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CAGE TWO HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Satuvdav. January 11, 19j Star 0 Justice, Deliver Thy Herald From False Report! Foreign Entanglements Published every week-day afternoon by Star Publishing Co., Inc. (C. B. Palmer & Alex. H. Vfashburn), at The Slnr building, 212-214 South Walnut street, Hope, Arkansas, - ^ pA1MER ^,, sident ALEX. H. WASHBURN, Editor and Publisher Entered as second-class matter at the postoffice at Hope, Arkansas Under the Act of March 3, 1$)7. Definition: "The newspaper is an institution developed by modern civilization to present the news of the day. to foster commerce and industry. through widely circulated advertisements, nnd to furnish thnt check upon government which no constitution has ever been able to provide."— Col. R R. McCormick. Subscription Rnte (Always Payable in Advance): By city carrier, per ! week 15c: per month 65c: one year S6.50. By mail, in Hempstead. Nevada, j Howard. Miller and LaFayette counties. $3.50 per year; elsewhere $6.50. j Member of The Associated Press: The Associated Press is exclsuively entitled to the use for republicntion of all news dispatches credited to it or not otherwise credited in this paper and also the local news published herein, j Nirtionnt Advertising Representatives: Arkansas Dailies. Inc.. Memphis, Tenn.. Sferiek Blclg.; New York City. 369 Lexington: Chicago. 111., 75 E. Wacker Drive: Detroit. Mich.. 338 Woodward Ave.: St. Louis, Mo., Star Bldg. Charges on Tributes, Etc.: Charges will be made for all tributes, cards of thanks, resolution, or memorials, concerning the departed. Commercial newspapers hold to this policy in the news columns to protect their readers from a deluge of space-taking memorials. The Star disclaims responsibility for the safe-keeping or return u: ,<ny unsolicited manuscripts. ' ; temptation to present the vicar as a ! ; man assailed by inner doubts. The ! j vicar has all the old-fashioned certainties. and he sticks up for them ! sturdily. | Sin is still sin, in spite of the pretty I phrases modern folk invent about it, I and the spiritual world is still a real| ity, and he hews to this line through By DR. MORRIS FISHBEIN j all the welter of confusion and un- Editor, Journal of the American Med- j certainty with which an American ical Association, and of Hygcia, j city abounds. the Health Magazine The book is an extremely readable and heart-warming tale which you About the end of the 19th century, I S itassimilntc with a g °° d deal of a Ihrtch doctor noticed that persons p^fo^ b Harcourt. Brace and who ate polished rice became para-! Co jt se , k f * „, -„ Dr " < - t aml lyzod and suffered from inflamation :. of the nerves. At the same time, those who ate the whole rice did not de- . velop these symptoms. , From this discovery came the first knowledge of vitamins and facts about '. the original vitamin, now trrrned B-l. j The form of neuritis and paralysis j called beriberi, which results from , By Olive Roberts Barton ... . ,,,.,, ,1 deck, put rich tissue cream into face Watch your small children, mothers, and tm . oat _ remove with tonic, then Today's Health Question Q.—Will you kindly give me information regarding erosion of the teeth. A.—Some attribute evosion of the teeth to excessive brushing, others to acidity of .the saliva, and so on. Every theory that has been proposed can be easily disproved. The real cause is unknown that will rtop erosion. Most cases stop nat- uraly before serious injury is done. Sensitiveness of these areas will disappear after a time—from a few months to a year or more. The .pain may be reduced and generally entirely overcome if the dentist will rub the areas with a smooth instrument, such as a "beaver-tail burnisher." Heavy pressure should be applied while the burnisher is passed back and forth over the area five or six times. and observe what it is they can do make up. This will help to protect somehow fascinate you anyway. An hour instead of ten minutes in which to put on mascara and eyeshadow be- 1'ore sliding into a frothy evening clrey.s is one of the joys of a sea trip as far as a business woman is concerned. The afternoon when you don't want to see a motion picture you've | ab-eady seen at home, use really bright and shining for dinner afterward. Don't forget a cuticle cream. What if you do nave to stay up ten minutes longer to get it on properly before you go to bed? You don't have to get up early in the morning anyway. Breakfast in bed is your privilege at this point. And how about best. Then don t forget it. Always youl . skin from getting sunburned be- bear in mind that early aptitude is a ; f ore you go up to watcn the snorts straw with some wind behind it; some. enthusiasts wear themselves out. natural trait that may be lost sight of Thcrc arc sunta n creams, you know, in the complexity of later education w hich serve as a powder base. One and training. of these is ideal. i aueaciy seen ui dome, u=<; a n--au« i —=---- ..-„,„.. . . , Ask Johnny what he wants to be, T k , all the cxotic cosmclics good rnnsk anc l let it dry thoroughly I breakfast in bed? This a one has been when he grows up. Very likely he ' ne fmd timo to 11SC . but w | lich ! before removing it. Your face will be I known to erathcnle wrinkles. will say a policeman or "a soldier.' | ' or "to act in a circus." Dreams arc usually made of hero stuff in childhood, but to long for a flying trapeze is no indication of fitness for the job. It takes more than that to indicate to the observant mother latent possibilities in her child. While Johnny is talking so big and his thoughts are miles away on the future, quietly observe what those little awkward hands' are doing. Or his eyes, or ears or feet. Getting a Line on Talent Perhaps he takes a piece of paper and a pencil, and with a few swift £ ove by Mary Raymond Copyright NEA 191} lines draws a proportionate outline of lack of vitamin B-l, was the first to his scooter , or bicycle. Or an unmis- come to the attention of the medical, takable horse ol . cat . Y ou could not profession. I do it j could not Bul hcrc is a fivc . j Vitamin B-l is essenital to growth. | year-old boy setting down exactly / health, and appetite. It seems to be | what his eyes sec, without any in- ; quite definitely associated with func- | struction or teacher to show him how. tioning .of the bowel. I In school he may some day learn When we arc deprived of vitamin I to dislike drawing and not make any B-l, we lose our appetites. With in- j creditable showing whatsoever. He j fants, this is a serious matter, because j won't be able to follow, line by line, j it interferes with their growth. | the directions given. You decide that it incurs iiuiti. IUII.M U-V."\A S'1'A.M.t^V. divorced rrnni bvr bu»l>lind. Oil. SCOT'I ST.V.N- I.I3V If maklns »" iilnii" I" nin try rtcto ItOiNAI.I) MOOttK- \A.\C*. Unnir» liiilr-»UIPt. in In love »vi»li tlonnle. Onno had i«ri her luiHbnnd. ne- llrvlnc ne «"• <" love ' Tl<l1 PAl'l.A LOST. Soon Iliiiik" Uniin left Illnl UwnitKP be tT.-lw onnr fir ijeeomo» n olirlnor nl ihe IO\TII'» nnioinnillnc nhylolnn D" OSIIOHXF. IJr (lihiirne tll-nm Ihnl Ilium nnd Uonnie nre <o he ninrrlert nnd IPtepllnnex Si-nlt wbn I* out ol the i-IlT Orlvlni: nl nrenUni-i'fc »pe«'rt SooM'« i»ar i-rn.Khei, with nni»tlu>r cnr He li» nol injured litil lie tnke* the Inlnrvd iiri'iinnnf "t rhr other nnr in Hif Pity nnil iireiiati" tn opernle lie nlond» tvlih n Irl- IHCT nliyslolnn t" lirltic Unn.i «• Beriberi, or polyneuritis, does not turn up frequently in the United States, but cases do occur, for in- he is not cut out for an architect or i for advertising after all. so why not make him into a lawyer or doctor? stance among alcoholics, who. while j Entirely forgotten in that period in they are drinking heavily, fail to par- | his almost-babyhood when he knew take of food. j form and line instinctively without a Neuritis will occur also in persons word from anyone It should not be with excessive action of the thyroid, so. Johnny showed then, as clearly because in their cases the vitamin B-l as he could ' that he hacl mor( ; tha » seems, to be damaged or destroyed. In the United 'States consumption of sugar has risen from 15 pounds a year a person in 1825 to more than 100 mere aptness for creative work and unusual observation. Genius May Be Forgotten Small Betty loves to sing and carries pounds a year a person now. Where i difficult tunes to the end. She won't much sophisticated food is eaten, and I slav away from the piano. She picks particularly much sugar, there is a out ueaiy harmonies by ear and sings lower consumption of vitamin B-l. ! to , t . hem ' She ls not "Crested '" the It has been found that babies gain \ radl ° exce P t to imitate She reacts to more rapidly in weight when the musl , c constantly and her moods de- j mother's milk is supplemented with pend °" ''' Late f' '" Kch ° o1 - she lose * i vitamin B-l. Babies who are fed art- som f " f her enthusiasm through the ; ificially, and given adequate amounts mechanics of instruction. Then you of orange juice and cod liver oil. will say ' " Wc t hou g ht Bttt y would be a NOW CO O.N WITH THE CHAPTER XLVI -.4TJANG it all." Dr Robertson *"* thoushi 'Why didn't I thlnlt of the islephone before?" Hf ate|.|)«(] inside 3 booth and dialed the Cameron mimoor The telephone shattered the still ness at the Cameron nome Nancy neard it ringing Why didn't Dana answer? It woulii ne Ronnie call ing to say tie wap coming tor ner Nancy finally decided that Dann did not intend to heed tbe call Shf ! 1'hat new cook is so crude.' Will 1 you entertain him a few minutes. 'until— 11 1 "Yes. Grandmother," Nancy an | swered mechanically. ; She opened the front door, and : Uonnie came la Ronnie. Nancy saw. was looking sober, as thougn he had already learned that ne nad ; been deserted "at the altar" aa old fashioned love stories always put it. < "Hello. Nancy," Ronnie spoke awkwardly He glanced about the ilower-lilled nail "Looks as thougn somebody nought out a floral shop." "They came from everywhere." • Nancy said In a low. uncertain i voice. "I'm afraid it's not a se- j cre t—about you and Dana," "I'm afraid not." Ronnie conced ed. quietly nls eye? on a basket jdlled with c-lowins roses. i Nancy said, desperately, "Ron ! nie. I've something—there's some 'thine I must tell you." I 'Go ahead. Nancy." Ronnie said 'Out with It-" "Oh. I can't. Ronnie. U'a too terrible " 'Never cnind. then." Ronnie's voice was ialm. "1 think I can . Bonnie, was nsking for j ..g, )p wa!= (i ress inK." Nancy spoke- gain more rapidly when a little extra vitamin B-l is added to their diets. The largest natural sourae of vitamin B-l is ordinarily dried brewer's yeast. This vitamin also is found in larga amount. 1 , in the germ of cereals. Vegetables such as cabbage, carrots, i are i musician, but she is more interested i in the Girl Scouts." j Let her be interested in anything she wants. But don't be misled. Her j early love and aptitude for music is still there, latent. Why educate her to be a mechanized worker when her whole nature asserted itself in those stepped Into tho rtnll and lifiprt thf , 211f , sa Daiiii doesn't want to go receiver from the hook 5nmr ; ihrough wlr.li It." man. not Dana. "Just a moment, please." Nancy said. With nor nanrt over rhe month piece. Nancy called: "It's for you Dana." "Please take the message," Dana | in a low tone. 'And then someonp 'called from the Hospital. Scott had ! been in an accident." i "I'm ?orry to hear that. Is he ; inirt much?" "No. It was the other man." "Oh." Ronnie said, repealing don't know any marry me right -Yes. Only 1 girl who would off." "Anybody would," Nancy said. Ronnie smiled a little. "But 1 don't His Know bands anyone who would.'" tightened on hers. said from MIR 'loor. where she was ; tonolt'ssly. "the other man." spinach, lettuce, and -.vatorci'c : ;_, ...„ . excellent sources of vitamin B-l. I f ! rstl frcc years and divulged the Fruits in Rem-i-al are not ,-,s rich in j 'hythm and melody of her being.' , During intermediate years children this vitamin ;>s are vegetables. SOITH- vitamin B-l also is found in the yolks of egg. and in liver, heart, and kidney among the meats. A Book a Day By Bruce Catton often are discouragarl by the work at- ! Inched to training. They also become j discouraged by being held back in ! classes moving at a deliberate gait, i Such matters have to be worked oiit'j as best they may. My point is that . early childhood often indicates genius , that is lost because it is forgotten. ' securing Ihp fastenings of her dre?s. Nancy said "Hello." ai;ain. ind then there was a Ions sllenco. Then Nancy faltered. "Of course." A queer iinoaslneps came over Dana. "Nancy." she said, "something nas happened Tell me please On Nancy pjlensc. Is il Scott?" "Yes." Nancy snid. "there's neen an accident It was St. Armand'? • enough to tell dim. Ronnie would bospital calling." : uf - 3Ure to rnlss the Important fact Dana's face hart neon drained ot color, her lips twitched Her eye? rifild a pitiful horror "The key to j came from Nancy's stiff lips. The clergy i., a bit unfortunate in ; the way the r,oveli.-;t.s treat it. They ' tend to ihov.' a preacher uitlu-T as an % Elmer Gantry, slec-ped in hypocrisy.! or as an impossibily :-ainlly and holy creature too good for this sinful world. James Gould Coz/tns. us you i<:ight expect, strikes a saner noio. Hi.s n^w ] book, "Men and Brethern. 1 ' is, about a minister, and it is a first-rate book. with a recognizable- human, and iika- ! ble rnun for its central figure. ; Mr. Coxzens' clergyman i-. vicar of an Episcopalian chapel in 'a lar;',u- city. ;>fjparuntly Now York. He U ;.:-i hon<-•"!. inte.-lligc-nl. and conicientif/i..-; man, neither Gantry nor saint, who i.-. orlh- ; <;dox ii." his foiih and highly ui; ji il.o- ; doy. in his practices, and who finds ! the da>i not liajf lonv enough for ihe •• .v:•.:.?! of hard work that has to be dune. : We we shown only 24 hours oul of By Alicia Hart the car." she whispered. "In thp bowl on the hnll table." Nancy said. A moment later Dnna brushed by There was a strange intensity In his voice. "There's—me!" Nancy cried. And then a wave of color washed over ner face. It ber hands had been tree, she would have covered her face in an agony of shame. She had proposed to Ronnie, Thrown herself right at his head. And DOW he would turn her down gently and (Irmly and shq would never hold up her head in life again. • • • DONNIE was saying in a queer *•*• voice, "That's a mighty One Idea. Nan. It's eenerous ot you to try to save my face. Vour Idea Is that tomorrow when Dana IE back with Scott and you and 1 are married, nobody will know what to believe. They won't be able to make up their minds—wondering It Dana ditched me, OP whether 1 fell In love with you and ditched Dana. The donors will be about evenly divided. That's wbat you were thinking, 1 imagine." Nancy didn't reply tor a momont. Ronnie nad It all figured out this way. Maybe It would be best to let him believe it. Then, if he didn't want to KO ahnsd. he wouldn't feel so embarrassed about saying so. "Don't think you have to marry me. Ronnie, just because 1 suggest' ed It." Ronnie spoke almost cheerfully: "I'm going to take you up on II. Nancy. Can you leave at once'; Perhaps you could take along some o( Dana's clothes. Flurry, will you! f'm afraid we may have a hard time selling the idea to your grandmother." Nancy ran up the stairs. This was a dream. A toollab dream. It couldn't De possible that Ronnie was willing to marry her. Even — that Dana had gone because It j tbougn ne were only marrying her i was Scoti she loved. No wordf ! to escape humiliation. It was still wonderful. It might be weal; and cheap to do this. But when the desire ot your bean was offered you. It |>JOW was her opportunity. Nancy ^ knew She should tell Ronnie that Dana didn't know it was tbe other man who nad been hurt. That Uana nnd been frantic oelloi'in? Scott nad oeen Inlnred. And thai she had let Dana go with thai incony ot fear in Her heart. But It she were courageous "That lets me out," Ronnie said Nancy thought "Ronnie is beins brave. Ronnie is being awfully lirave. You would think he would She was bareheaded, with ler 'storm and look crushed and nope Don't let anyone persuade you to tiike a rest from your cosmetics as well as your cares and worries when vou start on a winter cruise to tropi- j cal seas and sun-drenched islands or j a trip to a southern resort. This is one time when you ought to use part ' til your leisure to give your face the ' : treatments you nover have time to do i at home. Also. ilv MppliLiilion of certain preparation. 1 -'- Mjnturi oil or lo'io,i, . ner coat on ner arm. Nancy stood still. She could hear the car being barked down the drive. She thought ot Dana's colorless face Her own face wa? warm with excitement. She nnri not told Dana everything, that Scott was all less. Or humiliated, at any rate." Ronnie walked coward the door slowly. Very slowly. Nancy couldn't bear to aee aim so. If there were only something ahe | could say to cheer nlm up. Maybe it would cheer aim up a OH to know the trutu about Dana rush wouldn't be human not to accept ft. right. The doctor nad explained I ing of! so without leaving even 4 some : nit'ssage tor blrn. Surely, she that Scott was operating on oody who bad been burl in the accident. "Perhaps I should have told ber She would bave gone though, any way." Nancy choiiEht- And Ronnie wa? coming. He was due any minute now. i'liere was bis rins. life: 24 exceedingly busy hours, in ( for instance—is most important. ! v.-hich the appalling spiritual andj Into your cosmetic kit .should go a | emotional problems which his parish-I Jar of mask, a suotairi oil and a hot-! ^^ ^ ^ ^^ ^^ ^ loners bring him get all tangled up | tie of rich hand cream as well as the ; d Qad „ njm aomelklngl with iht- purely mechanical job ot creams and lotions you generally find ' running a parish's machinery smooth-' time to use at home. In the rnorn- IVANCY was 'rcmbllu *• could she tell What But some- rig a parish's machinery I ing, ueiore you leave your stateroom Mr. Cozzens does not yield to the for twenty turns on a wind-swept Her etrabdmotber called. "It must oe Uonnie. Nancy, will It's you time o to tor elm. tba door? should tell him. But no words came. Ronnie turned then, looked at Nancy, and came back — taking both ot her bands. "U you dad ! been ditched by a girl an Dour or ' so before you were to marry ber what would you do?" he asked In a tense tone. "Marry another girl, 1 guess." Nancy said. "That's wbat I've been thinking." Ronnie said. "7ou werel" Nancy's voice was breathless. Nancy found the traveling cases. neatly packed, closed. Dana's new oat was OD the bed and ber uew coat on a hanger. Daaa nad worn ! ber old coat. Somehow, Nancy felt that bad been Intentional. Dana badn't wanted to go to Scott In clothes bought (or her marriage to another man. With trembling fingers, Nancy put on the smart, small hat, slipped Into the coat and quickly made up her (ace. She was going to be married. In clothes that didn't belong to her. To a man who bad believed until 10 minutes ago that be was marrying ber sister. But nothing mattered. Her beart was leaping wildly. Happily. Somehow, the lucky star that bad been so far away all ber life was hovering over her to- nlgbt. (To Be Continued). ' ! Romeo Improved i in Film Version Juliet Naturally Interesting—Other Roie Is Shortened, Improved By UOBBIN COONS Associated Tress Cortespomlnil HOLLYWOOD.-Leslie Howard tof London. New York and Hollywood) is not a star to measure a role's worth by Ihe celluloid footage it gols. If lie were, he would not lie playing Romeo ID Norma Shearer's Juliet. Rather extraordinarily, the reason he is doing Ihe film Homeo if the manner in which Scenarist Talbot Jennings, amputated the role. Trimmed it. perhaps, would be more accurate, for Howard conyiders that in the cutting Romeo has emerged a much stronger, more interesting character. Postponed "Hamlet" I'Yr weeks the actor, much wanted by Miss Shearer for the picture, was undecided. He had Shakespearean plans of hi.s own for the slai:e. hi.s own production of "Hamlet." When he read the script, however, he postponed his Broadway product ion. Now lie is intere.-ted in Homeo, for the rule itself as well as for its possibilities as a "load in" for a Howard "Hamlet." He ha snever "done" any Shakespeare before. "I would never consider doing Romeo oh the .staso," he explains. "Rarely have actors been outstandingly successful in the role, because Romeo is not nearly so interesting a character a;- Juliet. Kyrle. Bellew was an exception. I understand, and currently in London John Gailgooil is being exceptionally well received. But I always have had the feeling that Shake? pcure war more interested in Juliet, that Romeo was just the necessary foil." No Time tc Be Boring n Jennings' film version, however. Romeo's long discourses upon love have boon largely eliminated. Another long—and good-scene thai came out if that between Romeo and Friar Lawrence, in which the young lover is twitted kindly by the monk. "I rattier regret thai." .-ays Howard, "for it is a very human scr.no-hut il is best omitted, for it docs not advance I he play. Because of the culling, the character gains. I think he will show up belter for it. He won't have time- to become boring!" Borneo in the latter part of the play appeals to Howard more. After he believes hi.s bride dead, the character becomes some.wh;-! "Hamlet- like" —much simpler, of einnvrr. "but that," says Howard, "is belter for pictures." Ag'; iy not stressed in the Shcarer- Howard version of the play. Traditionally in their 'teens. Romeo and Juliet horo- will be merely young— "nobody really knows their ages in fact." according to Howard. "In ihcir later scenes, no child could think as they do." —•»» e «t» Sweet Home Bro. Harvey W. Riggs. a gospel minister from Camden, preached here Saturday night. Sunday morning and afte,rn:ion. Mr. and Mrs. Horace Pye and children moved Thursday near Caddn Gap. Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Carman. Mr. nnd Mrs. Lee House and Mr. and Mrs. Mont Harris are among these; recently moving into thi:, c-jimnunity. Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Yarberry and son, James ScwclJ. were Sunday dinner guests of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. S. A. Scwell. J. R. Huskey and Arthur Sewoll are ciectinj! new tenant houses. Will Campbell .'-pent Ihe week end with friends near C'addo Gap. Mis'. Aleeno Montgomery was the Wednesday night guest of her uncle M. H. Montgomery and Mrs. Montgomery. Mr. and Mrs. James Garner and lamily near Bkvin:;. were church vis- itory here Saturday nighl and Sunday nflorncmi. Mrs. M. II. Montgomery was shopping and visiting irlalive.s in Pri'.s- (ott Wednesday. Mi. and Mrs. I-arucM Spears of Hope.', spent Wednesday here with her parents. Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Lou. Mr. and Mrs. Bud Smith and family ol Prt.-se-dlt were church visitors here Sunday and dinner guest:; of Mr. and Mis. S. K. Yarberry. -«i» • <••— Old Liberty The pi oee( (Is made from the pit* supper Saturday night will be used for , Sunday sch:nl literatim'. i Elyon Harrison called on McCoy' Edwards Saturday id^ht. j Mr. and Mrs. Flank Shearer and Mrs. Guj Hicks railed on Mr. and Mrs. E. R. Calhoun Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Allen Downs were the Sunday guests cf Mr. and Mrs. Tom \ Downs of Columbus. j Mis.s Wihna Nc-al called on Miss ' Lola Hicks Sunday. | Mack Roberts spent Saturday night '. and Sunday wilh Herbert Lee Smith of Bright Star. ; Mrs. Gus Gilbert. Mrs. J. B. Hicks. Bculah and Carl Hicks, spent last wt'L-k end visiting relatives in Locks- burg. Mrs. T. F. Hicks railed on Mr.s. G. [ F. Shearer Tuesday. ; Mi.-,. S. B. Cobb called rm Mr. and • Mrs. Frank Cogbill ,;f Bright Star' Sunday. i Mrs. Mack Hicks and Miss Lola: Hick 1 : called en Miss Ruby Evans; [huisday of last week. Mr. Newton and C'hde. Parclue. visited friend-, and relatives of Washington Sunday. G. W. fJilhi-it of ncai Fulton spent Thursday ol la:.t v. uek with T. F. Hicks. Bio. Henry of near Washington will fill hi.s ivgular appointment here Sunday tin ruii!^ and Sunday night. Evciyoiii' i.-, invited lu attend. Politics Made Joe Humphrey! Sports ArenaVTop Announcj Veteran Has Introduced Champions to Boxing Aj ences All the Way from Sullivan to Braddoclf This is HIP first of six articles on Joe Humphreys, ilwlily of s; announcers By II'\UItY GRAYSON Sports, Editor, NBA Servlre NEW YORK.—There arc several versions of how Joseph Edward phrcys. daddy of sports announcers, was tagged "Ihe Beaut." The most popular is that Humphreys<f> was so labeled when, us a bartender j ..^ •* £ in his teens, ho drove a bar ">'i W0111/111 IS v through a plate-glass window with n TTV/111M/H *U k well-directed right when told to "chalk the drinks on the sole of your sole, m'lad. and walk 'cm off." Tin' fact is. however, that Joe Humphreys was called "the Beaut" because 1 ho was good-looking and possessed the best tenor voice in the Fourth Ward of New York's lower East Side. Joe the Beaut had the ccimplexon and skin of a girl and no other could sing "Maggie Murphy's Homo," "Paddle Your Own Canoe." and "As We Drink from Our Pint of Beer" quite well as he. He led all (|uartcts, and became quite a card at smoker:-. An orphan lit HI. bootblack, newsboy, and a page in Wall Street, little Joe Humphreys first came in direct contact wilh boxing as master of the old Nonpareil Athletic Club, situated over a stable in Oliver Street, in the late '8fl.s. At 15 ho was n bartender lit the corner of Park Row ancl Chambers Streets. Lalor Iv. 1 poured »l Mike Minden's. near Daly's Theater; Minden's at. Broadway Ferry; and at the White Light, near door to the Red Light, on Seventh Avenue, .jusl off 23rd Street. Loudest Voice Lands the Job Humphreys broke in as an announcer when he was 18 at a show arranged for the purpose of raising S250 for Nigger Tom Welch, a whit'-- man of bad habits who hung around the New York Produce Exchange, where Joe the Beaut paged brokers. "Drinking was one of Nigger Tom Welch's had habits," says Humphreys. "One night he bit one Hans Peterson and broke his jaw. They put Nigger in Television 1 j ritish Prepare to Lai Their First Visual Radio Broadcast;! LONDON— (A')— Wanted: A In! young woman, with boufl personality, ' rich, golden voicoj! lent figure, charming smile. Cji dinary memory, and "photi) features. To such a woman will Ho thoj ol being the first television anno in England. First tests at the British Broafl ing Company's new television at Alexandra Palace arc e> shortly. The woman chosen must be'1 tionally charming. |>g* "Her face." it has been annc "must photograph perfect must have a gor.d memory will not be able It) read nouncemenl;;. And .-"he muj with the approval of her ownj well as men." ie'et was lime to reward him. would accept no money. "We've gol to do soirethini' f( Beaut." said a Sullivan licutcni "He'd rather announce than idcnt," remarked another. "V Icm; out ihjit fienublican 1 and broke ins jaw. 1 ney pm nigger j o.ss oiu. ui,n ut.poijin.ui i—-. Tom in jail. II. looked tough for him. Put him in at the Broadway *& and Peterson said il could be squared for $250: (hat he wouldn't appear against him if he got that amount. We all thought a lot of Nigger Tom so we arranged a benefit at G.us Maiseh's (Tilt! Dutchman's) Little Casino, a combination beer parden. shooting gallery, and honky-tonk in New Bowery. "Good old Charley Harvey was the top announcer of the period. He was invited and so were Fred Burns, the Demosthenes of the Bowery, and Silver-Tongue John Parnell Dunn, but none of them showed up. I got the job because I bad the loudest voice." Joe Humphreys, now (13, has been in the announcing business, as he calls it. from that night to this, bill did not get the break in the line that made him famous until several years later. A Good Democrat Gets a Break Charley Harvey and hi.s handle-bar mustache held forth at the old Broadway A. C.. on Broadway near Eighth Avenue, then the fountain head of the btak-husting business. Harvey was a Republican. Young Humphreys worked hard for Big Tim Sullivan and Tammany in an election in Ihe late 'OOs. When it Joe Humphreys wa.s installed,; Broadway A. C. without del. thus really began the spcctac reer of sport's most celebrated piece. Humphreys has reeii more in action than any other ma: ever lived. In '15 years of anno] he has introduced the princi fully 20.000 battles. He has ho the hand of every heavyweight Dion—from John L. Sullivan to J. Braddock. Humphreys' stentorian voi been heard by more people are in the Un.led Stales. ofthousands have wailed breatK)$!Sly as he collected the slip? of r4f^te«| and judges, ancl walked to the lufifcy corner to hoist a mighty righl fis,t'Bnd shout, "Thuh Win-nnh!" NEXT:' Jot the Bc:iul lile Terry McGovcrn am! Sum Court Reporter I'unctua ATHENS. Texas?.—(/P) —T\vq; years of court reporting withoU' ing a single session of couit 1 record of Mrs. Winifred E reporter for of Texas. the third judicial Today's CCKNTKI) by .smart collar, jabot and culls in contrast, tho frock is suitable for most daytime occasions. Though tricky to looK \t. Ihe jabot and closing are easy to make. Use percale-, Kin^hail} , jr ehaialjray. Pallerns are sized :ili in 5:'. Si/.r :;s re(|iiirrH -I S-8-V!,. liirds of ::5-iucli material with 7-S yard rout raiiliilK. ^f To sticiiro a J'ATTKICN and STKP-IIV-STKP SKWINC Im STRUCT10NS, till out the coupon below, hciiin sun; to MKNTIODf I'HIO NA.MK (JF THIS NUWSPAPHK. 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