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S-' 1 A-, i •* , . * 1; : ^S'tKrf'C'sfy'A'yJyjjV'- • *«* >^>" < , '*• ' l i ' , $2*. & -,. - , . ; HOM STAO fifw us* for fepublleotton of oil n«w» ds- r«6Uf*s credited to It or, not otherwise «tt*d»B<J in this pap«r end also ttw local bitshed htr>ln. »««k Build^hiS^JSj'Noi fcdh Avenue; Ntw York' City, 292 ?re.;TJetfolt, Mich., 2841 W. Grai ^., _«.., ., Oklahoma Citv, 4^4 T 'Otleons. 222 Union St, North Ml< 292 Mddu ., .. - Grand Blvd.; 4 Terminal IBdo.; New Holcl Everything ia-3 co«. IMJ tr NM senvret. me. T. M. »te. u s. PAT Combined T r, *~<vf: * ? * *y*r fr e;"}'*f$'A"*-' "f>4V * »fe»i^8M^,4i|^»'»wlJ>%i>i%^ J> rt^i4A»»»^ ' r w'$Sti®!$ -*• Book- oMh •-Month THI ItlOltHATIONI IV WUUAM "I just washed that one and I > can't do a thing with it!" The use of marquetry in cabnit work reached its highest point pf the 17th centuty. c Cl Spitfires strafed the shore. There was a blinding flash ... ' Kopnj got hi$ Gernion. They rushed the baftery. •I SIDE GLANCES By Golbraith v;/-""But 1 how cj^n t concentrate on figuring the cost of car- gnd paperiqg a rporo when my ambition is to be a tai,l gunner on_ a Fortress?" ' with their bayonets. of open ground, a belt over the bodies of tht • (I • party- in the. 'cannon planted two Bangalore torpedoes and set them off ready for his attack from the. rear, and tlic Commandos was Corp. Franklin iVJ. Kbons, of Iowa, probably the nr$t Commando dead, and the whole garrison, with the excip: wirq of the,gullies leading to the cliff just as thre.e withheld their fire. I • American soldier to. kill a. German in this war. tion of four men taken prisoner, was shot or baypneted.' in-firing Spitfires rakeil the battery froin the air. Lovat's men had ! landed at a spot on the beach some "We got to, a little farmhouse built around a yard, 1 ' (Tomorrow: The battle of the sea wall begin!,). Drawings copyright, 1043, by Klnn Features Synilk'nte, Inc. Text copyright, 1043, by H; M. Stationery Office; Distributed In conjunction with the MucMlllan Co. and th« Dook-of-thc-JJonlh Club, Inc. FUNNY BUSINESS By Hershberger OUR BOARDING HOUSE with Major Hoople OUT OUR WAY — --— : : —————» . - -• ," • '. ...•.••.- \ • -•, ' . • . f'.-,._ f- • - • • • > • By J. R. Williams ^ 'VVHW' A BUSYBODY WORKMEN}-- IT'S . MUCH EASIER ISJSTIC 1 OF T^klKJ 1 IT EASY HE'S FOLUERIN' TH' WAR PROMTS, TH' FOOTBMl. ' RACES, POL1- X'LLFOi - SOOThlE " BUT ^00 C/MsVT OUT , VAB'S r BIX TO M.P>KH HOUR. SEE HOW HE GETS MUCH BUTT MQO FOR A SHOT/ "Swell job of packing, Private Jones—but who's going to do the fighting?" 9 What Would the Baron Do? By Leslie Turnet Donald Duck By the Sweat of Their Brow! By Walt Disney :.- 1 - '* J ' in^"',Jt-l» «.)» V o Social triona I Daisy Dorothy Heard, Editor Ph<m« Ht Between I a. m, and 4 0. m, Social Cqlendor '-' Friday, December 3rd The Friday tyuslc club will present Ruth Pickard, concert pianist, in-recital at the High School auditorium, 8:15 p. m. O lytrs. L. D. Springer and • Mrs. Harry Shiver will be hostesses' for the. "Sriniinl ' Christmas party for members of the Rose Garden club nl the hdmo of the latter, 3 o'clpck. AI[ mem,bcrs arc invited to atlend. . . ,.. December 5th • The' Women's Council of the FltrSt •Christian church "will be in pn,nVge of th'q evening service til the church, 7:30 o'clock. "',* M§/!.«!*>yi December 6th The Executive Board of the Women's Auxiliary of the First Presbyterian church will meet in thp Philalhea room, 3 "o'clock, A luncheon meeting for members l.\ of'Circle No. 3 of the Women's Society pf Christian Service, the church dining ropm, 12:30 o'clock. Circle No. 1 of the Women's Council of the First Christian church, fl home of Mrs. Fonzic Moses,-3:30 o'clock. Circle No, 2 of the Womqn's Council of the First Christian church, home of Mrs. Oliver Adams, 3:30 o'clock. Circle No. r of the Women's Society pf Christian Service of the First Methodist church, home of Mrs. Max Cox with Mrs. W. G. AJlison and Mrs. Lloyd Spencer, <;_, associate hostesses, 3 o'clock. •A meeting of St. Mark's Auxiliary .will be held at the home pf Mrs. Frank Johnson with Mrs. H. J.> Chcsser, co-hostess. Mrs. T. L. Lucas of Little'Rock will discuss •', f s the recent convention held in Cleveland. The meeting begins at 4 p. m. y. W. A. oC the First Baptist e|uirch will meet at the church, 0 p. m. THAT'S rye LAST TIME i GO hlAVENl'T LOST A POUND.' I AM EM«AY PLANE FOLLOWED OUR HERE WHEN IT FEP OUR FIELD CA.ME T O ULD W? WIPE DONALD . DUCK'S REDUCING SALON A MISTAKE, Y<3UH Ink for Axles By Fred Harmon Thimble Theater A Family Trqit 4E6, BUTTER ' ' DOfff oET EXCITED, BUT WHOEVER 6OT TH VA€, <50N- AN'N SHE'S ME MOMA ,JL_ 1UU ttl EXPRESS GIVE 10U TH 1 WROl^o PACKAGE THIS 15 AXLE BUTTER 0 V6ARS AGO ORDER OUR PRtNTNG INK SUSPICIOUS, FLATBED-' PQQP^IB, ERE IS BUTTT6R? SQMB AMD HAVEN'T -SEEN WOU <31K1CE 6RAMAW PEG ALL, ABOUT POOPSl^'S Cap. 1941, Kifj rutuiu S)l>4R«t. l»t. Wojld litto mavpl looft and Her luddiet Premature' Post-Mortem VMM* Mftftfc TO SOU TeUE.BUTISITkJOT JOYOUS FOa OMETO JOIK HI6 ANCESTORS AS HA? mis BARBA.P.IAW, \DIDVPO USHEEED IMTO PARADISE MUCH TIME MIGHT I HAVE SAVED BY POIWG THUS FIE&T, BUT 5TUPIP 01? K10T, H& SERVgD US WELL, So" ' "Pl'D HE THE KHAM'5 AHjiSPOD, MV BEHOLR Y S-ERVAMf.' VEBILV, IT HOLY . IS AS MASTER. 1 NOT THE /THf>.»v) TOV-, VOICE AS ) IMG VJITH OTHE?S \THOT STUPID HfsVE/ 1 BARBARIAN) VJHAT A. \ BY A STROKE OF RITV THAT' SUCH V,TH\$. MAA-LET? BEAVERV MUST BE PEWABDED BY DEATH.'/ The Hard Way! Mighty Important :?sw ; ? !'ti- - Kj'THE ' PISHES AWAV . i& YOU DO WISHVpL/p ASK HIM t THAT'S PAQWOOD ASK HIM WHEM THE IWSN IS CQWHG JO PICK UP OUR. WASTE- FATS / YOU MAV ^ EVEN GET TO SEE THE, PRESIDENT/ QFCLEARINSA TABLE. 'OKIE- < < ' LARO weee SGHQOt " WASHINGTON/ 'A cull mcctinfi for members of the Hope chnptci 1 , Order of tl'je Eastern Stnr.has bcpn announced fo;- Monday evening, ?':30. New roembers will be initiated. Mrs. Don Smith, Miss Maggie Bill Hostesses to U. D. C. The Decpmber' meeting of the Pat Clcbifrne chapter pf the United Daughters of the Confederacy was held yesterday afternoon at the home, of Mrs. Don Smith with Miss Maggie Bell, a..-,:;pciale hostess. In the absence of the president Mrs. H. J. P. Garrett presided at the business session and led the imoressive opening 'ritual; •Fifteen members answered to roll call with a pleasant Christmas ex- rs. J. A. Henry had the program which she opened with a Christmas story and seasonal' suggestions. Accompanied at the. piano by Mrs. Linus Walker the members sang-three Christmas carols under the direction of Miss Bpll. Miss Mary. AnetJa Laseter gave an appropriate reading. During the social hour the hosl- esse.s, assis.ted by Mrs. Brents Me- Pherson, served a delicious salad course with coffee. J«tt B. Graves Class Enjoys A Series of Parties Hpnpring their first class president, Mjss Mary Jones of Trjnjdad, members of the Jtqtt- B. arnyos class of the First Methodist Churrh cnl,ertali)ed with a senlod IP-J at the home pf the tdachcr, Mrs. O. A. Graves oft \Vedncsday from 0 to 5 o'clock. The Christmas motif prevailed in the h r t I s t'l c decorations used throughout the home. In the living roPm was noted a clever seasonal scene centered around a miniature Santa .Clause: • Mrs.'Clyde Hen.tirlekspn presided at the tea table, which wan centered wlht a silver bowl conl;iininrf chrysanthemums. She was ussiuted by Mrs. John Vesey. The foll.owing enjoyed ;h» occa^ slaty.'- Miss Jones, Mrs. Hendrickson, Mrs.' Mollis Luck, Mrs Vcsey. Mrs. Byron. Andres, Mrs. Marion Buchanan, Mrs. Clyde Carpenter, Mrs. Lloyd Kinard, Mrs. Herbert LcwnH,en,'Mrs."W. A. Mudgett, Mrs. U. B. Moore, Mrs. A. D. Russell, Mi's, Blair Shuford and son, Joe, Mrs. 'Ralph Smith, Mrs. Pauline Smith, Mrs. Curtis Urrey, Mrs. Hart-y Hawthorne, and Mrs. Charles Wylie. On Thursday evening, Mrs. O. A. Graves was honored by the Jett B. Graves class with a surprise parly at the home pf Mrs. Clyde Hcncl- rickson. The occasion was Mrs. Graves' birthday. Myriads of seasonal blossoms were used about the entertaining rooms of the Henclrickson home. Clues to the location of the handkerchiefs presented to the honoree were cleverly centered around a spool of thread. Interesting games wore .enjoyed with Mrs. Oliver Mills and Mrs. E. W. COpeland receiving the prizes. Dainty sandwiches and "cokes" were' served throughout the evening. Those selected to share the party were: Mrs. Graves, Mrs. Hollis Luck, Mrs. Graydon Anthony, Mrs. Eugene Boyce, Mrs. E. W. Copeland, Mrs. B. W. Edwards, Mrs. Charles' Wylie, Miss Vivian Haygood, Mrs. Ben Edmiaston, Miss Rpsp Harrie, Mrs. Oliver Mills, Miss Estcllc Lpggins, Miss Evelyn Griffith, Mrs. John Vesey, Mrs. Byron Andres, Mrs. Marion Buchanan, Mrs. Clyde Carpenter, Mrs. Herbert L'ewaHen, Mrs. W. A. Mud- getl, Mrs. A. D. Russcl, Mrs. Paulin.o Smith, Mrs. Ralph Smith, Mrs. Curtis Urrey, and Mrs. Harry Hawthronc. 'M»M STA», M-dM, A UK AH?AS FAITH BALDWIN INC. Coming and Going Mrs. Hosen- Garrett has arrived from Bakersfield, Calif., to visit relatives and friends before leaving for her new home in Gastonia, N.C. Mrs. W. J. Greenwald and son, Jim, who have been visiting in Sugarland, Texas, for the past six weeks, have returned to the city and will continue to make their home with Mrs. Greenwald's patents, Mr. and Mrs. W. P. Singleton, for the duration. CRISIS FOR NAWC* , CHAPTER XXtX AS Nancy -gat. in thpoar she - 4 * 1 -wondered what excusp she could give to go to'Boson "II wouldn't matter, really, nothing mattered. 13rQw •was crazy and careless, he \yo^ld I^G unfail.Kfui to her, he would come to Hate hei perhaps, he would beat her, she thought, absurdly, bill he was in love with her. Up hadn't been able to forget, he would never forget, lomottow, In Bostpn. He had to have her, he said in the wire; if . she remembered, if she cared, she would m(,vt hirn tomorrow; they'd run away, they'd be married The house door opened and Jim ran to the car. He said, "You've got to help me. Got out, quick." She was dazed, pulled clown to earth, she stumbled out asking "But how—wnat can I do?" ' He said, "It's that kid—the grandmother can't help. You must." He was dragging her' up the steps, practically tearing her things from her. She saw the old woman, shaking, white to the lips standing by the crib wringing her treimupus hands. She saw the child ... heard its terrible struggle for breath, saw the little face contorted, with anxiety. ... ""' Jim barked at her. ; "You've had diphtheria?" "Yes, but—" He said, "No time to lose. Get into the kitchen, put water on to boil. Find me a sheet." She did not hear the other commands. She was staring at him She cried, "I can't, Jim, I can't ..." She felt faint. She said, again, stumbling toward the door! "I can't!" "My God, what are you made Of ... ?" he seized her wrists, hurting her, but she whimpered and fought him. "I hate it," she said, "I won't, I tell you. Let me go." TIE obeyed so suddenly that she "' flIost fcn " Vci ' " - Vci 'y Weil," -he next door, find someone ? wptnan who can keep her head Send her here, telephone Emily; tell her to come at once.*' - '-• Long after the next door neigh« bor, a capable elderly woman, had hurried into the Hanson house, , }°"g a , r !?r Emily drove up jn her father's cor and went in, Nancy sat shivering in Jim's co.upe. She thought: « 'isn't' fair, f hate' Illness, it disgusts nnd frightens me. She clutched the wire fiercely She thought . . . Drew .'. •. She could see people moving about against the lighted windows. She took a deep breath, slid into the driver's seat, started the car and drove home. No one would be there except Ellen in the back pf the house. She left the car in the driveway, and went up to pack. She could catch the 11 ,o clock, gp to .the hotel and wait. Her answering wire had said "Will be at Parker. House before noon." • ..... Clothes, flung in the bag, Money.. She. had enough. A riote for her mother. Telephone the taxi stand. If she could get away before Jiip and Emily came back She hated Jim. He had Aiirt her, he'd looked at her as 'if, she were ben.eath contempt. ; .All women weren't like Emily, competent and cool, able to see hideous things, not minding. ,]. The taxi horn sounded on the frosty air. She fled downstairs, ner suitcase bumping. - The driver came forward to take it from .her. She said' gasping, "I have to catch the 11 o'clock to Boston." , "Lots of time, lady," said the driver, soothingly. •,, " • * * * AT midnight Jim and Emily "^ stood in the living room of- the Sanson house. The neighbor had jone home. Grandmother Hanson had been put to bed. Emily would stay the night. Tomorrow they p£ ee ^ a nursp ' Bul no °"e was free on the registry tonight. "You won't be fit for work tomorrow," said Jim. "Jl's Sunday, have you tot got"•' I can sleen. AsirMrnn cy j 0 . She ten? I can sleep. Ask pack a ba g fm . will know what I necd. ?i 'His face darkened. be too hard on .,». 1VJ , M '•• h ,Ptf qnt help ft - really." He snid, "It was a life, wasn't it, a child choking to death? 'She could have arisen ' above her— fear, ..." She put her hand on his arm. She said, steadily, "Believe me, Jifn, Nancy has courage. Just not this kind." He said; "Wen, tonight's taught me something." went back to her patient, was breathing evenly, the tube in his larynx. He had to be watched all night long, lest the lube clog, lest he expel it. with coughing. Jim looked for his car, bewildered. Nancy, he thought, running out, as fast as she could. His 'oung face was set and miserable. -Ie thought, driving home in Dr. Hall s car, God, what a fool I've >een— He left the car, stamped into he house calling Nancy. But there vas no answer.' Ellen padded out, i gray flannel wrapper cloaking icr bones. She said, "I heard a axi—" He explained what Emily wanted, watched Ellen on her way >to Emily's room. On the tairs she picke.d up something. A mellow slip of paper. She said, "It ooks like a wire, Doctor Jim." He took it from her hand and vent back and stood under the lall light and read i*\ A moment aler.he was leaping up the stairs, pening Nancy.'s door, staring at he utter confusion of her room, t the envelope on her desk ad- Iressed to her mother. ... As he stood there he heard aintly the long-screeching whistle if the Boston-bound train. When she kissed him this eve- ing, he thought, it had not been e whom she embraced. , " : (To Be Concluded)! Leaders News of the Churches Cpl. and Mrs. E. J. Miller of Stuttgart spending Army Air 13 clays in Field Hope, the guests of Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Cox, West 13ht street. BUY ASPIRIN that can do more for you than St. Joseph Aspirin. Why pay more? World's largest ^ler at lOc, Demand St. Jpseph Aspir •m I) ffl. Ofl NEW SAENGER Friday - Saturday wilh DAVID BRUCE JUNE VINCENT ROD CAMERON HARRIET HIUIAJp O2ZIE ond Hit B VEIOZ & and •lUSTICE'OEilVKRiD WITH (HARUS STARRI Previews Are Discontinued at Rial to j The usual Saturday night preview at the Rialto theater has been discontinued until further notice, Hiram Meeks, manager of Saenger and Riallo theaters, announced today, fhere will be no preview this Saturday, December 4. Jt was the custom to show the feature picture scheduled for Sunday - Monday - Tuesday at the Saenger at the Rialto on Saturday night at 11:15 o'clock, following the close of the regular Saturday night film—but the management ha§ decided to suspend all previews until further notice. More than 1?0,QQO,000 tons of commerce movies through the port of New Yprk each year. RIALTO Friday - Saturday THI lANCI IUSTERS Ail AT IT AGAIN! and Frank Albertson m 'City of Silent Men' tcontinued From Page One) regarded as increasingly possible. (A Washington dispatch, noting it is generally believed such a conference would also take up the question of administering liberated territories in Central Europe, said Czech President Eduard Benes might act as mediator between the Poles and Russians. Benes left London several weeks ago and was later reported to have arrived in Moscow.) A Swedish dispatch quoted a German spokesman as saying, meanwhile, that a German capitulation was impossible because, while Germany has been fighting on the defensive since 1D42, her armies still are battling outside the borders of the Fatherland. The German aim, he 'was quoted as saying "is .to exhaust the enemy to the point where he will be willing to acknowledge the position of the defender and make peace with him." Le^t they experience another news "blackout" while rumors of a big Allied conference "leak" around the world, British newspapers today filled columns with Axis and neutral reports that President Roosevelt, Prime Minister Churchill and Premier Stalin are meeting in the Middle East. The Daily Express filled front- page columns with reports from Washington, Istanbul, Ankara and Stockholm as well as Turkish, Budapest and German radio reports. Protests over the inept censorship and press arrangements at the North African parley are still echoing in the London press. The News Chronicle embellished them with a cartoon depicting three figures la- belled MQI (British Ministers of Information) squatted beneath blaring United Slates and Axis radios, the ears of one are stopped, th,e mouth of the second is stopped and the third is blindfolded. The cartoon is caplioned "hear no conference, see no conference, speak no conference." OUR LADY OF GOOD HOPE ®- CATHOLIp CHURCH Rev. f. T. Dollar-ton. Mass at JO o'clock every Sunday. FIRST BAPTIST Third and Main Streets Rev. W. R. Hamilton, Pastor 9:30 — Sunday School assembles by departments for the study of| God's word. 10:50—Morning Worship Service. The pastor will preach. 2:3Q—Sunday School at Guernsey. G:30—Baptist Training Union. 7:30—Evening Worship Service. The pastor will preach. The publip is cordially invited to •attend the services of First Baptist Church. Fred. H. Williamson, Minister Bible Classes—10 a. m. Preaching—11 a. m. Communion—11:40 a. m. Vocal Class—6:30 p. m. Preaching—7:30 p .m. Mid-week Service — Wednesday ST. MARK'S EPISCOPAL H. B. Smith, Rector Sunday services as follows: £oiy Communion and Sermon— ll;ta. m. Evening Prayer and Address— 7:30 p. m. Wednesday — Confirmation in- struclion. Class meet at 7:30 p. in. flic Rt. Rev. R. Bland Mitchell will visit Hope on Sunday, December 12th at 11 a. m. He will preach and administer the Apostolic Rile of Ihe laying on of hands. We welcome you! Z, 7:30 p. m. The public is cordially invited. FIRSJ PENTECOSTAL West Fourth and Ferguson W.'P. Graves, Pastor Sunday School—10 a. m. Lacie Rovve, Superintendent. Morning Service—11 a. m. Evening-Service—7:-45 p. m. • : Week-njght Services—Wednesday and Friday, 7:45 p. m. • We urge all the members to be present Sunday morning for Sunday School and also for the regular services since we are working out plans for our Christmas program. You are always welcome at the First Pentecostal Church. ' Rail Traffic (Continued From Page One) traffic control. The same figures for a double-track are 75 and 150. He added that the Hope single- track section of Missouri Pacific is, under wartime conditions, averaging between 60 and 75 trains a day. IA. -Col. Brier told the Rotarians that Southwestern proving Ground fired last month about three times as much lest ammunition as in Peeember last year, which he cited as most encouraging, since it shows that the munitions manufacturers have stepped up production, enormously. The colonel added that the SPG also is now doing some research work, since Aberdeen Proving Ground, the parent plant in Maryland, has all it can handle. Guard Joins for Farmer Little Rock, Dec. 3 — (IP)— The Arkadelphia State Guard company joined today in the ^,x-dqy search for Con Efird, 73-yea,r-pl(j Nevada county farmer who has been missing from his home since Saturday. Governor Adkins called out the unit last night at the request of Hot Springs County Sheriff Jack Knight and some of EfircTs neighbors who expressed, fear the aged main might have succumbed to exposure. Knight said Efird left home to look for stray cattle and had not returned. GARRETT MEIY10RIAL Nortfr) Ferguson $tre«t R. O. Silvsv. Pastor 10:00—Sunday School. 11;00—Preaching. 7:00—B.T.p. and Bible Study. 8:00—Preaching. , 2:30 Monday — Women's Auxiliary. 7:30 Wednesday—Teachers' meeting. 8:00 Wednesday—Prayer Service. FIRST METHODIST Second at Pine Street Robert B. Moore, Pastor ! Sunday, December 5, 1943,: ' . Chimes—9:30 a. m. ' Church School—10 a. m, Morning Worship—10:50 a. rti. Special music. : Sermon by the pastor. Board of Stewards meeting !— 2 p. m. i Vesper Service—5:30 p. m. ' Youth Fellowship—6:30 p. m. Thursday, December 9, 1943:$ Choir Practice—7:45 p. in. FIRST .PRESBYTERIAN Thos. Brewster, Minister Sunday School—9:45 a. m., with classes for all age groups. We especially invite young adults (college age and older) to attend the class for this group conducted by the pastor. Morning Worship — 10:55, with message by the p.astor. Vesper Service—5 o'clock. " Young People's meeting — 6:15 p. m. We cordially invite you to worship with us. Unity Baptist Singing Sunday A singing program will be held at the Unity Baptist Church Sunday afternoon at 2:30 p, m. The public is inviled. 'Big inch'Treqks, Much Oil Is Lost Hamilton, O., Dec. 3W)—A break in "big inch," recently-completed transcontinental oil .pipeline, spread an unestimated but serious flow of oil through a section of country near here today. Initial reports said at least "40 miles of the oil have been lost," and that immediate efforts of engineers and repair crews were concentrating in staving off the hazard of fire. Oil was flowing into dry creed, a snjall stream. A wooden trestle of thfe main-line Chesapeake Ohio railroad crosses the creek within the oil-soaked area. The War Emergency Pipeline Corporation with main offices in Cincinnati, reported "we don't know how serious the break is. Our men are out on it now." The eastward flow of oil through the 24-inch line, recently estimated at 500,000 barrels daily, was cut immediately at Greensburg, Ind., 25 miles west of the point where the break occurred. Most pf the oil flowed through gulleys directly into the dry creek- bed and actual damage to farm land appeared to be slight. Farmers and emergency crews dammed the stream and thus salvaged a portion of the fuel. HQPp QQSPEU North Main and Ayenue D Paul R. Qastpn, Pastor Sunday School 9:45. Morning Worship—11. Sermon 'bj pastor: "The Magnetic Master." Adult Bible Study—6:45. D. B. Phillips, teacher. C.A. Service—6:45. Hazel Abram, president. Evangelistic Service—7:45. A special "Patriotic Night" will be featured this Sunday. New leather-abound testaments will be given away to servicemen attending. An unusual letter from a locaj Navy man! now attached to the Submarine base in the Phillipiiigs, will be read. The sermon will |j|} "God's Four X^reedoms." Servtwj men and their fa.milies are ticularly urged to attend. CHURCH OF CHRIST tittle Rock, Dec. 2 f/P)—Harry G. Miler, El Dorado, stale American Legion commander, said today the juvenile delinquency phase of the Legion's child welfare program for 194.4 would be carried out by the 40 et 8 Society of the Veterans' Oranization. Pianist's Life on Tour Most Strenuous One Mrs. Ruth Pickard, who is to lie presented by the Friday Music club in a piano recital Friday, December 3, at the Hope High School auditorium at 8:15 is quite a person. She glows witli the same personality and charm that is. so evident Jn her playing." She is an interesting conversationalist and a delightful teller of experiences. Such as: "The 'trials of a pianist while on lour are many, though sometimes they later may seem very amusing. There are so many surprises in store for a pianist, such as a key that sticks, a pedal that won't work, of a piano that has one leg upheld by hymn books. This is "when a pianist is really envious of one who plays a stringed instrument for they can carry with them their own cherished instrument while a pianist often has to face a dilapidated piano," said Mrs.'Pickard. Travelling- by bus from 6 in the morning until 4 in the afternoon to fulfill an engagement at a college, Mrs. Pickard, exhausted by the trip, had one thought in mind, a bath, a rest, and supper on a tray quietly in her hotel room. With this she .could compose herself for the evening performance. But no, on arrival she was met by a reception com'miltee who for the next two hours took her on a tour of the city. Only time left for the bath and the quiet and peace of the .tray-supper in her room. But not even this was meant to be for arrangements had been . made for Mrs. Pickard to have dinner with the president of the college. "And so," said Mrs. Pickard, "I went to my recital in the daze of the. exhausted traveler. Once while playing in an open-air theater on a blistering hot day, Mrs, Pickard was in the midst of a brilliant passage when a cricket landed right into her lap. Summoning all the composure possible she had to wait for a more subdued passage so, with a flourish, she could brush the intruder away. Another interesting incident occurred while playing in Williamsburg, Va. Mrs. Pickard requested a chair, in place of the usual piano bench, on which to sit. And while policing in an off-hand way that the chair which was brought to her seemed a very fine piece ~6f furniture, she gave it no thought and played, as she said, "With my usual abandon.' 1 Later in the evening at a reception planned for her she was approached by a woman who inquired if the chair had been a comfortable one. "Oh, yes," she replied. "I aim so glad," said the woman, "For a wljile, watching you play,. I was worried. The chair is a priceless antique that belonged to my greatrgreat grandfather." "One of the greatest thrills" said Mrs. Pickard, "that comes to a pisnist-sis when they play with a symphony orchestra. The dynamic force, fire, and power of a symphony, all supporting you is very exhilarating. The big symphonies are very critical however, for they have been directed just so in their music and if your interpretation of a piece is different they are the first to criticize." Once while playing the Schumann Piano Concerto in D Minor with a small symphony Mrs. Pickard was to play a passage that was to be answered back and forth by obe and piano. Mrs. Pickard played her passage, there was no answer, again the passage appeared and again she played her part'with still no answer. The musician evidently had become tongue-tied. "Even in the smallest of towns there are always those who kno\y music from the inside, who have been born with music. It is to these that the pianist plays and because of these a pianist will stay up .to pitch and give pf their best." Jimmy Stewart Camera in England Somewhere in England, Dec. 3 — (UP)—Jimmy Stewart of the movies, now Capt. Stewart of the Air Force, "blew his lines" when he faced a motion picture camera today. Stewart was not making a film, but posing for a newsreel at his first British press conference. Stewart, now a commander of a United Slates Liberator bomber squadron in England, said, "I can't wait until I gel going." The former film star brought stacks of chewing gum and candy with him for English chjldren, but said he had not yet had time to meet any. He added that he had not even had time to visit the nearest village pub. English waitresses at the Eighth Bomber command headquarters wore flowers in their hair for Stewart's arrival and besieged him for autographs. He said he hoped to return to the movies after the war, but "by that time I may be playing Mickey Rooney's grandfather." Judges Warned About S.ekjng Hot Springs, Dec. 3 — UP}— The Arkansas Counly .fudges' Associn- lion was warned loday by its presN dent, G. 0. Smithers of Saline county, against seeking funds from the next legislature, Hp added, however/ -that when the "opp'ortune lime",'arrived the judges should seek the one-fourlh cent gasoline tax "still be denied them." "Gounly governmenl is the most important and often Ihe mosl 'neglected,^' Smilhers declared. He added that the original" five mills tax and revenue it produces for the counties was oulweighted by contractural claims against the counties. '•' Asserting present revenue spurc.es should be replaced as soon as thpy are eliminaled, Smithers expressed belief Arkansas would return to a "bone dry" status and Ihe counlies should be planning revenue source lo substitule: for liquor taxes. Writers of the 1874' conslitution did not contemplate the demands for services thai have been made qn county governments, he said. Lost Story of Lowell Bennett Tells of Attack (Lowell B.ennett of International News Service was missing .today with two other .war, correspondents who flew with the RAF on last night's Berlin attack. Bennett, representing the combined American press, wrote this story before the takeoff, delivering it to a rep- presenlalive of the British Ministry of Information for use if he did not return) >•>' i'to By LOWELL BENNETT Representina the .Combined American Press A British Bomber Station in the Midlands, Thursday, Dec. 2 — Berlin is going to be attacked again tonight by hundreds of four-eri- gined bombeis which will avalanche down tons of explosives and incendiaries "into the " Nazi heart and capital. It may be one of the most concentrated raids of the war. I am flying in one of three Lan- caslers which alone will drop hundreds of incendiaries as well;as 4,000-pound "cookies." With scores of others rising from surrounding airdromes we are about' to take off m the late afternoon to join a vast stream thun- dering'toward the European coast in the darkening sky This report is beiiig made ater our brief meeting.' It is written before we leave in the event "By For'Bolty" (Bennett's plane) and myself dp. not return to make a fuller eyewitness Account of the raid and its-effect; That the attack will be carried put as planned and prepared, it seems certain to this observer, for the thoroughness with which, the whole aspect pf defenses, route and weather was studied precludes fail- ua-e. And much more important to the airmen who are leaving — among some thousand who are participating in the vast offensive—was their own certainty the raid would.be a SUCCESS. The captain of "B For Bolty" is a Scottish flight Ijeutenant. The rest of the crew of seven, with exception of one Scotch- Canadian als.o are from Scotland. Guide: "This castle has stood for six hundred .years. Not a stone has been touched, nothing altered, nothing replaced " Visitor: "Um, they must have the same landlord we have." Hop© Bond t Nashville fo District Gini^ s The Hope High Sdhopl BandL%lL be represented in the'South Afk* ansas Band plinic, held Ifi Nashvffle" this weekend by the following j>iay*A ers: «JL.u.i , Troy Hafnmons, Norma ' *&$.ti<,<i Archer, Mary Copeland, Bob »|JW more, Jatk Bell, Jarbes mW^ ' Moore, Alice Lile, Lawrence Al* > britton, L D. Springer, Horace"A^-"* kins, Eugene Jones, CliftPti ViM», yard, Patsy pollier, Reve itf&n* * >| Roberts, Mary Ester Eidmiaftdnu^j Sue Sutton, Marian Stewart, MaWe * Ellis, Mary Lou Moore, Jane Keaton, Jbhn Hudson, SteVe' " SneU,, * David Newburn, Martjn CTQW, Maj»- n *; tin Pool, Eddie Stewart, Samttiy Segnar, Jack Spates, Albert Stone*'*'' quis.t, Phyllis Williams, Mary Rjgy ' Moses, Reva Morris, Rosle Coon,»> Betty Robins, Al Williams, Robbie^ Joyce Formby, Kenneth Wake,fiefd;« <3 Billy Ed Basye and Thomas 'Layiri,«S Band Director ' .^ 0' This chnic is one pf several' that will be sponsored this" yea'ry" by the South Arkansas Band AY-* ' spciation. These clinics are a yi^al-j part of band work and they' arp.,! < even more important m war tirnjer*' as they take the place ' of. the. *' stale contest usually held yearly "itvt Hot Springs At these clinics ifarid"<; L members from varipus twons naive., 1 a chance to play new miisic^ to- '* gether. '»j«n • The plinic at Nashville will,' be I attended by bands "from HtipeiV Stamps, Camden, Texarkana,' §.e-1 Queen, Ashdown, El Dorado, Lake-f, side, Hot Springs ' Pine ^lu^.T"' '"» Crossett, Warren' and Montlcellp,.' " }. 'J& The clinic will begin atJTjOO,,' '** o'clock Friday night with a genKal ' # organization into'two bands'There! will be rehearsals all day Satuf-? "/" day with an afternoon parade'.'?' The clinic will close Sunday .wiihf a concert at 2:00 p. m. ' t'^ v ''4 Representatives 1 of the Band,* Mother's Association who wi|l>go'i|' as chaperones "are Mrs. A. E ,1 Stonequist and Mrs. J. S, Gibson.1 Gamblers Charged \ Hot Springs, Dec. 3(/P)—Three- men charged with operating'^, gambling establishment were, bound over to the Garland county*' >, grand^ury today under $250 bond" each and cases of nine otjiers wgrg« continued until tomorrow in rriunivr cipal court " _ "( f The men, arrested by state pplicelt jn recent raids here, we're rapre-j sented by acting city attqriiey J5, M Rowland Charges were filed, by Prosecutor Curtis Ridgeway.™- ~fi Hewitt: "You don't sepp^o,,,. think much of him " ' Jewell- "If he had his con, science taken out, it would be a^ minpr pperation." .^ i i Chest Col To Relieve Misery %/•£ Rub on Tested Vyj>a Practical Nurses, Waitress Laundry Helpers, Janjj Fanm and Dairy Workers. 15 ary plus maintenance, jence unnecessary, Call or write Arkansas '' Tuberculosis Sanatorium, , State Sanatorium, TEST PETROLEUM JEllY THIS WAY P P^*r* Press Morolme between tbuiub uo.cj.fijjucr. SjircuJ ^luwly upajt. LoPtt fibres proyp Moroline't higb quality. l''or miuor cute, burnj, prujticj. fie, triplgitiie, lUc, Featured Nightly * Select Oysters t Choice Steak* • Fried Chicken * Fried Potatoes and Salad CHECKERED CAFE It's Safe to Be Hungry Sunday - Monday - Tuesday Bud Lou Abbott- Costello in "HIT THE ICE" - -, with Ginny Simms and Johnny Long and Orchestra ? ^•I^^^^^^^^^^B^^^B^B^^^^B^p^p^p^p^p^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^—^^^^^^^^r*^ RIALTO SUNDAY . MONDAY Allan Loretta < Ladd Young in . ' CHINA "•r^f^r'i^^v

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