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June 16, 1943 HOP! STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS PAGE THREE Social ana P ersona I Daisy Dorothy Heard, Editor Phons 768 Between • •. m. and 4 p. m. iocial Calendar [idnesday, June 16th Irs. Steve Carrigan and Mrs. biky Cullicot will be hostesses to tmbcrs of the Gardenia Garden Ib at the home of the former, 3 lursday, June 17th he Lilac Garden club will meet Ithc home of Mrs. W. G. Allison, It) o'clock. »s i^rks Weds Corps Man liss Beryl Parks, youngest Lighter of Mrs. Lucy Moore of Ipe, and Cpl. Robert Archer, lited Stales Army Air Corps, stat the Southwestern Proving ounti, were married in a quiet I'omony Sunday afternoon, June at 4:30 o'clock in the rectory of Ir Lady of Good Hope Catholic irch. The Rev. Francis X. Dol- Iton officiated. |'hc'*flridc wore a becoming in- m a 1 white afternoon dress with lite accessories. Her shoulder fsagc was of while hyacinths. Irs. E. S. Alexander was the |tron of honor and the bride's f^tcndnnt. Cpl. Herbert W. licr served the bridegroom as It man. iter a wedding trip to Hot lings, the couple will be at home I South Elm street. Floyd Porlerficld named the following officers for the coming year: President, Mrs. Oliver Adams; vice-president, Mrs. Frank Rider; second vice-president, Mrs. Harold Oasller; secretary, Mrs. Millard Baggett; circle leaders, Mrs. Tom Klnser and Mrs. R. E. Graham. A summary of the year's study wns interestingly given by Mrs. J. F. Gorin. Mrs. C. II. Rcyncrson led the group in prayer. Mrs. Millard Baggett's topic was "India," and Mrs. Ted Jones discussed "Paraguay." Mrs. Duke closed with the benediction. The hostesses served ice crenm and cake to 17 members attending. Hot Water Each Morning For Clear Skin Coming and Going Miss Carolyn Meek of Bradley has arrived for a visit with her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. K. G. McRae. War Agency Heads Review Progress on Home Front Mrs. Harry J. Lcmlcy is in Brownwood, Texas, the guest of her son, LI. Colonel Harry Lcmlcy, and Mrs. Lcmlcy. Pvt. John Gogol of the Medical dclachmunt. Southwestern Proving Ground, departed Monday night for his home in Wcslficld, Mass., where he will remain for a fortnight. jion&Anderson |cs In Dallas liss Catherine Lavinia Anderson, lighter or Mr. and Mrs. C. T. dcrson of Hope, became the clc of Jack Hamblcn Simons, litciint, United States Army, of Dr. and Mrs. J. W. Simons •Jcwgulf, Texas, Friday evening 7:30 o'clock, June 4, al the First J-istian Church of Dallas, Texas, |h the Kcv. Wells, officiating. I'hojbridc is a graduate of Hope rh school and Jefferson Davis lool of Nursing, Houston. For the It few years she has been on the [•ff as supervisor of the Medical Is of Jefferson Davis hospital, licut. Simons is n graduate of l.'.vlT. and Tulanc University. He brned at Jefferson Davis Hos|il. After graduation from Offi- Training School at Carlisle, he was commissioned a first cnant, June 3. Ihf-t arc now at homo at 2503 pr Place, Abilene, Texas, where Jut. Simons is stationed with a |pital unit at Camp Barkclcy. Mr. and Mrs. Ilamillon, Hancgnn .returned Tuesday from a Southern tour and will be domiciled temporarily at 300 Edgcwoocl. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wylic and son of Little Rock arc visiting Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Mills. Mrs. Edgar Flanagan, who recently went to Washington, D. C., has accepted a position in the bureau of statistics of the Department of Agriculture. Births Mr. and Mrs. Earnest Ridgdill arc the parents of a son, Kenneth Ray, born Sunday, June 13, at the Josephine Hospital. MRS. I'CNOTT: rosy chcekcO. BY ALICIA HART NEA Staff Writer A beautiful complexion usually goes with health and a well-bc- havccl stomach. So if you wish to improve your skin's appearance, you might start by checking your general physical condition. Mrs. David Knoll, Jr., prominent young New York matron, has a flawless, very fair and naturally rosy complexion, which she attributes in part to a simple stomach settler which she calls a "Sam Lambert Cocktail." It is a cup of warm water mixed with the juice By The Associated Press Washington, June 16 —(/P)—A $2,039,441,504 omnibus appropriations bill, bundling up the fiscal needs of 18 government war agencies, was turned over to Congress today as the nation's economic war chiefs told an epic story of American progress in the battle of the home front. It was the first annual report, the balance sheet for the past year and the budget sheet for the next for such war-born bureaus as the Office of Price Administration (OPA), the War Production Board (WPB), Censorship, the Office of War Information (OWI), and the War Shipping Administration (WSA). Spread over 2,100 printed pages of testimony were the explanations of top officials in charge of directing the country's economic life, from war production to consumer prices. There was praise and criticism from the House Appropriations committee which approved their 1944 allocations with these words: "Great credit is due tho war agencies for what has been accomplished. Mistakes have been made and will be made. They are to be expected. There has been lost mo- lion. The speed of action would not have been attanicd without it. "Improvements have been made and will continue to be made in Ihe funclioning of the war agencies. Constructive criticism has been helpful. It should continue and will be welcomed by the agencies. The type of criticism which stantial use." His opinion drew from Chairman Cannon (D-Mo.) the observation "we cannot escape the fact that Congress has repeatedly in the last few weeks, three or four times by a record vote and over-whelming majorilies, indicaled its emphatic disapproval of subsidies." Rubber Driector William Jeffcrs reported all the synthetic rubber plants should be in operation and producing by the end of Ihe year, and that he was counting on an output of about 80,000 long tons of synthetic rubber next year. He declared there would be at the end of Ihis year about 140,000 tons of synthclic and crude rubber, and estimated production of synthetic rubber by early autumn of 1944 would reach the point where it could supply normal demands. There was strong intimation, loo, that the nation is in for some new rationing programs, but just when they will go into effect was left to speculation Cannon noted that the OPA justifications called for several new programs. McCaskill Mr. and Mrs. Tom Hamillon of McAHstcr, Okla., visited his brother, C. A. Hamilton,- and family last week. Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Scnedge were Nashville visitors Wednesday after, noon. Miss Janelle JHcCaskill spent last week In Conwa#. Mr, and Mrs. Herman Rhodes were shopping in Nashville Saturday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Jack Hood of San Antonio, visited relatives here last week. Mr. Albert Rowland was a Nashville visitor Thursday afternoon. Mrs. John Games, Mrs. M. Scott and little Miss Judy Scott were shopping In Nashville Thursday. Mrs. Howard Smith and daughter, Bettie, returned last week from Sioux City, Iowa, where they visited Cpl. Smith for a few days. Mr. and Mrs. J. O. Harris and sons, Junior . and Kenneth, were Nashville visitors Sunday afternoon. Mr. Jim Harris, of Highland, visited relatives here last week, The club agent stated that the majority of such occurances have arisen from home canned goods, generally by the so-called "cold pack" process. "String beans head the list, then In order of frequency, corn, asparagus, and spinach," she said, while encouraging housewives to efficiently sterilize their products. Miss Fletcher warned the club members to be alert for signs of spoilage, evidenced by (1) the presence of gas bubbles, and if a squirting of liquid when the top is removed (2) the odor of rancid butter (3) mushy appearance of solid parts of food in jar. Later in the progrom, the home demonstration agent, explained the hot water method of canning fruits and tomatoes, then she gave important information on preparing and drying fruits and vegetables. The ten club members presen brought various articles made from thrift materials among which was a delightful pair of kitchen cur- btist Class Enjoys lial Meeting Leon Davis was hostess to |nbcrs of the Winsome class of First Baptist Sunday School Ihe Hope Country club last cvc- L'. following a delectable picnic a business session was |mong those present were: Mrs. vrencc Cagle, Mrs. Cecil String- t>w, Mrs. Edscl Davis, Mrs. pst Trout, Mrs. Julian Spillcrs, . JW. A. Neal, Mrs. Troy Bolls, .Wames McCullough, Mrs. Roy llor, and Mrs. L. F. Higgason, rher of the class. Communiques Kcarns, Utah.—Pvt. George Kenneth Kinurd of El Dorado, is now stationed at the Kcarns, Uhar basic training center, it is announced today. Pvt. Kinard is the son of II. M. Kinard of Little Rock, and his wife, Mrs. Margaret Kinard resides in El Dorado. of one lemon and a leaspoon of bicarbonate of soda. Mrs. Knoll says this home-made potion helps to keep her skin clear. Though there is no medical background for the soda, she finds a warm drink in the morning is healthful, as is orange, grapefruit and tomato juice. And the idea thai a lovely complexion is Ihc reward of keeping healthy is basic. If you have an occasional blemish, you needn't take it too seriously; but if your skin is stubbornly lifeless or spotted despite adequate surface care, bettor check your health with your physician. Clubs serves only to create public distrust is not helpful to the war effort." Part of that criticism which serves only to create public distrust is not helpful to the war effort." Part of that criticism was reflected in the accompanying ap- propriations.bill. Few of the agencies escaped reductions as the commtitcc inquired into such details as the need for expanding staffs, why the OPA's renting division should have used 80 tons of carbon paper. War Production Chief Donald Porterfield, Mrs. Jones Are Itesses to Church Group |dl8.bers of Units 1 and 2 of the nen's Council of the First Chris- Church were entertained by |. Malcolm Porterfield and Mrs. Jones at the home of the her Monday afternoon. Cosmos Ifhhlias were cffcclivcly used kcoratc the reception rooms, le president of the socicly, Mrs. |5t Graham, presided al Ihc Jiess session. As chairman of Inominating commitloc, Mrs. Henry VIII Have I Stomach Ulcer Pains? f'y tolls how Henry VIII woulc I himself with food and suffci pard. Don't ignore your suf Try Udga for relief o: hnd stomach pains, indigos |as pains, for heartburn, burn psation, bloal and other con caused by excess acid. Go , box of Udga Tablets fron |ruggist. First close must con pr return box to us and gc '-.E YOUR MONEY BACK i P. Cox Drug Co. and drugs everywhere. Dr. Jes s e Swank Columbus, 0., June 1G —(/P)—Dr. ,Jesse Swank, 76, a Methodist min- Freedom of Press —Within Limits Chattanooga, Tcnn. —(/P)— Col. Hobart B. Brown, commandant of the Third WAAC Training Center at nearby Fort Oglcthorpc, laid down the following conditions governing walks by the WAACs with 'gentlemen of the press.' "WAACs will not hike with those bove the 38-agc group or with hose who arc overweight, out-of- onclilion, and with those who hike n their best pants." 99 Year-Old Man Works on Farm Mitchell, S. D. —I/I')— Neighbors were concerned when thoy did not sec Edward C. White, 99, around lis house fnr more than a wfcek" and reported him as "missing" to Sheriff William Morrow. A search of the city did not reveal his whereabouts but in the country officials found White working on the Al Church farm in place of a hired man on vacation. Non-Stop Schooling Fort Collins, Colo. —(/P)— Mildred Williams, who was graduated from Fort Collins high school this spring, set a now all-lime attendance record for the city. She attended high and grade school 12 years without being absent or lardy. Deaths Last Night By The Associated Press Sir William Goschen London, June 16 —(/?)— Sir William Goschen, 73, for many years known as Brtain's busiest banker and chairman of the board of the London hospital, the largest Great Britain, died last night. in Jose Gil Fortoul Caracas, Venezuela, June 16 — (/P)—Jose Gil Forloul, 83, provision- ill president of Venezuela i n 1913-14 ndcr tho Gomez dictatorship ami one of Venezuela's most prominent statesmen, diplomats, politicians and writers, died last night. istcr for 53 years died last night. He officiated at the funerals oi president Harding. and Mrs. Warren G. In the llth century, Vyazma U.S.S.R., was an important way point between Gulf of Finland ports and southern Russia, In peacclimo the United States imports 30 million pounds of low- grade olive oil for commercial purposes. Nelson testified "we arc rapidly pproaching the limit in' our productive capacity in this country." He said the total output in 1943 vould reach approximately $180,100,000,000 and said about half of t would be for direct war production. "From both the military and the production point oil vyeiw," he snid, "I am convinced that we are m the midst of one of the greatest and most powerful developments in history — the development of an almost incredible striking power by means of aircraft." I can report to you that from now on expenditures for our air force will exceed by far the expenditures for any other 'single military category, reaching before the end of 1943 an annual rate of some tens of billions of dollars." , From Price Administrator Prcn- liss M. Brown came the assertion that price control measures had saved the government $25,800,000,000 by the end of 1942, and that that amount would swell to $70,000,000,000 by the end of 1943 "if prices are held at current levels." In the face of mounting congressional opposition to use of subsidies to keep down the cost of living, the OPA chief told the committee it would be impossible to get prices back to their Septem- Soldiers Give (Continued From Page One) ed trip by Sir Archibald Sinclair, sccrctray of state for air, and Sir James Grigg, secretary of state for war. The British Broadcasting Corporation relayed the stirring announcement to the empire in a dramatic early morning broadcast. The palace statement said the King was visiting the British First and Eighth Armies and African contingents of the Royal Navy and Air Force and that he also "welcomed this opportunity oi t seeing the United States armies and air forces and the French army, with whom his own forces have been so closely associated in the recent memorable victory." Five counsellors of state, including the queen, were named to reign over Britain during the King's' absence. Apointed by the King before his Queen, were the Duke of Gloucester, his younger brother; th~e Princess Royal, his sister; the Duchess of Fife, his aunt; and the Countess !. oulhesk, hih cousin. The queen and her fellow coun- sellors are the four next in succession to the throne, cxcludign minros. Princess Elizabeth is only .ains, bias trimmed, and made by VIrs. Blant Jones from fertilizer sacks. Mrs. Walter Raleliff gave a thrifty receipt for making a two egg angel food cake. A boiled dressing for fruit and vegetable salads was demonstrated by Mrs. Gentry Rateliff. The July 2 club meeting will be at the home of the landscaping leader, Mrs. Earl Jackson. distress of MONTHLY^ Female Weakness Which mikes you CMNKY, NERVOUS Lydla K. Plnkham's Vegetable Compound Is made especially for women to relieve periodic pain with weak, nervous, blue feelings—due to functional monthly disturbances. Taken regularly — Plnkham's Compound helps build up resistance against such symptoms. Follow label directions. Thousands benefited! The Sardis Home Demonstration Club, which met June 4, was called to order by Miss Mary Claude Fletcher, who prccautioncd the club about the danger of improperly sterilized home canned foods. "Botulism, caused by bacillus botulinus, is the food poisoning thai is obtained from eating the contaminated food" she said, "and it is harmful through the toxin formed in the food before it is eaten. NO ASPIRIN FASTER than genuine, pure St. Joseph Aspirin. Vorld's largest seller at 101. None safer, none surer. Demand St. Joseph Aspirin. Evening Appointments Arranged Free Clinic FOR THE HARD OF HEARING The Aurex Little Rock Company will conduct a Clinic for the HARD OF HEARING, giving an Audiometer Test, which shows your percentage of hearing loss, along with a demonstration of the New Aurex High Fidelity Hearing Aid Approved and Accepted By American Medical Association Thursday, June 17th Barlow Hotel 9:00 a. m. to 4:00 p. m. H. L DEAN, Consultant . District Office 822 Boyle Bldg. . Little Rock, Ark. 17. The Duke of Gloucester relinquished his military duties las year to give more assistance to the king with state affairs. The Queen's standard flew this morning from Buckingham, showing she was in residence alone. The King invested Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower, Allied commander in chief, with the insignia of Knight of the- Grand Cross of the Order of. the Bath, an honor recently orantcd to him along with Gen. Douglas Mac Arthur, SouthwesT Pacific chief. The honor is one of the highest in the King's power to bestow. King George inspected the Brti- ish Army in France early in 1940, making the trip across the channel in a destroyer, but the present trip is his longest overseas journey since his tour of Canada and the United Stacts before the war started. The King's visit to North Africa came simultaneously with various reports suggesting invasion preparations from one end of the Mediterranean to the other and steadily mounting Axis nervousness at ber 1U42 level without their "sub- the imminent prospect. WOMEN WON'T TALK BY RENE RYERSON MART •' COPYRIGHT, 1043. NEA SERVICE," INCV, WHITE PETROLEUM JELLY Today and Thursday Ellen BREW • Richard DENNING • Jerry COLONNA and Ids <co' Cepades Co. Also II larch of Time ide Fascist Spain' ALTO 1 — >ne Power News Cartoon ••MWPWmPMMP""""*"" NOW SHOWING — 2 Marjorie Weaver in in Block 'Man at Large' KATIIY'S DIAMOND - CHAPTER XIII * IQEREK'S funeral was held at the village undertaker's. We went in two cars. Margaret and Will Grady and his wife in the limousine driven by the faullless John, Walter and Kathy and I in the roadster, Walter driving. Connie pleaded off with a sick headache and went to bed instead. The services were short. Margaret didn't cry at all. She went up to the grave on Will's arm and stood looking down at the closed casket a long time, and then she turned blindly away. A county car was parked in the drive when we returned home, and I saw some deputies down in the ravine. They seemed to be searching for something. Walter went upstairs immediately to see how Connie was. Kalhy, Margaret, Will and his wife also disappeared upstairs, and I went into my study to wait impatiently until the nosy police should leave. I had something to do and not much time to do it in, for not even to save my immortal soul would I have gone into toe woods again after dark. The police poked around down in the ravine and on the side lawn for a long time. I watched them from the study windows. At lasl it dawned upon me that they were looking for the gun—the gun thai had killed Derek. The fine hair lifted along the back of my neck If they found the gun there woulc probably be fingerprints on it And Shaw had had all of us finger-printed as a matter of routine It was nearly dinner time before the officers gave up their search. * * # rpHE spookiness of the nigh before was gone as I crossec the creek and hurried along the familiar wood, path toward, the Cottage. The sun was still couple of hours high in the sky. I stopped, to reconnoitre I rea.ch.e4 the place where J .wisted tree root showing in the center of the path. That was evidently what I had stumbled on in the dark. I pushed my way determinedly hrough the bushes and made nar- •owing circles around the place, but I didn't see anything to account for the light that had been there last night. It looked as if my curiosity was wasted, and then iust as I turned reluctantly to_ go Dack to the path my eye was caught by a metallic gleam where one of the long shafts of sunlight pierced a thick clump of toe berry briers. I walked over to the bushes and there was a spade stuck down in them for concealment. My blood pressure mounted. I pulled the spade out, getting my hand scratched in the process, and looked the ground over again. I saw a place close to the fallen tree where it looked as if the leaf mold had b*en recently loosened. The way I dug would have been a revelation to a WPA man, and suddenly a small brown packet came flying out with the dirt. It was a man's wallet. There was worn lettering on the flap, "D. G.," and inside a thick shea! of fresh uncreased bills, the kind the bank gives you. I took the money out' and counted. It was in bills of $10 and $20; $500 in all Something was still lodged in a corner of the wallet. I shook it A diamond ring came tumbling into my lap. A big square diamond in a platinum setting tha 1 insolently caught the sunlight and flashed it back in streaks of fire I picked it up with clammy fingers. It was Kathy's diamond!' \ * * » TT was true, then, what I had • guessed last night, I reflectec as I unfastened the pin at toe neck of my black sheer dress and slipped toe wallet down in roj bosom nest to my skin. I had known that the note Shav, had found in Connie's room, Ie4 tp her Bjjstskfis con nstead of Connie. 'That was toe discovery I had made as I thought he situation over. Derek had written: "I'm in the old play cave." That would have meaning only to Kathy, It was Kathy who lad played there with him. Connie would know nothing about it. Then I had spent the rest of toe night wondering when and how lonnie had come into possession of the note. If Connie had intercepted toe note before it reached Kathy there was the probability ;hat Kalhy knew nothing about Derek hiding in toe ravine. But knew now that that was out. Kathy had seen Derek. She had given him toe money and her ring. As to why somebody had .later removed these valuables from Derek's body and hidden them in the woods, I hadn't ths foggiest notion. Aside from that mysterious angle, the facts as I knew or could reasonably guess them began to fall into a logical sequence of events. Connie had learned somehow about the note from Derek, and she had decided to see him herself and send him away before he could cause another family scandal. That explained toe bitter quarrel between the girls. And now I could guess, too, where Kathy had been going that morning—the morning of the day we found Derek—when she had almost run over Clint Mattison and me in the lower hall. She must have been on her way to the bank to get this money for Derek. And Deputy Shaw must know it, too. That was why he had asked her repeatedly if she had stopped any place in the village except at the gas station . . . and \yhy he had looked at her so> peculiarly when she denied it. The chief deputy was no fool. He could put two and two together, and there was every chance in the world that he would add it up to four. Well, I couldn't do anything about Shaw, but J could call Cljnt Jettison REPHAN'S SUGGESTIONS FOR KEEPING COOL— Slack Suits Slacks 2.98 to 7.95 1.49 2.98 Bathing Suits Sheer Bemberg Dresses 4.95 Sheer Prints 1.98 and 2.98 Lacy Stepins 39c Cool Blouses in solid color Broadcloth 98c New White Purses 1.98 Slips 1.29 Sheer Bemberg Material, yd. 79c i Sheer Rayon Hose, was $1, New OPA Ceiling Price 78c VACATION at HOME Ask to see Style No. 1270 As Sketched Your feet will "Vacation" all summer in these cool kidskin sandals . . . the low walking heel . . . the glove soft kid leather . . . the open toe and shank give you that wonderful "barefoot" feeling. A full leather sole gives miles of extra wear and the price will surprise you. Perforated cool Summer Shoes and Sandals, only 2,98 Last Reminder! Sunday Is Father's Day •I IF BHI ™ ™ Bi Jl^^Bb • il ^Ur "The Friendly Start" -W US' 3'. 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