Spinach Canning good for economy

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Spinach Canning good for economy - ARKANSAS TIMiS, foytMtvlllt, Affconto*. Monday,...
ARKANSAS TIMiS, foytMtvlllt, Affconto*. Monday, D«c»mb«r 13, Miami, station stopped (AP ser Elb Wes Canner Predicts Cartoon Character Popeye Will Boost Area Economy SPRINGDALE - Popeye, the i syndicate that owns rights to the arloon character whose feats ofjPopeye character and has been trcngth are legendary after he featuring Popeye in its comic lartakes of a certain leafy green vegetable, Is about to lend Arkansas Arkansas farmers a helping hand and boost the economy of Northwest Northwest Arkansas, according to 'hillip Steele, vice president of Slecle Canning Co. here. Through a special arrangement arrangement with King Features Syndicate, Syndicate, Popeye spinach will go on sale in stores across the nation on the legendary cartoon "sailor "sailor man's" 37th birthday, Jan. 1, Steele said. Popeye spinach will be a curly leaf variety of spinach which is grown only in the Arkansas River River Valley. It will be packed in Steele Canning C o m p a n y plants in Northwest Arkansas and Northeastern Oklahoma. "We are expecting a sharp rise in spinach sales as a result result of Popeye's picture and name being on the label and we feel sure this will directly affect the business economy of Northwest Northwest Arkansas, as well as Arkansas' Arkansas' agricultural economy," Steele saici. To take care of the increased demand we are gearing our eight plants for increased production production and our field production staff is arranging for increased spinach acreage throughout the Arkansas River Valley," the executive said. Popeye was created in 1928 by E. C. Segar for his syndicated Thimble Theatre Comic Strip, which was started in 1910. Originally, Originally, Segar planned Popeye as an incidental character who gradually would be dropped appeared on the "What's My Line" television program Dec. 5 and announced to an audience estimated at 40 million that Popeye Popeye spinach would be put on the market for the first time on Popeye's 37th birthday in January. January. It will mark the first time the "original" Popeye will appear on a can of spinach, Steele said. Frag Police were the mess ·n estimated tried to for Sunday. Six Bud Sagendorf, who originally draws the Popeye comic strip, ARTISTRY AND TEMPERAMENT Q. Why ore moil artlsU (muticinnt, painters, etc.) m temperamental? MuiI a perxrm be neurotic to 6e an artist? A. Legend has it that while neurosis may not be necesSary for artistic ability, it helps. This is a misconception, according according to a New York psychiatrist. psychiatrist. The doctor warns that emotional illness, like other illnesses, invariably interferes interferes with one's ability to "do a good job--whether it'5 playing the piano or laying bricks. FETAL EAR FUNCTION Q. There if on oli uylnt that miMic quiet* a kicking baby. Can In* unborn bmkf hrarT A. The fetal internal ear structures structures reach full adult size by the fifth month and there is evidence that the fetus can hear sounds at this early date. TFe maintain full mpplie* of all drugs inrlndinf the newnt "miraclen," to be able to nerve your every pre- arription nerd with maximum maximum prompmcst and care. from the comic strip. But Popeye Popeye caught on with millions of light of spinach marketers, be- th th WEST DICKSON WC PICK UP AND DELIVER PHMCIIIPTIOM saic

Clipped from Northwest Arkansas Times13 Dec 1965, MonPage 12

Northwest Arkansas Times (Fayetteville, Arkansas)13 Dec 1965, MonPage 12
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