Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on November 29, 1938 · Page 2
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HOM STAR, H01PE, ARKANSAS Hope ft Star Star of Hope, 1899; Press, 1S27. Consolidated January 18, 1929 0 Justice, Deliver Thy Herald From False Report! Published every week-day afternoon by Star Publishing Co., Inc. ^ C. E. Palmer & Alex. H. Washburn, at The Star building, 212-214 South »\ Walnut street, Hope, Ark. C. E. PALMER, President ALEX. K.WASHBURN, Editor and Publisher (AP) —Means Associated Press. (NEA)—Means Newspaper Eneterprise Ass'n. Subscription Rate (Always Payable in Advance): fiy city carrier, per Week 15c: per month 63c; one year 56.50. By mail^in Hera^stead,^ Nevada, Howard, Miller ind LaFayette counties. S3.50 r«r year; elsewhere$6.50,-P /' : " 5fember of The Associated Press: The Associated, Press ^exclusively entitled to the use for rspublication of aU 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 of th m 1 "!, rpootutions. or memorials, concerning the departed. Commercial news- ps>-v>r* hold to this policy in the news columns to.protect their readers from a jr 'n«-i ,if TMce-taking memorials. The Star disclaims responsibility or the «•*• tfpp-ine or return of any unsolicited manuscripts. Bathhouse John a Product of Bad Government surmising to read of the death the other day of Chicago's ; Iderman. "Bathhouse John" Coughlin. The man belonged to another erv he was a «et piece from the day of the muckrakers, and it wn, c hard to r?sli"p that he had survived into. these post-depression times. AMcrman Coughlin was a picturesque figure— a canny, dapper, jovial person with a flair for writing verse and a marvelous sense of political realism. And aUhoush it was this picturesqueness of his which made him famous, he wa=> a fignifieant figure in American politics— a man whose career is deeply towftupt've for all. students of the ins and outs of democracy. The ward boss is a familiar creature in our municipal life, and Coughlin Wgs typical of the breed. In alliance with the equally- famous "Hinky Dink" Ker<mu;he rilled the first ward of Chicago for decades, delivering its votes with monotonous regularity and battening on the time-honored mainstays of priv- il^ge, protection and perquisites. Naturally enough, he was execrated by the BTod rwople who are pained by civic corruption and misrule; yet somehow he r- 0 ld his place to the end, and the periodic waves of reform never unseated him.. For the ^reformers seldom understand the Bathhouse Johns and the Hinky Dinks. Usually they look on such men as the causes of corrupt government, whereas in reality they are the symptoms of it- And it is that ftttle fact which makes the career of a man like Coughlin worth study. The ward boss doesn't exist in a vacuum. Like all other social institutions, he arises because he is needed. He is the product of forces which our social organization sets in motion, and the only way to end the kind of government he represents is to change those forces. If we have wide slum areas, great masses of people who live forever on the knife edge of utter insecurity, a city government which has at its disposal favors -that will mean millions to the recipients, powerful interests which insist that that government do nothing to disturb them— if we have all of those things, as we have in most chips, then we have the ingredients of bad government. . .The, bad government which results may operate through such men as Bathhouse John; but such men are not the prime movers. Chicago's government will be no better, now that this particular boas is dead. The conditions which produced him have not changed. Through public education, through the evolution of a more just social system, through the raising of our standards of civic morality— in such ways we may eventually attain honest, efficient and impartial civic government. Until that day comes, we shall just have to put up with our ward bosses, Tuesday November 2fl, 1938 Political Announcements The Star is authorized to mako the following candidate announcements subject to the action of the city Democratic primary election Wednesday, November 30: For Mayor J. A. EMBREE For Alderman, Ward One A. C. ERWIN . J. R. WILLIAMS CARTER JOHNSON For Alderman, Wort! Four SYD MCMATH "The More You Tell the Quicker You Sell" For Sate "51 ar FOR SALE-rHome; in; Hope..:.-Real bargain. Liberal' terms. Write Owner, 510 Exchange Biiilding, Little Rock, Arkanssa. 15-12tp FOR SALE—Beauty work, the best ;in permanents. Herloise, Kathleen, ; Carmen, Vonceii. Kate's Beauty and r Gift Shop. "For Something New Call i.252" IM-Nov 31c ; FOR SALE—White Cotton Mattresses P Investigate our work and material r first Hempstead Mattress Shop. Call .-Paul Cobb 658J. l-26tc i FOR RENT—Bedroom, close in. Phone 937. Ivis Brumlmst 25-3tc , - _ ^ _ ^ V ! FOR RENT—Room and Board, nicely furnished -room convenient to bath. Call Mrs. Jack Sullivan at 836. 29-3tc FOR RENT—Two room furnished apartment, adjoining bath; garage, utilities paid; couple preferred. Mrs. Frank Hutchens, phone 79. 26-3tc. For Rent—Four room furnished apartment house, private bath, garage, sleeping porch. J. A. Sullivan. —28tf. FOR SALE— One registered pointer, well trained. Phone 5. 29-3tc. FOR SALE— Used Radios, table, models all in playing condition. Cros; ley 8-tube 58.50; N S 4-tube §4.85; ^ Fhilco 7-tube $12.50; Aetna 4-tube §7.50; . General Electric 4-tube ?8.50; Eveready g-tube $4.95; N. S. 5-tube 55.95. Auto• motive Supply Co. 29-5tc Services Offered SPECIALS — Permanents ?1.50 up, Shampoo set, Manicure 85c; Shampoo set, Eyebrow-lash dye 51.00. Vanity Beauty Shop. Phone 39, 117 Front Street. 21-26-c • STORIES •N STAMPS When the World War Might Have Ended j^EVER had the Allies planned a greater campaign than the drive to capture Constantinople in 1915. Once the strategic Ottoman city was conquered, generals believed, hundreds of thousands of Allied troops would be freed to fight elsewhere and a clear road would be theirs to Russia. Capture Constantinople, it was said, and the war would end shortly. > So in the dim dawn of April 25, 1915, the Twenty-fifth division landed at Gallipoli in the Dardanelles. They debarked at fivd positions below the Hclles 'cliff, and were entangled almost at once in the barbed wire strung through the water. Then, from their fortified trenches, the withering fire of the Turks began. The Allies flung nearly 500,000 men against that hail of death, lost a quarter million in the attack. For eight months the grim struggle went on, until at last floods and winter pressed the Allies to evacuation. Seldom had there been a finer epic display of courage, but defeat was inevitable. Leading the Allies in attack ^yere the intrepid Anzacs, Australian and New Zealand troops. They were so-called from the combination of letters, A. N. Z. A. C.—Australian and New Zealand Army Corps. An Anzac trooper is shown hero on a N e w Zealand stamp, one of two commem- o r a t i n g the 21st anniversary of the heroic but fut i1e engagement at GalU- poli. •; '(Copyright. 1338, NBA Service, Inc.') By DR, MORRIS F1SHBEIN Editor, Journal of tlie American Medical Association, anil of Hygcla, the Health Mngnzliie Laughter an Involuntary. Reaction Plays Large Part in Qtir Lives All sorts of books have been written about laughter and its significance in relationship to health and human welfare. Real laughter is an involuntary reaction like yawning or crying. Few people are able to give a false laugh the sound of reality. Certain aiiim'nls may mako sounds like those of human laughter, but while animals may indicate enjoyment, no other animal but man actually laughs. Some physiologists hnvo claimed that laughter is n healthful performance because it depends on a series of spasmodic repeated contractions of all of the muscles involved in breathing, and especially of the diaphragm. The contraction of the muscles of the face that is associated with laughter is also •perhaps helpful—but laughter docs not always yield a pleasant appearance Children laugh -nrore frequently than adults probably because they have not yet had the experience that is associated with adult years. Perhaps by the tithe we arc older, there is too inuch of sadness in our memories to encourage Inughter. In general, laughter has been found to be a most healthful phenomenon. Most of the proverbs associated with laughter indicate that point of view: For example, laugh and grow fat; laugh nncl.be well, and similar phrases. There are, however, certain diseases in which laughter may be excessive, uncontrollable nud actually indicate tile pres- •once of mental disease. There seem to be some diforfences of opinion as to just what time of life the baby first laughs, Even tiny babies seem to smile, which ViVosl scientists are convinced is not actually laughter but merely an expression of some'internal mechanism perhaps associated with "gas on the stomach." Real laughter apparently appears first in babies after they ore one month old and In many babies• much Inter. Laughter' is usually not associated with any harmful reaction except that occasionally it may be followed by hiccups duo to the stimulation of the diaphragm. Occasionally, also, when Inughter is excessive, it may be nsso- clated with a sudden revulsion of the sto'iu'nch or contraction of the diaphragm resulting In vomiting. It is, of course, also known that excessive laughter may destroy the control of the baby over the nervous and muscular mechanism associated with bodily exretipss so that children may occasionally soi Hhemsolves following excessive laughter For this reason, it is well to avoid stimulation of excessive laughter by tickling or other means of stimulation. The complete absence of laughter in a child is probably to be associated with a qonditlon of ill - health.' If a child fails to laugh with a fair amount of frequency by the lime ithris reached two or three ',r.onth<t of ago. somb ox- Irnnenus cause must be sought for this failure. New Vncc'nc Cuts Ciilils In Half OXFORD, Ohio.-i/Pi—A ui;w. cold vnccino was reported by associate medical director C. I. Stafford to hnvc decreased colds nearly 50 per cent among Miami, Ohio, university students. Dr. Stafford wild that (M9 students rct'iviiiK the vaccine offered only 22.5 days of illness nritl experienced .2.5:1 colds (luring the sotison. In previous years each student suffered an average of 5.17 colds, responsible for 58.3 days of illness. Many of those treated went through the entire chool year with- uot n cold. JOUR BOARDING HOUSE ... with... MAJOR HOOPLE OUT OUR WAY Today's Answers to CRAN8UM CRACKERS Questions on Page QIIC 1. True. Pearls will dissolve in vinegar. 2. False. The watermelon is a native of Africa. 3. True. Lightning may strike twice in the same place. 4. False. Trees die of accident, disease or other unnatural causes, and not of old age. 5. True. Mother Goose tales were first published by a French author. WANTED TO BUY— Several wagon loads of green oak poles. Jas. H. Bennett, 110 N. Washington St. 25-3tc W ANTED— Native and paper shell ne"?ns. Highest prices paid. P. A. Motor Co. 304 East 2nd St. 40. 3-26tc I "«t STRAYED OR STOLEN — Dark brown horse mule, weight about 1,000 nmjnds. Sore on left front foot and white nose. Notify Hope Star. 25-3tp LOST—Dark brown leather purse, contains $1.70 in cash, lipstick, two redacts. Reward for return to Hope Star. 283tp. T.O C T—On Spring Hill road, V8 i ST'IP Stretcher. Reward. Notify 343 Service Station. 28-3tp. MAP PUZZLE POP RENT FOR RENT—3 room unfurnished apartment, adjoining bath, 222 West Ave. C. Mrs. Delia Pate. 28-3tp CLASSIFIED RATES <~>ne time-^Ze word, minimum 30c Three times—3%c word, min. 50c Six times—6c word, minimum 90c One month (26 times)—18c word, minimum J2.70 Rates are 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 nam*. or complete telephone number, counts as a full word. For example: FOR RENT—Three-room mod»rn furnished apartment with garage close in. Bargain J. V. Blank, phone 9999. Total 15 words, at Zc word, 30e tor one time; at 3%c word, 53c for three times, etc. NOTE: All orders placed by telephone are due and payable upon presentation of bill PHONE 768 HORIZONTAL 1 Commonwealth continent in the Pacific. 9 Its prime minister 13 Painful. 14 Opposed even. 15 Ethereal. 16 Kind of tumor. 17 Lawyer's charge. 18 Strikes. 20 Proverb. 21 Spigot. 22 Ungainly. 23 No. 25 Japanese 27 Hails in friendship. 32 To increase in depth. 38 Epilepsy symptom. 37 Adult state of an insect. 38 To vex. Answer to Previous Puzzle fish. 39 Constructed, 41 To dilute. 43 Palmation. 46 Pointed arch. 50 Scarlet. 51 Acidity. 52 Native metal. 53 Coin apertures. 54 English coin. 55 Walking stick. 56 Land rights. VERTICAL 2 Employed. 3 East Indian plant. 4 Spruce. 5 To exhibit displeasure, 6 Towering. 7 Thought. 8 Expert. 9 Girl. 10 To bark. 11 Verbal. 12 Genus of palms. 1C s abound in this land. 19- is itg largest city, 24 Apart. 26 To decorate. 28 To regret. 29 Epoch. 30 Organ of hearing. 31 This country's capital. 33 To make a mistake. 34 Pastry. 35 Fay. 40 Pitchers. 42 American nloe. 44 To think moodily.. 45 Perfect pattern. 47 Festival. 48 Portrait statue. 49 To select by ballot. 53 South Carolina. 1 "EPIDEMIC OF MAD "OO&S> IM MEXICO "~ E?6AD, A^ OFFICIAL VDQ WARDEN, 1 SHOULD PREBXRE EXIflEMCV' '/. YOU'RE RKSHT, WARDEW/ I SAW A TEAM OP ESKIMO DOGS ONCE DURIKIG AM EPIDEMIC OP BLIZZARD RABIES— TH' LEADER TLTRkJED ON TH' DOG BACK OF HIM AMD IKJTWO SECOMDS TH' WHOLE PACK WERE 1 CHEWlMQ OMB ANOTHER TORlBfeOMS — WE HAD TO SHOOT TH'LONE SURVIVOR f VEH, NOW THVT'TH' />/AR SCARF HAS BEAT IT, TH' WE*T CRISIS IS TH' WINTER I SEASON T=OR MAD ( DO6S>~. YOU OUGHT TO BE DOPIwe UP J A TECHNIQUE FOR V COLLARIM<3 VICIOUS ) ' MUTTS, WARDEN/ J By J. R. WILLIAMS o \r, ST/Li. rTaS S//JQ u VVARDEMj PO YCHJR PLJTY= BOOTS AND HER BUDDIES Adios! LEAD THET MULE UNDE.R HIM QUICK! IP YOU WAMT TO SHOW HIM OFF, WE GOT TO PACK HIM OUT O' THESE MOUNTINS! YES, YOU felT A PRIZE PER TH' BIGGEST ELK KILLED " IF WE KIN , SIT HIM IN.' BRING THE MULE.' THE. SPORTSMAN VCOPB. HJ6BVT4CA siavicc. me. T. M. nco. u,». PAT. of> . HAMOV ? WE H/vb HE V\K«b 1OO\^ MO OKt \IOTO ALLEY OOP By EDGAR MARTIN \_OOVC <vb OH.OU'.ll. /', "•V* J •1^ cRs J*EALLV, 1 HAEDLV/A\W,THA'S OkAV-IF KNOW HOW TO /YOU'LL JUS' SAY 1 THANK VOU FOR. V CAM COME AWD ALL YOU'VE DOME MORE' First Impression Bad YOU'LL BE WELCOME/ 1 THAMK.S, 6A8E! SO •SAX' V'BG YAP ,'.' WHYMCHA LOOK f CH, PARDOKJ WHEAE YEE. / ME, OL' CHAP.' GOIM'.' /—\ AWFULLY CLUMSY OF M£ By V. T. HAMLIN WASH TUBES PAPERS WEED 20 SALESMEM No Wonder They Don't Sell By ROY CRANE FRECKLES AND HIS FRIENDS YOU DO WOT UNDERSTAND. I AVA \ EIAAWOEL CAEIOCA. CHIEF REPRESEM- V TATIVJE OF McKEE INDUSTRIES EEN •bOUTH AMERICA. AT YOUR SERVICE, SIR. OH! THEW MAYBE YOU KIN TELL WE WHY KJO- 8ODY BUYS THESE PERN MATTRESSES. Or a Blotter VERY SIMPLE, WY PEAR SIR. PUS TO THE HEAT, EVER" WAV) EEM PAMAZUELA SLEgp OW A CANVAS 8EP, OR A HAMMOCK— ALMOS' fcJEVea ON A HOT I WfrNT TO SPBAK, 10U ABOUT DOWN THAT *YARQ*8E« THERMOMETK% TVlAT THERMOMETeR. INTERESTS OUR RCADBRS/ SORRY, ear By MEKKILL iu THOUGHT IT A GOOD IDEA . UNTIL TOU LOST / IN FACT,TOUR. OWM FATHER SOLD US THE LUMBER. To PUT ir up / IT WAS THAT SPORTS EDITOR.'S IDEA J HE OU6HTA / AS BE FIRED / ^S LON6 AS- MR. BAKER, IS IN MY EMFtoy, YOUNG MAN i I'LL STAND BEHIND HIM' . ^ MYRA NORTH, SPECIAL NURSE Myra's Suspicious THAT CASE, i'o STAND U M AND By Ray Thompson and Charles Coll SO YOU PULLED ME OUT OR THIS BY YOUR. PEOMPT ACTION, EH, MISS WORTH? SIT DOAIW.' TEi_l_THB OTHERS TO C\-EAR BUZZ. NOW,THEN, WHOEVER. IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THIS LATEST ACCIDE.KJT" KNEW ABOUT MY PHOBIA-AND I'M GETTIM& TO THE BOTTOM OF THIS RIGHT MOW.' DAISY, SEND EVERY O.RPENTER WHO WORKED ON THAT CASTLE. SET IKJ HERE RJGHT AWAY/ BUZZ-THERE'S SOMETHING EOTTEM IN THIS WHOLE STUDIO SET-UP.' THAT DOCTOR. DIDM'T I H*LF EXAMINE 1HE. /W,JOC2.- HE'S STILU 1)0 A DAN&EKOUS CONDITION. WE MUST PO SOMtTHIMG.' C-l

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