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PAGR RIGHT UI.YTHRVILIJ.;. (AUK.) COUHIEU NEWS When Italy's Princess Became a* Queen Presbyterian Group Organized After Dinner at Church Last Night. i The n«n of Ihc First Presbyter- Ian church »'ill endeavor lo "promote Hie cause of their church through aii organization perfected FrWay evening when there officers were named: Zal B, Harrison. . president; R. p. Klrshncr, vice present; Dixtj Crawford, secretary; H. A. Smith, treasurer. At a dinner meeting in the social room of the church, attended by 32 men, several, central figures in the southern Presbyterian church dUcussed the nims imtl problems in mcn'c work. J. A. Naff of Lc.ulsvlllc, liy., at Hie lifftu of Organized Men's work In that slate, J. E. McJiinkln, cf Forrest City, and R. B. Clinton, oi Memphis, featured the program with their addresses. That ths men can do much for Christianity and the church wns 'stressed by these leaders. J. Nick Thomas wits toaslninMcr nnd the pnrprse of the meeting was given in a short tnlk by the pastor, tho Rev. March M. Cnlla- way. The officers aJso spoke briefly. Monthly meetings will be held and a council, composed of tho. officers and tlie patlor. Mill head UM grc-up as In the plan of the organization- As this picture wn.s snapped, the Kingdom of Italy lost n. princess, while the Kingdom of Bulgaria ined n queen. Tlie picture shews Kln^ Boils III of Bulgaria, leaving the Basclltca of at, "Francis, at As>isl, Italy, with his lirlrle. Princess Glovninia of Savoy, fourth child of tho King and • Queen oi Italy. The picture was token fust iiltc-r tho wedding. • • • . •." -.. ' THE BOOK SURVEY BY BRUCE CATTON NEA Strvlce Writer and makes a fascinating book out ot 11. in the same key as Miss Ostenso's | the age out of .Hie ordinary.."-; J .trail-known "Wild Geese." but I be- I nut'ho 'does level one; Criticism ' •*' * u ~ T "**—'-- -— '-••—"• •-'- llcvc it Is u belter novel. MLss Ostenso studies Hie. tyranny which a God-fearing middle westerner exercises over the members of hta family. Pious nn well-intentioned, Matt Welland compels cacl\ member ot ills family to conform 'About all that n reviewer needs ! rjy turns Mr. Farson makes you I s ,,i t lu eacll c ^ e but ^ [j j^. to say of "Pre-war America," by aranz ed at the fact that the Riu- ] nslc ' r . And at U)e ^i^of lt nn people put up witli what tliey H CS r ellr . Mat t Welland's fear of - at his children i,i s displeasure them ' „, ..^ , - T ° b1BS Mark Sullivan—the third volume ct "Our Times"—ts tliat 11 is fully have to put. up witli—niul then lie'. (|jg sirnngc paths tiia up to the standard set hy the first.; c-nvinces you Hint tlie Communist! w ; s ji to follow and • two volumes. That remark both ' regime lins the. firm support ot the ^describes it and praises It. [masses and will lust a long time. • . in this book Mr. Sullivan covers,; despite its defects. He attempts no roughly; the years from 1905 to Judgments, and seeks' to _draw';hp 1908. He follows his old, Interest-! morals, lie Is not nn economist Ing formula—describes four or five anil not a hlstorlan-^Just a report developments of major consequence er, In the best sense of the word, and an infinite number of little, half-forgotten Items on the shifting American screen; and the result is history of the finest sort. Charles Evans Hughes' Insurance investigations open the book Roosevelt's career in the White House is discussed at length, the right MISS .OSTENSO WRITES against the railroads Is gone Into In detail, and humanitarian scientific, movements such as the fight - against horkwonn are taken up. Then come the little things: the songs we sang in those days, tin their fear of if they do follow ,. r ' '" l llc ° ' illuminating 'and extremely read-i able. . I It is published by the Century i Co., at 54. . ' ' ANOTHER FINE ^^•OV^:L Getting away from renortorlnl at ,the Victorian, age-^a" criticism that, really means something. Tha Victorians, he points out; presided at the birth of the machine age— nnd failed, or refused, to- face- its true Implication. They did solve the problems It brought. Tlie> merely shut their eyes to 1 them and handed-them along to us; in' tinted far beyond tteir original di menslons. Tills, nnd :not thel smugness, th'plr pretense and thel rigidity, was their great fault. . It makes an interesting, and stirriulatitig book, and I" believe you'll like 11. The publisher Is Will la 111 Morrow and Co.; the price is $3,50.. Vii'v' • ' '^* pica nr Supplies Power for Big Motor Coaches By NEA Servii-e I. HUPPALO — Sleamdriven auto- nobiles have passed out of the ilcturc, but steam is again making ts appearance in the field oi 'Chlcular transportation in the Brccks steam bus designed here. 'Hie bus uses a poppcc valve, type, .eight-cylinder engine. A steam-generator has been perfect- d that generates steam from cold water In less than 20 seconds, the water being Inside a coil. A pressure of MO. pounds, the amount necessary to start the bus, is said lc be raised within 20 seconds-l after the burners, start, generating- £ttnm. , The burner utilizes heavy fuel oil and h automatically IJjlHctl 3y El spark plug. It, is able.jp 1 generate suflldcnt steam to' carry weight of 10 tons UO miles an hour. Oubslsless Body (, , / . The body of the bus is built of; Steel and has no chassis. There Is no connection between front, and rear axles except through the body to which they are attached. Tho motor Is hung six feet In fiu ; of the rear axle, which is uncliorcd to the floor of the body. The propeller shaft. Is five feet tony and meets a rear axle attached to the body by spring! shackles. Air brakes are used,;on' four wheels. " i* v' Half Cusl of Gas Bui ! It is said that this bus will save at least 50 per cent in operating i compared with the cost of SATURDAY, U. 11)30 Here Are Lines Miss 1930 Will Use to Get His Number By JULIA BLANSHARD Out in Hollywood, the successful NPU7 ™J" vlce Wril " lacUfc "'"by-talk" them, into gel- NEW YORK.—New fashions— " ... the new faces—new', foibles are Hand^ni^iand ^ come the new all ting what' they want. On Broadway they "smart talk" them Into thinking they are the 'most seln- tillatinely briHianf'.a'nd fasclnatlns creatures that the world ever pro- 'duced. If you decide to go Southern, develop a liquid, voice, go In for "Honey" this and "Honey" that and the "you-great-big-strong-man I-knew-you-would-lake-care-of me' stuff. Learn the art of that nattering look thai tells a man he is just too perfect. Let him decide whether yon are going to dine am 1 dance but ot course you can subtly suggest ' certain divine "places you would adore' seeing! Never 'knov i a thing. Just' ask and ask and ask ! all about everything and, hang on [h.lf;arni:{;wh'Ue: he lelfc yoU' IJ'ir fwhs why. Never say. a, thing that isnt nlco and complimentary. Just "sweet-talk" Die men Into that protective frame. 'of mind 'that makes them com'e across. -,.';," If you happen, to be, petite o ( - a bit Jran Crawford-lsh or Nahcy Carroll-tsh, do go Hollywood, for it's a. great Unj. 'Baby-talk" them. That's the order of technique. Be Kane' "boop'-cop-a'-doop" down pat ' Gurgle and coo. "Did 00 miss 1'tU- i' sugar last night? Ets go out on ' d ; mate fun 'cause 'itt! C mQ ls j ust cwauy about It," ... and drag it out and sigh and sigli and sigh! The Ga^s (he Thing Very, very different !•.' your line if you decide to go Broadway. It is tho wise girl, tlie smart girl the gag girl who gets her men Oll ' tne great White Way. "Kurd boll 'em" ."baby-talk" girl . . : claps; and squeals with deiifhi over this and that. a lapel-grabber. tight. - Just hang tight. Let, your hair go Garbo-ish ahd ; the .curly ; ends bob. around in childish 'glee wh'en' yju clap your feet time to throw out your la/e cost compared with the 'cost o°f i Une - Cna " ce s of making a good mining a gasoline bus. It Is able calcn are excellent when the world — - • llljlK . Is cold and chilly. 'All you need, ts the kind, of a line that', has real 1 to run from 250 to 400' with one filling of water. Ihc bus is of tlie "squared, front" type, having no hoot sticking out ahead. The inferior:. ,.- T ,- .— is filled In leather and is able to .'Remember, it is'an era of efllcien- Kccomir.odate 10 passengers, with' cy and every little girl who expects seats for 38 and standing room .'success should perfect a come-hlth- !or 32 ' - - ! • i 'er line, a line that has such good No gear " pull. iti Just what kind of u love lintj have 7pu;decided to develop (his winter?' shift is required ' for tlie operation of the steam engine. For different speeds and power, it is only necessary to push a foot throttle which regu- istes the amount:of steam ad• nil led to the- cylinders. Hospital Notes A SENSIBLE DISCUSSION OK TIIK VICTORIANS In "Those Earnest Victorians," Esmc ; Wlngfield-Str«tford takes ] Burtti' Luxora" u look at the age of our grand- I . i fatlvrs nnd finds that we haven't nearly as much fight to snicker al Paul and Helen Sanford, Holland, Mo., were admitted to the Blytheville hospital today. Mrsi C. E. Browning, Senaih, ;yto., and. W. .O. good technique behind It that it is useless fors a mere man to think he can evade it. Thr« Unfailing Lines There are. generally speaking* three types of failure-proof love lines that young. feiuhvne America Is' casting this winter./ You' 'can take .your pick and perhaps pojferi' '!• off so that it -is plus-perfect i '• ;You can ** s ° rtr J' Southernr.-'xou.' ' More than 5,000,000 poujius of mall arc carried annually by planss in the postal service of the United! Sintcs. sucli ships flying a total of can be Hollywood. You can be more than 10,000,000 -miles. J Broadway. If you are wise you i rules of this elegant winter of 1030. Inougn nearly all "meat 1 ' to the i "lines" that smart lit lie 1 girls are has some 20,000 'using to get their men: ; . Winter 1s the psychologically per- eye, the snail trcth arranged in 140. rows on a ribbon-like tongue. -With th;se he con rasp through the toughest eaves A Hollywood man has constructed an-automobile. 25 test ••• Ion'* It us we have supposed. He grants [which" has 'two "nimble se'atV if'"' accounts of moving accidents .nnd' tlmt there was a goqd deal of 'prud- ' : , ;, we ate and drank, the games j. ! .^ r : b '"f; h 'ff 3 ' *« ""« we played, the clothes we wore, the ' h :. ,, „ , ™? , ; newspaper sensations that excited j by Mnrtha Ostcnso - ™ " ovcl ls us—the whole panorama of a gen- j eration that"^already, lor all its! pearness, looks' remote. I believe that there Is to be another volume In the series.' I hopu so; for Mr. Sullivan's work is nol only interesting, but important. We j do'riot know, yet, what our nation I is becoming, but. Mr. Sullivan gives i us a splendid picture of the change in nrocess. This book is offered by Scribr.cr's at ;>o' a copy. 1 * » » STUDY OF BRUTALITY IN POLICE STATIONS "The Third Degree," by Emanuel ; H. Levine, is a horrible book — \ which needs to be read by every- '• one. The author has been a New Pork police reporter for two decade;, and he tells here how tin police oi America have revived the medieval torture chamber to ex- .Urt confessions from prisoners. His book will LJcken you. In places; but do not let anyone tell you that it is overdrawn. It isn't. Nor are the . crimes he describes peculiar to New York. . y The bock is more than just a shocker. Reading it. enables you to understand what is wrong with our administration of criminal JIL,- tice. I can only hope that it becomes a best-seller •The Vanguard Press Is the publisher, and the price is 52. THE WORLD'S TROUBLES SINCE THE ARMISTICE Another harrowing book is "Since Then," by Sir Philip Gibbs. published by Harpers at $3.75. Sir Philip heie tells what has hap- , pened, in the way of misery, suf-, • fering and general human wrong- i . uo.iijj arid pig-hcadedness, since the ' armistice, and if you get to thinking too steadily on some of the things he deicribas you won't sleep . at night. He gets it all in—Russia, Germany, Austria, Hungary, Italy . and oil the rest—and his cool recital of horrors and stupidities _ almost enough to make one wonder If the peace was not worse than the war. Sir Philip u not altogether un- blaied, in places, but his book U a very good account of po:t-war tri- i - bulstlons and upheavels, for all | that. He tells of famines, pcstilea- , ces, riots, massacres, confused bat- tits and the general uprising of tti* Kingdom of Darkness, and ho is an excellent reporter. Don't miss it. * • * RUSSIA TODAY—IN TERMS OF HUMAN INTEREST j "Black Bread and Red Coffins." by Neg'ey 'Parson, U one of the i best bocks ori present-day Russia I have seen: Mr. Farson, an Ameri- - can newspaperman, presents an extended «rk5s of brief word-pictures of Russian life. He tells ho* the people' there live, what they eat, how .tfc-y.work and play, what the • revolution has meant to the ordin- j cry, hypocrisy and dullness in that nry man In the essentials of life—! era, but he' reminds us that we to have wilfully exaggerated most of It, and have likewttc failed to see tlie virtues' that did, after all, lift Oil extracted from cherry pits has been found good -for use in salad dressings and for Uie manufacture of cosmetics and various Hoihnrl, Belgium, Norway and them and giving them anything on !let ycu. Act infantile and lisp and Sweden.' ';•' ;. ; ;; : V'^'t-i/::;^fnr_th. their .':l}ttl£i;'LJU^t£i?jje>lTe.'!njak'o ; .-fdm^iitipx-.Ojt '- i^tN^.i™ Wild horse meat from the Amer-- will select your line with some ref-- erence to your type, your voice, and your particular charms. The three techniques are vastly different. Down south the girls The ''smart-talk' Elves (he impression she has been places and sten things. - : - : ' before they can peep. Pretend, to be- wise, awfully wise-cracking. Know tlia latest jokes, the best plays, the new music, the latest night club. You mu;.t give the Impression that you are one lady who has been places and seen things. And of course, you are one who wants to be free, ono who will leave the man of your chcice free as tlie air he breathes. Men love tliut! They fall for it even on wis: Broadway. Just be Ina Claire. Gertrude Lawrence and Dorothy Parker all rolbd into one smart little lady. Of course, there may b» new Jove lines Uiat combine fi bit of ' tills and a bit of that. But if you wnnt to be efficient about tills business of loving and being loved, you can take your pick of these three alternatives. Each and every one is guaranteed perfect. '•'. fj.n northwest is a table dish in "sw«et-tatk" their men into loving The "»w«t-talk" eirl . . . has that flattering look that trlls a man he Is Just too perfect hands and squeal with delight over this or that. Go Just as "cutie" as your conscience or best friends will OME THEATRE Ritz Theatre Sunday and Monday .November 9th'. and. 10th He Packed A Punch In "KNbCKOUT Sunday and Monday Riley" ... He Topped It In The "Quarterback" . . . but he shows his fastest and fun-' nicst in "LOVIN" THE LADIES" Is she "just" another woman"? Another plaything In be cost ntide? No! For her he POWER l.OVF, LIFE! Another punch packed druna and another two-ftatrd role for the screen's Idol . . . Waller Huston • Kay Francis • Kenneth MxHenn* Aow Playing VAt £0ews State In Menmhis. with LOIS WILSON ..RITA LA ROY Directed by Melville llroun Also All Talking New Comedy. Matinee and Night Sunday and Sunday Niijht .Matinee and Night Sunday Only Admission—Special School Price—10 and 25c. Adults— lOc—Sunday Only. Nijiltl—In and 40c. Sunday and Mondn\ jAdm.— Malinee nnd Nil-ht — The Levee fax Books Will Be Open for Collection at the Following Places:- '• •' • Blytheville Court HOUS& Oct. 20th to Nov. 11, Inc. -.- A . •••••'»••• < Leachville Bank November 12th .*. Manila Mnk November 13th .••>'.-. ; ' .•'•"•. ^ Blytheville CourtHouse November 14th and 15th ; ? Osceola Court House November 17th to 22nd, Inc. Blytheville ttout House Nov. 24th to 29th, Inc. Lyn P. Gooch, Levee Tax Collector Blytheville, Ark.

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