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The Daily Clintonian from Clinton, Indiana · Page 4

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Thursfh-y, December 3, 1936 The Daily Clintonian, Clinton, Indiana Page Four THE DAILY CLINTONIAN Founds 1912 NEWS RECEIVED FROM FAIRVIEW Established as The Weekly Cllutouiaa 18H0 The Clinton riainaeaier ausoruea iu George L. Carey fcd''r " P"bliher ntered at the l'osteffice at Clinton. Indiana, as Second Clsas Matter. Member Indiana Republican Editorial Association Ed Simpson's Sons, Charles and Edward, Spend Weekend With Father MOVIES ha i.i'' sl.: " AT TIIK (KH.rMlllA No one can complain of lack of action or amusing surprises In this delightfully dally murder mystery romance of Heportcr Brian Donlevy and Frames Hoe. She is ncnultted of one murder charge only lo he-ronie enmeshed by several more when she Is invited lo visit 111 the Inline of Helen W'estley and Henry Stephenson. Two poison murders National Advertising Representative: CI HO. B. DAVID CO. lilnf) Wrlgley Illdg., Chicago. Cicneral ,M..toi I'.h'g . Detroit 110 Kant 42nd St.. New York fore. Tell him that he COULD be something, that he had real talent, that he'd be a great painter some day, and people would be proud la know him, and some day they'd come to look at the house where he had lived in Spanish Pass, the way they did now to see the little house where Mark Twain had once lived, up near Angel's Camp. And now he had his arms arouad her. His face was close to hers. She was looking into his dark, troubled eyes, questionlngly, a little worried. He had his arms around her, and that was nothing he'd often done it before, but . . . this was differ- cnt. . . . This. . . . She could see her own image In his eyes, and now there were tears He looked at Christie, at her skin that was smooth, pink satin, at her shimmering, gold colored hair. He'd always known that she was beautiful, but until this minute he'd never realized. . . "Well, I better be going. Ill bo seeing you again." She swallowed the last of the chocolate caramels, and divided the remaining three butterscotch ones between the fivo drooling dogs that had congregated at the rustle of the candy bag. "Wait a minute, and I'll get on my jeans and ride back as far as Piatt's with you. Dad had to go to the city, so I'm going to stay with Gladys for a couple of days." When she stood up the little white Phone 117 Phone 41 are laid al her door. Charles llnt-lerwnilh snd Klienne (liiurdnt are FAIRVIKW, Dec. .1 Edward Simpson of Toledo, O., and Charles Simpson of South Bend were the weekend guests of their father, Ed Simpson. i Mr. and Mrs. Claude Halls and family had as Sunday guests Mr. and Mrs. Edwin HedRes and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Marion Neidllnger of Clinton), and Mr. and Mrs. Elton Sanders of Uidgefarm. III. Mr. and Mrs. Ony Simpson of Toledo, ()., were Saturday ufternoon concerned in Hie mysterious gnillFS- nn. You'll enloy the stormy ro- THE DAILY CLINTONIAN'S PLATFORM: 1. To further every interest of Parke and Vermillion counties. 2. To assist the revival of the Indiana coal mining industry. 3. To cooperate in solving Vermillion County's unemploy. ment problem. 4. To beautify Clinton and make it the most attractive city of its size in the state. Riiesls of Mrs. Alice Vales and fam ily. Epwnrlh league of Fairview M K. church held a meeting at the home of Rev. and Mrs. Harold R Holchkiss. Election of officers for the coming year was held resulting as follows: president, Ross Clark; first vice president. Betty Jean Cunningham; second vice president. John Fonrannon; third vice president. Robert Shew; fourth vice president. Retty Simpson; secretary treasurer. Louise Clark. Miss Dora Sanders of Ridsefarm, 111., spent a few days with Mr. and Mrs. Claude Halls and sons. Mr. and Mrs. Snm Pierce 'entertained Ihe Neighbor club Friday. IS HISTORY TRUE? The search for truth is usually worshipped in a very abstract 'lanner by individuals who, when they come lo a clash between the icts and their prejudices, are extremely reluctant to substitute th rmer for the latter. . A study of history, recording the experiences of past Renera-fns, is valuable to a student only when the past is examined ob-crively and the true facts presented. Yet, it is notorious that his ry books have been written from various angles to support national, religious and social views. Hendrik Willem van Loon, noted historian and author, urges that teachers adopt a method of approach like lhat of the physician trying to make a correct diagnosis. The doctor, he says, does not take sides but observes all phenomena. l ie has nothing personal against the ailment but seeks to correct the wrong which exists in the physical body. '. Mr. van Loon says, "Every nation in Europe has taught its national history from its own particular little angle," that Catholics inanee. The comedy has to do Willi "Peaeelill Kcla I ions." F.IHllMJ I'HF.SIM" AT Till.; WAIiASII The Kay east rounded up Tor this guaranteed gloom-chaser jneludes Jean llemiell. looking preliler than ever. Cary flraiil. Ceol'go Hanci-oft. Cone I.ockhart, lues Conrlney. Con nul Xagol and William Ilemarosl. Cary and .loan are rival newspaper reporters quite good al llleir joh though iheir allilude is of Ihe devil-may rare type. When they win annual awards for Rood reporting they prnmplly lose their medals In a crap Ramie with the elevator hoy. etc. Cary reTorms and becomes city editor while .loan Roes lo Ihe oily and gels encased to Conrad Nagcl, who takes life seriously enough to write hooks alioul it. Cary rushes hack to win his old sweetheart hut finds it tough going for awhile. A novelty on "Steel." an Oswald carloon and. Paramount News are special shorts. 'Till'. CAPTAIN'S KID' AT THU I'Al.ACIC Cute little Sybil Jason plays a rich youngster from the city who is spending her summer visiting her uncle. Cuy Kihhee. a grizzled old sea captain who never wearies of telling tall tales of his pirate days. When her uncle gets involved in a self-defense shooting over burled treasure. Sybil proves she can tell tall tales too and almost puts him in the chair. The casual way in which Ihe captain wanders in and November 27. including Mrs. An drew Johnson and daughters Mar (ha and Hone, Mrs. Ora Weaver Mrs. Waneta Pierce and family. Mr Frank Wiltermood and son, Mrs. SYNOPSIS Christine Cooper, 17 and lovely, is the daughter of the rich and eccentric Adolphui Cooper, who made his money in the Klondike, never speaks of the past, and hates cities. Indolent by nature, and already well along in years, he never assumed the . position that his wealth might have given him. Instead, he built a home in tht California Mother Lode country, near little town called Spanish Pass. Whils he dreams of the great things he will do for Christie by and by, she grows up with the boys and girls of the mountain community, an innocent and adventurous young tomboy. Left slone in the Isolated ranch house for a few days, she is visited by a childhood chum and sweetheart. Gene Dubois. CHAPTER II He sat on the veranda railing, dangling his feet, while she went into the cooly shaded house. It was comfortable here, on the Cooper place. If you could live in a place iilte this, with ice, and electric lights and plumbing and everything, living in the sticks wouldn't be so bad. She came back with two clinking, frosted glasses. "Orange juice. I found a whole pitcher of it in the ice box. That was all the chocolate cake, but there are lots of these cookies. . . . Gene, are you going to stay home for good?" "I don't know. Guess so. Oh, I don't care. My Uncle Paul got the chance to do Mrs. Jennings' assessment work she's got a claim over by Whiskey Slide so he's leaving Monday, and I had to come back. Oh, I don't care. I might as well be working in a dairy in Spanish Pass, as a gas station in Sacramento. It isn't as if I could do as I want, anyway " She nodded, a little embarrassed. She knew what he meant She knew more than he intended she should know. About him. About his troubles. She knew, what he hoped she didn't know, about his folks. About big Pete Dubois, who always a little tipsy, and usually good natured, could fly into sudden frightful tempers, and beat up his entire family with the old rawhide whip that hung in the shed, a step from the Dubois back door. She knew why mournful little Madame Dubois, with her grey head swathed in a woolen shawl, would not venture beyond the turkey run for days at a time. Why Adrienne, Gene's little sister, stayed out of school sometimes, and what had caused the thin white scar that sometimes showed so plainly on Gene's olive cheek. And she knew, what he didnjt mind her knowing about his ambition to be an artist. He had sketched her, for years. He had sketched every tree for miles. He had sketched the ruined mine shafts, the old prospectors, the tumbledown adobes on the fringe of the town. But that was a secret too, for old Pete Dubois wouldn't stand for such "nonsense." . . . She lowered her eyes. While she had been thinking about Gene he had been looking at her. "What are you looking at me funny, for?" "You look nice in a dress, he said, flushing a little. "Oh, I wear them all the time now, except when I'm riding. Aunt Nettie had fits over the kind of clothes I used to wear. Anyway, this sort of thing is cool " She patted a sheer white ruffle, swung a slim, stockinglesB leg that ended in a white, strapped sandal. "You look nice In them," he said gain. Ha had to say something. He couldn't tell her that he'd never before thought of her as a girl. A girl with whit ruffles, and high heels. A girl . . . maybe not so different from the other girls he'd played around with In Sacramento (n the spring. . . . A. F. Pierce. Mrs. Oliver Kile and sons Conrad and Jack and Jeanelta Payton. Dinner was served and a social time was enjoyed by all. Louis Malanowsik'i. who is In a veterans' hospital at Dayton, O., Is (jever try to teach history trom the point ot view oi martin muiir staProtestants do not invoke the memory of Ignatius Loyola "when recTies to the inquisition and such like matters." fourHe does not thinjt that the truth, particularly in regard to the dot, is always findable, but that there is an approximation of the h to be discovered. He couldn't tell her that he'd never before thought of her as s girl. dress clung to her warm body, re still iir a serious condition. Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Prevoe and Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Cum of Chicago spent Thursday -with Harry flum and family, Mrs. Bertha Ballock and son George of Clinton spent Tuesday wilh Mrs. Ethel Mieldaizs and family. Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Folden spent Monday in Torre Haute. Mirkie. little son' of Mr. and Mrs. vealing its sculptured rounaness. The pinto, quietly nibbling the cool green clover of the "lawn," had just come into her range of vision. She Raw the saddle bags, the rolled blankets back of the big stock saddle. "Gene! You're going on a trip I out of jail makes a big hit with the CENTER COUPLE IN ANNIVERSARY Mr. and Mrs. Jake Botner Are Married 30 Years; Have "Oh! Oh, yes, I thought I'd go up the mountain a way, where it's Leonard Prulbelre Is confined to his cool just lor a coupie oi oays. i don't know, maybe I won't go. I" audience. May Itohson carries on iu great style as the shrewish aunt with whom Kihhee has been in love folio, these .10 years. Jane P.ryan anil Fred Lawrence are the romantic "Gene, what are you looking at Guests Sunday son spent Thursday with his parents. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Murray. Mr. and Mrs. ('. C. Hntner entertained several of their friends with a cird party and supper Saturday niiiht. Mrs. Lawrenee Heber and daughter. Dorothy Jean spent Sunday eve-nins; with Mrs. Ray Heber and family. Mr. and Mrs. Milton Crane and ehildren spent Sunday with Mr. and M r U osey ( ' rosby and fa in i ly of Clinton. Johnnie, Fonrannon of Upland spent the weekend at E. E. Hell's. Man ford Myers and family visited Mrs. Dean of Fairview Sunday. me so funny tor.' "I'm not! I was just thinking. . Christie " home with illness. Mrs. Herscfiel Robertson returned home to Torre Haute Monday nrter-noon.- Mr. and Mrs. James Voto and family spent Sunday with Rev. and Mrs. Murray of Covington. ' couple. Little Miss Jason puts over a sung called "I'm Ihe Captain's in bis, and his hold on her was tighter, so tight that he was hurtin; her. She wanted to tell him that, but his face was so near to hers now. . . . She shut her eyes, and his mouth closed over hers. "Christie I love youl I love you! I love you " It didn't matter that she was crushed, that he was hurting her now. Gene loved her, and Ihe loved him. This was what you read abou' f in books, this was the miracle of wonder and beauty. . . . This was life and death and agony and ecstasy come to her . . . today. . . . "Christie, don't you love me, too? Darling, you must love mo, too Say it! Say it!" She clung to him, nodding her tousled golden head. From the back garden, where the apricots were ripening on the trees, came the wrangling ox the bluejays. The pink Castillian roses that climbed almost to the top of the fiine snear the porch, gave off their angnid, dusty perfume in tha afternoon heat "Christie, tell met You must tell mel" But it was all too new, too beautiful and terrible and devastating. She could only cling to him, shielding her dazzled eyes from the light that was brighter than the sun. (To Be Continued) CorrUhl. . .".. SUM FmIuim $jatLuU, b& Kid." CENTER, '. 3 Mr. and Mr... uUe Hdtncp cnlPrluiiH'rt the I'mIImw-ng guests to dinniT -Sunday iu lum-r of their 30th wedding annivrr-ary: Mr. and Mrs. Parett Haiin and He put out his hands, in a sort of hopeless gesture. "Oh, you don't understand. What do you know about what I'm up against? You've got everything, and I never had a chance. You'll go to the city and be a big shot in society with your Aunt Mrs, Hitlda Clark-and sons of A musical act. cartoon in color and recen1. news events conclude the program. Kersey, Mr. and Mi's. .1. E. Hallett and family of Centenary and Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Harrington of Salem were Thursday cuests of Mr. and Mrs. James Voto and family. Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Simpson were Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Heber Haun and sou lliilie Joe of Dailey Chapel, Mr. ami Mrs. Fred Mitchell and daughter Mary Elizabeth of Catlin, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Helms of Camarn. III., Ruth Little and Mr. and Mrs. (ilenn Where Asbestos Comes From Asbestos comes from far corners of the earth, chiefly from Russia. Cyprus, Rhodesia, South Africa and Canadn Nettie and all your aaa s aougn "I won't I You're crazy!" "I'm not. You're crazy! You don't know what you've got You wouldn't wipe your feet on me. And why should you? I'll never be anything but a failure, and " "Gene, don't! Please don't talk that way!" "Let go of me. Christie, let go Of me, or I'll" She had her arms tight around him. She was going to comfort him, to talk him out of the blues, as she had so many, many times be- John Simpson anif family of Terre j-iMon and daughter. Haute. ' . Mrs. Kstner Myers ana cniiaren Most Important Alaska Koad The most importani highway in Alaska is the Richardson Highway, v.h.t-h extends from Willow Creek. miles north of Valdez, to Chi-lina, whers connection may be rm.de with the Copper river. Mr. and Mrs. MeKinley Jones of Use Hair From Yak In his native Tibet, the yak is clipped and his hair woven into cloth, tenting r-.atcrial and ropes. Yak milk i'.' high in butter content. sn t Sunday afternoon with Mrs. Vfilhelmina Gosnell of Fairview. Jessup were Sunday guests of Mrs Mallnda McKee. Mr. and Mrs. James Murray and Cutting the MelonNew Style Farmerette Displays Steer IPliW """ .l)S-. Ww-' ' , a; :'.&:.: Knrh Smith t . V.' It? spent Ihe weekend witli her parents. Mr. and Mrs. James Eller of Fair-view Park. Mr. II ml Mrs. Lawrence lieed ol South Third stnei hail as their !in-ller guests on Sunday, Mr. null. Mis. Rex Chappelcar and chilili'in. V.'il-ma. Jean and Junior of St. l;ei':iie, and Mr. and Mrs. Roy Bozarlh am! children Virginia llnse and Max Hal" of South Third si reel. Sidney Silverman has returned to Uloomington. Ind.. where he is a student alter spending Ihe past lev.-days wilh his parents, Mr. and Mrs. L. B. Silverman of South Fourth street. YESTERDAYS liRTKMitKR 3, Mrs. Ora Doyle. MisseB Margaret Mackay and Zora Pngli were hostesses lor a little entertainment stunt pulled off at tllf Rebekab hall Friday night. (Juite a number wen-present. An "automobile Race" was one of the features. Mrs. Anna Webster and Miss Ona JameB won the race. A tin horn was the prize. Miss Amelia Robertson, as "Madame Juno" told past, present and future The officers for the following term were elected; Mrs. Anna Porter, noble grand; Mrs. Lillie Taylor, vice grand; Zora Pugli. recording serrr-' tury, Margaret Mackey. financial" secretary; Mrs. Olive Wood, treasurer-Clara Oilinour, Installing officer. Misses Mary and Maude Coop"? visited their aunt, Mrs. Martin "r Mecca Thursday. u THE STARS SAY n .i:m:vif i: kkmih.h Fur Friday. IX'ci nilior A particularly active, progressive Mr. and (Mrs. Jack Dooley spent Thanksgiving wilh Mr. and Mrs. Silas Jones of Sanford. and prosperous day Is indicated by the positions of the major planet'1. This should Ihe an excellent lime lo arh for high goals wilh the sup port of persons of Influence and authority. Travel may he neces:nry Mr; and Mrs. Clias'. Boebmer and son. August, spent ThanksRivln-day with their son. Charles, and family of Burnett. ' - v.' - - .''' .; ' . Ji Sir - j II mm -ifmhiifrm n 1 - lo-obtain these goals, however. Ir This Is Your llirt briny Those whose birthday it is may anticipate a prosperous, progressive and happy year. It Is a propitious time for formulating plans to reach high souls through the co-operation of persons of power. Speculation may prove satisfactory during this fieriod. DCirMI'.RIl ,' 1!2S Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Beadle of Mai-shall. III., are announcing the mar-liage of their daughter. Edna Eliza-beih to Calvin Fink of Clinton which took place mi Tlianksgivia; day. Mrs. Arthur Hill and da.ighter. Maxim, who have leen visiting relatives and friends here have returned to their home In Chicago. A child horn on this day may be When the 37Ai annual International Livestock exposition opened at Chicago. Nov. 28. Ruth Smith, pretty 4-H club member from Wash ington, la., entered the steer which she raised especially for competition in the show. capable, ambitious, nnble and generous and should attain popularity and prestige. ' Ancient -lalian Town Casinum was the ancient Italian town Atiere Marc Antony was repined to have held his orgies and where, at tlie foot of a mountain, the Romans constructed an amphitheater mentioned by Pliny. Sibyl and Dneger. Smith of Fair-view Park spent the weekend In Clinton w ith relatives and friends.. Plastic Materials The six major types ot '.b'ti-maenals arc- ryroxvlin (celluloid) cellulose ut-fiate. phenol-formalde-hwie ureafurm-ldciiyde, casein and the vinyl re-ins CelMm.. was the I'll -'! ph.slil-. Often Overlooked Law One Illinois lav punishes quite severely the exhibition, within view of a minor child, of magazines de-..n,oH in criminal news. Dolice re- ports or accounts of criminal deeds .Vlish Crace F.IIer of Indianapolis

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