Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on November 8, 1938 · Page 3
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. . November 8, 1088 November Prnycr 1 like to watch the leaves that dance upon November trees; 1 like to hear the way they laugh their answer to the breeze. 1 like the (gallant gown's they wear, of gold and scarlet made— 1 even like the wny they fall, so crisp wnd unafraid. ( They lend my aoul a little prayer; they make mo softly say: ".When Autumn comes in to my life, let me be brave and gay. Cod give me grace to liuigh nnd dance, ins to the branch 1 cling, And let me wear a vivid dress—and dream of youth—nnd spring." —Margaret Sangstcr Tho Brookwood P. T, A. will meet at 2:30 Wednesday afternoon at the Brookwood school. Miss Henry, city school superintendent will address the unit un "Character Education Through Health." A large attendance is urged. The meeting will close promptly at 3:30. Mr. nnd Mrs. Dick Forstcr and little son, spent the week-end with relatives in Shrcveporl, La. Tlie Ladies of the Cemetery Association are again soliciting subscriptions to Holland's magazine and will be pleased to have you call 120 and enter your .subscription. Mrs. R. V. Hall of Texarkaiia, first vice president, of the Arkansas Parent Teachers Congress will start the study course for the local P. T. A. on Tuesday, November 15. Mrs. Hull is a woman of wide and successful public experience. -O— Tho Gleaner's class of the First Baptist Sunday .school will hold its regular monthly business and social meeting Tuesday night at 7:30 in the educational building on South Main street. Mr. and Mrs. R. D. Franklin nnd son Bobby, spent the week-end in Texarkana. Friends will be glad to know that Bobby has recovered from his recent illness. Edward T. Wnyti-, NYA supervisor was a Tuesday business visitor in Camden. Tho Woman's Auxiliary of St. Mark's Episcopal church will observe a quiet Day of Prayer, on November Armistice day at 'he church. 11 — Among Hope friends attending the funeral services and burial of Mrs. Junnic Can- Pittmun in Prcscott on T U E S .BOB BURNS "ARKANSAS T R A V E L E R" !Wed.i A "Better Wed. Picture" A.WNE SHIRLEY —in"A Man to Remember" Monday were Mrs. K. G. McRae and Mrs. N. W. Denty. Mrs, K. G. M?TUio left Tuesday norhlng for Warren to attend it meet- ng of the Synodical of the Presbyterian church. TUES.-WED. JACK OAKIE -in"Affairs of Annabel" FIRST TIME SHOWN T II U K Touchdown Army" SALE 300 Fall and Winter Dresses for Women and Juniors S6.99 LADIES Specialty Shop The Library Ypu will find the following list of books on the shelves of the library: Fiction "Mother," by Kathleen Norris. "Lisa Vale," by Olive Higgins Prouty "Land of To-Morrow," by Shirley Sciferl. Non-Fiction "Madame Currie," by Eva Currie, "Hell .Beyond the 1 Sens," by Ange Kruaruf-Nielsen. "Let It Slide" Is (Continued from Page Ona) solvokia was dismembered, reduced to u satellite of Germany. The Spanish republic split from within and was re- (iucLMi U> a practice grounn for future wars. The Chinese republic, nevei well-integrated, is on the ropes before the- Japanese invaders. Hungary Yugoslavia, Rumania, Bulgaria, Greece, never really democratic, now incline toward the totalitarian system. Twenty years after the World war "totalitarianism" has democracy on the defensive. This new idea of government is not mere dictatorship. Thai is old. But old dictators simply used military force to make people do ns they said. The now dictators work on people with propaganda, which they contro exclusively. Thus a 1938 dictatorship may actually be "popular" in the sense that it is the people's will. But that will has been manipulated so tha it has had no free choice. With this goes the "totalitarian" idea (hat one party, one group, is the instrument that governs for the grea mass of people. The people's duty i: to vote "yes" at intervals, and do a.< they are told. The state, the government, is like an idol to which all bow down. The idea is that if the state aj a whole, and people as a mass, arc al right, then individuals will be al right. Sheep Pcychology Jn country after country the people tired of worrying and thinking abou how to ru nthcir affairs, have let their liberties slide into the hands of those who said "Let us do it. We will sec that you are taken care of. Stop wor rying. Follow us!" The difference between this idc t and tho American idea of domocracj is plain. Americans have always be lieved that the state is merely arrln strument created by the people to d<? certain tilings fo rthem. The welfar and rights of the individual person arc what is important, and if most indi divdual persons are nil right, then the state will be all right. Americans have also believed in definite limits on the state: they have a written constitution providing that Arkansas Lagging on Bidsjor PWA Four Millions Allotted, Against Tentative Quota : of 10 Millions WASHINGTON-W-Public Works Administration non-federal project al- olrnt-nts to Arkansas under the 1938 program hnvc fallen considerably bc- 'ow allotments to neighboring states. Arkansas Senators Caraway and Miller have mode repeated requests for PWA authorities, they say, to speed action on pending applications For projects in Arkansas. They have been handicapped on a number of projects because of a stele law prohibiting hoiul issue votes except on regular election days. The latest summary of PWA allotments, as of October 12, shows n total allotment in loans and grants to Arkansas of $3,!)DG,OGG. Subsequent allotments boosted the total slightly above $-1,000,000. Senator Caraway says the PWA originally fixed Arkansas' "equitable share" of this year's funds tentatively at $10,000,000. A break-down of the PWA program for Arkansas shows the total estimated cost of approved projects as J5.804.598, of which amount $1,868,532 has been supplied by applicants. The- 43 Arkansas projects approved at the time the summary brought $1,373,363 in loans and $2,022,703 in grants. During the .same period total allotments to Tennessee'in loans and grants amounted to $9,418,741; Mississippi $11,805,231; Missouri $15,733,907; Oklahoma $0,11111,891 and Texas $20,879,532. SERIAL STORY LOVERS AWEIGH BY .BETTY WALLACE COPYRIGHT-, (•»• NBA MOTION PICTURES ARE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT 2 FEATURES TUBS. & WED. JACK LUDEN—In "ROLLING CARAVANS" —Also— FRANCIS LEDERER —in— "THE LONE WOLF IN PARIS' Coming Sal. 11 p. m., Sun-Moil JACKIE COOPER—in— "GANGSTERS BOY" Try Us For Your Bleat Curing and Smoking. We Do U Right. Home Ice Company 916 East Third Street Hope, Ark. City Meat Market CHOICE K. C. MEATS, HOT TAMALES and OYSTERS. PROMPT FREE DELIVERY. PHONE 767 Hope BIG INCREASE IN VALUE —DRASTIC- REDUCTION IN PRICE I Mlilvlwlikk TRACTORS F14-F20-F30 Come in and See the New Ones Just Received SOUTH ARKANSAS IMPLEMENT CO. General Election (Continued from Page One) tics arc at stake, both Republican and Democratic. Bitter fighting in the Democratic party primaries and between C. I. O. and A. F. of L. forces have raised Republican hopes of winning tho stale back after its first lapse from Republicanism in decades. If these hopes materialize, Judge Arthur H. James, Republican candidate for governor, appears certain of a better than favorite son role in 1940. Election of Governor Earle to the senate would be almost as certain to revive the Democratic presidential boom for him which started when he was elected governor. Another 1940 Republican candidacy will be in the making in Ohio if Robert Taft defeats his New Deal opponent, Senator Bulkey, for a senate seat. Ohio is always a pivotal state politically. CAST OP CHAItACTfOnS JlJUY A I, C O T 'h — mlmlrnr* «nusli«'f. She fm-cil M rliolci- lioMvopn two nnvy xiilfnrx. II W t O II T CAMPIIKM ntnlil- tloii* llciitrimni. He fni-cd » cliolcc lie<«<><• n 111* , v lfi- mill iltuy. JACK 1IAM,MV—M.vhur Hiillor. llf tttffit n fi'x< at a inillcnl lave. MAKVKI, II A s T I .\ (i S—linvj \vlfc. sin. fni-cil llic IcM of la-lug U good suitor. * * * T«Hlordnyi .luck ^viirii* .Tnilj" •ngnliiNl mvlglit anil In „ Mn/.i- of hitinllliiuon nnii IIIIKI-I- Hhi- re- liUi-«, "Hi- IIHH nfllivi) in<> |o mnrry III in, HO )i<m do you llku limit" CHAPTER II TJUT even as the words left her lips, her heart sank. What had she done? Whatever had egged her into throwing that lie into Jack's teeth? Because Dwight hadn't asked her to marry him at nil! He'd boon attentive, and he'd kissed her. But he had never proposed to her. Jack's eyes showed his hurt. He said, "I'm sorry, Judy. I—I didn't know." His shoulders .seemed to sag. She felt sorry for him. She knew he thought of her an a litllo sister to be protected, and he'd meant well, warning her of what he thought were Dwight's intentions. But she couldn't help saying, "You're j a u n d i i; e d, Jack. You're unhappy on your phmc carrier, you want to get back to Lakehurst, and it's soured you on everything. You see Dwight gutting along, in lino for promotion. and it—it gets your goal, I RUCKS." His eyes flushed. "That's not .so! I wouldn't be jealous of a—ol a rank-worshiper like him! I'll get ahead on my own, without help from any relatives in Washington or any admirals, either!" / She hadn't mean't to hurt him, She said inadequately, "Forgive »ne. I guess we've both said thing.s we didn't mean." * * * A ND just then a figure cnme out °^ Of the wardroom hatch close; vel, she'll be here Saturday—I couldn't wait a week! I'd like you to come with me to the airport to meet her. You've been my best friend here, and I know you'll like her. She'll need n Navy woman to sort of show her around—get her started—" Refusal was on tine tip of her tongue. But she did the sporting thing. "Of course, Dwight. I'd love to!" "That's fine, then. She gets in at Lindbergh Field Saturday at 10:15 in the morning. I'll call for you at a quarter of ten." Illustration by Henry G. Schlensker. "Lieutenant Hanley TVQS just leaving," said Judy evenly, He had Test in Michigan Michigan affords, in Gov. Frank Murphy's re-election contest, a ne... test of President Roosevelt's ability to keep the farm and labor vote lined up behind his policies. Mr. Roosevelt has bestowed his blessing emphatically on Murphy, causing speculation on Murphy, causing speculation as to whether the governor'mlght'hbt figure in Roosevelt 1940 activity if he wins. Third Party Faces Crisis In Wisconsin the Lafollette National Progressive'party movement is meeting a critical test. LaFollette's defeat for re-election in a situation confused by a three-way battle between Progressives, Republicans and Democrats would be a setback for the movement. It would cloud the governor's hopes of third party action in 1940, and his, own chances of being or naming a Progressive presidential nominee that year. Farm Voles to Decide Program Turning to the farm belt area, House elections become the chief yardstick. Democrats now hold an overwhelming majority of House seats from the 12 states comprising the farm belt of the interior as distinct from the cotton states of the South. Those interior states are Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, North and South Lakota, Nebraska and Kansas. Any definite shift in farm sentiment his year as reflected in House elec- ions in those states would be a major jolitical development, as would the uloption in any of the Pacific coast itales of initiated curbs of jurisdic- ional strikes. Ashdown here are certain things that even the {ovennnent can not do to a man. further, all men must have equal •ights before the law, and no group or )urty ought to have rights which all lo not have. And still further, that a better re- iuU is obtained if all may speak theii views freely, all listen freely, and then lecide freely what ought to be done. Between these ideas and the new idea of "totalitarianism" there is a great gulf. Both sides are evolving changing. The dictatorships, having in some l*irt solved the problem of how to ge everybody enough to eat, are facet with a new problem: how to permi their people to live as decent, dignifiec individuals with rights and a private life of their own. And the democracies are faced will tl\e problem of how to adjust their eco nomic affairs so that all may eat and be secure, without sacrificing the free dom, the personal dignity, the indi< vidual living of their citizens. So, 20 years after the Armistice, the world boils and surges with those con flicts within countries, and betweei countries. The new ordor in international diijjoinacy—"Power PoU- tics." They're J W st Two Big Happy Familie PANAMA CITY, Fla.— (JP) —Th Boggs girls like the Quickel boy. That's what the folks here decide after four of the Boggs sisters—Bessie Delia, Carol and Ellen—married fou of the Quickel brothers—Warren, For rest, Guy and Emert. The first couple married in 1920 an the last in 1937. The phone rang again. This time it was a girl's voice, and Judy waited. But it was not one of the gossip brigade, it was Diane Bell, who had just had a new baby. "You never have time for me, Judy! Come on over and sec little Billy,».he's the darlingest thing! Give the boy friends the go-by for one day. 'I'll"fix""you something good for lunch." "I'll have Guam salad," said Judy. Diane, as a very young girl, had lived in Guam, where her father was in charge of the station, and she was alwnys boasting about how .she hud learned to make meals with practically nothing from tho States— strictly island fare. Her Guam salad was famous. It was made with California avocados. It was only a short distance to the Bells' small cottage. Bill Bell was a flyer in Jack's squadron. His pay, even with flight pay, had performed nobly in comanding the services of a famous obstetrician when Diane had this baby, last month, but without the savings that Diane had engineered so gamely in this little bungalow, they couldn't have made it. * * * J UDY parked her car. In the doorway, Diane was standing, the baby in her arms. Her dark eyes danced, her ivory .skin glowed. "Darling!" said Judy. "You look Wonderful!" "Never felt belter in my life." Judy remembered the pale, wan of a cleft in his chin. something ,to tell her! "Judy," said Dwight, his eyes on when I doubted you'd ever be the same!" She peeked into the opening at the top of the little bundle of blankets. "Oh, Diane, isn't he little!" "What'd you expect?" "But lie's so sweet! Oh, oh, look, he's smiling at me." "He's merely well fed, and smiles because his tummy feels good. I keep telling Bill that, but he doesn't believe me." She put the baby in its crib, pointing to the stuffed elephant on the dresser. "Bill, the fool, thinks that's just right for our child. At the age of one, he will probably present him with a Navy bomber. After Diane had told her all about how marvelously Bill was taking her absorption in the baby, "Even washes diapers when he gets a minute!" she asked about Judy. "You, my dear, look peaked." "Slightly," Judy admitted, "What's the matter?" "Nothing." "Listen, my girl, you're among friends! 11 But the words stuck in Judy's throat. She couldn't tell her. Tactfully, Diane changed the subject. She went "on some more about her precious Bill, and her wonderful baby. "I only hope they don't transfer him off to some ungodly place where the climate will be bad for the kid. Think of me, with a baby, shoving oft in the good o'd Chaumont. Or daycoaching it across the continent!" "They won't, I guess," Judy said. "Flyers stay put pretty much, except for battle maneuvers." "Yes," Now it came, the sudden, lost feeling. The dive of her heart, and the quick, pounding blood al used to it, when you have one o: your own." Judy said, "You're going to pu that funny square on him? ! thought they used 'em triangular.' "You're behind the times, Tri angles are old-fashioned." But her eyes were on Judy's face. Judy got the oil in the little blue jar. "I'm glad to see you're using my gift," she said. "Without 'gifts, my son and heir would be naked and cribless," said Diane. She kissed him on the top of his fuzzy little head and put him back in his bed. "On to the kitchen," she said, picking up an old cap of Bill's which was on a chair and putting it in the closet. Judy said suddenly, as she sat at the table while Diane reached into the cupboard for a can, "I guess I'll tell you. I've got to tell someone, or burst!" Diane said, "Shoot." "Dwight Campbell ..." "Yes, I know. He's getting married." Diane looked at her narrowly. "But I thought—I thought you—well—just an old married woman, matching you up with the best bet on the lot. Darling, I thought it was Jack Hanley!" "Jack?" Judy was startled. "He's just a friend. I—I never—" She got hold of herself. "Well, I was a fool, I thought because Dwight took me dancing a few times—" "He's the kind who licks boots and campaigns for promotions. He's kind to admiral's wives and the dumpy daughters of Naval Af- Oldsmobiles Win Favor of Public v]ew Mechanical features, Comfort, in 1939 Models The three new 1939 Oldsmobiles, in- roduced last week by Oldsmobile lealers throughout the United States, lave won instant favor with motorists very where, according to C. L. Mc- !uen, general ta'anager of Oldsmobile. 'he new Oldsmobiles are listed as th,e lories "Sixty," a six cylinder car in lie low priced field, Series "Seventy" n the popular pirced field, and the Series "Eighty" in the medium priced ield. "The combination of Oldsmobile's 939 streamline styling, and the introduction of entirely new mechanical 'ealures to .produce a new high in »d- ng comfort and readability, has resulted in public acclaim nationally, and as a result has greatly stimulated our new car sales," said McCuen. "Oldsmobile dealers in every part of the country are reporting sales of our new cars in greater volume than we originally anticipated," he added. ."This heavy demand has necessitat- d an extra shift on production and additional men are being re-hired daily. Our objective i sto build an" proximately 1,000 cars per day. "Our new 'Sixty,' a big 90-horsepower, six-cylinder Oldf>'m;obile in the low priced field, has been particularly well received. The new six-cylinder 'Seventy' and the eight cylinder 'Eighty,' offered this year at greatly reduced prices, also figured very strongly in lates sales reports. Dealers are being stocked with new cars in practically all body types as quickly as possible in order to faciitate early delivery. "Every indication, including reports from our 3,500 dealers, points to a big year fo rthe industry. Oldsmobile, with its broadened coverage of the market, looks forward to one of the best years in its 42 year history." Men Lay* Shaped Like Football SAYBROOK, Ilt.-«P)-The fooliidt , season affected one of William Mil* dreths hens. She laid an egg shaped like a foot*" ball that bears Hdges resembling the stitching and lacing of a pigskin. *"F?r 30 years I had constipation, awful aft -bloating,' headaches and back ft -bloating,' headaches and back ftai dlenka helped right away. Now, I eat usage, bananas, jjie, anything I want. ever felt faeKef." Mrs. Mabel ScHott ADLERIKA join? s. GIBSON DRUG co. .'UIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIt^ I SAEN0ER1 I THURSDAY I ! BEAT ! " PRESCOTT ! /; said Diane, a shadow across her face. "And then I can sit home and wonder what's happening out there. . . ." * * * TT was Judy's turn to be tactful. A "How about that Guam salad?" The baby cried. Judy said, "Oh, let me hold him. Oh, goodness, he's so little. Here, take him, I'm afraid he'll break." Diane lifted him casually and fairs Committeemen. I wouldn't waste a tear on him!" "I haven't," said Judy, too loudly. Diane set her lips and said, "Hmm." But Judy knew that she knew, and it made her squirm inside to know that even Diane was pitying her. Diane had so much! And she'd have had a house and a husband and yes, a baby, too, if only Ward— She put her mind resolutely on the tomatoes she was slicing. She mustn't think about Ward. It wouldn't help. (To Be Continued)' m Not now/ . . . thanks to Black- Draught. Often .that droopy, tired feeling is caused by constipation, an everyday thief of energy. Don't put up with it. Try the fine old vegetable medicine that .simply makes the lazy colon go back to work and brings prompt relief. Just ask BLACK-DRAUGHT.. "An old friend of the family." i SAENGER-Thursday = MIHIIIIIIIIIIUIIIHtlllllllllllllllllilllll? HEATERS Circulating Radiant Clay Back Asbestos Back Bath Heaters Florence Cook Stoves Let Florence Do Your Cooking Hope Hardware COMPANY Southworth Named Rochester Pilot Memphis Manager to Return to Team He Guided to 4 Pennants Livestock Show (Continued from Page One} ROCHESTER, N. .—(/Pi-William II. Southworth, 44, who guided Rochester baseball clubs lo four consecutive International League pennants and two Little World Series champiun-hips from 1928 to 1931. was named inanayer of the Red Wings for 1<)39 -Monday 'Southworth succeeds Ray Blades, who Sunday was selected manager of the St. Louis Cardinals. Oliver Fnnch, president of the Rochester chili, said Southworth would come to Rochester fro'm! Columbus, Ohio, to confer wil.h him on plans for next year. 'For the las tlwo and one-half seasons Southworth has manage.1 the Memphis Chicks in the Soulhi rn Association, leading his teaein ini" the playoffs in two seasons. IVevioi>ly, he managed the Cardinals and the Col- wnbus American Association i hib. During his active career. Soiitlm-.rth played with Pittsburgh. RoMon. New ork and St. Louis in the Kitiui League. when Governor Bailey leads a parade of 5UO mounted men, women and children through the streets of Greater Little Rock. Municipal and county offices will be closed, except Police and Fire Departments and the sheriff's office. Mayor Lawhon declared a general holiday in North Little Rock in observance of jpening day. Shows will be held at 1 and 7 p. m. daily. Rodeo contests are scheduled at 2 p. m. Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday aJid at 8 p. m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Livestock classes to be judged Tuesday include Hereford and Shorthorn beef cattle, fat steers, Jersey dairy cattle, milk goats, Poland China and Duroe Jersey hogs, Hampshire and Workmen Find Wallet QUINCY, III—l/Pi- -Workmen repairing the exterior of a local hotel I'ounc a wallet on a ledge above a \\in-.li.iw It contained papers .showing il \v.r< lo.s! by Ralph M. Wind of Spriimfiel-1 ii 1930. Club and Future Farmers of America baby beef cattle. • * • Drop Charges On (Continued irom Page One) Shropshire sheep, Angora goats, 4-H puny. priced pleasure cars, declares that wages, shall not be garnished in an effort to collect on such cars, nad that a deficiency judgment shall not be taken in the case of a man who bought his car for private use and has paid 50 per cent of the price. The other restriction deals with advertising. The Chrysler company, if it advertises any finance company, will advertise all such companies whose services "conform to the plan of financing considered most efficient in distributing the maximum number of automobiles." The Ford decree is similar, but provides that Ford shall not advertise any particular finance com- DETROIT? TAKE THE MISSOURI PACIFIC Air-conditioned Coaches Detailed information, tickets and reservations from C. E. Christopher, Phone 137. It's Easy to WARM UP To These Items at DUGGAR'S and inexpensive! COATS $5.95 Cliildren'f fur trimmed, and women's sport coats in lovely styles at this low price. Children's have muffs, hats, and leggins in some styles. Sizes 3 to 14. Women's 14 to 20. Children's Coats $2-95 'Sizes 1 to 3 in warm little leggin sets that will thrill the kiddies, and warm them too. Others up to ?7.95. Children's Sweaters Warm and wooly are these little sweaters for the kiddies. 'Fro m baby up. 49o and Children's Pajamas 49c 79c Warm flannelette pajamas for the kiddies, sizes 2 to 8 at the lower price, and sizes 8 to 14 priced proportionately. The children will love these. Women's Coats $9-95 Some extra good garments, in brand new types for this winter in tin's group. Sizes 12 to 44, Others $12.95 and $16.95. Women's Sweaters 98c 11-98 $2.95 Single pull-overs, twins—every new type and style that you'll want, in colors that contrast with all this winter's shades. Women's Skirts $1.95 New numbers in diernels, and pleated skirts—this winter's solid colors, and plaids. All sizes. Wine, green, brown, black. Women's Pajamas Why not be practical, and sleep in warm flannelette pajamas too? Newly arrived patterns, in sizes 15, 16, and 17, at DUGGAR'S Womens-Children's Ready-to-Wear Womens-Misses Shoes

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