Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on August 23, 1939 · Page 2
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Hope, Arkansas
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PAGE TWO HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Wednesday, August 23,1939 Hope S Star Star of Hope, 1899; Press, 1931. ConaOlktatea 18, O Justice, Deliver Thy Herald From False Report! Published every week-day afternoon By Star ItibUshlag Co., Inc. C. E. Palmer & Alex. H. Washbftrn, at The Star building, 212-214 South Walnut street, Hope, Ark. C. E. PALMER, President ALEX H. WASHBURN, Editor and CAP) —Means Associated Press. (NEA)—Means Newspaper Eheterprise Ass"n. Subscription Rate (Always Payable In Advance): By clqr carrier, per week ISc; per month 85c; one year $6.50. By mail, in Hempatead, Nevada, Howard, Miller and LaFayette counties, 53.50 per year; elsewhere |6.50. Member o* lie Associated Press: The Associated rress is exclusively entitled to the use for republication of aU news dispatches credited to it or not otherwise credited in this paper and also the local news published herein. Charges on Tributes, Etc.: Charge will be made lor an tributes, cards of thanks, resolutions, or menfcrials, concerning the departed. Commercial newspapers hold to this poBey In the news columns to protect their readers from a deluge of space-taking memorials. The Star disclaims responsibility o r tfie lafe-keeping o* return of any unsolicited manuscripts. Quota System Washed Up by Immigration Tide Because the world today is such a different world from that of 1924. the tamigration quota system enacted at that time is having unexpected effects. When the quota system was proposed, the background was roughly this: Congress apparently felt that immigration in the early 1900s was overly weighted with people from the south and southeast of Europe. So it set up B quota system, assigning to each foreign country an annual number of immigrants which should be a certain percentage of the number of people who had already come to the United States from the same country at an arbitrary date in the past. The date and quotas were so set as to give larger quotas to northern Europeans, and to cut the quotas from the southern and r-sstern European coutries. •* *i"| 1 For some years it appeared to work fairly well toward the end sought. Then calrte the depression. Immigration stopped almost entirely. During the first lew years of business depression, almost no country filled its allowable quota, and for a time there was even a flow of the immigrant tide back to Europe. The nthe dictaorships tightened their grip on several European countries ami "organized religious and racial persecution as a state policy began to appear. Instantly the applications for immigration visas from the countries affected began to rise. So today we have a curious situation in regard to immigration, one not imagined by those who framed the law of 1924. It is this: Immigration from Central Europe, which fell under its quotas for 'ntany years, is now dammed up behind the quota wall in overwhelming masses. These quotas will automatically be filled to overflowing for many years. Yet quotas from countries like 'Great Britain and Ireland, Belgium. France. Holland. Switzerland, and Scandinavia are not nearly filled. As a result, the bulk of our immigration in^the foreseeable future is going to come from almost the very countries which the act of 1924 sought to make a minority. In point of fact, last year a numerical'majority of all immigrants came from Germany. This makes it clear that the basic immigration act of 1924 is no longer a suitable basis for an immigration policy. When the working of an act is such as to bring about a result contrary to the purposes of the act, it is time somebdy suggests restudy and redrafting of the law. -The present working of the immigration act is such as to suggest that the whole policy ought to be reconsidered. It should be studied not in the light of the prejudices of some string-tie and white-vest legislator from the canebrakes or the ragged ridges, but in the light of a real and thorough investigation of the country's needs and capacities, never forgetting the turn of events by which the world has presented the United States with a burden and a duty.. IED • "Tks More You Tell the Quicker You Sell" • • You Can Talk to Only One Man • Want Ads Talk to Thousand* SELI^RENT BUY OR SWAP All Want Ads cash in advance Not taken over the Phone One time—2e word, minimum 30c Three times—3%c word, minimum He Six Uines—4e word, minimum 90c One month—18c word, minimum $2.10 _ Rates are for continuous insertions only. THE FAMILY DOCTOR T. HI. H£O. U. 3. PAT. By DR, MORRIS FISHBEIN Editor, Journal of the American Medical AssocUHon, UH| rt Hyuela, the Health Magazine Pollen Flying on Every Breeze; Hay Fever Allergies Begin to Sneeze August marks the beginning of the ginnt ragweed pollination in the United States. All over the country the hay fever suffererers are beginning to sneeze and to sniff the air anxiously trying to find out whether or not the season has really begun. The giant ragweed is abundant in the agricultural areas of the Central. Southern mid Eastern .states. Giant ragweed is infrequent or absent from Florida, upper New England and eastern Canada. The fall type of hay fever is due chiefly to the pollination of weeds of various kinds. It is possible to obtain relief for soYrte people by deseri.sitizing them with extracts of ragweed pollen. Doctors report that as many as 40 per cent of patients obtain full relief, and that they get good results in an additional 30 percent. People who are sensitive to grasses get better results than those who are sensitive to ragweed. Desensitization must begin long before the time when the pollens are profuse in the air. It should really begin several months before hnncl. Some ex- pens in the treatment of hay-fever carry on injections right through the season. Many doctors are not much inclined to give treatment during the season, and feel tliat it should be given only in advance of the time when the pollens are present. There are still others who believe that de.sensitization should be carried on continuously in i sufficient and was exhausted during the first two days of the campaign. Results of the two-day campaign indicated that not much had been accomplished. In one city almost S200.000 was spent to destroy ragweed, and yet the air continued lo be contaminted by the pollens. Notwithstanding these failures in attacks' on the cause of the fall type of hay fever, it should be endeav- season vmct out of season ns the only means of keeping the patient less sensitive to ragweed. Throughout live country people we beginning to understand that ragweed Is (i nuifiinee. Enst Orange. New Jersey, lias a law that defines the growth of rnswoeil on tiny public or nrivnte prupcTiy us a nuisance. No stnte hus yel i nailed a law riquiring the destruction of ragweed, but some stales htive l;iws dciiKiriding the destruction of noxious woods in general, nml include ragweed in thif clnssification. In some stntus. notably Illinois, the governor was asked by the legislature to designate certain days in August as "wood destruction" days. One community providied o bounty for every bundle of 50 ragweeds, but the money appropriated to pay the bounty was in- ored to eliminate much of the ragweed pollens as possible. • HIGHLIGHTS FROM LATEST BOOKS W1TII JUDAS fN JERUSALEM Jerusalem in Hie dnys before HIP Crucifixion—a i-ity teeming with people, a rl(y torn liy hatred, fcnr, n city rcjolrliiff in (lie coming of (lie Snvlor. This Is the picture Rrir Unklati't- skillfully depicts In his novel "Judas' (Fnrrar and Rlnehart: $2). Judas cxphilus his motives for betraying Christ In the following quotation. "I did what. I did because I hnct to. Mot for money. All the money in the world couldn't have paid me for wlint 1 did. You say 1 loved Him. and that's true. Truer than you think. Because 1 loved Him as i\ child loves anything that gives it life. "He KIWO mo peace nf heart. . . . Till Ife began to change—ami He did change. He said, long ago, that He Inn! not come to bring pence but a sword, but I didn't believe Hi'rn. . . . He had said "Bleseil lire the peacemakers. Blesed are the meuk.' . . . He had no need for swords. "But then 1 saw it was true, and He was going to set a man against His father, and make his household his enemies. And that was not peace, but \vnr and death. And how could I love de;ilh :iiul Hie teaching of denth? "I saw Him scattering money on the floors of the Temple and that was destruction, saw a man killed . . . mill that could Iim-e happened to us all. "So 1 Have Him up. and saved the people from death. I gave Him up. though I loved Him. and I saved the life of all the people of the city." The assesed valuation of property in the United States is estimated by the Department of Commerce at llt'.l h"il- lion dollars. OUR BOARDING HOUSE . . . with . . . MAJOR HOOPLE OUT OUR WAY By J. R. WILLIAMS ANSWER TO CRANIUM CRACKER Questions on Page One 1. Fools rush in where angels fear to tread. iPope in "Essay on Criticism. ") 2. Where ignorance is bliss, 'tis folly to be wise. I Cray in "Ode on Eton College.") 3. There are more ways of kill- a cat than choking her with cream. (.Kinksley in "Westward Ho.") 4. The bigger they come, the harder they fall. (Robert Kitzim- mons.) 3. Accidents will occur in the best regulated families. (Dickens; in "David Copperfield."! For Sale FOR SALE—Bicycle and saddle, Bargain. Jud Martindale. Phone 283. 18-3t-pd. EOAP, DUST "DROP MH OFF- AT SIC3 MOOSE INN, BUSTeR —~-rr WILL. BE LIKE A, BPACIM<3 TOWIC TO LOUWGB POP- A DAY A^TER OUR A'r=-CUOLJS PISCATORIAL- ATT&<V\PT3 ~-~ HA R -RUMpH I ~ AMD BY. THE WAY, ' ., WHILE YOU 'BOYS ARE \_^ SHOPP1UG WOULD YOU N /AIUD PlCKIMS UP A. BIT OF { caCRoiOMZOLA,, PERM APS A. TOGTHSCME "DAB OP CAVIAR; A SMACK OP SMOKED HEP-RIWG , A TOUMD OR SO OP PKETrELS AMD A CASE 7 OP SOME SORT OP UC?UID \ RE FReSH/YIENT 2 T If— r YOU BETTER, WfWTE IT "DOWWj MA3ORv-~- ALL 1 CAM TWlNK OF 15 ROAST BEEF, BREAD AWD BUTTER,.' THE OLD BOY IS I LETT1MG US OFF ( TO MEWTIOU AW ) ELECTRIC PAU, A f M ^MNAOCK / AW ICE .( BOX AMD AU AIK,1 COMDlTlOWIMG V , MkJlT t -r 1 I ^ V-^tT -CN ?^F ? %* &Z1, V^SN •^ J^v bnf^W^'lg by NEA SCRViCE, INC._7,^M. HFC._U. S. PAT- OFF, L/lJ^WD HOW ABOUT A DILL PICKLE? YOU'RE. NOT DEALIN.S WITH AHV ORDIMAG.Y CROOK--ER, I WEAM KIP--VOL) SEE WHAT THXf LlTTLfc SNIP DIP AFTER. HE CUT I WTO THAT CAKE ? HE LEFT SOME t—" OF AW HAIR.PIWS AMD AAV ) MAIL FILE OM TH' T\BLe ) SO IT WOULD LOOK J LIKE t WAS TH' /V C— . ••—* oL'iay PARTY/ / V, , ' MEV&R. MIND, I'M MOT SO SURE THIS ISW'T OME OP YOUfl. TRICES .' COM& ON) IKl THE OTHER. BOOM --WE'LL SEE II- THE. CAME' GAT£« RKTURMS TO 7HB SOEWE OF THE ,~CRI\\E..' , y \f- WHY MOTHERS GET GPAV f*fr» u n P>.T r,fr BOOTS AND HER BUDDIES Poor Kid By EDGAR MARTIN FOR SALE — 300,000 feet of Pine Logs on Highway 29. Ten miles North of Hope. W. H. Worthey. 21-31-P FOR SALE—5 acre tract just off | Lewisville road. 2 houses rented. Has 5 room and bath, school bus passes property, will make low price for quick sale, if interested see L. C. Sommerville, phone 815J. FOR SALE—1931 Model A Ford Coupe, cleanest job in town. Ed Percell, one and half mile. 1 ; on Washington highway. 22-:it-p. Mttice For Rent FOR RENT: Three nicely furnished rooms!. 521 South Walnut. Apply after 6 P. il 19-3t-Pd Help Wanted HELP WANTED: Cotton pickers wanted. Have 4 houses for them to live in. Want large families. A. N. Stroud, Washington, Ark., 22-6t-p TENNIS EXPERT HORIZONTAL J, 6 Former U. S. tennis champion. 12 Larval stage. 13 Dowry. 14 Percussion instrument. 15 Rabbits. 16 Tiny vegetable. 17 Form of "be. IBDry. 20 Either. 21 Pound. 22 Subsisted. 24 Toward. 25 Respiratory sound. 27 To draw together. 29 To evade. 31 A nap. 33 Good fellow. :)5 'Drive. ';6 Indian gold coin. 38 Tree. •J'j Strips blubber 41 Reigning. Answer to Previous Puzzle 46 Southeast. 47 Enemy. 49 Gypsy. 50 Rubber tree. 53 Rumanian coin. 54 Awkward persons. 56 Rock containing metal. 58 She is an excellent player. 43 Musical sound 59 She was the 44 To board a woman train. player in 1932 VERTICAL 1 Laughter sound. .2 Senior. 3 Italian coin. 4 Sour plum. 5 Memorable. 7 Impenetrable hardness. 8 Heart. 9 Is indebted. 10 To besiege. 11 'Senior. 15 Bird o£ prey. 1G She plays a strong or game. 19 She has in overseas matches, 21 To load. 23 Vampire. 25 Impolite. 26 Leader of dacoits. 28 Saxhorn. 30 To sing cheerfully. 31 Quack medicine. 32 Tough heartwood. 34 Japanese family badges 36 Masculine- adults. 37 Portuguese coin. 40 To observe. 42 Antelope. 45 Garment. 47 Feudal benefice. 48 Your and my. 51 Tennis stroke 52 Before. 53 Behold. 54 Sun god. 55 Street. - 57 Electrical term. Advertising in the Hope Star has sold over 48 pans, but we.- still have .some left. If you are still raising cane call Halliburton Sheet Metal Works. We have 'em any size. Also gin parts made to your derninsions. 23-lit OCrti'A"' e,t Jl \-\LT A^^f^o .._r i—.,.. J ^^; ,5 '^^ ^X^, V^ ^ / ~s- ,— r br NC* StIUtCC. INC. T. M REC. 0. 3. PAT. OF We will continue our 8x10 One dollar special through August . The Shipley Studio. 22-3t NOTICE—The Pines swimming pool will remain open until September 1. NOTICE: See New World book Encyclopedia. Special now on. Call phone 169-J for upponitment. Mrs.; Edwin Dossett. id-lit ALLEY OOP 1 GEE, DOC,THAT HOT LIME OP ' VOURS SURE ear us IN soup, WITH HELEN 1 . HOW'D YOU /IT'S NOT KNOW ALL THIS BUNK / BUNK. ABOUT WHAT'S GONNA ( ALLEY, HAPPEN! TO TROY? /\HISTORV], fc- — -.-.y-' * Just What He Likes IT'S Male Help Wanted WANTED—2 men with cars at once for sales work. Write Box !)8 Ifopt- Star. Hi-Gtp. 8-21 LONGTHOUGHT TO BE BUT A HOMERIC LEGEND, THIS. TROJAN WAR IS NOW KNOWN TO BE THE FIRST GREAT WAR OP HISTORV.'OUR FAIR. HELEN, CARRIED OFF BY A TROJAN PRINCE, WAS PURSUED BY A. HUGE GREEK NAVY! SO THW"S WKEftE YA <3)OT THAT CRACK ABOUT TH' FACE THAT LAUNCHED A THOUSAND SHIPS, EH? _ By V. T. HAML1N E/KCTLVfud'OK O\JT"J r ' =L ~* "~~--( SWELL! WHAT £AY WE^ TOWARD THE 5EA--/THEV STAGE- A 6-TICK AROUND FORA THE SHIPS AND THE \ A BATTLE / SPELL ? x AINT IN MO CAMP OF THE I EVERV DAY'A- HURRY T'foo HOME.' 6REEKS BESIEGING A---.. .- './ ^' THE CITY.' WASH TUBBS And Be Quick By ROY CRANE Good Watkins route open now in Hope. No car or experience necessary. Watkins Company largest and foesl known and Products easiest sold; usual earnings $20 to $35 a week. Write J. R. Watkins Co., 70-9GW. Iowa Ave. Memphis, Term. 21-11 Service* Offered SERVICES OFFERED-See Hempstead Mattress Shop, 712 West Fourth, for new ana re-built. Phone Paul Cobb 658-J. July26-l in To my muny friends and former customers. Every day except Mon- 'lays and Tuesdays, nt Sibyl's Beauty Shop Mrs. B. C. Lewus. 2fi-:ili> Wanted to ljuy: Wardrobe trunk. See Jim Cook. A and P Titure. £i-:!tp STOP BEKntM A-COUMO THE BUSH. VIHEM (\CE VOL) 6OIWG TO 6£T WU DON'T OWDERSTAWD THESE WPPA-HULA WOMEW. THEVRE PECULIAR. THEV'UE SWORW NEVER TO TELL THE tow/ I 6EE. I SEE. I *>t¥s.ftE VOUE LIFE AVlD MOU cilVJE ME THE ROW- ABOUND-IS THAT ITf OH.UO \WOEEO, 'RUBS'. WOT AT ALL. 1 V MEVEE NMUD VOUR BUU EXCUSES, ^LO UAW. GtT WE THW BEAm> SECRET.' You Want A Good Buy in ' See Our Stock t Hope Hardware X Company FRECKLES AND HIS FRIENDS r "-•- \> 1 HE SAID ME ^-i LIVED IM APPLE VALLEY--- A VERY SMALL "/OWM / An Important Item By MERRILL BLOSSER DID NUBBIN EVFR TEl-L YOU WHERE HE 1 AMD WHAT HIS LAST NAME WAS ? ^' THERE'S AN APPLE VALL&T ABOUT Two. HUNDRED MILES NORTH OF HER6 A SMALL- PLACE I'VE BEEN THROUGH IT / WELL, COME OM — WE'Rt: OFP TO HAVE | FORGOTTEM (. ONE THING WHERE WOULD WE GET THE DOUSH TO BUY THAT MUCH GAS ? RED RYDER Saved by Raquel By FRED HARMAN YAQUl JOE/ OftOER RELEASE OF GRlMGO ANTi PAPCX3SE- OR — PRONTO OBEY THE NOf?n RELEASE VJHINIMG ©ULLtT AOUI'S RAvSBtS 5WOR/D AjMO PANIC 5PR.EA.05 triROLJGK THE PRlHG

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