Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on August 17, 1974 · Page 2
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas · Page 2

Hope, Arkansas
Issue Date:
Saturday, August 17, 1974
Page 2
Start Free Trial

t*age Two HOPE (ARK.) STAR Saturday. August It, 1074 'J'he God who gave us life, gave us Liberty at the same time " Thomas Jefferson ***************************** This Series is Made Possible by These Business Firms and Individuals Who Believe Our Country is Worth Preserving Arkansas Machine Specialty Co. 218 N. Walnut Phono 777-2857 PAUL O'NEAL lames Motor Comp 1800 E. Third Flume 777-(i781 .JIM JAMES Anthony Hardwood Lumber Co. 300 Lewisville Rd. Pho. 777-4623 JOE WATKINS Butane Gas Co. 101 S. Walnut—Phone 777-1371 CHESTER MAY & STAFF J&L Marine Hwy. 1 North—Hope, Ark. JAMESCLEM Governor DeWitt Clinton fulfilled the dream of Governor Morris of the First Continental Congress by opening the Erie Canal on October 26, 1825 From Dreaming to Digging—America Showed The World What Free Men Can Do ... T he Erie Canal, one of America's greatest achievements, was once called the EIGHTH wonder of the world. At the turn of the 19th Century, a newly-free and democratic America—dared to think far beyond their time . . , the Erie Canal became a symbol of a young country's hope and belief in itself. What vision! The Great Lakes were linked with the oceans of the world in 1825, and Surveyor General Caldwell Colden summed it up in his dedication address: "Americans can never forget that we have built the longest canal, in the least time with the least experience, for the least money, to the greatest public benefit". The Erie Canal's glory—from 1820 to 1850—was a triumphant era, thirty years of change and accomplishment . . . the American's had shown the world what FREE men can do. COPYRIGHT 1974 © COMMUNITY ADVERTISING "» r - - J HONOR AMERICA Green's Grocery & Market Rosston Road Phone 777-6180 VVESTON & ALFA GREEN General Farm Service 901 S. Main St. Phone 777-5785 HAROLD & KATIE BOBO Edward Nines Lumber Co, Hope Division G.H. TRAVIS—PLANT MGR. Crescent Drug Store 225 S. Main—Phone 777-342 J FRANK DOUGLAS, OWNER Tex-Ark Joists Hope Arkansas CHARLES N.MUNN »i .& V* 3 }!'< I.V Do-Nut Chef Hope Village Shopping Center GEORGE & FALBA LIVELY TG&Y Family Center 600 N. Hervey— Hope, Ark. FRANK TURLEY, MGR. Davis Discount Bldg. Mtl. -and- House of Paneling 23rd — Main—Hope—Pho. 777-6633 Herndon Funeral Home 403 S. Main St. Phone 777-4686 R.V.HERNUON D&N Oil Company, Inc. Box 574 Phone 777-3505 DAVID AND NORMAN MOORE

What members have found on this page

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,200+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free