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PAOfi HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Thursclay, Hope S Star of Hope How Many Lives Left? jBftl " ffy 0 Justice, Deliver Thy ttefald From False Report! Published every week-day afternoon by Star Publishing Co., Inc. 8. Palm** & Ale* & Washburn), at The Star building, 212-214 South street, ttope. Arkansas. C. E. PALMER, President MJ3L It WASttBURN, Editor and Publlshet (Al*) —Means Associated Press CNSA)— Means Newspaper Enterprise Ass'n. Sttb»Crtl>a«tt ftst* (Always Payable in Advance): By city carrier, per W««k ISftJ pfef tftonth 85c; ohe yew $6.50. By mail, in Hernpstead, Nevada, Steward, Milter and taFayette counties. $3.50 per year; elsewhere $8.SO. MWfttier ot The Associated Press: The Associated Press "Is exclusively entitled to the use for fepublkation of all news dispatches credited to it or credited in this paper and also the local news published herein. '•• Chatties OH tributes, Etc.: Charges will be made for all tributes, cards tif : thanks^ resdhrtSefts, or memorials, concerning the departed. Commercial newspapew hold -to this policy in the hews columns to protect their readers Vom a- deluge of space»taking memorials. The Star disclaims responsibility (or the safce-keeping or return of any unsolicited manuscripts. Campaign Promises and 'Coon Hounds THE most stimulating little story of the fall has to do with 1 "the politician over in Kentucky who got into a jam with the authorities for promising- too much to the voters. This man was running for his party's nomination for sheriff. As the backbone of his campaign platform, he vowed that, if elected, he would not collect the dojr tax on 'coon -hounds — which, considering the wide-spread ownership of 'coon dogs in his baliwick, was calculated to appeal to everybody. But a circuit judge stepped in and ruled that this was an attempt to bribe the electorate. For that reason, the judge ruled the candidate off the ballot and brought his campaign to an inglorious conclusion. * -K * T O the baffled candidate, to say nothing of the 'coon dog owners of Kentucky one must extend sympathy. But it is impossible to avoid "a little dreamy speculation about the revolution that would be worked in American politics if this circuit judge's ruling should be applied to all candidates for . office, high and low. Promising everybody everything is the oldest standby . of our campaigns. Everyone does it. The Kentuckian, limiting himself to one direct appeal to the 'coon dog vote, seems r to have been pretty moderate. If a candidate can't offer ! special privileges to different groups of voters, how is any .American ever to run for anything? Take the congressman, for example. He has to promise things: a new postoffice. or an appropriation for dredging. -^straightening and beautifying Mud creek, or an extra share «of the relief allowance for his district. Such promises are his "stock in trade,. How could he live without them ? t Or — to ascend to more rarefied air — consider the presi- ^dential candidate. Boiled down, his platform usually amounts vto just about this: elect me and I will see that you are ^prosperous and happy, that the wolf stays far from your door, '-that foreign peace and domestic order reign, that your taxes iiwill be reduced and your businesses flourish. My opponent is «too, tin worthy, and untrustworthy to give you these things, "jbut I— I will be the fountainhead of all pood things- v- ;-'..-' * * * TLAW campaign promises, and you would immobilize a good percentage of all our presidential candidates — past, present Vnd to come. The situation is dreadful to contemplate. ut,. we, might, just possibly, live through- it. We might to struggle through to an order of things in which offered themselves to the electorate on the basis 'principles, not promises ; in which we elect men not because •"of : what they were going to get for us. but because of how StSey were going to guide our efforts to help ourselves. *;?• The, transition period would be bewildering, but in the we ought to have a much saner and healthier political life. goes the mother with her own ideaes' 22 Alletld Methodist of wholesome enlightenment for her j family. She tries to tell her boys nml girls that they must pay no Attention to their eyes nnd enrs. "Irregularity is wicked," she repents. "Is it?" snys Mnry lo herself with n mental reservation. "There wns thnt lovely girl in the show lust night who i wasn't wicked. It wns not her fault, nnd I thought she was n denr." Or, "Is it?" Boh snys to himself. "If 1 hail thnt soxir puss for n wife like Unrlt; Harry, nnd she wouldn't give me a divorce, I'd take vip with n pleas- Missionary Meet, Q*atl Twonly-lwo members of the Oznn MiMhodist Women's Missionary Society met nt the O/.an Methodist church Tuesday to complete the mission study, "The Moslem World." The r,roup met at II n. m. and enjoyed a .social meelint! until 12 o'clock when n pot luck luncheon wns served by the society. At 1 p in. the primp convened for the business meeting and the mission study. ant Hh'l like Rose nnd not think I wns cheating anybody." We cnn smy thnt growing children should not think such thoughts, hut you see thev are thinking them. Cnn , ,, .,. . . . ,, . ,, „ mothers go on hoping that their c-hil- ' *" r ' ht> _ Nl .« " « Coining;' Prnycr. Mr* blind ami deaf- A serious i :.±, K !"" ^ "'<TT,"™f P""" With Mrs. d. S. Smith, vice-president, presiding in the absence of Mrs. Den Goodletl. president, the following program wns rendered: SOUR, "Work dren nre nlunlion, yes, but true nevertheless, Tiikc Adult Approach i tionnl: Matt, 18:1-7. Mrs. Rush Jones: S Prayer. Mrs. Carrie Cnrrignn: SOUR, "In the Garden;" Misses Willie Stuart The normal way would be to have , ,, .. ,, . „ , , , , , , ' and A nia Hniinn. Mrs. Aulrv Smond voung people grow In knowledge slow-, , ,, ,,, , ., ' , ,. onu - l "J iv. J.Judgment and experience <,.•«!- !" ul M™. Hoyd Mnltchws discussed ify them to meet it. Thus fortified. thc srvcnlh <' ln " 3ler of lho stll(llV " ml *--^~ = "-; Testing Agreements .^INTERNATIONAL agreements, like most other human acts '-I are to be judged by the fruits; so the world will have to :wait a little while to learn' whether the most recent volunteer• withdrawal scheme is really going to give the Spanish civil _ar back to the people of Spain. The reason why no such agreement can be accepted at ''its face value until its actual fruits can be examined is, of •.course, the perfectly obvious fact that the foreign powers involved are not primarily interested in getting the volunteers -out of Spain. They are chiefly concerned with seeing to it that one side or the other gets some advantage out of the deal. It ; ns a safe bet that if they can work this new withdrawal ugree- "jrrient to provide such an advantage they will do it. So we can only wait and see . . . while Spain continues to suffer her long agony of a war which half of Europe is '.helping to keep alive. and fixed in normal fense, they would safer, there i.s no doubt. It is not much it case of what is best, but of what we can do with a .situation thiil exists. If n mother knows very well thnt her children are worldly wise, smart: i and "nobody's fools." it is hopeless for her to continue to treat them ns in- i fonts who have heard not, seen not. and talked not. She must face facts and take off the blinders. First of all she must not be shocked nt their frankness. Otherwise they will put her down as the infant. And she .'..till has influence, notwithstanding. She can show how self-control nnd unpleasant duty are the foundation of conflicting forces. And she may drop the word "wicked" if it irks her sophisticates, and substitute "unwise." Above- all. she can dwell on the enormous dangers of free will, and the un- hnppincss that follows upon weakness and license. A .sliiiiip catalog by Dexler and Gluey, published by Sever and Francis, in Cambridge, Mass.. in IHHit. was the first book on stamps or stamp col- I lecting to hi 1 published in thi 1 United \ States. Miss Elizabeth Hnnnn very efficiently presented the contents of thc eighth chnpler of the study to the group; closinK song and prayer. The next meeting will be with Mrs Ffnrold Hudson Political Announcements The Slnr Is milhortwtl l» vnnkv the fnltowlnR rnitillrtnle niinoiui' o- nwnts subject to the notion of I"" 1 nemocrnllc city primary election Tuostlny, Nwomlwr 3(1: Por City Attorney STEVE CARKIGAN ROYCE WEISKNUKIUiKli ^ Altlermnn, Wiml Three K. D. HENRY It is i-slimiitod Thiil tl.c loml lulmctci crop of (lie United Stulrs will exceed l,4(X).0(KI.(H)n pounds this V'lf l-reuse i>f 23 por rent over Hie production. r o n s A t, K Choice Building Lots on Nrw Improved street tn hli;li school. Knsy Terms. Day JMioiu- 158 nnil Ni|rhl Ifll-W See A. C. ERWIN By Olive Roberts Barton Child's Sophistication Is Problem in Nearly Every Modern Home Possibly the greatest conflict of par- . phistication may be a mystery to ents today is whether to go along with some, but to me it is quite obvious. the world as far as their children are ; Movies alone are a liberal education. concerned, or to fight it, Children are worldly wise today: Here are the problems of hearts that won't stay put, justified in many cases the things they say and do indicate a [ by characterization nnd example. There wide knowledge of formerly tabooed are no longer the clearcut lines be- subjects. Just where they learn so- ; tween the black and white of wrop_g and right. There never was: only as long as children thought .so, their standards were easy to fix. We have also more cases in real life now, of entertainment nnd unhuppi- ness. U is nothing nowadays to hear n neighbor frankly discussing her marital troubles before the world, where before she would have buried it in her heart, and died almost before she mentioned it or allowed it to be mentioned. Children, Do Oliscrvc In short, it is an open age. what with radio, screen and a new cult of frankness everywhere. Mow could children possibly esciipe knowing about human affairs today? This does not neccs-( sarily mean that they are eontarainat- ' ed, but merely wise. Now then, up against this situation LL BY MARY RAYMOND Copyright, 1937, NEA S«rvic«, Inc. CAST OF . JIM, WK.VTWOHTH, lu-ri>iiii-, attr.'irtivr fit'hiltflnlr. AI..VV JKKI-'HV, li.-ro, rlxlllK yoiihi£ nrtisl. iiAititv wsiVTWoiiTir. .mi's • tpplirotlit'r. .1 A C K WttN'TWOHTII. .Illl's brother. SILVIA. SVJ'TON, nil lii-lrfM.i. The Family Doctor M, Reg. tj. B. Pat. Off. By OK. MORKIS FISHBEIN Editor, Journal of th« American Medical Association, and o) the Health Magazine. Illness, Injury or Disturbed Diet May Change Shape and Color of Fingernails This is the twelfth of a series of articles in which Dr. Morris Fi-sh- •faein discusses diseases of the skin. (No. 362) ikin. and particularly with infection by ringworm. One of the nails most commonly thickened is the naial of the big toe. Attention to the rornoval ol the ringworm and suitable paring anc Fingernails are frequently changed scraping of the nail will in some in- as to their shape, color or in other stante! > h " n S abuul u restoration to ways as a result of illness or a disturbance of the diet. Transverse grooves will appear on the fingernails after any illness and ring normal. Ingrown toenails are caused by pres- : in turn, is a result of wearing shoes, the L11C lUlKCf ***"« W» MC» 04*j iiintja aiiu *' U* T# *U. serious changes will result after a long < hat arc to ' J short or too tight. If thi «.,-«> ni^^ ftw«,*n.h,, c ia«tin ^r^ portion of the nail that is ingrown i, severe illness. Overenthusiastic care of the fingernails, such as pushing down the cuticle too roughly, cutting it or cutting the nail bed through the cuticle, may also bring about transverse ridges on the nail. Longitudinal ridges, small pits m the nail, or splitting of the nail may also follow illness or damage v> the nail bed. In some families queer formations , of the nails are hereditary. They rn;iy t* spoon-shaped or curved in other ways. There are instances in which shedding of the fingernails has occurred, after an infectious disease in which thfe skin peek. Whit* spots on the fingernails ;u-c by some people thought to be a .yfir o/ good luck and arealso called gift spots. In roost instances, however, a disappearance ot color in this manner indicates an injury to the nail bed or sometimes a development of a genera) oiaeaw associated with a disturbance o/ th* nutrition e* tne nail. ' f of t * l « n ^^ s is alto as ~ With various diseases of tht portu carefully cut out and if measures are then taken to prevent the pressure am tightness, recovery usually follows. In many instances, however, alien tion will have to be given by a well trained specialist in diseases of the feet who is capable of using inslru meats that are suitably sterilized anc of applying the necessary antiseptii • ubMances to prevent secondary infet tion. Whenever the, toenads are cut, i there is the slightest sign that seven damage to the skin has occurred, a 'uitable antiseptic, such as tincture i n dine, should be applied to preven secondary infection. NEXT: Ringworms. bath her face and shoulders with fragrant powder Yi'Hterdiiy: Mr*. M' €• TI 1 w n r t li mnVfH n£iifn til hrfn^: Mflo Mon~ lannr into Jill'* life. KailiiiK, sin- Onils tin* natuv itf Alnn .It-IVry in .liir« parly invltntionH. riM-nlls ivjfh ili.smiiy thllt lit* }N tlir pour nrlUt. CHAPTER XIV jVJISS DEXTER, watching Mrs. Wentworth nervously, saw her face turn s dull red. She was still storing clown at the list. , Jeffry. Jefr'ry. Mrs. Wentworth [ ood y and sweep was thinking. Where had she heard narln S llnos - arrived and no word had come Irom Alan. He will phone, Jill decided. Busy young men who worked rather than played perhaps took these short, social cuts. AH the time she was getting ready, Jill had an attentive ear open for the telephone. While she was emerging glowing from her while she was dusting when she was .slipping into scant, silken things. And finally, when the white and silver gown went slithering down over her head, aided by her maid's practiced hands, to mold her slim out in smart, that name? Oh yes. Jill nad told She was thinking: "He hasn't IJIU I, J t<-l I 1 IV- . i—'II J*JJ. Ulil 11C1LI t'^llt -. f her it was the name of the young j "honed. But he'll come. Of course man who had stalked by Perkins, i" 0 ' 11 cornc M RS. WENTWORTH had come The young man who had rudely i d«manded to si.e Jill. So this was ihe special reason.. >^° tho room and was sur- The rude young man with the, veying Jill critically. "You look very nice," she con- lordly airs w;is the cause or' Jill's suddenly awakened social interest. ceded, after moment. "I must She had been duped by a clever girl. If the impudent upstar. came to the party. Jill would .iave i eyes for 10 one else. She wouldn'.. ' know Milo wns there. And .-Iv iad already nurt his feelings terribly. -Ires? you've had in a long time even if did select it. All you Jill \7as simply a fool who must be orotecterl agains* mrsuli'. Mrs. Wentworth scanned the boxes, which were packed 'MOW are your flowers. I sav/ so many. You can't worn 1 all of them. But there 1 '-; a gorge-oil:- 1 bouquet nf white orchids tha 1 Milo sent. They would be perfect with your gown." -T-II wear them, with .Till Monts Sugar Cure For Pork and Beef Our Sugar Cure is a formula that cures incut iiuickly. costs no more than the old salt method and is much less troulile. Mi-king all cuts tasty and delicious. The fine flavor with attractive brown cured color makes a more ready sale for those who butcher for market. Electrically Mixed 1'rinUcl Directions With Each Purchase MONTS SEED STORE 11(1 East Second GROCERIES. FLOUR & FEED nill\l |- W We Deliver UULIL.C.I Call 660 SHORTS BEST GRADE Sack LARD Pure Vel. Shortening 8 Ib Carton 4 Ib. Carton 83c 45c SUGAR PURE CANE AC Lb. Cloth $-1.35 fcW Uag I CRACKERS Fresh Shipment 2 Po z d 17c Pure Soft Wheat OUR Every Sack Guaranteed 48 Pound Sack $1.65 24 Pound Sack 85c RICE BRAN—100 Pound Sack $1.05 MUSTARD—Full Quart Jar lOc SALT MEAT—Best Grade, Lb. 18c PINTOES or LIMAS 4 LFb : r 25c MATCHES CARTON 6 Boxes to Carton MACARONI and SPAGHETTI 3 Boxes BANANAS 2 Pounds 9c SALAD DRESSING, Qt. FRIDAY AND SATURDAY CASH SPECIALS See Us on Any Kind of Feed You Need unexpectedly tractable. phabetical precision, _ pulling ou; T !T ,ubled waters wore abend. It Vcis 3list as well to begin pouring oil. Mi':» Wentworth noted the smile , curvi'v th' 1 corners o." Jill's mouth. "She- s thinking o f Alan Je/l'ry •aid n<*.v she outwitted me," she .thought. an envelope ntre anrf there until she found the ,f's. She could fuel Miss Dexter's eyes upon ncr. which made no difference at all. Jn a moment, shi nad Alar Jt-f- fry's invitation saie\y ou'. oi th<^ box. Safely in her .ov/n nands. "I'l! speak to Jill abo'i'. ,hi= : n- vitation ' she .-,aid her iye.-, plant- "I'm sorry you won't be here," Jill said. "Patty, I invited Alan." "Swell. I hope he comes. But don't be disappointed if he doesn't. You known how proud the English are." Patty said goodby, and Jill sat for a moment thoughtfully, feel disappointed. "I simply couldn't bear it," JOS thought, miserably. The English were proud. How well she knew. "I'll call him," she decided, impulsively. Alan was not yet in the telephone book, but an obliging Information coufd assist her. And then wonders of wonders, after five .;hort minutes, Alan's deep voice answering her own. "You're coming to my party, aren't you? Please, Alan. I've been so unhappy " "Your pa: ty is tonight? 1 didn't know." "But I sent an invitation lo you —ages ago." "I didn't get it." * * * J ILL 3 mind worked quiAly. Her mother. Of course, it was her mother's- 1 doing. "You must believe me, Alan. Yours was tho very first name I pu' on my list. There's been some awful mistake. But you will come." There was no mistaking Jill's sincerity—or the frantic eagerness i in her voice. There was a muffled | sound— I "Jill, you are crying—" There was no answer, "Jill, darling." All his bitterness dropped from him. It was as though a neavy load had been lifted In » moment. Jill was crying. She loved him. "The old thought. It' sh^- knew which WH1 Jill would soon find out j What a fool ne nad been. Arro- 10 wasn't coming. She would I garitfy setting standards i'or love. .ioulMless nut nis unexplained ab- He was nappier than he had ever c-nce down to deliberate -udeness. been in his life. He wa.- the hap- fox," Miss LJexK.-r Then, no doubt she would sen- piest man alive. -ibly star': cutting him ou': o f her | "Jill: I'm coming as fast as I can mind. As she should nave done ge*. there. ). would)!" care ii you ing nv.-;ty from Miss Dexte'''.s direct ga_o. had been ; amoved sho -JOUKI st-nci long ago. worth still- nek! Jiii'- dentiy nad no .dua <>: .i.;i :?nd <:vi- . rt- iurninj:, :t It has been shown that cadmium, u metal well known only to chemists and metallurgists, when substituted lor tin in babbit is useful in bearings and will operate .it temperatures up to 570 degree* Fahrenheit satisfactorily. were thc riches* 5(1- : r the vv irld." another. But it would mean ve- A secretive smile was playing "Oh, grand, ' Jill said softly, checking the invitation:- m tha'. ; ovei ?liv. Went worth 1 '- faco a. 1 she This had neer tht way all along, partict lai oox. Anu now -ouio. .."(,-rr. out and closed the door be- Simple honesty. Betting Alar Know that oe dorit- vn-n Mrs. Went- -.ind -<ei-. how much she cared. She had The telephone -ang a few min- oeen brave, and all the oanfers to later and Jill nicked up aer had broken down. WP uhoni'. It mu^t be Alan! j She was suiting quietly, wrapped 11 was Patty. I about with glamorous dreait.i 1 . * * * j Oh, if there were only someone TILL, something has come up. close enough to share her nappi- i,. .,. t . J AP importan'. meeting with a iess with. I" dad were nere, she might'uubliihfcr So car' come to your -ould tell him. But icver motner. oarty. !'!! go jlutocratic another How closely :-ne had come to :.-uin- irr-- '? yoi-'l! ask me. . wish _ i ing iife for her. Jill shuddered. i;iiui oe tin-re -o could relay | And then tier mother's petulant. hi- .-wank detail.-: to Ardath. Did j voice reached her: "Jill aren't you o- Know she': moved? must say ever going down? People will be S UPPOSE she spoi:i to Jill about it. and Jill 'iavc tiv narn" oi' the objection;, ule yuimt' -n-m Mrs. Wentworth would '><• ui him at the dance *nr! mc;.ii! the iosi o. iei '<>b. Jill, nuanwhil'j v.'u ; suing l!nxiugh th<j days uuo.vvc.1 by .1 Each nay she waited I "accepts witt ok-ayure Ih yvets" to ente? for one '->'.:< would word "ro- lei /mud. •he town is a oleasanter place ow. But she r=iIk 1 me sometimes v.-hc'.- .she's full of surplus con\.he evening coming down soon.' Jill thought: "My last big party. But what a happy one." (To Be Continued) Pure Cane SUGAR "Not Sold Alone" 10 LbSaK r 49c 100 Lb. 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