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A. W. Dent Comes Here 

Impressive final tribute as class-mates fUak the carets of Eureoe Holmes and Bill Brown, Jeffer- 
son higbi school students who were killed In a recent auto midikp, as they leave First AME church. 


Hold Funeral Services For 
Victims Of Fotal Crash 


SUMMER of 1939, I 
'visited «he New York 
World's Fair. I must admit that 
the General Motors Futurama, 
scenes arjd exhibits of the 
World ot Tomorrow, left the 
deepest jjnprcssio*! upon me. 
Seated in an electrically equip- 
ped wovini T ga ll ery, spectators 
\vere transferred from tne old 
'^6n& Into a miniature new 
'world. The model cities, towns 
and villages were so skillfully 
scaled that it was impossible to 
shake off the illusion that I was 
riding through the blue sky of 
some future dawn, beholding 

■ the wide expanse of a great n«w 
realm beneath me. 

Great metropolitan cities. 

■ New York. Syracuse. Philadel- 
phia. Boston and Chicago, with 

[ their beautiful Riverside drives, 
' their mansions for the wealthy, 

■ ind their tenement sections — 
,tumblmg shacks, filthv streets 

ind pinch-cheeked children — 
passed, oh. so suddenly! 
We werp in the World of To- 

■ morrow! Flat roof buildings, 
winding lanes and paved strerts. 

I . singing fountains and babbling 
brooks! No mansions for the 
rich and no shacks for the poor. 
There was just one world where 
human beings lived and were 
happy. \ 

At the journey's end. I realiz- 
ed that there were other things 
to be seen and other impres- 
sions to be gained at the World's 
Fair. Standing at the foot of the 
pcrisphcre. I watched the world 
rotate on its axis. Just then. I 
remember, I was attracted to an 
immense building from whose 
f'ome danced the red flag of 
Russia. I approached and read . 
over the entrance these cryptic 
■worlds. "The Soviet Union." In- 
side this .building there was on$e 
again a silent story of crowned 
I heads, mansions and fine ladies 
[ whose -society has disanpeared. 
From the Russian building. I 
I proceeded to the ^eat French 
concession and was soon wan- 
dering along the corridors of a 
Ihuee Gallic structure. I read in- 
scripticns and naid" particular 
attention to. the fine recognition 
which the French government 
had accorded its colonial posses- 
Isions. Todav I realized exactly 
Ihow valuably that experience 
was when a British friend whom 
I had not seen in a gopdly 
number of yeiVs placed in my 
hands a copv of "The Man- 
chester Guardian," w'hich car- 
ried the following significant ar- 
ticle: . - 


I "One of the most mteresting 
characters in the French Co- 
lonial Empire is M. Eixbie. the 
[native Governor' of CnVd. M. 
|£boue was the , first colonial 
I governor to take the risk of 
hoining General de Gaulle and 
Iproclaiming the intention of his 

■ colony to continue resistance. 
I His action has prompted the 
I 'West African Pilot' to com- 
Iment on the significance of the 
I fact that the first colonial ruler 
Ito take this decision was 'a 
Iblack African.* I draw the in- 
IXerence that both the British and 
Ithc French would be stronger 
I to .^kfrica if there were more 
lljilen of African blood like M. 
lEbAue. His career la also the 

Funeral rites which attracted 
commpnity-wide sympathy were 
conducted Saturday from First 
AME church for Eugene Holmes 
and William Brown, Jefferson 
High school students killed in a 
recent -auto mishap. 

Victims of a tragic three-car 
crash at 70th street and Central 
avenue. Feb. 23, the two boys 
were well known in the EastsiA? 

age of six months and lived with 
his mother in San Francisco un- 
til he was six yeaf? old. Moved 
to Los Angeles, he attended low- 
er grade city schools and was 
preparmg for graduation from 
Jefferson at the time of his death. 
An honor student, Brown was 
one of the outstanding campus 
figures at Jefferson. He was a 
members of the varsity football 

High school and were prominent { team and sev<:ral school prgani- 
in student actii^ties. i zatjons. Hi^ outstandji 

Rev. Baxter, CarzoilrlM^^oiiilftliiiatum 

ere- [Esq 

ficiated at the brief final cere- 
1 mony, pointing his remarks with 
I the assurance of eternal life, 
' 'man's universal destiny." 

An impressive tribute to the 

boys was the appearance of Jeff- 

• erson's full a capella choir, whose 

impassioned singing of "Sw^ng 

Low, Sweet Chariot," brought 

< sobs from scores of classmates 

! throughout the church. 

The Royal Esquires club, which 
acted as pall bearers for both 
boys, also contributed resolu- 
tions. "Bill" Brown, an outstand- 
ing member of the group, was eu- 
logized as "a perfect companion." 
Eugene Holmes, though not a 
memk>er of the club, was called 
"a boy who made a name for 
himself in the short time that 
we knew him." 

The caskets were banked 
with flowers. Final prooession 
from the church was deeply 
stirring to onlookers as a Hne 
of white-clad girls, school- 
mates of the boys, flanked the 

Interment was at Evergreen 
cemetery. All arrangements for 
the beautiful ceremonies were 
under the Angelas Funeral 
Home, directed by J. L. HilL 

William Anthony, Brown, Jr.. 
was born in' New Orlea^, Ei., 
July 13, 1923,' the son of 'William 
A. and Ethel Julia Brown. He 
left the Southern state at the 

squires V 

Brown is survived only hf his 
mother. Mrs. E. J. Brown, and a 
nililtitude of friends. 


Eugene Holmes was bom June 
17, 1923. at Hamilton, Mo., to 
1 Frank and Ruth Holmes. He 
I grew up there, attending grffm- 
i mar school afid Garrison High 
' school at Chillicothe, Mo. 

His outstanding school activi- 
ty was in athletics. A star basket- 
ball player, he also represented 
Garrison oh the Softball tejim as 
catcher. Eugene fought four 
amateur boxing bouts, two in 
Chillicothe and two in St. Joseph, 

He was a member of the First 
Baptist church at Hamilton, hold- 
ing office as a Junior deacon. 

The" boy came to Los Angeles 
in June, 1940, and attended Jeff- 
erson, playing on the B football j groups, 
team. He was a member of Ava- 
lon Christian church. Holmes is 
survived by his mother, Mrs. 
Ruth Mason, L. A.: father, Frank 
Mason, Kansas City, Mo.; and 
two sisters. Harriet and Mamie 
Holmes, students at Jefferson 
and McKinley, respectively. 

Both families received official 
communications of sympathy from 
Principal Carl Dickinson of Jeff- 
erson, expressing sorrow of the 
entire institution. 

To Feature 
Confab on 

Famous Doctors 
Appear ot Local 

"^A Y/. DeiiT, youthful 
syperintendent of Flint- 
Goodrich hospital. New 

Orleans, who won national re- 
cognition (Time, Saturday Even- 
ing Post) for remarkable achieve- 
ment in building one of the larg- 
est hospitals in the coun^ for 
Negroes where health standards 
among the poor Southern 'y^or^- 
ers were ru^^^to a hi^ poi^t 


Sunday in Indepepdent ClMi^. 

Four outstandin^jaiedical' i{% 
thorities from ChiSigo, Howerv 
Universtty and Kentucky, are due 
to arrivB Sunday molrning. They, 
are: Drs. Orville Ballard, resi- 
dent physician of W*verley Hills 
Sanatorium, Kentucky; Dr. Theo- 
dore Lawless, Provident Hospital, 
Chicago; Dr. Wm. r£>ofton, pro- 
fessor of obstetrics, Howard 'Uni- 
versity; and Dr. Homer Wilbum, 
senior attending physician at 
Provident. ' 

A symposium on Public Health 
will be conducted throughout the 
week at the YMCA by the South- 
ern California Medical, Dental 
and Pharmaceutical Asosciation, 
in cooperation with the Advis- 
ory Committee of the East Area 
Health Program, the L. A. Tuber- 
culosis Asociation and affiliated 


To Winners 

Scores Rcspon^ 

fo First Moct; ^ 

Ford First Aword ** 


i-c. P'^.t/^*^''"* «un fired 

1-st week. Thursday, in the gU 
pntic new subsccJpUon drive 


more than 150 boys, 

w^l '"*^.u***"^^ registered thS 
w eek m the campaign for 10.000 

"sl^teX^" between. now and 

Hearing Brings 
Out New Angle 

Held over on a charge 

murder after preliminary hear 
i ing this week is Joseph Hender- 
j son. 27. socialite who slew his , 
I brother, Samuel E. Henderson, in The drive is launched as a part 

the wake of an exclusive Temple °^ ^e Sixty-Second Anniversary 

district party. Feb. 23. j of the founding of the EAGLE 

The crime, which sent a temb- ■"'? '*'ill be accompanied by a 

lor through Los Angeles society, | ^"^ of interesting everts 
I capped the climax of a swank I ■hroughout the period allotted 

Saturday night soiree at the hill- | 2"" ^^ campaign. 

top home of Mrs. Mabel Lee, i * WZES 
I mother-in-law of the dead man, \ Merchants in the B^astside area 
! at 252 N. Reno street. Both Jo- | ^J^d downtown who, for yean. 
I seph and Samuel Henderson liv- I j^^ve catered to the Negro n*" 

i^sunauu^ liawriac teafiawBy ! ing sbJct "^ **®^. "• f^- 

lity and magnitude of 

. ^_^ -i . ??« teaHaioBr i"? SBJendid support in the ouC 
in durMsii 1 af the monidpal I '■«» —" k»~,v i".wc qua- 




Ipubject of an article in the 'East 
lAfrkan Standard.' which states 

E. Frederic Morrow Brings 
NAACP Rally To L. A. 

E. Fredric Morrow, Brancn membership drivt. 

Because of a Mass meeting on 
March 16, the local branch will 
not hold its regular meeting this 

■ The Membership Drive this 
year aims to enable Los Angeles 
to contribute funds to' the Na- 
tional office for its, fight for 
equality in the Naciorial Defense 
.1.^,,. .- program and to build uP a larg* 
to National Defense er fund in Los Angeles for local 
will direct the 1941 Ipefense work, : 

Coordinator, National Associa 
tioB for the Advancement of Col 
ored'People ,who left New York 
last January ^n a nationwide 
tour in interest of the Associa- 
tion's Campaign for equal oppofs 
tunities for the Negro ,>n the 
National Defense program, will 
arrive here in Los Angeles as 
guest of the local branch on Mar. 
16. While here, in addition to 
work, he 


Mothers, Citixeni Orgdnixe 
To Fight Bigotry in Schools 

Protesting recent mock 1^" I ^, J<^^g^,^^^ 

Aye. Slayer I 
Caught In '" 
San Diego , 

Killing &t 
1 5th-Central 
Friday Nite 

Cornered in San Diego by a 
tight police net, Richard Steven- 
son, 32, 1116 E. 12th Street, was 
in the custody of John Law to- 
day after two days of freedom fol- 
lowihg the murder of Fay Revels, 
27, 1603 E. 15th street, on Cen- 
tral avenue at 15th street Friday 
night. ■ 

The crime, one of a series of 
local knife slaVings, occurred 
when Revels ariftjStevens, whose 
true name is Clark Stevens, be- 
came involved in an argument 
behind a cafe at 1393 E. 15th St. 
Stevenson stubbed his victim sev- 
eral times, killing him on the 

He was rushed to San Diego by 
his brother, Joseph Stevens, and 
a friend, Dorothy Blakely. A 'hot' 
police tip-off which almost cap- 
tured him hiding out a few doors 
^rom the scene of the crime mis- 
fired by' minutes. 

Det Lieuts. E. E. Jones and J. 
L. Blake conducted the success- 
ful police ijnvestignion.j 

JOSEPH HENDERSON'., .a split woood after Judge Irvin Taplin 
held him over on charges of murder after a preliminary hearing 
Monday. Henderson killed his brother. Samuel E. Henderson, 
alt^T a swank Timpie district party last Sunday morning. 

{ court Monday revealed levideBce 
I anmentiened at the e^roher's in- 
! quest last Tnt^sday. It was dis- 
1 closed that the fatal argument 
j between Samuel and .losenh 
I grew out of Josephs asserted 
slapfiing *of Rfrs. Lee. 
^ -Exact sequence of events on 
the night of the tragitdy as relat- 
ed in the testimony of Mrs. Lee 
; and Cecilia Henderson, widow of 
the dead man. follows; 

There was a pai-ty at the Lee 
home on the night of Feb. 22. 
Guests purchased and consumed 
about two quarts of liquor. At 
2:30 a. m.. Feb. 23. the guests 
left, Samuel and Joseph Hender- 
son, escorting them down back- 
stairs, only street exit from the 
hill-top house. Mrs. Lee and Ce-i 
cilia Henderson waited in the 
kitchen, adjacent to the rear exit, 
while the brothers performed 
their duties as hosts. 

ing of six Negro student* at Fre- 
mont high 3chool, the newly or- 
ganized Mothers and Citizens 
Committee for Democracy in 
Education met Saturday at the 
home of Mis. Hendrika Beekes, 
white mother, at .145 E. 71st St. 
and mapped militant plans to 
smash racial bigorty in the Fre- 
mont district 

With white pupils of the school 
Uking part the group pledged it- 
self to an "unstinting campaign 
to make democracy a realization 
in the educational system of Los 
Angeles." ^ 

Timed to coincide with the ap- 
Tum 19 Pace 7-B jxarance of student d^egations 

pf fidducation today, the MCCDE 
tonounced a program for disafin^ 
ivith "the Fremont, inc>d*nt" 
identical with the students' ](>ro- 
test platform. - 1 . 

i Specific demands for a Tfemfedy 
of the situation at Fremont ^igh 
tchool we»e listed: 

•"^all be an aud jcall 
(general student body meeting) 
at Fremont hi^ 8<!hool for i the 
purpose of acquainting ttudmts 
with Afro-American liistoiy land 
the rights of all American titi 
zens. ''-■'■' ' i , 

2 The admihistratHm at ] rre- 
rt ■;..;•=• Turn- to Turn 7-JI 


Joe Sims Killed 
in UP! Aecidliiit 

Struck Monday by a heavy 
steal beam in the Union Pacific 
freight yards, Joe Sims, 23,, died 
of internal faijiiries the same day 
at St. ^Vincent's hospital. Injur- 
er at 10:30, a. m., the tailroad 
work^ clunif to life imtil 3:00 p. 

Although no fun»al|«UUe was 
•et at pijess-time Im' night, 
young Simf body is.u Conner- 
Johnson Fijuieral 'H(»ne. He is 
survived by a father, B,. S. Sims, 
of J<9bik^ Ariz, , 


- — „ ^ „. prize 

aw-ards f* wmning contestants. 

Ford Motor COmoany, through 
Nadeaus Agency, is offering a 
brand new 1941 Ford Sedan to 
the first prize winner. Only 1200 
yearjj' subscriptions are neces- 
sary to qualify the runner-up for 
this imusually valuable prize. 

A beautiful four-b u r li p Ir 
streamlined gas stove from O'- 
Keefe and Merritt is to be the 
second .^Jrize for 750 or more 
new subscriptions. 

One of Eastern Outfitting 
Company's most attractive "dou- 
ble duty' console radios is an- 
nounced as third prize for 500 
or more new subscriptions. 

Fourth prizt will be a carpet 
sweeper with all the attachments 
for easy and effici<>nt housework. 
Not more than 400 paid-up new 
subscribers to the EAGLE will 
set the contestant in on tl^is use- 
ful as well as omamenUl award. 

Other attractive offers for 
Sixth, seventh and ei^th place 

will be announced next week. 

Contestants may enter the 
campaign with fifty new year- 
ly subscriptions. 

However, an incident had oc- 
curred earlier in the evening 
between Mrs. Lee and a guest 
Lewis Andrews, who had as- 
^rtedly broken a Ub.',;-top. 
When the two >vatnen heard 

Henderson and Andrews. 

Mrs Lee attempted to open a 

glass back-door topping the exit 

steps, but testified that she fell 

into It, causing a spray of brok- 

i en glass. 

Joseph allegedly ran into the , 
house claiming that he "might I 
•Turn To Page 7-B 

Every subscriber gets a big box 
of White King Soap throu^^ the 
courtesy of the California EA- 

In addition to this. tlM EA- 
GLE is publishing a beautiful 
Wg YEAR BOOK, dedicated W 
to* pioneers of Los Angeles 
sad the founders of the Wait's 
oldest and biggest pubUaiiiBg 
•Turn To Pace 7-B 

Balk Jim Crow of Kegro 
Draftees in New England 

HARTFORD ^onn fNV<!^ .. ^ Ji 
Mar. 6-In the «me" state St ^l^J^^'^'^'^Z.^^^.''^^^ r^.tion: 
Joseph Spell was acquitted of a 
ripe charge by the white society 
matron. Eleanor Strubbing, jus- 
tice again triumphed when Gov- 
ernor Robert A. Hurley, Demo- 
crat of Connecticut, and Col Er- .u * .:_ x - — ' • 

?«* L._Ayerill, the state's s^l»=- \ '^' ^^'hJ 1^°^^^^^ 

most immovable objects. 

The story is this: Luther 3 
Hayes, selected by Local Draf 
Board 2-B here, wient to the Ar- 
my induction center to complet* 
formalities involved in jomist 


service director. . succeeded 

he was rejected 

IiEAVlNiG( DmsidN C of the nraaiciptf ; «MS|^'H£NDtRSON, 

socialite slayer, ib eaoght, l>y>a{wily K\Glit ^otog. Moment later < ^j^T ai«..Sel«etiv^ Senriee Act, 

he wm Mt wHli Gevemer Hu. 

Wednesday in balking Z^' He was toW Connecticut's Febrti 
discriminaUon °"^*'"« ^rmy gfy q^^t^ ^f 36 was already fill 

ed. The same thing happened tt 
Tat nrht broke out last week David Kmg Thompkins. who hat 
^btc li. Col. Brock Putnam, volunteered. He was rejected des 
Hartford inductim center oftm- °'^ ^^ f«<:t that the Seiectivf 
"■•adant. turned down two Ne- Service Act provides that vohm- 
gro draftAes, Luther B. Hayes teers who are found otherwise ac- 
sad David King lliompkias. on«<^P**ble must 6e taken in ad 
we ground thai the "oo«U" tn'"^^^ to draftees. In the district 
Negroes-3k out of 14M men re-'i w*ere he applied half of the 10.- 
qnlred-taad been niled. Col. Av-M>00 population is Negro. Col. 
crUl ptotested strongK, and after I Averill pointed out that "Con- 
HtreatADlag to take legal action necUcut recotnizes no colored 

the photog uas\alaMst. a^Hgkt by flcndenmi— witli a left hook. 



ley's support Hie vletory w«s 

Man- 'Held .<in'Morcet«in Chwt9»r^.-^^^'^0^i^t 

Held to answer after a pr^iiii- ' place and CenWai ^ivMue 

inary hearing this week <» nair- 
cotics idiarges \ as John Thomts, 
26, well known entertainer. 
Thomas was arrested at.. 43^ i 


Wednesday night Officers as- 
sertedlyfouSaV supply ".of raari- 
hu«l!a;>i* IKlMiltli^ .:.;„. . 

OuoU.' He said: •'This is not a 
question of colored registl-ants. It 
is a question of maintaining the 

... ..._ fundamental 'honesty of the sys- 

eomiMete udieik.jtK^ HUrd Cwps, tern." T%e draft board here which 
Area,' wMh hMWBvartns ia Bos-: htclodes one Negro memt>a'. Or 
oil. ismed IT special dnff eall for Allen Jackson of the local N 
New Bft^te«- Nemen A. A. C. P. sUtes that: "We have 

The special draft call is an im- had no orders to disregard selec- 
portant victory in the nation-' five seryiee regulations of thr 
wide struggle of Negroes to end .'act itself. We dull continue to 
wfcial discrimination in the Ar-I ; ^;,-] •Item tm-Wi^ f<# 


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if You Fail fo R^ad THE ^\LIFORNIA EAGLE You May Never Know It Happened 

Tkurtdoy, Morak 6, 194^^ 


I Former Oklohomo Couple"^ Holds 
ISfh Anniyersory Party H^r^ 


High OES Officials Visit Order'si 
Cha|>ters in Southern Colifornia 

SYLVIA^jfilLLIAM . . . Mte of YWCA rW* who have yowrd to 
skyiooket the AsmciatiM'i euncnt eunpaim for funds to construct 
a aew Women's boildinx here. 


Beginning their official visits^^ 
to the chapters of the juTsdiction, 
the Order of Ewtem Star's 
grand worthy matron, Mrs. Ida 
Mae Robertson and grand lec- 
turer. Mrs. Vivian Osbome- 
Marsh, have been in the South- 
land for the past several weeks. 

They visited Omega chapter. El 
Centre, Jeb. 17, and a joint ses- 
sion, Thursday. Feb. 27 at Riv- 
erside, pf the Queeri Beach, Long 
Beach; Queen £2izabeth of Riv- 
efcide. and ■ Lily of the Valley, 
San Bemartlino, chapters. 

Last Saturday, Grand Lectur- 
er Marsh visited Orpah chapter 
at Santa Monica. 

All of the visits were Wry suc- 
cessful and enoouniflnf, accord- 
ing to the liifh OES officials 
whose mesaages wwe well re- 
ceived throarhout the Jannt 
through the soothem part of the 
State. Hisavy rains forced can- 
c:lUtion of several visits eiirly 
this weeit. 

Mrs. Robertson is a Past Grand 
Princess oi the SMT's and serv- 
ed the grand chapter well, merit- 
inK its leadership. 

A graduate of the University of 
California with A. B. and A. M. 
dejjrees, Mrs. Marsh was grand 
editor of the order last year and 
was elected to her present office 
at Portland. Besides her frater- 
nal work, Mrs. Marsh is an active 
worker in the Federated clubs. 

Club IdeofI il • ' 

Thanks Public 

Th£ Club Ideal wishes to apo- 
logize to the public and their 
many friends who participated 
in the Aft Exhibit at the Masonic 
Hall. Feb. 16, whose names did 
not appear in the last club news. 

At this time, we wish to thank 
the following: Susan Orter, ins- 
tructor at 53rd street municipal 
playground; Maellan Stapleton, 
versatile community artist of 
water «olor, 

pastel, V^sh, dry 
brush, pen and ink and charcoal ffriend, Mr. and Mrs. Ptirks, Miss 

An anniversary party for the^ 
18th milestone of Mr. and Mrs.^ 
Charles and Gertrude Twiggs, 
formerly of Oklahoma City, was 
held at the home of Mr. and Mrs. 
Ralph Reed of 1001 E. 42nd street, 
Thursday, Feb. 27. 

The home was decorated with 
floral arrangements of white cal- 
ls lillies, mixed colored gladiolas, 
mixed sweet peas and maroon 
snap dragons. 

The bo.ys had ingeniously ar- 
ranged a typical early Oklahojtia 
bar at which Charlie Twiggs of- 
ficiated serving of all the finest 
liquors and liquers. 

Following the cocktail psrty a 
lovely turl^y dinner was served. 

Among friends and guests pre- 
sent ware Miss Marie Waterhouse, 
Miss Emora Franklin and sister. 
Miss Red Hickman and sister. 
Miss Mildred Landa^d and 

NYA yoMtha Eracst Maxwell and EdwaH Noel ar« show> ah»Te patting 
ki eeiliag braces in a new Stadcnt Uaion Buildini; at Cempton Janior 
Collcce. Heavy carpentry worl^ is a feature of this construction J«b 
pirfcrtakea by the National Yonth Adaintstratioa. 

2-Month Old 
Infont Buried 
From Peoples 

Funeral services for James E. 
Kinch, III, two-months old in- 
fant son of Mr. and Mrs. James 
E. Kinch. Jr..' 5405 Central ave- 
nue, were held Feb. 26 from the 
chapel of Peoples Funeral Home. 
Elder S. M. Crouch officiated. 
Burial was at Evergreen ceme- 

A native of Los Angeles, the 
infant died Feb. 22 at the Gen- 
eral hospital. 

Services for Mrs. Gladys Kyle, 
11714 Holmes avenue, formerly 
of Texas, were held last Friday 
from Macedonia Baptist church, 
with the pastor, officiating. Inler- 
m.ent was in Lincoln Memorial 
cemetery. Peoples Funeral Home 
was in charge 

A resident here for the past 16 
years, Mrs. Kyle passed at the 
General ho^ital Feb. 22. Sur- 
vivors include the widower, Jas. 
Kyle, and a daughter. Miss Eliza- 
beth Kyle. 
no WEN 

Mrs. Elizabeth Rowen, 287 E. 
43rd street, was buried Feb. 20 
at Evergreen cemetery, follow- 
ing services in the chapel of 
Peoples Funers^ Home with Rev. 
B. W. Wade iiA charge. 

Mrs. Rowen, a^ajive of Natch- 
ez. Mi&s., resident here for 16 
vears. died at her home Feb. 17. 

Funeral services for William 
Richardson, who died suddenly 
Feb. 21 of a heart Wtack, were 
held Saturday in the chapel of 
Peoples Funeral home with Rev. 
S. M. Beane officiating. A native 
of Alabama, the deceased had 
lived herS 20 years. 

Burial of Baby Gamett, infant 

son of Charles Gamrtt, organist 
at the Church of God in Christ, 
were held Feb. 26. Burial was 
at Lincoln Memori'/ cemetery 
with Peoples Funeral Home in 

works: Adon Kline, carvings; 
King D. Brock, cartoons; Eddie 
Deason, C. Simms, Constance 
McClendon, paintings. 

Other artists who exhibited 
miscellaneous as taxidermy, 
woodcraft, clay modelling, black 
and white pencil paintings, glo- 
rified glass, plaques, sculpturing, 
brass and pottery, water color 
werfe: George Grere, Chas. Hay-, 
wood, Neal Bow/?, Eva Fields; 
Dorothy Doakes, Chas. Howard, 
R. M. Doaikes. George Smith, 
Wm. Morris Lafayette Love, Bil- 
lie McFarland, club members, 
Lillyan Pitts and Beulah Nowlin 
also the works of Hattie Badwin 
loaned by Mrs. Dorothy McDon- 
ald and the flower arrangements 
of Mamie S e r r and Beatrice 

We also thank those who furn- 
ished the program: Romie 
Bourke, the Horton Family, Min- 
nie P. Saunders, Donald Troy, 
Metonia White, Tarch Hicks Hale, 
Danile Horton and the children. 
'Anita Clifton. Ella West, Ida 
Prade, Jr.. Dippy Granderson, 
Dorothy oDakes, Rose Marie, Da- 
vid Butler, Jr. Tommy Lee Mc- 

If any other names have been 
ommitted w4 want them to know 
that their wprks were also ap- 
preciated very much and we do 
hope the public will ' 
the appreciation 
works by presenting them more. 
Club Ideal will hold 
stalUtion of new officers at the 
next meeting with Mrs. Bobbie 
Black as hostess, . 

'.Erie Twiggs of Seattle. Wash.; 
Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Matthews, 
Mr. and Mrs. Leon Dillard, Mr. 
and Mrs., June Patmon, Mr. and 
Mrs. Walter Goner. Mr. and Mrs, 
Marthia Field, rs. Settle Nash, 
Mr. and Mrs. Connie Owens, Mr. 
and Mrs. Henry Smith. Mrs. Vi- 
vian McGeary. Mrs. C. Hayden 
Mr. and Mrs. Wind. Mr. and Mrs. 
of Chicago, Mr. and Mrs. Tunley, 

Tuskegee C\\A 
Installs Officers 
at Party Den 

Dr. and Mrs. P. Price Cobbs 
entertained the Los Angeles Tus- 
kegee Club on Thursday night 
at Camille's Party Den for the 
purpose of installing the new of- 
ficers of 1941. 

The new officers are: Mrs. A. 
R. Moseley. president; Frank D. 
Godden, vice nresident and re- 
porter; Mrs. Woodia S. Pryce, 
secretary: Edward Pryce. assist- 
ant secretary: Ellis N. Warren, 
treasurer; Jack L. Jones, chap- 
lain: and Mrs. Martha E. Wil- 
liams, adviser. 

The president made a Very 

. . . vi^ts chapters she heads. 

CiVjl Liberty ^ 
Execs. Meet 

The executive board of the 
Women's Civil Liberties League 
of the Hiawatha Temple No. 91 
of IBPOEW lodge met at the 
home of Mrs. Bertha W. Trip- 
lett on McKinley avenue last 
Saturday evening. 

Regular business v/as discuss- 
ed and then an informal social 
hour was held. Despite the rain, 
all members were present, and 
plans for future activities of this 
club were made. 

MABEL SNOW, above, /charming daughter of Mra. Hdaa Sbow 
Get«r, wlHMe engagement to John B. Thomas, oatstaadlag young 
boxer, will be feted Wednesday, March 9, it her mother's home, 
216 N. Mounuin View street. 

Lilac Girls Meet 

The Lilac Girls club met with 
Mrs, Ela Cotton with 10 girls 
] answering roll call. Business was 
I briefly discussed, and the meet- 
j Jng was turned into a .social. 
' A delicious repast was served 
I and three changes of bridge 
I played. Prizes were won by Mrs. 
j Adline Williams, Mrs. Myrtle 
Robinson, and Miss Jeanefte 


Billy Mitchell, popular Negro artist, as he appears with 
Dennis O Keefe in Republic's new» mystery tii^ller, "Mr. 
DistTict Attorney " The picture, suggested by the popular 
radio serial of the same name, features such outstanding 
• performers as Florence Rice, Peter Lorre and Stanley Pid'^f 

Mr., Mrs. Jo}in L. Brackin Celebrate 
25th .Wedding Anniversary 

ill help-to-si^ow i ;-Pirin« talk^to the club, sta^. ! SI^^.^OueTpri^es were Tven 
■°t tilt lT° zafi^n is 'toTind °al/ Tusklgee- -^..^^ ^^^I'^^Z^^^^i YL': 

Laura Collins, reporter. 


ans together within this area in- 
to a closer working body of civic 
and social affairs whi<;h are es- 
sential to any g^oup^ After the 
president's message^ia general 
discussion followed wnh sugges- 

Charlie Snowden. The next 
meeting will be with Mrs. Ida 


Dr. Zetor end Family 
Returh to City 

Dr. Frank G, Zetar and family 
returned frohi their trip to New 
Orleans, where they were the I to unite the Tuskegeeans. Wm. 

_^^ Byffet Supper Party 

tions4rom members as to a"°plan i Fetes Jolly Thirty Club 
of program. ^ I Entertaining the Jolly Thirty 

Alexander R Jordan, class of ^lub, Mesdames Jones and Lath- 
4% from St. Paul. Mmn., spoke ' 
about Tuskegee Clubs in other 
cities and what each is doing ' 

house guests of Mr. and Mrs. 
Franklin B. Jackson and were 
royally entertained by old and 
new friends. 

On their return trip, Mrs. Lec- 
ter Zetar, mother of Dr. Zetar, 
and Richard Fowler, his nephew, 

Kelley, class of '3.3. of Louisiana, 
visited the club for the first 
time and assured us of his sup- 
port. Mr. L. G. Robinson install- ! 
ed the new officers and spoke to ' 
the group on the subject. "Unity." : 
A record attendance was made 

em were charming hostesses at a 
formal cotktail party and bucet 
supper at the home of Miss Eliza- 
beth McMurry, 1902 Union St., 
last week. 

Cuests included Miss Betty 
Williams, Mrs. McFarlan, Mrs. 
Latman. Chicago and Mrs. Clark, 
San Francisco. 


accompanied the party toiCaU-| at this meeting and the evening j £ 'V>ISSeS nOSteSSeS tO 
fomia. . * , ;^.i. I -1 wtitharoushly enjoyed by all. Down Breaktast 

One of the loveliest of this^ 
season's events was the formal 
reception given by Mr. and Mrs. 
John Louis Brackin in their E. 
43rd street home a few Sundays 
^o in celebration of their 25th 
Wedding Anniwrsary. 

Wm. Solomons Host 
Patriotic Tea 

Despite inclement weather, a 
large crowd attended the Patrio- 
tic tea last Sunday at the home 
Receiving guests, the couple I f J, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Solomon, 
was assisted by Mmes. Wm. (Al- 

Ink Spots Shift 
To Roof Garden 

In order that aU of the danc- 
ing public of Los Angeles might 
be able to hear the Ink Spots, 
the place has been changed from 
the Elks' Ballroom to the Roof 
Garden, at 22nd and San Pedro 
street. This ballroom has a ca- 
pacity of over 4000. 

This will definitely be the 
only public appearance the Ink 
Spots will make on this tour. 
John A. Bur-Ton who is hand- 
ling this affaii* said that the de- 
mand was so great, that he se- 
cured this hall. 

Misses Anniebelle Cleveland 
and Esterline Powell were de- 
lightful hostesses at a Dawn 
Breakfast on Feb. 22, following 
the dancing party of the Goldei 
State Girls club. Scene of the 
breakfast was the beautiful home 
of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Powell, in 
West 29th street. Covers were 
laid lor fifty guests. 

MRS. >aVIAN O. .MARSH . . . joints GWM in Southlafkd toor. 

Jadwar Property 
Owners Meet 



rbxn'l > mi(htr •zolUat. fin* old DocC<,r's 
?0<S*la— that balp* osCura mxpam tb» f airer, 
Hchtar, imootbcr. luuUnkio. 
It il ciUed Or. F«ID 
Pjliir'i Skis Whittfwr and 
ha* h*lp«d thousaad* to 
•oIt* tketr conplexiack prob- 
lem. UMd a* dinctad it 

•idi ia ipaartim up natura'a 

method of "flakint oT' dull, 

roach, hanh kwkini ikin. 

Why opariaiaat? G«t thia 

aiiUadid, waU-uiad Doctor'! 

■« — ObIt 35 canti — but ba tan 

mm Mmt'i Skis Whitawr— 

Gathering at the beautiful 
home of Mr. and Mrs. N. W. Hop- 
kins, 2074 W. 27th street, the 
Jadwar Improvement Associa- 
tion of Property Owners met re- 
cently in a social and bu.'=inesE 

Klection of officers held the 

I spotlight. J. H. SliacklefcB-d was 
re-elected president; Mr. Kurd. 

I vice president: Mrs. Bessi° M. 
Davis, secretary, and Mrs. Oscar 
G. Price, re-elected treasurer 

j Various games were played jiirs. Wheat 

\ after the business session. Henderson. 

Birthday Surprise 
Honors Christiana Gaskiri' 

Honoring Miss Christiana Gas- 
kin on her_ nth birthday, a sur- 
prise party was given last week 
by her mother. Mrs. Odessa Gas- 
km. Refreshments, games end 
music delighted the young peo- 
ple. Guests were members of the 
senior class of Manual Art? High 
school, from \vhich Miss Gaskin 
graduates m June. 

Sharing honors with Miss Gas- 
kin was Eduard Ward, visiting 
here "from Dunbar High School, 
Okamulgee. Okla. 

1433 E. 48th street, sponsored by 

Visiting Divine of 
Mfr. Zion Baptist 

The pastor of the Mt. Zion 
Baptist church in Ontario, Cali- 
fornia, is having a visiting 
preacher Simday morning, A 

of which Mrs. Lillie Drake is' 

It was conceded to be one of 
the q|9s^ largely attended teas 
ever given by ithe chapter. Mu- 
sical varieties were much in evi- 
dence. Miss Eleanor Rayford 


ine) Thomas. Harriet Saunders. 
Mr. and Mrs. A. B .Green and 
Mr. Nolan Duplessis. Mrs. Brack- 
in wore a bridal gown of sheer 
white and held a muff of white 
sweetpeas and tiny streamers of 
hite satin ribbon. Mesdames Tho- 
mas, Green and Saunders wore 

attractive gowns of sheer white, . • » .v v u j 

and held bouquets of pastel i Pr^^'ded at the baby grand. 
Mring flowers. Rev. Walter F. I 

' JWatkina officiated at the cere- 1 


The color scheme of white was 
caried out in the artistic arrange-i 
ment of numerous white spring 
' flowers about the home. 

Co-hosts and hostesses were 
Mrs, Marv Watkins. mother of i 
Mrs. Brackin, Mrs. C. Peters, S.- 
Crockett, sisters; the Narcissus 
Art and Literary club. Frederick 
Douglass Women's Study club. 
Mmes. Odeal Johnson, Garland 
Freeie. Beaie Tavern ier. Myrtle 
Scott Powell. D. Walton. R. 
Payne. Misse* Connie and Mar- 
cella Mohroe. Theresa Davis; 
Mmes. E. Dell, Monroe, Dr. Ro- 
berta C. Robinson and Messrs. R. 
Scott imd Oscar McMillan. 

The couple received score* of 
congratulatory mesaagea and 
greeted more than 300 guests. 
Mr. and Mrs. Brackin were mar- 
ried in their early teens. They 
have one child. John Louia, Jr. 

the ways and means committee mgihty fine man and one of the 

most outstanding preachers of 
the day. Everybody is invited to 
hear him. 

The pastor. Rev. J. Johnson, 
will preach Simday night. If the 
Lord be good to me, my subject 
will be "The Man that God 
Made." Come one, come all!; 


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Caleb Peterson 
To Sing Sunday 

Appearing Sunday night at the 
Birch Street churdt, Caleb Pet- 
erson, young actor-singer, pro- 
mises Los Angeles the revela- 
tion of a new talent that has 
won the imstinting praise of New 

York critics, Dorothy Maynor, 
Paul Robeson and other equally 
important musical personalities. 
Winner in the National Decla- 
mation Contest of 1936 and only 
Negrio entrant in it. Peterson is 
one of thp most significant yoimg 
Afro-Americans. He is scheduled 
to appear here in concert at In- 
dependent Church of Christ. 

Misses end Matrons J 

Club Entertained i 

Misses and Matrons Social 
Club were entertained by Mrs. 
Hutchins at her home, 'Feb. 13, | 
1941: a lovely repast was served, 
Valentine favors were given each 
guest. A good time was had by all. i 

Those present included Mrs. 
Emma Andrews, Mrs. Kimball, 


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Never Know It Happened 

TkmrUmr, Mmnk ^ 1M1 

NEW YORK, Feb. 27 (CNA>— f 
An attempt by ia New York newn- 
paper to imitate the policv of 
Deep South newspapers in bar- 
ring f "-.otographs of Negroes 
frran their columns, failed this 
week loUowine vigorous protests. 
The Long Island SUr Journal 
sent * photographer to take a 
picture of the Queensbridge Var- 
sity- Basketball team of Long Is- 
land. When the photogr^her 
uw tfast the team's coach, Jeff 
Goins, was a Negro, he asked the 
members of the tejnn, all white, 
to pose without hiii, inasmuch as 
"the policy of the paper was 
■gainst photographing a^ Negro 
aktng with a white team*." 

The shocked, members of the 
team phoned ihe Long Island Star 
Journal, where the photograph- 
ers statement was' confirmed. 
The team indignantly refused to 
pose at all and members unan- 
imously signed a protest letter to 
owner and editor of the paper. 

The team members also start- 
ed a drive to publicize the paper's 
policy among sports followers, 

1 and began by sending the I story to 
evary newspaper iij this city. 

I "Oie paper thereupon had' a quick 
change of policy and the photo- 
grapher again visited the team. 

[this time with the request for 
permission to take the team's 

I picture Wmj the coach. He "ex- 
p'aii ed" that the paper had 
changed its Jim-Crow policy a 
few months ago, and he hadn't 
known about it. 

Welfare Body 
Lauds Films 

Expression of appreciation of 
the generous contribution pf ttie 
motion picture industry to the 
Community Chest fund, and 
praise of its active participation 
in the appeal, has been made in 
a resolution unanimously pass- 
ed by the board of directors of 
Community Welfare Federation. 

Copies of the resolution have 
been sent to Louis B. Mayer, un- 
der whosfe leadership the indus- 
try raised approximately S467.000 
fo- xhfi weHarp fund, and to 
Samuel Goldwyn, chairman of 
Permanent Charities Committee. 

Foshion ReVue 

Sunday, March 18. is the 
date ior tbe K^>{>a Mothers' 
Itehkxi show. An interesting 
program has been planned. Many 
beautiful gowns will be on dis- 
play. Delicious refresltiments wiU 
be served. This promises to be 
an outstanding affain. Proceeds 

^150,000' Suit ' 
Filed in Dispute 
Over Oil Property 

WINFIELD. Kas., Feb. 27.^ 
Disputing over oil pi up c iiiy. a 
suit for $150,000 was filed in dis- 
trict court here by Mr. and Mrs. 
Thomas Faust against the estate 
of the late-W. G. Carson, white. 

The suit involves a farm near 
Udall. on which ths Fausts live 

for benefit of scholairship fimd. i and on which oil was discovered 

held, it is announded today. 

WUbur Glover, Who won sec- 
ond place in the local contest, 
also received honorable mention 
in the national contest for the 
b^st essay on Negro health. Ma- 
rion Penny placed first Doris 
RapfaaeL third and special men- 
tion is given Betty Grant and 
Rosalee Franklin. 

Did Ton Kb«w — there are 219,- 
OOO Nejcroes in Philadeltrfiia? 

Come bring your friends. S12 E. 
28th street from 4-6 Sunday, 
March 19.^ Mn. Cupl.lf^ore » 

president^'.^ 4j ■^^;^- 4^*^^,-!^. ; 

Woodwork Class 
ot Lofoyette 

Instruction' ir Wood'v^rk. by 
William Lewis, a capable artisan. 

! Adult Evening schobl. 12th and 
Naomi streets. Tuesday and 
from 6:36. to 

several yekrs ago. The Fausts 
claim they gave Carson a mort- 
9AX\l pue iiei ut 00S>$ •">* ^S«» 

I paid on the mortgage yearly since 
ttten. In a lawsuit fUed in' 1934. 
the Fausts sought release from 
Qie mortgage, claiming to haTre 
paid it. TThey received judgement 
which was upheld by the state 

I supreme court on appeaL 

I TTie Fausts 
^bunting of 

now seek an ac- 
receipts totaling 

is being offered at Ijhe Lafayette $152,437.06 from oil which they 
AJ..1* r- .: „i 1 ,»Lt "■ clai mthe Carson heirs received 

from 1935 to 1938. 


Thursdav evenings 
0:30 P. M. 

The Beginning dass otters a 
splendid opportunity! to study the 
: operation of woodworking mach- 
ines, tools and thefir usef. and 
woods used in cabinet making. WASHHiGTON. Feb. 27.— Ed- 
Useful pieces of furniture are j ward P. Jones, Chicago polity 
j made such as: end tables, radio king, now under sentence of 28 
I catoiets. coffee tables, etc.. with j months in the federal prison for 
' emphasis on furniture finishing. ' income tax evasion, was report- 

Liquor t>ealers 
Boll Rings Down 
Carnival Curtoin' 

Las Nuestra Sen<«a De Los 
Angeles, might not be a fitting! 
locale for fbe fanfljse. bMuty 
and all the raerry-mad eanuTal' 
spirit of the Mardis Gras; no 
New Orleans, the Crescent City. 
the Creole Jewel, o< the state of 
Louisiana, would be that. 

But last Tuesday night whi«* 
was Shrove ^^Tuesday, the eve' of 
Ash Wednesday, a crowd of 
nearly a thousand people w«e 
on hand at Curtis Mosby s Ala- 
bam Theatre cafe, to crown the 
height of Carnival in a manner 
quite in keeping with the true 
spirit of the Mardis Gras. They 
were there as guests of the East- 
side Liquor Dealers Association. 

Chairman of the entertainment 
committee of the Liquor Dealers, 
A. S. Clark, introduced the asso- 
ciation president Leonard . Sen- 
ters. who. following a short 
speech outlining the policy of the 
organizati nogave the "go ahead" 
signal for an evening of merry- 
making that lasted until early 
dawnup. supplemented by two 
giagantic floorshow revues. 

edly here this weris. trying to 
secure a pardon from ft^sident 

'GWTW^ in 3fd 
Big Week otUA 

"Gone With the Wmi.* 
which Hattie McDaniris 

an A ca de my Award, whidv i 
its third big week of its 
engagement at the United Artiala 
Theatre, ttS'^S oath Bnmtway, 
downtown Lba Aqfriea, m iift 
frestest picture i 
every de^iL 

There are so many : 
about this picture which Dirrid 
O. Selzmck has so faaely produo* 
ed and 'Victor Fleming so htl" 
manly and amazingly directed, 
'that one approaches- the tsA «t ■ 
reporting the event of the pic- 
ture's rfiowinjt here with a fear 
that words are wholly inadequate 
hnd that the limiUtiRU of tpmem 
prevent praise tor everyon* 


The Califomio 
S«ibtcriptieii Rotes 

1 Year . flM 

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I Nov. 3. 1937 at the Post Office aA 
) Los Angeles. Califemia. ondcs 
I the Act <rf March 31 ITtt. 


Watiaasl rec*«iutiMi far tJM Ijok Angelw Hiapter vf Kappa Alpha 
Pai fratetmitr is aee*rd<id this week in tbr appointmeot of Johrt 
W. Brewer i a bore) te the National Problems .Atvi^rT Conmit- 
tae ef the frat by Att>. Janes E Scott. Grand Pe l f ar ch. Bnei^er 
— mj a teroi aa Jenier Grand Vice Polemarch last year and is 
active aa a apaakcr ia leeai eirie aad edacat i aee l circies. 


Wife Follows f«" breeders 

Husbond into """ ^"*'**" 
Greqt Beyond 

Evelyn Hamilton Horton was 
lajd to rest in Evergreen ceme- 
ter>- Monday. March 3. The day 
was filled with rain Black 
clouds hung low over thr city. 
but as the grave was opened to 
receive the casket of Evfelyn. 
placed OB top of that of her iate 
husband who had preceded her 
into the great beyond by one 
month and tlu^e days, the sun 
broke through the clouds and 
centered their bright splendor 
over the cemetery as an omen 
of joy as these two souls, man 
and wife, werp reunited in the 
other world. 

Evelyn Hamilton Morton was 
bom in St. Louis. Missouru Sep- 
tember 2, 1878. and at the age of 
19 met and wed her late hu.-;band. 
Jame% G. Morton. .\nd for 44 
years theap two >ouls lived to 
comfort one another and make 
possible the safety and future r,f 
their children and th^ir grand- 

James Horton was thrifty a.'. J 
his wtfe was frugal. w>h a keen 
sense of busina^? and in I90tj 
entered the field wf cosmetologj-. 
TwenQr years later the entire 
Horton family moved to Los .An- 
geles and set up their establish- 
ment which is being conducted 
by the two dau^ters. Evelyn 
Solomon and Dorothy Stewart 

James Morton died at home, 
one month to the day after thev 
had taken his wife to the General 
hospital from which s.he never 
returned, and died without re- 
covering consciousness from .">. 
coma into which she had laoseci 
on entering the hospital. There 
is no need now to tell her of tho 
passmg of her faithftil husbanr^ 
and perhaps she know? bettc- 
what happened than we poor 
mortals who were left behind to 
mourn her lo«. 

Evieyn Hamilton Horton. al- 
though ai for six years, was al- 
ways cheerful -and optimistic. 
She was a staunch believer m 
Unity and the burial servnce? 
nwere performed by Rev June 
>Cobb. She was survived by her 
Vwo daughters, four grandchild- 
ren and two auAt5. Services 
were conducted by Conner-John- 
son company from their mortua- 

The Southern California Fur 
Breeders association held- iti 
monthly meeting last week in the 
home of Mrs. Effie Green. 3758 
South Haa-vard, with a lively dis- 
cussion of the "Domestic .\ni- 
mal Bill" now before the state 

\ trio ot prize mink were do- 
nated by Mr. G«>rge Brown. Mr. 
.\lbriRht and Mr. Scott, for a 
"iuckj- drawing contest" which 
was won bv Mr. Joe C?rroI' 
!3t>4\ East 'Vemon avenue. 

Among the many interesting 
2uest.« were John Freeman of 
the .American Legion. He sp'^ke 
on "National Defense in behalf 
of Negro Women. " 

ordef WOODS ICE CREAM and 
WOODS ICE. the year-round la- 
vorites. Just call at 1318 E. 41st 
street or CEntury 27634 for any 
of the above mentioned pro- 


Contest Winners 
to Receive 

TTie awarding of cash prizes to 
high school students winning 
the essay contest recentlv con- 
ducted by the L. \. Tuberculosis 
and Health Association will be 
madf at Independent Chiurch. 
Sunday afternoon, beginning at 
345 when the Third .Annual" 
Comffltfnity Health meeting is 

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Novelty Fpibtwear 

fomen's Spring Styles 


• Gobordine! 

• j Block Patent! 

• ' Cctmbinationi^! 

NeNv spring step-ins and ties . . . also 
spectator pumps in white with block 
or ^on. Footwear with the fit, style, 
quality for which you would expect 
to pay much more. 3 V2-9,^,M widths 


9x12' Axminster Rugs 


Perfect rugs in t wide selection of 
attractive colors and handsome de- 
signs to harmonize and add tone to 
Tour furnishings. 9xl2-ft size. 


$3 Down 



Heavy, richly figured to impart distinc- 
tion to any home. And its closely woven 
smooth surface assures long wear. Choice 
of lovely shades. 9-ft. and 12- ft. widths 

sq. vd. 

Oversize Axminster Rugs 

Slight Imperfects, Many Designs and Colors 

T2x12ff., $68.00 if perfect . . . $58.25 
12x12-ft., $87.25 if perfect . . . $65.25 
12x12-ff., $11 1.25 if perfect . . $74.00 


Ensemble Idea! Match Your Draperies 
with furniture Slip Covers in this Sale! 

$10.89 Spun Rayon 


Add a distinct decorator touch with this exquisite 
printed texture frosted sPun rayon. Surround your- 
self with color in gorgeous shades of French blues, 
gold, green, eggshell and du«ity rose. Beautifully 
.sateen-lined with cord shirring tops, 50-in, wide 
by 7-ft. 


Have your slip covers Daren port 
made from the same ^^^^^QQ 
lovely spun rayon fab- 4)^^^yOO 
ric. Our expert work- 
men cut and fit the fin- 
ished slip cove»\s 
on the- furniture in 
your home. 
Draperies — Sixth Floor 

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25c Values 



Yeu'll alwaj-s find a 
of cotton prints a| 
Street Store! For 
Moday we are feai 
yards .... in. bran| 
patterns at 17c. All 

Thick 'n-Thln| 



50c Values! 
Spring Designs! 

Popular thick-'n'-thl 
prints in lovely flor^ 
«trip>es on white 
grounds. All tubfast, 

r«bfici tttni f\9W — F 

r Terms en Purchases of $1 or Mom 
[0 Dropn, Slip Covers, Upholstory, tic 


[• Reg. $59.50! Save in I 
|# Hondsomc Console m 
m 10-yr. Foctory Guoro^ 

E14rMlf e maeliiiiw have a natio 
la rich brawn walnut eolor, will 
ttand wli*n not in use forsewii 


I • 10-yr. Guar. 
• Reg. $49.50! 

C*m»letcl7 a^lf-eoBtalned, 
and foot eontral. diae tenai< 

eontral. diae tenaion on 
SvwIbs Msahlnc 

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Feoturing Values in New, Foshion-Right Fabrics . . . • 
• Thrilling IncenHve to Start Easter Sewing Now! 


• Exotic in PaHern on4 Coloring ! 

• Irtflit, S^osky umd Cdlorful Royons! 

• Gn Floral*' Troptcehf Ui Detisnt! 

These are tH« very prints that ore walking off with 
fashion honors! Glance ot your fashion books orKl you'll 
see goy, large prints formiifig the background for form- 
ols, cocktoli skirts, blouses; Also smart for 3-piece play- 
suits and hostess coots. iAiH washable 39-irKh wjdth. 

5000 Yards f^ayon 

Crepe Prints. 

49c Value! Crown Test«|d Quolity! 


Fine Denier Rayon 


Crepe Prints 

Beautiful MiAf pnnU that will 
make up Bite mor«-«xp«j«ive- 
Iroking dr«Mes. rioral*, doU, 
stnpea, W. 


$1.00 Volue! All Washable! 


A jionous array of spring designi< 
in small motifs, paisley and mo- 
notone effects in tlui npulir 



A Fast-Selling Royon Weave for Spring! 

Popular because La Jerz ig not only smart but is wrinkle- 
resistant and washable! Colorful florals, tropical designs, 
trif monotones, stnpes and dots. All 39 inches wide. 



New Spring Cottons 



Grand Selection for a Big Cotton Season ! 

You'll be thrilled with these! 
Smart printed pique, large 
Hawaiian designs in krinkle 
serrsucker, prints, dotted 
Swiss. Many others! yd. 


29c, 39c Values! 

Cotton Suitings 



For Slocks, Ploy 

Togs, Uniforms! 

AH Colorfost! 

March Sewing Event special! 1300 
yards novelty cotton suitings in 
plain colors, white for playsuits, 
skirts, dresses, draperies, etc. 

Falirica — Btant Flaw — Tlftti StrMt Star* 



I Event! 



Shizid Sijc/iiZ. 

Brojdwav ct Fiuh MAdiicn 7 3 

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LOW-! $69i0 


tivingrooiq Suite 

Poy Only $6.00 Down 

An impresive suite with the 
smart styling, beautiful up- 
holstering and the long-life 
construction features usually 
four»d on suites selling for 
much more . . . An outstand- 
ing VALUE at $59.50 

Mattress k Bo 

Special purchase of this regular 
$29.50 combination! 

Only $2 Down 

Both for 

One Price 



The kinerspriBg mattress ha? the 
g«>naine Nachman Spring Unit and 
superior features that assure you 
maximum sleeping comfort. And. 
remember, ^h» matching box spring 
is vaiUtUt . . both pieces SI 9.95 

Sale o0cme7lecdJi 


' Fine Unbleached Quality at a lig Saving! 

An extra fine grade made by the Pequot milla . . . usable lengths 
of 39c sheeting that will bleach firm and fine. Buy all the lengths 
gfou need in this March saving event Specially priced! 





Sove on this Speciol Purckoee! 






Volues! 22x24-inch! 

DoNible Threod Weave! 


Extra heavy manr&ize towfls that 
are outstanding values! j Snowy 
white, with cofored borders! 

Pequot Sheeting, Yd. 

Rec. 39c — OMble J| 0^m 

knfthx, unbleached, M VC 

54 , mches wide. ~ ^ 


You can't imagine such attrac- 
tive spreads at this low price! 
AUover dieniUe with chain bor- 
dered edges in lovely plain pas- 
tels. FuU and twin sizes. 

72x84-in. Normon Blanket, eoch $3.98 

Warmly napped blanket«V)f 40% wool in k>v»ly 
pastel shade*. Rayon taffeta bound. Because they're 
slight irregulars of $S.M quality you save $2,00. PiCKWOOD SHEETS 

Slight Irregs. of $1.39 Quality! Sove Now! 

An amazing saving because of -minor flaws in the b«is! You'll 
be wise to buy your sheet supply for the entire year at this one- 
day special price. Pure finish and Uped ed«e«. Alao, 71x108 m«* 


PfHow Tvbinfl, Yo^ 

iteguar 39e! Helian 

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SSe' Quality; usable <■ «^« ^ 

^rths. 94 iBdiM JLSKI 



AiMricM Wootan Mill . . . «.9I,V«I««! 


A luxuries blanket iat eur 
bargam in'ice! Wanit and 
fleecy in lovely plain shades » 
of blue, roec. green and geld. 
Richly bound. TlxM-iii 

Event! 25% Wool Blonket 

Outstanding double Uanket '^uy" 
Wann. hanry quality tint caataina 
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PRESENTS CANDJPATES FOR MAYOR |HEIRCAsE With thf aonroach of ! the nriiriarv elections hiit at ■ ' * ■■ ■ r-r^ ■ H— — — 1 '- 

Nil to Reogi tHe < :AUFORM iA EAG*J^|^ ^^,is»ev«ri{n^ 

I I ,i , ' ' , _: ' " . — ; — ^. / ■ _ I _ u:...l. %iV ^" ' • • I 

With the approach of; the prifriarj elections but a 
rt time a\\'ay, a critical jjeriod fo*" the City as^ well as 
j ift* national government h^saAit:0.J':-:^/'^'^rj^'_ 
% ! Selection of the right man for Mayor of Los Angeles 
*?or the next four years is worthy of serious sttidy and 
'action on the |>art of e\,pry.,vpting., citizen of this great 
rommomvealth. ;, ' > J / \^^:i i ^ ' •' *" 

The CAI;[F(^NI.¥ eKgLE' is presenting the case 
; of each of the.caudidates withgiii bias or preference, puv 
ting the inattp- ttf choice s<iuarely up.'tothe voters, them 


RBm ran Aps: 



Credit for Los Angeles' inter- 
c«nn«:tmg highway system call- 
ed the lifeblood of outlying com- 
munities today was given to 
Councilman Stephen W. Cun- 
ningham, candidate for Mayor, 
by Mark Shaw, president of the 
Suburban District League which 
has endorsed Cunningham^ can- 

"Without .-iuth connecting high- 
ways as I he new Arroyo Seco 
freeway, the Cahuenga freeway, 
Sepulveda boulevard. Riverside 
drive. Olyrnpic and Venice bou- 
levard, and other major arteries, 
to the harbor and east and west." 
Shaw declared, "the tremendou'! 
growth of th^ suhurban a r r a .^ 
would ha\e been impossible.' 

Shaw declared that Cunning- 
ham, as chaimian of the Coun- 
cil .< state and county affairs 
committee for eight years, has 
Obtained the funds for these ne- 
c«ssarv ' arteries from state and 
federal sources without creating 
special assessment districts or 
additiorSal local taxes. 

"Hi.s work has boen so effi- 
cient that the city is now re- 
ceiving mgre than twice the 
amount of gas tax funds former- 
ly granted Los Angele,<; by the 
State Highway Commission." 
Shaw .said. 

The Suburban League, associa- 
tion of ch^ftrbcrs W commerce, 
and civic group.= in the 24 sub- 
urban areas *f the city." endors- 
ed Cunningham because "not 
only is his honesty above ques- 
tion, but his record as one of 
the ablest councilmen in the 
city's hi.^tory shows he is tem- 
peramentally qualified to give 
the entire city the harmonious 
and effective leadership Los An- 
geles need.s." — 

In addition to f\is record on 
highway,*, Shaw also praised 
Cunninjfham for his sponsorship 
of legislation lo preserve and 
protect the citv'.'; public beach- 

Another highlight of Cunning- 
ham's record, according to Shaw, 
is his v^orous fight to reduce 
street lighting asssesments on 
property owners. 

Hdnor Rasmussen 
At Memo 

Citizens of the commuriity ga- 
thed Tuesday night at the Memo 
Clyb to banquet Councilman Carl 

Charting plans for ?. vigorous 
spring csmpaign. the Council- 
man addressed a hear^ (address 
to listeneis. *'^^l 

Guests included Ed Hawkins, 
Charlotla A. Bass. Atty, Thomas 
L. Griffith. Jr.. Leon Washington, 
Jr.. Mr. and Mrs. Loren Miller. 
Mr. and Mrs. A. Hill. Dr. Vada 
Somerville, C. W. Stafford, Rob- 
ert Robinson. Albert Patrick, Lil- 
lian Johnson. Dr. Boswell. and 
Dr. Henrietta Perkins of Chicago, 


> Charles J. HmlMtaid, candidate 
for. mayor, announced the pUt* 
form on which he will aeek elec- 
tion, as follows: 

' Husband is a nationally kno\^ 
tax. counselor. He was at on* 
time connected with the'Los An- 
geles County Assessor's oftice 
and later served for three years 
as a member of the faculty at 
Southwestern University where 
he taught California property 

Husband is a recognized liberal 
and leading Democrat.- 

His platform pledges him to: 

1. Lower taxes and install a 
system of economic rrt^pagement 
in the city government by adopt 
ing proved business 
and practices. 

2. Lower crime and fire 
by reorganizing the "demoraliz- 
ed Police and Fire departments." 
(This he proposes to accomplish 
by re-establishing confidence and 
.security of rank among the 
members of the two departments 
and by utilizing the executive 
ability and brains of the person- 
nel by placing competent mem- 
bers in key posts. Husband f>oip.t- 
ed out that m.ajor crimes aloni' 
have increased 16 per cent un- 
der the incumbent mayor.) 

3. Protect tax dollars by pro- 
viding audits and control of the 
citv's piopertv assessments, a 
nicasure designed to guarantee .t 
more equitable distribution of 
fh" tax load between large '^nd 
small taxpayers wnile. at the 
same time, protecting the city's 
maior revenue source 

-1. Eliminate radicaN "rofoim" 
ir.former.s and ' oarlor oinks ' 
from important city commissions. 

(5) Restore thr municipally 
owned Water and Power Dep?rt- 
ment to the "high level of ffi- 
ciency which was prevalent be- 
fore the incumbent mayor set 
u|X)n a policy of "nile or ruin." 
and to reduce rates for both 
large and small r-onsumer?" 

t>. Maintain ir the Mayor's of- 
fice and enforce in all other de- 
partments an attitude of toler- 
ance and fair pldy toward litti'' 
and bi^ business men alike, to 
the end that the Police depart- 
ment will be used for th( ori- 
man- ourpose of protecting iifc 
and property 'ind not for politics 
or persecution. ^ 

- . --„. V. ' 

7. Cooperate with the Citji 
Council to the end that the legis- 
lative and executive branches of 
the city's government can intel- 
ligently work for and orotect the 
best interests of the people. , 

8. Deal fairly with both canital 
;-nd -labor, as a matter of their 
right, in order thai Los Angeles 
may cnjov the maximum eco- 
nomic benefits from a healthy 
iPffij'-"ioi c>ro-\'th. 

V. • rsuc a policy of coopera- 
tion v,'ith federal agencies in or- 
der that the city may be able to 
obtain its prooortionate sbari' of 
federal funds for public works 
projects, thereby increasing em- 
rloyment rolls. 

10. Protect the rights and safe- 
guard the security of civil service 
employees and their pension sys- 



Continued challenge to the un- 
derworld and; special privilege ^ 
groups if he is re-elected to a ^ nave aecided to run dgain for 
new four year terms was as- the office of Mayor of Los An 
sured today by Mayor Fletcher i g«le$, on a platform basep on the 

Bowron's "cam.paign conrmiittee 

Frank Peterson, campaign 
manager, declared Mayor Bowron 
is pledged to continue his ag- 
. . gressive steps to break up the 

principles entrenched ;ind corrupt political 
machine u hcli controlled the 
city for so many years. 

"Mayor Bowron has protected 
the uses and corrected ,the abus- 
es of dfflnocracy." Peterson said, 
"He has vindicated the demo- 

speclfic needs of this con»munity, 
as expressed to me by thiousaiids 
of its representative ciltiTen-^. 1 
intend, if elected, to; 
I. Stabilize Pensions. 

The right of all citizens to a 
pension because of age. disabili- j 
ty or after long and faithful ser- ' 

vouia itave been provided ifrbm 
city, county and state gasoline 
taxes and Federal appropriatiohs 
without 'any cost to the property 
owners. This enterprise should' 
be revived immediateir a» «<}«-; 
fenae mearare of paramount M^ 
portance to the greater port on 
he Pacific. 
-a. Reduce Grime 

1 propose to reorganise the Po- 
'■c4 Department into speci>d dt 
isipns, manned by men who un- 
erftand crime and the psychblor 
y |of the criminals they must 
•ombat. The Los Angeles, Police 
Department will no longer spend 
its time chasing "B" girls along 
the roofs of East Fifth Street^ or ' 
radjing family card games! while, 
all over town, burglars wilk im- 
hampereid' through citizen^' front 
4-b. Reduce Traffic AccidJents 

If as many people were killed 
daily in the streets of Los An- 
g^eles by any deadly weapon oth-« 
er than an automobile, the Gov- 
ernor would declare martial law 
in this community! 

I projpose to revive ' in its en- 
tirety the "Twelve Point Plan" 
developed by the Automobile 
Club of Southern California, the 
Traffic Commission of Los An- 
geles, the Police Department, and 
myself. We began to put this plan 
into operation in the summer of 
1938 with excellent results. 
5. Ri-'duce TeleiAione 
Toll Charges 


THimdoy/ M^h^ 6,' 1941 

Judge T^plih 

Aflen Nomed 
Music Directoi' 

_ Gilbert Allen, young chon 
_ _ _ director and composet. haa J 

Ofteit referred to a«^ne of thej fc*en' appointed director of 
mo a t humane jud^ on the "T young people at 'WTi 
bench heiy, Judge Ir«in Taplin, ' Chapel Methodist church, 
of Office' No. 2, MuntcUlBl Court Mr, Allen is now preparing 
expressed the belief, this week, second book i for publicati 
that more playgrounds where "Philosophy of Singing Nei 
youths might spend their leisure Youth." Recently the Los An; 
time, would go a long way to- [ les Board of Education hon 
wards the prevention 5t juvenile 

"It stands to reason," he told 

1 an EAGLE reporter, 'that sCiper 
vised play takes tl^e minds" of 
' youngsters off mischief and af- 
fords them a wholesome outlet 
for their surplus energy. Gi\'en 
no such outlet they frequently 
fall into mischievous activities 
that all too often lead| to crimin- 
al offenses," 
"The cost of apprehei^ding and 
Fairly housing a criminal is tr«men- 

I propose that each candidate dous. whereas, the cost of pre- 

be examined on the basis of his — ^'^ 

practical knowledge of the posi- 
tion he is to fijl. After his ap- 
pointmeiit I prot»se to see fo it 
that he ' is protected in all his 
Civil Service rights. Under my 
administration no employee will 
be dismissed from tthe service 
wthout being given a fair and 

the young director by making 
records of his music to be us 
in the appreciation classes of th 
public schools and radio br 


venting juvenile crime is 
much less thai we wonder whj| 
more emphasislis not placed up 
this type of Work. I am certai 
that the police department ac 
the office of the Mstrict Attorl 
nev as well as a majority of 
citizens will aftree with this poin] 
of view." he concluded. 

impartial hearing and an oppor- 

^ _ ti'nity to present his side of the 

There is "no reason why Los I ' • •?• before finsl action is taken. 

Angeles residents should have 
to pay a premium to talk to one 
another anywhere within the 
citv limits. 

I propose that all telephone 

vice. IS a principal recognized 'in i rates be made uniform through- 
state and federal law. To ques- j out the city anli that no added 

ttion that right or to destroy it is I toll, other than the minimum 

'a backward step in these timts 

cratic process in an era when the i If elected. I will remove all 
democratic ideal has been chal- future uncertainty regarding 
lenged." their pensions from the men of 

The following benefits, he said, the Police and Fire Departments 
were recorded to the credit of the and their families, by stabilizing 
Bowron admiriistration: 1 pensions for all city services. 

1. The Harl;>or Department in 2. Give Full Coooei-ation O- 

one year increased net profits 
by nesrlv S250.000. 

2. Police Department key men 
have been recruited from the 
rank-s of trusted officers The 
notorious Red Squad : nd Spy 
Squad have been abolished. The 
garage racket has been broken 
up and the gambling and vice ] 
payoff rackets have been abolish- 

3. Annual income of the Water 
and Power Department has been 
increased by more than S3 000.- 
I'OO and the foundtaion has been 
laid for substantial rate reduc- 
tions for consumers. 

4. The offensive water and 
power political machine has been ' 

.1. Collusioni between contract- 
(iis has been wiped out by the 
Board of Public Works, which 
exposed pettv bribery on the part I 
of minor officials, stopped the ! 

rate charged subscribers, today, 
be levied against a resident liv- 
ing anywhere within the corp- 
orate limits of Los Angeles. 
6. Improve Transportation 

I further propose that the Pa- 
cific Electric and Los Angeles 
Railway Companies be compelled 
to accept transfers from each 
other's lines within the citv lim- 
its., without ^xtra cost . '■, the 

1", Restore Ci*'- Employee Morale 

No privat • %uuftry ever made . 
a success ot its business after the 
morale of i'..« employees had been 
broken, down, as has happened I 
under the present city adminis- 
tration. I jjropose to restore their 
morale bj restoring their confi- 
dence in their superiors and in ' 
their city government. , 

11. ProBiHte Democracy in Action ' 

My rec >rd in office proves that 
I have always championed the 
civil liberties of our citizen ^^ 'nd 
the righns of labor. 

Projects ViUl To 
National Defemc 

.\s;- a consequence of^the policy 
of ."non-coopcration-," Los Ange- 
les'has not endeared itself to of-, travelling public, 
ficial Washingtno and has. al- ". Continue .Municipal ~^ 

ready lost million of dollars in Ownership of Water & Power 
income on projects which are The present city administration 
now going esewhere. This poH^y has now sabotaged our lareau 
has impaired the city's ability to of Water and Power to such an 
ncrease its own income through | extent that in another year or 

Hollywood. 14 ioia with build first elaas hoiiae t er more ma. 
will baild any kind of house yon want, small down parment 
FHA If necessary. 


'3 house or lot income. 

4 family flat and 2 room house on Dalton. Hurry. 

9 rras. on Oxford Blvd. only ll.tM dn. swell home for aw^ 


8325 dn. 2 houses 5 & 4 rms. bal, S3S per month. 

12 r6om house %6SQ down. 

C room house on 49th Place. S650 down. 
^2 houses ofl lot 4 and 3 rooms $2tM. Full pries terms ar. 

Large rooming house, 17 rms. Nice Inc. Sl.tM dn. Hnrry. 

6 units on Long Beach only $5500. 

!) room home on SZnd Street, $10M down. 

C. E N N I S 
411 Eoit48fh Strttf 

ADami 12497 

At a previous meeting the fol- 
f lowing officers were installed: 
I Leon Thompson. pres.: Sam 
I Flory. vice-pres.: T. .E. Brous- 
I sard. fin. sec'y: Tamazine James. 

recording yec'y: J. W. Griffin. 

treas.: Bob Holliday. sgt.-at-arms: 

Ned James, custodian and Joe 

Jul'an. chaolair. 

practice of employe "donations" j Tunne 
to their superiors and ended the I 
patent paving racket 

0. The Los Angeles city aov- 
rrnment has been restored to 
the confidence of the Federal De- 
partment of Justice and other 
Federal agencies, instituting har- 
monious and cooperative rela- 
tions with the State and Federal 

The Citizens' Committee td 
Re-elect Mayor Bowron ha-- 
headquarters in the Rowan Bldg , 
Fifth and Spring Sts.. Los An- 

Supervisor John Anson Ford 
i.s chairman of t h e committee; 
John R. Richards, former State 
Director of Finance, vice chSir- 
man: Alexander MacKeigan. 
treasurer: Frances M. Cassidy, 
.secretary; Van M. Griffith, d'- 
rector of precinct organ izati'^ 

Rasmussen Is 
YMAL Soeoker 

Councilman Carl Rasmussen 
will pppear tomorrow night at 
the 'younp Men's Advancement 
League. 441fi So. Central avenue, 
to dicuss community' andcivic af- 

The mpcl< lynching of six Ne- 
gro students at Fremont high 
.schorl will be a prime of discus- 
sion with the newly formed 
Mothe and Citizens Committee 
for Democracy in Educatio" 
scheduled to be present. 

two. if the present policies are 
continued private utility interests 
will be in a position to take it 
over — as they have long intend- 
ed to do. 

I propose to see that this great 
public service remains in the 
hands of the people of this com- 
munity — its real owners. 
8. Secure Adequate Funds For 
Parks. Playgrounds And 
Public Library / 

These institutions must have 
adequate funds if they are to 
continue their essential work of 
dro. Wilmington and Long Beach I providing recreational apd cul- 
with Termina' Island, approved I tural opportunities for thf people 
by the Wai- Department as a ! of Los Angeles. I' propose to see 

taxes, by stil'line business in t'le 
harbor eommunties. and has de- 
laved without justification the 
gigantic task of I'c-arming the 
nation for defense. To further , 
point up this stupid policy, the 
public has only to remember 
that the lands in question are 
now idle, producing revenue for 
no one. 
3. Keep Los Angeles Harbor 

The Greatest Port 

On The Pacific 
I propose ta revive the "T" 

project, linking San Pp- 

military measure. If this project 
had boon executed as I intended. 
it would have been completed 
over .'-ix r"^"'' - "-^ and funds 

that they get them. This can be 
accomplished and still reditce 
taxes. / 

9. Administer Civil Service 

atf M 

»T R 

ERA Program 
Gains Ground 

Work of the Economic Relief 
Association, with headquarters 
at 2714 (S. Compton avenue, in- 
spired rftw outbursts of commu- 
nity enthusiasm and support this 

Spokesmen for the organiza- | 
:ion said that the regular meet- 
.ngs In churches of the communi- t 
t.y have welded the ranks of fort- j 
lowers into a "hard-bitten army j 
of visionaries." 

■ Dedicated to the theory of 
raaximuf) commuriity Industrial | 
and business development the , 
VHA "practical economic" plan 
is founded in the cstabliRhment j 
of n-w business and the creation i 
of netv mdustry. j 


Th<» Louisiana Pelican Pleasure 
and Social Club held a very m- 
terestin" meeting Mar. 1 a* the 
home of Mr. Sam Flory, 938 E. 
33rd street. Thoee present spent 
the evening playing various gam- 
es after beine served a delicious 
tur'f^v dinner. 

This is one of »he outstanding 
c1u»*< of the city. Thev have some 
ver^' nice plans outlined for the 





Jfavtt& HlSANaENT Sisae/i 

I.^r^tH Rftt« that when **BUick H»r- 
•n«n, th« WorlH't fiTPMte»t Waficisn. " 
^^a<( iri ritdia. a iir*»t Maat^r oalled 
htm to hi* "BaakaU" aii4 pnK-Iaimed 
hiai ibe (ItM-eiulant of "Aahitur I." 
<h# ^Tpate^t maarlcuin of uurimt times. 
[ h*- "( ; rra I Blat k H«rmaii ' ' utayrH 
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If You Pail t0Rea<i THE CALIFORNIA 

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Yoa stand between me and my God, 
If I by the throne thould behold you. 
-, . • Smilinf up with those eye* loved to well, 

'■"*'■■ * Ooe«, clo«« in my arm* I would hold you 

' And drop with you down te »weet hell! 

Itala or no doggone rain. . . for ^ will check out again within the 

CA(^LE You Moy Never Know It Happened 

■ - Wm 

color and floy-doy there 

it a thinf to outdo our Santa 

aita Handicap for what-have- 

. sortie a something comes 

er you and even way after the 

ricM are posted you still tingle 

. Twaa like that laat Satd. . . 

id even if 90 per cent of our 

next few wetks. . . and does that 
lad do a mean conga and rhumba? 
"Dee so! . . . They do say: that 
All-Statea program at Indepen- 
dent recently, really came thru 
as a most unusual affair. Unique, 
and well done. . . 

That was go-getting Gordon 
Croques doin' the town over the 

i^loving «entry who worshlo wkend, from Oakland. Gordon is 

iftail didn't reap the gold 

tiey'd expected, it was fun nev- 
brthelesa. . .and did our brown - 
Ikina loop like oages and pages 
}ut've Vofue? Yep, brother. . . 

nd it did all eyes 0Dnd to see 
|!m. too. I'm here to tell you! 

Lines tracked down *rom 
Ihuffled bits of paper. . . Zetas 
fenced over the weekend (Satd.) 

lius rounding out their third an- 
lual assembly on the local vil- 

ige rreen. . . Independent will 
loubtless be bulging from all 
Tides at S:45 Sundav eve. L. A. 

jberculosis and Health Associ-* 

aon's third annual mass meet- 
jig, ypu know. Some of the most 
Iminent men of letter* will be on 

le rostrum. Not a dull speaker 

making quite a big spalsh as a 
boxing manager, etc. Nice guy... 
And that Carmy Lomax looking 
so swish at the races, Satd. . . 
Khaki-clad Uncle Sam tapped 
Pat Patterson on the rtioulder 
last week. Too bad. as Pat's doing 
splendidly in his business. What's 
more, Pat was to become a bride- 
groom Monday eveg last. ; . Con- 
grats, you benedict you!. . '.An- 
derson's Sunday concert crowd 
cross-section: The Lt Rocky 
Washingtons, she a standout in a 
striking chapeau, Mildred Blount. 
Eula Henderson and her mftther 
(who lyrthdayed yestdy., the 5th) 
Josephme Cooper, Hattie Mc- 
Daniel swathed in silver fox and 


diatnonda on black velvet (she 

the lot I'm Plad to chronicle and Anderson were introduced 

. . unfortunately, that can't be for the first time, and enjoyed 

id for all mass meetings. . .'it). Hall Johnson, the Ed Kurds, 

|ere. there, or anvwhere . . .^side | Clinton Rosemond, et al. . . An- 

Mrx. Ilssie Matti.^on: Thanks I dwson left at 7 for Portland. . . 

million. . . i Uot Brown birthdays this 

„. , ,, .. month, but she won't tell us 

Mrs. Agnes Riddle, a t this .^^.^en. . . heigh ho. . . Paul Will- 

Titmg. IS a natient at Methodist. ^^^ .^^.^5 has been back some 

ad a nasty fall down her stairs, ^^^^ ^q^ f^om SAmerica, never 

iflered a dislocated shoulder looked better in his life. He Clip- 

pe.'ed. you know. . . must've been 
a thrill of a flying trip. . . 

So few of us reach a ninety- 
third birthday. .' . Monday was 
that event for Mrs. Jane Jami- 
son. . . and she's just as proud 

Proud owners of a swank new clubhouse at 29th street and Wlestem avenue. Alpha Bowling 
members poee above with club mother, Mrs. Charlotta A. Bass at Sunday's grand . opening. Seated, 
left to riglit, R. Reed, A. Martin, C. Robinson and A. Robinsmu first row, standing, I. to ir., E. 
Thomson, Z. Bradley, president; B. Knox, \. J. Pnstom, J. Laneer, | organizer; G. Oliver, C. Green, 
L. Williams, J. Holliday. Standing, rear, 1. to r., G. Dunkin,'C. Nun^, A. Collins, E. Burton, J. Jones, 
R. Kenney, C. Royal and C. Lincolnfelter. Tlie me it wished special ^alvos for the four charter mem- 
bers, Laneer, Collins, Jones and Bradley. j 

lid shock. . . Aside to Lillian 

•ntress; Thanks a million. . . 

larian Anderson had all MGM 

her feet, Wedn. last when she 

lured the lot. Producers, stars. 

00 boys-T-ALL of them — were 

^^*^-S*-^,.°i-t'/,'!!^5„l,'*l «^d l"ive!v"aboilt u'm h^r family 
^ (.pngj-ats. young lady. 

loot her and get her autograoh 
arson wore that fabulous 
link of hers, also a gray tur- 
lui. et al. . . Exie Boutte was 
iitd. hostess to one of her count- 
clubs. . . Good taste in 
sthes: Fred Toney. . . Trezz 
Inderson. here not long ago on a 
Ijring around the land, stands a 
Isdc chance of being the next 
l-exy of the powerful Postal Al- 

Tells Betrothal 
at Bridge- 

On Thursday, Feb. 20, a char- 
ming bridge and luncheon party 
was given at the home of Mrs. 
Somehow I can't help think j Earnest Barren. 1140 East 45 
Jat likeable Tommy Martin left I street, . sister of Miss Ferrol G. 
Itr hearthside without the light- Bobo, R. N. of 1350 East 48th 
It hfart in the land! Certainly place, announcing the engage- 
lipe Tommy, who is a very in- ment of her sister, Ferrol, to Mr. 
Inse yoiing ' man about every- ' Johnnie B. Connor of 120 North 
ling he does, doesn't let his ring Westlake avenue. Though the 
lisfortune dampen that enthusi- weather poured scales of showr 
Itic ardor he had for all of us. ers the entire afternoon, Mrs. 
for one. shall miss him. . . , Barren's lovely and cosy home, 
pse close to him claim as soon offered a very friendly welcome 
'he does his bit for the throne. ; to the many guests as they be- 
I?. and things get straightened, gan appearing at 1 p. m. 
It. he'll be back with his sister | A very tasty and skillfully pre- 
. which will be swell, but I'm pared lunch arrayed a beauti- 
raid it'll be some time ^ore fully decorated . table, presenting 
I comes to pass. . . 1 a center -piece which brought ap* 

. I preciative remarks from everv 

ffeil, well. . . Tennis finals re- guest. After the savory repast 
Im to Tuskegee this August. ; had been served buffet style; the 
hat should cfll for much hey- \ guesu were seated at several 
fy! If they get into it as with bridge tables which held the real 
uch gayety as the last time, the | surprise of the party. Unusual 
slkin will get rung good and 1 and extremely chic individual tal- 
Ing, for Tuskegee plaVS a fine jip, ^^ ^^^^ cream color, gave 
Tat NY and DC folk get together ^he secret away, fir on each tal- 
Ike a whole railroad car and I \y ^.gre the names Ferrol and 
|« fun they have gomg to and . Johnnie. General exclamations 
ft is aumpin! The car is out on and congratulations upset bridge 
siding on the campus. . . They 11 playing for a while. 
liss the late Atty. piaddeus j i-^.q tricky bridge prizes were 
|»ote, who was an ATA official 1 given, one for the highest score 
hm Nassau. He was an inrom- 1 to Mrs. Melvina Coleman and the 
ftrable host at home, as indeed | booby prize to Mrs. OUie May 
le all the Toote family. Liberal. \ Oliver: the afternoon passed 
Isrming Etienne Dupuch. edi- much too quickly, for every one 
|r of the Nassau Daily Tribune, , [pft still glowing with the sur- 

another interesting islander, pnsed announcement. 

Continental fashion and good The engaged young lady pres- 1 

lanneri are a part of the life gnted a very fascinating appear- 

Icial there— at least before the ance. as she moved about gayly . 

lar.) •>->'" ^^^ very latest of print' 

iBut I know dynamic uc. D. 1 jerseys. Her guests included I 

ison Hoage. the fiery ATA head I her sorority members, a few 

om NY. will be on hand, with , ^^^^ friends and members of the 

r. Reggie Weir and all the oth- , family. Johnnie, the fiance, add- 

s . . .Dr. Hoage s golden-hair , p^j to the party by sending about 1 

lughter. _Lois (sl-e's married, : 3 p. m. a very arresting bouquet 

WIVES AND SWEETHEARirg of AIiAa Bowling . . . posed above in modest aaanymity are the Danes 
and Damsels whose plncky support of the men-folks has bc«o a major oontrUratien to their brilliant 
success. They added a special tondi et beanty and elegaaec to Sunday's grjaad opming. 


PANORAMIC VI£W of featirities at the grand opening of tl|» Ali>ha Bowling clubhouse at ii9th 
street and Western avenue Sunday. Crowds gayly flock to the $4604 bar, but one of spectacular 
features at the swank new social crater. 

Alpho Bowling Men Open 
Swank Westside Clubhouse 

Bringing to Los Angeles a | — 7—- — — — - 

unique inovation in business and ' modes and boasts among other 
social custom, the Alpha Bowling ! thmgs a $4600 bar. 
club celebrated Sunday the grand j Spokesmen for the 

opening of its resplendent new 
clubhouse at 29lh street on West- 

em avenue. 

MDPA Urges Members 
to Attend Coming Parley 

The Southern Calif. Medical, 
Dental and Pharmaceutical As- 
sociation met at Camille Den 
Wednesday. Feb. 27 in their re- 
gular monthly meeting. Business 
Alpha! of the evening consisted princi- 
pally of putting the final touch- 
es to arrangements for the Post 
Graduate Symposium to be held 
next week thru the generosity 
of the Los Angeles Tuberculosis 

Bowling organization state that 

the enterprise will be operated 

under strict club regulations and 
Designed to supply a long-felt i that the establishment will re- 
community need, the clubhouse fleet dignity and credit upon Ne- 
is considered one of the most [ gro Los Angeles. Equipped with 
significant of racial real estate a large dance floor, banquet hall, 

achievements. Offering to the a swank foyer — not to mention j of the profession other parts of 
city's socially-minded an ex- 1 that bar! — the clubhouse pos- the state is being called to the 
elusive rendezvous for parties, 1 .sesses alt the facilities which any 1 effort being made to arouse and 
banquets and dances, the club- i modem social group desires and ! 'tir into action the now dormant j 
house is modeled in the latest ' demands. i State Medical Association. ITtese j 

'- ■ I medical men are asked to strain; 

Doctors' Wives Will Officiate cvervpmnM o be here. 

G. W. B. A. members are not* 
a fair weather group. I mean 
most of them are not. I say that 
because there was a near capc- 
ity crowd at Mrs. Louise Roan's 
home Friday night to enjoy a 
good game of duplicate and lome 
delicious cake and coffee, in*Spite 
of the generous rainfall we had 
that evening. Mmes. Henry and 
Campbell were North-South win- 
ners with 45 match points. Our 
president, Ray Marshall, and a 
new member. Mr. McDowell, won 
East-West with 48 match points. 
Be with us Sunday at 3:30 p. m. 
for our regular monthly dupli- 
cate play at 1503 "E. 22nd street. 
We are still receiving dues for 
•41. I 

Our San Diego members, the 
Paramount club, conducted a 
benefit bridge and whist tourna- 
ment. Ladies winning shoe orders 
were Misses Slaughter, Jones. 
Chapman. Men were Messrs. Od- 
en and Robinson. Mr. Andrews, 
had the highest whist score. Fred 
R. Johnson is president; I. M. 
Wooden, secretary. We congra- 
tulate them for taking part in the 
affair of their community, also 
for paying their dues for '41. 
Now we can have that re^onal 
match real soon. 

The Contract Bridge club again 

, proves its inte'^est in civic affairs 

by presenting three worthy boys 

I with a year's membership ip the 

I YMCA. These guests deserve a 

lot of praise. 

Mi Ladies c'jb held election of 

officers at their last meeting. 

, Louise Roan is the new j-resi- ' 

j dent; Mae Denton, vice presi- 

I dent: Katherine Sloan, secretary: 1 

Capitola Robinson, re-eiected 

treasurer: Alyehe Robinson.i bus- [ 

^ ■ 1 

Royal- Chancellors Plan 
Easter Matinee Prom 

I Meetini? at the home of Sec- 
i retary Arthur: Patterson, the 
Royal Chanlcellors recently 
1 chartered plans for their Grand 
; E a s t e r Matinee Promenade, 
which is scheduled for the Ala- 
bam Theater Cafe. 

Members decided that the af- 

horior trScks than losers, you had 
the requirements for a two bid- 
Now when your winners and hon- 
or tricks add: to 13 or more," you 
have a two bid in the following 
mess manager. hand: SKQJX-HAKX-DAXQl-OX 

The Golden State Social club . -CX. "Vou have 8'i winners and 

held the season's best dance Sat- 
urday night at the Elks' Hall. It 
was followed by a breakfast at 
the Marble Inn. Henrietta Lewis 
is president; Margaret Hale, sec- 

Another change in the Culbert- 
son system is the rule for en 
opening bid of two in a suit. 
Heertofore when you had more 

5 ,- honor tricks added togeth- 
er makes 14. A good two bid. 

The bidding of last week's hand 

W— !-D. Dbl. P. Dbl : X— IS, 
P. 5-S. P; E— 3-H. 5-H. P, P; S— 
4-.S. P, P. P. 

Five scades can he made 
against any defense. East-West 
can make six hearts. 



Wishes to announce the opening of his office at 

4161 Vi So. Central Avenue 

General Practice and Physio Therapy 
Telephone ADam? 4466 Day or Night 

at Reception Tea After Health Meet 

of gardenias to his love. The en- 
gaged young lady smilingly an- 
nounced that the wedding will 
take place in June, the month of 

lul is a DC schoolmarm now) 
lually goes down. Lawdy, won- 
It whatever became of champ 
l>d Thompson. . . and blonde 
lickie Jamieaon. who swung a weddmg bells and roses. 

lean racquet. She was once wed | 

Omaha's T)r. Jesse Hutten. . 
lie Birch usually made the meet, 
lo. . » If memory serves, I be- 
Isw Clarence: Mills of Pasa- 
Ima, is on the executive com- 
] ittee. . . Kinckle Jones is an of • 
|:er. . . Qeve Abbott, at Tus- 
>gc«, was first vi^ prcxy. . ■ 
llrs. Josephine "Br^'W, Angel- 
Iw. waa the Padfla %Dast field 
l<'y. the last time 1 recall Idling 
l>ru the ATA list of officers 

Shower Tea 
Will Honor 

Entertaining at a showed tea ; 
in honor of Miss Mary Jane Mays j 
whose marriage to Mr. Warren \ 
Browning will take place on Mar. j 
9. the Misses Elijabeth Ken- 
\ JSy^rStTwart.;f^*m oak: V^^dA Martha Waugh and V^^^^^ 

J nd. served, too. . . RicharJ Hud- 
In. in St. Louis, is WesteAi field 
l^c'y, Dr. Ted Cable, in Indian- 
Ipolia was on the exec committee 
gosh, it all comes back to 
|i«. now. . . altho some of those 
lisy have since served in. other 
lipacitiea. . . i . , . 

I Ann Lawrie (Bill's wife) left 
In- KaySee. Mond. nite. bags and 
Uggsge. She'll be gone til next 
leer, probably. . . we'll miss her. 
1 March again. . . Come to re- 

lU. this will be Ronnie Vaughn's 
Irst birthday month. He's Betty 
Ind Ralph Vaughn's youngster, 
lou know. . . The March club u»- 
Islly have their annual costillon. 

Who looks too-too these days is 
Ifrs. Robret Gilmore. Pounds 

Louise Wilson were hostesses last 
Sundav afternoon. 
.The tea table, covered with a 
Iwe cloth, held a floral center- 
piece and antique silver service 
and was presided over by the 
Misses Betty Scott and Louise 

Those attending were the 
Misses Ruth Morgan, Georgetta 
Wynse, Marjorie Scott, Delema 
Willianrv Dorothy Roland, Helen 
Mills. Elizabeth Phelps, Janice 
Edwards. Helen Owens. Frances 
Gross. Charlotte Hartsfield, El- 
eanor Topsil, Helen Lamb, Rose 
Bairpaugh, Jean Morton, Gloria 
Newman, Desmonia Harris, Do- 
rothy Lee, Vera Shackelford, 
Tlielma Simon, Nadine Wisenot, 
Pearl Bratton . Smith. Clotelle 

The wives of Los Angeles Phy 
sicians. Dentists and Pharma- 
cists will serve as hostesses at a 
reception in the annex of Inde- 
pendent Church Sunday after- 
noon following the Third Annual 
Community Health Meeting spon- 
sored by the Southern California 
Medical, Dental and Pharmaceu- 
tical Assn.. the L. A. Tuberculos- 
is Assn. and the Citizens Advis- 
ory Committee. 

Mrs. Florence Robinson, the 
charming wife of Dr. E. I. Rob- 
inson, and president oi the Lad- 
ies Auxiliary of the medical as- 
sociation, announced the selec- 
tion of the women who will greet 
the guests at the church ^eeting 
and ofifciate at the ptfclic re- 
ception later. 

They are: Mesdames Edith Bai- 
ley, Mollie Bowers, Susie Cooley, 
Rosa Cobbs, Laura Fowler, Marie 
Fredericks. Arsene Gordon, Ella 
Hurd, Mamie Jackson. Georgia 
Hardiman, Emma Maloney, Mar- 
garet Moore, Marjorie McPher- 

AlsP Mesdames Helen Pryce, 
Anan Reid, Marie Robinson. Lau- 
ra Smitherman. olande Stovall, 
Ruth Towles, Essie Tucker, Po- 
cohantas Wl\iteman, Cl&ra Webb, 
Helen Wright, Mamie Liddell, 
Emily Poriwig, Irene Bledsoe. 
Rosetta Cooper and Edith Bos- 

„.,,,. . , I fair would be made one of the 

Special attention of members , Eastside-s most memorable. Lpng 

distance weather forecasts pro- 
mise a sunny Easter and it is be- 
lieved the day will be ideel for 
the Promenade. 

Royal Chanoellors also official- 
ly congratulated the Alpha Bowl- 
ing Club on its recent establish- 
ment of a permanent club house 
at 28th and Western avenue. 

OES Officials Are 
Dinner Guests 

Beane. Past Grand Patron. OES, 
, ] Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Solomon nf ' and Mrs. Alice Osborne of Hol- 

**Af'in • 1 „!, , a\ .,,.,,,. ,.» 1433 E. 48th street, had as their' lywood, mother of Mrs. Marsh. 

At 10 o clock a ^""Ptuf'^^Tf- dinner guests last Sunday. Mrs.' Mrs. Marsh is on a lecture tour 
past was served. Games and yj^^^j^ O.sbome-Marsh. /Grand i in Southern California. She re- 
dancing were enjoyed through- ; Lecturer of the OES of 1 Califor- 1 turns to her home in Berkeley 

, -----,. . J _,„__ , reari craixon , amiin, (.^loxcjie 
.-""S'nJi^ .nd drM^g^e? A'-cher, Elaine LeBlanc, Slorieta 
\^'^'^' ^Ln:^^^lii:r- Ware, Mazolyn Reeves,. Lessie 

Id ciethes.^ Alice never looked 
I lore in love with life in all her 
Jlaya." . . I like: the brave annjal 
lie*' of the smart shops to fas# 
Ibese damp days with an outburst 
I* gay and' heartening Spring 
lolors! Hoot moni ... 

Approval-nod to one Bert 
larayson for getting into the for- 
natipn of the £x-Chicagoans, 
»hat with so many here. If the 
llub really sticks to the ideal be- 
iiind Grayson's plans, they'll be 
|t real bletsing to the community 
. Ma-P-TH affair usuall draws 
I A intereatlng crowd. Riverside 
IhJi time. . » Hank Armstrong 

Postel, Gloria Bostie, Bertha Gar 
rot, Josephine Blodgett. France^ 
Bowdoin, Dorothy De Blanc, Ula- 
deen Robey, Jean Bradford, Rose 
Garrott. Mary Amayd, Marjorie 
Seltonderg. Marjorie BrattOn, Dr. 
Lois Evans and others. . 

Silhouettes of L6ng 
Beach Plan Fish Fry 

T}ie Silhouettes, fashionable 
Long Beach club, met at the 
home of Miss Shirley Guy, 1445 
California svenue. recently in a 
confab which netted plans for a 
Fish fry to be given at the Sail- 
ors In and Out club. 

9ut the evening, 

ria and Jurisdiction, ReV. S. M. I late this week. 



Mu-So-Ll* Club £n}oys 
Patriotic Party ' f 

The Mu-So-Lit cJub met at the 
Mfg's. cafe, 1271 E. 33rd street, 
with Mrs. Laura Randall as host- 
ess. It wag a patriotic party. The 
meeting was opened by .singing 
"The Star Spangled Banner." 

"The banquet table \yas beau- 
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Thursday, March' 6, 1^1 

Vol. 61 — No. 47 

Page Eight-A 


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S. M. 

. ImwhTu oriffiik. .;*, 

J. lU UIl. Walter A. ~ 

to «■ iMtl^ttoa «cv«l*pcd by aa4 far tke pwyl* •< oib eooiaiiBitT t« yrctot th« News of the day, lortw Batter gaca ■idttk—., <fMi ftiMh 

for the Caaetttatia— I Uxfctt at all tiaea aai la an ^kUa 

Wh«ii Hiou vowMf a yoW unto God, dtfmie not to pay it; for ha hoth no plooi-^ 
ur« ^ fooh: poy thot which thou ho»t vowod. — EcclotiostM, 5:4. ' 

Fury at Fremont 

A heorty Indication that the con- - 
^ience of Los Angeles has rrot fully 
i-i {• J,*oiled hos been the tumultuous, city- 
' %/^ide protest over the mock lynching 
' ; of six Negro students^at f/eiyic»<t^ 
lihigh school. i' ' ^ "' v i' c 

". The incident, which occurred b 1 
month ago, was incited, when some ► 
portion of the SoOthside institution's 
student body objeced to the unusual 
presence of siix colored pupils. For 
many years, it seems, there had been 
no block, atteiidonce at the school. 
Some white students painted "black 
Sambo" cords protesting the atten- 
dance of the dorker school-mates. 
The whole race baiting campxaign 
come to a clima)< in the burning in 
effigy of a Negro student on the 
school campus. 

By now, the story hos spread to the 
four (million) corners of Los Ange- 
. les and has stirred the interest and 
ire of the entire city. One of the most 
significant results of the race-hatred 
explosion was a meeting held last 
Saturday within the Fremont school 
district ot j-he home of a white moth- 
er who wos shocked at the stigma 
placed on her community by the ac- 
tion of some students at Fremont. 
The gathering was compxjsed of rep- 
resentatives of Negro organizations, 
a representative of the American 
Student Union and white students of 
Fremonfhigh school! The four-px)int 
program decided upon by this organi- 
zation, now called Mothers and Citi- 
zens Committee for Democracy in 
Education, to combat race antagon- 
ism at Fremont is admirable in its 
conciseness and in its adherence to 
the realities of a specific remedy. 
They ore the some four points whvch 
UCLA, use. Occidental and City Col- 
lege students v^^ill make when they 
appear tjjdpy before the Los ^a- ^ 
^ies Board of Education to decry 
the Fremont incident. 

Th? simple recommendations are: 

(1) That an aud call (general 
student body meeting) be held at 
Fremont high school to acquaint 
students with the merits of Afro- 
Americon history and the rights of 
all American citizens. 

b. That sinpilar aud calls be held 
throughout LoS Angeles to fight* a 
rising tide of rOciol antagonism. 

(2) That fhe administration of 
Fremont high schol invite any Ne- 
gro student wHo might haVe left the 
school because of intimidation to re- 

. turn. I 

' ( 3 ) Tho t the Boo rd of Educo tion 
issue o signed statement specifically 
denouncing the Fremont incident. 

(4) That dn investigating com- 
mittee be set up by the Board of Edu- 
cation to include student and com- 
, ^ munity representatives. 

With plans for such militant and 
comprehensive action underway, the 
outburst at Fremont might well 
hove been a blessing in disguise. Mis- 
:_ celloneous repdrts from oil sections 
of Los Angeles within the post sev- 
eral months hove pointed to a strange 

. increase in racial conflicts of one 
V kind or another. So marked has be- 
come the number of incidents that v.. 
most serious observers hove conclud- 
ed that some sort of organized com- 
poign is being put forward to 'Ala- 

!:,rtomify' Los Angeles. The Fremont 
case has served as o rallying point of 
Tnuse progressive forces which are . 
ooposed ta the spread of hate doc- 
trines and ore oddlcled to a belief in 
democrotic principles. However, t^e 
"rollying 'round" has not been corrK ' 
pleted by onymeons. Community of- 
orgonizations and civic-minded in- 
dividuals ore urged by thjs .r)^vys-, 
poper .ta,t.ake on active interest In. 
the outcome of the Frenr>ont investi-- 
gotion and in general reforms 
thraughout the city's educational 

Trogedyot Jefferson 

Bill Brown and Eugene Holmes 
were students at Thomas Jefferson 
high fschool. They were J<;1lled Sun- 
doy before lost in on automobile ac- 
cident at 70th street and Klentral 
avenue. Funeral services were held 
Saturday from First A,M.E. Church. 

Behind this somber sequence of 
events, there is a story-<ind a les- 
son—of immense contemporary sig- 
nificance. First, there is the human 

drama of, death and bereavement. 
Of young lives brought to o- prema- 
ture and unnecessary termination. 
Of families broken and mourning.. 
Of school cl>ums who will always re- 

But, above these obvious, if heart- 
rending facts, we find a greater im- 
portance, a wordless and terrifying 
document. For, though dead. Bill 
Brown and Eugene Holmes shriek a 
taunting message to those who live. 
The two boys hod been racing 
down Central avenue at a speed vari- 
ously estimated between fifty and 
ninety miles per hour. Two other cars 
were involved in this tragic contest. 
Torrential rains hod inundated Los 
Angeles, and driving was twice as 
dangerous as under ordinary circum- 
stances. Yet Bill Brown and Eugene 
Holmes were racing up Central ave- 

Why? The very thought of such on 
escapade should horrify any respon- • 
sible driver. Every man or woman 
who sits behind the wheel of on auto- 
mobile should be so thoroughly 
schooled in the risks and duties of 
such a position that speedway rac- 
ing on a public thoroughfare could 
never occur. Somewhere along -the 
line, society failed Bill Brown and 
Eugsne Holmes. They were not given 
o sure enough concept of their role 
as motor car drivers. They were re- 
leased upon the streets of this great 
city to. operate tremendously pow- 
erful machines at the risk of the life 
of every citizen, -and they ended in a 
sort of perverted suicide. 

The responsibility for such a trager 
dy must rest squarely upon the 
community which permitted it to 
happen. If this were on isolated, 
freak accident, we might logically 
dismiss its community implications 
and place blame upon the indiscre- 
tion of those immediately involved. 
Unfortunately, this is not the case. 
With different names and particu- 
lars, the story of Bill Brown and Eu- 
gene Holmes is reenacted thousands 
of times annually throughout the 
United States. A formidable moun- 
tain of statistics testify to the truth 
of this statement. 

But the pressingly important as- 
pect of these statistics ore their re- 
lentless emphasis upon the fact that 
an overwhelming majority of U. S. 
traffic accidents ore caused by 
youngsters between the ages of 15 
and 23, who ore, after all, the only 
real "outo generation" and, as such, 
might be expected to be far better 
drivers than their parents. That a 
generation of "driver incompetents" 
has been allowed to develop is one of 
the great indictments of modern so- 
ciety. In many instances, the most 
dangerous motor cor operators ore 
those^Very youths who possess- limit- 
less jnfornfKition and skill as to the 
construction and driving of automo- 

States which hove sponsored intel- 
ligent research into the couses of 
traffic fotolities have in every case 
reported as the most frequent cause 
"wrong attitude toward driving." 

Authoritative repxjrts hold that the 
. average new driver has a fine control 
of his cor, little control of himsetf. 
The obvious remedy is to launch on 
.immediate notion-wide. State-wide, 
;county-wide, city-wide, compriunity- 
wide, SELF-wide educational pro- 
gram. To drive an automobile is o 
privilege, which must be earned by, 
core, coution and courte|y. ft is 
neither a joke nor a game, 

plaeea tw aB 


(From the San Antonio Refl8ter)*pal daily newspapers. That is 

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"What is Italy's secret wea- 
pon?" runs the current joke in 
Berlin. The answer: "The Ger- 
man army." The real truth, of 
course, is that it is no secret. 
With a surprising absence of 
embarrassment, Italy's spokes- 
men publicly hail with joy the 
news that the British have re- 

feived their first setback in Ita- 
ian Libya — at the hands of Nazi 
bombing squadrons. For a re- 
gime which has long extohod the 
glories of militarism' and pre- 
sumably devoted its energies to 
that end, the steady retreat of 
Fascist legions indicates a start- 
ling lack of readiness for war. 
either in morale or machines. 
Despite the confidence expressed 
by their leaders, the addition of 
hundreds of new members to the 
secret police shows that little of 

^flung highway system. For it is 
weather which is the implacable 
foe of roadways, which hurls 
down landslides, breaks high- 
ways wide with cracks, hollows 
out gullies under Roadbeds and, 
in general, raises merry Ned on 
the smoothly stretched ribbons 
of concrete highways. This fact, 
cited in the authritative analy- 
sis just made known by the Na- 
tional Highway Users Confer- 
ence, upsets the common myth 
that it's heavy vehicles which 
are destructive of modem high- 
ways. The marshalled facts sub- 
mitted by engineers who hav^ 
supervised the building of mil- 
lions of miles of roadways show 


In futur^ years, historians will 
record the swift ' changes that 
took place in the tempet- and at- 
titude of the American people 
and their leaders dwrjng 1940 an4^ 
1941. Looking back now on tJie 
months that followed the out- 
break of World War H, it seems 
as if we lived then in another 
world. The majority of the peo- 
ple Wanted neiitrality — and they 
wanted no part of Europe's 
newest mess. They wanted to 
avoid the risk of war at all costs.. 
And the statesmen* who rep^- 
sented them felt the same way. 

Today, the polls shows that we 
still want to keep put of war — 
but that a considerable majori- 
ty, despite that, favor helping 
England to the fullest extent, 
even if it involves the risk of 
our being drawn into war. No 
one talks ot neutrality — it is as 
dead as Moses. The cash-and- 
carry policy has been virtually 
forgotten— it - is perfectly clear 
that every financial resource will 
be used to help arm Britain no 
less than America. The American 
people, in short, are violently 
partisan, and the American na- 
tion! s definitely and irretriev- 
ably involved in the war. 

What has caused this change? believe that England's fate arid 
It took Amreica nearly lihree 
years to become really anti-Ger- 
man in the last war— it took 
us no less than a year this time. 
Better communication, both ver- 
bal and visual, has been a factor. 
So has the amazing courage of 
the British people — the Ameri- 
cns like, and respond to any dis- 
play of bravery against odds. 
Most important, in all probabili- 
ty, has been the 

why opposition to the lend-lease 
bill has made so little progress. 
There just i5n't enough support 
behind it.' 

. Last chance of defeating, or 
seriously modifying the bill— 
and, at best, it was an extreme- 
ly frail chance— died when Wen- 
dell Willkie took the stand. Will- 
kie received 22,000,000 American 
votes, last November, only 4,000.- 
000 less than the President His 
trip to England, in which he 
crammed months of visiting, 
talking and investigating, into 
a few days and nights, was a 
dramatic pilgrimage. He made a 
fine impression abroad. While he 
lost some of his past supporters, 
he has gained new friends and 
followers. So when Willkie said 
he was 100 per cent in favor of 
the bill, with certain modifica- 
tions, and went even farther 
than the President in some re- 
spects (by suggesting that we 
give Britain, outcight, destroy- 
ers aiid army bombers) the die 

The two men who were given 
the votes of close to 50.000.000 
Americans in their race for the 
presidency, and who stand out 
head and shoulders above any 
other national figures of this day. 



Handsome Capt Henry Baue 
commanded the Cbaa. Sumneil 
Marching club. . . 

Pearl Cooper was our Queen 
the Fifsta. . . 

Cable cars rap out Templa 
street ... 

W. H. C. (Liddy) Nelson ws 
a conductor on the Maple AvenJ 
ue horse cars. . . .1 

Spring street merchant insults 
ed some guests of Bob OwenJ 
and the next day Bob iMught th« 
building and served notice on Vrii 
merchant to move P. D. Q. . . 
The K. of P. annual picnic 
Sycamore Grove was one of t 
highlighte of the year. , . 

LaureU Green and Jessi^ 
Coles were inseparable. . . 

The Crown City Quartette wa 
singing in the Green and othe 
leading hotels around Lot 
geles. . . 

Mr. and Mrs. Dan Smith camj 
to Los Angeles, bride 
gi^oom . . . 

Henry Owens operated a liver 
stable on Spring street betwee 
Third and Fourth street* . . 
• George Tlamsey used to sel 
papers on the comer of Second 
and Spring streets . . . 

.. _ Fred Roberts used to delTver 

our fate cannot be separated. San Francisco weekly on hi| 
There is no doubt of their sin- ( bike . . . 

cerit — even as there is no doubt i J B. Loving got his title. "Ma 
of the sincerity of those whoHor." it was confered by th 
still hold to a different and op- Chas. Sumner Marching club, 
posed point, of view. And there I Tommie N>lson. Will Fowlel 
is no doubt that this country is -^1 Benson. Hugh Coins an] 
committed to the hilt to the noli- i Jimmy Farley and Lawrenc 

cv for which Roosevelt and Will 
kie stand 

Todav. millions of Americans 
, ,. ,u . » fast-growmg 1 hate Hitler and what he repre- 

^^^J"if '}^^^ Anierica s destiny | sents with -almost a personal 
and Britams (Britam is certain- hatred. 'For Mussolini they have 
ly t^e_ lesser of two evils) are contempt aud laughter The^c 
intermixed and inseparable, and \ millions of Americans feel that 

that if Britain falls, we will be 
in grave danger. 

"There are those, of course, who 
stoutly belie this doctrine, but 
they are much in minority. The 
President obviously thinks Bri- 
tain is fighting for us as well as 
for herself. So do most of the 
members of Congress. So do the 

the dictators are their enemies, 
just a.<; they are England's ene- 
mies. The old crimes and mis- 
takes of imperial England have 
beenf orgotten. And. in the opin- 
ion of many a thoughtful stu- 
dent, we ourselves are about to 
embark, from necessity, on an 

bulkof the leading commentat- unprecedented imperial polio- of 

our own. 

that concrete pavements thick | ors. So does a long list of princi 

enough to withstand soil and i ^ 

weather conditions do not re- # I FTTFRC TO FttlTOD 
quire additional thickness to! i-fclliil\^ IV/ ■.Ki'llV/IV 

carry the comparatively few 

large vehicles 

that confidence is shared by the | They further found that pave- 
peopla. Increasingly bolstered by ] rtient costf do not constitute the 
Nazi military aid, sovereign, -im- major portion of highway costs, 
perial Italy now faces grave ] Tnose costs are represented by 
danger on two fronts — total .de- , excavation, preparation of sub- 
feat in Africa by Britain, and : grade, purchase of right of way, 
peaceful conquest at home by j administration, engineering — and 
Germany. maintenance, the job which Old 

ONE MILLION Man Weather, as ever, is once 

STRONG I again foisting on California's en- 

Uncle Sam's rapidly expand- j gineers. 

usine Tiighways ■ '^° *^^ Residents of the 8th Dist. 
- - ' Mv Dear Friends: 

ing army is this week expected 
to top the one million mark. Off 
to a slow start, due largely to 
a lack of housing facilities, the 
army, which last June, consist- 
ed of only 260.949 officers and 
men had grpwn by last month to 
778.000. Today, at the one mil- 
lion mark, it is only 400.000 short 
of the total set tor June 1 by the 
War Dept Meanwhile, the fourth 
call for California's conscriptees 
has gone out. When this induc- 
tion is completed by March.. 31. 
this State will have supplied 
more than 26,000 6f its first 
year's quota of 37,000 men. 
America, in mobilizing a great 
section of her manpower for mi- 

i litary service, is engaged not in 
a voluntary choice, but in one 
which events abroad havr thrust 
upon her. In a world given over 
to war and threats of war, a first- 
ranking power has no choice but 
to heed the waming of menac- 
ing conditions, and to take de- 
cisive steps not only for her pro- 
tection, but for her very preser- 



The farmer's good weather is 
often the citv man's grief, and 
the skiers' delight is often the 
roadbuilders' plight When the 
Weather Man stages a show as 
varied as he l)as in the past fort- 
night, his snows, thaws, freeze.' 
and deluges, are a trunkload of 

' troubles to the men who build 
and maintain California's far- 


I The m^n who can make a bet- 
ter moustraa than anyone else 
still finds the world anxious to 
beat a, pathway to his door. Phil 
Garner, San Francisco mechanic, 
has just succeeded in answering 
the U. S. Navy's prayer for a 
mechanism far more complicat- 
ed than any mousetray — a wiper 
for the trapezoid-shaped windows 
of the octagonal observation 
towers which dot the airfields 
of the nation. Designers the 
country over applied- ttiemselves 
to the same problem, but to the 
California mg:hanic who, like 
more than one inventor, tinker- 
ed with clocks and watches as a 
youngster, go the honors of fa- 
thoming the mechanical riddle 
which baffled all others. The 
maiji^ who can discover a way of 
getljihg a given job done more 
efficiently doesn't need to sell 
himself. His idea will do it for 



Blithely disregarding the de- 
mands which defense is makink 
uopjn workmen and material^, 
homebuilders in California anld 
the other Western states, ai'e 

May I take this oppwrtunity to 
thank you for the coop>eration 
you always have given me as 
your representative in the City 

I had planned to again be a 
candidate this spring but to my 
intense regret, after a severe in- 
fluenza attack, I have not suffi- 
ciently regained my strength to 
do so. While this is unavoidable 
it .-'ffprts me deenlv as I know 
my retirement will disappoint my 
host of friends and supporters. 

I have always been proud of 
the Eighth District and the loy- 
alty of the people. I have done 
my very best to make it the ideal 
spot of the city in which to live, 
by securing millions of Hollars 
for Dublic imorovements in the 
.southside section. Thus I h.ive 
been able to accomplish a great 
de^l for the district. 

When I first took office lhe 
streets were in deplorable condi- 
tion, full of holes, roueh and a 
menace to the community. Since 
♦hen all the streets in the Eighth 
District have been resurfaced and 
many rniles have been paved; 
storm drains have been construe- ■ 
ted: all dead-end streets rut thru J 
and paVed. This was done without i 
prnnerty owners. i 

There is much more to be ' 
done for our district and I am : 
exceedingly sorry that I cannot j 
continue to serve you. 

Most sincere! V. 

Councilman 8th District 

►Minuet in Blues, and Delta Mood. 
Merry-go-round Stomp, and 

Jeep's Blues. 
Harlemania, and Rude Interlude. 

Blackbiid Medley, Echoes of Har- 

P>'ramid. Lost in Meditation. 

Wanderlust, Im In Another 

Double Check Stomp, and Ad- 

Bouncing Bouyancy, Truly Won- 
Blue Harlem. Dinah's in a Jam, 
Creole Love Call, Prelude to a 
Kiss. j 

Black and Tan Fantasy, and Frol- ' 
' ic Sam. I 

Please Forgive Me. 

The Mooch, Concerto for Cootie, 
I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart. 
Blue Bubbles: Dusk, and Black 

Wells were t!^- speed demons 
their day . . . 

When old Hazards Pavillio 
was the scene of many a polit| 
cal rally. 

Mrs. J. M. Scott was consi(] 
ered the best dressed u-oma 
in Los Angeles . . . (and ma 
still be) 

The Americans Club, Teddy 
Rough Riders. Chas. Sumne 
Marching Club and Pasadena 
Brilliant Colored Marching 
all swung down Spring stre 
to the martial music of Profes 
or Toney's crack band 

When Allie Barr came to to« 
and had nearly all the yo\ir\ 
blades up in the air . 

When Black Bell, Pomf 
Smith and Peter Jackson wt 
well known characters along tl| 
Gay Brown Way , . . 

When Watson Burns was tfl 
gay. young troubador . . . 

Howard Green was the life 
the narty . . , 

Dan A da m s was the 
I graceful head waiter in Califo 
j nia . . . 

When Leo Carrillo. Judge 
i ment Shinn, Sheriff Gene Bi| 
cailuz and the writer were men 
j bers of a gang in Santa Moni 
'. that called themselves the "Dir 
i Dozen." . . . 

The mellow, rich voice of \ 
Hughes was ever so popular 

When Rose Boylston made 
debut in Los Angeles. 

When down from Bakersfi« 
came Prince Charmnig Jeron 
' Price . . , 
. I Mrs. Eliza Warner was tl| 
Morning cut-up of every house party . 

Jim Vena was the quint 
of all that was right and prop 

When we all loaded in 
press wagons, buggies and str 
cars to go over the Temt 
Street Hill to the Home of 
Babe-Maybe Someday. Ring] and Pa Vena, to celebrate the 

Golden Wedding . . 

Laura Talbot ran a tailor sh<| 
on San Pedro at First 

If you remember these thinj 
you, too. are a PIONEER! 


Dem Bells. 
Harmony in Harlem, and Me and 

ExDosition Swing, and Boy tJ^eet's 

Lonely Coed. I Know What You 


Plucked Again, Riding on a Blue 

Jubilee Stomp. Birmingham 
Breakdown, j 

Conga Brava, Serenade to Swed- 
en, I 

Hio Chic, Stepping Into Swing 

Service Branches] 
in West Liked 

j Buiidine of a branch of 
I United States Naval Acader 
' Pnd also a "W-st Point of 
I West' in Sou\iem Califoml 
I proposed recently by Suoervis 
; Gordon L. McDoncugh, has 
t ceived favorable considerali 

Dear Editor: 
^ am a reader of the Eagle and j 

maintaining their fast-pacetl | am writing to say how much I ' 

drive, with Ja|uary's private re- i enjoy^ the column. "Hints on 

sid^nce construction — valued at , Hats," . T^• • o w ,-1 ■_ 1 Anceles Counfv 

The suggestions help me to ' Moon Over Dixie, Cotton Club \ p^„l,^ .u" "w rx_ ._ j 
make selections of hats and dress- j Stomp, \ ^-L,""^ *^^„, *^^ . ^P^^t^H 

es and know the leading styles 1 Blue. Feeling, It Don't Mean « -nT^^^Ltr^tinn fn thU^ 
in Hollywood. Please have her - Thing, ^ i:^5_f°L^"ll'?_*'5-'?..:" ^?.V ^^^' 


$22)306^000 — exceeding Decem- 
bers by 12 per cent This un- 
abated program is really putting 
hotihes in the homelandi 

I've Got to be a Rug Cutter, and °^ *^* ^^^'V a"** ^'ar Depar 
Grievin' ments and also several Congres 

ional reoresentatives from 
. -_ County. 


(Delivered by famed Mid- West . politic^, StAte Senator Charles 
C. Diggs of Illinois,' in aa appearance before a Jackson, Miss 


We seem to be afraid to con- 
tend for the things we need and 
are entitled to — afrt^id t)f offend- 
ing those who hold the wealth 
of America, lest we lose a iew 
servant jobs or a few semi-skilled 
jobs— afraid that we Won't be al- 
lowed to be chauffeurs, hotel 
waiters, maids or bell hops. 

Those who are sufficiently 
foresighted will discover that ir- 
respective of the expression of 
our fears — or because of them — 
we have been losing nut in job 
placements. We are not being 
employed in many bf the big ho- 
tels and the better homes any- 
more. ' 

This, in itself, is an indication 
that in Ibis age of American Life, 
only those who fight for their 

Ellington Jazz 

Rhyminr Titles 

Dusk in the DesTN:, and Haunt- 
ed Nights, 

Take it Easy, In a Sentimental 

Syncopated Shuffle, and Turtle 

Never No Lament^" In My Soli- 

Dream Blues, Swintgime in Ho- 
Smorgasbord and Schnapps, Way 
. Low, i 

I'm Slappin' Seventh ' Avehue, 

Eber Day, 
Hot Feet, Reminiscing in Ten^po. 

Weely, Keep a 

Song m "Your 

; share wll receive it We are to a | 3izz Lips. Scattin' at the Kit Kat, 
; great extent, a race of people' The Duke Steps Out, and the 
'who "wait" and while we wa't.,i I Rabbit's Jumo, 

Rabbit's Jump, 

some other underprivileged but, Mississippi IMoan and Buffet 
fighting group walk in and take V Flat . j ■ -•, 
their share. Then, seeingourl iH..'.h v^ ' 

share lyi^^vaffound unclaimed, ! Dallas Doings, and Solid Rock, 
L -i„ Bojangles Doin' the Voom Voom. 

Ko-Ko, and Fat Stuff Serenade, 

take 0UIS part also. 

"fhe fight and gains made by 
organized labor, is an example 
of the fact that nolt only does it 
psty to flgfi t but ;^<Hy the people 

Sweet Mama, Get Yourself a New 

Blues, Trumpet in 

Old Man 

w^»o fight are respected. Labor c„?iP*it'' J t- x. t j j 
,4.-^. . =--r,.i„ #^ tK- ; Something to Live For. Lady in 

i stands up courageously for the 
I thing that is right, without stop 
iping to count the cost The Ne 


jgro must do the same, if he;is to Blue^ A-Poppjn', La De Doody 
I keep up in f tast changinit Afneri- ' ^ 

^odgt [Pod^C. Drop Me Off it 


uptown Downbeat, 


Yours truly, 
87 St ilicholas PI, 
New York City 

Sumpn Bout Rhthm, Battle of 

Bundle of Blues, Portrait of the 
, Lion, / 
Isn't Love the Strangest Thing, 

Cotton Tail. Rendezvous with 

I Rhythm, 

Stevedore's Serenade, and Lulla- 


New Orleans Low Dow^n, and 
Jungle Blues, 

Bird of Paradise, and Black But- 

Subtle Lament. Rhapsody, Jr.. 
Jazz Potpourri,' and [Warm Val- 
; ley, 1 

Slippery Horn, Braggin' in Brass 
Blue Goose, Jig WalkJ and Swing 
Pan Allen. j 

Watch the Birdie, Dancing on the 

Note, j 

Breakfast Dance, Aciordion Joe, 
Azure, A Portrait of Bert WilV 

Mardigras Madness, and Pussy 


Shreveport Stomp, (fypsy With- 
; out a Song, ' 

Blues with a Feelini; and Mood 

Indigo, L . 

Slap Happy, Tootin' Through the 
! Roof. I 

Hyde PaiiL and East St,. Louis 

[Sophisticated Lady, In ■ Jam, 
Gal-Avantin', and the Sergeant 

was Shy, 
Little PoSey, and t}>e Gal From 
:' Joe's. 
Stompy Jones, Tm Gheckin' Out, ! 

Goombye. { ' 

Harlem Speaks, Rockin' in Rhy- 

Sweet Chariot, The Blues I Love 
to Sing. ' 

Give it Up, Barney Goin' Easy 

It's Glory, Skrontch, I'm Satis- 

Boudoir Benny. Chasin' Chippies. 

Shout 'em Aunt Tillie, The Dic- 
ty Glide. 

Saturday Night Function, Blue 

Rent Party Blues, and Tire^ 
Socks, Jive Stomp, Echoes of 
the Jungle, 

Cincinnati Daddy, and Chatter- 
Box. J 

Love in Swingtime, Creole Rhap- 

Mystery Song, Crescendo in Blue, 

Arabian Lover, Yearning for 

Flaming Youth, Got Everything 
But You. 

You Gave Me the Gate, Water- 
melon Man, 

I Never Felt This Way Before, 

Love in My Heart, Just Another 

Honey Hush, and I'll Come Baick 
for More. 

Blues, It Was a Sad Night in 

Diminuendo in Blue, Saddest 

Cotton. Camival in Carolme, 
Harlem Air Shaft, and Wall 
Street Wail. 

Saratoga Swing, and Old King 

Alabamv Home, Babe— When You 

Ain't There, 
Daybreak Express, and Skimk 

Hollow Blues, 
If You Were in My Place, Jack 

the Bear. _ 

B^ Li(b^ , Jua<]« Mighti ia.j 

ment in connection with a 
from the House Committee 
Military Affairs. The Nav^'• 
partment commended the B 
of Siiper\'isors for "your inte 
in the matter of national 

Traffic Signals 
to Be Installed 

In accordance with recommei] 
dations of the Board of Polid 
Commissioners. Council Rssmul 
sen reported that traffic signal 
will be installed at Santa Bal 
bara avenue and Avalon boul{ 
yard, sychronized with adjacen 
.<;ignals on Avalon Boulevard, 1 
41st street and Jefferson BouH 
yard this week . 

Action has also been taken 
the Traffic and • Lighting 
mittee of the City Council, 
ing the early instsUafion of 
synchronized traffic signal sy 
tem on Alameda Street from 23tj 
to .'i.'ith streets. 


Bible prophecy wil! be tauglj 
at the Central Rescue Mission ev 
ery Sunday begirming at .eleve 
o'clock A. M. 

Bring your bible. Rev. S. 
Hichardson. minister, 4056 
Central avenue. 

Clarinet Lament Solid Old 
Mobile Blues, Swinginc on 

Washington Wobble, and 

van. • 

My Heart Jumped Over th| 

Senia Panorama. Dry Long So, 
Delt:» Serenade, Stevedore StomJ 
La Beauty, High Lifk, and Slop 


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Sets Record 
for Heolth 

EAH DiracffwSoys 
L A. HoMs Racoff^ 

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In the annual report of 
Miss Theresa Dixon, pub- 
lic health nurse, director 

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•f tfa« East Area Health Pro- 
gram, it is revealed here this 
vcek that Los Angeles holds the 
natknal record for public health 
nass meetinft, ffcr the highest 
kimber of medical referrals in 
clinical treatment of tuberculos- 
is aad'for the number of physic- 
ians attending symposiums on 

.public health. 

Since the opening of the E. A. 
H. P., less than two years ago. 
more than 6000 colored families 
have been touched through clin- 
ic and home visits. Free x-ray 
examinations have been provid- 
ed for I32S persons and 1463 
have received other examina- 

Three hundred and seventy 
clinic sessions have been held 
during this period and are now 
conducted on a daily schedule at 
the East 28th street Health Cen- 

Miss Dixon is the first Public 
Health Nurse to be accredited to 
the West Coast. She received her 
certiricate in public health nurs- 
ing from the University of Wash- 
ington after graduation from 
.•"reedman's Hospital. Washing- 
ton. D. C. She resigned from the 
staff of the L. A. General Hospi- 
tal to accept her present appoint- 
ment by James Stone, executive 
secretary of the L. A. Tubercu- 
losis and Health Association. • 
"We function as a laison be- 
tween the family physician and, 
the community." she explained to 
an EAGLS reporter. "Our prob- 

i lem IS one of educating people 
to nealth protection, for the trend 
today is toward preventative 

I rather than curative medicine. A j 
Public Health Nurse is a teacher 
9t Health." SUte. county and 
ejty health departments have , 

Ifreatlv aided in the Eastside 
program, it was stated. 


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Storm Ties Up 
Traffic t 

] The operating deportment of 
I the Los Angel^ railway got a 
I good work-out during 4he recent 
; flood conditions. Otuing certain 
, hours of the storm the water 

came downi faster than the drain- 
! age systeifi could carry it away 
I with the result that the streets, 
I at certain spots, particularly 5th 
[and Floweif, becaine rivers. 
I At times the street railway 
I tracks were as much as four feet 
I under water. ! i 

The complicated system of 
j wiring, necessary for the opera- 
', tioB of a streetcar, has a dear- 
I ance of only about ei^t indies 

above ground leveL 
i Naturally, some of the cars had 
I to stop until the waters receded 
j to prevent the electric motors be- 
; coming submerged which would 
I create a condition not at all con- 


Shewing' what the weil-dressed, fasluon-wise woman will wear 
tlus SvQBg. Jane Hawkins (left) and Catherine Venerable are seen 
in the newest ereatians fiMn Easton-Calnmbia, Central Avenne 
at 451k Street 

Mrs. Hawkins who is wearing a formal gown of flattering white 
jersey, and Mis. Venerable in the gay red-and-white print negligee 
and gewn enaembie, will model at the forth-coming Spring Dance 
and Fashion Promenade to be presented .%tonday evening, April 14 
at the Elks' Temple on Central AveniK. 

The event is sponsored by the Outdoor Life and Health Asso- 
eiation, anit 1. Looida Hnnnigan, President, and Etlk:! Page, com- 
mittee Chairman in 'charge of the affair. /(U eostnmes in the Fash- 
ion Promenade will be from Eastern- Colombia, Central Avence. 

! ducive to keeping up traffic scfae 

j dules. • . — 

So Los Angeles railway had , the city 
some delays. Sometimes the '■ - — : — r 
water delayed the cars fifteen 
minutes and occasionally there 

' was a wait up to forty minutes. 

{ In some instances detotirg were 

I made to avoid delays. 

I There is a bit of consoIatioQ 

' to the company and those who 
worked so long under the diffi- 
cult conditions in that the same 
waters stalled the automobiles as 
well as the streetcars. And that 
didn't help streetcar ti^affic con- 

The fact that most of 



this week for the re- 
giaoal coBtcste of Lions elnhif 

She iwsa t^K Los Angeles 

dub tiUe taut week. trtempUnc 

over stndcnts from aU puts of 

Draft Board 
Selects Men 

a feeling of siaeere regret that Che wtamf friends of Dr. Mary G 
last Tnmlij. as die h o ar de d a plane bonnd pn the Windy City, after twn weeks 
Dr. Evans is the dynamic paster of ^ jbcantUsl Cesmepolitan Cen Mn n ity 
beeanae of her mtiring efforts she has fc«ilt « work that stands as a monnmca 
ing pMsonaBty has won for her the love of b«a while and colored »eo^«. 

hi L. A. 


to the race. Her 

*^* { S. Main' street at 6:00 a. m. 


conditions in a friendly mood is ' 

streetcar passengers accepted the r ^^y March 7, 1941. whereupon 

While here Dr. Evans spoke before vast aadienees charming tibem with her oratory. Dnriag her 

stay she lectnred in San Fraaeisco, Oakland, Berkeley, making a hast af new fricadi. Her many ad- 

^ I ■ _ • I misers urged that she forsake Chicago and bring h>!r work to Los Angdes. for sack a worth-while or- 

yQI* InClUCllOn ! ganlzation and such an energetic and con^ientions worker wonld be an asset to Seatbera California. 

i Dr. Evans b a former gradnate of Wilherferce and and Colnmhia Universities. 

The following named men : 

have been selec^d for induction | Before faer departure her host of loyal boosters needed her room with i^ifts of flowers, candy »d 

sLl^eii?*^^°^at «» •**«» t**^ Tl«y wish for her a safe trip U Chicago and a speedy retnm ^ longer stay e. the 

Fri- 'Coast 


One hundred and seventy five 
persons were on hand to join 
in the activities of the evening 
which included a program of mu- 

Dr. Ferebee 
I Takes 
Army Duties 

Dr. C. Thurston Ferebee. first 
lieutenant. Dental Corps Reserve. 
lu. S. -Army and chairman, Den- 
Ital Military Preparedness com- 
mittee. National Dental associa- 
I tion, and president Robert T. 
1 Freeman Dental society, Wash- 
mCtoo. D. C . has been deUiled 
I to regu^ army duties for one i 
year with the infantry units at 
Camp Devens, Mass. 

Dr. Ferebee is a graduate of ; 
the liberal arts college of Wil- j 
1 berforce university. Wilberforce. 
Ohio, and the college of dentist- | 
ry. Columbia university. New ^ 
I York Ctiy and is a former pro- | 
Itessor of dentistry at Howard 
university, denUl college. Wash- I 
lingtao. D. C. 

The military survey .question- 
nau^ mailed by the DenUl Mili- 
I tary Pr e p a red committee of the 
I national Dental association along 
I with the "Order and Serial Num- 
Ibers" of those dentists between 
I the ages of 21 and 35 should con- 
Itinue to be addressed fo 1809 
ISecodd street N. W. Washing- 

otn, D- C-, where the local sub- | Majors was the next oldest fath 
I eotmnittee will carry on the ' - " " 

I work durmg his absence. 

The report of the DenUl Mili- 
Itary Preparedness committee will 
I be made by Dr. Ferebee. chair- 
man, at the annual convention 
I of the National Dental asaocia- 
Ition August 11-lS, 1941, in Ridl- 
[■Hnd, Va. 

20th Annual Father-Son 
Banquet in Indianapolis 

INDIANAPOLIS. Ind., Mar. 6.^on the Monster Meeting Program 

'By Harry T. Farley. Agent)— 
The Twentieth Annual Father 
and Son Banquet was held Fri- 
day evening in the gymnasium 
of the Senate avenue YMCA. The 
auditorium was beautifuUv rtec- 
orated in a color scheme of red. 
white and blue, appropriate to 
the sprit of comradeship and loy- 
alty. Theodore Boyd was Toast- 
master of the evening. 

most gratifying to the company. 
The work of the employees of the 
company as well as the police 
officers on duty is appreciated 
very much by the company as, 
without them, the conditions 
would have been far worse. 

That the incident was unavoid- 
able goes without saying. It was 
one of those traffic difficulties 
which no amount of precaution 
could have avoided and the Los 
Angeles railway can only hope 
that its passengers understand. 

Sunday. Mar. 2. His subject was 
"A Critical Appraisal of Inter- 
racial PhiloSophKS." 

Miss Vivien Banister of St 
Louis. Missouri, the sister of Ar- 
nold Banister^^Bldg. Secretary 
of Boys Department YMC.A.. was 
a very pieasine visitor in the 
citv. She attended many social 
affairs, including the Bachelor- 
Benedict club and the AKA Sor- 
ority Dances. , 


The formal dance given by the 

nd song and an excellent Bachelor-Benedict club at the 


address by Matthius Nolcox, 
Principal of School No. 4. on the 
subject. 'Chasing Shadows." 

The Gill Brothers and their 
Music Makers kept the hall astir ^ 
with musical selections, both 
popular and classical: Arnold 
Banister led the song fest. The ; 
banquet invocation and grace 
were given by Rev. Marvin Bar- 
nett and his son, Marvin. Jr. Fox 
Merrymakers imder the manage- 
ment of Hubert Etherly render- 
ed enjoyable music. 

The feature spwkcr. Mr. Nol- 
cox, gave a stirring address to 
the group and stimulated in the 
minds all present a necessary les- 
son of life. William Baxter, presi- 
dent of the Twentieth Century 
Fathers club, introduced the 
speaker. Elors Reeves, secretary 
of the club awarded, certificates 
to the oldest father, Mr. Joseph 
Cocanaugher. age eighty -one, and 
to I^nald Ladson, youngest son. 
age three years. Mr. Sylvester 

Walker Casino recently was a 
grand and glorious affair. Ladies 
beautifully gowned and the men ; 
were perfectly attired. Everyone i 
enjoyed the music, \jrhich was 
furnished by Frank Reynold's 
orchestra. The hall was beauti- 
fully decorated. 


On Saturday n:ght Feb. 22 the 
AKA Sororitv had a gorgeous 
dance at the Walker Casino. 

Among the odt of town guests 
were: Miss Emma Dixon, from 
Richmond. 'indisiha: the guest of 
Miss Hortense Battles. Miss Sel- 
ma Black from Cleveland. Ohio; 
and the guest of Miss Martha 
Stafford, Miss Delores Johnson, 
dau^ter of Mr. and Mrs. R. O. 
' Johnson was here from Obcrlin 
college, Oberlin. Ohio. 

Music was furnished by the 
Rhythm Club orchestra 

they shall be sent to an induc- 
tion station of the United States 
Army at 106 W. 'Kurd street. 

The men and their order num- 
bers follow: 

2543, William Rural Harris; 
2072, Ernest Ephriam Ashford; 
2747, Perry Cecil Jones; 2372, 
Frank Francis Beck; 97, Curtis 
Burl Mosby jr.; 188, Henry Wil- 
liams; 207, Timothy Mint Smith; 
2806. Forrest Robbie Hill,' 556, 
Sanford Clifton Jameson; 1131, 
WUbert John McCleary; 974, Olin 
Kenneth Harp; 1737, Ray Joseph 
Rosenkranz; 798, Gordon Fdward 
Wilde; 892. Howard Irvin Kreue- 
ger: 998, Wallace Lee Nelson; 
457. Vernon Lee Bryan; 1284, 
Francis Bird Wood; 2840. Edward 
Albert LaCasae; 1819A, Irving 
Stewart Emeno; 978, John Joseph 
CoDins; 1295, Arthur Roland 
Craig; 157, George Richard Te- 
Beau; 1T9, Richard Alexander 
MeDonald; 290, Roland Harold 
Pedersen; 301. Glen Ellis Lassen; 
316. Boyd Edger Williams; 318, 
Samuel Daniel Farstad; 326. Al- 
bert Walz jr.; 348. Charles Dar- 
rell May; 350. Ted Welden Neal; 
363, Alex Santocriian; 364. Mar- 
tin J. Widosh; 373, Norman Mi- 
chael Kellett; 415, Charles Cal- 
vin Williams; 477, Jghn William 
Gutenkauf; 488, Ra3rmond Ed- 
ward Kell; 502, Ivan Quentin 
Jenkins; 528. Glen Edward Lowe; 
542, Royal Thornton; 598, Charles 
Richard Prime; 615, Arthur Paul 
Beatty; 6 2 1, Robert Charles 
Anear; 641, George Walter Fisch- j 
beck; 671. Norman Andrew! 
Mead; 672. Kenneth Lee Wool- : 
i sey; 675, Paul Kurtz Stutnnan; 
! 679, Philber-t Vanderscher; 685, 
Sidney Enoch Sambrook; 724, ; 
! Glenn Erwin McKenzie. 

! 726, Frank Robert ScaUa: 727, ! 
Frank Henry Beisel: 753. James 
Famum Wilcox: 780. William 
Harold Hays: 806, William Carl 
Kern: 819, Herman Blumenthal; 
838, Howard Gordon Metz; 855, 

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New York Medic 
Opens Office 


Pretty Nurses 
Will Usher ot 
Mass Meeting 

er present and James H. Har- 
den, Jr, was the next youngest 

Announcements were made and 
♦he singing of "God Be With 
You" brought a very successful 
Father and Son banquet to a 

The Mother's Auxiliary, com- 
posed of Mrs. Theodore Boyd, 
chairman: Mesdame E. Reeves, 
Arlando Davidson. Jella Timsley. 
T. Harrington, E Martin, C. 
Hackett M. Johnson. A. Poindex- 
ter, E. James, R. Pope. E. Shrop- 
shire. T, E. DePrantz. A. Jenkins, 
and H. M. Zeigler. were m charge 
of the food serving. 

Dr. AUen graduated -> from 
Howard Univbrsity School of 
Medicine m June, 1932, then in- 
terned for on«f $!ear at General 

_.. -, I hospital. Kansks City, Mo. Af- 

AKA Hostesses are Oh\ia M. ^^j. iga^ing thq hospital, he prac- 
Anderson. Hortense Battles. Hor- jiced in Kansak City, Kas., serv- 
tense BuUock. Lorene Cooks, An- , j^^ ^ county health officer 
na Courtnev. Jeanette C' ■ Lois 
DuValle, Gladys D-^ylc. Art!" B. 

there for six years. 
I He comes to Los Angeles from 
German. Leslye Henderson. Haz- | jf^^ york City where he ~prac- 
el P. Johnson. M^ry Johnson. Al- j ticed, and has jusi completed 

three months oi postgraduate 

etha Lawrence. Stella Middleton 
Maenell H. Newsom. Sophia 
Ramsey. Mercy Smith. Martha 
Stafford. Anna Stout Frances 
Stout and Roob?' Woodson. 

Resolution Hits 
at Defense Bios 

The Twentieth Century Fath- 
ers' Club is composed of William 
Batxter. president: Elors. Reeves, 
secretarv: supported by Theodore 
Boyd. Kenneth Hyde, Hubert 
Etherly. William Johnson. Carl 
Anderaon ami James £. Shiop- 

Six attractive 'angels of mer- 
I cy.' from the General hospital 

were selected this week by Miss 
iFerroI Bobo. ;Hvsident of the L. 
I A. Association of Graduate Nors- 
Im. to usher at the Community 

Health Mass Meetins Sunday af- 
Itemnon in Independent church. 

Misses Rosa Young.. Clara Cas- 
liell. Florence Autiy. Rosa Lee 
ICacter. Evelyn Qitaaon and Clyde 
iMcCoDam are the nurses who I shire 

Nnll appear in full uniform at the ' Miss Omar Dup*'.-'. Mi«« B€ar- 
I m a ctUi i^ Miss Bobo announced, j^ret Brawley. Mrs. Howard 
Ma program of unusual interest Smith. Mrs. R. K. Smith. WQliam 

futures A. W. Dent superinten- | Rankin and Oscar Schrxaiider 

dent of Flint-Goodridge Hospital, | assisted in the food serving. 
I New Orleaas in an addrra on | This banquet will be remem- 
bered as a milestone in the effort 

work at Columbia university. He 
selected the New York Postgrad- 
uate hospital and the Mount Si- 
Sai hospital for his advanced 
'ork. He took special courses 
I in diseases of women and child- 
ren. Physio-therapy, and dis- 
t eases, deformities, and surgery 
; of the bones and joints. 

Dr. Allen is a fellow in the 
WASHINGTON. Mar. 6. *CNj American Medical association 
A) — Declaring that the exclusion and belongs to the Kappa Alpha 
of Negroes from the national de- i Psi fraternity, the Masonic order 
fense program, particularly in in- and the K. of P. 
dustrial plants which have been 
granted contracts for that pro- 
gram, robs the nation of the ser- 
vices of a tenth af its miin power 
and thus constitutes a bottleneck 
of serious prooortions. four mem- 
bers of the United States Senate 
have introduced a resolution for 

Stepheis; 915. Robert Gordon 
Nichols; 957,- Lawrence Courte- 
nay Thompson; and 1010, Alfred 
Anthony Frattarelli. ■* 

If any of the above do not 
qualify for any reason, the fol- 
lowing wUl be taken in the or- 
der named: 

267, James Clarence Pearce; 
1256, Robert Charles Searles; 
1017, Sam James Thompson: 1055, 
Waltpr G e o r ge Vonderscher; 
1046, J. M. Hod^; 1060, Edmund 
George Muschwitz; 1069, Corwin 
Howard Morton; and 1079, Earl 
Marshall Ferrell. 

8 Doys to File 
Tax Returns 

Warning wag • issued today by 
Nat Rogan, collector of internal 
revenue for Southern California. 

T' Trophy Goes 
to Top Branch 

Campaign workers in thft Los 
Angeles YMCA's all-city mem- 
bership enrollment during the 
past week have had an oppor- 
tunity to see the president's tro- 
phy. This prizes a gift of H. F. 
Whittle, pr^ident of the Los An- 
geles "Y," win be, awarded to 
that branch which achieves the 
highest percentage of its^mem- 
ber^iip goal. 

line," declared Rogan. "and all 

. i_. .Southern California tax returns 

a Senate in\'estigation of discnm- ^^^^^ ^^jy g business days are left I must be in our hands by mid- 
ination in the defense mdustnes. ; j^ which to file 1940 Federal In- 1 night of that date. A postmark 
Material already jpthered re- ^^^ ^^ Defense Tax returns. 1 of March 15 is n«t considered a 

I "TubercuIOBis CootroL" Short 

rtches win be given by Dr. O. 
Ballard, of Kentucky; Dr. T. 
Lawless, of Chkago; Dr. Ho- 
Wnbum. of Chicago; and 
I Dr. Wm. G. Loftoa. of Warfiin- 

SpoBsorship of the mass mect- 
I iof is the L. A. Tuberculosis and 
BaMi Association, the Southern 
California Medical. DenUl 
• Ctt"**"* Comnuttec. 

veals that most of the plants to j 
which contracts have been awar- | 
ded for a considerable percentage ^ 
of the serenteen billion dollars 
already voted by Congress, eith- 
er refuse to give employment of 

. ^ . . , J . , , any nattire to Negro woricers or 

^ '^^^'fu* *^'" '««*«?^^- n^rict them to menial ioba .ab 

mg aU fathers and sons in the !,^,^g„ ,„^ rters. 

aty. -^ ! I ' ' 

"March 15 is the absolute dead-'tanely fiUng." 


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On Sunday. Mar. '% at 3i30 p. 
m. Dr. DuBois will speak at the 
Senate Avemie YMCA. His sub- 
ject "Economir Pli^t of the 
America Negzo^. Hie public is 
Dr. Benjamin E. Mays, Presi- 

$269/100,000 INCOME 

state Controller Harry B. Ri- 
ley today annoonced that ^Cali- 
fornia took in $2^.594,618 in the 
fiscal year which ended last June 
,30, the largest annual income in 
•cat of liordKNMe was ^nko I tiw histafy e( the Static 

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As we look bock over our sixteen 
years of community service, we are 
proud of the progress we hove mado 
in relieving the grief of the bereav- 
ed by making every service o me- 
morial of beauty, reverence and dig- 
nity—a memory picture to be cher- 
ished by the lining. 


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If Y(Hi Foil toN»KJ THlfcALIIf^NIAiAGUYou AAayNevei-Know ltHapp«ned M > Thuwdn/ '^^k « '^41 

Mb lone dissertations on boycott battles this -issue; names pro- 
mised last session not to be revealed until a later date; no scan- 
dal; no gossip, no personal thoughts; just a batch of strai^t-out 
newk Too many things have been happening too fast for any- 
thihg else at this time. 


'Roof- garden opened with a 
flourish to swing of Andy Kirk's 
music makers . . . natives in vi- 
cinity of 32nd and San Pedro 
wide-eyed with pleasant sur- 
prise at crowds . . . Genial Fred 
Gonzales, the liquor store man 
opposite, happy with the increas- 
ed business . . . Little Theatre 
group held important meeting; 
^appointment of officers, etc., last 
week . . . another big week-end 
at Club Alabam with Lorenzo 
Flennoy ... Ink Spots wind up 
"Great American Broadcast" at 
Fox . . . first, perhaps only pub- 
lic appearance at Elks next Sun- 
day night . . . Marian Ander- 
son pleased capacity crowd at 
Philharmonic last Sunday after- 
noon . . . drama. "A Stranger 


Two of the top spots In RKO 
Radio's romantic service drama, 
"Parachute Battalion," were to- 
day filled by the popular young 
players, Robert Preston and 
Nancy Kelly. Hollywood's first 
parachute film, "Drums of the 
Desert" by Monogram, used Ne- 
groes as chutists. 


ly Bill Smaliwood 

Every Negro in the land should 
boycott this Texas nightengale 
(?) Mary Martin the next time 
a film of hers hits town . . . Rea- 
son: At that recent Shrine bene- 
fit. with everybody tossing in 
. v^ ...... ^ ou...B^. ^^^^ *^^ '"'■ ■ common cause. 

Pas^." pleases at Independent ! *:'if"P'l°*°|? "^^ .her. to pose 
Church . . .additional scenes of I *'^,.'*"'>y /^'^y- ^'hod just rais- 
colored playets in "Flame ofi?? l"?* roof, what did ill-bred 
New Orleans." shot at Universal ^i?,"'" do but turn and walk 
last Thursday . . . Coast public . ?". .• • • "<>' °njy .that but other 
watching with varied emotions 15*^'°?".^ ".»ve leaked out about 
the preparations fo put "Native ' J^"Vrj'"-«"*^^l«^, .f«l.««» 

Son" in real life as a stage plav ^1^0^"^^! ' ' u '^*"' '^ ^'**'' 
"«'= H'«.» Mary w-ould wake up tomorrow 




by johh MnlochT 

in New York 

general con 

and find her pictures boycotted 
by those Negroes, she'd be one 
surprised Texas gal.' 

Oddity: Name for men who 
watch for air»-raiders from Lon- 
don rooftops i.<» "jim crow!" . 
<!taff.« ^^*y ^^^ * convention of ice 
hV?f^!"«*'" rntgTs. the other nite at 
the Shrine. I'm willing to bet 
not an ofay in the house knew 
'twas a Phila. Negro who in- 
vented ice cream . . . Designer 
of gowns for Ethel Waters ii a 
23-year old Harlem lad . . . Ran 
across Avon Long's name in the 
press the other day. It's been 

some seasons since we saw him 
featured part for director „",^ ^i''*--*^^ ^"'°''**''^ ; ^°fc last, she went to the Berk- 
Conway. It is a comedy I f'^*'^.'^ of him singing and danc- I shire Festival to hear the mu.sic 

ing "Brown Boy." 

the third cud don't sav I didn't 
warn you. but this recipe was 
iust given me by Gaddy .Mar- 
Adams. 'who got it from his 
grandpappy in Scotlan<Klt goes 
like this: - 

2 qts. of Scotlmd whiskey 
I pint of good brandy 
1 cup of green tea 
Rind of 6 lemons 
I teaspoon of cl-#>es 
1 tablespoon of allspice 
30 lumps of sugar 

Seal, this in a glass jug and 
allow to stand at least 6 wks. be- 
fore serving. Serve with ice. ei- 
ther, cracked or.>ln the glass, or 
a L'hunk in the punchbowl, th" 
single notion modified . .AND 

Town's NEVER had such a 
gala season of seeing celebs on 
and offa traiws* 'Phey're a dime 
a dozen . . . and more to come . . . 
Suggested signs: This one, for 
our dame who keeps telling her 

sensus of local opinion is that 
the staging will do the race lit- 
tie good . . . think unfriendly 
ofays will misunderstand the 
lesson intended, when Canada 
Lee creates "Bigger Thomas". . . 
Inna Washington, former 
dancer, celebrated with birthday 
oartv at 55th street home last 
Sunday . . . Dorothy Dandridge 
.scored another big week at the 
"It Cafe." Hollywood. Jeni Le- 
Gon's dance classes grwwmg 

.\t MGM in "Love Crazy," 
Clarence Muse has been working 
in a 

with mixed types starring Wil 
liam Powell and Mvma Loy. 

"Blossoms in the Dust." on the 
same lot ha.s Theresa Harris and 
Clinton Rosamond featured. 
Greer Garson and Walter Pid- 
gcnn starred. 

Hattie McDaniel. last year's 
Pward winner is still very busy 
in "The Great Lie." at Warner 
Bro.s. First National, and still the 
great scene stealer she was in 
"Gone ^With the Wind." as well 
as all orevious pictures that ?ave 
her a large enough vehicle. Bette 
Davis is the star. 

Of (treat interest to locai mo- 
vie players is the fact that MGM 
is treparing for their annual 
"Tarzan" episode, starring as 
usual the famous former swim- 
ming champion, Johnny Weis- 
muller. Shooting of this adven- 
ture means a long run of several 
weeks with locations and good 
overtime for men. women and 
children. All the casting is done 
now through Clias. Butler of 
Central Casting Bureau. 

The or Kolyum extends a 
Tiearty hut belated congratula- 

. tion to Oscar Smith, as we just , . ^ l , » ^ . .wr.^^ 

leamedthat the well known and I ^'''f'?.'^ ^ow much she LOATHES 
popular Paramount concession- ! Publicity— "Better be damned 
aire influenced Bm^ Cro<bv to | 
make a present of the hundr^^ds 
of baskets that gladdened the 
hearts of the kiddies at .\scot 
School last Christmas. Local 
rcpresentatnes of a nati'">nal pap- 
er, headed by Earl Morris, were 
Striving hard to raise the neces- 
sary funds, when Oscar, familiar 
with the famous singer irom long ! 
association with him and other 
staijcis. asked Bing to help. He 
merely a-^ked how many baskets 
were needed, and sent them on. 
during the filming of Para- 
mount's "West of Zanzibar." 

During the many years that 
Oscar has b.* n connected with 
Paramount, domg a ' thriving j 
business with the soft drink and , 
smokes concession, he hag also 
filled the oart of Assistant di- 
rector on all pictures which used 
a considerable number of color- 
ed players. He has put all his 
earnings to good use and owns 
six houses besides his cocktail 
louni^e and cabins at Val Verde. 
He has been renting the cabins 
all winter to oil worke.s engaged 
In drilling on the new Val Verde 
holdings. Withal he is the same 
Ostar. never letting success turn 
hi.« head. 

"Widows of the Press " a Scott 
R. Dunlap production, ba.sed on 
an original storv by .\1 Blorh, 
started Feb. 28. Phil Rosen, who 
pot so long ago directed "Queen 
Of* the Yukon" for Monogram. 
i»giiin holds down the directorial 

"Air Devils." latest Monogram 
film to feature Leo Gorcey. Bob- 
yv .Tordan and the "East Side 
Kios" with Sunshine Sammy. 
tum;d out to be one of the best 
of 'he sea«on. 

"Sign oC the Wolf;" baaed on 
the Jack Lordofi story, and fea- 
♦"rine both Louise Beavers and 
Mantan More'and. is also pre- 
lected to be big box-office for 

The Story 

of Dorothy 


jam-packed Philharmonic audi- 
torium audience., geeeted Marian 
Anderson Sunday when, as the 
last of a number of encores, she 
sang Shubert's VAve Maria." 

The triubte nas been well earn- 
ed by Miss Anderson, whose 
singrng of this work has become 
world-renowned. It is. indeed, 
the crownmg jewel of the great 
artistic legend which surrounds 
this- stafT The timbre of her re- 
markable voice is brilliahtly re- 
vealed in the Philharmonic Her 
rich, mellow tones filled every 
nook and cranny of this vast au- 
ditorium and was splendidly au- 
. «.*"^V^^ *■'■ backstage where 
«n EAGLE lensnian and this 
scribe waited, respectively .to! 
photograp.h and to interview her. 
Gowned in a stunning creation 
of gi;een Veh# t. Miss Anderson 
was the soul of graciousntss as ' 
She posed with AKA sorors for 
pictures -which appear on the 
front page of this issue. Com- 
pletely: exploding the popular not 
tion that she is camera shy, the 
singer not only posed freely but 
returned to the -stage for 'a shot 
"One of th'i outstanding voices even before the record audience 
of the day," was the verdict oN ""** decamped, 
the critic of the New York Times I During the conceit. L. E. Behy- 
after hearing for the time "ler, venerable impressario of 
' the magnificent singing of Doro- 1 ^K* Philharmonic, solemnly pro- 
I thy Maynor, Neg[ro sftprano, who menaded hither and yon back- 
I will be heard in this citv on | stage. This despite a p*manent- 

ciifeeta vrom' afNo <>»« P^W* to elevft*. wavone. 

Tuesday evening. March 18, at 
Philharmonic Auditorium. 

Miss Maynor's sensational rise 
to faVne is one of the rare suc- 
cess stories in recent musical 
history. A short time ago, she 
was a virtually unknown singer. 
Today critics agree on the dis- 
covery of a new star on the mu- 
sical horizon. Only summer be 

ly deformed ankle. Perhaps that's 
the wake he best enjoys music. 

This season has been a music- 
al triumph for Los Angeles. We 
have been visited by Paul Robe- 
son. La Anderson, Roliand Hayes. 
Jules Bledsoe. Ivan . Harold 
Browning, (a resident) — and 
Dorothy Maynor is yet on tap. 

of the Boston Symphony Orches- 

hvi^^Ji- ^I'V^'^.^ °"^y onejtra. conducted by Serge Kousse- 

brownskin enrolled in a profes- vitzky— and ended bv 
sional school on any of the cam- \ music herself for the 
puses ... If you go bevond | ductor. 

great con- 1 

Warren Scbtt, head of the de- 
partment of cinema at USC, says 
that a Ne^ro motion picture in- 
dustry Is financially possible. Al- 
though, as he! points out,' the gross 
from colored films playing col- 
ored hoiises is incomparable to 
those garnered from the major 
studio products, he feels that 
there is enough profit available 
in the trade to make black pro- 
ductioh a reality. He estimates 
top gr»ts of Negro pictures play- 
ing Negro houses at $30,000-— 
from which 'production and di»- 
tribution costs must be subtrgct- 
ed. . 

Now, when we consider that 
an average production day at 
Warner Brothers costs $10,000 
willy-nilly, perhaps we can face 
the economies of Million Dollar 
Productions and other all-Negro 
film producers with a greater 

:Scott, in an interview with this 
penslave, pointed out that a ma- 
jor difficulty in the distribution 
of Negro pictures is the class of 
movie houses which colored films 
mupt play. Throughout the South, 
he said, mahy "cullud shows" are 
nickel aa:i dims atfairs from 
which thete can^be extracted lit- 
tle gravy for the bjys along Sun- 
set avenue. 

Conversation with Scott 
brought to mind an interview 
with Franklin Underwood, head 
of Twentieth-Century-Fox East- 
ern Story department, in New 
York coupla summers ago. At the 
time, Ethel Waters' smash, "Mam- 
ba's Daughter." was the scream- 
ing news along Broadway. Play- 
wright Dubose Heyward consid- 
ered the item very expensive 
merchandise and specified , to that 
effect when approached bv Hol- 
lywood representaitves. Darryl 

MARIAN ANDfcRSON. above, cMiter, took time Out during her concert here Sasday at PhilhariMHiie] 
andit»riam to eTohjutge greetings with her sorority sisters. Alpbk Gamma Omega chapter of ARa| 
presented her with| a bouquet of red roses. 

Not only is Miss Anderson an inspiration to Al^iha Kappa Alpha sororitr, but to coDcert-gwrsI 
throughout the world. Seen witb Miss Anderson in the photograpfa are MVs. Marjorie Bright Mo- 1 
Pherson, Mrs. Ur«ula Prultt Adams, Dr. Vada SomervtUe, Mrs. Neosha Tatom, Mrs. Antoinette Gam-I 
ble Atkinson, and Mn>. Sue Prioieau Bowdan. 

cially for the workshop by Langs- 
ton Hughes turns out to be a so- 
cial document as well as solid 
jive. Wish I could remember the 
name of the young lady who 

Two entiiusJastlc people, a per- 
j sonal friends, and a musici-Va- ; 
I tron. persuadM Kousscvitzk/ to ' 

grant her an audition, which he 

finally did during a morning re- ' 
' hearsal. What followed has be- ' 

come part of musical history. The ■ 

great conductor immediately be- 
came enthused, praised her voice 

in the highest terms, and invited 

her to sing the next day at the ' 

picnic which he gives each year | 

for the members of his orches- ' 

tra. Before an audience of 200. ' 

including musicians, critics and ' 

a grouD of music lovers, the ! 

young Negro, singer started with 1 

difficult classic arias by Handel 

and Mozart then did a group ' 

of German lieder and ended with 

the Wagnerian "Ho-Yo-To," from 

"Die Walkuere." 
The gilt-edged professional 

audience present marveled at her \ 

versatility and tremenijous vo- j 

cal range, arid found her beau- 1 Los Angeles' colorful football 

Attended a meeting of the New 
Negro Theater workshop groun 
last Tuesday at t^o 28th street 

branch YMCA r n^x. A swell 

gang of young folks were present Zanuck was tremen'lously inter- OUTDOOR SPOETS HIT BY 
and, according to all indications, | fsied in bringing the thing to ' ggy^yY STORMS 

.'"'tii'"'^- '^i^^°'; '^'"^*^\r-^ !/;•. w«^/''!ri f1 a triumph of, Colf courses all over the city 

realy important from this his Westwood film factory. Ne- , ^^ve been under water for the 

«'°"P: , ^ ... I 5f 'ations were tinder way and , ^ ^,^^^ ^hus making it tough 

A blues son? written espe-'en enormous price — plus Ethel '^ ' " 

Waters — had been decided : upon. 
Cartie suddenly to Mr. Franklin 
Underwood an air-mail special 
from Mr.- Darryl Zanuck. "Can- 
cel Negotiations on 'Mamba's 
Daughters." Why? Southern 



on golfers, and sending your re- 
piorter hither and yon for golf 
news. As Confucius say: "If it 
makes in melt, its hot." 


Dr. A. L. Wallace topk the me- 

sings her portion of the lyric* 

with so much subtle oomph. She States, getting wind of the movie a&ure of three golfers last Sun- 
has mastered the art of "the un- rights sale, announced to Fox day whose handicap are several 
derstatement which speaks vol- ^ that they would xefuse to dis- ! strokes lower them his. Taking 
umes."' , tribute any picture dealing with advantage of his straight drives. 
Approach of this workshop Negro life and starring any Ne- and his perfect approach .shots 
body to Negro drama is one gro. Underwood showed me the ho paced the following divot dig 

which I feel is solidly healthy. letter, signed by Zanuck. 

UCLA Schedules Grid Tilt 
With U. of Florida's 'Gators 

; "^fomia. 
The deep South will get a look , December 20— Florida at Jack- 
al University of California at sonville. 

tiful voice to be one of the finest 
in a generation. A brilliant New 
than not mentioned at all" . . . ! York debut a few months later, 
and this one. for our usually dis- ! and engagemenLs with the Bos- 
creet crony who suddenly doe« 1 ^o" Symphony, New York Phil- 
an about-face— "You are no fool 1 harmonic. Chicago and Philadel- 
if vou know how to sin charm- ] P^na Symphony Orchestras, as 
ingly" . . . and" this one, f or a pv e 1 1 as successful recitals 
scribbling pal who is .somewhat i throughout the East, started her 
of a drag— "Let us get what first season. 

"It has been quite a jump for a 

young singer who had vi tually 
no experience on the concert 
stage to find herself, a .sensation 
of the musical world, with many 
cities clamoring to hear her. 

pleasure we may in the fleeting 
days: for the note cometh, and 
tho silence that can never be 
broken''. . . and this one, for 
two professional pal.s — ''Taste is 
the mark of an educated man> 
imagination the sign of a pro- 
ductive man, and emotional bal- ... ,^ , 
ance -the token of a mature i congratulation. But Dorothy 
man ' . . . and this one. for the | Maynor has a true artist's modes- 
gates of some of the large homes I ty and reverence for the works 
in the village— "Thru this wide ; she sings. Music is her entire life, 
opening gate, none come too ear- "I hope to represent the art of 
ly none return too late!" song as well as I can— to be ■wor- 
thy to sing the best music, is 
all she says. 

eleven next season when Dec. 20, ! 

UCLA travels to Jacksonville. r^L^. .Jfv NiMkf 

Fla. to play Tom Lieb's Univer- V-nOriry nigRT 

sity of Florida Alligators. 

Graduate Manager William C. 
Ackerman, of the local school, 
made the announcement late last 

The first intersectional clash 

carded by UCLA for the 1941 sea- _ 

son, the Bruins and 'Gators have coiiga and Rh'umba wili'be" giv- ! 

At Club Alabam 

The Doll League is planning a 
mammoth charity nite at the 
Club Alabam Thursday, Mar. 13. 
There will be fun galore, spe- 
cial instruction in dancing La 

Tjet twice before, the Bruins 
.."inning here in 1931. 13 to 0, and 
losing on the 'Gators' home field 
in 1932. 12 to 2. According to the 
terms of the contract the 'Gat 

New N.Y.A. DiTision 

Director Preston Sturges con- 
stantly amazed members of his 
east on "The L»dy Eve" set by 
bis versatility. Wbile waiting for 
a comedy set-uo. he sat down at 
a grand oiano and swung easily 
rrom clashes to iazz to Negro 
"hot licks." The latter brought 
the gre;Uest applause from Vie 

♦eper<». " 

Anyone would pardon the young i ^^j ^ju ^p^ri the 1943 season 
singer a certain amount _of self- j 1.,^^^ against UCLA. 

Following is the 1941 UCLA 
schedule to date, with games, un- 
less indicated otherwise, being 
played at Memorial Coliseum: 

September 26 (night) Wash- 
ington State college. 

October 4 — Stanford at Stan- 

October 10 (night) Montana. 

October 18 — Washington at Se- 

October 25 — Oregon 

November 1— California. 

November 8 — Oregon Stete col- 
lege at Corvallis. 

November 15— To be filled. 

November 22— Santa Clara. 

November 29— Permanently 

en. also an excellent floor show, 
plus stars of radio, stage and ! 
screen. * I 

Come out and meet your 
friends, they will all be there. 
.\dmission. S5c. Make reserva- 
tions early: AD. 9995. ' 

—Adv. , 

gers to the 19th hole: C. Lav. 
Dr. E. W. Hardiman, Dr. C. A. 
Bradford. All of these players 
broke 90. and that is good going 
I considering the condition of the 
course. (Jood going, Dr. Wallace 
keep swinging. 


Mrs. Lucy Williams who hails 
from the Hoo.sier state of Indi- 
ana, and one of the best women 
golfers to be seen on any golf 
course, left a few days ago for 
her home town, Indianapoli.s 
Mrs, Williams who was the win- 
ner of t,he 1938 National U. 
G. A. Tournament,, was unable to 
defend her title at Griffith Park 
in 1939. \ 

tn route here to participate in 
the event she was injured in an 
automobile accident. Howover. 
her visit this year gave her an 
opportunity to see and also yliiy 
some of our five courses here in 
Southern California. 

Congratulations Mrs. Williams 
for forcing two of our finest golf- 
ers Dr. Wallace and Df. Hardi- 

man to pull their very best shots 

out of the bag to make your 

• ithreesome worth writing about. 

\. We hope on your next visit our 

' unusual weather will be a legend. 


Bobbie Allen while playing 
Sunset Fields Coui.^c No. 2 with 
Bud Glayson, gets credit for an 
"almost' on the 17th hole. His 
iron shot on the short 3 par liolc 
mi.'^sed the cup about an 'nch 
and a half* and wound up v.:th a 
deuce for the hole. 

Well that was close and if he 
keeps on he will someday join 
that immortal "Holo-in-one club'' 
along with Oscar Clisby. Dr. C. : 
A. _ Bradford, George Gilmore, 
Henn,- M?rtin and vours '.rulv. 
By Sid 

Take a wide .stance for perfect 
balance: you can hit harder tiiat 
way. Start the club back with 
both hands: left knee now starts 
to bend to shift weight to right ' 
foot. Keep left arm straight to 
insure a v.ide arc. Long back- 
swing: shoulders and hips have 
begun ot turn: weight is on right 
f"ot: left knee is broken in: !r't 
■"'■ ''Ider has turned past the ba'l 
^ ■ is under chin. Now the tnp 
01 the swing: body coiled to its 
i-npximum: hips start to unwind: 
this begins the downswing. 
Weight shift? to left shoulders: 
w. ists are still cocked. Snap your 
wrists for the hit. Head is "still 





K*ep your blood mor« fre« fron 
waate ma;ter. poi»on« »n<J acid b; 
; jtUr.i: mor« activiiy into k!dn«jj 
-.nd hladder. end > ou should livt 

( inc c ffir.ent. harmless was- to do t 
i» :o tret fiom your drugfri.«t a 35 c*r 
I ,1 of <iOI-l) MKDAL Ha.irlfm u: 
''lO^u'es snd '.."ke th<?m as (iirected- 
:h' prnmj); :c-!<,i'i!« should (iflipht v( 

hf^ii^a re:" ^i up nirhts. M>oir •ymptow 
o* ki'^r.ty ■'r..::b:* luij b« bKrkBchc, ihiftinl 

lira'l b« «r. f.'«T MARK an^ •rc^l 
t3i)%li1u-t — (.:: - 'U Mf^kl Baarl^flB I 
('il>w;le' — f*»' . \ "i«I and rvnnin*. \^ 

motionless. Right arm slraiglit 
a wide arc. Right leg ly relaxc 
• ' ds go high for a fuU fini 
-v'dy ''.as lumed: v. eight on 1 
■.oel. Hight leg ect* as balanc 
rVow motion has stopped. Tl 
end of a perfect drive, on a rair 

If 't's golf r.ews mail it to 0| 
lie Terry. 3428 S. Budlong or 
the Eagle office. 



■ La Jovial Girls Schedule 
Big Easter Surprise 

"nie La Jovial Girls club has a 
big surprise for you Easter Sun- 
day, April 13, when they stage 
their annual benefit. This year 
the affair will be given at the 
beautiful Elks' ballroom, 4016 S. 
Central avenue. Music by Pep- 
py Prince. 


6 — Southern Call- 

Joseph Spell's 
Car Returned 

NEW YORK. Feb. 27.— Joseph 
Spell, acquitted butler in the 
Strubing Quadruple Rape case, 
had his car back Monday after 

it was picked up by Harlem po- 

lice becauM it bore 1940 license 2J~*"'J 
plates. 1 9 1 1 r £m cVd. f*> a 

When the deadline for 1740 ■ •^.'SSSTpo. »ii!fto'«5w.'si>Stfi^wi«^ 
plates passed. Spell was in cus- STAMBawo a«t rnWP« 

tody of Bridgeport. Conn, 
lice, he told officers. 

Philharmonic Auditorium 

L. E. Behymer Present's 



Sensational New Negro Soprano 

$1.10 to $3. 30 • MU. 1983, Ml. 5730, TU. 1144 


. . 113 S. JtfftrMn St. 

0<pt. 3m« 


Herbert G. Prodser 

Robert Wayne Bum*, California 
National Youth Administrator, hit 
announced the appointment of Her- 
bert G. Prodger as Director of tha 
State Division of Work Projects. 
Bom in Gra-'s VaHcy, California, 
Mr. Prodger has been in charge of 

T> u _» T»_-..«- -,— .../.♦«Anin« the San Francisco District oOce of 
Robert Preston was auctioning " ~ . ,„ . - - „..~ t» via n^ia 

^., , , ^j A_ - .„«^_,j nf m^tt I the NYA lor nve year*, in iu« new 

rtilrnad land to « crowd of sett- | p^^-^j^^ ^ ^ji, jj,^ the work ot 

over 22,000 youths, and the opera* 

new 'Va*!'' L'o^d frontier come- 
H". 'The Lady From Cheyenne." 
»t Univer»>a]. in •wlhich Willie 
B*'^ is fe»tur,ed. 

"Pay vov' rr'n^^v "nd get lyour 
niiitTlaim deeds " Preston cried. 
"6et vour quitclaim deeds from 
th- clerk." 

He repcpted the w«»e aeveral 
times iui»n It 8?tia{Ie<t Producer- 
firec^nr T.iovd. Then Preston ap- 
nro-»«-'-^d hhn. 

■ ••«^*. Mr. Llovd." he nsked. 
H quitclaim deed?" 

tion of all projects on the NYA out^ 
of-school program. Mr. Prodger 
brought to the NYA in 1935 a back- 
ground of successful business ex- 
perieix* with the Los Angeles 
:;tau»aiup Co., Soutkam Pacific 
Co.. and Hale Brothers DeputoMBA 
Stora of San FiABcitcoi. . 



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(f You Fdn to Rfiod THE CAUFOtNiA EACi^ You May^jN»er Know tr Happened 


Down in Front 



HoRS Eliminotion Bawiwg TovfMcyt • f ' ' - 

Awiable and pcartljr Babe McCoy has some ideas he interxfe to 
put iolo effect at FatHirir Anna, the recently ic(«ened baaritoc. 
chA, '■'' : r ■ * --if-'il'A-^ 

Located as it is in the heart of a section which is thidly popo- 
iated with Mexicans and Negroes, maestro McCoy has a notion that 
djaaaoation toaniainents desicned to ultimately detennine a top 
Hegro chaQenfet or State champion in every bozinc divincm would 
be aomething the fans would go for and, in ci d ent al l y, make Kaat- 
ade Arena a financial saccess to boot 

Alrendy osinc what be has to work with, last Saturday ni^bt 
McCoy offered Negro Ran Jackson against Mexican Chico Hoaao. 

This Saturday night he pits Negro Nat Coram against MesjH 
can Joe Robieto and heav-yweights Odell Polee versus Hiada 
fWet. both heavyweights and both Negroes. 

McCoy believes the argument that one Negro wont fight an- 
odier it mMbund aod is seeking to proive it Says Babe, "I want 
the people to this section oC'tbe city to know and feel ttwt East- 
«de Arena ia THEIR dub." ; < ' , 

CloMS SMk* Proarmn 
A lS-i«ake 


at Santa Anita Itek eaaMa t* as 

wiOi tte mntag tt ttia $5MM 

HanAcap at «nc an« a 1 


ml IM poands from 
'tavy Webb Bvcrett is Ckarles S. Howard^ Miatand. 
View, wtancr af the 'Vndred grander" Satnrday and 
M"ir •< the Haward harse, wiO ga to paat with 113 
flw aaa* than be had Saaarday. CkaDedan wOI be to at 

Btmt n kancs hnrc been oaninatad far Ike afle and 
n Mtf stake and if ane af OaM, an antsider aM* ar leaa, 
Mcnks to and aapa tte tbtog Uke Bay View did. dMi^ be snr- 
prised. U'd be fanny (ar wmM H?> if Bay View tMk Ois 

As a Matter af rccapitalatian. past winnen a( Oe San 
have been (fraaa 1S35 to 1»«) Bend Ftay. Whapper. 
Cnvat an^ SOatand to the atd« 

Thomi^n Goes tolipnch to |?!"f9« ""** 


^ ^1 UCLA's GvMtvsff AII-AimiB4 AlliM* <* 

H«B to Mok« Som« "Quick- MoMy 

, Shortly after it ha<i been announced this wedc 
thot he hod won the boskettxiK scoring title of the 
southern division of the coast conference for the seo* 

Train for Bob Postbr Bout 

With interest in the "Turkey" 
Thompson-Bob Pastor bout, slat- 
ed for HoOIywood's Gilmore field 
the night of Mar. 17. gaining fev- 
er heat the twit principals were 
making moves pt toeir own ttiis 
week. '< 

hompson, who is the State 
heavyweight champion; packed 
bag and baggage and headed for 


Frat Sdries 

Gorbutt, Lyiicli Bid for Patronage 

Frank Garfoott and Richmond K. (Joe) Lynch, owner and 
new matchmaker at Olympic auditorium, stage their first joint 
show Tuesday night with- Guy Serean meeting Ritchie Lemos. 

Big Boy Bray, sparring partner for "Turkey" Thompson, is 
slated to be on the first card. Serean is the Ud who knocked out 
fteatherweight champioon Petey Scalzo recenUy. 

Both Lynch and Garbutt are bidding for dty-wide support 
fc» the Olympic— and we hope they get it Some of the greatest 
Hegro fighters, who later have gone, or are going, on to greater 
heights, got their start at the Grand avenue club. 
• • 

Tomiljy Martin, the Bnmh fighter who made a lot of friends 
to thi. neck of the woods, was on the hi^ seas last week on his 
way to South .America and possible matches with Alberto Lovell 
nd Arturo Qodoy. Hell be gone for three months, then will 
wDbaUy return here . . . Jackie Robinson, who dropped out of 
sdiool Monday at UCLA, may sign with the Broadway Oowm. 

, nro cage squad, for a series of games in Honolulu next month. 
We talked with UCLAs greatest-athlete-in-history yest^^rday via 

' Dhone and he said he hadn't signed any contracts as yet Too, 

i ^ would like t» play baseball in the Negro leagues thi, s»nnm.r- 
In need of money to finish his educauon and look out for lus fami- 

I? ^ may accept a coaching bertl, at WUey or Sam Houston 
«Ue«ror some other school. Robinson deserves a break at some 
;:2T:LS-^ name is «ire-fire! ... The old «"*«« try wUl be 

' e^SSe at Patr^tic Hall Saturday night *fa«! ^* «»!!!! 
first-game interfratemity basketball 

15,000 fans braced me rains and 
winds to witness the first run- 
ning of the $10,000 added Gran | 
Nadonal Steeplechase Simday at , 
Caliente running over a course : 
that was well soaked. Quaker- ' 
street, ridden by Jockey Joe i 
Dawson was the winher l^ five! 
lengths. Farragut, ol the Otayl 
stables, was second; and Paul B. i 
was third. The favorite. Favor- 1 
some, was in front by six lengths j 
and well over the first two jumps ; 
wb«i he took a notion not to 
jump the third one and ran ouL 
His rider finished the long grind 
of m mUes but the handicap he 
suffered was too much. 

It as a great race and Walter 
Marty announced the race next 
year will be $20,000 added. Had 
good weather prevailed, the larg- 
est crowd in history would have 
packed Caliente. Walters had 

presented a wonderful card for | newcomer, pounded out a con- 
the fans, each and «werycme of ' vincing 10-round decision victory 

Soper's ranee Sunday, taking i Working, told reporters that he 

kg j i tjw e' iht daapton Jae 

Aptfl 15. Accordtog to db- 

■ fraaa GUcagn the ctowt- 

to expecting to be eaBn to 

ten M days tor ArmT train- 

_ to ttat caw H is nkely flnit 

Las Angeles fans wOI' be the las* i 

t^^JflTLZHJ^' ***•" ^'' P««»i«*ae to be much 
"^^** * danghbay. i : exciting than any in past years. 

Thompson s mahager, Cal;the inter -frat«nity basketball 

CHiibs fojdkm. 

FIOOF Ot PoffflOtlC! 

H«N; Dose* Fallows 

ond consecutive year. Jackief 

Robinson, great all-around atfa- cn»y ef Suutheiu Califamia aer- 
lete of the University of Califor- 1 >«. bncketing; 3t pointo tor a to^ 
nia at Los Angeles, dropped out i tal o' 133 far tte acaaon. U 

of achooL 

His tomily reportedly in need 
Of fmanrial assistance, Robinscxi, 
according to the Daily Bruin. 
UCLA stndent paper, {Hobably 
would join the Btoadway Clowns, 
profesdonal basketball qumtet of 
New York, "sometime next 

UanaBy rdtoUr 
C. L. A. ' 

series gets onderaray Saturday 


Good news to local fans as wen 
as Tom Gallery, promoter of the 
bout, was that from Louis which 

^^iRgueroa streets. 

Quintets representing Omega 

Psi Phi and .Upha Phi Alpha 
tangle in the first game whii:fa 

stated that he has agreed to meet 'f^ »* » «>'««*- ^"^ ^ ""ee 
the winner of the bout on SL 

Patrick's day at the home of the 


along Odell Polee and Big Boy ; planned to keep his charge at ^^ .f patriotic ^ Wth and 
Bray, heavyweights, as sparring Soper's until the day of •••-•-^^ " I'-mooc nau, iwh and 
partners. i ; " " 

Pastor was slated to arrive yes- 
terday by plane.; accompanied by 
his trainer, Danny Brown. Man- 
ager Jimmy Johnson is expected 
to arrive here | later this week. 

Ttotete %rent| an sato Manday 
far tke beat wjU^ to aO prab- j HoUywood Stars, basefoaU 
abflBty will df j ti d t an e p j i n tnt of the coast league. 

Hudson Nods Cisneros; 
Zorrito in Legion Semi 

Firing a warning to' all of thH 
top coast li^tweights to the ef- 
fect that he will have to be c<»- 
sidered before ahy of them get 
too ambitioiis,' strong, cool, good 
looking Cecil Hudson. San Jose 

the 12 races creating a thrill 
while ' the bqoks took another 
{ beating. Walter Marty, general- 
I issimo. lost $35,000 on his winter 
I book when Bay View won the 
I big race, it is reported. Popular 
' Willie Alvarado. trainer for the 
I Otay stables, wxm $10,000 on fi»y 
I View. 

I Alvarado is one of the most : m 
; successful trainers to the busi- ' 
I ness. He has taken Chalphonfc ' 
from a $1,500 plater and now has 
him beating the best handicap 
horses on the coast, so we give i 
you this tip: watch the horses ' 
that Alvarado trains. 

Judge George Shillings, direc- i 
tor of racing and 1 1 esidmg stew- < 
i ard of Caliente. was a little | 
downhearted because of weather I 
; conditioss. The judge had work- i 
; ed for months to bring the great I 
I event to the West and had pre- 
f pared to handle a crowd of 30.000 
fans. He said, "next year we 
hope to get a better break in - 
the weather, and Caliente will | 
raise the purse to $20,000 added 

over Larry Cisneros. Mexican at 
Hollywood Legioh Stadium last 
Friday night 

an the flaar, Hadsan raised aa 
■gty bwnp orer Cisnero's left 
eye, htoa died his sose and zl- 
aMst ctoaed Us appawnt's right' 
•rb. i 

Hudson scaled 138, Cisneros 
139H pounds. 

Tomorrow night matchmaker 
Charles MacDonald offers Red 
Green and Baby Arizmendi in 

Hudson, who tljie week before i his scheduled 10-round main ev- 
TKOed Chief Evening Thunder est. Fighting in the semi-windup, j 
(Rico Martinez), who holds a de- j sdieduled for six rounds. Lecm I 
cision over Baby Arizmendi, in , Zorrita goes to bat against Ijlilo 
three' rounds, foiind Cisneros a I Theodorescu. Botti of them are ^ 
stubborn foe. The latter stayM former main eventers. i 

ck)se throu^out foiling to j ^^ ^^ ^^^^ ^om, jiminy , 
a great extent Hudson s offense ^fo^ks 
which clicks best at long range, hpaui 

Attbaagh neittwr battler was 

faces Francis DeTom- 
Kent Martinez tangles 
with Harry Wicker and Buddy 
CDell boxes Roy Aitltins. 

Casobo Loop 
Formed By 


pairs, F. S. Patterson Insurance 
CO., Skippy's Malt Shop. Central 
Avenue Tire and Service. Drs. 
Cooley. Hudson, Bailey, Traylor 
and Foster. Angelus Funeral 
Home. Attorney's W. L. Gordon, 
Jr.. W. L. Gordon, Sr., Johnson 
- - Griffith, C. 


Matchmaker Charley MacDda 
aid this week announced 1 he 
signing of Jackie Wilson and 
Georgie Crouch for 10 rouidsi 
Mar. 14 to decide the State wsl 
terweight champion. The Stfte 
title mat(ji has been sanctioited 
by the State Athletic commissi<)n. 

clubs apparently mora ever lyi ball Uuj summer "because he's 
matched than heretofore, the' 

Omegas and . Alphas ^ are both 

gunnmg for Kappa Alpha 1 "si ON "AIX" WVB 

whidt won the J940 frat dia^- i The greatest all-around athlete 


Tkc Alpka fire wilt beat tdA 
ctais as Leanard MeClain, Jad ie 
KaMasan. Ja^ Tary and Bill 
Laecfleld. New toecs, alang with 
the aid anas, will dat the OnMga 
Unenp f^ Satnrday's fracn. 
Taking Oe ftoar wilt he Emist 
Kllgnre. CIy<i* Wright, Lla^'di 
Cavrtney. Al'lri Chism. ArOiar 
Watts and John Shackelford. 

With pre-game excitement pfo- ! 
mismg a packed house, fratemitv 
men were advising their back irs 
and supiwrters this week to co ne 
early, .^dmissicm is 40c wh ch 
includes the game and dance tijiat 

thas his rival frotn the Farm. 

UCLA lost both games, how- 
ever, gomg down Friday night a 
Shrtoe auditorium. S3 to 47. ■ 
a five-nuntrte overUroe thriller 
and losing 52 to 37 Saturday 
night at the same place. 

Twenty-two years of age, Rob- 
inaon is the only Bruis athlek- 
to wm letters m four raaja- 
sports— football, badcetbaU, trad 
and baseball Coaches at ftt 
Southern divi^ioD schools. Stan- 
ford, use. UCIA and Califontia. 
named him on tbe 1941 all-sootta 
em divisioa aecOnd five. 


Declared "ill and unavaHaUe" 
got to get some money." | ^^is week by the Stote Athletic 

oommissioa are Jimzny LiddeO 
indefinite, with an injved hand 
Willam Metcalfe, two ''wte^ 
m UCLA history. Robinson won : wth an mjured eye; and Mdlc 
the division scoring title over Bhmt Oaklihd. three weiekr 
the Stanford Benter, Don Bur- with an injured eye. AH are bo<e- 
ness. last weekend in the Univ- ' era. 


EA<H^ that 
■tin eligible 

far bawhan and tnek. flaanril 

to rteatcr ^JCLA to tte FkO to 

pick nphto degree to 

fw a 

Robins(» is also reportedly 
considering an offer to play base- 




Alpho Phi Alpha 
Omega Psi Phi 



Admision — 40c 

IStli ond Figi 

Game time 8:00 

: m 

The Recreational Department , and Miller, L. C. 
at Avalon Christian Church has Wngh<. .\dair* Phijto Studio, 
organized a Basketball League i Wades Beauty Shop, Flash Re- 
among the boys and girls Social \ cord shop, and Grayson's PhaT- 
Clubs, Chiurdi 'Clhbs, Hi-Ts and , macy. 
Well this Sunday the fans will i Tri-Y*i.«f the irommunjiy. - .; i^ xhe first game has been scoed- 



|^LS^****j^B^tist^,"faT^ Arizonaa, now competing for Sac- 
^^to jaysee. i, a pnzed individual entrant m the commg Ix«g 
Beach relays . . . 

be a thriller. It will be the re- 
newed Caliente Cup for a purse 
of $Z500. Some of the best mara- 
thon horses in the west wiU com- 
pete. Will expect to see you at 
Caliente Sunday. Until then, keep 
smiling and have a -little fun. 
This is your turf reporter sign- 
ing off and saying,, so long. 

Ellerbe Loses 

,^-«r. T>vAr^ Mar « -Joe*— and if he's pressed prooaniy ; 

lBiS!?',.?^S!LJS:«i,i'«:!K?,'l5fiStS;r«.3^ I Sprint Title ■ 

NEW YORK. Feb. 27— Mozelle 
Sa, to BatMc, the idays ! Ellerbe, Tuskegee Institute's 
the greatest 

see another great program of 12 1 The games have been scb^d^il' 
races featuring the timbertoppers I ed for Monday. Wednesday • and 
and two handicaps on the flats. | Saturday nights at 7:30 P. M. Ad- 
One race is booked for three | mission to the games will be ten 
miles, and this alone promises to 1 cHits. 

Clubs whidi ha\'e joined the 

uled for March 10 at 7:30 P. M. 
Tickets may be purchased from 
any of the above named dubs. 

Botiste, Coming Decathlon 
iKing, Enters L. B. Relays 

^unc^S decathlon I vault and shot put 

llete. now 


Ibe the ^ 
champion of the world, was to- 

Iday an official entry m ihe an- 
nual Long Be^h Relays, atoted 
for Stephens FWM here Satur- 

|day. Mar. 15. 

Batiste, an all-around athlete i—,„,, ^ _^ 

Iwith more versatility than JesK ^CT'ston.'wffl he eaapeting 

lowena. and just abou^^^'^"^ hereT Oe Utta tod fraa Art- 

have ane af - .__ 
vidnal ±11 inaai atblrtes m 
Am awld and despite Oe 
fact that the crcaaa at the ra- 
ti^ caaaTs track warld, frM* 
^^ to Mg-MtiK etab and 

in his own chosen events. 
Igives the Negro race oae ot the 
I greatest individual entries, a one- 
Iman track team as it were, for 
1 the meet. 

He has run the 120-yard high 
(hurdles in 14s. Oat— and the re- 
Itoys meet record stands at 14- fe- 
■set to 1936 by LeRoy Kirkpai- ; 
Irick, then representing San Ma- | 
Iteo J. C. He appears a einch to 
|jfaatter that four-year old taiatk. 
I if for no other reason than tha« 
■the Sacramento J. C. boys are m , 
|c»eUent condition considering 
Itfae hmg ram siege in northern , 
ICaUfomia. The Solons have. 


to be to the 

Double Main 
Erentat ^ 
Eastside Club 

Corum WiU Box 
Robieto; Poteo to 
TongU With Fket 

1 1940 60 yard National AAU 
sprint champion, lost his title 
. here Saturday night before a i 
{ Madison Square Garden crowd of I 
] 14,000. ' I 

i N^rocs dominated the event, | 
j it being won by Herbert Thomp- J 
I son of Jersey City. N o r w o o d t 
Ewell of Penn SUte was second '< 
I and Ellerbe, third. Eulace Pea- - 1 
I cock. Union, N. J.; Leo Tarrant; 
. Alabama State Teachers College; 
1 and Thomas East, Cheyney (Pa.) 
i State Teachers, finished in that 
' order. 

League are Imperial Duchess, 
Debonnaire Socialites. Casanovas, 
Select Socialites, Aristocratic 12. 
Royal Viscounts, Royal Esquires, 
Social Esouires. Sub-Debutantes, 
Les Marquisettes, Poly Tri-Y. 
Jeff Tri-Y. 1st division. Gay 
Dutchess. Sir Debuteera, Team- 
ing Teens, Modem Venuses. El- 
ite Monsieurs, Twentieth Cen- 
tury Debutantes, Lancers, Young 
Dukes. Junior £lks and The 

Individual Gold Basltetballs 
will be awarded to the members 
of the winning girls team and 
boys team. 

Merchants who are sponsoring 
these basketb.-ins are: Califocnia 
Eagle, Sentinel, Golden Stote In- 
surance CO.. Hemc^on's Auto Re- 



! tht evenrngs* proceedto^ 

1 AH four of the arena's mato < ■ 
events are weU knowh to box- ' | 
ing fans, having appeared at all { 
of the leadmg dubs on the coast 1 1 

to Oe five-iennd seaai-wtod- ! 
■p Bakby Stogal wfll tapun afftl 
agatoat Daa EU Ito% fofter- | 
The other boots, all four-roun- 

Mitt maestro Babe McCoy puts . - •».. • _ , 

been training through it all on a i „„ , double sii-round mate j ders. iMur Joey Smithers agwnst [ 
400-foot dry strip underneath p,^, ,t his Eastside arena Sat- BUly Shaw, b^tweights; Mike , 
their grandstand. — -^irday night, featuring principals Delia ver^ Jimmy Moncton. 

^^^ »na^ted divia- and Lou Sepulveda i 

Batiste is also proficient m the m two widely separated divia- 
I tow hurdles, high jumps 6 ft » ; kms. 

[ix. or thereabouts; broad jumps ; Bantamweights Nat Coram and 
[around Z4 feet runs the lOO-yard Joe Robieto meet m one of_ the 
daah in 9.5s., hurls the javelin ! sixes, and heavyweights 
god dacus with the best of them > Polee and Hindu Fleet wmd up 


rerstis Nat 
Rojo, bantamwei^ts. K I4 

under McCoy's program, the{l 
Saturday's card is the ttiird 
Od^ Eastside Arena hanrinf reopened 
I two weeks ago. 


The Colieifte Cup 
PuiM $2500 Purse 

See tke BlanlOMn Aeca | 
12 Thrilling Races 12| 

$1000 I 

PabUe Baadieap Priu ' 



Post Tine 1 P. M. 1 




I notice the batty boys of 
the baseball world are pour- 
ing into the traiiiing camps 
like kids heading ior the cir- 
cus. This is the annual spring 
training rush to get kinks out 
of the muscles and wintCT out 
of the bones. Most of the 
camps are m California and 
Florida — where the sun is 
supposed to be under a con- 
stant contract with the local 
|t Chambers of Commerce. Base- 
ball is one of the few Ameri- 
can occupations where strikes 
are encouraged and a man is 
(Peered if he comes home slid- 
ing on his face. Yes. it won't 
be long now before tlfe stotes 
ot the union echo with the 
mating call of bat and ball — 
"Play Pali:" 

In Springfield, Mo., a wo- 
man "sang" a song in deaf and 
dumb sign language. Offhand, 
k sounds like a fine way tj 
smg "SUent Night" , , 

When it rains — and we've 
had plenty of it recent^ — 
then is the time to stay at 
home — relax and listen to the 
radio and sip a cocktail made 
from good bonded liquor from 
Harry Morgan's. You eainit 
beat that tor a real evenmg^ 
whether ifs raining, or nptf 
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If You Foil to Rtod THE CAUIORNrA EAGLE You May Htfvbr Know ft Hopp^iod 

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N. Burrouaht 
Dtfendi ' 

Mrs. Whirfitld 

A letter Sigrued hy fiMnni$ 
Burroughs, president of the Na- 
tional Trade and Pfe{ex»vm*l 
School for Women and Girls, re- 
eeivH liere this week flatly de- 
nied that the late Mrs. E. Whit- 
.field had ever left the aervice 
:0f her organization. 
;■ f Jt had been reported when 
; $iri. Whitfield di£d here at the 
* »tfi of W ledvinR I37M in bendi 
'' and cash that her connection with 
the National Trade School had 
been severed two years ago. 
Mrs. Burroughs' letter anelosed 
'. » 1940 neport of the Trode school 
activities in whidi Mrs. Whitfield 
h&s filai her regular report Part 
of th< document reads, "For 37 
years I have not lost an oppor- 
tunity ^ take the message of 
hope, j^piration and courage to 
our people. I have not performed 
miracles, but in God's name T 
have reached thousands of men, 
women and children." 

Mrs^ WhitfieldVifAanci^J state- 
ment listed $1218.58 as total re- 
ceipts for the period, July 1, 1»M 
to June 30, 1940, and expendi- 
tures at $891.22. 

Monst0i| r 

Pogeont fp be 

To Ffohirt 
Ston of Sfogo, 
Screen, %96lo 

Tomorrow night will see spec- 
tacle descend as never before 
upon First AME church where 
"Aineirica's Forgotten M a n," 
giant pages nt of current Ameri- 
ca, will be presented with veri- 
table eonsteUaticn of motion- 
picture, radio and atagte stars in 
featured roles. 

WHtteB bf Mrt. Sum PaCowr- 
Hsj ngt, tbe play woa first 
priio in U>a r»Mnt IMUa Sigma 
Tlicta labberwock, ttivm^Ung 
Over dramatic entries from 
•f aoaial, dTie uA biui- 

Women's Ih^y 

Collins Speciks at 
Rescue Mission 

Tonight at S o'clock. Rev. H. 
M. Collins, pastor of the Neigh- 
borhood Church, will bring a 
stirring message. Friday night. 
Mother Cotton apd Elder iCing, 
Jr.. will be with u< *nd all arc 
looking forward to a great meet- 
ing in the Holy Ghoat. Come out 
and hear ihese marvelous speak- 
ers Libby Faimley will be with 
us on Tuesday, March 11. A Bani 
of Ten is bein? featured in goa- 
pel sones and music that will 
make tR* s!>lrit m*v« within 
your soul. Lillian Lowe, found- 

Lighfrner Begins 
Lenten Series 

At Lincoln Memorial Congre- 
; gational church. Vernon and 
Hooper avenues, this Sunday, 
the pastor. Rav. E. E. Lightner 
will begin a Lenten seriea of 
messages on "Requirements in 
|'<:hristiart LiVlng." at 11:00 a. m., 
speaking at that time on "The 
Beginning." At the evening hour. 
•6 30 o'clock, there will be an 
j«»en fomm on "T*>e Function of 
|the Church.' You are cordial- 
fly invited to worship with u« at 
'all times. 

Ministers' Wives 
(pouncil Meets 

J Meeting at the attfsctiva hame 
*f Mrs. Lee, 4«-' E. 46th street, 
fhe Interdenomin«ti«a)*l .-Miftis- 
lier's Wives Counail held an in- 
lierestine discussion last Wednes- 
: |av night. 
i; Florence Harris, oresident. pre- 
ded. Mrs. Gertrude Brown 

Greatly expended for tomor- 
row ni^t's performance. "Ameri- 
ca's Forgotten Man" will feature 
sueh riames as Ruby Eliy, Jesse 
Graves, Frank Wittiers, the Geo. 
Garner Chorus of 60, Wesley 
Chapel Drams Workshop, Eugene 
Page. Jessie Colp Grayson, Li- 
vina Irwin. Charles Boston, Lil- 
lian Moore and many others. 

Tickets are no^ir being sold at 
the church office. Ml Eowne ave- 
nue. Patron stubs are $1.00, re- 
served seats, 76^ and general ad- 
mission, 50c. 

Pioneer Santa 
Monicon Passes 

Mother Carter, pioneer citizen 
of Santa Monica passed on Feb. 
19. Sfhe was one of the Santa 
Monica's oldest citizens. Mrs. 
Lucy Gates Carter was born in 
the state of W. Virginia on Mar. 
I, 1849 and while still a small 
child was sold with her mother 
as a slave in Aberdeen, Miss. 

Oi December 24, 1865 .she mar- 
ried Sergeant Levi Carter of the 
United States Armv with whom 
she went to ive in Belltown, Ky. 
There she was a active member 
of the AME church after donat- 
ing the ground on which the 
church was built. 

She Was the niother of ten chil- 
dren and uponj the^ desith oi. her 
husband }n lOM sh'a '^ame to 
Santa Monica, Calif, to make her 
home with her son the lata Em- 
mitt Carter. 

Active in church: and civic af- 
fairs there for marty years, Mrs. 
Carter's death was greatly mourn- 
ed by her mnay friends and re- 

Vesper Musicale 
ot Hamilton 

The Young Women's club of 
Hamilton Method ist church an- 
nounced 'tMpi|Wfree Vesper mu- 
sicale for femday, Mar. 9 at 4 
p. m. 

Well known local artists will 


Celebrating half-way mark in 
the Rush Drive of St. Paul Bap- 
tist church and Women's Day, a 
special program will be present- 
ed featuring Mrs, Chsrlotta A. 
Bass, EAGLE editor, Sunday at 
the well known Eastside religious 

Mrs. Bass waa recently head Of 
the western divijrion of women's 
activity in the Repuj^iean 1940 

Toni^t, Dr. Harold .Rusthol. 
pastor pf the Four Square church 
of Long Beach, will t>e in charge 
of the services. 

Monday night, March 10, the 
great Eureka Saxtet, a famed ag- 
gregation of world renowned 
singers of Negro spirituals Will 
present an evening of music. 

Filth StrM« Store 

In Drivo 

to ! long yean 
Mwecn tb« 
il Califemi* 

ttuj mwmotit 

of fri«iull|r nUki 
managamORt of 
BMdt rad tha 
•naenemtat* of 
subscription drive for 10 thoU' 
sand new subscribera to the 
Eagle was made this weak b^ th« 
atore axagutivag. ! 

This corapaBjr, whiui serves a 
freat majority of coIoKd pgtrona, 
mcreMtd ita advtrtigmc apace in 
the Eagle with a speoiu contract 
released today. 

' Since the (oundiiig of the ttore, 
Ralph Wglker, and Mra. B«»s 
and tha late J. B. Baas main- 
tained the higheet respact for the 
historie connection between the 
two firma. At tha beiianiaf of 
the Eagle'* announcement of ita 
62nd Anivenwinr. the FiftH Street 
Store manaKoment wa* amon( 
the first of old friejnda of the 
PiMtt to endorse its l^ans for cer 
lebration, ' | 

Loaves logle 

I, left WtoM 


At Second Baptist church, Sun- 
day School was wsil attended 
Sunday morning. Brh. EL Free- 
man, supt., was on l^d despite 
the weather. 

The morning eongregaticm war 
very good and the |»aster brought 
a powerful message, the subject, 
"Bringing things to our remem- 
brance." The program of the 
BYPU was also very inspiring 
and entnusiaatie. The president, 
John Zion. was en hst^d, and 
saw to it that the prpgnun went 
off alright, 

Deacon S. Goodwin conducted 
the Covenant meeting at B p. m. 
There were four m^nbers who 
fellow-shipped. TTie ^ Missionary 
Societv electod officers tax 1941, 
Mrs. Grace Presley was rerelect' 
ed for the third term as presi» 

rought a paper on th. Resoonsi- 1 app;^ on, Oie program An^^^^ 

Bilities of a Minister's Wife. A 
delicious repast was served by 
^e charming hoste-^s — a turkey 
dinner with all the trimmings. 
Kext meeting will ba March 12 
at the home of Mrr. Essie Quinn. 
1823 Michigan avenue, Santa 

fMemory Lane' 
iAt Word Chapel 

,' i The Sen ior choir of Ward 
Chapel AME church presents 
''Memory Lane." outstanding 
drama. Fridav, March 14 at 8:00 
p. m. Presented by Grant Chap- 
el Senior Choir. 

■T Prof. E. G. Eggleston, their 
wery efficient leader, is direct- 

! A very interesting and well 

kpent evening awaits you at 

•<Ward Chapel AME church, Fri- 

■'i day night. Mar. 14, 8:00 p. n\. at 

1250 EL 25th street. Come and 

'.'aee this beautifttl drama. 

— Adv. 

i them are Zelma Watson Duke, 
Frank Withers, Jessel Reid, Bably 
Brooks and n^any others. 

Presents Yottlh^in 
Trial Sermon' 

Austin presented 
Gordon last night in » 

at Cornerstone 

Birch Street 
Begins Drive 

This week the Birch Street 
Christian Church launched a fin- 
ancial drive for the building 
fund of the church. Miss Hope 
Bennett, secretary, announced 10 
caotains to assist in this drive. 

This church is showing great 
enthusiasm under the capable 
lejiderhip of the new minister, 
the Rev. Walter J. Bryant. 

This church will soon present 
Caleb Petterson award winner in 
a song an d dramatic recital. 

Cortf of Tkank« 

Members of William A. Brown'» 
family do sincerely apperciate 
the loyalty of their many friends 
Also the many lovely things in<l 
services their friends rendered 
in their grief. 

Mrs. Ethel Brown & Family 




^ "The Church That Serves" 


SUNDAY, MARCH 9, 1941 

9.00 a. m., Aduh Bible Classes \ 
9:30 a. m., Chiurch of Youth 


10:15 to 11:45 a. m., "THE VISITOt", Ifoadeast for the Sieli 
and Shut-ins, KFOX 

10:50 a. m., Sermon ' 
6:30 p. m.. Evening Services 


Every Wednesday night from 8 to 9, "T^e Old Ship of 
Zion'^, Gospel Radio Hour, Station KFOX 
Every Saturday morning, from 10 to 11, "The Children's 
Hour ". Devotions and Supervised Play. Free' Refresh- 
ments. ALL Children Welcome. 

"We Specialise in Helpfulness' 


Ifitf Almenn Da 

pJer»eDf«»eCiaito ^__. „. 

tet week to Join tlw Smerfil 
e^ Of • new irrhre} [to x%i 

Sbp Kfti^ regrets ._ 
Miss Davis, one of our 
feeture writers, but 
ber met sueeess in b«r 
ioumaUatie eB|eavors. ^^ 

<Unt The Soeietir it plgnntei • 
vfnr fine propam foe t)ie jrew, 
The Evgngeucal cbem^ is 

Hattte Ogtis <m Cwjro|» btvd', 
fkmdAy aftemopp Uemi 2 to f 

pj m. All are weleome. The 
e»<oru8. under tbe direMioii of 

Ufea. M. W. Davis, will r«)d« 
tbe reguler Sundgjr ev^iipf 
program at t p. m. | 

Mr. and Mrg. M. T. J, 

'who had bean spandinf t^» 
Ur months in Monrovi^j left for 
their Seattle home lasti Thurs- 
day. Mr. Jackjton bought j^v* 
ersl pieces of propertieslin flen- 
rovia and will tdtimatehr 
Monrovia their home. 

, f m^ R«iiio#f Unf OpiraHons ,^y .^ 

Wlthjth* fifit day of !>pring only slightly mort 

thflfi moRth «w0y, fqr-$ishted Los^nfleles hom«. 

ewntrg onid hom#owners-*o-be ore ajr^pdy making 

tMr building and nemodeling 


Tim* f»Tklii Bwffldiiisi, Rftpoiri«ig 

Mwur 9( VOm tn cepiuiizin<: 
on "Off season" winter prices by 
having a large pa^o^ tbe wprk 
done now. [y\] '• \ 

fre-riMHiliig Pays, 

Whether inwired W » wish for 
•eonemr or a desire for more ef- 
fieteney, planning altontions and 
seheduung building operations 
eh«a4 of tipne makes (?r a better 
•Urtreund iob. j | f 

PewMor J, Brown, whose spe- 
eU)t|^ if remodeling homes, re« 
facts to an EA- 

lated the above 
<HM r^orter this 

week during 

tp the city. 

Piscuwing has policies in al- 
t!!r»ti(»is Biui buildng. Downey 
■ tressed the need of pre-plfnnhg. 

"Pre-planning enables tha 
homeowner to take a compre- 
)«nsiye inventory of his proper* 

*y, to consider ooets, to set qb 
r«wve whW» wfU eever nl^ 
«OBs. If he hes to emnge fOr I 
wan. he hw mplp tfaw in 

to do SO. 

"We are especially «)uipB 
*™"fh y«art of experience t 
•kUled workmanAip. to fuL 
buihUng and alteration jobs fi 
«» emgUwt IP the larMt. . 
do everyth^ from tfie found 
tion to fee roof in our speeialtyJ 
remodeling, and it is more th^ 
eufprislng how "die old shscl 
worked over sen teke on the al 
pearenoe ojf IH} Wodefnity."! 

• eUTTMr of home building and 
renodefinr in the east-west sec- 
tions of the colored colony here. 

Mr. Dowr.«y recently eoRipIet- 
ad e redecorating Ijob for Yet 
Quong Skew's Chifiesc Cafe, 
>rt»ose new oiw>ar is rong Uing, 
at 3S9H E' 1st street. This is one 
t iU kind 

KXV. LAlf^& Cl.b.»vM, fASTOR 

SUNDAY*^ MARCH 9, 1941 

<:30 a.:m.. Sunrise Pfayi^r Service..Mni. Hattje Wooley, leader 

0:90 a.;m., Sunday Sehojol ,....,,...C!eorge Franks, Supt 

11:00 a. m, Quarterly Semon Rev, G. L. Hays, P. E. 

S:SO p m., Unjon QuartiBriy Service ,lley, J. W. Bircher. 


6:30 p. m„ Epworth l^gue ...L. Q. Lancaster, Pres. 

7:« p. m.. Quarterly Service — Rev. 0. L. Hays 

Mt4sic by the Senior' end Qoepel Choirs, gospel soloist, A. 
A. Peters. 

First A. M. E. Church | 


SUNDAY, MARCH 9, 1941 

10:45 a. m.. Morning Worship 

Sermon: "Hieart Keeping," Rev. Frederick D. Jordan 

3:00 p. m., Usher D?y Usher Board No. 1 

6:00 p. m.. Christian Endeavor, Intennediste, Staior and 
Adult Groups 

7:30 p. m., Evening Worship i 


INt East SMi Street 41>««s 9W . 


"A New Testament Church Pilled With 
the Spirif ' 


gUNDAY,_ MARCH 9th - 4 P. M, 

Pastor's Kibject: llie Cry At Midnight' 

Tuesday. March llth, 7:X» P. M.— "Your 
Religion Is In Your Will, Not In Your 9and- 


.i Rev. D 

- Bro. W 

•'"trial sermon" 
I- Jiaotist church. 
VT Members say that young Gor- 
'■^lon. in whose family tragedy re- 
cently struck, has been called > 


"Man" Is the subject of tbe 
Lessoa-Sarmon on Sunday la all I 
Churches of Christ. SdentliC The ' 
Golden Text Is from I John : "Be ' i 
loved, BOW are w« tha sons of Gad, 
and It doth not yet appear what we 
shall b«: but we know that, wbca 
be shall appear, we shall be like 
blm: for we shall eee htm as be is." 
laeluded In the L«8Son-Seriaini 
era these siorda about Jesua from 
l^ke: "And as he entered into a 
pertain Tillage, there met him tea 
naea that were lepers, which stood 
afar att: Aad they lifted up then 
voices. &^ mii, Jssus, Master, 
have msrer ee ea. And vhe« be 
saw thom, be said uatu then. Oa 
ahaw yo uis etToa ua(o tbe prieeu. 
And It came to pass, that, aa tbey 
•went, they ware cleansed. And oo« 
fit tbem. when he saw that Da wa« 
pealed, turned back, and with a 
loud voice glorified Cod, Aud (ell 
down OD bis face at his r«-et. givirs 
him thanks: . . . And be said unto 
b>m. Axiaa, go thy way: thy (alth 
hath otade tbee mbol*." 

Among the ssieetions frosi the 
Christian Seieaae tastkoek. "Sd 
aoee and aaallft witfe Key to Ue 
Seriptaree'* tf Jtofy ^Raer^Wdr 

to Science the peefMl Ma* vhe •» 
aeeied to Ua wiMre slMtSf Mer 
Ml jma appeeee t* Mirteie. is teu 
Mtrfaet naa the Saviour sa* Qen's 
iwn Ukeneas. and tM» ewtest v1«« 
at MS ba^ the efek. Tbqe Jeees 
I that tk* ktaiMtt or des te 
oaltMeel, wd tb«t g)u m 

"to preach 
God." He 

the t 

rue word of 

reoeived by a largr eengregBtion 



■ RlVeRiNT 

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South Los Atigcles Mortuary 

11 2frh fir Wilmington Avf. J E. 4778 

^'Maximum Service at Minimum Costs" 


Illystreted I>eture by 

i OwtN A. Tray, Miiilt(ir'L«ctur«r 

S. D. A. Church 

. ■ i , < 

SifiiMf Avf . •» F«pp«r St. 


Motet htd 

Negro Wife! 

Speeial He«itk (Negro) KM* just 
puUiifMd by Heiasea. Unique eut- 
lise Rowing the issportaacc of 
Nsgtecs in Bible hi•^9ry. Descent 
froea Han, the BM of Neeh, tncad 
hy fcholars. Spsdai Wustretions 
pr Biblical Negroes. BeandfuMy 
boiMd, a kaadseOM hook for firery 
home, chureh, school, lodge. Ash 
your piatar ahoet it, or write for 
circular to A. J. Kolesam C*-> 
1224 Arch St.. Phiiada^hia Pa. 

Seek eadersed kf f*e lUeps ef Afrtese M. I. Cftarck 


Bfuty, CampUtsntes, 
Intsgrity, Ssrvict, 
And Ec^onon^y 

fs just a porit of the creed 
of the Conner-Johnson 
Co., Th# Communit/s 
Morticians and Funei-al 
Directprs. <| 

twenty-ons yeora of foiHiful s«mc«, proviijing ilwoys tN« 

to jhwAtfwM^, orths small- 



f'umt and most' b—utUu^ tribute 
•St possible «xp«As«. , ^ 

CtU tfitm for sxpart knowlcdgfl ih matters of InsttroRCS, and 
ofhor difficult probUms that mlight oriss in funortl orronfo* 

Cennsr-Johnson Co.: tS^SSJI^^^^^ 

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1315 East Vtrnclii Avsnuf 

Rot. aenldtee J^uuen, Paslee » Ret. Wm. Wet^ AseH Peeter 
SUNDAY, MARCH 9, 1941 

9:30 a. m., Suodey School.:.— .Mrs. £ddie <>raee Keys, Supt., 
Mr. Ches. Jgekson, Supervisor 

11:00 «. m., Sermon— Iw the pastor i 

Subject; "ll>e Uplifting Ppwer of Tpi^" 

7:00 p^ «., Forum ,- .i_-.rp-s~ Jed. by^ Rev. Wm. Waters 

i:Oa p; m., "me Prieadah^) (Teepel Stngert \& e Sfoul Stirring 
Program . ■ ' ■ i , ' 

'. '- ALL ARB WELCOME .'. > 

At First AME church 

IHi and Towns Avo. ,j 

.Friday night, Moreh 7th 


r orgotten 


jAssuwocK raizE winnis 

— By — 





«. --. 

Ruby EIxy 

Jetiit Grovtr 

George Garner Chorus of 60 

!Wesley Chopel Drama Workshop 

Frank Withers 

. (fresh from the continent!) 






Wf sioy Methodist^hurch 

^iflhfh and S$n Julion Str^otsj 

L0S Angtlii^ Coiifiomifll 

i. W. Rokostraw, Minltt^ff 

SUNDAY, MARCH 9, 1941 

The Minister will spoplc ot Momirtfi ai 
ing Services. ! ^ "/^ 

AAornIng Worship 11 :00 a. rW^^^^^ j 
Sutiject:;''Recpptarin8 The Lost Rpdlohj^" 




Evening Worship, 7:30 p. m. 
, ^AeisOflo:"AII,frhihgs In Our Fovorf' 

ifVbiini Pob^re's Forum «t 6:00 p. m. 

Comir^ Events: Subscription Musicol, o|ili Art- '"' 
isis ? r6^r6fn, Suhd6y, MorcK 16, 6t 3:30 ij?rn. " 




East IStu akb Naomi Avrvvr 
S. U. Be9H4. D. v.. Putfr 

SUNDAY, MARCH 9, 1941 ' 

9:30 0. Ti.— Church School 

1 1 :00 o. rn. — Sermon Dr. J. B, F. Show, 

Memphis, Tcnn. 

4:00 p. m. — ^Young Women's Club Vesper Str- 

5:30 p. m, — Christion Youth Ass'n Meeting 
7:30^ p. m. — Evening Worship and Sermon, 


Second Boptist Church 

. Griffith Avenue at 24th Stroot 
■ Minister in Chbrge 

SUNDAY, MARCH 9, - 1 941 

1 T :00 0. m. — Rev. Eugene Robinson will preach 
in the Morning Service i 

Sermon subject: "Low jChoracter^ln High 

7:30 b. m. — Rev. Herbert A. Fostre will preach 
inTthe Evening Services 
Sermon subject: "Christ 
rcum^^f**^© P^ Christioni 


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the Center ond Cir- 

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Tliuradcy, Morcii 6, 1941 


II«wtnl 0. Htmter. Aettag ConuBMoaer •t Work Projecto, •■• 

DcuAoed thai tomt IM n«w WPA project* for utkMul doNaM 

approved durlnf Jannary have brotKht the total allotniMitB for 

Mieh work activitie« to nM417.729 dnriac the first aevea moatha 

of th« naoal year. More than 4M.0W WPA eraployMa are worfclB( 

oa national defenae projects, >fr. Hnnter nya. 

To the npper left laborers arc anloadiitf filler-soil from dump 

ears lOeated on the scone of one of the hundreds of airpdrts built 

or MBproved throufhoat th* eountry with WPA funds and labor. 

The center photo show* ooe of the at aerial mappers employed 

br the WPA. National defense pwparatiOBs have «iveh impetns 

to the exaet scienee of map draftinf. A sea-wall and a hanfar 

pron oonrtmcted at a U. S. Cow* Guard StaUon ttj the WPA are 

pictnred to the npper rifbt. 

The younc wonuui in the mid-eentor ia workinf a code machine 

on a WPA snrvey project. 

Tralninr in airplane mechaaie* and maehine shop technique en- 

(ac«a the trainees to the lower left and center. 

T»» trained electrical workers shown to the lower rifht are 

prodnets of this vocational traialnf praram- Th'T *« eaiptoyed 

at a larire C. 8. Army port. ;;_ 

Annuol NNIA Essoy ContestlDayisf Mind 

Underway for H. S. Students 

NYA Enobles 
Girl to Study, 
Find Work 

Youth Congress Leader Asks 
Defeat of Lend-Lease Bill 

for Defense 
Jobs Wonted 

Th«» much debated L*nd-Leaa« 
till was seen today a* ^ danger 
:o the. liberties of American citi- 
'.tn*. and race leaders supportinf 
it were scored a» "spokesmen 
'or Wan Stree*" in a sUtement 
Tiade public to|av by Edward E. 
Strong, Executive Secretary of 
he Southern Negro Youth Con- 
gress. Strong ridiculed ■ the suf- 
lestion that Negro youn? people 
would be willing to "give their 
lives for British imperialism." 

"The Negro people of this na- 
tion." he said, "should join hands 
It once with the organized lahor 
movement and other pro^es- 
jives in America to brin< ?bout 
th- defeat of the Lend-Lease Bill. 
This Bill gives to the President 
power to suspend the Bill «f 
Rights and to abrogate without 
a vote the civil rights of the Am- 
erican people. Under the Lend- 
Uise Act the major social meas- 
uro«"#Hteh.have beer oasaed by 
Ceagreai iwHLg the last eight 
veers will b^|ujipeT>ded. The 
Wagner LaborWVatations Act. 
which guarantoeJbbor the ri^ht 
to organize and ^Sargain colVc- 
tively. will be deotroyed by the 
poweft given to th« President m 
the Act. Durii« the last decide 
the organized labor movement 
has fought- a courageoos and iuc- 
ceaaful struggle to win lodal 
legislation to advance the BMlm. 
housing, and eduentionBl iMeds 
of tho conunon people. The Ren- 
ate is now engaged In debate on 
a roeaaure Fnich will give the 
President power to destroy by 
proclamation f 11 these gains, that 
the people have wcm." 

For the third consecutive year,^ 
junior and senior high srhool 
students of the nation are being 
given an opportunity to win 
more than $500.00 in total prizes 
in the annual National Negro In- 
suranle Association essay con- 

The subject for this year's con- 
test is "Life Insurance and Its 
Relation U> Education." National 
prizes are: First, $100.00; Second, 
$50.00 and third, $25.00 . . . these 
will be announced at the Na- 
tional Negro Insurance Conven- 
tion. State prizes are First, ?12.50; 
I Second, $7.50; and third, $5.00. 
In California, these will be an- 
nounced and awarded by Gold- 
en State Mutual* Life Insurance 

Rule-s (or the , contest, which 
closes March 31, follow: 

1. Only Junior and Senior High 
scho<^l students may co'^pete 

2. Essays must br banded to 
an- agent or sent to a branfli oir 
tba home office (426! Central 
Avenue. Los Angeles) of the 
Oolden State Mutual Life Insur- 
ance Company before March 31, 

3. Essays must not exceed five 
hundred <500) words. 

4. California prizes will be 
awarded on the basis of the de- 
cision of the state judges. 

5. The three best essays from 
the state will be forwarded to 
the National Committee to be 
judged for national prize.*. 

6. Prize winners will be an- 
nounced at the 21st asnual con- 
vention of the National Negro 
Insurance A.ssociation which will 
be held in New Orleans. La . 
June 24-27. IMl, and prizes will 
be awarded directly thereafter. 

Thclmo A. Gortivm 
G«l« Stat* Motor 
Vehicle Dtpt. Job 


7. The decision of the judges 
will be based on the following: 
Twenty-five points for English 
and composition, and 
five (75) points for quality Of 
the thought expressed in the 3ul>- 

Not'l Technicol 
Auxiliory Meets 

The AusiJMiiry of the National 
Technical itoK>ciaftlon met Tues- 
day evening. February 29, at the 
home rfMrs. Floyd L. Hender- 
son. The Auxiliary was organiaod 
November 8, by the former pres- 
ident of the National Technical 
Asaociation, Mr. Floyd L. Hen- 
derson. The purpose of the or- 

ganization is to encourage youth I April 11. .i„„«Mii. 

^"obtaining a technical to^tatag .. Be.ch_ Lifeguard.^ salary. M2% 
such as engineermg, architecttire, 
aeronautics, science, etc., and to 
inveititate whether or not their 
,pponun,ue. to__reeelve teehm- 

The Los Angeles Urban . 
League, in cooperation with the 
National Urban League, New ! 
York City ,is tequeating all sltill- I 
ed mechanics such as Machinists, | 
Tool and Die \»orkers, Metal 
workers. Aircraft and Ship 
Building Craftsmen to report at 
once to the Leafue's Employ- i 
ment Office, 2510 S. Central ave- 
nue, room 301. for immediate : 
I'eglstration f"r jobs that are j 
availabl* thi t sh , the country, i 
Persons must oring some indi- 
cation of their qualifieations in i 
the respective mechanical fields. 
Pleaao ropert at onee as there 
are open jobs . available. 


Aircrart Instrument Mechanics, 
salary, $1800-2160 a year and 
Junior Aircraft Instrument Me- 
chanic, salary, S1620-1M0 a year 
Applications wiU be reoeived 
until furtfjer notice. 


Institutional Janitor. Oradee 1 
and 2, salary, $80 a month. Last 
date for filing applications, Mar. 
10. 1941. 

Janitor. Grade 1. salarv. $80 a 
month. Last date for filing ap- 
plications, Mar. 10, 1941. 

Architectural Draftsman. Gr. 
4. salary. $240 a month. Last 
date for filing applications. Mar. 

Camp Cook, salary, $120 a mo. 
Lan date for filing aoo irations. 
Mar. !1. 


Gold Starter, salary, $125-140 

per month. Laat date for filing 

applications, Mar. 31. 

Calculating Machine Operat- 
or, salary. $110-115 por month. 

Last date for filing upplicatlons, 

Mar. 21. 

Pool Lifeguard, salary. $.60 

per hour; $110-135 per month. Mrs. Susan Alice Knowles, 88. 

Last date for filing applications, ] niother of R. W. Smith, assistant 

director of agencies of the Gold- 
en State Mutuail Life Insurance 
Company, was buried Monday, 
Feb. 24. in Lincoln Memorial 
Cemetery, fOllo^iring fiineral ser- 
vices 1 in the chapel at/ Conner- 
Johnson, funeral directprs in 
charge. Father H. 

ject matter of the essay. The de- 
cision of the judges will be finafl. 

8. All essays must be written 
on one side of regular composi- 
tion paper or typewritten on one 
side of 854 X 11 typewriter paper. 
At the top of the page must he 
plainly written: (a) full name, 
(b) correct addresa, (c) male it 
fetnale, (d) age, (e) gra'ie, (f) 
name of school and principal. It 
is understood that all essays wfll 
become the property of the Na- 
tional Negro Insurance Associa- 
tion. No employee of any insuj-- 
ance Company is eligible to coit- 
pete or offer assistance to ai^y 
contestant. , i 

The essay contest is .i fore- 
runner of National Negro Insur- 
ance week to be observed thRs 
year from May 5th to \0th. '. 

Assistant, Division of Youth 

lege, Thelma A. Gorham worked 
as an assistant in the p8ycholo|y 
department. She was active m 
the 'College Y," Alpha Mu Gem- 
ma. Cap and Gown, and the 
Toastmistrcss club. The Bachelor 
of Arts degree was received in 
1937 with a major in romance 
languages and minors in educa- 
tion, psychology and history. 

On June 3, 1040, Miss Gorham 
was awarded the Master of Soc- 
ial Work Degree by the Atlanta 
School of Social Work in Atlan- 
ta, Ga. For two years, in connec- 
tion with her studies, s|ie did 
case work at the Fulton County 
Department of Public Welfare, 
did group work at the Atlanta 
Tuberculosis Association; and did 
research in connection witii a W, 
P. A. .project. Fully one-half of 
her time during the last semes- 
ter in Atlanta was devoted to col- 
lecting material , for "A^ Study 
of Recreational Choices of Negro 
Youth in Relation to Facilities in 
Dekalt Countv." 

Through the efforts ol Ray- 
mond Welton. N. Y. A. Technical 
Supervisor, Miss Gorham was 
supceesful in being placed in the 
Child Welfare Department at the 
- I San Diego Civic Centett. Here 
seventy- l g|,g gained further experiisnce in 
typing and the use of foreign 
languages. Recently, she was em- 
ployed bv the California State 
Motor Vehicle Department of San 

The valuable' work-experience 
gained by Thelma Gorham on N. 
Y. A. projects and the contacts 
made by NYA Supervisors en- 
abled her to complete sdiqol 
woiIe and find a place in indus- 

is 'Of^eh' on 


Brigodiar G«n«ral 
Roochot Ago of 
Rtfirtmont in Juno 

KANSAS CITY. Mo., Feb. 27. 
— Brig. General Benjamin O. Da- 
vis, who assumed command of 
the Fourth Calvary brigade at 
Fort Riley last Thursday, told 
newsmen he had an "open mind" 
on the question of his retirement ' nounces Mrs. 
from service after he reaches 64, chairman for 
the retirement age in June, 

"I have served nearly 43 years 
m the army," the first Negro gen- 
eral in U. S. history stated, "but 
if the Ai-my desires me to .serve 
after I reach retirement age. I 
will give it consideration." 

This was the firtt time the 
General had ever been to Fort 
Riley. He recalled that he had 
been stationed at Fort Leaven- 
worth in 1899., Accompi 
his wife, Mrs. Sadie Di 
officer made the trip here from 
Washington by motor,; driving a 
greeo Cadillac sedan. Their 
daughter remained in Maryland 
where she is teaching. Their son, 
Capt. B. 0. Davis, was schedul- 
ed to arrive this week from Tus- 
kegee to serve as his. father's 

TErneft Whitman 
to Be Fashion 
Show M. C. 

Announcement came during the 
week that Ernest Whitman of 
Hollywood fame, will be master 
of ceremonies at the fa.shion 
show of St Mary's circle on April 
17. St. Mary's circle of St. Phil- 
ip's Episcopal church has captur- 

ed Los Angeles for the pa* two i chison 

atitAmtd nut Tnm 
For ArBor Day 

In celebration of Conservation 
Scientific Explorers, 
club at Jeflerson High 
ill plant trees on Mar. 
is Arbor Day and the 
of Luther Burbank. 
ese elm is the tree 
ihe clu1» chose to pUnt 
ew practice house. Two 
a Cyprus and an oalc, 
d been planted is mem-^ 
ory of j Jefferson teachers some 
yeiara ago and which were de- 
stroyed [at the time of ISie earth- 
qaake, pre to be replaced and 
the plqouea from the original 
memorial trees placed by them. 

Yvonne Johnson, president of 
the Explorers .will be in charge 
of the ceremony. 
A Cap^lU Choir ( 
The' Jeffereoh A Cappella choir 
has elected officers for this term 
of scho>l. Rufus Mayfield is the 
new president; Ernestine Key, 
vice pieeident; Clarissa Brown, 
secretai^y and Ozea AOINNU M 
secretaify; Ores Wilson," aset 
secy: ] leaner Trent, treasurer; 
Heri>er; Johnson and Katherine 
Myers, librarians: Charlie Hoff- 
man, LeRoy Blanechette and Si- 
mon Jimes. robe monitors; Lei- 
fus Mayfield, health monitor and 
Joyce Bernard, reporter. 

The phoir is making plans to 
particii^ate in the Choral Festi- 
val which is held at Occidental 
College yearly. This year, the 
dat« b April 18. 
Stadenta Attend 
Newvpiiper Day 

Ruth Cage, Autrina King, Do- 
rothy :>e Williams, Byron Dur- 
den and Mrs. Lillian , Qrteber of 
Jefferson High school are at- 
tending the Southern California 
newspaper day on Saturdav, Mar. 

Amohg the speakers will be 
Elaine Holbrook Atkinson of 
, the Los Angfles Herald -Ejtpress 
and Rex Miller of the Christian 
Science Monitor. 
Girls Act As SoeretariM 
To Tettdiers 

Th« Secretarial Efficiency 
club girls of Jefferson High 
school arc acting as secretaries 
for mi ambers of the faculty. 

Ampng the girls who are get- 
ting this practical experience are: 
Velete^- Adams. Msry Lenora Ait 


The number of United States 
Housing Authority low-rent slum 
deuvncc projects completed or 
under construction has more than 
doubled in the pe|t year. 

tb^itVc Ort«i»*», 

brilliant p>ost- 

years with this 
Easter event. 

"This year's affair promv>eg to 
be more brilliant than ever," jin- 
Capitola GiRen, 
the 1941 show. 
"There will be a definite- theme 
to guide the participants and de- 
light the audience." says Mrs. 

Beatrice Battle, Josephine 

Mrs. Fannie Casmon, president . ^ 
of the circle, is delighted with j "'^ 
results of the work of her assis- 
tants thtw far in working out 
plans for the show. She feels 
that another brilliant stroke has 
been made in securing the ser- 

Baughhian, Gwendolyn Beeks 
Roslyr Brent, Ida Buggs. Ma- 
rie Bums, Eloise Davis. Velma 
Davis. Magdalena Espinosa. Ed- 
na Fufler. Velma Green, Veneta 
Havdeii, Kay Hidalgo. Jane Hos- 
kins. Norma Jackson, Florence 
Lopei, Misako Meguro, Martha 
Mosley, Marian Mounday, Josie 
Reed, Connie Romero, Mary 
LouiM Smith. Katheryn Stevens, 
Akiki ISokaki. Orlean Wilson and 

in 1899., Accompanied by j vices of Mr. Whitman as master 
his wife. Mrs. Sadie Davis, the j of ceremonies. In 1939, when 

she started presenting' this de- 
lightful entertainment to the 
Los Angeles public, AI Jarvis 
acted as m. c. and in 1940 Monte 
Hawley served in this capacity. 
This year, Ernest Whitman, who 
knows them all, will hold "forth 
at the Elk's hall. He will call 
the names of the lovely ladies 
and handsome gents, and de- 
scribe their attire. Dancing will 
follow the *ow as usual to the 
miisic of • popular band. 


MwU Tjnr Sw»«tli«»rt thro til* l»«t Color- 

Ml Oar^ o pon ^ W M OInb In iUurfe*. Maa- 

Prismas. Lavt *»i Umni- 

tf thr4 wr clnk. i.11 trp— el tte K«t** 

r«p». Bfjoloo* 1 «<■ tttmf for Tn* T*nst9- 




Studios Prepare 
Negro Album 

NEW YORK. Mar. 6— It is be- 
lieved that the Asch Recording 
Studios are about to publish the 
Capvalcade of th.e American N?- 
Ku, on records. Thi.^ .-should b« 
ot Intciest not only t.i the whole 
Negro race, but to every Ameri- 
can as well. 

The records are of educational, 
cultural and of entertainment 
value. Script was written oy 
Mercedes Gilbert of radio and 
theatre fame and tells the his- 
tory of the American N^gro from 
1619 to the; present day. 


Mother of Golden 
State OJFficial 
Is Buried 

to $.70 per hour; $160 per month 
flat. Last date for filing appli- 
cations, April 11. 
Swimming Pool Manager, sal- 
^I'^teinTare^notluirimln'ated i ary, $130-175 per month. Last dale 

f^iiUrt 1 for fiUng applications, April 11- 

vJf«p*rs and members consist, .Addressing Machine Operator. | Moore conducted the final rites 
^ Mr, Fnovd I. Henderson, pres- Deot of Water & Power, salary. \ and delivered the- eulogy. 
iSeSft; Byron Kenner, vice presi- \ $5.SO-fl.0O oer , day; $110-175 per 

Mew Classes at 
fvening School 

Two new classes are being or- 
ganized at Jefferaon Evening 
High school, a men's Physical Ed- 
ucation class to meet every Fri- 
dav eveninsr from 6:80 to 9:30 and 
class in Unit?d States History 
Tuesday and Thursday evenings 
from 8:00 to 9:30. 

There has been a lot- of talk 
lately about National Defense 
and Preservifion of the Ameri- 
can Constitution and the Ameri- 
can way of life. This is a fine op- 
portimity for people to know 
more about their country and 
what we are preparing to defend. 


The Universal Evangelical 
Church under the leadership of 
its young, efficient putor, Rev. 
Anita L. Edmbt^ds. organizes a 
"Gospel Feast Orchestra." An 
orchestra that will play nothing 
but Gospel music. You may be a 
member of this ^organization if 
you desice, but you must know 
how to play an instrument. The 
pastor is calling for all ages. 
Your church denomination makes 
no , differences. Contact the 
chiu-ch or pastor by calling AD. 
fi427. ■ -_ 

in 1. liich new hope and ^aracter 
is gained. 

And Acid Thm KidMys 
And atop Gettiag U p NigMa 


Wh«B yevr kidncr* ar« «v«rtas*4 
iaA ywa MmMw ii irritated aid pas- 
■■s.%% seanty aod often nnarts and 
'lurns, yon mar ne«d Oold Mada.1 
Haarlam Oil Capsulas. a fine harmtaw 
•tiraulaat and diuretic that atarta to 
work at eiio« and eoata but SB eenti 
at aay a&od«ra.draffstw«. 

It'a eaa good sa(* way to pat bmm 
haatttir aottrltr iato UdMys aM 
bUkMv — yea ahovli aleap sMr* 
«o«adir tka whela idahttkrMfk. a«t 
b* silt* t* get OOIA ■BMIf— lOi a 
'?«aalB« madlein* for waaJc kitaeya 


OES Chapter 
Sponsors Ploy 

'J"'T■r^ifi■-"Mrf"lelland recording month. AU other departments,: Mrs. Knowlw. a native of Tet^- 
dent; Ollie McCleiianajeroixima monw^^rt^^ ^^^^^ vj^ other ; nessee. died Feb. 18. She mi- 

Announcement of a perform- 
ance by Laura Bowman'* Play- 
under sponsorship of Affectionate 
_ , , . Chapter No. 18, OES, v-as made 
Randolph j ^hig week. ^ 

I The play is caUed. vThe Road 
Back." and tells the gripping 
story of • family rehabilitation 


Friday and Sstarday, March 
8 and 9, tOA Central Avenne. 

Speasored by the 
Wenen's Breakfut Club 

peeial Low Summer PHcef On| 
Family Laundering 

ROUGH-DRY WORK: Evtrything beautifully 
washed in pure $©ft water, oil flot pieces 

V^BIK END SPECIAL RATES: 40 pieces for $1 .00 

for work picked up on Wednesdoy or Thurs- 
day and delivtred Friday or Saturday 

H5LD-0VER SPECIAL RATES: 50 pieces for 

$1 .00 for work picked up on Friday or Satur- 
day and delivered the next Tuesday. 

Minimum iundle en TKete Speclels, $1.00 

qrown Laundry ond Cleaning Co. 

Phene PReepect 6351 

Grant D. Venerable.' $110-128 per 

■MT-etarV Gram U. vcner»uic. «iiu-iw H«» ™0^~** ._ 

!J^!«i«.'din« secretary; Thomas departments, sal*rie* vary ac- 
L^fA^n." f«asum; Ralph cording to the d«p«^ment m 
V.uffhn Paul R- Wllliama. Titus which employment occurs. Last 
Il«ikder Joha Riddle. Joseph'date fcr f^ tp^tlon*. Apr. 
Dunning; ' — \^- ^' T' • . 


Plans for P«rti«pstl^ '^L^! 
officio! observance of Conserva 
J^fwe^kta C*HfoTOi». extend- 

Sg from March^^T '»}^'^J^* 


grated to Denver. Colorado with 
her husband in 1897. where she 
lived until coming to California 
in 1935. She was the mother of 
two' children. Mrs. Edna Mae 
Roberts, deceased, and R. W. 
Smith. I 

Put Out Your'Aim! other survivors of lilirs. 

One of the most important us- j Knowles include two brothers: 
ea of an arm signal i« wh«h turn- Dr. iWyJOland of ChicMO md 
ing into the Itee of traffic ftOm Ray Olindf of Knoxville, Tennis- 
a parking space, points out the | see; two *i8t«s: Florence RoP Jn - 
Automobile Club of Southern , son, Knokvine, Tenne e8as;eTT 
California otlblic safety depart- [son, KnOxvill*, Tennessee, and 
ment. Th*' danger of being struck i Eliza Sturgeon. Frankfort, Ky.. 
by approaching vehicles when rto and two grandsons: Robert Perry 
is given ia imminent. > South sad KQiUt Bobeiti^ 


aHar^Ma^ tl.A 

■UUeS : #WH. 

Bnouuiia SpeeisUty 0*. . 
*»t, rmn TiM. M. .T. 



e The following Lots of hous^old goods and ptnonftl 
affects will be sold at the L. A. Van Trudc and Storage 
Company's warehouse, 814 Linden Street^ Los Angeles, 
Califoniia on the first day of March, 1941 at 10 a. m. for 
delinquent Storage, Taxes and Drayage Charges. 

MRS. J. W,^-eARROLL . !$118.00 

MR. G. M. PIERSON -.. . 63.00 

MRS. DOROTHY MEADOWS „ ... 154.00 



MRS. R. CAMPBELL, , J 118.50 

MR. BILL TURNER—,^ . 79.50 


MR. SAM WILEY 30.25 

REV. L. B. BROWN — j \...^ ,.,:i 181.00 

$ LOANS $ 



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On Ail Cotiaterol 

— i«welry 

— luM«fl« 

— cleriiiiifl 

— iportifks tee*>. ef«<^ 

— coah rae^**^ 
■t" fypwirnfefs 

Cirown Loan Co. 


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Vmni9f, M«i^ 6, mi 

If You Fail to Reod THE CALIFORNIA EAGLE You May Never Know It Happened 


"tAJf OQQO. (»yX> W». 
Inr>— At I sH a* ay wrnmg t>- 

rim BMdfe ¥» 
m bas a definite 

vm t m^ ttmh mm at Oe bnve.'' 

4artor Ulhwi ^^ 

irah ttm UStk reality of war 

facteJ^jaM^oadaflT. we find 

«it tint ftr •% pauaa tiH« d«> 
t-Wt." flu IMPe to djacriini* 
sal* an Ol* |Hlln| i of raee. Tbat 
th* mwlir p a a ju dic e and aU 
dtbcr cBBCciv^e kinds ai inH 
ioatic* aaiBMt baat Ow Nafro 
tewB Ja Ak «• the fact tturt ia 
ivitc •CeJetr elwtada tkc blaek 
■m cMUBoaa to riw nphfW kr 
that aaigh ^. mun n j>yr irtiiclt 
i>akat oOBqncim ot 
wim tnmt HioL 



Un. X. m. Mpiaon. m tTtb 
abrcet, wh« haa kMm rmiffod t* 
har kad iar tttt paat fpnr we^dn. 
is BOW w aid troqni ^ beow. 
Thia ia Mn. Jttmmm't fint OJniip 
ia laiy ytmn. K*r ahardt and 
friaada have wrtaitd bar ami 
bopc tor her vwy < ta»fc r recov- 
ety. > 

Chuaak a« Gad i« Clmrt wairt 
Mveral d»y« i« tlia Va»ey )Mt 


vXi tSTTstaiS^ TA4oth«rf Form 
Mirtw^niw Body to Fight 

♦ riiillii III rra«i Vfaat Pafa C«.|mmI Rmc 

. kava been cut" hy the class and i#VnVWI 0IQ9 

apyarenUy under the iroprf ion ^-__4. _^. 

that awnethjng had been thrown <. •CaBOBaad Ftaa Vfni Vaga 
at hint. Ha slapped Mrs. Lee. nMm hiffa school ahaU invite any 

AiUr Samuel and Cecilia left Wegro students to return who 
the room he aaaertedly struck might have left the school be- 
lira. L«a again, having locked cause of racial deinoaataatians. 
the door between the kitchen and 3 The Board (rf Edoca^MB 
the rest af the house. Sa^auel > naS issue 'a stewnent s p reifi aa l- 
protasting th« mistr^tmem of ly denouncing the asrti-Mecn da- 
hia iBothcc-tn-law. banged on the 1 nx>nstratien at rraaMmt high 
Utehca dqor. Jaaepb foiaily op- ; ccfaool. 

ancd it erty to be knocked down —*„ "The Board of EifaicatiaB 
hy his irata brother. Ha ran tnm \ *all set up an mveatigatiea csm- 
thc kitchan to the upper oart of nuttee to probe cnwiw uni ty con. 
the heuae. followed by Samuel | ditiona m the rrammt area to 
-follewatf by Cecilia and lira, he composed of sttidenta and 

cooununity representativaa as 
wen as Board BMrnfans. 

' Another -^ort to bring attao 
tioB of liberal groups to the Fre- 
mont condition wUl be the ipen- 
sorship of two atodents at the 
California Youth Legialature by 
the MCCDE. One is to be a Ne- 
gro student of Fremont; the after, 
a white student of that sehaoL 

Members of the Mothers and 
Citizsns Committee inehHie Nel- 
lie ▼. Manofield. Mra. K. Shetta, 
Mrs. G. Hanig, Carol Niftor, 
Jean Harris, James Raeac, Sidney 
Moore. Burweod Wisner, Martha {• 
Borden, Loaaoa Read, C»l C 
Thomas, hilip Petersen, W. Bar 
rigan, W. J. Williinas, Mrs. Jessie 
Terry, Dr. A. Young and John 


H waa nwa ecs d . however, nat f»j^ —^ ^a/lhlMKBC 
big ^ma af Atty. lyan Johnaen's W/ » W W|WP«»> 
^icnaa tor Ju o eph have not 
been relied into pe«tton and 
that tetuK senaatiflnal devclep- 
be expected in the 

letfcnted to a H<b- 

But the' argument apparently 
rekindled, tor Samuel allegedly 
chaaad Jaaeph downatair^ and 
aato the kitehan once again. Here 
Joseph setnd a knife, turning on 
tamwil jtist as he rushed pell- 

■*»***■ ^'iS^lite af tkto 
stoay*St jm ttm irrto Th ijto 
aat Aia af awi J i n i t tor 

Mv. If. ta iani lw < 41 sf 


Pint ra«a 

that whaa he waa s«tcfa a geed 
fHaad of labourers in Ae Fmch 
Wast bwiee. helping them to 
tonn trarfe unions and improve 
tlkair wages and housing, that 
the yteach ptonters complained 
and that ha was transferred %m 

"Anetbar account was given to 
the former Paris correspandant ■ 
of the -Daily Herald' last Aug- 
tot by M. Moutet. the n-Co- 
lonid Minister, who had M. 
IbotK trvsferr^ to Guade- 
le^a. M. Mautat said that a 
British fnai4 of bit. a former 
j u »e i i i er of a Brttiah colony, 
told him that he had been much 
Struck by the ability of M. 
PwMS who wss in the French 
enlonial service in Africa. M. 
BCavtat askad M. Eboua to cail 
an him when be was on leave, 
and he was K> much impressed 
by faini that be appointed hmi 
to the West butiea. M- Mihde), 
his succasaor. three yean later. 
pot hin in charge of the nest 
Jsupastant part ef rrandi Eqna- 
tori^ AfHca. M. Bbooe's ca- 
raar htmtn e«t the supwipiity 
a< (he Trancb system to our 
•am ia'nsvcct both of educa- 
titm fat aseeice and of colour 
psaiadk*. He waa trained to 
H|1* to the rranch IBgb school 
for calB BJal a dainistraftoa. and 
Ihs waa ^TCB M^i office. After 

' r< a< IMP" 
AMea «rin 
there win be a 

for increasing 
flte Ave of the natives in the 
administration of the colonies. 
^Qft will be one ef the most 
jHipDrtsnt reforms of the near 
futui e . Wa have to laam from 

• CaiMimMi Praas Ftoat Pa«a 

PATEB nxsmam 

A member ot the Half-Century 
Press Club of Araeriea, which 
indiuies new^;>apers of over iO 
years of contvuous publication, 
the EAGLE bears a disttoetisn 
shared only by tvs ether Hcfn 

Por Si consecutive years, this 
publication has efaampioned die 
cause of justife and equal rights 
for all minwity groupa an (he 
West Coast particolarlv, and 
throughout the nation in gm- 

Begistration of contest entrants 
continues every day in the week 
•t tbe offices ef the KAGLE. A 
rally meeting of solidtDrs is 
M^eduled this week for 3 p. m. 
Friday. Get in the rampaign 
ffCfW and wto that POKfi before 

Bee: aad lbs. ITdlipaB Prm* 
ei Fsudaws were 9Sh49y visiW 

« to Ian Die^. 

Mrs. Lolu Clar«^, toftoertf of 
toia city, is visitiBC her dsaigh- 
ter. Mrs. Betdab nyte. b ee uty 
spacialiat Mis. CltirV^ lemeyad 
to Lea Ancaias same toMitbs H^ 

CO-BD9 9AV1 CLUB i »_ 
Miss OetoTi* P»yn». «e«» •fl 
pledgas of the B«to KaPH <ba»- 
tcr of the Alpte Ktppe Alpbh 
aecnrity, orfwiiwd S new Hub 
at the CUy^teeet YWCA Moo 
day niidkt, Uv. J, t9 be kn©wn 
ss &e Ivy Leaf c!4)b, cpmpos^ 
sauor »ipa«iB *P^'*H '^VV. 
axa diqsjaquan aqi ui papnp 

•w umao -Ainse»n ' wwyia 

nnap^sod 'waaOH ?au"D '•«• 
qpp aqi |o ttafi/qfo at^* Jt^uot 
-OS atn t? pa«toa«<B *ie oqak 
spaao aVanoa amg ofafQ ots jo 
Regenia nync. 

The rally at Calvary Baptist 
church, whidi was qipnsQred by 
Mrs. W. T. Melton, ckjsed Sun- 
day with a grand muskiila wiOi 
Iteea. Mayela Jahnaen Cnil and 
Madfe l^kina, ao-mistraaBaa of 
aaranMniaa. Tbe final r«ort of 
this rally was $300.000. 'igg of 
wbiefa was th« Curl family's 

Next Sunday aftcntoOa. Mar. 
». the Goldm Stoto Mutual LT" 
Insurance company, San Dicfls 
Distriet of which Mr. C. D. jSiy 
» auperviaar. arill hold open 
house in its beautiful newly re- 
modeled offices at 3S71 Imp«ial 
avenue. Home <rfQ^ exaeiitives 
from Los Ancriaa are ariieduM 
to be prcaent A general invito- 
tion is eatonded. 

The dinner snd xi ff im y «» sale 
givan hf the Usher Soard'of lo- 
nn Chapil AlfK Zioa chtmdi on 
Thursday evapipg of laat week 
was a fiw a natol mgeau. 

Mra. Alex MePtesoD. who ia 
in Elsiaore, neaperatiag after an 
illnaas of.aome weeks, is report- 
ed doing njca^ and hopes ere 
k mg to r eturn t o hwr h ome here. 

An int^estmg Sunday Sdiool 
was held *t 9J0 s. m. Sunday 
with Miss Nadine Bedmond. SDp> 

At 11« a. m.. Rev. Wat Prince 
of P as a dena waa guest speaker 
in the absence of Rev. Owens, 
who will, no doubt be home this 
week. The senior choir, whose 
membefship hu bees increased, 
sup^iad grand munc. The Lord's 
Supp» was adminiatated by Rev. 


to tiw 
l^^nn. Valid War V( 


to artea- He ks'a stisklae 

IwfltoMtor of the law. OmTM' 

CondidotM At 
Politjeol Study 
Club S«sf ion 

O wnHiensur mto with ^pravieus 
p^icies of the Study dub. s 
greater part af ite Thuraday sf- 
taraoen saasion was utilised 
with greetings from esodidatoa 
for electioa and re-elaetiao at 
the eamtog pr imajnea . Aipopf 
toaaa appearing bofofv tha gssB^ 
hers who filled «e YWCA te <•- 
PMitr. ware Jndev Gs^kraOk and 
Orpa Jaaa BdHBtg: Qawtfliiiap 
Bng|^ sod asgtnAita Bym. San- 
natt and Wbttegn; Dr, pfiroa a( 
Board af Education. Iii<-||ay«as 
Shaw and Porter and atheta. 

Most' int aisstiit i mi npliltmf 
was the briotel iafarmation giv* 
en by Dr. Bdward C. Haoek. as- 
sistant Diraeter of Adnlt Bteea- 
tiOB in cbaraa a< evening sebacds 
at Citv caowfla, who spate eo 
'The Bclatiaii tt the WFA to 
the Defease P t ' o g aa s." He pofat* 
cd out that both adlitwy and 
todoatrial phaeea of toe program 
are wall take* fare afc but aaA 
oae of us noet practica ri|^t 
tihinking in thia day of dafaase 
piaparation. by cawtei i n g our ef- 
forts on Home Defense. His ftoal 
rs aaas k, "Awan cao Daa war ^ey 
meana awwinaity tor every in* 
dnrkhtp'w" dtaSw his bcOUaat 

ExacBliva Seaat«nr Bftto WB 
tfaMksd flte viritoM fir fhair 
air the drflVrfcatiaB, 

AjdCL at 1:00 D. to- wiOi Mrs. 
Biisa Baiwr, president prcaidinf. 

"nie T:30 p. m. service was 
ean^Mted by I/^v. J. W. Hender- 

Tbe SuBSitJae Club reports tfie 
sick for the week at General hos- 
pital Mrs. Maude Chapman, 
Mrs. Daisy Griffin, Mrs. Robert 
Millar. Mr. John Smith. At Vau- 
elain Heme. Mn. Amita BasUrs, 
Hips LodUe Ftaeman, Mra. Mar- 
gml Htrris and Benny Luckey. 

Mi% Margaret Hsyes is at dw 
Poatee Rest Honte. Bfrs. Madge 
WilkilV. music teacher, has re- 
rag a vcrad from )ter recent illness 
suffiaicBtly enough to be out 

Mrs. J. C Craft president vl 

the Women's Civic League, is 
soaMWbat ii|ipr«vad after a weak 
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. left iaset aad WQliam Brown. rigM inset The 
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af ie«e 

Church Holds 
Confob in 
Sonto Ano 

SANTA ANA, Mar. 6 —The 
^larterly Coofernice at Johnsons 
Chapel AM£ church was a grand 
and successful event from start 
to finish, with thp Presiding El- 
der. Rev. F. A. Hams in com- 
mand. Reports from all depart- 
ments ef the church were up to 

Rev. Harris preached a great 
sermon Sunday morning to a 
large audience. T^ Junior choir 
under th^ directiai ef Mrs. H. 
Pendorvis waa at its best. A duet 
by Mrs. M. B. Watts and. Miss M. 
Buries was enjoyed. 

The president. Pvelyne Ealey, 
and Mrs. S. Wilsea. ^e supervis- 
er af the Usher Beard, gave a 

auocassful program last TVur»- 
dayevening . 

Sunday afternoon was % bi^ 
d*y m Zion when the Rev. n. 
Hayter ef Long Beach and >ms 
cheir took chane of the scrvicaa 
of the quarterly meeting. Bcv. 
Hayter gave a good actnunt af 
his calling to tbe ministry ti toa 
word with his choir givinghiai 
strong support Rev. E. C. Tlwr- 
tcn, pastor of tiie Second Ba^ 
list church, was present and taak 
oart in the service .Mrs. J. Stor- 
lin Sana a solo verj- effectively. 

In the absence of th? p iesi de w t 
of the ACE League, Mrs. Geldie 
Burks took charge with everyone 
peaent taking part in lesson dis- 
cussioof. Afterwards Pastor Rev. 
U. V. Greene onducted evcaiaig 
services. At this time, we were 
blessed again with a thnughgo 
filliag sermcm by Rev. Harria. 
Asaaupt raised fer the auarterty 
BBcetmg was tIS.74. 

perial avenue. 

The fLneral ot Sam Linzie 
Johnson, who died Feb. 27, was 
held from Logan Chapel AME 
church. Monday at 2 p. m.. Rev. 
R. A. Cooper officiating. Mr. 
Johnson lewjis a wife. Mrs. Ca- 
nt» Johnaott San Diego: Mrs. 
Laura Hardisen. sister, Hobart 
Oklahcmia; Mrs. Cara Lan. sister, 
Paris. Tftc; Lucille Williams. 
Geerge and Spencer, sister and 
brothers, respectively, Oakland, 

The ftjneral of Mr. Bdward 


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Of Ucol 582 

The Ladies Auxiliary of Local 
582 held a joiat social and busi- 
ness meeti|ig. complimcBtary to 
the newly elet^ed officers, last 

Hodge, who p«|bcd at a local hos- 
pital Monday mommg, will be 
announced by Tate's Funeral 

Home. His threp sons. Ale xapd- , , - , . 

er. Claude and Woodie Hodge, | March II were discussed. Mar^ 
survive him- ' Jaekscm. reporter. ■ ^ ■ Ad v- 


Presiden, Mrs. G. M. Grant; 
vice president. Mrs. Earl Hedge; 
recording secretary. Mis. A. Mc- 
Finney: financial secretisry. Mrs. 
G. L. Freeman; treasurer, Mrs- 
I. B. Hibler; chaplain, itrs. W. 
Madinens. were installed as the 
new officers for the en su in g 

Mn. A. McKinney acted as 
mistress of ceremonies.' Gupsts 
were Mrs. John Farrell and Mr. 
John Hargrove of the Diiung 
Car Employees local. Mr. Har- 
grove spoke to the ladies flp oc^ 
ganziatien work- Plans for a tea. 

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If You Foil to Read THE CALIfORNIA EAGLE You May Never Know it Happene. 

. Prof. Herman 


nMM: Ymt ««esttM wUl k« mMVWMi l» Uii tmtmmm ONLY wkM 
• tUtftec •< tUa lectara ts eaclowd wttk jwir QUKSTION, VOUft 
vato nyly. tead SS eeats la eote and itaaiiMl eavatopa fa^ my 
\aTBOLOGT- RBAOIMG aad rMctr* h7 fatara vaU ay rutif 
OPINIONS OB a»j THKSS QOBSTIONS. Addnas all aaMBi ual ca- 
irOBNIA EAGLE. M75 Sa. CantnU At*., Laa Aaffel«a CaUiaraUb 

As each day passes, our attend 
tion i^ focused on the inarch of 
events taking place overseas, and 
their closer approach to us. 


All humans have within them- 
leives a reserve of power and 
wisdom. wHich for the most part 
has £one un-recognized and un- 
utiized. These resources can be 
made available through right 
thinking and right livmg. "As a 
man thinketh in his heart, so is 

Many things can be accomp- 

Legal Notices 

N«K D-2M5«Z 

Action brought in the Superior 
Court of the Cojmtv of Los An- 
geles, and Compls .t filed in the 
Office of the Clerk of the Su- 
perior Court of said County. 

In the Superior Court of the 
State of California in and for the 
County of Los Angeles. 

Ramona Tapia Morales, Plain- 


Miguel L. Morales, Defendant. 

The People of the State of 

LegoC NoHce» 


March 3, 1941 
To whom it may concern: 

Notice is hereby giv«x. that 
fifteen days after the above date, 
the undersigned proposes to sell 
alcoholic beverages at these pre- 
mises, described as follows: 

11514 S. Central Ave., Los jAn- 

Punuant to tuch intention.! the 
undersigned is applying to the 
State Board of £qualization| for 
issuance of an alcoholic berrer> 
age license (or licenses) for these 
premises as follow^: \ >k 

On Sale Beer Only. '^ 

Anyone deiring to protest the 
Issuance of such license (s) may 
file a verified protest with the 
State Board of Equalization at 
Saacramento, California,' staling 
grounds for denial as provide) 1 
by law. 


Date 1st Publ. March> 6, 1»41 


Thnradoy, March 6, 1941 

.«, I I- :^ 

li.«hed thru consistent and whole- California send Greetings to 
hearted faith, because faith is a Miguel L. Morales, Defendant, 
worker of miracles. It is faith I You are directed to appear in 
that heals. The record of faith an action brought against you by 
healings goes far back in anciei 1 1 the above named plaintiff in the 
history. Faith in the powers of .Superior Court of the State of 
talismen, rites, faith in persons I Califomia, in and for the County 
or things. It is a record of super- | of Los Angeles, and to answer 
stition, but regardless, the cure."! | the complaint therein within ten 
have been made. The faith of days after the service on you of 
these people has operated as a this Summons, if served within 
powerful suggestion to the sub- ' the County of Los Aifgeles, or 
conscious mind, thus bringing within thirty days if served else- 
about cures whi<* would not where, and you are notified that 
otherwise have occurred. Apply- 1 unless you appear and answer as 
ing this psychology to our e^v'ery- above required, the plaintiff will 

day problems would soon result 
in an uplifting of our many bur 
dess and troubles. 

take judgment for any monejr or 
damages demanded in the Com- 
plaint, as arising upon contract 

No. 198-5S3 

Estate of Mary L. Haynes, also 
known ag Mary E. Parks, deceas- 

Notic^ is hereby ^ven by the 
undersigned as Admmistravrix. of 
the estate of Mary E. Haynes, al- 
so known as Mary E. Parks, de- 
ceased, to the Creditors of, and 
all persons having claims against 
the said deceased, to present 
them with the necessary vouch- 
ers within six months after the 
first publication of this notice, to 
the said Administratrix at the of- 
fce of Clarence A. Jones, -Att'y, 
408 Stimson Building, 129 W. 3rd 
street, in the City of Los Angeles, 
I County of Los Angeles, State of 
I California, which said office the 
! undersigned selects as a place of 
I business in all matters connected 
I with said estate, or to file them 
I with the necessary vouchers with- 
I in six months after the first pub- 
I lication of this notice, in the of- 
fice of the Clerk of the Superior 
I Court of the State of Califomia, 
' in and for the County of Los An- 
I geles. 

! Dated: November 5, 1940. 
' Clarence A. Jones, Att'y, 408 
Stiauon Buildiag, 129 West 3rd 
Street Los Angeles, California, 
VA. 1764. 
I Date first pc Feb. 27, 1941 

gol Notices 

Na. D-MU4C 

Action broti|diit i^ the Superior 
Court of the CounQr of Los An- 
geles, and Complaint filed in the 
office of the Clerk of the Su- 
perior court of said County. 

In the Superior Court of the 
State of Calif oinia in and for the 
County of Los Aa$eleB. 

Sudick King, Plaintiff, 

Elizabeth King, Defendant . 

The people of the State of Cali- 
fornia send greetings to: £^za- 
^th King, Diefendant 

You are directed to appear in 
an action brought against you by 
the above named plaintiff in the 
Superior Court of the State of 
CaBfomia, in and for the Coxutty 
of Los Angeles, and to answer 
the complamt therein within ten 
days after the service on you -f 
this Summons, if served withm 
the County of Los Angeles, or 
within thirty days if served else- 
where, and you are notified that 
unless you appear and answer as 
above required, the plaintiff 
will take judgment for any 
money or damages demanded in 
said Complaint, as arising upon 
contract or will apply to the 
Court foi any other relief de- 
manded ill said Complaint 

ISiven under my hand and seal 
of! the Superior Court of the 
County of Los Angeles, State of 
Califomia, this '."th day of Jan- 
uary, 194L 
(Seal Superior Cjurt 
Los Angeles County) 

County Clerk and Clerk of 
the Superior Court of the 
State of Califomia, in and 
for the County of Loe An- 
By B. B. Burrus, Deputy. 

James T. PhilUps, Lawyer, 3i- 
35 W. Moontain St, Pasadena, 
Calif., Phone SY. 7-4184, Attor- 
ney for PUintiff. 

Jan. 23, 1941, date Ist pabL 

Thru complete constant faith in j or will apply to the Court for any 
Prof. Herman and his works, | other refleJ demanded in the 
thousands have found trus sue- , Compiaint 

cess and happiness in their ev- | Given »mder my hand and seal 
ervday lives. Perhaps he can j of the Superior Court of the 
help you to find a solution to County of Los Angele?, State of 
your D*rx>lexing problems. ' California, this ISth day of De- 

i cember 1940. 

(Seal Superior Court 

Los Angeles County • 

County Clerk and Clerk of 
the Superior Court of the 
State of Califomia, in and 
for the County of Los An- 
geles. I 
By M. F. Gift Deputy 
James T. Phinips, Lawyer. 33- 

G. O. C. — I received your kind 

letter today, thank you very 

miKh. I wish it were possible 

for me to meet you and shake 

your hand, as I would like for 

you to really know how much 

help you have been to me. I am 

telling my friends that need 

help about you. Prof. Herman, | js' w. MounUin'st, Pasadena, 

Calif., Phone SYeamore 7-4124, 
Attorney fvr Plaintiff. 

and you wiU be hearing from 
them soon. Again, I say THANK 

E. E. — I am a student in col- 
lege interested in a road for eco- 
nomic recovery for the govern- 
ment. Do you think that money 

Date first pubL Jan. 30. 1941 

No. D-19S453 

_ _ Action brought in the Superior 

iiiiouid be hoarded away or kept ! Court of the County of Los An- 

in circulation 
Ans. — It has been 

said, that 

t geles, and Complaint filed in the 
Office of the Clerk of the Su- 

"money is a commodity neces- I perior Court of said County, 
sarv to the proper functioning of | In the Superior Court of t h e 
business and therefore it should SUte of California m and for the 
be the property of all." The secret County of Los Angeles, 
of permanent property i.-« to be Margarita Martmez, PlainUff, 

found onlv in the unrestricted 
flow of rrone3> 

D. B. — My husband has left 
me. Will he come back? 
■ Ans. — My Psych o-Mentalist 
Crystal re\«eals the misunder- 
standing that led your hu.<band 
to believe that a separation was 
th» best way to settle everv- 

thing. But he misses you and re- 
grets his hasty actions. I vL'ion , • .- .u xl- 
his returning within the next S°.TP'5i?A i^"!."!..;!'*]!.'" . J.^". 

Ygnacio Martinez. Defendant. 

Th« people of the State of Cali- 
fomia send greetings to: 

Ygnacio Martinez. Defendant. 

You are directed to app>ear in 
an action brought aga'nst you by 
the above named plaintiff in the 
Superior Court of the State of 
Califomia. in and for the County 
of Los Angeles, and to answer the 

two months. 

successful with my singing, as 
an amateur, or should I tum 

days after the service 6n you of 
B. B.-Do vou think I will be '{^^ Summons^ if sensed within 

the County of s Angeles. 
' within thirty days if served else- 
professional' >wheK. and you are notified that 
4„. T »»-i »K»» in »oiir nar- ""less you appear and answer as 
ticX"cU"^ w^'^'k^^'ise^'Io l^^^vej^u^ed. the plaintiff will 
remain as an amateur and con- '^ Judgment for anymonev or 
tinue studying. A little later on. 

your luclcy stars and guiding 
planets reveal vour gettin* the 

oooortunity you have always Complaint 

danittges demanded ain the Com- 
plaint, as arising uoon contract, 
or will apnlv to the Court for any 
other relief demanded in the 

dreamed of, that of becoming a 
ra-^io star. 

Given under my hand amd seal 
of the Suoerior Court of the 

J. L. S.-I have two boy ; Cou„i; orL^sAng"^;";. State of 

friends. Which one should 

Ans.— Probing into the matter i (Seal Suoerior Court 

Califomia, this 17th day of Oc- 
tober. 1940. 

I find that of the two boys the 
oldest one wouM make the bet- 
ter companion. He also th-nks a 
great deal of you, but he i.^ 
waithine until you make up 
your own mind before he tells 
you how much he care<i for vou. 

L. S. — Dear Prof. Herman: T 
received mv Charm Bac, and I 
am very haopy to discover my 
heme conditions improving stea- 
dily, since I received ij. I am 
sending this little note to you. 
because I hooe »oireon<> will 
reaH it in the CALT^RNIA F^- 
GLE and perhaps th«^ will let 
it *^elT3 them as 't has me. 

Mrs. R. T, J— Wn I ever fill 
thi» position I pr- now «p«ktr<'? 

Alts. — I am o' I "» otrinion. *h»i 
fe the verv near fuh're. you 
#01 secuT** the V>b vou have f^ 
pUei* for. Because you h?v nev- 
er (riven up hooe. hut continued 
to inqi<ire from Hm» to time 

about this BOS'Hon, the ynan^'Pr 

Isksrivine you a rhr»n«-». H" '"e'« 
that you were entitled' to It sine- 
y9u had nvt f^r+h no much ef- 
ifo^ to p»t th" lob. 

L. B. D. — W'H T be suc-Msftil 
In the matter 1 have pending In 

Los Angelas County) 

Countv Clerk and CHerk of 
the Superior Court of the 
SUte of California, in and 
for the County of Los Ange- 

By L. L. Murstein, Deoutv 
James T. Phillips. Lawyer. 33- 

K W. .MaanUbi St. Pa.«%dena. 

Calif.. Phone STr«more 7-4124, 

Attorney for ?lalatiff. 
Date Ist publ. Jan. 30. 1941 


No. 1«»-744 

Estate of PEDRO R. MORAL- 
ES, deceased. 

Notice is hereby given by the 
undersigned Administrator of the 
Estate of Pedro R. Morales, de- 
ceased, to the Creditors ot and 
all persons having claims a^inst 
the said deceased, to present them 
with the neceasarv vouchers. 
wit>iin six month* t^r the fi'^ 
publication of this notice, to the 
«id Admhii'trator at the office 
of Jame« T. Phillips, his attorney. 
.V Vf^ Mountain St, Ppsaden'a. 
Calif.. Countv of Los Angeles. 
.St»>te of California, which said 
oWice the undersigned selects as a 
place of business In ell matters 

i^ . , _, . i-onnected with gaid estate, or to 

Atu.— A rareful atialysK of | ni* them with ttie neoessarv 
thi« ca«e lndic»te»v«ir -jetting , ^oudiert. within "^ijt month* »f- 
a deci-ion that will be i^ '^ouf i te- the first nublication of this 
tmr. D" "Ot grow hnoatient It notice, 'h the office ot tHe '^Jerk 
taken ? "i^> Hme *'^ tn«tter"i o*,!*'- Superior Court of t>»e SMe 

of thl* k'--* to be settle.*. 

o* C-H'Amia, In pnd for the 

J. F.— Will the man I intend Count" n' T,os An»ele«. 

te marrv ren^odel <"• bu'ld a 
b©nie ftr- m^* 

Ans.— It i* hi« intention *f> 
build a home, with all of the 
«»in«i you would like to have in 
It He is -ver" murh in love with 
kwill make a good hua- 

Da+o." T..„ 4, JO/1 

mristi-st"^ nf the estate of said 

JAMPfl r PHILLIPS. Lawyer 

S.W -. Ma««taia St 

Ps*mi«aM. CalH. 
Date 1st pubL— Psb. M, 194I 

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19v S68 


In the Matter of the Estate 
of Lillian Cohen, sometimes 
known as Lillian Gray Cohen, 

Andrew J. Cohen, Contestant 
vs. Adam S. Rogers, legatee and 
devispe, Fannie G. Rogers, as 
heir, Rosie Addie Hickey. lega- 
tae ana devisee. Belle Mitchell, 
as heir, Respondents. 

The People of the State of 
Califomia to Adam S. Rogers, 
legatee and devisee. Fannie G. 
Rogers, as heir, Rosie Addie 
Hickey. legatee and devisee. Belle 
Mitchell, as heir, and Walter L. 
Gordon, Jr., Executor, and all 
persons interested ^n the Will of 
said decedent including minors 
and incompetents, wherever re- 
sidini GREETINGS: 

You are hereby notified that 
Andrew J. Cohen, the surviving 
spouse of Lillian Cohen, some- 
times Imows as Lillian Gray Coh- 
en, has filed herein written 
grounds of opposition to the pro- 
bate of the document heretofore 
filed herein as the Last Will and 
Testament thereto respectively of 
said Lillian Cohen, sometimes 
known as LUlian Gray Cohen, 

You are hereby cited and di- 
rected to appear before said 
Court and to plead to said writ- 
ten grounds of opposition in ac- 
cordance with provisions of Sec- 
tion 370 of the Probate Code of 
the State of Califon.ia within 
thirty (30) days after swvice of 
th is cit ation. 

WITNESS, the Honorable Jess 
E. Stephens. Judge of the Super- 
ior Court of the State of Califor- 
nia, in and for the County of 
Los Angeles with the seal of the 
Court affixtd, the 20th day of 
September. A. D., 1940. 

Attest: L. E. LAMPTON, 

County Clerk 

HUGH E. MACBETH, Attorney 
524 South Spring Street 
L«s Angeles, California 

Feb. 13, 20, 27; Mar. 6, 13, 20, 
27; Apr. 3, 10, 1941. 


Notice is hereby given pur- 
3440 of the Civil Code of the 
SUte of Calfiomia, that UKICHI 
NAKAMURA, intepds to sell to 
that certain personal property 
consisting generally of Grocery, 
Meat Vegetable, Beer, Wine and 
Liquor merchandise along with 
store fxitures and equipment of 
a Grocery, Meat Vegetable, Beer, 
Wine and Liquor business, known 
as belonging to said Ukichi Na- 
kamura and located at 1551 So. 
Centra! Avenue, City of Los An- 
geles County of Los Angelec, 
State of Califomia, and that the 
purchase price thereof will be 
paid, on Tuesday, the Eighteenth 
day of March, 194li aat PLACE 
OF BUSINESS at 1551 So. Cen- 
tral Avenue, City of Los Angeles 
County of Los Angeles, State of 
Califomia, at 9:00 o'clock A. M- 
That the address of said vendor is 
1551 So. Central Ave. City of Loi* 
Angeleg County of Los Angeles, 
State Of California, and the ad- 
dress of saiid vendee is 1551 So. 
Central Avenue, City of Los An- 

feles County of Los Angeles, 
tate'of California. 
Dated February 25, 194!. 
Vendor » 
S7978 - 
Date 1st pubL llaxch «. 1»41 



Earl Francis Paillet 25, 685 E. 
51 St: Vera Arlene Hart 21, 334 
E 42 St 

John Corbett 29. Ilea's. Ver- 
non Ave.; Mary Lewis Carter, 27, 
122 N. Laurel Ave. 

Rudolph Erwin Bryant, 26, 
2922 New Jersev St; Roselee 
Moss. 221 922 E. 46 St. 

James Edward Reese. 25, 439 
E. Adams Blvd.; Annie Joe Tay- 
lor. 21, 4219 Hooper Ave. 

Horace E. Horton. 31. 2W0 
Long Beach Ave.: Ruby Taylor, 
30. 2120 Long Beach Ave. 

Thermon Lewis, 21. 1340 E. 21 
St.: Katherine E. Hamilton, 21, 
1154 E. 52 

Henry (3oodIow. 21, 1188 E. 32 
St.; Hattie R Austin, 23, 1188 E. 
32 St. 

Glen O. Harris. 21. 1515 E. 23 
St; Australia Williams, 16, 5500 
Morgan Ave. 

Richard P. Nelson, Jr., 21,-245 
E. 46 St: Eleanore G. Lewis, 21. 
975 E. Vernon Ave. 

Martin W. Williams, 26, 4061 
Long Beach Blvd.; Dorothy Ran- 
dolph. 21, 5521 S. Compton Blvd. 

Robert W. Tropez, 26. 1948 E. 
113 St.; Georgia J. Hutchinson, 
24. 1948 E. 113 St 

Wallace Bryant 33. 1432 >4 W. 
^35 PI.: Ada Donovan, 31. 1432 
1 E. 66 St 


The O-partnership heretofore 
existing under the name and 
stjle of "CHOICE CITRUS" of 
the City of Los Angeles, State of 
Califomia. is this day dissolved 
by -Tutual consent and LILY 
VENICE is no longer connected 
with said partnership and is not 
liable in any manner whatsoever 
for any future undertakings. 

All persons indebted to tlie un- 
dersigned are respectfully re- 
quested to come forward a ^ d 
make payment immediately. 

Dated: March 3rd. 1941. 

By her Attorney: Walter L. 
Gordon, Jr., 4071 South Central 
Avenue, Los Angeles, Calif., TeL 
ADams 6000. 

Date 1st publ. March 6, 1941 


No. 200974 

Estate of NELSON ALBR IT- 
TON, deceased. Notice is hereby 
given by the undersigned Execu- 
trix of the Last Will and Testa- 
ment of Nelson Albritton, deceas- 
ed, to the Creditors of, and all 
persons having claims against the 
iaid deceased, to present them 
with the necessary vouchers, 
within six months after the iirst 
publication of this notice, to the 
said Executrix at the <^ice of 
Marshall Denton, Jr.. .her attor- 
ney, 3429 South Central Avenue, 
City of Los Angeles, County of 
Los Angeles, State of California, 
which said office the undersign- 
ed selects as a place of busines 
in all matter coimected with said 
estate, or to file them with the 
necessary vouchers, within six 
months after the first publication 
of this notice, in the office of the 
Clerk of the Superior Ciurx of 
the State of Califomia. in and for 
the County of Los Angeles. 
Datdd: Feb, 10, 1941 

Executrix of the Last Will 
and. Testament of said De- 
3429 South Central Avenue 
Los Angeles, C^'omia 

(Date of 1st Dubl . Feb. 13. 1941) 

Cord of Thonkt 

The family of the late Mr. 
Walter Harry Smith, wish to 
thank their friends for their 
kindness and sympathy sho^ 
during fhe illness and passin* cf 
their beloved husbtfnd. father 

and son. _ , , 

(Family ) • . 

Cord of Thonkt 

The Horton famil' wishes to 
thank their many friends and 
neighbors for their kindness d'lr- 
Ing- their greatest sorrow; Miss 
CobK Rev. Twvpe and Rev. Day 
for their consolmg remarks; alao 
for the lovel" floral tributes. 

Evelvo, Solomon. Dorottiy 
Stewart daugbteis; 

^ryii Families. 

Na. 0-2HSCS 

Action brought in the Superior 
Court of 'thk County of Los An- 
geles, and Complaint filed in the 
Office of the Clerk of the Su- 
perior Court of said Coimty. 

In the Superior Court of the 
State cf Caliiomis in and for tl^ 
County of Lo& Angeles. 

Rosario Gregg Navarro, Plains 
tiff, i 

vs.'; ■■ 

Emiliano Navarro, Defendant, 
The People of the State of Calif 
fomia Send Greetings to: f 

Emiliano NavaR-o, Defendant 
You ar6 directed to appear in 
an action brought against you by 
the above named plaintiff in thte 
Superior Court of the State of 
California, in and for the Coun- 
ty of Los Angeles, and to answer 
the complaint therein within ten 
days after the service on you of 
this Summons, if served • within 
the County of Los Angeles, or 
within tliirty days if served else- 
where,, and you a^e notified that 
unless you appear and answer as 
above require'!, ~ihe plaiintiff will 
take judgment for any money or 
damages demanded in the (Jom- 
plaint as arising upon contract 
or will apply to the ^^ourt for 
any other relief demanded in the 

Given undec my hand and seal 
of the Superior Court of t h e 
Coimty of lios Angeles, State of 
California, this 16th day of De- 
cember, 1940. 
(Seal Superior Court 
Los Angeles County) 

County Clerk and Clerk 61 
the Superior Court of t h e 
State of California, in and 
for the Cotrn^* of lx>s Ange- 

By M. F. Gift Deputy 
iunta T. Phillips, Lawyer, 33- 
35 W. Mountain St, Pasadena, 
Calif., yhone ST. 7-4124. Attor- 
ley for Plaintiff. 

Date 1st publ. Jan. 23. 1941 


No. 194S04 

In the Superior C^ourt of thf 
State of California, in and for tht 
County of Los AngeleS;' 

In the Matter of the Estate of 
VIOLET J. MILLS, Deceased. 

Notice is hereby given that un- 
der and pursuant to the law made 
and provided, the undersigned 
Herbert T. Mills, Administrator 
of said estate, will sell at private 
sale, to the highest and best bid^ 
der, subject to confirmation of 
said Superior Court en or after 
the 10th day of Itarch. 1941. at 
the offices of his attorney, 
James T. PhUlips, 33 West Moun- 
tain St., City of Pasadena, Coim- 
ty of Los Angeles, State of Cali- 
fornia, all the right title and in- 
terest of said deceased at the 
time of death and all the right, 
title and interest that the estate 
of said deceased has acquired by 
operation of law or otherwise, 
other than or in addition to that 
of said deceased at the time of 
death, in and to all that cerUin 
real property particularly de- 
scribed as follows, to-Wit: 

"Lot 34 of the Uakdale Tract 
in the City of Pasadena, County 
of Los Angeles, Stete of CJalifor- 
nia as per map recorded in Book 
18, Page 55, Miscellaneous Re- 
cords of said County." 

Terms of sale Cash in lawful 
money of the United States on 
confirmation of sale, or oart cash 
and balance evidenced by ' note 
secured by mortgage or Trust 
Deed on the property so sold. 
Ten per cent of amount bid to 
be deposited with bio. 

Bids or offers to be in writing 
and will be receivedd at the afore- 
said office at any time after the 
first publication hereof and be- 
fore date of sale. 

Dated this 17th day of Feb- 
ruary. 1941. 


Administrator of estate of Vio- 
let J. Mills, deceased. 

James T. Phillips, Attorney for 
said Administrator, 33 West 
Mountain Street, Pasadena, Calif. 

Date 1st publ.— Feb. 20. 1941 

& NEWf I 


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Santa Anito's 50,000 fans turn- 
ed the heat on Jockey Haas as he 
tossed the 100 grand avay when 
Jockey Nick Wall stole the race 
by a head with a 59-1 shot Tee- 
Hee! . . . 

F. C. Finnerty and plain 
clothes men please teke a bow 
for handling 50,000 people juSt 
a; easy as falling of£ a log. 

W. C. Buchanan's secretary, 
Jerry (Jeisler, chairman; Al 
Fiske. the Censor Boss and Mr. 
Kemey, play boy; you sure did a 
nice job the way you handled 
the 1941 meet 

You, you, and you laughed 
when yours truly said a long shot 
would beat Mioland, the handi- 
capped, so guffaw, now. 

Roger Price and wife paid 80 
bucks for a box holding 6 . seats 
for wftiich "Kid" North.' who 
wfs selling bo;l.s, usually re- 
ceives 90 dollars! 

Big names and big time fisht 
promoter. My and Mrs. Eddie 
Blunt, Miss Ethel Robinson, Gor- 
don Croques. Palmer Pinkney 
and Roy Gardner played the 
wron^ long shot at Sante Anita, 
but gave the nite clubs and floor 
show tables a good thumning. 

Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Hill, Mr. 
and Mrs, Jaihes Jackson, Miss 
Elsie Rakestraw and Mr, Dean 
Mars were among the best dress- 
ed couples of the week seen 
during 4 hours past midnite in 
the Dunbar. 

Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Glass of 
1316 E. 18th street gave a dinner 
party in honor of Mr. and Mrs. 
Pierson. Mr. and Mrs. Price, Mrs. 
Ex-Roane. Alyce Keyes. Pan 


Girl— Mr. aiid Mrt. Fred Rob- 
inson, General hospital, Feb. 2. 

Boy— Mr. and Mrs. George Fos- 
ter, 1128 E. 48th street F'ib- 2- 

Boy— Mi-, and Mrs, James Haw- 
kins, (General hospitol, Feb. 8. 

Girl— Mr. and Mrs. Arthur 
Henderson, home, Feb. 18. 

Boy— Mr. and Mrs. Harold 
Ward, home, Feb. 11. 

Girl— Mr. and Mrs. Madison 
Porter, General hospitol, Feb. 12. 

Boy— Mr. and Mrs. Eli Clark. 
hon>e, Feb. 14. 

Boy— Mr. and Mrs. Rafia Hud- 
derson, Gaieral hospitol, Fpb. 13. 

Girl— Mr. and Mrs. Theophile 
Harang, General hospital, Feb, 

Girl— Mr. and Mrs. Wto. Ham- 
ilton, home, Feb. 6. 

Boy— JMr. and Mrs. John Jones, 
Cteneral hospitol Feb IS. 

ly, giving the spots a play. 

The beautiful Mrs. Ex-Roane 
who is now somebody else, gives 
you a close-up on a China girl 
Math Mr newest little bonnet 
c«cked rover her gorgeous eye. 
. BiUie! Holliday, Broadway sen- 
sation for years and vocalist on 
band stands, has stepped to the 
mike over a , thousand times, 
singing! her popular tunes. 

One bf CSiicago's swell sports. 
Pop Lewis, owner gf the 13 clubs, 
will be seen again Derby day 
on the lawn. .... 

Play hard nightly: Luth» 
Thompson. Eddie Pollard, Chick 
Cemell in and out of the late 
spots. _,, , 

MiBBi Bemice Miller of Chi- 
cago. lU., is Visiting one month 
in L. A. 

Mr. Mai-tin. Wilson and Gray. 
formerly of N. Y^ Omaha, and 
Chicago, seen dining and drink- 
ing in their usual spot in the 
Dunbar Grill. 

Mrsn. Carolyn Simmons of Chi- 
cago and father. Mr. Leroy Rob- 
erts, with Jerome Taylor of C:^- 
cago. giving the nite spots a good 

Delphina CJoodwm and hubby 
are a lovely couple now stop- 
ping it the Dunbar hotel. 

I r m a Washington, ex-show 

Girl— Mr. and Mrs. Clyda 

Nance. General hospital, Feb. 13. 

Girl — Mr. and Mrs. G r o v e r 

Talley, <3eneral hospital. Feb. 

13. - . 

Girl, Mr, and Mrs. Tiouis 
Shores, White Memorial Feb. 28. 

Boy— Mr. and Mrs. Chas, Gar- 
nett ¥(hite Memorial deceased. 

Girl — Mr. and Mrs. Duncan 
Hughes, March 1. deceased. 

White— Mach H, 4111 Avalon. 
Feb. 23. 

Harris — Mary Jean, (3eneral 
luxpitol Feb. 20, iafant 

Kinch — James, (General hospi- 
tol Feb. 22, infant 

Rivera — infant; CJeneral hos- 
pitol Feb. 17. 

West — Bennie, <3«neral hospi- 
tol Feb. 20. 

Holmes— E u g e n e, 70th and 
Central Feb. 23. 

Hamilton — Johnnie, 28th and 
Central Feb. 28. 

Henderson — Samuel 252 N. 
Reno. Feb. 23. 


No. 461169 

In the Superidi' 'Court of. the 
State of CalUomia in and for the 
County of Los Angeles. 

Int he Matter of JOE VINCEN I 
MAR'HNEZ, (For Change t 

Whereas, Joe Vincent Martinez 
has filed his petition with vhe 
Clerk of this Court for permis- 
sion to change his name from Joe 
Vincent Martinez to Joe Vincent 
Martin, ! 

Now therefore, it is hereby or- 
dered, that all persons interested 
in the matter aforesaid appear at 
Dei>artment No. 34 bf the Su- 
peritH* Court at the City Hall in 
the ^ City of Los Angeles, Coun- 
ty of Los Angeles, Stote of Cali- 
fornia, on the 22nd day of April!, I 
1941, at the hour of 2 o'clock (P. | 
M.) of said day, and then and 
there to show cause if any they 
have why sud change of name 
should not be granted. 

It is further ordered that a 
copy of this order to show cause 
be published in the (California 
Eagle, a newspaper of general 
circulation published in the Ci^ 
of Los Angeles, County of Loi 
Angeles, State of Califomia, for 
four successive weeks next pre- 
ceding the date set for the hear- 
ing thereof. 

. Dated this I7th day of Feb- 
ruary, 1941. 


Presiding Judge of the Superi- 
or Court. 

Jaaaes T. PklUliM, Lawyer, 
33-35 W. MouataLa St. PMadena, 
Calif.v Phone ST. 7-4124, Attor- 
ney for Petititear. 

Date 1st publ— Feb. 20, 1941 

Un ifet TnHM«( Ufa ud l£cTiwi.^« fMkM 
r«r l»*t, MM7, W ■■aWm Md MtkM> h«MI 

j^jL-x*K,^i,^ ....^^ ....,>-. - - girl piays as hard as ever whMi 
sV' and" Harry' Spates, DelTa Miles i out sightseeing, 
of Buffalo and yours truly. TUlie Borne. popular ex- 

Dr Fairs and wife. Irma, can Cliicago girl sow liiing on the 
' ' -' west side, went Santo Anito way 
Handicap Day. . 

Nins Mae McKinn#y is still 
glamorous and one of N. Y. 
popular nite club entertamers. 
When charming Alberto Tal- 
beit won the beauty contest at 
Luna Park. Cleveland, with Hild 
Kimbell 2nd. Juanett, 
3rd and Edna Richardson. 4th. 
this" contest was the talk of 

Anna Jones, who one time 
married Leonard Roed, always 
showed pretty curves, dimples 
and leg I'lnes! 

Modem girls can be seen peep- 
ing in windows and mrirors get- 
ting a gander on their prettj- 
forms. „, „ 

Marian Egbert and Clo Hayes 
were always among the Harlem 
Glamour show girls. 

Ruth (Scott) Mills was always 
a 100 per cent good and a swell 
show cutie. 

Rosa Lee Lincoln, who took 
a run out powder on show busi- 
ness, is still pretty and sweet. 
Emma Roberson and Alice 
Nundiey. one time play girls, are 
both happily married. 

Shirlev Ciibson. all American 
band girl, is very popular with 
thr show lads. . . ^ , 

Colleen Carter, origmator of 
the 'Shim-Boogie." is entertein- 
in^' it the Hot Shot Nite Club 
and wears swell costumes. 

Bernice White still livmg or 
the 4th floor of the Dunbar Ho- 

No. 209 in the Dunbar was 
jumping Sat. nite with Andy 
Kirk and his boys being enter- 
tained by R u b V Sumner and 
Jimmie Jordan. These present: 
Shirlev Gibson. Andy Kirk, Jo- 
seohine Burke. Dick Wilson, 
Fisher Kelly and Buddy Millers. 
Mrs. Elizabeth Ro?ers can be 
seen 1 in and out of the best 

Helen Alston and Irma John- 
son \)^ere seen ankling in and out 
of the $50 windows. These girls 
are tops and spend money like 

Big names you see at the races, 
goif links, dances and nite clul)6J 
Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Atkinson. 
Mae Turner. GwendoljTi Shaffer. 
Teresa Edwards. Louise Beav- 
ers. Vivian Lee, Jimmie Pitts. 
Fields, Maggie Hathaway. Tarn 
McGee, George Ramsay. Al 
Parks. Raymond Rollings, Jackie 
Sibbert Clotilde Woodson, Tom- 
mie Glass. Black Dot McGee. 
George Reese.- Mildred Russ, 
Helen Alston. Irma Johnson, Til- 
lie and Lou Llorense. Rich Bak- 
er. Jackie Gilbert Bea Griffen. 
Nettie Parks, Theodore Donnelly, 
Small Black, Mary Macklin, Al 
and Andy Kirk. 

Margaret Jones of show fame — 
ITianks for the letter. Wateh the 

All the show girls after and 
before work^to be seen — Rhum 
Boogie girts: 'Alyce Keyes, Gar- 
bo. !Louise Franklin, Ethelyn 
Stev^son. Artie Young, Doro- 1 
thy lAkes. Millie Monroe. Ala- i 
bam: Pats" Hunter. t/(ae John- j 
son. ' Juanito Moore. Aranella 1 
Harris, Helen Mitchell. Olivette 
Fields. Lucv Battles. Bal Tsbo- 
rin: jAurora Greeley, Rosa O'- 
Nealj Bobby Gwyn. Jean Ar- ^ 
thur.l Hazel Reese. Vivian Car- ' 
rington. K-9 Club: Marrella , 
Oauli. (ilotilde Woodson. Edith 
Crane and Anit's Brown. Hi- 
Hatters Club: Colleen Carter. All | 
are swell and hard to beat when 1 
it comes to dancinw. Irma Ypung 
of the Congo Club. Wilming- 
ton. I .1 
Se*n at the Alabam ringside: 
Mae fLevy. London Gale, Kai|er 
Duncan. Jimmie Brown. Bosey 
Wpiton. ioining Jimmie Pitt? and 
Arthttr George. 

Johnnv Baber returned from 
his yacation and his charming 
madam greeted him with a Vi«s 
and •'rfad to see you back, sweet- 

MV. my, this writer will wave 
good$ye to L. A. and say bello 
to 'Frisco. Thanks for reading, 
ni Ua aeeing you. < 

be seen ankling in and out of 
1 the nite spots. 

1 "Skippy' V/ir Perkins— Sorry 

! you took my £AGLE and DE- 

1 FENDER sign down as I thought 

your place was nifty and Td like 

to give you a build up. 

Harry' O. Johnson and wife 
gave a banquet for 21 guests and 
kept the bartenders, waiters and 
bus boys jumping at the Clark 

Thanks to my boss, Mrs. Char- 
lotte Bass, for the space which 
gives me the chance to use big 
cird more popular names. 
I CJolden State pretties are often 
taken for Hollj-wood lovehes, 
ankling in and out for lunch. 

Fred Williams newspaper man 
who is now handicapped by bad 
eyesibht never misses a single 
day at Santa Anito: the bdX's all 
see that his bets and good seat 
j are ready daily— Thanks to a 
I bunch of swell fellows, 
j Andy Kirk and slick crew roll- 
ed in from Seattle to plar a 
dance Mondav night to a oac^-- 
ed house. These boys are all 
i good sports and heavy soenders. 
I Clarence Moore's gay late soot, 
I the "Memo" with Kathleen La- 
I Marr's band and floor show and 
I pretty waitresses and Jean El- 
i liott Smiling while raking in the 
i Kale, is a spot to be added to 
your list. 

Quoting print from ofay pap- 

i ers. "There was shootine, pool 

j ball throwing, brick.' and rocks 

in the 42nd block on Central the 

' Other nite." 

You can see more swell-dress- 
ed glamour girls and pretties 
on Central Avenue, than any 
qlher street in town. 

Pretty Mrs. Lucius Lomax, Jr. 
was seen in and out of the $10.00 
window at Santo Anita. . 

Big shots as follows get their 
names in crint; Lee Thompson, 
Marie Williams, John Storey, 
James Hamilton of San Antonio, 
Texas. A. Poindexter, Johnny 
Campbell Seattle, Chas. Boyd, 
Sacramento, Cal; Mr. and Mrs. 
Wm. Hinds, Mr. and Mrs. J. Wy- 
singer. Oakland. Calif.; Mr. and 
Mrs. Charles Doman. Mr. Carl 
Carr. Thelma Sheppard. Mr. and 
Mrs. Carl Bloin, Mr. and Mrs. 
James Bautom. Atty. Crispus 
'Wright Mr. and Mrs. Theodore 
Hogan, Ida Bauman, Muriel 
Brewer, Dr. Lawrence Johnson, 
Henry Topp. Mr. and Mrs. Henry 
(BiU Woods, Bob Oliver, Mr. 
Pittman. Florence "ShortV Rich- 
mond. Tillie Clement Mr. and 
Mrs. Ralpa Martin, Mr. and Mrs. 
William Earl, Mrs. Leroy John- 
son, lir. Richard Irvin and wife, 
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Hately, Mr. 
and Mrs. Arthur Charles Wil- 
liams, Miss P. Lvdia. Mr. and 
Mrs. Cato, Ola Hawkins. Clara 
Mae Sims, C. Younff. Mr. and 
Mrs .Bill Owens. Billie Yarbo, 
John Bur-Ton. Charlene Smith, 
Fred Clark. Johnny Thomas, Mrs. 
Charlene Johnson, Willie Law- 
rence, Thelma Avery and Max- 
ina Jones. I 

Wonder -o/M Dick Rvttfin, 
Johnnie Camnbell Joe Enlette. 
Lil Hart; r%'e Lee. Sherman 
Snates an^ C-^rneliuS Ballard, all 
of Seattle, didn't show un in 
Santo Anito fo rthe handicap. 
But Felix Crave did. 

Ink Soots and wives all have 
switched from the Dunbar Hotel 
to Pansy Spates' apsirtment on 
E. Vemon. 

Included ifi the bi" champ*?ne 
party at the Club Alabam Sun- 
day nite was Mr. and Mrs. Ro"- 
er Price. Mr. and tfrs. Wil"e 
Pierson, Mrs. Ex-Roahe. Charlie 
Alexander and several others. 
This nartv bcught Aanmagne by 
th<»' case "ntil clo=in<» time. 

Sweets Bvers drncin? teacher, 
is now a houw wife ifn Spt Di- 
ego, her husband is a piano 
placer. j 

Sh'riev How»rd of sweet sing- 
ing fame is Pll set tol go places 
apf" doi things. I 

Wonder where is Ithat swell 

newqianerman. Harn .Lev<>tte? 
Haevn't scan him arMind 'late- 

Cord of Thonkt 

I toke this method of thanking 
my neighbors and friends for 
their kindness and sympathy to 
me in one of the darkest hours 
of my life, in the passing of my 
darling daughter, Laura Louise 
Waite. You have my sincere 
thanks for your piany deeds of 

Your presence in my loneliness 
to comfort me in my grief and 
sorrow; your cards and telegrams 
of sympathy; the lovely flowers 
that breathe unspoken words of 
the heart; and for the use of your 

And I sincerely thank Mrs. J. 
F. Williams for tlie obituary and 
Mr. John Hargrove for the reso- 
lutions of respect and 1 sincere- 
ly thank our pastor, Rev. F. D. 
Jordan, Rev. Austin sr. and Rev. 
Austin jr. Their spiritual ser- 
vice gave me strength and I will 
still lift up mine eyes unto the 
hills from whence cometh my 

And I also offer my sincere 

thanks to the wonderful and ef- 

: ficient staff of morticians, the 

I Angelus Funeral Home. I truly 

I thank you for patience, courtes>-, 

j kindness, symoathy and sen-ice. 

May God bless and keep vou 

i all is the nravcr and best wishes 

of Mary M. Oakes. 

She is not dead but just away. 


. , — — 

! Card of Thanks 

' The family of the late Mt-4 
Maggie Stevenson wishes to ex- 
press thanks for the kindness 
Fhown durinc hrr long illnrs.^; 
for .the beautiful cards, tele- 
grams, flowers. donation of 
cars, and whatever else was don« 
at her passing. 

Special thanlts to Rev. Foster, 
minister in charge of Secofld 
Baptist church: Rev. Gaither, 
CJood Samariton Benevolent So- 
ciety, members of Second Bap- 
tist." Queen of Sheba Chapter. 
OES. Mrs. E. B. Hudson, for the 
beautiful solo, and to Conner- 
Johnson Co.. morticians m 

Husband. 1443 E. Wash- 
ington blvd. 

this 'right 
about face' 

Help jouraelf right out of that skin. 
torture victim act a^d let men and I 
wom«o see you in a new light. Reat- 
leaa^cratching finger* can't help, 
can't comfort. It it one more tell* | 
tale miaeij added to itching, burn- 
ing, torturing pimplea or acne ot \ 
eztenaal cause. 

Cle*ring-up aid through antisepa 
*i*, plus healing aid help tlirougfa | 
germicidal action— 4hat'« what too 
get with Black and WTiite Ointment. 
That'a what a£fbrdi you bleaaad 
relief^ for this ointment aootbcs 
out itch and bum. And the firrt try 
doe* it to your satisfaction or vour 
dealer will cheerfully refund .vour 
monfy. So you see, in purchasing 
Black and White Ointment ;oa 
take absolutely no chances. 

Vitally imporUnt in cleansing Is | 
good soap. For this reason the fa> 
mou« super-fatted Black and White 
Skin Soap (which is special sida 
■oap) ia highly recommended fbc 
your regular 
uae while osii^ 
Black and White 


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FOR RENT: Newly fum. mod. | 
Apt.: bedrm.. living rm., kitch- 
en and bath: refrigeration; 178«*s | 
W. 37th drive. PA. 4571. r-20-4; 

FOR RENT- Neatly fum. room j 
in private home: employed I 
person, call before 9 a m. and 
after 3 30 p. rr..: near S. H and 
V carlines: CE. 26840 r-27-2 

For RENT Fum. Apt.. living 
room, bedroom and bath: no 
kitchen: utilities firnbhed: 443 
E. 40th .place: call .A.D. 7715, Gil- 
bert Vandage. r-27-2 

FOR RENT: Neatly fum. room 8t 
kiitcheniette. $16 00 per month, ' 
998 E. 23rd St.. RI 3453. r«-2 

FOR RENT: Nice furn. front rm. 
181 E. 49th St.. AD. 11377. r 6-l 

FOR RENT: Nice. fum. rtjom in 
quiet home for workmg couple 
•r single man: near Jefferson 
and Western. See me personal- 
ly. 1854 W 35th St. r-6-3 

FOR RENT: Neatly fum room. 
twin beds, conv to bath : AD. 
M50 after 9 p. m. week days, 
! Sunday before noon. r-6-1 ' 

I FOR RENT: Large fum. room. 
back entrance; working man or ' 
railroad man: all conv.; AD. 

'"^ 'w ;jMk. "*'■ 

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Tbe Native Califaraiaas widi 
to atate. ttat due to the steady 
down poor of rain, they will 
entertain the Pioneers, at a 
later date. Watch the paper 
far aaBooneeHent 

Wanted: Man or Wonsaa to bay 
interaat in fast growing: ouuia- 
factariag boataen. Our ner- 
efaandiae already en the mar- 
ket. Ten te $2aj«« can he made 
first year. If intwested. write 
Mannfaetorer. Statioo K Box 
281, Loa Aagelea, Calif. 

WANTED: 5 men for steady' 
route work, Y igh earnings. In- ' 
terview Saturday at 4 p. m. , 
only. 3764 Beverly Blvd. Mr. 
Armstrong. r6- t 

For nle at all 

DRrO. DEFT, aad 


85M will handle tius lovely 
C-rai. baose, hwd. flrs.^ tile 
fixtures, S. Gnunercy at W. 
35tb St 

For 81 M8 too can take pos- 
sesfioB of this beaatifai 9-mi. 
boDse with Streamline fi.xturcs, 
maid quarters, side drive gar., 
H'. Jeffersoa at Gnunertr PI. 
.K nice haae. 4 bedrooms, 
desirable location, S3858, S5M 


Real Estete 

1859 E. Jefferson at Central 

ADama 12««1 

ROOM k BOARD: Care for 
children; enclosed yard; CE. 



FOR RENT; Hand laundry, for 
rent or for sale: JE. 6002: well 
I eqtiipped, doing business. r-8-1 

FOR RENT: 2 nicely fum rooms 
on U and V carlines; empkiyed I 
aten preferred: may consider 
empi woman; pnv ; CE. 27747 
or AD. 5«42. 

FOR REN'T Neatly fur rooms 
in nice quiet home couple or 
single man; working people 
onlv. Near V. S. G carlines. 
Phone AD. 8879. r«-l 

FOR RENT: Fur. room, to gen- 
tleman. West 35th St., near J ' 
carline & Western .\ve. bus. RE. 
6373 r8-l 

FOR RENT: 3-rm. fur. apt, 1044 
S. Berendo. Key in' rear. r6-l 

FOR RENT: Fur. rooma. single ^ 
and double, near 4 carlines; 
working people preffered. .AD. 
84 35. r6-I 

FOR RENT: Room, nice sunny: 
10 minutes from to»Ti. bet. U 
and H;<arlines: working couple 
preferred; rent reasonable, RI. 
2905 r«-2 

I FOR RENT: Nicely fur. room, 
1588 We^l 35th PI. PA. 5297. 


FOR RENT: Room. Westside, ; 
RE. 5487. r6-l^ 

FOR RENT: Neatly fum. room, 
suitable for working peoole ' , 
near 3 cirlinea. reasonable. AD. 
•480. 4184'j -Ascot r«- j 

FOR RENT: Neatly ftim. room 1 
with all privileges to emoloyed | 
couple. CE. 21091. r6-4 j 

FOR RENT: Turn, room in pri- 
vate honae 1189 E. 40th PI. r«-l 

FOR RENT: Unfum. 4-rm. flat, 
conv. to Hollywood. Beverly 
HiUs, and Wiishire district. OL. 
2S14. r«-l 


5 rms. stnceo, S27S8.N, gaad 
eoaditioa. Weatside. 

5 nnits frame. larga lat, 
S4258.H, $10M.88 down. 

5 rooms, frame, doable gar- 
age. S2758.08, S4M.a« down. 

5 rooms frame, S3M4.88, 
SSM.M down. 

5 rooms ttacca. S3588.M, 
S3««.N down; balance like 


Real Estate Broker 

3208 S. Central Ave. 
I AD. 8504 • AD. 65441 

FOR MARRIAGE, friendship, I 
Pleasure, jom .\MICUS Club,' 
317 Wendell. Chicago. Send dime 

for membership blank. r26-4 

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Feataring all Popalar D a a e e, 
Spiritaal, aad Bines Keeords. 
Send 15c (coin) for catalog. 
2434 West Lake Street, Clucago 

HOUSE WANTED: 3 to 6 rooms, j 
Will Pay Cash for your equity, 
LA. 2297. 

FOR TRADE: 5-rm. mod. home.' 

near Broadway in restricted 

district to trade for house! in col- i 

ored district, LA. 2297. 1 ' 

ROOM 8c BOARD, children.' 
Mother's care, enclosed yard. 
CE. 21478. r20-2 

CREATE good jobs for yourself, 
partculars, 10c or Sta. K. Box 
154. Los Angeles, Calif. r20-4 

WANTED: Small children to 
board in good christian home 
near school; special care to in- 
fants. Phone KI. 8795. r20-4 


Are you snffering from 
bacluide. weak kidneys, ir- 
riteted bladder? Are yoa rest- 
less at agiht and yonr "pep" 
gMM? Then Titaliae with 
CRESTABS. Few doses will 
pat new life ' into your kid- 
ae.vs. Will soothe and heal the 
inflamed tissues and wash ail 
acids and poisons tiiroagh 
yaor kidneys. Will ralievt 
that itehi^g and bnming feel- 
ing — then you'll sleep better, 
feel better. 

Here are a few sincere sUt^- 

Mr. Thompson, of E. 39th 
St., L. A., writes: "Have been 
troabled for twenty years and 
CRTSTABS is the only med- 
icine that has entirely re- 
lieved my baclEaehe and lud- 
ney trouble." 

Mrs. Martin of Flint >Iich., 
writes: -Yonr CETSTABS 
worked wonders for me." 

.Mrs. Dixon, of Jaclcaoaville, 
FfaL, writes: "CKYSTABS did 
me all tlie good. Please send 
me another box." 

Pryce's Pharmacy, 1881 So. 
Central Ave., PR. 6588; Driver 
Bros. Pharmacy. 2Stb and 
Hooper, Adams 9478; Modem 
Pharmacy, 3388 So. Central 
Ave., AD. 7764: A. tc V. Phar- 
macy, 4374 Avalon Blvd., .AD. 
•577; ^mith Drug Co., 3431 S. 
Central Ave., AD. 12332. 




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* m NEW YNK 

I lilt' 
i|i[i£ NrdMlsy 

FOR RENT: Just open to colored 
4-rm. unfum. eotirt. Westside, 
$27.50 oer month. Mr. Eilson, 
AD. 12081. r«- 

FOR RENT: Fur. room in nice 
kome. near carline. Rent, re- 
asonable. RI. 178?. r8-l 


S-rat. staeco boaie. 3 hed- 
rooms, braaUast raom, dbl. 
gar., room over gar., chicken 
house and pen, large lot, 84x 
18*. Priced to seU. Ezy 
terms, or will teke small house 
or ear as part payment. 

8-rm. haae, lihe new: tile 
sink, 3 gar.; 55th St. near 
C^tral; only S375 down or 
W.II take small haose as part 

8-nn. mad. staeeo home in 
Central Ave. Gardens; a love- 
ly home. Venetian blinds, 
bam in wall heaters to alt 
rooms; tile bath and sink, stoll 
shower, dbl. garage, nice vard 
feaccd S3.888, S588 down. 

uoans & Insuronce 

If you want to trade year 
amall home far a large sne or 
want to sell (wUl pay all cash) 
see or phone . . . 

936 E. 91 St Street 

Phone LA. 2297 


Exquisitely beautiful texture ; 
created by use of this wonderful ' 
preparation. Introductory offer. I 
large jar $1.00. Send $1.00 today 
to Cameo Sales Co, Bo(x 1425, ! 
HoUywood, Calif. i | 

WANTED: Elderly woman to do 
light housework in exchange 
for room and board. Some one ; 
with small income preferred : RO. | 
5973. r-27-1 

LET ME assist you in making | 

Income Tax Returns: reason- j 

able fee. JACK GILMORE, 2802 ! 

S. Central Ave., CE. 28700. | 


_ : I 

WANTED: Two or three Negro 
drama students to tr^in for 
radio serial. 'Wondorful oppor- 
tunity. P. O. Box 1862, Holly- 
wood. California. r-27-1 

Ttk Act. St USdi SL 



Olympic Hotel 

Ml K .i I s ,\'t^' !<•' I • 

For Sale 

5-room stucco like 
new $3200. 

10-room duplex close 
in $4200. 

2 houses on lot on 
Westside $4500. 

5- room house near 
Long Beach, $1700. 

— Coll— 


816 E. 40th Place 
ADams 13702 


20 Fd'. V Lesson: 



Outfit fomily 

of 3 - for $4.00 

Silk drtsata I8c; Mea's ioM 

hats— 35c; Shoe s 2 5c; Salts 
52.88 Handrcds of bargaias 
for ereryaaa. Mali Past-eaid 
for tree deaetfptiva catalogac. 

Progressive Sales 

(Deyt B) 
I 183 Tkatf^ Aveaaa' 

Broaklya, New Tark 

- \P»P' -at sax m lAimr ^VAU. 


dNI nnpii Anaaa I - # Clatary tStH 

Estebliaiied Jannary lint, 1S3I Loa AbmIcs, CaUfomia 

WXST8IDI OmCC 14a Wot Xttk riMa # BO. Ma 

wmt's A. Plrllasia. Maaagat 

4-rm. house, near 3Tth and Western, $2550, $450 dn. 

8-nn. house, hdwd ^and tile, $3000/ $8M tin. near STth 
and Dalton. -t . 

IAST8IDE ! ' . ' 

Home and income, double S-rm. & 8-rm. 8c S-rm. houae, 
3 gar., hdwd and tile. nr. SOth 8c Wall, S5900. $1000 dn. 

8-rnik house, lot 80^15^ near 48th and Compton, $2108, 
|3S0 down. 

ize in renting & selling Homes to large families 
of children — See US To-day. 

For rent: Uafara., 4-rBi. da- 
plex, $22.58, near East Ad- 
ams aad Ceatral. 

For sale: 8 rm. hoaac. near 
Western aad S8th St.. For im- 
mediate sale, $588 dn. $3J8« 
total price. Bal. payable $35, 
until paid, 8 per cent iat. 

Dnplex, 4 rm. and 5 na., 
$2258, $588 wUl handle. In- 
come $58 mo. Bal. payable like 
rent, Eastside. 

Westsdie aear W. 37th and 
WUton PI.. 4 bdrms. hooae.' (3 
npstairs), tile features, hdwd. 
floors, good condition, price 
$3,888, $880 dwn. Bal. easy 

Listings wanted— sales and 

3884 W. 29th St.. Los Angeles 
Tel. RO. 9255 day & evenings 


Famished Roobh for Rent 

815 E. 28th Street 

ADams 13318 

Mrs. Jaaaie Allan Lyoas 



R«ol Estat«-For Sate-Reol Estate 

E. Zttk St Price S32M.N. 
Hawc E. 4tth St W«at t Avalaa, Prtea 

Congenial atmospbere. Readily 
accettiblc to all poinU of iater- 
e»t in Greater Ne* York ... AH 
outjide rooms; luxurious luitct; 
restaurant, bar and grin. 
Larf r**ai* mith ftn*t» hath 

• a«-* nm ai o 

Without privrnf bath 


7* *n. at US* 8C MSB TsA CRr I 

Coots 40c Fonts 45c 

Other bargains. Send for Free 

Catalog Dept. 13 Eagle Mail 
Order Co. 216 Clinton St., 
New York. 


4 family flat, 4 rooms each, 
4 room hoase in rear $7588.88, 
$1588.88 dowa. bal. sauUl pay- 
meats, good location. 

7 room and large sleeplag 
porch, 2 ear garage, large lot 
$3888, $888 down, bat swall 
paymeats. • 

For Reat: 4 room dapiex, 

For Rent: Offices 

J. L. Tdylor 


51271/2 McKinley Are. 

Phwae ADama 6787 


S. 4 * I 

84,888 J8. 

8 Room Staeeo Cor. Lot 88x178, West Adams Blvd. $8988.88. 

8*3 Room Honse E.'2Srd St West of CeatraL Prtea 

18 Cait Staeeo near .Mala St Price tl2,588.N. 

8 Cait Apt aear Saa Pedta. beame $128 J8. Price $5,758.18. 
Dowa S1.888.N. 

4 CaH Conrt S Room hoase 4 garages Price $4388.88. 
8*4 Raom Stnceo, 4 Oaiagea, $8,888.88 aear Mala St 

4 Cait Stnceo Conrt 4 Roaam each 3 Garages WaaOawa 
Ara. Price r3)8.M. lacaaM n48.8<. 

7 rait Coart Faraished. lacoaM S245 per aa. Prlaa 

4 Ualt Plat betweea Avaloa BlvC ft Saa Pedra St 8 Oar- 
ages. Price $5,258.88. 

Daakle Haase 4 Rooats each 4 Boomt rear Garagas West af 
Avaloa. E. 48U St Prlee S4.888.N. 

4 Halt Staeeo, 5 room stnceo ia rear Frigtdalras Bai8 
Adams Blvd. $SJ88J8. 

3584 So. Central Avenue Los Angeles. Calif. 

OfTice Pheac: ADams 9825 Rcsideace Piwae: RL 8757 

Mea&ber of Ceatral Avenue District Realty Board 



Notary Public Auto Sr Fir* Insurongte 

Sol Oaatral Avaaaa Las Aagaios. OslK. 

0«aa PhaM: ADaam t8U Rsstf 11 PhaM: U-fTIT 

Mseabar of Central AycMue District Realty Board t- 

A Morvelous Discoviery!!! 

I ED!!! To Sell the World's Famous 
I Cow Boy Mineral, an Irop Tonic 
I and Astringent taking the coim- 
I try by storm. Used and I recom- 
' mended by thousands of Satisfied 
users. Send one (lollar (1.00) to- 
t day for s fi/e ^il) »ecks supply. 
The Original Mineral Distribut- 
ed by, Teague's Mineral Pro- 
ducts. P. O. Box 284. Union, So. 

Since Kmaiytpation the Negra 
death rate has decreased frerm 
32 per thousand to 15 per thoa- 
sand. Decnease it still farther by 
seeing year doctor at least once 

FOR RENT: Fur. 3-rm. double 
apts., 3741 4 Maple Ave. r8-l 

FOR RENT: 3-rm. flir. court apt. 
newly painted, wall bed. and 
private bedroom, 1008 E. Wth 
St, AD. 5007. r8-l 

FOR RENT: Nicelv fUrn. room. 
mod. home for emolovcd couole 
or single, 473 E. 47th St., AD. 
llSSd. >«-2 

Ton eaa hei* ns bafid a Weger, 
letter EAGLE by b«.Ttar from 
aw s d i utheii aad TCLUNO 
yaa "mw it ia the EAGLE.* 

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fcaat. 7-rm. hnag.. we 
$588 dow a , real 

S-rms. S. Graawrey, acwiv 
racoaditioned. S3M8. 1588 da. 
Act qaick. Th% win aat last. 

S-rms. Westside, $3488. $588 



Used Parattafe. 

C t a i i . Kagi, RacL 

Mataal Baacflt Stares 

CE. 297711 497S S. Ceatral 

For Sale 

Special Selections 

5 rm. bungalow, newly redecorated, $2950.00 
$300.00 cosh. 

6 rm. bungalow. West of Central Ave., $3000, 
$300.00 cash. 

5 rms. and sleeping porch, East 55th Street. 
$2500.00, $500.00 cash. | 

6 rm. house. East 55th Street, $2000.00 cash. 

J rm. house. West of Central Ave., $3000.00, 
$300.00 cosh. 

3-units, 5-3 and 4 rms., well located, $4350.0b, 
$450.00 cash. 

WiDiam H. Gamble 

11 1 E. Washington Bird. ■ 

Los Angeles, Calif. 

PR. 3625 

Did To« Kaaw— Aere are MOO 
Catholic sisters engaged in Catho- 
lic missions? 

15 na. beaat. haiac. Harvard 
Hvd. $1X88*. SM88 will haa- 
dle, hal. S9S.88 »»rf-Ji«g tax- 
nd h ma r sa u . Real hay aa 

"-'-^ SaRaMefar- 

Real Estate Broker 

3416 Budlong Avenue 



D^ CE. 143 W. VtSOt St 

New Tarfc 

Beaaty Parlor Ageate Waated 

Used Clothing 

Shoes - Dresses 

an elothiag far catira faadly 


Write for complete price list 
Special DtocooaU Now. Gifto 

Borgoin Moil 
Order House * 

S8K Heary St, Dcfi. S, 

New lark City 



■f^Vfik ■■'.<:. 

R>r tity, suburban, and 
country properly rent- 
ols, and property mon- 
ogernent see <|!lll», A. 
RolNiison, Licensed Real 
Estote Broker^ 31 W. 
Clarennont, Pasadena, 

SY. 7-8437:;: ' 

For Sal 


8 roaai home, hdwflrs. ae. Avalaa Blvd. aad ilst St 
$S88 daaa, easy aaathly pay. 

5 raaai haae, W. af Avaloa aa. gaad seh. $388 dowa. 

2 hoasca oa a M, 5 aad 4 ran,, aear Saa Pedro, So. of Vernon. 
$4888 $5W, da. hat af fmx. pn^^ per awatt iacl. iat Horry.' 

3 prop, oa Vcraoa Atc, oae $8888. $258 da., oae $2858, $8M 
da., aaa $M88. $388 da., caae ia taday. T 

A aie* eleaa dhie, aew shades, aew Uaoleam, flra., eleaaed 
a^lpaiated. 2 gar., 5 raaaM aad 8 rao■a^ $$588. $5N da., hic 

8 raaau la fraat, a dUe af S raaaw mA: t-S riiaai. aad i 
garages, lot IH x 1X3 «■ B. 41st Stiaat Prica $6188, $2518 

dawa. 1^ 

3 Birila iw. $88, aa Waadlawa Atcbm, $8588, $1588 



1054 East V e m wi Ave|mie 
CEnfury 24788 Notary Public 

,1919 - ALWAYS MAY IN CALIftORNIA - 19*) 



Weleone Help — When Needed 

Seth B. Rar. the .Man Who Doe* 

• We speeialiie in Propertr .>taaagenieats. Rentals, CoUee- 
tioas. Leases. Loans. Member of the Certified Sales Brokers, 
and .Mortgage Loan Solicitors Association: call SETH B. RAT, 
PR. 5881. 

Maia; ia t eas e 


$2888 — 7 r h Banli: down S358; monthlj S25. 
S3888— 9 r h Bank: down S1888: nsonthlr S38. 
S15.888— IS nnits. fnra. corn.: down S2588: .No. 

$2i88 5 r h Bank; dowa $288: asoathly $18. 
Vacant Lot — 45x98; corn.; S145«: down S145; 
$3875 — 5 r h. W. McKinler. SSad St.: down S675. 
S3S58— 5 r h. West of .\valM; down S1888. 
$5888—8 units. West San Pedro: all fnra.; dowa $1588; 

$13$ moath; really nice property. 
$8888 — 3 stores, II r up; West Avalon. reallj good. 
$2158—5 r h rented: $28.88 bal. aMathly; clear; $388. 
S2258— 5 r h reated. down S488; kaL $28 aMathlr; clear. 

S3758 — 5 r a s o de ra ho«se, Pasadena; down ST58. 
$2388 — 8 r aiee house aear San Pedro: front dr. 
$3858—5 r SMdera hoase aear Wall; dowa $588. 
$13388—11 aaits. cora.; I r each; aMdcra good iaeane. 
$$258—4 n., 5 r e 2 lots. 188x158; eawa $1888. 
$18,888 — 13 naits: farm, modem, ineone $358; terms; 4 r. 
$18,888— Gas sUtioa. 3 pomps, 5 rentals, terms; Temple district 
well paying at the ]veseat. 

# Salesmen: Hugh T. Lowery, Pasadeaa, Calif.. ST. 8-1423; 
Westside Las Aageles, Rer. J. A. H. Eldridge, PA. 1859. 

# Seth B. Ray, Broker, 2382 Griffith Ave.. Loa Aageles, CaUf. 
PR. 5881. Tbe .Maa Who Does. 

Listings waated for Reat and Sale 
Welcome Help Whea Needed 




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CImeMA model — J<Mn Robinsoa, eomely Ozufbtw of j^mal- 
M Fax M. jMkaok aad Dr. John Robinaoo, wm seleeted as ^ model 
for tho aljMB ia CtBematofraphy at the UniTetiity of Sikithent 
CaUfonila thh week. J<Aa Kinloeh, of the editorial stafflof ttie 
EAGLB. enroUed tai the elaa this faU and ie mid to be the obIt 
colored itudeBt of movie fllminf in the U. 8. Toanr Mias {itobin- 
wom aspiree to a career in newspaper werli and is a staff n|eml>er 
of "Foikay Facts," Jvnlor hifh paper. 

By C. A. B. 

ONE OJ' THE MOST deplor- 
abl« effects of the recent in- 
terracial incident at Fremont 
High schol is the heart-breaking 
realizafon that prejudice is an 
actuality in American life which 
it must force upon the average 
Los Angeles boy and girl 

M«re statistical reports of 
lynching in Alabama, disfran- 
chisement throughout the entire 
South, a drug counter refusal 
once in a while, — these are not 
'enough to bring home in all its 
sUrk ugliness the FACT of U. 
S. prejudice to the colored 
youngsters of our city. There is 
actually little to remind the 
black boy and girl resident in 
Los Angeles that skin-color is 
a major transgression and that ! 
the physics of their complexion ! 
would make Uiem lieble ^er-j 
lynching on a slight pretext in 
ipany areas of this nation. More 
than the grissly stories of Scotts- 
boro and Shreveport more than 
the harangues of ministers and 
teachers, "the Fremont affair." 
in which Negro students were 
terrorized by whites, has con- 
veyed to our youth the reality 
of hatred. 

An indication of such a dour 
realization on the part of young 
people came to me this week in 
a letter from Lincoln Fortson, 
who is 16 years old. His com- 
munication is a document of 
contemporary Los Angeles. I 
quote it: 

"Dear Mrs. Bass. 

'Tm a boy 16 years of age. 
Boy Scout chapter 180. End be- 
long to the organization of R. 
O T. C. at Los Angeles liltjh 

"Two weeKs ago 1 read au ur 
• tide in the California Eagle 
giving an account of ;.n imi- 
dr-nt at the Fremont High school, 
wherf Neuio Li ys w?.-.' hung 
in effigy and referred to as 
'coor."' on Inr school ci^mpus 
This :.'' more t':?n I can let pass 
w u < u' expr*- s -.g my cand:(. 

"Wheh 1 read the article, my 
mind carried me to Foshay Jun- 
ior High school, from which I 
graduated last June, and where 
both white and black walk the 
same straight line under the di- 
rection of Principal Dowling 
and vice principal for boys, Mr. 
Brown. 1 can never believe such 
school authorities as these would 
let a- thing likt- the Fremont af- 
fkir occur on their campus; and. 
if it were found brewing, 1 
firmly believe that these prin- 
cipals, along with their honest 
faculty, would put forth every 
effort to correct a condition of 
that nature to the satisfaction of 
the public and lor the protec- 
tion of the student* concerned. 

"At the beginning of this 
torm. I went to Beverly High 
school, where Mr. ^UcheC is 
principal. I was the on'v Negro 
boy in that school of m j:e than 
3 000 students. I was treated no 
differently from^any other stu- 
dent. There I foAd another fine 
faculty ready ai* willing at all 
times to do everything possible 
for the god of the students. 

"I m^e fine friends among 
the boys and even pals, as we 
often refer to one another. We 
sprawled on the ground and 
lunched toguher many timet, 
trading portions of our hmch- 
es. We laughed, talked and di»- 
ciissed current issues. 

"Now that my mother hu 
work in another vicmity, _we 
flave moved from Beverly Hilla, 
and I am now attending U)t 
Angeles High school. I find, so 
far as I have been able to dis- 
cern, the game attitude here as 
at Beverly Hi»h. I think the 
school is gr^T 

Now. you can see clearly 
low I must have felt toward the 
'remont occurrence and how 
hocked ewery Ne^ro boy who 
-ad the article must be. 
"May I call your attention to 
c great conflict in Europe, 
veryday men are fighting, dy- 
1 2 end suffering on every 

Dent Poyd 
Tribute to 
The Eogle 

In his main address befpre the 
Third Annual Community Health 
Mass Meeting, Sunday, at Inde- 
pendent church, A, W. Dent, sup- 
erintendent of Flint-Goodridge 
Hospital, who gained national 
recognition for his work in "Pen- 
ny-A-Day" hospitalization, prais- 
ed the California EAGLE for its 
.support of the East Area Public 
Health orogram. 

"When I first arrived in Los 
Angeles and read a copy of the 
EAGLE. I saw column after col- 
umn of news and stories about 
this meeting i and devoted to the 
interest of riublic health." Dent 
declared. 1 

"It is a splendid thing for this 
community to have a newspaper 
which reflectk this kind of inter- 
est in the health of its readers." 

Pleased with the recognition of 
the services of the EAGLE, Edi- 
tor Charlott* ArBSss declared 
that it is no new thing to find 
the paper holding hi|{h the stand- 
ards of all progressive measures 
of the people of this commiinity. 

"We are now in process of cel- 
ebrating the 62nd anniversarv of 
the California EAGLE." Mrs. 
Bass said, "and we hope to be 
always in the front ranks of ser- 
vice to our race arid our nation." 

A monster subscription drive 
for 10 thousand new subscribers 
in California enters its third week 
today. A special meeting of sub- ; 
scription solicitors in the cam- 
paign will be held at 3 p. m. Fri- ; 
day afternoon in the business of- 
fices of the Eagle, 4075 South 

Suit Against 
Cafe Settled 

Suit filed by Rev. Lee B. 
Brown, pastor of Central Bap- 
tist church, and Mrs. Lillian 
Trueheart against the Beacon 

! cafe, Avalon and Anaheim blvds. 
in Wilmington, has been settled 

' out of court, Att'y Curtis C. Tay- 
lor, counsel for the prelate, stat- 
ed this week. 

At the offices of Att'y Taylor, 
it W9S learned that the proprie- 
tor of the Beacon cafe had admit- 
ted his error, but said that it was 
all a mistake and that it was not' 
his policy to refuse service to col- 
ored patrons. 

; Do you know an opportasity 
I when you see one? Turn to Pafe 
I SA. There is one. It will test 
I your hnstle, drive and winning 

Facilities Urged 

State GOPers 
Race Bias 

Assembly Action 
Aimed at Bias in 
Defense Industries 

Explosion of o political 
bombshell wos recorded 
in -f re s no^S oturdoy-vyhgn i 

the 8th annua] conference of the 
California Republican Assembly 
passed resolutions condemning 
racial discrimination, "particu- ] 
larly against Negro citizens," in j 
the conduct of defense industries, ' 
The State-wide GOP organi- '. 
zation also passed a resolution ! 
bluntly demanding that the Con- 
gress of the United States and 
California's legislature immedi- 
ately pass measures outlawing 
racial bias in defense employ- 

Coming as a surprise even to 
veteran Republicans, the action 
was among the most militant 
adopted anywhere in the nation 
by a major political organization. 

Much credit for piloting of the 
resolutions in Fresno wjis given 
William D. Campbell, president 
of the State Assembly and chair- 
man of the Los Angeles County 
Republican Assembly. A former 
candidate for Congress in the 
14th distritt, Campbell is widely 
known for' a, liberal attitude on 
racial questions. 

Other highlights of the three- 
day conference, Friday thru 
Sunday, w* an address by Gov. 
Ralph L. Carr of Colorado and 
one by Earl Warren, Attorney 
General of California. 

I r6scoe~c. Simmons" 


1 Coming of Roscoe Conkling 
Simmons to the Embassy audi- 
torium April 17 was announced 
this week by the Truth Messeng- 
er Magazine, which will present 
the noted, orator. 


Dear Los Angeles, 

Tiiank you very much. You 
have made ii> very happy. Last 
week the EAGLE was com- 
pletely sold-out at our offices 
\i ithin two hours of publica- 
t^ < I. It's a thrill to know we've 
Kot what you want, and we'll 
try to keep ourselves worthy 
of your interest. 


Win First^ 
Major Battle 

Believe Ethiopians 
Trying to Beol 
British to Punch 

CAIRO, Egypt., Mar. 13. (CN 
A)— A broken Italian column 
was iit full flight this week thru 
the scrub and high grass of the 
mountainous Gojjam area of 
Ethiopia, following a smashing 
defeat at the hand of Ethiopiain 
regulars and guerillas. 

The hunted and costly retreat 
of the Italians was the aftermath 
of the frist big Ethiopian victory 
since Emperor, Haile Selassie re- 
turned to his country to lead the 
fight against the Italian invad- ' 
ers. The Ethiopians stormed and [ 
captured Burye. important Ital- ; 
ian fort south of Lake, Tana and ; 
Continued on Page 4B ' 

2000 Hear L. 
A.'s Needs at 
Health Meet 

Doctors Need More 
Support, Dent Tells 
Record Audience 

Sjortling revelations of 
the «normous natiwKil 

Tycine Webb 
Asks Divorce 

Mrs. Tycine Webb, estranged 
wife of Melvin Webb, former 
Chapman College student, has 
filed a divorce action charging 
cruelty, through the offices of 
Att'y Curtis C. Taylor. The ac- 
tion came as a surprise to many 
of the couple's friends. They 
have one cnild. Mrs. Webb has 
been very active in local college 
and social circles for several 
years. , 

babies and th« immediate need 
of fn increase in funds spent for 
public health here were made by 
W. A. Dent, before a capacity 
audience at IndejpendMit church 
Sunday in the Third Annual 
Community Health Meeting 
sponsored by the L. A. Tubercu- 
losis Association, the Southern 
California Medical. Dental, and 
Pharmaceutical Association, and 
the Citizens Advisory Commit- 
tee. Dr. E. I. Robinson and Nor- 
man O. Houston presided. ' 

Mr .Dent, who is superinten- 
dent of Flint-Goodridge Hospital 
in New Orleans, was the princi- 
pal speaker on this program 
which -also presented four nation- 
ally known medical men brought 
here from the East Coaitt for a 
symposium on public health this 


"The public needs to be arous- 
ed about problems of health," 
Dent declared. "It is plainly ev- 
erybody's fight, since every one 
of as is effected, either directly 
or indirectly. Los Angeles needs 
to spend more money on public 
health. At present, only' 25 per 
cent of what is considered a fair 
budget is spent here for public 
health." , 

Praising the city-wide inter- 
est in the meeting Sunday, Dent 
declared it to be the largest' in 
attendance that he had witnessed 
in any other section of the coun- 

"The colored people in Loa An- 
Cmtinued on Page 4B 

. -:^ 

.«": ■ 7 ^ _^-, 

TWCA tEADElt— Mrs. "boAmt Brown, dflKoinr and popular 
WestaUe matovn, who is a leading figure in tiie YWC A Building 
CamiMdgB Fond. 


mpaign Headqilorters of 
Ni^ACP Will Open|v4onday 

El . If rederic ^Morrow, Branch ; insure greafier campaign success. 

fifty captaijb have been appoint- 
ed with es^ captain authorized 

Coordiivator, National Associa- 
tion Ifor the Anvancement of 
Colored People will arrive Sat- 
urday evening via Southern Pa- 
cific to assist the local branch in 
its annual membership drive. 

As iH part of the campaign, 
Morr6w will be principal speak- 
er, ai a mass meeting Sund^iy 

to select hi^Tvown workers! 

Due to . 
funds for r2 
test of inj 
tion in the.i 
gram, specie 

is&ity for additional 
festlggtions and pro- 
jice and discrimina- 
^tional Defense pro- 
efforts are being 

Mar. '23 at Hamilton Methodist . put forth 'jfeii the part of all 
Church. I8th and Naomi streets, branches t<*increase their mem- 
Wijh headquarteps in the C41i- bership ew>Hment. From the 
fornin Eagle Building, 4075 So. funds recei^ in the drive. one- 
Central avenue, the drive <or half is used'for the work of the 
new fiembers arid the re-enrdll- ' National office and the rest for 
men{u of former members will branch activities in Los Angeles 
commence Moftday. In order Ito Co|iinty. 

; ^ 1 ^" ^ ^ "■ ' 

Girl Scouts Cbme to Rescue ^ 
ofiM^te Injul-ed on Pier 

Girt Scout first aid trainiijig failed to get up scout mates form- 
averted a near tragedy Sunday ed a standard first aid stretcher 
in ■ Sijrila' Barbara when Betty ' with their arms. Taken safely 
Ann ^Perkins, 16, 1337 W. 36rh ashore, she was rushed to St 
place, ■ suffered brain concussions , Francis hospital in Santa Bar- 
after a. fall on a slippery pier. . bara. She returned to Los ."Vngel- 
' The girl, member of Los Ah- i es Tuesday. 

geles Girl • Scout Troop No. 148. ! Mrs. Louise Taylor. 3750 Hai- 
was . in the . ipid-state city with \ vard blvd.. was scout captain or 
other scouts on a sightseeing | the trip. She remained with the 
.trip, part of an organizational etc- j injured girl, despite the «udden 
periment. At the time of the ac- 1 illness of her Hisbsnd in Los An- 
cident, the girls wece plfiying on geles. 

an ocean pier. High tide brougtit j The local youngsters were in 
sea slime which caused the walk ! Santa Barabara at the invitation 
to becpme dangerously slippeiy. of Troop Na 9, white, of thai 
Betty Ann felL and when s^ie 1 city. 


Arguing i n s u ff icient 
evidence to cause a corv^ 
viction of Dr. Eugene NeU 

son, for the death of Otilia Du^ 
razzo following an alleged illegal 
operation. Attorney Lloyd C. 
Griffith »ioved for dismissal of 
the charges of murder and abor« 
tion in Judge Taplin's court at a 
preliminary hearmg held yester- 

Dr. Nelson, who has been held 
without bail since the woman's 
death. March 5, was released on 
$2500 bond. The case was bound 
over to Superior Court with trial 
date set for March 28. 

On the testimony of Dr. Hom> 
er Rue, physician at Lincoln Me- 
morial hospital, who examined 
and operated on the dead woman 
after she is feported to hav« 
been treated by Dr. Nelso- it 
was established that her con ion 
was not such at that time lo. Dr. 
Rue to give an opinion that com- 
plete abortion had Uken place. 
.'She first called at my offica, 
but I refused to treat her," Dr. 
Hue stated from the M'itnesi 

He admitted attending the 
woman at the Lincoln Hospital, 
performing an operation up(» 
her. alone, except for the pres- 
ence of nurses. 

Other surprise evidence came 
from testimony given by Dr. Ger- 
trude Finklestein. resident phy- 
sician of the General Hospital 
where the Durazzo v.oman died- 
Dr. Finklestein declared that 
her opinion that an abortion had 
been performed on the patient 
was formed only from the pat- 
ient's history. She did not maka 
a speculum examination. 

Aldo Corsini, arresting office, 
stated that he. in companv with 
Dr. Finklestein. Det. George In- 
vestigator Brooks, of the Medical 
Board, found Nelson in his office 
at 3006 S. G ^d avenue, after 
the woman's # 'li 

"We took •,:.. defendant to th« 
General Hospital. confronted 
him wi<h the oaiient. She de- 
clared. "I've seen him and ha 
treEtjd me." 

It had been reported tliat the 
woman dii-ecltv accused Dr. Nel- 
son of performing the abortion 
which causea her death. Corsini 
refused to elaborate on the abova 
statement of the woman. 

He swd that there was no in- 
dication around the physician's 
office to indicate that he was 
i practicing medicine. Dr. Nel- 
son's license was revoked a .year 
ago. Several rusty and broken 
' surgical instruments gathered 
from his office were introduced 
89 evidence by the prosecution. 
Dr. Nelson, one-time social 
leader of the colored colony here. 
■ has practiced medicine for more 
, than 25 years. 

Movie Stars 

Is Nabbed 

ia CUoaca. 





. in high Joanunatla eaaelave taat „ 
adv«rtlaiB(, maeiuaieal and adltjailal in 

wara diMoaaad daring tha thtaa-day Mwlaa. Dalasatas 
duriof OM «( tha aantHM hM at the W«feii* Aw. TMCA. 


To ril pastprsi of churchn; to all leaders of Negro organ:- 
zationi, civic, fraternal and social; to all -Negro business lead- 
as and to all formerly affiliated groups comprising the Allied 
Organizations Againrt Discrimination in National Defense. 

You are invited to atltad a re-organization meeting o' 
the permanent Committee 4utjborized by the Jan. 28th Mass 
Meeting hMd at the Second baptist Church. This maeting will 
be held at the 28th St. YWih. Saturday, March iStlMijt 12:00 
Noon. All previous committees are reqaested to hand in for 
our files, all rc!]ports of workfdone to date. 

Done ^y 9rd^r of the Juiied Organizations Afainst Dif 
cr inthM'tioii » in [Matioaal Defe|aae. 

4,^),^iHs^&^*rt**]ivt^::;,,BAxi^EF .S. SCRUGGS. Chairman 
I; [ REV.! J. LYLB GASTON. Secretary 


middle-aged man. who declared 
he was a chauffeur of m o v i'e 
stars, and who had regaled San 
Antonians with intimate yams 
about "big names" of Hollywood, 
departed front San Antonio, thi« 
week, with a special "escort," 
bound for the land of "reel life." 

The man wa* James E. Wright. 
43. who said he was a chauffeur 
of Loso .\ngeles. California, and 
who sUyed here at the Nobles 
hotel, 800 block of East Com- 
merfl; street. 

The "escort" who accompanied 
him to see that he arrived safe- 
ly in California was a Los An- 
'feles detective — who came to re- 
turn Wright to the Angel City 
to e.xnlain a little matter of the 
chauffeur's affixing the name of 
a famous movie actress to a cou- 
ple of checks. 

Wright nad t)een arrested two 
weeks ago. and booked to be 
held for Los Angeles D*ice de- 
partment which had issued a 
felonv warrant for him. charg- 
ing forcery. Wright was iaiWI 
pending extradition nroceedings. 

Wright is charged with havtag 
forged the name of Kav Francis 
to two checks, one for $149, ona 
for S30. 

. Wright who came here fotoi 
' weelcs ag bec»me known fcr his 

OMtiuai •■ aan %k 






San Diego Golden Stat4 
Office Hos Open Hous# 



W Y<bu Fail to Reod THC GAtlFdllNIA lAQlt V^u M«jy Never Know It Happimed 

morninf with an latacnational 
CoRUBtution Servie^l f ■ gra 
SOCIBTT ,-'''' ^^ -r--f:i-^ 

A stirpriM buffet dinner' was 
given in honor of Rev. C. H. 
Hampton on his birthday JViday, 
by hi« wife, mother and daugh- 
ter. Those who assisted Mrs. 
Hampton. Mother Hampton and 
Rosa Lee were Mesdames I. H. 
Brown, Elethlij Kinzy. Cassie 
Patterson. Alyce Whaley. Grade 
Goodwin and Mr. A. Amos.' 

There were 72 euests .inelnd- 
mg the official family erf Bethel 
Baptist church, Seniof and Ju- 
nior Deacons and wives; senior 
nda itmior trustees and wives; 
presidents of various auxiliaries 
and wives and husbands: Sun- 
day SchooJ euDerintend^ts nnd 
I teachers. BYFIT nresidents and 
Mrs. Virginia Clark Kemp, re- leaders; circle leaders and coun- 
eeptionist. graciously oointed out [ selors. Out of town Kuiest was 

SAN VtEGO. (By E. B. We#- 
Iey>-^In reaponae to an "Open 
JHBoi^ invitation, a steady stream 
of guests visited the handsomer 
ly remodeled quarters of th^ 
Golden State Mutual Life Iiuurr 
aace Company at 2871 Imperial 
*»fenue, Sunday afternoon, frpm 
S to 6 o'clock. 

At the door to extend courteous 
greetings were Messrs. Dun lap, 
Kemp and Origsby. "Upon enter- 
ing the reception room, Mr. C. 
b. Jolly, Superintendent of the 
SSn iDego district, presented Mr. 
George A. Beavers, honored 
guest and vice president of the 
big Organization which is becom- 
ing . nationally known for the 
conduct of its vastly growing I 
business. j 

the new features that had been 
installed: Mrs. C. D. Jolly, with 
her winsome smile, jittended to 
the registration of visitors and 
Mrs. Lois Symon and Miss Gla- 
dys Jolly, attractive young wo- 
men, presided over the punch 

The clerk's office, of which 
Mrs. Kemo has charge, was fur- 
nished with the most modem 
eouipment. as was the private 
office of the superintendent. The 
Aeents' room eomoleted t h is 
splendidly outfittpd building. Mr. 
JoUv and his staff are to be con- 
gratulated UDon thp fine service 
renderert San Diegans. 

Mrs. Beavers, wife of the vice 
president, was also an honored 
guest of the local insurance 


Dr F. C. Calvert, widelv known 
physician here, is in Mercy hos- 
pital recovprin? from a maior 
operation. His manv friends and 
patients pray for his rapid re- 

Fev. L. H Owens, pastor of 
Bethel AME c-hurch, retiiT'-d 
from his trio .">outh last week He 
»>ttend<»<^ the Bishops' Council in 
New Orleans. 

ConraH Hartzoe, oonular mem- 
ber of th? youneer set. recorts 
havin? had a ereat time in T os 
Anoeles where he =(ttended the 
Red Caps' formal dance recent- 

Theodore Brinson. who has for 
the past two years b^'d 'he of- 
fice of nresi'^ont of thp local 
branch NAACP has tendered his 
resignation to that hodv and will, 
"^win? to iU health, remove to 
Pasadena for oermanent resi- 
dence. Under Brinson's adminis- 
tration, a number of wortht<'hitp 
things for race ^'•'^-Tess *'-'VP 
he''n accomnlished. Mr and M*^. 
Brinson will be a vaHiab'"* addi- 
tion to anv community. P---^<:on 
fs a retired nostman from A'^u- 
ouerque. N. ^i.. a-\'^ has rps'ded 
here for the oast ♦h'-ee or four 
ye?rs. He is a violinist of mu'-h 

Mrs. Harrv Dickens and her 
Toung daughter. Jun»^. swent 
reveral davs visitinij r»lativeft 'n 
Los Angeles l?=t week. June is 
I hrillia^t Diarist. 

Mrs. Alex ^TcPherson. civic 
reader and churnh worker, is 
home asain. much imnroved af- 
ter spendin" several weeks at her 
co**a?e in Flsinore. 

Bert Richie, contain of team 
26 of the Boys' Club of .Ameri- 
ca made the hi?h«>st oArc»nt'<je 
in his division raising fn^-^s *or 
undernourished hov? With the 
assistance o' '^Ha R. Da<'is. Marv 
nia Davi.s William "^i'ford Cot- 
man anr* Raymond Walton. heaH 
of tho NY .A nroiect bo renoi-ted 
*fi^ 00, P'e'ident of the cluh is 
William ^. Oak? irincinal of M»- 
moriai' Tiinior High: %■'"•" nresi- 
dent. William Thomas. Ritcher is 
p member of the local nolice 


The Women's Cv'k League, of 
which Mrs. T. F Raft is or-'i- 
dent. '•hos*' its observan'-e of Fa- 
mily Relations week with a pot- 
luck supoer and pictures at the 
community center last Thursday. 
Th- 9th Vocational Onportuni- 
tv Campaign oresented an in- 
terestin» orogram Sunday after- 
noon at community center. Ray- 
mond 'Welton, who was the prin- 
cipal sneaker, reported valuable 
research information relative to 
emoloyment of members, of our 
group in various business places. 
Among work sources mentioned 
were: 105 on the ritv nayroil. 9 
at the Lion Clothing Co.. 2 in 
Labor Commissioner SUnley 
Gives' office. ?■ in CC Camo, 4 
at the Y and 2 in the library with 
the nrosoect of oermanent em- 
plowont. The latter four oosi- 
tions were secured through NYA 
training. Mrs. Eimice Pa;"««r. 
candidate for the Board of Edu- 
cation, made a forceful address. 
Miss Nellie Cheeves represent- 
ed the SUver Gate Flying c'ub. 
comoosed of 10 «'irls sponstred 
by Mrs. Marie Williams, famous 

The League is olannmg to open 
a nurserv school Mar, 24 at the 
center. 293 Imnerial »venuo. In- 
fants between the ages of ;«"'<';• 
I » vaars are eliBible. Mrs. J. 

Rev. C. H. Hodge of Tusdon. Ari 
zona, who assisted in majcing the 
affair a .surprise. 

Rev. Hampton was th^ recipi- 
er* of many lovely cards and 

Mrs. Exie Lee Hampton, ex- 
ecutive secretary of Clay Street 
Branch "YWCA. was one^ of the 
•niests at a lovelv Waffla Bre^^k- 
fast Snndav in Los Angeles. "Hie 
breakfast 'v a s ?iven 1»v Mrs. 
Theodosi^ Hampton Washington 
■at her home. e"tertaining the 
Bus^ess Girls' T ostnie 1 nf the 
12th St. Branch 'V^CA. Mrs. Ur- 
sula Adams, chpirman of the 
Business Gir's. t^'ked to the club 
o" fhp 'PiiildioCT Fimd n* th? r»w 
YWCA. Mrs. .Tnanita Mil'pf. also 
a m.rmber of the club, talked on 
the 'Housing Proiect at Furlong 
Tract' Both were enthusiastical- 
ly received. There were 40 eiils 
in attendance. 

The ne«'lv formed Ivy Leaf 
rli'h met Monday at CTav Street 
YWCA. The Purpose of the club 
and its relation to the Alpha 
Kaopa Aloha sorority was ex- 
plained to three prospective 
members. Inez Harris. Betty 
Moore and Delcia Ix^ng. Plans 
were made to h o 1 d. a dinner 
meeting next Tuesda'f night at 
the home of the president. Cla- 
rice Wubert. Members in charge 
are Blanche .Tones Ruby Hubert 
and Re^enia Pavne. 

The Bethel AMF church club, 
captained by Ed Zollicoffer. 
gave a sumotuons dinner at com- 
munity center Sunday afternoon. 
It was a financial success. 

Mrs. Ashley and Mrs. J. .Tack- 
son served a tea for one of the 
Bethel AME rally clubs Sunday 
afternoon at the home of the 
former at 3109 Imperial avenue. 

Alvin Newman was host to the 
Best Yet club Saturday ni<!ht at 
his home on Greeley street. 

The Sunshine club reports the 
sick at General hospital: Mrs 
Maude Chapman. Mrs. Nellie 
Griffin. Mrs, .Tohnnie Mae Cotton, 
Mrs. Mattie Henrv. Johnnie Pow- 
ell and Mr. Anderson^ At Vju- 
clain home, Mrs, Amita Thanks. 
Mrs. Margaret Harris. Bennie 
T.uckey Mrs. Harrie is at tfie 
Foster Rest Home on Impeiial 

Sta-Krispy 4 
Potofo Chip* 

We're talking to you, i Mm. 
Mouaewife, and we're sayiiur that 
we think our new STA-KMSPY 
POTATO CHIPS are good, taity 
and mighty good ... and that it 
will be a real treat for Dad and 
all the family if you serve aome 
for your supper toni^t 
• Yes, and there's a good reason 
CHIPS being so deliciously diff- 
erent We use only the purest 
ingredients ifl our exclusive re- 
cipe. They must be good. 

So if you are tired of serving 
potatoes in the old familiar ways 
add this new trick to your menu 
list: Just heat a bag of STA- 
oven and serve; but be sure to 
heat plenty, because this new 
chip is a sure hit that calls for 
more from your family or guests. 

Resolve to try this new crispy 
chip soon, but accept no substi- 
tute, so be sure to ask for STA- 
name at your favorite grocery 
store today. 

And remember now that Spring 
is drawing nigh. Serve a dessert 
that has a breezy tang . . . yes. 
serve WOODS ICE. It is that 
frozen delicacy that is so popu- 
lar and so spicy for the incom- 
ing season. 

Any time of the year and at 
any type of meal, WOODS ICE 
CREAM in one of 18 fruits or 
flavors is the favorite of young 
and old and is the most popular 
dessert of alL 

Plan a party soon and try one 
of these fine dependable pro- 
ducts. Just caU at WOODS CON- 
FECIONERY, 1318 E. 41st street, 
or telephone CEntury 27634. 

jng Becicjh jHoEpy Oyer 
i. A. GirlVSpeaking Success 

LONG BEACH, (By Darthtila^al examination for real-estate 

Thursday, Maren 13, 1,941 

Church Editor 
at First AMEZ 

Rev, W. H. Howard filled the 
pulpit at thr First AME Zion 
church. Pico and Paloma streets, 
Sunday and delivered a soul-stir- 
ring sermon on the "Hands of the 
Lord," Rev. Howard is editor of 
Truth Messenger, official organ 
of the Church of Christ "Holi- 

Last week, Mrs. Jean W. 
Holmes, director of music, insti- 
tuted a worship service. "Songs 
in the Night," for the regular 
evening cervices. 

Neither shall they say, Lo 
here! or, lo there! for, behold, 
the kingdom of God is within 
you.— Luke 17:21.>. 

Chauffeur Is 
Returired Here 

(continaed from page 1) 

accoimts oft the lives of movie 
stars, with whom he said he had 
close contact as an employee. At 
the present time, he declared he 
is the chuaffeur of Miss Francis, 

and 5 vears are eligible 

E. Craft will receive registration. 

'^e'^aS World Wide Guild 

Rally of Southern C^lJo""» Jf" 
held Saturday and Sunday Mar 
8-9. at First Baptist church. l>.s 
An«ele» The theme of the rally. . 
wSiSwas "The Church's ^ChjO-^ 
len«e to Modem Girlhood, was 
«Sried out in addresses, ducus- 

?r groups, a d»'"»«%rt.: 
tion and song. One j^ the dls . 
eussion groups on .J^^^^V^Jj;!' 
Race Problem" w?^ i«l bv Muw 
ScUvi^^Payr^e of Bethel San^ . 
fgo. Other members of the three 

■ lfu° Id chapters from Bethel who 
Tttended the rally w«r«i_2;^: 
S«mM Exi" Hampton. WethT? 
JS^ «d Grace Goodwin 

^SS. AWaCTark. DelciaLonr 

Begeni. Payne. ,^^^^,,^,5, 
Irene Simmons and Barbara p^ 
Millan. Representatives from Cal^ 
vary. San Di-"©. were Mrs. ^ 
•5* Roberts. Misses Lorralhe Vaa 
StTt^e King. Wiliamay Mc. 
W^ey^u«s Kin- F.ter Mel-, 

S^k an'^ Mr, ^'^''^Jl,..„ ^ 
Th« nOf wu closed Sunday j 

Funeral of Edward Hodge, who 
passed . at a local hosoit'l Mar. 
'■i. was he'd ^qm Tate Fiineral 
home last Wednesdav. Rev. Coop- 
er of Lean Chape] AME Zion 
church officiated. Hodge wa.« a 
highly respected citizen of San 
Dieeo and was a trusted employe 
of the city for manv vears. An 
abundapce of beautiful flowers 
mutely evidenced his oosition m 
the esteem of the communitv. He 
is survived by thre<» sons. Alex- 
ander. Claude and Woodie Hodge 
of San Di^go: brothers and sisters 
in other slections mourn his pass- 
ing. Burial was in Mt. Hope ce- 
metery. T 

The Snare the "Y" Member- 
ship drive is gaining momentum 
with Coknmittee and YWCA 
members.] Serving as hostesses 
during the oast week were 
Mmes, Cynthia Mickens, Ada 
Cleveland and Gus Thompson at 
a lovely breakfast at the YWCA 
building. I The following mem- 
bers ioin^d at the close of the 
breakfast^, Mmes. Ellen Story, 
Effie Ray. Edith Wilkinson, Ma- 
deline Richarfison. Mary Carter, 
Mayme Taoisco, Wm, Powell, 
Jennie Bundy. Eva J. Smith. Alia 
Mae Lewis, Bertha E. Shelton. 
Misses Ruth Jenkins and Doris 
Cobb. Mr. and Mrs. .Toe Robin- 
son. Miss PuUum. Mrs. Cassie 
Patterson was hostess at a Tea in 
her home on "K" street Friday. 
and the following joined: Mmes. 
Lucille Brown. Dorothy Snvdcr, 
Mr. and Mrs. Linn Platner. Miss 
Maryon McGregor. Mrs. Exie Lee 
Hamptoni executive secretary, 
spoke ort "What it means to be 
a memb^-.of the YWCA." at both 
affairs. ! _ 

Friday* U "Y" Day at Qay 
Street YWCA and a very special 
program has been planned. 'Give 
me Llbelty," a movie in techni- 
color, is being shown at 3:30, and 
Miss Lorraine 'Van Lowe plans 
to review "Grapes of Wrath.'* 
The Business and Professional 
Girls' league of the YWCA will 
have a Breakfast Meeting at the 
home of Mrs. Theodosia Wash- 
ington, Sunday, March 9. An in- 
teresting program has been 

V. Bouggess)— The Negro citSz-. 
eiry of Long Beach r^oioea with 
the brilliant; young | pastor ox 
Second Baptist church. Rev. 
Thurston Lomax, over the suc- 
cess of equally brilliant young 
sister. Gertrude Lomax of Los 
Angeles, in winning top-honors 
isi the public spesiking contest 
sponsored by the Liolns dub of 
tfiat city. ' . 

Simday was a bwy day for 
Second Baptist with the mom- 
injg and evenisg servicies conduc- 
ted by Rev. Lomax. In the after- 
jidon at 3 p. m. the Ipasto^ nad 
Tcfngregation participaited in un- 
ion service* at the ^ew Hope 
Baptist church in Wilmingtoii, 
sponsored by the Bapjtist church 
of Santa Ana, San Pedro, Wil- 
mington and Long Beach. 

Mrs. Lomax, the chairming wife 
of the pastor, who is convalescing 
after her recent illness was able 
to be in attendance at services 
Sunday, but was still ijoo weak to 
direct her choir of gospel singers. 
The church wishes heir a speedy 
and complete recovery. 

Mrs. Sallie RobinsOn, one of 
the "Mothers in Israel? of Second 
Baptist, who underweiit a serious 
operation several months ago is 
not feeling so well at the present 


Sunday morning Rev. Hall K. 
Wallace, white, preached an in- 
spiring sermon on 'Brotherhood' 
and in the evening the jjastor. 
Rev. Hayes Hayter spoke from 
the topic "Christ's Way in De- 
mocracy." Sunday at 3 p. m. Rev. 
Hayter was the speaker at the 
Second AME Church in Los An- 

Next Sunday Rev. Frank Har- 
ris, Presiding Hder of the Los 
Angeles District,* will preach at 
morning and evening services 
and on Saturday night will pre- 
side at the quarterly conference 
in the church parlors. All mem- 
bers of Grant Chapel are urged 
to attend, and make this a ban- 
ner meeting. 

Because of heavy and continu- 
ous rains the Negro history pro- 
gram of the Roland Hayes unit 
of the WPSC which was sched- 
uled for February was postpon- 
ed tO; a later date when more 
favorable weather conditions are 
expected to prevail. Mrs. Rxiby 
Berkeley Goodwin of Fullerton, 
■wTiter and lecturer, is to be the 
guest speaker on this occasion, 
and Mrs. Maude C. Marks, first 
vice president and program 
chairman, and her committee are 
planning to make this a big 

At the executive board meet- 
ing Monday evening at the home 
of Mrs, Octavia Russel, Mrs. Rus- 
sel was made committee chair- 
man of the Ways and Means com- 

salte woman and is the Long 
Beach representative of the Will- 
ianbs Realty Company of Los An- 
gelesi his organization has made 
several important realty d^als in 
Long Beach recentHy. 

A recent meeting of the Color- 
ed Citizens League again chost 
Mr. Earl Miles, as its president 
and plans to take an ever-active 
and increasing part in civic af- 
fairs. ' . 

Timely Topics on 
L. A. Fellowship 
Leogue Menu 

Two speakers on timely topics 
will be presented Sunday morn- 
ing at 8 o'clock by the Los An- 
geles Fellowship League, Dr. A. 
J. Booker, president, at its 
monthly breaklast. 

Warren E. Harrington, vice 
president of ^e Ethiopian World 
Federation, will discuss "The 
Significance of • the Ethiopian 
War for Afro-Americans," and 
Frederick R. Fish, director of in- 
dustrial relations for the Mer- 
Sphants and Manufacturers associ- 
ation, will speak on "The De- 
fense Program and its Retarda- 
tion by Labor." 

Music will be furnished by 
Mrs. Luvenia Nash, her assis- 
tants, and Ivy, Von and Verne, a 
trio which appeared with Duke 
Ellington at the Caca Manana. 
The breakfast, to which the lad- 
I ies are invited, will be held at 
the 28th Street YMCA 


Impressive funeral services 
were held Tuesday afternoon at 
Independent Church of Christ 
for Mrs. LaBara Richardson, 
prominent church and social fig- 
ure. Native of Texas with 16 
years residence in L,os Angeles, 
Mrs. Richardson died at her 
home, 9410 Baird avenue, Mar. S 
after a long illnes|. 


What part does VenioB Bpanch 
Public Library, cine . of the 
Los Angeles branched which w^l 
be restored tQ full hOun of ser- 
vice should Amcndmsit I on the 
April Ist ballot catp^, play in 
tiw life of the average woiicaday 
citizen? 1 

As Los Angeles prepares to go 
to the polls within Sj few weeks 
to decide whether ili shall have 
sufficient or insufficient library 
service, this question! was asked 
of five average peraobs: a house- 
wife, high school student, college 
boy, domestic emplojre and lab- 

Mrs. Ollie CredcU of 4048 Adair 
street, is a housewife. In addi- 
tion to her manifold duties, she 
takes in sewing and; thus has a 
double need of the llit»-ary. Be- 
sides reading for recreation, she 
finds the librftry useful in pro- 
viding i>ooks OR dressmaking 
and designing, - and,< magazines 
which show the latest styles and 
patterns. ^ | 

Sarah Russell is t^ student at 
Jefferson High school. 

"I'll be glad when| the library 
gets baick on its "regular sched- 
ule," she said. "I ha,ve to use it 
several times a weelt Iff fact, Td 
rather study there tl^an at horpe 
because my brothers and sisters 
are always around making noise. 
But it's only open Mondays, Wed- 
nesdays and Fridays. 

""Vernon LibVary is particular- 
ly valuable to Jeffeilson students 
because we study Negro Histdry 
and no other library in the city 
has such a fiiw collection of da- 
ta On the Negrb as Vernon has." 

Charles Haminond, Los Angeles 
City College student, also prais- 
ed the Vernon Branch for its Ne- 
gro History collection and des- 
cribed inconvenience incurred 
since a curtailed budget has lim- 
ited branches to less than 25 
hours of public service weekly. 

"Domestic employees who are 
at liberty only on lliursdays have 
been hardest hit by the cut in li- 
brary service," said Mrs. Agnes 
Barnes who works in Bel Air. 

"Up until last Fall, I had been 
spending my Thursday after- 
noons at the Library, studying 
for civil service examinations, 
in an effort to better my condi- 
tion. Since the library has been 
closed on Thursdays, I have been 

S^ice Conlpany Offer to 
H^me Owners Is Attroctiye 

A near capacity crowd of _.. ^__ . ^ 

mourners gathered to pay final | forced to stop 's'tudylng,"and since 
tribute to Mrs. Richardson. Re- i I have to go downtown to check 

presented were numerous clubs 
and organizations to which she 
belonged, includingg: JoUyettes 
club. Live Wire club. Union Ush- 
er Board of Southern California, 

out books 
as much 

Carter Simms, 
stamp collector. 

"I often study 

I notice I don't read 

a laborer, is a 
stamp coUec- 

Ush%- Board of Independent ! lions in books at the library, 
church. Ladies Auxiliary of the and borrow books on my hobby. 
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car I believe adequate librarv- ser- 
Porters, and the Ladies Auxiliary vice is as necessary as good 
of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, : schools, particularly to those of 
Numerous floral pieces attested : us who didn't get much eciica- 
the esteem m which Mrs. Rich- i tion in -our youth. By all means 
ardson was held, | vote 'Yes' on Amendment I." 

planned by the program chair- 
man. Miss Marion Brown. Guest 
speaker will be Mrs. Ursula P. 
Adams. All members are urged 
to make their reservations. 

Rev. Clayton D. Rusaell, piu- 
tor of the church, delivered the 

.,_^ funeral oration. Interment was in 

iiirttee! Mrs! Beulah White 'was Lincoln Memorial cemetery with 
chosen as corresponding secre- 1 "'* Peoples' Funeral Hotne in 
tary and Mrs. Darthula Bouggess : '^""•'Ke-, . 

was selected to be 3rd vice presi- Surviving relatives include: J. 
dent and chairman of the educa- W. Richardson, widower: Mmes. 
"" department. | Vera Fornay, Alva Donaldson, 

The business session for the j Betty Massia, sisters; Ro bert L. 
month of March will be held ' 
Wednesday evening at the home 
of Mrs. Lotus Taylor Miles. 

Mrs. R. B. White, president of 
the club has passed her provision- ! 

SOLD OUT two hoars after 
publication last Thursday . . . . 
read the California EAGLE! Sub- 
scribe now! Call CE. 24228. 

Mosley, Ella Mosley, Pierce Mos- 
ley, brothers: Mrs. Allie Mae 
Williams, aunt: Ray and Andrew 
Sherman, uncles: Leola Ecles, 




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Black and White Ointment in 50c and 26c sizes and Black 
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... is Meat . . . and nowhere will you find 
greater inspiration for'topight's dinner than 
SUPER-QUALITY Medtsv (prices in blue) . . !' 
Choice juicy, flavorful cuts, unconditionally 
guoranteed. Here, too, orepUALITY MEATS 
(prices in red) ... wholesbme, tasty budget- 
•.avers . . . ALL at RALPHS "Sells for Less 

owners desirous of mod- 
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d it worthvmile 16 inves- 
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Home Owners Service 
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Wl^ere before the matter of 
ready cash curtailed the imme- 
diate! installation of important 
impFpyements, the Hone Owners 
genetous plan, which requires no 
cash whatevea, defers all pay- 
ments until summer, and then 
payn^ents as low as $5i>0 month- 
imly; according to the extent of 
the improvements ordered. 
Further, the firm does not re- 

quire tiiat the -property b* f>ak 
oft They extend credi^ tamjs in 
the very same simple manner a^ 
one opening a charge account 
with any lai|je store. A good 
credit background is given j great- 
er consideration than aaiotint of 
equity in property. 

This resjionsibte firm has bad 
years of experience in remodel- 
ing and repairing properties, re- 
tains a highly sldUed force of 
mechanics; renders anchitectural 
assistance without obligation, and 
is in a position to handle any 
kind of job, large or SRuill. 

Their advertisement appears 
elsewhere in this issue. You may 
contact one of their representa- 
tives by phoning TRinity 0011. 

Ralph's Bokery Employes Forty ot 
Little Harlem Colled 'American' 

"Heal Americanism" was what 
the Brown sisters. Ester and Eli- 
zabejth, proprietors of the famed 
Little Harlem Cafe, labeled a 
mixW party of Ralph's Bakery 
employees recently entertained 
by them at the swank Southeart 

A complete program was pres- 
ented the guests under the direc- 
ti nioof Al Burghardt. Jr.. who 
presided as table maler of cere- 
monies and appeared in the 
show, doing his now famous table 
act. Novel interpretation of 
blues themes was brought by T. 
Bonfe Walker, while Sammy War- 
ren, eraceeini? the show, pres- 
ented fancy foot work. A crea- 
tion of the Harlem Club, the 
Rhumboogie Congo, was exhib- 
ited by Al Burghardt and Mrs. 
Frances Gray. Marcella Wash- 
ington and Uulabelje (Little Bit) 

pitched in two fine ntmbers. 

Ladies' mistress of ceremonies 
was comely Mrs. Al Burghardt, 
formerly Helen Reed of South 
Los Angeles, Secretary of "the Mo- 
diste club, she wore black with a 
Cossak hat set off by a beauti- 
ful white gar/mia. 

Messrs and Mesdames Henry 
Veach and R. L. Daniel acted as 
hosts. Guests included Messrs, 
and Mesdames Ted Sellers. Noel 
Ouber. Joseph Vallamio. Fausto 
Jaxiloa, A. J. Pinza. Wakefield 
Phillips. Julian Berkon. Floyd 
Dunn, Jack Anderson, Al Urtik. | 
Boise Simpson. Kenneth McCoy, 
Leo Williams, William Blue.. Dan 
Fratier. Floyd Daniel and Messrs j 
Amos Ho»'ard and Lionel Taylor. 

Special guests who attended. | 
then left to be married were Miss 
Ruby Miles and Mr. Griffith 'Lee, 
whob ecame one; Miss Venneta 
Reed and Mr. Peter Lockitt 

helped 2 ways ! 

Women, by thousands, know the 
help that may come with CAR- 
DUI because they have experienc- 
ed it! 

Some find they need only start 
on H three days before "their 
time" and take it ^s directed in 
order to relieve periodic paip due 
to functional causes. 

Others find that the proper use 

of CARDUI enables them to stim- 
ulate appetite and improve di- 
gestion (through the increased 
flow of digestive juice). So they 
are enabled to build up strength 
and energy and relieve headaches, 
neri'ousness. cramp-like pain and | 
other periodic functional distress. 
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waist In hard-worsted all-wool 
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Thursday, March 13, 194f 

This was the keynote of Dr. W>thnk, but who were brim to la- 

E. B. DuBois' Lewis Adams Lec- 
ture series recently conducted at 
Tuskegee Bistitute School of 
Education here. 

"Economic illiteracy" he taid, 
"is a grave present ill. We, new 
regard economics with the same 
mystery as that with whicli the 
world once 

and hospitals. Many people think 
income is a matter of luck; oth- 
ers think it is the result of ef- 
fort; still others contend it is re- 

None of these is correct, the 
speaker said, but income is the 
result of a series of circumstan- 
ces over a period of years. He ad- 
ded that income is the cause of 
the present world revolution. We 

bor ^or others. I 

"Trade Uni<Hu developed as a 
part of the imperiallsii| of Enf- 
land and Ftance." 

DuBois said that while poverty 
and unemploymeiit was rampant 
in this country, in Rochedale, 
^^ T j" '"'' i EngUnd, a group of thinkers he- 
surrounded' disease I ^^ ^ unraVel this great eco- 
nomic tangle and to take the my- 
stery out of income through the 
organixataion of cooperatives. 
The speaker cited the evils of 
present day advertising that re- 
sults in the pnblic buying beyond 
its means, and the coffcjrs of the 
capitalists being filled [thereby. 
i The courageous professor chal- 
' Ineged the sincerity of thousands 


I Famous Educotor-Auriior Declares U. S. *" 

' Will Find Better Woy of Life Thru Co-ips 

TUSKEGEE, Ala.,. Mar. 13— "You ore I in the 
midst of oni of the great revolutions of the \^or1d — 
a revolution of work and wages that i^ worldwiide." 

<■' , -t^^ 

must face the question of eco- of Americans who make lavish 
nomic justice, he said; a situation : "fe .f the term ' Democracy and j 
that makes possible 14 nrillion the Democratic Way of Life as 
bales of surplus cotton in a ioun- 'he alpha and omega of their de- 
try that has 14 miUioil people vi , sires and desi^s. ' Nine out of 
rags must be analyzed with Intel- ten people don t really want 
ligence, not superstition. ' equ?»ny-that is whart demo- 

Dr DuBois said, "The present "acy means, said DuBois. "Most 
economic stress began with the people want just the opposite— 
Afrcian slave trade and the sub- > everybody wants to b^ on the 
sequent capitalistic system that ' 'evel of those just above him 

developed in England. 

"The 18thi Century heard the 
cry for freedom, but it was free- 
dom for mpchantile expansion, 
adventure for profit. 

"In our day a technique of 
handling goods grew up and with 
it the vociej of the masses de- 
manding a ppce in the new com- 
mercialism,"; continued Dr. Du- 
Bois. "Labor became looked up- 
on as a conimodity. Out of this 
grew up a philosophy regarding 
laborers as people who could not 

You can't have democracy work 
by saying you believe people i 
ought to have it. It is necessary j 
to educate people in the under- , 
standing of the way td run or- ] 
ganized "^forXs before you can j 
have democracy in anything." in- 
sisted Dr. DuBois. j 

ReUtive to the attitude of Ne- 
groes toward the present eco- 
nomic crisis. Dr. DuBois present- 1 
ed two views. One group he said ; 
are feeling: "We will crawl out 
with the rest of the world. Why 

Seeks New Trial 

Thl« grovp of 19 of the 24 freshman law students at MisMuri'8<9^ 
youngest law school, the Lincoln University Schoelof Law at St. 
Louis, comes from Alabama, Texas, Arkansas, District of Colum- 
bia, Illinois, Louitiana, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, Oklahoma, South r_„ ^^-.^.-Z^a.^ J 
westom, Michigan. Howard "TOr COnYICted 

Carolina, Tennessee. Schools represented include Ohio State, North- 

Ask NationarKilled Prostitute, 

'Abolish Poll 
Tox Week' 

He's Acquitted 

A) — Murder is a crime depend- 
ent on the social status of the 
\icmn. at least in Kern county. 
BIRXtnMGH.\M. Mar. 13 (CN Last November 23 at midnight, 
A)— An appeal for the obser- Minnie Mae Anderson, a prosti- 
vanc* of Mav 11-17 as national tute was shot and killed on^-Cot- 
•Abolish the Poll Tax' 'Week * -* "'---'•' *— "--- ' 

with the purpose of directing 
public attention to the fact that 
over 10,000,000 eligible Ameri- 
can citizens are voteless, was 
made this week by the Southern 
Negro Youth Congress from its 
national headquarters in Bir- 
mingham, Ala. 

In announcing plans for "Abol- 
Week, Edward 

tonwood Road," one tihie "red 
light" district into which Ne- 
groes and some Mexicans have 
been forced by Jim Crow restric- 
tions in Bakeilfield. 

Forrest Schmidt, white, on trial 
for murder with his brother, Cle- 
tus. admitted on the witness 
stand that he fired the fatal shot. 
Expert testimony further estab- 
lished that the fatal bulle^ltcame 

Dope Peddler 

An appeal was on file last week 
before the District Court of Ap- 
peals, in behalf of Lawrence 
"Red ' Duvernay seeking a rever- 
sal of a conviction he received 
before a Superior Court judge last 

Duvernay wa.'i convicted of 
trafficking in narcotics and is 
now in San Quentin serving a 1 
to 5 year sentence imi)osed bv 
■Judge Thomas L. Ambrose. 

The appeal brief filed by At- 
torney 'Walter L. Gordon. Jr.. 
alleges misconduct on the part of' 
the Deputy District Attorney be- 1 
fore the jury. It also charges the 
court with error in admitting! 

National Negro Newspaper 
Week Obseryance Planned 


13 — The third annual National 
Negro Newspaper Week as spos- 
sored by Delta Phi Delta jour- 
nalistic society in cooperation 
with the Nlegro Newspapers of 
.America will be observed March 
16-22, it was! announced here this j 
week bv Ot^o McClarin. National 
President of Delta Phi Delta. 

Previously known as National 
Bigger and JBetter Nesro News- 
paper Week, the observance is 
designed primarily to familiarize ' 
America with the accomplish- 1 

Mar.^gro Press. The "Wings Over Jor- 
dan" program for Sunday. Mar. 
16, is to be devoted to Founders' 
Day for the Negro with Moss 
Hyles Kendrix. director of Na- 
tional Negro Newspaper Week. 
.<;ervinB as speaker. The theme of 
the Week is to be "The Negro 
Press Is An American Institu- 

sboiUd Negroes worry?" 
ond gronp," he said, are 
and thtiiklgK aerionsly of: the 
ripiificanee of the preiea i ait- 
nation to the fatore of tte Kf 
gro. ].■ 

Dr. DuBois expressed pelief 
that Negroes should join the 
thinkers, form cooperativeaL be- 
come producer conscious, and get 
in on the ground floor; change 
from economic illiteracy, to eco- 
nomic literacy, by changing their 
ideas of production for sale to 
ideas of production for use. ! ' 

He sounded an optimistic] note 
in closing. "It may be long com- 
ing, but when the world does 
come out of its present sharables, 
we are going to see that the peo- 
ple in the United States have a 
bebtter way of life. T^ey will 
find it through cooperatives." 

Africon Natives 
Brought About 
Alfonso Downfall 

ROME, (NNS), Mar. 13i-Al- 
fonso XIII, former King of Spain 
and only modem monarch to su- 
stain major defeat by Africans, 
died last week, not mourned by | 
the white world because of his 
"playboy" activities and his 
bungling of Spain's one-time ag- 
gressive policy in Morocco. 
. In the easy-going days of the 
World 'War, he was known for 
his expensive comings and go- 
ings at the fashionable spots of 
continental Europe. Operating 
for the most part in the bars and 
brothels of Paris, he splashed up 
a fortime inherited from his 
share of the Hapsburg-Bourbon 
loot of centuries. His troubles { 
came after the war. Alfonso be- 
came deeply committed to a | 
policy of exploitatioji and war in 
Morocco and he caught a lough 
customer in an African Chieftain ' 
called Abdel-el-Krim. feared by 
white men the length and breadth 
of Africa for his uncompronjising 
attitude toward them. 

Alfonso thought that modem 
military gadgets '-ould replace 
sound military training, tradition 
and tactics, and as a result of 
holding the Africans cheaply, 
suffered one of the greatest de- 
feats ever sustained by a mtWem 
white power in a war against 
African natives. Two Spanish 
armies were routed and one of 

CHAKL^ SATCHELL MORRIS, famed orator now a prominent 
draft bonrd official, lumda Joe Orioff papers which piaee him Hit- 
der Uncle San for the next year. Orioff is the Los Angeles lawyer 
who Iwttled District Atty. John F. Dockweiler for his right to be 
inducted into the fighting forces. Dockweiler eontended the barria- 
ter's iN-esence is needed in a horse-racing fixing ease loon to cMne mp. 


them virtually wiped 
general massacre. 



NEW YORK. Mar. 13, (CNA) 

certain evidence, which was as- year will be t'fie observance of 
sertedly prejudicial to the •*' "-- '^-- "•— j — -^ --J Tn,,wo«>r>t>i 


Jsh the PoU Tax' __ _ 

E. Strong. Executive Secretary ] irom his gun 

of the youth group, pointed out ' But after an orgy of Negro- 

that the observance should re- \ baiting and slander by Attorney 

ceive wide support from civic or- * Wiley C. Corris, and an indiffer- 

ganizations, labor, schools, and ence prosecutoin by Deputy At- 

churches both in the North 

in the South 

jnents and possibilities of the Ne- ; m_ , , , 

^o press and the contribution | -^'°e'"Pl°y«« undercon^^^ 
^=,4. K,, if w, Am»riran lif^ <i?re ^i+" Local 65, United Wholesale 
made bv ,t tp American life sisce , ^^^ warehouse Employes, CIO, 

who raised the old phoney argU' 
ment that white workers will not 
work side by side with Negroes, 
had a change of mind this week 
when their workers were on the 
verge of walking out to enforce 
e<uial rights. 

the first Ntgro newspaper ap- 1 
peared in this country 174 years 

A feature of the Week this 

de- the One Hundred and Fourteenth 
Anniversary of the American Ne- 

"It is impossible," he stated, 
"for Southernees who cannot 
vote because of accumulated poll 
taxes and prejudiced local re- 
gistration officials to win thi.s 
struggle bv themselves. It is up 
to our brothers in the North- 
ern states who have the vote to 
influence their Confressmen to 
votefor anti-poll tax legislation.' 

Th« week'i observance will 
Mrve to focus national attention 
not only on the poll tax but also 
on the general di.scrimination 
against our people at the polls, 
such as the intimidation of vot- 
ers, unreasonable registration re- 
quirements and the holding of 
hly- white primaries. 

and* torney Leddy, an all-white jury 
chosen almost entirely from the 
Jim Crow ntown of "Taft acquit- 
ted both defendants. 

Schuyler Heads 
Negro Against 
War Committee 

City Prepares for 
ILD Parley 

In preparation for the ILD 
Conference to be held in New 
"Vork City April 4-6. the South- 
ern California district of the ILD 
is holding a Conference Sunday 
from 10 A. M. to 4 P. M.. at the 
Angeles Hotel. 

The cohference will be large- 
I ly conducted on the basis of open 
I forum dijscussions in which we 
cordially invite the participation 
of all labor and progressive or- 
ganizations whose activities have 
been meijaced by the present at- 
tack on^ democratic and civil 
rights of the American people. 
Problems for discussion will in- 
clude such subjects as Criminal 
Syndicalism (national and state), 
#nti-Labor, Anti-Minority Leg- 
islation. Defense of Civil and i 
Constitutional Liijerties (to in- 
clude poU-tex. anti-lynch, anti- 
alieh laws) and Progressjvc Leg- 
islation to Extend Civif Rights. 
Well known progressive leaders | 
will speak at the Conference. 

NEW YORK, N. Y.. Mar. 13— 
Charging that the Lend-Lease 
Bill recently passed by Congress 
means war and that war is against 
tl;e interests of the Negroes of 
the United States. represenUtive 
residents of Harlem have or- 
ganized a Negroes Against W;»r 
Committee, with George S. 
Schuyler as chairman. 

The Committee contends that 
concentration on war production, 
from which Negroes are largely 
barred, will lessen New Deal ap- 
propriations for relief and re- 
lief work from which Negroes 
have benefitted. It holds that it 
is criminal to give billions of 
dollars of American wealth to 
Britain while millions of Negcops 
are living in poverty. It calls 
England the Mother Of Race Prej- 
udke. , ■__ 

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Write NAACP 

NEW YORK. Mar. 13— Young 
colored men who satisfy the re- 
ouirements for flying cadet for 
the United States Army air corps 
are asked to write fhe National 
Association for the Advancement 
of Colored Peoole, 69 Fifth ave- 
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3. individuals who have satisfac- 
torily completed at least one- 
half the credits required for a 
degree at a recognized college or 
university, or who can pass an 
examination covering such work; 

4. of excellent character; 5. of 
sound physique and in excellent 
health. . 

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BT DB. J. LTLI CASTON. Pastw Trinity Baptttt Chuvh 
M t1«ws aad eoauBmte in this i«Ufious eolninn ue thow of 
wtter. who hM won dMlnetkm aa a pulpiteer and student of 
aodal probltma. The California EAGLK aHomea no 
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—The Editor.) 





ough to begin this venture as' a 
columnist for the California EA- 
GLE until I get a very depress- 
iB^f matter off my cheat I must 
raiaa my voice in defense of a 
departed saint, Mrs. Ella E. Whit- 
field, who for 37 years, with al- 
most reckless abandon, poured 
out her life for Negro girls and 
women as a missionary on the 
heme field. 


ia its issue of Feb. 27, purported 
to give report of a certain action 
taken locally by the Baptist Mi- 
nister's Union. No one was au- 
thorised by the Union to give 
out such a report, and the posi- 
tion of the Union was somewhat 


gan theiir first luited endeavor 
to enroll 7230 men and boys as 
members and to secure a city- 
wide budget of $53,000. A Presi- 
dent's Trophy was Ho be award- 
ed for the first time to the branch 
which secured the largest per- 
centage of theft" goal. Now, among 
the branches, there happened to 
be one Japanese branch and one 
Negro branch. The others were 

The President's Trophy was 
awarded on the night of Mar. 4 
at the Victory banquet, and 
which branch, do you suppose, 
won that enormous and exquisite- 
ly beautiful trophy? Give up? 
Here's the answer: the Japanese 
Branch! They raised 124% of 
their quota and wplkpf^ i'*^ 

?,'^*l. ^J..*^^.,^,!l'??i"5-5r*?i the President's table in the midst 

"Upon Mrs. Whitfield's death, it 
was learned she was not the of- 
ficial representative of the Annie 
H. Burroughs school for Girls in 
Washington. D. C, for which she 
had solicited funds. Religious 
bodies all over the country un- 
dertook last week to prove that 
the aged woman had used money 
solicited by her for charitable 

I knew "Sister Whitfield." as 
she was affectionately addressed 
all over this country. There has 
never been any question raised 
concerning her connection with 
the Nannie H. Burrough's insti- 1 
tution. Her honor and integrity 
over 37 years are unimpeachable [ 
and the revelation at the time 

of her death that dunng these 37 themselves up as the moral 
years she acquired a personal Jfuardians of the Universe and 
estate of $2700 is no argument | ^"1^ ^^^ stfying: '"Scuse, we 
to the contrary. She lived a life I take this trophv and we do bet- 
of . self-denial and voluntarily ter. bigger work next year." 
took unto herself the plight of Whew! Did vou ask about the 
the Underprivileged Negro firl. i Negro branch? Sorry. It's time 
Her annual reports to the wo- to say "thirty." God love you. 
men's auxiliary to the National ^ 
Baptist Convention (UNSA-. tell' 
the .stot^ of her selfless devo- ' 

of those white and black faces, 
and took it off to their temporary 
quarters because they don't even 
have a building. The chairman of 
their drive could hardly com- 
mand English enough to make 
an acceptance speech. 

Just think about it! A race of 
people brought up in a Buddhist 
tradition, numbering only 300 
adult Christians in Los Angeles, 
romantic enough about the social 
and cultural values of Christian- 
ity for them, in the midst of an 
increasingly hostile environment, 
to go out in competition with 
American Christians (?) to se- 
cure members in an American 
(^aracter-building agency at a 
time when Americans are setting 

On* views with great relief the 
California EAGLE'S subsequent 
publication of the contents of a 
letter out of the grieved but 
grateful heart of* the indomitable 
Nannie H. Burroughs, in its Mar. 
8 issue: "A letter signed by Nan- 
nie Burroughs, president of the 
National Trade and Professional 
School for Women and Girls, re- 
ceived this week, flatly denied 
that the late Mrs. E. Whitfield had 
ever left the service of her or- 

There has been a wave of "now 
M can be told" releases recently 
In our Negro press which has 
dishonored the fourth estate: ?nd, 
unless I'm badly mistaken, the 
public is fed up with these cow- 
ardly attacks upon the dead. We 
have a right to expect a more 
whol^aome attitude toward re- 
Iigi<6us leaders and the causes 
which mean lo much to the moral 
overtone of the Race. We can well 
declare a moratorium on these 
ghouliah-grave-plundering sto- 


IION, of New Rochelle, N. Y., has 
been called to the West's largest 
opportunity in the field of reli- 
gion. Second Baptist church of 
Los Angel-es. He is eminently fit- 
ted to do an immeasurable 
amount of good and to profound- 
ly influence the religious future 
of the Weet Coast. He has. thanks 
to the incomparable work of the 
laU Dr. T. L. Griffith, more to 
start with than a minister usual- 
ly has. The near-unanimous vote 
by which he was called, the po- 
tential length of the church's 
membenhip, its leadership possi- 
bilities and the desperate need of 
a vital religious approach to the 
problems of the Eastside add to 
the tremendous significance of 
his opportunity. We hope j he ac- 
cepts Vtie call 

HAVE WE LOST the thrill of 
high moral adventure and be- 
come disillusioned in America? I 
asik this question in all serious- 
neaa because of what happened 
in our city-wide YMCA enroll- 
ment campaign, which came to a 
cloae last week. 

On Feb. 17. the eleven branch- 
w of the YMCA in thU city be- 


"fVr erer. U»rd, thy word Is 
isttlrt la hearen. Thy (althfulnes* 
la aato all geaeratloos " Thes« 
wMda •t the Psalmist sra th* Ooi 
d«a Tazt ia tha Lesson-SarmoD on 
^Nhitaaee" oa Sunday la all 
ChWhat of Chrlat. Scleatiat. 

Oa* M the Scriptural salactleas 
iii ttmtn tkaso paaaages about Je- 
1 lUtUew: "And whea tha; 

Million Dollar 
Wedding at Zion 
Hill Tomorrow 

The million dollar wedding 
will be presented at- the Zion 
Hill Baptist church on 22nd street 
iust off Central on Friday night, 
March 14th. This promises to be 
a brilliant affair. There will be 
bridal parties from many of the 
churches of the city. Among 
them will be Miss Maudie Bil- 
brew of Phillips Temple church; 
Miss Lois Moore of Trinity Bap- 
tist Church: Miss Marie Adams 
of the Morning Star Baptist 
church and Miss Anna Moore 
and Miss Lillian Lomax of Zion 
Hill Baptist church. Dorothy 
Woo(ison will be the bride of So. 
Los Angeles. The featured guests 
will be Earl Pleasant, Eugene 
Smallwood. George Moore. John 
Reynolds. Mrs. Mary Adams and 
Mrs. Charlie Mae Lomax." 

For something new, different 
and entertaining, come and see 
thi' brilliant affair. 

Iriday night, March 14. 8:00 
o'clock, Zion Hill Baptist church, 
just off Central avenue on 22nd 
street. Admission is 15c 

LoA. Cot holies 

Hold Confab 

20tfi Annuo! Mm! 
of Holy Nome 
Societies at Girls Hi 

Negro Catholics of the Arch- 
diocese of Los Anglees will play 
an important part in the 20th an- 
nual archdiocesan convention of 
the Holy Name Societies on Sun- 
day, March 16, at a Catholic Girls 
High School, it was revealed to- 
day by John A. Waller, president 
of St. Odelia's parish branch. 

Leon Rene, popular composer 
and a member of St. Odelia's will 
present some of his better known 
compositions. Sleepy Time E>ovim 
South, When the Swallows Come 
Back to Capistrano, Hymn to St. 
Odilia, and his latest success re- 
cently recorded by Bing Crosby, 
Chapel in the Valley. 

At the reception luncheon to 
be tendered to Rev. Harry C. 
Graham, O. P., national director 
of the Societies, a representative 
of the Negro Catholics will speak 
and the Archdiocesan chairman 
of the Holy Name Interracial 
Council will discuss interracial 
amity and cooperation. 

The luncheon meeting wiU be 
held at Eaton's, Wilshire and 
Ardmore at noon and the con- 
vention will open in the Catholic 
Girls High School, Pico at Ard- 
more, at 2:30 o'clock. 

Sfo Paul Baptists Hear Eagle 
Editor on Wonien^s Day 

Progressive Bopt. 
Tells Services 

Sunday's service of the Pro- 
gressive Baptist church was en- 
joyed by all in attendance. 

his Sunday's service is expec- 
ted to be extremely enjoyable 
due to the interesting program 
to be presented Sunday afternoon 
March 16 at 3:00 p. m. The after- 
noon will consist of a deep Study 
of the Negro with Mrs. Senola 
Reeves Green as guest speaker. 

All are cordially invited. 

With last Sunday's Women'if 
Day a "mammoth success," mem- 
bers and officers of St Paul 
Baptist diurch look forward to 
the men's effort scheduled for 
next sabbath. 

Led by Mra. S. A. Williams, 
wife of the well imown poator, 
the women's driw for funds in 
the anaal celebration was term- 
ed "a remarkable triumph for 
the ladies of St. Paul." 

Guest speaker of the Jair sex^ 
last Sunday was Mrs. Charlotta 
A. Bass, Eagle editor, who re- 
counted the achievements of wo- 
men throughout ages of steady 
advancement and painted a pic- 
ture of woman's place in a fu- 
ture filled with "responsibility 
and hard work." 


M?n will bring to St. Paul 
next Sunday a trio of outstand- 
Jig community figures. Theme 
of the meeting will be "The 
Church in National Defense." 
Rev. L. G. Robinson will discuss 
"The Church and National De- 
fense." Atty Valter L. Gordon, 
Jr,. will talk on ""Youth's Obser- 
vance of Civil Rights as an Aid 
to National Defense." Jerome 
Hubert, Past Commander of Ben 
Bowie Post No. 228,' brings a 
message on "The War Veterans, 
Their Place in the Church and 
National Defense." 

Instrumental and vocal inter- 
ludes will be brought to St. 
Paul's .giant .congregation .by 
Rutherford Hicks, violinist: Will- 
lam Gillespie, baritone; D. W. 
Wicks, tenor; Norrls Stokes, bar- 
itone; Sylvester Davey, tenor; 
and Arthur Atlas Peters, bari- 

An outstanding feature will be 
the 50 voice Brotherhood Chorus 
under the direction of William 

Men have '."I wed to outstrip the 
mammoth success of their wives 
and daughters. 

Negro Study at 

Simday afternoon services at 
the Progressive Baptist church 
were enjoyed by the large at- 

Mrs. Senola Reeves-Green wDl 
appear as guest speaker on next 
Sunday's cTogram bringing Pro- 
gressive 'members an educational 
address on "The Study of the 


The Mission which opened last 
Sunday closes next Sunday with 
a solemn High Mass celebrated 
by tl)e Rev. Fr. Felix Penna, S. 
C, m St. Patrick's church 1046 
East 34th street. The Mission 
conducted by Father Penna im- 
der the dirtction ot the Salesian 
Fathers, is open to the public 
every night this week. 

Lightner Tells 
Sermon Topic 

"Requirements in Christian 
Living" will be the sermon sub- 
ject of Rev. E .E. Lightner, pas- 
tor. Sunday at Lincoln Memorial 
Congregational church, second 
in his Lenten series 

At 5:30 p. m.. hte "Pilgrim 
Fellowship." an organization of 
young people of college and uni- 
versity age, will meet. Evening 
worship will begin at the usual 
time, 8:30 p. m. 

Usher Board in 
Plans for Parley 

The Union Usher Board of Cal- 
ifornia Inc. held its regular ses- 
sion at Second Baptist church last 
uesday evening. Mrs.- C. K. Bur- 
gess, president was in charge of 
the meeting. 

Pl{ms for the National Usher's 
Unions Convention which will 
meet here in July, 1941 were be- 
ing made. 

The Union Usher's Day pro- 
gram was held at 8th and Towne 
Avenue church on Sunday after- 
noon. Mar. 9. 

Toong Women's Auxiliray 

of Grant Chapel Church invite 
you to their Third Annual ST. 
March m 1941. 3 to 7 p. m. 
2036 E. 110th Street. Westella 
Brown, Pres. 

Church Society 
to Give Tea 

The Women's Society for Chris- 
tion Service, Mrs. Arctura C. Ty- 
ler, president, is sponsoring a 
tea at Hamilton Methodist 
church. E. 18th and Naomi streets 
Sunday afternoon from 3 to 6 
o'clock. Rev. S. M. Beane is pas- 
tor of the church. 


Come and hear the wonderful 
Eureka Jubilee Singers at Birch 
Street Christian church, 14th and 
Birch streets. Wednesday night, 
Marcji 19, 1941 at 8 p. m. This 
is the second appearance in any 
colored church in the city. Don't 
fail to hear these wonderful sing- 

Mrs. M. A. Lee, Chairman; W. 
J. Bryant Minister. 

Dining Car Men 
Plan Parley 

District chairman John E. Har- 
grove announced that a record at- 
tendance is expected to be set 
Saturday, Mar. 15, when dining 
car workers 'gather at the Local 
headquarters to hear Solon C. 
Bell in the first of a series of 
6 special meetings. 

Presiding at the initial meet- 
ing will be Douglas DeVaughn, 
president. Local 582; invocation 
by Rev. James F. Griffin, chap- 
lain. No. 465; Acting Secretary, 
Lovic E. Howell, No. 465 and 
.\cting Inspector. E. M. Brown, 
No. 582. Introductino of the 
speaker will be made by District 
Chairman John E. Hargrove. 

Because God is ever present, 
no boundary of time can sepa- 
rate us from Him and the 
heaven of His present: and be- 
cause God is Life, all Life is 
eternal.— Mary Baker Eddy. 

Conference is 
Herd at 8th, 

I Monday night Presiding Elder 
Traak A. Harris, held a Quarter- 
ly Conference session at Eighth 
«nd Towne. An unusually large 
and enthusiastic number of the 
laynjen of the church were pres- 
ent to hear the reports of the 
various departments and organ- 
izations of the church. 

A total of more than |3,000 
was reported as raised during the 
preceding three months. The 
Trustee repoH was read by Mr. 
Theodore Johnson, the newly el- 
ected secretary of that Board It 
showed that all of ' the current 
expense of the church had been 
paid to date, including the salar- 
ies of all employees. In addition 
to this achievement, the report 
mdicated that payments in sub- 
stantial amounts had been made 
on the accumulated indebtedness 
of the church. Report of the 
Christian Endeavor League pres- 
ented by Miss Maxey was out- 
standing in its review of the re- 
organization of the ■young Peo- 
ple's work of the church. She 
reported two active groups func- 
tioning successfully and increas- 
ing in membership and interest 

Rev. Frederick D. Jordan, the 
pastor, reports an increase in the 
membership of 38, 7 of these ac- 
cessions being converts. This 
number makes the total since the 
Coming of Rev. Jordan to the 
Church 86 additions to the mem- 
bership, 29 being concersions. 

Happiness is neither within 
us only, or without us; it is the 
union of ourselves with God. 
— PascaL 


Local radio listeners may hear 
an authorized Christian Science 
lecture on Sunday afternoon, 
March 16, at 3 p. m., when Pet- 
er V. Ross, C. S. B., of San Fran- 
cisco, a member of the Board of 
Lectureship of The Mother 
Church. The First Church of 
Chirist, Scientist, in Boston, Mass. 
lectures over KFOX for the First 
Church of Christ Scientist, Long 

The Los Angeles Fisk Uni- 
versity Club invites the public 
to attend . . . 

A St. Patrick's Tea 

on Sunday, March 16 from 3 to 
7 p. m. at the residence of Mrs. 
Connie Osborne. 2132 W. 31sf 
St. Silver Offerinf! 

Occupy Defense 
Housing Project 

WASHINGTON, D. C, Mar. 13. 
—Negro non-commissioned offic- 
ers attached to the '25th and 
368th Infantrj- Regiments at Fort 
Huachuca, Ar.'ona, are now oc- 
cupying the newly completed de- 
fense housing at that armv reser- 
vation. John M. Carmody, Fed- 
eral Works Administrator, an- 
nounced this week through Will- 
iam J. Trent Jr.. Racial Rela- 
tions Officer in the ^ Personnel 
Offce of the Federal Work* Ag- 

First of the defense housing 
projecU to be fully completed by 
the Public Buildings Adminis- 
tration under direction of Com- 
nii.ssioner W. E. Reynolds, this 
594,000 project provides homes 
for 30 families. Meeting the de- 
mand for speed, it was complet- 
ed on February 27, the contract 
having been awarded on Novem- 
ber 14. 1940. 

First A. M. E. Church 


SUNDAY, MARCH 16, 1941 

10:45 a. m., Morning Worship 

Sermon Rev, Frederick D. Jordan 

6:00 p. m., Christian Endeavor, Intermediate, Senior and 
Adult Groups 

7:30 p. m., Evening Worshiji 

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SUNDAY, MARCH 16, 1941 
9:00 a. m., Adult BibleClasses 
9:30 a. m., Church of Youth 
10:15 to 11:45 a. m., "THE VISITOR", Broadcast for the Sick 

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10:50 a. m.. Sermon 
6:30 p. m.. Evening Services 

Every Wednesday night frem 8 to d, 'The bid Ship of 

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to tk« mulUtvda, thare 
__. ta Wni a eertala raaa, kaael- 
■l^g dowa to bim. and tayiag. Lord. 
t*,T« SMTcy oa mj soo: for ha )s 
^^Hfl^ aad sor* raxeU: . . . And 
lltMS rafenkad th* darll ; aad ha d* 
Mt of hla: aad tka eh|)<i 
jtnA froai that jrary hehr 
Sama tha dtsetyM ta Jasus 
apart, aad said. Why canld a«t w« 
«^ kiai ovtT Aad Jasus said unto 
.tMB. Baeaus* •( yeur onballaf : (or 
rttOr I M7 uata you. If yo haTo 
titik as 4 pais ef ssuatard seed, j* 
j fcaji mt tiata this laanataia. R^ 
Mat* kmm t» yoadar plaeo; aad 
it Man raasoT*: aad aotAiag shall 
kft laisssUli vats yw." 

tls'tstisa IHmim tadnaaa thit 
■msMiiT ttvm tfts CVtstlaa Sei 
aiM taattkMk. "Msaes um4 Bmiti 
«Ht Ear ta tka ierlytoraa" to 
mty fckar Mdy: "Wksa w oaae 
ta Mva SMT* faltk ta taa trvU af 
MiC ttsa w bava ta anor. 
t^Kk ta Spirtt Uua ia aattar, 
hittt tkaa ta dytac 
aa4 tkaa ta aaa. tk 
I siiWSsttiaaB caa »r«Toat 
I hs<Hu tk« alek aad d» 

Beouty, Completeness, 
Integrity, Service, 
And Economy 

Is jus a part pf the creed 
of 1 le Conner-Johnson 
Co., The Community's 
Morti ricns and Funeral 
Direc ors. • 

Twtnty-on« )|ton oi faithful service, providing always the || 

.1 finest and most beautiful tribute to loved ones, at the small- 
est possible, exponse. 

Coll thorn for oxpert knowlodge in motffors of insurance, dnd 
other difficult problems thot might arise in funoroi orroiig^- 

Cohher-Johnson ''- **^"" •"" '*"* "**"^ 

*J ^norol biroet^ ' PRospect 319|S 


Illustrated Lecture 
Sunday Night, Mar^ 1« - 7:S« P. M. 

S. D. A. Church 

Sunset Ave. at Poppor St. 





1315 East Ve^oir Avenue 

Rev. Geraldtane Johnson, Pastor -I Rev. Wm. Waters, Ass't Pastor 

SUNDAY, MA^ICH 16, 1941 

9:30 a. m., Sunday School Mrs. Eddie Keys, Supt.. 

Mr. Chas. Jackson, Sui>erviior 
11:00 a. m., Sermon by the pastor 
Subject: "The New Jerusalem" 

7:00 p. m.. Forum i Rev. Wm. Waters, leader 

8:00 p. m., An outstanding prolgram by Mr. Chas. Edwards 


Wesley Methodist Church 

Eighth and San 

Julian Streets 

Los Angeles^ Qalifornia 
E. W. Rokestjow, Minister 

j SUNDAY, MARCH 16, 1941 

Th^ Minister will spedk at morning and even- 
ing, 111 a. m. and 7:30 pj. m. 

Morning subject: "An ln)mutable Law" 
Eveining message: "Christ the Way" 
Grand Al-Star Musicallat 3:30 p. m., f^turing 

some of the C'ty's most obtstanding artists 
Turkey dinner served n Social Hall from 1 to 

3 p. m. I 

Corne worship with us, a cordial we come 
owoiftyoM I 



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'•■i i r. — 

Thursdoy, Moreh 13, 1941 

ptist Union 



Proposition 1 

Thk Baptist Ministers' Union 
of Lbs Angeles City and Co\inc- 
il, Rev. T. L. Taylor, president, 
at iti regular m«»ting at the Se- 
cond! Baptist church, Tuesday, 
apprpved Proposition I appearing 
on the ballot for the April Pri- 
mary election. 

This proposition, if adopted by 
the Voters, imposes a 3 cent in- 
crease in taxes on real and per- 
sonal property to be used to re- 
store] the libraries of the city to 
thein former services. 

Mite Miriam Matthews, lilx-ar- 

ian of the Vernon and Watts -«. ^.^.^ .^^„ ^„ „,„ y^,. 

branfches, presented the matter , gram is the illustrated song ser 

Lecture on 
Dorker Races to 
Be lllusfrrafed 

'T>id God Place a Curse Or the 
Darker Races?" is the gripping 
subject which Rev. Owen A. 
Troy will present Sunday night 
at the Sunset Avenue church 
Sunset avenue and Pepper street! 
Pasadena. This lecture, which 
will be illustrated by beautiful 
pictures flashed upon the illo. 
minated screen, is the second in 
the aeries of lectures dealing 
withe "The Darker Races and 
What the Bible Says About 

Preceding the lecture will be 
apreliminary feature program 
which will begin at 7:40 p. m. 
An interesting item on this pl-o- 

throijgh the Welfare Committee 
of tl^ arfjanization and request 
ed the Union to approve the mea 
sureJ She called attention to the 

vice. In addition to numbers by 
the chorus-choir and vocalists, 
Ruby Brown, Chicago organist, 
will play the new orgatron. Dr. 

reduced personnel and services R. B. Compton, prominent Pasa- 
made necessary by the shifting | dena dentist will present the 
of the automobile tax and the preliminary health lecture, 
taking over of public utUities I Music last Sunday night was 
such] as the Bureau of Water furnished by the delightful Ivric 
and Power by the city: thus caus- soprano, Mrs, Ruby Campbell of 
ing former revenue available for Chicago. Dr. Edna L. Griffin, 
Ubralry purposes to be allocated promiivent physician. gave a 

to the General fund. 

She also pointed out that the 
increase would not provide for 
expansion, but simply restore a 
part of the facilities and services 
for the use of the citizens. There 
has been a curtailment of $410,- 
000 and the proposed tax would 
restore $340,000 of this amount, 
acco|-ding to the speaker. 

practical health lecture. Mrs. B. 
McAdoo was soloist with the 
chorus in one of their numbers. 

Up)on motion of Dr. J. L. Cas- 
ton. clerk of the Welfare Com- 
mittee, the I'nion voted unani- 
mously to a\l rove the prf>posi- 
tion and recommend its passage 
by the voters. 


I ' * 
Ikgfo Wife! 

Special Hamitic (Negro) Bible jiut 
published by Holman. Unique out- 
line showing the importance of 
Negioe* in Bible history. DcKent 
from Ham, the too of Noah, traced 
by tcholan. Special illustrations 
of Biblical Negroes. BeautifitUy 
bound, a handsome txx>k for every 
home, church, acbooi, lodge. Ask 
your pastor about it, or write for 
circtilar to A. J. Holman Co., 
1224 Arch St., Philadelphia Pa. 

■••k ••¥«r«*4 by »v BItlfpt vf AMema M. f. C*«r«S 

Phillips Temple C.M.E. Church 



SUNDAY, MARCH 16, 1941 

6:30 a. m., Sunrise Prayer Service.-Mrs. Hattie Wooley, leader 

8:30 a. m., Sunday School George Franks. Supt. 

11:00 a. m., Preaching Rev. Blanche Blake. Evangelist 

4:00 p. m.. Vesper Hour Utility Board 

6:30 p. m., Epworth League L. G. Lancaster. Pres. 


Sermon By the Pastor 

The Senior Choir will sing Sunday morning. Mr. Arthur 
F, Walker, director, Mrs. Eunice Blackwell. organist. Sunday 
night the Gospel Choir, directed by Mr. Arthur A. Peters, with 
Mrs. L. C. Cleaves, pianist, will sing. 

St. Paul's Lutheran Church 

666 East 37th Street 
REV. P. D. LEHMAN, Pastor 

Sunday School 10:00 o. m. 

Sermon 11 :00 a. m. 

Lenten Services Wednesdays 8:00 p. m. 

The Church of the LUTHERAN HOUR 

A Worm WelcomeTo All Visitors 


East 18th xm Naomi Arxirvi 
S. M. Btane, D. D.. Pa*t0r 

SUNDAY, MARCH 16, 1941 

9:30 nn , Sunday School 

1 1 :00 a. m.. Sermon Pastor 

Subject: "Honesty in Word and Deed" 

3 :00-6 :00 p. rf\., W. S. C. S. Tea at the church 

5:30 p. m.. Christian Youth Association 

7:30 p. m , Evening Worship and Sermon 

Second Baptist Church 

, Griffith Avenue at 24th Street 

Minister in Charge 

SUNDAY, YARCH 16, 1941 

9:30 a. m., Sunday School 
Rev. G. W. Reed \Vili preach both morning ond 

1 1 :00 a. m., "Spiritual Purging and Cleansing" 

I? :30 p. m.„ "Joy Unspeakable" 

i :' : .• 

You ore Cordially Invited to Attend Our Services 

- ' i . ■ 







Ihunimf, Moicli 13, 1941 


■ BATTLING Hi« cauM of E^ual Justk* fw All 
wiHibi th« Grtof American Family . . . 

■ SUPPORTING constructtva maasuras for Com- 
mum'ty Advancamant . . . 

■ HOLDING hifh Hia Bannar of Racial AcKiavo- 
mmnt . . . 


■ GREATER corarafa af California Naws . . . 

■ GRAPHIC, pictorial display of social and civie 
activitias . . . 

■ COMPLETE suburban corraspondanca from 
stafa-wida raportorial staff . . . 

■ NATIONAL naws FIRST on Hia naws stands . . 


The Oldast Nagro nawtpopar in fhm Wast . . . 
A mambar of tha Half Cantury Amarican Prass 
Club ... 

Th« lorgast printing plant West of Chicago . . . 


— Orand Prizes — 

1200 or More New Subscriptions 

750 or More NeW Subscripdons 
A Streamlined Gas Range 

500 or More New Subscriptions 

Telling The Story of EAGLE 
Achievement to Readers 

Cought by tfia naws camaraman outsida tha EAGLE effica, Mrs. Ckarletta 
A. Boss is shown obova tailing tha story of tha Wast's Oldast and largast Na- 
gro nawspopar to a coupla of visitors from tha East. 


Plus cTVlore ValuaMe 


A 1941 GAS 


Rcgisfdr your nome as a Solicitor 
of Eogle Subscriptions at the 
business office Now! 

2. Get your kit of working material. 

3. In addition t^ Prize Awards 
Every Solicitor receives a Com- 
mission ! 

4i Attend Solicitors Meetings Fri- 
day afternoons, weekly. 

And for each of your New Sub- 
sc;ribers a box of W H I T E K I N G 
SOAP. We hove 10,000 boxes for 
10,000 New Subscribers to a Bigger, 
Better EAGLE. 

-* Grand Prizes — 

400 or Mi>re New Subscriptions 

300 or More New Subscripdons 
^ A Set of Firestone Tires 

200 or More 



100 or More 
iO or More To Be Announced 

to Readers' 


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Posodenons Flay Boord of 
City Directors Appointment 

Minority groupa in Piaadena^to the legitimacy of using the 
are becoming increasingly agit^t- Eliot Junior High school for this 
e4 oatr the fact that Albert I. type of meeting when Commun- 
B te w art has been elected chair- ists and other un-American or- 
man of the Board of City Direct- 1 ganizations cannot use schools 
ors to succeed the late Edward O. \ tor their meetings. 
Nay. While this is only tempo- 
rary until the reorganization of 
the city board on May 5. yet ap- 
prehension is rising lest this be 
made permanent. 

The new chairman, a native of 
Tennessee, having been bom neir I - „, ,,- . j j ^ 

Nashville, is the leading spirit fc o", W«st Mountain extended to 

B«ard of Directors Ponders 
Rest Home Fate 

• The Pasadena Board of City 
Directors voted recently to take 
under advisement the request of 
Dr. Brandon Bowlin*'to have his 
permit to operate a rest home 

the un-American Pasadena Im- 
provement Association which is 
isieeking to make property own- 
ers restrict their prooerty fo that 
it cannot be sold to those of non- 
Caucasian descent. There is an 
active campaign on to make it 
almost imoossible for Negroes, 
Japanese, Mexicans. Chinese. In- 

July 1. Attorney David Williams 
of Los ■ Angelse ably represent- 
ed Dr. Bowlin who was not at 
the session. 
Mr. Alilan Wilder, Glendale 




Arthur A. Peters, proprietor of 
the Christian Gift shop, Los An- 
geles, will be at Second Baptist 
church March 27. Mrs. J. L. Gas- 
ton will be his accompanist. 

March 17, Rev. L. B. Moss, Se- 
cond Baptist church, is the date. 


if fya Fan to Rea'd THE CALilPORNtA EAGLlf fou May M^r Know ft Hoppenta 



SANTA MONICA, (By W. L.*N. Carter, Mrs. Essie Tucker as 


Gilmore) — The Jolly 13 Bridge 
club of this city hosted one of 
the season's stellar social events 
when it oitertained several hun- 
dred guests at its sixth aiinual 
formal dance at the Elks' ball- 
room in Los Angeles Thursday 
before last 
At a half f |.er midnight, Ralph 

^;S>nTnd=Ua;;^ of' o;ening tS i^r -u-ed^the stag^^ 
^^'7ri^..%L' '^^U'T^ K^*?^"d^sfKd«lS^u^^ 

minister of the church. Rev. Ca- 
dell of Needles will close it Mar. 

Mrs. Paul Green of Chicago 
is visiting her mother, Mrs. Lew-, 
is Black of this city. . 

Division 2. Allen Chapel A. M. 

ed the dub members, who were 
beautifully a^ired in pastell eve- 
ning gowns and carried gay [mid- 
Victorian nosegays. 

Christine Moore was hohored 
to be the first member tO' face 
the footlights and smilingly greet 


SANTA ANA— Thrill of a life- 
time was enioyed by a group of 
Saijta Ana ^cls who were taken 
to the Marian Anderson concert 
Mrs. Robbie Adams and Mrs. 

guest speaker highlighted Negro 
achievements. Mesdames Blan- 
chette and Spears were accepted 
as new members. Refreshments 
were served by the hostess. Miss 
Elizabeth White is president. !,.,,.„, 

An enchilade supper was serv- I Goldy Burks assisted as chaper- 
ed at the home of Mr. and Mrs. i °nes. Miss Ana Mae Burks was 
Encie Terrill Iftst Thursday eve- j ^^ 8uest of Mr. and Mrs. Elijah 
ning, 20 guesti enjoyed the af- '"^'f^**- _, ,, _ , 
fair. Games wefre played prior to I - M"- Goldy Burks was Mrs. 
the repast. - Shale's guest. The girls were 


[TKuraifay, M«rdi 13, 1941 

the close of tliet'*g«if» *P^' P^* weeka in the ho». 
concert and each took home a 
much cherish eckautographed pro- 

pital. She is much improved. 

Mrs. Wesvir. Mrs. B. Van *nd 
Mrs. Arline Jones are on tho 
sick list. 

Mr. Rjilpti Jones entertained 
Los Angeles guests at dionor Sat- 
urday evoiing at the home <rf-hia 
sister. Mrs. L. R. Burks, who a>- 
d Jury, of which 1 sisted as hostess. A d«ligfatful 
is a member. evening was enjoyed. 

A hostess (meeting is planned ; STUDY CLCB 
for the month of March. The j February u as a month of miny 

»HH.tii^n Mai"^« ^^ ^- «?. ?-"' «Uvitiies for the Leonard Stov- 
stitutwn. Mrjs. Horace Stevens. ^^ urEt of the Womens RepubU- 


Ml.. May Howard, former 'Y* ; 
secretary, *ss a gracious helper 
in sending tlie girls to the cori- 
ng reservations for 
lunch for th|e members of the 
County &i 
Mis.s Howa;'. 

Those present included Messrs. i thriUed to meet Miss And erson ! president off the Pro-Americ^ „„ sthdv Clubs A m,«rrv v.l«, 
l?i.^T±J[:^'-^T;!«^.!:.?"-i^j:^l:'The Meaning of 'tiiT^dTNT i ^^^s of o4go _^^^^^^^^^^ t ^"e %• "^if kcif^ 'g^^ ^ 


The First A^IE church, S. M.. 
will 'present th<: Paul Quinn quar-. 

E. Church, Mrs. J. H. Williams," I her host of friends. Members first ^^ j^ ^ musical program at Miles 
captain, is sponsdrini a St. Pat- j ePPf^^^l,?" i^,!. *S»? kW Pl>.yhouse Mar. 20. Rev. A. K. 

Mr. Alilan Wilder, Glendale ^?i^S-"i; " .='t'"."»V""t'' ■^'- .t hmd a shimmerine powder blue J> •■'"". "^ "l"^'- 
real estate broker, brought out "ck's Day tea in herjome on the ^ hi^^^^^^ 

in his testimony that Dr. Bowl;n 
has an optior. jn three pieces of 
property. On une of these piec- 

dians, ptc.. to purchase property; es he will erect a $10,000 institu- 
in Pasadena. This organization, it! tion. He has contracted to have 
is reported, sends out half-hungry , this ready for occupancy on or 
migrants on a commis.sion basis • about July 1. 
to the property owners in Pasa- | White neighbors in the vicinity 
dena to get them to sign to re- ; of the present rest home are op- 
strict their property against na- i posed to the extension of time 

comer of 9th and High streets, 
Sunday afternoon, Mar. 16 at 5 
p. m. 

Division 1. Mrs. V. B. Arm- 
strong, captain, is giving a chick- 
en-gumbo dinner in the dining 
hall of Allen Chapel AME church 
Thursday. Mar. 20. The dmner 

transparent screen, disappeared , ^., „ , -,, v »v • j 

and reappeared "Pon the front of GUmo^)-The Youn^g^^^Marned 
the stage. They introduced them 

selves by unfurling long, white 
j ribbons bearing their names an(l 
' held on one end by Mr. Porte*. 
I pach member then advanced, 
' bowed and stood behind her 

precee_ds Women's Day, which is ^-"^^^^ ^^^^^. L^^etta Edwards, 

tive. .self-!>upporting loyal citizen.^ 
of color. The oroperty owners, it 
is said, pay the association five 
dollars to restrict their property 
so that they cannot sell it to 
those they please. 

Mr. Stewart's influence is also 
seen iji the activities of the 
League of California Cities, in 

which organi.l.tion he serves as ^ ^ ^ 

a member of ine executix-e board, i chapman street and cla 
H^ was president of the league ' 

Mar. 30 

Mr. and Mrs 

because of ,;^the bK^d-curdlmg ^- — , — • l' g'J'^^^g-^ 
screams "o*^^ a^d wntinuous , g^^^^ ^^ ^^^ relatives and 
singing which .t.-^it from ^ hat ^^ ^ 

thev termed an insane asylum. ] ^^^ ^^^ j^^^^^ 

Dr. W. L. Halverson. C 1 1 y ; Rg^. a. . Hines. fipld manager 
Health Officer, testified that in ^f t^e California Negro Directory 
his opinion _ "none are violently | ^gj^j g meeting at the Park Av- 

^^^^ Baptist church Sunday. The 

Sev'^aT^Gu^hlTnd'cirn^eUa I S^o %nd Ho^ U^T Neg^'^iSS ■ |U| ^i''^- f^?^- '^ ^^ ^^-^ ^rs. FliVa Bu'cilan," 

^'i!.^!,""** °""^ ""** Cornelia | Himself from Slavery." deliver- • ^« «7* °"»>^ St. Patrick's tea, chairman of wavs and jneans. as- 

ed by Wendell Baker, was the *^?f- ^''' ^ tc^ 6 P- m- sisted by Mrs. H. M. Duncan as 

highspot of the evening program. ■ , The adult dlass in chbral sing- social chairman. 

Other talks were made on Miss ^"f ^"?. P^^^F affairs is having \EGilO HISTORY 
Nannie Burroughs, by Mrs. C. M. '3!^^J^^ T% ^^"^^ ^"^f**^?' Negro History week was cele- 
CJordon; L. H. Bethune. better | ^,1 "? « T, ^J^"''''" ^'^^°°^- brated with a variety of inter- 
known as Blind Item, by Mrs. \ **"• ^y^" '^ leader. gstjng programs ail well attend- 
C. Obera; history and poems of 2ND BAPTIST CHURCH NEWS ^' •^* Johnson's Chapel A. M. E. 

A ^»Hoi„ p K-, ^ l^'-^ 'he foundation for its new '^ P^^^'^' ^"' ^"^'' ^*"*" "^ 

A delicious Enchilada supper edifice at thejcomer of 2nd and 
^^ m7 V- ^^ ')^™%?^ ^''■: Baker streets. The trustees gave 
^ 51"'. ^'u'^'f ,7^'^'^" last a '-Foundation Fund Supper" Sa- 
Thursday for the following guests, turday evening at the home of 
Messrs and Mesdames O. C. Cart- Mrs. J. C. Steiiling 

insane.' although several could 

not keep quiet. 

The protestants live largely on 

im that 

in 1935 



Local papers have been giving 
considerable space to the ques- 
tionable activities of the .\lta- 
dena Property Owners League. 
This organization like Stewart s 
Improvement Association Asso- 
ciation, is seeking to restrict Al- 
tadena Property against purchase 
by those of non-Caucasian de- 
scent. This group claims to have 
restricted 80 per cent Of the geo- 
graphical area of Altadjnea. "here 
are some true Americans in Al- 
tadena as well as Pasadena who 
will not join in this nefarious 
scheme. Consequently their work 
has slowed uo somewhat. They 
are mapping out a plan whereby 
thev hope to have the entire city 
restricted in two years. 

Questions have been arised as 

several neighbors have nervous 
prostration as a result of the fear 
that they live under. 

Mr. Tipton, white neighbor, 
charged that this objection was 
due to -'blind race prejudice." He 
threw the present racial difficul- 
ties back into the laps of the 

purpose of the meeting, was to 
instruct the directors of this city 
as to their dut,v. 

The Mothers Club of Second 
Baptist church, with Mrs. V. B. 
Armstrong as president, met in 
the home of Mrs. Wm. Thomas 
on Thursday. After a* routine of 
business, the club was called to 
the dining room by Mrs. H. A. 

president; Clarene Washington. 

vice president; May Jewel Hoi- i , 

loway, secretary; Althea Polk, j 1938 by Mrs, Vera White to en- 
ass't secretary; Essie Ckrson, i courage a higher standard of rt- 
treasurer; Irene Woodrow, busi- i ligious socializhig amoiig young 
ness manager and reporter. \ married churchwomen. The foun- 

Members:' Florence Smith, j der was also the first president. 
Florence Burton, Lillian Hugh- 1 The club has established a re- 
ley. Grace Perkinson and i Mary I cord which has been unsurpass- 
Lee. Associate members: Chris- i ed and maintained throughout 

Women's club of First AME Phyllis Wheatlev by Mrs. Moss 
church observed their third an- | SPANISH SUPPER 
niversary with a social gathering 
at the home of Mrs^ Esme' Chand- 
ler, having the Y. M. W. Guild 
of Calvary Baptist church as 
guests of honor. Buflfet refresh- 
m?;nts were served. Games and 
songs featuring the evening. 
This club was organized in 

wright, Herbert Ward. Thomas 
Blapchette. Fred Whitley and 
Misses Cornelia and Guinevere 

Mrs. Nina 'Whitley was the 
lovely hostess at a bridge party 
in her home Saturday afternoon 
when tables were set for Miss 

ted as mistress of ceremonies, 
for a morning service dedicatod 
to Negro History 

In the evening, at Second Bap- 
*"*' church. Rev. E. C. Thornton, 
A Large gro^p of members ac- Pastor, Mrs. M. L. Dean conduc- 
companjed the pastor. Rev E ^^ a program stressing th» 
C. horflton. toT Wihnington Sun- achie\-ements of the Negro in 
day at 3 o'clock where the pastor ^^^- O" Thursday. February ao. 
preached. A high dav in ' Zion 'he club and mothers gave • 
was enjoyed by all The 4 chur- ti^nefit luncheon to assist Mn. 
ches of the coast district worship' Wyatt in Uking 10 young girls 

together once a month. 

Sunday ;was Membcri-hir. 

tine Moore and Hazel Tippips. 

This club has just completed 
a sucessful year under the able 
direction of its president and ex- 
pects to function in the same 
manner during 1941^ as all offi- 
cers are at their posts for the en- 
suing year. ' 

Mrs. Lida L. McGoy of Pasa- 
dena spent a very pleasant week 

Chairman i ^"^L ^ belated surprise party | end' as guest of Mrs.-Bessie Wash- 

directors, whereupon i^nairman ; j^^^j ^^^^^ beautifully arranged by 

A. I. Stewart immediately urged j^^.^ ^ g,^^^ Birthday cake, 

that the race issue be not ^rougnt ^^^^ j,^ ^^^ Armstrong, beau- 

into the discussion. Mr t>tewan ^j^^, ^^^^^ money and a lovely 

was evidently in an embarrassing p^-^^j ^^.g^^ ^^.^^ presented to Mrs. 

situation as chairman ol l, 1 1 y Thomas by Mrs. L. Black Mrs. V. 

Board of Directors asd at the g Armstrong. Mrs. A. Goodwin, 

same time the P'-^sident of the ^^^^ ^ ^^^^ ^^^ ^ ^ Johnson, 

Pasadena Improvement Associa- ^^^^ Kathrrine Paiso-^s, Mrs. 

tion which ff restricting proper- j.^^^^ Cafersr. Mrs. M. A. Jones, 
tv in Pasadena against colored 

peoples. , _ ,. u lo 

At present Dr. Bowlm has 12 
inmates or patients m his home 
_12 women and one man— ui. 
Halverson brought out. 

ington and her mother, Mrs, Cal- 
lie Brown, 1423 11th street. This 
has been a friendship of many 
years standing. 

Oscar DePriest unit of the W. 
P. S. C. held its regular monthly 
meeting at the home of Mrs. B. 

the years. Charter members and 
present officers are: Mrs. Edna 
Brunson, president; Mrs. Beulal) 
Reid. secretary: Mrs. Geneva 
Tidwell, treasurer; Mrs. Vera 
White, chaplain; Mmes. Lela 
Brown, Esme Chandler. Florence 
Burton, charter members: Mrs. 
Ada F. Harris, sunshine commit- 
tee chairman; Mmes. La Verne 
Dumas, Christine Moore, Daisy 
Payne, new members. Mrs. Payne 
is program chairman. 

Remarks were made by Mrs. 
Blanche N. Carter, counsellor, 
and Mrs. Mae Holloway, presi- 
dent of the visiting guild. Others 
of the visiting guild were: Mmes. 
Florence Fennell, Hazel Tiopins, 

Gertrude Brown, of Los Angeles, ; Pledge Day far the new church 
Messrs. and Mesdames Albert ' building fund. Everybodv secm- 
Chism, Chas. Whitlev. Paul Per- ed elated over the way the cledg- 

Mr.'. G. Macky. Miss R. Tucker. 
Rev H. Judkins will deliver 
a sermon at 3 p m. at Second 
Baptist church on Sunday. Mar. 
12. Rev. Holt will speak for the 

I Willie Gilmore Kennedy. Kath 
House staff held regular month- j ryn Afner. Martha Rogers GIb- 
ly meeUng Friday night. Miss j dys Walker, and Mildred Vil- 
Roxana Jackson, executive secre- . lars. Hostesses were Mmes. La- 
tary. presided over the meeting. I Verne Dumas. Vera White. Beu 
bringing out many interesting ' 'ah Reid. Geneva Tidwell 


Pasadena Prelate Schedules 
Picture Sermon on "Ethiopia 

^ . . '.^ ^^'" fP*?,, 1°^ J"jl facts about Settlement history I t'n« Moore, Daisy Payne, Edna 

Louisiana-Mississppi. Club >"d j ^ctj^^al^ut ^SeUIem^en^^^^^^ ^^^^ ^^^^ ^^^ ^^^ 

Mar. 13 there will be a turkey ! 
oinner in the dining hall of the , meeting. „,.,,. i 

church 1 Miss Carolyn Darline Williams. I 

Sunday was Lovakv Day at Al- daughter of Mr. and Mrs. tuth- i 
ten Chapel AME Church, with er Williams and Eddie»Barlow, 1 


Mrs. LiVema Dumas, 1838 
22nd street, feted her husband. 
Albert, with a real birthday su: 

kerson and Herbert Ward. 

The Paul Quinn Quartett v.ill 
be presented in a musical pro- 
gram at Miles Plavhousc. 1130 
Lincoln boulevard. Mar. 20, un- 
der the auspices of the First A. I 
M. E. Church. Rev. A. K. Quinn 
is pastor ' 

es came in. Rtv. W. R. Carter 

presided. j . 

iMrs. Lula Wtalker is still con- 
fined to her home after several 
months illness. 

Mr. and Mr^. Henry Burr of 
Pasadena visitpd Mr. and Mrs. 
Walker Sunday^ 

Mrs. Olga Wallace is htim" 

to the High school February 22 | 
to the Marian Anderson concert. 
Mrs. Robbie Adams and Mn. 
CJoldy Burks assisted as chaper- | 
ons. Miss Anna Mae Burki w« 
the guojt of Mr. and Mrt. Elijah ^ 
Wvatt. p 

Mrs. Goldy Burks was Mri. 
Shalis' guest. The girls wert I 
thrilled to meet Miss Anderson 
backstage at the close of th« 
concert and each took home a | 
much cherished autographed pro- 

Presiding Elder Chas. A. Harris so" of Mrs. Mary Barlof- of San; prise party at their home last 

"Ethiopia— Will She lead the. 
Darker Races into Control of the 
World?" is the subject of the il- 
lustrated lecture which Rev. (3w- 
en A Trov will present Sunday 
evening, 7:45 P. M. at the Sun- 
set Avenue church. Sunset at 
Pepper. Pasadena. Thi.i lecture is 
the first of a series dealing with 
the Negro and the dcrk races 
in biblical history and prophecy. 

Rev. Troy has scores of color- 
ed pictures which he flashes on Sunday. James CJoree. popu- 
the illuminated screen to make jgj. young man about town, left 


VISALIA, (By Miss Marjorie 
Adams)— Saturday evening Miss 
Emil*- Bell and Miss Jean and 
Madge Adams, Amos and James 
Jones, all from VisaUa. attend- 
ed a birthday party in honor of 
Miss Deborah Carter in Tulare. 

a-s speaker. A -basket luncheon 
was served in the dining hall of 
the church. Elder Harris motor- 
ed from San Diego, accompanied 
by' his daughter. Daisy Charley, 

Bernardino, motored to 'Vuma, 
Ariz. Sunday to be married. Thev 
were accompanied by Lewis 
Johnson ar«i iliss Laura Cu'pep- 
per. They will be at home to their 

these lectures plain. 
these lectures plain. These lec- 
tures have attracted large crowds 
and have created considerable 
dianiiaion in thinking circles in 
eastern cities where he has lec- 

for a stint with Uncle Sam. 

Mr. and Mrs. Ellison Souder, 
formerly of Visalia, now living in 
Riverside, are the proud parents 
of a baby boy. 

Mr. and Mrs. Luis Scipio and 
Mrs. Rebecca Adams spent Sun 

and Mrs. Harris. His sermons ^ many fnends after Mar. lat 1191 
were not onlv instructive but full Vine, San Bernardino. 
of real gospel fire. Rev. Rut- A correction. The Political 
ledge preached an inspiring ser- Study Club, with Mrs. E. P. 
mon at 7:45. ' Bo^t^d as president is only spon- 

Mr. Robt. Fleming is recover- \ soring the dinner for Mar. 20 and 
ing nicely. His wife, Mrs. Viola, I not the dinner dance, as stated 
visited friends and relatives in | in former issue. 
Pasadena last week. On her Mrs. Mildred Mott left last 

Thursday evening. A delicious i 
buffet supper was served. Games 
and dancing were diversions. 

Present were: Messrs. and | 
Mmes. Robert Johnson, A. Tho- 
mas, Silas Tippins. Thad Kenne- 
dy. John Moore, Clemmie White, 
and Edward Hughley; Mmes. Lii- 
.lie Cowan Viola Apperson. Flor- 
ence Burton and Mrs. Hudson of 
Ne^^ York; Misses Paulene Wil- 
son. Cindy Dumas and Ida Dun- 
can: Messrs. Willi^ Johnson, Ed- 
ward Simmons. Clayton Gordon 
father of 

birthday. Feb. 28. she celebrated week enroute for Kansas City to I and William Dumas, 
in an unusual way, skipping attend the funeral of her sister, i 'he' honoree 

Good music will be a feature of |^ay visiting in Bakersfield. Los 
these meetings. In addition to Angeles and Pasadena. "They 
special joloisU and the chorus- were doing a round of relatives, 
choir a special song service will Mi.<iS Madge Adam.s also drop- 
be held each evening in which ped in on kin-folks Sunday— in 
the comgregaHOii will sing songs Fresno, 
from fhe screeu. 

like in Hollywood. 

Comparatvii- t« iTie climate, the 
Vancouver people are mild in i 
tempermanent, congenial and lib- 
eral to the extent that there is 
a co-mingling of races in 

civic and some social 

Mrs. Ruby Cariipbell. lyric so- 
prano of Chicago, will be the 
special soloist of the evening. 

Dr. Edna L. Griffin, popular 
Pasadena physician, will give a 

preliminary health lecture. quit* 

preUminao- ^^J^'j^-^-^e ^ulJ! abilities. Children are compara- 

idi icoiuic lively pobte and well-behaved, 

although our adolescent bucks 

Members at the Las Amigas get out of line occasionally, just 

club celebrated w ith the presi- as youth does all over the world, 

dent Mrs. Rosebud Mims, on her But the athletic policement here 

birthday, Monday evening. Mar. have the authorhy to fan them in 

3 when'the club's regular meet- true he-man, fisty-cuff manner, 

iig waa held. and peace i« restored 

Music refreshments and bridge . Vancouver Negroes boast of be- 

be a regul 
usual s4rvices. 

ing privileged to rent or pur^ 
chase property in any part of the 
city desirisd; but just like many 
American cities, the majority of 
us live on the East Central side 
near skidrow. Also, Canadians 
are generous and will give Ne- 
groes almost anything but em- 
ployment. 'White labor is pre- 
ferred in all vocations. 

SOLD OUT two hours after 
publication last Thursday . . . . 
read the California EAGLE! Sub- 

w»ere enjoyed by all. he lovely 
birthday cake inspired both 
aesthetic and gastronic enthusi- 
asm. Among the prizes 'awarded 
lor contract bridge were bath 
towela, stationery and hanging 
ornaments. 1st, 2nd and 3rd priz- 
es were won by Mrs. Rosa Smith, 
Miss Lula Belle Peace and Mrs. 
Verbie BracewelU respectrvely^ 

• northernTights 

VANCOUVER, B. C, Mar. 6.— 
Dorothy Maynor, the sensational scribe now' Call CE. 2422g. 
new Negro soprano, held the • 

Vancouver music lovers spell- 
bound in Hastmgs auditorium' 
here recently with her bell-iike 
quality of voice. A voice of deep 
human sympathy and haunting 
tenderness that at times was as 
- light-hearted as a child's. High- 
ly appreciative, the Vancouver 
citizens for the most part are 
ardent patrons of fine music. 

Andy Kirk and his "Clouds of 
Joy" rhythmers stopped the 
show at the Beacon theatre for 
one week of 'sweet swing. " His 
superlatively dignified manner 
of directing brought showers of 
praise from all parts of the city. 
Miss Josephine Wallace pre- 
sented the Douglas fonun in the , 
Negro History program at Foun- ; 
tain chapel on Sunday, Feb. 23. j 
A" very high class program was 
rendered by Mesdames Iva Pope, 
Jackson Russel, Ivan Woodruff, 
Vera McFadden, Ethel Watt*. M. 
S. Fielda, Maude Wright, Miss El- 
la Ramsey and Herman Risby. 

Fountain chapel is gradually 
becoming the church community 
canter for the elite of Vancouv- 

across the street and back. 

The funeral of Mrs. Lula Elli- 
son was held in Second Baptist 
church Saturday at 3 p. m. 

The Grand Worthy Matron, 
Mrs. Ida Mae Robertson, accom- 
panied by Grand Worthy Patron, 
T. B. Norman. Past Grand Pa- 
tron S. M. Beane. Grand Lectur- 
er. Mrs. Vivian O. Marsh and 
Mrs. Parker, made their official 
visit to the Lily of the Valley 
Chapter No. 12 in San Bernar- 
dino and Queen Elizabeth No. 8 
in Masonic Hall in Riverside. 
The Grand Matron's address was 
marvelous, the Grand Patron's 

' address wonderful, the Grand 
Lecturer's instructions were help- 
ful, plain and encouraging. Her 

' unlimited patience was noted by 
all. Chapters represented were 
Electa No. 3, Queen Sheba No. 
7. Orpha No. 15, Olivet No. 10. 

, Deborah No. 13, Affectionate -No. 
18, South Gate No. 27, Queen 
Esther No. 4. Progressive No. 28, 
Queen Vashti No. 29. Twin City 
No. 34, Harmony No. 40. Other 
Grand officers present were 
Mrs. U. L. Andrews, Grand War- 
der. Mrs. L. Hopkins. Grand As- 
sociate Conductress, Mr. McCar- 
roll. Grand Chaplain, Mr. Fos- 
ter. Grand Sentinel. 

The Junior choir/ Miss Sara 
Jeanne Gordon, president, gave 
■a radio program Sunday night as 
their usual fourth Sunday night 
feature at Allen Chapel AME 
church. Mar. 23 is the date of 
another thrilling program, pres- 
enting some out of town talent. 
The Community Settlement 

Victoria Household of Ruth 
held their social meeting in the 
home of Mrs. Martha Williams. 

„, VANCOUVBR, B. C, Mar. 13— 
r Xkxnparcd to other Canadian 
' provincfls where the weather and 
temperatures are severe, the Van- 
couvcc area of British Columbia 
has a very mild climate and is 
shnilar to Santa Barbara. Calif., 
except that fogs are heavier, 
rains more frequent, with flur- 
ries of light snow. Children go 
bare-legged and young men bare- 
headed almost year 'round just 



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Cnam now anJ yw can ax^Mt a 
plaatani ntrprk* In jinf a f*w dayi. 'Dm 
trial slw h 10« ot flv« and Ion ttarai. 
largor iIsm^ 25* and 30* t all daalon. 



Dm«1 M Kiln** look dale for yoar toM- 
HwilMi. Dani waif arf want ood bap*- 
Ya« CAM Improv* yoor caaivtadMi wM 

Mode and WMI* I 
^kUy, la*. 

W fut a« a «rl«a« a ta < 
hoc booii wMh ordinary >■■■!» oroam, 
cloomins craams and Hm Hha, Mmm yaa 
hova a roal ravoMan camlns. Yoo coat 
pasflUy aspad nKh ti aanw fa da lar 
yo* Hm Ndnffi UmI |iwk ood 

popularity contest 
held in san 


Ingram) — The popularity con- 
test sponsored by the Rocket 
club reached its climax Saturday 
night. The charming winner; Miss 
Delochie McClellan, was present- 
ed at the "Cord and Cotton" 
dance at the Masonic hall> Miss 
McClellan will be queen at the 
Rocket's forma] dnace, to b« held 
in the near future. 

The Rou-^ Riders once again 
raided the Redlands skating rink. 
Several hundred fans jammed 
the rink for an afternoon of j spills 
and thrills. 

The Cosmos club had its sjecond 
meeting at the home of Mrsj Hen- 
rietta Banks. Those presents were 
Mrs. Dora Gaines, presiden^: Al- 
veme Harris, vice president; Ji- 
getts, secretary; Florence Hells- 
man, treasurer; and Margarita 
Hacker and Dorothy Ingram. 

Mrs. Norvelle Leonard has re- 
fumed to San Bernardino i after 
being at home in Needles for 
several months. 

Miss Madeline Cooks entertain- 
ed Mr. and Mrs. Cummings and 

An address from the subject, 

Howard Irby leaves for army 
camp Thursday. 

The "Rhythm in Bronze" fea- 
setta Andrew, with, her mellow 
turing Opal Jackson, queen of 
torches; Cleo Thompson and her 
Conga and rhumba dancing: Ro- 
ivory plucking; and Happy Pierce 
with his tapping toes. 

A certain gentleman from 
Indiana airmailed to California. 

I He wanted to know abuot his 

I "heart's desire." who now belongs 

I to somebody else. 

Clifford Mabry has been in 

. Bakersfield for several weeks. 

i Wonder what's keeping him? 
» Mrs. Herman Phillips was in 

I L. A. over the week-end visiting 
her daughter. 

] The "Harlem Cats." J. D. Boots 

1 and Carl are still .swinging 
things at the "Village Cafe." 

! Mrs. Leola Jones recently re- 
turned from a vacation trip to 

Julian Brantley has returned 
home after being in Palm Springs 
for several weeks. 


HAMILTON, Berumda, Mar. 13 
(CNA) — Bermuda longshoremen 
this week went on strike for a 
$2.60 day. refusing to unload the 

S. S. Alcoa Pathfinder which ar 
Mr. Leon Hall Sunday evening j rived here with equipment and 
at her home. materials for the Untied States 

He's in the army now: Mr. I naval and air bases here. 



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Thursday, March 13, 19411 






If You Fail to^ead THE CALIFORNIA EAdLE You Aday Mflver^ Kncmr It 

^Ue 3ieUfUtiul SuU... 

By Bill Smallwood 


I know what turmoil beats about your head — 
What fe^n, what hopes of what is yet to coma. 
And that your heart, whatever lies ahead. 
Rests within mine, and knows therein its home. 
Thinking back to Sunday . . . ai an adjective, perhap* I could 
aa« spectacular ... on both tne eye and ear . . . for the mass 
meeting as put on for the third aimual time by the Tuberculosis 
and Health Ass'n (pJus the MDPA a^id the Citizens' Advisory Com- 
mittee) at Independent (magic word, that, for crowds flock there 
in amazing numbers at all times) was truly An Event . „ no less . . . 
Again, the village was out in 

full bib n' tucker, and seemingly 
LOVED it . . . nagnificent as- 
terisk (for our money .anjrway) 
was the superb singing of the 
capable-looking Carlyle Scott 
(wh o looks tres continental) 
WPA Chorus: Uosh, can they 
sing! For s O m e vague reason, 
.twas my very first time to hear 
them. I hasten to add I shan't be 
elsewhere hereafter but on the 
.fii:8t row when they sing . . . 
Hooray, here, for Dr. Robmson's 
deserving sendoff for efficient 
Theresa V. Dixon, who never 
ceases to work hard . . . Albert- 
Dent, who has long been first on 
our slim list of clever, subtle, 
yet precise speakers, captivated 

the weekend, and on Cato Rob* 
inson's arm. They made the game, 
etc. They make a cute couple, 
we oldesters agree, what with 
looking over their way ... I ad* 
mire: sensible Ben Carter's ut- 
ter indifference to his inconse- 
quential "fi Tends" who never 
miss a chance to slander him, as 
well as everybody else . . . 

Pivot: The lady at dinner, with 
a single cameba on her bag. 
Startling, as most of them look 
like a gardenia display in an ave- 
noo florist window . . . like: re- 
freshing simplicity of Rev. Karl 
Down's Pasadena church. He re- 
turns Satd. from upstate .... 
We're rooting for Mrs. Beulah 

'Mesdaitles Grayson and MacNair 
Heod YWCA Building CioimpQign 

everyone. With his d'roU wit, he Arnaud to win tbnX prize at that 

must be a boon to a dinner party! 
In all. twas enjoyable . . . and 
nice again to see Dr. Bill Lofton, 
'vho we haven't seen in some 
few years. I believe he's Dr. Cliff 
Gordon's housegucst, for the two 
are fine old pab. . . . All con- 
nected with the event herein get 
a salvo of applause ... in fact, 
the more I think of it, Sunday 
•eemed , to be the signal for 
our long series of Sundays, 
which run well up into Fall, to 
begin unfolding^ You k n o w — 
Sunday garden parties, church 
teas, club affaire, cocktail par- 
ties, "niose affairs to which you 
hasten again to see some soul 
who you can't reach via phone. 
Vou just KNOW they, and 
everyone else in town, will be 

unique affair at 8th and San Ju 
lian on the 16th, at 3 . . . Delta 
news: Busy plamiing for their 
annual May Week. PauUyn Gar- 
ner is chairman. Deltas (they 
gave Maynor a $1000 scholarship 
once) did hope to e,;itertain for 
Maynor, but too many others 
have tne same idea. Lorenzo 
Jordan-Cole won 2nd prize in a 
students' musical contest at 
UCLA the other day. She'll be 
presented with the prize at a 
breakfast, later ... I 

Definitely deserving a top i 
place on the must list will be I 
the Urban league meeting at the! 
YMCA on the 23rd, at 3 . . . | 
something unique in this, for it'll 
feature a parade of interesting! 
villagers who are doing things. 

GEORGE A. BEAVERS, JR., viee prerident-direetM of ac«i>- 
eiea of Golden State Mutual Life Insunusce dbmpany, and Mrs. 
Beavers who attendiBd the open hoose of the San Diego branch of- 
floe last Sunday. Mr. Beavers brought greetings from the home 
office in Los Angeles. 

Mr. and Mrs. Beavers Attend San 
Diego Office's Open House 

there. And they are, me hearties, I Imest Anderson, who made i 

news when he batted a high 
.score for Langston Hughes at the! 
Biltmore. will doubtless emcee . . 
. . . April 17th is the date for 
that annually brilliant fashion 
show at the Elks as put on by 
St. Phillips. Bigger than last year 
. . . and they'll have seats, which 
is really a boon . . . you'll be 
hearing more of it. of course . . . 

Sudden thot. wonder if Marie 

they are . . . 

Altho we had to rush back to 
Pasadena to do royal justice to 

1 chicken 'n dumplings and cham- 
pagne and stuff at Vye and 
Charley Jotie-s. we did hear that 
the Lentem tea a.s given by 9t. 
Philipps" wa.s a beautiful affair. 
Ahd the table one of the prettiest 
seen for many a Spring . . .twas 
a red. white and blue motif . . . 
must've been nice . . . many folk Temoir will return here from 
filTod the place, after Indepen- [ Chi this summer? We think she's 
dent . . . (Musing, daresay the ; pretty . . . Doli League has its 
stiots were fi'' '. with this happy cabare*- benefit at the Alabam 
Sunday mob t folk, all dressed tonite. (Thursday). League mem- 
up and rarir. lo go!) hers are: -Laura Slayton, Nellie 

' T J. w I Brown. Ethel Robin on Moiiti 

A-bubblm' over with f^b . . . Ware, Laura Carter, Eunice Ash- 

I some gems, .some pure piffle ... for(j i^ttie Martin^ Luela Bry- 
(but it IS a living) . . S^. was j ant, LilBan Martin. Lillian Oo- 
a birthday for Louise Beavers, ^g^ ^3,^^ j^^j^j^joj, j^jj^ j^^_ 
who had a few cronies in to , j^ Catherine Cleveland, Myrtle 
carve up a bird and touch tall > Robinson. Eoline Thornton. Mil- 

|gl»Si=e8 . . .: In Chi. Fred Aven- | jped Bruce, Gladys Shaeffer. 

fdoroh i.'! de(iymK it via the press f^^■^^^ Turner. Florence Crozier. 

Ithat hell w<ed pale Mane Davis. LaVeme Ricnardson, Clara Tay- 

Ibut thai ain't the way we heerd ^^^ Marguerite Wilkerson and 

lit, sonnv! , . . Lawdy. what in the ^^^ Wright 

Iworld are Jay Clifford and Dr. j 

Biinga Ddsmond hair-pulling; n , rr 

about now in NY' Those two are , Ann R. JefferSOn to 
a case, no less. One minute Jay , y^ a |_(gp_y R c 
add Binga are arm-in-arm. the ^\^y ^. .." _• '"'^9° 
"aring and 

George A. Beavers, Jr., vice 
president-director of agencies of 
Golden State Mutual Life Insur- 
ance Company, and Mrs. Beavers 
were guests of the San Diego of- 
fice of the Company Sunday, 
Mar. 9 at an "open house" to 
which the public was invited. 

The afternoon program, plan- 
ned by the San Diego superin- 
tendent, C. D. Jolly, featured 
greetings from outstanding mem- 
bers of the "Seaport City" citiz- 
enry. The occasion celebrated re- 

decoration and new furnishings 
recently installed in the branch 

A number of tributes were 
paid to the Company and espec- 
iaUy to Mr. Jolly's work in the 
two years he has been there. At 
present, he is one of the leading 
forces in the current unit drive. 

Flowers sent by businesses, 
friends, and policyholders en- 
hanced the newly-furnished of- 
ferings. Tasty refreshments were 
served throughout the afternoon. 


In^xt second they're _ 
leaning names. Seems like Binga 
[treated incoanpacable Jay for an 
lailing tootsie. Jay thinking twas 
Igratis. til Binga hauled him into 
|p«or Man's Court!! What next . . . 
Ibdt, mark my words, comes sum- 
Im«r and they'll be gadabouting 
lagain, arm-in-arm . . also hear tis 
Ijohnny Silvera-s (he's the big 
Ijoolry merchant back East) er- 
Iwife. Mary, who is to wed Atty. 
\yiR^e Carter . . . well, well . . . 

As we predicted here, our folk 
Isocial have discovered Cuba! 
/a and a bevy of Clii girls 
there now. Ruth Ellington 
a tevy of her NY friends will 
from NY in May for a 13- 
Idi^y cruise in that section . . . 
laitd still more folk around the 
ll«^d will BO. we're hearing each 
Im^il . . . The Jack Carrs (Ruby) 
la<e shoving off for ' Frisco for 
■ Easter . . . Lt. McDuff has Chi 
lin his travel plans . . . Mercer 
lEnington ha(J a birthday t'other 
Idiy as well as Dr. A. A. Foster 
|(7th) . . . Joan Black-Creecy 
IsOon sheds her name in Frisco . . 
loladys Peoples entertained Proto 
IChib Satd. . . . Home Guard sur- 
Iprise-breakfasted Capt John 
iMorris Sunday at Ross Snyder. 
iHear tell Art (Ellington) Whet- 
|r*rs widow, will rewed. in NY, 
IsOon. How nice . . . Margery 
Ishpuld make a radiant bride, we 
Iknow . . . Observation: Draftees 
Ifnimbling so loud you can hear 
"5n a block away . . • Tragedy 
of sudden, violent death hovers 
over this town like a permanent 
canopy . . . 

' Manzie Edwards iLolita'i fun- 
I loving hubby) reminds us so 
much of Male Fulcher. ex-Afro 
IgdsgiD columnist, we have to 
cbeck our staring at him, hon- 
estly . Urban Legaue's nveet- 
iig on the 23rd at 3 should be 
on your "must" list. More anon. 
T^. Urban League board has its 
I formal meeting at 5 that eveg. . . 
Best guy in town for censorable. 
tho hilarious bachelor recollec- 
tions is Gebrge White . . . Good 
news, hearing from Grayce Sad- 
ler, in Detroit, recently . . . And 
I'd been wondering where Law- 
rence Rickman was, of late. 
Ftisco ... Ill in NY, Geo. Mur- 
nhy, Jr., has resigned his im- 
Statant NAACP post, so Fay 
Jackson tells us. Too bad, really. 
fWoplto't be surprised if he re- 
turned to his paper-publishini 
familv fold, which he sort've left 
ifl a huff, several seasons back.) 
Hooray for Sidney Dones' to 
th* point editorial in that recent 
sera^wsekly! : . . That's Ruby 
Twry you see dashing daily to 
dass at Met . . . Thelma Long 
<*oo-choo8 East this summer . . . 
Qeod taste in clothes: Jimmy 
(Alpha) Robinson . . . Rah-rah 
crowd i» beaming. Satd. nite bas- 
kefbaU to en, and they make a 
b*e-li**, later, 'for the Memo 
show, at midnite . Jean Wright 
wa» in town from Redlands over 

Mr. and Mrs. CJeorge Jefferson 
thi.<< week mailed invitations to 
the wedding of their attractive 
daughter, Ann Rubetta, and Hen- ! 
ry Bennie Enge. 

The ceremony is scheduled for \ 
Sunday, Mar. 23, between 3 and 
7 o'clock in the beautiful Jef- 
ferson home at 9417 Parmalee 

3 L. A. Couples United 
in Yuma Ceremonies 

YUMA, Ariz., Mar. 13— Recent 
weddings here of Los Angeles 
residents included those of John 
Eastman Pope and Geneva Mc- 
Duffy; Zella V. HiU and Charles 
W. Rowland: Charles Allen and 
Maple Rose Foster. AU three were 
united by Rev. Phillip N. Moore 
of Yuma. 

Rain Fails to Daunt 
Lilac Girls Club 

While it rained hoptoads, ^e 
undaunted Lilac Girls met ii^n 
enthusiastic meeting this week 
at the home of Mrs. Ida Green. 

Eight girls were present. Mrs. 
Green served a real Italian din- 
ner which 'hit the spot' 

Bridge was played, first prize 
going to Mrs. Anna Washington; 
second. Mrs. Ella Cotton; third, 
Mrs. Myrtle Robinson. Guests 
were Mrs. Willie Jones and Dr. 
David Browner. 

Will Meet Tuesday 

Pioneer Club No. 1 will meet 
at the home of Mr. and Mrs. B. 
E. Prentice, March 18 at 8:00 
o'clock, 1458 E. 52nd street, all 
Pioneers are welcome. 

Mrs. Eliza Warner, Pre«. 

Mrs. Laura Young. Sec'y 

Style Art Club Holds 
Enjoyable Meeting 

Meeting in the attractive ^home 
of Lillian Stevenson at t\S E. 
33rd street, the Style Art Oub 
enjoyed a pleasant evening last 
Wednesday. Buffet supper was 
served, to the delight of mem- 
bers and guests. 

Royal Chancellors Talk 
About Easter Matinee 

These warm spring davs have 
caught the (Chancellors hard at 
work striving to make 1941 a 
banner year, the meetingsc are 
filled with enthusiasm and de- 

The uppermost topic being the 
Grand Easter matinee. Sweet 
Hearts on Parade has been sel- 
ected as the theme for this event- 
ful day. Mr. Harold Lloyd stated. 
From all indications so far Los 
Angeles wUl lead the world this 
year in Fashion styles. 

Sopse of the Cancellons attend- 
ed the Ma-Po-Fi dance and ac- 
claim it as one of the bert. 
Thanks and good luck to the 
^ thre« debutantes, 


Fifty Angel city bridge players 
have received their membership 
cards from A. R. Curiel of New 
York City, executive secretary of 
the American Bridge Association, 
— which means that their dues 
for 1941 have been paid. Have 
you paid yours? If not, now is 
the time. Contact our secretary, 
Clyde J. Maddox at JE. 5617. 

Our bridge activities have 
slowed down just a bit during 
the lenten season. We are not 
asking but demanding that yoo 
take part in the numerous events 
that will take place from the end 
of Lent to the Championship 
time, August 17th, in Detroit, 
Mich. We are still asking you to 
plan your vacation so as to be 
able to Help represent the GWBA 
in this year's tournament. 

If you, by any chance, think 
that that mam haunts me in my 
sleep, you are right. He wins at 
duplicate; he wins at rubber 
bridge; he wins at auction; he 
even wins at progressive bridge. 
His initials are J. D. He and C. J. 
were again our North-South win- 
ners at our regular monthly du- 
plicate play Sunday, Mar. 2. Our 
turn-out was disappointing. Re- 
member, we must have a certain 
number of players if we are to 
receive master point certification. 

Here is a hand that our cham- 
pion played, writer failed to 
reach the proper contract of seven 
hearts simply because he forgot 
to use the old grand slam jonce 
which is no longer a part of the 
Culbertson system. A good bid, 
but so seldom did one have the 
hand to use it. The bidding went: 
1 heart, 3 clubs, 4 no trumps, 5 
hearts, 6 hearts. Instead of bid- 
ding 4 no trumps, I, cpuld have 
bid 5 no trumpw, then' my part- 
ner could and would have bid the 
grand slam. 

Uncle Sam's Selective Service 
took one of the Angel City's most 
popular bridge players, Mr. Clar- 
ence Provost. He looked very 
good in an army tmiform. He says 
he is proud to serve his country. 

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Nu Sigma chapter of Delta 
Sigma Theta met Satd. noon at 
the beautiful home of Soror Eth- 
el Bell. The purpose was the cele- 
bration of Homecoming which 
brings together many sorors an- 
nually. Soror Willa Hudgins gave 
an interesting program. Mabel 
Lockeft, Far West Regional Di- 
from Alabama State College. 
Hostesses Bell, Portia Griffith, 
Robbie Chester and Anna Nundy 
served a most delicious repast. 

Royal Chancellors Club 
Is Hard at Work 

These warm spring days have 
cought the Chancellors hard at 
work striving to make 1941 a 
banner year. 

Meetings are filled with en- 
thusiasm and determination. The 
uppermost topic is the Grand 
Easter Matinee. Sweethearts on 
Parade has been selected as the 
theme for this eventful day. Mr. 
Harold Lloyd states that from 
all indications Los Angeles will 
lead the world in styles this 

Some of the Chancellors at- 
tended the Ma-Po-Fi dance and 
acclaim it as one of the best. 
Thanks, and good luck to the 
three departments. 


Mr. and Mrs. Monroe Johnson 
entertained their niece, Miss Cor- | 
enda Johnson, on her sixteenth ' 
birthday last Saturday night. 1 

Many lovely gifts were receiv- j 
ed Hv Miss Johnson. 

Those present included the 
Misses Jean (|'.rroll, Louise Tal- 
bert, Norma Talbert, Robbie Let, 
Barbara Durham, Angelitte Lee, 
Aniaenette Lee. Bemice Den- 
too, Verna Louise Curry, Dallas 
Jean Curry, Lillian Morgan, Dor- 
othy Williams. Sylvia Perry and 
the Messrs: John Curry, Ronald 
Nelson. Archie Durham, Barnie 
Durham, Cornelius Johnson and 


Mrs. Jessie Coles Grayion and 
Mrs, Jerome MacNair have been 
selected by the Young Women's 
Christian Association to lead the 
army of volunteers now bemg 
mobilized for the-city-wide drive 
for funds for a new building for 
the Iwelfth Street Branch. 

For the past two years, Mrs. 
Grayson has served conspicuous- 
ly as chairman of the committee 
of management of the YWCA 
Twelfth Street Branch. She is al- 
so a member of the board of di- 
rectors of Outdoor Life and 
Health Association and is a prom- 
inent member of the Eighth and 
Towne African Methodist Epis- 
copal Church. Professionally, 
Mrs. Grayson is a well-known 
concert singer and a member of 
long standing of the famous HalJ- 
John&on Choir. 

"We are delighted and greatly 
heartened," Mrs. Grayson re- 
ports, "in the way our friends all 
over Los Angeles are volunteer- 
ing to join our campaign organi- 
zation as advisors, committee 
and team members. We feel that 
this is a healthy indication that 
there is already wide-spread in- 
terest in this vitally needed pro- 
ject, which will serve as a cen- 
ter for temporary housing, char- 
acter-building and social work 
for our girls and women." 

Mrs. Grayson stated that no de- 
cision has bene reached as to the 
location of the new building, but 
that when funds are available a 
stie will be selected in the heart 
of the community it is intended 
to serve. 

Also actively at work at key 
positions in this fund-raising pro- 
ject are Mrs. Byron Kenner and 
Mrs. Dinsmore Alter, who will 
have several divisions of work- 
ers imder the supervision. A 
Special Gift committee, under the 
leadership of Mrs. Edward At- 
kinson and Mrs. Sumner Spauld- 
ing, will supplement the work of 
the division organization. 

Solicitation for funds for this 
undertaknig will be in the hands 
of informed volunteer workers 
who will personally solicit mem- 
bers and friends for their indi- 
vidual contributions. Solicitation 
will cover a four weeks' period, 
starting w'ith a dinner meeting 
of all workers at the Friday 
Morning Club on Monday, March 
24, and ending with a Victory 
banquet at the same place on 
April 21. 

Card of Thanks 

The family of the late Mr. 
Walter Hauf SmitH, wishes to 
thank their friends for their 
kindness and sympathy shown 
during the illness and passing of 
their beloved husband. father 
and son. 


Pinner Party 
Honors Wife 
on Birthday 

Celebratinr the birthday of 
Ifn. Chalita Scott, her huaband, 
Jamei Scott, entertained Simday 
at a dinner party in the West 35th 
street residence of the Garth C. 

The honoree was attired in tail- 
ored soldier blue with red acces- 

The beautifully decorated 
birthday cake was a gift of Mrs. 
Lc Pearle J. Adams. 

Guests bidden included Messrs. 
and Mesdames Charles Dane, Sr., 
Charles Dade, Jr., Clarence Wil- 
liams, Edwin McLemore, WilUara 
Hunter, Garth C. Adams and son. 
Garth Frederick; Mrs. Mary Hen"- 
dricks; Messrs. Henry Dade and 
Richard Portfer. 

Mrs. Scott was presented with 
a beautiful diamond ring as a 
gift from her husband, along with 
many other presents. 

llie appetizing menu was pre- 
pared by Jacques Byron Adams, 
yoimg caterer. 

After an enjoyable afternoon, 
the entire parfy journeyed to the 
Memo club for an evening of en- 

L. A. Fisk Club 
Slates Friday 

The Los Angele* Fisk univer- 
sity club held its regular meet- 
ing last week with Mr. Smith. 
an alummu, at the residence of 
Mrs. G. Boswell. ■ 

The newly elected president, 
Mrs. AlcjTie Flemming, and 
members are enthusiastic about 
the future of the club, as every- 
one has caught the old Fisk spir- 
it. Many activities are being 
planned. Mr. "Pyus, field secre- 
tary of the university, and his 
charming wife spent the last 
meeting with the local club. He 
left the city with high hopes for 
the body's success. 

Next meeting is scheduled to 
be held tomorrow evening at 
8:00 o'clock in the home of Mrs. 
DoUie Foster. 1936 E. 118th St. 


Alpha Bowling club members 
^^'ished to apologize this week to 
clubs which through an over- 
sight failed to receive official 
invitations to the recent grand 
opening of Alpha Bowling club 
house at 29th and Western aven- 

Alpha Bowllig executives also 
requested that mail for the or- 
ganization be addressed to 2914 
So. Western avenue. 


Students Have 3 Weeks to 
Try for NN I A Essay 

Juniof and senior high school 
boys and girls of California are 
bemg reminded this week bv or- 
ganization leaders and ind'ivid- 
uals interested in the third an- 
nual esisay contest sponsored by 
the National Negro Insurance As- 
'sociatio^ that they have three 
more i^eeks before the contest 

Rev. Magdaleqe Summers 
Returns to State 

Returning to California after 
an absence of 15 years this week 
is Rev. Magdalene Summers, ori- 
ginally of Boston. Mass. 

With her daughter. Rev. Sum- 
mers is stopping at 816 E. Jeff- 
erson blvd. Since last visiting 
Los Angeles, the noted- church - 
woman has lived in Philadelphia, 
Kansas City. Washington, D. C. 
and Denver. Her efforts have 
been termed "a great missionary 

31, 1941. 

Any junior or senior high 
school student is eligible and 
those who have won prizes in 
former contests may compete 
again. State prizes will be given 
for the best essays by California 
students in the following 
amounts: First, $12.50; second, 
$7.50: and third $5.00. Persons 

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a"4rfreLt"def hTtheT4f!C ^^"^^T"''' ^ -^^-s pertrn- 
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say on "Life Insurance and if^ ' u"""*^ '" ""^ Vernon Branch Li- 
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boy or kirl. The second national ' ^ ^''^^^ ^'^^^ '^"t"^' ""*«• 
prize isj$75.00 and the third $50. ' ~ 

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Golden JSUte Mutual Life Insur- ! °" DUSineSS 

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postmarked not lat er than March I jwown resident of Oakland. 

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Business Man Weds 
His Secretary * 

Mr. Jftmes A. North and. Mrs. 
Katherine Griffin Ingram sur- 
prised thMT friends last week by 
announcing their marriage on 
November 1, 1940 at Las 'Vegas, 

North has been engacad in 
business in Los Angeles for the 
past eighteen yeiirs as a Mer- 
chant Plumber. 

Mrs. North is the daughter of 
Mr. J. W. Griffin, popular mor- 
tician of this city. 

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NEW YORK. Mar. 13. tCNA) 
— Local draft boards have been 
called up to furnish a total of 
7800 men during the sixth call in- 
duction period, beginning this 
week and ending March 14. CoL 
Arthur V. McDermott, New York 
City Director of Selective Ser- 
vice, announced this week. 

Kappa Mothers' 
Fashion Revue, 
Tea Sunday 

Final week of preparations are 
now in full swin^'-fOf the Kappa 
Mothes's Fashion Rrefvue and tea, 
schedultd fos Sunday afternoon 
at the home of Mss. M. Boring, 
812 E. 28th street. 

Many .interesting innovations 
nave been added by the promo- 1 
ter. Mrs. Fannie Williams. Eve- 1 
ning and dinner gowns, sport ■ 
and street dresses will be model- 1 

Tne wives and friends of Kap- 
pa men are assisting in making 
a success fo the event. 

Musical program and refresn- 
ments are under tne supervision 
of Mrs. Jessie Grayson and Mrs. 
Lelia Snarpe, respectively. 

Don't miss tnis opportonity to 
spend an enjoyable afternoon 
and to assist in a wortny caose. 
and to assist m a wortny cause. 
The affair wi ) benefit the Kap- I 
pa scholarship fund. 

Son Diego Matron 
Is Luncheon Hostess 

Mrs. Eva Lipscomb of San Di- 
ego recently gave a luncheon at 
her home in honor of Mrs. M. A. 
Peru of Imperial, Calif. Mrs, Pe- 
ru is President of thje South West 
District Association of the West- 
ern Baptist State Convention. 

9ther guests were: Mesdames 
A. T. Brown, vice-president of 
district, Beulah Robinson, Lovey 
McRay, Luela Roberts, and Ber- 
tha Robinson. ' 

Evan Roses Beconrie 
Proud Parents 

Mr. and Mrs. Evan Rose are 
the proud parents of an iK lb. 
boy, bom March 8 at tht White 
Memorial hospital. ! 

Both mother and son are deihg 
n icely^ ; ' ' ' ■ 


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Vol. 61 — No. -48 
Thursday^ Morch 13, 
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Central Avenue: 
{Business Mecca 


' One sunny day thirty years c 30 
* when Centre I ovenue above 12th it, 
%QS "the country" and Vernon id 
Central on undistinguished subjr- 
bon intersection, J. J: Neimore, ejdi- 
- tor-founder of the California Eagle, 
r stood on the corner of 9th and Con- 
trol gazing up the wide, holf-poved 
thoroughfare. He said: "Someday, 
this will be a great business meqca 
for Negroes of the West. The seeds 
of industry and enterprise which we 
plant now will flower into a great and 
booming business highway." 

With a courage equal to his faith, 
■ J. J. Neimore set about constructing 
his contribution to the "someday" of 
Central avenue's greatness. Each 
week sow some new effort on his port 
to advance the standing of his little 
• Negro newspaper, the California 
Eagle. Today there are but a few who 
remember the rugged feotures of J. 
J. Neimore and his rrame is almost 

But "a man lives with his dreams, 
and each dream realized is a bit of 
immortality." What of J. J. Nei- 
more's dream-' What of Central ave- 
nue, the business mecca of Negroes 
of the West? What of the great high- 
way of black enterprise and indus- 
try ;' 

Frankly, it does not exist. There 
are sporadic, in some coses brilliant 
outbursts of Negro business along 
the Eastside "main stem," but the 
bulk of Central avenue troding is 
carried on by whites, Japanese and 
Chinese. It is true that in compari- 
son with many other black metropoli- 
tan centers throughout the nation, 
Los Angeles stands high. It is true 
tha(t our Golden State Mutual Life 
Insurance Company is the fastest 
growing black business of its kind. 
But, essentially, the Avenue is an- 
other men's mecca — not our own. 

Nor IS this an indictment of the 
many splendid white businessmen, 
who have brought huge investments 
into the Central area. Often they 
hove trained young Negroes into the 
intricasies of merchandising in sorpe 
field otherwise closed to them. Thev 
have raised institutions of worth in 
our midst, and frequently they hove 
become an integral part of the com- 
munity life. But this is not the dream 
of J. J. Neimore. 

There is only one practical wo^ in 
which the business standstill of Cen- 
tral avenue Negroes may be trans- 
formed into healthy, stimulofing 
growth. The stagnation of business 
efforts by colored people in Los An- 
geles and throughout the counttl/ is 
principally due to an absurd tradi- 
tion of restricted fields in which JNe*- 
groes may properly conduct business. 
Hair dressing, publishing, insurance, 
restaurants and barber shops, funer- 
- ol homes: we have just about run the 
gamut of Negro commercial enter- 
prise in Los Angeles. 

The ludicrous lock of simple sup- 

• pjy and demand economics in this 
system would be difficult for an out- 

. sider to believe. If one Negro opens 
a successful boqt-black stand in the 
40th and Central block, it won't be 
long before three or four of his racial 
brothers will also bring boot-block 
concessions into the 40th and Cen- 
tral block. The natural course of 
•yents ni this tragi-comedy will in- 

• vblve each "businessman" slowly 

• strangling his neighbor "business- 
rrjon." \ 

: The only sound advice which may 
be extended a young Negro embark- 
ing upon his business x;areer is that 
He discover some field in which no 
cither Negro has ever set foot in this 
.'tity. No doubt, the moment his in- 
vDsion of that r>ew field is complete 
\ dnd successful, there will be a flurry 
1^ <^f block interest in it. But the advan- 
tage of priority moy well protect him 
from such ossoults; if not, at leost 
another economic portql has boen 
opened to Afro-Arr^erjca" "^'"^"^ '^"' 

V » 

YWCA Opens Drixe : 

One of the greatest social needs in 
Los Angeles over o period of years 
has been the removal of the Young 
Women's Christian Association 
stnjcture frorti 1 2th and Central Ave- 
nue to some other section of the 

That the efficient staff there has 
managed to accomplish such her- 
culean tasks in that location must 
always remain one of the wonders of 
L. A. lore. .But today the necessity 
for change has become, so strong 
that the current campaign for funds 
to build a new YW' home immedi- 
ately strikes a responsive chord in 
the heart of the city. A solemn reci- 
tation of the advantages of a new 
home for girls and women of the 
Christian Association is needless. 
Los Angeles knows the situation all 
too well. 

Vote for Proposition 1 

Proposition No. 1 on the next bal- 
lot upon which Los Angeles residents 
will vote is one of the worthiest that 
has ever been brought before the lo- 
cal electorate. It is a proposal to 
place on additional tax on property 
lo restore $340,000 of the $410,000 
apporpriation slosh which was re- 
cently administered the public li- 
brary system of L. A. 

Our liborory system has always 
been q particular civic pride. It bril- 
liantly reflected the fact that this is 
one of the most literate cities in the 
United States. It was a symbol of a 
new culure in the West and of a de- 
mocracy in operation. The arbitrary 
cut in library opppropriations was de- 
vastating in its effect. Many stu- 
dents who had used the public li- 
brary as a nightly research room and 
study hall found themselves at a 
loss to maintain their grades. Closed 
four out of seven days a week, the 
public library was fast dropping 
from the habit of Los Angeles. 

The spectacle of barred libraries in 
the face of a so-called "business 
boom" is ironic, indeed. Or ore we 
drifting into o philosophy of "Billions 



("belivered by Dr. ThercM Woltson, pnrfesMr •! 
Brooklyn CoUese, New York, in a radio addreaa o^r tht MntiMtl 
network.) i ' ' 1 



"In these precarious days when^tries. I . ;*•« 

There are about nine million 

every inhabitant of the country 
is called upon to fight for demo- 
cracy against the tide of totali- 
tarianismu we mu&t consider 
what is it we are fighting for. A 
chain is as strong as its weakest 
link. What are the weak links of 
democracy — the vulnerable spots 
In our economic and political or- 
ganization? Where must we most 
vitalize the democratic process 
and eliminate economic weak- 
nesses? Obviously the ansM^er is 
the South, with its devastating 
problem of the white and Negro 
sharecropper. i 

"For decades these sharecrop- 
pers have lived almost as slaves 
in a free country. Their homes 
are unpainted one and two-room 
shacks, where often a family of 
eight must live, eat, sleep and 
give birth. Their food is | meal, 
molasses and fat-back. They are 
easy prey to pellagra and mala- 
ria, because they live in a poor 

tenant farmers and sharecroppers 
in the familise of the South; 44 
per cemt of then( Negroes. Even 
in the best cotton years,. Ihe 
sharecropper's Ife consist* ' of 
back-breaking lalor in the cotton 
fields from sun-jp to suncjowti' 
for a pittance. 

"The progress k)f farm mecha- 
nization has meant that thous- 
ands of sharecroppers have had 
to take to the road. Arkies' and 

ecoaomfn kt 




Today much is bemg said and 
written about juvenile delin- 
quency. Everyone is asking Why? 
And what can we do about it? 

After two months of daily. >'ea 
hourly, study and experience \ 
with the subject, I «m fully per- 
suaded that there are as many | 
superficial answers to the ques- 
tion as there are unfortunates af- 
flicted with it or contributors to I 
it But I feel certain that there! 
is just one. basic fundamental. 

Begin where you will, go back I 

~^ ■ . J. .L . I _ , . , to the cause, and in 9 cases out 

Okies and- ttreir counterparts m ^f jq ^j^ f^^d "economics" 

the deeper South, less well y^^ answer 
known. Two minion farm [peo- | ^he Mexican and the American! 

pie, displaced 

tractors. Save i 

of African de • ent, being the low- 1 

become Americas refugees: i ^gj income groups, proportionate I 
"burned ou|t bio *-ed. out e1,^out | g^ possessor of the highest de- 
tractored out '. with no h lace , ii„q,J^^^te in the city, 
on God's earth Jo go. Unsized , ^j. j^h^ j.. Dockweiler. the 
mdusteially they cann*t be ab- ; ^^^ District Attorney, believes! 

f^^^.'"" ^«°f? S^ «i?V f'*^" that there is somo good in ev-l 
mdustries Thouih the Farm Se- . ^a^j ^oy and girl. Our jobi 

cunty Administration helps to h, ^ f^^ jh^^ responsive chordi 
relieve distress. I the problem is I ^^ ^^gj^ hearts and make an at-| 
a critical and desperate on^. 



A misunderstanding between 
fhos" fair weather friends, Ger- 
marv and Russia, has once more 

^blockade of that continent, have 
cost the United States a cool $200 
million in normal export sales in 
1940, reports the Dept. of Com- 
merce. Compared with 25 per 

set the kettle boiling in the Bal- cent in 1939, only a meagerly 4 
kans where German and Slavic | per cent of America's exports 
interests have ever clashed. That 
Hitler dared send his army 
marching into Rumania and Bul- 
garia would indicate his half- 
concealed contempt for the" Krem- 
lin. Russia's hand in the Balkan 
chess game has been greatly 
weakened by Nazi military suc- 
cesses of the past year. In sign- 

section of the country, wh^re the 
states have the additional burden j It has been 
of maintaining separate 'Negro i America's federal program of 
and white institutions. Further- t economic securi' y does not pro- 
more, the lack of educational op- tect the sharecropper, for he is 
portunities 'intensifies the fxploi- i outside the pale of its benefits, 
tation of the sharecroppers. 'The [ The migratorj' agricultural work- 
lot of the Negro sharecropper is er and the sii^scropper are un- 
fixed by racial factors which ; proiected by ^ages and hours 
keep him dependent and servile, laws, by state s nd federal regu- 
and the lot of the white is fixed ' lations. The president has set up 
by economic factors which force | an Office of Pr Kluction Manage- 

him to compete with the landless] ment to concern itself with pro- ^ _ ^^^ „„>...„ „^ . „-— 

Negro for a tenant farm." That's duction and labor in defense in- {h'ey"^ouT(^'cease"to"be potenlia 
the way the problem was posed i dustries as an |emergency meas- i delinquents. 

in a lecent study called "Share- t ure. What is post desperately ■^ some of the individual cas- 
croppeis AH.' bv Dr. \rthur Rap- needed is a peace-time O. P. M. I ^^ ^.^ have investigated it has 
er and Ira DeReid. Another im- , to vitalize dem(!>cracy by remov- 1 ^^^^ found that the home life o: 
portant aspect of the problem in ing its weakest' links: by stimu- 

• » J t 4.U . I tertiRt to bring out the good inl 
I" „_f..l ?; 1 their hearts and make an attemptf 
to bring out "the good in their 

I think there was never a tru^ 
er saying than the one my' moth^ 
er used to use so often. "An idle 
brain is the devil's work shop.'l 
I believe that if we could find 
gainful employment, part and 
full time, for the idle boj-s w< 
see around, their whole outlook 
on life would be changed and 

the South is that the lack of cash I lating the bfelaited economic re- 

went to continental Europe last 
year. Meanwl^le, quickly ex- 
panding trade with South Ameri- 
ca has begun to take up the slack 
as far as industry is concerned. 
With agriculture, however, it re- 
mains a far different story, for 
South America is a major produc- 
er on that score. Blockades and 
ine the historic pact with AdoFph i conquests abroad, and lack of big 
Hitler in August, 1939, Stalin markets in his own hemisphere 
doubtless expected he would ] outside the 48 states, is forcing 
come to hold the whip hand over | the American farmer more and 
C-prmany by controlling the I more to look homeward. But to 
i'mount of vital war materials to i recapture the outlets destroyed 
be supplied her. But Germany's ' by war and maintain his living 
dependence on Russia has stea- ! standards, the farmer will need 
dily grown less. Each additional ' the full coope>ation of govern- 
Nazi conquest has made available | ment and private enterprise, 
to the Reich additional industrial With strong and deoendable al- 
plants. raw materials, manpower ; lies in the mass retailing systems, 
and sources of food supoly in < in the chain stores' nationwide 
the defeated countries. Corres- i farm-consumer campaigns, in 
pondingly, Nazi need of Russian | Rovernment effort? to cut down 
aid and good will has sharply : m.iddlemen's unjustly high fees, 
declined — so much so that today there is good reason to believ 
finds the German army entrench- ' s'reat new markets can well be 
ed in the very heart of a tradi- plowed open a* home. In the long j troduc'tion 
tionally Russian sphere of in- I run, even forY'n blockades and 
terest. conouests mai- helo. rather than 

hinder. America's efforts to find 
those untapped markets which 
will lift the living standards of 


Benevolent democracy showed 
in itself tolerant to a fault one 
night recently "-hen at a meeting 
sponsored by /ie Amercia First 
committep in New Yr rk. A largo 
crowd wildlv jeered and hissed 

income makes it impossible foi 
the sharecropper to pay his poll 
tax. In eight of the Southern 
states, therefore, he i% without a 
voice in Idcpl and Et&te govtr.i- 
ment. since he cannot vote with- 
out shov.'ing poll tax rpccjjis. In 
this respect he is little better off 
than the wretched minority 
groups in the totalitarian coun- 

construction program which has 
been a bitter legend in the 
South. Our ability to maintain a 
vital democratic nation depends 
on the extent td which we absorb 
our disinherited into participat- 
ing citizen^ip— not through pa- ^ 

temalism or benevolent govern- ^ped. with "an rnferiority com 

the boy or girl is unwholesome! 
Many a girl who falls into ba<r 
company does so because of the 
woeful lack of home life that of-l 
fers no op»portunity for social 
contacts. When she realizes that 
she is ashamed to bring hei 
friends home, or the place theV 
call home, she becomes bewildl 

ment agencies, but by the or 
ganization of the sharecroppers." 


The responsibility of having to 
face the shortcomings of a mem- 
ber of my race or religion (which- 
ever your pr l^r), was brought 
to me rather forcefully in this 

jplex and in a fit of rebellion sh^ 
becomes prey for that fat 
first step. 

In out program for boys and 
girls is an arrangement for regu| 
lar Friday night community danc 
es to be held in our playground^ 
With the c6op)eration of the Fed 
erated Colored Women's Club^ 
who have agreed to serve as cha| 
perones for these dances, we fe 
that these boys and girls wi^ 
fmd the opportunity fcr socia 
under such favorabll 


The world was last week wit- 
ness to the fact that nations can 
not only be crushed b.v sudden 
defeat, hey can die slowly, like a 
victim of asphyxiation. Such is 
the curious predicament of Italy, 
under the misleadership of a man 
so ill-informed that in one case 
he sent his forces to defeat 
against a country far' weaker in 
military strength than his own, 
and in another, so miscalculated 

should be concerned about, and 
thp ctronPtVi of hi= »nom„ ir, ^^'''"^ mention of the names of very deeply too," which none 
North Africa that hP n^?sh^ri >,':" P-'e^dient Roosevelt and Wendell I the less aroused my curiosity, 
rjorth Atnca that he pushed his willkie. Anv policies psooused bv 1 
army into headlong di«aster^ But • ^^e president or Mr. Willkie de- ' 

the straneest occurrence of the 

mand the allegiance of on one 

for defense- but not one penny for i v^jek h^s been daily praise heap- , but they do merit respectful at- 
, .. ,„ l*"^ by Italy s press and officials ;, potion, as the men themselves 

education.'' i upon '^ "- 

A Stimulating Editorial 

,-. • ,,. ,1 w.i.nn. as me men nemseives ,„ „„„_„„„„j „,_„«,_„ v,;, io,.oo 

Grem«nvs sallies aeains I rf^. i^soient disresnect toward i ^L^ir"!"^f,;,r.^5Tvf.*',',h',f 

British forces m Afnca-without ,he head of the United States k,„,^,.„ 

a word said about Italy s efforts government and the distinguish- 

If Italy s people have eyes to read i „j „^„*^r,A^.. /«,. *h^* n«;„-, .„o„ 

between the lines of accounts 

T chair." 
'Why shoul/l I be concerned?" 
he encountered. Well, the same 
way that I should be concerned 
with a harmless old lady who 
called you a 'dirty dago.' You 
should be concprned with an Ita- 
lian who is a Imurdered." ' 

Recently, I was introduced to t ^^ "^^^ "°''' T^,'^''.*" '^^''^ i^^S '^"^" " 
a feh'jw builder of Italian ex- h^*°)^,,'"^"^';^^ , , . 

traction, quite prominent and bi ought it up in the first place One of our objectives for boyj 

-, wealthy, and from whom I na- ' I^iff.^"^^, . ^^ ^'^; "°"^!V?',J is a group of Boys Clubs m whicf 

•e turally expected a high degree of ' relished this opportunity. All the , they may organize and contr 

je intelligenee. He accepted my in- ' P^^t-up feelings of the persecut- I their own affairs. Through thl 

-- • • " ed rose and burst upon hnn. ' inspiration of our District AttoiT 

I told him of the time .when ney. we have been successful i| 

I was a \'0ungster in Cljacago, 1 organizing four Boys Clubs 

and entered ap Italian section to i this kind in the cit>'. My assa 

be unmercifully beaten by p I ciate. Dr. A. C. Johnson, and 

group of boys, twice rhy size and have organized the West Sic 

age only because of my faith as Boys Club. The East Side Ath 

. . T ■ "u J J J- ^ Jew. But in place of harboring; letic Association, the Watts Bov 

I Was Jewish, and upon nodding malice all my life towards the Club and the George Carver cK 

IT^fuffl-i-^^S^utf'^u -I" .!?J!,- I Italians as a whole, I had on , of the Compton avenue schoq 

many occasions given them em- | of Watts or others, 
ployment and was instrumental Our office, cooperates with ev 

in helping thim in other ways, ery other agency in preventii 

I asked hirn why a great many crim^and ju\-enile delinquent 

Italians, who had made their liv- We are attempting to make 

ing in this country' were openly dem^istration in one of our bo> 

sympathizing with Mussolini and schools where there are over K 

Hitler, despots whose murderous ' boys from underprivileged ar 

depredations are causing unbear- in most cases broken homel 

able sufferings throughout the Many of these boy? come 

world. If he| had to be really , school without breakfa.'.t ar 

concerned ab<)ut someone reflect- consequently out of sorts Ce^ 

ing upon his kac*. it wouldn't be tainly they are unfit foi studj 

just one. lone thoughtless wo- snd they are a real problem 

mon. but thousands of his people ^^^ principal and their teacherl 

in a manner that ra- 
ther altered my opinion of him. 
How^-er, I will give you a re- 
sume of my conversation with 
him. and allow you to be the 

His first question was whether 

me that some of his best friends 
were Jewish, as a great many 
do, but instead, he said, "Well, 
something happened to me today 
which I believe j'ou a$ a Jew 

He then went on in great 
length, telling me of a perhaps 
thoughtless old Jewish woman, 
who had complained that since 

, , ,, I u' V, 1 ■ I. f 1 , put America last, but it will nev 

Something fine and challenging ' which lavish fulsome upon er make "America first." 
.1.1 1^ ■ -X /-\_ Italy s partner and susoiciously btw » ¥«xic che-xt't 

appears in the Mar. 16 issue of Op 
portunity magazine, on editorial 
publicizing the National Urban Lea- 
gue's Vocational Guidance Week. 
It says in part: 

"Today industry pleads for skill- 
ed men, tool mokers, d^e makers, 
machinists, draftsmen, welders, and 
the position of the Negro would be 
infinitely stronger if during these 
past years he hod been more sensi- 
tive to the paramount importance of 
guidance in his search for a method 
of livelihood, 

"For despite (he current color bar 
in industry, admittedly unparolled 
in its extent and viciousness in the 
history of the United States, it is easi- 
er to force the ramparts of prejudice 
when equipped by training to per-, 
form task than when totally unpre- 
pared or illy prepared to accept op- 
portunity if and when it comes. . . . 

"The assumption by counselors 
that the industrial status of the Ne- 
gro is permanent and unchanging is 
fallacious and stupid. It is based on 
a complete ignorance of changes in 
the occupational pattern of the Ne- 
gro pnd other minority groups in 
America. It is evidence thot the 
counsdors are not acquainted with 
the ditch-digging Irish or Italians of 
a generation or so ago. 

"Vocational Guidance Vveek is on 
attempt to bring the Negro inot only 
guidance but inspiration. The Urban 
League rejects the pessmistjji vi6w 
thot the Negro is eternally fixed in 
his present indu'.^rial position. Rath- 

omit mention of wh?t Italy is do- ^^ILLIONS SPENT 

ing. thev see one t'hing clearly. ' Not the billions for defense au 
This is that their own leaders thorized or appropriated by Con 

am sure 

painstaking task. 

when we fini.«hed 
our little conversation he wa« 
vcr^- much | enlightened, and 

They were suspicious of us unf 
we convinced them that we wan| 
ed only to help 

We were fortunate in gettir 

unsatisfactory to her. At any rate. r]d lady whol insulted him. 'Wiiat 

- , , ,1 11 1 '" the course of the conversation ^^ y^^ ^Y,m 

have lost heart in the cause, have ^ Rress, but _ the^_ dollars actually 1 ^he called him a "dirty dago." i " j h^^e alwiys believed that on 

whereupon he retaliated with , occasion, m^bers of 

become so weakened in morale I Put to work tell the story of re- 

that. far from even trying to ex 
cuse their country's plisht. they 
slavishly hymn the glories of 
treir oartnor-in-arm-. 

The swift German conquest of 
most of Europe, and England's 


apartment building, she was un 

able to sleep peacefully. 

WiJh courtesy that speaks well | — certainly a 

for him. he asked her whether 

he should build the 12 unit build- 
ing ejswhere sind deliver it when 

completed, which was apparent- [ ;,Vould noTonljerwom"' a^boul Th" Kenny Washington to 'appe; 

' " '- ' — *' — '- before them. THiey gave him ; 

oyation that he will remember 
long time. "General'' Kenny w; 
eager to help these boys, so 
offered s scholarship \o VC 
for the boys making the bc.":t n 

We feel that if these boy? we 
allowed to do some of the thin 
they want to do in athleti 
and music we can sa\e the 
Hence we have recommend 
that they be provided instri 
ments for a boys' band 

when the Jews were instrument- in my minv contacts with j '^^ ^""^ letting the public in 

al in curUiling the automobile members of the colored race, I * ^^^'"^t when we tell you th 
^lege of knowing Mr, Charles' sales of Henry Ford: so. believe have noticed one particularh- , ^^ "OP^ to meet a crymg n 

me, he was really worried. When fine characteHstic that stands out '"" the Eastside. that is. a pi* 

mightily, and in mv humble opin- 

armament progress. Announce- 
ment by the Treasury that Feb- 
ruary's defense spending reached 
S592 million — S133 million more 
than December, S145 million more 
than last Julv»-show the nation 
at last is beginning to noticeably 
lengthen its strides. 

Dear Editor: 

The Mock Lynching; iThere I Broady. the officer in question, 
was a recent mock lynching Of for more than 25 years. He has 
Negro students at Fremont High | established a world-wide reputa- 
.school here. — Ed.) 1 tion. one that is truly outstand- 

We colored people are an hum- .ing. He is recognized by the bet 

retaliated with , occasion. me(mbers of mv race 

great vigor in defense by nronipt- ^ave often liade the great mis- 

ly calling her a "kike. bhe take of attempting to apologize 

threatened to start a boycott g^^ defend d few weak Ones.' As 

when his building should be, ^ jg^^, y ^o^^ fp^, g^^ ^^^.^ ^^_ 

completed, promising that no sponsible for the ill-advised ^cts 

Jewish tenants would rent, be- of a few bad! Jews than anv good 

cause she would tell thjm he ),onest Swede, Irishman, Negro, 

was a -fifth columnist. p^ie or what have you. should 

He had heard of the boycott he responsible for the acts of the ' 

against German-made poods, and weak members of his race. 

ble race, but by no mean,'? cow 
ardly. Why does it always take 
from 500 to 1000 white beople to 
go out and get on? Negro to 
lynch? I think af this critical 
time Americans would walk more 

If one white oerson hafT a mat 

I asked him what I was expect- mightilv. and in mv humble opin- , '^'^^re any boy of any race, ere 

ed to do about it. or how I should , ion. is winding them more re- I c religion can come off the stre 

be concern!', he displayed a soect and consideration than anv- ; and . 'ind the tyoe of recreatio 

mental gem that fairly blinded thing else, and that is. despite ' '^<" '■'^f'^ *"<■ '""■'Jt- 

me. thusly: known prcjildices and restaints. In _ fine we Ji.ope <" nave 

ter class of citizens is being a 

conscientious hard-worker and is 

respected by all who stand for 

law enforcement and suppression 

of crime. His knowledge of and 

activities m police work have i race." snd intelligence, that should oe tion they certainly desrn-e ar 

brought to .lustice some of tho ; j^ow I was really concerned, taught to thie fellow \irho thinks | ^j.^ striving so hard to secu-e 

most_ desperate criminals. On | One lone, thoughtless, iirespon- : he is a supprior being. That is, In any event, here if one fel 

"Why you American Jews the colored rate is showing little P""'"*' ^'"^ J^^,*^'""^ after tl^ 
should educate such a woman not | bitt<-mess. To withstand wrong.? 'amous .'Ml .Nations Boys club 
to call anyone names. Why such ; and iniu.sticets and still be capable ' "*" street, 
a woman reflects on vour entire of smiling, is a t\pe of courage 

Will vou helo save a bov 

^,,^ ^ v..w„f,... , , he is a supprior being. That k 

ver against a colored oerson. why ! several occasions, he has brought sible woman was bringi;ig shame I'ly firm conviction. I have no ' low who sincerely wi?he« thei 
doesn't he say something to the back fugitives from as far back and rancor on perhaps better: coubt but that the colored people I luck and wants to know how 
person instead of getting a gang | ss New "^ork -..ate and obtained than ten million Jews in this will eventudlly win the recogni- j ran be of assistance. 

tp threaten him with? .j a conviction after pronerly ore- courftry, at least as far as he was ' | _ i ' ' 

If we colored peoolc continue | paring the case for the District concerned, and because he was | ^ ^li^r-^ B^VrT-v^^^^ ■ a ■ 

to be crushed under the iron Attorney of this count.v. I the- wealthy, prominent builder • VSUCdT EDITORIAL 

heels of the white, we are going In discussing this article with i who objected to being called a ■■»■•■ ^^ ■-%■«-«•■ 

to be like the Jews under Hitler. ^ reputable citizens, I have found , ■dirty dago' and a "fifth column- it's customary to hate that several of them consider , jjt " 20 000 Jews or better in 

(From Thp New York Aye) 
^ The Manhattan Central Medi- 

the person you've wronged as we I the editorial as being a personal | Log Angeles"" should Tnstantiy ^^' Society which is campaigning 
have been wronged through the [ matter and not a case to be placed drop all their affairs and take • " '"'e*« ,UP. unethical practices 

ages of American history. j before the public— to be decided this poor, misguided old ladv in 

If these demonstrations don t through a throw-around weekly ! hand. I only confined myself to 

among physicians, dentists and 
pharmacists ' in Harlem, charges 

arouse every colored person, then , advertising sheet. It apnears that I th«» iIm Aneeles area for I hard- i t*?*. Amsterdam Star News with 

it's useless to say any more. 

In closing. I sav "May God^eal 
with them as they would deal 
with us." 

An F,A'"-T.,E Reader. 
1600 E. 24th Street 

! the Editor is «eeking help from 
♦he Dilhlic and takes this means 
to black»n thv- renntation of the 
officer. He offers the accused- no 
chance to defend himsielf. If Jus- 
tice and Brotherlv Love is to be 
our motto '» certainly doesn't 
aooear fair for anyone, regard- 
less of race, color or creed, to 
take advantage of a public ser- 
\-?"t in thi<! m'^nner. 

To my knowledge, Mr. Broady 
has been in the oolice depart- 
ment .^for more than 25 vears. 
workir" as a detective over 17 
vears. This apoears to me to be 

er, the League believes that finally ;a^^^my knowledge of ws actiyi- 
skill and ambition <lnd faith will win 
for the Negro a pipce in America 
commensurate with his ability and 

Dear Editor: 

In reading the Los Angeles 
Sentinel of March 6. 1941. my 
attention was directed to an ar- 
ticle accusing one of our veteran 
officers with misconduct grow- 
«.•? out of an inve«ti«!ation in the 

discharge of his duty. I am re- 

questing that you publish my a very fine recor|I: and I am 
view of this narticular officer gyre, if we had more law en 

ly expected him to include the 
Jews in the entire country. 

I assured him that I felt very 
much disturbed over this situa- 
tioii and, would bring the matter 
before the elders of my syna- 
gogue., whom I felt certain 
w^ld in turn botheir someone 
else. Certainly, something would 
be done and I appr^iated his 
thuoghtfulness. In spite of the 
fact that we are called "kikes." 
no Jew should call [ anvone a 
*'dirty dago." especially if he is 

I have no way Of knowing 
whether he regarded pi^ serious- 

ties, not only as a policeman but 
from a religious as well as fra- 
ternal and social standpoint. 

T have been practicising denfls- 

4ry In Los Angeles for a number 

had the privi- 

co:, «>#^^^a!^ j,js knowledge anamy^%totr/'^'^'''Wy^lt:s:^y^ 

forceraent nfficsrs of |)is caI^br•^ Ix <"■ n°t, but this jarred him 
our community would be a bet- , "Now, I'll tell you; something 

ter place in which to live. 
, • j ' Sincerely, . 
Dff. B. A. JORQAN 
4<J78 S. Central Avenue 

U Ki' 

■ i 1-1' 




i '' M' i- » 

you should be concerned about. 
In New York or- Ne^i^ Jersey, a 
fellow named Petrillq, murdered 
several people in cold blood, and 
is consequently going to the 


aiding these' unethical profession 
al people hy carrying their ad- 
vertisements which are often 
misleading and untrue 

Dr. Georfle Cannon, represent- 
ing the Sofciety, has cifed this 
newspaper lio appear in court for 
violating S^tion n42-a of the 
Penal Law; in publishing false 
and misleading advertising con 
ceming lost manhood, lost vitali 
ty. impotency. sexual weakness, 
etc. His action brings .shamlv to 
public att'Ttion the question of 
ethical stanpards maintained by 

While it 



because the>- need the money. . 

many believe that the reader wil 
use his discretion m anrwerii 
these appeals. 

The Amsterdam Star New| 
however cannot claim pover 
in this instance for it has 
most aggressive advertising poll 
cy of arty Negro publication anj 
boasts a large \'olume of adveif 
tising than any of its conter 
poraries. Its publishers are then 
selves physicians and for thd 
reason should be in comple^ 
sympathy with the aims of 
tral Manhattan Medical Societjj 
_ Patent medicines and adveS 
tising for chronic diseases shoulj 
be carefully scanned before the| 
claims are accepted, for the sic 
are the easiest victims of sue 
fraudulent claims. 

On the subSect of ethics il 

Is a good' thing for i journalism, wr daresay that thl 

newsnaper publishers to be care 
ful about what goes into their 
news columns as well as. adver- 
tising columns, the Income of 
most Negro publications is so ir- 
regular that they are oftep forced 
to accept sidvertismg that they 
themselves do not approve simply 

Negro Dress as a whole is nl 
worse than other weekly publif 
the Negro press might be raise 
cations. The ethical standards 

Newspapers are education* 
mediums and like all educatloni 
al institutions, their sttndarf'l 
cannot be tOe high. 


STORK SHOWER— In whMi Uve "wbotk" ahaoai beat tfa« shvwcr, 
WM giytn SmndxT by Mn. Jo* L«w1c, hdaofUix Mn. ChviM 
^nmuam, U th» b«MttfBl Hmm ot Mn. G«or|ia Cnmc, 1411 E. 
WmAlnctao bovtonmL Charmiiic jouni BUitrMM who broarfat 

nomeroiu gilts for mother and babe, included Mesdames. Wilbur 
Asliford, Lolita Johnson, Harold Brown, Kermit Brown, L«o 
Trammel, Kate Dixon, Edwlna Fuller, Beulah Caldwell, Emma 
Jean- MeBroom* Doris Ake, Elisabeth Mills, Maxine Holt, Georxia 

Crane, Era Forsythe, Ethel Robinson, Clarence Taylor, Gladyce Berry Tate, Dallas Crane. Dootsie Williams and his Chocolate 

Collins, Polly La Blance, Marian Davis, James Davis, Edna Ala* Drops furnished mvait for tlM party. 
Coins, Avanelle Harris, Patsy Hunter, Picola Washington, Lillian I 

Doran and Alye* Teal. Gentemen guests were Raymond Tate, 





By J. CuHtn FantrtM 


ERA Will Give 
Prizes to Essay 


They db say, and in all earn- 
estness, that there is a haunted 
house on the Westsidel 

It "seems that a woman died 
in a mysterious manner in the 
house sometime ago and sub- 
sequently there have been 
some goings-on which could 
coni'pete with the Boris Kar- 
loff-Bela; Lugosi-Peter Lorre 
thrillers. ' 

Here are a few of the things 
which have taken place: 

(DA Negro family moved 
in. The members hereof were 
disturbed at night by the "cov- 
ers" being puUed off the bed. 
They moved out! 

(2> Another Negro famiiy 
moved in. Child "grabbed" 
while playing under the house. 
They, too, moved out! 

(3) A Korean family moved 
in. They were annoyed . at 
night by "choking hands" and 
windows "rising" by them- 
selves. Out they went, 

(4) The third Negro family 
moved in. The wife was "chok- 
ed" on several occasions. The 
telephone "moved" when it was 
being used. Covers "pulled" 
off at night. That was enough 
for them, too! 

(5) People living next door 
^ to the empty house heard 
' "screaming." Gas stoves went 

out in the|ir homes and chilled 
air replaced the heated atmos- 
phere. T^ey claim the win- 
dows go ■ up. and down, the 
doors open and shut and the 
curtains come down of their 
own accord! 

4 Others Cited for Distinguished Work 
By Protestant Digest Associates 

NEW YORK, Mar. 13. — Five persons of nation- 
al repute were cited lost week for distinguished work 
in promoting better racial and religious relationships 

at a Dinner Forum given by the>» . .,, , , , ., . ., 

Protestant Digest Associates in perceived, wll look gladly at the 
., _._ L.11 -t »i v 1. \ Tilf Of thpir hand."; and siav 


Notables Attend Rally Staged By Chamber 
of Commerce at St. Patrick's Church Hall ' 

Draftees summoned up for a year of intensive 
training under the Selective Service Act, were offi- 
cially honored last Thursday night with a banquet | 

staged in their behalf by a spec-»_ ""7"*, ' r.~T ,„ . 

lai Citizens Committee of East-T<^entral avenue. Sixty- selectees 
side residents. ^e^e ^^^^, ^ ^^ inducted for 

training early the next mommg, 

The banquet was held in St. (Friday.) About forty of. that 
Patrick's church hall, 1034 East | number turned up at the board 
34th street and was attended by j headquarters and were marched 
scores of district leaders and re- \ to the banquet hail accompanied 
presentatives of the state, county, I by the music of the Drum and 
citv and federal governments. j Bugle Corjjs of the Benj. J. Bow- 

Honorees were selectees from i ic Post American Legion 228. All 
Draft Board 215, located at 5214 I along the parade line the draft 

selectpes were loudly cheered. ' 

Credit for whipping' the affair 
into jhape went to the Eastside 
Chamiber of Commerce. It was 
thru the Am '■ icaniiation Com- 
mitter and M y ary Affairs Com- 
mitted of that organization that 
the thought was bom that an of- i 
ficial ' recogniion -diould be paid i 
the selectees by citizens of East- ! 
side Los Angeles. Public spirited 
individuals and organizations 
quickly saw the wisdom of such 
a move, »nd enthusiasticaJlj- 
joined in making up the person- 
nel of the general Citizens Com- 

Others vho participated on the 
rousing program were ex-Mayors 
Frank L. Shaw and John C. 
Porter, Mrs. Nellie V. Carlysle, 

: Mrs. Marie Reed. Julius T. Green. 
Baxter Scruggs. Frederick M. 
Roberts. L. G. Robinsorv Charles 

I Satchell Morris, George Burleson. 

I Leon Washington, Jr.. Rev. Fath- 
er George, Captain Allen. Rex. 
Mabel Oliver. R. G. LaMar. Sr., 

I former Councilman Howard W. 

1 Davis, Jerome L. Huberts, Rheba 

PTA Members 
Visit Shelter 

Mr?. L...iya.-. L.-^\-i.:-s. presi- 
dent of the Thomas Jefferson 
High school PTA and nine mem- 
bers of the Board, names Ida 
Scott. Virginia Stevens, Dora 
Wiihams. Daisy Jordan. Aeolia 
'Maxwell. Susie Mingleton. Lill- 
ian Kelson, Josephine Brown and 
Pearl Bailey, visited the East- 
side Shelter for girls and women 
1657 East 22 street: a Commun- 
itv Chest Agency. Saturday. 

Mrs. Nettie Reese, superintend- 
ent, acted as guide and explain- 
ed the work being done in this 
temporary shelter for needy, un- 
employed ard transient \«omen 
and eiris. 

Crawford, Atty. Thomas L. Grif- 
fith, Frea C . Williams. Mrs. 
Esther Brown. Edward McGee; 
Antoinette Brazlilc. Maxie 
Thrower. Mrs. Gertie Lee. Taus- 
tina Johnson, Pearl Moses and 
' many others. 

I Meeting Si| day. Mar. 23 at 
I Phillips Temple, 43rd and Wads- 


Mother Rector, whose name 
is known to all, is awaiting 
publication of her autobiog- 

Coming to California 40 or 
more years ago, she has seen 
Lo« Angeles and adjacent 
towni and citie« grow to their 
present-day bigness. 

A$ active as ever, and a con- 
versationalist of the first wat- 
er, »he prizes a letter she re- 
ceived about 1912 from famed 
educator Booker T. Washington 
and enjoy* the acquaintance of 
J. Edgar Hoover and his Fed- 
eral Bureau of lavestigation. 
She has lived a full life, 
bringing aid and comfort to the 
needy and less fortunate and a 
new vigor to th« despondent 
and weary. 

the main ballroom of New York 
City's swank Hotel . Roo.';evelt 
before nearly 1000 guests. Those 
cited were Harold L. Ickes. Sec- 
retary of the Interior; Lester B. 
Granger, Assistant Executive 
Secretary of the National Urban 
League: Ralph IngersoH, Editor 
of P. M.: Ruth Benedict, anthro- 
pologist and author: and Samuel 
Howie, minister and interracial 
leader of Memphis. Tennessee. 
The meietnig represented a 
cross-section of Protestant 
church and lay leadership In- 
cluding X6 bishops of. the Epls- 
copal and Methodist denomina- 
tions, rallying around the slo- 
! ean "Protestantism Answers 

i Hate." J J . • 

I Ickes' citation commended nis 
I work as "an honest and faith- 
I ful servant of the people of the ' 
i United States. . . who administer- 
I ed fearlessly and without favor 
those measures which have pre^- 
served their heritage of the soil. 
Granger's citation credited him 
"as leader in these days yvhen 
the destiny of our country lies m 
the hands of those who work and 
think. . . You have understood 
the nature of prejudice — that its 
roots are deep in the fear of ma- 
terial insecurity— and have press- 
ed open doors of labor hitherto 
closed and have led the way to 
a more profound, the only real 
security. You have perceived 
the rock upon which our democ- 
racy once had its base and have 
begun to build again. . . You have 
gone among the forgotten peo- 
ple and have shown them their 
dependency uoon each other, 
white and Neyo alike. . . Do not 
let your work die. Do not cease 
to follow the behest of your clear 
insights. The people of ,thf' Uni- 
ted States, when they shall find 
themselves once more grounded 
in the deep base which you have 

nrk Of their hands and say 
'Truly, we the people have had 
a friend in Lester Granger"." 
Speakers, for the meeting in- 
cluded Ickes, IngersoH, Johan- 
nes Steel, radio commentator, 
and Rev. A. Clayton Powell, 
Jr., pastor <-( Harlem's Abys- 
sinian Baptist church. Rev. 
Powell pointed out that "as 
long as Proetstant Churches 
refused to admit a Negro to 
worship and serve God within 
their doors, they cannot be a 
real force for combatting racial 
intolerance." Dr. Channing H. 
Tobias partic | ated In the For- 
um dbcussio I and paid high 
tribute to Secretary Lskes for 
his sponsorship of Marian An- 
derson in her recital before 
the Lincoln Memorial. 

The meeting was livened by 
the singing of Kenneth Spencer, 
noted young I'cgtx) baritone, and 
the Golden Gate Quartet gave 
original renditions of spirituals. 

worth, the Economic Relief As 
sociation announced today that 
contestants in its sensational 
essay contest will receive prizes 
at the confab. 

Set to take honors are Kenneth 
Hays, Miss Carey Mangum and 
Miss Edna Cunningham. Subject 
of the essays concern Negro bus- 
iness and the opportunities which 
it bffers Negro youtJi. 

The ERA. fa^t becoming one 
of the community's outstanding 
bodies, is dedicated to the en- 
couragement of colored enter- 
prise in Los Angeles. Headquar- 
ters at 2714 So. Comptori avenue 
are a focal point of propaganda 
determined to undermine "eco- 
nomic defeatism" and inspire 
Negroes in a rebirth of indus- 
trial vision. 


SOLD OUT two hours 
publioation last Thursday . . . . 
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Again it hai coma to the at- 
tention of thia department — 
the practice of a local hospital 
in tabbing as "Ethiopians" the 
Negro babies. 

Of course. Haile Selassie, the 
conquering Lion of Judah, has 
his mijad on more important 
things at the moment, but we 
wonder what he would say to 

In light of past and present 
l story there could possibly be 
no greater cause for chest-beat- 
ing than to be called an Ethi- 
opian. The history of this race 
of people is as fraught with 
srand tchievementa and cul- 

ture as any that could powibly 
be named. 
But . . . 

Why call an American Negro 
baby by any other name than 
American Negro? Not that it 
matters so very much what 
one U called. It Just happens 
that "Ethiopian" in thii in- 
stance is a misnomer. 


Keep an eye on Bobby 
Brooka, that 12-year old boy 
loprano. He want« to be * 
concert singer and, believe you 
us. he'a on his way! . . . Ruby 
Berkeley Goodwin, mother, 
writer, author, poet, and lec- 
turer, looking better every day 
despite her many and varied 
interests . . . Robert Brown, 
local NYA official, is doing a 
commendable job in. dissemi- 
nating news of the work of 
this Federal agency . . . Lela 
O. Murray, dude ranch over- 
seer, may find herself again a 
hostess to Joseph Louis Bar- 
row and hi« entourage. Mis- 
ter Barrow happens to be 
heavyweight prize fight ruler 

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Food In abundant quantities 
it essential for the national defense. And the farm- 
en of this agticultiual empite are ready and able 
to mett the demands of &• future. Nme opt of 
ten farms in Central and Southern California have 
electric power, although in the nation as a whole 
only about four out of ten farms are on electric 
lines. jElectrical methods of farming, now widely 
used here to speed farm production, can be utilized 



to an«ver greater extent. 

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music, played by a 
talented , musician. 
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Know It Happened 

TkHraday/MaKh *" 1941 

Say, you know it mtke a fellow feel mifhty good to learn that 
\U work is appreciated and that by it he has Contributed somewhat 
to tha pleasure, information and advancement of his race. So, with 
pardonable pride, I am showing^ 
you a letter that I received sev- 
eral weeks ago from Claude A. 
Bamett. director of the Associa- 
ted' Negro Press since its begin- 
ninR in 1919. I trust you will also 
enjoy reading It, since this, mine 
and your 01' Kolyum, has been 
syndicated through the Associa- 
ted Negro Press for many years. 
(Yours Truly started as r"-<!t re- 
presentative in 1928. 
"Dear Mr. Levette: 

"We begin a new year. We wish 
to thank you for our cooperation 
this past year and to tell you 
how much we have enjoyed 
working with you, seeing to it 
that Negroes are better acquain- 
tde with what is going on in their 
own world. 

ttu^e for Consolidated films and 
Millian Dollar release, could not 
get before the cameras last Tues- 
day as scheduled. Because of a 
month's loss of time due to rain, 
it had been thought possible to 
rearrange the shooting so as to 
do it all indoors. But the first 
two days just had to be out-door 
shots, and Lo and behold, down 
came the rain again last Tuesday 
and Wednesday. IncidenUlly, 
Pete Webster did not sign for 
the lead, that of "Dr. Thurroan" 
but will probably do so this wk. 
The parts of Renie, the villainess, 
and Helen, the nurse, have not 
yet been put down on contract 
paper either. Because the date 

arrived for Columbia to occupy 

"You have contributed much i f^?"* . Particular sound stages, 
this past year and have rendered ' ^ ^ ^^^" cannot get start- 
a service to our people in your • ~ ""^ ^^^e last part of the 
town, your section and the na- ""onth. Alfred Weston is both 
tion. We are grateful to you and ^astmg director and production 
there are perhaps many who si- '^X'j'l'"- 

lently appreciate your contribu- _, "^° Toddy, wh.o as head of the 
tion. t Consolidated Film exchanges, has 

"Trusting fcat you will re- charge of the releases of "Mr. 
double your efforts this year and - ]*!^***?i"^°n Goes to Town," 
with every good wish for vour , 'while Thousands Cheer, "Lady 
luccesa and happiness. I remain, I Luck." "Four Shall Die," and 
Sincerely. j many other all-colored cast films, 

C. A. BARNETT I was in from his AtlanU head- 

,^ . ' quarters last week on important 

The Associated Negro Press." business in HoUsrwood. He re- 
Needless to say that I treasure I ports a greatly increased inter- 
this letter very highly and I hope | est by the Race fans, and a grow- 
each and every one of you read- | ing desire to see their own on the 
er« comprise the "many who si- | screen. Unlike many whites in 
lently appreciate my contribu- , the motion picture field, he ad- 
tion." ! mits that he learns the real truth 

If vou do. and I believe you ' about the race from our intelli- 
do. then how about dropping a gent, con.scientiou.-: leaders. He 


card or a letter ta this paper. 
In case you wi-^th to write me di- 
rectly, send your letter in care 
of this paper. If there is any 
question of general information. 

is personally acquainted with the 
president of Tuskegee and is a 
great admirer of the noted scien- 
tist. Dr. George Carver. 
Talk about Hollywood stars be- 

how certam motion pi:tu^e scenes | ing temperamenUl! The Pullman 
are made, etc, t shall be glad to i Company sent an official all the 
answer it in the issue following I wav from Chicago to the Hal 
receipt. Occasionally I am asked ' Roach Studio to make sure the 
to locate missing persons, once ' train beds in 'Broadway Limited' 
from a relative of Stepin Fetchi.t 1 were made up correctly, 
another time from the mother of i 

Stompy Celestan. Last week came IN MUSICAL CIRCLES 
a letter aslcing for the year that ^ND NIGHT PPOTS 
Laura Smith, late blues singer , Cab Calloway's band is not due 
ard comedienne died. It was in here for opsy's Roost until the j 
1934 while she was a member of latter part of this month instead 
Sarah Butler's Old Time South- of last month as Your's Truly 
ern Singers. mistakenly informed you. I am ' 

Promise Dept — (news tiny tid- Soing to ask Harvey Brooks for 
bits with promises of fuller de- his resignation as my stooge and 
tails later). . . Oscar Smith quiet- cub reporter on thmgs musical, 
ly using influence to get twenty- , for it was he who gave me the 
nine more colored ianitors em- bum steer. Maybe he meant Mar. 
ployed at Paramount. First six 28, but, anyhow, the news kept a 
were employed a few months ago lot of folks here on their toes 
following Jtorie^ in race news- ready to greet the king of hi- 
papers about the whole crew of de— ho. , 

thirty-eight being Japanese. Of Lovev LK'ne, curvacious, seduc- 
present crew of thirty-five, twen- live little interpretative dancer, 
ty-nine are Japanese, but they i as lovely as her name, has left 
may have to go back to their own the Rhum Boogie, and is now 
dear land of the cherry blossoms at the i^'^iate Den in Hollywood. 
to find work. Black Americans She is th.-illing the blase Holly- 
are loyal Americans: deserve , wood night lifers to the strains 
American employment. . . Mrs. i of Nick Cochran's band. Lovey is 
Mary Reed, widely known mot- | the only colored entertainer, an- 

ion picture player, has done note- 
worthy work in organizing a 

other ofay entertainer being Su- 
zanne Miller, new protege of Ru- 

woman's ambulance unit for de- ' dv Vale* The coast first cast 

fense work: they meet every 
Tuesday and Thursday nights, at 
McKinlev Jr. Hiah school. . . You 
can't walk ^ugh Hollywood 
boulevard r I 

charmed eyes on La Lane when 
^e was brought here from New | 
Tork to headline at the Para- I 
dise cafe. Her most recent stage i 
Vine without appearance was a week .it the 
healthy adult j Paramount theatre with Andy 

refugees frr Germany selling i Kirk's bandt 

pencils or v, / I'ver other knick- 
knack they r 1 get started with 
in business. Soon they'll be tell' 
ing the United States how to ban- 

Duke Ellington, now on a tour 
following his triumphs here at j 
the Casa Manana. opens at the I 
Lake Theatre, Salt Lake City, 

die the so-called "Negfro ques- Utah. March 21. The famous 


X X X 

HATTIE McDANIEL, first lady 
of the screen, was eagerly sought 
by conductor Jannsen to sing in 
concert at the Wilshire-Ebell 
theatre, just at the time she was 
busy at Warner Bros. . . Mrs. 

band then goes to Fox Egyptian 
at Ogden. Utah, Mar. 26 and 27. 
hey are due back here at th^ I 
Paramount on April 3. ^ ' 

Hattie Noels has been rolling i 
them in the aislea at the K-9 ' 
Club with Webster's band. 
Ceelle Burk's band, playing its 

Helen Burt, former Metropolitan Hawaiian war chant, gets rounds 
Grand Opera singer, now the of applause at the Bal Taborin. 
teacher and manager of the three j With war in the atmosphere, the 
little colored girls, the Stevens -number is very popular and time 

Sisters, featured in "Broken 
Strmgs," says the girls will be 
back in Hollywood this summer. 
. . . Ben Carter, contract player 
at Fox studio, swears he means it 
about suing a recently launched 
gossip mag. . . Street cooler pro- 
ducers who know it all and talk 
loudly about how easy it is to 
produce major type pictures, 
paste this in your hat-band: just 
one small item of * expense. . . 
sound truck rental, per day, $100 
. . .Pre-recording. prior to re- 
hearsals and actual shooting, $55 
per hour. . . Ink Spots prepared 
for departure last Monday after 
■winding u pin "Great American 
Broadcast" at Twentieth Century 
Fox. . . Dance featuring the fam 
ous act at R<Jof Garden last Sun- 
day night failed to draw over a 
few htmdred. . . "name" band 
needed for the dancing. . . Fay 
Allen, leader in musical circles 
and member of the Board of Ed- 
ucation, was elected to office of 
trustee in Musician's Local 767, 
for 1941. 


'Great American Broadcast" 
at 20th Century-Fox, is rapidly 
drawing to a close. "The Nicholas 
Brothers, recently added, are still 
working, but the Ink Spots have 
finished and have left. A num- 
ber of atmosphere players re- 
main. Among these last Monday 
were Richard Coleman, Ed All- 
Mi. Jim Davis, Bobby Johnson, 
Curtis Hamilton and others 

ly The Musitian's Local here, 
one of the finest in the country, 
is also one of the strictest as to 
the enforcement of rules. This is 
no doubt the reason for its pres- 
ent su(/ess. 

Republic ha' purchased "Ang- 
el Cake for Devil" a song 
by ''Eddie Cherkose and Jule 
Styne. which Gertrude Niesen 
will sing in "Rookies on Parade." 

Cast: Marlene Dietrich, Bruce 
Cabot, Roland Young, Mischa Au- 
er, Andy Devine, Melville Coop- 
er, Eddit Quillan, Laura Hope 
Crews, Frank Jenka, Franklin 
Pangbom, Thereaa Harris, Clar- 
ence Muse. Director, Rene Clair; 
Producer, Joe Pasternak. 

LSI! Dramatizes ' 
Life of Carver 

18— Several studenti and lacuhy 
merobera of Southern university 
enacted prominent roles in an 
imusual radio drama last Wed- 
nesday night when thejr assist- 
ed members of the Radio Guild 
of Louisiana State university in 
the prf^witafion .of a dvsima, 
"The Benefit of Man'itind." 
which told the story of the life 
of George Washington Carver 
This original script, which trac- 
ed in » SO-minute period the Wit 


A talent that is intense, pro- 
vocative and somewhat raw, 
burst forth upon a' large audience 
at Birch Street Christian church 
Sunday night when Caleb Pet- 
erson, a young man fresh from 
New York's rigorous winter, ap- 
peared in a vocal-dramatic re- 
el taL 

He is the best "undiscovered" 
performer I have ever heard. His 
capabilities are so vast that one 
can lean baci: in complacency 
when considering hi« future. He 
has a voice, personality and 
amazing dramatic ability. In oth- 
er words. Young Caleb has got 
it on the balL 

This point established, we can 
proceed to talk behind his back. 
Like many less gifted dramatic 
"readers," Peterson sometimes 
submerges hia genuine filent in 
a liberal layer of pointless roar- 
ing. Now, mind you, it's not bad 
roaring (he has a beautiful voice) 
but frequently it contributes 
nothing to the delineation of 
character. He also stamps on the 
floor pretty hard, and this doesn't 
go so well in places no architec- 
turally adapted to it. These are, 
of course, passing and superficial 

Petersons' portrayal of Em- 
Ceror Jones, from Scene 2 of 
Eugene O'Neil's famed play, was 
technically fine: although it fail- 
ed to come to life. This. I think, is 
inherent in the play, which was 
all in all as stagey a piece of 
com as the Arherican theater has 
ever produced. They say Paul 
Robeson does the role magnifi- 
cently. That he can make such a 
character breathe is fresh testi- 
mony to his genius. At any rate, 
it was a vehicle through which 
Peterson displayed a highly ex- 
pert bag o' tricks. 

A dramatic scene from Peter- 
son's ' Own brain child, "Big ' 
Robe," (dedicated to P. Robeson; l 
get it?) was more fortunate. It' 
presented a much wider scope j 
for portrayal of a rounded, hu- i 
man character, and the actor' 
played it with an essential con- [ 
viction. If is about a chain-gang i 
laborer and his conversations with [ 
God and how he loved his moth- 
r^ and killed his father. It's rath- 
er deep in the old theatrical ira- . 
dition. but that doesn't prevent I 
"Big Robe" from carrying a solid, 
dramatic punch. ' 

Peterson has mastered the 
tricks of inflection with unusual 
skill. There are few actors who 
have learned the art of effective- 
ly faking laughter. There are 
fewer still who can talk through 
that laughter. Most of them com- 
promise with a sort of grown- 
up chuckle when guffawing must 
l>e punctuated by dialogue. Pet- 
erson has the thing down pat. 

His writing is pungent, and he 
has instinctively given himself 
the lines which can be played to 
the hilt. There is one serious ob- 
jection here, however. There are 
far too many "Lords." It's not 
necessary to remind an audience 
that the conversation* is between 
Big Robe and the Almighty at 
the rate of fifteen appositives per 
second. Moderately done, how- 
ever, such ind'|3ct address adds 
a neat touch oi realism. 

Young Peterson will appear 
Sunday night at Independent 
Church of Christ in a duplica- 
tion of his Birch Street program. 
All those who were not privi- 
leged (we use it advisedly) to 
hear him last Sunday, hacl bet- 
ter make tra():s for this second | 
local appearance. Those who have 
heard him will go again, anyway. 

Hampton Fliers 
Chalk Up Record 

HAMPTON (Va.) Mar. 13— 
Hampton Institute student fliers ' 
have made the best showing of all I 
groups taking the Civil Pilot 
Training courses under the CAA 
program in the Newport News 
area, Charles W. Barclay, presi- 
dent of Aviation Service, Inc., of 
that city, has announced. 

With an enrollment of 10 in 
the Hampton Institute flying 
class, 10 graduated, giving Hamp- 
ton Institute a 100 percent re- 
cord. A non-college class taking 
the CAA program at the same 
field graduated 15 out of its 16 
membeia, and third place went 
to William and Mary college with 
16 graduating out of a class of 

Hottie i^r 

Jumps of 
Comedy Role 

Travels 1000 Miles 
to Answer Costing 
Coll 9t Universal 

Hattie Noel, popular comedi- 
enne, travelled a thousand miles 
to answer a casting call. 

Featured performer at "The 
Cave," exclusive supper club in 
Winnipeg, Canada, Hattie receiv- 
ed 1-. assignment by telegraph to 
a feattired Tomedy role in 
"Double Date," romantic fun 
film recently completed at Uni- 
versal. The wire also contained 
instructions to report to Univer- 
sal Studios immediately. 

Director Glenn Tiyon n»ver 
did know until she arrived that 
the actress had come all that way 
to report for the call. Her agent 
had merely stated that Misf Noel 
was available. 

She left Winnipeg on a Sun- 
day morning at 9:15 and arrived 
ata Los Angeles at 11:40 a. m. 
Wednesday, fly 1230 she wts 
in the wardrobe fitting rooms at 
Universay City and wag on the 
set eating lunch at l':45. 

When Tryon started to apolo- 
gize for having caused her to pull 
up stakes in Winnipeg in such a 
hurry. Miss Noel held {.y her 

"Never you mind," she said. 
"It was 41 below zero when I 
left Canada and boy, that's too 
cold for my blood. 

Miss Noel has been retained by J 
Universal for a rimedy role in ' 
"Cracked Nuts" with Mischa 
Aue.-. Una Merkel and Stu Envir . ' 


Have yet to meet a theatrical 
guy or gal who didn't have a 
heluva fierce love for Chi . . 
Hear that the score from Hall' 
Johnson's Fire is a beauty, and 
that Laura Bowman shines in her 
role. Folks in it getting set for 
another run .similar to Run Lil 
Chillun . . . Local chiropractors 
up in arms about the black eye 
their profesh rcvd. when in the 
Dr. Nelson case, he was described 
as a chiropractor . . . Giggle: We 
go for the ditty Don't Let the Door 
Knobs Hit You In the Back!!! 
Heh .... 

We wish when some of our 
preachers begin urging a relay 
of collection plates passed they 
toss in a plea for a ventilating 
system. For a town that likes to 
crowd into churches we certain- 
ly think a good air-cooling set- 
up would be a Godsend ... or a 
preachersend ... or sumpin . . . 
(well all reet!) . . . Interesting 
fact gleaned from that mass 
meeting: "957r of all diseases 
constantly being beaten down to 
their knees, bnt heart disease 
constantly beats us all down to 
our knees, and doubling its 
score . . . 

Wft were talking about fame 
the o t h e r session: Our folks 
couldrft see Marian Anderson 
when she was struggling trying 
to fill a hall anyplace. Now that 
Mr. John has discovered her, it's 
"ouTj Marian" and the wholesale 
swooning in the rugs is sumpin' 
to see ... 

Looks like our hellfire recipe 
the ! other issue started some- 
thing, for cronies want another. 

left I 

dwell, try taiia: 
'1 gallon dr{y white win* (foreign 

or domestic) 
1 bottle gin 
1 cup of green tea 
3 lemons sliced 

This can be steeped up consid- 
erably by the addition of a cup 
of heavy rum or brandy . . . 
and dish that up at your next 
party . . • just dish it up is ALL 
I ask . . . it's a sender . . . 

We jotted this down the other 
a. m. after watching how some 
of the local lads regard the bond 
of friendship: Asquaintance. A 
person whom we know well en- 
ough to borrow from, but not 
well enough to lend to. A degree 
of friendship called slight when 

its object it poor or obtcurt. and 
intimate when he it ridi and 
famous. < 

We trcaked down Hullabaloo 
the other nite to again marvel 
over the beautiful lyric voice of 
Chas. Holland: Here, now, it a 
youth with something to really 
give the world & when the mo- 
vie audiences cheer him you feel 
doggone glad he's one of us . . . 
Certainly wish he'd do an ex- 
tensive concert. He's definitely a 
"must" In short, we're Chas. 
Holland rooters, tried and true. 

Grumble: We're gjdnna com- 
plain to our R«p. This town 
doesn't have enough buttered 
popcorn stands . . . Odd, there's 
no Big Brothers Club here. Fine 


Has Preview 


ticket sale for 


Mar. 13— A briak 
the first preview 

performance tonight (Thursday) 
of the stage play, "Native Son," 
from Richard Wright'a famous 
novel of the liame name, is re- 
ported by the jNAACP indiich is 
staging the aflfir. 

Canada Lee will play the part 
of "Bigger Thomas" and wUl 
have a strong suppoixum cast 


Installation of the merit sys- 
tem to govern classification and 
salary adjustments of the per- 
sonnel employed by the Housing 
Authority of the City of Los An- 
geles, was annoimoed today by 
Nicola Giulii, chairman of the 

idea, and hi^ly re^u^ed else- 
where. . . . There's no denying it 
for sheer color! in a name u can't 
beat that of "Poison" Gardner! 

Heaven meins to be one uith 
(Jod. — Confucius. 

SOLD OUT two boon after 
pablieatlon last Thnraday .... 
read the California EAGLE! Snb- 
scribe bow! CaU CE. 24ZZS. 

som^ 58 studente having 
school for poor scholarship, 
sufficient funds, and various oth- 

er reasons. 

To the Deposijtors, investors and Friends of Tlie Liberty Building- 
Loon Association of Los Angeles, California 


It was on March 17, 1924, that our Association had its formal opening at 2506 South Cen- 
tral Avenue, near our present locatiori. We have kept openi continuously on each and every busi- 
ness day since that time. We have done regular and continuous business each day during these 
nineteen years — and with your continued support we hope qnd expect to continue to do so. 

We have served and endeavored to please and serve you — the people in our city. We ore 
still at your service. The Liberty Building-Loan Association is a Savings Institution. We accept 
money on deposit and investments from our patrons and inl turn lend it to other patrons to buy 
and build homes, moke improvements on homes already owned by them, and to refinance mort- 
gages, trust deeds and approved securities. 

We endeavor to be very conservative in investing our patrons' savings. We pride ourselves 
on hoviing hod nineteen years of experience, much of which was secured during the most varied 
and crucial period this country has ever gone through. Our patrons and investors are principal- 
ly Negroes — this is primarily a race institution, our field in Los Angeles is unlimited, thus afford- 
ing us an opportunity to secure the best possible loans. j 

Knowing our investors and our borrowers as no other similar institution could possibly know 
them, enables us to have their interest at heart as no one else could possibly do. That we can ond 
are rendering to our comnujnity a service which is vitally needed and which is unsurpassable. This 
is your institution, organized by our people for our people and for your betterment and your con- 
venience. Are you supporting it? There ore in our midst large businesses in which you may free- 
ly invest your money, and reserve your just portion of dividends, and interest. But, my friends, 
they do not belong to us, and if you hove a boy or girl whose aspirotions are higher than to be a 
messenger or janitor, there is no place in those businesses fpr him or her. 

I do not appeal to your prejudices in order to further our business. I am not prejudiced; I 
am a part of the community and all of that, but the time is here when even our enemies as well 
OS our friends think that we should take advantage of our opportunities and do something for 
ourselves. What do you think? 

If it is experience that you think we need, we hove accuired it at a very great cost of time 
and money. If it is security and stability you think we neefd, we have acquired this through gov- 
ernment or Federal insurance of our accounts. Each and e|very account placed with us is insured 
by Federal insurance up to $5000.00. Our Association is examined periodically by the State ex- 
aminers of the State of California, and by the Federal exarrjiiners for Savings Associations. We 
are members of the Federal Home Loon Bank. We are injured. We con moke any loons, bor- 
row money or transact any business that any Insured Savings and Loon Association con do. 

I ask you to THINK; I ask you to ACT. Do you not think that we ore in a position to so- 
licit your cooperation. We con be of a great benefit to yoijj as an individuoL You con help your- 
self and all of your community by promoting and supporting your businesses. 

We are paying the highest rate of in.terest obtainable n ony insured institution. In 1940 — 
lost year — we paid 4% on oil classes of accounts.! Have "AITH in yourself ond you will hove 
FAITH in us. Your Federal Government is now the largest and strongest organization in the 
whole world and we have Federal insurance on each of ourbccounts. Come in on March 17, and 
at least give us a handshake and tell us what you think. 



^Lonn RssociflTion 


^,„,, . . ■ . and acientific discoveries of Ti,w- 

Tarzan" at MGM is undergomg j^,-^., —e^t Negro chemist, was 

.: .V „!,„. »«J ^"itten and driected by I^Ua 

Dean Frazier, student of it«ech 
at LSD, and was produced over 
station WJBO m Baton Rouge.. 

^usy preparation, with plans to 
>tart shooting next month. Thorpe 
m expected to direct with John- 
mr WeismuUer, star and Maureen 
CSulllvan. leading Udy. Hun- 
dnd« of ralored extru and fea- 
tured players will b« uMd. 
^^iShJe Crazy- at MOM. it still 
in the making, aarrace Muse 
who holds down a ii»ble featur- 
ed part in it hurriea in frotnhH 

randi every Monday* It ia a Wm. rola of a pianiat will return to 
Powell-Myma Lo5^ comedy, dl- tha stage of Ogden Hall on 
rested by Jack Conway. In "La- Thursday •yenine, March 18. to 
dy be Good" on the same lot conduct the Roentster Philhar- 
the famed Berry ftothars are monlc Orchestra. Thia concert ^"iU 
■Wag down an imMrtant apot be the clmiax of this season's of- 
Taka My Ufa^ Clifford SaiH faringa bv the Miudeal ;^rt So- 

tortk'a BMW aU-aoiorad caat pieJ eiety of Hampton Institut*. 

Students from 9 
States at L. U. 

13. — Among the 92 new ai-udents 
at Lincoln University of Missou- 
ri enrolled for the second semes- 
ter are 41 freshmen, 5 sopho- 
more, 4 juniors, one special Stu* 
dent and one graduate students. 
They come from nine states: Ok- 
lahoma, Arkansas, Virginia, No. 
Carolina, Mississippi, New Mex- 
ico, Illinois, Iowa and MisaourL 
More than forty of these new- 
comers are from Missouri The 
enrollment for the second semes- 
ter of this year has dropped' 
slighUy from 604 to 998 students, i 

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HAMPTON nffiTrnJTE, Va.. 
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Ifs TvrfccyV Big Chonc« 

"Turkey" Thompbon can gobtx e up Bob Pastor Monday night 
at Gilmore Field if he FIGHTS! 

F i g h t in g — punching from the t otd go — as he did in the Junior 
Munsell stunner, the Turk can s« re an early ksockout. 

If he tries to out- box the Paste r man, "Turkey" is a dead bird! 

The column looked ovtr the Pastor maiv Tuesday at Main 
Street gymnasium: saw him box t« o rounds each with Hindu Fleet 

very impressive but they told 
Sunday and Monday, 
champ Joe Louis, 10 in New 
on his way up the ladder. That 

roit, Joe was kingpin and put 

and Verne Earlir.g. He didn't lool 

us that Falicy Dan was plentv shar ) Sunday and Monday. 

Pastor has gone 21 rounds witii champ Joe Louis, 10 in New 
York when the Brown Bomber wasj 
fight went the full' lO-round rout* 

The next time they met, in D«!u _ 

the bop on "Bicycle Bob" in the jlth stanza of a scheduled 15- 
ro under. 

Some $ay that u' A»b can go 21 heats with tae Bomber he 
cestamly shouid go 10 with Thompson. Sounds logical. 

But, has time taken some of the spring from Bobs underpins? 
If Father hasn t then "Turkey" .Tiay be in for a hectic evening. 

Tuesday this springiness seemed to ha\-e been gone. But they 
said that was an off day. Hmdu Fleet, who hai a reputation of 

1000 in Lmig 

Beoch Reloys 
on Soturdoy 

BoHsts, Hoi Dovis, 
Warmerdom Top 
Glossy Entry List 

JAIphas Trounce I Oniegos; 
Ploy Koppos Soturdoy 

^ LONG BEACa March 13— Its 
•"Long Beach or bust " for more 
than 1000 of the Pacific Coast's 
finest track and field athletes 
this week as the clans begin to 
gather for the annual Long 

Kappas and Alphas are scfaed-^ 
uled to resume casalM hostilities 
this Saturday night at Patriotic 

Rivalry of the^ two teams 
was initiated in 1928 and is one 
of the highlights of the local 
social season. 

Last ]yeek the Alphas trounc- 
ed the Omegas so»mdly to the 

tune of 41-22 and are scheduled \ ' — 

to floor an excellent squad this j Old Sol put on a show over 
Saturday. , the week-end that sMit outdo<»^ 

Tee in' 

By OIlic Terry 



Big Boy Broy 
V^hips Simms 
ot Olympic 

Lo wi o i NoMt Ovt 
Soreon in lipitiol 

Moin Attraction 

Kappas have not: as yet shown j sports to a new high tar 1941. 
their wares, however, from all ' Sunset Fields drew a grand 

^ .„. „.^ „.uiu»a i„uii indications, will be ready. Kap- crowd of golfers, so many, in fact, 

being a good gjm fightcr.^caught Pastor sevefal times with hard ! Beach Reiays"at Stephens ^Field^ ^^ '**^' '""^^ ^^" ^ Francis j that they had a stop and go sig- 

■-'- J ^- Saturday. March 15 Star per- ^^'*"*'- John Brewer, Al Brew- | nal on every tee. 

formers' from every major atn- f "'"j}? Randolph. Marg*llan ;* Twosome, threesomes, foursom- 

letic center from San Francisct) °**^ Charles Hill and BUI SpiIl-( es andl even sixsome played with 

to San Diego are enroUed ^^\, ^ ... ?"* *** °^ i°^ «^ubs (some fun). 

Principal items of interest are , Alphas will be composed of Nevertheless, everyone was full 

these; " Jackie Robinson. UCLA ace: Jack of smiles and cheerful. The 

1. Hal Davis. No. 1 sprinter in 1",1 ?*^^ Terry. Leonard McClain. course; was in fair shape and the 

the nation, is coming South with ,^_ i'^^'lf 'l' ^_*? ?*^!j"- ^*'" ^'^f. wasn't too tough. Evep the 

12 men from Salinas J - - j t ~ 

lefu and nghts to the head. 

.And Fleet is no "Turkey .'• If t^ Turk can do that . .' . 

This pillar saw Pastor come W^t several years ago and kayo 
Bob Nestell and Chuck Crowell. a' couple of California hopefuls 
■s IS "Turkey" Thompson. Pastor, did it with stunning sudden- 
ness and no small amount of dispatch. 

Wt repected the guy for that — ^d still do. 

Thompson's record shows he parries kayo wallops m both 
hands. Bull-necked, and built like [one of Uncle Samuel's super- 
dr«adnaught3 — strong ' and durable-3- "Turkey ' has -had 11 mam 
ev-enls. fightmg his first in January^ 1940. 

He won two by decisions. The other 9 were knockouts. The 
two who went the route with him a :e Teddy Yarosz, former mid- 
dleweight titleholder. and Britain's ijamester. Tommy Martin. 

Rocked to sleep or kept from antinuing by the referee were 
Munselt m two: Chief While in two: ;>ancho Ramirez m four; John- 
ny '"Bandit" Romero in two: Romercj in four; Glen Lee in 7; "Big 
Boy" Hogue in two: Lorenzo Pedro jn r»o: and Romero in 9. 

There is no one in that bunch i'lat can compare with Fancy 
Dan Pastor when ;t comes to femtini; his man. And. if Thompson 
elects to box he wiil find that ouc. 

Havmg seen Thompison get ovifr Tommy Martin, however, 
this department is going to string along with him. 

Promoter- Tom Gallery has come up with an attractive match. 

in Behalf of Jackie Robinson 

George T. Davis, sports editor of the local Herald -Exprfw 
had this observation to make the other day: 

"Basketball coaches of the Pacific Coast Conference (Soath- 
em divisioai) were unnecesnarilT r^nerous to Stanford in nam- 
ing Tive Cardinals oti their all-star team — to the exclasion of 
all other playert. 

"One man in particular, Jackie iU>bi]is<ni of C C. L. A., was 

'*lt hartUy seems logical tbat Robinsoo, who led the league 
in scoring WhUe plajing a« a tail -end ehib, should net be hon- 
ored on the all-star team. 

""Sorely, if Stanford was so good that it rated all places on 
tke qointet, it should have played through the schedule no beat- 
en, instead ef losing a game each to C. C. L. A. and California. 

•nX'i ironical that Rabinson. the -forgotten man.' out-scored 
each of the^ Stanford forwards, Don WUiiaaM and Forrest An- 
derson, in personal competition against them. He tallied 42 
points against the Indians, while WUliaas had 39 and Ander- 
son Vt points against the Brains." 

The DadlT (CCl..*) Bmin claims Nibs Frice. California 
coach, is responsible for Robinson not making the -finrt" five. 
Sam Barry (ISCi and Wilbur Johns (I'CL.A) put Jackie on the 
Hrst team. Everett Dean (SUnford) placed him on the second. 
Bat Price dnin't even put him on the third '. The Stanford.* did. 
however, name Robinson on their all-opponent selections. 

SKorts in Sports: 

Given a letter fi .Vfexicn nfficiaU by the Los Angeles Cham- 
ber of Commerce. Pasadena? Nate Moreland u« ■-'•outh of the bor- 
der" on baseball bu.iiness. Moreland, former Redlands university" 
football and boseball .<iatellite who last year pitched fceasationally 
for the Baltimore Elite Giants and out here in the "Winter loop, 
will be hurling for the Tampico club for the next 8 months. After 
that Nate woiild like to get into the local educational system . . 
Francis Garland and Wilbur .\shford. basketball aces, have gone 
to Chicago with the Los .\ngeles Vanguards to play in an mviU- 
tional toumeyi . . . Boxing Notes: Qarence Moore says Richard 
Pohte is sound again. A fractured rib ij healed and a couple of 
tmubiesome molars ha-.e been extracted. He meets Baby Breese 
tomorrow nlg^t at Legion stadium. The bout was shoved up 
when Jackie Wilson came up with a sore arm preparing for his 
tussle with G<|orgie Crouch for the State welterweight bauble . . . 
Charley MacDonald. Legion stadium boxing impresano. was so 
favorably im^essed when he saw John Thomas work with Wil- 
son the other (day that he has given thi. former Glov -s star and 
Helms athlete -of the month honoree two dates— Mar. ?3 and April 
4_in stadium I "specials" . . . Ray Bartlett UCLA outfielder, hit a 
homer with atoard but hi, mates were beaten 10-.3 t tis week by 
the Los .\ngelLs .\ngels of the co»t league Cefemo Garc-a is 

packing 183 peunds. according to manager George P?-.iassus . . 

C. to run 
m the Charley Paddock Open 
■100' agamst Eddie Moms, his 
! principal rival for Coast supre- 
macy, now running under colors ' 
of Sanu Ana J. C. 

2. Joe Batiste, the colored 
Tucson (\t\zj schoolboy sensa- 
tion of last year, who excels in 
every event from the high hur- 
dles to the weights, is the star 
of a 23 man entry from Sacra- 
menfo J. C. He expects to run ' 
the Open 120 yard high hurdles ' 
^which he has done 'n 14s flat), j 
the high jumo (where he has 
cleared 6 ft. Sin.) and in .several 
relay events. 

3 San Franci.sco Olvmpic 
Club will be bolstered by the ad- 
dition of four men on furlough 
from the .Army at Camp O r"d » 
They are George V'aroff. Pete Romiey 

Zsger. B:ll McCurdv and Bill Fans witnessed one of the rare 
Wehle. f,.ats of the turf when the Otay's 

4 Cornelius Warmerdam, now stable Farragut set a new world's 
teaching at Tuolemne. the onlv record for 3 miles at Caliente 
man ever to clear 15 feet in the Sunday. 

pole vault, will enter the classic 
orobablv under Winoe^-O of San 
Fr^nc'-_co Oh-moic rlub 

5- U of California and Stan- 
ford are coming South with full 
team entries nrimed to take the 
Trojans of USC and \h<r- new 

\-vn Nickerson and Lee Bowman, monster mosquitoes that swamped 
The games will start promptly down pn everybody at about 4:30 
at 3:00 p. m. with dancing after- P- m. were satisfied with one bite 
wards at the beautiful La Vada Babe Smith. Henrf Lewis and 
ballroom. Yours Truly made one threesome. 

plus the mosquitor that bit Henry 

I at an opportune time, causing. 
him to snap his wrist into his 
putt and to drop the ball into the 



Geo A. 

.A.fter trailmg the field in the 
, feature race of the day for the 
fust two miles and a half, Far- 
raguts jockey gave him hUrhead 
— and did he charge down the 
stretch! Well, folks, it was worth 

Griffith Park, Sonday 

William Gilmore, 78; Monroe 
Boykin, 79: Sigmund Smith. 87; 
Henry Martin. 86. Thanks fel- 
lows for the scores 
Sunset Fields FridaV 

Oscar Williams. 48: Eddie .A.t- 
kmson. 46: Theo. Smith. 41. Nine 

Playing 36 holes: Sidnev Pro- 
vost. Bob Allen. Babe Clark. Ol- 
lie Terry. Score: a deep dark 

Saturday. 18 holes, incognito: 
Ivan Johnson. Norman Houston, 
Dr. W. E. Bailey. Ed ear Johnson. 
Dr. A. L. Wallace. Sammy Mc- 
Snnset Fields, . Sunday 

Bert Guess. Harold Bowman. 
Thomas Walker. Max Williams, 
27 hole.":. They won't talk. 

Ed Shaw. 82; Noble Crouch 
93; Fred Cumbcss. 94: Clarence 
Porter. 31. 

Bill Cray-ton, 97: Geo. Terrell. 

Henry Lewis. 95; Bob Smith. 

In an 8-round Olympic audi- 
torium semi-windup on a 34- 
round boxing card that bristled 
with action. Big Boy Bray. 218, 
! came back to local rings after a 
tong layoff Tuesday night and 
thumped out a convincing tri- 
tminh over veteran Eddie Simms. 
The show, witnessed bv 2500 
fans, was the first under the Joe 
Lynch matchmaking banner, and 
was highlighted by a brilliant 
victory for Mexican Richie Le- 
mos who decisioned Guy Seran. 
conqueror of chamoion Petey 
Scalzo. in 10 fast rounds. 
Bray, iMldng fit after a long 
I period of inactirity, dropped 
I Simms for a no-c — n t in the se- 
I cond stanza. Shuns best rvnnd 
, was the 7th when be seared ne- 
^eatedly with left hooks to the 


Charles '"Kayo" Simpson won 
referee Frankie 'Van's verdict in 
a four-roimd preliminary with 
Jack Hill, white transplanted 
Chicagoan. Hill, however, re- 
ceived a gold writs watch for be- ', 
ing the best pfeliminarv boy of 
the evening. 

Bill Tefft laced Bill Dalton: 
Bob Brown blitzed Jack in 
four: and Felix Piquit. 125. nod- 
ded Pete Martinez, 127. in a sub 

Because of the Thompson-Pas- 
tor outdoor show Monday nite 
at Gilmore field, the OlymoicJ 
will be dark Tiysd'v night. On' 
Mar. 25. t'hough matchmaker 
Lynch plans another attractive 

,.„.,_ seemg. It seemed that the rest of 

newer m the Southland. .A L the horses just -opped. as he 
Monteverdes Southern Cahfor- was runnmg like a .scared deer. 

c AM ' Tu" "jr° high-uiling from a hunters gun; inV-'nVi,."TrJ^ ^In 

S All the State colU-e5. and. to make it more phenomen- '''?,■ °^*'„,X*7>^. ^^-^ ,^, 

Fresno, San Jose. Santa Barbara al. he ran the last quarter of the gunZ F?Im. ^^ ^'"'^ ^°°^ " 

and San Diego, are entered, along mile in ""S and 2-5th s^cond-s sunset Helds. Sign your name 

with all the m^bers of t h f Am . T ^ tt^' . ?"d P"* your scor* and date be- 

Old time horsemen looked at hmd it. Ask Smitty or Marvin 

each other in amazement and Clawson at the office 

said. "What a horse!" The previ- Teein" Off will be glad to have 

Southern Conference, and every 
iunior college from Sacramento 

It apoears that a field of more °"f IT^'L^'^^myV^^ ^t L""! °P^'°", 

, than 100 hand picked athletes 
will be parading their wares be- 
fore the track and field fans here 

gol at New Orleans 34 years ago tournament. Write 
when she ran the same distance 3428 S. Budlong. 
in 5 minutes and 19 seconds. Far- ! ' 

a date for a 
Ollie Terry. 

"^^^"^i^^^j^F] ' ^r.T:i sirds:*'5^ow^^g vrs*iii 

to settle their problem^ before 
file college and club stars tak° 
ovf the .■Jta-je at 1 p. m. 

Polite fo Box 
Breese of- Legion 

Richa.-d Pohte. flashv. colorful 
junior weltenweight. 'who has 
been away from the ring wars 
for the pa.<t four months, comes 
back at Hollvwood Legion sta- 
dium tomorrow night" against 
Babv Brpese in matchmaker 
Charley MacDonald',': lO-round 
m?!n event, slated for 10 heats. 

breese knocked out Jackie 
Wilson in his last appearance 
here. Polite was ordered to lay 
off until a fracturt^ rib healed. 

In the six-round semL Nat Co- 

they im- 
prove with the tim'e. 

The credit goes to Willie Alva- 
rado. trainer and developer of 
this great horse. Fans will see 
morr of Fairagut in the near fu- 
ture when Sonnie Sea. champion 
four miler hooks up v.ith him 

Xavier Hoopsters 

TUSKEGEE. Ala.. Mdr. 13.— 
The eigjl-ith annual installment of 
the Southern Intercollegiate Ath- 
at Cahonte _w>on. .\nd will^ thi? letic Conference Basketball tour- 
" • - namcnt was brought to a record 

smashing close here Saturday 
nite as Xavier University of New- 
Orleans trounced Tuskegee in 
the finals, 34 to 27, 

Witnessed by more than 4.0O0 
fans, the final evening of ac- 
tivity found Xavier. Tuskegee 
Clark and Florida seeded 1, 2. 1 
4 — finishing precisely in that 
manner. Clark defeated Florida 
in the consolation. 43 to 37. 

These four talented teams had 
put nine other SIAC clans to 

be a 'race'' Well, just watch for 
the date. 

Future odds on the Kentucky 
Derby will be posted soon was 
the announcement by general 
rVianager Walter Marty. Future 
hook on the hundred grander left 
Marty holding the sack. His loss- 
es were about S50.0OO when Bay 
View won and Mioland was se- 
cond. Bav View was at one time 
150 tol and Mioland was 6 to 1 
to place. But Marty promises 
very liberal odds on the Derby 

Corum Eastside 
Arena Victor; 
Polee Wins 

Nat Corum captured a close six 
round decision over Joe Bobleto, 
Mexican featherweight in the top 
main event at Eastside arena 
Saturday night 

The bout was action-pati;ed 
from the opening gong. Robletc 
suffered a cut mouth in the sec- 
ond stanza. There were no knock- 

In the other scheduled six- 
rounder. OdeU Polee, 189, scored 
a technical knockout victory ov- 
er Hindu Fleet, 183 in three 

Saturdav night matchmaker 
Babe McCoy offers. Jesse James i 
Jackson versus Chico Romo and 
Billv Shaw against Serio Men- 

newspaper in .\fro- America, the 
California E.4GLE offers yon 
news, editorial, expert comment, 
laughter . . .Don't mias it! Snh- 
seribe now! Call CE. 242». 


bob pastor meet 
Monday atball park 

12,000 kx^tHi ta Look Ok of <Siiii|«ff« 
RiU; ifoMWr Bo«f Mcy Go fo WiM^ 

Monday right, Turkey Thompson, heavy we i g ht 
chompion of Colifonnio, climbs through the ropes ot 

Hollywood Baseball pork (Gilmore Field) to do bat* 

tie wiA Bob PasUH- in the firsts 
ootdoor^w ot IMl. 

InteRM in the £cbt was en- 
hanced Sfooday by .the arrival of 
Jimmy Johnston, stormy netrel 
of boxing, who manages Pastor. ^ - 

The("Boy Bandit," who is nei- «"*'r« 
tho" i boy nor a bandit — giving Working is expected to farinf 
him me benefit of the doubt in Thompson into town today or to- 
the latter respect—took personal morrow to taper off for the Moo- 
charge of Pastor's training at the day ni^t fracas. 
Main Street gym. Pastor starts With ticket sales boominc pro- 
work at 1 o'clock. ; moter "Tom Gallery is expecting 

Trainer Freddy Brown has had a crowd of jome 12.00(i in the 
his charge boxing with Verne , HoUvwood ball park. A strong 
Earling. white; Hindu Fleet and : supporting card is being lined up. 
Oscar Rankin. Pastor has bCen Monday night's victor, provid- 
boxing four rouncb^ a day. ' ing he wins in a fashion which 

Up at Soper's Ranch, in the would warrant a joust witii the 
Ojai mountains. "ThompMa has ' heavyweight champion. Joe Lou- 
had a much more 'fHftioilt sche- is, will get it probablv next 
dule. Turkey prescribed it for month 
himself. ; ■ 


HAMPTON. Va., Mar. 13— 
Playing theu" final game of the 

The gloved thunderbolt boxes 
»ix rotmds — but they are fi-ve- 
mmute rounds. In addition he 
skips the rope, bhadow-boxes, 
and punches both light aod hea- 
vy bags. Six fi\-e-ininute rounds *eason. the Hampton Pirates tum- 

ase the equivalent of 10 three- 
minute rounds. 


ed back a strong Lincoln Unrx-er- 
sity quint 44 to 42 in a thrill- 
packed game on Saturday. Mar. 
1. on the Hampton Institute floor. 

Big Boy Bray, wko is T»r- 
key's c««sin as wdl fa bis prin- 
eipal svnrante, was in Los An- 
geles Tuesday nii^t where he 
hnxed Eddie Siauns at 'the 
OljmiM. Besides Bray, an- 

newspaper in Afr 
Cafiforaia EAGLE offers 

scribe now! 

. D«it afas U: 

Cas CE. usn. 




Falate-tickliag taste and purse -pleasifur 
prices - tbats tbe unbeaUble rombnu- 
tion yon get ' 


You're rigbt, by golly — 




rOUB DEALER takM pnda in loatatinq GALLO WINES.. .and 
yeull bo praui to %mm ibam. Sm tha display ot all poruiar 
Tan«tiM erf GALLO WINES at yooi naaroM daaiox. 

fiALljQ # W,l,NiE5 

rum. fresh from a win over Joe Rreat card has been arranged by 

Well, this Sunday another flight in the three-day elimina- 

Robleto. clashes with Aurel To 

NYU Puts Ban on 
Negro Tracksf-ers 

that popular racing offidaL 
Judge George Shilling, who has 
created more novelty events than 
any one in the game. Racing sec- 
retary Joe Walters was instruc- 
ted to take entries for twelve 
races or more for Sunday, fea- 
turing the. timbertoppers and al- 
so three handicaos on the flats. 
So. all in all. the public will 
?ee a great card at the border 
course come Sabbath. 

Gues> I w;ill sign off. Whil.' the 1 laughter 

Note Morelond Bolsters 
Tompico Stoff in Mexico 

NE MnrOi'K. Mar. 13. (CNA) 

^ —New York University's admin- 
istration this werk capped its 
record of discrimination against 
Negro athletes with a new Hit- 
ler-hko decree barrin= N'YL'^s 
Ne°ro track stars from nartici- 
pation in the Catholic University 
meet in Washington. D. C. 

Representatives of the Coun- 
cil fcr Student Eoualitv at the 
university, protesting the jim- 

I crow order." vvere nhysicallv ejer- 

I trd from the office of the athlc- 

; ic director Philic O. Badger. The \A/#IC 'Artfnf ACf ' 
student group was also denied ^^ ^^ ^«r««t«^t 

j the right to circulate petitions on NEW YORK. Mar. 131 iCNA) 
the Campus protesting the edict — John McHugh, veteraik .^tarter 

horses are moving to Bay Mead- 
ows. I'll move to Caliente where 
they race all the year. Keen smil- 
ing and have a little ftm. See you 
at Caliente. so long. . . George. 

tions. South Carolina A. k. M. 
Lane, Fisk and Knoxville of 
Tennessee; TaUadega and Ala- 
bama State; Morris Brown and 
Morehouse of Atlanta, along with 
Benedict of Columbia. S. G_ were 
scheduled in Wednesday's 12 con- 
secutive hours of play. 

newspaper in Afm-Anierica, the 
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TAMPICO. , Mex.. Mar 1 

Nate Moreland 
University it 

, - J. u tt^<^'t members, including indoor 000 

, Brt.adeastmg SUtion w.-here he captain Gecrge Hasans, at home l.OOO.OOO competitors, this week 


Featnrine the SteeniccjhaseTS 
ThriUs, Spilb, CbJi^ 


that would leave all "the Negro who has started more tljian 250,- I . -■ . ~ — r- - 

races involving m<^re than lAlsO Three HandlCOpsI 

former stellar deT|v«red a raoio talk. while the rest of the team par- picked Jesse Owens, Ohio State ' I 

Redlandk all- 'The next day five thousand ap- tidpated in the Catholic Univer- athlete who won four titles at 

around athleti and more receritly priciative and enthusiastic paid sity meet in the capiUi on Mar. the 193« Olymipc Games m Ger- i I 

sensational pikcher of the Haiti- cubtomers turned out to the park 20. The Council for Student man. as the "greatest of all ath- i I 

more Elite Giant', arrived m to see the club orbctice ' w the Equality was formed durins the let-s." j _ 

Tamoico. Mejtcio. February 15th. crucial contest for the 'f ague dkcrimination against Len Bates. | '<>wens.'' he declared **had the 1 1 

to plav oratfessional baseball oennant The eight month clav- football player, and was success- 'spark' of a champion more tiian i I 

with the Tampico Baseball Club ing seas-i-. Segins March 15th. He.fui in gathering more than 3-500 j any oQier." 1 

of the NationiJ League of Mexi- renorts that every courtesy j, be- signatures on petitions in the ' ; ■ 

CO last week] nif extended to him. : school cafeteria. FASTIST GKOWING weekly ■ 

He receive* a tmnultous wel- The Los Anoeles Chamber of newsynfer in Afrn-Amerka, the . 

eonie. A brass band, followed by , Commerce sent a formal letter SOLD OFT two hours aftw j Califnmia KA&X mOtn ynn 1 1 

on Hie Flots 


'*Bblic Haadiaip FrW 

FHture Book on the 


Pott TiiiM 1 P. M. 

2 000 people, knet him at the de- > of ^troduction of him to the! pubiir^ttion last Thnrsdar . . . . | news, cditerial, expert 
pot and a jubilant parade pro- Cli-mber of Comaiittce of Tam- rtn* tte C»M»omH ».*GLB! Sub- | langMer . . . DoB^ 

pot and a i^b 

cceded from.; the depot to the pieo. 

•oike bow! Call CE. 24228. 

it! Sab- 

serffce nmr! CaO CE. Z42S1 

ynujl Gct.TkeHabtt \ ;' a 

Sir J^^»^ I 

The most popular man in all 
Holywood is a couple of fel- 
lows called "Oscar"'— which is 
the pet name for those small 
statues passed out every year 
to the outstanding actors and 
'actresses. Oscar is a dummy 
who made good in a big way. 
There isnt a glamour girl in 
the cinema nty who hasn't a 
kind word for Oscar— and 
there isn't an actor who 
wouldn't like to dust off a cor- 
ner of the mantel to make a 
spot for Oscar, Ginger Rogers 
and Jimmy Stewart were 
the winners this year. It ieems 
kind of strange that the Holly- 
woodites who earn so much 
fame and money should put so 
much importance on an award 
that they could afford to buy 
by the dozen. It just goes to 
show that money isn't every- 
thing—however, on the other 
hand, no matter if you're rich 
or poor, it's always nice to 
have money. 

Highballs may look alike. 
But— they don't tvte alike. 
It's the whiskey that's poured 
that makes the difference! And 
Harry Morgan can supply you 
with exactly the right kind of 
liquor— mellow, rich and 
smooth. Just go to the House 
of Morgan, 2729 Central Ave. 


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CAliraiRNiA EA6LI You >v^ay Never fiCnow It HappeHed 

INTEKllACIAI.— Was the vast andlene* (top photo) of »pproxi- 
matoi7 ZM4 who showed ta intenM intcraat in eonunnnlty health 
buUfUof. GumU of Narse Lois Towns (third row b«ck, left) wu 
a Jap«acM physieUn and his wife; whit* and colored Anf elenos, 
Mexican and Jewish eitisens are shown above. Father and Mt*. 
lUndolpii Moore, Dr. H. H. Towles, Dr. and Mrs. H. A. McPher- 
soo, Mfaa Carolyn Blodfett, Nnrae Chrystalee MaxweU and Mr*. 

Norman O. Hooston are among the spectators. 
AUXIUAKT— President of the Women's AnxUiary of the medi- 
cal aaM>clation, Mrs. Florenoe Robinson, (bottom photo, third from 
rirht, first row) headed a corps of charming hostesses at a pablle ' 
reception which followed the mass meeting. Doetors' wives, Mrs. 
Rntfa Lee Towles, Mrs. Chas. Jaelcson and Mrs. Boswell are shown 
with Mrs. Robinson. 

MtOKAL MQNITARIE8— JU tha TUri Annul CiNnmnnlty 
■•■Hh MecMnc h^d last Snndaj fta laOttfrnit fu* OmrA tald a 
1 todltorinm that there to ■• nMd tn leaT* MbMam of haalth 
t* daetars, alena. Seated afevre: K«t. CUytoa Rn sw l l, 
iBdepradcBt Chnreh; Jaa«i StMe, ezeeathre dlreetnr, L. 
„ Tnberenleeia assoeiatiaB; Dr. Theodore Lawless of Provident 
>is»ltil CUeago; and Dr. K. L Robfauon, president Soathera 
CaUfOTvia Medical, Dental and Pharmaeevtieal aaaoeiatioa. 
nrnUM" lift— M«aMUi a Bawtea, p^iBlar b i iimw exeM> 

"'it. f,Y> 

tive, acted as mastei; of eeremonlea, reprcsentinc the Citlsem Ad- 

TJaery Committee. 

EXTUm RIGHT-^r. Orville Ballard, a leatdent physician, 

WkTcrley HUIs Saaatortnm, Koitaeky, streased a plan for eradl- 

edtinr taberealoria. 

CROSS SECTION— Press and celebrity row at the mammoth 

meetinr faiclnded Marjorie Gordon, Harry Levistte, John Taylor, 

Gjiemi Armstranf, Bill Smallwood, Clarence Mnse, Charles Bnt- 

te MM! Fay M. JMkun. 

:.Vii , 

WITTT— Dr. Homer W. WU- 
bnm, heart apeeiaUst, of the 
Universiyt of Illln<^ Medical 
School, and a gnest lecturer in 
the sympodnm on Pnbilc 
Health. neUeved the seriousness 
of weighty health problems 
with wittleisms on California's 
"free siteech" str<|\fhold. the 
old Plasa, where men may yet 
"lij what they please in any 
labniage ibey please. . . "War 
conditions will demand strong- 
er hearts," he listed, "and al- 
ready, onr death rate from 
heart troubles is mounting." 

~-'"^.-'''^ ••■''*■■/£ 

2000 Hear 
Health Talks 

(eontlnned from page 1) 

geles have accomplished a great 
deal in staging such a meeting as 
thii." Dent continued. "The re- 
markable cooperation of your 
ministry, the press, doctors and 
lay persnos indicates a whole- 
some situation here.' ' 

Dent's subject. "Tuberculosis 
Control — A Community Respon- 
sibliity." disclosed the necessity 
of finding cases early, while they 
can be cured and a more concer- 
ted effort in the development of 
ambulatory clinics. 


"It is difficult even for doc- 
tors to recognize tuberculosis in 
its early stages without the use 
of x-ray equipment. The only 
solution to this problem is ' for 
everybody to avail th/Tiselves of 
periodic physical examination by 
a competent physician and for 
doctors to look carefully for tu- 
berculosis in every patient ex- 

"In Los Angeles, as in many 
other places, there are not ade- 
quate facilities for the diagnosis 
and treatment for tuberculosis. 

"From the standpoint of its 
being a pablic health program, 
we think it to be a responsibility 
of the government; bat the PEO- 
PLE are the government and it 
is their responsibility to encour- 
age their ele<^ted officials to bud- 
get adequately for this great 
public need." 

Representing the East Area 
Health Program, Dr. Leonard 
Stovall, medical director, related 
pioneer work being done by this 
group, with Public Health Nurse, 
Theresa Dixon, in charge. Funds 
from the L. A. Tuberculosis As- 
sociation help to supply clinical 
needs for examinations, x-ray, 
and tuberculin tests. 


Los Angeles physicians contri- 
but much of their time free of 
charge in this work. Dr. Stovall 
reported, and their interest in the 
symposium of latest deveJop- 
menU in the treatment and cure 
of social diseases was declared 
to be outstanding among that of 
doctors in other cities. 

Guest clinicians and lecturers 
for the symposium included Dr. 
Orville Ballard, of Waverley 
Hills, Kentucky; Dr. Tlheodore 
Lawless, Provident Hospital, Chi- 
cago; Dr, Wm. Lofton. Howard 
University: and Dr. Homer V. 
Wilbum. assistant in medicine. 
University of Illinois. 

Local physicians who presided 
over Ihe symposiums are: Dr. 
John C. Coleman. Dr. N, Curtis 
King, Dr. Marcus Tucker, Dr. W. 
E. Bailey. Dr. Stovall, Dr. Ruth 
"/rmple, Dr. M. C. Cooley and 
Dr. Henry McPherson. 

Ethiopians Win 
Major Battle 

(continued from page 1) 

160 miles nort'i asf of Addis Ab- 
aba, and continued to press the 
retreating foe. 

Rebellion affainst the Italians 
has flared up throughout the 
whole of Gojjam, according to 
dispatches reaching Cairo, The 
patriot forces gamed recruits 
from the Italian ranks when 
more than 1,500 conscripted na- 
tives, together with 2p0 men from 
other parts of Italian-held Afri- 
can territory, refused to fight for 
the Italians and deserted to join 
fhe Ethiopian patriots. 

It is reported here that the 
Ethiopian forces are pressing for 
a decisive victory over the Ital- 
ians before British troops can 
penetrate too deeply into Ethio- 
pia and thus complicate the sit- 
uation, in so far as the struggle 
for national independence is 
concerned. A number of British 
columns are noir approaching 
the Ethiopian frontiers from the 
Sudan, and from Italian-held So- 
maliland. where ^ British troops 
have the Italians' on the run. A 
strong British force is' also oper- 
ating Italian-held Eritrea on the 
northeastern border of Ethicpia. 


• SlDCWALk — 

(emtiiiaed from page 1) 

hand — trying to obtain and pre- 
serve a democratic government. 
"We Americans so often for- 
get the 14th amendment to our 
constitution. Every citizen of 
ouir country has a right to free- 
d«jn, liberty #nd protection im- 
der our flag. May we also re- 
member that little by little we 
wipl be pushe() aside until we 
find ourselves altogether in the 
Mck^und an; forfotten,— un- 

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Councilman Rasmussen 


Compoign Quarters 

Official announcement of the 
opening of campaign headquar- 
ters at 4373 Central avenue, was 
made this week by the Citizens 
Committee to ]Je-elect Council- 
man CiTl C. Basmussen of the 
7th district. 

Members of the committee, 
which includes well known civ- 
ic, business and professional lead- 
ers of the corhmunity, pointed 
out that a very^ strong commun- 
ity-wide support is rallying to 
the standard of the Rasmussen 
forces, and that the campaign is 
well on the way to success. 

Among the many factors which 
account for thi^ support is the 
excellent record which the in- 
cumbent councilman has estab- 
lished during hik brief, but high- 
ly successful tehn of office. He 
has become knokvn as one of the 
most militant opponents of rac- 
ial discriminatofn who has ever 
held ofice in tHis city. 

"Rasmussen wbs the only coun 
cilman who wa^ sufficiently in 
terested to 

Board of Public Works and pro- 
test against the operation of one- 
man garbage trucks," said Mrs. 
Betty Hill, a member of the Ras- 
mussen Committee. 

."It has been gratifying to me," 
stated Mrs. Charlotte A. Bass, al- 
so a member of the committee, 
"to find that Mr. Rasmussen has 
been very jattentive to the wish- 
es of the "residents of this conx- 
munity and has consistently 
worked for our best interests." 

A Health CUnic, soon to be de- 
veloped on Central avenue to 
serve the entire SOuthwest, is 
one of the projects to which the 
Councilman has given full sup- 
port, and which has been made 
possible thru the splendid coop- 
eration of tihe Health Dept 

These, and numerous other 
factors, were <Sted by the com- 
mittee as meriting the re-elec- 
tion o fCouncilman Rasmussen. 

Formal opening of the cam- 
paign headquartres will be an- 
nounced laten together with a 
complete program of the activi- 

before the i ties as planned by the committee. 

Wlicn a Child Needs 
a Laxative! 

Your child should like this tas- 
ty liquid laxative and you should 
like the gentle way it usually 
wakes up a youngster's lazy in- 
testines when given by the sim- 
ple directions. 

less we contend for our rights 
as citizens of a free democracy. 
Yours for a better under- 
standing in the schools of Los 


contams.the same tonic-laxative 
for the intestines as its older 
brother BLACK-DRAUGHT. It 
helps to tone lasy intestinal mos- 

Perhaps thall's why it usually 
gives a child such satisfying re- 
Def when the familiar symptoms 
indicate a laxative is needed 

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tory size IS J5c; the economy 
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Tm^ DixM Soions to Tosk ffdr PrMching 

Ratii«r Thon . . Procfkins Dcmocrdcy 

WASHINGTON, D. C— Congi-essional dejxjte 
— in the HoUse end in the Senate — endlessly contin- 
ues. Every session is deluged with o type of sopho- 

moric rhetoric that often does not^ 
surpass the level of discusskm of 
our Amercian town meeting as- 

It is, in the main, demagogic, 
hypocritcial, pseudo - patriotic, 
and emotionally stirring. 
For the preseat, most of it coaies 
from ttaoM CoBgreasmen frma the 
South who pnietiee the arts of 
dlaatenlatiea and factitioas ora- 
tory. » 

In support of the Lease-Lend 
Bill, exaggerated periods pour 
forth in an unending stream of 
apostrophes to freedom and lib- 
erty and progress and, so-called, 
true Americanism. 

To listen to, or read, ■ the 
speeches and interviews and 
radio talks of the Peppers of 
Florida, the Barkleys and Chand- 
lers of Kentucky, the Connallys 
of Texas, the Byrneses of South 
Carolina, the Bilbos of Mississip- 
pi, the Hills of Alabama, and 
others of like kind, and that arti- 
culate group of Southern Repre- 
sentatives in the House, one. not 
acquainted with their 'attitudes 
and activities in suppressing mi- 
nority groups in their States and 
section, would be tempted to be- 
lieve that, wholehearteiily, thty 
believe in and practice tlie ideals 
of American democra'-' 


Rodio to Turn 
Spotlight on 
Work of Negro 

I jjv^ ;> -^ ^ J^jrs JJ^ ip^. V 

Thuradoy, Morcli 13, 1941 

ik Slips' THoword Professor 

to postulate the ide«b of 
CMti democracy. 

It is but little short of sicken' _ 

ing — to use no harder tertn — to ^^^ announced thi^ week, 
read the eloquent preorationa of; The programs, to be broodcaat 
our Southern Statesmen, singing nationally, will portray the role 
i4»,„,^ ^ — ;.. ♦- ♦u. .^ Negroes have played in Ameri- 

WASHINGTON, D. C, B«ar. 13 
— A -series of educational radio | 
programs planned by tlK U. S. 
Offcie of Edtication and financ- 
ed by a Rosenwald Foundation 
grant will dramatize Negro con- 
tributions to American life, it 

to Moke Study t 
of Explosives 

— ^r. R. Percy Barnes.- professor 
of chemistry at Howard Univer- 
sity, has been selected by the 
Committee on Engineering De- 
fense Training, of the U. S. Of- 
fice of Education, as one of six- 
teen instructors in chemistry 

Hdnded 1800 

Rjiliefers Protett 
oI«mI« Loyeff 
New Chief 

"Now that tt»« nresi- ^ '•P"'*"*"^ engineering schools, 
i-iow mar me presi-|to study under Dr. Fred Olsen, 

dentiol election is over/'i*^?*^ in the fiew of pxpiosives. 

.• n LI- 11 ""»* cl*«* began at Washmgton 

as tn)e KepuOl icons would , University, St. Louis. Missouri, on 

March 3. and will last three 

NTA Toatk Get ^ork Experience h Radio Simps 
Ampnioiha NatioMl DcfcMc ingnm the NATIONAL YOUTH ADMINISTRATION 
mailvinac it* radio ak«p prograaa 'u4 CaMonua. These ahops ^e jwtng mtm work experi- 
aaee m coMtmctmi aa4 opentioa of radio eqaipwiat to fit then for emploTaMnt in defense 
acaooM. Tha pietarea abore show NYA yo«th at work oa radio dericcs. Upper left, a 
yumik worker operates a coauBanieatioB set on board ship at the NYA resident project 
ia Loatr Beach. Upper rifht, at the tnited SUtea Army's Sacramento Air Depot, an NYA 
worker teats and ad jnsta the radio compaaa of a tramintr plane. Lower left, youths on the 
Saa Francisco radio project practica transmitting and receiving code messages. Ix)wer 
right, yoaog men eonstract intercommanication systems at the Los Angeles NYA radio 
•Ml. Preparationa are Bearing comfietioa for the establishment of new shops at Fresno, 
Rrrerside. Visalia. San Lns Obispo, and Oakland. 

McNutt Stresses Negro's '"SHA Wiii Sell 
iRecord of Loyalty at Howard {«;??J;21° '" 

WASHrNGTON'. D. C— Federal* 
curity Administer Paul V. .Mc- 
lutt told a Charter Day audience 
Howard University Saturday 
ight that if Hitler •xp-'-ts a 
" " h column" in this Nat. on. he 
irill have very few Negro cou- 

"I know- of no Ne^ro who has 
irer sabotaged .\rrer:can war in- 
y. I know of no Negro who 
pvor ro'-irt-mar^iaied for 
eachery or treason." declared 
IcNutt before 'ix hundred per- 
ons at the Charter Day haonuet. 
in comrr."moration of the 
eventy-fourth anniversary of th» 
idrng of the University. 

Wins Hearing 


I <<li S ''. 

t:*- • 


A special feature of the cele- 
ilion was a trbiute to Dr. Mor- 
al W. Johnson by members of 
Board of Trustees. Faculty 
knd Student Body, in recognition 
ft fifteen years of service as 
resdient of the University. , 

In paying tribute to Dr. Jo*in- 
. the federal Security Ad- 
listrator declared: 
"This eight million dollar plant 
long stand as a monument 
h:s energy m promoting the 
(jysica equipment of the insti- 
tution, but the real and everlast- 
rig r»sults of his leadership will 
low from Uie Lives of the thou- 
inds of rr.en and women who 
passed through these halls 
nd taker up positions of trust in 
widespread communities of 
lis courtri". 

"Hia influnece rvas also been 

ippreciater: by the country at 

large which has benefited bv his 

sunsel in rrovements of national 

»pe and great importance. I 

fartily join vou in payins tri- 

ite to Dr. Johr.vJT a.; a eenuine 


Pritnary Case 

Hearing April 14 
Permits Infroiiucfion 
ofi Evidcnet 
DAtLAS, Texas, Mar. 
13 --The first skirmish in 
the legal battle against 

the Deniocratic white primary in 
Texa? ■♦as won here last week 
when Judge Thomas M. Xen- 
nerlv of the United Statei Dis- 
tric: Court for the Southern Dis- 
trict of Texas set April 14 for a 
bearing ion the merits of the te<t 
case of Jfaseett v?. Werner. 
This is the first time in the 
, history of white primary cases 
i in whicli the eoart has ordered a 
I hearinc oa the merits, which aa- 
j tomatic41Iy permits the introduc- 
I tion of evidence. Attorneys for 
the Nalioflal Association for the 
Advancement of Colored People. 
headed by Thnrgood Marshall, 
special xoansd from the N«w 
York office, regard this m aa 
important step in the long fight 
against disfraachi^ement 

Judga Kenneriy denied the de- i 
fendant's motion to strike cer- ; 
tain DOrtions of the complaint 
filed by: Hasgett and his NAACP 
attome|? and also denied the 
motion to dismiss the comolaint. 
The cot^rt ruled "defendant's ino- 
tion to ; dismiss brings forward 
questiott?' of law which should 
be decided on the evidence, not 
5n the ipleadingy. . . ' 

In al{ cevious white pnmai-j' 
cases fi(- ^wer courts nave dis- 
missed , \ cases on oleadin?.' 
5nd no '.- . . J^■'ncp could be put m. 
The N.4ACP expects on April 14 
to put ip evidence to support th* 
claim tl^at Negroes are barred un- 
constiti^tionallv 'rom participat- 
ing in elections in Tex£= 

lae fnndamental theory apon 
which ihi% attack » beine made 
is that the primary is <in inteiral 
part of the .-ilection mac hinerv of 
the State, that the law govern- 
inf the primary ejections in Tex- 
as is in most respects identical 
with tllat rovemtBT general cl- 
ecti«B«. and tliat thifse individaal 
defendants nrerc 'Appointed por- 
snant t* statntorv anthority with 
powers, and dnties and to nerfnrm 
praetically identical functions to 
those preaeribed bT <tatatr for 
officiall in geaenl e'«ctions. 

WASHINGON. D C. Mar 13— 
More than $42,500,000 of tempor- 
ary loan notes of seven local 
housing authorities will be sold 
shortly, to private bidders offer- 
ing the lowest rates, the United 
State Housing Authority announ- 
ced today. 

At the last large sale of simil- 
ar notes, in January, interest 
rate.s offered by buyers ranei-d 
from 34-100 of I percent to -16- 
100 of 1 per ctnt. 

Bids for six of these issues of 
short term paper will be opened 
on .March 20 and bids for the oth- 
er isue will be opened April 1. 
The bid openings will be held 
by the various local authorities 
m their respective communities. 

The maturity of the various is- 
sues to be sold is the current of- 
fering range from six to twelve 
months, her are honcailsble. ex- 
eroot from all Federal taxation 
and from State -.axation m most 
nates. . 

Over $2,500,000 
Goes to Chest 

Moved to gensrou.s .iction by 
the apoeal for aid "for our own 
people" Los .Angeles residents 
.subscribed $2,672,758.00 to the 
Community Chest as compared | 
with $2,492,803.00 last year, which 
according to reports made to j 
general chairman Paul K. Yost. | 
is the highest percentage gain in ' 
contributions of any major Chest i 
in the country. [ 

Eastside volunteers, under the ; 
leadership of Ivan J. John.son. i pis he is best known as the au- 

Bnt they do not. Unashamed- 
ly they support every political ', 
technique possible to keep "the : 
four freedoms'* away from titi- i 
sens of their sections, but rfarth- 
mieally beat their breasts as tbey i 
emote and proclaim their porpoee I 
to assure it to all the rest of the ' 

These four freedoms were set 
forth by. the President in his Re- 
t»rt on the State tlrx Union when 
the 77th Congres cfcnvenipd early 
in January, when he stated, as a 
declared purpose of our country. 
that we seek "a yorld founded 
on freedom of speech, freedom of 
worship, freedom ftom want, p.nd 
freedom from feat"". 

These freedoms are presumed 

Urban Leaqiie 
Slates Youth 
Moss Meet 

The local Urb*n League ob- 
serves the Ninth 'Vocational Op- 
portunity Campaign. "Let us 
work to defend America," with 
a mammoth mais meeting for 
young peoole at the 28Vi s'reet 
branch YMCA, 3;00 P. M.. Mar 

A special youth committee un- 
der the chairmanship of Albert 
Jones, of the University of Cali- 
fornia, including youth repre- 
sentatives from junior and senior 
high school.s, junior and senior 
colleges and universities, soror- 
ities, fraternities, YMCA, YWCA, 
George Carver Fellowship club. 
Hi-Ys and Tri-Ys and many oth- 
ei^ are hard at work in prepar- 
ing an interesting, informative 
and oractical program. 

Bill Smallwood, popular col- 
umnist of the California EAQLK, 
!.=■ preparing the; script for an 
e.xciting d'-amatic review of those 
oeople- who broke through U. 
S, race prejudice to success. Edith 
Owens is in charge of the musi- 
cal program: Wesley Drama 
Workshop is givinig its assistance, 


NEW ORLEANS. Mar, 13.— 
Roark Brandford. well known 
novelist, will speak at Dillard 
University on Maf, 18. as the se- 
cond attraction in the lyceum 
series, it was announced today. 
Although Mr. Bradford is the 
author of a number of short stor- 
ies and several full-length nov- 

Utani^ of praise to the "four 
freedoms", Uie Bill of Rights and 
the Declaration of Independence. 
I with tongues in their cheeks, as 
they go merrily on their way 
denying in their own bailiwicks 
practically every fundamental 
concept of these honored and rev- 
ered documents. 

The record is crowded and 
i documented with the i>etnyai of 
these concepts ia the very dtadel 
of Democratic democracy. 

To talk about "free elections", 
'freedom of speech', 'the obser- 
vance fo the individual rights of 
every eitixen,'-- etc.; 'of liberties 
I>eing sacred, not to l»e endang- 
ered,' -'Christian dvilisatton,'— 
'Economic and politieal freedom,' 
, — and 'the preservation of civil 
: liberties for all,'~these being 
: quotations from speeches by these 
' Southern statesmen, is to expose 
' the lioUow mockery of their pro- 
testations when contrasted with 
the praetiees of that soction 
, which denies to a large elMnent 
I of the population in the South, 
I 8,MO,000 men, women and ehil- 
1 <ben, because of their color and 
tradition alone, practically all of 
the benefits •^f that detnocracy, 
that fr eed om, that liberty, and 
that Justice, about which they 
prattle and preach, and which 
they affect to cherish and revere. 
With most of our domestic 
problems being laid aside, un- 
solved, it is, not asking too much 
of our democracy when we urge 
that, along with the problems 
across the sea. we do something 
to solve some f them at heme. 

can education, art science, indus- 
try, and other fields of endeavor. 
U. S. Commissioner of Education 
John W. Studebaker reported .to- 

The radio series is being pre- 
pared imder the general direc- 
tion of Ambrose Caliver, U. S. 
Office of Education Specialist in 
the Education of Negroes, and 
William D. Boutwell, Chief. Di- 
vision of Radio, Publications, and 

Plans for the project call for 
transcriptions of the programs 
for use in schools, colleges and 
by local radio stations. The tran- 
scriptions and radio scripts re- 
vised as lesson units and study 
guides, are expected to be used 
by both white and Negro schools 

say. . L the so-called gigantic re- 
lief machine is quietly diminish- 
ing its man-power, it was report- 
ed this week as 1800 reliefers 
were dismissed from the WPA in 
South* m California. 

The workers rathered at a pro- 
test mjeeting in Patriotic ^all last 
Tuesday in an attempt to get at 
the bt ttom of the slash. 

H. D. Fumey, of the WPA 
Music' Project addressed the 
meetiiig and said that 1000 wom- 
en onj relief had been discharged 
from the sewing project 300 from 
the rtcreation project and 23^ 
from the music project. Others 
from y\e historical, research and 
other projects employing writ- 
ers, aijtists and some construction 
workers also were counted in the 

It was lepmed from Vis m'iiic 
project that Carlyle Scott's popu- 
lar WPA Chorus which has sung 

in courses or units of instruction before hundreds of local audiences 


Negroes in the United 

Difference in 
Safe Speeds 

Apparently drivers are sull 
failing to realize that what may 
be considered a safe speed on dry 
pavement, is not a safe speed in 
wet weather. Result, the fatility 
toll rose to 12 last week from five 
the week before. The best of tires 
and brakes will not help the un- 
prepared driver on a slippery 
street. A particularly dangerous 
stretch to watch for is Sunset 
Boulevard: its curving roadway 
and slick car tracks are a death- 
trap to those drivers who insist 
on "making time" in the rain. 
During the height of the recent 
storm, car after car went com- 
pletely out of control on thi^ and 
similar highways, 

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publication last Thursday , . . . 
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Course on CPA 
Problems Given 

A special course in Public Ac- 
counting (CPA Problems) is be- 
nig held at MetropoliUn Even- 
ing School of Business, 234 Ven- 
ice Boulevard, on Mondays and 
Wednesdays, from 7 to 9 p. m. 
The course is designe<i to pre- 
pare persons in the accounting , 
field for the State examinations. ] 
It is free to the general pblic. 

The instructor is Mr. C. P, N. 

Sales and Use Tax Proeednre 

A special course in Sales and 
Use Tax Procedure is being held 
each Tuesday evening from 7 to 
9 o'clock at Metropolitan Even- 
ing School of Business. 234 Ven- 
ice Boulevard, under the direc- 
tion of Mr. Carl Jensen. The 
course is designed to enable busi- 
ness men. accountants, bookkeep- 
ers, tax counselors, and students 
to become more familiar with the 
requirements of the Sales and 
T;se Tax Law of California. This 
class is free and open to the gen- 
eral public. 


George A. Baldwin, chairman 
of the Sunshine Circle of the 
Rosicrucian Order, will appear as 
guest for the regular public meet- 
ing Sunday of the Outdoor Life 
and Health Association at the 
28th street branch YMCA. Meet- 
ing is scheduled to start at 3:30 
I p. m. 

and vfas featured in the famed 
Hal! Johnson play. "Run, Little 
ChUlup." are not among those 

An Imestimated number of col- 
ored ^-orkers. mainly women on 
tile sekving project got the ax. 

It wfas stated by the WPA pr^ss 
burea^ that the cut was a Tou- 
tine matter" and , that Southern 
Californians numbering 36,300 on 
the wIfA were being reduced to 
34.200J ^- 

Rhebo Crawford 
at VMAL Meet 

Principal speakers at the 
Yoimg Men's Advancement Lea- 
gue. 4416*4 S. -Central avenue, 
at its. regular meetmg Friday nite 
at 8:0O p. m. will be R li • b a 
Crawford, former associate of 
Aimee Semple McPherson. How- 
ard Davis and Marion Matthews. 

A musical program is also 

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weeks. T^is special course m 
powder and explosives is being 
taken by Dr. Barnes in prepara- 
t iop for a course in "TTie Chem- 
istry of Powder and Explosives" 
to be offered soon at Howard 
University as part of the Nation- 
al Defense Program sponsored by 
the U. S. Office of Education 

Urban League 
Backs NYA 

NEW YORK, Mar. 13.— Favor- 
able action on the re<juest of the 
National Youth Administration 
for adequate funds with which to 
continue the work of this fiscal 
year was asked this week by the 
National Urban League. 

In a letter to the Honorable 
Edward aylor, chairman of the 
House Appropriations Comn»it- 
tee. Eugene Kinckle Jones, ex- 
ecutive secretary of the League, 
pointed out that the senous re- 
duction in NYA funds, announc- 
ed last week, has already had 
disastrous results on the training 
and morale of voung people all 
over the country. 


Superintendent of Los Angeles 
schools. Vierling Kersey accom- 
panied by deputy superintend'^t 
Arthur Gould, and assistant su- 
pervisor, Charles B, Moore vnll 
be the guest of honor at lunch 
at Jefferson high school next 



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5<h Streal 

III, and Mrs, Faustina N. John 
son. co-<hairman, did their full 
share in bringing the distinction 
to Los Angeles, having had the 
best campaign in many years. 
with practically their full quota 
raised. Other disT'cts and major 
units '..-ent ''over the top" thru- 
out the 488 square miles of Chest 

thor of "01 Man Adam an' His 

': Chillun." on which the ■ play 

•The G«een Pastures" was ba.<ed. 

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The j action was 


The War Depiartment announc- 
taday that Major General 
lames L. Collins, at present in 
rtf the 2rd Division, 
fort Sam Houston. Texas, would 
|%e assigned to command th« 
iierto Riean Department 

brought by 
Sidney! Hasgett, i resident of 
Houston, Tex., who alleges in his 
complaint that he was denied the 
rijth; tfc vote in the Drimarv in: 
July, if40. The case is being car- I 
rie'' lorward bv thf Texas 1 
branchfs of the NAACP and by 1 
the national office in New York. I 
The *njtre South it watching j 
the Texas case in the hope that ft I 
"til dfcide the white primary ' 
throug|^out Dixie. If the case goes i 
to th«J United States 'Supreme | 
Court bid is won, white primar- 
ies in <the South will be wiped I 
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The NAACP has carried up two 
previeo.0 cases on voting to the 
highest U. S. court and won both, 
or>e in ISTT and one in 1932. The 
third, which was not h^nd'ed by 
♦he o^sociation, but by privat« 
Texas dtizcna, waa loet 

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fnl. Herman 

Legol Notices 


No. 19I-5S3 

Estate of Mary L. Haynes, also 
known as Mary E. Parks, deceas- 

Notice is hereby ^ivea by^ the 
undersigned as Administratrix of 
the estate of Mary E. Haynes, al- 
so known as Mary E. Parks, de- 
ceased, to the Creditors of, and 
all persons having claims against 
the said deceased, to present 
them with the necessary vouch- 
ers within six months after the 
first publication of this notice, to 
the said Administratrix at the of- 
fce of Clarence A. Jpnes, Att'y, 

Legal Noticeir 


* N«. D-MIMC 


Action brought ir' the Superior 
Court of -tile County of Los An- 
geles, and Complaint filed in the 
office of the Clerk of the Su- 
perior court of said County. 

In the Superior Court of the 
State of California in and for the 
County of Los Angeles. 

Sudick King, Plaintiff,- 

Elizabeth King, Defendant. 

The people of the State of Cali- 
fornia send-sreetings to: Eliza- 
beth King, Diefendant. 

You are directed to appear in 

^bl ^Notices 



Thursdoy, Mordi 13,1941 

ntEB: T««r «MallM wUl k« amnnni la tkta «•!«■> pNLT wl ^ , _. 

• dtoftex •! tkte ttatmn to i— Iwcrt with your QUkSTlON, XODM California, which said office the 
rCLL NAME. BOtTHDATE and CORRECT AJ>DE«SS. F*r »«• ^st^Ti^'aU Ste^ ^co?!n%^tei 
vato fflj. Mod SS e«nU in coin and ^am>ed c«Tel«f« for mj with said estate, or to file tlicm 
A8TBOLOOT READING aad raaeiTc by .ratnra aiaU ay FREf with the necessary vouchers with- 
(VINIONS M a» THREE QUESTIONS. Addrcn all itwnmyica jf^ six months after the first pub- 

408 Stimson Building, 129 W. 3rd 1 an action brought against you by 
street, in the City of Los Angeles, ! the above named plaintiff in the 
County of Los Angeles, State of ' Superior Court of the State of 
'* ■■' California, in and for the County 

of Los' Angeles, and to answer 
the complaint therein within ten 
days after the service on you tf 
this Summons, if served withni 

the County of Los Angeles, or 

..__^. ^„__ . ««» <^>> lication of this notice, in the of- within thirty days if served else- 

ttnu t* PROF. HERMAN, the ASTROLOGER, Mn of THE CAL- .,^^ ^^ jj^^ Clerk of the Suplr?or where, and you are notified that 
IFORNIA EAGLE. 4n5 80. CcBtnl At*., Lm AiifflM. CalUoraia. " • - -' " 


Most of us are beset with fears. 
But why should it be? Why, m 
our free country should any fear 
•ntice us from our faith in God 
and our inherited ambitions. 

Try watching the faces of a 

N«. D-2MSa ' ' 

Actjion brought in the Superior 
Court of the County of Los An- 
geles, and Complaint filed in the 
Office of the Clerk of the Su- 
perior Court of said County. 

In the Superior Court of the 
State of^ California in and for the 
Coimty of Los Angeles. 

Rosario Gregg Navarro, Plain- 


Emiliano Navarro, Defendant. 

The People of the State of Cali- 
fornia Send Greetings to: 

Emiliano Navarro, Defendant. 

You are directed to appear in 



j i ' BIITHS fLi^bier, Cfenerat ""• 19 

Gt wJW\A/^Wmam^t^mM boy— Mr. an l Mrs. Frank Ver 
1 ■|^^"<^^g|g||p|^ elli, Baurlyle Mater CotUge, 

^eb. 15. 
n W^^^^^^m GIRL— Mr. :nd Mrs. Leroy 

oy m^S^^SKmi Clayton, Ostcc^jathic, Feb. 15. 

Gnu Mr. and Mrs. GUIs, 

eneral, Feb. 4. 
Jgy ^HUHH^l GIRL— Mr. ^d Mrs. Leroy 

Johnson, Osteopathic, Feb. 15, 

giRL— Mr., md Mrs: Eldred 
Wagner, Home Feb. 12. 

GIRL— Mr. and Mrs. W. Jones, 
Angelus, Feb. 15. 

GIRL— Mr. a id Mrs. Moses Wil- 
, liams, General Feb. 16. 

GERL— Mr. and Mrs. Richard I son. 

LOS ANGELES, Mar. 13.— ; Washington. H6me, Feb. 16. | DAVIS— Anna. 51. Mar. 1. Gen 

an action brought against you by i Bay Meadows races out San 1 GIRL — Mr. and Mrs. E d g a r | eral, Lincoln Memorial, Conner 
the above named plaintiff in the Francisco way are all dressed * Benson, Home Feb. 17. ; Johnson. 

iry wa«:.u.K iit^ ui / geles, and Complaiut filed in the 
groupofpeopemanyjalhermg. 15 • P, ^ ^ ^^ g^^. 

Some siRn of fear is to be detect- "^'^'^"^ 
ed — hidden in their faces. The 

Lego! Notices 

No O-200562 IStimsoH Building, 129 West 3rd 

Action brought m the Superior I ^*J***',J^ Angeles. California. 
Court of the County of Los An 

VA. 1764. 

Date first pu- 

Feb. 27, 1941 

Master said: "Be not afraid. Lo, 

perior Court of said County. 

In the Superior Court of the 
State of California in and for the 

.L.l'".."!^ rr../lri;^.'"""i County of Los Angeles 

Ramona Tapia Morales, Plain- 




19V 668 

Miguel L. Morales, Defendant. I oF LOS ANGELES. 
awYre it takes hold upon us and , ^ T^/ People of the State of in the Matter of the Estate' 
!:iV^i^!.t.H'„ !l?"k.-frr-iCajifornia,sen^ Greetings _ to :__^ of Lillian Cohen, sometimes! 

unto the end of the world 

Fear is something that we I ^' 

somehow adopt: the child has | 

no fear until son>e act in life 

suggests it. VHiile we are un 

does Its deadly work, like ter- ■ j^- , ^ Morales, Defendant. , known"as Lillian Gra"v" Cohpn" 
mites in the dark. As an an .- y^* „^ ^-^^^^^^^ ^^ ^ ' ^^°^^ ^^ ^""«" Gra> Cohen, 

dote for fear, have faith, intelli- ^^^^ ^,r„^ ^t against you by And/ew J Cohen Contestant 

gence, understant^ng and JUSt j,^ ,j^^^ ^^^^^^ ^3,„tiff i„ the vs Adam S Rogers leea?eran^^^ 
plam common sense. Uuoprior Court of the State of \ ^^^'^J'- "ogers, legatee and 

Why fear life and as P'lfalls j •^^^^^''i^C^^r^^dV,^^^^^ Fanme G. Rogers as 

and hidden dangers? A guiding , ^f^'j^'^ng^l^j^ ^d to answer '^«"-' «°s'.^ AddieHickey. lega- 

Court of the State of California, I unless you appear and answer as 
in and for the County of Los An- I above required, the plaintiff 
geles. will take judgment for any 

Dated: November 5, 1940. ! money or damages demanded in 

Clarence A. Jones, ' Att'y, 408 ; ^^^^ Complaint, as arising upon 
_ — — contract, or will apply to the 

Court fox any other relief de- 
manded in said Complaint. 

Given under my hand and seal 
of the Superior Court of the 
County of Los Angeles, State of 
California, this '."th day of Jan- 
uary. 1941. 
(Seal Superior Court 
Los Angeles County) 

County Clerk and Clerk of 
the Superior Court of the 
State of California, in and 
for the County of Los An- 

By B. B. Burrus, Deputy. 
James T. Phillips, Lawyer, 3}- 
35 W. Monntain St, Pasadena, 

Superior Court of the State of up and Saturday is the opening 
California, in and for the Coun- date. 

ty of Los Angeles, and to answer Jockey L. Hass, who tossed 
the complaint therein within ten away the 100 grander on Mio- 
days after the service on y«u of ' land, redeemed himself by win- 
this Summons, if served withm ning the 50'G handicap Saturday 
the County of Los Angeles, or from wire to wire. Good horse, 
witljn thirty days if served else- Going away party for Mr. and 
where, and you are notified that ; Mrs. Williams. . . those who at- 
unless you appear and answer as . tended were Miss Beulah Taylor, 
above required, the plaintiff will , Mr. Leo B. Strawn and Dr. Tow- 
take judgment for any money or els. 

damages demanded in the Com- I Seen at the Club Alabam— Ed- 
plaint, as arising upon contract, gar Johnson, Dr. and Mrs. W. 
or will apply to the Court for i e. Bailey, Dr. and Mrs. Wright, 
any other relief demanded in the Rosalie B. Spraig, William Per- 
Comvlaint. ■ , rin, Louis' Hefly. Marriana Car- 

Giyen under my hand and seal | tigna, Daisy Bufford McCalep, 
of the Superior Court of t h e , g^d Henry ' Hotley. 

County of Los Angeles, State of 
California, this 16th day of De- 
cember, 1940. 
(Seal Superior Court 
Los Angeles County) 

County Clerk and Clerk of 
• the Superior Court of the 

tie. She is new on the loose and \ 
playing hard nightly. Betty is 
some looker. . . Mr. and Mrs. 

Visiting Los Angeles are Mr. 
and Mrs. Willie Covington, Mr, 
and Mrs. George Campbell. Mr. 
yiillie Manley, Mr. and Mrs. J. 
|llen of Detroit. Michigan and 
^Ierriam Maxwell. 
Louise Beavers, motion picture I Saturday "nigjit 
State o'f California, in and star, celebrated her birthday i Arthur Geortee, James Barkley 
for the Ck)unty of Los Ange- ' Monday night with a dinner par- ^jpf, gaker, bm McGee. Maurice 
"es. i ty for six in the Dunbar Cock- piemmings i nd Black Dot Mc- 

By M. F. Gift, Deputy i tail lounge and a cabaret party 1 Gee said tl at Mioland was a 

BOY — Mr. and Mrs. Honee 
Warmel. Gcrpral, Feb. 17. 

GIRL— Mr. and Mrs. Georg* 
Harris, Home. Feb. 30. 

PASCHALI^-Hariett. 77. Mar. 
1, 1456 E. 4l5t pi., Lincoln Me- 
morial , Sm kh arid Williams. 

CARTER— J>n», 71, Mar. 1, 
1253 E. 25th st. Evergreen, An- 

KING— R0S9, 57, Mar. 2, Ge» 
eral. Woods. Mt Vernon. 

COLQUrrT— Chas. 47. Mar. S, 
CJeneral Evergreen, (3onner-John- 

BOY— Mr. And Mrs. Orlando I KIMBROUGH— John. 5Z Mar. 
Bowler, Horns, Feb. 18. ,2. 1775 E. 115th, Evergreen, Con- 

BOY— Mr. a) id Mrs. Fred John- ' ner-Johnson. 
son. Doctors. Feb. 17. ' WASHINGTON— L e w i ». tl, 

BOY— Mr. and Mrs. Walter ', Feb. 27. 1333 E. 21, Pav. Memor- 
Cooper, CJener d, Fe.b 19. ' ial. Conner-Johnson. 

GIRI^Mr. and Mrs. Herman HAWTHORNE— Percy, infant. 
Hester, (3eneral, Feb. 18. , Mar l8. General, Lincoln Memo- 

GIRL— Mr. and Mrs. HUgh , rial. 'Conner-Johnson. 
Hunt. Home, Feb. 12. 1 ISUM— Chas. 51. Mar. 6. 1588 

GIRL— Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Lee, ' w. 36th pi.. SawteUe, Angelus. 
General. Feb. 20. , SIMS— Emmett. 23. Mar. 3. St 

BOY— Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Vincents. Texas. Conner-Johnson. 
Lewis. Home, Feb. 18. ■ WILLIAMS— Edgar. 50. Mat. 

BOY— Mr. ind Mrs. Adolphus r 4O6I1.2 Lone Beach, Loncoln 

, , ■._•_.„' Memorial. Peoples, 

lover and sho«r man, 's trymg to ASilLEY-BiUie. 65. March •, 
stage a ~'^/l'?f- • •^B^tjy Van ^^j -j, 5^^^ Evergreen. Conner- 
Randall and her husband Den- 1 jo^nson 

nis^ are separated. He is in Seat- , BROWN— Melvin. 26. Mar. •, 

116th and Imperial, Lkicoln Me- 
morial. Roberts. 

Mackey, Mi&i 

and Rufu's K ?ele played long af 

ter midnight at the Club Alabam 

HORTON— E\'elyn. 62. Feb. 27, , 

y^lf^}^!^ ^PJ^^P General. Evergreen. Conner-John 

James T. Pbillips, Lawyer, 33- at the Alabam later. Those in the 

sure winnei 

-,.-. , , - -^ . . -. -_ , ^, , ,, „ , .,-.w -,, but played all 

Calif., Phone SY. 7-4124, Attor- I 35 W. Mountain St, Pasadena, ! party were Mr. and Mrs. Tommy | around him . Florence Rich- 
ney for Plaintiff. | CaUf., phone ST. 7-4124, Attor- Glass, Delia Miles. Mrs. Harry | mon and Zx-Tillie Clark, are 

Jan. 23, 1941, date 1st publ. 


Slight «. available for you. Prof ^he complaSit therein ^.'ithin ten 1 ;=/ a"° ^!.^J5^^\ ^f''^ ^'^^1^"- j NOTICE OF SALE OF~REAL 
erman. with his many years of ^ays after the service on you of as heir Respondents. j pr„pe,JVt At prt^a^ 

[perience. will prove of great | thu Summons, if served within i ^ The People of the State of 
help to you in obtaining your j j^e County of Los Angeles, or I California to Adam S. Rogers, 
desires. A letter to him today ' ^jt^j^ thirty days if served else- legatee and devisee, Fannie G 

ney for Plaintiff. 
I Date 1st publ. Jan. 23, 1941 

will start you on the road to '. ^here, and "you "are notified that 
happiness and success. j unless you appear and answer as 

1 above required, the plaintiff will 

Rogers, as heir, R o s 1 e Addle' 
Hickey. legatee and devisee, Belle 
Mitchell, as heir, and Walter L, 

n»=.r «;,r- I am a cons- i take judgment for any money or; Gordon, Jr., Executor and all 

Dear bir. 1 am a cons- | ^ -"..."j J„j ;„ tu^ r,^T«. norannc intevPstpH in thp Will of 

H. J 
tant reader of your co 
find it very interesting 

i.,mnanrf ' damages demanded in the Com-., persons interested in the 
,0 T am plaint, as arising upon contract, said decedent, including 


. No. 194804 

In the Superior Court of the 
State of California, in and for the 
County of Los Angeles. 

. KW T,,<.r „;v f ' or will apply to the Court for any ! and incompetents, w 

however, '';°"''l^d_7" ,7\y,,^': other relief demanded in the .^drng, GREETINGS 

condition and would Iikp p_rnr,iaint 

some advice from you regarding '-°-?'P,'°,' , 

wherever re- 

nancial condition and would Compiaint. You are hereby notified that 

some advice from you "garding ^y^^ ^^^^^ ^^ ^^^^ ^^^ ,^^1 Andiew J. Cohen, the, surviving 

the matter. Uo you tnmK a oiJO" ^f ,he Superior Court of t h e ' spouse of Lillian Cohen, some- jer <:ubject to confirmation of i ?;""'".' ., 

get plan would work m mv ^^^^^^, ^^ ^^os Angeles. State of times knows as Lillian Gray Coh- , said Superior Court ™ or after V'"'^^"' Martinez to Joe Vincent 

home. California, this 16th day of De- ., . , ._; 1 ... 

Ans.— It comes tn me regard- c^rnber 1940 

ing your question, that a budpf (Seal Superior Court 

plan is just what you need 'i Lo<; Angeles County 

en, has filed herein written the 10th day of Ilarch. 1941, at 
grounds of opposition to the pro- the offices of his 

Spates. Ben EUis Ellington and , g^en doing all the nite spots and 
Luciiis Lomax, Jr. , sipping cho«< e mixed drinks 

Floyd Ray features Lee Young, ' Kate Smith of radio fame is a 
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE ON ' °"^ ^ '^^^ greatest drummers great booster, ^nd gives the sepia 
APPLICATION FOR CHANGE '■ ^"own, Lee and Louis Smith on race a good >:ild-up. . . Peggy 
OF NAME - I ^1^^ guitar, along with the Ray- Wright \vas it the big race look 

No 461169 ^^*-^^ ^1° '■'^^ vocalizing. Floyd is ' ing like a m lUion dollars. . . Til 

In the Superior Court'of the known as the little man with a He Uorens and Olga Freeman 
State of California in and for the ^^^* ^'S ''^"^- played all races but bet on the 

)unty o' Los Angeles. Harry Fiddler, one of Ameri- horses that ran last. . . Emma 

Int he Matter of JOE VINCEN r cas best loved impersonators, .^nderson i; workinp st the 
.,v.v.^c .:» ..c.cujr B.vo uiai uii- I MARTINEZ. (For Chance r' (man with the manv facesi has Brown Skii Caff along with 
der and piirsuant to the law made- Name). ' wonderful control of his facial Bonnie Adain? and is the rea-son 

and provided the undersigned ; whereas, Joe Vincent Martinez muscles. His imitation of a Chi- for big crowtd 
!;f^.fA J;.» fi'i ^^.'"'"'^t^tf 1 has filed his petition with the nese is great. He was guest per- 
of said estate, will sell at pnvatei Clerk of this Court for permis- fojmer at the Alabam on Mon- 
salc. to the highest and best bid- ^jon to change his name from Joe day night. 

Harris and Reeve.«: of New 
Martin, • York Citv. tap dancers, showed | Nothing buti praises for Broom 

Now therefore, it is hereby or- the patrons of tho Alabam Mon- 'field and Greeley with their 
--J "--• -" - ' day nite what danring really is. swell crew of pretties dancing 

bate of the document heretofore I James T. Phillips. 33 WcsTmS ^^'^^- ^^'' '" P*""'""' interested 

solve the financial condition non 
exestmg in your home. In this 
manner you can plan your pay- 
ments on bills and still have 
some for miscellaneous things, 
such as clubs and other forms of 

P. M. J. — Will 1 br abl^ lr> 
finish college and become • 

Ans.— Your lucky stars and 
guiding planets indicate your 
being able to accomplish your 
desires tn the veo' near future. 
If you continue to study and con- 
centrate upon your college work 

County Clerk and Clerk of 
the Superior Court of the 
State of California, in and 
for the County of Los An- , - ^^^ ^^^ ^^^^^^. ^,^^^ ^^^ ^j. 

By M Y. Gift. Deputy i rected to appear befote said 

James T. Phillip«. Lawyer, 33- , Court and to plead to said writ- 

35 W. MounUin St.. Pasadena, ten grounds of opposition in ac- 

Calif.. Phone STcamore 7-4124, 1 cordance with provisions ^of^Sec- 

Attomey for Plaintiff. 

Date first pubi. Jan. 30. 1941 

No. D- 198453 

Action brought in the Superior 

- ,„u„i,„i,;r, that 'Court of the County of Los An- 

you may win a scholarship that Complaint filed in the 

will enable you to attend a hos- s^ g ^^^ g^_ 

pital for the necessary trammg ^.^^ ^^^^ ^^ ^^.^ CoMT^iy. 

to become a nurse. j^ ^^^ Superior Court of t h e 

M. G.— I have been conlem- gj^te of California in and for the 

plating moving to a large city County of Los Angeles, 

to find work. What do you think Margarita Martinez. Plaintiff, 

of this idea" Work is very scarce ^., 

where I live now and there are Ygnacio Martinez. Defendant, 

very few jobs for giils. Th° people of the State of Cali- 

Ans. My P 3 v c h o-Mentalist forma send greetings to: 

Crystal reveals vour finding the Ygnacio Martinez. Defendant. 

type of work voii wish in a larger You are directed to appear in 

they are more op- an action brought aga'nst you by 

tion 370 of the Probate Code of 
the State of California witiiin 
thirty (30) days after service of 

*^WITNESS,' the Honorable Jess | |n the (^ty of Pasadena County 
F Steohens Judge of the Super- ' of Los Angeles, State of Califor- 
for (5ourt of 'he St^e of Califor- I^i^ i^ per_ map recorded in Book 

of '«,H"dee"\'rHV"''' "^^ ^Tl' ' ^^^^ »' '^^ hour Of 2 o'cloct^P. ' boys'" at your 

CUatloJ of law VTherwise^^^ °' "1^ ^^''^ ^"^"^^" «nd 1 e'nTc at the Albam Theatre cafe. 

Xrhan or in addition to thai v''^''^ to show cause if any they , For.d. Harris and Jones are open- 

ofsLd deceased at the t me nf \'^^.'^''y l^"^ ''''^"^e of name i ing at the Matteonis Club m 

^Uk ;„ ,,52 . ,, !u * . should not be granted. 

death, m and to all that cerUm | it i, .further ordered that 

Rhum Bocgie nite spot and Joe 
Stevens" all st^r show is 100 per 
cent good v ith a tribe of beau- 
lie? glorifiec by Earl Carroll. . . 

property particularly de 
scribed as follows, to-wit: 
'"Lot 34 of the oakdale Tract 

nia, m and for the County of 
Los Angeles with the seal of the 
Court affixtd, the 20th day of 
September, A. D., 1940. 

Attest: L. E. LAMPTON, 

County Clerk 

HIGH t. MACBETH. Attorney 
524 South Spring Street 
Los Angeles, California 

Feb 13, 20. 27; Mar. 6. 13. 20. 
27; Aor. 3, 10, 1941. 

18, Page 55, Miscellaneous Re- 
cords of said County." 

Terms of sale Cash in lawful 
money of the United States on 
confirmation of sale, or nart cash 
and balance evidenced by note 
secured by mortgage or Trust 
Deed on the property so sold. 
Ten per cent of amount bid to 
be depo.sited with bio. 

Stockton tonight for a one week 

Ko r,,,ui;.v,:»j ;„ »u o ir Johnnie Carrrish and Black 

^t„,P"''l'*^_l1..„l!?„_i'l''-f^l'f°™i^ Dot McGee are ronnmg a race 

copy of this order to show cause 
be published in the California 
Eagle, a newspaper of general 

of Los Angeles, County of Los 
Angeles, SUte of California, for 
four successive weeks next pre- 
ceding the date set for the hear- 
ing thereof. 

Dated this 17th day of Feb- 
ruary, 1941. 

Presiding Judge of the Superi- 
or Court. 

James T. Phillips. Lawyer, 
33-35 W. Mountain St., Pasadena. 

city, where — ■.,•,_*• 

portunities and better wa^es. But the abgve named plaintiff in the 

I •uEBcst that you make some i Superior Court of the State of I _._.,,.„- 

inquiries -irst and if possible j California, in and for the County NOTICE TO CREDITORS 

contact someone YOU know m that , of Los Angeles, and to answer the ^?:l^f^r^TC^Vi Hp 

city to intercecit for you. complamt therein within ten Estate of MARY L. Gil UJN, ae- 

M ^K vj w>,u ie mv "iister so ' days after the service on you of ceaSed. 

N M. H.-Why IS my sister so ^^^ summon.s. if served within Notice is hereby given by the , • . -, 

mean to me j ^^^ County of s Angeles, -.undersigned Administratrix of said Administrator, 

the Estate of Mary L. Giton, de- =«n??st'SL'?eb. 20. 1941 

Bids or offers to be in writing Calif., Phone SY. 7-4124, Attor 
and will be receivedd at the afore- | ney for Petitioner 

'r,'^'^'"^^^'":!"',, ^"*''^- Yvonne of the WPSC was held at 
Parks, Cecil Parks. Mae John- home of Mrs. Lotus Tavlor .... 
son and Lu :ille Jones had a get- , gs. nol Mvrtle Avenue, and 
together of five. . Daisy Buford | decision was reached to give 
IS also visiUng from San Fran- ' annual Negro History Progra 
Cisco. . . ijladys Clayton seen postponed from Februar>- U 
partying at the Alabam reports cause of the heavy rains, on Wed 

hat she n ) longer answers to nesdav evening, April 16. at th, 
the name o (3. Clayton but now Lincoln School. Mrs. Ruby Bc3 
It IS Glady5 Coffee. Mi. Coffee ^piev Goodwin of Fullertod. 
wil arrive joon. .Pearl and ^..m'er and lecturer, will be th| 
Dick from =a<=adena had a love- speaker for this occasion, am 

y evening it the .Alaban: , . saw Mrs Maude C. Marks. Ist vie 
the floor l^how and remarked 

said office at any time after the 
first publication hereof and be- 
fore date of sale. 

Dated this 17th day of Feb- 
ruary. 1941. 


Administrator of estate of Vio- 
let J. Mills, deceased. 
James T. Phillips, attorney for 
33 West 

Date 1st publ,— Feb. 20, 1941 

AAtPnvKT LANE > lUlt* 1«JIIR' XNcI.". lUlU H> UUU eliun^- ■»«;.-^ tJ„l^ T .. U -KK- T iT '" ""^ .....^....t. v. ...^ .^ 

At Ward Chapel AME church «ide throe times in one week for ^o"es Mii Mar e Smith "nd Tit '^^k -""""''p^' "'ii^'^io',-, 
the Senior choir of Ward Chapel ='"^'"P''"R *" ''™^^ "^^ "^^^'^ Jones. Mi.sf= Marie^ bmiih ^and of Mrs. Octavia Russell. 1013 
presents a drama b Grant Chap- ^Kainst the bulbs, is now a Dun- 
el's Senior choir tomorrow night, ^ar Lobbyst. Maggie Hathaway, 

movie and screen star, looks nif- 

Ans— After Clvine your ques- ,'•■.- ^^-'-••'- •-• .; ....r-.j--. . „uurisiB..<:u .»v...,...— --.---- ,_ ; ivi„u„t.i_ street Pajiaiiena Talif I rected by Prof. L. G. Eggleston. f't. Thank goodness for the prot 
tio^n"?ar4. th^U I fmd^^hat j withm th-rty^ d^ays^ if ^serv^d^ ^se- the^Estate of Mary^L.^Giton, d. ^l^^^'^^l'Z^^^^' ,^f^^' | one of the city's most not^/d choir tv Ruth Givens. hi, hu, 

your sister naS ^ p K^ i,r»Io«a v/in 3nn«ar ^r\A an«U7»r a« 

■■;" u . = v,»; roaiiv rioesnt I unless you appear and answer as 
"'^'""'t ^L n=.,?l to viu Have a Nbove requir^. the plaintiff will 
mean to be na'ty to you. Have a I ^_ ^^^^^^ tor any money or 

nd%irays 't aT'her'nice. 'and ; damJges'^emanded in' the Com- 
■ "'«"■>'' u«^-,- ..hameH of ' plaint, as arising upon contract, 
she will »°5"L^e«)me ashamed of P^ ^.^ ^^ R^^ ^^^^ ^^^ 

herself and menH her ways. ^^j^^_. ^^^^^^ demanded in the 

W. W.— I received mv Charm , Complaint. 
Bag two weeks ago. and have , civen under my hand and seal 
been wearing it constantly, i am , ^f the Superior Court of the 
not exaggerating whien i *a>, I Countv of Los Angeles, SUte of 
there is a difference m my lucK, .California, this 17th day of Oc- 
and my home hfe has become i ^Q^^^J 1940. 
peaceful, -n such a short period ; (g^gj Superior Court 
of time. I owe 8 grtat deal ot | Lo^ AngeUs Countv 1 
this to you. and I want vou to , l. E. LAMPTON. 

know how thankful I am for County Clerk and Clerk of 

having found the soltrtion to my 

T. H— How idid the word 
••Cab" originateT ' 

Ans.— The word 'Icab is a 
shortening of cabriolet ipro- 

the Superior Court of the 

all persons having clamis against 
the said deceased, to present them 
with the necessary vouchers, 
within six months after the first 
publication of this notice, to the 
said Administratrix at the office 
of Oavid W. Williams, her attor- 
ney, 2510 South Central Avenue, 
City of Los Angeles, Cqunty of 
Los Angeles, State of California, 
which said office the undersigned 
selects as a place of business in 
all matters connected with said 
estate, or to file them with the 
necessary vouchers, within six 
months after the first publication 
of this notice, in the office of the 

Friday, Mar. 14 at 8 o'clock. 

This outstanding drama is di- ! tv in her nobbv and stylish oul- 
• • _ - - - ,..-,., _ , . _ .r. thp pret- 

ler at the 
Alabam. for exhibiting her dimpl- 

_ I leaders. 

An enjoyable and interesting ^d curves and leg lines. u . . ^ , ., -nd r"""»; 1"""" ^ ..,. 

- There are more swell dressed „5i .u.. ..*.°"S •" ^u. c. _j1. 'or Miles was named 4th \y 

tard of ThonkS j evening awaits vou a t Ward 

We wish to thank our many | Chapel, 1250 E. "25th street to- ' colored people going to the rac- 
friends for their kindness in the I morrow night, (Friday), 8pm 

can they sv ■ 

nounced kabriola). from the La- 1 35 W. Monntain St, Pasadena, 
tin caper, a gf^St The cabriolet Calif., Phone SYcamore 7-4124, 
was a light, one-horse carriage [ Attorney for Plaintiff. ^ 

.Clerk of the Superior Court of 
State of California, in and ' the State of California, in and for 
for the Countv of Los Ange- the County of Los Angeles. 

' Dated March 11, 1941. 

istratrix of the Estate of said 
David W. Williams, Attorney, 

bereavement of our Mother, Eli- 
Eabeth Rowan, and for the many 
beautiful cards, and floral de- 
sfgns: especially ReV. Wade of 
the Pilgrim Bapt4st church, and 
the Deaconesses of Westminster 
Presbyterian church. Also, the 
Peoples Fun<#-al Home for the 
lovely service rendered. 



Come out and help us make the 
evening a success. 

Mrs. N. L. Bee, President: Rev. 
J. W. Price, Pastor: J. V. Griffin, 


'MONROVIA— T here was 

races in the world. 

Miss Mable Jenkins. Miss Car- 
rie Williams and Miss Alma Jen- 
kins, playgirls, are doing the late 
spots and playing the field. 


Adolph Hitler doesn't believe 
anything that America says and 


By L L. Murstein. Deputv ' 
James T. Phillips. Lawyer, 33 

Musical af 
Wesley Sunday 

Sunday at 3:30 p. m. at Wes 
Methodist church. 8th and S 
Julian streets, the Women's Pro- i 

large attendance at the morning 1 America doesn't believe anything 

service of 2nd Baptist church , that he says. . . Ha, Ha. 

Sunday as the pastor spoke on Henry Starr of international 

"Divine Justice." 

At 6:30 n. m. a large group of 
. young people were on hand to 

radio fame. no»v living in Fris- 

Sam's camji; Jimmie Pitts, John- ' YWCA NOTES 

nie Camisli. Black Dot McGee, , Fidelis Hi-Tri met Thursdaj 

Harry Bigl )w and party. Connie i evening at the YWCA and ele 

Boswell. o the Boswell sister? : ed the following officers: BessiJ 

trio: Ivy. Verne and Von, Leon [ Cook, president: Itaska Butle/ 

CO, was heard to say that 'he is 1 Washingtor. Jr.. Paul McGee of vice-president: Ruby Lane, secrel 

expecting mail from London next I the Sentirel: Wynonie Harris. | tary: and Mrs Ethel Harris, treaa 

render a very splendid program. 1 week — "if there be any next former cm cee of the Alabam: 1 The Misses Bessie Cook Rhei 

c ,io„ of ^••^n r. m Qf w»=i»v The BTU is sponsored by Miss , week over there." Dan Shaw. ' Dorothy Arnold. David Wallace i Butler. Itaska Butler' FlorJ 

>yr .Tvl^t* Jk '^M,^' «Tk L^i s,^ 1 Fannie Mae Osborne; John Zion 1 newspaper scribe of L. A. is now , of Montgotierv-. Alabama: Ethel Howard and Juitine Moore and 

S^^l^Lf^ri^l: 4l^-,!!:.'! I,^^'! ! is president j the president and boss of the ' Smith. Mr.. Rainey Shaw and ' Mrs. Darthula Candiver Bougl 

The Evangelical chorus, under Oakland Leader. _ Grace, for Tier w^atress of the gcss. th eadviser attended th/ 

Ti,„^i» Pitf^ COMPTON— Hannah. 66. Feb. 
_-"?"'i^„-,.w' 27. 3665'^ S. Normandie. Lincoln) 
Memorial. Conner-Johnson. 

DUCKETT— Laura. 32. Feb. 27,1 
145" L". 52nd. Lincoln Memorial,| 
Ar I ..?. 

b.VELL— Sadie 46, Feb. 28, 
972 E. 42nd. E\'ergreen. Angelus. | 
SMITH— Amy, 48. Feb. 28, On- 
eral. Chicago, Angelus. 

John B Thomas, 18, 1431 £.1 
27th St.: Mabel Snow, 17, 216 N^^ 
Mt. View Ave. 

O. Z. Williams. 23, 806 E. .43r 
PL; Estella Carter, 19, 1588 
49th St 

Wesley Meeks. 33. 1464'. EJ 
21st St; Cordelia Roberts, S9j 
1464'j E. 21st St 

Booker T McDanieL 33. IH 
E 22nd St.; Mar^- L. Burton, 
1U4 E. 22nd St. 

Sylvester L. Lockett. 21. 161! 
E. i06th St ; Vemetta M. Volne 
22. 11735 Bandera Ave. 

Handy J. Moore. Jr., 23, 157 
W 36th' PI; Ruby Tate. 20, 156^ 
E. 50th St. 

Clarence .Armstrong. 21. 924 
E 29tl-. St.: Wiila M. Fisher. 
4310 .^ve 

Robert Stavton. 38. 1652 E .SO 
PI.; Liii;e B Stavton, 36, 1652 
50th Place. 

Samuel Eoseman. 35. 986 
32nd St.; LaVern Young. 19, 98 
E 32nd St 



Wednesday evening. March 

. . .Biil Loig and wife anklmg 
in and not ')f all the best places 
Deek (Ink Spot) Watson seen 
talking to the boys along the 
avenue. De !k is a swell fellow 

and like th( other "Spots" hasn't _ __ 

„„ ^.. „,. .„ f, „ ..... sol a swell head. Same goes for the'^regular monlhTy ' busin 

circulation published in the City ^^ ^^^.^os Angeles Playboy No. I ^.'^f^.^^^erry [boys^Naomi ^Jones_. meeting ofjhe Roland Hayes u 

Why not run as a "Handicap En- 
trie" boys? 1 

Juanita Moore is one of Cali- 
fornia's prettiest chorus girls and 
never gets high hat with the 
people in or out of the profess- 
ion. She's a swell dancer, too. 

Miami race track folks got 
a plenty laughs about Mr. Rain 
and the Storm closing the Gold- 
en Gate races in Oakland, but 

never mentioned swimmer? us- ,„e j,oor Know ann remarKea nrpMdent and nropram rhairma- 
hg m nk and alligator bathing that it was iine and mellow Preitdem and program chairmai 

c,,j»o ir, Fir,rM= meiiow. and her committee plan to ma 

i-l 1 HA f Notables ;een were; Dr. Wright this a big event 

Charley Moore of moving pic- ,^^ ^ ^^^^^ ^,f j^,^,^^ ^ « At the meeting of the executi 

fure fame wa."- told lo pull along- -i/i.^ Helen ' "-- »' = — ' "- At me meeting 01 ine executi 


company. Johnnie Carnish. Miss i2|h street. Mr. Russell was madl 
Rosa Lee Lincoln. Mr. Morgan, chairman of the Wavs and Mear 
of the House of Morgan Liquoi • Committee. Mrs. Beulah C. Whil 
store and party. Keyser Duncan „ as .selected tr. be the corref^ 
and company. Miss Flora Wash- ponding secrelan'. and Mrs. Dar 
ingtoii. Tonmie Glass and Aus- thula Vandiver' Bouggess wi 
"n Cressw'U. chosen 3 vice-president and edi 

The Fouf- Tones are terrific, cation chairman. Mrs. Lotus Tay 

g 'em. The Sunday I president and' chairman of 

err,; Los" A^geleT than any other ■ T.'Tro.h'J^'^r^L^^^JX^ ' membership committee. 
;_ .u_ ,..„.ij Ray provided cntertajnment for .,„ n n ^n.,.. : 

provided cntertajnment luj .»„ d „ trrx. . j . 

Anyta Brovn. Lawrence (Fine) | .u^'l^^' ^^ White, Pr«;ident 
Ford. Rhuinboogie Girls. Alvce |^?. ^"P' *^" P^ ^'^ P'" 
Keyes. Art^ Young. Alton Re^d. ' "ft""^ exammation for real 
Lillian Johnson. Bene Green, ^^ °^v.™l°'"w*?r " n^'VT^* 
James Bur tell, Allen Robinson, • ""T^^'iVJl! ^'^""' ^•''y. 
Lester WilTms.^ Rudy Bankhead,/ L"" mlSf'^ev'^ral "^""' 

Louise Claik. Curtis Mosbv, Jr., | '"i,,.'^ ,f „ 

who was ,m leave from "Uncle T^^"-' <^"^^ '■^"^^>- 


and was humotously so called j Date 1st publ. Jan. 30. 1941 

because, compared with heavier 

vehicles, it was able to get about ' NOTICE TO CREDITORS 

with the case and nimbleness of ( No. 199-744 

r -oat E«^te of PEDRO R. MORAL- 

' ^ , ES. deceased. 

BEWILDERED— I have been . Notice is hereby given by the 

keeping company with two gins, undersigned Administrator of the 

and would like to Know whicn , j^tate of Pedro R. Morales, de- 

ohe loves me? ceased, to the Creditors of. and 

Ans.— A careful »"?•>',?,'*.,, all persons having claims against 

your question indicates botn gins ^^^^ ^^^ deceased, to present them 

as thinking a great deal of you. ^.^^ jhe necessary vouchers. 

But the young lady that is oux ^jthin six months aifter the first 

otihe citv really thmks the mosf publication of this notice, to the 

of you and taking your ^gj^ Administrator at the office 

affections more seriously. of James T. Phillips, his attorney. 

W. A. E.— Why is it that my 33 y^ Mountain St., Pasadena. 

husband doesn't get a raise. ; Calif., County of Los Angeles. 

Ans.— It appears to me that j g^g^e of California, which said 

your husabnd's present 30b is „ffjce the undersigned selects as a 

juat a means to an end. He real- • pja^e of business in all matters 

ly isn't interested in this kind 01 ronnected with said estate, or to 

work but keeps the Job because jjj^ y,em with the necessary 

be must do something to support vouchers, within six months af- 

his family. In order for hmi . to j^^ the first publication of this 

obtain • raise he will have to notice, in the office of the Clerk 

aptrfy hinwelf t« this work and of the Superior Court of the State 

show more interest. I .suR'' j i of California, in and for the 

that you encourage him in fmd- County of Los Angeles. 

ing the type of work he likes, thej Dated Jan. 4. 1941. 

kind that he eaa become absorb- FREDERICO MORALES. Ad- 

^ ^ excited ,tbout. He will mnistratnr of the estate of said 

then adTance iri this field with- deceased. 

out conscious effort. Sustained ; JAMES T. PHILLIPS. Lawyer 
mterest and enthusiasm are need- j 33—35 W. Moviitafai 8t. 
ed tor the lucdqssfpl- pursuit of Pa«deiia, Calif 

— • Tl r j ujtg igt pubL— Feb. 18, IMl 

2510 South Central Avenue, Los Sress ve ^i"'' 'f P'^^f^"""^^ of Mrs. M. W. Davis,, Irvan Roane of Detroit is a , Dunbar Giill; Alice "Jitterbug" Girl Reserve Area Conference r 

Angeles, Calif. 

Mar. 13, 1941 date 1st publ. 

Some of those appearing are 
Jobephine Cooper, Ruby Elzy, 
Ernest Whitman, Jimmy Miller, 

Cord of Thanks Clarence Hargrave and Jester 

The Family <l the late Mr. Cari | Harriston, the Second Baptist 

Wilson wishes to express thanks | Efj^Jette^ Gilbert Allen choir, 

to our many friends for their | Edith Owens aiid Justitia Davis. 

sympathy and kindness shown j Mrs. E. W. Rakestraw is presx- 

during our recent bereavement. 

For the beautiful cards, tele- 



grams and consoling resolutions, 
lovely florals and donations of 

Special thanks to Rev. Herbert 
A. Foster, minister in charge and 
Rev. S. M. Beane, thej Deacon 
Board of the Second ' Baptist 
church, Mr. S. P. Johr(son and 
Sunday School, Miss 'Vassie D. 
Reeves and the Boosters club, 
Mrs. Janie Williams for |the Obi- 
tuary, Mrs. Morrow and the 
Vesper choir, Mr. Mokby and 
Mrs. A. E. Seldon for their love- 
ly solos, also Pacific Cojast Tab- 
ernacle No. 1. Queen of Sheba 
Chapter No. 7. O. E. S., B. F. 
Talbot Lodge No. 8, F. IK. Rr M. 
and .to Conner pnd Jolmson co., 
morticians, to all of you pur deep- 
est appreciation and prayers, that 
God will ever keen yoii to bless 
and console others. 

Sister and Family 

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the serivces were very well at 
tended isoth morning and eve- 

The Missionary society of 2nd 
Baptist church, in order to regu- 
late its program for the year, 
has called a meeting for Tues- 
day night in the home of Mrs. 
Mary Discon. Mrs: F. Goodwin 
is the chairman. 

Thursday night in the same 
home the Widow's club will hold 
its regular monthly meeting. 

Mr. and Mrs. E. Barmore. 514 
E. Maple avenue, entertained 
Pastor and Mrs. Davis, Mrs. Dar 

miisicai leatunng ouisianoing igj^^gj.gjj the regular second Sun- i real Dapper Dan in his outfits Morrison. Hattie Morrison and San Pedro last Saturday 
^''c*!^J' J T;^!"!^^!"';! ,« I day evening's program. Import- and the neatest dressed man this ' Marcella Bi wks, Mr. and Mrs. A. ^ 

^»Y,« n ^=« o«,.ir,o o» ^^^ festures of the program were side of Broadway. New York, Benze. Mr. Sollv Wilson arwi oar- WITH THE CHURCHES 

an address by-Mrs. L. Hayes, in- Joe Louis' lovely mother is the ; ty. Marguerite Thompson and Diz- Grant Chaj^l AME 
strumental solo by Mrs. S, Brew- | heart of the family. I zy Dean. The joint jumped like Sunday. March 9, at momm 

ster, quintet by 'W LaViolet and, Mr. and Mrs. Price. Mr. and old times and all the praise goes and evening services, the pulpii 
others, and a solo by John Zion, Mrs. Pierce. Miss Ann Ex-Roanc to Curtis Mosby, the manager '«as occupied by the preskiin) 
Sunday afternoon the NAACP'I and Mr. and Mrs. Young are cen- who is doing everything possible elder. Rev. Frank Harris of Loi 
local branch presented the Bu- ter attractions niehtly dining at to keep th s fine spot going on Angeles, where inspiring an 
cbanan sisters in a musical pro- the Dunbar Grill, keeping the i the Avenue — and with your con- thought provoking sermons le' 
gram at Bethel AME church. | waiters, bartenders, cooks and 1 tinued supjort it has to jump. his audience in an exalted sta 

At Shiloh AME Zion church, cashiers jumpmg until closing Cee Pee lohnson will play the , ^f mind. The topic for the mom 

time. I matinee next Sunday and with^ in.c was "Religious Anchorage." 

Jimmie Miller singing his hit ' him will come the entire shov^ and the evening subject wr 
"On the Road to Mandalay" the of the Rhum Boogie. ."One Step Farther". In the 

other night at the Alabam re- , Bobby Gwynn has just closed emoon at 3 o'clock, Rev. U. 
fused to take an encore or a five her engagement at the Bal Ta- Green, of Santa Ana. with h: 
dollar bill when he stepped into borin and she can now l>e heard congregation and choir h 
his dressing room, claiming the over station KFWB every Wed- charge of the services, and addi 
orchestra crossed him up . . . nesday at ^rSO p. m.. There is no I in no small way, tojthe spiritui 
temoer that boy has. 

'When in a hurry and meeting 
people. Okay seems to b* the re- 
ply or answer that's requested — 
ketch on? 

Your tJrcle Sam called a 
bunch of L. A. •^Isvboys the oth- 
er night and ^•' 'em c" this 
_,,„. - . You. you am' ""ou mav road 

riches! of the world, even if it^i^^Y!? ?';*''^'"t *d.*I"",nio^'' - ' '^"* yourselves each week olay 

Form Women's 
Ambulonce Corps 

Defense training is not restrict- 
ed to the male of the species by 
any means. 

This was proved Tuesday night 
as local ladies met at McKinley 
Jtinior High school to form a wo- 
men's ambulance corps. Mrs. 
Marie Reed, organizer of the 
group, paid in an interview, ("Wo- 
men mpst play their part in 
buildinb of a greater U. S. na- 
tional defense." 

doubt abou 

T „.l,i^ „«t ««„»L,J« «„^«,»„* den and Mrs. L. Anderson at 
„f K^Iv^ fn/Jli?h^^v .nd^ A delightful turkey, was 

of he4ven_for all the joy an.d^_„,., -^^ ,ii*^tv,» trimmin 

lasted I for thousands and thous- 
ands of year^. — Martin Luther. 

Heaven must be in me before 
I can be in heayen. — Charles 

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Mrs. M. , O. Jackson, whP nad ing the gay spots if you will put 
been ill for the past 3 weeks, 1 your name on th'^ list when ao- 
was able to get up and is feel- broached- bv mv secretary who 
ing much better. Mrs. J. Jenkms ^-ij] gsk for the names in vour 
continues to be confined to her party in the -'ight spots. 

Cornelius Ballad, erst>^hile 


it . . she can go and , up-lift of the day. The financia 

with her w de range she is bound 
to push all other sepia stars a 
close, close second. Leading cri- 
tics liave passed on her and say 
she is terriKc. Her program will 
include "Semetimes I Feel Like 

returns were very worthy 
credit $48.00 being raised for 
Trustee Fund, and $29.00 for t 
of the Stewards, in addition 
the general fund. 
Mrs. Charlie Mae Lomax,! 

a Motherless Child." and a semi- charming young wife of the pas- 
classic, for, who has be«n ill recently, ial 

■Yours Truly is waving good now convalescent, and will start! 
bye to Las Angeles for a spell , rehearsing her gospel choir! 
and hello 1 5 Frisco. Be thinking I again", soon. Mrs. Sallie Robinson, [ 
bout you. and you. and you. ' one of the "Mothers in Israel" of I 
So lone unt ;1 next time. | 2nd Baptist who imderwent ■ a [ 

When you have news wire or, serious operation several monthal 
write to m< at 1716 Wjebster St.. gao, is not feeling so well at th«J 
San FranciscoC California. present writing. 


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If You Foil to Read THE tALIFdRNIA Ik&X. You May Never Know It Hoppeneds 

4075 CMtral Av«. 


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I FOR RENT: 4 room numlslied 
nat Adults, no pet«, «6» EjMt 
Pico SU Fhon e PR. 1579. r 30-4 

I FOR RENT: Re«*onaBly, with 

I home privil-get; neat, com- 

Ifortable room in convenient lo- 

«lity, to desirable permanent 

working couple or women; nng 

"" 8849, \1 no rna.. RE. 3345. 


FOR SALET Miscelloneous 

OR RENT: To adults an attrac- 
tive, light, airy, unhirn. upper 

-rm. flat, with large garage; 3 
>naster bedrmsn hdw. floors, tile 
■bath and sink, automatic heater; 
Extra gar. available; West Jeff- 
erson Di«t.. Rl. 8849; if no an»- 
urer, RE. 3345._ 

OR RENT: Neatly fum. room, 

with private shower, for single 

.nan, employed, railroad or pen- 

lioner. Call after 2 p. m., CE. 

k3064. r-20-2 

FOR SALU: Real home for an ex- 
clusive fataiily. 6 rooms, inside 
stuccoed, feouble garage. EIXIS 
an ELLISt 1305 West 35th PL, 
RO. 5159.1 r-13-1 

FOR SALE^ 2 lots in Val Verde, 
good loctuon. Terms or cash. 
Call RO . a ^ag after 8 p. m. rl3-l 

FOR SALEj Furniture overstuff, 
piano, rugs, stove, ice box, etc. 
Call RI. 7M7. r-6-2 

house, 3 bedrooms, garage; Ige. 
lot all clear, near U car. Only | 
$190 down. |25 per month. Price 
$1990; I also have a good lot for 
sale cheap. Phone owner, WA. 
3011. r«- 

DR RENT: Newly fum. mod. ■ 
Apt; bedrm., living rm.. kitch- . 
\n and bath; refrigeration; 1786V4 | 
37th drive. PA. 4571. r-20-4 i 




J)R RENT: Nice, fum. room in 
quiet home for working couple I L 
Ir single man: near Jefferson ' 
Ind Western. See me personal- 
1654 W. 35th St. r-6-3 

>• Oh* n*; 

M. WIl 

rOR RENT: 3-rm. fur. apt.. 1044 
|S. Berendo. Key in rear. r<5-l 

)R RENT: Fur. rooms, single 
Jid double, near 4 carlines; 
working p>eople preferred. AD. 
425. rS-l 

OR RENT: Room, nice sunny: 
10 minute."! from town. bet. U 
and B carlines: working couple 
preferrr:(; rent reasonable, RI. 

905. r6-2 

|OR RENT: Neatly furn. room 
rith all nrivileges to emrloved 
Buple. CE. 21091. r6-4 

)R RENT — 4 rm. unfur. .Auto- 
matic heater, tile sink, newly 
■irated. in rear. 4212 Wrvod- 
kwn. r-13-! 

)R RENT— Nicelv fur room, 
1440»4 E. :5tb. CE. 21563. 

|OR RENT-^Nicelv fur. room i 
, for couple or single person. 
^f hskg privil. .\V>. 4569. 

J Experienced Beauty Operator; 
lith manager's license. Must be i 
3d. Call CE. 20504. r-13-1 : 

pR RENT— Neatly fur room, 
[for couple in quiet home. hskg. 
Hvil. 1545 E. 33rd. AD. 5835. 

->R RENT— Nicely fur room, 
[for couple or single. Kitchen 
ivileges. 1225 E. 53rd St.. cor., 

kr-tral. r-lS-1 

3R RENT: 2 nicely fur. rooms. I 
or working people, RE. 8912. | 

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DR RENT: $17.50 redecorated, 

room unfurnished house, 2 

drooms; fenced yard, near 

-Jiool. water paid. 2105S East 

Ivth street Owner Churchill 68. 

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3R RENT- f'icely furn. room; 
irill also care for children: PA. 
|165. rl3-l 

JR REINT: Furnished room suit- 
jle for man or couple employ- 
$2 JO per week. 921 E. 53rd 
rt rl3-2 

?R RENT: Unfurnished 2, 3, 
jid 4 room apartment clean, 
Eear everything. On S carline no 
liildren or pets. AD. 5771. 

^ rl3-l 

t)R RENT: Nicely furnished 
om for employed lady. All AD. j 
|l 601 after 5:30 p. m. rl3-l I 

OR REINT: Lovely fum. room 
for quiet, working man in 
Luiet home; CE. 22391. r-13-1 


pR RENT: Nicely fum. front 

room, private entrance; couple 

single; employed persons on- 

AD. 7434. r-13-2 

pR RENT: Nicely fum. room, 
near S and V cars; working 
ople only; CE. 23566. r-13-1 

)R RENT: Nicely ftim. room, 
nod. home for employed couple 
single, 475 E. 47th St., AD. 
\iW. r«-2 

JR RENT: Nice, clean, fum, 

-rm. double Apt.; caM AD. 

J: 374m Maple Ave. r-13-1 

3R RENT: Nicely fum. front 
5m: newly decorated; couple 
working girl; 4027 'i Trinity, 
H carline. 

>R RENT: Lovely room for 
orkihg couple; home privi- 
r We«tside; RE. 4557. 


3R RENT: Unfum. 4-rm. flat 

newly decorated; frigidaire; 

N. Bonnie Brae, FI. 6510. 


)R RENT: $30.00; fum., roomy ' 
|singles: adults; shower; park- 
•; 1305 N. Commonwealth 
re.; NO. 22924. r-lS-1 

lelief At Last 
For Your Cough 




j joa moit Ilk* tlia waj tt 

.' aOaTs tiM eoofb or job an 

hlMM yaar maetf back. 

avmjaar maotf btA. 


H«p«. 8t«> Warr 
^ lafcnMltea 


Forj Bcoutiful 
Huir Um 

For sale at all 

DftUd DKPT. mm 


$5M will; handle this lovely 
<-nn. hooaie, hwd. fin., tile 
fixture*, S4 Gramerey at W. 
35th St 

For $I6M< yon can take poa- 
seasion of Uiis beautiful 9-nn. 
hoase with Streamline fixtures, 
maid qoartirs, side drive gar., 
W. Jefferaoa at Gramerey PI. 
A niee lijome, 4 bedrooms, 
desirab'e lojcation, $3850, $5M 


R«al Estate 

1059 E. Jelfersoa at Central 

AOkms 12061 


5 rms. stncco, $2750.00, good 
condition, Westside. 

5 units frame, large lot, 
$4250.00, $1090.00 down. 

5 rooms, l!rame, double gar- 
age, $2750.00^ $400.00 down. 

5 rooms frame, $2000.00, 
$500.00 dowii. 

i rooms ' stoeeo, $3500.00, 
$500.00 down; balance like 
rent. I 

H. A J Howard 

Real Eiltott Broker 

3208 S. Central Arc. 

AD. 8504 • AD. 6544 


6-rm. stnciM home, 3 bed- 
rooms, breakfast room, dbl. 
rar., room over gar., ehieken 
bouse and pen, large lot, 84x 
100. Priced to sell. Esy 
terms, or wil| take small house 
or ear as pa^ payment. 

6-rm. Iioniie, like new; tile 
sink, 3 gar.; 55th St, near 
Central; onljr $375 down or 
will take sn^l hooae as part 

6-rm. modt stueeo home in 
Central Are. Gardens; a love- 
ly home. Venetian blinds, 
bnUt in wail heaters in ail 
rooms; tile bath and sink, stall 
shower, dbl. garage, nice yard 
feneed $3,500; $5«e down. 

Loans Sf Insurance 

If yon want to trade yoor 
■nail home tar a large one or 
want te seU (will pay all eadi) 
see or plioae ... 


936 E. 91st Sfreef 

Phoap LA. 22OT 


Beant 7-np. bnc„ vvteide 
S4M«. S5M down, real bar- 

S-roM. 8. Gramerey, newly 
reeooditioned. ISOOO, $S00 da. 
Aet <ntek. TUt wiU not laat. 

J-rm. Westiide, 934M, $5M 

M m. beajrt. heme. Harvard 
Blvd. S1$,00#; $S00« wlU haa. 
die, bal. nsjH ineladlag tax- 
es and iiiaiu«B«e. Kcal buy «• 
notrietSoos. Soluble Hr iMme, 
gaei* hoose or apartmeata. 

Rfol Estate Broker 

34)6 Budlong Avenue 

Child Care 

Accredited Teacher and Norse 

All Children Ages 2 to » 
Nnnery t« Sth Grade. Also 
Piano, VtoUn A Goitar Hoalo 
Taa|ht Room and Board or 
by the day. ! 

Open the Year Round 



Comer B. 115th & Grape Sts. 
Kimball 4084 

ROOM Sc BOARD: Care for 

children; enclosed yard; CE. 

21476. r-6-2 

Phonograph Records 

Featuring all Popular Dance, 
Spiritual, and Blues Becorda. 
Send 15c (coin) for catalog. 
2434 West Lake Street, Chicago 

HOUSE WANTED: 3 to 6 rooms. 
Will Pay Cash for your equity, 
LA. 2297. 

FOR TRADE: 5-rm. mod. home, 
near Broadway in restricted 
district to trade for house in col- 
ored district LA. 2297. y 

— ^ i »d »' 

CREATE good jobs for y«»rself. 
partculars, 10c or Sta. K, Box 
154, Los Angeles, Calif. r20-4 

WANTED: Small children to 
board in good christian home 
near school; special care to in- 
fants. Phone KI. 8795. r20-4 

LET ME assist you in making 
Income Tax Returns; reason- 
able fee. JACK GELMORE, 2802 
S. Central Ave., CE. 28700. j 


WANTED: Two or three Negro 
drama students to train for 
radio serial. Wonderful oppor- 
tunity. P. O. Box 1662, Holly- 
wood, California. . r-27-1 

WANTED: Mothers helper 20-40, 
no cooking. Private room and 
bath, $25.00 per month. WE. 
6315. rl3-l 

to go to Dallas, San Antonio, 
and other southern cities, will 
drive car, share expense. Call 
2718 S Central Ave., AD. 9420. 



FOR MALE CHILD 8 years of 

age; write box 7 c-o Calif. Eagle, 

4075 So. Central Ave. r-13-2 

WANTED: Single lady, employ- 
ed, to share apartment, or rent 
a mod., furn. room; call RE. 4213, 
eves. r-13-1 

VOICE: An American Prima 
Donna, from New York, offers 
one free, and two partial schol- 
arships; to 3 talented colored girls; 
HE. 8320. 

EXCHANGE: 2-story brick ho- 
tel; 35 rooms furnished; doing 
nice business; want clear home 
for equity; phone LA. 6426. 

r-1 ind. 

A Mdnrelous Discovery f!! 

ID! I! To Sell the World's Famous 
Cow Boy Mineral, an Iron Tonic 
and Astringent taking the coun- 
try by storm. Used and recom- 
mended by thousands of satisfied 
users. Send one' dollar (1.00) to- 
day for a fl/e (5) weeks supply. 
The Original Mineral Distribute 
ed by, Teague's Mineral Pro- 
ducts, P. O. Box 264. Union, So. 



Used Pnmttore, Honsehold 

Goods, Rags, Rags. 

Mntoal Baseflt Stores 

CR. 29771 4*71 S. Central 


$2.95 renovates & recovers cot- 
ton n^ttreas. 

15.95 renovates Innerspriog 

$12.95 buys guaranteed new 


Furniture recovered, springs 
tied, cushion filled. Credit 
available - Cotton stamps ac- 

LINCOLN Mattress tt Uph. Co. 
CE. 20811 • 3320 C^tral 


Men, Wotaen, All Agea 

IiooUnr for % (ooj wife, hiMba-nd. 
swMttauit, aoqiniiittt ccahip. with fine 
mm. woratn. ti'rryitKT* muiy »■»»!• 
thy. Aak for ttti bctingi. No c-jm 

liopleps — send ntamp. 

Box 31 Kwiiinotan 8U.. B'klyn, M. Y. 

ginee Eaiaadpeffcm the Negro 1 
death rate has deereased from! 
32 per thousand to 15 per then- { 
sand. Deeaeaae it still further by , 
seeing yoor doctor at least once < 

For city, suburban, and 
country property rent- 
als, and property man-, 
agement se« Olli« A. 
Robnhon, Licensed Real 
Estate Broker, 31 W. 
Claremont, Pasadena, 
SY. 7-8437. 


'- 2569-11 Naomi, double S- 
tms. ea. like new. Price $2500. 

5120 Woodlawn ave., 5 and 
4 rms. Price $3500, $25 per mo. 

1517-17 !4 B.' 50th street,! 7 
and 4 rms. Price $2950, reas-. 
onable down. 

665 E. 55th St, 7 nnli stae^ 
6-4 rms. fnmiahed including 
frigidaire and l-5rm. with tOe 
bath and sink. Also vacant lot 
included. Very beautiful prop- 
erty. Income $235.00 per mo. 
Terms arranged. 

Realty Contpony* 

1369 East Vernon Avenue 

AUams 11862 



Are you suffering from 
backache, weak kidneys, ir- 
ritated bladder? Are you rest- 
less at nglht and your "pep"'' 
gone? Then vitalise with 
CRYSTABS. Few doses wiU 
put new life into your kid- 
neys. Will soothe and heal the 
inflamed tissues and wash all 
acids and poasons tiirough 
your Iddneys. Will relieve 
that itcliing and burning feel- 
ing — then you'll sleep better, 
feel better. 

Here are a few sincere state- 

Mr. Tbomi»on, of E. 39th 
St., L. A., writes: "Have been 
troubled for twenty years and 
CRYSTABS is the only med- 
icine that has entirely re- 
lieved my backache and kid- 
ney trouble." 

Mrs. Martin of Flint, Mich., 
writes: "Your CRYSTABS 
worked wonders for me." 

Mrs. Dixon, of Jacksonville, 
FU., writes: "CRYSTAB? did 
me all the good. Please send 
me another box." 

Pryce's Pharmacy, 1801 So. 
Central Ave., PR. 6560; Driver 
Bros. Pharmacy, 25th and 
Hooper, Adams 9470; Modem 
Pharmacy, 3200 So. Central 
Ave., AD. 7764; A. & V. Phar- 
macy, 4374 Avalon Blvd., AD. 
0577; Smith Drug Co., 3431 S. 
Central Ave., AD. 12SS2. 

lint A. I .il,l « lit ■ Nil r .^ :r 1 I 

Olympic Hotel 

SU S ( rnlral \\<n!jp 
Ml - K'w« I, (IS Anjclrv ( ii 

For Sale 

5-room stucco like 
new $3200. 

1 0-room duplex close 
in $4200. 

2 houses on lot on 
Westslde $4500. 

5-room house near 
Long Beach, $1700, 

—Call— i 


816 E. 40th Place 
ADams 13702 

Urbon League to 
Hold Meeting 

The annual meeting of the Los 
Angeles Urban League will be 
held on Sunday afternoon. Mar. 
23 from 9 to 7 p. m. at the 28th 
itieet branch of the YMCA. In 
addition to a summary of the 
Leafue'a accofflplishments for 
the past/two years, two outstand- 
ing speakers will be present: Mr. 
Howard L. Holtzendorff, Execu- 
tive Director, Housing Author- 
ity of the City of Los Angeles, 
who will speak on the subject of 
"Whens the People Live;" and 
Mr. Doming L. Tilton, who will 
speak on ''The Master Plan for 
I>>s Angeles City." This is the 
fiist time that both of these out- 
standing specialists have spoken 
in. this community. 

For rent: Unfum., 4-rm. da- 
plex, $22.50, near East Ad- 
ams and CentraL 

For sale: 6 rm. house, near 
Y^estem and 2Sth St. For im- 
liiediate sale, $500 dn. $3,500 
total price. BaL payable $35, 
until paid, 6 per cent int 

Duplex. 4 rm. and 5 rm., 
S2250, $500 will handle. In- 
come $50 mo. Bal. payable like 
rient, Eastside. 

Westsdie near W. 37th and 
WUton PL, 4 bdrms. house, (S 
Djpsuirs), tile features, hdwd. 
floors, good condition, price 
$8,600, $800 dwn. Bal. easy 

I Listings wanted — sales and 

2|)84 W. 29th St., Los Angeles 
TbL RO. 9255 day & eveninn 

W. A. Easter 
P-TA Speoker 

W. A. Easter, State Assistant 
Supervisor of Adult Education, 
will be the principal speaker at 
McKinley Parent-Teachers As- 
sociation meeting Tuesday, Mar. 
18. His topic wil be "Economic 
Adjustment Throu^ Vocational 

The Girls Glee club will sing 
under direction of Miss Sylvia 
Kaufman. Dr. Eva W. Young is 
P.-T. A. prexy. 

Extra Hair Qloaa. Man 4 Woman 
SwMt aa tb« Actual flowera. Sxtn 
fine lor Brilliantin,? Ua'i Beaut)', lie 
at your IValer, Drug Sioree, 6 ft lOe 
Stores. Ett. 

Coats 40c Pants 45c 

other bargains. Send for Free 

Catalog Dept. 13 Eagle Mall 
Order Co., 216 Clinton St, 
New York. 


Announcnnent was made this 
week that a beautiful statue of 
the Virgin of Lourdes, tht gift of 
members of the parish, would be 
installed in a grotto erected in 
an arbor in St Patrick's Church 
school yard. The parishioners are 
deeply indebted to the Holy 
Name Society branch for inspir- 
ing this gift one of the first of 
its kind installed on the Eastside. 

newspaper in Afro-America, the 
California EAGLE offers you 
news, editorial, expert comment 
laagbter . . . Don't miss it! Sub- 
scribe now! Call CE. 24228. 

WK BUT - 8KLL or TKAOB f« 


Furnished Rooms for Rent 

815 E. 28th Street 

ADams 13316 

Mrs. Jaanle Allan Lyons 




Wnen Poisons Slow 


and Ir ritate Bladdei 

Flush Th em Ont fo r 35 CenU 

Go to your druggist today and re' 
thU harmless diuretic and stimulan; 
— aak for Gold Medal Haarlem Oil 
Capsules and start at onc^ to flush 
kidneys of waste matter saturated 
with acids and poisons. 

That's a prompt and effective way 
to help bring alxjut more healthful 
kidney activity and relieve that blad- 
der Irritation with its scanty passage 
with smarting and burning slS wellaa 
restless nights. 

Remember tha Icldnaya oftan natd floahlBf 
aj well aa the bowels, and aomc aympt^gia of 
kidney weakness mar b«; rettinf ap oftaa 
dnrinc th« night — puffy erea — backaeha. 

But be sure and get GOLD MEDAL 
Raarlem Oil Capsules — the original 
and genuine — the price Is small (tS 
cent.s). Just see If your expectations 
aren't fulfilled. Rofuse a suiistltute 

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S2650.00 for this 3 unit court 
81100.00 down, bal. S20.00 per 
month. Good condition. 

7 rooms, VA story frame 
residence, double garage, nice 
condition, $3356.00, $350.06 dn. 

FOR RENl': office. 

FOR RENT: 4 rooms, lower 
fUt, Etust Holly^rood district 
very nice, garage, $30 per mo. 

J. L. Tpylor 


5 127 1/2 McKinUy Ave. 

Fhone ADams 6767 

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For Sale 

Sp^ial Selections 

5 rm. bungalow> newly redecorated, $2950.00, 
$300.00 cash. 

6 rm. bungalow, W^st of Central Ave., $3000, 
$300.00 cash. 

5 rms. and sleeping ^rch. East 55th Street. 
$2500.00, $500.00 cash. \ 

6 rm. house, East 55th Street, $2000.00 cosh. 

5 rm. house, West of CentrdI Ave., $3000.00, 
$300.00 cash. 

3-units, 5-3 and 4 rms., well located, $4350.00, 
$450.00 cosh. 

William H. Gamble 

1 MO E. Washington Blvd. ■ 

Los Angeles, Calif. 

PR. 3625 




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8 room home, hdwflia.' ne. ATalon Bird, and 41st SL $30M, 
$500 down, easy monthly pay. 

5 room home, W. of Avalon nt. good seh. $300 down. ' 

2 houses on a lot, 5 tad 4 nns„ near San Pedro, So. of Veniqp, 
$4000 $500 dn. baL of pur. prloe $20 per month lacl. bit. Hnrry! 

3 prop, on Vernon Ato., one 99M0, $250 da., one fMM, $4«« 

dn., one gSOM. $300 da., eom^ In today. 

A niee clean dble, new shades^ now llnoleiim, fin., eleanei 
and painted, 2 gar., S rooms and « roaoM, ISSN, I5H da., lae. 

9 rooms In front, a dble of S rooms each; 2-3 rooms, and 4 
garagea, lot 100 x 12S <» B. 41st Street Price $5800, $2500 

S Baits iae. IM, OB WoodUwa Avwrna, fCSM, $UM dowv. 



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Established January nrst, 1931 Los Angeles, California 
WESTSms OFFICE, 14CS West 37th Place • BO. SSSl 
% William A. Diclclnson, Manager 

O-rm. hdtase large lot S2100. S50« down, near SStk aad 

S room bovse hdw. floors and tile, 3€73 CimmaroB, SSZSt, 

5 room honse hdw. floors, tile, near Uth and OtaaMsey, 
$$500. $500 down. 

8-rm. house, lot 80x150 near 46th and Compton, $2100, 
$350 down. 

ize in renting & selling Homes to large families 
of children — See US To-day. 


Real Estote-For Sole-Real EstoN 

• room house. 2 garages, West of AtsIob. So. of Ti 
Price $3750.00, down $750.00 

unit apartment fnmlshed, income $110.00 per month. Prlea 
$5750.00, $1000.00 down. West of Central. PsTment 

Payments $50. 

3 nnit coort Oarages, Lot 5x150 near Saa Pedro, down pay- 
ment $1000.00, monthly paymenU $50. 

Three rentals 6, 4 and 3 rooms. Hne condition $4000.00, down 

5 room hoose west of Central, Sonth of Adams Blvd. $3800. 
8 room stncco hoose, near Avalon Blvd. $3750. 

6 room house, 998 E. 54th SL, fnU price SZ500. 

Comer lot 4 nnit stucco fUt, tile bath and sinli. hdw. floor. 
2 master bed rooms to each flat also 2 frame houses 3 rnniM 

eaeh. Garages. Cost $18,000.00. Sale price T"; Tnniii 


6 room house. 3 rooms rear furnished near Main stroat aa 
50th street, $4200.00. 

7 nnit stucco with garages, near Avalon and 51st. 
ed. Price 310,000.00. 

15 room honse hardwood floors, 3 garages. 2 
bath over garage. Comer lot 115x145. Price $13,000. ., 
Mftt $50,000. Down payment $5000, balance $95.00 per 



Notory Public Auto & Firs Insiwanot 

2804 8*. Omtnl Atobm Los Angeles. Caltf. 

Phone ADams 9025 

.Member of Central Avenue District Realty Board 


Welcome Help — When Needed 
Seth B. Ray, the Man Who Door 

# We specialise in Property Managements. Rentals. Ctflco- 
tions. Leases. Loans. Member of the Cfrtified S«I«b Broket% 
and Mortgage Loan Solicitors Association; call SETH B BAT 
PR. 586L •»-«. 

$2S00 — 7 r h Bank; down S350; monthly S2S. 
$3000 — 8 r h Bank: down SIOOO; monthly $30. 
$15,000 — 10 units, fnm. com.; down S2500; No. .Main; ineoHS 

S2000 — 5 r h Bank; down $200; montlily $18. 

Vacant Lot— <5x»0; com.; $1450; doirn SliS; Baalu 

$3075 — 5 r h, W. McKinley, 52nd St.; down $€75. 

$ 3 3 50 5 r h. West of Avalon; down $1000. 

$5000 — 8 units. West San Pedro; all fum.; down $1500; iasoao 

S138 month; really nice property. 
S6000 — 3 stores, 11 r up; West Avalon, really good. 
S215»— 5 r h rented; $20.00 baL monthly: clear; $300. 
$22 50 5 r h rented, down $400; bal. $20 monthly; elear. 
$3750 — 5 r modem house. Pasadena; down S750. 
$2300 — 8 r nice house near San Pedro; front dr. 
$3850 — 5 r modem hoose near Wall: down $500. 
$13,900 — 11 uiits, com.; 4 r each; modem good ineoosc. 
$8250—4 fl., 5 r e 2 loU, IMzlSO; down $1000. 
$19,000 — 13 mits; fnm. modem, income $350, terms; 4 r. 
$16,000 — Gas aUtion, 3 pomps, 5 rentals, terms; Temple disMet, 

well pay'ng at the present. 

# Salesmen: Hugh T. Loarery, Pasadena, Calif.. ST. <-14t3: 
Weataide Los Angeles, Rev. J. A. H. Eldrldge. PA. ISSt. '^ 

# SeOi B. Ray. Broker, 2302 Griffith Ave.. Los Angelas, Calif. 
PR. 5861. The Man Who Does. 

Listings wanted for Rent and Sale 

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*/ ■ jrawer of old writingi 
this week, I ran across the copy 
of a radio address which I deliv- 
ered AprQ 20. 1939. At first I 
intended to glance at it only for 
a moment but soon I fouqd my- 
•elf engrossed in this foikbtten 
brainchild. \ 

The brief treatise first [point- 
ed out the inevitability of i a Eu- 
ropean war, criticizing appease- 
ment policies of Eduard Dela- 
dier and Neville Chamberlain, 
at that time t\? world's most 
important statesmen. Further 
on. I spoke of the terror of Eng- 
land's populaiton, concluding 
this section with ... "to 48.- 
000,000 huipan beings, every 
new waf headline is the hand- 
writing on the wall." 

But the part which I found 
most coini>elling followed. It 
concerned the U. S. A. and I 

". . .We in America 4re, in 
an entirely different pos^on — 
but are not so far removed 
from actual peril as we would 
believe. There is no mass distri- 
bution of gas masks at each 
new German coup d'etat, but the 
shadow of the European menace 
falls across three thousand! miles 
of ocean and spreads acroBs the 
United States of Americaj 

"Within the past twenty yeto^ 
the nation has adopted si dog- 
ged determination NOT TO GO 
TO WAR. Ignoring facts, impli- 
cations and world tendencies, 
the great mass of American pub- 
lic opinion has decreed that 
there will be no United States 
participation in a Europeai) war. 
"However, the country's lead- 
ing thinkers are once more de- 
veloping a hieh fegard for the 
salvation of World Democracy, 
The remnants of Czechoslava- 
kian. Ethiopian and Albanian in- 
dependence come to our shores 
with the cry that the Peace and 
Future of th I planet depends 
upon the American bad bone. 
Progress in the field of aviation 
has removed a subsljantial 
amount of our remoteness] from 
actual conflict. Students i point 
out that a war in which the na- 
tion does not take oart will be 
fatal to the natior* 1 economy. 
"Then, too, let us supoose 
that England. France andi Rus- 
sia face the fascist threat and 
are defeated. What woujd be 
the destiny of America? Itiis an 
unpleasant and unwe come 
thought. One which encot rages 
great suspicion. But, nevirrthe- 
Kss, it is a vital possibility. If 
Dw new World War, which mani_ 
claim is simpty a* continuation 
d( the last one. takes l>Ia|ce in 
the near future, there is [little 
doubt that America will' stay 
out — for a while. Public , opin- 
ion will not allow us to Jnter- 
fere in European slaughter un- 
til it is evident that the Allied 
bloc is not able to take care of 
itsef. However, we predict; free- 
ly providing the Allies are 
not able to cope with the Fas- 
cist Axis. America will throw 
its might behind the democratic 
liile. Although there is much 
argument to the effect that it 
is wiser for this nation lio re- 
main neutral and beconve a last 
refuge of liberty after the con- 
flict, we fear that public opin- 
ion will not allow America to 
remain on the sidelines. 

"Hence, the youth of the 
United SUtes face the real 
possibility of participating in a 
world conflict that promises to 
Burmount the history of aU war- 
fare with chapters of new ter- 
ror and devastatoin. These fine 
young bodies and minds, these 
young men on the threshold of 
life's fullest experiences, stand 
a good chance of breathing 
I their last on some tortured for- 
eign battlefield. 

"And, also, the Negro youth 
will be asked to make this sac- 
rifice. The Negro youth, which 
lovea life with fervor equal to 
that Ql any other group, will be 
asked to give up that pric^ess 
spark in a segrcfgated unit which 
in itself is an insult to the fact 
of their American citizenship. A 
naturalized American with no 
background of 250 years in Am- 
erican life may serve in any one 
of the multivariouB di^isicms of 
the United States fighting mach- 
inery, and he may rise to any 
position. But the Negro must 
remain in units with inferior, 
equicment and inferior status. 
"The pleasant fiction that the 
American Negro is a comic fd-. 
low with no military prowess 
is consistently blasted through- 
out the nation's military history. 
It would be a good thing for 
many new Am'^icans — smug in 
their belief of racial suoerior- 
ity — to read the military history, 
of black soldiers in American' 
armies since the Bevolutionary 

"In 1917, when America en- 
tered the World War. perhaps 
tne moat colorful spectacle m 
the entire nation was the exo- 
dus of troops down famed Fifth 
Avenue in New York city. Hour 
after hour the men tramped by 
in an endless, somber caval- 
cade. Finally, as the crowds 
wilted under a burning sun, far 
off strains of a more sprightly 
tnarcfa were heard. Immediate^ 
there was bright expectation 
kmong the spectators as the boys 
from Harlem c a me swinigng 
along. Obligingly, they offeced 
(he comedy i%lief nrhich hat be- ' 
come so much the Black Man's 
role in Anierican life. Obliging- 
W. they j a : re i, the beat of 
eouza's marches. And in the 
crowd's mind ^aa' conjured up 
a jolly picture ©f the black boya 
"omically scurry i?/^ for cover 
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VOL. 61 — No. 49 



HARRIETTE WHITE . . . first Senior Stenographer. 

Harrietfe White First 
Senior Police Stenographer 

Firat Negro Senior Stenographer in the Los Angeles Police De- 
partment, Mrs. Harriette B. White was commended this week for 
her contribution to racial progress in Southern California. 

Currently in charge of New-<^ 
ton Division Record Bureau on 

the morning watch, Mrs. White 
was appointed Dec. 11 through 
the Civil Service Commission. 
She had talren both Junior and 
Senior Stenographer examina- 
tions for Los Angeles City in 
September, 1939. More than 1000 
took the exammation with less 
than 500 passing. 

Her appointment to the New- 
ton Division post came two 
weeks after successful termina- 
tion of work as secretary to Lu- 
ther C. Anderson, chairman. 

live worker in the American Le- 
gion Auxiliary, now serving her 
third term as president of 92nd 
(Buffalo) Division AEF, Unit 
No. 532. She is also an active 
member of the YWCA and the 

She was previously employed 
6' 2 years in the County Asses- 
sor's office as a stenographer in 
the Correspondence Division, un- 
der Alice C. Hawkins. 

Mrs. White's husband, Journee 
White, is a recently commission- 



On Forci(^27 Yeors, Detcctirt Broody 
Hot Hod Colorful, Story-Book Career 


Police Seek 
Suspect in 
Brutal Attock 

White Womon Is 
Beoten, Ravaged 
Near Boll Parle 

Victim of a brutal at- 

26 So. Colifornio Negroes 
Eligible For U. S. Air Corps 
Says Capte N. 0. Houston 

Men Must Be Between 18-35; Know 
Mathematics; To Be Trained ot March Field 

By telegraphic communication from Colonel 

Reading like a story book and interspersed with ^.-i, ^furrin^ nmhV^nn ■'°^^^'*^- fobinson. Captain Norman O Houston of 
^ . • . ... ... .- I tack :>aturday night on Los Angeles announced this week that berths m the 

dark^'back lot near White county's air co^ps are now open^ 
Sox ball park, 41st street and to 26 Negro men between the 
Compton avenue, was Mrs. Mar- i ISes °f 18 and 35 m Southern 

many narrow escapes during gun battles with des 
perocJoes, the record of Charles Broody is rated as 

one of the finest among detec-"^ 


Willkie Volunteers of Southern ; ed First Lieutenant in the State 
California, in the Spring Arcade I Guard, president of Minerals 
building. I Ltd. and chairman of the Labor 

A well known social and civ- i and Industry Committee of the 
ic figure, Mrs. White is an ac- Eastside Chamber of Commerce. 

Dr. Maynard Jackson of Dallas, 
Texas, Speoks Here Sunday 

National^ kiMwa churclunan^ 
of DaUas, Tex., l>r. Maynyd H. 
JaekaMi te^ in Los Angeleir this 
week att^Mifetg sessions of the 
National Christian Mission and 
will appear Sunday morning at 
Second Baptist church. 

A quick interview in the Cali- 
fornia EAGLE offices netted the 
following lucid quotes from the 
famed prelate: 

"Race prejudice in the South is 
principally a matter of politics 
and economics." 

"I think the white primary in 
Texas will be smashed very 

"It is the Oh istian duty of 
white churches in Glendale to 
fight race bigotr r there. And I 
believe they wil take up toat 

"I am very r luch Impressed 
with the progress of Los Angeles 

•T^egroes must get away from 
mcmey pwlitics." 

Subject of Dr. J ickson's sermon 
Sunday will be "' "he Great Com- 
mandment." He i I the pastor of 
New Hope Baptisl( 

lives on the coast, white or 

Broady came to Los Angeles 

Sept, 27, 1903 and married in 

1909, two children resulting from 

the happy union. 

He was appointed to the po- 
lice force on Nov. 29, 1914, and 
assigned io ihi vice detail Sept 
20, 1915. with officer Bower. 
Chosen as body-guard to ChVsf 
W Police Geo. H. Home, he 
served In this capacity from 
Oct. 20, 1919 to April 20, 1920. 
Fran ttaea until Jan. 1, 1921, 
he was JMdy-gnarf at the 
lieae M Mayor Phdkey ^nraer."" 
Ob N«It. 4, 1922, he made ene 
of the! most sensational cap- 
tnies in local police annals. 
This was a wliite man, W. M. 
Wolfgang, nielcnamed the 

"Slilkbottle Bandit," who had 
for some time eluded police af- 
ter murdering Officer 0. Dens- 

Broady was assigned to the de- 
tective bureau under Captain 
George Home on April 20, 1923. - 

On July 1, 1923, Broady was 
assigned to the homicide detail, 
working for 9 years with J. L. 
Kimbrough, now retired. Inci- 
dentally this was the first Ne- 
Sa homicide detail ever created 
'Loa Angeles arid fun(rt{one^ 
•un^fer thefcte Herman CHner 
Many cases if murder, aggravat- 
ed assault, rape, robbery, and 
hold-UD we?e solved by these 
tireJeaa. clever detectives. Two 
#Tnm to page 2-A 

garet H. Smith, white, 4232 Live 
Oak. Bell. 

The 25 year old woman said 
that sh* had been assaulted by 
a 200 pound Nesro about 35 
years of age "5 ft. 10 in. tall, 
stout, black hair, dark eyes, 
very black complexion, south- 
em accent and wearing a dark 
suit and no hat" 

She said she had been attend- 
ing a dance at 42nd and Avalon 
blvd. with her husband Satur- 
da night While waiting in her 

I California. 

The 26 acceptable Negro ap- 
plicants will be assigned to the 
99th Pursuit squadron to be 
stationed at Chanute Held, 
Illinois, after prelinunary ser- 
vice at March Field in South- 
ern Calfiomia. 

Qualifications required for ap- 
plication include either a h i g h 

the air corps technical school and 
they must have ability to solve 
problems in fractions, decfanals, 

ratio and proportion, square root 
and elementary elgebra. 

The Air Corps Technical school 
will include training for airplane 
mechanics, aircraft armorers, 
machinists, metal workers, photo- 
graphers, radio operators and re- 
pairers, air corp supplies and 
technical clerks. 

Full information will be given 
and recruiting headquarters for 

Daughter Elks Plan Lavish Banquet 
in Honor of Mrs. Charlotta A. Bass 

speaks here Sunday 

??•-;^ ^- WAUiACB, Iwa! madieo, poaea with DR. JOHN W. 
LAWLESS, aaUt^taj known physidan who attended last week'a 
Health Sy mp oa lm i here. Or. Lawleas b a member of the staff of 
■Bifcnttrud OM of the eoutry'a to9 medical 

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A lavish banquet honoring Mrs. 
Charlotta A. Bass, EAGLE edi- 
tor, is planned for Thursday eve- 
ning. Mar. 27, according to an an- 
announcement today from Hia- 
watha Temple No. 91 of the 
Daughter Elks, Mary E. Fowlkes 
Daughter Ruler. 

All religious, fraternal, educa- 
tional, civic and social uplift 
groups have been requested to 
have representatives present at 
the banquet These organization- 
al delegates will be presented to 
the huge assembly. Special tables 
are also being arranged foj such 
guests. Temple officials ask in- 
terested leaders to phone CE. 
2586^ and make reservations. 
Closing date for that contaot will 
be Monday. 

. A special guest book will be 
on hand the night of the ban- 
quet. Friends, admirers and 
co-workers of Mrs. Bass 'wUI 
sign the Roll of Honor as they 
enter the haU. The Roll wlU 
be presented to tb^ noted edi- 
tor daring the banquet pro- 

A brilliant program has wteen 
arranged 1^ Mrs. Vassie W. 
Brown, local xity school teacher, 
who is in charge of entertain- 
ment. Mrs. Brown will serve as 
master of cei'nonies. Leaders, 
musicians, stage, screen and ra- 
dio stars will be on hand to make 
the affairs significant in local an- 

George Garner, nationally fam- 
ous tenor soloist, will sing, Frei- 
da Shaw, radio star, will also 
appear; and Carl Johnson, city 
school teacher, will contribute 
pianbtie interludes. _. „ 


Others sclMsdaled to attend 
include Mayor Fletcher Bow- 
ron, Tom Clarke, representing 
the District Attorney's office: 
Jadge Marchetti, Mr. Crosby, 
dti^te of the Bureau of 
Powier and Light; Assistant Su- 
perintendent of Schools Rob- 
ert H. Lane, Mrs. Fay Allen, 
member of the Board of Edn- 
cafijoa; MH. Haael Whltaker, 
Jefferson High teacher; Prin- 
cipals Mra. Bessie B. Burke and 
Mrs. Cora B. Woolley, Battle 
McDanid and many other ont- 
ataading eftiiens. 

An untlsually fine menu has 
been plaimed for the banquet 
with a special committee in 
charge of this part of the cele- 

Mrs. Bass is State Director of 
Civil Liberties for the I. B. P. O. 
Er W. A spokesman for Hiawatha 
Temple said, "Mrs. Bass is an 
unselfish worker. She worics in 
the interest of and for the ^ood 
of all the people all of the time. 
It is because of the fine work 
that Mrs, Bass does without pay 
or price that the members of 
Hiawatha Temple feel it a priv- 
ilege to have the opportunity to 
honor her." 

NAACP Mass Meet Sunday; 
Morrow Is Main Speaker 

school education or a journey- 1 

man's rating in a mechanical 1 men possessing the qualifications 

trade. All applicants must pass { cited are located in the United 

«.«r ,y„tMiA^ ♦!,« .*onn» Vou ^kI the required physical air corps i SUtes Army Recruting Officeu 

^'^^S^SySd'lS- her : «-Stiaa ^.irder to. A^^^^ Building. 1^ Ang^ 

as^RSt. He siicHtenly thnist Btsl"^=- — ■ r^«&:-_I__: -r-fr'T'^- ^■, ■ - -^ : — '•-" -^TE' 

hand over her mouth and forced 
her to jfet out of her car into his 
car. when the woman attempt- 
ed to scream, she was allegedly 
struck .several times in the face. 

Driven to an empty lot on 
the southside of the baseball' 
park, Mrs. Smith was dragged 
from the machine and attacked. 
Abandoned by the rapist the 
woman was later found by two 
colored mep. They picked her up 
and took her home. 

Mrs. Smith suffered many 
abrasions and contusions. Her 
clothing was torn, her face mar- 
red and teeth broken. 

Crack Newton Street detec- 
tives Richmond Dunn and Jos- 
eph Clark luve been placed on 
the case. 

Mrs. Bass on . 
KFWB Airing 

By special request of Joe 
Crail, director-conunentator of 
the popular "M e e t Another 
American," program, broad- 
cast over KFWB, Mrs. C. A. 
Bass will be the principal 
speaker Tuesday at 6:30 p. m. 
Subject of Mrs. Bass" address 
will be "The Negro Press." 
This marks her first return to 
the air since the California 
Eagle Hoiur on KFOX where 
ahe won a multitude of radio 
fans and listeners. 

Dialers Like 
Rer. Russell 

Rev. Clayton D. Russell, popu- 
lar pastor of the Independent 
Church of Christ has c nedeosr 
Church of Christ has scored hea- 
vily in his new Wednesday night 
pro|ram over station KFOX. 

Dial twisters have found a fav- 
orite in the militant minister, 
Unique name of the program is. 
"The Old Ship of Zion." 

It besina at 9 p. m. 

'YW' Day at City 
Churches Sundoy 

All churches of the city will 
observe YWCA Day Sunday to 
acquaint their congregations with 
the forthcoming campaign to 
raise funds for the new "Y" 
building in the Negro commim- 
ity, it waa announced today by 
Mrs. Lillian J. Fentress, chair- 
man of the Church Cooperation 
Committee of the #YWCA. 

Mrs. Fentresa, who is also a 
member of the committee of 
management of the 12th street 
brandi, said tiiat cooperating 
pastors will present special speak- 
ers wjio w'll bring pertinent facts 
regarding the campaign for the 
new buil^Hg. , 

Anti-Bias in 
Defense Body 

Bfovers, Caston 
Chosen to Lead 
Fight to Finish 

Answering a call sent 
out last week by the pro- 
visional officers of the Al- 
lied Organizations against Dis- 
crimination in National Defense, 
a large number of individuals 
and representatives of interested 
groups held a spirited meetfng 
last Sunday at the 28th street 
YMCA to face the problem of re- 

The Committee, known as the 
Allied Organizations Against Dis- 
crimination in National Defense, 
had grown out of the monster 
mass meeting held at the Second 
Baptist church in January. 

"It was felt by many that cer- 
tain subversive influences were 
endeavoring to exploit the mass 
sentiment of Negroes and to de- 
#Tum to page 2-A 


' Beginning a new series of ra- 
dio broadcasts, by popular . de- 
mand, the CAX.O'OBmA EAGLE 
HOUR reta ma to the air tmt ra- 
dio station KFVD, Suadajr after- 
" " to TlS with 

Annuel membership campaign 
of the Los Angeles branch of the 
National Association for the Ad- 
vancement of Colored People got 
off to a flyine start Mond^iy night 
when more than 50 captains and 
workers met at the campaign 
headquarters in the California 
Bank building to receive instruc- 
tions from E. Frederic Morrow, 
National Coordinator of 'Bran- 
ches of the Association, who will 
conduct the drive. 

The campaign will be carried 
to the public Sunday afternoon 
when a mass meeting will be 
held at 3:30 p. m. at Hamilton 
Methodist chufch. 18th and Na- 
omi street with Morrow as 
principal speaker. His popularity 
as a lecturer before Pacific Coast 

colleges this winter has been 
sensational. Subject will bt 
■'AgainsI the Tide." 

Walter Gordon, Sr., has been 
named general chairman of the 
drive. This year, as a novel fea- 
tifre. a woman wiU head tiie 
men's division, and a man. the 
women's. Mrs. Faustina Johnson 
and Dr. H. Claude Hudson will 
head the d/isions, with Misa 
Grertrude Chrisman and Arthur 
Cole as assistants. L. G. Robir^ 
son is head of the Special Gifts 

Goal for the drive is $3000. 
Morrow, in taliung to the press 
this morning, said, "Colored 
Americans are facing today their 
greatest crisis in this generation. 
#TBn to page 2-A 

noon from 2:15 

news and music featured. The I j^easonably adf-auflfident Negro 

ERA Continues 
Self-Help Fight 

One of the largest tum-outa 
in the history of the organiza- 
tion is expected Sunday at Phil- 
lips Temple CME church, 43rd 
and Wadsworth streets, by exe- 
cutives of the Economk Relief 

To feattn*e essay prize winner* 
Kenneth Hays, Cary Mangura 
and Edna Cunningham, the meet- 
ing is scheduled to bring the 
community fresh evidence of the [ 
vigorous economic uplift p 1 a n ■ 
formulated by the ERA. Subject \ 
of the young people's essays cen- i 
ten about Negro business and the 
opportunitiea which it extends 

Founder of the ERA, H. A. 
Reeves, explains the movement 
ai a "self-help" plan looking to- j 
ward the establishment of a 



«?!?€?" fa sponsored ^gr tea Star I cnrnmBnttt. 
Outftttinf Company. .7:, 


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ISANKK.mNB8. .. vh* drew • tHmOBaake aatUumtait thh 
from a leeal S-l«e atere eooeem. T%e man was aecosed ef alaaliaff 
in the Central avenoa hnaeh atore Btoy tSth, arraated, "ob* 
harraaed and hawtHated " 

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ChaJitoodf It 
Rat«d OfM of Bt«t 
DotacttTM en Ceost 

\ #C«atiiraed tron Flnt Page 

IsiurdcKs that attracted nation-' 
• «pM« ittention and were solved 
by them were those of the Al- 
exander women. Of the same 
Bam«. but no relation, Doris Al- 
exander was found dead in the 
Goodyear Park Tract and Mar- 
ion Alexander's body was found 
•n K >2nd street, both -with few 
clues ais to the killers. 

Darlof this time, the t«« 
colored detectiToa bad bc«a 
workifiir from the Central sta- 
tion AowntowM, bat In 192S 
tfecy ««r» transferred to N<ew- 
tom Strwt Station in the heart 
of tb« rapidly frowing Nefro 
dlatrtet. TKey were gttea a 
"flylBf aqnad" detail, answer- 
aa oirils of major erbw*. TOa 
was alao the ftrat "flylar 
iMtuad" eomprisod of NegiMa. 
Broody and Kimbrongh aerred 
OB this fanportant and adven- 
tarons detail for more than 3 
yean. Then from 1932 to 1935, 
Broody worked on the banco 
nqiiad detail. Darin c this time 
be retnmed Willie Jenkins 
from Monroe, La., from Dallas, 
Texas, the mnch wanted Will- 
iam Johnson. aUas "Dr. Ker" 
and his partner, ail bunco ar- 

City-wide indignation from 
both colored and white citizens 
was allayed when the murder of 
a white UCLA student. Law- 
rence Lyon, was solved by Broa- 
dy after it had been considered 
tanother "closed case." It had 
occurred at 9th and Central av- 
enue and was revealed later »s 
one of the most brutal in police 
records. The murderers, who la- 
ter confessed to ihooting the 
student after robbing him while 
he was on his knees begging for 
mercy, were Leon Griffin, alias 
Willie Smith and George John- 
son. On Nov. 12. 1934, following 
their trial and conviction. Brrjady 
received a speci/ commendation 
from the Chief of Police and un- 
stinted praise from other cit^ 
officials. Griffin, who Vook all 
blame for the actual shootme. 
was hanged in August of 1935. 
Johnson is serving a I if" term 
in San Quentin. 

At about the same time Broady 
received another commendation 
for the arrest and conviction of 
four young med found euilty of 
the murder of the night wach- 
man of the Ap^-x night club. 
Three of them were run to earth 
%vithm twenty-four hours of the 
time the watchman was found 
with a bullet through his heart 
behind the bar of the club. Sev- 
eral heavy slot machmes . were 
missing. They were found in the 

suburbs where '^^ y^-^t^"' ^ak 
men had baulej them to break 
them open. Jack WiUis. a heavy 


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Tf You' Fail to Reo'd THE CALIFORNIA EAGLE You May Never Know It Happenea 


Hilj^ forces Great Bi#oin 
to Drop Color Bar 



NEW YORK, Mar. 20— Fear ol' 
Hitler has foi.ed the British 
drop the rigid color bar and 
enlist Negroes from Africa, and 
the West Indid and Indians from 
India in the exclusive Roytd Air 
Force, according to an article by 
George Padmore in the March 
issue of The Crisis magazine. 

Not only has the fear of the 
Germans broken down the ^color 
line ih the RAF, but it has caus- 
ed the heads of British religious 
bodies, including the Archbishop 
of Canterlvury, to issue a state- 
ment to the press urging the 
wiping out of the color luie in 
all phases of British life. 

The letter urges the abolition 
of color barriers in the colonies; 
the eUodnation of discrimination 
in the hotels aod hospitals and 
the complete w^ing out of the 
color llnie in employment. 

The letter further urges the 
rather astounding step that Ne- 
groes be extended "the hospitali- 
ty of ikiglish homes in this coun- 

Mr. Padmore asserts that the 
total collapse of France was fol< 
lowed by a serious consideration 
by the British of the effect of 
then color discrimination. He 
declares that the iminent danger 
of German invasion has forced 
the British to abandon the color 
line and to welcome all defend- 
ers, regardless of race or color. 


Tbere are two bills in commit- 
tees in Sacramento on Photostat, 
AB 717 and SB 858. The latter 
bill has a very wide span, giving 
ony and all Public Qifficials the 
power to photograph in any way, 
any and all kind of records for 
any kind of use.- 
What a landslide for that cer- 
.^ ,^ -, ^ T11.1U A j; tain Eastern company who has 

After the concert of Dorothy Maynor, at PhlAarmonic Audi- , ^j^^ 33,^3 monopoly on aU camera 
torium Tuesday evening, Nu Sigma Chpater of Delta Sigma peta n^aphines, accessories and sup- 
sorority were hostesses at a sumptious buffet su pper m the home j ^jj 

Mary Jane Mays, 
Browning j 

Take Yows 

Miss Mary Jane Mays, attract- 
ive and popular member of Uie 
Los Angeles social set, took the 
marriage vow with Warren 
Browning last Sunday in Las 
Vegas, Nevada. 

The ceremony took place ta the 
Episcopal Christ Church with 
Father J. H. Kerstetter officiat- 
ing. TTie bride was smartly at- 
tired in a slate blue tailored suit 
with black accessories. 

Included in the wedding party 
were Mrs. Harriet Mays, the 
bride's mother, Mr, and Mrs. Ed- 
ward Pritchette. aunt and uncle 
of the bride and Miss Elizabeth 
Kennard, the bridesmaid. After 
the ceremony, the group motored 
to Boulder Dam. 

Mr. Browning is>he son of Mr. 
and Mrs. Ulian Wielder of Berk- 
eley and has traveled extensively 
throughout the Far East and the 
Orient. The couple, both mem- 
bers of the Epicurean Social club. 
are at home to their friends at 
2023 W. 28th street. 

Santo Monica 
Church Drive 
Reaches Goal 


-^ TKurrfgy , Morcli 20, 1»41 

New Hope Choir 
To Give Musicale 

Senior choir of New Hope 
Baptist clmrclj, 16th and Paloma 
oA^Tw. ^.r^^,,^. --_ streets, will produce the second 

„ "^^^ MONICA— The pastor, 1 in a series of quarterly musi- 
Rev. E. P. Carter, members nad i cales Sunday at T:3C p. m. The 
friends of Calvary Baptist church I choir will present the People's 
arc thankful to have attained the Independent Church of Christ 
fmancial goal for which all fore- ; Choir for Youth, with Lois Wil- 
es have s^iyen for the last sev- hams, Gwendolyn Beeks and 
*'^^M*,^'- u- l**?'^ objective ! James Anderson as soloists. 

was $1000. whidi has been ex- "~- 

ceeded by $200.13; grand total. 

$1200.13. ^ \ WANT 100 WOMEN 

The burning of the mortgage, | FOR AMBBULANCE 
scheduled for some time in Ap- 1 CORPS 
ril, will be regarded as one of the ^Iw.i, *#~. a t 

Wake up, Afro- American La- 

es! Walk in the door of op- 
portuntty that is ajar for you for 
the first time in histor>-. You 

^pochal.evepts of the church hU- ; ^J_%\,^ 

Simday was the exciting day 
at Calvary William 'Popsy" Lin- 
ly topped the list of group cap- 


of Miss Pauline Slater in West^ 
29th street. One hundred guests, 
including Deltas, their escorts 
and Delta mothers were- bidden. 

Photo above shows: Bessie 
Burke, Elizabeth Hampton, Jua- 
nita Miller, Perle Smith. Paulynn 
Gamer, Edna Heard, Esther Grif- 
fith, Mable Lockett, Theresa 
Dixon, Ethel Bell, Portia Grif- 
fith, Anna Morrow, Consuela 
Bright, Marian McCard. Pauline 
Slater. Gertrude Chrisman. Ida 
Bowman, Hilda Allen, Judie 
Brazley, Lorenza Jordan-Cole, 
Mary Lou Roberson. Helen 
Wright, Verna Louise Wilson, Le- 
ona McDowell, Eula Dean Robey, 
Anna Rosa Beverley. 

Delta Mothers: Mesdames Ivan 
Johnson, U, Catherine Reeves, 
Nellie Conner. S. P. Johnson, 
Morgan Robinson. Lula E. As- 
bury, M B Brazley. B. C. Offutt, 
Slater Graham. 


# Continued from First Page 

at the first sound of battle. It 
was all very funny and just 
what waij needed to break down 
the tension of those tragic pro- 

"More than a year latew, 
again there was marching along 
Fifth avenue. This time the he- 
roes returned. . . some of them. 
But when the black troops fil- 
ed past, there were no jests — 
no gayety. In those few short 
months, the people of New York 
had learned to respect the black 
soldier. Chateau Thierry and 
the Argonne had revealed that 
the Negro's fighting is as wild 
and intense as his music. Even 
staid army officers were moved 
to comment upon the reckless 
courage of their colored troops. 

It is a question whether or not 

I this interstate Capitalistic sales 

' monopoly set-up will not come 

j under the Sherman Anti-Trust 

Act should these bills be passed. 

Ministers Wives 
Hold Meeting 

The Inter-demonimational Mi- 
nisters Wives Council of Los An- 
geles and vicinity met in Santa 
Monica in the parsonage of Rev. 
and Mrs. W. P. Carter. 

Mrs. Florence Harris, presi- 
dent, presided and after the busi- 
ness meeting, games and a lun- 
cheon were enjoyed by all. 

Co-hostesses were Mrs. Buck, 
Mrs. Carter, Miss Duvall Guinn 
and Stout. 


David Willioms 
Installed ds 
Koppo Polemorch 

Newly elected officers of the 
Los Angeles Alumni Chapter of 
Kappa Alpha Psi fraterni^ were 

Presiding Elder F. A. Harris 
held the third quarterly confer- 
ence at the First AME church 
Sunday. Afternoon services were 
conducted by Rev. Townsend of 

the Second AME church. An in- ,^ ,, ^ ^ ^ « ._ 

spirational day was enjoyed by *"*" "°' °^ *^* abroad, the 

love your country, so why not 
educate ourselves to be equally 
qualified with any group to pro- 
tect her? The sole purpose of the 
Women s Ambulance Transport 
Corp is for this cause." 

This was the statement of the 
new body's officials today. "You 

all who attended the services. 

Mrs. Earl Thompson was Sun- 
day afternoon hostess at a "Sil- 
ver Tea" sponsored by the church. 
Rev. A. K. Quinn is nastor. 

statement continued, "therefore, 
take advantage of what America 
is offering you. The teach radio 
sending and receiving messages, 
heavy vehicle driving, ambu- 
lance driving, use of gas masks, 
parachute jumping if desired)." 

E. Frederick Morrow, field 

coordinator of the National As- 

installed this week by Dr, W. E. sociati- 'or the Advancement of „ _ 

Bailey at the clan's annual ban- Colored People will visit Santa laeorge Gorner Calls 

Monica April 1. according to lo- All fWr^i^ 

cal president J. Allen Reese. !;. .° "^ 

Mr. and Mrs. O'Murl WiUiams Director George Gamer 

Baptists Buy 
Church Site. 

Never before in the histofy of 
the Church in the Bay district 
has a church accomplished what 1 HqS Dinner GuestS 

Ritzy Matron Bridge 
Club Fetes Husbands 

It was a merrypart y when the 
Ritzy-Matron Bridge club enter- 
tained their husbands with a 
lovely dinirer party last Friday 
night at the home of Mr. pnd Mrs. 
Louise Roan at 1559 E. 22nd St. 

Katharine Perkins 

quet at the ^ Clark hotel Wives 
of the fraternity men and their 
mother's were also guests. 

Officers installed were Atty. 
David W. Williams, Polemarch; 
John E. Hargroves, Vice Pole- 
march; Norman O. Houston, 
Keeper of Exchequer; and Til- 
man Thomas. Kepeer of Records. 
Also instaUed were the officers 
of the Upsilon chapter: Thomas 
# adley, Polemarch: Reginald 
\»illiams. Vice Polemarch; John 
Merrill, Keeper of Exchequer and 
Lorenzo Morris, Keeper of Re- 

the Calvary Baptist church ac- 
complished on last Sunday. 

The membership led by the ag- 
gressive pastor. Rev. W. P. Car- 
ter, laid out on the table $1200 
to finish paying for the present 
site now occupied by the church. 

weight prize fightSr, escaped and , The distinguished singer was j ^""'°'^5 "'"'•]" ^"^^^ 

eluded the police for 18 months, | met at the Union Station on her 1 J.!J^.JJ"L„ ,'?,,* ±"^J" 5 

befcre he finally traced t" St. 
Louis where he was arrested and 
brought back. He confessed to 
firing the shot that killed the 
watchman, aril all four are now 
doing life terms in the <=tptp nen- 

itentiarv .„^ ^. 



Another case in which Bro- 
ady brought back a pHswer 

from a Ion« «»»*»«« V.T'"^^' 
of the notoriott* white burg- 
lar Thomas Wahrlbah, who 
had escaoed to Michigan and 
wa.<« headin* for Canada. But a 
ease that shocked both police 
»nd colored society eirj««»7" 
the killing of '[^'^T't^T 
Banks bT his »"e»«*_r^ 
heart, Bonnie Adams. This oc- 
enrred in hl5 office •?. A""; 
14, 19M Pleading »n!«nitv the 

woman was '«"* *« "»* ^^^ 
CoantT Ho«rpltal.for the Insure. 

After thiwe ▼»«': '*:^,»»h^T 
aooneed sane, torooght back 

and convicted. She 1- "^^^I^^'l 

tar a term te the Women s 

SUte Prison. Another eom- 

mwidation w»* chalked im for 

Broady for this case. 

These are but a few of the 

many instances in Charles Broa- 

^^Tlong and eventful ca-pe- 

that Stamo him as an ^itir^^t 

loyal, fearles.. and -Jutif"' /'/''^f 

of the law. He is also hlehlv re. 

spected as a private citizen and 

is active in fratemM an^ ^^l'" 

circles. He is » m^t!;*"' "' ^\'l- 

7633 Golden We<^^ Flks, ana JT*" 

longs to the AME_Zion_churdh._ 

NAACP^Moss Meet ^un. 
Morrow i« Main Soeoker 
• Continued from First Paire 

The proscriotions placed upon 
colored people todav have forced 
them back into social and eco- 
nomi<i slavery. Unless the masses 
r^ Negroes rallv to the Assoda- 
'#5n's efforts to releas; these 
shacMes. the Second Emancioa- 
tlon may be delaved another cen- 
tury. In fact, failure now. mav 
wean it wUl never be a realitv." 

The local branch l^ lookinc for 
volunteers to «olicit member- 
ships. Intere«»M oersons are 
asked to con*/-* Morrow at the 
campaign headquarters at Ver- 
non and Central aov day between 
the hours of 10 an'' * Reoort 
meetings wiU be held Mondays. 
Wednesdays and F^idav^ o' ev- 
erv week at 8 o'clock 't the 

Attv. Thomas L. Griffjth. ore- 
iident of the Los An«le« branch 
publicly exuressed thanlM todav 
to the CaHforria Bank for do- 
nating office soace to the branch 
fbr the membershio drive. 

arrival here by admiring sorors 
who presented her with a conage 
of orchdis. They are: Left to 
rgiht: Mary Lou Roberson. Esth- 
er Griffith, Mable Lockett, Bes- 
sie Burke, Miss Maynor, Pauline 
Slater, Verna W-ilson Theresa 
Dixon. Yvonne Cole. Lorenza 
Jordan-Cole and Florence Braw- 


# Continued from First Page 

liver their natural protest against 
discrimination over to the Com- 
munist movement as if Negroes 
were sanctioning the whole philo- 
'terested in this Defense problem 
sophy of Communism. We felt 
that we shoutji make it clear to 
everybody that the sponsors of 
the meeting and those vitally in- 
are "neither parlor pinks nor 
Reds." commented Dr. Caston, the 
Executive Secretarv. 

"Therefore." he -continued, 
"when it appeared that a rival 
groun was formed immediately 
after we had called a halt on this 
attempt to misinterpret, we de- 
cided to secure a vote of confi- 
dence by proposing a reorgani- 
zation of our Committee. We are 
now in position to pnocecd with 
our protest by Negroes and their 
friends without having to suffer 

the stigma of Cofiunism. We 1 j • 

do not intend to b- bullied by ''.^es and loyalty of colored ci 

stowed upon any American sr, 
dier in France was given a Ne- 
gro boy. The first regiment so 
honored v.-as a black one. 

"No. There '.vere no jests as 
the black soldiers came along 
Fifth avenue with great, gnaw- 
ing gaps in their lines. Gaps 
which spoke eloquently of the 
colored troops famous motto 
"Hell. Heaven or Harlem!" 

"No hint in their military 
performance that these troops 
had been subjected to Jim Crow 
and segregation. No hint that 
the American high command is- 
sued pamphlets to unprejudiced 
Frenchmen informing them not 
to hobnob with Negro soldiers, 
since they were really an infer- 
ior sort of superr-animal. 

'What was the nation's re- 
ward to these black troops af- 
ter their return? The colored 
citien had proved himself a man. 
so in 1920 and 1921 a wave of 
Race riots swept across Ameri- 
ca with savage intensity. In 
New York. Washington, Savan- 
nah. Tulsa and Chicago, thous- 
ands of Negro citizens paid the 
price of becoming heroes. It is 
a bitter thought, and one which 
Americans, black or white, do 
not like to dwell upon. Despite 
recurrent intolerance and in- 
justice. Afro-Americans are 
first to confess that this nation 
is the free-est in the world. 
j "However, with prospects of 
another great conflict can the 
1 nation once again demand the 

Tennis Clubs Plan 
For Tourney Entries 

The Western Federation of 
Tennis clubs met at the home of 
Mrs. Josephine Brown last 
Thursday to take up the busi- 
ness of m;% ing possible the 
greatest repiesentatior\ possible 
for the West coast at the 25th Na- 
tional Tennis Tournament which 
is to be held at Tuskegee this 
yeai\ ; 

Mr. and Mr- Edward Saxton, 
Mr. F. Robin; # and Mrs. Geor- 
gia Jones wer( dinner guests of 
Miss Katherine Perkins at her 
home at 710 E. 42nd place last 
Sunday evening 

A delightful menu was served 
and the table was beautifully de- 
corated in keeping with seasonal 
colors. . 

Archonian Pledge 
Club Holds Meet 

The Archonian Pledge club 


An invitation is being extended 
to the public to attend the Ameri- 
canism and National Defense 
Exhibit of the Los Angeles City 
schools which is being held on 
March 24-28. from 1 to 9 p. m.. in 
the Chamber of Commerce Ex- 
hibit room., basement, Chamber 
of Commerce Building at 12th 
and Broadway. Los Angeles. 

met at the home of Miss Clara LadJes Rainbow Club 
Fentress on last Sunday after- 


Thev made their social calen- 
dar for the coming months and 
made ptans for a bigger and bet- 


Polnsettln Club Gives 

Offdals of the Po'ns'-ttia cluh 
stated this week "We are nrnt"! 
•f our club and Its rfword. W" 
have not hesltate/< tn step out of 
the beaten oath. Such »n hmovs- 
Hon wai« eur last meetH* In th" 
heauttfnl home of Mrs. Jenie 

' Here members of ttie tioted so- 
cial club body gave an origin"' 
WcitaL which haa been widely 

Mrs. Hxrrls* mother, who was 
visithir ''ere *rfim T e nnesa ee. 
'-'ft Sundav for rhicafo to v^t 
"■-r other diaufh 

dii u i ht u r . , 

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Fascists nor duped by Commun 
ists. Negroes will make their 
fight under the conviction that 
the democratic way of life itself 
demands many overdue social 
and economic changes, which 
neither the present "American 
way" nor the panacea "isms" 
meet. We call upon all persons 
so convinced to join us in our 
fight against all discriminations 
against Negroes and such mi- 
nority groups as believe openly 
and above board in the possibili- 
ties of American democracy.' 

The following officers were 
elected for the Committee:, Geo. 
A. Beavers, Jr.. president; Mrs. 
Betty Hill, first vice president; 
Gilbert Lindsay, second vice 
oresident; Dr. J. L. Caston, ex- 
ecutive secretary; Joumee White, 
research secretary; L. Virgil Wil- 
liams, rec. secretary; Atty. Tho- 
mas L. Griffith, legal counsel; 
John Hargrove treasurer. The 
Committee erlrged upon the 
type of organization formerly 
set up by adding ■ Permanent 
Committee on Training Schools. 
The former Permanent Commit- 
tees were: Aircraft Affiliated 
Industries, and the Armed For- 
ces of the United States. Presi- 
dent Beavers indicated that he 
would appoint these committees 
at the next meeting which will 
be held at the Clark Hotel Fri- 
day at 12:15 noon. 

It will be a luncheon meeting 
and all persons interested who 
are representative of local or^- 
izations are urged to attend. 
Lunch will be provided upon or- 
der by those desiring it. Reserva- 
tions may be made by- calling 
Dr. Caston. Exectrtive Secretary, 
at PA. IB83 or RO. 7628. Allen 
Woodard of the American News- 
paper Guild was requested to 
handle oublicity features. Rev. 
A. Wendell Ross was aaked to 

tizens on the basis ef insult and 
segregation? Can America ar- 
bitrarily restrict a group of its 
citizens from every branch of 
her military service solely 

head the Aircrafts division. Thir- 
ty organizations participated in 
the meeting through their repre- 


Jack Pugh, popular man about 
j town, was host to the Royal 
I Chancellors club at his home on 
' E. 56th street last Friday. 

Many problems confronting the 
future of the organization wfre 
thrashed, as it is hoped to make 
I the Chancellors second to none. 
After a hectic business session, 
the members were ushered into 
j a spacious dining room where a 
I very palatable repast was serv- 

1 Members were notified that 
tickets for the Easter Matinee at 
the Alabam will be available this 

Officials thanked "many friends 
who are giving us great encour- 
agement in promoting the big- 
gest Easter event ever attempted 
on the Eastside, 

on the basis of race. Can Ameri- 
ca place a million black soldiers 
In Jim Crow divisions and ask 
them to save the world for de- 

The first meeting of the year 
to be held by the Ladies Rainbow 
Club of Long Beach met at the 
home of Mrs. Lillian McBrede 
last Sunday afternoon. 

The meeting was used to make 
plan for the Grand Easter Fash- 
ion Parade to be given April 12 
at the Second Baptist church in 
Long Beach. 

Members present were Mrs. 

Birthday Fete 

To Honor | 

Randolph | 

The ladies auxi)i<<i/ of the 
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car 
Porters invite you to be present 
at its birthday party in honor of 
A Phillip Randdlph, Internation- 
al president of the Brotherhood. 
Fun galroe is promised, with a 
cake rai'fle and grab-bags to add 
: to the frolicking. Merchandise 
! from Bullocks amounting to S5, 
. will be given to the person with 
the lucky number. There will plso 
I be an age rally. "Come and give 
us as many pennies as you arc 
old.'v'We won't tell anyone," so 
•say the ladies. 

The party will be held Mon- 

■ day nig h t at the Brotherhood 

headquarters. 1208 E. 20th street 

at 8 o'clock. 

Jadwar Holds Meeting 

JADWAR, organ^ajjion of 

Westside property owners, mpt 

TuesdSy night in the beautiful 

West 31st street home of Mr. and 

Mrs. J. L. Shackleford. 

] Mrs. Charlotta A. Bass, EAGLE 

j editor, was principal speaker. 

I Tne body centers its attention 

I upon community development of 

the Westside section, espousing 

clean-up and paint-up campaign? 

Assembly bills 287. 323. 189 and 

64, sponsored by Assemblyman 

.'\ugustus Hawkins, were discuss- 

•d and endorsed. 

Among members present were 
Mrs. Jessie Reeves. J. V. Stew- 
art Mrs. R. Osborne, Mr. and 
Mrs. M. C. Davis. Mrs. J. Rich- 

of Los Angeles' recently spent an ^l^'^^s the presence of the .Allied 
enjoyable week-end as guests of 
Mr. and Mrs. William Lazenby 
of 1024Vt Tth avenue, Venice. 

Miss Clotilde Fortune and 
Opal Harvey were wedded in 

Yuma. Ariz.. Su nday. ' 


Lightner in 3rd 
Lenten Message 

Rev. E. E. Lightner, pastor, will 
give the third in his Lenten se- 
ries on "Reauirements in Chris- 
tian Living." this Sunday at 11 

I a. m. at Lincoln Memorial Con- 
gregational church. The choir. 

I under direction of Mrs. C. D. 

1 Fredprick. will render special 

Choruses st a meeting tonight. 
7 p. m., in the First Methodist 
church. 8th and Hope streets. 
George Gamer, director; Eliza- 
beth Bruce, organist. 



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Delivers Tribute 
to Late Judge 
Elliot Craig 

Breakin? precedent. Superior 
Court Judge Stephens and sev- 
eral hundred attorneys who were! 
assembled in department 25 of i 
the Probate Court last Friday 
unanimously selected Attorney' 
Hugh E. Macbeth, a practicing I 
attomev here for the past 25 
years, to deliver the impromptu 
memorial tribute to Presiriing 
Judge Elliot Craig of the Hfo- 
bate department of the Superior 
Court of Los Angeles county who 
died suddenly the day before 
after a brief illness. 

Judge Craig had been presid- 
in? judge of the department for 
nver 20 years and was highly re- 
garded among members of the 
bar for his efficiency and integ- 

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|H« Is "Spcoking Out \goinst Godt of 
Prvfudicc and Racial Discrimination" 


WASHINGTON, Mar. 20.— A few months ago, 
the American people were in the midst of o bitter 
presidential compoign. Both candidates were ex- 
horting the people to trust their^ 

pledges, their promises, their as- 

It was a penod of tumult, of 
shouting, of great emotionalism. 

Nerves were taut. Much bitter- 
ness abounded. Tempers flared. 
The short and ugly word found 
use nearly every day. Excitement 
was rhnninc high. 

Ib tbe midst of all this turmoil. 
with botb parties biddiog for it-> 
sapport. the .Vf;ro groap found 
itself •verwhelmed by a great 
oseertainty a5 to what the fntnre 
heM in store for it and as to the 
Marse it should follow. 

With relief — continued relief — 
Olfered by one candidate, and 
jobs, ^jobs, by the others, this Ne- 
gro group oscillated between the 
tm-o great parties, trymg to reach 
• wise decision. 

■Undoubtedly, it was a per:od 
tn which a well-considered, long 
range decision could not be 
reached. The agitations of the 
hour prevented that rela.xed st jdv 
and contemplation the subject 

b tk« great induritrial cities 
where so many thousands of 
the colored people have heen 
condeaucd to sub-marginal 
exiatcaee om relief rolls, and 
dcBiad empioTmeiK in industry. 
tkay wibnced the pittances of 

reli<apparenUy because of the \A/^_,J C**- 
(Mr. arter eirht years of un- TTOlG rOf 
eaaplomKnt. that tbe miracle 
•f a job was ju^ too much to 
•xyeet J^gaia. Uie group. '" 
laire part, voted with and for 
tbe New Deal. 

And then cam* tne National 
Defense Program with its great 
preparations, the hiring uf thou.s- 
ands and millions of ra«n — sure- 
ly. It was thought, the day of 
industrial — employment-redemp- 
tjon had come. 

But. no. The ,>ame old or 'u- 
dices and discriminations were 
trotted out. or rather con:in':f^d. 

And t-hat is why Kear"-.-\me: ica 
IS so bestirred at thib time. That 
is why cur representative rrcn 
and women are .ioeaking n'it ^nd 
refusing 'o be "hushf^d up' b^ 
hesitant, oussy-foorten apoea^ers 
of the gods if Pre/udirc and Ra- 
cial Discrimination. 

They are refusing tu i mpro- 
mise this issu^. They are darmg 
to msist in this ho«ir of national 
peril that these rank preiud.ces 
be subordinated to national »e- 
curitv. and that their cause be 
considered akmc with tiie propi- 
tiations hern? mad^ to organized 
and unorganized labor and ofher 
class groups. 

They know that access to em- 
ployment in mdustr>-, financed 
by Government for national pre- 
lervation should be made as sure 
for them as for these other 

They know that Negro man- 
power IS being conscripted by 
Government, and fhat. if the 
worst comes, the blood of their 
youth and young manhood will 
be as freely' spilled as by others 
called to Army service. 

They know it is rank msult to 
be telling them to be "good." and 
all of their troubles will be end- 
ed, their problems solved after 
the emergency passes. 

They know that th^ same "ap- 
ple sauce" was offered them 23 
years ago. and thait orily disillu- 
sion and terror and all the hu- 
miliations of spirit and of citi- 
zenship have been their portion 

n You Fail folCscUiin ft Hoppeneb 

^Shaw Lists 

JPresidingUudges Praise 
Work of Judge Shonfii 

Shaw Campaign Com^rttee of- 
fkers were announced today. Dr. 
H. Claude Hudson is general 
chafiman and Dr. F. D. White- ' 
man, vice-chairman. j 

Tlie Executive Committee is ' 
composed of: BIrs. Betty Hill, 
chairman; E. C. Anderson. Miss 
Carrie Anderson. Mis. Marion 
Tyree. Miss S. A. Aldricb, P«cy 

Judge Orfa Jean Shontz, who* 
for the last five .years has pre- 
sided in the Small Claims Couyt, 
has been unanimou^ praiised for 
her work by Presiding Judges of 
the Municipal Court 

Former Presiding Judge WUbur 
C. Curtis states; To a person un- 
familiar with small claims pro- 
cedure and the efficient manner 
in which this court has been con- 
ducted by Judge Orfa Jean 
Shontz during the last five years, 
it must seem almost impossible 
that so many cases could be dis- 
posed of in one day in a court 
pi*esided over hy ortly one judge. 

"The number of Small Clsiims 
cases that are actually tried in 
this court averages 100 cases a 
day, and have amounted to as 
many as 158. Judge Shontz' ad- 
ministration has been efficient 
and satisfactory. During the en- 
tire history cf the court, no other 
judge has sat, in xhis dipartment 
f]r so long a time."' 


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Bennett A By- 


Maintaining an attitude of 
strict non-partisanshio in his con- 
duct of th^ office of City Coun- 
cilman. G. Vernon B^nTtt. 10th 
district repre.-^rtative. has been 
l'^^9 consistent foe nf DrejuJice 
'''nti discrimination in municipal 
etislation. h i s headquarters 
stated todav 

'Demand'.n? fair oay for dll 
'■odes in the City Civil Service. 
Bennett has waged an urr-emit- 
ting battle tor pay incr'eases for 
'anitnrs. window washer- and 
other low-br-jcke: city t mplove"!. 

When Dorothv Gordor '^-vear 
old N'esro child mi-^lly abduct- 
ed ,n a -shockiiiii ( |::p'^ a year 
and a half sgo. was not recov- 
ered by the police Bennett intro- 
duced a resolution in the City 
Council calling for special ef- 
fort b\- the police department. 
Th<* B'»nnett resolution further 
called for expenditure of funds 
from the secret service account 
in ordc- to obtain evidence. This 
was«iiefeated by certain chauvin- 
was defeated 'by certain chau- 
\ inistic counci'men.' but Ben- 
rett followed it up with aagress- 
:ve demands upon the police de- 
partment, supporters claim. 

"Prejudice and di.'crimmation 
ore qualities wMch no .American 
should have.'j Bennett says, '"but 
this IS escecially true of legis- 
lators — national, state or munici- 
pal — who make the laws fdW all 
the people, and who are therefore 
resDonsible for the welfare of all 
the people."' 

Drama to Be 
at Avolon 

Dynamic drama of man facing 
certain death, the play "Moonset" 
V, ill be prt-sejited by the Confer- 
ence Players, under the auspices 
And that is wh.v, in this right- of the Recreation Department of 
ecus hour, they are determined Avalon Christian church and 
to contest every present and add- Community Center Friday. Mar. 

at 7:30 p m. The play will 
be given n the church auditori- 
urriat E. 43rd street and Avalor 

Placed in the exotic setting of 
the- Sahara desert, the plav's ac- 
t.on revolves around the plight 
of an ambushed group of British 
soldiers awaiting attack from the 
.■\rabs who outnumber them ten 
to one. Some of them erack uo 
completely under the tension of 
v,aiting. Others are bitter, de- 
spondent or resig.aed. The con- 

HucK, nev. J. il, Pius, Rev. Henry 

i Morse. Mrs. .\urelia Williams, 

Mrs. Dora Penson. Mrs, Clara 

Walton. Miss Lilyan Taylor. Mrs. 

Eula Banks, L. E. Pemberton, 

Charles Hendricks. Mrs. Bertha 

j Carrmgton, Mrs. Louise Lewis, 

, Hariy Blane. Mrs. .\lice Brady, 

' Mrs. Thomas Eldndge. Mrs. Be- 

' atrice Carlton. Mrs. Clara Las- 

siter and Mrs John Richmond. 
I The Advisory Committee 
I boasts Mrs. Caroline Brown. Mrs. 
I Beatrice Reeves. Lawrence Chad- 
wick. Mrs. Gertrude Templeton, 
, Mrs. Estella Krump, William 
Strong, Mrs. Harry Blackburn. 
Lewis Brockman. Mrs. Vivian 
Rountree. Mrs. H. C. Moore. L. 
M. Grimes. Mrs. William Frank- 
lin. Mrs. Lorraine Backkus. Mrs. 
Christopher Linden. Harold Run- 
ford. Edward Carr, Mrs. .Alex- 
ander House. Watkms Terry. Mrs. 
1 Bertha Waldron. Carl York. T. 
E. .Appleton. Mrs. N. E. Davis.. T. 
A. Smith. Mrs. Lawrence White. 
Mrs True L. .Appleton Mrs Ruth 
Matthews. Mrs. Caroline Berke. 
Mrs. Lottie Clark. Mrs. Ella 
Clark. Mrs Josephin-e Murray. 
Thomas Harper. J. R. Thomas. R. 
C Albright. Mrs. Viola Neelv. 
Mrs. T. E Scchatter. Mrs. L. A. 
Bcndson, Walton Nichols. Horace 
Green. J A. Delaney. B. E Der- 
rick. Mrs. C. H. Dansby Mrs. El- 
len Lowe and Mrs. William (Pop) 


Rosmussen on 
Garbage Trip 

Citizens of the Seventh District 
can do some things that will 
serve to improve the citys gsr- fairness of Harry G Mellon, out 

gunnmg for Ofice No. 6 of the 
Municipal court. 


this time 

AFL Unions 
Judge Toplin 

Following a meeting of the 
American Federation of • Labor 
Unions of Los Angeles the joint 
executive boards of the Central 
Labor Council. Allied Printing 
Trades Council, Building Trades 

Council and Metal Trades Coun- u.^^t^j ,„,„- ,„j J" --^"stric:. iviunuary ai Ljnc 

cil. unanimously endorsed Judge .rt^'^^^^.^K- ^t^if '^"^l"" °^^°' Memorial Park on March 13. 
Taplins candidacy for re-election l^ 't"r' «".^"^^"!.,!^!r SIZ Mrs. Erpa Jean Bro»m. daugh- 

bage collection service. 

What those things are. Couii 
cilman Carl Q. Rasmussen learn- 
ed in the course of an early morn 
■ ing two-hour trip in the rain 
with coUectors Herbert Jenkijis 
and Winfield Magness. 

"One of the first things 
learned is that dogs should iJot 
be blamed f- every garbage 
can that is ' y d over before 
the collector.- .. sch it." Ra 
mussen explained. 

of driveways very often 

to good coller on 
could be cori y '■ 

Judge Harold B. Lanarell.. u ho 
retired as Presiding Judge m 
February, states: "I \v ant to 
thank you for your splendid work 
in the Small Claims Court. .My 
own personal feeling is that it 
is the most difficult division in 
the entire court. You seem to 
have developed a technique tor 
handling it."' 

■■Judge Shontz" conscientious 
devotion to her work in the Small 
Claims Court has brought htr 
unilorm commendation from all 
of us who have sat as Presiding. 
Judges of the Municipal Court 
auring the last five vears." stat- 
ed Judge Newcomb Cor.dee. 

to office No. 6 of the Municipal ^1*^ ^^'"^'^"^"5, ^^^ garbage ev 
Court. Municipal , ^.^u-n way. That is one hindrar 

Judge Taplins reputation for 
fair play between labor and cap- 
ital and his unbiased decisions 
on all matters that have cpme 
before him warranted this en- 
dorsement, it '\as announced. 

' Among ot'/br endorsements 
coming into Judge Taplin's cam- 

I paign headquarters were those 
of the Veteran"s Better Govern- 
ment League and the Italian-.Am- 
erican Progressive League. 

It • has'' been pointed out that 
Judge Taplin's heairtv- Support 
from Labor and ■Veteran"s organ- 
ization is greatly due to the fact 


The political war front isi 
abiaaze with a thousand would- 
be blitzes. - Verbal bombs— some 
of them as incendiary as the real 
kind-O-are falling indiscnmin- 
ately about our fair city. "Qm ia 
election' time! 

The hottest mayorattr eam-- 
paign since the last one' has the. 
city split in Umpteen 'camps. 
Mayor Fletcher, Bowron is just 
about certain for hoisting aboard 
the primary ticl^t After that . .? 

Fay Allen is making a deter- 
mined drive to maintain her 
Board of Education, although a 
a lot of former pals have double- 
Xed. EAGLE is solidly behind 

Another Bo. of Education can- 
didate is Dorothy Connellyy, 
pledged to further real demo- I 
cracy hi the school system. She I 
means it too. 

Rev. Grant Harris speaks in 
lofty terms of the ability and 

cBadidatcs ma 
battle for MnucipU CmoI N*. C 
His chances are 

Bonquct for Uitor 
To B« Held By 
Civil Liberties 

The Ci\nl Liberties Committee 

of Hiawatha Temple No. 91, IBP 

OEW. annouhce this week tha 

elaborate banquet to be held ia 

Having passed on Msrch 8th. rT,2^ "^ ^/^- Chariotta A. Bass. 

James S Gibson, son of Mrs, Vol- '•^2^'- «^"or next Thursday 

A„tn,^.Ki K. .. A 'ie Gibson who u-as buried after ?.'«^L'^ ^^* ^"^* Temple 4016 S. 

Amomobhes being driven o^t funeral serv-ices at the South Los ^"^»' ^^■!,""' 

Among dignitarie: 

South L. A. 
Mortuary List 

^^^ .Angeles Mortuary at Lincoln 

to be present is Ma\or Fletcher 
Bo-wTon. members of the Ehstrart 
Attorney office and others 

if cans wejre 
set back at Ic.. . 18. 'nche? frc 
\ the cur-b '" Rasmussen explained. 
The councilman said h<- toOk 
the garbage wagon trip because 
of numerous complaints receiv- 
ed from householders who. in 
many instances, were vexed be- 
cause gartfje was not always 
picked up tiom cans placed at 
the rear end nf lots. 

ter of Mrs. Esther Jenkips of 

5317 Holmes ave.. passed on Mar. c. d xl j 

12th at the L. A. General Hos- -XJrpriSe birthday 

Spring Tea, Sunday 
March 30 

Harriet Tubman Club curdial- 
that he exemplifies the true spir- ly invites you to attend their an- 

it of American democracv. Like 
-Abraham Lincoln. Judge Taplin'^- 
rise from ob.'curity to his pres- 
ent high position has been duf 
.solelv to his cwn efforts. Unliki 
.Abraham Lincoln, he was forced 
to hurdle a parentless childhood. 
his earlv life being spent in the 
Los Angeles Orphan's Home. 

nual Spring Tea on Sundav. Mar. 
.30, 1941 at the h.)me of Mr and 
Mrs. James Bundicc. 2737 Glas- 
.~ell street, from 3-7 p. m. Silver 
nfering. Mrs. Gt.Idu Millett. 
Dresident and Mrs. H. Thompson 
is chairman of the program. 

nital Services were held at the 
Second AME church. 53rd near 
Holmes >ve . on March 17. She 
was rntered at Evergreen Ceme- 

Mrs. Effie Smith, of 1900 20th 
St.. Santa Monica, who passed 
after a brief illness. Services 
were held at Calvan" Baptist 
church. Santa Monica Tuesday 
afternoon and she was intered 
at Woedlawn Cemetery- 

'United Speakers Club 

The class in public speaking of 
which R. C. Jackson is instructor, 
was host to the United Speakers 
Speech h .Arts gruop from all 
evening schools." last Friday 
evening Special guests were 
students from the Jefferson 
-Adult Dramatics and Personality.- 
classes. Jefferson speakers were 

Honormg Miss El we is Patricia 
James on her list binhdav the 
Misses .Arbezire and Melroee 
James er.tertai.ied on Monday 
night with a surprise birthday 
for their sister. 

Among thos* bidden were: 
Jessie Mae Bro-wr. Wendell 
Brown. Gertrude Willia-ms. Eu- 
gene Reed. .Mynle Kelley. Gar- 
ence Williams. Connie aVn Vac- 
tor. LeRoy Solder. Clara Steven- 
son. Douglas Van Vactor. Dons 
Jones. Ragland Moulton. Charles 
Bussey. Ella Moore. Sara Jc'^n- 
son. Albert Jones Fred and Chaa. 
Emen-. Albert Smyles Earl Wal- 
ten and Fefix Williams 

Many lo\'eh- gi't> were pre- 
sented the honoree bv her 

Support Fo^ 
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Bill Would 
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-A bill which would penalize 
•any person administering any 
agency supported iri whole or m 
part with funds appropriated by 
the United States Congress who 
discriminates against any indi- 
vidual because of such indivi- 
dual's race, color or creed."' is 
being introduced in the House of 
Hepresenta tires by Vito Marcan- 
tino. American Labor Party Con- 
gressman from New York. 

File Contcacts 
on 3 Boxers 

J. M. Genshea ,5ecretar>' of 
the State Athletic commission, 
announced this week that the fol- 
lowing contracts had been filed 
with the commission: 

George Crouch, boxer: Jack 
Davidow. manager. effective 
Mar 6. 1941. for one year. 

Jimmy Brooks, boxer: Clar- 
ence Moore, manager. effecUve 
Mar. 7. 1941. 'or five years. 

Richard P'/".e. boxer: Clar- 
ence Moore, manager, effec^ve 
Mar, 7. 1941. for five years. 

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The Four Tones, celebrated 
stars of radio, stage and screen, 
will leave Central .Avenue for 
an indefinite run at the Rhimi 
Boogie, according to an announce- 
ment from Joe Greene, their 
newly selected agent. The boys 
have been one of the featured 
attractions at the .Alabam Theat- 
er cafe. 

ed oppression forced upon them. C8 

Harlem Hears 
notor Nye 
oinst War 



NEW YORK. .Mar 20— The 

opening gun in a nfw campaign 

Stales in foreign wars will be 
fried tomorrow night at the Gold- 
en Gate Ballroom IB Harlem by 
Senator Gerald P Nye of North 
Dakota, and John T. F 1 y n n. 
Chairman of the Keep America 
Out of War Committee. Other 
speakers will be tRe'" .".. Clay- 
ton Powell. Jr . pastot of th(- 
Abyssinian iBaptist churth and 
J. A- Rogers, noted &is* -ii. The 
meetmg is sponsored b, the Ne- d r a m a is presented at Avalon 

groes Agamst War Com.mittee 

Seni^'■»r Nye is especially fa- 
mous for his conduct of the m- 
vesu^jation into the munitions 

trust and its international rami- i Young Married CoupleS 
fications. He has been m the fore- \ C-,__ Crv-:„| rinh 
front of the fight to keep Amen- i '^°'^"^ >DCial L.lub 

ca out of the present war. He 
and Senator Wheeler led the 
fight against the Lease-Lend Bill 
which forced important amend- 
ments to It. This IS Senator Nyes. 
«vst appearance m Harlem and 
4 vast turnout ; expected. 

John T. Fly I is a well known 
economist an a vigorous op- 
ponent of involvmg the Umted 
States, in foreign wars. He is one 
of the country's outstanding orat- 
ors and is 'wvU known for his 
best-selling book, "Country Squire 
in, the Wnite House." Rev. A. 
Clayton Powell, Jr.. i« the mili- 
tant young pastor of the largest 
congregation in the country. J. 
A. Rogers is we],' known for his 
newspaper articles on > the Ethi- 

, With endorsements from civic 
groups throughout the city pour- 
1 ing in. the campaign to re-elect 
I Judge Jo.?eph Marchetti to Mu- 
j nicipal Court office No. 9. is in 
I full sVing. 

I Judge Marchetti. who has serv- 
i ed the city for over nine years 
; on the Municipal Court bench, is 
i the sen of one of the oldest fa- 
milies in Los Angeles and is not- 
■ ed for his devotion to -American 
' ideals! IJuring the last war, he 
I served his country m the Navy, 
and since has been active as 
] Lieutenant-Commander in the 
United States Nai'al Reserve. 

Educated in Los Angeles. Judge ' 
Marchetti gradtialed from Man- 
civic and welfare work. 

He wrote the first manual for ; 

, t , , c ual Arts High school, and receiv- ' 

termed a powerful P'ea for peace, ^^^ ^^3 at USC , 

by m.any ministers who have seen , j^^^. gp^ool ' 

•t. It IS expected that an over-; Mamtainmg one of the lowest, 

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Tfiuradoy, March 20, 1941 


N FROM MY . . . 


BY DK. J. LYLI CASTON, PMtol- Trinity Baptist Churtta 
(Tto ▼i«WB and eoauB«nti in this rtii(ioiis eolnoui are tlioee of 
the writ«a-, who has won distinetioii as a palpltMr and stndent of 
roUgloaa and social problems. The CalifonUa EAGLE aasomes no 
nspoBsibllity for the opinions expicased bat heartily commends 
aaytUnf he writeg as worthy of thoafhtfnl consideration. His 
iwtee rings with tlis clarity of a tme prophet and he belongs in 
'saeeeMlaB.''— The Editor.) 

"^Colored People will be coming 
to our churches soon to preach 
the doctrine of racial solidarity. 
Their one continuing text could 
well be: "Rights won must be 
ably defended." Christians in all 
of our churches should never be 
so anxious as now to show their 
faith by their works. The NAACP 
is America's first line of defense, 
and the privilege of making that 
defense Impregnable should be 
enthusiastically embraced to the 
tune of thousands of member- 

DENT of the 

hospital, in his address at the 
Third Annual Health Mass Meet- 
ing recently, praised the minis- 
ters of the local churches and 
complimented the sponsors of the 
meeting that they had their sup- 
port. Let's make this attitude 
unanimous! Let's have the good 
sense to appreciate the excellent 
ministers in many of our pulpits 
and quit some of this foolish 
"church-baiting." ou would bet- 
ter support your ministers. If 
you keep them strong, powerful. 


BOY?" So ends the fervent plea 
of one ol the recent appointees 
working out of the District At- 
torney's office in last week's is- 
sue of the California EAGLE. 
There can be little doubt of the 
natural response to that query, 
even from those who may not 
have funds to contribute. But all 
of us have a right to ask for a 
bill of particulars, and to wonder 
where these ardent individuals 
were when the mqst practical 
and best esquip>ped institution yet 
developed by serious students of 
social problems in America was 
appealmg for "boys' member- 
ships" in our recent city-wide 
YMCA Enrollment. It is quite 
easy to get all steamed up over 
s^al problems, but not so easy 
to build effective chai-acter- 
building agencies to correct 'hese 
maladjusted personalities. It 
would probably be well for even 
the District Attorney's office to 
survey the possibility of using 
the present excellent facilities 
of the 'Y^CA before embarking 


Warm, Fertono! Friend of Late Churehmon 
I Who Loved and Worked for Humanity 

'■ f By R. R. WRIGHT JR. 

Bishop of the AME Church 

My 'phone rang, and a voice in New York said 
to me in Louisville, "Dr. Charles Stfelzle is dead." I 
was so shocked, it was several seconds before 


covered my proper composure. I"^ 
was assured that it was THE Dr. 
Charles Stelzle, my friend and 
humanity's friend. 

Had Dr. Stelzle died two years 
ago, I would have, of ^course, ex- 
j pressed deep regret, for I would 
! have felt a personal loss. 'WhUe 
I had known him many years, 
Flint-Goodridge it was only after I became active 
in the Good Neighbor League in 
1936, and had every day contact 
with him, that I came to value 
his friendship and trust his ad- 
vice. Many hours we spent to- 
gether discuss |ig the Negro race, 
its history, its hopes, its aspira- 

"You see, I want so much to help. 
For I realize that there can never 
be Democracy in this country, to 
say nothing about Christianity, 
unless all peoil? have the oppor- 
tunity, and inclination to do their 
part And the colored people, as 
we all know are pushed farthest 

I cannot refrain therefore from 
writing these words of apprecia- 
tion of him, who loved humanity 
— one of God's noblemen — and 
to express the hope that the col- 
umn he started so brilliantly in 
Negro and Labor newspapers all 
over America will be continued 

tions, struggles^ disappointments, j ^^ s^^^^ne who will feel moved 

on a new Ea.Mside project seek- ; influential, you will make your 

ing to accomplish the identical 
thing for which YMCA's here 
and all over the world have as 
their major objective. It may be 
worthy oC a joint conference. 
Upon this one thing we all 
agree: we must save our bovs. 


is the name of a celebration be- 
ing sponsored by the Church 
Federation or Los Angeles April | 
27. It is a part of the Annual 
International Boys' Week, Ap- 
ril 27-May 3, and the local Coun- 
cil for Promotion of Boys' Wei- j 
fare of the Federation urges all 
churches to participate. Persons 
desiring information should 
write Mr. A. L. Miller, Chair- 
man Boys' Day m Churches. 
Church Federation. L. A. 

P.^CmST; and oftimes he is 
misunderstood when making such 
a statement, simply because the 
world "pacifist" has fallen upon 
bad times and his been in bad 
company recently. Surely we 
need to .fcover its anginal 
meaning. T'/- word "pacifist" 
comes trom two Latin words 
"j>ax" and "facio" and means 
"the maker of peace.' Tins was 
its significance m the thinking 
of Jesus when he said: 'Blessed I 
are the peace^ijikers for theyj 
••shall be callV the children of | 
God." It IS 1 --strong word, call- 1 
ing for thf maximum in intell«e-. | 
tual and moral stamina. Too ' 
frequently have we confused it 
with " ' The word "pass- ' 
ive" eome$ from another Latin 
root altogether, 'patior. passus 
sum" meaning "to submit" — "to 
go along with." It doesn't take 
much straight thinking to see 
that these two word.s are miles 
and miles apaM. We need mil- 
lions of "pacifists" in our world 
today, and can well do. without 
the "passivists." 

opened its drive for a new build- 
ing here. That is the most heart- j 
ening news story written in Los 
.\ngeles in years. This Negro 
branch deserves all the money 
we can give it. It has gone about ] 
its work in an effective manner | 
in the past few years. Its ad- ! 
ministrators have taken the 
long-range view, and while this 
view did not lend itselT to the 1 
spectacular— It did prepare a ' 
new generation capable of ap- i 
preciating the physical expan- 
sion now proposed. The patient ^ 
and faithful loyalty of Girl Re- 
serve leaders and the Girl Re- 
serves, many of which met in 
our churches, has been beautiful 
to watch. Those of us who have 
cooperated with them will feel 
ministers of this city have put 
this project on their church cal- 
endar for presentation and sup- 
port on the fourth Sunday 
this month. __«.„,. 

TION for the Advancement 

self strong, powerful and influ- 
ential. The WATCHTOWER sees 
this cause and that cause — this 
organization and that organiza- 
tion to say nothing of hundreds 
nf individaals coming Sunday af- 
ter Sunday seeking help for ev- 
ery imaginable thing under heav- 
en and patronizingly saying nice 
thing? about the church and its 
leadership. But no sooner has 
their cause been sped on its way 
that these sponsors forsake the 
altars of religion and leave its 
survival to "the faithful." Let's 
keep pur churches strong through- 
out the year by our personal and 
regular attendance and support. 
The masses have as much right 
to expect the day-by-day support 
of the classes — -as the classes 
have a right to expect the sup- 
port of the masses. Let's be done 
with this exploitation and get 
down to the real business of 
working hand in hand, day in 
and day out. That's "thirty" for 
this time. God love you. 

Divine Puts Up 
Dough to Keen 

Out of Jail 

NEW YOPK, Mar. 20 (O — 
A $12,000 b'*ci yesterday saved 
Father Ehvine. Harlem cult lead- 
er, from an extentfcd stay in 
Manhattans county jaii. Divirejsaid 
walked into Sheriff Daniel E. 
Finn's office shortly after nmrn 
and posted the bond to guarantee 
his presence in New York foi 
the next six months. 

The bond — or jail — was order- 
ed by Supreme Court Justice 
Philip J. McCook because Divine 
has failed to pay a $5949 judg- 
ment obtained against him last 
year by Verinda Brown, once an 
"angel" of Divine's flock. 

Verinda accused the cult lead- 
er of refusmg to return money 
and personal effects she gave 

successes, etc. He came to Ameri 
ca as an immigrant of poor par 

He knew the hardships of New 
York's East Side, poverty and the 
struggle of so-called working 
element. A machinist by trade, 
he early joined the labor union 
and fought side by side with his 
fellow workers for better condi- 
tions. But he was interested in 
the souls of the workers as weU. 
He became a preacher. He or- 
ganized a wo-;kers' church, the 
Labor Temple in New York, and 
interested himself in all phases 
of labor improvement. He became I 
advisor to the Federal Council I 
of Churches in Christ in Ameri- 
ca on labor conditions. Then he 
became interested in the Good 
Neighbor League, and that was 
when I met him. and soon dis- 
covered something in htm with 

which I fell in love. 

He was so quiet, so simple, so 
kind, so genuine, so much in- 
terested in lit- things in which 
I was interested. Long hours I 
spent telling him the story of 
my people and long hours I lis- 
tened tq him tell the struggle of 
Labor, ^nd his hopes for a better 
world. ' 

I went to Africa: we corres- 
ponded: I returned and saw his 
name in man.v colored newspap- 
ers. Upon /is invitation 1 went to 
talk with him m his New York 
office, and in his quiet way he 
told me of his hopes. "I want to 
help if just -some little bit." he 
said, "to inform, perhaps inspire. 
Negroes arc citizens: they are 
Americans. They should think 
American, thty should act Ameri- 
can, makp that their habit." he 
lo me for pertlaps the 
twentieth time. I told him how I 
had read his articles in sixteen 
papers tliat week, and he seemed 
pleased. 'Do you think I am writ- 
ing the ri?ht things?" he asked. 

to take up the task which Charles 
Stel7le has so well begun and 
has left unfinished. 

Rev. Anita L. 
Edmonds Returns 

Rev. Miss Anita L. Edmonds, 
pastor of t h e .Universal Evan- 
gelical Church, 1008 E. 29th St. 
retufned to the 
city this week 
from Oakland, 
Calif, where she 
enjoyed a love- 
ly rest period 
with the Rev. J. 
Edward Mo- 
Corkle, and wife, 
long standing 
friends of the 
young evangel- 

Rev. Edmonds Kindness shown 
to this minister by t h e Mc- 
Corkles can never be forgotten, 
and as a result of their great 
stewardship over the church 
(Zion) in Oakland, Miss Ed- 
monds enjoyed the surroundings 
of a new parsonage, and preach- 
ed in one of the most beautiful 
churches in the state. 

It was with reluctancy that the 
people of Oakland said goodbye 
to Rev. Edmonds as she boarded 
the Southern Pacific Owl for L. 
A. Sunday evening at 6:45 p. m. 
They insist that she return and 
conduct a revival at some early 
date. The pastor resumes h,er in- 
dependent church work this Tues- 
day night, preaching from the 
subject: "Give God A Chance." 
You are welcome. 

ist AMEZ GospolTNew York Prelate Accepts 

Choir Celebrates 

Marking its First Anniversary, 
the Gospel Choir of the First AM 
E Zion Church, Pico and Paloma 


igious Forum c. p^, . q ,. ^ 
i;.c A^» ^t. Paul Baptists 




Th« words of Isaiah. "All flMh Is 
grass, -and all th* goodUness thar^ 
«f la as tha flowar of tha Held: tha 
craaa wltbarath, tha flower fadeth: 
kaoaua* tha spirit of tha Lord blow- 
•th upon It." conatltut* tha Ooldan 
Text In tha L«8soa-Sarmon on 
"Matter" oa Sunday la all Churehaa 
of Christ Sclantlst. I 

A Bibla citation lacludaa thoa* { 
varsea from John : "And whan CTan 
waa now come, his disciples want 
down unto tha sea. And entered 
lata a ship, and went orar tha aaa 
toward Capernaum. And tt waa now 
dark, and Jeana waa not coma to 
tham. And the lea arose by reason 
of a great wind that blew. So when 
thay had rowed about lira and 
twenty or thirty furlongs, they tea 
Jasna waUdng on tha sea, and draw- 
Ins ni|^ onto the ship: and they 
war* afraid. But ha saith unta 
thMB. It ts I: ba aot afraid. Thaa 
bay wlUlogly racatyed him Into tha 
thlp: and lauaadiataly the ship waa 
at tha land whlthar they went.' 

Ob« of tha paaaagaa troa tko 
CMatlaa S«laac* taxtbe^ "■<«■ 
aiM tad Haalth witk Kay to tka 
ladptnraa- br Mary Btlwr U4y. 
atataa: "la proportion aa tha baUat 
dlaapp«a» that Ufa aad latalllgaMo 
ara In or of mattar, tha launortal 
facU of baUig ara aaaa. and tkatr 
omtr Uaa or iBtalUSMoa la ts 09*. 
Wttttt U rsaehad only thNogh tka 
■mmttnlmadlmg aad daoKmstiatlaa 
•f atanal Ute aad Tntk aiU 


The Morning Star Baptist 
choir is presenting to the public 
three nights of music, beginning 
Mar. 25 with Zion Hill choir; 
Mar. 26 with Tabernacle choir. 
Mar. 27 with Second Baptist 
choir. Long Beach. Respective 
directors, Bro. Smallwood, Bro. 
Bell and Sister Lorn ax. 

The program will start prompt- 
ly at 8:15, 41st place and Ascot 
avenue. Silver offering. 

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Meets Saturday 

"Does Religion Require Re- 
stating in Terms of Modern So- 
ciety?" will be the topic dis- 
cussed at the first meeting of the 
Religious Forum by Rev. Edwin 
P. Ryland, So. Calif. Methodist 
Conference: (retired) Rabbi Mor- 
tgn A. Bauman, Temple Israel 
of Hollywood; Robert F. Robin- 
son. Exec. Secy. L. A. Council 
National Negro Congress; and 
Mrs. Stuart W. French, National 
Spiritual Assembly. Baha'i Faith, 
at the First Unitarian church. 8th 
Street east of 'Vermont, Saturday 
evening at 8:00 p. m. David 
Grant, writer and lecturer, will 
be chairman. 

Every Saturday evening pro- 
minent religious leaders and lay- 
men of Los Angeles will speak 
at the Religious Forum. Some of 
the topics of vital interest to be 
discussed in future forums are: 
Religion in Relation to 'War. La- 
bor, Youth Problem, Sex Prob- 
lem, Housing. Unemployment. | 
Racial Discrimination. Migratory i 
■Workers. Fascism. Democracy 
and Communism. j 


Coming a bigger and better 
Church School for Second Bap- : 
tist Church during the JKar. 1941. 
Wont you enlist NOW and Learn I 
More about the TEACHINGS OF 
CHRIST. Our goal: 500 new mem- 1 

General Chairman of the 

Tower Spiritually 
and Financially 

Sunday was a gala day in St, 
Paul. The morning service was 
very good. Many visitors were 
present, even in the Sunday 
School. At 11 o'clock, assistant 
pastor E. A. Anderson was the 
speaker. He, in his usual dy- 
namic manner, delivered a mas- 
terful message from Acts 12- 1 
subject, "A Praying Church." He 
cited many biblical references to 
answered prayers. The after- 
noon service was the observance 
of the Men's Day program, the 
theme being "The Church and 
National Defense," This was 
treated in a very splendid man- 
ner by the speakers. 

The financial part of the pro- 
gram was very satisfactorily car- 
ried out, the striking feature be- 
ing a "dollar bill parade" 
which every man 


celebrated with a dinner last 
Thursday evening at the home of 
Mr. and Mrs. Eh Simmons, 1517 
East 5Hh street. A beautiful 
birthday cake made and donated 
by Mrs. C. Mann, a member of 
the choir, graced the center of 
the table. It was appropriately 
inscribed and bore one candle. 
The choir was organ ied in Feb- 
ruary, 1940, by Mrs. Roberta 
Payne, who is its present direc- 
tress. This dinner was the* fourth 
of a series of monthly dinners | 
that the choir is sponsoring to 
finance the purchase of robes. ' 

had a bill pinned on the lapel of 
his coat, and placed it on the 
collection table as he passed in i 
the procession. 

The evening service was short 
but uplifting. Elder E. A. An- 
derson was in charge in the ab- 
sence of Pastor S. A. 'Williams, 
who was resting after a strenu- 
ous day. Our second assistant 
pastor, i. S. Langley, wtii the 
speaker of the hour. He brought 
a very thoughtful message from 
Psalms 8:4. subject: "Man's Pos- 
sibilities Under God." His exe- 
gencies were pregnant with food 
for thought. 

We are urging all members 
and friends to avaail themselves 
of the opportunity of hearing Dr. 
Harold Rusthoi. of the Four 
Square church of Long Beach on 
his return engagement to St. 
Paul next Sunday, Mar. 23, 3 p. 
m. Do not fail to hear this sup- 
ernatural man of God. 

S. A. Williams, pastor; S. E. 
Buxton, reporter. 

cond Baptist church Sunday 
heard the announcement of ac- 
ceptance by Rev. J. Raymond 
Henderson, noted New York pre- 
late, to become the next pastor of 
the historic local institution. 

Delay in Rev. Henderson's re- 
sponse had been a topic for wide 
speculation in religious circles 
here, although his acceptance did 
not come as a surprise. 

Pastor of fashionable Bethesda 
Baptist church in New Roche! le, 
N. Y.. Rev. Henderson is known 
as one of the outstanding young 
Baptist ministers in the nation. 
A graduate of Virginia universi- 
ty, he has attended OberUn col- 
lege and Newton Theological 
seminary. He has had charges in 
Philadelphia, Charleston, West 
Virginia and Atlanta, Ga. 

Without a regular minister 
since the^ paasing of Rev. Thomas 
L. Griffith, Second Baptist has 
been regarded as one of the most 
desirable vacancies in the nation 
Under Rev. Griffith's brilliant 
leadership, the church has risen 
to a position ol eminence in 
Western religious affairs. 

Rev. H. A. Foster has carried 
on as minister-in-charge of Se- 
cond Baptist since the death 'of 


A packed congregation at Se-^R^. E. W. Moore, who occupied 

the pulpit after Rev. Griffith 

Boosters Slote 
April Program 

Second Baptist's militant 
Booster's club held its first regu- 
lar Thursday evening businesa 
meeting of the season at the 
church here recently. 

A Booker T. Washington pro- 
gram, to be arranged by able 
chairman Thomas C^rk, Jr., was 
discussed in full. A noted speak- 
er has been chosen for the occa- 
sion, with music to be furnished 
by two weU known choirs. T^e 
affair is scheduled for April 4 
in the Second Baptist church. 

Plans were also pondered for 
the Booster's Annual Tea and Fa- 
shion Review. Mme. MozeUe Ta 
Outley, chairman of that group, 
is making great plans for the oc- 
casion. It is to be held May 1 in 
the Social HalL 

Next Booster's meeting will b« 
Sunday in room 105 of tha 
church. Mrs. Vassie D. Reese ia 
president; Jewel Hall, reporter. 

First A. M. E. Church 


SUNDAY, MARCH 23, 1941 


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SUNDAY. MARCH- 1«, 1941 

9:00 a. m.. Adult BibleClasses 
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10:50 a. m.. Sermon 
6:30 p. m., Evening Services 

Every" Wednesday night from 8 to 9, "The Old Ship of 

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Rev. Geraldine Johnson, Pastor - Rev. Wm. Waters, Asa't Pastor 

SUNDAY, MARCH 23, 1941 

i9:30 a. m., Sunday School ....Mrs. Eddie Keys, Supt., 

Mrs. Chas. Jackson, Supervisor 
11:00 a. m.. Service — Sermon by the Pastor 
Subject: 'The Divine Insurance Plan" 

7:00 p. m.. Forum led by... . Rev. Wm. Waters 

8:00 p. m.. Junior Church Program Miss Daisy Williams, 



Wesley Methodist Church 

Eighth and San Julian Streets 
Los Angeles, California 
E. W. Rokestraw, Minister > 

SUNDAY, MARCH 23, 1941 

Morning Service: 1 1 :(X) a. m. 
Speaker Dr. E. W. Rokestraw 
Subject: "An Immutable Law" 

Evening Worship: 7:30 p. m. 

Special States Rally Service sponsored by the 
Courtesy Club. Message by Dr. E. V/. Rokestraw 

Gome worship with us, a cordial welcome 
awaits you : 

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Phillips Temple C.M.E. Church 



SUNDAY, MARCH 16, 1941 

6:30 a. m.. Sunrise Prayer Service--Mrs. Hattie Wooley, leader 

9:30 a. m., Sunday School George Franks, Supt. 

11:00 a. m., Preaching Rev. Blanche Blake. Evangelist 

4:00 p. m., Vesper Hour Utility Board 

6:30 p. m., Epworth League L. G. Lancaster. Pres 


Sermon By the Pastor 

The Senior Choir will sing Sunday morning. Mr. .Arthur 
F. Walker, director. Mrs. Eunice Blackwell. organist. Sunday 
night the Gospel Choir, directed by Mr. Arthur A. Peters, with 
Mrs. L. C. Cleaves, pianist, will sing. 

St. Paul's Lutheran Church 

666 East 37th Street 
REy. P. D. LEHMAN, Pastor 

Sunday School 1 :00 a. 

Sermon 11 :C)0 a. 

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3:30 p. m., Notional Association Advancement 

of Colored People — Mr. Morrow speaking 
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Sermon Rev. G. C. Vei 

Second Boptist Church 

Griffith Avenue at 24th Street 


Minister in Charge 

SUNDAY, MARCH 23, 1941 

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Five whites, abov«, ttanse of them students from the Univer- 
sity of Oklahoma, were te«hliically placed under arrest and later 
forced to appear before Oklahonu's litUe Dies C*iiiinlttce recent- 
ly, when they applauded a sharp retort of Editor Hoscoe J>unjee, of 
the Black Dispatch. When queried by Committee Chairman Joe 
B. Thompson, as to his knowledge of the Bill of Rl^ts. Dunjee ad- 
vised the chairman, "I may not be able to recite all of the Bill of 
Rights, but beinf a Nefro ( know Fm not ;cttin( the benefit of 

In the picture can be seen the arrested students being sworn 
in in the Senate Lounge, at the state eapitol. Dunjee is seen reclin- 
ing in the chair looking up at the excited whites. 

Editor Ounjee, a member of the executive coniraitt«e of the 
Oklahoma Federation for Constitutional Rights was being examin- 
ed along with other members of the Federation who were under 
charge of having radical tendencies. The Kn Klux Klan scattered 
leaflets in the capitar building during the hearing endorsing the 
investigation and denouncing the sivil rights group. 

Rev. John B. Thompson, chairman of the Southern Confer- 
ence for Human Welfare and a member of the executive commit- 
tet of the Oklahoma Civil Rights Federation was asked during the 
investigation as to whether or not the Federation was not prac- 
ticing social <;quality by including Dunjee as a member of the 
executive c^aimittee. 

Name Heads of 
'Y' Branch 

, ^ Mrs. James E. Brown, known 
, as Isadore Hamnion Brown, mem- 
) ber of the we'l known Hampton 
■ family, vice • hairman of fhe 
I Committee of Management is 

; ^^''n '"/i^h'"Mc°^ %®T*T^°" "8ht to equaf opportunities to 
I gram with Miss Jefferson. They ,h*rp in thii ni=n ^tr»inino =nH 
i head the "Home Guard 

L^or Leader Claims 
Top Powers Haven't 
Seen TKem in Action 


NEW YORK, Mar. :3— Negroes 
have a strike in National De- 
fense. It is a big stake. It is a vi- 
tal and important stake. 

But are' we getting our stake? 

No. Nobody cares anything 
about us. " 



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Tlmfwlay, Moteli 20, 1941 

Pick Richmond's 
'Apostle Town' 
OS Project Site 

RICHMOND, Mar. 20.— Despite 
ithp fact that a section, of the city 
loccupied by Negroes was msmed 
"Apostle Town" and its twelve 
istreets were name/ for tjie 
iapostles. it became ^ne of the 
worst slums in the nation from 
the standpoint of physical de- 
terioration. ; delinquency and 
'lealth. It is now the site of a 
nited States Housing Authority 
lum-clearance project anJ will 
lore nearly merit its nam.e 
The site chosen for the Negro 

. low-rent public housing project 

We are being pushed J Js a tract of approximately eight 
{^ blocks. In this small area, the 


Hundreds in California, Arizona and Ufah Join United Transport 
Service Employees of America; to File Petitions for Elections 

SAN FRANCISCO. — In a tidal wave of organized protest against the for- 
mation of "jim-crow" auxiliory locals of the Brotherhood of "Railway Clerks, a 
number of red cap federal locals of the American Federation of Labor locote-- 

The stake involves jobs. It in- i Average death rate is 21 com 
volves equal employment oppor- 1 pared to a city average of 13.9 

tunities It involves equal oppor- 
tunity for integration in the 
armed forces of the nation. ' 

And what do we get? Polite 
promises; sometimes, insults. 
How can this stake be protected? 
Our answer is: Let the Nejgro 
masses speak! 

Yes, thirteen or fifteen milliop 
Negroes have a stake of far-reach- 
ing economic consequences in the 
government's expenditure of 
twenty, or more, billions for Na- 
tional Defense. 

Negroes have a . stake in the 
vast, nation-wide, government 
program of vocational training of 
workers to perform skilled work 
on contracts to produce munitions 
and build all types of ships for 
war. I . . . ^1 

How can Negroes win their 

The adult delinquency rate is 73. 
as against an average' of 15.8 for 
the city. The juvenile delin- 
quency rate is 22 as compared to 
a city average of 6.6 and the tu- 
berculosis rate i;- 26. compared to 
fi 9.2 average for tho city. 

Ninety per cent of the houses 
now on the project site are 
without bath, running water or 
jinside toilets. Those shacks will 
be demolished to make way for 
300 modern, bridk, fireproof 
dwellinji units for low-income Ne- 
pro families. 

in California, Arizona and Utah,<f 
withdrew from the A. F. of L. 
and entered the United Tran- 
sport Service Employees of- 
America, it was learned this 

The wholesale ' transfer from 
the A. F. of L. to the UTSEA in- 

SNYC Backs 
Miners' Unions 

Relays, Net Ploy 
at Prairie View 

BIRMINGHAM (Ala.) Mar. 20.- 

— Support to the miners' unions 
, „ „ in their coming negotiations for 

volves red caps at San Francisco, j contracts was pledged by the 
Los Angeles, Oakland, Berkeley, | Southern Negro Youth Congress 
Sacramento, Pasadena, Santa today in a letter addressed lo 
Barbara, San Jose, Fresno. Palo Hartford Knight. District 20 rep- 
Alto, Davis, San Mateo and Wil- resentetive of the United Mine 
mington, Calif.; Phoenix and Workers of America 

Tucson, Arizona and Ogden, The \ehcc further called at- --^-- - „-. -- - 

Utah. They are covered by exist- tention to the more- than l.SOO ' dates for the Intercollegiate ten- 
ing agreements with the Union deaths which occurred in the nis tournament and April 12 fo- 
Termmal Co., and the Ogden mines during 1940 and urged the 
(Utah) Railway Depot Company, passage of the Federal mine in- 

1 spection bill, long advocated by 

the UMWA. 

2(^— Dr. E. B. Evans. Director of 
Athtetics at Prairie View and 
Coach S. B. Taylor, head coach, 
have announced April 11 and 12 
as the dates for the Annual In- 
tercollegiate Relays. Coach C. W: 
Lewis, head tennis coach, an- 
nounces April 9 through 11 as 

"AA" High School Tennis. 


NYU Suspends 
Students in 
Track Star Cose 

Having been delivered an ulti- 
matum by the jim-crow Brother- 
hood of Railway Clerks to ap- 
ply for an auxiliary charter by 
March 1st, these locals under the 
able leadership of general chair 


The Los Angeles City Schools, 
in response to widespread cur- 

Defense Housing Official 
Bans Race Discrimination 

NEW YORK Mar '20— C. F '«'Civision of Defense Hoi 
Palmer. Federal Hou^in^ Deiense t Coordination wil; be used to pro- 

share in this plan of training and i NEW YORK. Mar. 20— Seven 

retraining for technical services? .students of New York University 

Our answer is: I were suspended la^t Thursday by 

Let the Negro masses speak! « ' Dean CliaiJes McGonn for circu- 

Negroes must not fail to grasp lating a petition protesting the 

and understand the fact that Na- , failure of the Uriviersity to send 

tional Defense is not an ordinary; Geo.- Hagans. co-captain of tne 

passing event. They must realize track team to a meet held Mon- 

that this world-war crisis is not day. Mar. 10. under the sponsor- 

, . , .. ,>"' ' "^i a temdorarv' simtHe Ciccksinnai ship ' of Catholic University in 

.serve advisor for the Manual? veraporary, sunpie, occasional y^ggj^jj^^^jj^ ■' ^ 

Girl Reserve club and former incident. ot„Hpnfc ar*. no« in he 

Chairman of the Rpiioiniis FHn This world-war cnsis and ^"e students are not to be 

L-nairman oi the Religious hdu- a ^^ . scheme' of National Permitted to re-enter the college 

cation Committee is at present '^mericas scneme oi national j- e_rn.<.tpr it was HpriHed 

Chairman of the Girl Reserve Defense are destined profound- tf"* ^mester it was aeciaed 

ComZtt^ Keserve j^ ^ ^^^^^ ^^^ ^^^^^ economy of yesterday by the faculty commit- 

Aoril 20 27 marks the fiOth An o"r country. Sharp and perman- '^e <Ai discipline in a vote 66 to 

ni4'rsar?°Celeratfon'ofTou'?rg: ent re-arrangemen^s and^ J^.^eS'saS Ct'the^c- 

er girls work in the YWCA. Mrs. l^^^^^^^^^.'^^.}!^^^ HoA aSt Sns was purlly ' 

to car- 
ry on during the Building Cam- 
paign. They are assisted by Mrs. 
A. R. Mosely. Chairman of Mem- 
bership. Mrs. (Iharles Satchell 
Morris. Chairman of Business and 
Industrial, Dr. Alice Garrott. 
Chairman of Finance. • • 
Mrs. Brown, former Girl Re- 

man, John E. Hoskins of Sdn lent interest by parents, citizens 
Francisco and President James A. and taxpayers, will present for 
Grya of Los Angeles, have been public visitation on American 
issued UTSEA charters and pe- and National Defense Exhibit in 
titions are to be filed before the the Basement Exhibit Room.s of 
National Mediation Board for a ; ' -^^ f • ^os Angeles Chamber "f 
, , ,. ^ . . Commerce Building. 12th and 

series of elections to determme j B^^jg^^^.ay jg,,^. ^^^ing the week 

the bargammg agency for these . of Mar. 24 to i28. inclusive, from 
employees. I 1:00 to 9:00 p. m. 


l.sadoie Brown announces the fol- a"^ work setups ol busmess. m 
lowing program and events for dustry and labor are in the pro 
oui Girl Reserve Department, ^ess of development 
April 25tli Girl Reser 
Housing the McKinley Junior 

the result of racial discrimina- 
tion. The university officials de- 

Coordinator this week mad 
public H memorandum addressed 
to the Defense Housing staff and 
consultant.s aspirin« AOIN NUN 
consultsnt.s assuring equitable 
housing facilities for Negro in- 
dustrial defense workers. 

This action follow, 'd a confer- 
ence whicli an Urban Lea«;up 

tect the right of Negroes to resi- 
dence in defense housing projects 
directeH^ under the authoritv of 
the Division, Part of the mcmo- 
i-andum stated: 

"The racial oolicy adopted in 
the Defense Housing Program 
will have an imoortant effect 

Mrs. Jack Smithorman. adult 
chairman, Jessie Mac Brown Girl 
chairman. At that time the Girl 
Reserves will make their contri- 
bution to the Building Campaign; 
April 27th Birthday CPremqnial 
pmgrani centered around . the 
theme "We Bu'H for Democracy" 
at the Sccor/ Baptist Church. 
Please mark tiie;ic dates on your 

,^e rX at If the Negro is shut out of "'^ .that there had been any dis- 
Hiph s'ehnnl these extensive and intensive crimination, saying that Emlli 
^Ln VhmI, changes in industry, labor and^'.""^ .E'l'i^f coach of the team. 

changes in industry, , .-, , , . u . , 

business, the race will be set back simply did not select Hagans to ! 

upon the Nation's total defens< 

committee h'-l' with Palmer last productivity. World War records calendar and plan t"o attend. 

October and 3 atter oddressed to reveal the great military- and in 

him by Lesi;r B. Qrangev. As- dustrial contribution made by taneous gatherins throughout 
sistarK Execltive Secretary- of the Negi-o, World War expericn- Southern California at five Area 
the League, under dat." of Mar, ccs and the affirmed intentions Conferences scheduled for Los 
'■i In each instance Palmers at- of the Office of Production Man- Angeles. San Diego. Riverside, 
tention wrs called to the fart that agement indicate that Negro San Pedro and San Gabriel Val- 
"if Ne.cro v,iork£rs art barred workers will constitute an ever lev 
from living in defense bousine' increasing factor in defense pro- 
projects, in many cases they Will duction. 

find themselves barred from "In making analyses of the 

working in the plants and on the housing needs of a community or 

jobs near which these housihp locality, full consideration shall 

projects have been located.' be given to fihe adequacy of 

over fifty year: 

Indeed, it is seriously doubtful 
that if the Negro waits until 
these economic, trade union and 
business transformations and 
innovations, now under way. un- 
der the sanction and guidance of 
the government, are crystallized 
and set, he may never retrieve 

run in the two-mile relay 

Among the students suspended 
is Argyle Stout, colored, who is 
president of ihe Student Council 
for Equality. A request by the 
students to circulate the petition 
had been refused and they were 
.suspended bv failure to abide by 
this ruling 

1500 Girl Reserves held simul- ! "'^^,FO"n<i °'^ salvage rights 


How can the Negro halt this 
crystallization of economic and 
political injustice? 

Only the masses possess pow- 
er. Only the voice of the masses 
The largest conference was I ^''^ ^^ heard and heeded-Negro 
held at UCLA where 550 Gii-n ^"'^'■'ca has never yet spoken 
Reserves from Los Angeles. Pas- | a^ a "^ass. an organized mass 

adena and Glendalc attended. 
The key note address by Mrs. 
Earl Cranston of Redlands Uni- 


MARSHALL (Tex.) Mar. 20— 
Jules Bled.soe. Bishop alumnus, 
class of 1918, and world famous 
concert and operatic baritone, 
will be presented in a recital of 
famous i;ongs in the Oscar A. 
Fuller Memorial Hall at Bishop 

Top powers of industry, or- 
ganized white labor and govern- \ college, Tuesday, Mar. 25 
ment, have not yet felt the ores- 

Palmer's memorandum gave as- housing facilities available to Ne- versity carried out this years' ^^''c of the Negro masses. They 
surance that the influence of thf. gro defense workers, " »t-_ .. j i_.j 

Florida Governor, Fremont 
Principal Write Forum 

John H. Owens, secretary oi*? chools. is a free public High 

the Los Angelf.-i Forum, was the 
loca. king of correspondence th s 
week with letters received from 
the Governor of the State of Flo- 
rida and the Principal of em- 
battled Fvf-rnont High school in 
1...S Angeles. 

The Forum f'lc rida inquiry de- 
manded information ci'ncemtng 
f:Air Ne4!oe- t:llegedlv held in en 'llega. iharges t the soi,- 
*iic-rn -l.te, .-V-erting th-:, 
U. S. .Supreme Court nnfi Circ iit 
Court ci<cision:i have lep"!!/ Jib- 
crju-'l : h e i ? V , Ow -. = • 'l-ea 
Cov. Spessarcl 'lollan.l 'vlv '.l.e 
yc.iil' - I . '.niiiii kI incar^ ■ i' '•. 

The Governor s answer follows: 
"Dear M'-, Owens 

"This is to reply to your letter 
of Feb. 24. stating that you fear 
the lives of the four Ne^oes in- 
volved in the recent decision 
handed down by the United 
States Supreme Court were in 
'eopardy, I respect your interest 
'in this aff lir. but I am advised 
by the local authorities in Brow- 

.vc+iool and all pupils living in 
this district, as well as pupils 
with permit* from other districts, 
nr • "^ntitled to attend. 

"Yours truly 

f al Fremont High School" 


Drjwney J. Brown, one of Cali- 
fomia'-s outstanding builders, re- 
ports this week that California's 
building boom has reached new 

Brown, a veteran liere in the 
industry, has been recognized 

meaning, cl^adin,-; for Negro 

They have never seen the , Ne- 
gro masses in action. Thus, let ' 
the Negro masses speak! 

Red Caps Quit 
AFL Federal 

throughout the State as one of , Thecdosia Washington, 
its finest artisans. Roofing, car- | gue is serving as one of the 
pcntry. laying hardwood floors, 
paper hanging, painting and ce- 
menting are all arts of which he 
is undisputed master. 

One of Brown's typical spec- 
ialties )s his famed "'house face 

Conference theme, "Growing up have seen Negro leaders, leaders | 
ip 1941— What I am Doing About "ho^ are intelligent and well- 


Di.scussion groups on Religion, 
Vocations. Leadership and Health 
were a part of the morning sess- 

37 Girls and Leaders represen- 
ted our Branch. Martha Edwards, ; 
historian of the 1st division of 
Jefferson Tri-Y. and Helen Hen- 
ry, president of the same group, 
.served as girl chairmen for t^p 
of the groups. Joyce Speijihts 
representing the Manual Tri-Y. 
very ablv and sincerely accept- 
ed the "Challenge" for the Girl 

Reserves, following Mrs. Cran- r„,^.„„ ., ,„ „„, 
ston's surtimarization, and her CHICAGO, Mar. 13. (CNA)— 
rresentation was one of the high- i^-otestmg against the formation 
lights and a fitting climax to the of "jim- crow" auxiliary locals 
main progi am of the conference, of the lily-white Brotherhood of 

Folk dancing in the gymnas- Railway Clerks, a number of A. 
ium a tour of the campus and ' f^- L- red cap federal locals loca- 
tes at the YWCA completed the ted in California. Arizona and 
iftcrnoon orogram. Utah, withdrew from the AFL 

The Business Girls' League and entered the United Transport 
held a Breakfast Meeting a( the ] Service Employes of America, 

■ " the union revealed this week. 

The wholesale transfer from I 
the AFL to the UTSEA involves 
red caps at San Francisco. Los . 
Angeles. Oakland, Berkeley, Sac- S 
ramento, Pasadena. Santa Bar- 

iiomc of their Team Csptain Mrs. 
The Lea- 


teams for the Building Camp.'^igt! 

and at the present time members 

are devoting most of their time, 

enei gv- and enthusiasm m that bara, San Jose, Fresno, Palo Al- 

ard County that the Negroes are [ijjjng •• Remarkable transforma . _ „ 

being handled in the proper man- ^.^^^^ ^^ j^^ appearance of run- the srouns on "The Puroos 

I assume the grand jury cfow-n. ordinary homes are made 
at an early date . j^^ quicklv and inexpensive 
.urih-- 'his case. ,y ^ topical offer from Brown i.= 
the one cdncerning roofs. He'll 
make yours over at a price that 
is unbelieveable. You buy the 
materials — the rest on teims! 

'■ — , ^ D -,^."i^ I Ana thafs a tine post-rain 

A c-ommunication fi-om P' 'nci- ^ ti,ought. 
pal J, P- InKlis of Fremont High | g^^^^^ ^ contacted at 

school exDlained the recent mock | cEnturv 21721 or CEntury 27473. 


will convene 

to investisate 

"Yours faithfully. 



Governcr. SUte of Flon4a 

direction. Mrs. Ursula Adams en 
thusiasticallv presented a very 
lucid and inspiring address to 
— ~ of 

the YWCA and Plans for the 
Drive." About 30 girls were 
present. Mrs. Myrtle Hughes is 
nresident of the group. 

Supreme Court 
Stoys Execution 

to. Davis. San aMteo and Wil- 
mington, • California; Phoenix and 
Tucson. Arizona: and Ogden. 
Utah. They are covered by exist- 
ing agreements with the South- 
ern Pacific Railroad. Pacific Elec- 
tric Railroad, Los Angeles Union 
erminal Co„ and the Ogden (Ut- 
ah) Railway Depot Co. 

Having been delivered an ul- 
timatum by. the jim-crow Broth- 
erhood of Railway Clerks to ap- 
play for an auxiliary charter by 
March 1st. these locals under the 

'His office is 284 E. 43rd place. 

Nazi Bomb Kills 
Band Leader 

LONDON. Mar, 20. (O— Ne- 

school explained the recent 
•mock lynching" disturbance on 
campus in «'bat Forum oflicist 
termed "an attempt to white- 
lngli«' letter follows: 

"Dear Sir: 

"This is in answer to your let- ! jj-|^^^-j^j.j^gj^ (Snake Hips) 
ter written to me and dated » CD. j^j^j^^^ ^^ ^ number of his 
26. It seems that the information ^^^ ^.^^^ ^jjj^^ ^^^^ a j^^b 
you have re<;evved co'icerning tne raiding German planes 

occurrence at this High school » ^ruck the Cafe de Paris, where i ^2!2^ 
not at all accurate. ] Johnson was playing. He was 

"Thi» w the first semester th-.. ^jv 27 years old and had been 
j more than one Negro pupil Ml -^ England since .1936. He. had 
[jtnroUed in this school. There ^ade a name for himself «ith 
seems u> be four or five enrolled i,:^ jancc band. ' „ . . . ^ . 
here this semester. Possibly p^ ^^g ., native of Britisn Gui 

WASHINGTON. Mar 2") (C) ,ga^gj.3hip of general chairman 
-The Supreme Court granted ; j„^^ ^^ Hoskins of San, Francis- 

a stay of execution here last week 
for Joe Vrmon, a Birmingham, 
Alabama Negro who was con- 
victed of murder and sentenced 
to die in the electric chair on the 
nig-ht of Mar. 7. The stay is ef- 
fective until the justices pass on 
Vernon petition for review of an 
Alabama Supreme Court action 
denying him a writ of habeas 

Ethiopian Rebels 
Capture 20,000 

CO and President James A. Gray 
of Los Angeles, have been issued 
UTSET charters and petitions 
are to be filed before the national 
Mediation Board for a series of 
elections to determine the bar- 
gaining agency for these employ- 
es. ' Va 

Hoskins and Gray in a joint 
statement dedared: "Our mem- 
bership will never submit to the 
dictatorial policies outlined by 
the Executive Council of the A. 
F. L. in conformity with a jim- 

aomebodv did not like the 



His 15-membeT band was 

On the morning of Feb. «. ^ogtly recruited from there too 
some roughlv painted signs and : ^^ ^.gjj „ from Barbados, Trim- 
one figure appeared on our ^^^ ^j Jamaica. 

^rounds. The vice principal had ' ^— ,, . 

Se signs taken down "™J'^'»'i^ . | Q QOO Collod 

W and the figure burned in the | O, VVV WMii«fM 

SctaCTator by the j«itor. There • , ^ j Igl -^l, 

was no riot,' no demonstration, y p |n lYiafCn 

no hanging in .e«i8y_'^trv'«^ WASHINGTON (D. C.) Mar 

even no confusion about it. v«t 20— The Fourth Corps Area with 

few pupils in the^ !*^„„^1J^ 1 ("IIS Negro selectees for the 

lew v"H»»^ '" , — 1 , __-_,_j I '>ii» 11 c g 1 u »<r.«.^.». — — - me oeiective iraining ana oer- 
the signs. Nothmg has hwpened 1 ^^^^^^ ^ U?-'"-. leads m 'the, vice' Act, Major Campbell C. 

crow conspiracy fomented by 
^v I George M. Harrison of the Rail- 
CARIO. Egypt, Mar. 13. (O— wav Clerks. Therefore in answer 
The Ethiopians have done "to this ondemocratic untimatum, 
again: For the second time it has our membership in a unanimous 
been reported that they have decision have entered the ranks 
seized some 20,000 Itahans in ^f ^^^ UTSEA, where we hope 
Gojjam Province, have captured | to demonstrate our willin^ess to 
the fort of Burye. This puts them 1 ^erve the cause of democratic un- 
140 miles northwest of Addis jonism. in Ibe railway industry." 
Ababa. The Ethiopians were as 

sisted by heavy desertions of both | to 30.000 men, said British in- 

native conscripts and Italian reg- 
ulars in the garrison of 20.000 

the Selective Training and Ser- 

Jol^ttsor. Bxecutive Assistant to 

since that would reflect «» .""y 1 general inpr^ V of th« numbei _._ 

wav on your race. | of colorsd m< y ymn called for | the Director of Selection Service. 

"Tliis Hi^ «*x*?l' •* •" ***■'' itiining uncter the o(»eration of I announced today. 

1 ■ ■ -4 ~ r... \ .■...' ■ • .; ■ . 

formers. A communique said 
"1,500 Italian regulars and 200 
colonial titiops have deserted 
their weapons to join the patriots. 

"watch the ^lornir Eagi* 
: It.OOO .vubseription camMigB! 
I Priaca f«r Yw! Snbwrib* mwI 


according to th* c«n>ui 
taktr, I'm « 'houtawif*' and 
I kav* 'no occupation.' I 
juit wish that young man 
could foHow ma around for 
on* day. 

"I'm cook, laitiidross, 
and g»r6«ii»r biff, fkonk 
90odN«(f, I don't havt 
fo bo a ckouffoiir any 

"Som*tirri*i, in nic* 
w**th*r, I walti to th* lief* 
but, rain or ihin*. I aKrayi 
tak* th* ttr**tcar hom«. It's 
good to (it down fof • f*w 

"Th* childr*n tak* tk« 
motor coach to school and, 
tinc*-o«ir oldost boy Is w«yi- 
iiig out at tho airplan* fac- 
tory and noods tho auto, my 
husband ridot th* strootcar 
to worV. 

work oroMiid ktra bvf 
cbavffoariay dt^aitoly 
Ita't my Ihar 

. i'U' ^ii'tS'^^'i > ,.'l . 



Keep the Charm of . . . 


fitted tm 
plutnp mmi 
halline cheeks, 
tcrimklet, mnd 
help renfre the 

«f V«Mfll". 

You mutt >a* rii« Mmplet af 
fh* New TraniporcHt Mot « ri* l 
Dantal Plafei to oppraeiata 
Hiair mony advanto^at ond im- 
proraments. Thetr exccpfio**! 
light' waighl anoblct you to 
waor (hem witti ea>* and com- 
fort, yet fhay ore durable eneuoii 
to serve the herdeet biters. 
Tk«y ore individually designed 
to conform with your personal 
re«|uir*ments, and wiM aet warp 
or shrink, th«« evoiding the 
discomfort of ordinary dental 
piates tttot dick and wobble 
. . . ta e tele u . . . odorles s , and 
ascoptieiiany sanitary. 


... by tak i ng odvaatoga of 
Ht. Cawan's Liberal Credit 
Tarns . . . Spread III* poy- 
m*ol t oror aay raatanabt* 
af tiaw you daaiaa. 

AeelmUmed h^ dentitta the 
ci««r»( regemblmnee tm Va- 
tmre's •am teeth mmd 9Mia»«. 

Aside iseai usitity, the mesT iaipertoM 
fs«s«*s about d s iital plates is bow life- 
like tbay ca« be ma^ t* oppaar . . . 
and t* this extent nothiag surpasses tbe 
New Trausparent Materiel Deutal Ptotos. 
set with Troushicefvt Trvbytc Teeth. t4 
d es ire d , they coa be created with • t lsor 
ttan i parant polatc that reflects the na- 
tural color of the gums, oed this, coai- 
bia*d with the n*w Translucent Trubyts 
Teeth, that ore molded and shoded to 
look Me your e«m •• sisc, shape end 
color, gWas aa astonishing "Noturol Ap- 
p*aranca~. Tbey wW help you ever c o rns 
psata cwsaciotfsnaw asid amboiiussmaut. 






Deat't delay aesdad dental work because yev cennot afford te 
pof eoah. A*o4 y*«r*alf of Dr. Ca w an's li b eral Crodit Plan 




amMMla. Ywi wM affsoaioH k*w EASY it it I* a n — gs for 

CKCO1T m ffcss arnoa ... no oaaaY or wmocaaao^ io^raaaigorion. 


. . WMiN 

* IM«CH IfFKil 



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'7li€ 2ieUfUt{iU SuU... 



By Bill Smalltvcod 


TVwtetopfl OB iny giive 

(Still hunting me down, my tenaoooa 1j«? 

Don't sifos mean anything, even Keep OFT the Grass?) 

Sunday's outstandinf event . . should. . . the Urban Leagne 

bly at the YMCA. . . by all ri^ta. . . the townsfolk will dcubt- 

leas flock there in drovea. . . for. . . such a tried and true bulwark 

■• the Urban League never fails to earn and get h a n dsome r esp on se 

froin a hundred such communities thrtMghout the land, as ours ... 

rOear Bill: So ail, can't u:^ your rhyme this time. . . 

Win you be tber^T . . . you ahould^li^*'. due in town. . . We sel- 


Sparkling Satd. nite gather- 
ing over the wkend. . . was that 
enjoyable cocktail party given 
by Gwen Gordon at her place for 
Dr. Bill Lofton. w'»t (/oo-chooed 
home-ward th% next noon. An in- 
timate gathering, twas most de- 

flashing. . . Hawaiian party-idea, 
even down to the singing of Alo- 
ha (which always gets us!) cir- 
cle-wiae, and we all put our leis 
I aro^nsd. Dr. Lofton's neck hoping 
they'll bripg him back again. . 

dom hear anything of the Anti- 
que Art Club these days of 
doin's. . . Ambia Goodloe, es- 
tranged wife of publicized Dr. 
Goodloe. back East, is in Cuba 
via Clipper, we hear. Well, all 
ri^t now Ambia— elegant stuff! 

_ _ . . . Opera attendees: The Hezz 

more flashlight-bulb | Howards. PhU>/'Tnonic series at- 
" tendce: Music-iover Alfred Dar- 
by. . . Ruth Bedd wrHes us from 
Harrisburg. Til., wh^re she's now 
schoolmarming. Misses L. A., 
you betcha. . . Bad taste: NY 
couple who attended a recent ball 

there was even a grass skirt masque garbed as a priest and a 

thrown in the bargain. . . Well- nun. even down to the cross, etc 

wishers: Delia and Bert McDon- Local lad, who will say I do 

aid, Clarissa and Charles Mat- ' next month. wUl learn here his 

I thems (he strolled around strum- NY hearttrouble could only sit 

Iming a uke), Lou and Dr. B«i and stare when she heard. Buf 

■ Jordan. .Alice West Gilmorc. fshe she's doing aUright, brother. . . 

I like Dr. Lofton js a Dee Cee-ite), Leita and Harry Turner, who 

J the Franlt Harveys, Delia and visited here 2 summers ago from 

iPaul Williams (he retiima to S. Detroit, are flying to Cuba for 

I America later, he tells us), af- ! Easter. Harry birthday-gifted 

Ifable Seth Lee and her hubby. '< Leita with a 36-carat star sapph- 

IConstance Boring (her Honolulu i ire ring, with I baguettes and 

Irecollections are gems) and at- ' 22 round diamonds. WelL one 

WomoQ's PoliHcoi Study Club^ 
Confab Resolutions Boor Fruit 

Among the many Teaolution&^ 
adopted during the Sute Con- 
vention of the WPSC, the one 
that was circulated throughout 
the nation eoodenmmg sej-e- 
gation in the Natioi^al Defense 
and discriminatian against Ne- 
groes in the Nation's CapitoL 
produced tangible results when 
the exectitive committee of fee 
State Central Committee met at 
Fresno. March Cth. At the sug- 
gestion of Iddred Ferguson and 
Attorneys Wm. Campbell and 
Willis Sargent a special commit- 
tee was appointed, viz: John 
Phmips and Wm. Campbell to 
draft a resolution condemning 
such practic^— resolution pass- 
ed: subaequently a similar resolu- 
tion was executed at the State 
Assembly meeting in San Jose. 
The organization is netitiontng 
Assemblyman Frank Waters to 
carry the figfa* to the L ow e r 
House of the State Leeislature 

Allegrio Girls Heor 
Dr. Dickerson Howkins. 

The AUegria Girls met at the 
lovely home of Mrs. Eddie <Ro- 

^Litemry Program 
Held By Tlirff^ 
Housewireo -*C^i t 

Thrtfty Hou3e-iri»es chib met 

Hafbh fr at the beautiful bone of 

Mrs. Susie Mingleton, 151S E. 

'Adams blvd. 

chest») Anderson here nwsntJy! The Liierary^ I^ prMnm 

with Dr. Dickenon Hawkins as*?'" conducted by Mrs. 

guest speaker. 

A chtnille spread donated by 
the famed comedian was ;rafned 
off by the dub Mar. 12 at me 
home of Mrs. Helen Blain, pro- 

Leonard and Mrs. Myrtle Thyk>r. 
A travtdogue was conducted by 
menbers of the dub, while an 
intere^ing talk on home wtt giv- 
en by Mrs. L«titia Murry. 

ceeds amounting to $2SJ)0. The L,*^*!**** °^„^1 ^**™°^ |!*** 
money was sent to theWorkera i^^*"^ .^^^ Maxwell, Mur- 
Defense League headquarters in f *J ^ ^f ^*"„ "^ 

New York Cify to help fight the 
Odea -Walter ease. _, 

Miss Mary Bennet and J«ck P^ ''*! ^^ 
representatives of the 


[:4ayed, also: Mrm. Mmry receiv- 
ed first prize. An appetluBf r«- 

8ELECT SOCIALITES . . . charming yoong misses who iastallcd officers Suidaj at the TMCA 

Highlight on the calendar of 
the younger social set social 




e:%^K^ ^If^ u«L'^! l^„t H :r.rj:i'°inJrK" -enu _wL a tea given by the » Just _ received two ktters-of 

in«M «,^^ ■^^'^^- ^"•'J'^ lJLTJt^^.^ ^-mAT ri>. Ho ^^^^ SociaUtes Sunday at 2 p. I congratulation, one from our 

loward engaged m senous de- hand outand let THAT rmg do ^ „, the entertainment room of President. Dr. E. G. Belsau of 

bate with a corner of menfolk ' the r«t. . . Kappa Movers fash- ^ ^ str«t brS ^CA Mobile. Ala.: the otlt^r from our 

"^ey-A"^diTr S^ w^enVoy^ble^eVTell^^ Installation of of^ceTw^-Sn: executive secretary. Mn. A R. ; the old Grand Slani force "to-m? 
(they re dear bun, wM«ijoyable they tell me ^^^^^ j^^^^ members of the CuriU of New York City, for advantage, but didn't This week 
--- ■ very _ - .. Sudden_Thot. Wonder if SociaUtes brother club, the havrng been successful in our my partoer mis weeK 

rhappie Blodgett 
3urti» Smith 
riends of Maynor. 

Campbell, Melvin Hughes, Caro- 
lyn Manuel, Willie Mae Beattv. 
Mae Denton, Alpheus McDowell, 
Agnes Beal and Louis BeaL 
Last week I could have used 

Rjhn. representatives of the \ ^,^^''% ^t^l,J^^^ ^ 
WDL. were speakers at the raf- i fLi** £ ^u^^^Li^ ^ 
flfc. Dr. J. D. Fowler was the 1 •*"'** "^ **"• ^^*° Rhodea, De- 

lucky winner ot the spread ;*»»'? » j*"?"***^- *P iH^"^" 
. ^ v^-^mA. , answered the roB x*L This was 

Louisiarn *«tot«» TtiiK I ^^ O'y- Househod hints were 

and Senators John Phillios and Jpring ICO Q SuCCeSS flower-planting by Mra. Wright. 

Thomas Kuchel in the Senate. | The Louisiana State club AH club members dedicated 

Copies of this resolution art \ sponsored one of the mcst out- their quotations to Mrs. Rhodes; 
being circulated bv the organi- | standing l^as of the spring sea- as this was her anniversary, 
zation which is further urging son Sunday at the 28th street "I Love You Truly " was sung 
Rep. Carl Hinshaw and Sen. Le- I branch 'iTMCA. : bv Mrs. Lee Mrs. Jackson at the 

land Ford to oresent the cause in The event was well attended , piano. Mrs. Mmgleton presented . 
the race s behalf m CoDCTesa m and successful financiaUy Mrs ' Mrs. Rhodes with a cake knife 
the hope that every vestiee of Grace Johnson ac^ed as mistress and salad services from the chib. 
orejudice and mjustice in our na- I of ceremonies, and an excellent I Thae was a reading on the life 
torn will_ be erased so that we _ . — 

may enlov real democracy as 
true and loyal Americans. 

Carry on. Women—Don't jive 
up the Fight: 

program supported the occa£.on. j of Abraham Lincoln by John El- 
Progran; participants included lard Guest. Mrs. Rhodes' grand- 
Messrs. George E^ Valle, Arthur' son. and an instrumental solo. 
Peters and A. Lincoln Cobbs; I Mrs. Mingleton also received a 
Mesdames Lo y s Singleton and | bu^dav gift, a guest towel pre- 
Clara BeU Wiuiams; Misses Nor- 1 sented her by ihe club, 
ma Jean Singleton and Bemice Guests for the afternoon wera 
Teaque; and Rev. H. Boswell. Mesdames Terrell Gorrey. Pool. 
Very delicious refreshments Jackson. Taylor, and Lee. all 

HoUnesi church. 

L. A. High Grads and 
Students Honored 

Misses Emma White. Cornelia *•*'■* served. All club ladies were from Chnst 

Lumpkin. ?raduatps and Marian ■K°'"Ticd in colorful costumes and 

Axridge. Bertha Owois, Yvonne ' *°'"e specUcuIar corsages. Club 


C. J. Maddox. did 

piS %is;^^'"^^j'S. SrTJ^l^tn'i??-.'" -^. : E^E;^::^^' --„ "5 ^---.. ..v.:i.Sh . .-SI ^r^^^ ■ ,„ . 

\i» moment. . . Gwen, charm - 

ig hostess in an island print, 

telling us how amused she 

to read Downbeat's comment 

If you haven't paid 3rour dues. 

on her son Dexter's resembling , us unsigned leters, etc 

^o« Louis. . . Dexter's in Chi, you ! JUST now hearing of that fire 

Johnny Robinson, we hear, has ; ^,^ °'^^?i'«M- 

«.t,i™«< tn T ittl. RnrV to r<^ ^"* mstall^ion Ceremony was ^ . . 

^^^ ^rtS Mean^iJ^i •^'l"^*^ ^y Miss La Rue Chest- do » at once, as we have many 

sume his practice. Meanwnue_ > ^^ ^^ ^^^ tt:\-buxe to the dub events of interest to take place 

W?re ^o""^.*'-. Bett Quincy. Order of f^ter Easter. A regional match 

Cole. Bemice Benton.' Shirlev Pr'f^'dent is Drew Crockett, 
Rakestraw. Constance Smart. , " 

Pe2gy Pendleton and Geraldine , m^s, Lu^ Mayer 

we do wish folk 

Finger aiap: Did we tell vou [ 
h«t the Dr H«^n-y McPherson's 
'■ere Albert Dents hosts? . . . ; 
^nd capably so.- . . Marjone Sto- 
cely was Satd. noon lingerie' 
khower hostess for to- b*"- married 

dealer, both sides vul. We have 
apart score of 80. Opponents 
have a part score of 90. I open 
the bidding with 3 hearts, next 
-- ^ , J , ,, player passes, partner bid 5 No 

installation was as follows: ser- "^^t no good player would care Trump, South passes. I bid 7 1 
wluch "^"ttwT-ihT taiotw'pi.;; geant-at-arms. Argatha Jackson: to_miss with players from^U>s ; hearts. All pass. I open the bid 
Dlayroom of the Joe Momscs 
Entirely rebuilt . . But, where on 

historian, Bemice''Payne: publi- -^JL^..^^**' _.^^" Diego and Pasa- i high to keep the opponents out 

city and business manager," Mu- <^^"a participating, is one such of the biddji? and' find myself 
riel Warren; treasurer, Frances ^"^'^^'-i Contact your bridge play- ' uith a grand slam. 

Graves, new students at Los An- iui_j;^, i -_,,.„ h.i*~^ 

?eres High school, were honored '^^ed'CS Leave After 

at a oarty Friday evening pvcn Health Parley Here 

by their advisor. Dr. Emily, Leaving for their homes Mon- 

Brown Portwig. jgy morning were Drs. O. Bal- 

^.^ ^^ The following Tuesday the ! "Jlf; ^^T^'y "1^^ *S?- ^ ^^ 

.^!?^e .» P«rt score of 90. I open' i High-Y boys and the Tri-Y girls ?^^ nr^w t'^^.. wi^.f 

the bidding with 3 hearts, next of L A. enjoyed a round toble "'Jf^^u,^';' ^ .^^^\^^^', 

... - - di5^us,ion o„ ^^ bov-gir! atti- ^^^ °-^' "P*^ "' ^'^f" ^ 

tude at "The Anchor," home of F^ ,?*°- P*Lilf''^ ^c been a t- 

tendmg the Medical Symposium 

here. Among those who enter- 
tained for ^em were Dr and 

San Diego Matron tt 
Baumonns' Guest 

Mrs. Mildred Lannmg of Sa« 
Diego was the week-end cueal 

of Dr 

and Mr*. Albert 

the advisor. 

Sympkins: secretary. Florine '"g friends and see that their 
Brown: vice president Viola Tay- dues have been paid or will be 

lor and president, Ida Owens. 


S. Void 
C. KX 


earth is Bill Tabor and his lady? 
Gosh, we never se ethem any- 
more. . . Nor do we see hand- 
some Barry Tate. . . But we DO 

continue to marvel over inde- 

Sunday Fay Thomas. Reception I fatigable Laura Slayton? I don't ...i,,,^,.., 

IS at 4. .. Tee Smith, who left' see how Laura makes all her CORNELIA LUMPKIN 

us Wedn. dawn for 12 mos. of meets, etc. She's a 7-day wonder. l_l/~\|sj/-)ppn AT 

^amp, had his crowd rally Good idea? W° needa monthly ^r^2y,^^r.^\_^.^, 

round him Satd. nite to put on social calendar Wish folk would blRTHDAY PARTY 

jim-dandy bon voyage jam- send us dates, etc. of their af- j \ birthday party was given for 

ree. Tee isn't any too h^opy I fairs (all) and well try to whip Cornelia HenrietU Xumpkin at 

ver his plight: his pint-size Bos-' one up. . . Sund. baby shower ^he beautiful home of her par- ..,, „ ^ ^.^^^ uu »« w.uiu, ^ 

hon bull shares the gloom. . . hostesses for Aszerlea .Mexand^r ^^^ ^^ jj^ j^j^.^ Theo. Lump- the next 30 day'' Kappa Alpha Sorority which is 

1. ♦ho at Mrs. Henry .Armstrong's will ■ j^^j, Saturday. Many lovely gifts 

paid before then. We must have 
ion members by that time. 

To those who have paid their 
dues, but have not received their 
membership cards, please be AKA REGIONAL MEET 
with us Sunday. April 6 at 1503 -p^ ^^ ^_. i_,cdc 

E. 22nd street for our regular 'O bt McLD HtRE 
monthly duplicate play. If you THIS SUMMER 


H. AlO California will be host tv more 
than 2.000 

Mrs. W. BaUey. Dr and Mrs. E. 

I. Robinson. Vlrs. G. Gordon. Dr. 
and Mrs. H. McPhersoa Atty. 
and Mrs. Hugh Macbetli and 

WATCH the CalifOTVia Ea»»a 
l«,aM sabscripttw eaasyaiga: 
Prises for Too I S«b«Tfl>e aaw! 


al Nnaa »«iir 

MhM wr 4 

n III llgtf j 

- . ... — € 

have not reg | ?red to play for 

Plans for the Far Western Re- 

the beautiful trophy donated by ^.^rtrA^ f Tfu », u' "'^.-"'"f^^ ^na iT^tessionai 

Mrs. A. L. Gross^ do so within ?i°"^' Conference of the_ A pha ens clubs here, July 6-11. 

the bus^"rd^^ro''f^"iraf Uf^ Jpsephine Brown Fetes 
of the nation next summer, it i Tennis Federation 
was announced today by Dana; Mrs. Josephine M. Brown. Pa- 
Williams. Ontario, general chair- dfic coast ex-chamoion of Ten- 
man, as final plans were launch- nis. entertained the Bederation of 
ed for the Biennial Convention of Tennis dubs Thursday evenmg at 
Business and Professional Wom- ) her home on E. SanU Barbara 

kaaaaia Syceialtty C*. 


». r. 

\ avenue. 

nd they also got Leo Noah, _ _ _ _. 

brother to that gorgeous r be Alice de Cuir. Vera King. 

Tvonne Noah whose photogenic Betty Wilson, Hazel Moreland 

likeness you see so often in the and Mrs. A. . . . Smile: We're be- 

V-eeklies 'she's a Harlemife). . . ine eyed in tut-tut fashion bv » 

knd they also got Charles Brov-Ti, few lads who think we should've 

Ve hear. Well well! One thing, included them in our weekly 

wherever he is they can bet the mention of village lads with eood 

tanp will have plentv piano taste in clothes. . Smile- We re 

-_„_--wT)ogie. . . Deltas will wondering, now. if any folk were ; ^^ WUliams. Mayo Williams, 

ave their , forma] during their momentarily confused by a jj^^^.jjgjj^ ^jj-^^j^ Y^p^^j^p ^^^j^ 

-jfay week according to plans, breezy P. S. attached to their pggri Marlow, Leona Wong 

Ihey're now making. Last minute bids to the Urban >^- ^iV^' Le'm, Elizabeth Pickens, Jessie 

^hange o' plan has them mark- Those lines were intended or j^^^ Browne. Geraldine Bush. 

down as hostess for Maynor, ether folk, but in the "J^^'oPt Naomi Machabie. i^ivian E. Sta- 

^t the Garner*'. . . .As for their sealing thev were all shuii'ea 

Week, thev re hopmg to and is OUR face bomin?. . . heh 

Saturday. Many lovely gifts ' " to be held in Los Angeles -this 

were received. Mrs. Gene C. Campbell, one of summer, were mapped out bv the 

Those present were: Misses i^ur most loyal members, won three L. A. Chapters at a break- 
Yvonne Maddox. Geraldine Nel- ' East-West high score at Tom fast meeting Sunday, in the west- 
son, Mary Elizabeth Reese. Helen ' Stoddard's famed Rossmore con- side home of Mrs. Mabel Hurd, 
Ransom, Ana Mae Burks Mar- tract bridge dub m a record ; *'ith Miss Josephine Blodgett as 

crowd Monday night Mar. 10. ; chairman. 

That 'I am siire. is pieaiing to' According to Mrs. Essie Tuck- 
her many fnends. ^ er. Far Western Regional Direc- 

I have Master Point Cartifi- tor. the sorority may present 
f-ates for the followine players: I here Dr. Boulding Ferrebee. Na- 
Ema Veil. C. J. Maddox. R. J. \ tional President of .\lpha Rappa 
City. Viola Henry. Mrs. E. O. Alpha and Medical Director of 
Morris. ■ J. D. Dunn. Henry Den- the Sorority's Mississippi Health 
tpn. Ray Marshall. Gene C. i Project 

ville Jean Burks, Marian Starks. 
Lillie SmitterEIamie May Maxey. 
Franana Slater. Rosalia SafTold. 

pave Nannie Burroughs as speak- 

But here's hoping this ex- 
plains it to everybody . . so help 

me . . . . , ._ 

Maynor is at the Alexandria. . 
Aside to K: Thanx j'JSt th<» same 
but we're not THAT hard to con 

Event: The Nichols twins ( .\n- 

labelle and Lester^) birthday 

omorrow (Friday) and they're 

hostesses, if you pleas':. . . 

»rl Johnson, back from a re- ^^^j^ y^^ in^p.^- 

It hurried trip upstate, reports ^ j^'^ 

eing Langston Hughes in Car- 

nel. TTie latter really had a pret- 

bad arthritis seige and is just 

tting o^•er it . . Gordon Cro- 

5ues dashed back to town from 

ikland for the Mon. nite fight 

ersonality intact. Took him to 

Sun. nite cocktail party giv- 

bv Lt Morrows for their 

iest Fred Morrow, here 

ton, Gertrude Williams. Idelle 
Johnson, Roberta Nobles. Doro- 
thy Nobles, Costello Virginia, 
Curtis, Mattye Bridgett Arbezine 
James, Nancy Balch.. Hazel 
Eason. Pauline Wilkerson. Mary 
Johnson, Theresa Marshall. Dons 
Marie Williams. Eleweis P. 

uct' And after all. there s \he j^^^^ 3^11^ Mu»iford. Margaret 
we go tasx ^ppfair. Eloise Collier. IX^ris 
Winston. Doris Lee Thomls. 
— — Gloria Roberts and Sara Lump- 

Messrs. Kenneth Bamum. Her- 
bert L. Bamum. Orville Austin. 
Robert L. Lackey. Amett Starks. 
Daniel Clarence Martin. Utter- 
must Williams. William Saffold. 
.Arthur Trombs, Edmund Bussey, 
E. Wayne Doyant Charles Weav- 

Mu-So-Lit Club 
Meet Features 
Patriotic Party 

''^^'^»A^ ..^orrvw. ..r.. ^^^^":^^„V M-^ S^wiUa er Robert Bruce, Reese Walder. 

.^^'^^A^t^ ^ .rl;;,-^' ^V"^"^^ ^""^ f',t^^J^^^ '^^^''^^ Radmin. Jr., Daniel 
to find they knew each otner Johnson. 900 E-Mthstteet,w^ Bamum. John 

uch gab . . nice Wo, Miss Lenna J- ^'^^ ?fJ'°**^e Harvey. Lucius Anderson. Harry; 
to Pansy and Reginald Har- u was a Pf^"«*'f„P^^ Porter! Paul Weaver. Oston For- i 
gue 'he 1 to smg_on the Ur- house was beautifully decorated ^^^^^ 

e Boune. ^.-ith cut flowers. On the ban- _ "- R„ssell Clark. Gray 

tf 'M::r'* r^M^^i^D^'" ^^^'.^'^'^ ""/.S Sla ^ Ev°a^' J<Sh"colSf,'^Ch?rT^ 
itum. others. . and Mrs. Dun- cut flowers and silver candeia . ^ .■ Freddy H Weaver 

'*" 1t>r^lr™^T.^ bras holdii^ red, 'hite and.Wue D^^^^ac^^^ Wea^v«-, 

. altho tomorrow -Fnd. candles. Souvenirs '^^ J'f ^ Lett Edward Greenwood. Her-' 

American flag^ and red^m« U^^t6 Stewart, 

and blue baskets filled with can ^^^^ ^^^^ ^^.^ ^^^ ^^^ 

°^- - ... - gnj hors dore Lumpkin, Jr.. Irving Smith, 

the liv- J'' • Lionel G. McQuillon. Artis 

Me 21st) IS the first day o" 
Spring, come to think' 
They're talking about: Caleb 
I's fine baritone 
ad stage presence. He's some 

At 8 o'clock, wme 
d'oeuvres were served in 


at of a tooic *iese days around i^a room, after which the guests 

.je . . . Rev. Walter Bryant's; assembled in the dining room • 

ommendable efforts to out the I ^^ enjoyed a delicious turkey Foster Star Executives 
lirch St Church in the top j dinner. .., r»*-J „*■ nj^^ar D^rK/ 

Brackets. Hear they'll take over | Visiting guests were Mmes. heted Qt Uinner rorTy 


Saturdoy, March 22 


Kappa Alpha Psi 

— v$. — 

Omega Phi Psi 


Dancing After Game 


Admission — 40c 

I8H1 ond Figutroo 

Gome time 8:00 p. m. 


at church opposite the YMCA | glamie DavM. J. S. Warren, Olla 
Visiting Dr. Ballard's con- D^y and Sewilla Johnson; Messrs. 
J S. Warren and Wiley C. Young. 

Mrs. Leve Howard, 1028 E. 12th 
street was hostess Sunday. Mar 

^ „_.._.. ^ ^ 9, at a dinner party in honor cf 

VariotB"pme8 were played until i the Grand Worthy Matron, Grand 
late in the evening. 1 Lecturer and Grand Patron of 

On Thtirsdzy, Mas-. 6, the club \ the Order of Eastern Star. Ida 
was guest of H'easrs. Victor Nick- 1 B. Robinson, Mrs. Vivian O. 
erson and Clarence O. English of , Marsh and J, B. Norman, re- 
the Golden State Insurance com- j spectively, 

igioua grin and bovish charm. 
le's quite the shakes in ote 
:y. . . What Febr. means to 
lildred Shores and her 
amediate family. They ALL 
ive birthdays in Febr. even the 

iby. . . The theme tune for the „,^ 

iri Friends cabaret It was oen-^pany, at the home office, 4281 S Others present at dinner were 

ed by versatile Corona Bau-"- •" "-*" ' ^ " •" " "— * '" -> 

sann. and it really swings, we 
he GF cabaret (at the Y. 
C. A.I should be a howling 
iiccess and L for one. am anti- 
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iggie girls, torch singers, etc.? 
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the building. Mrs. Victor Nick 
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L. A. High Tri-Y to 
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"Vogue Meets Esquire" is the 

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of Queen Beach chapter; L, H. 
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I the cheer prevailing amonr a : 1 ^'"'- 

Sf^ I^J'^ Ai^hTS ^ .5 P°^t«^ Tokcs sponjsh Exhibit Interests 

|th« KappM at basketball! Goafc, ; Bride in Yumo 'Allied Arts League 

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loBeertain eyesight Satd.: Tom- Misa Mollie T. Gaar were mar- ^^ ^^ ^f jjra. Bettye Vaughn 

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St. Luk«, 6:29. 

Thr: President Soys: 

An a speech whtch is his most in- 
spiring effort to dote. President 
Roosevelt Saturday wqrned the dic- 
tators of Europe and Asia tViot the 
United States is "both united and de- 
termined that the right of oil peo- 
V pies to live their own lives in the way 
they themselves choose shell be 

This is a noble statement uttered 
by our president, and we commend 
him for it. Of late, we have heard 
much about making democracy 
work. We realize that President 
Roosevelt is busy, and we ore cog- 
nizant of the fact that the people 
who are sent to Washington from the 
48 States to make the laws that gov- 
ern us are also busy. But it does 
seem, if this nation expects Europe 
and Asia to Consider such d, state- 
ment seriously, it must first be made 
true here. 

Certainly our governing heads, 
both in Washington and the States, 
must know that 16,000,000 block 
Americans are denied full citizen- 
ship rights. That even now, as we 
prepare to help Britain save the 
world for democracy, black Ameri- 
cans must fight to fight. 

Without any compunction of con- 
science, it seems, we bleat about the 
United States Army and the United 
States Navy and its holy mission all 
over the globe. Yet this great demo- 
cratic. Christian force perpetrates 
the most vicious discrimination 
against a group of American citizens 

whose only offense is their color. 


We ask our President, our Repub- 
lican, our Democratic parties and the 
American people,— will democracy 
w^rk smoothly so long as 16,000,000 
loyal Americans ore socially ostra- 
cized, industrially brow-beaten and 
legally os well as physically lynched? 
"The right of all peoples to live their 
own lives in the way they themselves 
choose," is a dynamic statement, and 
something ought to be done to re- 
move It from the class of pure 

"Opportunities in the 
Imperial Valley" 

The bound files of the Liberator, 
"a weekly newspaper devoted to the 
cause of good government and the 
odvancenrfent of the American Ne- 
gro," which was published in Los An- 
geles about thirty years ago, came 
to the attention of the editors this 
week. They turned out to be one of 
the most significant "finds" that 
hove ever sent up a cheer in our edi- 
torial offices. 

To those familiar with these col- 
umns, it is no news that one of our 
firmest convictions has been that ths 
destiny of the Negro in California is 
* found in its rich valleys artd fertile 
plains. For over sixty years, the 
EAGLE has pounded home that mes- 

Topic at a recent meeting of Ne- 
groes protesting civil liberty infrac- 
tions Xras "Discrimination and Seg- 
regation in Imperial Valley." An 
article from the Liberator files 
throws tragic and bitter light upon 
this situation. It also carries out our 
"Back to the Earth" argument rather 
magnificently. We quote from the 
May 10, 1912, issue of the Lib- 
erator, edited by J. L. Edmonds: 

'The opportunities offered cpiored 
men to acquire homes in the Imperi- 
al valley ore without parallel. All a 
man ne^s is a desire to have some- 
thing, coupled with a wMWngness to 
work. Land is cheap and wages ore 
high. Farm laborers receive from $2 
to $2.50 per day; womini, $20 to ^30 . 
per month; cotton picfcers receive $) 
per hundred for picking cotton. Lost 
season a woman arid her three girls 
earned $1 1 per day picking cotton; 
. there ore many instances of the kirkJ 
omoog the cotton pickers. 

'The land is cheop ond sold on 
terms so eosy that ony mon or wo- 

men desiring it, can own a home and 
become independent. 20 acres of 
land con be purchased for, from 
$1500 to $2500, a small cosh pay- 
ment down and the balance in three 
to five years. The land is in a high 
state of cultivation with on abund- 
ant supply of water. The soil, which 
is hundred feet deep, is the richest 
on earth. One man con cultivate 40 
acres of cotton, which is suKe to pro- 
duce 40 to 50 boles. The Imperial 
Valley produces the finest known 
staple cotton on earth and will hove 
to furnish the world's supply. The 
agricultural deportment at Wosh- 
ingjs urging the Imperial farmers to 
plant only long staple cotton where 
possible, so that seeds con be produc- 
ed in sufficient quantities to stop the 
cultivotaion of short staple cotton. 
'There is land enough in the val- 
ley to support a population of two 
millions. The people of the valley ore 
anxious to hove colored cotton farm- 
ers come in. Buy the land and de- 
velop the cotton industry, which is 
bound to moke millions for the pro- 
ducers who own the soil. For the over- 
worked, poorly paid cotton farmers 
of the South, the Imperial Valley of- 
fers opportunities nowhere else to 
be hod. While wages ore twice as 
high as those paid in the South, the 
cost of living is no higher. In the 
South, the cotton farmer works 
twelve to fourteen hours a day. Here 
they work ten to twelve hours. 

"Every colored- farmer who goes 
to the valley and buys o form will 
fin J ready employment at $2.25 per 
day on adjoining forms for all of his 
spare time. 

"If colored farmers would take ad- 
vantage of the opportunities offered 
them in the Imperial valley, there is 
no time to lose. When the Panama 
Canal is completed, millions of for- 
eigners will come in and possess 
these lands and not only double the 
prices but take them permanently 
off the market. 

"Every neighborhood has its gram- 
mar school with nine months terms 
where each child con be properly 

"For information, see G. W. Wick- 
liffe, J. L. Edmonds or Jitus Alexand- 
er, room 210 Thofpe BIdg., Los An- 
geles, Calif." 

• J ' Vol. ei -- Ro. 49 . 
Thursday; Morch 20-, 194r 




S. M. 



A. BMi... MM 1 1 PrtMitf 

i. U Bill. WmMw A. I&Mm 




Twenty-five Thousond Wonted 

From ne ]^w York Amstodun Star-Newi 

(Fnun the New York Amster- 
dam Star Newt) 
Uncle Saih wants 25,000 young 
men for training in the air corps. 
Iliis appeaji has come through 
the press and over the radio. It 
has been most urgent- Yet when 
able-bodied, well-trained Negro 
applicants present themselves 
for this seijvice they are turned 
down on oile pretext of another, 
but in most cases with the blunt 
statement that, "We don't hire 
Negroes.' ' 

What we would like to know 
is just why aren't Negroes want- 
ed? Jwst what is wrong with the 
Negro technician and others who 
are ready .willing and able to 
shoulder their share of the na- 
tion's burdlen in this hour of 
trial, when, according to Presi- 
dent Roosevelt, every man is 
needed in the effort to build 
hemisphere idefense. 

The claim that whites and Ne- 
groes cann'St work together is 
plain bunk. They can. "This has 
been proved in Harlem and in 
other sections where department 
stores, taverns, theaters and oth- 
er enterprises have employed 
members of both races who, in 
turn, have gotten along splendid- 
ly. It has been proved in Holly- 
wood and Broadway where Ne- 
groes and whites have worked 
together in pictures and on the 
stage without the slightest fric- 

The same wWte soldier or ci- 
vilian who comes to Harlem to 
eat, drink and enjoy himself with 


9mt ■& 

So J. L. Edmonds in the year 1912 

wrote "there is no time to lose . . ." 
if Negroes would take up the chal- 
lenge of California's untilled miles 
and untouched fertility. This is 1941 
— and there is much less time to lose. 
But it is not yet too late. There ore 
still thousands of square miles in the 
State which may be converted into a 
great block empire of fields and fur- 
roughs. Only vision and determina- 
tion are needed to make that dream 
a brilliant reality! 

Broadside on Broody: 

For the past two weeks, a local 
throwowoy newspaper has been con- 
ducting what appears to be a cam- 
paign of personal vilification against 
Officer Chprles Broody, who has 
served on the Los Angeles police 
force through two tempestuous de- 
cades without great protest from 
law-abiding residents. 

This newspaper has conducted no 
investigation into the merits or de- 
merits of the individuol accusations 
:ited against Broody— at their worst, 
they imply only that the good of- 
ficer is not the gentlest of citizens. 
It is regrettable that such persecu- 
tion should suddenly be launched 
against on old and trusted servant of 
the city. Certainly Broody has his 
shortcomings — as we all do — but he 
has committed V no known crime 
against his bodge or corrupted any 
word of his policeman's pledge. He 
is the unfortunate victim of journal* 
istic abuse, the kind of abuse whith 
a foct underfnining the theory of 6 
free press, j- __ '.■'" ,;.Vv''' L,-t 'i*:' i. 

State Boords 
Tetl Meeds 
of Youth 


Aaahfamt Div. of Yoath Peraouiel 

NYA for Callfomia 

The National Youth Adminis- 
tration recognizes group as well 
as individual needs. It has confi- 
dence in the ability of members 
of its staff to participate in solv- 
ing our common problems. But 
problems and needs may differ 
according to the facilities of in- 
dividuals, groups, and commun- 
ities. Therefore, National, state 
and local advisory boards have 
beai organized throughout the 

The advisory boards help de- 
termine the most desirable type 
of youth program for the state 
or community; and offer propos- 
als for the development and the 
execution of %e program. An- 
other important serviee is to 
promote community interest in 
work-experiences gained by the 

There are twenty-three states 
in which advisory boards compos- 
ed mainly of Negroes give val- 
uable information on the needs 
of our youths. Dr. Mordecai John- 
son, President of Howard Univ- 
ersity, Washmgton. D. C, serves 
on the National- Board. In many 
communities there are local 
boards and planning committees. 
Occasionally, citizens who have 
made surveys on special prob- 
lems are invited to meet with the 
boards and contribute informa- 

In California, the Siate Ad- 
visory Board, includes eight civ- 
ic-minded people who are famil- 
iar with the problems ol Negroes 
in a variety of fields. Augustus 
Hawkins represents the law mak- 
ers. Floyd C. Covington brings to 
us valuable informatici on eco- 
nomic conditions. Dr. W. R. Car- 
ter travels throughout the state 
on missionary work and helps us 
to see the needs of rural com- 
munities. Mrs. Jessie Terry is 
our autho^i^i; bn housing condi- 
tions. Mrs. Baxter Duke knows 
the facts on juvenile deimquen- 
cy. Mrs. Fay Allen represents 
education. Miss Dorothy Gwynn 
is working with youths in the Y. 
W. C. A. and C. L. Dellums keeps 
us advised on the labor situation 
throughout the state. Prof. W. A. 
Easter of Los Angeles and D. V. 
Allen of San Diego have been 
invited to discuss special phases 
of race relat Ins. 

"The Oakland. California, ad- 
visory board includes civic work- 
ers from nearby Berkeley and 
San Francisco. TW membership 
clubs, recreation, labor, and 
health. Those who give advice 
and information are: Mrs. Fran- 
cis Albrier. Miss Lulu Chapman, 
Mrs. Terea Hall Pittman. H. T. S. 
Johnson, Jr., C. L. Dellums, J. 
R. Rose. E. S. Thomas and Dr. 
F. M. Nelson. 

NYA values the cooperation of 
these committees and realizes 
need for advice on the many 
problems of youth. 


Should a public test between 
the white and darker Fremont 
High school students living con- 
ditions be made, you'd be sur- 
prised at the results. I would be | NazrsubmariAe blockldiT and, on 



homes, homes 

that have the children whipped 

Negroes with complete satisfac-'>beore they really get started in 

tion, suddenly finds that same 
Negro objectionable as soon as 
they reach the South end of Cen- 
tral Park. \Vhy? It is obvious 
that the whole attitude is creat- 
ed to prevent Negroes from mak- 
ing progress, to keep them from 
getting better jobs, to keep them 
from enjoying the fullest meas- 
ure of manhood by making them 
feel inferior. 

Indeed, some progress has been 
made — that is, here and there 
by sheer force of his own intelli- 
gence and ingenuity some Ne- 
groes have been able to rise to 
new heights, but in the main 
the masses of Negroes are as bad 
off as they ever were. The Ne- 
R'ro has a right to know frOm 
those in power just why the 
doors of opportunity remain 

Delinquent Youth, ' 
Who's to Blome? . 

(from Oie Lonlciaaa Weekly) , 

As much as we hate to admit 
it our city is over-running with 
delinquent youth, hanging around 
beer shops, gambling joints and 
running loo^e on the streets. 
They range in age from the very 
young to the adult period, then 
they oease to be delinquent ad- 
ults, if we may use such a term. 

Just as the adage goes tiiat 
criminals are not bom but made, 
delinquent youth are not deter- 
mined by the fates. Instead, they 
have reasons for being. What are 
the reasons for our teaming 
hordes of delinquent youth, who's 
to blame. 

"Eveiy boy, in order io deve- 
lop physically, mentally and 
morally needs to be ^iven such 
essentials as adequate recreation 
and a decent home with sympa- 
thetic and imderstanding par- 
ents," stated the superintendent 
of the Milne Boys' Home. Taking 
into consideration the lack of 
adequate re*eationsd facilities 
available to Negro boys of the 
city we can understand the great 
disadvantage Negro youth are 
up against; but to think that 75 
per cent of our youth end up in 
homes for delinquents taxes the 
imagination. Worse still is the 
fact that forty-five percent of 
this number come from broken, 



For much of the delinquency 
in children parents -are to blame. 
Many mothers keep their chil- 
dren out of school days at the 
time on the mere ^adow of ex- 
cuses: running errands to the 
grocery, keeping the baby, wash 
day helpers, minding the house 
whUe parents are out, and pay- 
ing collectors — are all taken from 
the list of flimsy pretences 
blocking regular school attend- 

These obstacles in the path of 
correct guidance, added to the 
many other serious disadvantages 
suffered by the majority of our 
boys and girls are all but cri- 
minal on tlie part of tmthinking 

Until we reach the i>oint where 


Now that short skirtt are in 
vogue, the dam things can be SO 
unattractive if too short, and 
even more imattractive if the 
wearer does not have a well- 
formed figure and attractive feet 
and legs. The way to determine 
whether your figure is well pro- 
portioned, according to an article 
that appeared in Good House- 
keeping magazine: "There should 
be an eight to ten inch differ- 
.epve between the measurements 
of bust and waistline, and the 
hip should not exceed the bust 
measurements by more than two 
or, at the most, thret inches." 
The article fowever, states the 
measurements will be out of line 
unless your weight is normal for 
your structure. 

"For those who want a stream- 
lined Hollywood figure, there is 
a simple rule worked out by 
Lou Hippee of Warner Brothers. 
It is the rule of the Wrist. Ac- 
cording to him, tile waistline 
should be four and one-fourth 
times the -eirctmiference of the 
wrist, and the hips should meas- 
ure exactly six times the wrist." 

"This rule is practical for any 
type of figure, because it does 
allpw for differences in bony 
structure. If your frame is large, 
your wrist is likely to be large. 
If your bones are slight, your 
wrist is usually slender." 

A friend of mine who was ov- 
erweight went on a three day 


♦diet of buttermilk and left fif- 
teen pounds. She took a glass of 
skimmed buttermilk every two 
hours. With this diet you may 
drink as much water as you like. 

Another friend of mine went 
on a one day diet and loat pounds. 
She drank one pint of ^ape- 
fruit juice for bre^&fast; one 
pint of unsweetened grape Juice 
for luncheon; and one pint of 
sauerkraut juice juat before go- 
ing to bed. No water. However, 
I cannot assure you this is safe 
and would advise that you con- 
sult your physician before trying 
it; although my friend has never 
suffered any wnsatisfactoty re- 
sults from it^ 

If you have flat feet, weak or 
fallen arches, they can be helped 
or cured by rolling the foot back 
and forth over a Coca Cola bot- 
tle. Place the bottle ao that the 
neck will be on the side of the 
arch and roll your foot «o that 
the toes and heel will touch the 

Another relief for tired feet, 
which also strengthens arches, is 
standing on a book witti vour 
toes over the edge. Bend the" toes 
downward as far as you possibly 
can. Pidking up marbles with 
your toes is another' way to cor- 
rect foot ailments. 

Did you know that a lot of fa- 
tigue, pains in the back, hipt, 
knees, legs and thighs are caus- , 
ed by flat feet and weak or fall- | 
en arches. 


(Copy of a letter sent to the ^ 
Los Angeles Board of Ednea- 
tion by the Workers Sehool ef 
this city.— Ed.) 


The shameful reversion to sav- 
agery which recently took place 
on the campus of Fremont High 
school, in the form of the lynch- 
ing in effigy of six Negro stu- 
dents, is a disgrace to the Los 
Angeles School System. Any 
Board of Education which con- 
dones such bestiality stands con- 
victed in the court of public opin- 
ion as unfit to hold office in a 
democratic society. 

The fact that your Board has 
seen fit to condone this "mock 
lynching" and in abject inactivi- 
ty has even failed to raise its 
voice in protest, should be suf- 
ficient condemnation of the ma 

• AFRO - 



What shall we do with him? I 
These same words wei« said I 
of Christ The black man .though I 
a true and loyal citizen, seems | 
to be a problem in Amerioa while I 
the Totalitarian governments are I 
trying to wrestle and overthrow! 
our Democracies. Free govem-l 
ments and frci people are beingi 
invaded and agg;ression bv thef 
dictafon seems to be trving tol 
cover the face of the earth and! 
the mighty water*. In these per-l 
ilous days of war and destruction! 
on land, sea and in the air. hospi-l 
tals. churches, theatres, non- 

closed to him. He has a right to i we view the rearing of children jority of its members. But the !^z;k.«" + j , ., , 

know whether his government with the proper attitude of seri- utterly contemptible action of tiie | ^^°:l^„L^°J^^ *"° *"''^JT,^| 

Los Angeles Board of Education ] "f*.^"^ a«l><^ted are heme kill- 
in refusing even to haar the pro- ™ ^'^"y "^^ bombs and mach 

stands for things its officials 
preach or if the entire matter is 
a joke and smokescreen, and the 
Negro is irrevocably doomed to 
the roles as hewers of wood and 
drawers ' of water in the Ameri- 
can setup. 

ousness. we will always have an 
Over quota of delinquent boys 
and girls. 

We implore all parents to rea- 
lize the urgent necessity for 
constructive thought with regard 
to the training of our youth. 



The beginning of large-scale 
help to Britain under the lend 
and lease program has swung 
the vgrbal guns of the Axis pow- 
ers against the United States, 
heir warnings and threats, bear- 
ing a striking resemblance to the 
fearsome roars often made by a 
»ervous contestant in a wrestling 
match to cover his anxiety, will 
hardly deceive ntayoeETAOIN N 
hardly deceive anyone, even 
though their sole purpose and 
excuse is to deceive and fright- 
en. This nation is told alternate- 
ly that supplies to Britain will 
never reach her because of the 

willing to bet my neck that the 
difference as to standard of liv- 
ing either way as far as a flee 
can hop. 

It's a fact that the darker Fre- 
mont High students wear as 
good and as clean clothes as their 
white school mates. Ask any 
shoe or clothing dealer about the 
quality of wearing apparel the 
Afro-American purchases. It 
would do a lot of good if these 
a'nti-Afro-Americans would lay 
aside their instilled race hatred 
aad visit the homes of dark 
neighbors. They would find out 
that about 98 per cent of the 
darker race's ambition is to live 
in a better enviroment.. By ask- 
ing the banker or the public re- 
lations department, he'd find 
that the colored student's par- 
ent and the student himself 
spend about 99 per cent of their 
income on wholesome food and 
a decent place to lay his head. 

And you need only step a few 
blocks to Central avenue on Sun- 
day — or for as that, matter, any 
day — to be convinced that the 
darker race, too, is interested in 
better citizenship and better com- 
munity life. You will see largt 

the ether hand, that such aid 
will only prolong the war be- 
cause, presumably, the supplies 
will reach her. The intensity of 
this verbal bombardment, for all 
its inconsistency, is in direct 
proportion to the. importance 

^ing she had spent considerably 
more than the sum asked. Italy 
requested that she be p>aid ap- 
proximately a quarter of a bil- 
lion dollars in twenty-four an- 
nual installments. Germany, the 
other ertswhile partner of Fran- 
co's Spain, has also been attempt- 
ing to collect for services ren- 
dered, not in cash, but in bases 
for airplanes and subTiarines. 
Neither nation has succeeded to 
date. Italy's failure to collect will 
mean that of all the war enter- 
prises the hapless Duce has en- 
gaged in since 1935, not one has 
in dividends save in misfortune 
and defeat. 

California has at last found out 
exactly how much it will cost to 
build a network of national de- 
fense traffic arteries to accomo- 
date the new -thousands of civi- 
lian and military vehicles now 
taxing many stretches of her 

tests of irate citizens . . . even to 
the point of adjourning a meet- 
ing in the presence of protest- 
ants . . . smacks of the tactics of 
Judge LjTich himself. 

The students and faculty of the 
Los Angeles Workers School are 
unanimous in their condemna- 
tion of the undemocratic actions 

of the Board of Education in this ! *-^ ^^^'^^ »»"■ 

me guns. Whole cities are beinj 
laid to waste. Thousands art 
made homeless and other thous- 
ands are living in bomb proof 
shelters. With all this death 
destruction and suffering and 
this new world order, there are 
those who are still asking thi 
question, wha^ shall we do wi 

which those powei-s attach to , highways beyond their capacity. 
America's decision to make her- | Reporting on his survey of these 

self the arsenal and larder of 
embattled England. War, long 
before the days of blitzkrieg, has 
ever been not only a contest be- 
tween two military machines but 
two opposing <|onomic machines. 
In the long run, the odds favor 
that side which possesses the 
most fxjwerful economic machine, 
the greatest ^torshouse of food, 
raw materials, and natural re- 
sources. This is but to say that 
the Axis powers, if not the Unit- 
ed States, are well aware that 
America's aU-powerful economic 
machine can decide the outcome 
of the war. 


With a rare show of optimism, 
the Italian government has just 
handed war-weary, impoverish- 
ed Spain a bill for services ren- 

numbers of weU dressed dark ] dered during the civil war. Claim- 
people. You will see large num- j ■ — ' 

bers of dark people in worik | ^^^■^^^ [(j f^j. ^jth the people's 
clothes; it all depends upon the money 

work they do. Young and old. | Article IV Sec. 2. Par. 1 of 
they show interest in better Am- 1 yj^f Constitution says: 
ericanism by attending churches, ,.rin,<.,,.mn in nno «tjit<. k val- 
lodgtes, social olubs and civic I Citizetish^p m one sU,« is vai 

organizations. Their automobiles 

swiftly rising traffic streams 
which pour daily to and from 
boom towns and army canton- 
ments. State Highway Engineer 
Purcell last week fixed the cost 
at $28,500,000 a sum amounting 
to more than one-third the total 
of all motor and fuel taxes paid 
by Califomians last year. It was 
with good reason that State En- 
gineer Purcell emphatically urg- 
ed that the cost of constructing 
a defense highway system should 
be borne by the Federal govern- 
ment. Defense needs should be 
equitably shared by the nation 
as a whole. California herself 
totally lacks funds for this pro- 
gram, and motor vehicle owners, 
already paying a special defense 
levy in increased fuel taxes, are 
scarcely in a mood to be singled 
out from all other citizens to 
carry the load of still higher 
gasoline or diesel taxes. Nor does 
it seem fair to require them to. 
If the State Legislature heeds 
the expert advice of the state en- 
gineer, it will look to Washing- 
ton, and not to a minority of Ca- 
lifornia citizens, to answer the 

case, and call upon the Board to: 

1. Set up an imoartjal fact- 
finding committee, representa- 
tives of students, teachers and 
members of the Negro communi- 
ty, to prepare a factual report of 
the "mock lynchings" at Fre- 
mont High school. 

2. Provide adequate opportuni- 
ty for public reports and discus- 
sion of the reports of this, and 
any other interested citizen com- 

3. Discipline, including dis- 
missal from the school system, of 
teachers or students responsible 
for the "mock lynching." 

4. Adequate schools — admission 
of students to all schools and 

These are merely minimum 
steps necessary to begin to re- 
medy the situation. In addition, 
it is necessary immediately to 
provide courses in the school cur- 
riculum to eliminate the basis for 

Here is a man from a race ol 
men th*t is loyal and patriotic 
and ready to serve its govern-, 
ment arid country and defend i^ 
at any fime and place, wheneve 
they ape called. In -these tup 
you don't find Fifth ColumnisfsJ 
kidnapers, spies against the gov. 
emment train robbers, bank rob-^ 
bers. lynchers, race restrictions, 
and yet he seems to be the mosfl 
disliked man in the U. S. A. ton 
day. The question is, what shal 
we do with him. 

We can shout it from the hous^ 
tops and can say without fear o| 
any truthful controdiction 
we have as fine men and women 
in the colored race, morally, phy 
sically, spiritually as any race i 
the world. We have educator 
ministers, Iwayers, doctors, avi 
tors, feachers. scientists, singer 
movie stars, mechanics and arch 
tects, men and womeh in ever 
walk of life that are efficient and 

id in all The citizens of each ] call for special defense roads. 

urgamzaiiuii*. ±ii^.r «uiu.uuuu« . ^ entiUed to all priv- ANCHOKINU 
and freshly pamted homes will f^f^^^^^J^ h^munitSs of citizens THE MIGRANTS , . 

speak for themselves. ,., n the ^e™? states." Both executivu and legislative 

Here I use "darker students"; mj^.e seivera; ?taie& ^ ! branches of the Federal govera- 

racial intolerance, including *^'* ^ ^^e their places amon 
courses in Negro History, taught ' other men and other races a 
^^-- yet we are discriminated agaii_ 

and not allowed to use our tali 
ent or skill, because of our col-l 

The black man is not asking foJ 
social equality, but all he is askJ 
ing for is a man's chance and the 
right to work and receive th^ 
same wages as his white brother 
the same justice in courts of thi 
land as his white brothers have 
The opportunity to acquire 
same educations as his whit 
brothers. These are just a few 
the things the Afro-Americ 
feels he should enjov in this 
mocracy. Give the black man hi 
rights as a citizen and that - 
be the answer to the question 
what shall -we do with him? 
(To be continued.) 

by Negro teachers. 

The Workers School will give 
unlimited suppwrt to all existing 
committees now working to re- 
medy the disgraceful situation 
now existing at Fremont High 
school and condoned by the Board 
of Education. 

ALAN BRYAN. Exec. Secy. 

Dear Editor: 

The anti-fascist refugees in the 
concentration camps of France 
are living in extreme misery. 
They die, or struggle hopelessly 
On, lacking food and medicine, 
even the most primitive comforts. 
They live neglected, penned in 
windowless barracks of decaying 
lumber, surrounded by mud, de- 
void of a stir I of furniture. At 
the Camp of Gurs alone, there 
are 15 to 25 deaths every day. 
The Nazi (^tapo combs tiie list 
of survivors. 

Yet some <"> these men and wo- 
men have hope to be rescued, 
and they can be rescued. The In- 
ternational Relief Association has 
obtained emergency U. S. visas 
for over 200 of them, and more 
are pending. But we have been 
able to secure transportation for 

in preference to the word Negro. This mea.« that in Rome, you i ^^^^^^ now hirning serious a - £^y h«« that number .thus far. 
For if I had my way, and the j do as the Romans do So parj ment are no^^ „th.»i fac. certain doom, 

influence and ability, I should j ents from the South ^obeheve ^^"^^ 

like to d-emand the title of Afro- in lypc^bg darker people m"f | j^bs. Roving job-hunters. over- 
American, as we are pioneers, of now m California abide by C^li- '^j,^^-^^ ,»„ ^ g communities 
the^ United_ States of America torn a l^ws And .there is noth- | ^,^^^^ ^« „^ not rieeded. while 

if there is such a thing. And, at 
ihe same tiirie, I would prohibit 
the use of the descriptive adjec- 

ing in (^lifornia law which pro 
hibits Afro-Americans, Jap-Am- 
ericans, Mex-Americans, China 

tive "white" i# nreferertce to the Americans, or any citizen from 
proper noun, Caucasian, for the ! enjoying the education that is 

white student, or his peonle, 

But to return to the Fremont 
High situation. Long ago, science 
disproved the theory of white 
intellectual superiority by show- 
ing that a darker student given 
an equal chance in education us- 
ually matches his white school- 

The anti-Alro-American gang, 
the Fremont Student body, and 
the Los Angeles School board 
should realize that Afro-Ameri- 
cans and Caucasians alike pay 
equal taxes on their incomes, 
property and inheritance and 
therefcre, according to the Fed- 
eral Constitution, should enjoy 
eaual rights at Fremont High 
school or any other public Insti- 

theirs sit Fremont High. 

Articlfe XIV, Sec 1 of the Bill 
of Righ^ holds 

leaving shortages of labor in oth- 
er areas, have created a severe 

The others face certain doom, 
unless their trar I'ortation is soon 
procured; every day, every hour 
increases the odds against them. 
These refugees, awaiting only 
yayment of their passages to 
America, are among the very 

Gets 2nd Stay 

Second notable victory in th^ 
fi^t to save the life of Sha 
cropper Odell Waller and 
strike a telling blow at the sr._ 
tem of sharecropper exploitatioij 
and poll tax discrimination 
the South was chalked up 

The Virginia Supreme Cour 
of Appeals hr| granted a wxit o 
error to the 23-year old VirginiJ 
sharecropper whose convictio^ 
for the self-defense killing of J 
white land-lord, Oscar Davis' 

America, are among me very^ • -„^-,i.^ VT tt." ^;; 'r 

problem in California and else- ^' .^^ ^r"^' ''^''Z'T^ ^^^^^^^^ 

^•here. With «ie coming ot f^f!^'^-JLr!\.^^!^J^^^ ^^^ considered ef^iaUy" tSv.^^i 

«.,,.!«« tk. nr^nkiom will h^ more life, they will always be our al- 
Sa'^-nirap'pSintoinf Tl >ies. in. the struggle against totali- 
special congressional committee tananism. 

«i xMBup. ..v,.^.. . as .a clearing house for informa- j They must be saved! We count 

"All bersons bora or nature- jjo^ £,„ ^Y^^ jabor supply in con- , on you to help us rescue them. 

ized in; the United States, and gressional districts where defense $300 will save a precious life. 

considered especially timelv, 
it came during National Sha 
croppers Week. 

A stay of execution comes n 
tomatically with the writ of _.. 
or. Tlie stay is effective unti] 

— -— - . .-. ^. ^, e.v«.»v^..=i y..^...^^ ..... , , .^ , ... i •_* i_ *i. final disposition of tiie appe; 

subject to the jurisdiction there- ^<,j.k is goifig forward, may and bring an anti-fascist to the Th^ execuHon was originally 

of, are! citizens of the United j p^ve the' best method of an 

States, and of the state wherein | choring footloose job-hunters 

they reside. No State shall make vv-here they can be employed. 

or inforce any law which shall 
abridge hte privilege or immun- 
ities c»f citizens of the United 
States; nor shall any State de- 
prive any person of life, liberty 
or property without due process 
of la^; norden y to any person 
witfiont its jurisdiction the equal 
protection of the laws." 

YeYs. that speaks for democ- 

and bringing the worker to the 

which the writer of this column 
fou^t 23 years ago. The same 
democracy that our president is 
striving, so he says, to save. And 
there are 16,000.000 Americans 
in these United States who would 
lay down their lives for such a 
The same democracy lor Democracy. 

United SUtes. Anything you can 

give will be of great assistance. 

Very sincerely yours, 


International Relief Asso. 

2 W. 43rd St, New York, N.Y. 

(A. Cteytoe Ttmtia, Ir- WH- 
Umb Ueyd Inet «ad ?niUaB 
netens are Nefre menben •( 
thb aetable eeondttee, whiA 
includes saeh tamed peraonali- 
ties as Pniu Boas, Stuart 
Chsae, JiHui Dewey. Faiil MniL 

orf Dec. 27. 1940. and a 
was secured on Mar. 14, IMl. Th^ 
next step must be filing of a briel 
by the SUte of Virginia in an| 
swer to the Waller briet afte^ 
which the court will set a dat 
to hear argument to set aside t 
conviction. This will probably 
some time in April. 

JohB Dos PasBs. Etaner Bfee, 
Diexe Stverm, Uyten SUodalr 
and Oswald Gunwn TmaWL 




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■^ ' ' iJ; - I / •' - 1 

District Solesmen Map Pions 
for Exponsibn of Aims 


- Determined to make a factual 
surrey of the Negro consiuner 
market aad the various trade 
commodities ■'ordinarily affected 
by it, more than 25 district sales- 
mea representing many business- 
es buckled down Monday night 
at a meeting called by George 
Mosby, acting chairman of the 
trade and commerce department 
of the Eastside Chamber of com- 

Wmiam Bell Graham, member 
of the sales promotion depart- 
mait of the Pabst Brewing com- 
pany in the firm's national head- 
quarters at Chicago, was the 
principal speaker. 

Graham, in telling d( his ex- 
perience in landing the job with 

^every salesman should be better 
acquainted and informed about 
the product he is selling than 
any other person. In this wise 
and no other can a penaa sell 
the superior quality of his emr- 
ployer's product. 

The speaker condemned the 
practice of power or pressure 
poUtics in getting employment, 
especially where those respcoisi- 
ble do not go further and insist 
upon those so hired turning in a 
full day of employment. Gra- 
ham said the system usually re- 
sults in the job^holder selling 
race sympathy rather than his 
employer's product, or that the 
person is merely "hired" as a 
method of paying tribute to a 
During the roundtable discuP 

Pabst, stated the company hired , sjon period. Arthur Adams of 
him on -^ent alone, and not I Gold's Furniture sales depart- 
out of sympathy. He said that ment, presided. 

WALTBS L. G<»BON, Sr.^ . . 
vtao apteuv •■ NAACP pv»- 


•f i 
NAACP. 1m 


irire af ftc NAACP. 
Fui9tiw Mtimnm will 

Gang Sets Upon 
Oklohomo Boy; 
Authorities Meet 



• Bf Mil NAACP tacn 
(See story, frtmt page) 

Complaints to 

Mass Meeting Tomorrow to LAHY Show 
Protest Frenipnt ^Lynching' Decrease 

Professor Speaks 
on Africa 

13 — Ernest M. Kalabala, assistant 
professor of sociology at Lincoln 
University of Missouri address- 
ed the students of Westminster 

College, Pulton, Mo_ at their -- . .. ^- .. 

regular chapel hour last Thurs- ,^P^Z '^'TL.J^^J ^ 

Wave of juvenile deiinqiiCDcy 
here mounted as it was i e tm ted 
Sunday that a gang of Negrt) 
boys set upon Paul Ward. U, 
white, on East 41st street near 

Fay Allen at 
NEA Confab 

KETi YORK. Mar. 20— Mrs. 

Protesting the now famous^ 
"Fremont incidait" and the fail- 
ure of school authorities to take 
positive action in the case, a 
giant mass meeting is scheduled 
for tomorrow night at 7919 So. 
Broadway at 8 p. m. , ^ i Fay AUen, only Negro member 

Sponsored b- the Mothers and of the Los Angelas Californis 
Citizais Committee for Democ- 
racy in Education, formed after 
the mock lynching of 6 Fremont 
High school Negro students on 
the school's campus, the ,;mass 

day morning. His subject was : 
"Education and the Sphere of ' 
I Influence in Africa." Mr. Kaliba- 

Tmf ylcterc. left to right: XrsL R. U Shade. Dr. 3. S. Clark, Mrs. J. S. Clark, Dr. F. G. Clark, and 

A. A. Baler eaagbt by Soathem Unirefsity's protograptaer attendini: the alumni's receytioa h«ii- 

tke founder, his wiff. and son daring the eei;brati«a of the 27th Founder's Day. 

.Middle ptctare: J. E. Williams, sUte director o Negro edneation; Mrs. J. S. Clark, Dr. Felton G. 

Dlark, ¥. L. Fontenot. vnsid^nt of the state school for blind white children, and J. S. Jones, state di- 

mt WPA edaeatioM for .Negroes, after hearing Dr. J. S. Clark's masterful Fonnder's Day ad- 

meeting will feature Rev. Clay- 
ton D. Russell, pastor of Inde- 
pendent Church of Christ. , 

Since news broke ^Veral 
weeks ago that white students on 
the campus of Fremont High 
school had demonstrated against 
the unprecedented presence of 
six Negro students at the school, 
the case has been the center of 
a city-wide sensation. Protests 
and demands for investigation 
have come from churches, unions, 
newspacers. civic organizations 
and individuals. 

Petitioned to call a general as- 

school board and a vice cresident 
, of the National Negro Congress. 
I left for her home last week af- 
i ter spending sometime in the 
East following her attendance 
at the National Education Asso- 
ciation meeting held in Atlantic 
' City. 

A decrease of more than 27*^ 
in the number of complaints re- 
ceived by the Los Angeles Rail- 
way over a two-year period was 
announced this week by the Rsil- 
way Bureau of Public Service. 

The report declared that 1939 
brought forth nearly 14'" fewer 
complaints than in 1938 while 
1940 riders showed their approv- 
al by registering an additional 
15% fewer '"kicics." 

SO badly that two teeth 
broken, three stitches taken in 
one eye and the otner blacked. 
Ward's only explanation for 

in much demand recenUy on ,u ^ ^ ,. " ♦S'T u ■ ° 
the lecture platform, is schedul- *^* "^"'^ '"^ that he is a n»- 
ed to give a series of lectures at 
the University of Kansas City in 
the near future. 

'"Complaints are divided into 
30 classifications." the Bureau 
statement said. This is for pur- 
poses of easy checking and noti- 
fication of the departments in- 
„iT» A,,-^^^ u„ ; ;* J „ volved. A studv of the charts 
L^^"Sf.S ^i^IJlfA^?!,^?:- indicates that complaints have 

been fallmg generally in all 

Mrs. Allen visited several coun- 

ferred with Congress officials in 
Washington. N>w York and Chi- 
cago. She was guest of honor at 
receptions held for her by the 
Brooklyn, N. Y. and Philadelphia 
councils. She also addressed the 
New Jersey State Conference of 
the Congress held in Camden. 
N. J. Mrs. Allen stated that the 
Los Angeles Council of the Con- 
gress hiti made some progress 


If the car's battery is weak, 
watch the ammeter and drive at 
the rate of speed where highest 
charging is registered, advises 
the emergency service depart- 
ment of the Automobile Oub of 
Southern California. Driving at 
high speed or too low speed re- 
duces the charging rate. Using 
lights unnecessarily should also 
be evoided when the battery is 

semblv at Fremont to disparage 

the demonstration, the Board of in breaking down the job discri- 
; Education and school authorities ' mination faced by Negroes in 
; have assertedlv refused to take , California. 
' further action m the case. Board ! — __,_ . j- — -jr — =-Tr 

spokesmen said that an official \ WHAT is yow faronte Call- 
I investigation is being earned ; fo„,i, EAGLE featare? T/?n na 
' through. 

I A special feature of tomorrow ^ what to« like and dWike. Ahmr* 
i night's mass rrieeting will be a i ^ . 

old times" at the annual ' living newspaper oresentation by | all, saDacnr.^ aow. 

classifications and from this we 
conclude that we are being suc- 
cessful in our efforts to give the 
riding public what it wants.' 

"The Los Angeles Railway 
feels that its new equipment, 
more frequent ser\-ice and in- 
crease in motor coach transpor- tt>t,u ^.t>. 
large part **'"• ^- ^- i^omson. Capt. Brat- 


Mr. J. N. Sellers, early Cali- 
fornia pioneer, now recovering 
from receit illness. wiAes to 
thank Grand Matron Ida Robin- 

tation has played a 
in the lessening of complaints 
and is grateful to its riders for 
theis continued cooperation in 
the RaUwav's attempts to improve 
its service.' 

ton. D. L. Smith, Mr. and Mrs. 
J. W. Barifield and his many 
oilier friends for their kindness 
during his confinement 

Dr. McPherson reports he wiH 
soon be able to be out again. 

tive of Oklahoma which, he 
feels, might have caused the col- 
ored boys to dislike him. The 
youth attends Jefferson High 

A meeting of community {xiay- 
grotmd directors and juvenile de- 
linquency experts last -Friday 
night at Newton street police 
station, discussed ways and means 
of curtailing the spread of youth- 
ful vandalism. One measure sug- 
gested is the rigid enforcement 
of the city's curfew law. which 
would drive youngsters off the 
streets at grSO' p. m. Next meet- 
ing is scheduled for April 24. 

Beware G)iig!is 
That Hang On 

Cieuuiulskn tirijevu pracxptly b^ 
; eaoK tt goes right to tbe mut a( tt» 
I trouble to h^ knaeo aztd expd 

genn laden phfrgm, and aid natar* 
, to aootbe and beal law, teodcr. tn> 

flamed lauuclii al mucous mem* 
I braaes. Tdl yoor druggist to ■dl ya« 
I a bottie of Creooiulsian with ttie nn- 
I dentanding yon mnat Uke tbe w • 

qoteidy aOays 0» coogh or yoa arc 

L«wer picture: a group of Southern University alumni chatting over - , ^ ,^ . 

reeeption honoring the founder, his wife, and son. They are, left to right: Charles Keel, In- the drama workshop of the New 

WHAT is your favorite Cali- 
fornia EAGLE featarc? X^U us 

what yon like and dislike, .\boye what you like and dislike. Above 
all. sobserihe now' ' aU. suhserihe now! 

_ i to faa^e your imwiey back. 

WHAT is your favorite Call- \ ^^ m^ ^ ^^ k a m-.m ma^^%.m 
fonia EAGLE fauture? X-II » ' C REOMULSIO N 

forCoadn,ClMs»Coidi, InwdUtii 

r. Tensas Parish Training School: .>liss Sadie Mae O'Connor, Jeanes supervisor; P. O. Wailes, 
■t of Alumna Federation: >Irs. Jewel Thompson, secretary to coordinator of national defense 
G— tbun and Miss .41bertine Parker, instructor at Lonsiaaa Rural Normal at Grambling. 

Negro theatre. 


ly J. Ciiil«ii Fcatrcss 


Several weeks ago an aflair 
signed to insult a minority 
lip of students at a local 
school is said to have 
ken place. 

Some claim a group of ir- 
ansibles, riff-raifl. were re- 
iiMe for the act which was 
bom in effigy a group of 
representing t^is min- 

Whether students or riil-raff 
responsible the name of 
•cbool was amd is Imked 
Hie affair. And thus the 
has become onbroiled 
un-American debacle. 
The story first appeared in 
city and then all over the 
itry as special correspond- 
jts aad news services picked 
UD and released it. 
And now. a hi^ school, 
rbere the minority group is 
the majoritv is scheduled to 
et the baseball team of the 
where the spectacle is 
to have taken place. 
No trouble is expected be- 
reen the students of the two 
bIs. But precautionary mea- 
win be taken to stymie 
ly acts of revenge or van- 
that may occur follow- 
nf Oie game, after the team of 
visiting school leaves the 
of the home team. 
Suppose something did hap- 
Tfa>e students would be 

All this is an unfai: price 
for the fair-minded, alert and 
nteOigent students of the two 
to pay! 

Fortunately, the experiences 
training the students in 
(le citv schools are now get- 
will serve them in good 
I once they have donned 
leaps and gpwns and take Ute 
{places their elders now hold. 
Ft is to be hoped, and right- 
Ijy. atat^such incidents as tlie 
I one d e seip aed will be righted 
Jat Oieir source before they 
■leave tticir home base — and 
lurouw ODtaidcrs of good or ill 

There were several state- 
ments on the card which at- 
tracted our attention. 

If the amendment fails it 
mtans reduced library service. 
shorter hours, etc. It means 
'•lack of books for building 
tolerance, reason and justice"," 
said the card. 

"Books are among our best 
allies in the fight to make de- 
mocracy work," was another 

Under the statement. "Why 
your library needs a yes vote," 
was this: 

"The library must support 
41 branches and 60 stations to 
serve a -eiiy territory greater 
than the combined areas of Chi- 
cage, Detroit and Cleveland." 

We have spent a lot of time 
in i>ast years in libraries, most- 
ly as a mattertf necessity. We 
either spent it there or flunk- 
ed. We got in the habit and 
have never had cause to regret 
it And so it won't be unusual 
for us to give a needy library 
a vote come April 1. 

Bills Bar Job 
Jim Crow 

; ALBANY, N. Y., March 20 — 
The Judiciary committee of the 
I New York SUte Assemblv held 
f a hearing here on March 4 on 11 
I biUs which deal with discrimina- 
! tion against Negroes in New 
i York SUte, particularly with dis- 
crimination in employment. 

Some of the bills, introduced ' 
by Assembl>-man William T. An- 
1 drews. were aimed at diserimi- I 
I nation, in the civil service, in 
i pniblic works employment, and , 
i public utilities employment, i 
Three would deny to Uly-white ' 

Alliance Plans 
Monday Meet 

The regular meeting of the In- 
terdenominational Ministers Al- 
liance will be held Monday at 11 
a. m. at the 28th street YMCA. 

' The devotional address will be 
delivered by the Rev. H. Philbert 
Lankford from the subject, "TTie 
Friend at Midnight." The order 
of the day yrill be presented by 
the Rev. J. L. Caston from the 
subject "The Negro and Nation- 
al Defense." Tne nublic is in- 
vited to attend. A. Wendell Ross i fabor unions the right to collect- 
is president | ive bargaining. 

* • * 



Wm. B. Graham, a sales re- 
presentative of a beer com- 
pany, was host ^ a hmcheon 
and picture showing for ttie 
press at the Clark Hotel uiis 
week. We we>e unable to at- 
tend and from what newspoan 
Herman Hill tells us of Gra- 
ham, an old friend of his. we 
missed the pleasure of meet- 
ing one of the company's prize 
salesman packages. . . Wm. 
Nickerson jr., insurance presi- 
dent-manager, speaking before 
members of the Negro National 
Business league on the sub- 
ject "The ftychology of tiie 
Negro in Busiiie»«," intimated 
that there was no such animal 
as "Negro psychology." FOr 
which hooray? 

Boptist Ass-n to 
Be Bethel Guest 

The Providence Missionary 
Baptist Association will be the 
guest of Bethel Temple Baotist 
church. 109th place and Wil- 
mington avenue, Sunday after- 
noon. Rev. A. M. Cobbs is pastor. 

Rev. B. W. Wade, pastor of 
the Pilgrim Baptist church. 45th 
and Wadsworth streets, and Mod- 
erator of the Providence Asso- 
ciation, will deliver the message. 





* ** 

low Wl'lBUs 

We a ee ur e d a book from a 
Ihraneh Hbrary the other day 
IcBClDwd tterein was an ar- 
Ircstinc book-stark. 


"Vote Yes April 1 on Char- 


Wauts suit J ■■■■■■ to 
age Coawtie Salea. Mart 
hnre hmslmem zMOtj. Sabvy 
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Everything has been slowed down to a walk here on the coast 
^^|t by the constant rain that poured down incessantly except for brief 

intervals for over a month. Outdoor filming — absoUit^y necessary 
in spite of the late«t departures in indoor shootih^— just couldn't be 
done; night life was enjoyed only by the boldest. Even the churches 
have been near deserted during some of the worst ^orms. Re> 
ligion cannot witt)^stand everything. 

Now if it's O. K. with you, I'll stop right now and give you the 
inside lowdown onwhat is going on at the studios, leaving gossipy 
cha«t9r, till the last £that is if there is any room left). 
oOo oOo ^ oOo 

Now in th« Cutting Room : 

Umversal's "The Lady From Cheyenne"; Cast: Loretta Young, 
Robert Preston, Edward Arnold, Gladys George, Frank Craven, 
Jessie Ralph, SUnley Fields. Samuel §. Hinds, Willie Best Produc- 
er-Director, Frank Lloyd; Assoc. r»^.. Jack H. Skirball. . . "The 
Flame of New Orleans"; Cast: Marleu* Dietrich, Bruce Cabot, Ro- 
land Young, Mischa Auer, Andy Devine, Melville Cooper Eddie 
Quillan, Laura Hope Crews, Frank Jenks, Franklin Pangbom, Ther- 
esa Htrris, Clarence Muse; Du-ector, Rene Clair; Producer, Joe Pas- 
ternak. '< 

Also "The Black Cat " and "Hit the Road." Besides Theresa Har- 
ris as the si^eming "Clemeritine" in "Flame of New Orleans," and 
Clarence Miise as butler, many colored atmosphere players worked 
in this Story of 1941. 

oOo oOo oOo 

"Native Son" Producer to Leave for Mexico City 

Orson Wells, Richard Baer, his production assistant, and Perry 
Ferguson, art director, will leave New York for Mexico City in mid- 
April for conferences there on Welles' next RKO Radio picture, ac- 
cording to word received here from the youthful stage and screen 
producer. As yet untitled, the coming feature will have a distinct 
south-of-the-border back^ound, according to present plans. 

Wells has been busy rehearsmg the Broadway stage production 
of 'Native Son," based on the best selling novel by Richard Wright. 
The play, with Canada Lee playing the lead and many of the Mer- 
cury Theatre players in supporting roles was prepared to open 
Mar 16. v 

' oOo oOo oOo 

Montan Morelond First Cost at Monogram 

Producer Lindsley Parsons has contracted Jean Yarborough as 
director for his forthcoming production "King of the Zombies". A 
definite starting date of March 21, (tomorrow), has been set, ac- | 
cording to Parsons. Manta Moreland, Negro comedian, currently l 
seen in Paul Malvern's production for Monogram "Sign of the | 
Wolf" was the only cast mmeber engaged. « j 

Edmond Kelson has completed the screen play of "King of the 
Zombies" based on the original treatment by Al Martin. 
oOo oOo oOo 

Trained Seal Kisses "Rochester" in Roach Pic 

One of the hammiest performers in Hollywood, one of the most 
urelass "lens lice" in motion picture work is Slicker, a seal. 

"You cannot push him away from m front of the camera, " says. 
ij.i tramer-owner, H. W. Winston. "He knows what it's all about." 
Slicker's latest picture is the Hal Roach mystery comedy, "Top- 
per Returns,' in which he develops a powerful affection for Eddie 
(Rochester) Anderson. He plays with him m the water, finally 
plants a wet, whiskery kiss on his face. 

In "Topper Returns, " as in its predecessors, a ghost provide* 
; ost of the comedy 

oOo oOo oOo 

"Scattergood Pulls the Strmgs," which Jerry Brandt will pro- 
iuce for RKO Radio release, went before cameras last Monday. 
^j Dhnsty Cabanne, director of the highly successful opening number 
' in the series, again will handle the megaphone. 
' ' Rotund Guy Kibbee, the star, had Willie Best in a featured 
pait with him in the last "Scattergood" flicker. 

o<)o oOo oOs 

"Lady from New Orleans" at Republic 

Jacqueline Dalya had to cut short a honeymoon trip with 
writer William Conaelman, Jr., to report to Republic Studios for 
the second feminine lead in the John Wayne-Ona Munson picture, 
■Lady from New Orleans." This, like Universals "New Orleans" 
film will necessitate colored players to make the story authentic. 

Count Bosie Bock in May for Columbia Film 

After appearing as guest star on the new Benny Goodman 
commercia on NBC recently, Count Basie, the sepia "Jump King 
of Swing" departed with his band on a cross country road tour that 
will land the Basie crew in California early in May. While on the 
West Coast the Count may star in a feature musical productoin for 
Columbia Pictures, the story of which would be buUt around his 
own life. Enroute to California during the next three months or 
so the Basie band will be playing theatres, ballrooms and college 
proms from Buffalo to Denver. Basie is scheduled for an engage- 
ment at the Casa Manana Ballroom in Culver City, Calif, late in the 

Meantime, March 28, the Count opens for one week at LoeVs 
State Theatre, New York City. 

oOo oO« oOo 

"Take My Life" Roils Mor. 25 

"Take My Life," new patriotic and hospital all-colored cast 
film, tong delayed by rain, will finally get going on March 25, under 
production by Clifford Sanforth for Consolidate Film release. Leo 
Popkin is director; Eddie Saeta, 1st assistant; Al Westen, produc- 
tion manager and casting director. Norman O. Houston agreed to 
act as technical advisor on military sequences, and Dr. E I. Rob- 
inson and other race physicians have been contacted for the 
"men and women in white" scenes. 

The "Harlem Tuff Kids" featured in the new melodrama have 
been re-christened "Harlem's Dead End Kids." 

oOo • oOo oOo 

Erma Robinson, whose name, through a misprhit, was given 
as Erma Washmgton m Universal's "Flame of New Orleans," made 
quite a hit in the stage play, "A Stranger Passe?," at Indepnedent 
Church recently. She is very ambitious. 

Vnmii^lHm^ •'0, IMlj 

HAITIE NOELS . . . center steab a scene from Peggy Moran and Rand Brooks in tliis higli-pow- 
ered still from her latest Universal pic. ^ 

Hattie Noels 
Scores in Film 

Hattie Noels' latest screen tri- 
umph is "Cracked Nuts," which 
features the buxom sepia com- 
edienne with Mantan Moreland 
in some cleverly executed and 
hilarious scenes. Miss Noels 
completed her screen chores Sat- 
urday at Universal studios. 

Stellar lights in "Cracked 
Nuts" are Stuart Erwip, Mischa 
Auer and Una Merkle. Miss No- 
els' work on the Universal stu- 
dio lots has won for her the es- 
teem of the studio directing 
heads. She is set to appear in 
a new Joan Blondell picture 
slated to go before the cameras 

Caleb Peterson 
Voice Impresses 

Appearing before a targe au- 
dience Sunday evening at Inde- 
pendent Church of Christ, Caleb 
Peterson, young dramatic bari- 
tone, scored a hit. 

Here from New York for Hol- 
lywood screen tests, the singer 
was the 1936 national declama- 
tion champion of the Forensic 
society. He was the only Negro 
who made the Forensic finals and 
the victor. 

Peterson's previous appear- 
ance here was at Birch Street 
Christian church where he de- 
lighted a capacity house. 



Hear Hollywood read our line 
aimed at Mary Martin and twas 
quite a bit of talk anent it . . 
well, tliat's elegant, and we hope 
La Martin gets around to writ- 
ing us a note— a hot note. . . 
Gordon Croques, Oakland fight 
promoter, is hot in the collar at 
Uncle Sam. When he wanted to 
volunteer they turned him down 
because he was unfortunate to 
be a colored American. Now they 
want to draft him and he's rais- 
ing hell. . . Uncle Sam can't 
think up an answer for him, or 
the 12,000.000 sepians, as to why 
they have to be jim-crowed even 
in defendj|ig this country. . . and 
if you thing most of the draf- 
tees are clapping in hi^ glee, 
you're dopey. . . a year lopped 
off their plans is mighty tough. . . 

Style note: Those drop-seat 
pants as won by Joe College 
never fail to stim us into sUence 
. . . If you've wondered why 
both Anderson and Maynbr stop- 
ped at the same downtown hotel, 
this is why. Hurok has his art- 
ists use. the same hotels around 
the country so they can always 
be contacted, plus being safe 
from well-wishers, etc. . . Bask- 
etball interest is higher this sea- 
son than last. . . 'What happen- 
ed to Calloway's coming to 
town?. . . Is it true about John 
Bur-Ton having a hard time of 
it these days? ... If you'll watch 
a flock of chickens you'll soon 
set an idea as to the inspiration 
for those ribtickling bamyd car- 
toons which Simms Campbell 

PuMle, how some theology 
school* can turn out grads who 
can't speak even -fairly good Eng- 
lish. . . Urge: To ride pell-mell 
thru those tree-lined Pasadena 
streets blowing a boat whistle, 
scattering firecrackers and a 
flock of nude girlies pedalling 
bikes like maddd. . . oh, well. . . 
Too bad sepians can't get mot- 
orman-conductor jobs on the U 
line. . . 

We wrote this down on an en- 
velope 3 wks ago. b»it can't find 
the preceding part. . . Small Talk 
■While Dancing is essential. & 
the dance itself will suggest In- 
numerable chatty topics. 'While 
stomping the conga, sound out 
your fair partner on the nitrate 
deposits in Chile. This is al- 
ways a merry bit of repartee. If 
she doesn't know much about 
Chilean nitrate deposits, you can 
always. send her a subscription to 
Fortune. The waltz calls for pas- 
sionate comments like this: 
"Toots have you read anv good 
books lately?" This may lead to 
anything at all. providing you 
and your partner have each read 
a book. If possible, stay off the 
weather. Experts have attempt- 


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DOROTHY MAYNOR . . . who thrilled local mosie lovera Tues- 
day nif^t in her local debut "Those thronging the Philharmonic 
auditorium last night now understand and share the east's en- 
thnsiasm for Dorothy Maynor, N egro soprano." 

Rene Seeks Burke 
to Record Tune 

Negotiations are under way to 
secure Ceelle Burke for another 
Leon Rene recording. The com- 
poser has a tune, "Sleepv Old 
Town," written with Johnny 
Lang and Lew Porter. Rene was 
the composre of the hit ditty, 
"'When the Swallows Come Back 
to Capistrano," and it was 
Burke's recording of this number 
which brought it to America's 

The time for the other side of 
f#e new record, if a deal is con- 
summated, will be one of Burke's 
own compositions, "Lost With- 
out Your Love." Heretofore, this 
orchestra has been doing sweet 
times on recordings, but uiis one 

will be done in the torch style 

Rene's Hymn Is 
Lauded By Holy 
Nome Union 

The 20th Annual Convention 
of the Holy Name Union of the 
Archdiocese of Los Angeles, con- 
vened last Sunday in the audi- 
torium of Catholic Girls High 
school with the Right Rev. Msgr. 
Michael O'Gorman, presiding. 
The meet was highlighted by the 
presence of the Rev. Harry C. 
Graham. O. P., National Director 
of the Holy Name Union, who 
delivered the address of the day. 

Leon Rene, noted composer of 
''When the Swallows Come Back 
to Capistrano, "Sleepy Time 
Down South," and more recently, 
"Chapel in the Valley," was in- 
troduced and very briefly relat- 
ed how the hVmn which he is 
about to infrct'uce was written. 
The work. 'A Hymn to St. Odi- 
lia,' was sung by Edward Short, 
member of St. Odilia's church, 
and the accompaniment at the 
piano was played by Rene. 

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FtOM Boxer to inspoctor (in No Easy Lomom!) 

Clarence McFadden, fine lookinc and 26 Tean of ace iriw ■ 
known in boxins circles as Benny Wilno, came to tte dak Hm 
week with his face wreathed in smiles. 

Although we were familiar with his career throuch Bany 
Levctte, who used to occupy this sfwee, we had never met the 
prize fighter. 

McFadden, or Wilson, as you choose, was pretty handy with 
his dukes from 1933 to 1939, fighting as a middleweight in most 
of th* nng» of California and the coast. 

A little over a year ago, February of 1940, McFadden took the 
examination for State Athletic Commission Boxing Inspector — 
and pa^ued it: So far as is kno«-n, it was the first time a Negro, 
West of the Musi&sippi. had been so successfully ambitiotis. 

Early this week Chief Inspector Willie Ritchie inftxm'rd Mc- 
Fadden of his success and conuni&sion approval and told him that 
as his first assigrunent he had drawn the "Tu^ey" Thompson-Bob 
Pastor heavyweight utanic Monday night at GOnaore Field. 

Happily married and the father of a youngster of g, McFadden 
lives at 105« E. 24th street. 

' Having come up the hard way. as the saying goes, McFadden 
just now comes into his greatest usefulness. This column wishes 
him the best of luck. 

A Democratic and Courageous Stond 

Brought "to a head" because of rules which kept Lowell Stew- 
ard, one of its basketball aces and former Jefferson High and L. 
A. City college great, from competing in the Kansas City Play- 
offs, the following editorial appeared in El Gaucho, Santa Barbara 
State College newspaper. 

For the past two years Steward has been either the leading 
individuaJ scorer of the Gaucho basketballers or up among the 
leaders. He accompanied the Staters to Kansas City as a man- 
ager but had to seek other companions one* the Gauchos were 

The editorial, titled ""Tournament Race Restriction .\rouses 
Student Indignation," follows." 

The stndeau of the college, throagh giviag geaeraasly of 
both time and Bsoney, ftnaUy raised the ■ (c sa wr y •■• thoa- 
saa4 dollars to send their basketball team U the aatioaa] tmmt- 
■ey ia Kansas City. 

"This year'i.tcaai certaialy deaerred to go; they deserved 
the honor sliowa to then by the stodeats who worked so hard 
aad eontribated so mnch to send them •• the trip. They have 
goao, BOW, and are repay iag the stadeato by their favorable 

"Wheo anjoBo has worked hard for a place oa aay team or 
la any orgaaization, and has been admitted to that team or or- 
gani-iatioa, it is emel aad anfair ta deay hiat the fmits of his 
victory beeanse of race or color. That is what has been doae 
hi the ease of the Kansas City toaraaaaeBt. 

[Would Lift Discriminatory Rulos in Athletics 

"Once before the school was called apoa to participate ia 
aa athletic coatcst which held the same raec rcstrictioas. The 
school did not eogage ia that eoatest kccaaac of eaapas feelings 
on the subject. Saa Jooe State was ealled apon to play in the 
Kansas City toamameats, bat she rcfased bccaase her colored 
players woold aot be allowed to eagage. 

'*SanU Barbara Sute college has gained aational recogai- 
tioa through the play-offs: let as gain more roeognitioa as one 
of the first colleges to refuse ta engace ia aay collegiate activi- 
ty deayiag colored stodents the right to participate. 

"It is the desire of Buay that a eoaeertcd drive kc audc by 
a namber of the colleges who are oMmbers of the asMciatioB 
to lift these diacriaiiaatory rales. One editorial eaaaot aecoa- 
ptish this, but if this collecc shows its attitadc on the sttaatioa. 
it k to be hoped that other coUeges might follow sait If aoay 
of the teams engaging ia the Kansas City play-offs refased to 
participate unless ail members of their teams could be allowed 
to play, then wnb« action would have to be taken by the Na- 
tioaal Basketball associatioa to keep the play-offs aational ia 

Turkey' Puts 
Pastor on 
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Victor Moy Meet 
Louis Here; Turk 
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Polite Tomes Breese; 
Coruiti Steol Legion Show 

Making a noae-too-mipressivei 
return to the ring because of an 
opponent who was nnarilling to 
toss leather, Richard "Young" 
Polite. 141, walked out of the 
Hollywood Legion stadium ring 
Firday night with a lop-sided 
tug-of-war with Baby Breese of 
But for his inexperience, the \ Kansas City. 
"Turkey- would be a strutting Breese, who knocked out Jack 

bird today 

Monday night at Gilmore field, 
before 12.000 spectators who 
poured approximately $20,000 
into the coffers of promoter Tom 

ie Wilson at the stadium several 
months ago with a right-hand ! 
haymaker whcih Wilson didn't i 
see, was booed and hissed thru- 
out for his holding tactics, aa 

Polite, Romo 
Top Olympic 
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Gallery, the "Tiu-key" — Albert I well as for using his weight to 

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Under balmy skies, 16.000 fam 

were on hand at beautiful Cali- 

ente Synday to witness ©ne ol 

over I the best programs of the ^ason 

I Thompson— put Bob Pastor on ( trv to wear down Polite who has , gaby Breese. knockout conquer- with big time horses at the bor- 

I the seat of his tnmks no less \ been on California's "ill and un- or of Jackie Wilson, fast and coi- : der course. The feature e\ent 

I "^?," *if \imes in the first rotmd. available list" for the past few | orful Richard Polite climbs into however, disa; / ointment to many 

The r w Yorker was as much months because of a fractured the ring at Olympic auditorium as Exploded, ore of the shortest 

ut of h , head as was the craz- rib^ ^ next Tuesday night to f ace Chico i pi^iced favorites of the meeting 

'" ^ Romo. clever Mexican battler, i v^ disqualified for pulling over 

for 10 rounds or less. [ on Goldeneye coming into the 

Polite chalktd up a compara- , stretch, although Goldeneye was 
tively easy triumph over Breese a beaten hofse when Exploded 
last Fridav night at Hollywood ! caught him. After calling both 
Legion stadium but in Romo he ! jockeys to the nand and hearing 
meets an opponent who has been | their sides of the story, popular 
undefeated in his last 27 botits. i Judge George Shillings promptly 
The Mexican recently returned disqualified Exploded. "The fan's 
to California from a successful j let out a boo, but the judge was 
invasion of eastern rings. ! right 

Matchmaker Joe Lmch has The steeplechase was a thriller 

Wilson, Crouch 
in State Title Go 

Witti ^e State weltcnrcichi 
thle at stake. Jackie Wilaon 
fSghts Georgie Crouch tooaorrow 
iBght A Haajwfoi. LcgiOB sta- 
dium. A aeU-oot oowd ■ expec- 
ted to greet the tofMankinc ^s* 

Matrhmaker Charley ytacOaa- 

ald had scheduled the go £or last 
'^Viday night but it had to be 
postponed when Wilson suffered 
a shoulder injiHT'. 

Training at Manhattim gym 
this week. Wilson appeared to 
have shaken off tfat injtiry. 
Crouch, getting in shape at 
Main Street gym. has been con- 
centrating on an attack to the 
head. They rest up today. 

WAf(JH tke taMarak tagfc 
lS,Mt Mhaertp 

for Tea! '9m\ 

The EAGLE score card gave 
Polite, who hails from New 
Orleans, 9 rounds with one, the 
sixth, even. It was in the sixth 
stansa tluCt Breeze made his 
best showing, displaying a brief 
flarry of rights and lefts to 
Pome's head. The New Or- 
leans lad, however, came on to 
take the play away from the 
midwestemer to evea np mat- 
A right uppercut in the clinch- 
es, used by Polite to pile up his 
big bargain, had Breese's head 
bobbing like a cork on a chop- 
pv sea 

On recommendation of refe- \ 
ree Charlv Randolph, the purse 
of Breese. who weighed in at ■ 
13S, was held ap because the ' 
latter wonldn't heed his warn- 

ings to break and fight. 

The semi-windup. six rounds j ever Eddie Sim ms 
of toe to toe milling, with^ Nat 
Corum. 121, and 

Aurel Toma. ; pace m the latter three heats to , ^-^^ ^i the popular oil station 

I white, 12312-pounder. the prm- i barely nose out Nat. Toma s bob- operator or Central avenue again 

cipals, was the stadium's best : bmg, weavmg and croucmg basked ;n good fortune when^she 

bout. style offered Corum a poor tar- selected Bible Snow and Grava- 

"Onc Kansas City tonraey was enough. Let's net have any 
Mare of tt. In the fatare let it be kaowa that this college will 
aot schedule aay contests which restricts colored students, 
whether or aot we have colored students participating. In a 
hmII aieasare we may set the ball rolliag for the liftia{ of 
these baas. 

"When questioned as to his stand oa this i«ae. President 
Clarence L. Phelps stated that he was perfectly ia accord with 
the proposal meationed above. 

" I am aaalterably opposed to academic aad ifthletie dis- 
eriasiaatioa oa any color line,' he said. — H. S." 

jShorts in Sports: 

Wince King, L. \. youth and now at Xavier university. New 
I Orleans, was named last week a center on the All-Southern bas- 
Iketball selection . . . Recommended as ""muit see"; Jackie Wilson- 
I Georgie Crouch at Hollywood Legion stadium tomorrow night; 
Ithe Long Beach Relays Saturday in the beach city; Nat Corum- 
Icarloa Chavez at Eastside Arena Saturday night: Richard Polite- 
IChico Romo a: 01\"mpic auditorium Tuesday night , . . Pepper 
I Martin, former major leaguer now manager of th# Sacramento 
Isolons. has "gotten himself in dutch with- lair-minded baseball 
[fans. A joke he told at that all-star game at Gilmore was imcom- 
IplimcnUry to the Negro. It wasn't funny: 

ed crowd and so he didn't take 

a count above 7 at any time. Once 

ohe of the "Turkey's" potent left 

jabs sent Bob sprawling through 

the ropes onto the apron where 

sympathetic ringsiders steered 

him back into the ring. 

In his dressing rowoof after 
the bout. "Bicycle Bob" admit- 
ted that he didn't even know he 
had been on the canvas : A more 
experienced fighter than 
Thompson, with such an ad- 
vantage, woaid have contriv- 
ed to end it all with a punch 
calculated to produce sleep. 


Although Pastor, who went 21 
rounds with heavyweight 
champion Joe Louis before t)emg 
technically knocked out. weath- 
ered that first heat to floor 
Thompson m the third for a 
count of two and in the 8th for 
counts of 9 and 8 and capture re- 
feree .\be Roth's vercfict at the 
end of 10 of the most spectacu- 
lar stanzas in California heavy- 
weight history, . "Turkey" has 
nothing to be ashamed of today. 
He took Pastor's best belts 

round after round and was oa 

his feet at the end. In the 

meantime b« landed a hook or 

cross in each round which ap- 
peared to have enough steam 

to take the steam out of the 

invader. A couple of lulus in 

the 10th almost put Pastor on 

the floor. 
Outbioxed and outgeneralded, 
Thompson's major mistake ap- 
parently was to leave himself 
open on the ropes where Pastor 
rammed home rights and lefts to 
the bodv ii 1 1 head at will, con- 
tiijiuallv aading up valuable 


Another year and who knows, 
"Turkey " "Thompson may be a 
silccessor rto Kmg Joe. He has 
w-hat it takes — everything but ex- 
perience. He had never fought a 

mlan of the ability and exper- — . — .- . 

iepce of Pastor before. The near- han Maloney C. M, Davis and 
est approach to the New Yorker Jo.'seph Pevnev . . . Jack Benny, 
was Britain's Tommy Martin, who wh.» gave us our first radio star, 
had a game leg. Thompson weigh- •Rov.-hester," has signed a new 

lined np an attractive sup- 
porting card with Doll Nelson 
and Billy Shaw meetnig toogh 

His second show at the Grand 
avenue auditorium, matchmaker 
Lynch opened old —Palace of 
Punch" two weeks ago with a 

from start to finish. Rommy. onc^ 
considered one of the best horses 
in the coimtrv on the flat, \' as 
rnaking his first attempt over 
the jumps and won from wire 
to wire, books taking a good 
beating. A serious accident oc- 
curred in the l'»t race when La 

INSPECTOR— B e a a y Witea, 
former auddlrweigfat, who has 
pame d State Athletic Coauus- 
sioas imqwctor's fTiiaiaiti— 
(See Down ia Fraat.) 

City Loop Tennis 
Skeds Announced 

The tennis schedule of the 
six city leagues was announced 
this week by the Division of In- ■ 
; struction and Curriculum — Phy- 
j sical Education .of the City ' 
School district. 

League play begins the after- . 
noon of April 3 with May 16 and i 
May 23 the dates of city team ; 
play. The city tournament will i 
be held Mav 31. June 7 and June J 
14 at UCLA. ! 

card topped by Richie Lemos and Self fell, turning mto the stretch 
Guy Serean. wtjn by the former, i and unseated Jockey Gruber. 

and featuring Big Boy Bray, who 
took the 8-round semi-windup 

who was rushed to the hospital, 
where his condition is very seri- 

Mrs. Nathan Horey, comely 

Corum took the first 2 rounds j get He was missing continually 
but Toma caught up with the i as the going stepped up. 

nita to win the daily double, one 
of the feature bettmg arrange- 
ments at Caliente. Both horses 
won. paying her S4I0.60 for the 
two dollar investment. About six 
months a^o. Mrs, Horey wen 
$750 on the double. Irish Broom, 
a first lime starter in two years, 
w"on the first race and nearly 
annihilated the entire rmg. 

The future book on the Ken- 
tucky Derby at CaLiente finds 
Dispose and Our Boots equal 
favorites. Waiter Marty, gener- 
alissimo, has made a very libeivl 
book on this historical event. It 
is reported that many big beta 
* 1 ■' have already been made on Por- 
ter's Cap. 

One of the greatest events of 
the season will be staged Sun- 
day. Mar. 30. when the Powder 
I*uft Derby will be run, bnngmg 
the best women riders m the 
country to Caliente. This is an 
annual event and attracts thous- 
ands of fans from all parts of the 
ntion. Racing Secretary Joe Wal- 
ters has arranged another fine 
card for Sunday, .^gain the tim- 
bertoppers wUl get the top hon- 
ors, but two other handicaps on 
the flats promises to be thrillers. 
All in all. 12 races will be provid- 
ed for the fans. So. folks. I'll 
see vou at Caliente So long. 

ANNA BROWN. , . Star of the late George Gershwin s folk opera^ | 

"Porgy and Beos." was presented recently ia Towa Hall. \k^ \ Smce Eauaci^tion the ?[egro 
York, in joint recital with the -So-themaires.- Mi« Brown r«te4 | ^^Jr'^^u^a JT^T^^'ou" 
as one of the race's most versatfle and unusual artists, combining | sand. Decncaae it still further by 
exceptional dramatic ability with a brilliant soprano voice. | | seeing your doctor at least once 


Corum Boxes 
Chavez at Arena i 

Facing his second stifT test in 
8 days. Nat Corum., sharp-punch- j 
mg, durable bantamweight, goes' 
to the post Saturday night at \ 
I Eastside Arena against undefeat- ; 
ed Carlos Chavez, hard-hitting | 
Mexican, in the six round main j 
event. i 

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what yon like and dislike. .%bovc 
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T^e spirit of '78 is abroad in 
the land again— only this time 
its the spirit of H. R 1776— 
commonly and uncomntonly 
spoken of as the -Lend-Leose" 
BilL There will probably be 
vocal rebounds on it for many 
months to come. Not since 
Marc Antony prodded the 
populace with "Friends. Ro- 
mans and countrymen, lend 
me your ears" has such excite- 
ment been touched off There 
are more angles to it than an 
angleworm with a stomach 
ache. Most people believe we 
ought to give tUl it hurts, but 
they're cunous about how- 
much it is going to hurt. For 
the final exciting chapter in 
this story read your history 
books in 1950. 

".American scientists are solv- 
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turning coffee beans into ma- 
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Richard Polite 


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Also Doll Nelson, Billy Show 



McCloin Stars As Alphas Trip 
Kappas; Omegas Ploy Saturday 

Aa packed bleachers looked on \ ictories over both the Kappas 

ICoaeh Jimmie Robinson's Aloha and Omega Psi Phi. 

Phi Alpha basketball quintet Ou* to regain their prestige, 

eame from behind Saturday night the Kappas plar the Omega 

at Patrio'ic Hall and trounced qumtet Saturday night at Pitri- 

the Kappa Alpha Psi five, 1940 otic hall. The latter team ha= 

interfratemity five, by a score of bolstered its personnel and a fast 

ed 181: Pastor 184. 

Promoter Gallery announced 

Tuesday that he had completed 
arrangements for a Louis-Pas- 
tor boot here on April 16 at 
Gilmore which is the home of 
the Hollywood Stars baseball 
cinb. The go is subject to the 
approval of tlK SUte Athletic 

contract paying him $1700 a wk. 
. , . Louis .Arfnsirong, celebrat- 
ed his 13th anniversary as a band 
leader last Tuesday . . . The next 
dav he was crowned ""doctor of 
swing" at Brooklyn college by 
members of ttje faculty, with! 
friends from the music world 
■ looking on . . - . i 

TXT'also plans to bring WHAT « your favorite Ca»- 
Tonv Galento here for Turkey" fornia EAGLE jf^:,^" " 
in -n outdoor shot at Gilmore ; what you Iflie and dislike. Above 
"before May 1." all, subscri be now! 

Bob Bro^-n. 191. scored a one- ^^ ^ ^ ^^^ ^ ^ ^^ 
rund knockout over Hindu Fleet j - ^^ I 

185, Pastor's sparring partner in I ■ ^ a ■ l^k-i^F^ ■ 
one of the preliminaries. A couple 
c' right hands to the head had 
Fleet wobblv shortly after the 



Jackie Robmson and Eill Lace- 
field were put into the game af- 
ter about '.0 minut-^ had elaose*.^ 
and the first strmg five of Jack 
I Terrv, Robmson, Lacefield. Csp- 
Jain Leonard McClam ana Rov 
Barton soon put the game on ice 

The second hall saw a reju- 
venated Kappa team with Cap- 

and excitiiu game is expected. 

The usual dance will follow the 
game, admission to both being 

'0 cents. 

bell. He reeled around the ring ■ 
and sank to the floor for the full j " I Z 
count. — J.C.F. ' I 



NEW YORK, Mar. 20. (C) 

Noble Sissle and his band are 

not listed 'so far) in the "com- 

lain John Brewer playmg mspir- ^y^^ Une-up" of the new Billy 

ed ball but ♦/> Kats <^id not f,^^ Diamond Horseahow show 

QOpe with U^ basKet tossmg o. 5,3^^ ^ „„^ ^^^j, ^^^ jj,j,^ 

McClain and N^ckerson nor the ^urrav Anderson, whom Sissle 

loormanship of Terry and Koo- ^^^^^ gj^^^ ^^ Floumev Miller 

.naoo. ars seeking to sta»e thei ■ mod 

HWh BMBt maa of the game, frn and swing version of "^huf- 
•-SieriMth»rfar. is McCWa. ■ "e Along." is in charge of the 

.TtMn ol many hard (oaght staging of the new Rose show 

2~^ The Silver Screen" , . , Whfle 

The Alohas are now leading Tohn Kirby is beating the Big 

the hitSfratemity seri«« with Bam Fiddle at Cafe Sooety (»ip- 

tovfc-n). little Maxine Sulli'/an, 
his former partner 'n swirg as 
well as in love, is making the 

i patrons of Kelly's Stable very 
happy . ■ . She opened there last 
week ... 

The Southemaires, who gave 
a joint recital at Town HaU here 

' last Sunday with Anne Wiggins 
Brown, soprano, formerly in the 
I a t fc George Gershwin's opera. 
-Porgy land Bess." are now on a 
good-wikl tour of the s&utheast- 
err staies. The boys will tour 
west as far as Pittsburgh and 

I south tlirough the state of Flori- 

' "Kative Son" has completed its 
! cast with 1 William Alland. Philip | 
Bounjeuf . Jacqueline Andre. Ri- | ^ 
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Girrie Copelond Reelected 
i| Cosmopolitan Club. Head 

PASADEKA. (By Rer. Owen^ 

Troy>--Election of otfican held 
itffi spotlight at the last meeting 
of the Cosmopolitan club, one of 
Pasadena's outstanding social 
and civic women's organizations. 

Convening at the attractive 
home of Mrs. riorence Harris, 
761 N. Garftld avenue, mem- 
bers settled down to the serious 
business of electing a roster of 
club officials. 

Unanimously reelected presi- 
•iaat was Mrs. Carrie Copeland, 
who has served the club effi- 
ciently and faithfully in that po- 
sition for 10 years. Other officers 
were Mrs. Geor^a Miller, vice 
president; Mrs. Ruth Watkins, 
secretary; Mrs. Sadie Short, as- 
sistant secretary; Mrs. Cora L. 
Morrow, corresponding secre- 
tary; Mrs. Florence Harris, treas- 
urer; and Mrs. Mozelle Moore, 

Mesdames Watkind and Short 
graciously assisted Mrs. Harris in 
serving refreshments. The club 
promptly extended the hostess a 


Inghnun) — ^Information please: 
Miss Mary Lou PhUlips is home 
foi; the week end from the Val- 
ley. . . I knorw someone who is 
very glad. 

Seen at the Orange Show Fri- 
day afternoon werg Vera, Wil- 
fred and Reginald Harris; Claudia 
and Earl Clausell, Carl Doger, 
Happy Pierce and Carl Inghram. 
Kay Kayser, Hedda Hopper and 
the "High Hitters" were featur- 
ed entertainers for the p. m. 

Albert L. Hocker celebrated 
lys 10th birthday Thursday af- 
terhoon. His party was attended 
by Beverly Jackson, Earline and 
Bobby Jackson and Donald AK 

Stony Lamar is to be asked by 
a "Rocket" member to check hats 
and coats at their formal. . . 

vote of thanks, including also that's funny 

B. K. was certainly embarras- 
sed when a tly chick snatched 
his date out of the Temple thea- 
tre when she spied him "copin' 

Vera Harris seemed to have 
captured one of the "High Hat- 

Cecil Owens, Freddie Savile 
and "Scram" Harris are the co- 
eds Glamour Boys. Folks, I real- 
ly feel a "draft" — and its rather 


Claudia and her swing band 
are twitching nightly at the Plan- 
tation club. Rosnvand and his 
gang playing Victorville's Green 
Spot Cafe. Hank Griffen and 
boys are holding down at "Har- 
lem" Sunday nights. . . Stony 
Lamar's orchestra played at Bay 
Meadown country club Friday 

Rehearsals fo& "Strictly Jive in 
Mellow Tones' are completed and 
it will be presented Thursday 
fu-^/^tVie part that various races night for the county supervisors, 
have playpd in Biblical history. Featured entertainers will be 
Many facts were brought out the BuUard Sisters of Redlands. 
about the Ethiopians, Egyptians, SOCIAL 

and Nimrod's descendants as well The Cosmos held their weekly 
as that of other descendant.": of i meeting at the home of Mrs. 
Ham The Biblical record of the ! Florence Hillsman Friday night, 
origin of races and the scientific , The club voted to become an aux- 
explanation of the color of the' ■- • "- — u-„i «:„. 

February's hostess. Mrs. Anhie 
Mae Woods. It was recalled that 
Mrs. Woods' So. Vernon avenue 
home had been cleverly decorat- 
ed for the last meeting with pa- 
triotic emblems. 


A packed house greeted Rev. 
Owen A. Troy when he present- 
ed the informative lecture. "Did 
God Place a Curse on the Black 
Rac*'" last Sunday evening at 
the Sunset Avenue Church, cor- 
ner of Sunset and Pepper. Pasa- 
dena. This lecture debunked the 
idea that many people have held 
for years that a curse rests upon 
the Negro race. Many in the au- 
dience, composed of highly edu- 
cated, leading citizens, admitted 
that they had thought that the 
Bible records a curse placed upon 
Ham which nvide him dark in 

The Bible gives. Rev. Troy 
brought out in his illustrated lee 

Some of the natloii's best known hosirital and health leaden who recently attended the sixth 
annual conference of the National Conference of Hospital Administrators held at Flint-Goodridge hos- 
pital. New Orleans, Hospital nursing executives also were present and formed a national conterence to 
meet annually with the administrators. President of the hospital administrators is Albert W. Dent, 
superintendent of FUnt-Goodridge, standing in exact centier of dvorway. (He wag in Los Angeles last 
week). The 1942 conference willbe held at Proridmt hospital, Chicago, whose medical director, 
Dr. Jolm W. Lawless, is secretary -treasurer of tlw national group. — (ANP) 


Jackson) — Mrs. Flora West was 
buried Friday from Cain AME 
church. Rev. McSwain officiat- 
ing. The Order of the Eastern 
Star was In charge. 

Mrs. West was a faithful mem- 
ber of Cain AME church. Major 
F. W. West preceded his wife by 
3 months. She was a native of 
North Carolin, and had resided 
in Bakersfiplci more than 30 

E. Frederic Morrow, branch co- 
ordinator of the National Associa- 
tion for the Advancement of Col- 
ored People. National Office, will 
be the guest speaker for the local 

different peoples werp important 

question* consider/ by the 


The Wisest Black 

Man's Message 

Next Sunday evenmg in bun- 
set Avenue church auditorium. 
Rev Troy will present the sub- 
ject "The Wisest Black Man i 
That Ever Vived— The Wisest 
Thing He Ever Said." This lee- ' 
ture will deal with several of , 
the obscure Hamitic characters | 
found in Biblical history. -This, 
lecture, like all the oUier lec- 
tures in this series, will be U- 
lustratpd bv pictures flashed upon 
the illuminated screen. 

The preliminary feature pro- 
gram which begin.s at 7;40 p. m„ 
will havr a.< guest musical ar- 
r«ti WiUiam Stoard. concert 
tenor, and Martha E. Berry, vveU 
known Pasadena violmist. The 
S^Znary health talk is always 
rSv-oritc. Next Sunday evening^ 
Dr Brandon A. T BowUn will 
give the health talk^_ 

Master Barber Wanted 

The owner of a well-equipped 
and ideally located barber shop 
dei^r^ to'^.bUin the services of 
a Master Barber to operate his 
iop. Call SYcamore 7-816^ or 
write Beth Barber Shop. 92J r<. 
Fair Oaks Ave. Pasadena 

Women Protest 
Defense Bias 

RIVERSIDE, Mar 20 <By 
rrance.<« Williams)— Mr. A 1 1 a § 
P^ws of the Christian Gift Shop 
T^l Angeles will be at Second 
Baptist church, Mar 2^ M"- J- 
L. (Inez) Caston, wiU be his ac- 
companist. «» Al 

Sunday was Mens Day at Ai- 
Ven ChapeL Rev. C. N. Austin de- 

Uvered a ««^l-^'^"^« f/^"' 
"It's a Price to be a King. Rev. 
AlvU Shaw of Monrovia was 
speaker for the .3 p. m. «!««*««• 
The spirit was high. Re'>^-.C.- Aus- 
tin Jr., preached a wonderful 
sermon at 7;30 p. mTTie Young 
Men's Chorus furnished the mu- 
sic for the morning services. Mrs. 
r Wilson. Cradle RoU Superin- 
t^dent, gave • J']'*-?^'* /'^ 
to the Sunday School, after 
which Miss Dorothy Crafton, Dist. 
Assistant S 5. Supmntenden . 
Mr. Spear* Dist. S^ S. Supt. 
brought greetilgs to the Suiviay 
School and bid it Gf<>«P««* J" 
enterUining the Sunday School 
Conventi on th is year. 

coMMUNmr _.^t. „f 

A laske number of parents, oi- 
ficials. pupils and fr»ena» °ljI^Z 
ing School braved the »teady 
downpour of rain to witaess the 
dedication of Irving School As- 
temblr last Wednesday The 
program consisted of: invo«aJ|o^ 
feev. Wm. Thomas: music. 'Thurd 
Grade ChMren and Glee chub. 
Presentation of building, mt. 
Charles O. Heed: reaponses. tin. 
Hettie Carter. 3^?',,^J^''J\f; 
Helen Barala. and little AlHt 


Cr*!^ Superintendent of schools, 
benediction. F|v. L. B. Mms. 
Pre«ding chainnan ^■•.M^;^^ 
L. White, Irvinf ichool princi- 

^'^ Matilda WUUama^pr^ 
dent of Uplifters club, had a o^ 
meetfaig for the purpose at i»- 
-xmding to the reQ"*** »* ,?" 

5Kg"food p™*iS?j2L^ 

needy, and to make pUai for the 

stMet. San Bemardlno, Monday 
4v«nhtc, Mar. 10. ,. . 

IbTj. H. WiniW-on, ctptota 
I No. X had a lovely 
Tea at hut heme 8uB- 

iliary of the nursery school. Miss 
Juanita Blakely reviewed "The 
Souls of Black Folk." by W. E. 
B. DuBois. Refreshments were 
served bv the hostess. 

pos«; at their meeting at the Clark Hotel. The businessmen look- 
ed at films extolling the virtue of sports ctutmpions. . . and a 
certain beer. 

Club Ideal Installs 
Newly Elected Officers 

The Club Ideal held its regu- 
lar meeting at the residence of 
Mrs. Victoria Mason, with Mi;s. 
Bobbv Baker as hostess. 

After a short business meetii^g, 
the officers for the ensuing year 
were installed by the Club Moth- 
er. Mrs. Esther Greenley. 

Officers for the year were: 
Queenie Nelson, president; Sessie 
Madison, vice president: Lillian 
Pitts, recording secretary; Erma 
Grazette, . corresponding secre- 
tary: Beulah Nowlin, treasurer. 

After a very dainty repast. 


The Mannequinnettes Social 
club held its business meeting at 
the home of Miss Willa Mae 

Discussion centered about the 
coming 'Spring Dance," which 
will be staged May 17 at the Elks' 
hall on the second floor. 

The girls were glad to welcome 
home one of their members. Miss 
Hattie Germany, who has been 
visiting reatives and friends in 
the East. Club members also con- 


Knights and Doughters of 
Tobor Sound, Reports Show 

That JM Kni^tt and Dau|pi-Y 
ters of T^bor "will go on to big- 
ger and better thinfT was in- 
dicated ha%laat Friday and Sat- 
urday vliicn the Boaird of Grand 
Curator* of the order held ita 
midwinter meetins in the offices 
of the Chief Grand Scribe, tiie 
Rev. S. M. Beane, X 18th and Na- 
omi avenue. 

AmonlK other things, the cura- 
tors replwted: • ■ 

(1) "HiK the memberfhip of the 
order on the coast is 1428. 

(2) That tl»e Jurisdiction owns 
property clear of debt at 
lOds. lOlS and 1021 E. 4l8t 
pliice valued at $12,000. 

(3) That the Grand Body has 
cam assets on had in the 
uxTount of over $12,000. 

(4) "Thlat since the Grand Ses- 
sion in July, 14 death 
claims have i>een paid and 
no obligations stand against 
th(i order. 

A marked increase in memljer- 
ship w*s also reported at the 

Board members making re- 
ports were Death Benefit Sec- 
retary T. B. Norman, Treasurer 
George S. Rodgers of Phoenix, 
the C. G. M., W. L. Martin; the 
Grand High Preceptress, Mrs. G. 
L. McMillan; and Rev. Beane. 

Martin and Mrs. McMillan, as 
the executive heads, were prais- 
ed highly by the other members 
of the Boatxl of Grand Curators 
for the remarkable progress of 
the Jurisdiction, under their 
combined leadership. 

Teachers Act to 
Equplixe Pay in 
New Orleans 

NEW ORLEANS. Mar. 20— A 
group of teachers here are pre- 
pared to initiate a test case in 
the courts to secure equal salaries 
with whites, it was disclosed to- 

ministrative secretary of the 
National Negro Congress, who 
leads in fight against National 
Defense Jim Crow. 


Kappa Mothers' 
Fashion Show 
Big Success 

Kappa Mothers capped the cli- 
max Sunday afternoon as they 
staged a hugely successful ma- 
trons' fashion show in the lylau- 
tiful home of Mrs. Minnie Bor- 
ing to benefit the annual schol- 
arship drive. 

Many of the wives of Kappa 
men served under the direction 
of Mrs. Ethel Atkinson, Dora 
Price and Bertha Thomas. 

Program highlights, oresented 
by .Mrs. Jim Grayson and Mrs 
Mary Lassiter. included a dra- 
matic reading, Mrs. Helen Davis; 

AME. The local branch member- counsel for the National Asso 

The local group conferred with | excerpts from 'Run Little Chil- 

. .. •; „ i - . I iun> Ruth Ann O'Neil; selections 

from Ehmbar. Mrs. Dorothy Wat- 

Thuradoy, Moreh 20, 1941 

Improye Lot 
of Prisoners, 
L A. Urged * 

Leader or a movemoit to in- 
terest California Negroes m the 
problems of raciti» inmates at 
San Quentin. E. Harold Mason 
of Oakland ws in Los Angeles 
this week recruiting church and 
civic groups into the prisoner- 
aid ranlu. 

Mason pointed out In an in- 
terview at the EAGLE offices 
that the Negro group at San 
Quentin is the most neglected 
t the penal institution. He said 
lat his immediate aim is to se- 
re equipment for the colored 
ligious secretary's offic^. The 
->img church worker said that 
J other religious secretaries at 
.16 prison have been given office 
ijuipment, books, etc., by sup- 
orting organizations. He named 
;mong these the Jews, Catholics, 
vhite Protestants and others. The 
Cegro secretary. Mason said, is 
the only one without typewriter, 
special literature or other clerical 

Broad plana for improvement of 
Negro prisoner conditions in- 
cludes a Statewide body to aid 
inmates in securing paroles when 
they are worthy. Mason stated 
that many colored prisoners, ac- 
tually eligible for parole, are 
serving out their time because of 
lack of outside interest. 

Yoimg Mason spoke Sunday 
morning at Second Baptist church 
here, impressing a large audi- 
ence. He appeared in the evening 
at Pleasant Hill Baptist church. I 
Mason left for the North yes- 
terday. While in the city, be was 
the houseguest of Mr. and Mrs. 
U. S. Griggs, 1513 W. 36th place. 

Indiana State Club Plonsj 
Outing at Dude Ronch 

Mrs. Leona Collier. Mrs. Ada | 
Crawford, Mr. Casmon. Mr. and i 
Mrs. Harry Campbell entertained 
the club Sunday. Mar. 16. in the | 
lovely home of Mrs. Minine Wash- 

branch "Monday e'vening "at Cahi Thurrgood MarshaU, s p « c i a 1 | ^un^ Ruth^ AM^OjNeilj^^sele^^ ^„ 14091, E. 20th street. 

L. A. Each meeting, more are 

ship drive continuesVo progress 'nation for the Advancement of , son: vocalist- Madame J'reita! ^^^ ^^ ^^^ ^^.^^y^ j^ 
" " .... >^'-"8'.«»»- : ^]gj.^^ p^p,^ p^p^ jgj^ ^p^^. , Shaw: and, as a fititng climax 

GBOS»| MiffnBWS. 
thrills audience in appearance 
at Peducah, Ky. The young 
singer was called a real 'find.' 

Lilac Girls to Stress 
Chority Work This Year 

The Lilac Girls met at the love- 
ly home of Mrs. Sarah Cage here 

Old and new business was dis- 
cussed and plans made for the 
coming year. Charity work will 
be Btresaed. Mrs. Cage is from 
New Orleans, and she served that 
city's most famous dish. Guess? 

Three changes of bridge were 

Slayed, Veld^ Pedens, first; Ida 
rreen, second; Myrtle Robfaison, 
third; Mrs. Charlie Snowdan, 

Next meeting will ba at Miss 
Frieda Myers. 

day from 8 to 7 p. m. Shamrock 
was the dacoration .Mrs. H. Jud- 
kins and' Mrs. A. DeBeal served 
at the table. Proceeds are for 
Woman's Day at Allen Chapel 
AME church. Mar 30. 

bridge prizes weie awarded to gratulated the club's two young- 
Dolly Maklin. first prize; Queenie est mothers, Mrs. Helen Wilson 
Nelson, second prize; and guest stamps, moth(f of little Noleta 
prizes were awarded to T 1 1 1 a ) stamps, bom Dec. 26; and Mrs. 

Huggar, Mrs. Dean and Mrs. Eve- 
lyn Gratz. 

Next meeting will be held at 
the residence of Mrs. Spencer 

Jollette Girls Pay Tribute 
to Departed Member 

The regular meeting of the 
Jollette Girls was held on Wed- 
nesday, Mar. 12, at the home of 
Mrs. FVeciou? Davis. 

The hostess served a lovely 
dinner and the regular routine 
of bHsiness was well handled. 

The club will refrain from all 
social activities during the next 
thirty days out of respect for 
Mrs. Severs Richardson, a loyal 
club member who recently pass- 
ed. "To know Severs was to love 

Next club meeting will be held 
with Mrs. Lucille Buckner, Mar. 

Officers selected were: Mrs. 
James A. Pickett, president; Mrs. 
Louise Wimer, treasurer; Mr. 
Roosevelt Wimes. secretary. 

Mel Johnson selected the nama 
for the club. After the business 
meeting, guests were entertain- 
ed with music and refreshments 
were served. The next meeting 
will be held Sunday, Mar. 23, at 
the home of Mr. and Mrs. Manuel 
Johnson, 1575 E. 4.'5th street 


SMvliifl Hi* H«m« 

Or HM 


Groceries - Meots - Drugs 
Fruits & Vegetables 

Addle Daniels, mother of master 
Lillard Gilnibre, born Feb. 24. 

Mannequinnettes extended 
thanks to the Golden State So- 
cial club for its invitation to the 
recent dance. Next meeting of 
tha group will be at the home 
of Mrs. Helen W. Stamps, 798iA 
E. 18th street An appetizing re- 
past was served by Miss Willa 
Mae Moore and the meeting 

Mr. Morrow's address will close 
the campaign. The NAACP pre- 
sented the High school chorus 
recently at Lincoln school. The 
affair was a huge financial suc- 
cess. President Swonn and the 
executive board members are 
doing' a great work. 

Last Sunday afternoon .the Mt. 
Zion and Cain AME church mot- 
ored to Arvin, Calif., in large 
numbers as guests of Nazarene 
Baptist church fwhite). The 
senior choir of Mt. Zion B. C. 
rendered music. Rev. Swonri de- 
livered the rf'ssage. and Rev. 
Green was master of ceremonies. 
The white people were moved by 
the inspiring message as well as 
the sweet music. 

The .iunior choir of White 

p^cj _ Miss Naida McCullough delight- 

ed the udience with a piano ren- 
The New Orleans teachers, in dition of two numbers typifying 

planning their action, considered Negro dance life. 

the successful legal action of the Models for the fashion show in- 

NAACP in Maryland and Vir- , eluded Mesdames Fannie Wil- 

ginia and the case which has , liams. ensemble: Gertrude Reese. 

white brocade satin 
dress: Carol Moore, pale green 
evening dress with flowered tur- 
ban; Minnie Boring, black din- 
ner ensemble: Muriel Brewer, 

teachers' salaries: ' and that the ! brown sport ensemble: Jewel 

lejjislture of Alabama recently j Roberts, navy blue street dress; 

passed a bill equalizing mmi- " ^ >, - 

n'.um salaries in the state. From 

this time forward, both Nf:gro 

nnd white teceher? will start st 

the same minlmums in Alabama. 

started already in the State of 
Florida. They bear in mind, also 
the fact that the Legislature of 
South Carolina has agreed to 
consider the equalization of 

pressing rapidly. 
1 Miss Louise Johnson gave a re- 
citation and Mr. Emmett Smith I 
I gave a reading. Plans were made 
'for t^ next meeting, which U 
I agre^W we would spend an all- 
I day outmg in Victorville at MUr- 1 
_ ray's Ranch. The date will be 
r^T^f I Sunday, April 20 

, Prof. R. C Jackson it preei- 
dent; Hazel Campbell ,reporter. 

The New Orleans teachers also 
have studied the recent decision 

F;resbyterian church were guest of the Louisville. Ky.. school 
smgers m a voung proples meet- j board to equaUae salaries in that 
ing at Cam Baptist Sunday eve- pjty . 

ning, 1 


Mrs. Irma Howard of Seattle. 
Washington, was houseguest of 
Mr. and Mrs. Gus Howard last 
week. Many social function^ were 
given for her. Miss Minnie Wil- 
liams and Miss Elizabeth Ran- 
dale gave a lovely going away 
party last Thursday. Miss Versie 
Pulliuvam ent-ratined a formal 
birthday dinner Saturday eve- 
ning at the home of Mrs. Lillie 
Esters. 23 guests were slated to 
be present. A delicious dinner 
was served. Many useful and 
lovely gifts were received. Miss 
Pulliuvam proved herself s 
charming hostess. 

Ernestine Davidson, afternoon 
dress: Elza Leo. afternoon dress; 
Susie Williams, afternoon en- 
semble: Lucille Coleman, black 
net evening dress: Mattie Tilie. 
back with blue trim afternoon 
ensemble: and Tabiths Walton, 
white evening dress with black 

WHAT is Toar favorite Call- 1 
fomia EAGLE feature* Tell ns 
wliat TOO like and dislike. Above [ 
all, snbscribe now! 

HiU. reported a substantial sur« | 
to add to the scholarship fund. 
Club officials wished to thank 
,»»rticipants and supporters. 
Carol Moore is Kappa Mathen 
( The finance committee. Mrs. | president: Fannie Williants. gen- 
Eldora Jefferson and Mrs. Ethel > eral manager. 






To meet the requirements of the Govemmmt's Pore Food 
■ad Dmc Act, Mamie's New Discovery Hair Grower has bttsk 
wliich hava the same ingredients iss the Grower. Users of this 
wonderful aealp ointment claim it is the l>est they have ever 
tried. Scores of letters are on file at "Mamie's Beauty Shoppe, 
izU E. SSid Street, Los Anfeles, Calif, givinf testimony of the 
i^endid icsulti oMaioad. 

phMW for Appofatmant or EB£E Sealp ExaminatioB, CB. S4M7 
#New DiMovery Scalp Ointment SOe, N«w Dkeovery Temple 
Ointment S9c New Discovery Prestinr Oil 35e, New Diaeevcry 
Shampm Soap lOc • Out of town maiUnc ehargv b l«e eztn. 




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IhmUmf, M«rdi 20, 1941 


If You Fail to Rood THE CALIFORNIA EA6U You Moy NovW K^ It Happened 

Son Diego 
Medic Deod 

Sta-Krispy Pototojl Oldest InsMctor Gets Newest Guide Book 

Chips Give You ' — 

Feeling of Spring 

SAW DZBGO. (By E. B. ^I**' 
ley)— FoIlovviC the announce- 
■MBt by Rev. L. H. Owens at the 
Bethel A. M. E. Church Sunday 

Ik takes mon tihan flw maa^ ot 
a robin to make tiia wtman ical- 
)y sprnig! You must mc to it that 
you're senrinc the new STA- 
.w . rw r' u, ^ theyTl (ire your whole fniilT 
mommg service that Dr. Calvert , the feelinf at fresh akorntW' 
was on the road to recovery ness of this ineomin* wtmm. 
from a major 'deration at Mercy , Sprins is a happy mmi. to 
fcospitai within an hour «»«;? best enjoy it go axoundfeeiin« 
the startling news that he had m hi h ipirits, and be sore you 
suddenly expired. | are eatinf the foods that wiU 

And so Dr. Calvert, who came provide you with the extra need- 
to San Diego as a young man and i ed vitamins and energy produc- 
built up an enviable reputation ing properties so be sure to or- 
and a lucrative practice during der and ask for STA-KRISPY 
his many years residence, an- , POTATO CHIPS by NAME AT 
swered the final call Sunday at , YOUR FAVORITE grocery store 
11 a. m. He was beloved by all ' today. s^^-^y swre 

and was rated among San Di- [ This fine delieiously different 
ego's best physicians His host of I potato chip is appealing to young 
fnends join t'i* bereaved wife, 1 and old alike and is fast becom- 
Mrs. Hattie B. Calvert in sorrow , ing the favorite late evening 
for his osssing. snack. Everyone likes a crispy 

Mrs. Lottie Cole, faithful mem- POTATO CHIPS and yet it is so 
her of Bethfl AMZ church and e*»y for any hostess to serve but 
of its choir, was struck down by ''^ sure to have plen ty on hand 
one automobile and rtui over by i because STA-KRISPY POTATO 
another last Wednesday as she CHIPS taste like more, 
hurried across a slippery street * Start a Spring volume and 
to catch a street car She suffer- «^ue drive— plan to serve STA- 
ed broken legs and head and in- KRISPY POTATO CHIPS more 
temal injuries which make her *"'' y°i ^lil not only get more 
condition very grave. She was potato chips but for less money 
taken to Qumtard hospital, where because these quality potato 
little hope is held for her recov- I chips sell for only 5 and 10 cents 
ery. for large b«^. Yes. I said, 5 and 

The local branch of the Nation- ]P cents a bag. So start your 
al Association for the Advance- Easter FOOD parade with STA- 
ment of Colored People will hold ■ KRIPSY POTATO CHIPS. 
iU regular meeting at Bethel Call at WOODS CONFECTION- 
Baptist church Sundav at 3 p. m. ^^^ at 1318 E. 41st street or 
Miss Oara CoUiris. chairman of telephone Century 27834 for STA 
the membership drive, is urging KRISPY POTATO CHIPS 
aU members to be present so WOODS ICE CREAM, and 
that the captains ir.ay be able to WOODS ICE. 
select their workers and line up ^ 7^ 

for the big mass meeting on Ap- ^'T;^*"^' 7^^ ,'^''^ ^^ ^^^*" 
ril 4 at Bethel Baptist. Al this ^ouar Girls' celebratmg this na 





tong Beoch 
to Open Up 

LOSG BEACH. Mar. »l ^Bjf 
Dartbola Vandivcr BopggM<H 
The kKsl branch of flie KAApl^ 
under the Itukiihip of its pnsif 
dent, Mr. Lavadc Jones, is mlakf 
ing a strennoos effort to tKoad- 
en and enlarge the field of txaj' 
ployment for Negroes in Long 
Beach. A committee from the orr 
ganisation, led by Mr. Jones. ha4 
visited various hw.sinesi and ; in-r 
dustrial organizations recently 
for the purpose of a d u e» li lg 
that end. A large audience was 
present Stmday afte^ooo at [Se- 
cond Baptist diurch at the regu- 
lar public montiily me e tin g! of 
the groop. Mr. H. McBride. (fas- 
ter of ceretnooies, introduced the 
speaker, Mr. Lou Rosseler of jLos 
Angeles. Musical numbers Were 
renidered by the bass soloist, Mr. 

HAAGP Seeks 
Job Field 

r. and Lottie ^man. club re- 
.x>rter. At the DesMft Bridge, 

Unions in Drire 
on Job Bios 

BRIDGEPORT. Conn., Mar. 20, 

(CNA)— BreaUng down the b«r- 

... ,. ..- riers between black and white 

^S^^."** ^""P ""• ^' at i workers in industry here is ba- 
the YWCA, tables were set for ' - 
24. AU those present expressed 
th«r pleasure at such an enjoy- 
able evening and hoped for a re- 
petition in tiie near future. 

gmiiing under the combined 
leadership of CIO and Negro 
youth organisations. 

Most recoit victory was a de- 
cision of the membership of 

chine Workers of Americs to 

day evening / the YWCA and 
those in attenojince at the recent 
Girl Reserve Area Conftfence in 
San Pedro will make their re- 


take advantage of its partial hir 
ing privilege to send Negro work' 
ers into the shop at the next op- ' 
portunity. ] 

The need for combating preju- 
dioe has similarly been rdised * 
before othtt union meetings in 

To Register, 
Clossify All 

NEW YORK. Btor. »— Every 
BoeKpioyed Negro corker in the 
country, skilled or unskfllwl, pro- 
fessional or clerical, is urged by 
the National Urban League to 
register with his local public en>- 
ployment service as a rtecessary 
step toward obtaining vi'ork dur- 
ing the pr esen t job expanaioB 

The League's urging, made as 

LONG BEACH-The focal Na 
U. L Holman and by a chorus di- , tional Association for the Ad 

shop rommittees ^1^ demand 1 «**»•' ^^ ' '"'^y Campaign. 

from managements that all di»- P?"if*',?«l^^-1 'f?°°S*c!i^S* 
criminatory practices be elimin- ! "• ^l^. ^- En]Pl«JTn«nt Service 
atd. Shop committees from the , »* <^i!!f?^ » ^"7 ^°1 "5!i°"!i 
rected by Mrs. Carrie Mae Crtig. ! vancement "of 'a)lo;id ""Pe^pTe ' Ge^e"^ El^tric Co„ Lood 20a | ^^f'^^^^J^L^^'ilf'^y^^ 
At the close of the program, re- 1 held its regular meeting Sunday o^, the "U. E." as well as other «^lj°^*™0>o?^l«bo^^^^ 

freshments were served by J*e at the S^nd Bapti^ church ^'^'^ have already raised the ?'*^^^^'^f™iL5^KI^7 
-_.__.-: .^- «..- I . - . ni ^"fv3i ^^^ ^^^ ^^^ management. Campaign committees. lo<»l Ur- 

tion-wide banquet from various 
cities in the United States. 

The Committee of Management 

held its regular meetmg Monday. 

Mar. 17. and heard the by-laws 

and constitution read by Mrs. 

H. M Jenkins of Lo? J^"'* Porterfield. chairman of 

is herp to start a series <-°™niittee on Branch Relations. 

The committee recommended the 
acceptance of the constitution 
which will at some later date be 
presented to the general mem- 
bership for adoption. Mrs. Ele- 
thia Kinrv w committee chair- 

time. Mr. E. Frederick Morrow 
Branch Coordin'^for from the Na- 
tional Office. •• \ ' be the princi- 
pal speaker. 

Mrs. McGIory of Houston, Tex.. 
is visiting relatives m this city 

Elder - - - - - 


of revival senr*»s at the Church 
of God in Chr -'. of which Elder 
J. A. Jack.vjp - oastor. 

Mrs. J. D. i .son and Messrs. 
Joe Tucker jr.d Woodie Hodge 
spent the weekend in Los An- 
geles with relatives and friends. "*'* 

Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Lanning ^^ 
were visiters in Los Angeles over 
the week-end. 

Elder J. A. Jackson was in 
Yuma last week looking after his 
farm interests there. Rev. Hayes 
Hayter of Long Beach came to 
San Diego Monday to attend the 
funeral rites of Dr. F. C. Calvert. 
held yesterday. Rev. Hayter was 
a close friend of the deceased 

BID Q«iek. Malar jMnloe •# tha itata agribalnanl 
t'a hmiu MTfle* at Ysaaa, raccivss N«. 1 eepy of mam cdi- 
liaa ut AO-YMr Oab'i Vacatioa Caida to S« «t>i i iia CoHforaia 
fraa HarilTB Hare, Fiemm CM of lbs AII-WiBl4r Su Fesdirai. 
Qiiiek taiiMbiri whca ka held a ckaJa aooM tha old plaak read 
■I Yaaaa •• bah l—ttou for tka pbat ta« p c rtio a<, Now km aad 
follow iaayeetan aaka tkcir inspaetloat plaosaatcr bf haaJbic 
a«l ike gaidtbooka wUck iaclada a cordial wcleo^a te Calif oraia 
dgaed hf Coveraor Obea. 

Mistrial in 
Cose of Cop 
Boy Accused 

jPafrroness Clubs 
Give Lincoln U. 


entertainment committee. The , from 3-4 p, 

public meeting in April will be | Master Arthur Holly was host 

held at Grant Chapel AME | at a garden party Sunday, cele- 

church, as the branch is altemat- i brating his third anniversary 

ing its public meetings betwieen I Games and kodaking were the 

the two churches. 


Th e Roland Hayes unit of the 
WPSC held its monthly open 
meeting Wednesday evening at 

issue with their management. 

the Lincoln sdiool. Candidates 
for membership on the Board 
of Education were present and 
spoke. The election will be held 
April 4. 

Second Baptist 

Sunday morning, the liaator. 
Rev. Thurston Lomax, delivered 
an inspiring sermon from the 
subject. "My People Have Com- 
mitted Two Sins." Sunday night, 
Mr. George Taylor was the gUestt 
speaker. The Ladies Rainbow! 
club, an auxiliary of young 
wohen of which Mrs. Lomak is 
president, met at the home of! 
Mrs. H. McBride Sunday evening 
at five o'clock x;d made pilans 

ban League affiliates and organi- 

zatiODS cooperating with the 

I League in its Vocational Oppor- 

I tunity Campaign art asked to 

' give all possible support to tiiis 

drive and insure that Negroes 

are properly represented among 

NEW YORK. Mar 13 — In re- th» registrants 
ply to a telegram mfonning him The U. S. Employment Service 

AFL Fights 
Anti-Bias Bill 

Mrs. T E Glover. 3017 Valley 
avenue was hostess at a smart 
cocktail party Thursday night 
complimentary to Mrs. Ethel 
Turner of Los Angeles. There 
were 30 guests present. 

Mrs. Bertha Shelton entertain- 
ed the Bide A'Wee Bridge chib 

Thursday afternoon at her home 
Mr C. D. Jolly superintendent 31st and K streets. Mrs. I. M 
of San Diego district of the Gold- Wooden won first prize and Mrs _,,,„„.. , „ ,u„ it_;.-j« 
en State Mutual Life Insurance I Rosa Little was awarded second , «^"^*f4^„^y ^^ ^"'^^'^ ^^^^ 
will succeed Mr. Theo- 1 Prue. Mrs. E. W. Anderson is the ConstituUo^n 
new president of the club. 

The Best Yet club was the 
guest of Mr. and Mrs. Dedman on 
31st street Saturday night. 


dore Brinson as president of the 
local branch of the N.\ACP. Mr. 
Brinson resigned that office re- 
cently, as he Is removing to Pasa- 
dena for health benefits. 

Eunice B. Parker, who has en- 
tered the race as a candidatp for 
member of the Board of Educa- 
tion. IS a native of Boston. Mass.. ^_ __^ 

and was educated m the public ; Redmond was lively and the h 

and normal schools of that city, jon study mteresting. 

She has been a resident of this ~ - 

city for 13 years and has had a 

wide and varied experience in 

crvie work during that time. 

A community carrxpai^ com- 
mittee composed of the follow 

20.— Mar>- Lois Strawn. senior of n.L^^^^ 
ATLANT.A, Ga. Mar. 20. (CN ^t. Joseph. Mo., was this week 
A)— After five days of jurv de- informed that she had been 
liberation in the case ot police- awarded the Alpha Kappa Al- 
man W. F. Sutherland, white, g^a , Sorontv Patroness Club 
whom a 16 year old boy testified Scholarstiip of S25.00. given ar- 
branded him with an iron to nuallv to the most deserving 
force a confession for a burglarv P'5.^?^ o"" »oronty member. The 
he did not commit a mistrial ^KA Patroness Club, organized 
was declared bv District Judge '" '330 is made up of 12 non- 
E Merwm Underv,ood. soronty members among the 

The case reached its climax in ^''^'^ of Lincoln U. facultv mem- 
the horrifving testimony of ^er^ and local citizens. Mrs J. 
QuinUr South, the Negro lad. W. Darnel is president^ 

Another group, the Delta Sig- 
ma Theta Patroness club, of like 
membership ©ves an annual 
scholarship of $32.00 each year 
to a junior girl 3tud?nt at com- 
m.encement. Captoria Drafften. 
of Macon. Mo., is the pre-^ent 
holder of this award. The Delta 
srouo was orgarized in 1931 and 
has 8 members. , Mrs. R. G Rich- 
ardson is president. 

who took the stand as a govern- 
ment witness against the officer. 
The latter was charged on three 
counts of violating civil rights 

i for Its annual Fashion Paradle toi Lee Clark) are the croud parents 

I be held the Saturday night' be-; of a 9 pound son. Thomas, Jr 
fore Easter. ' This group ^ has] Congratulatilns to Mr. J .V. 

great thmgs m mmd for the (tom-i Hayes and company upon the 

ing season. opening of a new. spacious and 

Grant Chapel A.HE , different kind of cafe. It is locat- 

A highly interested audience; ed in the 900 block on East Ana- 

Iistened to a thoughtful and well] helm. 

prepared sermon Sunday niorn-ii Many happy returns to- the 
ing. delivered by the oastor. Rev, folowmg. who are celebratmg 
Hayes Hayter, from the subiect-i their anniversan- this month: 
VP'^Pi'"^^ ^^' Thou Hastj Mrs. Mabel McCov. Winnie Jim- 
Heard. Sunday even mg th° Iodic merson. Cora McCower. .\2eU 
was -Deniocracy. ' Next Sunday j^ter and Bemice Grant, 
evwiing, the choir will render its , 

monthly musical program. Mrs. i 

Helen Irving is the president and k a » ^^i ' 

Mrs. Lelia Jones, the program, M||SIC CJOSSCS 
chairman of this group. 

pasttimes of the afternoon. The 
party was at a climax when re- 
freshments were served and Little 

Arthur blew out the 3 candles on ^. „ ^ ^_^ 

his cake and served his guests. ( Jhat AFL'unioni m" Indiana^ were wUl place emphasis oo register 
He received numerous presents, opposing a bill m the sUte legis- ing workers who may be avaU- 
A^ong those pr«ent were little Mature which would bar from«<ol- able for u-orit or traming in de- 
Misscs Alta Mack. Barbara Ann lective bargaining any union fense mdusuies. However, the 
McBride. Vema Lou Flannigan, which maintains a lilv-whitc Urban League points out that 
Novella Agel Jerry Nickerson. membership. William Green. AFL manv indu-^tries not classified ai 
Makers Cecil Cohn. Jr.. Ernest president, has wired the NAACP present as "esserual to defense" 
McBnde Jr.. Joe and Wilbur, that the unions are ooposmg the may be so classified as the na- 
Walter McCowen. Jr.. Ernest Lee bill because it "would destroy tional progr?- ''n\-elops and the 
Carmichael. collective bargatnmg between war crisis irt / 'iss The League 
Mrs. Winnie Jimmerson cele- employers and employes.' also states '-. . as workers are 
brated another bir.iday anni- j ^^ Indiana House has oassed drawn from non -defense occupa- 
versary with, a Sunday ni g h 1 1 unanimously, bv a vote of 62-0, tions to fill defense jobs open- 
supper Several guests attended i bill No 44.5. designed to remove mgs will be left vacant for un- 
and all brought useful gifU. The ^ discrmiination against Negroes m employed workers. mcludmg 
birthday cake was very attract- j jf,^ plants leaving national de- thousands of Negroes who caimot 
ive. with "Birthday Greetings to f^^^^ contracts quslifv for defense occupations. 

Mother from Elmer and Florita," 

popular son and daughter. 

The Thomas Gwynn ( 


Live a Healthier, Happier, Life 

at Lafayette 


Bethel A.ME Ckorch 

Sunday School at 9 30 a. m. in 
charge of Superintendent Nadme 

At U a. m.. Rev. L. H Owens. 

Young South, holding in hLS 
hand a five-inch »iece of metal 
use a.' a photographer's drying 
tool, described how the police- 
man had heated the electric in- 
strument for "eight to ten min- 
utes' and then applied it to hi.^ 
flesh. He also told of ha^nng been 
slapped repeatedly by Suther- 

Atlanta newspaper men took 
the stand to verify the young 
boy's story. They testified of in- 


So far. 1941 has been a very Lafayette Adult Evening School, 
successful year for the Juliette ' 12th and Naomi streets, off;rs 
Derricote Business and Industrial i instruction in Piano, Voice snd 
Club of the YWCA. The new plan , Chorus. The classes are open 
of plterhating meetings between Tuesdav and Thursday eveningis 
the YW and the homes of the from 6:30-9:30 p. m. 

The piano class gives special 

Thouaands of tr«n Lod women won- 
der » hy backache both*rm th»m — 
why th«y h»v« to \-is'.t the baihroom 
ntttn stBij-ht — »hT flow U »c*nty 
ajid sometimes smarta usd bums. 

Any one of these »>-mptomg n-ay 
mean that your Icldneyi and bl«dd»r 
n#*d attention now before these minor 
rjmotoma may develop into »«r-.ou! 

To flush out excess «»«t» i>oi»on» 
and arid from kldneyi. loothe yonr 

trritatad bladder aad put 
healthful act:-.-!-v ;n'o them, fet a 
35 c»nt partake '>f GOLD tfEDAL 
Haa-'lm Capsaiea and taka as 
directed - 

y«o fee! better ip a 'rw darv — rt'» aa eflae*- 
r»« dia-iftie and kwirev fTi^nulaat that ?»• 
Ivras the perns eaiia«<I H« ri>«itr pteMB W 
•ciatica. nwinua aad r*!»am»tK joist aii^V 
when 1— i:at»d by «:kc**« unr ari^ 

DmI be aa E.4?r MASK WM» ac- 
cept a sobrtitnte — Get G«U 
Haartcoi Ofl Caynles — th 

LMk far the G«U 1 
bM — 35 cents. 

Selassie Fights 
With Propaganda 

LONDON. England. Mar. 13. iCi 

'^°L '*"^'^t*"will"?o?Sl i-e.^;and -pictures-.-of; the | "k^^S hTiTs.t!Sa«oJ^%^uS: 
^^'"rn,°"...^'.'^iL-„?"h?i' ?"™'. 9?^?:..-^"^.L-^^i^!^;ed on into Ethiopia with 'a' new 

members is proving a very hap- 
py one. The officers for this year 
are; Helen Gwynn Irving, presi- 
dent: Leanna Kirltpatrick. vice 

instruction m scales, arpeggios, 
chord building, rapid readmg and 
fundamental tx>sition.?. Hvmn>: 

president: Lorene Hijgins. sec- and easy chorded music are fiv- 
retarv: Lovada Brewer, treSJur- 1 en for those who wish them 

$ LOANS $ 



We La«a Tke MmI «■ Krerytkuc 
a^ Jewaiiy Omr Spedattr »M Bui M 

With Christ? 

f. u^ ,^ '"''.**T^'°t''hJ'^°»f ^"- ^- ^- Savage, matron of the | weapon— propaganda. Even in 
furnished the music. In the ab- Juvenile Detention Home, who this ' 
,. _, u u- '*'"•=* °' '''"• Josephine Wilson, testified that she had dressed 

mg persons having membership du-ectress. Miss Ruby Hubert led several bums on Quintar South's 
m organizauons who have en- ^g ^hoir. ACEL at 6 p. m was ,rms and chest, 
dorsed the candidacy of Mrr urfder guidance of the president; jn the face of overwhelming 
Parker for member of the Board Mrs. Rosa Baker. The 7:.10 p. m ! proof of the policeman's guilt. 
of Education, mclude C. U. J_ouy. service was in charge of the pas- • the Atlanta jurv, unwilUng to es- 

tor. whose message was one of tablish a precedent of declaring 

mspiratioru , white jjoliceman guilty of 

Bethel Baptist Chvch charges preferred by a Negro, | pXag^ boVdered wTtTrVhe^Ethiopi- 

The Junior Missionary Coun- ,greed to disagree. I an Imperial Colors, mastheaded 

with the monogram of the Lion 

•upemtendent of Golden State 
Insurance company: Dr. J L. 
Kimbrough. dentist, president of 
Negro Civic League: Mrs. A E. 
Vorce. Civic League, member of 
Coordinating Council: Miss Cla- 
ra Collins, vice president of N.\- 
ACP, San Diego unit: Mrs. Bebe 

wild country, this proved 
to be a potent factor, for the 
area into wtiich the Negus was 
pressing was Gojjan I^vince, 
long a hot bed of revolt against 
the Italians. 

Selassie's new organ of propa- 
gandfi was a newspaper in An- 
baric called Bandarchen 'Our 

cil of the Western Baptist Sute 
Convention held its second quart- 
erly meeting Saturday in San 
Diego. Bethel Baptist Guild 

Benljs, social worker: Mrs. Tmsa , chapter* actmg as hostesses. 
Smith, ccrrespordrng secy, wo- | .j^^ meeting was preceeded by 
man's Political Study club. | , luncheon served by tlie enter- 

TWC.4 NEWS taming chapters. Mrs. Blanche 

Religious Education Committee Carter. Sute Guild secreUry. 
sponsored iU monthly Vesper presided at the meeting. The pro- 
Sunday with a Family Relations gram for the Sute Meeting in 
theme. Rev. L. H. Owens, local August was planned at this time, 
pastor and his family, Mrs. M. | it was also suggested in this 
Owens, and their two daughters, meeting that special programs be 
Ruby and Clarice, were present- rendered by each respective dty, 
ed during Vesper hour. Rev. Ow- the i>n>ceeds of which are to 
ens gave an inspiring talk on help send representatives to fee 
familT and home life. Mrs, Owens National Baptist Convention. The 
and Ruby rendered a duet and sheets and pillow slips which are 
Clarice read. "The Incomparable [ being prepared for foreign mis- 
Chrwt." Mrs. Alfx McPherson is jions are to be dispUyed at the 
the committee chairman. vanous district meetings before 

The House Committee, chaired the State Convention, when th«y 

Defense Bias 
in Springfield 

A) — The Roosevelt war program 
has brought mcreased discrunin- 
ation for our people in Spring- 
field, he Springfield Armoty, 
producer of the Garand automa- 
tic rifle, hires only a few Ne- 

of Judah. and full of nationalistic 
slogans. Sixty camels with arm- 
ed escort under « British officer 
carried it printing plant as its 
office moved from jtmgle , to 

by Mrs. Emma Thompson, gave will be packed for sending to the ! ^^^ ^^ CaUfomia EAGLE! Suk- 


In Jonesboro, Arlc this week 

— — . - - is Robert Summerrise, well 

groes, and those only as common imown local postal employee, to 

laborers, attend the affairs of hts father. 

At least two plants, both em- xhomas Summelrrise, who passed 

ploiyngg more than 1.000 men. there Mar. 7, at the age of 76. 
working round the clock on war 
orders, refuse to hire Negroes. 

SOLD OCT two hoars after 
pablieatk^ last Ibarsday 

This meeting, which was an 
Inspiration and help to us ;all, 
was attended by girls from four 
of the Sute churches. Mt Car- 
meU Los Angeles, which tent Fe- 
Wet Mason. Jacqueline Bruce, 
Lonita Watson. Antoinette Lomax 
and Clara Ware: Calvary, San 
Diego, sending Luella Roberts 

a SL Patric!# tea Sunday from i National Convention along with 
J to 4 and f-om 5 to 7 in the audi- j those from the other states, then 
tonum. Mrs. Thimpson was as- to the final destination, 
sisted bv Mrs, Cassie Patterson, 
Fannie Ross. Mrs. Lorraine Bess- 
ley and Mrs. Grace Goodwin. 
This committee is working on 
plans to redecorate the kitchen. 
Clav Street 'YWCA furnished 
the program at the Membership 
luncheon Thursday at Central 
YWCA. An interpretation of the 

work done at this center was grv- | and'Lorraine ^an Lowe; Calvary, 
en by Mrs. Charles Hampton, and ! Santa Monica, sent Blanche Car- 
the foUowing members of the | ter. Mae Jewel Holloway, Hasel 
Association: Brlrs. Elethia Kmry, i Tlppena, FTorine Eennea Gladys 
Mrs. Grace Goodwin, of the Com- j Waker and Bethel Baptist San 
mittee of Management Mrs. Ar- Dieg*?, which was r epr es ented by 
cola McWUliams and Alice Wha- I Grade Goodwin. Erie Lee Harap- 
lev from the membership. The , ton. Alyce 'Whaley, Delcia Long, 
Girls' Glee Oub rendered several ; Ahra Oark and Rosa Lee Kelly, 
seleetkxis This prograr n c ame fhe date and place for the 
aa a part of the years' themeof : n^xt cotmcO meeting wiU be aet 
uBdentnding the YWCA. The ^ the State meetinK. 
Ifemberriiip drive is still on, and THE SICK 
a general liwabership meeting is j The Sunshine ehib reported tt»« 

bemg planned for April ». sick for the we^ at General hos- 

Several members of the Busi- pital: Mrs. Roxie Home. Mrs. 

neas and Professional Womens" Daisy Griffin. Mrs. Johnnie Mae 

ehib attended the-5outhem Call- CottM, Albert Brown and Jta. 

lomia mid- winter conference powelL 

held aa the San Diego hoteL At { At Vaudain home: Mrs. Amita 

their next elub meetmg lepui ta ; Banks. Btos. Margaret Harris, 

will be given Of those in attend- ' Bennie Lockey and John Smth. 

ante. Tuesday night. Mar. 11. 11,^ jme HaH la at Mercy hos- 

membcn of thia dab attended | pu^ ,ad lira. Lottie Cole ia at 

the Annoal natfcJB-wide obeerr- > QojQtard. 

■nee of file BusineM and Pnrfes- 

sJenal League of the YWCA, held 

scribe bow! CaU CE. 24228. 

■t tiM Central Young 'Womn^ 
Chriitian AandatiaB. Oar Street 
Ptatnrw nd Pra«Mrioaal Chib 
eeetrlbatcd two ntimbcts te the 
propam. TYtitim*. GotttMon was 
gDaat- a p aake r and sooke en "^i- 
taliiiBC DemocracT-" The Glee 
Chib i W M lnad miffnl niimbcn^ 


Rer. PUnip N. Moore pattM 

of Ytmna's CMS diordi ii spend- 
ing this week here with hit 
fmmihr at 1205 East 43rd street 
R*v. Moore will leave for Tuna, 
Ariz. Friday nji^t 

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If You Fail to Read THE CALIFORNIA CA 

6LE You Moy Never Know 1+ Happened -V '^t 1 


Prof. Hermaii 








In the Matter of the Estate 
of Lillian Cohen, sometimes 
known as Lillian Gray Cohen, 

Andrew J. Cohen, Contestant,. . -, 

vs. Adam S. Rogers, legatee and ^°^^^ send greetmgs to: Eliza 
devisee, Fannie G. Rogers, as '^ n»,.„^„.* 

heir, Rosie Addie Hickey, lega 

To«ir qawtloB will b« aaswercd bi this colaaa ONLY wtum 
• elivvteg of this featun is onclosed with your QUiiSTION, VOUB 
Vate reply, send 26 ceats la coin sad ftamped enreloH 'or my 
ASTROLOGY READING sad r«MJve by return mail my FB£f 
OPINIONS OB say THREE QUESTIONS. Address ail coauBBaiea 
Uou ta PROF. HERMAN. th« ASTROLOGER, care of THE CAL- 
IFORNIA EAGLE. 4*15 Sol Central Ave., Los Aogelos. Cadiroraia. 

Thunrfoy, Moich 20, 194J 

Legol Notice^v^ ' 

SUMMONS -'■' ' 
No. O-201546 

Action brought ir< the Superior 
Court Of the County of Los An- 
geles, and Complaint filed in the 
office of the Clerk of the Su- 
perior court of said County. 

In the Superior Court of the 
State of California in suid for the 
County Of Los Angeles. 

Sudick King, Plaintiff, 

Elizabeth . King. Defendant. 

The people of the SUte of Cali- 

Most of us are always wishing 
for some goal which we feel we 
will never quite reach. We fail 
to realize that deeply embedded 
in each of us. is a force which wc 
seldom utilize — Will Power. 

Looking back thru history, 
one finds that all famous men 
and women were noted for their 
aggressiveness and persover- 
ance: their undying loyalty to 
an ideal, and, an indomitable will 
to attain their end. The f:nal 
outcome proVed .>uccessful for 

We too, can profit from this ob- 
ject lesson by applying this psy- 
chology to our own de.sires. 
With steadfast adterance to vour 
wishes, and the exercising of 
your innate powers of concentra- 
tion, you will find yourself suc- 
cessful in obtaining many of thf 
t%ings you have previously 
ea for, but never felt you would 
someday secu re. 

Are you faced with a difficult 
problem in your daily life: and. 
don't know which wav to turn 
for help? {f so. a wav is now at 
hand. Send a letter to Prof Her- 
man, who. thru the medium r>f 
Astrological Science, will prove 
of helpful assistance to you Don't 
delay; write tod,Tv 

Dear F'rof Herman — I am so 
glad to say I certainly have had 
good luck since you havr Honf 
so much for mc .And f wish to 
say thank you and thank God .or 
making it possible for me to iind 
such a friend ' ■ vou. From linie 
to time you \' / b" henrini! from 
me and mv frir-nds. Your work 
is really WONDERFUL. Yours 
truly. E. T. 

G. M. — Sometime ago I ans- 
wered an ad for writing som>^ 
poems. Later I found out that 
the poem I had .submi'fed was n'- 
right and I was sent an agree- 
ment that upon the oayment of 
S3S.00 mv poem would be «et to 
music. Do vou think i* wise 
for me to send the monev* 

Ans. — I strongly advise your 
investigating the companv fui- 
ther before sending c^nv mon-y 
to them. Any publ'.^hing corr- 
pan in vour own r'.tv will be abl'' 
to give you enough information 
and perhaps offer some tvpe of 
securitv so that i'' vou ec th-u 
with the deal, vou need not be 
afraid I f los'nsr vour money. 

C. F. T— I have noticed n 
certain change m nv wife's at- 
titude towards me'' Is there anv 
connection betwefn this party I 
have in mind and her** 

Ans. — After giving vour ques- 
tion careful consideration. I find 
that your wife has been spend- 
ing a great deal of time w'th 
this oreacher, but she doesn't 
aooear to be interested in anv- 
thing but 'he wf>rk connectet! 
with the church. Her chance m 
attitude towards vou 'las erne 
from your lack of attention -nd 
ccnsideration for h'T. If vou 
check UD on vour ov.ti behavior 
you will 'vnd 'he cause of this 
trouble and rf the change in her 

C. B. n I cm veiv digu'-ted 
with mv oi/blem a% a step-moth- 
er. What do vou suggest that T 

Ans. — M>- "sycho-Mentalist 
Crystal reveals th"- situation tiat 
exists in vour home and T can 
readilv see whv vou .ire desoon 
dent. But T suggest ti^at you h=ivp 
a little more patience with these 
children, as you must reali?" 
heir attitude toward vou was not 
completely their own idea. Some- 
one else had heen talking to 
them, and pu I e evil thoughts 
into their min^ Don't give up 
now, as vou ^\ -^ rircady m.ade ,i 
big change in f^e home and 
brought a great deal of happi- 
ness into their lives. They will 
show their appreciation as they 
grow older. 

M. L. H.— Will I have an oo- . 
portunity to attend college after 
completion of my High school 

Ans.— It is indicated that vou 
will receive a scholar^hin, be-" 
cause of your scholastic achiirve- 
ments and # nir high average. 
Continue thi= good work thni- 
out the remainder of your life. 
and success will come to you. 

F. H.— Dear Prof. Herman- T 
received my Charm 3ag last 
week and it has made 'hingsa a 
little different. Several incidents 
have occured that have h?Dpen- 
ed that have caused me to be- 
lieve this man really loves me. 
since I heard from vou. I wish 
to thank vou for your kindness 
and express my pporeciation of 

• helo. 

your wonderful advice and helo 
R R Jr.— Do you think I will 
do any good if I open a radio 

shop' , , 

Ans.— Accordmg to your lucky 
sUrs and guiding olanets you are 
capable of operating such a shop 
because of /or experience m 
radio work and the studv vou 
have made of radio chemistry. I 
suggest that you complete vour 
plans for such a shop st once. 

L. T.— Can you give me any m- 
formation concemini? the .,e"'P: 
tr beer case and bottV of oil that 
was stolen from my back Porch 

An*..— It appears to me tnat 
some children that live t" votff 
neighborhood stole these things. 
They saw them on the h»r'< norrh 
apd assumed vou re!»Uv didnt 
vaat them any more. When ever 

Legal Notices 

No. U-2003«Z 

Action brought in the Superior 
Court of the County of Los An- 
geles, and ComplE- .t filed in the 
Office of the Clerk of the Su- 
perior Court of said County. 

In the Sup>erior Court of the 
State of California in and for the 
County of Los Angeles. 

Ramona Tapia Morales, Plain- 

Miguel L. Morales, Defendant. 
The People of the State of 
California send Greetings to; 
Miguel L. Morales, Defendant. 
You are directed to appear in 
an action brought against you by 
the above named plaintiff in the 
Superior Court of the State of 
California, in and for the County 
of Los Angeles, and to answer 
the complaint Iherem within ten 
days after the service on you of 
this Summons, if served within 
the County of Los Angeles, or 
within thirty days ft served else- 
where, and you are notified that 
unless you appear and answer as 
above required, the plaintiff will 
take judgment for any money or 
damages demanded in the Com- 
plaint, as arising upon contract, 
or will apply to the Court for any 
other relief demanded in the 

Given under my hand and .seal 
of the Superior Court of the 
. Countv of Los Angeles. State of 
' California, •his 15th day of De- 
cember 1940. 
(Seal Superior Court 
Los Angeles County i 

Couiity Clerk and Clerk o' 
the Superior Court of the 
State of California, in and 
for the Countv of Los An- 
geles. I 
By M. F. Gift. Deputy ; 
James T. Phillips. Lawyer. 33- 
35 W. .\Ioantain St.. Pasadena, i 
Calif.. Phone SYcamore 7-4124. 
Attorney for Plaintiff. 
Date first publ. Jan. 30. 1941 

No. D- 198453 

Action brought in the Superior 
Court of the Count> of Los An- 
geles, and Complaint filed in the 
Office of the Clerk of the Su- 
perior Court of said County. ^ 

In the Superior Court of the! 
State of California in and for the 
County of Los Angeles. ' 

Margarita Martinez, Plaintiff, ' 

Ygnacio Martinez, Defendant. 

Th° people of the State of Cali- 
fornia send greetings to: 

Ygnacio Martinez, Defendant. 

You arc directed to appear in | 
an action brought aga nst you by 
the above named plaintiff in the I 
Superior Court of the State of 
California, in and for the County 
of Los Angeles, and to answer the 
complaint therein within ten 
days after the service on you of 
this Summons, if served within 
the County of s Angeles, 
within thirty days if served else- 
where, and you are notified that 
unless you appear and answer as j 
ibove required, the plaintiff will < 
ta' judgment for any monev or 
dan. ages demanded in the Com- 
plaint, as arising upon contract, 
or will appiv to the Court for any 
other relief demanded in the 

Given under my hand and seal 
-if the Superior Court of the 
County of Los Angelei. State of 
California, this 17th day of Oc- 
tober, 1940. 

(Seal Superior Court j 

Los AngeLs Countv ' 


County Clerk and Clerk of 
the Superior Court of the 
State of California, in and 
for the Countv of Los Ange- 
les. ^ 
By L L. Murstein. Deputv I 

James T. Phillips. Lawyer. 33- ' 
35 W. Mountain St., Pasadena, 
Calif.. Phone .SYcamore 7-4124, 
Attorney for Plaintiff. 

npte Ist oubl. .Tan. 30. 1941 

Cord of Thanks 

We the family of the late Mrs. 
Mary Mahler wishes to express 
our sincere appreciation to our 
many friends for their sympathy 
and kindness during our recent 
bereavement. The beautiful cards, 
telegrams, florals, consoling 
visits and donation of cars for the 
servrcer. Special thSnks to Fath- 
er Wilkins. of the Episcopal 
church. Rev. T. J. Townsend of 
Second AME church: Rev. J. L. 
Caston of Trinity Baptist Church- 
Rev. J. H. Eldridge of McCoy 
Memorial Baptist church: The 
Westside Benevolence Society; 
The Alabama State Club for their 
consoling words and prayers. To 
the Angelus Funeral Home for 
their splendid rendition of ser- 
I vice. 

I Mrs. Mahler leaves to mourn 
i her departure a faithful husband, 
parents and daughter. 

David Mahler, husband 
Rev. and Mrs. S. E. Edwards, 

mother and father 
Valda Washington. dau|^ter 
and a ho»t of friends 

& NEWS] 


I ■ • 

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thorization for said sale under SAN FRANCISCO, Mar. 
the hand and seal of the State I 20,000 were at Bay Meadows op- 
SuWrior"Court""of1thV'state"of l^i*™"*'!^^ ^^ ***** property; i ening day and betting set a new 
California, in and for the Cour.ty I THEREFORE if redemption or high Jerry Giesler, c\hairman; 
of Los Angeles, and to answer '< postponement of sale is not made W. C. Buchanan, secretary; Al 
the complaint therein within ten I P"®*" to said sale, all right of Fiske. censor boss and D. B. 
days after the service on you 'f ■ redemption shall cease and m KeaVney, asst. secretary, were 
Hickey. legatee and devisee. Belle , this Siunmons if served within ' Pursuance of law, public notice is well pleased with the outlook for 
Mitchell, as heir, and Walter L. | the County of Los Angeles, or hereby given that I, H. L. By- the success of the 43 day meet- 
Gordon. Jr.. Executor, and all I within thirty days if served else- """' "^^ Collector of the Coun- ing. 

rv^ro^^c i„«„,.«„««j i_ tu.. iTr:ii _* , .J ' ...» ty of Los Angeles, will, com- Bill Kyne, manager of Bay 

mencing on the 11th day of April, | Meadows, is regular as the davs 
1941, at the hour of nine o'clock i in the week. His track will op- 

\)eth King, Defendant 
You are directed to appear in 

tee ana devisee. Belle Mitchill, i ?^ ""^ii?" '''^°"«{l* *P"^l>'.°",^y 
a..! heir Reeont,H»nt. "= '' | the above named p&intiff m the 

as heir, Respondents. 

The People of the State of 
California to Adam S. Rogers, 
legatee and devisee, Fannie G. 
Rogers, as heir, Rosie Addie 


California Eagle 
Office of the Tax Collector of 
the Coimty of Los Angeles State 
of California. 

WHEREAS, the Board of Su- 
pervisors of the County of Los 
Angeleg adopted a resolution au- 
thorizing the sale of property 
heriei naft er described; and 

'WHEREAS, there is filed and 
recorded in my office written au- 



Lewis Cununings, 37, 1462 E. 
, 55th St.; Fay M. Thomas, 22, 1180 
'E. 50th St. 

I Gerald J. George, 24, 1443 E. 
23rd St.: WilUe Bee HoUy, 18. 
1360V4 E. 33rd St. 

Roosevelt Nash, 30, 1412 E I5th 
St.: Pearl Hicks, 21, 109 N{ Ser- 
i rano St. 

000 daily in 1941. . . Doyle Rich- 
\ acdsoa of Mirmeapolis is doing a 
j big business in smoker suppbes. 
. . Clyde Williams of the same 
city sells more fried chicken 
' than beans in Boston. . . J. J. Bag- 
ley, in St Paul, has got plenty 
of cash and wears the same size 
hat band. . . BiU Freeman and 
Bermy Harper from out Montana 

• Al Garden, 39, 1980 E. S3rd 
St; 'Vivian McGeary, 30. 1365 E. 
21st St 

Ernest D. Owens, 21, 11626 
Gorman, Watts; Beauty L. Wof- 
ford, 18, 518 Oscenda, San Ga- 

William Johnson. 27, 1116 E. 
20th St: Eva Jenkins. 21. 1128 
E 20th St. 

Dover D. Holmes, 59, 726 '/^ E. 
55th St; Seymore J. Holmes, 60 
1428 »th St, Oakland. 

James L. Morgan, 18, 1134 E. 
Washington Blvd.; Inez L. Leon- 
ard. 18, 1490 E. 43rd PI. 

J. J. McClain. 44, 900 E. Adams 
Blvd. ; Elizabeth Braxton, 33. 
1716 N. Stanley Ave. 

Herman WiUiams, 40. 1420 W. 
29th St; Willie L. Hudson. 30, 
1346 W. 29th St 

Patrick W. Bond, 22, 1335 W. 

persoiis interested in the Will of j where, and you are notified that 
said decedent, including minors | unless you appear and answer as 

and incompetents, wherever re- 
siding, GREETINGS: 

You are hereby notified that 
Andrew J. Cohen, the surviving 
spouse of Lillian Cohen, some- 
times knows as Lillian Gray Coh- 
en, has filed herein written 
groimds of opposition to the pro- 
bate of the document heretofore 
filed herein as the Last Will and 
Testament thereto respectively of 
said Lillian Cohen, sometimes 
known as Lillian Gray Cohen, 

You are hereby cited and di- 
rected to appear before said 
Court and to plead to said writ- 
ten grounds of opposition in ac- 
cordance with provisions of Sec- 
tion 370 of the Probate Code of 
tht State of California within 
thirty (30) days after service of 
this citation. I 

WITNESS, the Honorable Jess] 
E. Stephens. Judge of the Super- 
ior Court of the State of Califor- 
nia, in and for the County of 
Los Angeles with the seal of the 
Court affixtd, the 20th day nf 
September, A. D., 1940. 

Attest: L. E. LAMPTON. 

County Clerk 
524 South Spring Street 
Los Angeles. California 

Feb 13. 20. 27: Mar. 6. 13. 20. 
27: Apr. 3. 10. 1941. 

above required, the plaintiff 
will take judgment for any 
money or damages demanded in 
said Complaint, as arising upon 
contract, or will apply to the 
Court foi any other relief de- 
manded ill said Complaint 

Given under my hand and seal 
of the Superior Court of the 
County of Los Angeles, State of 
California, this '"th day of Jan- 
uary, 1941. 
(Seal Superior Court 
Los Angeles County) 


A. M., and continuing from day 
to day, in the office of the Coun- 
ty Tax Collector, third floor. Hall 
of Justice, in the City of Los An- 
geles, offer for sale and sell at 
public auction to the highest bid- 
der, for cash in lawful money of 
the United States, the following 
described property: 

Parcel No. 1085. Strip of land 
com on E. line of Alameda St. 
486.84t ft. S from S line of Aldine 
Square Tr th S 3» 30" E 
10.8 ft th E 250.33t ft. th N !• 59' 
County ~CirrFInd"cierk ot\t^" ^ 17.16 ft th S 89" 40' 'W to 
the Superior Court of the i ^fw/ST °^ ^^^ 9 & 10 T2S 
State of California, in and R13W. The above described prop- 
for the County of Los An- ^""^y ^*s assessed for various 

years as follows: 1931 to 1937, in- 
clusive, to 'Whiting Mead Pottery 
Co. To be sold for an amoimt not 
less than $280.20, plus cost of 
advertising this notice. Location, 
■Vernon City On E side Alameda 
St. between 38th St. ic 'Vernon 


By B. B. Burrus, Deputv. 
James T. Phillips, Lawyer, 3i- 
35 W. Mountain St, Pasadena, 
CaUf., Phone SY. 7-4124, Attor- 
ney for Plaintiff. 

Jan. 23, 1941. date 1st puU. 

erate from Mar. 15 to May 3. 
with Mondays. Good Friday and 
one Tuesday excluded. 

Orchids for Mioland. the mys- 
tery horse which Kid North says 
is "the greatest of all times." 

Wedding romance for Mable 
Rowe, George Ramsey's ex-wife, 
of the Douglas Hotel San Diego. 
Has just returned from her six 
weeks vacation in New^. Orleans 
and Hot Springs. Mrs. Rowe's 
Douglas is doing the biggest bus- 
iness of any colored hotel on the 

Sam Willimas. formerly of 
Frisco, jilted by pretty beauty 
operator Grace Lewis, has ap- 
plied for a gun permit in L. A 
. . . Louie Verette. half owner 
of the Club Alabam in Frisco, 
made a trip to the Mardi Gras, 
Hot Springs and stopped in Tex- 
as. Didn't leave any of the hioys 
out in the cold, and the trip ''ost 
plenty. . . Judson Warren of San 

way are giving Bay Meadows 

the "Zero" for Agua Caliente. , „., c. w j t^ • ,. ,-o„ 

A word from Winnipeg. Cana- ^^,f,t' Maudme Davis, 18, 1787 
da. informs me that Archil Hunt ! 'o 1 .T^ r d 1. «o, ..- 
Charlie Wilson and Charlie Brier „ Sylvester L Roa<*. 29 547 
ai-. stiU showing plenty of speed, f • ^}^ f^ E^'" P*'''*"'- 27, 547 
(''/>ite the frigid climate. . . Py- '^tX,^* ''?. ^ ,,. „ .,„ ^ 
thian Hotel. Hot Springs, with ^.^ouis G. Collier. 25^ 510 E. 
big namts for the bathing season \l\^ %Y- ^era Moten. 27, 230 E. 
and races. New York, Detroit H" o », .. „ ,» ,.«« ^ 
Cleveland. Chicago, Pittsburgh. „"^"7 ^ McMillan. 36, 1438 E 
Louisville. Baltimore, L. A. and 1 1^*'],^^ V "^ Jackson, -36, 1438 
Washington are still represented, t **• ,^'^" ^J- „, ,,.., „ 

Los Angeles runs over with ' ^^V^f^ Monroe. 21. 1442»'i! E 
formal dances and entertainers. 22nd St: Minnie G. Fuller. 20, 
The Berry Brothers. Harris and i ^^^ ^- ^°VP^- _, ,„ ,„„ 
Reeves. Three Rockets. High Hat- l _ "filr^ '''t,,??-^*^^'^' ^h ^^ '' 
ters. Four Tones. Rvthm Rascals, f- 1*"^ ,^}'-^Pi',''°"|^ Winston. 
Ford. Harris and Jones and many 58 926 1-4 E. 31st St 
others. . . When in L, A. stop L,^"'^^^^' CooP*""- ^l. 1«5 E 
and see Patsy Hunter's strip \ ^'■° ,S„''", ^f'^^'li'" J- McChris- 

Ave. ^ 

• SUIMMONS ' Th^ foregoing described prop- Diego, ' George Childs. fim'stem. 

No, D-200563 i fty '* located in the County of Ray Bolton. George Hyson. Ear- 

in brought in the Superior ^* ^^^'^f' State of California, nest (Slickum) Marshall and 
of the County of Los An-' The (•) denotes items improv- 1 George Sprout, top Southland 

tease dancers. 

I Bessie Jones, 1716 Webster St.. 
San Francisco. o\^'ner of several 

I apartment houses with Lloyd 

] James her hubby, just drove a 
new '41 car off the floor and is 

I going places, laying cash on the 

I Dave Miffin. Gene Davis. Mil- 
ton "G-Man' Stroud. Leslie Arm- 

I strong. Jack Burr and 'Trickj'" 
Sam Davis are Friscos top play- 
bovs with plenty of bananas. 
Ted Williams. Lil Hart. Russell 

tian. 18, 1435 E. 23rd St. 

BOY— Mr. and Mrs. Wm. 
Young. 927 >3 E. 24th street, Feb. 

GIRL— Mr. and Mrs Roy Hol- 
loway. (3eneraL Feb. 1). 

BOY— Mr. and Mrs. James 
Jackson. General. Mar. 1. 

GIRL — Mr. and Mrs. Rice Sims. 
General Mar. 1. 

GIRL — Mr. and Mrs. Clarence 
Brooks, (^neral, Feb. 22. 

BOY— Mr. and Mrs. Nordie 


Court „. „„ ., „. .^c ».^.- , . 

geles, and Complaint filed in the ^'^ ^'^^ houses, etc., thereon 
Office of the Clerk of the Su- "owever, no responsibility is as- 
oerior Court of said County. sumed for the correctness or ac- 

In the Superior Court of the curacy of any address, location 


No. 194804 


State cf California in and for the 
County of Los Angeles. 

Rosario Gregg Navarro, Plain- 

Emiliano Navarro. Defendant 
The People of the State of Cali- 
fornia Send Greetings to: 

Emiliano Navarro. Defendant 
You are directed to appear in 

or notation given. 

Property bid in at this sale 
must be paid for -in full at time 
of sale. 

playboys, are starters in the San 
Diego handicap, which may be 
a photo finish, as this bunch is 
sharp as a tack. 

J. C. Sweeney, who is a swell 
fellow, but had lots of trouble 
around Frisco, is doing a come- 
back in L. A. and looks the pic- 

In tiie Superior Court of the I an action brought against yau by ; ^^^^/'P*'!'^?!,' u V"^*''^^ 

State of California, in and for the 
County of Los Angeles. 

In the Matter of the Estate of 
VIOLET J. MILLS. Deceased. 

Notice is hereby given that un- 
der and pursuant to the law made 
and provided, the undersigned 
Herbert T. Mills. Administrator 
of said estate, will sell at private 
sale, to the highest and Dest bid- 
der, subject to confirmation of 
said Superior Court en or after 
the 10th day of I 'arch. 1941, at 
the offices of his attorney. 
James T. Phillips. 33 West Moun- 
tain St., City of Pasadena. Coun 

the above named plaintiff in the 
Superior Court of the State of 
California, in and for the Coun- 
ty of Los Angeles, and to answer 
the complaint therein within ten 
days after the service on you of 
this Summons, if served within 
the County of Los Angeles, or 
within thirty days if served eke- 
where, and you are notified tnat 
unless you appear and answer as 
above required, the plaintiff will 
take judgment for any money or 
damages demanded in the Com- 
plaint, as arising upon contract 

The owner, his heirs or other ture of health. Change must have 
successors m interest, may pre- done him good. . . Sanders King 
vent this property from being sold and his orchestra .back at Jack's 
by redeeming or postponing sale. Tavern in Frisco, is packing 
For this information apply to H. ■ them in. and everybody connec- 
:j^Ji-T' 2,^'Jf'"PtjO"^. Division, j ted with this spot is 100 per cent 
Ti T, ., T.^. solid. . . Neva Peoples and Wal- 

ler Mitchell are a big draw at 
the Town Club, along with Jim 
Robinson, Chet Moran and Fay 
HoUis. head waitress. This spot 
jumps from A. M. to P. M. . . 
Vernon Brown and Louie Ver- 
ette's Black and Tan nite spot 
use Baranco's band and Dee Dee 
Hackett. vocalist, .for the big 
draw. Mrs. Exlinc Harris, who 
had a suite for a fancy dress 
shop in the Dunbar Hotel 'L. A.) 
is very much missed. 

Gladys "Derb" Clayton, ex- 
wife of Buck 'Count Basic) 
is still a show cutic. 

Smith and Ze'lma, Russeil and j ^^""'SO"' '553 E. 96th street Feb. 
Freddie Waldron. Bob Moore and ; ^^-a^^ ., 

wife. Gillv Richardson, Sherman BOY— Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Tho- 
Spates. Dick Ruffian. Bob Mc- | ^^^- Sanation Army hospiul. 
Gee. Sonny Lee. Duke Brown- *^^-^- ., . „ ^ 

ing and Mrs. Birdie Morris are ,°^~trJ\ ^P^ ^rs. Dewey 
Seattles big spcrt«: but none of ^oles. 9622 Alabama. Mar. 1. 
them showed u" at Santa Anita.: i,,^„__,^ "F,^'™^ ^ . 
except Felix C'^ne. U 1 MORERO— March 1. Girl Oen- 

The Ink t L. A. Mon- ; ^'"7. _^„^,„ , 
day nite for the East. A number JAUK.:>UN — James. 66. March 
'of friends were at the station to ' 7- Genera'- Evergreen, Roberts 

LINES— Evelvn. 4t). March 8 
1392\. E. 47th street Lincolr. 

Dated this 12th day of March, 

H. L. B-YRAM. 
Tax Collector of County 
of Los Angeles, State of 
Publish: Mar. 20-27, Apr. 3 
, 38205 




No. 200-376 

In the Superior Court of the 
or will apply to the Court for State of California, in and for the j Clayton 

any other relief demanded in the, County of Los Angeles. and is now Mrs. Jack Coffee 

Complaint. 1 In_the_Matter^ of the Estate of j Bill Ferrell of Chicago came to 

the Santa Anita r?ces in a 1937 

ty of Los Angeles. State of Cali- 
fornia, all the right, title and in- ^ . 

terest of said deceased at the 1 Given under my hand and seal MARY E. PA"YNE, Deceased. 
time of death and all the right ! of the Superior Court of the Notice :s hereby given that 

bid them good-bye. Dalton Bar- 

nett valet to Deek 'Ink Spot'" . , „ 

Watson, has only praise for his ^C."!;"!;'/'- P^°Ples 

new boss 1 aiMMONS — Roxanna. March 3 

'Mr John Doe." clerk at the General. Pav. Memorial. Roberts 
Dimbar hotel was asked to take MITCHELL — James. 64, March 
a rest bv Kittv Nelson, boss. '. General Evergreen. C & J. 

Week' end guests of the Ala- NEVINS— Laro'. infant. Mar. 
bam Theatre Cafe were: Harry 7. White Memorial. Evergreen 
RiU. screen and radio star of the C *= J_ 

Three Ritz Brothers: Countess GIBSON— James. 23. March 
Von Nordenholt of HoUywood. °^ General. Lincoln Memorial. So. 
the Kit Kats (dance team), Fred *^^^i,„D„ . „_, ., „„ .. 

Skinner. Bobbie Gwynn. radio , SHEPHARD— Mmnie. 60. Mar 
star ... and bv the way. tune in , "■ General. Lincoln Memorial C 
on her every Wednesday at 4:45 ^^^J,.„„^ _ ^ , 
over station KHJ. yours truly ' SPARKS— Tom. m. March TO 
knows good singing when he 1 Wueen of Angels. Lincoln Me- 

hears it and I don't mean maybe. ""''^.'1',^^,''^= " * 1 .0 , 

Clara Lewis and Eugene Hen- I , , ^ ATT<-INS— Alma. 42 March 
derson. Angle Rossitto. Midget | '^ General. Evergreen. Ci- J. 
who is running for Mayor of Los | _ HANDY— Callie. 50. March 3 

Angeles. Bertha Thompson, sis- | 

* p T" ^^ , T5 «A.J **^ Xfl-^T^^n— ^ 

General. Evergreen. C A: J. 

title and interest that the estate County of Los Angeles, State of under and pursuant to the law 

of said deceased has acquired by 
operation of law or otherwise, 
other than or in addition to that 
of said deceased at the time of 
death, in and to all that certain 
real property particularly de- 
scribed as follows, to-wit: 

•Lot 34 of the oakdale Tract 
in the City of Pasadena. County 
of Los Angeles, State of Califor- 
nia as per map recorded in Book 
18. Page 55, Miscellaneous Re- 
cords of said County." 

Terms of sale Cash in lawful 
money of the United States on 
confirmation of sale, or oart cash 
and balance evidenced by note 
secured by mortgage or Trust 
Deed on the property so sold. 
Ten per cent of amount bid to 
be deposited with bio. 

Bids or offers to be in uTiting 
and will be recei\'edd at the afore- 
said office at any time after the 
first publication hereof and be- 
fore date of sale. 

Dated this 17th day of Feb- 
ruary. 1941. 


Administrator of estate of Vio- 
let J. Mills, deceased. 
James T. Phillips, \ttomey for 
said Administrator, 33 West 
Mountain Street, Pasadena, Calif. 

Date 1st publ— Feb. 20. 1941 


No. 461169 

Buick and left driving a 1941 
Pontiac, pociris bulging with 
folding money and travelers 
checks. . . "Job Lock" Johnnie 
Davis, globe trotter, drove away 
fronvL. A. in a 1941 Oldsmobile 
and plenty money. . . Charlie Al- 
exander was heard to say "Mfe 
is swell, when you keep well 


No. 199396 

Estate of MARY L. GITON. de- 

Notice is hereby given by tljie 
undersigned Administratrix pf 
the Estate of Mary L. Giton, dp- 
ceased, to the Creditors of. arid 
all p>ersons having clamis againlst 
file said deceased, to present thein 
with the necessary vouchers, 
within six months after the firjst 
publication of this notice, to the 
said Administratrix at the offipe 
of Oavid W. Williams, her attor- 
ney, 2510 South Central Aventie. 
City of Los Angeles. CQunty of 
Los Angeles, State of California, 
which said office the undersigned 
selects as a place of business in 
all matters connected with said 
estate, or to file them with the 
necessary vouchers, within ^ix 
In the Superior Court of t h p I months after the first publication 

State of C-ilifomia in and for the of t^'s notice, in the office of tjie 

Countv o' Los Angeles. , Clerk of the Superior Court ,of 

Int he Matter of JOE VINCEN I 1 '^e State of California, m and for 

MART^EZ. (For Change r ; the County of Los Angeles. 


Whereas. Joe Vincent Martinez 

has filed his oetition with i.he 

California, this 16th day of De- made and provided, the under 
cember. 1940. I signed. Clarence A. Jones. Ad- 

(Seal Superior Court I ministrator with-Will annexed, of 

Los Angeles County I said estate will sell at private 

L. E. LAMPTON. sale, to the highest best bid- 

County Clerk and Clerk of [ der, subject to confirmation of 
the Superior Court of the said Superior Court on or after 

State of Californja, in and the 4th day of April, 1941, at the ' Charlie can be seen in and out 
for the County of xios Ange- office of the Attorney, Clarence ! of the late night spots. Mae Levy, 
"es. i A. Jones. 408 Stimson Bldg.. 129 ovi-ner of the ' "Roxie Apts ' in 

W. 3rd St. City of Los Angeles. ' l. A.. Frankie Coleman and a 
County of Los Angeles, State of couple of *well railroad boys 
California, all the right title and can be seen in and out of th( 
interest of said deceased at the },p^t places, looking sharp 
time of death and all the right. Mitchell Miles of Buffalo. Mar- 
title and interest that the estate shall Miles prother. with a top 
of said deceased has acquired by notch heavyweight boxer. Eddie 
operation of law or otherwise. Bunt, is still going places and 

By M. F. Gift. Deputy 
James T. Phillips, Lawyer, 33- 
35 W. Mountain St.. Pasadena, 
Calif., phone SY. 7-4124. Attor- 
ley for Plaintiff. 

Date 1st publ Jan. 23, 1941 

Other than or in addition to that 
of said deceased at the time of 
death, in and to all that situated 
in the City and County of Los 
Angeles, State of California, and 
certain real property, particu- 
larly described as follows 
\ it: 

The Nortiieasterly 45.9 feet of 
Lot 48 of Grider and Dow's 
Adams Street Tract, as per 
map recorded in Book 54. Page 
25 of Miscellaneous Records of 
said Cqunty. 

Terms of sale Cash in lawful 

money of the United States on 

confirmaticn of sale, or part cash 

,nd balance evidenced by note 

winning, . . Charlie Moore, with 
a stable of boxers in L. A., and 
Clarence Moore, with a stable of 
boxers (no relation), wins one 
or two and loses one or two. . . 
Roy Gardner. Pinkey Palmer., 
to J,ick' Holt. Tite Montgomery. B. 
Hill Joe Miller, Slim Jenkins of 
Oakland can be seen weekly on 
the blvd. between Stockton. 
Frisco and L. A. ] 

Belmont Park money handled 
in 1940 averaged S689.000 per 
diem against Santa Anita's $707.- 

No. 201786 

Estate of GEORGE RAY ROB- 
secured" by mortgage or T r u s 1 1 ERTSON. deceased. Notice is 

(er of Jimmie iRoad to Manda- 

lay I Miller of the Alabam. Mrs. 

Minnie Miller Mr and Mrs MURRAY'S RANCH HAS 
Spears. Charlie Fineman. "Pork c a kj CD AVJflCfn 
Chops" Patterson, guest enter- 1 ^'^'^ rKMr>«V,l)V.U 
tainer on Sunday evening mati- MATRON AS GUEST 
nee. Amiel Brown. (Hot Shot). 1 VICTORVILLE. Mar. 20-Mrs 
Artie Young, Dizzy Dean, famous Mabel Dodge of San Francisco 
baseball player, Lillian John^n I ^.^ g^^^ ^^ Murray's Ranch for 
and Bene CJreene. Wynonie Har- , ^^.„ ^.^^j^j oonvalescing from 
ris, Nyas Berrj-. Mr. Coleman. 1 an attack of- 'flu' Mrs rSdS- 
Mr. Hebbe and party front the I claimed a Complete recovetV 
Rhum Boogie. Sneak of the I away from the fog and dampness 
Rhum Boogie, Alley Drisley Bob of the metropolitan citv 

l^'^r^' J^'^"'' > ^"rr»r. Vn^" t , ^rs. _ Catherine- E. Carrere and 
Smith. Marguerite Carrere. -Tom- fa^iiv of Elsinore. in an effort 
mie Johnson Lillian Lindsay. ^ ^ fj^j ^ higher and drver cli- 
Mrs. Leslie Madison Mr Allen, ^atf. are residing at Murrav^ 
Benton Woods. R. A, Jackson Ranch for the season. Alreadv 
Mrs. Patterson M r s Harold 1 i^,^ Carrere reports improve- 
Brown. K. E. Taylor Dr. E^ I. ^ent in the condition of the fa- 
Robinson and party. Mr. and Mrs. n^^y, all of whom are sufferers 
Curtis Cleveland. Everett Walsh, f^om sinus 

Mrs. Herman Hill Mr. and Mrs. ^iss Florence Mills of New 
James Thornton, Mr. and Mrs. York and Albert Abnev of Los 
Thomas of 'Frisco. Mr_ and Mrs, .^^geies are still to be "found al 
Vaughn of Chicago. On Thurs- Murray's Ranch and are so well 
day night the Doll League enter- satisfied that thev are remain- 
tained at the Alabam Theatre ine for the entire summer. M i » s 
Cafe with a cabret charity ball. I Mills and Youne Abnev h •» r p 
really have to hand it to you boys been guests at the Ranch since 
on the a\-enue for being so swell early in January. 

The weekend in \"ictorvil!e 
was warm, sunny and very beau- 
tiful and the ranch was alive 
with visitors. 

Among those visiting Murray's 
ranch were Mr. and Mrs. James 
C. Healey. Mrs. Mollie Keener. 

to the Doll Leaguers and sup- 
porting their cause. 

Black Dot McGee is so afraid 
he will miss a portion of the 
show, especially the "Patsy Hun- 
ter" number, that he starts 
throwing his hat in the check 

Clerk of this Court for permis- 
sion to change his name from Joe 
Vincent Martinez to Joe Vincent 

Now therefore, it is hereby or- 
dered, that all persons interested 
in the matter aforesaid aptiea'- at 
Department No. 34 of the Sn- 
oerior Court, at the City Hnll in 
the ritv of Los Aneeles, Coun- 
ty of Los Angeles, State of Cali- 
fornia, on the 22nd dav of April 
1941. at the hour of 2 o'clock (P. 
M.) of said day. and then and 
there to show cause if any they 
have why said chanpe of 
should not be granted. 

It is further ordered that a 

Dated March 11. 1941 
istratrix of the Estate of siid 

David W. Williams, Attorney. 
2510 South Central Avenue, |ios 
Angeles, Calif. 

Mar. 13, 1941 date 1st pub]|. 


No. 202905 

In the Superior Court of the 
State of California in and for the 
Countv of Los Angeles. 

In the Matter of the Estate of 
„,,„„ ALMA BURTON, also knovmi as 
, ALMA E. BURTON. Deceased. 
Notice is hereby given that the 

Deed on the property so sold. Ten 
per cent of amount bid to be de- 
posited with bid. 

Bids or offers to be in writing 
and will be received al the afore- 
said office at any time after the 
first publication hereof and be- 
fore date of sale. 

Dated :This 18th day of March. 

min istrator-wi th-Will-annex- 
ed of the estate of Mary E. 
Payne, deceased. 
Qlarencc A. Jones. In pro per 
408 Stimson Bldg. 
Los.' Afigeles, California 
VA. 1764 
Date 1st publ— Mar. 20, 1941 

iL js lurmer oroerea mat a -..-. i catjaw ir TMrnrAfJ 

copy of this order to show cause j Petit'°n of SARMI FDUNCA^ 
be published in the California J?'" Jhe P^obat.? °1 ^ill of Alma 
Eagle, a newsoaner of general i Burton, etc.. I>?ceased and for 
circulation published in the Citv the ^issuance of Letters •Te^ta- 
of Los Angeles. Countv of Los '^f^^^^ ^^'^f in o'el^k a ^m 
Angelei. State of California, for ^'i" ^e heard at 10 o clock a..m.. 

you wish to keeo something it is 
best to store it either in vour .ee'- 
lar or some other place of lafe 

four successive weeks next pre- 
ceding the date set for the hear- 
ing thereof. 

Dated this 17th dav of Feb- 
•iiarv. 1941. 

Presiding Judge of the Superi- 
or Court. 

•/•."S J- ™Uta«, Uwyer, 

Calif.. PiMme ST. 7-4124, Attor- 
■er for PethkMier. 

Date 1st publ.— Feb. 20. 1941 

No. 201-132 

Estate of MARY E. MARO, de- 

Notice is hereby given by the 
undersigned as Administratrix of 
the estate of Mary E. Maro, de- 
ceased, to the Creditors of. and 
.ill persons having claims against 
the said deceased, to present 
them with the necessary vouch- 
ers within six months after the 
first publication of this notice, to 
the said Adfninistratrix at the of- 

s«« lipiSii4 S>ja2 's,"' q'?.-:»,i5:iT^„*'a 

Superior Court of the State of 
California, in and for the Coun- 
ty of Los Angeles. 

L E. Lamoton. Countv Clerk. 

By J. P. Hackerman '^ -"ty. 
Dated March 17. 1941. 
SOS Blodgett BnlMtar 
Los Angeles, CaUfomla 
A^+omev for Petitioner. 
Mar. 20, 1941. Date 1st Publ, 


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408 Stimson Building. 129 W. 3rd 
street, in the City of Los Angeles. 
County of Los Angeles, State of 
California. wh'->h said office the 
undersigned sficts as a place of 
business in all matters connected 
with said estate, or to file them 
with the necessary vouchers with- 
in six months aftel- the first pub- 
lication of this notice, in the of- 
fice of the Clerk of the Superior 

..." * 1 " ■ i, 


hereby given bv the undersigned | 
Executrix of the i^ast Will and 1 
Testament of George' Ray Rob- 
ertson, deceased, to the Creditors 
of. and all persons having claims 
against the said deceased, to pre- 
sent them with the necessarv^ 
vouchers, within six months aft- 
er the first publication of this 
notice, to the said Executrix at 
the office of (t;rispus A. Wright, 
her attorney. 1105 E. Vernon. 
City of Los Angeles. County of , 
Los Angeles. State of California, ^ 
which said oilice the undersign- 
ed selects as a place of business 
in all matters connected with 
said estate, or! to file them with 
the necessary I vouchers, within 
six months after the first publi- 
cation of this notice, in the office 
of the Clerk of the Superior 
Court of the State of California 
in and for the i County, of Los An- 
geles. \ 
Dated March H. 1941. 
Executrix of the Last Will 
and Testament of said De- 
ceased, i 
rristms * . ! Wright, Attorney. 
IIO.*! East Vernon, Lo«: Anteles, 

Mar. 20 '941 >late 1s t publ 

Court o* th»> State of California, 
in and for thei County of Los An- 
eeles. \ 

Dated: Marjh 18. 1941. 

MILDRED F. MARO. Adminis- 
tratrix of th«5 Estate of said De- 

darenoe A. Joaes. Atty', 408 
SiirasoD Bnilffing. 12<> We«* Srd 
Street. I>os Angeles, CaW^r^fti. 
W 1164. 

Date Is't pijbL— Mar. 20, 1940 

'.-\\ -. 

room from the front door and Mr. Melville Tucker. Mr and 

never waits for his check. That Mrs. Robert Babbs. all of Los 

"Pretty" in the chorus has really Angeles. Mr. and Mrs. Robinson 

got Dot punchmg the clock ... ^nd two small sons were also vis- 

ketch on?? You have just one j,o,-s for the dav Sunday 

night (Thursday) to see he p^day nipht ' Mav 28, there 

show at the Alabam before the ^.j,, ^ ^ ^^,, ^.^^^^ 

new show begins. The present ^ored by the Chamber of Corn- 
show includes, Pretty Ruth. G.v-- ^^^^^ ^f Victor^•ille for the pur- 
ens singing sentunental and ^^se of financing the Sunrise 
swing with plenty-^ of per^nality faster services s;^nsored bv the 
and omph! Patsy Huntere chorus r^,. ^lavton D. Russell of the 
in "Satan takes a Holiday', the independent Church «f r-h^ief 
Three Rockeuwitih their version andTheTr choir "' ^^'"^ 

of modem tap dancmg like the __^ 

avenue kats like it". Jimmie Must have b*-en a little mix-uo 
Miller singing "On the Road to Monday night. The 4 Tones had 5 
Mandalay", Trees and 1 Poiu-ed air\s at the Alabam. Anv trouble 
My Heart Into A Song; The Kats boys' They will be leaving the 
and Jammers of Rhythm (Ree^^es avenue for a few days and while 
and Harris I with new dance they are gone all of' vou pretties 
routines fresh out of Harlem, can 'sorta kecth up" on your 
Bonnie Brown doing a "Slave sleep because where thev are eo- 
Dance". Buck (Woodpecker) 1 ing will call for more than se^n 
Woods, emcee at the Alabam and j cents car fare. 
Baron Morehead with his Barons ] TilHe had the right idea Sat 
furnishing music fit for a king, nite when she served chitferlines 
Cee Pee Johnson played the and chicken all nieht I think 
Sunday afternoon matinee and Baron Morehead and his Barons 
by popular request he has a .re- got the best end of them Plates 
turn engagement for next Sun- 1 were not large enough (bowls 
day afternoon at the Alabam. ^ served their purpose) 

Hats off to Charles Strather of 
Oakland who has been appoint- 
ed assistant clerk of the^U. S. 
Circuit Court of Appeals, in hear- 
nig cases for the months of Feb. 
and March. TTiis court is next to 
the U. S. Supreme Court. 

The Memo with Kathleen La- 
Mar producer of the show, is 
bringing to us some swell "stufT, 
Wynonie Harris, is swinging nite- 
Ivat the Memo. 

" Sonny Howard can't be seen 
looking on every show at the Ala- 
bam now', however, he pays it a 
visit nitely. We all miss her 

Turkey Thomoson let the bovs 
dwon Monday nieht but he can 
take it No hard feelines Turkev. 

That little guy wasn't so smart 
who caused "papa" (flower man 
on- the a\-enue) to iniure hhnaelf 
seriously Sundav. pdor sports- 
mpnshin fellow. 

Every Monday night is Ama- 
teur night at the Alabam. If rou 
are talented don't fail to let "the 
public know it. Register at the 
club any afternoon or night dur- 
ine the week. 

For anv infoTnation write or 
wire J. (k)uld. 1716 Webster St, 
San Francisco. Calif. 





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FOR RENT: Nicely fur. room, 
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TOR BENT: Unfur. 3-nn. bouse, 
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FOR SALE; Furniture werstuff. j 
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Call RL 7597. r-6-2 

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23391. r»-l 

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S4« E. 35th St L. A.. CaUf. 

To- may enroll at office 
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Prira room for Employers 
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FOR RENT: 2 furnished rooms, > 
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furnished single apartments, 
adults, shower. 1305 N Com- 
monwealth Ave NO. 22924. 

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1039 E. Jefferson at Central 

ADams 12061 

ROOM & BOARD: Care for 
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21476. r-6-2 I 

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WANTED: Single lady employed 
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FOR RENT: To adults an attrac- 
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master bedrms.. hdw. floors, tile 
bath and sink, automatic heater; 
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