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star BmMFrom Fata* Report! week-day Afternoon by Star Publishing Co., Inc. x. H. Washburu), frt The Star building. 212-214 South Arkansas. . . C. E. F&LMtEH, tl, WA8HBURN, Editor and tut second-da* tnatter at the paSttHfMft M Hop*, Arka&itft . '"Che Ae*4pai*t Is an Institution deirtloped fey ttiodita rivll -~i*»t« to present the"ttc*9 ttl the day, to foste* tcmmerrt and lndustr>, BlftU£i widely circulated advertisements, and id nirnish that check upon |B*i*fiffient jWUch no 6»hstttutlon has ever been able to i>rOV)de,"-CDl. R. , Rate tAlwaJf* Payable in Advnn&h By city carrier, bfef *«* im six months J&73J dn6 year $5.00. 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The Star disclaim* responsibly fay tho sate-kteteping w tetUrn of any unsblidted itiahuscritits. respon " Dluly Your Health By DR. MORRIS FISHBEIN »>« * * ^ *• < * > * : fidttor, Journal tit the American "JtfealcaJ Assoclaaon, and of Hygcia, the Health Magazine CHILDREN Social Disease Calls For Im- By Olive Roberb Sarton Sjlarb Children Stispidousncss. Although society has grown quite a i 'of veneral diseases, there still hesitatma. on. the part of such apply fOf immediate artd „ .authentic medical aid. As a result, serious consequences it i-'instjiKicnme ~fra.ti cases that could be treated djuickly. of iBComotoV, ataxia,; par- -' " '" n£ immediate.- If a this condition delays Seeing with j reput- I ablfe physiciah for any leiigth' of time, " Not only does such a mind undermine itself and brew a poison that permeates the whole emotional life, but it projects unhappiness into the lives of others. Oh, ye of little faith, what can you find in this attitude of doubt that is either satisfying or thrill- >f us have tlie .vould ^ ecauso he . HOPE, AKANSAS One Goes With If tnfe,-fcbang& In. the tissues ot-ihb "her- Votts system Ss»s(j*great.that hot much discovel- a number of things if we , ofjpejople whd HaVe sy'phlis, th^niiost vener-eaal -.disotdftr, eVenlual- kf'te how welll|stablisfied tfjafevery' case Of lo- comtor, ataxia develops from syphilis, j Just stopped to thinfc. First of all, nearly every child is more honest and niore frank than we ^ ,suppose. If he.is otherwise something >"•>* v ,•„ - ),j s . training has goh& wrong. In such.n.case it is MlaoSn his fault, but the. fault of those who have put oVer- fear and a feeling of guilt into, his life. cent , Doh't Harpi bn AVroiigs , Second, t w.e are .likely, to put too mvich; emphasis o none':ihisdefeah6r. ^a,J|iefcial form of jpirochete—te orjScnlsin which! catises'syphflls^-is re- wouldn't be' human if a feeling of guilt far beyond his deserts did not deveolp. Once a child knows that he to in the sys tern. The cohdltiotf usually develops from five to 20 years after the original syphilitic infection*, but, of course, it may appear at almost any period after infection. Majority of cases of locomotor ataxia dccuf in men over 40 years of age, although cases do occur in women and even in children. Symptoms of iocomotor ataxia by Which the doctor'makes his diagnosis are rather definite". 'In the first place 'the reflexes, like the knee jerk, begin to disappear. Reason for disappearance of these reflexes 4s-, the .faqt..that the diseosp breaks <the-'path in <the spinal cord along which stimulation for the action ordinarily ' 'travels. There are f the eyes graceful and supple as well. Exercises an make them that way. Sit in o straight chair, arms hang- ng loosely at your sides. Keeping houlders, elbows and wrists perfect'• "'-'"''' ' ' ly relaxed, make believe -that you're shaking watei- from your lihger-tips. Let the fingers snap .together each time you slyakd them.; : : •Then, itiake' believe'' you are pulling tiiffy. Bring the haikls together in front of you—fingers together in a point—and then fling them outward, stretching the fingel's wide apart. Repeat at least fifty limes. When you*ve •*"•*> i .pains .which develop in loco- mctor, ataxia are sharp, stabbing, shoffting* .Wiesj * occurring* most commonly ih : legs and arms. These dart from, place tb place and last'for one cr-two'seconds. They are' so characteristic that^ they are flailed lightning pains. - •"".' ;-;,'. ..' ,-" Sometimes these pain's occur in the internal organs. When the internal organs are affected, the disorders are called crises. In such conditions there is paroxysmal .pain in, the abdomen, With pallor, sweating, sometimes vomiting, ahd a good deal of distress. The chang<J..irC..tMe u eye reactions is rather significant. iVThe pupil of the eye will react to the vision of objects at a distance or Close up, but will not-react-to changes in. bright light. in himself. Not only this but he figures in , most cases .that the may as well have the game as the name-and lives up to it. • Then, too, it is the custom to judge all children as though ,lhey were grown-ups, a most unfair thing, to say the least. We forget that during the period of growth the mind is growing too. It drives its young owner to experiments that at least amaze older people, an acknowledgement of our own ignorance. Will the world never learn that childhood's so-called "misdemeanors" are seldom vicious? Most Dangerous Course The normal child,, be what he may, should not have to endure the constant air of suspicion. One thing is certain. To live in such an atmosphere won't make him any better. We have all known some child who, removed to a new environment where he was trusted, responded to that trust ahd became a good citizen. There is no more dangerous course . in the whole matter of child training than to fall into tlie habit of being suspicious of them; To anticipate what a child might do is not exactly suspicion. We know the characteristics of our own children. But let us use such knowledge to advantage— not to lower his self respect. If we ourselves lived in a constant atmosphere of suspicion we would never be at our best. Those Who know they are trusted usually try to earn that confidence. «B-ft-0» GLORIFYING YOURSELF So (H6 Rest ef Life Was Flat and Stale-Tragedy of War Generation Shown in This Novel y Alicia Hart tf« ' 8y HRUCE CATTON It is really too "bad that so many aspiring novelties have written books about the "lost generation." The subject has become hackneyed, and that - ke Gestures "Of course you wouldn't try to talk With your hands or get into the habit of over-gesticulating, but neither should you rnako a practice of always holding them perfectly quiet. A slight ject has become hackneyed ana tnai tm . e oflen drives home your po i nl is a.pity-because Bernard De V °'° , more efficiently than words. Besides, has just written what is possibly the > f , gesture:1 generally are quite best of all the novels in that category,: £ harminp >. and a lot of people may not bother to : WJ(h ^ esc word ,, a famous dra- read it. , . j m;1 tic coac h opened a lecture on the Mr. De Veto's book is We Accept, va , ue Q[ pantornime , not on i y in the With Pleasure." It is a dissection of; thoat(jr but jn eyery day ]ife Than a little group of Harvard men who , ^ went Qn to say that although went, to war : in W, climbed to the j meaning i eS3 motions of the arms and summit of emotional experience then hands stamp a person as ner vous or —and came back to live out lives that i lacking in poisej natural ones with a were flat and pointless ever after. purposo behind them add a good deal These men somehow Iflst their mam- ; lo a persona iit y springs in the poet-war letdown. They . A<; a matter of fact> seve ral famous became giM&g and rudderless. In 1917 they had seen, as from a. high mountain peak, the dazzling glimmer of the lives they might Ujad; they actrcs ,, es have become distinctive pcr- ., onaluiey by knowing how and when l() u ,. e tneir han(la in convel - sation . Jane Cow]i for ; nstance . when she to Romt>) " audiences fairly gaspscl at hcr gsalures . Because her hands arc realized, that is, just how splendid and i ( _, d lhe i ea( j in g ro [ e in " T he Road line human Existence can be, if handled properly—and nothing that hap- ^ ^ pened to them afterward could quite '. ^ acf !f7i" a'nd' bMiTufuf, thV g'asp's" were nuthing if not admiring. An Exercise for j Thai's a thing for any woman to remember. Hands should be not only white, smooth and well-groomed, but his characters genuine and appealing, and while his book is very long it holds the interest to the end. It is, in up to that vision. So we get » story of futility and the acceptance of defeat. These men can't fight for what they want; indeed, they can't even define it. They only know that the kick haa gone out of lite, that the high point of Jiving is eternally behind them. . ite Veto does a magnificent job Of dwcirbing the puzzling city of Boa- i short, a remarkable job. ton—high-lifting >t with the climax | f ublished by Little, Brown &. Co., (it the Sacco-Vauzetti case. He makes it sells for $2.50. nPHE three well-dreSsea people in - nijw - traveling /'eldtbea ~rbde across the wide, jangled 1 streets bl the city. Mrs.-haetiilrm smart.atiil flushed Ifl her browri tailored 3uR. leaned forward to peer out oi iBe taxi. "Chicago!" she said triumphantly. "Why. it's Just like New York —noise and fill. But. dmbkler." Mr. rtaeburh gi&nced about -him with interest. When he alighted from the cab at the coddourse of the other station he dragged his uad IGS just a little. Otherwise he was a sturdy enough looking eldeMy man in neat grey; with o co.nlera Eluns on a leather strap over his shoulder. The slim girl ID blue with the two elder psople was rather silent* Shis smlleil when they spnhe to her. but her bright am!)er-llecl;ed eyes had a far-away luol: about them. Slio went off to buy magazines and her mother stild, wilu soiiie perplexity and dissatisfaction: "Well, 1 declare, 1 don't know what we're coming to, One SblnUls she Isn't coming with U3 and the next she is! 1 haven't yet got over the shock of having her tell me she wasn't going to marry Eclwatd Van Stiver.". 4i Oli, stop fretting, mother. You know you're delighted she's with us, Instead o£ half way across tlib Atlantic. 4 ' "Of course, 1 am. Of course, 1 am. But 1 can't make the child out. She seems to b« solus around abuut lialf awake . . ." Hoots' return interrupted' this colloquy. Blia liud two bright- colored periodicals under her arm and tlie mcjrnliig edition of a New Y-JI-U uewspaiier. "Look, darlings, will wonders naver end?" Slie shov/ed tliem tha headlines ovjr a smiling iiliologra()li ot Ed ward. "Scicn of Wealth Mania His Nurse" "S. S. Olympic, at Sea," tuu story •roi'.d. "EiiWaH llouahtoii Van Stiver, only sau of II. II. Van Silver of Amalgamated Steel, wa* married ttuiay f-hnaril slii'.i t<> Mis? VercnUi Mary Kerrlsatu ilnitsliter of Mr. and Mrs. 4. Kerrigan of St;Ua:i laired, .".lisa Karrtgati luis bc;a:i .Mr. V'a:i Stiver's iiiiras 1 ever ami's lio wiis Injure:! In a t;c'i'lo:;s motor accident two tnunili.s ii:jn." "V.'t'll, 1 never!" Mr.s. l:.:c.nirii looliad Indignant. "8u t!i,.i v. a:- wliat lie was up to!" • • • TTwIOTS laughed. A dK^rrul sound it was In til-' h/.! viiniiHil room. Two or tlnx-j |.a :|i!,j nuih-ii to watch her rosy youu;; Ui-a witii lutercist. "Ob. Mums, you l;u<>\v it w;l ., nothing ot tbe lilud." aim |.iri,n.' 3 |"ii "Vou know wa Just Uiiclii^ WP Weren't suited to eacti other." Her maternal parent sniffed Incredulously. "Looks Ilk» it.** "1'jn, terribly',:- glad,'*;:the . girt mused, halt to;herself, 'lie's aucn a Carlingt and I know aha was te£ flbly fond of-'him. Thesa rlcfi men'i ab'ria -never ftndw WhetBer they're being . ; itriarrled for theiti- 6eiyes alone. ";Nq, 1 tnean It," allb finished, smiling agaib at ney mother's offended ^exiiresslon. j!? "We'll. 1 : tWfik. you lack th| proper feelings in'tbe Matter, t naif all/' Mrs. Raeblirn sttla, rt6lll(lB& but not wiahlng.to slioW It. it was a mercy* filiB thought privately, tlist the engagement'hadn't. been announced; people did gbsalp so, There Were p'ledty of them* at that, Who If new EUWftrd had been attttir- Live t"o Barba¥a ; hnd who would life j only too willing to talk. . -, . Not (hat they could bay she'd been Jilted, tlloUgll; -See Was an heiress now. No one In Larchnijck could look down-his nose at the Hae- burns, t . •. . • The porter cani& back Just then and took cllai'ge ot thelf'bags. The elder people . settled themselves comfortably In their drawing room. The train ttaa to leave In 20 minutes nnd Mr. Haeburn, according to habit, settled himself comfortably for a nap. Boots, feeling that odd, stifled restlessness burning j within'her, sought thb platform of the observation car. Now that; she. was alona she could glVd herself up unreservedly to her thoughts. The last week had been crowded with tasks, with the excltenidnt of packing and departure. Denis—Denis—Denis! He was somewhere out In tho great world, far from her. But he loved her. She was. putting miles between them with evbry breath that slio drew, but, perhaps one dny— maybe not befpre she was very old —she would lift her eyes and see hinl smiling down at tier. ... * * » GTAUTI.ED out of her dream, she ^ heard her name spoken In an Incredulous undertone. "Boots! Or am I dreaming?" Kcstasy, ecstasy! // / open my eyes, she thought, I'll W awake. Ilia Dole* hd,? never, teen so real in a dream before. fiiit she was awake, the smell of elty dust and the smoke from puffing engines* the clangor of the city sounded all about her. Waver- j ingry Bhe Opened her eyes. There j before her stood the man who had I liceil occupying her thoughts. Ho was leaner than she remembered him. ills Uark, oddly blue eyes wore that puzzled little boy frown she knew so well. "linots!" He said it again, lln- xerlngly- "It really IS you!" Then ha Was in tile little collapsible ciiuir beside hera and his leno, nervous fingers were braced around liar uwu. Sbo was laughing shakily and saying that oC course It wat. What did tie think? "1 thought)" he paused mid steadied himself, "1 thought you i were on tlie high seas now—ami I married. . . •" "Vou baveu't—haven't seen the papers?" "What? No, 1 ha»en't." Sue had the clipping in her ba;; Edward's glctUra, She put It into bis band. "But 1 don't see. He didn't..." "No, b! course." Her clear laugh hang dut Joyously. "He didn't Jilt toe. He only—onty found a letter." "A letter?" "It ttas," she added dumurely. "id the pages of somo book he was reading. 'The MUrder of Maria'— something like that." "Ah!' 1 He reddened, comprehension lighting his eyes. He leaned closer. "You —you little dlvvil, youl" , "Why didn't you—"she stammered, overcome by tho flood of ex- (jVilgite emotion which threatened to engulf her ( "why didn't you mall It to me. Deals?" "You mean^you moan you broke with Edward because o£ me'i" , She nodded. "Oil, my darllnc!" • * » ".' fryHERE was a long, murmuroud '•*• Interlude then during which the man said thinss for her ear only. Porters ran the length of the cement .strip • of platform; bells clanged and engines whistled; grimy men hung out of etiglno cabs and shouted cryptic nothings to oilers below. The train moved. . . . Two or three staid people with novels In their hands came to the door of the observation platform and tooUe'd curiously nt the young people sitting so close together there. Boots nnd Denis were ob- livioUs to alloC this. Their train ran past factories, past bridges and signals. It ran rhythmically past roundhouses and towers and clicked over tho ties past shoddy houses with chicken coops and metal rooted garages. Boots and Denis were in Arcady; their liands linked, their ardent faces close together, they wandered In sweet scented fields where only bright-faced (lowers grew. "Ami you're going to California, too," she marveled after a long Interval. "I'can't believe It." "We'll bo married as soon as wo get there," he said. "Nn good wasting more time. We've done enough of.that already." He had a place near San Jose. It was just a small ranch—a inora GO acres, lie told Uer, deprecatlngly. It bad a comfortable old house on it. They'd live there half the year while he worked. Then New York tho rest of the time. . . . "I can't give yon what Edward would have," he told her. But she had her hand upon Ids lips, silencing them. "What I can't understand Is how you happen to be on this train Just now," she marveled. "I thought you were ou the South Seas—" He had taken a fruit boat, he told her, bound for San Domingo. But lie'd boon eaten by a lever of restlessness. He'd got off at Charleston and stayed there u Tew days, trying to play, trying to work. Notlilug Had seemed right. He bad taken u train for Chicago. "And now—this!" They stared at each other, overcome svlth the wonder of It all. Mrs. Raeburn, passing through the last car In a rather anxious search for Boots, a deferential trainman in her wake, paused as though suddenly struck dumb. "gee the young lady?" the cffl- clnl prompted cheerfully. "Yes. I—I see her. Sorry to have bothered you. It's quite all rlglit." The good lady sat down at one ot the little baize-covered writing tables. Almost automatically sue. drew pen and paper toward her oud started to write. "Daar Florida: Boots is happy at last. . . ." THE END .. i . : : . i finished, open and close your hands nboltt twenty times. 06 it rapidly, tifthtly clinching youf fists and then stretching ahd spreading the fingers butwnrd. These exercises shbulil bo done sev- ernl times a dny. Wilhiri n few weeks you'll discover thnt your hamW are graceful and supple' nnd that they look years younger'. Witnesses Think Jury Made Error Confusion Still Exists in Furlough of Poison Suspect LITTLE ftOCK—An investigation Monday of records in n voluminous file nt the governor's office on Frank Floyd, under life sentence for the murder of Neely Shaver in Lawrence comity in 1930. foiled to cienr up confusion which resulted Sfltut'day When Governor Futroll granted nn irtdefU nito furlough to Floyd to permit Win to receive medical treatment. The furlough order rend ns follows: in part: "Conviction Was upon the testimony principally Of tWo children of (he deceased. The theory of the state was that one John Mullen whs responsible for the poisoning of the deceased arid that he had Floyd sit up with the deceased and substitute poison for the medicine that the doctor left. The two prosecuting Witnesses slgtietl rt statement to the effect thnt they believed the jury misconstrued their statements and thnt thiiy believe Floyd is innocent. Judge Bone recommended clemency and stnted he felt SUrc Floyd was innocent of tho Crlnle." W. E. Shaver or Sweet Home, S. L. Shuver of Jonesboro and Miss Bernice Shaver of Pine Bluff, chiltren of tbe poisoned man, said emphatically Sun i day that they signed no such statement. Several score letters and petitions urging clemency for Floyd were In the file at the governor's office, and many of the leters were addressed to former Gov. Harvey Parncll. In the file was the following affidavit, executed January 2, 1932, before E. Taylor, notary public, in Jackson county: '•We tho undersigned witnesses testified in the case of tlie stute of Arkansas against Frank Floyd, who was charged with knowingly giving Neeley Shnvov poison medicine that killed him. "We bellcvo (lie jury misitndrstood cur testimony to mean one thing" svhen we meant another. We did not think then nor do we think now that Fiank Floyd had any knowledge of medicine being poison to the extent that it would kill him. "Therefore, we pray the Hon, Harvey Parncll governor of Arkansas suspend him and let him go back home to his family. "Signed, Ora Pierce, Freedis Pierce." Letter From Judge Bout There also were several letters signed by Circuit Judge S. M. Bone, the trial judge. One of these, dated May 10, 19.'!3, was addressed to Governor Futrcll. SIDE GLANCES By George] "It'a from Eddie! He haa just been pledged Kap •' ••' - Spring Hill Mrs. J. H. Martin had a stroke of paralysis lost week, she is in a critical condition, although she is some better now. The Layman's meeting last Sunday was a success, everyone seemed to enjoy the day and especially the program. We were glad to have all the visitors with us and hope they will all come back sometime. Owing to the unfinished work on tho school ground, school did not begin Monday, but will begin soon, probably next Monday. : • John Momen and family of ,.KiU gore spent 1 tho week end with'home- folks here. Mrs. .-Dougherty, returned .home re- cently.from Gurdon, where she, spent awhile with her brother, Toin-Fam- brougli. Mrs. Ralph Roberts and .-ion;,'I Pete orb'visiting relatives neur DeAnn.thls week. • • . •'..-.. ,'.• A. L. Powell was down from Hope Thursday/^ her was actotnp'anied; hdme by 'his niece Miss'Clara I/ou'iFdljter. Garland Kidd and Miss Opal ; Col- lihs Were quietly married,'Saturday night. We wish them happiness. through life. Ntws came here Grdhdtnother Brown paralysis,,she IK visillt sons in Oklahoma. He Earl mid'Guy left for ( unlay, to be with her. Ml.ti -Agatha Billiard , ton spent Saturday nit Tom Martin. We are sot Miss tiullard from out 1 slio'.ls.-n'ow princlpo.1''a schbolr Allen Johnson and Garland recently. OtD €>Wt•. */3 WITH ESSOUENE ^ l PA9I CARS YOU SCOOT AND G/VE TffEM ALL THE ftRONX SALUTED I -?:• 53* »! s/wdotHiR . ESSO SERVICE STATION! Third and L. & A. Tracks : ; mm ••<:•:••;& S IDNEY GRIFF stud led crime and cHm(i nals. He undertook \ salve the Morden itUt. der — and discovere not one crime btif three. Griff's uniqti methods make him oli of the most extraord nary sleuths in curre; fiction. Watch him action by reading t new mystery seri "The Cifcw of the F« gotten Murder." Beginning Thursday in 1

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