SATURDAY, JANUARY 14, 1950
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A'Aa T ALM
-Hubert E. Howard (above),
60, former Chicago industrialist,
was named by President Truman
as Munitions Board chairman of
the Department of Defense.
HO ME OF I S R A E L P A R L I A M E N T -This wing of the Jewish Agency, Jerusalem,
will be the temporary home of the Israel Parliament (Knesseth) until a new building is erected.
TROPICAL SWIMMING HOLE-Thepoolof
the Caribe Hilton Hotel, San Juan, Puerto Rico, was blasted out of
coral rock. It is filled with sea water, changed every four hours.
M A L FP-CENTURY APART-Janet Rudolph (left)
and Vera Tordy, students at Florida Southern College, wear bath-
ing costumes of 1900 and today in a fashion show at Lakeland, Fla.
TO HEAD COUNCIL
-James S. Lay, Jr., (above) has
been nominated by President
Truman to be executive secre-
tary of the National Security
Council, top defense agency.
Sidney George Holland (above),
head of the National party which
beat the New Zealand Labor
government in last election, is
scheduled to be Prime Minister.
P A Y A S Y 0 U D R I V E - Mildred Thrawl, of Chicago,
demonstrates a coin meter for the ignition system by which a
buyer pays for a car. Six quarters a day keep it running.
OLD SALTS-Mrs.H. D.
Herring shows some of the 400
old salt dishes she has collected
in 50 years, at her home in West
Los Angeles. Thirteen foreign
countries are represented.
S K I I N C W I T H O U T S N O W - Hannes Schneider, instructor, gives a snowless ski lesson-
to Winter visitors on a bare slope at North Conway, N. H. In rear is the Cranmore skimobile.
This dance dress of white tulle
by Pierre Balmain is trimmed
with white Val lace. A black
velvet bow and sash set off the
flaring ruffled bodice.
-Duke Adolf Friedrich of Meck-
lenburg, only active German on
the International Olympic-Con-
mittee, was elected president
of the re-established German
Olympic Committee at Bonn.
F O U N D E R' S E S C O R T - Italian boys, learning trades and farming in Boys' Republic near
Rome, escort Judge Juvenal Marchisio of New York, a founder, along astreet named for him.
F R O M S E A M A N T O A C A D E M Y - Harry Martinsson, author and former seaman,
is installed as a member of the Royal Swedish Academy, Stockholm, which selects Nobel Prize win-
ners. Left to right: Anders Osterling, Earl Marshal Birger Ekeberg, Martinsson and Sigfried Siwertz.