Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on November 25, 1931 · Page 5
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,U<-'I , v>? ,f-i i BOOST ' f yt'Sf* **asrr cotm^BJ •ittt^wdittBtAtt^iA^Mtf^&HMAtfriHitt HOPE'S EKLY US!NESS REVIEW Business Booming At Forest City Merchants Required! to Employ Extra Salesmen to Handle Trade , FORREST CITY—That business Is 'on the upgrade in St. Francis county iis attested by the large shipments of ,'merchandise arriving dally. Stores • 'ore planning series of sales and trade , days, nritl already several firms are displaying Christmas goods. The last two Saturdays have been unusually good bvisincss days, and buying was brisk. The local garment fncory is running lit full capacity, and Ed Aash, operator, expects to double his force. Special orders from New York have been received. The cotton oil mill is being operated day nnd night. Sufficient cottonseed is being bought to run the mill throughout the summer. Expenditures on construction amount to more than $100,000. Work is expected to start within a week on the 553,000 poslof ticc. A $30,000 seed house at the cotton oil mill is nearing completion. Severnl thousand dollars will be spent in erecting a new negro - school. i An apartment house is under construction for Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Kennedy on Forrest street, nnd two residences costing more than $16,000 are ncarihg completion. Throughout the county building on • farms is going forward. Barns and acl- , ditional store houses arc being'erect- ed to liikc care of the large feed crops harvested. More than 1,000,000 bushel;-, of corn has been gathered in St. Francis county, one of the largest crops ever grown. I don't care how fat you arc or how much you hate to get out and walk a couple of miles. If you will take one half teaspoon of Kruschen Salts in a glass of hot water every morning for 4 weeks and cut out pastries, sugar and' fatty meats— You will feel so good^so'energetic and thn urge for act^i^j|jjyHl be :SO great that you 'will 'imrrjdnsely enjoy u dqily 'walk of'fsdvcraljjfflles—and • lose fat. ,, . ':•; ..\... %'ilr-\\' While you .are losing fat'youTwill be . gaining in energy—in enduraricc—in ambition, Yoiu? fkln-:.will.grow clearer and you'f eyes' \$ll s£jrkle with vthe ':good.^e^h!^t : I^«ffiftiWJl>jr>ftS8i ^' you have lakeri one .bottle the old arm chair wjjon't hold, you any moref^you'll want; to be up and doing—you'll 'enjoy work—you'll sleep •like.-a top and prr.bably live years J,oh'g6*,,Get Kruschen at Briant's:-6r*g"-'£torf.or any live druggist irt' ArnerlcVfyl'th-.the understanding that you .triiistibpvjoyfully satisfied or money back.' :,' W. R. Daniels of Richmond Hill, N. Y.. writes: "After 2 bottles of Krus- chcn, I've removed 3 Inches from my belt, feel 25 per cent more 'active, mind • is clearer, eruptions have disappeared. Am 4(i years old' and. f,eel 20 years younger. I get up feeling 100 per cent. Kruschen sure is great!" Adv. Halliburton Shop Is45Years01d Father and Son Built Up Famous Sheet Metal Works for Hope •The finest tradition of the industrial craftsman appears in the history of Halliburton's Sheet Hetal Works, 116 East Division street— where a single business has been carried on by father and son for 45 years. The late Cory Halliburton founded a tin shop here half n century ago, when Hope was n s tiny village. And 32 years ago a newspaper writer, just as today, was arranging nn advertisement and writing a story for Halll- hurlon's Sheet Metal Works in the first edition of this newspaper. Today the business is owned and operated by Ira Halliburton. He joined his father in 1019, after returning from the war. Ira learned IMS trade under the master craftsman of his own family, and supplemented It with experience and observation in other shops. Striking out from his home town before the wnr, Ira worked in the tin shops of Tulsa, throughout Oklahoma and Missouri, and after his army service returned home to become his father's partner. There are usually three men in the shot today. They manufacture tnctal roofs, ventilators, gutters, cornices and tanks for buildings in 20 Southwest Arkansas counties. In that shop you may see the parts of-a metal roof for a school building in Magnolia, or a ventilator for a courthouse in Arkadelphia. In this place is a magic wand that whips flat metal into familiar shapes, and builds for any man a special job that often cannot be bought anywhere else. Every season the farmers of Southwest Arkansas' buy a few sorghum- pans at Hope stores, and have about as many more made in Ira Halliburton's Metal Works. But the summer of 1931 there was the world's greatest crop of sorghum, thanks to the memory of last year's drouth—and there was a run o sorghum-pans that may never be equalled. All the ready-made stocks in Hope were cleaned out. and the farmers checked it up to Ira. He made and .delivered on special order 3C big sorghum-pans, some of r lhe them the largest .ever .constructed : ifi this part of the country. 1 Anothtrj. business that the metal ;shop has pioneered in Hope is the re- 'palr, and rebuilding of, automobile radiators. Catching the motor indusy A Wizard Shop for Metal Work t? —Photo by Shipley New "Realistic" Crootuenole Permanent Waving Machine Don't leave town to get your Realistic permanent wave! We can now jive you the new, genuine Realistic Permanent. MARINELLO Beauty Shop Phone 151 »caw.;'<.-, - *' - i • "Among, the most artistic jobs performed by Mr. Halliburton and his men are some of the metal tile roofs on buildings here and elsewhere in this section of the state. They appeal- to be of red stone tile. Actually they are of metal. This light, permanent roof, needs no special bracing such as may be required by the heavier materials. Yet it gives a beautful touch to many a public building and private home. School Takes Over Paper to Raise Student Fund - CRESTON, Wash.-(tf>)—Creston high school has taken over this town's only newspaper in the hope of reducing the student body indebtedness. For several years the students have given dances, used athletic department surpluses and probed other income sources without complete success. Mrs. Inez Creston, business manager of The News, resigned and the owner permitted the students to take over the management. A group will take charge of all local news, advertsiing and circulation, World Recovery Due, Says Grandi Italian Foreign Minister Feels 'Power of United Action' in America NEW YORK.— (ff) —His confidence in world recovery, said' Dino Grandi, Italian foreign minister, in an address Monday night, "has been intensified and strengthened to a degree as I never dared to hope" since he arrived en American soil. "Here I have felt, in wour statesmen and in your people, that manhood, that intelligence, that power of united action on which your great nation was built and which represent today one of the basic forces of our civilization," he said. "AH who love and understand this civilization can formulate but one wish, that the vital energies of America and Europe become united ana" that'the common cause of labor and peace amongst men shall triumph." In that manner the black-bearded ycung diplomat concluded a speech before the Council of B'oreifm Relations at the Ritz-Carlton hotel on the first day of a four-day visit here before returning to Italy. • •'1 believe we' have reached a'stage i.of, civilization ,tvhen we can discuss '{DFOblehplii qf international-jflplicy freely Syi)fhou£>rurining &e danger:.of oufirc- .marks being interpreted "as criticisms of other nations," he said. "And 'when I say that in the nost- war years grave mistakes have be^n made in the attitude taken toward the problems of peace and reconstruction, you certainly will understand my re- narks as being of a general charac- er. The fact is Europe has experienced in these years grave economic and 1 roltical troubles which a more inteil- gent, more moderate, I might say a norc pnnerous policy would have avoided." Italy's disarmament policy, ho said, is based on justice. "We have declared that Italy was re-idy to reduce lire armaments," he continued, "to reduce her military budget to the lowest level, provided an equitable balance of military strength could he reached umonc nations. To this principle we are and will remain faithful." He cited statistics to show the arma- monts of 27 nations had' increased Sl.- COO.OOO in outlay between 1913 and 1928 and asked: "Ought we be indifferent to such an alarming phenomenon?" Drive in For Service Headquarters For Auto Service Gulf No-Nox Gulf Pride Oil That Good Gulf Gas Bundy Service Station Third and Hazel Phone 264 Tiic "four major problems before us" he listed as: The problem of the financial obligations arising from the war, the problem, of security, the problem of reduction and limitation (f armaments, and the problem of cco- Kcmic co-operations." About 5,000 persons were gathered outside the Pennsylvania railroad station to greet Signor Grandi and his wife as they arrived from Baltimore at an hour when the streets were oowded with office workers out for lunch. The station was guarded by 150 uniformed police, a number of plain clothes men and 25 railway police, hut there was no disorder. Russian Wheat Is Seen as Threat Spring Wheat Makes Three-Fourths of Russian Crop Acreage By FRANK I. WHEELER (Associated Press Farm Editor) WASHINGTON.—(/P)—In view of the Soviet government's export practice last year and its avowed policy of paying industrial debts from the sale of agricultural commodities, trade observers still see a thr'eat in Russian grain. For one thing, the Russians seeded 5,000,000 acres more spring wheat alone in 1931 than the year before when they produced 1,000,000,000 bushels of wheat for the largest yields in the world and exported almost 100,000,000 bushels. Spring wheat cakes up three-fourths of the Russian crop and is the chief source of Soviet export grain. It is 1931 spring wheat which Russia has, been exporting and so far this year' f\\c has shipped out more than half the total amount last^year. There has ben drouth in the spring wheat area. Once that meant ruin in Russia, but the Soviets have applied, scientific farming methods—the deep' plowing, correct fertilizing and pro-^ per cultivation depended upon ; tQj counteract drouth.- •• ••'•', 'Theii* spring wheat area this year was larger than the entire acreage of till wheats in the United States. Soviet fall seeding of grain, which includes winter wheat, was estimated at. 82,408,000 acres up to October 15. While that was but 78 per cent of the ambitious "plan" it was 82 per cent of last year's total winter sown j acreage. If Russia follows her 1930 program she may be expected to export from :his crop. Winter wheat around the Black Sea was of excellent quality then and early 1931 exports of it kept Russian grain coming into world markets for the entire year. The enormity of Russian seeding may be seen in the preliminary estimate of 235,443,000 acres of all grains in 1931 compared with 213,496,000 in 19HO, an increase of 10 per cent, Russian wheat in itself is not considered sufficient to break the world other exporting countries is that it takes up the slack when there is a market. Its threat to the United States and crop failure elsewhere and dams back its own weight in the exports of other countries—chiefly the United States and Canada. Since Russia has seen a huge shipper of grain unsold to the United Kingdom recent cancellation of forward commitments is not always considered significant. She frequently withdrew from the market last year only to come back when her boats and storehouses cleared. "Platinum Blonde" Audacious Comedy Arkansas Seed to An Unnamed Buyer St. Francis Association Savs. Price $2 Above Memphis Figure MKMPHIS, Tenn.—{#•)—Announce- ment'was made Fridav night by W. B. Rhodes, secretary of the St, Fl'an- ch? (Arkansas) Delta Cottonseed Association, that a price $2 a ton aboye the price paid by Memphis mills, had been obtained for 40 cars of Arkansas fi°ed marketed through the association. Negotiations seeking a market elsewhere for cottonseed produced in the Arkansas delta region was undertaken by the association several days ago because of dissatisfaction expressed by planters and ginners in that section over quotations given by mills here. Millmen here countered Friday night with detailed figures of the revenue to them of products obtained in support of their contention that no higher price could be paid here for Arkansas seed. Stamp* Plan* Union Thanksgiving Program STAMPS-A union MisWtsgtving service will be held her* at «:M a* til. Thanksgiving Day at th6h First Methodist church, by Rev. 3, T. Rogers. Members of oih« churches in town will participate In the service with Rev. Byron B. Go*, pastor of the First Baptist chiM-cH, being in charge of the program..- All added feattires will be a Thanksgiving Day proclamation reading by. Mrs, Frank Ogden, Jr. Choir members will have special Thanksgiving anthetris for the occasion. Mr. Rhodes did not reveal the name of the purchaser of the 40, cars. Brightly audacious, ' romantically dramatic and cleverly and generously humorous is the attraction that opens Thursday at the Saenger theatre "Platinum Blonde," produced by Columbia pictures, is the film that stands up under,- this barrage of virtues, with one or its dominant virtues being the performance of Robert Williams, who did so nobly in "Rebound." and "Devotion" and tops these with his biggest in "Platlrium Blonde.' What a choice sense of humor this boy has. Every movement and every bit of dialogue he utters contributes to what may easily be considered cn<3 of the seasons perfect screen characterizations. He has been aided in no small measure by the ultra-sophisticated dialogue that Robert Riskin provided for the story by Harry E. Chandlee and Douglas W. Church- i ill. But there ars ways and ways of interpretation and Williams has captured the way! The charming and beautiful Loretta Young and the glamorous Jean Harlow are the two young ladies who get Williams into and out of complications in a r-tory of how a delightful independent person—a genuine "free soul"— gets caught in a gilded cage and is pretty nearly smothered. Jean Harlow is the society heiress .who marries the careless, care-free, happy reporter because he is So different from any ..of the men in her • get, She;then.proceeds.to pattern,him after them. Loretta. '.Young, the sob sister on Williams' paper who has loved him all along, has to stand by and content herself with being his sympathetic pal. Eventually, however, the young man rebels and breaks out of his cage and finds love and sympathy with the pal whose feminine qualities he had been utterly blind to until his vote's jealousy called his attention to them. The production is beautifully mounted. Sets of unusual splendor 'orm the background and some novel camera angles and effects are introduced by Joseph Walker. ' Jo Swerling as the adaptor of the Chandlee- Churchill story and Dorothy Howell "The mill that bought the seed has insisted that we not reveal' its identity," he said. C. C. Twist, association president, said that complaints against Memphis mills were being prepared for presentation before W. W. Sheppard of the Federal Trade Commission who is conducting hearings at Memphis. Sought Agreement Over Carrier Wages Failure NEW YORK.—(/P)—The effort of railway labor leaders and railway presidents to arrive at an agreement on wages for the carriers' employees apparently broke down Sunday. D. B. Robertson, chairman of .the ailway labor executives' associatio.n, nformed Daniel Willard, chairman of ic special committee of railroad, ek- cutives, that labor could! not accept he proposed 10 per cent reduction n wages because if was noK given jroper "assurance that the money hus saved would be applied either to ncrease employment, or even to sta- nlize existing employment." Makes Sale* ft* Newspaper ii f i> ft if* MQRRILTON-A* business in this sectioft'( as good or belter that States generally, the of the J. C. Penney ) first in sales volume in the United States, of October, 1931, ac mation received .frorti. ney headquarters ocal manager. Other Arkansas t C. Penney stores are .. same classification JUf.,1 Hope, Arkadelphia taujil Only local newspaper'a used by the Mdrritt& store td make this record. as the continuity writer, did inspiring jobs and, as mentioned before, Robert Riskin's dialogue is matchless. Loretta Young is exquisite and adorable as the sob sister. Beautiful, as always, she is also a charming anc capable actress. Jean Harlow, Louise Closser Hale, Donald Dillaway, Claud Allister, Edmund Beese and Walter Catlett all do their part to make "Platinum Blonde" the happy success that it is. Your Gas Company IS AT YOUR SERVICE AT ALL TIMES TO MEET YOUR NEEDS It costs you absolutely nothing to get our advice upon methods or securing the greatest amount of service from the smallest amount of fuel. The suggestion of our experts on gas matters is yours for the asking. Arkansas Natural Gas Corp. A Cities Service Unit • The Spring Hill school is staging a benefit .school Carnical Friday night, November 27th. Students and the faculty are giving a minstrel show, the feature attraction of the event. There will be several side show attractions and booths for the sale of refreshments. All proceeds will go to a fund to buy athletic and school equipment. LOCK SHINGLES BIRD TWIN Mi:dtrni/.c your home this practical way. A roof of this type gives yo uthe protection you need and because of its attractiveness you will experience a new pride in your home. There's a Bird Roof for Every Type of Building. HOPE RETAIL LUMBER YARD J. M. Harbin, Mgr. Phone 173 Phone 314 HOPE TRANSFER & STORAGE CO. E. G. Coop, Mgr. WE EXCHANGE Meal or Flour for shelled milling corn. We'll grind your corn into meal. SOUTHERN GRAIN & Produce Co. Phone 248 EXPERT BATTERY SERVICE Lester Rhodes in charge (Most experienced buttery man in town) LUCK'S SERVICE STATION Car Washing-Greasing $1.50 Phone 485 It's Safe to Be Hungry At The CHECKERED CAFE Plate Lunch 35c Try as you may, you can't find a gift that will mean quite so much to your friends as your portrait- it is you. It's none too early now to arrange for Christmas portraits The Shipley Studio Phone 359 for Appointment EXCEL Guaranteed for o defects! Also guara bursting, freezing. <* i Bigger cooling system equipment co Radiator Repair K ALLIBUR Sheet Metal Mk ' ' Phone 6 MOVING ONWARD- ,, ,*,»'! > tf h ' For Every Type of Motor That Good Gulf Gasoline For More Power Gulf No-Nox—Ethyl Stops Knocks Gulf Supreme Motor Oil For a Smooth Running Motor Gulf Refining Company M. S. Bates, Agent Phone 24 or 934 More Bread For Your Money Blue Ribbon Bread, and other City Bakery products, give you more ounces of better quality bread for the same money. Ask for the home bread at your grocers, and you'll tave money! CITY BAKERY Bakers of Blue Ribbon Bread ( , • . ' ' ; • ' 'i. »*' <i *• Back of the button you press ; so confidently to put Electricity to < there is a teaming activity, to all kinds of weather.,' Mne ar--« move constantly to keep this, boundless energy ttowmgu home without a momentary pause and never a protracted »i Men turning Hempstead county timer fuel into electricity-! irig the plant in efficient running condition—keepig the'line class repair. ' * You snip a switch and; rrriotor whirls to work for you at v „ a few pennies an hour! .And what work! Cleaning, washing, ,8 ironing-what household task remains that a little Electeic|$Qt cannot do. Quicker, better, cheaper, at our low rates. . ,^^' fl t, i,, ,n } v ,'t$ Make This an Electrical Christmas! Hope Water & Light Plant Dedicated to Service at a .Low Cost WANTED 1500 Bushels of Snap Corn Will pay cash at the Market Price Phone 230 HOPE BRICK WORKS Manufacturers of * Cotton SeedProducts and Quality Fertilizers QUAPAW FERTILIZERS TEMPLE Cotton Oil Co. B. L. Kaufman, Manager U. S, Government Bonded Cotton Warehouse .Standard and High Density Compress Automatic Sprinkler System Cheapest Insurance Rate in Arkansas Union Compress and Warehouse Company H. 0. Kyler, Manager Phone

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