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Hope, Arkansas
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20, iQ30 SOCIETY OUR BOARDING HOUSE f AGtu with Major Hoople s. Shi Henry Tho «dl<l<.'ii HOICK of diiy in quit close Aflei' the king hns passed. nnd fold on fold His crimson banners are Ingellu'r rolled, And laid iiwny. The valley of repose Is. hid to which the stately monnrch Sot's; He spreads liis cimcli hcycitul Ihe mountains old, Wrapped in the drapery of living gold And leaves the nighl to us. whirl) darker HI-OWS. At sue lin time, how beauty as :i tliK'on Lingers aimmn the archo.s of the west, A.ml nations look enchnntd on Hie .SCPIK' And prnisc the vesper stnr upnn her hrciist; A|(<' senks its pillow, childhood falls asleep — lli'sli! hush. O wurld! n night-lout KiliMii.'e kei-p. — Selected There will be ;i joint meeting of (lit Senicir ;itid junior Women's Auxilliar- irs nf Saint Marks Episcopal church at three o'eluck, Monday afternoon ill ill home ,,! M,-s. Fnink H. John. .'SUM. N. Louisiana St. Miss KHen (.'nn-iijiin of tho Mindcn J.ii. Pnl>lic School Cm-iilly is spending Ihe TliiinkKKivinu week end with her pin-ents. Mr. and Mrs. Dulph f'.-.n ittnii jiiid nl her home folks. -O- Mi-, u<md Mrs. Jewell Moore mid Mm Jewell jr. nnd Mrs. Donald Moore ,-iinl liltlt- son Van motored (o Commerce. Texiis and saw the fuptball Kame hrlwe-m Henderson Stale Tene- iir.s and Texas Slate Teachers' Col- A new Hammond organ is being in- •lalleil in Saint Marks Episcopal rhnrc'h, an cxperiencefl organist will he in i<hari>i> of Ihe music' at the I! o'clock church service, and will al- t'ti ejve a Keciial at two o'clock in ihe Telephone 321 ifternoon. The public is cordially invited. ' ! Dr. nnd Mrs. Jim McKinzie have returned from Memphis, Tenn. where Dr. McKinzic attended a meeting of Hie Southern Medical Association. Dr. and Mrs. A. C. Kolb left SalurJ day morning for H week end visit in! Dnllas and Wnco, Texas. -O- Mr. and Mrs. Basil York have recently moved into their attractive new home, just completed on Kast Mth Street. The Friday Music Club held its regular chornl and Study Friday afternoon at the home of Mrs. M. C. Butler, North Hervey street with Mrs. Dick Walking r,s joint hostess. Following Ihe Choral meeting conducted by the Director, Mrs. Butler the .study wus culled to order by the president. Mrs. Watkins und the regular routine of business was dispatched, Mrs. A. C. Kolb presented the fill- lowing Elhelberl Nevin Program: "The Nightingale's Song"—Mrs. Edwin Stewart, Vocal Selection. "Utlle Boy nine" Mrs. Kenneth L. Spore. "Walei- Nymphs" (from Water Scenes)—Miss Harriett Story and Mrs. Hendrix Spragins. '"Hie Rosary," Mrs. R. M. LaGrone, Mrs. J. O. Milam and Mrs. F. L. Padgilt Tlie next meeting will be held on Dec. 8th with Mrs. R. M. LaGrone lending and Mrs. C. C. McNeil and Mi-.s. B. C. Hyatt as hostesses. Misses Johnnie and Mickey Boyell are spending the week end with relatives and friends in'Little Rock. CHURCH NEWS BY JOVE, TIFFANYj THIS RECALLS ONE OF MY OLD SAFARIS INTO THE AFRICAN JUNGLE WITH P.T.BARNLM- CHIC J -~"~ WE BROU6I4T BACK EI6MT peROcioue MUBIANJ UOMS ALIVE ^C MIC j^- YAS/ E6AD TMESE SAVAGE CREATURES ARE AKIN TO klLXEMNY CATS/>-»-v-f VVE SWAL-l— BE FORTUNATE IP THEY DO NOT DESTROY ONE ANOTHER BEFORE WE CAM SHOO c THEM INTO BAXTER'S YARD/ WE'LL AL/SO BE LUCKY lf= * TME MiMUTE 1 MEM IN THI5 NEI6M30RMOOD DON'T STAftT PUNCTURIM6 OUC DERBIES/—' r OUST SAW A WINDOW GO UP-wu | YOU MEAU A SUDDEN CLICK 1 , DUCK FOR THE NEAREST SHELL- HOLE/ IT'S WE's SEEN UPON .THE GREASE RACK GETTIW 1 TONSILS 6f •UONAE- GOrAE B!6 6ANAC FOR BAXTER/ z^*^^s\ '(.s*.-1 "-^g^n • »^ 1 \ff' gpR. 1937 BV ME* SERVICE INC. T. M. me. U. ». PAT. OM. Suiitiuy - Monday with DOROTHY LAMOUR JON HALL THOMAS MITCHELL MARY ASTOR UNITY BAI'TIST all Klin Street C. U. Sallee, I'astnr "Constraining Love," will be the pastor's subject for the 11 o'clock worship hour. Sunday school 10 a. m. B. T. C. 6:30 p. m. Evening worship 7:30. "To Die i.s Gain" will he the pastors subject for the evening worship hour. We are coming upon a time when many are tempted to neglect church attendance. Let us see to i llhiil the alendance at every service of the church is the maximum. There are great duys before us. Days which offer splendid opportunity for sacrifice and devoted service for the glory of our Lord. Hoj)e for pencif al prefont lies, I think, in the diplomatic action of llic United States and Italy working in collaboration through normal diplomatic channels.—Arthur J. May, pro- le.ssor of history, University of Rochester (N. Y.t. New Deal Changes Manner of Court Stands Less on Dignity Today—Some Appoint-' ees Surprising *U.v I'KKSTON GKOVGIt WASHINGTON - The death of Justice Pierce Butler gives President Roosevelt his fifth appointment to the Supreme Court and there is a better than average chance he may liuve an opportunity to appoint one and perhaps two more. The health of Chief Justice Hughes i.s such that he ha.s given up all social activities, although of all tho members he wus the most socially inclined. He has not reduced one 4ata the staggering amount of work that falls upon a Chief Justice. Observers who know his disposition express the belief that if a time arrives when he cannot accomplish his full f)iiot;i of work with hi- old assurance, he will retire at mice. The possible retirement or Justice McReynolds has been rumored and forgotten n half do/en times. It i.s widely believed thai he mice had do- HAYNES Bros. CLOSE OUT SALE Will I' SILKS Monday Adventures of Sally mid Susan Daily in The Star Oh! Listen Susan, while J was al liiiynes Auction today I saw that beatiti- 'ul TAFFETA in assorted colors. The.v FKATUKK IT MONDAY at 29c yard. It's new and just like I paid 4<)c Air. They have it in the window now! finitely marlc un his mind to remain on the court until after the 1940 elections. That wny he could keep open one place for a non-New Deal appointment if tile elections should run that way. Yet with the death of Butler. Mc- Roynolds' only persistent associate in diroenl is gone. Those two were the ."iirvivors of the con servulive group which blocked New Deal legislation until the mid-way course charted by Chief Justice Hughes won the support of Justice Roberts in 1937. That swung the court majority to thu liberal side. McReynokls was bitter at the shift of direction, and his displeasure has been displayed often. To remain on the court will leave to him the whole burden of supporting and writing the dissents, a job which had been shared liberally by the more suave, diplomatic Butler. Less 'Dignity' The whole personality of the court has changed as markedly as the tone o) its opinions on sociological and governmental issues, The four pre-New Deale members, Hughes, McReynokls, Roberts and £loni>, arc elderly and dignified, some of them stern. The four Roosevelt appointees. Frankfurter, Reed, Black and Douglas, are far less so, although in court Reed frowns, almost glowers vrim tho bench. Once behind the vel- vet curtains that shield them from the court spectators, the four newly appointed members are ebullient, so report comes out. Except for the gracious though commanding presence of Chief . Justice Hughes them are no "out-standing personalities" on the court to rival the late Justice Oliver Wendel Holmes and the retired Justice Bradeis. So for no close friendships have developed even among the New Dealers like those which characterized that of Holmes with his one time colleagues Bradeis and the late Chief Justice While. Some Disappointment In the eyes of old time observers, the new, members have presented both surprises and disappointments. Justice Black, who took his seat undei a rain of criticism for his asserted Klan connections, writes some of the most consise opinions of the court. Justice Douglas, these observers say. has a clear, logical mind akin to Hughes. Amazing to some are the wordy, involved opinions of Justice Frankfurter who came to the bench in a smother of praise amounting to adulation. His associates, including the Chief Justice, seem to find his questions from Ihe bench time-consuming and often pointless. Once Chief Justice Hughes silenced him rather peremp. Submarine Net to Be Usedby U.S.A. British Invention May Be Placed Across Harbors in U.S. WASHINGTON -f/P)— Congressional sources said Friday that the navy may ask congress for funds to equip some of the nation's major harbors, particularly those used by the fleet, with the latest type of antisubmarine nets. Well-informed persons said naval officials had learned that the British had developed a new type of antisubmarine net so far superior to anything in the United States that consideration is being given to seeking about 40 million dollars to provide similar protection for American harbors. Memorial rostage stamp, was recalling- a yarn ihe' olhe:. night about Gershwin's exchange ot lelterg with IIic great comppser, Igor Stravinsky. A great admirer of Igor's, Qersh- win once cabled him in Paris and asked how much he would charge for piano lessons. Sfravisky cabled back find t.sked how much Gershwin earner) p year. "Two hunre-d %„$ fjf ty ih.qifea.ricl dollars,'.* replied Gershwin "In that c&se," cable j J^ck Stravinsky, "how much will you charge me to become your pupil?" Helen Hayes' mother did write tho biography of her emir-.<:nt daughter and it was not gtioste i as the rumormongers have tried to prove. As if debutantes v/even't crowing enough breadv/lnning songstresses out of work, rlong com?s a' millionaire who is offering competition to working baritones and tenoia. Ho is Richard Smart, a jnoneyed cattip rancher who likes to warblt and who i..- doing so at tho Monte Carlo, one of Manhat- tan's ch-chi cafes and he doesn't if he »iev«r feees'a>6U'r».1-*up agairiv A sausage mogul now is ptoitt. !ytizing innrcent Americans to file UlrkeyfuMer—which : s n ThankslfV- ing vai wtion of the hoc dog. My n«t" i< n is l!i:,t this counliy never Will stand for it. THANKSGIVING DRESS SALE Values to . Values to $7.95 . $12.95 $ 3 '5 LADIES Specialty Shop SERIAL STORY 5 WOULD KILL BY TOM HORNER COPYRIGHT, 1839, NEA SERVICE, INC. IN NEW YORK By GEOIICE ROSS NEW YORK — All around the town —Have a bit of irony;Al Smith peering from under his brown derby to notice the marquee lights that spell out—"Mr. Smith Goes to Washington." The pugilistic and thespian Tony Can?.oneris have just had a disastrous time. He was kayoed at Madison Square Garden. She was kayoed as an actress in the fiasco called "Summer Nigh I" A nudist group just tried to rent office space in ;• midtown skyscraper. The deal was well-nigh closed until the nekkid tenants explained that they'd be floating around the corridors—without a stitch. A traveler just returned from Prance confides that the French sense of humor hasn't retreated. He tells of a current cartoon Parisians are laughing over. It shows a haughty madam. oiselle pointing at a bomb shelter end exclaiming, "It's rather sluffy in here. Havent' you a room with n balcony overlooking the street?" They're now passing around the one about the impoverished dnclor who rushed onto Hie .stage and bellowed 1 Is there r. patient in the house?" Dr. Waller Damrosch, dean of American conductors, should like this: a 42nd Street movie princl bills him as Walt Damrosch—m "Tlie Star- maker." Stories from the Capitol about the party at the Soviet Embassy spoke of a striking red painting in the foyer (hat had been transferred from the USSR pavilion at thfi Fair. But the Embassy did not inherit merely the painting, sin'.-e all th,. surplus caviar and sturgeon went to Washington as \Vl']l. Mayor LaGuardia will interrupt any conversation to go to the window and look up when he hears the drone o£ airplanes. Dale Carnegie is said to have received an invitation fiom Japan to Icok t.round that lend of the rising sun and do a book about it. Which leads the wags to suggcM "How to Win Dalo ;,nd Influence America" as a likely title,. Ji.hrn.v Green, who Is lobbying in Washington for a George Gershwin "YpHlcrilayt QurKtEonlnp: DOUK- IIIN, lliiWNuu illnriivt-rs Hull tlir >ountf itian know** mucli inori. nliuitt *ln- llrniliornr in n r (I cr ihim In- IM K-llitiK, -When Flyuii re- IfortM (Hi liCfitlKirnr'M linnl; <!«•- IIOHlIN, UolllflllK lll'llTM "lllK llK.1" Illl'tllllllicil. "-HIK Itfll' HUH III}- unirlc," lit* tcliH Daw.sun, CHAPTER X AS Dawson stared at him incredulously, John Douglas continued: ''I was named for him.' He's been missing j'or years now. We have reason Io believe he i.s dead. What has he to do with this Benthorne murder?" "Just a minute, son," Dawson But now, anything she might say, even the truth, would have to be proved. And Dawson was no ordinary detective. A look o£ imperturbable calm masked her inward emotional turmoil as she turned back to the (able. Joey di Torio stirred Ins coffee noisily. Krone eyed her as she sat down. Only Helen Ben- lliorne seemed entirely undisturbed by the interruption. Ara nibbled on a piece of toast, kept her eyes focused on her plate. ACter a few minutes, Joey an- countered. "I'll ask tho questions,! nounced: "Must have left my cig- ancl perhaps answer a fe\v, loo. I arots in the other room. Coming, How old would your undo be iff Krone?" "Yeah, I'll go with you." The detective mumbled something in ho were still alive'.' "Between 70 and fifl." "Ummm. And what makes you think he i.s dead?" "I can't lell you all of Unit, riglil now, Captain. 1 can't tell you all Mrs. Benlhorne's direction as the two men left the dining room. ''I hope you are enjoying your breakfast," Mrs. Benthorne said, I know about Benthorne. I can'; after an interval of silence. There even tell you why I came here last night. But if you'll let mo talk to Ara, alone, /or a few minutes—" "What possible reason could your uncle have—.supposing he were alive—to kill Benthorne?" was no cordiality in her voice. Ara nodded. "Just what do you'' plan to do now?" Mrs. Benthorne demanded. "I know you must hale me, Mrs. Benthorne," Ara answered as she from the table, faced the Douglas shook his head. "Why - .... _ ^ ,„, name a dead man as a .suspect?" beautiful young widow. "You he countered. have reason to. But lliere is nolh- Dawson settled back in his chair, fished in his wallet for a folded, wrinkled piece of paper, studied it intently. At last he handed it over to Douglas, saying: "You may as well know that your admission that 'Big Red' is ing of yours that I want. I intended leaving here as quickly as possible. I feel only pity for you. Now, 1 want to forget—everything!" "There is one thing I am sure! you want to forget," Mrs. Ben- your uncle, pul.s you in even a thorne's words were sharp edged, better spot as the No. 1 suspect on "But I doubt if Caplain Dawson Benlhonie's murder. Here, read ! will let you. But let me warn th' s -" J you 1 '— her voice rose—"if you j Douglas read "I will be killed j fry anything, if you (ell anything, j tonight—" ... a woman named ; I'll—I'll—" Ara ^ . . prospector . . . 'Big! "Yuu might kill me, is that what Redl> " ! you're trying 1o lull me, Mrs. "Ara!" he whispered. j Benthorne?'' Ara's eyes blazed. Dawson reached out, look the j "I could make things rather un- paper from Douglas' hand. "I've a | pleasant for you, but'don't worry hunch about you, Douglas, and I'll' about it—1 don't intend to. I want let you talk to Ara, alone. She! nothing that you can give me. And j should still be in the dining room." | I don't hate you. My hate is dead. Nothing matters—now.'' OHN DOUGLAS' precipitous entrance and ill-considered babbling had Jcft Ara inwardly raging. What a fool, .she thought, io have come here immediately. H lie Jiad only waited until tile first editions were on the streets With the Benthoriie murder story, Mrs. Benlhorne's lace became crimson as she slarled to answer. "Why—you— you—" Bui her enigmatic smile returned when she glimpsed Dawson and Douglas leaving the study. "Be quiet, now," she ordered Ara. "Here comes the detective. I'll see you later." . . . And as Dawson entered . . . "Your breakfast suggestion \vaj quite right, Captain. A little cof« fee has done wonders for me." "I thought so, Mrs. Benthorne," Dawson answered. "Will you com* with me, now, Mrs. Benthorne? I'll have to search the house for a gun—the gun—and I should prefer that you were along." "If you insist, Captain." "John, you'd better have som« food, too," Dawson said. "The butler will bring you ec'Sfee and toast and whatever else you want." * * * "JOHN ate in silence. Only when Ara rose and started to leave did he turn to her. "Ara, the time has come to tell the truth. You and I are going ta be accused of a murder, if we don't tell Captain Dawson all the facts. I know it won't be ea^sy. 1 ' "I don't see where I am involved. I—" site began. "But you are, Ara, and I have io know why," Douglas interrupted. "Tell me the truth, Ara and perhaps I can save you. . . . What were you doing in Ben« (home's study last night?" She turned on him angrily. "1 wasn't in Benthorne's study last night. What makes you ask that?" He drew a button—a red, peculiarly-shaped button, from his vest pocket, held it beside t\va similar buttons on the sleeve of her dress. "Haven't you missed this?" She snatched the button from his hand. "Where did you find thai? Does Dawson know?" Then as she became calmer: "There are thousands of billions just like tlm one, why bother me with it?" "There are three on your other sleeve." It was true. "All right, suppose I was in Benthorne's study. I was there tliis morning, talking to Captain Dawson. He knows that. When tlid you find it? "1 found it in a chair—it fell out of a chair—last night," Douglas answered slowly. "Benthorne was dead—did you see him last night?" He .was pleading for the truth, although his own words were self- condemning. "Yes," Ara answered slowly, as her eyes met his, "i saw Arnold, Benthorne last night. But it was early in ihe evening—long befor* he was killed." Be j torily. Tlie irritable McReynolds has barked at him repeatedly to let the lawyers, and not the court members, present (he eases. Other justices have grinned slyinly at such chidings. TO THE DEMOCRATIC VOTERS OF THE CITY OF HOPE I am a candidate for the office of Alderman, Ward 2 I have never asked for public office before; but I earnestly solicit the vote and influence of each and every voter in the City Election Tuesday, November 28th, and assure you that I will give my best efforts to this office. JESSE BROWN . *>ld only in $1 boxes, this is your opportunity to try the famously- fine DuBany Face Powder at a one dol- far price. And aa an extra inducement we gte you a complimentary 30 day supply of Duftury Glamour Make-up Base .. . betfc for the price of the powder alone! 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