Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on December 1, 1937 · Page 3
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y, December .1. 1987 Hie Itnppy Distances How beautiful and beckoning and far those shining vistns are: The happy distances that lie Along the trail's end, blue against the sky; Abode of silver wings, nnd the keenly thinned Light laughter of the wind! The hnppy distance.*, Forever lending on Down every road that I have ever gone, Down every rood that I shall ever go; Once with youth's fever in my blood I sought To reach them, now I know The wisdom of the plan That keeps some beauty from the heart of man, And sets it racing over hill and hollow, For eyes to feast upon—for feet to follow.—Grace Noll Crowcll. First Baptist church will be held at 2:30 Thursday afternoon at Faith Hall on South Main street, continuing through Friday, beginning ut 10 a. m. Old friends In this city will regret to hear of the passing of Charlie Whiteside, who passed on November 30 at his home in Fort Smith. Mr. While- side was a former citizen of Hope and will be remembered as a member of the old "Happy Hollow Crowd," of young men who were prominent among Hope's society beaux of those days. Red Cross Drive (Continued from Page One) F. E. Pincgar J. S. Monroe Ralph Bailey Clifford Franks .. E. E. Austin I.sabelle Onstcad The Put Clebui-nc chapter U. D. C. will meet at 2:;tO Thursday afternoon nt the home of Mrs. Chas. Haynes, J f'Be"e Unslcad West Second street with Mrs. J. S. ' C ' '-• Stuart Gibson and Mrs. Jennie Mi-Williams as associate hostesses. This being the last chapter meeting before Christmas, it is requested Unit each member bring a smiill gift for the veterans. -O- Mr. nnd Mrs. N. T. Jewell are spending this week in St. Louis, Mo. -O- Frlends will bo glad to know that the condition of Mrs. Frank Ward who underwent a recent operation at St. Vincents in Little Rock is reported as being sati;vfnclory. -O- Mrs. J. S. Wilson Jr., of Columbus is spending this week visiting with Mr. nnd Mrs. S. H. Briant. -O- Thc Y. W. A. Rids of the First Baptist church, Mrs. Hugh Jones sponsor entertained at a very delightful surprise shower on Tuesday evening at the home of Miss Ruth Coffman, Edgewood avenue. The occasion was the announcement of the engagement and approaching marriage of Miss Pauline Jones, daughter of Mrs. Marvin Jones and the late Mr. Jones to Jack John son. The lovely decorations suggesting the approaching holidays were in red and green, with a balloon placed at every point of vantage, with a lin carrying the interesting news to the 25 guests present. A tempting sandwich course was served with coffee -O- The Lottie Moon Special Season of Prayer for Foreign Missions of Die Dewey Hendrix .. 1 Kay E. McDowell. T. B. Haltworlh J. F. Dugger . W. H. Etter F. M. Harton Van Hayes Paul Dudncy James H. Pilkinton J. A. Bostick Rev. G. W. Robertson Luther Smith E. R. Timberlnko Mrs. W. E. Elmorc W. M. Frazier W. B. Nelson Kate V. Nelson Mrs. Charlie Williams J. C. Williams Mrs. Lee Holt TONITE (WEDNESDAY) —On Stage— "DR. QUIZZER" of Radio fame —for your answers. -for (he correct , major question! —and It's HI-SCHOOL LIBRARY BENEFIT NITE Let's Go! PLUS 2 with IDA LUPINO MARGOT GRAHAME SHORT UNITS )PIALTO STOP- —the presses ., . her's n front page slcry—sure, it's a— 'GIRL WITH IDEAS" -whh- Wendy Barrie Walter Pidgeon Kent Taylor SHORT UNITS. S. H. Smith Jinuiiie May W. I. Stroud G. L. Tyus . . Belle S. Tyas Mrs. J. A. Wilson W. F. Gilbert Pulton Report T. J. Logmi Eleanor Seymour Mrs. W. E. Cox, Sr. Mrs. Herbert Cox Mrs. Darnell C. H, Wilson T'at Lester .. C. D. Lester W. E. Cox, Jr. Belly June Cox I. E. Odom Mr. and Mrs. J. I. Lublog J. E. Wilson n. R. Cornelius Emory Thompson J. C. Orion Monroe Cox Mrs. J. J. Baltle Mrs. O. T. Park J. B. Shults Elbert May Harold Porterficld i.oo 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1,00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 .50 .50 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 l.OQ 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 HOPE STAK, HOPES, ARKANSAS 17 Demo Senators Would Oppose FDR Resolution Aims at Presidents Who Would Seek Third Term Columbus Mr. ant! Mrs. Stuart Johnson and baby Polly Joe of Amnrillo, Texas, arc guests of Mr. and Mrs. J. O; Johnson, Mrs. Bill Abbott and daughter, Anita Jean, of Fulton, spcnl the Thanksgiving holidays with Mr. and Mrs. B. D. Mitchell. Mrs. J. R, Dodson of Texarktma and Mrs. Steve Mulkey of Little- River Country club, Horatio, were visitors here Saturday. GO SMARTLY DRESSED BE WARM IN A Printzess Sport Coats LAPiES' Specialty Shop LAST DAY WEDNESDAY Big Double Feature "LET THEM LIVE" Also "THE FRAME UP" THURSDAY and FRIDAY The beauty of the Tropics ... the Romance of a South Seas Love . . combined with Adventure and Thrills! 'PARADISE ISLE' with MOVITA of "Mutiny On the Bounty" WARREN HULL and William Davidson Also "Our Gang Follies of 1936" "TABLE TENNIS" Narrlatcd by Pete Smith By PRESTON GROVER WASHINGTON.—Should Presidcn Roosevelt decide lo run for a thirc term in 1940, 17 Democratic senators now in office either will have to oppose him or adopt the view of Senator Ashurst thnt inconsistency is the proper course of true statesmen. These 17 Democratic senators are recorded in the following language against third terms for President: "Resolved, thnt il is the sense of the senate that tho precedent established by Washington and other Presidents of the United States in retiring from the Presidential office after their second term has become, by universal concurrence, a part of our republican system of government, and that any departure from this time-honored custom would bo unwise, unpartiolic nnd fraught with perial to our free institutions." Alined At Coolldgc The resolution was adopted by the senate in 1928 as a moans of telling President Coolidgc how the members "ell on the subject. Coolidge already liad said: "I do not choose to run for President in 1928," but there was much uncertainly. Those Democratic senators now in office who voted thus against third terms are: Ashurst of Arizona, Barkley of Kentucky, the present majority lender, Copcland of New York, Gerry of Rhode Island, Glass of Virginia, Harrison of Mississippi, Hayden of Arizona, King of Utah, McKf-ller of Tennessee, Nccly of West Virginia, Pittman of Nevada, Shepparcl of Texas, Smith of South Carolina, Tydings of Maryland, Wagner of New York and Wheeler of Montana. The 17th is Senator George of Georgia, who paired but announced he was for tho resolution. Incidentally, two incumbent Republicans nnd « Democrat voted against the resolution. They nre Senators McNary and Steiwcr of Oregon, Republicans, uncl Walsh of Massachusetts, Democrat. Ashurst Bridges Unhurried Senator Ashurst hus already indicated his belief that President Roosevelt will not seek a third term. However, it was Ashurst who made a virtue of inconsistency in defending his quick switch to the President's side on the court bill after earlier deploring any idea of increasing the court member•ship. . "Inconsistency," he once said, "will save the United States yet." Coolidce had politicians really up a tree, but perhaps no more than President Roosevelt has now. In 1928 many believed that when Coolidge said he did not "choose" lo run, that it amounted to a complete withdrawal. Now there arc many who believe that when President Roosevelt snid he wanted to complete certain objectives in lime to turn his office over to a successor in 1941, he also had completely withdrawn. As in the case of Coolidge, however, no one has been «ble to say posi lively that the Presidcnl is out of the picture for 1940. Stephens college teacher says many women don't wash their necks, forgetting thai there is a line which the well-groomed woman must not cross. For Ihc intelligence service in the next war, how about using jobless vaudeville hams lo locate the enemy's lank towns? Moscow has placed new curbs on liquor users and is now Irying lo arrange for gutters to match. MIND Your MANNERS Test your knowledge of correct social usage by answering the following questions, then checking against the authoritative answers below: 1. If a Protestant happens to be in a Ciilholic hospital, how would ho address the nuns there? 2. When speaking to a Catholic Priest, how does one address him? 3. Is it correct to call a minister "Dr. Forman" if he does not have n doctor's degree? 4. Is it necessary to send expensive flowers to express one's sympathy? 5. Is it important to be on time at a funeral? What would you do if— A death occurs in the family of a good friend— (a) Call immediately and offer your services? (b) Telephone and offer sympathy? ' (c) Wait until after the funeral to call? Answers 1. Simply as "Sister." For instance, "Good morning, Sister." 2. "Father" or "Father David. 3. No. 4. No. A note shows just as much thought and concern. 5. Yes. Best "What Would You Do" solution— (a). But follow (c) if not an intimate friend. (Copyright 1937, NEA Service, Inc.) CARD OF THANKS I wish to thank my loyal friends for their support given in the Democratic City primary election. I will at all times endeavor to merit this support and confidence. Dr. F. D. Henry PAGE Two 1938 Ford V-8 Cars Displayed TPWO distinct lines of Ford V-8 cars are now being displayed In dealer showrooms. One is a newly- styled standard Ford lino in three body types, the other a do luxe Ford line In eight body types. The de liiJtG Tudor sedan is pictured above. Tho de luxe sedans aro larger in appearance, with longer hood and sweeping lines. Tho do luxe cars aro powered with tho 85 horsepower V-S engine, the standard cars with either the 85 or the GO horsepower engines. Newly- styled interiors are pictured at right. New instrument panel hag instrument group in front of driver, grille for radio speaker installation iu center, flanked by engine controls and cigar lighter, and glove compartment nt right. In the do luxe cars, the compartment locks, and a clock is recessed In the compartment door. A headlight beam control is fitted on tho toe-board, a tell-tale light on instrument panel indicates whether the headlight beams are raised or depressed. Utilities and F. D. (Continued from Page One) has it under advisement. He made no reference to the specific proposals in the memorandum, itself, although at a subsequent press conference he discussed his conversation with the utility executive. On the question of property valuation—a point long at controvery between utility interests and the administration, and which is the basic factor in making rates for electric power—' Willkie suggested a formula containing concessions of far-reaching significance: 1. He proposed that utilities should eliminate at once from their capital structures all "write-ups" in properly value which heretofore have been alleged by the Federal Trade Commission; 2. He recommended acceptance of the "prudent investment" theory of valuation, as desired by the administration—which contemplates, as the Federal Power Commission views it, what was prudently and honestly invested in physical property —instead of present method, which takes into account the reproduction cost new. If Willkie's suggestion on "write- ups" were accepted by other utilities, it would mean scaling down of the utility industry's present capital structure of around 12 billion dollars- by almost 15 per cent. Purchase of Land (Continued from Page One) erty in the interim. "If the chancery courts do not set aside tlie.se titles," he said, "I believe the property owner can appeal to the supreme court and have the title reinvested in him." Mr. Page said the framers of the state constitution of 1874 purposely inserted about 42 technicalities in the section relating to lax-forfeited lands so thai il would be impossible lo tnke lands from owners merely because they were unable to pay taxes. "These men who framed the constitution had fought throughout the Civil war," he said. "Returning, they were so poor they were unable to meet their taxes. Carpetbaggers bought up these lands for speculative purposes at from one to five cents per acre." Should Monday's Supremo Court decision have the effect of invalidating confirmed land sales, the question arises as to whether fees paid to special attorneys to confirm the titles in the state would be legal. Attaches of the land office estimated that approximately $150,000 in fees have been paic out under provisions of Act 296 of 192! and Acl 119 to 1935. ^SNAPSHOT CUIL CHECK UP ON YOURSELF Do your summer prints show the care this one does—the deft framing of foliage, judicious placing of figures, strong shadows against brilliant highlights and full exposure for shadow detail? Will trimming them help, as trimming on the white line helps balance this picture? When you make a mistake, do you note it down, so you can avoid It In the future? It's a helpful idea. F ALL is a season for taking stock in many businesses. It. is also a good time for the amateur camora- man, after a busy summer, to take stock of himself and his work. Aro you improving? Are you taking better pictures now than yon •were six months or a year ago? Ami it not, why not? If, perchance, you aren't Improving as rapidly and steadily u.s you think you should, I'll venture this is the reason—you aren't studying your mistakes. The lirst spare hour you Iwvo, why don't you collect all your summer prints uud single out those that are bad—the portraits made in harsh sunlight with no provision for the shaded side o£ -the fate, ihu landscapes with dead foregrounds and no "framing" of trees or foliage, the prints that show blank white skies, without clouds or tone. Recall the scene, and then writ.: down on tho back of each print what you should have done to make the picture good. If you have a blank sky or very thiu clouds, noto down that you should have used a. filter. If a portrait has no detail on tlu> Bliady side, note that you should liavo used a reflector near tho face. on that side, even. If It \y»s uuly tt sheet of cardboard or .1 white picnic cloth spread in the sun. IE a landscape is dead, analyze it and recall the scene. Maybe by back l,ng up a little or moving to one side, you could have included a gracefully-curving tree branch fairly closa to the camera, to give the picture depth and a natural frame. Maybe by a change of position you could have included a path or a hedge th&l would lead the eye gradually across and into the picture. Write on. the back of the print what you should have done. Maybe you have child pictures In which backgrounds are mottled and confused, sticking up in meaulnglese fashion behind the subject. Another background, a change o£ viewpoint, might have mad» each picture perfect. Write down, what you should have done. After you have noted these mistakes, don't just stick the prints away and torget them. Use them as a reference file. Take a few out on j'our picture-making jaunts and be mindful of them whea uew picture chances arise. Learn what you do wrong—decido how to do it right—think before you shoot. Hera is one of the secrets of picture-making success. John van Guilder. Trees do not grow by stretching and lengthening their limbs; fence wires stapled to growing trees remain the same distance from the ground. Shakespeare used the lines "Neither a borrower nor a lender be" in his play, Hamlet." Texas contains more sulphur deposits than any other state in the union. Washington, Madison, Jackson, Polk, Buchanan, and Harding were the only American president who had no children. County Unit Plan Rebuffed in Court Lower Court Invalidates Tennessee's Thrust at Shelby NASHVILLE, Tenn.-W^eruiessee's county unit primary law, which has the effect of reducing the influence of Shelby county (Memphis) In Democratic pribaries, received a court setback Tuesday when Chancellor R. B. C. Howell held it "was not passed Validly." The law was enacted at an extra legislative session called after Governor Gordon Browning and E. H. Crump, leader of the Shelby county political organization, had severed their alliance. It limits a county's unit vote t oone-eighth of one per cent of its population, Under this restriction Shelby county's unit vote represents a popular vote of 38,400, as compared with the 60,752 recorded in last year's gubernatorial primary. Browning-backed by Crump then—received 59,814 of those. Declaring that six representatives who supported the unit bill in the legislature had "vacated their offices" by accepting other political positions, Chancellor Howell granted a temporary injunction restraining the Democratic State Executive Committee from •jolding a primary. Twenty-nine Shelby county voters and taxpayers had asked for the injunction pending adjudication of their action attacking the unit law on constitutional grounds. Defense lawyers announced an appeal would be taken to the supreme court from the chancellor's action in overruling a demurrer that contended the law is constitutional. HELPS TO AVOID COIDS Specially designed for the nose and upper throat, where most colds start. Used in time, helps prevent many colds. THEATERS At the Opening at the New Thursday Friday, for a two days run first s big in Hope, U "Paradise Isle" wllll Movita, of "Mutiny on the SouMy" fame, and Warren Hull, who capably had a sincere cast in the unfoJdiftg 6t this yarn about a blind artist shift* wrecked on a native isle. He finds' regeneration and restored eyesight through the kindly help of the Poly* nesians and the love of a beautiful na> tive girl. To complete a two hour program you will see Our Gang in Our Gafig Follies of 1936, a sequel to Broadway Melody of 1936. Also Table T with Pete Smith as the narriator. VlCKS VA-TRO-NOL $16,95 DRESSES FOR $4.98 The Gift Shop PHONE 252 Have your winter Suit dry cleaned in our I modern plant—pressed ' by experts — delivered promptly. PHONE 385 HALL BROS. Cleaners & Hatters I A Complete Line —of— Yardley's Old English Lavender Toiletries—Bond Street Perfume "XMAS SETS" See Our Window JOHN S. GIBSON Drug Company The Rcxall Store ' Phono 63 Delivery READY - TO - WEAR SALE!!!! AT ROBISON'S Geo. W. Robison & Co. is again cutting loose at the bargain block with a Ready-to-Wear Sale that surpasses all others. Prices we've never offered -before. Here are just a very few of the bargains offered. $|QOO RED FERN COATS Fine fur (rimmed coats dial sold all (he way up to 547.50. All new (all styles, Tiiesc coats have never been offered at such a low price. fflRSHMAUR SPORT COATS You know the fine quality of these Hirshmaur Coats. Some arc the famous twisted boucle tweed. All new styles. Sold this full up to 522.50. Fur Trimmed and Sport Coats The last price these fine coats sold for was 516.75. They were the finest money could buy at thai price. Ail new fall styles, Woolen and Silk Dresses Light Weight—Only Rohison's could offer these fine 57.98 dresses :U such n low price and we can do it only because we nml more space for Xinas merchandise. ?7.08 values—Now ILK DRESSES Values in this group include dresses that sold all the way up tu $9.98. All good styles and wanted colors, JILL BETTER DRESSES Every one of (liese fine dresses are 1937 Fall Styles. New sn4 beautiful. Values up to $19.85. We Give Eagle Stamps THE LEADING DEPARTMENT STORE Geo. W. Robison & Co. I HOPE PRESCQTT NASHVILLE

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