Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on September 11, 1939 · Page 2
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PAGE TWO onday, September 31, 1939 Hope Star of Hope. 1899; Ptesa, 1927. CoMoUdMad »nu«ry 18. ItB _ O Justice, Deliver Thy Hem Id From False Report! Published every •week-day afternoon try Star Publishing Co., Inc. C, S. Palmer St Alex H. Wushburn, at The Star building, ZUi-ZU Soutt •f ahmt street, Hope, Ark. _ C. fc. PALMER, President ALEX. H. WASHBURN, Editor and Publish** _ (AP) —Means Associated Press. (NBA)— Means Newspaper EnetCTprlse Aas'P. Subscription Rate (Always Payable to Advance): By cKy carrier, per w*e> tSc; per won* 85c; one year $6.50. By maU, fat Hempstead, Nevada, Howard LaFayrtte counties, $3.50 pet year; elsewhere $6.50. Member of The Associated Press: The Associated *TesS is exclusively en titled to the tise tot tepublication of all nevOs dispatches credited to it or noi otherwise credited in this paper and also the local news published herein. Charges on Tributes, Etc.: Charge will be mafle tor an tributes, cards of thanks, resolutions, or memorials, concerning the departed. Commercial nevra- papers hold to this policy in the news columns to protect their readers from «. feluge of space-taking memorials. The Star disclaims responsibility or tfce OT return of any unsolicited manuscripts. Let Housing Adjust Itself to the Pocketbook For 30 years the development of housing in this country tins been aground on this rock: it has not been possible to build houses cheap enough for the ordinary man to be able to afford them. This mass market of houses for the average workingman with an income of. say. S1000-S1500 a year, simply has not been touched. Such building as has been achieved in the home field ha.<i been generally In tfie S5000-and-up class. Anil that market is strictly limited. Now since it has proved impossible, clue to a variety of conditions, to brfag the cost of a house down to the range fo the 51300-a-year workman, why not build as much house as is within his range, and let him finish it himself, or finish it over a period of years as he is able? The usual estimate is that a man's house should cost him not above two years' salary. Very well. Why not build for that S1300-a-year man as much house as can be bought for S2600 and let him buy it at that figure? He has a debt on which he can see some reasonable hope of paying out. He has enough house to keep out the rain. And he can always improve, finish, add to the house as opportunity offers. That is a very practical approach to the housing problem. Many a city worker -Would be glad to move into a very rudemlntary house in the country where his children could be outside and where he could raise some fruits, vegetables, and poultry for himsefl or for pocket-money. He doesn't demand tiled baths, controlled air-conditioning, built-in laundry tubs, and double windows. For the sake of getting his own home, he is willing to "rough it" for a While, gradually finishing, enlarging, and improving his place. Nearly 50 houses have been built on a plan like this near Hammond, Ind. Neat and attractive on the outside, built with all-union labor as far as they go, these houses have provided a long-sought opportunity for many plain people to whom the vision of a $5000 house was a mere mirage. Each house waa for sale at any stage of its construction at which the buyer felt he could finish it himself, the cost proportionate. Union building trade workers, though such houses did not provide them with as much work as complete houses, realized that it was work that they would otherwise not get at all. The practical side of this plan is shown by one man who after a year decided to trade his house in on a larger one. He got $300 more for the house than, he- had paid, the difference representing improvements lie had made himself. This plan deserves study in every community. If the worker's pocketbook does not match the cost of housing, the cast of housing must match the worker's pocketbook. » t t> , THE FAMILY DOCTOR) T. I*. R60. 0. S. *>AT. By DR. MORRIS FlSItBEPJ Kdftof, Journal of the American Medical AsMcta«M, Mrt M Hygcln, the Health Magazine Students Dislike Buttermilk, Beer; Leeks, A-balone. Okra Mystify Thorn The old proverb ihat you can lend n horse to water but you cannot mnke it dvink applies equally well to human beings and the- foods they eat. When relief workers tried to prepare baskets oC food for Chicago families, they found the diet has to be suited to thf> appetites :ir!cl customs of (ho persons concerned. There is no use sending Uu-pe quantities of hi-rri»n to neffl'OS because they will not i>:it the fish. The Jewish, population will not eat salt pork. T1u> Amrnu;m population i.s out strong for macaroni and speghatti. The uruble-'iH of builJiny belter nutritional habits cannot be solved merely by telling people what is best, for them. Psychologists anil nutrition experts in Western Reserve University lit Cleveland made a study of fiy;-! students in three universities to find out wliieh foods f]it'\ disliked and which ones they liked, and w!iy. The students were instructed to disn-.ynrd the matter of i.'ookiiif;. hut tu cheek the foods purely ;u; to what they were. h turned out that the most disliked foods were the nriunis of the animal body like bruin, lung, and stomach. Next came alcoholic beverage.;, (hen shell fish and .strung juice vegetables. The 10 most disliked foods in order were buttermilk, brains, beer, yin whisky, beef liver, calf's liver, oleomargarine and pnrsnips. Omitting al- colohic beverages and the organs of animals, the il) -most disliked foods were buttermilk, oleomargarine, par.s- nips. eggplant, caviar, hovuinv. oysters, turnips rutabagas and elams." Interesting also wa.s the unfamilinrity of the- collei;e students with many sub- stances sometimes lijllcd us foods were; leeks, abalone, okra, endive, chard, caviar, lentils, rtittibagns, persimmons, and brains. Some of these foods were unknown in certain sections of the country. Others had nevef familiar with a wider assortment of foods than were men, but more men wore familiar With beef liver, hrondy, gin nnd whisky than were women. Students of Western Reserve and students of the University of California. The Western Reserve students were particularly opposed to hominy, Shell fish, sole, acocndo, artichokes, and Italian squash. Broccoli was the only food more unfamiliar to California students (him to thaw of the other universities. H was interesting to find out why some of the students disliked certain food. Some refused to ent rabbit or duck because «f senliVnenta) reasons. One woinun student disliked avocado because il reminded ho rof cold cream. Another student hncl an aversion to HIGHLIGHTS FROM LATEST BOOKS Worst of Witf Is Behind M«cs Liicrll'i /.achtiroff paints a sorry pk'tuvi' Cm- (ho noncombnUmt in imotlter world war in "This Is \Vnr" (Sheridan HUUKF: $2.."i(l>. /iielmroff calls his hunk "ovcrymnn's KUK\I> liiiuh niast and Uimli they liiMfd woolly. to modern warfare." Just why is indicated by this excerpt which shows the vcnl battle will tnUo (ilncc behind the lines: A wonnin student disliked Hums nnd tllows behind tl\e lines will be dealt )>y nvlatinn, mostly through powerful dt'molilion bombs, smaller incendiary projectiles, and particularly through ehemifiil weapons. French Scientist I.iiiiKevin (>sUin«tf}d it is sufficient to drop KM) lusn of poison substances on Pnris in order to envelop it withhi nh t hour In n ehemlciil oloud capable of Iwcnuso | suffonitinj; to denth nil the millions of men, women nnd children of that oysters bivnnse il oyster which shi reminded her <if mi • dissected in the Krt'iil miMropolis. To cnrry Ihk qtlnn- tl(y of bomlw only UK) heavy or 25ft niTriif! lire needed. Atfniu, the btirlerlnl Weapons OUR BOARDING HOUSE . . . with . . . MAJOR HOOPLE OUT OUR WAY most likely to bo despatched lo lhe\ deepest rear because their application at (he front holds the hazard of reverse fiction ngninst HIP perpetrators. Not only pnrnchiiliiig expeditionary forces, but also \nr,i>e detachments of infantrymen brought by the capacious modern nir transports ' live likely to ilpsci'iiil on the iloe)) roar's railroads, warehouses imtl industrial center;;. Not Die Jen.it .significiinl arming the 'media tiimptl nl the renr will be the moml pressure. Clcniuin General Mot/scli writes: "Five hundred thousand Icnflets srntlcred over ;i w/iVrciftn country mny prove more efficacious than hundreds of thousands of demolition bombs." Etftlnlly mighty i.s tin; method of pfrsunsion by radio. By J. R. WILLIAMS © ANSWER TO CRAHJUM ^''•^ MY WORD/ THE POTENTIALITIES TOfc :••//'}• MY NEW AUTOMOBILE INWEMTION ARE ASTOUNDING /JUST TO THINK, THERE WERE SQ.fOS^O T2E615TERED MOTOR VEHICLES IN) THE. UNITED STATES IN 1937 •*— LET'S SEE - —' THHRE. fAusT "BE WELL OVER 30,000,000 NOW —-^ SO.OOO.OOO TIMES TEN CENTS TOR rAY LITTLE OEVICH. EGAD' WHY IT'S STUPENDOUS/ WOULD i SAY/-— YOUVE'BEEN IN A DAZ.E ALL YOU OUT IN THE SUN A LOT ON YOU P. VAC ATI OWC mi Pago One game;; played I'i'oMcm There were follows: First series: A-B, A-f <\-D A-E. B-C. B-D, B-E. C-D. C-E " T3-E. E eliminated. '[Vu gamps.' Second series: A-E. A-C. A-D B-C_ B-D, C-D. I) eliminated'. Six games. Third series: A-B. A-C, B-C. C . eliminated. Three games. Fourth series: A plays ,-incl defeats B. One game. : MARTHA AAY DEAR,WHAT WOULD YOU THINK IP I HANDED ' MILLION GOLDEN DAZE AUTUMN HECES ALL OF TWS MOMEV YOU EARNED IN THE- SHOPS THIS SUMMER. OUT AND SPEND IT,' STUFP WITH POP, ICE CREAM , SHOWS., CANDY.., HAVE A GRAMP TIME-THEN LOOK AT VOURSELF IN TRAT GLASS - GOING TO SCHOOL ALL VEAR LOOKING LIKE A TELE6PAPM POLE IN A v GUNMV UH - WELL.I ONLY ACT PER A DOI.LA.R. BUT-I- WELL-X HEALLV PON'T IT-/M PACK X VVOIIT TAKE IT BOOTS AND HER BUDDIES Just a One-Man Gal By EDGAR MARTIN • "The More You Tell the Quicker You Sell" • * You Can Talk to Only One Man o Want Ads Talk to Thousands SELL-RENT BUY OR SWA? All Want Ads cash in advance Not taken over the Phone One time—3s word, minimum 30o Three ttoies—3%c word, minimum He Six times—6e word, minimum 90o One month—18c word, minimum $2.70 Rates sets for continuous insertions only. WANTED TO BUY—Highest Prices Paid for Second Hand merchandise, Children's Women's Men's. Patterson's Cash Store, East Second St. 7-Gtc For Rent FOR RENT—Modem 4 rorfm un- furnishe dapartment. Corner Fifth and | Pine Streets. See Chas. Baden 807 / West Sixth street. a.^tp \ '. ' FOR SALE or RENT-Two brick ' residences, just worked over through, out. Call 6li. g.^tp Lost LOST— One Pekingese brawn puppy. three months old. name "Fluff." Liberal reward. L. Hollomnn. Coca Coin Wanted NOTICE—We pay highest prices for Chickens, Eggs, and All types of junk Metals. T. P. Beard's Poultry House, near Frisco Depot. WILL PAY STRAIGHT SALARY) S35.00 per week, man or woman with auto, sell Poultry Mixture to Farmers. Euveka Mfg. Co., East St. Ixmis., 8_3tp Jill. 8-lp Plant. ll-3tp WELL-KNOWN BIRD Answer lo Previous Puzzle ! HORIZONTAL 1 Pictured red- breasted bird. C It belongs to the family. 112 To love. 13 One that roars y^ ; 14 Sketched. 15 To place in a row, 16 Driver's command. 17 A haunt. 13 Royal observatory (abbr.). 37 Girdle. 20 Railroad. 38 Unless. 21 Common verb 39 Doctor. 22 Electrical unit 40 Nothing more 5! Guides. 23 Pronoun. than. 24 Since. 41 Stopped the :>3 Fruit. .- noise of. :;8 Royal 43 Horns on treasury. horse's ft-et. ,1!9 Puts to hazard 45 Female 50 It is a good warbler or ,'i2 Morass. 33 To bow. 34 Embellishment. 36 I am. relative. 4fi Horse food. 47 Also. 48 To run away. 49 Island. VERTICAL, 1 Egyptian god. 2 Queerer. :J To perforate. 4 Wrath. 5 Dealer in news (pi.). ij Merchant, 'I Cavities, a Shov/or. 9 Coffin vase. 10 Prophetess. 11 Hour. 16 It lays a blue egg. 19 It nests in 21 Turkish title. 23 To employ. 24 To sum up. 25 Saucy. 26 Sea eagle. 27 Stupid and obstinate. 28 Yielding farina. 30 Name. 31 Strong wind. 32 To ruminate. 35 To tip. 37 To mystify. 39 To turn aside. 40 Lunar orb. 41 One that sues 42 Kind of cabbage. 44 Indian. 45 Malt drink. 48 Foot (abbr.). -19 Neuter pronoun. about 951) Jb.--. 11} years old. Fir.ir coining off on neck and shoulder W;ido McKlroy, Hope Route 2. No/tice ^ NOTICB-Tlio " PHANTOM KILLER" . . . '•;i<)01.'}" . . . i<; about to .strike! At the "New Thaler" . . . Friday - jnc , Saturday. -_^ ( THE LIGHTNING SPEAR! MISERVA, GODDESS OP BATTLE! ^ i i uvic BE JUST VOUR HEUM6T.' LIGHTNING STRUCK A.JAV. SURE ENOUGH WHEN THAT MIGHTY GREEK IGNOREP THE TWENTIETH CENTUR.Y MS IN OQOLA'S HAND HOLE iHT THRU HELMET' It's Okay With Ooola By V. T. HAMLIN OH, MINERVA, FORGIVE us OUR BLIND, MORTAL &LUNOERIN&. EVER THE DIVINJE FRIEND OF THE GREEKS, YOUR LEAST WHIM \^ OUR. COMMAND.. -i WE ARE VOUR SLAVES.' MINERVA, EH? HM~! SHE MUST BE A PERSON OF SOM£ IMPORTANCE TO S* OKAV.' /I'LL JUST BE k MINERVA! WASH TUBES Yes, Maybe They Will By ROY CRANE Washington Gin Company is and wrapping up to 525 pound bale" S.T50 All bidex over 525 pounds, ad- ! ditiunal Ic a pound. Also .store your i Seed. A. N. Stroud will haul bales' into ' Hope Compress for 25n each. A. N Stroud, Washington, Ark. Sept 5-lm Services Offered SERVICES OFFERED-See Hempstead Mattress Shop, 712 West Fourth, '-" new and re-built. Phone Paul for ubb GSS-J. August 2fi-lm -SERVICES OFFERED-Expert Radio Repair Service and replacement parts. All work guaranteed. Radio Service. Phone 800. Ray Allen. 28-tf Want It Printed We'll have a printing expert call on you, and you'll have an economical, high quality job. Whatever your needs, we can serve them. Star Publishm COMPANY "Prlntiiig That Makes an Impression" IT JU5T OCCURRED TO ME, RUSV , WW&E THOSE ROCKS J DIDN'T KILL TUBBS AND EASY AFTER ALL VEH. MA.VB6 NOT MAVBE THEV'UL BE COMING UP THE TRAIL AFTER THAT BEAUTV SECRET, VET. OBOV: WHERE'D VA SET TH' SWELL MARDl 6RAS DUDS PROM A GIRL FRIEND. SHE DOES LAUMDR.V FOR THE HOLY MEN. FRECKLES AND HIS FRIENDS No Remarks OH> JUNE, DEAR. i W/SM YOU AMD SPEED WOULD PLEASE HURRY OVER. FOR. THE REHEARSAL/ WE'LL. PIGHT MRS WET KNOW WHAT HAVH By MERRILL BLOSSER MRS. BRIGGS-—MRS. BRIGGS ? ISNT sue THE IvA I MISTER'S WIFE ? / THEY'RE C3ONNA GfcT MARRIED,. ALL RIGHT / see ---j: TOLD IT WAS C5OHMA HAPPEN' ' 1 MEVEft. X SHE'S THOUGHT ) A TWO- JUME WOULD CROS3ER- OO THIS TO / A— A-/ TIMER ---THAT'S WHAT SHE s/ STICK "TO REPORTING. FUZZV NEVER. M'ND TRYIMS To BE A COMMENTATOR. I RED RYDER ERVICE. INC. T. Ml. HEC. 0. S. P<t.6f F. To Late? RYDER FIGH1S Sl WlTM OOE.. THE ; BANDITS OPEM FIKE ON THE. THE 5OLt> PACK. ,LITTLE BEARER, DU/NLESS -RE.D ~~iEfi CAM HE.V.P MY MEN BELOW LEL AU. 0k KEELED.' FORGET JOE.' VjE KEEL ALL THE: By FRED HARMAN (You

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