Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on September 9, 1939 · Page 3
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.3'epfenib'er 9)' ivirs. Sid Henry Telephone 321 Sonic (,'iuis« Vnitr Own "It is n piteous tiling I" ho Knlistcd in IKI cause :i dill." Then make so'mc cause your uwn And, if yon must, pretend, I'rr.suado, yam-self, defend With heart and iniiul uml hone Whatever flag you chouse From out (ho world's wide scope; Givo il .vour fnitl), your hope, nit-pfl for ti, die—bill use Ymirslef to some avail; Enlist your will mi dslrength Unio whatever length. And eve nif you fnil You will no! fare so ill As if you were content Ajicl dull and indolent And never cured id idl! —.Selected. The Y. W. A.. First Bapfist elnireli will observe its Slate Mission season ol Prayer on Wednesday evening ill 7 :») ;il the home of Mrs. Willurd McDowell in Spring Hill. Girls desiring transportation will ineel ;il the church "t 7 o'eloeU. CHURCH NEWS Tho W. Mi U., First Baptist church will meet m the church at 2:30 Monday afternoon fro its Missionary program. There will be an interesting program on "Enlistment and- Personal Service" with Circle No. 4, presiding. Pluws« note tell chunge in time for mt'oling. Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Spears announce the arrival of a littlo daughter, Thursday SepUimbor 7th, at Julia Chester hospital. After a suiiunor's vacation with relatives and friends in Memphis, Tenn., and Uika, Miss., Mrs. Irma Deane has returned homo to resume her duties as Commercial Teacher in the Hope High School. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Taylor announce tho. arrival of a little son at the Jullii Chester hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Billy Bob Hcrndon had as Friday overnight guest, Mr. Otto Buzzhart of Vicksburj!. Miss. ST. MAKIC'S SI'ISCOI'AI, Morning prayer .service by Lay Header at 11 o'clock. I'lUST I5APTIST William It. Hamilton, I'aslor A scries of sci'nions on the pie- turcsiiue character of John the Bap- list will be opened Sunday morning by the pastor preaching on: "A Powerful Preacher with a Sensational Message." This message will be delivered at the 1U:55 .service. It is hoped I hut all church-goers who have been taking ;\ vacation will accept Hie opportunity Sunday of rneewing this worthy habit. Sunday school i):45. Haplist Training Union at 7. Kvi-niii).; service at H with ."•crnioii on "The Voice of Inexperience." A cordial invit.iii(,n is extended the jmolir to aiiend Fi,-,,, Baptist church. Hope <;<ispcl Tahernacle. Iii'V. O. M. Hubbard, pastor of the Assembly of Gd Church in Te.virkana, will fill the pulpit at the Gospel Tn- bcrnacle. bulb Sunday morning and night in the absence of the pastor, Hev. James 10. Hamill. who is attending the twenty fifth anniversary General Council of the Assemblies of God, in Spi-int-field, Mi>. Tho Sunday .School will begin at 9:45 ^Tlu- Sunday school will begin at !);45, The devotional service will be conducted at 11 a. m., by Rev. Hubbard. The evening service will begin at 7:45 p. m. The public is urged to take advantage of this opportunity to hear the Hev. Hubbard. NEW LAST TIME SATURDAY /ANE GHEY'S "RANGLE RIVER" • AND WALLACE BERRY - in "PORT OF 7 SEAS" — ALSO — First Chapter Now Serial "llamlevils Of (heUed Circle" SUNDAY - MONDAY .ilk ALAN CURTIS • RALPH MORGAN ALSO SELECTED SHOUTS AND LATEST NEWS EVENTS ADM. SUN. Hie & 15c MON. IMAT. lOc Night lOc & 15c Clearance Summer Dresses A real savings at 90G-S1.99 LADIES Specialty Shop BOLTS AND ROUND BLOCKS We arc now in the market for White Oak, Overc-up, Post Oak, Red Oak, and Ash Heading Bolts. Also Round SWEET GUM Blocks. For prices and specifications Apply lo: Hope Heading Co. I lojit 1 , A i kaiusas Phone 245 Miss Kathryn Rising of Toxarkmia is spending this week visiting with hur uncle, Tom McLarty and Mrs. McLurty. Mr. and Mrs. J. Finley Ward wore 1'Viday visitors in Texarkana. Mrs. O. L. Reed will return Saturday night from a few days visit with Mr. and .Mrs. Dwight Blake in Mimic.' La. STANDINGS Southern Association Ott Believes in Signs On Fences; Joe DiMaggio Aims at .400 Hitting Ry IIAnilY PtUAYSON NRA Service Sports Editor NKW YORK-Out fielder* have to their fences well. Knowledge filings finest know of walls is one of (lie many that make Joe DiMaqgio (be flychascr in Ihe majors. Mel OK plays balls off the tricky right field barrier of (lie Polo Grounds according to where they bit on the lettering of a sign. Once (he lettering was changed and it. look the Louisiana Larruper weeks to ascertain the now angle*. Another nulfieldinj! quality of DiMaggio and Oil il their apparent lack of fear of crashing into a wall. "Them is nothing on my mind bnl Ihe catch when I go after a ball," says DiMaggio. "I always know ju«l about how far I am standing from a wall. Consequently when I have to run back and keep looking at (he ball 1 always know when I have to start thinking about the fence. Sometimes I go far back and the ball without even thinking about the fence. "I knew I was pretty far from the concrete wall in dead center field when Hank Greenberg came to bat on OIK; occasion this season, so when he hit (lio hall I just turned my back to the infield and ran as fast as I could. .While still running I looked over my shoulder for the and kepi running. I caught it abonl 10 feet from the fence." DiMiiggio Fooled on Hall Just Once This Season DiMaggio asserts that ho has been fooled on a ball just once this year, it was on a drive from (lie bat of'Jeff Heath of Cleveland in Yankee Stadium. "I was playing for Heath just about where I was when Greebei'K hit his," explains (he Yankee luminary. "Greenberg's ball came down while I wa:> running after it, but Heath's didn'l. It kept sailing and I kept running. That's what fooled me. Heath's ball :an ieil farlher (ban I thought il would. "I hit (he fence just as 1 caught it. Fortunately I hit the wooden section, not (he concrete part. That ball wns hit a liltlo harder than Greenberg's. Anyhow, Hank's was easier to.judge," DiMaggio labs low line drives that keep sinking rapidly when hit straight at an outfielder as the hardest to snag. "You have to tear in quickly for them with your bands close to the ground," 'ie points out. "As for the catch, you ither do or you don't." Fenway Pnrlt Presents' Most ' ' Difficult Field The most difficult center field for DiMaggio and his tremendous stride is Fenway Park, Boston. The field lias a slope to it and there is a corner Unit has lo be kept in mind all the time. Baseballs carom cru/ily off Fenway Park fences. DiMaggio expects Charley Keller, his young teammate from the University of Maryland, to give him the stiffcst scrap for the major league batting championship in 1940. DiMaggio lias had to hit around .5000 recently to outbat Keller. "Keller going to bat right in front of me has been an inspiration," he smiles. DiMaggio's current ambition is lo bo Ihe first Yankee to bat .400 for a season. That would bo quite an honor considering Ihe fact that a lot of fair country swatters, including George Herman Ruth and Henry Louis Gehrig, have taken uniforms. Present indications are that Joe DeMaggio will join the .400 in October. No ball player would wear this added luurel more gracefully than the big Italian lad with the rhythmic swing. cuts in New York Clubs iv. Memphis 83 ChnUnoogn Nashville .. Atlanta Knoxville .... Little Hock Birmingnam New Orleans SI 8,'i 80 78 57 L. (Hi 65 07 117 72 81 8(i 89 Pet. .557 .555 .553 .f>5.| .520 ."153 .-127 .390 Friday's Results Memphis 5-21, Knoxville <{-'>. Games Saturday No games scheduled. National League Clubs Cincinnati St. Louis Chicago Brooklyn New York .... Pittsburgh ... Boston Philadelphia W. 77 . 73 71 . C7 65 5» . 57 40 L. 49 54 (il 60 lid 70 70 87 Pet. .Gil .575 .538 .528 .520 .-IG5 .44'J .315 Fridny's lU-siilts Brooklyn ll-3 i Philadelphia 0-1. Cincinnati 5, 'Pittsburgh 2. St. Luois 10, Chicagi 3. New York-Boston, rain. Games Saturday New York at Boston. St. Loois at Chicago. Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, Phildelphia at Brooklyn. American League Clubs w!L"! Pel New York !)4 38 .712 Boston 7l> 55 .580 Chicago 75 57 .568 Cleveland 70 liO .538 Detroit 09 (>2 .527 Washington 5'J 7-1 .444 Pheldelphia . .46 84 .354 St. Louis 35i 1)4 .271 Friday's Kesults New York 4, Boston I. Phildelphia 5, Washington 4. Cleveland 12, St. Louis 1. Only games played. Games Saturday Washington at New York. Chirago at Detroit. Boston at Phildelphia. Cleveland at St. Louis. Tennessee Boasts Well-Balanced Team, Tulane, 'Bama Are Strong SPARTANGBURG, S.C. -(.4')—Police are seeking a very considerate thief. He removed a large plate-glass window from En store without breaking it and took only $2 from a well- stocked cash register. Nothing else was missing. A golf ball leaves the club at a speed of about 180 feet a second when hit by the average golfer. HALTS SUNDAY - MONDAY BOBBY BREED SALLY BLANE in — WAY DOWN SOUTH — PLUS — ATHLETIC ODDITIES VIKING TRAIL GLASS SLIPPER Hy JERRY BRONDFlELn NA Service Sports WritKcr Tennessee is expected to dominate the Dixieland gridiron picture again, but (hero's much more than Major Bob Neyland's Vuls to consider. Football in Ihe south should hil a high peak as (lie balance of power lilts a little mure evenly both in the Southeastern and Southern Conferences. Tennessee, defending champion . of the former circuit, has two dangerous contenders to beat off in Tulane and Alabama. Duke, kingpin of the Southern Conference, .should experience greater competition than ever before from ils neighboring rival, North Carolina. The Vols lost Bowdcn Wyatt and George Gunter. regular ends, but there damage due to graduation ceases. All-American George Cafegu, Bob Fo.xx, Sam Bartholomew and Len Coffman are the same quartet of ball- luggers which ate up ground a year ago. The center trio of Jim Hike i Bob Suffridge and Ed Molinski might be called (he toughest in the land. Only Three Regulars Lost at Tulane Red Dau'son also is exceptionally well fixed at Tulane. Only three regulars were lost. Twenty Icltcrmen return. Paul Krou- ger, veteran quarterback, and Buddy Banker, younger brother of the illustrious Billy, spark (he attack. Two All-America possibil^.ies—Bill Kir- chcm. tackle, and Ralph Wen/.cl. end- head things up from. Alabama lost Joe Kilgrow and Charley Hilm among others, but Frank Thomas will have the Crimson Tide at full flood if he can develop a little aid for the brilliant Herky Mo.sley. The line averages close lo 200 pounds. Auburn, with plenty of veleran backfield materal on hand t will be dangerous if Jack Meagher can replace serious line losses. Allyn McKeen, starling in new at Mississippi State, will be rebuilding with none to rusey prospects. Mississippi lost Parker Hall but comes up with a stronger line than it had a wear ago. Sophomore Merle Hapes, (bird of three great brothers from California, may supply a punch. Ramlilin' Wreck in Need if Repairs- Wallace Bulls, another new face in Dixie coaching circles, is fortunate in having backs like Vassa Cale and Jim Fordham at Georgia. He needs only reserves u\\ front. Georgia Tech i-s in .somewhat dismal shape with its entire line cleaned out by graduation.. Ken Kavanaugh. pass-snatching end, is the only brillant spot, in ibe Louisiana State line and Bernie Moore is beset by a major backfield problem. Vanderbilt has veteran backfield strength but a somewhat green line. Kentucky seems to be long on quantity but a little short on quality. Flordia At Wife-Husband Trade Trial June-Davis marriage swap case is being heard in Lapeer, Mich., court. George Davis and Clarence June divided their 14 children equally; Mrs. Juno went to live with Davis, Mrs. Davis went to live with June. The principals like it; the state objects. Above, George Davis, center, and Mrs. June, with their attorney, Herbert Smith. RAISING A FAMILY Let Boys Work Out Their Own Salvation With "The Gang" will have to wait awhile. Duke will miss Eric Tipton's ed> ucaled kicking and Bob O.Marn': plunging but if the Blue Devils cai (urn out a couple of tackles and; ; center to replace Dan Hill, they'll be ready. Bear Wolf appears well fixed a North Carolina, with George Stirn weiss and Jim Lallane heading the attack. North Carolina State will cause; a lot of annoyance but strength. Clemson, sparked by Banks McFadden and Lowell Bryant; .two great backfield performers, expects its besti team in a decade. iiovith Carolina lost too much by graduation and ineligibilily. Wake Forest will match anyone in its loop with its first eleven but lacks re-" nerves. The remaining institutions show little impsovemcnt if any. In this category fall Virginia, Maryland, Davidson, Washington and Lee and Furman. -•»•. . German Navy (Continued from Page One) i Dear. Mrs White: So many of the letters that I get from mothers this summer deal with neighborhood problems so I am answering yours in the hope il may help others. You explain the situation of your 11-year-old boy very clearly, and let me say, his experience is duplicated all over the country. To review it briefly: Buddy has been practically boycotted by the crowd because' of something that happened before the close of the school year. He was blamed .'for something you say he did not do, and you found the others shunning him. You spoke to several mothers about the unfairness of it 'all, and that only made matters worse. I am taking it for granted that you are correctly informed about Buddy's innoneence. At any rate, as most boys get into hot water at one time or another, the offense could not have been .serious enough to make the crowd turn on him, without cause. The ringleader, you write, has never been a friend of Buddy's. It looks ™* Was Mmeth]n 8 lo hat needs reserve do nol bj(ftne yw , n (he , Mgt {o[ . trying to mak other mothers see the odd destroyers, and that anti-submarine tactics are more effective now than they were in the last war. No one here, of course, has anj exact knowledge of the naval plans of either side and the predictions above made are assumptions based on strategic considerations and knowledge of (he general picture. It is not known here where Gpr- m'muny's fleet it—whether in the Baltic or the North sea—nor is it known whether any German cruisers 01 pocket battleships are so situated as to be able to slip out and become roving commerce destroyers, a la the Emden. Possibly the sinking of the Athenia points the way this phase of the war will go. The one thing the experts here feel pretty sure of is that there won't be a real clash between (he rival fleets— principally, as they see it, because it would be suicide for the Germans to come out and suicide for the British 1" so in. It has been estimated that not moix than 2 per cent of the 3,000,00 lepers in the world are in leprosariums. Grizzly bears can attain a speed of o'5 miles per hour. truth, yet I have found that when a mother gets in, it seldom helps the . If Buddy could work back into the good graces of- the gang through his own wits, it would mean a great victory for him. There is nothing for man or boy like winning over enemies on his own responsibility. But if he cannot do this, or is un- nce there your up other friends, or just playing alone. is no heart use of your, eating, out by watching him take Crowds AJ-C Hard to Buck We mothers are great people to set up a plan for our children. We say, "Johnny must be popular in a certain crowd or he is a failure." That is the shortest cut to misery that I know. Many children are happier out. of a crowd. They cannot adjust themselves to a lot of personalities at one time. They may be far more miserable in a gang than out of it. What such a child will feel, however, is that he is hurting us by being at large, so to speak. But about the crowd. If they really are persecuting Bud and hectoring him. and he won't fight back now, being trained otherwise, I should cer tainly forbid all contact. Either that or move. Sincerely yours, Olive Roberts Barton . arty is in fact an organized, fully-instructed agent in the United States of the Russian government. Chairman Dies says 'the committee has in readiness at least 25 witnesses, including a number of "high-ranking ex-party people,'-' Through their sworn testimony, the committee expects to demonstrate—that the party comes under the law requiring foreign propaganda agents to register in this country with the Department of State. "I think we'll gel enough evidence to justify the government in holding them to strict accountability as a foreign espionage agency," Dies says. "Since the Russian government joined hands with Hitler we've got a much better chance to get the government to help us. Previously I used to encounter a good deal of sympathy for. Russia among people in key positions here, but those people are beginning to feel differently now.'' Want Bund to Register Chairman Dies and oilier members of the committee are convinced they will have little difficulty in proving their case. They expect to be able to present the same sort of proof in regard to the German-American Bund which they say should also be compelled to register. To date the Department of Justice is maintaining an air of interested inactivity in this matter. If definite proof can be-dug up by the Dies committee, the department would move swiftly to force the party—or the Bund —to register. Refusal to obey the law would render leaders of an organization liable to fines of. 51000 and prison terms of two years, / Committee members believe that if the Communist Party could be compelled to register it would be almost completely crippled as far as its activities in this country are concerned. They predict that such organizations as the American League for Peace and Democracy, which are not strictly Communist, organizations but in whose activities the party has played a leading role, would draw completely away from the party; that the "united' front" of leftirt and labor groups which the party has worked to build up would collapse; and that the left-wing group in the government service would be unable any longer to show any friendship for the Communists. Dies Will Call Professors Meanwhile, the Dies committee also proposes to undertake a continuing exercise in propaganda analysis. Chairman Dies plans to call as a committee witness Prof. Harold D. Lasswell of Yale to tell the committee all about the technique of foreign propaganda. Madagascar is the fifth largest of the islands of the world, with an area ot 228.000 square miles. Accuses Leader oil Silver Shirts Bruce Catton Says: Dies Feels Registration Will Kill Communist*Party By BRUCE CATTON NEA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON—The Dies committee on un-American Activities is preparing what it hopes will be a knockout blow against the Communist Party in America. It hopes to prove conclusively—and © it will start shortly after it gets through examining Earl Browder—that the As Dies committee continues Fascist investigation at Washr ington, Robert Barker, above, investigator tor committee, testifies that William Dudley- Pelley, head of Silver Shirts, allegedly- diverted to his personal account more than 5300,000 Crom.prtnling firm he organized- Florence, Italy was the site o£ the first fireworks display on record. The event was during the thirteenth century. The elm is the most typically America of all American trees. GOOD NEWS We have been short on Milk for the past week, and arc sorry to have been late with some of our Deliveries. Business lias increased faster than our supply. We, tin's morning have taken on a new milk producer that- can furnish us 200 quarts a day, so now we are sure of plenty of milk wllh our present supply, until October 1st. By then we will have new producers. We are grateful for your assistance in helping mnke Hope's newest industry a success. HOPE CREAMERY AND DAIRY CO. Phone 9.1S win. R. Ramsey The way she has been losing the decisions in most of her recent skirmishes. China is doing right to pursue a war strategy of avoiding decisive battles. Married Life Swapper on Trial Modernize Your Home With A NEW BATHROOM! EASY FHA TERMS HARRY W. SHIVER IPUJMBING PHONE 259 June-Davis marriage swap case is beinj; heard in Lapecr, Mich., court. George Davis and Ckirenco June divided their 14 children equally; Mrs. June went, to live with Davis, Mrs. Davis went to live with June. The principals like it; Hie state objects. A.bove, Clarence June, center, and Mrs. Davis with their attorney, Kenneth Smith. YOU HAVE A Son or Daughter In College This Year? Remember that they are interested in events and people in Hope. The columns of the Hope Star will renew their acquaintance with home town people and their activities. Send Them The HOPE STAR Months $<%75 9 Hope Payable in Advance Star

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