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. VOL. 1 NO. 52 Published Every Friday Drew Field, Tampa. Florida Friday. March 5, 1943 "MISS DREW FIELD" CHOSEN TONIGHT 1 Red Cross Drive IS ONE OF THESE GIRLS MISS DREW FIELD ? ? ? ? ? ? ? For Armed Forces F.riday night will see a great beauty contest at the Service Club, where Drew Field soldiers will select, by popular applause, the. most beautiful and person able civilian employee at Drew Field. Some dozen beauties in formal clothes selected b y the val'ious civilian departments .at the Base, _will parade before Aspiring for the tiile of Miss Drew Field, are over a dozen of he good-look:ng girls to be found in the various dep.!rtmenis about Drew Field where civilians are employed. Above are a few of the contestants who will vie for the title. From left to right (top): Paullete Saintout, Base. Pearl B. Foster, Base Engineers; Elizabeth Blizzera, Post Exchange; (center): Marth:J. Blackston, Post Exchange; (bottom row): Maida Baker, Rescue Boat Office; Peggy Bruns, Base Transportation; and Lucy Barber, Post Exchange. an eager audience of pulchri-from other Air Bases in Florida,, will be a floral display by mem tude fanciers at 10 p.m. sharp, in the fi n a l selection of "MISS bers of the Tampa Federation of under the direction of Captain AIR FORCE." This will be done Garden Clubs, and the selection Chester K Delano, Special Serv-just prior to the Tampa premiere of a flower to be known through ices Officer. There will be the of Warner Brothers' "Air Force," out the United States as the regular Friday night dance, with the big war picture partially "Mary Ann," the name of the Fly the Deep Sleep Eleven furnishing filmed at Drew Fie l_d last summer. ing Fortress which i s the h eroine the. music, and the American Le-Miss Air Force will queen it of the picture, "Air F orce ." gion Auxiliary and the Defense over all the events in connection Among the candidates for the Mothers furnishing the good-look-with the premiere, and will get title of Mi ss Drew Field arc ing girls. BUT MISS DREW notional publicity. Plant Park, in Madge Glenn, Mary Ann Place, FIELD WILL BE ONE OF THE Tampa, will b e the scene of a and Louisa Amaker from the 26th GALS FROM DREW FIELD. program which will include the!' Sub-Depot; Mae Beitz from the Photographs of all contestants fina l selection of Miss Air Force, Quartermaster Sales Commissary; have been taken at the Base Phoand a concert by the Drew Field Madeline L and from the Hospital; to Lab, and will be on display at Band. A veteran of the battle of I Dorothy Cleveland from the the Setvice Club for everyone to Bataan will give an eye-witness Bachelor Officers' Billeting Of look over carefully. Miss Drew 1 account of the fighting there. An-fice; Dorothy G eiselman of the Fieid will compete with girl s other outstanding event of the day S ervice Club; Martha Blackston, To Start Soon With the appointment of Lt. Col. Robert W Maloney as Exec utive War Fund Chairman, Col. M elvin B. Asp sta t e d that the Red Cross drive for funds for services to the armed forces would begin within the next .few days. Assisting Lt. Col. Robert W. Maloney will be Major Rex W. Le Fevre, representing Aircraft Waraing Units; 2nd Lt. Herbert I L. Minner, represel'lting Air Corps Units, and Miss Hazel representing civilian personnel agencies. Also assisting Lt. Col. Maloney will be Captain Harry Doster, Public RelatiOns Officer, and Captain Chester Delano, Spe cial Services Officer. They will serve as publicity and special projects chairmen,. respectively: Vice-chairman. in charge of the principal military and civilian units on the post will be selected shortly, Lt. Cauline Bostick Bi

Page 2 ,. Wanted': A .. : DREW FIELD ECHOES Sgt. E; Knipper'3 .. Weds in Lakeland On Monday .evening March 1, at Lakeland; Florida's College Heights Methodist Church, Miss Lillian Ruth McAfee of Lakeland; became the bride of Sgt. Edward C. Knippers of Hq. &, Hq. Sq., III Fighter Command. The church altar was appropriately banked with palms and large arrang!= ments of white gladioli. The bride, the daughter of the Rev, and Mrs. H. H. McAfee, wearing the traditional bridal gown," was given ih rriarriage by her father. Mrs. Joseph F Brooks of Orlando was matr'On of honor. Best man was Pvt. Orpheus Stiver of Drew Field. The six attendants were friends of the bride and groom. Mrs. Knippers is at present a teacher in the Sarasota. public schools. Prior to his entrance in the Army, Sgt. Knippers taught in various high schools in Sabine ; Pardsh, La., and currently is a in search of a classroom-left to right; P'fc Robert Parsons, Pvt. Don Alverson, T/5 James Reed; Sgt. Edward C Knippers, Pfc. Donald Daugherty. (standing), and Pfc. Alvin Amsler. Siit Alverson earned part of his I Q E h ( ) penses by doing odd: jobs during n ne C 0 es the summers. In his junior year at college, Don was vice-president Six ex-teachers in one outfit! of his class. Now he works in Hq. Pity the poor students they left A-3. behind them when these six solIn addition to being an out-! di&s, all members of Hq; & Hq. standing organist anfi pianist, .S!{:, l-fl. .Fighter Command, get toPfc. Robert Parsons taught these ,getller and discuss teaching ex-musical instruments as well as peci.ences. Or do they Fi:ench and music theory at a: pri teaching experiences? Probably vate school in Massachusetts. Bob, nQt. Probably they discuss notha native of Boston, attended tl?-e ing more weighty than when they New England m :are going to get their furloughs. the Boston Umvers1ty Sgt. Edward C. Knippers, a CollE7ge of and the tive ot:abine Parish, La., taught vat01re Amencam at Fontal?ein the various small town schools bleau, France, on scholarships. in. lhat pal'ish for six years after Parsons .studied at the latter hi..<> graduation from Louisiana school in 1939 and was hurried State Normal in 1934 Knippers, J out of France when hostilities bewho tau:ght commercial subjects gan. In addition to having worked llsed. the earnings he received 1 as a leader at summer camps in while driving a bus during his l'lew.liampshire, Parsons coached .spare hours at college to augment tenms and had charge of enter hiS schelarship and student .astainments there. Bob is in the .sistantship. At present Ed is a A-3 section. cleiic in the .A-2 records r.oom, I MUNE y LOANED m.entary schools of Bald Knob, ON ANYTHING OF VALUE w.-va., for two years before his TAMPA LOAN. CO tacmy induction. need received his tea_ching certificate from Concord "TAMPA' S OLDEST AND State Teachers' College, Athens, MOST LIBERAL" W. Va., in 1940 Active in 908 FRANKLIN STREET nmral sports and dramatics while .at college, Reed at present divides his time as a medic and clerk be'tween the III Fighter Command S!Argeon's office and Dispensary. Another comniercial teacher f'as Pfc. Alvin lVI. Amster, now v.rocking i.il the Adjutant's section .and at presently squadron col'!'e spondent for the Echoes with his Sea Breezes column. Amster grad'tw.ted from Western Reserve Uni versity in Cleveland, Ohio, and afterward taught in several of the .high schools and junior highs thete. While attending college, Al 0 pa!'ticipated in intramural athlet. .. ics; was a writer and photogra-1 pher on the college newspaper I and magazine staffs. :Vfith a total teaching career of --eight years at Ohio State Univer sity and in a county high school, Ffe. Donald Daugherty is at pres -ent: a member of the A-2 publicaiions setcion. A graduate of Ohio State, Daugherty held a fellow ship and earned the gr.eater part of his expenses during .summers, vmddng on labor gangs. During his college years, Dan participated in intramural lJaseball, football and tel');nis. Pri or to induction he was a news reporter and afterward. en F3.ged in research and administrative work for an edurational society in Washington, D C 1 Pvt. Don Alverson, who hails from: Jackson County, Alabama, ;received his B.S. degree from Florenc e State Teachers Col lege, Florence, Ala. in 1940. After graduation he taught. physical ed===r1LiiA 1"\A "I" En l"E:tEl""E-ltcaUon. math. a.nd science for one 33FH'!H;Vt"'i +& K KM\iE year at a Florence junior high. if 9 46 &Til -#ittiMSi'f!\l.JIII' SERVICE NEEDS FOR SERVICE MEN COMPLETE LINE OF llC Shirts Slacks Chevrons Garrison and Overseas Cops in O.D. or New Forest Green 916 Frank lin-Street clerk in the Intelligence Section at Third. Fighte r .Command Headquarters. He is. the son of Mr. and Mrs. A. W. Knippers of. Florian; La. "All babies belong to the state !11 Love? Marriage? Home? What meaning can they have in a land where even "romance" is r egimented where they make sure that women bear the "right kind" of chlidren or none at all. H 1 T L E R S CHILDREN" From Gregor Zehner's bestseller, 'Education for Death' SUNDAY AND MONDAY 11Pittsburgh/J With Marlene Dietrich John Payne Tampa and Zack Phone 3003-Sc, 22c Saturday and Sunday 11The Navy Comes Through/1 Pat O'Brien, George Murphy /JLucky Legs11 Jinx Falkenburg Robert Hayden March 5, 1943 EXC.EPT MONDAY 1 1 I Sc f a r e 1 On -Dav:is :IS-land Buses LEAVING GRANT'S CORNER :E'RANeKUN : :AND CASS STREETS rp-RO,DUCED BY )HAl a THEATRE VISIT TAMP A'S YEAR 'ROUND PLAYGROUND 711 GRAND CENTRAL RIDES GAMES EATS AMUSEMENTS ADMISSION to Grounds FREE C h 'II Special Rides for Children Th 'II I S Soldiers and Sailors Welcome rl S A TAMP A-OWNED INSTITUTION Bring Your Fainily and A NICE PARK FOR NICE PEOPLE EFtM wtt''M4MW& mrrrwse e IF YOU HAVEN'T ALREADY DO IT NOW!!! j M E E T Y 0 U R F R I E N D S A T T H E SARATOGA BAR Corner Fortune and Franklin Dancing Every Night in the Blue Room to "JIMMY GARDNER "South's Best Negro Rhythm" BEER WINES LIQUORS Sunday Matinee Dancing Phone 7988 TAMPA'S ONLY Nl'IE CLUB Featuring 3 Floor Shows Niely 8 10 -Midnight DANNY & DON'S .-JEWEL BOX IN I T E CLUB .91l TAMPA :Dance-to the Sweet Music


M.Wch S,' l'!f43 Drew Red Cross Office Doing Very Important Job was made and an emergency furlough granted. The soldier caught the next train home. Whenever the case is critical enough and there isn't time to verify the emergency by telegram, the. field director handles the case by long "A fi eld director of the Ameri-distance telephone. can Red Cross is on duty 24 A -Red Cross field director has hours daily," said Mr. Dan M. no office hours, rendering his Hartley, field director at Drew services at any hour of the day Field. "It's his job. the or night. All information is conmultiple needs m the. fidential and there are, of course, armed at_ all tunes. no charges for any service. In speakmg thus, Wherever the soldier goes, a was not for 1t 1s h1s Red Cross field director will be ?ut:y to ma.mtam. serv' thr;re. They are now stationed 1ce m dealing w1lh the vanety. C!f with our troops in every country problems developmg among !!Ill!where our armed forces are. tary personnel at Drew F1eld, -----touching human tragedy in all of b A t th E ee g its phases. 1v1ee e ngm rln By its .congressional Officer of the 304th the Amencan Red Cross 1s the official organizatiOii. acting as a medium o'f communication beBy S.SGT. A. E. DESHON Pinellas Army Air Base tween the people 6f the United After chasing 1 st Lt. Claude L. f}reene around, the line for 45 1ninutes, and their armed forces. I finally caught up to him, to find a Opening in March, 1942, with a very modest but cono:cnial person, and staff of one man and one secreevPry inch a real soldier Lt.' Greene, born in Avon, New York, tary, the growth of the field ofattended the Syracuse University, fice at Drew Field has been com-where he majored in engineering. He t 'th th f left school and joined the Air Corps in mensura e Wl e expansiOn 1 020. After looking the Armv over, he the air base. Today the staff con-decided to star at the bottom and sists of Mr. Hartley, five assistwork up. Greene started as a private ants and three secretaries on the In the rear ranks. He took each step base, and one assistant field director, a recreation worker and a ficer and 1st Lt secretary in the Station HospitaL T-T<> b"en to man:v such as The field director's office furHamilton, nishes numerous services to miliWooed And Won tary authorities, such as hOine Wl1ile "t -Field he met a young lady by the name of Miss conditions reports, emergency Thelma E. Blackbum. who had just furloughs, and transfers to the finished Louisiana State Teachers ColEnlisted Reserve Corps. Other l,ge. After courting her for the duration of his resist e nce, he didn't say services in his province include now long they were married. such tasks as trying to persuade Lt. Greene attended Chanute A.M. aberrant soldiers to return to thel'r "'rhnol in 1930. Since then he has attended more schools than most of us posts after going A.W.O.L., and have stood pay call. He attended furnishing information pertain-Curthss Airplane school. Packard Rolls t 11 1 Royce school, Sperry nstrument school, Ing o rnsur ance a owances, al ot-Pioneer Instrument school and Kolls-ments and claiins. man Instrument school. The field director is always I While statione<:J at Barksdale fie]d d 'th bl l t 1 ho knew a certam S.Sgt. who was m concer ne pro I e a mg charge of the Base Fire Dept. This to the locatiOn of mrssmg rela-s. Sgt. is now B ase T ech Inspector at tives of soldiers. Pvt. Adams for Drew Field a 1 st Lt. also. Yes,_ Lt. Gneene and Lt ShrRck were enhsted example, came to the off1ce sOine men together. L t: Gre ene says, "Say months -ago and declared that he hello to Shreck for m e." had not seen his mother since he It i s men like Lt Greene who "keep 'nm flymg." He knows Ius Anplanes was frve years old. Hrs parents from start to finish, not fro m hearsay, had separated and he had gone but from actual experience He has to live with his father in a northdo!lle eventhm 1rom swe_ep the han. and pull K.P. to Engmeermg Ofern state. He had only flimsy ficer Our hats are off to you, Lt. clues as to her whereabouts. After Greer..e. weeks of extended correspond-ence, which followed an itinerary through California, Oregon, Canada and the Canal Zone, the mother was located finally in Arizona. She, too, had been trying to discover the Whereaoouts of her son, and at long last they were able to contact each other. Welcome Soldiers! "TAMPA'S ONLY MUSICAL. BAR" Find,s Lonq Lost Mo:ther Or take Pvt. -Walker' as another Hear Your Favorite Songs example Nothing is so disturbing CIGAR&;TTE LIGHTER FOUND The ..'>erson who lef:t a cigar eiie lighter in the office of the Base .Ration Board may obtain lighter by calling at the Public Relations Office. Base Headquarters. LOST: A billfold containing $21.00. B pass. and photographs. vvrll finoer Please return to Pvt. Leo F. Delaney, 724th Sig. A W Co. Finder will be gener,...Pc::h.,. 1P"':IIr8rded. FE "FOR YOUR ENTERTAINMENT AND,DANCING PLEASURE" ClUB HI-HAT 1204 FRANKLIN ST. NOW PRESENTS lEE B ; A R RET T And Her Nationally Famous Orchestra Every Nite -7 P.M. Till PADDOCK B A : R "Not a Jock Joint-But a place just to a soldier as no news or bad news.. Pvt. Walker had been transferred four times within a of five weeks. During this interim he had received no word from his mother, although he had written her regularly. In his imagination he created serious emergencies at home. His commanding officer, observing that something was troubling the boy, sent him to Mr. Hartley's office. A telegram was dispatched to the Red Cross chapter of the soldier's home town, and they investigated the case, discovering that his mother was well_ and had written to him regularly In a few hours the soldier was an entirely different man. C HESTERFIELD BAR like the one back home-where you : : can bring your .wife or sweetheart I for a drink, a chat and fine music." JACKSON AT TAMPA ST. Emergency Furlough The following is an example of hundreds of cases handled each month. Cpl. Jones received a telegram from his sister informing him that their fathet was in a critical condition. The matter was referred promptly to the field director, who sent a telegram of verification. In a few hours the answer came back. The doctor had stated that the soldier's father was dying and recommended that the soldier come home. Not havCASS & TAMPA STREETS l !..,_O_p_en_F_r_o_m_B_A_.M_ _to_l_2_P_._M_.-' We Give SERVICE to SERVICE MEN! lJ#fiavul, s6-95 Regulation Form Fit Forest Green 0;0. Pinks F o r e s t Gi-een Zipper $10 Fly 917 FRANKLIN STREET. TAMPA 872 Central-St. Petersburg 531 ing sufficiPnt money to his transportation expenses, a loan .,. Palace Skating Rink SULPHUR SPRINGS -NfVJ flOOR SKATES Admission: Nights .. 30c "SKATE ON. 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DREW FIELD ECHOES March 5, 1943 ... .. : The Drew Field Echoes Champion GLENN R. Ross, Publisher AI Drew TAMPA ARMY NEWSPAPERS I ------------B=-u-si:-_n_e_s_s_o-=-=-n=i_c_e_: ----------"Everything happens. to me!" P. 0. Box 522 1115 FLORIDA AVENUE moaned Chris Scheuring, mail-, TAMPA. FLORIDA Phone 2177 toter.for one of Drew Field's SigAll advertisements contained in :this newspaper are also contained in :the MacDill Fly Leaf. Minimum ADVERTISING RATES FURNISHED ON REQUEST. A newspape r published exclusively for the personne l of Drew -Field and devoted to military interests and the Unite d Natiom: n a l Corps companies. That was last week, just after Pvt. Arthur Bradley, champion letter writer of the world, landed in Chris' company. Victory. Opinions expressed in this newspaper are those of individual writers and under no circumstances are they to be considered those of the United Stcites Army. Advertisements in this publication do not constitute a n endorsement by the W a r Department or its personnel of the products advertised. But Bradley himself is a pleasant fellow, and best described with his own words: "6x44x225x llD. That llD means h e wears that size G I. shoe. The other just means that he's six feet tall, 44 years old, and weighs 225 pounds. Words of Wisdom For Soldiers Who Always Bellyache sions, because the water for shav-He claims the world championing and showering is cool, ship on letter writing (and mail ber that the other men on the receiving) with an estimated battle fronts may have to wait 6,000-word output in one fourdays for a shave or shower. So relax, soldier. Statione d here month period. And he has re ar there, you are still fighting ceived as many as 40 0 letters in So some of you don' t like Flor-for your country. one single mail. It is no wonder ida, or Drew Field, eh? Why ------IC that the mail orderly of his com-not? Are you receiving harsh 15 y Old S t I pany is uncomfortabl e. treatment? Are the officers tyr--.ear-ergeon writing start-ants? Can' t you go into town at Discharged from Army, hke many others which were the exact moment you so desire? J mterrupted, back when he was a Are you working too hard? MILWAUKEE, Wis. (CNS) -1 civilian. That was in his hey-dey Listen, soldie r, I've been at this Many a private likes to dream of 1 of pencil pushing. He's a product field over a year and a half, and getting out because he' s over age, of Detroit, and worked with the I believe that there are places but a sergeant has been kic ked out J Chrysler Corporation there. As much worse w here a soldier can of this man's Army because he a member of UA W-CIO Local No. b e stationed. was under aJ;e-just 15 years old. 13, h e organize d what was called Have you thought about the Johnny Maras is back home' tbe Servic e Contact Committee of soldiers, some of your own bud-here all safe and sound after he I the local, writing letters to fellow dies, who have been sent to got into the Army by fibbing a members in the service. As the Guadalcanal? They CAN'T go to bit and then showed he was a 1 thing grew, mariy other organizatown, they CAN'T take a day off, good enough soldier to get three .1 tions adopted the same idea, to they CAN'T take it easy work-stripes the hard way. contact brothers in the service. ing! Johnny was having the time of After this, he used his l etters And your fellow soldiers in his' young life at an embarkation 1 to organize Red Cross classes, North Africa-do you think they post when his colo:t:el 11 f irst _aid classes, blood donprs, a:t:d are having a good time of it? If how old he was. A little bu d told CIVIlian defense work. He did you do, think again, and you'll him. (Maybe it was the stork eve rything but sell bol').ds. "I'd change your mind. which brung Johnny back on like to have a twirl at that," he You men who complain because June 20 1927: J smiles. you're "stuck" here at Drew Field, The "old man" sauntered up But right alon g here, Bradley instructing, or doing other neces -one day when Johnny was await-was called into the Army. After sary work. Remember, if it were in' shipment and said, "I've found his induction, he has changed his not for the instructors and adout how old you are. You're only address so often that his mail has ministrative men on THIS side of 15." a hard time catching up with him. the ocean, we wouldn' t be abl e "Oh no, sir," said Johnny, "I'm However, he still keeps on writ-to send men across to beat back 18." ing, mostly postals. the enemy. In order to fight, men Old "Buzzard Shoulders" chuck-I n the Army since November must know how. And that's why led. I checked up at city hall," 4th, he spent a few days at his you are here. The men can't be he said. induction center. From there he sent across. to fight unless there s o Johnny confessed. was sent to Miami, and then to is someone who knows how to The colonel continued, "You Camp Crowder, Mi,ssouri, before arrange for it. Administrative know Johnny, you're the first 15-finally landing here at Drew. Be m e n may sit at a desk, and inyear-old sergeant I've found in cause of physical handicaps, he is structors may stand in a Classthis Army." unable to take marches or heavy room all day, but their job is Regulations are all. powerful, duty work, but is famous for his just as important as the soldier and there was. nothing the old ability as a K.P. pusher at Kitche n at the front. boy could do except boot the in-23, and other light jobs. When you grumble; on occa-fant sergeant out. Besides lettei: writing, Bradley's _:_:_:__.::.__.:::_ __ __:_ __ _;_ _____ _:________ hobbies are stamp collecting and Rookies In //Hullabaloo From china collections. Bradley deeply believes in the value of l etter writing. And his interesting l etters, running from ten lines to t e n pages-from mimeographe d copies to postal cards -carry plenty of first-class journ alism. His appealing account of the Army' s Christmas dinner, which 'was printed in his home newspaper, was enough to make a civilian go "over the hill" to get in on the Army chow. 'These three dead-pan rookies keep watch over the au dience during the course of "Hul labaloo from Drew," which played the circuit of cities and towns in the Tampa Bay area. In Bradley's home neighborhood, they have the motto: "When in need of advice or anything else, tell it to Bradley. Now that Bradley is in the Army, they still write him all shapes, sizes and forms .of letters. H e was gigged twice during the week after Christmas, because of the boxes, parcels and wrappings h e h a d around his bunk, received from friends back home: Bradley can write a n y type of letter-social, business, consolation, and what have you, including the language of the 'gators and hep-cats. He answers a n let. ters he gets-and that's not hay, either. Drew Field soldiers. It turned out to be so good that it was started on a road tour of the Florida west coast, and already has been shown in Tarpon Springs, Lakeland, Sarasota, T ampa and ot.her communities. _____ __ __ Soldiers on Furlough Con Get Ration Points Sodiers who have been worry-ing about how to eat a square meal at home in the midst of all the current r ationing, without taking food out of the mouths of the rest of the family, can set their minds at ease. They haven't been forgotten. A member of the armed forces on furlough for a week or more, who doesn't have a book, can get from the loc a l ra tion board a certificate for 16 points for each week. ________ -jc: ______ __ G.l. Song Sheet Offered So1diers WASHINGTON (CNS)-A G I. song sheet has been offered U S. Men, have you evei thought graduate of Hempstead High much about that uniform you School, Hempstead, N. y ; holder Have you ever stopped to of an A B degree from Kenyon realize the things for which it. College, Gambier, Ohio, 1933; and stands? It stands for a great deal. a 1936 graduate from the General It stands for America, the land Theological Seminary, New York we love so much; for her beauty, City. her richness her vastness; also For three years he was ass for the principles upon which our ant rector of the Trinity Chur. ,; Nation was founded. It stands for Princeton, New Jersey. Fro,;{ the ideals of life, liberty, and the 1939 until entering the Army, he pursuit of happiness. was of St. Bernard' s Parish, Our uniform stands for the sa-Bern&rdsville, New Jersey. crifice s which others are making, The chaplain was commissioned or have made, in defense of our a first lieutenant at 'Bernardsv ille, Nation. It speaks to us of the New Jersey, on October 28, 1942, brave men in our history who and was sent to Drew Field he have shed their blood for our i s now officiating in Chape l No. 4. fair land. The uniform you wear Chaplain Haight is the son of stands for everything fine, and Mr. and Mrs. John S. Haight, of decent, and lovely in our America. Hempstead, New York. You may wonder why the ques-tion was raised. Sometimes, it -jc: ____ would appear, soldiers do not appreciate the importance of the kakhi. They seem to forget that it sets them apart, as r epresentative citizens. They appear to b e care less of the fact that what they do reflects On every man who wears the uniform. Men, be .proud of your U!).iform Do all that you can to make it the symbol of that America we hope to bttild. Wear it r emembering these from that great hymn, "America the Beautiful": "0 beautiful for patriot dream that sees beyond the years, Thine alabaster cities gleam un dimmed by human tears! America, America, God shed His g race on. thee, And crown thy good with bro. therhood from sea to shining sea." -------. *--------This Is Your Chaplain One of a dozen Protestant chaplains on Drew Field is Chaplain John Malcolm Haight, 30, formerly of S t. B ernard's Rectory, Bernardsville, N evi J e rsey. Chaplain Haight, a member of the D elta Kappa Epsilon, is a Church Call Protes:ta .nt Services: Sunday-11 a.m., Chapels No. 1, 2, 3 4 and 5 8 a m ., Holy Communion ( Episcopal), Chape l No. 4. Sunday Evening-7:30, Chapels N o 1 and 4. Wednesday-7: 30, Chape l No. 5. Jewish Services: W ednesday-7 :00 p m., Chapel No. 3. Friday-7:15p.m. Chapel No.3. Saturday-7 a.m., Chapel No. 3. Ca:tho1ic Masses: Sunday-6:15 a.m., Chapels No. 2 and 3; 9 a.in., Chapels, No. 2, 3 and 5. Daily-6:15 a m., Mon.,. W e d., Fri. and Sat., Chapels N o 2 and 3. 5:30 p.m. Tues. and Thurs., Chal} el No 2. Chape l No. 1, corner of C and 8th streets. Chapel No. 2, between 5th and Gth on E. street. Chape l No. 3, corner 2nd and Tampa Bay Blvd. Cha p e l No. 4 b etween 2nd and 3rd on L street. Cha p e l No. 5, b etween 2nd 3rd on N street burde n The other i s a b out S .J.,i, by' w ill b e over, and we can be to. 1 :. I gether a gam. 11 m e 1es. The pocket size car lies A hour later she e nlisted in words ':"h1le the then Auxiliary Army has mustc f01 VOice and piano ac-Corps. Then she returne d home expecting a n empty house-a soli-The Ma1 ISsue tary dinner. Instead there was !,s tl: e Miste i h e r husband, wearing an apron. The1 e :'\; e Suc)1 Thmgs, .. stirring a n ome l e t It. I Had t h e Cr "Surprise, dear, I haven t been I ve G?t Sixpence, and accepted," h e said. PI a 1se t?e d and Pass the "Surprise, dear, she replied, Ammunition. I have!" Husband Rejected, Wife Is Accepted '=, W:) STAR KOSHER DELICATESSEN CHICAGO (CNS)-Mrs. Fre d eric Armom, 23 years old, kissed her husband goodbye when h e left to take his Arms examination B e a good soldier, dear," she said. "I'll carry on." She wept a bit, then said to herself: ''I'm going to help him. The sooner we all get into t!1is the sooner it All Kinds of Herring, Lox and Smoked Fish. Impo. :ted and Do mestic Cheeses. Kosher Wines. All Kinds of Sandwichea Open Till 11 P.M. 805 Gr. Central. Ph. H 29842 LOST OR STOLEN FUNDS c WILL RUIN YOUR fURLOUGII You can obtain 100% protection for your money by changing your cash into American Express Travelers Cheques; They are spendable everywhere and if lost or stolen, are refunded in full; Issued in denominations of $10,$20, $50 and $100. Cost only 75 for each $100: Minimum cost 40 for $10 to $ 50,; For sale at Banks, Railwa y Express offices, at principal .railroad ticket offices and at many camps and bases; Another performance of "Hulla baloo from Drew" will be g iven Saturday night, March 6, at 8:15 p. m at the Municipal Auditorium in Tampa. Tickets will be on sale at $1.10, 85 cents and 65 cents, and high school tickets will be available at the high sc hool s only for 40 cents each. Unlike an ordinary civilian road shows, for which contracts are signed, men are constantly shifting in and out of Drew Field and the show was re-cast a half-dozen times since it first started. One night, for instance, one man had just been shippe d O\lt and the director, L t. Robert R. Earle, himself had to pinch-hit in a part and ad-lib the lines. soldiers by the Special Services AMERICAN EXPRESS Divisio n The sheet, known as "Hit Kit," is issued monthly in "Hullabaloo from Drew" started as a local proposition to amuse two sizes. One s i ze fits the sol-TRAVELERS dier' s pocket and adds practically = no weight to his already heavy


March 5, 1943 FROM THE Seen and Heard at 1 Recreation Bldg. No. lj __ On Monday Evening, in tion Building Number-One, Lt. George Kluge presented not only an entertaining and instructive I program of "The Right Answer or Else," but a lso a vivid and moving dramatic sketch by Alfred Panetz, showing the fine work of The Red C ross all over I the world, even to making it pos sible for parents to communicate with their sons who are prisoners of war. n Tuesday Evening, under the sorship of the Defense Recre n Committee, Floyd Winters presented a variety show that the men enjoyed tremendously. Patients View "H fromD" On Wednesday Evening, Lt. Robert Earle took "Hullabaloo from Drew" to the hospital's nicely equipped Recreation Room. The patients did not show sickness in their response. That evening, at Recreation Building Number One, there was a showing of Richard Barthe lemes in "Fighting B lood. Audiences find old-fashioned films such as this, a diversion and relief. DREW FIELD EyHOES 7ltis 5 1 crt Donat, Robert Morley; Para. troops. i I The following picture s wiJI pla:y in Theaters 1 a n d 4 e n dates mdicatecl. Theater No. 1' ;::tarts at 6 p.m. and Theater No. 4 at 6:45 p.m. Friday, March 5: MARGIN FOR ERROR Mil,.. ton Berle, Joan Bennett Our Af:.. rican Front; Blah Wilcle{ness. Saturday, March S: THE HARD WAY-Ida Lupino. Denms Morgan Frankenstein's Cat. Sunday and The foilowing pictures will SOMETHING TO s H 0 U T I March 7 and 8: p lay 111 Theaters 2 and 3 o n dates ABOUT Don A { J t indicated. Theater No. 2 s tart s at Bl T-l mec le, ane 6 o.m. and Theater No 3 at 6 45 aJI 1e Vamshmg Pnvate; p_1 ;1 c c News of the Day No; 249. Friday and Saturday, March 5: Tuseday, March 9: THE AMAZING MRS. HOLLIr .,. DAY-Deanna Durbin, Edmond .HI Bll!DD'Y-D1ck Foran, O 'Brien. Double-T alk Girl Fox,. net Hllhat_d; Madero of Mexico; Pop So You Thmk You Need GJasses; Johnny Long and Orchestra. Sunday, March 7: Wednesd d Th d ay an urs ay, THE HARD WAY-Ida Lupino, March 10 and 11: Denms Morgan; Frankenstein's THE l\ EA -Cat. : ti NEST MAN IN THE Monday, March 8: HI, BUDDY -Dick Foran, Harriet Hilliard Madero of Mexico So You Thin\: You Need Glasses; Johnny Long and Orchestra. Tuesday and Wednesday, March 9 and 10: SOMETHING TO E H 0 U T ABOUT :___ Don Amedie, Janet Blair; The Vanishing Private; South American Sports. Thursday, March 11: THE YOUNG MR. PITT-Rob-WORLD-Jack Benny, Prisci11a Lane; North African In;asion; News of the Day No. 250; Brief Intervals. On Thursday Evening, there was a concert and broadcast by The Sixty-Ninth Army Air Force Band. Their playing was as fine as _always. Lt. George Kluge followed with a broadcast of "Rookie Roy's Scra p Book." The script was cleverly written and the actors "It's not thai I doubt your welding ability, Miss Day. but I find you would be more suited to our smelting department." did it justice. On Friday Evening, D anny Sheehan brought to the field another of his shows. This time, as always it was_ entertaining. the Spot Mar. 5 to Mar. 11, 1943 Also Friday evening, Lt. George_ RECREATION Bl;JILDING No. Kluge broadcast over Station WFLA a dramatic sketch further acquainting soldier and civilian audiences with the fine activities

Fiunk.:Ups Sub-Depdl Subs By. PFC. ,J. J. O'GARA Lieutenant Theron Jones paid a pop-call to Sub-Depot Wednes Pvt: Tohy Memoli; .Personnel day-he is now located in Way-.Jerseyite, whose thrilling moment cross, .and Teports that since that night at the Garden his Engineering Officer is none when ,Galehto; 'the orange Bum-other than CAPTAIN Everett R. Reney, formerly of 26th mer, seri.t the Brovi n Bomber into pot. Comes Spring, young hearts the ropes, was experienced when turn to thoughts of LOVE. Con the news -came ove r the radio gratulations to Janet Murrill, that Newark ha'il. gone in with Headquarters; Joyce. Muell:r, the Allied Nations, for two years b_oth of substitute string changer on a : mg beautiful sparklers, third fm-By SGT. JOHN F. SUSZYNSKI crack Newark top team, and with ger left hand. his twin brother, back in high S\.le Log_an, Lorrame Meador, The pmmise of Capt. S. E school voted the outstanding Anne Voscmar, and Blm: Mear, music advisor for the basketball players_ when the deau their first amu Fourth Service Command, that judges got drunk and stacked the versary 111 _last Tuescards, and a v eteran of many day, the _23rd VIrgirua LeVItus Drew iield would have a larger gruelling cage contests, is every accompamed the Subband seems to be bearing fruit-inch-and foot, an athlete, as you VETS to the Tampa _Terrace, another newcomer, Pvt. will readily see if you watch the '!'here I:ad a whoopmg _good C. Boldt, sax man and clarmetrst way this chappie drops the melon trme. VIrgima for Chicago of Mobridge, S. D., joined up dur-into the hoop. Wedne_sday mornmg, so the gals ing the past week. Boldt took Corp. Jess Zimmerman, ex1 made It a. farewell party well over the bunk that was vacated, Baltitnore newspaperman w h 0 as al!mversary cc::lebratwn. by Pfc. Don Stockwell wh_en he worked in the Sun for a few years returned moved off the post, after brmgmg -until the city installed motor-last. FndaY: after a fi_ve-day .]eave,, the Mrs. down from Kalamazoo, ized street cleaners, and current durmg which he _.the folks following his recent furlough. Drew Field Echoes editor whose home. ';['hey wer:en t sure a1:;>o4t Another new visitor to the Band sheet is so corny that the Tampa hrs captamcy untrl he arrtv.ed Barracks is "Butch," Don's little Army Newspaper typesetters s.et there with the convincing eviterrier-quite a gl;!Y Pvt. Ira it up with bunion plasters on their dence-two silver bars were Spector tried to pick up '!'here fingers, is overdue for that stripe proof enough Don left off in his he's been sweating out, and it's REVIEW OF SUPPLY but there was no companson. a hot stable tip that he's hanging You can talk about strategy; and Snores and Furloughs his towel next time they come talk about tact; Maybe lt's just a coincidence, out. Come over to Supply, and watch but after two weeks of "no snor-Corp. Vincent McGarry, ex-this bunch act-. ing," the nocturnal pastime was Blinghter"about-Footlights, who, Take Captain Cromartie, Lieuts. +: 'Military Guide r FREE IN TH E A 12 Supplement in Full Color showing 250 insignia of the Army, Navy and Marines-plus 11 d;s tinguished service medals. Now you can spot who s-who-and-what at a glance! IN THIS SAME ISSUE Old Flying Fortress Downs Japs' Best Bomber. How a riddled Americai-1 plane defied the laws of chance in a dogfight over the Solomons. How to Behave in North Africa -Wha:t our troops were told about making friends with the natives and not ing to women. Dramatic Story of the Submarine-An American that was stolen by the Germans. How Houdini, America's Greatest Magician, perfornied some of his most hair-raising escapes. There are 35 absorbing features in this one pochet-size maga zine condensed for quich, enjoyable reading NOW 15 TO SERVICE MEN 25 TO EVERYONE ELSE .GET THE MARCH READER'S DIGEST AT YOUR PX OR CAHTF.EN ----...., ...-' resumed on the first night that before he hit the Big Street work-ani and Rowland, .too. Sgt Harwick got back from Zion ed the usual one-nighters and Their knowledge of Supply rates: ... ##,e#lry*-l .. Hm, -Pa. Pfc. Joe Owings gra-honky-tonks, once playing in a in "Who's Who. ALWAYS SAY ciously took the blame so that Honolulu theatre. so small that Our Chief Clerk, Mr. -Porion, and "Woody" wouldn't pack his stuff when he learned over to take a his assistant, Miss Beach: and leave us again. Sgt. Glenn bow some guy in the balcony He' s a superman and she's really H 0 L S U M B R E A D Bitner got back from his furlough tried to put a lei around neck a peach. .. th esame day, but didn't have but fortunately he heard It Our warehouses filled With much to say about Wilkinsburg, tle just in time, and who later, parts to. I?erfectwn, EXTRA FRESH Pa. as the young comedian in "The From the diligent efforts oi our Red Cross Drive Boys From Syracuse" panicked Stock Records_ '--------------...: The Sarasota Red Cross played the audiences from coast to coast No wonder Mr. Mllhken IS begm-host to our gang last Monday-when he'd come out and say ning to stammer, "I've fried io be Red, White and the occasion was a parade and "The theatre's o/1 fire, folJ:s," will He's with "Purchase Blue program in conjunction with their find the experrence acqmred on Orders and _lots .of .drive for funds. Pvt. Richman got the stage in timeing and ducking The _0. L. Secilon's an mterest-To the boys at MacDill and Drew, himself a cold the night before pop bottles and over-ripe -fruit a mg chapter; and missed the treat. Cheer up, great help to him in his boxing Madge Glenn's goo-goo eyes make when 'the money is lax, I charge Hal, maybe you'll be in shape lessons. flyers forget what no fax, for the Bradenton drive, in which Pvt. Ed Planisek, promising after. 1 f .. h d 1 d t t' t This is surely the p ace or you. we are sc e u e o par ICipa e young baritone from Cleveland, Mr. s Voucher SectiOn IS 1 today. which is still a great city in spite _to.ps, If I?lease-:-. M .MILLER'S ..sA. R Officer -Candidate, Joe' Regis, of that, who despite persuasions Unlumted Shiopmg Tickets and Jr., reports that he has passed of his friends and booking agents gobs of 9 S l}l D .' s .. the half-way mark in his train-steadfastly declined all sugges-June Law, his assistant, IS always ing, and "enjoys" his K.P. and tions that h e try out with the full of woe, guard details. He also said some-. Metropolitan_ insisting that he Because here C.A,F. :.;atmg JUSt thing about "sweating out the wasn't interested in selling insur-stays "Status Quo." 111'1 FLORIDA AVE. Ph. M 7215 BEE.RS -WINES business, in little pieces"-! won-ance carries his wares to the Thel'e's really not space to name del' if he wants to join the Band on a dawn ,all, one b;y: one, 'BIIIillllillllilll-again? Joe sends his regards to out of WFLA, so put a Tadio m But -you c;an JUst bet his or her lOc BEER .STILL lOc the lot of you. your hen house and get some work Is well_ DSE on WDAE mucilage so that you can have Our one alternative IS to wm thrs It looks as though the Thursday vour ears glued to the radio and war, and our one hope eter-evening broadcasts of the 69th listen to this duffer burn a tonsil nal; 'KNIGHT P A P E R :BROS. c 0.. AAF Band, at 8:30; and the music on the airwaves. We can't let such a benevolent of the. Deep Sleep Eleven (Cpl. And so, until next week,as commander down, 612 Bell Phones 4205 4204 Bud Estes directing during the cousin Chutney (sterling egg, As Alfred L. Hutcheson, oui' Lieu-. absence of Sgt. Luukkonen) on Chut) would say, '\My hat and tenant Colonel. "A Paper for Every Purpose" the Rookie Roy program, at 9:30 stiCk, Brooks old mustard, I must: regularly featured over be _popping .To.odle---"-oo!" Oh yes, the show, "Hullabaloo +=----from Drew," plays ANOTHER How to Make an "last" performance --" a repeat showing at the Tampa Audito-Impression Q n your rium, March 6-with the Deep F II 8 k M Sleep Eleven. and "Host_ess" Sam e OW arrat: S afeS Schiavone (this time WITH a ---mustache). Speaking of the Deep By PVT. HERBERT GORDON Sleepers reminds me that the Always remember when you enter name suggested for. our little Sothe barraclcs to shout. I'm here." Ih ciety Dance Combo was "Wide this way everybody will rush to your Awake Six" CAN THAT BE assistance and help carry you upstairs MUTINY?,?,?,?, (If you live downstairs, why, then, 56 9th SIG. AW BN. Tbe Blotiing :Board move upstairs, and you also can be carried up by your proud mates). 2. Never talk in the Barracks until he lights go out. And to make a rea_l mpression on your Barrack mates, put light on and start eating &orne thing. All the boys will bless you, and a few rriight even rdck you to sleep, but .M/Sgt. Waterman, on -I>S; Weeafter all you can always get your eye hawken, N. iJ., Says, VIa collect patched up, and this will help you fall asleep much faster after your Western Union, that his applicabuddy drops one or two or maybe tion has been accepted and that three good pokes on your jaw Now he leaves fo r Fort Mon mouth to-he does this for your own good, be cause many a guy that can't fall morrow. Will he make it? Tune asleep ought to be thankful when he in ,next week and find out. gets rocked to sleep 'd h 3. Always brag what a killer you It s Master Sergean:t VI ovic are with the girls, and in this way now, as we can s ee from the Neon even though you re modest and orily that has been flashed around for wish to ; talk for about four hours or h k more about your little young Georgia t e past wee Peach (about fortythree years old or We await with eagerness .the more), the boys will all be glad to day when our Medics will start listen to your tale even though half d C of them don't believe you and the to use an apply alamme Lo-other half figure you're well overdue tion. Why; it may eve, n put them for section eight (the nut house to you ''On the Ball"! new boy s-who have just entered the S t K t k th t' ] Fighting 314th). g neipp oo e ar IC e 4. Never, under any circumstances, that appeared in last week's volunteer for an y special duty. A s you Echoes home to his wife. It said s ee, i f you w ait long enou g h s omething h a b l d'd 't is bound to turn up, and if you're e got marne ecause 1e I h reall y stuck with a detail, th e n you like freedom. And besides, says .can alwa:vs rel:v on good old "sick Kneipp, my "battleaxe" is not a caJl," mos t imball-and.,.chain. porta.nt oi all. If a fello w B a rracks To date, this battalion has dismate i s a "ri g ht g u y m a ybe on th e charge d about, or at ] east, four ball and a s quar e s hooter," you s hould f h h h be proud of yourself for takin g ad-or 1ve men so t at t e y m1g t vanta ge of this lad, e ven thou g h you work in defense industries. Good are w ron g and he i s n t bein g fool e d b y luck to them, and to any others you But :vou s ee, p e rhop s you a r e ju s t that might leav e us in the near too stupid to s ee throu g h th e whole future. thing and you-'re the fool and not he. Sgt;_ Shoop came home sober the other night. S g t. Shoop, you know, is a metai'-salvage enthusiast. He even gave his watch, which is about 99 and 44/100 per cent tin. It never kept time, ahyway. The remarks made in this col-umn are not necessarily thos e of the author,. and any resemblance between this column and English is quite coincidental. And so is M/Sgt. Waterman. -Mr. X. Hi-Hot Club Announces New Orchestra ,' Marshall "Curley" Beasley and Don Rich, co-owner of the HiHa:t Club has impoi'ted at great ex_pense direct fROm New York, Lee Barrett and her nationa]ly .fa IT)OUS. orchestra, consisting of sev en pieces, Assisting this beautiful. and attractive band leader are two cute numbers, Helen Fuller, playing the guitar, and Phyllis Barnes, the saxophone. The three males of this famous orchestra consist of Artie Pav, Jean Backes and Nat Ray; a seventh member is to join shortly. There is a new thi'ill coming up for the boys soon, as the man agement is making a complete ovel'hauling and change of scen ery for the popular Hi-Hat Club. 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March 5, 1943 DREW FIELD ECHOES . -Ho: 22nd tit wiNG l M A Sea Breezes Wing Activities Dish'n Dirt SGT. JACK W. GOLDSPINNER By PFC. ALVIN M. AMSTER By SGT. LOU STEIN By Cpl. James Jasper Mitchell 1 .. Dits and Dabs More notes on Sq. alumni. Bob The scope of activitiP.s of the Banjo Hawkins, and his De-At the end of the first week, Copher who recently was trans-22d Bombardment Training Wing fense Band, gave an excellent three enlisted men led the field of code operator beginners. These ferre d to another assignment was increases daily. performance as usual last Friday three men, Pvt. Ruben W. Teed, promote d to Cpl. last week. Louis 1st Lt. William E. Garland has night wtih the assistance of "The 'Pvt. Nathan Mandel, and Pfc. D. Hall was 'somewhere in Egypt' been appointed Commanding Of-Victory Girls' Club" of the USO Marion H Wright, had learned when he wrote Whobrey last ficer of the Headquarters Detach-Club from Tampa. To top the the alphabet and were working on montll. t f th w A t' F' t ff 'th f 1 th a speed of 8 w. p. m at the close men o e mg, c mg 1rs evenmg o w1 un ga ore, e Page 7 Soldiers Always Welcome EL BOULEVARD RESTAURANT FINEST SPANISH FOODSBEST OF LIQUORS 2001 NebraskP.. TOWNSEND Sash -Door & Lumber of the week-no mean achieveBe:?t wishes to Sgt. and Mrs. Sergeant is Sgt. Howard B. Balch, ace photographers from the Base 1 m ent: Pvt. Walter E Britten who Ed Knippers upon their marriage 46 year old 'Veteran of thirtee n Photo Lab. and Reporters. from LUMBER lit MILLWORK, ROOFING had previous experience, passed last Monday. (Secret: Last Sat. I -E h 1 AND PAINT-FHA LOANS 20 w. p. m on Saturday to lead Ed was so nervous he tri.pped and of active service With the the Drew Field c oes were on P H o N E H 4 8 9 1 the entire class. actually fell THREE times. That Navy m the World War 1, and hand to snap the pictures of the N. Rome and Fuller Street After two weeks of code, Pvt. is a fact!) erstwhile, Detroit branch manager P elebrites of the evening Wm. D Best, Pvt. Arthur T. M e m o to 1st qosselm. Holden of a Minneapolis flour mill. Among these were the winners Brandt and Pvt. Lester A Clubb and Dorwart thmk th!=Y should The story is told around this of the spontaneous beauty cone, .. H EN ..R Y HO W KEE CO L were running. neck arld neck in be excused. fro1n exerc1se forma-office about the clerk who for 9 test, Mrs. Marie Gocham and Miss I the code speed race, at 12 w. p.m., tions. claim_ to be. 15etting hours a : day, 6 days a week, did .Maxine Washington;, Jitterbug; Chinese Hand Laundry. while P v t. Har0ld A. Stenholm enough dmly exercise pushmg Joe nothing but type correspondence: ging "Ghost" Smith and Mrs. was just a length behind. In the Driscoll's "Vintage of '34" Ford, letters, indorsements. and memo-Julia Mae Simpson, Pfc. Lonj third wee k operator class, Pvts. getting it started. .randums. The other night this nie L Stroud' and Cpl; Eddie Lizz-Henry Trella, Gordon Stanley, Best-Saying-of-the-Week De-pt. young fellaw sat down to write more, commonly known as the i and Robert Lasco came within a Said Cpl. Joe Hresko, "Sick as I his dad a note. Pounding out his future Nicholas: Br:others around ,504 Tyler St. Tampa Fla Satisfaciion Guaranteed whisker of passing 20 w. p m. was I dragged myself over to the message, the soldier told pater and about the Tampa Area, the """".:! : Persistence Pers, an:d : there's Officer, Major Alfred B. Strickler. 1 Sul p hur Spring .. S : C .'-'fe. .an:! that night i}fey came F Slaght,. and Lt. W. i:io. .-, .tellifig .how high I 'll go," 1 must adinit. th. e thi!lg that g ; on' their-own .time. to: pass the man, And: congratulations. to Closing with: much. love,. he. added really started the entire house to I .We-Spe.cl.aliZe 1n Ho.me: eo.okad: __ 1n _doin g this they Lts. Lawson, _Merrifield, !"Jotris,. from fprce of habit, "By of rocking was when the l()v:ely Mrs; ; l .Fo.od; and. ere setting a fme example. for and. F. G. Sm1th upon their :Colonel VANCE." Jal:!kson announced t,hat c;ill l S 1 h 8 0 A d Bld' he other operators., motwns. .. . refreshments w:e-re on the house!! I : u P ur prmgs, rca e g Pvt. R. A. Gilheault set a rec301 t BOMBARDMENT SO: i ord thau WiH be hard. for.t'eletype Hot Dots 5 ODDS' ANP ENDS. ;:!'!""------------. :_ iilen to. :beat. ,Within a : perio.d of St-en at B.F:'s. house: Sgt::E,)arl : _.. tf : f .. w s I$ it true? The reason many l 1 T. w. R A M S E 't : studi?'ii.. ei?:' ... : gir were at t e an .. ec.ause I I LUMBER COMPAN-Y' .. h h d d f 18 (We saw h1m, we were there) S/Sgt. ("The Club Foot Inky") wa Specialiile Ill e rea:c e a spee 0 w. p.m. Jim Clarke set a new-precedent-This has be.en one more busy Adams was there or is.it: -due.to. i M 'I'W' k & c t.. I; Checkers: -he moved frcim B-3 to at :week.jor. the 30lst Squadron, the popularity of the mell at Drew" l 1 i. '01: ,. "' 11p: rri. 'one night ... Palum bo pe. ciall_ ... fri : the ord.erly room, New. a round Ta mp a To be p erfe c t .ly We cian. fuimlsh material fo J h I .. .Jlepalra. imd' F ; :H;.A. L.oiiDll ; ; Wotta. Man: Pvt. Satp Melnick added aiwther birthday last week. .. been added to. t e truthful those beauties t:hat. l I.ETF. DIN N E R S ill en ts, .Poultry., G rocerics, and llolicutessen. Jierring,. Lox and all ki.t).ds of fish, strit:tly freMh. : :\Yl' JS:'E, BEER, -SANDW-ICHES : : FINM;AN'S KOSHER .,MARKET' in Tampu Ih. illii6-la3 of Nebrask-a Ave. Lafayette Hot e I E. A. CLAY, Manager 120 West Lafayeffe Street East Side of Bride Phone M5588 Tampa. Fla. 1324 Franklin Ph. M-7240 BILL BAILEY, Prop. Member V.F. W & Am. Legion Special Invitations to All -Service Men VALENCIA. GARDEN : Res tau rant """ wE sERVE. 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Page 8 DREW FIELD ECHOES March 5. 1943 1 Drew With Six J:::==== MAAS BROTH'ERS c .. s -;:?" !!_ 411111K_ .... __.. _., .... ..,... Drew FighJers lop Army Show With Four Wins Last Monday night, 'Tampa Municipal Auditorium, Dre \\. Field's boxer s ttpset the by winning four, losi n g one a1:d getting a draw in tht: bouts i:1 which they participated The outstanding fight of the evening was whe n Pvt. Mike Holland, former light heavy\':eight champion of the Pacific f;eet, scored a second-round KO O". Sgt. Joe Kaballo, of MacDill. "?opeye," who should have tetired from 1)ng activities long ago because of old age (38) showeC. the boys a few tricks of his owr by oLi::'ighting and outboxing his youngec opponent OthE:,. Drew winners were Pvt. Paul Gastelum over Sgt. Neil Ab of Third Air Force by Pe-e. Robert Bowles, who de oswned Cpl. Larry Stoelker of and Cpl. Johnny S1kes Ci.eclSloned Cpl. Jason Ogil vie of Third Air Force. Cpl.. Joe Balsamo, of Drew Action at All-Soldier Fight Wins Still leads Tampa League Monday night, Drew Field tinued to march on its way toward an undefeated championship by trouncing Florida Beer to the tune of 41-26. Drew, undefeated in the first half, has now won six of the scheduled :games in the second half with no. losses. The first quarter ended with Drew trailing, 4-7, but in the sec1 ond the boys got up and w1th Bunnell settmg the pace, scored 13 points to lead at half time, 17-10. The third quar ter was an even game, both teams scoring six points each, to end the quarter with a 23-16 score. Then with a flourish, the Drew Interceptors, with Fowler running wild, scored 18 points to set the game on ice. The final score: Drew 1 Field, 41; Florida Beer. 26. I The high scorer of the evening was Fowler, who with. nine field goals and one free gar1 nered 19 pomts, with Horton the second high scorer of the eve'ning I with 12 points. f Drew Field (41) g f tp I Fowler, f ___ ___________ 9 1 19 Messing, f _______ ______ o 0 0 Horton, f ______________ 5 2 1Z' Petraitis, c o 2 Lee, c __ __ _______ ___ o 1 1 g _____________ o 1 1 Bunnell, g ____ .:_::_ ______ 2 2 6 Derks, g _____ _: ___ .:_ ____ 0 0 0 Tracy, g ___ ________ ____ o 0 0 I _____ l: 7 41 f tp I G Leavine, f _____ _____ 3 1 7 0 0 earned :1 draw with Sgt. Pat galla 21st Bomb Gp., MacDill. The o n c y Dr.ew loss was that Pvt. Milton Donais, .stopped by S/Sgt. ?at Lucas, 21st Bomb Gp. The 2 1st Bomb Gp. took three bobts. while MacDiU and Third Air Focce didn't break into the win cobmn all evening. 1 Ricardo, f _:_ __ Th. h 1 I Poole, f ___ ______ ____ o 1s 1s t e way achon ooked on the Army fight card Monday C. Todd, f _____________ 1 night at the municipal auditorium. Cpl. Joe Balsamo, of Drew. Granell, c ______ __ ______ 2 left, gei:s draw with Sgt .Pat P<"nga.lol J. Todd, c ____ ______ ____ 0 Heads Cadet Battalion siGNAL coRPs BASKETBALL I l -===============6 2 2 0 2 4 8 0 0 3 1 0 0 The fight card was a crowd pleaset from start to finish. and future Army bouts are expected to be h'='ld. The proceeds of these bouts are to furnish athletic equipment for the Army athletic fields he1e. LEAGUE STANDINGS Gmesta, g -------------2 Morgan, g _____________ 0 0 4 0 0 Migh!ty Drew Team Drops First Game To Florida Beer By CPL. RAy SHINT AKO The game in the second half of the Tampa City Basketball League. played on Wednesday was too much for Drew to with. A fighting Florida Red Division (As of February 28, Team -W 503rd ___ _______ 4 552nd _____ ____ ______ 4 50lst _____________ ___ 314th ___ ___________ 2 575th ----------------2 564th ----------------2 555th _____ _________ __ 503rd Plotting _____ 1 563rd _______________ Blue Division 1943) L Pel. 0 1.000 o 1.000 I 1 .500 I 3 .400 I 3 .400 3 .400 2 .333 2 .333 3 .250 Team W L Pet. Med. Det. _____ _____ 3 0 314th 1 704th ____ ______ _____ 2 1 708th _______ ________ 3 2 710th ___ _____________ 3 2 714th ___ ___ ______ ___ 2 7.05th ____ _____ ______ o 3 703rd _________ ____ ___ 0 3 1.000 .667 .667 .600 .6oo I .3 33 .000 .000 team, t :1at had lost to Drew three previous scheduled games was in glory when they topplea the undefeated Drew team the undisputed first 1 place mto a tie with: MacDill for top hor:ors. 1 White Division Beer held the vaunted Team w L lnterc_eptors to 23 points 551 gathermg 25 points to win. LT. MICHAEL PETRONE st ______ ____ ____ _4 0 Then opponents. were too 828th ____ ..:._ _____ ______ 2 1 much IJi the Drew players." Recently appom_ted as _m1htary 1 ?re\,. l:d. at the close of the mstruc_tor at Jesmt. High School, 676ih ================r 2 fnst g_Lal ter by 9-8, but m the I Lt. MIChael Petrone has taken 566th' 0 2 secona quarter th B t --------------3 took tle lead ande weer eam 1 over the school's Cadet Battalion I ere never d ld d GOLF headed. the quaiier ending with an mo e 1t mto one of the finDrew L-ailing, 11-14. est organizations of its kind in Drew Field, 15; Lakeland Army I n the third quarter, the Drew the city. An Base, 14. team lost the ch!nce to overtake their o:)po n ents _and the quarter Lt. Petrone, who is physical in-BASKETBALL -TOTALS ____ _________ 8 8 FLORIDAN TRIO PLAYING NIGHTLY NO MINIMUM NO COUVERT AIR CONDITIONED OFFICIAL ARMY EXCHANGE SERVICE EY.ERYTH I NG FOR THE MILITARY JUST ."'N:SIDE .OUR .. ,: fRANKLIN ENTRANCE Waitt to March Right Into Her Affections, Soldier? ended '.':Ith Flonda Beer still on structor of the 314th Base Headtop by a 21-17 score. In the quarters Air Base Squadron, fourth quarter, Fowler tried a Drew Field, hails from Newark one-man rally that failed the game e .!,ding 25-23 N. J., where he graduated from The hgh scorer for the eve-Barringer High SchooL He later nH?g w:; s Fow ler, who scored 16 attended Seton Hall College in pomts \':h1le his teammates were South Orange, N. J., after which continuc.lly throwing wicle of the he enlisted in the Infantry in basket. 1942. He was accepted as an offi-Drew Field Signal Corps Varsity, 38; Army Air Base. Hi. BUY WAR BONDS! CELESTE'S GIFTS SOUVENIRS Greeting Cards, Rental Library 440 W. LAFAYETTE ST. TRY I Milano Restaura "If you wo. .... real spaghetti. cooked by one who knows how" 123 HYDE PARK AVE. Drew Field (23) g f tp cer candidate and received his Fowle'" 3 0 16 commission as second lieutenant, '' --------------A. C., OCS in Miami. f -------------2 g 6 Since taking over the Cadet 0 0 at Jesuit High, he has Bixby, c 0 0 mstilled a sense of leadership Bunne l L g _____ ____ ____ 1 3 among the boys, giving every Horton. g 0 0 member of the group a chance to Florida Beer {25) g Leavin<:, f ?-Ct. as plato on leader. These boys f tp I__nsist that under his guidance 0 4 drilling and calisthenics never be/ HI. FELLOWS! Your Buddies at--GEORGE'S BILLIARD PARLOR SNOOKER AND POCKET BILLIARDS We Also Carry a Complete Line of Billiard Supplies 2222 E. Broadway Ybor City 0 0 come monotonous. 0 8 i<---- ; .. ;-;-:-:-:-:-:-:;-; g 6 Calling All Candidates BOB'S OPEN EVENINGS Valle, f ______ __________ o Poole, f ________________ 4 Graneli. c __________ ____ 2 Todd, c _____ ___________ o Perez g ------------2 1 5 For Drew Baseball Team : 0 4 .!: : .:.::::.:_;_. Arll::l.Y S tore F l Q W E R S mit their names immediately to the Base Physical Traininq OfWired A.nywhere in the U. S. A. fice, 5th St. and Avenue E. In : Guesta. g _________ ___ 2 Hospital Bouquets formation must include candi:i: Complete Line Military Supplies For The Needs Of d<1te's age, desired position on -iSERVICE MEN ::.' (ri:l(ri1 team and names of teams on .. of EXPERT TAILORING :l )li'!UIIO!:f!5CI'*I\1Uh4Jiiil.[ a .ll candidates at the above ::: 207 E. Lafayette Street Tamp a :j mentioned office on Monday. March 8 at 1900 EWT. Groceries -Tobacco Candy. Notions Adams Kennedy Whiting and Jefferson Streets TAMPA. FLORIDA Soldiers Welcome to THE SHANTY RESTAURANT sTEAKs 117 HYDE PARK. AVE. SUNDRIES TOBACCO SODAS Whitehead Dr.ug Store Compounding Prescriptions Is The Most Impor:lant Pad .. Of Our Business -. Phone S 5105 Prompt Delivery 8120 Nebrasl


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