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HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Classified publication, . AH Wdn« Ads wsh in advonct. N»t tdtum ever th« Phon*. 0M »lm«—It *er<, minimum Me TIUM HMM*~*)ta< w»rd, m!nlM*m SOc Itt Hm««~*Se w«r4, mtnl«yn» TV 0M MMttl—1I< *«rt, mlnmhim $2.70 att <0f continuous insertions only fH£ MdR£ YOU TELL THE QUICKER YOU SELL." For Sole SEB US BEFORE YOU BUY, sell or trade furniture. The best place In town to buy furniture. Ideal Furniture Store.' 27*lmpd. ISO MULES. MARES, SADDLE horses, jacks, stallions and Shetland ponies. All stock guaranteed. Free truck delivery. At same Bobcats to End Season at Pine Bluff Thursday. The Hope High School Bobcats will journey to Pine Bluff Turkey Day for a conference game with the Zebras which will end the season's schedule. Pine Bluff, presently tied with Hot Springs for conference lead, are expected to turn back the Bobcats with not too much trouble. They hold victories over most of the state's top teams and boast the best backfield in years. However, the locals, winners of only three games this season, are when ana, Texas. 23-tf 1941 CHEVROLET COUPE. GOOD tires. A-l condition. See Doyle Bailey at Cities Service Station. 20-3tp BOY'S LATONIA BICYCLE. NEW condition. LaMar Cox. 22-6tc Notice overt AMWCA CHRISTMAS GIFTS ON DISPLAY and on hand at my home. All kinds of Fuller brushes. 902 South Fulton, Phone 138. Mrs. Leon Bundy 23_t£ HAVE YOUR OLD MATTRESS 'made new. Prices reasonable. Used furniture bought or accepted as payment on your mattress. Phone 152. Hope Mattress Co. 10-lmp FORSALE: ONE ELECTRIC sewing machine, several non- electrics, two hand vacuum cleaners. Sewing machines bought, 'sold, rented, repaired. James Allen, 621 Fulton St., Hope, Ark., phone 322-J 2-lmp they are right. After the showing at Nashville, last week, a game which they were due to win, the Cats are liable! to be on the re bound, in which case the going will be rough for the Zebras. Outcome of the game will have a decided affect on the state championship title. A win for the Zebras will give them a cinch tie for the title whereas a loss, providing the Trojans lick Ft. Smith, would beat them out of the title. The local boys have shown plenty of fight all season and are expected to make a good game of it despite the strong dope against them. Near Lake Huron by the swift Jailing waters of Au Sable river •tands The Lumberman's Memorial. Beneath it the dedication pays a fitting tribute to the lumbermen of Michigan. Lumberman's Memorial Koop On Backing th« Attack With War Bonds For centuries Norway shipped its forest products all over the world and established an envious reputation. Today its forests have been denuded by the Nazis for their own war machine. *'f *' : - TRY OUR HOME-MADE CHILLI, Hamburgers, Hotdogs, Ham Sandwiches. Snack Shoppe. Main Street. 19-6tpd. HAVE YOUR MATTRESS RE- made now for CHRstmas. Gobi: s Mattress Shop. 712 West 4tli Street. Phone 445-J. 23-6tp Help Wonted WHITE LADY OR GIRL HOUSE- keeper. Live at place. Call 73 after 6:30. 22-6tdh Lost SPORTS ROUNDUP •By Hngh S. Fnllertra, Jr.- Leahy Abdicates As Top Moaner in Grid Circles By SID FEDER Annapolis, Md., Nov. 23 (/P)—It is a pleasure to report that although Frank Leahy, the moaner of Notre Dume, apparently has abdicated the crying towel title of the gridiron world, Wallin' Billick Whelchcl of the Navy isn't going to let the throne go without a fight This was apparent today, jus 24 hours after Fretful Frank, the best journeyman crying towc handler in the business, stepped down from the head of the parade by caling his Irish stcamrolers great. Wailin' Whelchel immediately showed he's a whole lot better than a green hand by practically overflowing the banks of the Severn here with his tears over what Army's bolt-of-lightnlng backs may do to his poor little Navy glue-fool footballers on Saturday. Only, you got the Idea talking to the otherwise particularly-pleasant | navy officers this week. Associated Press Soorts Columnist New York, Nov. 23 (#")— One plains, because that gives the ray of hope for the minor leagues i tackles and ends a chance to rush U.S. Congress Mourns Death of Colleagues Washington, Nov. 23 (/P) —The Senate today mourned the death of W. Warren Barbour, New Jersey Republican, opponent of Mayor Frank Hague of Jersey City, millionaire thread manufacturer and one - time amateur heavyweight boxing champion. Barbour, who was 55, succumbed to heart disease last night after a brief Illness in his Washington home. His death followed within 24 hours the fatal injury of Rep. J. William Ditter (R-Pa) in an airplane crash and the death from heart disease of Rep. Henry B. Steagall (D-Ala). Barbour was appointed to the Senate in January 1932 to succeed the late Dwight W. Morrow. Dehe for at next week's meetings — Leo Bondy. the Giants' secretary, says his club has enough young players to supply a couple of Class "D" teams if they can find leagues that are operating next summer . . . The Giants are trying to fix up a working agreement with the Bradford, Pa., Pony League club today because they don't want to risk spoiling some good prospects by starting them in too fast company. And no cracks, please, about the class of ball the Giants played last season . . . The first regiment at West Point lost Ihe toss and will have to serve as Navy cheering section at the Army-Navy game Saturday . . . That must make them the Army "Goaduknz" the passer Today's Guest Star "Winkler," Jacksonville Nattc "Sleeve": "A new (Fla.) navy Seats to Be Short for Irish Game By CHARLES CHAMBERLAIN Chicago, Nov..23 —(/P)— Put that coonskln coat and Notre Darnc pen- nat back in the moth balls, Joe, you ain't soin' nowhere. Chicago's great assemblage of Notre Dame alumni, synthetic and otherwise, finds Itself for the first time without the method or means of admittance to watch their beloved Irish play football. At Great Lakes, only a husky cheer from Chicago's loop, the Irish will attempt to wind up their first un- bcntcn-untied season in 13 years Saturday. There, in un improvised stadium seating about 25,000 recruits, old Notre Dume will try to defeat the Bluejackets and still rule over all without a chorus of rooters to sing out the school's famous Victory March. It's a closed game. A block some 20 seats clusterec around the 50-yard line will be ul lotted to officers and their guests You'd be surprised how many guy are seeking wafm friendships will SITE SELECTED Little Rock, Nov. 23 (/P) Governor Adkins announced a 250 by 30 feet plot on the southwest cor- of * Tuesday, November 23, 1943* * . . „ ...._ i"-"y*L el ner of the old blind school p ty here had been sclectd i« • ^jljii for the state's new Confcderntfli home. garment gives the %vearer protection against shrapnel, burns, bruises and depth bombs, and no well dressed empire will be wiiii- out one, come next baseball season." Are porton the "Yankee Bee Country Club"' somewhere in the South Pacific reveals that the Seabees who constructed a jungle golf course have only four worn-out golf balls and nine clubs, made from scrap iron and sanded-down pick Wailin' Whelchel, that the lump in ' his left cheek was his owned rolled | up tongue, rather than an oul-sizcd | chunk of chewing gum. Because (A) he gave you Ihe same gags and patter a year ago — and then pulled the season's biggest rabbit out of the littlest hat by flattening Army, and (B) his Middle machine this year is better than it was then, sporting tsvo solid lines lhat stand out among the best in the East. "But," beaten Billick's glues- singing chant, "it's just like in baseball. They used to say about Walter Johnson thai you can't hit what you can't see. Well, Saturday it's a case of you can't tackle what you can't catch — or see, for that matter. •"The Navy scouts tell tne that handles The chief greens Don Good Player Further word on Don Hutson feated for reelection in 1936, was returned two years later FROM -NORTH HAZEL. BLACK • mule. Weight about. 1,100 pounds. Slit in ear. Notify J. L. Swift. 500,-North Hazel. ?5.00 reward. -.-»•- 20-6tpd RAILROAD JACK ON HIWAY 4 between Russell's store and Hope. Reward for return to Hope Star. 22-3tp DAKK COLORED HORSE MUI.E 8 years old. Medium size. See T. S. McDavitt. Reward. 23-tf BLACK, TAN COCKEREL SPAN- iel., 5 months old. Answers to name of Penny. Red colar. Telephone 531-R, Reward, Mrs. Bin McRae. 23-6tc. Wonted to Rent FIVE OR SIX-ROOM HOUSE. Prefer Ward 1 or 2. Employed in city. Reasonably permanent. No srnall children. Reference. Call Hope Star. 2-tfdh. Wonted SET OF SINGLE BUGGY HAR- ness. Moore's City Market. 22-6tp For Rent the unexpired term of Senator A. Harry Moore, who resigned to become governor of New Jersey. It was in this election that Barbour defeated the candidate sponsored it." by Hague. He subsequently was elected in 1940 for a six - year \ term. The death of the New Jersey senator leaves the senate with 57 democrats, 37 republicans and one progressive. Gov. Charles A. Edison of New Jersey, a Democrat, will appoint a temporary successor to serve until next November's election. At the age of 22 Barbour had j 'ought as an amateur boxer and was billed as the "milionaire kid." He gave up the ring at the request of his mother but remained an ardent sportsman, spending much of his leisure time, up to his recent illness, in golfing, boating and riding. His large frame won him the reputation of being the senate's "biggest man." His death, coming so closely after that of Ditter and Steagall, recalled the warning of Dr. George Calver, capitol physician a few weeks ago that congress was overworked and tired, and that it was severely taxing its health by not taking a recess. from a guy who should know: Pete Cawthon, the grid Dodgers' coach, argues that the other Green Bay players ought to chip in part of their salaries to raise Don's pay . . "Why," says Pete, "on one play Sunday Pug Manders had him completely covered and Hutson just stuck one big hand in Pug's face and reached down around his knees somewhere to catch th'e bah keeper is "Jimmy," a pet goat who trims the grass wherever he is tethered ... A lost ball there doesn't mean just stroke and distance, but a month's suspension of play. Make this month your cor inspection monm atStudebaker « Take care off your car and it will take care of you with the other hand apologized to Manders Then he for doing One-Minute Sports Page Harry Fitzpatrick, leading harness-race driver of 1943, will train exclusively for E. J. Baker of St. Charles, Ills., next summer . . . Deacon Branch Rickey will serve as guest arbitrator on A. L. Alexander's "Mediation Board" broadcast Sunday night — will probably will leave very little time for the customers to present their problems. ... Matty Geis, Princeton track coach, thinks he will have a "comer" soon in. Dick Hall, a 4:21 school boy miler now at Exeter Academy ... Red Smith, the Packers' assistant coach, gives "better guards" as the reason why the Redskins walloped the Bears Service Dept. Ensign Paul Christman, known only as a passer at Missouri, has become the star blocking back at the Del Monle, Calif., Navy Pro- Flight School . . . Lieut. George Schaeffer of Reclondo Beach, Calif., former Santa Monica Junior College netmnn, is the new tennis champion at Camp Shelby, Miss. . . Two reasons for Glenn (Tulsa) Dobbs' success at passing for the Randolph Field, Tex., Fliers arc his favorile receivers, Tex Attlds, who never played college football, and E. L. Kceton, Southern Methodist formerly of . . . "Flying newspaper at the South Plains. Tex., army air field, lists its ideal opponents for a bowl game: Notre Dame first string (with Bertelli) vs. Notre Dame second string (with Lujack). . Sunday If the guards can't Logical Conclusion Writing for a record company's publication, sportscaster Red Barber, the verce of them bums, says his favorite operatic aria is "Some Day He'll Return" from Madame Army's there with Jack Minor a D.5 sprint man, Glenn Davis who can do 9.6 and Maxon and Anderson who can break tcn-flal for the hundred. Why I even hear Lombar- clo, the quarterback and the slowest guy on the squad, can knock off lhal hundred in only a lilllc over ten seconds. Even if I wanted to feel better about the whole thing, how can I when my scouts keep bringing things like this up? "In my book, this is the best Army team since Elmer Oliphant and Gene Vidal led Ihe Army parade in 1916. Even the '26 club, with Red Caglc and Light Horse Harry Wilson and Blondic Saundcrs and Ed Garbisch — a pretty fair outfit, incidenlaly — wasn't as good as the speed demons there now. "And just remember Brown (George Brown, Navy guard from San Diego, Calif., and one of the year's top colcgiale linemen) didn't have a uniform on in three weeks until yesterday's practice. He's been suffering from a cough and cold." In case this — along with Whelchel's wail about the fact that he doesn't have a real rapid runner on his own ball-carrying task force — gives you the idea that Navy las as much chance of catching the Army speedsters as a house-wife has of getting a Thanksgiving turkey in the current shortage, it might be remembered that Navy ran up The game, originaly schedulcc for vust Comiskey Park, home o the White Sox, on Thanksgiving Day, was shifted to the world' largest navy training station whet the Navy Department issued n di rectlve forbidding its service team lo play on a neutral field. By agreeing to perform in the Great Lakes stadium, the Irish passed up about $40,000. Comiskey Park would have been sold out. Tennessee Deer Chewing Tobacco Nashville. Tcnn. —Wi— Deer in the mountains of casl Tennessee have taken to chewing tobacco. In a letler to R. G. Turner, director of game and fish, Mrs. Mary Raines, of Wolf Creek, said: "The deer arc so bad they have already chewed up my tobacco crop and starled on the corn and I want you to come up here and do something about this." R 3EP your car up to par with Studebaker service. Our capable mechanics have been specially trained in wartime maintenance. Drive in and have them inspect your car now. No matter what make of car you drive, it will last longer if you take these five precautions: O Hove your car inspected frequently. 0 Get lubrications on a time basis, not a mileage basis. €) Check your tire pressure at least once a week. O Keep your brakes correctly adjusted. O Have your cor expertly serviced for wartime driving. • BUY A IATE- MODEL USED STUDEBAKER Save gas, tires * and upkeep If you purchase a used Studcboker. you save gas and tires remarkably Our stocks include dc^ ' pendnblc used cars of other popular makes as well as used Studcbakcrs. Archer Motor Co. East Third Street Hope, Arkansas We've an old-fashioned knacfe lor being thrifty! T HE PILGRIM fathers gave us our first Thanksgiving-and founded the American tradition of thrift and savings. Penney's carries ori that tradition. We run our stores without frills, and the savings we pass along to you! be bumped out of the way, the "T" formation can be beaten, Red ex- Bullerfly Dedicated, no doubt, to Larry MacPhail. TWO UNFURNISHED ROOMS. 922 East Division. Mrs. A. B. Wilson. 20-3tp TWO ROOM FURNISHED APART- ment. Bills paid. 1002 East Second Street. Phone 740-J. 23-tftp Lost or Stroyed LARGE MULEY COW, BROWN- ish black from Archer ?arm 12 miles south, of Hope. Reward. E. L. Archer. 23-3tp Mary Durant Freed of Slaying Charge Melbourne, Nov. 23 (JP) Red- haired Mary Catherine Durant, 21, was acquitted of first degree murder charges yesterday in the slaying of, her 43-year-old stepfather, Charles Durant. who, she testified, forged her to have improper relations with him since she was 12. She collapsed in her mother's arms as the jury foreman read the verdict. Tearfully, the girl told the jury she was forced to submit to Durant under threats he would kill her and her mother, - Mary said she recalled shooting Durant as he slept last Dec. 4 and burying him in a shallow grave in their back yard at Calico Rock. Durant's body was unearthed last April 4 by a dog digging in the yard. Murder charges were filed against Mary and her mother, Mrs. Armanda Durant, 44. The charge against Mrs. Durant was nolle pressed yesterday. In 1805. it took 44 days for an Sports Mirror By The Associated Press Today A Year Ago — Boston Col-, lege leads in weekly AP poll with 1,078 points; Georgia Tech in second place; Ohio State third. Three Years Ago — Penn upsets Cornell in traditional game, 22-20, before crowd of 79,935. Five Years Ago — Jimmy Crowley signs new five year contract as Fordham coach at estimated ?15,000 annually. cies in the deparlment of agricull- ure al Washington. Here, then, is the change in philosophy of aid to agriculture which threatens to shatter the whole democratic base.'' Making his first public address since he resigned as war. food ad ministralor July 1, Chesler C. Davis, president of the St. Louis Federal Reserve bank, proposed to the convention that manufacturers Sees Need for Only 1 Agency in Farm Work Little Rock, • Nov. 23 (/PjThere should be "just one agency contacting the farm family to aid it in . developing farm plans best suited and other not) - agricultural-pi o- ^ to . .. _ - 1 . „ rlnonvc ''Innlr fnt* mnvn \m1limf* IITO Legal Notice NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that the undersigned mortgagee in a mortgage executed by Arthur Toner to the United States on the 20th day of March, 1942 and duly filed in the office of the Recorder in and for Hempstead County, Arkansas; the said Arthur Toner having waived all rights of appraisement, sale and redemption under the laws of the State of Arkansas; pursuant to the powers granted under the terms of the aforementioned mortgage, and by the laws of the State of Arkansas, will on the 24th day of November, 10 a. m., at Elbert Jones, in the County of Hempstead, State of Arkansas, offer for sale to the highest and best bidder for cash, the following described property, to-wit: 1 cultivator, moline, 1 black horse mule, Joe, wt. 950, age 5; 1 black mare mule named Kate, wt. 950, age 5; 1 old section harrow; 1 old planter; 1 McCormick Middle Buster; 1 break plow; 1 Georgia Sorck; 1 small turning plow; 2 sets of plow gear; 1 yellow Jersey cow, named Goldie, age 8, wt. 850; 1 dirty brown cow, named Daisy, age i, weight 500; 1 heifer calf; 1 male calf; 1 sow; cooker. to its needs," Dr. James. D. Hoskins, presidenl of the Unitersily of Tennesee, said today. j "The logical agency lo assisl : farmers in making such plans is the Agricultural Extension Serv- I ice," he asserted in an address prepared for delivery at the Arkansas Farm Bureau Fcdcralion convenlion. "All other agencies of the U. S. Departmcnl of Agriculture should be so coordinated around this educational service as to help the 'ariner develop the farm plan best uited lo him." Dr. Hoskins spoke on Ihe "place f the land grant college in a emocracy," asserting thai il "has -4 points in beating Penn compared lo the Army's 13 in playing to a tic with the Quakers, and that Navy ran up bigger scores against Cor- enll. Duke, Penn and Columbia than any collection playing any of those outfits this season. Today in Congress By The Associated Press Senate — Suspends business until tomorrow out of respect to late Senator Barbour (R-NJJ. Truman Committee calls Undersecretary of War Patterson or $130,000,000 U. S,-financed Canadian oil project George Post War *•• *w.wiw. ~- - T -w— *^ T--T* - . ri - 0 ,. c! . r p prmkpr automobile to cross the country on l^su^wwlcer^ ^ ^ ^ a test run. Women constitute about 49 per cent ot the textile workers this year: about 77 per cent ol the clothing worker?. day of November, 1943. United States of America, By W. M. Sparks Co«nty Supervisor. Tuesday. November 23, 1943. ducers "look for more volume pro duction and moderale prices in- sleacl of limited production and increased prices for their profits" in the postwar period." "And labor will get higher real wages if its leaders fix their eyes on the amount earned at the end of the year through steady employment in producing things people need, rather than on the highest attainable hourly wage for a minimum production," ho said. "The principles suggested by these proposals for industry and labor arc the principles agricult- uie has always folowcd. If they arc put to work, the farm problem v.ill be far simples to handle than hears Secretary of Committee Agriculture Wickard and AFL officials Interstate Commerce Committee continues radio bill hearings House —Votes on Comomdity Credit Corporation bill containing anti-subsidy provision AGAIN! PACKED WITH WONDERS FOR BOYS and GIRLS There'll be wonderful fun for everyone at Penney's Make- Believe Land! Guido, 132 1-4, New York, 10. Iways been the policy of land ;rant colleges to work in an edu- ational way with organized groups of farmers and farm wom- n." "In recent years it has seemed •; election of officers tonight o me there is a changing philoso- ' phy in the United States department of agriculture at Washing- on," he said. "This change in it has been in Ihe past." Davis' speech last night climaxed the first day of the two-day convention. The convention closes with adoption of resolutions and philosophy threatens the dcmocral- c foundations of this cooperative He listed the agricultural adjustment adminislralion, the farm security administration, and the soil conservation service as agencies which since 1933 have entered the farm field which until then had almost exclusively been cultivated by the agricultural extension service. Fights Last Night By The Associated Press New York —- Vic Dellicurti, 15!) 1-2, New York, outpointed Joe Agosta, 105, New York, 10. Philadelphia — Ellis Philips, 130 1-2, Philadelphia, outpointed Clco Shans, 134 1-2. Los Angeles, 10. Chicago — Sgt. Lou Woods, 152, Detrgil. stopped Charles Wells, 149 1-2, Gary. Ind. 8. Newark, N. J. — Lee Oma, 160 1-2. New York, outpoinled •Here are four ugenvies operat- Larry Lane, 190 1-2. Trenton, 10. ing in the same county, and on Scranion, Pa. — Harold Smith, the same farm in many instances, 149, Scranton. slopped Charley Wil each endeavoring lo help Ihe fann- er plan his farm. "Inevilably there is a tendency to centralize in each if these agen- lis. 155 Wilmington. Del. 2. Providence — Iz/.y Jannazzo, 150 1-2. New York, outpoinled Ralph Zaiinelli, 149 1-2, Providence, 1C. New Haven, Conn. — Herman researcrTfunctions along with fiscal j Badger. 172, New Haven, outpoint- and regulatory. And there is the t ed George Fuller, 183, Norwalk, 8. further inevitable result of central- Baltimore — Jimmy Collins, izing the control of all these axen- j,35 3-4. Baltimore, outpointed Al cies all the phases of the agricultural program, the cducalional and What sort of home could you re fcuild after a fir« ? Better check uo with Roy Anderson & Company Phone 810 Hope, Arkansas INSURANCE Baby Dolls 2,97 Dressed in organdy dress and bonnet! ! 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Part Wool Work Socks 25c Will ttf«< Will Yon Crt Yomt Q«ot* Today? ,* * £ * * * i 5TH YEAR: VOL. 46—NO. 36 Star tHfe WfcAf Hift . Arkansas: Fair and continued cold this afternoon, tonight and Thursday; temperatures near freezing in west, 25 to 30 in east portion tonight. Stof of Hop«, 1899; Press, 1927. Comolldottd January 18, 1929. HOPI, ARKANSAS,^VEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 1943 (AP)—Means Associated Press (NEA)—Means Newspaper Enterprise Ass'n PRICE 5c COPY, ew Pacific Attacks Seen Our Daily Bread Sliced Thin by The Editor ALEX. H. WASHBURN The Name Is 'Arkansawyer' Last week-end the Arkansas Democrat published some correspondence between a Little Rock attorney and the United States Board on Geographical Names which gave official :redence to "Arkansawyer" rather than "Arkansan" as the [name of our citizens. House Believe Ready to Pass Revenue Bill Nazis Fail lo Gains Place 8th Break Positions Army Only 79 Washington, Nov. 24 — (fi>) — |Blocking amendments from the 7 floor to a $2,140,000,000 new rove- |nue measure, the House moved to- lday toward approval of a wartime Hax program far short of the $10,1500,000,00 asked by the adminis-' Kration to combat inflation and meet military costs. Rep. Voorhis (D-Calif) asserted Congress should dip deeper into the nations' pockctbook, but the House decided by a standing vole of 208 to 7 to consider only the question of rejecting or accepting the bill as it was drafted by the Ways and Means Committe'c. The procedure; preventing a wide-open battle on the floor over scvcriil controversial points, especially increases in some excise taxes, was accepted over the protests of some members that it constituted a "gag" rule. Rep. Robert Lee Doughlon, 80- j'enr-old chairman of the powerful Ways and Mcnns committee, led off a bi-parlisan chorus against large tax increases. declaringUicv, ^6t!ia*tfc' H mor&" ; gfifslVlnf ''than in* f In lion. "Too heavy a tax burden is as great a danger to the nation's economy as is loo large n.public debt," he said. "Certainly we should not pass on to future taxpayers, many of whom will be our returning soldiers, debts that we ourselves should pay, but neither should we pass on to them a business structure so weakened by heavy taxes that it will be unable to carry on in the post war period. When this wai'i has been won we want the bus- ines's'jand industry of the nation in a condition which will enable it to offer the greatest measure of opportunity and employment." Doughton joined Rep. Knutson of Minnesota, Ways and Means Re publican leader, in attacking the administration's claim that a $10,500,000,000 tax program is essential not only for war-financing but also lo drain off inflationary purchasing power. "In our opinion (speaking for Republicans) this additional burden would liquidate the great middle class, which is the bulwark of the nation," Knutson declared in a prepared address. "It svould threaten the future solvency of all business, imperil savings, and jeopardize the postwar continuance of private enterprise. From now on, the motto promulgated by the great spender, Harry Hopkins, 'tax and tax, spend and spend, elect and elect,' is out." The second warliin.e bill, supported by both parties, makes but little revision in the burdens on Individual incomes or on corporation normal and surtaxes. No change is made in the 20 per- Your cdilor has written in favor -®of "Arkansawyer" on many occa- i sions. We usually cited three facts: 1. That "Arkansawyer" was Ihe historic name for the people of Arkansas, just as its traditional designation was "Bear Stale." Modernists came along, however, changed it to "Wonder State," and changed the people's name lo "Arkansans." , 2. The name "Arknnsawycr" is stilliperpelualcd by Ihe daily paper at Stuttgart, named in the old- •fasKloncd way, "Daily Arkan- sawyer." 3. The word Arkansawyer leaves 'no doubt but lhat our stale's name is pronounced ArkanSAW. Bui Ihc word Arkansan implies that our .state's name really is ArKANsas, which is incorrect. Now comes official word from the U.S. Board of Geographical of Reds at Kiev By HENRY C. CASSIDY Moscow, Nov. 24 — (/P)— Strong German forces pushing toward Kiev wilh violenl tank and. air at- lacks have failed lo break Russian army positions in depth, Red Star reported today. Three successive retreats the Russians have made since the start of the major German counleral- tacks in the Ukraine were attributed to heavy pressure of superior enemy numbers, bul Ihe army newspaper indicalcd Ihe main Russian line, was intact for the decisive stage of the battle. (The German communique reported strong new Russian attacks along the lower Dnieper north of Nikopol and near Cherkassy repulsed after temporary breakthroughs. The Germans said strong ® 762 l- Russian forces were encircled west of Kiev.) i Kiev was captured Nov. 6 and j the Germans today were within 45 miles of the Ukrainian capital in Miles From Rome By NOLAND NORGAARD Allied Headquarters, Algiers, Nov. 24 —(/I 5 )— The British Eighth Army surged forward six miles into enemy posilions in the central' 1 portion of the Italian front to capture the village of San Angelo, onljr, half a mile from the upper Snagro' 1 ' river, and occupied the deserted and devastated mountain town of Alfedena, Allied headquarters announced today. The capture of Alfedena, approx^ imately 70 airline miles southeast of Rome on the road to the Italian capital, was the result of a gain of more than five miles beyond Rio r nero in recent days during which Gen. Sir Bernard L. Montgomery's troops pushed the Germans off high ground, dominating the town from the southeast, in a series of brisk clashes. Before leaving, the Germans flc- | stroyed Alfedena with explosives The Landing of The Pilgrims Names supporting Ihe use of Ar-j tne cnv irons of Brusilov, after cov ering nearly half the distance back from Zhitomir) The Red Army continued its own offensive in the triangle between !he Pripet and Dnieper rivers and the border between White Russia and the Ukraine, Swamps, streams and forests knnsawyor. Personally It has always seemed to mo that the state's own people should insist upon the old-time word — thereby removing the last excuse for outsiders mispronouncing the state's name . . . which the word Arkansan encourages them to dp. By PETER EDSON NEA Washington Correspondent OPA Tackles Pork Problem The .good old so-called 'law" of supply and demand takes a terrible beating in these times. As. Senator Cotton Ed Smith of South Carolina said sarcastically 4hftJQfl^bojjrri.Q^ei.,lebbyisits for the livestock" 'raisers, who came to Washington \ as one of the most po.lcnt farm bloc anti-subsidy pressure groups the capitol had ever seen, "Oh! the law of supply and demand is divine law, and we're above all that today." Everybody laughed at the crochety old-timer's irony, but few people took time out to slop and think what might hapcn if all the war-time controls, in seeming contradiction loathe hallowed law of 'supply and demand, were suddenly removed and an absolutely free marke_£;;,WQre permitted, to, determine p'Vi'c e 1 e v'els"/ Th'eVch an c e s ; a r e a thousand lo one thai Ihe people now yelling Ihe. loudest for removal .of farm price controls svould be Ihe first to come screaming into the market place demanding thai Ihe guv'ment do something quick to (Continued on Page Two) Keeping Up With Ration Coupons Processed and Canned Foods: November 1—First day for green stamps A, B and C in Ration Book 4. November 20 — Last day for blue stamps X, Y and Z in Ration Book 2. December 20—Last day for green stamps A, B and C in Ration Book 4. Meats, Cheese, Butter and Fats: November 7 — First day for brown stamp J in Ration Book 3. November 14 — First day for brown stamp K in Ration Book 3. November 21 — First day for brown stamp M in Ration Book 3. December 4 — Last day for brown stamps G, H, J and K in Ration Book 3. bring order out of chaos. I fronts. That very condition is to be found today on the hog market. OPA had set a Chicago base price of S14.75 per hundredweight on live hogs. Although the mere act of set- ling a price of any kind on hogs or anything else is a fundamental violation of the law of supply and demand, in this case it was considered all right by the hog raisers because it guaranteed them a fail- return on their labor and feed costs and an inducement lo go ahead and raise a lol of pigs, for which there was a heavy demand justifying this price. Pig Problem But now it happens thai all Ihe pig raisers, having brought their hogs lo market weight during the summer, offer them for sale about ihe same lime. The slaughter houses are jammed. They can't kill and process the pork fast enough to clear their pens. So, in an effort to make the farmers hold their hogs off the market, the packers cut the price $1 a hundredweight, following the hallowed old law of supply, and demand. This causes the hog raisers lo squeal louder than the proverbial Iwo pigs under the gate, and naturally. The law of supply and demand under such circumstances is the most unpopular and unwanted law rjf the land, even if it were divine enough to be considered an eleventh cummandmenl. No. what's wanted, obviously, is just a law of supply and demand that will work one way only—al ways to give the seller the best end of the bargain. That is the seller's conception of the law of supply and demand. The buyer's conception o a good law of supply and demanc is something that will always rook the seller. kept mobile forces out of action in lhat sector but Ihc Russians pressed Iheir offensive over haslily improved roads which permitted heavy artillery to move with the troops. Red Star said Bragin, 65 miles soulhwesl of Gomel, was caplured by forces which penelralcd deep enejrny defenses through swamps. In/the Rechitsa sector just north of Bragin, Izvestia reported German tanks rolling westward under Russian pressure while Soviet planes constantly strafed the German ground troops. Inside the Dnieper bend, Pravda reported the Germans raised a strong screen of fire southwest of Dnepropetrovsk with artillery .and mortars concentrated; j closely around their positions. Small Russian squads were repprted .operating against ,tliis line, ; pierdiiig the enemy zone and taking the defenses bit by bit. Pra:v da said Ger " man counterattacks 'were frequent but Russian artillery 1 was keeping pace with the infantry. At midnight, the Rusians pummed up a violent day of combat in which nearly 8,00 Germans and 180 tanks were destroyed on all (The Cairo radio, meanwhile, said Eighth Army units had crossed the Sangro. The Germans acknowledged a crossing yesterday. ) San Angclo's capture represented a six-mile advance in the Castiglione region. The village is eight miles to the west of CastiKlione. Near the mouth of the Garigliano, British troops of the Fifth Army clashed with a big German patrol, inflicling heavy casualties al a cost of only one man wounded. Simultaneously, heavy artillery duels flared on part of the Fifth Army front. In the Venafro-Pozzilli area, German guns opened up with a thunderous bombardment Monday night, reports from Lt. •Gen. Mark W. Clark's headquarters disclosed. Concentrations of ' American batteries promptly laid down a highly-effective counterfire, knocking out some enemy batler- ies. Gen. Montgomery's headquarters reported "sharp skirmishes at many points" on the Eighth Army front but failed to specify Ihe exacl poinls of this fighting.. - ' -;The . weather which Official Report on Patton's Action Sought Washington, Nov.— 24 W 3 )—The Senate Military Affairs committee voted unanimously today to request Secretary of War Stimson to eport to it officially on the incident in which Lt. Gen. George S. Ballon, J~r., commander of the Seventh Army, struck an army orivate in a hospital in Sicily. Chairman Reynolds (D-NC) said ic had been instructed to obtain a report by Stimson in connection vilh the committee's consideration of President Roosevelt's nomina- ,ion of Patton, who now has the oermanent rank of colonel, to hold he permanent rank of major gcn- Sugar: November 1 — First day for sugar stamp No. 29 in Ration Book 4. Good for five pounds. Gasoline: November 21—La§jt day for No. 8 coupons in A Ration Book, good for three gallons. B and C coupons nr<< goad for twri j!;illnn.s Cicli. No Edition of Star Thanksgiving Day The Star will observe Ihe Thanksgiving holiday Thursday by remaining closed in all de- partmenls. There will be no edition Thursday, publication being resumed Friday. The Star observes three holidays a year: Fourth of July, Thanksgiving and Christmas. The action was taken, Reynolds said, al suggcslion of Senators Bridges (R-NH) and Johnson (D- Coloi and was concurred in by all members present. Reynolds told a reporter he personally believed any action against Patlon, who was rebuked by Gen. Dwight Eisenhower, should be left in the hands of army authorities. He said, however, there is likely to be much Senate dicsussion of the affair before action is taken or Patton's promotion. "I think a general can gel jus as war-weary and develop just as frayed nerves as a private soldiei and there may have been some extenuating circumstances in Gen eral Patlon's case lhat we don' know about," Reynolds said. "However, I agree with the ma jority lhal the committee ought t' have an official report on Ihe cas before it acts on the nomination.' Total War Casualtie Reach 121,319 By The Associated Pres American casuallies in Ihe War, reported todate mounted to 121,319 including 25, IZ-i killed, 35,903 wounded, 32,b72 u.i s.ur anrl 20,820 arise.!i;- curbed gi'ound; pperations : also put a clamper 'on i Allied air activities throughput Ijtaly; i'.^K. ;..<!!, , • 'The : Bri{ish ! :adyarice tbySan iAf>ge- lo, 10 miles west of Castiglione, brought them 'to the major German defense lines. Alfedana was taken without a fight. Days before, columns of smoke curled up from the. stricken town and it was obvious then that the Germans there realized their position was hopeless and must be abandoned. A number of other towns and villages in this _same mountain area have been similarly devastated preparatory to evacuation. The roads from Alfedena on, however, are dominated by continuous mountains and progress along them is likely to be slow. Chetniks Gain Control of Montenegro London, Nov. 24 — (IP) — Gen. Draja Mihailovic said today his Yugoslav Chetniks "have now ;ained- control of the entire coun- ry of Montenegro." This mountainous little province las been the center of intense guerrilla activity for months—with "he Chetniks and the Partisans of 3en. Josip Broz (Tito) fighting each other as well as the Germans. Plymouth Rock and the Bougainville beaches are 323 years apart, but there is a strange similarity 1 on this Thanksgiving between the landings of the Pilgrims and of the Marines. The Pilgrims knew danger and death might lie ahead, but they had the courage to carry out ijlieir fight lo establish a colony free'from oppression'. .Similar courage gui'des the Marines and other U. S. fighters ;in'their struggle .to free the world from tyranny. The contrast be- 1 twcen the Pilgrims' Mayflower and the Marines' LST boats is a bit more marked. The Pilgrims actually reached the shores of America in 1620, and after a year of trials, paused in their labors to give thanks. In the traditional , manner, American 1 fighting : men ,tjie'. world 'iittei 'bat- over Will p/ause tle to v t»^se|-.y.e , ig^sliT Unlikely Berlin Can Recover After 2nd Raid 142 Tons of Bombs Dropped on Gasmata -Europe <§> By GLADWIN HILL were Swedish correspondents to telephone out of the city. Telegrams from Stockholm able London, Nov. 24 (/P)— The RAF j tended for Berlin were being sent hurtled tons of destruction down on Berlin again last night, seeking for the second night in succession to knock out the German capital, much of it already devastated. The force and weight of bombs dropped last night probably approached but did not exceed the record of Monday when over 2,30 long tons were delivered by approximately 1,000 bombers, nearly all of them four-engined giants. ! "Concentrated and effective," was the air ministry's description of the second great attack on the world's most-bombed capital. Despite more favorable weather to Hamburg but it was unknown how they were being relayed to the capital. Because Berlin is the hub of Hitler-dominated Europe, communications with virtually the whole continent were affected. In Stockholm diplomatic repre senlatives of legations bombed out in Berlin still were trying to contact their colleagues. A new and unconfirmed report j said the Eden hotel on Budapest Strasse near the zoo was ruined. The impact of the paralyzing at- In his announcement, made | j or the defense, the RAF lost only through the Yugoslav information 20 planes in Ihc second successive office al Cairo, Miahilovic also Berlin attack and simultaneous said his forces had been able lo | Mosquito attacks on Western Ger- ake over "the whole of Boka Ka- j many, compared to 26 lost in com- .orska beyond the fortress area." j parable operations the night be- Boka Katorska is a gulf on Ihc narrow strip of the Dalmatian coast that separates Montenegro from the Adriatic sea. Yugoslav guerrilla forces of General Tito have wiped out a Bulgarian ballalion in Serbia, laking considerable booly, and have scored defensive successes al other points, a broadcast communique said today. Southwest Pacific Allied Headquarters, Nov. 24 (/P) — Allied bombers and fighters making their latest visit to the Gasmata area on New Britain have plastered Japanese air and supply bases with 14S tons of bombs, the heaviest load yet. The Monday raid, announced by General Douglas MacArthur today; brought to 329 tons the total imounl of bombs dropped there in hree consecutive days. It was the outslanding punch de- ivered during Ihe day by Allied airmen who visited 11 enemy lo- calilies, in all, leaving a, total of 275 tons of explosive calling cards. The latest attack on the Gas- mata sector made by more than 10 bombers and fighters, was directed al Ihe airdrome on Agur island and installalions at Linden- hafen. The fliers spiced it with a muchinegun strafing, using 35,000 rounds of ammunition. They left numberous fires and heavy damage. Once again, as in the previous two raids, there was no enemy interception. Ground fire, however, brought down one Allied plane. Air raiders left their second larg- esl bomb load of Ihe day, 52 tons, on an enemy airdrome at Cape Gloucester, on the western IJji o) New Britain. Bivouac and supply dumps were hit, and five aircraf' Occupation of 3 Gilbert Atols About Complete —War in Pacific By The Associated Press Japan faces the'threat of new at', tacks by Allied forces moving to'St capitalize on swiftly - achieved t «f American control of the Gilbert"" islands and severe air blows' against the enemy on other fronts , of the Pacific. . ''"ft Only mopping up operations i mained to complete the capture >dt fy iree pivotal atols among nore than 15 coral islands in Gilberts in a lightning coordinated, 'J| hrust that shortened the "road to/' bkyo" by at least 70 miles. The latest communique from* 'earl Harbor said Makin has been (l1 aptured: Tarawa's fall is assured, 'A» and the situation on little Abema-i;j^ na "is well in'hand." / In the South and Southwest Pa- ific, ' Allied bombers pounded 11 "i enemy positions, including Gasma-,| ;a, New Britain, for the thirdj straight day, and cut deeper into**| Jap shipping losses. Fierce fighting flared west, south ^ and east of the vital "Rice Bowl' 1 v town of Changteh, m China's bat-, lie against its long-time invader. The Chinese told of repulsing Jap-i anese attacks in close quarter battling while wiping out enemy para-' chutists near Taoyuan, 16 miles southwest of Changteh. . ,', Admiral Chester W Nimitz, commander in chief of the Pacific fleet^ left no doubts -as to the crushing^ American victory in. the five-day,^ old campaign for the Gilberts^' lying about half-way between Ha,-* waii and .the Solomons He said' \» "The Gilberts are now securely^ in ,our hands.'and the, imrrfediaV' 1 ' and preparing to make furj^er atj tnplcc " '' ' * f i tacKS. JQ ty.ii There was, of .course, no discus-? sion of the .next move. But it^apA peared likely the powerful naval ft units and air cover which teamed < up with the army, marines and vt coa'st guard in the Gilberts, would j j move on to the north for an assault '*" on the Jap-held Marshall islands r Radio Tokyo declared the UnJ£ t' ed States invasion of the Gilberts , constituted a threat to the Japa^\ nese-mandated Marshall islands 1 ;, and "presages a real decisive bat- * tie of the fleets," '^ American constiuction units f stood by in the Gilberts presumably to begin work on airfields just <;> as soon as the neaily 5,000 Japs fore. Berlin already was chaotic from history's greatest aerial attack delivered 24 hours before when the new deluge of Allied bombs struck last night. Berlin correspondents of Swedish newspapers said new fires and tacks on the German capital made j were destroyed or damaged on the ground. No mention was made of fight ing in the Satlelberg area on northeastern New Guinea, where Australian troops and tanks have been advancing slowly against Nipponese entrenched on a plateau. The communique said Japanese com- muncation lines in the vicinity were hammered from the air with 21 tons of bombs and strafing attacks. Torpedo planes and dive-bombers, with fighter escort, struck, at Buin on the southern tip of Bougainville island in the Solomons, it clear that wholly aside from physical damage to either the administrative center or the large | war industries in the suburbs, the j new aerial drive bulked as the j war's greatest offensive against j enemy morale. Berlin as Ihe nation's capital has a sentimental attachment for every German and the beating it is tak- .ing is a symbolic blow to all Germany. While the German high command communique acknowledged new and heavy damage by fires" on Tarawa, the 1,000 on Makin and "i. the small force on Abemama are completely subdued, > * Admiral Nimitz described enemy '?'&* casualties as heavy American casualties on Makin weie light, those ~.\ on Tarawa heavier. For the bloody fighting, the United States obtained bases to strike at the Marshalls from where it is,, a bomber's hop of a thousand miles ',' to Truk, Japan's Pacific naval, ' stronghold. It is only 294 miles t from Tarawa to Mill, at the southern extremity, and appioximatejy* 1,000 miles to Eniwetok, at the* northern tip of the Marshalls, Truk is just outside the range of * Liberators and Flying Fortresses from Funafuti in the American El- . lice islands which has based Army '• 7th Air Force raids on enemy is<s lands. They will be 704 miles cloS er to Marshall island objectives' from the new Gilbert bases Admiral Nimitz referred to the Gilberts campaign as "another^ road to Tokyo," but he expressed belief Jaoan eventually will be de- v feated from China." Asked whether an attempt would be made lQ,, t rid the seas of the Japanese fleet*' before attempting to delivei the knockout blow from China, he baid t , "We may expect some major action in the Pacific." More than 100 American bombers,^ and fighters cascaded 142 tons explosives and fired 35,900 roundj| of ammunition in the third raid p{ the week of Gasmata, which now receiving the desti uctive^ treatment as the main New : base of Rabaul. In other of the 11 air strikes, at tacks were carried out on the Japanese Kara airdrome at Bum, op, Ihe southern tip of Bougainville in the Solomons, and Kcela on the southeast coast. Fighters and dive- ^"~t-"i•-• - - . - . - , , liuimiuc: ibicmu m nit: ouiumuua, suuincuoi tutiai. rimiLc*o cm« v walls of flame" more than hall a caused in last night s attack the , • u enemy . s Ka ra air- bombers struck installations n sa,d he . .... . . The announcement said the Partisans had crushed the Bulgarian newspaper Afton- tidningen asserted fires started by sans a ------- „--. ------- . forces in a battle near Kremna in | incendiary bombs last night linked " up with flames still burning from Western Serbia, killing about 100 soldiers and taking 70 prisoners, including two officers. In Macedonia Tito's troops fought fiercely to prevent German troops breaking through from Albania toward Skoplje. The center of this struggle was near Debar. The Partisans reported bitter defensive battles in Dalmatia, in the srent vMJiibtaJ region around Novi, \\hvre .1 Uciu'ian jtUit-U was ri- ripllf.1 . md in tin !lrdV., ..i).... mile long swept Berlin after the j Stockholm Aflontidningen said the second attack. repeated concentrated bombing was virtually as big as Monday's. Explosions of blockbusters rocked all sections of Berlin, the newspaper said, but fires provided the worst horror. Storm clouds of ashes Monday night's attack. Stockholm's Allehanda estimated ) swept through the streets and oiten 25,000 persons were killed in ihe j there were terrific gusts of first attack. It added the center of 1 - ' ' " i: " Berlin again was the main target last night and railway stations, gas and water mains suffered heavily. The German capital was isolated from the world today by telephone flumes caused by the peculiar effect of big bomb blasts. The explosions seemed to create a vacuum which was followed by a cyclonic wave of fire. Fire fighters were unable to cope drome id Kangu hill with 60 tons , causing fires and explosions. Seven Japanese fighter planes attempted a dawn atlack against our navy PT boals in Empress Augus- la Bay. Bougainville, and all were knocked down by American air patrols, the communique said. A 700-ton, Japanese freighter- transport was bombed and left Monoitu and Manraka on the }:>land. There was no word of the fighting by Australians around Sattelberg on the Huon peninsula of New Guinea, but medium bombers and attack planes stru.ck enemy communication lines in the area. A Liberator scored a direct hit on a 700-ton Jap freighter off New Ireland. ' The Japanese mumljle.cji thyeats and telegraph. Neither telephone i with their task and entire areas culls nor telegrams were bi-ing .<^ uepti-d in Ui-rJiu this mornin^ nor (Continued en Pa;o sinking off Kavieng, New Ireland, that their fleet would come out for -»»•» a decisive sea battle jxist the,. ! It is estimated that the United I thing Nimitz wants, because h^' Stales could produce about 4 400,-1 commands the greatest navy ever 1000 barrels of oil a duy. [assembled in the Pacific.

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