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HOPE STAS, H6M, Star * Stnr of Hope 1S39; £ress, 1921 Consolidated January 18, 1929, 0 Jitstice, Deliver Thy Herald From False Report! :•* c»c»y we«lc-aay afternoon by Star Publishing Co., Inc. VM, ^ fr~*»^ it Alex. H. Washbum), at The Star building, 212-214 South ,?alnut street, Hope, Arkansas. C. E. PALMER. President ALEX. R WASMBtttN, Editor and Publlshet (AP) —Means Associated Pi-ess 'JfiSA>— Means Newspaper Enterprise Ass'n. Subscription 8att\ Always Payable in Advance): By city carrier, p«r Week ISc; per mofltt* 63c; one year 56.50. By mail, in Hempstead, Nevada,! Howard, Miller tfhd t&Fatette 'counties, $3.50 per year; elsewhere $6.50. j Member of. The Associated Press: The Associated Press is exclusively I entitled to th«n«e tot< republicatlon of- all news dispatches credited to it or not otherwis&'A-ediwa to thW paper 1 ai!d also the local new.? published herein. Charges, on Tributes, Etc.: Charges will be made for ail tributes, cards rf thanks, resolutions, or memorials, concerning the departed. Commercial newspapers hold to this policy in the news columns to protect their readers feotn a deluge of space-taking memorials. The Star disclaims responsibility for the saffc-keeping or return of any unsolicited manuscripts. Lawlessness Taken for Granted 'Well, Dearie-That's the Way He V \ i. T*HE Mediterranean world has got over the bad attack of 1 jitters which afflicted it a few months ago. Not long since, the air around that historic sea was charged with tension and nervous expectancy. War was in the wind., and a, breakdown a£ international law. and strong- arm tactics of high and low degree. Everyone looked ahead to the worst. Now, says Anne O'hare McCormick in a dispatch to the New York Times, the tension is eased. The war scare has been raised so often that people are no longer scared by it. The state of tension has come to seem normal. People have stopped worrying, But this is not good news. On the contrary, as Mrs. Mc- Cornaick points put. it is just about the worst news possible. For it'rrieam that people are getting hardened to cruelty, lawlessness and fear. They are taking for granted a world in which all of the old securities have ceased to exist. * * * I T IS worth while to ponder over this fact for a moment, for it is perhaps the most dismaying fact on the horizon today. . . Consider the state of affairs on the Mediterranean. Warships are patroling the sea lanes on a' war-time basis. Hidden submarines lurk in sheltered coves, to dart out every so often and sink unoffending merchant, ships. Bombing planes cruise in the skies, dropping down ever and again to blast some peaceful carrier of goods. Every naval base on that sea, every fleet and squadron and flotilla, is kept constantly ready for action.. Onshore things are better. At least three great nations, technically at peace with the world, are up to their necks in a war that is tearing Spain to bits. Rumors of revolt, of international plots and of mutiny are rife all along the African coast. In Palestine an ungly three-sided fight is taking its toll in murders, guerilla encounters, and bombings. And in no Mediterranean land' have the common people the slightest assurance that "they may not be called to arms day after tomorrow.' ' ' '• '•' Yet it is this situation, as violent and unsettled as something out of the middle ages, which people are getting used to. * * * N OW the point is this : in an orderly, civilized world, such a state of affairs does not exist. Order, and civilization go hand in ijand;, international anarchy such as is evident in the Mediterranean today can appear onjy when the structure of society is in a state of collapse. , ' Yet, as MpsT'MeCorenick remarks, people have grown used to this anarchy. It seeing, to be the normal condition for the world of 1937. And a 'world which accepts such a condition as normal is obviously'a world that lies on the crumbling edge of the abyss. '.., .. Labor Getting Wise H OPE that the C. I. O..and A. F. of L. negotiators-will eventually reach a compromise which will end the disastrous split in labor's ranks seems to be growing brighter. And that is-good news for all the country. Apparently the conferees have the good sense to see that there must be a compromise of some sort, with each side retreating substantially from its original position. The warfare which had been going on through most of this year was becoming ruinous to both sides; continued long enough, it probably would have robbed labor of most if not all of the great gains it has made in the last few years. There should be ample room in this country for both the craft and industrial unions. There should be enough good sense among the leaders of the two groups to see that some industries are fitted for the one type of union and other industries are fitted for the other type. It is encouraging to see that ;»n honest attempt at compromise is at last being made. By OK. MORKIS F1SHBEIN , Journal of the American Medical Association, and of Rygeia, the Health Magazine. .Wtjhout Itself Affecting Health, Hair May Grow 111 When Body Is 111 This is the first in a scries in which Dr. Morels Fisnbeiu discusses the hair, Us health ami care. (No. 37T) ! Because we are creatures of custom. * far more attention is given to the presence or absence of the hair, its * color, its straightness or curliness, it.s excess, or jts,qther equalities than it 'merits from, phy point of view except .that of vanity, * ft is' dpubtful that the hair itself has ' any effect whatever on health. , Hair on the human bcdy gives support to the belief that man once was ;covered, with hair" like other animals and thai the change in his habits and •exposure of his body to the sunlight resulted in the general loss of most of 'his hair. ' It we study the various races of man we discover some with hair that is naturally curly zmd others with hair that is .usually straight. A hair that, 'curls is usually flat in appearance j .when seen under a microscope.! Straight hair is usually cylindrical. < 1 Wherryou look at a hair under the j microscope: you. find that it has three ', layers, a central, an inner and an out- i er layer. : Today much more attention i.s being given to the care of the hair than was customary a quarter of a century ago.; 'Before 1915, bobbed hair for women; was a rarity. Since bobbed hair has T co»e in, the upkeep on the hair in a family with a mother and two grown daughters would pay the- family meci-, ical bill for a year and leave plenty over. Ordinary care of the hair is not a difficult matter. The hair should be washed often enough to keep it clean. For short hair, washing should occur at least once in two weeks iincl for long hair once in three weeks. There is no evidence th;jt the use of eggs in shampoos is of any more use* than throwing an egg into an electric fan. Any good toilet .soap that will lather freely is useful for the hair. Most important is a thorough rinsing and drying of the hair after washing. Experts are inclined to suggest the importance of slow drying rather than drying with an electric blower of heat. ! If the hair is too dry. a small amount | cf oil may be rubbed into it after dry! ing. Drynets of tho hair is due to j lack of the oil .%ecreted by the glands ! of the scalp. j When the bod;, in general is in ill • health, the hair i.- hkcly to b<: ill also, j Falling of the hair after any serious j illness is exceedingly common. When ! the body begins to improve and its i hygiene to reach an optimum state, the i-air alio will return to normal. Condition of the blood is closely related to the hair for tht- blood supplies nourishment to the scalp exactly as it does to the rest of the body. Therefore, a good supply of high quality blood is important for the well-being of the hair. Out of this simple fact have come a' hajf dozen or more treatments for fulling hair which, however, have failed to restore hair. In some later foliiical Announcements By Olive Roberts Barton Hungering for Facts This i.s the fourth of six arlicles by Olive Roberts Barton in connec- tion with Children's Book Week. November 15-20. columns in this series of articles some of these devices and methods will be described. NEXT: growth. Bcdy control over lialr In all children over nine, there comes a hunger for factual knowledge. Although the slogan for Children's Book WeeK this year is "Reading, the Magic Highway to Adventure," it does not follow that adventure books must consist of fictional escapes, cowboy prowess, or the villain in the piece. All children read adventure into stories that interest them, whether it be biography, science or travel. Therefore. I include a variety of subjects as well as fiction in the following suggestions for the boy or girl from nine to twelve. Roller Skates, by Ruth Sawyer (Viking)—girls; The Book of Marvels, by Richard Halliburton (Bobbs Merrill); The Lost 'Chicken Henry,' by Ned An- .Harry in England, by Laura E. Rich- drews (Morrow); Smoke Blows West, by Helen Clark Fernnld (Longmans); ards (Appleton); The Strange Pettin r gill Puzzle, by Augusta Huell Seaman tDoublediiy); A Rosv of Stars, by Jnne Abbott (girls), Lippincott). f ' Natural History and Just History Henner's Lydin, by Merguerite de Angell (girls).A(Doubleday);xThe-' the Slnr Is mttlioflitod In mnkn the following rmulldnle nnnotmcc- mcnt.s snbjrct to the notion of (he Democratic city primary election TuMrtny, November 30: Fo* City Attorney SffcVfc CAtmtOAN Alilcrwinti, Ward Three ,, : •-' . P. D. IIENRV •se.of .raa'tt-Jean Henri Fnbrc, by Elea• ttot>;Hi boori (Appleton); Lions, by W. W. Robinson (Harper): Little Blnek Ant by Alice G. Gall (Oxford): Tyvas, by Mnvy Louise Lange (little Brown); Tnles of Troy and Greece, by Andrew Lang (Longmans); The Gate Swings In. (nlso Ghost Ship), by Nora Burg- Ion (Little Brown): From Umar's Pack, by Effie Power (Dittton); Moon.shine in Candle Street, by Constance Savory (Longmans); The Biography of an Arctic Fox, by El-nest hompson Seton (Appleton); Miranda Is a Princess, by Emma Gelders Sterne (Dodd Mead). | Circus Ring, by Mary Grunt Bruce (PutnamV, When Marina Was Ten, by Hill and Maxwell (MacMillan); Lumber Camp, by Glen Rounds (Holiday House); Yesterday's Girl, by Etta Webb (Vanguard); All About Mining, by Wallace H. Wltcombe (Longmans); Grcentrce Downs, by M. 1. Ross i (Houghton Mifflin); Boy's Bock of Flying, by Charles Boff (Duttmi;; Who Rides in the Dark? by Stephen i W. Mender (Harcourt Grace); Hunters Long Ago, by Gregory Trent tlliir- | court Brace); White Stag, by Kate '; Seredy (Viking). Mystery, Magic and Adventure The Weans of Rowallan, by Kath- .en Fitzpatrick (Coward McCann*; , The Little House, by Christine Crowell (Harcourt Brace); Tales From Dickens, by Hallie Ermine Rives (MacMilhm); Tvixie Stories of the Circus, by Bob Barton and G. E. Thomas (Dxitton); Children of the Dark People, by Frank Dalby Davison, (Coward McCanni; Scouting on Mystery Trail (Boy Scouts), by Leonard K. Smith (MacMillan); Susan of the Green Mountains', by Genevieve Fox (Little Brown). Pigeon Post (also ''Swallows and Amazons" series), by Arthur Ransome : (Lippincott); King's Pardon, by Gor- j trude Crownfield (Lippincott), Cow' boys of America, by S. Tousey (Rand McNally); The Magic Show Book, by ^Alexander the Magician (MaeMHlan); Waif, the Story of Spe, by E. Youmans and W. Rannells (Bobbs Merrill); Susan Beware, by Mabel Leigh Hunt (Stokes); The Spy Mystery, by S. S. \ Smith (Harcourt Brace); Alice-AH- by-Herself, by Elizabeth Coatsworth 1 (MacMJllan); Portraits of the Iron Horse, by O. Kuhler and R. S. Henry i (Rand McNally). Monday, November 22,193 COPR. 1937 BY NEA SERVICE. INC. T. M. REG. U. S. PAT. OFK. • What do yn say, Albert? Let's call i( a day." 4B ««--j <?»' I Mil Movie Output Low as Moguls Await New Lineup of Genius On the Sume Basis Doctor — "I don't like to mention it, but that check you gave me has "come ,S^r^v yOREN A rc NOLD ' Copyright 1937, NEA Service, Inc. CAST OP CHAHACTEHS K O B E R T 11ARKY—hero, «•*- l>lorrr. .« I-J 1,1 S S A LAKE — brroine, Unrry's partner. HONEY II KB GIRI.—Indian; member at Ilnrry'i party. IIADI2R JO.VR.S—pioni-cr; member Jinrry'H pnrty. * * * Venlcrdnyi Melissa aevcloim n decided llkliiK for her yainiK partner. And Hob grtx the Meeond Hiirprlxt! at hln expedition—the conk he bail hired Nl»hl uimeen nlNi) Hi run out tit be n woman, lie ;tv«v hn» a new problem on !I|H bandif. CHAPTER IV 7ACHAHY "HADES" JONES came to life first. While the other three in his party still stared, he barked. "A squaw! Looky thar, it's a itquaw!" The whole party laughed then, and Bob was quick to apologize, "Oh, I'm sorry, uh—Honey— what'd you say your <name is? Honey Bee? We were not laughing at you, but at ourselves. You see, we expected a male cook, a man." "I cook thee white man's food," she repeated. "I cook it better than thee white man's woman." "Sure, sure, come on tonight anyway, Honey Bee, and cook supper and breakfast for us. We'll still be skirting the Indian country, and you can ride home tomorrow and send us a man. I'll pay you. It's all right." The supper that night turned out to be perfect. With scant utensils, an outdoor fire, and a limited stock of supplies, Honey Bee quickly fed them generously and well. She even found time to disappear up a canyon evidently watered by an under-surface stream, and there pick a quantity ot the odd plant called miner's lettuce, an unexpectedly delicious salad which she dressed witji the rich brown juice of fried ..ham. It touched the men's appetites greatly. Nothin* but a Indian coulda done that," approved Holliman, picking his teeth, but Hades Jones snorted. * * * 'TWAT first night was unevent- -*• ful. 'Lissa slept soundly, despite her saddle soreness, and the party WLIS moving again at dawn. Cactus and brush forced them to ride single file most of this day, so that, relatively, conversation was impossible, but interest heightened when they finally made camp within sight of their goal. They were near tlie foot of the great Castle cliff. It loomed Impressively in the sunset glow. After supper, Bob studied the . — "Well, that sure is funny, Doeloi\ so did -my lumbago!" Approximately 90 per cent of nil persons enrolled in school go to public educational institutions and 10 per cent to private schools. HOLLYWOOD.-Short Hikes: Movie production is ;it an all-time low for this time of year because executive shiikeups and business re-alliances arc 1 expei'tei) momentarily nl almost every studio. "Why .should I atari a picture now?" ;;tkcd oiii 1 num. "A new .set of geniuses will be running the plnce next week." A dance director who knows all the cuss-wurd.s wii.s U>llinj> his people just what he thought of rehearsal. A little chorus tjirl stepped out of line and said. "I quit. You can't use such profound language in front of me!" Quip-of-lhc-week: Robert Mont- Romery (reports the Hollywood Reporter) said. "Bob Benchley looks like an unmade bed." Gloria Blcndell. sister of Joan, i.s working at Warners. Blossom Muc- Donald, sister of Jeancttc. is being tested by Metro. And Bob Crosby, band- lending brother of Bing, probably will stfii-t a movie career soon. Crosby said, "If I'm hired, it'll bo because tho make-up man i.s a genius." BuiTj'inorc All Square Universal was able to hire the French star. Danielle Darricux. only by en- Castle outlines with his field glasses, although he could see but little in the twilight. "It's about 600 feet, straight up," he told Mary Melissa. "No, not quite straight up, but nearly so. And you'll note the cliff cap above has a slight overhang. Centuries of erosion have cut back the softer under strata, where the Castle stands." 'Why 3s it colled Defiance, Dr. Barry?" 'Because it has defied all efforts to explore it, and probably was impregnable as a fort when occupied. One archaeologist, from the State University, did manage to climb part way up, chiseling toe holda and using ropes. But even he slipped on the down trip; and broke his leg. And until now nobody has appropriated money for a real effort at it." Mary Melissa stared intently upward. Fast dying shadows of day seemed to create life in the old ruin. "Looks ghostly," she ventured, "It is. There's a wealth of legend about the place, Miss Lane Many good yarns; some tact, maybe. These dwellings wore abandoned before Columbus sailed. We don't know why." "Goodness!" breathed the white girl. ''It's fascinating." "Yes!" "Maybe the Indians drove them away. But where?" "Can't say. There are Indian legends about it too, but they don't help much." dawn found Bob Barry impatient to visit Defiance Castle. During the night he had evolved a new plan, It excited him so that he arose before anybody else, shook Holliman awake and with him left camp before anyone else stirred. Some cold food did them for breakfast. "I have a hunch I can make a preliminary exploration this morning, Holliman," the young scientist beamed. "Let's tuke a long rope—say 300 feet of the one-inch stuff—and ride around to the top of this cliff." Holliman looked at his boss. "What you gonna do?" he demanded. Never mind now. Maybe nothing. Let's see if we can get to the top of that cliff." They could, by riding two miles south and cutting back and up on a zigzag, rocky course, then climbing through more rocte to the mesa top, They were three hours at it. j "Ought to be easy," Bob began. "Here, let's anchor one end of the rope firmly. Then you snub the middle length around this mesquite tree trunk, Holliman, and I'll be on the other end." "You mean—you goin' to swing over? You aim to take us all down there that way?" "Maybe. It might be the simplest way." Bob Barry started down, but he had overlooked two things. First, the wind at the cliff edge ,vas very strong, forestalling all efforts to shout instructions up to Holliman once the descent over the ledge was begun. He was dangling down nearly ISO feet when ho discovered that he was on a level with the castle floor. He shouted to Holliman, but got no answer, and Holliman let him go down some 30 feet too fur. Then he realized the importance of the second item he had forgotten—the nli/l ! overhang. His strong arms, developed in years of swimming, enabled him to climb bcick up to the level of the castle floor. But because of the overhung above him, he was stiM 20 feet or more from tlie rock lip. He knotted the rope at that point and .studied the situation. "Hey, Holliman!" he yelled, but the wind swallowed his voice. "Gee, it's a long drop under me!" he murmured. It was indeed. About 400 feet to some tree tops, then more trees in assorted levels for 200 feet or so more. He could see Miss Lane and Honey Bee staling up ut him. He gvinned and waved, showing more confi» dence than ho full. He noted in a flash that the ancient castle wulls, made of crude masonry, were remarkably well preserved. He was close enough to study their exterior. He thought he could see blackened rocks, where nres had burned centuries ago. But scientific interest was fleet-r ing. He- h;id twisted the rope around his loft leg to hold himself there, and the stricture was hurting. Ho looked up. Could a man climb 150 feet of rope? He didn't know. He was swaying in the wind. 3n a narrow ledge down to the eft he recognized an eagle's nest. He suddenly envied the eagles. A moment of hysteria chilled him, 3Ut he literally forced himself to ,hink calmly again. Robert Barry lad a trained mind. He could see but two possibili* ies. Each offered a' very slim chance, he realized, but lj.e must decide quickly to risk one of them. (To Be CuiUioucd) 8V CAROL DAY X/OUR winter's activities will * taHe on added grace with a dress as pretty and as flattering as this one—Pattern 8880. The high neckline and short, puffed iJeeves are extremely young, an effect heightened by the trimming of small bows down the fj-pnt of the dress. Pleats and tucks achieve unusual formality in a dress that is essentially simple in line. Make It up in a silk taffeta or satin or In one of the new brocaded materials that are so vecy important this season. The pattern is perforated IOP two lengths, »hort for daytime, ankle length (or evening. i Pittem 8880 is designed for v „—«„ „„„. „„ |}ze|J3,11 • i& 19 W4 fO. Cor- and Winter Book alone^-15 cents. m ?£Hr?™X°V, r . pattern with step-by-step sewing instructions ( =C8N!S IN_GOJN with your NAME, ADDRESS, STYLE T^&JK&J^IS & TOPAY'S PATTERNS. lt f" a9s - 9 ** W!l *C!^BOQKLYN^N. y., and B0 sure to MENTION • responding measurements 30, 32, 34, 36 and 38. Size 14 (32) requires 5 1-2 yards of 39 inch material in full length and 4 3-4 yards in short length. Four yards of ribbon required for the bows and 1 1-4 yards of wider ribbon for the belt. Collar and cuffs in contrasting require 5-8 yard 35 inch material. The new Fall and Winter Pattern Book is ready for you now It has 32 pages of attractive designs for every size and every occasion. Photographs show dresses made from these patterns being worn; a feature you will enjoy. Lot the charming designs in this new book help you in your sewing. One pattern and the new Fall and Win- gaping her husband Pnramount was able to keep Jontl Bnrryinorc largely by the im.'.xprn.si$e .strategein of giving .Elaine Borne a '' She receives an ammml which :.' per cent of hi.s salary. Curiously cugh, that's just the share of an ai;e commission. Under the management of Pai-anioufj] and Miss Bari'ie. Barry more is duihjj very well. Last spring hi.s deb'U amounted to 5161.503 and only months ago his $77,0(10 yacht was si)j| nl a Federal court mtcliim. Today the busy actor is square with the world and hns bought a new yacht. Smaller than the magnificent Infanta, but still a yacht. ij- Shirley Templo. like that lesser stir, Greta Garljo, .should do a comedy oc? ca.MOiuilly for variety. So plans h been shelved for "Little Princess, dramatic picture which was to h:iy| followed the current "Hehecua ol Sunnybrook Farm." Her next will Be "Susannah of the Mounted," mosUj laughs. y| Fuw.lc deportment: 'The Good Earth' is breaking attendance records in pan. Johnny Weismullcr'.s contract Metro hns been extended a year, and Harpo Marx are the only screeti players of prominence who never have spoken a word for the cameras, i though Woissimiller has grunted a fi times and whooped his Taivan yell. The new Tarzaii, Glenn Morris, lal^ in the flicker now being made. He h|s four words: "Cynthia, I am Tarzatii*' Aftc'f that ho also merely grunts aniJ whoops. i.J At one of the studio restaurants, sojfS George Jesse), the coffee is so had tha't one has to have a prescription to buy It. Theater manager in Dunn. N. C., adr vertiscd "Two Lousy Features aiuljp Comedy." That left no chance roi customers who might have demanded their money bnck. ,; ; Seen: Patsy Kelly, lookip™ tired lJUt much thinner. Alway.s h;-s ,<i reduce before starting a picture. Rudy V«ili lee and Gloria Ynungblimi! arc making the night uluh rounds and holding hands, even if they aren't Margaret Lindsay, in 1870 hipping a hot rhumba on thfc set .pf "Gold Is Where You Find It." Mae. West, in black win and makeup, for her impc-rsonalion French girl. And such a French cent! |v Heard: A former actress, having ^qi' quired a divorce and a generous e;aii settlement, wa.s asked why she didn't 1 take a trip around the world. .She sal "Oh, there are lots of oilier place want to see first!" "In Bluebeard's Eiyht Wife." Cooper went through a difficult several times. Finally, after aluml sixth take, Director Ernst Lubilsi exclaimed, "That's perfect! IVml But the sound man said it \vasl perfect; someone had coughed, coughed?" thundered Lubltsrh, Hi ering ut his crew." «j-' "You did," said Ihe assistan! djr rector. 1;

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