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| Program to Improve
Welfare of Mothers,
Children Presented
Pan-American Child
Conference Gefs Reports
From Four Committees
A far-reaching program to im
prove the welfare of children and
mothers during war and in the post
war world was laid before the Eighth
Pan-American Child Congress at
the Pan-American Union today in
a report from four of its com
The various recommendations
were to be taken up by the congress
for consideration and appropriate
The Committee on Essential Serv
ices for Mothers and Children in
Wartime proposed several plans for
intensification of health services,
health education, nutrition pro
grams, sanitary control of foodstuffs
and educational work to counteract
the psychological effects of war. A
10-point program was proposed “to
obtain the economic stability of the
family.” This committee was headed
by Dr. Mathilde Rodriguez Cabo,
director of child welfare, Mexico.
International Office Urged.
The Committee on Protection of
Mothers and Children in Danger
Zones, headed by Dr. Carlos An
drade Marin of Ecuador, agreed on
the need for an international office
which would be charged with such
protection in case of necessity dur
ing the present war.
The Committee on Plans for Chil
dren in the Post-War World, headed
by Dr. Guillermo Morales Beltrami
of Chile, presented a four-point
program to the plenary session. It
“A declaration of opportunities
that ought to be open for all chil
dren in the post-war world, guaran
teeing their family life, their health,
their education and other essential
rights of childhood; a statement of
the problems which can be expected
to arise during the period of transi
tion from war to peace; a recom
mendation for International, na
tional and local co-operation ip
securing these opportunities for
children; a statement of the im
portance of strengthening and co
operating with the American Inter
national Institute for the Protection
of Childhood, through the formation
of committees in each country which
will co-operate with the Interna
tional Institute located at Monte
Financial Quotas Asked.
The committee on Inter-American
co-operation presented a specific
plan for the extension of the Inter
national Institute and for determin
ing the quota of financial contribu
tions to be asked from each Amer
ican nation for the work of the
institute. Chairman of this com
mittee was Dr. Pastor Oropeza of
Dr. Francisco de P. Miranda,
president of the Commissions on
Nutrition and Family Dining Rooms
of Mexico, discussed the congress
last night in a radio address.
Stressing the importance of the
"highest possible standards of nutri
tion,” Dr. Miranda predicted "the
day will come when a basic food
supply will be considered as one of
the rights of man as essential in a
community as water supply. "Amer
ican solidarity,” he said, “no doubt
/ of
One of the many Collectors' Items now on dis
play at the 1305 F St. Store of Chas. Schwartz
&: Son ... A fine Silver Cruet with seven bottles
made in London in 1878'. Excellent example
of Mid-Victorian Silversmithing. This supply
of Antiques and Sheffield Silver will be replen
ished as shipments are received from England.
will develop to a point when the
American republics will be only
part* of the same body, with one
single conscience and one soul so as
to feel that any damage done to a
part is a damage to the whole, shar
ing our dangers, our needs, and also
our happiness and our entire lives.”
Brazilian Doctor Wins
Mayo Fellowship
Dr. Ruy Goyanna of Rio de Ja
neiro, Brazil, has been awarded a
fellowship in surgery at the Mayo
Foundation, Rochester, Minn., it
was announced today by Dr. Hugh
S. dimming, director of the Pan
American Sanitary Bureau, under
whose auspices Dr. Goyanna now is
doing post-graduate study in the
United States.
Another Brazilian in whom the
bureau has been interested, Dr.
Jorge de Castro Barbosa, has been
given a surgical fellowship, it was
Defense Group to Meet
The Howard Park civilian de
fense group will meet at 8 o'clock
tonight in Lucretia Mott School,
Fourth and W streets N.W.
118-Hour W. M. & A. Bus
Service Forecast Soon
Plans are being made by the W.
M. <te A. Motor Lines to supply 18
hour service as soon as buses ex
pected next week arrive, Roy Chew,
superintendent, told the Bradbury
Heights Citizens’ Association last
night. Mr. Chew also said discon
tinuation of one-fourth of the stops
in the area was being considered to !
save rubber and gas.
Mr. Chew stated that part of the
reason for the transportation prob
lem was that the buses made long
hauls with school children taking up
space that could be used to carry
war workers if more schools were
built in the section.
Mrs. Rex Anderson told the asso
ciation the area would not get a
permanent school until after the
We blip tor cash—old paid, platinum,
Established 1918
60ft 11th St. N W.
“Elesenth at E”
national emergency. Noting the
Influx of war worker* to Bradbury
Heights, P. P. Randolph said that a
school of some sort was essential to
their rapidly spreading community.
Henry Austin, president, read an
excerpt from a letter from Lt. Col.
Beverly Snow, assistant engineer
Commissioner for the District, as
suring him that a temporary school
would be built that would be serv
iceable for some time after the
Mr. Randolph supported a motion
to write to the Capital Transit Co.
asking for co-operation on Interline
transfers. Mr. Randolph said con
ductors sometimes refuse to sell the
transfers, and never carry more than
10 per day. He suggested that the
Capital Transit Co. be asked to
supply conductors with at least 100
interline transfers.
McNutt Aide to Speak
Mary E. Switzer, assistant to Fed
eral Security Administrator Paul
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