Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on November 3, 1938 · Page 2
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HOJPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Hope of Hope, 1899; Press, i?27. Consolidated January 18,1929 Q Justi6e, Deliver Thy Herald From False Report! * Published every week-day afternoon by Star Publishing Co., Inc. i C. R Palmer & Alex. H. Washburn, at The Star building, 212-214 South •Walnut street, Hope, Ark. G. E. PALMtR, President ALEX. H. WASHBURN, Editor and Publisher (AP) —Means Associated Press. (NBA)—Means Newspaper Eneterprise Ass'n. ' Subscription Rate (Always Payable hi Advance): By city carrier, per week lac; per month 6Sc; one year $6.50. By mail, in Hempstead, Nevada, Howard, Miller and LaFayette counties, $3.50 per year; elsewhere $6.50. Member of The Associated Press: The Associated Press is exclusively entitled to the use for republication of all news dispatches credited to it or not otherwise credited in this paper and also the local news published herein. Charges on Tributes, Etc.; Charge will be made for all tributes, cards ol thanks, resolutions, or memorials, concerning the departed. Commercial newspapers hold to this policy in the news columns to protect their readers from a deluge of space-taking memorials. The Star disclaims responsibility o r the 'safe-keeping or return of any unsolicited manuscripts. Tax Collector Hatreds May Cut Expenditures The'United States government is n great institution, and it does things Which no other government in all histoi-y ever did before. As for instance: during the fiscal year 1938 it collected in internal revenue taxes approximately $5,659.000,000—the largest sum which any government ever collected in any 12-month period. After a figure .gets about so high.it ceases to have any meaning Perhaps we can better understand it by realizing that this amounts to just about a quarter of the entire world's stock of monetary gold—all of the metal that has been mined since the discovery of America, the product of Inca mines and California and Alaskan gold booms, of Australian rushes and South African bonanzas. Four centuries of gold-hunting would pay for just four years like this last one. And with all of that, our government still operates at a deficit! Nor is the end in sight Relief and public works are still with us to say nothing of agricultural surpluses and the army and navy. We are about to launch a new preparedness program and double the size of our air force No we can hardly hope that this particlur kind of record-breaking finance is going to end in the immediate future. But perhaps it will be worth all it costs if it compels us to re-examine the whole question of the relationship between government and citizen. For the world today seems to be sweeping along a road which leads to greater and greater subordination of the individual to the state. In some lands that subordination is complete; man exists for the state, he may read and speak and act and even think only as the state directs, and his life and property are in every detail at the disposal of the state. y We have not reached or even approached that point in this country Given halfway decent luck and the exercise of ordinary intelligence we need not apprpaph it Yet this colossal tax collection may help us to understand that the tendency to approach it does exist, that the trend in human affairs is running that way. anawa u, The-remedy, unfortunately, is not simple. It is easy to say, "Cut down the cost Of government," but very hard to suit action to the words. And in the long run we can protect ourselves against this trend only by remembering constantly the oldest truth of American democracy-that government exists to Sole * e ' Cttaen ' afld that M a genferal *'"«"" serves him test by leaving him - Therema y be emergencies in which it can't leave him alone; times when it must spend huge sums, to give him service or protection that he cain't get for himself.. -Then costs go up and taxesmoum. But we can keep government from developing, through these emergency activities, into a colossus that is our Sffn^r **£ "VJffT? 04 - A** our natural antipathy to the tax-collector ought to help us keep that in mind. Political Announcements The Shir is nuthorhed to imikc the following candidate announcements subject to the action of the city Democratic primnry election Wednesday, November 30: For Mayor J. A. EMBREE For Alderman, Wiml OHO A. C. ERWIN J. R. WILLIAMS For Alderman, Ward Four SYD MCMATH Answers to _CRANIUM CRACKERS Questions on Page One 1. True. Maine produced 48,000,000 bushels of potatoes and 1,200,000 bushels of apples last year. 2. False. A prog is a small store or hoard of money or food. S. True. Cork is the bark of n tree. 4. True. Mayor LnGuardin was the first reform mayor ever reelected in New York. 5. False. Subways cost more than $14,000,000 a mile. The Family Doctor .*. * **• y. a pmt. pg. _. ' • »y Pit. MPBRIS HSHBEIN r ~" Editor, Journal of the America* Medical Association, and of the Health Magazine g)ry Gleaning at Home Has Many Health Hazards to Overcome Ju a recent survey, of the hazards of dry cleaning to neaith, a study was made of the different hazards involved in cleaning ip the .home. Usually dry cleaning operations are conducted in the basement or in the kitchen The clothing may be washed in Cleaner's naphtha. This substance is, hpwever, explosive and has even been ignited by static sparks prduced by rubbing silk garments .on each other, as well a sby open flames, hot stoves, faulty electrical connections, washing machines, vacuum cleaners, electric toasters, and other home eletric appliances. In some instances explosions have followed the turning of electric lights on or off. The basement room is usually small and without windows, so that a high concentration of vapor is easily possible. In the kitchen, as well as in the SPANISH PRINCE HORIZONTAL f 1 Pictured |A Spanish ij prjnce, Count «fl He was once PT— i-to«^ );.- Spanish - throne (pi.). 13KnUe, l^ Organ of Shearing. 15 Smali ox. ISHivulet. V Fattier, ^9 Kind of pier, 21 Drunkard. Answer l« Previous Puzzle tions. 95 Compas» , point. 27 Beverage. 2? Definite article. 30 Before Christ 31 Hops kiln. 33 He was the son Of e*... King - . 34Jap3nes0 fish. 35 Consumers, 37 Checkered cloth; 39 Roman fiddling ruler. 41 Genufi of auks 42 Insect which feeds crj cloth 44 Sesame, 45 Exclamation, 47 Mink, 48 Alleged for<V. 49 Street. 50 Terrier. 52 Musical note. 53 Fuel. 54 One skilled in Jaw. 57 Mother or father. 60 He had the hereditary disease, .>, 61 Kind of fat. VERTICAL 2 Kimono sash. 3 Unit of electromotive force.' 4 To apportion. 5 To suffice. 6 Within a little distance. 7 Gun. 8 God of war. 9 Laughter sound, JO Growing out. 11 Electrified particles. 12 Scab (slang). 16 He his right to the throne. 17 To ring. IStoaks flax. 20 He was killed in an —— (Pi.). 22 Vegetables. 24 Cut of meat 26 Actual being. 28 Hawaiian bird 30 To release on security. 32 Word. 34 High. 36 House cover* ing. 38 Deposited. 40 To flog. 43 Flower from Holland. 44 Trip. 46 Cavity. 49 To surfeit. 51 Jewel, 53 Antelope. 55 A success. 56 Note in scale.' 57 Jumbled typ.e. 58 Lava. 59 Electrical unit baselvjent, there is also the danger of explosion from contact of these vapors vith pilot lights of oil and gas heaters >r stoves. To some extent, these hazards of dry •leaning may be lessened by doing the work outdoors on a day which the hu- mdity is high. This avoids the ac- umilation of the vapors of the elean- ng agent in u confined room and re- uces the danger from static sparks As everyone knows, the danger ol parks is greater on a clear day. For home cleaning, there are several substances which are fireproof. Among these is cleaner's naphtha to which enough carbon tetrachloride has been added to raise the explosive point beyond the danger zone. However, the vapors of such substances as carbon tetrachloride are much more toxic than those of cleaner's naphta. Thus the fire hazard is elimited, but a new health-hazard is brought in. Because of the danger of fire and the danger to health, it is probably safer to have the celaning done by experts in large establishments than to do it the home. It is also ferquently necessary to com bine dry cleaning with washing, since washing with soap or other agents, will take out much dirt that will not be removed by dry cleaning. In addition to the hazards that come from fire and from the inhaling of poisonous gases, workers in the dry cleaning industry are subjected to heat from the machines used for pressing. This applies not only to those Which are motor driven or steam pres-, ser devices, but also to electric hand irons. Frequently people who have worked for a long time at such devices have developed difficulties of posture affecting the back and legs. People whp use hand pressing devices sometimes have inflammation in the back of their hands from the constant lifting and pressure on the Iron. When gas is used as the heat agent, there is the secondary possibility of carbon monoxide poisoning due to the escape of certain amount of gas into the air. Finally, women employed in this industry sometimes suffer from the exessive moisture that is associated with the use of scrubbing brush and board, the splashing water and concomitants of wash day. It has been recommended that those who work every day atthis type of employment should wear rubber boots or shoes and aprons in order to overcome this hazard. Last year the Agricultural Experiment Station at North Carolina College examined -1,500 samples of soil submitted from 1,100 North Carolina farms. Legal Notice Warning Order No. 5217 In the Chancery Court of Hempstead County, Ark. The Union Central Life Insurance Company, a corporation, et al Plaintiffs vs. Claude W. Garner, et al Defendants The Defendants, Claude W. Garner and Ruth Stuart Garner, his wife, are hereby warned to appear in the Chancery Court of Hempstead County, Arkansas, within thirty days and answer the complaint of the plaintiffs, The Union Central Life Insurance Company, a corporation, and H L Hodell, Trustee. Witness my hand as clerk of said Court and the seal thereof on this llth day of October, 1938. (SEAL) RALPH BAILEY, Clerk Oct. 13, 20, 27, Nov. 3. CLASSIFIED RATES One time—2c word, minimum 30c Three times—3%c word, min. 50? Six times—6c word, minijnum 90c One month (26 times)—18c word, minimum |2.7Q Rates fere for continuous insertions only. In making word count, disregard classification name such as "For Rent," "For Sale," etc.—this is free. But each initial or name, or pom- plete telephone number, counts IBS a full word. For example: FOR RENT-Three-room modern furnished apartment, with garage close in. Bargain. J. V. Blanki phone 9999. Total, 15 words, at 2c word, 30c for one time; at 3Vic word, 53c for three times, etc. NOTE: All orders placed by telephone are due and payable upon presentation of bill PHONE 768 More You fell-iki Quicker You Sell Service* Offered See Hempstead Mattress Shop, ?1J West Fourth, for Njew and lie-built Phono Paul Cobb. 658-J. l-26t(! Wanted WANTED:-High type young man, 18-24, High School Graduate with Business College training, capable of hand- Ing general office work. Must be able to meet public. Honest, ambitious and dependable. References required. Arkansas State Employment Service, Hope, Arkansas. l-3t-dh WANTE0-Young man—white—age 20 to 30 years. Good personality. Must be nble to deal with public. Capable of overseeing and handling help. Call at Arkansas State Employment service, 104'i South Main Street. 28-3t-dh WANTED—Native and paper shell pecans.'. Highest prices paid. P. A. Lewis Motor Co. 304 Enst 2nd Si. Phone 40. 3-26tc WANTED TO BUY—Will buy used clothing mid shoes, must be in good shape. Patterson's Auction Store, East Third street. 3-2tp. For S*lc - - ...... r • n • _ _____ M[ , . ___ t FOR SALE— Beauty work, the best In permanent. Herloise, Kathleen Carmen, Vonceil. Kate's Beauty ami Gift Shop, "For Something New Call ^ _ ^ IM-Nov 31 c FOR SALE-SORGHUM SYRUP AT STAR)FFICE. _ __ FOR SALE— Shingles "and lumber. See Claude Waddle. Phone 289-W i _ l-3tp' Lost LOST-Thursdny nt Henderson foot- wrist watch. Liberal reward for ro- bnll gn!mle ladies yellow gold Elgin turn to Hope Star. 2l-6t-dh FOR REW FOR RENT-Furnished front room, connecting bath, hot wnler, Garage Adults only. Phone 735. 3-3tp' FOR RENT—2 room furnished apt. nicely furnished, with use of garage. Bills paid. Mrs. " M. E, ^dglngton, Fhone *35,,-M S. Wnlnut Si ?-3tp Thursday, November 3,1938 FOK RENT-1 two room and one single room unfurnished apartments In Dr. Weaver' home near high school. 2-3tp Notice NOTICE Repossessed—Six foot moot counter, Frigidnire equipped Located in Hope. Tnljo uj) bnlunce clue of $197.00 payable $11.50 per month. Write or phono Cujhoun Appliance Co., Texurkona. 3-3Cp. . NOTICE—Local money to loan on improved farm lands and city property; low interest rates; quick action. Harry J. Lemley, Hope, Arkansas. IM-Nov 24-c OUR BOARDING HOUSE ...with.., MAJOR HOOPLE If you want n home, check the tol* lowing list. 1512 South Mnin, (Brick). 1217 South Main (Seven room lumber house). 32J Wept Fourth or 400 Mock South Pine (Lumber house). 312 North H«rvey (Brick). 228 North Hervey (Lumber .house;. 522 EJusf Third (Brick). 817 West B (Brick). 1300, South Main (Lumber house). 1312' South Main (Lumbar house). 1318. South Moln (Lumber house). Enstj Fifteenth Street (Lumber house). See FLOYD PORTERFIELD 2-(ltc NOTICE—5% F. H. A. Loans, $100 $ and up. Pink W. Taylor, Otffce 309 | First National Bank Building.29-Otc I \ Farmers Fond of Cars SAN FRANCISCO.-C/l')—Farm families hnve approximately twice as many passenger automobiles ns telephones nrid nearly three times ns mnny cors ns rndos, figures assembled by the Cnl- Ifornia State Automobile association sfliow. OUT OUR WAY E<5AD, THE PLANKS IM MY PLATFORM. ARE WOT MEW/ I PROPOUNDED THE THEORY YEARS A*SO OF CUTTIMG WORKING HOURS TO THE MIN- THEORY FOR FOUR PECADES HAS PROVED \TS PRACTICABILITY f WELL, YOUR GIRTH HASM'T SNRUMK OM A. DIET OP NO WORK AMD ALL Pi. AY v^Z £E£ WO REASON WHY SOMBOMH POIWQ THREE TIMES AS ANJCM SHOULDN'T COME OUT WITH TPlPLE CHINS/ By J. R. WILLIAMS WHILE YOU'RS, PLANKIWQ YOUR PLATFORM, MAOOR, YOU Og<5HT TO LEAVE A COUPLE OF 'BOARDS LOOSE SO TH'CUCKOOS CAN FLY OUT I E CUT WORKING HOURS TO THE COPE.' 1938 BY NEA SCRVICt. INC. T. M. REG. U. S, -9ft. Off BOOTS AND HER BUDDIES On the Job OH,THIS ROPE TIED TO TH' GARAQE ? WELL, DON'T YOU THINK WE WANT THIS AIROPLANE. WELL, YOU BETTER TIE THE GARAGE TO SOMETHIN'-- OON'T YOU THINK ALLEY OOP By EDGAR MARTIN . >. TO \OOKV ? HE TAVN-i^. SO MOCH I DOW\ OAR.E TAW.E H\M AWOONiO . \T 16'T t.A"rE TO UEAViE HVM A\. f T 1 THe ENRAGED DINNY, BROOKING NO 71 INTERFERENCE, SEEMS DETERMINED TO •'•<) EXTERMINATE FOOZY'S LITTLE KAKKY EVERYTHING FOOZY, I'M A-COMIN'/ Pinny's Dander's Up J^AWRISHT, FAL-TAKE IT EASY/ IT'S TOO flT DA^VM^X!^ TDO ANYTHING FOR , A1 UAGGONt v ~- x KAkKV MOW'HF DINMY.' HE'S ME5SED\ A GONER ' UP EVERYTHING/ HE'S «urtfcK . . GONNA KILL MY .h LITTLE KAKKY.' By V. T. HAMLIN MV WASH TUBBS USE TR.VIW' TO READ A A Changed Man AW, FOOZV -1 KNOW X HOW v PEEL—-IT'S .TOO Bf\D, BUT-i-WEU, UIECK,,AFTER ALL /YCANT MUCH BLA 'OL' OINNV M Jf FRECKLES AND HIS FRIENDS HE JOST SITS THERE. MO FIRE, UQ SPIRIT. FOR A WHILE AFTER FRACTURIWG HIS SKULL, I THOUGHT HE WAS 6ETTIVJ' PETTEB i • • • BUT HE'S MOT) HES ETVEW AFRAID TO FIGHT. Napoleon Himself By ROY CRANE IT WHS; SOU'RE 6TARTLEP \ LIKE A LEAF. B6ALL U PLEASE 1..0H, H£IS EVEM THAW i MYRA NORTH, I KNOW ^OU ARE, AN' BY JNQOES Mt>y STAY RIGHT HERP TILL. TH' ppLiqe COME FOR you ' BUT . , CAN'T..' I GOTTA PLAY IN A FOOTBALL SAME TOMORROW / By MERRILL BLOSSJSR , PLAYER , EH / THATS.WHAT THPY TOUD MB ^it-HJ-O SAY.' ' THERE &T '-IN ••- GOSH, ME. LAME Y'DOIO'T MEAU TO TELL ME MISS L VERE'S UMDEC, TO 1% MR. UWUE5S VOU CALL OFF VOMR. PUB- J-ICITV MEW AT . -....., 3, LOUIE'S _ IMCb EIGHT HERE UNTIL I , A COMPLETE PePOP-T OF THIS CASE/ Be sseiw you/ MOW JUST RELAX. VOL'C PROFILE, 5WEET- HEAET-WHILE I FIMD OUT HOW WHITEV'S ~ COMIMG ALOKJ& ' AM I CRAzr ? HO .' HO/ THAT'S PRETTY FUNNY .' IF YOU HEAR ANY BATS FLYIN', SONNY, THEY RE- IN YOU OWN ATTIC/ and Charles Coll * f

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