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S&'W 4** t nii * JUT Vnw CwlWTYpcmnt vj II !(»»$•-to grttthytf fwtat At , " , enter- al«Shian will prob- Mfff a bedsheet. has been left prising ably try to* Gandhi 4 * SBft Wlftt tb Jfltl "fot- W» cduntry" Instead of getttaft mctrrlid. Maybe he's just anticltfttlng the all* mony racket. MeaclliM., t«» M<*»' ehlMge Gantf- stcrs SehM»nc<4 fiviri life tncDftic tt* law has it9 Would you tall a tnari who pays HIS bills on th* flrtt ot the month nn early setttet? Needle b*et ts the Wnd you drlnfc when you Wind up in trie haystack. \ A»h Bldttd Hair LONDON.— t>» latest cHiWi 1H hair shade is the ne wash blomfe tint that is being adopted all over the country. The new color Is not golden, nor yellow, nor platlnurh, tmt a rrtedlum- between these three. It ir.a pale yellow characteristic, o£ the Nordl? race. More than 4000 country women In one section of England have applied forja preparation to turn the! rhalr this new shade. ^ T " the Problem »t G*t*»« 01 th& uii3&riii&Tti€fVt COftfferfeftfiC jve ha *dljFb«efr of * MM to make a believer in er of the ,gun» in the fat east has sounded all ,©ene?a., The e6nietence s dfestoite its nigh lift- df people %ho are hopefully .for r'^al results, has thotnents tn which it looks al"of th&fe-jftt simply because aft impish and sar- S1l«ifMFto droii a inottkey wrench into the nia- ; teasdft lies further back—ahd is more disturb* fei-ees are having, diff realties, not because inter- i affairs have taken & bad turn, but because the world *'"' Mxe to get Hd of Wir» ha* tafekhkl the job k ' .. -» ' insured wortd peace without givirig up Vitamin "D" Uolated LONDON.—Three London scientists, Drs. Bourdlllon artd Callow, and T. Webster, announce they have Isolated the vitamin "D" and in it have found a permanent cure for rickets. The pure vitamin Is named "calciferol," and appears In the form of a pure white' crystalline substance. r ,__ , orial co-operation, on really important matters, Jriore'than a, dream. Each nation continues to i^vaDrSes, Nationalism is exactly the sort of dJf to^ldll The cburse that led to war in 1914 followed— ^and instead of finding a new course, to persuade ourselves thai*everything will Be hands will agree to reduce armies and '«i x '' ecause we aare trying to db the job in that way, the it (Jefteva arfc havihg- a heart-breaking, discourag- r«*-f_ ft *'•'', ~( - - |&uM be possible to start the job at the other ehd. ^^- Be, madeto MratghW fcbt the mtip , [ natians corild fbrgei their srcrain&ie'^for jsp'eciai Africa, China and- elsewhere-^if all. of those ed9ne*-,fcheri disarmameat would be simple. r lifen?fedoa^ them and we haven't tried to; and y Sence, our attempts to get a respectable Wsarma- "'; face very- sjteep ^>dds. A Hollow Victory •*, f! Chicago^ more notorious "public enemies" got a hat was coming- to them the other day when a imposed stiff fines' anB prison sentences on the, ry Ifrugjgan and Erankie Lake, long-noted "beer failure to pay income taxes on their illegal of course, good news to learn that these two gentle- ce gdihg t» prison- for a while; but outside of that one Httte in the case to make the law-abiding citizen eV all, there is something faintly ridiculous in the ;just about the only prominent Chicago gangsters to rison go for evading the income tax law, and not for piaze,. bribing public officials, promoting vice and jl joints or committing murder. fa*t $\at enty the income tax law seems able to hit tworld is, wnen you s,top to think of it, a shocking L ry on our system of general law enforcement. Worthy Memorials efforts of the American Tree Association to promote a |mtf(»Kwfd:e planting of trees to commemorate the 200th of,George Washington's Mirth seem to be meeting deal of success. To date, more than 9*000,000 e» planted as a result of the campaign, and the stm going on. •It flpef without saying that this is a campaign which de- re*, $e support of every citizen. 'For many decades the one desire seemed to be to put down its timber as ;.«i jjojaible, witfe n& thought for the future. A more sober , , sensible viewpoint now prevails ,and it is realized that Fffi$joi» ,of reforestation is one that simply must be undertaken- . • fh» WwfeiBgteR bicentennial tree planting campaign Oj^jprovideg ft good way of honoring the memory of the rt president i it also seeks to arouse Americans I to the need of increasing the country's supply of $700,000,000 For Shipi? Americans who believe in seeing their eoun ^ _ defense properly maintained, and who also have i <fo@ regard for the state of the federal treasury, will have to some earnest and protracted thinking during the nex' or 00. The new naval hill recently introduced by Con IB Carl Vinson, embodying the plans of the navy's board, is a ease in port. ^Rlt hill seeks the expenditure of 1700,000,000 on nava EHI, involving 120 new ships. The program is no as stupendous as it sounds, a* nwwt of the proposet pogld Dimply replace obsolete tonnage{ indeed, it wouk _. jf to defeat! it as a moderate and sensible plan for main ing the navy at its proper strength. \ the present is a very bad tiioe for proposing $700, worth of naval eonatruetioa. Th* federal dsf j$t ha £ *edw**t. Is it to the best interest* of the n*Mon t navy's needs ahead of those of the treasury? 1931 BttMfl Store, lttf» wltM b«r mothtt. HOLZ.T RO9«ITEtt. kef eldeeililcv, BlTRA. *«• k«r TOknK bro<*«r. .MIKXI. Tk« tw« «lrt« •n*»ort Ike (anllr. Molly fool. l»klt »pcn«* taoaey MTC« to pay Ike r*»*. Ellea «eelieti t« *••* •t -atekt fet DtcaMn** »* • Amee kail koiteM utll tk« mmm I* made HB. Vk« koateu^i m»t wjsar ••rcBlaaj dretit* and Ellen * STEVKIf BABOI'AT. • mmm of Elfta> BT «•»*>?«»> «ke •rlrl frjlttf and dlicoveni tke alf- He natloa. He ofttef* to. (Ha Ellea • dre«» bnt aae Brvndljr refakca. He then loanjt her a.dntu tram atqckv Kltni I* aatf-»leX»ed> knlf- by k«r «nal« oa*. lat«re»t MMdaafaa CARRY BARBO W- . wMcfc eMi *?•* 5S""".'-.•"«««».-, b|(i - tmm tne «in. 8ae •t ta« m««tl»|r wl«h li." ' 4 i • ' _. tae a*oralmr flairer* nrrlra treat B*»«tar. «1I«» la dl»trel»ed b««aa»* tan* are Mat Inirr*'* «-ltt. fcn< V» »ota«r and alater arc d«I (gated. MOW GO ON WITH THE STOUT CHAPTER VIII initial excitement over Steven Barclay's flowers and Steven Barclay's Intentions simmered down a little 89 breakfast progressed. For one thing, Mike with his clamorous demands for "More toast,, EH«n" and "Just a little, teeny Wt ot your coffee, Mom/' made any sustained discussion fin- possible. But after he had gulped his food and SCTinpored a<ray, Molly was at the fascinating topic again. Ehe went straight to the main issue, "Mr. Barclay is a bachelor, isti't he, Ellen?" . "I don't know and don V «»«»." Ellen answered on a note of rising resentment. "Oh, dear! I'm sorry," she apologized, as tears welled up in Molly's eyes. "I didn't mean to be rude. I just bated being mado a Homan holiday. I think he's a widower." "Grpss," supplied Myra. "He's been married twice. I don't know what happened to his first wife but he divorced the second one—got a Mexican divorce. The papers were full ot it at the time." Myra concluded seH-consclouc'y, "The second Mrs. Barclay was Leda O ray son —that notorious dancer. There was a terrific scandal." "Oh,"'sail Molly uncertainly. She was dashed. "Then that's different." "It wasn't his fault," Ellen put in sullenly, reluctantly compelled to coma to Steven Barclay's defense. "I remember the whole story now. It was all t' t woman's fault." "I should say it was her fault," Myra commented warmly. She am pllfled her statement. "Leda Gray eon cheated from the first but Mr. Barclay was chivalrous enough to getMlrQreeia-- bility or something. Everything VM fettled In secret but they say she got 11,000,000 for taking back her maiden came. Nobody crlti sized him at all." That's good. Then everything's all. right," sighed Molly, relieved and not ashamed to show it. "I felt sure be wouldn't have shown Ellen attention if talogs hadn't been all right." "What we yon trying to do?" asked Ellen in a tone which she hoped hid her annoyance. "Make me Steven Barclay's third wife 94 the strenfth of a few flowers?" "You ea« tajfc like that, young lady, but you can't tool youi nwtfci/." Molly detfBrad in her airy a4aumD|i9tf iB| wphlstlcated matur Ity. "fteVflt Juient mean nothing frew « ywjwrboy- But an older *9*lfi't d« ^iSff like that a&4 / said such thing*," Ellen began in a shamed voice. you know it. You're only trying to .brow dust In our eyes." • » • • Was furious. She Was conscious all the time that she< was being Ill-natured and ungracious, conscious tbat ahe was blam- ng Steven Barclay because his flowers were not from another man, blaming him,, as well, tor her mother's .foolishness. But she could barely restrain herself from rushing from the table when Molly began to 3lan for future engagements with Barclay. You'll need two or three light little dresses for evening," she was saying. "Luckfly s It's summer and you can wear anything. I do wish your Aunt Myra would send another box. It's about time for one." "What are you thinking of, mother?" Ellen protested in a vain attempt to check the tide, "You're making tremendous plans on nothing at all. i won't have it!" "Well," responded Molly, hurt, "If you don't want us to share your pleasures with you—why I guess—" Ellen was suddenly remorseful. Mother was mother, delightful, feather-headed, irresponsible. There was no need to destroy her gayety. As she comforted her, Ellen's amused tolerant look went to meet Myra's self-conscious eyes. And she saw with an unpleasant shock that steady, sensible Myra, for once, bad sided against her. Myra believed she bad been deliberately coquettish. Molly readily forgave the grave injury that Ellen had done her. The ea»y teats dried and she was laughing, sparkling again. "You'd better be good to me," she gayiy rebuked Ellen. "I've a surprise I've been keeping tor you. Yesterday after you telephoned about not having the right drags I w*»t out and bought you a lovely printed chiffon with the cunningest little jacket tbat you take 08 when you *MM»." Tliere vas an appalled silence. Molly added nervously, defen stvely, "It was 9. great bargain and since we didn't have enough money to flay the rent anyway, why, I thought—" "Oh, mother," walled Myra, "can't you see there's no point at all in Ellen's working herselt to death at Dreamland if all the extra money Is 1 to go for her clothes?" "But now she can return the other dress to Mr. Barclay and start out right with him," argued Molly. "It'll come in handy anyhow. You'll see. Things are starting to happen to Ellen. No one knows how long she'll have to work anyway." Ellen saw her way clear at last. "I love working at Dreamland," sho said. "It's not work. It's fun there, I want to keep on. I met someone—well anyway I wouldn't give up going there for anything," she finished confusedly. • • • AS Myra and Mollj', their argu- ** ment forgotten, turned their startled eyes on her she was conscious that she was blushing. There was a long silence in the- cluttered dining room where the sunshine, already growing hotter, trickled through curtains of cheap theatrical gauze and shone on the fine old mahogany table where two pretty girls sat with their pretty, dark mother. Ellen, the soft flush receding from her cheeks, was thinking of Larry Harrowgate—his gray eyes and his quick, infectious laugh, the way he had said he was glad be bad found her. She was thinking that she would see him soon, soon. Scatter-brained Molly, rebellious and alarmed, was thinking too. Something had arisen to menace the bright fancies she had been weaving. What was there to say? What was there to do? A certain hardness in Ellen's aquare flushed jaw warned her that tears would be useless. So she held ber silence, Myra's thoughts were darting from Bert to Ellen. She was r«t memhering th,e way she had loved Bert in the beginning, was re»«n- tt* way that love bad tad#4 with endless waiting. Surely Ellen, could not in the brlet space ot ohe night have met another Bert. Surely life could not be so cruel just when it had seemed things were to be easier, just when, she admitted Honestly, it had seemed nthat Ellen had at last met the man who Was to rescue them all. "Did you mean anything special, Ellen?" Myra spoke at last with effort and hoped that Ellen's jeering laugh 'would prove her wrong. But Ellen did not laugh. "No, I didn't mean anything special," she replied uncomfortably, after an appreciable pause. "That's why you weren't pleased over "the flowers.' isn't it?" Myra persisted. "It was because you met someone you liked better hist night at Dreamland? You spoke of meet- Ing someone there. It was a man, wasn't it, a man that you liked?" Her, breath rose and fell on a long sigh. "Yes, I did," Ellen replied defiantly, her bright, hostile eyes moving from her sister to her mother and back again. "Furthermore, I hops you and mother will be kind enough to let me handle my own affairs. I don't meddle/ in yours." , "I'm sorry, dear." "Don't 'dear' me!" burst but Ellen furiously. "You and mother—both of you—make me sick. We're poor. All right, I can recoup the family fortunes by trying to trap a rich man into marriage. That's a fine and honorable solution. That's lust greatl It makes no difference what I—" CHE burst unexpectedly into tears ''-'and rushing from the table ran Into the bedroom and flung herself upon the bed. When Myra followed and sat down on the bed she refused to speak except to insist hysterically that she be left alone. "Listen to me," Myra pleaded tearfully, resisting Ellen's efforts to force her away. "Listen now. You'll cry yourself sick. I'll be crying if you don't ston. I—I'm crying now." "You've spoiled everything," Ellen sobbed, her voice muffled by pillows, "We couldn't Not It you feel aa I think you do. Mother and I wera wrong and selfish. But we didn't understand, didn't know how It was. How could we? It's breaking my heart tbat you think I'm such A brute." They bad shared every emotion, every thought, almost every action from babyhood. §oon they were in each other's arms, crying together and then laughing. Ellen wiped' her streaming eyes and swung her feet over to the floor. "I must look a fright," she said shakily. She went to the mirror to examine her reddened eyes. She began vigorously to dab on powder, conscious that Myra, cross-legged on the bed and still somewhat tearful, was watching. "I'm sorry I said such things," Ellen began in a shamed voice. "You were perfectly right. 'You should have been angry. I didn't realize, and I know mother didn't, how selfish we were being." "No, it was my fault," insisted Ellen, eager now for her share of the blame. "I don't know what got into me. Thank goodness it's over now." The ugliness of the scene in the dining room was forgotten. The sister* were friends again. Presently Myra spoke lightly of the young nan Ellen had met at Dreamland. What was he like? What was bU name? Thus the first storm of a day that was to prove memorable for EH»n Bossiter faded away. tt'a Be . H »» .,« plane are i ., „.__ —_ 'plArte will tit ~—t~. hie of a Speed ot 230 mile* an hour, It will tatty four machine (runs and n crew of twt) »fteh._ Plltt For Race* <5MAMA, Neb.-ttahs ar? already tiJttfcr W»y for 1&S stegthl of tiW OttMte m iacgi tf 1932. Ths tWm wtfl tia fotft*d»|«Vent aftd ^lU** alt irtter the etrtWtey are Mpwtwd tii tafce pert !A this, ftte of tKt btftfBgf nl* «**nts m the mitl-west. Muffler Cuts Noise NttW YOUK.—A muffler for airplane engines, reducing nolso by about 70 per cent, his been instalMsfi 6H air liners of an eastern nlr trdnsfwrt sys- tern. The mufflers have an Interior shaped like a stationery screw. This spins the gases, causing them to tro»r el ait additional 4S feet before being released into the open air, and cooling them considerably. The result Is a TO per cent decrease In noise volume, It is said. ht-i (Ion Aaititrt », 1W2: HfMPiTBAD C0UMT For Sheriff New Air Route BOSTON.—A new air route between Albany, N. Y., Springfield, Mass., and Boston, 1 has been authorized and engineers of the Airways Division of the It. S. Department of Commerce, aeronautics branch, are at work survey- Ing it. The route win cover about 121 miles and will be completely Igiht- ed for night flying. • •a* .Plane Fire Scout CHICAGO.—Pilot Lewis Gravis is an unofficial airplane fire scout. Flying a ngiht mail plane, Gravis has spotted five fires in the past three years. In each Instance he has flown low over the houses in which the fire blazed and woke the Inhabitants with the roar of the plane's motor. • m* m Turn Out First Plane BUENOS AIRES.—Argentina's first government factory for the manufacture of airplanes has turned out its first civil plane. It is now on sale at a price of about J2.350. The plant, located in the Province of Cordoba, is known as the Argentine National Aircraft Factory. Painful Piles Go Qukte-No Culling—No Salves It takes only one bottle of Dr. J. S. LeonahrcVt prescription—HEM-RQIp —to end itching, bleeding, protruding piles. This internal remedy acts quick, ly even, in old, stubborn, cases. HEM- ROIfr succeeds-because it heals and restores the affected parts and removes blood congestion in the lower bowol—the cause of piles; Only an internal medicine can do this, that's why salves and .cutting fall. Ward 8t Son say HEM-ROID Tablets must end your Pile misery or money tack.—Adv. FARMERS ATTENTION Trade That Surplus Farm Produce for Musical Instruments and Records We trade you anything Musical for the following: Peanuts $1.50 Sorghum.. 40c Corn..50c Peas. .$1.00 And accept most! anything at Market Prices or Better. BENSBERG MUSIC CO. We Now Have a Telephone 207 South Main Next Door to A&P Store Hope, Ark. DHifftst' Hop* Primary Feb. ft) For City Clfertt FftED WE613 Fof City Attorney PAT CASEY For Aldermfth Ward One L. C. <LBX) HELMS BENNIE BENTON ROY ANDERSON E. G. COOP Ward Two ROY STEPHENSON L. A. KEITH Ward Pour CLYDE A. MONTS IRA HALLIBURTON A. M. M*KAMEY New Wonderful Face Powder PREVENTS LARGE PORES- STAYS ON LONGER For a youthful complexion, use new wonderful MELLO-GLO Facfr Powder. Hides liny lines, wrlkles nnd pores. New French process makes It spread more smoothly and stay on longer. No more shiny noses. Purest face powder known. Prevents large pores. Ask today for new, wonderful face powder, MELLO-GLO, that suits every complexion. Geo. W. Hobison 4 Co., John P. Cox Drug Co. —Adv. Rent It! Find It! Buy It! Sell It I With HOPE STAR WANT ADS The more you tell, The quicker you Mil* ,., 1 Insertion, lOc per. lin* , . minimum 80c <* 3 insertions* 7c per line, minltrium 50c 6 insertions, 6c per line, minimum $1.00 26 insertions, 5c per line* minimum $4.00 (Average 5% words to the line) NOT E—Want advertisements accepted over the telephone may be charged with the understanding that the bill is payable on presentation of statement, the day of first publication. Phone 768 FOR SALE FOR SALE—One or three fresh Jer- ; sey cows. See L. A. Foster. 10-3t FOR SALE—About 100 bales of good pea and soy bean hay. Also several nice pure bred Poland China pigs. See L. C. Sommerville. Phone 81S-J. FOR SALE—Winter and summer) sprays and insecticides. Monts Seed | Store. 6-6tc. FOR SALE—Practically new wash-, ing machine at bargain. 701 South! Fulton. 8-3t. FOR RENT FOR RENT—Five room house, modern, convenient and close in. Reasonable. Robert'Evans, Box 211, Ashdown, Arkansas. ll-6tp FOR RENT—Completely furnished four or five room Duplex Telephone 576. 10-3tp FOR RENT—Five room modern bungalow, newly papered, first cluss condition .902 So. Main, corner 9th St. E. G. Slaybaugh, phone 816-2*3 (9-3t FOR RENT—Modern unfurnished duplex apartment. Living room, bed room, breakfast nook, kitchen, bath, glassed-in sleeping porch. Hayes McRae, care Bensberg Music Co., Telephone 763. 8-3tp FOR RENT—Modern six roojn house, hardwood floors. Convenient, close in. 507 So. Pine. Phone 599. 9-3tp FOR RENT—Furnished apartment, two or three rooms, connecting bath. Private entrance. Mrs. R. M. Jones, 314 South Shover, 3913tp NOTICE NOTICE—Any watch or clork repaired for 5 bales of hay or four bushels of corn. Work guaranteed. L. W. Cullins, Blevins, Ark. 10-3tp A LITTLE PEPSCvGINGER WILL end 1 your indigestion or your druggist will refund your money.' 5-SOt LOST LOST: Or borrowed from Scott Store, 16-foot step-ladder. Please return. lQ»3tc' Ir

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