralph states that he is getting along
fine and is enjoying his work at
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Phipps and
two sons of Celina visited Mrs.
Phipps’ parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. L.
Hays, last week-end.
Mr. and Mrs. Otis Melton and
daughter visited Mr. and Mrs. Har-
ris Flanery of Weston Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Fleet Francis of
Gunter visited relatives in this com-
Mr. and Mrs. Tom Wilson and two
children, Patricia June and David of
Celina, visited Mr. and Mrs. Claude
Duvall Sunday afternoon.
Joe Boyer and family spent Sun-
day in Desert with his mother.
Mrs. Carl Darnall of Dallas spent
last week with Mr. and Mrs. John
Darnall and helped haul cotton to the
Mr. and Mrs. Luther Francis and
Mrs. J. B. Tucker visited Mr. and
i Mrs. J. W. Francis of McKinney,
J. F. Wester was 88 years old last
Thursday. He has been sick for some
time and is about the same.
Glen Strickland left for the Army
camp at Mineral Wells Wednesday
Mrs. J. W. Smiley is visiting her
daughter, Mrs. Clin: Etheridge, and
husband, to whom a baby son was
born Wednesday morning at a Dallas
hospital. The mother and baby are
Mrs. Allan McCurdy and daughter
of Paris, Texas, have been here look-
ing after their farm and visiting
Jackie Kenneth Etheridge of Dal-
las has been visiting his grandpar-
ents; Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Smiley, the
Mrs. Mary Strickland spent first of
the week with her son, Jack Strick-
land, and family of the Spring Hill
Bobby Ray, young son of Mr. and
Mrs. Ralph Owens, was on the sick
list last. week.
The community was saddened by
the death of Hawkins Peterman last
week, killed in an automobile acci-
dent in Fort Worth. He had many
friends in this community.
Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Willard Jr. and
children visited relatives in Frisco
Mrs. Lee Terry visited her daugh-
ter. Mrs. Woodrow Cox, of Fort
Worth, for a few days.
Mrs. Lillie Lewis returned to her
home in Dallas after a week’s visit
with her sister, Mrs. Frank O’Brien.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank O’Brien had
their soil Pfc. Glenn O’Brien, and a
friend, Sgt. J. DeLong, of Duncan
Field, San Antonio, Texas, Misses
Mary Lois Herrin and Lorene Wilson
of McKinney anil Faye O'Brien of
Dallas, in their home Sunday.
Mrs. Morris Hare and little daugh-
ter Linda came up from Waco Tues-
day and are guests of Mrs. J. W.
Ownsby. Mrs. Ownsby had been away
from home three weeks visiting Mrs.
Hare in Waco and Mr. and Mrs. Al-
bert Finley and son in Dallas.
What you Buy
An Army motor trailer looks
much like any other automobile
trailer which may be seen on’ the
highways or in the tourist’s camps.
The Army’s trailers are used as
traveling hospitals, dental clinics
and testing laboratories.
These mobile surgical or dental
units are hauled to their destination
and the trucks released for other pur-
poses. They cost from $1,200 to
S3,000 and weigh from l'>a to 8%
tons. You can help pay for them
. . . Jielp keep our Army fit. Invest
at trust ten percent of your in-
come in War Bonds every payday.
You can join the Ten Percent Club
through tlie Payroll Savings Plan,
or buy Bonds regularly through the
nearest bank or postofficte.
I1, i . Treasury Department
No Time to Permit Waste
Of Food and Feed By Rats
Many people are coming to the
county agent’s office for a rat pois-
on formula, says Agent Jack McCul-
lough. By this he takes it. that the
rats are getting numerous and are
no doubt doing considerable damage.
“A simple formula is to mix with
a spoon (not hands) one pound of
Barium carbonate poison with five
pounds of hamburger meat, or a pro-
portion of 5 to 1.
"To get the best results small bits
of hamburger meat should be put out
two nights without poison, and on the
third night put out the mixed poison
bait. Place the poison where the
rats eat and not where they stay.”
FOR A HEADACHE
YOU endanger your life
just as much as though
you consistently drank
poisoned water or ate stale >
food. Comfort today may 1
mean untold suffering to-
There is a cause for ev-
ery human ill, however
slight. Your doctor can
guide you in determining
this underlying cause and
then destroying it.
Our function is to faith-
fully follow the directions
he gives; intelligently aid-
ing him to make you com-
fortable and well.
It’s a hundred times bet-
ter than trusting to luck!
We have two registered
pharmacists and one or the
other is always ready to
serve you—24 hours a day!
after spending four days in a Sher-
man hospital under treatment. Her
condition shows little, if any, im-
and Mrs. Lawton Pennington of Dal-
las and Mrs. Ben Griffin Jr. of Pitta
burg, Texas, were here first of the
We Join All Americans This Week
in Recognizing . . .
National Newspaper Week
The Free Press of this nation is the fearless
^ champion of freedom-loving peoples. Dur-
ing critical times, like the present, news-
papers are rendering especially valuable ser-
vice in disseminating news of the world, and
in furthering the war program at home!
I C?Ae y04€
f BUYING iWli
:V ^ He ts giving everything ... his per-
sonal freedom for the duration ...
bitter sweat and agonizing toil... yes,
even life itself.
Together with millions more of our
American boys and men he is giving
everything so that we may come out of this
war with our freedom .. . with our liberties
... with our lives!
Are you buying War Bonds?
He doesn't rount the cost when he
■ fixes his bayonet" and charges the enemy
(your enemy) in hand-to-hand fighting!
. he has pledged himself "to do or die!"
Are you buying War Bonds in that same spirit?
When he wavers not in the face of sputtering death from the skies, be
A not thinking of his personal pleasure he gives everything to his flag
... your flag .. . our flag . . . "one nation indivisible!"
An: you buying War Bonds .. regularly • and first?
BUY WAR BONDS
regularly and conveniently at yjur TPOL office
Be doesn't "reason why"
Bring Us Your
We are glad to announce that we are installing a
new Stacy overhead burr machine at our gin, with a 3-
drum after-cleaner, and with this machine we will be able
to do a crackerjack job of ginning your rough-picked or
Please accept our sincere thanks for the splendid
business you have been giving us this season, and be as-
sured that we are going to keep on doing everything we
can to make it profitable to you to continue to gin with
THE TIDWELL GIN
WITH THE CALLS
It’s true we usually can put through
quickly your long distance telephone
calls to towns near-by. But when you
send your voice to far cities, it may
travel on lines jammed to the limit
with calls that help move troops,
make planes, build tanks.
We can’t put up more lines, because
most of the metal has gone to war.
So please help us in a vital job. Make
as few calls as possible to war centers
or cities far away, and please plan to
keep such calls short. It will help
clear the way for the calls of war.
SOUTHWESTERN BELL TELEPHONE CO.
Businessmen — Let’s talk about
death! Let’s not dodge the issue
— let’s face facts. A lot of good
American fighting men may soon
have to die for want of scrap!
«7TE*RE talking facts,
W remember! Such
as the fact that steel for
every tank, ship, and
gun must be made of
50% scrap. And the
terrible fact that Amer-
ica's mills are starving
for this scrap—without
enough on hand for even 30 days
Which puts it up to you!
Monday starts the big scrap metal
drive. And you, as a businessman,
have a double job to do. Clean out
your home—and scour your place
★ ★ ★
IF YOU FAIL
of business, factory, office or store
. . . for every single bit of scrap.
And when you see the stockpile
grow—for the mills to take when
it’s needed — be glad that you’ve
done your part...that your work
may have saved some boy from a
Watch this paper for details of the big scrap drive and what you must do to help
NEWSPAPERS’ UNITED SCRAP IVIETAL DRIVE
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The Celina Record (Celina, Tex.), Vol. 41, No. 15, Ed. 1 Thursday, October 8, 1942, newspaper, October 8, 1942; Celina, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth772805/m1/2/: accessed August 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Celina Area Historical Association.