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may be delayed Postmaster D o s h e r Say, Forms Have Not Reach ed City As Yet ans tif tie Wilmington area Ate jue around $1,250,000 'n termoal leave pay. and a number of e}gi h'es have made inquiries regfrd ■ procedure, but Wilburf R. nosher, Wilmington postmater, t,;h" yesterday that he ha- not ve.-eceived application forms and ■;ner data necessary to thelfling 0f claims. I Patience on the part of appli cants is asked by Dosher fnd of jcials of various veterans organ 7a'ions who also will aid.’former ,ervicemen in filing aptlcations j.r jde money due therm Dosher For A Great Variety Us gift selections YOI'R FAVORITE? IN CHINA. SILVER AND GLASSWARE PATTERNS VISIT THE Jewel Box Gift Shop Downstairs In The Jewel Box 109 North Front St. iOAMER blended whiskey 16 Proof — 70% Grain Neutral Spirit! li DISTRIBUTED BY ^ \ UNITED DISTILLERS C^MERICA, INC.,^ \. NEW YORK, N. Y. fiid a considerable time may Japse before final provisions of the pleasure recently signed by Pres ident Truman can be placed in ef I One phase of the situation ap parently was cleared up yester day when Bobert S. Matthews, Jr., in charge of the veterans admin istration contact office here, said he was compelled to tell a widow of a soldier who died while in ser vice that her family was not en titled to the terminal leave pay because of six months pay al ready granted his dependants as part of a service-connected grat uity. iJosher and others who will aid veterans in receiving and filing application forms for terminal leave pay, said they would do all possible to expedite the procedure, but that nothing could De done until the proper forms are receiv ed. IBARRA ON JOB QUITO, Ecuador, Aug. 12.—(/P)— Dr. Jose Velasco Ibarra resumed his post as constitutional president of Ecuador Monday while troops stood guard to prevent a recur rence of Saturday’s uprising, dur ing which 80 persons were arrested after an abortive attempt to place Dr. Hector Vasconez, Liberal, in the presidency. deaf meeting set RALEIGH, Aug. 10.—(A1)—A two_ day meeting of the Dixie Deaf As" sociation will open Aug. 30 in Greenville, S. C., according to -J. M. Robertson of Raleigh, acting chairman of the executive commit tee. COMMUNISTS SAY VISAS WITHHELD Charge Nationalist Govern ment With Withholding U. S. Passports SHANGHAI, Aug. 12. — (JP) — Charges that the nationalist gov ernment is withholding passports to Chinese communists invited to the United States, including Mme. Chou En-lai, were made today by Miss King-peng, an authorized au thority at the communist office in Shanghai. Miss Kungpeng said that Mme. Sun Yat-sen, widow of the founder of the Chinese republic, and Madame Chou, wife of China’s No. 2 communist, had been invited by Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt to a con ference in .New York in September. Passport Refused “Madame Chou has been unable to get a passport and we expect Madame Sun also won’t be able to get one,’* Miss Kung-peng said in an interview. Others she listed as being refused passports were: Chen Lien-feng, agricultural ex pert, and Dr. Tan-chung, head of Yenan, holders of UNRRA fellow the International Peace hospital at ships. This resulted, Miss Kung peng said, in the UNRRA threat ening to withhold scholarships from about 20 pro-Kumintang (govern ment party) Chinese. Others Listed Chou-wang, an educator; Nieh Chu-huang, an engineer; Li-su, an engineer, and Ouyang Shantsun, dramatist, all invited by the State department to visit the United States. Wooden Nickels Find Takers PIQUA, O. (U.w—Wooden nickels were sold to residents here during Piqua's Sesqui-Centennial celebra tion. Wooden dimes and quarters —in all colors—also were sold. RELIABLE Watch Repairing B. GURR, Jeweler 264 N. Front St. “DIAPER RASK i' & Not this baby l . At first sign of chafing, fj redness or other extem w ally caused irritation, apply t CUTICURA Ointment. Help 1 prevent irritation—use mild ly medicated Cuticura Soap and Talcum. All druggists. Obituaries HARRY ALLEN CREAGH POLLOCKSVILLE, Aug. 12 — Harry Allen Creagh, 81, died here early yesterday morning after a short illness. The funeral was held today at 3 p.m. from the Pol locksville Presbyterian church, of which he had served as an elder and clerk to the session for more than 30 years. Interment followed in the Pollocksville cemetery. A native of Jones county, Mr. Creagh was a leader in the busi ness and civic life of the commun ity for half a century. Surviving are his widow; one daughter, Mrs. E. E. Bell; and one son, Sheriff John Creagh. MRS. LULA L. CHASON LUMBERTON, Aug. 12. — Mrs. Lula Lovette Chason, 58, wife of the late Arthur B. Chason, died at her home in Lumber Bridge Sunday night after a long illness. She had been confined to bed since she suffered a stroke last January. Funeral services will be con ducted from Lumber Bridge Bap tist church of which she was a member, Tuesday at 4 p. m. by her pastor, the Rev. T. Paul Dea ton assisted by a former pastor, Dr. J. M. Gibbs of Steadman. In terment will be in the cemetery of LumberBridge Presbyterian church beside the grave of her husband, who died in April 1941. Mrs. Chason was a life long resident of the Lumber Bridge sec tion where she was born on Dec. 31, 1887, daughter of the late J. O. and Arry Baxley Lovette. Surviv ing are two sons Arthur B. Chason of New York City and Thomas L. Chason of the home, two daugh ters, Mrs. George B. Weaver of Wallace and Mrs. T. B. Forbis of Lumber Bridge; one brother, O. B. Lovette of Parkton; and one grandson, George Arthur of Wal lace. MRS. NELLIE H. MINTZ Funeral services for Mrs. Nellie Hatched. Mintz were conducted at 5 o’clock yesterday afternoon from the Chapel of the Ward Funeral home. The Rev. A. J. Smith of Goldsboro, the Rev. C. N. Phillips and the Rev. William C. Bennett conducted the services. Interment was in Oakdale cemetery. Mrs. Mintz died in Duke hospital Saturday night after a short ill ness. Mr*. Mintz is survived by her husband; four daughters, Miss Helen Mintz. Mrs. W. E. Eagle and Miss Carolyn Mintz, all of Wilmington, ar.d Mrs. George W. White, of Fcrt Worth, Tex.; five sons, William of Goldsboro, Harry, JacK, Richard and Allen Mintz, all of Wilmington; four brothers, J. C-, C. H., Frank and R. T. Hatched; one sister. Miss Annie Mae Hatched, ad of Wilmington. Active padbearers are George Godwin, Maurice Haskett, W. D. Hughes, E. F. Pittman, R. A. Elmore and Walford Thompson. Honorary padbearers are John L. Codey", Walter Mids, W. A. Penny, Sr., Dr. R. B. Rodman, Dave Joyner, Rev. E. W. Pate and J. T. Cowan. D. M. HATHWAY TABOR CITY, Aug. 12.—Mr. D. M. Hathway, 72, died Sunday after noon at the home of his son, Lis ton Hathway, after a long illness. Funeral services will be held from the home Monday, August- 12, at three o’clock p.m. Interment will follow in the Princeville cemetery, Loris, S. C. Surviving are two daughters Mrs. Jennia Dudley, Fairmont; Mrs. L. T. Graham, Tabor City; three sons, Liston and Albert of Tabor City and McCoy of Iron City vicinity, JOSEPH D. CARR WALLACE, Aug. 12. — Funeral services for Joseph D. Carr, 68, year old prominent business man, who died at his home here Monday morning at 11 o’clock will be held at the Wallace Presbyterian at 11 o’clock Tuesday morning. Inter ment will be made in the Rockfish cemetery. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Mary C. Carr and one daughter, Miss Mary Emily Carr of Wallace and Wilmington. Three sons, Wilbur E. of Rocky Mount. James O. of Wallace and Joseph O. Jr„ of High Point. Four grandchildren also survive. TRYGVE LIE ARRIVES NEW YORK, Aug. 12.—O'?)— Trygve Lie, chairman of the U. N. Security council, arrived at La Guardia field Monday by plane, ending an European tour. Also aboard the plane was John Foster Dulles, returning from the Pro testant Church Council Internation al meeting at Oxford. Dial 2-3311 For Newspaper Service Well Known Man Felt Like Swollen Balloon; Full Of Stomach Gas Recently, a well known man stat ed that be used to feel like a swol len balloon after every meal. He would bloat full of gas and spit p acidulous liquids for hours after eating. Was terribly constipated. This man is one of the hundreds in this vicinity who now praise IN NER-AID. He states he was amaz ed at the results when he took this medicine. Now he eats what he wants without gas or bloating, and bowels are regular for the first time in years. He feels Ifke a new man. INNER-AID contains 12 Great Herbs; they cleanse bowels, clear gas from stomach, act on sluggish liver and kidneys. Miserable peo ple soon feel different all over. So don’t go on suffering; Get INNER AID. Sold by all drug stores. HORNI FIRM BUSY ON ALARM ORDERS ntersection Of Third, Front Street Also En gages City Attention Two municipal safety improve ment projects—the installation oi 111 new fire alarm boxes and thf intersection of Third and Front scheduled for completion some time this coming fall, City Man ager J. R. Benson said yesterday. The Horni-Signal Manufacturing company, New York, has been en gaged in building the 111 fire alarm boxes since the city won the celebrated court case against Gamewell some months ago, Ben son said. Actual delivery date, however, has not yet been set. The city also has on order four electric stoplights for the Third Front street intersection, Benson said. As soon as they arrive and building materials are available, the task of intersecting the two streets will begin. This project will entail clearing out the expanse of lawn and shrub bery now separating the two streets and slightly altering the course of the streets themselves to effect a straight-as-possible inter section, according to the prelimi nary plans drawn up by City Engi neer J. A. Loughlin. “Half-A-Loaf” PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 12. —(U.R) —Bread rationing — ot the point' where one independent baker sold frantic patrons only half a loaf — gripped Philadelphia Monday as a strike at 13 bakeries cut off two thirds of the area’s daily needs. Long lines formed early Monday morning at bakeries and markets, and by noon, there were only a few scattered loaves on shelves at overlooked stores. Customers were restricted to one loaf. VIRGINIA DARE DAT MANTEO, Aug. 12.—<A>)—Dare county will observe Virginia Dare Day next Sunday. It will be the 50th observance here of the birth anniversary of the first English child born in the new world. Sched uled to appear on the program, among others, are Josephus Daniels, editor and publisher of the Raleigh News and Observer j and farmer secretary of the Navy, the former Governor J. M. Brough ton. Dial 2-3811 For Newspaper Service REPORT ON CONDITIONS Three Hurt In Week-End Auto Accidents Here The condition of Harry D. Bow ers of Fayetteville, whose left arm was torn from his body in an auto mobile accident near Acme, in Col umbus county, early Sunday, was described as satisfactory last night by officials of the James Walker Memorial hospital. J. B. Timms of Fayetteville, was slightly injured in the same acci dent. The condition of Timms, an occupant of the car with Bowers, also was said to be satisfactory. TJuder Bond Columbus county authorities re- : poited that E. A. Perry of Wilming ton, charged with hit and run driv ing in connection with the Bowers accident, is at liberty under $1,500 bond, pending trial on the charges. Serious Condition Hospital authorities expressed concern over the codition of Charles C. Carter, 106 Orchard street, who suffered multiple in juries, including a compound frac ture, when struck by a car on the Carolina Beach road Saturday night His condition was described as serious. Carter is said to have walk ed into the path of an automobile after alighting from a bus. Wit nesses said that A- T- Summey, 218 South Third street, Wilmington, driver of the car which struck Car j ter was not responsible for the ac cident. Eases the Pain — Soothes the Nerves The quick-acting ingredients in the “BC” formula ease headaches promptly and gently soothe nerves upset by the pain. Also relieves neu ralgia, muscular aches and func tional periodic pains. 10c and 25c sizes. Use only as directed. Consult a physician when pains persist. l Ray Fisher of Verona paid a fine of $25 and costs in Brunswick county recorder’s court at South port yesterday morning on charges of reckless driving and damage to property. Fisher claimed he went to sleep while driving his car, dam aging a walkway at the home of Policeman 0. W. Perry, and knock-1 ing down a mail box near the of-1 •ficer’s home. Several other minor accidents resulted in slight injuries to per sons and damages to cars during the week-end. EASE PAIN OF CORN • Juat put a few drops of “Geta-It” on corn, and you’re on the way to happy relief. Pain is eased. In a few days you lift corn out. TERMITE-PROOF YOUR HOME • We Insulate against invasion. • We repair damage already done. 5 YEAR BONDED GUARANTEE Backed by the experience and resources of the oldest and largest exterminators in the South Since 1901. FREE INSPECTIONS AND ESTIMATES PHONE 418 No. 9 5 4 2 Front St. BLAZE DESTROYS LAB CLEMSON, Aug. 12.— (U.R) — Chemistry classes will be conduct ed at Clemson college this fall despite the $100,000 blaze which destroyed most of the chemistry building Saturday night. Dr. R. F. Poole, president of the school, said Monday that classes would be shift ed to provide space for the classes in other buildings. I _ Preacher’* License At 1® LOUISVILLE, Ky. OJ.FO—Robert M. Pitzer hap been licensed as a preacher In the Methodist church at the age of 15. Getting Up Nights Hakes ManyFeel Old Do you suffer from Getting Up Nights, Backache, Nervousness, Leg Paine, Disxi ness, Swollen Ankles, Rheumatic Paine. Bladder Weakness, Painful Passages, or feel old and run-down, due to non-organic and non-systemic Kidney and Bladder troubles? U so, here is good news: The very first dosu of Cystex (a physician’s prescription) usu ally goes right to work helping the Kidney* flush out excess acids and wastes which may have caused your trouble. So take Oyetex exactly as directed and watch for qulek help and a rapid increase In pep, more youthful feeling and joy In living. Cystex must sat isfy completely or money bock Is guaranteed on return of empty package. Don't suffer another day without trying Cystex—9 Guar anteed sizes. 35c, 75c, $1.50 at druggists. * New DODGE “SMOOTHEST CAR AFLOATH Givelbu v; )ouble Protection ★ ★ ★ Protect Your Safety and Comfort From one end of the country to the other Dodge Dealers are now giving their friends and customers Double Protection. This means that while new car production remains behind demand and schedule, every new Dodge buyer gets insured safety and comfort in the old car he is driving now. It means that old engines, brakes, ignition, wheels and tires are carefully checked, adjusted and repaired so that there may be no risk—of either Protect Your Present Par Investment In addition to insured safety and comfort the Double Protection program gives your present car a higher value when your time comes to turn it in. It stands to reason that if your old car is in good condition we can allow you more than if you permit its qualities to run down. Bring in your old car today. Let us give it A complete inspection and adjustment. Then you’ll know where you stand, you’ll have peace of mind, >ii 1 11 safety or comfort while waiting for the new car. you 11 be money ahead. THANK YOU r0R WAITING ______ new DODGE & PLYMOUTH CARS —DODGE JOB-RATED TRUCKS Baugh Motor Company 216 N. Second St. j Telephone 7554 Wilmington, N. C.