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HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Mondoy, Ffibrwaty 1, 1954 '•:' '-- 1 '''• '-•- '- -"._*-"_'? •"•••'.. ' •-•- ' if'/'f' -"* F in fee itt"ttfflee bay Before i»ublloatld*ii Adi 4 Aft Poyobte In Will Be Aocepftd Jt*i*r*«» And AccoWo- Atttour* It P«fr* -It R«rtd»f*l fhrt* Biz OM D*y» D«t* Month M 1,60 1.20 1.00 1.50 160, 1.80 8.00 2.10 8.60 10.60 »._- 2.40 4.00 12.00 l.SS 3,70 4.60 13.60 1.60 8.00 1.00 .16.00 ^CLASSIFIED DISPLAY. 4.« 8.CK t,60 0.00 7Se per Inch COc pel inch „:*....,..»». 60c per Inch at** quoted obove or* for can[fife IM*«Hi6o*. Irregular or skip- j odt will take the one-day rote. Jl dally classified advertising copy vbr accepted until 5 p.m. for illCottorl the followtng day. i poblith«r» reserve the right to (,or ttJIt all advortltemenn of- j'for publication Ond to re|ect dbjfettoobble advertising lub- Stiol* of one or more letteri, ._..up«, or 'flgure* mch QJ hoUt»i |M&ttl*phDM number* count at on* 4 Hop* Star wilt not be retpon- ;for error* in Want Ad» unleu 1 nfM'-eolled to our attention .FIRST Intertlon of ad and for,ONLY the ONE Incorrect PHONE 7-3431 iQPE STAR »tor of , Hop* 1899; Pron 1927 C*molWatinl January IB, 1929 weekday afternoon by PUBLISHING CO. , 7.C. £. Palmer, President ;:AI«X*H. Woihburn, Secy-TrM. ?:.•';',''At 1 '• : 'Th« Star Building J1J-U4 1 South Walnut Strait, Hope, Arkansai Wathburn, Editor & Publisher Pour Hi'Jones, Managing Editor 'O«ora«" W. Hotmer, Moch. Supt, , M. Davis, Advertising Manager J?,lr|torcd >as second class matter at he!Pott Office at Hope, Arkansas, iMer.tho Act of March 3, 1897. IMratwr of the Audit Bureau of f$ /„' Clreulatlont crlptlon Rates (payable In ad,' I; carrier In Hope and nelohbor- yns — eek ' ^..._ 3.5 tor 13.00 ll, In Heropstead, Nevada, >'Howard, ond MllleV court- ^Month.- "lorjWMi „.., ttWrvC. 83 .... 1.60 .,„ 2.60 4.50 nth' 'M.... f ..-.j™ 1,10 nth» \ „; :,..;.. 3.25 .,...., , 6.50 ..,.'. < 13.00 . Representatives: antos "DaHilei, Inc.; 1602 Stenck ^1 Memphis 2, Tenn., SOS Texas ^ Bldg., Dollos 2, Texas; 360 N. iigan Ave., Chicago I, III.; 60 E. ,-New York 17, N. Y.; 1763 Bldg., Detroit 2, Mich.; nirtal Bldg., Oklahoma City 2, of the Asspcfafed Press: fotsd Press Is entitled ex•Ively to' the MM for republiujtion the 4ocol new* printed m thu ppef, at well os all AP news O.tchej. jmale Help Wanted PGRAPHER with one or •e ' .years stenographer ox. Five day's 40 week, aired offices. Apply only )3j itO giving full details. Lion Oil lBa,ny, Personnel Director, %i arlo ; * Arkansas '1-Ut WESTERN SHARES |f Diversified Income Fund -and Dallas Fund , available from . S. BATES; Agent Pho " e If ARRIVED . .. The «iew Spring Une for 1954. Everything new. MWARDLAW Street Tailor Shop _, tuck Hlahway 67 West %l,UCK'S USED IFURNITURECO. ^idflc of City t/mlt» We»t /| Puy and 8eH Used Furniture f hpne 7-4381 Hop*, Ark. UTAPINQ and RECORDING ^Framing. All type* of Floor ', Cpverlno, Paint*, Wall Pa« •-Jiff. Interior Decorating, 1^99*' Oecorofort Supply fe&iMaln 5t, Plal For Rent UNFURNISHED five room house. One-half block from business district No children. Phone 7-3662 -i- --• a -, • <••*, BOLEY'S Court, all new "safer Two * people ~J3.0p Four people §5.00. Panelrajr heat/ihrfersprinfl, and foarrl pillows.' Jan.' 1-lMo. 4 ROOM unfurnished house. Garage Good Neighborhood. Phone 7-4428. 27-Ot CLOSE in, Nice attractive 3 room unfurnished apartment with bath. Located at 405 West Fifth Street. ' 27-61 FOSTER-ELLIS REALTY CO. FURNISHED 5 room house. Apply Middlebrooks Grocery. Phone 7-3791. 29-31 MODERN House. Short distance on pavement. Reasonable. Also hay, mixed lespedesa for sale or trade. Phone 7-ZQ71. ' 30-3t 6 ROOM house. Newly decorated. Garage, Automatic water heater, connection for automatic washing machine. Phono 7-2894. Lillie Middlebrooks. ' 30-31 MODERN-5 room house. Furnished water. Patmos School. Phone 72007. 1-Ot 2 BEDROOM unfurnished houses 1118 Park Drive. $45.00 per month Phone 7-2441, ' • 1-tf For Sole ... DAIRY Feed. Hog feed, meal hulls, mixed. C.'S. Meal. Salt $1:15 per sack. :, DANNIE HAMILTON ,. PENTO-Created fence post at plajit. One rnile out on Rosston Highsv~ay Phone7-2048. 26-6t STEAM Presscr. Excellent condition, i Reasonable price. One grand piano. Mahogany finish. Phone 7-2201. Houston City Furniture Company. 27-6t AT 1501 South Pine—this .attractive 2 bedroom home is priced for quick sale for only $800.00 cash and balance at $38.00 per month, which include t'aSjes, insurance, principal and interest. 'Hardwood floors, Venetian blinds, lots of built-ins, carport and extra storage space. All on TS/xtOO' shady lot. '''- 27-6t FOSTER-ELLIS REALTY CO. THE coach says cut the price and sell it. This gives" you ah opportunity to buy a 3 bedroom home at a $1,500.00 sayings, under present costs, Let 4is show you this home With extra cabinets in kitchen, Breakfast nook - space, hardwood floors, Venetian blinds, bath with shower, attic f,an, floor furnace, with'Hhermost'at,' attached garage, and many other attractive features for only $1,850.00 Cash and the balance on monthly terms. Vacant February 1st. 27-Ot FOSTER-ELLIS REALTY. CO. 'Phone 7-4691 ' 3,000 bales good grass hay. 1 Also lespedeza at barn. Reasonable. Good roads. Phone 7-2774. 28-3t 2, PRACTICALLY new 700 x 15 tires and tubes. Cheap. Busy Bee Grocery. • : 2!)-3t "BEST Quality. : Johnson Grass Hay, at 50c per bale. Inquire 1105 West Avenue B. Hope. 1-Ht 8 COLUMNS, heart Cypress,;ton2ue and Ri-oove. 18 feet high,' dlam« eter at bottom 24 inches and top 20 inches. See D. D. Ellis, Nashville, Arkansas. l-ct 40'ACRE farm near Emmet, Arkansas. Nice modern five room house, E. M. Broswcll Prescott. /Phone 683-W. Feb. 1-lMo. Services Offered PAPER hanging, painting and repair work. See A. 'B. ' Osburn. Phone 7-4433. 29-Gt. MATTRESS renovation and innerspring work. Cobb Mattress Co 316 South Washington. Phone 7-2622. Feb. 1-lMo. Wanted The Star is authorized to announce that the following are candidates for public office subject to the action of the Democratic primary elections. for Treasurer HARRY HAWTHORNE CLIFFORD BYERS DWIGHT RIDGDILL For County Clerk ARNOLD J. MIDDLEBROOKS JOLLY (AMONETTE) BYERS ARTHUR ANDERSON For Sheriff and Collector W. B. fBill) RUGGLES JIMMY COOK Notice namo.it here Saturday by stopping the tourney's best shooting team \vilh flawless defensive work. Van Duron turned back Berfg- man 34-31. It was the first' time that Bergman has, been held Below !)0" points in the tournament. It also was the first time'that a team had scored more than 27 uoints against Van B^ren. Gerr.rnan turned in a fine d»- fcnsiv-; job itself oy stopping Van Bwrening chief poihtmaker. Joan Crawford, with 16 tallies — n substandard performance for Joan. MarcJa Canlr^ll of Bergman won scoring honors with 20 points. The victory \vtif the 48th in u row f,ir the Po^ntereUes. INCOME Tax Service. No waiting. Two accountants. Farm Bureau Office 101 East Front street. Phone 7-3700. 5-lmo. The Negro Community By Helen Turner Phone 7-5830 Or bring Items'to MUs Turner Rt Hicks Funeral Homo Blevins Training School contributions to the March of Dimes: , 1st Grade $2.70, 2nd Grade $3;50 3rd Grade $4.75, 4th Grade $3.00 5th Grade $2.54, Gth Grade $2.60 7th Grade $i:05, 8th Grade $2.60 9th Grade ?2.75, 10th Grade $1.30 llth Grade $2.35, 12th Gradb $2.00 Total $30.24. Notre Dame LosesCoach SOUTH BEND, Ind. Wl—Terry Brennan, 25, Noire Diane assistant coach ;ind former Irish football star,. today was named head foot ball -coach at the university to succeed Frank Leahy, who resigned yesterday because of ill health. Notre Dame President. Dr. Theodore Hesburgh said Brennan signed a Syear -contract. ' Salary terms were not, disclosed. Van Buren Girls tmerge Victorious . •? mf ' •*-':-. LITTLE ROCK «) —' Thf Van Bure,! Pointer"ttes proved pvc-r the Weekend th.it ihe^ dominate* Iftc .„,,, ,.„_ , ,-, ,.., , girls basketball Held in 'Arkarisak . NE 5 Y ° R , ~ £**%' ? tc 2J^ The classv team won its second has . br f e7c . d * r ?"*5 l , he ' ?»*{ consecutive championship of thbj'PEj'!™ £?' n _ d _.? W^Jl Joe T. Robinson Jnvitational Tour- ience for the press to gather about the amazing manager t>f the livd- j time world charhpion Yankees and wonder what in the world he Is talking ab6ut. In our personal opinion, gained over a long peHod of'time, it has become a wonflerful game with Old Case, one he thought up himself and 'which he is secretly enjoying Very much. By talking in 'the purest jabberwocky he has learned that he can avoid answering questions and at the same time leave his audience struggling against a mild form of mental paralysis. Well, did the master of the Yankees have fun at his first meeting of the 1954 season with a room- lull off the local pressXincluding television cameras! Some of those who got caught in the flow of Ste'ti- gel rhetoric are thinking of 'demanding 'that Casey's" employers provide a tape recorder for his next public ' appearance so they can get a playback- and try to find out what he actually did say. If they do, it will become a priceless document. As (hough by plan, Casey didn't wait for a question 'to be asKed. He-simply planted'himself solidly and began to talk. Approximately an hour'and one half later (some claimed it was longer) he stopped talking. He did not paragraph, punctuate or ! identify by name. Some thought he talked in sentences, but this was" a matter "of opinion. All agreed that he talked loud and 'that he almost certainly was talking about the Yankees. Perhaps the widest division of opinion concerned a point in his discourse at which the manager either sajcf ;that\his team should go on and win six or eight straight penants without "much trouble or that it would 'be extremely lucky to win again this year,considering the strength.-of the; opposition. We have since read it both ways, and both sound all right. At another point Stengel was Texas Still in Lead; Porkers By WILBUR MARIN DALLAS iffi — The Texas Longhorns, liding high atop the Southwest Cpnfeience Basketball standings, jump back into league play Tuesday and sec if Ihey can keep an undefeated pace. Conference action opens Monday at Fayotteville. Ark., when a couple of clubs already out of the title race — Arkansas and Texas A&M — get together. Southern Methodist meets Texes on the Steers' home court at Austin and this time the Mustangs will bo trying to stay in the title running. Texas Christian came off the ropes Saturday night to nudge Teams Narrow to Slim Five By E DCORRlGAM NEW YORK W — With the cam- aign ;ust' about half over, the list of unbeaten college basketball teams was .down to five today and by the time tonight's action is over anoth'er of the clubs with unsullied records could topple. Wes'xn-n Kentucky, winner of in the highest total among college teams — faces By TOM BRANAGAN ;SOUH BEND, ' incf '(#) —Frank Leahy resigned as football coach alt Notre Dame jesterd'ay in a niove so startling that it sunned even his assistantf — from whose ranks a successor likely will be chosen. Leahy. 45, announced he was stepping out because of his health. He feared the "possibly fatal* consequences of another attack of pancreatitis, a stomach disorder that put him in bed in the middle nf last season. His exit followed an 11-season career tecond only to Knute Rockne's in success. Backfield Coach Johnny Lujack, one of those mentioned as a possible successor, said, "I just can't believe it; I was convinced Frank would never leave Notre Dame." Lujaclc knew nothing of the decision until advised by reporters at his Chicago home. Leahy himself indicate <1 he had talked the matter over with only one- Notre Dame official — the Rev. Theodore Hes- bnugh, president of the Catholic university.. "I haven't even talked to Athletic Director Ed Krause," said I.eadhy. Believes Baltimore on the Way Up Bey BE NOLAN NEW YORK ''Mi — Jimmy Dykes took a look at the Baltimore situation today, inlwlod on his alwayB- p'resent cigar and predicted, "We're gonna move up there." Tho affable manager of the newest American League entry claims he's inhc-rited a ''good" club from '. the St. Louis Browns, one which NICELY furnished 3 or 4 room fm-| v .;,ii improve pr-rtjy because of fan nished apartment. Close to town \ support to preferred. Call Charles Benson Phone 7-3.873. l-3t Salesman Wanted WHAT are your plans for 1054? A good Rawleigh Business is hard to beat. Openings in Cily of Hope, For details write to Rawleigh's Dept. AKA-641-254, Memphis Tenn. Also other localities avail. playej-s didn't want put cut when they were the Browns " he saicl. "Kvery time 'a guy struck out or popped "up they were booed oil the wny to the dugout by the few fan.5 who were there. "Now they'll have an incentive. Look what happened in Milwaukee. They finished in second place and fooled a lot of people. We're gonna Southci-n Melhodisl 8n-84 and hcnrd warm i y defending the man- grab third place in the standings, agerial talents of one of his chief " Ar-|,.ivals, Al Lopez of Cleveland,. and indignantly demanded to know why; if Al was such a poor manager, he was always finishing sec ond instead of maybe fourth -r fifth. This was confusing because nobody had said a word about Al, eightei- good or bad. From it; all, the most general impression was that Casey felt he would have- a pretty good club again, and that he would "be glad to add Billy Pierce, Chicago's great little lefty, to'his staff if he could get him. We hasten to say that h'e did not use Pierce's name. They'll n'eyer convict Old Case of tampering. In other kansas dropped a 66 CO decision to Phillips Oilers, Baylor beat QMa- home, 63-55, Texas nosed put the University of Houston, 80-79,' and Texas Christian beat Abilene Christian; 74-G5. Three other conference games are 0:1 tap Saturday — Southern Methociif.t meetin? Texas A&M nt Dallas, Texas taking on Baylor at Waco and Texas Christian entertaining Arkansas at Fort Worth. Rico, runnerup right now to Texas, h*iS just one game, a non- confero'nce affair with .Stephen F. Austin ot Nacogdoches Saturday. ; Texas' conference record is four victories and' ho defeats. Rice is 4-2, TCU 3-2, and SMU 2-2. ' Henry Ohien's 34 points ; paced Texas Christian to i's narrow'win over Southern Mchodist. The 160 pouits thj two teams scored was a conference record, bcatin« the old mark of 155 set by Rice and Arkansas , last year. '} Schwinger of' Rice didn't play a game last week, but no body c'ime close to knocking him out of the lead in conference and season scoring. • He paces season scorers with 373 points and conference with 132. Teo^h Has Yet to Lose a Loop Game By The Associated P r ess Nine other gamos en this week's Arkansas Intercollegiate Conference basketball Islate must take a back <ieat Jo the Ai kansas Tech- Stute Teachers ! clu.sli Saturday night. That gair.o, licwever, lost some of its class wiui Henderson's 78-6Q upset of the Teachers last week. Teen took over undisputed leadership in the AJC with a 6-0 mark; Teacnor& fell own notch with ien Fighters Put Titles on FolT SMITH (m— Titles will be at stake whr.n 1he Arkansas Golden Gloves boxing tournament for amateurs resumes next Saturday night. The first rounds of the tourney ended with Saturday night's serni-flu&ls, which saw nine TKOs and rhree knockouts in the 28 bouts. Winntj-s of the Open Division championships will represent Fort Smith in the district Golden Gloves at Kansas City next month. Re-suits of the semi-final rounds: Npvlce Division 112 pourrds— Billy Burden, Ozark, decisioned Junior Cagle, Fort Smith. Earl Hurlson, Hot Springs, de- cisioned Bobby Bicker, Fort Smith. .118 pounds— : ... •- : "Bobby Houston. C.'Wksville, defeated Jack Dugga'n, Subiaco, TKO,'one minute, 50 sec'onds, first round. . Johnny Mahr-in, Fayetteville, de- feate'.l Jimmy Price, Conway, TKO, -12 seconds, first round. Rodney Bieker, Fort Smith, do- able. .j t I surprise some U;O. According to Dykc£, the Oriole Among 'birds of prey, the female often is larger than thu male. Legal Notice players are just r-s enthusiastic as he is. Confucius was born about 550 or 551 B. C. No. 7586A In the Chancery Court of Hempstead County, Ark. Loretta Wjprd McDowell ... Plaintiff vs. Ppuglas D. McDowell .... Defendant WARNINQ ORPER The defendant, Douglas Me- Dowi-11 is warned to appear in this court within thirty days and answer the complaint of the flaintlff, Loretta Ward McDowell. Witness my hand and the seal oj( sajkl court ihis s 'i "day pf Feb. Legal Notice IjTo. 7579 In the Chancery Court of Hempsteud County, Ark. M. S. While Plaintiff vs. Minnie D. White Defendant WARNING ORDER The defendant, Minnie D. White, is warned to appear in this court within thirty duys and answer the complaint of the Plaintiff, M, S. White. Witness my hand and the ?eal o| said court thi§ pth day pf January """' the loss to Henderson — only one; featerl Charles Padgett, Conway, for the Teachers against seven vie-i TKO; one minute, 15'seconds, sec- torios - * one! round. The Wonder Boys, sporting aj Benny Roberts, Ftrt Smith, de- robint average of more than 05j£ ea 'ted, Carl Atkin, Hot Springs points a game so far, aren't likely to be sidetracked in the first meeting with the Teachers, this season. The Teachers have been hard prcsscrl to salvage two one-point triumph;; among theii seven victories. The game will be played at Conway. Conterence standings: W'L Pet. Ark. Tech 6 Q l.OQO State Teachers 7 Ark. College So. State Ark. A&M Hendrlx Henderson Ouachit Ozarks .875 .025 .600 .556 .400 .250 .143 .125 Pts. Oj) 597 474 643 388 671 434 719 340 513 556 622 655 421 680 37q S32 594 673 81 Last week's results; Arkansas A&M 82; Hendrix 67 Arkansas Tech 86; Regis College 1 ' Arkansas State Teachers 80, Arkansas College 74 Arkansas Tech 96; Hendrix 73 Henderson 73; State Teachers 66 Ark«risas Tech 112; Arkansas AIM U3 Arkansas A&M 80; Ozarks 74 55; Henderson 48 Arkansas College 93; Ouachita 91 This week's games: Tuesday — Arkansas Tech aj; §outh>nu State, Arkansas College at Ozarks, Ouachita at Little TKO, second round. Mahc-n decisioned Houston. Biker decisioned Roberts. 126 pounds— A. D. Jones, Little Rock, deci- sioned Wayne Corley, Spiro, Okla. A. J. Greenwood, Spiro, Okla., defeated George Osborn, Subiaco, TKO, one minute, 57 seconds, first round. 135 pounds— Delm.ir 'Moore, Huntsville, deci- sioned Harold Corley, Spiro, Okla. Ray Rogers, Conway, decisioned Wilvon Glover, Pine Bluff. 147 pounds— Don Vaufeht, Oark, decisioned Blajni Shoffit, Fayetteville. Billy Noble, Conway, knocked out Billy Glass, Ozark first' round 16,0 pounds-Tom McDaniel, Spiro, Okla., de- Mike Pwinel]y, Subiaco, TKO, cne minute, 55 seconds, third round. Troy Clark, HuntsviUe, knocked out' Kobert Williams,' :Fort Smith, one utinute, 10 'seconfls,- 1 second round. Op'sn pivislon Hj} pounds— Billy Quick, Littje Rock, deci- sionedl Jimmy Postlewaite, 'Hot Springs. games major Bowling Green, ;-. tcgh 'customer in any league. IT Bowling Green can't handle the assignment, Stetson find Eastern Kentucky will get pot shots at Ed Diddle' s boys later in the week. If tne Hilltoppers get past this week, they shou'd go through the remainder of th.n season without a smirch on the!,- record. Kentucky, the No. 1 team in the weekly 'Associated Press poll of sports writers a;.d sportscasters, has 'hiee game on tap for the week' tction, but no cno would dare predict tnat either Georgia 'Fech (winless) or Georgia will offer, ;iny more then token resistance. Vhe Wildcats have a tkein of 13 victories. Duquesne, < which ha?, been fighting the Wildcats ior vie top spot — and which certainly is the best de.cisioned Bruce Williamson Fay ctteville. Ernij Miller, Pine Bluff, defeated Jack Poctlewaite, Hot Springs, TKO, first round. 120 pounds— Jimmy Lassrler, Fort Smith, de- cisio.Vod Horare Duke, Hot Springs. 135 pounds— Joe Perry, Hot Springs, cleci- sioned Kenneth Brooks, Fayette- ViHe. 'Terry, Forrest, Pine Bluff, decision 3d Jessie "Hall, Hot Springs. 147 pounds— Earl Walter., Clarkesville, deci- sioned 'Glen Cnapman, Hot Springs. Billy Rock, Sisbiaco. decisioned Rudd Mansell, Fort Smith. . 160 pounds- Warren Adams, Oark, defeated Boti 'Tucker, Fayetteville, TKO, one minute, SO' seconds, second round. Don Moore, Camp Chaffee, defeated George Kuuchenmeister, Hot Springs'.'TKOj t\yo minutes, 20 seconds, second' round. 175 pounds— Ronald Conpver. Camp Chaffe, knbc'.tod bout Jzic-kii: Harris, Hot Springs, 40 seconds, first round. He'uvy weight- Billy Ray Smith. Little Rock, de- cisioned Chaffoe. Carl Micale, Camp Maj.-Gen.' IJr. Gutdq Bcrtoni is the Italian military representative to SHAPE, tfe'ls not only a dislinguishcd military irian, but holds a doctor's degree from 'the University o{ Naples. In the early part o( World War H he was military attache to Japan nhd was interned in 1943, because he refused to collaborate \vHh Mussolini's government. Wyatt Mentioned by Mississippi State STAUKVILLE Miss. UP) — Mississippi State quickened it search fo r n head football coach to succeed M.n-ray Warmath. Thi-M men wnre mentioned un- officidliy as possible successors to Warmath who announced his resignation Friday to take over as head coach at Minnesota. 'DeWilt Weaver of Texas Tech, Bowden Wyatt of Arkansas and Dafre',1 Royal, who served nS Warmath's assistant before taking over Edmonton's entry in the "Canadian Professional League were being mentionscl as possible candidates, FAYETEVIJLLE L7> —Bowden Wyatt of Arkansas today declined to say whether he v.'as interested in the head football coaching job at Mississippi State. Neither would he say whether he had oeen contailcd by Miss. State officials looking for a replacement for Murray Warmath, who is moving to the University of Minnesota. Told that he had been mentioned as a possible successor to Warmath Wyatt remarked: 'As fur as I'm concerned, It's ust a rumor." Watt, a former Tennessee star, came to Arkansas a year ago after a successful tenure at Wyoming, beaan a rebuilding program and his 1953 team won three games and lost seven. Wyatt's Arkansas contract has four years to run.. IN NEW JOB—Sen. Thomas A. Burke, Democrat, is Ohio's newest member of Congress. A former mayor of Cleveland, .Burke was appointed to. take the Senate seat formerly held by the late Sen. Robert A; Taft.' the East has to otfer •— figures to nake V.Hnnova victory No. 18 to night. Connecticut, the other ma' jor unbeaten, will fai.e a stiff tes Wednesday night when it- goes up against Fordham. t'.i-> class of the New York schools with a 12-2 rec- 1i;e Nutinegrcrs have won ! only other unfcoalr-r. is litU Norwich, which bonst? 32 triumphs Erskine, another Iitilt- fello,-. amon a ' the big powers, dropped a 102-85 decision to Belmont Abbey Saturday-night • and thus fell from the group of imdefeateds. ord. 14. Th. Conway Awarded AAU Cage Meet LITTLE ROCK,(/P) — The annual mid-winter meeting ot the Arkansas AAU here yesterday selected. Conway for the state men's basketball tournament, wl:ich will be held the first week in March. Hendvix College gymnasium st Conway will be site of the tourney. The state winner goes against champions from Oklahoma and the Missomi Valley in a regional meet. Regional litlists will make up the field for the national AAU tourney at Denver, starting March 21. March 3-6 was set for the girl's basketball tournament but the site was no: selected pending a poll today oi the AAU's Basketball Committee. Other events, dates and places chosen include: : Wrestling — March 12-13 at El- Dorado. 'Swimming and Diving — Indoor meeting March 27 at Little Rock; outdoor meet Aug. 11-12 at Little Rock. Handball — March 6-13 at Little Rock. elecasting of all AAU events in the state was approved at the meeting. A whale when first born may sometimes exceed a third the length of the mother. The U. S. Capitol has 435 rooms, says the National Geographic Society. Copyrlsht, 1953. by Elizabptli Pl-iftrt. Dislriliuted 1 by Kiiifj Features Kyndicale. Heudrlx at Southern OUaChitl at Wnn^/««,»m> ( E ft! tbj? festered bed, watpWng >- -'<* ' •>,>'<, > fffi* CHAP/TER ONE "IS ANYTHING wrong, darling?" "No. VVTiy should anything..." "You keep looking at me." Stephen c^ine out'of his own dressing room to loolt even more intently at Shelly.' "Arid why shouldn't a man loole at his wife?" In the mirror, her violet eyes smiled at h.ini. "It wasn't exactly a critical look," she analyzed. "You don't (ike me in pink," she said. "My darling..." He was putting en his shoes. "I like you—In any color!" Shelly touched the three coral roses which she had tucked into her belt. She stepped back from the mirror to look again at the dfess. Deceptively simple — and costly — it was primarily a slender Sheath of pink lame. "Your mother will expect us to be dressed up," she said in an anxious tone, ''• '.'Mother doesn't care what we wear-" "Well, of course, I meant the family as a whole. Her birthday is one of the rituals..." 'Stephen settled his Jacket against his neck. She smiled at him. "I'm not being captious, darling. Really I'm not, Of course your mother's birthday Is Important. And of course you want me to look just right." He came to her and started to put his arm around her, then looked in alarm at her bare shoulders. "Powder?" "Ot course." 'She smiled at him provocatively, and gingerly he bent toward "her, kissed her lips. Chickling, he went pver to the fjreplace and selected a single white' blossom from the arrangement ' in the bisque mantel vases. There was still a shadow in tils ^ne blue''eyes, "Perhaps you're leaving an overdose of family to(Jay," he said thoughtfully. "Didn't you play cards at Ruth's this afternoon?" "NcV Stephen." she answered coolly, "I didn't fo." He took a cigaret from the little box on the table, and ii| l| with £reat care. She so disliked the occasional times when toe tried to force his family' to accept the bride ol hla choice, against their own decision in that matter, that ahe was relieved when he iauj»che4 Into 9 mild lecture on the subject you and 1 could live alone In the world, you could do nothing wrong'. Nothing!" She smiled at him.' "But..." "That's it! We don't live alone. We live in a small city, crowded, with my patients—" He laughed. "More or less crowded," he amende ed. "But it certainly is 'crowded with my family. Carrs all over the place! And I know it was hard for you to come In, a stranger, and have to fit yourself Into—" Especially, thought Shelly, when none of that "crowd" did anything to make a place for me. But she didn't speak. "I know our local society must seem pretty absurd to you at times," Stephen went on in a worried tone, "And for good reasons! But, still, darling, this is your horiie, and will be—and wouldn't you be nappier If you tried to like our parties? You'll never adjust by staying away from luncheons and club meetings—I'm thinking of you! I really am. Xou'd be happier, I'm sure, If you'd— Oh, Lord! I'm malting a hash of this! I wouldn't change a hair on your beautiful head! But, still, 1 know you'd be happier if..." "If," she said softly, "I'd stop being Shelly and become—well— let's say, Eleanor Walsh." The name quivered in the air, as it too frequently quivered on Shelly's nerves. Now Stephen was frowning. "Are you Oh, you can't be jealous of Eleanor!""Why can't I?" "Are you?" "Of course I am." •There's no need," His underllp jutted stubbornly. "Maybe not with you," satd Shelly quickly. "But with your family, darling — certainly, they like Eleanor, and deplore your choice In wives." "It never was any of their busi» ness," he declared JJrmly, "Perhaps it was their business, somewhat," her soft voice said, gently, "Their sense of family la strong. It's almost that ot dynasty. e money, too— we d,on/{ m,e.n.y0R such things, of course, but the money's there, jug; the faine. business, and its obligations, Eleanor — they feer, knew what to expect pf her, woujd, haye fltted. so peaUy their didn't you marry Eleanor?" she asked intently. "I didn't love her." ,i^^Stf| Shelly waited. $]piif$ljj] "And 1 met you." ' •'-••' She sighed, and smiled happily. "Thank ; you, darling. Stephen—you 'don't like my pink dress — at least not for today?" "I like it, Shelly. It's just—" She crossed the room swiftly. "I know," she called back' from the distance of her own dressing room. "It isn't a family sort of dress; and this Is a family sort of party!" He. followed her to the doorway, and sh^ 'turned to look at him gravelyi : Her hair just missed being red, and at times her eyea took on smoky-blue tones. "You must remember, though," she told him seriously, "that your family expects me to look like the night club singer you married, darling."; Her gentle voice softened at the wince In his eyes. "In fact, I'm pretty sure they like being shocked all over again whenever they are reminded of what you did." "Then, by all means," he ,said gruffly, "wear the slinky dress! Let them be shocked!" ; '"' She was out ot the pink dress and into one 'of heavy whito silk, only fajntly gleaming; its ;long' skirt was billowy, and there was a row or violets tucked into the bodice top— the (lowers did wonderful things to her eyes, and as he stooped to kiss her, Stephen . approvingly stroked the silky velvet strap upon her shoulder. At his touch," the"' thought that she must lose hi*n soon—so soon!— stabbed through her, She thrust It resolutely from her mind, turned to select a short coat of pale green, and announced herself as ready, A busy doctor, he had left hla car at the curb hi front of the brick house, and now he opened that door without waiting for jHar« ry who, svlth Dorina, comprised the servant staff of his household. Shelly preeedej him down the steps, lifting her full skirts away from the bricks, and paused at the ed^e of their (awn to let a young woman go past on the pave* This gir| was tall, her head tied in a scarf again?? (he autumn chill; hey 4ark-eyea glowed as eh9 looked at the festive couple spot* lighted in th? radiance of the l$mp§ beside $efc; front door, Bfr tpngue touched her upper up, and e smiled g ptie, "<3Q,9Jl ewsJpg!" sfttd, Pf,

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