Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on October 21, 1939 · Page 2
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HOPE STAR; HOPE, ANSWIRTO CRANIUM CRACKER ripnrtmpnt, 14-3tp FOR RENT—Two 20 West Ave. C. Consolidated January 18, 1929 Star of Hope, 1899; Press, 1927. Sattifdaj O Justice, Deliver Thy Hemhl From False Report! Published every week-day afternoon by Star Publishing Co., Inc. C B. Palmer and Alex. H. Washburn, at the Star building, 212-214 South , Hope, Ark. C. E. PALMER, President ALEX. H. WASHBUKN. Editor and FubUslicr (AP) —Means Associated Press. (NEA)— Means Newspaper Enterprise Ass'n. Subscription Bate (Always Payable in Advance): By city carrier, p« we«k 15c; per month 65c; one year S6.50. By mall, in Hempstead, Nevada, Itoward, Miller and LaFnyette counties, $3.80 per year; elsewhere $6.SO. Member of The Associated Press: The Associated Presa is exclusively entitled to the use for republication of nil news dispatches credited to It or not otherwise credited in this paper and also the local news published hewn* Charges on Tributes, Etc.: Charge will be made for all tributes, cards of thanks, resolutions, or memorials, concerning the departed. Commercial newspapers hold to this policy in the news columns to protect their readers front a deluge of space-taking memorial-!. The Star disclaims rssponsibility or the safe-keeping or return of any unsolicited manuscripts. 'M-Day' Controls Can Be Guessed From 1918 Experience There have been a great many guesses at the extent to which government would control business and industry in case the United States become involved in war. Most of these have been based on proposed bills like the May Bill which have been placed before Congress. They may also be based on the experience of the countries already involved in the war in Europe. But there is a further basis for this sort of prediction, and one that is often forgotten today. That is the experience of the United States itself with cen- ttalbed control during the World War. A Council of National Defense had been set up in Washington months before the United States entered the war. in fact, during the summer of 1916. This council had the broad lines of economic coordination laid out long before the war came. Within two months after the United States entered the war, co-ordination be:»an in earnest with the setting up of the War Industries Board. This agency arted as purchasing. a?ent for the army and navy and as a procurement staff for whatever was needed to carry on the war. It also bad broad cowers over the production and movement of commodities, such as to insure that the fighting forces would have what they needed at all times. Ask any business man over GO years old what happened to him in 1918 if he wanted steel for a new plant in those days, and whether he got it unless he could show the War Industries Board the necessity for it. A'Shipping Board was set up to buy. build, and operate the ships which were to constitute the "bridge of ships to France." and the Emergency Fleet Corporation decided what ships were to go where, carrying what. The Food Administration came along in August, 1917, to promote conservation, coordinate purchases, and control movement of foodstuffs. Of course the Committee on Public Information had already placed its informal but effective control over newspapers, movies, and books. The Fuel Administration soon fixed the prices of coal and other fuel, and decided who should get how much. In the spring of 1918 the Railroad Administration took over the railroads. They narrowly escaped remaining permanently under government control after the war. Thus on a basis of past experience, and without resorting to future guesswork, we knew that our own country was pretty close to totalitarian during the period of the World War. Any new war would start where the last one left. off. This demonstrates the unpalatable truth that countries which fight totalitarianism must first become totalitarian themselves. question* on Page On* V-f. The Reichstag is the German legislative body. 2-g Bosporus is one of the two strategic straits between the Black and Meditnrranenn Seas. 3-e. Saare Island Is one of those in the Baltic Sea where stonia has authorized establishment of Russian air and naval bases. 4-b. The Aland Islands are a group between Finland and Sweden which Russia wants to control. , 5-d. Croydon is on airport near London, potential magnet for Nazi air attacks. • "The Afore You Tell the Quicker You Sell" • • You Can Talk to Only One Man o Want Ads Talk to Thousand* SELL-RENT BUY OR SWAP All Want Ads cash in advance Not taken over the Phone One tlmo-as word, minimum 30c Three tlmes-3V4c word, minimum " i Six times-*! word, minimum 90c One month-ISc word, mlhlmum I Rates, are for conUnuoua insertions only. RENT—New s room house, fl , 110 North Washington, niles out on Itope-Blevins road. Goon veil 'water, hog proof posture. Jmi Reed. Phone 114W. !4-.1tp For Sale other animals, and frrtrt them to man A second type of fever, that asso ciated with the cow, is known as con tagious abortion of cattle. It is some times called Bang's disease after thi discoverer who recognized the con dition. This phase can be transmitted t human beings by the drinking of in fected raw milk and by contacts with infected cattle. Obviously, people who drink we!? pasteurized milk are likely to escape this infection. The third type, called brucella sui.s, is confined to hog raising sections ot Die United States. It seems to affect particularly workers in packing plants and butcher shops who handle swine carcasses. No person should develop any one of these types of undulunt fever lie- cause proper pasteurization of milk, inspection of herds to keep them free from infection, eating only well cooked pork, and avoidance of any contact with unsafe goat's milk protects tht'nv from the germs that cause this disease. FOR SALE—We save you'money on your furniture buying. Complete stock new nnd used furniture, stoves, beds. We pay highest pi-ices for furniture. See us. Franklin B'urniture Co O2 lin Service* Offered • HIGHLIGHTS FROM LATEST BOOKS SERVICES OFFEHED-Sec Hempstead Mattress Shop, 712 West Fourth, for new and Cobb C5S-.I re-built. Phone Paul Sept. 26 1M. Male Instruction FOK RENT— Downstairs Tied room, djolnlnx both, prone 321, 13-3UIU FO'H KENT—4 room npnrtmont Ctlr- lisliod or unfurnished. Cinrnijo. Dorse> McRao. 18-Dtp For Rent FOR RENT-A good Mitkllebrooks Grocery. house. See 18-3tc FOR PENT—Room with yirlvnte cn- trnncc, privnte bnlh niul garage, TOIS- onablc, cnll 890-W before 8 n. in. or nfler <! p. in. 18-3tp FOR RENT--3 room modem nnnrt- ment. Southern exposure. Mrs. J. H Bennett, 110 North Wnslungton Phone (i(i!)-.T. 17-3tc '1 867. WHS purchased from Russia in Radio Repair Special for 30: cloys. Have vncllo cleaned nntl adjusted $2.00, Tube Tested. Phone 806 or 133. RAY ALLEN Enst Mlh St. A Michigan hnmlel reports, n blind auto mnchunic. Cnn lie be (he one who did the repair job when that knock was reported fixed in our motor lust week? Newfoundland is proclaimed by stat- ennen as being Canada's first line of defense. Tims honored, the coastal province 1 immediately begins practicing blackout, 1 !. OUT OUR WAY By J. R, WILLIAMS Mnle, Instruction. Would like hour from reliable men we can train 1 overhaul, install and service Air Coi ditinning nnd Refrigerating Ei|iii| tnenl. Must be mechanically, inclined. Nu interference with present occupation. For interview write at once giving name, address, age. Utilities In.sl., Hope Star. IG-illp Male Help Wanted Our plant is again open Tor Meal Curing and your patronage will be appreciated. Homo Ice Company, East 3rd Street. Phono -14. O2-lmo Wanted WANTED: Good used bedroom suit and healers. Phone 787-M. Mrs David Davis. M-3tp. WANTED PECANE-We pay highest prices for Pectins. McRne Mill & Feed Co. Q-17-IM THE FAMILY DOCTOR; WANTED—Large No work clothes Star. clean cotton or overalls. rags. Hope T. M. RKO. U.,«. PAT. By DR. MORRIS FISHBEW tdttwr. JeonnU of the American Medina Hygeia. the Health Magazine Modern Precautions Safeguard Man From Fever Germs Carried by Animals Among the diseases which are trans- milted from animals to men undulant fever is especially significant. The condition has been called bm- cellosis because the germ that causes it was isolated by a physician named Bruce in 188G. It has also been called Malta fever because of studies identifying it with a disease which appeared on the Island of Malta in 1887. Either of these terms is preferable to undulant fever, because the fever does not appear in wave-like episodes in all of the cases. Three types of the disease are now known. The germ may be transmitted to man from the goat, the cow, or from the hog. In this country cows and hogs are the visual source of infection of human beings. Goat's milk is often the original source of germs in the first type of fever. In sections of the country where goat raising is common, the infection may spread to sheep, cattle and FAIRY TALE CHILD la HORIZONTAL, 1 Child of wonderland. 6 She experiences many and fanciful adventures. 13 Culmination, 15 100 cents. 16 To fawn. 17 Pertaining to Gaul. 19 Goddess of the dead. 20 Fay. 21 Distinctive theory. 22 Fabled fish. 23 Electric unit, 24 Piece o£ poetry. 25 Southeast. 27 Tone B. 28 Measure of area. 20 Grain. 51 To flit. 3! Plank. 2; Fish. 37 Upon. 39 By. 40 Animal. 41 Lava. « Restful. Answer to Previous Puzzle 18 The grinning. cat in her story. 18 She is a favorite heroine at 47 Title of French king's heir. 51 Quantity. 52 Pertaining to runes. 54 Bronze. 55 Sky color. 56 European shad. 57 Respiratory tourid. 59 Lewis wrote her story. 60 He her to amuse a little girl. VERTICAL 2 Ancestral spirits. 3 Timber tree, 4 To peruse. , 5 Pelted with eggs. 6 You and I. 7 Idant. 8 Moves on. 9 Bangs. 10 Sick. 11 Serene. 12 Opera melodies, 14 One who catches eels. 24 Gold quartz. 26 Self. 28 Hail! 30 Knock. 32 Alleged force 33 House cover. 34 An escort. 35 Musical note. 38 Pertaining to the nervous system. 40 To restrain, 42 Armadillo. 44 According to. 45 Acid. 40 To soothe. 47 Flat plate. 48 Maple shrub. 49 To warm. 50 Small body of land. 53 Nay. 55 Before 'Christ i (abbr.). 58 Verb termination. Thorcau Revealed in New Biography You mny put clown Henry Secliol Canby's "Thoreau" (Houghton, Mifflin: $3.75) as one of the finest biographies of the season, perhaps of many seasons. Here, at last, is full light on the sage of Concord, his personal philosphy. his warm, emotional life, his ways with women. The account is solid, balanced thorough. Excerpted briefly here is an index of the Thorenu character as revealed in his writings. Here was a man who believed in doing what he wanted. But that Thorenu's mind was emancipating, finding itself, expressing itself, is evident in his essay of May 15( 1837. "Conformity in Things Unessential," in which he did not give the expected ansewr. "Duty" consists "in conformity to the dictates of an inward arbiter." It 'is one and invariable." 'So far • • • as duty is concerned, we may entirely negelect the distinction of little things and great. Mere conformity to another's habits or customs is never, properly speaking, a duty . . . -The fear of displeasing the world ought not in the least to influence my actions. Were it otherwise, the principal avenue to Reform would be closed." That is Thoreau himself, trying to come through. And it is Thoreau the person, not the student, who wrote in his commencement speech of August 16, 1827, on "The Commercial Spirit." This curious world which we inhabit is more wonderful than it is convenient; more beautiful than it is useful; it is more to be admired and enjoyed than used. The order of things should be somewhat reversed; the seventh should be man's day of toil wherein to earn his living by the sweat of his brow; and the other six his Sabbath of the affections and the soul—in which to range this wide spread garden, and drink in the spf influences and sublime revealtions in 'luences and sublime revealations of Nature." The ideas in this passage undoubtedly came frmo Emerson's "Nature," as Sanborn, who quotes it in "Familiar Letters," suggests; but the phras- begins to be Thoreau, and the radical application of a one-day week to the problems of leisure is a first last of that truth by exaggeration which was to become his favorite woa- Yet, like so many of his hard sayings, it was not an exaggeration of his own experience. He learned later how to keep himself going on six weeks' gainful wqork for a year which is not Car from one day in seven! Lost LOST—Girls blue and white bicycle, with luggage basket. Reward for return or information. Mrs. Milam, Phone 8, r )7-W. 18-3tp LOST—Lcwallen Setter. 2 years old, with collar and short chain. Reward. Ross Bright 1212 East 2nd Street. 21-3tc WANTKO A WORKER An honest, industrious man wanted l>y nationally-knoWn mineral feed company for work in this locality. Duties will consist of calling on farmers nnd rendering valuable' livestock service. It doesn't take high pressure salesmanship to do this permanent work, and mi special .experience is needed. If you huve a car. you can do this job. For full particulni'S .send your name nnd address to Box 211, Dept. ill, Moorman Mfg. Co., Quincy, Illinois. 18-ll|> For Sale FOR SALE—Young saddle horse, dark bny. gentle, cheap. Apply al Crescent Drug Store. 19-3t-p. FOR SALE OR TRADE: Regular F'armall tractor, recently overhmiled. on rubber tires in good condition. Apnlv Hope Star or phone 2C-R1-1. 19-Gt-p. FOR SALF/—100 acres on Highway G7. three miics East of Fulton. Write Lcn Williamson 1410 Pecan Street, Texarkann, Ark. 2l)-3tp / WHAT'S HE [ \AGAKJ BY V MULLET HEADS? V WHAT'3 A \ MULLET? HEV.YOU Guys- CANI'T 10U SEE I'M CAUGHT IkJ THIS V\ACH1NJE ? PHUT TH' AAACHIMR OFF - DOW'T STAMP THEIRS LIKE AAULLGT HEAPS/ I'VE HEARD OF MULLETS SOME PLACE! LET'S SEE- MULLET MULLET- MULLET REPRAWW BY REQUEST BOOTS AND HER BUDDIES G'WE. By EDGAR MARTIN SHrt V\V\ MA^t OOT OF-V'S SPsVUO' ALLEY POP Welcome to Mother Grey's Bar V. T. HAML1F* i V.UOYJ. ^Ai.K£•J FELLA, FEEV. LIKE BETTER WsWLU HE COMES BACK. \TYL BE CHEAPER frWD WORE <bXT\6FACTORy WORDS'. HOLV SMOKE! ITLL COST A FORTUUE TO SEUD MP. A CABLEGRAM EXPLAINIM6 ABOUT TH 1 8EAUTV SECRET AW HOW WS &EWEPAL MANA6ER HOME-COkMUJ REED FROM 3UR J09S AW CAROL STILL \M EUROPE. 6AVE US TH' 6ATE EU-.FORTHE V.AND'6 -SAKE! IT'S WASH AUO EA^V BACK OM THE -SOUTH SEAS .' IRGINIA! COME QUICKI!* r\ VOU OLD CACLIU6S! WE'vEJ THOUGHT ABOUT YOU /-—• ^ A. KAILUOMTIIAES!rY OBOV! I'VE BAKEO A CHOCOLATE CAKE, TOO. -SIT RI&HT POWK1.I KUOW VOL) BOVS MUST BE WASH TUBES FJurry, Professor! By ROY CRANE FOOTBALL SCORES' College State Teachers 7, Trinity U. 0. Arkansas Tech 13, Murray (Okla). Aggies 0. I*.ui.siana College 29, Arkansas A. & M. G. U. of A. Frosh 45, Oklahoma Military Academy 0. L. S. U. Northeast Center 20, Henderson I). High SrJiooJ Eldorado 13, Jonesboro 0. Pine Bluff 27, Cumtlcn G. Cabot 0, Heber Springs (). Horatio 24. Ashdown 0. Sheridan 21, Arkadelphia G. Rector 68, Pocahontas 0. Beebe 4G, Atkins 0. Dardanelle 26, Ozark 0. St. Anne's (Fort Smith) 2G, Punama (Okla.) 13. Harrison 0, Bentonville 0 (tie). Carlisle 13, Clarendon 0. Forrest City G, Paragould 0. DeWitt 13, Dermott 0. Hope 47, Nashville 0. Hot Springs 27, Fordyce G. Searcy 40, Cotton Plant 0. Piggott 13, Oceola 0. Kusfellville 26, Subiaco 0. .Stuttgart 13, Helena 12. Brinkley 19, West Helena 0. Butesville IS, Morrilton 0. Pampa (Tex). 30, Van Buren G. Rogers 4(J, Eerryville 7. Fort Smith 12, Little Rock 0. North Little Rock 13, Blyllieville 7. 1 <30T MY AX; MOW LE'S GIT OUTA HERE ' ~^-< MOST REMARKABLE ,..,,, I TOLO \ PERSON! BUT NOW ];-':./ VOL) HE'D \ LET'S C3ET OM TO ( MAKE IT ) THE TWENTIETH BUT WHILE CW/S HAVE I PASSEP IN TROJAN TIME.,OK!LY MINUTES \ALL RI6HTA. 'CENTURY HAVE ELAPSED IN THE LA&OCATORY WHERE PR.. VNONMUG FEVERISHLY TRIES S TO RESTORE OUR FRIEMDS TO THE TWEMTIE.TH CENTURY BEFORE THE SHERIFF I CASJ TAKE HIM BACK TO JAIL TO FACE SE'RIOUS CHARGES. OH PAP, WE'VE \ WOT y£T WE_HAV_EM' FAILED/ HERE M». C ° ME " rH& W&L, UWTILlHEy'VE PUT THE CUFFS ) OKJ US.' FRECKLES AND HIS FRIENDS Something Wrong Somewhere By MERRILL BLOSSER ft I PASSED! PASSED/ I GOT 72. 1 WHOQPIE! f 1GOT 87! 1 ) GUESS \ WE CAN ) PLAY (FOOTBALL OH. BOY Ti ! i JUST SNEAKED IN UNDER THE WIRE I Ai "/7\ '•*%1 "THE IMPORTANT QUESTION! IS WHAT DID NUBBIN GET? i GOT lOO'Vo AMD A LITTLE NOTE AEKIN' ME "IO REPORT AFTER SCHOOL.! I DUNNO WHUT PER I 't£; ^"'' ( GOSH , HOW DID NUBBIN EVER. ;';; -A GET 100? KLENK GAVE (OO , BOT MAYBE UTTLE MOT6 CAM'T '/' '•/'# COPR. H39 HY tttK'jlmJCf.'. INC. T. M. REC. U. S. PAT. OFF. ^^S^S^yg * ta-ii ^ RED RYDER The Werewolf Again By FRED HARMAN

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