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THIS IS JAPAN S “PEARL HARBOR"—Here is a general view of Truk, attacked by American carrier-based planes Wednesday. At left is Dublon Island, in the heart of the coral-reefed group, a major supply and repair base for the Japanese fleet, pait of which may be seen lying at anchor. Upper center is Eten Island, large air base guarding the harbor. In lower right is Fefan Island. This picture is one of the first ever made by American forces of the enemy’s powerful base and was made during a two-plane Marine Corps reconnaissance mission. —A. P. Wirephoto from Marine Corps. $ By Senate to Finance U. S. Part of UNRRA Ethe Associated Press. Legislation authorizing United States participation in the United Nations Relief'and Re habilitation Administration pro gram to the extent of $1,350, 000.000 went back to the House today, carrying a 47-to-14 Sen ate indorsement and half a dozen amendments labeled in consequential by friends of the bill. Only seven Democrats and seven Republicans voted against the reso lution on the final showdown, but Senator Reynolds, Democrat, of North Carolina, waged a vociferous if ineffective fight to cut the authorization to $350,000,000. Senator Reynolds shouted that he was not willing to put ‘$1,350. 000.000 of the hard-earned money of the weary taxpayers of this coun try into the hands of a lot of foreigners to do with as they wish.” Senate Sets Time Limit. Chairman Connally of the Foreign Relations Committee, floor manager for the measure, said he would take a series of Senate-approved amend ments to the expected conference with the House. One of those, adopted on motion' of Senator Taft, Republican, of; Ohio would bar any change in the UNRRA agreement which would in- | volve a new obligation for the United States, without congressional approval. Another would termi- j rate the authorization June 30.1946. Senator McKellar. Democrat, of Tennessee, acting chairman of the Appropriations Committee which will handle later bills carrying actual funds for the relief work, suc ceeded in attaching amendments which would confine rehabilitation work to relief, forbid UNRRA to Incur obligations beyond its appro priations and bar spending of funds for relief in enemy territory while still occupied by the enemy. An amendment by Senator Willis. Republican, of Indiana banning use of the money for educational, politi cal or religious work, also was adopted. * The United States is one of 44 nations which have subscribed to .the UNRRA agreement worked out. at an international conference at Atlantic City. The general aim is to relieve suffering in areas lib erated from the enemy and to help the civilian population get on a .self-sustaining basis. Each contributing nation—and that would take in only those whose territory is not occupied by the en ‘LOST. BAG. black cloth, trimmed in Persian Iamb: left in taxi: containing iaiion books jssued to Juanita H. Semmes. NA. 5970. BLUE COIN drawstring bag, money and key. in or near Open Door Cafeteria or 14th st. Reward. MI. 3427 after ti. BOSTON BULL, black and while, male: lost Sunday afternoon: no rollar: child's fet. Phone EM. 8113. Reward. ARDCASE. driver's permit, draft card, social security card and gasoline ration book No A. Hunter B. Sherman. 2235 Armona court, San Pedro, Calif. Call DI 0946. COCK, R SPANIEL, male, golden red. answers to “Sandy*'; Iasi seen on Timber Branch dr., west of Braddork rd. Reward. TE 3352. DOG, cocker spaniel, small, all-black, male, red collar, named "Charley. ’ Re ward. Call Glebe (1557. DOG. German shepherd, male, collar, tag. bears name “W. J. Orlando." Reward. Call Glebe 0557. noG. wire-haired terrier: markings, black saddle back, tan face, white paws and tegs; answers to name of “Snodgrass." Reward OR. 0415. DOG. large German police, dark gray; answers name of "Cap. ' Superintendent •'Oldicrs' Home RA. 9100. DRESS, olack. left in taxi, between n.e. section and Adams Mill rd. earlv Sundav morning. Reward. Call CO. 8587. UNGER RING, lady's, thin gold band, round onyx top. centerpiece of pearls and turouotse: lost Wed. bet. 13th and E and Raleigh's. Reward. Oxford 1048; CH. 1048, HANDBAG, lady's black silk, containing each. 11 ration books Nos. 3 and 4. keys, clnving permit, etc; liberal reward. Thomas B. Hint. 4509 13th st. n.w. DU. 831ft or NA.^0931. 20* TINS (21. fraternity and sorority, with fthains and chapter guards; lost Arlington, vie N. Oakland st., or on Arnold bus to D C . Friday a.m. Call CH. 7374. PIN. round, gold, designed in leaves, with Pearls and emeralds allernating on each siem. lost Tees, night vie. of Shoreham Hotel or Mass ave. and Q st. Liberal re ward. Call MI. 9874 POCKETBOOK, small, red. alligator, con taining driver's license and 8140. Finder Please call DE. 3520. Reward. RING, 32“ Masonic, owner's name inside. Notify Lt. E. H. Estill, 4C485 Pentagon. RE. 0,00, Ext. 73628. Reward. Hi* HALl.ET. lady's, brown leather; In Sholl's Cafeteria. Conn. ave. at L or vicinity; con tains money and identification. Reward A R. Paterson. WO. 79.36. WATCH, lady's, between loth and l°th sts.: sentimental value. Reward. Mildred Shan. Shepherd 7933. WEDDING BAND, old-fashioned, lost Mon day^ liberal reward. Will identify. GE. vi’IRE-HAIRED TERRIER, black spot on Back: answers to name “Lucky"; lost vie. S&<l23;‘:!ftTliijLSBrlnB Reward. SH. 8719. WRIST ItATCH—-Lady's, plain yellow gold, °" 16th. No- between Glebe rd. and Arlington County Hospital, or in Hospital Sunday. Reward. CH. 8654. WR,*T WATCH, man's. Gruen, yellow gold, leather strap, vie. Clarendon Bowling W orroX.eni404 Gardfn‘' ReWi,rd' 2 SMALL RUGS, lags marked "8714 Queens Chapel rd.," lost on Queen s Chapel ro* between 38th and 39th sts. Reward owIS,UI,nfd E p- Htnkla Si Co., 600 RAodc Island ave. n.e. , *26 REWARD fsf information leading to recovrrv of fallowing automobile: Pontiac 1941 2-door rU*1 c-°iIDe motor P82P9852. tags O^C. 145-380. Disappeared Dec 28. Jl?” '^‘oity Mi 1 Bunker Hill rd.. Washington. D. C. Phone District 3940. FIRST OVER TRUK—These 22 Marine airman were the first Americans to fly over Truk on a reconnaissance mission in two Liberators February 4. Front row, left to right: Pfc. William J. Butuad. Lake Charles, La.; Sergt. James A. Martin, Liberty, Ala.; Corpl. Thomas J. Humphrey, Cleveland; Sergt. Edwin P. Troy, Chicago; Corpl. Elmer A. N. Prokasky, St. Louis; Sergt. Peter P. Kawalski, Cleveland; Staff Sergt. Arnold J. Chambers, Kansas City, Mo.; Staff Sergt. Joseph R. Perry, Attleboro, Mass. Second row: Sergt. Dale A. Kerwin, West Sunbury, Pa.; Tech. Sergt. Max L. Winters, Martinsville, Ind,; Tech. Sergt. Albert S. Mezinis, Racine, Wis.; Staff Sergt. Edmund H. Turner, Cold Springs-on Hudson, N. Y.; Staff Sergt. George S. Kneitz, Needville. Tex.; Sergt. Charles H. Keck, Okmulgee, Okla.; Staff Sergt. John A. Perdue, Montgomery, Ala.; Tech. Sergt. Bernard W. Payne, Led yard, Iowa. Third row: Second Lt. Richard W. Starnes, Chicago; Capt. Donald D. Kennedy. West Monroe, La.; Maj. James R. Christensen, Salt Lake City; Capt. James Q. Yawn, Bogue Chitto, Miss.; Capt. Edward J. Sanders, Sioux City, Iowa, and Second Lt. W. Paul Dean, Altoona, Pa. —A. P. Wirephoto from Marine Corps. emv—would contribute 1 per cent of its people’s income to the UNRRA fund. The United States, with a war-swollen national income, would put up about two-thirds of the esti mated $2,000,000,000 total, a cir cumstance which brought sharp criticism from several legislators besides Senator Reynolds. During Senate debate. Senator Connally was scornful of a state ment by Senator Wheeler, Demo crat, of Montana that he was will ing to do what is necessary to put war-stricken people back on their feet, but was unwilling “to give re sources of this country away to foreign countries.” : “Those people can’t eat sympa I thy,” Senator Connally said. “Sym pathv smells good, but has no sus tenance.” Transport ‘Continued From First Page.) to enemy action, of an Allied ship! |carrying troops in European waters j !dn an undisclosed date. American: .soldiers in substantial numbers were ; aboard the ship, which was lost at night. “In a heavy sea. the ship sank j rapidly and 1,000 men were reported j missing. Rescue efforts resulted in the saving of about the same num-i I ber. i “The emergency addresses of all who are listed as missing have now | been informed. There is reason to' belteve that the enemy does not | j know of the results of this attack and, therefore, the date is withheld.” LOST RATION COUPONS GAS RATION BOOK "A." issued to Wm. P Sutton. 437 Butternut st. n.w. Phone GE 5077. GAS RATION BOOK “C-2.” issued to' I l'- R;Kidd, 64 v **. n.w. Phone MI. 8364.! GASOLINE RATION BOOK "A.” with all I mnes. issued to E. R. Numbers. Box 52, : I Brentwood. Md. ->n* GAS RATION BOOK "C." issued to Thom as W. Miller, 4512 Rittenhouse st., River dale. Md. Call WA. 8130. RATION BOOK NO. 3, issued to Howard Robertson Jones, 33-G Ridge rd., Green belt, Md. RATION BOOK NO. 3, issued to Mrs. Caro lina Anderson, lb-M. Laurel Hill rd., I Greenbelt. Md. 1 ; RATION BOOKS—5 No. 3 books and ft No. 4. Issued to Marilynn. Fred W.. Marga ret, Sandra Gale, Wm. and Sara Morrison, R. F. D. No. 2, Silver Soring, Md. SL. ~51 h. RATION BOOKS I. 3. 4. issued to John W. Marshall. Jeanne E. Marshall, Jacque line Marshall. Patricia Marshall. 129 Franklin walk. Falls Church. Va 18* RATION BOOKS 3 AND I, Issued to Rob ert Paul, James Davies, Ines C., A. Irving Topping, 4315 Russell ave.. Mount Rainier. Md., and Adelaide K. Topping. 122 West End ave., Ridgewood, N. J. Union 0220. RATION BOOK No. 3, issued to Jessie Johnson, 1528 2nd st. s.w.. Apt. 2. 19* RATION BOOK No. 3. issued to Mrs. Min nie P. Young, 4710 Sheridan. Riverdale, Md. ip* WAR RATION BOOK “3,” issued to John W. Rowan, 118 Allan rd., Washington, 10. D. C. OU 8542. WAR RATION BOOK 3, issued to Mrs Margaret J. Kelly, 0701 44th ave., Unl versity Park. Md. UN. 0302. mi-~ FOUND. BRING DESERTED. STRAY ANIMALS from vicinity Congress Hts. and Anacostia to Animal Protective Association. 3900 wheeler rd. s.e. (20), or report in writinc No Dhone this site at oresent GLASSES, shell rtm pink, found in taxi. Friday, Feb. 11. 1944. Owner please call EX; 3111 ext 037. Miss Casi’man. WRIST WATCH, lady’s, plair. bears own er s initials, owner please communicate description to Box "07-B. F:ar. WRIST W ATCH, near 13th snd F sts n.w. Owner may h*'* same by aroperly Identi fying. j. p. wrlaht, RE. 0718, after 8 n.m. ‘ Italy _'Continued From Firs' Page.i RAF Wellingtons continued the at tacks for the sixth night in succes sion to prevent the Germans from getting set for new thrusts. Allied warships contributed to the battle on both fronts, the British cruiser Mauritius blasting the Ger man road bottleneck at Formia, just in front of the Cassino front to the south, while other warships took shots at German long-range guns which have been shelling Anzio shipping. A German shell passed through the bridge of one American warship without exploding during this ex change of blows. The Germans apparently elected to make the costly drive down the main road toward Anzio because the ground on either side was too soft to permit armor maneuvers. Held One-Third of Town. Prior to the heavy shelling of Cas sino American troops were reported holding one-third of the town where i they have been inching forward from one stronghold to another for 1 nearly two weeks. There was hard fighting yesterday in the region of Albaneta ridge, two miles W'est of Cassino. where the I Americans are striving to cut the highway to Rome, but little change in positions took place. The Allies gained the peak of a hill- but with drew under a German counter attack. On the 8th Army front, along the Adriatic, additional snow blanketed the mountains, but an Indian patrol chased off one enemy detachment, and British artillery shelled enemy vehicles in the Miglianico area. The Allied air forces virtually blanketed the beachhead, but still had strength to spare for assaults in other sectors. Medium bombers attacked shipping off the west coast of Italy, scoring hits at San Stefano, Marina di Pisa and Porto Ercole. Fighter-bombers attacked the jetty and barracks at Igoumenitsa in Greece. Yesterday’s record force of heavy, medium and light bombers operated over virtually all the immediate bat tle area in the Carroceto sector and also swept to the rear of the Ger man lines to hit objectives in the vicinity of Frascati and Albano. Targets in the Campoleone and Al bano areas were hit again last night. 'Axis radios reported an at tack yesterday on Castel Gan dolfo, site of the Pope's summer residence immediately behind the beachhead fighting lines. Berlin asserted a number of casualties resulted > Allied planes shot down three aircraft yesterday and lost nine. The Germans’ major effort to interfere with the air attacks was aver Frascati where 30 enemy fight ers were beaten off by Liberator gunners. Legion Issues Plans For Oratory Contest Plans for the seventh annual oratorical contest sponsored by the American Legion were announced today, with school elimination con-j tests, the first step toward the national title, scheduled March 17. Joseph A. Wal ker, chairman of the local de partment's sub committee on j school awards, |said sectional eliminations will be held a week later, with the department final scheduled March 31. J. A. Walker. Open to all regular high school students, the national contest last ; year attracted an estimated 100,000 pupils, with Burton Bernard, of Granite City, 111., carrying off top honors and the grand prize, a $4,000 scholarship. The Legion's National American ism Commission has suggested a list of topics for contestants, based on the Constitution, and judges will give more consideration to these subjects than others. Contestants, however, are free to speak on any subject they choose. Winners in each school will re ceive a cerificate and a prize in war stamps. Sectional winners will be given similar awards, but the departmental champion will receive a $25 War Bond in addition to the certificate. Informaton concerning the con test may be obtaned from local American Legion posts or from Legion headquarters at 2437 Fif teenth street N.W. Bogus Doctor Fined $50 And Denounced by Court Denounced as the perpetrator of “one of the most despicable frauds against the public” by Judge Thomas D. Quinn in Municipal Court today, Willie Davis, colored, 34, of 409 First street N.W. was fined $50 when he pleaded guilty to practicing medicine without a license. Judge Quinn promised a jail sentence for,a repeti tion of the offense. Davis was arrested January 21 after he prescribed medicine and administered treatment to a man complaining of a cold and pains in the back. Herbert Hoover in Nassau NASSAU, Bahamas, Feb. 18 (JP).~ Former President Hoover was met at the airport by the Duke of Wind sor, royal governor, when he ar rived yesterday for a rest and was a luncheon guest at Government i House. Eastman Is Honored For Long U. S. Service Congressional committees are a "better safeguard against inflation than the OPA,” Chairman Joseph B Eastman of the Interstate Commerce Commission said last night at a Statler Hotel dinner tendered in celebration of his 25 years' Federal service. Chairman Wheeler.of the Senate Committee on Interstate Commerce and Chairman Lea of the House Interstate Commerce Committee paid tribute to Mr. Eastman's regu latory body as ‘‘the finest commis sion in the Federal Government, one which established its greatest pres tige by the respect it enjoys from the American people.” Senator Wheeler, in his eulogy, went further to say that "most of the Democrats in the United States Senate, if not the Republicans, would be delighted to see Mr. East man nominated for President." Mr. Eastman, responding to praise showered upon him at a ceremony attenaed by several hundred prac titioners before his tribunal, asserted that “zealots, evangelists and cru saders have their value before an administrative tribunal, but not on it.” He added: "Power is not a permanent, but a shifting thing. I can well remember the time when it was a dangerous thing to incur the displeasure of bankers, but there has been no danger in this since 1932. It became a greater danger to incur the dis pleasure of farm or labor organiza tions. There is nothing more im portant than to curb abuse of power, wherever it may reside, and power is always subject to abuse. “These tribunals must not be under the domination or influence of the President or Congress or of anything else than their own inde pendent judgments of the,facte and the law. Political domination will rule such a tribunal. I have seen this happen many times, particu larly in the States.” t Joseph C. Colquitt, chairman of the District chapter of the Associa tion of Interstate Commerce Asso ciation Practitioners, presided as toastmaster. Other speakers were Warren H. Wagner, association president; J. Carter Fort, Executive Committee member of the District association, and Clyde B. Aitchison, member of the Interstate Commerce Commission. Women Air Cadets Proposed Women would be eligible for ap pointment as pilots and aviation ca dets in the Army Air Forces under terms of a bill introduced today by Representative Costello, Democrat, of California. On completion of training they would be commissioned second lieutenants or flight officers In the Army. This air strip on Uman, one of the islands in the Truk group, was among the Jap de fenses blasted by hundreds of carrier-based planes. —A. P. Wirephoto from Marine Corps. Truk's 30-Year Secrets Bared By Two Marine Photo Planes Huge Concentration Of Warships Spotted At Jap Fortress <The following story was writ ten by First Lt. Penn T. Kimball, New Britain, Conn., and Second Lt. William K. Holt. Clarksburg, W. Va., both of the Marine Corps.) A SOUTH PACIFIC AIR BASE, Feb. 4 (Delayed' <>Pi.—Two marine photo planes pried the lid off one of Japan's most precious secrets today when they became the first foreign aircraft ever to fly over Truk, prin cipal enemy sea and air fortress in the South Pacific. Catching the Japs by surprise, the pair of Liberators spent 20 minutes apiece over the formidable concen tration of airfields, forts, drydocks and warship anchorages that took 30 years to build. The marine planes successfully completed the daring reconnaissance I mission from the Solomons to the heart of the Japanese-held Caroline Islands after flying nearly 2.000 miles over enemy waters, battling tropical storms and freak weather conditions which put ice on their wings as they crossed the Equator. Only 12 bursts of erratic anti aircraft fire greeted the first plane as it passed over the target at high altitude, but the second ran into tremendous ack-ack thrown up by the alerted Japs on the ground and aboard the mighty armada of ships in the harbor. Neither Liberator Was damaged. ! Jap Fighters Unable to Attack. As the pair retired from Truk, through- a protective cover of clouds, not one of the Jap fighters which ■ had scrambled into the air had gained sufficient altitude to attack. Although neither American plane carried a bomb load, the crew of each tossed out a three-pound frag mentation bomb as their ship flew over the enemy bastion. The 22 crew members brought back tales of huge ship concentra jtions, one island covered with air fields, heavy coastal guns, mingled ; with palatial expanses of living | quarters. Marine Maj. James R. Christensen, i Salt Lake City, flight leader and 1 pilot of the first plane, said Truk | Harbor was “jammed with ships of : all types and description.” Capfc James Q. Yawn, Bogue Chitto, Miss., counted 25 warships through one small gup in the cloud. , “It looked like the whole Jap fleet , was down there, and I saw only a 1 part of only one of the many anchorages.” Island Maze of Landing Fields. His co-pilot, Capt. Edward J. : Sanders, Sioux City, Iowa, spotted j an island which was the maze of ; landing fields and revetments. “The strips, taxiways and shops covered the entire layout. There did not seem to be room for anything else, even living quarters.” Second Lt. W. Paul Dean. Altoona. Pa., navigator, told of seeing a resi dential section that looked like a vast country club. "There were winding gravel roads lined with shrubbery, acres of green turf and scores of beautiful homes set among palm trees.” The mission was the “assignment of a lifetime” for Tech. Sergt. Max L. Winters, Martinsville. Ind.. former photographer for the Grand Rapids (Mich.) Press and the Danville (111.) News. “It was a photographer's field day,” he said. “We were like a ■bunch of shutterbugs with Dorothy Lamour standing around.” Maj. Christensen described how the two marine planes became sep arated in a storm on the way to Truk and each proceeded on its mission alone, arriving only a few minutes apart. “We had to fly on instruments for the last two and a half hours before reaching Truk. It was pretty tough to pick the right group of | | 723 12th St., »rt. C A H | AM./. JAMES R. CHRISTENSEN. 1 islands out of that expanse ol ocean and we never would have made it except for a bang-up job of navigation by Lt. (Richard W.) Starnes (of Chicago*.” The major's plane stole into the ring of Jap fortresses through heavy clouds that concealed the Liberator until the last moment. “When it popped out of the over jcast.” the major continued, “the whole layout was right, under our noses—warships, coastal gun em placements. antiaircraft positions and airdromes.” The major's co-pilot. Capt. Donal D. Kennedy, WTest Monroe. La., told of encountering the worst weather conditions he ever had seen. “We took off before dawn,” he revealed, "groaning under a gas load.straight into a pea-soup front. We flew by instruments for all but an hour of the trip up. “When we reached the equator ice was forming on the carburetor and our wings began frosting— something almost unheard of in these latitudes at this time of the year. The gunners on the two planes had to chip ice and snow off their (instruments to ready them for possible attack. When Staff Sergt. Edmund H. Turner, Cold Springs on Hudson. N. Y„ attempted to radio that Zero.; were climbing toward his plane over Truk he found his radio key frozen to its board. Japanese planes were sighted bv Sergt. Edwin P. Troy, Chicago, as hi.; plane finished the second of | two runs over Truk. “I spotted three of them far be low." he declared, “and climbing fast—but not fast enough. We out distanced them and ducked into (the overcast.” ! "The flight,” he asserted, “stretch ed both planes and men to the limit of endurance. Success of the mission made me proud of both.” Physics Teachers to Meet The regional chapter of the Amer ican Association of Physics Teach ers will meet at 2 p.m. tomorrow at Corcoran Hall, George Washington University. Prof. F. L. Talbott of Catholic University will address the group on “The Future of Physics and Physicists.” Ohioans in Armed Forces Restored to Voting Rolls By the Associated Press. COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 18 Thousands of Ohioans in the armed services will be restored to full vot ing rights without registering anew as the result of a court decision yes terday and an order by Secretary of State Edward J, Hummel. Common Pleas Court Judge John R. King ordered the Franklin County (Columbus' Election Board to restore to the list of registered voters the names of all persons in the armed services which had been stricken from the rolls because they had not voted for two years. Secretary Hummel issued a simi lar order to all county election ' boards. Judge King held no person could be deprived of his right to vote be i cause it had been impossible to ex | ercise that right while he was in the armed service of his country. / - - ---— Headliner— STEAK! Unusual Meat Treat! 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