Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas on June 24, 1943 · Page 2
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

Hope Star from Hope, Arkansas · Page 2

Hope, Arkansas
Issue Date:
Thursday, June 24, 1943
Page 2
Start Free Trial

& 5 ™<n?< HOPE STAR, HOPE, ARKANSAS Thursday, June 24, 1943 %;, IM I* "ait ii* HUrcaiMK/nwrB, «•»•» — •"- — - SlsTWO . _ , . m __^__^^=as=is~==tx=^=^^ lir Attacks May Serve As Second t • f ^ [bombs dropped on her vitally se- II .~111-.. i.* SUP© tO rldCS ( naivete At r^^ tor 'r^H^ aM ^mr Ammunition 10 *>,*, ^ ^x—^ • Analysis of ;'!*'- the News by Mackenzie Editorial Comment Written Today and Moved by Telegraph or Cable. By MAX HILL ' The'Axis 'still is worrying —and guessing—'about what sort of an attack the Allies intend to launch against Germany or stmimer In Europe. Italy this "Unidentified but evidently competent observers in Switzerland told Thomas F. Hawkins of the Associated Press that in their opinion the constant and devastating air attacks on Germany might well be the answer. Germany herself is the ''second bombs dropped on her vitally se- sential factories and transportation lines. It ih no wonder Germany must husband her remaining strength. Our fliers have returned from their raids over the Ruhr with stories of the damage done, but the best evidence that Germany is being hurt — and hurt badly — comes from the Axis radio itself, and from the neutral capitals of Bern and Stockholm. Dispatches from Swiss correspondents hi Germany disclosed that the entire Ruhr valley now is virtually a military zone, with authorities constantly more concerned over the effects of the incessant bombing. This ih not only because of what it does to production. Civilian morale is bound to drop under such a pounding, and even Hitler won't be able to maintain a solid home front unless the Nazis find some better answer to the attacks than they have thus far. It has been some time since front" — not some distant coastal point, from which it would take months and thousands of lives to actually penetrate into the Nazis homeland. -.''"''. CThe lasOvar finally was decided fcy the crushing weight of American production. We are less than a month away from the time it took us to break Germany in 1918, and it doesn't appear such a collapse is likely again in the immediate future. , But our output now dwarfs that of the previous war in every respect, and from London last night came the encouraging news that production of munitions in Great Britain for the first three months of 1943 •was 40 per cent over the same period in 1942. . Axis production, on the other hand, is bound to be on the downgrade because of the tons of Georing promised the Germans an invincible defense against such air attacks, but it has been less than a year that the Axis was doing plenty of tub-thumping over victories in the Mediterranean. Just a few quotes taken from the Rome radio of last summer are enough to show how definitely the picture has changed in our favor. They follow: "It is now clear to everyone that the Mediterranean and the adjoining areas in the Middle East constitute the focal zone of the war. ;taly dominates that zone." "Any question of supplying Malta from the Eastern Mediterran- BEAT £ THE ** HEAT with its heat rash misery. Sprinkle on Mexsana, formerly MexicanUeatPow- der. Costa littlo', and you save lota in larger sizes Wanted Practical Nurses, Waitresses, Janitors, Farm and Dairy ^Workers. Salary Plus Main: tenance! Experience Urineces-^. sary. Call or Write Arkansas Tuberculosis Sanatorium State Sanatorium, ean is now hopeless. (Radio Zeesen) "For the first time in the history of Egypt the Nile valley is being invaded from the west. The Balbo road and the island t>f Pantelleria were both envisaged by the Duce's strategic foresight and duly prepared in years of peace. Now they permit the Italian and German armies in Africa to eliminate the word "impossible 1 from their vocal bulary." Ammunition to Be Available for Hunters Washington. June 24 (IP) —There will be ammunition for the hunters who can show a need for it this year, government officials said today, but the gasoline shortage may yet save many a bounding buck. Officials who said plans were under way to provide ammunition for civilain sportsmen, and to "see that it goes to those who need it,' declined to say how distribution would be controlled. It was indicated, however, that each Hunter's present supplies would be considered in fixing his allotment. Total stocks in the hands ""of j sportsmen are believed to be fairly that som e are stocked for the eason while others haven't any thing. The War Production Board VPB1 stepped in • nearly two months ago to protect the remain- g supplies on the market with an der sharply limiting sales and quiring authorizations to make irchases. WPB said production of shotgun iclls and other ammunition use- il to sportsmen was "huge," with eel being substituted for brass nd copper, but reported that al- lost all of it had to be channeled o the military services. The limitation order set up quo- ns — 25 shotgun shells each quar- er. for instance — for "essential ivilian users," including defense heifers feeder Now the German radio observe sourly: "What the population o these areas (the Ruhr) has had t endure lately is unbelievable." It is quite possible likely i a better word — that this is onl the beginning, and that attacks i the future will be even greatei Broadcasts from London to th conquered peoples of France, Bo gium and Holland have urged them to move away from potential ta gets, such as factories which pr duce war materials. These broadcasts have told the Germans as well as their helpless .'slave that this is only the start. Perhaps that is i:he reason the Germans finally have begun to admit the great damage and terror of their ppeople. They must prepare them for what is to come. lant guards, other law enforce- nent officers, farmers and ranch- rs, who get authorizations automatically. All others seeking authorizations ore required to show essential need and WPB hasn't considered recrea- ional hunting in that category. Meanwhile. Ira N. Gabrielson, the Wildlife Division Director, said sportsmen who can solve the gaso- ine as well as the ammunition problem can expect good hunting when the season rolls around. Sports Mirror By The Associated Press Sloan's Single Gives Travelers Second Victory pitchers: Chattanooga (Miller or Carpenter) at Birmingham (Vox or Lapihuska) Knoxville (Poiwers) at Memphis (West) Atlanta (Curtis) at New Orleans (Horn) Nashville (Signer and Mooney) at Little Hock (Kcrksicck and Grcer) Oakland, Calif. — Pedro Ortega SPORTS -By Hugh S. Fnllerton. Jr. By The Associated Press I F'9"^ Last Night It took Jesse Dnnno two years By The Associated Press of disappointment and failure be- Klixabcth. N. J. - Mppy U. kin. fore he got his sights adjusted MO 1-2. Carrie'ItI, N J knot*«»"« as a pitcher, but when ho did the 1 Bobby Mclntyre. 140 1-2, DeUoit young New Orleans southpaw hit the bullseye with a bang that is still echoing through the Southern Association. A flop with Brooklyn and New York in the National League and again with Atlanta In the Southern. Dnnna found his mark this year and he's been hotter than an apartment house kitchen all season. Last night he became the first hurler in the league this year tc win 12 games. Besides that, he led his team mates to their ninth consecutive victory, a 4-1 decision over Alanta. The win put New Orleans fourth place in the standing,s ily six and a half games out of rst. League - leading Nashville ouldn't hold Mr. Five-By-Five Bruce Sloan, and the gent with the jumper crop of avoirdupois paced Littlo Rock to a 5-4 victory that ut the Vols 1 lead to two and lalf games. Sloan won the game for the second-place Travelers with a ninth- lining single that broke a 4-4 lie. ic collected two hits in three imes at bat to boost his average o .1553. He has hit safely 20 times n 47 trips to the platter since joining the Little Rock club June 13. 38, Mexico defeated Tyreo White, 39, San Francisco (10). Today in Congress By The As s ociated Press Senate , .,. ' Continues battle over subsidies Appropriations s u bcominittee continues study of house cuts In war agencies bill. Hou^e Takes up new anti-subsidy legislation. Elephants like onions as well HS peanuts. Civil airways of the U. S. now total over 35,000 miles. Associated Press Sports Columnist New York, June 24 >r Van) Ma (/P)— Sam- The other day Harry Markson the Shakespeare of Swat, was reading a letter from APO— , Ciire post. master, San Francisco . .It said, nearly as we can recall: "We have formed a boxing club bora and have bouts against the Auifrnlian enough to keep him out of th armed forces. Today's Guest Star Bob Uunbar. Boston Herald: WANT TO 100 GOOD AUTOMOBILES! If you ore willing to sell your car for Cosh bring it to us and make your proposition. Regardless of make or model, if your car is in fair mechanical shape and has good rubber you can be sure of getting the highest cash price. Hefner Motor Co. BYRON HEFNER, Owner Phone 442 (Old Luck Motor Co. location, South Walnut St.) t»jr IMC r-voo«w >c»-taw , • w-« IiaVc UUlllS tlgilUIOL UHJ .rvn 3> i .1 i nt»' Today A Year Ago — Cardinals so idj ers . Our clubroom consisst lose pair to Braves and drop to o £ t ) le f our wa ]is of a tent, sur- nine games behind league-leading rcm nded by the dense iunKles Dodgers. Throe Years Ago — Don McNeill New Guinea. We would like somo to That's Throe Years Ago — Don McNeill pic t ure s of fights and fighters wins National Clay Court Tennis hang on these walls.". . . Tnai s title by defeating Bobby Riggs, 0-1 j us t O ne of many, Harry remarked. 6-4, 7-9 G-3. "i g e t so many like it 'hat some- Five Years Ago — New York time wnen j neec j a picture to use Giants buy Bob Seeds, 30-year-old myse if i fj n d we don't have any." ruil fmlrli^r frnm NoWJirk Club for A««rrUn.* laffoi. nine rlirnnliari it.Ci begin to surmise that lady baseball fans also are patriotic, because the attendance at Ladies' Day here have been so small that tli elogi cal explanation is that a them have gone to work." . Ed Lopat was lenient with the Nashville batters, but he didn't allow them to hit in the clinches. He gave up 13 bingles, while the Travs got 14 off Mack Stewart and Dale Alderson. Memphis hurler Harry Kclley and Knoxville moundsman Herb Anderson worked almost identical games, but three Knoxville error;; enabled the Chicks to come out on 'We | top, 3-2. Chattanooga and Birmingham gave into the weather man and decided not to play. They may make it up in a double-header Friday night. YOU GET BLUE PLATE Mayonnaise MADE BY THE WESSON Oil PEOPLE outfielder, from Newark club for reported $25,000. China's history goes back to 2205 B. C. Market Report ST. LOUIS LIVESTOCK -National Stockyards, 111., June 24 p)— (War Food Administration) hogs, 12,000; generally steady and strong with Wednesday's average; top 14.05; bulk good and choice 180-280 Ibs. 14.00; 290-300 Ibs. 13.9014.00; 439 Ibs. 13.50; 140 - 160 Ibs. 13.10-65; 100-130 Ibs. 12.10-90; sows 13.10-35. Cattle, 1000; calves, 1000; nine loads of steers on sale; other classes in meager supply; generally steady with heifers slow; three i slow, market weak; California Long Whites U. S. No. 1, 4.10-23; commercials 3.85-90; Arizona Bliss triumphs US No. 1,'4.65; Arkansas Bliss Triumphs victory grade U.25-30; Oklahoma Bliss Triumphs victory grade 2.40-65. GRAIN AND PROVISIONS Chicago, June 24 —(/P)— Grains had an easy undertone today, vheat slumping to a new low since vlay 15, but a rally toward the Anogher letter was directed «to this dept. by Pvt. Ray Stoflard of the Columbia. S. C., Army Ait- Base. . . "I live in Williamson, W. Va., and it is strictly a Cincinnati fans' town," he reported. "Frank McCormick is and always will be .ops for me as a baseball player. . [ wrote to Frank the other day and I received my biggest thrill when I received a letter from him and I showed it to everyone. . .1 say to heave baseball men out of the Army to keep the game going." Is it necessary to point out what conclusions can be drawn loads of good steers 15.25-65; common and medium cows 10.25-11.50; medium and good sausage bulls 12.50-13.85; good and choice vealers 14.75; medium and good 12.25 and 13.50; nominal steers 11.50 range slaughter 18.50;slaughter 10.50 - 15.50; stocker and steers 11.00- 15.65. Sheep, 2500; very little done; few good and choice No. 1 skins clipped lambs steady at 14.25. POULTRY AND PRODUCE Chicago, June 24 (f?) Poultry, live; 19 trucks; firm; prices unchanged at ceiling. Butter, receipts 1,048,573; steady; prices as quoted by the Chicago price current are unchanged. Potatoes, arrivals 109; on track 264; total US shipments 1305; sup plies moderate; for Californii Long Whites demand good, marke steady; for southern stock demand Definition Doubtful Abe Greene, the NBA president, says Tony Galenlo's future exhiti- tions of pounding animated punch- ng bags must be billed only as entertainment.". . . . And what ind of dictionary do you use, Abe close cancelled part of early osses. Hedging pressure and an ibsence of buying support fea- .ured trading. At the close wheat was unchanged to 3-8 higher, final prices being at about the day's highs, July $1.41 3-4, September $1.42 1-8— $1.42, corn was unchanged, July $1.05, oats finished 1-8 lower to 1-8 higher and rye was off 3-8—3-4. Cash wheat No. 2 hard 1.4.. Corn, sample grade yellow 1.22. Oats, No. 2 white 68. Barley, malting 1.06-14 nom.; hard 1.04-10 nom; feed 96-1.02 nom. NEW YORK COTTON New York, June 24 (/P)Gains of 50 cents a bale in cotton car ried the July position to a new 14 year high. Short covering in the spot month quickened on the belief that contract deliveries to morrow would be light. Late afternoon values were 35 t< Quote, Unquote Pvt. Clington Bridges (former parring partner of Joe Louis now it Salt Lake Air Base): "Look at vhat boxing taught me. I always managed to keep out of vay." Cmpetk '/// «/- / S " UA kf MEALS TASTE BETTER WHEN YOU SERVE BLUE RIBBON BREAD AT YOUR GROCERS and CITY BAKERY Stars may be picked on "bond league" averages Shorts and Shells Fred Mandel and Gus Dora is lave dug up a tackle candidate foi .heir Detroit Lions who will sit'n only if arrangements can bo made .ri Detroit for him to continue his study for an operatic career. Why not make him assistant coach and relieve Dorais of the task of singing the blues every Monday'. 1 . Still in the discussion stage is a war bon'l ball game between All Stars of the three New York clubs ;md the Norfolk Naval Station. The their Bill Hulse, the" N.Y.U. alumnus who broke the world record for two thirds of a mile the other evening, is a chemist whose work in a war plant is considered important 45 cents a bale higher, Jly 20.37, Oct 19.96 and Dec. 19.75. Futures closed 40 to 75 cents a bale higher. Jly—opened, 20.44; closed, 20.43-44 Oct—opened, 19.98; closed 19197-9K Dec—opened, 19.81; closed, 19.79 Mch— opened, 19.60; closed, 19.58 May—opened, 19.47; closed, 19.45 Middling spot 21.8Gn; up 11 N - Nominal. NEW YORK STOCKS New York, June 24 —f/P)—Scat- tered favorites attracted fairly strong buying power in today's stock market while a number of leaders failed to follow through on yesterday's rally. A revival of bids for farm em- plements and rubbers in the final hour brightened the trend picture appreciably. Rails and assorted industrials which were under water during the greater part of the proceedings also stiffened near the close. Gains of fractions to u point were in the majority. Dealings, slack from the start, picked up a bit as price steadied. Transfers were around 700,000 shares. FRONT Pure Cane SUGAR Stoley s Cube STARCH CIGARETTES 2 Pkas. 3 DC Guaranteed Quality Nu-Way BRAN GAR JARS Wisconsin Brick CHEESE Streaked Side SALT MEAT PIG LIVER CURED HAM BACON RINDS BOLOGNA Pure Vegetable OLEO BACON STRIPS STUEART'S We Deliver Phone 447 FOI' VICTORY BUY UNI I I U W A II , BONUS MA MI'S 22e To Our Patrons: We close every Wednesday afternoon at 1 o'clock. Soon Wednesday rememberto do your shopping in the morning. Thank Yoy!

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 11,800+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free