The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on July 8, 1930 · Page 3
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The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas · Page 3

Blytheville, Arkansas
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Tuesday, July 8, 1930
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BLVTHEVILLR, (ABK.) m,TIHE?ILLlE COURIER NEWS - um KKWU co; PPBIJHHBM C. M. W- HADOB1. AdwrfMct 'Representatives: P. dart C* Inc. -New York. 'Dallas, San Antonio, San ' Loui*. . rmy Antrnoon Except Sunday- tiau matter *l the port at Blytherilk, : Arkansas, under act of Ocfeta l,''l»17. betrM tr.n* Prea gUBSCUFTION KATES By "wrier in the city of Bly'thcvillc, iBo pet week ur »6J» per year In »dY»nce. By mail within a radius o( 60 miles, $3.08 per yttt. U W tor six months, Kc tor three months; to MU in portal tones two to six, InduJlre, ftue per year, In wrtes scren and eicht, $1000 per year, payable In dvance A Contrast The uport in Snlurday's Cuuiier -News of the observance of Iiulc|)«nd- ance Daj in 'BiyUieyillc without a single aiiest for drunkenness recalled to W \V PepiMJi- of Huffman a Fourth of Julj foi ly \ siiV's ayo when lie served as special policeman in a litllu Illinois town of about a thousand people. * "We didn't bother the plain drunks," Mr Peppei iccbunts. "We just pushed them out of the way, but those who became r oudv or boisterous wa carried to the town jai!'- Before night the jail i\vas filled -anil, we had to establish an emcigency calaboose hi the city hall, under si>ecial guards." : the contrast may or niay not afford an argument in behalf of prohibition. It is cerlamlj proof that the American people ait advancing in civilization. If there was anyone in Blytheville who really wanted to got drunk July Fourth we hue a kuspicion he could have found the means of 'accomplishing his , purpose Tin, fact that none did so— at least publicly—is evidence that intelligence, decency and good taste have rhade substantial advances. TUESDAY, JULY 6, 1930 — ~- j* „*. Need For Advertising f The impoitance;pf 'newspaper ^advertising fqr retailers' ; under present mui'- JtLt londidoiis^is'emphiisi/ed in ia ; timely report MI inQrchawlising nuutc for the Journal^m .School of Southern Caj 1 ,/ ifornia * Uni\ orsity bjv Marc N. Good-;' no»v, .the umyersjty's "field .repre^e'n'a- ' tue "•••.-?*•- -•,--. •••-: -.,:,;A.-.^. -* "The advertising-minded communi---. |ty, ! ' s'ays Mr. Goodnow, "will generally- IK; fquiid.'.tobff.a better going concern than;,tliat'}vilhoutisuch a consciousness, i insofar .-"as"-turnover v in merchandise- IB >con'cernedf In fact, a : very di- Irect .rejatiotujhip between qntsiilo pub- ilicity.ior.i'iijtbljc' {Ucity and .1 retail wolumes within t)ia : t city 1 . Group • or .co-operative' advertising:'efforts on i the part; of- rnci'clianls. arq sometimes . ! difficult vto determirte sp^citicully, but ioyer a period of ..time : both activities jshow up in very definite ligures." ' Advertising, of ; course, will not sell --worthless goods; but the merchant who Tlias.a saleable .commodity "on his hands .will find that advertising will help him in, bad times just as well as it docs in good times. • A Lagging Program The average probably takes it for granted that the federal government, with its string of national forests, is doing all that need be done in the direction of , reforestation, Howevsr,' Charles Lathrop Pack, the well-known president of the American Tree Association, declares in the July Review of Reviews that insufficient appropriations and decentralized organization arc keeping the program from being put forward at anywhere near the proper "pace. i "At our present snail's pace of planting," he says, "it will lake over 1000 years to reforest the area that we devastated in less than ;i century. We are witnessing today the progressive "pauperization of townships and countUs that thrived so long us limber lasted) and which are now slowly dying and literally going into bankruptcy." Mr. Pack knows the situation, probably, as well as any man in the country. His w.prds are not ;it all comforting. Apparently we need an entire new reforestation program if our forest resources are to endure. SIDEGLANCtIS:/ By George Clark THE WINDMILL COULUNT BE WRONG Calvin -Coolidee, former President, says that we have iKc'Sfohg Idea "About, nearly everybody and everything. "Wo arc told," says Mr, Coolidge, "that the president Is wrong, the Congress is wrong, the Supreme Court. Is wrong, and UK Cabinet department Is wrcng, etc. Well, I have known all along thtit, I didn't, have the wrong Idcn about them'and the jieoplc. 1 never have had any idea. ' - • ' .Y. v * A ONE-DAY VACATION President Hoover Irt (he scnalc rest on the Fourth of July. Tlml's rluht. He should let his children enjoy the .Fourth. Let, them shoot a few flro crackers.,Instead of so much bull. "'- ; : --"-'' : '"-V--%' ; .^' *. • ' .'-;-; s^siEiiirabif ii/vs "squEALED - Will• Roger's'' say's! that' cockeyed. It Is'a mystery.-to/ftie'how some people find -out certain-thinga/iWlll : 'has scon nearly everybody but me, and now 1 would just like to know how in the heck he found out tliat I am cross- eyed-. . ' • * - ' ;•'.,!.: v, ?.•# * *. SOMFTIME^THE DOOIt WII.\, BE l.KH' Ol'KN Prohibition L ls like some wild animal caged n]>. It would c^usev.havoc If it could only gel out. It Is- continuajly^pacinB^bijck and forth iiiiits cage, nillnj, snarllnfe. Every once in a while someone'will*get t* close and It reaches out and yives Ihcni'R' McW'wlth its |iaw. ' ••': '-:;''• .CUBA M. HIGDON. - Aviation head.'.reads,- "Flies over U. 5." Gosh, yes. Over It,'oh'1C-and In It. And the screens don't, seem -to keep them out. Among the things that keep our mind buiy this summer is the thoughful speculation over what the late William Jennings Bryan 'would say If he could hear the current charge that the Democratic party is influencing Wall street to depress slock prices and so discredit Ihe Republican administration. known that the eye Is scnslthe to varlouii types of poUon and that blindness or Inflammation ol the eye Is not Infrequently a very etr- ly symptom of farlous forms of intoxication. Fanetag MacktMry b Kf R»stu Dnund MOSCOW, (UP)-The CommU- tarlat of Agriculture, has placed an order for 90,000,000 rubles' worth of farming .machinery with the Soviet Agricullura" Machine Trust for the year beginning next October 1. Whether tlie Soviet factories can produce this amount is another question and one which probably must be answered in tlie negative. The Supreme Council of Economy estimated that the production of farming machines will reach somewhat over 800,000,000 rubles' worth. - NIPPED IN BUD GRAY, Ind. (UP)-So swiftly did the hand of the law fall upon John and Ethel Murphy that it caught them before they had begun to commit a crime, that is, In a big way. The couple arrested while EDorllnR a still to Munice said they expected "lo start up in business." Read Courier News want ads. Announcements The Courier News has been authorized to announce the following candidates: "—and that's the osly shade tree in the neighborhood." L WASHINGTON LETTER The most ambitious baby .on record is the cne born at Denver recently with a lull set of teeth. He believes in starting life's grind early. The fust quarter of. an hour after birth, says a physician, Is the niost dangerous period of life. Except that' period wlwn you Iry lo beat out a changing traiTic light. OUT OUR WAY IP By Williams A GOiM T Cr\T e \WE\-L._. „ .._'v_u COME BY RODNEY .UUTCIIER NE\ Servitc Writer . WASHINGTON.—Fish are still welcomed at the White House if, the/y are not too dend, but no more, fish rietd apply to have their pictures taken with the president of the United States. " : Mr. Hoover Is partial to fish; H-7 likes to catch them and he like.: to eat them. But he isn't fond of poslne with them any more/. Some weeks ago a very fine salmon came down here from-Maine for the Hoover table. Congress-, man Donald Snow of Maine made Ihe presentation and other Maine congressmen stood by lo assist him In cose he dropiwd the fish .or something us well as to be .photographed during the proceedines. . A Headless Trophy . . At the last minute Congressman Snow made the appalling cliscpvcry that the salmon had been .taken into the White House kVtclien ami decapitated in preparation ' for serving. That threatened to ruin the photograph and probably would have done just that except for Mr. Snow's stroke of genius! He dashed Into the kitchen and sewed the head back on again : so that it might be fit to-poso with Mr. Hoover and the donors. But Ihe story got inlo print vv.\ It teems lhat tue president thought it lookcil rather funny for, him to Imposing vvllh a fish which hart had its head cut off and then scwec back on again. Possibly he renlizc-J that the poor fish, looked funnier than anyone else concerned, but at any rale that was the last fisi picture at Hie While House. The saddest victim of the new fish policy T. Joe Cahlll of the Du:lc Ranch Association, who had (is! flown here by plane for Mr. Hoo vcr, only. 10 lind that the prciidun •.ouldn't even pssc with such ob vionsly very 8|>ecial and exlraor dlnary fish. Washington has a soft spot in it heart for Amos W. W. Woodcod the new prohibition director in tli Depailment of Justice. Woodcoe for years had charge of prohibi lion enforcement in Maryland a U. S. district attorney in Ball! more. But the capital's favorlle liquo as always been Maryland - rye hisky of all ascs. And it still Is. >es]iite efforts which were almost rodiyiuus, Mr. Woodcock ;never null any apparent inroads on the roducllon of Maryland's stills, •Ith the result- lhat Washington as never had to go on a gin basis so many cities.have. • * « In Washington the Hon. Smltl; ViUlnian Brookhart, senator from ix. seems rather. harmless.. He ocs noi rank the big s of the Senate and has been cltiiiij into the newspapers lately nly when, presenting evidence that onicoKC served hooch at a party. Uut In Chicago, where things re always nice and 'quiet" and eacciul and folks are easily alarm- d,' he appears to be regarded with ear. The Chicago • Journal of Com- nercc editorially accuses him of icing "a man who advocates' rcvo- ution by violence"—a "revolutionary" as the term "might be applied o William 2. Foster, the ialc liig Sill Haywocd, the late Lenin, the: present Trotzky and Ihe present Stalin." . . In Senator Brookhart the state of-Io\va has an outright red rcvo- ulionary in the United States Senate," insists the Journal. • « • Congressman- Tom Blantou ot rosss, biick in the House- after defeating the wid&w ot the man who succeeded him there when Blanton ran vainly for the Senate, has to bfart all over again as far as seniority is concerned. Thus pojr Ton hasn't been on a single co'minltlcL since his return..And lhat Is rathe lough because as a member ot District, of Colnmbia Committee h used to be able tu raise more hcl about, local affairs than the rest o C'onsrcss combined. Robbed of hi former facilities for publicitj Blanton came out the other day a the only man in the House to spea against the Wagner cmploymcn bills. Tom has been fighting labj for 20 years and labor has bee fighting Tom. The Texas congress man's idea was that the countr would be wasting money in the at tempt to do something abaut em 'ploymcnt and that a lot of-poop were unemployed because they wei too lazy to work. DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY Tuesday, August 12. For CTrevlt Judge JUDGE WILLIAM CARROLL. For County Jodie GEORGE W. BARHAM, (Reelection). ZAL B. HARRISON For Sberlff W- W. SHAVER (Re-election). CONTAIN EfGHl MILLION COCOONS, SPUN 6V SILKWORMS, ARE OFTEN COMPOSED OF A SttJSl-E CONTIN- tJOOS THREAD A HAlF A\ti.E IN LENGTH. For Counljr Treasurer W. W. HOLLIPETEB. JOE P. PRIDE. , For Circuit Camii Clerk T. W. POTTER. BILLY GAINES. For t'Mmy Court Ckrk MRS- JOHN LONG <Re-olertlon). For County Assessor J. S. DILLAHUNTY. ' JIM FOWLER, (Re-election). J. W. WATKTNS. For Justice ot the Peace • : Chickasiwba Township JOHN WALTON. ED WALKER. . • F»r County COTMMT W, H. STOVALL. •••"•• Tar Chkkuawba Tnrmbip C. B. BURCH. HARRY TAYLOR. ,. ROCKEFELLER'S BIRTH On July'8,'1839, John D. Rockefeller, -American capitalist, who before his retirement in 1911 was regarded the wealthiest man in modern history, possessing a fortune cst;ir.5tefi u* nigh as $l,000,000,Uu. was born at Richford, N. -Y. At the age. of 14 he moved to Cleveland, O., where, after, receiving a public school education, became a • clerk in a commission house. In less than four years he became-a:partner. With his partner he invested in a new business of. ; ;oll .refining." Within, 10 years, under' Rockefeller'.' leadership, established itself as the most important' factor in the petroleum industry "in America. Works 'ncl - live 'In 1865 the Standard Oil was-built at Cleveland an years later was consolidated with others to' form the Standard Of Company. In forming his columns it.:*as found he. had created ( a 'trust" in violation of the law and was therefore compelled to dissolve t. lie then formed separately operated companies. Rockefeller devoted much - time and money to the promotion of various educational, religious and charitable Interests. In 1892 he established the University of Chicago, to which he made gifts exceeding 523,000.000.. He built and Initially endowed the Rockefeller Institut.i lor medieal research at a cost.of $4,000,000. At the end of 1921 it was estimated his benefactions exceeded $500,000,000. MISTAKES IDENTITY FT. WAYNE, Ind.' (UP) — Fred Hamilton' may look every inch Ihe sheriff of Allen county when he is around here, but not LO in Indianapolis, he found out recenlly. Indianapolis police stopped his red- light-equipped official car when he was taking three prisoners to the Indiana state farm at Putnainville a short time ago. It has become the custom for ruin runners : to add red lights to their machines and stars to their licence plates to give their 'cars an "official" air, Hamilton was told. Eye Trouble Often Due to InfccLcd Teeth or Tonsils ;IIV nil. .MORRIS FISIIKKIN 1 rtilor. Jnurnal of Hie': Medical Assori.Uir.n, and uf lly- cri.i. the. llcalUl SlilCiuillr ;'. For at least twenty years the m- tresl of medicine lias been cen- tred particularly ii]K>n U:e nn.v,sl- Ilily lhat iufcclions in liie ircth. oiisils. Joints and in other placc-s— >o-c,Tllcd local infcctiniiF-ni.iy bf arried to the eye, the heart, the Tain, (he spinal cord, nr .ith:r pacts and Ihcrc new ir.troUons b3 ct up, Ot particular ir.ii-rrst is he manner in which tl-.c rye may become infected in fnis manner. Hecci-.tly Dr. A. F. M.irC'.iKan of Condon has described v.iriin:-, if disorders of the eye \\h:cli were elicvcd by the recognition t>f such in infection and by its rcmovBl. Of particular interest VUVL- t ; cafes in which the eyes were constantly filled with film: or (oars— a symptom called lacnma:ion. A woman 32 years o':d vvl.n.,; were Always watering WAS in'.nid to have a considerable iiur.lH r ot badly inteclcd leeth. No oiiicr e lor such a disturbance ol ;he could be ascertained, \vi.rn the Icolh eondition cleared ;.-,\ rnc oyo condition cleared up prni: , 'iv. 'fi^ result may have bcc;i oiurlurncc but It U reasonable lo at-iifvi- t^a there might also be n c.i-.;-c ,iui eflect relationship. Inflammation of the eyelids 1 quite frequently associated with he presence of enlarged and in- cctcd tonsils. Sometimes Ihcse con- dilions arc treated by lotions and ointments and by the provision ol s and they will seem lo im>rove temporarily, but the improve- ncnt will nol be permanent until the infected teeth and tonsils arc removed. The most serious of the types ot infection arc ulcers of the eyr which quile frequently are associated with infections in the mouth. In the presence of ulccrallon with a severe infection of the mouth, it U advisable that the denial treatment be immediate, since every moment of delay'may make the condition more serious. There are, of course, certain forms'of disorders of the eye which are apparently In no way related to (oca! infection; tor example, cata? ractr. In an attempt to handle this condition numerous cases have been studied In which every possible foi- ci of infection have been relieved and. yet the cataracts did not Improve nor ' wa sthcir development delayed. It-is quite possible lhat the disturbance r>f the eye is caused not by the germ carried to the eye but by the development of Ihe nolson- oiit products of the germs and the effects of these poisons upon tr.p, tissue of the eye. It has long been ] When the easiest way is the best way. . . There arc no two ways about it! Certainly the easiest way to get the most for every dollar you spend is to buy products that you know about through the ad- vertisentents in your daily paper. You don't have to go out and look for buying opportunities. The advertisements bring them to you. And'all you need do is consider the facts, compare values and decide on the soap or the sedan that best fits your judgment and your pocketbook. Certainly the best way of making your money go farthest is to buy, merchandise of proved value. Advertised merchandise. Merchandise that is bought and used by many people. • Merchandise that must be superlatively good enough for its maker to keep calling it tortlie attention of people day after day and year after year. This is the service—of convenience and profit—that the advertisements offer you-every day. It will pay you to read them regularly, and take advantage of evv. erything they can do for you.

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