Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on November 10, 1948 · Page 6
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f«ge Six HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Claims to Have Written First Victory Song Boston, Nov. 9 —(UP)— A Boston, song' writer claimed today that a tune he whipped up in 20 minutes was the first in the nation to signalize President Truman's victory at the polls. Titled "Miracle Man from Missouri," <the song written by £ee Morris wns scheduled to be ready for juke boxes shortly. A copy also will be mailed Mr. Truman should he care to try it on his piano. The chorus goes: "There's a miracle man from Missouri and the magic he wields is great' Harry Truman's the name— and he earned his fame when he won in forty-eight! Now this miracle man from Missouri lost his power or sb they said: They were taking a poll— had Sewer* © Cnughs From Common Colds That Crtomulsion relieves promptly because it goes right to the scat of the trouble to help loosen and expel germ ladea phlegm and aid nature to soothe and heal raw, tender, inflamed bronchial mucous membranes. 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Still holding to the fichtme traditions of the early Mannes who saded the vooden ships of the new nation during the Revolution and tf*W a ?ofSl2 ^modenuzcd forces can now be found In China (I) or on maneuvers at various training bases otL^country(r) Local Option Act Defeated Count Shows Little Rock, Nov. 9 — (IP) Official returns from 50 of 75 counties and incomplete returns from the Other 25 indicated today that Initiated Act No. 2 has been defeated. This, was the proposal to limit locnl liquor option • elections to biennial election days instead of at any time, as of present Returns from 1987'of the state's 2217 precincts today gave for the Act 101,713, against 103,192. No elections were held in some of the unrcported precincts. Initiated Act No. 2 turned out to be the closest-race ih the 1 general election a week ago today. Official returns from the 50 counties received al the secretary of state's office showed 73,573 for the act and 71,007 against. Associated Press figures were used for the 25 counties which haven't yet reported official returns to give the total. Of the 25 counties for which unofficial returns were used, -at least seven vero completed. Official, returns have been re- :cived from the following coun- ies; Arkansas, A s h 1 c y, Baxter, 3oonC, Bradley, Calhoun, Carroll, -hicot, C 1 c b u r n e, Cleveland, Columbia, Conway, Crawford, Critenden, Cross, Drew, Fulton, Garand, Grant, Greene, Hempstead, Independence, Ozark, Jackson, Jef- .erson, LaFayette, Lihsoln, Miller, Mississippi, Monroe, Montgomery, Nevada, Newton, Pearry, Phillips, Pike, Poinsetf, Polk, Prairie Pu- aski, Randolph, Saline, Scott, Sevier, Sharp, St. Francis, 1 Stone, Van Buren, Washington and Yell. Official returns showed 1 the act carried in these 19 counties: Carroll, Chicot, Conway, Crittenden, Cross, Garland, Jackson, Johnson, Miller, IVtohroe, Newston Phillips, Point, :tt, Prairie, Pulaski, Shnrp, Van Burcn, Washington and Yell. Vet Faces Prison Term for Refusing to Register Minneapolis, Nov 9 — w— T I Wednesday, November 10 Kingsley Widmer, 23 a combat • Pl ' oscott Kiwanis Club is sponsor- veteran, today faced eight months " lg " La ,y ne " the master magician in a federal reformato?v hnn/,, ,n ln a P e F lo ™?P c . c at Park Element- , in a federal reformatory because he refused to register for the draft. Widmer, of Minneapolis and a University of Minnesota student, pleaded no defense. Earlier in a rp, .,, , , . .. • letter to the federal district attor- There will be _cho,r practice at noy he said he refused to register because "tlhe army is not a Democratic institution." Judge Malhcw M. Joyce said "I ion't want to send you to prison out you leave me no alternative," Widmer spent ten months overseas and thus would be exempt from service, the judge pointed out. - ary School Wednesday night at 8 o'clock. The proceeds will be for youth activity. Deny Seats to Congressmen Washington, Nov. 9 (UP) —The AFL's poilical league . demanded today that two Republican congressmen be denied seats in the lew Congress pending an FBI in- yestigation of their financial deal- Centra! Baptist church at 7 with Bible Study at 8. Presbyterian choir will have practice at the church at 7:15 p.m. A Teachers and Officers meeting will be held at First Baptist church at 7 p.m. A business meeting will be held at 7:45 with choir practice at 8:30 p.m. Methodist choir will practice at 7:30 p.m. at the church. Thursday, November 11 The '47 Bridge Club will meet Thursday afternoon in the home of Mrs. Clarence Clark at 2:30. • The regular monthly meeting of the P.T.A. has been postponed until Tuesday, November 1G al 7:30 when Father's Night will be observed. • • . ,.,.. him in a hole—but he pushed them in instead. He fought the good fight for you and me and twenty million others and .their brothers helped him on to victory.' So this miracle man from Missouri showed the people who must be shown. He's a wonderful gent—and a president—that we're proud to call our own—that we're proud to call our own!" Millions rely on the name. ings. It named Sen. Homer Ferguson R. Mich, and Rep. Alvin E. O'Konski, R., VVis. The AFL political branch said charges against O'Konski, recently published by a madison, Wis. newspaper "were almost the same as the charges against Congressman J. Parnell Thomas." It did not elaborate. Thomas, chairman of the House Un-American Activities committee was indicted by a federal grand jury yesterday on charges of conspiring to defraud the government through payroll-padding The lezigue s;)id Ferguson, chairman of the Senate's top investigating committee, should be denied a seat in the new Congress'until the FBI looks into charges thut his family benefitted from certain "complicated" transactions with the Chrysler Corp. These allegations, aired by Columnist Drew Pearson and by Sen. Elmer Thomas, D., Okla., have brought staunch denials from Ferguson. On Capitol Hill, meanwhile, Sen. Francis J. Myers, D., Pa, promised there would be no white-1 wash" of Democrats involved in al- leyed election fraud cases when the party takes over in January | Myers is expected to head the Seii- ate elections subcommittee which is investigating the Texas and Olc- J. F. Tuohey representing "the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce Economic Council visited with Chamber of Commerce officials today to discuss a date for conducting a community clinic pi- town hall meeting for Prescott as the organization has done in 50 other cities and towns in Arkansas since their community clinics were inaugurated some 15 months -30. Chamber of Commerce officials stated that tentative dates have been set for the Clinics and. will be announced later. ago R; T. Murry, President of the Prescott Chamber of Commerce announced today that J. Allen Greeson would serve as Chairman of the Reception Committee appointed for the Greater Little Rock Chamber of Commerce to greet Nevada Countians on Friday, November 26. Mr. Greeson is well known in Prcscolt and Nevada County and has many friends and relatives still residing in this area. In Little Rock, Mr. Grceson is connected with the Pulaski Federal Saving and Loan Corporation. FOH EXTRA OUALITV i i ell >'- Fine for ?':"'.''! al ' lL>y M - Kol B< •«m ,J W I bu rns, chafe. Virginia. -PURITY,....,,,, m J m mu _ mta , „ "We have an obligation ... „_ form," said Myers, who is the only Democrat on the present lliree- nian elections subcommittee. "If the subcommittee's final report in- THE BEST NAME'IN RAINWEAR 4275 Ttfc» 8 tJ The Cold Label America'} most wanted gabardine . . . handsomely styled and tailored . . . 100% ull-virgin wool worsted with long-lasting water repellent finish. A versatile year 'round coat of luxurious quality at a moderate price. Cotae in and see this and other fcmart Alligator raincoat* —oiir stock is complete! HERBERT BURN Store for Men nnd Boys Thc October meeting of the Lanoburg Central Parent Teachers Association met in the Home Economics cottage with a pot luck supper. Mrs. May presided in the ab sence of the president, Mrs. White. There were forty present including the entire school faculty. Mrs. Calivert read the clevo- Cale read jy j- liltlS- ley introduced the new teachers an'.l with Mr. Beasley discussed unlinished business. Mr. Thornton reported on the ball teams. James Hamilton, board member, made an interesting talk. 'Twenty' three additional members signed up which makes a total membership of 49. Plans were made for the rvinstrel and the meeting adjourned with the next meeting date indefinite, The Tschaikovsky Merry Go Hound Junior Music Club met last week at the home of Shelba Jean Williams. Lovely fall flowers decorated the rooms. Margaret Hunter Scott, president, called the meeting to order. Minutes were road by the Secretary, Sue Clary. Paralee Nelson gave the life history of Peter llyiteh Tschai- kovsky. The National Anthem was sung by the group and words of the club song were repeated in unison. The hostess served eold drinks and cookies lo filieen members and | the sponsor, Miss Nina Catherine the afternoon session. The study was opened with the singing of the hymn "Blessed Assurance". Mrs. T. M. Bemis gave the devotional on "The Christian" Mome— Making the Most of Sunday". Mrs. W. R. Reynolds presented the House Probe Group to Stay Idle Washington, i-Jov. 9 — (/P) The -louse Un-American Activities committee seems likely to be in eclipse for the rest of this year. With Chairman J. Parnell Tnorn- as (R-NJ) under indictment and .wo other Republican members in 'lame duck" company,' a commil- ,ee official said today he sees lil- ,lc activity ahead until the commit"lam educk"cmpn,caomy tim- a cratic conrtp^i^fMyary 3. This means Ihigf 'resumption of the, Reds-iVfy3oflywood-> investiga- -ion and the atomic spy hunt both tentatively set for this month and next — will be delayed. So will the committee's, long- promised public hearing in the Dr. Edward U. Condon case. Other projected inquiries expected to be junked for the present include those dealing with reports of -ommunist infiltration into Negro Iroups and illegal crossings of the Canadian border. The Hollywood hearing, dealing with reported attempts oli Communists to gain a foothold in the film colony, were started in 1947 and recessed indefinitely. The spy probe ran through several months of this year and" resulted in several contempt citations against witnesses who refused to say whether or hot they were Communists. The Condon case broke into the headlines early this year when a subcommittee called Condon, head of the National Bureau of Standards, "one of the weakest links in our. atomic security." Condon, insisting upon his loyalty, demanded a hearing which the committee has not yet granted. Any prospect that the committee might continue its actitivies up to the convening of the new Congress all but vanished yesterday. That Was. when a federal grand jury here indicted Chairman Thomas on j charges of conspiring to defraud the government through alleged salary "kickbacks." Thomas, reelected to his seventh term in last week's election, branded as "poppycock" reports that he planned to resign from Congress But committee attaches said they most active GOP members were turned back at the ballot boxes. They are Reps. John McDowell (Pa") and Richard B. Vail (111.) None of the four Democrats on the committee was affected by Tuesday's elections. All are Southerners who were returned without: strong opposition. They are Reps. John S. Wood (Gat John E. Rankin (Miss), J. Hardin Peterson (Fla) and F. Edward Herbert (La). Wood is slated to become chairman next January. Democrats will get an extra place on the committee and Uw Republicans will lose one. Bible study from Acts—"The Pro- look f° r Thomas to call no furthci mise Unto You"— Chapter 3. After the business Mrs. Fore closed the meeting with prayer. Twenty members were present. Mr. and Mrs. Allan Greeson and son Jimmy spent the week end as guests of Dr. and Mrs. O. G. Hirst and other relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Hubbard spent the week end in Little Rock as the guests of Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Harris. They also attended the Arkansas-Rice football game. Mrs. Matt Hitt has. returned to Little Rock after a. visit with Dr. and Mrs. O. G. Hirst and her parents, Mr. and Mrs. M. W. Greeson. committee sessions while his tria is pending. U. S. District Attorney George VIorris Fay said the trial, undei iormal procedure, will not begir jefore January- Whatever the outcome, the Re publican membership of the com mittee will undergo changes ii January. Besides Thomas, only Rep. Richard M. Nixon (Calif) wa •eelecteo. to the House. Rep. Kat 2 : . .Mundt (SD) won election to the Senate, but two of the committee' Mr. and Mrs. Albert Redfern spent Saturday in Texarkana as the guests of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Redfern. Mr. and Mrs. Richie Delaughter have returned from Galveston, Texas where Mr. Delaughter has been under medical care. Miss Lois Stewart of Little Rock spent the weekend with her mother, Mrs. Bob Stewart. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Lewis spent the weekend in Conway as guests of Mr. and Mrs. B. A. Lewis. They also attended the Arkansas-Rice game in Little Rock. Mrs. Alfred Smith III of Villa Platte, La. is the guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Randolph Hamby. Mrs. S. O. Logan is attending the meeting of the Women of the Presbyterian church of the Synod of Arkansas at Fayettevillc. Mr. and Mrs. Conrad White of Little Rock spent the weekend in Prescott visiting Mrs..W. R. White and Mrs. Clyde Grlsham. The banks in Hope will not be open on November 11th CITIZENS NATIONAL BANK FIRST NATIONAL BANK 8:00 P. M. — High School THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE HAVE SEEM LAYNZ AND XVLOPWO.VE ARTIST SUPREME 15 - NEW MYSTE&3ES See tayne's tare;? !!rjs:on - "THE PHANTOM eucr:r o? A GIRL" • - • "THE GREAT HUM AM SACRIFICE" "A VISIT TO SPIRIT IAND" "THE FIESTA OF FLOWSRS" ©F SCENBG SPLENDOR BAFFLING SLLUSBOWS THKILLBNG! UNEARTHLY! BSWDLDERING! Sponsored by HOPE KIWANIS CLUB • Benefit HOPE YOUTH CENTER Navy Clothing Not Sufficient Tell Us and Sell Us With The Coupon Below. We Need Good Used Cars Fast! The Presbyterian Woman's Federation met Monday morning at !)::•;!) at the chuivh. ! The morning was spent in niak- I ing draperies for the dining room. I Lunch was served at noon. I Mrs. Vcrnoji Fore presided over dicatcs fraud or serious irregular!- Ities, certainly wo'11 look into i them." Argentina, Nfld., Nov. 0 —(UP) • Amphibious maneuvers in the navy's largest war games since World War II have proved that present Arctic issue clothing is inadequate and would result in high casualties from freezing, navy doctors said today. Moreover, they said that no clothing yet developed by the navy will protect men from freezing to death once they get -wet in below zero temperatures. When 1,700 marines hit the Newfoundland beaches yesterday in a simulated invasion preparatory to setting uo air bases for an ""attack" on "Canada and the United States, those marines who got wet received higher priority medical treatment than those with simulated bullet wounds. "Temperatures are deadlier than bullet," one doctor explained. "A man immersed in these temperatures dies rapidly because the water conducts the heal out of the body and the blood coagulates." The landings actually were made with the temperature near 50 degrees above zero, but the simulated landing temperature was 40 decrees below xero. The navy doc-tors who observed the landings said that freezing casualties would have been high. Despite the rubber boots and rubbei • - .1 i . \ • soalced by salt water while goin ashore from landing barges. The navy is working on a new rubber suit with an electrical!',heated lining to protect underwater demolition teams in the Arctic However, the navy doctors said these models were too crude and clumsy to be effective for combat ti'oops. ' Despite their si Frankly, we're in a jam. Here we sit, with dozens of valued customers begging for good used cars every day . . . and our used car lot is darn near empty! So we're in the market for used cars in a big way. We're ready, willing and able to pay the right kind of prices for the right kind of vised cars. If you have a nice, clean car that you want to turn into nice green cash, we want to meet you, Mister! And to make it easy, use the coupon below. Tell us about your car and the price you want, and mail it in. You'll hear from us in a hurry . . . and chances are we can make a deal that'll make you, ourselves and our used car customers very happy. Don't wait. This is the time to turn your car into cash! COUPON . . . MAIL IT TO US! No obligation on your part . . . but you'll hear from us fasti HERE'S THE DEAL I WANT ON MY CAR; IT'S A (Moke) (Year) AND I'M ASKJNG $. NAME -(Mode!) -FOR IT. ADDRESS. PHONE NO._ j "We're not going to whitewash ! an;, thiny "Myers told rcpoilers. ! Despite their simulated casual-1 ! In a pielmunary report on the hies the marines quickly spread OKiam.ina investigation, subcum- :over the island capturing" the air inatee t mei L ui.nsel b. iMolsun De-i station and other facilities Thev i r.-.nian eharged that iornu-r Guv.-'had the area controlled before i I Robert S. Kerr spent al least $f>9,- j nightfall. ' 'WO myiv than the slate's legal Among the other cold weather I .hum in winning the Democratic j problems fac-iny the navy in their I | .senaton;a_ nomination. Kerr defeat-i maneuvers were the icing ot the '•p.njiieaii K.-,). Ket.- Ri:-.ley U, ; ,t|decks <.•!' the aircraft carriers and '' •• 'of the gnus. 220 W. Second Street Your Ford Dealer for Over 28 Years Phone 277 - 299 Y O U N! £ Ii B L Y

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