Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on January 25, 1936 · Page 4
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Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas · Page 4

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Hope, Arkansas
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Saturday, January 25, 1936
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MADE ITS APPEARANCE IN AMERICA IN 1851, WHEN EIGHT PAIRS WERE BROUGHT IN BY THE BROOKLYN - INSTITUTE, TO HELP IN THE FIGHT AGAINST MEASURING WORMS, WHICH WBRE. DESTROYING THE TREES. /ORE SPARROWS WERE -IMPORTED PROM TIME TO TIME, AND THEY SOON SPREAD OVER. THE ENTIRE ClNltED STATES, WHERE TREY HAVE DONE MORE HARM THAN GOOD. IT IS ESTIMATED THAT ONE PAIR. OF THESE BIROS COULD HAVE A TOTAL OF 2.75, 7/6, 983, S9S DESCENDANTS IN A PERIOD OF TEN YEARS. V HOUSES BUILT FOR MARTINS AND BLUE BIRDS ARE TAKEN BY SPARROWS, AND THE? RIGHTFUL i OWNERS ARE UNABLE TO OUST THEM. MANY FIRES ARE CAUSED EVERY YEAR. B/ LIGHTED CIGARETS;, CARRIED INTO >. BUILDINGS • &Y SPARROWS.- THE SPAPROW IS CUNNING AND AGGRESSIVE/ HE HAS LEARNED TO MAKE USE OF MAN'S INVENTIONS/ IN SEVERE WEATHER, HE WARMS HIMSELF BY THE RADIATORS OF AUTOMOBILES, OR. BY THE HEAT OF ELECTRIC SIGNS. FRECKLES AND HIS FRIENDS I DONT kwcw! HE COULDWT SWIM.' LIKE HECK HE CANT SWIM LOOK AT HIM ICAMTHOLD UP MUCH LONGER. 1 WHERE'S THE OLD MAM? HEY, LOOK .'HE'S SWIMMING-AND WHERE IS HIS BEARD ? AND WHERE ARE ^ttXJR WHISKERS ? THAT'S SO...THEY ARE GONE, ARENT THEY / THEY MUST HAVE BURNED OFF IN THE FIRE/' 7 JOE, THERE MAY BE WILD GAME DOWN THERE._.MO USE 1 LETTING THE POOR THINGS BURN! LETS DROP A FEW CHEMICAL BOMBS.'/ OKAY! LET'EM GO.' I THOUGHT VXJ SAID YXI COULDN'T SWIM "? IN A MOMENT OF ~ DCSPERATIOW, A MAN CAN DO ALMOST r AKIYTHIWG.' YEAH,AND^(UR FACE IS SMOOTH-NOT A SK3N OF A BURN ON IT, EITHER .' 1 HAP MY WHISKERS BURNED OKICE, BUT THE EMDS WERE: LEFT BLACK .' EXPLAIN THAT. IF HANG ON, NUTTY...WE'W S*/ED.' THAT PLANE MUSTA SPOTTED US/ LETS FIND THE OLD MAN-' \ YE>H, BUT A MAN AS OLP AS DOESNT START RIGHT OUT AND SWIM THE AUSTRALIAN THAT5-A MODERN STROKE .' A MAM STANDING ON MY SIDE OF A GUM DOESNT NEED TO EXPLAIN / NOW, LIME UP.... AMD DO AS I SAY ' COME ON... MAKE 1 ""^ IT SNAPPY .'/ ' 3

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