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Boston From Nats f-;^f»£9TO:w.Y><'' ^*^^ff^^r^A'.^;5*,f > ^ f •»..;. * v n '' * i ''*, v " . "' » „ __ ttttwnoon by Star Publishing Co.. Inc. Jex. U. Washburnl, at The Star building, 212*214 South C. E. PALMER. President ALEX. II. WASBBUftN. Editor and Publisher The newspaper is an institution developed by modem civil- present the neWS of the day. to foster commerce and industry, ifleiy circulated advertisements* end to furnish that check Upon it wtiieh no constitution has ever been able to provide."—Col, R. as second-class matter at the postoffice at Hope. Arkansas Under the Act of March 3, 1897. _, r Rate (Always Payable In'Advance): By city carrier, per J5S; p® ihonth tec; one year $6,50. 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MOBRIS FISHBEm. tdltor, Journal of tlie American Medical Association, and of ilygeia, the Health Magazine By Olive Roberts Barton Little Marcus was in a haze. He had been shopping with his mama fo a couple of weeks. Invariably he wa dragged to the toy departments ant' had already shaken the hands of fou Santa Clauses. He had ridden on every sort o V /.One of the peculiarities of the aver- . tricycle and wagon. He had been o: age American is his sweet tooth. And merry-go-rounds and miniature auto , L how that sweet tooth lias grown! i mobile trucks. Wound up engines an t' 1 'Back in 1825, the average American i built blocks. Tooted horns and pound i Used only 15 pounds of sugar ayear. j ed drums. '> ^fhe figure moved up to 45 pounds in He had also stood under counters a " 1850, to 60 pounds in 1900, 115 pounds' f 00 t above his head and patientlj " in 1925, and is back to 100 pounds to- \ waited while mama decided what col day. But today's amount is still pro- j or o f yarn she needed to put the edg " Jjortionately more sugar than is eaten• ing on Aunt Jane's scarf; or selectee in any other nation in the world. gentlemen's ties or ladies' purses v t There are many kinds of sugars, of j stood in elevators with grown-up j f 'course. The commonest forms come!jt nees bumping his chin, and been ' ' from cane, corn, and beets, although j tramped under foot in ladies' rest <! ~* other substances, such as honey, i,^,sirups, and saccarins,. are used to ; '^sweeten our foods. : *t 'Tv i; enty-five years ago. com sugar was not refined to its present state. Veteran Washington Player Is Traded Off to the Eed Sox WASHINGTON— (ff)-The Washing- ion Seftntors traded Outfielder Heinie tfanush to Boston for Outfielder Roy Johnson and Carl Reynolds Tuesday. Owner Clark Griffith of the Senators said U was n sartieht swap with no cash involved. The Senators now have eight outfielders but have failed to make a change in (heir pitching staff, Manush's record was one of the poorest ol the-American League last season. Manush believed that he could do better in another location. A strong hitler when the Senators won the pennant in 1933, Mnnush fell down tht last two years. In Johnson. Griffith 1 feels he has n player at least HeinieV equal and in Reynolds one of the game's best "spring hitters." They also add to Griffith's trading material. Reynolds now has been, with fou major league clubs and with the Sen ators twice. Manush previously hat played with Detroit and St. Louis. Both Reynolds and Johnson are fou years younger than the 35-year-olc Manush. Manush hit only .273 season while Johnson hit .315 Reynolds .270. las o! 5$ \vfeeks. All states provide a' e or four-week waiting period and he duration of benefits in most caSe* s 16 weeks. tjAW Cnllcrf Model Due The District of Columbia is seml-of. 'icinlly considered to have a "model'' .inemployment insurance law. It provide* for a pooled fund, covers em- Insurance For (Continued fr*m page one) As,a result, we began using beet sugar an4 cane sugar almost exclusively. -Today it is difficult for anyone but an'expert to tell the difference be' tween cane and corn sugar! The U. S. Food and -Drugs Administration, re-. , quires that sweetening of packaged rooms. On the street he saw rather shabby old Clauses ringing bells. Sometimes i Today's Health Question i Q.—Is there any scientific way in which -the sex of a' child can be -foretold? Is there any way to encourage the birth of a male child? Is' there any foundation for the theory that if the- father is stronger, the offspring will be a female, and vice versa? - A.—There is no way in. which the sex of the child can be foretold. -Biologists have as yet no control over determination of sex. There is no foundation for the belief that the relative strength of the parents determines the sex of the offspring. foods, when brought about by any other substance than can sugar, must be indicated on the label. But it is no longer necessary to tell whether can or corn sugar is used for sweetening. Physiologists in the field of nutrition say that it is just as healthy to eat sugar as cane sugar. The most common sugar medicine is glucose, or dextrose. Its chief value lies in the fact that it is absorbed rapidly and it does not require- special digestion. In fact, it Is now prepared in such form that doctors may inject it in a Again they wore signs with words he couldn't spell. . Decorations Dazzling All stores were decorated with everything from ten-foot trees of white to tissue streamers that had already faded from red to orange. Street lights, in the early dusk were red and greeti and blue fhstea'd of'white. Some •wore- stars 'of - Bethlehem, - others wreaths of green. Christmas trees stood in holes in the._ cement pavement The" trees ran for miles, it seemed to Marcus. Houses on the way from the street car stood forth from their neighbors boasting polychrome. ; illuminations. He liked this ''best : 6f all, particularly the trees with all blue [lights. Or all red ones. i But his feet usually ached so he hadn't time to think of these things after his hasty supper and an early bed. He was so tired answering Uncle Bill's and Aunt Emma's questions! about what he wanted Santa Claus to bring him he was glad to go to bed | anyway before they came in. Repetition Tiresome Hadn't he already said to a hundred people that he wanted a train and a sled and a wheelbarrow? AU the Santa Clauses knew it anyway. Besides, now that he had ridden in everything and played with everything, he wasn't sure what he wanted. One night as he' went to bed he used m near( j n j s mother say to Aunt Emma "Well, I'm through, Christmas cards ible persons are being denied compensation. An individual refusing to work because a job is vacant due to labor trouble, because wages, hours, or work conditions are worse than those prevailing in the locality, or because he would be required to join a company union or quit a labor union may not be denied compensatipn. Laws of New York. Wisconsin. Utah and the District of Columbia call for no contributions from employes. Others assess workers as well as em- employer. Laws of New York. New Hampshire, Washington and Utah apply to employers of four or more and that of the District of Columbia covers employers of one or more. The general rate of compensation a maximum payment of S15 a week and minimums as low as S5. Qualifications vary, but usually require that the applicant have been employed 26 of one or more, requires employer contributions of 1 per cent for 1936, 2 per cent for 1937, and 3 per cent thereafter, nnd provides a maximum contribution by the District of $175,000 in 1938. It establishes the compensation rats nt 40 per cent of wages plus 10 per cent for dependent spouse and 5 per cent for n dependent relative with a maximum of 65 per cent, only 13 weeks .if smployment as n qualification period, a three-week waiting period, nnd 16 weeks of benefits. The federal government went into the unemployment insurance field because states kept out of it on the theory that it would give employers in less progressive states n competitive idvantnge over their own. The Socin' Security Act provides uniformity of cost to employers per person employed. The act does nothing for those now unemployed. Some Employers Except Besides agricultural labor, exempted from the tax are employers of domestic servants, officers and crews, individuals employed by son, daughter or spouse, children under 21 employed by parents, public employes, and employes of nonprofit institutions. Criticisms of the Unemploymen -Compensation plan stress its duplication of taxes, the confusion sure to result from varying state systems, its failure to use federal income taxation for financing, the likelihood of administrative complications, and the fact that the federal government stands to make a profit. Retaining 10 per cent of the federal tax. it will pay state administrative Assured, expenses estimated at little more than 5 per cent of the ax. indicating a possible profit of 30 or 40 millions a year. Also, when states exclude salaried ^ to 4 opinion, last spring held that the Railroad Retirement Act violated th* tue process and interstate commerce clause of the Constitution. He was tforously disputed by Hughes, Which really means that you can write n constitutional opinion either way on Social Security—nnd that the court undoubtedly will divide on It. Many New Deal lawyers feel Roberts, who was once considered nn essential part of the court's "liberal majority"—which is non-existent without him—in effect barred hmlself from approving any national social security measure. It is worth remembering that the net can hardly be tested before 1937, when the Treasury starts collecting taxes. And if one of the five "conservative judges passes from the picture in the meantime, validation of Social S'ecttr- bet. Roosevelt successor who ity will be a good wouldn't appoint a couldn't be depended on t uphold it In any event, that decision is likely to be ns tnr-reachtng and important as any the court has made to dnte. MMMWM ^ HHM ttWHMHBBMl>* BH ' YB DRIVERS t A S«rfc* */ Sf<«/ cnrtif» ift* Stfrty, Cam/art *j ih6 Motoring PuWfc, ji General Motors No, 5- -DRIVING ON HILLS THE END Federal Loans For (Continued from page one) equipment through the Electric Home and Farm Authority. REA financing of rural house wiring will be available both on lines j built with REA funds and on those constructed with private financing. This new wiring policy was discussed at conferences yesterday between Administrator. Cooke and Dan W. Tracy. President of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, and Earl V. Peek. President of the National Electrical Contractors Association. Co-operation' in working out the most economical procedures was First to make use of the new wiring facilities is the Ohio Farm Bureau | Federation which has signed contracts: , , ,iui *v^x line construction loans in j workers above a certain income level, two count i eSi Shelby nnd Miami. Sec- > the Treasury goes right on collecting re ( a ,.y Murray Lincolnn of the Ohio j the tax on total payrolls. And when Fm . m B ureau " has been notified that | a state bas no unemployment insur- j arran g eme nts for wiring loans secured i ance law. your Uncle Sam profits the • ^ y accep tablc paper have been com- whole tax. I plated. Tho Bureau will In turn fi- Court Fight Certain j nance t | le individual jobs. Employers will contest the Unem- | -j-h e financing of wiring installations ployment Compensation and Old Age J by REA. instead of by EHFA will tend nflrk of the country hills are taken for granted ... and good «t«p o P o But for some otus who live in flatter country, hill driving is not so familiar. ^ & ^^ o{ ^ there afe gevera , coridll | 0 ns Deculiar lo driving in very steep hills or mountains, specially if the altitude is high. For instance, a car that develops'100 horsepower at sen-level, has only 82 horsepower at nn altitude of 5000 feet, and only 60 horsepower on top of Pike's Peak. Another thing Is that sometimes grades are deceptive and we don't realize how steep they are, it there is no level ground to judge by. So if we go on a rood trip and happen to get Into country Where hills are hills, We often have no idea of what Is in store for us. Like as not, we will come rolling up to a hill, taking it for granted that we'll make the grade. But before we've gone very far we find Hint our posver seems to be giving out, and we're slowing down Then we realize we must shift to second gear, but we're lucky if we haven't found out so late that there we are, stalled on a hilll Now people who drive on hills all the timd soy i one thing to remember Is that there's nothing like B a good start. Of course, this is true, because the • minute we start up, gravity starts to work and work fast Yard-by-yard it uses up our momentum till oy- and-by that'momentum is just about gone. Then we have to shift to a lower gear to Increase our power. Experts tell us that by far the most common fault in hill-climbing is failure to shift to a lower gear soon enough. So just to be sure, some drivers set a definite point at which to change gears. The consensus of opinion seems to be that we should always ^ go into second gear as soon as our speed gets down g. to 20 miles nn hour. =•' There are times, however, when we want lo stop on n hill. So it's important to know how to start again, with our car on nn unerade And there seem to be two methods used by experienced drivers. Some use their foot brake to keep their cars from rolling backward, put their engine in low gear and accelerate slowly with the hand throttle, gradually engaging their clutch and releasing the brake at the same time. Other good drivers do exactly the same thing only they use the hand brake and the foot accelerator. But both groups tell us it doesn't make much difference . . . to use whichever method we happen to like the better. Now there aren't many hills that cars can't climb nowadays . . . and what goes up must come down. And that's where we have to look out for momentum. He may have been a friend in need when we were a <it week In as return«l home nflof vlaltlnfr "Mrs. J. M. Johnson spent n El Dorado on business. ' T Elgmi of Cnmcten srpent last toy hero visiting his lather, who Is Mv!* nnd Mrs. Robert find MeMUIor if Vivion, Ln., nre visiting her fflth- r. J|m Cole. __ . --- -»»•*• --- - » Weather conditions were charged vith causing more than 30 per cent of airplane nccitlents during the lost six months of 1930. T 0 L--E-T E X OH, COMPANY > Spcclnl-r. Gnl. Hi-Grade $l.g(j Lnbc Oil Phone 370 Dny WAKE UP YOUR LIVER BILE- Without Calomel-Ami You'll Jump Out of fed fi (lie Mornini Rarin' Id G* Th« liver ihoulct poor oat two penndi of liquid blla Into yoOr bbweli dally. If thin Mia <* not flowing freely, yo»r food cloeiu't digest. It jutt decays In tho bowels. Gaa blotU Op your stomach. You itot coti«t(p«t*a. Y«o» Whole nyntnin In poiioned mnd you fe*\ sonr, •unk and the world looknpnnk. I,nxntlvc» aro only raakcahlfW. A men »wcl movement doesn't trot at tho cauM, It akea thonc irood, old Garter'a Little Liver ''Ills to Kot UHTW two pounds of blla flowlnn fccly ami mako you feel "up and up". Harmess, irontlo, yet nmazlnff In maklnj; bile flow rcely. Ask for Carter's Uttlfl Liver Pills bjr i nine. Stubbornly rnfnso anything else. 25c. 1 . Benefit sections of the act in the j to centralize the rural aspects of the j courts. Are they "constitutional"? ] Government electrification program.! All you, I, or anyone else knows about 'that may be expressed in a remark Chief Justice Hughes once made when he wasn't on the bench: "We are living under a Constitution, but the Constitution is what the judges say it. is.'' Justice Owen J. Roberts, reading a and will ennbie EHFA to concentrate on financing appliance and equipment j purchases on u national scale. in the same gear we would use to get up. In other words, if it's steep enough so we would have to go x p in second or even low gear, then we d be ter get in to i r, SUUUJ1U Vi- CVCIi *WTT (^*"f •- '- , Administrator Cooke of REA. who " " before we Start down. If our car is recently resigned the presidency of f . secon d or low gear, our engine works as a very EHFA though still retaining his posi- | effectlve brake, and besides it saves a lot of wear tion as a trustee, stated that in the interest of minimum overhead nil loan (Wfth. tfLL Jlu £ove t M«ry Raymond CopyrigHl SEA t93j^ and everything. Not another thing to be done." And as Marcus sank into slumber he murmured, "I'm glad Christmas is over, mom. But the store man ought T HE —I weak solution under the skin in those to send ' train Y ou told him to parts of the body where the skin is I send it a i ong Ume ago ,loose. It may also be injected" directly into the vein if the person requires the effects of sugar rapidly. This is particularly the case when he has had an overdose of insulin, when he is in a condition of shock, when his pancreas is sending too much insulin into his blood, or when surgical operations are to be performed on gallbladder or liyer. Saccharin, also used for sweetening, is a chemical product and does not provide calories, as does sugar. Nowadays, several different packaging firms provide canned fruits and By Alicia Hart "Please tell me exactly how to groom my face for a very formal, important j " writes a young ma- • vegetables for diabetic persons with , Christmas dance," either the sugar removed or saccharin tron. "Ordinarily, I don't spend much added to take the place of the sugar, time on beauty routines, but, this A Book, a Day By Bruce Catton The boofclover who buys books for their fine bindings and cares little for their contents is no real booklover at alj, but an investor in house furnishings. Neverteless, there is a place for the fine edition, In which the bookmaker's art is lavished on works of permanent literary value; and with Christmas coming on, the shopper can do well to keep such editions in mind. jyi of this is by way of announcing that the Heritage Press, Inc., has given the Christmas bookgiver a break by bringing out half a dozen classics in ultra-fine editions. These include "Romeo and Juliet,' 'The Scarlet Letter," "Manon Lescaut," "A Shropshire I^ad," "Davic Copperfield" and "The Song o: Songs," One or another of these would make as nice a Christmas gift as you'd care to see—and the whole set is well worth owning. BEGIN HERE-TODAI Forces are at nark tUnt threaten the hnpplnvM ot lovely DANA STANLEY and her poor bat attractive Unsbnnd. DR. SCOTT STANCE*. Dnnn's grandmother, wlie nnO boned bnnn vrould ninrry rlcli RONALD HOOKE. Uopcn the mnr- rlnce will BO on ''.he roofc». PAULA LONG, vrho nan been In tove with Scott tor yrnrn. Is also anxlon* tor the oinrrlnRe to talt Meanwhile. Dann'n lialt-alstcr. NANCY t» In love with nonnld. Knavrlns he lore* Onnn. «hc nmmk* her foellns behind an an- inqronUtlc attllnde. I'naln KOC.I to Scott'B office ana n»k» him to orencrlhe tor n severe hendnclie. Seott In puzzled by Pnuln'B dctcrlpllon of her ««t- Pniiin tell* Dana abont hnvlne luncb wl(h Scott, NOW GO ON wrrn THE STOHV CHAPTER XXV iHB sis guests—Paula included -looked at Dana as Paula launched her surprise. "You had luncheon with Scott?" Dana exclaimed Impulsively. Paula smiled. "Yes. Ho bnd been to see Evelyn Marston who's ill with flu. Our apartments are on tue same floor, you know. I was going over to Inquire about her and ran into Scott." "So you lassoed him and lugged him in to luncheon," supplemented Ronnie dryly. Everybody laughed, breaking the tension. "Yes," Paula nodded. "It required my best lassoing. He was ! bent on eating, at some awful restaurant, and hurrying on to some engagement or other, out I remembered it was bis birthday and used that as an argument What really won was probably the odor of broiled quail which floated out at the moment, opportunely." Ronnie asUed Dana later when the buzz ol conversation kept others from hearing, "Don't you really bought, amused, "that there Isn'i !OHE had lived up to tliat vow ot did want, when the man In the world except Scou K* hers never to Interfere wltb 'd look at twice." | Scott's profession. After all. a The guests stayed lat^ Flnalls ' bjrthday party wns only a birth Paula insisted tliey must all go on day party. :o her place to play roulette on Q u t Dana ber now miniature table. Nancy refused, giving some ex cuse and Ronnie begged off because was leaving town early in tbe morning. It ended with Ronnie taking Nancy home, leaving Ted iree to go with the others to Paula's. When the door closed behind her guests Dana walked slowly Into the kitchen. Azalea had left everything as neat as a pin, and a low olaze was keeping Scott's dinner warm It had been n successful party And Scott had not eveD«irrived Cor the tall end of the festivities It had all been plnrvned tor htm. and he might ns well have been at the nortb pola Dana told herself, she was belns a poor sport After all, it hadn't been any fun for Scott to have to rush away and then eat his birth WASWN< HEUON-HUCKINf LA UND.PvY COMPANY on our real brakes. Speaking of gears, experienced drivers say we should never, under any condition, disengage our clutch and coast down hill. That's just what momentum 5s waiting for. Just give momentum a free rein, without our engine to check it, and nobody can tell what's going to happen. When we do get in country where people are used to driving on hills all the time, it may seem to us that they take those hills without the slightest concern. But if we were in the r cars with them and could watch them closely, we would see that hey take dl then precautions we have mentioned, just as a matter ot habit. And one thing; taisure. They make it a rule never to pass other cars on hills, or get on the wrong.., side of the road, when th«y can't see far enough ahead to be sure whether anyone's coming. GIFT SUGGESTIONS Billfolds, Bibles, Testaments, Toilet Sets, Electrical Gifts, Candy and Many Others JOHN S. GIBSON Drug Company "The REXALL, Store" Phone 63 Hope, Ark. Established 1885 care what Scott does? Or are you I suspected once, I'll spend hours if you say so." First of all, I want to say that a | a first-rate actress, as girl who gives her skin a reasonable I at dinner?" amount of attention day in and day! "The funny part Is 1 do care." out, year after year, doesn't have to rj ana 8a ld. "I'm lust one of those devote half a day before a party to making herself attractive. If she always keeps her gkin smooth and clear, hair healthy and nails neat, preparations for 3 dance should be little more trouble than getting ready to go to the office or PR a shopping trip. stuffy wives who want to monopolize their husbands, especially on days like birthdays. Isn't U silly of me to feel simply awful because Paula bad luncheon wltb him and ne wasn't here at my birthday dinner?" day dinner alone. i She was In this mood of penl j tonce when she met Scott at the | door at 2. • • • OCOTT was tired, disheveled. 'H'epy- But he was pleased. Im mensely pleased. He didn't want anything, he said, except some tiot coffee. As a concession to Dana's pleadings, be nibbled at the tood and praised It carelessly. His mlnrt. she could see, was back on the drama In ilie home be dad )nsi left, Scou. was acting. Dana thought, a - though a baby had . never been born before. "Pine young Beggar," he ?airt "Weighed eight pounds, two ounces. No wonder he ccave me ao much trouble, And could be yell! "And what do you thlnK, Dana?" Scott went on. "When Mrs. Law son heard that U was my birthday, nothing would do but that the However, if you haven't time for i «ri. nere . s no rea i barm ln p a ala." regular mask treatments and the like. | Bonnje 800 thed. "She has her good allow about two hours to get ready for a formal party. points, only it happens she Is quite definitely In love with your bus- .. „ ..,,.._,,,-.,.,. ,,ii aeniuieiy in love wuu your uio- First of all, clean face and neck and, d , , • . pat wvth tonic. Then apply a layer and brush your teeth. Then remove the cream, pat again with tonic to remove every trace of oil and smooth on a mask, either a commercially prepared variety or one you have made from egg or oatmeal. Lie down for twenty minutes or until the mask is dry. When you get up remove the mask ship, be relied upon. 1 wouldn't too much on Paula's friend- I were you, Dana." "It won't do her an; good to be in love with him," Dana eald. "I shouldn't think so," Ronnie agreed, There was something flattering about Ronnie's loyalty and admiration. Tonight Dana found It unusually pleasing. Printed on durable paper, bound in with tepid water, use more tonic, then leather and illustrated lavishly, the \ put foundation on shoulders and arms I JT was while she was talking to , '.._ _ j-i:«i-4 «« I««L- .it TV.«-' ac u/ell as face and neck. The rest of -I Rnnnia that Dana looked un and books are a delight to look at. The ! as well as face and neck. The rest of Ronnie that Dana looked up and best job, it seems to me, has been done on, "David Copperfield"; the illustrator has caught the true Dickensian flavor and has given this great old novel ihe kind of dress it deserves. "Manon Lescaut" and "A Shropshire Lad" are also exceptionally attractive. Whether you're shopping for yourself or for someone else, you will find these editions well worth examining. They arc priced at |a apiece. your cosmetics go on in the usual jound Nancy staring at her. There manner. If you have a bottle of li-: waa something so strange In quid powder, do not put foundation Nancy's eyes that Dana waa star- on arms and back. Use the liquid t j e( j_ ^u o j t h e o ia antagonism and nothing ; was bach in Natoy's gaze, it was ridiculous to think that, yet it was Ten per cent of the city homes in lr(J ^ what jn tbe W p rl( j waa dack the United States lack bathtubs. This. (f u? o , d Nanc , tD j n ij sne was necessity is also missing in 30 per cent , flirtation of village homes and 90 per cent of * u ° she on j y farm homes. lime came, to suggest delicately to Scou that when he had a birthday luncheon or any other kind ol luncheon with a woman friend, he might let her ID on it. Deep down, some Instinct of cati- tlon warned Dana that it would be wisor to say nothing at all about that luncheon with Paula. Bui the temptation wns too strong. She had no opportunity to men ' (ton the subject until the next evening. Scott was manfully aiding in the kitchen, stacking dishes thni trlonged on a nigh shelf, when T?ana said. "Paula said you had luncheon with nor yesterday." "Yes. Mrs Marston. a friend ol hers, called me In. 1 suspect Paulu recommended me to her." , : "And then you went to Paula's for luncheon." "That's right That girl baa the most tenacious memory. She remembered 1t was my birthday and when I came out she was all ready with a dozen s."truments why I should come in. b'id I tell you (hey are on the snme floor? Paula nnd Mrs. Marston." "No," Dana replied. "But Pnuia did." For the first time Scott sensed D current in the cnlm He «hni a loolt at Dnnn. who wns busy vvlp- Ins the already spotless font ot the enameled stove. "You didn't mind my hnvlnp luncheon with Paulo did you?" Scott asked In amazement. "No. Only | wish you nnd told .me about It betote Paula did," she said. "There goes my old ball and 'chain." Scott Icerocl. Dnna flushed. She had sounded stuffy. "1 really didn't mind row having luncheon at Paula's. I ihlnk," Dann went on. "but It f .vas requests should come to REA through local groups or organizations such as a local utility, a co-operative, or a corporation. Co-operative action among farmers in a rural community to obtain the economics of mass operations was strongly urged by Administrator Cooke in announcing the new policy. "Unity of action will save the farmers of this country hundreds of thousands, of dollars in their wiring alone," Administrator Cooke declared. "The cost of wiring can be reduced substantially by co-operative action resulting in a contractor wiring a hundred or more farmsteads under one contract father than bidding on each individual farm. We all know that if a man builds twenty houses on one project, the cost of each one is less than if only a single house were built. Similar savings are possible in wiring installations." "We are very desirous," the Administrator added, "of having wiring loans used as efficiently as possible so that farmers get dependable and serviceable wiring at reasonable cost. This is very important to the success of new rural electric line. The Government financing arrangements arc devised to muke it easier for the farmers to use a profitable amount of elcc- iricty from the sturt. The more current used, the greater benefits they will derive—not only in modern comforts and drudgery-eliminating conveniences, but also in increased production and better quality of the farm output, resulting in greater income for the farmer." marked: We are hoping to have a bonus bill jecome law. We are not even discussing n veto." He said that the Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars would reach an agreement on bonus legislation. Emmet Mr. and Mrs. Gracly Henderson, Elsie and Jack Tatum spent Sunday in Little Rock. Mrs. Dave Enell has returned home after spending a week in Longview, Texas, visiting her doughtcr, Mrs. Randolph. Mrs. Mack Garland has spent the IJIIllllllllllllllllHllltlllHIIIHIIIIlHUIH =Does Your Roof Leak?= sOne month of rain costs Hope cit-5 5-izens more than one year's flr Sdanmge. B We Can Fix a Good Uoof. = £ We Cau Help an Old One. = 2 Sullivan Const. Co. = iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniTi PREPARE YOUR CLOTHES FOR THE GA\' CfrriStmasParties : Have Them Rc-ncwcd BY OUR SPECIAL Odorless Process Dresses, Suits, Coats, Ties Scarfs nnd lints Hall Brothers Phone 385 GENERAL ELECTRIC APPLIANCES NOW Less m Harry W. Shiver Plumbing-Electrical Phone 259 youngster should be named lot me having her tell it at the party ae sprawled negligently at "But of course." Dana —Scott Lavvson. Not a bad name. what?" 'I didn't say anything," Dana teased. She was bacli in bed now Sitting up. watching Scott who the tool conceded. "It's really a beautiful name." "Of course U 'Is." Scott bragged. Dana curved her lips In a tor- giving tiss. "You may kiss me because I'm rather fond of you—all the same." Scott Kissed uer, giving ber a bear bug at the same time. "Why the supplementary phrase?" Scott inquired carelessly, evidently not understanding that he was being forgiven. Evidently not realizing there was anything to forgive! Then, not waiting to be answered. be said, "Gosh, am I tired! But it was a great, big, beautiful battle while It lasted." Dana said disdainfully, "What's so great, big and beautiful about it? Babies get born every day." "Not the way 1 get 'em born," Scott replied boastfully. "Ob, well," said Dana eleepilj, "skip (be details till breakfast. Then we'll decide wiiat we're go- wltb Ronnie? jing to give tliat youngster as a knew," Dana [Wrtiiday present" though she hiid achieved something." Scott laughed. "That's like old Paula. What do you mean, you think you wouldn't mind?" "I'm just trying to be bones! about U," Dana answered 'Tin not sure 1 wouldn't mind It you made a practice of It. I'm afraid I would, Scott. I'm only buniau." "Only a woman, you mean." "Wouldn't you mind if I lunched with Ronnie?" "Not in the least If there were a reason for it." M l suppose there would be as much reason as for you to luncb with Paula." And then Dana regretted her Impulsive words. Scott said, slowly. "Well, for cue reason—* and then stopped. Dana asked, ber clear eyes on uls. "What reason?" Scott hesitated. A tuau didn't disclose professional secrets — or shouldn't—even to his wife. After all. U was only ao ugly suspicion that lie Had about Paula. "Oh, nothing." be said, carelessly. Uaua did not pursue tbe subject. But a shadow, ao bigger tban a band, lay between them. (To lie Continued) i/2-Billion oWrks (Continued from page one) housing program. This year's WPA. fund of $430,000,000 includes $100,000,000 for housing. Mr .Hoosevelt promised a sharp departure from the precedent established by the New Deal in former public works appropriations. He said the administration would propose a bill carrying appropriations for specific projects instead of a lump sum. The half billion sum suggested by the president is in line with the recommendation of his, National Resources Board for an aiinual public works probram of that magnitude. Mr. Roosevelt said that the money would be used chiefly for continuing large projects already under way. He mentioned the Florida ship canal and the Passumaquoddy tide project in Maine, in reply to questions. The American Legion carried its demands for immediate payment of the soldiers bonus to the White House but brought away no predictions of a softening of presidential opposition. If the veterans' organizations get behind a single bonus bill said Chairmar O'Connor, Democrat, New York, o the House Rules Committee, pressure for the bonus is likely to sweep it to paetage over a veto. He said he thought the president, to be consistent would have to veto the bonus agaw Asked about that possibility as left the White House, R»y Murphy national commander of the Legion, re FOR HIM Military Sets in Leather Zipper Cases Evurcndy Shaving Brushes with BudKcr Bristles Williams Shaving Scls, $1.35 value for only Sltcaffcr Lifetime Fountain Pens $2.« to $0.75 51.80 $8.75 FORMER Airmaid Hosiery— ringless chiffons in Individual Xmus Box *I.tMJ Comb, Brush and Mirror Sets COc to $6.75 King's Candy In Christmas Packages 50c to $5.00 Hull Bros. "JudlviduuNwd" Christmas Cards. John P. Cox Drug Co. Phone 84 We Give Eagle Stamps WANTED Sweet and Red Gum Logs AND Round Gum Blocks Also 19'in. ASH BOLTS We expect to take in a, good round lot of the above during the next 30 days. For Prices and Specifications Apply to HOPE HEADING COMPANY Hope, Arkansas

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