Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on August 23, 1974 · Page 2
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Hope, Arkansas
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Friday, August 23, 1974
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Page Two HOPE (ARK.) StAR Friday, August 23, 1974 Scattered showers expected Saturday Pediatric unit completed at Memorial By The Associated Press A weakening cold front is expected to bring widely scattered showers and thundershowers to Arkansas Saturday. The National Weather Service said the front lay across the northwest corner of Arkansas today. The system was expected to move southeastward tonight and Saturday, becoming more diffuse. Showers will begin in northwest Arkansas and then spread across the state, occurring Hope Star l-rlflay, August 23, 1974 Vol. 75-No. 266 Star of Hope 1899; Press 1927 Consolidated January 18, 1929 Published every week - day evening at The Star Building, 212-214 S. Walnut St., Hope, Ark. 71801. P.O. Box 648. Telephone: Area 501; Hope 7773431. Second-class postage paid at Hope, Ark. By STAR PUBLISHING CO. Alex H. Waihburn, President and Editor (In memoriam: Paul H. Jones, Managing Editor 19291972). Editorial — Dorothy Winchel City Editor Mrs. Annette Rogers Women's News Editor Food, Fashions, Society Connie Hendrix Photo-Features Editor Mrs. Esther Hicks, Negro ifcmmunity Advertising — Mrs. Sibyl Parsons Advertising L/irector Virginia Hlscott Associate Mrs. Judy Foley Classified Manager Circulation—C.M. Rogers, Jr. Circulation Director Mrs. Alice Kate Baker, Bookkeeper General Bookkeeper — Mrs. Barbara Jones Vicki Brown Associate Mechanical Department — D.E. Allen, Mechanical Superintendent and Head Pressman Danny Lewallen, Pressman George Smith, Jr., Pressman Composing Room — Mrs! Mary C. Harris Foreman Judy Gray, Janice Miller, Mrs. Millie Shotts, and Mrs. Dortha Faye.. Huckabee Member of the Audit Bureau of Circulations Member of the Associated Press. The Associated Press is entitled exclusively to the use for republication of all the local news printed in this newspaper, as well as all AP news cm- patches. Member of tne Southern Newspaper Publishers Ass'n. and the Arkansas Press Ass'n. National advertising representatives: Arkansas Dailies, Inc., 3367 Poplar Ave., Memphis, Tenn. 18111; 960 Hartford Bldg, Dallas, Texas 75201; 400 N. Hichigan Ave., Chicago, HI. 10601; 60 E. 42nd St., New York, f.Y. 10017; 1276 Penobscot 31dg., Detroit, Mich. 48226; Classen Terrace Bldg., 1411 Classen Blvd., Oklahoma City, )kla. 73106. Single Copy lOc Subscription Rates (Payable in advance) By Carrier in Hope and neighboring towns— Per Week 45c Per Calendar Month $1.95 Per Year.Off ice only 123.40 By mail in Hempstead, tevada, Lafayette, Howard, Pike and Clark Counties- One Month $1.30 Three Months $3.15 Six Months $5.75 One Year $11.00 All other Mail in Arkansas One Month $1.70 Three Mpnths $3.90 S£ Months $7.10 One Year $13.00 All Other Mail Outside Arkansas One Month $1.80 Three Months, $4.75 Six Months $8.40 One Year $16.60 College Student Bargain Offer NuieMontns $7.75 mainly in the afternoons and evenings. The NWS says skies will generally be partly cloudy, with the state getting 60 per cent of the possible sunshine Saturday. Rainfall amounts generally will be less than one-half inch with area coverage of about 25 per cent, the service said. 1/jws tonight were forecast in the 60s to low 70s. Highs Saturday were forecast in the upper 80s to low 90s. The extended outlook called for little or no precipitation Sunday through Tuesday with highs in the low 90s and lows in the mid to upper 60s. Overnight low temperatures Thursday night included 68 at Pine Bluff, 67 at El Dorado, 69 at Texarkana, 65 at Fayetteville, 66 at Harrison, 71 at Jonesboro, 70 at Little Rock, 68 at Fort Smith and 71 at Memphis. Rainfall reports in the 24- hour period ended at 7:30 a.m. today included .19 of an inch at Fayetteville and .10 at Harrison. Experiment station report for 24 hours ending 7 a.m. Friday, high 91, low 65. By The Associated Press Friday HI LO PRC Otlk Albany 83 62 .01 rn Albu'que 86 58 .03 cdy Amarillo 70 63 2.15 rn Anchorage 62 41 .. clr Asheville 82 59 .. cdy Atlanta 85 69 ..clr Birmingham 85 69 ..clr Bismarck 73 47 .. cdy Boise 83 60 .. cdy Boston 79 69 .. rn Brownsville 95 72 .. cdy Buffalo 86 68 .. cdy Charleston 83 72 .11 cdy Charlotte 83 65 .. cdy Chicago 176 65 .. cdy Cincinnati 87 63 .. cdy Cleveland 84 64 .. cdy Denver 87 54 .. cdy Des Moines 83 55 .. clr Detroit 88 66 .. cdy Duluth 56 47 .. cdy Fairbanks 50 37 .. cdy Fort Worth 96 72 .. cdy Green Bay 79 56 .03 cdy Helena 75 50 .. rn Honolulu 89 76 .. clr Houston 94 77 .. cdy Ind'apolis 86 63 .. cdy Jacks'ville 87 72 .. cdy Juneau 57 50 .06 rn Kansas City 80 64 .46 cdy Las Vegas 101 73 .. clr Little Rock 94 70 .. cdy Los Angeles 75 63 .. cdy Louisville 82 67 .. rn Marquette 75 52 .. rn Memphis 91 71 .. cdy Miami 89 74 .32 cdy Milwaukee 75 61 .. cdy Mpls-St. P. 68 49 .. clr New Orleans 90 71 .01 rn New York 79 72 .32 rn Okla. City 96 67 .24 rn Omaha 82 57 .. cdy Orlando 91 74 .. cdy Philad'phia 84 70 .83 cdy Phoenix 106 78 .. clr Pittsburgh 84 63 .. rn P'tland, Ore. 82 63 .. cdy P'tland, Me. 85 60 .. rn Rapid City 87 55 .10 cdy Reno 91 44 .. clr Richmond 87 69 .. cdy St. Louis 82 67 .. cdy Salt Lake 90 55 .. clr San Diego 73 65 .. cdy San Fran 76 55 .. clr Seattle 70 57 ,. rn Spokane 81 58 .. cdy Tampa 90 78 .. cdv Washington 88 72 .27 cdy Obituaries HENRY L. HUNT Henry L. Hunt, 82, of 265 Robison Place, Texarkana died early Thursday morning in a Texarkana hospital. Mr. Hunt was a former resident of Hope. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Eunice E. Hunt of Texarkana; a son, Alfred L. Hunt; two daughters, Mrs. Edward W. Shellogg and Mrs. Edward Ruby, all of Texarkana; also a daughter, Mrs. Fred T. Hancock of Dallas; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services, under the direction of East Funeral Home, will be at 4 p.m. Friday, August 23 at First Church of the Nazarene, 1901 Dudley Avenue, Texarkana, Ark. British Warships Anglo-Saxon King Alfred built the first English warships at Portsmouth, home port of the British navy, in 897. A contemporary chronicler wrote that the 60-oared galleys "were of a peculiar build, higher, swifter and steadier than those of the Danes or the Frisians." —Atteud Church Sunday THE LEIGH ANN MARTIN pediatric unit at Hempstead County Memorial Hospital was officially opened on August 15, financed by the Hope Lions Club and members of the First Baptist Church in memory of the infant —Clyde Davis photo daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Terrell Martin. The unit contains a pediatric aerosol tent to care for the respiratory problems of children (above). THOSE WHO ATTENDED the opening of the new pediatric unit were (left to right) Ray Woodard, acting administrator of Memorial Hospital; Mrs. Laura Martin, mother of Leigh Ann; the Rev. Gerald Trussell, pastor of the First Baptist Church; and Dr. L. 0. Harris, immediate past president of the Hope Lions Club. THE PEDIATRIC UNIT which opened Thursday at Hempstead County Memorial Hospital has colorful vinyl wall covering, draperies, and a color TV set to make the Melon weigh-in today children's stay more enjoyable. It contains a baby bed and a youth bed so that children up to the age of 10 or 12 years can be accomodated. (Continued from Front Page) industry. Hope calls itself the "watermelon capital of the world," and claims the world record for a 195-pound melon grown in 1935. The official Arkansas delegation to Kansas City includes Arkansas Parks and Tourism Commission chairman J.A. (Sonny) West, El Dorado; commissioners Tom Seay, Forrest City; Coy Theobalt, Hot Springs; Ovid Switzer, Crossett; Orville Richolson, Newport; Mrs. Ann Dawson, Fort Smith, and Driftwood; executive director William E. Henderson and travel director Louis J. Oberste of the Parks and Travel Commission. Other hosts include State Senator Paul Benham, Marianna, and Maurice Lewis, director of the Arkansas Travel Council, Little Rock. Mayor Wheeler also will receive an Arkansas Traveler certificate, the state's hignest award issued to non-residents. Mrs. Shanahan will issue a proclamation challenging Arkansas watermelon growers to match or beat Kansas' best melon. The winner, to be judged at the Kansas State Fair in Hutchinson Sept. 14-22, will be the best quality melon weighing over 100 pounds. Bryant will accept the Kansas challenge on behalf of Arkansas and Hope melon growers, whose products will be on display at the Kansas State Fair, as well as the Arkansas State Fair, Little Rock, Sept. 27- Oct. 6. Following the challenge Friday, the "brown bag" concert will feature Jimmy Driftwood, Timbo, Ark. Driftwood is a noted Arkansas folklorist, singer and composer of the "Battle of New Orleans" and "Tennessee Stud." He also was a leader in the successful program to build Arkansas' $3.1 million Ozark Folk Center. The center is designed to preserve authentic folk culture and heritage of Arkansas' Ozark people—their music, crafts and way of life. Other performers at the concert will include the Tom Simmons family, Buddy Lancaster and Lynn Young. —Obey all traffic laws. Colonel Sanders is cookin 1 chicken for picnics. So why should you? You t'uy the food', the Picnic stuff is F REE Thru LABOR DAY, SeptT. 2ncV7™ Visit the Colonel COcQM'. S>ftr.L.tS.<, RtC K<mt«d«j Fr HIGHWAY 23 NORTH The Negro Commun/fy By Esther Hicks 77^38^ of 4474 LET'S REFLECT We must be willing to pay a price for freedom, for no pnce that is ever asked for it is naif the cost of doing without it.- Selected from Apples of Gold. CALENDAR OF EVENTS Revival services are in progress at Bethel A.M.E. Church, and will close Sunday night. The evangelist, Rev. Bernetta Jones, will preach Sunday morning at the 10:50 worship hour. Friday night (tonight) has been set aside as 'young people's night'. All youth of the city and surrounding areas are especially urged to attend. Brother Clennie Gamble of St. Andrew Lodge No. 10 is asking all Royal Arch Masons to meet Saturday evening at 7:30 at the regular meeting place. COMING AND GOING Mr. and Mrs. Earnest Booker's guest for the summer have been their daughters and their families, Mr. and Mrs. Tilmon Ross of Detroit, Mich., Mrs. Gwendolyn Breakfield and sons of Omaha, Neb., their son Mr. and Mrs. Ted Booker and sons; also Mrs. Booker's brother, Mr. and Mrs. K.C. Smith of Ardmore, Okla. They visited other relatives and friends, and attended homecoming at Azor. FAMILY REUNION The Beasley and Charles families held a reunion Sunday, August 11, in Emmet, at the home of Mrs. Lethia Lawson. The group was led in prayer by Rev. Coin's Daniels, BA. M.A. D.D. from Chicago, 111. In attendance were: Mr. Prince Beasley, the oldest living member of the family; Mr. and Mrs, Homer Hopsori and children of Waldo, Ark.; Mr. and Mrs. Deary Lawson and family of Rockford, 111.; Mrs. Mary Brantley of Los Angeles, Calif., Mr. and Mrs. Clint Robinson of Berkeley, Calif.; Mr. artd Mrs. L.C. McFadden and family, Mrs. Valine Daniels, Mrs. Ines Baxter and children, Mrs. Bobbie Lattimer and daughters and Miss Kathleen Frazier all of Detroit, Mich.; Mr. J.c. Lawson of New Boston, Mich.; Mrs. Ndrah Babbs and family of Prescott; Mrs. Robert and William Beasley, Penny, Michael Baker of Texarkana, Ark.; Mr. and Mrs. David . Robinson of Kansas City, Mo.; Mr. and Mrs. Luther Lawson and family of Blevins; Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Lawson and family, Mr, and Mrs. Frank Charles, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Wesley and son, Mrs. Bennie Ward, Mr. Fred Scott, Mr. L.D. Brown, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Wilson and son, Mrs. Wilma Ware and children, Mr. W.M. Muldrew and son Darrell, Mrs. Effie Isiah, Mrs. Blendis Morris, Mr. Shirey Buchanan, Mr. Roosevelt Williams, Mrs. Sarah Phillips, Mr. Sylvester Hicks all of Hope; Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius Wilson, Miss Bettye Oliver, Mrs. Alice Lewis, Mr. Eddie Spence of Little Rock; Mrs. Marva Jo Love and daughter, Mrs. Faye Walker and family, Mr. James A. Reed, Mrs. James Reed, Mrs. Velma Rowe and sister, Mrs. Ruthie Ozella and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Stewart, Mr. and Mrs. Sam Reed Muldrew, Mr. and Mrs. Tilmon Ross of Flint, Mich.; Mr. and Mrs. Henry Weston, Mr. and Mrs. Luther Harris, Miss Laura Muldrew, Mrs. Maudella VanHook, Mrs. Arzulla Pugh, Mrs. Rena Arnold. The family was entertained by Mr. and Mrs. Howard Wesley Monday night, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Wilson Tuesday night. They were guests of Mr. Fred Scott at the Rodeway Inn Wednesday night, Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Lawson for breakfast Thursday morning, Mr. and Mrs. Muldrew, Thursday night, and Mrs. Bennie Ware for breakfast Friday morning. How Husband, Wife and Two Children May Have Insured Accounts Totaling $280,000 Individual Accounts: Husband Wife Child Number Cr.e Child Number Two Joint Accounts: Husband and Wife Husband and Child Number One Wife and Child Number Two Child Number One and Child Number Two Revocable Trust Accounts: Husband as Trustee for Wife Husband as Trustee for Child Number One Husband as Trustee for Child Number Two Wife as Trustee for Husband Wife as Trustee for Child Number One Wife as Trustee for Child Number Two $20,000 ! 120,000 : 120,000 $20,000 $20,000 $2o;ooo $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 $280,000 The same grouping of insured accounts can be arranged for a grandfather, grandmother and two grandchildren, instead of for husband, wife and two children. How a Grandparent and Two Grandchildren May Have Insured Accounts Totaling $160,000 Individual Accounts: Grandparent $20,000 Grandchild Number One $20,000 Grandchild Number Two $20,000 Joint Accounts: Grandparent and Grandchild Number One Grandparent and Grandchild Number Two Child Number One and Child Number Two Revocable Trust Accounts: Grandparent as Trustee for Grandchild Number One Grandparent as Trustee for Grandchild Number Two $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 $20,000 $160,000 The same grouping of insured accounts can be arranged for a parent and two children, instead of for a grandparent and two grandchildren. Hope Federal Savings & Loan Association

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