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Page 33 text:
At least I didn't faint again 'to see
thelcreature lying on the bed.
Then I realized that- Heavenly
days!" I exclaimed as I saw him
there, peacefully sleeping, "I haven't
called the FBI yet and here is the
Spy they're' looking for!" '
I was past being just scaredg I was
Why George! Yes, certai ly I
answered' surprised to hear from
him. Are you at home?"
'No, but I will bein a little while.
Now, Ellen, are you sure lyou're all
right?" He sounded' a bit anxious.
"Of course, dear. Did you hear
about my little experience last
Schultz and Mickey were one and -the'
same. I dont think Im always so'
slow on the uptake but this thing.
had really got me down. -
"George! He's-he's-" I couldn't
-"One of the best men in the whole
secret service. Our secret service,
Ellen." He was laughing now, for
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terrified. When I picked up the
'phone and tried to ask for the FBI,
my vocal cords wouldn't work. My
"I'll say I did!"
"Did they get him?"
i "They sure did."
"Gracious, George! What have I
done? I demand an explanation!"l
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inxce am? hand Shocfk In ifmch ihat , I was afraid he was laughing at "Well, honey, you saved his life,
ad to 16DlaCE the 1ece1ve1 and iest. - . . , -
I wished I were dead ifunot for the me, but pushed the thought aside. for'one thing. You see-but sup- Vw
. ' . . for this was certainly no laughing pose we leave these two alone while gy
mess I was in, then for getting into . . ,, - y,f'
it. Here in my Own house was a matter. He hung up after a while I explain. ' . 4 .
horrible Nazi, and he had been Snot' and I hurried to get home before him. .They were getting along fine and
By whom., That question had no G On the Way I Sta!-tefj wondering didnt know whether we were there gn'
right to pop up just at my most con- lf the apartment was golng to be all orlnot, so we went into' the bedroom. gn,
fused moment. Since it was there, torn up from a flghi' or If the floor Now ten me' I insisted' '
however, it wonldnyt go away. He would be covered with cigarette ash- 'THe caught that German spy de- '-if
Conldnlt have been snot by the FBI, es. I knew I hadn't done the dishes scribed in the papers and imperson- n
because George' my husband, is in and naturally the bed wouldn't be ated him because-" 4 "'V E ,A
that outfit and it is Supposed to be made. Thus, before I knew it, I "What about the real'spies?" jj'
pretty good. But they could have was running up the Stairsffo Oul' "They had never seen Schultz. :T
missed! It was dark! apartment- When they learned that the FBI
Then I hit on a new theory' The The door wasn't locked! knew about them, they suspected ' an
FBI nadnvt a thing to do with the ffHeaven1y daysyr I thought. UMTS- Mickey and tried to getirid of him, 1
situationg at least, not directly, There Jenkins didn't lock up. 0 Lord, but he escaped iii the dark-" 3,
must be a gang of spies who realized please don't let us have been robbed." "And ,then came here?"
that SOON-21' 01' later the FBI W0li'fi Then I was inside, to find every- "Yes. The others didn't dare fol-
-catch this man and find the TEST thing as neat as a pin in the living low because it would raise too much '-:' lj
thl'0Ugi1 him- S0 they had decided room and kitchen. Someone had of a disturbance. Besides, they
to do away with him- B'-it he had cleaned the whole apartment. Who? thought they had fixed him and that
9SCaDed, right into the hands of the In the bedroom I found the answer- heid be dead soon, past doing them
FBI? that is, .lust HS SOOU 25.1 C0Uid a pretty girl, who turned quickly as any harm. We didn't know anything
reacll them. t D I entered andtspoke before I could about Mickey's condition until you
I was surely relieved when I put find my voice. called us." I fn
that l'9C0iVeI' down after taikilig to "Hello! Mickey told me to wait "You weren't in Washington, ,fi
the aUi3h0i'iti0S' 0ffi091'S would' bv for him here. That was all right, then?" I questioned. '
Y P I I was a bit taken aback, but after to stay here right next to a whole .ge-
fects of tide drug, I decided to ask the night before, I could expect prac- ring of spies. You see, they were K 'ffl
Mrs' Jenkme, the landlady, fo Stay tically anything. Then I recognized living at that address you found in ' A' ii"i A
with him until' they came' her as the girl whose picture was in Mickey's wallet. The other wasn't ' 1317!
I 11'1YSelf had to be OU dl-IW at the man's wallet. ' a important any Ilongerg that's where :pg
the -hospital in forty-five minutes, Mickey? That wasnyt his name! Schultz was originally! .
'which gav? me Just tune 'enfough tg nwho is Mickeyr, I was so rude HHOW did you finally get thenny, jf?
dress' Swa low a cup 0 Cof ee' in that the poor child looked posinveiy I thought he was going 'wo Slow- :fi
catch my usual bus' so I cast aside startled and I can't sa that I blam "That's what I'm tr in to tell ou 'iii'
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At six in the morning that is a very "Well, now, dear, I-" anyway?
solitary affair, for until I get to the George' was goming in and some, "A hYP0-H ' .V'Y
bus,,I don't see a soul, and this morn- one was with him, Without finish- "Wowl It must have been power- ,
ing' WHS H0 different- , .ing my remark, I went into the living ful! Wen, the fest was just 1'0Utiiie-
I managed to keep the night's pro- room with the girl. And there was We had them Surrounded and arrest' iwfgi x
ceedings from worrying me during the spy! ' ed Witiwllii 3 Shot fifedfn E it
the day until G90i'8'e Called me just r Before I could open my mouth, Hoi!! But George, who is that gilil?
before I went off duty. - the gi,-1 was in his arms, and She was I mean, what is she doing here?" 'bl'
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By Lucille Blake, '46
The last twenty-four hours have
been the most nerve-racking arid
thrilling of yours truly's long life.
It began with my taking in that
soldier, which, in the first place, was
all nonsense. He had been in some
sort of brawl, we gathered. A Someone
had found him on the large front
porchg he was shot and badly cut.
I was firmly against taking him in,
but what else was there to do? It
was late and I'm the only one in or
near our apartment house with med-
ical training-something he could
use then and there, apparently, He
was conscious--I was positive of that.
Although his wounds looked bad,
they weren't bad enough to cause
the state of unconsciousness which,
it seemed to me, was just a pretense.
After I had fixed him up as well
as possible, the others went back to
bed, satisfied and thrilled. They are
mostly middle-aged women like me,
so I didn't let on my real feelings:
even then I felt decidedly suspicious.
The poor souls hadn't thought of go-
in!! through his pockets and I must
admit I was too scared to do so.
The soldier was still playing 'nos-
sum, so, before he could protest, I
gave him a good, strong hyuo. which
nut him out like a light. When he
had been sleeping for about a half
hm -". I finally got up courage enough
to pull out his wallet. At first ap-
pearance it looked like any other
man's. It contained a picture of a
pretty, young girl fI remember won-
dering what she could see in himl.
about twenty-three dollars, some
arrnv credentials, a civil service card
in the name of Bruno Schultz, a
small card with two addresses-one
in the next apartment house and one
over across the tracks, and a clipping'
from a newspaper. ,
"Heavenly days!" I thought, "I'll
bet this is important. Maybe it will
explain things", and naturally I be-
gan to read.
"All citizens of southeast Texas,
especially of Jefferson and Orange
counties, be on the lookout for a
man wearing an army uniform of a
sergeant. He is a German spy, but
speaks without an accent. He is six
feet, one-half inches tall, has blue-
gray eyes, and blond hair. He is the
sun-tanned, athletic type, with no
scars or special marks.
"This man is dangerous to our
refineries and ship yards. Anyone
seeing him, please call the nearest
police office as soon as possible.
A"Caution: This man is very
strong. Do not attempt to fight
him. Do not attempt to hold him
'unless all resistance is gone.
"This man is wanted alive I"
I'm pretty wellshockproof-being
a nurse-but this was out of my line.
I don't remember anything untilthis
morning. I guess I fainted and just
went to sleep without coming out of
my faint. When I did come to,
though, I remembered everything in-
stantly, something unusual for me.
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"Congratulations from Honor Girl" ' .
Carolyn Rice, '46
THE game with Carvel was over!
Central High had won the cham-
pionship! The gym was alive with-
boys and girls, happy in the fact
that their school was victorious.
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'UI-Iurry up, Janice," called Jackie.
"We'l1 be late for supper if you
don't pep it up some."
"0. K. I'll be there ina secg let
me tie my shoestring."
As Janice bent down, 'she saw a
light-blue wallet lying on the floor.
"I guess it's Jackie's," mused
Janice, "I'll take it along. Wait up,
Jackie. Here I come."
"It's about time. Let's stop at
Bailey's for a coke. I think we have
"O.K. with me." t
As the girls entered the drugstore,
they were hailed from all sides by
their friends, but finally made their
way to a corner booth -after stop-
ping at about ten tables.
"Hi, Jackie and Janice. Sit down.
Wasn't it a wonderful game? Did
you see that long shot Jimmy made?
We couldn't have won without it!"
"And did you see -the way Glenn
kept Smith, the star player, guarded?
He couldn't do a thing to us," inter-
So ran the conversation for the
next fifteen minutes, with everyone
talking at once.
"Golly, Jackie," said Janice, look
at the time. "Let's go so we'11 have
plenty of time to get home."
"All right. I'll pay the check. Wait
outside for me."
Janice waited outside, impatient
because of the time Jackie was taking
in the long line.
"I'll just put the dime for my coke
in Jackie's wallet. She won't take it
if I don't," thought the girl as she
Janice rummaged through her
purse and finally withdrew the wal-
let. On seeing the amount of money
.in it, she exclaimed to herself, "Gee,
Jackie should be more careful.
There's no identification and all her
money for her ring is in here! I
should keep it until tomorrow until
ordering time and teach her a les-
Just then Jackie came out of the
drugstore. "Here, Janice, hold my
books while I put this.new picture of
Betty in my wallet. Isn't it good?
She just got the proofs back. You'
should see the one she gave Jack."
"Say, Jackie, is that your wallet?"
"Sure, whose do you thing it is?
You know mother refused 'to let me
buy that pretty blue one in Black's.
Mildred Williams went in right after
me and bought it.
"She said--She wouldn't let you-
I mean-You haven't a new wallet?"
"No, silly, I told you that. Well,
here's my bus. See you in school to-
"I'll meet you at the bench. Come
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