Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on December 31, 1941 · Page 4
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Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas · Page 4

Hope, Arkansas
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Wednesday, December 31, 1941
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i?V U. $* Army It Writer Douglas Beam Brummet who drove th* B«n.u» Ac »»y - the eapltal." snickered btmk in t*C! when Bottom at chief , rkBng (town Pvwv.j.. ._ e'Wjth his shock trwpit to bonus battalions, reported run*muck near (hit CapiUkl, wa» t» snlekervn*. howevur. en. the Predicted* «ot- :' MaeArthur from reUs*.-. to be conattmndtasr jtewerui m JEast. And there !& no miefc.* oovr as. he directs :/battlins Japanese »„ Isolated Philippines, 'tactical skill and cool hart bo4 situation^ the 81-year oW. ^handsome MacArthur l» |Uid Arxn^s top men. a field where courage wt*it his courage was the ciumin In *, reads one of 19 citations > '^.liy General Ma«A*thtw afry and leatlership ability [War tighting. W3is a briltadier .general when ined doughboys in tm<e o£ th« st trench raids made "by ths ^ Division, with, only a cktiita ^his band. Ee was wotuulcd J \' ' .' 'crops and fancy cigaret hoW :;ifc';ty]>scal accessaries for the fas-- •'^ f p/*«* limson Had Experience OUT mil WAf ByJ.H.Wmio. wrtH tun tM» . ;o£Scer: "He s«-emj» to hav« a ; life against dirt and mud as ets, If he Ml in a iwg »-he*4 i««bably come <*ut loofc- "_ ' We * &es» paraiJe.** !He>Vwas'' graduated at the head of 'fe^TestBstat class, ha 190a His lath- |jjthe',' ; late Arthur JrlacArthur, also Tthe rank of lieutenant genera!, ;, considerable service ia the organized and later commanded ?Rainbow Divisioc. held five dit- "V alignments in the Phittp- while chief of staff Irojm deviaed the four-army tJon of the land lorces, juwi iyed and established the General Air Forca sac years ago that ftve would be a strugjtle o* ines, he proposed a five- *• W. History of Shortcuts for Defense Group For '- it^'-^iri^^.i^. ?,ifiSK'^£j'i»' t *&',Sw'& •VVi'!* 1 Vfj'fW%i s*!*^;*; ttten the trt tfu? !i!ti f Urt San Francisco Blackout Blues H**tc« •.« •» Wff've ju*t bt-Ei i» th« p«t#t. be in th«p futiiip If W"j take the affairs of i{<i«'* (MW muntry white it ; «»k"»tf intent for building the Army teto '* at ""V^." 1 * f." 1 * h ? v * Fmt Mony :..» ,,. t C**y irld model for speed, fighting . ,ran4' destructtwe power. He 1 then that the Indifference ^congress sod the public to our organization menaced no- I safety. |Afcs5ft General MacArthur was the jest chief of staff hi the Army's f. At President Roosevelt's ord- i?he served five years instead of the *" (our to that post. In 193T ,,-,,,,-T irdy retired from the .Army rpljjcontinued as military advisor to ,' Quezon, Philippine president •y-1922 General MacArthur married <7 Walter Brooks, daughter of the 1 'prominent Mrs. Edward T. ry of Philadelphia and the late : "Cromwell. They were divorc- ,1929. In 1937 he and Miss Jean I'JFaircloth of Murfreesboro, . t ._, -were married in New York. ^MacArthur is now 42 and they ?e''a 3-year-old son. 'fariy ..World War veterans remem- ; the dashing young general df 1918. f tre'ls : a story that attests his wide juaintance in the A. K. F. Two of•walking toward the front in avy rain, found two soldiers E'by the road: : you seen General MacArthur Vicinity?" ; sir." ,: ? Jfou know him when you see 8»?" fi"Hell, captain, everyone knows cat MacArthur." than , theWomen slping America in Small Ways Women's Immediate War Role immediate job facing us wo- clear. It's up to us to help ^qwntry in every small, unspecta '•~ way we can. The big jobs, the jobs, the dangerous jobs are j|or us—pot yet anyway. ''. must work at such tasks as ' the high cost of living, en- QUT men to -fake on any assignment that Is necessary— ther it is going into one of the [try's anned forces or working hard hours at some necessary being practical rather than tal in, our attitudes toward IJfight we are now in. Of course, ~e?s also knitting for us, and band- *olling -» and a hundred other ~\, but necessary tasks that wo- can squeeze into their days. it as women, we won't really get •this war to the extent to which men get hi it, unless it lasts so that man power has to be streng- by woman power, whole lives will be devoted actual winning of the war. part of our efforts will be direct" W4 that end. the rest of our time let's turn toward the future. How going to make sure that this war is the last, that the chil- playing around us will inherit 1J in which good sense ane make war a fantastic rather logical solution of the disagree- between nations? the last war all we did to in- peace was to talk about it in own little groups. A talk on id then tea and those delicious that matched the table de- ,™ 'you don't get peace by talk- ahout it at tea parties. That is thj»g we've learned. So let's whatever time is ours now a ourselves in, the matter o I world affairs, let's throw off with pnj for inkiua-— w«' tu huv« ;» i» drawn after, wh btr. tft «p, aoti ;» ihw f ha* t« JMtf C« If w« don't try to help isotve tft» prohtenut u( the v/nM, whatever ,:in«{ o»w efi»te«sn try a*«i>' !i«;St It -' *-.r>Uiv ^i-i.-Wv i(l-*4'> * itM"l.-,.-V« to o Soldier •iu -•*•< itcr \ «• f And it may not b# tn mir Canada Says to Adolf: Tanks Beware 0>uj ; That Hang On Vjf5l V -V ' ^ fft , <« - Sft* ^3rS Church News CREOMULSION * •r;v.^';.;i'^r,^A;r.;;..:^V' v ^a--J4K/.'^'rr:"i'^vx : jT^f^r*i;i'i^j!K3£5gf I* This long line of Canadian-built infantry tanks will help the Russians pin back the frost-bitten ears of Adolf Hitler. They're leaving Montreal for the Moscow and southern sectors. Water Ski Troops of y Fiea Fleet' V/ater ski troops of the Miami Outboard Club's "Flea Fleet" zip along after the "eneojy." Wote rifles and ammunition belts on skiers. i yau truly h.eivw tfi J,v .>^jf tntf 'h*" riiic hnni? in yiwir own ear. l^sxi. or strert car. you art? mighty ap* tf> *(.*y • horn<» in tho f tnt pli»cf. Aud th.it i%; just wh.it is happening j Tti« tinlttca Cl»ti' C'lty w ofw <if the t cities on the Pacific owott Ihat wa.< j unprcviari-il for bUcknuU. "It can't! happen hrr*-." w;is the tht'ir.)? ol all j thousfhta on the subjert and .it wa*j lightly passed over for plcaKtnt.tr topics. And now all coastal cities arc having to kurn how ti> blackout, ami how to carry on normally in spite of! uncertain conditions. Verbal Scorching Given San Krnnctacuns LONDON learned how to live in constant blackouts, and soon was carrying on its usual activities in spite of abnormal conditions. Pacific- coast ports don't have to prepare for constant darkness—not just yet. anyhow. Calm acceptance of conditions will probably come here, too, as soon as everyone prepares tf>r emergencies. Because it's not fear that has gripped the average San Franci-scan, it's just dislike of inconvenience, and when he's learned to get around, or prepare for it, he'll hardly mind it at all. General DeWitt, commanding officer of the Pacific coast area, spoke sharply to fumbling San Francisco city officials after the all-too-brilliant first "blackout" attempt. After his blunt words, civilian defense was quickly organized more effectively, and the latest blackout was most successful. Most homes and places of .business are not yet prepared to (continue "business as usual" during the danger period. Since no cracks of light are permitted by the vigilant military patrols, it takes some time to find Hfid seal up all the chinks for efficient indoor operation in spite of raid alarms. First blackouts found most people ludicrously unprepared. Unannounced air raid warnings merely caused most sleepy citizens to put on their lights to see what all the excitement was about. Second reaction was to put out the lights, light a candle instead, and go back to bed. However, when the .seriousness of the situation was realized, everyone cooperated lo a gratifying extent. Candles and lanterns in open windows were thought to be all right t'h»»«Jj Sin Fratit.-1- m t.t rforvvc hu(f> Fivr K«n»-lr«"t cily xittteH? oil thpir tj'.ick.* «nil i *. t 'Fv>,f£s on Sunday to collect iwirtl fyi'tn the Iwach- : PS »nri fuul it '« rurivrnifmt oli-a- llcitis nrni;nd the city (or hou.whotd• [ ens to tart to their home*. i The PHiific Telephone and Trie- i graph Company <v.i» thp first urgim- : untinn In prcfwiie lur rral attiirki. : tiy harricudmg its strategic hca<U|>i<ir- '•• ters two stories high with samlbiigs. j Blue llru<lli*hl<, Proved j To Re Failures i An epidemic of blue headlights! struck the city, when some bright: citizens figured that these would: make autos u.s-ib'.o in blackouts. Alii this succeeded in doing was to re- j vive an old city ruling making such j headlights illegal for any night driv-j ing. The blackout rule, stopping all traffic during the dark period, continued to be enforced. During the long, complete blackout from 7:30 to 10:00 p. m. on Friday evening, Dec. 12. most people were still caught with their plans down, but nevertheless cooperated to an astonishing degree. Theaters, of course, were able to continue uninterruptedly. Most restaurants and cocktail lounges had to stop in their tracks, and there were a few complaints of customers who walked out with-out paying their bills, offset by a few customer words on the subject of being deprived of part of their meals, or served short drinks. In r.-sidence areas no panic was evidenced, but those who failed to hear the first sounds of air raid warning sirens were quickly awakened by neighbors ;<nd reminded to put out a neglected night light. All in all, it can be said that much has been learned in San Francisco's early air raid warnings and blackouts—and, also that much remains to be learned. Arrangements will have to be made for carrying on necessary business and pleasure "as usual," but San Francisco and other west coast cities, have proved already that they can take it without getting the jitters. Maybe they won't learn to take it und like it, but whiit is more to the point, they are learning to take it and accept it. Knyaiu «r-p Church ORIANAAMCNT BOYETT fet* US W Avr- B. I. fish l Ail>l Tbi.5 vuU h*- »t\<{ i loyally to tl.cir njtitu-.. (he Ctmirh and to our G.xt. Thtrp will be rtpjirojiruU' wa\n srU-rltnivs We cxlfnf! « c*ifilirtt ir.- vtutiuii lo ..11 Mini clMllciiKr rurh .ind rvi-ry fn* 4 nibi.r of our owu c»iri- Krcg>iti«n U« bv p A Call to I'ruycr The entire inwnbcrihip of Iho First I'rt'shyti riun Church ii solemnly ri-- mindi-<l of our National CIIMS and of this n-riufAt of Ihc President that tin's Nation observe Jan. 1st (Thursday! as it day of earnest Prayer, asking for Cnil's guidance and blessing that we may have courage and fortitude to Kive. to serve to suffer and to endure unto a victorious end. This is not an idle request but an evidence of our humility and deep need before Almighty God. __ ter than ho docs any man in General's uniform in the whole army. Democracies Have Staying Power Having seen war right at the active- fronts, Stimson is no easy, breezy optimist. He doesn't talk about any pus.h-overs. From what he saw in happier and more peaceful times in the Orient, he came to understand that tlie Jap soldiers and seumen were warriors whom it was simply silly to underestimate. America is now in the period of the first Jap onset and there has been some bad news. That is usually to be expected when a democracy clashes with an autocracy. But it is no time for faint hearts. It is a time for action—and preparation for more action. Though the first shots were adverse, it is the last shots that count and those will come from the democracies, he declares. Autocracies are thrown into wars by their rulers. Democracies go into war by the consent of their people. Therefore, in the long run its is the democracies that have the staying power and the endurance necessary to win long wars. ilt*h. t'nv<-? \Mlh H cui'i* owvfcrv! n<*»ilf * • mtx< v .t 'Ailh 1-1 cup f(fif<\ i.sumtw, 1-3- flip tniik. 3 tatttroikjtuit (nitlcr, incited Since fiur dcfcnw meal* nev»l thfir j full quota of milk (2 rupi per <Uy [«-r j ..'lull «nd 3 to \ iui.;> |*T il.iy i*-t i lid' csrnllopi-rl food* i-.re rspcrixlly | Mruhle. Milk iilso (vin Iw introduced i miMU through tfrruter u«- of rrrinii j !,.ai|>.s and cieamp ptidding.s and S.IUCCS. W(!<'t.ible, meat or fish chowders filled with vitmiuns and ininciiils. can bo made in ndvuncv, chilled and it-.iU^i A hcnily s;il;nl rounds out this in,iin part of the mciil. Jellied Vegetable .llrdley la bourxt to please when turned onto a cri.sp green und topped with mayonnaise or salnd r.ssing: dissolve packiiye of lemon gehitin in I'-j cups boiling meat stock. Cool, ,idd 1 cup chopjied cithbiigc, l fj cup cooked iiciis, 1/4 cup gnited raw currits, 1 tablespoon each chop|ied onion and parsley. 1-3 teaspoon salt, '/4 teaspoon paprika, 2 tablespoons lernon juice or vinegar. I'our into mold and chill. DR5 CHAS A & ETTA E. CHAMPLIN OtUopaibJe I'hyiirl«m HOPE, ARKANSAS 0i South Kim St. Trlcpbono 458 I ALLIED BATTERIES As low A» KM9 Kx. (liattrrles llcch;irgcd Me) Oklahoma Tire & Supply Co. Auoclulc Store Bob Elmore, Owner — Hope Bring us yoijr Sick WATCH Speedy recov r y guaruntccd. Repair service vy reasonable. PERKISON'S JEWELRY STORE 218 Soul). Walnut FARM FOR SALE 190 Acre Black Land Farm. 135 acres in cultivation. 3 miles northeast of Fulton on gravel road. 3 Houses and 3 deep wells. Good barn. Located on mail and school bus route. See C.W.WILSON Columbus, Arkansas

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