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•''"<&?• v.yK' November 1, 1943 HOPE STAK, HOPt, ARKANSAS Three SfA*, MOM, ARKANSAS Tuesday, Renounces Lone Wo/f Role to Work With Allies ( and P eriona Daisy Dorothy Heard, Editor Phone 768 Between 8 a. m. and 4 p. m. I ilysisol Mews by litorial Comment r ritten Today and loved by Telegraph peWltt MacKenzSe, regular |ucto_r of this column, is on a brief trip.) 51GRID ARNE -I. 1943 could prove to be. in ng hindsight of historians yel the 'day on which the na- the world started down thfc ad toward a world state. ^Moscow came the news fie'great world powers — the States, the United Kingdom, fcoviet Union, and China — se ' to stick together through bondttional surrender, and on He peace. Tinost surprising and most rethread running through eclaration is that Russia and icr three' "will act together I 1 tnatters relating to the sur- ] and disarmament," — and j lize the necessity of estab- a general organization on the principle of the spv- equality of all peace loving r.* 1 Russia has either re|ed her lone wolf role or it was eously assigned to her in the place. 'paragraph which has the al European powers pricking •ears says the four powers 3t employ their military within the territories of Instates except for the purposes ged—." r that mean that Russian will retire behind the old Ian-Polish border,? Or does it lean they will claim none of |erman acres over which they b? And what about those Bal= ites (LatviaXEstoma, -Lithul which, after J;0»EJsi4n* occupa- i'voted" to joinHhe* Soviets? \ about Bessarabia? Does Rus- fenounce all thaWor,., part of it, e' "general inlerria^ional or- tion" which 4g , deemed a issity?" Such-problems have skirted, for the .time-being, thing is*'that the signa- .propose to use' negotiation, |offorce. when/fee- time comes iich problems 'tjfy?e ironed out. re are two-sections'of'the'de- Ition which contain, stern warn- fOne deals, with.atrocities; the |,with Austria.'V,V'. ! atrocities sectlori'warns that the Hitlerites who commit atrocities win be sent back to the scene of the crime for trial and punishment. It warns those without blood on their hands to preserve thnt lappy state, or join the rest on the road to the jail house. The section is strong. But so is the fear of the United Nations that the Nazis, once they know they are losing. Will kill and wreck like mad men. The Austrian section is a different sort of warning. It promises a free and independent country. But Austria is "reminded" that she'll be credited at the peace table tor whatever she does now to help herself. And. certainly that's a round robin written for Hungary. Bulgaria, Rumania. a note to get in now so the trading, will be better later. It's curious, isn't it, that of all the invaded countries, as yet am- touched by Anglo-American forces. Auslria is singled out for a special section? The section may be pointed, also, at the Central European powers which want a federation: Poland, Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia. Greece. It promises to open the road for Austria, "and those neighboring states which will be faced with similar problems" to political and economic security. What kind of "security?" Exiles from the four states want a federa tion. Prime Minister Churchill has Battle for Choiseul Island expressed approval. Could a Cen- ,ral European federation fit inside he "general international organization" which is .recognized as a necessity? The Italian section may be a pat : tern for Europe, and a "so nice to have knovyn you" to the Balkan Sings, —and lo little Vittorio Emmanuele, of Italy. Italy gets severi short paragraphs which says in effect they'll get a more democratic" nalion. Whether that's'an attempt to soften the blow, or a sing we won't go whole hog on democracy for Italy, is a question. But the section reads oul all fascists, pro-fascists, and fascist institutions, — and'it promises the freedoms in our own constitution —freedom of speech, assemblance, the press, and religion. Certainly, if little Villorio Emmanuel stays with those provisions, the treasury will have to buy him a rubber stamp. It's a curious document. We had nothing like it in the last war except for Woodrow Wolson's fourteen points. — which, after all, were not 'a signed international pact. This Moscow declaration reads like half a peace treaty — a happily reassuring half — but wilh much more to come. . . MONO ISLAND >. Stirling SOLOON ISLANDS CT GROOMING. Bougainville (Continued From Page One) Airborne Yanks and New Zealanders fighting all the way capture another Solomon Island. They landed on the island of Choiseul and are driving southeastward along the,coast. NEA Service "steohoto Market Report E „ hat sortof tome could you *e build after fire ? Better check MO with [oy Anderson Company Phone 810 Hope, Arkansas NSURANCE and adjacent islands were cratered by more 4ftan 1,000 tons of explosives until planes no longer could take off from most of them. Last Wednesday, American and New Zealand amphibious troops, under destroyer and air escort, landed on Treasury Island, 30 miles south of Bougainville, where they now are closing in on its few hundred Japanese defenders and capturing their mortars. Thursday, American paratroops landed from ships on Choiseul island, southeast of Bougainville and presently are driving inland against developing enemy opposition. Sunday night a force of warships and transports moved northwest, on past enemy forces awaiting an Allied frontal assault on South Bougainville and arrived before dawn opposite Empress Augusta Bay, That is a point directly across the island from Japan's Kieta air base which was the last to join Ihe list of bombed-out Bougainville fields. Capture of Bougainville would put MacArthur in a position . to storm New Britain from both east j and west as his forces already | menace that island from newly won coastal positions'on northeastern New Guinea. POULTRY AND PRODUCE < Chicago, Nov. 2 (fl 3 )— Poultry, ive; firm; colored, broilers, fryers, springs 24; rock, broilers, fryers, springs 26; leghorn chickens 21; 1-2 other prices unchanged. ST. LOUIS LIVESTOCK National Stockyards, 111., Nov. 2 >)— Hogs, 15,500; uneven; 180 Ibs- up 10-15 lower; lighter weights 15-40 lower; sows 25-40 lower bulk good and choice 180 Ibs up 14.15 top 14.20 sparingly; few 14.10; 140100 Ibs 12.50-13.50; 120-140 Ibs 11.5012.75; 100-120 Ibs 10.50-11.75 good sows 13.35-50; stags 13.'75 down. Cattle, 5500; calves, 1500; opening generally steady with Monday on moderate supply around 40 loads steers on sale mostly common and medium; choice up to 15.75; medium and good 12.50-14.00; common and medium heifers and mixed year-lings 9.00-12.50; common and medium cows 8.25-10.25; medium and good sausage bulls largely 9.00-10.50; good and- choice vealers 15.00; medium and good 12.50-13.75; nominal range slaughter steers 10.00-16.50; slaughter heifers 8.25-15.50; stacker and feeder steers 8.00-13.25. Sheep, 2500; receipts include one double yearling wethers; balance mostly trucked in lambs and ewes; lambs opened steady to small killers; good to mostly choice wooled lambs .13,50-75; no early sales to packers. port from the Bureau of Agricultural Economics that growers generally appeared reluctanl lo market their wheal. All futures closed at or near the day's besl leveus, with what showing gains of 1 7-8 to 27-8cents, December $1.58 1-2—3-8, May $1.57 1-2—3-8, and rye 1-2 lo 13-8 Mountain Line (Continued From Page One) whole ridge. If driven off Massico the Germans probably would have to retire to the Garigliano rivci banks, and then to the Aurunc mountains north of that river. The Germans were laying mines and booby-traps in a retreat towarc the Garigliano. The ridge of Mount. Matese which runs in a northwesterly di rection from Caslello D'Alife, i aboul 40 airline miles inland from Ihe coast. American forces wh pushed up its side from the Can cent higher, December $1.14 1-2—! lalupo area gained positions dom 5-8. Oats closed 3-8 to 5-8 up and barley 5-8 to 7-8 higher. Cash wheat, none. Corn none. Oats, No. 4 white 72; sample grade white musty 0970 1-4. Barley, malting 1.30—1.46 nom. NEW ORLEANS COTTON New Orleans, Nov. 2 — «P)— C(jt- lon Allures closed 10 lo 35 cents**a bale higher: Dec high 20.17 — low 20,12 — close 20.17 up 2 Wch high 19.99 — low 19.95 — close 19.99 up 4 May high 19.82 — low 19.78 — close 19.82 up 6 Jly high 19.65 — low 19.59 — close 19.64B up 5 Oct high 19.29 — low 19.23 — clpse 19.29 up 7 Dec high 19.17 — low 19.15 — close 19.17 up 7 Spot cotton closed steady, 10 cents a bale higher; sales 2,085. Low middling 1602; middling 19.92; good middling 20.37. Receipls 4,440; slock 171,576. GRAIN AND PROVISIONS Chicago, Nov. 2 — (/P) — Wheat futures continued a strong advance today, all contracts reaching new seasonal highs at times on gains of more than two cents. Rye was firm with wheat, but there was litlle demand for the feed grains and they hung back. Buying by cash and distiller in terests boomed wheat prices, and other domestic markets in lha grains also were firm. Wilh con sumplion and demand continuing in volume, buyers also noted a re CHARGE IN COMMAND Fort Jackson, S. C., Nov. 2 — OP)— Maj. Gen. Gilvert H. Cook, 54, a native of Texarkana, Ark., and a 1908 West Point graduate, has assumed command of the 12th Army Corps here succeeding Lt. Gen. William H. simpson, recently transferred to command of the 2nd army. Legal Notice Church membership in the U.S. has increased 3 million members since 1941. AMERICA AT WAR NEEDS WOOD! Let Us Appraise and It for You The Grayson Company P.O. lax 110, Preseott, Ark. Telephone 31 rimber Estimators, Forest Managers, Consulting Forgers, Type Maps, Land Appraising, Growth Surveys, Logging Surveys, Land Surveys. IN THE HgMPSTEAD CHANCERY COURT O. R. GREEN AND AND J. K. GREEN, Plaintiffs, vs. SEi/4 OF THE NE'/4, AND OTHER LANDS IN HEMPSTEAD COUNTY, ARKANSAS, Defendants. NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that there has been filed in my office as Ihe Clerk of Ihe Chancery Court of Hempstead County, Arkansas, a pelilion for the confirms tion of the tille lo the following described land situated in Hempstead County, Arkansas, to-wit: The Southeast Quarler of the Norlheast Quarler (SEV4 NEV4> and all of the Northeast Quarler of Ihe Southeast Quarter (NE'/4 SEV4) except four acres in a square in the southeast corner thereof, subject to the right-of- way of the Missouri Pacific Railroad Company (formerly Arkansas and Louisiana Railroad Company)—all situated in Section 25, Township Ten (10) South, Range Twenty-six (26) West, : and for the quieting of title to said lands in O. R. Green and J. K Green, pelilioners therein. AH persons claiming said land or any inleresl therein are hereby warned to apear in said court or the 9th day of December, 1943, anc show cause why said title to sai lands should not be confirmed ir said petitioners. WITNESS my hand as Clerk said Court and the seal thereof o this 4th day of October, 1943. J. P. BYERS, Clerk. (SEAL) Oct. 5, 12, 19, 20, Nov. 2, 9, 1943. .Reprimands Witness in Marigny Trial By E.V.W. JONES Nassau, Bahamas, Nov. 2 —UP)— Chief Justice Sir Oscar Bedford Daly sharply took a crown witness to task today for changing his lesli- mony in Ihe Irial of Alfred de Mar! igny for Ihe murder of Sir Harry akes, and Ihe defense quickly ointed out that others already had one so. The flareup in Bahamas Supreme lourt came as the crown sought to rove lhal de Marigny had no op- ortunity after his j-ich father-in- aw's body was discovered to make fingerprint offered in evidence gainst Him. Corporal Cleophas Knowles said he death room and the bedscreen 3n which the crown contends the ingerprint was found were under constant guard during the invesli- galion. His testimony at de Marigny's rial for murder differed somewhat, however, from the account ic gavp at a preliminary hearing, and Defense Counsel W. E. A. Cul- .ender shouted: "Another error. The same as Captain Melchen and the olher wilnesses." Capt. E. W. Melchen of Ihe Miami police and olher crown wil- nesses teslified thai de Marigny was laken upslairs at Oakes' eslale, Westbourne, for questioning about noon July 9, whereas at the preliminary hearing they had set the time as midaflernoon. Knowles said he was assigned July 8 — the day the body was discovered to guard Sir Harry's bedroom and the hallway. He escort ed a photographer who pictured the death scene, he related. Knowles said Ihe bedscreen was moved into Ihe hallway during Ihe day. "I did not see the accused up- slairs July 8," he declared. The next day he was assigned to guard the stairway and to prevent anyone from going lo Ihe second floor. naling an acldilional seclion of In upper VolUirno valley, and brough Benafro within artillery range. Belween Massico and Matese, there British elements of the Fifth Army who had taken Teano spread out north and northwesl, laking imporlanl heighls. The Eighlh Army's advances also were made in hard fighting over equally rugged and rain- soaked terrain. So rough is the country that both armies are using horses and mules extensively to bring up supplies, and soldiers lug ammunition and other materiel over rocky crags and sleep ascents. Official reporls gave no delails of the Flying Fortress atlack on La Spezia. The heavy bombers also hil a bridge, lo Ihe northeast. RAF Wellingtons followed up last night with heavy raid on freight yards at Via Reggio north of Pisa, culling Ihe rail lines in severa" places. American B-25 Milchells wilh Lighlning escorls laid bombs or rolling slock, warehouses and shols at Rimini between Ancona and Ravenna. II is the junclion for a dou- ble-lrack conneclion wilh Bologna. Olher Milchells bombed Ihe freight yards at Ancona, and in the harbor area hit a 500-foot merchanl ship, louched off large explosions in the docks and caused heavy damage lo shipbuilding yards. Other planes hammered enemy positions and road junctions near Ihe bailie area, culling railroad lines near Ihe front and wrecking at least 12 trucks, and also struck at Antrodoco, 40 miles north of Slaughter Quotas Are Suspended II was announced loday by James L. Eldson. Area Supervisor, Texarkana Office of the Food Distribution Administration, thai slnughlei quotas were suspended anothei thirty days. It has previously beer announced that slaughter quotas were suspended during Septcmbei and Oclober. This announcement allows any person who holds a valid slaughter permit to continue livestock slaughtering for Ihe monlh of November without rcslrietions. All slaughterers are required to ave a license or permit, and must rmlinue lo observe support prices, hey also musl properly stamp all ical wilh Ihc license or permit umber, keep records, and make cporls as required by Ihe Food Oislribulion Administration. Federally inspected slaughterers mist also conlinue lo set aside por- ions of certain kinds of beef for the rmed forces. Hompslcad county is supervised by the Texarkana office. Planes, Ships Murder Japs Before Landing By FRED E. HAMPSON Abroad a U. S. Torpedo Bomber •>vor Bougainville. No. 1 decayed) —(A 1 )—- Concenlraled murder for the Japanese preceded the anding of American marines today on Bougainville island, lasl major Japanese base in the Solomons. From this covering torpedo bcmber. I watched the first wave of leathernecks hit the beach shortly after 7 a. m. dash over the narrow fringe of coral sand inlo Ihe jungle carpel in which — according to estimates — a Japanese garrison of several hundred awaited the invaders. Torpedo bombers and observation planes hovered in Ihc brillle' morning air above Ihc American invaders. A task force of destroyers snaked down the coast half a mile from the beach and poured a murderous fire into Japanese in- slallalions on the beach and jungle or aboul half an hour. As their yellow-green salvoes upered off, torpedo bombers •oared in to help the men approach- Moternal Health Plan Will Be Continued Little Rock, Nov. 2 —(A 1 )— Dr. T. T. Ross, acting slate health officer, announced lodny the Health Department would resume administration of the federal emergency maternal health program for wives of men In the armed services. The department hnd discontinued the program nl the request of the Arkansas Medical Society, which objected to the federal regulations imposed including the manner of charging fees. The Sociely. however, said Ihnl physicians were free lo participate in the program as individuals. Dr. Ross said he had informed Ihe D. S. Children's Health Department Bureau the expected lo have about 750 applications for pro natal and obstclrical care during November. About 200 of these were received during October and had not been approved, he added. Arkansas receives its federal allotment for the program on a monthly, basis of the expected num ber of applications multiplied he average cost of each case. by ng the shore in Higgins boals over he coral reefs. We dived from 5,000 lo 700 feet I on Cape Torokjna, heaviesl spol of Nip resistance, and laid Iwclve fragmentation bombs on an area already plumed with smoke and fire from the destroyer shelling. Our bomber came out of the dive so low we could feel the impact of our own explosions. Ahead of and behind us other German Avengers drilled in, dropped their bombs, pulled out and dashed northward up the beach to the mouth of Ihe Laruma river wilh their fore and aft machine guns riddling slit trenches on the edge of the jungle. Reaching the river the Avengers zoomed up, turned tighlly and came back down Ihe beach lo strafe again. Bul this lime their guns didn't fire. The marines were already on the beaches. ARKANSANIS PRISONER _.-.. Heber Springs, Nov. 2W 3 )—Staff sergeant John' W. Mullins is a prisoner in German Hands, The War Department has notified his mother, Mrs. Trulu Re.verda, Heber Springs. Sgt. Mullins was a member of a fortress crew who parachuted from their plane, struck by enemy anli- aircraft fire over Italy. Abdication of Italian King Appears Near By WES GALLAGHER Somewhere in Italy, Nov. 2 W 1 ) King Villorio Emanuele, Italy's monarch for 43 years — 21 of them under Fascism — was faced squarely today with the question of whether he ought lo abdicalc so that his war-ravaged nation could form a rcpresentalive government. The issue was put lo the aged king yeslcrday by Premier Piclro Badoglio who, returning from a conference wilh political loaders in Naples, told him lhal ho could never form such a government while Ihe king retained his throne. Count Carlo Sforza, pro- fascist , foreign minister, is said to have Hold Badoglio lhal he would never I join Ihe government while the king i remained in power. In this he is reported to have the gacking of Beni*dello Crocc, noted philosopher, and the nalioncl liberation front,which includes Ilaly's six polilicnl parlies. Sforza and Croce have let il be known, however, that Ihey would nol oppose a regency under Ihe six- year-old prince of Naples, son of Crown Prince Umberlo. The national liberation front is said to prefer a republic. Bitter Battles '•] in China Are Reported Chungking, Nov. 2 —(/P)— Bitter ighling on widely-separated fronls in China wns announced todny along with a claim by the hifih command Ihnl Chinese hnvo inflict- f ed "considerable cnsunllies" on Ihe Japanese in llieir struggle for control of llu- wcsl bank of the Sal- wcon river HO miles north of the; Burma road. In East China the hotly-contested town of Siiiofeng. 35 miles north- > west of Hangchow, has clnumod hands twice. The Japanese took it Saturday, two days after the Chilies; hi.d reoceupied it. but the Chinese again gained control yesterday when the enemy retreated , northward. In the central "rice bowl" area American bombers struck in sup- jort of the Chinese and fighting continued in (he urea bclweeii Lake TungUng and the Yangtze river. Maj. Gen. Clnire L. Cliennault's far-striking airmen again have gone to the support of Chinese forces, this time in Central China, where they bombed a Japanese motor park and barracks al Slia- yang, a town on the Han river, 100 miles west of Hankow, Lt. Gen. Joseph W. Stilwell's headquarters disclosed today. Twin-engined Lightnings^ dive- bombed shipping and docks at the Yangt/e river port of Kiukiang. east of Hankow, causing large fires in the largcl area. Two of a batch of attacking Zeros were sbol down, Ihe communique added. Official dispatches from western Yunnan province said a Chinese counterattack west of the Salween river has resulted in the recapture of many villages and townships in the past few days. The Chinese estimated that the Japanese are employing 30,01)0 troops in a drive which was launched in the mountains north of the Burma road in an effort lo checkmate any Allied move against Northern Burma. rial Calendar lursday, November 3rd Bfhc Piil Cleburnc clinptcr of the aitccl DiiUKhlcrs of the Confcd- icy will meet al the home of im c -'" |-in wiln Mrs. Linus and Mrs. J. A. Henry, Co Blesses, 2:30 o'clock. foi Una Badoglio said in Naples a few days ago thai he intends to form a coalition government which would nclude all sections of political opinion, including communism. The king is living wilh the queen and Prince Umbcrto in a Villa close lo Badoglio's headquarters. The first horse-drawn slrcel cars in New York Cily appeared in 1832. FOOD PRICES DROP Little Rock, Nov. 2 (/T) Food rices decline nine-tenths of one jer cent in Arkansas during September, a cost study by the Office of Price Administration <OPA> bowed, the OPA office here announced. , -,.. . .«v> 0 OT*— - - Guatemala has an estimated 1,000,000 cinchona trees from which quinine is obtained. •IB Af FIRST SIGN OF A USE 606 TABLETS, SALVE, NOSE DROPS IP tt Seven hundred thousand people in Britain lost their clothing, books pnd asked for new ones in the first year of clothes ralioning. P-40 Warhawks racing into Yugoslavia lackled five German planes in a dogfighl over Splil, downing two of them. Two enemy planes were destroyed in a raid upon Naples last night. Two Allied aircraft were lost in all operations. (Berlin radio said several Allied ships were hit at Napl.es.) Conlinuing lo hammer Ihe Germans behind Ihe bailie line, Allied fighter-bombers and fighlers al- lacked molor transport road junctions and bridges. Nazi planes at tacked the Naples area, last night, causing no damage and losing two planes. Four enemy planes were destroyed during the day, while two Allied aircraft failed lo relurn. -»»•-•« -Lower Octance Gas for U.S. Civilians Washington, Nov. 2— (IP)— The pelroleum adminislralion for war loclay reduced Ihe octane-rating for civilian "premium" gasoline, set a octane-ceiling on "regular" gaso line, and slightly reduced the vola lility of both products. The high-tesl grade of gasoline was cul lo 76-oclarc, from Ihe pre vious ruling of 78-80 which has pre vailed in mosl seclions of Ihe coun try. Simultaneously a rating of 72 wa fixed us the octane-ceiling for "reg ular" or "house brand" gasoline used by the majority of motorisls This grade has had a ruling "avei age 72." Depuly PAW Adminislralor R K. Davies, said the action wa made necessary by increased mil tary demand for avialion gasoline and asserted the drop in the octane number of premium gasoline "will be noliced by some motor- medium sized lank requires 3-4 a ton of rubber. They're in The Army Now . . . Doctors and nurses have enlisted for the duration to care for our boys in service! We're prepared to PINCH-HIT^while they're away . . . with simple home remedies, First Aid needs and a well- stocked prescription department. Call on us in any emergency. The Leading ^/Qfd & SOTi " We/ve Druggist Phone 62 Got ^ I ists, bul unforlunalely we had no choice of action." FLOUR INSURANCE* Heliotrope Sweet Home- — Purasnow — Star--- Now Available in 20Q-Lb. Wood Barrels There may be times during the coming winter when it will be impossible to get all the flour you need when you want it. There is a good stock of these famous brands in wood barrels available now. See your grocer for prices and get a winter supply of your favorite brand, packed in a sturdy wood barrel that will make an ideal permanent flour container for your pantry. Ritchie Grocer Co. Wholesale Distributors Hope/ Arkansas t <i I f Hope chapter. 328, Order of Ihc Kslorri Star, the Masonic hull, o'clock. Mrs, Fred Cook urges &nbcrs to attend the special Illation ceremony to bu iielcl ul Is lime. l-s. Carlton, Ruth Plckard to prescnt Friday Music Club JWJ. C. Cnrlton, district presi nl, and Ruth Piekard, of South stern Proving Ground, will at lid Hie Southwestern Dislric of Federated Music club: Magnolia tomorrow. Piekard, who will be (hi irtisl at the meeting, wil .'sent the following group of Imbers: ['Chorale Prelude" from the Ister Contata (Bach); "Prelude flat" (Rachmaninoff); "The (Toch). ;;ieclion of officers for the dis- Ict will lake place at the meeting. Vlethodisl Church at the home of VtrS. O. I... Reed Monday. Mrs. R. M. Briant gave the iii- •piring dcvolionnl proceeding Ihe jrogram by Mrs. J. A. Henry. The study lopic was "The Conge legion." A salad course was served will punch during hie social hour. Birthday Party Honors Carolyn Huett Mrs. Hump Hucll entertained nl her home on Division slrcel Saturday night for her daughter, Carolyn Huctt, who was celebrating her seventh birthday. The Hallowe'en motif was carried out in the decorations, games, and refreshments. The honorce received many lovely gifts from the following friends attending the parly: Sue and Patsy Bright. Hoyce, Barbara, and Sammy Ellen, Joe Barry and .Jewell Warren, Patsy, Bobby Joe, and Don Russell, Bobby Neal, Biirlenc, and Merlene Williams. Vonice Malhco. Don and Barbara Roberts, Jackie Allen, Jimmy Camp, Jimmy Moore Camp, Don and Carlene Fuller, Danny Monls, I.arry and Bobbie Rider, Joann and Linda Uatcliff. Terry and Linda Ozmcr, Wayne Camp, and Joan Illicit. ••s. Tom Kinser Presents logrnm for Christian Circle HpeUng of Circle No. 2 of the >ir;n's Council of Ihc First Chris(i. Church was held at the home Mrs. Harold Oastler Monday Eernnim. Lovoly fall flowers were about the entertaining rooms, virs, Tom Kinser, leader of the |c0»'prcsidcd at the business ses- |n and presented (he program. Allowing her helpful dcvolional, introduced Mrs. W. Q. Warren If;) Mrs. Cline Franks, who had rts on the program. IBi,-Delicious salad course was If'veti during the social hour. Miss England and Mr. Perry Are Married Here Miss Ada May England, daughter of. Ihc late Mr. and Mrs. V. M. England of Hope, and Ernest D. Perry of Blevins were married in a quiet ceremony Saturday. October 30. in Hope. The riles wore read at the home of the officiating minister, the Rev. W. R. Hamilton, pastor of the First Baptist Church. After a wedding trip the couple will be at home in Blevins. Both the bride and gridcgroorn are em- loyed at the Southwestern Proving jround. [•clc No. 3, W.S.C.S. R-ets at R. D. Franklin Home H.lrs. R. D. Franklin was hnsloss flo No. 3 of the Women's - of Christian Service at her {no yesterday afternoon. Stirs. Gib Lewis was in charge of program on "Congo Women." [tsisting were Mrs. Kenneth 1-lani- and Mrs. Rob Jones, 'ig Ihe business period pre- s'ecTovcr by Mrs. Franklin, plans ire made for a Christmas lunch- i to be held at the. church Dc- Inber 0. Sixteen members, one new mom- Mrs. John Wallis, and a vis- ^ftrs. Roebuck of Lillle Rock, IJjrc welcomed. Delightful refresh Hints were served during tiic eri llainment. stottvi Wii^n Ann* MiiHIm rcmnrrlcil. iViiiiry llnll'n IriiTRlB mulct- l»n< 'JtiT» linlroiuiKC wi-re out snort nntl ulic ITU* «in!Pl-pmi»nlon«ly il « m P * <l buck onto Iho fnmlly ilonrnli-n In rrniiliprrr. She omiuilnlim «• li<-r slRti-r Hull Un-lr mother doesn't dcc-in loo plenNCil iihont '<• * * * DOCTOR'S ASSISTANT CHAPTER II N ANCY hugged her knees and watched the laic afternoon sunlight (liter through the leaves of t ' .elms. "Mother was fearfully disappointed . . . and, of course, furious, when Aunt Martha wrote her about Christopher As H it were my fault! I couldn't prevent it, could I ... V And he's not such a bad person, really, Nancy added grudgingly, "he 11 be good to her, he'll give value received. But it's dlscusling, just tin: same." "She's lonely," said Emily gently, "you mustn't begrudge her companionship." "I don't. But of course Mother cxpccled me to make u brilliant marriage under Aunt Marllui'h palronage. Or, if not, to inherit a brilliant dowry and then make the marriage. So what? So here I am, dumped literally on the family doorstep, back in Cranberry and dying of boredom." Emily wa.? neither impressed nor sympathetic. She had seen so many people die—and not of boie- dom—during her three years' Irainmg in a great Boston hospital And since she hud returned home U> become a Visiting Nurse she had seen people who would die presently—reluctantly, and in pain. She said, therefore, practically: "You've been home less than a week-, Nancy." "It's been a year long,' 1 Nancy said stubbornly. "Here comes, Dad—" She laughed. "He always takes that corner on two wheels, doesn't he?" "Always." "Why doesn't he get a new car? Nancy demanded critically. "That old bus is falling to pieces." "There's a war on," said Emily shortly. * * * Coming and Going Mr. and Mrs. Horace Stokes of ,itlle Hock are guests of Mr. and vlrs. II. L. Broach and other rcla- ivos and friends here. By FAITH BALDWIN , COf>YR'f6Ht, NEA SERVICE, INC) rzi Urge Farmers to Hold Back Plant Peanuts Hempstead Couly farmers who have poanuls were urged Ihis week oy Oliver L. Adams, counly agent, Lo hold back enough for planting their crop next year, since pea- nul seed are likely lo be scarce and high. The amounl needed, Mrs. Adams advised, will depend on Ihe acreage planted and how close the crop is planted. About 90 pounds of seed in the shell per acre are usually required for spacing Ihe crop 4 inches aparl in rows 24 inches apart. Peanuls should be stored in a and given plenty of __ between sacks unless the peanuts arc thouroughly dry. Hals and mice usually cause greal damage lo slored peanuts unless the peanuts are protected against them, so wherever possible the peanut seed should be stored in mouscproof places. Mines Token <,continued From Page One) American Paratrooper Given Big Job Which He Does Well <t dry place venlilalion By PEGGY RHODES United Press Staff Correspondent New York, Oct. 29 —(UP)—Serge Obolensky, 50, a member of one of the oldesl and moslilies in Czarist bore the title of prince and wore the elegant uniform of the Czar's Imperial Guard, tried to enlist as a private in the United Stales army in 1941, taut was turned down. Army officers sent the former prince a polite lillle nolc saying his offer was apprccialed but although Obelensky was now an American citizen, the army was slill nol ac- cepling volunleers of his age. That was Ihe end of Ihe malter for Ihe war dcparlmenl, but it was just Ihe beginning for Ihe one lime Russian officer. Otaolensky promplly enlislcd in Ihe 17lh regimenl of the New York Na and Ickes. The new seizure pul Ihc UMW leadership in Ihis posilion. 1—Order Ihe strikers to dig coal again, immcdialely, or— 2—Sil lighl and face Ihc pos- sibilily of severe penalties under Ihe war dispulcs acl which outlines punishment for anyone who encourages a strike against a govcrn- menl-operaled induslry in war- son why such an agreemenl could nol be worked out." The president had warned h would lake "decisive aclion lo sec lhal coal is mined" bul agreed lo wait unlil aflcr Ihc miners' policy meeting yesterday. When Ihc policy commillee deferred conclusive action the While House moved swiftly. The executive order and Ihc president's statement were announced two hours and 15 minutes after the policy meeling ended. "Coal musl be mined," Mr. Roosevelt said. "The enemy does Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Brewstcr were in Prescoll yesterday for Ihe funeral of Ihc laic William R. White. Dr. Brcwslcr assisled in conducting services for Ihc former elder of the Prescoll Presbyterian Church. Pfe. Aubrey C. Anderson of Camp Chalfci.-, Arkansas, visited relatives here during (lie week-end. D OCTOR HALL, with sound and fury, ran the old bus into the garage. A lillle later he came stumping up the steps. He was a thick-set man, with a big head, a shock of gray hair and a craggy sort of face. Only his paticnls "Bet you can't guess where I've been," Dr. Hall teased. "Drinking yourself to death," said his daughter lazily. knew could how his sharp gray eyes soflen, how gentle and 'Drinking yourself assistant, a younger man who would take the night calls, shoulder some of the unvarying burden of a general pi'actitioncr who had stubbornly refused to specialize, who persisted in believing that kid's footloose. He's not in uniform because o£ one of those football injuries that's held uvor. Trick knee. You know what it means, Emily. Perfectly O. K. but the leg's undependable. Well, he's taking care of measles, removing been out of Ihe hospilal a year or an appendix or delivering a baby so, got a job as assislant. to— Look, was all in the day's work. And Emily, he must have been about whose practice had tripled as your time. Name's Jim Thomp- Cranberry's younger medicos were son." . lime. The UMW's 200-man policy com- millcc meels lale loday lo make j its choice. A back-lo-wgrk order was considered.highly possible. UMW Presidenl John L. Lewis, by delaying aclion for one day on a nenl effective, forced the issue yesterday when Presidenl Roosevell ordered Ihe seizing of the mines. There was a concession however from the government — whether merely nominal and a face-saver for Lewis remains lo be seen — the president's 1 words: "Because I appreciate Ihe desire of Ihe miners 'lo work under a con- Iract, I have aulhorized the Secre- lury of Ihe Inlerior lo enler into collcclive bargaining conlracls not wait. The failure to mine coal at this critical moment'is impending the prosecution of Ihe war anc endangering Ihe lives of our sons and brolhers, Ihe sons and brothers of Ihe miners, on the balllefield. The mines will be opened by Ihe government on Wednesday morn- onal Guard — as a private. He ook his dulies as seriously as any man in the regiment, and within even monlhs he was wearing the nsignia of the second lieulenant. The army look him then as an officer and he advanced by leaps and bounds. Two years laler he had von the silver leaf of a lieutenant colonel, but the former Russian of- icer was not out to become an arm-chair general. He was more .han 50 now but he resolved lo become a leader of paratroops. It was lough training — even for a younger man, bul Obolensky passed his five trial - jumps with flying colors, and he longed for ac- lion. When Ihe Allied armies invaded Sardinia, he applied for a combat job. This time, no one smiled at his application. He was given a job that' even a danger-loving onc- lirrrc cavalryman might think ilwicc about. He was asked to 'make conlact between Allied headquarters and Italian Iroops. In his pack, Obolensky carried vilal messages from General Eisenhower to General Caslellano, who was acting for Marshal Badoglio and Ihose messages had lo "get through. Obolensky proved himself the man for Ihe job. He made his para- chule leap safely, Ihen marched all nighl long to reach Italian headquarters. The Irip was made over twisting by-paths, made perilous ing. Every miner will be expected b , lck pr i va ie. lo be al his post of duty, ready lo ' work for his government" The seizure placed in effect Ihe penallies of Ihe labor dispules act. These range up io a year's imprisonment and $5,000 fine for any person guilty of encouraging an in- I terruption of production. An indivi- I dual worker, however, has the right lo remain away from work i .., rout j 0 £ bul he may not legally encourage ' by concealed German snipers and machine-gun nests. He refused to rest until Ihose preceious messages were delivered. Congralulalions poured in when Ihc mission was completed, and Ihe colonel was as pleased as a guess," he beamed, "that was about the best job I ever did." . ' His paralroopers suit was ragged and soiled — a far cry he haughty costume of other days, but the former prince had moved into the aristocracy of American heroes — and he was with representatives of the miners jjhtccn Members Attend J5..J&S. Circle No. 2 Meeting HKightocn members wore prcscn the monthly meeting of Circli 2 of the W.S.C.S. of the Firs Relief for Miseries of ItAD COLDS lit 3-nurposo Va-tro-nol up each s3Sl. It (1) shrinks swollen tnem- 'ajctis, (2) soothes irritation, and ) '-rfelps clear cold-clog- .,^V*"jk d nasal passages. U|CKS •Sui™ illow complete dt- " _ .._. tions in folder. VA'TRO-HOL jAl ifa MATTRESS CO. ave your old mattress made w. Call collect or write within B-milc radius for free delivery. low located at » 411 South Hazel i Phone 152 Communiques Mr. and Mrs. Dorscy McKae, Sr.. have' received a special notice of the graduation of their son, Lt. Bruce McKae, who attended the ninth Basic Officers Course al Fort Belvoir, Va. Lt. McRae made the highest grade in his class and will be appointed an instructor. Charles Benson, son of Mr. and Mrs. II. E. Benson, left today for Texarkana to be inducted inlo the United States Naval Reserves. Mr. Benson plans to depart for San Diego, Calif., from Hope Tuesday .night. TO REPORT ON INDUSTRY Litlle Rock, Nov. 2 —W 5 )— Governor Adkins announced lie had directed preparation of preliminary engineering reports on 209 potential industries for the slate by the Agricultural and Industrial Commission. The original homeland of mammalian life is believed to be the high central plateau of Asia. skillful were his enormous hands. "Delightful progeny," he said, in his booming voice, "move over and make room for your old man, Where's your mother?" "Rolling bandages," said Nancy, "at the Edgars." He touched Emily's shoulder. He asked: "Difficult day?" "Not very. I took the Flannigan kids to the clinic, all three of them. Called on some of my chronics. The usual routine. Prenatal calls. On accident case." He said abruptly: "Bet you can't guess where I've been." "Drinking yourself to death," said Nancy 'lazily, "in some obscure saloon." Emily laughed. When he was 14 David Hall had promised his mother that he would never take, a drink. He had kept his word;--, •• '• ^Interviewing, an assistant,"' liei sbid., triumphantly.' : . • ,:.;'. . '.'.'Aii assistant!" repeated •Nancy, incredulously, 1 but Emily cried: "Dad, you don't mean it, how gradually absorbed into the armed "Jim Thompson? But of course," t 0 govern the terms and conditions forces. But her father's stubborn s ho said, "he was interning there 0 { employment during the ^period of streak, plus the difficulty of find- during my last two years. ... I governmenl operation. Such coning an available civilian doctor thought he was going to be Dr. j t rac t s w m be made in accordance these days, never really gave her Klkins' assistant." much hope. .. He was> But Elkins just re^ .. „ „ . , ceived his commission and has DO mean it." He yawned, turned over his practice. Besides, stretched, "I'm not as young Thompson prefers a smaller place. He looked at his older daughter for undcrsland- relat ; vcs o ther than the Morrows. ing. "After all," he added, after | He nkes what hc - s socn of C ran- iked what I saw of I'll go into it more as I used to your mother berry And ' a doctor thoroughly before making a de- a pause, "I should be with her more. It's been hard on her. |^~ 1 " O V Sometimes I think - ----- |mm - ul shouldn't marry." Nancy leaned her head against ^-We'^gTad you did," she said. I*™* decisively, He ruffled her hair with his big hand. 'Are you, Baby? So am I—" "But the assistant," said Emily cision but—" He's a swell urgently,,"where on earth person," said 'and one of the best interns we had. Everyone was crazy about him." "Nurses?" "Doctors," she said dcmm-ely. "He's good-looking," Said her ., -t,-, .-, „ "Drawback with the recent opinion of Ihe Na- Uonal War Labor Board and will be subject to its approval in accordance with the provision of the war labor disputes act." This satisfied, at leasl in part, i the demands of ..Secretary Ickes thai Ihe president allow him broader authority lo deal wilh Ihc miners lhan he had when he was mine 1 boss last summer. 'The bargaining field will be I hedged, of \course, by Ihe limitations which the War Labor Board I laid down in Ihe Illinois case and 'such further directives as may be I given" by -the WLB. Neverlheless or coerce anyone to join him. Sanctions may be employed against the union itself, such as the withholding of dues and a prohibition against strike benefits, if the union does not cooperate in restoring production. Moreover, miners mighl be barred from accepting other jobs under tighlening manpower controls." Reaction in the field lo 'Ihe president's lalest move was not encouraging. Both Pennsylvania and Ohio reported a determinalion among the miners to slay out until a contract is signed. It indicated, probably, the difficulties which Ihe UMW leadership mighl have in enforcing a back-to-work decision pending negotiations. In Pittsburgh, a spokesman for the U. S. Sleel corporation said that if mining is resumed tomorrow a curtailment in steel production could be avoided. Any later resumption, he said, would mean a Milk constituted the;. source of 15 per'cent of farm income in the United Stales last year'. ^He's'-her&Jri Cranberry," said father thoughtfully., "Drawback her-falherV '<visilirig:th6,: Morrows, during mleriiship,but- it won't, hurt n^.^Lrjl. :_.! :'.i_™-*U:~ j* MDn^rt T\/Trti-_ liim horn" 7-TH ^htlflklGfl. /"You'll Vfondcrful!" Color came up to touch her high cheekbones; she was radiant with it. She had been urging her father for over a year lo find an 1 ItpL • -Irt KM>il. , - v * D * "« J i» V«»M •...*.- ~».._.. ---._. .. -„,, ,'., e'pK-v' ,11 Cbusin-pivsomething..'>Pete Mor- him here." He chuckled./"You 11 row'' had.inisVUs'ufc.'nervous Jndi- give him a recommendalioii.then?-. gdstion tdday"—he.ihu'ckled—i"and' "™ <™ »•««>» '.:•>': '• I 'went around to see him. "Of course.' "He's coining along supper This youngster was there, and, I to talk things over more fully," may say, perfectly competent to her father told her. y •• stomach. "Things are looking up," Nancy . . . Well, I said. handle Pete's neurotic But Agnes sent for me. afterwards we got talking. The I (To Bo Continued) Tuesday - Wednesday - Thursday Mcirlene Dietrich Randolph Scott in TOM CONWAY JIAN DROOKS ELAINE ARP ill A DO I" 'Pittsburgh' Reform of U.S. Censorship Is Sought Chicago. Nov. 1 (/P) Col. Robert McCormick, editor and publisher or the Chicago Tribune, today called ui)on the nation's press service "to join with Ihe Chicago .Tribune-New York News Service lo demand in unison a reform of the dangerous and dishonest, censorship under which we are operating." Col. McCormick discussed war- lime censorship in an address prepared for delivery al a luncheon of the Chicago Association of Commerce. Col. McCormick said "In this war, as we learned from a speech Sen. Russell tB-Ga) made in the senate, our censorship has been military, of course, lo conical from the enemy any news of value to him, also to conceal from the American people any shortcomings of our command. Furthermore it has become a complete political censorship lo control public opinion. "That the newspapers have yeild- ed lo this pressure is nol Ihc fault of Ihe correspondents but of Ihe proprietors and managers of Ihe great news services. No single one of them can resist this coercion alone. It will take the combined our next regular club day third Friday, November 19, and bring someone with you. The meeting will be at the home of Mrs. F. V. Porterfield. Devotional by Mrs. Causey—then (I1LJ11W. J-V **•»» t,lli»»- *•••». - t -demands of all of them to obtain we adjourned. the trulh for the American people, MRS. F. V. PORTE now so completely wilhheld from them. 'I lake Ihc occasion presented to me loday to ask Ihe Associated Press, Ihe Uniled Press, Ihe International News Service, the New York Times News Service, to join with the Chicago Tribune- New York Service to demand in unison a reform of the dangerous and dishonest censorship under which we are operating." Clubs RFIELD, U. 1, Blevins, Reporter. it offered Lewis an opportunity to negotiate with an individual, who has proven friendly to Ihe miners, and is wilh-in Ihe administration, instead of with divergent groups of operators. Lewis sent his men back to work last June .for less than those terms. ' •;' . ' ' ; The operators recognize that any agreemenl worked out between Lewis -and Ickes-will be the' a'gree- ment Ihey will have lo accepl if Ihey want Ihe mines back during Ihe war. Edward R. Burke, president of the soulhorn coal operators association, made this suggeslion: "As mailers sland loday Ihe way seems open immediately' upon resumption of production, which I assume will be tomorrow, for Secretary Ickes lo call a meeling of the miners, operators, and stabilization authorilies and, with all sides represented, work out the best possible arrangement. I see no rea- lapering off in sleel oulpul with a probable 50 per cent shutdown or more if the stoppage continued beyond this week. At Lackawanna, N. Y., the Bethlehem steel company had only 10 days' sofl coal suppy on hand and began .purlailing coke produclion;. Mother's Friend helps bring ease and comfort to expectant mothers. M OTHER'S FRIEND, an exquisitely prepared emollient, Is useful in all condi- « tlons where a bland, mild anodyne mas-, sage medium In skin lubrication Is desired. One condition In which, women for more than 70 years have used It Is an application for massaging the body during pregnancy... It helps'keep the skin soft and pliable... thus avoiding unnecessary discomfort due to dryness ana tightness. It refreshesYand tones tha skin. An ideal massage^appllcatlon for the numb, tingling or ^burning sensations of the skin... for. the tired back muscles or cramp-like .pains in the legs. Quickly absorbed. Delightful to use. Mother's Friend Hishly praised by users, many doctors and nurses. Just ask any druggist for Mother a Friend—the skin lubricant. Try.it.tonight: Plate Lunch 45c Choice of Three Meats; Potatoes and Two Vegetables; Corn Sticks and Rolls; Dessert and Drink. CHECKERED CAFE Where It's Safe to Be Hungry Union Grove The Union Grove Home Demon- Iralion club had a call meeling Oclober 27th with six members present. The song of the month was sung and history of the song was lold by Mrs. Porlerfield. Plans were made for members to attend achievement day and bring our exhibits. Each member also made donation for our bond. We also donated some canned food fo>- crippled children. We urged every member to be at Women more than men apt to suffer SIMPLE iff Weakened From Lack of Iron Due to "rVtonthly Losses" You girls and women who suffer from simple anemia or \vho lose so much during monthly periods that you feel tired, wc£k, "dragged out"—due to low Wood-iron— Start at once—try Lydia E. Pinkham's Compound TABLETS (with added iron) ."pinkhaui's Tablets is one of the greatest blood-iron tonics you can buy to help build up red blood to • .YC more stiwsth and to pi'ornotu a more refreshed and robust bloodstream—in such cases. Taken as directed—Pinkhaua's Tablets is one of the very best and quickest home ways to get precious iron into the blood. Just try Pinlt- liarn's Tablets faithfully for ot least 30 days. Then see if you, too, don't romarfcably beufcjit, Follow label directions. WJK worth irving. Hopcwell The Hopewell Home Demonstration club met al Ihe home of Mrs. J. W. Powell Oclober 27. A timely discussion on Food and Nutrition was conducted by Mrs. Cook. Two interesting demonstrations were carried out using fall fruits and vegetables. Egg plant was used in egg plant surprise and apples used in apple crunch pie. Mrs. R. M. Hairson was admitted as a new member. After the business meeting, surprise packages were auctioned by Mrs. Cook—proceeds totaling $2.25. Delicious refreshments were served to the following: Mrs. S. E. Cook, Mrs. G. W. Wiggins, Mrs. T. L. Smith, Mrs. A. B. Snoch, Mrs. R. M. Hairson, Mrs. O. B. Hodnetl and Iwo visilors, Mrs. Joe Ross and Mrs. J. L. Purlle. The ncxl meeling will be at the home of Mrs. Green. MRS. G. W. WIGG1N, R No. 3, Hope, Ark., Reporter. The Boyd's Chapel Home Demonstration club met at the home of Mrs. Tony Rowc on October 22nd. The meeting was called lo order by the President, Mrs. Porter Rowe. We sang the Star Spangled Banner followed by the Lord's Prayer after which the roll was called by Mrs. Robert Cash wiht 11 members present. Miss Mary Claude Fletcher gave a demonstration on house cleaning and how tc keep the weevils oul of our dried peas and beans. But Ihc thing that was most interesting was what the boys had to eat on the front line for we are all inlerested in our boys. The hostess served a nice refreshment which we all enjoyed. The ncxl meeting will be at Mrs. Robert Cash on November 26th. We hope all members will be present. MRS. ROBERT CASH, Ht, We. 2, Emmeit. THE STORY OF THE COMMANDOS "COMBINED OPERATIONS" A Book-of-the-Month Selection Arranged in Six-Column Pictures and Text, Begins MONDAY, NOVEMBER 8 . . in . . HOPE STAR Written From the Official Records, and Illustrated by William Sharp, This Is a Worthy Successor to THE SEVENTH CROSS" Which Ends Saturday Vi

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