Vanishing American. In Deer Lodge, Mont., state prison guards hunted for an Indian convict, James Comes at Night, who went at night.
275 Days to Christmas. In Saskatoon, Sask., Scottish-born William Kinnear got his 1943 Christmas cards in the mail just ahead of the penny boost in postal rates.
Direct Action. In Brockton, Mass., a bartender who had refused to serve a drunk noticed at length that business was falling off, presently discovered that the customer, offended, had gone off to a hardware store, had come back and padlocked the cafe's door.