Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on October 22, 1937 · Page 2
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mm -m AS, HOPE, V Star Star of Hope ISM; frrgss, 1&7. Cjofrsoucmted January 18,1029. 0 Justice, Deliver Thy Herald From False Report? • Published every week-day afternodfi by Sfat Publishlhg Go., Inc. j& £ Palmer & Alfct H. Waahbura), at The Star building, 212-214 South Waliiut street, Hope, Arkansas. *" U C. E. PALMER, President ALEX. H. WASHBURN, Editor and Publisher MnMimiliMrrmriiii.. -i'n nf i ii fir VV'-f » , i i i •,"' ,. . .. ' > • (AP) —Means Associated Press Newspaper Enterprise Ass'n. Subscription Bate (Always Payable in Advance): By city carrier, pei # »s-*eelt ISci per month 65c; one year $6.50, By mail, in Hempstead, Nevada - - fioward, Miller and LaFayette counties, $3,50 per year; elsewhere $6.50. x *~ Member of The Associated Press: The Associated Press is exclusively ",1 , entitled to th« use for republication of all news dispatches credited to it 01 ' flot otherwise credited in this paper and also the local news published herein ** Charges on Tributes, Etc.! Charges will be made for all tributes, cards " Of thanks, resolutions, or memorials, concerning the departed. Commercial ' newspapers hold to this policy in the news columns to protect their reader? * frora a deluge of space-taking memorials. The Star disclaims responsibility ** for the safe-keeping or return of any unsolicited manuscripts. 1C. K. Kef. tf. S r<" Off. By DK. MORWS FISHBEtN Cdltnr, Journal n( the American Medical Association, and of HLygela, the Health Magazine. Skin is Living Tissue and Hence Reflects Many Organtic Infections This is the first of a series of articles in which Dr. Morris Fishbein discusses diseases of th skin. Your skin is living tissue—not just an envelope on the outside of your body. The skin has. indecld, been called the irrow of the body because many of the conditions which affect the human being as n whole have symptoms related to the skin as one of the signs that there is something wrong. In the skin are the nerve endings xvhich make us uware of the sensations of cold or of warmth and which let, its know when something from outside is touching I ho body. The skin of a grown-up person weighs about six pounds. If spread out flat on the ground, it would cover an area of about 16 to 20 square feet. The blood vessels in the lowest layers of the' skin run in waves or little hills. These arc responsible for the ridges on the palms of the hands :ir the tips of the fingers. No two human beings have these ridges in exactly the same form. Some forms of skin disease are quite definitely hereditary. Color of the skin is dependent largely on in- hertiance and to some extent on the amount of blood in the vessels beneath the skin. li for any reason these blood vesels contract so that they do not contain the normal amount of blood, the person looks pale. The skin also reexilates the temperature of the body by secreting water which is evaporated from its surface or by holding back water and thus preventing evaporatirn. The skin on the palms of the hands, the soles of the feet, the shoulders and the buck of the neck is the thickest of that anywhere in the body. It varies, however, rom 2-100 o an inch to 16-100 o an inch in thickness from the thinnest to the thickest portions. Hairs begin to grow on the skin in' the two to three months before the baby is born. This is a downy growth which will later be lost. Two months before the bay is born the real hair begins to develop. The nails start to develop on the fingers about six By Olive Roberts Barton. BY MARY RAYMOND Copyright, 1937, NEA Service, Inc. Illustration by Virginia Knuisimmn Jill leaped to her feet. Her face flushed scarkl, and (hen turned very white. You knoto I detest him." "Then ] won't go! CAST OP CHARACTERS JILT, lyEXTWORTH. heroine, attractive debutante. AL.V.V JEFFRY, hero, rlslns yoims nrli.it. BARRY WEJfTWORTH, JJH'» •tepljrother. JACK WEJfTWORTH, Jill's brother. SYLVIA SUTTOX, oil heiroim. « " * Yesterday: Jill arrive* from Europe meetx AInn Jeffry. Then he nan to drop out of her life tmd *he wanted to S&uow NO mucU more About l|im) Jill added. "Is mother at home?" ' "Yes, Miss Jill, and mighty busy—" Howell checked himself, with a swift upward glance. Jill mounted the stairs smiling a little. When had she ever known her stepmother when she "It's about time you settled down in New York for a while," Mrs. V/eniworth said slowly. "Most of your friends arp marrying or are engaged. What are your plans for th» winter?" "A grand campaign of taking busy at something. Making a tre- over the natives " Jill answered! mendous stir about the simplest The last thing I want to do is to thing. take over the town, Jill thought. She had reached Mrs. Went- ] laughing inside. But this was the worth's room, and now knocked. I kind of patter that pleased her CHAPTER II pLL spoke quickly: "I'm Jill J Wentworth. The John H. Wentworths. We're trfe only ones in the book. You'll call me some day, won't you? I want to see the pictures you made on the continent. "Thanks," said the young man, "I'm Alan Jeffry," The taxi rolled to a stop at the curb. "Goodby." She spoke faintly, All the confidence was gone. A lump was in her throat. She liked him tremendously, She had liked him tremendously in Europe. "Goodby," said Aian Jeffry, Quickly, handing a bill to the driver. He lifted his hat, placed it firmly on his head, picked up his luggage and headed toward a subway. Jill had a wild desire to call out: "Where are you going?" of course no well-bred girl "Jill! Heavens, where did you come from?" Mrs, Wentworth exclaimed. "From Europe. I've been spending some time there recently. Didn't you know?" Jill's tone was light, as she stooped and kissed the older woman, "It's a wonder that I did. You stepmother. So why not? "Scotch though dad says I am, I still have some verra verra smart clothes," Jill continued. "I quite dazzled a young man who was on the same boat coming over. He was plainly disappointed are a vVyTns.tisfaVory^corre- *c.«-e * brass band didn't meet spondent, Jill. Why didn't you i me -" cable that you had definitely decided to sail?" "It doesn't matter now. I'm here," Jill said. * * * J ILL had risen from her chair. "Oh, don't go, Jill!" There was something queer about her stepmother's manner, Jill decided. The bright excitement in her face and voice presaged something. "Barry is giving a house party at the said, lodge," Mrs. Wentworth "Grand," Jill said. But her tone wouid do that. Siie settl.vl decor- ' was n °t enthusiastic. House par- ously back in the seat and non- i ties at chalantly touched up her lips, .terribly tame affairs. Just ir> case that driver suspected her deep disappointment. Maybe he is a very good jT-»;'ntar, Jill thought, trying to ex- .tract some comfort. Maybe his pictures will be exhibited. Cer- lake were generally "It's for Sylvia Button!" Mrs. Wentworth exclaimed. Triumph v.as in her voice. "Oh!" Even in Europe Jill had heard the name of the oil heiress—the tainly, she was going to read the fabulously rich oil heiress—who art sections in all the newspapers had come to New York last year .from now on. | and been presented at one of the * * * biggest and most extravagant nnHE lonesome feeling persisted, parties in metropolitan history. •*- Jill couldn't shiike it. Not even when the taxi was rolling up the driveway of her home. It was difficult to believe that rich and lovely girl could be interested in Barry. It wasn't only "I'm at home!" Jill thought, try- lhat Barry was weak ancl dissi . ing to muster enthusiasm. A moment later, she was stand- 1S h beside ing irresolutely in front of the ' massive door. She waited another ' inoment before pressing the bell. Well, what had she expected? A pated. He was arrogant and self- * * fRS. WENTWORTH was staring at Jill. She noted the brass band, as Alan Jeffry had slim charm of her stepdaughter, suggested? I Xhe dark blue eyes curtained by The door swung open. "Miss ^ooty lashes. Jill's wavy bob was Jill!" i rich brown. Her nose was slender "How are you, Howell?" Jill land her mouth, curving into a spoke pleasantly to the ama?ed i smile, revealed lovely white teeth, butler. Some of her sober mood [There was a hint of firmness In dropped from her. AH vie >va» a lujai ui u*uu»»9 w i Jill's chin, which had a small cleft "Nobody knew I was coming,"! that often passed as a dimple. Interest Is Best Teacher 'I'm planning for you to attend the house party with Milo," Mrs, Wentworth said suddenly, * * * J ILL leaped to her feet. Her face flushed scarlet, and then turned very white. "Then I won't go! You know I detest him." You forget, Jill, that Mr. Mon- tanne has been a wonderful friend to your father." Mrs. Wentworth's voice was soft, but somehow it sounded hard and cold, despite its softness. Never, Jill thought miserably, have I been allowed to forget the Big Three. The trio of bankers had loomed in the background of the Wentworth existence as long as she could remember. "You can be very rude and ob« stinate, Jill." Mrs. Wentworth's eyes gleamed coldly. "I'm afraid it's too late for you to refuse, however. I called Milo and told him there was a chance you'd ar-> ri"e in time for the party. And he saiw h« would be delighted to take you * "Then, .1 H^KK-C there is nothing I can do otjiU it," Jill said, furiously. "You //oe afraid 1 would refuse. And s>'t ;-cu called him first." "Don't be rudo j'm." Mrs, Wentworth dropped her ga*e before the honest blaze in Jill's eyes, and critically studied her nails. After a moment, she heard the door close behind Jill. He.' lips closed in u hard, thin line. This was the wuy to handle that spoiled, determined girl. Barry and Sylvia! Jill married to rich Milo Montanne und out of her v/ay. Things would work out if she played her cai'ds carefully. ITo «e C I gnvp Dorothy mi undressed doll tnby. Thnt is. it had a shirt, socks ami diaper, but ru> street clothes. The little girl played for n day or two with l.er new doll iiuct then decided it needed a dress. She was visiting us at the time, and I, who can't keep my hands off months before the baby is born. Very few substances are absorbed through the skin into the body. Water certainly is not. Some fat substances may be absorbed, particularly it rub- ed into Oie skin. j dolls, intended to get out some patches mid make the sexless infant some raiment. But I decided to wait find sec whn natural mother instinct Iny dormant in Dorothy's breast. Would she be mentioning it? This child is five nnrl right smtirt. Tho age when ingenuity and initiative begin to get busy. Her mother, a widow, was too sad to be fussing with doll clothes, so it was up to me to play Rrandma to dolly. But thinking that .sivmll mothers, as well as older ones, should bosh their own babies, I kept quiet. One day Dorothy sent to get some thread, found ft piece of black velvet! In B drawer. A raggedy jaggedy piece It was, bvit in it lay the suggestion for the nlcrt child. "May I have this for a dress for •• my bnby?" she asked. "I'm going to call her Mary." She certainly could, t started to say "I'll make you a dress, Darling," then buttoned my lips. Wh ysnoil hoi- excitement? Providing herself with small safety pins, she set to work. The re.suIt was a sort of Eskimo-ish scarecrow-ixh ensemble (hnt had no form or style. But Dorothy wn.s so proud of her achievement thnl she took the dolly with her, n.-s wns, wherever she went. When her mother reached for Mury one (Uiy to tidy ln>r up n bit. I caught her eye. She understood immediately and said instend: "Mary IOOK.S veiy nice and I am sure she is provid of her j clothes." Dorothy's eyes shone. She. too. was proud. Hadn't everyone admired the product of her fingers? She had picked the material, thoueht of making the lre»» mid produced it wll by herself. Not onfl hint or word of advice had gone into H, only her own idem) and busy fingers. Postering Gum). Impulses The little girl snld goodbye one day with Mary cuddled in her arms, Mary in blncU velvet nncl many pins. I kept my bits of lawn and pale silk. They lie in their box still, a mounmcnt to the damage they didn't do. Undermine Dorothy's filh in her ahilily. Certainly nut! But you say, should not this child be taught to do things neatly and right? Yes indeed. When her own moth or is feeling better, she can get some materials one day and say. "Would you like to know more about drcss- makiitf,' I will show you how to hold ,'i ni'dle niifl make «>me stitches. Stit- I'lu's are more comfortable limn pins I think. And she can cut a simple dross all of a pic'ce and let the child help. Day by day, through the months to come, the child will pick up some knowledge. There is a difference between work- May, October -,m ,":' li ill -I, ii.rij'i" in? out. ideas for a child her do it for herself. Of! pulses of tho right sort ci conclusion, hold the seeds The ^ old feathers arc . by tho new ones when a bl society in America. #•»»*•*• • COTTON LO fl| QUICK SEUVI 2 IMMEDIATE I'AVi TOM KINS liopc, Arkansa* Orville W. Errii Hope. Ark. Representing Hamilton Trust Sponsored by Hamilton Depositor* GENERAL. MOTORS TERMS TO SUIT YOUR, PUR»l ' THE MOST BEAUTSFUL THING ON WHEELS F ORGET your problems, lay aside your work, gather your family together, and go to see the finest sight that ever gladdened your eyes^-the new Silver Streaks, built and priced to lead th&'wotld in value. 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