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HO^J 8TAK, HOP!, Friday, August 10,1934 Hope S Star Herald, From False Report? - Published every week-day afternoon ty Star Publishing Co., Inc. (C. A. PhfeKtt ft At**. K. W*shbwn), «t The Star building, 212-214 South fPahnit street, Hops, Arkansas. __ C. B. PALMER, President AttStft. WASHBtJRN, Editor ttid Publisher Catered as second-class matter at the postoffice at Hope, Arkamai Und«r th* A*t # lUfirch 3,18S7. "the newspaper Is *n ittstittitien detetopea by mottena tattan to present 'ft» sews of th* ttey, to 'foster 'ownmewe and industry, JhrMijih TrfBely circulated ftdvettferthents, and to fuwilsh that check upon S'^^^L?* 1 ' 011 H<> « 0 «« tlft « | 0fe ha* ever been able to provld*."-Col, R. McCornatac, Bate (Always Payable to Advanced By city carrier, . • ' 85 f"* ™«™>%*2.tt; one year ?5.0Q. By mail, to Hempsteaa, Ke Millet awd LaFSytftte twenties, $3.50 per year; elsewhere $5;00. Member of The Associated Press: The Associated Press is exclusivelj «5ttttSefl t&'thfe use for republlcatiOh of all news dispatches credited to it of -.*« efeerwltie credited hi'this pafrer and alsb the local news published hertla Arkansas Dallies, Inc., Memphis, .; New, York City,'Graybar BMg.; Chicago, 111., 75 E. "Wack. er, Droe; Detroit, Mich., 7338 Woodward Ave.; St Lotils; Wo., Star «,.»-.- °*» *rib«rt«s, Btc.J Charges will be Jmadet for ;all tributes, cards -. aanks, resolutions.-or memorials, concerning the departed. Commercial newspapers hold io this policy In the news columns to protect their readers fcoifl a fieloge of space-taking memorials. The Star <Us<3aims responsibility for tho safe-keeping or return of any unsolicited manuscripts. You* Health -' By JEt& MORRIS FISHBEIN Editor, Jonrnal of the American Medical Association, and of the Health Magazine • YOUR CHILDREN , Ask' your doctor what four bad habits are most comonly developed in infancy, and he'l probably reply: "fin- Olive Roberts Barton .. . -„ ,.,. - - - . t -Appeltite is caused by the stomach ,ger Bucking, nail biting, dirt eating contracting in a sort of rhythm called •=r,rl K»f ^,hr. a " peristalis. The 'involuntary muscles •and bet wetthig." _, Little children will suck their fin. gets and thumbs, sometimes the cldttu *ing or bkmkets, in fact, anything that j thing to work on. The gastric juice \hey can get their lips on. Such habits! be S^ns to seep out of its little cells begin quite early in infancy and if of the outer walls of this alimentary bag begin to church and beg for some- thou e ht of food, just as saliva not broken early, may last until the . wr lnt ?.* e mouth when a person is .child is six or seven years old. * In most instances the sucking. of! hungry. If there is no peristalsit there is nc appetite. But often at meal time there is no in the mouth. Just the Echo of an OM Retain 532 Political Announcements 1 Mfss Imogens "Robinson, Billy and The barrel oactus of our southwest- r to announce i, muiuuuil u fo " owin 8 os candidates subject to the action of the Democratic primary election August 14, 1334. Max Robinsen ar<> spending the week In •Dumas, Miss Mary Ellti Hubbard spent n few days in Hope this week, tht> guest df Miss Anna Lee Rider. Mrs. Joe Wilson and children, Emily Joe and Buddy of Columbus were visitors hero Mondny. Miss Julin Benrden of tho Spring Pot State Senator (20th District) JOHN L. WILSON For Sheriff E w. SCHOOLB7 W. AUBRY LEWIS CLARENCE E. BAKER J. E. (JIM) BEARDEN Cotmty & Probnfo Judge H. M. STEPHENS Cmmty & Probate Clerk RAY E. M'DOWELL JOHN W. RIDGD1LL Tax Assessor MRS. ISABELLE ONSTEAb R. L. (LEE) JONES C. C. (GRIT) STUART Road Overseer IDeRoan Township) E. L. SULLIVAN L. S. MAUI.DIN FRED A. LUCK Hill high school faculty week end nl home. spent the Washington Mrs. Mary-Davis and little grandson, Edwin, of Kr'mn, La., hnvc re-turned ID (heir homo ;;fter » short visit will- Mr, and Mr:. Crit Stuilrt and family. Miss Roberta Stuwrt nnd Buddy Stuart accompanied them home for a visit. Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Hunt of Rocky Mound spent tho week end with Mrs. Hunt's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Bt'urden. Miss Lucile Hubey is spending the wi?ek with friends and relatives in in Nashville. Mrs. .Harold Velvin is visiting in Ashdown. Me ELLIOTT COPYRIGHT 1934 „ BYHfA HW/Ct INC. « , , •fastenmg the hands to the sides dur- 1 ;ing sleep to sueh methods as the wear- j '.ing of rmttens, the winding of adhes- 4 iye "plaster around the fingers, the -appUcaiton of bitter-tasting substan- 'ces, aM the use of all sorts of pre- ,Ventivc devices. Most important is plenty of attention on your part to the correction of 'the 'difficulty. Reiteration of the wam- ring" anfl constant removal of the fingers Will in most cases bring about 'some -result. Nail-biting and dirt eating are bad •habits-jjvhich usualy develop in child- 'reiv jthat are excessively nervous or Whose general health is less than normal. Children with such tendencies must also be controlled by watching .'and by every effort to break up the ihabit as early as posible. Most .children can be stopped from 'wetting the "bed at the age of two and one-half years, some much earlier, and '>a few not until they are after three years of age. After three, regular wetting 'of the bed is an abnormal performance and should be controlled. To prevent this habit, give the child plen- • ty of milk and water early in the day, 'but.' no fluids after four o'clock in the .afternoon. At 10 o'clock pick up the child and give it an opportunity to •empty -.the bladder. ' .Here again, mental attention is ex- :ceedingly important. Everything possible "should be done to make the child interested ond cooperative. In » this; .rewards are more effective than ^ punishment. ^ The' interest of the child can be , gained by marking on a calendar the days on which it is rewarded for be. ing" successful. It is, of course, impor- taht that every physical defect that is * noted .be properly controlled. he gees orders onions and steak. If he knew 'the truth it would be about the milk. Not ithat it wasn't a very -good thing. But not at the moment. He drank it only an hour be- 'fore his dinner and milk is a deliberate and slow dff ester. It has to turn into soft curd and this takes time. The stcmach, being busy, doesnn't send up its message to the palate as uual for more food. When it was through with its little job on that one glass of milk !lt was quite ready for its real and customary fodder. The tablets were not needed. Children the Same 1 And so with children. Many do not eat enough at mea,'. time to keep them happy until the next meal. They are given a little snack of something to help them hold out, especially when there is a long wait. This "something" j is as often as not a glass -of milk, an hour or an hour and a half before meals. What happens is exactly the same as to our genetlman friend. And the •mother wonders if Johnny is taking down sick. Give him milk by all means, but in time for the stomach to be ready to receive new food. If near meal time a little fruit juice or fruit will clear out more quickly. Milk with a meal is all right. Ice cream probably does the same thing. Added to the milk or the cream •'is the sugar, and sweets before a meal put an end to appetite. But don't think that children don't need sugar. ' Except in a very few cases they do. They burn it up in energy. I1ICUIC -t'ODAV .•HOOTS' tt A K H'II it ft. .in ana prellj. hrlonun co thp .vmnim-r Kft nt l.nri'linc.-k. riiHhliin'niili' fipfi lorU wiihurb. Whr YdiMMiniK tiu>t bml tlniini-lnl rrvrrirr- nnrt Ilium trlp« not ~«o lir IcnloitN of hfi tvriilifirpy frlpntt*. sVI.V'tA rilVMHS. rlohcpii tint m tnn-ii. I* irlvlnis n imrty fli <rh*> Im-lii .-Chili nnd Hoot* U ki>nri- lirokt'n Iti'i-titixp .Mltr <U not Itivlti-il Slip iHTcpt,, n ln»l-mlnii'ic ttivrili- lion ID n illnnrr l<> lip ulvrn -nt «hi- ol n l, i hi- «:imr nltfht n» ttyl- Vln". ntirty J ti.» srrrs AVATI-IUHIAN •one of l.iiri-hm<ck*« 'ulii-tttl trrlillrrn •»' J-oimR MHs HAtlT. n nf"irlil,.ir* nni\ nii-ci. nn.MS m\\VAY Sir*' lltll-fH foil Win. 1VOW tin 0* WITH Til R STOItv U.J MUST be runn'lng along." ; Bi)ots lota young Mrs. .Hart, rather uncomfortably. She ^hatt been on Idiot, she, reminded horsi-lt to come butting in Mere. Lots would think her n fool -and this cool, utterly superior young man with his foreign air of dandified elegance, rather bothered her. "Nonsense, my dear." hols seized her arm and made her sit down again. "Defils is staying with us —oh. you didn't know, yon nnfl child, yon havon't been to see me In weeks. Boots." she sold affec- tlnnntely -anfl rnther gushingly, "was .lust .graduated from high sohnn] some weeks .ago—with honors And tire we proud of her!" She stretched out on the hot, while sand and lay there in that blissful state of suspension jvliich is half-v>alfin% and half-asleep. ment, shabby and comfortable. ; She must have actually fallen For the .thousandth time Boots ; asleep, although she hadn't In- thought enviously, of 'the rooms of lentlo(i to ( '° so - -because the sun the 'orher girls. Isabel, .with 'her was blazing down In the Intense a'ml- 'cunillewlc'k i tlea ' of ml( ' (I '' i y "'hen she heard her spreml nnfl the >bfg •satin 'puff, -bond ! name> quilted. And Sylvia Rivers whose I She came out of a. dim, foggy Kitting Toom had been "done" by'"'•earn, unstlrrlng. a famous .docorntor from the city. ; (Ienr > had A good laugh ry .. . *•* «H •«!'* l*n-itui-<JI4ll,tM 1 I Ulll Lt 1C (J I L J i ••••> »".«»>f !•*. iiuu-M £> \JVJU l«»»b •« i.nois unshed, reeling more thnn Ull In pastels with modernistic' °»t of It- Mrs. Waterman called Ozan Hn wia Be Haouv NoTel Ab"u Over AdwrOty Over Adversity RRTTrP TATTON BBUCE CATTON Mrs. E. Halesman and daughter, Miss Jeanette, are visiting relatives in Ashdown. I Miss Charlene Crane of Hope spent the past week end with ehr parents, ' ^ r - and ^ rs - •*• **• Crane. ! Misses Aony Gilmore and Thehna ' Aieman rf Bluffton, Ark., are visiting , Mr and Mrs wmiam Baber The F - F> Harre11 Epworth League „ ^ . y J Union met at Ozan Tueday with a . The ordinary mortal believes that he attendance. Mises Jeanette Citty could be happy if things would only and Mary Frances lrvin rendere d a break the right way; if the right girl d[jet Then Mf Ramee Garland enter , loved him, or if he Jived m Honolulu, , ained lhe union with a number of or if the boss would give him a pro- £ , Wes of thg Different foreign count- motion, or if he could get rid of his ries A short business session was - corns, or something. ; held by the vice president, Imon Nor- But Rebecca Scarlett's new novel, wood in the absence of the president. "The Monkey's Tail," is the study of Sandwiches and ice cream were serv- a person who knew how to be happy et \ t, y the Ozan league. without any "if —who had happiness : cc ,laoteff in the core of her being and could _ • cling to it regardless of what hap- ! grows attached to it she isn't allow- pened to her. ] ed to keep it. . This person is a girl in a little Hud- , But through it all she retains the 'sop river town. She is, in the broad- ; ability to be happy. It's not, I hasten est meaning of the word, a sensual- ' t oad d, a sugar-and -water Pollyanna •jst; that is, she retains the child-like happiness; it is, rather, a sort of se- faculty of extracting pleasure from ren ity, which arises from some pro- the simplest of contacts with the ex- f oun d inner harmonny with the main- terior world, so that the mere process spr j n gs O f ilfe itself and therefore of existing is a delight. j cannot be hurt by adverse circum- Ehough things happen to this yaung ' stances. lady to spoil the most placid of dis- ; This all makes an unusual and in- posjtions. Her boy friend goes for , telligent sort of novel. The plot wan- another girl, she herself is betrayed, I ders way around Robin Hood's barn, as Aunt Lucinda used to say, by the ! toward the end, 'but for all that the village pastor, the wise old grand- ' book is one of the bright spots on the mother who protects her in her hour j summer fiction list. of need gejs killed by a truck, and Published by Scribner's, it sells at wfiea her baby finally arrives and she $2.50. ever a fool. \Vhy must Lois em phnslze the fact that she was just out of school? She wanted to appear a woman of the world, wanted to escape from the tight shell of youthful embarrassments and Inhibitions which cramped her The young man smiled 'coolly (she thought) nt this. She nnd sat down again, at the Insistence of her hostess. Mrs. Hart was louns ing gracefully in n deep chair and furniture. No. -It -wasim fair. Life -Mother and said who could she get itself was not fair. at the last minute. Mother said, of She ran water Into the tub In !: our8 L a11 the croW(1 was "P oltoa -the blfi. staring 'white bathroom, ff" Then MT& W. brooded-for a " ''" °"" u — hit said she'd try the Raeburn She ai(ln>l tl)lnl < had fun and they were such fine i—nil that rot. And, my dour, She scrubbed her teeth met leu lotisly,:ana stared discoDteuteflJy at her unllawed skin In the mirror. What flwod-was-.lt, she demanded ,, , , ,. paasldnately of herself, what, earth. lr sll ° lan l solos 'Iy good was it to be pretty and * * * graceful aud well behaved? 'It got ROOTS lay still as a statue, her you precisely nothing. . . .'Old Mrs. heart hammering, hammering ,i •- . "'• i*»**ftM%*ij u\j\.imi£, . , . Will alia. .iv»«. i, ntviiiin^i nifc, lliUUHItJl IIl(j ino young man hnd.eased his tall Waterman-had undoubtedly• asked in her breast. She felt a lltllo sicl:. self Into another. he said Idly. Boots could have killed him for it. And "Veally!" he said again. '"Dculs," Interpolated Lois Hart, 'facing the girl, "is just hack from England. On his way to California. He," said Lois Impressively, "Oh!" Boots forgot momentarily her distrust of tho stranger, her uneasiness. "Do you, really?" The young man waved his achievements aside airily. He was very good looking, Boots thought. If you admired that rather supercilious type. He had long, narrow, gentian blue eyes, put in with a smutty linger. His eyelashes were ridiculously long. They fascinated one. Just the same, she didn't like him. She resented him. Maybe It „ partly because ronlght she was j grouch about her, at the last minute, to "fill In." She did not stir. Mrs. Waterman's table would be ! There was a general burst of full of stodgy old.people and across laughter and the gay, inconsequent the room, accompanied by shrieks voice ^yont on. Patty's voice. ' of laughter, would ha .'Sylvia's i group. Hardy among the rest. . . . She flung back her golden mane like a wild, youug, resentful mare, . . . No good thinking of all this now. She would go, wear her plaid organdie, her old slippers .... do the best she could. She was asleep when the parents came In, 10 minutes .later, one arm lluug across her face, sleeping the untroubled sleep of childhood. . . , • •• • \ N'OTHEU bright, hot. breathless will he a riot. I con just see j Sylvia's 'face when she sees her with the graybeards—" "Well. I think It's a shame. 1 (hfnk Boots Is pretty swell," said Isabal loyally. "Just because they've lost all their money and she can't keep up with the crowd—" If she hadn't been so desperately sick. If her head hadn't been whirling and her heart pounding like would have a wild thing Boots blessed her for this. Instead she lay there, transfixed, unable to move hand or foot. day dawned. Boots woke to a | feeling of gayety and hopefulness.! a 'Oh, can all that stuff." she heard boy's voice, unrecognized, say Anything mfelit happen ... H was j disgustedly. "You women—" feelint- lost and hurt and out of things: at any rate, after a few minutes of this wandering, desiil tory conversation she said she must go. She hadn't left a note for the parents. They would be at home any minute—they would wonder. Lois, who knew how the casual com'tiiRs and goings of Larchueck's younger Ret were managed, rather opened her eyes at this, but she did not protest. Denis would walk •down with Boots, she said. Everything wont more smoothly on M wished that she might die. " 3 ' T ° " e eng '" fCl 1n 80lne OUt Ol "' 8 doflnitely. ril lust slip through Soots Raehiirn, noted "No, oh n- the hedge." , In Larchneek for !,er "smooth line." her ease and poise, was actually stammering and Hushing. Somehow she managed to set away. Her cheeks were very hot. -He might have insisted on accompanying her, she thought resent- fulfy. Re mlahl have— The house was still dark and silent when she let herself Into It. She switched on a lani/: vu the sit- t/n? room anrl went up',. airs to her rooia. Jt was a big, -wide -apart- , >" ' That a a " ~~ .*.. j».....?, ,,tui JIIIIIB Hiiiijuuiiy on ,, a 11 i , ,. ™ this hot morning. At 11 Mrs R ae , | blessed all-enveloping tide. To P a RS . . . ° °* '"'C' t „„*. n t llfo »ini..1 n 1.. ,?_/!_,.-I.. hum. hound for the stores, i Boots at the clubhouse gate, oiiouis , , u , and RplashlngB were heard above i asked ,- "f P ,"' Se P° unded ln • lnove temple: she thought for a minute she was really going to be sick I With plunging heart, she fought off I the feeling. Any minute now. any None of this matters," Boots tried to tell herself calmly and judicially. "Tears from now I'll laugh at It, Maybe I'll have forgotten It entirely." But her palms were wet as she raised herself from tho sand. There were only a few people on the beach and circling the pool now. Somehow Boots managed to walk to her cubicle. She thought even stupid Dintsy Adrian must see that something had happened to her, as he handed her the koy. But Dintsy only stared owlishly and said It sure was hot, • * * CUE struggled Into her few brief garments, sucker dress Tho striped seer- had seemed pretty Now the sickened she the sound of a player .piano. Boots sprinted lightly up the stairs. It was too early for "the crowd," .1 ,1 g faces and waved gaily to! ° r tw ° mlnuu> 8lie and crawl like some stricken thing, Nothing could bother her. nothln- upset her. she told herself gall;" Today was wonderful. There was a special fueling in the air of hope and promise. The dance tonight would be wonderful, too. What matter if she were to be among the oldsters? Hardy would see her He might even single her out. She dove and swam In solitary happiness. Afterward she stretched out on the hot white eanfl and lay , —, - «~. there In that blissful stnte of BUB- ago when Boots' theme pension which Is half waking and half sleep, though ta. Why. she had never known anyone could be so cruel! It wasn't her fault that their house was shabby, that they had to plan and contrive for everything. She hadn't realized that anyone ever talked so about her: what venom there had been In Patty's light, careless voice, what unabashed glee! But then Patty was Sylvia's friend and sycophant. And Sylvia was dellnltely ber enemy—bad always been since the hot white eanfl and lay that first day of school four years had won the first-term prize and Sylvia's thinking her own bad been shelved. '!Jt'» absurd. H doesn't matter. and fresh this morning. hateful cheapness of it her. A «9-cent remnant had made it herself, feeling happy and clever to bo able to contrive this way. Now everything was blackened and spoiled. All she asked was to he able to get away, to get out of it nil to some new place where clothes and money didn't matter. Maybo she could be a settlement worker . . . anything. She camo blinking Into tho darkness of the awuinged porch soma moments later, a slim girl with dark oyes burning In a white face, her -gilt hair framing her face in a classic cap of wet ringlets. The young man Idling with the rolla at the player piano turned a frank stare of admiration up to her. "Hello," he said amiably. Boots returned his salutation lifelessly. She remembered him now. Iluss Lund, the new swimming Instructor. Isabel — or somebody- had languidly dismissed Russ as a "big roughneck." He was a strong, squarely built young man of 25 or 26 and therefore, to Boots, one of the oldsters. He had a thick, unruly crest of stiff brown hair, magnificent shoulders and a rather engaging smile. Boots could not r»- member actually having spoken t» him before, although she bad known, of course, for a number of weeks who he was. He simply did not "belong." Today she returned his greeting apathetically. Nothing mattered. "Going over town?" SliB nodded, already moving across the big, bare room, scented with dust, its «oor scarred by young dancing feet. She was Jn a very daze of pain and misery. What did it matter what ha asked her? Rusg Lutid was at her side. "I'm driving. Can I drop you?" Another day she would have refused, politely and definitely. Today she shrugged her shoulders and stepped into his little car. (To Be Continued) Mrs. Jane Hulsoy nnd Miss Lucille Hulsey spent Sunday in Hope nnd attended a reunion of thn Shields family. Mrs. Clnud Gnrnor has returned to her homp In Summit!, Miss., niter a Visit with Mr. nnd Mrs. L. f. Mon- toe. IWiSs Jcnnctte Prince returned to her home In DeQueen Tuesday nfter a visit with (he .Stewart family. Miss Virginia Stewart occompnnicd hrt- to DoQneon for n visit. Mr. nnd Mrs. Finis Johnson, Mr. nnd Mrs. Paul Howe, Weldon Johnson, nnd Mrs. W. I. Stroiul attended the speaking in Hope Monday night. Miss Agatha Bullarcl, member of the Spring Hill school faculty spent the week end with her mother, Mrs. Tcxnrkiian. Mrs. Lee Holt nnd Mi?s Knthryn Holt have returned fioni a visit to Scininole, Okh, EinrlKbcro mid Fort .Smith. Mr. Holt returned to Scminolo with them nfti'r a <;hort visit with his family here. Mrs. Powell Byp'-s nnd little Miss Nell Jean Bycrs were Sunday visitors Mary Bulhird. Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Nelson, Miss Let ha Frnzier and Fred Norwood have returned from a week's visit to points in the Arkansas Ozarks. Miss Myrn Lee Boyctt is spending two weeks visiting in Texarlcpnn. Mr. and Mrs. Sam Boyett nnd little boys spent Wednesday in DeAnn. Miss Louise Pilkinton is the guest of Mi.ss Loyce Bonner in Fordyce. Mr. nnd Mrs. W. H. Etter Jr spent Sunday in EIDorudu. guests of Mrs. Etter's parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. N Trimble. J. Pinky Bycrs spent Sunday Little Rock. A. N. Stroncl nnd W. I. Stroud arc spending the week in the Ozarks. Mr. nnd Mrs. Duvid Holt nnd daughter, Carolyn, of Little Rock, arc visiting relntives here this week. The first Monday social of the Wom- nns Auxilary of the Presbyterian church met this week with Mrs. J. W. Butler ns hostess. Ten members answered tho roll call with n vorsp of Scripture. After a short business session the ladies enjoyed u pleasant hour together, at the end of which the hostess served delicious ii'i' cream nnd cake. Dr. W. S. Lncy, president of Arkansas College, Batesvi.'le, was the guest of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Butler Tuesday. ern deserts is known ns the "rain barrel of the dessert," since it can be used for'both food and drink in emergency. 866 Liquid, Tables, Salw, Nose Drop* Checks INInlnrln In 3 days, Colds FlrS( •lay. Headnrhes or Neuralgia In ,10 minute!!. IWE LAXATIVE AND TONIC MoRt Speeds- Remedies .ttnmvn. Refinish Your Floori Sanding Machine for Refit Harry W. Shiver Plumbing—Electrical Appliances Phone 7.S9 Guaranteed Typewriter Repair Service O. W. MILLS 218 So. Walnut Phono III! In the Chatham Islands, 400 miles southeast 'of New Zealand, tho now year arrives 'while milkmen in Now Vork City are muking their early rounds on the morning of Dec. 31. Full Pint . . . Kitchen Hand Lotion Almond Benzoin anil Honey Lotion Lnllmer's Astringent Distilled Witch Hazel Bny Rum Your Choice 25c each Brian t' s Drug Store Ladi ies. We have installed a new patented machine that sews on soles. Old fashioned tacks no longer necessary. No advance in prices. Give us a trial. All Work Guaranteed Theo P. Witt Shoe Repair Shop 210 South Mnin Better Be Sure About the Next Sheriff We are living in a period of great unrest. Something has happened which has caused all citizens, both good and bad, to be less respectful of the strict rules of law. It may have been the World, War; it may be the depression; it may be the uncertainty of the Administration of Justice, but it is quite plain to thinking people that one of the needs of the present day is the strict an^l swift apprehension of criminals. Perhaps nothing will do more to prevent wrong-doing so much as the knowledge that the Sheriff, who is our high peace officer, will be impartial and relentless toward wrong-doers. Against modern criminals equipped with fast cars and machine guns, nothing will prevail, except .just as good equipment plus a Sheriff with long experience', faultless courage and grim determination. In the present race for Sheriff there is one man, Mr. Clarence Baker, who, his friends believe, has all of these qualifications. His record as Chief of Police and Deputy Sheriff are known to all. However, he is not a good politician. We realize that he is not presenting his fine qualities to the people as we know them, and so some of his friends take this opportunity to present to the public this statement, and to urge all citizens that the man to be Sheriff should be most carefully examined, for no office in the present election is of such importance. 100 Friends of CLARENCE BAKER 1

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