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/ecinescloy, April 14, HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS PAGE THfctt >octal an I and P ertona I Daisy Dorothy Heard, Editor Phone 768 Betw^r 8 a. m. and 4 p. m. ciol Calendar noeday, April 14th Itiyor Albert Graves will bo tho Sfct spoakei' nt the April meeting Jho Paisley P. T. A. al Iho jbol, 3 o'clock. i . 'lie Edith Thompson class of the !sl Methodist church will moot .tho home of Mrs. C. M. Agoe 'h Mrs. II. O. Kyler and Mrs. U. Mousor, associate hostesses, (0 o'clock. riursdny, April 15th ^Mrs. Mark M. Smyth and Mrs. 'Orion Buchanan will bo hostoKses § members of the Lilac Garden fob, 3 o'clock. Grand Lecturer of the i^Kistern Star of Arkansas. Mrs. Noll i ;s£<$iish of Molvorn, will make hoi i |f|§fricial visit at tho Masonic Tem! ;fljllc, 11 p. m. All members arc re Robins, Mrs A. T. Jewell, Mrs. Webb Lasetcr, Sr., Mrs. Vcrnon Schooley. Mrs. Franklin Morton, Mrs. W. B. Mason, and Mrs. John Turner. Fifty-four members responded to tho roll call. Coming and Going Ll. Ruth Barrett of Camp Hoot!, Texas will arrive tonight for a visit with Mr. and Mrs. R. V. Herndon, Sr. and other friends. Mrs. A. C. Whitehursl is expoclod today from Little Rock to spend the remainder of Ihe woe'; with .her daughter, Mrs. R. L. Broach. Mr. Broach, and other relatives and friends. Mrs. George Peck was a visitor to Arkadelphia yesterday. R. L. Broach Has § 5 "' lr uesdny Contract Club Two tables were arranged for the layers al Ihe meeting of the Tues- ay Contract Bridge club at the rSKlj'ome of Mrs. R. L. Broach yester- ay afternoon. In addition to Ihe members nosts were Mrs. Roy Stephcnson nd Mrs. Brooks Shiilts. Playing esulled in Mrs. Slephcnson receiving Ihe guosl high gift and Mrs. oily Bryant, the club high pri/e. i During tho afternoon the hostess Served sandwiches and icod drinks. I For the club party the entortain- ;ing roi ms were decorated wilh, fpansies, dog wood and other spring Mrs. R. B. Moore has returned from a brief visit Little Rock. with relatives in Mr. and Mrs. Jolt Black ant! lililo daughter, Ruth, of Shrcveport wore guests of friends during tho weekend. jiMrs. Yontz Is Feted at Bridge f Complimenting Mrs. Charles SYonlz. Mrs. Maurice Wilvcr and }'Mrs. Wallace Cook were hostesses 'at bridge Monday evening at the f home of the former. Mrs. Yontz. ' who made her home in Hope during the winter, departs Wednesday for Cleveland, Ohio to join Lt. ; Yonlz. Contract was played from two tables wilh Miss Elizabeth Bridewell receiving tho high score gift. The honorcc was presented with a dainty gift and a corsage of sweclpeas from Iho hoslcsses. A delicious desert course was served. Guests included: Mrs. Yontz. Mrs. Dale Jones, Mrs. Toddy Jones, Miss llattio Anne Fcilcl, Mrs. George Brandon, Mrs. Dick Watkins, Miss Elizabeth Bridewell, and Mrs. Leonard Ellis. Mrs. N. B. Turner, Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Broyles. and Miss Melon Coon motored to Magnolia Sunday, where they were guests of Mrs. Turner's sister, Mrs. L. W. Marshall . Mrs. Turner remained for a longer visit. Mrs. R. V. Herndon, Sr. spent yesterday in Texarkana wilh Mr. ind Mrs. John Loc Morgan, former residents of Hope. Friends of Vlr. Marshall will be interested in \nowing that his condition is reported improved. Accompanied by her son. Clyde II. Mcndrickson, Mrs. .1. D. Hcnd- rickson returns today to her home in Popular Bluff, Mo. after spending the winter in tho city. AAU Boxers Believed Best Crop in Years By BILL KING Boston. April 13 — (/P) Critical old timcrr, who have been observing malour boxing here abouts for as many as four decades today agreed that the youngcters n o w battling for medals in the National A. A. (J.'.s second wartime championship tournament are the best they nave seen in years. Thy based their opinions on the f>1 bouts put on yesterday and last night by J13 hand - picked I'isticuf- fors, including many from the armed services, as the field, from many widely scattered points, was reduced to 32 for tonight's semi final round. The service men, most of them making their first start in the nationals, appeared better trained and muh stronger than (lie usua- tiomils. appeared belter trained land much stronger than the usual ! tyros. j When the first night's glove- swinging ceased. Cleveland's well- balanced team, which qualified all bul one of its seven members, shared the top honors with nine so.-viee men. seven from the army and one each from the Marine Corp and Navy. Among the 32 survivors were two title defenders. Samson Powell of Cleveland, in the IliO pound j division, and Hob Foxworth of St. Louis in the 17f> - pound lass. The 147 pound class appeared hokcd with lalent. The successful BiMv Tiger, a full - blooded Indian from Fort Sill. Okla. Two of last year's semi - finalists, Charlie Hunter of Clcvealnd. and Aubrey Holderfield of Little Rock, Ark., dominated the 13f pounds battling and Corporal Bliss Crofl. stationed at the air base al SmriKi, Tenn., stamped himself the best of a fine flock of heavyweight title contenders. SPORTS ROUNDUP By HUGH FULLERTON, JR. Wide World Sports Columnist New York, April 14 -£•'(#);.— A recent note about Americo, Wojcics- jes, woo collected rare butterflies as well as Japs during bis, stay on Guadalcanal, reminded: II a-r r y Sheer of the Madion, Wis., Capital Times of the Syracuse U. Boxer with the unpronounceable name who fought for the N. C. A. A. light- heavy .vcighl title there -four years ago. . . . Harry even learned to pronounce the name — Why-coo jess — and he says thai Americo is quilc a guy Just listen. "Wojcci was a one - man gen-i cml store if there cver-was one. He was a front - ranking pigeon fan- ier ind some of his birds won nn- ional championships. Others have jcon ued as breeder for military carrier. ... Ho won prize after iri/.e ,il Syracuse for baking cakes. lonest he did!. . . Ho played Ihc 'larinct and trumpet like Artie Shaw and Harry James combined md there was liltie about. Bach and Wo/.arl Americo didn't know . . . To went to school days (studying brestryi then worked in a steel nill nights supporting his mother and several younger sisters and brothers Now it' butterflies. but we weren't surprised here. We xpocl him to be speaking Japan- KC and driving the Nips batty by cornering all the chopsticks in Tokyo when the Marines march in." Ted Lyons of the Marines if he wants to pilch in Chciago again. Regulations permit teams lo use one commissioned officer and there is none on the Navy pcir roster. . . Latest appeal for sports equipment come from the McCook, Neb., j Army Air Base, where the boys would like to play baseball or softball if they had the geair. Today's Guest S'ar Frank B. Ward. Youngslown (CO Vindicator: "Commando training for ball players in the northern camps won't change the technique of storming Ihe dining room." Briefs From Big Major League Camps By the Associated Press Bluege's Hopes Rising College Pnrk, Mel. — Manager Ossio Blucgo of (he Washington Senators said today thai if the Senator pitching staff became as good as the rust of his team the club "would provide plenty of trouble this season." Bluogc said his infield wasn't clicking' as it should but that once second baseman Gerry Priddy and Shortstop Johnny Sullivan got going they would make the "best double play combination Washington has had in years." Second Convict Dies, Hamilton Believed Dead Mr. and Mrs. Roy Taylor arrived Monday night from SI. Petersburg. Fla., where Mr. Taylor is stationed at the Maritime Training Station. Mrs. Dwight Bailey and daughter, Sandra, of Freer, Texas are hero for a visit wilh relatives and friends. Women's Council Meets with Mrs. Oliver Adams Group 2 of the Women's Counci of tho First Christian cln.Toh met at,tho homo of Mrs. Oliver Adams, the leader, Monday nftovnoor,. Following the opening hymn, Mrs. H. C. Reynerson gave tho devotional. The loader presided al tho business session. On the program arranged for Iho afternoon, Mrs. Reynerson discussed "Churches in Argentina". Mrs Oliver Adams' topic was "Focus on Sni'th Ams'rici' . Tho story of '.he Resurrection was related by Mrs. Fonzio Moses. Mrs. B. I,. Rcllig of Pine Bluff, a former member <»f the circle, rendered a vocal selection, "Nailed to Iho Cross". Following the benediction, the t hostess served delightful refreshments to the members and two guests, Mrs. Rettig, and Mrs. Earnest Graham, president of the Women's Council. Mrs. Bobby Ellen of St. Petersburg, Fla. is the house guest of her parents. Dr. and Mrs. Don Smith. Jim Tyack Gets Chance at Last With Athletics Today in Congress By the Associated Press Senate Routine Session. Education and labor committee opens hearing on high school victory corps bill. Truman committee hears quartermaster general's office on food conservation. William M. Jeffers, rubber director, discusses civilian supply bill bc- 'ore banking committee. Houe Considers $707,000,000 agriculture supply bill. Military committee hears Secretary Ickes on Interior department draft deferments. Ways and Means committee continues inquiry into foreign trade igrccmcnis. Thrown for a Los s I Al Ihc recent Chicago Pro football meeting. Coach Art Kisling of the Pittsburgh Steers was telling how owner Bert Bell became worried last fall because his star halfback, Bill Dudley, seemed to be chattering too much in Ihc huddles. Bell and Kcisling asked quarterback Dick Riffle, who admitted: "Yeah, he's always talking." . . . "Well, what docs he say" Kcisling asked. . . , "He's always saying: •Give me the ball, give me the ball If you can't do it, give me the ball,' " Riffle replied. .... Remembering what Dudley generally did when he got the ball, Bell and Koiling decided they were Ihe ones from I who ought to keep quit. Cleaning the Cuff Noting reports from the Tigers' .raining camp about Dick W a k e- "ield's fielding, Texas Leaguers point out thai Dick made twice as many errors as any other Texas league right fielder last season — but ho alo caught more fly balls and made more assists than any other Lieut. Commander Mai Slcvon. ex Yale and N. Y. U football coach, and Edward O'Donncll, Yale 'c Jujilsu coach, are co - authors of a new book: "An American Method in Hand - to - Hand Combal" — bel- ter known as dirty fighting .... Add rationing problems: Members of the Canadian Hill Country Club at Phillips, Tex., wore requested lo bring their own food for after-tournament dinners. . . . They could learn Irom the Oak Park, 111., Country Club, which is supplementing its victory garden by raising 200 chickens. Sports Mirror Today A Year Ago—As major leagues opened 1942 season, New York Yankees defeated Washington Senators, 7 - 0, wilh Ruffing Browns Shift Outfield SI. Louis — Luke Scwcll, boss of Iho St. Louis Browns, shifted Chct Laabs to left field and sent Mike Krecvich lo center today as the Browns and St. Louis Cardinals resunud their cily series. The left field post was vacated yesterday by lyn McQulilen who was inducted into the Navy. Sewell will start Fred Sanford, up from Toledo, against the Cards and finish with Steve Sundra. George Mungcr, Howie Pollell and Howard Krist will hurl for the Cards. i Cubs, Sox Finish Training French Lick, Ind. — The Chicago Cubs and While Sox wind up the Indiana phase of their spring training today before starting the cily series in the windy city Friday. The Cubs are in good shape but Manager Dykes of the While Sox has three outfielders W a 1 1 y Moses, Moose Soltors and Thurman Tucker — -complaining of leg hurts. A's Retain Burrows Philadelphia — Connie Mack has decided to retain John Burrows, southpaw pitcher who is the proper! of the Wilmington Blue Rocks. San Francisco, April 14 — Iff) — Listing two convicts as dead and two recaptured in the latest escape attempt, at Alcalraz federal prison in San Francisco Bay, Warden James A. Johnston said today the men who made Ihe dash were "all accounted for." La si lo be checked off was Fred Hunter of Ohio, 43 year old stoop- shouldered former pal of the late Alvin iOld Creepy) Karpis, posl- office and train robber. Hun'er was flushed out of a cave on the beach of Ihe prison island l-ile yeslorday, not far from where and the three others started their dash in Ihe morning from the prison model shop, after binding and gagging two guards. The warden also said four one- gallon paint cans were found, each stuffed with army uniform clothing. The men had planned lo use the cans lo help keep them afloat in the bay and the clothing, taken from ihe prison shop were army goods arc reclaimed, to serve as disguise. The dead, picked off by guard's rifle fire as three of Ihe convicts battled the ebb tide, were: James A. Boarman, 24, Indianapolis bank robber and youngest member of the quartet, and Flod G. Hamilton, 36, once a member of the Bonnie Parker - Clyde Barrow gang which terrorized the southwest a decade ago. Pulled from the water naked and returned to his cell was Harold M. Brset, 31, Pennsylvania bank robber serving a life sentence. He suffered an elbow wound which required two stilches. Johnston said he was positive Boarman and Hamilton were killed. Hamilton was shot and wo saw im go under." tho warden said. Boarman's head was riddled, rest .vas trying to keep Boarman Classified Ads must be In office day befor* publication; All Won* Ads cash in advance. Not taken over the Phone. One time—2c word, minimum 30c Six limes— Se word, minimum 75e Three times—3i/jc word, minimum 50e One month—18c word, minmium $2.70 Rates are for continuous Insertions aril/ "THE MORE YOU TELL THE QUICKER YOU SELL." For Sale COTTON SEED. D&PL, Stonewell 2B, Rowden 41A and Cookers long staple, first year from breeder. AH $2.00 per bushel. Sec f. S. McDavitt. 6-tf THE W. M. MARSHALL 80 ACRE farm on Columbus road. Will sell at sacrifice as owner is leaving city. Mr. A. A. Tannehill, phone 414-W. 9-6tp ALFALFA HAY, ALSO ALFALFA and Johnson grass mixed hay. See Oscar Van Riper on Hope and Columbus highway, 12 miles out. 12-6tp COTTON SEED. ROWDEN 41-A $1.50 per bushel if you furnish the sacks. C. G. Critchlow, Emmet Route 2. 12-6tp SEVEN-FOOT FRIGIDAIRE. IN good condition. Phone 607 13-3tch TIMBER AND SEVERAL HUN- dred ricks of wood. Also wood saw. Will pay $1.50 per rick for cutting. Sec L. R. Caldwell on Washington highway, one mile, from town. 13-3tpd UPRIGHT -ROPER COOK STOVE. 823 S. Main St. or telephone 216-J. 14-3tch i Burrows trained with the Philadcl- Fifty-Four Members Attend W. M. S. Business Session A monthly meeting of the Women's Missionary Society of the First Baptist church was held at the church Monday afternoon with Mrs. F. L. Padgitt in charge of the meeting. Mrs. R. O. Robins, program chairman of Circle 4, presented the program in the form of a court trial of "Mrs. Individual Citizen", witnessing herself in her home, club, church, community, and the world. Those taking part were M''s. Gns Haynos. Mrs. Ira Yocom, Mrs. E. S. Franklin, Mrs. O. A. Williams, Mrs. J. I. Bowden, Mrs. R. O. Service Dept. During the other world war, William Wallace Wade, Jr., was horn al Fort Sill, Okla. Last fall he .was grudu.ucd from officer candidate school there .... A few days ago his dad. Lieut. Col. Wolliam Wallace Wade, Sr., the former Duke football coach, arrived al Forl Sil lo lake a course in Ihc field artillery school. . . . Bul Ihcre was no reunion. W. W. W., Jr. is in Africa. . . . There's a place on Ihe Navy pier baseball loam for Lieut; allowing only throe hits and_Brook- | p hj a Alhlelics and defealed the Washington Senators Monda. The A's. crushed yesterday by Toronto of the International League 7 to 0, oppose Casey Stengel's Boston Braves today. Stengel picked Nate Andrews and Jim Tobin as his hurlers. lyn Dodgers routed Carl Hubbell to beat Giants 7 - 5. Three Years Ago—Joe Dimaggio twisted right knee in ninth inning of exhibition game with -Brooklyn Dodgers and was lost lo Yankees for opening game for fourth time in live years. Five Years Ago—Hank Groenberg, Delroil Tigers, hit three homers against the Cinti Redsinex homers against the Cincinati Reds in exhibition game. Radnor, Pa., April 14 — (/P) William L. Ncvin, 80, former president of the John Wanamaker stores in Philadelphia and New York, died last night. A native of Philadelphia, Ncvin was associated with Wana makers 47 years before he rclired,jn 1933. . NONE FASTER. St. Joseph •'WORLD'S LARGEST SELLER AT IBi Philadelphia, April 14 — (/P) — Lanky, rawbonod Jim Tyack, who looks more like a railroad engineer than a rookie, took a lingering look around Shibe Park. "Being up here at last and belonging," he said, "having it all around mo. . . . Tho guys on Ihis club. . . Golly, I've heard ball players say. 'Lei 'cm send me back lo the bushes, just so I gel the same money.' Well let 'em cut me if they want to, just so I slay up hero." Thoy passed him by — the major league scouts — seven years although, moving with the grace of a plainsman, he hits well over .300, snares high ones like a youngster and fits Connie Mack's ideal of a gentlemanly player. "They took a look at this," he said, brushing his gray - specked temples. "I'm HO years old. The scouts want kids." Before the gray appeared? "Maybo it was because 1 can't seem to gel started early. In 70 games wilh Hollywood in 1939 I couldn't hit better than .290, bul when they sent me back lo Liltie Roc|< 1 hit .35-1. "When 1 get started I don't care who's pitching, but until then — well, Mr. Mack's lolling mo play and gol my balling and Dial's what I need." He hasn't broken any fences yet, which doesn't surprise him. I "Last year I hit a home run the i second day and didn't got another until July 2. But tho second half of the summer I hit 11. "And after looking around Shibe Park, I'm nol worried about my fielding." • SERIAL STORY DARK JUNGLES BY JOHN C. FLEMING & LOIS EBY COPYRIGHT, 1943, NEA SERVICE, INC. Bridges Gets Mound Call Evansville, Ind. — Tommy Bridgss, veteran curve ball artist, s Manager Sieve O'Neill's selection to hurl for the Detroit Tigers today against the . Minneapolis Millers of the American Association. After the game the Tigers, 6 to 4 win ncrs yesterday over the Chicago Cubs, will break camp. Says War Bond Drive Belongs to Americans Today and Thursday RIALTO James Cagney Dennis Morgan in NOW SHOWING — 2 — William Tracy Jo Sawyer 'Captain of the Clouds" in 'Fall In TUP. STOUYl AlliMOii 'roppniK, • orlrCy tsirl, in oir ti> (iiililfinnlit. In run IMT fniliiT'x clilcl<- plniiln- tlon. Hurry I'Mrltlliif? IIIIN Irird many llinrN to illHMtlmle her. At I'ucrlti llnrrlim, Alli»<>ii liitro<luc<-H llnrry to Krmililo, her fnthrr'M llt- liirncy. Ili'!inkli> nlNo wnriiN Alll- HOII to (urn hiit'k, She In dlH- uinyi-il wlirn ulu- ICIIMIH Ilii' trek to (Eii> iillintlltou IH to lie liy mult* trilln. llnrry iiiMMiiiifinnleH (lifin. Milieu Ilriinl<lo*H fJTliidc. IN Inter to tnkr him Into the ttulc'he. territory. * * * LOST GLAMOR CHAPTER IX r\ARKNESS engulfed them gradually as the small mule cara- I'nn moved farther into the jungle, but the mailed roof of trees above them kept oil the heaviest force of the rain. For the first hour along the slippery trail there was a constant checking of mules and luggage by the muleteer, the Indian servant boys and Renaldo. Then, satisfied the baggage was secure and the mules arranged in the best order possible, they settled down to the arduous, monotonous task of sticking onto the muscular little animals as they made their way over steep, slippery roots and pulled themselves out of mud holes. Barry, mopping the water from his face, peered ahead at Allison's slight figure beginning to slump in Ihe saddle. "How you coming?" he called. When she didn't answer, he spurred his mule ahead at a wide spot in the trail and came alongside her. There was a look of strained pain on her face under Ihe rivulels of water. "Anything wrong?" Honest concern and humorous malice blended nicely in Barry's voice. She pulled up the corners ol her mouth in angry imitation of mirth. "Wrong?" she echoed, hei voice wobbling shrilly. She raised one trembling hand and pushed back tendrils of escaping hair with a fluttering laugh. "What could be wrong?" she scoffed, bitterly. "Beyond being broken ii 16 pieces, every tooth in my heac shaken out by this fiendish beas of a mule, and baked and drownec at the same time, I'm just line How are all your family?" Barry threw back his head will a laugh. "It hasn't touched you disposition yet," he said. "If I ever find out," she added vehemently, "that there's an other way of getting into tha plantation than over this torlur rack, I'll shoot Renaldo right ii the middle of that beautiful bad of his and draw and quarter Jiin with my own hands." Renaldo turned about in hi saddle with a dismayed smile "After an hour or so," he sug ge.stcd, "we might stop lor an earl lunch." ' "You can put me right in the kettle," Allison blazed. "I'll be dead and pounded tender by then." # * * T^HE rain went steadily on. By afternoon the trail was a quagmire and the mules' progress pain- ully slow. Allison had revived omewhat during the pause for unch—enough to resent Renaldo's lea that she go back to Puerto Barrios. "Have I held you up this mowing?" she demanded indignantly. "No," Renaldo admitted, his harp 1 , dark eyes brooding over er pale face, "but I can't bear to ee you suffer." "You'll have to bear it," snapped Allison. "Do you want me to got epressions?" As the afternoon wore on the ungle grew denser, the trees arger. The buzz of insects rose n a heavy pall of sound. The ungle seemed suddenly ;Ho have losed in around them. ; . Allison turned and motioned Barry to crowd his mule closer, thought he caught a frightened glint in her wide eyes. She began o talk brightly. "I have some Mayan knives that ,vere dug from around here," she old him. "Father sent them to ne once. Did you know this was Mayan country?" Renaldo smiled back at them. It was the chicle scouts looking .'or zapole trees who discovered .he Mayan ruins," he said. "So, you might say, if it were not for the gum chewers, the ancient civilization might never have been known to historians." 'I wish I'd had that argument to use when I was a kid," laughed Barry. "I never could convince mother that I was abetting culture with my gum chewing." The light moment was broken by Allison's scream. Her mule had stepped into one of the treacherous suck holes. The mud was rising rapidly around his knees. "What can 1 do?" she screamed. # * * T3ENALDO called curt directions to his own beast and tugged on his reins. It backed slowly toward Allison's until its tail touched Ihe other mule's desperately flailing head. The struggling little animal seemed reassured. It grasped the lead mule's tail with its strong white teeth. Renaldo leaped off and pulled. His mule strained forward. Allison's smaller animal held on grimly, his legs kicking feebly at the sucking mud. Slowly he was pulled 'free and scrambled like a mountain goat up onto firmer ground. "Bravo!" Allison patted the mule's heaving side. "Plucky little devils, aren't they?" she cried to Barry. "I'm going to call him* hopping Cassidy. Look at around like a sand flea." Renaldo drew his mule up at the first good specimen of zapote tree. Allison examined it eagerly. She turned to Barry with a flash of her old spirit. "That's what I'm going to climb when I learn to be a chiclero," she said arrogantly. You see that other tree so close to the zapote?" Renaldo went on. "That is the compadre tree—very poisonous. Its leaves drip into the eyes of the chicleros. Many have their eyeballs destroyed." Allison didn't answer him. She dug her heels abruptly into the sides of Cassidy and went on, but Barry could see the shiver of horror that went through her slim body. They were within a mile of the estancia where they would stop for the night, balancing their last hoarded strength against these final minutes—when it happened. The hindmost mule of the baggage train, stumbled wearily into a vicious suck hole. The two small trunks lashed to its back were half submerged before the servant's call brought help. Ronaldo's face was set and strained with fatigue. 'He looked at the small creature whose head and terrorized eyes only were above the sucking mud and said, "It's no use. I'm sorry about your trunks, Miss Topping." Allison grabbed his hand as it pulled the gun from his holster. Her voice whipped out in hysterical command. Barry watched the exhausted natives, undo r her screamed threats, run for block and tackle, hitch ropes through wooden blocks tied to overhanging trees. Angrily he muttered to her as six mules strained in agonized effort at the rope tied about the bogged animal's head. "You would have to save your precious trunks!" She looked at him and said nothing, but he was struck with a sudden feeling of iron buried somewhere beneath that deceptively delicate nature of hers. She was down on her knees, a slim white figure, helping get the slings under the beast. It was her hands, scratching and bleeding, that supported the shaking beast when it was finally pulled up onto firm ground. Renaldo slashed the ropes and, as the muddy trunks dropped, she helped ease the suffering animal to the ground, murmuring to it as she poured water over its square little head. Then she raised her eyes in one last flash of command. "Throw those trunks in the SUCK hole!" she said. (To Be CwitLuufiu) float when one 'of the prison, Coast- Guard and San Francisco police )oats in the search came upon hem. Brest lei Ihe body go, and t sank. The four convicls opened their ^id for freedom by jumping and binding Henry Weinhold, captain of he guards, and George Smith, cus- odial officer, threatening them •ncanwhilc with prison - made wives. Weinhold managed to slip lis bonds, loosen his gag and blow lis whistle. Then, irons hrieked, shots were fired and the hunt was on. This was the seventh escape attempt at "The Rock" since it became a federal prison in 1934. Five convicts and one guard have been killed in these allempls. One in 1937, ended with convicls Ralph Roe and Theodore Cole missing. These men are thought t o have died in the bay lido current. 40 BUSHEL COTTON SEED. Heavy Fruiter No. 5 First year from breeder. $4.50 per hundred. Pulls inch and better. Bale per ,acre in 1942. Daily delivery to Hope. Also good used mower to trade for walking cultivator. See Fred B. Miller, Hope, Route 1. 14-6tp GARLAND GAS RANGE. REAL bargain $10.00. Western Flyer bicycle, $15.00. C. B. Tyler. 119 Cotlon Row. 14-ltp (Editor's Note: Newspapers are taking a leading part in the government's 13 billion dol- lor second war loan drive. At the request of Basil L. Walters, president of the Associated Press Managing Editor' Associatio,-, several men who permen throughout the country permen throughout the ounlry have written their views on the drive for~the Associated Press and this newspaper. The firsl follows.) By ROY A ROBERTS Pi-ejdent, the American So- iety of Newspaper Editors. This bond drive now on is nol a Treasury drive, but is every individual newspaper's and every individual citizen's drive. Wo musl drive home this element of personal responsibility. We can't fail our men in the I fighting forces. They must have the things to fight with, and it lakes your money and • mine lo pay for it. There are three appeals: First—if we believe in the future of our country at all, the bonds are a good investment ; Second—it is imperative lo put in everything possible — make sacrifices to do so •— to prevent inflation which would utterly ruin our home front; Third—if we don't pul the bonds over, we lose Iho war and thai means slavery. Bd.'rowing from the motto ol our Rusiaii allies: "From each man according to his ability." Count Fleet Makes Good Impression By Sid Feder New York, April 14 — (,1 y > —From a naval point of view, the 1G. 193 boys .md girls who saw Count Fleet run his first UI43 race may all be admirals o£ the bathtub variety, but as far as they're concerned, "the Fleet's in." Broadway's bettor bookmakers, whose nauical members include (inly a few lieucnan commanders from ne rowboa "Task Force" in Conral Park's lake, hink his Flee is such a sure pop for he Kenlucky Derby May 1 that, they put an anchor on his future book British Sub Depot Ship Reported Sunk London. April, 13 --M 5 )—Loss of the ]4,lifiO - ton British submarine depol ship Midway in the Mediterranean was announced today by the admiralty. The vessel went down last year, but the Admiralty said the news was withheld "because ul Ihe time it was clear that the enemy did not know the had sunk." Fort Smith, April 14 — (/P) Floyd G. Hamilton, 36, believed wounded and drowned in an at- lempled escape from Alcalraz, personally pleaded for leniency before he was senlenced to the 30 years he was serving when he and three others sought to flee the island prison yesterday. "I know I have been wrote up in the newspapers as being pretty bad," ue told the late U. S. District Judge Heartstill Ragon in court here Nov. 3, 19X8, "hut my actual criminal record, I haven't committed no crimes until June. If you can show an leniency, I'd appreciate it." Judge Ragon then senlenced him and -Ted Wallers lo 30 years eacl on Iwo counts of robbery of the bank of Bradley, Ark., and eigh counts of violation of Ihe moloi vehicle Iheft act. Hamilton and Walters had pleaded guilty to Ih charges. They also were accus of Ihc $6,000 robbery of Ihe bank o Danville, Ark., and a robbery o a bottling works at Nashville. They were captured by Dallas po lice and government agents Aug 21, 1938. Hamilton was shot in th foot by an FBI agent when h sought to flee. They had bee n objects of an extensive manhunt in Southwest Arkansas in midsummer 1938 and narrowly escaped death or capture when a posse ambushed them on a bridge in Sevier county. Th offenes charged against them 'n Arkansas occurred after they escaped from the Montague county, Tex., sheriff who w a s holding them for a robbery charge. Notice END ME YOUR NEW OR RE- newal subscriptions for any magazine published. Charles Reynerson. City Hall. 1-lmch, 'OSITIVELY NO FISHING AT The Pines this year. Mrs. W. M. Ramsey. 14-3tp Wanted to Buy :UT-OVER OR CHEAP ...LAND. State price and location. Boswell & May, Bodcaw, Ark 29-lmp MEN'S AND BOYS' SPRING SUITS pants and shoes. Ladies' and children's spring dresses and low heel shoes. Bedspreads and sheets. R. M. Patterson, East Second St. 31-tf TRUMPET, condition. MUST BE IN GOOD Notify Hope Star. 12-Gtp GENTLE SADDLE HORSE. SEE Robert LaGrone. 133tch TEAM OF" YOUNG MARES. Broke to work ,also heavy wagon. J. W. Cole, Emmet, Ark. 14-8tpd For Rent CLOSE-IN. SOUTH SIDE MOD- ern duplex. Unfurnished. Automatic hot water heater. Private entrances. See Tom Carrel. 2-tf TWO ROOM FURNISHED APART- ment. Private entrance. Also front bedroom. 218 West Ave. C. Phone 870-W. 13-3tpd Lost BILL FOLD WITH IDENTIFICA- lion papers. Finder return to Hope Star and receive reward. 12-3tp Wanted Fights Last Night Jersey City — Charles Lewis, 123, New York, outpointed Carlo Cuebas. 121, Puerto Rico (8). Hanford, Conn. — Bobby Lnkin, 147. New York, outpointed Hartford i Red) Doty, 146 1-2, Hartford (10). Philadelphia — Dusly Wilkerson. 175 3-4, Philadelphia, knocked out Leon Ford. 18fl 14, Baltimore (11: Billy White, 150 3-4, Philadelphia, knocked out Manuel Rosa, 158, Baltimore *6). TRAVELING SALESMAN, POSI- ilion with car, salary and traveling expenses. Old established tobacco concern. Applicants may be between 25 and 45 years of age. Write P. O. Box 149G, Little Rock, Ark. 143-tch Lemon Juice Recipe Checks Rheumatic Pain Quickly If you suffer from rheumatic, ar thrills or neuritis pain, try this sim pie inexpensive home recipe that thousands are using. Get a package of Ru-Ex Compound, a two- week supply, today. Mix it with a quart of water, add the juice of 4 lemons. It's easy. No trouble al all and pleasant. You need only 3 lablespoonsfuls two limes a day. Often within 48 .hours—sometimes overnight—splendid results are ob taincd. If the pains do not quickly leave and if you do not feel better, return the empty package and Ru Ex will cost you nothing to try as it is sold by your druggist under an absolute money-back guarantee Ru-Ex Compound is for sale and recommended by John P. Cox anc drug stores everywhere. A QUARTER OR A HALF-KARAT diamond ring. Call Hope Star. 14-3tp 1^-^v/, PETROLEUM JEUYTHISWAY Prcsa Moroline between thumb mid linger. Spread slowly apart, l^ong librt-a prove Moruunes iiinh quality. 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