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l£$s *' -4s * it's _ HER MA lit i ot carrots puts within „ ^.•ery family those food fitch, the e'sseHt&l ib growth, flgor* Strong mtisetes, red ! teeth, firm flesh, straight • hair and clear skin are hen vitamins and miner- nt iri the* diet And since •ibUte Vitamins and min- erous^y, we've been told ions, carrots are the most d'jitirffiefsi They rank h in Jran content. Two complexions and **j B A Is" fbtiml in carrots. This ^ts'in the list of foods with t^tfil, butter fat, egg yolk and »-1»t green Vegetables. ^n the most benefit from the JfaL'ds a beautifier, it should be M* 1 .,. tten there is no less of " *<$S ,smd C. Both these vita- ire« somewhat affected by care- ..Jokitsg and there is apt to be jfii ittinerats. At this time of. year. •** are at their best, tender and $6*USe them "au naturelle" in fray possible. itLstraws add a pleasant con- rj color to a tray of relishes. raw* carrot is good in any veg- ... salad and some fruit salads, •of'carrot filled with highly sea- crenm cheese make attractive appetizers. $$t '^Tomorrow's Menu si; Orange juice, cereal, ical mush, maple syrup, ifee. <epn: Beet soup, toasted dwlchcs, pineapple- and „ ... - WIFE IVES ME FITS" i»- that woman of mine undershirts — and howl ,.,. JS Undershirts. It doesn't ik% any difference how much S** 4 *- 'waihed—they always „«.. the well-known papir ;th* walL Bat don't get th« * t Tin strangled and , I can move any way . And let me tell you ing else. HANES never its on the length. When I "' my' shirt tucked in—it r* in. None of that bunch- 'around the waist for me. I* sir—my wife gives me 'if you know what I meant" \ I Think of a POLL-LENGTH, «Uitic-fcnit, combed-yarn ihirt far , Other HANES Shirt* — luzurioui '£»)«», Durcncs, and Rayoni—only 35c SUM 5QC* ' HANES builds Shorts with plenty of room at the crotch, and makes the to\on to fast that they're guaran- 1 -'• Only 25 C 35c SOc .HANES has Union Suit* for SOc. The Sitttotized (pre-shrunk) SAM- SONBAK with the patented fff belt f« only . . IJI" Wrapped in cellophioa ' **. // you don't know a HANES dealer, fltatt 'write P. H. Hants Knitting Company, Yfinstoa-Salem, N. C. Mrs. Dorothy Fufik Clark, above, s the central figure in an alienation ot affections suit filed in Federal court against Norman W. Harris, Chicago ^banker, by her former husband. An Illinois Judge dismissed a similar suit, terming her "a chattel wife." by Olive Roberts Bafton I believe that rett and lasting discipline nrc those lessens put over quietly between thneal.. When a child has fractured ft law Ot ty&n deliberately bad it is to oftof the tnso that punishment administered wheft the parent is excited and the child upset loses its potency, rice pudding, milk, tea. Dinner: Larded calf's liver, ric- ed potatoes, glazed carrots, grapefruit and sweet pepp'.r salad, caramel pie, milk, coffee. There is very little loss of food value n such a dish as scalloped carrots. Try t for luncheon with breaded veal cut- ets some Saturday v/hcn a special luncheon may be wanted. ,Two cups thinly sliced carrots, ._ cup ihinly sliced onion, 2 sweet green peppers, 1 cup'milk, 2 tablespoons butter, 1 tablespoon flour, Vt teaspoon salt, 1 teaspoon sugar, 1-8 teaspoor pepper, 1-3 cup coarse stale brcat crumbs. Arrange carrots and onions in al ternating' layers in a well butterec baking dish, sprinkling minced pep pers through each layer. Melt butter stir in, flour and when bubbling ad( milk, stirring constantly. Add sugar salt and pepper and bring to the-boil ing point. Pour over mixture in bak irig dish. Cover and bake 30 minute in a hot oven. Remove cover, sprinklt with crumbs, dot with bits of butte and return to oven to brown. Servi from baking dish. DeAim ...haps the Identical infraction will not occur again, but real respect for good behavior must be implanted m those saner moments When the parent is himself and the child is in a respective mood. Now all these things being true I am deliberately going to contradict myself. I am about to say that there arc times when a child needs a forceful lesson in instant retribution. A Story in Point Not so long ago, a litle girl six years eld discovered that the quickest Way to get what she wanted was to use her hands. She struck her nurse, her mother, other children who came to play and finally her baby sister. Each lime she was punished, but always in some way that had no direct association with the crime. At first icr mother talked to her about her riends, that no one would love her r play with her. Nxet she put her i o bed each time it happened. After ha tshe took her bicycle away for hree days, and in turn most of her irized possessions. But it never did much good. Bunny cept on with her hitting. One day he tripped over the dog, the dog growled at her, and she went back ind deliberately pounded him. The Right Medicine Her mother was about to order her upstairs and was racking her brains about what to do next when suddenly she changed her mind: '"Bunny, come here." 'She laid Bunny over her nee and spanked her properly. "Until you tell me that you never intend to hit anyone or anything again, I am going to keep on," she said grimly. And Bunny sobbed, ."I'll promise Mommy! I do promise. I'll remember. I'll never hit anybody again." Then and then only her mother stopped. "Every time you strike a person or an animal," she warned her weeping daughter, "I shall have to hurt you the same way. I won't have it. It's got to stop." And so far, I hear, the rlcatmcn has succeeded. Buny has reformed a last. Says Inflation f|_ Death of This Biddy DES MOINES, iowa.-Consideif ih« story about inflation told W 0,'B, Miller, staunch Republican publisher of the Orient (Iowa) AvalaWehe f while hero attending the Brake relay*/ ' t The Orient scribe has a flock of chickens. Friday, two weeks ago, one of his hens laid a double-yolk egg, The Saturday egg was normal In size and content, having the standard one volk. But on Stinday, Monday and i'uodny he repeated'the Friday performance and again produced eggs having double yblks. Wednesday the hen .died.. Mr. Miller's explanation of thtf'Htra* den death of this unusual barriVartl fowl is that "Inflation killed her." of Mr. and Mrs. J. S. Reed. Mr. and Mrs. Elridge Cassidy were Sunday guests of Grady Reece and iamily. Roy Rogers and Mrs. Rogers Spent Sunday afternoon with Mr. and Mrs. Joe England. Elmer Jones.and family and Mr. and Mrs. Dalton Garrett spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Frank Jones. Mrs. Leon Darwin, Mrs. John Reece and Mrs. Allen Walker spent Wednesday evening with Mrs. J. S. Reed. Mr. and Mrs. Howard Collier at-1 tended singing at Emmet Sunday. | Miss Forest Ruggles, Mrs. Gifford Byers and daughter, Marjoric, attended services at tho Crlmm tabernacle at Hope, Tuesday night. Hoyett Laseter and Mrs. Lasctcr, vere visitors at Mrs. Charles Rogers riday night. , Raymond Johnson of Henry s Cnap- 1 spent Saturday night with his cousin toward Reece. Grandmother Mitchell spent a few ays with her grandson,. Merrell Huckabee and Mrs. Huckabee last week. . , Mrs. Gifford Byers entertained the adies of this community with a quilting last Tuesday afternoon. She erved sandwiches and lemonade. All lad a real nice time. Mrs. H. W. Fore were Sunday afternoon guests.of Mrs. John Reece. Mr. and Mrs, Allen Walker spcn; lUriday evening at the Virgie Englanu lome. Only two more weeks of school a this place. Everyone seems to B« ehibylrtg this beautiful leather isfbr'so much fain. A large crowd attended the Klwnnis Club meeting nt the Fktmos High School Friday night and all reported hearing some fine music. Sorry to report bf. damp of Patmos is not improving, Mrs. Bernard Lafferty spent Monday with her sister, Mrs. O. W. Jones. Miss Jessie Hunt of Palmos spent the week end Visiting Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Mayton of Hope arid was accompanied home by Ruby Mayton and they will leave Wednesday for a short visit with Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Hunt of 'Shreveport, La. Miss Wanda Lafferty and Ray Mayton were shopping iri Hope Saturday. Mrs. Lewis Prather returned home Saturda yafter a short visit with relatives of Hope. We are glad to report little Bclvc Vines is able to bo at home again after an operation at JOhcsphlnc hospital. Misses Jessie Hunt Of Patmos, Ruby Mayton of Hope and Mr. Grady Kahcc and Earl Williams of Bradley attended the singing at Emmet Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Blankcnship of Ml. Pleasant attended the show at Hope Saturday night, Mr. Blant Jones seems to bi rather busy farming since school closed. Mr. Tilman Rider of Flatmos was shopping in Hope Saturday. Shover Springs Tho B. Y. P. U. from New Hope put on a program at this place Sunday and it was enjoyed by- a large crowd. We invite them to come back again.' E. M. Boyett called on his father, J. W. Boyett one day last week. Mr. and. Mrs. J. W. Torning attended the meeting at the city hall Sunday afternoon. Ardell Clark spent Saturday night and Sunday in Prcscott. Miss Lois Lloyd spent Sunday wit" Misses Enloe and Mabel Breeding. Miss Irene Timber-lake was the Sunday guest of Miss Obie Roberts. M r - and Mrs - Clarence Critchlow spent Sunday with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Sam Breeding. Mr. and Mrs. E. M. Boyett and family spent Sunday with Mr. Garland and Miss Rena Clark. Bro. W. E. Sherrell will preach at the White Oak Baptist church at De- Ann Sunday night. Everyone invited to come and hear his sermon. Sunday school every Sunday at 10 o'clock. School at this place was out Friday Misses Anna and Nina Boyett called o nMiss Lois Lloyd one day last week. Miss Edna Vickers spent last week with her sister, Mr. and Mrs. E. M Boyett and family. The Kiwanis club on their good wift tour will be at DeAnn Friday night May 26.' Misses Lucy and Lcta Lloyd called on Miss Vesta Boyett Saturday. Centerville Hinton Sunday school was well attcndei here last Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Hale Bowden of De troit, Mich, are visiting their parent tr. and Mrs. Will Bowden. Tom Ruggles is spending a few day with his sister, Mrs. Edith Johnso at Stuttgart. Leon Darwin and family spent Sat urday night with their sister, Mr Sam Swan of Fulton and spent Sun lay with their brother Garland Dar win in Texarkana. J. B. Beckworth and daughter, Mis Jora, and son, Pip, and wife spent th week eri3 visiting relatives at Athens, Tex. Mrs. Thad Vines spent the night with her son, Merrel Huckabee, last Thursday night. J. W. England returned Sunday from a two weeks visit with his daughter, Mrs. Effett Simmons of Rosedale, Miss. J. W. McWilliams were dinner guests of his son, Early and family last Friday. Miss Marjorie Byers was the Friday night guest of Mrs. Leon Darwin. Little Miss Elizabeth Reed of Minden, La., granddaughter and little Francis Bentcn of Hope, spent the week end with Mr. and Mrs. J. S. Reed Jack Rogers and wife ot El Dorado spent Sunday with their mother, Mrs. Charles Rogers. Mr. and Mrs. John Caldwell and daughter of Texarkana and Mr. and Mrs. Albert Smith and children spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Virgie England and family. Thomas Walker were Sunday guests Rev. Ward preached a good ser mon Sunday at Center Point school house. He will preach again the firs Sunday in June at 11 o'clock. Dr. Smith was called to see Billi Winn Beckham Sunday, night. Mr. and Mrs. . Scth Anderson and little son spent Saturday night and Sunday with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Thomas. Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Tunstell has re turned from a trip to Elexandria, La. Mr. and Mrs. H. Meadows and little son, spent Sunday with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Owl Meadows. Mrs. Clarence Powell and children called on Miss Loona Jones Sunday afternoon. Norma Wiggins visited Mary Glen Beckham Sunday. Cora Thomas was on the sick list last week. Singing wns well attended here ,unday night. There will be a singing contest at Hinton the third Sunday night in Vlay. The young folks and married oiks and everybody has an invitation o attend. The show as the new school house Saturday night was much enjoyed. There will be a shower at the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Simmons Wed ncsday night in honor of the newly weds, Mr. and Mrs. Parnell Adams. The many friends of Dr. C. Cam] arc glad to know that he is much im proved at this writing. Mr. and Mrs. Allen Smith and chil drcn, Mrs. R. B. Cornelius and chil dren of New Hope spent the wee end with their parents, Mr. and Mrs John T. Smith and family of this com munity. Mrs. Elb' Parton has returned horn near Guernsey after spending las week with her mother, Mrs. All Owens and boys, of this community Mrs. Lois Whcelington called o her mother Mrs. J. Rogers Monda morning. Mr. and Mrs. D. B. House spen Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Camp and family. A bunch of young folks of this community attended the musical at Mt. Pleasant Saturday night. ,Mr. adn Mrs. Tommie Gibson were the supper guests at the G. W. Camp home Sunday evening. Mr. and Mrs. L. Formby spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Oren Barr. Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Camp were visiting at Dr. C. Camp's Sunday. Jenticlto MncDonnld will blend her voice with that o£ Ramon Novnrro this summer in "The Cut and tho Fiddle," one ot tho numerous musical shows Boon to bo offered. ILL GLORIFYING YOURSELF By Alicia Hort ©1033 MCA scnvite iwr . • Most girls make-up carefully when heir b?st 'beuux are coming Saturday lights. But how many young wives take the time to make-up after the babies arc put to bed and it's time to sit down to dinner with hubby? Dash some cold water onto your face, when you've tucked in the infant. Then use a lUtle powder base for a face lotion, put on your rouge lipstick and even a bit ot eye-shadow dust over the powder and sec if yoi won't contribute a little more to the. evening's entertainment. Probably the greatest benefit wil be to yourself. Just getting that las glimpse of yourself looking pretty wil do something to your spirits. Thos same spirits will do something to malt your' husband forget inflation, th extra work he's doing for the sam pay. Your hnir is very important. Than fortune the old days of curl paper and "boudoir caps" urc gone. Prac .ically 80 per cent of women nov .nke pride in keeping their hair "fix cd." But not that many take th time or trouble to do it over and tak some pains with it every evening Why don't you pay special attention to it! BV BRUCE CAlfON "the House of Exile," by Nora Wain, is a book that belongs on the same shelf with "The Good Earth." In it this descendant of Philadelphia Quakers tells how she lived for years in $\6 home of a Chincsa upper-class family, in their homestead along the grand canal in the north of China. The picture of Chinese life which she gives is, in its own way, as revealing, as faithful and hs fascinating as tile picture Mrs. Buck gave us. The Lin family, with whom Miss Wain lived, exemplifies perfectly the way in which China Is governed by families. Its homestead—a vast, rambling building in which some 80 members of the family liyed—was built 650 years ago; but because the main branch of the' family still lived in Canton, to the south, the place was known as "The House of Exile." Tho family had written records of its existence for 104 generations; furthermore, eacli member had these records perfectly memorized. The family had seen 17 royal Chinese dynasties come and go. Is it any wonder that such people feel that the ups and downs of government are minor matters, so long as the family itself survives? Chinese life, Chinese culture, be- ome infinitely clearer to one who cads this book. So, by the way, do 10 current developments of tho Sino- npancse imbroglio, which Miss Wain escribes at length. Read it and you v'M understand why the Chinese look n all the rest of us as' barbarians; ou may even sympathize with their icwpoint. The book is an Atlantic Monthly Press publication, issued by .Little, Jrown & Co. at ?3. . , wer* The earliest elections held in America were probably those of delegates to the Virginia Assembly in 1619, but the earliest date specified was that of the election of John Winthrop as governor of Massachusetts in 1631. - THIS CURIOUS WORLD - WONDERWEAR HANES , Is Distribute^ Wholesale By WM, R. MOORE'S Memphis, Term. DIVING BEETLE, IF TAKEN FROM THE WATER AND ALLOWED TO DRVJ AND THEN PLACED GENTLV ON , THE WATER SURFACE, FIMDS ITSELF UNABLE TO DIVE! iir ^-i: ^ f , M', -,/ ' ' KA */- '*>< .»»»'j DURING THE CIVIL WAR, 6ENERAL DOO&E HAD 5AM DAVIS EXECUTED AS A CONFEDERATE ST>X WHEN THE WAR ENDED, DODGE CONTRI&UTEO L16ERAU-Y TOWARD A STATUE OF DAVIS, ERECTED AT NASHVILLE, TENN. ii!i>?w?rt--T"' i Sold in Hope by Patterson's » Department §tore & 1933 BY MCA StHVICC. IHC. 'L SCIENCE HAS BEEN ABLE TO C«§ATS AN ELECTRIC 5PAR.K. THAT, DURING US BRIEF LIFE Of- ONE. wyp%$3«8£WM SK# ?%&>' 4 35 Suicides in Jap Volcano in 3 Months Mrs. Ethel Cornelius and HWtff'«iikV\ were shopping Itt Hope Mr. Will Harden and ..... shopping In Hope Saturday. Misses Ida Mae and Lula Httrdert afe spending a few days with thelf sister, Mrs. Lizzie Sinyard of Brittle Mr. Ed Turner of Battle Field Was In Sheppard Sunday afternoon. Mr. Roy Cornelius spent SfilUr night with Mr. Elles of Guernsey _., Sunday night with his uncle, L«thc Cornelius. Ho attended the services of Rev. B. B, Crimm of Hope both nights and reported good sermons. «, Mrs. Sam Hacker was in Hopa Monday on business. Mr. nttdMrs. O. W. Gilbert Jr. and children spent Saturday night with his parents Of Fulton. They had a fish supper. Miss Ophelia Cunningham spent Saturday night with Miss Rcbcka Gilbert of Fulton. , Mr. and Mrs. L. C. Gilbert, Mr. and Mrs. Everett Edwards and their children of Fulton was the Sunday guests of Mrs. Alice Finley. Mrs. Nola Gilbert, Mrs. Minnie Gilbert and Mrs. Alice Finley called on Miss Evelyn Bell of Hope Sunday afternoon arid reported having a nice time. Mr. Lawrence McBny of Emmet, Messrs. Ben McBay, Tommie McBay and Eddie Smith of Battle Field were Jn Sheppard Sunday iiftcrnoon. Mr. Wnrna Spring of Battle Field was in Sheppard Saturday afternoon. Raymond Cornelius spent Saturday light with' T. R. Conwtiy of Battle 'icld. ' Mr. Golden was the dinner guest of V. L. Cornelius Monday. Mr. Walter Cornelius and Raymond mcl Lucille Cornelius were shopping n Hope Saturday. Mr, Jess Cornelius, Dock Hays and fcthro Cornelius were in Sheppard Monday. Roy Cornelius attended Hope Monday. TOKIO, Japan— (fp)— Because 55 girls and young men have committed suicide at the Mount Mihura volcano on Oshima Island since February 11 Ihc police there have risked the home office for reinforcements. The sensational suicide of a schoo girl February 11 brought Mihara into the limelight and it became the favorite suicide spot of the lovelorn and the life weary. The English birthrate wns the low cst'on record in 1D32, being only 15.. per 10,000 of population. Flogging wns abolished in the Unit ed 'States Army in 1861. More than half of the flowers in the world arc red or some shade of red. \\illisville Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Bailey spent the week end with Mr. and Mrs. Carrie Murtin. Johnnie and Jewell Simpson visited Mr. and Mrs. Johnnie Waters Saturday nlgrl and Sunday. Bro. Arnold filled his regular appointment at Holly Springs church Saturday night and Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Lee were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Carrie Martin Sunday. Friends of Basil Munn, ono of Willisville's home boys, arc glad to know he was appointed Nevada county examiner. Tommie Lou Atkins of Rosston and Lilliir Mao Bailey spent Monday with Zelda Ware. 5OO Free Votes CONTINUING OUR 51st ANNIVERSARY JUBILEE SALE GRAPE FRUIT EXTRA FOR THE THE PROSPERITY CLUB 'o introduce these new hose, just arrived, we will give 500 extra votes with 11 purchases made of this hose this week. We give Prosperity Club votes with all cash purchases, and with all past due accounts in addition to these free votes. A NEW INDIVIDUAL NOTE IN STOCKINGS by Qordon IN KEEPING with the vogue for trimmed under things - GORDON has developed a flattering chiffon stocking with a charming new lace welt... And, as an identifying mark of smartness, a white stripe encloses the lace pattern, Style 345 is a four thread, forty-five gauge, chiffon stocking for only Gorham 6* ©osnell Exclusive Gordon Hose Dealers I' Fancy Seedless 3 for lO SAUSAGE 5 Vienna Veribest Per Can GINGER ALE lOc Latonia Club Quart PURE LARD r*i.7s TOMATO SOUP 25c BARGAINS FOR SATURDAY AND MONDAY Can Club Two Cans Oranges Juicy Sweet Florida—Each 1 Soap LIFEBOUY Four Barn 25. COFFEE S9c Value Dripolator and 1 Lb Country Club Both For OLEO-Eatmore 2 Ibs 13c CARROTS-3 bunches 10C Barbara Ann 6 Cans PORK & BEANS Country Club 3 large Country Club cans HAMS Picnic ^fc *| / Regulars, K V2 C Pound ^^ /_^W 6 to 8 Pound Average PORK CHOPS K. C. Lean, Ib. 9 l /a CATSUP-<;ountryClub,14oz. FIG BARS-fresh, 2 Ibs 15c SOAP O. K. LAUNDRY Three Laec Bars 10c LEMONS—nice size, do?en 17c CHERRIES-NO. 2 Pitted ioc SANITARY MARKET SPECIALS SAUSAGE -'-- 5C Sliced Bacon FANCY RINDLESS-I'ound STEAKS K C. Branded—LOIN or ROUND—Pound BEEF POT ROAST K. C. BEEF—Pound 13c 9ic4 CHEESE WISCONSIN FULL CREAM-Pound 15c WEINERS-large size-Lb 10c Salt Meat FOB BOILING POUND Si ic w-'^mm 1 - ',; ft-'^^iBi'' . A nhriwMQqHff •pf ) : i ^r%^W!'^.f'^f' VK ^ ' * '" «"^tyUj i .,,*L&;>. .. L .AU*A':;V • r> .- > /• ;' e VOLUME .ffijjUMBBR 168 . '. JMag±te>.' ." "' " ..............J^ull,- }A. L .,.,....,„ _., f Here? and There I . ^ , . tii1jlS4-A«*«nl tt-A Af *T *1t.~l~ !_*..*..* "fv '»' i"' &?,'*"*.£ fttf AM'n HOPE. AftfcANSAS, FRIDAY, ItAY. 12, 1933 Editorial By Alex. H. Washburn- T HE Democratic State Committee ia meeting at Little Rock .Saturday to determine whether the party's nominees for the supreme court and congress races July 18 shall be chosen by a special primary, a convention, or left to a "free-for all" in the. main election. The committee should order a special primary, or leave to a free-for-all. In no other way do the people have a Chance. As this paper has already pointed -©out, the Futrcll administration while an Improvement on past state mi- chines has the same general attributes —the appointment of close friends and supporters to high office, and the placing of members of their family on the state's pay roll. The administration controls the state committee, as every administration in the past has controlled it. The democratic standard cannot be State Committee Decides Saturday on Court Election Will Either Call Convention or Leave Election Wide Open ASK FREE-FOR-ALL Most of Committee Favor the Less Costly Procedure LITTLE ROCK—(/P)—The oig question facing members of the democratic state central tnmittee as they prepared Saturday's special meeting here appeared Friday to be whether to call a special state convention to nominate a party candidate for chief justice of the supreme court or leave the July 18th special general election open to all candidates to file by petition. ' ;• The new law which becomes effective June 9, requiring a run-off to all primaries, was regarded In political circles as virtually definitely eliminating the question of calling a special primary election. Thirty days' notice is required to call u primary, and it now would be impossible to call and hold one before tho run-off primary law becomes effective next month. Thus the Democratic candidates would be put to the expense of two primaries if that method should be adopted. 4.. -,-: . Froe-for-AU. Likely "%' J : ;V| ; Strong opposition has develop^ to ... the c.«nveoiion .plan.,nnd>4ho. proposal to leave "the special election open to all candidates to file by petition appeared in most favor, What tho state committee does about tho chief justiceship is expected to be followed in connection with vacancies to be filled in two- chancery court judgcships, and possibly in numerous ounty offices. Governor J. M. Futrell issued the call this week for the special election J&fill all vacancies in offices ranging {•ft mlhe chief justiceship down to Township offices on July 18, the date of the referendum on repeal of the Eighteenth amendment. The state committee meeting will open at 10 a. m. Saturday in the Hotel Marion ball room here. The committee has thirty-four members including Chairman Lee Miles and Secretary Harvey G. Combs. Would Be Wide Open 'Should the committee leave the special election open and make no provisions for selecting a Democratic nominee in advance, any Democrat or member of any political party or independent could file as candidates by petition. They could do so regardless but if a Democratic nominee were chosen before the election, any other Democratic candidates would have to run as independents. The state Republican organization has decided against running a candidate for chief justice. The three Democrats who have announced their candidacy are C, E, Johnson, now serving as chief justice .jjKder appointment by the governor pending the election; Carroll D, Wood, retired associate justice, and W. H. Arnold, Sr., of Texarkana. Berry Production Cut by Weather W. A. McCuIley, Route Two, Reports About One- Third of a Crop W. A. McCuIley, truck farmer living a mile from town on Hope Route Two, reports that unseasonable spring weather has cut the strawberry yield to about one-third of a crop. Mr. McCuIley, through Friday, had picked about 2,000 quarts, or 83 crates. He finds a good local market, selling to Hope merchants at a price ranging around $2.40 a crate wholesale. This year's berries are fine speci- mena, despite the shortened crop, some of those Mr. McCuIley showed The Star Friday measuring I'/fc inches in diameter for the average run of tfe box. r«ome EC Department to Hold Open House Open house will be held next Tuesday afternoon by the home economics department of Hope High School. The public is invited. The cottage doors will be thrown open from 2:30 t* 5:30 p. m. At that time a display of clothing demonstrations will be shown to the visitors by Miss Ruth Taylor, home economics instructor of the school. delegated to any ono nominee by a group of commltteemen handpicked by the administration, . They will all be good Democrats in that election July 18, and if the state committee wishes to preserve the formality of an official Democratic choice, then they should leave this choice likewise to the people by ordering a special primary. XXX Milo Reno, radical farm leader, says that notwithstanding President Roosevelt's signing of the farm relief-inflation bill he will proceed with his farm strike Saturday. A good many people Will express horror—and yet the prospect of direct action by an organized farm population is the most encouraging sign this nation has seen during the depression. Had the.farmers of-America had the capacity for organization, had they shown the stickabillty of trades-union members in the great cities, they long ago would have improved their situation insofar as political action is able to improve it. XXX I do not think political action can do much for. the individual. But the failure of agriculture to organize, at a time when industry, labor and the railroads were organized to the very teeth, has helped to make the rich cities richer, and helped 'to press down on the brow of agriculture what the late W. J. Bryan aptly called a crown of thorns. Because farmers listened glibly to hired, propagandists we have bean treated to the spectacle the last 20 ytars of Republican orators consist- states that should, .have voted Demo- ently scoring victories, in'Mia-Wiptern .'V* .1 ilLC?" _ t ' _ ' Ltit_ iL.,L' 0_..AL. .' • -. It may be that Milo Reno has chosen an ill time for his strike demonstration. But President Roosevelt has other dragons to conquer before his farm program actually gets under way—i and while Mr. Reno might delay, he certainly shouldn't abandon a project that has carried agriculture's message to the country in the only language it seems to understand today. Ask Gift of Wire for Tennis Courts Will Be Used at City Playground at Fair Park The American Legion Auxiliary and the Parent-Teachers association, sponsors of the city playground at Fair Park, Friday issued an appeal for wire which may be used for backstops for two tennis courts. Persons having wire they wish to donate are asked to call Mrs. J. W. Patterson. A truck will be sent to pick it up, Mrs. Patterson said. So They Called Him "Scrip" BETHANY, Okla.-(/P)—Jimmy Scrip Merritt is the name of the son born to Mr. and Mrs. Bill Merritt of Bethany during the financial strengenc* which led' to use of substitutes for money in the community. Cotton Closes 8.95 July cotton closed Friday unchanged at 8.95. FLAPPER FANNY SAYS IMO.U.».P*T.Ofr. *•"»*'•'• Scotch plaids often have o wry flavor when the Mil arrives. FORECLOSURE WON' Death of Lindy's Child Is Described by Gaston Means Ex-Convict Says Kidnapers Wrote Him Baby Fell on Head IN BEER BUSINESS Actual Kidnaping Done by Agents Through Servants, Stpry WASHINGTON -r- (/P) — New Jersey rum-runners were linked with the Lindbergh kidnapers in a lurid tale that Gaston Means related in the District of Columbia, Supreme Court Friday.! Continuing the''story of , activities that led him to his present trial, charges of conspiracy to defraud Mrs. Evelyn McLean of $35,00(7, the former Baby May Be AUve WASHINGTON — W — Gaston Means late Friday testified at the end of his trial that the! baby's body found near Hopewell, N. J., and identified as the /Lindbergh child was a "plant," and that Henderson told him, last January when he visited thim in jail that the real Lindbergh baby was alive at Juarez, Mexico/, ''f '' along with Norman ^Whi taker, on convict said a man he knew as Irving Fenton told him that Max Hassel and Max Greenberg were associated with Fenton in the kidnaping. Means said the men delivered beer to the Lindberghs.' servants, and-that on 'one occasion they picked up the baby and carried it away. Means added that after lengthy negotiations with Fenton for' the return of the baby he received a memorandum saying the baby was dropped on his head and killed in an attempt to remove him from a hiding place in New Jersey. Blytheville Man Killed in Quarrel Broken Sale Contract for Store Alleged to Be Cause of Shooting BLYTHEVILLE, Ark.-(/P)-Clarence Brogdon, 35, who was shot in the head during a quarrel at his music shop Thursday, died Friday. T. E. Reeves, 53, is held at the county jail. A former traveling representative of a Memphis newspaper's circulation department, Reeves said he and Brogdon had several arguments recently over the terms of a sale through which Brogdon came into possession of the music shop. Brogdon was guilty of a breach of contract, Reeves told officers. Congress to Probe Mellon's Income Rep. McFadden, Pennsylvania, Charges Huge Evasion WASHINGTON.- (ff>) —Income tax returns of Andrew W. Mellon, former secretary of the Treasury and ambassador to Gregt Britain, are under the scrutiny of the Justice Department as an aftermath of charges by Representative McFadden, Republican, Pennsylvania. Attorney General Cummings said Thursday there would be a thorough investigation of allegations made on the floor of the house by McFadden :hat while in the Hoover cabinet, Melion was guilty of "a specific tax evasion" of approximately $6,700,000. Cummings told newspapermen that n addition to the McFadden charges, i number of letters had been received asking the inquiry, "most of them voluntary contributions, by people who relieved they had some interest in :he case." "It is fair to say that the policy of .he department is to investigate all cases where the complaint Indicates :hat there is some substance to the allegations," Cummings said. The usual procedure is for the Bureau of Investigation of the department to conduct preliminary inquiries Lindbergh on Stand Concealing his emotion, Colonel Charles A. Lindbergh told again the grim story of the kidnaping and murder .of his son at the extortion plot trial of Gaston B. Means and Norman B. Whltaker In Washington, D. C. Here Is Lindbergh (right) entering the courtroom with John Clarkson, deputy marshal. . , .-...-. , Hope Senior Play at the City Hall "The Prince Chap" Given Friday Matinee and Night Friday night at the city hall auditorium at 8 o'clock the senior class of Hope High 'School will present a three-act comedy, "The Prince Chap," as their annual class play. The last Roosevelt Of fers Jobs to the B. E. F Discusses Bonus Question, But Position is Unchanged WASHINGTON. - (>P) - President Roosevelt held out Thursday night an offer of a job to unemployed ex-servicemen and had one of his chief lieutenants discuss with Democratic leaders possibility of action on the cash (Continued on page Two) (Continued on Page Two) Houston Boy, Visitor, Play-Producer at 18 Gene Thomas, of "Goofus Bird" Fame, Visiting Aunt Mrs. L. S. Thomas (Continued on Page Two) (Continued, on page three) Gene Thomas, youthful Houston producer of stage entertainments, arrived in Hope Thursday for a visit with his aunt, Mrs. L. S. Thomas. r Although but 18 years of age, he already has a reputation as a playwright, dramatist, composer, musician, dancer, singer, vaudeville artist, and director of all types of stage shows, Thomas got his start when as a lad of 11 he played in Booth Tarkington's "Penrod". The play itself was the first starring vehicle on any scale that he had ever attempted, and was enthusiastically acclaimed in the various towns around San Antonio, Texas, where it originated. Thomas played the title role. As a child Thomas had a liking for the piano, and played frequently on programs in and around San Antonio. His vaudeville work came about through his acquaintance with Chaz Chase, a Publix circuit entertainer who was on a week's stand at the Texas theater in San Antonio, whom Thomas watched for more than 15 performances straight, he says, before he decided to attempt the difficult act himself. The act could have been more accurately termed "Satisfying an Appetite," he says, as the performer nonchalantly eats such delicious things as hats, waistcoats, matches, cigarettes, flowers, etc. For the first few weeks Thomas was a flop at being a billy- goat, he says, and suffered many an attack of indigestion until the return showing of Chaz Chase, when he prevailed upon the comedian to show him how the act was done. Chase complied, and now, after a number of additions and improvements, "The Ragon Appointed U. S. Judge; 5 Seek His Congress Seat Congressman, 48, Succeeds to Bench Post of Late F. Y. Youmans A LIVELVTCAMPAIGN Sum Rorex and Carl Bailey Among Probable Candidates WASHINGTON — (/P) — Congressman Heartsill Ragon was named federal judge of the western Arkansas district Friday. Ragon, 48, has been in congress since 1925 when he succeeded H. M. Jacoway, Little Rock. He served in the state legislature from Johnson county 20 years ago, and also is a former prosectiting attorney of the Fifth district. He .is a native of Arkansas, born in, Logan county. ' , ! He fills the vacancy caused by the death of Judge F. Y. Youmans, Fort Smith, more than a • year ago. ' ''.." • ', '. 4 ' Race for Congress LITTLE ROCK—(^ppAppolntment of Congress Ragon as federal judge Friday presages a lively contest for the Fi|ih district Mat in congress, with several prospective candidates alrcadj mentioned: t , • The slate Democratic , committee meetulf Saturday to" determine the method of selecting, the nominee for chief justice of the Arkansas Supreme Court is expected to act also in regard to the congressional vacancy. ••S''Mj»y Run ...... Sam Rorex, Little Rock attorney, formerly, of Russellville, has definitely announced as a candidate.. . • Prosecuting Attorney Carl E. Bailey, of Little Rock, is said to be considering making the race, but will wait until the committee. has outlined the procedure. • Others mentioned include Senator Robert Bailey, Russellville; Bro< Hays, Democratic national committeeman, and former Congressman H, M. Jacoway, of Little Rock. Banker Mitchell Placed on Trial Jury Completed in Income Tax Evasion Case of Bank Head NEW YORK,— (ff>)— A jury was selected in federal court late Thursday to decide whether or not Charles E Mitchell, internationally known .banker, defrauded the government of $858,429.68 in income taxes in 1929 and 1930, a crime for which the maximum penalty is five years in prison and ?10,000 fine. Questioning of the talesmen disclosed for the first time that W. D. Thornton, president of the Greene Cananea Copper Company, is the man to whom Mitchell claims he sold certain securities in 1930 at a loss so great that he was not obligated to pay an income tax. The socially well-known Mrs. Mitchell figured in a similar transaction in 1929. Mitchell subsequently bought back the stock from Mrs. Mitchell and alleges the sales were made with the intention of evading the tax. U. S. Tariff Truce Wins First Round Approved by London Committee—Germany More Favorable LONDON, Eng.-(fl>)~The American proposal for an.international tariff truce was unanimously adopted Friday at a meeting of the organizing committee of the world economic conference, which formally opens here June 12. Today's Statgraph STEEL PBCOUCTIOW % SINCE 1028 Off 1929 1930 1931 J032'/93S mf W Playground Help Asked of Rotary Club Members; -Respond by Making Personal Gifts An appeal for financial help on the summer playground program sponsored m Fair_ Park l»y the American Legion Auxiliary was heard by Hope Rotary club Friday, which is prohibited by its charter from making'club donations, but Rotirians privately made up a subscript^ The playground cause wasl presented by Fj-ank Ward> of-the boys" work committee. ^ _' . • ' Roy Andcwbri/Jim Henryj,. Cornelius fnf" C.TB.TRresIey K_ on the district conference of'Rotary clubs held-at .Hot' Springs Thursday . Mr. Anderson praised E. F., McFaddin's work, as presiding officer anc speaker at the convention. He told of the .state-wide favorable impression made .by the Hope attorney who Thursday retired after a year's service as Rotary governor of Arkansas Mr. Cornelius proposed that the Hope club write a letter of congratulations to Hot Springs for its cordia reception of guests. Albert Patton, local agent for the Louisiana & Arkansas Railway Co. was introduced as a new Rotarian. the Inflati Milo Reno Strike Will! PEE'&l£ Moline (111.) Man Farm Act Admi '/f utrator WASHINGTON^ -^| President Roosevelt pUtf ly intb*law Friday the! relie|*urrency i n f 1 r measure, with a» sihiult appeal, to mortgage.credit to abstain from foreclbsil pending operation ,„ of §' * measure. , < ~ S, The^president said he Was'j to use?his powers to fod&se|- modiiyi prices and expand%;c! "when,? as, and if; it is necefc--* Secretary Wallace, of the' Act 280 Will Be ed a Year Gene Thomas as he looked in the title role of "Penntf," at the Bf« of 11. Must Cut Arms WASHINGTON—(£>)—A joint statement issued Fqday by President Roosevelt and Pr. Hjalmar Schacht, German representative, said both were convinced the world economic conference could not be a success unless "along with economic disarmament there is military disarmament." Just before the statement was issued Dr. Schacht $9id Germany was ready to agree to a world tariff truce "with minoF reservations." Opponents of Delayed Payment Secure Referendum Petition LITTLE ROCK— (#>)—The referendum committee on Act 280 announced Friday that 17,300 signatures had been obtained in the state on petitions for a referendum which would suspend operation of the act until voted on in November, 1934. The act would reduce the penalty for non-payment of taxes from 10 to 3 per cent and extend the period for redemption of tax-forfeited lands to four years. Approximately 13,000 signatures of qualified electors are required for a referendum, which petition must be filed with the secretary of state bo- fore June 9. The committee announced the petitions would be filed late Friday or Saturday morning. Memorial Service at 3P.M. Sunday U. D. C, and Legion Spon* sor Program at Rose Hill Cemetery The Confederate dead, as well as soldiers now living who fought in the Civil war, will be honored with memorial services' sponsored by the United Daughters of the Confederacy and the American Legion Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock at Rose Hill cemetery. The memorial address will be delivered by Attorney E. F. McFaddin. The roll will be called by former Mayor 7ohn P. Vesey. The public is invited to attend the service. The program follows: Music—Hope Boys Band." Invocation—Rev. Wallace R. Rogers. Music—Hope Boys Band. Introduction—Mrs. Fannie Garrett. Address—Attorney E. F. McFaddin. Rpl! CaU-^Jpbn.p. Vesey. Salute—Detachment of Arkansas National Guards. National Guards. , J. L. Cannon. , Roosevelt Mil -R4 Strike Saturday S the&gning by, the president farm relief .bill, Milo . leader, said; Friday that MB strike Would ' go into e urday/. ">". - " 'of,. nafiST _ f as chief administrator of ,i cultural adjustment act,' Measure to President WASHINGTON -(IP)Roosevelt expects to sign I lion-dollar farm mortgage refii_ ,. bill Friday and at the pame time ; ;t will issue a statement urging'the f * taxation of mortgage lo pending operation of the 'new ' lation. The president has geared up,>,t machinery to put agriculture^ mpi gages on a lower interest basis wt earliest opportunity, but pendini|t refinancing of the farmers he is'i ing to ask both mortgage,comper' and the farmers to be patient L / withhold any drastic action un new law.'becomes operative,, .The mortgage refinance billV w signed by Speaker' Rainey/FrW and was expected to reach the Wil House Friday afternoon, Farm Strike Saturday ST. PAUL, BJinn.— (i -Roosevelt has been asked by Reno, president of the National;' ers Holiday association, intends tp declare a moratprium^ farm foreclosures and executions^ chattel mortgages. , f/' Reno, who arrived here Friday* } a- conference with association leaf froiii several states concerning •• farm strike which is palled for,Satli day, said he sent his message to (.,.„ •,_,, president Thursday night from pe*j yj Moines, la. , Reno said a statement would be, sued Saturday on how to make farmers' efforts toward higher, effective. May Borrow Monday WASHINGTON — Farmers lands are not already mortgaged the hilt and who want to borrpw i to $5,000 under the new farm, ing bill, may present their \ ~ day morning in any of 9 out of regional cities. Henry Morgenthau Jr., chairniW R| i the Federal Farm Board, m charge gf ; the administration's program for eas-, ing the, farmers' mortgage burden?, announced Thursday night that the. nine regional loan agents have been, appointed, will receive full instructions by Saturday, and will be on the job in their districts Monday nwyn* 1 ing. Agents in the other three dts-, tricts will be appointed soon. Prepared for Rush The farm loan agents will make their headquarters in the offices pj the federal land banks, of which there are 12. The agents have application blanks ready to be filled out and sre prepared, Mr. Morgenthau said, foj;, a rush of business. Mr. Morgenthau said that Jesse Jones, chairman of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation, has promised hand him a check for $2,000,000 " in an hour after President signs the bill. This will be the advance of »n authorized for direct loans t.o farmers. The other relief plans of i Morgenthau. authorized in the bill and which contemplate the refinancing of up to $3,OQO,Qq<MP of ex, isting farm mortgages at lowered ra,t£S of interest, and temporary waive* o| ^ (Coutiaued on page four) *A «TPg

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