Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on December 19, 1931 · Page 2
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.„- ,.^i.jvj?. » Staf PttbliSWtai Cd, fcife, lira), «t SIT ; South Main strtet, •Hog klttaf seems to be the «nto> the df». Atfct ^ WASHBUKNTEdKo* .ltd 1 __ — matter at the pMtofflee at H«pa,s ftittef tht Act of March a. 1897. Associated l*rts»: The Associated Pr*M Is ft* IHifclicdrtian of mil new* flispawhet credHM " "to thi* ftpe* and also the load Mw* iWWUhW ' 6f spedal Dispatches herste wfe also of > ttj!W&at«*,.ft«!.i Charges will be tMHte lar all tribute, *ard* 1 oltttfBttl, W memorials, concerning iie darted. t£ttifi*eltl lid » tWi^cy in th* news toluWra to protect tirttt Mtdert of ¥fttei*4Udng memorials. The Star disclaims respK*Ut>ult? ' o* teatm of any Unsolicited maatufcrlpts. (Always Payable in Advance?: By city MtftteY, pw **M -.-«- **' 7S! one ye6r * s - 00 - fi y mail « to Herapstead, Nevada, ^Mffler and LaRiyette etfuBtlSs. &00 per year, elsewhere $5.00. Is an institution developed by modem clviliMtlon to ****• «««««« «nd itttiaitiy, through wlflely to furnish that check upoh gowiimwit wlilch bag ever been able to Drovide."-CoL R. R. McConnick. The Star VPlafform tte t*Xnue* of the *muni4pal^t«u>tr jUant to develop the <««» *H*« rwoUrtes of Hop*. *M$>i * tti/ *«»«*»«** »* Ml, ond impromrtiMitaTV conrflfionj in tntd btainets back-yards. the Chamber of. Commerce. COUNTY county highway program providing for the consrtuctton of a * rt - toeaflller *°«* eacl * t/eor, to gradually reduce the 4 economic support for every scientific •orirultunU offen practical benefits to Hempttead county'* gre*te$t ^Encourage farmer organizations, believing that co-operative t at practical is the country as it is in town. ""'* * * 'B m A m n effort S T ATE progrw on the state highway program. >' f", ^Fea^letg tax reform, and a more efficient government through the , budget *ygtem°6f expenditures. f^" Frte Arkansas'from hte cattle tick. Eight Months After jfctt/lMJAM R. ATKINS entered the penitentiary Friday, and (-{"I? The Star considers the cause of good government to 'have been well served. ,The McCaskill banker was sentenced in Hempstead cir< £tut cottrt on Monday, April 13 last. A lot of things happened i that week. The next day, Tuesday, April 14, Atkins went to Little *th Ms "attorney, and before night he was a'free man around the streets of the state capital although bnly ' ir hours before a circuit judge had solemnly sent- to four years in state prison. 'He had been given an indefinite furlough by the acting ^governor, Lieut-Gov. Lawrence Wilson. "'•' ' News 'of that furloguh reached Hope in the Arkansas ypnuKrat "Wednesday, April 15—but it was not until Thurs- lay, April 16 'that The Star identified the man freed at Little lock a* being the trast officer who went south with the funds lot a local rural bank. . • Oar-editorial of the 16th "congratulating" the lieutenant" Vyjras-telegraphed;totattle Rockand appeared in.the ^«^js^e<^^i;un^r1|: top-headline the following niDrn- ;,-HlJr, Friday, April 17. The rumble heard around the state ||becanieva great scandal—and i:he politicians went for coyer, *|We mention the-1(3(izefte : in this connection, and the Gazette's jHope^ correspondent Talbot Feild, because their co-operation '.helped wonderfully. -If the newspapers generally stick to'""*' w "", it is only- because most of the public sticks toegther when a completely rotten fraud lines up the people on one | > side and the politicians on the other. f , The deed that freed Atkin's'was done in a moment. But Vf it took eight months to get him back to the penitentary. t."; In this connection it would be well to recall that the U biggest part of The Star's expose was the spiking of the poli- p, 'ticians' claim that the furlough was granted on a "petition" ^"^fromihia county. This newspaper forced the lieutenant-gov- <•• ^.ernor to publish his alleged petition, and although he said it ^/Contained "several hundred names" it actually showed only §|**105 names—and we further showeet that at the time he grant/Ved this executive clemency he had in his files a petition op- >f< posing clemency of more than 160 names! * ' The law of Arkansas says that before the governor may <"M " grant a pardon the list of petitioners from the prisoner's ', home county must be published in the newspaper of thai K, county, and then after a suitable time the pardon may be * granted. 'Rie purpose of the law is clear. It sought to prevenl H pardons from being issued secretly and under corrupt cir;, cumstances. It sought to compel people who aided criminals ¥ to get out in the open with their aid. & If a man is deserving of a pardon then you and I, if we / sign his petition, can have no objection to letting the home community know just where we stand. r \ Responsibility for law and order rests with the local community! The law of Arkansas in effect says that—anc we have just closed up a pardon scandal case which proves i1 truer ever day. But the politicians have dodged the law. Instead of granting pardons, which the law specifically recognizes, they grant "indefinite furloughs," which are the same thing as a pardon, but never have been defined by law. So the publication clause of the pardon law fails to govern "indefinite furloughs," and through this loop-hole our state politicians have been frustrating the courts and bamboozling the people, except; when some newspaper rises up and slams the door in a startled politician's face. will say that the cure for this evil is to have the leg 4< The Hme, the Phice,and- M --— •— ' "~'"""°** J ltl»Jiil i lull"•••""!• •• Announce 1931 AH-Awerk an Do You TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO Misses rHazel Johnson and Edna Ca- Grone arrived'.home yesterday from Galloway ^College-for the holidays. : Miss Carrie White came home-from Salloway College Friday to spend the holidays. Miss Nora ;Dudley arrived home last night; from Ouachita College for, the Sharps and Flats A Department In Which The Editor of The Star Plays His Own Piano ... Bragg Weaver, who is attending col. ege at Arkadelphia, is at home for the 'holidays. TEN YEARS AGO O.'' C." Bailey,, former circuit clerk of Hempstead 'county, tiow- residing at « N Boaasj'TsP1i! .Hope^ioififcr 6rV busi- ' ness; ' . Mr. and ^ Mrs. • John ' Spragins of Rock, who were recently mar- islature amend the pardon law so that it covers "indefinite 'furloughs." Perhaps so. But a surer remedy is to demand of a candidate for governor or lieutenant-governor that during his campaign he pledge himself to call a pardon a pardon, to observe the original portion law, and pledge himself never to issue an "in definite furlough." This newspaper will exact that pledge of any candidate it chooses in the next campaign, both for governor and lieutenant^governor. events. And the people will be wise if they watch for coming Corn and Aiitos AN V/r< of the most interesting bits of statistics presented recently cornea from Robley Winfrey of the f Iowa State College Engineering Experiment Station, who has discovered that Iowa's annual automobile bill exceeds its annual income from the famous Iowa corn crop. Thug, in 1930, the people of Iowa spent more than $290,000,000 on their autoa. The average income derived from Iowa corn comes to about $255,000,000. Just what may be the significance of all this—if.indeeel it has any significance—is not clear. But it is, as we say, interesting. It illustrate? in a graphic way the thoroughness with which a great agricultural state has become motorized. ried, will spend : Christmas in • Hope, with his 'parents, Mr; and Mrs. George S. Spragins. G. B. Fontaine, of Ozan, was a business visitor to Hope today. Miss Lula-Kate Warren will return tonight 'from Fort Worth, Texas, where she is a student at the Texas Woman's College, to spend the holidays with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. Q. Warren. Goodlett Dildy, who is a student at a well-known military school at Mex. ieo, Mo.', is at home for the holidays. Miss Wyble Wimberly, daughter of MJ>, and Mrs. Joe Wimberly, and a student of Hope high school, was seriously burned when her clothing caught fire from a gas stove at their home on West Avenue B. street. BodcawNo 1 Health is very good in this community at this writing. Floyd Fuller returned to his home in, Dallas Sunday after attending the funeral of his father. Miss Ona Galloway returned to her home in Stamps Saturday after spending a few days with her aunt, Mrs. S. L. Fuller. We are very sorry to say. that Mr. and Mrs. George Pickard are moving from our community to Corrinth. Mr. and Mrs. Edd Russel spent Tuesday with their son Chester. Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Fuller are moving into the house with his mother, Mrs. S. L. Fuller, Mr. and Mrs, A. J. Fuller spent Sunday night with Mr. and Mrs. D. B. Bailey. Quite a few in this community have killed hogs. Mr. and Mrs. H. R. Fuller of Hope spent Monday with Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Fuller. Miss Audra Fuller spent Tuesday night with Miss Louise Munn of Bodcaw No. 2. Miss Eula Mitchell called on Mrs. John Huckabee Monday morning. One of the fictions around a newspaper off ice is that a newspaper makes an easy road to the writing of fiction. From what I have observed, it is about like any other rood— long and hard, consuming an entire life-time, and the travelers along that road are rewarded according to their various talents. :.**»«, ; -.;> • '<! I was thinking of that Thursday night watching the story, of "Twen'ty- Foiir Hours' unfold on the screen at the Saenger theater. - Taken from a novel by Louis Bromfield, it was adapted! to the screen by Louis Weit- zenkom, from my home town. .-; ' Louis Weitzenkorn also wrote "Five-Star Flhal;" v/hich "comes" Saenger January 17-18. He wrote-i it originally • as a stage play which ran all last year in New York. It waa a very great success, and I presume Weitzenkorn has made a fortune out of the play and the motion picture. Weitzenkorn is • the son of millionaire department store owner 'in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.- He was several years older than me, and his crowd of boys -went-off to school before any of our crowd really got to know them. ' Weitzenkorn became a newspaper, man. He was literary editor of the New York World when I met him one winter day in New York in 1922. Already I had heard something of his career. He .had had one stroke of. good fortune, selling seven stories to the old Metropolitan magazine— but "click," and from that time tintil now 'I think he has supported himself en tirely from a newspaper man's salary —until his writing of "The -Five-Star Final.' Few people who interest themselves casually in the writing of fiction ever stop to think of the years of toil pu in 'by those who actually :'reach the top. Weitzenkorn was a Jew. He married a Catholic girl, in New York and his family back in Wilkes-Barre ostracized him. Men ar,e with equal'facility kicked out of the synagogue,'the Catholic cathedral, «r -our own Protestant churches. Weitzenkorn was thus kick, ed out. '.;,'. - . - .-,^.. >• ,.-..' . But hW wife died. He married Jewish girl—and 'his family invitee him to' -return home. As I recall, Weitzenkprn told his family jusl about-what you would expect a man to -tell 'them under the circumstances. From one point of view, his career is -distressing. Religious and .family rows don't make-pleasant reading. ,'From anqtljer point of view, there is a {ouch', of'humor to his story. Now he is famous, his family and home town are proud of him—and I suppose he had to go home in spite of himself. And from still a third* point of view, I recollect he has been fifteen years or more getting on to wherever he is today. And that's- a most respectable time to anyone 'who imagines after that came the drouth. He didn't field. there is an easy road to success in any Battle Field Mr. and Mrs. Hansel Rogers from El Dorado have been recent visitors with relatives at this place. Mr. and Mrs. Ben McBay were the Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence McBay. Mrs. W. M. Malone from Plain Dealing, La., spent last Wednesday night with Mrs. Clara Roe. Mr. and Mrs. Hampton Rogers of El Dorado spent a few days last week with relatives of this place. Mrs. Katie Henderson returned to h*r home at B. W. Springs, Jr., Sunday after an extended visit with relatives at Nashville. Calvin Springs left Monday for a visit with relatives at Nashville. jrfr. and Mrs. Malone from Plain Dealing, La., spent last Wednesday night at the home of B. W. Springs, Jr., Mrs. Malone will be remembered Mt. Moriah Here I come again after several week absence. Health in this community is good at present excepting Miss Thelma Biddle who is suffering from tonsilitis. We hope she will soon recover. Mrs. Ella Hackney, Mrs. Henry Edwards and Mrs. Brighten Black motor- e dto Waldo and Camden Monday to see the damaged places, which resulted from the tornado that swept through there Sunday morning. Misses Denver Fuller, Myrtice Calhoun and Marillia Taylor wre the guests of Miss Bonnie Darby Thursday night. The birthday party given by Miss Inez Fuller Friday night, was well at- tfended and enjoyed by all- Mr, and Mrs. O. Y. Darby and family spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. R. D. Ellis and family of Union. Among those visiting at the home of Miss Thelma Biddle, Sunday was Miss Inez Fuller, Evelyn Tomlin, Mary Ann Martin and Mildred Stewart, Harlie Amons and Felts Hart. Miss Mary Ann Martin of Laneburg was the week end guest of Inez Fuller. Miss Mildred Stewart of Button by her many Venabee. friends as Miss John Morgan from Evening [hade is spending a few days with her daughter, Mrs. Edd Turner. spent the week end with Evelyn Tomlin. We're sorry to learn that Mr. and Mrs. O. Y. Darby and family are going to move near Camden, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Hawley and family of Rosston are going to move where Darbys are now living. We'll be glad to have them move into our community. Miss Willie Dale Dillard of Rosston was the week end guest of Mrs. Henry Edwards. Miss Bonnie Darby spent Friday and Friday night with Misses Denver and Inez Fuller. The Ladies Missionary Spciety held their regular meeting at Mrs. Nellie Whites Saturday afternoon. Hog killing seems to be the order of the day in this community. Our singing is still progressing nicely. We were very glad to rave the Rosgton singers and yother visitors with us last Sunday night, but was very sorry that Miss Marlar and the Sutton class couldn't be with us. Everyone is invited to come every Sunday night. Mr*. John Jackson called on O. Y. Darby Tuesday nwrnini:. Qwen Ingram was the Saturday tons on its back. night guest of Mr. and Mrs. Chamberlain of Prescott. R. B. Black and- M. U.Tomlin called on Mi\ and Mrs. John Jackson Sunday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Lester Purtle spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Sid Waters of Rosston. Corinth Health is good in this community at this writing. Born to Mr. and Mrs, Bascom Brackman a baby girlFriday night baby and mother are doing very well. Mrs. Ann is Marler and Mrs. Mertel Martin spent the day with Mrs. Lener Brockman Sunday. Miss Alta McMillan called on her mother Sunday, Mrs. Bird McMillan, Miss McMillan is teaching school at Waldo. They are hindered a few days on account of the storm that went through there Saturday night. Mrs. D. S. Easterling spent Sunday with her neice, Mrs. Harrison. Clayton Easterling made a business trip to town Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Buck Miller are spending a few days with her mother and father, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Martin. Mr. and.Mrs. Clayton Easterling and family spent Sunday with Jim Easterling. Patmos Bro. Season of Waldo failed to fill his appointment here Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. L. D. Rider spent Sunday afternoon with Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Rider. Charley Middlebrooks was a Hope visitor Saturday. Mr«. A. N. Rider was a WaloVj visitor Monday. Oscar Rider is building Wallace Lewis a new house. Several enjoyed singing here Friday night. Everyone is invited to come each Friday night and sing. Alfred Vines will move Monday over near Falcon. Ueola McCellan from New Jersey is visiting his brother, S. O. McClellan. Science has classified more than 20,000 varieties of ocean creatures. The average elephant can haul 15 ton, lift half a too and carry three «f Rosston, Ark., On* Among Eleven Finally Selected NEW YORK-Selectlons for Collier's fottall team, which is a perpetuation of Ihe original All-America founded by Walter Camp, were an* nouneed Friday. The players chosen re! s Backs: Wood, Harvard, quartergack, Schwartz, Notre Daiiie, left halfback; Rerttner, Northwestern, right halfback; Shaver, Southern California, fulltwek. Ends: Dalfymple, Tulane, left end, native of Rosston, Arkansas; Smith, Georgia, right end. Line: Quatse, Pittsburgh, left tackle Schwegler, Washington, right tackle; Munn, Minnesota, left guard, Hick, man, Tennessee, right guard; Morrison, Michigan, center. The eleven men finally selected for the Walter Camp gold footballs are credited by the. judges with having "a greater combination of speed and power than any team named In years." Dalrymple is the only man on the 1931 list who also appeared on the All-America last year. Credit for the most spectacular Gcia.ogrvt elnaFgsh sh shrd shrd hh play of the season goes to a star -who is not selected for the team. "The greatest run of the year," say the judges, "was made by Ray Sleeker of the Army in the game against Notre Dame." The football season of 1931 is characterized by the selection committee as "bewildering," owing to the fact that many strong teams which began the campaign with a dash, finished sprawled out. "Notre Dame started with a wild sweep and then fell before Southern California and the Army," the judges comment. "Yale won no major game up to her Harvard test and Harvard had won every game until the Yale meeting, yet it was' the Blue that fluttered above the Crimson when the two met. "Tulane alone, with its speed and smoothness, finished November at full -strnegth. The wear and tear showed on Georgia, Notre Dame, Northwestern and Harvard to a warked degree, and ail this must be taken into consideration when one starts • to consider the , work of individual stars. They often rise and fall as their teams rise and fall, for they are all a part of the organization which they represent. "There were more than the usual number of Injuries this year, due in part to ineorect blocking, the hardest and roughest part of the game. The West Coast again proved its strength with victories over Minnesota, Notre Dame and Darmouth. The South had one of Its -greatest years. The Mid-, west had a strong 'general average. The East was more spotty 'than usual The closest competition for th prized ,£0ld trophies designed _ iwaiter.' Caijip crime among the en selection. Dalrymple. was out in fron with something to spare. But Smitl Orsi and Cronkite were in a driv ing finish and Smith of Georgia wa finall ygiven the edge in considera tion of the terrific schedule he had t face, whch included ten hard -game and almost no respite from one wee to another. The comment of the judges on thei other selections is as follows: "Naturally the backfield battle wa close. If Shaver had been placed a quarterback, Gene McEver of Ten nessee would have drawn the full back assignment. Morton of Dart mouth was nearest Wood in the Eas but Wood rose to breater heights a :imes and his all-around effective ness as a team director was more con istent. Ray Sleeker of the Army anc Mckard of Harvard were two othei outstanding stars. It has been a long time since any All-America backfield had such n liversity of skill as Rentner, Schwartz and Shaver can show. Each of- the jacks selected was forced to face leavy schedule. "The battle for line positions was ust as keen as the battle of the backs 'he final selection brought out one emarkable turn—this is probably the eaviest All-America line ever ected, and yet one of the fastest and one of the most aggressive. The av erage weight of the line from tackl .o tackle is 215T pounds and yet then sn't a slow-moving man in thi roup." In addition to the eleven men nam ed for the awards, the following players were judged to be "of all-merica alibre," and were considered in mak n gthe final choice. Halfbacks—Booth, Yale; Sleeker Army; McEver, Tennessee; Pinckert louthern California; Zimmerman, Tu- ane; Auker, Kansas Stale; Koy 1 exas; Mason, S. M. U.; Crickard larvard; Murphy, Fordham; Grossman, Rulgers; McCall, Dartmouth Caddel, Stanford; Henderson, Vanderbilt; Mott, Georgia; Reider, Pittsburgh; Viviano, Cornell; Ferraro, Cornell; Hinkle, Bucknell; Weller, Haskell; Moffat, Stanford. Fullbacks—Cain, Alabama; Felts Tulane. Stanford; Hewitt, Michigan Manders, Minnesota. Quarterbacks — Morton, Dartmouth Mohler, Southern California; Downs Georgia; O'Connell, Holy Cross; Cramer, Ohio Stale. Centers—Yarr, Noire Dame; Miller, Purdue; McDuffee, Columbia; Chalmers, N. Y. U.; Niblell, Georgia Tech.; Medanich, California; Gracey, Vanderbilt; Lodrigues, Tulane. Guards—Baker, Southern California; WilllsvBit boys and girli baikettortt team played Dmerson Saturday tilth* en the local eoUrt. winning blth games The F. -T. A. held their fejular monthly meeting Tuesday. Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Gay and son, <jf Haps, spent Sunday fUfht with •their p««*nts, Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Thompson. Mr. and Mrs. Willie Simpson and family spent Sunday with Mr. and Mr*. Pascal Simpson. W. 5. Simpson, Edgar Thompson, and Etbln Franks made n business trip to Hope Tuesday. The fiddlers contest will be held at Wllllsville oh Wednesday flight December 23. There will also be a program and 'several ball games ljr» the! afternoon. The teams playing are: Rosston girls *s. WlllUville; Rosston hoys vs. McNeil; Willlsville boys Vs. Waldo. ' i M'r. and Mrs. J. B. Sllvey and daughter, 'Ruth Edna, and Mrs. Nora Waters and son, Roy, visited Mr. and Mrs. Deward Sllvey at Hockey Mound Sunday and also Mr. and Mrs. Leward Sllvey of Hope. Several of this place went to Waldo Sunday. They foun dthe, town badly damaged • from the storm Saturday night. The pyramids of Egypt and the Brest Wall of China were Said to have been built during periods of depression to relieve unemployment. Hoffman, Nolredame; Summerfelt and Trice, Army; Grenda, Columbia; Sea- fide, Tulane; Mattox and Leathers, Georgia; Rolan, Yale. TACKLES—MacMurdo, Pittsburgh; Krause and Murth, Notre Dame; Price Array; Hardy, Harvard; Saunders, Tennessee; Edwards, Washington Slale, Leyendecker, Vanderbilt; Wilbur, Yale; Colehower, Pennsylvania; Riley and Marvil, Northwestern; Rhea Nebraska; Wright, Kentucky. Ends—Barres, Yale; Ronkite, Kansas State; Orsi, Colgate; Haynes, Tulane; Vavaleri, Holy Cross; Kosky, Notre Dame; Moss, Perdue; Biblett, Penn. * *»*• Ants have been observed to set broken legs of injured companions in a kind of plaster. NOTICE Notice is hereby given that persunnt to the authority contained in the de- te of the Hempstead Chancery Court, made and rendered on the llth. day of December, 1931, In a certain cause therein pending wherein The Midland Savings & Loan Company is plaintiff and T. L. Rhodes, Ruth Grace Rhodes and J. D. Barlow are defendants, the undersigned will on Monday January 4th, 1932, at the front door of the Hempstead County Court House, between the hours fixed by law for judicial sales, sell to the highest bidder, upon a credit of three months the following lands lying and being situated in said County, to wit: Lots Numbered Seven (7) In Block Lettered "B" in Carrigan's Addition to the town of Hope, according to the recorded plot thereof; also'Lots Numbered Five (5) and Six (G) in Block Numbered Two (2) in Ruffin's Addition to the City of Hope, according to the recorded plat thereof. Said sale will be subject to the ap proval of the Hempstead Chancerj Court, and the purchaser will be re quired to give note or bond*, wit personal security for the purchas price and a lien will be retained o said land as further security for th payment of said note or bond. Th purchaser may waive said time an pay his bid for said 1 land in cash, le so electes. Given on this live 12th. day of De cember 1931. • WILLIE HARRIS . . Commissioner ;ln Chancery, PRATT P. BACON, Atty., Texarkana. Arkansas, Dec. 12, 19, 26. auction* th* ««ftaih*a 'hi th*' _.___. ttt the t5htt««ry Court of tt«mp* County, WSde wtd fehtewd tfrf fc.4. - « .„ «_ . - - -- *^M~. tiTC vwi In a certain cause Bending therein between ?f State Bank Con Chflite of the Hempeteda Batik it Trust Company •""".„ , kahsas, Insolvent, complainant,, 6nd H. H. Dnrnall, et al., defendtfiti, the undersigned, as Commissioner Of *4ld .Court, will offer for sal« at puttie Vetuhw to the highe«t bldcWf, «rt the front door or entrance of tH« «flt*h* sas Bank & Trust Company BtHUMg, in the City of Hope, Arkansas, In the County of Hempstead, within ; '"'' hotiw prescribed by law for . sales, -on Thursday, the 31at day of December, A. O. 1931, the following described real estate, situated In Hempstead County, Arkansas', to-wlt: The Northwest Quarter of tftte Northwest Quarter (NWV* NWW of Section Twelve (12), Township Twelve (12) South, Range Twenty-seven (27) West, containing 40 acres, more or less. The Northwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter (NW)4 SW>/<) of Section Twelve (12), Township Twelve (12) South,. Range Twenty- seven (27) West, containing 40 acres, more or less. The South Half of the Southwest Quarter (SV4 SW%) of Section Twelve (12), Township Twelve (12) South, Range Twenty-seven (27) West,.containing 80 acres, more or lest. All of the above described lands lying in the County of Hempstead and State of Arkansas. TERMS OF SALE: On a credit of three months, the purchaser being required to execute a bond as required by law and the order, and decree of said Court In said cause, with approved security, bearing interest at the rate of 10 per cent per annum from date of sale until paid, and a lien being retained on the premises sold to secure the payment of the purchase money. Given under my hand this 3rd day of December, A. D. 1931. WILLIE HARRIS Commissioner in Chancery. Dec. 5, 12, 19. NOTICE Notice is hereby given that per suant to the authority contained the decree of the Hempstead Chancer Court, made and rendered on the llth day of December, 1931. in -a fcertai cause therein pending wherein Th Midland Savings & Loan Company 1 plantiff and H. R. Oastler and Roxi Oastler ore defendants, the • under signed will on Monday January 1932, at the front door of the Hemp stead County Court House, betweei the hours fixed by law for judicia sales, sell to the highest bidder, upon a credit of three months the following lands lying and being situated in saic County, to wit: Lot Numbered Six (6) in Block Numbered Three (3) in Sullivan's Ad dition to the City of Hope, Arkansas according to the recorded plat thereo Said sale will be subject to the approval of the Hempstead Chancery Court, and the purchaser will be re quired to give note or bond, with personal security for the purchase price and a lien will be retained on said land as further security for the payment of said note or bond. The purchaser may waive said time and pay his bid for said land in cash, if he so elects. Given on this the 12th, day of December 1931. WILLIE HARRIS Commissioner in Chancery. PRATT P. BACON, Ally., Texarkana. Arkansas. Dec. 12, 19, 26. NOTICE Nolice is hereby given lhal persuanl to the authority contained in the decree of the Hempstead Chancery Court, made and rendered on the llthi day of December, 1931, in a certain use therein pending wherein The Midland Savings & Loan Company is plantiff and John Bartlett, Carrie Jartlet and V. A. Pate are defendants, he undersigned will on Monday January 4th, 1932, at the front door of the iempstead Counly Court House, between the hours fixed by law for udicial sales, sell to the highest bidder, upon a credit of three months he following lands lying and being iituated in said County, to wit: Lots Number Ten (10) Eleven, (11) md Twelve (12) in Block Numbered Eighteen (18) in Brookwood Addition o the City of Hope, Arkansas, as the ame now appears upon the plat of aid addition on file and of record in he office of the recorder of said County. Said sale will be subject to the ap- >roval of the Hempstead Chancery ?ourt, and the purchaser will be required to give note or bond, with personal security for the purchase vice and a lien will be retained on said land as further security for the )ayment of said note or bond. The lurchaser may waive said time and iay his bid for said land in cash, it e so electes. Given on this the 12th. day of De- ember 1931. WILLIE HARRIS Commissioner in Chancery. 'RATT P. BACON, Atty., ''exarkana. Arkansas. Dec. 12, 19, 2fi. COMMISSIONER'S SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, That in pursuance of the authority and directions contained in the decretal order of the Chancery Court, of-Hebip- stead County, made and entered on the 6th day of November, A. D. 1931 in a certain cause (No. 2438) then pending therein between El Dorado Building and Loan Association, complainant, and Anna 'Urban, et al., defendants, the undersigned, as Commissioner of said Court, will offer for sale 1 at public vendue to the "lighest bidder, at the front door or entrance ofn-th'e Court House, Washington, Arkansas, -in the County of Hempstead, Within the hours prescribed by law for ;)udicl«l..i»leiM pn Saturday, the;2nd day ol January, A. D. 1932, the fol- . lowing described real' estate, to-wil: '.'-Lot Number Five (5) of-Block Number One'(l) of Johnson's Addition to the City of Hope, Hempstead County, Arkansas. TERMS OF SALE: On a credit of three months, the purchaser being required to execute a bond as required by law and the order and decree of said Court in said cause, with approved security, bearing interest atrthe rate of 10 per cent per annum from date of sale until'paid, and a lein being retained on the premises sold to secure the payment of the purchase money. Given under my hand this 3rd day of December. A. D. 1931. WILLIE HARRIS Commissioner in Chancery. Dec. 5, 19. Rent It! Find It! Buy It! Sell It! • With HOPE STAR WANT ADS The more you tell, The quicker you sell, 1 insertion, lOc per line. minimum 30c 3 insertions, 7c per line, minimum SOc 6 insertions, fie- per line, minimum $1.00 26 insertions, 5c per line, minimum $4.00 (Average 5V4 words to the line) NOTE—Want advertisements accepted over the telephone mcy be charged with the understanding that the bill is payable on presentation of statement, the day of first publication. Phone 768 FOR RENT FOR BENT-Two furnished bed ooms adjoining bath 520 South Main phone 376J 17-lt dh FOR RENT—One nice five room Tick bungalow, South Elm street. Floyd Porterfield. 15-7tc FOR SALE FOR SALE—Three and half acres with six room house, City water,. ights, on gravel highway at a bargain. 4 Bridewell & Henry. FOR SALE—Good grade country iorghum molasses. Three gallons tor 1.00. Apply at Hope Star. It NOTICE NOTIOE—Men's suits cleaned and ressed, delivered SOc, phone 148. lope Steam Laundry. 15-6tp WANTED WANTED-Mrs. G. H. Turner to end one dress to J. L. Green Clewing Co., to be cleaned and pressed btwlutejy free December 21 Itp

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