The Courier News from Blytheville, Arkansas on October 21, 1930 · Page 4
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BLYTHEVILLE. (ARK.)' COURIER NEWS TUESDAY, OCTOBER 21, 19! ANDCEVJ OOONTV, MO., * OVER. ANO EP IN THE »CK OF rHB BLYTHEVILLE COURIER NEWS TH« COURIER NEWS CO., PUBLISHERS -••''- 0. R. BABCOCK, Editor H. W. HAINB3, Advertising Manager Sate • NaUoul Advertising Represent»UTM: 'itw-'noiau"P. Ctark Co. Inc., New York, ptdJJKWphi*, Atl»nU, Dtllas, San Antonio, Ban FnociKO, Oblc«(o, St. Louii. PuMUbed JErery Altcrnoon Except Sunday, Entered as Mcond class matter at the pott ofllce -at 'siytherlUs, Arkansas, under act of Congress October 9, 1317. Served by the United Press SUBSCRIPTION RATES By carrier In the city of BIylhevillc, 15c P«r week or 16.50 per year In advance. By mail ulthin a radius of 60 miles, 13.00 per year $1 60 lor six months, 85c lor throe mouths; bv m»)l in postal zones two to six, inclusive, tiid per year, In tones seven tsd light, $10.00 per year, payable ill Sunday Pictures / Attendance ul a Sunday moving pic- lur» show seems to us to he one. of thc'i'o things that is not wrong unless you . think it is. Obvibnsly a person, who because of religious convictions or for any other reason regards it a isin .to attend a place of amusement on Sunday, ought to stay away. It ought not lo require a law to keep him away. And just as obviously it is no more wrong for another person, whose religious convictions establish no such bar, to visit a place of amusement on Sunday than on any oilier day. A decent regard for the rights of all people demands that we permit no activities on Sunday or on any other day in interference with religious observances or with the peace and <iuicl of tlve community. The presentation of moving pictures on Sunday involves no such interference, and because it, cloc.s not and because a very substantial number of our people welcome the opportunity of such diversion on Sunday we believe the city council acted with wisdom in declining to -place any obstacle in the way. Of course it remains against the law to operate a theatre on Sunday. But it would be highly inconsistent to condemn the theatre operator for such a violation as long as we not only permit, but 'seemingly welcorro, [similar violations by others. A law. tl'.^'aujji apply to alljclasses of Vixens is a poor law and one entitle^ 1 L0 little respect in a democratic cou.-ir.vy. college age mutt be card-indexed as closely as all that, she belongs; jkj; home with her mother instead of at college. Fewer Saks in the Orient Tlie American textih industry, which has been having tough enough sledding during recent years, faces even more gloom as a result of a report recently submitted fo the Pcpperell Manufacturing Company of .Boston by .Charles K. Jloser, chief of lh-i far east division of the Department of Commerqa. The far east, says Moser, will buy fewer Amevican textiles instead of more in the future. Why? Because of the aggressive competition now offer- id by Japan. The Japanese, he finds, aro making textiles mor,;i efficiently and economically than any othor'jpeople on earth, ami are extending th( [SIDE GLANCES By George Clark tilion.nol only in the Orient b§t into Great Britain itstflf. In the long run, of coulee, the in- dustriali/.ntion of the Orient will mean more prosperity for the Occident; but the years of adjustment will be hard to take. Mossr's .story will probably bo repealed in oilier lines many times during the next decade or two.' The Windmill Cuba-M. Higddn. Tims-Clock For Co-eds The dean of women at tlio University of Minnesota proposes that a sort of time clock bo installed at sorority, hoiii'os and rooming houses for all co- eda who go out on parties. Each girl would be obliged befera going out *T mark down on a card the .hour, tnc •place .she was going and the name of her escort. On her return the hour would be marked down as well. . The problems of a dean of women in a big state university arc knotty ones, heaven knows; yet it is a little hard to work up any great amount of admiration for this particular scheme. OIV- hand, one would say that if a girl of This cooli weather thickens the oil In automobiles and the sclf-slnrter has to exert Itself right sharply to start aio motor. Even the good .old _sprgurn molasses flow at breakfast has been somewhat retarded. Everything will be thickened by the cool weather but money,''l suppose.' * * * Times lire so hard I guess Santa Glaus will have to do "a whole lot of -his busliiess on credit this year; •„...-.-•'•> "•• '•'• , *,.., * *'* '" - ; . } To me, everything seems tp bj an extreme difficulty, .banged if I believe.: the''world is treating, me right. ..-l-bclieve If. just-rims over, me because'Ml 1? bigger than I am,,-A fellow told me yesterday 'that, I certainly .ojight to make good as a football player because I was such a gccxJ "kicker". But, really, I do not intend to kick but I Just 'cp.n't help' H. }'m Just ^floundering around .with the rest. of the poor ftsriT'"-. ^- v—«J.__^ * : * At. last an opportunity has"pJ«sented itself for ma to rrpke. fiome ycr^'- easy ^m8W£-—!-- ssr.4 one of my photos to Hie Liberty magazine this morning. It Is paying J500 a v.eek for the funniest faces. • • • : vantages.are available than In a; sanatorium situated In the north- em part o! our country mvd In a smoky atmosphere. Thus Englishmen regularly go to Srllccrlanl lor their tuberculosis when they have reached the stage in their disease, whereas they are well cared lor at home In the active stage. Modern scientific medicine provides methods of treatment for tuberculosis, Including surgical removal of the ribs and collapse of the lung, and Including also the injection of air into the thorax so as to collapse the lung and rest it In this manner. These methods a»e obviously 'available only where there are competent men to perform the operations and to take care of the Injections. The care of the patient with tuberculosis therefore requires not a routine treatment, but the best possible 'judgment of some one experienced In the study and treat- ncnt of this disease. "If you had to wash all hor clothes, you'd see that she didn'i romp around any more, than necessary, either." .WASHINGTON LETTER I,in«ui3tlc Watch dors of the State Department Translate , Some 3,000,000 Fortljn .Words In a Year, and One MliinterpretaUart Might Involve War. the United Stales in BY RODNEY DUTCHER NBA Sen-Ice'Writer, i WASHINGTON, Oct.' 21.—Most treaties between nations arc 'written In two or more ' languages and sometimes the mistntc'rprcla- tioh of .'a word in translation is likely lo cause a dispute \nliich might lead to war or something. So the' lUiRulstic «jq*rls In tha Translating Bureau of the fitate Department have to know their iluff! Last y^ar. Emer- sijn B. Christie, chief of tht bti- icau, and 'his four technical assistants translated about'.3.000,000 Clnlstie. "Foreign missions in Wnshlngton correspond either In French or their own, language. Japnn and China use English. tieht/ 1 en ambassadors.or ministers use Sua'iiish. France,... Belgium, Switzerland, Haiti and Turkey use French.. Most foreign' diplomats use good Englkh, but 1 when they commit .their own governments they want to use- thSir dvn tongue. ''Pi pie all over!• the Avorld write lo rlic White Hoiisie 'and about '38 per cent-of our- work comes'from there. The -work'continually-, increases. -' - ' .'•:- ".•..' Know - Everything! "The perfect translator lias to know everything, so there isu't any ICO per cent translator, though our iitm Wilfred Stevens -knows 28 Itititjuages. It. takes a iot-of technical knowledge when one of _us has to collect tha radio, .laws, of tile BATTLK OF TRAFALGAR On Oct. 21. 1805, Napolson gave up whatever plans he had of invading England when the allied French and Spanish fleets were : badly def-nted by Lord Nelson British admiral, off Caue Trafalgar. The victory not only gave England a memorable naval victory . but prestige on the seas, which it has since maintained. The day before the battle the .allied fleet of 33 ships ventured to put to sea. but they were met by Nelson with'21 ships. The British admiral had previously watched their maneuvers and sensed their movements Immediately. Before tlw light started, Nelson gave his famous signal, "England expects that every man will dr> his duty." After a desperate fight, is of the ,?nemy ships wcte captured and .the rest dispersed. Nelson was mortally wounded and his last words were. "Thank God, I have done my duly." The importance of Nelson's victory may be had from .this appreciation: "At Trafalgar they Uhe allied fleets) had plenty of room to maneuver ... yet they could not escape, such was the paralyzing From England comes the news that paper hns been invented which stretches like rubber. Just the thtnj on which, to wrlto snappy stories. Many a patient doesn't realize how much a dentist really'can'bore .until he starts a conversation. : I : New. York hootleagevs who ran; beer pipelines under the streets were forced, ot course, to depend upon, their underworld connections. A Boston paper, nftcr running a chess column for 16 years, abandoned It In favor of articles en backgamnion. Well, it's all in tlie game. New thli.t Llndy has purchased a farm 'n New Jersey does he expect to lly from chore to chore? OUT OUR WAY By William Treaties are only a part of Hie | tnr '|r[ schedules—are' 'often highly •ork but the-checking of parallel technical A translator has to'know exts is a vital -matter. Except in the sublecl well to rtvbld- making a HAVE CAUStP SEVERAL BARN F/RES,TWE PAST eutf.ff.ER., 89 CARRYING INI .UGHTHP CtGA&ET FOR. NESTING 01 Mo BY NU scnvicr. INC. ico pending identification by military officials. He was arrested by Officer A. D. Gwyiiu. effect of Nelson's tactics . Nelson had solved a problem that had puzzhd British admirals for R century—namely, how to prevent the French making off while most of their fleet was still more or les? in- Friday and Thirteen Lucky for Police Head MONTREAL (UP)—Friday and the 13th, both of which by some i are looked" upon as inauspicious days, are lucky for one Hulbert- Langevin, director of the Montreal police department. Even April Fool's Day has been kind to him. LaiiKvin first donned a Montreal policeman's uniform on Friday, August 13. 1902.- On April 1, 1925, he was promoted from captain to tact. For this reason Trafalgar is' regarded as tlie greatest of naval battles, and Nelson as the greatest of admirals." Alleged Army Deserter ;,. Held, by Local Police Mary, Princess Duchess of York may resume op- -? | eratiotis after being abandoned for * many years. A government Inquiry into practicability of re-opening mines at Dolgelly, Merionetl: ing made under the chairmanship of Professor H. Louis. - Wales was once famous for Its gold mining industry, hundreds of men' being employed, while one mine at Barmo'uth was successfully operated for over two centuries. MISSES TOUCHDOWN BY BELT DAVIDSON, N. C. (UP)—Many a touchdown has been missed by an iiispecipr, Three years later, on i i nc h.' a foot or a yard, but Buck September 13, he was made chief jriu Si Davidson Collese halfback of police. Then one Friday a few missed one by a bell. Buck received a pnnt from the Erskins Coi- lege side and started for the vis-j t i tors' goal, apparently headed ' ' weeks later, he was made director. Famous Royal Ring Gold Mine May Be Reopened LONDON. ajP)—The''gold mines on his" belt" forced ~tiim~ to the in Wales which produced the gold ground. He had a -'clear field ahead Queen when caught. treaty with an English-speaking ounlry they are wrllten hi -two olumns, one containing the text in English and the other in another anguagc. , Different Interpretations have led o many arguments, as each coun- ry follows Hie text in its own lan- ;uage-'and -in llmes.past some actually serious controversies . have arisen when it was claimed that lexis didn't agree. We made a basic treaty with Turkey In 1830 and the controversy over iulerpretalion lasted from 1868 through the World War, nearly causing rupture of diplomatic relations en a couple of occasions. Must Check Treaties . . Commodcre Porter, however, had originally agreed that In case of doubt tlie Turkish tcxl should be followed and that made argument move difficult for the Stale Department. Under present practice the Translating By:cau has to check te.xti before treaties arq signed ar.d Hie contracting - parties agrei on any changes. The bureau translates all foreign communications to the .While House, diplomatic notes and an- excil documents, laws and .pro- codings at International eonfer- ncci of interest 19 the department, rgnmcnts and documfnu ' sub- litlcrt at-international conferences n which this country lakes an in- ercst and unofficial communica- ioiis lo the department. "T\vo.thirds of ail our work Is in 'rench and Spanish," says Mr. bull, which is very' easy to do. "All foreign dictionaries are. inadequate. 36 much has developed since the 'War,' including radio and aviation ternihiology • ana '• liiafiy othe.- ulcRtlflc terms. It takes"a lot of research to handle these worcb correctly... ••;... "Ei cry language has' great difficulties in its protou-id-depths .-an! none Is worse than German,", added Translator L. S. 'Pt-rkins. a vet.erai linguist .spccliili-.lng in Europcni -ongues. -"That's because:of their Lcchnlcal terms. In German oxygen becomes sour-stulf, nitrogen becomes mother-stuff, Carbon: becomes cold-stuff, and hydrogen is water- stuff. Japanese Most Difficult "From a general standpoint, Japanese might be considered the most difficult language. The Japn- nese have three alphabets and you haVt to know thfcn all because you're, likely lo find them all used In (ho space of a few paragraph." . You might think that these vcl- enm' translators, who have to have an, underslanding of interimtioiia.l atlairs, wide technical knowledge, and-a complete acquaintance wllli taiiguagcs, would .be fntnsuratc salaries by paid cdin- thc govern- rtiCrit. They aren't. Chief Christie ccts S3300 a year and the others get from $1800 to $2800. ." ' An attempt is being made to have them classilicd for salary purposes in the "professional and scientific group. Just now they're under "clerical." Expert Advice Is Need in Sel ecting a Sanatorium chooiing the sanatorium has ^ take into account'the cost, so.-that 'the patient will not constantly b& worried by this question, and he must take into account also the that have vf- By<DR. MOjUHS FISHIJE1N Editor, Jevrnul of the American Mcdktl Association, ami nf Hy- jcia, the Hi-allli Mi C ruinc ' The person with UibcrciiUvls may sooner or later be compellc-,-1 to re- ', psychologic factors sort to a sanatorium in orf:r lhal jbcen mentioned.-, . . may achieve nrcprr s.lenlific i It has been', argfied that one'of treatment loi- mf. co.-.nu-..- : - j the principal .values .of n samtori-i Since the home lucil v.,th all '-11111. as also of health resorts, lies of--its personal rrtatio:-,=h;;i5 and in the fact that.-the patient Is lak- en away rroiu his usual environment and secures relaxation of the mind .Hid freedom from caro. , Tlie ]»rsou" with tuberculosis re. ... .... quires,'besides 1 rest, a reasonable belief of the patient, is m>..illy the amount'of fresh air and sunlight, one in which he hap]ir;;s to be. i a. proper diet and good medical Sanatoriums vary grc,ii:>- m their [care. The palicnl in Ihe exceeding- ability lo provide the iiuiionmen! ly active slagc of this disease re- of home and in then .1 . . . maintain in the imnti i> 1 . tient-a proper atlltnrlo ., disease. • Many persons ;;., reasonable soliUKic; oliu; an envir6ni\ient tha'u p-; plenty ol company .in; jtlon. i Obviously the phy;:;;,,- with its relief from maintaining any kind of attitude is fm\iameii- tal to healthful menial s'..ues, as Is pointed out tu the I.orulcn Lancet, the worst sanatomim. in the cility to ;hc pa- his quires rest much more than fresh air. Obviously, therefore, the provision of a suitable bedroom bcst in I good medical care Is his chief re- ilcmanct [quircmcnt. .Je.s for Tlie person \vlx> lias passed the .nvers.1- active tiaye and who needs fre»h air and .suulight will do inncii bst- who is'ler where such climato'.ojic ,_ad- That's his signature Your health—or your life—may depend on the accuracy of the prescription the doctor writes for you. Ho makes certain it is right before signing his name to it. But he does not check the prescription more carefully than manufacturer or store owner checks tlie advertisement appearing over his name. Look at any. one of the advertisements in this newspaper. It's sponsor is well known. That's his signature in clean, cold type—and he. realizes that incorrect statements above it would.jeopardize the health —the very existence of his business... Continued advertising invariably is proof of honest advertising and honest goods. You and the millions of others who consult advertising before you buy, have made advertising one'of the great forces of modern business. You have made it important to the manufacturer, to the merchant—and,to yourself. Consult the advertising with confidence

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