Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on February 3, 1942 · Page 4
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Hope, Arkansas
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Tuesday, February 3, 1942
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fef fiction on ir Purchases Washington Probably First City "to Cfamp Down ir JACK STINNETT pWASHlNGTON-The national cap- IHM was probably the first city in the to get an ache in its sweet tooth sooner had Secretary of Agrt- ture Claude R. Wickard come out fith his surprise statement that thert ~*~*a a potential shortage of sugar Washington housewives discov- buying restrictions at most of 1 grocery stores. A howl went up P—nediately chargnig the grocery men With hoarding, profiteering, etc. ^Because this experience is likely to .repeated throughout the land, it is ,orth recording. Secretary Wickard's ationwide announcement anticipated e local situation by only a few hours. Perhaps that's why he made it I/There already were restrictions on •-ar. These were to prevent hoard, principally by dealers and whole- !rs. Since there was an ample sur- llus' and no definite likelihood of tailment of supply, it had not been sidered necessary even to warn Jners of an impending shortage, he ^ovfernment merely allocated wholesale supplies on a basis of 1940 tonsumption. I; That's weher Washington's sugar owl developed a bad leak for the ipital's population has mushroomed nee 1940. Estimates on the increase all the way from one- to two- r (3s. Yet Washington merchants, ihder the OPM allotment, could get y the same amount of sugar they sold in 1940. iHousewives, calling their favorite eery for a 10-, 50- or 100-pound k of sugar, discovered they could fet only two pounds, or maybe five. Remodel Your Old Garments Agent Suggests Ways to Overcome Wool Rationing With the use of wool for civilian purposes cut to half of what it was a year ago, longer wear for the garments on hand is becoming a household "must", says Miss Mary Claude Fletcher, county home demonstration agent. The use of wool by woolen mills ijuring the first month of 1942 is .imited to 80 per cent of the rate at vhich the mills were using wool the :irst half of last year. Since the na- ion cannot afford to skimp on uni- brms and blankets for the armed forces, the use of wool for civilian wrposes has necessarily been cut to rnlf of what it was a year ago, Miss p letcher, explains. In view of this situation, the remodeling and renovating of garments m hand, particularly of coats, will be a wise move. A coat, now outgrown, or outdated, may have in it •*ood wool with many more years of vear left, Miss Fletcher says. Homemakers faced with the neces- ity of learning the tricks of the tail- ring trade, whether of remodeling, or f making new garments, will find elpful suggestions and directions in new bulletin just off the press, dvises Miss Sue Marshall of the Univerity of Arkansas College of Agriculture. Title of the new 27 page how to do it booklet is "Coat Making at Home." The author is Margaret Smith, Clothing specialist of the U. S. Department of Agriculture's Bureau of Home Economics. Single copies are available free from the Department. Included in the bulletin, according to the Extension clothing specialist, are suggestions for choosing a suitable pattern, tips on buying new materials, and step-by-step directions for putting the coat together. Directions are given for the important pressing that must accompany every step of the coat making. There are special sections on cutting the coat, on details such as bound buttonholes, pockets, and well-turned lapels, on putting on fur trim, and on making alterations, Miss Marshall says. What is claimed to be the world's largest chimney is that which was finished in 1909 at the works of the | Boston and Montana copper and silver mines, near Great Falls, Mont. It is 506 feet high. HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS OUT OUR WAY ByJ. R.Williams / THES^j, IS DEFENSE SAVIN) 1 STAMP'S. THXXT I. BOUGHT WITH MY SAVED UP MONEY,/ THESE ©UV& NEITHER. TH' EXPERTS- IM AM HOUR. OK <3O-~ HERE, SHOVE THIS, PER. THEIR OWN) DEFEWSE/ WMUT THEV UF- %: '* ^\ ^ . M..REC. U.S. PAT. OFF. I HE V. OPR. 194? BY NEA SERVICE. INC. BUYOUT ^SNAPSHOT GUILD DEVELOPING AND PRINTING "STv NEW TELEPHONE DIRECTORY CLOSES MEASE CALL the telephone , •business office NOW if you i Wish to change your pres. •nt directory listing, or 9«t an additional listing. [; SOUTHWESTERN lEUTEliPHONE CO. Plumbing Repairs Harry W. Shiver Plumbing I Phone 259 309 N. Main RADIOS - BATTERIES BICYCLES and AUTOMOTIVE SUPPLIES BOB ELMORE'S AUTO SUPPLY Bob Eimorc, Owner WANT A PIANO? This Model ?3«5 cash or term:: $36.50 Down $19.38 Monthly. •op us a card for Catalogs and information. Quality makes STEINWAY, HADDORFF, WURLITZER. Those who customarily shopped about were even more startled when they couldn't get any sugar at all. "We can't sell sugar to strangers, the clerks explained. Candy and soft drink manufacturers were hard hit and in isolated cases, retailers were unable to supply the demand for these products. What's back of all this? Probably hoarding. The United States has an average annual consumption of 6,600 000 tons of sugar. In 1940, this stepped up to 6,900,000 tons. No one considered the increase serious and there still was a generous surplus. Then in i!941r, consumption jumped 1,000,090 tons over 1940 and by the end of the year, surplus stocks were so low they couldn't have fed a little cloud of flies until spring. The Philippine source is shut off and the Hawaiian source probably cut through lack of shipping. Is it any wonder that officials are alarmed? Agriculture officials consider it pretty likely that that extra million tons purchased last year is stored in the warehouses of dealers with a speculative itch or in the attics of consumers with a yen to look out for their own future, regardless of what happens to the rest of the country. But this is certain, according to Wickard: There won't be enough sugar this year to fill the old sugar bowl as full as in recent years.. Therefore, some conservation, really serious conservation, on the part of the public will be necessary. This can be done by eliminating waste, using less sugar and more sugar sugstitutes, such as honey and sorghum. FINE WATCH AND JEWELRY REPAIR WATCH CRYSTALS 35c All Work Guaranteed KAY'S E. Broad Te.varkana, Ark. Pianos, $75 up. Terma WANTED CAST IRON SCRAP 7$ Centf per Hundred Pounds Paid ARKANSAS MACHINE SPECIALTY CO. Hope, Arkansas • NOTICE • Erie Ross is now employed by Keith's Barber Shop New Location on E. 3rd Next to Checkered Cafe Want more fun from photography? Then try developing your own films, Its easy, and you can learn to do It in very little tfme. experienced photographer Isn't at hand to help you get started. But whatever kit you get—and the inexpensive ones will do nicely at first—you're going to need a darkroom to worlc in. A large, empty closet will be sufficient, although many photographers prefer to work in a larger space—such as a bathroom or kitchen which has been made lighttight by heavy curtains over the door and windows. Or perhaps you'd prefer to build a regular darkroom of your own either in the cellar or attic. In any event when you're estab- lislied and ready to begin work, you won't have any trouble if yon follow directions. That's the secret ot producing high quality prints and negatives. Just follow the directions, and don't let anyone tell you otherwise. However, here arc a few tips. Keep your equipment and developing solutions spotlessly clean; watch solution temperatures carefully and don't work when they're below GO or abovo 75 degrees; keep agitating your films and prints during development; and, finally, wash everything — prints and negatives —thoroughly—at least 20 minutes in running water. John van Guiltier I've been asked the question: "How can I develop and print my own pictures?" It's a good query—one that many of you probably have been wondering about—so I'm going to answer it today. Developing and printing, you see, are in a way the finishing touches In a photographer's education. When ha first learns how to make his camera operate, it's as if he were going to elementary school. Discovering what makes a good picture subject is comparable to high school. And learning how to develop a print Is equivalent—in the photographic sense—to a college education. It means you're having more fun too. To start your own developing the best thing is to purchase an inexpensive developing and printing kit. You can get them—one might say —in all shapes and sizes. That isn't important, but what really is important is that every set contains all you'll need in the way of chemicals and equipment. And included in each set is an instruction booklet which explains clearly and concisely the steps to follow in developing a film and making a print. Such a book is invaluable if an Oi[and Gas (Continued From Page One) corded 1-21-42. O. & G. Lease, recorded 1-29-42. Lion Oil Refining Company from Mary Jane Montgomery. Sec. 30 31, T. 14, R. 21 W. O. & G. Lease, recorded 1-24-12. ORIANA AMENT BOYETT Teacher of Music-Voice, Piano. Art-Drawing, Painting. Studio 608 South Maitf Street Phone 318 W EXPERIENCED MANAGER-OPERATOR FOR HICKORY HANDLE PLANT Need man experienced with production, grading, turning, drying, etc. Opportunity to acquire interest, if desired. In replying, give age, experience, reference;;. Address: S M BROOKS ADVERTISING AGENCY, Union Bank Bldg., Little Hock. Ark. Marine Oil Company from W. A. G. Woodward et ux. W SE Sec. 30 T 14, R. 20. O. & G. Lease, recorded 1-27-42. Mid-Continental Petroleum Company from W. M. Grain et ux. SW SE Sec. 7, T. 14, It. 22. Warranty Deed, recorded 1-2G-42. U. S. of America from S'am A. Knight Sec. B, T. 13, R. 20. Warranty Deed, iccordcd 1-19-42. Sam Webb et ux from T. L. Garland el ux. N'o NE SW of Sec. 3, T. 12, R 23 W. O. & G. Lease, recorded 1-2G-42, J. B. Zick from Letlia May S NW SW' S NW SE See. !), T. 14, R. 22. Mineral Deed in Section 26 and 27 T. 13, R. 2'i. Walter Keith ct ux from J. M. Butler. Assignment O. & G. Lease, recorded 1-28-12. Hunt Oil Company from Gene Goff. S NW S'j N'/ 2 NW S 5 «• NE Sec. 17, 18, T. 14, R. 22 W. Aj-sigimic-nt O. & G. Lease, recorded 1-27-42. Arkansas, Fuel Oil Company from J. B. Wannack el ux. Sec. ^5, T. 12, R. 2U W. 1942 Schedule of Home Clubs Group to Hold Neighbor Meets to Aid Tire Situation The Home Demonstration meetings for 1942. due to the tire shortage, have been scheduled by neighbors, adopting "A Home Demonstration club for each Neighbor" as a slogan. Each member will walk to the meetings. To aid the situation the home demonstration Will meet with several groups each afternoon and the different clubs will then meet together for all-clay nutrition classes and other types of demonstrations. The schedule has been approved by the Executive Council group, as follows: First week of each monthMonday: Fulton 4-H, Guernsey 4-H. Tuesday: Columbus 4-H, Washington 4-H. Wednesday: McCaskill 4-H, Bingen 4-H. Thursday: Blcvins Jr. & Sr. 4-H. Friday: Springhill 4-H, Patmos 4-H. Saturday: office. The afternoons of this week will be used for leader training meetings over the county says, Miss Fletcher. Second Week of Each MonthMonday: Piney Grove 4-H, Sardis H. D. C., Hinton H. D. C., Patmos H. D. C., Center Point H. D. C. Tuesday: Battlefield H. D. C., Fairview, Holly Springs, Liberty Hill, Evening Shade, Springhill. Wednesday: McCaskill H. D. C., Friendship, Bruce Chapel, Avery's Chapel, Doyle, Belton. Thursday: Cranks School House, Mt. Nebo, Midway, Bethlehem. Friday: McNab, Yellow Creek, Fulton. Saturday: office. Third Week of Each MonthMonday: Bingen, Mt. Pleasant, Zion. Tuesday: Columbus, Old Liberty, Guernsey. Wednesday: Anlioch, Cardis II, St. Paul, Ozan. Thursday: Bright Star, Cross Roads, Washington. Friday: Marlbrook, Sweet Home.. Union Grove. Saturday: office. Fourth Week of Each Month- Monday; Hope (North & South). Melrose. Tuesday: Harmony, Shover Springs, Oak Grove, Ccntcrvillo. Wednesday: Rocky Mound, Hopewell, Hickory Shade, Providence. Thursday: Jaka Jones, Holly Grove, Blevins, Wallaceburg, Bethel. Friday: Bairds Chapel, Pincy Grove, Boyds Chapel, DeAnn. Saturday: office. Due to the change in the schedule letters are being sent out this month to all interested women over the county. Any woman interested in joining a Home Demonstration Club is urged to go to the nearest meeting and get her name on the roll. Home Demonstration club women are going to help win the war with the drive for "Food-for- Victory". Foods and nutrition will be one of the main programs for the year. Tuesday, February 3, 1942 Prescott News By HELEN HESTERLY Telephone 163 Clvlllnn Defense Committees <ag. Hnltom, is in the Army Air Corp. The Civilwn Defense Committeesfand was in Manila when membm of the family last had word from him. The cnptnin, n reserve officer ns- socintcd with the Chnse National Bank in New York city until called to nct- ivc duty in November, 1940, is on the general staff of the far East Air Corps command:" for Nevada County hove been appointed by County Chairman, Judge J. C. Woodul. The chairmens for the various committees pro: Agriculture— E. H. Loudcrmilk; Civil Protectors—C D. Ward, Health Welfare and Consumer Intcrcst-Dr. L. J. Hurrell and Ed Coltmgham; Housing—C. G. Murray, Human Resources—L. L. Mitchell Industrial—J. R. Bemis and Tire Rationing-Clark White, Odcll Garrett and Ted McDaniel. Local Boy Is Mttrlnc Rccdiitlnc Officer Of interest to Prcscoll friends w»s the picture and article in the Arkansas Gazette, Monday about Scott Haltom. The article stated: "Scott Haltom, who left the campus of the University of Arkansas last June as n graduate of the school of Business Administration, will return to Fayc- tcvillc this week as a second lieutenant m the -.United States Marino Corps. The lieutenant, who was reared tit Prescott. also will visit several other colleges to interview college men interested in ..htnining commissions in the Marine Corps. Lieutenant Haltom, 21, is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Bomar, who lave lived in Prescott many years. He attended schools nt Prescott and plnycd center on the Prescott High School football team two ycais. At the university, ho was a inomOer of the Lamba Chi Alpha and the Alpha Kappa Psi fraternities. Ten clays after graduation last June ne enlisted in the Marine Corps at Oklahoma City as a candidate for commission. He was transferred to Quantico, Va., where he attended a special four-month course and quali- j'ed for his lieutenancy, November 1. tie then attended the Marine Corps Reserve Officers School, which he completed last Thursday. Lieutenant Haltom's father, Capt. W. Society Duncan McRnc is spending n few days in Toxarkami on business. Mrs. Hubert Whitnkcr has returned from u two weeks visit in St. Louis. Dr. and Mrs. J. B. Hcstcrly spent Sunday in Hot Springs. Miss Ima Dickens ot Calc and Miss Wanda Kennedy of Lancburg \\ere week-end visitors in Prcscott. Mrs. Sailie McKclvoy of Littlt Rock was the week-end guest of hci daughter, Mrs. Hcrvcy Bcmis anc. Mr. Bcmis. Mrs. C. C. Harvey of Bluff Cit> spent Monday here with friends. Calendar Tuesday Wcslcyan Guild will meet at the home of Miss Frances Bailey at 7:30 o'clock. Midweek Services at Presbyterian Church There will be n midweek service nt the First Presbylcrinn Church Wed- nesdny night nt 7:30, fenturing foreign missions in the southern Presbyterian Church. All members nre urged to attend. Ouachita Choir to Sing Here Feb. 22 Tlic Symphonic Choir ot Ounchitn ? - Collcge npiienrs iignin this year lit First Baptist Church, before beginning il.s tour of the nation. Under the direction of C. S. White, the choir is to have charge of the niyht service at the Baptist Church on Sun- l' day, February 28. \iste/7/" SAYS LOIVERV— Wednesday Meeting of the Sessions at The First Presbyterian Church at 7:30. Thursday W. C. T. U. will meet at the homo of Mrs. Charlie Thompkins with Mrs. Corric Scott as co-hosl- css. Women of U.S. Have Ideas Also LaGuardia's Secretary Advises New York Mayor By ADELAIDE KEKK AP Feature Service Writer She is Die woman who is smart enough to give advice to Mayor La- Gunrdia. She is the woman Hizzoner pointed at during an oratorical flight in the realm of crazy hats, when he said, "Take Anna's hat, for instance!" She is a woman who has almost as many jobs as Mrs. Roosevelt. She is Mrs. Anna Rosenberg—with this string ot titles behind her name: rjcgional Director of the Social Security Board for New York State. Regional Defense Director for the Office of Defense, Health and Welfare Services. Secretary of President Roosevelt's jVol'.untcfJr I Participation Committee (OCD). Member of the New York Stale Council of National Defense. Member of the Policy Committee of the Office of the coordinator of Inter-American Affairs (headed by Ivelson Rockefeller). Mrs. Rosenberg works in a big, green-walled, skyscraper New York office before a huge desk which holds a picture of her college senior son on the right, Franklin D. Roosevelt on the left and a figure of Ferdinand the Bull in the center. She touches a lot of territory, people and problems—old age and unemployment insurance, additional housing, hospitals and schools for industrial workers; volunteer work in civilian defense, labor problems; good- will gestures to Latin America. "I delegate a tremendous amount of work," she says. "I go out in the field and sec what's going on, so that I known what people arc talking about. But after that I delegate authority and leave it until I find it's misplaced. There is no reason to think other people make more mistakes than I do. Their batting average is just as high as mine. You can get a lot clone if you give other people credit for whnt they do. People want credit and they ought to have it." Mrs. Rosenberg is a small brown- eyed, brown-haired woman who looks much younger and prettier than her pictures. She wears smart colorful clothes and pretty—or crazy—hats. I liked her. She didn't show off. Anna Loderor was born in Budapest and came to New York with her family when a child. Before she finished high school she married a returning World War soldier, Julius Rosenberg (now a rug merchant). Those who have watched her in action say she mixes a warm understanding of human weaknesses with a liking for people and seasons the mixture with showmanship. They say she can be hard ,soft, businesslike, gentle, direct, blustering and a warmly sympathetic woman in a pretty hat—all in tile space of a few minutes. The combination often leaves the rest of the conferees a little groggy but the job gets done. •1- A Fare Deal PUEBLO, Colo.—(/P)—Signs of the times: the tramway company is rehabilitating old street cars that haven't been in service for years. There has been a great incrasc in stret cur riding since the start of tire rationing. : onto cTJtinhes, ete9cd?ETETEE The United States Marine Corps was established by the continental Congress November 10, 1775. - --• -- - . Our Daily Bread (Continued From Page One) ty and effective administration. The taxpayer fund that's everybody nowadays) is going to have to carry a heavier and heavier hod for the nation. It is up to the lesser governmental divisions to lighten the burden all they can. Few of them have as yet faced the situation with as much courage as that shown by the governor of New York. A new high in production was made in 1841 by the Government mints; they turned out 1,827,468,276 coins with a face value of $102,209,510.45. There are about New York City. 35,000 barbers in Bring us your Sick WATCH Speedy recovery guaranteed. Repair service very reasonable. PERKISON'S JEWELRY STORE 218 South Walnut SHOE SALE OF ALL LADIES FALL and WINTER STYLES Including Broken Lots of Spring Sandals and Pumps STARTS WED. 8:30 a.m. Gabardines, Tan Crushed Kid, Patent Leathers, and Suedes Sandals, Casuals, Pumps, and Ties HIGH, MILITARY and LOW HEELS • GROUP 1 Consists of Values up to 2.98 (All Sizes included) 51.00 • GROUP 2 Includes Values up to $3.98 — Sizes broken but- all sizes in group. $1.50 CHARLES A. HAYNES CO. ON MAIN THAT PRINCE ALBERT CRIMP CUT ALMOST ROUS ITSELF -6ASX, QUICK FOR. SMOOTH, FIRM SMOKES. NO DRIBBLING OUT OR. BUNCHING. AND SUCH /MILD, COOL, RICH-TASTIN' SMOKES, TOO! NO OTHER TOBACCO UK£ P. A.* Watcli "Ex" Lowery twis'j up a P. A. smoke. Just seconds from pouring to match-and, ah, that first puff of P.A.! Brother-it's something. (Inpipes,too!) /»• In recent laboratory "smoking bowl" tests, Prince Albert burned DEGREES COOLER than the average of the 30 other of the largest-selling brands tested... coolest of all! 70 fine roll- your-own cigarettes in every handy caa of Princo Albert ^•i^^ ^s^^fflm PRINCE THE NATIONAL JOY SMOKE H. J. Koynolda Tob. Oo.,'WIo«lon-Solem, N. C. DUDLEY Flour & Feed Co. ON COTTON KOW Agents for International FERTILIZER We recommend that you buy your fertilizer now. As the ingredients in fertilizer are used in the manufacture of munitions, shells and bombs. Price subject to change without notice.

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