Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on December 22, 1937 · Page 6
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PAGE SIX HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Wednesday, December 22, 1937 Death of Movie Star Is Probed Ted Healey Reported to Have Been Beaten Sunday Night LOS ANGELES — <*PV- Ted Healy. who made a career of slapping his pals around stage and screen, died Tuesday under circumstances that led to tin,autopsy order.and investigation of reports the dour-faced comedian himself had been beaten In earnest Sunday night, • •••• ' ' Coroner Frank Nance ordered the autopsy after Healy's physician. Dr Wyantt La Mont, refused to sign a certificate stating death was due to natural causes. Detective Lieutenants Joseph Filkas and George Baker said they had information that Healy went to a Hollywood night spot Sunday to celebrate the birth of a son Friday night at the University hosital in Culver City. They said they were investigating reports that Healy had an argument with a man whose identity they did not know, and that Healy was beaten in a fight , The comedian died early Tuesday at,' His home near Culver City. Officials at j the studio where he was employed I (M-G-M) said the symptoms were those of a heart attack. Coroner Nance made a cursory examination of the actor's body Tuesday night and reported there was a red, subcutaneous streak across the left cheek which he said possibly was caused by a blow. A deep cut above the left eye had been closed by two surgical clips, he reported, and the left eyelid showed red bruises. Death was declared to have followed a 24-hour illness during which Healy Was vonculsed by vomiting attacks. •Healy, 41 years old. was the originator of theatrical "stooges." these bewildered fellows who bob up in the audience or out from the wings to cause general confusion. He used them in "gags" that brought him first fama in Earl Carroll's Vanities, then success in the movies. His latest movie, "Hollywood Hotel," Was previewed Monday night. 'The comedian's second wife, who gave birth to their first son, John acob, last Friday night, was not immediately notified of her husband's death. Healy had termed his son's birth the greatest excitement in his life. His first -wife was Betty Braun, a dancer, with whom he toured in vaudeville. They were divorced in 1932. Last year Healy eloped to Yuma, Ariz., with Betty Hickman, 21-year-old j Venice, Calif, Calif., girl. They later; separated but were reconciled before : an interlocutory divorce decree became final. Healy was born in Houston, Texas, FOUR FAMOUS WOMEN IN HISTORY nrts CLEOPATRA — the lady who caused Mark Anthony the embarrassing moments is number one above. Xc.rt comes the lady whose face is supposed to have hunched a thousand ships — Helen of Troy. Third in the line-up is Nell Owyn, red headed heart-throb of Charles If of Kn<,land. Last of all is Salome, the gal who got a head start on the ra: of the ladies of the court and in her own ewect way. Miss Wilson is nine in \\ aniers' "IV ithout H urninij. Thorc Is n Saudi DETROIT—Walter O. Briggs, owner jf the Detroit Tigers, has presented Michigan State Normal with football and baseball grandstands and a field house with nn indoor track. Weather Report NF, WORLEA.NS—Because it has rained on New Year's Day only once in the last S'J years, funs nrc confident tliiil clear weather is ahead for the annual Sugar Bowl classic, here on January I. I,l|>s Thill Touch, Etc ANN AHBOH~-MnU Mann, coach of University of Michigan swimming team*, has joined Andy Kerr and Alon/.n Amos Stagg as jio.ster material in the nnti-liquor drive. GENERAL ELECTRIC Products Harry W. Shiver Plumbing—Electrical PHONE 259 COPR. 1937 BY NEA:3ERVICE«INC.~ T. M. REO. U. S, PAT, OFF Have your winter Suit dry cleaned in our I modern plant—pressed by experts — delivered promptly. PHONE 385 HALL BROS, Cleaners & Hatters Florida Postoffice Does Business in the Open ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—(/Ph-Ui)clo Sam does business right on the street here. St. Petersburg's main postoffice claims the distinction of being the only completely open air establishment of its kind in the country. Others are somewhat similar but the postof- fice department says there is not another just like this one. Here the boxes, mail chutes, stamp, general delivery, parcel post, postal savings, information and money order windows all face an open air portico around the building. Local officials had a struggle to get this kind of postoffice but finally convinced the postoffice department that mild climate would make it a success. It has. As originally planned the building was to have been erected on a mound but Uie citizens again won out and succeeded in having it placed on a level with the ground. The postoffice does a booming business, the city's total receipts approximating a half million dollars in good years. A lot of extra windows have to be opened to take care of the big crowd of winter visitors. Income Tax Totals in Arkansas Show a Gain 'One of these clays I'MI gonna report Unit engineer! Twice this week he's been late." Dora thinks the garmen workers' union ou^ht to be reminded of some ; of the slaves who are spending their October 1. 1806, son of a hotel man and cattle dealer. He was educated for the law in New York but turned to '. the stage becoming a comedian in the ; Hollywood making shorts. burlesque show Cuddle Up. in 1911. : For 15 years he was a familiar figure in | vaudeville houses of the United States and Europe. WASHINGTON. - (/P) — Income tax collections for Arkansas through December 20 were $627,586 compared with 5310,665 for the same period last year, the Treasury announced Wednesday. They included the last payments of taxes on 1936 incomes. RIGHT Snfcly First MEXICO ClTY-Pop bottles nncl siniiliir menpons are barred by police iit soccer games here. Whenever ; goal is scored the funs get so excite* they toss cushions down onto tin playing field. Ilmn Victory in ".W! 1 NEW YORK- Marshall Goldlx-rg of Pittsburgh says the Panthers won't be iis good in 19S8 ns they wore this year, and Alex Wojdehnwicz of Ford' ham asserts that the- Rains will ho ] much, better. They collide in Pittsburgh. brills haven't come on the ball fie.ld. 'One of the biggest f ever had wns vhcn n man for whom I wns caddying gave me ;i $1" lip after making :i hole- n-ono," said Rogell, recalling his days is n bag-tolfr ill the Floosmoor club, ir Chicago. The Detroit .shortstop s|x)ke nt the Detroit Golf Club's an- uial caddie banquet. Oiehl Keeps Uusy F.VANSTON, IU.--C1C.1 Diehl, end .ind captain-elect of Northwestern'. 1 ) iixitbnll team, is well on his way to- ,viird becoming the firsl nine-letter nan the Wildcats have had in years. Ife plays forward in basketball and first base for the diamond .squad. Ki-iii-s Jiipmit'.st* DETROIT Kddie Powers of Detroit, ho officiated in the IMC Olympic Games, bi'lii'vc-s that the .Japanese will give the United Slates basketball team its stiffcst competition in 1910. They're handicapped by their small stature, of course, bill they're speedy and very smart. Kasy For Irish PHILADELPHIA-Pennsylvania has played II basketball K amc;; with Notre Dame without winning over the fighting Irish. Arlcd That \V(iy NEW YOHK—Although he hit the j canvas five times in the eighth round and six times in all in his bout with Max SchinelinK. Harry Thomas says that he didn't know he was down. Gives tip Track BLOOMINGTON-Corby Davis, Indiana's All-Big Ten fullback, will I give up his last season with the Hoosier track learn this spring in order to j play with the east in the annual east- west game in San Francisco, New Year's Day. Davis throws the jacvlin. llFilskiii.s Will Honuscs CHlCAGO~By winning the professional football championship, each member of the Washington Redskins practically assured himself of a $11100 bonus next fall. That's the approximate share of each pro in the name with the Collegiate All-Stars at Soldiers' Field. Keep Traffic "Well Ventilated" Every Man a King has flickered, but the nation is still cluttered with clamoring pretenders. When the. 200- inch mirror is installed in California, it will be just like some snooty star to insist on a bigger one for her dressing room. India, not to bo outdone in fakirs, sends one who with his eyes can bore I right through a robot. Keeping the safe and proper distance between your car and the vehicle . ahead is a good way to keep out of trouble. Allowing plenty of leeway will i give you a belter chance to sec what the fellow up ahead i.s fioinj,' to do. ' If he stops suddenly without signalling, you won't crash into his rear end if your brakes fail to live up to expectations. DrivinR directly behind another , vehicle is like driving with a screen rigged in front of you. Siiscy [ieliind SclimolhiK DETROIT—-Kd (Doci Casey, Detroit's referee and former trainer of Jack I Delancy, has been in Max Schmeling's ' corner in every start made by the Ger' man in Ibi.s country. Still Ciimc of Checkers I Football fields once were checkcr- i boarded, chalk-marked crosswise and 1 lengthwise every five yards. NK We, the Women By Ruth Millett Mothers Overrate Sacrifices Perfect Average WYORK-Joe DiMaggio made three attempts to .steal during but he .succeeded every trip. Biggest Thrill DETROIT - All of Billy Rogell's Representative JACK WITT Idaho townspeople drilled out a supply of hot water for the winter, evidently unaware that the government probably would be glad to keep them supplied free. AFETY LANE Necessities NEW stock just in. See Us Before You Buy Supply Co, 112 South Main ^SNAPSHOT CUIL SUNNY PICTURES INDOORS INSURE NOW Wiih ROY ANDERSON and Company Fire, Tornado, Accident Insurance Orville W. Erringer State ffajiager Hamilton Trust Fun4 Sponsored by Hamilton Depositor Corp. Denver, Colorado. NOTICE The Home Collecting Agency has been formed in Hope for the purpo.se of collecting all delinquent account.-* due the physicians of Hernpstead County. Persons owing 1 such pnst due accoun .-: will be <,<T-. en an opportunity to .settle or make .satisfactory arrangements with their doctor before their accounts are turned o\er to this agency. Alter February 1, 1938, all accounts as described above, which ha\e not been .satisfactorily arranged for, '//ill h<- placed in charpre of this agency for collection. "5;he lives for her family" used to he ' a compliment. It isn't any more. Today we are beginning to .see that a woman's first duly i.s to herself. Are women becoming more selfish, than? Not at all. They are just waking up to the fact ."'llhat the most any ' unian being can do i.s to make as much of himself as passible. Investing every bit <if herself in others doesn't pay dividends — not to jthe woman, or to tho.se shu loves most. If .she gives her whole life to her f.iimly. letting them take her strength, her beauty, her Uulh Millett {. fl ,ot.v-al| j,, the name of love, .she must eventually realize that she has bhort-changed herself. We are loved fur what we are -• i more than for the NICI ifices we have made. And the sooner all young women reali/.e that the fewer cheated Mid unhappy middle-aged women there will he in the world. Don't always put your children first. The mother who makes old clothes "rl' " for herself so that, her children can he drewed within an inch of their lives isn't being fair to either herself, her husband, or the children. Men want to he proud of their wives. It is much more important to them that their wives be well-dressed than that their children look a.s though their pictures could be used in thu pages of an expensive style maga/ini'. Children want to he proud of the mother, loo. And any woman will admit that nothing in the world i.s .so depressing ;..s .-babb.v clothes. Few tilings make ,-i woman less .sociable. The old refrain "I can't go because I haven't a (hint! to wear" i.s all loo often true even today where mothers are con- ccrned. But even more important than a mother'.-: .spending her share of the family check on herself i.s the need for her to he the person she wa.s before she ever chanue'l her name She ha.s lo be someone besides her husband's wife and her chilthen's mother. If you aie a younK woman ju.sl .start- inn the job of uif:- and mother never let it be said of you. "She lives for her family" Have the capacity and de.-ire lo live, at left in [.art. for youi'.-elf. iCop.viinht lii.'IT. NKA Service, Inc. i j delicate British-Irish relations. I Socialy, the ambassadorship is the | highest thing to which the President 1 can appoint anyone. So Joe's friends i haven't gone so far u.s to say that ( Roosevelt has trouble prevailing on him to take it. They've spread word that it means F. D. R. wants Kennedy to succeed him in the While Mouse. But that's absurd. Kennedy's apixmitmont probably will be rated a.s one of the New Deal's best. London i.s important and Kennedy i.s able, loyal, patriotic—and hard- boiled enough not to be co/ciied. lie knows plenty about two subjects especially important in British-American relations: 1. Increasingly difficult relations between the New York and London stock markets, caused by attempts of American traders to go into foreign exchanges in order to evade regulation here. 'i. T|K merchant marine—important because American expansion policy i.s deeply bound up with British viewpoint on the [/ending reciprocal trade treaty between the two countries. Brings in yourProgrom MODEL F-96 9 TUBES 3 BANDS Touch Tuning (7 Inittons). Silent Tun- lag. ;VI ; C. Tone Monitor. Louver Dial. Visiiii' Volume Control. Visual 'f-point Tone Comrol. Automatic 13;md InJi- :<ilor. 12-inch Stabilized Dynamic Speaker. Bass Compensation. Foreign- Domestic Reception. K.F. I'rc-selcctor Stage. I land- n me Full-length Console. $1C.OO DOWN DELIVERS FREE HOME TRIAL Harry W. Shiver Plumbing-Electrical PHONE Ml) An afternoon nap—and an Indoor-sunlight picture of rare charm. Note how reflecting surfaces, the light walls, the bed spread, the white dress, soften and brighten the shadows. Exposure 1/10 second at f.8. D O not ff;c:l, fellow snapaliooters, that just because the sun stays out of doors you cannot make sunlight pictures inside. \Vli'rever .sunlight streams through a window, there is a setting for a. picture, ofte.n an extremely good picture, because of the play of light and shadow from the window- framing ami curtains. [n n light-walled room, especially on" \viih plain pl.istdr walla or puUernl.-33 wallpaper, the shadows iu sni-h an Indoor-sunlight picture have a Hoft, luminous (|Ua!ity which Kivea the prints unusual delicacy and appeal. However, unless It is a sun-room that has windows facing in several directions, it Is neces- sary to aid the shadow illumination with reflectors. These can be white sheets or pillowcases draped over a chair, white cardboard or blotter-paper, or anything else that will pick up the sunlight and cast it toward the subject's shadow side. In addition, the light maf be pleasingly softened by a close-mesh window curtain through which the sunbeams pass. With such a difftiscr, exposure should be about double what you would glvu outside in the sun. The sunlight should come from above, slanting downward upon the subject and amateur floodlight bulbs can be used to soften shadows where reflectors are insufficient. John van Guilder. By Rodney Dutcher WASHINGTON- -If Ambassador William £•'. I>xM feel.s free to talk out loud after rriin/ig from hi.s Berlin post in Jiimi;ir>. tins country will be hearing some hot .stuff about f;i.sci.sm and Na/.i ambitions. Dodd ha.-, been merea.singly di.smay- ed .not lo.sav liojnfjcd. And Ihe Germans have known what was on hi.s mind. It i.s li.,nl to lull whether the Hitler govci nrne-iil or the ;tinba.s.s;itlor will be tin/ happier at hi.s depj.ii lure. The fact thai I.)udd wa.sn't it-placed many munlh.-, .1411 i.s due almo.sl solely t othe fact ili.it his ardent preference for democracy a.s against fascism is shared by Home veil and Secretary Hull. 1'i'Kr O|:|ii»hiK i'iict In.sideis <i'»uljt 'Alietlier Dodd'.s concern over tliu r.nnpijuc of the wrinkle. fascist nutiiiii, Clcrmany, Italy and Japan- has ^p.\^^ more lapully than that «f mar,', hiijh officials here, although domf.-,i,<- |,i ( j|j|cm.v have been more pres.su, t; Dudfl ani envoys abn ican - Briti.--! 1 j t.,in other American li.ive m'^ed aji Amer- Kiciich-Russian front against what Secretary Ickes calls the "niRhlshnt .MUi, us." anil there would have been i... hy tlrs lime if Britain had been more willing to offer solid co-operation. The ijlteniJitive. a.s .seen by diplomats and other high officials, is: A Kurope dominated by (.icrmany; A Mediterranean, a North Africa, and Nejir Ka.st dominated b yltaly; An A.sia mostly conti<i!lei| by Japan; A South America when- our sphere of influence already i.-. ihreulened by all thi'.-e. The !-i: t prohpcct i.-. e iiecuilly annoying with l epoi Us ol I'a.scisl plol.s centering in Guatemala for overthrow of the Mexican govenum nt, with or without the aid of Geni,.,n and Italian planes and mechanics Especially in Germany, i.s there wide.'.pic.ul popular enthusiasm over the pio.--.pect that NJI/.I.S will rule the woiM Story Leaked (Jut The story of the selection of Mari- t.mc Commission Chairman Joseph P. Kenn^'iy a.s ;tmba.s.sarlo) !</ Knglaml ' leaked out of the White li..;.i»c before, Rouse-veil told Kennedy In.- wanted him lo lake the job. | There was no question .,hont Ken-j nedy's acceptance. He wanted it. Never before had this pri/.e post in the diplomatic service been off..red to an Irish-American, if inly because ol THANK YOU I wish to thank each and every one, who made it possible for me to win the Arkansas Sugar H(j\vl I ( 'o(jtball Game Contest by selling' the largest per cent increase of Antonio- tive oil of any Gulf distributor in Arkansas during November UKJ7 over November liKJG. The patronage of the motoring pul)lic during the entire year of 10U7 has helped make this the most successful year in the history of the Hope Gulf agency. Our Christmas wish for you is that this may be the happiest Chi'istmas you have ever had and the Christmas Spirit may abide in your hearts throughout the coming year. A Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year M.S. Bates Gulf Refining Company Products Hope Ark.

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