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file Sam ^ i c Ueds American l«lp if War Come * This Side :JACKSON de World Features Writer British Columbia— a _ful ol Canadians with a precar- ;*hoid on the vast, empty empire \U6s betgecn the United States Sska may need American help in ;wfty if real war ever comes to de of the Pacific. te. ^provision of British Columbia _ great deal larger than all of Uncle ^Stan's Pacific Coast states put togcth- *'Yet its population barely exceeds it of Boston. tost of the inhabitants hug the an border. The rest ot the domain is almost as wild and --ess as when George Vancouver iched it for the British crown back ,; British Columbia makes no pretense " ''defending itself in the sense that ^United States is prepared to de- t _3>Its home coastline and Alaska. |WfficuU to Defend , yfortification of 600 miles of ocean nt", cut up into innumerable chan- '{ "and islands would be an im- sible task for a province whose al revenues run some 532,000,000 |year. •itish, Columbians, whose outlook plainly more American than British, _e'.willing to do their part. But every bulking man knows that he is living Inaer the protection of the United [tales and that no other adequate pro' ction is available to him. British Columbia is probably the ^ ; independent minded of the nadian Pacific railway would be ilt v to the coast. jfA'^Separate Entity ographically it is a separate en- ,>Tvith the "prairie provinces" on inside and the Pacific on the other. 1 its length there are only seven •passes which penetrate the nteins and connect it with the -.-- until you have cruised among , f t Je t thousands of islands of its coast, ,|«H*; ridden for days through inter- jiirunable forests of fir and hemlock, ^ l you appreciate British Columbia's ^immensity. "ItThe Canadian National railway cuts •>ugh the center of the province to 1 Pacific port of Prince Rupert. n south of the railroad much of beVcountry is inaccessible. To the jptfth, all is indeed wilderness—a imntainous, densely timbered region l£by mighty rivers and lying much ?the year under heavy snow. k t Ing Your Own Port •Amateur strategists may liken the islands and landing places . Columbia to those of the ist Indies which Japan has kept ,,-fching off one by one. gB,iit in the western Pacific the Nip: have been taking over estab: ports. In British Columbia have to bring their towns with two largest places in the prov- arc Vancouver, population 308,{•'and Victoria, 40,000. Both are on OUR •CARDING HOUSE STAH, HOM, ARKANSAS (Pwfiff^;, fm~ **pw* x&rW 1 ' ^WwW-iJ* l ' with; .. Motor HoopU ITETTER ' the clearing-up help of Black and jte Ointment's antiseptic action. ^wrethan twenty-five million packages IJhis ointment sold in the last 25 years. ""T.TO remove grime, oily film, use mild L nfatted Black and White Skin Soap S\TtW<S BULL COCAPARfcD Bbt 1 S/WIN6 YOUR REELS FOR A BOOM. IN -mm RUBBER M&RKST/ is THrXT WHY YOU t>SAT THAT YOU »<E&P SUCH IT T/XKE<3 A FELLA TO VOU'RE ONiLV 3OSR- I'D A- (SONiE h^OVJj ONLV .HUNDRED SHE'LL GO THROUGH (v\E LIKE AS) , FBI MAW <) SEARCHING^ VALUABLE HUSBAND FIGHT/ Prescott News ByHELENHESTERLY Telephone 163 Rotary Speaker Will Be Here Tuesday The fourth and last of the speakers to appear on the Botary Instiutte of ul u t «.c- a OOOK 10 me rroscc International Understanding will speak ware or Stivers' Barber Shop here at the City Hall Auditorium next Tuesday night, starting at 7:30. This speaking date closes the Institute sponsored by the local Rotary Club. The three speakers that have appeared " the Grand and the news of adventure. He recently addressed the Chicago Council on Foreign Relations. He has been honored by election as a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society of London, mainly because of his exclusive work appearing in such publications as the "New York Times" and the London Illustrated News. Books Wanted by Victory Book Club The Victqry Book Campaign, under the auspicies of the American Red Cross, American Library Association and United Service Organization, has asked for more books. The campaign asked for 10,000,000 the United States border. International Highway Most mooted defense project in the last decade has been the; International Highway, intended eventually lo run from Alaska to Argentina. from Ottawa is that government will not Latest word the Dominion put up the $30,000,000 needed unless it is demanded by Canada's Permanent Joint Defense board. « Give your husband a head-start Start your husband off with a He-Man Breakfast and he'll go through the day at full speed... Try a. healthy slice of ham with eggs or delicious pure pork sausage. They're easy and quick to prepare •when you cook with GAS! Have you seen the new modern gas ranges lately? Have you heard how much easier it is to cook with Automatic Heat Control, High Speed Smokeless Broilers, the Giant Size Burners? These are just a few of the many advantages you'll see in today's modern. Gas Ranges... that make cooking easier, quicker, and more economical than you've ever dreamed of! Come in and look at them today. I0UISUM4 CAf CO. books for men in uniform. If you have a book, call Mrs. T. E. Logan or Mrs. Charles C. Thomas, or take a book to the Prescott Hard- Prescott Cugs, B. S. A. Give Dance The Prescott Cubs, B. S. A. Pack Congo games hour. United lines, ballroom dancing, and were enjoyed until a late Franklin Honea, bearing the States of America Flag and A beautiful bouquet of sweetpeas was presented to Mary Jo Anderson and Milton Honea by Cub-Master Hervey Bemis, as the best dancers on the floor, amid the approving applause of those present. Cubs and their friends attending were, Jimmy Cole, Martha Lee Chamberlain, Bobby Whitmarsh, Bernice Daniel, Wells Hamby Jr., Nancey Cummings, Harley Cox, Kate Sparks Bemis, Pat Fore, Jean Siagle, Jim Gentry Thomas, Nona Kathcrine Eagle, Tom Clark, Mary Lou Thomas, Thomas Loyd Whitmarsh, Peggy Ann Edwards, Jim Ed Duke, Mildred Bemis, Milton Honea, Mary Jo Anderson, Hershel Edson, Jo Ann Buic, Marvin Auxier, Jeanette Minton, Franklin Honea, Sidney Parker Davis, Jim Bemis, Robby Harris, Ray Rushing, and Edsel Davis. Mr. and Mrs. Hervey Bemis and Mrs. Wells Hamby were chaperones for the evening. Refreshments were served during the intermission. Society Dr. and Mrs. E. P. J. Garrott left Monday for a two week stay in Louisville, Kentucky. Mrs. O. J. Stephenson, Miss Mary Stephenson and Mrs. Jack Harrell shopped in Little Rock Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. William Johnson of Malvern were 'Sunday guests of friends and relatives here. Mr. and Mrs. Estin Rciff and Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Garrett were Sunday visitors in Hot Springs. Mr. and Mrs. Dale Denman and •son, Bobby, spent Saturday as the guest of Mr. and Mrs. A. M. Denman. Friends In Prescott will be glad to learn that Dr. John C. Williams, pastor of the First Presbyterian church at Washington, has been notified that his son, Capt. James Craig Williams of Prescott, has been transferred from Camp Murray, Washington to some point in Alaska and has arrived there. Captain Williams' wife and small son, Jimmy, who have been at Camp Murray, arc en route by automobile to Prescott. Mr. and Mrs. Louis Suckle have returned from a trip to points in Florida. such "They say" gossip? 5. If a woman is giving her time to some kind of war work should you criticize her lor not slaying home more? What would you do if— A young man tells you that he has passed his physical examination and will probably be in the Army in a few weeks— (a) Sympathize with him? (b) Tell him you hope he gels along fine and that you are sure he will? Answers 1. No. 2. No. 3. No. You don't know what information might bo valuable to enemies of America. 4. No. That is damaging to morale. 5. No. Better "What Would You Do" solution—(b). Calendar Tuesday The Prescott Garden Club will meet at the home of Mrs. Sam O. Logan at 2:30. . The Y. W. A. of (lie First Baptist Church will meet at the Church at 7 p. m. Rotary Speaker, Clarence W. Sorensen, will speak at the City Hall Auditorium at 7:30. Mind Your Manners Test your knowledge of correct social usage by answering the following questions, then checking against the authoritative answers below: 1. When talking to persons who have a son in the service should you pull r. long face and talk about how bad the war is? 2. When talking to a young man in one of the services should you try to get him to give you military information? 3. If you do happen to hear something about uoop movements, should you pass on the information? 4. If you hear that conditions a.t a certain military camp are none tog euwl should yuu pass on Nazi Bombers Can Join Japs Expert Sees Two 'Tough but Possible' Routes By PAUL WOIIL Intcnmtlonnlly Nolcd Expert on World Trnnspordillon. Written for NEA Service NEW YORK-Whon warplanos bearing swnstika markings were reported to have been teamed up with Jupancsc bombers raiding northern Australia recently, the immediate mystery was: "How could German planes gel there?" Although much Allied-controlled territory separates Germany from the southwest Pacific battleground, Luft- waffe planes might make the trip by two routes—both tough, but not impossible. .Japanese-held areas in southeastern Asia could be reached via Afghanistan or Africa. Route No. 1 starts in German-held Crimea or Odessa and calls for a nonstop flight past neutral Turkey, over oil-rich Iran and into desolate mountain-studded Afghanistan at the northwest frontier of India. Refueling, the planes would sneak on through Chinese Turkcslan, past bleak Tibet and its mythical Shangri La to the China Sea, probably landing in French Indo-China. Only planes of unusually long range could make the trips and they would have to fly in sub-stralosphere, mostly at night to avoid detection and miss collisions with soaring mountain peaks. ; This northern route was partially pioneered before the war when Ger- .many controlled airlines over Iran and built up contacts in Central Asia with exiled Indian princes related to the Afghan royal family, fugitive chieftains from Soviet Turkestan. With them are German officers, trained by Central Oscar Von Nicdemay- er. who speak Afghan dialects and shares hardships of the natives. Both Routes Pioneered Early The "Eurasian Aviation Corporation," which in clays of the Hitler-Stalin pact operated n Turkestan-China airline, pospccted remote dorbcr provinces of Afghanistan. Both Germans and Japanese had ample opportunity to study, and even organize, an emergency route to the China Sea over country where even native rulers are not in full control. Route No. 2, although probably easier, is no pushover, cither. This calls for a flight from France to Africa, across the Sahara to Zinder and on below the Equator to Vichy- LIBERTY UMEfflCKS A rcd-henrled cop named O'Brien, Said—"AH of us folks should be tryin' To save up our pay An' put it away In Defense Bonds—they're surely worth buyin'l" Arrenl Hitler", ndvnncnl ign ii|i for llic 1'ny-Koll Saving* I'lnn. lluy Ildinln and Stamp* every pity dnyl held Madagascar, tlicn on over the Indian Ocean to Burma, Malaya or French Indo-China. Like the northern route, this one would take the planes over enemy territory. The tprincipal hot spot is where the planes have to pass comparatively close to the area patroied by Allied scouting planes from Fort Lamy, held by the Free French in the heart of Africa. The first leg of the trip would end in Vichy-controlled Zinder, the southeastern terminus of the regular trans- Sahanm motor service, where aviation fuel could be supplied. From Zinder to Diego Suarcz, fortified naval station at the northern end of Vichy-controlled Madagascar, is 3200 miles, a distance comparable to that flown by bombers being ferried to England from Bermuda. 4200-Mile Hop in Last Leg Navigators flying this route would have the advantage of regular radio stations which would faciliatc establishing a position by triangulation. The practicability of the route is shown by the fact that, before the war, there were even a few non-stop flights Barbs Not so long ngo it wns money some people used to hide in the sugar bowl, Illinois mnn drove his cnr two miles in Ills sleep. This practice is becoming quite common in some states. Petting isn't done in England, snys h Britisher. Wonder whnt they cnll it over there. Nothing is impossible except some people. A woniiiii cnn do most tmything with H hnirplti except make it stay in her hnir. Whatsa Matter, Fellas? BOULDEU, Coin. - f/T) - Virginia Nclsou of Wehcr (Utah) junior college nutdivcd all tier male rivals when Weber defeated Colorado's swim team this season. No Foolin' ^ SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -(/P)- April Fool's Day usunlly is n date for tomfoolery and merrymaking at Springfield High School. But not this year. The senior class voted to forego fun end instead its members will canvass the city for volunteer defense workers. from Mediterranean airports to Madagascar, forth largest island in the world. Vichy authorities have displayed considerable activity in road-building and airport construction in Madagascar's interior. The last leg of this trip by long- range planes, calls for a 4200-mile flight cross the Indian Ocean to Pen- ang on the Malay Peninsula or Bangkok in Thailand. Trans-oceanic hops are usually carried out at night and, unless substantial air patrols are organized between Ceylon and thu Chagos Archipelago by the Allies, interception would be difficult. Relief At Last For Your Cough Crcomulslon relieves promptly because it goes right to the seat of the trouble to help loosen and. expel germ laden phlegm, and aid nature to soothe and heal raw, tender, Inflamed bronchial mucous membranes. Tell your druggist to sell you a bottle of Creomulslon with the understanding you must like the way it quickly allays the cough or you are to have your money back. CREOMULSION for Coughs, Chest Colds. Bronchitis March 16,.J.W -^ The United States, during the second quarter of 1940, imported 28,015,210 pounds of lung oil. NOW SHE SHOPS "CASH AND CARRY' Without Painful Backache Mnny sufferers roliovo nagging bncknchn quickly, cnco they dinc-ovrr Hint Urn rent cnuno of their trounlo mny bo tired kidney*. Tho kitlneya nro Nature « chief way of Ink- Ing tho CXCCM ncids And wtiato out of tho blood. They help most people puss nbout 3 pintn n day. When disorder of kidney function permits poisonous mnltrr to remain in your blood, It mny cnuso nagging backache, rheumatic pains, Irg pains, IDM of pep nnd energy, getting up nights, swelling, puOincts under tho eyes, headaches nnd dizziness. Frequent or scanty passages with smarting nnd burning sometimes ehows them Is something wrong with your kidneys or bladder. Don't wait! Ask your druggist for Doan'fl Pills, used successfully by millions for over 40 years. They give happy relief and will help the 15 miles of kidney tubes flush out poisonous waste from your blood. Get Doan « Pills. \O WANTED CAST IRON SCRAP 75 Cents per Hundred Pounds Paid ARKANSAS MACHINE SPECIALTY CO. Hope, Arkansas Automatic Water Heaters Harry W. Shiver Plumbing Repairs Phone 259 309 N. Main Bring us your Sick WATCH Speedy recovery guaranteed. Repair service very reasonable. PERKISON'S JEWELRY STORE 218 South Walnut ORIANA AMENT BOYETT Tccchcr of Music-Voice, Piano. Art-Drawing, Painting. Studio 608 South Mam Street Phone 318 W OF A SECOND It takes high-speed photography to "stop" Dorothy Lewis's flashing blades, but it's easy to see her preference for Camels FASTER than the blink of any human eye, the amazing stroboscopic camera catches film star Dorothy Lewis in one of her brilliant routines on the ice of the Iridium Room in New York's Hotel St. Regis. DOROTHY LEWIS studied ballet from the age of 4, and her routines on the ice combine the artistry of the toe-dancer with the speed of the skater. Her cigarette combines extra mildness and flavor, She smokes slower-burning Camels. MISS LEWIS works out her routines first in ballet slippers. Many's the Camel cigarette she smokes as. she relaxes. "Yes, I smoke a good bit," Miss Lewis says. "I've found Camels milder by far. No matter how much I smoke, Camels never wear out their welcome." T J-he more I smoke, the more I appreciate Camels," says Miss Lewis at a late supper with friends at the St. Regis. "Their cool, rich flavor is all the more enjoyable because Camels are so mild—with less nicotine in the smoke." You, yourself, try Camels. You'll like everything about this slower-burning cigarette of costlier tobaccos. You'll like that grand flavor — and you'll like knowing that there's less nicotine in the smoke (see below). The smoke of slower* burning Camels contains 28% LESS NICOTINE than the average of the 4 other largest-selling cigarettes tested— less than any of them-r according to independent scientific tests of th& smoke, itself! 8. J. BeynoW» Xotucco Coop«n/, Wiajmn-aalCHi, ^t^^^w ^^^^^ ^^^^ w ^isp WMUBJIIJII ^^IIBHIv

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