Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on January 8, 1942 · Page 2
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HOC* STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS eroic Role First Eye-Witness Report of Sneok Raid on Hawaii BETTY MacuoNALD Service Staff Correspondent . ,, QI.UL.U—Hawaii's women are L ^gftllantly standing firm on the home *jj front, In this war-Wasted sector of ; the Pacific front Une, housewives are ' courageously meeting the crisis by the Japanese onslaught of December Tth. " Happily, there were no casualties toaong women. Their spirit is epitomized in the statement of one navy cfficer's wife, who said: "When all hell broke loose: Sunday, 1 trashed clothes, to keep from thinking* of my husband, under fire only a few hunderd yards away. I fixed s Anti-Axis Hot Stove League Anti-aircraft gun crew warms up around stove In a New York City park where defense units maintain 24-hour: watch. Background and identifying marks have been shaded out ta this Dicture passed ty Army censor. Hoyt's Compound Greatly Relieved Indigestion, Constipation, Gas and Bloating, Says Mr. Boring. J - of So. Pesotum . Sfc, Shawnee, states- "For over fifteen r years I have suffered with indigestion, , Woatine. constipation, and pains complete meal, too. When he returned, I was so happy I went to my own room and prayed while ho was cat- ing." The sudden need to become acclimated to blackout niphts and other radical wartime conditions has quickened the pulse of daily living. There are 1500 women volunteers' working with Red Cross. At Jtatoins established in palatial homes, 200 women gather /Jibing for relief.;' ^ ;' "I have -taken. MR. J. H. BORING • in my legs and joints. My kidneys ^Iwere bad causing me to, arise; at'night, sj. was nervous/-and; irritable, and had '•fc» take strong-laxatives; I tried-.every- one • bottle of- Hoyt's • and.v it. has,:, worked; won^ ""ders in my case. My digestion is nor*-- *TOal. There is. no, gas or bloating or irregularity of r bowels. I am able to tvget a good nights sleep for the first ^/tJme in yea>s and have- gained Qyeight." :. . ,- : .' ^ Hoyt's Compound is recommended sold by the John S; Gibson Drug Store andtby all leading druggists -in "-'rarea. • .'-'..• -'A -,-* I' : ' " ' $ ORIANA AMENT'BOYETT . Teacier of Music-Voice, Piano. Art-Drawing, Painting. Si Studip. 608. South Maip. Street $* Phone 318 W - IRON WORKERS LOCAL ; UNION 591 'of Shreveport, La, holds its official meeting at 7:30 o'clock every .Thursday night in banquet room jOf Hotel Barlow, Hope, Ark. ' H. H. PHILLIPS, B.A. & F.S.T. WANTED CAST IRON SCRAP 75 Cent* per Hundred Pounds Paid ARKANSAS MACHINE SPECIALTY CO. Hope, Arkansas daily to make surgical dressings. etrials had been stored for Maa year- past in fireproof vaults.. One hundred pounds of yarn are issued daily to knitting circles established in various neighborhoods. Hundreds of women, of all nationalities, are sewing hospital garments, pajamas and shirts for men whose clothes were burned off theU- backs in Pearl Harbor. Within two hours after tiie Japanese acattk, a Red Cross canteen was set up. Twenty-five women remained on 24- hour duty, preparing cocoa, coffee and soup, and a thousand civilian workers served three meaus daily. Mrs. P. K. McLean, first woman to head the Red Cros drive here, has already. realized. $20,400, which will: be used for food depot supplies, clothing and bandages. It was uic first time that Hawaii was on the .evolving end of Red Cross money from the mainland. Mrs. C; C. Bloch heads the Red -Cross workers at Pearl Harboi itself, wehre, throughout the crisis the women remained calm. Over 4000 women, many of them Navy wives, have already contributed their blood to the blood bank for transfusions to -casualties. - .Wriile Japanese bomUs were raining on the naval base, 40 motor corps women, in natty gray ciiiforma, stood by at the Pearl Harbor .gate, with blankets, supplies and dressings. • "Sensible" Christmas Gifts Popular The British War Relief and Bundles for Britain organizations here are swinging into fulltime Oahau aid, Mrs. W. C. Calhoun heading the Bundles for Oahu campaign. At one Honolulu school where an old clothing clearing house was set up, a hundred men's suits were collected in a day. Determined to have a happy Christ- Now Many Wear FALSE TEETH With More Comfort FASTEETH, a pleasant alkaline (nonacid) powder, holds fol?e teeth more firmly. To eat a\\1 talk in more comfort, just sprinkle a little FASTEETH on your plates. No gummy, gooey, pasty taste or feeling. Checks "plate odor" (denture breath). Get FASTEETH at qny drug store. WANT A PIANO? This Model $365 co»h or terms: $?«.50 Down $19.38 Monthly, ) Prop us a card for Catalogs and ifttU information. Quality makes 5 by STETKWAY, HAPDORFF, £ABLE, WURLITZER. Used Pianos, $75 up. Terms ?<X> E. Broad Texarkana, Ark. • NOTICE • Keith's Barber Shop HAS MOVED to new location on E. 3rd Next to Checkered Cafe ALLIED BATTERIES As low As J3.49 Ex (Batteries Recharged SOc) ' Oklahoma Tire & Supply Co. Associate Store Bob Eltnore, Owner — Hope Bring us your Sick WATCH ; Speedy recovery guaranteed Repair service very reasonable. PERKISQN'S JEWELRY STORE 218 South Walnut mas for their children and men, housewives got busy making blackout rooms, where the celebrations could be held. There was a rush on the meager supply of Christmas trees from the mainland. Yuletide gifts are mostly "sensible"— canned foods and other necessities. Food items were limited to two' apiece, and the housewives were asked to use chicken and Island pork. Amusements are limited to the daytime, before the blackout hours. There are sandbag air raid shelters in front of the theaters, and entertainers donate their talents to service men on leave in the city . Every male family head is held responsible for individual aid raid shelters. Many Weddings But Few Honemoons | There is a rush to the marriage bureau. All weddings are in the daytime, because of the blackout. Honeymoons are few, because many of the bridegrooms are on only three hours' leave. Blackout regulations are very strict. Icebox lights must be unsecrewed, and all; radios and stove lights covered. One 'ingenious • housewife invented phosphorous tiddle-de-winks. Honolulu prepared for a dry Christmas, and all shops closed early. Store windows, criss-crossed with anti- shatter tape, looked like old-fashioned peep shows. Shopping crowds were greatly thinned. Sandbags before stores and other buildings were made from sugar sacks, burlap being at a pdemium. Food Return to Normalcy Family, Budget Will Enjoy Simple Meals By MRS. ALEXANDER GEORGE AP Feature Service Writer Getting the budget back to normalcy is the home-maker's problem following the holiday food spree. The family, too, usually relishes a return to simple meals, featuring such old time favorites as baked beans and brown bread, ham 'rock and cabbage and meat stew with dumplings. Gather up cheese leftovers until you have two-thirds of a cup. Mix into 2 cups of your regular biscuit dough (calling for about 2 cups of flour). These are to "be dumplings for this special stew: mix a cup each of cream of tomato and celery soup, add a cup milk, 1 teaspoon each chopped onions, parsley and Vi teaspoon salt. Pour into a cooking pan with tightly covered lid. Drop portions of the dough on top the soup (boiling gently). Cover and cook over low heat 20 minutes. No peeking or the dumplings might fall. Carefully turn the mixture into a serving dish. Before the hame bone goes into bean soup or is cooked with cabbage, cut off every bit of meat. Mix a cup of ham with 2 cups cooked noodles, 1% cups well seasoned white sauce (regular vegetable variety), chopped onion, parsley and celery for xetra flavor and pour into a buttered baking dish. Sprinkle with buttered crumbs or a little cheese or both. Bake 20 minutes in a moderately hot oven (375). You have enough to serve 3 or 4. This dish is nourishing and takes little preparation. Leftover soup can replace the sauce. MEAT LOAF LENOX: Mix 2 pounds of chopped raw beef— any economy cut as chuck or round — with 2 cups rice flakes (ready-to-serve cereal), 1 tablespoon each chopped onion, par- Commandos Feint Axis British Army Practicing for Drive in Europe By NOLAND NORGAARD AP Feature Service LONDON—Like a boxer who has learned the folly of standing up and trying to slug it out with a stronger foe, Britain's army is practicing a swift left jab. This punch will never deliver n knockout blow. Its task is to divert, to probe out weak spots in the opponent's defense and then stab quickly, keeping him off balance and perhaps making him lift his guard from another vital spot. Its collective name is the Commandos—carefully chosen volunteers who can think rapidly, fight hard with any weapon they find handy, and claro anything. Commando exploits—some real. others perhaps mythical—became legends told in British taverns long before the people generally were supposed to know the force even existed. Nearly a year ago American reporters returning to the United States told of swift night raids along the German-occupied French coast by small British forces which were said to have penetrated as far inland as Amiens on motorcycles. British officials frowned and'said nothing. In March, a riaiding force, with Norwegian sailors cooperating, boldly raided the Lofoten Islands off the Norway coast. While loudspeakers were telling the natives what was going on, troops seized the telegraph station, postof- fice and police station, sank 11- ships, burned fish-oil factories, and carried off more than 200 German soldiers in addition to 300 Norwegians eager to rejoin their refugee government. No word was then said about Commandos In April, an official announcement told of British raiders striking suddenly at night at Bardia, behind the German panzer divisions of General von Rommel which had chased General Wavell's army from Libya and threatened to pour on across Egypt. Scrambling from special landing boats, the raiders crept silently to the town, rubber-soled shoes muffling their steps. Shots and explosions which destroyed an important bridge, four coast defense batteries and supply dumps were the first warnings given the German and Italian garrisons. German armored forces hurried back from the front, relieving pressure on Wavell's troops, but when they reached Bardia, the raiders were gone—all but 60 men who lost their way in the dark. Even then Commandos was still only a vaguely remembered term for raiders who operated against British troops in the Boer war. But the Commando legend was growing. A United States aviator, home from Britain, told of "nightly" forays against the French coast, of silent figures who sstalked. their quarry—German officers—like American Indians and throttled their victims with piano wire lassoes. From French as well as United States sources came a story of raiders surrounding a Le Tourquet dance- hall, intending to grab Reichsmarshal Goering. He was absent, so the story goes, but other German officers present were taken outside and.shot. Other foreign sources heard of the entire German garrison on the little channel island of Sark being wiped out one night, of German soldiers fleeing in panic, leaving behind many dead, when a shower of hand grenades through the windows broke up a concert; of German officers and sentries disappearing mysteriously, of ammunition dumps near the French channel coast exploding mysteriously. Finally in October the War Gl'fice admitted a hand-picked group of troops was being trained in landing quickly from boats and handling virtually every kind of weapon. Soon after it announced the Bardia raid was the work of the Commandos. When, a few weeks later, the Germans claimed to have repelled a large landing expedition, an official statement said the Germans probably referred "to a small British patrol which was landed on the Night of Nov. 23-24 on the coast of Normandy." It added that the only casualty was one man struck in the arm by a ma- I chine gun bullet. • Meanwhile, Admiral of the Fleet! Sir Rogers Keyes, who was removed > from charge of the Commandos only a short time earlier, told Comons part . of the story. His son, Col. Geoffrey ' Keyes, was killed in the Nov. 18 raid on Rommel's camp This force of rough-and-tumble fighting men was recruited in July, 1940, when invasion of Britain appeared a matter of days. They were to bear the shock of the expected assault if the RAF were overwhelmed and invaders swarmed onto the island. The invasion failed to come, but the i Commandos and the military minds who conceived them were not content to wait. So they became an attack force specializing in quick left jabs to the Axis. SAT, JAN. 10th ~3 p. m. to 8 p. m CERTIFICATE IS VALUABLE^ 59c d Jftr, « tUleS ^ bearer '° ° ne * our Genuine VACUUM FILLER BACKLESS with genuine Duotone Durium Point. Visible Ink Supply You SEE the ink' A We-tone guarantee w.th each pen. Universal size to be used by men*? women and child en. 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Baste H times. | If the family likes sweet potatoes, ' try this: Mix 3 cups mashed sweet' potatoes with J egg or 2 yolks), 3 tablespoons dark brown sugar, '/i teaspoon cinnamon, Vt teaspoon sail, 'A teaspoon pepper and 8 tablespoons butter. When cool enough to handle shape into 2-inch balls, roll in flour and then in crumbled, cooked bacon- it will take about half a cup of, bacon ci urnbs. Place in a shallow baking pan and add 1-3 cup each of pineapple and orange juices, 1 tablespoon lemon juice, 1-8 teaspoon mace or nutmeg. Bake J5 minutes until well browned. m= Exciting New 1942 Spring Silks and I ooens EXCITING is the word for the new 1942 Spring Fabrics. They've caught the Spirit of Americans from coast to coast. Strong, Brave colorings and Bold prints. Our new spring.stock has just arrived. Fresh and new, every print is 1942 design. They're new and different ... we invite you to see them. WOOLENS The new Spring Woolens are simply ideal for smart suits, which are destined to be very important this spring. Skirts also are scheduled to be worn with sweaters for early spring. Beautiful poslolr, in solids and plaids. $1.98 C Suava Crepe and ABC La La Vogue Beautiful .new French Crepes that are all rayon and wash beautifully Vivid colorings or pastels in a most ex-citing selection of new 1942 Spring designs. Your cost for a dress of this selection is so amazingly low you'll want several made up of this practical fabric Yard Paradise Prints, American Etchings, Sunella, Canuasari— All Cohn-Hall-Marx fashion fabrics. Paradice Prints and American Etch- inngs are the names given two lovely all rayon fabrics. The print designs are as beautiful as their names imply. Sunella is a spun rayon and spun acetate sports fabric featuring bold large prints. Canuasari is sharkskin of white, tan, rose, blue or navy Yard Cohn-Hall-Marx Vitalin and Honeycomb — Two truly outstanding, fabrics. Vitalin is a rayon linen of unusual beauty and most interesting texture. Striking color combinations in large bold patterns. Honeycomb is a. spun rayon print with, as the name suggests, a honeycomb like finish. A smart new and different fabric Yard Alpaca A lovely new spring sheer alpaca in the most outstanding colors for the season. A beautiful Hiela Rose, Mignon Blue, Nectar Tan, Gold and Navy. A.cloth you must not overlook, for you'll surely want a dress of one of these lovely new colors. 98c Silk Jersey - Cavalry Twill— A lovely acetate rayon jersey in Sky Blue, Dawn, Pink, Sand, and Black. Cavalry Twill, a spun rayon and spun acetate, in Sun Gold, Sky Blue, Dawn Pink and Sand.' Cavalry Twill is an ideal suit and skirt fabric for spring. $1.19 ABC Percale The perennel favorite of our cotton print goods selection. ABC Percale for Spring 1942 are more outstandingly beautiful than ever before. Colorings and patterns are new and beautiful, and of course they are absolutely guaranteed to remain beautiful even after many washings. 29c We Give Eagle Stamps The Leading Department Store Geo. W. & Hopje Nashville

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