Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on April 21, 1943 · Page 5
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Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas · Page 5

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Wednesday, April 21, 1943
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HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS THE 2nd WAR LOAN DRIVE IS ON! Am erica you've FIVE ' - *a A 1ERICA — Lei's lie franlc aliout it ... so far, many of ua back home have been lighting this war from an easy chair. Many of us have bought War Bonds out of extra cash, out of money we didn't miss too much. We haven't been really tough with' ourselves. But this war is a hard, down-to-reality war. And many of our boys are dying in it. We've got to buy MORE So your government asks you to buy Bonds and more Bonds—to get really tough with yourself. We're asking you to give up the frills and ;-"extras" for the rest of this war. We know how human it is not to make sacrifices until the crisis drives us to it. In England they felt the. same way until the bombs started falling. Now they can't do enough! Bombs are such persuasive things. But just as persuasive ought to be the spirit of our brothers, sons, husbands — who are ready to give all. Think now . . . what are your dollars, compared to their lives? If you could see Look at it this way—suppose you had a magic t carpet that could take you to Africa and New Guinea. Suppose you could liear the groan of American boys wounded, and American boys 'dying . . . Say now, how many Bonds would you buy? i That kind of war THEY . . . are dying. And they will keep on dying until we drown the enemy in an overwhelming torrent of bombs, bullets, guns, tanks, planes, ships, and shells. That's why we're asking you, in this one month of April alone, to lend Uncle Sam 13 billions of dollars — by buying War Bonds. 13 billions of extra dollars — over and above any buying that you'd be doing anyway! A lot of money 13 billion dollars is a lot of money. It'll take sweat and tears to raise it. It'll mean going without now. But also — it will mean saving now—to buy later. It'll mean giving up everything you can't square with your conscience, so that we, us, our children, can have a more decent place to live in when this war is won. The drive is on So, if someone calls on you to ask you to buy War Bonds in this 2ND WAR LOAN DRIVE, will you buy to the limit—and then buy more? Belter yet, will you go to your Bank, Postoffice, or wherever you're used to buying your Bonds — and buy NOW? Will you lend extra money this month? Money that can hasten the day of Victory? Money that can help to save American lives? Money buys money Remember, what you're really buying with your money is still more money. For after all, these Bonds are money! Money plus! Every dollar you put into War Bonds will bring you a dollar phis interest, '' So the more Bonds you buy thie better for you. Americans—Get Tough—with yourselves—for your country. There Are 7 Different Types of U. S. Government Securities— Choose The Ones Best Suited for You: United States War Saving* Bonds— Series E: The perfect investment for individual and family savings. Pives you back $4 for every $3 when the Bond matures. Designed especially for the smaller investor. Dated 1st day of month in which payment is received. Interest: 2.9% a year if held to maturity. Denominations: $25, $50, $100, $500, $1000. Redemption: any time 60 days after issue date. Price: 75% of maturity value. Treasury Bonds of 1964-1969: Readily mar. ketable, acceptable as bank collateral, these Bonds are ideal investments for trust funds, estates and individuals. A special feature provides that they may be redeemed at par and accrued interest for the purpose of satisfying Federal estate taxes. Dated April 15, 1943; due June 15, 1969. Denominations: $500, $1,000, $5000, $10,000, $100,000 and $1,000,000. Redemption: Not callable till June 15, 1964; thereafter at par and accrued interest on any interest date at 4 months' notice. Price: par and accrued interest. Other Securities! Series "C" Tax Notes; %% Certificates of Indebtedness; 2% Treasury Bonds of 1950-1952; United States Savings Bonds Series "F"; United States Savings Bonds Series "G." THEY GIVE THEIR LIVES... YOU LEND YOUR MONEY! The publication ot this announcement is made possible by the following firms and individuals: Citizens National Bank First National Bank Word & Son Roy Anderson & Co. To Ibot's White & Co. Hotel Barlow Ladies Specialty Shop Hope Hardware Co, Hope Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Briant's Drugstore Chas. A. Haynes Co. Hope Retail Lumber Yard J. C. Penney Co., Inc. R, L. Gosnell Men's Store Morgan & Lindsey Western Auto Associate Store Checkered Cafe Diamond Cafe Hempstead County Lumber Co. B, R, Hamm Motor Co, Geo. W. Robison & Co. Saenger and Rialto Theatres Qlie's Dairy Scott Stores Rephan's Department Store Hope Auto Co. Allen Electric Service Hope Builders/ Supply Co, Wade Warren Ritchie Grocer Co. City Bakery Arkansas Louisiana Gas Co. Monts Seed Store Greening's Insurance Agency R. M. LoGrone, Jr., & Co, Bob Elmore Auto Supply Hobbs Grocery & Market Young Chevrolet Co. Herndon-Cornelius Crescent Drugstore Louisiana-Nevada Transit Co. Hope Basket Co, Union Compress & Warehouse Co, Bruner-lvory Handle Co, UNITUT STATES TRiASURY WAR F I N A N Cj > 0 M Wf "t I E - WAR SAVINGS STAFF -~ V I f T Q R Y T¥FFTllliTTO

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