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A WELCOME HOME-Tense moments were experienced by wives and I--home" signs left). Comdr Larry Gels, Commander CAG-4 (right) receives a
I children as they anxiously awaited return last Sunday of pilots of Carrier Air I big kiss from daughter Bonnie on his return. I
Group 4 from the Mediterranean area. Families even waited with "welcome

Time Is RunningOut wo Carrier

For Morals I Groups

Contest EssayistsTime -

VOL-10 No. 28 U, S. N. A. S. Jacksonville, Florida 16 Oct
is running out. Two Home

weeks remain before the No- x.
Murals PlannedFor
ember deadline for the Morals AZH' of Navy wives,

Essay Contest, and a chanceto -111 Walls Of and close friends i

win valuable prizes. :r at NAS Cecil Field
Libraries that NAS Jacksonville I last
many Mainside Mess
are doing research on their pa. to welcome home
pers, which are to be submittedin < :.. : "White Hats" will eat 1,000 officers and men

legible form, typed or writtenin plush surroundings! The nation's two Fleet Air Jacksonville

ink, on BxlOH paper. All finest dining halls groups from lengthy Med'

themes must be on the general S Sa have nothing on the Naval cruises.
at Cecil were
subject of 'Moral Values" and S Station Main Mess Hall,
of Carrier Air Group 1
be between 300 and 800 words in present plans materialize.It .
left Jacksonville last May for
length. .S is hoped to decorate aboard the carrier USS
Contest Pushed Mainside Mess Hall walls .
Since offtcals have announcedthe mural paintings. All Gone rive Month

contest, it if understood that :=: will carry the 'Naval motif Air Group 4 pilots and
other commands throughout the and will be done locally. men returned to' NAS

station are pushing the competition l The call is out for "within.the \' from duty aboard the

within their own ranks. l A .rrrra -ranks" artists who USS Coral Sea. The group

Essays are to be submitted in REGISTER FOR OFF-CAMPUS STUDY- Anne Simmons, like to cooperate on the project this area in April
sealed envelopes through divis. AKAN (standing right) and John t:. Miklos (standing; left), sen- of Fighter Squadrons
ion officers or unit commandersto eral extension' division representative of Florida, Rive instructions I Artists willing to 13, 14, and Attack Squadron
to applicants for college courses offered at NATTCenter. At
the Essay Contest Committee, last Thursday's registration close to a hundred people signed for their talent and time can contact Carrier Air Group 1 partial-
Chaplain's Office, Building 750, various courses.Enrollment. the Special Services office in recently concluded air-

NAS. Judges will represent all OTl8 topside, Building 930 land maneuver Malnbrace

Mainside Squadron 11, until re J
Valuable Contest Priies1st a unit of CVG-1, is now on ,'

and 2nd place, Wrist duty aboard the carrier
Courses Start
Credit !
Watches; 3rd and 4th place, College Kearsa'rge (In Korean watersT'" ..

Cameras, 5th and 6th place; S AUlUnl Foreign Ports
Pen and pencil sets; 7th and \' squadrons attached

8th place, Cigarette lighters, With Heaviest EnrollmentCourse i'I Group 4, which operated m

and 9th and 10th place, Key Mediterranean during the

chains. 5)T are: Fighter Squadrons ..J,
enrollments for off-campus college study here I
44, and Attack Squadron 45.
reached an all-time high of 118, as ninety-four people registered J
|: from
the commands concerned. last Thursday for this semester's clas es. t Composite
Officers are not eligible for Four of the courses exceededthe [, 62 accompanied both
who did not get to register last 0 groups.
prizes, but are invited to. partic 15 student minimum requiredand
ipate. They will be awarded will definitely be offered this Thursday, can do so by calling # |I the primary purpose of
r cruises of both ..
medals for first, second and term. General Psychology was the 8532 or by attending the first or groups was t
Naval air for the
third place. popular choice with an enrollment second class meeting of the de power
I Sixth Fleet, officers and men
Honors Awaits WinnersIt of 23 students. Basic Mathematics sired
had the opportunity to
has been indicated that If attracted 21 students. Effective S I i!I ashore in various European

the contest is successful on this Speaking 19 students and Fresh DROPPED from the schedulefor I tries.
station it be used in the man English 101, 18 students. I
lack of sufficient enrollmentare of Air Group 1 Is
Morals Program throughout this aWhile Freshman English 102, Elementary I dr, Richard S. Rogers. Comdr.
District and further in the Navy. Personnel Managementdrew I R. Gels Is Commander of
Problems in
The winning essay may receive I only 10 students, United __..m.m___.n Group 4.
nationwide publication. States History only seven stu Personnel Management and Ge I, CITED Lt. Col. Paul S.Treitel .
ography of the Far East. Those
dents, and Political Geography on.
Editorials now appearing in officer
ly seven, these classes will also who have signed for these cours- For
the Jax: Air News are fine the Marine Barracks,
(Please turn to Page 2, Col. 3)
for those start on schedule in the hope that )
guides preparing pa. Letter of Commendation
Back issues availablein enrollment will be increased to I Vet
pers. fifteen each.Enrollment. WEATHER OUTLOOK ribbons and medal pendant orea
the Air News Office, Building 2nd Lt. Cecil Woodcock.
930. Participants may also con will be left opeu Friday-Showers A.M., cooler. Woodcock received the Letter of Commendation with
and medal
sult division officers for help on through the second class meeting Saturday-Clear and cool. for outstanding service In Korea to Second pendant Lieutenant was
the project. I of all courses. Interested personnel, Sunday-Partly cloudy, warm. combat.
Woodcock, (in a simple cere.
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I Naval Air Station An Even Dozen Years Old This WeekNaval Cot officer. last Paul Friday of S. Treitel the in Marine the, Bar of

Air Station Jackson country, vanced Training Command) and vllle with i the establishment Woodcock, who has been 1 I"

ville is an even dozen years the Seventh Naval District. Fleet Air Jacksonville in Marine Corps for the past ten
old this week.It HISTORY shows that NAS Jax ber, 1948. was commended for his su<
was exactly 12 years ago yesterday I assumed its place in naval aviation IT ALSO housed the huge Na S S SNOW efforts in rebuilding a pl*.

on October 15, 1940, that "on October 15, 1940, when val Air Technical Training Center WITH the dredging of in the First Marine Division

NAS Jax was commissioned. Capt. Charles P. Mason was installed which was deactivated and Mayport basin for carrier in action in the Korean.

Although young as far as ma. as the first commandingofficer. transferred to Memphis, Tenn, in ing nearing completion and ,

jor military installations go, Naval 1948 and reactivated here in Jan. first carrjer expected to doc after being comml.

Air Station Jacksonville has During the days when it was a uary 1951, The Center has added there soon, it is well on its in June of last year, Lt

made vast progress in its 12 yearsof training base, some 10,000 naval importance to the base. The Cen to achieving recognition as was ordered to duty in

existence. It is today becom aviators were trained here, as wellas ter, which includes 8,000 students major aviation center. where be was assigned a

ing more and more an integral 10,000 air crewmen. It has in eight schools, occupies 79 build. The station also plays an platoon which was dras

part of the national defense pro been the headquarters of the Na i ings. portant part in the economic below strength.

gram, and ranks as one of the val Air Operational Training I I Still more importance was add of Jacksonville. Figures Is presently serving as A*

major military installations in the Command (later changed to Ad.: ed to Naval Air Station Jackson (Please turn to Page 2, Co!. ) at the Marine Barrack. '


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Report' From Washington

J11Kf1j.mtIf3 I College can(Continued either designate Credit from Page another 1)fl or Over 31,000 Vets

have their money refunded.

Published every Thursday for Navy activities at Naval Air All classes will meet In Building
Station Jacksonville, Technical TrainIng II Education
Fla.NAS 501, Naval Air
Some have already ,
Capt. Burnham C. McCaffree
Commanding Officer
Comdr. James II. Armstrong Executive Officer alerted this week. Schedule of By Armed Forces Press Service)
Lt. Dave Darksdale_ Public Information Officer tint class meetings is as follows: and the ;::
Fleet Air Jacksonville Tuesday Oct. 14, 1830, General More than 31,000 veterans with tog the

Rear Adm. Osborne B. Hardison__--.....____:_.Commander Psychology; post-Korean service applied for
Capt Howard V. Hopkins Chief of Staff Wednesday,' Oct. 15: 1900, Personnel education and training under the officer

Capt. Arthur S. Born Fleet Air Wing, Eleven Commander Management, Effective new K-Vet Bill during the first Beside

Comdr. Joseph T. Thornton Chief staff Officer Speaking; ten days of the program. The dards
Naval Air Technical Training Center Thursday, Oct. 16, 1830, Fresh-
Capt. Edwin R. Peck.__.__..__.Commanding Officer man English 101; Veterans Administration pointedout will be
Comdr. Richard S. Stuart.._.._ Executive Officer Monday, Oct. 20, 1830, United that although the new law

Naval Hospital States History; was signed July 16, its educationand
Capt.Capt. T.Dwight F. Weinert J. Wharton. .Commanding Executive Officer Officer Tuesday, Oct. 21, 1830, Political training provisions did not have

NARTU Geography, Basic Mathematics. take effect until Aug. 20 The figure )

Capt. Easton B. Noble Commanding Officer represents enrollment as of lect

Comdr. Anthony Trusso... .. Executive OfficerThe To Continue the end of August. The new K-
Vet Bill allows a veteran 1 J/4 USO,
JAX AIR NEWS\ published weekly at the U. S. Naval Air Station. days of training for each dayn several
Jacksonville. Florida I and printed m non-appropriated fund I For
at no expense to the government and In INlncI with NAVEXOS P-35. Rev. Program Service after the outbreak of
Nov. 1913. Copies are distributed free of charge at the Naval Air Station the women
Naval Air Kenerve Training Unit, Naval Air Station Cecil field and the U. S. Korean fighting, June 27, 1950. I
Naval Hospital. NavCadsThe Veterans in training receive an fund.

Editor-Andrew H. Planey education and training allowance
Staff Members: Ed Nellist, JO3: Mary Bixiones, J03; John Char- Navy plans to continue accepting each month from the governmentto
vat, AN; Vivian Williams, SA; Helen Harper.The ,applications for the Naval meet part of their expensesand training
JAX AIR NEWS li a member of the Armed Forces Press Service. Aviation Cadet Training Program, and the
AFPS material appearing: In this publication may not be reprinted without living costs.Christmas I
the written permission I of Armed Forces Press Service. Republication of other Capt. Easton B. Noble, commanding nology
matter, except bv service publications, If prohibited without permission of Naval Air
Editor. JAX AIR NEWS. officer, Jacksonville parcels for membersof training

Editorial offices located Building 930 (topside). Phone extension Reserve Training Unit, has an the Armed Forces overseas courses
8184 and 216. nounced.
should be mailed between Oct. -
Cadets who successfully complete -
Beliefs Do Matter 15 and Nov. 15 Air parcel post
training are awarded Navy
packages up to two pounds in
Believe wings and an officer's commie weight should be mailed not later
If You Would Have
Right ion. Candidates In this area are than Nov. 25. The Department of I tional
nvited to apply tor admission at medical
Order And In Your LifeThis NARTU, NAS Jacksonville. Defense said that no assurancecan ply
Purpose be given that air parcel post
Qualification Listed mailed after Nov. 25 can be airlifted 53-11.

( Is the fourteenth of a series of articles connection with Individuals applying must be to overseas areas or that
the serice-wlde program, Protection of Moral Standard). native-born male citizens or naturalized delivery prior to Christmas will
citizens for a period oat L be made. I will be

Chaplain John N. MontgomeryThere least 10 years, and must have I and ,

is a quip that is often quoted, "It makes no dif- trashed 18th but not 27th birthday A cut in the quota of Army : unteer
at the time of Joining, be un during
ference what you believe, as long as you are honest in your candidates for officer candidate
married, and agree to remain so school has been made for the and Committee.:1
belief. The assumption is that sincerity can atone for remaining be of
inaccuracy, or that honesty can substitute for intelligence. until commissioned. months in 1952. The reduction -
Further examination of this idea will reveal the obvious Academically each candidate is due to the increasing
fallacy of such a statement. for the program must have completed number of Reserve officers elec-
a minimum of two ful ing to remain in active service, I
Beliefs do matter. What we believe. makes us what years, toward a bachelor's degreeat

.we are. If our beliefs are wrong our lives will become con- an accredited college, university = (
fused and meaningless. If our beliefs are right there will or Junior college. Applicationmay Eleven COs For a
be order and purpose in our lives. The prophet Jeremiah
be made if the candidate is $ ,
has pointed up this truth in a few words when he said, completing his educational requirements NllS Tax In tary

"Go after worthlessness and you become worthless." during the current Twelve YearsSince overall

semester. year.

The Time Is Now its commissioning Oc-
The Communist sympathizers in our midst arc no less
of a problem because of their sincerity. The plane me- Those admitted to the programare tober 15: twelve years ago,
chanic who bungles his work is no less a danger to those ordered to pre-fllght trainingat NAS Jacksonville has had eleven Air
who fly the plane because of his sincere effort to do his NAS Pensacola. Eight months commanding officers.

job right. The pilot who trusts an inaccurate compass will of basic flight training follows. Capt. Charles P. Mason quarters

lose his way. Sincerity cannot make up for false beliefs. Advanced training for tour served as the first commanding Naval
months is next and then successful Caffree
officer from October 1940 until ;
are important. They are the basis of our cadets are awarded their Navy Fleet
morality, guiding us in our decisions and in the choice be- wings and commissioned May 1942.
I as either Since then the station has Rear ;
tween right and wrong. The most dangerous enemy that
ensigns: USNR, or second lieu-
the American soldier has ever faced was the Japanese soldier tenants USMCR.All had as its commanding officers,
who had had instilled in him the belief that to die for in order, Capt. John D. Price, en,
his emperor was to insure himself of a special place in the be naval young aviators men, who desire to from May 1942 to March 1943; Naval
heaven of the chosen people. It became an accepted fact and who can Capt. J. S. Michael, from Center,

that "no Jap ever surrenders." Their strength lay not in Naval meet requirements Aviation contact the March 1943 to August 1943; win R.
their military equipment but in a belief. Cadet (NAVCAD) Capt. Arthur Gavin, August
procurement officer, Lt. R. E. 1943 until April 1944; Capt. Hospital
Hanna, at the Jacksonville
Naval W. W. Smith, from April 1944 Dwight
Beliefs are creative.- All forward steps in our civilizn- Air Reserve Training Unit with- to November 1944; Capt. H. E. Naval
tion can be traced to individual or group beliefs. Colum- out delay. Regan, November 1944 until with
bus believed that the world was a sphere and in that belief June 1945;

sought a way to the East Indies by sailing west. Fulton Capt. A. R. Brady, June 1945
i believed that a steam engine could be used to
propel a ship. to June 1947; Capt. H. S. Duck-
j I ,The Wright brothers believed in the practicality of the air- worth, June 1947 to June 1948; The
plane. Edison believed that electricity could be used for Capt. Alvin I. Malstrom, June three
)light Morse believed in the telegraph and Bell in the tele- 1948 to June 1950; Capt. Doug- ports to
phone. The faith of these men and many like them in their las T. Day, from June 1950 tion in
beliefs has led to the
take for granted today.development of the conveniences we until August 1952, and the pres- Military

ent commanding officer, Capt. vice,
Our ancestors believed in the right of the individual Burnham C. McCa/free, who down

to freedom. Our land was founded upon the principle of took over command August 15: sel will
freedom and opportunity for all men. We believe in freedom 1952. I and

of worship, freedom of speech, freedom from fear, and < x from U.
freedomjrom want. These beliefs .
are an inspiration that R ntP V m -
.' has led our nation to attain the place it holds among the -
nations of the earth. 4 Station Gets
v '* ...
---'- -
Our beliefs have a great influence upon our personal WHAT'S THIS?- Foam is To the fine people who make up the
found in a foam truck, but in sonnel of our great Naval Air
lives. The man who believes in honesty and fair dealing this case, it's a different kind and professional Station

will see that someone else does not have to take the loss of about foam.a This week-old foam, is deposited a kitten, tend best wishes men on this and the women twelfth of the

caused by his mistake. The hit and run driver merits the by its mother, away from sioning of the United States Naval
scorn of all men. The man or woman who is unfaithful to nosey people down in the Florida.

his marriage vows can expect nothing but unhappiness. AB1 pump, instructor motor. Claude at firefighting Fisher, J. B. Waters,
,The man who believes in God and serves Him has an inner school, at NATTCenter discov- Jacksonville
source of strength that :will carry him over the rough ered "Foam", as she was J. E. Kavanaugn,
named, after Investigating a Naval Affairs
places.Beliefs noise emanating from the truck
do matter. all day long. .

1r w.4 .

16 October 1952 JAX AIR NEWS Page Thiae

See Your VA Officer

;O: =i OSRITAHEADLINES I Important Regulation Change In NSLI Term Renewal I

Any veteran who has been denied I been changed to provide In qulrements; Provided further, if MAIN9IDR

under certain conditions, renewal any case where an insured, either death occurs prior to notificationof Thursday, Oct. 18

of his National Service Life prior to or within the tint premium the requirements or within 31 Apache War
Insurance, 5-year Level Premium month following expiration of days from date of such notification Smoke ................ Gilbert RolandFriday

The following personnel changes Term Policy since January 1, the current term period-express- such requirements shall be Oct 17

have been effected within the 1951, may now have it renewed es a desire to the VA to continue deemed to have been fully met. Hour of Thirteen....Peter Lawford

past week at the Naval Hospital.! under new VA Regulations. Insurance protection, such as: Any premiums due in such cases Saturday, Oct. 18Everything

Lt. (jg) Thomas F. Seller,; Formerly, VA Regulations pro- Makes a written inquiry, tender shall be deducted from the I Have Is Yours

transferred to :Marine Corps Depot vided that for renewal of 5-Year a payment or has a credit to his proceeds of the insurance when Marge & Cower Champion

of Supply, Albany, Georgia; Lt Level Premium Term Policy-application account, the insurance shall be settlement is made. The terms of Sunday, Oct. 19

Jacksonville, Fla.; Lt. (Jg) Fairfax ium at the attained age of the have been in effect as of Jan- Monday, Oct. 20

Breneman received for duty Insured must be made before expiration Provided, the Insured completesany uary 1, 1951.: Rich, Young and

from inactive status and Lt. Marilyn of the current 5-year necessary requirements within See your local Veterans' Service Pretty................... Jane PowellTues.

F. Lambrecht received foi term period. 31 days from date on which officer for further information or & Wed, Oct 21 & 22

duty from Hospital Corps School, These regulations have now the VA notifies him of such reL assistance Mr. Eight

Portsmouth, Va. Eighty ......._... Dorothy McGuire

Received from Naval Hospital, i NATTCentor

Portsmouth Va., were Paul K :.. ; Thursday, Oct. 10 f

Clary, HN and Richard C. Pull 4+ Something For the

Ing, HM3. Jacky 1... Scott, HN, Birds ........................ Vic Mature

reported for duty from Operating % Friday, Oct. 17

School, Naval Hospital, Jacksonville L
: Fla.Personnel. Smoke ..........._.....Harold Kress
Saturday, Oct. 18
transfers Include Da
Hour of Thlrtecn..Fcter Lawford
vid G. Spencer, HN, to Norfolk;, y,
Paul A. Noble, HN, to USNH,, Sunday, Oct. 19
I Have Is Yours
Bethesda! :Md. for duty under in Everything
& Gower Champion
struction; Emery W. Scott, Jr.,,, Marge
t- Mon and TIM--Oft. 20 and 21
to Receiving Station, Naval Base,,,
a t B&nnerllne ........... .... Sally Forrest
S. C.; Kenneth R. Stough, HN,,, r
: sck WrdiMwday, Oct. 22
and Robert P. Blair, HN, to Receiving wAyb
Rich and
Station, Norfolk, for duty
;A Pretty ...... ............. Jane PowellHOSPITAL
under instruction.
I t .q t s Jp
Thursday, Oct 16
C. Belt IIN and RobertM.
Gary Weisunuller
Voodoo Tlger..Johnny
Layne, HN, were transferredto
k J. Havlik at right in picture Friday, Oft. 17
Marine Barracks, Camp Le- vt on left, is the 96th reserve officer Something For the

Jcunc, N. C., for further assignment to attend the two-week Birds ................. ...... Vie Mature'
. to Fleet Marine Forces, Pa < training course in malarloiogy
cific. .. m.-."'... -;_.. and insect control here. Instructor Saturday, Oct. 18
David Ilayden, civil- Way of the Gaucho.. Gene Tierney
Given an honorable dischargeby ian entomologist at the Ma- Sunday, Oct. 19
reason of expiration of enlistment ( Learn 'Bug Contlol'TechniqueNation's laria-Mosquito Control Unit Apache WarSmoke
No. 1 points out features of thed
was Richard T. Gaither,, a I tin r_ machine. Above, ...... ........ Gilbert Roland
HM3. Lawrence A. Clark, Jr., ( Reserves Trained Comdr. llavlik looks over the Monday, Oct. 20

HM3, was released to inactive Insectory, where roaches, flies, Hour of Thirteen. ..Peter Lawford
and rodents are
duty. mosquitoes Thursday, Oct. 21
Red Cross Notes bred for testing purposes. Everything I Have Is Yours

What a treat we had Wednes- By 'Malmos No. V SchoolNinetysix Lake ChamplainCommissioned :Marge & Cower Champion

day afternoon, Oct. 8, when Blue Wednesday, Oct. 23

Barron and his orchestra came to volunteer N a val! Bannerline ........_._... Sally'ForrestRecord
the hospital and played a concert. insecticides in common use ir Recommissioned at the Nor .
Reserve Medical, Medical Serv
We know how full their schedule officer the Navy and how they are used folk Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth,,,
ice and Hospital Corps )
always is, and we certainly appreciated training to control insects end rodents Va., recently, was the Essex-
have taken the two-week -
their taking a bit of and insect They note mixing plant opera. class carrier, USS Lake Cham-
in malariology -
their leisure time to entertain. course control since the initial tions, and assist in outdoor fog- plain. The modernization workon

With the approach of cooler class was conducted by the Malaria ging operations. the flattop included length-
fall activities are beginning Many reserve officers have ening and strengthening the
weather, and Mosquito Control Unit (If Armed Forc. I,... Sf>tc*)
; to under at the hos- left behind valuable papers and flight deck to accommodate
get way at NAS Jax in November 1948. POTATOES
Post 293 of the American equipment assigned as special heavier aircraft. Commissionedin
pital. Staff equipment and large
Where did
potatoes origi-
Legion sponsored the first ward scale operations of "Melmos No projects during the training per- June, 1945, the "Lake" was
iod and which have been put the first carrier to join the
Oct. 7 at
party of the season, 1", plus the existence of a major i 2. When were potatoes intro-
I to practical use by the Navy. "Magic Carpet" program for returning -
A6. insect here provide excellent
duced in
One reserve designed a new U. S. servicemen from
facilities for training reserve
On Oct. 15 the National Coun- officers in this field. mosquito trap now used here, an- Europe after WWII. AFPS) 3. Approximately what percentof
is starch?
a potato
other made recommendations on
Jewish Women
cil of sponsored *
4. Where locatedin
the seeds
its first Bingo party of the season Purpose of the Instruction: is the treatment of Casa Linda A small town is a place where a potato?are
Ward B-4 and Oct. 18 Lake, and a report on Parasitol- everyone knows what everyone
on on information
to provide on current 5. How did the Irish come to
ogical Examination of dogs and else is doing but they read the
C-4 will be
the patients on en- techniques to be employed be associated with potatoes ?
tertained with a ward party spon- in insect control and practical cats on the station was preparedby local paper to see if they have Answers on Page 8, Cot 5

sored by the Duval County Chap- field experience which are not a third student.. been caught at it. .

ter of American War Mothers. readily available to these officers To Short-Timers
Comdr. A. J. Havlik, a reserve val Districts, in the Medical, Discharge
Each of these groups will sponsor in their civilian occupation,
from Tama, Iowa, presently at- Medical Service and Hospital Washington (AFPS)-Regular
monthly ward parties. Watch is invaluable in the event ot'
yet tending the course, is working on Corps, are eligible for the courseon airmen serving Involuntarily ex-
bulletin board for the an-
your mobilization.For .
a mosquito index which will aid ectlve-training-duty orders in tended tours and having only
nouncement of their visits. malariology techniciansand
in long range predictions of fu- a pay status. short periods of service remain-
Oct. 23, at 1430, the Elks Clubis entomologists the programis ture mosquito outbreaks in': the Lcdr. Kenneth L. Knight Is of- ing may be Immediately dis-
sponsoring a Variety Show in a refresher course, but to
area. ficer-in-charge of the Malaria charged, the Air Force announces -
recreation hall. Once Medical Corps and Medical
the a some
Reserve officers from all Na- and Mosquito Control Unit. .
the Elks put on a show for us, Service Corps personnel, not

and it Is always a good one, there- trained in this field, it is an introduction -

fore, make your plans now to at- to insect control ll,772Pints To Date

tend thls'one. work. I

The football contest is growing Blood Donors
in popularity, and we are proud to Civilian entomologist DavidL. NATTC Furnishes Half Of
Hayden is in charge of the
report the following winners: T.
F. Neifert, Ward C-2, Sept. 27 training program which beginson The unprecedented responseof Officials at the Center attrib- have contributed 100 percent. In

and J. P. Ayer, AEC, B-5, Oct. 4. the first and third Wednes- Naval Air Technical Train- uted the terrific response pri- some departments a few could

days of each month. Because stu- ing Center personnel to the request marily to the rapid turnover of not contribute because of phys-

47 New Young 'Uns At dents at any one time number for blood donors has resulted students of the Airman Pre- ical disabilities, but all units

less than four, classroom theory in the Center furnishing paratory School. With the hun- ranged in the 99 percent of quo-

Hospital In Month has been by-pasecd' for on-the- nearly one-half of all the blood dreds of students coming in ta bracket or over

Forty-seven prospective tax- job instruction. shipped from this area in the each month and a large per- .

payers were born at the Naval During the two-week period, Armed Forces Blood Donor centage of them contributing, At the beginning of the driveon

Hospital between Sept. 8 and Oct students are briefed and partic- program. the results have been gratifying Sept 17 of last year, It

10, as recorded by the birth an- ipate in field surveys of insects, was feared that the program
nouncements received from the Identification of insects .
Laboratory -
During the period from Sept. would start with the usual

maternity ward. aerial spraying procure- 18, 1951, until Oct 8, 1952, The permanent personnel, of- well-meaning fanfare and then

The lads outnumbered the las- ent of supplies and equipment, the Naval Air Technical Train- ficers, enlisted, and civilians slump off, but such has not

sies this month with 27 "little and methods, preparation and ing Center furnished a total of have made their contributionsto been the" case. The Center has

men"" giving forth their first cries cautions in use .of .insecticides. 11,772 pints of the entire area the effort In many cases, maintained Its dally quota and
women" exercised *
while 20 output of 24,410 pints[ of blood. the individual departments in many cases has exceeded it.
their vocal cords. They become familiar with the




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Page Four JAX AIR NEWS 16 October 1952

Steady ProgressOf Three Years OldSeismogruph

Credit Union Operation

Observed HereToday

is International Credit Aids Hurricone Hunters

Union Day. As more than seven

million credit union members
Few the station realize that there three
people on are seismo
throughout the world observe the
located here and those who do wonder
graphs probably why.
growth: of the credit union move- "

ment, officials here note the ..Y T aK Navy seismographs are to be earth's' crust. How such an instrument

progress of the Jax Navy Credit found only In Florida and in the can register a gust of

Union since its organization last o Z R> Caribbean area, their sole purpose wind Is, however, easily explained.

fpring. being to aid in the tracking of
Winds of hurricane force
Membership in the local facility hurricanes. A layman might be push
water down and then pull it up
has grown to 1,347, with 21 puzzled by this statement '
making an effect on the bottomof
new membership applications approved ,s A seismograph is an Instrument
the ocean. A storm of any size
at the last Board of Directors ?J measuring vibrations of the
I will agitate the ocean enough to
meeting. Investments in
register on a seismograph withinan
shares now totals $20,245.37 providing
CHECKING STORMS The R:. approximate range of 500
a sound financial footing
two-man which looks af- miles.
for the Credit Union.Membership .
Open ter the" local seismograph Installation -
Sdamographs are installed at
The new collection system does its part in track
S{ Cherry Point, Pensacola, Jax, MI.
within has facilitated
departments lag down hurricanes. Above
ami, Bermuda, San Juan, Swan
business members although
among Isaac Lord, AGC, one of the Island and Guantanemo.
the Credit Union office
h still open Thursdays and Fridays I two, calibrates the seismo i c'- I All units make constant record

in Building 40. Applications graph' recorder, while In the ings and when an unusual occur.

for membership and loans will lower photo he checks the galvanometers rence shows on the graph papera

be accepted by officials there for operations. The record is sent, by teletype, to

from 1530 to 1730. Miami where all' readings are In.
other crew member is Joseph
New Board Member tegrated.
AG1. The Microsels-
The Board of Directors has announced Whitaker, After comparing all charts the

the selection of Paul mograph lab is located in exact location of the disturbancecan .

Longstreet of Public Works as a Building 1400. be calibrated. A plane is then

Board of Directors member to usually sent to check the DossU

replace R. William Vogel, Over- I bility of a hurricane.

haul and Repair, who recently Fasion Six, Fasron 109 Report Vibrations move at an approximate
resigned. Percy Raleigh has been
speed of 300 miles per sec-
named Credit Union collector at ond and an earthquake in China

Mayport. Scouting Jacksonville Area Squadronsthe would register at NAS Jacksonville -
Members are Invited to the in approximately 14 minutes.

Florida Credit Union League'slocal .

chapter annual dinner Facron Six Since the
Forces haveno
teams coaching assignment.A evening. Wealthie pounded his
dance to be held at the Mayflower -
Lcdr. Fredrick E. Woodward, for
Roof at 1930 on Ocotober 17 speedy recovery to Lt. (Jg) challenger into submission in 1 use a seismograph except
CO noted few discrepancies
Squadron hurricane
Reservations Norman E. Penfold, squadron ed- minute 58 seconds of the first observation, they ,
are per person and praised Airframes DI-
and can be obtained from C. ucational officer confined to NAS round, having dropped him for a have placed graphs only at points
vision for their neat
especially ap-
where hurricane data is needed.
count. The KO blow
previous was
V. Doolittle, 1863 Clarkson St., hospital.
Fasron Six's
pearance during per- The only other military seismograph
a left hook to the mid-section fol
or at the door.Improved sonnel and locker inspection.Over Like wine that mellows with
is located on Guam.
at Barracks "A" squadron age, Fasron Six's torrid touch lowed by a razor right cross to

Napalm BombsThe living quarters, similar compliments football team racked up its third the jaw. Although the name of this machine -
sounds ominous the actual
Army Chemical Corps has were repeated aa the.skip consecutive victory, defeating a
Faron 109 operation is relatively simple. They
_ cm improved mechanical mixer per found lockers In shipshape con- friendly Hangar 140 neighbor.
VP-741 with bom- Fttron 109' hangar spaces ma fact that the earth's. surface l fa .
for mixing Napalm thickening dition. Zooming over a
bardment of TDs the "Banshees"won be.transformed into a bird sanctuary constantly moving, expanding ands .
material with gasoline before Jumping the gun with an early
with the number of crows contracting is utilized.
filling fire bombs, flame throwers spring clean-up drive, Supply De- 3918. now in evidence. Sporting new *
land mines and other incen- partment has taken to beautifying 0
ones are, Charlie E. Gibson, AM3; A seismograph a pendulum affair
diaries. The new mixer is lighter its work shops. Trading in Scoring honors went to Chuck
Carl Humbard, AM3; Garland wound with wire and set
than previous models, is sIm- stub requisitions for paint brushes Hontz, AN, team captain, and up
McDowell, AM3; Stan Barnes, between two magnets is mountedon
pler to operate, and produces a new shades of green and gray Rosie Rosen, AN, with two TDs,
AO3; Royal Demoss, A03; Jim a concrete pier firmly Imbedded '
more uniform type of thickenedfuel. were applied to bulkheads and while Pete Giovanni, AD3, and
Terrell, AO3; John Riggs, AT3; in the' earth's crust. When a
(AFPS) storage spaces In the main ready Jim Aller, AN, nabbed one apiece.
Clayton Wilson, AT3; John Par- movement occurs the motion
issue storeroom, while topside of- Doing a fine defensive game were
Guns rish, BM3; Jesse Rushing, BM3; moves the cement block which in
May Ship fices were brightly decorated with linemen Jerry Johnson, AM3, and
Robert Warnecke, DC3; Earl Sha- turn moves the pendulum. This
Washington (AFPS)-Soldiers colors of ivory and green. John Hodnett, AN, who alone cap-
ler, PI3; Ted Peskie, PR3; Tom emits a small charge of electricity
may now ship'nonmilitary guns Farewell to Gabirele Cham- tured two enemy fumbles
Herman, YN3 and. Florencio Pa- due to movement of the wire
home instead of carrying them In pagne, AM2, touch football player Wealthie ""KO" Fisher, TN, los YNT3.
through the fields of force of the
their personal luggage when returning departing to NAS Cecil Field for member of NAS varsity boxing

to the States. In addition, further duty with VA-45.: Gabby, team neatly disposed of hU wor- Cigars will also be forthcomingfrom magnet. The charge then runs

they no longer have to register while starring on the gridiron, thy opponent in a scheduled three- Dennis Dietrich, AD3; Gene through a seismic cable to a gal-

such guns before returning. also did a splendid job handling rounder at the Smoker, Thursday Clifford, AE3; Jerry Jordan, AD3; veaometer.The .
Jack Holler. AD3: John Fail. BM3 mounted
.: galvenometer Is also
... ,
,1. James Lanich, YN3; John Wood on a cement pier and likewisehas

man, AK3; Lawrence Snook, a magnet and a coil. Current

AK3; Don Osewalt, AK3; Carter from the selsometer actuates the

Dalton, AK3; Joe Bailey, AK3; galvenometer which in turn, moves

Dale Peace, AE3; Charlie Harris the pendulum.

F'S w tKj AE3; Dick DeBishop, AE3; Glenn Attached to the pendulum is a

Cummings, AE3; Pete Ball, AE3; mirror, that catches light from a

Bill Willson, AD3; Gene Wehage, pinpoint bulb which is constantly -

'' AD3; Lynn P. Schneider, AD3
4: : ; lit. The reflected light makesa

Gene Hayes, AD3; Bob Grossman, mark on the photographic paper

AD3; Ted Fulton, AD3 and Jay and the record is made.

r.gG Canter, AD3.Adding .

s additional ,stripes are Calibrations make it possible to

Bob Varner, SK2; Don McCor- estimate the distance and velocityof

mick, DC2; Henry 'Bartlett' AM2; the disturbance. A sudden increase -

.. Ray Ashby, AF2; Bill Leigh. HMl In the size of the mark-
s. 5' and Bob Brake, AOl
ings make the operators suspiciousof

+ A The roster of officers was Increased hurricanes and they report to
S b\ as two "full bulls" reported Miami.

-S aboard. They are Lt. John The local unit is operated by

Grant, formerly of VP-3 and John Issac Lord, AGC, and Joseph

'S s ; 3't' Miller from NAS, Pensacola, Fla. Whitaker, AG1M who are part of

Leaving the "01' homestead"were the Aerology section of the Op-

Jim McCombs, AF2 for An- erations department.

acostia; Charlie Harris, AE3 for Between the hours of 0600 and

VF-22 and Ed Kozolowski, MN2to 0800 and 1800 and 2000 all units

Charleston, S. C., while Bob coordinate their data and check

Brake, AOl went to NATTC, Jax., for discrepancies. The rest of the
L 31it's>
r.SL.aE.ubt ,(akl4'r.,1 k'a Tom Wyatt, ADC to VF-13. time the local crew devotes to

Preferring pin stripes to Navy of .
BACK FROM MED-Long, weary months of waiting was ended Monday afternoon for hund- blue
reds of Navy families as a special train unloaded Carrier Air Group 4 enlisted personnel near the were Murray; Hardinger, Jax selsmo unit, which incidentally
Hangar area. The men returned from a five-month Mediterranean cruise aboard the USS Coral HM3 and Bob Knapp, DTG3 who has an anniversary: this

Sea. \ went to Separation.. I week, is three years old.


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16 October 1952 JAX AIR NEWS Page Five

40 Enrolled In 1

Half-Gallon Club
; t j a


Following are the recognized

members of the NAS Sax Half Chief Petty Officer had

'Gallon Club. These people have just finished a long lecture to
'donated at least four pints of the recruits on why they were
blood to the Armed Forces Donor in the Navy and what their job

,Center here: w was. In conclusion, he said, "Now
E. K. Rachels, O&R. I hope you guys know what the
Charles F. Demeda, AMC, Fasten F-c; hell you are in the Navy for.

109. "Yeah," piped up one brash re-
William B. King, .AA, NATT- cruit, "four long years!!II"!
Center. __ -: J'Q .

I Pfc. Richard E. Patterson, The bride came into the dining
NATTCenter.Ben room with the turkey and tri
Knight, AD3, Supply. y2SkD.jH umphantly laid it upon the table.
Robert Robbins, HN, Medical. "MY first Thanksgiving turkey!I"
Samuel P. Gatelius, YNP1, she proudly exclaimed.

NATTCenter. "Why it looks wonderful, dar-
. Gerald A. Blain, AN, Fasron ling," responded the husband.
9. F A "You've stuffed it so beauti-
Harry I. Frufshaw, AD2, fully."
NARTU.Joe "Stuffed it!" echoed the bride.
Barish, ATAN, VP 861. "This one wasn't hollow when I
Harry E. Thorne, FC3, SubGroup -. got It."
3, Green Cove Springs. -- CIIECKING PROGRESS- .
August G. Klingblel, AT3, VF- 5,120 Tests Given Each Week Airman Preparatory School Instructors A girl was being interviewedby
Herman Stewart,
103.Howard AMC, and Herman West, AMC\ a business man who neededa
D. Armstrong, PNSN, give a close check on progressof new secretary. The girl was
Task Of Student'sProgress
NARTU. Checking A class taking a test on the extremely good looking and she
Betty A. Geordiechuck, SN, X-l Air Familiarization phase. All dressed very well and it was
students required to take
Division. two tests a week on the basic easy to see that she could becomean
James P. Farrey, AN, O&R. Up To Testing Unit Intensified fundamentals, 0 f asset to the firm if she knew
Harold M. Smith,' HM2, Hos aviation. her work.

pital. '" students each week to eliminate "Tell me," said the man, "have
Robert A. Fricke, AFAN, VJ- 'Tall in, take a vacant seat, and conducts tests simultaneously. possibilities of any gouging. you had any experience
and try to be as quiet as possi The girl seemed lost in thoughtfor
2.Alfred There are three possible tests on
H. AD2 NARTU. ble." This is the order that starts minute. Then
Lynn, Hours for the departmentstarts each subject that can be given. a her brow
._ M. W. Simpklns, O&R. the testing department of NAT- at 0730 in the morning and This assures each student that he smoothed and she said: "Yes,
Peter. J. McMinds, SA, Fasron TCenter to work each Monday goes until 1615 in the afternoon.On will get as fair a chance as the now that you mention it, I had a
6. morning. Mondays and Fridays the Instructors funny one last night.
next man at a high score. .
Charles A. Jenkins AM2 NAR- under the direction of
Testing, have an extra period .
, TU.Alton Li Robert B. Munday, has the which brings them up to 1645. As a party progressed into the
Dodd, AD1, NARTU. vital job of checking each stu This period is also held on pay early morning hours, one man
H. C. Palmer, PR, VJ62. dent's progress in various phasesof days to make up for the pay said to another, "What does your
William J. McCann, AA, Fasron the Airman PreparatorySchool. hour. WAVEWAYS wife say to you when you stay
9. An average of 5,120 tests out as late as this?"

R. L. Blouch, AA, Fasron 9. are given each week by this one EACII STUDENT of the Air 'Nothlng-I'm not married."

Benny D. Buss, Fasron 51. department. man School gets two tests a The married man raised his
Earl M. Schlrm'; AOC, VC-62; week. He is usually briefed by From Bainbridge this week! eyebrows. 'Then why," he asked r
Ernest Jones, MM1, Sub Group "do you stay out as late as this."
COMPOSED of 12 Chief his
Petty commander the
.. company on were three new faces with news .
3, Green Cove Springs. Officers all veteran instructorsof day preceeding the tests. This of more to follow. Move over,
Carlton Sutton, EMI, Sub Motorist: "I just ran over your
the Airman School, the test gives the student a chance to shipmate. Time to make room for.
\ Group 3, Green Cove Springs. ing division is divided into four bone up for the test on the following one morel! cat and I want to replace him."
Alford W. Stanford, Supply groups of three chiefs each. Each day.Different. Housewife: "Well, get busy,

Dept. group maintains a separate room, tests are given to the Brown Latest ,arrivals assigned were to Laura Supply; there's a mouse. .in the. pantry."
Ralph G. Cummens, 1st. Lt of
fice. Marilyn Praytor, Communications Some women seem to be able to

Thomas C. Perkins, NAS Com :- -T : and Connie Yarmel, of PT. dish it out much better than they
munications. : :: ," ,. 1. < !1i; I' ; (Physical Training). can cook it.
.. f'i
_' ; !1I'<'Jorij<'d' .
"'! ; W Completing her tour of duty as
? "
James E. Mayo, AN, O&R. : : l"F \
Kelly B. Smith, AM2, 1st. Lt. : ; ;:. :r; master-at-arms, Kay Fasci! was Then there's the playboy who
office. \" 'ti; fJr relieved by newcomer Betty kept calling his girlfriend sugar

Center.Harold V. Smith, AK3, NATT- :; :: :'1 ';i: L'Heureux.chores Kay at NAS assumed Supply.storekeeper and sum.ended up paying her a lump

Marvin F. Apple, A02, NATT- '.. !it: .'
Center. ;'iI.Y...- ;+,ie'! ..' Welcome back to Joann Win- At the end of his sermon, the
William Heffernan, MRC, SubGroup 1 )! y;.>''" disch, Mickey McQuaig and Ellen I minister softly said: "We will
3, Green Cove Springs.Lt. ;. :. ;.., New. The girls have been hibernating now pass the collection plate,
Howell R. Fellows, O&R. ,; > 'I"'i' "., in the hospital and were and those members who( are in
William Gessell, FN, Sub Group ':. d :'iI.: :i'," released early this week after the habit of putting buttons in
3, Green Cove Springs. ."',w ,.;',,:r" / recuperating from various ail the plate will please not pull

Leroy Jones, AM2, Fasron 9, ,:/:':;.: : ments. I the snaps from the pew seats.. ?
Cecil Field. tf' Betty GordeIchuck leads the
," 1if. > Wave contingent in blood dona
tions. To date, she is the only
New Speedy Elevator v woman member of the "halfgallon" BOX SCORE
For USS ForrestalThe club on the base. Small in

world's biggest aircraft stature, this Is no handicap to the No. Quota Per-
self-styled blood bank! Sch. Met cent
carrier, the USS Forrestal, .
will whisk its planes between Brig ___. 0 7 100.0
hangar and flight deck on elevators ANP) School gained eleven Medical 2 3 150.0
capable of handlingmore ,osa"'fe students this week when the following FAW.ll _.__.13 17 130.7
planes per minute than girls reported on board. Spec. Servo _. 4 :5 125.0
ever before without interfere Ranging from one coast to the NATTCenter 253 310 122.5

ing with flight operations.An other were: Ona James, Peach Oper. _..12 12 100.0
official of the Westing- 4; Creek, West Va.; Frances Ross, Comm. _4 4 100.0
house elevator division, designer ; I I Lajara, Colo.; Helen Meagler, Dental _._ _..1 1 100.0
of the equipment, announced Poquannock Bridge, Conn.; Ova- Public Wks. .24 23 95.8
that the Navy will niel Shiverly} Lathain, Ky.; Olga Supply 27 22 81.4
expend $3,500,000 for the gear 4 1r Winiger, Richmond, Va.; Elizabeth NARTU 7 5 71.4
and platforms which will I Hoggerney, Spencer, Mass.; Admin. _.__ 3 2 66.6
hang far out over the water Elizabeth Hapgood, Goldthwaite, Res. Fleet __ 85 51 60.0
from deckside. The platforms Texas; Barbara Prichard, Ulysses IRD _... ......._._ 2 1 50.0
will be 60 feet square and Kan.; Teresa Salima, Elimra, Fla. Mil. Dist :5 2 040.0
large enough to lift planes N. Y.; Leah Sage, Portland, Ore Grn. Cove 35 13 37.1
capable of carrying the atomic gon, and Loretta Bedmont, O&R 115 41 35.6
bomb. Bucain, Pa. Marines _._ 10 3 30.0
Cecil Field 16 4
The USS Forrestal is now 25.0
being built at the Newport -. Sign stuck on squadron bulletin ComFairJax .94 23 24.4
board by seaman who had his 21
Hospital 3
News Shipbuilding and Dry POETRY IN 1\IOTION-Littie Miss Muffett (Vanessa Brown) 13.3
Dock Company, NewportNews sat on her tuffett eating curds and whey (no appetite). Along three-day pass turned down: "In Engineers 13 0 0.0
\ Va.-(AFPS) came a spider (spiders have all the luck) and sat down beside case of fire, just call the Chief. AIM 4 0 0.0
her (is there room?) and frightened Miss Mullet away. He'll throw a wet blanket on it..




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Games For Saturday Oct. 11
(Home teams in right column):
Fasron Six and the VP-741 Ga
Pittsburgh __:..___..._._.vs........_.._.._.........._...._ Army
tors are making a two-team race
Penn ..._____.__.._....vs....._...._..__?_....Columbia
of the Mainslde Intramural volleyball
Cornell ..._......____....._...vs............_.._._.. ........._.. Yale
league as both squads have
Navy .._.._.._.__..__.vs......_...._.._...._..__. Maryland
gone undefeated thus far and
Nebraska _..__._.__.._... ..._..._.......................Princeton
their nearest rival has suffered
two setbacks. Illinois ........._...._.._.......vs....................._....... Minnesota
Oklahoma _.____._.VS......_._...._.........._.. Kansas
Fasron 51 took it on the chin,
With John Charrat Michigan ___.__._..vs....._...._...._ NorthwestemStanford
15-3, 15-2, from Faaron Six to
Spring has sprung, fall has fell open last week's play while Faa- _._......_..____...vs............................ U. C. L. A.
The BOSth's here Saturday, Notre Dame .....___.......vs....._......._.._....._._ PurdueWashington
ron 109 tagged a 15-8, 15-12 defeat -
Should be tougher than Eglin was. on Operations, OAR came State ..............vs.................._:........ Ohio State
With these few lines Alabama _.._....___.v&....__......__.:_. Tennessee
pointed penned by an ardent from behind to edge VP-741 Bom
football follower the selection of winner Florida ...-.._.__..._.._vs......_..................... Vanderbilt
Navy a Saturday bers, 5-15, 15-8, 16-14, and the
between the Fliers and the 508th 11CT of Fort Benning be- VP-741 Gators blasted VJ2, 15-& Georgia ...__...._.._.._.vs......._...._..____. L. S. U.Mississippi .
laborious task that needs than Tulane
comes a more our 151.
tal green crys- Kentucky ..._.___....._.vs._..._...._.__... Miss. State
We locals Continuing the results, VP.741 William & Mary _.__.....vs......................_........_ Boston
gave you the to top Eglin last week and lo and
behold Bombers measured VP-861, 16-14, Arkansas _.__......_..........vs.._........_..:_._.......... Texas
it the in front
Eagles 1413. Could
was our crystal
ball have in 15-8. Fairon decisloned OAR, 15-1, I' Baylor .._..........._...........vs..................._.._..Texas TechS.
such dire ?
if a emergency 15-9 and forfeit wins were taken S. M. U. __...._._.._....__. .____..._......__.._....... Rice
And extended cattle drive enroute from
saw an
by VP-741 Gators Fasron 109 and Fort Benning .._...._._.......vs........_................... Jax Navy
Texas to Iowa and pipe lines spanning the southwest from Operations.

Oklahoma to the Pacific it was because there was not a full Tar (Predict the score of this game)
house to watch the game. Where is the football lover these VP-741 Gitori .. .. ..... .. .8 X 0
days? o'atron& R Six: ... ........ ........ S 7 2 o Alabama ......._.._.L:..........vs...................._....... Tennessee
There are many points of controversy following last F i>uronron 109 5'1;:::::::::: ::::::.:.3 3 2 3 I

Saturday's game but of course the headlining thought was VP-741 Bombers> '::::::::::::: 4 4
VJ-63 .. .. ....:.. 2 4 Name RateRankUnit .
what happened to the Jax Navy defense in the second and Supply . .. ... ....... ...1 3

third periods. After appearing almost unpenetrable in the peratloni VP-861 .. :: :::::::: ::: :: :: :.1 1 5 5
initial chapter the forward wall crumbled and allowed the Marines . .."...... .. 0 2 Assigned To_.....____ Phone _
darting Eagle backs to move at will over the 100 yards of

turf on Varsity Field. PtaceTightensIn RULES
1. To enter the contest simply indicate choiceof
you your
Who missed the block that enabled Bill Britton, former each winner by placing an (X) or circle the team you selectto
Penn State end, to sift through and down Darrell Spang in Mainside win. If you predict a tie game, place a (T) after the namesof
the end zone for what proved to be Eglin's margin of victory teams you think will play to a tie score.
? We weren't close enough to see all the action at that Alley ActionMedicos 2. All games are to be predicted on an even basis. Ties
count as losses unless predicted.
time but an observer on the scene told us Spang was at the 3. In the space provided below indicate the score of the
line of scrimmage, cut back to elude a tackier and then dropped three of four game picked as a tiebreaker. In case of a tie the person with
was trapped. points to Fasron Six No. 2 last the most nearly correct score will win the contest.
However the bad in which 4. Entry blanks incompletely. filled out will not be con
despite two quarters, Eglin week but nevertheless retained sidered.
Contestants must make all the selections plus Indicating
was able to score only twice, the Navy defenders rose to their possession of first place in the the score of the one tie-breaker to be eligible. ..
task and once again took on a granite hue to aid in a last NAS intramural bowling leagueon 5. In the event a game is postponed or rescheduled for
ditch stand. the strength of rolling one any reason it is automatically excluded from the contest Anal

After scoring once early in the fourth heat our chargeswere game more than the runner up ratings.6. Entry blanks must be submitted not later than 1700
stalled on the enemy 24, just when it seemed victory quartet of Fasron Six No.1. Friday to the Jax Air News Office in the Special Services Building
)was in sight. Jack Bishop pitched four times from that point Fasron Six's second 930.
and failed to find receivers. I aggregation 7. All military and civilian personnel, with the exceptionof
had garnered but three of the Jax Air News to enter the
personnel are eligible con-
Nevertheless Coach Dave Barksdale took the
responsi. points in five previous nights of test.
bility of the loss by stating he should have sent in a punter alley action but mustered a torrid 8. Only one entry to each person will be allowed.
before Spang was nailed for the safety. But the Navy tutor foursome Tuesday to out I 9. Winners will be announced in the Jax Air News the
Thursday following the Saturday on which the game is played.
had no way of stopping Glenn Lippman when he returned a bowl the leaders on a pin fall of I
punt 80 yards for a TD. Nor could he halt Gil Fields on a 2126-2007. TEN DOLLARS IN PRIZES
the left side for counter No. 1. First prize is a five-dollar chit for merchandise at the Navy
yard jaunt over
seven V 1.% High
Exchange; second prize is a three-dollar merchandise chit;
Completing the night's play third prize is a two-dollar merchandise chit.
From the turnout at the two home games thus far it VJ-2 gained the maximum on a
would appear this scribe is in the minority in his support of 2113.1862 total and defending

the Fliers. We're behind them 100% as we are for every champion FAW-11 subdued Den. Leather Pushers Two
Jax Navy entry and our remarks are intended for those who tal, 22261983. Eye
fail to see the combat but rather wait to read the reports in
Monday, VJ-62 breezed past

the "Thursday The opinions Truth.on "the Jax Air News staff are varied on Special Services, 2182-1950, for Ring Encounters NexiWeeku t
four O&G carboned the !
the outcome ,Saturday. Should be a close affair wiith the
team scoring first the winner. Jax:' Navy to score first. pattern on a forfeit from vp. u
741 and Fasron 51 and ORC In. after their recent
squad cut through nine Charleston -
Our pigskin percentage rests at an even 79.6% follow- structors split with a 21762152pin one-sided victory over Charleston fighters without sustaininga
fall evening matters for the Navy the Jax Navy boxers
ing a series of national upsets that fooled even the most defeat, although two matches
will match leather with a pairof
Astute predictors. Even the beaten must rise so we'll embarkon ended in split decisions, and the
foes next week when they try
another week of selections by giving you Maryland over Another 200 Clubber Southside Athletic Clubin local pugilists are ready to takeon
Navy as our POW. (Ed. note-"You traitor") Don McCormick joined the 200 on the all comers.

Army over Pitt; Penn over Columbia; Yale over Cornell ; Club Wednesday night when he Savannah, Ga. Mainside Tuesday night Williams KO's Foe
to the Gym
Cross Brown Penn State over Nebraska; Dart- paced the Fasron 109ers to a 3.1
Holy over ;
Thursday Oct. 23 at 1930, to In the fastest knockout of the
mouth Rutgers Michigan State over Syracuse; Indiana victory over VP-861 with a 209 ,
over ; Green Cove Springs. evening. Sammy Williams floor-
over Temple: Illinois over Minnesota; Wisconsin over game. Pin fall went to Fasron, meet Coach Al Mueller's stylish I ed Charleston's Witcher at 45
iiva-; ;Oklahoma over Kansas; Michigan over Northwestern; 21702046. FaSron Six No. 1 seconds of the first round. Wil-

Oklahoma A&M over Missouri; Purdue over Notre Dame ; blanked the Marines and Opera. Messimer Wins liams spotted his foe a three

Alabama over Tennessee; Florida over Vanderbilt; Georgiaover tions received a forfeit from the pound weight advantage, 147.150,

LSU; Mississippi over Tulane; Kentucky over Mississippi Blood Bank. Weekly Football but caught him with a right to

State; Duke over North Carolina State; Virginia over A pair of forfeits marred the mid section after a quick exchange -
VMI ; Texas over Arkansas; Baylor over Texas Tech; SMU Thursday's play with Medicos Special Contest of blows.

over Rice; TCU over Texas A&M: ; California over Santa taking a free ticket from O&G Ronnie Burnsworth dropped

Clara; Colorado A&M over Montana; Washington over Ore and ORC Instructors claiming a Correct answers were few and Snyder at 1:55: of the first, dis-
the third week of
gon; Southern California over Oregon State; UCLA over similar win from the Pill Rollers. far between in I playing good timing and a light-
Stanford ; Ohio State Washington State. Dentol took four points from VJ- the Football Special as gridiron i ning one-two punch. Second

SHORT SIIOTS-Our sports staff was depleted this 2 on a 2121.1982 total. upsets last Saturday stumped the round KO's were recorded by Joe
when Dave flaunting newly acquired third -S.+---- NAS arm chair quarterbacks.In .
:week Devroy, Ruther, heavyweight, and Willie
class stripes, received orders to Charleston. Basketball Tickets For Pep-Lima first place, with four misses, Fisher 166.
Coach Frank McCaffrey is also faced with a transfer problem was C. N. Messimer:, ADI, of the
as his junior varsity mentor, Chief Beaver, was snatched Bout Now On Sale NATTCenter ANP) division. The Carpenter Cops Duke
by the long Washington arm. Anybody want to be a basketball Tickets for the Willie Pep- tie breaker between Oklahoma and Frank Carpenter won the nod
coach Billy Lima ring clash Monday Texas was needed to decide the over Tim Phillips, a NATTCenter -
evening at the Jax Ball Park remaining, winners. Marine, in an exhibition bout
It was interesting to note an article in this week's Navy arc
Times on the Jax Navy-Patuxent River football game. Rewritten on sale at the Special Services' With a 21-14 prediction favoring with a good left jab that kept

by a young Pax River publicist, the story would lead office, Building 930 and Public the Sooners, Chief Koschak, the Leatherneck from causingany

the reader to believe our athletes were extremely fortunatein Information office, room 112, another NATTCenter prognosticator damage.

edging the Bombers, 19-0, and that adjectives used by Main Administration Building. claimed second place laurels Charleston Coach Ed Burbagesent
this writer in a pre-game story were 'unjustified.Eglin Thirty rounds of professional while a point behind in third was Koerkle in at 154 to meet
Field's PIO representative here Saturday, S/Sgt. boxing will be included. Tickets J. R. Wilson, VC-62. Jax Navy's Charlie Hornback,

Hicks, proved to this office that the Eagle's publicity was range from $1.50 general admis. There was not a correct guesson but the visitor could not cope
in capable hands. Hicks' prize statement after the game: sion to $3.00 and $5.00 reserve over 150. entries of the tie be ( with Hornback's hard rights and
That Colbert wasn't even the fastest man in our backfield." tickets. Proceeds go to the tween Mississippi and VanderbiltOhio I lost on a unanimous decision.

The Fliers are still looking for a comet that shot down the Christmas Cheer Fund sponsoredby State's upset of Wisconsinand Lefty Lumpkins out pointed
east side line in the third period (Colbert) and if there are the Soulhside Business Men's Columbia's loss to Yale fooledall I Tom Generose In a 170-pound go
we'd seeing it. Association. three winners. to complete the c' rd.
... .' Any faster enjoy





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16 October 1952 JAX AIR NEWS Page Seven I

1 Fort Benning's 508th RCT Meets Fliers Here SaturdayTOUCHDOWN


Heavy VisitorsBoast OftAttack ., 4 } .x.

R e1v'S'

Vaunted Aerial a

"One if by land and two if by air," the Paul Reveres of k L

the press box told Coach Dave Barksdale when he asked for iIS

assistance in scouting the 508th Regimental Combat Team, 4S" St A

: Jax Navy's foe Saturday at Varsity Field. Kickoff is MOO. 4 'SS"

The Fort Denning entry regis- Starting lineups: I IJa
tered impressive 59-0 victoryover > Navy M8h Airborne
Shotwell. 190 RK Jlamps. 300Heckham (
Donaldson AFD early this 197 KT Smith 210Lawhead
194 KQ Ieacock.l'.XlCrews
month, cannonading for 3 41 210 C Valke, 200
Kelly. 190 LG Lockman, 2 6
yards via the route to abeta
ozone "Fronko :301 LT Uura. 2.H \ \ i 2
spirited ground attack and Arnold. 160 LE Forlner, 1HO
Stuldreher' ITS CJU Branson, ITS1 I
Coach Barksdale has had no White. 170 nil Uucey. 1751
Spa n 185 1,11 Dlelz. 1'JOMastic )
word on where the biggest dan- *-, 175 FU Mast, 1'JO I
ger spot is. I A CLOSE ONE-A horse and
rider situation develops (top
Jax Navy tangles with Donald photo) as Fliers' Don Meyer-

son Oct. 25 on the road to be fol- chick: (43) wrestles Eglin's

lowed by two successive dates )' Fred Russell to the ground in
411J it Ir the second period of last Sat- .
away. urday's clash here. Safety man
Foe Is Potent Tom O'Donnel (46) rushes in

MAKER Ken Branson, 21-year old Oklahoma for assistance. On the left.
Carrying both of Jax Navy's I junior college veteran Fliers' end George Shotwell
Eglin AFB I (37) appears to tucking In a
TD's across against ft1t Ati..w
who has switched from end to
in last week's 14-13 loss was I pass for a TD-but it was deflected -
Darrell Spang, former Illinois the backfield, engineered 197 at the last moment by
State Teachers performer. He'll yards of the invaders aerial gain Eglin's Glenn Lippman (5).
be in the starting backfield against Donaldson and the Fliers i Eglin took the fray 14-13.

against 508th Airborne of Ft. must set their defense to bottle
Banning here Saturday.
s the stout armed Sooner flinger. Big ResponseTo

Assisting Branson with Ft. !

Scilors TopMarines Benning's backfield chores are I Initial

Gary Mattocks, Bill Diezt, Paul

In Bucey and Crayton Mast. Mattocks ;
and Branson share the I Cage

Tank SplashThe quarterback assignments while ?..m:,. a+iwrok emiw'ta'e: Yntwww... x.4kanwa.. initial call for basketball '
Mast is a rugged 190-pound
talent Monday afternoon
was responded
"Whitehats" vanquishedthe charger who does his running to by over 40 and
Marine swimmers for the from Injuries a fullback sustained slot. last week. Fliers Drop 14-13 ThrillerTo willing candidates, for the most

fourth consecutive month last part tall and overweight. But
hamper the Fliers' chances Sat-
Thursday at the indoor pool in Coach Frank McCaffrey was well

the ANP) intercompany meet. urday. Dick Offringa, defensive pleased and stated, "They look
stalwart, is confined to the Hospital Hard-Charging EglinHandicapped
The "Whitehats" stopped the along with quarterbackJack better than" what I started with

leathernecks by an impressive last year.
Bishop. by a sluggish de:fenslve unit in the second and third
33-24, splashing, taking both of continues nightly at
Locals Injured the Jax Navy Fliers coul 1 not overcome a halftime lead heldirday
the relays and two other first quarters the Mainside Gym, 1600 J, and all .J
Homer Brinson, the tough fi- by Eglin Air Force Baa last Sat Ito afternoon and as a result fell those who have not reported and
bred defensive halfback, will be their second defeat of the seas on, 14-13. desire
to do
relay so are urged to come
The 150-yard medley
missing against the Red Devils A sparse crowd was on hand at
team of Coleman, Bzousek, and because of fractured ribs. There Varsity Field to watch the vis- thrown by Everett Crews and out immediately.

Keating made the distance in was no love shown in the close. Harry Yeargin.It A near 30 game schedule
itors score in both the middle
awaits the Fliers that include
1:40.7: while the 200 yard Free- contact work when the Eglin was Spang, the jarring 185-
heats and add a safety in the
style squad of Griggs, Knee, eleven clashed with Jax Navy pound product from Bloomington, many star studded college and
second which proved to be the
Keating and Schultz finished af- last week. 111., who carried five of eight service quintets. "I'm anxious to
margin ot victory. The Fliers en- field
a team that at
can play
ter 1:56.7.In : Line coach Aaron Brown found times in a 25-yard march the initial -
rolled first and fourth period least with
the 50-yard freestyle, some cause for relief, however, touchdowns. chapter to give the Fliers every" opponenton
the schedule
Schult and Griggs finished 1-2 when it was revealed that Wil- their first: touchdown.At McCaffrey
head mentor Dave added.
for the sailors while Thomas ton Barco, 190-pound tackle, that point it appeared the

drove into the third place slot would be available for a regulars Barksdale went into a palaver Fliers would turn It Into a routas man took the towering boot on his
with line coach Aaron Brown to
for the Marines. berth after a two week layoff. they Bet the visitors back on own 20 and went unmolested
discuss incidentals of the loss that
Baker and Lyon took the first Tutored by Jim Phillips, quar- every attempt through the line along the east side line behind

two places in diving for the Ma- terback for the University of. might be exploited to bring a win and thwarted any attempt to gain fine down field blocking to score
the 508th RCT of Ft. Ben-
rines and Owens tallied for the Arkansas in 1947-48, the Red against yardage via the air lanes. Rally Falls Short
this weekend.
Whitehats.The Devils enter the melee with a. ning Eflin Opens Holes A desperation bid for victory in

100-yard freestyle was weight advantage in both back- Spang ScampersAn However, Eglin took charge in the final heat fell short for the

won by Guering of the Marinesin field and line end on that basis 80-yard punt return by the second quarter as its line Fliers as they marched to the Eg-

1:07.5: while Hammel finished are rated a slight favorite. Glenn Lippman gave Eglin Ha opened gaping holes in the lin 24 where Bishop was unableto

second for the Marines and Jax Navy held a scrimmage third period TD. The jaunt shared Fliers' defense to send Gil Fields find receivers for four pitches.

Schultz scored again for the session Tuesday afternoon with the spotlight with a 51-yard sprintby and Lippman through for large George Shotwell made game stabson

sailors. the foe garbed in blue jerseys Jax Navy's Darrell Spang, chunks of yardage. two of the passes, but thrower

The Navy picked up more running spread variations em- former Illinois State star Fields scored and receiver were not coordinatedas

points when Roberts and Cole- ployed by the 508th. "We'll needa Spang glued a pass from Jack first for Eglin, the tense crowd was on its

man finished 1-3 in the 100 yard lot of polish to cope with the Bishop in the right flat at the sprinting seven feet in anticipation of a TD com- '.
attack used Fort Ben- Navy 49 to all the in the
backstroke with West taking passing by go way yards on a pletion.

second for the Marines. ning," Coach Barksdale mused. final stanza behind key blocks handoff from Russell was the leading ground

Glenn Swen- r$ gainer with 46 yards from 12

NARTU In Front In IM Grid Race grass through ries while teammates Fields and
| Supply the left side Lippman added 33 each. Bishopand

with nine min- 6 Spang both totaled 22 afoot.

A classy Reserve unit tripped once for the winers and J. J. utes remaining.The w.. .wMe3erchick
soil for five TD's, a safety
Fasron 109, 18-14, last week to Marlin Proctor crossed for Hospital.; touchdownwas STATISTICS
and two extra points. Jar: Navy alto:
remain in a tie for first place in set up ear- First Downs 7
Brigman and Joe Smith both Fasron Six ran up a 39-18 win Yards Rushing :__:::5.3:::: IHl 10
lier when Don '
the NAS intramural touch foot- scored twice for the winners over VP-741 later in the week on Crews Passes Att. ........,..,... 21 it
four wins in as was Passes Comp ............. 6 2
ball league with whlie Harry Stackhouse crossed an attack led by Charles Hontz from Yards Passing ............113 30 1
many outings. Supply sports the unable to handle a high snap Total Yardage ...........106 194!
pay dirt on a solo jaunt. and Ronnie Rosen. Jim Aller and center on a fourth-down punting Passes Int to. 3 2

same record and is nine deadlockedwith Hospital, defending NAS cham- Pete Giovanni aided in the vic- situation. Punts Penalties AVJT ':':':':';;?,';::::.?;:'.38 84 105 27

NARTU atop compe- pion, bowed twice last week, VP- tory march while Durance and Navy staved off another Eglin Fumbles Lost ........ ..... 3:1

ting squads. 741 and VJ-62 posting easy vic- Hollingsworth figured in the Pa- bid late in the second quarter Eglin AFB :=: 0 8 6 0-14 1
slatedto Jax .6.
NARTU and Supply are Navy 0 0 7-13
tories over the Corpsmen.The trolmen's output. when the hard charging Eagle I ==:.:.
Oct. 22 and
meet Wednesday, Scoring: Jax Navy '
(Spang 2)
the winner could emerge as the Patrolmen passed their Forfeit wins were recorded by backs raced to the Navy 14 on a Lippman Fields), Extra Points: :Kglln Jax

Mainside champion.In way to an 1811ictory, Mell Fasron Six and O&G over VP- series of carries by Fields, Fred Navy(Eglin)<.Bishop. I by placement). Safety J

defeating Fasron 109, the Koch, J. F. Hollingsworth andT. 861 and the Marines, respec- Russell and Damon Colbert. SAX""'NAVY

Reservists used touchdowns by W. Durrance carrying the tively, The visitors were unable to span Ends: Shotwell. Piper, Behr, Weaver -
Of/rlnga YearKln. Arnold.
Al Martin Jack Burke and Brad mail. Don Keen was the point Standings: the remaining distance and the Tackles: Beckham, i'ronko, Gelb, .

counters maker for Hospital. Team W J.NAR.TU Fliers took possession on downs. Blyler.Guards. {
Tredinnick to overcome : Lawhead. Kelly, Dunn, (
4 0
by Rodney Dicks and Bob McEI- VJ-62 Triumphs Supply 4 0VJ62 The second half was only four Batson.Centers Walter.Crews Webb Mlrkle. ,
touch- 3 1 plays old when the Fliers sent ,
haney. VJ-62 claimed a two Fasron Six 31 Quarterbacks: BIShOPwSluldrthf'r.
Fasron 109 22 Meyerchick back to punt after Halfbacks: j'
Supply Downs Fasron 51 down edge over the Corpsmen, O&G 2 2 Meyerchick. O'Donnell, MacMllllan I : ,

Supply found the going easy blasting a 19-7 win. Jim Ruther- VP-741 .. 2 1 3 3 three running plays gained only Brinson Fullbacks, Cassis.: Mastic) Tuclur DiFasquaJL :

against Fasron 51, combing the ford scored twice and Bill Dooley F era 51 13 5 yards from the Navy 32, Lipp- ,

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Eight JAX AIR NEWS 16 October 1952

I The Story Of A POW .

mmmm Lost Over 100 Pounds, Starved, No Mail For 3 YearsYou I Special Services.Bulletin

(Items offering for sale articles I .

of property such as washing ma hear much talk about the ".Y. .... ..

chines, automobiles, furniture, ra prisoner of war situation in Ko Efl FOOTBALLOet.btr

dios, clothing and the like are rea. One lad here at NAS Jax '?! Jar Navy 18 HO ft Betmlnc
> aieR 'r
prohibited by Defense Department knows a little bit about the be- a aovi Otto lINC4 It

regulations This column will, hind-the scenes of a POW, hav- 'itR t yet" VJ-2 VI Blood Bank

however, list such services as ing been impounded in a Jap- Fasron Fasron 51 6 No. 2 VI VI Fill Marine Rollers

available housing, rides wanted anese prison camp in Manchuria. T tom, l VP-741 Oct vs, It VP-861

and lost and found articles or Losing over 100 pounds of d Fasron 6 No. 2 VI VJ-62
FAVV-11 VI 04 U
other similar notices.) weight, going three years with- Oct 2*

FOR RENT out mail, half-starved during all Operations Fasron 6 No. 1 V VI* PHI Medico'Rollers

that time-those are just a few Blood Bank V* ORD. Inle.
Share home with widow and x. ,. Oct 21
'' of the hardships suffered by 4 Fairon 109 v* Dental
ge daughter, couple only. VJ-62 VI VP-861
| Ph. 84871. Mrs. McClintock. Ralph Pate, ADC, of Fasron Six Fasron 51' vi Special Service
1'bednn.. house. 1018 Ran- while a POW. Oct. 2*
Pate serving as part of a Furon 109 v* 0 A Q
nil Ave., Jax Beach, $30 mo. was 01.21Oct.
Ph. 22879. T. M. DeBevolse. ground crew force with VP102at Fasron I vs HoipiUtVP741
pet u
Furn. 1bedrm. apt. 4592 Shelby an advanced base in Subic Bayin VJ62NARTU vs

Ave. Ph. 2-9137 or 2-0672, 4591,. the Philippines when the Jap- VI. ISVI Supply

St. Johns Ave. Mr. Nash. anese began their invasion. Some Marines Fasron 51
VP-361 109
Furn. rm. 5014 San Juan. Ph. 2- men were evacuated by plane VOLLxYBALi.Furon

0702.) Mrs. Mills. while Pate and the remainingmen Fasron 51 Week .VI t Oct Special to Services-

joined the Army as a Navy I' OAR vs P-741 Caton
I 1 rm. 4244 San Juan. Ph. 8- Marines v. Furon 109
6297. Mrs. Lowell. battalion. BULL SESSION-Sitting- around telling life's stories is a favorite Supply v' VJ41Operations
pastime for brown baggers of Fasron Six. Tales of life In a :: F.rrS1
Furn. 3bedrm. house. 4557 Blount
.. force evacuated to Japanese prison camp as told by Ralph Pate, ADC (center), Fasron 6'I VP-861
Ave. Contact Mrs. Alcorn at The whole make interesting listening. Left to right are: James Gallon, ADI; Marine VI VJ-62
3641-A. Irwin St., Dewey Park. Fort Hughes at Manila Bay, Feb. Marvin Howte, ADI; Pate; Ed Wallas, ADI; Boyd Fowler, ADAN, Operation VI OAR
Fasron 51
Furn. 5-rm. house. Murray Hill. 28, 1942, and there joined a beach and Ray Winstead, AD3. Fasron 109 vs vs VP-741 Bomber Supply
defense On duty at Manila Special Service vs VP-741 Uator
$150 mo. Ph. 8-6600 after 5:00; crew. TF.NNI8!""
the submarine tender, biscuits. This was their sole sub- Oct 20Hospital
p.m. Mrs. Martin Bowin. Bay was SergeantatCenterWins
Unfurn. 3-rm. apt. 1514 Dancy St. USS Canopus, thought to be sunk sistance during the trip. otfti VP-741

Ph. 2-0724. Mrs. Rosser. by the Japanese but in reality Winter weather faced them CommissionPromoted Hospital Oct.VI 22vs VP-741

Share home with couple. 4618 doing machine shop work under upon disembarkation at Puson. Furon ( Oct 23 Hospital

Wheeler Ave. Ph. 2-3808. Mrs. camouflage.One Fifteen hundred men came to second lieutenant. Fasron 8 vi Hospital

Dorman month from Pate's removal ashore remaining there until at NATTCenter this week was C. .

to Manila Bay, Bataan fell, Nov 1943. Ladies Sodality Votes
Furn. rm. Murray Hill 4508 College former M/Sgt. Jack W. Dem-

Ph. 8-6034 Mrs. Newman. General Wainwright surrenderedand Over 300 men were left be- mond, of Marine Aviation Detachment Charity, Vets ProjectsThe

all personnel were made, hind at Pusan because they were The took
Garage apt. Murray Hill. $40 mo. ceremony Ladies Sodality of St. Ed.
4514: College Ph. 2-8787. Mrs. prisoners of war, the Canopusand too weak to continue. The remaining place in the office of Major Ed wards Chapel held Its regular

Harris. all valuable gear was des- men, with Pate, were ward L. Schnettler, MAD exec- monthly] meeting on October 9 and
troyed by the Americans prior to herded into trains and hauled
#' Furn. 3rm. apt 618 Locust St. voted to supply layettes for char-
of the Japanese.
entry northward.
Ph. 24942. Mrs. Edith Booher. Attached to the instructor
Pate and his were shunt. 0 ity.The
group 0
Share 6-rm. house with couple. I Training School here, Demmond. Sodality is also making

( Murray hill Ph. 2-7323. Mrs. ed to Billibed Prison, then to Ironically, Armistice Day Nov. served with the First Marine Air comfort kits for the men at the

Evelyn Doonan. Cabana Taun, a town housing into 11, was the day the train arrived Wing in Korea for fifteen months Veterans Hospital, Lake City.
Pate went
Sing and dble. rms. 1447 Avon three prisons. at Mukden, Manchuria, the before coming here last December This the first
and held was meeting for
Compound Three was
dale. Ph. 2-5930. Mrs. Lee place destined to be home for the .
there for almost a year. new officers, Jane Juleff, presi-
next three
Shultz. 1 S years. A veteran of eleven years ser- dent; Marjorie Ba cash,vice president .

Furn. 3rm. cottage $37 mo. Ph. Three thousand Americans 1 I' Japanese officials at Mukdenwere vice in the Marine Corps, Lt. and Marge Owens, secretary
25410. Mrs. Schuitz. not prepared for an influxof Demmond was stationed in the .

Unfurn. 3-rm, apt., 907 Nelson. Ph. to Pate Pusan included Korea, were nearly then shipped being prisoners. For three days South and Central Pacific dur .Father,. Grady spoke on the

8-6818, Mrs. Saymon. there was no food except Rus- ing World War II.Witherell. Glories of Motherhood.
sunk by two torpedoes. For almost
Unfurn. 5rm. house. Ph. 35422. sian black' bread end absolutelyno -S.. --....--
' a month the men were con
Mrs. A. H. Stanley heat. A severe snow storm
fined aboard ship, being fed only Plan CaravanTo
added to the
1-rni. 1605 Goodwin St., River.
the Japanese dry rations, pop. Tops
side. Ph. 8-4701. Mrs. Bur Pate celebrated New Year,
ularly called and resembling dog
roughs. 1943 by being carted to a Jap AMP( ) School WaycrossGrid

Furn. 2-rm. apt. 962 Hamilton St. anese dispensary with pneumon

Ph. 2-2803. Mrs Pitcher. Think You Have Talent/ ? ia. For fifteen days he lay in a GraduatesCharles ContestAll

Share home with couple. Ph. 2- You're In Demand Here deathlike coma. His weight now B. Witherell, Airman

1565. Mrs Rosaline Eiby. 85 pounds compared to a former aboard! That's the cry
Apprentice, was the honor man
and civilian
Sing and dble. rms. 2135 Riverside Military per 187. that will be echoed around NAS
of the Airman
Ave. Ph. 88-8414. :Mrs. sonnel with talent for enter. tIn Nov. 8 when a bus caravan makesits
at NATTCenter last
Usry. taining are being sought here. late '41 the prisoners' first week when he compiled a 91.49 way over the north Florid

Share home with couple. 3628 Singers I instrumentalists, sight of expanding AmericanAir average for the eight-week highways to Waycross, Ga., depositing -

Ernest, Murray Hill. Ph. 2-5537. mimics, dancers, comedians, Power was a flight of 96B.29's course. its cargo in time for the

Mrs. Rose Ruff that bombed a nearby Jax Navy-South Georgia Jr. College
instrumental groups and group Out of a class of 310 which
town. killed in the
Furn. 3rm. apt. $25 mo. Highway grid meeting.The .
singers-anybody who feels raid was a man who later turnedout consisted of both Marine and
220. Ph. Orange Park 8-3524 T. free transportation for all
E. Jenkins. he or she. has something to to be a first cousin to Pate's Navy personnel, Witherell grad personnel hinges on one thing, the

1 rm. 1523 Oak St., 5 Points. Ph. give to an audience, should wife uated as top man. amount of Interest shown by those
call the Jax Air News exten- An American rescue team of He entered the Navy In Feb
8.5371 or 25145. Mrs. W. P. desiring to make the trip.A .
I Simmons. sion 216 or 8184 as soon as 14 men arrived in August, 1945, ruary 1952 and I-- bus caravan will be formed,

I''OR SALE possible. to liberate the men. By rail and was sent to Bainbridge taking a full allotment of person.

Sell equity in 3-bedrm. house. ship the prisoners were shippedto Md., for .v I nel to and from the game, pro-

2038 Allandale Circle W. $1200 hospitals strung from Koreato boot camp. After vding athletic officers of the various -
San Francisco. Pate's last
down, assume payments. Ph. completing basic S station units Inform Special
medical internment was in Dub- Services, extension o"93
889946. Mr. Fulton. of the
lin, Ga. his home town training he was '
near ,
number of
men Interested.It's .
2.b<'drm. house. 3020 Gilmore St. .
': SIJI'I".YGff- passing thru Jacksonville\ on the assigned there to to
Ph. 81940. after 4. Mrs. Carter. up each individual to
i Sell equity In 2bedrm. house. 4360 ''i way. the hospital for make his wishes known to his
a, short time beWitherell
Palmer] Ave. Ph. 88.8205 Mr. us give the patients bigger and athletic officer who In turn must
fore coming to NATTCenterfor notify Special Services.
I G. W. Umble. Katherine Crooks of Technical better shows. There's

i 2bedrm. house. Murray Hill. Ph. Section Is In the Supply depart- James W. Steedley transferredfrom school. only a month remaining before the

88.7012 or ext. 542. Chief De- ment spotlight this week. Katie is Storage to Public Works Before entering service, he trip. Personnel should start making

Woody. a "talent scout," using her leisure this week James Y. Turner attended high school in Charles. plans right away.
ton W. Va., his home town,
MISCELLANEOUS time .and buoyant energy to resigned from Storage. Alice F.

Rider wanted to Wesconnett, 0800 help] organize variety shows for Banks left Household Effects for where he was a college pre For The Record

to 1630. Ph. ext. 437. Mrs. Ber- hospitalized servicemen and vet- a position with the Office of Inspector paratory'major..
j rien. erans. of Naval Material. Betty He now has been selected for (Continued from Page 3)

Rider wanted from Southslde to Two shows a month Byre, pre- M. Kleinfelter and 'Willie Mae the Aviation Electronics SchoolIn 1. Chilean ANSWERS
NAS, 0800 to 1630. Ph. ext. 348 sented for patients at the Naval Fawcett are going home to Ark- Memphis, Tenn. "The Pre- 2. in Andes.
or 671. Evelyn Sullivan Hospital and three a year at Lake ansas. Polly McDonell resigned paratory School has helped me 3. 18 the 16th century.
percent. It is 78
3 riders wanted from St. Nich- City Veterans Administration Hospital from Stock Control and receiveda greatly to decide which field percent
water, only 2.2
olas, Times Square or San Mar- This activity is part of gift certificate from coworkersfor of Naval Aviation to choose 4. In the percent" protein.
"eyes. One
CO. 0730 to 1600. Ph. ext. 8501. Katie's work with American Le- the expected heir or heiress. from. I enjoyed) the school seed has poundof

Mr, Campbell gion Post 293, entirely composedof 0 0 very much," he said. pounds of potatoes produced in competition. 2,558-

Driving to New York on or before women veterans. The Post Anna Thomas is back at work .

Nov. 1. One rider wanted, pref. sponsors bingo parties at the Na- after a three-week vacation in the family's new home in Lake 5. In 1663, potatoes were recommended -

erably female. Ph. 86997. Mrs val Hospital also Springfield, Ohio. Good flight" both Forest area. as a safeguard against

Schneider. 0 0 ways, and a pleasant time there The best of wishes of friends famine among the Irish
peasantry -
Driving to California, Oct. 27 at Tbla work .U fun," she com- she reports Dunce Treakle and co-workers are with Ruby Crop failure in 1772 started
0001, 2 riders wanted. Ph. 8360. ments, "and I wish probably was the busiest
more people "week- Touchton and Marge Barker, who popularity of potatoes as a food
Wave Bks. 720. Maxine AhrelUl.f with talent would volunteer to help end housewife" as she moved into are both on extended sick leave. .

.' .