In an ad place by The Aegis: A short week for newspapers always means extra hurrying for the staff, but this week was "a topper." One man was home sick, a young lady on the staff had sickness in her family, mails were slow about bringing in copy, general Christmas activities took time, the heavy snow Monday tied things up much worse, the courthouse and other public offices closed early Monday thus shutting off a normal source of official news, and bad road travel conditions had everyone worried. It was tough going-but we made it ... Actors have a slogan, "The show must go on." For publishers the rule is, "The newspaper must go out".