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PAGE FOUR THE BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS THE COURIER NEWS CO., PUBUlEHEHa O. R. BABCOCK, Editor . ' H. W. HA1NES, Advertising Utnager Bole N»tional Advertising Rcpresentatlrw: Tne Tfcomas F. Clark CO. Inc., New York, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Dalits, San Antonio, gall Francisco, Chicago, St. Louis. Published Every Afternoon Except Sunday. Entered as sepond class matter al the post oflice at Blytheville, Arkansas, under act of Congress October 9, 1917. Served by the United Press SUBSCRIPTION KATES By carrier In the city of lilylheville, 15c per week or 50.50 per year In advance. By mall within a radius of SO miles, J3.00 per year, $1.50 for six months, 85o for three months; by mall In postal. zones two to sin, Inclusive, $6.50 per year, in zones seven >3u tight, 110,00 per year, payable in. c^rriiw. Cotton Price and Cotton Acreage A Mississippi correspondent of n Memphis ncwspiipci 1 says Hint Ui2 United Stales government anil the federal fitnn hoard must take the Mime for thu present low pric? of cotton and tliu consequent tlifl'icultic'si of .southern farmer:, because ;ill tlie government mid the farm board would hitve lo do lo bring tlie price back to a prolitiibh level would be to loan 15, or 18, or 20 cents a pound on colton. Well, of course Uncle S:im has or could get enough money to buy all of this year's crop at 18 or 20 ccuis n pound, but it doesn't lake much foresight to scr how disastrous (o the cot- Ion grower such n policy would be in the long run. The root of the cotton grower's trouble is that lie lias been growing more cotlon than the world has any use for. The situation has be;n aggravated by the world-wide economic depression, but the only remedy available lo the American cotlon farmer is to bring his production in line with Ihe amount of cotton for which thsre is a i:nirket at a profitable price. Last spring the farm board mill other agencies, knowing Ihe cH'cut that even an average crop would have upon the price, urgid acreage reduction. Results , -p'.ere negligible. Cotton growers arc r paying the penalty now, but there ie . at least hope that a valuable lesson is 'being learned. It is inconceivable that after selling this year's crop at 'from nine lo eleven cents n pound farmers will plant a big acreage in 1931. The difficulty thai ninny will cxprrience in borrowing money alone should be enough lo bring about a substantial reduction. The result should be a very substantial improvement in agricultural conditions throughout the south. Not only is there hope that iisxt year's crop will be small enough to demand a fair price, but there is assurance that land formerly planted to cotton will be diverted to fond and fowl crops which will afford protection against economic disaster no matter what the price of cotton may be. On the other hand, were the government, by a simple gift from lh& public BLYTHBV1LLE. (ARK.) COURIER NEWS treasury, to establish and-maintain a profitable price for cotton this yt'ar there would be liltle hope for acreage reduction next year and every assurance of iin even greater cotton HUJ- plus. Obviously it would bo impossible for Hie government lo continue year after year to buy cotton at more than it is worth, and withdrawal after a year or two of government support of Ihe market would bring about the most tremendous and tragic crpsh the cotton producer has ever seen. Lor'.s cotton, better cotton, more food and feed crops hold the solution of the difficulty ami the key, if not to imniedi- a,le prosperity, al least to a safe and comfortable 1'nriii living. Industrial Farming All tlie world, anil particularly farmers all over the world, will watch with interest'the experiments in industrialized agriculture which are being made in Soviet Russia. The glimpse of a 5511,000 acre "wheat factory" given by Kugcn^ Lyons in his article from Moscow today is startling, to put it mildly, and the implications which it holds for small scale farming may prove extremely serious. Of course Hie Russian experiment is conducted mxlsr conditions that exist nowhere else in tlie world, but if the big soviet state farms succeed, as their . .sponsors predict, in producing wheat and oilier farm products at costs far below any hillurto known, the small scale producers of crops adaptable to large scale production are going to> find themselves faced with the necessity of radical readjuslmcnls. 'WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 1930 SIDE GLANCES By George Clark THK HOSTESS: Don'l go home yet, there may bo some hard centers in the second layer (hat I won't like. The Windmill Cuba M. Higdun. WASHINGTON LETTER llenl to be a constant sufferer from i deficiency In the number of red blood coloring mailer. Such worms as the tapeworm or the hookworm or the germ of »meble dysentery may locate in the bowel and may cause small hemorrhages from Ihe bowels anil loss of blood sufficient Lo keep the person constantly afflicted and below par. A person with cancer, particularly of the intestines, may lose blood repeatedly as Ihe result of (lie inflammation and ulceratlou and of the infection of the (issues by the new growth, in such cases, treatment cf (he blood is not likely to improve (he condition, whereas n correct diagnosis and prompt removal oi the dangerous growth leads to recovery. There are diseases like malaria and tuberculosis in which the constant infection of the body by- the germs results in blood dc.-itructlon. Finally, there is the oM diagnosis of overwork and undcrnutrllion. it is generally well known that a por- sou may keep his health at par or nbove by proper . attention to rest and exercise and diet and sunlight and outdoor air, by the securing of the proper amount of mental relaxation and by freedom from fear or worry. BY RODNEY OUTCHKR NEA Service Writer U. S. Stands Firm But there is no indication that WASHINGTON, Oct. 8 (UP) — jthe State Department is willing to When the republics of South' Am- '• aba ml on Its anti-revolution policy erica want to aas\ n dictator, they or to do anything to relieve Cuba in : fiom tlie alleged tyranny, oppres- vir- ising and graft prevailing under go ahead and oust him, but iclghborlng Cuba this country . _ ., ________ tuslly underwrites any dictatorship | President Machndo. It sticks to which is kind ness Interests. CONCltliTE TIMES Dr. G. A. I. !«. Sikfs believes that, the earth Is flat. He Is not the only one believing It. I believe 1L is. How could it be any other way with times like they arc? I'm flut, and nearly everybody rise says he is. Thoso who me not bay they ox|>cct to be punctured by the spike of hard limes and go Hat Just, anytime. Yes, (lie steam roller of Hard Times has inn over me and made me flatter than a mud tall which has been hit- In the face with a board. Hard Times, the w'rll known Miss Fortune, commenced flirting with me during the latter part of the summer and. about a week ago, she, unable to resist me any longer, look me In her arms raid nearly squce'a.'d me to death. She has been hugging me ever since. BIRTH OF J01IX HAY On October 8, 1838, John Hay, an American .statesman, author mid journalist, famed for his fpils In diplomacy, was born at Salem, Ind. Graduating from Drown University at 20, he studied law :it Springfield, ill., where lie became acquainted with Abraham Lincoln, then tin leader, of his professhn and of the Republican party In Illinois. In 1861 he went to Washington as one of Lincoln's secretaries. After Lincoln's death, Hay entered th.3 diplomatic service and was stationed successively at Paris, Vienna and Xfadrid. In 1897, after he had spent five years or. the editorial staff of a New York pn|«r, Hay, was appointed by President McKinley ambassador "to England. In this capacity he diti notable work In (hat he did much to ment relations with Great Britain and lo Incrcan the diplomatic . 116HT OF ITS OWN BUT SHfNFS CAN DIG PASTES. WITH (T<? POWERFUL. CLMS TfMN A MAN CAN. WlTW /U OlOJO BY SCVgERVICE. IKC." .^i=g7J ful iii Ihe lower court in seekiiu; to force Mayor William Hale Thompson and other cliy officials to reimburse the city of Chicago to the extent of approximately S2,- OOO.COO today topped a list of close to 250 cases on the docket of the State Supreme court. Rancher Finds Can Filled with Gold Dust at Spring -•3 Ulljr UlUULUl'")!"!' |* i tiiim-ni- mtitiiumj, Al( antijvd IV ,_ i • r M - * ' to American busl-1 the thought expressed in a note in prTest ' ee ° r a ' e Ul1l!e<1 sta tes. I DEADWOOD, S. D. (UP) _ Later, as secretary of slate, Hay ; "There's gold in them thai- plains, inaugurated (he "open cioor" policy ' stranger" lias become the phrase 1920 that Hie Untied States is "un- Thc people of no other supposed- !""eral)ly opposed to any attempt y sovereign republic in the world ! wnich mnv bc madc lo replace by appear to lie in quite as peculiar violeilce °- revolution the prccess a position ns the Cubans. For yes rs ; of government." there have been reports that a re- 1 The null-revolution policy has volt was imrnlnent ngninst Picsl- • been followed on at least five oc- dent Oerardo Machado. Many jcasious. A revolution in 1906 fol- Cubans obviously would like to lowed outrageous election frauds have one.' There are two ways to .by the party in power. President get rid of an administration: !>y Hoosevclt decided that we should the ballot and by force. Mach'.ido I take charge of the government centrals the polls In Cuba and\h;\s ju'hcn President Palma resigned .been able to extend his dictator- !»nd it appeared that chaotic-* con.: .ship. That leaves revolution. But . Idillons tlircatcncd A few thou- when [hey come lo plot n revolt, | sa "d American troops were dls- Ihc dissatisfied Cubans find them- armed. Elections were l'-2ld in 1308 mlvca up against the United States. ' ; under our supervision and Jose which has an unbroken record of j Miguel Gomez was elected prcsi- intervcntion or strong opposition to I (le »t. for all nations, in China, and laid i among old time prospectors of the the fouudntion for Eubs?queul dip- ! Black Hills, following a find by lomatic relations with the Orient. Claude Adams, rancher, near 1 When the United States began ne- j caches made by early mi gotiti ions to build the Panama ' when threatened by Indian: Western Airplane Co. Installs Radios on Planes .mers s or when unable to carry their gold Canal. i,c: negotiated a treaty with t „„,, lv vall , llrell BU1U England that made this possible. ! have been turned up before. Many in all, he brought about more .homesteaders have come upon than 50 treaties. He was chosen | suc h caches of gold dust, one of the seven original members 1 Adams was huntins;. cattle. Boot the American. Academy of Arts ! comino thirsty he stopped at a and LeUers. He died m 1905. i spring. Under a grassy tank-Adams " ' ; saw a can for a cup. Hc-pullcci'it NEWSPAl'ER SUIT TOrS CASES 'cut and found it full oi sold dust. SPRINGFIELD, 111. <UP) — A ] At the jeweler's the gold was ap- newspapcr suit, which was success- 'praised at S745. BUTTE, Mont. (UP)—Installation of radio equipment, representing an expenditure of nearly STO,000 in air mail planes of the National Parks Airways, Inc., now is underway. E. J. Secly, radio engineer, said the installation is expected to be finished within t!ie next month. Intermediate wave length receiving sets will be placet! in each of the seven planes. This will enable the pilots to receive weather reports. The company cp:rates planes between Great Falls, Butte and Salt Lake City. I tell you, those times nrc making everything and everybody sing. But. about, the only song they can think of is, "It's Tight Like That." Tlie English writer who wrote nfter a visit to this country that American cooking was full of surprises, apparently lived on a diet of hash. ' The IJcebe expedition in Bermuda, has discovered an clastic fish. It is not a new discovery if it refers to the kind which simp at RID-OF 'THAT <3AUE-SMAKi! = MOST Cuban rebels. For 30 years, tills government appears to have been interested in about everything Cuban except Cuban liberties. Under this policy of course, American Interests have thrived on the island and we now have Investments there amounting to considerably more than a 'billion dollars. The Plat Amendment Cuban-American relations have had ns their prime Tudor the fn- nious Plait Amendment. Congress, enacted that In 1901 as an amendment to the army appropriation act an Article HI of tlie amendment I Is the one which always gets talked about when there is talk of tr6u- b!o In Cuba. It says: "The government of Cuba consents that the United Stales may exercise, the right lo intervene for the preservation of Cuban independence, the maintenance of n government, adequate for the protection of life, properly, aiitl individual liberties, and for discharging the obligations with respect to Cuba Imposed by the Treaty of Paris on Ihe United Slates, i-.w to be assumed nnd undertaken by (lie government of Cuba." This government has often been urged to step Into Cuba nnd Miper- i vise n free and fair elcciion en the —• theory that 11 is obligated to do so under the amendment, it has also bern urged to abandon the amendment altogether nnd let the Cubans have n revolution If they want ALBANY, N. Y. (UP)—More than 3,000.000 same birds, nnimals nnd fish were taken during thesc.i\ son, according to a compilation oil hunting and angling statistics frcm| 1929 license stubs. Alexander MacDonald, state corscrvalidn,commis- sioner, announced. Read Courier Ner.-s Want Ac!-; I'uts Down Kiot Jn 10)2. when another revolt was hrcatencd, this government .hrcalonert to intervene nnd the nsurrcotion was averted. Later in he same year Cuban negroes staged outbreaks and Gomez said.- he couldn't guarantee absolute pro- action to foreign property.. Gomez irotcstcil, however, when four companies of U. S. marines were landed m Cuba. The outbreaks subsided without bringing Ihe marines into •actual righting. There was another fishy-looking election in lOic after which Mcnocal became president and another revolution Lvgiin- Tlie United States, through Secretary Lansing, put Us foot down fht. declaring thai it supported constitutional government, that armed revolt was lawless nnd unrotiblilutioiinl and that "the extremely ijood economic conditions" in Cuba must to preserved. We were about to enter the World War and there was no sense in permitting a lot of trouble in Cuba at such a time. We sent warships and promised to wipe out the Insurrcclioimts Immediately if ihcy didn't lay down their arms. There was no further trouble, although American Iroops were kept in Cuba until 1922. The lust Cuban revolt was started against President Znyas in 1024. II blew up-after this government laid mi embargo on arms shipments to the rcb:ls and permitted the Zayas government to have all it needed. Foods Rich In Iron Help Sufferers From Anemia By lilt. MOltUlS FISIIttUN I times as much ns iwlatocs. All of Kdilor, Journal of the Amorlc.in-j these substances contain, however. Medical Associating ami of Hv- I considerable mtantlllcs of Iron and gcia, (lie Hc.illh .MaKuin: i arc useful in Ihe diets of anemic In cases of nncmln after any infections nnd swlsons have brrn controlled, or after any Infrctaikin with worms has been abolished, or after the poisons concerned h;uv been eliminated, and in which there arc no defects in blood loniut:on by the' btaxl-formliif: organ,-., nr in patient.*. In addition, however, to attempting (o give iron by projier diet .cue may be certain that the correct amount is bein& had by taking quantities of iron as medicine, for which several forms arc'available. It should be emphasized '.hat the. which Uicre U no excessive d ; -.struc- I discovery of infection anywhere tlon of blood cells in any of the j about the body mny mean that this organs of the body, u is customary infection Is responsible for blcod to improve the formation o: blood , destruction, hence a most careful by the giving of certain Mibstmicc study must be given to the ton.'Hs. the teeth, the prostate gland, the cars, tho Reiterative organs in women, or any other frequent source of Infection in attempting to control anemia. The gallbladder and the appen- j dlx may become infected wi;h in the diet which are particularly rich In Iron and in vitamins. Meats contain from two to eight limes more Iron than y.u-li substances as rice. Spinach amtains three times as much iron ;ii apples cr oats, seven times as r.-,uch as Stretch your dollar Advertising helps you stretch your dollar. You do not need to shop around all day to find what you want at tlie price you can afford to pay. 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