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M-[K : f AGI FOUR MOM STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Monday, May 3, 1943 Tunisia Luff Indicates Allies Regrouping for the Kill Analysis of the News by Mackenzie •?' Editorial Comment Written Today and Moved by Telegraph or Cable. By DeWlTT MacKENZIE General Henri Honorc Giruud's prediction that "this month or May will sec the complete defeat of the Boche in Tunisia" seems like rea- son&ble speculation as things now stand. ,«The Allied forces American in 1944." It could be, all right. Maybe he has a lot of inside information. However, as this column previously has said' it looks from here as though the duration of the Hitlcrian war depends largely on when the Allies are | able to invade Western Europe i from Britain. We must wait and I sec. Municipal Tax on Literature Sales Invalid Allied Raiders Bomb German Coast Points London, May 3 (/!').— Royal Air Force bombers and fighters fought their way through German fighter plane opposition to attack industrial targets in the Dutch coastal city of Ijinuiden yesterday and follow up a heavy attack Saturday by I big American bombers on the German submarine base at St. Nazairc, f British and French — have done s-I* '^workmanlike job in driving iwcdges into vital sectors of the ? mountain arc of Axis defenses. It, . , ,, . .-. has been a tough and bloody busi- | njmce _ s be hcld invalid. ness, for the enemy has been put- up a determined last - ditch Washington. May 3 — (tV) — Kc- vcrsing a previous decision, the Supreme Court ruled today that municipal ordinances imposing a license tax upon the sale of regigious literature viola tied the rights of freedom of speech.freedom of the pfess and freedom to worship. The American Newspaper Pub- lisheVs Association had filed a brief with the tribunal urging the ordi- under orders from Hitler, but day by day the Allies have lightened the iron ring which they have thrown about the powerful fortifications among the craggy heights. Latest reports indicate a slack- \ening_off in the fighting but this doesn't indicate any weakening on ., our attack. It means that the Al- jk lies have reached that point at Vhich any force inevitably must arrive in a furious, all-out drive— „ a period of consolidation of gains, . r i and preparation saults. for further as- , " The lull isn't likely to last long. however, for time is an important element. The Allies are straining every nerve for a quick kill and will give the enemy little chance f to repair the damage to his defenses and perhaps get a few more There is no longer any doubt as to the ultimate outcome of the battle of Tunisia. So far as the time of its achievement is concerned,. it's essential that the job be cleared up as quickly as possible *?, so as to permit further operations against the Boche on the con- supplies from Italy to help hang on. him The British raiders shot down six of the enemy planes, but lost four of their own fighters. Mosquito bombers sped across France virtually without opposition late yesterday and unloaded delayed action bombs from rooftop level upon railroad shops at Thionville, a center of the Lorraine iron ore and coal transport network and junction of the main Rhine valley- Paris line aftd the Brusscls-Saar- bruccken line. Pilots said their cargos crashed through the main shop In five to four decisions, one by i buildings. Chief Justice Stone and one by Jus- I Seven of the American bombers tinent. The good fighting weather has arrived in many scetors, and by i the first of June weather an.d - ground will be prime for invasion. | If by any chance that invasion should be across the English channel, then it should be got under Way in early summer in order really to put the screws on Hitler before the rains and mud of fall arrive to save him. That would be equally true if the 'Allied assault, should be made through the Balkans, for the bad autumn weather starts early there. Invasion of Italy, however, isn't so ; dependent on the weather and presumably, could be undertaken whenever the Tunisian show is ended. , f Any deal is bad for the Allies, of course, for it gives the Axis just so fnUch.mo're time lo prepare for the onslaught that is the point of the great sacrifice being demanded of the German and Italian ' troops in Tunisia—to hold the Allies so as to give Hitler a chance to get set. General Giraud also predicted "the thirty years war which began in 1914 will be ended victoriously tice Douglas, the court struck down ordinances of Fort Smith, Ark., Opelika, Ala., Casa Grande. Ariz., and Jeannette, Pa. Justices Reed, Roberts, Frankfurter and Jackson dissented in each case. Last June 8, the court had sustained in a five to four decision ordinances passed by the first three cities. Since then, Justice Bernes. who resigned to become economic stabilization dirctor, was succeeded by Dustice Rutledge, who voted against constitutionality. Saving considerable emphasis was placed on the kind of literature which members of Jehovah's Witnesses were distributing, Justice Douglas said: "Plainly a community may not suppress, or the state tax, the dissemination of views because they are unpopular, annoing or distasteful. If that device were ever sanctioned, there would have been iorged a ready instrument for the suppresion of the faith which any minority cherishes, but which does not happen to be in favor. That would be a complete repudiation of the philosophy of the bill of rights." By the same division, but with Justice Black delivering the decision, the court invalidated a Struthers, Ohio, ordinance designed to permit persons to sleep without disturbance by making it unlawful for any person distributing handbills, circulars or other advertisements "to ring the door bell, sound the door knocker or otherwise summon" the inhabitants of a residence to receive the literature. The ordinance was challenged by a member of "Jehovah's Witnesses." The member — Thclma MARTIN — was fined $10 and costs by the major's court at Struthers. Black said the 1 ordinance was "invalid because in conflict with the freedom of speech and press." Deaths Last Night By The Associated Press Thoreau cronyn New York, May 3 —(If) — Thoreau Cronn, 62, formerly managing editor of Collier's magazine and a former newspaperman, died last night were lost in the smash at St. Nazaire, which was carried out in heavy weather and against determined resistance of German Fockc- Wulf planes. It was believed that a large forse of American bombers took part in the attack. The weather forced the American aiUrcraft to separate on the re. turn flight and made it difficult to determine immediately the number of German planes destroyed. The German radio claimed 11 four-engined bombers were destroyed. It was the first announced raid by U. S. bombers based in England since the attack on Bremen April 17, in which 16 planes were lost. Colin Bednall, London Daily Mail air correspondent, rode with the American bombers to St. Nazaire and returned with this enthusiastic comment: "Now that I have been in action with the United States heavy bombardment squadrons I am more convinced than ever that they have one of the really great answers of the war. "If they get the reinforcements they need — and if these inforce- ments are trained in operational experience — nothing will keep them out ot any part of Axis Europe within their reach." front pages with the "yoo hoo" Incident. That attracted so much attention, but the General never retreated from the position that he was merely disciplining soldiers for conduct he considered unbecoming. Only a short tihie later, Lear dented u lot of brass hats in his command by a general weeding out of incompetent officers. And only a few months before that, he had "slocked" some brass hats in Washington by adopting a policy of explaining orders first and demanding that they be carried out afterwards, a polciy which General Montgomery adopted in Egypt and which is now credited with most of the splendid morale that contributes to the Eighth Army's cracking of the El galamcin line. Lt. Gen. Ben Lear is credited with being of the Army's "toughest" generals. But the men he has turned out of the Second Army arc lough, too — and it's the tough ones who win battles and come home as fcly. Classified Ads must be In office day before publication. All Want Ads co!}i in advanco. Not taken over tho Phone. On* time—2c word, minimum 30c Six times—Se word, minimum 75e Three times—31/jc word, minimum SOc On* month—He word, minmium $2.70 Rotes are for continuous insertions only "THE MORE YOU TELL THE QUICKER YOU SELL." Wanted to Buy MEN'S AND BOYS' SPRING SUITS pants and shoes. Ladies' and children's spring dresses and low heel shoes. Bedspreads and Market Report ST. LOUIS LIVESTOCK National Stockyards, 111., May I) —(/Pi— (U. S. Depl Agr.) — Hogs, 19,000; uneven; weights over 170 Ibs 5 to 10 lower; lighter weights steady to a shade lower; sows 10-20 lower; good and choke 180-M2U Ibs 14.50-00; largely 14. r >r> for weights upto 280 Ibs; top 14.00; 100-170 Ibs 14.00-75: mostly 14.10 up; 140-100 Ibs 13.50.14.10; 100-130 Ibs 12.5013.35; sows 14.00-33; mostly; stags 14.25 down. Cattle. 3,500; calves, 1,200: stccr.s, heifers and cows slow some early veal about steady; under to weak to lower; bulls and vealcrs steady; medium and good sausage bulls 12.50-13.75; good and choice vealcrs 15.75; medium and good 13.25-14.50; nominal range slaughter steers 11.75-17.00; slaughter heifers 11.00-10.25; stocker and feeder sters 11.00-15.50. Sheep. 2,500;. receipts including holdovers and trucked in consists of seven doubles clipped lambs; two doubles spring lambs: no curly ae- clueks 25; capons (i Ibs up 31, under ti Ibs 27 1-2. NEW YORK COTTON New York, May 3 (/I 1 ) Cotton was quiet but steady today pending additional information on operations on the C. C. C. stabilization program. Late afternoon prices were 13 cents a bale higher to 15 cents lower. Ma 20.18, Jly 1<I.<)!), Qcl 11). (14. Futures closed unchanged lo 20 cents a bale higher. May—opened. 20.20; closed, 20.11! ,My—opened, 20.00; closed, 20.00 Get—opened, 10.811; closed l!).f!7-8ll Dec—opened, Hl.ilO; closed, l!).H2n Melt—opened. lf).7«; closed l!).7l!n Middling spot 22.01n, up -1 N - Nominal. threatened by fuel shortage. Near the close prices generally were in the vicinity of th day's tops and new highs for the year were well distributed. TEST PETROLEUM JEUYTHISWAY I'niw Moniliim Ivrtwron Iliiiiuli niid liiiRi-r. Klin-mi nlovvly ni.iart.. honR lihrrn prnvo Mnrnllltnil i.igh nunllty. I'-ur .niinnr riiLi ouUubraaioua.Cc.tnplcoizc, Wo. NEW YORK STOCKS New York, May 3 — (/!>- Buoyed lion. by the coal labor truce, stocks generally pushed up fractions to a point or so in today's market dc- cashing spite considerable profit on the good news. Heavy dealings in low - prices !s- f/l'.i — Hyc ! sues helped put the 5-hour lurn- ^i-ains toda'y. [over at around 2,000,000 shares. GRAIN AND PROVISIONS Chicago, May Ii paced an upturn in „ .,, , .... goini; to new high for the past five j lj( -'- sl since April i). Blocks of 1.000 weeks on commission house buy- i lo 10.000 shares were numerous, ing and short covering by local | Many leaders backed away after traders. Wheat spurted about a cent " brisk run - up at the start. The at one time, but oats were inclined to lag. At the lose wheat was 1-2- highcr, May $1.43 1-4. July $1.44$1-0 —$1.44, corn was unchanged at ceilings. May $1.0:3, oats were unchanged to 1-8 higher and rye showed gains of 1 1-0—1 1-4. Corn: No 1 yr'o.v ! 'iT; No 2 1.07; No 3. 1.06-l.OGl-:>; No. 4, 1.04- shcets. R. M. Patterson, East 1-06: No. 3, 1.05; sample grade Second St. 31.tf yellow 1.05: No 2 white 1.23 1-2; MEDIUM OR LARGE-SIZE FARM Give full description, location and lowest cash price. Confidential. W. H. Spencer, Route Two, Hot Springs, Ark. 26-Gtp SMALL TRACTOR WITH MOW- ing attachment. Would buy tractor without attachment. Howard Houston. Phone 61 or 545. l-3tpd For Sale since / discovered this amazing way to MW STRENGTH! Baron Schimmelpennick The Hague, Netherlands, May 3 '/P>.— Baron Schimmelpennick Van ..Der Oe, chairman of the Dutch I Olympic Committee during the 1928 | games at Amsterdam, night. died last William F. Morgan, Sr. Mew York, May 3 —(.'Pi— Willian) Fellowes Morgan, Sr., 82, chairman of the board of the Merchants' Refrigerating Company and nationally known for his civic, philanthropic, church and sports activities, died last night. Washington By JACK STINNETT Wide World Features Writer Washington — Come the end of May, Lt. Gen. Ben Lear, commander of the Second Army, will be automatically retired. He will be 64 years old on May 12 and according to Army regulations, at the end of the pay period he' through—with of course, a comfortable pension for the rest ot his life. It doesn't neccssarilly mean that in wartime, but by the General's own statement he will no longer command combat troops. If that means that he is going to bo sandwiched between a desk and a chair in Washington for the duration, it'll be a blood shame for the arm in training. Because, according to most of his friends and many of his men, Ben Lear has had few equals in the Army for turning out fighting men. Born in Canada, Lear was graduated from the business office of a Pueblo, Colo., newspaper to top sergeant of the First Colorado Infantry Volunteers in the Spanish- American war. He was 19. His father, Ben Lear, Sr., was a private in his company and there still is a story of how the sergeant dressed down his "old man" for grousing about K.P. duty. Whether it's true doesn't matter, because it's a perfect illustration of the kind of commanding officer Lear became. After that war, The United States has had to re- i he served in Cuba, He helped ject more than 200,000 men for military service because of illiteracy. T HESE two important steps may help you overcome the discomforts or embarrassment of sour stomach, jerky nerves, loss of appetite, under- t, disgestive complaints, weak- The coral colored emperor - fish, found in the Indian Ocean, attains a length of about 15 inches. Juan del Encina, loth century playwright, is often called the founder of the Spanish drama. Pershing chase Villa in 1916. He went into the World War a captain and came out with the temporary Early railroad track weighed 50 of lieutenant general, which rank was made permanent two years later. General Lear has the reputation for being a "strict disciplinarian." One of his chief tencnts is, "Never let a mistake go uncorrected." And he never considers himself too high and mighty to correct the mistakes of buck privates as well as COTTON SEED, D&PL, Stone'wcll 2B, Rowden 41A and Cookers long staple, first year from breeder. All $2.00 per bushel. Sec T. S. McDavitt. 6-tl SEED PEANUTS. GET CERTIFI- cate from A. A. A. office and buy them for G'/ic per pound. Pedigreed Stoneville and Rowden 41A cotton seed. Dortch's 340 hybrid seed corn $7.50 bu. Rutgers tomato plants-, also garden and field seeds. E. M. MeWil- liams Seed Store. 24-lmch STONEVILLE 2-B COTTON SEED, first year from breeder. Fresh Jersey Milk Cow. Ear Corn. Mrs. G. L. Johnson, 3Vi: miles on Rooston road. 21-12tpd MOTHERS LOOK: SAND BOXES for the children, delivered complete with clean washed sand. Hcmpstcad County Lbr. Co.. Phone 89. 3tf For Rent CLOSE IN. MODERN DUPLEX. North apartment furnished. Two beds. South apartment unfurnished. Private entrances. See Tom Carrel. 27-tf MY THREE-ROOM APARTMENT, nicely furnished. To adults only. Prefer settled couple or elderly lady. Mrs. M. E. Edington. 505 South Walnut. Phone 1040. 30-3lch THREE ROOM HOUSE ON Experiment Station road. Lights. Pasture. $8 month. Phone 481 Day and 215-W night. Newt Pentecost. 30-3tch No. 4, 1.21 1-2. Oats No 2 mixed 001-2; N white GH3-4; No 3, (if) 1-1; No 4, 05 1-2: sample grade while fifi 1-2. Barley malting 02-1.07 nominal; feed 85-88 nominal. POULTRY AND PRODUCE Chicago, May 3 — </!')— Poultry, live; no trucks; all hens 24; all fryers 27 1-2; all springs 27 1-2; all broilers 27 1-2; all roosters 20; ticker tape- took a rest for awhile and then resumed activity as bids revived for steels and stocks of the companies that had been WHY BE FAT It's Easy to Reduce toucanlosctiKlypounclsniiil have n more slrarkr. graceful risurc. No laxatives. No dniKS. No cxi'r- cisinc. Wiih this AYUS plan you dim t cut out any meals.starches, potatoes, ineatd or butter, you 6imr;ly cut them down. It'a easy when you enjoy n delicious (vitamin fottlned) AYDS before each meal. 100 PERSONS LOST 14 LBS. TO 20 LBS.cnch In 30 DAYS, turns AYDS under the direction of Ur. C. £. Von Hoover. Sworn to before a Notary 1'ublie. IN THE AIR FORCE GROUND CREWS they say; "LANDING GEAR" "KITE" for legs for ""•pl'ine "CAMEL" for tlic favorite cig.wlto with men in the service " «'iriT«: t\l I C for member of ground crew Absolutely harmless. CICAKANTRIvD Try (l I.IIKC liux of AYOS. .10-cliiy supply onlvS2.."i. Money back if you don't set results. Jiut [ilioni: John P. Cox Drug Co., Hope, Ark. CAMELS HAVE WHAT IT TAKES—EXTRA MILDNESS AND PLENTY OF FLAVOR SERWCE \Vith men in the Army, Navy, Marines, and Coast Guard, the favorite cigarette is Camel. (Uasud on actual sales records in Post Exchanges and Canteens.) CAMEL THREE - ROOM UNFURNISHED house. Garden plot. Mule. Place for cow. Roy Cassidy. Block from Frank's Store . Old Lcwis- villc highway. 30-3lpd UNFURNISHED A P A R TMENT pounds per yard; today most lines | those of two-star generals. It was use 130-pound rails. that habit which got him onto the Flash es o 70 By T h e Associaetd Press Far, Far Away Rochester, N. Y. — "Can a taxi take us to the Mayo clinic 1 .'" a Lift Scottie dog. 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At drugstores in 10and 20 oz. sizes.CS.S.S.Co. S.SS TONIC helps bvild STURDY HEALTH Capt. Elmer Wheeler explained They were told the clinic was at they are needed for camps where Rochester, Minn., 800 miles away. | women Marines are stationed. P. S. To Rubber Boss William J offers: They took a train. Heavy Traffic Carnp Butner. N. C.- -The main- Ah Sprig! Augusta, Kas. — The police blotter listed three items yesterday: 1. Dog burking, keeping neigh- lunanee company built a walkover j bors awake; 2. Neighbors' chickns bridge here and put on it this sign: | out, victory gardener complains: "Vehicles and Corporal William j 3. Boys und rocks — IB windows broken; 4. Horse loose on street; 5. Cuts digging in a garden. with 364 private bath. Telephone 30-Slc COOL SOUTH BEDROOM WITH with private bath. Phone 588-J. 1002 East Third. Mrs. David Davis. 30-3tch MY FOUR ROOM HOUSE. 10 acres and plenty of water. Just out of city limits. Off old Fulton highway. Mrs. Susie Price. l-3tpd 6-ROOM HOUSE. CLIFFORD Franks Telephone 110. 3-3lpd Lost BLACK ESSIC SHOAT BETWEEN Emmet and Hope on Tuesday, April 27. Notify J. J. Sampson, Prescott, Arkansas, Route G. 29»6tpd A. Dell are not allowed on this bridge." The corporal weighs nearly 300 pounds. GranrJ, Entrance Arnarillo, Tex. Secret service men cautiously opened the door of President Roosevelt's car, on the president's recent visit. Soldirs hastily presented uyyo- nel.s. The waiting crowd was tense. Out walked Fala. Iho prrsidonl'.s Sure Thing Salt Lake City — Venerable Ira Storrncs. commander of the Utah Department of the Grand Army of the Republic, knows he'll be reelected at the annual meeting May 13. i H's going to nominate and vote for himself. That cnc ballot will do it •- He's thp only Kiir incinhr-r in tltn.i. MASONIC RING WITH REP background. Return to Lee Parris, 822 E. Division St. l-3tp ONE BAY MULE, WEIGHT 900 Ibs. and one brown mare, 5 years old, weight about 850 Ibs. Last seen Thursday night. If fbDnd please notify W. J. May, Emmet, Route 1. 3-3tpd Notice EVER see a newspaperman's desk at the end of a crowded day—ash-strewn, paste-smeared, littered with the grist of the news mill that never stops? . ...... It's hardly to be compared with the desk of a great general—and yet the enemy was pushed back here today! ' Pushed back by another 24 hours of truthful reporting , ,., Pushed back by community leadership in myriad war activities from bond selling to tin can salvage . , .. y*~~~. Pushed back by the little things that help build and sustain a nation's morale—tho personal items, the pictures of the boys at the front, the helps on the home page, the laughs on the comics page and the information and inspiration throughout the newspaper. Yes, the enemy was pushed back here again today. He will continue to fall back so long as American newspapers have anything to do about it! SEND ME YOUR NEW OR RE- newal subscriptions for any magazine published. Charles Reynerson. City Hall. ' 1-lmchj

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