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CHANCES ON UNTRIED METHODS NerrsSafi PROVEN Hby • MOTH PROOF Om spvyiag to* • ywrl wrapping or SB putting umry dplTKIKK|| Protect your Up holstered Furni ture with Ltrecs Moths will wwr eat cloche* (prayed with Larxex Don't take a chance on new products which haven’t fully proved their worth. You can be sure moths will «crreat your woolens if you use larvex. For years larvex has been used by the hig woolen mills. It's been proven the safe, sure: way. Just a few minutes spraying moth proofs woolens for a whole year! Tests show moth worms actually commit suicide rather than eai anything treated with LARVEX. larvex is odorless, stainless. Dry cleaning does not remove larvex protection. Washing does, but f)RY cleaning I joes not! Only 79r a pint. S 1.19 a quart. Next Week . u.s. Commissioner of Education, John \Y. Studebaker, suggests a nation wide plan to solve the summer problem for city youngsters. ✓ IN ’46 IT'S ® ^ I ^4!* ir THIN J5 BLADES 251 Letters Our Readers Talk Back cx CARTOON PUZZLE What sort of soldiers are those in the second picture of your cartoon panel, "What’s Wrong?”? They y Jim him.. What's wrong? Plenty don't swing their arms when marching! Major F. Skeimer Camp Ritchie, Md. . . . The soldiers don't seem to be .in step. The men leading the column have their left feet for ward whereas the men farther back have their right feet forward. George Porter New York, N. Y. THIS WEEK congratulates Readers Skeimer and Porter — and the hundreds like them — on their bright eyes. . . . You say, “One artist spent two weeks trying to track down a detailed picture of an Egyptian wheelbarrow, circa 3000 B.C.” What luck did he have? Any? The oldest mention of a possible wheelbarrow known to me is credit ed to the Chinese, no earlier than the third century A.D., and that is on uncertain evidence. None ap peared in Europe until after 1200 A.D. Skeptically, Carrington Goodrich Department of Chinese and Japanese Columbia University New York, N. Y. The cartoonist did finally give up — but he drew the wheelbarrow anyhow. SERIAL FAN “No Other Man” by Alfred Noyes has me intrigued. If there is any possible way to purchase the complete publication, I would like to do so. _ James W. Reed New Eagle, Pa. J. H. Lippineott Company published the book originally and is bringing out a new edi tion this month. 61 ■ KID EX A6AIM In your Letters column one of your readers makes free use of the word, “foreigner” in discussing the article “GI Brides.” With all due respect to our beautiful American girls, my per sonal opinion is that the word “foreigner” should be abolished entirely in respect to all human beings. And absolutely no race,'creed, nationality or color of people should be considered either higher or lower than any other. All should be absolute equals. Eugene R. Walker Ambridge, Pa. "CHIMP IMP" The picture of the chimpanzee sucking his thumb is one of the funniest I have ever 9een. I have Sure-cure Bertie three children who look just like that when they start sucking their thumbs. I should like to frame a large picture for each child and place it on the wall near their bed so they could see how they look. Perhaps it would cure them of the habit. Mrs. A. W. Trout Vienna, Va. Letters should be addressed to the Letters Editor, THIS WEEK Magazine, 420 Lexington Are , N. K. 17, N. Y. They cannot be acknowledged or returned, but we will print the shortest and best. [ I JUDY - - •‘My boy friend is mad at me, but he | I will call me back in a little while” _ ..... .. . . — . t . irB# 'Wr#**** Bromo-Seltzer fights ordinary headaches three wayB: (1) Helps relieve the headache. ®IlWrl' _ (2) Helps relieve upset stomach. (3) Helps $E|T7CRh quiet jumpy nerves that may team up to ^CLIfcE*”H cause trouble. Bromo-Seltzer is pleasant to fnwni I take and fast working. Caution: use only 1 HCAQACMCS as directed. Get Bromo-Seltzer at your NEURALGIA I drugstore counter or fountain. Four conve nient home sizes. Compounded since 1887. For FAST headache re/ief a/wa/s fate BROMO SEITZIR * A PRODUCT OF EMERSON DRUG COMPANY SINCE 1887_ o N S A L E E V E R Y W H E R E MK 67* 11 j. ft. ¥ •if ear SBP . Made only from U. S. Certified Colors (6 Brilliant Solid Color Tablets 62 Four Color Transfer Designs: Wott Disney Characters, Popeye. Blondle,Other Feature Comics, Flowers, Birds, Animals, Patriotic and Religious Subjects. in GROCERY — DRUG — 5 - and-10c STORES Now Many Wear DENTAL PLATES With More Comfort FASTEETH, a pleasant alkaline (non-acid) powder, holds false teeth more firmly. To eat and talk In more comfort, just sprinkle a little FA.S TEETH on your plates. No gummy, gooey, pasty taste or feeling. Oivscks "plate odor" (denture breath). Get FASTEETH at any drug store.