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PAGE TWO Normal Enrolll00ent Expected At Benedictine Academy Subiaco.--Applications by mail at Subiaco Academy indicate that the enrollment for the new term beginning Sept. 8 will be about normal, the Rev. Clement Schmidt, director of studies, said Sunday. Father Clement is busy arranging the new study schedules and pas- sing on applications, ordering books, and making similar prepar- ations. Parents intending to send their sons in the fall should make definite arrangements soon in order to give the boys as well as the school the best chance to Japan May 'Guarantee' Tolerance New York. (E)--Cooperation with its policies is the price Japan de- mands of religious groups in "the co-prosperity sphere," if they wish to enjoy "an attitude of tolerance" from the invaders, it is asserted in a radio broadcast from Tokyo heard here. Representing the editorial com- ment of the Japanese Times and Advertiser on "the religious prob- lems in the co-prosperity sphere," the broadcast said the attitude shown by the United Nations t6- ward religious roups in East Asia "fell into two categories." "They either deliberately adopted an absolute indifference, with the view of avoiding needless friction among the inhabitants," the edi- torial said, "or they carried on large-scale religious propaganda campaigns in pursuit of strong policies." The paper added that "the works of a hostile character in East Asia by Britain, the United States and The Netherlands must be rectified." "However," the editorial con- tinues, "toward those religious bodies willing to cooperate with the Japanese authorities, the lat- ter will adopt an attitude of toler- ance or give them necessary aid for freedom of religious faith if in accordance with Japan's estab- lished policy." All But Three Clmrches In Metz Closed By Nazis London. (E)--Special measures of oppression have been taken against the Church by Nazi occupation authorities in the Alsace-Lorraiie area, it is reported by the Polish Catholic press agency, KAP. Under a new decree, published in Strasbourg, it is stated, all festi- vities and ceremonies of a religious character are forbidden except the celebration of Holy Mass in the few churches allowed by the Nazis to remain open. For any other kind of religious ceremony a special permission of the authorities of occupation is required. Such permission, ac- cording to the report, is rarely given and an exorbitant fee must be paid. In Metz all religious schools and all but three of the churches have been closed, KAP reports. Catholic Home Should be prepared at all timer to extend a fitting receptio n to the priest when he calls to aft- minister the Sacraments, whe- ther it be a sudden summons or just the occasion of a regular visit during a protracted illness. start their nine months of inten- sive boarding school life aright, Father Clement indicated. Coach R. P. Maus stated Sunday !that he has five dates fixed on his contemplated 9-game football schedule and is now arranging de- tails for the other games. The Trojans will have a light but probably a fast team. It will have only two veterans in the line, and not more than one in the backfield. Indications are that the Trojans may have one of the hardest schedules in their history in proportio n to their strength according to advance diognosis. Games definitel arranged are with teams believed to be strong this season. They are Stuttgart, Fayetteville, Russellville, Catholic High of Little Rock, and Van Buren. All but Van Buren have beaten or tied Trojan teams with- in the past five years, even when the Benedictines could boast star- studded teams. With a squad of highly problematic strength com- ing up, the old Trojan fight will have to be there in abundance to see the Maus men through. Boys expected to give the Tro- jans power in sports for the com- ing term include especially Joe Spinnenweber, Little Rock; Phil and Eddie Herlein, and Carl Lue- ken, Helena; Joe Siebenmorgen, Morrison Bluff; Frank Perona, Jr., Tontitown; J. Julius Burn- side, Lake Village and Little Rock: Chick Nolte, Subiaco and John Nolte, a brother to Chick; James Murphy, Fort Worth; and Chuck Barclay, Tulsa. Young material expected to be on hand includes: Robert Bornhoft. Harrisburg; Joe Abraham, Galena, Kans.; Johnny Ockenfels, FL Smith; Matt Post, Altus; Joe Bed- nar, Stuttgart; Roger Genter, Stuttgart; Rex Grogan, Hope; George Wirtjes, Ozark; Bcb Mc- Guigan, Tulsa; Art Bornhoft, Wie- ner; George Savary, Little Rock. Father Raymond Wewers is tra- veling in Oklahoma and and Father Christopher Paaladino in Arkansaas at present, contact- ing prospective students. Their reports indicate a fair enrollment from this source. Catholic Union of Arkansas Rt. Rev. Msgr. H. H. Wernke, Little Rock, Spiritual Director Carl J. Meurer, Little Rock, President Bruno Lienhart, Morrllton Secretary-Treasurer Jno. M. Willems, Sublaeo, First Vice President George Stlemel, Pocahontas, Second Vlce President Peter P. Hlegel, Conway, Third Vice President Preparations for the State Con- vention at Scranton, to be held Saturday, September 5th, Sun- day, September 6th and Monday, September 7th (Labor Day Holi- day) are well under way. Com- plete program will be released soon. _.Last Sunday the entire parish met with Reverend Edward Chrisman, O.S.B., and the Presi- dent at vchich time all arrange- ments for a successful convention were made. Father Chrisman and his parishioners extend a hearty welcome to all. The time to reply for housing is short. The Local Housing Com- mittee at Scrant6n thi week is contacting Pastors and other in-" dividuals by mail to reply at once concerning this problem. Delegates who will attend should signify their intention at once by writing Mr. Steve Helm, Scranton, Ark., giving the time of their arrival. Each affiliated society should compile a report of activities sponsored since the Subiaco con- vention and have delegates make report at the Scranton convention. Because of the unstable condi- tions decision was withheld ior some time as to whether or not this year a state convention should be held. The Executive Commit- tee recently voted favorably in that regard and the good parish- loners of Scranton have taken it upon themselves to invite all af- filiated societies to Scrantov. Those desiring to check in Satur- day afternoon or Saturday night will be most welcome. The Exe- cutive Committees of the CU of A and CWU of A will each hold an Executive Committee Saturday night. Members will receive writ- No. 267Sick Call set, all metal articles including crucifix are made of solid brass, in a i polished lacquered finish that, will not tarnish. The attractive natural finish Gumwood box has a beautifu] purple lining, size 14 inches by: 9 inches. The Candles are 100?'o bees, wax. Thg bottle holds 2 ozs., and the cloth is pure Irish Lin- en. Makes a beautiful gift, with its an attractive gift :card included. Priced at ........................ $7.50 (include 35c for postage and packing) ' For immediate deli/:'rer:: direct from 309,00 w 2nd, LUtle Ro00k ten invitations. The Central Society of America, national affiliate of the Catholic Union will hold its convention at St. Louis, from August 22 to 26 inclusive. The Coranado Hotel Lindell Ave and Spring sts., will be convention headquarters. A large delegation from Arkansas is expected to be in attendance. All meetings of the convention will take place in the Coranado Hotel with the exception of the Civic Demonstration to be held Sunday afternoon and the National Catho- ;lic Women's Union mass meeting Tuesday night. These two func- tions will take place in the St. Louis University Law School, Au- ditorium, at 3642 ?Lindell Blvd., : half a block from the Coranadol Hotel. Pontifical High Mass Sun-i day Morning August 23, will be celebrated in St. Louis Cathedral at 11 A. M. Presiding will be Archbishop John J. Glenron; Cle= brant will be Bishop Hubert C. LeBlond, St. Joseph, Me., and the Serman will be held by Bishop Edwin V. O'Hara, Kansas City, Me. The Catholic Union has just re- mitted a total of $107.23 toward "the Central Bureau Foundation THE GUARDIAN, AUGUST 21, 1942 ,ARCHBISHOP MADE ,HONORARY ,INDIAN CHIEF At an Indian reservationnear Caughnewaga, Iroquois village, where Yen. Kateria Tekakwitha died, Archbishop Francis J. L. Beckman, of Dubuque, was made an honorary chief in the tribe of the Mo- hawks. He was given the name of Chief Echon, the name which the Indian gave to St. Jacques do Brebueuf, early Jesuit martyr. 'Pictured, left to right, rear row: Father Jacob-of-the-Woods, S. J., only native Huron priest; Rev. Francis X. Talbot, S. J., editor of "America," an honorary chief of the hawks; Archbishop Beckman. Front row, in Indian festive garb, are members of the family af the Ghief of the ohawl of the Iroquois iaUaa.Photo courtesy o! TI Wltnems. (N.CW.C.) Kni9hts of Columbus State Council J. P. Reynolds (Editor's note--A copy of a fine letter from J. P. Reynolds, Texarkana, State Publicity Director of the Knights of Columbus, to Grand Knight E. M. Weicher, head of the new Blytheville council, No. 2857, is good news even though belated.) Mr. Reynolds writes: "I want to thank you for your kindness in sending me a copy of your news item, which you mailed to The Guardian, and I assure you I will be looking forward to the next issue of that paper to see the beginning of your publicity activities, which I hope will continue. "Subscribers to The Guardian is a move in the right direction and I would suggest that your Catholic Activity Committee adopt as one of its major activities a campaign for the increase of circulation of The Guardian among your council members. "One Hundred per cent sub- scription by council No. 2857, would enable you to reach your entire membership with notices of special meetings or important propositions through publication in The Guardian, and thus eliminate the necessity of sending out in- dividual letters. "I really enjoyed my visit to Blytheville and I am grateful for the hospitality which I experi- enced, and the very enjoyable af- ternoon spent under the shady wil- low trees at Brother Stemac's. "Give my regards to all, and best wishes for the success of Our Lady of Victory Council. Fraternally your, J. P. Reynolds." Belgian Prelate Protests, Nazis' Sunday Labor Order London. ()Formal protest has been made to the Nazi authorities: by His Eminence Joseph Cardinal van Roey, Archbishop of Malines, against compelling Belgians to work on Sundays and holy days. The protest, according to the Polish Catholic press agency, KAP, was made ha a letter to Gen. yon Falkenheim, commander of the German army of occupation. Cardinal van Roey warned the General that enforcement of the requirement witl leave a scar that only the removal of the source of the evil could heal. Fund. This sum was contributed by the following: Rev. Jos. M. Hoflinger, Paragould, Ark ................. $ 2.00 John Willems, Paris, Ark ..... 1.00 St. Anthony Parish, Weiner, Ark ........................ 5.00 Sacred Heart Parish, Morrilton, Ark ................... 29.7,; St. Joseph's Parish, Conway, Ark ..................... 20.0 St. Boniface Parish, Fort Smith, Ark ................. 29.48 St. Edward's Parish, Little Rock, Ark ............... 20.00 Total ........................ . ..... $].07.23 F. F. Stauder, past president, was chairman of the committee soliciting these funds and much :credit for the realization of such a nice fund is due to his efforts. Since the San Francisco National Convention the following contri- butions to the Central Bureau Foundation Fund were received at the Central Bureau in St. Louis, to-wit: Most Rev. John B. Morris, Bishop of Little Rock ........ $25.00 T. J. Arnold, Little Rock ........ 10.00 C. K. of A. Branch 1030, Atkins, Ark ......................... 5.00 Catholic Union of Ark. at New York Convention .... 10.00' THIRD DEGREE COUNCILS NEWS ACTIVITIES IN THE STATE OF ARKA.NSAS Council 812 Little Rock Council 812, under the able Leadership of J. J. Raley, Jr., Deputy Grand Knight, who assumed the office of Grand Knight, h e 1 d its r e g u 1 a r scheduled meeting, in the absence of Grand Knight, John R. Hel- bron; who was attending the Su-! preme Convention of the Knights of Columbus at Memphis, Tenn. After the meeting, F. F. Stauder,  Chairman of the Athletic Commit- tee, called the Bowling Teams to- gether, and advised them regard- ing the two Teams' the Council was Sponsoring, and requested the Members to get in shape to do a good job of Bowling this coming season. The Council's pleasant and ef- ficient, Recording Secretary, James Patrick Welch, Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Welch, 2018 North 'Gar- field street, has been called to the Service of his Country. He will report at Carp Robinso this week. The Membership of the Council desire to express their sincere appreciation to you Pat for the excellent service you have performed during your tenure of office. The Laymens Retreat will con- vene Next Friday August 28th., at St. John's Seminary. This will be an excellent time to take ad- vantage of an outstanding Catholic Activity, that will divert your at- tention to the things of a Spiritual nature, which the world is so badly in need of during the pre- sent time. Every Knight should give this Activity serious consider- ation and make an earnest effort to be present. First Sergeant, John Lang and Private Raymond F. Lambert, both of Fort Smith Council No. 996, were pleasant visitors at this Council. Brother Lambert is sta- tioned at Camp Robinson and Brother Lang, is at Camp Chaffee, near Fort Smith. While here Ser- geant Lang visited Brothers Robert S. Peters, Felix J. Malachowski and Burt Roberts, whom he made acquaintance with during their recent visit to Fort Smith Coun- cil No. 996. Brother Lee: Kelone, 5622 I Street, has returned from a re- cent visit to relatives in Louisiana. Mrs. Kelone accompanied Mr. KeN one on the trip, and she visited with her Father and other rela- tives. Mr. Kelone.states that crop Conditions are  [ood, and that sugekr Leo Hammer, Ft. Smith, cane is growing fine. Looks like ,.t. 5 00  planters will have a big cane crop Peter P_H-ieg'el:-Con-way:'-':: to refine. " Ark ................... 5.00[ Brother Joe McNeil, now at John Maus St.," .................. [Camp Kilmer, New Brunswick, N. Atkins, Ark c- 5 DO [ J, has been promoted to the rank G. H. Kenkel, Brin'lley:'Ark: 5:00 [ era Corporal, 'after three months -  [ of service. Congratulations Joe, i Total ........................ $70.00[ Word has just been received NCCW 6roup To Attend School Washington. (IC)A five-day In- stitute for board members, chair- men, vice-chairmen and consult- ants of national committees of the National Council of Catholic Wo- men will be held at the head- quarters of the National Catholic Welfare Conference here August 30 to September 3, according to an announcement made. Mrs. Robert A. Angelo, of York, Pa., President of the National Council of Catholic Women, has been in Washington several days arranging the program of the In- stitute, which will be the first of its kind ever held on a national scale by the National Council of Catholic Women. The Institute will precede a meeting of the Na- tional Council of Catholic Women's Board of Directors. Prominent representatives 0f various war agencies will address the board members and chairmen of national committees who are ex- pected to come from all parts of the country for the Institute. A feature of the Institute will be a symposium on Day Care of Mothers in Industry, which will be conducted by the committee of the same name formed at the last convention of the N.C.C.W. Safeguarding Home Front Pamphlet Subject of N.C.C.W. Washington. (C)  The National Council of Catholic Women today announced the publication of a pamphlet titled "Safeguarding the Home Front" which contains ad- dresses on Family Life given at the Twenty-first National Conven- tion of the N.C.CW. held in Holly- wood, Fla., in April. The pamphlet includes a sermon on "Motherhood" by the Very Rev. Ignatius Smith, O. P., Dean of the School of Philosophy, Catholic University of America, given at the pilgrimage Mass at the Shrine of Nuestra Senora de la Leche y Buen Parto in St. Augustine. Diocese In Britain Buys Historic Estate London. (E)A link with "pre- Reformation" England has been forged with the purchase by the Leeds Diocese of the Hazlewood Estate, ancient home of the Vava- sours, whei'e Mass was first said in 1286. The Catholic chapel has always been used by Catholics, even when the estate passed to non- Catholics 40 years ago. that Brother Joe Iacovelli, with the Army Flying School, Green- ville, Miss., has received another promotion. He is now a Staff Sergeant. Congratulations Joe. Council 996 Fort Smith  Council No. 996 was recognized at the Supreme Con- vention in Memphis Ahgust 16- 18 by the presence of Brothers Fred Limberg, Chas. Sengel and Jos. F. More. Brothers Sengel and More were inducted into the Fourth Degree Sunday afternoon. Brother John Lang just retUrnec from a ten day furlough where he visited his relatives in Kentucky, neal, Fort Knox. - ..... c., Three more brothers from No. 990 have joined armed forces lately: Raymond Lambert, Charles Pugh and' John H. Euper Jr. This .brings to 25 the total number in the, service. Editor-in-Chief, Catholic Action of the TALECARRYING "Of course, l'm not saying anything, and it's my bu.siness; in fact, I have my nerve to talk but--" Whenever somebody comes to you with an tion of that sort, beware of him at once, because he i honest or sincere. Oftentimes, the gossip is tory in one and the same sentefice. ' and then, it would not A good, unselfish friend, who of her to tell on him, feels in conscience obliged to re- after all, there is no really veal something unpleasant or pain- damage done by her ful to you, will plainly and simply anything or anybody. Mother say what he has to say, scorning can find out from his breath i all beating around the bush. One she kisses him, if she is who has no friends of this caliber However, if Brother and disposition has no friends at taking his occasional all. garage, or in the attic, Distinction always should be are things lying made between truthful, beneficial inflammable, then he information, on the one hand, and of setting the house on talecarrying, on the other. The lat- Sister, therefore, does ter can be very ugly if the purpose warning Mother, back of it is to injure someone's Brother does not want reputation, with the hope of en- her sisterly admonitions hancing the talecarrier's own. This Make them acquire should be solicitously watched in case they do report in children. Explain the differ- of consequence, of first ence, and make them see that it the culprit of the step is wrong not to report something to take. The guilty one, serious and dangerous, and that way, will realize that the this is not talecarrying. 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