Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on March 3, 1932 · Page 1
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Hope, Arkansas
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Thursday, March 3, 1932
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,£**? v y*'*? wfw^^ $b^#K-v ; ' 1° ~ J t V • i J ^ > * , >, »< . '• H VOLUME 33—NUMBER 100 HOPE; ....... .^.-.J^.^L...!. ggjjj^ -g-jj^ ^^|_^ j^^ l^^^j^AL ^^^^^^^^ ^^^^^^^-^^ ^^^^^^^., ^^|^^^ ^..j^^ -^^^L kill WkllUII Hempstead County Ships Third Carload Food to Red Cross Car Shipped on Wednesday Afternoon Goes to Gedde*, S. Dakota VAN RlpIiTSOLICITS Ozan Community Expected to Load Car Thu Week Is Report 'A third car load of feed and food, donated by citizens 'of the county and made up by Oscar and Rhoda .Van Riper of Washington, route 2, was shipped from Hope Wednesday afternoon. This car was shipped to the American Rod Cross at Geddes, S. D., in care of G. B. Rothllsberger, and con- umeci the following: 445 bales of hay, 24 gallons of syrup, 42 bushels of corn, 23 bushels of sweet potatoes, 2 bushels of peas and one and one half bushel of cotton seed. The third car was made up over a wider territory 'than the two cars shipped' during last month. Residents of Hope, Fulton, Washington and several rural ' communities donating to those who are suffering in the northern states. , Mr. Van Riper.spent Thursday afternoon in Ozan, where he expects to load a car the altter part of this week. Following Donate • Oscar and Rhode Van Riper, 14 bu. potatoes and 5 gal. gyrupr G. R. Cal, noun, 5 but. potatoes: W. E: Elmore '5 bu. corn. Q.-A Graves, SO-bales hay. ;P»ul Rowc, 2 gab syrup. W. IStroud, 10 gal. syrup. C. C. Stuart, 10 bale* hay. Raymond Robins, Z gal. syrup. • sW.H. S* 10 !^^*.'Mil'^W''' *•• Vr; Frazier" 10 bales Tiay I "and"5 gal. syrup. I. .L Pilkinton, 20 bales hay. J. t). Bearden, 10 bales hay. Conway Bullard, 1 bu. peas. J. R. Card, 1* bales hay. A. N. Stroud, 20 bales nay. W. E. Cox & Sons, 22 bu. corn. C. D. Lester, 20 bales hay. H Jones, 10 bu. corn. R. R. Cornelius, 100 bales hay. Mrs. J C. Hill, 10 bales hay. Pat Neal, 1 bu. peas. Bob Levins, 5 bales hay. T. B. Hayworth, 4 bu. corn. Willie Rosenbaum, 1 bu. potatoes and 1% bu. cotton seed. Claud Edwards, % bu. peas. Newton Rosenbaum, 2 bu potatoes. Chester Rosenbaum, 1V4 bu. peas. S. B. Brls- tow, bu potatoes. Willie C. Thompson, 1 bu. corn. Charles E. Rosenbaum, SO bales hay. J. B. Shults, 100 bales hay. Gip Martin, 10 bales hay Every person solicited for aid in loading these cars has helped, where at all possible, said Mr. Van Riper, Several have helped to haul to the car, while others have donate dtheir labor in loading. 11 Chairmen For Young Democrats Ned Stewart Adds to List Headed by Lef f el Gentry County chairmen for the Young Peoples Democratic clubs in 11 counties of the seventh congressional district were announced Thursday in a letter to The Star from Senator Ned Stewart, of the 20th state senatorial district, Lewisville. Senator Stewart, who is chairman of the Young Democrats for the Seventh congressional-district,- had already announced Leffel Gentry as chairman for Hempstead county. His letter added the following selections to head up the work in 10 other counties: Nevada county; Jim "Bush, Prescott, Clark: Dick Huie; Arkadelphia, Union: Alvin D. Stevens, El Dorado, Columbia: Dave MsKeyi Magnolia, Chicot: C. Warfield, Jr., Eudora, Bradley: J. 8. Frazep, Warren. Lafayette: Ed Keith, Stamps, Ouachita: J. Bruce Street, Camden, Ashley: Eugene Walker, Hamburg, Calhoun: R. H. Peace, Hampton. Victim of Wreck at Malvern Dies ^ Third Member of Party From Wisconsin Dies in Hospital MALVERN, Ark.-(JP)-Mni. E. V. Dodge, 70, of New Richmond, Wis., died early Thursday, the third victim of an automobile collison near here Wednesday. Her husband, E. V. Podge, 72 and his brother P. H. Podge, 74, died Wednesday. Everett Martin, a cousin of the Budgej is critically injured end l^veli Sroith, of Littte Hock, driver p| tt* c£b«r car is lew aeripusjy ia- Economy, Watchword of Colonial Wives • ' '. ' . ' . . I". - ' ' r .. :f Their Early Dishes Form Basis for Recipes Mrs. Kate Stafford Will Demonstrate at Star's Fourth Annual Free Cooking School Beginning March 15 Everybody knows Jack Homer. He was the boy who sat quietly in his corner eating his pie like a good child should. Then "he put in his thumb and pulled out a plum," and such thrift suggests the early American housewife's economy to Mrs. Kate Stafford, who is being spnsored by The Star in its fourth anneal free Cooking School beginning Tuesday, March 15, at the Saenger theater. The earliest cooks, Mrs, Stafford relates, were likely to produce a "plum" from almost any source for their usually large families. They preserved every morsel of food in the menus which they served dally, not the dainties and delicacies of the present day table, but good wholesome food, which is still dwelled upon by many old-timers. It was in these early kitchens that the famous American mince-meat had its origin. And the old "hasty-pudding" made in,great hanging kettles, with "Injun meat, water and a snack of salt," has been revamped and worked over a hundred ways into the tasty puddings of today. A woman has' thus related for history her account of a typical Saturday baking: ' "Early on Saturday morning the, oven was heated with twigs and mother always had ready a large pot of beans, an Indian pudding in a pan, and loaves of brown bread and wheat bread'. The first two stayed in from 'Saturday morning to Sunday noon, and she kept adding milk to the pudding. When we .drove home,,from In Shreveport, La. Body of Veteran Locomotive Engineer Is to Be Brougt to Home Here •W. M, Hcnson, aged 63, veteran locomotive engineer of the Louisiana tt Arkansas Railroad, who for many years had made ^his home in this city, died at 2 o'clock 'Thursday morning in a Shreveport, La., hospital, following an illness of a little more than a 'week. He is survived by his widow, two daughters, Mrs. Joe Maher of Prescott and Mrs, Foster Wiggins of Hope; two granddaughters,- Elizabeth Ray and Charlene Faye Wiggins; two sisters, Mrs. C. Carlisle of Telephone, Texas; Mrs. G. W. Price of Slayton, Texas and one brother, Sam Hcnson of Wesleco, Texas. The body will be brought to Hope Thursday on the "Shreveporter," fast L. & A. train. Distrusts Banks Robbed of $4,450 Siloam Springs Resident's Clothing Also Taken by Hold-Up Trio SIAL'OAM SPRINGS, Ark.—(/p>— Had Carl Warren pf Siloam Springs heeded the admonition of the anti- hoarding commission he would be exactly $4,450 better off. Warren, a concrete worker, Wednesday was en route from his job near Watts, Okla., to his home here when three men accosted him and stripped horn of all his clothing which contained $4,450 that he had drawn from banks at vairous times recently. FANNY SAYS: OKU Thje bajJHuij to § goo* vi m >«H* meeting on Scnday, dinner was all ready;- and our Monday dinner was the same aa Sunday's, for it was wash day." There were countless breads and cakes—maize bread, the "johnny" cake, "rye-an-lnjun" bread, baked in irpn pots or among the ashes. The long baking necessary for these breads naturally produced extremely thick crusts. Not even these were wasted. They were made int a delicious dish known as "turkey," which particuarly delighted the childrhe. The early cooks soaked beans for many hours and cooked them just as long. Some of them pocred the hot beaps into a bowl with a strip of mi lin over it, hanging outside the bowl. When the beans were cold' and hardened into form, they were slipped out of the bowl and suspended by the muslin from a rafter—a frozen delicacy for .the school dinner pail. And cheese—;every kind! One old lady has recounted making her cheese in layers of green and white colored with sage; other cheese was colored with a tea made from, pigweed. Turkeys and fowls were frozen and hung aay, as was beck; pork Was smoked, frozen or salted. And.' pickling was another form of food preservation. All achieved with • unending labor, testing the strength and thrift of the housewife—nothing was brocght to her prepared. -And still the early cook produced. recipes which are the basis of many delicious' dishes which will be demonstrated in The Star's free Cooking School for Southwest Arkan- ,sas women. . InLoca^Rackef Fake Telephone Calls Put in Tuesday Night by Men in Auto A new kind of racket appeared in Hope Tuesday night, merchants revealed to this paper Thursday. Toward the close of business Tuesday night the Jphn P. Cox Drug company received a phone call asking that half a gallon of ice cream be delivered to the home of Mr. and Mrs. V..E. Smith, West Fifth street. Mr. Cox, driving out there in person, found the house dark, but there was a note pinned on the door advising him that Mr, Smith had stepped out for a few minutes and would return. Mr. Cox left the ice-cream at the door. Wednesday morning Mr. Smith brought half a gallon of melted cream to Mr, Cox's stpre and asked him what was Die idea. Shortly after the delivery of the cream Tuesday night, a similar phone call was received by the Checkered Cafe, asking that half a dozen sandwiches and a large order of ice cream be delivered to the old' Hotel Barlow annex on Pivision street. A negro porter went out from the cafe with the order, but arriving at the house, found the order was wanted by several men who were reclining in a car parked at the curb. They seized the order without paying for it and told 1 the negro to "beat it"—which he did. W. R. Ramsey, proprietor of the cafe, talking to 'Mr.' Cox, decided that the telephone calls were made by the same party of men. That they were local men familiar with the habits of Hope residents, appeared likely because they selected Mr, Smith's house on West Fifth street. The Smith family reitre early. The note was part of the plant, it is believed. But Miss Ruby Bettis, who lives with Mr. and Mrs. Smith returned home about 10 p. m. and a light being turned on in her room made the men afraid to come up on the porch, it is believed. They then telephoned the second order .to the Checkered cafe, it appears from the elapsed time between the two cals. Rehabilitation of Orchard Planned 30,000 Young Trees Expected to Be Set Out Early This Spring MURFREESBORO, Ark — (A 3 ) —Rehabilitation pf the Bert Johnson orchard, largest peach orchard in thr world, is being planned by the Highland Orchards, Inc., which acquired the property. As the first step, 30,000 or more new trees are to be set put. Over, 1,00 men are now at work preparing the orchard for this yej^f 0190, , w*'"* XMMmim ?\i'f«'.^*>.>l!WSi^iliH*:*^«*S day tb keep" : poll inakl^e^S^f kidnapert of WS Bfll ^.TherelitfiiWol; thafrhe had withdraw that neither the Lindber lice had receivfed^ny "••'•vv^w^^saS^^fi •• ••rf;-:<^y^^^Mm^sm : . •i&'&:$$&*®jj:&3$&,~,, '. -; BOSTONiCMassS' ed babAr ofiColonei held m a smaU;townvii '•' i - , t orniaitl ; : -The L : stamp, the ' no effort .to '.have this mefe cerning Colonel Lindberg;H^ ed wit.h all speed possible; ' War rant Is Issued Against Murder Suspects ".."•' " . '• • ''i--" *'; .,' ''•'•&. '.. Hearing foTSeriry Wyatt Sought at Spring Hill • •-••-••-'•••-•'«•-'• -• STATE County Officers Declar Hearing Will Be Held ' ••••-..£ atr6T ; y\ . : \; An attempt to force the state's han«J' in the Alfred Wallace murder inyesv tigation was revealed Thursday wheh a warrant was sworn put against Henry Wyatt, second negro suspect, and a hearing demanded in the justice court of Mike Foley at Spring Hill; Saturday ':M News of the warrant against Wyatt- took bounty officers by surprise. Theyj had just bound over Ed Washington, another negro, to the April grand jcry: without bail, at a hearing In Hope municipal court Wednesday •.-'*;.'„• History of Two Arrests < Wyatt was held nominally as a uss-' pect, but actually as a witness against,' Washington £-1; Washington, the negro tried ' in- Hope Wednesday, had been- arrested: by Sheriff John L. Wilson. The second negro, Wyatt, was picked up 'at the request of former Sheriff Jim Bearden, who had been* retained 'aS a special investigator by Mississippi relatives or the murdered num.: •'.';. It was Sheriff Wilson's contention that the Washington negro was .the real suspect, and Municipal Judge U. A. Gentry bocnd him over foll6w,ing Wednesday's: hearing. any hearing * would,, be. : held. before Justice Foley in Spring Hill Saturday. | • Not Prepared Saturday ; • ' Sheriff Wilson said'. Thursday that the State was not prepared to, appear in Spring Hill Saturday. -Information on the Wyatt case had hot been filed with Prosecuting Attorney Millad Alford up t<f 1. p. m. Thursday^ ;so far as could,be learned. ' .';••$ The sheriff indicated ' thil action would be taken on the. Wyatt,warrant at a later date. He was seeking a conference. with the proseccting attorney Thursday ' " « Relief Car to Be Loaded Saturday Hope American Legion Sponsoring Car of Food to South Dakota A special carload of animal feed will be loaded out of Hope this Saturday by the Hope post of the-American Legion for the relief of drouth and grasshopper-stricken farmers of Charles Mix county, South Dakota, Post Commander J. L. Stringer announced Thursday. Mr. Stringer appealed to Hempstead farmers to help/furnish feedstuffs for the car Saturday. He has already received many 'pledges of hay and grain. The situation in South Dakota is described in the following appeal: "State offtdials, competent veterinarians and special committees, after care investigation, are agreed that over half of the livestock in Charles Mix county, South Dakota, will die of starvation before spring unless prompt free-will donations of feed are secured. "This territory, normally one of the best livestock and farming sections in South Dakota, has been reduced to this desperate condition by the double calamity of drouth and grasshopper plague .... "As soon as a carload shipment is ready, telegraph Albert Evans, general relief director of the Red Cross, at Mitchell, South Dakota, stating contents of car and approximate value, who will give shipping instructions, pay transportation charges and handle distribution through the reguljtr county Red Cross organization. "This appeal is authorized by the Geddes Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with similar organizations from the towns of Dante, Wagner, Ravinia, Lake Andes, Bovee, Platte, and Academy in Charles Mix county." W. R. Ramsey Goes to Muskogee for Eyes William R. Ramsey, proprietor of the Checkered cafe, left Hope at noon Thursday for Muskogee, Okla., to enter the government hospital there for an inspection of his eyes. Mr. Ramsey, whose sight became affected last summer, was under treatment by specialists all last fall His eyes are much improved, but the government's specialists will give bw the "once-over" at Muskogee Masonic Lodge Plans Celebration George Washington Program to Be Rendered Here March 22 A George Washington celebration, by Whitfield lodge, No. 239, local Masonic lodge, has been scheduled for Tuesday night, March 22. A program, honoring the memory of George Washington, the mason, is under preparation by members of the lodge. Invitations are tp be sent to all lodges in Southwest Arkansas, requesting a large attendance for this occasion. The committee in charge of arrange, mcnts for this program have been appointed as follows: Talbot Feild. Arthur A. Taylor and Carroll J. Allen. Ten Are Injured In Texas Storm Fifteen Residences in Four Communities Are Damaged HOUSTON, Tey—(/P)—Ten persons were injured in a wind storm that struck near here Thursday morning. The injured are: Juan Rodriguez, his wife and three children; Juan Lopez and his wife an,d three children. Fifteen 'residences were damaged in the regions cf Peepwater, Peer Park, Lyacfaburg and Highland*. Kidnapers tqok the infant son of Colonel Charlea A. Lindbergh from a crib In the Lindbergh home at Hopcwell, N, J., near Princeton. TOP—Left is an exclusive picture of the baby, Charles A. Lindbergh, Jr., now a year and one-half old, in his bed. At live" right, top, the missing baby is shown in the arms of his mother,.Mrs. Anne Morrow Lindbergh, when the boy was six months old, at the home of his .grandfather, the late Dwight Morrow, former ambassador to Mexico and senator from New Jersey. .The Morrow home at Englcwood, N. J., is about 90 miles from the scene of the kidnaping. Colonel Charles A. Lindbergh, recipient of the highest honprs the United States can bestow, is shown (n a characteristic pose at lower left. Today he Is anxiocsly waiting for word on the fate of his son, Charles A Lindbergh, Jr., one and one-half years old, who was kid- naped from his crib in the nursery of the Lindbergh country home at HopeweU, N, J, Racing down dirt roads from the Lindbergh home in Hopewell, N. J., near Princeton, kidnapers of Charles A. Lindbergh, Jr., Infant son pf the famous aviator, are being hunted over a network of roads that lead to New York and Maryland The map, lower right, pictures the area around Hopewell and covers the routes open to thp kidnapers. Shanghai Fighting Is Ordered Stopped Japanese Holding 12 Vi Mile Zone Around City Is Reported SHANGHAI—(tf>)-Admiral Npmura and General Shirakawa, navy and army commanders announced Thursday night that they had ordered the forces to cease hostilities in the Shanghai area. The Japanese forces were ordered to consolidate the position they are now holding on the border of the 12Vi mile zone around the city, unless the Chinese government leaders had called for the summoning of all energies to be "turned toward resisting the Japanese aggression." Nanking advices said that Premier Wang Chang Wei had urged the government to grant amnesty to all prisoners to be organized for military service o used for labor. The Chinees sla^ied. that the figW- ing was cwtiaujflfl ft Woosung, wtoeb place the JapMUge claimed they had captured laie fumnjay fore nggn. Columbus to Play Local Guardsmen Game! Scheduled Friday Night Expected to Bring Large Crowd The Columbus basketball team have accepted 'a challenge of the Hope National Guard team, the game to be played at the armory here on Friday night, beginning at 7:30. This game, according to coach Hugh Bristow of the Columbus school, promises to be' one of the hardest experienced by his team this season. A large number of fans are, expected to attend this game, as it will bo the last game of the season. Bulletins GENEVA— (/P)-Negotiatioi>i for rmistice a* sWugUai have broken down Dr. W W. Veil, Chinese toJ4 the League of Nations. BASpujbly Thursday aftcr- nftofl, H$ presented a report, say- i»f Hut Jie towaeae tstm wee 50;Aie||| ••*-y^,:,i^^^?lfM tain*T"- J -**^ Hempstead-dainty signed up foj. only aSov|t' : be planted in strawbe'"' pledge of, UO advantage of the fered by the. agricultural of the Missouri Pacific ana, .\«f| Pigg, local dealer. If enougfr j can be secured, strawberry pja: be placed with farmers, tq^fe for out of the first crop in'j93?vv mortgage on the crop is n promissory note being all tion asked, according to'Jf,._ ,.. ,..,,., The railroad is encouraging •'£! planting of strawberries in; tii'"'* 1 " tipn to increase shipping fro; pone. Officials point out that grown in this section, are re» market just ahead of the North kansas crop. Their analysis strawberry crop in the s,tate i that considerable acreage of JEormfl' years was burned put by the drpu.t)\ 1930, and has not yet been re-pi«nj* Says their report: "The strwjbejtry acreage kansas has shown a wide durinf the past seven years, from * tpta'. pf 11,500 acres in 1935 to a " acreage of 21,600 in 1928. A 14,000 crop in the state in 19?6 prod an average of 55 crates per qpre a gross income of $296,40 pep acre, 200,000 acre erpp in |?39 produced, average of 51 prates per acre $135.30. Because pf two $ea£ dry weather, strawberries wfjf vested from only 9,000 acres less than half the normal in Receivers Ham Named Receiver for Nevada Firm TEXAB&ANA-Tlw Hardware Company 9! Preecoit placed in bankruptcy in federal Wednesday on petition, of Referee in Bankruptcy Q, JefeB P. VSgy flf Q»S »* ' :•*! sS-iAfelf h..

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