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«f "^ • 'I IP^ ' ' ,_ , „ flOPESTAfeA^M: *;r^w4&^ ' t v* t •* ' i r - i fKD Herald From F»lse Report! _ by Star Publishing Co, Inc. ft Ate*. H. Wishtmrn), at The Star building, 212-214 Smith , Arkansas, t I C. WASMBUKN, BriHW Md F«blW»« f»S4*c6nrt-«lai8 iftatter at the postoffice at Hope, Arkansas , , Undtt the Act ot M.rch 3, 1897 fi ah •tostituGdrt developed by' modem Clvillxatlon to > flews «f the day» to farter commerce and industry, through widely ujvertiseitients, and to furnteh that cheek upon government whieb Udn has «v«r Men abte to provide."—Col, ft. R, McCormiek, ot Thee AamtMfed «WM: The Associated Prefct Is exclusively te os(iM r j*u*>V ca " ttn *>' *H news <MspnteJn$s credited to it or ttt-dlted lrt;tnil paper rind also thV local tt«wa published herein. |;ol HsJafOdueUon of special dispatches herein are also reserved. ,,.Ete.i Charges -will be made for till tributes, cards . Jr Inemorlals.i concerning the departed. Commercial •s'.liold to Uris j*iicy in;the news columns to protect their readers 6f space-taking memorials, The Star disclaims responsibility or retuin of any unsolicited manuscripts. : -T—-, Kntes (Always Payable in Advance): By city carrier, per XlOcf 4*'months $2.75; one year' $5.00. By mail, in Hempstead, Nevada •"'Milter arid LaFayett* counties, $3.00 per year; elsewhere $5.00. •ft V- * ' The Star's Platform revenliea .of Out municipal power, plant to develop ill* i'ttuMoctal resource? of Hope. 2f*ttff pa-iMmSnt in 1933, and improved sanitary condition! In tawd ^business back-yard*, fth? Chamber o/ i /.-Wghieav i itnt of all~w«n\ •Hwge. " V) he construction : of a ropd 4qch iftar, to gradually reduce the . , 'f\{i- '/ ppori.ftn^etferv scientific agricultural '«rs practical benefits to Hempstead county's vrtatest , . ,,.£neoutage frrnwr^crpaniiation*, believing .'that corpiwrative effort (fii ^pracficat H tht country,,as it"is in totdn. ' ; ' • *"""• STATE, -;.:. •: •.<- .- - progress on the state highway program. tfc£ reform, and a'rnord efficient governinent through the of expenditures. Establishing a 30-Hour Week By BRUCE iCATTON NBA Editorial Writer not so-very long since one of the largest industrial con- jg'ift'the nation'was arguinpr seriously that it could not v" unless it maintained J;he. 12-hour working in all of its plants. 7 fjToday a bill providing for a national '30-hour week f or gjst^y';nas,passed the Senate.-.With,pertain modifications, * "^tp^stand an excellent chance of becoming law. e'galf batWen'the viewpoints Represented'by those is almost unimaerinablv wide, b^ek'tdthe'era'that built l tWe s |)yramids, when an5s value was-expressed, «6lelVi In the muscles of his arms^and legs v an<J t -vyhen^the fate which mijr^it come s : an individuaf was so utWly'umn^portant that it ,even'occjired to his bosses,to thank; ab^ut'it.; r -• •' 1 ,other expresses the ideas of-a new day; a. day in machinery "does the -heavy «work and : the work- not, simply a cog in a^i industrial mechanism 'f oremopt, a citizen whose right to a good job fi'd^a deeent j living is paramount to all othep considerations. | Hl?He speed at which we have traveled in the past decade l$n be pruaged bv that contrast. ,: '^ "'tFUstShow a federal law fixing a maximum .working week ,light work out in practice/is; perhaps, something else again, dfea'.law would have to be/^lastic, it would have to be ad- gninistered with great wisdom; and it might well have to be '|feeQm,panied by some sort of minimum wa'fe law. But at the ment those-matters are beside the point. ,The, really exciting thing is the fact that we are at last lto contemplate "such a laxv without quaking in our boots '"mattering" about Bolshevism. This scheme would have ed, like the very quintessence of radicalism a few years ||go*: today we are about .ready to accept it as a part of a "*~ program.vand so far it has drawn far less com^ the.f act-.that an American citizen can legally buy fa^glass of beer. • "r ** 'That change reflects a shift in public sentiment which is Almost too profoimd to be comprehended. Work in the Forests i S the new members of' our "conservation corps" begin 'packing to the various army cantonments, preparing to on President Roosevelt's reforestation program, st beiworth while to clear up a misconception oV two i of u^.ae^m to entertain about the work they will , Y « 4 «j , P 8 I^a£JjT$j3[''jPaicfc president of the American Tree [Qoiatidh*. points dptHh^t planting trees will actually be a loi^phase of their program. There is a lot more to re- restation than ;thaf .v > "A forest work "program," he says, "Calls for much out of woodlands as one phase of fire" prevention. Forest trails must be made so that fire acreas may be reach *|d, The burned-over areas must be cleared of dead timber. rl^yeas chocked with young trees must be thinnexl to let the '^"Mft trees? grqw. So it will be seen that the planting of trees ||0ine areas will be the last thing on the program," , Man's Intricate Brain $|ffjcu_Hies faced by psychologists and brain specialists Jf etfort to-understand just Tyhat the human mind and h\ow ife;jyQrk;s.iare graphically .expressed by Prof. C. fj jfu^Json Herrick-of ttie University of Chicago. If you took all the apparatus of telepragh, telephone ami &jra<)}o in North America, says Proffessor Herrick, and com- it into a two-quart jar, you would still have an affair ilderingly intricate than the human brain. Is it any wonder that our specialists still have a great to learn about the way the mind operates? Some day, Professor Herrick, they will have a pretty clear idea the brain does its work; but it seems a safe bet that that a long way off. So They Say! What we seek is a return to a clearer understanding of truth that those who manage banks, corporations other Agencies handling other people's money are trustees P acting lor tne others.— President Franklin D. Roosevelt. VV A few years -ago anyone who had a pair of white spats «£|te(! a l&ve nest on Park avenue eould become a banker. — F. former , , T -^ praees» of cutting ^ur «e«t te fit our cloth is not yet e Easter Hunt at th eWhttc House CHAPTER "XLVin IfANET said. "Why. yes, I If "|"3dy "o£ "th"e""plciiic roT~Ti"osia ana re-| Tommy Silvani. She had had no member you. Jeff Graat introduced us one day last summer. You're Miss—" she Hesitated— »'M»sa fbalahan. Isn't U?" "•'So I made an 'Impression!** the other girl /Bald 'in mock surprise. "Yes, Dolores CalabntTs my name. I've seen .you a couple of times since but you didn't ; *ee me. Riding around in .a .big -car with : a chauffeur I- feuess you wouldn't notice anybody like me! Bat Just the same I've got something to say to you and I'm going to get It off my .chest!"-. - - '-Wby,-of;- course—"-Janet -be- gah 'but the other girl interrupted. Dolores' -dark '£yes were defiant. "What's the idea ot two-timing a swell guy like Jeff Grant?" she demanded. "I .saw you .out there with your blond boy friend! It's because Jeff's out oC town, I suppose." "What in -the -world are you talking about?" "I'm talking about you and the way you .treat Jeff Grant!" Dolores went on; "You needn't act so Innocent! Because you can't get away with it. The Calahans aren't afraid to say what they think to anybody and I'm telling you right now I think you're the limit! You're the kind ot a girl who thinks It's smart to let a fellow get crazy over her and then give him the air. You don't want Jeff but you don't want anyone else to have him either.""But—!" Dolores stopped her. "Walt n minute," she said. "I'm not going to stop until I've finished. I'm not ashamed to admit I like Jeff myself and I tried \p make him fall for me. I'm not the only one, either. I didn't have a chance and neither did any of the others. Why? Because he's so wild about you be doesn't know we're on earth. Say, if you don't want him •why can't you'lay oTf? Give somebody else a chance, can't you?" Janet was staring at her. 'Do you mean you think Jeff'is in love with me?' 8 Dolores tossed ''fier head. "I'd be blind it I couldn't see that!" "Why, I thought— " "Yeah! You thought you'd play your little game. Play around with your blond Barrymore and let a swell guy like Jeff break bis heart! There ought to be something done about dames like you. You make me sick!" "Just what," Janet asked In a strained voice, "makes you think Jeff Grant Is In love with me?" "I guess 1 saw the way he looked at you! I've seen him mooning over a picture pf you be'a got, too. Ob, don't try to play innocent—"• "But be hasn't any picture of me." "Yes. be has. A snap-shot with a couple of kids beside you. owe <M>y I heard him talking to you QO the telephone." y«tmj?»bered the §n»p- idea that he had kept one of the prints .tor himself.- , , -, /?. [ ."Listen," . .Dolores ,. ,wenji onj "I'll tell you ane'tblngT-ithe-Cala- hans play square. .1 wouldn't be a cheap .little cheater like ij'o.u; for anything in the world. You'll-g( on Just the same, I siippose. You'l break.Jeff's heprt and then '.laugh at him but at .least. : rve. had. tho satisfaction-of telling you- exactW LAURA LOU BROQKMAN b 1933. NEA SERVICE. INC hi'ffi nonay. .5turned r.-rm cc-rr to come" here with #011." "You menu—?" 1 'His. eyes qsked the question ah"d ihdrs-Vnrawei'ed;- There 'was a pause In wlfleh "the rattle of china " 'and' silverware and -'the steady hum*-of voices-beat in upon th'em. Jeff, said what 1 NIGHT, think Miss of you! -. -Good iligh-and-MiBhty Janet Hill!" Head in the air, with a quick whirl, she made her exit.t Janet turned toward the ^mirror.... Five j minutes later she was still-staring at her reflection there. I T was three days later. There was no softly lighted table with' flowers and gleaming -silver and an orchestra in the distance as there had been at Reigal's. This table stood in the bright midday glare of a window in a chain restaurant. Outside the sun was streaming down and the Saturday crowd filled the sidewalk. Jeff Grant said to the girl who sat facing him. "This is a flue place to stage a party!" "But I like it!" Janet told him. "The food's good and I always have liked to come here." !'Wcll, it's o. k. with me if it suits you." He turned quickly as a waitress bearing a heavily loaded tray barely dodged hia arm. "Looks as though everyone) In Lancaster were eating here today." "That's one think I like about it. I miss seeing crowds." Jeff laughed. "Crowds! Say, I've seen all the crowds I want for a while! New York was a nightmare. All right, I suppose, .if you're used to it but, believe me, I was glad to get buck to Lancaster." Janet smiled, "Jeff," she said, "do you think it's hard for a young man to get a chance in business nowadays?" "That's a funny question to ask. You mean a Job'i" "No, not a job. I mean a chance to get ahead. To show what lie can do after be gets the Job." "If a fellow's smart enough to make use ot the chances that come his way he doesn't have to worry I guess. There are plenty of chances—seeing them and making the most ot them is what takes the brains. What in the dickens made you think of that?" "Oh—just something. I've got another funny question to ask, too. Will you tell me the truth?" "Maybe, Have to hear what it Is first." The girl's eyes met his directly. "Will you tell me," Janet said slowly, "why you gave that purse we bought to Dolores Calahan?" A dark flush rose slowly in Jeff's cheeks. "Had to get rid ot it," he said. "You didn't want it." "Then you didn't buy it—because you were in love with her?" "In love with Dolores?" he asked, astonished. "Say, for Lord sake—" The words were In sharp laughter. "Not in a hundred thousand years! Say, that's the craziest one yet. What's this all about, Janet?" She wasn't looking at him. "I just thought you were, that's all," she said. "But why on earth—?'* v'j * » * .CHE met his eyes again. "Betty ^ Carlyle is divorcing Holt," she said. "She's in Reno BOW. I—I thought maybe you'd like (o know hi asked we to. go to lunch with or. npt. • There's a lot t l don't seem 't'o .irn deTsta;h d and I've 1 -got to get lit straight/ Come on, Janet! 1 talk to you'."" ' • • • , Jef£—!" ; ' '. , ' : '"'' f 'Ctme -on," ' : h'e : - sdl'd'. -"There 'Isn't -a nromont to- lose." "But we- haven't finished luhclv." His gesture, was magnificent. "Lunclves can wait!" lie said.- i "This-.ia-important!" He steered! '4ier through the narrow aisle to-, ward the door, On the sidewalk outside he signalled a cab. "But where are you going?" Janet asked. "You'll see." They stepped Inside the cab. "J.ust head for the park," Jeff told the driver. "And keep going." The cab started oft with a jolt. Quite naturally Jeff's arm slipped about the girl's waist. -Quite naturally Ma cheek brushed the velvet softness of hers. "Janet," he said huskily, "-haven't you known you're the only girl in the world I care about? There never has been any other. Didn't you know it was you and nobody -else but you all the time?" •» » » TTEH eyes were pools of happi- •*••••. ness. "I—I thought it was Dolores," she told him. "And 1 thought I loved Itolf but I found out 1 didn't. I've never really loved him. It was tho person I thought he was that I cared about. Hole wasn't like that really." "You're sure, dear?" "Sure!" "Oh, you darling!" His arms tightened about her. "Janet, you're so sweet. So-t-so wonderful!" His lips found .hers and all at ,once the world became miraculous and breathless and beautiful. The miracle ot Jeff's arms and Jeff's kisses. The miracle of the girl and the Intoxicating sweetness o£ her. The miracle oC youth and love and two hearts beating against each other. There were kisses on her eyelids now, her cheeks, her hair. "How soon will you marry me!" Jeff demanded. "This afternoon?" She laughed. "I've promised to stay with Mrs. Curtis until Betty comes home. It couldn't be before that." ' "When is she coming?" 'f!•••!•'.«'• "A week from Tuesday." "Then that's our wedding day! I'm only making 550 u week and we won't have much but we'll get along. In another year I can get another raise. And I'm going to do everything in the world to make you happy. I've got $500 in the bank—" "Five hundred dollars! Ob, Jeff, we'll be rich!" "I will." he said. "With you I'd be rich if I didn't have a cent. Oh, Janet, didn't you know all along—?" He stopped suddenly. "There's something I forgot," be added. "What?" "Something important. I forgot to say, Janet, I love you. More than anything or everything in the world! 1 love you, darling. I love you!" Her cheek was against hia. She put 0 band up and drew bis face closer. "And I love you." sbe said. "Oh, Jeff, tell me again!" He told ber lo a manner completely convincing. BY ftttUCP CATTON Unless yotif knowledge is more'ex- tensive than that of your reviewer, the nnme of Cabeza tie Vaca 'means absolutely nothing to you. But it seems that he was n valiant conquistador of old 'Spain, he was the first man to cross the North American continent from Atlantic to,Pacific, nnd his life story makes one of the grandest adventure tales in existence. Morris -Bishop tells that story in "The Odyssey of Cnbeza dc Vaca." De Vaca came to the new world, ns tho otherr '"'1, to'find gold. He was executive officer for Narvncz on a trip into Florida, where a golden city was reputed to ba hidden in the wilderness. The explorers found no gold and (lie expedition dissolved. A handful of survivors. Including de Vaca, crept along the seacoast all the way to the present site of Galvcston, Texas. There they were captured by Indians; and after many years of unimaginable hardships, de Vaca and two companions tramped across Mexico to the Pacific, reached a Spanish fcttlement. and got back to civilization. All in all. their trip was one of the most astounding in all history. De VaCa fell on evil days, after Hint, He led an expedition to South America, founded the city of Asuncion, sought gold in the terrible Gran Chaco; but he had the quaint notion that: the Indians ought to be treated with decent knicllincss, and his turbulent' followers deposed him. sent him; back to Spain in chains and caused him to end his days in poverty and disgrace. Published by the Century Co., "The Odyrsey of Cabeza de Vnca" is priced at S3. 15-Year Sentence Upheld for Means Lose? Appeal on Fraud in Lindbergh Kidnap- ing Case WASHINGTON-(/P)-The District of Columbia court of appeals Monday affirmed n .sentence of 15 years imposed upon Gn.ston B. Moans, charged with stealing $104.0(10 from Mrs, Evelyn McLean on the pretext that he cculd effect the return of tho Icitl- niipt'd 'Lindbergh baby: ! Sweet Home Bro. Arnold of Prescotl filled his regular appointment here Sunday. Special Easter service was, rendered Sunday evening. '.Mrs." J.', A. "Husky spoilt a fijW; duy,s, this'Week in Prescott ns 1 guest"cf her daughter, Mrs. Robert Peachy. Mrs. Ethel Stone after spending several pleasant days here with her mother and'Other-relative;!- and friends'has. returne dto State Sanatorium, Ark,, for further medical treatment. Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Hendrix were pleasant visitors in the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. L'. McDougald, Sunday afternoon. . • . . Mrs. James. Carman nnd daughter, Oclel, were calling on friends Sunday afternoon. Miss Mary Morton spent the week end with friends in Prescott. Mrs, Willie Whileside of Mt. Ida, Ark., is here on a visit. Sunday she motored to Arkadolphia accompanied by her mother, Mrs. Minnie Hendrix ;ind her sister. Mrs. Clifford Huskey, to visit Mrs. Howard Hendrix of California, who has arrived there to visit parents. Mr. and Mrs. Chester Ynrberry are the prcud parents of a fine son. born the IHh. Mrs. Ecld Loe had her Sunday school class as dinner guests Sunday and in the afternoon siie entertained With an Easter egg hunt. Mr. and Mrs. Horace Huskey and wife spent Sunday afternoon with Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Huskey and family. Mrs. Vera Phillips and small children are making an extended visit in Texas. Mr. and Mrs, Gentry Campbell spent Sunday in the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Campbell. Miss Gertrude Delaney is visiting relatives in Delight. Several from here attended the singing at Pleasant Hill Sunday afternoon. Mrs. Oscar Montgomery has been confined lo her room several days v/ah a light attack of flu. THE BOBCAT VOLUME til NUMBER XXttt Rowe Is Lost to Hope Track Team Out With Bad Ankle-District Meet Is Due Saturday By Billy Wlmiicrly Hope will entoT the district 'track meet next Saturday, with a missing cog in its track tenm. This cog is our own "Tigor" Howe. •• , ' "Tiger" hurt his ; ankle two weeks ago and the doctors advised him not to go out for .track nny more this year. ! Of course, this will handicap Hope,. but Conch Jones has this bunch of fighting men to put in the events: the veterans Turner, Schooley, Coop, Jones and Smith. :j Among the newcomers he will have Harper, "Tootsie"-Cargilo, Dolan Cargile, Hcndrix Spraggins, nnd Lane Taylor. Turner will be used in the | relays, hurdles ,ancl broad jump.; Schooley will be used in the dashes, [.••hot put. and dii-ctis; Kchooley hns not been beaten in the shot this year. He is following in the footsteps of his! brother to set 11 new state record., Spraggins and Jones will be used in the s-hot and discuss. They should ; win the discuss with ease. Willis Smith will run-in the relays and high jump. Coop will be used'in, the 220 j yard dash and the relays. The new men who have showed up welt are "Toots" Cargilc who will be entered in the hurdles nnd dashes. Lane Taylor will be entered in the mile-run and the pole vault. .Harper is a relay man. Dolnn Cargile ,is ,a distance runner. . , Our team was hurt this year by the loss of the veterans Witt nnd Ycarger. Other'men who have had track experience ami didn't report have weakened the team also. Conch Jones has instilled in his men fne "never give up" tpirit and a co-opcrntion that is outstanding among high school students. Published Every Tuesday by the Students of Hope Hifih School. EdItor-ln-Chlef Assistant Editor . Business Mgr. - .. fctnne Frit* Frances 1 Ellen Lou Bo EDITORIAL ' We can study Chaucer, we can rend Shakespeare's plays, we tan be drilled In grammar. and when It comes W an examination every answer wim "In sub> sinned, be the s'nme. And H is perfectly right that it should be so, because there is usually one nnd only one correct answer. But that' 'sort of Work reveals no real character, none of the inner workings of the brains of individuals. 'It lakes of iglnnl work to draw these things out. '.The short stories the Senior Clots 'wrote last week were nn excellent example of this; In almost evory 'InstnTJoevaVBry subject and character of the story was exactly what one would expect from the Individual who '-wrote it.' t-he boys who enjoy athletics wrote 'Stories bated on that subject; those who are mechanics and engineers «t • heart wrote of mechanics. Girls with n domestic turn of mind based thoir.slcrles on their ideal homes; the pESShtriSfs wrote 'tragedies: those who -think of life in terms of romance write life as romances; 'the lovers of 'mystery wrote detective or ghost stories, and so forth, •each story being us individualistic antl diforent as thc> persons who wrote it. Bodcaw No. 1 Gazette Sports -Man Visits Journalists Sports reporter Privett, of the Arkansas Gazette, visited the Journalism class of Miss Martha Jean Winbuhv M<»nt|ay. He. had^ come. to f Hppe; to. get information concerning the base ball game between Hope nnd Little {tock, Sunday. Remaining in the city \yith a friend, he had visited the High school and the Journalism 'class. The Arkansas Gazette is the paper studied by the class, and many sv'erc very anxious, to .loarn of its stuff, officers and methods of obtaining news. , ' '- • 1 • ' ; — ' j : " Who'" Vi'hV'iii 9A •"•">! Most handj-omc. boy—Vasco _ Bright. Pre'ltiesl girl—MargnreV Atkins. Most popular boy—Albert Jewell. Most popular 'girl—Sarah 'Lu Ledbetter. . ' ' , Wittiest boy—Kent Light. Wittiest girl—Lenz Evans. Most attractive girl—-Metha Akin. Most attractive boy—Kent Light. Most studious boy—McRae Lemley. Most studious girl—Sarah Lu Lecl- bettcr. Cutest boy—Jack Hervey. Cutest girl—Lorcne Green. Honor Society Holds Its Picnic Tuesday The National Honor Society will hold its annual picnic at Dyke's Springs this year. The following will meet at the Methodist church at G:30 Tuesday night: Luther Hollamon, Lane Taylor, Victor Cobb, Mozelle Lewis, Lois Dodson, Helen King Cannon, Ruby Owen, Ellen Lou Bowllen, Robert Porter, Carl Schooley, Carl Greene, Marjorie Higgason, Marilyn- Ward Clyde Browning, Mary Delia Carrigan and Harriett Fritchord. Also the Senior High school teachers have been inviteel to go with the students. Cast Announced for Senior Way ' '* The Prince Chap" i hearsal for Presentation May 12 •Miss Martha Virginia Stuart, who will direct the 'senior play, "The Prince Chap," announced the cast Monday. Try-ou1s were held Thursday anil Friday. Flay practice 1 will begin Tuesday night and the play will be presented Muy 12. The cast is: William Peyton Claudia .............. Jack Rodney .. YnddOr ..... ........ Fritz"'.?. ..: ..... : ..... Mrs. Arrington Phoebe 'Puckers Alice Travel's Marcus Runion Donald Moore Helen King Cannon .... :r L;HII< Taylor Curl Schooley ... Elhelbt-rt Eason Marilyn'Ward Lois Dodson .. Harriet F'.-it,chnrtl Wiilis'iJmith Journalism Club is •Host to it \ ' "Wodncsdny night ut ' 7:30 "(hc/J/ojur- nali.em ,club entertained tl.ie, 'Jo'urrini- ism class will) n' picnic ' uf^'CruJJoh- field's Lake. The |j;irly w;it! accompanied by' Mius'Idii M:i<.< Cur.no'n and Mr. Milburn and broke up at alibut D o'clock. Bull-Frog Appears in School Lily 'Pp.nd . - - * There's a bull-frog in the pool" — and perhaps no other frog hns received such widespread popularity From the moment he was placed the lily pond he caused more excitement than the circus did. But he remains indiferent and to all the praise that is bestowed upon him he gives a disdainful stare. He in a china frog. Donald M.: Goodness, Robert! where did you get that lighted red lantern? Robert M.: "1 picked it up. Some careless person left it out there by that hole in the road. SENIOR CALENDAR May 10-11 Muy 12 .... May 14:.., "May 1C May 17. Senior Examinations Presentation of "The Prince Chap" .Baccalaureate Service G'iher Examinations Junior-Senior Banquet May 18 Commencement Exercises SIDE GLANCES By George Clark i r f ,v ; f^ v^r , HOPE STAR AND tiAfkY PKE38, MOPE, ARKANSAS TELEPHONE 321 \ f Bro. T. L. Epton filled his regular i.ppointmcut at this place Saturday night and Sunday and Sunday night and preached three fine sermons. Quite ri few of the people of this community attended the Easter singing at Corinth 'Sunday and reported a fine singing. Miss Eliie Lee Mullins has returned to her home near Columbus after spending last weelt with her grand j parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. N. Mullins. Mis. D. B. Russell and children of Hope spent Sunday night with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Fuller and attended church at this place. Mr. Garland Mullins and little son Douglas spent Sunday afternoon with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. N. Mullins,. •Mr. and Mrs. Horace Fuller spent Saturday niyht and Sunday with her t parents:. Mr. and Mrs. Will Munn of Bodeaw No. 2. R, P. Fuller and son, Otis, made a business trip to Prescott Monday. Miss Marie Mullins is spending this •week with her brother Garland Mullins and family of ?Iope. Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Fuller and children spent Sunday afternoon with Mi- .and Mrs. G. E. Fuller and family and the children enjoyed a little Easter egg hunt. Quite a few of the ladies of thiu community and Bodeaw No. 2 enjoyed a fox rocs Tuesday night as the men turned the fox loose m the woods and jnvited the ladies to tee and hear the cljos'e. it ytHir nose 19 close to the grindstone i, Tdugh Juki you hold it down there Ions " ! enough, In time you'll say there Is no such • (hint Ail brooks that babble, pr birds that sing; T1ie$e three will all your world com' pose- Just you— the stone— and your old Yet buds do blossom, and lanes arc And Woods do lure with an ardor ; town, And leaves are rustling nnd skies arc there, No nutter whether you see or care; And how can they come, do you sup';'..' pose, To you nnd the stone, and your poor old norc? If to go nnd sock them yotl still refuse, It doesn't hurt them—It's you that lose. For the zephyrs whisper and lovers sigh. What ever you doubt, dlncln!m, dcnyl And tho world's a rhyme—while you're but prose— Yes, you, and the stone, and your poor old nose.—Tony's Scrap Book. Miss Wyble Wlmberly of the commercial department of the Alexandria, LH., high school spent the week end visiting With her parents, Mr. and MI-S.V. W, e Wimberly. Miss Wimbcrly had as guests' for the week end, Miss Myrtis Shaw, Fred Francis, and Bcn- nlcDbprco, all of Alexandria. dtttnon ^Pilolnh Misses Frances Patterson, Joy O'Neill and Frances Cannon of Hcnd. State Teachers college, Arka- spcnt the week end visit- Ing with home-folks. Mr. nnd Mrs. W. N. Alexander nnd son William, were Easter guests of Mi;, and Mrs. Hay Pcloubct in Camden. Itobort O'Neill of the Magnolia A. Jk'M. college spent the week end with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jiminic O'Neill. Dr. and Mrs. John W. Sykcs of C6rpus Christie, Texas, and Mrs. Mcadc Griffin and little daughter, of Plainvicw, Texas, arrived Tuesday for a visit with Mr. and Mrs. D. M. Fin- Icy, . Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Luster and baby Donald, were Easter guests of friends and relatives in Shrcvcport, La. . The Bay View Reading club will meet Wednesday afternoon at the •home of Mrs. Arch Moore .on West Avenue C, with Mrs. W. P. Agcc, Jr., ; Vi^ ! leader. Study -subject, James -Buchanan, noil call responses, inventions, progress and prominent men of that period. Circle No. 5 of the Womnns Missionary Society of First Baptist church held their April meeting on Monday afternoon at the home of Mrs. A. T. •ewcll on North McRac street, with Mrs. Fred Lnsater and Mrs. Ira Yocom as associate hostesses. The business .jriod was conducted by the leader, rfrs. Hiigh Smith, followed by the DC. voliomil based on the 2nd chapter of John by Mrs. Wallace Hogcrs. The program subject for the afternoon was, "Miracles of the World in Other Lands," and was in charge of Mrs. A; B. Spraggins, assisted by Mrs. Franklin Horton, Mrs. Alton Honeycult, Mrs. Jo Colcman, Mrs. Vcrnon Gunn, Mrs. A. D. Brannan, Mrs, Jesse Brown, Mrs. Hugh Smith and Mrs. Mouscr. During the social hour, the hosts served u delicious salad course to 30 members. Miss Mary Cook left Tuesday morning for u visit with friends and relatives in Hot Springs. o The Womans Christian Temperance Union will hold their April meeting on Thursday afternoon at 3 o'clock at the home of Mrs. J. L. Cannon on South Pine street. With Mis. D. U. Thompson us joint hostess. S. L. Reed, Miss Zenobla Rccd, Mrs. «i ( .W. H. Hutchinson and Mrs. A. M. Key were Mondny visitors in Tcxarknnn, > Circle No. 1 of the W. M. S. of the First Baptist church held n most interesting meeting on Monday afternoon at the home of Mrs. J. H. Walker on East Second street with 12 members responding to the roll call, A most Inspinng devotional was giv. en by Rev, Wallace R. Rogers. Mrs. John Shiver assisted by Mrs. D. H. Lipscomb, Mrs. W. B. Mason, Mrs. R. M. Jones, Mrs. Will Ridgdill, Mrs. Tom Drake and Mrs. Brumltt. presented a program on "Miriclcs of the World In Other Lands." Delicious strawberry short cnke was served during the social hour. Mr. and Mrs. Courtney White, who are traveling in the ItncrcKt of Arkansas college, Batcsvillc, arc spending a few days with Mm J. L. White and other relatives. After a week end visit with friends and relatives In the city, John Dawson has returned to his home in Camden. was a member of Bismarck's sturcnt corps, end joined heartily in the student life, unbending his naturally aristocratic disposition as never again. So pronounced Was John Picrpont's talent for mathematics that his old Goettingcn professor, feted during a New York visit by his old scholars in after years when Morgan was a financial titan, pathetically regretted that Morgan had not continued his studies. "If you hnd stayed," the professor Germany Nay Be Denied Olympiad Anti-Jewish Campaign Likely to Cost Her International Event BALTIMORE.— (XP) —The opinion that Hitler's anti-Jewish campaign may ,_ , . bring a shift of the 1936 Olympic games Morgan was.not aware of tho con- speculated humorlessly, "you might have become my assitant, and perhaps at my death even succeeded me os professor." Panic of 1857 Just as the panic of 1857 broke, Junius sent John Picrpont back to America to take a clerkship with Duncan, Sherman and Co., the American correspondents of Pcabody. There John Picrpont learned bookkeeping thoroughly, and saw the havoc of a panic. He never forgot either. Duncan, 'Sherman and Co., faded out in the panic of 1857, and a new firm of Diibucy, Morgan and Co., took its place. France was an empire then, Germany a motley array of small states, America's great west crossed only by prairie-schooner. The new firm was moderately successful in foreign exchange and the sale of securities. In 1861, when north and south were coming to grips, came a nasty little deal which was repeatedly thrown in J.-P. Morgan's face the rest of his life. Two men bought 5000 condemned carbines from the government for $3.50 each, and immediately resold them for $22 each to General Fremont for his Western Army. Tile carbines were useless and dangerous, and lawsuits resulted. It developed that Morgan's money had been used by the speculators in swinging the deal. It is likely that from Germany was expressed by Avery Brundagc. president of the American Olympic Committee, in a letter received here. Writing to K. A. Miller, managing editor of the Jewish Tunes, a Baltimore publication, Brundagc said it was his "personal, but unofficial 'opinion" that the games "will not be held in any country where thprc will be interference with the fundamental Olympic theory of equality of all races." Berlin has been scllcted as the site for the eleventh Olympiad. Personal Mention Pete Helms has purchased Eagle's grocery and service station, which has been operated by J. A. Eagle for the past several years. The store is located on South Main street. Bryan. Sharp of Marshall, Texa.s has accepted a position Sri the shoe department of thc'Cu'cHc:} Specially Shop in this city. ' MORGAN MONEY (Continued from Page'thic) id- OY "f» scnvicg. me.Rtg.u. s. PAT. orr. NOW More deadly Hum Jungle beasts! A Human Monster. He Hotted Wholesale Death Out of Jealousy. "MURDERS in the ZOO" CHARLIE RUCOLES MONIL AT Wilt T -JOHN IOJOI- GAIL PATRICK for u thrill and real cute rtaininent w c recommend this program! -SHGKTS- Boswcll Sisters 'Sleepy Time Down South' 'Seunett Comedy "Too Many Highballs" temptlblc nature of the transaction. During the war, however, Morgan indulged in speculation in gold and other commodities in a loose manner totally out of key with his later operations. He was still a beginner at the money game. Conies to Aid of U. S. In 1871, when J. P. Morgan was 34, he formed an alliance with the Drcxels of Philadelphia. With his close ticup lo his father's firm in London, now become J. S. Morgan and Co., and in "close touch with British sources of capital, the way was clear for expansion. The failure of Jay_ Cookc and Co., financiers of the 'Civil War, left Drexcl, Morgan and Co., the natural firrn to refund the government's immense war debt. They did it successfully, and beyond cjucstion helped greatly in restoring American credit,, public and private, in Europe, where tor 40 years it had been mistrusted, with reason. Tho House of Morgan stood at the threshold of the period when America was to become great. It was preporcd to take full advantage of a golden opportunity. NEXT: The House of Morgan grows great with the railroads, and rescues the government's crisis. own credit In a Mrs. J. A. Warren Dies at Magnolia Born in Columbia County, Daughter of Mrs. R. T. Jackson, Hope Mrs. J. A. Warren, 48, daughter of Mrs. R. T. Jackson of this city, died Monday at her home in Magnolia, relatives ill id friends learned here. Mrs. Warren was born and readed in Columbia county. She'is survived by her husband, two daughters, Mi^cs Naditic and Roberta Wurren of Magnolia; four sons, Curtis of Watertown, Ohio.; Tisdalc, Swect- watci-, Texas; Augustus and Lyiui Jcmi Warren, Magnolia. Her mother, Mrs. R. T. Jackson of Mope, nnd four sisters, Mrs. Marshall Moody mid Mrs. A. R. Whitlow of Hope; Mrs. Eva D. Taylor of Tcxar- kiAia and Mrs. L. B. Martin of West Memphis. Funeral services will be held from the Central Baptist church in Magnolia at 10 o'clock Wednesday morning. Nix Taken to Spa for Burial Tuesday Porter Reed Denies Attempt to Eacape—-Excit- ed, He Tell. Pol ce The body of Alpha Nix, 38-year-old farmer and garage owner, who died Monday from injuries sustained in an automobile accident Saturday night, was taken to Hot Springs early Tuesday In a Hope Furniture Company ambulance for funeral and burial services Tuesday afternoon. Night Officer Sam Kennedy, who received a broken left leg in the accident, remained in Josephine hospital Tuesday. Porter Heed, driver of the automobile in which Nix was riding, has been released from jail under a $300 bond. Four charges were brought against Reed, all growing out of the fatal car wreck. Although charged with failing to stop after the accident, Reed said Tuesday that he made no attempt to elude officers following the accident. Excited, Reed said he parked the automobile near Oliver's Lunch Stand and walked around the block before returning to the scene of the accident. Nix is survived by his widow, a small daughter, Virginia Lee, his mother, Mrs. J. M. Nix of Hot Springs; two sisters. Miss Dove Nix of Hot Springs; and Mrs. Edith Stewart of Hope; three brothers, Booker M. and Jeff D. Nix of Hope, and Jas. H. Nix of Wheeler, Ark. HOPEJVT. A. (Continued from page one) Hinton 'Sunday School 13,760 Julia Chester Hospital : 11,450 Catholic Church : 9,800: First Methodist Church "7,805 Henry Verger School 4,095 Mount Zion Church ...-. *4,070 Washington P.-T. A.' *3,685 Christian Church 2,475 Presbyterian Church *2,320 B. & P. W. Club "1,200 (* Denotes organizations which will be dropped if no votes are turned in before next Monday. Several special offers arc to be made this week and next, which will enable clubs with a small number of votes to catch up with the others, if their organization is in a position to take advantage of the offers made. One of these offers will consist of a Registration day, Twenty-five votes will be give ncach person who registers at the firm announcing the event. Any one or more of the clubs can get their membership or their friends out, visit this place of business, and get 25 free voles. for each person registering. No one individual can register but one time, however. The contest closes May 20th. Five more weeks of active work and spmc organization will have $100 in cash. All others participating will have some cash for their endeavors. If you would help your favorite organization, be sure to get Prosperity Club Votes with all your cash purchases, or with all payment of past due accounts. Current accounts arc not entitled to votes, due to bookkeeping costs. You get 25 votes with each 25 cents spent with Prosperity Club members. HEMPSTEAD TAXES (Continued from page one) Morgan, Colonial Imllan- ancestor of the House of Morgan . . . us lie Is porlrayril by H statue in his memory at Spring-, field, [Mass. it was Ihe day of the "merchant prince." The banker as wo know him today did not exist; the stock promoter was u peddler; boys turned their eyes in youth to the great merchants in whom was concentrated the wealth of the day, whose capital stood piled upon the shelves in bolts of cloth. The Kuhn-Loeb, Sell groan, even the Rothschild fortunes were built in dry-goods. H was 183G, and, established as a rising merchant, Junius Morgan mar- riecV Juliet Picrpont, daughter of a zealous army chaplain, preacher and poet, veteran of a dozen crusades for social justice. In the little brick house where they set up housekeeping, a son was born in 1837, John l-'icr- pont Morgan. Ulbc of Hanker Junius, whose abilities were esteemed, rose rapidly. He was soon offered a partncrehip with George Peabody, banker, who was rapidly becoming the representative in Europe of American enterprise, selling the securities there which brought British and continental capital over the sea to develop America. The Morgans went to London when John Picrpont was 17. He studied at Goettingcn in Germany, as was the fashion then, and showed pronounced talent for mathematics. He Columbus School Play for Friday "Listen to George" to Be Given at High School There at 8 P. M, How Tax Dollar Distributed The 1932 report of the state Tax Commission contained the following tabulation showing the ' distribution cf each dollar collected from general property taxes: State sinking fund, .537 cents. State charity fund, 3.215 cents. S'tatc pension fund, 5.357 cents. Total for state purposes other than education, 9.109 cents. Cdunty road fund, 8.850 cent;;. County general fund, 14.750 cents. Total for county purposes, 23.600 cents. Slate educational institutions, 5.142 cent;;. State aid to comino nschools, 9.052 cents. Local school districts, 53.097 cents. Total for educational purposes, 67.291 cents. Total for all purposes, 100.000 cents. Klse During Long Period Shown The total assessed valuation in 1874 the year .the present constitution was adopted, was only 591,746.020, records in the Corporation Commission office show. It did out exceed $100,000,000 until 1883, when it jumped from $94,081,027 in 1882 to $126,826,392. Valuation inccrascd ticadily to $201,908,783 in 1900, and to $302,181,563 in 19116. In 1911 assessments had reached $425,478,614 and had increased to" $450.091,234 in 1916, which was several million dollars lower than valuations any year since that date. Trie wartime inflation was reflected in 1917 assessments when the total valuation reached $524,378, 960. NEXT WEEK ; . , . , Sen4 us Ualf of Your Bundle .... !! M JU.JMl INS Steel Business Is Best in Over Year Taylor Show* Operations Have Riften to 21 % of Capacity HOBOKEN, N. JV-OP)— ' Bi ~ Monday sounded its first real note of optimism of the past year or more. Myron ^C .Taylor, chairman of the United - States Steel Corporation, at the annual stockholders' meeting, disclosed that company operations were nt 21 per cent of rate capacity this week, the highest sinct March, last year. The shareholders u n a n i m o usly adopted a resolution supporting President Roosevelt's economic program and Mr. Taylor declared: "We have always supported the presidents of bur country, but I glad- dly put this resolution because I feel with you that we arc on Ihe road to better things." Some 200 shareholders attended today's meeting. All the retiring directors were reelected. Baccalaureate Is Given by Rogers Hope Baptist Minister Makes Address at Rocky Mound School Using as his subject, "The Bigness of Being Little," the Rev. Wallace R. Rogers, pastor of the First Baptist church of this city, delivered the baccalaureate to the graduating class of Rocky Mound High School Sunday afternoon at Rocky Mound. A quartet, Arthur Erwin, George Kclih, Clatide Taylor and E. E. Daniels, all of this city, appeared on the program. A large crowd turned out For the exercises. Evangelist Will Appear at Baptist Rev. B. B. Grimm Opening Campaign in Hope Thursday Night The Rev. B. B. Grimm, the Cowboy Evangelist, will begin a campaign in Hope Thursday night at 7:30. Mr. Grimm is one of the best known evangelists in the South, and for eighteen years has been bringing his messages in his own way to the people. Marian M. Powell, the singer in the evangelistic party, is well known in Hope, having been here with the Wcinland parly two years ago. Alexander Bain, pianist for the party, will act as personal secretary to Mr. Grimm. The first two services will be in the First Baptist church on Thursday and Friday in order that the tabernacle may be completed on the Parker lot on Elm and Sixth streets. Mr. Grimm's advance man will be here on Tuesday and start work on the tabernacle. The campaign is not a denomination- Veteran Teacher Fatally Stricken Joe J, Roberts, 52, of Hempstead Schools, Dies in Texarkana Stricken by a heart attack while talking to a friend on a downtown street, Joe J. Roberts, 52, for 29 years Instructor in Hempstead county schools, dropped dead Monday afternoon in Texarkana. Roberts paused in the midst of h' s conversation, gasped momentarily and then fell to the sidewalk. He was pronounced dead when taken to a hospital in an ambulance. J. W. Wyche, of Texarkana, rushed to Roberts as he fell, but he never regained consciousness. Roberts apparently had seemed in good spirits a few minutes before while talking to him in his store, Wychc said. Roberts had been n resident of Tex- aritana for 'nearly two years. He moved there from Hope. He was employed by the federal government in transporting airmail from the terminal to the municipal airport Roberts is well known all over Hempstead county, having taught school in various sections of the county. At one time he was appointed county school examiner. • He is survived by his widow; one son, Harrel; one daughter, Mrs. lola Elkins; three brothers, Henry, Corlis, and Lester Roberts. • Four sisters, Mrs. lone Webb, Mrs. Louise Garrett, Mrs. Willie Recce, and Mrs. Susie Shelton, all of Hope and Camden; his mother, Mrs. Josie Roberts; and four grandchildren. west of this city, dfed in his «U«p .v his home late Monday night, H was learned here Tuesday. Surviving are his widow, two daughters, Miss Bessie Griffin, of the Bright Star community, and Mrs. Tom Graves of Washington. Funeral arrangements were incomplete Tuesday, Mr. Griffin moved with his family to Hempstead county nearly two years ago from Tejtaa. Newark, N. J., airport is said to bo the busiest in the world. Nearly 500 passengers arrive and depart daily. FOR SALK: New J timtMA T%iBiiti.tatf MtA nomc. uouDic gn of ktri. ItaMA fdfi move into pattonage. T*i ed. Rev. John' G. ReOoY'i NOTICE Call Robison Grocery quality and service. PhOrt* & Washington. 'Vj / want my telephony put back, pleas sW*T-' al one, and is not sponsored by any local church, but it is in the interest fo all churches to reach people who are not reached by the churches. Poster cards have been distributed over Hope, Washington and other adjoining communities and the plan is to have representation from all the places. The tabernacle will seat three thousand people and will be in place for the service on 'Sunday night. J. Griffin, Fanner, Dies atAge of 72 Surivived by Widow, 2 Daughters, of Bright Star Community Jess Griffin, 72, farmer living on the | Hope-Columbus road, 2 miles north- JUST RECEIVED— a new shipment of, Max Factor Cosmetics 8 shades of powder for summer. Get a personal analysis of your complexion free. Extending Our Easter Special on Permancnts a few more days. Prosperity Club Votes Marinello Beauty Shop Phone 39 Mrs. B. C. Lewis %f^F^ ^^>f$l .day.passcs but ^^-^^^^^ that some person who ' t .. r* ' f ^ j"*^ 1 gave up his telephone service in recent month*^ orders it restored. In many cases, peoplefecLtKlt^ it is false economy to be without a telephone . . . that the small cost of the service is repaid! nuny times each month in convenience, in thn«3 and actually in money saved. Some miss the close and personal contact withpj friends that telephone service makes possibleM Others mention the loss of many pleasant, Jnf|f promptu social "get-togethers" when thtij^ friends are unable to reach them by telephone^ ><%? It is all true . . . what these customer friendi of ours say. Telephone service costs so Iittlef«n1i|j its value is so great that in most instancesjitk really doesn't pay to try to do without itv*V"l U you arc missing your telephone ... juit g in touch with our business office. We'll"•cn^'^t man out with a telephone in a hurry. v SOUTHWESTERN BELT, TELEPHONE COMPANY '" ^ >rm In every corner of the world, both here And overseas, wherever you find joy in life, 'ti§ ilwtys "Luckies Plejse" I V x * „ "i" ="•-•<•*...*• "Lislpn to George," is the title of a play to bn presented by Columbus High Si-lmnl students Fridav night i'l the auditorium of the Columbus school. 'Die play will start promptly at 8 o'clock. Characters in the play arc: William TompUiiis, a hard-pressed father—11. C. Hipp. Clifford Tonipluns. a student of psychology—Leo Uosenbaum. Harold Caldwell, always in the way Johnnie Thompson. Sidney Duinmel, a wealthy bachelor —Carl Hicks. George Washington Brown, a trifler with the truth—Otis Blackwood. Sergeant O'Conner, of the police- Charlie Griffin. Mary Tompkins, a distracted mother—Jaunita Calhouu. Gladys, the eldest daughter—Flora Blackwood. Bessie, r.nother daughter — Ruth Clendinin. Caroline, another daughter—Sally Jones. Marie, the new French muid—Hazel Blackwood. There are 1700 species of lizards in Vivian Laramie, an actress-Lorena' the world. Only two of these are Darnall I P° |s °nous ana are found only in. Mex- lico and the United States. Valuations 1932 were: 1918 1911) 1920 1921 1922 J923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930 1931 1932 by years from 1918 to $553.485.082 588.161,065 612,426,081 589.751,692 575,074,696 605,081.738 599,341.016 604,832,174 614,383,1.").'! . 613,476,397 . 604,453.2« . 624,324,850 . 608,238.521 . 554,834,984 . 471.469,866 Volcano "smoke" is merely condensing steam and the "flames" arc really the glowing light of molten material reflected on these vapour clouds. A good-sized, healthy elephant in I The tautara of New Zealand is re- the Philadelphia zoological gardei^s puted to be the parent of all lizards, has a doily ration, of JOO pounds of T( *•=» K°«r, ^oiio^t »»h» iimnw fnssil. 1 ' fcsy,49 *WrtS ?| t WMShf4 V?|- has been called "the living fossil. ,yea wjdpw* of toe way 9! IM? art Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Two qualities that can't be copied.,. character and mildness Judge your cigarettes on just two points... Character and Mildness .. .We'll rest our case on that. Folks like Luckies be* cause they have the Character, of the world's finest tobaccos, 6rmly rolled into pne delicious, balanced L Wend...full weight of Ipng, silken, flavorful strands, And how you'll appreciate Lucky Strike's true MiW* ness, brought about fey accurate, patient science^ "It's toasted". That e*W« benefit which only Lucky Strike affords! For thesje twp reasons - Character

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