Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on September 2, 1939 · Page 2
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HOM! Saturday, September "2. 1939 Star Star of Hope, 1899; Press, 1927. CctuolMJrtea nonary 18,1OT O Justice, Deliver Thy Herald From False Report! Published every week-day afternoon Dy Star Publishing Co., Inc. C. E. Palmer & Alex. H. Washburn, at The Star building, 212-04 South Walnut street, Hope, Ark. C. E. PALMER, Freslfleirt ALEX. H. WASHBURN, Editor and Publisher (AP) —Means Associated Press. (NBA)—Means Newspaper Eneterprise Ass'n. Subscription Rate (Always Payable in Advance): By city carrier, per week I5c; per month 65c; one year $6.50. By mail, in Hempstead, Nevada, Howard, Miller and LaFayctte counties, $3.50 per year; elsewhere |6.SO. Member of The Associated Press: The Associated rrws w exclusively entitled to the use for republicalion of all news dispatches credited to it dr not Otherwise credited in this paper and also the local news published herein. Charges on Tributes, Etc.: Charge will be made tor an tributes, cards ot thanks, resolutions, or nierrforials, concerning the departed. Commercial newspapers hold to this poHcy in the news columns tp protect their readers from a Jelutre of space-taking memorials. The Star disclaims responsibility or the lafe-keeping or return of any unsolicited manxiscripts. The HOLC Balances Its Books The Home Owners* Loan Corporation, balancing its books after six years of operation, reveal? some interesting results. The idea of the HOLC was to "bail out" home-owners whose homes were about to be foreclosed by private lenders. The HOLC was to make a new loan, enabling the original debt to be paid off.. Since the primary condition of the HGLC loan was that the property should be in danger of foreclosure at the time, it is not surprising that a large number should have ''bounced back" on the government. What has happened during the six years is approximately this: During 1933 and 1951 loans were made on 1.018.000 homes. On one out of every seven it has been necessary to foreclose. And on three-quarters of those foreclosures (about 55.000', the government lost money. This has meant a $56.000.000 loss. The government holds also some 89.000 nther homes through foreclosure, but as yet unsold. The eventual loss will probably reach $100,000.000. perhaps exceed it. To offset this loss of 556.000,000 to date the government agency has piled up a reserve of S90.000.000. That represents the difference between the 5 pel- cent charged borrowers and the low rates at which the corporation issued its government-guaranteed bonds. This reserve will not pile up at so great ,a rate in the future because the interest rate has been cut from 5 to 4Vi per cent. In other words, up to now the losses from those who would not or could not pay have been made up by the interest paid in by those who stood by their contracts. That is jxist the way it is in private lending. Exactly how the government will come out when this experiment is finally liquidated, it is not yet possible to say. Up to now. in spite of the big loss on foreclosures, the "profit" on interest would seem to be more than holding the corporation on even keel. There may be some liss in the end. But against whatever loss there may be, must always be balanced the profit to the national life of having kept 800,000 families in their own homes, and given them a new start on the road that leads to owning them. It won't show up on the balance sheet, but this item ought to be worth something. • "The More You Tell the Quicker You Sell" • • You Can Talk to Only One Man • Want Ads Talk to Thousand* SELL-RENT BUY OR SWAP. All Want Ads cash in advance Not taken over the Phone One time—2c word, minimum 30c Three times—3%c word, minimum We Six times—6C word, minimunj 90c One month—18c word, minimum (2.70 Rates are for continuous insertions only. For Rent FOR RENT—Three-room furnished apartment with Electric Refrigerator. Private bath. 514 East 3rd St. 2-3tc FOR RENT—Room for rent. Private entrance. Private bath and garage. Phone 896-W. Reasonable. l-3t FOR RENT —5 room unfurnished duplex apartment. 2 bed rooms. Call 67. Mrs. Rettig. 30-3t-p FOR RENT—Furnished apartment, FOR RENT — 3 room; furnished close in. See T. S. Cornelius at Hope' apartment with private bath. 203 East Furniture Co., store. 30-3t-c Ave. C. 29-3tc SCENIC FALLS I HORIZONTAL ; 1,7 Waterfall ! outlet for i. Lake Erie. i !2 Assistant. ', 13 Sum. • j.15 Calking "; material. 116 Money. | iSReedtmck. \ 19 Right. ' 20 Burned wlth» i out flame. : 23 Soul, j 24 Squadrons ! of ships. . 25 Electric term. 28 Hole. ! 30 Like. 31 Supreme,Persian ruler. 34 Meat jelly, 38 Half. 37 Egyptian 'deity 39 Naval officer's assistant. 40 Measure ot area. 41 Place ot assembly. 43 Conjunction. 45 Simpletons. 46 Alleged force. 47 Preposition , of place. Answer to Previous Puzzle 49 To be like. 53 Measure of type. 54 To move fish-fashion. 56 Raccoon-like mammal. 57 Superficial extent. 59 It is jointly owned by and the U. S. A. COIt is 2',3 feet yearly. VERTICAL 1 Orderly. 2 Class. 3 Genus of crustaceans. 4 Bud. 5100 square meters. 6 Footless . animals. 7 Musical note. 8 Loss of memory. 9 Burden. 10 To pull with effort. 11 One that snubs. 12 A beautiful section of it is . Falls. 14 To surpass. 16 Salamander. 17 Grazed. ? 21 Connecting word, 22 Light blow. 28 Pronoun. 27 It has a dangerous eddy or pooL 29 Russian emperors. ' 30 To befriend. 32 Wine vesseL 33 To grade. 35 Starchy herb. 38 Fungus. 42 To be indebted. 44 Evergreen •tree. 46 Augury. 48 Baking dish. 50 Wood sorrel. 51 Volume. 52 Estimated perfect score. 53 Silk sac. 54 South, Carolina. 55'Mother. 57 Paid publicity 58 August (abbr.). • THE FAMILY DOCTOR] T. M. REO. U. », By OR. MORRIS FTSKBEIN UHor, Journal ot the American Medical Association, »•* 9t Hygela, the Health Magazine Emotional Strain, Family Troubles May Increase Arthritic Pains Rheumatoid arthritis is one of the most prominent onuses of disability in luinuin . bcinRs nowaday;;. Next to the common fold it is the most frequent cause of disnblin.-j illness. The condition lins also been called ntrophic arthritis and chronic infectious arthritis. There arc so many varieties of this affliction that classification is difficult. This condition may affect people of any age. race, sex or social position, tt seems to affect women uvore than me nail the poor more ANSWER TO CRANIUM CRACKER Questions on Piuie One 1. Dumu, clam, dama^r. 2. Vicar, cur, caravel. .')'. Diiimt'. Dan. Soudan, Hani, Bar crowbar. monly than the rich. Afflictions of this type are found frequently in unsatisfactory environments. Exposure, cold and insufficient food nre contributing factors. Sometimes this form of joint in- flammation may be unrelenting from the beginning. More frequently there nre periods of inflammation of the Joints \vrich nre short, spaced by in- tervnls when there nre no symptoms. There is n tendency for the condition to become worse anil for some of the joints to develop changes that nre permanent. There may he such serious changes as to bring about partial or complete disability. There are 'muny different causes of rheumatoid arthritis. Most physicians believe streptococcus germs are associated with this condition. Inflammations of the threoat and infections around the teeth are usually present in cases of arthritis. Others feel the nervous system plays n part in the onset of this con- dition. They have traced relationships between the arthritic symptoms and emotional crises in the lives of the persons concerned. A number of Boston physicians made a .study of 50 patients with typical rheumatoid arthritis to find out Ihe extent to which emotional crises in their lives had brought on their illness. They made attempts to coYn'pare those cases with 2H patients who had varicose ulcers. Of the 50 patients, 11) men and 21 women seemed to have emotional factors associated with the onset of their inflammations of the joints. Ten men had stories of financial stress with "hnrd times," "no work" and "on relief" as the underlying con- ditions that were responsible. In 11 of the 23 records obtained from women, the major burden was financial stringency because of the husband's inability to find work. There were seven CUSPS in which family worries not associated wllh poverty seemed to be important. There were six cases in which there was ii cifinhinntion of financial and family worry. In seven cases the death of a parent or of a husband or wife was observed prior to a .sudden exacerbation and inflammation of the joints. In three cases serious inflammation of the joints followed information that a husband or a wife had been strain seemed to bo associated vJffh the fact that the people concerned were living with (heir mothers-in- law. In contnwt to these reports, there were only Ihiee cases out of 2, r , with va: icii-.c ulceralion in whom any I'lMiieidenre rmild he found with Ihe besjinninn of the nice-ration and ;-'Ocial S'lirss. Those studies do hoi mean lliat. ar- tlnitis is c.iii-ed by a mental i'(«.i- dition. This has not. been prnvfJl. The studies do indiralo. however, thut when other factor-; involved in the nn.'.et uf nrlhritis are present, a severe emotional strain or serious worry may briii!,' mi an cxai'eihntion of the unfaithful. In two cases the mental j s.Mupturns. OUR BOARDING HOUSE . . . with . . . MAJOR HOOPLE OUT OUR WAY By J. R. WILLIAMS LISTEN- DIDN'T vou TELL ME TO SET RID OF TH' MICE AROUND THI9 HOU9E? YOU DIDN'T SAY HOW TO GET RID OF' EM _SO WHEN I HOOK UP A FEW WIRES HERE IM THE KITCHEN TO SCIENTIFICALLY SHOCK 'EM TO DEATH, YOU HOLLER.' t YELLED BECAUSE WHEN I TURNED OM THE WATER. FAUCET IM THE SINK X WAS NEARLY ELECTROCUTED-I'LL GIVE YOU TWO MINUTES TO DISCONNECT Announcement _ NOTICE — Mis. R. A. Boyi-tfsi Studio opens September 1. Piano, j voice, drawing, painting;. (i()H South | Main .street, telephone 318-W. 25-litp. THE SHIPLEY STUDIO will continue making 8x10 size pictures for $1.00 this week only. 28-31-c For Sale FOR SALE—General Electric refrigerator, slightly used. Looks like new. The best value we have ever offered in a refrigerator. AUTOMOTIVE SUPPLY COMPANY. FOR SALE—Hampshire rams for breeding purposes, Poland China hogs, Saddle Horse, and heavy mulej team. Inquire Experiment Station. it FOR SALE—200 Purina fed broilers 2 pounds and up. Call or see R. E. Griffin, 817 W. Ave. C. Tel. 25 or 09. VoC 30-31-u ; "\ FOR SALE — Four-door Chevrolet I deluxe automobile, new rubber, A-l > condition, bargain for $2liO. Riley ; Lewallen, Hope Route Two. 30-3t-c I Notice GOOD ROUTE AVAILABLE of 800 Rawleigh Consumers. No experience needed. Sales way up this year. Large sales mean big ptofits. Permanent. Full time. Write Rawleigh's, Dept, AKH-118-104, Memphis, Tenn. 29-30-31 NOTICE TO STOCKMEN—We have received new shipment of Stetson Hats and invite you to see them. HAYNES BROS. 2-3t Wanted WANTED—Qualified young man with small family for regular employment. Duties include milking, shop work and general farming. Phono l-F-2. 31-3t-i: Service* Offered SERVICES OFFERED—See Hempstead Mattress Shop, 712 West Fourth, for new and re-buflt. Phone Paul Cobb 658-J. July2G-l m SPECIAL—Until Septe'mber 16th— 10 r ,c off on all Permanent Waves. Vanity Beauty Salon. Phone 30. 30-fit-p SERVICES OFFERED-Expert Radio Repair Service and replacement parts. All work guaranteed, liadi Service. Phone 8(lfi. Ray Allen. 28-tf PIRST-DAY sales of tho U. S. 3-cent Panama Canal commemorative totaled 374,396 stamps having a value o£ $11,231.88, postal officials have announced. Second-day sales of this stamp at Washington, D. C., on Aug. 16 amounted to 423,908 stamps with a value of 812,717.24. Receipts at the U. S. Philatelic Agency for the month of July were $46,926.55. .» * « State and j'edrral revenue stamps an- now attracting the attention ot American collectors. Liquor, beer and tobacco tax stamps comprise the greater portion of the collections. Some states permit direct sains to collector:; of full set.'-; of the tax stamps, but oilier:; prohibit individual .stilus, and .stamps must be obtained fiom the stamped article. B u s i n (.• s s and documentary stamp:; inv a ho included in the Notable collectors' items include i the GiMjitjia <•£?. inspection tux stamp and the Louisi-nu lottery issue.-;. * -i * Yugoslavia lias announced the issue of a special airmail value for use on Clipper-borne trans- Atlantic mail. * » * The Post Office Department's Philatelic truck will remain in New Knylarid until mid-September. The following cities will be visited: Lynn,. Mass., Salem, Ma:-..'::., Newburyporl, Mass., Portsmouth, N. H., Hiddfford, Me., Portland, Me., Concord, N. H., Munch-- 't-r, N. H., Lawrence, Mas.-. Lurg, S|,;. valu. EGA.D, BUSTEK, PRO/V\rSEO THAT YOU SHOULD SHARE IN MY WIUVJIM6S,AMD A MOOPLE MEVER TORGETS PER/AIT ME TO RSPAY THAT LOAM WITH FIVE CRISP NOTES/ INCIDENTALLY GOSH, MAtJOR, YOU HAVEM'T <30T LA.BOR DAY MIXED up WITH CHRISTMAS HAVE ALL THAT STUFF AND WILL HELP TO DEFRAY THE FUEL EXPENSE OM OUR HOMEWARD Z1OURMEY/ SHALL WE DRIVE BACK IM LEISURELY FASHION AMD PATROMIZB THE BETTER HOTEL'S'? A HOOPLE MEVER FORGETS —MUCH/THIS IS MY CUE TO SCRATCH HIM FOR THAT TEM QUICKED ME OU BEAUTlPUL. LI'L DOJBLE SAWBUCK f . MiSTAM MAXTOR By EDGAR MARTIN What Next? BOOTS AND HER BUDDIES '• | •bOP.'f- •f. tot A ] CoOOCj ^r^r ->w" It's A Dirty Gyp! C'i NOTHii-4O T'CO VViVH I 1 .! M' JUPITER! U 1 - ACca:7DINiG 'TO RULEG... C 6-JWTLEriV.EW .' VCU ! Vb ENOUGH HOW TO T; :/ WASH TUBBS Louder and Louder By ROY CRANE IT DOESN'T LOOK LIKE WHY? IT. I KEEP ' T HEAR THUNDER ; THEK'-: II f 3 0"5 A'V>A!I--J —ONLY " r.? f m • •m\v FRECKLES AND HIS FRIENDS Papa Approves! By MERRILLBLOSSER •WHAT AR-? ) ' WHAT CAN WB DO TO DO / ABOUT SUCH A GRE-'AT ABOUT IT, Krfl. \ AND DEA'll-II.ESS LOVE "> WAYMAN ? FUZZY i YOU TELL MR- WAYMAM , WHAT YOU HEARD/ WELL., JUNE SAIDI WILL. LOVE YOU we jusr GULPED AND LOOKED A WELL, HE I FINALLY SAID — ' DARLINS — ALL i OR EVER HOPE To e>e owe TO YOU i" DIDN'T SP6ED SAY ANYTHING AND WHAT DID SPEED SAY TO THAT AND EVER »'' Into The Trap By FRED HARMAN RED RYDER IM A GORGE , C SOLDI&R6 LEA-D THE GOL-D PACK. UAOAVJARg THAT IT'S TOO LATE TO VOARN YOUR OF YAQUl'S PUAM OF ATTACK KjsJOw ONE HILLTOP OVER THE THAT I5MT FDRTlFlEO .' THEM SHALL BE, FDRTlFIE-D .' WEETH THE OF US COHR. 1938 UV MEAhERVICC. INC I 1.1 HfJ,. U. i, I'A I 01 j, -11, My;;s., and Fitch- n riir- -.i trail,

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