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Hope 9 Star O Justin* DtKverThy fferttl& ( Fr<m False Report! .^'VublMMid every week-day afternoon fay Star Publishing Co., Inc. s &, & ItetaM* & AUsc It. WaAbum), jrt The Star building, 212-214 South >falnut street, Hope, Arkansas. C. E. FfclMElt, President ALEL B. WASHBURN, Editor and ISntewd *r Kcen**la» matter at the postofOce at Hope, Arkantu Under the Act of Man* 3, 189T. •DcUnWon: "the newspaper is an institution dewtose* by modern elvll- teation to present the news of the *y, to foster commerce and Industry, through -widely circuited advertisements, and to furnish that check upon gs»erwment which no constitution has ewer, been able to brovidei"—Col; B. , " Subscription Rate (Always Payable in Advanced By City canter, per weefc lite; sl>c mouths $£75; one year $3.00. By mail, in Hempstead, Nevada, Howard, Miller and taFayette counties, $3.50 per year; elsewhere $5.00. 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Then spread trie fingers wide apart several times. Now, raising the arms above the head, wave them backward and forward, keeping the wrists and fingers relaxed. American Slain by Her Lover, Report Agnes Tufversion Missing '—.Unidentified Body Found in Trunk By the Associated Press Tbt mystery of what happened to Miss Agnes Tufverson, New York and Detroit' lawyer after her marriage last December to Capt. Ivan Poderjay. dashing internationalist, deepened Monday as Vienna police made new discoveries in connection with Poder- jay. Wiih the captain in jail for invest!- Dakota.Governor Convicted by U.& Federal Judge Guarded as North Dakota Situation Intensifies EISMARK N. D.-(/P)- Faced by a political tangle unique in state history ns the result of the conviction of Governor William Longer on federal conspiracy charges nnd the claim of the lieutenant governor of the state, to the office. North Oakotnns Monday nervously surveyed a situation that brought federal troops to its cafl- ital city ns a precaution against violence. Conviction of Governor Langer created two unrelated tense situation?: First, fears of violence against Federal Judge Andrew Miller who will impose the sentence on Langer anc' gallon, police searched his apartment toln . associates convicted of conspir- again and found a trunk and numerous other articles that belonged to the missing woman. At the same time in Brighton, Eng., n trunk containing a woman's torso was; found in a railway luggage room and officers said they also had found the legs of the body. Scotland Yard detectives gave consideration to the theory that the victim was the American woman, but there was a marked discrepancy with the broadcast police description. Search for the. trunk has been an CHILDREN By Olive Roberts Barton By RODNEY DUTCHER NBA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON.—They had one of those highbrow musicales at the White Children Must Be Told Dangers of Swimming—Point Out (he Diving and Whirlpool Dangers The trouble with children is that House the other night, organized by j time is so long for them they forget Mrs. Roosevelt, who likes to entertain and make everybody happy. Mr. Roosevelt, whose favorite song is "Home on the Range" and who is lessons. One year is a century. What happened last summer is gone as completely as the Stone Age. Who was drowned or hurt swimming '= | important phase of the investigation since there were reports that when Foderjay left New York after marrying Miss Tufverson—bigamously, he said—he carried one belonging to her. This fact centered attention of the Brighton murder trunk, a cheap affair of British make, as well as upon the bit; green wardrobe trunk found in Poderjay's apartment. The woman who had been living with Poderjay as his wife, although registered .with, the police as Sussane Ferran was taken into custody after always up on the current slang, walk- ; is only, a vague dream. Past has no , ed into it on the arm of a colored i bearing on present. It is always a j new day with new urges and exper- asrvant. "You know," he confided to the servant, "I'm not very strong for this sort of thing. But I can take it!" Who's Crazy? Your. Guess iments. Not only that but their world is limited. They have no general knowl- ! edge of accidents. They do not read A man walked into the Senate gal- j the papers. Therefore a season's toll lery the other day and he was very O f many hundreds of deaths by water nearly nude. j even in the current season, does not the property was found. Polj'.ce said she evidently knew the trunk, drehses, jewelry and books belonging to Miss Tufverson. Vienna police turned Capt. Poder- jay's story of his relations with Agnes Tufverson, missing American woman, topsy turvy and announced at the conclusion of a dey of. fast-moving investigation that they believed the woman is. dead. | To be exact, he wore sandals, a loin cloth and a short white cape over his shoulders. (Later he described himself as "the American Gandhi.") Anyway, he wore so little that he * caused no end of consternation and was promptly hustled out of view by Sergeant-at-Arms Ches\ey Jurneyand half a dozen policemen. It was at that point that Senator Frederic C. Walcott of Connegticut, a Republican if ever there was one, demanded: "What do you want to arrest him for? Probably he's the only sane man in Washington." There's a certain amount of evidence that Walcott was giving voice to an opinion widely held not only in Washington, but also in the country outside. To he brutally frank, however, one rnust admit that nearly all congressmen, as well as most New Dealers, harbor an idea that the rest of the nation is not crazy, but just plain dumb. (Neither idea is completely true.) Rarest sight in Washington, Miss Frances ("Robbie") Robinson, in an NRA corridor without her boss, Gen- j ^nd j^e chances are, Johnny, being eral Johnson. Reason: She had been j Conv j ncet 3 he is right, and that al" out to powder her nose. . . . Willard women are fraidies about water any- Thorp, chief of Bureau of Foreign j wa y_ w ;u say , "Yeah, let's go," when and Domestic Commerce until Chair- j some ooe wiggles two fingers, man Stephens of Commerce Commit- y et j^t doesn't relieve us of the tee scuttled his conformation, working | re&pcns ibiliiy. It is still up to us to with sleeves rolled up in office of j save t j, esc youn g Weissmullers from Dexter Keezer, brains of NRA Con- ', (] lernse i v es. And, by the way, I won- surners' Advisory Board. Thorp is do-} der j u£t how many ideas that last ing temporary job for his close friend show o f Johnny's put into kids' heads affect their judgment. I believe that we leave too many things, for them to decide, trusting to their knowledge of danger. We think they have the same perspective we have—that the many accidents have registered in their minds the same as they have in ours with resulting caution. Clu'ldren Forget Not, so. Probably not the smallest fraction of one per cent of children have ever actually known a boy or girl who was drowned, or a man or woman, either. These two things added together make the situation plain. If our children are to be saved from risk, it is absolutely the parent's duty to save them—if possible. Because it goes something like this as a rule. "Johnnny, you mustn't go in that river again because three people were drowned right there last summer. It is dangerous." Then Johnnny scoffs, "Why, that was ages ago. Nothing ever happens there now. I tell you it's perfectly safe, mother. Besides, 1 am a good swimmer." chief executive was developing Sunday, a few hours nfter his conviction of a federal felony. Supporters of Lieut. Gov. Ole H. Olson. Langer's running mate two years tigo but now the leader of an opposition faction, awaited his arrival here in expectation that he would tnke immediate steps to advance his claims to the governorship on the grounds that the verdict of guilty returned this morning against Langer and four associates automatically disqualified the governor from office. Boycott May Be [Sandwich Movie Germany's Reply InvadesMemphis Reich Threatens Rcalia- Operator Charges 40 Cents A Rare Case The felony conviction, one of the acy and facing minimum sentences of twoy ars imprisonment. Second, a movement to declare Lieutenant 'Governor Ole H. Olson governor possibly through court action. Laiiger's Sentence Postponed As Lunger stood in federal corut Monday and heard the court defer sentence until June 29—two days after the June primary in which he is -i candidate for re-election—Olson .conferred with political friends. He took the oath of office as governor but did not file it. Lawyers studied methods to be employed in attempting to oust Langer through court action. Two truck loads qf federal troops moved from Fort Lincoln near here under authority from troop headquarters in Omaha and were stationed before the federal building as the court convened. StRle Politics in Turmoil The gubernatorial situation threw state politics into turmoil. Langer said he intended to "fight to the last" to retain his office. Before the executive offices were posted the sheriff of thi? county and a deputy under Langer's orders to prevent any person from entering the quarters. The move was taken as a precaution against a surprise move. Langer. noted for his frequent use of the National Guardsmen to enforce his several moratorium and embargo proclamations, said he would use "force" if necessary to retain office. tion If Debt Issue Is Forced Commander Alger H. Dresel of the U. S. S. Macon has been ordered to To Oust Governor BISMARK. N. D.-(ff-)- A chal- duty in command of the Naval Air ! lenge to Gov. William A. Langer's Station at Sunnydale, Calif. 'right to continue as North .Dakota s few in American history that have involved 11 state's chief officer, was the first the federal government had obtained against such an official on the particular charge, defrauding the United States through the solicitation of federal employes for political contributions. The donations were obtained for the support of Tin- Leader, established a year ago to back tne Langer regime. Sentence will be imposed Monday by Federal Judge Andrew Miller. The governor and his four close political associates convicted with him face a maximum sentence of two years imprisonment and ;; fine of SIO^OO They gave notice that they would file motions for a new trial and said they planned appeals in case their motions are denied tomorrow. Mob Violence Feared The jury's verdict returned Sunday morning at 12:14 a. m. after nearly fiO hours of deliberation, caused a turmoil in North Dakota politics unpar- allcd in the history of the state. Since the trial began. May 22, tension lias been high throughout the slate and with talk of mobs mobilizing in Bismack, secret precautions were taken by federal officers to cope with any trouble that might develop. Slate Highway Commissioner Frank A. Vogel; R. A. Kinzer, former federal Relief Commission secretary; Oscar A. Chaput, business manager of The Leader, and Harold McDonald were convicted with the governor. Langer took office January 1. 1933 in the landslide which swept the Nonpartisan League into control of the state's government. He has been a political stormy petrel since, breaking soon wiwtli the league's executive committee. His policy for wholesale embargoes for the express benefit of fanners, debtors and small business men had brough him both commendation and condemnation. ..The investigation which resulted in the indictment of Langer .and eight others in Fargo last April was preceded a few weeks ago by the removal of the chief executive as head of the federal relief organization in the state. BERLIN, Germany—(ff*)— With the question of the foreign debt moratorium out of the way. there were indications Sunday that Germany intends to make a keen-edged economic weapon of her power to buy raw materials. Apparently the weapon is to be brought into play if other nations resort to retaliations because of the Reich'5 determination not to pay its foreign obligations for a while. Report'; that this will be the nut- icnV policy were heightened by statements that u ram materials commissioner would be nominate dsoon. The West Dent seller Bocbatchcr, Na/.i or- r/.nn cf Cologne, stated that a man oven now is being considered for the post. He is described us a man "who is a scientist us well ns a person of practical understanding, and who has an excellent reputation in the field of international metal industries especial- for Sandwich, With Movie Thrown in Tuesday. June 19,: ,, _,'.—;~ Political Announcements How such a commissioner woulc function in view of restrictions already on import of raw materials is not indicated. It was assumed he would consolidate and make even more effective the economic pressure which the Reich exerts through raw material purchases in thu world markets. Talk of the appointment of a raw materiaus commissioner also was regarded as new evidence that Germany is prepared to take decisive steps in any direction to keep firm control of her financial and economic lit'e. The importance of Germany's raw materials purchases is constantly being paraded in editorials and even the man on the street has become convinced that the world can not afford not to sell to Germany. NRA Endorsed by National Business 30 Leaders Uphold Johnson and His Reorganization Plans MEMPHIS, Tenn.—(/P)- The Sun- dny "(inndwich movie" made its np- pearancc on Main street here Sunday, and, although the theatre manager wus arrested on the charge of violating a Tennessee "blue law" prohibiting shown on Sunday, a very good time was had by all, even the police. The ruin came down in torrents, but the crowds came down in niilos. taxi-cabs and street cars and afoot tc pay '10 cents for a sandwich and cold drink nnd see » first run picture free It was the first attempt in sevenv years hero to open a theatre on Sunday, except in Hie name of charity. After the patrons, cnmo Inspocto; Joseph Hewitt of the Police Depart mr.nt. Smilini; in an aloof manner at the rows of sandwiches, the tables filling the lobby and the waitresses in their spic and span while uniforms. Inspector Hewitt hunted up Charles Mcnsing. the theatre manager, and hauled him off to police headquarters. Mr. Mcnsing's position is that the law prohibits the operation of a Sunday show if compensation is recived. "I was in the today," he said, tperaU n restaurant. "The patrons did not pay to s-ee the show, and they did not have to see the show." Onu downtown hotel and an exclusive club have been showing movies free to their Sunday night dinner quests here, and Mr. Mousing contends he has the same right. Prompt investigation of any noise in a wheel may save a serious accident. Occasionally an axle or a rim nut will become loose and will lead The Star Is authorized to announc* tlx> following ns candidates, subject to , the action of the Democratic primary election In August, 1934. For Shctlfjt (3EORCJE W. SCHOOLS* W. AUBRY LEWIS CLARENCE E. BAKEH .1. E. (JJM) BEARDEN County & Probnte Judge H. M. STEPHENS County & Probnte Clerk RAY E. M'POWKIJ, JOHN W. RIDGPILL Tax Assessor MRS. ISABELLE ONSTEA* R. L. (LEE) JONES C. C. (CR1T) STUART Road Overseer (DeRoon Township) E. L. SULLIVAN L. S. MAULDIN restaurant business "with a license to } were the case she would not have run away. He hoard the telephone hell ring;- ing but did not answer it. Presently he heard Miss Perkins saying, "Hello! Yes. he's here." Then she called, "A woman wants to speaJj to you, Mr. Siddal." A wild hope that it was Madeline stirred in Bill's breast. When ha heard Mrs. Planter's voice over the wire hta disappointment was so acute that he felt almost 111. "Bill, in suite of the way you Keezer before taking big job with National Emergency Council—after Congress adjourns. Willard hotel, fourth floor: Clarence Darrow and Charles Edward Russell, i I his adviser tv/o aged, inveterate So| cjalists—tottering to the elevator toward lunch. Darrow unkempt as usual; Russell dapper" in straw hat, tropical suit, cane and sport shoes. Don Richberg, biggest NRA shot about staying under water until your own lungs burst in sympathy. Point Out Dangers The best way to do is to show a child home real reason for not taking risks. Take a pencil and draw whirls and currents under the calm surface of a river, illustrating the power of forces stronger than he is. Show him what a "suck hole" is, and quicksand. Draw a dock with old broken piles next to Johnson, sticking his head out j Qr poun d-poles which are hidden, and office window to signal to Mrs. R., I an w hi c h he may strike his head v/aiting in automobile across the when j^ jives. Or sunken boats or street, that he's ready to go home. o{ tne accu mulation of years that (Just at that point, I heard later, a - - sudden conference broke out and Mrs. R. had to wait an hour and a half.) Jirn Farley's house-warning for the press, beginning at his office in new postoffice building and continuing long at Hotel Rawleigh's top floor ballroom; Jim, who doesn't drink, said the newspaper boys had been nice lo him and he wanted to do something nice for them. . . . He'd cut his finger, "scraped it on a door." Couldn't get his rnind off his work. Somebody had written a speech which he must deliver soon and he stepped out on the parapet in the middle of the party to see if he liked it. Painting of Ben Franklin in Farley's office bears startling resemblance to; Jim. So does Bill 'Slattery, P. O. Department comptroller, just as bald, but j not as tall or white-haired. ; All Democracy's patronage lieuten- j ants are there, including big Emil Hurja. You may have thought they were tough, unprincipled spoilsmen, i but they talk like p.ure-hearted evan- gels of the New Deal. usually surround docks. Explain what "cramp" reall means, It is only a word to him. Too bad to be taking the joy out of life, but it is better than taking life. A pool with all its risks is still much safer than a river, especially a pool with a guard. Some hundreds of children will be drowned this year, perhaps. Whose will they be? We might begin right now to cheat death. — m • an 6UORIFYING YOURSELF talked to me I'm still your friend. No use to get sentimental. She 1 jest wanted to telJ you that tua j was gone. Let her stay where 8he HEHE TODAY DONNA GAnflllil*. clrvuii performer, (nil* from «ltc Iraprzr :md U iniiirra. To ploa«e her pnru>«r. UYDKLIXli SIUIJAJL,. Dunnn «<"•• lo Mndrllne'a home lo reeuprrnle, lirclciKllni: to lie «ho other ttlrli Sh' l« nuliitmpil nf tliP ilroention Inn keen* It up. even when IIII.L. SIDDA.I'. Mmli'lIno'N rouNln. ii-nk* IHT to marry him. HIM nnd Donnn lire miirrlril. Mlt.S. PJ.AA'TEn, houKVkcvtipr di.trlinrged "y Uoiinn. In licr MniloJInr who Im.s innrrlcd f?O,N IJ.VVMD. nnjnuil trnim-r, l» klllell. Con Unnw» of Dn.nnn'it Uueeiltlon mill dei'lilex to hlneUm.lll her. lie (•ume* 10 (lie nearby loivn nnd Dotinn meelH him wecretl.v. Con tlirentexin in IUUIKO troiilile for her. Mr» Hlnnu-r le!irn» of Ilic mret- liic mill wrlie.a Ulll an nnoiiyiuouK letter. I'll! (toe* lo nee Coo tint] during liln tlllKeiiCe Ornnilflither Slllllal illcs. Hill, heKrvlncr Dnnnn bn» (MinimJl.tuil hlttniuy, lellH her he •*kitii\VH the truth*' unil will lenve lltimi'dinlely nf.ter file funeral. I>IHUI;I xifiiln iiwn.y nnd Imnrd* n trnJii for CJiieago. Con, on flic M'ime trnin. conJCcitNeis thnt he de- Illivrnloly mUl.Ml Rill. Prom Chi- j raco Donnil NenilH Bill it telegram. i\O\V GO f)\ WITH THE ST.OHY CHAPTEK XLVI1 TT was Minnie who discovered that Ponna was gone. MIsa Perkins, the nurse, who considered it a blessing that Amos Siddal was , receiver, at rest at last, spoke sharply to' " ullfa "^ the servant girl and hustled her I Aleo Adams drove over at into the kitchen to get supper. \ o'clock, offering to sit up w.th °suy Madeline could have been arranged quietly. No, he couldn't answer the telegram. Let her go back to tne circus where she belonged. She had never been truly happy on the farm. Always there had been something on her mind. The other marriage explained that. Poor kid, probably she had worried plenty. Maybe she had heard from JDavid and was afraid of what he might do. Maybe everything hadn't been easy for her. circus feller checked out Qf the hotel and has gone to Chicago," "I'm not interested," ha answered. "You should be—c o n s 1 d e r 1 n' Madeline took the same train." "What's tbat?" "It's all over town. She didn't buy no ticket, but Ben Goddard said she told him she was goin' to Chicago on the G. o'clock in spite of the fact that Amos jest died. An' Curt Lezenby saw her git on the train an'—" "Thanks," Bill interrupted and hung 10 was! But he could not dismiss the telegram. The uncertainty, the feeling that perhaps slie was In trouble persisted. There was a streak of stubbornness in Bill's • nature, however, that would not let him do what his heart prompted. HPHE day passed with no answer -*- sent. And another day passed. Then came the funeral. Services were held at homo and, in spite of the distance from town, many were present. Neighbors who had known Amos Siddal all his life and loved to serious damage if not attended to promptly. Very Much Improved After Taking Cardui "I have suffered a groat deal from cramping," wril.es Mrs, W. A.' Sewell, Sr., of Waco, Texas. "I would chill and have to go to. b€id for about three days at a time. I would have a dull, tired, sleepy feeling. A friend told me to try Cardui, thinking it would help me — and it did. I am very much Improved and do not spend the time in bed. I certainly can recommend Cardui to other sufferers." Thousands ot women testify Cardui benefited them. K It docs not benefit YOU, consult a physician. P. A. Lewis Motor Co. Third & Washington Used Cars, Now and Used Parts, Batteries, Tires. Washing, Greasing, Gas and Oils. HOT SPRINGS. Va.—(/P)—About 30 j national business leaders, high in government councils and representative; FOR SALE One 1033 Chevrolet Tudor Sedan One 1932 Ford Tudor Sedan One 1929 Buick Sedan. Hempstead Motor Co. Phone 850 207 East Third of all industry, decided Sunday that i '__ the fundamentals of the National Recovery Administration must be permanently preserved in the government as the organization keystone of American business. The business leaders, comprising the Industrial Advisory Board, which advices Recovery Administrator Hugh S. Johnson on the business viewpoint, also highly praised the general's efforts in a formal resolution, thus turning thumbs down on reports they planned to force bis removal. The general met with the board late- Sunday night. He laid clown is ideas about changes in NRA. and endorsed the purpose of the board's meeting, which is to formulate business principles for NRA's continuance. The entire meeting lias been private, but George H. Mead, chairman of the board and president of the Mead Corporation, Dayton, O., outlined what happened to newspapermen. Four main ideas were generated in the discussion: 1. The continuance of some form of government interest in the organization of bu.sine.ss was assumed. 2. Thu immediate "rearrangement" of NRA. as contemplated by General Johnson, was accepted as necessary, and a.s the keynote for action in the next few months. ,'i. The necessity of increasing business' influence in such reorganization by creating a permanent board to advise NRA in place of the present ro- Rexall Health and Beauty Sale Now on at John S. Gibson Drug Co. Real savings during the month of June! §2 box Cara Nome Powder and $1 jar Cara Nome Cream, both for $2. Shari Fowder and Lipstick, both for $1.29. Choose 2 of the following items and get both for G9c—-Purctcst Rubbing Alcohol. Rexall Milk Magnesia, Mi 31 Antiseptic Solution, or 100 Pure- test Aspirin Tables. 75c pound Rexall Theatrical Cold Cream. 59c. Lavender Mentholated Shaving Cream and Lavender Talc, both for 35c. JOHN S. GIBSON Drug Company The Rexall Store ATUL.BTK'S r'OOT MKUICINE 25c Money Back Guarantee. MORELAND'S Drug Store guaranteed RADIO SERVICE Hempstead Co. Lbr. Co. HOYT ANDRES Phone 89 SALE Silk ELoucle Suits for vacation needs. $10.95 LADIES SPECIALTY SHOP "Exciislvo But Not Expensive" him. Many drawn through curl- I tating board was decided upon. Whether any one else in the family ' Orandfatber. Bill thanked him but wanted food or not, the nurse felt: said it was not necessary. Tha "Try These Exercises to Keep Hands Supple Beauty, as far as hands and wrists Also Bob i are concerned, is much more than Jackson "J Bruce Kremer and Arthur tkLn deep. No matter how white, Mullen—the "big three" lobbyists who i smooth and well-kept looking your ciuit the national committee because; hands may be, they will be twice as F D said they must do that or quit, lovely if they are graceful and supple, lobbying. High P. O. official confides . Plan to devote a few minutes each tach is as politically potent in home j day to exercises that will loosen tense •-t-ite—New Hampshire, Montana, Neb- | muscles and stiff joints in your hands "aska respectively—as ever. j and wrists. Most exercises of this Washington hotel cpffee shoppe for ; typ<* are simple and can be done while innpr- Vice President and Mrs. Jack a:ated. Hen: are some that you might dinner: Vice President Garner. Jack calls out to a news- j try: paper man: "Hey . pale- look- you Relax arms, hands and wrists and then imagine that you're trying to the need ot it. "Ask Mrs. Siddal to come down, Minnie," she added. "Tell her I ! said she must have some food. She mustn't let herself get 111." flubbing her red eyes with n handkerchief, Minnie mounted tbe stairs. The sniffles were gone when rhe dashed back Into the iln- ing room. "She's gone!" Minnlo cried excitedly. "Mis' Siddal's gone"!" "Nonsense!" Bill muttered. "Maybe she's outside," tbe nurse suggested. "No, Ma'am. Her traveling bag's gone and there ain't any toilet things on the dresser! There's a big trunk In the hall with her name on it. Ol), my Lordie!" Minnie began to wring her hands, as If Donna's disappearance affected her personally. Bill pushed back his chair and strode from the room. Only too evident wore the indications ot his wife's departure. Bureau drawers and clothes hangers were empty. The huge wardrobe trunk with the black letters, "Madeline Gabriel," stood at the foot of the second fljylit of stairs. Sue bad gone without a word to him. if be needed further proof that Con David had told the truth tbii supplied it. Bill scorched for some farewell message but there was none. Kvcn before Grandfather's fuueral Madeline had left the house. Was she utterly licartlcss? But why expect more of a woman who had been a na pa. Trouble with you _ . rk n't drink the right brand of whisky. | shake water from your finger tips. Willard hotel afeun, hours later: j Let the fingers snap together wit aehc in Stag room with ; downward shake, keeping shoulders cheat from met her? the day he bad. first him? Had she separated from the animal n y n Workers and NRA. Objective ; they, us well us wrists and fingers, conversation about everybody, but big | ar« exercised. Repeat at least iO t because I invited Sid- ; times and then go on to the next step. n,nC taft my pockM- Make believe that you're pulling . . , , I flue ^^.jyt*.^fcw« uvut LUC CUUJUJ4*' arms perfectly ."--laxed "f ^t ^^ ^ be£n afl , am & dlyorce m and find I've l*/t my pocksi- somewhere. *o he pays tbe bill, taffy. Stretch the arms outward, would ba,ve» been trowued upon by Grandfather? Or were she and David divorced, so tUut she was sight of Adams aroused such poignant recollections that Bill could not endure his presence. He lay down on the sofa In the living room. Not far away reposed tbe old man, liia snowy head on a white pillow, bis face aa peaceful as if he were sleeping. Some of the contentment Amos Siddal had known in life seemed to cling to him In death, anil the harassed young man, keeping the death watch, felt It. A T 6 o'clock In the morning the • telephone rang again. Groggy with fatigue and the emotional storm he had endured, Bill staggered into the hall. A man's voice said, "Tbis Is Curt Kellogg, Bill. There's a telegram for you. Want I should read it or send It out?" "Read it to me." "It's dated today, five a. m., Chicago. It reads, 'Con David lied. May I come back and explain? Wire Blackstono Hotel. Madeline.' Want to send an answer?" "Not now." Bill went into the living room ap.d sat down, his hands banging limply between his knees. So she wanted to come back and explain. Explain what? Tbat sbe was divorced from Con David but—with her grandfather still unburicd— bad run away to Chicago with i him? Telegrams were public property in Lebanon. .Before noon everyoue ill town would know tbat, not only bad BiJJ Siddal's wife run away with another wan, but she hud wired her husband to tuke her back. He'd be damned If be would! He had told her be would get out and tbat would not have created a scandal. He could have gone back to finish bis medical course aod later affair* between tilmself nn<j to learn, If possible, why young Mrs. Siddal had gone away. Others to see how Bill was taking tuo situation. It was a bitter ordeal for Bill. The sight of Mrs. Planter In rusty black, sobbing dolefully, was almost too much for him. He would have liked to fling her out of the house but he could not do that. Sbe had lived In the Siddal home for five years and was supposed to be a close friend. He managed to avoid her and ignored the condolences she offered. Joe Hoskins, tbe lawyer, a lifelong acquaintance of Grandfather Siddal, rode to the cemetery In the car with Bill. Minnie aud Miaa Perkins sat behind. Little was said on the dismal trip, but on the way borne again the attorney asked, "Shall I come out to your place to read the will or will you come in to the office?" "It doesn't matter," Bill answered gloomily. "The property all goes to Madeline. You'll have to got In touch with her." Hoskins coughed, and adjusted his spectacles. "No," he said. "It doesn't. Your Grandfather didn't leave Madeline a cent." "What?" "The farm and everything else Is yours, Bill, unless—well, ha did leave a letter addressed to the two of you, but I have an Idea that hasn't anything to do with the property." "But I don't understand! I always thought—" "I reckon .'ae figured that, as you were man ind wife. It didn't make, any difference who had the property and maybe it was wiser for tbe man to have tbe say than the woman." "But this will can't stand. It's —It's wrong! Lei's read It at once, Mr. Hosklus. There must be some mistake!" "Just as you say. Bill, but there's no mistake. The will will have to stand," (To lie Concluded). 4. A permanent board, to contain five leading industrialists or business men to be named about July 1, .should be made more fully representative of American business. There also was some consideration o fthe idea that NRA should be continued in its present emergency form after June 1, 1935, for another year, so that more experience could be obtained before permanent legislation is written. The business leaders probably will leave the way clear for recommendations along this line. HOSE SALE 89c Pair 2 Pairs $1.50 THE GIFT SHOP Phone 252 Luther N. Garner Candidate for Tax Assessor Hempstead County Will appreciate your vote and influence ERNEST PALS D1CK CURB MARKET Anything in the Vcgcable Line. Fresher ;md Just as Cheap. Call on Us. We represent insurance companies of national scope <iiul famous for the prompt settlement of claims against (hem. 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