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The Daily Clintonian from Clinton, Indiana · Page 6

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Fritluy, December 11. 1936 The Daily Clintonian, Clinton, Indians ?agc 6 THE DAILY CLINTONIAN Found. d 1U Divorcee Elopes With Actor Established as The Weekly Cllmonlaa 1890 The Climan Platndealer absorbed In 1908. George L. Carey Editor and Publisher itntered at the Postofflce at Clinton, Indiana, at Second Claaa Matter Member Indiana Republican Editorial Association flashing In the sun . . . Mrs. Piatt's SYNOPSIS i-i.i r ... 17 .-A lnU tarlor, with tne nistory oi me Is tht daughter ol the rich and ccentrie Adolohus Cooper, who mad his money in the Klondike ered walla . . . She saw herself and Gladys, arms entwined, going Into Kleury's General Store for ice cream sticks and potato chips. . . . A sound, half giggle, half sob. and never sneaks ol the past ht rltim WhiU ha ol National Advertising Representalive: OEO. B. PAVID CO. s IJnn Wrleley Bids., Chicago, t ill Oeneral Motors P-hlK . Detroit 110 F.ast ini St.. New Vnrk the rreat things he will do lor Christie by and by. she becomes escaped her. around to" sending his girl to fushionahl school, al lat. "Debutante daughter of Adolphut-Cooper. ..." Her p.unnt little fare, with ! mop of tawny curls in th eneleiv columns. He visualised it all now. H friends of the old Klondike dsvi few of whom hsd made a' much s he, had set up their girls in Sf Francisco society. If It was tb thing to do, he'd do it, too. Hut Adolphus had delayed t" long. Almost befute her train was pu'i ing into Grand Central station, h who had never been sick, had take to his bed in the new house in Pic" secretly engaged to a childhood They wer In th lighted station now, and all about them people were Phone I I 7 Phone 4 1 is1 i!Hp' ' l 'T "i.-fik Baying awui'i'. -.; ""'"j- embracing, chattering, laughing, crying, some of them. or nl,V -nr an Inw-nr 10. you'd best be getting on, Christie . . . dnng ill I mights gotten you a drawing rooml I clean forgot they had 'em " mont. 'I don't care, Dad!" 'Well, if you should, you can have IHE DAILY CLINTONIAN'S PLATFORM : 1. To further every interest of Parke and Vermillion counties 2. To assisl the revival of the Indiana coal mining induatry. 3. To cooperate in solving Vermillion County'i unemployment problem. 4. To beautify Clinton and make it the most attractive cit of its size in the state. Before Christie had settled Into TALK DOESN'T ESTABLISH CREDIT Word continues to trickle from Europe, where Italy and Flame are pretending that they want to settle their war dcblo with the United States. Naturally, if they want to pay what they owe, the way to do it is to make a start by sending some cash. Bui, it seems. tW is another little matter invclved, both nations want to be sure that it they pay they will be able to borrow some more money in ihir. country. Italy needs cash for expansion in Ethiopia and France, fcarinr; another war. wants to be in a position to get financial help on this side of the Atlantic. Such being the facts, we advise readers not to expect any great reduction in the national debt from the payments made by the debtor nations. sweetheart, lien uuooia, wno promptly breaks her heart by forbidding her to speak ol their loee to anyone. He goes to the city without bidding Christie goodbye. Crushed at first by Gene's seeming desertion of her, Christie feels better when eh receives a letter and sentimental poem from him. Aunt Nettie, Adolphus' second wife and Christie's late mother's sister, re-turns from a trip with her daughters, Isabella and Adele. Christie dors not care for Aunt Nettie but tries to hide her feelings. As to the girls,' she does not pretend to like them nor they her. The summer passes with Gene's letters growing further and further apart. Gens told her he was studying nights and Christie tried to convince herself that she was glad he didn't writ, for it meant he was working for their future. In Honolulu, Adele met young Dr, Latham. Shortly after their return. Aunt Nettie suddenly developed a sinus condition. At her suggestion, Adolphus decides to close the old house and mova to Piedmont. Christie becomes listless and her father, not knowing about Gene, worries about her. Thinking she needs change, ha aenda her to a fashionable school in th east. CHAPTER IX The car gathered speed. They passed through the old mining towns with crumbling adobe and iron shutters, their ancient grass and rose and poppy overgrown burying grounds, their aroma of dusty romance. Now th rocky canyons were passed, they wer on the whit highway speeding past th low, rounded hills, the coIot of honey in the afternoon sun. They passed small speeding ears filled with slick haired Filipino boys, moving from one cannery to another, passed pear orchards where unpicked fruit lay rotting hi golden wast on the ground, passed little) towns with neat stucco houses and shady lawns, passed hot dog stands, and orange-juice stands, and now they could smell th salt wind from th bay. "There won't be much time for dinner, Christie. Is there any place you'd like to eat, 'specially?' "No, I I never cared much for the city, dad." "And I'm sending you to big- '"'doesn't matter. Ill b all right." "Sure you'll be all right. Th Palace?" "That would ba fun!" She tried to be gay. For a few minutes she managed tt pretty well. Th crowds, the ! : Y. . ,L. (tanflM thu musie. Following on the heel, of the sensational HoHywood M'" divorce case in which the principals were accused of wtf : swap "I.. ' L,,ah sewell. divorced wife of the Beverly Hills million-l? elo U Palm Spring with Charles Kelly, actor and son writer, above jS mBmrrSi M dm erns you and yours. It's vital so vital, in fait no one can alfurd t miss it. The plot of the siory was conceived by President Koosevell and written by six world-iamous authors. Rupert Hushes. Samuel Hopkins Adams. Anthony Abbot. Rita Weiman. S. S. Van Dine and John Erskine. Added attractions are Xow. Our Own Navy" and "Can't Think of It." DIVIDING DUTCH ISLANDS? British officials in London, like the rest of the world, would like to know exactly what Berlin and Tokyo agreed to in their recent collaboration. Like the rest of the world the British dismiss the drive against communism as the real subject of the accord. In England the belief is heard that the two nations have agreed to five separate spheres of influence in the Dutch East Indies, with Japan's superior rights recognized in Dutch Borneo and Celebes and Germany's sphere fixed in Sumatra and Java. If you will get your map and look up these islands, then Singapore, where the British have a huge naval base, you will see why England is interested. If you carry your map. study a liale further and look at the Philippine islands,, then the Mariana and Caroline islands, now Japanese, you will see where the United States might become interested. "Goodbye, dad Darling " dimes the Coast Cuard ready for action. They're heading into this port at the Wabash theatre tonight and Saturday in "The Sea Spoilers," starring John Wayne. And they'll lire a broadside of new thrills and entertainment at you as they depict the Alaskan adventures of the U. S. Coast Guard, who fight "wars'' with smugglers and seal poachers up there at the top of the world. "You'll get thrills watching Wayne in the quarter deck of a Coast Cuard entter. running down, outwitting and outfighting a murderous band of seal poachers and smugglers. Another episode of "Ace Drum-mond" will be shown, and other features are liwell Thoiuos in "Going Places" and Poneye in "Spinach Roadster." th Pullman conductor fix it up. the routine of classes and concerts gymnasium and lectures at Miss Claytons - on - the - Hudson, he was sorry that he had sent her at all. Perhaps he sensed tnat ma em: Dang I Id forget my neao u 'twasn't " "Truly I don't care." "Well, you got plenty of moiiey?" "Oh yea, Dad" "Well . . . take car o' yourself!" Ck. bl..J kirn FaU hi fttllhhV was near. He must have fretted about things that he had left un done. He got out ol rreo, aeierminen to waste no more time. mustache, his slightly bristly cheek. "Goodbye Dad darling" Slowly tb tram moveo. From th platform sha watched l. mfMi.v ailr lad ficrare. saw the He collapsed on the stairs, on tne way to the waiting car. At first Nettie refused to believe that it waa serious. "But he was so well just a few days agol And he's always been so strong. Sorely it's just a bad big, soft hat, th broad expanse of THE STARS SAY UAXIRe For Saturday. Itci cmlici -IS !V f V cold." "Hmm . . . What'll you havet It But th word "pneumonia frightened her. She insisted that they take him to a hospital. "Pack THK I N h NOW N R AM.K.lf CCl.l MRIA The Texas Ranters will take possession of the Columbia theatre tonight when "The Unknown RanR-er'- opens Tor a two day run. Hoi; Allen, handsome tiw western star heads the east with Maltha Tibbelt" ill the leading feminine role. Al)' n is seen as a state ranger detailed to round up a hand of horse rustlers. Posing as a wandering cowpunclier Rob ride? into the smal' cow town, rofcues a Mule boy from Hie bonfK of a runaway team anil gels a Job as puncher "in th' ranch of the lad's father. This is an ev-eiting adventure film to the very end. "Screen Sn-ipshols.'' a carteoll en tilled "In My f.oiidola-' in loihni- i.'.nr is lid I he "Story of Stool --From llr" to M.milfai tiired I'rodiirt" are the shorts. A fairlv lively and propitious Mai THK I'KKSIDKNTS MYSTF.RV I'.M.WV. YESTERDAYS IIKCKMBKIl II, I HI I Mrs. M. W. .Sees, who has been nursing Miss Jennie James, returned o her home in Terrc Haute used to be crab and banana snoix-eake but I s'pose you're too young-ladyfied for that now?" "No, I'd lov it." "Now, would you? Well, then fix I .... K.:t.r and fnwk mine but he went. He had taken a fancy baked hash an' mashed 'taters and stewed corn, and waiter 1 plain white bread, bo fancy rolls 1" "W.ll I haven't had anvthine lire I "The President's Mys.ery." Willi Henry Wilcoxon. Hetty Furness. Kid- j ney lilackmer and Kvelyn Bn nl is a mystery story so gigantic in ph;t that it reaches out to include all liil- . nianty so powerful and furious yet . breathlessly romantic that it tool: to young uoctor i.BLnsra. That was something else to worry Nettie ... He was talking too much, he who had never talked before, and such COMMON talk, about gamb-ling joints, and dance halls, and fights, in the gold-rush days, even mentioning Mimi . . . (at least ha could have spoken of her by her name, Anne, instead of that cheap nickname). "A great ballad singer, she was, k. ... .anno- ma Hav when she "boiled shirt. " Th crawling tram moved raster. Th stocky figure was lost to her. She was lost to him. Lost . . . lost to everything ... to Gen, to hope, to life I Why had she come? Why hadn't she SAID something? Going to a girls' school . . . she, Christine Cooper who had put childish things behind her, who knew life and love. . . . Over her head was the emergency cord, the cord you pulled if you wanted to stop the train, if you just had to get off ... She lifted her head to look for it, but couldn't see. Sha was blinded with tears. She brushed them away with the back of her gloved hand. A conductor was passing. He looked at her curiously. She was making a show of herself, crying in public. She turned her head, wiped her eyes carefully. Then she stepped over the bags and suitcases that still partially blocked the vestibule where she had been standing. Dad had asked her to go . . . without making anv fuss. this since well, for a long time," of affairs may bo presasred for this day. judginc by the prevaTiins stellar operations. There may be an effort to launch new projects, bill anxiety is apt to lead to petty iiai -rels. These propjetts niSy have to do with friends or have a bearing on domestic social or affectional life and activities. Thoye whose birthday it is may expect a rather lively year, with much energy and enterpri.se- in launi liiiip new projects. A child horn on this day may In-versatile, lively, friendly and h said, pieaseu, wnen vo nasn i i "fudge" Hixon "stood the pace" and he and his friend saw the Ru-sian ballot dancer ut the Grand last Wednesday night. He had started to say "since Net tie came." Tftey aroppea xneir eyes. each conscious inat in omer un came into the room quietly, "they .... . 1 41. "I'm afraid you're goin' f make the mind of a preat nation's chief j executive to conceive it. It's one story that doesn't mince words. 1' j 'hits home and hits home hard. I Never, doe.-- it pull its punches, from : the dramatic opening ill the dyjjani-1 ic and hoarl-thrilline. climax. It ion- ' J. C. flillis went to Chicago Monday to liny additional Christina! goods. short work ol trial cane ix we wanui tougnt to near ner. t rememotrr in times when the floor would be thick lU ! MM tkavM ihrm And be on hand when the tram goes THK K. I'OII.KKS" nAISIsll Str.k'- up the i.and. she'd stand there by the platform. hep 8h smiled at everything, at everyone- . , t- iu - imIh ha awid. "1 hone you won't b too lonely, Christie. her in ner paie oiue bus arw wiv the red poppies at her belt, and her yellow hair all fluffy, back of the thick, straight bang she had. and she'd laugh, and they'd yell for more ." (To Be Continued.) Maybe, if she did this for him, then later. ... You'll meet some nice young ones there. They tell me they're real nice people there " Nice people. Sfc saw Qeste, his silver aaddle Very quietly she walked into the ,r, found I iwer 10. And so Adolphus Cooper "got mi. a Yes !! ut the illness of her brother. Mr;. .1. W. t'or'lrey alol ilaoviil'-r. o: Ilamille visited Mrs. Mort Miller Andrew Wood and liiilher. Mrs. M ill Wood. Mr. and Mrs. Ceor;e ;. Wood and children; Mr. aud Mrs. V. in Wood and daughters. Helen in, I l;!le. were mieri, of Mr:-. Al- ir;i Wood. Slllldav Frank llaxter. who is aitendin: :n e I'oly al Terre Haul". l ite'l Imiiie folks Saturday and Sunday. HKCKMHI R II. I:W Mr and Mrs. Charles Orleli. who live near Rockvillr. are aniiouui ing i lie binh of a baby daughter yesterday. The infant lias been named Arthola Rose. SUMMIT GROVE Fish. Cold Blooded In the popular sense fish are coldblooded vertebrate animals, adapted for life in the water, breathing by means of ill slits, and the limbs, if present, are developed as fins, never as fingers or toes. T nir-ihiy afternoon and alt ii'lvd p t'ie W. F. M. S. meeting. MEETING HELD "l)iflfiii j ilfi Mrs. Serene Miller and Mister of lianville visited Mrs. Fon-st Maek. Mrs. M. Southard is slaying at the home of Mrs. Albert flilmor-. ! Miss TlH.'liua James was a dinner W. F. M. S. Convene at Home Walter Tankes clas of buys at loucb-Feedin Uuek The mallard duck ha to find most of its food bv the touch svs-tem. as it does practical! all of its feeding by night. Has Scent Glands Like many of its relatives. Ihe mink is equipped with glands which secrete a fluid with a strong musky smell. These glands are very much bke the scent elands of the skunk, hi.t i,i e not ne.'.rlv so notorious. Presbvierian Sunday school en- he guest of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Miller Sunday. Friday Mrs. Claude McKow-off. otherwise I shall againbe uli Mrs Frances Solilbard left Tbur-ilay for le r home ill Albuquerque. M . after an extended visit with rriends and relatives. Prayer meeting was held at the home of Mr. and Mrs K.-x-hol Mad Wednesday uiglit with Iter. iMjunt as leader. 'eltailMil (be girls of the Weslinin- r i lass and Hieir Hiacb"r. Mrs. Unia Kolu. last evening in the biin h Those present were: UmiIsc K.ile-rls. Rui h Roliertson. Klizalieth Mid Mal-'aret Sharp. Josepliine Inililn Janet Gray. Agnes I.l'-w-lly. Mar'ba Houston. Abbie Haigh. and Harold Auer. William Wake, William payton. Albert Duns-more. Marion CiMike. Mrs. Poltx, liavid Llewellyn and Mr. Talike. SUDORS Will Start at the Pala Tlheafiire Tuesday and TJcdncsday DR. B. H. SELLERS DENTIST ?49 l South Main Street Clinton, Indiana Friends and Friends "I have seldom lost a friend," said Uncle Eben. "although I have sometimes founo out dat pome one I had trusted wasn't any friend in i fust place " of Mrs. Miller; Class Has Christmas Party til MM IT CKOVK. He. . .1 l ac W. K. M H. met Tliurrlay aneriionli .,: Hie home ol ilit.. Mort Miller. Devotion- were led by Mrs. Frank Skiiluiore. followed by the singins of 'Come Thou All Mighty King " Mrs Eschol Mack discussed tin-subject. "Two .Stati'Mib in Africa." Special song was presented by Rev and Mrs. H. Hotchkiss and by Mrs. Victor Randolph followed by the Thanks offering. Ten members anJ three viators were present. Christ-mas candy w-as served. lla' Meet The Golden Hour Sunday whuul class of Salem ebun-li met Thursday for an all-day meeting with Mr. (;loyd Karles. After the '.limine: : part of the session. Christ-m is i-aroh were sung and gifts exchanged. The class presented Rev. H Ilotclikiss and wife blankets as their gift:: Cadi brought a covered dish foi dinner. Those present were Mesdames Laura Mitchell. Frank Kiilins. Forest Mack. Oloyd Earles. Ray Ham-ersiev. Carl Miller. Rov James. Fan Mr. and Mrs. John Morgan of South Sixih street bad as tbelr dinner guests Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. John A. Hutchinson of Hammond, and Mr and Mrs J. J. Wilkerson of South Main street. Ifil and 3 II ltilL3n Phone MEYER BAKING COMPANY FOR Butter Krust Bread DOUGH-NUTS BUNS ROLLS Prompt Service Miss Haiel Robert- ws elected worthy matron of Jerusalem Chapter, of the order of Eastern Stars last evening at the annual election. Other officers chosen are: David Llewellyn, worthy patron. Miss Or-letta Griffiths, associate matron: Robert Anderson.. associate jiatron: Mrs. .Agnes Southard, eonduetress: nie Reed. Harry Frist. Harlo Frist. I Save Any Butter Krust Bread Wrappers (only) Present 15 Wrappers at the Bakery for a Theater Ticket. Wrappers Exchanged Any Day for Tickets and Rev. H. Hotchkiss and wife. Mrs. Ida lwis. assoeiale eonduc-rress: Mrs p.ertha Turner, sei re- Mrs. Sanlord Hell nf IMC- was called to Kansas on aceouin l.i ry: T.I..I Mr Carrie ,--sA-.. trr-.ls urer.

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