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* This Space Is A Contribution To America’s All-Out War Effort By The Following Business Firms:
JOS. S. POGUE SONS & CO. CHARLES RITCHIE CAMERON BROS. CANNING CO. CECIL COUNTY MILLING CO. Rising Sun ’ Md * VESTA’S BEAUTY SHOP HAINES & KIRK BROWN & SHALLCROSS W. L. ELY STEWART M WARD CO. Dealers in Pork Products Real Estate and Insurance THE NATIONAL BANK OF RISING SUN CAMERON & McCOY POGUE & ROBERSON >■ <sjk v - ■ j^n^^^^HSnb^RHkJi^B,. .. > % Ki V V Mr ip wv jßs Jr ___ Mr M IB Mp M jßr Iw^, Rf WL/&- i -*se M H % *40,000,000 Disease ’Carrying insects - mosquitoes, fleas, lice, ticks—have killed or disabled more American fighting men than many a hard fought battle. But today, men in the tropical theaters espe cially are better protected against these killers than ever before—thanks to amazing new dis coveries like DDT. Spray DDT on a screen —and a fly that walks on that screen three months later dies. Or take “Aerosol”—a new way of releasing pyrethrum in a gas. One small drop of pyre thrum, when released by means of an aerosol, will kill every “skeeter” in a room 12x12x7 in one minute! Now the DDT and aerosols are some of the thousand and one things —in addition to the obvious items like guns, tanks, planes, and 1 f War Bonds-to have and to hold MIDLAND JOURNAL, RISING SUN. MD. ships—that are needed to fight the world’s big gest and toughest war, and which make this war so terrifically expensive. They're going to spend part of your War Bond money this year for DDT—and other insect killers—some s4o>ooo>ooo. That money will save American lives and help shorten the war. It would be a darn good investment even if we never got a cent of it back. But we will get it back and get more money with it Under those circumstances, War Bonds have a mighty strong claim on every dollar you don’t have to spend for actual necessities. Maybe you could find enough of those dollars to buy an extra Bond— today.