Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on November 25, 1941 · Page 3
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' P >, #nV ^X' 1 * " <O, "sfVV'"- 1 ' *' i' f \. ' -''•"' fV s "" 7'' , ,'* r* .Daisy Dorothy Heard, Editor Social Calendar i Tuesday, November 25(li * Tuesday Contract Bridge club, Q home of Mrs, B. E. McMahen, 3:30 o'clock. Wednesday, November 2G<h Members of the Hope Business and Professional Women's club j -will moot at the Experiment Sln- lion club house. Miss Beryl Henry 9 and Mrs. Florence Hicks will be ( hostesses, 7 o'clock, The Girl Scout Council will meet MOROUNES ION RIALTO - NOW at the mines! Where diamonds spell D-E-A-T-H! will, GIORGE BRENT B REND A MARSHALL — and ADOLPHE MENJOU GLORIA SWANSON in the year's surprise story! in the council room of the city hall, 2:30 o'clock. The W. M. C. of the Hope Gospel Tnbcrnnclo will meet at the church for mission study led by Mrs. James E. 'Hnmill, 2 o'clock. Tiicwlny, December 2nd The fourth nnd last mission slmly of (he W. S'. C. S. will be held nt (he First Methodist church nt 2:30 o'clock, Dr. 0. E. Cftimon fa Host to Service Itiblc Clnss Members For (lie members of his Service Bible class of llic First Baptist church, Dr. Q. E, Cannon was host nt a banquet in the church dining room on Monday night. Thanksgiving appointments were used In decorating the room where covers were liiicl Tor 70 guests at 5 long banquet tables. A delectable five-course turkey dinner was served. Judge Fred Luck, who was master of ceremonies for the event, presided at the program given following the dinner. "America the Beautiful" was sung ns an opening song. A prayer was given by Dr. Cannon, who also made n brief tnlk appropriate to .he Thanksgiving season. Other talks were made by the Sunday school superintendent, A. G. Thrash, and Van Hays, the latter speaking on "Prayer and Thanksgiving." After the group sang "America," Henry Waynes discussed "The Need for Men," After a number of timely remarks by Dr. W. R. Alexander, the meeting was closed with a prayer led by Leo Ray, Special music was rendered by a duet, Otho Taylor and S. 0. Reynolds, and the Luck brothers' quartet. Third Mission Sliuly of the Season Concluded Monday Members of the Women's Society of Christian Service met at the First Methodist church at 2;30 Monday afternoon for the third mission study of the autumnal season. Mrs. Stilh Davenport presented the itucly which WHS n continuation of the >rcvious meeting, "Christians and World Order." The meeting was opened by the singing of the hymn, "The Church's LADY BY REQUEST By HELEN R. WOODWARD , ^or r t*- 1> «'"<«** I»ln«i«, J n te " h ' m C " rtl wrller nnd from employer, n. I « h n rd il. -c « oe * not w return lo <h hn» <old loves In nnd l,c- fnnn, love. Stcuhrn down <„ mect IIP' "n ™ the r?, 1 ?-! '"nli tltn "teiMnolhe'r",' Ciir(. That nlKbt m P . — lirmNcM ii Kill n the mnn. * 131 1 en " ndiulrntlon for STEPHEN MEETS THE FAMILY CHAPTER VII QN Tuesday afternoon Diana walked down to Bill Jackson's store at the cross-roads. Her mother had gone off to a missionary meeting at the church and slie had become so bored with her own company that she could stand it no longer. ..ii? 1 ! 1 , 1 S. reeted her effusively. Well, this is an honor. Take the chair by the fire." He puttered about making her comfortable, hanging up her coat {J n Q__hat. Diana laughed. "I " ' vou To relieve Misery of COLDS LIQUID TABLETS SALVE NOSE OROPs COUGH DROPS "Rub-My-Tlsm-.o Wonderful Llnimon WED. tic 2 BIG HITS • ALL DAY! with BILLY LEE ir±i_!" d " P ROMISE"theOog LUM<r/f</ABNER Frances Langford "Now that I've got you here I wont be letting you go soon." She glanced about at the orderly shelves. There was a little of everything in Bill's store. A general" store, it was called. Canned goods, produce, hams, dry goods, thread, fishing tackle, overalls—the people of the countryside could buy almost anything they needed here. Bill was an excellent storekeeper — genial friendly, talkative. They all liked him. He was one of them. And Diana knew that the business was slowly but surely making him wealthy. As she sat by the fire, she watched the customers come and go. She knew most of them and they all called greetings to her. They were interested to know why she was home, when she was going back. "It's not curiosity," Diana thought, "just friendly interest." During the lulls in business, Bill came and sat beside her and talked. He spoke interestingly and well. You'd think he'd had a Jot more than a high school education. That was because he read so much and kept abreast of the times. They laughed about things that happened when they were in school. Ite told her abbiit some of the boys and girls that she'd lost track of. He was in his element here In his own domain. Any constraint that had been present in his manner the night before had completely vanished. Here Bill Jackson was king. * * * JPINALLY he stood looking down at her, his eyes earnest and intent, his mouth a little grim at the corners. She saw a pulse beating nervously in his brown throat. "I don't suppose It's much use to say it again, Diana, but you know I love you." "Thank you, Bill. I cherish that. But you're right. It's no use. I'm sorry." She saw his shoulders droop [>nd was terribly sorry for him. 'Oh, Bill, why does it have to be like that between us? It's so pleasant just being friends with you—like this afternoon. Why don't you fall in love with someone who likes this sort of life and will make you a good, contented wife?" He said, his jaw tightening, You know anyone else after you would be like twilight after a lovely sunset." She was touched and the quick tears came. "That was a beautiful thing to say, Bill. But you've got to get over me. You can't go on like this always—hoping—because I'm afraid I'll never really love you like you want me to. You see, there's something —I can't tell you just yet." "You're in love with someone else?" "No—it's not that." "Then you can't stop me irom hoping." Later Joey Cowan, the boy who helped in the store, came in to relieve Bill and he walked home with Diana, stayed for supper. They played Chinese checkers with Mr. and Mrs. Tucker until late. Once more in her featherbed nest with only her nose exposed to the cold air, Diana drifted off to sleep thinking, "Tomorrow Stephen's coming." * * * CHE awoke nervous and excited, accomplished her packing before going down to breakfast. Her mother and father seemed excited, too. They did not entertain such a distinguished guest every day. John stayed at home from school with his father's consent. "You'll probably learn more listening to Stephen Curt," Mr. Tucker'said. And about 10:30 Stephen's big shining coupe swung'up the driveway. Diana welcomed him at the door of the dining-sitting room. Copyright, 1941. NBA Service Inc. He Was like someone from an- ot . 1 jer world, yet perfectly at home with her father and mother, talking interestedly with young John. Drifts of their conversation came to her as she helped her mother prepare luncheon, or "dinner," as the Tuckers still called it. A healthy, substantial meal, wen cooked and appetizing. Stephen Curt ate as if he enjoyed It thoroughly, won her mother's high regard by his compliments of her cooking. Yet there was nothing strained, 1 no appearance of striving for ad- ( justments to his surroundings in his manner. Easy, charming, distinguished. Diana glowed with pride in him and the thought that they were at least friends. "Liked each other on sight," Stephen had, said. She'd treasure that, no matter what their future relationship might become. After the meal her father said, Would you like to go out to the barn with me, Mr. Curt? I'd like for you to see the new calf." And Diana knew that they would dis-- cuss the marriage in her father's 1 stronghold. She watched them go and wondered what would be the result of the conference. Would she want to go through with the strange affair if her father still could not place the stamp of his approval upon it? And what of Stephen Curt? Would he want to call everything off if her father did not approve? Would his apparent respect for Mr. Tucker color his future actions? Diana felt like a culprit who must await the verdict of a returning jury. They stayed in the barn for some time and Diana began to grow nervous with the thought that they would not get back to town for the 6:30 broadcast if Stephen did not hurry. It was a good three hours' drive and already it was nearly 2 o'clock.' At last they came back in and both men were smiling. "If you're ready, Diana, we'd better start," Stephen said. "We'll be • listening to- your broadcast tonight," her father assured him. "" '' -~" TiiT^-- i i , ' I'-'T*" Noisy Way to Hide a Tank. Motives Get 'In the Grove' GENERAL HEAfiQtlAftl FIELD FORCE FOtm-K/P)-Amenc» slang is already beginning to filter" int the everyday language of the atlsteifi Icelanders. >>j^ "Okay," first imported by the fir$ sh, who Use it frequentlyitls a fi*t(l$ "Well, say," the opening gambit? Marines' and soldiers' CdnversatflfiS^ with girls, pops from the lips of %M& perous business men. : . -. .»^;*?i "In the grove" is the highest bation an Icelander knows in Engui To the bewildered inhabitants '-!__, Americans are apparently ftarittic^ Joe. A Bod Penny HELENA, Mont. -OT- A penny—* and a bent one, at that-cost^6ii«!i Helena citizen a year in the J Stit*i prison. The penny was found in"JlM pocket after his arrest. The awh'erf of an optical firm identified it tu'tftef that was included in loot stolen-^byJ burglars, and the prisoner confessed! his guilt. -'" a Another boon to mankind that*uie scientists have neglected is specks that won't fog when they hit wartrf air on a chilly day. f Spectacular, explain,, on the desert near Tobruk mav attract * of attention, but its real purpose is to make a hiding place for British tank nearby. "Don't be surprised if you hear some of your own opinions.* Stephen laughed. "You know, you've given me several new ideas." He helped Diana into her coat and they all stood there saying goodby. Just before Stephen opened the door, her father put his arm around Diana. "Why don't you tell your mother before you go, Diana, that you're marrying Mr. Curt very soon?" (To Be Continued) One Foundation." Mrs. Linus Walke told interesting facts from "Th Church Universal." Mrs, Steve Carrigan reviewed an editorial by William Frederick Bige- ow. She was followed by Mrs. R, T. While, who gave a subject of interest on Mission study. In conclusion, Mrs. Davenport presented Mrs. Alice McMath, who gave a helpful devotional. Thursday • Thanksgiving YOUR TURKEY DAY TREAT! r • • 2ND FEATURE 4* .'«» , t • KEN MURRAY fRANCEJ UNGFORQ PON WIISON BRENDA&CQBINA JKINNAY ENNIS and hi; land Personal Mention Mrs. W. M. Reaves is home from YTonroe, where she visited relatives. Mrs. S. G. Norton went to Little ock by train Monday to see "There hall Be No Night" starring Alfred unt and Lynn Fontaine. —O— Miss Syble Huddleston has return- d to Little Rock after a week-end visit with her parents, Mr. and Mrs W. D. Huddleston. Miss Josephine Morris was Miss Delia Carrigan's guest in Little Rock last week-end. —O— Miss Marjory Bowen, Miss Frances Clayton, and Embry Wilson were Monday dinner guests of Miss Sue Douglas in Little Rock. They attended the play, "There Shall Be No Night." —O— Dr. and Mrs. W. R. Hamilton and daughter, Martha, arc in Little Rock to attend the two-day meeting of the State Baptist Executive board —O— Mr. and Mrs. Royce Jones and Mr. and Mrs. Carl Jones spent Sunday in Texarkana. —O— Misses Mary Cornelia Holloway Martha White, Polly Tolleson, and Nancy Faye Williams will arrive home Wednesday night from Denton, where Refugee King of France Young Henri Still Believes He Will Be King By WILLIAM McGAFFIN AP Feature Service TANGIER, Morocco — (/P)— p ro - bably the ' most. distinguished "refugee" to come out of France since the armistice is living quietly—and discreetly—in a bourgeois villa near Rabat, the capital of French Morocco, five hours down the coast by car. There is a reason for this quiet and discreet existence. For the gentleman in question—a young man of 33, slender, of medium height, with a they are students at Texas Slate Col lege for Women. Mrs. Ernest Wingfield is spendin the Thanksgiving holidays in Littl Rock, the guest of her sister, Mrs. H H. Crow, and Mr. Crow. -O— Joe Wimberly arrives Wednesda night from the University of Arkan sas to spend the Thanksgiving week end. Mr. .and Mrs. Lent Powell of Ful ton announce the arrival of a littli daughter, Bonita Jo, on Saturday November 22. -O- Mrs. Frank Kirk, nee Mary Evelyn Whitworth, of Dallas is the guest o her parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Whit worth, this week. MEALS TASTE BETTER WHEN YOU SERVE DOUBLE FIATURi f llc.25c*30c CONTINUOUS All PAY FRQM 1:45 BLUE RIBBON BREAD AT YOUR GROCERS and CITY BAKERY -thin black moustache, high cheek bones and the peculiar Oriental eyes of his family—is Henri, Count de Paris, pretender to the throne of France. He is the first pretender for whom has been waived the old law forbidding pretenders to reside on French territory. He is allowed to stay more or less on nood behaviour. Yet the fact that he is allowed at all is a significant example of how the collapse of democratic government in France has boosted the stock of the royalist movement. The count came to Tangier the other day. We ordered brandies and settled ourselves in a corner of the hotel where we both were staying. Then he alked to me, earnestly and frankly, and answered a string of indiscreet questions. It was not an interview. Most of the things he told me were off the record. But I do not think I will be violating his confidence to say that he still expects to be king of France one day. He became chief of the House of * ranee upon the death of his father, the Duke de Guise, a little more thai 1 a year ago at nearby Larache, Span ish Morocco, Since he became chief, the Coun de Paris by force of the delicate sit ualion in which he found himself has done very little to promote hi cause. But his stock has gone up without any pushing. He made his last public pronounce ment upon the death of his father Announcing that he had become now the ^depository of the royal traditions, lie took a "solemn oath to continue to serve France with all my torces, and promised with the aid o providence to conduct "my country' m honor on the way of her destiny Smcc then, he has relied on £ ninthly letter he writes and sends out "imimeographed form to keep his name alive. The letter goes open through the mail with no objections irom either the French or occupying authorities. It consists of an innocent pep talk, much on the lines of Petain Propaganda, urging the people to work hard so that France may arise His sedate activities today are a far cry from the stirring times just after Munich when the count, then living m Belgium, staged a "one man invasion of France. Flying his own Plane to a secret rendezvous with reporters near Paris, he alit, read a warning on the lesson of Munich, and flew back to Brussels. Today the count and his followers proclaim their ardent loyalty to the retain government. They make no ef- wrt to balk it with organzied party activity. Instead they are playing a waiting game. They are waiting for events ultimately to produce a sit- lation where "someone above poli- ics—a symbol—a king, will be needed o hold the country together." How many royalist sympathizers here are, not even the count knows .But unquestionably, in the opinion f qualified observers, more and more Too Ure to Classify Youth Gets It's Chance to Work Not So Long Ago Work for Youths Unheard of By LUCRECE HUDGINS AP Feature Service Writer WASHINGTON - Remember the days when, Pop couldn't retire from business because his children came home to roost? Well, today many a youngster is building his pop a home in the country and stocking up the cupboard with foodstuffs for the lean days that may lie ahead. Youth finally has a chance to take off its coat and sweat at honest labor. Just for instance, here in Washington-the Boys and Girls Town of the nation-the D, C. Employment Center alone placed 34,332 young people in local jobs during the eighteen-month pe r£° d from Jan "ary 1940 to June 1941. The heads of that center say, "There has never been in the history of this organization so great an opportunity for unskilled labor." Over at the Labor Department, statisticians figure that America will need an additional 3 million workers before another year." And the I Apprenticeship Unit of the department adds, "Youth, unskilled youth will supply a large part of that need." iven the kids in school are becoming breadwinners, in 29 states, during the first 6 months of 1940, more than 1,200 youngsters received' certificates permitting them to do part- time work. But, what about the kids working m non-defense plants which have lo shut down because of priority dii- nculties? Where is their slice of the prosperity pie? Heads of the Federal Committee on Apprenticeship declare these boys are rapidly absorbed in defense industries. The problem is not one of reemployment but of migration. In most cases the youngsters must move to distant cities and this intensifies the already serious housing shortage in defense centers. What about opportunities for unskil- m™ Uth With no work training'at an. Well, it so happens that the Federal Committee on Apprenticeship is especially authorized by congress to tix things so that young boys, at work tor the first time, may learn skilled labor while actually on the job. Under this plan a young fellow goes to work for around 35 cents an hour. While he s learning the trade he's also speeding up the defense output During the last months of his apprenticeship, the youth gets as much as a dollar an hour. Of course, there's many a lad who still isnt able to draw a week's pay today. It may be because he hasn't found just the kind of job he wants. . 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