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October 7, 1930 • HO£E STAK, HOPE, ARKANSAS ' • * ' . . . ' • ' . _. _. j. ...*_.. t i.' Bfc PAGE TfHftfifc SOCIETY Sid Henry Telephone 821 Faith 1 Ix'lirvp in the world and Its bigness and splendor: That must of the hearts bcnting round us are tender; That days nrc but footsteps and ycnr.1 an- but miles That lead us to brality and sinning and smiles: Thnt roses Unit blossom and toilers that jilod Aie filled with the glorious spirit of God. I believe that all things that nre living and breathin); Scums richnns of beauty to earth nrc That all Unit goes out (if the world It'iivi-.s Iwhind Some duly accomplished for mortnb t>i find; That tin- humblest i>f creatures our praise is deserving, For it, with the wisest, the Master serving. K. A. G. On Thursday at one o'clock, Octnlx'i 12, Hie KriiJiiy Music club will upei | activities for tin,, dub year with i luncheon ;i( Idilel Barlow. Miss Mary Holla While of Sl;*< Teacher:; Ciillc|;e, t'oivwny, is spend ing the week-end visiting with he parents. Mr. and Mrs. Fred While. l.illle Mis.-, Hilly Ann I'age under went a tonsil npvration, Snturda. inorninM at the Julia Chester hospital. Rf.siiiniii): activities for tlio fit)] reason, the Cosmopolitan club met Thursday afternoon at (he home of Mr.-i. Uoyce .Smith on South Klin street, with Mrs. Gi-urgi' Kohison as joint hostess and the president, Mrs, Jim McKinvie presiding. The club has rhiKXMi "Famous Women" for the study subject, and the program opened wilh a study of the Life of Loui.sn M. Aleott by Mrs. Nallon Wylie, and Mrs. M;n- Slmirl gave.- (he highlights the life of Amy Lowell. Following ie program, the hostesses served n lost attractive plate lunch. Mrs. C. C. Lewis of Preseolt was Friday visitor in the city, ntcndi he meeting of Ihe Friday Hridgo club t the homo of Mrs, W. Q. Warren, South Main street. Mrs. George Dodd, Mrs. Ernest Gra- uim and Mrs. J. W. Harpcj 1 motorec o Texarkuna Friday returning lrom<_ n the afternoon ncompanicd by Misses <albleen Campbell and Frances Ilar- icr, who hiivi) spent the past few weeks in a Texarkana hospital where iliey have been t rented for serious in- juiics sustained in an automobile accident on highway 07. Friends will IK glad to know that the young ladie are gn-iitly improved. Mr. and Mrs. Max Cox will have us week-end guests, Mr. and Mrs. Jack D. Slack of Little Hock and Willard Pollard of Mindcn, La. In the announci-ineiit of Circle meetings of the Woinnns Auxiliary, First fTo.shylcrian church. Circle N<». 3 will im-i-t at the country home of Mrs. Huffin White on (he Blovins highway, wilh Mrs. J. L. White as joint hostess, instead of meeting at the White House, as announced on Friday. Display Mercury 8 Sedan for 1940 FOOTBALL SCORES' Bokats Score in (Continued from F*te One) Till 1 '. Mi.-rc.tiry S sedan for 19-10'is a big, ruinny faintly cur, with ample soul room for six to rlda comfortably. YOIIIIK children can bo curried In the rear compartment awuy from door handles. -Tho front seat back BWlngs Inward aa It tips forward to provldo entrance, to tlio rear. A now fliiKor-tlp Be.iii'shlft on the steering column Is fust and easy to operate and contributes to an unusually qutet ride. Other improvements are a torsion bar ride-stabilizer and controlled all-weather ventilation. Interior styling Is In blue-aiid-silver lone. ail Missouri Teachers Mrs. Vincent Foster left Saturday for a few days visit with Mr. Foster n Jackson. Miss. The Hope Ruse club held its Oc- :oher meeting Friday afternoon in the' umie of Mrs. Aline Johnson. Dur- ng its. October 'meeting Friday afternoon in the home of Mrs. Aline Johnson. During the business session the yearbooks were distributed, the con- titution read and adopted and dues collected. An invitation from Texarkana to attend the "Garden Center" forum GX'tober 2-lth wa read and accepted. The subject of the program was "Lilies." Mrs. J. C. Carllun nave Die legend on the "Gueni.sy Lily." Mr..s Garretl Story led a most interesting and informative discussion on (he "Culture of Lilies." Mrs. Katie Cantley read and autumn poem. After a HCII- eral round table discussion of "faill planting", the hostess served delicious refreshments. The next meeting will he November !J with Mrs. Huj,'h Jones and Mrs. Cecil Weaver hostesses. Finger-Tip Gearshift On Steering Column In All Ford Cars For 1940 Hetuliix I). Tech 25. Kansas Teachers § Morris Harvey 33. Arkansas A. & M. 0. IliRh School l.itlli- Hock 7. Blythevillo fi. North Little Hock :t3. Forrest City (I. Join-shorn 2li, C;itholic IIi|;b I). Aikans:i'i School for Ue.if HI., llam- biiri; 7. .Sparkman (I, Bear.len 0 (tie'. Amity !>2. Princeton I). Lonoke 7. Hebcr Springs 0. Munticello SI. Hi>:on (I. , Foreman (i. Texarkana C'atbolic lli(;li •* (1. Haitfonl 3:i, Meiui 0. Kubiacii '.\'i. Si. Anne's (Fort Smith) (i. Hope ;il, Walnut Ridge (i. ('amdi'n 21, Texarkana 13. Harrison 12, Spriiigdalv. (I. Foreman (i, Texarkana Catholic Ililih II. Stamps 7. Ashdown fi. Danlanellc 31. Clinton II. Ik-nlunville 13. Rogers 0. Gentry 2(1, O/ark 0. lluntsvillc 28, Bcrryville li. HI Dorado 20. Hot Springs I). Alma M, Siloam Springs 0. Huralio HI, Murfreesboro 7. Cabot l-t. Malx-lv:ile (!. MmUugci- (Okla.) K!, Fayetteville II Port Smith 7. Okmiiluee, (Okla I. II. Lake Village 13. Crosott (i. Dierks 7. IJe Queen U. Clarendon li. Cotton Plant li. Sheridan U. Carlisle II. Heiilon :i7. Arkadclphia II. Malvei n 3L', Warren (I. Junior Van liuren II, Fort S'mith II. Yerj'i-r High (Hope I .11, C.'larksvill (Ti-x.l (I. Corbin Hii;h School (Pine Hluff) 2' Dunbar (Little Hock I II. Blevins f'0 Miss Marie Manivof Texas is visiting her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. John Ferry. Randolph Burnlnviri of the United Idles Army i.s visiting his parents, 1r. and Mrs. A. K. Thompson. Mrs. Harold Gibbons. Mrs. Will Vhilley and Mrs. H. M. Cook all of •xarkana were Thursday guests of Mrs. II. H. lluskey. Miss Cliarlinc Stewart was shopping n Hope Tuesday. Mrs. K. M. Bonds spent Thursday and Viday in Hope visiting Mr. and .Mrs. Vill Marlar. Hep|1.'ird M. Cook of Texarkana was business visitor in Blevins Monday nd Tuesday. Aubrey Stewart and Harvey Mont- jomery spent the wcyk-eiul in Oil City. La. Arthur Francisco of Poplar Bluff. Mo., Mrs. Mattie Trevillion. Mrs. Alva f rancisco. Mrs. II. H. lluskey and John Auxier, all of Prescott, were Friday afternoon visitors in Blevins. Mrs. Lini Gailey of Houston. Texas is visiting relatives and friends in Blevins, Kd Taylor of Beaumont. Texas is the guest of Mr. and Mrs. K. C. Taylor. Mrs. 11. II. llonea. Mes Helen Wade, Mrs. A. II. Wade and Miss Kvii June Wade spent Monday in Texarkana. Dale Bonds of Henderson Slate Col- lei;e spent the week-end wilh his fath- ei. Hoy W. Bonds. Mr. and Mrs. Earl Dorman and sons. Earl, Jr. and Jessie, ,s|xjnt Sal- urdiiy itt Hope. Mrs. Cora White and Mr. Lester White are in Little Hock this week at- Hnriclu-d by refinements made possible by the manufacture under n .-inille unified management of five cars which virtually bracket the motor car market, the Kurd V-S and the deluxe Kurd V-X cars for li)40. announc- i-cl torlay. pri'sent notable.- advances in styling, comforl. convenience and safely. The new cars- are big. substantial and powerful i» .-ippi-nraiico. Body lines are pleasingly streamlined. Front end designs :iro distinclivt-ly modern, with low radiator grilles, long hoods and deeply minuted fenders. Tin tri'mly tailored interiors are big and roomy, with plenty of seat room. le(! loom, olbnw room ami shoulder room Two V-X piHiincs are available, an K!> hnisopowiT cnuini" in the Ford VR and the deluxe Ford V-8. with (it) hor.'-cpower cnwim- optional in the Ford V-S. Four F-ird V-H and five deluxe bod.s lypi-s i-onipi'ise the (wo lines. A now bii'incs.'; coupe as well as n Fordo M.-dun. Tudor -I'dan and coupe an available in bi.th. There is also ; duluxi' convcrtibU- i-lnb coupe with an Inm.-ilic top as standard equipineir Tlirie color choices are available ii the Fur-d V-S. .-ix in the deluxe lint An iinpiirlant new feature of tlv cars i:; a finis'-i'-lip gi-Hrshift mounloi on the .'Irrrinn column under the Uv spoke su-eiiotc wheel. This provide increased i"<nn for driver .'mil pas M'llRer:: ill till- fl'Olll Culllpil I'lllU'll There is also a new controlled venli lation sy.-tem. New Se:iled-Bcain hen lamps are usod on all types, prnvic greatly increased driving vision at, night. On the !vi horsepower cars, an im- luT.vi'd spring suspension with a longer, more flexible front spring, and a liirsinn bar ridi'-Mahli/r-r provide an exceptionally comfortable steady ride. jTbi- riilr-slabilh'rr al.so conti ibules t" firuu.'r. easier slecrinu. Front and rear prints (if ilt'luxr- cars an- rqiiippi-'l with metal covers. Larir doublc- :iclhiK hydraulic shock absmbcrs with 'cll-sealinn construction are fitted on nil cars. -.lied in dark mahogany, hardware in ich maroon, knobs and escutcheon ilates in snnd, with stripped mohair r broadcloth upholstry also in sand, n tho Ford V-8, door and window Holdings are in bleached walnut fin- sh. handles arc chrome-plated, with uiobs and escutcheons in sand colored plastic. Upholstery is* in taupe Instrument panels harmonize with he interior styling. Guges are group.•d in front of the distinctive steering wheel. A grille for installalioi if radio speaker, glove comparlmeiT wilh luck, two ash trays and a cigai lighter are provided on the panel. Other equipment supplied withou extra cost on both the Ford V-8 uii< Ihe deluxe Ford V-8 includes: Fron and rear bumpers and four bumpe guards: spare wheel, tire and tub twin' electric air horns, dual wind shield wipers with single contro battery condition indicator; foot con trol for headlight beams, with indicato instrument panel, and dimming control for instrument panel, lights. Ford V-8 cars also have a sun bisur, two ash trays and arm rests in the rear compartment of the sedans, A foot rest is supplied in tho rear compartment of the Fordor sedan. Additional equipment supplied on deluxe cars without extra cost include wheel bands, metal spring covers, two .•wivel-type runs visiors, two tail lamps, ash trays in instrument panels and the rear compartment of sedans; aims rests at the driver's left and in the rear compartment of sedans, and a n.be cord in the deluxe Fordor sedans. Merger Grid Team In 51 to 0 Victory Timers Swamp Clarksville, Texas, at Hope Friday Afternoon then 7 more. Daniels passed to Simms to advance the ball to the 15. Ellen made five and on the next play swept around right end for 10 yards for Hope's final score. •The biggest part of the fourth quarter saw a number" of Hope substit- les playing. It was in this quarter that Walnut Ridge recovered a Hope fumble on the 20-ynrd line and scored. It wan the only scoring opportunity Walnut Ridge had throughout the ball game. At no other time were the visitors inside the Hope 25. Statistics gave Hope 14 first downs to 10 for Walnut Ridge. Hope attempted six posses, completed three and hat one intercepted. Walnut Ridge attempted eight, completed three one lad none intercepted. Hope lost 41 yards on penalties to 10 for Walnu Ridge. Yearlings Show Well The game afforded Coach Ham nons with an opportunity to use mor ban two teams. Our vote for the most mproved player during the past wee goes to J. D. Jones, 200-pound si !oot 7 inch Bobcat end. Jones show ed plenty of fight. Loy Ward, anothe substitute end, played a good gam when given the chance. Others getting chances to play wei May, Murphy, Simm, Snyker, Conway £tuart, Keith, L. Jones C. Bund; Bradshaw and Jewell. For Walnut Ridge, Quarterback Co fey, Smith, fullback, and W. *Mill gan. 220-pound end, showed up best. B. Wilkinson, Walnut Ridge's center, hustled on the defense and was in several plays. The all-round playing of Roy Taylor brought much praise from Allen Dunaway. Pine Bluff High School coach, who saw the boll game from Army of Million Men May Be (Continued Prom Page One) The Yerger High School football team defeated Clarksville, Texas, in the second ga'me of the season here Friday afternoon by a top-heavy score of 51 to 0. D. Carson and Chester Yerger go* loose for long rims soon after the game opened and scored two touchdowns before the quarter ended. In the second quarter, Carson added two more touchdowns, Charles Shaw kicking the extra points to give Hope an advantage of a 28 to 0 lead at the half. E. Poindexter, P. Carrigan, C. Yerger and D. Shaw scored touchdowns in the last half. The Yerger team had the visitors outclassed in every department. Yerger will meet Nashville at Hope next Friday afternoon. • i • • the press box. The Zebra coach also was impressed by Ellen's running, He praised the entire Bobcat team Scouts also were here from Blytheville Jonesboro, Nashville and J rescott. Next Friday night the Bobcats have conference game wilh Jonesboro at Hope. Before we forget, Taylor's punting was the best seen here this season, He placed several in the 'coffin and got off one for 72 yards Ridge goal line. National Guardsmen must learn to use the "new stuff" constantly l>cing edited to war material. Published for the first time is the photo above,showing barbed wire conquered by the ingenuity of U. S- engineers. Ordinary chicken wire Is wrapped with burlap bagging. When wire entanglements are encountered, sollders merely drop the "mattress" across the barbwire—and keep going. Mines Anchored (Continued from Page One) creases in the Army's strength already authorized by the President a month iigo when he proclaimed a limited emergency. He then directed recruiting the Regular Army up to 237,000 and the National Guard to 235.000. But the National Defense act allows 280,000 Reguulars and 450,000 Guardsmen. Besides this force of 730,000 there would be Reserves suf- German Fuehrer (Continued from Page One) Today the nicrease to the maximum allowed under the Act is only talked of, not realized. The Regular Army already is hard at work recruiting CHURCH NEWS KlISKT PKUSHYTEIMAN Thus. Krewstcr. Minister Rally D»y exercises in the schurch iM'hool will begin as It) u. in. in the , . ,i church auditorium, wilh special of- Comlort features arc rmphaM/.ed ^.^ for ^^ s( , h , )ol oxlcnsioll . iiui'.honl the clesiHii. Scats arc built restful ridini'.. Front seat backs of new lesiiienl type. Cushions tending the assembly arene churches. of the Nn/- a new "floating" edge. Hriv- ils are adjustable two ways-thcy •; they are moved lorwanl. Hod- ire scientifically soundproofed, 11;; mil mail noises. An "easy- Iransmi.v-ion. permitting speeds to be chaiiHed quietly; new de.sijjn curved disc- wheels and improved drum;- for Ihe highly effective, quick •itoppiiu; hydraulic brakes also coii- tributi- to quietness. Tin- interiors of the cars appear in r.ew decorative schemes. A ploas- iiu! colorlrratinenl in maroon and diiotone distinguishes (be in- tbi- Ford V-S. In deluxe iw and door frames arc fin- OUR BOARDING HOUSE MAJOR HOOPLE PERFUME ? EGAD, Cl-UEl^ WM/VI YOU SNIFFED WA GAS CONVERTED BY MY INVENTIONS I WTO PLEAS AN NUT'I ItViT •• I EVER TUt WUOLC- PLfxCt SMELLS LIKE LILAC--—VOU n : you 1 Yv &OT AM }( ASBLlSTO AT THE 1~O PULL K OU'VA HIS J.Y A SCIENYTIF-IC TR.\UNAPl-\,V:VEM THOUGH SOrAE SMALL ADCIUST- MtMTS AR"E INDICATED.' UAAAA I STRCA/t OESPtRATELY TO SMOTWER TUE BL/VZE FACT, I 1A/AS TWE LAST OML- TO LEAVE THE FLAME - WHY DON'T YOU TAKE LICKER, WERE YOU, V UOOPLB ? ) FILLED BASEAAEM'r/ ——i — JES,60Mt SMALL ADJUSTMENTS type, sometimes shaped like a milk- pail. operates on the same principal, except that the pressure against one of the pins fires the explosion,. The electrically fired mine is connected with a battery dropped to the sou bottom with the anchor. The battery is connected to the firing nccbiinism by a double conducor wire. The explosion is caused by compleing circuit when the pin or lever of Ihe The morning service will be merged with the Hally day progra'irr. Our_ entire membership is urged to be in Sunday school ibis Lord's day- Young people will meet at G:30 p. m. Evening service at 7:30. Monthly mcetiiiH of the men of the church Tuesday at the church at 7 p. m. Mid-Week service- Wednesday 7:30 You are cordially invited to wor- *hip with us. TENT KEVIVAL. An old time religion service was conducted at the big tent Friday night corner West Fifth and South Elm streets, Evangelist L. J. Cooper spoke on the subject "Brotherly Love." He Miid. brotherly love i.s God's uni- vrr.'a! currency, upon which has been placed the image of the son of God, writf'ii in the blood of Calvary—and ii is the universal currency, and when this fnils to win, we have nothing else to offer. Also he said it is the Divine heat if the universe, and the very founda- ion of Christianity. Ray Walker led h" congregation in singing appro- .riale songs. At tlio close of the i-rvicc an old time 'love feast' was cx- iciri'iiced by all those present. .Vatiirdiiy night Ihe Evangelist will •ilmplpte the story of bis life, giving nany outstanding experiences that led n his conversion, and also those fol- owiiifj. Sunday at 2:.10 Ihe mesiige will te 'Sinys of the Times that Point to the Second Coming of our Lord Jesus Christ." At 7:30 be will speak on the ubject "What Wi) You Do With The mooting is scheduled to close on Monday night, at which time a very spci-ial service is being arranged for. The Passion Play of Obberammeryau will he shown upon Ihe screen. Beautiful colored scenes of the actual play as it was given in Obberammergau several years ago. The public is urgec le make plans to attend this service. Think of Gas-Masks, Forget Handbags LONDON-l/Pl—London's Lost Properly Office reports receipt of large numbers of women's handbags. Of ficial explanation is that a woman ii ordinary circum'stances never forget her handbag. Now she has tu carrj a lias-mask as well as Ihe bag slu i lini'.:, In the nia.sk ami fui'KCts (hi mine is costacted. Controlled Fields, Safe for Friendly Ships type of mine, not widely used, is the controlled mine. It is designed ofr defense and i.s laic! in channels or harbors. The mine field is conrlolled through a station on shore. The mines, hooked up with wires, can be set so litey wil not cxpode when friendy ships pnss. They can be set from the .station, owever, so the mines ie ready U- explode the same as self-acting mines.. A mine with a 1011-pound charge is destructive ut a distance of 14.7 feet. With a 200-pound charge, the destructive radius increases to 20.5 feet: and for fiOQ-pound of explosives, the mine's damage extends 31.7 feet. To prevent expjoding mines from detonating others nearby, they are laid never closer to each other than eight times the destructive distance. Mines are laid irregularly so a ship entering a field usually will hit a mine. Mine-laying craft carry from 50 tn SI) mines, released from a chute at hte stern. The standard light mine-layer weighs 1190 tons. It is 315 feet long, HO feet wide and me feet high. It carries five guns. It can load 80 mines and is manned by a crew of 130 men. Men on t mine-sweeper have probably the most nerve-wracking navy •job. They pick up enemy mines. Sweepers work in pairs, a long wire dragging between. In hunting under- vuter mines, the bight of the wire is beneath the surface at a depth uwer than the level of the average nine. "Fishing" for Explosives After the last war, stray floating nines were swept up with a floating me buuwed by a string of floats. When the dragging wire crosses a mine anchor rope the mine drags ilong. The crew tells when it has n 'bile." in much the same way a fisherman. The mine is brought to the surface and detonated at some distance by gunfire. The difficulty is that the minesweeper itself has little protection against itself striking a mine. Some- imes a net extends from the prow the wire netting itself may set off the mine. Mine-sweepers — mine-layers — are built with low draughts and so arc able to aviod striking some of the deeper mines. Mine-sweepers varj I rum 250 to 900 tons. A typical 275 months. They want a lasting peace which rests on respect of the pledged word and on honor, which guarantees the security of France and of all nations. "This peace excludes all domination in Europe. Jt can be founded only on the right of peoples to life and liberty. Our duty is to be worthy of our soldiers who are waging war to defend our territory, our independence. They will carry on the war which has been imposed on us and will cary it on to the victory which alone will permit assurance of a regime of real justice and lasting peace in Europe." General Gafmelin, commander-in.- chief of the French and British armies conferred Friday with Maj. Gen. Sir Edmund Ironside, chief of the British defense staff. They were accompanied Little Rock Noses (Continued trom Page One) by their air commanders as well as General Georges, French army group comander, who is in general charge of French operations on the northern flank of the Western front. Fighting at the front still was bogged down by bad weather which hampered scouting planes and consequently artillery, which in modern warfare uses planes as target spotters. ton boat is 187 feet long, 35 feet wide and only eight feet high. It carries i crew of 59 men and is equipped witl two three-inch guns. Ground mines, said to be used el aburatcly along the Maginot and Seig tried lines, are of the same genera type as buoyant water mines. The. are detonated by wires strung t-los In the ground and covered with under brush. CASPER, Wyo.—Wi—Mrs. Walte Houston thinks she got her money worth out of a dozen of eggs she pui chased recently. Each egg in the do/.e bad a double yolk. Tractor Replaces 3 to 5 Families Machinery Causing- Important Shift in Farm Population NEW ORLEANS — (/P)~ Mechani- /ation of the cotton kingdom, proceeding at a terrific pace, has displaced thousands of farm families. Most rapid mechanization has oc- cured in the southwest, where Texas farmers have added more than 7,00 tractors per year on the average or the past decade. The trend is widespread also in the )ld South. A WPA research report lows that in the 1930-38 period the umebr of tractors increased 122 per ent in the western cotton areas; 27 per cent in the delta region, nd 90 per cent in the eastern colon states. All of this means thai fewer human it-ings are needed to produce cotton. A National Resources Committee re- lort says the number of man-hours equired to produce a bale cotton was 04 in 1880, 285 in 1900 and 235 in 1930. A WPA report says the average has been reduced from 271 in 1907-11 to 18 in 1933-36. C. Horace Hamilton, economist of he Texas Agricultural Experiment itation, says: "The displacement of from three to 'ive families by one tractor is not uncommon. Assuming that one tractor will displace one family only, more ban GO.OOO farm families have probably been displaced from Texas farms ince 1900. "Many move to poor farms, unsuited to cotton production with tractors. A large number migrate to towns and cities to become common laborers. Many remain in the open country as farm or common laborers. "The displaced family faces the prospect of a lower income. The typical farm tenant in the high plains or the blacklands may be expected to earn a net income of from $800 to $1,000 annually, even with cotton prices as they are tixUy. As either a commor or an agricultural laborer the same tenant cannot be expected to earn more than $250 to $300. bounds. Another hero came in at that point. Benjy Waddle, taking up where Carl Baer left off last season, substituted and sent the ball through the uprights for the extra point and the ball game as it proved. El Dorado Smashes" Spn HOT SPRINGS, Ark.—The fast and deceptive El Dorado £Iigh Schoo Wildcats, featuring as fine and deadly an air attack as ever seen in the stadium, 'made the Hot Springs Trojan look slow and sluggish as they took i conference 'game, 20 to 0, before crowd of 5,000 Friday night. Coach Allen Berry's boys lost n time in scoring. With the ball on th Trojans' 45. Blackwell, El Dorado half back, opened up the air attack. Hi pas to Brown was good for 30 yards White and Reese then took it to th 2-yard marker. After the Trojan lin held for two plays, Reese circled rigl end for the touchdown. North Little Rock Wins om 165,000 to 237,000; the National uard just beginning to increase from 35,000. But already other emergency mea- .tres are taking shape, such as organ- :ing a strong striking force. The bird Corps that is to be formed at ort Benning, Ga., with its own special orps troops, is the first such organ- on since the World War. .In it will e three Regular divisions, reorganized ccording to new plans into relatively mall, "strem-lined," hard-hitting nits armed to the teeth with modern veapons. Once ready, this force of ome 40,000 men would be "first to ight" whether in defense of our Atlantic coast, or in Panama or elsewhere. Some Material Obsolete, Other Is Lacking But before this new Corps or others .hat may organized later, or the 5th Division planned for Fort Sheridan, 111., and the Gth for Fort Lewis, Wash., can carry out any mission, they must trained .in team-work under the new scheme of things— wTiich means more maneuvers, , , T ., And although National Guard Divisions are not at present being reorgan- zed, they need more field traning. They can get it now only in the South, where the old World War cantonments still afford a framework. Also the Guardsmen must be re-equipped, for many of their cannon, rifles and such else are .becoming obselete. They have no gas masks. And they must learn to use this "new stuff" while more than doubling their numbers — a colossal task even were all equipment availabel. s .... But that takes from 14 to 18 months after a contract is let. No wonder an Army more than twice as large as our present one, raised in a few months would need emergency help, especially in the "urgent items" that cannot be bounght from civilian makers, such as the new Garand semi-automatic rifle, tanks, baynotas. These items might cost $300,000,000. The expense NORTH LITTLE ROCK— A surpris- , of the whole expansion would go in'~ ' ..... J -— '- -' --•"• - ••* ™«"" ing disappointment in their first two starts this season, the North Little Rock Wildcats finally came to life in scoring nn easy 33-to-O victory over the Forrest City Mustangs here Friday night. Superior in every department and taking it easy in the last two quarters, the Wildcats tallied single touchdowns in Ihe first three periods and pushed across two more in the last. Coach Bob Cowan used reserves freely with virtually every membe ron the squad getting in the game. Forrest City never had a chance. The Mustang running attack never got going, mainly because of North Little Rock's charging line. In Vernon Turk, Forrest City had a one-man backfield. Turk also flashed as a good kicker. However, Turk wasn't enough and the nearest the Mustangs got to the Wildcat goal was the 45-yard line in the fourth quarter. to hundreds of millions, but many people here seem to think it would be worth it. The rtend was indicated not only by President Roosevelt's action, but by generally favorable reaction to General Pershing's birthday statement two weeks ago calling for recruiting the Army up to full peacetime strength of 730,000. This recruiting, for both Regulars and National Guard, would be voluntary. Too Late to Classify Strayed: Bay horse mule, age 4 yrs, Wt. — 900 Ibs. no marks. Albert McCorkle, Hope Rt. 3. 7-3tp. WANTED LOG TRUCKS and LOG CUTTERS Virgin Hardwood Phone 245 Apply to Hope Heading Co. Dentist: "Where is tho aching tooth located?" Girl (11 theater usher): "Balcony, first row to the right." I Sunday-Monday BROUGHT BACK By Popular Demand "KENTUCKY" RICHARD GREEN LORETTA YOUNG —Added Attractions— 1. .LITTLE LION HUNTER 2. OCCUPATIONS

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