Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on December 23, 1935 · Page 3
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Monday, December 28, 1935 HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS CrCL M?a, Sid Henry Let Us Kocj) Chrlsttttns Whatever .else be lost among the yeflrs, '" Let tut keep Christmas still n shining thing! •, " Whatever doubts assail us, or what fears, Let us hold close one clay, ronietnber- . Ing lis poignant monning 'for the hearts of men. Let us get back our childish faith again. Wealth moy have taken wings, yet still there are Clear window panes to glow with candle light; There nrc boughs for garlands, and a tinsel star To tip some little fir tree's lifted height. There is no heart too meavy or too sad, But sonic small gift of love can make it glad And there nre home-sweet rooms where laughter rings, And wo can ting the carols as of old. Along the Eastern hills .a white star swings; There is an ancient story to be told; There are kind words and cheering words to say, Let us be happy on the Christ Child's Day.—Selected. ^^ t Dr. P. B. Carrigun and Miss Nancy I Ruth Carrigan are spending a few I days holidaying in St. Louis, Mo. | Mrs. Irma Dcane and Miss Gwendolyn Dcane left Saturday for a holiday visit with relatives and friends in luka, Miss. Misses Marie and Nannie Purkins ..will have as holiday guests, Mr. and Mrs. Duval Purkins and little daughter, Nancy Lane of Warren and Mrs. E.dward Woodford' and daughters, Wednesday . . . we not only celebrate His birthday with that spiritly feeling of ... "Peace on Earth. Good Will Toward All Men" . .• . but with that new musical thrill— 230 NOW, '. Matinee Tuesday He was no gentleman . . . and, well . . . she was no lady! GEORGE Telephone 821 Nancy and Susan of Little Rock. One of the most delightful affairs of the Chirslmas season was the dance sisonsored by the Cotillion club on Friday night at the Hope Country club. For the occasion, the club house which has recently been repaired and refreshed, was beautifully decorated with ChrisUnas greens. The large mantel at the East end of the dance hall was banked with holly and mislle toe, with lighted Christmas candles at cither end. A glowing fire in the large fireplace added warmth and cheer to this unusually delightful holiday function, T, H, Crone's 12-piece orchestra furnished the music, and visitors were present from Texarkana, Shreveport, Lewisville, Presc.Ott and Gurdon. A generous donation for charity was realized after all expenses were paid. The Cotillion club, with its sponsor, and the members of the Hope Country club are to be congratulated on the success, in every way, of this Merry Christmas celebration. A. B. Patten Jr., of the State University, Fayellevrlle, arrived Saturday to spend Christmas with home folks. Mr. and Mrs. Kline S'nydcr wore Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. George Garrett in Okalona. Mr. arid Mrs. J. E. Schooloy have ns holiday guests, their daughter. Miss Madge Schooloy of Dallas, Texas, and their son, Carl, a student in Ouachita college, Arkadelphia. George Robison of the University of Texas, Austin, arrived Saturday night to spend the holiday vacation with his mother, Mrs. George Robinson. Miss Josephine Morris, of Henderson State Teachers College, Arkadelphia, will spend the Christmas vacation with her mother, Mrs. Gladinc Morris. Mr. a'ml Mrs. James R. Henry will have as Christmas day guests, Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Ligon of Conway. Mrs. George Spragins left Saturday for Little Rock, where she will be the Christmas guest of her son. John Spragins and Mrs. Spragins. o Miss Miriam Carlton who has spent the past year in Washington, arrived Sunday to spend the Christmas season with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Carlton and other home folks. Mrs. Henry Babcock of Washington, D, C. arrived Sunday to spend ChHsU mas with her parents, Mr. and Mrs, Floyd Moses. Mrs. Babcock will be remembered as Miss Dorla Moses, The Hope Library will close at 4 o'clock Tuesday afternoon. Please call for your books before that hour. Mr, and Mrs. H. J, Lemley have as Christmas guests, their sons, Lieut, H. J. Lemley Jr., of Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas, and McRae Lemley of Marion, Ala. Ben Haynos of Washington, D, C., arrived Sunday to spend Christmas with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Gus Haynes and other home folks, Misses Mary and Julia Lemley of Hcndrix college, Conway, arrived Friday night for a holiday visit with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Kendall Lemley. Mr. and Mrs. Stanley White left Saturday for a holiday visit with home folks in Kansas City and other Missouri points. Mr. and Mrs. J. O. Milam had as week end guests, Mr. Milam's sister, Mrs. J. E. Bryan and Mr. Bryan of Muskogcc, Okla. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kramer and daughter, Bettye and Patricia of Hat- licsburg, Miss., arrived Saturday to spend the Christmas holidays with Mrrf. Kramer's mother, Mrs. M. Milburn. W. L Phillips Is Laid to Rest Here Sei-vices Held for Well Known Hope Man Who. Died at 74 Funeral services for W. L. Phillips, 74, who died early Thursday morning nl his home in the north part of the cily, were held af):30 p. m. Thursday with the Rev. Wallace R. Rogers, pastor of First Baptist church officiating. Burial was in Hose Hill ccmetary. Mr, Phillips had been a resident of Hope 35 years, and was engaged in painting and paper hanging. He-is survived by his widow, a daughter, Mrs. Elbert Jones of Hope, a fan, Dale Phillips of Little Rock,; a sister, Mrs. Jennie Button of Sutton, and a brother, Bon Phillips of Prescott. Attending Die funeral from out of town were: Mr. and Mrs. Alford Cross, Mrs. Roy Davis and Ben Phillips, all of Prescotl. Mrs. Jennie Sutton, Mrs. Loyd Sutton and Mrs. Edgar Wren, all of Sutton; Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Phillips Mr. and Mrs. Brice Phillips and Miss Austccn Phillips, all of Texarkana. Letters to Santa Claus Prescott, Ark,, R. 5, Dear Santa Claus: 1 am a little girl 11 years old, going to Nolen school, I am. trying to make, it to the 5B, Pleasa bring me for Christmas a piano, a doll that can cry and walk, a ring, also please don't forget my teacher, Mrs. L. V. Johnson. Geneva McCllnton. Prescott, Ark,, R. 5 box 55 Dear Santa Claus: I am a little girl 11 years old and go to Nolen school. I want you to bring me a large doll, and to bring my teacher a nice present also, bring my mother, father and sisters something. Emma Lea Snowden. Mrs. Harry A. Fisk entertained her Sunday school class of the First Baptist church with a Christinas party at her home on West Fifth street Friday evening. The home was lovely in keeping with the season. After several games and contests, a delicious sandwich plate with fruit cake and hot chocolate was served. Prescot, Ark., R. 5 box 58. Dear Santa Claus: -lama little girl and go to Nolen school. My teacher's name is Mrs. L. V. Johnson. I want you to bring me a set of dishes and a doll that can calk and talk, apples, nuts and oranges, coat and hat, stockings color black. Ruby James. iis Grcttings anil Every Good Wish "for the New Year. THE GIFT SHOP (Mrs. C. P. Holland CHURCHES ST. MARK'S CHUnCII Christmas Day December 25, ISItS, Holy Eucharist 8 a. m. Revival in Capital (.Continued from poge one) ing of new products, will make many jobs, Industrial activity, as measured by fhc Associated Pi-ess seasonally ad- ght a Cold ? To help end it sooner, rub throat and chest with justed weekly index, and similar statistical indciators, has recently topped the level of the summer high tide of manufacturing in 1933, to register new peaks for the recovery. This index in November averaged at 83 per cent of the 1929-30 average, compared with 62,7 a year earlier. Residential building was still at only 41.4 per cent of 1929-30, as measured by The Associated Press index, but this was more than double the 18.6 per cent level of November, 1934. The movement of freight, one of the basic ) indicators of the volume .of the nation's business, was 67.6, based on 1929-30 as 100, compared with 61.2 for that month of the previous year. Auto Manufacture Gains One of the most striking gains in recent months has been in automobile production, and this involves an incalculable factor. New models went into production two months earlier than usual this year. As a result, November output was substantially more than double a year previously. A contraseasonal lift given to aggregate industrial activity. The seasonally adjusted index of steel production, for instance, was boosted in November to 71.3 per cent of the 192930 average, compared with 35.6 in that month of 1934. Despite the relatively depressed state of several lines of heavy or capital goods industry, 1935 brought many indications of growing breadth to the recovery movement. Purchasing power was more widely diffused. There was no. such disruption..of the for-* ward' march ns that caused ' by th'e severe drought' in 1934. Fulton, Ark. Dear Santa Claus: We are two small brothers, Santa, but we've been real good and helped mother this year. This is Gary's first Christmas, but I told him what a nice old gentleman you are. Please bring me a tricycle, ABC blocks, a ball, a shotgun, a harp, and fireworks, nuts, fruit, and candy. Bring Gary a little car, a Mickey Mouse doll, a ball and fruit and candy. Please don't forget mother, Daddy, Phil, Mack, and Floye Ann. Trade in SlighH935 Gain Year Will Close 6 to 15% Ahead of 1934, Authorities Predict By RADEIt W1NGET Associated Press Correspondent NEW YORK—(/P)—Like a cork on the crest of a wave, retail trade rode high in 1935 with the surge of general recovery. The merchandising business entered the year at high tide, post holiday sales carrying dollar value of volume to satisfying peaks, and the Easter shopping period emptied shelves in many cities. By the time that buying wave had subsided, retailers were moving sum- i rner goods to vacation-bound ctistom- ! cr.s ' There was in industry a mid-year let down which was reflected in the stores in most sections, but after the independence day holiday industrial wheels began to hum with a sharper rhythm, and merchants profited from fatter payrolls. Fall was n trying time for many. . Wot weather, dust storms, floods and j other hindrances cut into retail trade ' substantially, but even so there was no nation-wido recession. Some cities experienced large sales while others dropped well below the corresponding period of the previous year. Thanksgiving week disclosed B sagging tenderlcy tndhe east but bu&y* Mice In the mJd*w«t, south and WWt coast sectioni . J,, 'But a sharp rebound followed, and Chrtetmas hblldarshopplhg establish* cd- six-year records In dome, cities while others passed the previous year with ease. , • Merchants reported their customers were buying tttore than In 1934, and demand was in «v|dence for bettor quality articles along with hlghei! pi-iced goods such as! home furnishings and/the more expensive wearing apparel. On the average, authorities predicted a final check of. 1S35 should show a 5 to 15 per cent increase over 1934 "or the country as a whole in retail trade. OCBl TT M. Merry iftpy; > New Year! HALL BROS Phone 385 ® MERRY CHRISTMAS __. May your hearts be light witn Christmas Cheer .] ; throughout this and the coming year, Stephenson's Grocery & Market ^1 JOAN TflKE IT" -SirORTS- Cartomi "Monkey Wretches" News March of Time /:; Gift Suggestions Let us help .vim \vl!h your last mhuiti! gifl>:. Our gifls are sure to please. Let Us Serve You. Ladies Specialty Shop OA From far and wide come joyous tidings of the a$r season ,but there are none more sincere than our wish to you for a very SPECIALTY SHOP Japan Moving On (Continued from page one) while the Soviet Union dominates Outer Mongolia. The new military campaign has been carried out under the pretext of delimiting the "ambiguous" boundary between Manchoukuo and Mongolia. A recent border clash at the fron- 1 tier post of Balum-Bersun, in which several Mongolian soldiers were killed , by Japanese and Manchoukuo invad- | ers, was regarded as merely the first incident to attract outside notice. (Moscow dispatches early Sunday quoted reports from Khabarovsk, reaching the Russian capital through official Soviet channels, ns stating the Japanese army in Manchoukuo was considering a plan to invade Outer Mongolia.' Articles in the Nationalist press, notably the newspaper Miyako, indicated tha at strong militarist-imperialist ; faction in Japan envisions extension of the campaign as fa.s as expulsion of Soviet influence from Sinkiang, as well as Outlier Mongolia. Into such an effort the militarists, it ! appeared, would draw China, invoking the latter's 'long-ineffective sovereignty over those vast outlying provinces as un excuse for use of Japanese military power—ostensibly on China's behalf and in an alliance 1 with China—to oust Soviet penetration. Thus fur there is no evidence that the civilian element in Tokio's government approves such ambitions, although Miyako asserts Foreign Minister Koki Hirotn intends to negotiate in Nanking and Pulping for such a Sino- Jupancse anti-Soviet alliance. R.Q.Wortham,Ex County Judge, Dies Well Known Prescott Political Figure Succumbs at Age of 45 PRESCOTT, Ark.—R. Q. Wortham, 45, former Nevada county judge, died at his home here Saturday night. Ho had served as county judge three terms and county clerk three terms. He retired from public office in 1934. He was assistant cashie rof the First State bank of Prescott for one year. Until a, month ago he was assistant superintendent of the CCC camp at Rosston. He attended C'uachita college -and was well known in Masonic circles in the state. He is survived by his widow; three s'sters, Mrs. James O'Keefe, Mr£ • Charles Caldwell .and Mrs.' Doc Phillips ,all of RoKston, and a brother, Marvin Wortham of Prescott. Funeral and burial wiififttSSWeld here at 2 p.m. Monday. Gerald Hieko and Gary David Gilbert I Hope, Ark, 1107, Foster, Avc. Dear Santa Claus: I am a very good boy. I am seven years old, I am hi the second grade. Mrs. Taylor is my teacher. Santa, I don't want very much. I would like to have a streamlined train, book satchel, wagon, air gun, oranges, apples, all kinds of nuts. Don't forget my mother in Kansas City .and Dennis. I will thank you very much. '"• • . ' James Patterson. Checkered Cafe's i«M fffW 'WN*« to You- Christmas Dinner 25 CENTS Make Reservations Please. Phone 250 $*»>< Season's Greeting! *T : ^: ' 1 ' ; : 'To Our , • ' v** FRIENDS and PATRC NS May this season be one of your happiest "aiidij your joyS.be ten fold greater than ever before.?'] We wish to tell you that your patronage ancC'j friendship has made this season thus for 'us-';* • and we ; desire yours to be equally joyous! • DUGGAR'S Star Brand Shce Store ; ' 111-West Second'Street Bring Your Foot Troubles- , „ to Us Next Year SANTA'S W ¥ A Pretty Busy Guy pcl>ut he'll tiike time out any jvU time to join IK in wishing you n' | Merry S« Christmas HITT'S [Brownbilt Shoe Store^ > t Greetings! to YOU XMAS Greetings Merry Christmas It is with sincere appreciation that we again extend to all our friends our very best wishes for the holiday season and for the coming year. Your response to our efforts to serve you well during the past year has been most gratifying and has been deeply appreciated by each of us. We, the employes of GEO. W. ROBISON & CO. wish each of you Good Cheer and Happiness for the Christmas Season and hope that the year 1936 will bring you every wish- LILLIAN BBVA V\ MARi'BELLE KING MRS. H. C. STUART £? ^' CORBIN FOSTEK RALPH BAILEY CiEOKGE WILSON PHILLIP FOSTER CLYPE COFFEE LOGAN BAILEY C F. KOUTQN C. C. LEWiS GEO. \V. KOBISON, Jr. MAY JAMISON INIAKA BELLE KWG JOSEPHINE JONES CHARLEEN CRANE MARJORIE HIGGASON BEM.F. CASSIDY And May Your Holiday Sox Be Filled With Cheer, Not Only for the Christmas Season but Through the coming Year. Every Member of this Firm joins in wishing you abundant Happiness for the Holiday Season and for the coming New Year. MRS. GEO. W. ROBISON The Lcudiny Department Store, i f; Geo. W,|Robison Hope Prescolt f. (7. PENNEY aft Incorporate* Gorham I*s ^ M *>w

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