The Daily Clintonian from Clinton, Indiana on December 10, 1936 · Page 3
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December 10, 1936

The Daily Clintonian from Clinton, Indiana · Page 3

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The Daily Clintonian, Clinton, Indiana Page 3 CENTER TO HAVE HARASSED SHOPPER ASKS NEW DEAL GOVERNING CHRISTMAS TRADITIONS HFininniitninnM SPECIAL SERVICE Thurtday, December 10, 1936 - lllJlilllllllliJIllllllIllllili: Rev. Hotchkias to Give Address Business of Playing Sunday Night; Mra. Paul Botner Retarm Santa Claus No Easy Task By MATOICE MERRYFIKIM) IatentatlBftl Illavtratd Newt Wrtlrr NEW YORK Recent statistics v . .-.v-jri; mm 7 ?. CBNTER, Dec. iO-i-Special Christmas service will be held al tbe church Sunday. December 13. at 7 p. m. Rev. Tintchkiss will Rive (lie address tad everyone Is invited Mrs. Paul Botner returned to her home Monday evening from the Union hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Harold Jnncn and daughters, and Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Grounds and daughter spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Ira Jones of St. Bernlce. Mr. and Mil Jack Botner and daughter Mildred and son lster spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs, Lawrence Thorne of Tennessee Valley. Mr. and Mrs. Milton Crane and children visited Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. O. D. Crane of Geneva. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Heber spent , .V i , " f V I j I budget f $ . 1 . ."' '1 ; "IVnTI frgp . - f f f ' T ' I ' ' ahow thai this Christmas more bundles will be dropped in department stores, that more postage will be wasted on letters to Santa Claus which are never mailed, and that more headaches will result from trying to budget the family gift list than during any holiday season In recent years. It has even been proposed that the New Deal extend its social protective program to insure the unsuspecting against such baneful gifts as bargain counter neckties, holiday specials in cigars, imitation period Jewelry and perfume with fancy names at discount prices. There seems to be considerable wisdom in the custom practiced by one Indian potentate who tired of Sunday afternoon with Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Heber. Mr. and Mrs. Orvin Helt and children spent Saturday in Terre Haute. "V - - J- , - . .H . ' . ,'.' '-4 . . . (SJ.i'O-.''.N l!mu&t-- ff i? IWhrn male meets mail my Mrs. Adams Osmon and daughters spent Thursday with Mrs. Owen Os-mon of Cilnton, Mrs. Sam Roberts and son Sam tossing out the gifts which tradition dictated his subjects must present him when granted an audience. He got around the difficulty very neatly by buying a considerable assortment of articles which struck his fancy, putting them in a huge basket at the entrance to the palace reception hall, and having his visitors select one of the items as a gift to him. In such manner be has found it quite unnecessary to stage periodic rummage sales. No More White Elephants! This plan could be modified so that all one's friends and relatives would sign an agreement entitling one to spend one's own money on oneself. After one had "surprised" oneself with a handsome gift from Brother George, said brother could be duly informed of what his present had been and forthwith 1 thanked. I my and Wanda Shelton of Clinton were in Indianapolis Sunday eve and bafements with a treasure of what-nots which form the main stay of "white elephant' sales and bazaars i Santa's pack, as at present con The Dp Luxe tordor Tour ing Srdnn. Base price $665 at Dearborn Plant, stituted, has the further advantage of being a swell place to dump those various oddities invariably given as bridge prizes. it might not be a bad idea if New Year's Eve were celebrated the night before Christmas. At first, this proposal might seem a bit balmy, but there are advantages to be said for it. The average male, after having been browbeaten by store clerks, harassed by crowds, driven frantic by last-minute oversights on the gift list, would more than welcome an excuse to relax in a big way. The traditional New Year's hangover, furthermore, would not seem quite so unbearable if it dulled one to the painful shock of receiving some of the un Pity the Poor Male! If you have someone on the list U 1937 FORD V8 ning. Mr. and Mrs. Sam Roberts attended the funeral of Mr. Simpson In Clinton Sunday afternoon? Mr. and Mrs. Lee Griffin and sons of Fairview and Mr. and Mrs. Carl Cotton and sons of Chicago spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. McKinley Jones and family. Mr. and Mrs. Maurord Myers and daughters gnent Sunday with E. K. Helt and family and Frances Myers. The dinner wan In honor of Mr. Myers' birthday on Saturday. Mr. and Mrs. Oiner Myers and children spent Sunday afternoon with Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Griffin. Marzelle Heber. who is working In Terre Haute, spent the weekend with her parents Mr. and Mrs. Ray Heber. whose donation the previous Christmas aroused a special resentment, it is also possible to have a bit of revenue by returning the "favor" with a cigar lighter or some similar invention of the deviL Considered from anothir angle, This suggestion, however, would probably meet with a howl of disapproval from various church and literary societies, clubs and charities. Consider their plight if Christmas no longer filled attics mentionables decorating the Christ mas tree! RAF $ AND UP-AT DEARBORN PLANT Taxes, Delivery nd Handling, Bumpers, Spar Tire and Accessories Additional 480 PRICES drought, outlook specialists expected that soybeans would find increased use as an emergency hay crop during the coming year. I.arly Power Pump Boat In 17o6 James Rumsey drove a bout on the Potomac four miles an hour-'by means of a p;v.er pump. Voteless in the Senate Fairbanks v.ns the only vice picsuk'nt, of those who did not succeed In the presidency, who went voteless in the senate. Founder of Graduate rtork The first president of Johns Hopkins university, Daniel Coit Oilman, is usually regarded as the founder of graduate work in this country. Seif-Madfc Man Valuable You like a self-made man. Generally because he can do so much more for you than the other kind. $25 a month, after usual down-payment, buys any model 1937 Ford V-8 Car from any Ford dealer anywhere in the United States. kk. your Ford dealer about the easy payment plans of the Lniversal Credit Co. DEALERS FORD AUTHORIZED Wild Ostrich Is Timid The ostrich in the wild state is timid, wary and alert. He relies upon his speed to save him from his enemies, but is capable of putting up a terrific battle by kicking with his feet. One of his two toes is armed with a hoof-like nail capable of doing much damage. !H!':!'!lttll!lllfllll!SI!lfflllU!W Morning Rainbows Forecast Rain Morning rainbows usually forecast rain because they are caused by rains to thp west. freed Spelling Reform Bcnjiiniiii Franklin w.s a reform advocate. Prices on Forage Crop Seed Are EipecterJ to Stay Relatively High Next Year; Imports Holding Corn (Continued from Page 1) last summer during the drought than in 1934, according to tbe report, because of the relative abundance of roughage, leaving greater numbers to be fed out on the 1936 crop. The specialists felt that this situation would cause corn prices to continue high until another crop was harvested, although, they did not with more smokers think that the price would continue to advance considerably as Importations from Argentine would tend to check it. It was thought that many Indiana farmers, because of the shortage of feed grains harvested this year, would likely use large iiuantities of wheat during the summer months of 1937 as a substitute for corn In their livestock rations, providing somewhere near the present price relationships are maintained. This situation coupled with the natural incentive to expand production, because of the relatively high price of wheat during 1936, has resulted in an increase in the acreage of winter wheat for 1937 over a year ago. The Indiana soybean production for 1936 as estimated on October 1 was 3.094,000 bushels, which is 49 per cent below the 1935 crop, but 60 every day per cent above the 1928-31 average. In viewing the failure of new hay seeding caused by the 1936 Body Lacks Sulphur With Arthritis In nearly all cases of ARTHRITIS there is a very notiueable lack of SULPHl'H in the body. A doctor can detect this shortage by examining a person's fingernails. 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