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From fttft* St« Publishlni C6.r lie, Star buildtei, 912*214 Scuta Im,rat**' Witt** at fl* postofflce M Hflp*. friAct Of Mitch 8, J89t i ft *h institution developed by modern civilisation to " " " " i. farter commerce arid Industry, through widely i t6 furnish that check updfi "government ;;fev«f been able to provide."—CoL R, R. McCorrrUck. A*fcttt« fw**: The Associated Press is exclusively of publication of alt .news dispatches credited to it or i'fof ' In this paper and also the local news published herein. ori^f Spetia) disoatches herein are also reaer»ed. . _ji fribtttei, tt«.i Charges will be made for all tributes, cards :>flHohrti<MB, or memorials, concerning th6 departed., Commercial I field to this policy in the new* columns to protect their reader* j* v of space-taking memorials. The Star disclaims responsibility k«*piig or return of any unsolicited manuscripts. OT » Mites (Always Payable in Advance): By city carrier,, per ifei months $2.7S; one year |5,00. By mall, hi Hempstead, Nevada and LaTayette coxmties, $3.00 per year; elsewhere |5.00. rw. Tlie Star's Platform CITY the revenues of the municipal power plant (o develop the t«nd social resource* of Hope. ; pmement in 1933, and improved mnitarv ennnmoni in tfte Chamber of Comnterce. ' ' COUNTY f*HBrtUC Mghvmv program prom'ding for the conrtructioii of n " Uwikt of all-weather road eath year, to gradually reduce tht mileage. • l : and .economic Support /or every «cie»tifie aoricultwrol Offers' practical benefit* to Hempstead county's greatest *> f ' farmer organization*, belicm*ng that co-operative effort al in-thf country as it is in. town. STATE V" gr** on Hm state, highway program. r f aje reform, antZ a more e/ficien* 0ovemment through th« tin of expenditures. > r )NeW DeaJ to Bring Many Changes interesting than the legislative measures now 'Congress, in some ways, are the rumors of leg^ asked in the near future. Washington seems to be full of these rumors. The capital, '*"'**-\ has decided that the present is a moment when a "'at'iall can happen and probably will. S.ome of the |jr|fare trial balloons, some are clever deductions and suiia. ' ou f r ight guesses; but their cumulative effect is tre- h'ave one corspondent writing that Mr. Roose- cabinet" — ^the well known "brain trust" of pro- drawing up plans to have the govern' marginal coal lands and retire them from pro- pending farm bill will do with marginal ' ^JPjrances Perkins, labor secretary, replies "I most '$6" $hen asked by a senator, if she favors the com- !-Ho»ir r week for industry—and-leaves one wonder- F long it will be before Congress is asked to trans- n of opinion into law. . j jt'^js .reported that the administration's fiiiallyf put into shape, will call for some- mueh resembling outright government operation - of-these things to the'astounding venture of the jf;to the reshaping of the nation's banking structure, ^government's implied determination to reduce such apc'figures as J. P. Morgan to the size of ordinary mor- wid,<it'becomes clear that the administration is aiming Inmost complete imaginable departure from traditional In-the face of all of this, it is rather important that t to get excited by the prospect of radical changs. A isi'after all, a new deal. It ought to be plain to the man that our old ways of handling all of these things :. We need, above all else to be daring. If we are tfpf^to have great changes—well, let,s have them, and more , Turmoil in Germany ( ; . ________ 'J* r "* • ' HATCHING the turbulence and excesses of the new gov- nment iil Germany these days is a little bit like sitting bedside of an old friend who, burning with fever, is f» out wildly and raving desperately in a delirium. We Jrf.-horrified by what we see and hear, and we wish earnestly Ithati something could be done to stop it; but at the same time remember that our friend is not himself and that in his \$v senses he wouldn't dream of doing the things that dis- ;$& na so greatly. The thing that are happening in Germany today do not , z ,,&e pleasant reading. The prospects for continued peace Jn ti>e t near future are dark. But we remember that Germany 1 -"- been driven unmercifull by the Versailles treaty; a thing eh, like a fever has raised a delirium. Is there much chance improvement until the fever itself is broken. Clearing the Air dispatch from New York the other day reads as ttqUaws: > ? **M»^or W. E. Gladstone Murray of the British Broad- orjwa.tiQj) arrived today abord the liner Majesttic to Canada, \vhere he will aid in reorganizing Canad- fejroadcasting along the lines of the British system, which advertising." jl" 1*Ji6 average American radio fan, reading this, is likely ur, Lugky British,ers-^-and Lucky Canada"; and to idly and wistfully, if it wouldn't be possible to bring Murray south of the international line fo ra while, e gets through with his job in the Dominion, which, J, will limit advertising to 5 per cent of the broad- period. So They Say ! be polite to my former wife, Yvonne Vajlee, if I ac- eet her in Pan's. But I shall not seek her out, or other woman. There is absolutely no more romance for Chevalier, motion picture actor. policy of resistance to the Japanese invasion is Yo-rYinfj Chiny, war minister of North AGO Shelton Nelson, Aiketi Kinser and Tom kinser spent Sunday nt Preseott. M. G. Ltode, of Camden, was at the Barlow Hotel Thursday. Mrs, Mitchell. Neelly and little daughter, left Thursday for Searcy, their future home, TKN YEARS AGO Mr. and Mrs. Byron Wlnn have returned tc Kl( Dorado, after spending the week-end with relatives in Hope. Mr. and Mrs. Pat Rising have returned to their home at Texarkana, niter spending Sunday in this city with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J, A. Me- Larty. W. R.' Orton and Brooks Shults, of Fulton, were business visitors to Hope today. THE V6LUM1G Hi LAURA LOU BROOKMAN HECIN HERE TODAY JASfF.T III LI, hvealt- her en- VOKement to nOLPf 1 CARLYI.B **bea *k« learn* he hoc been imy- IBB nutation* to BETTY KF.>'- pAtil* wenlthy *aclety girl. Janet, 23, !• iccretary to BRUCE HAM1L- TO3V. •dvertlnlnc manager' ol Erery Home Magazine. She •III! love* Rolf. JEFF GRANT, 7ornate engineer, •five* her pane from a holdnii man nnd «he and Jeff become' friends. When «he learn* Rolf ha* eloped with I?ett7 .he tells Jeff ntioat her broken engagement nnd says she can never care for anyone else. Hamilton leaves the magaxlne nnd secures a Job for Junet as social secretary to his ulster. DIIIS. CURTIS. It is several days before Janet learns Sirs. Curtis Is Betty Kendall's mother. Rolf nnd Betty return from their honeymoon. Janet feels she should go away but circumstances prevent. The young couple move Into their own apartment nnd. after, one encounter, Janet seldom sees Rolf. She goes to call on the Stlvnnt family whom she and Jeff hnve aided and Uiids Jeff there. Liner they go" for a drive. KOW CO ON WITH TOE STORlt CHAPTER XXXV TTEADLIGHTS loomed at the '•*"*• turn In the road and a big car came racing toward them. It was fllled with a noisy, laughing crowd and as they passed the roadster a jeering laugh shrilled out. Someone cried raucously, "Iiook at the necking party!" Almost in the same instant the car was gone but the spell of the night had been broken. Janet moved away. She said, "It's been ages since I've seen you, Jeff. What have you been doing?" "Oh, the usual things. Fellow Jn the office took me home with him last week-end. He's got a little place out ahout 20 miles, drives in every day. Say—it's great, too! He and his wife live out there all the year round. They've got two kids—both boys. There's a stream not so far away and you ought to see those little devila swim!" her through hard times b.efore. She turned toward him. "I don't .know whether you knew nr not," she said slowly. "Rolf's back. You remember 1 tolrt you about him?" "Yes, I remember." "It's all'turned out in such a queer way." the girl hurried on "You see Betty—the girl he mar- NEA SERVICE, INC selecting n gift for another. It must be .Dolores. lie lintl never mentioned n.er, never spoken of Uer since the day Janet had inei them together. That seemed significant. Yor.ng men often mention girls who are casual acnuatntances. It ts the one enshrined deeply in the neaii about whom they are reticent. ried—is Mrs. Curtis' daughter, j "How coujd. she do it?" Janet I'd never have gone there to wo.rU asjtod herself. Why. any girl in the world should He proud of i! I'd known that. I only foun,d It out a lew weeks ago. While, Betty and Uolt were away. Then I thought I'd leave before they got back but they came unexpectedly." ' "Have you—seen him?" "Oh, yes. Several times. Betty comes to the house almost every Jeff's love! Proud ot Jeff, nlm- self. too. And here he was Breaking nis heart because Dolores pri.erreo someone else. Janet's own opinion of- the girl was not nign but since Jeff loved Dolores, Janet wanted him to win her. Jeff was day but Rolf isn't there very [too fine to be cheated in that way. often. Do you think I should go away anyhow, Jeff?" "Why, I don't know." The young man's voice sounded rather uncomfortable. "That's entirely up to you, seems to me. If you J want to, stay. And if you don't goo(1 f r j en( ii —why don't!" 'It isn't as simple as ANET felt there was a new bond of understanding between them wben she told him good night. She said with a sudden rush or feeling, "Ob, Jeff, you've been sued a ,,|by listening tonight. that,"| Can ne |p eac n other. You helped me just May he we It there's Sunday Shows to Continue in L R. Mayor Knowlton Refuses Evangelist's Demand That They Be Closed LITTLE ROCK>-Mayor Knowlton announced, Saturday that he had refused to comply with a demand by religious leaders that he take action to stop Sunday motion picture shows. The demand for closing of the picture houses was made by the Rev. M. F. Ham, evangelist, and followed Mayor Knowlton's compliance, with a demand that the showing of "Ingngi" at the Arkansas theater be stopped. The Rev. Arden P. Blaylock, pastor of the First Baptist church, supported the evangelist in his demands. "As far as this administration is concerned, the Sunday picture show question is a closed issue," the mayor told the spokesmen for the group, who made the demand over the telephone. The mayor was informed that the Rev. Mr. Blaylock was the principal opponent of Sunday shows. "My refusal to lake action against the Sunday shows is brtsed upon the belief that most of the people do not object, and to go against the wishes of the majority of our citizens would be carrying things a bit too far," the mayor said. "I am satisfied that, if the Sunday shows should be closed, the people would immediately call for an election and overwhelmingly defeat the movement to close them. Frankly, I do not think the reaction toward those bringing a.bout the closing of the shows would be favorable/' Battlefield Induction Is Held by Honor Society Ten Mope Senior* Admit* ted to the National iSociety "No honor conferred by the. school excels that represented by the National Honor Society," said Mr. Mil. burn speaking at the chapel services where was held tho nnnual Honor Society induction. He continved: "Other honors at the disposal'of the school are only partial in the sense that they recognized specialized talent, ability or skill. But this soflty looks at education as n total product measured by the tow dimensions of life. In your election to this society the faculty is honoring you for the attainments 'already made and for the promise of continued excellence in the ideals of our school." Luther Hollnmon, president of the Hope" chapter, administered the opth to ten new members from the senior clofe: Ellen Lou Bowden, Helen King Cannon, Marjorie .Higgason. Ruby Owen, Harriet Pritch.nrd. Carl Schooler, Carl Greene, Marilyn Ward. Robert Port6r and Lois Dodson; and to two members from the junior class, Mary Delia Carrigan and Clyde Browning. Published Every fu|s%> bt\ Student* of Hope High'Softool J ..-.*... Editor-in-Chief ,...,...,,.t)lail Assistant Edltdr Frttiqt fiusiness Mgr..... Ellen Lotf To let the eyes wander fi*>nW, board full of algebra anp; pFetfo phrases to-the window full" may not be the most highly £ft& mended classroom procedure, Bug week the flag is up; and added t glory of.the springtime outside t Old Olory we mi lovC Its flame against the. spring powerfully draws the eye, W whipped straight out against a t ening western storm cloud, or fuj ing a sunny mornlnk sky. It does not seem to be e dimmed by the smoke? of-pol,, and economic battles, We wa(c!| and feel that somehow with new , and new leaves, n new' year BB new deal, somehow the same o!d>| is a lovely thing, and our hearts lo it in a fresh allegiance "tO.ouif r an dto the republic for which it-star one nation, Indivisible with liberty justice for all." Keep Off Grass Everyone has been working liard| make the grass and flowers gi around the school. But no one make grass grow if over four'hunt people walk over it three or four tl grass fly (; ^ ott e r The members had been notified by r u sll . uggllng , o makc itse lf mail Tuesday morning, but the for- mal communication fromthe faculty .,. Bro. Williams from Spring Hill preached a very splendid sermon at this place Sunday afternoon. Sellous Atkins spent Sunday night, with Ben Wilson and family. Mr. and Mrs. Rufus Anderson and family from near Evening Shade spent Sunday afternoon with Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Smith and family. Mr. and Mrs. Perry Johnson and Perry, Jr., spent Sunday with their grandmother, Mrs. Clara Roe. M. and Mrs. Elmer Nations and Misses Gladys Johnson and Clara Lou Foster, from Spring Hill, attended church here Sunday afternoon. Miss Jennie Beard returned home was read to the student body by> the secretary, Mozelle :Lewjs. The purposes of the society were given by .Lane Taylor, the vice president. WTt- lis G Smith gave a talk on "The Symbolism of the Emblem," which is a flaming torch mounted on a key. stone with the letters S, L, C, and S at the bottom. These letters represent the cardinal virtues or factors, whicli are Leadership. Scholarship, Character and Service and one must have these . qualifications before he may become a member of this much coveted organization. Then came the forming, of the Keystone by the newly elected members and the administering of the oath, which was, "I pledge myself to uphold the high purposes.01 this society to which I haye been elected, striving in everyway, by word and deed, to make its ideals the ideals of my school." Victor Cobb read the constitution and the new members signed it. At the conclusion of hjs message he read the names of those elected in years gone by and those! whose names were read and who were present were asked to stand. Bqrtha McRae, 1931; Gladys Watson, 19.31; Vcra Van Sickle, 1932; and Minneola Owens, 1932, were present. In the audience were Judge and Mrs. Higgason, Mrs. Jim Bowden, Miss Battle Aimc Fcild and;her guest. Miss Macldox, Mrs. Owen and Mrs. Steve Carrigan. Janet assured him with a sigh. ! evcr any way —|f there's anything !Saturday after an extended visit with I'd have to have another job and there don't seem to be any. j won - t can for you you'll tell me, I've read tlie want ad columns < and one day I went to an agency.'! "I'll tell you. Thanks, Janet." She slipped her Hand Into liia, There don't seem to be any jobs • pres sed It and then disappeared anywhere for secretaries °r i into tbe house. stenographers. And Mrs. Curtis! Several times during the next has been awfully nice. Sheif ew days Janet thought or that raised my salary a few weeks : conversation. Gut there were ago." - . other things to occupy tier mind. "Then It seems to me that's i Mrs. Curtis decided suddenly to settled," Jeff said. "I'd stay." ;go to the lake. Doctor Uoherts "It doesn't seem to make much •thought the change would he good difference," Janet went on ; for nor and it was settled that thoughtfully. "I'd feel (.lie way j she was to leave the following her sister, Mrs. Hansel _ Rogers at El Dorado. S. N. Marray from Melrose was looking after business here Monday. Just Imagine: . g willingvlo g^ an d who , g wll , lng to grow, it,will pay us to stay offj grass and give them a chance to i what they can do. I do no" matter where -I was. I i week. hurst it was amazing what a of activity this decision "I know what you mean!" JeRjcnlled forth. There was shopping broke in harshly. "You can't for-land packing to do, reservations to get the follow, can you? Still bo mnde at the hotel whore .Mrs. crazy about him. You try to tell YOH like the country don't ' youl ' sel£ v(lu ' re not hut You like the country, don t same J( ., s u , ue ol]j you?" "1 certainly do! Nelson's got a tennis court and when we weren't playing or swimming we sat around on a big porch swap- plug yarns. The kids have a dog, too. Not much for looks but smart just the same. Oh, I liked H out there! You bet I did. I think a fellow would be pretty lucky if he could have a home like that—" "Look!" Janet stopped him. "Fire-flies!" Tiny lights flashing here and there in the darkness glowed for an instant and then disappeared"That's what they are," Jeff agreed. "1 love to watch them," Janet told him. "There's something almost like magic about them. Look—there are some more!" "You wouldn't think they were so wonderful it you could see one of them in daylight." "No, I suppose not." Tliere was a pause and then Janet said, "I think you're right about It, Jeff. A home in tbe country— like you described—would be wonderful. I think I'd like it better than Mrs. Curtis' big house. I mean if I could have her bouse for ray own Instead of just working there. It's beautiful and everything is expensive but I don't think anyone's ever happy there." been very I can see no reason why dr&ft beer cannot be sold for five -'-— - M. &omn, commissioner of indus- Ule l know Curtis alway.H stayed. All ot tlie servants except leave for their Bertha wore 10 respective vaca- all about, that!' "Why, Jen.'!" She was amazed Curtis. I tlons. Janet would go with Mrs. at his vehemence—and then all at once she understood. "You mean—you've felt the same way? You mean there's 'a girl you're in Silver Bay, so Mrs. Curtis assured her, wai u very quiet, resort. Somo o£ the families liau cottages. Some of thorn stayed at the Lake love with and she cares more for (Shore or tho Bayvinw fioiols Out someone else?" ithe Bamo families came burl; each Sho could not see his face Inlseason. the darkness. "Something like that," Jeff told her. • T^OR a moment there was silence •*- between them. Then Janet put a hand on the young man's arm. "I'm sorry, Jeff," she said softly. "I wish I could help. J suppose there isn't any way?" "No," he said., "I guess qot." Neither spoke. Then after a time Janet said, "Do you want to tell me about it, Jeff?" "Nothing to tell," he said. "There was a girl but she fell for another fellow and—well, that's all there is to it." "You're braver about It than I am," Jauet told him. "1 wish I In spite ot the fact that Silver Day was RO quiet, Mrs. Uurti.a ordered three new chiffon dresses, a new dinner gown and several wash silks for mornings. She bought three new hats and four pairs of shoes and there were ever so many smaller Items for uer wardrobe. Janet bought hn.rfielf a white track, a vnry simple dress suitable for summer evenings, it w;>s longer than her street drosse^, Iwjth tiny sleeves and a low. rounding neck. Slift put the dress on Sunday evening and came down stairs. Dusk had begun to fall but there were no lights burning. No one was in sight. Janet walked could be like you. Ob, Jeff! ' she i Ulrougn the liall an(1 lnlo the went on bitterly, "why do tilings orary . Buster, seeing her. Jumped have to be the way they are? Why can't the right people fall in love and stay In love? It never seems to be that way in real life! At least hardly ever!" down from a chair q,nd came to- war<l her, purring. Janet picked up the cat, stroked bla bead absent-mindedly. She was thinking of a nigbt a year "That's too deep 9 question forjago when she and Rolf Cariyle me," Jeff suiu^ "I've worderedjUad gone to an amusement park about it myself sometimes. ' land extravagantly ridden tnree After a time Janet remembered i times on a roller-coaster. H wai that H was growing late, jsuch a gay evening! They nad Throughout the drive back to Mrs. < and bod such a good time. Tnrouguuui \.u\f mivc uat» iu »»,*. jiuugucu uuu uu.i jjui.., u fc vuu nu.«=. Drc (ty blue skies and bright sunsmne Curtis' home she tbougbt about |sUe tuougbt of Uie^irl sbe UaC j \ o da . storm c i ouc i S| but the clothes "How about you?" J«ff asked quickly. "Aren't you happy?" Janet Booked away toward tbe necklace of liglits flung over the ... city. "I wasn't thinking about I what Jeff bad told her. Who was | been a year uso. Such a differ myself," she said. "It doesn't ! this girl who bad treated blip so eiu girl tliau she was today! Kolf make much difference where 1 " ' "' ' am, I guess." * * * CUDDENLY she wanted to con- Margarcte Atkins not primping. Geraldine 'VnnSickle acting grown up. Isabclle Caldwcll not having to stay ! in for Mr. Milburn. Geraldine Murphy and Melba Lee Russell not following after one on- other. Betty Shields without a ribbon in her hair_ Francc's Snyder wearing stockings. Bertha Hamilton taking u joke. Julia Lemley acting silly. Blanche Light not blushing. Geneva Rogers being teased. Mr. John Wallace Is a Flagpole Climber Gratitude is due to Mr. Miller who found the rope for the flag, to Mr. Durham who high-pressured the flag movement, and to John Wallace who gracefully placed it in position. Mr. Durham observed young Mr. Wallace's interest and intellectual curiosity trying to decide if he really is the missing link or if he only climbed flagpoles like one. This is John's only symptom, but he gave a very convincing performance. Mr. Durham murmured rather wistfully, "If only there had been a cocoanut on the top of the ilag pole, I could have been certain." April Downpour Sure Sign Spring Is Here April showers are here! The latter part of last week everyone thought that spring was here for certain. The girls and boys came to school in the morning looking "springified." Puff sleeves attached to silk and voile dresses, white shoes, golf knickers could be seen flying and jumping over the campus in the morning and during the noon hour; but in the afternoon it , looked quite different. The weather- i man had changed his clothes from the blue skies and bright sunshine Grammar Contest Is New English Feature Inter-Class grammar contests are part of the activities for the Good English Project. So far the undefeated team is the lOB's, whose members are Victor Keith. Jean Robertson. Hope Blevins and Willie Belle Cole. On Thursday four from the 9A English class: Catherine Lane, Wanda Roberts, Evelyn Simpson and Opal McCormick won by 0112 point from Miss Hudson's 8A class in a contest on the parts of a simple sentence. The 8A's were Enola Alexander, Katherin May Simms, Margaret Bacon, and Ess White Jr. Miss Cannon's two excellent 9B students, Lenora Roulon and Horace Jewell defeated a 9A team of four. The Seniors, off form, on account of their disappointment about Senior day, suffered defeat at the hands of the 10B team, but threaten to resume hostilities. Nina Thompson, 12A, made the only perfect score on either side. The same 10B team defeated the UA's on Thursday and again on Friday. Rev. W. R. Rogers Speaks in Chaj Baptist Pastor Urges dents to Meet Futur| Eagerly "Brcthurn, I count not mys have apprehended: but this ono|j I do, forgetting those things ,| are behind, and reaching forth;! these things which arc befij press to\yarcl the mark for ,lhe| of the high calling of God 'in " Jesus," was the scripture from H plans with which the Rev. Walla, Rogers, of the Baptist church "| ed his talk to th? student bod| Wednesday. Upon this he br.scd the rest talk, insisting that every one i press forward to the, higher this life and not be afraid to work| Mrs. J. C. Carlton's voice also sang the numbers whie! are going to give at tlr; dist' The following, sang: Inez T^ Heard n Brown Bird Singing Wood; Theresa Fritz, "I Hear a| at Eve" by Cadman; Ruth "My Heart, is Singing" by Horace Kennedy of the Guernstijj School was a visitor also. Missa was in charge of this program! Tournament Beckons if to English Stuc Working toward the selection! contest for the district meet, the'/l B. English pupils meet ev->ry ;1 noon for advanced work in'grajj fundamentals and cbmposltiorij chanica under Miss Winburn. In the Advanced English Catchrinc Lane, Mary D gan, John Clyde Hill, Lenora Josephine Morris, Dorothy Lee"! gan, Katherine May Simms, j Scoles, Mary Lou Collier, EnylaJ ander, Marjorie Waddle, Alice fi Wallace, Martha Ann SingletonJ Smith, Martha Akins. Tho clas' be joined by the following of th grade students next week: £ Bearden, Ellen Lou Bowden, Putman, Lois Dodson, Jean C Marilyn Ward, Harriet FritehnrdJ zelle Lewis and Diane Fritz. THIS CURIOUS WORLD //> ENGLAND, A§ I Ate AS THE I&TH. CENTURY, WCJMEN WORKED IN COAL MINES I THEY WERE EMPLOYED. UNDERGROC FOR THE PURPOSE OP PUMJNG COAI»1 TOTHESHAFrS. THEV CRAWLED s ON AUU FOURS, AND WORE. , / ilde la Jeff. liad badly? Dolores Calaliau? Sorne- bad changed too. oue lie bad known before cooiing | Thinking or (lolf. Janet turned. to Lancaster? Eiut ». young manlShe bad to HijuU of hiin.'fgr there deeply lu love with, one girl would'he was. got nave sljown, «u<;4 Iftterest 'w< (To of the students hadn't changed. Now what a comical picture was made by this concerted attempt to "rush the season:;" but it seems that Mademo. selle Printemps is a leisurely lady and won't be rushed. We hope she will ' be as flow to leave us. ' TKe ADJUTANT STORIC A BIRO THAT VLADIMIR de FAMOUS PIANIST, PLAYED /3, OOO r//H£$ IN PRIVATE. BEFORE Pl-AYIr46 THE/A IN PUBLIC/ TBLBPHONE 821 „.. M the spring, .day's at the morn; '« at seven; hill-side's dew-penrled; on the wing; Snail's on the thorn; ,.... lrt hi$ heaven- All's right with the world. —Selected. •%Q-^ • Brookwood P. T. A. will hold regular meeting at 3 o'clock, ay afternoon, at the Brook- school. All members are urg. be f>re*ent. ^jMfo StUrtty Oilllam and children of sl Dpfado &re spending two weeks Visiting With Mrs. Gtlliam's parents, Mr, fcttd Mrs. R. M. LaGrone and other relattvesV f Mri, 4< Proctor Hill of El Dorado '!« the guest of Mr. and Mrs. A. M. Sanders/ and other relatives. ; A mOst Interesting meeting of Clr«!to fto. 2 of the W. M. S., First Meth- odtirt church was held' on Monday af- terhoon nt the home of Mrs. Lex Helms on South Main street, with Mrs. Dock: Wifglns and Mrs. J. M. Phillips M associate''hostesses. Mrs. Don Smith, leader, opened the meeting, and Mr*, 1 J, L. Cannon gave a most m- splring devotional with Bible refer. ence from Matthew, using as her keynote, "Love," followed by prayer. A short business session was held, with reports front the various committees followed by a program on Deaconesses and their work led by Mrs. John P. Cox., The ^program was featured by three stories about the Wesley House, givcrt by Mrs. Kenneth Hamilton, Mrs. Laseter and Mrs. Don Smith closing It's your LAST chance to sec— / Street -With— Warner Baxter ' Ilel)c Daniels Ruby Keclcr end 2AO others Wed. Night a Only Wallace B EERY "FLESH" Vvlth prayer by Mrs. John Arnold, belleioug angel food cake was served with hot coffee. Mr. and Mrs. R. M. LaGrone left Monday afternoon for a few days stay In Little Hock. The Paisley P. T. A. will hold their regular monthly meeting at 3 o'clock Wednesday school. afternoon at Paisley The Womans Missionary Society of First Christian church held their regular monthly meeting on Monday af* ternoon at the home of Mrs. W. Q. Warren on South Main street with 17 members answering the roll call. F'ol- lowing a short business period conducted by the president, Mrs. George Carter, Mrs. W. W. Duckett assisted by Mrs. Lile Moore and Mrs. Thos. Kinser presented a very and instructive 'program. interesting The Pat Cleburne Chapter, U. D. C. will meet at. 3 o'clock Thursday afternoon at the home of Mrs. J. K. Green in Ozan. The Young Women's Missionary Society of First Methodist church held their April meetign at the Home Economics Cottage, with Miss Ruth Taylor and Miss Hazel Arnold as hostesses. Vases and baskets of lovely spirca added to the beauty of the rooms. Miss Ida Mae Cannon, Circle chairman conducted ' the following program: A responsive reading by the group. Scripture lesson from Acts II 19th to. 26th verses was read by, Mrs. Sid McMath followed by a poem entitled. "The Teacher." read by Miss Hazel Arnold, ..Educational Institutions in Mexico were discussed by Miss Harriet Grace Story, and a report on the Educational Institutions in Cuba was given by Miss Kathleen Campbell, the program closed wtihr prayer by Miss Bertha McRae. Dur. ing the business session many interesting reports were read and the meeting closed with the circle benediction. During the social hour a delicious salad course was served. Miss Gladys; Carroll was the week end guest of Mr. and Mrs. J. O. Pearsons in Texarkana. The Bay View Reading club will hold their regular meeting on Wednesday afternoon at the home of Mrs. Fanny Gncrett on West Second street, with Mrs. W. G. Allison leader. Study subject, Franklin Pierce. Mrs, Eldrldgc Ross and daughter were week end guests of Miss Nina Robinson in Texarkana. Circle No. 3 of the Womans Missionary Society of the First Methodist church held their April meeting at the home of Mrs. George Turner on West Pond street, with the chairman, Mrs. R. M. Briant presiding. Mrs. J. W. Anderson gave a very helpful devotional, followed by a most inter, csting program led by Mrs. D. L. Bush. Mrs. 'C. B. Presley told of the Deaconess as a Good Neighbor, Mrs. J. M. Houston spoke of the. "Wesley House." Mrs. J. B. Koonce talked on "Changed Lives." Following the program, the members were invited into the .dining room, where from a lace Ml* ...... w _,.._. J. A. H*nry nnd Mrt, ed sandwiches, pltkfe ftti wafer* and iced tea to 23. Norton o°f CleveUhd, Ohio, arrived Sunday for 6. visit with his brother, 8. Q. Norton and Mrs. Norton. Mrs. T, A. Womb.le left Tuesday for a visit with irelnds and relatives In California and New Mexico. Miss Mary Charlotte Bayless of Gurdon was the Monday guest of her sister, Mrs. Kenenth Hamilton and M.r Hamilton, The Fldells class of the First Baptist Sunday school held their regular business a,nd social meeting on Monday evening at the home of Miss Mae Northcutt on West Division street, with Misses Mary Bell King, Evtlyn Johnson and Omera Evans as associate hostesses. Following a most tempting plate lunch, the evening was spent In games and contests. This interesting class with Mrs, Hugh Smith as leader is composed of the following young ladies: Miss Doris Moses, Miss Louise Owens, Miss Martha Mnr- tindale. Miss Evelyn Johnson, Miss Ann Deerlng, Miss Mae Northcutt, Miss Floyce Taylor, Miss Mclva Rogers, Miss Selma Lee Bartlett, Miss Mary Bell King, Miss Mildred Jones, Miss Charllne Landers, Miss Princess Waddle Wyatt and Miss bmerla Evans. Mrs. C. E. Christopher and her uncle, A. N. Eustace, of Arlington, Texas, who has been visiting here for the past month, spent Sunday in Hot Springs. Mr. Eustace's visit here is the first to Arkansas since 1874. Among Ihe Arkansas-towns he has visited, Mr. Eustace is moer favorably impressed with Hope. Dr. and Mrs. Frank Pickell drove to Baton Rouge Sunday, where they are visiting with relatives. Dr. Pickell will return Wednesday, while his wife will make an extended visit there. J. B. Beckworth and daughter, Miss Cora, motored to Texarkana Sunday, to visit with friends and relatives. Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Floyd and family and Mr. and Mrs. G. T. Cross, and daughter, motored to Highland peach, orchard Sunday. The Choral club will practice Thurs. day morning at 9 o'clock at t^e home of Miss Harriett Story. HERE AND THERE (Continued from Page One) trips from Europe to South America in commercial service. Tlie Goodycar-Zoppclin corporation manufactured the Akron and her new sjstcr-ship the Macon under German patents, and with the help of German engineers. But you will recall that when the Akron came out of our American workshop she was found to be overweight. And there had already been a charge of faulty riveting, for which one man stood trial. XXX Superstitious folk will say the jinx had been put upon the Akron. But there are facts about every mechanical disaster. • Behind the record of Commander Ecbner and the Graf Zeppelin is the ghost of old Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin, bom in 1838, who before his covered table, centered with graceful death in 191.7 had established a World- . m did otorwyattoh duly , . tyoh corp* dqrtni o"u,r Atttetfecin t!Ml war, tote returned homo to perfect hi» experiments with tyotori zed balloofis, leading to his construction' of the z$p* pclin air-liner. Mis engineers long after his death produced In the Friedrlchshafeh factory our own LoA Angeles ship, delivering it across the' 'Atlantic Tlie Los Angeles ts still operating, But eVery ship built in English, French and American factories has ntet with disaster. Truly this Is a sinister and • Ing fact. . AM Ihe whole world wonders-what n6w will be the fate of the new" Mfi 4 con, built in the same factory,, by th» samp engineers, who constructed the Akron. AKRtfNiALLS (Continued from page one) committee would investigate the accident. Those rescued were: Lieutenant - Commander II. V. Wiley, executive officer of the Akron. Moody E, Envlu, Memphis Richard E. Deal, both enlisted men. ^ Deal also survived the Shcnandofth crash over Ohio in 1925. Secretary Swanson of the Navy said there was little hope that any of the missing men would be found. Storm Strikes Her NEW YORK—(/P)—The Navy dirigible Akron, queen of the world's airships, dropped into the sea off the New Jersey coast shortly after 1:36 o'clock Tuesday-morning as a violent thiirider_storm churned the uncharted skyways. Aboard her as she faltered and plummeted downward Into a storm- swept sea, were. 77 men, including Admiral William A. Moffett, chief of the Navy's Bureau of Aeronautics. Four men were rescued. Others may have been. Every available agency planes and ships to, the aid of the fallen queen. Airplanes took off at dawn Tuesday morning on receiving reports of the Akron wreck, which was said to have been sighted 25 miles east of Atlantic City. Tlie Akron took off from its Lake-, hurst hanger al 7:30 o'clock Monday night for a test cruise along the New England coast, She reported "All's well aboard" at 8 ( o'clock; but at 1:30 Tuesday morning sputtered out an "SOS"—and that was the last heard from her. England All coast goaf WirnedTalely zllnit riighi wreck. Admiral , « M Beside* the II officers and It «i#ft aboard the ship, there waff few* of* ficlal passengers as fAllowgf Hear Admiral ty. A. Mo««t» chief of the navy bureau of aeronautic*, Commanded F.f. Berry, c^$^ftCHS? of the naval air station. , ' Commander. H, B. Ceeft, •'*!<*> «J* th* bureau of geronayities. Colonel A, F, Masur.y of the- ord~ attce reserve dorps, tj. $. -p*tny.. , -• The Akron ,was In charge' of C(fm* madder F. G. McCoird ftrid nail been scheduled to/etUrn'to the atf station sorne lime tue^day. Cause of the Akron mishap Had not been ascertained at $ a. m. The Akron, the world's largest airship, was constructed at y Akron, O. She first took .the air at Akron on September 23, 1931, and 'arrived tit her tome, the naval air station at La.ke- hurst, fo. J., on October 22, 1931, ,she was formally commissioned as a navy ship five days jater. The Akron has made a coajtMor coast flight and last month made a •light south to the Canal Zone. ' Tanker Finds Wreck NEW YORK— (/P)— The Navy's great ship of the skies, the dirigible Akron, fell into the sea off the Jersey coast shortly after 1:30 a. m. Tuesday with Rear Admiral William A. Moffett one of the 77 men- believed aboard. The Qerman tanker Phoebe, bound from New York to Tampico, wirelessed: "Airship Akron with 77 men aboard went down wreck near Barnegat Lightship. -Keep sharp lookout. We are 20 miles from Barnegat Lightship now. Chief officer and three men saved." Shortly after 2 a. m., the bureau of naval communications reported here that the ship according to all its advices still was-afloat and no lives had been lost. The great aircraft took air /rom its spirea, the hostess and assistants, Mrs. wide reputation for engineering skill Lakehurst, N. J., hanger early Monday .bound oh ft tert 3-Day Run WftlUce B«cry in "Fl*lh" at the Pastor Is Cleared of GirFs Charge Muncie (Ind.) Jury Exonerates Him of Alleged • Assault Attempt MUNCIE, Ind.—(/P)—The Rev. G. Lemuel Conway, 51, suspended pastor of the Madison Street Methodist church here was acquitted by a Circuit Court jury Monday night of a charge of attempting to assault Miss Helen Huffman, 18, Sunday school teacher, during an automobile ride December 29. The jury of 10 farmers, a saleman and a schoo Iteacher reached its verdict after a little more than two hours. The Rev. Mr. Conway still faces a charge of assault and battery contained in an indictment which aleges he knockeU Willard Aurand, choir master at the church, over the chancel rail at Sunday evening services last January. Aurand had denied he was active in pressing the Huffman's girl's charges against the minister. The Rev. Mr. Conway was suspended from his pastorate for a year by a church jury a few. weeks ago which convicted him of imprudent ministerial conduct. At the conclusion of his ecclesisatial trial, the Rev. Mr. Conway said he believed the verdict was based principally on the Aurnnd incident. V Pliny Deckert Is Found to Be Sane Bank Robber Loses Insanity Defense in Trial at Minden, La. MINDEN, La.-(/P)—W. P. Deckert of Fouke, Ark., charged with complicity in the robbery of the Bank of Springhill near here last summer, Monday was declared sane by District Judge J. F. Mclnnis, following a sanity hearing at which Arkansas physicians and friends of Deckert testified to a mental-affliction of the prisoner's mother. The state, in rebuttal offered testimony that Deckert's actions indicated he was normal. He was ordered to face trial April 7. Testifying on behalf of Deckert were Drs. W. J. Smith and Wardner of Fouke, Ark., where Deckert were reared. They testified that Deckert's mother was for eight years an inma.te of an institution for mentally diseased people at Little Rock and died in 1916 from tuberculosis contracted while a patient there. They also testified that two sisters of Deckert and one cousin were affected mentally to a certain extent. They said they had known Deckert all his life but had not seen much of him in late years. Testifying for the state that Deckert acted at all times in a normal way since they had known him were Sheriff T. R. Hughes of Shreveport; Jailer Joe Leslie; Chief Criminal Deputy Sheriff O. H. Haynes of Minden; Raymond Bishop of Shreveport, and C. B. Williams, Shreveport Journal reporter. «aj 1 i» & * i|| .**• T*S? r Havana, Cuba, n, incnatingly interesting In every cotter of the world, both Here and overseas, wherever you find joy in life, 'tis always "Luckies Please" i You want character as well as mildness in a cigarette,,, Luckies have both! Everywhere you go—at cosmopolitan Havatia as in our own homeland -rr discriminating smokers prefer J.,uclkies. Why? For one thing, because of their fine, .fragrant Turkish and domestic selected, perfectly blended. People the world over want a cigarette that has Character. Second, and all important, because these fine tobaccos are "Toasted"— that scientific process which creates true mi Idness. For these two reasons— character and mildness — "LuckiesPlease!" toasted* 1 Futrell to Serve Out HisFull Term Gpvernor Will Not Accept Proposed Federal Judge Appointment jlfTTljE ROCK—Hope expressed by >.G<iyp$ior; .Futrell, in an address here 'sj mfin^JJ before his inauguration, that his^TornaVks at that lime would put an; end'ftQ rumors that he would accept in "appointment to the bench or the United States Seitate before the end of his term, apparently was in vain. The most recent rumor is that a .formal off^- of tlie federal judgeship for the Western District of Arkansas "has been made to Governor Futrell and he lias indicated he will accept it. Last week, this report was referred to the governor's office, and members of his staff and his family declared that he had no intention of resigning as chief executive of the state. I While the impression is widespread | that he could have the appointment if ! he desired it, advisers of Governor i Fulrell Monday, when asked again 'about Hie rumors, suggested that the i public be reminded of his address De| comber 12, which was quoted, in part, in the Gazette the following day, as j follows: I "If I were to leave the governor's I office to accept any ap'X>intment or I for any other purpose before the ex^ i piration of my term, it would be a j breach of a most sacred trust. I shall never dot it." •fh6 first big/mu.gical hit to come out of Hqltywopd for 19S3 and wfth enough real stage and screen stars to light up •.Hftjg;« m^in jtreet, '"42nd 9irt«t" closes a thveerday engagement iSies- day night at the Saenger. "^ihjd Stt^et'' boa|ts, such star* aS Warner lp?ixter, .fiebe HJanieJg, Ruby Kee.ler(Mrs. AUolson), 'George Brent, g|«lt jpowell, Una Merkel, Ginger Roger* and many many other*, to say nothing of the 2JKJ gorgeous girls and ,the wonderful scenery, customs and music. For 9 real bargain night feast comes Wallace Beery Wednesday night only in "Flesh." , Supporting Be«y ris Itl- cardp Cortez and fascinating Karen JMorley. Qritics ' from the big cities claim this is Qeery's best effort, 'and Manager Swanjte has arranged a two- for-one bargain night |<tr to End Lkjidation on 2 Billion Land Bond. WASHINOTON— (AP)"— Democratic leaders are prepared to rush through Congress this week a stupendous program to lift th^ farmers out of the trough of the' depression. It embraces, the 2-bilHon-dollar.fartn mortgage refinancing bill whkh.' the president submitted to Congress Monday in a special message and the farm commodities bill, designed to restore pre-war prices to agricultural products by means of a .tux yielding several billions to be paid by consumers. In the offing, there is a third measure which Mr, Roosevelt in his message referred to as legislation he wi(l seek to "initiate practical reciprocal tariff agreements to break through trade barriers -and establish foreign markets for farm and industial products." «W biU, Will- guarantee the ihterett but not Uie however, Payment of tHIf should b* defaulted, pressure Would be brought to bear on Gontrfesg to make good the deficit, , The. federal treasury w6uld be required to furnish at once *£ millions to cover losse* to the Pederal'tand banks incurred through reduction of the farm; mortgage interest rate to a maximum of 4Mi per ceht. Furtherm'ore, tlf* Reconstruction Finanee'Corpora* tion is authorized to advance ?300,000,000 to carry out purposes of the bill. * 1 f ~*74?, Claim* Immunj " "toJIjL, A%tiI4J r , — fjlffi •KaTj SataWT ; ;i&._._ Saiufrfay thaiSenalof Louisiana had filed ,irt Suprertie ColL slatide*' Penult 7*% Settlement Under the plan envisaged by its authors, Henry Morgenthau Jr., chief of. the new Farm Credit Administration, and his professorial advisers, farm mortgage indebtedness'would be 'scaled down in two ways, A .mortgagee, Willing to settle at 70 or 80 per cent of the principal, could < exchange tltt? mortgage on that basis for land bank bonds. The bank then would refinance the farmer,at 4% per cent. Or the farmer making a compromise with his creditor 'could borrow the funds for settlement from the land bank. ' One.third of the farm mortgage indebtedness is heldtby insurance companies which'have pressed for the leg^latwo, eager to exchange their frozen mortKQges for bc/nds with in* terest guaranteed by the government. Mr. Morgenthau said today < however, that "the little, fellow, the farmer, 'the village batik, the fbrgotte'n man,.will be taken care of first, the corporations afterwards." Opposition tOjthe legislation revolves abound twt) arguments. One, is that it wrlU be an inducement, to, farmers to djefault in'pay menu! on their present njort^Bges.rn ofder to persuade mort- ffigeep to ajettle at less than faye value, the ptber i? .thai such a vast flote- tipn qf four per cent bonds would to, d^moTali?e the. fr>nd, market react 'uBfayoiably on banks and 4nce companies 'wiij^ large bond portfqliog. afte'r Lotifc Had the senate floor for hfjr" attorney, of the s&iaife eat mittee's investigation iftt ana Democraie-senatorial,i tw^en former 'SenatoiF Senator Oveton, whoni ed. 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Petroleum, in ^o small way, has been responsible for today's automobile! airplane, street car, railroad a.nd steamship, When the founders of tt»? Jvfagnolia Pe<role\im Company purchased the first oil in Texas at Corsicana lf\ 1196, *nd twp, years later established, the first ((foecy ip the Southwest. they released a source gf po^e.ntul m.Pttve pp.wer jgre^t enough \o supply the world's transportation, with gasoline, motor oil and grease, THE D E V E LOP MEN T, '|v JfS OF TRANSPORTATION" - VTj Today, you find Magnolia Stations in the Southwest waiting to smooth your journey with Mobilgas, Mobilgqs Ethyl and Nfob.ilojl . , . th,? culmination of more thin thirty-five years uj th? refin.injj business. Drive in and enjoy these up-to-the-minute petroleum products. 4^ » • 1^»i ^I^^^^P^ ^^^Efr ^^ ^^1 ^^§1^^ IQ^VP p^ (A SPCQNY-VACUW CQJiPANV) «/ MOJILGAS IISTEN IN every FriJiy night at 8:30 o'clock to Edwin C. 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