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•• :^%s->^M^jrr, ■ -T " *— - >**** ' ' •l ii-'"T—-fir* A NIW HEADLINE c_> :j „."■ . *r£ %% h.Z< ~*& k> K*^* ^ A <g.-a-trl - C.fU What Are the New Frontiers? 7. I& this the end? Has civilization as we know it come to a elose- and are the great cycles of time, turning as relentlessly as the tides of the ocean, about to swing into new orbits?'Are the frontiers closed to us? Is there no future? No—the only frontiers that have been crossed are those of geography. The frontiers of the mind, of research and Idiowledge, are virgin wilderness, marked only by the footpaths of those intrepid adventurers who dared to think . ahead. Never .before has there been such an opportunity to learn. There were never so many things to study, so much to be found out. Every day discoveries are made beside which the conquests of Columbus or the ancient voyagers pale into insignificance. Each adventure in knowledge, each new discovery paves the' way for others far more important to mankind—for each rests upon a broader, firmer base— and offers far greater possibilities to the next inquiring mind. But Youth says—"We want to get ahead—to make a living. WE haven't the opportunities to carve out a life for ourselves that the pioneers had." Haven't the opportunity? With our three dimensional lives opening up new trades, new professions, new types of work—or new ways to improve old ones? There are not the same opportunities—and there are no easy jobs—but the pioneers to which they so glibly refer did notv have easy lives and their work was not that to which they were accustomed. They had to learn., Youth today has the opportunity of going, on from where the previous generation left off, -with the same initiative, resourcefulness and adaptability. They can "go further because of the efforts of those who preceded them: .Man's opportunity is limited only by man's knowledge and;,his ability to utilize his experience. There,is always a place in the world for "the learning individual—-"he "wiirj thinks—who wants to give his best and to make his work the Jfee&ns of helping others. ,Tlie, frontiers are not closed. Beyond them lies a challenge to stir the courageous in heart and spirit—a challenge to do and dare, and to find out! Will Germany Split Apart? Early in the war the British and French had great hopes of what could be accomplished by propaganda. They sent' flocks of aviators over Germany to drop pamphlets urging the, German people, to overthrow Nazi rule. Apparently thisjforni of attack.accomplished little. The German people were, told that this propaganda was all lies, and they were gullible enough to believe it. ,The hope -is still entertained by many that the German people will get disgusted with the war, and will rebel violently against the losses they are sustaining and will finally throw put Hitler and his crowd and submit to reasonable peace terms. They would save themselves great distress if they wd*uld do so. - ,Xhey are told that they were tricked and deceived when tiliey laid down their guns "in 1918. It was said that the allied leaders promised them a peace of reconciliation and friendship, based on President Wilson's fourteen points. These promises, it is claimed, were not fulfilled. The Nazis further claim that if the Germans give up now, they will.have to submit to an even more disastrous settlement. ft,is unfortunate that after the World war England and France .did nbt adhere more closely to the understandings on which peace was secured. If the Germans had won that Avar "they would have imposed,far. more severe terms on their beaten foes. Anyway the Germans feel they either have to win the "war or else be crushed to earth. So they fight with a terrible determination. They are like a man who holds a mad bull by the horns. He may not be able to hold on, but he. dares not let go. *-_. The,Nazi government has treated the conquered countries,, with, such atrocious cruelty that it may well fear what will.happen if it surrenders. So it seems doubtful if anything less' than severe military defeat will lead those Germans to quit. When the war ends, it is hard to see how permanent peace can come unless there is an attempt on the part of the victors, whoever thejr are, to produce a genuine reconciliation. Pooling Their Brains We've heard a lot about shortages in the defense pro- ..gram. Silk, copper, aluminum—the list is growing. But we haven't heard much about the greatest shortage of all—the shortage of facts. Facts about" taxes, strikes, priorities, price control and other vital problems affecting business in the inidst of the greatest upheaval in the history of private enterprise. America must Have such facts. That's the only way we can solve the complex problems ahead. The Congress of American Industry being held in New- York next week by the National Association of Manufacturers will be a big step toward passing the facts on to the na- tidn's industrialists, large and small. Men in the know about current business problems are going to get together and thrash them out. They have a big job ahead of them, but t»e fact,that they're pooling their knowledge and experience in this congress indicates their determination to solve their , difficulties with speed and accuracy. VOL. 19—No. 6 NORTH CANTON, STARK COUNTY, OHIO, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 3, 1941 $1.50 PER YEAR North Canton Wins State Defense Stamp Contest Fifty-Six Students Earn Scholastic Honor in Second Grading Period Senior Class Members Keep Up High Class Work Record Regardless of Increasing School Activities North Canton-high school students are getting down to their daily studies with a seriousness that reflects the spirit of the times. With the releasing of grades for the second six weeks grading period which ended at Thanksgiving time, 56 boys and girls in the upper six grades were given recognition as honor students for the excellent work they have been doing in the classroom. Some of them, carrying more than the number of courses required of them, still maintained high averages and others, with all but one grade over the 90 maik, are also included in the honor roll. Unlike many senior classes which have gone before them, the present class continues to place a large number on the roll, even though class activities may take more time away from their studies. In the senior class, Phyllis Groom, carrying six credit subjects, received grades of more than 90 in all of them while Glenn Golloway, Virginia Lesh, Karl and Kenneth Schug, carrying five cre*dit subjects, also received all grades above 90. David Fry and Evelyn Metzger, also members of the senior class, carrying five credit sub jects, received four grades over 90 and one each in the SO's. Ruth Frye and Richard Claypool.carrying the regular number of classes received all grades above 90 and Del Schlemmer received all but one of his grades with marks above 90. Only three members of the junior class achieved a place on the honor roll. They were Barbara Curry with all grades above 90, Doris Day with all except one grade above 90 and Elve Keith, carrying five subjects, who received four grades above 90 and one 89. Six members of the sophomore class, all of them carrying five subjects, received four grades above 90 and the other in the SO's. They were Patty Bernard, David Gibler, Jean King, Gene Shook Jeanne Smith and Alice Wise. De- lores Kintz, carrying five subjects, had grades above 90 in all of them .wiilo. Lc£.*-is. S&'ri'-.-ziz -Did;. _I^iL-•- stone, and Robert Mathie had all four of their grades above 90. Carol Price received grades over 90 in all except one of her courses. Ten freshmen made the straight honor roll with all- their grades above 90. They were Richard Braucher, Joan Broeske, Peggv Capley, Doris Chelpka, Robert Ebel. Jack Kintz. Inez McDowell, Arthur Schneider, Don Stover, and ;.**!: (Continued. on -Pa.ge . Three *; 6- Missionary Group to Give Play Sunday Sunday evening at 7:30 ihe Woman's Missionary So'ciety of the Community Christian church will present a playlet, "WJio Follows in His Train." Leading parts will be taken' by Mrs. W. O. Golloway, Miss Blanche Wenger, Mrs. Douglas Miller, Mrs. Donala Erbland and Kenneth Schug. The music will be given by the senior 'choir under the direction of Ernest Fryer. The program is an annual one presented by the women of the chuich for mission work. All pe; sons, are welcome te attend. Handy Wolfe Candidate for Naval Academy North Canton Senior Named for Honor By Congressman William Thorn - Handy B. Wolf, North Canton high school senior and active member of the basketball and football teams, has been nominated as principal candidate for admission to the Annapolis Naval academy by Congressman William R. Thorn He is the son of Mr. and Mrs Grover R. Wolf. In addition to his outstanding spoits activities in high school he has also served as a lifeguard at the North Canton swimming pool. Alternate candidates who were also nominated were Donald J. Spanagel, son of Captain Herman Spanagel of the U. S. Navy, first alternate; Ned Scheetz of Millersburg, second alternate; and Robert Heckert of, Massillon, third alternate. Study Club to Elect Officers Discussions to Be Held on Bill - - xritr —"Kigirlo 'iirid "Stalill'S American Power" Election of officers will be hek< at the meeting of the Plain Township Republican Woman's Study club meeting to be held Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the home of Mrs. Smith Witter on West Maole street. Also on the program. Mrs. Catherine Neff Cox will give a review of the "Bill of Rights" and there will be a discussion on the article, "Stalin's American Power" which is in the cm rent issue of Readeis' Dia.est. A short quiz will also be held. Send Mail Early, Postoffice Warns With the beginning of December and the very,first indication of the annual Christinas rush at postof- fices, postmasters throughout the country are urging their patrons to get their letters and-packages into the mail at the earliest possible moment. Due to the fact that there may be heavy use made of the railroads in .transporting troop movements of soldiers home for the holidays, it is possible that there will be less facilities than in previous years in handling Christmas mail. This, coupled with the fact that there is expected to be heavier mail than ever before, all persons are urged to get their parcels and cards into the mail at once'if they must travel any distance, and the earlier the other Christmas greetings are sent out, the better. 3 Momm MV£ YOU FORGOTTENWrOM? Literary Glub Animal Dinner io Be Monday Officers for Coming Yeai- to Be Introduced The annual banquet of the Ladies Literary club, closing their season of study, will be held Monday evening, Dec. S at La Belle Mere in Canton. New officers- who will take over their duties the first of the year will be introduced at tlie dinnei'. The banquet will start at 6:30 and the program committee in charge of the evening's entertainment aie Mrs. M. M. Rubright, Mrs. A. L. Morrison and Mrs. Ed McCarty. For the past year the club lias been studying neighbors of Ameri c& to the north and the south. At the last meeting held in No veniber, Hrs. Harry Wise was hostess. Mrs. E. L. Garman gave a paper, "To the North Lies Labra- doi" and Mrs. Mayme Schick gave "Parade of the Provinces." Will you help her... against her worst enemy ? HER worst enemy? Tuberculosis! Hore people between 15 and 45 die from tuberculosis than irom any other disease! Yet tuberculosis can be wiped away. Since. 1907 your Local Tuberculosis Association has helped reduce die annual death toll from 179 to 47 per 100,000. Join this fight! From now till Christmas send no letter, no card, no package without the Christmas Seal that fights Tuberculosis! Buy -. CHRISTMAS SEALS The National. State and Local Tuberculosis Associations in the United States J Women of Reformed Church to Organize Guild Thursday Bt*9 ;• Christmas £....„, Seals ^S- Greentown Homes Get Numbers All Houses in Village to Be Numbered for Identification Through the efforts of Fred Marker and other members of the Greentown Civic association, all residences in Greentown have been tabulated and numbered and by Monday of next week all residents are asked to provide house numbers for their homes. This stop toward bringing tlie small town up to a high standaid of living has been started to make it more easy to identify homes in the village. In case of fire or in directing strangers to the homes the numbers will make them much easier to find. The villagers received then- house numbers earlier £his week and all numbers are expected to be placed in easily seen places by ne::; week. A list of the homes and their numbcrs is to be placed in each business establishment in the village so that thev can be used by the general public. New Group to Combine All Units Into One in Merged Evangelical Reformed Church AU women who are members of Zion Reformed church are invited to attend an organization meeting of the Woman's guild to be held in the church Thursdav evening at 7:30. The new organization has been d.'^igned to combine the various groups of women's organizations into one unit in the merged churches, Evangelical and Reformed. At the meeting Mrs. Harry Mohler will be in charge of the devotions and Mrs. Harry Bierie ana Mrs. Biooks Gibler will speak on the purpose of the Women's guild. Rev. M. E. Beck will give an inspirational challenge to the women in their work. Special music on the program will be a trio, Mrs. Russell Youtz, Miss Evelyn Chenot and Mrs. Clark Wehl, accompanied by Mrs. Ward Mathie at the oigan. There will be a business meeting followed with a fellowship hour in .the^social rooms of the chuich. '" • *—: o' Lutheran Woman's Society Meeting Christmas Party to Be Held Wednesday Evening The annual Christmas party <-f tlie Woman's Missionary society *jf Xion Reformed church will be heli: in the church on Wednesday evening1, December 10. The program will start with a pot luck supper to be served at G o'clock. Mrs. Leo Snyder will be the speaker and Mrs. William Baker will conduct the devotions. There will also be an exchange of gifts. Mrs. Orval Mollett, chairman of the program committee, assisted by Mrs. John Arter and Mis. Gordon Carle are in charge of the arrangements for the program. They will be assisted by officers of the society, Mrs. Tom Friend, Mrs. Harley Smith, Mrs. Clifford Himes, and Mrs. Paul Pontius. o Hoover Girls Enter Central States Tourney Five Representatives to Participate in Tournament for First Time Five members of the Hoover Girls' representative bowling team will travel to Saginaw, Mich., on Saturdav to take part in the Central States tournament lo be held there. It is the first time the tt-ain has entered the tournament although they did take part in th<- stale tournament last year at Da>ton. Members of the team who will make the trip are Millie Floom, Coletta Rothermel, Marcel la Wagner, Doris DeYarmon and Sadye Richards. They will leave Satuiday and return Sunday. P. T. A. MEETING ~ A forum discussion on school problems was held at the Parent- Teachers meeting Tuesday evening and a brief business meeting was conducted. Refreshments were served bv the sixth grade mothers. Mrs. Garrle Cocklin Succumbs in Home Held held Funeral Services to Be Thursday Afternoon Funeral services will be Thursday at 2:30 in the home and at 3 o'clock in St. Jacob's chuich in Middlebranch for Mrs. Carrie Cocklin. wife of Thomas Cocklin of Bliddlebranch who died in hei home in Middlebranch Tuesday morning after a brief illness. Mrs. Cocklin was a life lesidenr of Stark county. In addition to ht.r husband she is survived by two sons, Gilbert of the home and Foi- est of Canton; one daughter, Catherine of the home, and three grandchildren. Rev. C. L. Wai stier will he n charge of the services with bunid in Snyder's cemeteiy. The bod.' was taken fiom Spiker funeral pr.r- lors to the home on Wednesday. o Local Minister, Choir to Conduct Vespers Rev. 31. A. Cossaboom and mem- beis of the junior choir of the Community Christian church wil1 conduct the first of the Christmas sen-ices on the Vesper hour ove" radio station WADC Sunday afternoon at 4 o'clock. Rev. Cossaboom has chosen ii his topic, "The Christmas Goal" and the choir will be directed by Miss Jean Moirison. o Grade School Club Meeting December 11 The Grade School Mother's Study club will hold its next meeting Thursday evening, Dec. 11 at 8:00 o'clock at the home of Mis. W. H. Mellon. Mrs. Milo Bixler will be the assistant hostess. Rev. Wilbur Goist of Brewster will be the guest speaker for the evening and will discuss the topic, "Religion in the Home.'' School Earns Grand Prize for Human Interest Angle Pictures of Judy Swope, Goddess of Liberty, Band and Grade School Children Spelling Out Letters Aid in Getting Highest Approval of Judges. Police Continue War on Reckless Sixteen 'Arrested Duri n g Week for Breaking Laws In Europe a war is laging which kills hundieds of peisons each day and all the world stands shocked at the atrocities which are told by those who come from there. In America just as many persons are killed annually, yet most persons seem to be ignorant of the cause and completely careless when it comes to affecting a cure. The highways of America are fast becoming more dangerous than the battlefields of Europe and it is fast becoming a necessity for the citizenry to join police ofticeis in stopping the carelessness that leads to these deaths. During the past week in Noith Canton and vicinity police officers arrested 10' driveis who weri charged with bieaking laws designed and passed to protect the li\v» and property of other individuals It is ceitain that the police will continue to arrest drivers who persist in breaking motoi ing laws. Those arrested bv local ofi'icr-rs were Samuel Allen of Hudson. Robert L. Kramer of Canton, who was charged with resisting an off.- cer, Emerson Erskine of Canton, E. H. Heckett of Butler. Pa.. John MacCarson of Shaker Height,, James Chalmers of Ecorse, Mich., Carl J. Dimer of Rising Sun, William Christy of Akron, Paul Man- gin of New Kensington. Pa., Dan Rufo of Canton. Harry Boyil of Akron, Charles Atkins of' Canton, Harold Farley of Akron. Paul E. Eascher Jr. of Akron -and Gus Girves of Akron. The onlv driver anested hv deputy sheriffs w:: Fred Lucian Vallee of Akron. Engineers Entertain Membeis of the Hoover Engineers club and tneir wives were en- teitained at their annual club ''inner Wednesday evening in Sue Ming's reslauiant. The program committee, with C. E. Boger as chairman and toastmaster, assisted by G. T. Piper and G. F. Weidman, presented the women with individual eoisayes. Short talks were given bv Bc> Buchtel. G. P. Daiger, H. H. Bo\ >r. C. C. Coons, Ii. B. White, O. B. Sutton, Mrs. C. C. Coons, C. G. Troxler and D. G. Smellie. In the brief business meeting officers were elected for the coming year. o Miss Dorothy Neff Jr* Topping sixteen Ohio colleges and seventy-one other high schools, North Canton high school was awarded the grand prize in the le- cent "Defense Savings" program sponsoied by the high school and backed by tlie P. T. A. Word was received at the school Tuesday morning that the highest prize of S375 had been awarded to them for the series of pictures and data which they had submitted from their program put on to help in the sale of Defense bonds. In announcing the prize, the judges stated that they were particularly impressed by the human interest which was shown in the pictures submitted by the school.- Among them were several photographs of Judy Swope, daughter of Coach Ray Swope, containing slogans such as "Cents for IJefense" with a picture of her dropping pennies into a small bank, and "Give That We May Live" with another photograph. Another was a picture of the Goddess of Liberty poitrayed by Jean Masline, holding a torch aloft; in another photograph the high school band formed the letter "V" in single line formation; and in still another pictuie the band and the grade school children spelled out "Buy U. S. A. Bonds." The contest was conducted by the U. S. treasury department, defense savings staff for Ohio, under the direction of Harold H. Breslow, executive secretary. According- to the rules of the contest, each school was required to submit stories and photographs showing how they promoted the sain of Defense Bonds and Stamps. Prizes were awarded solely on the infoimation submitted by each school. Competition was keen and ths judges required extra time to make their awards, leaning toward 'the entries which best evidenced the need for the sale of Defense Bonds and Stamps. Judg-es for- the - -contest -were I.ouis Biomfield, Ohio author and farmer: Giove Patterson, publisher of the Toledo Blade; A. C. Ernst, president of the Ernst and Ernst Co. of Cleveland; H. W. Hoover of the Hoover Co.; and Kerneth Ray, stats director of education First prize in the college .group was avalded to Xaxier university in Cincinnati: second prize went to K">nt State university and third prize to Wooster college. In the di- viMon for high schools with over (Continued on Page Three) o Or. OarfSs to Address Miss Dorothy Neff -will be vhe j guest speaker at the meeting yi j the Junior Woman's club Monday evening at 7:30 in tho Community building. She is to tell a Christmas story. Theie will also be sinking . f Christmas carols on the program. Members of the club are invited to attend a dance at1 the Akron Cit" club, sponsored by the Akro-i Junior Woman's club on Saturday evening. Ohio State Coach to Speak at Booster Club Meeting Dec. 11 Movies to Be Shown at Open Meeting of Ohio-State-Wisconsin Game Carroll Widdoes, member of the Ohio State univeisity football coaching staff will be the guest speaker at the meeting of the Noith Canton Booster club Thursday evening, December 11 and will show moving pictures of the Ohi 1 State-Wisconsin football game. The meeting, which will be held at the high school at 8 o'clock, is open to the public and all members of the Booster club are urged to je there. Mr. Widdoes, who coaches the blocking backs and fullbacks at the university was foimerly assistant football and basketball coach at Massillon high school. He will explain details of the Ohio State- Wisconsin game as he shows the movies. The meeting will honor members of the North Canton high school. _ football team who have completed i" a highly successful season. Greentown Ensemble to Give Special Music on Program Di. Schuyler Garth of Youngj- town will be the guest speaker at the meeting of the Stark County Teachers' Institute Saturday in Timken high school. Special music on the program will be given by a tocal ensemble from Giec-ntown high school, directed by Wendell Fair and the Beach City high school band, di- lccted by- David Stanton Jr. Miss Margaret Rodgers of Mid- dlebianch will preside at the departmental meeting for English teachers; Clarence Wagner v,f Marlboro will direct the meeting for the Industrial Arts division; Preston Lawrence of Jackson township will conduct the Social Science division; and J. B. Freeman of Jackson township will be in charge of the music division. o Rotarians to Attend Intercity Meeting Men Will Skip Thursday Session; Go to Minerva Friday Membeis of the North Canton Rotary will skip their regular meeting Thuisday evening but will hive their meeting Friday evening when they attend an Inter-city meeting at Minerva. They will attend the meeting in a group. The program at the meeting last Thursday evening was a talk on defe'nse work, illustrated with pictures, given by Mr. Kemptbome of the Kempthorne Motors Co. of Cleveland. GftROLL C. rttvzc&s Thieves Enter N. C. Supply Thieves who broke in through a coal chute window of North Canton Supply Company Monday evening stole approximately 16 case;! of shells, six cases of shot gun shells, one pair of boots and three pair of goloshes. Deputy sheriffs were called and are still investigating the case.
|Title||The Sun. (North Canton, Stark County, Ohio), 1941-12-03|
|Place||North Canton (Ohio); Stark County (Ohio)|
|Description||Beginning June 28, 1995, published as The sun journal.|
|Submitting Institution||North Canton Public Library|
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|Place||North Canton (Ohio); Stark County (Ohio)|
|Description||Beginning June 28, 1995, published as The sun journal.|
|Submitting Institution||North Canton public Library|
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