Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on January 16, 1936 · Page 3
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Hope, Arkansas
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Thursday, January 16, 1936
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Thursday, January 16,1936 HOPE STAR, MOPE, ARKANSAS A Wicker Basket for the Air-Crash Dead Mrs. Sid Henry Telephone 821 Mny every soul that touches mine, it the slightest contact, get thcrc- from some good,— Rome little Rrnco, one kindly thought, One nspirnliori, yet tinfclt, one bit of courage For the darkening sky, one glcnm of , f.ilth To brave the thickening ills of life, One glimpse of brighter skies beyond the gathering mists. To make this life worthwhile, And heaven n surer heritage. —Selected (By rttRucftt). The Hops Garden club will meet nt 3 o'clock Friday afternoon at the home of Dr. EtUi Chnniplin, S mlh Elm street. Mrs. E. E. White will lend Ihc- program. — i— Mrs. C. M. Agce led a most interesting program on the Kirst Nntiona' I'nrlnd of Airerican Literature at the Wednesday afternoon mci'tini? if th' Biy View Hcndt'ii; club at (lie home of Mrs. Fanny Garret! on West Second street with Mrs. Wnllncu R historians of the period. Tlic program closed with Miss Mamie Twite-hell re- ! viewing Edward Everett Hide's pow- ; crful story, "The Man Without n ! Country." A classic (hot deserves its ; fume from the truthfulness of its! •style and the impressive lesson it con- j '•cys. No better sermon upon patrio- !l ;m hns ever been prcnched. Follow•nt: the program tlic hostesses served a delicious dessert course with sailed nuts nnd cookie. 1 !. i Misses Mary Louise and Zllphn Keith were Wednesday visitors in Te-xarknna. Mrs. R. T. White. Mrs. E. P. Stewart, Mrs. Jack Etewart and Miss Elizabeth Bornier were hostesses en Wednesday ftcrnoon nt the. White home at a mast attractive bridge party honoring •'-•- Hirhard Forster a recent bride. Bridge was pluyed from five tables with Mrs. Philip Dulin and Mrs. E. - TMrWil'iams winning the favors. Ihe honorec was presented with a lovely gift. Following the name, the Rogers us ar.ristant hrstrss. In the ah- j i, .-nes-es served a most tempting sal- senrc of the president Mrs. E. E. j ;u ( C0 urse with hotr-)lls and saltcu While, the meeting WHS opened by I nutc, and coffee. Callers for the IOT the vice president Mrs. Hugh Smith, i nollr were Mrs. W. G. Allison, Miss and the minut. s of the previous meet- j Helen Griffin and Mrs. Sid Henry, Inc ucn; road by Miss Mnmie Twitch- j jvj, ls j cr Eddie Stewart and young B;ir- cll. Roll call roKp-msi.-s were quota- | rv Stewart, tions from Mime writer cf tho first National Period. Mr:;. Agoc told c-f the change in the new intellectual life of New England produced namel> _ _ i. _ Carter Gibson, formerly of Hope 1 , and without whom the Golden An- ••iversary celebration of the John S. Outstanding certificates have A maturity value of $3,464,998,330. Against theso are Hens totaling $1,783,144,548 for loans made by the government and banks to 3,026,190 veterans. Of that sum, tho veterans' administration estimates that $1,476,597,148 represents the principle of the loans nnd $286,547,400 tho interest. Some Not To Be Cashed Prescott News n Brief Fire un undetermined origin destroyed the home of "Daddy" Hall, re- By deducting the principle sum of lired railroad man of this place late the loans from the maturity value, the | Wednesday. estimated total payment as provided ! The Beasley Band company of Tex for in the united veterans bill is $1,- jarkana met (he boys of Prescott Tues 988,391,182. ' Hay afternoon and those that wer If the provisions of the united vet- interested in band work bought in orans bill are enacted into law, and struments and soon we are hoping veterans who have 'not borrowed on have a good band here, their certificates are permitted to j i he liquor problem was taken u leave them with the government up- i by th e board of election commission on an interest bearing basis, it is cs- (TS- w. 3. Martin, F. E, Murrah ani timaled that 500,000 such certificates with an average value of $1,000 each, or a total value of n half a billion dollars, will not be cashed. The fewer certificates cashed, the less would be the immediate expenditure. The measure introduced by Representative Vinson and known as the Vinson-Palman-McCormack bill, auth- J. K. Prescott. They said the case could not be tried unless they opene the ballot boxes and that they ha< no authority to opeh thesfe boxes. For that reason they dismissed the case, lacking jurisdiction; and declined to disturbc their former certificate showing the result of the election. The county judge had no vi, S o.i-r-in,-,.-m^o,,.,^n U .,,.«uu,-, jurisdic(ion an( , ordere<i the of j gina ; ori.es '^mediate cash paymcn of ihe > crtificate madc by the clcc(ion * om _ bonus, but offers 3 per cent interest as an additional attraction to veterans until by mission recorded and that will bai the sale of liquor 60 days after Jan uary 14. not cashing their certificates 1945. The "united front" bill providcs.no wav of financing the bonus payments., ... .Tnrescntative Patman of Texas, ; crdered out United States troops t author of the bill passed in the last evlct lhc "cnus marchers. They wei i session but vetoed by President Rooso- driven Irom Uieir improvised huts ir by a sense of mitbnnl pride, tho ri.se ; Gibson Drug Company would not "• cf n liberal theology anil the lilera- turcs ol other c< untries, dividing them into the political group including the orators, the historical and the fcolastic group including the pools, novelists aiid essayists. Mrs. Arch Moore- di.Scus.scd the political group tdling inleersting facts about the- ora- t'.rs, loll'jwed by Miss Maggie Bell giving interesting facts in tho lives of i W. H. IVe.seolt, John Lowthorp Motley and yeorpe- Bancroft, chief have been complete k-ft Wednesday night for hi-s home in San Angelo. , Texas. i --(-- ' ! The Edith Thompson class of the j First Methodist Sunlay school will have a social meeting at 7:30 Fridnv , nipht nt the church, with group No. 2 j as hostesses. As a fitting close to the celebration i of the fiftieth anniversary of the John | S. Gibson Drug Company, held in this | city on Wednesday, Mr. and Mrs. Gib- | son were hosts on Wednesday cvcing ! at n beautifully appointed turkey din- i ncr at their home on Division street. • A green and pink color scheme was | beautifully developed in the table , decorations and appointments and | also emphasized in the salad and des- • tert courses. Tlic guests were seated j jut two long tables which were- centered with bowls of lovely sweet pea:: nnd ferns in the chosen colon nolo, American More photos from the crash of "The Southerner" on (In- American Airlines iit (imulwln, Ark., Tuesday night. Long wicker baskets, like the one norm, were brought into (he slushy .swamp FO that slroiiR men crililtl gather up the mangled re. mains—nil that cr.ulcl be found of the 17 persons who luul left Memphis so fearlessly IS minutes lie- fore. One of Ihe powerful engines was only a pile of junk. Only a few minutes before that engine, had roared a eotirageous challenge to the mighty Mississippi River as the plane Kive-pt wc.-lwiinl. Then .soiir.-- thlng happened! Payment of Bonus (Continued from page one) I'll be 'coin' you— RUN. MON. TUES. — and I'ememher M'crc'll be n matinee liVEKY clay nf— "THE LITTLEST REBEL" flanked by green tapers in gleaming softly ainon« the flowers. Seated at the two tallies were members of the Gibson families, and the following out Airlines said Wednesday thiil be-fore the- accident near Goodwin. Ark.. Tuesday night, its planes had traveled Kli.G03.000 passcnccr miles •<nd carried 246,400 persons without n experts to investigate the American ¥' "-•-•-•• • — .. i i i CAJIUI ic- tu iiivuMif,<iLi; uic /\inui it»ui ,,. Mr. and Mrs Gibson n! ' d :l!> I Airlines disaster m-ar Gowlwiii, Ark.. nichcon . guests^ Wednesday atthe S<M . R dispatched Ei. C p.nc L. lolol 'Barlow, £>TC. S " a ^ r ^ ss - S 'J- Vidal. air commerce chief, to head the NOW LIGHT-HEARTED ROMANCE GETS A JOLT! And who! ci grand new heart-throb William Powell has picked to share a thousand laughs and thiills!-, x . : ,..>r""*~- cf town cue-sis, that came to the city ; lala ijty. for the> anniversHry celebration, Oliv- [ ' or Geisclinan of the- United Drug Co. - ;>f St. Louis, Mo.; Dave Holt, stale j A i» u// ji n g Accident rci.resenU.tivc- of the. Rexall Co, Little WASH 1NG'1ON ~(A')- The fiovern- Rock, and Roljcrt O Neill. leader of n Wc( , n( ._ s(1 ordcl . c(1 six . ivi . llion the Henderson State Teachers prche-s- tni. luncheon Hotel 'Ba -, - - », • i Brncy. Harry Lnwson P. Bntc. Mr. and Mrs. Roy Chamberlain all of Little Rock. A very delightful meeting of t he- American Logion Auxiliary was held on Wednesday afternoon at the home of A. H. Wade in Blevins. Following the regular routine of business a social hour was held at which time, the hostess assisted by Miss Flora Cotton served a tempting plate lunch with coffee. veil, and providing for payment of the .ull value of the certificates in new United States currency, hopes to get the payment authorized first and then have his "greenback" plan of payment adopted. Had Ecarly Start Settlement of the bonus will remove one of the most troublesome issues in American politics. The armistice hardly had been signed on November 11, 1918, when bills began'to pour into the rpcciving baskets of hotisc and senate proposing that something bo clone for the.4.000,- 000»mcn whoshortly. would return to civilian life. Since then there have been presented to the house 474 bills and to the senate 124 bills dealing with ..he question of adjusted compensation for World war veterans. . Congress passed a measure within j 3 few clays after the end of the war giving each honorably discharged veteran a cash grant of $60 which was laid him as he left the service. The "Bonus March" In 1924, over President Coolidge's ; /eto, the adjusted service compensation act, now in effect, was passed by congress. Veterans were given certificates with provisions for payment at death of the holder or 20 years after issuance. The computation was •nadc at the rate of $1 a day for service at home and ?1.25 a day for. service overseas. The "bonus battle" has been marked by bitterness and even physical violence. In .1932, the now historic 'bonus march" was made upon the capital. Hundreds of World war veterans invaded Washington and bivouacked themselves almost within the shadow of the capitol dome. On July 28, 1932, President Hoover the most impressive military demonstration Washington has seen in years. Tcmoricw—Veto Battles. Carter Gibson to Fly Back to Texas Returning to San Angelo '^ Prom Father's 60th An- ; niversary Here Carter Gibson, who participated ifi is father's 50th anniversary In the •ugstore business here Wednesday, t for Fort Worth Wednesday night. .Ie will attend to business matters Port Worth Thursday and will leavg' .ere Thursday night on an ah* liner jund for his home in San Angtlo, 'exas. Mr. Gibson owns and operates a rugstore at Ean Angelo. 200 WINTER DRESSES Featured In Our Special Close-Out S-A-L-E and LADIES'S Specialty Shop Prices For Friday and Saturday—January 17-18. Mr J. D. Bowden announces the marriage of his daughter, Anna Belle, to Mr. J. F. McClaiiahan, son of Mr. and Mrs. John McClanahan of Emmet. The wedding was solemnized nt 8:30 Saturday, January 11. by the Rev. Elmer Douglas of Rocky Mound. The only attendants were Miss Margaret Coffield and Mr. Odic DoHan. Tlic bride wore an attractive sport dress of green with brown accessories.. The bride- and groom the both graduates j of Hope High School, Mr. and Mrs. McClaiiahan will be at home on East Avenue B. -- I Hope Chapter No. 328 O. E. S. will meet Thursday night at Masonic hall at 7:30. A full attendance is urged. Vidal told reporters the accident wa.s n "puzzle" because- apparently neither weather nor ground conditions appeared, to have- been responsible. Besides Vidal. Maj. H. W. Schrorder. ehic-f of Ihe Air Lines Inspection .Service; Col. Harold Harlney, technical ad- VJMJI- to the senate subcommittee on aviation; Lake Littlojohn, air line inspector .stationed at Little Rock; B M. Jacobs, • inspector at Chicago, and J. B. Jaynes. inspector at Fort Worth, will conduct the- inquiry. Roper said that from available- in- f;.rmation it was "impossible- to make would be made public pending ;i report to Washington. State Rangers guarded the wreckage Wednesday night tit Department i:f Commerce officials awaited the ar- riviil Thursday cf Eugene L. Vidal, air cr.mmercc chief, and R. W. Schrocder. •liief of the air line inspection Serv=-_ ie-e. dispatched by Washington. Official investigation then will get under way. Echroedcr is the onlv Commc'-c Department official permitted to make . public announcement. Joining Janes and Smith, at-Forrest i;.minuon 11 was imuoicsiuic 10 num.- „ ,,. , , - , . n\ -i /-any decision nl this part of .he in- \ £">' Wednesday night were _Phu C. ' - - C...l...*.in f,f K -itit'io f ilv ruin ( 1CP:|1 I. caused the accident." Public hearings will be held by the invesligalors lo take- evidence that may diselose the cause. The evi- dinco will be studied by the depart| mcnt's Air Accident Board before a icrt is issued probably in about 30 »r- Mickey Mouse & News T O L--E-T E X OIL COMPANY Special—5 Gal. Ill-Grade JM5Q Lube Oil — Phone 370 Uu »' alld Ni8> " t T t T T T T f t T t T T T T t T T T T T T t T T T T ^TJ Thanking -- Each of the -1000 friends who so kindly came to our Anniversary celebration Wednesday and extended their best wishes. Your kindness was deeply appreciated. We also received several hundred telegrams and letters of congratulations which added greatly to our happiness. *| John S. Gibson DRUG COMPANY 5U Years at the Same Old Stand M t T T f T 1^1 Sal/man of Kansas City, and Oscar L. Wallace- of Fort Worth, both Department of Commerce inspectors. Thoy will join with the official party inspecting the- wreck Thursday. Landing Not Forced The speed recorder of The South- M-ner, jammed at 180 miles per hour, wa.s found near the wreckage- by Dick ""•'"• , Bradford of Forrest City. i ,j,j )c instrument board .showed both .May Never Be Explained ! i the plane's ignition switches were GOODWIN. Ark.-l/]')—Invcbtigat- ' on at the lime- of the crash and the ois agreed Wednesday night that it , light controls showed the landing was probable that the- exact cause ' lights wore sot at ''off." never would be known for tho piling..- Belief that the ship was not making ol Ihe American Air Lines luxumus a forced landing when it slarlcd plow- plant- The Southerner, into a water- in;; tin-nigh Iroo tops wore stronijth- cr.vcred swamp about three 1 mile-s i ened. northeast of hero at. 7'20 Tuesday nildit. The plane was so completely wrecked, with parts .scattered for -100 yards and buried in the miid and water, that il .Melded almost no evidence. ; Officials of the American Airlines. which operated the plane on regular j | H . t ..,n Kt , various proponents of bonu.s schedule bilweon Now York and Los j i^nislntioii in congress "got together." Angeles; and representalivos of tho i j.-i n: ,| disposition of the bonus prob- Departmcnl of Commerce flew hero j | om during this session would mean Wednesday and much such investi-ja- i ||, ;il w ilhin the next, few months some :|ioii as they cnuld but admitted they ; had made lillle jirogress. i The onlj evidence- of importance I was given by two farmers who tos- lified at the inquest conducted by j _ZT Funeral of Dyess (Continued from pt'K e o.Mh.im voterans who hold adjusted service eertificate-.s would voec-ivo an iivenige- not payment of S5GS.17 uuch. *»*j Coroner J. C. Crawford at the- scene »*4 i •.)! the- tragedy early this morning. Thoy said that they saw the plane fly- PER FANNY SAYS: T f T T T T 4% fwamp: f T t : f f t ! f ini.; low over tho winds and thai the motors "didn't sound right." They saw il disappear into the- troos and heard a frightful crush and then all wa.s silent. Some' v! the people who live in this M.'dion advanced the theory that the IOM. which usually hangs over the of this, seotim might, have contributed to the 1 disaster. They hi lieved that the pilot may have en- counlcied liuublo, flown into the foii and crashed into the tree- lops while hunting a field for a forced landing. About 'iOO yards from the wreck and in the direction in which the piano was heading is a la rye walor-c ivered riee field. Official Investigation Pre.-ideiit C. R. Smith. Fort Worth. *** ' of American Airline.-;, said the plane 1 1 ^*» I w.i.- uporle-,1 in good eondilie>n before ^ i Jl left Memphis. He headed ihe group : J . < I company officials who flew hero i J». L.ilu' Lillle-john of Ihe Commerce | i i Dep.-u-tmeiit party. »aid that he donbl- ', eJ tho rau.-ii. of (he crash wutild ever ; I be established. |! )'an-nls wish lln- AAA Would Ueparlmenl In.speelor Jack J ;llu ' s ; i cuiltl'ol the t-uwuit, Ot Wild o.ltft, annoLineod that iiu official conekisions il loo. Clearance ALL WINTER Ready - to - Wear AT GIVE-A-WAY PRICES Group I $1 rfcoc All S14.DO, SlE.flj and $19.75 Coats with or without fur trimmed collars now puccd to clear nt once—price. Group II Sport Coats that formerly sold up to S12.95, priced to clear at Group III A few $7.90 Sport Coats that have been reduced to 10 $eoo e All $1,98 Winter Hats 25 C 3 DOZEN TO SELECT FROM Group I 25 Winter Dresses that were formerly priced at ?1»8 and ^:i.!)S. Clearance- Price Group II Special rack of :ii) Dresses (hut were fonucily priced at $3.95 and $4.95. Clearance Price Group III Our entire stock of .Sti.!).">, Si.95 mid S9.90 Winter Dresses now reduced for quick I'le-ai'iilice to $77 4 PURE CANE 10 Lbs 49c WESCO CRACKERS Pound Box 16c AVONDALE Sack Guaranteed CATSUP Large 14 oz Bottle NAVY BEANS For 25C 13cl Lbs MUSTARD QUART JAR KELLOGG'S CORNFLAKES Each Sic No. 2 Can IJILL PICKLES Half Gallon Jar 2 For 15c 25c COUNTRY CLUB AND BEANS 16 oz Can JEWEL COFFEE Hot Dated Lb 17c 3Lb '50c MEAL Full Cream IfANILLA WAFERS 24 ps °r 49c 15c Pound POTATOES N 10 u, 20c CALIFORNIA Extra Large Size Dozen 25c Large Green Heads Pound COCOANUTS Large Size Each 5c PURE PORK Lb 100% Meat-No Cereal ft 2U Cudahy's Shankless Lb ROAST Fancy K, C. Thick Rib Pound 2Qc 15c C. T-BONE STEAK ^a 29o 29c Bonless Leg Rolled Roast, Ib LOIN STEAK, Ib 25c T-BONE CHOPS, Ib. 23c PATTIES—Each 5c VEAL CHOPS Pound FRESH Cooked-Green FISH SHRIMP Stand.-Select OYSTERS SALT MEAT Lb 21 POULTRY DRESSED WHILE YOU WAIT

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