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PAGE fOtlE THE PLVJPyEVIJLLE COURIEB NEWS •••* THE COpniBR NEW8 CO.' 'H. >T. HAINES, PublUtar flole National Advertising Representatives: Arkansas Dallies, rhe!, Ntw Yorit, Chicago, De- fro'lt, St. I/biUs, Dallas, Kansas City, Memphis. • Published Every Afternoon Except Sunday Entered as second class mater at the post office' at BlyUievllle Arkansas, under act of Congress, October 9, l6n. Served by the TJlilted Press SUBSCRIPTION RATES Cy carrier In' the City 61 Blytheville, 15c per week, or 65c per month. : By tnnll, jvlthlh A "radius of 50 miles, $3.00 per year, $1.50 for six months, 75o for three months; by mall in postal zones two to six, Inclusive, {6.50 'per year; in zones seven and eight ,$10.1)0 per year, payable in advance. On Tree Pruning Confessing Unit our knowledge ul' tlie proper-methods of Ircn pruning is ycry negligible \\c have rcj'used lo bu drawn into any discussion of the advantages of the various methods until / authentic information could Ijc obtained. •.. \Ve believe \ve liuve that information in an by Kithard 1). Stevens, assistant forester of .the University of Arkansas College of Agriculture. ••:.-' Mr. Stevens declares'that a considerable amount of tree butchery hikes place each year because of the misguided elforts of well meuninj; pcr- , sons who work hard and all but spoil ;. their trees. ,:•' He lays clown three basic rules to be adhered to in pruning .shade trees. 'They are: ••••' "1. In pruning a tree never leave _ f stubs b.ut remove tjie branch or limb '•'.-ill 'its origin. * "I 2."Ncver allow the branch to strip ,thc bark Ijelgw the cut as it fulls. "3. Always cover 'exposed \vood willi mite.nH'CKii' dressing xiieli as creo- ", Hole paint, slieJlac or one oi' iiiaiiy com; nibrcial preparations." ; It is hardly possible to suggest gcn- ; oral rules for choosing limbs-, or b'nui- - chcs to be removed says Mr. Slovens. : Deud, dying or badly injured branches r should always be taken ofV. Outside of ; these one must consider the shape and ; form of the tree as it |s ;md the shape, ;' and form which is desired. > ; . If the form desired"can Iru sWimcd ' fi'om the tree as it is, careful .study • will indicate which limbs should be rc- • moved lo obtain (he desired ell'eet, hi: : points out. The guiding principle lo be borne in mind in choosing is (hat once ! a Jinib is removed it cannot, be rcplac- . ctl and Ihe renioval of large limbs ai- 1 ways leayes large gaps in the crown. ' _ If an unsightly tree is to be removed -' it is best to' start a new. tree before ; remoyiug .the old one Mr. Stevens - says. } March \yituls usually bring mil kites . J» large itumbeVs itiid sa/clv OI-KIIIU- xalioiLs (i)Hl the occasion „„« for Uu: ; .siiuiHlinjf of ; well as children.' Ypars ago \\-licn most of tliu presnn, JHltills. were youngsters the (lying u f kites was attended with liufc ], ; , v:an | 9UT WAY BLYTHEVILLE (ARK.) eoUJRIER NEWS There \vux plenty of open .fpaco jn which lo ; nai find few diiiigci'H. Most of Ihe newly crcatcid lia'/.fu'd;> now »rc electrical. The major Inward comes from the use of wire or tinsel curd for lute .sli'iiiK.s ;uul several serious acc'idc'nts have resulted from thc'ir use. Tinsel cord is made of cotton witli <-t line niulaj 'st,rnii(I i-iiniiing through il. This niclitl slritiul is mi electrical cou- linctor. The Inleniiitiotiitl Association of KleetricMl inspectors reports that out; of its members found on sale in a store tinsel cord with a label on the box which read "CIo Fly Your Kile." If possible Idle flying should be confined to I/lien fields fur away from electric .sitfiw, iioycr lines and telephone wires. At the least no lute Airing which could conduct electrical current should be used. An, Austrian S 'Hie same day that American HKWS- Ifitjiurs (Hiljlislied the news of Ger- iiiiin.v'.s complelt- iibsorjitioii of Austria, which 'meant the historical deai.h of that little slate ' advertisements appeared with ihis headline: "We siiy- iiesl an Austrian .summer." I'l-epared in advance by, the Attslrinn State Tourist 'Department, the advertisements fiirt her admonished the American reader to "Co native in Alpine Tyrol, ((ttainl Vwnll>er%. Kxplorc Goth- \ ic Innsbruck. I'liuife into Salzburg's lieady whirl. Uelax by tli ? SalxK-am- mergut Lukes; recapture romance on 'the beautiful blue Danube,' in historic Vienna, the sci.itiiiiental heart of Ku- i'<ipe. ijngui 1 ' by C'ai-itHhia's smiling waters." N»w these woultl be pretty words, if Jlerr Ilillei- hadn't decided all of a Kiuklen thsil he might just as well yi'ab oil 1 his native country while the big European powers were busy at other things, gome unpleasantness probably will come of anschluss of Austria to Germany and I here is just .« e.luuice that anyone lingering by C'ariiilhJa'.s smiling waters this summer .will get a ijuaiiu hullct in him or pci-haps inhale the heady fragrance of . ; ' iwi^on gases. ..... ' - 1 An Amei-ican sit miner m i K ht be safer. America has lost it :l c i Kmcc lo sc ,. vo | Uc world because «-c failed :i( (he Treaty r.f Versailles. We could have established pence tail we blundered foollslily._Noriniin Thonus. * * » We never hud ciiongh fuotl. I've l,;.d l, c llcr food in jail than I've hail siure 1 „•,,., mairka. --Mrs. Mar^iiret Tlmmscn. West Babylon, K. Y.. accused ot murdering |,cr two children rnlli- cr Ilian sec tlicm die of Marvation. * * • 'flic Him ha(red for Jcu.s li;i;; refilled ii.jui tin- !.l)rcad of a false belief Ihnt all .lews ; m Coimiiunisis. William K. »«(<(, former U. B. innba.'vvador to Ccrnuiny, * * * I figure a fellow laals longer in lw:;cu.ill Hum in foolb.'.ll, ivliich i.s inetty tousii.-"Sliii-jiir ' 1 By Williams THEY GOT A B1& GOVERNMENT ORDER PER. GUM CARRIAGES BUT YOU'LL WEVER SEE ME V/ORK1N' ON' EM I'LL QUIT REST-. I'M AGIN) THAT STUFF.' MAKirJ' MACHINES TO KILL PEOPLE.-NOT ME! I'LL GO RIGHT OVEE TO THE AUTO FACTORY " 'GET A JOS' HE'S A NUT 1 WHY, AUTOS' KILL MOR.E PEOPLE THAN ALL TH' THAT WAS A TERRIBLE WORRY, THOUGJ-l . X WORKED ON THEM GUN CARRIAGES TUEV tvAADE HERE THIR.TV V6MX AGO THE COAST.ARTIL- EVER MADE.'/ LERV AN' THINK. OP . TH 1 VEAKS OF WORf^V I'VE HAP THINKIN' SOME MIGHT 6ET CAU&HT IN TH' I MADE.' FRIDAY, MABCH 1|, 1938 SIDE GLANCES By George Clark UMTI- le.-ini her work—everyone does il for her.' THIS CURIOUS WORLD Ferguson <3IVEN A FAMOUS STTREETT __J_N J-Of^lDON, IS A THE ORIGINAL NAME, , (P/4W1F; /&.•*'^r .\ ~ ,& i T, ' i&&Ji , ' NEAR HALLE, GERAAANX AS A REMINDER. OP A . VEARSA3D, A SERVANT WAS ' EXECUTED FOR. THE THEFT OF A , WHICH AcmJAl_t_V HAD BEEN STOLEN BY A RAVEN/ WHEN ONE BIRD DIES. ANOTHER, INJ ITS STEAD IMMEDIATELY •^Z-^ COM. l»ll K HlAtllHKf. IHC. , KANSAS; A LAW, LIMITS EACH HOUSEHOLD TO ^^ _ THE recent ,| c: m, of one of Mcrseburg'.s ravens served «,' call at icnli«n to (he strange custom mention,! abmc. Nevermore, .upp^cdly .v.l the ca.lic bo wiu , 011 i Ollc ot ,,, cse birc , s of in - o]nc]i; ^ " S it0iC " W! ' S " VaIU "" C 0 ' 1C 1;C '°" Bi " l! '° " 1C BL5110P Thi ' NJiXT: TI... I,,,,,,- when S |iriii B officially arrives. by (j)' S<jj;uin MV in;. .IKIKKI.S M.SHBI;I,V Kilitnr. .liuimal of Die 'Aiiirrii'in A! c il i c'a 1 As.M)i-i:llinn. :n»t i,f Kincn we know that Ihr l>li«ir| j r ;n»v inlcclious tcn:l. n ry with it subslnnccs tliil nu liiclcctive a'-jaiiist Itial tliscaw. iln idea dcvclopnl some years ;i ;<i |i protect the child against m^ir. by injccling it willi (hr blood r>l •> child \vlio had alrcntlv h.ij H I? '.case or who was jiist rcc-rivcmr' from it. Mar.y <Ioclors rcporlcd Hi;,' : , in.i!;ctit,:i t>[ a small cininuui ,,; ( |. ( I'liid material irom thv tit.-.,,-, ',,; tin: child «ho liad' recr:-. "IT:I ;:,,;,] mcas'cs into nnoliicr child u-,:,!;, r-rofrt ngain-,1 tho :i-.!i\-tinn. i' tlimiiorc, In tlia-.c iiiM;n:ce. ii which il 'did not prefer! "jinpli'!,-!.. aisninsl the tnfcciion. it inr/iic., ( j the attack ot mcaslr: Hinco il is known that the mother can f'Mnsmit protective materla' against. inrasl«-s to Ihc cliild "tin idea occurred to some investigators lo j.-rep.irc nwtrrial taken (rom flic 1 issues In- uhii-li the growing clii'-' is allachht in tlic . tody "of It., mt-.lhcr uiirl lo use dial" inatrrin as a protective substance again: measles. Tliis has been tried in considerable number, cf cases "" I Announcements r i lr .,,| "Ihe protection i., ni since thn jiiaierin: do-, i,o'_ remain ImiR in the bwiy t>; n-.c child that is Injected, nor <!',--, it sMiimlur the (lcvelo)invnt ..) adtiiiioiiai i,' n - Ifrhl. Howrvri. ,1,0 vHitc.-tlnn .-.cciiird lt> last «:nic mslain'c-. dial the mjtrti, crnt :.ernm n m , ,,| Hie roiu • ilos- r n um Jlv( . ,, ai<;r ,- duio Vl ,, s ,, r , t c ;j; t lo Ihi- ( ,i V 'a.,,, , u i| ,; 0[ |nevnn [ls dcvolopinenl. TIV H-I nm must \ K Eivci. unmcdiacly after txi; 3 ,uie 01 Cicn tefore cx;,o im e oi the cliild lo-thc- (li:e,i: : c. When this .srrm,, r - • , i, ,], C u insc-ilcd int : ; sdci eUhcr on the ,,m cv the thijh or into the bul- Die Coifncr Ncir.s lias Been .- i.horixcd to nakc formal announce- nient of Ihc lollo^yinj candidate.' fcr public onicc, subject'to the 1 Democratic primary 'August 0. For Countr Treasurer n. i, (BILLY/ GAINES 1'or S.lirtilT anil Collector HALE JACKSON'"' County. foarl Clerk T. W. POTTER Vor County Ta\ Assessor w. w. (Bunny 1 ! WATSOJJ BRYANT STEWART For (,'omity and I'robatc Judge DOYLK HENDERSON l-'nr rirnilt CourtCfe'rk H.\RVfrV MORR1H I nr Cniinly Kr|irr»iil'alivcs W. W. FOWLER Tl'.e Courier "News hus been au- thorizcd to make formiil announcement of the following candidates for city offices at the Blytlievillc municipal election April 5. Vor City Clerk MISS 'KUTH BLYTHB I'or City Attorney ROY E. NELSON lur J'liM Waul Aldciiiun JESS WHITE CAST OK 1'IMHAC'J'EHS CONS.TArvC'K MAH)\VKI,I._ llrToim-i the uliiiiil-in. - • m;ui:i( .UANi'llON— an nrllil M h.i lu\ i'0 iu — ; y iir^i. iiii.iii.-r.AKDi-: Tm>uvAia>— Kfn-l; unln K..I her i>i rlr:i/1. Ycktonhij i Tin- ritrnti^r querr nmiul llie jirlce of her ilrrtt* tvrna tuit to hi- a KluncJ-iu modeling Jot* Jnr C-gmit,.. |!ul hlic Is not lo licar the Inat of (iifn, CHAPTER VIII 'THE smartly luilorcd * young woman who had talked with Papa Anlon was in the dressing room when Constance went down to change into her last costume. One of Ihe olher girls—the red- hiiiml one with Ihe sultry eyelashes and sulky mouth—was saying lo her, "How should I know? We thought you'd sent her as a itanct-in for Lucille." As Constance hoiilatccl al (he entrance, the newcomer turned ,-. II," she said with something almost like 'unwilling' amusement, after all, tills is-our show, you know. p 0 y 0 u mc sn to leil ine— wait a minute!" Her eyes narrowed. "That coal was sold as part of a trousseau. I remcrt^bor because il was'part of a rather large order—so large that (he saleswoman who handled it was quite' set up about it, . . . And the customer w|io bought it was to' be married today." "•••' "70s." Constance said. "I was to have uc'on ' m'avrie'd' today. But •J['VK seen you somewhere bo: I'ore." Elsa O'Dare was studying /icr with ii meditative attentive, ness. "You were wearing blue —Jisl the shade'of your eyes. Of course! The Portrait of a Lady m Blue. . . . And there was a sciuib in Danforth's column in the Dispatch—sonietliing about' your engagement lo Derc); Hanthon. girls in my dcpartincnt and said with quiet uulhorily, "Oh I thought it terrilieally romantic. And still"—perhaps noticing Con- you arc! I am Elsa O'Dare, Sup- Jew Mr. Anton's assistant, pose we step in here for minutes." Itiside the small oilice beyond, Miss O'Dare shut the door and faced Constance curiously. Al close range she seemed older llian she had upslairs—a little tired; but very much alive and sure of herself, and exquisitely groomed to Ihc last detail. Her eyes, which were a clear, cool green, were penetrating, bill not entirely unfriendly, "Now," she began quietly, "perhaps you had belter begin by telling me who you arc, and jusi what you think you're doirig here. 1 happen to remember," slic went on, "although Mr. Anlon did not know il, (hat gray coat you wore in here could not possibly have been listed for the show today because p j|. •old several days ago. It was the only one of its kind, and it has'not been returned to the store.'" "You sold it—yes," Constance said. "To me." "Do I understand—V Of course some of our competitors have used inspired tactics from time to lime"—Klsa O'Da.rc's eyes were like green ice—"just whom are you representing 1 ;" "Myself." The situation was so inciedibly fantastic that Constance was beginning (o enjoy it. Miss O'Dare's beautifully manicured hands moved in a gesture of complete frustration. i V**!'" <iui.ji.lUK VrfUII™ stance's piteous attempt nl self- conlrol, she broke off and finished swiftly, "Suppose we let this drop for Ihc present. You—' 1 "No," Constance said more steadily than she could Wave believed possible. "1 tlilhk we'd better clear this up here and'now Miss O'Dare. I came here to meet a Mrs. Major for luncli and talk about ;i Job. • Since my—my wedding had to be 'postponed, '1 wanted something to do for a few weeks." ' Constance was finding H strangely easy' lo explain 1 to' this quiet young woman 'with the candid green eyes ''which could' be at the same lime so piercing and so kind. ; •'••• •-. "Tlial order at your store was ;i large one,' Miss O'Dare—large enough lo swallow up my whole bank account. . v \Vell, Mrs. Major didn't turn up... 1 was jiist beginning lo realize that that job was definitely oiit when 'Mr. Anton mistook me for one 'of your models. And—well, 1 Ihoiighl. 'Why 'not, if 1 can get away with "All light!" Elsa O'Dare got up With one of her characteristically cleaii-cul, decisive ' movements. 'Lucille won't be out of'the Hospital for weeks. 'You've hought it. . . . Now you've got one more outfit to model today,' haven't you? Better—" ' gHE broke off, her green 'dyes suddenly dubious. •'•''' ""•'••' '•• "1 siipposc'yotrknow that y-dur final display is 'a 'wedding outfit', don't you?" she askccl.' "I know," Constance nodded. the substance, which is called human immune globulin, is now also •iscrt in many places lo prevent the development of the disease. * * » Tcoplc are frequently confused as lo (he different varieties of measles. We hear them called red measles, black measles, ll-da/ measles, 21- day measles, ordinary measles, and German measles. Actually! there arc just two main varieties: measles and German measles—the latter being an entirely different and distinct, Of ordinary measures there may be. varying degress of severity, " the most severe being Ujal in which there arc hemorrhages into the skin. This is actually hcmorrhaglc or black measles. Occasionally l!ier<? are exceedingly virulent cases in which all of Ihc body is severely infected and in which the patient dies in a few days. Elsn O'Dare said with tlic nearest 'approaclT to hesitation Constance had seen in her manner, "Ttils show is really important' to inc. We're slagini; it ralliej- c)ab- oralely, you know—bridesmaids, pages, wedding march—air the trimmings—" "I know," Constance .said dryly. "EverylhJng but (he groom." "Yon wouldn't IcJ. m'e down, would you? Jl may be a little—1 mean—" • ' "Don't worry. H I'm templed to hysteria, I shall remind myself/ that my .telephone bill is due to-\ morrow." ' Constance did not Know that as she passed, a little pale in her while velvet and gossamer veil, sentimental old ladies wiped their eyes, young girls dreamed, and men looked thoughtful. * * * WHEN it was over, and Con*•' stance had taken off Her wedding Cmery, she found Elsa O'Dare waiting for her in the little office off the dressing room. ' "Before you decide to go into this,"Miss IWaidwell," she said, "I want you to''tmderstan'd exactly what you're getting'into.' The publicity 'department of on establishment like' ours' is no nlace for' people wiili tender sensibilities-. We are tailed fo : a pretty ; high tension; cud people who arc hurried and worried seldom hiive tiriic or' inL-;;nntion"'to consider olher 'people's feelings very'ten- derly. .'. . YOU, like everv one else in Ifie depart me:ir, will V:e a con- slant tin-Set' Jo;- criticism, faultfinding, buck-passing, r.--»d backbiting tVoni oilier: 'depw'tp'icnls all over the plant." <••• "I suppose the cnhr wiswor to 1 Dial is'(hat'I fan tnr.c' it," Con- ' stance said; '" ; : ' • • "You'll have lo. S-^iieiinvs i!.'.; like living in ;i psychotic ward. . . . Personally I raiheV civjo 1 - ii"— Elsa O'Dare grinned a S'.irtvris-n^iy boyish '''arm—"jtohapd ' "because I've grown up willi it. revha-is because I'm Irish ami like' a Ugh';. . .' I'm telling you this bcciuse you seem to have had a rollicr different background from most df our girls.'" ' " !1 -' : "r think I'd like lo try," Cpn- ;iance insisted. ' " '• She went home with instruction!; to report at Barllcll's at 8:'3o tomorrow. Her ni-st day in |l lo store left icr a little giddy with all she had seen and experienced. After leaving her bus at Die :orner, she almosl ran the half jlock lo,, the apartment .'house, lungry for the teller from,'Ocrek :hat she hoped would be wailing for her. ' ' ' - " • (To Be Continued) A .square plate, when moved through 'the air. develops greater lircsstire when held 1 at an anglc'of 38 dcji-rps than whcit it is .straight ii|) and dov.-n, at 30 <Ic»rccs. OUR BOATING HOUSE C.ClC Destroys Cricket Horde and Finds Fun HENO. N'ev. lUP) — Let Angcl'j Camp have its jumping' frogs and Coallnga' its leaping librned toads, because only Nevada' can boast of mormon crickets trained for' competitive distance hopping. ' Crews of W.PA workers, who trapped and killed 133 boxcars of crickets (lining tnc Vifi control .season, had their fun. according lo a rc|X>rt 0)1 Die work submitted 16 Gilbert, C. Ross, stale WPA ad- mimstrator. Not the least cnlerUunini; of Micir leisure honi- activities were Hie cricket'derbies, in wliicli small bcls were jilaccd on favorile en- Irics. "There was considerable lalk ol cnlcrin; the champion juinpcis in the frog contests in Calaveras county," Ihc report said, "but California would ilbl allow the entry for fear of starting cricket propagation in that''state.' 1 ' Then there was the slory of ttic inlo.xiciiletl stranger vvlio cliosc t'> Bleep drr his jag-put in 'the brush. "".\ylicn a fencing crew stumbled across him, they f fouml him com- lilelely covered .by Voracious crick- els nibbling aivay greedily on his apparel," ihc report continued '/and not hesitating' ( o take an occasional nip of lib person"' Mild Law Stops Marriage MO.UNT VERNON, Q. (UP) _ The law was given prcference'ovcr in the case of Clyde Vess He was charged willi reckless driving in a school zone, subsequently haled before Justice Charles W Haves who fined .yc'ss $10 aiid costs. The fine was suspended, 'but Vess iold | Ihc court that paying Ihc cosis i prevented him from carrying out. immediately .his .intended" marriage. Arthur Lit.tlc, a Boston clieniLst cncc made a silk purse from a sow's car b,y dissolving out' Ihc gelatin, which lie squirled through a spiuncrct anil solidilied into a filament. The 'filaments ""were twisted huo threads and these were knit inlo a purse. AVE A CARE YOU CRO\VP HM,

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